Stoughton High School - Stotonian / Semaphore Yearbook (Stoughton, MA)

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Compliments of Compliments of JOSEPH F. GOLDEN D. M. D. LTV. W. J. r J A JIV WRIGHT DITSON Compliments of Leading Athletic Outfitters to Schools, Colleges and Camps in New England LOWE POWERS 344 WASHINGTON STREET Boston, Mast. Modernize Your Home Now Building material prices are the lowest they have been in years. Profit by these low prices and beautify your home NOW! Norfolk Lumber Co. 43 Canton Street Phone 372 Stoughton Stoughton Historical Society v ' 6a P.O. Box 542 I vV5 Stoughton, MA 02072-0542 SeMcatton ' Cfjtja! item of tfje .Semaphore in affectionately bebkateb to Cfcriatme l onouan, tofjotfe unceasing efforts f)abe he Ipco do murfj to malic tfce J emapf)ore a Success!. SEMAPHORE STAFF Adviser Miss Dorothy A. Arnold Editor-in-chief Franklin S. MacCombie ' 32 Associate Editor Frank J. Jordan ' 32 Assistant Alice Bolin ' 33 Business Manager Eddie LaCivita ' 32 Assistant Joseph Greenberg ' 32 Assistant Tessie Bednarz ' 32 Literary Editor Frances Leahy ' 32 Assistant Helen Whiting ' 34 Alumni Editor John Keohane ' 32 Assistant Abbie Chase ' 32 Sports Editor — Boys Thomas Herron ' 32 Assistant Clyde Boutlier ' 33 Sports Editor — Girls Lauretta Dunkerly ' 33 Assistant Margaret Fereira ' 33 Joke Editor Philip McArdle ' 32 Exchange Editor Eleanor Darling ' 32 Art Editor Irene Callan ' 32 Social Editor Elizabeth Webster ' 32 Senior Assistant Despina Vacoulis ' 32 Junior Assistant Bronie Yukon ' 33 Sophomore Assistant Russell Hayden ' 34 Stoughton Historical Society P.O. Box 542 Stoughton, MA 02072-0542 A Magazine Published by the Students of Stoughton High School MAGAZINE SOUTHEASTERN News-Magazine Two Times a Y ear Z__ _ Bi-Monthly Vol. XIII, No. 2 Stoughton, Mass., June, 1932 Price 25 Cents TABLE OF CONTENTS Dedication 1 Semaphore Staff 2 Staff Picture 4 Senior Biographies 5 Senior Class Picture 6 " Class of ' 32 " 11 Class Ode 13 Name, Noted For, Future 14 Literary 16 School News 22 The Faculty . m 24 Poetry 30 Autograph Page 31 SEMAPHORE STAFF Back row (left to right) — T. Herron, R. Hayden, C. Boutlier, J. Keohane, P. McArdle. Second row — A. Chase, D. Vacoulis, A. Bo! in, Miss Arnold, B. Yukon, L. Dunkerly, F. Leahy, H. Whiting. Front row — I. Callan, E. Webster, J. Green berg, E. LaCivita, F. MacCombie, F. Jor- dan, T. Bednarz, E. Darling. From the Editor To the Seniors : — I want to thank you for your co-operation and support in making this paper a success. I have greatly enjoyed my associations with you, both as a class and as individuals and I hope that you may attain success in lite, bearing in mind this saying by Francis L. Cooper : " Success comes to him who keeps one leap ahead of his work, while failure waits on him who lags one step behind. " To the Undergraduates : — I also ap- preciate the support which I have re- ceived from you. May you continue with Page Four the good work and keep the school " on the map " . To the Teachers : — May I here express in beh alf of the Senior Class our appre- ciation of the interest which you have shown in us. YYe hope that you have en- joyed the associations we have had dur- ing the past four years as much as we have. To Miss Goeres : — The Senior Class thanks you for your efforts to exemplify our musical ability. Of course the talent was present already, but it was through your efforts that it was brought forth and utilized. Patronize Semaphore Advertisers STOUGHTON HIGH SCHOOL Seniors— 1 932 Adviser- OFFICERS -Miss Christine Donovan President — Frank Jordan. Vice President — Evelyn Winship. Class Song — " Our First Flag. " Treasurer — Joseph Greenberg. Secretary — Abbie Chase. Class colors — Purple and White. Class Motto — " We have crossed the bay, the ocean lies before us. " JOHN BETE " Johnny " Science Club 1-2-3, Senior Play as Adam Wade. John is the one that runs the Bete Taxi Service and some of the underclass mem- bers will miss their rides. John should re- ceive some credit for the work he did to make the Senior Play a success. SAMUEL BORDINELLI " Sammy " Track 2, Football 3, Soph. Basketball, Glee Club, Banquet Committee. " Sammie " is so quiet that we have just discovered that he was a member of our class. HARRY BOTSCH " Harry " Football, Glee Club 3, Science Club 3, Senior Publicity Committee, Reception Committee. Harry is one of the drugstore cowboys and if his high ideas are ever taken over we will soon be out of depression. FRANCIS CROWLEY " Sunshine " Bentley ' s Glee Club 1-2, Basketball 4, Senior Play as " Tim Hopper " . Francis is a bit mischievous but he is looking forward to be a town official. FREDERICK KELLIHER " Fred " President of Science Club, Gift Commit- tee. Fred ' s path is the path of science. Patronize Semaphore Avertisers FRANCIS DALY " Fran " Boston College Football 3-4, Glee Club 1-2-3-4, Senior Octette, Freshman Quartet, History of the Senior Class. Whenever we see Francis we also see an office girl. JOHN ELKEVICH " Elky " Football 2-3-4, Basketball 2-3-4, (South Shore Sub-center). Baseball Manager 3-4, Senior Octette, S. Club, Sophomore Hal- lowe ' en Party, Ring Committee, Gift Com- mittee Chairman. John is one of the smart seniors and we hope he makes good his High School edu- cation. CHARLES FAY " Bobbie " St. John ' s Prep. Football 3-4, Hockey Captain, S. Club, Ring Committee, Athletic Banquet, Ban- quet Committee Chairman. Charles was one of our best football men and shows his skill at baseball. His one am- bition is to go out with a girl one night without someone knowing it. MARION BUTTON " Buttons " " Buttons " is one of the smallest girls in the class, but her laugh equals the biggest part of the class. Her favorite sport is swimming and she bewails the negligence of the builders of the High School in omit- ting a Swimming Pool. MATTHEW JACOBS " Jake " " Jake " did a good job as business man of the Senior Play. " Jake " is acquainted with all kinds of cars — and women. Page Five STOUGHTON HIGH SCHOOL KENNETH WHITE " Ken " Football 3-4, Basketball 2-3-4, Baseball 3-4, Hockey Manager, Orchestra 1-2-3-4, Junior Prom. Committee, Publicity Com- mittee, Track 2, Banquet Committee. " Ken " worked hard and received his let- ter in basketball. He is a drummer in the orchestra. WILLIAM WOOD " Billy " New Bedford Textile Science Club 2-3, Glee Club 4, Reception Committee. " Billy " is another quiet Senior, but you should see him outside of school. ERNEST FITZGERALD " Fitzie " Track 1-2, Freshman Baseball and Bas- ketball, Public Speaking, Senior Play Com- mittee, Sophomore Party, Reception Com- mittee. " Fitzie " is the assistant manager of the State Theatre and we hope to see him Man- ager some day. JOSEPH GREENBERG " Joe " Basketball 3-4, Semaphore 4, Glee Club 4, Student Council, Senior Dance Commit- tee, " S " Club Dance Committee, Junior Prom. Committee, Senior Treasurer, Senior Advisory Board, Ring Committee, Sopho- more Party, Senior Octette. " Joe " likes to argue and never wants to be defeated in an argument. That is why he received the title of bluffer. JOHN KEOHANE " Pat " S emaphore 1-2-3-4, Glee Club 1-2, Fresh- man Baseball and Basketball, Quartet, Publicity Committee of Senior Play, Ring Committee, Class Motto Committee, Gift Committee. " Pat " did good work on the Semaphore staff and wants to be editor of a magazine of his own. RICHMOND LEONARD " Leaky " Bowdoin Freshman Baseball, Freshman Secretary, Glee Club 1-2, Ring Committee, Senior Ad- visory Board, Graduation Committee, Ivy Oration. Richmond is the smartest Senior and al- though he never brought honors to the school in sports, he is bringing honors in studies. JOHN GRIGAS " Fat " Bentley ' s Football 2-3-4, Basketball 2-3, Baseball 2-4, Class Officer 1-2-3, " S " Club, Junior Prom Committee, Ring Committee, Sopho- more Hallowe ' en Committee, Senior Class Advisory Board, Student Council, Gradua- tion Committee. John has tried out for everything, with the exception of cheer leader. He thought he should give Eddie a break. John ' s am- bition in life is to have a cigarette that will never burn out. GEORGE HARDING " Husky " Bentley ' s Glee Club 1-2, Orchestra 1-2-3-4, Track 1-2. ' " Husky " is our star drummer of the school and he is showing the world that rjood things come in small packages. CHARLES HERN " Red " Track 1, Basketball 1-2-3-4, Baseball 1-2-3-4, Football 3-4, Student Council 2, Reception Committee. " Red " was chosen as our star athlete, and he sure does live up to his part. We hope that he makes good in the world. THOMAS HERRON " Tommie " Semaphore 1-2-3-4, Glee Club 3, Sopho- more Treasurer, Sophomore Hallowe ' en Party, Manager of Freshman Baseball, Sophomore Basketball, Reception Commit- tee. " Tommie " is the school ' s reporter and will try to be an editor of the Stoughton paper soon. ELI KAMINSKY " Eli " Aeronatics Track 2-3, Freshman Basketball, Orches- tra 1-2-3-4, Glee Club 1-2, Senior Publicity Committee of Senior Play, Ring Commit- tee, Class Motto Committee, Gift Commit- tee. " Eli " has kept a secret from us for four years. He wants to be an aviator and we hope that he stays on earth enough to meet some of us in later years. EARLE WHITTEN " Junior Skunk " Engineerir.ij Freshman Baseball, Banquet Committee. Earle is very quiet and is stealing Rudy Vallee ' s " It " away from him fast. Ask Helen. Patronize Semaphore Avertisers Page Seven THE SEMAPHORE RODGER KELL " Mackie " Business School Football 1-2-3-4, Basketball 2-3-4, Base- ball 2-3-4, President of Sophomore Class, Reception Committee Chairman. Rodger is the boy that is always blush- ing, but this can not hold him back from making good in the world. FRANKLIN S. MacCOMBIE " Mac " Brown University Track 1, Semaphore 1-2-3-4 (Editor 4), Freshman Quartet, Glee Club 1-2-3-4, Prize Speaking 1, Senior Class Play 4, Operetta 1, Senior Advisory Committee 4, Senior Octette 4, Historian. " Mac " is the editor of this paper and has done his duties very well. He is prepar- ing for the ministry. JOSEPH WALENT " Joe " Football 2-3-4, Baseball 1-2-3-4, Basket- ball 4, Banquet Committee. " Joe " has made up his mind to be a big business man and use his salesmanship. PHYLLIS BROWN " Phyl " " Phyl " is a traveler. She once lived in Stoughton, but deciding she needed a change she moved to Taunton, and then to Newton, attending school in both places. Finally, last year, she decided that there is no town like the home town, so back she came and here she is. She has done her share in athletics and has received letters in both Basketball and Hockey; besides be- longing to the " S " Club and Glee Club. DOUGLAS S. MACKIERNAN " Doug " M. I. T. Science Club 1-2-3-4, Assistant Stage Manager of Senior Play, Class Lawyer. " Douig " is another one of our scientists that we wish luck to their experiments. JOSEPH ROBINSON " Joe " Freshman Baseball, Banquet Committee. " Joe " and " Junior " competed to see who could do the least work in salesmanship. We ' d call it a draw. ELMER TAY " Pal " Track 1-2-3, Glee Club 1, Football 3, won prize Singleton Public Speaking Con- test 1, Science Club 1-2-3-4, Dramatic Club 4, Athletic Banquet. Elmer was the leading man in the Senior Play and played his part well. His one am- bition is to have an experiment come out right the first time. PAUL TRACY " Chesto " Football 3-4, Baseball 3, Glee Club 1-2. " Chesto " was a good man on the foot ball team and will be missed by Mr. Burke next year. EDWARD WANCUS " Eddie " Northeastern Univ. Baseball 3-4, Freshman Basketball, Glee Club 1-2-3, Senior Advisory Board, Gradu- ation Committee. " Eddie ' s " one ambition is to meet all the girls at the baseball games that he hears so much about. Page Eight LAURA CLEMENT " Law " Laura is another one of our athletically- inclined girls. She played Forward on our Basketball teams for four years and last year she was honored as the highest in- dividual scorer in the state; making it pos- sible for our Basketball girls to play at the tournaments in Ware. She has also done her bit at the various clubs, the Glee Club, the Dramatic Club, etc. ELEANOR REARDON " Pat " Eleanor Reardon is another of our popu- lar girls. Her infectious giggle is a preced- ing announcement of Eleanor ' s coming. Although she ' s not keen on looks, she loves a good time and therefore usually has one. Good luck to you, " Pat " . TESSIE BEDNARZ " Tes " Why is it when we hear someone say " Tes " we up and think of the person who does so much for her class, as well as aiding the foot- ball and baseball teams in selling their tickets. She played " Patricia " in our Senior Play and did the leading part justice. " Tes " has ambitions to be a great swim- mer some day, and it won ' t be her fault if she isn ' t! A very busy girl, " Tess " . If she ' s wanted, call at least a day before! FANNY MARSHALL " Fanny " Fanny believes in doing things. She be- longs to various clubs and has done great work in Gym classes. Fanny intends to go to B. U. Patronize Semaphore Advertisers STOUGHTON HIGH SCHOOL HELEN SPILLANE " Spillie " Helen hasn ' t much to say, but she does her little bit. She was Secretary of the class in her Junior year and was President of the Home Economics Club in her Senior year. Nor have committees lacked her presence. KATHLEEN QUINN " Kay " " Kay " is tall, slender and a typical dark- eyed beauty. She has a habit of ijetting ses- sions, but she manages to find time for clubs and committees. During her Senior year she has been Secretary of the Home Economics Club. MARGARET FOSTER " Missy " " Missy " believes in being a help instead of a hindrance. She was the busy Basket- ball Manager during her Senior year, and also during her Senior year she played Goal on the Hockey Field. She has be- longed to the Dramatic Club, French Club, and Home Economics Club. ESTELLE JONES " Estelle " In a recent contest, Estelle was voted the " quietest girl in the class " and she certain- ly lives up to her description. However, the French Club and the Glee Club can vouch for her presence. EILEEN WELCH " Eileen " Eileen has aspirations of becoming a nurse. Did someone say, " God help the patient " ? Oh, no, she is not at all like that, even though she does drive the Ford rather recklessly. But she performs her duty as the Stock Room Girl in an orderly way. ELINOR JACKSON " Jackie " " Jackie " has dramatic ability. She was " Mrs. Carroll " in the Senior Play and is soloing in the Cantata. She has rather worn out the floors, carrying the attendance slips every morning. HELEN ZAISER " Helen " Helen wants to be an accountant and is going to Burdett ' s. She has belonged to many different clubs and has made her numerals in Basketball. Patronize Semaphore Avertisers MARGARET JOYCE " Peg " Margaret is a quiet girl with a con- tagious grin. She has been on various com- mittees and has been faithful in her at- tendance at the Home Economics Club for four years. " Peg ' s " ambition is to be a nurse. MARY MORRIS " Red " Mary is noticeable throughout the school because of her carroty-red hair. This adds to her popularity, however, and she has been voted the " It " girl of the Senior Class. Besides being on several committees and belonging to several clubs, " Red " has found time to join the Honor Roll. EVANGELINE MALINOSKY " Vangie " Judging from the amount of noise " Van- gie " makes, one would think she never does anything. But this is not the case — she be- longs to the French Club and has belonged to various other clubs throughout her four years. OLIVE WILSON " Ollie " Olive is the class aristocrat, as we dis- covered when she performed her role as " Mrs. Smith-Porter " in the Senior Play. Could she high-hat the people! But Olive isn ' t really like that. She is a living adver- tisement — " Gentlemen Prefer Blondes " ! MARJORIE AMERY " Marj " " Marj " hasn ' t made much noise during her four years at High, but we all know she ' s here. Rain or shine, Marjorie does her daily dozen by walking to school way from the wilds of West Stou hton. ELIZABETH WEBSTER " Beth " " Beth " is one of our outstanding ath- letes. She has made letters in both Hockey and Basketball, and Captained the Hockey team in her Senior year. She was also chos- en for the All-Boston Hockey Team. She has had more than her share of Committees and Clubs and has performed her duties admirably. Of course she lives up in the Rural District, but who said good people couldn ' t be found in the " Sticks " ? We sometimes wonder why " Beth " seems so in- terested when anything connected with " farming " is mentioned in Biology class. Page Nine THE SEMAPHORE MARY MURPHY " Mollie " Those of you who saw the Senior Play remember Mary as Minnie Knoop. Wasn ' t she a howl in that! Public Speaking was her specialty during her first two years at High. EVELYN WINSHIP " Evie " " Evie " can always be found in the ca- pacity of someone ' s secretary. She has been Mr. Randall ' s right-hand woman during this last year. In the Senior Play she played the part of " Elsie Crowder, " a girl who " knew what she wanted and when she wanted and how she wanted and who final- ly got him! " " Evie " has also been Frank Jordan ' s right-hand woman in the position of the Vice-President of our class. " Evie ' s " " Cheesebox " is a well-known curio of the town. Besides all this executive work she has found time to belong to several clubs, as well as to appear listed on the Honor Roll as being " last but not least " . We won- der if someone has been reading her notes, since this last year she has taken to study- ing Shorthand. IRENE CALL AN " Slim " " Slim " believes in beir;j on committees. She has been frequently found putting last minute touches on dance decorations, or sampling the refreshments. She has also been in the Home Economics Club and the French Club. Her special delight, however, is to fly about the gym, during gym classes. RUTH GUSHING " Ruddy " Ruth ' s specialty, outside of school work, seems to have been clubs of all sorts and sizes. She has attended Glee Club regularly for four years. She has also belonged to the Dramatic, French, Commercial, and " S " Clubs. She has also - iven a full share of her time to Basketball and Hockey. FRANK JORDAN " Frankie " B. C. President of class 3, 4, Student Council 3, 4. (President 4), Junior Ring Commit- tee 3, Senior Advisory Board 4, Science Club 1, Stc e Manager Senior Play, Pub- licity Committee Senior Play, Semaphore 4, Commencenynt Week Committees: Graduation, Banquet, Reception, Sopho- more Dance Committee 2. " Frankie " is posing as a gigolo and is driving around in a Pontiac. Page Ten ABBIE CHASE " Chasie " Abbie is our Class Secretary and to see her rushing around is proof enough that she is an ambitious personage. Glee Club and Basketball, together with various com- mittees, have served to occupy all of her cinie. To say nothing of her boy-friend. MIRIAM WECHSLER " Mickey " " Mickey " is one ' s idea of the " perfect typist " , even though she does loiter behind counters. She made the highest record in typing a few weeks r» o, and we ' re very proud of her. She belongs to the Dramatic Club and was once " Martha Washington " in a patriotic play, which was presented in assembly. DOROTHY LEAVITT " Dot " Dorothy is the one who likes to write notes when she shouldn ' t. Her great ac- complishment is in keeping her hair in per- fect order. I never have seen it rumpled, have vou? Clubs have been " Dot ' s " special- ty. BLANCHE WALENT " Bronie " " Bronie " is the girl who knows her type- writing and shoi-thand. She once attempted the impossible — taking down Mr. Maffeo ' s assignments in shorthand. Outside of be- having: herself in class, " Bronie " has be- longed to the Glee Club for two years and also to the Commercial Club and the French Club. ELEANOR DARLING " Sally " Eleanor was our helpful aide-de-camp in the Senior Play. She was our prompter and without her what would we have done? She has played Basketball and Hockey and has served on various committees. Amont st all her activities in club work, Eleanor has found time to attain the Honor Roll sever- al times. EDWARD LaCIVITA " Cookie " Cheer Leader 2, 3, 4, Manager of Bas- ketball, " S " Club Travelogue: Publicity Manager, " Bud " in Senior Class Play, Bas- ketball 4, Graduation Committee 4, Senior Advisory Board 4. Eddie is a high-powered salesman. Some day he will adsentmindedly sell HIMSELF. Patronize Semaphore Advertisers ST OUGHT ON HIGH SCHOOL AMELIA RUSSELL " Millie " Millie has concentrated on her studies mostly, but her outside activities have not suffered. The Glee Club and the French Club are within her circle of amusements. DESPINA VACOULIS " P ' nut " " P ' nut " is seen everywhere and is known every place, in school. She has entered all athletics with great zest and has made both numerals and a letter. She is our Class Pianist, playing for the Glee Clubs, Chorus work, and in the orchestra. " P ' nut " is planning to attend the New England Con- servatory of Music, and we sincerely hope she makes r ood in her chosen profession. And we mustn ' t forget the comical part she had in the Senior Play, of " Angelina Knoop — the loved one of Bud " . JOHN LISOWSKI " Yoni " " Yoni " is a very quiet boy and is noted for doing his Problems. " Yoni " is going to Meade ' s Academy to further his studies. The Class of 32 AMERY, MARJORIE Fourth period Marjorie holds the office down ; Always a smile, never a frown. BEDNARZ, TESSIE Some girls are popular, so they chime; This holds for Tes all the time. BETE, JOHN John has a girl whether near or far; I wonder if it is because of the car? Evelyn W inship John E lkevich George H arding Marjorie A mery Despina V acoulis John B E te Abbie Eleanor Frank J Helen Fanny Mar Miriam W Eleanor C hase R eardon O ordan S pillane S hall E chsler D arling Elmer T ay Charles H ern Dorothy L E avitt Tessie B ednarz Charles F A y Francis Dal Y Paul T racy Ruth Cus H ing Richmond L E onard Mary M O orris Irene C allan Laura CI E ment Helen Z A iser Kathlee N Quinn Ernest F I tzgerald John Li S owski Phyllis B rown Rodger K E 11 Margaret F oster Harry B O tsch Joseph R obinson Eileen W E lch Amelia R U ssell Elizabeth Web S ter BORDINELLI, SAMUEL Sam is always laughing, all day long. Who said life was not a song? BOTSCH, HARRY Where is Canton, you want to know? Hany will tell you how to go. BROWN, PHYLLIS Who tries to knock our school upside down? Only our hilarious Phyllis Brown. BUTTON, MARION How do your shoes last more than a week? Walking on that rocky, old, Gay Street. Patronize Semaphore Avertisers CALLAN, IRENE Drawing pictures of pretty clothes; Perfect figures from head to toes. CHASE, ABBIE Abbie has a weakness of whom she is fond. He is very bit and strong and sort of a reddish blonde. CLEM ENT, LAURA In athletics she leads the way. Here is a girl you can ' t delay. CROWLEY, FRANCIS When he opens his mouth to sing, Oh, death, where is thy sting! Page Eleven THE SEMAPHORE CUSHIXG, RUTH Ruthie sure can laugh well; A happiness no one else can tell. DALY, FRAXCIS In English, Daly changed his seat, Now he acts so nice and sweet. DARLING, ELEANOR When Eleanor seems to be in whirls, Ask her why she always wears Pearls. ELKEVICH, JOHN A big, bold blonde, but that ' s no harm, For recess dancing hath its charm. FAY, CHARLES Charlie sure can drive a car, But, big boy, don ' t t o too far. FITZGERALD, ERNEST When Fitzy a blunder makes Tell him a cure is " Yeast Cakes " . FOSTER, MARGARET For being the most popular Missy was on the edge, For good things come in small packages. GREENBERG, JOSEPH Joe, our treasurer who collects the dues. Has a way of collecting news. GRIGAS, JOHN What a noise, what a roar — There is Grigas at the door. HARDING, GEORGE What is the riot, Yea, oh boys, Little things make lots of noise. HERN, CHARLES Some folks come to school to learn; This makes us wonder about Charlie Hern. HERRON, THOMAS Tommy is learning what to cook, So he ' ll always keep good looks. JACKSON, ELINOR Ruby lips and some more Makes the lawyer ' s son adore. JACOBS. MATTHEW He ' s the boy that drives so fast You often wonder who went past. JONES. ESTELLE Estelle is a lady light and fan- She ' s always sincere and exceedingly square. Parj-e Twelve JORDAN, FRANK Most Freshmen come to learn their A. B. C. But one comes for Frank to see. JOYCE, MARGARET Always laughing, never in tears; Sometimes blushing behind the ears. KAMINSKY, ELI Running the track is no cinch, Eli tieads evei-y inch. KEOHANE, JOHN Brown suit and gray hat, Ladies ' man! There goes Pat. KELL, RODGER Rodger certainly has a way That ' s bound to get him there some day KELLIHER, FREDERICK Fred will be a teacher yet , A chem. Prof., what do you bet? LACIVITA, EDWARD Some folks have lots to do and say, This is Eddie, every day. LEAVITT, DOROTHY She has lots of pep and is full of fun; She is witty and merry till day is done. LEONARD, RICHMOND His lessons are always his main dish; To attend Bowdoin is his wish. LISOWSKI, JOHN Lisowski was a marble champ, Now the girls he tries to vamp. MacCOMBIE, FRANKLIN From S. H. S. he is headed for Brown, Good luck, Mac, we won ' t hold you down. MACKIERNAN. DOUGLAS Doug, although very quiet, Is apt to start an awful riot. MALINOSKY, EVANGELINE Yangie ' s heart is pure as gold, But boys say it ' s hard to hold. MARSHALL, FANNY Fanny will be a teacher fair, A type that is so very rare. MORRIS, MARY Whereever pep doth head a hand, Red is there, strike up the band! Patronize Semaphore Advertisers STOUGHTON HIGH SCHOOL MURPHY, MARY Around school, Molly is so quiet But in our play she was a riot. QUINN, KATHLEEN She can talk all day and night And in the end it ' s all, all right. REARDON, ELEANOR Some folks are always getting in Dutch, Here is one with the likes of such. ROBINSON, JOSEPH Joe is a big and handsome brute And finds someone on Leach St. very cute. RUSSELL, AMELIA Very pretty with pretty curls, Just what makes the boys like girls. SPILLANE, HELEN When Helen downtown drives her car, Everyone keeps a distant far. TAY, ELMER A wondeiful actor is Elmer Tay, He was the hero of our play. TRACY, PAUL Tracy has a figure, that woddles all around, But in the end he gets there, always safe and sound. VACOULIS, DESPINA Peanut with care her music will treat And she is the kind you ' ll want to meet. WANCUS, EDWARD Why do girls go to a baseball game? To watch Eddie attain his fame. WALENT, BLANCHE Sometimes quiet, sometimes gay, But when there ' s noise it ' s from Bronie ' s way. WALENT, JOSEPH Here is a man who makes girls get weak When they see him coming up the street. WEBSTER, ELIZABETH Athletics, Beth seems to adore But her lessons are a bore. WECHSLER, MIRIAM She can spell and she can type; That ' s the spirit, she ' s all right. Patronize Semaphore Avertisers WELCH, EILEEN A hard worker is our Eileen In the stockroom she may be seen. WHITE, KENNETH Whence did your fat come from Ken? Won ' t tell? Well, it ' s ice cream then. WILSON, OLIVE At school so calm and dignified But, boys, just meet her once, outside. WINSHIP, EVELYN While the rest are struggling at Battle of Sea, Evie gets by on a smile in history. WOOD, WILLIAM Here is a classmate we adore, In his company there is not a chance for bore. ZAISER, HELEN Helen can look over the rest of us But she is as good as the best of us. Class Ode Words by DESPINA VACOULIS 1 Dear Stoughton High we ' re leaving you, Leaving you, oh so staunch and true, So dear to us you forever will be; We ' ll struggle hard towards fame for thee. Stoughton, we pledge to you To carry things through; We ' ll fight all odds and win And we ' ll rest triumphant and say with a grin, ' ' Twas for you, dear Stoughton High! " 2 The hopes that we have we ' ll build for you, You ' ll be proud when they all come true. Your flag a standard has set for us, It stands for all glorious. Stoughton, long live your name, Dear you ' ll always remain. Your praises lor.g will ring And to you our offerings we all shall bring, Stoughton High, you we all acclaim! Page Thirteen SENIOR WHAT NOTED FOR FUTURE John Bete riis 1 axi .Bete laxi service Samuel Bordinelli His Quietness Ad. for Life Buoy Soap Harry Botsch Drug Store Cowboy Owner of Town Drug Store Francis Crowley His mischief Town Manager Francis Daly Doing Problems Professor John Elkevich Teacher ' s Pet Bootlegger Ernest Fitzgerald Generosity Manager 01 state 1 neatre ndi les r ay His women Bigamist Joseph Greenberg His chisel work Politician John Grigas His wit Walter Winchell George Harding His drumming Drum Major Charles Hern Athletics High School Coach Thomas Herron Wise cracks Comic Section Editor Matthew Jacobs ills r 01a Junk dealer Frank J ordan Weakness for Freshmen Bartender Eli Kaminsky Tailoring Fish peddler Kodger Kell Bashf ulness Heartbreaker Frederick Kelliher His scientific knowledge Einstein the II John Keohane Charlie Fay ' s only rival Truck driver Eddie LaCivita Speaker for everyone Circus barker Richmond Leonard His good marks Tightrope walker Douglas MacKiernan TT ' His experiments scientist Franklin MacCombie His pleasantness Minister Joseph Robinson His sweetness Women ' s man h,lmer lay His good looks Model for Lucky Strikes Paul Tracy His brawny chest Stror.rj man in a circus Edward Wancus His baseball West Stoughton Tigers Kenneth White Red hair Clara Bow ' s only rival tirle W nitten U. S. A. (unusual sex appeal) The perfect husband William Wood His punctuality Principal Joseph Walent His studies Salesmanship teacher Marjorie Amery Her size A debutante Tessie Bednarz Dramatic ability Advice to heartbreakers Phyllis Brown Noise Missionary Marion Button Imagination Reno customer Irene Callan Her art ability Cartoonist Abbie unase Her affairs with other classmen Divorcee Laura Clement Athletics Gold digger Ruth Cushing Her beauty OLD MAID Eleanor Darling Her flirtatious nature Opera singer Margaret Foster Her operation Anything for a man Elinor Jackson That walk Ziegfeld ' s Follies Estelle Jones Quietness Model Mangaret Joyce Her tardy record Lady in circus Dorothy Leavitt Her hair cut Animal trainer Evangeline Malinosky " I don ' t know " The perfect wife Fannie Marshall Good naturedness Beauty specialist Mary Morris Being Class Flirt Clara Bow the II Mary Murphy Her pleasantness Man-hater Kathleen Quinn Her winning ways Resident of North Easton Eleanor Reardon Her giggle Snake Charmer Amelia Russell Curiosity Gossiper Helen Spillane Deviltry Ad. for Lux Soap Despina Vacoulis Music Musician Blanche Walent Her boy friends Lady of Leisure Elizabeth Webster He ' - sarcasm Aviatrix Miriam Wechsler Ability in type Chain Store Owner Eileen Welch Excuses Widow Olive Wilson Her blonde hair Chorus Girl Evelyn Winship Pleasing personality Mrs. ?????? Helen Zaiser Generosity Trapeze Artist Page Fourteen Patronize Semaphore Advertiser STOUGHTON HIGH SCHOOL Commencement Week Committees Mr. Randall Graduation F. Jordan E. Winship J. Greenberg A. Chase T. Bednarz I. Callan E. Darling B. Walent M. Morris J. Grigas R. Leonard E. LaCivita F. MacCombie E. Wancus Miss Donovan Reception F. Jordan E. Winship J. Greenberg A. Chase R. Kell, Chairman T. Bednarz M. Joyce D. Leavitt R. Cushing E. Malinosky E. Reardon F. Marshall E. Fitzgerald W. Wood T. Herron C. Hern H. Botsch E. Kaminsky Mr. Knowles Banquet F. Jordan E. Winship J. Greenberg A. Chase C. Fay, Chairman G. Hardir.ij S. Bordinelli J. Robinson E. Whitten K. White E. Welch H. Zaiser E. Jones K. Quinn L. Clement J. Walent M. Amery M. Foster CLASS DAY Ivy Oration R. Leonard Miss Arnold Class Will D. Mackiernan Miss Gulski Prophets P. Brown Miss Hammond A. Russell E. Webster BANQUET History F. Daly Miss Earnshaw F. MacCombie M. Wechsler M. Morris Gift Committee J. Elkevich, Chair. Mr. Burke F. Kelleher D. Vacoulis M. Button J. Keohane Class Ode D. Vacoulis Charles Hern took charge of the 4th period Problems class on Monday, April 18, and a good time was had by all. First, we laughed at his attempts, then the windows were opened and we froze. Then the period progressed with Prof. Hern firing questions at us. Mr. Francis Crowley did the answering. Patronize Semaphore Avertisers Although Prof. Hern did not keep the class very quiet, he did| keep them in good humor. Crowley says the food must be bad since appendicitis has become popular and Mr. Maffeo wants to know if there is going to be a hunger strike. Page Fifteen A Visit to An Antique Factory Douglas Mackiernan ' 32 Last June I had the privilege of visit- ing Mr. Knott T. W ood ' s famous antique factory in Hingham. I was conducted through the factory by Mr. Wood him- self, who explained all the processes necessary to manufacture an antique. We started our tour of the factory at the receiving department where the wood used in the work is brought in. Immedi- atelv after the wood enters the receiv- ing room, it is sent to the preparation shed. Here the wood is put through a large tank of hot water. Then it is ex- posed to the light of mercury arcs to sim- ulate sunlight. Next it is sent through a drving oven, from which it emerges bleached and weather-beaten. From this department we followed the wood to the shaping shop and the assembly room. Here the various articles of furniture were assembled. They bore as yet no resemblance to an antique. Mr. Wood ex- plained that the antique effect was the re- sult of putting the furniture through the last and most interesting process, the ageing process. " On the left, " said Mr. Wood, as we entered the finishing department, " is our corps of expert worm-hole drillers. These men can produce a worm-hole in a piece of furniture that would even fool a worm. " We walked over to view the process closer at hand. I noticed that every hole was gauged carefully, and I asked Mr. Wood the reason for it. " That. " said Mr. Wood, " is the result of an unpleasant incident a few months ago. A man brought in one of our Louis X armchairs with a large piece out of one of the lees. He declared that a worm got caught in one of our worm holes, and the other worms who had come to his rescue had been forced to cut away a large part of the leg to release the pris- oner. We have now taken precaution against a repetition of this incident by making all the holes large enough for any worm. " Farther along the floor of the building we came upon the Dents and Bumps De- partment. Here a group of three experts labored to produce realistic bumps and nicks in the furniture. Their equipment for this work consisted of a large ham- mer, a crowbar, a pneumatic riveter, and several hydraulic presses. Xext we came to the place where the " moth holes " were put in the upholstery. A man sat in a chair with a brush in one hand and a jar of acid in the other. A workman would bring up a piece of fur- niture and place it before him. Then the expert in the chair would sprinkle acid over the upholstery, thus creating the moth holes. Mr. Wood here explained that they were trying to train genuine moths for this work, as it was hard to control the action of the acid. From this department the furniture, now as antique as possible, went to the shipping room. From here it is sent to various farm houses around the country- side, where the antiques are purchased as usual by the antique hunters. The plant has a capacity of about two hun- dred 200-year-old pieces of furniture a week. If any of you are interested in purchasing one of these fine pieces of furniture, I will be glad to get it for you at wholesale rates. Page Sixteen Patronize Semaphore Advertisers STOUGHTON HIGH SCHOOL My Ailments Richmond Leonard ' 32 I have several ailments : namely, hay fever, hay fever, and hay fever. Of all these ailments, hay fever is the worst. One who has never experienced — ka- choo ! — pardon me — hay fever, is inclined to poke fun at the sufferer, but woe be unto him should he contract such a di- sease. This dreadful disease found me for its victim some five years ago. At that time I was making the most of what I expected was to be a very enjoyable va- cation. But that shows how little one knows of what is to come. Well, as I was saying, I was enjoying myself in a little town on the coast of Maine. One evening my father, mother, and I took a little walk up the road, the edges of which were fringed with ragweed (harmless lit- tle plants, I thought them to be!) The next morning, as I was eating breakfast, I broke into a violent fit of sneezing. " You must have a cold, " my father said. Cold or no cold, I did not sneeze again until the next morning when an even more violent sneezing spell seized me. During that day I sneezed more of- ten, my eyes watered, and I was forced to blow my nose at frequent intervals. By the morning of the third day after the first sneezing spell, my parents were convinced that I had a cold. The doctor had recommended, the previous winter, an excellent tonic, and so nothing would do but that my father should buy a bottle and that 1 should take that vile, ill- tasting stuff ! I took that tonic for one week. At the end of that time it was plain to see that my " cold " was no better. It was then that it was first suspected that I might have hay fever. No sooner was that men- tioned than my father and I sprang into action. We immediately became custo- mers at the nearest drug store, where a supply of pills, sprays, and balms were bought. Alas, it was to no avail. Hay fever could not be cured. Only one day of real enjoyment did I get during that vacation, and that was the boat trip from Portland to Boston. Upon my arriving home, I sought the doctor, who supplied me with medicine which eased my suffering to only a slight extent. Relief came only with the first frost. I was about to say permanent re- lief, but I have come to the conclusion that there is no permanent relief, for hay fever has greeted me each fall for the last four years. This year it could not wait until fall but has already visited me. If it keeps on as it has thus far, I am convinced I should not enter Bowdoin nexr September but should enroll in the Floating University. So, in conclusion, I express these two desires : ( 1 ) that he who thinks hay fever is a joke just wait until he gets it ; and (2) that he who pities a hay fever suffer- er never be the victim of such a disease. Moreover. I fondly dedicate this essay to F. S. M., F. J. J. and E. R. T., who have done the least to relieve the suffer- ings of a hay fever victim. Miss P.: I ' ll give you just one day to hand in that paper. Crowley : All right. How about the Fourth of July ? The young man was telling his aged aunt how he was hurt while playing foot- ball. " I was coming with the ball, " he said, " when someone grabbed me around the legs and I fell and hit my shoulder. " Don ' t they throw down anything for you to fall on? " the old lady asked. Miss A. : Dunkerly, I thought dinner time was over when the bell rang. Dunkerly : Aw, this is only dessert. Patronize Semaphore Avertisers Page Seventeen THE SEMAPHORE New Shoes Despina Yacoulis ' 32 All shoes have at one time or another heen new. Just as you and I were once new so were they once in that same glor- ious situation. Ah yes, I know for a cer- tainty that that is true. How do I know? Ah, me, when one is as experienced as I . . . . just listen. Have you ever bought the nicest look- ing pair of shoes? Shoes that look so smooth and comfortable and feel won- derful when you try them on in the store? You have? Good. Well then, and have you felt the slightest pinch and tried not to notice it? Oh no, you never notice it, especially when the nice clerk tells you you ' re getting a wonderful fit, and a marvelous looking shoe. Notice, please, how it enhances your instep and what ' s more it ' s a bargain — only four dollars and fifty cents for a six dollar shoe. Oh yes, and it is the " latest model from a New York show window. Sweet words ! You ' ve heard them ? Fine, we shall continue. Have you taken the shoes home and put them away to wear for the next day ? You can already hear the exclamations of your friends as they admire the leath- er and the trimmings of your new foot apparel. Ah, yes, and the next day you put the shoes on. They feel fine, but with a little tinge you know that they really look better than they feel. Well, anyhow, you start out for your destination. Possibly you meet a friend or two on the way who make you pirouette around to ad- mire your foot-gear. Are you quite sure all that has happened to you? You are? All right. Have you noticed that after the first two hours of wearing your shoes you feel a little uncomfortable and sick? You know there are at least two blisters on your heel and at least one on each of your big toes. Oh, what a sensation ! Another hour goes by and you feel as if Page Eighteen you could readily choke the next person who talks to you. Ah, if only you could remove the Xew York show window model shoe and put on the oversized slippers of a washwoman. The day pass- es somehow and at last you wend your weary way homeward. You long for a glimpse of your chimney. Half way home you vow you ' ll sit down and take off the consarned things and limp home in your stocking feet. What will the neighbors say ? The neighbors can go hang them- selves. No, but maybe it would be best to get home without removing the shoes. You ' ve experienced those pains. Have you arrived at your yard, kicked the Xew York model shoes off and with exquisite torture climbed the steps into the house ? You have ? And did you vow to get a second hand pair of sneakers from the junk man to wear on the mor- row? You ' ve done all those things? Come along with me, friend, and we ' ll look for some sneakers together. We ' ve been sharers in pain but now we ' ll be sharers in comfortableness. Come on ! Miss G. : Kell, what is one-half of one-tenth ? Kell : I don ' t know but it can ' t be much. Mr. M. : Who are the three greatest presidents ? J. Grigas : Well, you see, they haven ' t elected me yet. Jasmin : The boss offered me a sort of partnership in the business today. La France : No? Jasmin: Yes, he said if I didn ' t take an interest he ' d fire me. Fay: Minny is terribly dumb. She thinks Mussolini is a town in Austria. Elky : You don ' t say. And where is it? Patronize Semaphore Advertisers STOUGHTON HIGH SCHOOL On Springs Matthew Jacobs ' 32 Spring is an awful nice word. It isn ' t stingy. It means a lot of things. For in- stance, there ' s the s p rings in our watches; we know they ' re there because we break them so often. Then there ' s the springs in beds and the springs that are supposed to be in Fords — these springs are very necessary, their lack is painful. And then there ' s the springs we all make every four years. If you ' re a girl you spring forward, if you ' re a man you spring back, if you ' re wise. But the most common spring is the one that comes every year on March 21. It ' s called a season because people are apt to seize on some funny ideas about that time. Some seize on the idea that they ' re poets, and the barbers curse and swear because poets never have their hair cut, you know. Other people seize on love — it ' s queer what spring will do to sensible people. Lots of things come in with spring : April showers, spring lamb, spring fev- er, poetry, mud, new hats , proms and angina pectoris. Spring is what you call versatile. It ' s the time of the year when Nature paints the trees and flowers, property owners paint their houses, and pretty girls paint their — old straw hats, of course. In the park the tulips come out in their new red coats, the benches, in their new green coats, and the policemen in their new blue coats. We are glad winter ' s over because now we can walk safely with our feet in the mud and our heads in the clouds, instead of finding, every three steps, our feet in the clouds and our heads on the ice. It rains a lot in spring — April showers, they call it. They ' re supposed to be the advance agents for the flowers that bloom in May. However, they begin in March and between them and the March wind we get lots of exercise. But after we ' ve got muscular paralysis in our right arms from opening and shutting our umbrellas, we give it up and run be- tween the drops. Spring is awfully convenient to stu- dents. Those who don ' t know much are not expected to know anything, and those who know a lot can rest up a little and be bright by comparison. Spring has a melting effect on more than snow. It melts the hard-hearted butchers and the hard-hearted instructors, too, because cuts come in the spring — spring lamb in the markets, and classes in the schools. I Ionest, ain ' t Spring grand ! " Next " Ruth Cushing ' 32 " Next " — I can never hear that word but I shiver. To me it brings memories of a visit to the dentist. I am never in a hurry to reach the office but would try to tell myself that my tooth did not ache as much as it did a minute ago. Finally, the- building looms in sight. I usually walk up and down the street before en- tering. Then, with a little courage, I mount the stairs. Oh! If they were only longer. Then the door. By this time 1 am Patronize Semaphore Avertisers shaking as if I had palsy. The first thing I know I ' m standing in the waiting room. I am not alone in my misery. Other vic- tims are sitting there, grief written all over their faces. Some try to be calm and pick up a magazine but their fingers twitch. Most of them have their faces turned to the door leading to the office with ears tuned for any noise out of the ordinary. I generally take a seat nearest to the street doorway just in case I Page Nineteen THE SEMAPHORE should like to leave. Yes, it is the safest seat of all. Although the office door is frosted I can see the outline of a chair in which sits a victim with the villain on duty. W hat I dread most is when he reaches for the drill. Ah ! The victim grips the chair and waits. I picture the villain grin- ning and patting his instrument. I rind that I can scarcely breathe. Now to get ready for that blood-curdling yell. It soon rends the air. I look around at the other victims and find them looking at me. Partners in misery. It is soon over. The door opens and a white-faced vic- tim hurries out. The villain stands look- ing us all over. He rubs his hands to- gether and a wicked grin covers his face. He speaks but one word — " Next " — but oh, how it shakes you up. Another vic- tim waddles in, and after him another, until finally it is my turn. But by this time my feelings have vanished and life ceases to be jolly but is a live night- mare instead. Henry Donovan : Coach, I can ' t get my locker shut. Coach : Take your shoes out. Miss Paine: Do we have to copy the outline of the Constitution in our note books ? Mr. M.: Will it put you to much bother ? Miss Paine : Yes. Mr. M. : Then take the bother. Miss M. : W hat is the use of an intran- sitive verb, Hallidan? Hallidan : I don ' t know. I copied it down, but I left it in my other coat. Henry Donavan : Hey, barber, gimme a glass of water. Barber : Whassa matter, hair in your mouth ? Henry Donavan : Xo, I wanna see if my neck leaks. Page Twenty Diary of a Schoolboy A. M. 7 :00 Alarm goes off. 7:15 Gets out of bed. 7:30 Eats breakfast. 7 :45 Leaves for school. 7:59 Arrives at school. 8 :00 Takes books from desk. 8:10 Goes to first class. 8:11 Opens book and looks out win- dow. 8:50 Closes book and goes to next class. 8:52 Draws pictures on book covers all period. 9:30 Decides to listen to teacher as bell rings in two minutes. 9:32 Goes to third class and writes a letter. 10:27 Arrives at Study Hall to chat. 1 1 :20 Puts books in desk and goes to recess. 1 1 :45 Tries to memorize poem for next class. 1 1 :47 Arrives at class with poem un- prepared. 12:30 Hopes bell will ring before the teacher gets around to him. 12:32 Bell rings— Saved ! 12:34 Arrives in Studv Hall to sleep " till 1 :30. 1 :30 Puts books away. 1 :35 Goes to make up session. 2:20 Gets out of session and plays football. 5 :00 Eats supper. 6:00 Goes out with " gang " . 11:00 Goes to bed singing, " Just An- other Day W asted Away " . Mr. K. : What are the chief products of Italy? Harding : Wine, rum and immigrants. Mr. M. : In the early days the explor- ers had to go around the tip of South America to reach the W estern coast. Smith : W hy didn ' t they go through the Panama Canal ? Patronize Semaphore Advertisers STOUGHTON HIGH SCHOOL Desserts First Douglas Mackiernan ' 32 From time immemorial it has been the custom to have the dessert come at the end of a meal, tagging along like the caboose on a freight train. Countless generations of children have bemoaned this part, but to what avail. None, of course. Now, ladies and gentlemen, is this just? Should the poor dessert be placed always at the end? No! And Why? Well, in the first place, is it logical to place the dessert course last ? Invariably, wherever a ranking system of any kind is used, the best is first ! And who will not agree that the dessert course is best. Oh, I know that some people find great enjoyment in a huge roast ; I know that pigs ' knuckles and sauerkraut have their fine points, and there are things that may be said in favor of a luscious steak ; but not one of these can compare with the delectable deliciousness of a strawberry shortcake, or the aromatic spiceness of a mince pie. Therefore, ladies and gen- tlemen, I hold that it is more logical to place the dessert course first. Second, it is more practical to place the dessert course first. At this point some one will interrupt to say that placing the dessert first on the menu will spoil one ' s appe- tite for the rest of the meal. Exactly! That, my friend, is the basis of my sec- ond point. It would work like this: The family sits down to a dinner of roast lamb, etc., etc. The dessert, whatever it may be, is eaten first. After eating the dessert, no one feels like attacking the roast lamb, which can, therefore, be used for the next meal. The process c an be repeated at will until the lamb wears out. In fact, it is not even necessary to purchase the lamb in the first place, for obviously, if it is not eaten there is no need of having it. By this method the economical housewife would be able to balance her budget, and have enough left over to buy a washing machine, a new car, a box of matches, and three pins. My plan extends further, however. In about two months the family will have tired of eating nothing but sponge cake pies and puddings, etc. They will de- mand real, solid food. Now is the time for the fond mother to suggest spinach and carrots and cod-liver oil. They will be received with cries of joy by all the members of the family. What before they turned up their noses at, now will seem like nectar and ambrosia to them. Of course, there are always some peo- ple who detest desserts. For them I answer the question thus. If the dessert is the worst thing in the meal, it should be taken first to get the agony over with, like castor oil. If the dessert is the best thing in the meal, it should be placed first in honor of its goodness. Now, the dessert is either the best or the worst thing in the meal, therefore, it should be placed first ! Now, ladies and gentlemen, if I have carried my point, namely, desserts should be first, let us delay no longer. Let us go out into the world and convert our fel- low humans to our way of thing. Down with convention! All honor to the des- sert ! Let it forever be placed at the head of every meal, as it justly and rightly deserves to be. Ladies and gentlemen, in the name of the Dessert Manufacturers of America, Inc., I thank you. (Boos, Cheers, Apple-sauce) Hern : I don ' t care, I won ' t sing a word. Miss G. : Well then, sing the notes. Teacher : Now Mildred, what happen- ed when the cow jumped over the moon? Mildred : Somebody got the idea for vanishing cream. Patronize Semaphore Avertisers Page Twenty-one Q)cAa)fy ews THE HIKING CLUB What ho ! Another eventful hike has passed on in the memories of a few high- spirited members of the hiking club. The illustrious group started from the square at 9:50 with lunches and cameras and headed toward that picturesque pond of Ames in North Easton. After a few hours of trudging through the under- brush and dusty roads the goal was reached. A few ambitious members donned their respective bathing suits and went in for an exhilerating swim. The group of seven or eight swam out toward a raft in the center of the pond and from there on across to the other side. After swimming back, the group ate lunch and played a few games. As the day wore on a racing shell dotted the horizon and an ambitious member of the Ames ' family tore past the group. A canoe was secured by a few of the girls and a glorious time was had exploring the corners of the pond. Yes suh, that certainly is a pretty place. After a few games on shore, the group started toward home in the beginning of what seemed to be a rainstorm. However, the rain cleared up and the group reached their respective homes safe and dry. Another hike has been planned to Ames in the near future. The hiking club members attended their second hike on Thursday. April 14. Miss Catherine Herron led the group under the supervision of Miss Proctor and Miss Earnshaw. A contest was held to determine the best group. The final decision was in favor of Claudia Hart ' s group, first, and Lauraine Phillips ' group, second. The group hiked to Lakewood Pines in West Stoughton. There they stopped Page Twenty-two for a rest and played games. Two songs were sung throughout the hike. The route home was entirely differ- ent from the first. The " S " Club committee meeting was held on Monday, April 18. Reports were given on the progress of advertising, re- freshments, orchestra, dancing, tickets, etc. Each individual report was discussed and voted upon. Everything was settled for Fridav night and then the members adjourned. SOPHOMORE NEWS Sports Review of 1931-32 The Sophomore Class has had a very good year in sports, in spite of the fact that we have had no class teams. In football, a number of Sophomores were on the squad and three made their let- ters. Small as this number is, the class will have more lettermen next year. After football came basketball and many Sophs were doing their bit for dear old S. H. S. Many stars were found and again three more Sophs earned their letters. Their playing was excellent and you ought to know who they were : Pye, Klund, and Kell. Then came the national game, base- ball, and the Sophomore men overran the diamond. Lehan, Klund, and Pye seem to stand out, but keep an eve on the others. They ' re all good. GYM DAYS A plan has been devised to insure ex- ercise for the Stoughton High girls. Every girl is required to report to the gym about twice a week. There they play games and take general exercise for one period. In that way, all of the less ath- letic type get the required amount of exercise. Patronize Semaphore Advertisers STOUGHTON HIGH SCHOOL OUR PRESIDENT PREPARES HIS GRADUATION SPEECH Ladies and Gentlemen : — Unacustomed as I am to public speaking, I ' ll make a stab at welcoming you to our graduation. I ' m like the guy who opened his speech with a Pat and Mike joke and closed by having every- body weeping on his neck. We ' re good fellers and S. H. S. is going to fold up when we scram. We ' ve reached the cross- roads of our life and we ' re still going round in circles. Our class will conquer depression. We know around which cor- ner its hiding, but we ' re too poor to go to that corner. We love our teachers — sez you — and we ' re glad to leave them. The feeling is mutual, as it was either their life or ours. So-o-o, in conclusion, I say, ladies and gentlemen, cousins, friends, lovers, coun- trymen, sisters, brothers, freemen all, welcome to our fair city, and don ' t slam the door as you leave. Refrain from spit- ting on the floor. Smoke Cremos. Ain ' t we beautiful, Bye-bye. JUNIOR NEWS It won ' t be long now, Juniors, before we will be decked out in our class rings. Hold on to yours ! It ' s a mighty fine pol- icy. Not much to say about the Juniors this time ; only solution is that they are saving themselves for next year. Watch their dust ! To the Dignified and Honorable Seniors: The Juniors wish to extend to the Sen- ior Class all the happiness and success in the world, after they have left us. A lump rises in our throats as we think of the many good times we have enjoyed, soon to be only fond memories. We certainly appreciate sharing the responsibility of living up to the stand- ards of our school. Next year we will be left without you ! That will easily be overcome because the teachers are all so fine there is no need to worry. Our underclassmen will be taken care of, without a doubt. I ' ll bet it was grand to be looked up to ! You were envied, I ' ll admit. Now we stop to think how odd it will seem without you. We can ' t help but re- gret the sad loss. As the black and orange slowly drift away, remember the Junior Class, accepting our best wishes for a happy future. Social Review The Sophomores held their annual election in September and elected the fol- lowing officers : President, R. Hayden ; Vice President, J. Druker ; Secretary, Priscilla Hill ; Treasurer, H. Franklin. A number of class meetings were held and the treasurer, H. Franklin, made appeals to the students about their Sues! The class is way behind in that respect, so hurry up and pay your dues before they ' re so high you can ' t pay them. The class held their customary Hallowe ' en dance and it went over big. Although there was not very much money made, the class was far above the disaster line. FAVORITE SONGS OF THE SOPHOMORES Bill Kell — Dancing- in the Dark. Helen Bourgeson— Paradise. Joe Lehan — Somebody Loves You. Eleanor Krona — By the Fireside. Jim Pye — My Woman. Dot Bird — Just Friends. Richard Gay — Whistling Sam. Mary MacCombie — Three Little Words. Geon e Littlefield — Horses, Horses. Hel en Whiting — Dancing With Tears In My Eyes. Fred Williams — Was That the Human Thing to Do? Edith Cram — Secrets. Arthur Penardi — In Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea. Gladys Moore — Minnie, the Moocher. Joe Wereska — Sleepy Time Down South. Helen Callan — Can ' t We Talk It Over. Roy Beaton — Hiking Down the Highway. Marion Grace — When We ' re Alone. Duke DeLoughrey — The Peanut Vender. Mary Jordan — Sharing. Abbie : Gee, but that ' s pretty. Evans : Yes, don ' t you wish you were? Patronize Semaphore Avertisers Page Twenty-three THE SEMAPHORE The Faculty MR. HOWARD R. RANDALL Mr. Randall was born in Brockton, Mass. He graduated from Brockton High School. Attended Harvard College, Uni- versity of Beaune, Babson Institute, and Graduate School of E ducation at Har- vard. He has degrees of AB, and Ed.M. While in Harvard he_ participated- in wrestling and LaCrosse. He graduated from Harvard in the War Class of 1917 and went to Plattsburg Training Camp. Was commissioned Lieutenant of Infan- try of the Regular Army and was as- signed the fourth division at Camp Greene, Charlotte, North Caroina. Was overseas H years. Mr. Randall taught in Brockton High for seven years. Also taught in Summer School and Evening School, being Principal of the Evening School for three years. He came to Stoughton High in 1929. He is our Prin- cipal and also teaches Trigonometry and Solid Geometry. We can see by Mr. Randall ' s record above that he believes in doing things and this trait has continued in his con- nection with the Stoughton High School. The general opinion seems to be — " Strict but very nice. " ' MISS MARION E. PROCTOR Miss Proctor was born in Gloucester, Mass. She graduated from the Glouces- ter High School and Salem Normal. She has a degree of B. S. E. While at Salem Normal, Miss Proctor was prominent in Track and Basketball and was Editor of the Senior Year Book. She first taught in W inchester, New Hampshire. She came to Stoughton High in 1929. She teaches Commercial Subjects and Current His- tory, and is the Junior Class Adviser. W e all know Miss Proctor and like her very much. She is tiny but her height in no way detracts from her popularity. She has been a great aid to the Junior Class of ' 33 and was responsible for the great success of this year ' s Junior Prom. Page Twenty-four MISS CAROLYN EARNSHAW Miss Earnshaw was born in Peabodv, Mass. She graduated from Grafton High School and Jackson College. She has a degree of B. S. She was Jackson Editor of the Weekly and a member of the Hon- orary D. Dramatic Society. First taught in Burr and Burton Seminary. Yt. Came to Stoughton High in 1931. Miss Earn- shaw teaches World History. Ancient History, English, and Civics, and is Coach of Basketball. Miss Earnshaw is comparatively new to us, but what contact we have had with her we have enjoyed. MISS DOROTHY ARNOLD Miss Arnold was born in Adams, Mass. She was educated in Everett and is a graduate of Tufts College. She has taught in Stoneham, Mass., and North Grosvenor Dale. Conn., and Somerville. She has taught English and Historv. She is also advisor of the SEMAPHORE. Miss Arnold is popular with the whole student body. She has helped the Senior Classes by coaching the annual Senior Class Play and her work has always been commendable. On the Semaphore her work has been invaluable. MR. FRANCIS Y. BURKE Mr. Burke was born in Randolph, Me. He graduated from the University of Maine and is quite a noted athlete. Mr. Burke teaches Mathematics. He has taught at Brandon. Yermont, and Turn- er City, Maine. He has been in Stoughton four vears. He coaches football and base- ball. ' Mr. Burke is very " petit " but he seems to manage admirably when talking to Mr. Randall. And then again, Napoleon was small, too, and look what he became. Here ' s to you. Mr. Burke, and may you have the best of luck with your athletics in the years to come. Patronize Semaphore Advertisers Compliments of JACK, The Haberdasher Men ' s and Boys ' Furnishings (Formerly LaBOMBARD ' S) FRANCIS E. KENNEY D. M. D. j NORFOLK MANUFACTURING CO. STOUGHTON, MASS. The " Yankee Line " of Coats, Jackets, Blouses for Men, Women and Children : — Raincoats — : : Factory Samples At Retail : Compliments of HUBERT J. BIRON D. D. S. PAUL LAPENAS : — Barber — : Sanitary Methods, Skilled Workmen :— REASONABE PRICES—: 811 Washington Street, Stoughton Tel. 129-W Compliments of H. L. DOHERTY M. D. BILLY ' S TAXI AND BUS ! 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Miss Merrill spends most of her spare lime traveling between the two schools and so we see very little of her. But we know she is around through the reports of the French Club, which she has or- ganized. MISS MINNIE GOERES Miss Goeres lives in Avon and is our Music Supervisor. She graduated from the Xew England Conservatory of Music and the Institute of Musical Petagogy in Xorth Hampton. She also took a special course at Boston University. She first taught in Bridgewater and then came to Stoughton High in 1930. We have only had Miss Goeres for two years but the work she has accom- plished is amazing. Interest has revived in the Orchestra and we now have a com- mendable group who are well known and praised. The Glee Clubs are favorites of Miss Goeres and she spends much time with them. This year a Senior Class Octet was organized and has progressed successfully. A group was also started in Theory of Music and a fairly large number attended. At the present time Miss Goeres is busy with the Seniors on their Cantata. " The First Flag " . Good luck to you. Miss Goeres ! Page Twenty-six MR. ALFRED MAFFEO Mr. Maffeo was born in Fitchburg, Mass. He graduated from the Fitchburg High School and Holy Cross. He was prominent in all athletics and was on the Basketball Varsity in both High School and College. He came to Stoughton High in September, 1930. He has assisted Mr. Burke in Football and is the Basketball Coach. Everyone knows Mr. Maffeo. His fav- orite pastime is handing out sessions and his favorite sport is driving a " Cheese- box " . MISS VIRGIXTA HAMMOXD Miss Hammond was born in Belmo.it, Mass. She graduated from the Stough- ton High School and Emerson College of Oratory. She has a degree of B. L. I. She taught at the Montpelier Seminary in Vermont. She came to Stoughton in January, 1932. She teaches English. Miss Hammond is new to us, since she came last January and then was out for some time after an appenticitis operation. However, things look favorable. MISS HELEX GULSKI Miss Gulski was born in Xorth Attle- boro, Mass. She graduated from the Xorth Attleboro High School. Hyannis Xormal. and Bryant and Stratton ' s. She has a degree of P. S. C. Miss Gulski was prominent in Athletic Affairs in Hyannis and was President of her class at Bryant and Stratton " s. She taught at Xight School and substituted before coming to Stoughton High in 1929. She teaches Commercial Subjects and is the School Treasurer. Miss Gulski has been a valuable aid in the financial difficulties of the different classes and organizations. Our hats off to you. Miss Gulski ! She is always seen at our athletic games with Xorth Attle- boro, and thinks there is no town like her home town. 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She graduated from the Bridgewater Normal and also Boston University. She has a degree of B. S. and hopes to get her Master ' s Degree in August. While at B. U. she participated in all Sports and was a member of the Debating Society. Miss Enos came to Stoughton High in 1930. She teaches Latin and Biology. Miss Enos has a difficult job in teach- ing Latin. But she does it admirably and even has time to supervise a Dramatic Club. May the floor of the School Stage withstand many more of her plays ! MISS ALICE ERICKSON Miss Erickson was born in Worcester, Mass. She was educated there and grad- uated from Framingham Teacher ' s Col- lege. She has a degree of B. S. While at Framingham she participated in all sports and was President of Five Arts Club. Miss Erickson came here in 1931. She teaches Economics. Miss Erickson has been with us for one year and has already taken capable charge of the Home Economics Club. She is to be the future Hockev Coach. MR. JOSEPH KXOWLES Mr. Knowles was born in Boston, Mass. He was educated there and grad- uated from Boston University. He has a degree of B. S. At Boston University, Mr. Knowles was on the Social Commit- tees and attended Glee Club. Before com- ing to Stoughton High, he taught in Mil- ton, arriving here in 1929. He teaches all Sciences, except Biology. He has charge of the Science Club. Mr. Knowles seems rather quiet and we hear little from him. but that does not mean that he does no work. We know better than that ! MRS. LAPWORTH Mrs. Lapworth was born in Boston, Mass. She attended Milton High and graduated from Chandler ' s Normal. She also spent some time at Boston Universi- ty.] She taught at the Howard High School in West Bridgewater for two years ; at Whitman High for three years ; was Secretary to the Superintendent of Schools in Whitman, after coming to Stoughton ; taught at Brooklyn Evening School for three years ; then at the Whit- man Evening School last year ; and taught during the Part-Time arrange- ment at the Stoughton Junior High. While attending school, Mrs. Lapworth entered in all Athletics. She was interested in music and play- ed the piano in the orchestra. When teaching at Bridgewater, she organized a Girls ' League, comprising all the girls of the school. During the past year Mrs. Lapworth has been seen frequently about the school. She is the best substitute teacher we have had contact with and she is well liked about the school. Her one weakness seems to be a dislike of " Disecting " in Biology class. But we forgive her for that for the majority of us dislike it, too. MISS ELLEN COWING Miss Cowing was born in Lincoln, Maine, of French parentage. When four years old she entered a French convent, Mt. Merici in Waterville, Maine. She later attended an Irish school from which she graduated in 1924. She spent two years at St. Joseph ' s, a college in Portland, Maine, and another two years at Boston University, j After graduating she taught in Whitinsville, Mass., for a few terms. On August 22, 1929, she sailed for France where she took courses at L ' Alliance Francaise and at the Sor- bonne and Institute de Phonetique. She also visited other countries. After spend- ing one year in France she returned to the United States and took a position as secretary to the Secretary of the Howard Extension Courses at Boston University and as Study Hall Supervisor. In 1931 she came here to replace Miss Mosher and has remained since. Miss Cowing has done much to revive Pat e Twenty-eight Patronize Semaphore Advertisers Diplomas and Class Pictures Framed JOSEPH M. 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TEACHERS ' LOG Suppose it were: Mr. Walked-dall Miss Arn-new Miss Gypsy-van Miss Get-shaw Miss Proc-door Miss Gul-skate Mr. Rodeo Miss Beef-mond Miss Come-eres Mr. Clerk Miss Morr-well Miss Erick-mom Mr. Dumb-less Miss Dog-ing Mrs. Lap-worthless Miss She-nos Instead of Mr. Ran-dall Miss Arn-old Miss Dono-van Miss Earn-shaw Miss Proc-tor Miss Gul-ski Mr. Maffeo Miss Ham-mond Miss Go-eres Mr. Burke Miss Morr-ill Miss Erick-son Mr. Know-les Miss Cow-ing Mrs. Lap-worth Miss Enos HOW NOT TO SLEEP Don ' t sleep on your left side, for it causes too great a pressure on the heart. Don ' t sleep on your right side, for it in- terferes with the respiration of that lung. Don ' t sleep on your stomach, for that interferes with both lungs and makes breathing difficult. Don ' t sleep on your back, for this meth- od of getting rest is bad for the nervous system. Don ' t sleep sitting in a chair, for your body falls into an unnatural position and you can not get the necessary relaxation. Don ' t sleep standing up, for you may topple over and crack your skull. Don ' t sleep. P. Nut V. SENIORS Now is the time we say Good Bye To dear old Stoughton High, Our happy school days past, We ' ve reached the height at last. Now we have crossed the bay, The ocean lies before us. As we set forth today, Let ' s be victorious. Success did lead the way We followed day by day. Farewell to Stoughton High, May its light never die. To thee, dear Stoughton High School, our cheers ring long, To the orange and the black bursts forth our song. For we love and we cherish each room and each hall And we will ne ' re forget thy brick ivied wall. Every hour was filled with our youth ' s delight As we worked with a purpose and with all our might. We ' re leaving our teachers, principal, and friends In venturing untravelled seas to their end. II Here is to thee, Stoughton High School, fond and true, We can ne ' re repay all that we owe to you; For we are leaving you for the trials of life, Your wisdom will guide us through terror and strife. Though our paths may lead us each far from his home, Though we crave as a viking the seas to roam, We ' ll return again at your welcomirg call To thee our dear High School we ' ll hie one and all. Abbie Chase ' 32. SALLY. Page Thirty THE HEATHEN CHINESE IS PECULIAR He laughs when he is sad and cries when he is glad. Wears white instead of black when mourn- ing. Makes the lining of a suit first. Shakes hands with himself when he meets a friend. Removes his shoes instead of his hat when entering a house. Wears skirts and puts his vest on over his coat. Drinks hot tea to keep cool and carries a fan in cold weather. Does not receive a permanent name until he is dead. Scratches his foot instead of his head when puzzled. He is one year old the day of his birth. He mounts a horse from the right side and puts him in the stall backwards. Builds the roof of his house first. His fractions are upside down. Whitens his shoes instead of blackening them. — Ripley. Patronize Semaphore Advertisers Autographs CREVOLA ' S MEN ' S SHOP 768 WASHINGTON STREET Stoughton, Mass. MEN ' S and BOYS ' FURNISHINGS Where Good Merchandise Is Always Of a Sane Price and of Good Quality WHY NOT TRY IN STOUGHTON FIRST? NEW TUXEDOS FOR HIRE Ask for special High School and College Rates READ WHITE Tuxedos Caps and Gowns Blue Coats and White Flannel Trousers For Graduations 111 SUMMER STREET and 93 MASS. AVE., Boston Woolworth Bldg., Providence, R. I. CHOOSING A CAREER High School graduates in large numbers, either immediately after completing their high s c ho o 1 courses or even after they have acquired still further cultural edu- cation, find themselves making the decision to seek positions in busi- ness rather than in the profes- sions, in order that they may the sooner become financially inde- pendent. At such times both hii h school and college graduates are face to face with the same difficul- ty — that of persuading employers that they possess qualifications which may be developed into val- uable business assets. Should you choose to enter Bus- iness as your vocation, it would be well for you to take an inventory of your assets, and consider whether or not you can offer an employer anything that he would be willing to purchase. Assuming that in addition to your education you are possessed of such valuable assets as good personality, initiative, willingness to work, etc., have you that which in the eyes of the employer is ab- solutely essential — a satisfactory knowledge of the fundamentals of business practice, without which your other qualifications are of little value in the modern busi- ness office? Lacking such training it is almost impossible to secure admission to a business office; much less to meet successfully the severe competition of those who with less cultural education yet are possessed of a practical knowl- edge of business fundamentals. Young men and young women who may be interested in training for successsul careers in business will find it to their advantage to write to Principal L. 0. White, Bryant Stratton Commercial School, 334 Boylston Street, Bos- ton, for information regarding Business Administration or Secre- tarial Courses. 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