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BA. E ANNU Z ARTHUR CHARLES THOMAS BA L11 Il Was qraduaTed From Muddlebury College IU I9l2 AT Middlebury he belonged To The DelTa Upsllon FraTermTy ATTer leavnnq college he TaughT Tor one year aT Boys LaTnn School Balhrrore Md and as a sTudenT IH The Muddlebury Summer ool l9l3 C e To TaTT JOHN T REARDON BA MA 11111111 Wws QraduaTed Trom DarTrnouTh In IQI4 Valedlcforlan Chl Phu and preSldenT he hr a d I 9l5 and by wlnnunq Prix de Ro became a Tellow aT The UmverslTy oT Rome Cwme To Taff n l9l7 HARLIN ALBERT SEXTON BA raCluaTed Trom Harvard l9lI nq plTc er on Th base al Team I9l2 l9I3 aTTended Sprlnqfleld College and played on The baseball and baslceTball Teams ln l9l4 became d recTor oT aThleTncs aT The Sprlnqheld Technlcal Hugh School where he coached The basebwll baslceTball Traclc and soccer Teams Durlng I9l7 and I9I8 was durecTor of Publlc Recreahon Tor The c1Ty or Sprrnqheld Mass Came aTT In SIDNEY E HADLEY PhB PhD CIQLUZIIIIQ md P113 lil Was qraduaTed Trorn The Shefheld ScuenTlTuc School wuTh The HlqhesT General Honors In l9ll While There he was a member oT Sigma Xl and Alpha Chl Slqma ATTer speclallzlng In ChermsTry IU GraduaTe School of Yale lJn1verslTy recenved Ph D degree In I9l6 lnsTrucTor oT ChernnsTry an The DeparTmenT oT Chernusfry and Medlcal School oT Yale UnnyersuTy unTul l92I PerTor'ned research worlc nn Gas WarTare De parTmenT during The war Came To TaTT In I92I Page I7 T H 1 9 3 8 T A F T A L l ' , V a , ., W S . Sch in . am ln l9I3. oT T P ' BeTa Kapp . STudle af Yale 'n I , ' ' ' me. ' ' . Q I . .flI.1f!wru.:!iw C5 in , bei ' h e b l . In To T ' l9l9. E lk P4 P4 U I SHERMAN CAWLEY SB Englfrb Was gradualed Cum Laude from H rvard l9II Membe ol Pu Ela Club Engaged un newspaper work un Boslon IH l9Il I'-7I2 and In selllemenl work ol New York Clly In l9I2 l9l3 Was lnslruclor IH English al Thacher School Ola: C lll n I9l4 I9I5 Taughl English and Malhemalucs al Counlry Day School Loursvulle Ky lrom l9l5 lo I9l7 lrom I9I7 lo I922 was head ol lhe Englrsh deparlmenl al lhe Sl Paul Academy Sl Paul Munn Came lo Tall In l922 CHARLES HOWELL SHONS BA Alblfllf Director Prepared lor college al lhe Lawrencevulle School Gradualed I9l2 lr Wrllrams Whale lhere he was presldenl ol lhe Senuor Class member ol lhe Alpha Della Phu Eralermly and Gargoyle Socuely Glee Club and baseball leam Taughl al Lawrencevulle School and Ashvulle School l l9l7 he louned lhe ROTC al Plallsburg Laler senl lo Camp Meade and lrom lhere overseas where he recenved and aller workmg lor lwo years In lhe bond busuness un Sprlnglleld Mass laughl al Sladuum Hugh School Tacoma Washrnglon Came lo Tall In l922 Taughl French lor lhree years and lhen assumed head ol alhlellc deparlmenl coachrng soccer GEORGE H MORGAN Mus B Afllflt' Prepared lor college al Morrnson R Waule Hugh School Toledo Ohuo enlerung Columbia In l9l9 where he sludred lor lwo years and was a member ol lhe Della Upsllon Fralernlly He allended lhe lnslnlule ol Muslcal Arl In New York Clly dur :ng lhe years ol l9l9 lo l922 In l922 he laughl al lhe lnslllule ol Musical Arl and al Horace Mann School In l93O he received lhe degree ol Mus B lrorn Yale Unuverslly Came lo Tall rn l923 ROLAND WlNTHROP TYLER Ph B M A Erzglnh and Publlr Speakmg Prepared lor college al Beverly Hugh School Beverly Mass Al lhe Uruverslly ol New Hampshire he edrled lhe YMCA handbook lhe weekly newspaper and lhe year book Was on lhe Deballng leam lhe Dramaluc Club and a member ol Della Phu Epsilon Fralernuly Was gradualed lrom Yale nn l925 wllh honors and a Ph B degree ln l929 gamed a masler ol arls degree al Boslon Unrverslly He came lo Tall an i925 and has charge ol Publuc Speaking and lhe Debalmg work Page I8 1 9 3 8 T lk F T lk L a in . r ' . . . I . . . . I . ,I a. Y' i ' . in om a caplain's commission. Now Malor, Field Arlillery, Reserve Corps. Relurned in l9l9, E A ANNU DUANE LEROY ROBINSON BA MA Frenrb Prepared lor college al Tlconderoga Hugh School Tlconderoga N Y Gradu afed from Middlebury College In l903 Class Valedlclorlan Member ol Della Kappa Epsllon and Ph. Bela Kappa Prlncnpal In Norfhheld Vermonl Hugh School l903 I906 Inslruclor and professor Middlebury College l906 I928 Sludenf of French Language and Llleralure Unlverslfy of Lausanne Swlfzerland I909 McGill Um verslly Monlreal I9IO Unlverslly of Grenoble France I9I2 Came lo Tall' In I928 Hzrlory Sf Louus Missouri I927 I928 Came lo Tall In l928 HOWARD C FARWELL BS MA Hutory Prepared for college al Providence Technical Hugh School Gradualed from Mzddlebury un I9l3 wxlh BS degree Headmasler of Llncoln Hlgh School Lincoln New H mpshnre fom l9I4 I9I7 I l9I8 he was grv n hs MA al Brown I I9I8 he was ID lhe Unuled Slales Slgnal Corps and he was wllh The War Camp Com munlfy Servuce from I9I8 I9I9 Head of The Hlslory Deparlmenl al' S+ Paul Academy Sl Paul Munn I920 I928 Came lo Tall In I928 ALBERTT FUSONIE BA German seasons of l929 1930 and l932 Came Io Tal+ en I928 Page I9 HENRY PUTNAM STEARNS BA MA Prepared for college al lhe Choale School Gradualed from Yale IH I922 where he was a member of Zela Ps: and delivered lhe Ivy Orahon Taughf Lahn al Ihe Choafe School ID lhe 'following year and laughf al 'rhe Weslmlnsler School l923 l926 where he was head ol 'rhe Hlsfory Deparlmenl and facully adviser ol lhe publlcahons Sludled af fhe Harvard Graduafe School and recelved The degree of MA IH Hlslory In I927 Head of Hlslory Deparfmenl af John Burroughs School TH was T rr AL Z Prepared for college al Bosfon Lahn School Boston Mass Was gradualed from Darlmoufh rn I928 where he was a member of Fha Slgma Kappa and Ihe Sphunx semor socnely was class oralor and was awarded lhe Morrill Allan Gallagher Pruze Whale Ihere played fhree years on lhe varsaly foolball hockey and baseball reams and was a member of lhe Darlmoulh I925 Nahonal Championship Foolball learn Dnd graduafe work IH Germany al' 'the UHIVGTSIIISS of Berlln and Jena In lhe summer EDWIN CHURCH DOUGLAS AB AM E ANNU ,f' ROBERT CARR ADAMS JR BA Hmoug Prepared Tor college aT NewTon Hugh School NewTon Mass Was qraduaTed Trom Bowdoun College uru IQZ9 where he was a member oT The Phu BeTa Kappa ZeTa Psu STudenT Councul and Ibus Whule There he was Three years on The TooTball Team and Tour years on The Track Team Came To TaTT un I929 and has become head coach oT Track and assusTanT coach un TooTball P11114 Gemmtug Prepared Tor college aT Boys Hugh School Brooklyn New York Was qraduaTed Trom HamulTon College un I929 Whule There he was a member oT Phu Bela Kappa DelTa Sugma Rho Tau Kappa Epsulon and lnTerTraTernuTy Councul and on The cross counTry and Track Teams a member of The baskefball squad and CapTaun oT InTer colIequaTe DebaTe Was Eluhu RooT Fellow aT Harvard AssusTaruT Swummunq Coach and Dureclor oT Swummunq Tor The Summer Sessuon I93l Receuved A M un deparT menT oT MaThemaTucs I93l Came To TaTT I93I JAMES PAYNTER LOGAN Muubrmrzf D1IlllIiL P115 rfrr AlTer aTTendung The Brooklyn Tech Hugh School was qraduaTed Trom Bucknell UnuversuTy Whule There was a member of The varsuTy soccer and baskeTball Teams beunq capTauru oT The laTTer He was elecTed To Kappa Suqma socueTy and Pu Mu Epsulon a maThemaTucal honor socueTy Was also a member oT The Amerucan SocueTy o Cuvul Enquneers and as PresudenT of hus class un hus Junuor year ATTer dounq morTqaqe work un l932 33 came To TaTT The Tall oT 1933 DANIELH FENTON BA MA Ph D L mn Prepared Tor college aT Publuc Huqh School Holyoke Mass ln IQO9 he receuved a BA aT Yale Whule There he had HuqhesT Honors Phulosophucal OraTuon Specual Honors un Classucs was Ivy PoeT and a member oT Phu BeTa Kappa The Tollowunq year he receuved hus MA degree and un l9l6 hus Ph D Fr m IQIO To l9I2 he w an unsTrucTor un Classucs aT PrunceTon and Trom l9l2 To l9I7 he served un The same capacuTy aT Yale Durung The World War he served as lsT l.ueuTenanT Heavy ArTul lery and AcTunq CapTaun oT BaTTery C 45Th CAC EnTered busuness un l9l9 and unTul I933 was Vuce PresudenT of The Fusk Rubber Company and Presudeni' of The Fusk Ture ExporT Company ln I933 he reTured Trom busuness and enTered Yale G-raduaTe School durunq The peruod Trom I933 I934 Came To TaTT un I934 and has become head oT The Greek and l.aTuru DeparTmenTs Page 20 TH 1938 TAFT AL Z4 f.: , 'W . .. . y' f E TAT ANN ROBERT TAFT OLMSTEAD BA Bmlogj Prepared Tor rolleq aT NewTon Hlgh School NewTon Mass Was qraduaTed Trom Bowdoun College In I927 where he was a member oT The Masque and Gown and Ze-Ta Psa Whale There he was on The debaTunq Team and was Three years on The TooTball Team In I927 and I928 he TauqhT aT Phullnps Andover Academy I928 and I929 aT The Brownlnq School New York T m I929 Tull I932 aT S T H s School In New York and Trom I932 Tull I934 aT The Cambrudqe School In BosTon Mass He came To TaTT IU I934 WILLIAM EDWARD SULLIVAN BA JOHN PATTERSON SHERWOOD Graduahnq from TalT nn I935 Mr Sherwood was one oT The classs ouTsTandunq members galncnq recoqnuhon In soccer and hockey besndes servnnq on many exTra currncular orqanuzahons Prnor To has comunq To TaTT he aTTended New York Muldary Academy He enfered TaTT IH his presenT capaclfy In The Tall of I935 EIIQIIIL7 Was qraduaTed wsTh Hugh Honors Trom Yale In I936 recenvnnq The degree oT BA wITh Speclal Honors ID Eruglnsh He was a member of Trumbull College acTunq as AThleTuc SecreTary has Junnor Year and Lubrarnan his Sensor Year Was on The Swummunq Team In has Freshman Year Organized The STudenT TuTorInq Servnce has Sophomore Year and served as Chairman for Three years Recenved Hugh Ora Tvons AppolnTmenT In Junuor Year and was elecTed To Ph: BeTa Kappa Was ap ponnTed Klngsley Scholar In Junlor and S mor years He s a member of The Elnzabefhan Club and The Yale Club of New York Came To TaTT In I936 T H 1 9 3 8 F U lk L Z l ' , Y , ro I ' holrn ill ' , ' ' ' GEORGE C BARTTER BA Lrzlm Prepared Tor college aT The Lenox School GraduaTed from Bowdoin ID I935 wuTh The degree of BA Whnle aT Bowdoin he was a member of The Cross counTry Track squad Glee Club and Alpha DelTa Ph. TraTernuTy He was also PresldenT ol The Classlcal Club ATTer leavlnq Bowdoin he TaughT LaTnn and Englnsh aT The Lenox School He came To TaTT ID I936 Page 2I E ANNU LINDLEY WELSH TIERS A B MA Frenrb Prepared lor college al Kenl School an Kenl Conn where he played on loolball hockey and lenms leams He spenl one year al Radley College nn England al which he was on lhe rugby leam ln I934 he was gradualed wllh Hrgh Honors lrom Pruncelon Belore hns gradualnon he was a member ol bolh lhe hockey and lenms leams Aller spendung a year dorng graduale work he was awarded has MA The lollownng lwo years belore coming lo Tall he dnd lurlher graduale work and was assuslanl coach ol hockey al his Alma Maler JOHN FRISBY MORSE BA Englrrb and Publix' Speakmg Prepared al Kenl lor Yale lrom which he gradualed nn I935 Whnle al Yale he was a member ol Calhoun College and Alpha Chr Rho and during has Sensor year was a member ol lhe Umyersxly Goll Team He laughl lor lwo years al Romlord School belore comung lo Tall In l937 Frenrb German JOSEPH INSKEEP CUNNINGHAM BA LEONARD SARGENT AB Prepared lor college al Mercersburg Academy Was gradualed lrom Prmcelon Unnyersuly an I933 wllh Hrgh Honors In Modern Languages Received an MA from Harvard Umyerslly an lhe same lueld un 1934 Sludued during lhe summer sessions al lhe Sorbonne m 1932 and al Grenoble an I936 Taughl French and German al lhe Norlhwood School Lake Placld New York I934 37 Came lo Tall an 1937 General Science Aller preparing lor college al Gunnery School IH Washmglon Conn he al lended Prnncelon Umversely where he malored In geology Whule lhere he was a member ol lhe Umversnly Collage Club Also he played on lhe I5Olb loolball learn He came lo Tall ID lhe lall ol I937 Page 22 TH 1938 TAFT AL SZ? ANNU iff? JOSEPH A HOWELL Lalm Prepared for college af Noble and Greenough Poly Prep and Exeler Gradu iled from Pruncelon In I937 where he was a member ol The Crew Squad Sludenl Facully Assocrahon and uadranqle Club Came fo Tall an I937 JAMES MrCLELLAN I Prepared ar Andover A ademy and Dummer Academy Then 'rurned fo arf lecrural Deoarfrnenf ard was four years wlnfer and surnm r under George Dernehys r drawlng an S uolure urlnq Th laffer p rf o w IC he was assnslanf as well as sfudenf Tauqh? for Two years af Fessenden Exh blfed af lhe Pennsylvanla Academy and the Addison Gallery Andover Compefed an I936 for The Prlx d Rome Came fo Tall In I937 Page 23 T H E 1 9 3 8 T A F T A L l A1 and sfudied In Boslon and New Yorlc. Ccmpleled The life course al M. l. T. Archi- lo 'A dclyl ,d' e a Fvlfh ' ' . . ' ' e I Page 24 E 1938 TAFT ANNU SENIORS E ANNU Monitors PHILIP SNYDER HEAD MONITOR THOMAS AHERN RUTLEDGE BERMINGHAM CARYL BIGELOW THOMAS DEMOTT ROBERT HILL CAREY KININIEY LOUIS LAUN ORIN LEHMAN RICHARD MERSHON TRACY PRATT PATRICK WESTEELDT PHILIP WELD Page 26 TH 1938 TAFT AL ZR THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL K THOMAS GREGORY AHERN 256 Broadway Norwich Conn Two Years In School HARVARD Tom came To us 'rwo years ago hallrng from Norwuch Connechcul He m medlafely dlshngulshed hlmself as a greal lallcer and a grand fellow H' dldnl lake long for lhe boys To see hrs worfh and he was soon elecled fo The Upper Middle Commullee and lhls year he has been one of our monllors Tom IS one of our besr ac'rors on and off +he sfage l-le has lurned In many good per formances on lhe sfage buf probably 'rhere IS nor one of us who has nor been lcepi' In a fog by one of his off slage produchons Tom has wha'r Hr Takes 'ro be successful and we wish hum lhe besf of luclc afler leavnng Tall Tom Tommy TG Gregg Be'I'a Monlror 38 Class Commnufee 37 Foolball Capfaun Applegaclc 37 Masque and Dagger 37 38 Varnely Show 38 Commencemenl Dance Comrnnllee 37 38 Charrman Foofball Dance 38 Debahng Club 38 Glee Club 38 Currenlr Evenls Club 38 Ornocos 38 Chair man Fafhers Day Commulree 38 Class Gull Commnflee 38 Page 27 I .. . I . . E i Squad '37: Track Team '373 Bela Play '37, '387 E TA ANNUAL RAYMOND E ALDRICH I3O Academy STreeT Poughlceepsue N Y Two Years an School AMT-TERST For Two years Ray has been The class sensahon wnTh hrs ready wTT and unusual y ahfable dnsposmon Though Ray has oTTen been The ycTTrn oT clrcumsTances he always overcomes all obsTacles vnTh The Torce oT hrs mund OTTen Thus genTleman pecTs of The coming baseball season or The ouTcome oT a heavyweughT maTch aT The Garden By The accuracy oT hs preduchons Ray has lndeed won The dvsTuncTlon oT The class propheT BUT no less commendable IS This prodigy s meruT aT The rosTrum Tor :T as here ThaT Ray ha esTablrshed hlmself as a comung oraTor Every boy who has known Ray well ns has nnsTlncTnve Trlend whlle Those who are IusT acquaTnTed wuTh huns hold hm TD sTeem Squad 31 Page 28 T H 1 9 3 8 F T . , JR . . . . I is To be Tound haranguing a group oT The selecT class sborTsmen on The pros- ' - - 0 X S . . . ' ' ' ' . l I G . I ll Ill' Bu Alpha Debahng Club 38 Biology Club 38 WresTlung E TA ANNUAL Vs RUSSELL ELMER ALDRICH I3O Academy Sfreel Poughkeepsie N Y Two Years in School Alvll-IERST We can vision Rus slanding on a box malcing a speech lo a greal lhrong of lisleners l-lis greal abilily as a debaler clearly poinls oul +ha+ his career will consisl ol climbing To lhe lop in +he legal profession Do noi lhinlc lhal lhis ends lhe lisl of his noise malcing abililies If one inveshgaled any unroward noise is no greal alhlele Rus has done good worlf on lhe Alpha club leams ln fool ball he was feared by all lhose wno opposed him and many a bruise has been blamed on hum When he leaves fhe School Rus will leave a gap lhal will be hard lo fill Squad 37 38 Page 29 T H 1 9 3 8 F T in lhe early evening, if vvas sure lo be lius and his friend Schusser. Allhough he ll ll ll I ll Q j 3 6 X Rus E mer Alpha Club Fooloall 36 37 All Club lzoolball 37 Biology Club 38 Debaling Team 38 Wreslling E NNUAL K RICHARD LEE BALDWIN Coulfer Sfreel Oalcvnlle Conn Five Years nn School The year nnne+een fhlrly 'rhree saw Guns come whuslllnq happrly fo school as every llgh+ hearled boy does who has no cares or worries The School found lhls boy lo be hard worlclng and consclenhous For lhe lasl lhree years Guns was presrdenl of +he Raduo Club Lulcewuse he was presrdenl of Jrhe Malhemahcs Club whnch was organnzed rn 38 Ba eball was hrs Tavorule sporf and we found +ha+ he was well acquamled wulh lf Unforlunalely Guns was a day scholar Thus wrfhouf doubl prevenled hum from lalcung parf In olher achvuhes which he would normally have enlered The year nrnefeen fhurly enqhf sees Guns leaving hrs alma maler happy wu'rh 'rhe succes he has enloyed for fave years al Tall 38 Wresllmg 33 34 35 Page 30 TH 1938 TAFT A COAST GUARD ACADEMY Guns Duck Alpha Second Team Baseball 37 Varsnfy Baseball 38 Presndenf Radio Club 38 Presndenf Mafh Club E A ANNU l53 S+ Marks Place S+a+en Island N Y Two Years IH School WILLIAMS Whenever one hears 'rhe vrbranf blasls of a swung orcheslra echolng fhrough The halls one can also hear Ihe rhylhmuc accompanxmenf of dancing feel' The possessor of lhese Iasl movsng legs ns Roberl A Barnel III During hns 'rwo years al Taff Ba ney has proven humself a very versahle fellow wllh many oul slandnng qualul es I-Irs skull al execuhng Ihe nnrrncacues of Ihe Bug Apple and The lalesl dance creahons has been proven Io many an onlooker He has a nose for humor as he laughs uproarlously al' any amuszng loke or uncudenf which may or may nol be funny Barney receives hugh marks In all has courses of sludy and ID 'rhns way has proven hfmself oulslandnng Wufh has personaluly and good fellowship he wall undoubledly aflaln whalever goal he clesures rn Izfe 38 Cum laude Socuely Page 3I TH 1938 T FT AL Pls ROBERT AYRES BARNET 3rd Barney Schnozz Bob Gamma Papyrus News Board 38 Biology Club 37 Glee Club 38 Soccer Team 36 37 Track Squad E TA ANNUAL ARTHUR GEORGE BEACH lO4 Mann Slreel Walerlown Conn Fave Years IH School COLBY We see sux feel worlh of broad shoulders slrollung down The corridor and plclc mg his fealures from lhe dim and clouslered halls of our alma rnaler view be fore us one half of lhe hfe year day boys personlfled IU Arl Beach Noi only does Ari keep has sluclues above average buf he also holds uo The day boys honor rn alhlehcs Aslc anyone abou+ lhe flash fhal held down cenler forward on 'rhe soccer learn for ihe lasf +wo years Besudes soccer Junne goes In for hoclcey and baseball Some 'rhunlc a favornle sporf of has IS burnung lhe roads fo lhe Bunker Hull sechon of Waferbury Ari wall soon b leavnng us for Colby College In Marne All of us wlsh ham lhe besl of luck lhere Varslly Soccer 36 37 Page 32 A TH 1938 FT ii? l Ar+ Alpha E ANNU GRIFFITH SHACKLETON BEDWORTH 78 Elmwood Avenue Waferbury Conn Two Years an School YALE Where can I ger a screwdrnver7 Who can l gel +o Tux Thus lamp7 The hrsl name which would come +0 us asking ourselves such a queshon would probably be Hank or The Mechanical Kid as he rs somehmes called For whelher I+ concerns Pholrography and closer darkrooms maknng models of ranlroad cars or azrplanes drawlng llfehke carfoons of promlnenf people or lusf hxrng a broken lamp for Bronson Graff knows wha? To do Bul These are no'r Hanks only accomplrshmenls for his lrlgger wfr IS well known bofh IH class and af 'fhe dinner fable where he can keep a group an shfches wlfh his brughl remarks ln facl' he IS so full of Them 'rhal he has fo reslrann hurnself lesl Beanie cen sure hum for drsruphng The class Yes Grncf rs On +he ball Grlff Gravelly Hank Gamma Blology Club 38 Camera Club 38 Chemuslry Club 37 38 Annual Board Ar? Edlfor 38 Track Squad 37 38 Page 33 TH 1938 TAFT AL Z4 THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL eff? RUTLEDGE BERMINGHAM JR Rye N Y Five Years IH School UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA Puvy came lo Tall as a lunnor fave years ago consequenlly he IS one of Ihe dnshngulshed fave who have remained wulh us from rhe slarl Rulledge has had a successxon of roommales lhal has nol been equalled one for each of has hve years I-Ie claums +ha+ lhey lefr because he forced lhem To buf we Icnow beller Rulledqe besides being a 'hne alrhlele has a wonderful personallly and us one of The grealesl assels lo 'rhe class Pxlfhough he as a bll nousy and nol' lnclnned lo overwork himself we who Icnow hum well realize lhal his +alen'rs Ile elsewhere fhan nn hrs books and lhal hus years al school have been a decuded benelul 'ro Tall Momlor 38 Class Commullee 35 36 37 Soccer Team 35 36 37 Caplaln 37 Tennls Squad 34 35 Team 36 37 38 Cheer Leader 38 Hockey Squad 37 Falhers Day Commullee 36 37 Alumni Day Commlllee 37 TAA Councnl 38 Varuely Show 36 37 Sec Lower School Debalung Club 36 Debahng Club 38 Page 34 I 7 "Rui" "Berm" "Schnozz" Alpha THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL Zi ALLEN CARYL BIGELOW 24 Bayard Lane PrunceTon N J Three Years ID School PRINCETON Besrdes having been a member of The Upper Mnddle CommuTTee and a MonuTor Ace IS equally ouTsTandlng on The aThleTrc Tueld Durung hns Three years aT school he has amassed a ToTal oT six leTTers Two each oT hockey soccer and Tennis l-lls ouTsTandung characTer has made hum a leader OT hns class and has broughT hum wldespread popularuTy ATTer every ChrnsTmas and EasTer some bruneTTe geTs has undnvnded aTTenTaon and oTTen The summer leaves hum wsTh Two STrangely enough They someTlmes have The same name and so he has To number Them as BeTTy Nos I 2 3 eTc AT any Tnme oT The day The sound oT Your a SweeThearT or The like announces hrs approach To The corridor Ace us a real scholar and can geT good grades when he wanTs Them lv1aTh IS rnghT down hls alley and he us headed Tor a course aT New l-laven unless he Ace Homer Bug Alpha lvlonlTor 38 Class Comm:TTee 37 Soccer Team 36 37 Hockey Team 37 38 Tennis Squad 36 Team 37 38 Glee Club 36 37 38 Man ager 38 Chor 36 37 38 Annual Board 38 FaThers Day CommuTTee 37 Fall Dance Com muTTee 37 Sprlng Dance CommnTTee 38 All Club FooTball 36 Page 35 decides on PrinceTonq aTTer all The home Town girls have some aTTracTion. ' : F ' , ' . ' 1 ' 1 THE was TAFT ANNUAL yi? FRANCIS SEWALL BOWKER 229 Woodland Road Woonsocl4el R l lwo Years In School LEl-llC-El-l One morning of every week we see Bowlc relurnlng from lhe posl olllce caslung a radlanl beam as he passes us un lhe hall wllh hs Hu Keed Yes fellows :ls anolher leller from Sealllel lvlaybe you donl lcnow ll bul Fran rs 'rhe occupanl of Room 220 who came here IH nls Upper Mlddle year made many friends and has been well lulced and respecled by all of us ever since ll was a very shorl hme before lvlr Morgan dlscovered hls ablllly lo hnl lhe hlgh ones In 'rhe larsl lenor ol lhe Glee Club From lhal lume on Bowk has been a promlnenl' member of bolh Cvlee Club and lhe Orroco We all feel and lcnow lhal he will be a success IN life and wlsh hum luclc al Lehigh Franny Bowl: Gamma Glee Club 37 38 Oclel 37 38 Blology Club 38 Golf Challenge Lust Page 36 , , . . - .. l. . . l . . . . . ., . l. l . - . .. . . - . . . . ,. . . , . . . - ll .. C 3. , . .' 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THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL KENNETH COE BRISTOL 27 Holmes Avenue Walerbury Conn Two Years In School YALE Slrarhng off as Iusf a lnllle boy sux feel Two from Walerbury Ken has made every mnnule of hns Two years al Tall mean somelhung Has Tune volce was early recognnzed and he became a member of The Oruocos A+ The end of hns fursf year he was woled Presudenf of The Glee Club He played foofball and base ball and as a member of The baslcelball Team has good sporfsmanshvp and Tune playvng won hum The 'ob of caplasn Musc and alhlehcs donf make The man however and Ken has more qualxhes To hum Than These He as noled for has smile and conhnual good humor He as a good s+udenl' and hard worker Ken deserves every merml awarded hum and as a fellow worlh lqnowung Ken Brus Moon Alpha Baseball Squad 37 Eoolball Squad 37 Team 38 Baslcefball Team 37 38 Capfaun 38 Bs ology Club 37 Glee Club 37 38 Ocfel 37 38 Glee Club Presudenl 38 Fall Dance Com maffee 37 TAA Council 38 Page 37 X f lb E ANNU I 995 Maplewood Avenue Lake Foresl III Two Years in School YALE Becky Bronsons flashy vesf covering a none loo small chesl has been a familiar sighl here al Tall We hope +ha+ 'rhe memory of his lovial nafure and sparkling humor will never leave us Always on hand wilh a supply of pokes and insahable appehle he has been an expensive buf valuable assel lo our feeds anhcs in pursuance of baseballs for The boys on 'The diamond On lhe slage and rosfrum he has afforded us many hours of genuine enloymenl The Chicago Bankers success al' Yale is assured and we know lhal he will make as many friends There as he has made here Maybe he and Pam will end up leaching 'rhe world The lalesf dance sieps we fervenlly hope so miHee 38 Page 38 T H 1 9 3 8 T A F T A L X l and bull sessions. We shall never Torqel his aversion To violin concerls and his BECKWITH ROGER BRONSON Tubby Zeke Bomber Gamma Manager Baseball 38 Dramahc Associahon 37 38 Debalung Club 38 Senior House Com E ANNU 1 Tall School Waferlown Conn Five Years an School HARVARD Bull allended This school for live years The boys call hum chubby and his round figure IS a famlllar slghl al all school games Hns loyful laugh echoes and reechoes Through Jfhe halls af all hours and he IS especrally addlcled lo rough housing and bull sessions af whlch hus enllghlenlng golces are always welcome However rhese achvnhes do nor nnferfere much wnlh has work He IS a pro Ouhng Club and he enloys all ouldoor sporfs a greal deal Evenfually Bull as going 'ro Harvard buf nexl year wlll fund hum In England where he wall be an exchange sfudenf German Club 38 Exchange Sfudenl 39 Page 39 T H 1 9 3 8 T A F T A l. iii ficienl sludenl, as his record shows. He has been one of 'rhe miainslays of +he ll illll ll 'ID' ll A Bio. ' , ' 7 , X4-" SHERMAN BILLINGS CAWLEY B Wu ne Alpha logy Club 37 38 Currenf Evenfs Club 38 E ANNU SAMUEL DALE CHAPIN I5 Mulberry Slreel Sprnnqheld Mass One Year ln School YALE One of lhe few of us who can look In a mlrror wulhoul wuncung n paln Sam us possessed of whal was voled The handsomesl map IH 'fhe Sensor class ll hasnl gone lo has head fhouqh and he shll lalks To lhe resf of us lusf as lhough he were our equal Oflen he and a couple ol fellows from School go back To hls home an Sprnnglleld To spend a nnce quuel weekend wllh has 'famnly In lhus connechon If you wanl To keep on Sam s beller slde refraun from menhonrng sense of duly In all respecls comb ne fo make Sam able and w lllnq +o lace lhe qrealer problems of lnfe and lo allaun wha? s +he ambllwon of all success Page 40 T H 1 9 3 8 T A F T A L Z Babble, Belly, and Kay,l Fine characfer, unlimiled Iablllly, and a wonderful . l . b E . 1 I i-1 - 1 '38. I . S Yi su K Q, 1. . 1 Chape Sam Alpha Soccer Team 38 Cross Counlry 38 Tennas Squad 38 Commencemenl Dance Commullee E ANNU ROBERT GODDELL CHURCH 465 Easf Mann Slreel Mernden Conn One Year ID School DARTMOUTH Bob has accomplnshed more fn one year Than many old boys bofh In ex'rra currscular achvuhes and an hls scholashc worlc He has Indeed been a greal asser To The 'lhnrd floor and hrs Tenor vomce as a Tdmllldf characlernshc of lhal' par? of The School l-hs alhlehc abrlnly and Tune sense of sporfsmanshup were demonslrafed To us all lasl fall whule he was on The soccer squad l-lowever many of us envy Bob hns hne power of concenlrahon whuch enabled hum To do beller Than The ordunary In hns scholashc record Bob us one of The few lhal are goung To Darlmoulh nexl year and we can be sure lhaf he wull successfully smolce The peace pipe wnfh The olhez l-lanovernan lndnans 38 Second Glee Club Page 4I T H 19 3 8 T A F T A L Z1 X l ll bll Bo Gamma Varsuly Soccer 37 German Club Numerals 37 E TA ANNUAL I OLIVER LYONS CLARKE JR 326 Audubon Boulevard New Orleans La One Year IH School YALE During llwus year we lmave all lound Olly lo be a sincere lrlend a greal sporl and a person wlllw wlmom everyone engoys lo assocal Olly lwas been leading a gay lnme lnere In llle Norllx and l'1e bas numerous ladylruends who lake muclw lime as lar as correspondence and week ends are concerned Very ollen we lwear hum called llwe Greal Lover bul poor Olly has lwns lroubles wlllw Kay Belly and Peggy However we leel llwal some day a gurl lalce Rullw an enlhusuaslnc lugure on llwe lleld ol sporls especnally llwe larsl day lwe wenl :ce slqalrng We all agree llwal Olly s lulure wrll be one ol success and aclmevemenl and wall be crowded wnllw numerous lrlends and nappy lsmes Ollne Lover OI Gamma Debalung Club 38 Clmemnslry Club 38 Second Foolball Team 37 Tennis Squad 38 Page 42 T H 1 9 3 8 F T ', ' ' 'a e. I will come' alongland caplure luis be-arl.l Olly is an induslrlous sludenl as well as .,. 1 . . I Il U ll ll ll If ll llO.C.ll E ANNU I ROBERT S CLEAVER JR II4 Mann S+ree'r Brewsler N Y One Year un School WILLIAMS Bob came lo Tall and enlered Jfhe Senior class las? Seprember afler graduahng from Brewsler I-hgh School Brewsler New York Snnce +hen he has plugged away a+h1s sludles and IU so dolng kepf his marks up To a fanrly good average As soon as baskefball slarred he loaned nn wn+h lhe olher Belas easily gelhng on The A League learn and all durung The wunler was The nucleus of The leam have Bob us however qunke calm and does nor say anylhung unnecessarily H ns llked by all wlfh whom he comes nn con+ac'r Bob Meaf e+a Second Team Foolball 38 All Club Baskelball 38 Track Squad 38 Concerr Orcheslra 38 Page 43 T H 1 9 3 8 T A F T A L I2?f'T6s scoring many poinls. hard worker, a genfleman, and a very good friend ld I . I ' . . . . e ll ll ll ll B ' fg ' : ' 1 ' . E A ANNU OAKLEY WATTS COOKE 8 Cedars Road Caldwell N J One Year ln School LEHIGH Af fhe begunnnnq of fhe year we all looked around wufh wild and sfarfled eyes and nn our mldsf was Oakley l-le ns a brrdge player smoker wild drnver lady s man fennus player soccer player Cadll'ac upholder French enfhuslasf scnenfusf hlsforran and fhe fhnrd floor hey rah man Wnfhnn a few days he made friends wufh all l-le IS a physncusf of fhe fnrsf lasf and middle degrees We gave hum fhus honor as he has learned IU one shorf ferm fhaf a body can nof wengh fwo cubic feef l-le looks forward af all fumes and already has planned fhe esfafe which he will build In a few years We look forward wnfh you Waffs Oak Alpha Glee Club Page 44 TH 1938 T FT AL M .JR. E NUAL PETER CORSON Zl I Hugh Slreel Loclcporl N Y Two Years rn School WILLIAMS 1045 Crash Bang' Hey come back wulh my shoe polush You guessed nl lls Pele lhe machsne Corson generally regarded as lhe smoolh apple ol lhe class Allhough he us nol an oulslandung alhlele Pele ss endowed wnlh a greal deal of muscle as hus less powerful roommale has lound oul when al lemplung lo lhrow hum nn one ol lhelr many glorious rough houses One ol Pele s mann aclmvulues ns wrnlung lo gurls from Syracuse lo Ballnmore However Pele us a hard worker loo and we all wash hum a happy landnng al whalever college he chooses or ralher chooses hum Pele Machme Weasel Gamma Dance Orcheslra 37 38 Annual Board 37 A snslanl Bussness Manager 38 Wreslllng Squad 37 Page 45 TH 1938 TAFT AN Ki l .lg E ANNU I Wale Iown Conn Flve Years In School Alfhough John as no? a boardnng sfudenl he has managed Io enler lnlo all Ihe school achvuhes walh a zeal Ihal nol many boys hvnng off campus would have He has played club foolball well and conlrnbuled Io many Alpha Club vuclorxes ln hockey he was nol only a member buf al o caplaln of a hne Ieam ln Ihns sporl he exhlbuled has Ieam sporlsmanshup as well as leadershup and dnd more Than his share Iowards malcung 'rhe season a successful one Allhough John does no'r play any spori In Ihe sprung Ierm he devoles has lame Io sludues wnfh an nnleresf Thai has been characfernsluc of hum durung hrs four years al Tall And so we are sure 'rhal John because of has leadershxp and lnduslry wall go far Squad 35 36 37 38 Caplaun 8 Page 46 TH 1938 TAFT AL 261 1 Ilo ll JOHN ATWOOD COWPERTHWAIT UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA C pper Alpha Club Foofball 34 35 36 Varsnly I-loclcey E ANNU I ARTHUR MACY COX 26 Easl' Wheelock Sfreel Hanover N H One Year an School DARTMOUTH This noled member of our class as you can readily see has alfended lhns school for only one year buf IH Jrhaf shorl fume he has done very well H rs nol' hard fo guess Arrs place of haloufahon as frequenfly one can hear a series of yells and claps all of which add up Jro malce a Dar+mou+h cheer Seriously Ari' IS a plng pong Alfhough he does nol grace lhe Hou very much wllh has presence he neverlheless plays a 'lane game of brxdge and exercises Thls power quule oflen IH 'rhe Common Room He IS gonng To Darfmoufh nexf year and we all wish hum The besl of luck 38 Page 47 T H 1 9 3 8 T A F T A l. i?5s l fine fennis and hoclcey player, and seems lo revel in a good Toughlgame of Ari- Maesfro Gamma Second Glee Club Varslly Tennss 38 Debahng E e ANNU X26 ROY HERBERT CUNNINGHAM JR 6 Broollawn Terraco ul l:wlrTolCl Conn we Yea P Sm NACE INST CT TECHNOLOGY Falrffelds grealel publlc ly manager rs no ollwer rlwan Herb No b ll ee ron 'mal he lS IH can la l more llman a few munufe w lncul lweanng aboul Br dqepor' or aboul llwe R P M rn llne lalesl Bulclq mo 'mr However Herb doe now spend Paradise where 1+ Q drlucull lo Tnd anyllnnq bul bulllnq German under Mr Fusonle has really seeped lnlo lm blood a d made lwm gel a Qlworl lwalrcul wlnclw does nol exaclly Tlaller lnm Bul Herb bas acconnblmsned qune a bll al Tafl IH one year flwrouqlw ln admlrable Charade: lc Has qood nalure ard even dusposlluon have dlslnnqursned hm lwere ard + eom llwwl we slwal alw y remember Herb for llmese lralls Herb Gamma German Club Page 48 T H 1 9 3 T A F T A L 4' l , , Or R ' 16 r 1. .Fool L J . . J ' ' T 5 ' l ' , . u S A ' 5 V ' -5 l 1 " 'I , . . . T A Ty . A ' S T . all lwls lime booslinq Bridgeport as he if one of me diligenl workers on ,, . . in E . I 1. , . h. ' ls ' 'fsl 5. f V ' ' h ' T ' l T , L E S 5 1 X l a '1 E TA ANNUAL Xa JERE LOREN DAVIS 133 Wesl 4 Sfreel New Yorlc N Y One Year rn School WESLEYAN l-lorace Mann s grfl' 'ro Tafl and God s gall lo The Pelrrhed Foresl passed hrs hrsl and las'r years here srmullaneously and amrd many Trrends We ll never lorgel hrm behrnd The beard machrne gun Toollrghls and erghl ball on lhal memorable nrqhl Bur Jeres nferesls ar nor all Thespran h also lrlces To sleep hrs aflernoon sreslas berng famous on The 'rhrrd Tloor The shalrerrnq ol one of These lersure per ods was also repuled To be The only lhrng lhal could drslurb hrs lranqurllrly al all Lord of +he bull sessron lere was mosl al' home when regalrng hs gullrble classmales wrlh werrd Tales of hrs phenomenal yaca irons and also when achnq rn hrs sem: offs a Capacrly a presrdenl of The Room 304 French Club Walch oul Wesle an when Th s boy land 38 Golf Challenge Lrsl Page 49 TH 1938 FT ' . 'IE I el rl ' I ed ' 4 F - . . --T lv 1-K l - Bufch Blump Beia Glee Club 38 Debahng Club 38 Orrocos 38 Masque and Dagger 38 Varsrly Foolball Team E ANNU I RICHARD WELLS DEANE I83 Darlrnoulh Terrace Sprmghelcl Mass One Year In School DARTMOUTH The beauhful melropolus of Sprsnglfueld was unlclnd nolr ro send Duck lo Tall sooner bu+ IH lhe year he has been wnlh us he has compiled a splendid record He came lo lhe school lohnq a dozen prpe of all varlelnes bul he has had no opporlunnly lo use lhem He as such a ver ahle alhlele 'rhaf he has been on varsuly leams sxnce he slarled school ln The fall ne was an oulslandlnq soccer lhe baslcelball 'ream Paradise corridor ns lorlunale To hear hlm snnglng nn 'rhe showers wulh hrs magmlucem' barnlone vouce which he employs IU bolh 'rhe Glee Club and Chor lvloslr rmporlanl of all lhus furure Darlmoulh man as a good sludenl never fanlnng lo be on lhe Honor Roll Club 38 Chorr 38 Orlocos 38 Page 50 T H 1 9 3 8 T A F T A L EK player, and during lhe winler monlhs he has been one ol 'rhe main sparlcs on Dyck Alpha Soccer Team 38 Baslcelball Team 38 C-Elee E ANNU eff? THOMAS BALFE DeMOTT Hope Ranch Sanla Barbara Calnf Four Years rn School YALE Tom came +o Tafr four long years ago from The sunny shores of California where ll' never rams buf pours During Tom s slay al Tafl he has proved his versahllly by berng one of Taffs mosl oulslandung monulrors afhleles and dramahsls Hrs abrllly for charac+er arls has been Touched by no one durlng an The Pefrnfled Foresr was undoubledly hrs grealesl performance ln alhlehcs has oulsfandrng play a+ end during The 36 and 37 foolball seasons will be lon remembered ln baseball he was a sfeady calcher and one of The heavy hulrers of The Team Tom s smrle and sunny dlsposuluon and qualnlnes of leadershnp oughl +0 carry hum far good luck Tom and walch our for Telephone calls 38 Civics Club 37 Page 5I T H 1 9 3 8 T A F T A L his four years. al' school. His por+rayaTJof 'rhe dilllicull characler "Dulce lv1an'ree" . . I . I I . 1 ' g Tom Alpha Momfor 38 Foolball Squad 36 Team 37 Baseball Team 36 37 38 Glee Club Papyrus News Board 36 37 Varuely Show 38 School Plays 37 38 Club Plays 37 Masque and Dagger 37 38 Gym Team E ANNU I HARRY HODGES DICKSON 4I5 WashlngTon Road Lake ForesT lll One Year ID School STANFORD Harry came To TaTT Tor The TnrsT Tnme Thus SepTember He Took an lmmeduaTe unTeresT IH exTra currncular acTlvlTles and was In The TnrsT play oT The year only a Tew shorT weeks aTTer school opened During The wunTer Harry made The wresTlung squad and was awarded has leTTer aT The end oT The wnnTer Term Thus sprung Harry ns keeping up hus excellenT scholashc average To make doubly sure hrs now guaranTeed enTrance To STanTord ln The second Team Track meeTs Harry has shown hnmselT To be an excellenT sprnnTer We are all sorry To see hum go wesT buT we wull all be lookung Tor hum aT Alumnl Day under The Tamlluar grey haT Duck Harry Gamma WresTl1ng Team 38 Masque and Dagger 38 Papyrus News Board 38 DebaTnng Club 38 Track Squad 38 Page 52 T H 1 9 3 8 T A F T A l. 55 ' ' . T ' .He parTicIpaTed in The school play, The VarieTy Show, and The Gamma Club play. E NUAL HENRY CHASE ELY I57 Hullsude Avenue Walerbury Conn Two Years un School WILLIAMS Harry us The unduspuled aulhoruly on swung musuc un lhe Tafl School Deems Taylors counlerparl un swung musuc Indeed ul would be dnclucull Io lhunlc ol Harry wulhouf uazz and ever sunce he boughf hus new drum ul has been quule dulfucull TO lhunlc al all' Harry us nalurally quuel and unassumung Nolhung shorl of a good sel of lraps can b ng hum To lule unless perhaps we consuder and Jrhus lacl us evudenced by cerlaun lellers whuch he receuves regularly from a dark eyed soulhern gurl I-le has oI+e'u expressed hus beluel lhal a good dark sunburn or 'fan enhances a woman s charms consuderably and we have every reason lo belueve lhal lhe campus cal' us suncere un hus beluef 37 Oruocos 37 38 Page 53 T H 1 9 3 8 T A F T A N 524 a bad sel of Iraps. Harry can dollmore lhan imlilale Gene Kruper, however, Hofch Gale Harry Befa Soccer Squad 37 38 Traclc Squad 37 Glee Club 37 38 Dance Band 37 38 Varuely Show E ANNU 404 l6Th STreeT Fran lln Pa Three Years nn School W1Thun has Three years aT TaTT Ted has developed unTo a curly headed package oT muscles Comang Trom The coal mvnes oT Franklrn :T ss easy To comprehend Thus On has arrival Ted baTTled The TaculTy buT now They seem To have ham all aT sea he 1usT canT seem To undersTand Them NoT wanhng To say Too many dnshearTen:ng Thnngs abouT Teely we musT gave hlm credlT Tor hrs work on The TooTball and Track Tlelds BuT oT course every so oTTen he Turns up aT The house To worship Lady Nncohne clad IH has sporTy TooTball sweaTer And They say hes no lady klller We oTTen wonder whaT :T as IU KenTucky ThaT holds so much aTTracTron Tor hum Team 38 Track Team 37 38 Page 54 TH 1938 TAFT AL 5,23 ky. THEODORE BENJAMEN ELY JR DARTMOUTI-l or CORNELL Ted Curly eTa All Club FooTball 36 All Club Baseball 36 Glee Club 36 37 FooTball Squad 37 FooTball E ANNU 3 Bay Avenue Larchmonf N Y Four Years IU School GEORGETOWN Alfhough has fafher IS a well known fnqure In sound research John s dwslnke for scnence and mafhernahcs I evldenced by his faksng fwo Lafnn courses af Taff and by has lnfenfuon of faking +wo Greek courses af Georgefown He has made an excellenf roornrnafe Despufe hrs fondness for lafe hours he shows hls un selfishness by qoung fo bed whenever has roommafe washes John us lnfellngenf well Informed on currenf sublecfs hard fo offend enfhusuasfuc especlally regardang week ends and holidays and lukes opera cider and Beffe Davns Qccasronally he fells fales fhaf we musf confess seem a bf fall and fakes a promunenf parf an frequenf bull sessions Hrs sense of humor rs superb Skafung Club Page 55 TH 1938 TAFI AL EZ? JOHN LIVINGSTON FARRAND Jack Gamma E NNUAL 52.21 PAUL BORIS FITZELL 467 Robbins Avenue New Brnlarn Conn Three Years nn School HARVARD I am quufe cerlann Thar many fellows wnll m ss Fnlzs many cheerful and lwkeable ways nexl year Boris has chosen To Turlher educale hwmself al Harvard and To The Yale and Prnncelon fellows I+ means Harvard s good Torlune and our mrs Torlune Allhouqh he IS always wulllng To have Tun and enler lnro all school games Paul has won The admurahon of The fellows Tor hrs abnlw+y 'ro max business and pleasure for Frrz 1 really a hard worlrer From The 'asf s+a+emen+ donl oe? The zdea +ha'r Borrs as a orwnd for he has won consnderable acclalm bofh as a wresller and Toofball player Therefore w+ seems evudenl 'rhal anyone wrlh Pauls common sense ard abrluly To balance worlc and play us bound 'r meer success Chemwlry Club 38 TAA 37 Page 56 TH 1938 TAFT A l I l . O ul-HHB -n Fl+z orls e+a Wresllung Squad 36 37 Golf Challenge Lnsl 36 37 38 M nager Wresllrnq Team Sensor House Commulfee Varuely Show 38 THE was TAFT ANNUAL is ALBERT WOOD FOSTER 6903 Llncoln Druve Phuladelphua Pa LEHIGH Tafl has been forfunafe lo have had Alberf Fosfer wulhun her porlals durnnq 'rhe lasr year and a half Al admired by everyone because of hrs nalural ways and even dlsposmon has been a favorure wufh maslers and classmales alxlce The School remembers such Things as hrs display of lnduan craff an The Varnely Show and also has Tune worlc rn exfra currucular acjnvnhes AI was a member of The Glee Club achve rn The Debahng Club and was Secrelary of The Currenl Evenls Club He has enloyed To The ufmosf hrs courses under Mr Reardon and Mr Weld and he has especially enloyed The Farwells a has facully friends Alberl' expecls To enfer Leh1gh Unuversufy nexl fall and he us sure To be as popular lhere as he has been al Tal? Page 57 . , . h I , . , - . I I . . r . . . , I J . . V 5 ,L nl, ' I , A P u In lr d- u ' ' " . , . n 1 I I v A v I v I .V ' 1 1 One and a Half Years In School A ln nan efa Glee Club 38 Dramaluc Club 38 Debahng Club 37 Team 38 Currenl Evenls Club Secrelary 38 Manager Second Team Baseball E ANNU hyd LOUIS FRANK Ill l404 So Thurd Slreel Loursvulle Ky Two Years un School YALE Colonel came lo us In The fall of 36 as an Upper Mlddler l-le was one of The selecl Annex boys ID 'rhal year Lucky qunckly earned The repulaluon ol a polenlual Cum Laude sludenl l-lns chlef exlra curricular aclnvnhes have been 'rrack dramaflcs and smoknng lhe lalrer pashme maksng hmm lhe logical chair man of lhe Sensor House Commullee Louas us a member of lhe Masque and Dagger and has been In every slage produchon The school has pul on IH The lasl lwo years The class lramp as headed for Yale where we know he wnll be a greal success Colonel has occaslonally expressed lhe desire 'ro sludy law whelher he does lhss or nol we know lhal has capabululy and good nalure wall make hem a success and a good husband lo some soufhern belle Lou Colonel Lucky Gamma All Club Foolball 37 Varnely Show 36 37 Masque and Dagger 38 Fafhers Day Com mrllee 37 Chaurman Senfor l-louse Commullee 38 Cum Laude 38 Biology Club 38 Sprung Dance Commullee 38 Page 58 TH 1938 TAFT AL THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL 25 ROBERT HALL GARRITT JR 72 Perlcnns STreeT WesT NewTon Mass Three Years In School AMI-TERST STarTung ouTh1s Sensor year In The rural dlsTrucT up aT The end OT Paradise Alley ID The new bunldung Bob moved To more urban llTe halT way Through The year when he came down To Tull halT of The mezzamne room A good sTudenT Bob also sTands ouT IH aThleTucs belng a member oT The soccer and wresTllng Teams and one oT The Traclc squad s runners The Alpha club oT whuch he ms a member proTlTed greaTly by has presence an The TooTball and baseball leagues l-le has shown humselT To be a person who can be relied upon when worlcnng under pressure NexT year Bob goes To carve a snmllar niche ouT Tor h1mselT ln college and we lcnow he s capable oT IT' Pee Wee Bob Alpha Glee Club 35 WresTlnng Team 37 Traclc Squad aura 37 38 Soc er Team 37 FaThers Day Com mnTTee 37 DebaT1ng Club 38 Sensor T-louse CommlTTee 38 VarneTy Show 37 Commence menT Dance CommuTTee 38 Page 59 , . 1 , . 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' . 1 E A ANNU GEORGE SIDNEY GOODSPEED Governors Lane Greenlleld l-l ll Fanrheld Conn Four Years IH School YALE When ln lhe slull of lhe nuqhl' you hear a clankung In lhe corrxdor :ls The Turk gonng 'ro bed wllh has baseball m1+ rn hls hand George who would ralher play baseball lhan eal 'fries lo spend as much Jnme as possible al bolh Good nafured Turk who Indeed more lhan seldom found lhal some childlike per son had lampered wlh has bed was wonl lo lake nl lke a genlleman However much noise accumulaled In hss room Turky sludned rughl on hns nerves un rulllled and very ollen helped some sludenl' who wasnl lucky enough 'ro know his malh so well We feel sure Thai nexl year Georoe wnll conhnue lo do well al Yale and so we bud hum a meruled farewell Alpha Baseball Squad 35 36 37 Team 38 All Club Foolball 36 Foolball Squad 37 Lower School Debahng Club 35 36 Upper School Debahng Club 38 Glee Club 38 Choir 38 Caplaun of Yachf Qacrng Crew 37 Page 60 TH 1938 r FT Al. 525 E NNUAL YZ? PETER KUNTZ GRAVES IZOI Rubucon Road Dayfon Ohuo Two Years un School YALE Gaze upon our parlor golf champuon and marvel aT such a genuus Besudes Thus lcund of exercuse we see Dayfon s fauresf son Tearung up The cunders un sprung and gracung The gruduron wuTh has presence un The fall Alfhough Coffon has been here buf Two shorf years hus fruendly ever smulung nafure has won hum unnumerable fruends Many fumes we fund hum readung a leffer and Then wufh a dusgusfed smule he blurTs ouf Whaf can I do7 I canT lceep Them away from hus faur admurers PeTe us now plannung To Turn Towards New Haven and Yale wll malce no musfake un gafherunq Thus faur haured son of The soul unfo ufs folds Pefe Bunnue Coffon Befa Traclc 37 Capfaun 38 Foofball Team 37 Glee Club 37 Secrefary Treasurer BeTa Club 38 All Cuu Foofball 36 Varuefy Show 36 Fafhers Day Commuffee 37 Permanenf Class Aqenf Page 6I T H 1 9 3 8 T A F T A me," and we know Thaf Pefel has qoffen anofhfer "boring" Ieffer from one oT X .. . . - - A 4 - - - - 1 l - . 'b I ' 3 ' ' , I'377 E A ANNU 47 Brewsler Road Scarsdale N Y Two Years rn School ST LAWRENCE Come ground hog day fhrs melancholy man overcomes his nalural shyness and emerges from behlnd has spllcy beard ll us lhen lhal' hrs appearance us a l1Hle less sfarflung Than usual for Hr rs on Jrhls greaf day Jrhal he combs his locks and wears shoes Herbs knowledge rs well mqh boundless equalled only by +haf of Brahms and Beerhoven Two of his less dsshnguushed predecessors In 'Fad 1+ has been whnspered In scandallzed sub lones Jrhar he luslens To 'rhe sfuff on posl' office enrher Thal mellow chnclc from Pa 1+ as fhoughf heads rhe lxsl' He s a lclller on 'rhe rxnlc and Tennis courls does some faur sleeping and one day wen? 'ro a class we Jrhlnlf 38 Page 62 T H 1 9 3 8 T F T A L Q5 Salurday nighls, rhe flaming youfh. And Herbie doesn'+ do very badly a+ The HERBERT FOSTER GUNNISON Herb Gunny Gun Gamma Tenms Team 37 38 Soccer Team 37 Fafhers Day Commll ee 37 Senlor House Commu++ee E NUAL 1 HOLLAND HAGAR 68 Soulh Slreef Dallon Mass Four Years un School YALE In Holland we fund a boy who has grasped lhe purpose of comung 'ro Tall a 'rhung whuch some of us have forgolrfen 'ro oblaun an educaluon By maunfaur' ung a sleady ave age above euqhly for four years our classmale has been rewarded wu'rh many weekends un New York and Dallon Mass hus home Town obfaunung Fruday week ends Besudes beung one of 'rhe foremosl sfudenlrs un hus class Holland you wull fund knows whaf us happenunq un fhe world Thus fad has been proven by hus leadung The class 'rwuce un +he Currenf Evenfs coru+es+ held by The magazune Tume Lea Jung Tall Cum Laude we know lhal Holland wull make our exfremely well af New Haven and we wush hum 'rhe besf of luck Falher s Day CommuHee 37 Cum Laude l Page 63 T H 1 9 3 8 T A F T A N Xi Even when fhe week-end requiremenfs were raised, 'Holland succeeded in Hag Befa E TA ANNUAL I FREDERICK HENRY HALL l2I Slralheld Road Brldgeporl Conn Two Years In School AMHEPST Enlerlng Tall al' The beginning of hrs Upper Middle year Fred has been con sranfly In The lnmellqhl as a resull of has alhlehc and socval prowess While +he 1937 Annual rafed hum Number Four on lhe Golf Team an realufy he led Jrhe feam al one posnhon for sux mafches However 1+ IS rn Jrhe socual and femnnnne curcles fhaf Fred lcnown To The boys as +he Dulce really snnks hms leelh Very popular wllh The fair sex he rs al has prxme durrnq The school dances when he IS able 'ro exhubnf has power over fhem The Dulce ns well lcnown for a series of vmufahons of cerfaun maslers which are very clever as well as amusing All In all Fred has added much +o The slandard of The class of 38 The Dulce Gummy e+a o Team 37 38 All Club Foolball Chemnslry Club Vrce Presudenl Farhers Day Comm Hee 38 Page 64 TH 1938 FT we ll ll ll fl B Gll: . ' ,' 1 '37g A y ll ' if .rl E TA ANNUAL I WILLIAM LEWIS HALLIWELL 4l Wheeler Slreel Walerlown Conn Sm Years IU School AVIATION SCHOQL When Woodge came here sux years ago he wanled ony lo play hockey and acquire a llllle useful all round educahon I-le has been playing hockey and cracking book covers ever since Today Woooqe IS a model of The successful local boy lhrs year he played club hockey and compleled hrs book learnung Now he as quule prepared lo enler an avuahon school well equlpped wulh underlake for he IS an amblhous unassumlng fellow ol pleasanl personallly whose dimples allracl lhe genfler sex Many say hs lavorule glrl as Lady Nucohne bul we know olherwlse A yway w wash BII plenly ol luck he deserves I+ B II Wooclge Gamma u Ho key 35 36 l Page 65 T H 1 9 3 8 I: T 1' H - I , various and sundry lacls. He should succeed ln any occulpalion which he may l I I . . I ' ' ' I ' ' , I . H , G ' H I 'I - ll E 'I 'I 'I CI b C ' , I , I37, I38. E ANNU 275 DOUGLAS HASBROUCK Sunnyacres Slone Rudge N Y Two Years In School UNION When a roar a hnkle of glass and a raucous caclcle luke fhal of a hen arnse from fhe 'lhard floor Hasbrouck us off again Tas a puly lhaf Doug has been wnlh Hasbrouclcs repufahon Perhaps lhe greafesf blessing The sluclenf governmenl recerved was fhaf Tony had five sublecls fhus lasl year or he would have been fhe peshlence of all fume How could one help bu+ like Doug +hough7 No one can deny Thar greal admrrahon was due +o a fellow who always wen'r ou'r for all spor+s wulh greaf ardor alfhough he may never have made The Jream Second Glee Club Page 66 T H 1 9 3 8 T A F T A L us only +wo years, lor he was fasf beginning +0 calch up wilh "Terrible Ted" Doug Hasy e+a All Club Baseball 37 38 lvlalhernahcs Club E ANNU 2152? SANFORD BENEDICT HEAD 70 Broad STreeT PnTTsTneld Mass Two Years un School WILLIAMS WhaT name conlures up a scene of paunT and TooTlughTs qulcker Than ThaT oT Sandy l-lead7 We oT TaTT will never TorgeT The VarneTy Show and :Ts one man producer and durecTor AlmosT all oT The cred1T Tor :Ts success belongs rrghTly To Sandy We all admnre has beave lnlce abuluTy To geT Things done The Glee claimed hum and Tor Two years he has been a member oT The Tune Teasers :T wlll surely miss hum Sandys pasT masTershxp on The various pmeces OT gym equupmeni' was clearly proven by The ever ready crowd oT nnTeresTed specTaTors Every acTnvnTy whuch he enTers beneTlTs Trom his grand personaluTy and hard worlcsng aTTnTude We lcnow ThaT Sandy wlll keep on succeeding IH anyThlng he aTTempTs aTTer leaving TaTT especually :T he Taces The TooTlughTs Sandy Gamma GI e Club 36 37 38 Masque and Dagger Club 36 37 38 Fenclng Team 37 Second Team FooTball 37 Track 38 VarneTy Show 36 37 Debahng Club 38 Page 67 TH 1938 TAFT AL THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL Z ROBERT CHARLES HILL 244 Mann STreeT LrTTe on N I-l Two Years un School DARTMOUTI-I In The Two years ThaT Bob was a TaTT he won The respecT and admnrahon oT us all There were buT Tew boys an he enlrre school who dndnT know hum and There were even Tewer If posswble who dndn T consnder hmm Tops Bob gained our respec on The TooTbaII held for ms Tne clean brand of play On The hoclcey rank he vnndncaTed nn Tune sTyle and on The baseball dnamond he led The Team as capfann Through a Tune season BuT aThleTucs werenT bf any means The only reason Tor our admnrahon Bob was a leader IH every sense of The word A monuTorshup Presndency oT The Gammas and head of The School AThleTnc Asso cuahon were buT a few of The honors conferred on hum Be seelnq you Bob eufher aT DarTmouTh or Wellesley IT s a Toss up O PresudenT of Gammas 38 PresudenT of T A A Fall Dance CommuTTee 38 I-loclcey Team 37 CapTaun 38 Page 68 Gamma Upper Mrdclle CommuTTee 37 IvlomTor 38 GITT CommuTTee 37 38 Cuvucs Club 37 Vnce 38 lnTer Club Council 38 Debahng Club 38 38 I:ooTbalI Team 37 38 Baseball Team 37 1 ' I T , . . 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THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL EDWARD NICHOLSON HOLBROOK Tall School Waferlown Conn Fnve Years In School MIDDLEBURY Ed enlered +he porlals of our school af Jrhe lender age of Twelve l-le ns now sevenreen and as now lender only when he asked aboul Panama Thar lnon lhal enfers huslory class every mornang s only Pulzu wufhoul his yearly haurcul Hs rumored 'rhal' lhe barber charges hum double when he cu'rs I+ Ed goes In for hoclcey and baslcelball buf hrs favorlle sporf us 'rennns and aslc a cerlarn masler nf he can box l-le also plays a sweel vrolnn and can be heard prachclng every day wulh 'rhe Classncal Orchesrra All lclddung aslde Ed ns a swell fellow +0 lcnow and here s hoprng Thai he makes good al Mlddlebury College "'-'qgp Ed ufzl Alpha Classrcal Orch sfra Club Baseball 34 35 Club l-loc ey 34 35 36 3 Page 69 Z A Fw ' ll ll IIP 'll ff , lf','v,",'7,'38. l I E ANNU ZOI Soundvuew Avenue W :T PI uns N Y One Year In School PRINCETON Through The pearly gaTes oT Paradise come The sensuous Throbs oT Benny Goodman s orchesTra Then we hear The plarnTuTT vouce oT MarTha TnlTon render :Pg The vocal and every once In a whale a masculune voice lounnng hers rn discord Here we Tlnd Norman l-Tolzramp In hus mosT characTerusTlc pose be side The rhyThm shruelclng phonograph an Mr T-lowell s aparTmenT BuT Holzve has work To do so aTTer a Tew none Too subTle puns whrch earn hxm Two soclcs apiece Trom hs sadushc and pnhless cronles he wr hdraws To his boudolr and begins The serious parT oT school lnfe ThaT us unTnl IO OO P M when Benny s l-le wall long be recalled Tor hrs nnmble WIT h s bad puns hrs cheerTul smile has helping hand and lasT buT noT leasT Tor hus unexcellable records Cquad Page 70 TH 1938 TAFT AL Zi h'e a'. .. 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I.lE T .".l .I NORMAN ELLSWORTH HOLZKAMP Packard Scramps eTa All Club BaslseTball ChemusTry Club Tennns E ANNU I HOWARD CONVERS HUMPHREY 500 ShuTTle Meadow Road New Br1Taun Conn Two Years IH School YALE In hns Two years aT TaTT New BruTaun s own playboy Hump has really done an excellenT lob He has always compleTed every Task he underToolc and as Mr De WnlTon would have sand Displayed a Tendency Toward unTellecTual pride and ambuTnon IH hls work DespnTe The popular bel1eT ThaT he played number Tuve on The nuneTeen ThurTy seven GolT Team Hump acTually played more nnaTches Than anyone else ID The number Two posnT1on New BruTawn s ToremosT son can be seen quuTe oTTen nn The Bingham AudnTornum balcony Sunday nnghTs wnTh some beauTaTul Tlower oT womanhood He has Talcen advanTaqe of The Papyru as an exTra currncular acTn.uTy and has held a berTh on The news board Tor Two years He has been a qreaT asseT To The class oT Th1rTy enghT and hrs many Tnends wish hrm The besT oT luclc un hTe Hump TTT EagIe++e Gamma Papyrus News Board 38 ChemusTry Club 38 GOIT Team 37 38 l:aThers Day CommrTTee Page 7l TH 1938 TAFT AL 25 4 I' -llll ll T T T 'T 'T H E ANNU JOHN WILLIAM INGLE 2200 Easl Avenue Roclfwesfer N Y Une Year ln School All Roclwesler llwou farresl flow r of rhe Weslern Hemusphere calf of aurplanes and beaulnful women bvrllwplace of 'mal masler beyond compare of rlwe qenlle + of bull sllnqung our own Jack lngle we relurn your nahve son +o you wlllw lweavy lwear+ for we are rruly sorry 'ro see bum go Jaclc has been wnlln us only one year buf In Tlwal slworf lame he nas made many fruends and no enemles A+ rlwe oufser Jaclc placed lumself well above llwe average ID has srudzes and by cons+an'r bard work has kepl lmmself In llwaf posmon Tlmroughoul flue year Nol llwe allmlehc lype he gnves venl lo hrs passion In song achng as one of 'rlrme lusly barrlones IH flue Glee Club M l T will gaun a worllwy member nexl fall and we can quaranlee 'aclf Q success lhere l Page 72 TH 1938 TAFT AL SK M.l.T. ar ll , , ' 'I kll l Jac Alpha Glee Club 38 Clmour 38 Radao Club 38 THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL I CAREY TITUS KINNEY 68 ColT Road PuTTs ned Ma s Sax Year TU School DUKE WuTh sux years oT expernence Bedum has Tlmed TT so ThaT he can make brealcTasT 1usT as The doors are bemq closed and Thus geT a buT more sleep Than mosT oT us NexT umporTanT To has sleep I hs love Tor rough houses No maTTer where There as a loud bull session In school Carey as sure To be In The m:dsT of T However Bedum dld a Tlne 'ob as ceh r on The FooTball Team and Thus year he was CapTarn m reward Tor has playmg abnluTy and sporTsmanshup The TacT ThaT he was PresndenT oT The BeTas and a MomTor Tor Two years also shows ThaT has leadership qualuTles were recogmzed by The fellows Carey wall be missed aT TaTT r1exT year and as sure To be an asseT To a'wy college he aTTends Bu TlTus Bedlnl Lover BeTa o Tor 3! 38 Class CommuTTe s 4 36 FooTball 35 36 37 CapTam 37 Hockey uad 36 37 T clc Squad 35 36 PresnderTT Bela Club 38 Debahhq Club 37 Lower School Debahng 34 35 Cerman Club 3 Page 73 Ny ,T X T ' l',l , s. 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THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL 276 LOUIS FREDERICK LAUN 7I Faber Avenue Waferbury Conn Four Years IH School YALE Alfhough Louis has changed greally sn lhe pasl four years fhere ns one habnr whnch he possesses +ha+ has nor only remauned unalrered buf also has managed To haunr mosr of us Thaf +o whach we refer lSl'l'1E meloduous shuffle of our hero s slippers Aside from 'rhus Lou has few orhe unallerable aspecfs ro hrs narure On The conlrary Larceny has made quure a name for hwmself as being nor only The chaurman of rhe Pap buf also as a columnusr 1 la Wnnchell Combunung a cerraun amounf of lnduslry wnlh a good brain Louxs has recelved lane marlcs for four years And so IH closung we wush rhns busy as well as personable lad a greaf deal of luck and believe he ms deshned +0 have success rn lhe held he chooses To follow Larceny Lou Louie efa Monnfor 38 Papyrus Board 36 37 38 Man aqnng Eduror 37 Chalrman 38 Cum Laude Annual Board 37 38 Busuness Manager 38 Press Club 37 38 Sporfs Edlfor 38 Lower School Debahng Club 36 Debahng Team 38 Currenlr Evenrs Club 38 Vnce Presldenf Chem nsrry Club 38 Faihers Day Commalfee 37 Var1elyShow 36 37 SSSIC 38 Page 74 , JR. 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THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL I ORIN ALLAN LEHMAN Tarryfown N Y Four Years an School YALE A maroon Buuck swlngs Info The drnxe Weasll Weasll and Weasnl pale an and Tafl' s Tulure lnnancuer and presenl premmer playboy has lefl on anolher of Those famous Salurday permusslons lo The bug clfy Bu? lhrs plague God saw Til To send upon The New York Tnmes lS really nol a bad fellow a+ hearl allhough he ralres The dub ous dwshncr on of bennq rrdden Tor more lhlngs Than anyone else of 38 When we look back on our Taff years The chances are Thai a greal' many of our besf remembrances will be aboul Lem Possessed of a good brann a good deal of common sense and a lukeable characler lhns boy wnlh The Thick Weasel efa Monulor 38 Class COmmIlTe9 35 36 37 Foolball Squad 37 Team 38 Baskelball Squad 35 36 37 Team 38 Baseball Squad 35 36 Team 37 38 Papyrus Board 36 37 Adverhs mg Manager 38 Annual Board 36 37 Vnce Pre denl 38 Debahng Club 38 Press Club 38 Fall Dance Comrnsffee Alurnnl Day Com mnllee 37 Fafhers Day Commullee 37 X Page 75 ,rm I . l l I 1 . . . . . E . . ,I . l. . shouldered suils should go far In whafever college he chooses. ll ll B I A . l 'Y ' lY I I . - si l 1 " ' : -' - - . I l V l . , 7 E NNUAL I JOHN FRANCIS LENFESTEY 30 Essex Road Summll N J One Year nn School DARTMOUTH Oh donl call me Cokey nl wall never shck buf despule The Albrno s harsh words The name Cokey has slayed wnlh hum for fwo years and much 'fo has Ill luck I+ has reached New Jersey Lasl year he belonged ro lhe Annex Club where every school rule was broken and he shll breaks a few maybe lo feel a year younger Cokey as one of The valuable assels +o lhe Track Team and hs lavelnn lhrowung has helped us ID more Than one meel Cokey lakes hls work sernously and consequenrly lhls efforl has helped hum +o oblarn good marks Conscnenhousness frnendlnness and sense of responsubululy wall always be hrs oulsfandung characferushcs as They were here al Tafl Cokey Albino Long John Bela Track Squad 37 Team 38 Sensor l-louse Com mrllee 38 Page 76 TH 1938 TAFT A 2255 E TA ANNUAL Zfs GARNER LENNON LEWIS WesTslde Avenue l-laxersTraw N Y One Year an School YALE The Two ouTsTandunq pownTs of Sandy personalny are hrs amuabll1Ty and con sTanT courTesy Hrs warmfh and CordlallTy Toward has Truends and Tellow Paradise roomers were always a promznenl' TuxTure There and IU The whole school Sandy IS one OT The Tew boys rn The class who possesses ThaT characTerusTuc whxch mosT sTudenTs envy The abullTy To sTudy Therefore he received due reward Sandy Could be heard down IO The music room l-le enloyed musmc very much and was noT only an excell nT p1anusT buT also a member oT The Glee Club Sandys perseverance and lrlfeable personaluTy should Talce hmm Tar TD whaTever he underTalces aTTer leavmq TaTT ChemusTry Qub 38 Page 77 T H 1 9 3 8 F T Tor This ln consisTenTly good grades. Durinq lmosT any Tree period of The day Sandy EmsTeln Gamma 3 Glee Club 38 SecreTavy of lVlaTh Club 38 E A ANNU I JOHN THOMAS McCREADY 297 Soufh Mann Sfreef Wallingford Conn Fave Years an School YALE Being Presndenf of fhe Gun Club musf have no effecf on Jacks sense of economy because uf ns a well known facf fhaf he seldom mlsses a clay pugeon Thus year he grew bold and defyvng h s economical unsfnncf Mr Wilson and fhe law shof everyfhrng an snghf regardless of suze color or species l-lns hunfnng camp In The Wallingford wnld has afforded Semors week ends fhaf were un surpassable If we can belseve some of fhe wenrd sforues When Jaclc rsnf hunfang has been one of fhe oufsfandung leaders of hrs class and club Hrs abullfy fo gaun frlends and deal squarely wlfh everyone has obfasned for hum an office an fhe Alpha club and 'rhe respecf of fhe enfnre School Mack Alpha Papyrus News Board 36 37 38 Sporfs Edlfor 38 Gun Team 37 38 Presudenf 38 Biology Club 38 Secrefary reasurer Alpha Club Ger man Club 38 Second Baseball Squad 38 De afung Club 38 Wresflrng Squad 38 Page 78 T H 1 9 3 8 T F T A L 5,55 or week-ending, he is doing somefhing consfrucfive. lior five years af Taff he 8, I ' 1 iT Y I I - A 3 b ' . ' 7 ' ' . l E ANNU w!5f'6,N ROBERT LEO McQUEENEY I3 I5 Noble Avenue Bridgeporl Conn Two Years in School YALE ln Sepiember ol: 36 Bob came lo Tall a qenlrleman scholar and fair alhlere As he confinued lo live al Taff he was found To be an excellenf wresller a good pole vauller and a very conscienhous worlcer This year despife four hard courses he is doing very well in his worlc Bob is quile a liend on chocolale In his hrsl' year al Tall he seemed lo be conhnually in rough houses wirh Dave Roche This year he carries on buf wilh Bowlc inslead Mac ob Bela All Club Foolball 36 37 Wre 'fling Team 37 38 Track Team 37 38 Debalinq Club 38 l Page 79 T H 1 9 3 8 T A F T A L milk: one can always see lhree or four erriply milk bolfles oulside his window. ll ll IIB ll E TA ANNUAL I JOHN VIETS MAKEPEACE '34 Hnllsrde Avenue Waferbury Conn Four Years In School NALE One of The boys from Walerbury John came +o his Alma Ma+er four years ago al' fhe fender age of lwelve a d proved hnmsell lo be a very able person an all phases of school life l-hs malor sporls are fennrs and hockey lennus us John s prrde and 'oy shal we say as he as ranked as one of lhe besr an Jrhe school On some line sprung day one may hear a shouf rusrng from 'rhe lennns courfs Sorry Berm gusl oul Thus famou phrase has won hum fhe nnckname of Honesf John buf perhaps hs mosi Tamous a+'rrrlou+e as has vocal volume demons+ra+ed frequenfly on Jrhe second floor We wash hlm lhe besf of luck and expecf lo hear more from hum nexr year eufher af college or af anolher preparafory school Honesi' John Johnny Befa Second Glee Club Tennus Team 37 38 Squad 36 league A Hockey 37 Page 80 TH 1938 FT X THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL RICHARD SELLWOOD MERSHON l73O EasT Superuor STreeT DuluTh MunnesoTa Fuve Years un School KALE Duck us one of The Tew who has remauned wuTh us The Tull Tuve years comung To us years back a TaT luTTle Tellow Tresn Trom ThaT Tamous Town un The wesT DuluTh These pasT Tew years oT boardung school have changed Duck He has become ouTsTandung un The eyes of hus Tellow sTudenTs noT merely Tor hus Tune work un aThleTucs and sTudues buT also Tor hus TorTunaTe success wuTh The Taur sex Slum probably receuves dauly The greaTesT quanTuTy of Tan maul TauThTully seeung To uT ThaT hus admurers donT wauT long Tor The reTurn leTTer Luke many TaTT boys Duck us Tond oT resT and can be seen peaceTully dozung over hus lessons anyTume aTTer euqhT ThurTy un The evenung We are sure Ducks suncere generosuTy and Truendluness wull conTunue To make hum un years To come admured and luked by all Mersh Pow Duxue eTa MonuTor 38 Class CommuTTees 36 37 38 FooTball Squad 37 Team 38 Hockey Squad 36 37 Team 38 Tack Squad 36 7 Dance CommuTTee 37 Chaurman Sprung Dance CommuTTee 38 Vuce PresudenT BeTa Club Papy rus Board SporTs EduTor VarsuTy Show 38 FaTners Day CommuTTee 36 SSSIC 37 Page 8I I I x u . I . u u i ul ll ll ll ll - - u B . u . u u u u I - : ' ,' , ' g r ' . '3 5 Fall . . , E NUAL Eff THOMAS MILLS 4l57 Paddoclc Road Crnclnnall Olwlo Two Years In Scnool YALE For lwo year Tom has fascnnaled bull sessron mln lo res some a brl lar felclwed buf neverllweless always apprecwaled Because ol lrns lwumor and amnabllnly Gus nas been respecled by maslers and fellows bollw an allwlellcs and n ollwer plwase of sclwool lle ln reward Tor lm Q wreslung abmluly Tom was Caplarn llms year and lepl up lwls re ord ol no deleals Tom was yoled mosl muslcal ln flue class and IU lly o as be played an Jrne dance orclweslra lor lwo years Tlms year lwe was llwe leader and rem nded us ol Bug Bennue as lwe led llwe group wrrlw ln clannel Tom lna abulrly and cnaracler llwal ensure lnm success and we all remember lnm lor llwese oulslandlng clwaraclerl lucs and also for lwls monkey acls on and off flue slaqe e Cub 37 Page 82 T H 19 3 8 T A F T A N , ryyl, V ' ' ', ' s ' f ' 5 w' s r' , ' ' s I . r. E, " " ' clwesglal , I rl 3 ' y 5- eve r ' . 1 Gus Wundy Tom Alpha Wresllnq Team 37 Caplaun 38 Dance Or lr 37 Leade 38 Vanel Sow 7 E A ANNU MATTHEW JOHN MITCHELL 2l2 Wrnlhrop Slreel Taunlon Mass Two Years ID School HARVARD Il Mulch has losl his lemper an hns lwo years al Tall he cerlalnly musl have done ll oul ol everyone s hearang lor all ol us lcnow lhal he possesses lhose rare qualllues ol paluence and good nalure Allhough Mall has been al Tall only lwo years he has gained hum ell rrany dlslxncluons nn lhe lneld ol deloalung and In lhe publ caluons as has nsl ol acluvx es shows al a glance Exercise culler exlra ordlnary Mulch I lne man who mvslll es lhe Malor wslh lourleen absences wulhnn lhe space ol one shorl lerm passing lhem oll wxlh l dad nl lor The Annual Malls chlel lrouble lhal ol landing enough lime lor all hls acllvulles has been remedued by conslanl ha d worlc Good luclc Mllch al Harvard or Amhersl or Hamullon or Valparaiso or Mall Mulch ela Annual Board 37 38 Chalrman 38 Debalnng Club 37 38 Presndenl 38 Team 38 Manager 38 Press Club 37 38 Socoal Ednlor 38 Papy rus Busuness Board 38 Currenl Evenls Club 38 Foolbal Dance Commzllee 38 Camera Club 38 Permanenl Class Se relary Page 83 TH 1938 T FT AL if ' ul Ann- u B E ANNU EDWARD OTHEMAN MOORE Melrose Road Auburn N Y One Year In School PRINCETON Ned who has spem' one year a+ Tall halls from Auburn New York He as a lrue admvrer of fhe arfs as may be proven by his rendmons of arnas as well as modern musnc whne ln Jrhe showers Al Taflr he has played club loofball dnsplaymng greaf :n+eres+ and ewlhusvasm ln The game by dISlOCEil'IUQ h shoulder He has also been an achve memoer of lhe Debahng Club and a member of The second fencurg leam I+ h s been rumored lhal qurle a cor respondence has sprung up belween our sensor and a oerlaun senlor al S+ lvlarqarelrs We all wash hum lhe very besl ol luclc nexl year al Prlncelon Ned Gamma Fencnnq Squad 38 Debahng Club 38 Page 84 TH 1938 TAFT AL Q5 E ANNU H6 Mann Slreel Danbury Conn Three Years In School l.El-HGH Yes Danbury IS lhe mrqhly burq lhal rs able To boasl lhal wnlhun Hrs lrrn Ts dwells lhls goodly proporhoned lorm of a rnan whose lovlal appearance wll cerlalnly be mlssed around These halls Moon has been on lhe recenvung end of many shall we say cracks aboul hr varxous frnends of lhe female phylum bulr has Jralcen Them nn The proper sp ru+ ano has always relallaled wulh belief ones Durnng hns lhree years here he ha done a greal deal bolh IH alhlehcs and on our slaqe An yes we musl nol lorgel Moon s Glee Club worlr l-le has an 'rhe clubs Trips lo olher schools 7 Well arenl we alll' 38 Glee pu 36 0 Debahng Club 38 Varuely Show 38 Page 85 T H 1 9 3 8 T A F T A L 22.5 . . - . . 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I 1 s Y . cerlainly held down his second lenor seal ln good slyle and is always inleresled ll gl' ll ll ll ll B 'N T' l T , ' 3 ' 3 'Tl b ' , '37, '38g clel' 37 38 ROGER BRYANT MULLINS Ro Moon Mul efa asre bal Squad 37 38 Baseball Squad E TA ANNUAL JAMES MORSE NOBLE JR I I CI1esTnuT STreeT WesTTIeId Mass One Year un ScI1ooI LET-HGH UNIVERSITY Any maII TonnghT Jnm7 Needless To ask Jam NobIe aIways qeTs mall T IeasT one IeTTer a day and TInaT Trom Ins Iady Iove down ID Inns old Twome Town OT WesTTueId BuT Jnm had o her ev r Tse Than openrng Inns Tan mall as members of The soccer or second Team baskeTbaII wnII TeII you The TacT TI1aT IU DocTor nn square or cubmc cenTnmeT rs w1II make very InTTIe dnTTerence To Iwzm nn aTTer IlTe where he us sure To make a suc e s D cause oTT1us cI'1eerTu ness and nndusTry We cerTannIy T1aTe To see TI1 s genTIeman and aII around swell TeIIow Ieave us Thls year Jam Nlbs eTa VarsnTy Soccer 38 Ba keTbaII Seconds 38 Glee Club 38 Page 86 T H 1 9 3 8 F T ,. . . I . , ' . .-6 I"IadIey's class Jim could never remember wI'neTI1er speciTic IweaT was measured ' , ' I T 'c s ' e ' I ' . ll ' ll Il I ll B E ANNU 1 JOHN LEWIS PERKINS 52 Harvard STreeT Holvolce Mass Four Years an School AMHERST Smoke Tnlls The second Tloor corrndors nd Two boys mush up Trom The mezzan alne Tor waTer buT we arenT boThered I Th leasT we know :Ts lusT Jaclc having anoTher Trre BuT This wasTepaper baslceT desTroyung demon has done oTher Things IH lzTe besldes comm1T a on he us also an av1aTor has room being Tnlled wuTh propellors maps and bull sesslons aloouT Tlyung Jack has made many friends Too since he moved IH here Tour years ago wnTh hls en cyclopedaa seT and Thus Tran of mnxnng easllv wall undoubTedly help hum a greaT deal all Through l1Te NexT year he carries his cagey brxdge playlng up norTh To AmhersT and we only hope The local Tlre deparTmenT can cope wnTh hum Perk Jac BeTa Page 87 TH 1938 TAFT AL X ,lu . ' ' - , Ia .n e T .y . I . . . . . . 11 . . I . ll ll ll kll E NNUAL WILLIAM BYRON PIERCE 335 Oak Lane Rvchmond V Two Years IH School CORNELL Bull as a quuel Vnrgnnuan lad who engoys hls danly smoke and brndge game al The House He can be seen almosl any day headung un lhal general durechon wrlh lhe lalesl besl seller under hrs arm The readung whrle nl culs down rough housing lrme has proved very benelncnal 'ro hs vocabulary and Bll displays 'rhus varlue un has larsl class each day Under lhe narcoluc eflecl ol loo lrllle sleep he drzves has classmales crazy wrlh ooos and aaas al every gueshon our aslule leacher of Amerncan Hnslory hurls al hrs belogged class He has been known lo be on lhe Honor Roll as an excellenl Club Hockey player for a Soulherner has lhe rnanagershrp ol The Tall lennfs 'ream Brlls gunel wnnnmg manner should serve hlm well amudsl 'rhe ballles of Isle B II Pee Wee e+a Tennls Manager 38 Slage Crew 38 Sensor House Commullee Slage Manager Bela Crew 37 Page 88 TH 1938 TAFT A if ' ,a. ' I ' , ', " his Ilillll ll B E ANNU JOSEPH SEARS PLATT Kingsporl Tenn Five Years in School YALE Joe is one of rhe originals of lhe class of l938 having slarled five years ago o The bds corridor Alfhough Joe has oblauned good marks consislrenlly he also won fhe vole for Jrhe foggiesr in lhe class an honor which grieves him no end ln sporls Joe has done ralher well making League A baskelball in his Junior year and lafer he braved lvlalor Shons soccer 'rearn playing very credil Board of Jrhe Papyrus his Middle year and serving on his execulive class com mnrree for four years Though Joe is lhoughr hard +o know by some we who know him besf realize +ha'r he is a Jrrue and sincere friend who was once known +0 pass around an orange To his classmales Boogne Nag Befa Baskefball Squad 37 Soccer Squad 37 Papy rus Business Board 37 38 Class Commillee 35 36 Fafhers Day Commiflee 37 Alumni Day Commnllee 37 Track Squad 36 37 Page 89 T H 1 9 3 8 T A F T A L Z n yy i 1 gl 1 Q I . 4 I ably, loo. ln exlra curricular ac+ivi+ies he also did well, making The Business E TA ANNUAL I THOMAS HOOD POLLOCK P O Box 43lO Chesfnuf Hull Phzladelpha Pa Four Years un School PRINCETON In fhe early fall of I934 Tom arr ved from fhe cufy of Brofherly Love fo youn a group of looys desfnned IU several years fo become fne mughfy class of 38 Durnng hrs sfay here Tom has learned fo play a fxne game of bridge louf fhe new fave surfed English declc seems fo have upsef hlm Hrs affempfs af heelnng fhe Papyrus sef a new lengfh nn durafmon buf hns persusfence af lasf won hum fhe chenshed posnfnon of Assugnmenf Edwfor Tom has spenf many hours af hard worlc fhzs lasf year buf yef has found fume fo pursue his favorufe Indoor sporf af fhe Sensor House acquurunq many friends by hrs fruendl ness and cheer fulness Prlncefon wnll Indeed loe lucky fo have hum enfer her msdsf nexf fall Henry Maurice Uncle Befa Papyrus Board 36 37 38 Asslgnmenf Edlfor 38 Boller Room Commnffee 37 Senlor House Commxffee 38 Page 90 TH was FT 2251 E TA ANNUAL '99 New Harwunfon Road Torrunglon Conn Three Years un School DUKE Sunce Thus us a buography ur us To be supposed lnal one should slarl off by 'fellung how long Duck has allended school lf us lhree years To be exacl I+ appears 'rhal' a large par+ of ul has been spenl un class preparaluon and playung a loud good game of brudge Duck s favorule undoor por? We offen fund Duclc engaged un wha? mughr ulechnucally be called rough housung by +he F-aculfy b 'r ul us u sl parf of +he school lo hum l-le us adducled fo slcafung 'foolball and 'fennus Hus college chouce us af +he momenl undefunufe However hs record un subueclfs us passung good If anyone us lookung for a good foreman of a golf course Duck us 'rhe man for 'rhe uob 38 Golf Squad 36 37 38 Page 9l TH 1938 FT Z . . .I -S-I IU-.ful RICHARD ANDREWS POST Duck Kud eia Furslr Foofball Squad 36 Glee Club 36 37 E ANNU 1 TRACY DANAHER PRATT 4 Hnghngroad Bronxvulle N Y Two Years nn School YALE The Bronxvulle Fash has been wllh us for +wo years H s cool clelermnned and wlllful characler galned lhe respe + of ma lers and boy bolh on and off The alhlellc held For he was an alhlele ln facr 1+ has been sand lhal' Trace was one of The grealesl llnemen lhef have had on The hull Anolher dlshngursh Ing characlerlsluc of Trace as has ablluly lo laugh rn lhe lace of odds and awful rides for whlch he was conhnually be g 'faxen The boys occasuonally ganged up on hum and he was calleol a lalfle cynrca' buf If soon passed over afler he had porlrayeo an Englnsh versuon of fhe German language We wlsh hnm e besl of luclc afle leavmng Tall and s n erely hope 'rhal he becomes one of our leadnng doclorsl W Biology Clab 38 Page 92 TH 1938 TAFT AL X ' 'A ' . ' '+h Trace Gamma Monulor 38 Varsuly Foolball 36 37 Second Team Baslcelball 37 Track Squad 37 38 D bahng Club 38 Currenl Evenls Club 38 E NUAL XYZ? ROBERT CAREY RAE 48 Washburn Place Caldwell N J Four Years In School PRINCETON Hall lhe mlghly Rae as he spoufs Forlh English nnlo hus roorme s ears Does he know Shakespeare7 Ask him Jud IS a hard worker and conscuenluous sludenl as well as a genlleman He has shown a fare record lhrouqhoul has 'four year slay al Tafl Jud us nn Honors English alher smarl IH Lalm and French a greal debaler and a mnghly fme aclor 'foo The qreal faclors of keepunq Tal Jud lhunks are plenly of fresh alr and exerclse He played a greal par? on lhe clas 'reams played club baskelball and loucn +o help our 'rhe Alphas bessdes lakmg long walks and playing lenms Some hrng Jrhal can nol be overlooked IH Jud ns hrs characler and personalnly Thus we hope will help lo lead anolher son of Taff along +he rxghl road lo success vua Prmcelon Page 93 TH 1938 TAFT AN I! llJdn 'S D "'.'.'37,': u Alpha ramahcs 35 36 38 Chess Club Chemuslry Club 38 Debalxnq Club 35 36 E TA ANNUAL B91 PETER EDGELL RUSSELL 42 Pu wa Road o o u u vv ears ln Qelwcol WENLEYAN Desprle publuc oplmon Pele l5 nol qulel and ha been known lo gave more o ues la flnq uve m nulei A lrue lovev wfam o e lo lol o k an sludylnq mlerfere vvllw lm educallon and work only when so rncllneo making a llslw ner bul lwavmq lold everyone vx af 1+ wa qunl lwavrng le on 87 652 knols Po se e a marvelous en e o Lmo and v l argue e realmve merlls of plneapple and uqar Alllwougn palr OTIC lo The nlln degree be la covered llwe Flag ol Hawal and llwe wal wlllw room n peel or 5 os and goal Prneapple Pele lS lweadnnq l We leyan vv n lm l lw nel l-lavva an ook and a grass skrrf alolwa' Pmeapple Alpha Tracl Souad 3 7 Page 94 T H 1 9 3 8 F T .Eb H U T I T T. H. T o Y, ' L l g 5' E I W , a of l-lf TE he li rel n - lo ol' d ' ', l T5 I , c l ' S N ' h L. Claims lo lwave lwad lwls bed o2ed live nlqlnk oul of seven lasl year. Slarled ' ' , T I 'lv ' 5, ' , ' I d lv , . 5 SS 5 A . 5 S T ln f ' wif fh a l ' ' ' 5 . f ' , w 9 ' ' l or fl N lll .5 ATS T , L EE lg E NUAL I HARRY ROGERS SAGE IO WesTway Bronxvnlle N Y Two Years ln School ln The Two shorT years ThaT Harry has been aT 'l'aTT he has won The respecT and adrnuraTnon of all Those ThaT knew hum AT all Tnmes Harry as a True genTle man quzeT and unobTrus1ye LasT year he was an ouTsTand1ng member oT The Upper lvluddle corrldor oT The old bunldung and There won appreclahon a a ready wlT and all around good Tellow ThaT The camera bug has bnTTen Harry many good pncTures wuTh has Graflex TesTnTy Much OT The crednT Tor Thus publl caTuon IS due To The consclenhous and rndusTrnous eTTorTs oT Harry Sage Thms year TaTT loses much and M l T gains much an The person oT Harry To quoTe WebsTer a Sage us a proToundly wise and venerable man Club 38 Traclc Squad 37 Page 95 TH 1938 TAFT AN Xi M.l.T. l Harry eTa All Club FooTball 36 37 Camera Club 37 38 'vla que and Dagger Soc eTy 38 ChemusTry E A ANNU IMS CHARLES LEROY SANFORD S+rau'rs Turnpulce Maddlebury Conn Frve Years IH School MIDDLEBURY Charley arrsved In our mldsl fave years ago a quuef unassurmng fellow Ever since 'rhe day he enlered he has worlced hard IH has sludnes and In foofball Thus year he played end on our eleven and showed humself wel' surfed for lhe fasla l-le rs well lnlced by all A+ lvluddlebury we lcnow 'rhal he wull succeed and re member Charley we wrll expecl 'ro hear lhal you are hold ng down an end berlh on lhenr leam In a 'Few years Charlie Chuck Beia Varsnly Foolball 37 38 Cum Laude Page 96 TH 1938 T FT AL THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL aff HANS SCHMIDT Ill Derby N Y Two Years un School YALE Hans IS one of Jrhe besl lked boys n lhe Sensor class In hls lwo years a+ Tall he has goHen much oul of Th School nn bofh enloyrnenl and knowledge As far as havung a good hrne IS concer ed 'rhere are few who can beal +hls boy Yer whenever he sernously lrles lo do somelhung he does I+ well Besndes regular achvrhes Hans Took parl an exfra currncular work such as debahng and pholography lncndenlally h as a go d bholographer Onlf once he had 'rrouble wulh has camera al The Fcoloall Dance 'frying +o lake oul' a u ed Flashlnghr bulb and wajrch some sweer young lady a+ lhe same hme ln his eagerness +o do bolh 'rhrngs qulckly and effcnenlly he lou hed lhe bulb before If was cool and burned hrs hngers To a beauhful brown crusp' Hung: SmnH'y Hansle Alpha Vice Cha rman of Puclorfal 38 Foolball Squad 36 Soccer Squad 37 Manager of Wresllung 38 Camera Club 38 Annual Board 38 Track Squad 38 Gull Chesl Commulree 38 Debahng Club 38 TAA Councsl 38 Track Team 38 Danc Cornrnnlee Page 97 I , . . l l . S . . V1 , . , . I . . , 9 O . ly . . I . J , S . . I . . l C , . lv -ll ll ' ll ll - ll . . . . l . I ' . . , l - 1 - V - I 1 I I . . I . l I f 1 I . . l . 1 I I - 1 1 , , . . . 1 , 9 -.1 . . E ANNU yi ROBERT BALCH SCHUSSER Belle Haven Greenwuch Conn Three Years an School YALE Whenever during The course oT The rughT T becomes necessary Tor a momTor To prevenT The spullunq oT a Tsre exhnqulsher you may be sure ThaT our luTTle Napoleon 1 up and around Durnng Three years Bob has oTTered plenTy of compeT1T1on To The Tormer :ron men oT The school One oT has besT sublecTs IS l-lnsTory and In Thus Tneld Bob ha shown an abnlnTy ThaT ns equalled by Tew As a resulT oT his eTTorT To oloTamn a balance oT power There has been gnven To hxm The very mnsleadang TuTle of being The classs mosT radical member Consuderlng Bob seriously There rs no doubr buT ThaT he wall be a complefe success ID laTer luTe Nap Gamma WresTlrrg Squad 36 Track Squad 36 37 38 Soccer Squad 37 Debahng Club 38 Page 98 TH 1938 TAFT AL E ANNU I EDWIN LEWIS SCOFIELD Pinehurslr N C Four Years in S hool YALE Hauling from Pinehursl' uhe Weasel is known fa and wide for his lcubiuzing Whenever four people sul down +o a pleasenu game of bridge Woose is sure 'ro appear soon As for roughhousing Ted loves nolhlng beller Than lo loin in a good lorawl always however on uhe suronger side Aluhough he enloys uhese uhings pulling is by far his favorife acuifily Whenever he suarus on uhe subgecl of slor machines uhere is sure To be a smoo+h sfory On considering his mo e ediuor of The Annual A le+Terman for uhree years in golf lasu year Teefh won a cup for be ng uhe memloer of The Team To show uhe mosu improvemenu .41 Weazel Whife Fang Alpha ruemusfry Cluo 38 Golf Team 36 Golf Squad 35 Soccer Squad 38 Annual Board 37 Senior Ediuor 38 Fauher Day Com miuuee 37 Page 99 T H 1 9 3 8 T A F T A L X serious side Tedlis indeed seen lo be versalile. Cn uhe liuerary side he is Senior 19 C' ' ' ' 1 ' , '37, 38, V rx l : ' ' l : 'S - E ANNU lnduanapolus Ind One Year In School YALE Wnlluam Fahnley Shafer us The bard from lndnanapolns Allhough B II has been af Tall only one year he cerlannly has adapfed hsmself lo school lufe He has gafhered around humself a hos+ of llfe long frlends Wnllle us very much nnferesled ID Phofoqraphy and Ancxenl Armor as we all know from bull sessuons The faculfy have also laken a qreal lukxng To Bull On +he alhlehc held has chnef hnsfory and has arm as Yale where we are sure he wwll make a success of himself as he has here We all wash you lhe beslr of luck Blll Camera Club 38 Chemuslry Club 38 Page l00 T H 1 9 3 8 T A F T A L Z inferesls are hockey, soccer, and lennis. Bill's.favori+e course is Mr. Reardon's WILLIAM FAHNLEY SHAFER 29OI Norfh Meradnan Slreef Shaf Yogu Alpha E ANNU f I4 Cherokee Road Aflanfa Ga Three Years n School HOLY CROSS In The fall of I935 Aflanfa presenfed Taff wrfh a boy who was deshned To be come one of her besr and mosf hkeabie srudenfs Bull guuckly won for hnmseTf The friendship and hfgh eshmahon of has class The good grace wufh which he submarred To being kldded abouf has devohon Jro fhe Soulrh Roosevelf and Jfhe Democrahc Parry won hvm +he respecf of rrany Hrs dullgence an hrs sfudles led one masfer fo Term hum fhe ore brrghr spof In my day The w Hung ard which he gave To less forfunafe Lahn srudenfs made hmm a welcome acgussuhon To The Lahn Deparrmenr He was weh hked by everyone wufh whom he came In Conrad and he shows every IfTdICGTIOV1 of beung a grealr credlf To Taff college 38 Cum Laude Page IOI T H 1 9 3 8 T A F T A L X V . . . L . . L . 5 "Bill" " 'Ily" "W'lI" E WILLIAM HOWELL SHELTON Bn I Gamma Papyrus News Board 37 38 Chemrsfry Club THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL Z 57 Beverly Road Geal Neck L I N Y Five Years In School YALE Ever slnce Phnl came lo Tall Tuve years ago he has headed has class commulrlee unhl now we Tlnd +ha+ The 'fellow wulh The big head and beaming smule ns our Head Monulor Thus posuhon In nlself ns enough +o Teshfy To The respecl which The boys have for hum Phil s leaoershup has been Tell nol only n The bulldmnq bul' also on +he alhlehc held Wax IS one of The few Three lefle men In school and figured largely IU The success of The Foolball l-loclcey and Traclc Teams Chowderhead has 'ralcen a greal de ' of fruendly loddung aboul hs capuf buf few people have ever seen hum lose has Temper And we are sure 'rhaf a fellow wnlh The leadership lndusfry and ophmushc oulloolc on lnfe whuch Phnl possesses can hardly help bu+ aflaun success EDWARD PHILIP SNYDER JR Phrl Chowder Wax Gamma l-lea Monufor 38 Foolball Team 36 3 Squad 35 Hoclcey Team 37 38 Squad 36 Iraclc Squad 37 Team 38 Glee Club 37 38 Presadenf Currenl Evenls Club 38 Secrelary TAA Sp ang Dance Commullee Presndenl Gamma Club Wresflnng Medal 36 38 Second Team Baseball 35 36 Chanrman Class Com mnlfee 34 35 36 37 lnler Club Councrl 38 Alumni Da! Commlllee 37 Member SSSIC 37 I' , . ., . . .I a. ' l ' ' l I d ' ' : - ' . '7. Page I02 E ANNU Yyfs SAMUEL CLYDE SPALDING JR Walerlown Conn Four Years In School YALE Nexl year The school will seem To be a dulne e vl ,c ace afler Tnve years of Sam s whusllung and singing an The corrldors No mailer where he us Sam IS always malcung some nolse ln hss happy qo luclcy sovrul However un Chemuslry Sam show sciences lo The Doc Bul we all do envy Sam as we leave The campus and see hum sarl by rn h1s car wfh one of lhe qlrls he brwnqs 'ro lhe dances Yes Sam IS always hrqhly regarded by The dance commlflee as They feel assured fhal he will be al The dance wulh a glrl Wllh hls amuable dlsposlhon and consclenluous ness Sam oughl To chueve succes Saml Alpha Gun Club 37 38 Radao Club Second Glee Club 38 Chemuslry Club 38 Lower School Debahnq Clqb 36 Page I03 T H 1 9 3 8 T A F T A L he can be serious, as he has demonslraled his remarkable inclinafion lowards E ANNU HENRY TALBOT STUDE JR I448 Lakeshore Drive Chncago III Two Years an School YALE Snnce Henry came To TaTT Two years ago he has losT a glorious dusky Tan and culTuvaTed a head oT haur whrch Toscanunn would be proud To call hrs own He has a Tanahcal manwa Tor clncklng shuTTers an acT which has beneTuTed The P:cTorual and more Than one unsuspecT ng soul He as The leadxng lrghT In The Docs chemwsTry class and enTerTauns aT dznner wnTh dnverT:ng Tales Trom The mlTTee on The Thlrd Tloor Thus year was under his conscrenhous guidance Thus year he has combined The TalenTs oT a blackmauler wuTh Those oT an elecTrncran To secure a permanenT posuhon on The dance comrnnTTees STud ns bound To make a unnque record aT Old EIT TT The pasT as a Torewarnnng oT The TuTure STooclle Alpha Camera Club 37 SecreTary 38 PncTorual Board 37 PhoTographlc EdlTor 38 Biology Club 38 STage Crew 37 Manager 38 Masque and Dagger SocneTy All Club FooTball 37 Track Manager 38 Fall Dance CommrTTee 37 Page IO4 T H 1 9 3 8 T A F T A L X accidenT ward oT Chicago's CounTry HospITal. The mosT eTTicIenT corridor com- E TA ANNU WILLIAM ROSS THAYER l-loTel Tulsa Tulsa Olcla Three Years un School YALE Tulsa Bull IS hrs name and un spuTe OT all we can say he sT1ll Thunlcs The Onlers are The besT Team un The world He has some raTher radncal Ideas on baseball and us sTull loaTh To admlT ThaT The Yankees won he World Serles Some day when hrs amb1Tnon comes True and he IS pnTch4ng Tor The Oilers he lnTends To prove ThaT The Bug Leagues have noThung on The Texas Leagues On The soccer Tmeld he was a demon and more Tnan one opponenT sTnll bears hrs marlc BuT aThleTucs are noT his only achuevemenT Tor every mornung a delegahon arrnves To have The day s LaTun or French lesson dore well He oTTen ThreaTens To go To Tulsa UnrversaTy or Arkansas buT we re sure The Pride oT The Ozarks wlll do well aT Yale W: Bull ulsa eTa Cum Laude 38 Soccer Team 36 37 Baseball Squad 36 37 Baseball Team 38 Papyrus Board 37 38 FaThe s Day CommnTTee 37 Lower School Debahnq Club 36 Debahng Club 38 VarueTy Show 37 Glee Club 37 Cholr 37 Page I05 TH 1938 FT AL I " 'ld "T " B E NNUAL TRUMAN H THOMAS Tall School Walerlown Conn Fave Years un School MIDDLEBURY Echoes are offen heard ID lhe bunldangs a+ Tall 'rhal sound as Though lhe lndnans have been released buf nfs only Tru 'rhe lndnan T N T rs one of Jrhe nf w boys In school wnorn The Fuzz has never caughl red handed however hard he has Tried an 'rhe lasf hve years Truman can alrnosf always be found nn +he cellar of The Annex Toolnng around wnfh hrs bnke or radlo He as a fun lovnng fellow always ready and eager fo exchange a few good lokes A+ hnnes you may fund hum 'rellung hsh sforues or of hrs hopes lo be a gunde IU lhe regnon of Lakes Clear and Saranac If wrll be some hrne before anofher all round fellow luke Tru will roam rhe halls of Tall 37 Lower School Debahng Club Page IO6 TH 1938 TAFT A ZZ? ' , .I 'I ..llll. ...li G Thomae The Indian efa Track Squad 35 36 37 Soccer Squad 35 36 THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL WILLIAM PARKS VAN NOSTRAND Parksucle Be In Rens Co N Y Three Years IU School When 'rhe years have rolled by and 'lhe name of Blll Van Noslrancl IS menhoned we shall lmmedlalely remember a Tall lanky fellow who always was lrynng To make lame wulh a glrl usually someone elses And Then wulh a smile we ll call fha? he dndn l offen gel very far Bur Then afler a lnufle 'rhoughl' ul' will be remembered rhal Bull had a hne sense of humor and lhal he was almosl always ready for a good bull session When Bull leaves Tall lhus sprung The School wnll lose one of nfs besl sludenls for alfhough Van does very lnurle work he us able To keep a hugh average ln has lhree fears al chool he has been one of The mosl rmporlanl men on our lencung Team besides being manager of fhe sporl Van y Van B ll Gamma Papyrus 37 38 CIfCUl5lIOH Manager 38 Fenc :ng Team 36 Mana er Chemnslry Club 38 Lower School Debahng Club 36 Radio Club 36 Varuely Show 38 So cer Squad 36 Page I07 rl', . .. . . M. l. T. l l . . . ' I 3. 1 n I re- ll d ll ll ll ll ill ' ' , '37, '38. g '37, '38I E NNUAL LXR PHILIP MESBAN VINE I2 Dunslan Road London N W ll England One Year In School CAMBRIDGE Phrlrp came lo Tall 'rhrs year as an exchange sludenl' from Sherborne School sn England ln hrs shorl slay here Phil has gained wade popularuly wllh bolh lhe boys and maslers Characleruslucally lcnown as Lumey he enlered IDIO school lnce wulh a greal enlhuslasm Lasl fall Phll played yarslly soccer and also club soccer I-le has lalcen parl In many ol lhe dramalnc presenlaluons lhroughoul This year and has performance an lhe Bela play was parhcularly noleworlhy Phnlzp was greally lnleresled IH lhe Oulsng Club and parluclpaled IH several of The-nr excursuons unlo lhe surrounding counlry Among lhe sludenls here al Tall Phfl has made many friends and ul ns walh a deep sorrow lhal we see hrm relurn lo England for college renl Evenls Club 38 SSS I C 38 Page I08 TH 1938 TAFT A Lnmey efa Soccer Squad 38 Glee Club 38 Orlocos 38 Debalurg Team 38 Debahng Club 38 Masque and Dagger Soclely 38 Biology Club 38 Cur E TA ANNU is HOWARD VOGER WADE 97 Rndgewood Avenue Glen Rndge N J Two Years an School PRINCETON AlThough Howard IS noT one of Those qulel' reTnrlng lndnvsduals we are sure ThaT There will be slncere regreT amongsT Those of us who may never room near Bud agann Thus cheery lnvely neughbor le sened The gloom oT many a Monday mornrng Bud has noT only become popular wuTh The boys because of hus person hard brand of TooTball whnch he played However equalung hus abnl1Ty To play TooTball was The True sporTsmanshnp whlch Bud exhubuTed Howard had a good Tame here aT school and lnTe was never dull wrTh hum Bud Hezzle BeTa FooTball Team 36 and 37 WresTlang Team 38 Track Squad 37 VarneTy Show 38 Masque and Dagger 38 Page I09 T H 1 9 3 8 F T A L aliTy, buT has also won The respecT and admIraTion oT all because of The cleani THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL 21523 IO23 Eleclruc Slree Scranlon Pa Two Years In School WESLEYAN Russ has been known lo worry aboul nol receiving leflers from Baldwin when hws corridor males have and rhaf loo lamullar pncfure on hrs desk somehmes has nol consoled hnm However he hasnf lel lhal nnlerlere wl+h hns work as manager of lhe baskefball Jrearn Durung fhe wnnfer rnonlhs hls famullar lgure on Jrhe baskel ball floor lOSSIUQ baslfels and faking care of lh ngs wwll be rnlssed by lulure 'reams He plans fo go +o Wesleyan nex+ year and we are ure +ha+ he wall be welcomed There as co cl ally as he was here Has quuel and qenllemanly aur will always gel hum along un his chosen profession ln hrs lwo years a+ Taff Russ has dernonslraled hrs lane characler lhroughoul lhe School and we are sure +ha+ lhe School wnll muss hum Manaqer 38 Chemuslry Club 38 TAA Page IIO RUSSELL THEODORE WALL JR Two Bn+ Lnmpy Russ e+a ee Club 37 38 Chonr 37 38 Baske a I ' 1 I. , . ' v . 5 . . . , s ' r E . ' ' ' " . . r i ll f II ll ' ll ll ll , A GI , , I . . , D z L . . . . L' I I . . E TA ANNUAL ,fi MACK FOSTER WALLACE 588 Longmeadow STreeT Longmeadow Ma Two Years un School WILLIAMS Mack TS a Type oT boy who seems always To be n compleTe conTrol oT any snTuaTuon an which he may Tl d hvnselT bf an easy manner and TlexlblluTy oT naTure capable oT TlTTlng hrm elT ln To The rnosT widely varied surroundlngs Good naTure TogeTher wuTn The undersTandzng oT The sernous Th ngs an lTe TS a comblnaTon oT characTeru5Tmcs seldom seen and OT which Maclc as The owner Hls well oT knowledge TS noT lrm Ted To school worlc Tor he can Talk unTelllgenTly abouT many subIecTs which do noT perTaun To The daily lessons T-las greaTesT asseT as has power To concenTraTe upon hrs davly Task and To Tollow TT Through To The end noT doing lusT well enough To geT by buT To The Tull exTenT oT h s ablllTy Page III T H 1 9 3 8 F T :Vw ' T 1 .1 S 'I . I . .R T . y .. V. 1 T . T . H A V T . . I J Mac Alpha Glee Club 37 38 GcTeT 38 Manager Soccer 38 Buologf Club FaTher Day CommlTTee 37 THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL X Gednev Farms Whale Plauns N Y Two Years nn School YALE During has shorf Two years al Tall Jnm has gained probably as many friends as any boy IU The class Hls good nalured happy go luclcuness has endeared hum To everyone wrlh whom he has come nn conlacf perhaps wnlh lhe excephon of some of The laculfy for he wouldn Jr lel The serlous domnnale The carefree nalure In hum Tor anylhlng ln hu alhlehcs The Fnghlung l shman has shown hlmself lo be an unassuming wxnner and a good loser To land Jlm during hrs free Jnme any lame was The snmple 'ob of fund ng lhe neare-sl food or The loudesl bull session Neverlheless we are sure 'fhaf Jim will be a blg success IH college and afler If 11's only by d nl of hrs Trlendlnness and wonderful sense of humor 'ilk ig. mnlfee """Hk Page Il2 JAMES MORTIMER WATTERS JR WaHs Ace Muddy e+a Soccer Team 36 37 Baslce+ball Squad 37 Team 38 Golf Team 37 38 Varnely Show 37 Sensor House Commullee 38 Falher s Day Commlflee 37 Charrman Class Gull Com THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL WA PHILIP BROWNLIE WELD Taff School Walerlown Conn Five Years In School YALE Allhough Beanie as a member of The Cum Laude Socuely a monllor and Vace Cnaurman of The Papyrus donf hold Hr agannsl hmm for he really lsnl lhe angel he seems He can be found an 'rhe ea ly parl of The morning near hrs posl orhce box hoping for a Ieller from Dorolhy or perhaps fave mnnules before chemuslry class rough housnnq wulh Thayer However he has a sferlmg qualify of leadershnp whrch can besl be shown by The long lnsl of cl commuflees whrch have been graced by hrs presence He was also a member of lhe Mayors once defealed soccer Team All nn all Phnls achvuhes have shown hnm 'ro be a boy of rare abnlulf Phil Beame Gamma Papyrus News Board 36 37 38 Managung Ed :for 37 VuceCha1rman 38 Press Club 37 38 Presudenl 38 Currenl Evenls Club 38 German Club 38 Presudenlr Chemuslry Club 38 Presn rlenl Lower School Debahnq Club 36 Secre 'rary Treasurer Debalxng Club 38 Debahng Team 38 Secrelary Treasurer Gamma Club 38 Soccer Team 37 Hockey Squad 37 Hockey am 38 SSSIC 38 Cum Laude 38 a Dance Commnlree 37 Commencemenl Dance Commnuree 38 it Page II3 1 . ' 1 1 I I 4 V V Class Commillee '34, '36, '373 lvlonilor '38g ' re I':FII E ANNU M PATRICK MCLOSKEY WESTFELDT 5225 Pill Slreel New Orleans La Two Years in School TULANE During his comparalively shorr slay ai Tall Pal has proven himself lo be one of rhe oursfanding members of his class ln addihon 'lo being a monilor Borgie as he is popularly called by his classmales received lhe Aurelia Honor Sociefy Cup one of lhe highesl awards conferred upon a Senior ln regard lo alhlelics Pal for The pasl +wo seasons has been a mainslay and one of lhe mosl valuable members of our Foo+ball Team During lhe winler monlhs one may perceive our enloy down in God s Counlry and of which he is ver fond Spring finds Pal' serving a mean ball over lhe nel' of one of our new re clay courfs Colonel Boogy Alpha lvlonilor 38 Upper Middle Commillee 37 De baling Team 38 Currenl Evenls Club Cum Laude Foofball Team 37 38 Presidenl Alpha Club Gill Chesl Commilfee Fall and Sprung Dance Commurlees Page II4 T H 1 9 3 8 T A F T A L Soulhern Friend devoling his aflernoons lo slca+ing, a sporl which he does nol E ANNU L76 New Haven Conn Fnve Years un School PRINCETON For Tlve years Bob has been a Tarrwluar Tnqure aT TaTT Hrs genual naTure and wlllsngness To help oThers oTTen aT The expense oT hrs own marks has endeared hum To many oT us Wheezy IS an ardenT Talker and beTween classes can be heard proving hrs ponnTs To any avanlable llsTener or To lusTh1mselT He IS always avallabl Tor a bull sessron and who can TorqeT Bob s hrlaruous argumenTs abouT unvaluable m1rTh To us all buT we begun To hear ThaT The lolce IS on us Hrs wavy brown haxr and neclcTles are his roommaTes pride and loy WnTh Thus brueT descrupTlon oT Bob we Tondly place hum ID The clousTered aTmosphere oT Prznce Ton and 1nTrusT hmm To The Freshmen 36 Glee Club 37 Page IIS T H 1 9 3 8 T A F T A L The evils'oT Lady NicoTine'? Tales oT his Teminine reTinue have been sources oT ROBERT CHANNING WHEELER Bob Wheezle Gamma All Club Baseball 36 WresTlung Squad 36 37 38 Team 38 ChemnsTry Club German Club Soccer Squad 36 37 WresTllng Medal 35 E TA ANNUAL JOHN BURR WILSON I7 Aspeluclc Avenue New lvlllford Conn Qne Year an School YALE Tool fool' One can almosl hear The shrlll whrslle ol a lhunderunq locomoluve echoing from room 329 The Tall School Railroad Texmlnal where Jay Bee IS busuly engaged an conshuchng a model raulway car The car he lS now bunldlng also specrallzes rn slreamllne sludfunq a nnlly melhod by whuch he learns The mosl an lhe leasl fume And does ul work7 Ask Beanne Joclco or The Doc If J B we nor a menlal whwz when 1+ comes lo downrughl knowledge of cold facls Allhouqh quuel as a church mouse he as nol an dle dreamer buf ns lo The conlrary a vurlual brannslorm for lhouqhls are manulaclured or con sumed wulh greal rapudnly :ns de ol J B s cramum Jay Bee Gamma Deballng Club 38 Camera Club 38 Page II6 T H 1 9 3 8 F T will form anolher unil ln h7s reallslic lglreamline Serxnce ' model railway line. J. B. THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL I JAMES CLINTON WITT 2830 Annbleslde Drrve Clrc 'mall Oh o Two Years an S bool YA E Flasl'1lCluc:lc' We re all momenlarlly bllnded as Jlm scores anollner candld scoop for llwe Paclorlal wlwmclw be runs Wlllun 'lwo years Jlm bas become a rabid camera llend and plwolrograplwuc land by for all publucajruons When he needs a new camera Jnm can lrgure oul more possible ways lo gel money llwan Ernslemn could wrlln all bus lbeorles W 'rloul a doubl Jlm has spenl as much lame dumng llwe pasf lwo years rnalclng re o ulxons as be lwas sludymng Wnenever an unforeseen snlualuon arises conlacl Jlm for doublless be lnas some resolullon lo overcome I+ However be lrles lo llve up lo Jrlwem buf lne lS lwuman and Cannojr resusl a good rougln lnonse We are all Qerlaln 'rbal Jlm wlll go a long way rn lrle as be possesses a llne lwaracler and a delermunallon 'ro do lms laslf Jrlworouglmly um Alpha Foolball Squad 37 Team 38 Tennis Squad 37 38 Puclorual Board 37 Clwazrman 38 Annual Board 37 Pbolograplnc: Edulor 38 Camera Club 37 Presldenl 38 Cuurenl' Evenls Club 38 Deballng Club 38 Masque and Dagger 37 38 Vare+y Snow 37 Page II7 THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL I Cum Laude The TaTT ChapTer of The Cum Laude SocueTy was organized nn 1922 wnTh The obIecT of encouragsng and rewardnng Hugh scholarship lvlembershup IH The socleTy ns lumuTed To Those Se-nlors who sTand TH aT leasT The oT The lasT half of The precedlng year and The TnrsT half of The Sensor The remainder of Those elnguble are admuTTed an June wnTh The year s work as The basis RoberT BarneT Charles Sanford Louns Franlc Wllllam ShelTon Holland l-lagar Wnlluam Thayer Louus Laun Phulup Weld PaTr1clc WesTTeldT Page IIB ii TirsT TifTh of The class. ln February one-TenTh are adrniTTed on The basis of The worlc X1 if ANNU Members of Class of l938 Page 'U T H E 1 9 3 8 T A F T Ex- bj Qi .5L,'. L17 . E ' :NEW 4 4 M VNU x, 4: V ' PI! N 'ws P4 fffy'1m' 37C 3' - ,ww 'L .' H71 ri K vw: ,l. YV 'f': 'x' T' W7 'V' ,- ,, , ,lv . xly 1 1, I ,, , . Haw", 7 " 1' H V T X1 in 7f,..- . f -v,',- NV. ' fy-Q'y , I Nw' V, N A-" fr wr - NNN hurl! H, L , .,1'. F1 Q :wif 1 r' . ruin :wwf FX. Lfewf VHS Aff -1 M2515-r' LYXQ1 .xy Nb! Ez ' 4 P aw A FJ Cv ,V ",,5Nf4VD'1rJ1, lim f' xl: Q' 'L 1 A VV1 'uf "H, VV' H A - 'x "1 "" : i ,fx 3' rx, VV " 0 7Q.'f"' ' 5 'nr V". VV W' EOL? '74 ,P .-,' .f , WV, F E ANNU 16 Results of Senior Votlng Mosl' Popular Snyder 4I Weslleldl I2 Hull 9 Mershon 3 Done Mos+ for Taf+ 5nyder 34 Wesrfeldr I2 un 8 Weld 3 H II Done Tafi' for Mos+ K ney I6 Schusser I0 I3 rm gham 8 HII 6 Mos'I Llkely +o Succeed We Ileldl 30 Snyder 6 Weld 6 Ahern 4 Lehman Besl' A'I'I1Ie+e HIII 56 Snyder 3 Graves 2 K nn y 2 Mosf Scholarly Shelfon 43 Weslleldl 9 Laun 5 Weld 4 Krnney 3 Mos+ Genflemanly Ahern 9 Hagar 9 Snyde 4 Chaprn 4 Mr Iueeney 3 Weld 3 Weslfeldl 3 Cooke 3 Besl' Nafured Bron on 9 Graxes 9 Snyder 7 H 6 Good orcd 5 T EIy 5 Ahern 4 Genfleman of Lelsure L hman I3 K y 8 H II 6 C I 4 Rae 4 F zell 3 Wallers 3 'hesf L un I2 Waller II Bronson 7 Beeworlh 6 PraI+ 5 Anern 4 Aldr h l3roIhers4 Thinks He Is Bermrnqham I4 Cunnrnqham 8 Clarke 6 Laun 5 P arf 3 Rae 3 Mosf Naive Goodspeed 8 Lewrs 7 Warlers 5 5heIIon 5 PraI+ 5 Mosf Musical Iv1rIIs 24 H Ely 20 G Le-wus 5 Gunn son 4 Cooke 3 Bes Voice B slol I7 Bqelow II Bowker II Dayrs 6 Ahern 4 Thanks He Has Moore I0 Head 7 Bngelow 6 Thayer 5 Clarke 4 Ivlullrns 4 Bes Dancer lvl rshon Wesrern Slylel I3 Bron on I0 HII 5 T Ely 3 Cassrdy 3 Mosf Modesl' Snyder II Weld 6 T Ely 6 H II 6 Shellon 4 Qchrnrdl 4 Mos+ Versahle Weslleldl 23 Snyder 6 Hull 6 Laun 5 Ahern 4 Mos+ Conscuenhous 5heIIon 25 Snyder I5 Weshe dl 3 Laun 2 BLSIGSI Laun 26 Ivhlche nyd She o Mosf Ophmlshc Kunney Head 8 Brorson 4 Laun 4 Scdlreld 3 Clarke 3 Mosf Pessumlshc PI I+ II ssell 5 I Sc er Barn 3 Thom Weslleldl 3 Mosl' Radical Schusser 34 Gunnrson 7 Ilosle 5 I3ermIngham3 Rus Aldrrch 3 Nolsles+ Bermunqham I8 Wade 7 Schmrdl 7 Ray Aldrlch 4 Clarke 4 ulefesf Shellon I9 Farrand 9 J C Wrlson 6 J I3 Wlson 6 Russell 6 Besi Build Lehmans Suu 32 Schmrdl I3 H II 6 Sny er Blggesm' Husk Wade I8 Pralr 9 Davrs 9 Aherr 5 Schmrdl 5 HIII 5 Handsomesi' Chapin I3 Schmudl 9 Weslleldl 8 Lehman 5 Posl 4 Jagger John 4 Besf Dressed Lehman 30 Corson I I Mershon 4 Worsi' Chamney Plerce I6 Frank I2 Rae I0 Pall 4 Wallers 4 Pollock 4 Worsf Tramp Frank 24 Gunnison I5 Bermnnqharn 6 Thomas 3 Page I2O T H 1 9 3 8 T A F T A I. ffvk - , I La , , I' 3. - in , , e In , 'I . 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E ANNU I Upper Mrddle Committee Russell Burke ll Mu Wslluam Sharon Erlcssen Haase Gordon Mxller Bayard Sheldon Wells Jalho Edward Pennell Charles Traws J Page I22 T H 1 9 3 8 T A F T A L Zi Chairman, George Files , Bil 'ller ' ' E ANNU X The Upper Mrddle Class John Clark Alberls James Ward Alker Howard Gswald Andersen Edwrn Turner Baker Lewrs Bacon Ballanlyne Jr Homer Lane Brgelow Jr Andrews Drmon Black Derrck en Morgan Br nkerhofl Gordon Ray Brown Wrllram Mrnson Brunel Thomas Brooks Burgher R ssell Ely B rke ll Slephen Harl Buller Peler Rarnrford Carley Marshall Clark Henry Ellrorr Collon Jr Davrd Carroll Cooney Norman Towle Crerghlon Ralph Heller Crurkshank Lawrence Theodore Cummrng J J s Jessen Dall lll John Headley Cochran Drck Joseph Pelerson Dume nrl Jr Roberl Wrnlhrop Ell s John Hughes Emmons George Wallace Frles Jr Danr l H Freeman Graham Porler Garnes John Gladslone Gardner Norwrck Royall Grvens Goodspeed Errcssen Mel Haase Arlhur Wheeler Holl Lerghlon Hope Charles Sluarl Hungerford J John Wh lney lryrng Clarles Welles Jalho Solon Chesler Kelley Ill Wr rs Larrmer Krng lll Roberl Pallerson Lamonl John Prrnce Landrs Wrllram Maynard Leyy lll Edgar Sanders Lew James Van Deusen Log e Kennelln Lynge lrvrng Whrlney Lyon Jr Roberl W lrs McCullough Charles Francrs Mclieever Jr Page l23 Plarnvrlle Connechcul Greal Neck Long lsland New York Scarsdale New York Pelham New York Newark New Jersey Gro se Pornle Mrchrgan Pelham Minor New York Rrdgef eld Connechcul Buffalo New York virslon lrno New York New York Plarnherd New Jer ey Walerbrrry Conneclrcrrl Walerlown Connechcul Whrle Plarn New York Frwnklrn Tennessee Plrndome Long l land New York Greenwrcrr Conneclrcul Bo lon lvassachu ell Connersyrlle lndrana llhaca New York Loursvrlle Kenlucky Loursvrrle Kenlucky Walerlown Connechcul' New York New York Mounla n Lakes N w Jer ey Cody Wyomrng Walerbury Connechcrk Mram Florrda Farrhe d Connechcul New York New York Wrlramslown Ma achused New York New York Vlfa erlown Connechcrrl Bronwrll New York Royal Gak Mrchrgan New York New York New York New York Washrnglon Depol Conneclrcul Old Greenwrch Connechcul Plallshurg New York Prllsburgn Pennsylvan 1 Weslleld Mas achuserl Fa rrfreld Conneclrcrrl Pelham Manor New York Slamford Connechcrrl Cos Coo Connechcul T H 1 9 3 8 T A F T A L . , V- l I ' S, r J L J ' r , T , ' 4 ' ' eeee. E C fc , rr' rg L1 u , - - - - Y - ' ' l , V s T . Sy rl 1 v i i . Ty . e . ----eA-- . s ', . ---sA ' 'l I. George Wallace Embry ---f-- Loulsyille, Kenlucky . T T T T T T - Y T ll , . - - - - r r . , 9 S 4 i Y i - i Y 1 .V yy . I - : , Q Y 7 T T L T L T l 'r A - - - 7 - 7 - Y ' l ss r s , r. '-'- l , ' F W V T - T - l Y I ls 'Ts r ..ff.ee4 r ' r , ' r . aasaaa ,W 1 fNNU L "lf ,x A' xxx , 'IM Page l25 E 1938 TAFT ANNU K2 BZ? Mlddle Commlttee Charrman Jerome Slevens Ted Boggs James l-ledges Charles Nnclcenng Roy Cheney F Luncoln Johnson Roberl Sweel Pefer Guernsey Charles Wullns Page I2b THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL A The Middle Class Page V27 K f lHE19'38IAFI NNUAL .lt W 1 f Xl I x,x, r . x,x,' x,xf f U Y NV: 4? C H' 'rw J xg.. E TA T NNUAL Roberl Alexahder Hunler Fosler Larcon Jonnson Wallmam Aron Kaynor Edmuno Rwcnards Keley James Allen Kleeman Roberl Claylon Lovell Wrlllam Jame McDonald Danmel Mcor w Elmore MCNerll McKee John Wellon Macau ay Charles Young Meio Donald Hoxe Mrdd elon Waldo Van Schoonlnaven Mudgley Herman Armour Nucnols J Charles Francis Nrckennq John Marshall Nosworlhy James Vrbberls Parsons Wwllmam Thomas Pallon Murray Elhan Pendlelon John Charles Puslell H nry Pollak II Leonard Morrn Raphael Jwhn Wesley Rauber John Phzllp Renwlek Jr Roberl J Roberls Daxld lohn Roche Earle Harman Rodney Jr Ackley Shoye J Rokverl Slocklon Slkes Leavenworlh Porler Sperry J Jerome Slevens Bradley Clarendon Slreeler Donald Sweeney Roberl Workman Sweel Lloyd Bov ers Tall Selh Chase Tall J hn Hancock Taller all Hendrix Ten Efck Wrlluam Grrswold Tumbrldqe louis Gardner Underwood Eric Vanderpoel Harry Websler Walker ll Da ld Kenyon Websler Ellwood Carl Welse Jr Charles Perrn Wlllls 1 Page l28 Greal Trenlon New Jersey Brun wrck Marne Walerbury Connecl Cul New York New Yorl Spr nqlleld Oh o Walerbury Conneclrcul Wesl Newlon Ma achu ell Monlclarr New Jer ey New York New York Scar dale New York Scar dale New York Greenwlch Connecllcul Scarsda e New Yor ye ew Yor Bronxv lle New Yor Bronxy le ew Yor New Brrlarn Conneclrcul New Orleans Loulsrana Walerloury Connecllcul Rumson New Jersey New York New York New Brulaln Conneclucul Rochesler New York Bedlord Vnllage New York Scarsdale New York Brrdqeporl Connecllcul New Rochelle New York Walerlown Conneclvcul Bullalo New York Walerbury Conneclxcul Greenwmch Conneclrcul Bradlord Pennsylvanla New Rochelle New York Yonkers New York Cncrnnalr Qhlo C hcrnnalr Oh o New York New York Rye New York Tuckahoe New York P ll lreld Ma sachusells Lllchlleld Conn clrcul Brldqeporl Conheclrcul Bronxy lle New York N chols Cohneclncul Neck Long Island New York T H 1 9 3 8 F W A ,xgiij W - l V ' I Y-AYY, 1 ,, Y e , u..uuLu 1 P ' , 1 ' ' 5 A ,f-f' , l ss s s . f 5 A Y l Q - Y Y i . 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' , r, -f,--- R , N , A ' ' -7fVf-7 I' , k , . . . . - l' , N k Russell Arlhur Pellengill, Jr. ----fA Barrlnglon, lllinols o , ----fVv- , X , r. eef'f-f , ' Y r. ef-e' , ' - ' ---- I s' ,I is X ' ,. . s,.s..L 1 J , ' l ' ' -A-- . , r Page I29 E1938 TAFT ANNU MQ THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL Q5 Lower Middle and Junior Committee THE LOWER MIDDLE COMMITTEE Chairman Orlon Camp Thomas Bessel Berenr Eruele J Sreven Reynolds Roberf Coon Richard Garrerson William Snyder Eugene Eorker Ramsey Wslson THE JUNIOR COMMITTEE Chairman Graham Brush Waller Hari Alberl Johnson James Wafson The LOWCI' Mlddle Class Clemem' Gould Amory ll New York New York Thomas Anlhony Basserr Guy Carlelon Ba es Perer Ackerman Baum John Dunham Beecher Bry Benlamun Clyde S Boulon Jr Derek Brnnckerhofl Sfanley Quay Brown Jr Arfhur Slanlon Bubblns Wnllard Pefer Burrows Orion Plall Camp Jr John Hughes Cassidy Jr Pa+rnck Jerome Cassudy Cameron Clark Jr Roberf Henry Coons Page I30 Rye New York Swarfhmore Pennsylvania Riverdale on Hudson New York Warerbury Connechcuf New York New York Bronxvulle New York Reddang Connechcul New Haven Connechcuf Wellesley Hnlls Massachuselfs Hashngs on +he Hudson New York Walerbury Connechcul Walerrown Connechcuf Waferfown Connechcuf Soufhporf Connechcuf New York New York ' , r. + ------ D . ' ' Francis Rhraner Eowles ---- - - - - Sumrnif, New Jersey Z Page l3I UN OR CLASSE LOWER M DDL AND l'l'1 'O LD Q -I gg, '11 -I 3' Z Z C J' I" THE I E JI 'S E TA NNUAL John Wallace Coxhead Jr Roberl Henry Crowell J Vlclor Eugene Forker Jr Berenl Edward Frlele Jr Richard Grlle Garrelson Dallas Way Halne J Richard Bagley Helmbach Roberl Gordon Hlres Henry Munlon Hume Slephen Kramer John Sluarl Lalng Sylvesler Palrnck Lark n Rnchard Bowers Lezolfe Theodore V Meyer Jr Rnchard Paul Mom en Jr Warren Murdock J John Bnllrnglon Nlchol on Dwlghl Banssler Pa mer Willard Langlord Peck Arlhur J Pegler James Roblnson Plerce Roberl Kerr Puslell Samuel Pruyn J Slephen Dalrymple Reynolds Frank Henry Rlckelson Ill Henry Sleele Roberls Jr Sherburne Ballles Rockwell Jr Alan Clark Scheer Ely Harwood Schless Harlan Alberl Sexlon Spyros Solon Skouras Wnlham Bunker Snyder Wullvam Hull Somers Rvchard John Slock Erank Richard Slranahan John Alden Thayer Jr Selden Gvfford Thomas Edward Ros Towns William Deykes Whllney Ramsay Wnlson ye Denver Colorado Cleveland Ohuo Soulh Orange New Jersey Bronxvalle New York Cleveland Ohro Wilkes Barre Penn ylvanua Dululh Munnesola Wynnewood Pennsylvania Brooklyn New York New York New York Larchmonl New York Greenwlch Connechcul Walerbury CONNECTICUT Walerbury Conneclucul Rlo de Janeiro Brazil Clen Cove Long Island New York Scarsdale New York Soulh Grange New Jersey Scneneclady New York Tuckahoe New York Rye New York Rumson New Jersey Glens Falls New York Loulsvllle Kenlucky Denver Colorado Rldgeleld Connechcul Walerbury Connecllcul New York New York Walerlown Conneclacul Mamaroneck New Yor Pelham Manor New York Bronxvllle New Yor Pelham Manor New York Toledo Ohuo New Canaan Connechcul Walerlown Connechcuwl New York New York New York New York New York New York Wulson Slearly Yerger Jr Phlladelphla Pennsylvama George Coe Browmng Graham Manuel Brush Jr George Posl Dull Cornelius Kxmball Ham Waller Henry Harr Jr Alberl Ralhbone Johnson Donald Erederlck McCullough Muchael Palrrck Wullfam Slone James Broadus Walson Charles Richard Welse Paul Woodbury Weld The Junior Class Page l32 Tenafly New Jersey Greenwuch Connechcul Bronxvulle New York Soulh Hadley Massachusefls Oakvulle Connechcul Soulrh Norwalk Connechcul Slamford Connechcul New York New York Weslporf Connechcul Nuchols Connec+ucu+ Walerlown Connechcul TH 1938 FT A , S! rn - -. i 4 S' . ,M rf l R spT f J , l " ' s r, Jr. - - - , - -l .f V Y s Y - New York, New York .. - T T T I k U.. . - T T F A f . Il k SPORTS P9133 N E 1938 TAFT ANNU Xi Page I34 T A A CGUNCL ANNU Taft Athletic Association OFFICERS MEMBERS Football Baseball Tfaak Ba kamaln wfaamaa Hockey Golf Tenn , Soccer Fencing Page l35 THE1938 TAPI THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL if Caplann Manager Coaches Kinney Brnslol Davis J DeMo++ Ely T Graves l-lull Lehman Merslxon Brown R Jallwo Football LETTERMEN C enter E11 Tarkl e L71 Bark Bark Bark Bark Taz ble M le-r B Muller G Moore C Prall Sanford Snyder Wade Weshfeldl Will - - SQUAD Midgley Niclcenlg Goodspeed E. McCullough R. Monlgomery Scribner Page I36 Carey T Knnney Lewls Ballanlyne Fusonne Mr Adams Sheldon Thomson Bark Em Bark Gmzr d E11 Bark Turkle Glldl J C eutez THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL aT aT a a TaT TaT We SCOR ES Wnlbraham ChoaTe I-IoTchIcuss Deerheld KenT Berlcshwre CAPTAIN KINNEY Football Review The FooTbaII season oT I937 was urdeed graTuTyung and excuTIng WITh seven reTurnung IeTTermen The ouTIooIc was promusnng The openung game was played aT Wnlbraham agaunsT a veTeran Team and aTTer a very excnhng IasT pernod TaTT won I3 6 The nexT game was wITh The powerTul ChoaTe Team whIch had a weaITh oT veTeran maTer1aI ChoaTe won I4 Om a very hard ToughT game IH which The TaTT backs made many Technical errors The nexT game agaInsT I'IoTchIcuss was played IH a heavy came The Deerheld game whsch resuITed In anoTher Tle 7 7 Ih s was a very excnTung game IU whach TaTT was unexpecTedIy ouTpIayed by :Ts InghTer opponenTs The record up To Thus poInT had been anyTh1ng buT Impresslve The nexT op ponenT was KenT a Team which had IosT one hard ToughT game I3 6 To I-IoTchIcuss The conTesT w s on I:aTher s Day wuTh abouT Two hundred TaThers an aTTendance On ThaT day The TaTT Team played superIaTuve TooTbaII and deTeaTed KenT '77 6 In The Tnnal game agannsT The undeTeaTed Berlcsh re Team The Team played :Ts besT TooT ball OT The enTIre season The blocking and Taclclung were ouTsTandung and The running cT The baclcs especually I-IIII and Ely was hard The score 27 To O agaunsT such a sTrong Team shows how well The Team played The IasT Two vIcTorIes showed The possible power oT This Team which unTorTunaTeIy had been mlssung In The earlier games CapTaIn Kinney was a Tune leader and an excellenf player All The Sensors conTrubuTed Thenr share To make The season a success Page l37 I I T T A I3 ' - 7 T T - O - - I4 T TT - O ' A O T IT - 7 ' - 7 T A 27 - A 7 T - 26 ' - O rain which made The Tield very muddy. IT was a greaT conTesTLand ended O-O. Then E 1938 TAFT ANNU 27? Page I38 THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL 279 Football Review Second Team This year Tor The TlrsT Tame The TaTT TooTball squad was duv ded lnTo Two dusTuncT unnTs A Junlor VarsuTy comprised malmy oT The old second Team and All Clubs was Tcrmed and glven an ouTslde schedule The oolecT was To gave boys who are reTurnung To school nexT year exper ence TU acTual game ConseguenTly The squad was malnly Upper Mlddle and Tvlddle ln make up Every nember oT The squad goT n parT oT some game The Team opened aga1nsT KenT A beauTuTul qulck kick by Guernsey seT The sTage 6 O respechvely Then The Junuor Republc deTeaTed us 26 O buT -l'aTT recovered In Tlme To deTeaT ChoaTe I3 I2 A TV1cKeever To STevens pas on a Take drop klck cored The wunnung povnT IT would be unfalr To puck ouT any sTars The Team as a unuT blocked and Tackled well The sTress was on The TundamenTals and a sTrong nucleus Tor nexT year s VarslTy ns beung sem' up The hull Menhon should be made oT The holly conTesTed Club season The Gammas won Several Club players wall progress To The Junlor VarsnTy nexT year Even These Club players saw serv: e TN ouTsnde games as members of The All Club Teams Page I39 N . I - Y I 1 - Y l . ' a ' ' . . JI 1 1 Tor Sharorfs score. We won 6 -O. Loomis and Ridgeheld were deTeaTed I8 f O and E 1938 TAFT ANNUAL Z Capfaln Manager Coaches Hull Pegler Gardner Johnson Sfevens Wnllzs Boggs E Goodspeed Dravo Mc:Keever Thayer Baseball T EAM SQUAD Shove Hedges Macauley Page l40 Roberf H Il Beckwdh Bronson Mr Crunlcshank Mr Fusome Pltcbez C atrb er Sefond Bafe SlJ01tflop Thad Bare Left Fzeld Fenlef field Right I leld Jafho G Goodspeed ' '--- - - - ---- Firfl Bum THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL aT aT aT aTT aT aT aT aT aT SCORES KenT Loomls CanTerbury I-IoTchIcuss I-Ioplcuns ChoaTe WesTmunsTer Junnor Republuo PomTreT CAPTAIN HILL Baseball Revlew The I938 baseball season even Though many of IasT years regulars had grad uaTed gave promise of being a Tanr season CapTam I-IIII a Tune puTcher Three oTher IeTTermen and an enThusnasTnc group of Ivllddlers made up The squad In The TlrsT game agalnsT KenT The home Team enloyed a 3 To I Iead wuTh Two ouTs nn The nunTh when suddenly a successuon of errors gave KenT a 5 To 4 vucTory I:oIIowlng Thus game CapTaun I-IIII was called home because oT has TaThers nIIness and our pITchung sTaTT has been weakened As a resuIT The Team IosT To Loomus 7 To 2 beaT CanTerbury I4 TO 7 and IosT To I-IoTchIc1ss 20 To IO ATTer a 7 To 4 deTeaT by Hopluns The Team IosT To ChoaTe 4 To I buT d:spIayed Their besT baseball of The year before a Iarge group of Alumnn In The remaunsng games There may be a Turn Tor The beTTer buT IT wuII require superb plTchung by I-IIII To overcome The unexperlence oT our young Team Berkshire IS yeT To be played and Thus year IT has a very sTrong Team OTher games w1II be pIayed agalnsT Gunnery PomTreT WesTmnnsTer and Berlcshure Page l4I Z I I TT . 4 . - - 5 I TT - 2 ' - - 7 TT - I4 - - 7 T. - IO ' - - 20 TT - 4 ' - - 7 TT - I - - 4 TT - 5 ' - 4 TT - 7 ' ' - O TT - I2 - - 2 Ta'IT - IO Gunnery - - 7 THE 1938 TAFT ANNU 52? Page I42 THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL is Baseball Review Second Team ln splTe oT an unenvlable record The second baseball Team served :Ts purpose nn schooling a small group oT inexperienced buf enThusIasTuc players STarTung as an awkward and unTralned body They slowly buT surely Improved AlThough The unevuTable boners oT The lnexpernenced player were never compleTely elumunaTed aT leasT They were reduced To a minimum As IS oTTen True oT second Teams comprused oT unTrued players They drd noT shape up very rapidly and so :T was noT unTul The close or The schedule ThaT The Team made a commendable shownng OuThrTT1ng mosT oT :Ts opponenTs The Team also unTorTunaTely ouT errored Them as well sunce The errors usually occurred aT crnTncal momenTs oT a game They proved very cosTly A greaT deal oT credrT us due Jack Tv1cCready Tor The Tune per huTTnng Some oT The new lower classmen showed promise oT developing nnTo varsnTy maTerual oT TuTure years The enTlre squad as To be commended Tor :Ts Tune spuraT and enThusoasm In The Tace oT numerous reversals They can wlTh good cause Teel ThaT They have noT pracTnced nn vain buT have made a deTlnlTe accomplnshmenT The Team lrned up as Tollows PaTchers Jack McCready and Roger Tvlulluns CaTchers Ted BelTnT and Clark AlberTs IST Base Ed Lewis 2nd Base Sonny Fownes 3rd Base Jrm Logre and Mac McKeon ShorTsTop Syl Larkun LeTT Fueld Jim Pierce CenTer Field Duck Wood and Guns Baldwin RughT Field Duck STock Page I43 1 X . T . . 1 F . . 1 Tormances he gave on The "mound," as well as Tor doing more Than his share oT 1 . ' , E1938 TAFT ANNUAL ,rife Q Traclc Caplann Pele-r Graves Manage Henry Sfude foaches Mr Adams and Mr Douglas LETTERMEN Graves Caplaun l00 Yard Dash 220 Low Hurdles Broad Jump Prall Crurlcshank Guernsey Moore C Rauber Trmmerman Schmid? Thomson ang Lenfesfy Snyder P Wnlson G N Sarraf? Smnlh Lynge Brown Javelrn Discus Hammer Mule Run Pole Vaulf Hugh Hurdles Hugh Jump Hvqh Jump l00 Yard Dash 220 Yard Dash SQUAD Nlclcenug Mndqley Pennell Bowles Page I44 440 Yard Run 880 Yard Run Shol Pul' Shol Pul Hammer 880 Yard Run Javelun Dvscus Javelin Duscus Pole Vaulf 220 Low Hurdles Meyer B Wade Cooney - Q - A r A l ' l - - a ' - Y D I Ely, T. ----------- , . . - l0OIYard Dash, 880 Yard Run K' . 2 2 2 Q f 2 2 2 2 . ' THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL SCORES OF VARSITY MEETS aT aT TaT aT TaT SCORES OF SECOND TEAM MEETS a T 50 I-loTchlcuss Ta T 78 Hoplcuns Wesleyan I-loTchlcuss 57X3 ChoaTe 37 3 Loomus Berlcshure Pawlung CAPTAIN GRAVES TFBCIC RCVICW IT us raTher duTTuculT To commenT consTrucTuvely upon The I938 Track Team un mud season buT There are a Tew pounTs ThaT can be menTuoned aT Thus Tume Eursl' and perhaps mosT umporTanT The umprovemenT oT Thus comparaTuvely green squad has been mosT graTuTyung To Mr Douglas and me The gaps leTT by graduaTuon have been Tulled and The balance shown by The Team To daTe has been splendud NexT The Alumnu Day vucTory over our ancuenT ruval l-IoTchluss l76 50 wull doubTIess be a hugh pounT of our season IT was Truly a Team vucTory and was ruchly deserved by each and every member of The Team LasT buT noT leasT The excepTuonal spuruT oT cooperaTuon among The members oT Thus squad meruTs real prause Trom The coaches Thus espruT le corps us noT only un a large measure responsuble Tor The Team s success buT also malres The ouTloolc Tor I939 very promusung Many of The boys are reTurnung To carry on where They leTT OTT Thus sprung I cannoT close wuThouT menTuonung The superlaTuve work of CapTaun PeTer Graves I-uus performance and leadershup have been a consTanT source oT unspuraTuon To The resT of The squad We shall muss also Those oTher senuor regulars Ted Ely Phul Snyder Tracy PraTT and Hans SchmudT Page l45 is TT-53 ---72 TT-76 ' -A-50 f- y, '32 TT-IOI ' ---24 f- ' .... uf- ' ---40 f- ' .... 27 E 1 9 3 8 T !R F T fk 222.5 'Y "Nu 4-qw Page I46 THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL Q- Traclc Review Second Team The second Traclc Team as chneTly a Traunung school Tor The varsuTy Our second Teams are made up largely oT lower classmen and compeTe wnTh I-loTchlcvss seconds and Hoplcnns Grammar School Thus years Team brolce a lunx of long sTandung and won The seconds meeT weTh l-loTchlclss 5l 29 As :T Thus were noT enough The Tollow :rg weelc Hoplclns Grammar was beaTen Tor The TlrsT Tame nn Taye years 78 27 The squad was remarkable Tor :Ts enThus:asm and general balance ln almosT every evenT real prospecTs Tor nexT years Team were Tound and valuable expernence In cornpeTuT:on was gained lT as Trom Thus group ThaT TuTure Traclc Teams are made so The TuTure oT Track aT TaTT loolcs brsghT wuTh such a record Tor our second Team Page I47 u . . . ,,.. ,. . . n nv rl . . . . . . V . T , ' . T . , , - T THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL if , :l J ll-HQ Baslcetlaall Cdpldlrl Kennelh Brlslol Manager Russell Wall COaCh Mr Logan LETTERMEN Kennelh Bruslol Caplaln Center Roberl Merrell Cefzlez Gordon Muller foward James Voorhees foward Hoag Sullnvan foward James Wallers Guard Rcharcl Deane Guard Orxn Lehman Guard Welles Jalho Guard Page I48 Thomas Voql - -------e-- Forward XX PJ Basketball Revlew Paqe I49 T H E 1 9 3 8 T A F T r-,f1? , :,. N ' -i' 1 .-LN' ' . 7, b ! ,, W . 1, ,, l, I 1 1 lx , 2. V AAV, r, 1, vw- ., w-1' 1 1' 1 'I' " ' ' ' 1'. "T " 1 1 ' 1 2 1 ,'1,. . , "1" NH ' mf 'f vm':r"-' ' Vw Y Eff - . ' ff ' ' "1- ,1 1 I 'H I Lf Q7 IH THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL X Hockey Caplasn Manager Coach LETTERMEN Cowperfhwalf Capfaun Snyder P Guernsey lv1cKeever Hedges Weld Bigelow C Kelley Merslwon SQUAD Black Knnney Pnerce J Renwuclc Sfevens John Cowperllwwaul Roberf McCullough Mr Fusonle W111 g De eme C enter Ufzng C enter Wfmg Wing Goal De enfe Gardner G Pegler Prenrlce Shove Wafson W Page I50 . . ------------ f Hill --------'4--- Wirzg i i i 1 l i 1 Q l i i i jf Hockey Revlew Pa NNUAL TH E 19 3 8 TA FT A 1 1 l . til xt. ., I I , I ' " 1: 1 1 1 JW, '. 1' , ' 4 - H11 . 1 1 - 11 '. , 1 1' ' " 11" ' 1' . fr , r' 1' 'L li, ' , b V , 1 V 1 V, N5 'X ' ul ' 11 V1.1--:. .'W' ,f V, ,V .V x, I 'T 1" I 'fl 1 VR I ' '1 1 -z 1 'V ' 1 1" 1 -1 . ,V . 1 ' ,,., .I 1., V ge l5! Q5 Page I52 E 1938 TAFT ANNU E 1938 TAFT ANNU Z ' .Q Caplam Manager Coach Facully Advisor l26lb I35 b l45lb I55lb l65lb I75 b Cass Cass C ass C ass C ass C ass Class Unllmlled Class Monlgomery Wrestling LETTERMEN SQUAD Myers L Page l53 Thomas Malls Hans Schmudl Mr Whahnq Mr Cunnmgham Bowles Wheeler Wu hs Mc: ueenef Shllman Malls Caplram Moore W Wade Travls IIS lb. l -------a--- . l -----a-aa- l26 lb. Class f------"' DlCl45OVl 1. l .-e-Y------ 'I' . n .-44+4,w-, Q N . l ------af-- A . w , ---f--4ee ' l ' J l . --ff-4-'-' I - Z Page IS4 E 1938 TAFT ANNU il E ANNU X Wrestlmg Review The T938 WresTTTng season was hand capped greaTTy by an epldemmc oT The measles whlch sTopped all meeTs aTTer The Thlrd ThereTore because oT Thus brevTTy The Team o d noT have a Tamr chance To prove :Ts value However Tn The Three meeTs prevmous To The epldemuc The Team by wlnnwng Two and barely To Tng The oTher showed T eTT aggresslve and deTermTned Cn January T5 The ea on wa opened by The deTeaT here aT WaTerTown oT The New Haven Hrgh Team Durmg Tne TrsT naTT oT The meeT New Haven Hlgh TcepT The score even buT The encounTer proved To be a clecusuve TaTT vTcTory Tor The home Team was Tar superuor Tn The heav1er cla ses On The Tollowung SaTurday The Team meT TT only seT baclc Wllllams Freshmen proved To be an excepTuonaTTy sTrong Team and aTTer a hard ToughT conTe T They won by a very small margln Two pounTs AT Loomm on January 29 a powerTuT Team was overwhelmed by an even more powerTuT and very aggre slve TaTT eughT TTTTTng end To The T938 ea Each member oT The Team hid developed by ThaT Tame unTo 1 Teady seTT conTTdenT wresTTer and hao Tne seasor progressed greaT achTevemenTs would have been recorded Tor TaTT Bowles who was a member oT The T937 quad showed greaT abvTTTv as a wresTTer He won has maTch Tn efery meeT ef n Though he was Ten pound below The weTghT amTT oT has cass TNheeTer ToughT every maTch wTTh a deTermunaTTon To wan Dlclcson who Toolc Wheelers place In The New Haven H gh meeT wenT down Twghhng Wwllus sTrengTh and aggre were s TroJghT hm Through The ea on undeTeaTed An honor nooly ToughT Tor TS T own reward Tv'c ueeney worlced hard TnroughouT The season and deserve much crecTT Tor h consl TenTTy good show no agaln T exper enced w esTTers Cnllman a very Tlne wresTTer showed suoernaTuraT sTamTna As capTaTn he wuTT nexT year because oT hs Teadershlp and enThusTasm conTrub xTe greaTTy To The Team MTTTS The capTa n dd a Tyne Tob a leader Has Two year undeTeaTed record spealcs Tor TTseTT Moores record Tollow ThaT oT The Team He was de-TeaTed once an The Wlllwam Freshmen meeT Wade a new comer To Th s sporT ufnproved sw1TTTy durlng The year By has superlor sTrengTh and aggress veness he overcame seasoned opponenT SCORES aT New Have Hwgn TaT T Tams 4 TaTT Loom s Page T55 T H 1 9 3 8 T A FT A L is " T ' , T T . T. ,S . 1 . . 1 T s' ' f-a ' ' 2, son. T' ' " T . V W ying 4,25 'J ' .T. ' S . TQ , 5 T is ' , , T, I ' ' s . " - T T TT - - 25 . f on ' T - f f T5 T A - T8 W'TT' F T T f Y f 20 . - Y - 1 - T9 I- A V Y Y Y T5 TH E 1938 TAFT ANNUAL 221 C llflf 1111 Hari :gn Ca za lv Gunnsson Waflers Chapin Plnlbln Barnel Kelley Deane Beach Thayer Bermnngham Allreuler Baker Bond Chase Conrad Cooney Soccer LETTERMEN SQUAD Davis Garrull l-ledges Lewis McGraw Mead Noble Page I56 Rulledge Berrnlnglmam Nosworllmy Plall Sclwmldf Slanlon Wafson Wlweeler Mack Wallace Mr Slmons Go zf Rzglvf Fnllbmk Left Fllllbdlk Cz 11161 H11 bnk Icfl Hzlfbnl RIA 71 ll mg Illfldf Rlfgll Cclllu Inu 17 f Inrzfe Le I L tll Q it 6. n Q h - - - , Q - . 1 r " - -... ..... ' ' . , ..., , ,,o, , - I jf L A Bfqelow k - - - - -'-. . 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'J I' I: " " : 1"1 - 1. .' 'V' - " 1 11 7,11 ' 1' 1 111' ff 1"1 z "f"1' 1' '11 , , . , N ' ,. I D 1 I VA", 1' 1 ' ' - 1 , ' 1 M 1, ' 11' ' 1- 11 .' 1 1 1 2 ' ' IQ' ' 11" 5" "af 1 V314 ' ' 'l . ' 1 ' '1' ' 1 E ANNU TCDIIIS Capfmn Makepeace Manager W Pierce TH 1938 TAFT AL yi? ,o. Coach Farsi' Team Bermlngham Buffenlweum Clarke Embry Gunmson Makepeace I Mayer Reade Second Team Bigelow C Caesar Cox McGraw Prenhce Cap+amj Shauss Page I58 Sullnvan Vogf Mr Tners ANNU TQTIHIS RCVICW pd IHE 1938 TAFI 430159 E ANNU 3 V ...ff -H Page I60 1. E ANNU I Golf Caplaln Solon C Kelley Ill Manager James Ouchlerloney The Team Edwin Scolleld Franlc Slranahan James Voorhees Q-olon Kelley Frederlclc l-lall Ralph Waycoll Howard Humphrey Mr Slearns and Mr Morse The Second Team James Kleeman James Wallers Edmund Kelley Rlchard Posl Lloyd Tall Samuel Chapin Selh Tall Eric l-laase Charles Travs Page l6I T H 1 9 3 8 T A F T A L X Coaches - '----,-- , Assisfanf Managers E ANNU Page I62 Golf Review df! ANNU THE 1938 TAFI PQI63 E TA ANNU Fenmng Caplann Russell Burke ll Manager Wnlllam Van Nosfrand Coach Mr Slarlungs LETTERMEN Russell Burlce ll lCap'raln David Heyman James Allcer John Plsfell Cameron Clarlc Henry Pollalc J Flfzell Wrlllam Van Noslrand Page I64 TH 1938 FT AL 26 U .l . A N N U Fencing Revlew faq I6 THE 1 9 3 8 TA FI 1 '- f 'f ,V X, . 7, 1 1'l!' , W . -uf it F g E ANNU CHEER LEADERS Solon Kelley Rulledqe Bermmglw m Jolvn Ordway GUN CLUB D Mead R Daw Conrad Vanderooel C Mead Mccready Maxwell Alberls Kleemar Page I66 TH 1938 TAFT AL Wi THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL YSL Presldenl Presndenl Vice Presvdenl Becrelary and Presloenl Vrce Pre ldenl Secrelary ind Presrdenl Vrce Pre wdcnl Secvela y and Treasurer Trea urer Trea ure-r The lnter Club Councnl ALPHA CLUB BETA CLUB GAMMA CLUB Page l68 E Plwlup Sn er MCC Weslfeldl Solon C Kelley Palrlclc John Mcflready Ruclfmard Merslwon Peler K Graves E Plmlup Snyder Roberf Hull Philip B Weld ' ---f--f-'- . I' yd ' ' --f-ffffff Carey T. Kinney ' F s f---f-- " . TH E 1938 TAFT ANNU AL X Chavrman Vnce Chazrman Busnness Manager Cnaurman Vnce Chanrman Busunesa Iv anager Vee Chanrman Chanrman Bu :ness lvl anager Presudenl Sporfs Ednlor Soc al Fo for Publication Board THE TAFT PAPYRUS Louxs F Laun Phnhp B Weld Roberf W McCullough THE TAFT ANNUAL THE TAFT PICTORIAL THE TAFT ORACLE THE TAFT PRESS CLUB Page I69 Mallhew Mnlchell Orm Lehman Louis F Laun Hans Schmudf Ernc Haase George Fules Philip B Weld Lou s F Laun Maffhew Mnlchell Chairman ---4-- - - - James WH? E V ' -Y---AV-- ' ' . L L .aaaa , 1 . 1 'Q L L a-.-- . ' E ANNU Page I7O PA Y US BOARD THE 2 Q, oo -I Xp-f 'N -1 J' I'- .PR' The Papyrus ANN BUSINESS BOARD FACU TY ADVISOR 5 me T H E 1 Q 3 8 T A F T .f W"-V - . NEV-XS BCARD FH l7I THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL 2759 The Annual Chairman Malrhew Mulchell Vrce Chairman Orin Lehman Busaness Manager Louns Laun Assnslanl Business Manager Peler Corson Senior Edlfor Edwin Scofield Ari Edrlor Grvfhlh Bedforlh Pholographnc Edlfor James Wulf Caryl Bvgelow 38 BOARD MEMBERS Hans Schmrdl Ill 38 l-larry Sage 38 Wrlluam Van Noslrancl 38 Eric Haase 39 John Mayer 39 Lewrs Ballanlyne 39 Mr Slearns FACULTY ADVISORC Page I72 Solon Kelley 39 Russell Burlce 39 Wulllam Moore 39 Kennelh Lynge 39 Charles Wrllns 40 James Kleeman 40 Barnaby Conrad 40 Mr Sherwood . . 1 I I . . I - - V 1 . , . . , 1 I ,-l THE was TAFT ANNUAL yi The Pictorial Chanrman James Wall Vnce Chanrman Hans Schmudr lll Phorographrc Edvror Henry Slude Business Manager Roberf Tummerman Qolon Kelley 39 Theodore Conlclrn 40 George N Wrlson 39 For lhree years 'rhe Pnclorual has proven ro be a popular and wnfereslrng pablncaraon Tall was one of fhe hrsf prepararory schools lo nnaugurale a pholographuc nnagazune and The Puclorual has more 'rhan IU lnhed :ls exuslence As a resull of lls rugud compeluluon a Camera Club has been 'formed lo slrmulale unleresl ur' oho rography This year 'rhe Board has worked succes fully nn nmprovung lhe lype of pncrures and lhe general appearance of lhe magaz ne Page I73 . . - - W W - W - - A - V . . , o . , I l - . . s . . , 5 , . 1. . THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL The Press Club Presndenl Phllnp Weld Sporls Edrlor l.ouls Laun Social Edllor Mallhew lvlulchell BOARD Sporls Social John Meleney Eric l-laase Marshall Clark Russell Burlce Nor 'foo many sludenls are lamlllar wnlh lhe purpose of lhe Press Club bul slnll nl performs a duly lhal can nol be neglecled by any school Throughoul lhe year I+ reporls all games and specral occasxons lo lhe papers and reporls oulslandung achuevemenls of sludenls lo lhenr local rewspapers Under The supervuslon of Mr Adams 'rhe l938 Board has Increased The number of papers rl' conlacls and has vorlced elzlncrenlly and accuralely nn rnlormnnq papers on lhe aclrvllles of lhe School The presenl board deserves praise for :ls accomplushmenls and gralnlude for Hrs loyal supporl lo lhe School Page I74 Leonard Raphael William Van Noslrand . . , . . E ANNU offs The Oracle Chanman E J l'laase Managnng Ed1Tor Andrews D Black Managnng EdnTor James OuchTerloney Adyerhsnng Manager James Hedges Curculahon Manager Norwnck Goodspeed AssocnaTe EdnTors Franlc V Snyder John E Mayer RoberT R Resor John G Gardner Bussness AssocuaTes RoberT G Donaldson Charles M Travrs George Chase Gordon Brown l:ac:JlT,f Advisor Mr Sullnvan Mr Sherwood Realuzlng The necessuTy oT a school lnTerary nnagazlne The Upper Muddlers under The supervuslon of Mr Sullivan revnved The Oracle during Th year lT was Cl TT1culT Taslc To underTalce buf Through The supporT oT The sTudenTs :T was Carried ouT Already The 1nTenT oT sTwmulaTung nnTeresT an wr T ng by The sTudenTs has been realuzed The Senuor Class ns glad The publucahon has been revnved and Teels assured ThaT :T vlll Conhnue To Tlourush In The years To Come Page I75 T H 1 9 3 8 T A F T A l. Business Manager ---4--e-- George W. Files A ' ' . ' , ' " " I ' e . I a E ANNU The Dehatlng Club Rresldenl Mallhew Mulchell Vnce Presvdenf Palruclc MCC Weslleldl Secrefary Phrlup B Weld Thomas Ahern Raymond Aldrich Russell Aldrnch Gruffnh Bedworlh Rufledge Bermnngham Beclqwllh Bronson Olnver Clarke Arlhur Cox Jere Davvs l-larry Dnclcson George Files Alberl Fosfer MEMBERS Roberl Garruff George Goodspeed Eruc Haase Sanford l-lead Roloerl l-lull Louis Laun Orun Lehman John McCready Roberl McCullough Roberl McQueeney John Meleney Mallhew Melchell Edward Moore Roger Mullins Page l76 James Ouchlerloney Tracy Prall Arlhur Sanson Roberl Schalasny Hans Schmudl Roberl Schusser Wulluam Thayer Phllrp Vane Phnlup Weld Palroclc Weslfeldl John B Wnlson James WIH TH 1938 TAFT AL if? THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL We Debating Review Dur ng The 193738 debaT ng seaQon The TaTT Teams won one conTesT and lofT one OTher debaTes scheduled Tor The wwnTer Term were can elled because oT The cl aranTTne The season ended as uQual wTh The ChoaTe TaTT HoTchl4 Trlangular o baTes The ub1ecT Tor The dlscu son was an unusually unTere5Tlng one Resolved ThaT :T Can Happen Here ThaT The e Can Be a DucTaTorshlp rn The U TTed STaTeQ w Thrn The NexT QuarTer CenTury The TaTT negaTuve Team spealcung aT HoTchlcrss won Ts case wh le The TaTT aTTTrmaTr T am oebahng aT Horne losT To ChoaTe A CnoaTe al o oeTeaTed Ho chl gb aT W l ngTord The score Tn The Edwards Cup conTe T now sTar'd ChoaTe 2 TaTT I HoTchT O or The T ST Trne year The p e e T oelnahng sea on opened NTThouT ar experienced Qpealcer Tronn The a A Teann oT The preymous year The problem wa To selecT The ewghT besT speak rs n The upper Qchoo MOST oT The besT speaker IC ned The Upper School Debahro Club and were placed on Alpha BeTa ard Camrna Tearrv Thws year There Qee'ned To To nnore wnTereT n These cap deoaTe Tnan ever ToeTore The wnTeresT and eTT wency oT The pre5TderT lvlaTThew Michel: had ard are wuThouT doupT The wlnner ATTer Qeveral elTmuhaT on depaTe Tne var TTy rnernbers were selecTed as Tollow Manager IvlTchell ATTrrnaTTve earn Rus ell Aldrlch QuchTerloney We TTeldT ard Weld NegaT ye Team FoQTer M leref Vne ard Laun Each year a Ter The Tr a gular debaTes T ws cJsTornary To selecT The ouTsTahdwrg pealcer CT The year T- J name T placed on Th Joh sTon Depahwg Cup an The Lbrary Rec nTly AperT Fo Ter waa eecTed Tor Th honor H has alway shown TnTereT Tn speamng and The HoTchlo A conTesT he recewyed a cry hgh ra long by The ludge The ouTool4 Tor T938 T939 raT T prom s o OuchTerlorey and Me ney oTT D eQenT var Ty Team wll re urn and T Lower hoo e aT g u TC a a large and erTnu TasTTc rnevwhersh o w Qend up orne good rnaTerTal Page I77 T - TT , e - T ' T c u ' . , , T E - - ies ' T Te I I S . . S . N . . I I T ' - r T ' ' ' P' M T. I TT ' 've e , ' ' T . S T V L . I A . - . I T Q T 'rg C5 I U K g 2: T 7 I dia . If Ir T En 5 M r 5 n ,, 'T I -A y T X S V filly g , T S ' e T , l. o 5 ' TT , ' , I - T' - . u e T ' S Y . ' 5 T - IF- - - 1 a greaT deal To do wTTh Thls. AT prese'T The Alphae are ahead in The club cornpeTiT?on K I . .l . l 4 T . V T T Q S 5: , T 7 E ' T T, S ' T T 5 T T 7 TT T , , e J, ' T . T I '- n T T " 1 . , . . T ' S , TT' 'S 1 ' T e r ' 7 T ' I . e T I 5 A l TeT . e ' ' T' 'n ' ' rw T n ' ' S. T T 'S her 7 'n . T e re f V Sf 1 , T ' he T Sc l D TJ En Cl TD, wh' h h 5 T - ' - " , ' T ls T , I T T , I 1 . E ANNU 1 Masque and Dagger Soclzty Vice Presldenl' Sanford Head Sponsor Mr Olmslead Thomas Ahern Clark Alberfs Pefer Baum Charles Blenfan' Homer Blgelow Wnllnam Brewer Beclcwrfh Bronson Thomas Burgher Peler Burrows Cameron Clark Olrver Clarlce Henry Collon Barnaby Conrad Jere Davns Thomas DeMo+'r Harry Duclcson Wulluam Fellows Alberf Fosler Henry Fownes MEMBERS Louis Franlc Dan Freeman Berenl' Frlele John Gardner John Garner Sanford Head Arlhur Hol+ Lengh+on Hope Harry Hume John Lasng Roberf Lamonf Maynard Levy Wh1+ney Lyon John Mayer James McDonald Elmore McKee David Meade Wullnarn Moore Herman Nichols John Ordway Page I78 James Ouchlerloney Wlllnam Pierce Roberf Rae Leonard Raphael Harry Sage Arlhur Sanson Hans Schmrdl Sfo ldon Sllces Franlc Snyder Henry Sfude Se+h Tall Hendrux TenEyclc Philip Vine Howard Wade Harry Wallcer Ellwood Weuse Parruclc Wesffeldf Ramsey Wllson Wllson Yerger T H 1 9 3 8 T A F T A L 25 Presudenf --------- James Ouchrerloney THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL 5754 Dramatlcs Revlew Clver sevenTy boys Took parTIn sonwe bnd oT dranwahcs Thm year TDISIS by Tar The largesT group ever acTIvely engaged In dramaTIcs aT TaTT OUT oT ThIs group There were many who wereInTereded n1sTage produchon Clhen Thm parhcuhr phase oT dranwahcs IS neglecTed buT Thw year There were Three separaTe sTage crews each WHMITSOWH dage manager decTmcmn carpenTer and propeHyIman The Mas ue and Dagger SOCIETY presenTed TIVG one acT plays The Monkeys Paw The 5Td Lady Shows Her Medals TrITles a cuT versIon OT The Tammg oT The Shrew and Where The Cross IS Made The Old Lady Shows Her Medals coached by Mr Morse won The club compeTITIon whIle TrITles coached by Mr Suwvan andThe Tanung oTThe Shrew coached bylwr Ford were dose seconds Where The Cross IS Made was by Tar The ouTsTandIrIg play of The year chIeTly because OT The excellenT perTormarIces gIven by Elmore McKee John Gardner and John Rae In The Tall Sandy T-lead presenTed hIs annual VarIeTy Show whIch was even more successTul Than hIs TIrsT one The year beTore Over TorTy boys parTIcIpaTed TH ThIs perTormance whIch was enTIrely conceIved and dIrecTed by The boys For The malor sTage producTIon oT The year The dramaTIc assocIaTIon presenTed ThaT very dITTIculT and ambITIous play Tne PeTr TIed ForesT Flmore McKee Alan SquIer James OuchTerloney as Gabby Tom DeMoTT as Duke ManTee and John Rae as Gramps each dId a remarkable pIece oT acTIng ably supporTed by Jere DGVIS Sandy l-lead l-Tarry DIckson Clark AlberTs AlberT FosTer Be-renT FrIele Baraby Conrad and Olmer Clarke The sTage crew managed by T-lendrx TenEyck assmTed by Dan Freeman VVdson Yerger PeTer Baum James h4cDonak Cameron Clark WIllIam Brewer Charles BIenTaIT WlllIam PIerce and l-lenry ColTorI dId some sTrenuous work Tor The show and a greaT deal oT credIT Tor ITs success IS due To Them Page I79 I n I . 1 I ' I I ' - - - II I II II II I- - II - II . 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I I I ' I I I I I I I + I I I I I I I I I I I I I E ANNU The Current Events Club Presrdenlr Phnlup Snyder Thomas Ahern Alberf Fosfer Louxs Laun Orin Lehman MaHhew Mufchell Phllap Vane Page l80 Tracy Pra++ Phnlap Weld Pafruck Wes+feld+ James WIH Wullnam Cawley T H 1 9 3 8 T A F T A L P25 Spongor -f--------- Mr Reardon E ANNU The Chemlstry Club Presrdenf Phlllp Weld Vice Presldenls Fredernc Hall and Louns Laun Sponsor Grulhlh Bedworlh Olnver Clarke Paul Fllzell Norman Holzkamp Howard Humphrey Garner Lewvs Page I8I Doclor Hadley Roberf Rae Harry Sage Wnllnam Shafer Wulluam Shellon Wnllnam Van Noslrand Roberf Wheeler TH 1938 TAFT AL 22754 E ANNU 57,25 Aldraclm Ra Aldrrclw Ru Bedworllm Vane The Bnology Club MEMBERS Frank lvlcffready Meyer B Page l82 Wallace Prall Slude Ten Eyclc T H 1 9 3 8 T A F T A L Sponsor ----------- Mr. Olms+ead E ANNU ,fix The German Club Sponsor Mr Fusome Lewis Ballanfyne John McCready Wulham Cawley Truman Thomas Roberf Church Phnlnp Weld Herberi' Cunmnqham Edward Holbrook Page I83 E ANNU Z Presldenl Francis Bowlcer Kennelh Bruslol Jere Davns Edward Goodspeed Roberf Barnel Gordon Brown Thomas Burgher Barrelf Russell Caryl Brgelow George Enles John lngle Thomas Ahern Anlhony Bulloclc Richard Deane The Glee Club FIRST TENORS Garner Lewns James Noble John Nosworlhy Richard Posr SECOND TENORS Barnaby Conrad Richard Davls Alber+ Fosrer Luvnngslon Van De ElRST BASSES Whnrney Lyon Donald Mlddlelon Wnlluam Moore Philip Vine SECON D BASSES l-lenry Ely John Gardner Roberr Hunfer Mack Wallace Page I84 Waler Kennelh Brnsfol Elinor Tabor Ralph Waycorr John C Wulson George Wnlson Sanford l-lead Charles Jalho Roger Mullrns Herman Nvchols Theodore Prenhce Frank Snyder John Rauber Phslup Snyder John Thayer T H 1 9 3 8 T A F T A L MGNGQGV -'----- Caryl Bigelow THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL We The OTIOCOS Bow er avus Van DeWaTer Mullins H Ey BrrsTo F1 es Wa lace Ahern Deane Vxne Glee Club Review The Glee Clubs lusT oT concerTs rncluded Thaf wuTh I-lolrchlcuss IH December The Second Chr1sTmas Servmce a home concerT before The school IH February The Fnve School Feslnval an l-larTTord rn Aprnl and The WesTover Glee Club s vnsn' an May As lasT year a mud w:nTer eprdemuc prevenTed The meehng wuTh ST MargareT s always a success arT1sTncally and socnally The sTandard oT perTormance was hugh excepT In The Chr1sTmas Musscal Servuce which Talled To approach lasT yea s nnauguraTuon oT Thus evenT IH unTeresT and aT Trachveness The Junnor Glee Club soprano volces provzded The real muslc oT The occasion The Tune work oT The resT oT The year reached a clnmax In The HarTTord Feshval To which because oT enThus1asTnc and nnTensnve preparahon and by means of a group oT songs perTecTly surTed To :Ts place an The program The club conTrubuTed a Tnnushed and spnrnTecl conclusion alTogeTher Thrnllung To boTh perTormers and audvTors To The singers oT I938 go our besT washes Tor ancreasungly successful choral careers In college years and beyond Page l85 k J.D' ' .I 'I .I I I . E ANNU fy The Dance Orchestra Dnreclor Thomas Malls Manager Roberl Cleaver Thomas Mllls John Mayer Trumpel Edwln Lewis Guflar Andrew Black Saxaphones Page I86 William Fallen John Thayer Plano George Fnles Eleclruc Gullar Barnaby Conrad TH 1938 TAFT AL QA? THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL 5754 The Combined Dance Commlttee FOOTBALL DANCE COMMITTEE Thomas Ahern Chairman Cary' Bngelow lvlarlhew Mllchell Kennefh Brlslol Tracy PraH Orun Lehman l-lenry Slude Rnchard Mershon Phllnp Weld Palruclc Vlfeslfeldl COMMENCEMENT DANCE COMMITTEE Rnchard Mershon ---------- Chairman Thomas Ahern Caryl Bngelow Kennelh Brnslol Samuel Chapin Oliver Clarlce Roberf Garrull Palrnclc Weslfeldf Page l87 Orun Lehman John Lenfesley Tracy Prall Phulnp Snyder Henry Slude Phlllp Weld THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL M The Concert Orchestra Dureclor Mr George Morgan Vrolms Donald Bulloclc George Dull Edward l-lolbroolc Flu+e Horn Trumpe+ Barren Russell Rnchard Slocls Edward Cumrnungs Saxophone Banlo Drums and Tympam Wullrarn Pallon John Fnlzell Roberl Cleaver The orcheslra played for lhe school an Vespers nn 'he fall lerrn wnlh 'rhe l-lolchloss orcheslra al l-lolchlclss wllh lhe Fnve School Feshval orcheslra an l-larlford and pre cedlng lhe plays of fhe Drarnahc Assoclahon For so small a band lls lonal balance was excellenl I+ played wrlh unlly and prec suon Bur 'rhree of lhe group are sensors a lac? whlch promises well for lhe organuzahon nn 'rhe near fufure Page I88 FEATURES P9189 THE 1938 TAFT ANNUAL Xe To MR JOSEPH LAKOVITCH :fs gra+r'ru+e and appreclahon for Hrs loyalfy and as sls+ance +o +l'1e afhlehcs af Taff Page I90 ii The Class ofNir1e'reen Hundred and Thir+y-eiglw+ expresses E A Xa XX HOW ARE AH. NNN' X 4 5 YOWf fx X i A Beams Bronson BEST NATURED Qs. XQNYAR XF X XX, VUL'-A .Bw 5 NES PAT WE s 1' Fr: LDT X Mos'r LIKELY 'ro Succssn LJ NY ww QQ! 8 2mL mmmwm gi544454?af.s4Ti3f!jifxf 4 2 Qffylimr 'itil Q21 "F-" KEN Bms-ron.. Besv Vocct-: OW V -QSPPE X! X Rfb Y l x f 1 l f K , Q04 E ITHUUGHT wr., y u SNP o L w PNK OF N Ruv BERNNGHAM Noasnesv Toe PLATT Foemssr Page I9l TH 1938 TAFT NNUAL 4 X A K4 K KX . 2 f 1 47 . P QXH, fx' 1 Y 4 ix' '-. L ' N Q ' ' 3 MQ' ' j ff qi5f'f X Q B N 5 1 'lf A J ' . ii 1' W , V "' 11-91 ?A',X, Y Kji if ,--- Q M 3' L 1" f 'af f , A 0,1 V u .N a, ,T J .im Jf-RXIY fi I t Q 4 N 444 'AI - ' if fxxu fl 1, . V H xx' ' X If 3 X, x K S w M in it ,j-Wy, - U X .xl M ,. I QA, H X' X f ?f ,, -N H x I Y-A,, . X A " Sb WW ' X "H Q Y, -W ,,- xr 1, EM. JE! if -- -NM V! KA, -A . 'N' K " l' A x , . m l . .BW ,tm If f , :Sl Q.. M fn 5 ff, V 'Lu'-:al E! .Q f- .Q ,,,,, '1Q .f"'T' ' ""' , xii! I 1 ff 1,1 X .fo 47 'ef 5 iii, K , 7 A 7 H v ' 'N PM N 4 --u a A - F sz, . 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SA E5 .I .mi V ' ,I A 'IK , rj E ANNU epTember SepTember 9epTember SepTember SepTember uepTember SepTember SepTember SepTember SepTember OcTober OcTober CcTober CcTober 0cTober OcTober 0cTober OcTober OcTober OcTober OcTober OcTober OcTober CcTober 0cTober OcTober CcTober OcTober Odober Odober OcTober OcTober Odober 23 ff The Log FALL TERM Mr Fusonne looks over The new boys and Trowns Mr Fusonwe ees Davs and smiles Chaos Tn Vespers as zl Tellows dlscover ThaT Mr Sulllvan erred n as umrng a row I Bronson drops has TnrsT Tray New aTTracTvon boosTs Jagger sales Name Emma Mr Tyler whTTTs Three on The local course The Jlgger aTTrac:TTon disappears A Toul hand somewhere Cooke To The Frenchman Does augourd hul mean yesTerday or Tomorrow2 Mornlng Al had bad cold couldnT make classes ATTernoon Al makes FooTball pracT ce We see LosT HOFIYOU graduaTvon day Tor many oT u TTTus and Mer hon ha e TooThpa Te TTghT Tn Tne RoberT Black room Oh bluss we now have classucal muslc beTore movies Sunday anoTher nckel an The red We hear oT a new boy who has noT yeT Tound sTudy hall T Ey answers gueshon Tor The Beane usung wrong book CapTaun Bermlngham leads soCcenTes To vlcTory Cne more Tnmes and The Tnb II only ouTsell us 3 I Orin clears The wrong Table Ordway geTs Cheerleaders oTT T bad sTarT by TorgeTTung Cheer half way Through TT we won anyway Jadwuga Mershongc Don LaunTrlm Trousers Trom AnuTa Ordway X1 Baron Wade A holwday as l geT qyped ouT oT Tour classes L Johnson loses hs bed New boy To companlon n Library WhaTs Thus room lve never been here beTore7 Mr Laksn claruTTes Europe Tor us Cook Thrllls The P S class wTn 20 second leCTure on horrors oT war Sanson aTTends Tea dance connpleTe w1Th CruTches Schnoz goes down To Embry Tn 4 seTs G Lewus wrTTes The smooTh babe he had aT The Tea dance The Tlve cenT Tune Tor losT arT cles ns TnauguraTed MTlrTary man Ford plays organ w1Th all The lllTrng grace OT a seuge un ln Vespers Mr TaTT conducTs hu TTrsT Civics class The MonTTors hold a rough hou e Mr l:enTon wlns A lower mud savls paper arrplane pasT Mr Crurkshanks ear beTore playleT TaTT Tues l-ToTchkTss O O Page I92 T H 1 9 3 8 T A FT A L S 2l. , ' . , 22. . 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E ANN Z5 '1'f'GP!Iu X-R Page I93 Q ANNU Oclober Oclober Qclober Cclober Oclober Qclober Qclober Oclober November November November November November November November November November November November November November November November November November November November November November l ovem ber November November 24 yf Hem McCulloughs unIlorm has made lhe lIne and backleld of lhe varsIly Mac makes second le-am l-lumph sIrIks l50 yard goll shol Ir Halls pockel WI+ l-lumphrey A pockel' In one oh boy lvlr Wells Regardez Ia damn chose Hall FIrsl you lnd lhe weIghl ol I0 grams ol hydrogen Qrm loys wIlh lhe Idea ol havIng specIal pholographer lor Annual pIclure Mr SullIvan ropes me lor lhe ORACLE Tall and Yale he Deerheld and Darlmoulh respechvely Yo yo craze sweeps lhe school Mr Reardon passes oul DO NOT DISTURB sgns lo members ol lhIrd lloor rowdy bunch No more bollled goods lo be broughl down from Jugger excepl mIlk whIch lhe aulhor hes lh nk very heallhlul The yo yo champ on g ve a demonslrahon on campus belore horde ol admIrIng fans Tom Palmer leaps In sludenls opInIons as we gel a hol day Graves WIH KInney and lvhlchell decIde lo keep guuel lor 3 days Whar a break We lake Kenl 27 7 and are gralIlIed SIlenl men break down Censor Olmslead decrees lhal lhe word chemIse hall nol be ullered on lhe Tall slage Belas hIl lher Sl'FldG and wIlh one week lo go IU lhe club season le a loolball game Soccenles lose lo Choa e 3 0 In deleal' No l ol season ArmIshce Day bu lhe school gIves us no peace and carrues on classes Berm ngham becomes Caplam Ememlus Vamely Show panIcs school as snake charmer DeMo+l hnds sell on slage mInus snake and charm Gunmson s shll lrymg desperalely lo hll lhal dance card Pall In fog lo Mrs Qlearns Lels go up lo Slearns and have a weed nolh ng beller lo do Lasl words of Doc Hadley before he exploded hydrogen generalor Youll never have any Trouble Il you do Il lhIs way 400 cokes grven away free al JIgger IU publIcIly drIve Maslers Iusl begInnIng lo realIze whal lhey re up agamsl In lh class of l938 lVlIlIldl'y man Ford makes coup delal overlhrows Berm and puls down armed uprIsIng ID form of Laun all In 7 seconds Where glamourous beauly dwells and unguessed Ioys The Dance uarlers rIng In plale as shdenls Impress QIFlS al church Robb e panIcs Ve pers wrlh new Ioke aboul somelhmg Thar1ksgIvIngy uarler marks oul Greal moanIng over week ends Wallers lvlakepeace and J O S IH verbal 'nfl Page I94 T H E 1 9 3 8 T A F T A L 24. 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Page I97 E 1938 TAFT ANNU M4 E ANNU January Jinuary January January January January January January January January January January January January January February F bruary February February February February February February February February February February February February February February February February February 2 Campus Commenl columnnsl bales lhe snow Fnre exllngulsher and 3rd lroor clock lall as sacrnluces as Schusser goes berserk Wallers becomes aroused and combunes lsl culls wlh baskelball Belas leed as lelephone llnemen are eleclroculed New expressuon caplures school Thal s whal s lhe maller The Sensors go lo New l-laven lo see Calpurnua lvlr Flemmung lells us ol our excellenl chance lo gel un lhe Cvul Servlce The Yale Freshman slng as we learn Begonla and Smarl care nol lor music l-lonyak bounces a whole lable and Wallers lwlce ID one day The Doc gives a chemuslry paper hugh mark 30 an bolh Dlvusnons lvlr Weld as asked by gurl on lhe lraun sl he s perculallng Lehman s shoulders sland oul 1n more ways lhan one as Sensors vole Aller 4lf2 monlhs lhe Papyrus slyle books arruve Flolnday rumors due oul near end ol week The scoreless wonders rernam scoreless agaln There ll be a day ol relrnbuluon Fusonue l-lolrday l-loluday over January over and mumps all over The dance IS cancelled as lhe mumps conllnue lo swell We learn lhe secrel ol Mr Ford s vllallly as we see hlm doung selling up exercnses nn shorls al 7 OO P M We slng rouslng songs nn Vespers lo lel oll sleam School begins campaign lo show us how lucky we are by showing Dead End You canl keep a good chour up or down The l-lurrrcane lS reenacled ln Plalls room lo dlsmay ol occupanl l-lungars and Pal are delnnllely un lhe shoe busnness lvlr Kidder lels us ln on lhree excluslve murders Aller llve years ol walling we have a leed ln Plalls room Krupa Clarke swnngs on down Buller plales now lhoroughly enlrenched on all lables lo chagrin ol wanlers Embarrassing momenl al lvlr Talls Mershon and lvlccready gel a radno bd bul are loo modesl and quaranlnned lo accepl The Oracle comes oul amid bloodshed and dealh The Oracle has been oul lwo days and There goes a man slnll holds school In slupor Fosler glves hrs usual lllnbusler an Currenl Evenls Club The dance weekend slarls as Pap boards change Mr Skouras crashes lhrouoh again n ce knd lhal Spyros Page l98 T H 1 9 3 8 T A F T A l. lb. 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Conn HeadmasTers AssocvaT1on convenes as enThusIasTuc parkers sTeal Mr Goodspeed s car l:osTer In pracTuce debaTe Imagrne ladwes and genTlemen being ruled by a pedagogue We are now worse luck DebaTers aTTend IO a m breakTasT as TaTT breaks even beaTung HoTchknss Iosfng To ChoaTe S S S I C aT TaTT Vfne Why should we do anyThIng Tor posTeruTy2 ATTer all They havenT done anyThIng Tor us Wade BrusToI Mershon and Laun open The pond Tor The season Holiday sleep over and 9 30 lIghTs MnTchell doesnT cuT exerclse ThaT s rIghT :Ts Wednesday Orin conTlnues 4 year TughT agaunsT lnhrmary by seeing Town docTor abouT hrs rash G-us s car moves mysTenously To soccer Tueld ResulT 4 boys move mysTeruously Trorn buuldlng Small Try have dance Mrs STearns unable To geT Roly Poly IU The Lover Sundays wlTh Peggne and 1 embarrassed Frank and Corson reprweved The Sensors promuse To be good School Tlooded as The Bullmoose Tlnds The campus IU gusT 20 munuTes Mr McClellan geTs a room rnspecTuon noTIce Annual plcTures Ollme arrvves Tor pucTure w1Th hanr a mass oT VlTalus I4 oT The school leaves on Frlday week ends HalT The school leaves on permwsslons and SaTurday week ends The resT excepT our Tour new day boys leave EvenT oT The year Mr Fusonle doesn T Tell us a sTory abouT DarTmouTh Hezekiah suggesTs Buble Tor cla s gITT VoTes Tor Blble I WITT celebraTes b rThday aT Wrlson s Demmue s pIcTure dnsappears Tor The lOTh Tame ReTurmng alumnus puTs unanswerable guesTuon To commITTee Why should I reglsTer7 Nose pusher uppers greeT Graves and Demmle aT Track meeT Harry Ely geTT4ng away Trom :T all aT ST Mags rams has car 1nTo Guss lumousrne In drufeway MuTchell on spree Torces way on TnrsT corrador commuTTee and doubles Tor Joe Morgan all In Two days Puzzle Fund Orsn s shoulders In The pncTure oT The MonuTors Answer To puzzle You canT They re up ID has closeT Mayor Hayes scandal rocks drsTrucT The school g ves us movxe To compensaTe Tor loss oT exercese TuTle Men And A Gnrl IT musT have sTruck a sympaTheTnc noTe among The TaculTy waves The Glee Club sings To us oT lollypops and we sweep Triangular meeT MonfTors pncnrc and Tall an rlver Building seeThes wuTh ple hunTers as double cross Tollows double cross The unheard oT happens ground broken Tor Tueld house MusT geT Annual ouT on Time see you Alumnr Day The End Page 202 T H 1 9 3 8 T A F T A L 'I 2l. . 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HZ IVLZIZZI if lil U46- lt our RESIDENTIAL CEFICE 422 Park Axenue trm form tedlous undertmkmg mto m unexpected plewure Here m m lttrletue eomemently loelted ofhee our uqxrlemed wro ers elll place hefore you l1 t plm Il Ll pno. f l typ m 1e ofE1Qt olde lpartment md houqe Thu yxlll uv. you de cup mom md locmon md hv 1 procue of LIIIIIIIIIUOII quxelxly hull for you yust the type of home you hue m mmd II LT ILL VN IL. I If OIICL PLFQOIII III IO L 1 L IIIIIIIIU, vyeuy hour of huntmg md 1 the modern LOIIIIOITII lg xx IX of IINDINK I place to hm M A 422 PARIX AVENIUE WH TE EQDSC R E A L E S T A T E NEW YORR 'A' ELDORADO 51450 Ideal Cleaners and Dyers WATERBURY CONN It Alu IV W1 L to Shop at HCWLAND HUCHES Waterlmvx s Fnendly Department Store Model I1 Weh ter Sy tems xx 1th Centr ll Control gm, real eom fort no oyerhextmg md yet each r1d1 ltor gets 1tQ Qhare of Qteim Iviodermzed Qystems often p xy for thelmely v. m lfew ye Irs 5yfIll0l Steamlle tlg YEARS OF L HEATING PROGRESS WARREN WEBSTER Er CO CAMDLN N -I L ENTLEMEN N FURNISHERS CLOTHIERS W H I T E 1020 Chlpel Street Infonnc Il ut onsult NEW HAXEN CONN H R Banc , 90" Chu el St , New Hay cn f ' . - , Q ' 'S ', . s s LI 3 - 3 l'- ' 'D 3 L 3 ,,, LLl-.,- , , , 3, -.. .l,,- l li 5 'Q 1 3 e H ' s S, 1 5, A 1 'fs o nl I' C54 d s':fs Q, Q L2 sa " " QW' 'S 'f . 1 a sz , I 1 1. 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Q fg B ALTMAN 6: C0 FIFTH AVENUE 34TH STREET we appreciate the eonfldenee plat ed ln ns by the many Tait men and hope to keeping our styles authentle and our prloes as low a Altman standards oi qual ity permlt academy shop slxth floor Langrock tores YALE Safety Sevmce Courtesy HARVARD PRINCETON BRGWN Ch lrtgred from PENN WILLIAMS The ANDOVER 0 EXETER and our NEW YORK STORE Lobby Smger Bldg 83 Llberty Stre t Speclal Motor Coaches Connectlcut Radway and Llghtlflg Co Langrock Fme Clothes we Smart New Accessorles Dzsplayed Each Saturday at The j1gger Shop HARRY COLLINS R p mf 1 and SAFE WATERTOWN D E P E N D A B L E COMFORTABLE A 0 O Q -1 he I 'vw -Q df i rw X'f'l ,gjfbi ,TS V '41 S A' jx- ,V2 , . 51 . 1 -'I' IK "' .J X '- 5 izfifqx 43' -I . , '- if . a : 4: continue to earn their patronage . . . by , 4.MLA.h1w:K 1 fq,f,,iL.Q , 1: . z 'mhsif 25, ' . 'X by . ,ASM av rv!! '-.fx-. ,lf Xfff , K u , igxmggx ? 2 9 . 0 0 o Q . 1 . X I I 1 S . . . at 0 I T . ' T I T 3 3 T 0 . . . 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