Taylor University - Ilium Gem Yearbook (Upland, IN)

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" Behold, I stand at the door, and knock... ' 1957 GEM Taylor University ' ! ■ i « ' r ' ; ' ' i: J til ill ill 111 tf , .. ' . ' " » ' ' ' •■■•• !£%,■ . :„; ,, ■ ' ' ■ ;.; i ' ;,:.: , % ' ■. ' T VMPK. ■ mv «MSi - - rs35 •5»5 Hi Taylor University ♦ Upland, Indiana %- : ■ -f -.-? " N I? fu ' iwifniiiiiii ii ' i ' : ' ! T ' « . ■ " ;- ... " j; Mt ' : ■fff f csi THE GEM ♦ 1957 t ' F|r -» . 4 4r % FOREWORD ■-•v When we opened our hearts to Christ, many other doors of opportunity were opened to us through Him. This yearbool is a word and picture record of " our year ' 56- ' 57, " a year of learning, maturing, and spiritual deepening. While we prayed, played, and studied, the world closely watched the crisis in revolt-torn Hungary and the flare-up over the Suez Canal. In our own country President Dwight D. Eisenhower retained the popularity of the people and the first office of the land, and the nation was gradually implementing the Supreme Court desegregation decisions. Just as Taylor ' s door opened to offer us a rich, rewarding experience in higher education, we pray that the opening of our GEM will prove a wonderful and enlightening experience for you. Table of Contents 4 P-H ■i I life I Taylor — the plant Page 6 Taylor — the people Page 34 Taylor — the life Page 92 Advertising and Indices Page 1 82 T a ; . k A Maria Wright Hall Ayres Alumni Memorial Library Helena Music Hall Sickler Hall Science Building Maytag Gymnasium Swallow Robin Dormitory Magee-Campbell Dormitory Wisconsin Dormitory Miscellaneous Buildings Taylor of Tomorrow TAYLOR--the plant Maria Wright Hall For men and women who have opened their lives to the Lord, " doors of learning " are opened as a medium through which they may become more valuable servants. Though brief, four years in a college situation provides experiences to heighten them spiritually, scholas- tically, and socially — to make their entire lives an asset to society. Here is the entrance to the most important of buildings at Taylor — Maria Wright Hall, better known as the Administration Building. . . Towering trademark Inspiring, Symbolic Taylor ' s first office Business Office; Enter rich; leave poor Problems — past, present, future Sampson, Schneider, Snider . . . Busy fingers seek out indi vidual plates for Mailing and Duplicating. " Dear Alumnus Taylor ' s Focal Point Relics from another day. 10 ' An experiment is asking a question of God. " Past, Present, Future One slip and mercurochrome Art holds up a mirror to nature. Storehouse of Knowledge The Ayres Alumni Memorial Library is the newest and perhaps the most beautiful build- ing on our campus. It now contains 32,000 volumes and has the capacity for 45,000 volumes. This year there were 1800 new volumes added to its shelves. Sunrise over Taylor 12 ' It is written Magazines in profusion A picture is worth one thousand words. 910.5g . . . 910.5h . . . stacks and stacks of books - — i Wn i M 3 i i l aannr . rt:jr ' ' That ' s middle C Necessary drudgery — practice Helena Music Hall Pouring fourth from the entrance of Helena Music Hall may be heard the pleas of praying seekers, the voices of choirs, the practice strains of music students, or the laughter of an amused audience. Chi Alpha Omega Inauguration Dean Carl Kreider of Goshen College lauds outstanding scholarship and those candidates for the senior honor society. " Come before His presence with singing. " Sickler Hall Erected in 1909, Sickler Hall has served as men ' s dormitory and now is the nucleus for the ed ucation department. This brick structure also house several professor ' s offices, the GEM and ECHC offices, the Youth Conference office, and the praye chapel. Once the men ' s dormitory, Sickler Hall is now the Education and Business Building. ' In Thy hallowed 16 Unique Building, Unique Purpose Teaching the future teachers in Sickler Hall. resence kneeling . . ll Photography, art and copy are united in the GEM. Maturity, experience, and education with which to meet our needs. 17 Controlled experimentation discloses similarities between the plant and animal kingdoms. 18 Cats today . embryonic surgeon. humans tomorow for this The Science Building Openings into the room for scientific improve- ment are wide and numerous in the light of possible technological advancement. One of those apertures, leading into our science building, reveals the poten- tial of the innovations of modern science — whether used in dedication at home or in service abroad. New insights into God ' s wonders E = Mc- 19 Maytag Gymnasium . . . Building of Diversity There is no limit to the variety of activities staged in Maytag Gymnasium. Students may participate in registration, parties, receptions, intramurals, Youth Conference, and graduation all under this roof. No one sound can be associated with Maytag. On the night of a close basketball game it sounds as if even the building itself is alive. Cards, cards, cards, lines, lines, lines! Memories are made of these. Good, v holesome fun in a class party Chalk up two for Stork. Trojanes — star women athletes George " Grandpa " Francis, spiritual stalwart of Maytag Gymnasium Graduation — a solemn finale for an exciting year From Beginning to End, Changes A class meets itself at a freshmen mixer. 9 i . iHtlt 44NMM f|iaM Those knowing Him commune. Those seeking Him find ... at Youth Conference. Not wrestling — just intramural basketball In Thought, Action, Mood Score, score, we want more! Swallow-Robin Dorm Affectionately known as the " bird - barn, " Swallow-Robin Dormitory is the residence of sixty- six freshman girls. Seldom is a freshman girls ' dorm- itory quiet, and the bird-barn is no exception. All is not gaiety because study, prayer, and fellowship are also a part of dormitory life. Table tennis anyone? Spring fever is a pleasant affliction. ' Where did the evening go so soon? " " The Bird ' s Nest " Keeps the brood at the bird-house. Profs, not monks in these catacombs. Concrete and wood is its frame; youth and their activities is its heart. Magee Campbell Dormitory Students ' " living " room for socials, discussions, or lounging Mom, advisor, and friend Approved by Good Houskeeping The lobby and parolsr of Magee Campbell Dormitory are the favorite meet- ing place for campus couples and visitors alike. Every day is a day of excitement in a girls ' d ormitory, whether it be in preparation for a big banquet or for Home- coming, or just an informal party or a quiet date. This is home away from home for Christian college girls. The Desk — nerve center of dormitory life Best place to be at seven, twelve, or six An ideal place to learn tolerance and coopera- tion — a college dormitory Wisconsin Dormitory The symbol of friends, warmth, and fellowship Behind the door of Wisconsin Dormitory our learning continues. Here we make practical appli- cations of our book knowledge to grow spiritually, mentally, and socially. What better place can one learn the art of compatible living than in the closely knit atmosphere of a college dormitory? 28 Our Pop and Mom away from home. A man ' s home is his castle. Building of True ' ' Fellow " Ship The water yellows laundry, but — cleanliness is still next to Godliness, fe. m MM If I 1 Miscellaneous Buildings There are many small miscellaneous build- ings that are very vital to our campus. The building housing the post office, the bookstore, and the grill is the center of the campus social life. The married students v ill attest to the necessity of the new housing and the trailer park. The razing of Sammy Morse also pro- vided room for the nev office buildings to ease the crov ded office situation for professors. Kollege Korner draws students with its book- store, supply office, and gift shop. Keepin ' in touch with the outside world Keepin ' in touch with the inside world Sign of the Times Old Sammy Morris is razed to make way for new office buildings. New housing units to provide for the increasing number of married students are erected. The trailer court is a colorful segment of the campus and offers comfortable homes for married students. J PRESENT BUILDINGS PROPOSED BUILOINC E3iiO Storage : zijii;: 1 Heiling Plant : iiiiiii SlBdtnl Set.ms 1 F ' V cm PresidenI Home Hiihwiv 2: 771 Above is a blueprint of the future — Taylor ' s future. Much work and prayer finally yielded re- sults on May 16, of this year when the surveyors staked off the limits of the new dormitory and food center (right) in preparation for the work now underway. This is the first building in our twenty-five year program, which will ultimately cost over five million dollars. 32 Taylor of Tomorrow Ma •jS ' 33 I I I I 34 The AdministraWon The Faculty The Staff The Student Body TAYLOR— the people 35 Board of Trustees Any expanding college such as Taylor University needs expert coordination for organization and planning. The maintenance of high academic standards, provision for sufficient athletic programs, plans for nev construction, consideration of faculty alterations, and exam- ination of student-faculty policy are among the major concerns of a group of thirteen trustees and two honorary trustees, known to every- one as the Board of Trustees. The board originates ideas leading to actions which advance University prestige expansion. Seated: Rev. Hugh S. Townley, Rev. Herbert M. Frazer, Mr. Lester C. Gerig, Mr. Howard M. Skinner, Dr. Theodore W. Engstrom, Mr. Earl D. Sticklen, Mr. Elmer G. Seagly, Mr. Clarence H. Yarns. Standing: Mr. D. Paul Huffman, Dr. Evan H. Bergv all, Dr. Richard W. Halfost, Dr. G. Marlowe Evans, Mr. Linton A. Wood, Mr. David Cox. 36 Seated: Mr. Maurice Coburn, Rev. Wallace Deyo, Rev. Milton Persons, Mr. John Nelson. Standing: Mr. Hugh Freese, Mr. Wilbur Cleveland, Mr. Don Odie, Dr. J. Floyd Seelig. Not pictured: Mr. Phillip Miller, Mr. Ralph Long, Dr. M. A. Grant. Alumni Board Trustees " in action " Left to right: Mr. Howard Sl inner, Mr. Clarence Varns, Rev. Hugh Townley, Rev. Herbert Frazer, Mr. Lester Gerig, Mr. Paul Keller, Mr. Paul Huffman, Mr. Linton Wood. Our Beloved President . . . Evan H. Bergv all The President and His Family EVAN H. BERGWALL, A.B., B.D., D.D., alumnus, minister, president . . . Dr. Bergwall was graduated from Taylor University and the Yale University School of Divinity. He was awarded the Doctor of Divinity degree by Asbury Theological Seminary and has pursued graduate study at New York University, Emery Uni- versity, and Oxford University. DEAN OF THE FACULTY VICE-PRESIDENT MILO A. REDIGER, A.B., M.A., Ph.D. Dean Rediger handles everything from the Academic Budgeting and the Academic Program, to Faculty recruiting and student scholastic problems. His warm smile and friendly advice quickly melt any fears that might accompany a visit to the DEAN. VICE-PRESIDENT IN CHARGE OF DEVELOPMENT REV. HAROLD E. CAMP Rev. Camp ' s title doesn ' t begin to betray the immensity of his position. Rev. Camp is Taylor ' s Fund-Raiser Extraordinary, in charge of procurring the finances for the projected build- ing program. This is no small job when one realizes that he has to ferret out a source for between three and five million dollars. VICE-PRESIDENT EMERITUS DR. BURT W. AYRES, B.S., M.A., LL.D., Ph.D. Our beloved nonagenarian, Burt W. Ayres, though now ad- ministratively inactive, still exerts a stabilizing influence on our campus. This Grand Old Gentleman ' s advice, drawn from many years of experience, is invaluable to the students and faculty alike. 39 40 REGISTRAR DIRECTOR OF ADMISSIONS MISS GRACE D. OLSON, A.B., M A. Miss Grace Olson has the almost overwhelming task of sorting and selecting each year ' s new students from the more than three thousand applicants. Her job becomes more and more difficult as Taylor continues to grow. DEAN OF STUDENTS DR. WILLIAM D. GREEN, A.B., M.A., Ed.D. Dr. Green has a very perplexing position, having to cope with both the external pressure of alumni and constituents, and the internal pressure of students trying to circumvent the regulations. He uses consistancy as his gyroscope in main- taining stability between the levels of student-faculty relations. BUSINESS MANAGER MR. PAUL D. KELLER, B S., Mus.M. Mr. Keller ' s title sounds just as all-encompassing as his position is. He has a supervisory capacity over the Business Office, the Bookstore and Grill, the Buildings and Grounds Department, the Duplicating and Mailing Department, the Faculty and Staff and Married Students Housing, and the Director of Food Services. THE FACULTY 41 Faculty MISS JENNIE ANDREWS, A.B., M.A. Assistant Professor of Elementary Ed- ucation MISS HAZEL E. BUTZ, BS. Ed., M.A., Ph.D. Associate Professor of English MR. PAUL BARKMAN, A.B., M.A., S.T.B. Assistant Professor of Religion and Psychology MR EARL L. CRAVEN, A.B., M.A. Assistant Professor and Director of Physical Education ' Wf " •-tJ ' ? . .V MR. VICTOR J. BESAV , B.Mus., M.A. Assistant Professor of Organ and Instrumental Music DR. HILDRETH CROSS, A.B., M.A., Ph.D. Professor of Psychology and Director of Testing A. tsgsaasfei gg iiijgs 42 MISS MAUDE E. FEL7ER, A.B., M.A. Assistant Professor of Education MR. CALVIN R. FLESER, B.S. Ed., M.A. Assistant Professor in Physical Educa- tion MRS. MARY GREEN, A.B., M.A. Instructor in Mathematics MRS. HELEN L. GREENLEAF, A.B., M.A. Assistant Professor and Head of the Department of Modern Languages MR. MEREDITH HAINES, A.B., B.D., M.A. Assistant Professor of Social Science and Religion DR. SHILDES JOHNSON, B.S., B D., Th.M., Th.D., Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Classical Languages 43 MRS. ROBERTA KELLY, B.S., M.S. Assistant Professor of Home Economics MISS ROBERTA KESSLER, B.S. ELE. Ed. Instructor in Business Education MR. GORDON KREUGER, A.B., M.A. Assistant Professor of Chemistry Chairman of the Division of Natural Sciences MR. HERBERT D. LEE, B.S., M.A. Assistant Professor of English MR. FRED LUTHY, A.B., B.D. Assistant Professor of Religion MR. BURTON MAHLE, A.B., M.A. Assistant Professor of Music 44 MR. DONALD T. MARTIN, A.B., B.D. Assistant Professor in Speech MR. DONALD J. ODLE, B.S. Ed., M.S. Associate Professor of Physical Edu- cation and Director of Athletics MISS GRACE OLSON, A.B., M.A. Associate Professor of History MR. JACK D. PATTON, A.B., M.A. Assistant Professor of Art MR. PAUL PIXLER, A B., B.D., S.T.M. Assistant Professor of Philosophy and Physics Chairman of Division of Philosophy and Religion MISS ELIZABETH POE, A.B., B. Rel. M.A. Assistant Professor of Biology 45 MR. GEORGE E. RAY, B.S., M.A , B.L. Associate Professor of Education and Psychology Chairman of the Division of Educa- tion and Psychology MR. FRANK H. ROYE, A B., B.D., Th.D. Assistant Professor of Sociology MISS JEAN SCHABINGER, A.B , M.S. Ed. Assista nt Professor of Women ' s Physical Education MISS CAROL SCHMIDT, B.M. Instructor in Music DR. ALBERT W. SCHROER, B.S., B.S. Mus., M.A., Ed.D. Professor of Music and Head of the Fine Arts Division MR. WINSTON B. SMITH, A.B., B.D. Instructor in Physical Education Director of Intramural Athletics 46 MR. DALTON VAN VALKENBURG, A.B., M.A. Assistant Professor of Business and MISS HILDA STEYER, A.B., B.M., M. Mus. Assistant Professor of Music DR. PAUL H. WOOD, A.B., M.A., Ed.D. Associate Professor of Religious Ed- ucation MISS MILDRED STRATTON, A.B., M.A. Assistant Professor of English MISS VIDA G. WOOD, B.S., M.S. Assistant Professor of Biology DR. JULIUS VALBERG, M.A., LL.D. Assistant Professor of History and German DR. PATON YODER, A.B., M.A., Ph.D. Professor of History and Political Science Chairman of the Division of Social Sciences Faculty prayer meetings provide closer unity and greater dedication. Ready, willing, and able, for counseling, advice or just talking. Freshmen " Singspirators " in ' 47, faculty in ' 57 and still singing for the Lord. THE STAFF 49 SECRETARY TO THE PRESIDENT Miss Mary Thomas resigned her position, at the end of the year, to return to the mission field. She first come to our campus in 1950, serving in the capacity as Dean of Women. In 1955 she changed positions and assumed the duties of sec- retary to the president. The daughter of missionary parents, she was born in Korea and returned there to serve as a missionary after schooling in Japan and the United States. Miss Thomas worked in Korea from 1916 to 1940, serving under the United Church of Canada board of missions. A woman with a vision. Miss Thomas was married in May and is planning to return " home " to Korea this year with her husband. Rev. Edwin Kilbourne, vice-president of the Oriental Missionary Society. DEANS ' AND REGISTRAR ' S SECRETARIES Seated: Betty Freese Standing: Marian Kendall, Lois Rapson SWITCHBOARD OPERATOR The lady with connections — Mrs. Ida Herber Front row: Ellen Beach, Edith Miller Back row: Hazel Griffith, Gloria Rogers, Ellen Haakonsen MAILING AND DUPLICATING STAFF BUSINESS OFFICE STAFF Seated: Olive DeCamp, Virginia Cline. Standing: Jane Lewis, Adena Wiens Seated: Mrs. Alice Shippy, Mr. Wilbur Cleveland, Miss Bonnie Freese Standing: Mrs. Norma Cotner PUBLIC RELATIONS STAFF COLLEGE EVANGELIST The Reverend and Mrs. David LeShana, our staff evangelists, ore 1953 graduates of Taylor University. They operate under the Public Relations Department, holding revivals and other religious services in which they spread the Word of God. Be- sides these obligations, they assemble talent and broadcast the radio program " Chapel Meditations " which reaches many corners of the world. The LeShanas also make contacts for the school and find many sources for the support of our scholar- ship program. 52 NURSES " Takes more than an apple some days. Seated: Lily Haakonsen Standing: Sue Dunham DIETITIAN Rev. and Mrs. Everett Craven HEAD RESIDENTS Mrs. Mildred Wadsworth Miss Roberta Kessler Our good food is a product of the skill and supervision of Mr. and Mrs. Howard McCormick. 53 LIBRARIANS . . . Alice Holcombe Lois Weed Ruth Miller Catherine Loewen of the Kollege Korner Postmaster Richard Greenleaf 54 MAINTENANCE CREW Front row: Donald Hockstettler, Walter Harter, Lowell Hunsberger Second row: Merritt Strange, Joshua Howell, Louis Swonder, Charles Clouse, Walter Keller THE STUDENT BODY 55 Seniors As the most dignified students on campus, the seniors are accorded the respect that tradition re- quires for their position. They are looked to for leadership and example from knowledge gained through their years as underclassmen. JOYLE S. ALLEN Huntington, Indiana Elementary Education Mark 9:23 BEN D. ALLISON Elmhurst, Illinois Zoology II Timothy 2:15 BARBARA J. ANDERS Marion, Indiana History Romans 5:8 DOROTHY L. ARTHUR Midland, Michigan Elementary Education Romans 12:1 ELIZABETH GRACE BEAVER Donora, Pennsylvania Physical Education Romans 1 1 :33 JANET ANN BENNING Arkport, New York Physical Education Philippians 4:13 MARTHA BAILEY Charleston, West Virginia Biblical Literature Romans 12:1, 2 SUSAN BAKER Shipshewana, Indiana Physical Education Isaiah 12:2 JOYCE BOWEN Kokomo, Indiana Elementary Education Phiiippians 4:13 BLANCHE H. BURWELL Sunbury, Ohio Secondary Education I Corinthians 15:58 JOAN CHAPIN Kingston, Michigan Home Economics Romans 8:28 VIVIAN BUEGE Burnips, Michigan Elementary Education Psalms 47:1 DICK CESLER Cincinnati, Ohio History John 14:19 JOHN CHAPIN Deford, Michigan Sociology Romans 8:31 WILLIAM L. CHAPMAN Anderson, Indiana Biblical Literature Phiiippians 2:5 WALTER CHERNENKO, JR. Capac, Michigan Social Studies II Timothy 2:2 NANCY CIMBALO Wheaton, Illinois Elementary Education Romans 8:38, 39 LEMAR J. CLEVENGER Lima, Ohio Psychology Philippians 3:10 GLEN CRABB Argos, Indiana Business Proverbs 29:18 MARY ELLEN DAVIES Freedom, New York Social Studies Titus 3:5 GARY COOPER Flint, Michigan Chemistry Philippians 3:10 MIRIAM CELIA CULP Cumberland, Maryland English Psalms 16:8-11 DORIS DAVIS Chicago, Illinois Home Economics Proverbs 3:5, 6 NANCY LOU DELAY Saint Petersburg, Florida Home Economics Philippians 1 :20, 21 CAROL SUE DEMPSTER Drexel Hill, Pennsylvania Elementary Education Romans 1:16 R. EDWARD DODGE, JR. Ridgewood, New Jersey Biology Proverbs 3:5, 6 MARY DRAKE Michigan City, Indiana Elementary Education II Thessalonians 5:18 WILLIAM L. DVORAK Berwyn, Illinois Physical Ed. — Business Psalms 27:1 GLORIA MARLENE EARNEST Foirmount, Indiana English Psalms 27:1 JOHN S. EHRESMAN Woodburn, Indiana Business Education I Corinthians 10:13 DAVID E. PARIS Peopack, New Jersey Sociology John 3:16 PAUL F. FENDT Callicoon, New York Psychology Psalms 32:8 RUTH I. FLEMMING Trumbauersville, Pennsylvania Sociology Matthew 6:33 ELIZABETH ANN GALLOWAY Redding, Iowa Elementary Education Psalms 32:8 KENNETH O. GANGEL Winnetka, Illinois Biblical Literature Philippians 1:20 ROBERT C. GILKISON Ozone Park, New York History Philippians 4:13 SARAH MARIE GREINER Dayton, Ohio Elementary Education Proverbs 3:5 CAROL HARNER Somerville, Ohio Social Studies Ecclesiastes 3:14 RUTH NAOMI HARROLD Fort Wayne, Indiana Home Economics II Timothy 1:7 PATRICIA HARVEY Williston, North Dakota Elementary Education Philippians 4:13 SYLVIA SUE HINES Morton, Illinois Elementary Education Romans 8:28 MARY ANN HINKLE Decker, Indiana Elementary Education Romans 8:28 CARL H. HOFINGA Upper Montcloir, New Jersey History Joshua 1 :8, 9 ARVID HORN Flint, Michigan Elementary Education II Corinthians 2:14 DANIEL M. HOWELL Grand Rapids, Michigan Business and Economics II Timothy 2:15 VERNA ISAAC Meade, Arkansas Elementary Education Jeremiah 33:3 RAY ISELY Minneapolis, Minnesota Chemistry I Corinthians 4:16 WILLIAM L. JOHNSON Tipton, Indiana Christian Education Romans 12:1 CHARLOTTE JUSTICE Upland, Indiana Biblical Literature Hebrews 1 1 :6 JOYCE KAUFMANN Orrville, Ohio Elementary Education Proverbs 3:5, 6 PATRICIA KIRKENDALL Kokomo, Indiana Home Economics Romans 8:28 JAY KESLER South Bend, Indiana Religion Jude 1:22 JOS D. KIPFER Grabill, Indiana Speech I Peter 1:18 CONNIE KEUHNLE Gary, Indiana Elementary Education Phllippians 1 :6 STANLEY LEATHERMAN Wakarusa, Indiana History Phllippians 4:13 JOAN LLOYD East Aurora, Nev Zoology Proverbs 3:5, 6 JUDITH ANNE KONDEY Pittsburg, Pennsylvania Elementary Education Psalms 91 MARGOT LEPERE Indianapolis, Indiana Elementary Education Proverbs 3:5, 6 DONALD L. LOVE Upland, Indiana Psychology and Biology Acts 26:16 ELAINE SCHRADER LUCE Mission, Kansas Christian Education I Corinthians 10:31 DANIEL EDWARD McLARIO Detroit, Michigan English Romans 12:1 MILLIE McMURTRY Bainbridge, Indiana Zoology Psalms 37:1-6 VERNETA A. McNEIL Bad Axe, Michigan Home Economics Philippians 3:14 MARY RUTH MASSAR Circle, Montana Elementary Education Psalms 121 :1, 2 DOROTHY H. MILLER Jersey City, New Jersey Elementary Education Philippians 1 :6 JOHN M. MARET Curtis, Nebraska History Isaiah 26:3, 4 RICHARD MESKE Port Hope, Michigan History Hebrews 13:5 DONALD W. MOLINE Brighten, Michigan Biology I Corinthians 5 1 -.53 BRAD MOORE Rapid City, South Dakota Physical Education Revelation 12:11 MARLENE MYERS Arcanum, Ohio Elementary Education John 1:12 VIRGIL F. MYERS Sharpsville, Pennsylvania Secondary Education I John 1:7 ANN NISHIHARA Koloa, Kauai, Hawaii Elementary Education Proverbs 3:5, 6 JOHN ARTHUR PATTISON Gas City, Indiana Sociology Romans 12:1, 2 ROWENA PRICE Evansville, Indiana Elementary Education II Timothy 2:15 KAY LEE OGLESBY Morehead City, North Carolina Elementary Education Proverbs 3 :5, 6 SHIRLEY PLETCHER Columbia City, Indiana Biblical Literature Luke 1:37 VIRGINIA HAMILTON PUGSLEY Anderson, Indiana Elementary Education Psalms 34:3 JOLA DENSLOW ROYER Remus, Michigan Elementary Education Colossians 1:10, 11 DELMAR H. SCHWANKE Mentor, Ohio Chemistry Psalm 27:1 LOIS SEIBEL Lewisburg, Ohio Physical Education Colossians 2:6 RONALD W. SHAW Grabill, Indiana Business Psalm 31:1 CURTIS CLIFFORD SMITH Wabash, Indiana Zoology Romans 12:1 KENNETH STARK Owatonna, Minnesota Physical Education Romans 1:16 TED D. SHISLER Albion, Indiana Physical Education Ephesians 2:8 DE LOIS STOESZ SMITH Mountain Lake, Minnesota Elementary Education Philippians 3:14 JOHN A. STROMAN Pitman, New Jersey Speech Zechariah 4:6 SHIRLEY TEMPLE Vassor, Michigan Elementary Education Jeremiah 33:3 BARBARA THURMAN Marion, Indiana Elementary Education John 3:16 ROBERT W. TILLINGHAST Eastport, New York Physical Education Galatians 2:20 ' ' ' - .♦•% STANLEY TOBIAS Markle, Indiana Biblical Literature Philippians 3:10 LULU TURBIN Merrill, Michigan English Isaiah 26:3 PHILIP VAN WYNEN Holland, Michigan History Romans 1 1 :33 KENNETH L. TOUSLEY DeFord, Michigan Sociology Acts 1:16 RUTH UNKENHOLZ Mandan, North Dakota English II Corinthians 12:9 LAURENCE WARNER Carson City, Michigan Biology Isaiah 41:13 FLORENCE S. WATKINS Marion, Indiana Home Economics II Timothy 1:7 DONA WESTING Grand Rapids, Michigan Elementary Education Romans 8:28 ED WIENS Meade, Kansas Biology and Sec. Education John 3:16 Diplomas are stacked to the left of the Commencement dignitaries On their way out Homecoming float — 2nd place His highness, President Schwanka The Senior gift — a Conn Electric Organ [ Juniors JERRY ALLRED Markle, Indiana GRAYSON ATHA West Liberty, Ohio VERLE BARRETT Dayton, Pennsylvania WALTER BAUDER Ellwood City, Pennsylvania STANLEY BEACH Gagetov n, Michigan ROLAND BERTKA Mansfield, Ohio WILLIAM BOYCOTT Sandwich West, Ontario BEVERLY BROWN Nev Paris, Indiana MARIANNA BRUMBAUGH Upland, Indiana GERALDINE BULLOCK High Point, North Carolina HARRY CANNING Trenton, Nev Jersey CAROLYN CARLSON Jamestov n, New York MARY CAVANAUGH Kalamazoo, Michigan ROBERT COTNER Kendallville, Indiana THEODORE CURTIS Hudsonville, Michigan JOHN CUSTER Hamilton, Pennsylvania DUANE CUTHBERTSON Lincoln Park, Michigan GERTRUDE DAHL Montague, Michigan 68 JAMES DAHL Union Grove, Wisconsin DAWN DAKIN Unionviile, Michigan GWENDOLYN DAVIES Norwolk, California ROBERT DAVIS Garrettsviile, Ohio RICHARD DAY Gas City, Indiana EVALYN DEYO Wabash, Indiana KATHLEEN DILLEY Ashley, Indiana DOROTHY DZAO Djakarata, Indonesia ROSE EASTERDAY Racine, Ohio RUTH EDMUNDS Grand Rapids, Michigan PHYLLIS ENGLE Dayton, Ohio PHYLLIS FAIRFIELD Hinsdale, New York RONALD FASSETT Upland, Indiana CHARLES FRALEY Hollansburg, Ohio ARLENE FREHSE Norway, Michigan PATRICIA GALLAGHER Spring Harbor, Michigan BETTY GANGEL Clayton, Ohio GEORGE GLASS Alexandria, Indiana 69 BETTY GODSEY Norwood, Ohio RALPH GYDE Oak Harbor, Ohio ERMA HABEGGAR Berne, Indiana RUSSELL HAMILTON Cincinnati, Ohio HUBERT HANSEL Mendon, Ohio ARTHUR HANSEN Bloomfield, New Jersey GARRY HATFIELD Elkhart, Indiana MARTIN HESS Gordon, Nebraska JOAN HOFF Mayfield Heights, Ohio RICHARD HOLLIFIELD Dayton, Ohio MARILYN HOLLOWAY Marion, Indiana RHINEHART HOUSAMAN Lincoln Park, Michigan CHARLES HOWLAND Brooklyn, Michigan WALTER HUITEMA Manito, Illinois GEORGE HURST Marion, Indiana MAY IHA Kola, Kauai, Hawaii JOHN JOHNSON Antigo, Wisconsin RUBY JOHNSTON Lynn, Indiana 70 ROBERT JORDAN Forest Junction, Wisconsin PAUL KEENE Flint, Michigan CHRISTINE KEY Ardmore, Oklahoma JUDITH LANGE Quincy, Illinois ELLIS LARSEN Brooklyn, New York ROLF LARSEN Brooklyn, New York GRACE LARSON Scronac, Michigan ELEANOR LAUGHLIN Pataskala, Ohio JANE LEGG Pontiac, Michigan JEAN LEHMAN Geneva, Indiana ORLAN LEHMANN Akron, Ohio THOMAS LOCKWOOD Springfield, Ohio WILLIAM LOEWEN Upland, Indiana JOHN LOUTHAIN Kokomo, Indiana ARLENE LUNDQUIST Chicago, Illinois KENNETH McGARVEY Dearborn, Michigan THOMAS McGRANOR Alexandria, Indiana RUTH MALSON Marion, Indiana 71 MIRIAM MARTIN Holdrege, Nebraska PATRICIA MARTIN Vinton, Iowa JINCHI MATSUDO Maui, T.H. DWIGHT MEIER Kingman, Arizona CAROL MILLER Marion, Indiana PAUL MILLIKAN Lincoln Park, Michigan SHIRLEY MOORE Elkhart, Indiana ANNA NEWHARD Uniondaie, Indiana JANET OHLRICH Akron, Ohio LARRY PAXSON Bryant, Indiana MYRNA PRICE Port Huron, Michigan CORINE PURDY Syracuse, Indiana RUTH RALSTON Clinton, Indiana ALEJANDRO RAMOS Manila, Phillipines SHARLENE RANKIN Port Huron, Michigar ROBERT RAPSON LJpland, In diana HARVEY RECHSTEINER Lombard, Illinois HAROLD RHOADS Delta, Ohio 72 DAVID RICHARDS Pontlac, Michigan NORMA RICHARDS Collingswood, New Jersey LENORE RINGENBERG Butler, Indiana ELTON ROSE Cleveland, Ohio MELVA ROUSSELLE Oklahoma City, Oklahoma WAYNE ROWELL Morton, Illinois GENE RUPP Archbold, Ohio CHARLES SALESKA Milwaukee, Wisconsin PHYLLIS SCHNEIDER Mendon, Michigan BLANCHE SCHWARZWALDER Shreve, Ohio JUDITH SHAFER Muncie, Indiana LARRY SHEETS Louisville, Ohio RUTH SPARKS Garrett, Indiana THOMAS SPEAR Jersey City, New Jersey LUCILLE STERN Mill Hall, Pennsylvania ROLAND SUMNEY Grabill, Indiana BARBARA SUMWALT Hartford City, Indiana MITSUE TAO Honolulu, Hawaii 73 CAROL THOMBS Warren, Ohio DOLORES THOMPSON Williamston, South Carolina IRVIN THOMPSON East Springfield, Pennsylvania JOY TILLINGHAST Eastport, New York DAVID TOWNSEND Upland, Indiana RONALD TRAPP Aurora, Illinois WILMA VANDERBIE Holland, Michigan ELOISE VAN NATTA South Bend, Indiana JANE VANZANT Cleves, Ohio HOV ARD V ATSON Rand, West Virginia JEAN WATSON Haddon Heights, New Jersey PAUL WESTERBERG Yonkers, New York CAROLINE WESTLAKE Sharpsville, Pennsylvania VICTOR WILKINSON U. P., India ALLAN WILSON Columbus, Indiana ROBERT WOLFE Markle, Indiana JO ANN YODER Elkhart, Indiana HARRY YOUNG Oak Harbor, Ohio 74 Junior quartet-contest winners The juniors throwing their weight around The winning homecoming float 75 Sophomores MARILYN ADAMS SHIRLEY BALLINGER WILLIAM BARTOW ROGER BEAVERSON LOIS BEMIS FRITZ BERNSTORFF JANET BERST AUYER BOBBITT DAVID BOWMAN MARILYN BRADSHAW JOHN BROWNSBERGER PATSY BURKHART LOIS BYL ROY CHASE DONALD CLARK JOHN COBB CAROL COYNER STEVE CREUTZ RUTH DILLON WILLIAM DOELL ELIZABETH EGEBERG MARY LOU FASSETT MARILYN FOLLETT CAROL FORD 76 MARLENE FOURA ROBERT FREESE CAROL FRICKE JOYCE GERIG ANN GERMAINE PAUL GOOD SUSANNE GORRELL JOHN GRILE ELAINE GRIT RICHARD GUTHRIE GLADYS HAAKONSEN PHYLLIS HAMILTON ADOLF HANSEN PAUL HARRIS JANET HARTMAN DORIS HEFELFINGER ARLENE HIEBER ARBIN HILL THOMAS HYDAHL HAROLD JACKSON EDWIN JESSIMAN BEVERLY JOHNSON WILMA JORG WILLIAM KENDALL 77 JACK KING JANET KING GEORGE KLOHCK DELIA KOCH ROBERT KREIN SHEILA KUEHNLE SUZANNE KUHN JOHN LANDON DELORES LARSON DONNA LAUTERBACH NANCY LINDGREN DALE LINHART LINDA LOWRY SUE McCUNE PRISCILLA McMAHAN WARREN McQUINN MARY MAYNARD RAYMOND MERZ MARI MIENO GRETCHEN MILLER ANN MONTGOMERY RUTH MOSS CLEO MURDOCH SCOTT NEVILLE 78 SUE NEWHARD MARILYN NURSE SHARON OSBORN HELEN PADRUTT LOIS PAULSON SHARON PERKINS WANDA PITTMAN SETH PROCTOR WILLIAM REICHARDT DARLENE REIMER LORENE REISDORPH LORRAINE RIOUX SYLVIA ROBERTSON SUE ROBINSON WALDO ROTH NANCY ROWLEY RUSSELL RUCH THOMAS RUMNEY GLENN SCHELL KENNETH SCHOLZ BARBARA SCHULTZ GLORIA SHEPARD ROSANNE SHIPPY ROSETTA SINER 79 NAOMI SIPE JANIS SMITH RAYMOND SMITH RONALD SPADE MARJORIE STARKWEATHER RUTH TENNISWOOD LEIF TERDAL LARRY THOMAS LAVONNE TIESZEN ROBERT TROUT ARTHUR TURNER BARBARA UDISKY JERRY ULRICH RONALD VALUTIS JOAN WATSON JUDITH WEBER JOAN WESTBROOK JANET WHITE JANE WICKHAM MARILYN WILLETT MICHAEL WILLIAMS ROBERT WILLIAMS NANCY WITTMAN GERTRUDE ZEILENGA 80 , V " V »A«. I -it Impressive Sohpomores Homecoming Float Sophomores Mix Blazing for 2nd place at Class Day climax 81 Freshmen DAVID ADAMS DONNA AMBURGEY ANNEBELLE AMSTUTZ CLAUDIA AMSTUTZ ELSA ANDERSON NANCY ANDERSON SUE ANDERS DOROTHY ARNESON RUSSELL ATTWATER BETTY AUGUSTINE The rigors of Orientation Week SHELDON BASSETT GARY BAXTER SILAS BEAL ELINORE BELTON LEVON BENYLLY CAROLYN BENNETT RONALD BIBLE KAREN BIHL LAURENCE BLANCHARD DeWAYNt BONTRAGER BETTY BOWERS LINDA BROKAW EDYTHE BROWN DOROTHY BRUNNER MARILYN BUCKLES SHARON BUCKLES RICHARD BURGESS EDGAR BURRITT GUY BURT JOSEPH BYRER WILSON CARRIKER CURTIS CARTER CATHERINE CECIL RICHARD CLARK We accept your welcome. BURDETTE CLINGERMAN ROSALIE CLOSSON BEVERLY COBURN PHILIP COOK LARRY CRABB DAVID DAILEY MARILYN DEARDURFF KENNETH DILL GILBERT DILLEY CONNIE DOLLAR JOHN DUCKV ORTH GAIL ENSOR JEMIMA ENSING RICHARD ERICKSON RALPH EWBANK PAUL FLICKINGER CHARLES FORD DORIS FOSTER JANE FULCHER VERNON GAY DAVID GEHRES CARON GILLIG JEAN GOULD JOYCE GRIESER The pomp of Matriculation Day LORETTA GRUVER JOAN HAALAND RONALD HA CKETT RALPH HAMILTON MARY HENNING HOWARD HILLMAN DALE HOCHSTETTLER CAROL HOEL WILLIAM HOEL RODNEY HOFFMAN ANITA HOWLAND CAROL HOWLAND JANET HUFFMAN SHARON HUFNAGEL ROBERT JACKSON ROBERT LEE JACKSON ROGER JENKINSON SARAH JOINER ANNETTA JOSEPHS PHILLIP JUILLARD MARJORIE KAUFMANN BONNIE KELSEY DAVID KEMP JAMES KING Entry in the Homecoming parade MARILYN KNUDSEN GERTRUDE KREIN DAVID LARSON KATHERINE LAUBER MARIAN LEHMER JOHN LEONARD DAVID LEVEILLE NANCY LIECHTY DAVID McCARTY MICHAEL McCLENNEN LORAN McKINLEY EUGENE MARR SOPHIA MARSHALL EVELYN MARTIN LOIS MARTIN ROBERT MASTERS HOWARD MATHISEN MARGARET MATTHEWS GREG MAURER PAUL MEIER DONALD MELTON NAOMI METZGER VERA MOLLER ARTHUR NORRIS Who put the books in the tree? NANNET TE OAKES PATRICIA OREM JAMES OREN JANET ORNE GLORIA PALACIO CECILIA PARCHMENT DARREL PARRIS MINNIE PATTON RUSSELL PAULSON EVELYN PEARSON GORDON POLSGROVE JUDITH PRICE ORIS REECE FREDA RIDDLE MARY lOU RIGGLE DEXTER ROHM CLARENCE ROSS EDWARD RUSSELL WAYNE SAMSON CHARLEEN SCHMELTZER DOUGLAS SCHNEIDER JANET SCHNEIDER ROBERT SCHOOLEY DAVID SCUDDER The penalty of not knowing the Alma Mater RUTH SHIVELY ALIEN SHORT LARRY SHORT RICHARD SHUPE MAXINE SMITH NANCY SMITH RONALD SPADE PAUL SPARKS BENJAMIN SPRUNGER DONNA STEINER DALE STORRER MICHAEL SZABO JACK TAPY MARTA TAYLOR DONALD THOMPSON JOAN TIBBETT DONALD TOLAND ANDREW TROTOGOT LOIS VAN METER JOSEPH WAGNER DAVID WALKER GERALD WALKER MARION WARD ELAINE WARNER Yo ho, heave ho, Frosh! LARRY WEAVER NANCY WETTER CAROL WHARTON PATRICIA WILBURN MARLENE WILCOX SALLY WILHELM DALE WILLIAMS PAUL WILLIAMS JERRY WILLMAN ROGER WINN WILLIAM WORTH MARILYN YERKS DEVON YODER DARLENE YOUNG DALE ZELL Second Semester and Special Students GAIL AKERLOW — transfer freshman IRENE BARRETT — transfer sophomore HAROLD BEAL — freshman JOSEPH CROUSE — special student DANIEL FREEMAN — freshman JERALD HICE — transfer freshman CHARLES HILL — freshman LOWELL HUNSBERGER — special student 89 PHILLIP INGERHAM — transfer freshman MARIAN KENDALL — special student CALISTA LINN — returning sophomore DORIS McBRIDE — returning junior JOSEPH MclNTOSH — special student J. R. REECE — special student EVELYN RHOADS — special student RUTH SKAADEN — transfer sophomore FAITH SPRINGER — transfer sophomore JAMES TERRELL — freshman BERNARD TUCKER — freshman MARLEA WHITTON — freshman « 92 Honor Societies Student Government Spiritual Life Fine Arts Junior-Senior Banquet Commencement Publications Divisional Clubs Men ' s Athletics Women ' s Athletics TAYLOR--the life 93 who ' s Who In American MARTHA BAILEY, probably best remembered as a ' 57 Youth Conference Co-chairman and a Trojane, is a five year missionary student. Marty ' s versatility has been an asset to many of the cam- pus organizations. She has delved into student government and is a four year veteran of the Trojanes. Ambassadors and Holiness League have utilized her leadership abilities, and she has par- ticipated on several gospel teams. JANET BENNING ' S physical education major is very apparent v hen one checks into her activities. She has served this year as Trojane co-captain, as president of WRA, and as a member of the Social Activities and Recreational commitee. Previous Youth Conference v ork as an altar worker and discussion group leader culminated in the tremendous task of accomodations co-chairman this year. MIRIAM CULP ' S activity schedule attests that she is not as quiet as she appears. She has served as a dorm counselor, as past president of the English Club, and past literary editor of the GEM, as sec- retary of the Hoiines League and the senior class, and as discussion group co-chairman for Youth Conference. This year Miriam is an English major and is planning service on the mission field. 94 Colleges and Universities Mr. Student Government is the title that might best fit RAYMOND ISLEY for his work on re- organizing and revitalizing Taylor student govern- ment. Ray has initiated and pushed many nev facets of student government for the advancement of the University. He served as Student Body Pres- ident and president of Symposium Dialecticum. Ray is majoring in chemistry and minoring in history and modern languages to prepare for medical school and eventually the foreign mission field. NANCY DE LAY v ho has majored in home eco- nomics and English, is planning for a future in missionary work. Nancy ' s offices have included sec- retary of the class and president of Chi Sigma Phi. She worked on the 1957 Youth Conference staff serving as art co-chairman and hostess. This year Nancy was a member of Symposium Dialecticum. ROBERT GILKISON will be remembered for his political activities while he was here at Taylor. As preparation either for teaching in Christian higher educaton or for entering politics and public service, Bob has majored in history and minored in eco- nomics, political science and sociology. His campus activities include being vice-president of Symposium Dialecticum, associate editor of the Echo, treasurer of the National Student Association co-ordinator of the Student Council, and president of the Polit- ical Science Club. 95 Who ' s Who Biblical Literature, English and history are the subject combinations that have prepared CHAR- LOTTE JUSTICE for her work in Christian education. Charlotte has held many campus offices including president of the English Club and secretary of Sym- posium Dialecticum. She has also contributed to both of the campus publications, to the ECHO as feature editor, and to the GEM as a literary writer. Charlotte has served on the Student-Faculty Chapel Committee in addition to her many other activities. DE LOIS SMITH is an elementary education major and the wife of a prospective missionary. She was the chairman of the 1956 Junior-Senior Banquet, program chairman for Chi Sigma Phi, a dormitory counselor, recording secretary for F.T.A., and sec- retary of accommodations for the 1955 Youth Con- ference. Manifestations of campus life prominently as- sociated with RUTH UNKENHOLZ are student gov- ernment, English classes, and superior grades. Teaching and being a minister ' s wife loom in the offing for Ruth. Her college experiences, which in- cludes a home economics minor, has encompassed work as an orientation leader, service as news editor and associate editor of the ECHO, member- ship in the acapella choir, representation of her class on the Student Council, and leadership as prayer co-chairman for the 1955 Youth Conference. 96 First row; left to rigtit, Sarah Greiner, Virginia Pugsley, Mary Massar, Joyce Kaufman Second row: Ruth Unlcenholz, Robert Gilicison, Joan Chapin, Janet Benning. Raymond Isley, absent Chi Alpha Omega This senior honor society was founded in 1953 to encourage and reward high scholarship. In Revelations 22:13, Jesus said, " I am Alpha and Omega, the beginning and the end, the first and the last. " Thus the three Greek letters Chi, Alpha and Omega were chosen to signify Christ, first and last. The members are chosen by the president of the University, the president of the Student Council, and the Administrative Committee of the society. No more than ten percent of the graduating class can be elected in one year, and the candi- dates must meet the scholastic qualifications necessary to graduate " cum laude. " The purpose of the society, as set forth in the constitution is " to recognize and foster high scholarship dedicated to Christian purposes and exemplified in Christian leadership and character. " Elected to Chi Alpha Omega this year were: Janet Benning, Joan Chapin, Robert Gilkison, Sarah Greiner, Raymond Isley, Joyce Kauffman, Mary Massar, Virginia Pugsley, and Ruth Unkenholz. Dr. Burt W. Ayres was inducted as an honorary member. 97 Student Council Seated: Joan Tibbett, Betty Godsey, Dean William Green, President Raymond Isely, Ruth Unkenholz, Miriam Martin, Marlene Foura. Standing: Martin Hess, Thom Hyldahl, Waldo Roth, Eugene Marr. Presenting unique social events, estab- lishing better parlor hours, initiating an honor system, and promoting inter-class competition represent a few of the strides the 1956-57 Student Council has made. Student Body President Raymond Isely :x This page sponsored by Your Student Council. 98 JM M BM Ar _ 1 ■; ,....... 9h ' ) ' ' t -- Roger Winn escorts Priscilla McMahan through the arch on their way to the Student-Faculty Reception The Student-Faculty Reception is the first social event of the year. The tense moments waiting for that surprise date or entertaining moments meeting those new professors . . . this is the Student-Faculty Reception. Freshman Sally Wilhelm, kissing the foot of " King " Ron Valutis at the freshman initicrtion ceremonies. This page sponsored by Your Student Council. 99 Matriculation address by Dr. John Vayhinger. Bishop Taylor ' s walking stick is used to lead the procession. Matriculation Day in October brought Dr. John Vayhinger, a grandson of one of our college presidents. His message, with an up-to-date psychological ap- proach, urged Taylor to renew faith in a great God. Re-united after the division of a successful Class Day. f SS «SiP W3? " S« ' . — " " - " — ar — 1 1 iff; iki k l- 1 " ' Hi r i ' ' f ■ ' 1 P ' • 100 This page sponsored by Your Student Council. Student Judiciary Seated: Sharon Hufnagel, court recorder, Marilyn Bradshaw, Charlotte Justice Standing: Gene Rupp, Harvey Rechsteiner, James Key. Inter-Class Council Seated: Lois Martin, Miriam Martin, Nancy Crimbolo Standing: Del Schwanke, Ray Isely, Duone Cuthbertson, Wayne Sampson This page sponsored by Your Student Council. 101 Front row: left to right; Delmer Schwanke, president, Nancy Delay, Jay Kesler, Janet Benning Second row: Richard Cesler, Kenneth Stark, Edward Dodge, Donald Odie, sponsor. " Conquerors Thru Christ " As the last year of college approaches and the senior class becomes even more to everyone through its campus contributions, the class officers are particularly in the limelight. The entire campus looks to the seniors for leadership and for the knowledge and experience of " the elders. " The class this year added much to the evidences of maturity on our campus. They sponsored the dedication and the premier of the movie " Venture for Victory " ; they enacted the mystery " The Night Is My Enemy, " and they were the guests of honor on Move-Up Day. The senior class officers selected a committee to formulate the class will and the junior class scrap- book for the Move-up celebration. The campus was noticeably quiet without the class when they pulled their annual " Skip Day. " 102 " Christ Our Guide " The most important function of the Junior Class is the annual Junior-Senior Banquet. The banquet this year, held at Hillsdale Country Club, in Indianapolis, Indiana, was bigger and better than ever. The class of 1958 has the ability to do all things well. This was seen in their Class Day victory and their victory in the Home- coming float contest. Their efforts to raise finances for the Junior-Senior Banquet included: presentation of " A Night for Shudders " and sponsorship of the Four Alarmers Quartet, the Barbershop Quartet Contest, and the County Fair Queen Contest. Seated: left to right; Jane Vanzant, Rolf Larsen, Duane Cuthbertson, president. Standing: Irvin Thompson, Jane Legg, Charles Fraley, Arlene Frehse, Arlene Lundqulst, Calvin Fleser, sponsor. 103 " Blazers for Christ " At the end of their first year at Taylor, the freshmen elect the officers who will lead their sophomore class during the following year. Their primary task is to promote a feeling of unity and to start planning for the Junior-Senior Banquet. Led by President Ron Valutis the sophomores had a very busy social calendar this year with two exchange parties with Marion College highlighting the season. At Christmas the class organized and presented a Christmas party for the children of the Grant County Orphans ' Home. Sealed: left to right; Ronald Valutis, president, Carol Fricke, Helen Padrutt, Judith V eber, Earl Craven, sponsor, James Key, Adolf Hansen Standing: Dale Linhart 104 Foregro ' jnd: Wayne Sampson: president. Seated: left to right, Janet Schneider, Carol Wharton, Rosalie Ciosson, Betty Bowers, Larry Crabb Standing: Paul Barkman, sponsor. " Soldiers of the Cross ' The freshman class officers are confronted with the problems of leading their neophyte classmates, signified by their green beanies, through their first year of college. These underclassmen, led by Wayne Sampson, are anything but underdogs, having placed second in the Class Day activities and boasting an attendant in both the Homecoming Queen ' s Court and the court of the County Fair Queen. Possessing much potential, the class of 1960 is destined to shine in the years to come. 105 Seated: Cleo Murdoch, Ruth Unkenholz, Dorothy Miller, Betty Egeberg, Patricia Martin, Carol Coyner. Standing: Ronald Valutis, Jay Kesler, Duane Cuthbertson, Martin Hess, Robert Cotner, Eloise VanNatta. Orientation Leaders This organization of upperclassmen is de- signed to orient the starry-eyed new freshmen on various phases of college life and to famil- iarize them with the college community. While this system helps the freshmen with problems, such as how to study and how to react to various situations, it also gives the leaders much valuable experience in leadership and counsel- ing work, which runs parallel to the required " Principles of Leadership " course. During Orientation Week the freshmen and transfer students are tested, shown films concerning college life, and introduced to the faculty, de- partments, activities, and clubs on our campus. Martin Hess counseling with Faculty advisor, Dr. Green 106 Left fo right: Miriam Martin, President Patricio Martin, Joan Lloyd, Cleo Murdocti, Blanche Burwell, Mrs. Mildred Wadsworth, Dona Westing. Not pictured: Miriam Culp. Maghee-Campbell Council Maintaining quiet halls, counseling those with problems, and administering penalties for the broken regulations are but a few of the responsi- bilities of the dormitory counselors. The counsel- ing system includes two upperclass students from each floor to assist the underclassmen. Under o new system, initiated in 1956, the counselors ere granted service scholarships for their work. Wisconsin Council Standing: President Robert Jordan, Ronald Volutis, Russell Hamilton, Duane Cuthberthson, Martin Hess, Cliorles Fraley, Rev. Everett Craven Seated: William Bartow - ■ - ' r i ' . i H |F ; fV H m n Hi li H H [ ■1 1 Standing on stairway: Miss Roberta Kessler, Carol Wharton, Joan Hooland, Lois Martin, Janet Orne, Ruth Ann Shively. In front: Maxine Smith. Swallow Robin Council These girls rule the roost at the " bird house. " Maintaining a quiet dormitory and meting out punishment for those who do not conform to the rules and regulations are the primary functions of this cabinet. The leadership for the weekly dormitory prayer meetings is also a part of the responsibility entrusted to these girls. They journeyed to Goshen College with the counsellors of Magee-Campbell Dormitory and learned many new and valuable ideas in this ex- change project. Trailer Court Council The trailer park council maintains communication with the administration and enforces the few rules governing the married students ' housing. Left to right: Hubert Hansel, Edwin Wiens, William Kendall. Public Relations Committee The Public Relations Committee correlates and coordinates all college public relations and helps supervise and establish student publication policies, it also operates in the arrangement of special conventions and the guidance of off - campus groups desiring the use of campus facilities. Seated: V ilbur Cleveland. Standing: Daiton Van Valkenburg, Rev. Harold Camp, Paul Barkman. Religious Services Committee All religious activities on campus are under the supervision of the Religious Services Committee. A student-faculty committee, this group has the task of selecting and securing speakers for the chapel hours, missionary conference, and revivals. It also has jurisdiction over the many gospel teams v hich travel out from the campus. Students desiring to work in Bible clubs and Youth for Christ work are subject to approval by this committee. Seated: Dean Milo Rediger, Professor Vida Wood, Dr. Paul Wood, President Evan H. Bergwall, Professor Fred Luthy. Standing: Russell Hamilton, Eloise VanNatta, Dean William D. Green. Seated: Professor George Ray, Patricia Martin, Coach Don Odie. Standing: Richard Cesler, George Glass. Seated: Dr. Hazel Butz, Sharon Perkins. Standing: Mr. Jack Patton, Dr. Albert Schroer, Robert Gilki- son, Mr. Donald Martin. Athletic Committee Members of the Athletic Committee are primarily concerned with the policies that govern the Uni- versity ' s participation in intercollegiate athletics. Athletic policies are operated within a frame-work constructed in accordance with the policies of the North Central Association and the constitutional provisions of the Hoosier Conference. Fine Arts Committee The responsibilities of the Fine Arts Com- mittee include the planning of the Fine Arts series and cooperation with the Public Relations Office in advertising the series. This year ' s programs in- clude the Don Cossacks Chorus and Pruth Mc- Farland. Social Activities and Recreation Committee Social and recreational activities for the student body and the faculty are planned and supervised by this committee. It promotes opportunities for life-sharing experiences in a very significant area of the total educational program. Student Personnel Services Committee Matters bearing upon any aspect of student life are studied by this committee and recommenda- tions on policies are made to the president, the Administrative Council, the Student Council, or the entire faculty. It also serves as a court of last re- sort for the interpretation and administration of such policies. Robert Jordan, Janet Benning, Coach Vv ' inston Smith Seated: Sue Newhord, Dr. Hildreth Cross, Dr. Paul Wood, Mrs. Mildred V adsworth. Standing: Dole Linhart, Martin Hess, Dean Milo Rediger, Dean William Green, Rev. Everett Craven. Fall Religious Emphasis Week A familiar parlor counseling session Dr. Bob Smith, of Bethel College, directed us in our spiritual inventory during fall revival v eek. Utilizing a personal-type ministry and informal question and answer periods. Dr. Bob aided in solving many problems and conflicts perplexing members of the student body. Dr. Bob Smith Bethal College, St. Paul, Minnesota 112 Spring Religious Emphasis Week The spring revival, led by Dr. James A. De- Weerd, pastor of Cadle Tabernacle, v as a mountain-top experience for the entire Taylor family. Dr. DeWeerd used an altar ministry to help the students search their hearts and honestly look at themselves for the answers to their spiritual problems. There were many decisions made in the services, and the fires of revival also flamed in the after services in the dormitory. Dr. James A. DeWeerd Cadle Tabernacle, Indianapolis, Indiana Searching hearts find friendly counsel at the altar 113 Ambassadors For Christ Left to right: Harry Young, Ann Germaine, Professor Meredith Haines, Dolores Thompson, Kenneth McGarvey, Dorothy Miller, Kenn Gcngel Ambassadors is a campus organization that endeavors to foster the mis- sionary emphasis at Taylor. During the school year Ambassadors sponsors the Missionary Conference and missionary speakers for various religious programs. Whether the weekly meeting is a special program or a meeting of prayer, the presence of the Holy Spirit is found in this organization based on 11 Cornthians 5:20, " Nov then v e are ambassadors for Christ . . . " 114 Student evangelist K e n n Gangel preaches the missionary message. Senior missionaries-to-be monies at the last meeting. give testi 115 A Left to right: John Louthaln, Doris Hefelfinger, Ralph Gyde, Charles Fraley, Professor Gordon Krueger, Geraldine Bullock, Kenn Gangel " Holiness Unto the Lord " The Holiness League meets weekly for the study of the Bible from the stand- point of deeper Christian experiences. It offers great spiritual help to all who par- ticipate. It is one of several organizations which help to maintain the high Christian standards of Taylor Unversity. 116 Ron Bible leads the singing of hymn three hundred ninety-nine Devotional message to Holiness League by president Charles Fraley. EOLIRESSir Missionary Conference - — Challenge From The Lord Chorister Kenn Gangel leads AAissionary Conference singing. A striking challenge, " Even So, Send I You, " from the lips of our Saviour to every one who has been redeemed by His blood v as the theme of this year ' s Missionary Conference. Many students dedicated their lives to the missionary cause of spreading the gospel to every creature. Impromptu religion class lecturer. Left to right: Harry Young, Ann Germoine, Professor Meredith Haines, Dolores Thompson, Kenn Gangel, Dorothy Miller, Kenneth McGarvey Rev. Dick Hillis - Orient Crusades Soul-stirring music by the conference chorus. Youth Conference — 1957 Martha Bailey Student mission- ary, athlete, and campus leader, M a r t,y was a natural for co- chairman. Jay Kesler Student evangel- ist and spiritual leader. Jay, too, was a natural for conference co - chairman. Souls are bared to the Lord during the invitation. Youth Conference is a period of work and spiritual blessing. Registration, bellhopping, hostessing, ushering, feeding, and meeting people are all a part of Youth Conference. The most important port, though, is the joy of seeing others find the Lord as their personal Saviour. Dr. Bob Cook, Evangelist Rev. G. Christian Weiss, Missionary 120 Youth Conference Cabinet Row one: Nancy Delay, Sylvia Nines, Miriam Culp, Ruth Ralston, Professor Vida Wood, Janet Benning, Sue Newhord, Professor Fred Luthy, Cleo Murdoch, Eloise VanNatta Row two: Adolf Hansen, Curtis Smith, Brad Moore, Charles Froley, George Glass, Dole Linhart, Roger Beaverson, Robert Jordan, Gene Rupp, William Bartow, Kenn Gangel, Orion Lehmann 121 The mattress brigade Bellhop, step lively, there ' s more coming Portraits of There will only be eight in your room. Chow assembly line . . . forty-six per minute 122 Numbers game . . . find your discussion group leaders. A Picturesque Weekend Decisions for eternity Always room for just one more 123 A testimony for the Lord and a burden for the lost are all of the talents needed to participate on a gospel team. These student volunteers have a gospel-spreading ministry that covers a one hundred mile radius from the Taylor campus. Seated: Joyce Moore. Standing: Miriam Gulp, Nancy Delay, Martha Bailey Winning Teams for Christ Standing: Gladys Haakonsen, Lulu Turbin, Wilmo Jorg Seated: Verna Issac 124 DeWayne Bontrager, Paul Williams, Ed Jessiman, Rodney Hoffman Evalyn Deyo, Ellen Haakonsen, Larry Sheets, Jean Lehman, Patricia Martin Alejandro Ramos, May Iha, Judy Weber, Stan Tobias 125 SeaJed: Gilbert Dilley, Dolores Thompson, Elaine Schroder, Russell Hamilton, Delores Larson, Joseph Wagner Standing: Dr. Paul Wood, Anno Newhord, John Louthain, Blanche Burwell, Horry Young Personal Evangelism . . . Saved to Serve An on campus street-meeting Homecoming display 126 Student Pastors The labors of the student pastors often go unnoticed by those in the college world. Preparing sermons, personal counseling, and evangelistic services are just a few of the responsibilities as- sociated with these students. Most of the young men are neophyte ministers with their seminary work still in the future. " . . . let no man put asunder. " Student pastor serving the Lord. First row: Stanley Beach, Donald Love, Thomas McGranor, Jay Kesler, John Pattison Second row: William Kendall, William Johnson, Paul Millikan Third row: Philip VanWynen, Richard Cesler, William Thompson, Edwin Wiens, Jack Stroman, Robert Cotner. 127 A Capella Choir First row: M. Culp, R. Tenniswood, J. Gerig, W. Jorg, J. Weber, C. Coyner, A. Frehse, J. Tibbetf, D. Reimer, C. GillJg. Second row: B. Coburn, D. Brunner, B. Godsey, N. Rowley, G. Haakonsen, A. Newhard, N. Wetter, I. Habeggar, C. Hoel P. Harvey Third row: R. Hoffman R. L. Jaclcson, L. Blanchard, H. Watson, R. Clarl , J. Johnson, J. Duclcworth, H. Jackson, D. Parris Fourth row: P. Williams, D. McCarfy, M. Hess, E. Rose, D. Rohm, R. Winn, S. Beal, D. Schneider, R. Beaverson This year the forty-voiced A Capella choir under the direction of Doctor Albert Schroer greatly enriched the campus musical programs and Youth Conference. Their six day tour between semesters took them through Indiana, Ohio, and Michigan. Director Albert W. Schroer 128 Leisure hours on choir tour Musical contribution to Youth Conference The Christmas presentation of Handel ' s " Messiah " II PiT 2 KTfr n ' ' ii «» Seated: M. Kaufmann, W. Pittman, B. Bowers, S. Wilhelm, J. Huffman, P. Wilburn, S. Hufnagel, D. Hefelfinger, N. Laberdy Standing: M. Wilcox, M. Yerks, E. Brown, R. Bible, W. Doell, R. Spade, P. Juillard, J. Watson, S. Andrews, Professor Burton Malile Chapel Choir The chapel choir, with joyful anthems and reverent responses, adds much to the atmosphere of the chapel hour three periods a week. Because of a lack of personnel, both the A Capella and chapel choirs were combined and then split to form two alternating chapel choirs. Director Burton P. Mahle 130 First row: R. Shaw, R. Sumney, B. Tucker, G. Schell. Second row: D. Schwanke, K. McGarvey, R. Hackett, C. Smith. Third row: H. Jackson, J. Johnson, R. Beaverson, A. Hansen. Fourth row: K. Gangel, T. Rumney, P. VanWynen, R. isely, W. Bartow Men ' s Chorus Snappy gait and rich voices characterize this select group of male singers. Special music for campus activities and conferences is their contri- bution to campus life. Varsity Quartet During their summer tour these singing evangel- ists will carry the gospel by word and song to fifteen states. Left to right: Glenn Schell, Adolf Hansen, Roger Beaverson, Tom Rumney. 131 Concert tenor — Pruth McFarlin Special Music — Fine Arts Series The Fine Arts Series this year brought some outstanding entertainment to Taylor ' s campus. The highlight of the season was Se rge Jaroff and his inter- nationally famous Don Cossacks Chorus of singers and dancers. The words of the songs were all in Russian, but the music was universal. The Christmas presentation of Handel ' s beloved " Messiah " 132 The internationally famous Don Cossacks Chorus Music department recital Detroit ' s Voice of Christian Youth Quartet Action from The Forgotten Man Dwight Meier is helped up in A Night for Shudders. The Trojan Players The Trojan Players is the dramatics organiza- tion of Taylor University and the cure for those students suffering from the malady known as " stage-struck-itis. " Behind the glitter, the costumes, and the stage designs is the ever-competent guiding hand of the Trojan Players. This year the Players produced seven plays; these were: Release, The Forgotten Man, Androcles and the Lion, The Christmas Carol, School for Scandal, Our Town, and The Neighbors. The group also assisted in the production of the junior play, A Night for Shudders, and the senior play, The Night Is My Enemy. Stirring scene from Androcles and the Lion Dave Kemp plays Scrooge in Charles Dickens ' Christmas Carol mw A heated discussion from School for Scandal Ron is " all wrapped up " over Rosalie in The Neighbors. Barb Anders and John Ehresman in The Night Is My Enemy. 135 Banquet site — Highland Country Club, Indianapolis The Junior-Senior Banquet The table of presidents 136 Chalk artistry at the Banquet Main entrance of Highland Country Club " Symphony in Silver " The biggest social event of the school year is the annual Junior-Senior Banquet, planned and financed by the junior class in honor of the senior class. With the theme " Symphony in Silver, " this year ' s banquet occurred at the Highland Country Club in Indianapolis. The beautiful gowns of the girls and the white dinner jackets of the men are indicative of the formality of this occasion. Car loading time on campus 137 The Grand Finale Commencement week is a week of mixed emo- tions, on this or any other college campus. Many of the graduating seniors heave a big sigh of re- lief upon the conclusion of four years in an insti- tution of higher learning, while fear of the wide, wide world grips the hearts of many others. The last notes of " Pomp and Circumstance " brings tears to many eyes, but the Lord smiles to see so many young people going out in His service. President Bergwall bestows an honorary Dr. of Divinity Degree on John Shilling 138 The recession of the faculty and of the " graduated " seniors CommencemerBt Week Lt. Gen. William K. Harrison speaking on " The Choice " Now it ' s Dorothy AAiller, alumna. 139 After the new editor and the core of the staff are selected in the spring, work begins on the next year ' s annual. The photographers take pictures, pictures, and more pictures of everything connected with Taylor life. Sixteen staff members have worked long and hard hours writing copy, design- ing the cover and the interior, compiling the index, and sell ing advertising in an effort to complete an outstanding yearbook. Vernon Gay, Mike Szabo, photographers " Miracles, we do right away . . . The impossible takes a little longer. ' The Taylor University Yearbook Left to right: Rosanne Shippy, Miriam Martin, Vernon Gay, Lois Martin, Nancy Cimbolo, Irvrn Thompson, Robert Jackson, Marlene Wilcox, Charlotte Justice, Stanley Beach, Dona Westing, Ronald Trapp, William Doell 140 Our tireless proof-readers: Morjorie Stark- weather, Prof. Mildred Stratton The Gem for ' 57 The Staff Editor Robert Cotner Associate Editor Dona Westing Business Manager irvin Thompson Business Assistant Ronald Bible Art Editor Stanley Beach Art Assistant Christine Key Literary Editor William Doell Literary Writers Miriam Martin Lois Martin Charlotte Justice Rosanne Shippy Marlene Wilcox Chief Photographer Vernon Gay Photographer Mike Szabo Photographer Ron Trapp Typing Editor Nancy Cimbalo Advisor Professor Paul Barkman The advisor and the editor checking details. 141 The Echo — The Student Newspaper Echoing through the decades, Taylor ' s student- published newspaper reports the chapters of campus life to alumni, students, administration, and other constituents. Bi-monthly the staff mem- bers ferret-out, organize, write, and headline main events — all a part of reporting and make- up. Punctuating the Echo pages are dashes of humor and periods of pathos. The pressman ' s cry of " roll ' em " is music to the editor ' s ears on pub- lication day. Editor David Paris Associate Editor Miriam Martin Foreground: Editor David Paris Seated: Advisor, Doiton VanVali enberg; Copy Editor, Lois Bemis; Associate Editor, Miriam Martin; Peature Editor, Ctiariotte Justice; Business Manager, Carl Hoflga; News Editor, Janet White; Sports Editor, William Doell. 142 Foreground: Associate Editor, Bill Doeli; Editor, Miriam Martin Seated: News Editor, Sharon Hufnagel; Feature Editor, Charlotte Justice; Copy Editor, Lois Bemis; Girls ' Sports Editor, Pat Martin Standing: Photograph Editor, Vernon Guy; Sports Editor, Wally Roth Not pictured: Business Manager, Harvey Rechsteiner; Circulation Manager, Eugene Storm Second Semester Echo Staff Make-up staff: W. Roth, W. Doell, M. Martin, L. Bemis, S. Hufnagel, L. Martin Elinore Belton, Gene Storm, Lynda Lowry, Annabelle Amstutz 143 Left to right: Ruth Edmonds, Morjorie Starkweottier, Professor Mildred Stratton, Arlene Lundquist, Lulu Turbin English Club This divisional club of English majors works to develop improvement in the usage of the English language and an appreciation for English literature. Future Teachers of America This club ' s chief objective is to provide or- ganized and supplementary activities for the stu- dents of the Education, Psychology, and Physical Education departments. The only state and na- tionally recognized organization on campus, FTA is geared for those teachers of tomorrov . Seated: Professor Maude Felter, Professor Jennie Andrews Standing: Joyce Kaufmonn, Marlene Myers, Robert Wolfe, Janet Benning, Sylvia Mines Seated: Mrs. Burton Mahle, Joan Lloyd, Cleo Murdoch, Joyce Kaufmann Standing: Shirley Fletcher, Gwendolyn Davies, Patricio Martin Gamma Delta Beta This girls ' cultural society seeks to promote grace, devotion, and beauty as ideals for a Christian girl. Chi Sigma Piii The purpose of Chi Sigma Phi is to point out Home Economics to students and show the im- portance of it as a major field. Also it acquaints club members with their future profession by broadening their knowledge and interest in the field. Seated: Morgot Lepere, Nancy Delay, Mary Davies, Roberta Kelly Standing: Vernetc McNeil 145 Seated: Miss Carol Schmidt. Standing: Wilma Jorg, Jean Watson, Ruth Tenniswood. Music Club This club provides opportunities for stu- dents in music to acquire a large " listening repertoire " of standard compositions in piano, organ, vocal, and instrumental lit- erature. Symposium Dialecticum in its second year, this humanities discus- sion group has contributed much to the in- tellectual advancement of Taylor University. Those invited to membership must have at least a 2.0 average. Seated: Charlotte Justice, Raymond Isely Standing: Dr. Paton Yoder, Professor Paul Pixler v_. J " .pM mil Sit t •» t » « 111 I « • i • ,, t standing: Ann Montgomery, Evalyn Deyo, Don Moline, Bob Wolfe, Miss Elizabeth Poe, Gene Rupp, Bill Boycott, Judy Shofer Kneeling: Delia Koch. Science Club Social Science Club This club is primarily intended to widen the view of those majoring in the several fields of science. Stimulation of campus interest in current affairs and provision of the opportunity for all majors and minors in the social sciences to discuss subjects vitally related to their fields of major interest are function of the Social Science Club. Seated: President Robert Gilkison. Standing: Dr. Paton Yoder, Barbara Anders, Duane Cuthbertson, Seth Proctor Football TU OPPONENTS 14 Bluff ton 18 Franklin 21 40 Earlham 6 6 Anderson 21 20 Hanover 36 20 Navy Pier 6 6 Ind. Central 7 18 Defiance 14 6 Manchester 33 130 Totals 162 Hillman, g Jessiman, g 148 The top brass: Coach Earl Craven, Coach Cal Fleser, Coach Winston Smith, Coach Walt Chernenko Spirit reigned champion as the chastened Trojan crew suffered a disheatening 3-6 season record. The return of Dick Cesler at center bolstered up the middle of the line, but the new additions to the backfield did little to best last year ' s 2-6 record. Johnson, g Jordan, t Julliard, t Keene, e Key, hb Key, e Kimes, qb King, c Lantz, hb Lockwood, qb 149 The reinforcements are ready and rarin ' to go. Matsudo, hb Perkins, hb Reichardt, e Rohm, t Sumney, hb Thompson, hb 150 ,Jt r ' Freshman Si Perkins and Ron Hackett were the objects of great expectations, but injuries side- lined Hackett for most of the season, and the in- ability to break away hampered Perkins. The Trojans suffered two defeats at the hands of Bluffton and Franklin before they gained mo- mentum enough to roll over Earlham 40-6. Manager Arthur Hansen First row: C. Ford, H. Hillmon, P. Juillard, A. Trologot, J. King, D. Rohm, R. Attwoter, S. Perkins, D. Adams, S. Bassetf, D. Storrer, R. Chase Second row: J. Lantz, C. Kimes, J. Key, G. Schell, R. Hackett, John Key, R. Cesler, D. Royer, W. Roth, E. Jessimon, R. Farley, T. Spear, J. Matsudo. Third row: A Hansen, R. Sumney, I. Thompson, H. Hansel, J. Johnson, R. Jordan, W. Reichardt, R. Davis, T. Curtis, R. Hamilton, W. Bouder, T. Lockwood, P. Keene, S. Beach. 151 t Coach Craven watches for flaws in spring drills If the spirit exhibited in spring drills continues to run rampant and the Trojans can keep off the injury trail, the HCC will hove a tough Taylor team to reckon with. Graduation has certainly taken its toll, and all the talk in the world won ' t lessen the task of filling the shoes of tri-captains Dan Royer, Dick Cesler, and John Key. Grunts and groans as muscles and reflexes regain keennes. Charlie Kimes blasts thru the center Ya gotta grab a bull by the horns! The Big Three — Captains John Key, Dick Cesler, and Dan Royer Perkins scoots around left end for 15 yards. Earlham stopped short of a first down. 4j n »4»- - ■ , They ' re coming, head for the hilb. Stopped at the line of scrimmage 155 Naomi Metzger, Lorrie Rioux, and Barb Anders lead the Homecoming caravan. Homecoming, October 27, 1956 I crown thee Queen Dorothy. Shouts of re cognition from the alumni, yellow mums, the inter-class float competition, decorated goalposts, the traditional parade, and the coro- nation of the queen are all a part of the Home- coming festivities. Whether the result of the game brings smiles of victory or frowns of defeat each and every Homecoming Day is a day to remember. The Royal Court watches the game. Our Homecoming Queen — Miss Dorothy Miller Left to right: Oris Reece, Dave Townsend, Ben Sprunger, Jack King, Ray Smith, Ken Stark, George Glass, Dave Leveille, Roger Jenkinson, Jerry Allred, Ted Shisler, Coach Don Odie. Basketball TU OPPONENT 87 Huntington 75 76 Spring Arbor 64 73 Goshen 75 01 Indiana Tech 72 88 Wheaton 105 78 Manchester 73 56 Tri-State 44 58 Indiana Central 79 70 Franklin 64 65 SW Louisiana 84 72 SE Louisiana 87 76 Philander Smith 80 69 Cedarville 63 70 Anderson 90 76 Manchester 58 95 Hanover 83 77 Central State 80 81 Calvin College 73 84 Earlham 90 98 Indiana Central 88 73 Franklin 67 57 Anderson 101 59 Hanover 66 99 Earlham 89 Though the Trojans were destined for the HCC basement in the pre-season predictions, Coach Don OdIe used teamwork as the key to a 13-11 overall season record. Speed and aggressiveness made up for a lack of height, and these qualities won ball games. The 98-88 upset over league- leading Indiana Central was the highlight of the year ' s play. A flaw in teamwork distresses OdIe in Earlham game. An easy one-hander by the " Chief " ■- ' I Little, 5 ' 8 " , Oris Reece led the assault on the backboard from the field with a brestling .461 field goal percentage. Jack King was the top man in the scoring column with a 14.1 average for the twenty-four game schedule. The first five men all averaged oven ten markers per game. Senior co- captains Ken Stark and Ted Shisler lent experience to the team; Reece provided the spark; and George Glass and Jack King added the balance for an efficiently operating basketball machine. Time-out for a change in strategy Shisler checks the shoe size on Anderson ' s Wilson t . King ' s got it and Central wants it. The Tropans got off to a flying start by win- ning six of their first nine games. Disaster struck on the Christmas Holiday road trip through Arkansas and Louisiana as the locals dropped three in a row. Shisler and Stark will be the only casualties to graduation, so the ream next year should be a winner all the way. Nice shoulder block by Wilson sends Shisler flying. Lir Orie lays up two for Taylor. ' " Moose " is the first through the Valentine. ' Jenks " goes up against Central. Js-v ■M ' Reece pots one in the 98-88 rout over Indiana Central. " Moose ' puts one away against Earlham on the Maytag hardwoods. Foreground: Coach Cal Fleser First row: Ben Sprunger, Gilbert Dilley, Jim King Second row: Dave Leveille, Al Short, Phil Ingerham Third row: Jim Dahl, Don Toland, Gene Marr Coach Cal Fleser had the usual line-up juggling to do because of losses to the varsity. Roger Jenk- inson led the scoring parade with a 17.2 average until he " graduated " ' to the varsity squad. The Lil ' Trojans broke even with a 6-6 record for their regularly scheduled games. They also played industrial and church league teams during the season. The highlight of the B squad play was their victory over the highly rated Nyack team 68-65. Dahl rebels at his fifth foul. ■H P Si l E HI B Everybody wants the ball. Dahl and Marr fight over the ball at Anderson. Venture for Victory — Bibles and Basketballs Gary Ausbun Anderson College Clyde Cook Biola College Five years ago Venture for Victory evolved as a novel and fruitful method of spreading the gospel. The first three teams toured the Orient and were a wonderful success. The team last year toured South America and was again successful in winning games and leading souls to Jesus Christ. The team this year will be joined by two former team members who are now missionaries and will spend the summer months playing in schools, army camps, prisons, hospitals, factories, and refugee camps in the Orient. In four years of playing the best competition available, Venture for Victory teams have compiled a 304-4 record. George Glass Taylor University Gospel songs for a packed house on Formosa 166 Grabill preaches at halftime. Joe Grabill reaches high for a rebound against an all star team in Japan. Joe Grabill Taylor University Indiana U. Dick Kamm Wheaton College Fred Whims Spring Arbor In front: Coach Earl Craven, Captain Bob Cotner Stooped: C. Ford, P. Sparks, D. Freeman, R. Jackson, J. Key, D. Bowman, T. Spear, R. Hamilton Standing: J. Dahl manager, J. Oren, T. Curtis, G. Dilley, M. Szabo, Jolnn Key, R. Davis, V. Barrett, R. Smith, D. Meier, D. Scudder, D. Adams, R. Jordan, R. Housaman, A. Wilson, M. Hess, H. Hillman, R. Farley, D. Rohm manager. Track Cotner and Housaman, our one-two combination Despite the breaking of three records this year and the aid of perennial stars like Bob Cotner, Ron Housaman and Marty Hess, the cindermen lacked the overall experience they needed to top HCC competition. Bob " Tiny " Davis topped the old shot put record of 40 ' 9 " set in 1 951 with a heave of 41 ' k " . Marty Hess bettered his own broad-jump record of 21 ' 9 " with a leap of 22 ' 2 " - John Key, Jim Key, Ted Curtis, and Paul Sparks beat the former mile relay record of 3:33.7 with a sizzling3:33.2. u OPPONENTS 56 Anderson 75 551 2 Franklin 75V2 34 Ky. State 96 03 Spring Arbor 28 43 Vz Ind. Central 72 V2 Manchester 56 48 Ind. Central 83 53 Earlham 78 4th in Conference Meet Marty makes the big leap — 22 ' 6 " Barrett heaves the " toothpick. Almost, but not quite, Rocky 169 Marty has a style all of his own. Craven calls pre-meet signals. Captain Bob Cotner, a triple-threat man in the high and low hurdles and the 100 yard dash, was picked as the Most Valuable Man on the thinclads ' squad. The team had one good per- former in each event, but the lack of depth in experience made the difference in the team record. Smittie — just .6 of a second off the school record for the half 170 Baseball TU OPPONENTS 3 Ky. State 4 12 Ky. State 8 7 Manchester 8 Manchester 9 2 Anderson 5 Anderson 9 3 Ind. Central 1 7 Hanover 10 1 Hanover 6 6 Huntington 3 5 Franklin 4 5 Earlham 3 4 Franklin 3 5 Earlham 12 1 Ind. Central 3 Coach Fleser gives dugout dope before the Huntington game. First row: J. Matsudo, V . Bauder, D. Cuthbertson, R. Tillinghast, R. Ruch Second row: S. Creutz, R. Day, R. Attwater, I. Thompson, E. Marr, R. Trapp, D. Ross Third row: V . Dvorak, S. Proctor, R. Jenkinson, T. McGeoth, T. Siilsier, D. Townsend, A. VonderVeem The loss of Bill Dvorak, Bob Tiliinghost, and Ted Shisler to graduation coupled with the loss of Steve Creutz and Seth Proctor through transfer will pose no small problem in rebuilding next year. Tiliinghost was the top moundsman this season with a 4-0 record. Dale Ross took the batting laurels with a .292 in the fifteen games. Bad breaks and rain accounted for the Trojan 6-9 won-lost record. Irv Thompson is doubled off of third at Hanover. Townsend slides under the throw in 7-2 rout of Huntington. f it-. The long throw from third to first Dvorak comes up to bat against Huntington. For the third straight season, Gene Mat- sudo led in the thievery department with 13 stolen bases and not one pickoff on the steal. Gene was awarded the Aiumni-T-Club baseball award for his outstanding play. Kneeling: Captain Dave Bowman, Dick Burgess, Levon Benally Standing: A! Wilson, Coach Ron Housamon, Gene Marr The Cross Country Team The ' 57 Taylor cross-country aggregation, coached by Reinhart Housaman, was unable to overcome a lack of experience and to card any victories. The team has a great deal of potential for next year, but this season ' s standout, Levon Benally, will not be back with us. Captain Dave Bowman was the only repeater from last year ' s squad. The Racqueteers Filling the shoes of Captain Bill Dvorak will be the biggest task of Coach Frank Roye next year. Dvorak was Taylor ' s big gun, both in singles and doubles play. Optimism is high for next season with the return of veterans, Harvey Rechsteiner, Paul Millikan, Thom Hyldahl, Paul Flickenger, and John Grile. The winningest twosome — Millikan and Dvorak 174 Standing: Ben. Allison, Bob Masters, Don Thompson, Dove Snell, John Johnson In front: Coach Don Odie Divot-Diggers The golf team will have no graduation casualties and should finish near the top of the loop next year, weather permitting. The team finished fourth in the HCC playoff meet which was halted by rain at the midpoint of the contest. Kneeling: John Grile, Captain Bill Dvorak, Thorn Hyldahl Standing: Paul Flickenger, Harvey Rechsteiner, Paul Millikan, Coach Frank Roye 175 Left fo right: Bob Tillinghast, John Key, Ron Houseman, Duane Cuthbertson T-Club This organization of letter-winners is one of the more active clubs on campus. The election of the Homecoming Queen, the sponsorship of several all-school programs, the sale of con- cessions at the athletic contests, and the sponsorship of the T-Club Banquet to honor the letter-winners are all under the guiding hand of the T-Club. The speaker at this year ' s banquet was Everett Dean, a former coach at Stanford University and at Indiana University. Ken Stark was awarded the Gates-Howard trophy; Ron Hackett received the Granitz-Nelson Football Scholarship, Oris Reece was awarded the Jackson-Lindland Basketball Award, Jinchi Matsudo received the Alumni T-Club Award for baseball, and Bob Cotner was chosen for the Coburn Track Award. The loving cup to Queen Dorothy Miller ■Hk ' t . ¥-• j.P " ' hI " " " ■ -e Nancy Cimbalo, Maxine Smith, Joe Mcintosh, Sherry Perkins, Doris Hefelfinger Cheerleaders Intramural Basketball Champions Kneeling: Larry Warner, Tom McGranor Standing: Del Schwanke, Ray Farley, Dick Cesler, Lee Kinzer, Bob Tillinghast, Hubert Hansel Women ' s Recreation Association The purpose of the WRA is to promote Christian fellowship and sportsmanship among the women on campus by fostering on interest in leisure-time activities. The all-school sports day, shoe-shine day, and the student-faculty basketball game were projects of the WRA. Those interested in participation in athletics were kept busy with cage ball, volleyball, soft- ball, archery, camping, bowling, sledding, basketball, and badminton. The year ended with a banquet, at which awards were given and new officers were installed. W.R.A. vs. Faculty Dames Seated: Lois Seibel, Professor Jean Schabinger, Rose Easterday Standing: Janet Hartman, Susanne Gorrell 178 A strong forehand in the badminton tourney Keen intramural volleyball competition WRA shoeshine girl The Trojanes The Trojanes are one of the more victorious teams on Taylor ' s athletic program. The team ' s central purpose is to provide an effective Christian v itness while v inning basketball games. Coached by Miss Jean Schabinger, the Trojanes sported a 6-1 record for their seven games schedule. Hoosier Madness Affects the Females, Too Standing: J. Grieser, J. Shafer, S. McCune, S. Baker, J. Hartman, L. Seibel, M. V ard, Miss Jean Schabinger, M. Bailey, R. Shively, J. Haaland, M. Iha, J. Hoff Kneeling: Co-captains Pat Martin, Janet Benning Dunking? " Determination " A i «p 10 Advertising and Indices Advertisement Index of Students Index of Organizations Index of Advertisers Liniger Company, Inc. 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Metcalf Marion, Indiana Kriegbaum ' s International Harvester Farm Implements Hartford City Indiana Index of Students Adams, David 82, 148, 168 Adams, Marilyn 76 Akerlow, Gail 89 Allen, Joyle 56 Allison, Ben 56, 175 Allred, Jerry 68, 158 Amburgey, Donna 82 Amstutz, Annabelle 82, 143 Amstutz, Claudia 52 Anders, Barbara 56, 147 Anderson Elsa 82 Anderson, Nancy 82 Andrews, Sue 82, 130 Arneson, Dorothy 82 Arthur, Dorothy 56 Atha, Grayson 68 Attwater, Russell 82, 148, 171 Augustine, Betty 82 Bailey, Martha 56, 94, 120, 180 Baker, Susan 56, 180 Bollinger, Shirley 74 Barrett, Irene 89 Barrett, Verle 68, 168 Bartow, William 76, 107, 121 Bassett, Sheldon 82, 148 Bauder, Walter 68, 148, 171 Baxter, Gary 82 Beach, Stanley 68, 127, 140, 148 Beal, Harold 89 Beal, Silas 128 Beaver, Elizabeth 56 Beoverson, Roger 76, 106, 121, 130, 131 Belton, Elinore 82, 143 Bemis, Lois 76, 142, 143 Benally, Levon 82, 174 Bennett, Carolyn 82 Benning, Janet 56, 94, 97, 111, 121, 144, 180 Bernstortf, Fritz 76 Berst, Janet 76 Bertka, Roland 68 Bible, Ronald 82, 130 Bihl, Karen 82 Blanchard, Laurence 82, 128 Bobbitt, Auyer 76 Bontrager, Gordon 82, 125 Bowen, Joyce 57 Bowers, Betty 82, 105, 130 Bowman, David 76, 168, 174 Boycott, William 68, 147 Bradshaw, Marilyn 76, 101 Brokow, Linda 82 Brown, Beverly 68 Brown, Edythe 82, 130 Brownsberger, John 76 Brumbaugh, Marianna 68 Brunner, Dorothy 82, 128 Buege, Vivian 57 Buckels, Sharon 83 Buckles, Marilyn 83 Bullock, Geroldine 68, 116 Burgess, Richard 83, 174 Burkhart, Patsy 76 Burritt, Edgar 83 Burt, Guy 83 Burwell, Blanche 57. 107, 126 Byrer, Joseph 83 Byl, Lois 76 Canning, Harry 68 Carlson, Carolyn 68 Carriker, Wilson 53 Carter, Curtis 83 Covanaugh, Mary 68 Cecil, Catherine 83 Cesler, Dick 57, 102, 110, 127 148, 153, 177 Chopin, John 57 Chopin, Joan 57, 97 189 Chapman, William 57 Chase, Roy 76, 148 Chernenko, Walter 57. 149 Cimbalo, Nancy 57, 101, 140, 177 Clark, Donald 76 Clark, Richard 83, 128 Clevenger, Lemar 58 Clingerman, Adam 83 Closson, Rosalie 83, 105 Cobb, John 76 Coburn, Beverly 84, 128 Cooper, Gary 58 Cotner, Robert 68, 106, 127, 141, 168 Coyner, Carol 76, 106, 128 Crabb, Glen 58 Crabb, Larry 83, 105; Creutz, Steve 76, 171 Crouse, Jerry 89 Culp, Miriam 58, 94, 109, 121, 124, 128 Curtis, Ted 68, 148, 168 Custer, John 68 Cthbertson, Dane 68, 101, 103, 106 107, 171, 176 Dahl, Gertrude 68 Dahl, James 68, 164, 168 Dailey, David 83 Dakin, Dawn 69 Davies, Gv endolyn 69, 145 Davies, Mary 58, 145 Davis, Doris 58 Davis, Robert 69, 148, 168 Day, Richard 69, 171 Deardurff, Marilyn 53 Delay, Nancy 58, 95, 102, 121, 124, 145 Dempster, Carol 58 Deyo, Evalyn 69, 125, 147 Dill, Kenneth 83 Dilley, Gilbert 83, 126, 164, 168 Dilley, Kathleen 69 Dillon, Ruth 76 Dodge, Edward 58, 102, 109, 112 Doell, William 76, 130, 140, 142, 143 Dollar, Connie 83 Drake, Mary 59 Duckworth, John 83, 128 Dvorak, William 59, 171, 175 Dzao, Dorothy 69 Earnest, Marlene 59 Easterday, Rose 69, 178 Edmunds, Ruth 69, 144 Egeberg, Betty 76, 106 Ehresman, John 59 Engle, Phyllis 69 Ensing, Jemima 83 Ensor, Phyllis 83 Erickson, Richard 83 Ewbank, Ralph 84 Fairfield, Phyllis 69 Paris, David 59, 142 Farley, Ramon 148, 168, 177 Fassett, Mary 76 Fassett, Ronald 69 Fendt, Paul 59 Fleming, Ruth 59 Flickinger, Paul 84, 175 Follett, Marilyn 76 Ford, Carol 76 Ford, Charles 84, 148, 168 Foster, Doris 84 Foura, Marlene 77 , 98, 124 Fraley, Charles 69, 103, 107, 116, 121 Freeman, Daniel 89, 168 Freese, Robert 77 Frehse, Arlene 69, 103, 128 Fricke, Carol 77, 104 Fulcher, Jone 84 CRABB ' S FURNITURE Quality Furniture For Less Phone 1052 Argos, Indiana Maintenance Supplies Rigsbe Janitor Supply Co. By-Pass at 43rd Marion, Indiana Cameras Photographic Supplies and Art Materials Hendey ' s 508 S. Washington AAarion Al Pete, Inc. Wholesale Meats 2100 East Willard Street Phone AT 2-6307 Muncie Indiana COMPLIMENTS OF Kelso School Supply, Inc. Muncie, Indiana COMPLIMENTS OF Helms Cleaners Summitville, Indiana 190 SERVICE FINANCE CO. Inc. 221-223 W. Washington St. Hartford City, Indiana LOANS FINANCING Case ' s Pastry Shop Hartford City, Indiana Phone 822 Bob Hughes Dry Cleaners The Friends Church is a good place to worship. " Come thou to us, and we will do thee good " . Numbers 10:29 Winston Smith, Pastor THE LITTLE CHURCH WITH THE BIG WELCOME Boston Store ' Everything for the Student ' Hartford City The Upland Insurance Agency GENERAL INSURANCE Upland, Indiana COMPLIMENTS OF Thomas Milling Co,. Inc. Millers of Tip Top Flour Tip Top Cornmeal " . . . Whatever you do, do all to the glory of God. " I Cor. 10:13 Magee-Campbell Dormitory Wisconsin Dorm The grace of The Lord Jesus Christ Be With you. I Cor. 16:23 COMPLIMENTS OF The OSBORN PAPER COMPANY Inc. Marion Indiana 191 " Conquerors Thru Christ " CLASS OF ' 57 NICK ' S DRIVE IN Short Orders — Steaks Home Made Ice Cream — Chicken Fine Home Made Candies 310 N. Baldwin On By-Pass CONGRATULATIONS SENIORS Jones Funeral Home Upland, Indiana HOUSE OF CHAN BEST FOOD IN TOWN Phone 3057 Marion Indiana BROWN TRUEBLOOD CLEANERS — LAUNDERERS " Special prices offered to Taylor students " Phone 565 Collect Marion, Indiana COMPLIMENTS Milton ' s MEN ' S and BOYS ' WEAR Marion, Indiana Compliments of Rogers Credit Jewelers Home of Blue-White Diamonds 311 S. Adams St. Marion, Ind. We Appreciate Your Patronage Frank Dave ' s Mobilgas Service Station Upland, Indiana Congratulations and Best Wishes to the Class of ' 57 from THE BOOKSTORE " YOUR CAMPUS SHOP " Manager — Catherine Loewen Clerk — Deloris Smith Gallagher, Patricia 69 Galloway, Elizabeth 59 Gangel, Betty 69 Gangel, Kenneth 59, 114, 116, 119, 131 Gay, Vernon 84, 140, 141, 143 Gerig, Joyce 77, 128 Germaine, Charlotte 77, 114, 119 Gilkison, Robert 60, 95 , 96, 110, 147 Gillig, Caron 84, 128 Glass, George 69, no. 121, 158, 166 Godsey, Betty 70 , 97, 128 Good, Paul 77 Good, Twila 84 Gorrell, Susonne 77. 178 Greiner, Sarah 60 , 97 Grieser, Joyce 180 Grile, John 77, 175 Grit, Elaine 77 Gruver, Loretta 84 Guthrie, Richard 77 Gyde, Ralph 70, 116 Haakonsen, Gladys 77, 124, 128 Haaland, Joan 84, 108, 180 Habegger, Erma 70, 128 Hackett, Ronald 84, 131, 148 Hamilton, Phyllis 77 Hamilton, Ralph 84 Hamilton, Russell 70, 107, 126, 148, 168 Hansel, Hubert 70, 108, 131, 148, 177 Hansen, Adolf 77. 104, 121, 131 Hansen, Arthur 70, 151 Harner, Carol 60 Harris, Paul 77 Harrold, Ruth 60 Hartman, Janet 77. 178, 180 Harvey, Patricia 60, 128 Hatfield, Garry 70 Hefelflnger, Doris 77. 116, 130, 177 Henning, Mary 84 192 " The final result of true education is not a selfish scholar, nor a scornful critic of the universe, but an intelligent and faith- ful citizen who is determined to put all his powers at the service of his country and mankind. " — Henry Van Dyke THE ALUMNI ASSOCIATION TAYLOR UNIVSRStTY 193 L F E is just one Graduation after another . . Whether you ' re graduating from high school or college, getting married, or moving into a new home. It ' s an experience to re- member and marks a milestone In your life. We at Indiana Michigan Electric Com- pany are closely associated with you as you pass these milestones, for low cost, depend- able electricity is an important part of every- day living. You live better electrically today! But what the future holds for you In even better living through electricity is hard to Imagine. As you continue your educational program or enter into the business world, you can always be sure there will be plenty of electric power available so you can live better . . . electrically! A. D. Freese Sons PRINTERS — PUBLISHERS Upland, Indiana The James Leffel Co. 426 East Street — Springfield, Ohio Manufacturers of Scotch Type Boilers for Oil, Gas or Coal Firing — Also Leffel Stokers for Scotch Boilers Established 1862 Upland Cafe Upland, Ind. Esther Reasoner For That House Trailer See D. W. " Dad " KELLER Campus Mobile Homes Sales Joyce 3rd St. Campus " C " SCHWANER THE JEWELER For Fine Jev elry and Watch Repairs HEADLEY Barber Shop Merle Steve Flat-Top Especially 194 COMPLIMENTS OF Hoosier Products Co. 958 Salamonie Huntington, Ind. COMPLIMENTS OF Korte Paper Company ' Fort Wayne, Ind. Miller Motor Sales Upland, Indiana OF THE COCA-COLA COCA-COLA BOTTLING COMPANY OF PORTLAND. INDIANA. INCORPORATED Quality Diamonds - Watches Jewelry - Shavers Pens - Pencils - Gifts EIKENBARY ' S West Side of Square Phone 1187 Hartford City, Ind. Expert Watch Repairing and Engraving " Blazers for Christ " Class ' 59 Hess, Martin 70, 98, 106, 111, 127, 168 Hice, Jerold 89 Hieber, Arlene 77 Hill, Arbin 77 Hill, Charles 89 Hillman, Howard 84, 148, 168 HInes, Sylvia 60, 121, 144 HInkle, Mary 60 Hochstettler, Arthur 84 Hoel, Carol 84, 128 Hoel, William 84 Hotf, Joan 70, 180 Hoffman, Rodney 84, 125, 128 Hofinga, Carl 60, 142 Hollifield, Richard 70 Holloway, Violet 70 Horn, Arvid 60 Housaman, Rhinehard 70, 168, 174, 176 Howell, Daniel 61 Howland, Anita 84 Howland, Carol 84 Howland, Charles 70 Huffman, Janet 84, 130 Hufnagel, Sharon 84, 101, 130, 143 Huitema, Walter 70 Hunsberger, Lowell 89 Hurst, George 70 Hyldahl, Thomas 77 , 98, 175 Iha, May 70, 125, 180 Ingerham, Phillip 90, 164 Isaac, Verna 61, 124 Isely, Raymond 61, 95, 97, 131, 146 Jackson, Harold 77, 128, 131 Jackson, Robert F. 85, 140, 168 Jackson, Robert Lee 85, 129 Jenkinson, Roger 85, 158, 171 Jessiman, Edwin 77, 125, 148 Johnson, Beverly 77 Johnson, John 70, 128, 131, 174 Johnson, William 61, 127 Johnston, Ruby 70 Jordan, Robert 71, 109, 111, 149, 121 Jorg, Wilma 77, 124, 128, 146 Josephs, Annetta 85 Juillard, Phillip 85, 130, 149 Justice, Charlotte 61, 96, 101, 140, 143, 142 146 Kaufmann, Joyce 61 , 97, 144, 145 Kaufmonn, Marjorie 85, 130 Keene, Paul 71, 149 Kelsey, Bonnie 85 Kemp, David 85 Kendall, Marian 90 Kendall, William 77, 108, 127 Kesler, Jay 61, 102, 106, 120, 127 Key, Christine 71 Key, James 101, 104, 149, 168 Key, John 149, 153, 168, 176 Kimes, Charles 149 King, Jack 78, 158 King, Janet 78 King, Jim 85, 149, 164 Kinzer, LeRoy 177 Kipfer, Joseph 61 Kirkendall, Patricio 61 Klohck, George 78 Knudsen, Marilyn 85 Koch, Delia 78, 147 Kondey, Judith 62 Krein, Gertrude 85 Krein, Robert 78 Kuehnle, Shielo 77 Kuehnle, Constance 62 Kuhn, Suzanne 78 195 FOR GARAGE — FACTORY — WAREHOUSE For 36 Years More People Have Bought The " Overhead Door " Than Any Other Brand! Nation-Wide Sales — Installation — Service OVERHEAD DOOR CORPORATION HARTFORD CITY, INDIANA Loberdy, Nancy 130 London, John 78 Lange, Judy 71 Lantz, John 149 Larsen, Ellis 71 Larsen, Rolf 71, 103 Larson, David 85 Larson, Delores 78, 126 Larson, Grace 71 Lauber, Katherine 85 Laughlin, Eleanor 71 Louterbach, Donna 78 Leatherman Stanley 62 Legg, Jane 71, 103 Lehman, Jean 71, 106, 125 Lehmonn, Orlan 71, 121 Lehmer, Marian 85 Leonard, John 85 Lepere, Margot 62, 145 Leveille, David 85, 158, 164 Liechty, Nancy 85 Lingren, Nancy 78 Lrnhart, Dole 78, 111, 121 Linn, Calista 90 Lloyd, Joan 62, 107, 145 Lockwood, Tom 71, 149 Loewen, William 71 Louthain, John 71, 116, 126 Love, Donald 62, 127 Lowry, Lynda 78, 143 Luce, Elaine 62, 126 Lundquist, Arlene 71, 103, 144 McBride, Doris 90 McCarty, David 85, 128 McCune, Sue 78, 180 McGarvey, Kenneth 71, 114, 119, 131 McGeath, Thomas 171 McGlennen, Michael 85 McGranor, Thomas 71, 177 Mclnto sh, Joseph 90, 126, 177 McKinI sy , Loran 85 McLario, Daniel 62 McMoh an, Priscilla 78 McMurtry, Mildred 62 McNeil Verneta 63, 145 McQuinn, Warren 78 Malson , Ruth 71 Maref, John 63 Marr, Eugene 85, 98, 164, 171, 174 Morshc II, Sophia 85 Martin Evelyn 85 Martin Lois 86, 101, 107, 140 Martin Miriam 72, 98, 101, 107, 124 140, 142, 143, Martin Patricia 72, 106, 107, 110, 125 143, 145, 180 Massar , Mary 63 , 97 Masters, Robert 86, 175 Mothisen, Hov ord 86 Motsuc o, Jinchi 72, 150, 171 Matthev s, Margaret 86 Maurer , Greg 86 Mayna rd, Mary 78 Meier, Dwight 72, 168 Meier, Paul 86 Melton Donald 86 Merz, iaymond 78 Meske, Richard 63 Metzger, Naomi 86 Mieno, Mori 78 Miller, Carol 72 Miller, Dorothy 63, 106, 114, 119, 157 Miller, Gretchen 78 Millikan, Paul 72, 127, 175 Moline Donald 63, 147 196 COMPLIMENTS OF Crystal Industrial Service 7th and Main Jonesboro Phone GC 2531 Hillman China Co. Complete Supplies of Food Service and Equipment Fort Wayne Indiana BEST WISHES FOR THE FUTURE from cUJauid O. i ooh ubiisnina ( c a s ompanu Bible-Teaching Literature and Supplies for Sunday Schools 850 N. GROVE AVENUE • ELGIN, ILLINOIS ) You may receive a complimeiitary copy of our large catalog of church and Sunday-school- supplies upon request 97 ew j aV U n V s iOO PUBLICATION DIVISION INDIANAPOLIS ENGRAVING COMPANY, INC INDIANAPOLIS i, INDIANA Moller, Vera 86 Montgomery, Ann 78, 147 Moore, Brad 63, 121 Moore, Shirley 72 Moss, Ruth 78 Murdoch, Cleo 78, 106, 107, 145 Myers, Marlene 63, 144 Myers, Virgil 63 Neville, Scott 78 Newhord, Anna 72, 126, 128 Newhard, Sue 79, 111 Nishihara, Ann 64 Norris, Arthur 86 Nurse, Marilyn 79 Oakes, Nanette 86 Oglesby, Kay 64 Ohirich, Janet 72 Orem, Patricia 86 Oren, James 168 Orne, Janet 86, 108 Osborn, Sharon 79 Padrutt, Helen 79, 104 Palacio, Gloria 86 Parchment, Cecilia 86 Parris, Darrell 86, 128 Pattison, John 64, 127 Potton, Minnie 86 Paulson, Lois 79 Paulson, Russell 86 Paxson, Larry 72 Pearson, Evelyn 86 Perkins, Sharon 79, 110, 177 Perkins, Simon 150 Pittman, Wanda 79, 130 Pletcher, Shirley 64, 145 Polsgrove, Gordon 86 Price, Judy 86 Price, Mary 64 Price, Myrno 72 Proctor, Seth 79, 147, 171 Pugsley, Virginia 64 , 97 Purdy, Corine 72 Ralston, Ruth 72, 121 Ramos, Alejandro 72, 125 Rankin, Shorlene 72 Rapson, Robert 72 Rechsteiner, Harvey 72, 101, 175 Reece, J. R. 90 Reece, Oris 86, 158 Reichardt, William 79, 150 Reimer, Darlene 79, 128 Reisdorph, Lorene 79 Rhoads, Evelyn 90 Rhoads, Harold 72 Richards, David 73 Richards, Norma 73 Riddle, Freda 86 Riggle, Mary 89 Ringenberg, Lenore 72 Rioux, Lorraine 79 Robertson, Sylvia 79 Robinson, Sue 79 Rohm, Dexter 87, 128, 150, 168 Rose, Elton 73, 127 Ross, Dale 87, 171 Roth, Wally 79, 98, 143, 150 Rousselle, Melva 73 Rowell, Wayne 73 Rowley, Nancy 79, 128 Royer, Daniel 150, 153 Royer, jola 64 Ruch, Russell 79, 171 Rumney, Thomas 79, 131 Rupp, Gene 73, 101, 121, 147 Russell, Edward 87 198 Saleska, Charles Samson, Wayne Schell, Glenn Schmeltzer, Charleen Schneider, Douglas Schneider, Janet Schneider, Phyllis Scholz, Kenneth Schooley, Robert Schultz, Barbara Schwanke, Delmar Schwarzwalder, Blanche Scudder, David Seibel, Lois Shafer, Judith Shaw, Ronald Sheets, Larry Shepherd, Gloria Shippy, Rosanne Shisler, Ted Shively, Ruth Short, Allan Short, Larry Shupe, Richard Siner, Rosette Sipe, Naomi Skaoden, Ruth Smith, Curtis Smith, DeLois Smith, Jonis Smith, Maxine Smith, Nancy Smith, Raymond Snell, David Spade, Ronald E. Sparks, Paul Sparks, Ruth Spear, Thomas Springer, Faith Sprunger, Benjamin Stark, Kenneth Starkweather, Marjorie Steiner, Donna Stern, Lucilla Storm, Eugene Storrer, Dale Stroman, John Sumney, Roland Sumwalt, Barbara Szabo, Michael Too, Mitsue Tapy, Jock Taylor, Marta Temple, Shirley Ten niswood, Ruth Terdal, Leif Terrell, Jim Thomas, Lorry Thombs, Carol Thompson, Dolores Thompson, Donald Thompson, Irvin Thompson, William Thurman, Barbara Tibbett, Joan Tieszen, Lovonne Tillinghast, Joy Tillinghast, Robert Tobias, Stanley Toland, Donald Tousley, Kenneth Townsend, Dave Trapp, Ronald Trotogot, Andrew Trout, Robert Tucker, Bernard Turbin, Lulu Turner, Arthur 73 87, 101, 105 79, 131, 150 87 87, 128 87, 105 73 79 87 79 64, 101, 102, 131, 177 73 87, 168 64, 178, 180 73, 180 65, 131 73, 125 79 79, 140 65, 158, 171 87, 108, 180 87, 164 87 87 79 80 90 65, 121, 131 6; i, 96 80 87, 108, 177 87 80, 158, 168 175 87, 130 87, 168 73 73, 150, 168 90 87, 158, 164 65, 102, 158 80, 144 87 73 87, 143 151 65 73, 131, 150 73 87, 141, 168 73 87 87 65 80, 128, 146 80 90 80 74 74, 114, 119, 126 88, 175 74, 103, 140, 150, 171 127 65 88 , 98, 128 80 7A 65, 171, 176, 77 66, 125 88, 164 66 74, 1 58, 171 74, 140, 171 88, 151 80 90, 131 66, 124, 144 80 Udisky, Barbara Ulrich, Jerry Unkenholz, Ruth Valutis, Ronald VanderBie, Wilmo VanderVeen, Allen Van Meter, Lois Van Natta, Eloise Van Wynen, Philip VanzanI, Jane Wagner, Joseph Walker, David Walker, Gerald Ward, Marion Warner, Elaine Warner, Laurence Watkins, Florence Watson, Howard Watson, Jean Watson, Joan Weaver, Larry Weber, Judith Westbrook, Joan Westerberg, Paul Westing, Dona Westlake, Caroline Weter, Nancy Wharton, Carol White, Janet Whitton, Marlea Wickhom, Jane Wiens, Edwin Wilburn, Patricio Wilcox, Marlene Wilhelm, Sally Wilkinson, Victor Willett, Marilyn Williams, Dale Williams, Mike Williams, Paul Williams, Robert Willman, Jerry Wilson, Allan Winn, Roger Wittman, Nancy Wolfe, Robert Worth, William Yerks, Marilyn Yoder, Devon Yoder, JoAnne Young, Darlene Young, Harry Zeilenga, G ertrude Zell, Dale 80 80 66, ' 76. 97 , 98, 106 80, 101, . 104, 106, 107 74 171 88 74, 106, 109, 121 127, 131 74, 102 88 88 88 88 88 66, 177 66 74, 128 74, 130, 146 80 88 80, 104, 125, 128, 147 80 74 66, 107, 140 74 88, 128 88, 105, 107 80, 142 90 80 66, 108, 127 88, 130 88, 130, 140 88, 130 74 80 88 80 88, 125, 128 80 88 74, 168, 174 88, 128 80 74, 144, 147 88 88, 130 88 74 88 7 A. 114, 119, 126 80 88 Index of Organizations A Cappella Choir Administration Administrative Board Alumni Board Ambassadors Athletic Committee B-Team Basketball Team Baseball Team Chapel Choir Chi Alpha Omega Chi Sigma Phi Cross Country Team Echo Staffs English Club Faculty Fine Arts Committee 128 36 36-37 36 114 110 164 170 130 97 145 194 142-143 144 41 110 199 Football Team 148 Freshman Class 82 Freshman Class Officers 105 Gamma Delta Beta 145 Gem Staff 140 Golf Team 175 Gospel Teams 124 Holiness League 116 Infer Class Council 101 Junior Class 68 Junior Class Officers 103 Language Club 144 Magee-Campbeil Dormitory Council 107 Men ' s Chorus 131 Missionary Conference Cabinet 119 Music Club 146 Orientation Leaders 106 Personal Evangelism Cabinet 126 Public Relations Committee 109 Religious Services Committee 109 Science Club 147 Senior Class 56 Senior Class Officers 102 Social Activity and Recreation Committee 111 Social Science Club 147 Sophomore Class 76 Sophomore Class Officers 104 Special and Second Semester Students 89 Staff 49 Student Council 98 Student Judiciary 101 Student Pastors 127 Student Personnel Services Committee 111 Swallov Robin Dormitory Council 108 Symposium Dialectium 146 T-Club 176 Tennis Team 175 Trailer Court Council 108 Track Team 168 Trojan Players Trojanes 134 180 Varsity Basketball Team 158 Varsity Quartet 131 Venture for Victory Team 166 V ho ' s V ho in American Colleges and Universities 94 Wisconsin Dormitory Council 107 V omen ' s Recreation Association 178 Youth Conference Cabinet 121 Index To Advertisers Blue Ribbon Pie Kitchens, Inc. Brown-Trueblood Boston Store Business Envelope Mfrs., Inc. Cole ' s Grocery Cole ' s Produce Case ' s Pastry Shop Crystal Industrial Service Citizens State Bank Coca-Cola Bottling Company David C. Cook Publishing Company Crabb ' s Furniture of Argos Dictaphone Corporation Eikenbary ' s Jewelry and Gift Shop 188 192 191 185 184 187 191 197 185 195 197 190 188 195 First National Bank of Huntington 189 First National Bank of Marion 185 Frank Dave Mobilgas Service Station 192 Freel Mason Drug Company 189 Freese Publishing Co. 194 Heodley Barber Shop 194 Helen Gates Baking Co. 185 Helms Cleaners 190 Hendley ' s Paper Paint Co. 190 Hillmon China Company 197 Hoosier Pete 188 Hoosier Products Co. 195 House of Chan 192 Bob Hughes Dry Cleaning 191 Huntington Laboratories, Inc. 186 Idyl Wyld Roller Palace 185 Indiana Michigan Electric Co. 194 Indianapolis Engraving Company 198 Jones Funeral Home 192 Kelso School Supply, Inc. 190 Korte Paper Company 195 Kriegboum ' s Implement 189 James Leffel and Co. 194 Levy Bros. 185 Liniger Company, Inc. 184 Lincoln Press, Inc. 200 Mehling Drug Store 187 Miller Motors 195 Milton ' s Men ' s V ear 192 Murphy, G. C, Co. 185 Nick ' s Drive-ln 192 Osborn Paper Company 191 Overhead Door 196 Al Pete, Inc. 190 Porfidios Fine Foods 185 Redmond ' s Drug Store 188 Rex Studio 187 Rigsbee Janitor Supply Co. 190 Rogers Credit Jewelers 192 Ross Supply Co., Inc. 187 Schwoner Jewelry 194 B. Snell Son 186 Service Finance Co. 191 John Sexton Co. 189 Taylor University Campus: Bookstore Campus House Trailer Soles Freshman Class F.T.A. Junior Class Magee-Campbell Dormitory Music Club Public Relations Science Club Senior Class Sophomore Class Student Council Wisconsin Dorm Thomas Milling Company, Inc. Upland Baking Co. Upland Bank Upland Barber Shop Upla nd Cafe Upland Friends Church Upland Grain Co. Upland Hardware Upland Insurance Agency Upland Methodist Church V R Radio-TV Service Wilson ' s Food Market 192 194 186 184 185 191 189 193 189 192 185 98-99-100-101 191 191 188 187 185 194 191 184 184 191 187 188 187 Printers of the 1957 GEM Zke C ' ihcoIh Press, Jm. MUNCIE, INDIANA 200

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