Torrance High School - Torch Yearbook (Torrance, CA)

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A '1'11I1111'1'E 1n the tirst words he spoke to our Student Body twc yerirs ago, the thoughts he voiced were enough ti nu11d ri schoo1 upon rind inspire everyone present. ilver since thot iirst dey he hos hetped our schoo1 tc rwrrvcqressa to qrow in both spirit ond octivities, A tirni :tehever in youth, he hos nlwovs stood behind every connatructive new movenient, ond just this lost semester :ie hfis he1ped sponsor G guidance proqrmn which wns so vitritly necessary rind yet such C1 big undertaking Eiiecriurse ot r111 this ond his qenuine interest in our chonl, we prxy this tribute to our Principal, Mr h1son Youth is a favorite theme everywhere. lts story is always the same though told in different words, but there is soinething about that story that never fails to interest or charin, for youth itself is inirnortalsits pro- cession never ending, New generations of youth are constantly succeeding one another the world overg this is so clearly exeinf plified loy our Student Body. Each group lorings its vigor, its fire and enthusiasin, its determination to forge ahead, lt is this constant supply of energy that keeps the machinery of our little cornziiunity, Torrance High School, in riiotion, and that is the reason that we have chosen the old, yet ever new, thenie of youth. CONTENTS UPISNINTGSEIITIUN AUIVIINISTIIATIUN 5 T III II E N T S ACTIVITIES CIIEATIVEWUIIIS If I2 A T II II E5 IN MEMORIAM E 1 ARTHUR G. WAIDELICH Principal of Torrance High School 1932 - 1935 Died-October 5, 1936 To live in hearts we leave behind Is not to die- -Campbell ii X N . 1 GRACE H. GRANGER Teacher of Mathematics FRANK THOMPSON S137 Torrance High School - ' Died-Iuly 6, 1936 Dled-ICITIUGIY 18, 1937 Friends depart, and memory takes them To her caverns, pure and deep. -Bayley 1 5 l P-I LVD r-4 r--1 X. 9 e 1 8 Q if '1 'jS""-Q A WXMMH ' f X "Youth's favorite retre K HUVNNUTUU ff gill! 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'lCome, choose your road and away" is the call Life will make to the seniors on com- mencement day, and because in them is embodied the courage, the eagerness, and the faith of youth, that call Will be answered fearlessly and the choice made thoughtfully. My hope is that this spirit of youth will remain with them as a challenge and support along a Way Which Will lead eventually to the fulfillment of their dreams. ELIZABETH F. PARKS. J I dfillll lil rld gs 9 1 F P:-4 SAEETY EUMWHSSIUN President - - - - MARY HICKEY Treasurer - - NORMA SEEMA'I'I'ER Vice-President - - - CLARK FOSTER Sergeant-at-Arms ---- LEE BENNER Treasurer - - - DAPHENE LANDRETH Reporter - - - - CHARLOTTE GO'I'I'S Sponsor ------- MR. ELSON "No running, please!" The Safety Commissioners do a fine job of keeping the halls from governing board. Headed by Miss Parks, this bchool and has been a big help to everyone. All the students cooperate with the commissioners as they know it is for their own good. SELE SUVEHNMENT BUAHD "Can you give any good explanation for all of these demerits?" This is the refrain of the self- governing board. Headed by Miss Parks, this body aids pupils of T. H. S. to keep on the right path. STUDENT EUNTBUL BUAHD MIDGE HIGGINS BOB TREZISE BOB SLEETH IAMES HERLETT DAPHENE LANDRETH LAURA MAY HYDE Sponsor, MR. ELSON When a student is taken before the Student Control Board for poor conduct, he is assured of a fair chance by having the students' viewpoints on the subject. The students on this board are picked for their leadership, and honest, wise judgment. EAEULTY APPEAL BUAHD The faculty appeal board grants students' appeals in citizenship records. The faculty adjust- ment committee makes decisions regarding the more serious cases of discipline. STUDENT BUDY'UEElEEHS SENIOR HIGH OFFICERS President - - - - ROBERT TREZISE Vice-President ---- FLORENCE BUCHMAN Secretary ------ - - DOROTHY SHAW Pres. Boys' Self-Government ---- BILL KEEPER Pres. Girls' Self-Government DAPHENE LANDRETH President Girls' League - - - - MARIAN SEARS IAMES HERLETT Commissioner of Athletics - - Comm. of Entertainment - - MILDRED HIGGINS Comm. of Group Control - - - WESTON LEECH - - DICK CLUTTER - - - HARRY BELL Commissioner of Finance Advertising Manager - EX-OFFICIO MEMBERS CAdvisoryl FIRST SEMESTER SECOND SEMESTER ROBERT BISCHOFF Chairman Safety Commission ROBERT BISCHOFF ROBERT TREZISE - - President Varsity Club - - JAMES HERLETT DOROTHY SHAW - - - President G. A. A. - - MILDRED HIGGINS MARGARET HOGUE President Scholarship Society MARGARET HOGUE ROBERT TREZISE - - President Senior A Class - - CLARK FOSTER I BOB SLEETH I LAURA MAY HYDE j Bos TREZISE Student Board of Control 1 - IAMES HERLETT MILDRED HIGGINS LDICK CLUTTER RALPH GILBERT Yell Leaders - - WESTON LEECH LOUIS MURRAY Song Leaders - - - 5 MILDRED HIGGINS I ELOISE WOOD Store Manager --'---- DICK CLUTTER President Iunior High - - - DARIO CHAVEZ SAEETY BUAHD Those stalwart figures you see in the halls are not statues, they are members of the Safety Board. These "patrolmen" are only trying to help you, students, so take their corrections in the way said corrections are intended. 121 FACULTY APPEAL COMMITTEE Q r SAFETY BOARD SITTING LEFI' TO RIGHT: Foster, Mr. Elson, Hickey, Laridrefh. STANDING: Schimrnick, See matter, Benner, Gotts, McElfre-sh, Lawver, Fukai, Bischoff. SELF-GOVERNMENT BOARD Maupin, Sears, Miss Parks, Landreth, Kee-fer. STUDENT CONTROL BOARD Mr, Elson, Higgins, I-Ierleft, Trezise, Keeler, Landreth. SAFETY COMMISSIONERS M' FIRST ROW: Smith, McElfresh, Winkler, Babcock, Sleeth, Gotts, Richardson, Hickey, Foster, Fukai, I-larested. SECOND ROW: l-lerlett, Wilkes, Lan- dreth, Andrews, Smith, Harris, Mrs. Allen, Gilbert, Seemaiter, Lawver. THIRD ROW: Trezise, Hull Mr, Barrow, Benner, Bischoff, Keefer, Coast, Madore. 3 STANDING: Mr. I-lorning, Mrs. Hitzler, Miss Shearer, Miss Coller. FACULTY ADIUSTMENT BOARD SITTING: Mr. Elson, Mrs. Eischen, Miss Parks, Mr. Burchett, Mr. Barrow. STUDENT COUNCIL STANDING: Haresfed, Leech, Mr. Haig, Lawver Hickey. SITTING: Landreth, Bell, Higgins, Herlett Maupin, Trezise, Foster, Mr. Elson, Bischoff, Sears Ke-efer, Hogue. I-'-4 I-14 I-YI li C H- Q00-'ft CLARA L SHEARER, Mothemoticsp RUTH M LOCKE, Mothemoticsg KATHERINE MIL- LERD, Mathematics. EGRERT MERRILL, Physical Educotionp ROY l COCHRAN, Physical Education and English. MARGARET TIFFANY, Iunior Clerk, MRS. LEITHA RANKS, Secretory: MRS ANNE AUSTIN, Iunior Clerk, N O HORNING, Woodworking, HERBERT BLAKE ANDREWS, Printing, IAMES H. HURCHETT, Mechanical Drcxlting, LEONARD E AUSTIN, Automobile 81 Machine Shopg HARRY E STONE, Agriculture and Scienceg OSCAR TRYGG, Mechanical Drawing, GUY L MOWRY, General Science and Chemistry, MARGARET ALLEN, Science -'md Social Siudies, FRANCIS WADDINGV HAM, Scivnce fxnrl Mcthemclics. .fr A ,Aa-IW Nm -'E wifi.: 'Q -4 A919501 rv llfll ' J H .QP wav MARGUERITE E. IONES, Commercial, SARA H. VAUBEL, Social Studies, English, Typing A. M IANEVES, Commercial, HASELTINE WYVEL, Voca- tional Foods, AMY ELDER BULL, Clothing, HELEN A COLLER, Eoods, RAE HITZLER, Girls' Gymnasium, BERNARD l. DONAHUE, Physical Education, BERT MERRILL, Coach, MARIORIE EISCHEN, Music, MABEL BOYNTON, Spanish and Attendance Oiiice, GRACE MORSE, Latin, ADA M. P. CHASE, Art and Ari Appreciation. GRACE MORSE, English, Social Studies, EVA A. IONES, Social Studies, FLORENCE BEHR, Librarian, EDITH P. KELLY, English and Social Studies, STELLA M. YOUNG, Economics and Social Studies, LOIS L ENGEL, English, and Social Studies, CORA E. MA- BEE, English and Social Studies, IRENE MILLS, Social Studies and English CHeadlg ETHEL BURNHAM, Eng- lish, Iournalism, E. E. BARROW, Social Studies and English. 32537 KW KAIN' , f WM . OQMW MM, lf GM f VX 4 1 , m. f of . ' fff'1,f1 - ' L All J!! Ox 1 7 fl C Q, 5 rfluniet, DEM Wig :Edsel HN Hman To 91.70 YW' f X mmunL,1'11EnE F5 "'l'Y Umjdunr plnnw bank, I duff Kl""' J XX wvuim2.I 1-ffff VW W 0:1-If Ywn vncnrfvf-1 f'-FS 5""""'E'u u T g ,gr 1,4 sunbun-641. 4.1I4en.sLy, C mfg BvhJl"'WY l Www' 1 I '1 'Vbvplf' f lynx: J X,wjM,4,v U , ff LW fv K f QM Cf I :ww Wwwfgg Rigmm if AMM0 n , X X A T 1 ' fx pw QAMM MH Hx , xx E Xvx N X I X J , X . K, L js, JL N ' 1 ' f W W ', V WF ' K ' x. .- ' .' ,Lf 'ff X ' NN J i :IS I' I ,W , . pri: ., . m ' "UQ,- Nl.-f' 1 s J' 1 ll ::'I 4 ' - I " 'r M 4 ff. 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FIRST SEMESTER OFFICERS SECOND SEMESTER BOB TREZISE - - - - President - - - - CLARK FOSTER BILL KEEFER - - - Vice-President - - - - - ETHEL FLOYD MARY HLCKEY - - Secretary - - - DAPHENE LANDRETH BOB SLEETI-I - - Treasurer - - - - - FRANK LAWVER MISS M. IONES - - - Sponsor - - - - MISS M. IONES MISS MILLERD ----4- Sponsor -----' MISS MILLERD IAMES AMMAN Varsity Club 3-4 Key Club 3 Baseball 3-4 Football 3-4g Capiain 4 R N y uncil 2 , fx A B is 3 CO -.3 1-2 - A . f ,I ROBERT isiscrtofff I Varsity Club 3- nt Council 3-4 or liiend ip 3-4 Torren 3K4 ' ill 'V ,I L20 EILEEN BA CK a ' s 74 a i al 2-4 o e s Forum 4 Ar e Club l-2 MARGARET BATOVSKY Commercial Club 3-4 Variety Club l-2-3 G. A A. l-2-3-4 Pep Club 3-4g Sgcy.-Treas. 4 THOMAS BRAY Fishermen's Club Scholarship 4 Baseball 2 1 K Qlf' Nr' ir, kk fM BRIGANTI p lub 3-4 J' e y of Clcrss l-2 S .Bi-Arms of Class 3 Q1 ETHITIEC-B.H1GZTON World Friendship 3-4 Annutrl Sic: 2-4 Library Clugb Pfezls. l-2 Archery Club - ' Scholcfrshfb 4 9' ARLENE DENN-IS Entefed iffhm Sowh DakotcrA ff Pep'Cluh 4 1- Bcxncl 4 1 ' fjfnff fd E HD lxcutions 3-4 J. ,AJ J A WA J' f ET 'T YD ersicx 4 rig lcxss e ent 2-3 Vurie lub l-2 Class Treasurer 3 ID TSUYOKO FU I Sch hi lA2-3- Icp e lub .4 Wl d p GA. .14 ,4 X Co erc' Club 3-4 Ephe IG A I1-I ,A m lf! fy if-J - V J V: V f V rf I ' f V J P I H EF Af .yu ce gl ub 2-3-4 i VI rls' Zia ue Treas, 3 J M adriqjls 3 J LJ I lPAlUL HARESTED Stage Crew Manager I-2-3-4 Varsity Club 2-3-4 Tartar Knights 2-3-4 Track l-2-3-4 Student Council 4 AUDREY HARRY Entered from Redondo 4 IEAN HOSKING Archery Club I-2 Library Club l-2 Annual Staff 2-3-4 Scholarship 3 Publications 4 H J , I - vxxi XI N Lrxuiarisftbrriv NB? GMA. Af 2-3 olarship I-2-3-4 ll tudent Czvntrol Board 3-4 X' JI Annu Editor 4 'Wor Friendship 3-4 sident 4 'j3 n BILL KEEPER Varsity glub 4 l Track 2- -4 Basketball 3.4 X Madrigals 3-4 H ANSEN F all -4 Key Cl b - - Varsity 4 Tartar K hts 3-4 World Friendship 2-3-4 AZALEE I' RRISON Pep C f Dram i Girls' Le ue LL MARY i-iicicizv I World Fri hioxi-4 Safety issio 3-4 Co 1 I Club 2-3-4 Sc rs ip 2-3-4 Ma ri als 3 l I if Kriiilfawsfati dtsity plub 4 ,X I2 agcackd-3-4 far Knight 3-4 adrigals 3- 4 . 'X L, IA AACS Entered from Brentwood 4 Radio Club 4 WBUGY Vx. KQKI 'X i Q.-'WL HEBER KING Entered from North Dakota 4 BERNARD KORFF Entered from Minnesota 4 J . FRANK LA cll ,Ib V ' nerlb Tc: t ' ug Gr cxllg S- JX o s lg Fi 4 Stude t Council 4 flu ai!!! . I -islgaatx LJ . f , AU 'Ulf E i - ere .'l nsqs 4 o 1, . 1 4 e l a 4 a X Y N . . A l-2 -4 l rie hip 2-3-4 m ci lub 2-3-4 adn I 2- Clclss re ry 3 E RIC SON B l - -4 Fo t -3-4 Var y Club 3-4 Key Club 2-3-4 E P vt Q J l DAPHENEML N T Ggls' S f-Go rnment 'resi nt Mcxdr' als 3 orl Fri hip 3-4 G. .,A. Co megxl Club 3-4 KAZUO MAEDA Boys' League 3 Radio Club 3-4 Track 3 F. F. A. 4 lupcnese Club 4 X X .J ' i J GLEN AUPI Ent ed from ' omg fl Bcseb Bcske a 4 'Vi - nt 'A cl Students 4 Sel vt. Board 4 Tr -3-4 B t al 2-3-4 V y Club 3-4 tar nights 3-4 Jw . BOB C HAM J H TYTgC PER A. A. A l- ep Club 4 Camera b l Girls' Leg ue 1 ff 231 l-l I1-I I I l1J1 1 , We - X f M RIO EARS ' ' o tal b 3-4 lf or enst rum 3-4 Madnq . 3-4 LJ' Girif' ea ue P s. 4 Student? 4 'V f ll ' 1 BOB SLEETH . Madrlqalb B-45 Pres, 4 gdrslty Club 3-4 aseball Q3-4 'Basketball 3-4 Student Board of N Control 3-4 H , Fa l 3-4 e all 'Z-4 1 adrxaals 3-4 ' arsuty Club 4 g , N I lp Gmg TE xslgrl lu -4 Mg3rxg 4 J resli nt 4- ,J Tartan roms 3X4 World. dship 2-3-4 X , t . :X . .f BOBITRE sf. Sfuc?nt dy 5' Pr ai er'It 4 dj Folball 2-3-4 Ba ball 2-3-4 Varsity Club 2-3-4 Student Board of Control 3-4 tu .v. 'U l v , x X RAY WHITE Basketball l-2-4 'Baseball 2-3-4 ,' Niadrxgals 4 C IRMA SHAFER Flame Editor 4 Class Reporter 4 Pep Club 4 G. A. A. 4 Grrls' League 4 UNE SLOVEB Pep 4 Gi eague 3 .V era Cluhki 1 Xl. lt, 5 lNEZ SMITH G. A. A. 3-4 Pep Club 4 - Variety Club 2 Glrls' League 2 t F l ! ' ll ,X Q DONN Qllxax L1-:R o : ial lub4 i . 4 ,V ss A . ent 1 1 rls' X ue 2 G. A. ' 3-4 T L LCH 'rls a e U P l b Club 3 MARY WOOSLEY Art Club 2 ,XX FMA ll ff J 'SX Q kfgg M I .F .T- C FIRSV, , ER ROY WHALIN .--.-- President .--.- IAMES HERLETT IAMES HERLETT - A vice-Presidem - - ALBERT WINKLER PEGGY WOOD - - - - - secremry - - - ALICE TAYLOR DOROTHY ELDER - - - - Treasurer - - - ALICE TAYLOR MR. BURCHETT - - - sponsor - - - MR. BURCHETT MRHORNING - - - sponsor - - - - MRHORNING EDWARD COLBURN F. F. A. 2-3-4 II' I 'O LD r - ' f ip 4 chol I . -4 Q Q . s 1- G. . 1- - sic F 2-3-4 l25l N -2-3-4 cial Club 3-4 1 League 3-4 ri als 3-4 rld riendship 4 HARVEY N ,J ,T A ld 1951-2---424 ,f , 1 - , Vein 6 -fl ' 56074 Trcxck 2- T Cross Countr 4 J 1 - OB F LEY l ' f' d Frien 'p Q' 3QClu 5-4 , ' l 44 Dfl L gg Cligb 3X4 Tuck - X Ill L15 P14 IOHN FESS Basketball l-2-3-4 Tennis Club 3-4 Stamp Club 2 lOHN GUYAN Baseball 2 Track 2-3 F. F. A. 4 Rrfle Club l I ., FRED' H Wo nen hip 2-3-4 T r src Fo m 3-4 amp club 1 AUX msn CM, 1-2 ABT HEDRICK F.F,A,1-2-3-4 Rodtc Club l F. F, A. Reporter 1-2 Mtnbngnl HIQGINS G. A. A. Presxdept 4 Studeng Board qt ' Control ' -41 ' Commxssx er of jhtefrtc ment 3-4 2 tor of Flame 4 cholurship l-2-3-4 FUMIKO lSHlKAWA Icpcnese Club 3-4 Annual Stoll 3-4 C GII. T t l -2-3-4 1 -3-4 T 1-2- V ty Cl -4 rigcxl - YGGSUYEI' 1 RlOR HAEPE o rciczl -3 Club . A. l ue l . LEONARD, Is -'Footb -3-4 Tmtur Knights First Lieutencm . Torrensic Forum 4 Q IA ES HE rsi 3-4 P dent or Kni , Comm r-in-Ch f om oner, Board l ontrol 4 President -3-4 ' . MA G ET H UE fr d Fri dsh . 3-4 S - - shi 2-3- , rigcl l-2-3-4 ens' Forum 3-4 ' ' ent 4 . - 2-3-4 XQIOR BS G. A. , -4 Annucl rt Editor 3-4 Pep Club 3 Torrensic Forum 4 flfft BETTY IOH C m r ' Cl b 3-4 Gi ' ag e 1 Va YCI K S et ass2 S AR LI OLN L Club 3 S olarshig 3 rrensic m 4 v6:an'sh b l-2 or endship 4 'J I r. P v ' KA H nu a 1 3-4 p 3-4 pa e Club 3-4 X rx' 'Mx ALICI-."1rAYLo G. A. Lv-2-3-4 Scholar ip 2-3- Madrig 3-4 Torrensi rum E33-4 World Fri ship 4 I- ff I l RT WI R rsiif C 2-3-4 e Cl -3-4 -2-3-4 B all l-2-3-4 Tar Knights 3-4 I RUTH WY E N Variet Club l ,, Com ial C 354 X, 27 RIETT G W if-1 1 ls' ea u 2-3-4 rl rie 'p 4 ' - r side - Dail E - Pubic -2-3-4 I--l LO S ORE B k all 1-2 2 Q ar Hn' his 3-4 arsity ub 4 ,-2 J SACHIKO SUEDA Iapanese Club 3-4 Camera Club 2 Nl JLXV' ROY WHALIN " gihcigzghip l-31-3-4 4,XY4,L4 Q n s 1 - "'- Cldg nt -3 Spanish Clu Pres. I-2 Torrensic F um 3-4 ELOISE WO Gkgjk l- - , Secre X S y-Tre urer mmer' i Club 3 ld F ndship ng der 3-4 rlsf eague 4 ,JX ,T , bl af- YAS NAGA - Aj Schola i Safety s ion 3 Radio 1-2 - WGLSS Torrensic Foru 3 4 SUMMER 1937 We, the illustrious Class of Nineteen Hundred and Thirty-seven and Eight, realizing the stupendous loss that befalls the school at our departure, do hereby bequeath to our Alma Mater our last will and testament as follows: We hereby will to the honorable Iuniors our sacred Senior Bench, our best seats in Aud. and our good behavior. MISS MARGURITE IONES and MISS KATHERINE MILLERD hereby leave their magnanimous, philanthropic and benevolent classes to the clutches of this cruel world. IAMES AMMAN leaves with his flivver and pipe. EILEEN BABCOCK leaves to become a "Sonja Heine" on roller skates. ART BASILE leaves, hoping to get there in his Ford. MARGARET BATOVSKY leaves her dancing ability to Lorain Hill. BOB BISCHOFF leaves all his offices to limmy Herlett. TOMMY BRAY leaves in his Model T. GILBERT CARLSON leaves the Safeway Store to Harold Trezise. ETHEL CREIGHTON leaves her pal, Phyllis Schultz, to struggle on alone. IIM DAVIS leaves, glad to give his Spanish Class worries to Iohn Schwartz. ARLENE DENNIS leaves the school band in a hopeless mess. MARGARET DONER leaves to become a business woman. EUGENE DUNLOP leaves the print shop for some other ambitious person. RUTH EDMUNDS leaves the attendance office to Genevieve Leatherman. ETHEL FLOYD leaves to help Bob Sleeth croon. CLARK FOSTER leaves all business obligations to his dear brother Leslie. TSUYOKO FUKAI leaves her alluring ways with Gardena boys to Kay Shiotsu. CHARLOTTE GOTTS leaves the Pep Club girls still trying to keep in step. PHYLIS HAEFILI leaves to haunt the skating rink. HENRY HANSEN leaves, thanking his lucky stars he got out! PAUL HARESTAD and IEAN HOSKING leave their puppy love to Benny and Helen Smith. AUDREY HARRY leaves after just returning. MARY HICKEY leaves her blue eyes to Vivian Wertella. KENNETH HULL leaves a little early, but not broken-hearted. LAURA MAY HYDE bequeaths charm and poise to someone who will use AZALEE HARRISON leaves to be a bouncer at the Mandarin. it as well as she. l28l IACK ISAACS leaves his 73's and 88's to all the Y. L.'s, especially Barbara Hall. BILL KEEFER leaves Coach Merrill Wondering about next year's basketball team. HEBER KING leaves his retiring Ways to Iohnny Schmidt. BERNARD KORFF leaves, not liking California. DAPHENE LANDRETH leaves Torrance High trying to find someone to fill her place. FRANK LAWVER leaves his accordion technique to LeNora Schroeder. KAZUO MAEDA leaves his R's to lirnmy Parks. GLENN MAUPIN leaves his Oklahoma drawl to Dorothy lean Craig. PAULINE MCNEES leaves her quick Ways and large voice to Martha Raye's stand-in. TONY NADY leaves much more dignified than he was on Senior Kid Day. KAY NEAL leaves for Los Angeles and What? BOB PECKHAM leaves in his Fords. MERLE RICHARDSON leaves lots of girls broken-hearted. HENRIETTA SCHIPPER leaves to take over the dairy. MARION SEARS leaves the Torrance High boys broken-hearted C?l. IRMA SHAFER leaves to join lack. BOB SLEETH leaves his voice to Bob Fernley. IUNE SLOVER leaves her shortness to Irene Watkins. IOHN SMART leaves his name to anyone who can live up to it as well as he. INEZ SMITH leaves to go home and sleep. GERALD TEMPLETON leaves his permanent Wave to Louis Murray. DONNA TOLER leaves for Pasadena and Wilbur. BOB TREZISE leaves his name "Red Terror" to Marion Keating. THELMA WELCH leaves vocational cooking, with her many scars. RAY WHITE leaves the Madrigals without a tenor. WINTER 1938 To our successors, the silly Senior B's, we obligingly leave our dignity. To our ever beloved Alma Mater, Torrance Hi, We leave the beautiful memory of a perfect class. MARY BRIGANTI leaves her Wim, Wiggor and witality to those who need it. KORENA CARLIN, ever willing to oblige, leaves her beauty to Bob Sykes. EDWARD COLBURN leaves-ready, Willing, and able. HARVEY DUNCAN leaves his mathematical ability to Don Moser. Oh, yesl DOROTHY ELDER leaves the school without a blond Venus. BOB FERNLEY leaves his naturally wavy hair to Reggie Treloar. IOHN FESS leaves his dynamic Ways to "Hank" Pupkoff. l29l LVD LD I+ I-I U1 UU CARL GILBERT leaves "the blonde" behind--just during the day, however. IOHN GUYAN leaves also, believe it or not. MARIORIE HAEFELI, always willing to help the needy, leaves her refined, "can't-hear-you" voice to Eva Mize, hoping she can combine the two and derive some benefits. FRED HANSEN leaves his curly blonde locks to Louis Murray. LEONARD HARRIS leaves his mental ability to Norma Seematter. ARTHUR HEDRICK, hoping to do the school a good turn, leaves his arniabil- ity with Mrs. Boynton. IAMES HERLETT leaves the Coach in hysterics, and the school without a swell guy. MIDGE HIGGINS leaves! l l MARGARET HOGUE leaves her lovers behind and bequeaths her 100 per cent citizenship to Bob Klink. NORMA IACOBS leaves her emblem drawing ability to the next Senior Class. BETTY IOHNS leaves to join "Norman" HENRIETTA KING leaves the print shop still pied. MARION LINCOLN leaves to study genealogy and hunt up records of her ancestors. LOUIS MADORE leaves his way with the "one Woman" to I. B. Wallace, to use on Phyllis Sears. KAY SHIOTSU leaves her sunny smile and happy dreams to Ted Hata. PUMIKO ISHIKAWA bequeaths her sweet disposition to lack Kent. ALICE "Panther Woman" TAYLOR leaves her exotic charm to Patty Post. ROY WHALIN leaves to become a "Professah." ALBERT WINKLER leaves his marvelous physique to "Wettie" Leech. PEGGY WOODS leaves to join Reggie and keep house in Inglewood. RUTH WYNE leaves her drawl to Micky Wilkes. THOMAS SLOAN bequeaths his strong silent ways to all loud-mouths. SACHIKO SUEDA leaves her motto "Silence is Golden," to Bill Taguwa. MARY WOOSLEY leaves her sarcasm to anyone who can take it. SEISHI YASANUGA leaves to become a Iapanese announcer--some day. TSUTOMU MOCHIZUKI leaves the faculty still trying to pronounce his name. l3Ol FIRST SEMESTER A-ll and B-ll A-ll OFFICERS SECOND SEMESTER TOMMY WILKES - - - President - - - - WILBUR FRANKLIN WILBUR FRANKLIN - - Vice-President - - - - TOMMY WILKES IEAN STREITWIESER - - - Secretary - - - IEAN STREITWIESER IEAN STREITWIESER - - - Treasurer - - - - IEAN STREITWIESER LEO ROSSET - - - Sergeant-at-Arms - - TOMMY WILKES REGGIE TRELOAR - - Reporter - - REGGIE TRELOAR PHYLLIS ORDWAY - Girls' League - PHYLLIS ORDWAY MISS SHEARER - - - Sponsors - - MISS SHEARER MISS MILLS - - - - ---- MISS MILLS FIRST SEMESTER B-ll OFFICERS SECOND SEMESTER MERLE MCHENRY - - - - President V - ---- IOHN GANDSEY RAYMOND RICHHART - Vice-President - - - RAYMOND RICHHART IACK KENT ---- - Secretary - - - GEORGINA TIFFANY IACK KENT ---- - Treasurer - - - MERLE MCHENRY MARY BRIGANTI - - Sergeant-at-Arms - REGGIE SMITH P14 MARTHA HOKE - - - Reporter - - - IOHN MCDONALD MARIAN SPEHEGER - Girls' League - MARIAN SPEHEGER MISS CHASE ----- - Sponsor - - - MISS E. IONES SEPTEMBER--Back to school. Liberty is at an end. A0 ocToBER-Hq11OWe'en1 W JJ NOVEMBER Sure is hot Class meeting the 12th. Brand new otiicers elected President, Tommy Wilkes, Vice-Pres., Wilbur Franklin, Sec.-Treas., Ieanne 5 Streitwieser, Serg.-at-Arms, Leo Rosset, G. L. Rep., Phyllis Ordway. Iunior prom was discussed. DECEMBER-Lull. Christmas vacation. W IANUARY-Class meeting Ian. 4.. Wilbur Franklin unanimously chosen to rep- X AL 'W resent the class in the election of Student Body officers. Class meeting the 25th. A-10's met this time too. Classes decided to give a play to earn money for the Prom. Reggie Treloar was put in charge of the stage crew, and Harry Bell in charge of the advertising. The play was chosen by Mrs. Engle. It is called "Dulcy." First semester is almost over. FEBRUARY-A-l l's now. Tryouts for the play Feb. I5 and 16. The judges were X ' Miss Shearer, Miss Mills, Miss E. Iones and Mrs. Engel. The cast was an- nounced the l7th. They are: Dulcy, Norma Seematter, Gordon Smith, Carl Andrews, William Parker, Wilbur Franklin, Vincent Leach, Weston Leech, C. Roger Forbes, Addison Smith, Mrs. Forbes, Dorthy lean Craig, Angela Forbes, Helen Smith, Tom Sterret, David Powell, Blair Patterson, Iohnny W Schmidt, Schuyler Van Dyck, Iack Kent, and Akira, Akira Nakamura. MARCH-Darn these weekly compositions, anyhow! No meeting this month. Play rehearsals start. APRIL-A class meeting was held on the 3rd to discuss the business of the play. Committees were chosen. Advertising, Harry Bell, Properties, Patty Post, Tickets, Harry Bell, Costumes, Doris Kresse,Ushering, Ieanne Streit- ' wieser, Stage Crew, Reggie Thelear. There are going to be two perform- ances of "Dulcy," one, on Thursday afternoon, admission IU and I5 cents, the second on Friday evening, 25 cents general admission and 35 cents reserved seats. We're going to have all girl ushers with two boys at each door, and one in the box office. I31l 'Sw' A-10 and B-10 FIRST SEMESTER OFFICERS SECOND SEMESTER IEAN BORDEAUX - - - President - - ---- IEAN BORDEAUX ARTHUR WOODCOCK Vice-President - - - LAWRENCE SOMMERS RUTH TAYLOR - - - - Secretary - - - - RUTH TAYLOR RUTH TAYLOR - - - - Treasurer - - - RUTH TAYLOR LAWRENCE SOMMERS Sergeant-at-Arms - - ARMY DOWELL ANNABEL MCNEES - - Reporter - - ANNABEL MCNEES PHYLLIS SEARS - - Girls' League - VIRGINIA TRALLER MRS. YOUNG - - - - Sponsor - ---- MRS. YOUNG FIRST SEMESTER OFFICERS SECOND SEMESTER MARION KEATING - - President - ---- HARRY SLOVER EUPHRASIA TAYLOR Vice-President - - - - HAROLD MASSIE MILTON CARLSON - - Secretary - - - EILEEN ROWE MILTON CARLSON - - Treasurer - - - - EILEEN ROWE LUCILLE ACREE - - Sergeant-at-Arms - MARION KEATING EUPHRASIA TAYLOR Girls' League - - - - MARIE TURNER MRS. ENGEL - - - - Sponsor - ----- MRS. ENGEL FIRST SEMESTER OFFICERS SECOND SEMESTER DONNA MCCUTCHEON - President - ----- PEDRO PINA TED HATA ---- Vice-President - - MARIORIE DAVIDSON RAMONA CARLIN - - Secretary - - - INEZ NICOLE'I'l'I RAMONA CARLIN - - Treasurer - - - INEZ NICOLETTI PEDRO PINA - - - - Reporter - - - - ELAINE VVHITT LEOTA HIGHT - - - Girls' League - - MARIORIE DAVIDSON MRS. EISCHEN - - - - Sponsor - ---- MRS. EISCHEN FIRST SEMESTER OFFICERS SECOND SEMESTER MARVIN GOETTSCH - - President - ---- IACK THOMAS KENNETH PERKINS - Vice-President - NORRINE SCHROEDER MISS IANEVES - - - - Sponsor - ---- MISS IANEVES FIRST SEMESTER OFFICERS SECOND SEMESTER MARION GOETTSCH - - President - ----- TACK THOMAS KENNETH PERKINS - Vice-President - - NORINE SCHROEDER AUDREY STANLEY - Girls' League - - PAULINE AUSTIN EDGAR MCDONALD - - Reporter - - EDGAR MCDONALD MISS LOCKE ---- - Sponsor - ---- MISS LOCKE Taking active part in all fields of campus life, the A-I0 class has completed an outstanding record this year and has laid a firm foundation for school lead- ership in the future. In scholarship, athletics, music, social activities, and in all the other phases of school life, class members have been leaders and en- thusiastic workers. Those who made the scholarship society are: Muriel Alverson, Amry Dowell, Thelma Hogburg, Robert Isaacs, Iohn Schwartz, Arthur Woodcock, and Virf ginia Traller. Some of the other organizations to which the 10th graders be- long are the Varsity Club, G. A. A. Latin Club, Key Club, Iapanese Club, Mad- rigals, Girls' League, and Boys' League. The girls' trio made up of Muriel Alverson, Marjorie Page, and Coral Lin- deman, accompanied by Norma Patterson, is one of the most popular musical groups in school. In their performances both inside and outside school, they have displayed talent and personality. All in all, the A-I0 class has achieved a goal of high merit. l32l FIRST SEMESTER ARLYS FOSSUM - - - IIMMY DOWELL - RODELLA BAYS - EDWARD WEST - - IEAN HOWE - - MRS. KELLY - - FIRST SEMESTER BRUNO GIACONIA - - CHRISTINE MAUK - - LOUIE BRIGANTI - - - - - - LOUIE BRIGANTI ---- - BOB CARLSON ------- KAZUCHIKA SAKAMOTO ELSIE HALL ------ MRS. MORSE ---- FIRST SEMESTER LOUISE THOMPSON - - MARY LOUISE PINA - KATHLEEN MICKLE - - MR. BARROW - - - FIRST SEMESTER RICHARD MILLER - - IOAN RAMSKILL - ORMSBY MILLER - VERN LOVELADY - - CAROLYN WILKES - IOAN RAMSKILL - MR. AUSTIN - - - FIRST SEMESTER PAULINE NEWELL - - ZELLON IOHNSON - - - CHARLES HAMMOND - ILEEN IOHNSON - MISS COLLER - A-9 and B-9 OFFICERS SECOND SEMESTER - - - President - - - VAN NESS BARNARD - - Vice-President - - LOIS IANE ALLEN Secretary-Treasurer - - BETTY HATTON - - - Reporter - - EDWARD WEST - Girls' League - - ARLYS FOSSUM 4 Sponsor - - MRS. KELLY OFFICERS SECOND SEMESTER - - President - - ---- BOB FORDYCE - Vice-President - - - - MARIORIE OBOLE Secretary - - - - - ALMA MCHENRY - - Treasurer - - - ---- ALMA MCI-IENRY Sergeant-at-Arms ----- BRUNO GIACONIA - - Reporter - - - - KAZUCHIKA SAKAMOTO - Girls' League - ---- ALMA MCHENRY - Sponsor - ---- MRS. MORSE OFFICERS SECOND SEMESTER - - President - - - - Vice-President - - Secretary-Treasurer - Girls' League - - - Sponsor - OFFICERS - - President - - - Vice-President - - - - Secretary - - - - WILLIAM I-IUNSAKER - - LOUISE THOMPSON - - MITSUKO TOKE - - - ANNA BAY - - - MR. BARROW SECOND SEMESTER - DONALD HITCHCOCK - - - IOAN RAMSKILL SHIRLEY GUTENFELDER Sergeant-at-Arms - - - RICHARD MILLER - - Reporter - - - CAROLYN WILKES - Girls' League - - ARLYS FOSSUM - - Sponsor - - - - - MR. AUSTIN OFFICERS SECOND SEMESTER - - President - - - - - - IOHN BATOVSKY - Vice-President - - - Secretary and - - - - Treasurer - - - Reporter - - Girls' League - - Sponsor - I 33 l - - - 'rosHIo UNE - TAKAYEKO UNEDA - roM'1Ko' KXMEI . ILEEN IOHNSON - Miss COLLER Ct! I-I FIRST SEMESTER ELTON GARLAND - VERA MAY WEBER - DONALD GUY - - DONALD GUY - - - RAYMOND RUSSELL - BILLY IOHNSON - - HELEN MYLES - - MR. BURCHETT - FIRST SEMESTER CHARLES RITCHIE - RUBY BENNER - - ELIZABETH FISH - ELIZABETH FISH - MINA HORMELL - BEN PRIME ---- VIRGINIA ZAMPERINI MISS MABEE - - - FIRST SEMESTER ERNESTINE THOMAS LEAH BRATTON - - PATSY DOOLEY - FUSAYE BINGO - MRS. BULL - - FIRST SEMESTER ERNEST BANKS - - CONRAD CHRISTENSEN CHARLENE FLOYD - LYLE MULHALL - - NORMAN DAIGH - HELEN CRAIG - - MR. WADDINGHAM - FIRST SEMESTER ALENE LAMB - - - THOMAS BOWKER - GAY RILEY - - - BILLY DEAN - - IOI-IN HUDSON - - - RHEA MAY HAEFELI RHEA MAY I-IAEFELI MR, STONE ---- A-8 and B-8 OFFICERS - President - Vice-President - Secretary - - Treasurer - Sergeant-at-Arms - Reporter - Girls' League - Sponsor - OFFICERS Q President - Vice-President - Secretary - - Treasurer - Sergeant-at-Arms - Reporter - Girls' League - Sponsor - OFFICERS - President - Vice-President - Secretary - Girls' League - Sponsor - OFFICERS - President - Vice-President - Secretary - Sergeant-at-Arms - Reporter - Girls' League - Sponsor - OFFICERS - President - Vice-President - Secretary - - Treasurer - Sergeant-at-Arms - Reporter - Girls' League - Sponsor - I34I SECOND SEMESTER - ---- HELEN MYLES - - MARY WALLS - ELEANOR LUKES - EUGENE SHANER - RAYMOND RUSSELL - BILLY IOHNSON - ERNESTINE MAUK - - - MR. GRIGSBY SECOND SEMESTER - - - CHARLES RITCHIE - - RUBY BENNER - ELIZABETH FISH - ELIZABETH FISH - MINA HORMELL - - - BEN PRIME - ELIZABETH ROSSI - - MISS MABEE SECOND SEMESTER - - - - WENDELL MILLER - ROBERT ERNST - - BETTY LIBBY - FUSAYE BINGO - - MRS. BULL - - ERNEST BANKS - LUCILLE ANTHONY - CHARLENE FLOYD - - - ERNEST BANKS - NORMAN DAIGH - - - HELEN CRAIG - - - MR. WADDINGHAM SECOND SEMESTER - ----- GAY RILEY - DORIS ECKERSLEY - - RHEA MAY HAEFELI - - - BILLY PARTON - - ALENE LAMB - - - BILLY DEAN - BEVERLY WHITNEY - - - MR. STONE FIRST SEMESTER PHYLLIS CAMPBELL - GEORGE HENDERSON MAGDA SEMENETZ - GEORGE HENDERSON MARCIA ROUS - - - MRS. ALLEN ---- FIRST SEMESTER CLAIR IOHNSON - - PEGGY MITCHELL - ELAINE FOSTER - BUD ANDERSON - EROS SMYTHE - - REBA ELLIS - - - MISS BURN!-IAM - FIRST SEMESTER ELDON YOUNGKEN - ROWLAND IUSTICE - MARGERY CLAYTON VIRGINIA McELFRESH MR. MOWRY - - - President - Vice-President Secretary and T Reporter - Girls' League Sponsor - - President - Vice-President A-7 cmd B-7 OFFICERS - - - President - - - - - Vice-President - - - Secretary-Treasurer - - - - Reporter - - - - Girls' Lecxgue - - Sponsor - - OFFICERS - - President - - - Vice-President - - - Secretary - - - Sergeant-at-Arms - - Reporter - - - Girls' League - - Sponsor - - OFFICERS - - President - - - - Vice-President - - - - Secretory - - - - Girls' League - - - Sponsor - - OFFICERS I'eGSLlI'9I' - OFFICERS Secretory-Treasurer - Reporter - Q Girls' League Sponsor - - I35l SECOND SEMESTER - - - - MARCIA ROUS - - - BERNICE IAVENS GEORGIA BILLINGSLEY - GEORGE HENDERSON - CONSTANCE FERNLEY - - - - MRS. ALLEN SECOND SEMESTER - WILSON WOODBURN - - - T. C. WARD - BUD ANDERSON - CHIKAO KUIUBU - - BLAIRE MOORE - PEGGY MITCHELL - MISS BURNHAM SECOND SEMESTER - - - BEN YOUNGKEN - - - - RAY DOBBINS - DONALD THOMPSON - VIRGINIA MCELFRESH - - - - MR. MOWRY HARLAND IOHNSON GUY CLAIRE - MARGARET SCHULTZ FRED RUSSELL DANE DANIELS MISS VAUBEL BOB FULTON - IOE MAREK - MILDRED IENSEN - MILDRED IENSEN VIRGINIA RAY MR. COCI-IRAN " Q fo? 17 M vfxkgfjw JW-yr? U9 X N 3 5 JW L ,X X' f Wmwfb W M ' M iw KW 1 od MJ fwfggijgf, gf . 'nigh ffl. ff 51 ,dsfw W if f ' W WlM p if g,q,L,, WW 1f ,Mfgy w,gglsf:g., Ww' J In 1 5LL7 N. an uh WMWIMTMWQVQQI W jjfff PWM ff' MSW U f ?W,f2?MCf'5vgjHg, W ,WW f U 1'WW lwjgfpgng My , ' 'V , Ml ,V fH.!,'fI ,ljj 'Mr fj 0 J' M f ' SU - mf olglaw. 7if,u.'g4's- f,- ff -J-"4'?..L1 ,uw-:v J- ,, I1 ,.-,Er ,4.-1,-,-51,-1. 'J Aa. ,jf ,4Kj7,g,, . fiy'-g of X' fir Aff K 5m""Q' ' "' ,f.,n' 7 -H :Al -V-14. . ,,L.,-fN,,fLg M- --Hi I, 1 '- fri df 7 fm X f ' 4' 9 all x Q' - I - f X S... gif? if I WMWW wfifw iifmffitjwfffflyfwwwpfw M if IWW W f r I vw IINW W ,ff ,A UAW - 'I A fy I jf D ' M17 lvl mii Rex FIRST ROW: Whalin, Tiffany, Nagayama, Craig, Creighton, Taylor, Fukai, Keeler. SECOND ROW: Isaacs, Dowell, Alverson, Traller, Hogburg, See! matter, Norman, Hickey, Herlett, Bell. THIRD ROW: Kresse, Sears, Streit- wieser, Long, Hogue, Hall. FOURTH ROW: Yasunaga, Hill, Woodcock, Higgins, Elder, Kirkland. FIRST SEMESTER OFFICERS SECOND SEMESTER MARGARET I-IOGUE Q - President - - MARGARET HOGUE LAURA MAY HYDE - - - Vice-President - - IEANNE STREITWIESER ALICE TAYLOR - - - - Secretary - - - - ALICE TAYLOR DOROTHY ELDER - - Treasurer - - - NORMA SEEMATTER NORMA SEEMATTER - - Reporter - - NORMA SUMATTER MISS MILLS ---- A Sponsor - - - - MISS MILLS "Who are all those industrious students?" "It's the Scholar- ship Society, of coursel" Anyone wishing to join must have tour R's and the recommendations of three teachers. The Schol- arship Society wishes to raise its standards and to exchange progressive ideas with other schools. 45 igiiscku. , last 'Es A BIG BROTHER-BIG SISTER "Are you my big sister?" "Now Where is that little brother of mine?" So that the B-7's could learn the ways of the upper grade students taster, the World Friendship club sponsored a Big Brother-Big Sister idea. All the older students took a cer- tain B-7 under their wings and helped them with their prob- lems concerning school lite. Several fine social events have been given. FIRST ROW: Flores, Pierson, McGee, Nirnns, Ray, Dawson, Shimotani, Iensen, Unger, Robinson, Barba, Carlin, Olsen, lkezoe, Iackson, I. Cook, Treloar, Shultz, Chambers, Rios, Ordaz, Daniels. SECOND ROW: Sears, Gotts, Taylor, Elder, Hickey, Nagayarna, Hall, Haetli, Higgins, Mrs Allen, Woods, McCutcheon, Fukai, Landreth, Seematter, Hogue, Ordway Babcock, Ortega, Pina, Mcfflfresh, THIRD ROW: Prowton, Yasunaga Honda, Fulton. Dodos, C. Young. FOURTH ROW: Whalin, S. Yasunaga Harsted, Foster, Sommers, Prince, Schimrnick, Bender, Clair, Wallace, N Sleeth, Malin, Iohnson, Post, Duncan, Grace, Hamman. FIFTH ROW' Smith, Lawver, Hansen, Bischoff, Trezise, Madore, Winkler, Herlett, Harris Smart, Keeler, Sleeth, Murray, Richardson, R. Gilbert, Templeton, Leech C. Gilbert, Andrews, Disario, Mr. Barrow. f f 1 it I I--I lil ,Wil will u Swv fm g.a,Q,y,Q49-Mol. I 11,0 rt!-up L J' , 1.4. - 11.44. Carl.. gg GQa,qw i Lim. QQ QQ- Sbflfdli Lu, W, ,Wi I-45114115 Half li - FIRST ROW: Batovsky, Traller, Hill, Tiffany, Black, Smith, Higgins, Bartlett, 1 v Nagayama, Fukai, Neal, Wright. SECOND ROW: Acree, E. Whitt, I. Whitt, 1. '- ' 1 L fQ,4f , 4" '- U 1 George, Wilkes, Crook, Wood, Shafer, Carlin, R. Norman, Mrs. Hitzler, X f A , ' Pag-e. THIRD ROW: E. Smith, V. Smith, Post. Miles, Spehegar, Hall, i cg I , I y gp 2, A , L Schroeder, Alverson. FIFTH ROW: McCarthy, Vincent, Kresse, Iacobs, Ord- Z' , F ' f 4, ' way, K. Carlin, Craig, Long, Crandall. FIFTH ROW: R. Taylor, Elder, A. , ,' K , 4 ' ' Taylor, P. Sears, Hogue, Rowe, McNees, Patterson, E. Taylor, I. I-Ioke, ', ' 'lf 'L I - fl . f if f -' ' I f- Schipper, West, I. Smith. SIXTH ROW: M. Hoke, McHenry, Mize. f 4 J- ' ' . .. Y' , -- 1, ,lb H 1 - 4 I 4 'I , gf f ' -l- h 'SV .,. ff.....' V ' 8 U - I W i , ' I' ' ' , " v - I1 1, af - FIRST SEMESTER OFFICERS SECOND SEMESTER 5-1 A Q ' 1' X , 7 I DOROTHY SHAW - - - President 4--- MIDGE HIGGINS N' ' . " . PEGGY WOOD - - - Vice-President - - - NORMA IACOBS ' I A 2- - ' PEGGY WOOD - - - Secretary - - - PEGGY WOOD ' -I' ' ,V ' ' I NORMA IACOBS - - - Sergeant-at-Arms - - DORIS KRESSE ,Q B. I' A IRMA SI-IAFER - - - - Reporter - - - IRMA SHAFER ' ' f' ' " . . 'IN L 3 MRS. HITZLER - - - Sponsor - - - - MRS. HITZLER ,Cf , "Oh, my shin!" "Must I take exercises?" Sounds like the I G. A. A. They Wish to promote an interest in girls' sports, emphasizing sportsmanship, social concern, cooperation, and responsibility. They have attended several playdays and have I given many dances. n I 40 l f 'W ' .MM j f ,f 'uf 19 'XI If aj , , I I J JA W, f FIRST SEMESTER MOP ICERQX SE OND SEMESTER MARIAN SEARS - -fs - - President X- - - MARIAN SEAR ' . ELSA NORMAN - - Vice-Presidefn - - ELOISE WOOW DORIS KRESSE ----- Secretary' ----- DORIS KRESSE NORENE SCHROEDER - - - Treasurer - - NORENE SCHROEDEB l MARIAN SPEI-IEGER - - - Reporter - - - MARIAN SPEHEGE - MISS PARKS - - - - Sponsor - - - - MISS ARK 4175! I f .1 X 7 , ,,.. . . ,, .. f f Why arent you Wearing your rniddie and skirt? Every- one bring canned goods for our baskets!" The Girls' League ' D has been very efficient in giving baskets of food. They wi A Of I not only to help the needy, but to instill in each girl, the honor of serving. 1 fi f, ffv'w7 fx? I M bi -1 WMA rrfwqe I FIRST ROW: Slover, V. Smith, Howe, Fukai, Findlay, Campbell, Craig, Marek, Bingo. SECOND ROW: Kehoe, Possum, Carlin, Whitney, Traller, Turner, Shibuta. THIRD ROW: Fernley, Speheger, Sears, Wood, Kresse, FOURTH ROW: Schultz, Rous, Parks, King, Schroeder, I-Iamman, Iohn- son, FIFTH ROW: Haeleli, Ramskill, I, Smith, Norman, Crandell, Ordway. I4ll IT! IT! FIRST ROW: Seematter, Hull, Tresize, Templeton, Landreth, Hickey, Madore, Wood, Hanson, Fernley, Leech. SECOND ROW: Nagayama, Fukai, Creighton, King, Higgins, McCutcheon, Sears, Mrs. Allen, Keefer, Richardson, Herlett. THIRD ROW: Treloar, A. Smith, McElfresh, Elder, Hogue, Gotts, Andrews. FOURTH ROW: Gilbert, Kent, Sleeth, Murray, Bischoff, Harris, Lawver. FIFTH ROW: Duncan, Whalen, Hansen, Mr Barrow, Foster, Bell. FIRST SEMESTER OFFICERS SECOND SEMESTER PAUL KASPER - - - President - - LAURA MAY HYDE LAURA MAY HYDE - - Vice-President NORMA SEEMATTER FLORENCE BUCHMAN - - Secretary - - - - MARY HICKEY BILL KEEFER - - - - Treasurer - - - BILL KEEPER WESTON LEECH - - Reporter - - WESTON LEECH "What We Want is World Peace and International Friend- ship!" This is the aim of the World Friendship Club. To enter, you must be interested in World Peace and voted in by the club. The World Friendship club sponsored the "Brother and Sister Movement." E421 . I We r Weir FIRST SEMESTER OFFICERS SECOND SEMESTER BOB BISCHOFF - - - President - - - IOHN MCDONALD IOHN MCDONALD - - Vice-President - - - DOROTHY ELDER ALICE TAYLOR - - - f Secretary - - - - ALICE TAYLOR MARION SPEHEGER ---- Treasurer - - - MARION SEARS MARION SEARS - - - Social Chairman - GEORGINA TIFFANY MARION SPEHEGER ---- Reporter - - - MARION SPEHEGER MRS. YOUNG - - - Sponsor - - - - MRS, YOUNG "Whether it is or isn'tg that is the question?" Many interesting Worldwide topics are discussed and de- bated at the monthly meetings of this Club. Impromptu talks are encouraged. As there is no public speaking class this year, the students aim to become better speakers in this man- ner. FIRST ROW: Seematter, Hull, Templeton, Sears, Elder, Taylor, Hogue, Richardson, Bell, R. Gilbert, McDonald, Whalin. SECOND ROW: Abram-Q son, Hansen, Tiffany, Post, Iacobs, Babcock, McCutcheon, Streitwieser, Keefer, Speheger, C, Gilbert, THIRD ROW: Bischoff, Duncan, Hall, Herlett, Lincoln, Neal, Landreth, Harris, Andrews. FOURTH ROW: Tolson, Foster, Marek, Yasanaga, Schultz, Pina. I43l lil I1-'I ---.-- -.-nv ...1..,., ......, ... .x.l.v., 1. --init, iuuwigvu, ucuiniciiiiuii, McCutcheon, wbcock, Post, E, Whitt, Figueredo. SECOND ROW: Disario, Tiffany, Austin, Williams, Mrs. Eischen, Boyd, Kelley, THIRD HOW: Lock, Kent, Mize, Streitwieser, Schultz, Miles, Elder, McElfresh, A. Taylor, Sears, Sleeth, Richardson, Keeter. FOURTH ROW: Norman, Carlin, Wright, Northington, Hall, Isbel. FIFTH ROW: Craig, McHenry, Hull, Trezise, Mowry. SIXTH ROW: Baker, R. Gilbert, Hill, Smart, Winkler, Templeton, C. Gilbert, Harris, Hansen, Miller, White. FIRST SEMESTER OFFICERS SECOND SEMESTER BOB SLEETI-I - - - President - - GERALD TEMPLETON BILL KEEFER - - - Vice-President - - - DOROTHY ELDER DOROTHY ELDER - - - Secretary - - MARGARET HOGUE CARL GILBERT - - - - Treasurer - - - - IOHN SMART MARGARET I-IOGUE - - -Wardrobe - - GEORGINA TIFFANY ALBERT WINKLER - - - Custodian - - ALBERT WINKLER GEORGINA TIFFANY - - - Librarian - - - EILEEN BABCOCK BOB TREZISE ---- Business Manager - - - A IACK KENT MRS .EISCHEN - - - Sponsor - - - - MRS. EISCHEN l'Say, Ahl" 'La de a de ah." "Rather resembles the Mad- rigals, don't you think?" The Madrigals wish to find enjoy- ment and an appreciation of music through the singing of the worlds finest music. I44l OFFICERS President - - - CHARLOTTE GOTTS Vice-President - - HENRIETTA KING Secretary - - - - MERLE MCHENRY Treasurer - ---- MERLE MCHENRY Reporter - - MARGARET BATOVSKY Sponsors - - MRS. ALLEN and MR. BARROW "Left, right, left, right. Goodness, girls, let's try to keep in step." Pep Club? It must be, with all that vitality. The Pep Club aims to put more pep into the sports, and they have done a good job for their first year. FIRST ROW: E. Whitt, Slover, McElfresh, Doner, Gotts, Batovsky, V. Hill, E. Hill, M. Haeieli. SECOND ROW: Wood, Mrs. Allen, L. Hill, I. Whitt, eb dow Howe, Fossum, Allen, Casbaker, R a Ev-ereit, M. Barrow, Higgins. THIRD ROW: I. Hoke, V. Hasegawa, Mc- Ginnis, Clark, Duncan, McNees, ROW: Turner, N. Schroeder, P. Haefeli, Welch, King, Williams, Miles, McCune, Hauck, M. Vincent. M. Hoke, Den- nis, Briggs, McHenry, SEVENTH Mize, I. Smith, Lan- dreth, Gull, Pankey. EIGHTH ROW: Wright, l45l P1-I FIRST ROW: I. Schmidt, Madore, Nady, A. Smith. SECOND ROW: Bischoff, Hansen, Hull, Kent, Richart, Winkler, Wilkes, Herlett, Sleeth, Harris, Keeler, Coast. THIRD ROW: Coach Donahue, Schimmik, C. Gilbert, Pup- koff, Sart, Hall, A. Smith, Harsted, Trezise, Rosset, Richardson, R. Gil- bert, R. Smith, Kalina, Powell, Clernmer. FIRST SEMESTER RAY RICHHART - LEO ROSSETT - - FORREST MCHENRY FORREST McHENRY ALBERT WINKLER COACH DONAHUE OFFICERS - President - Vice-President - Secretary - - Treasurer - Sergeant-at-Arms - - Sponsor - SECOND SEMESTER - - IAMES HERLETT - - TOMMY WILKES - - BOB SLEETH - - - BOB SLEETH - ALBERT WINKLER - COACH DONAHUE "Oh, look at all that muscle!" "Aren't they grand?" The Varsity club is open only to lettermen who Wish to promote good fellowship and build up athletics. The club has been giving noon dances, thus building up the athletic fund. 46 l OFFICERS Commander-in-Chief ---- ----- l IMMY HERLETT "Don't rushl Single file, pleasel" There they are, right on the jobl The T rtar Knights have one good Work in keeping order in Aud lls. Senior H4 boy are voted in and aim to C3953 at C fu ns j 59 , lofi E 1 My C W f M T NX' W- W M W W on U lyxl FIRST ROW: Hull, Sleeth, Trezise, Keeler, Harris, Herlett, Winkler, Bischoff, Benner. SECOND ROW: Schimmick, Smith, Hanson, Harstead, Bay, Coast, Rosset, Wilkes, Treloar, Schmidt. THIRD ROW: Nady, Madore, Coach Donahue, Richhart, Templeton, C, Gilbert, Miller, Richardson, Law- ver, R. Gilbert. l47l ,Lj,4,, f,rL.uAA-2-if es! 1 'uk I Q kk ,A-4 4--1-1. F aux :zur iZ2?,ZlaZ1'i1piffZj'Jfff, J ive- My 'MM-' ' Il-m Lo-M ,,:'r if-l-444, Q., 4-4.1.- ,..,,4, fc.,-41 ' ' J z.. If-..Q,, f J l Q, f A-u-'i 5 I J, MX' 4.1-I LA,-jp? A 1 i Y 'Yi , X . Z FIRST ROW: Kent, Madore, Hanson, Hull, Richhart, Bischoff, C. Gilbert, M. Richardson, R. Gilbert. SECOND ROW: Gandsey, Herlett, Gerner, Sleeth, -7 , Keeler, Treloar, Fernley, Rosset, Miller. THIRD ROW: Winkler, Harris, A,,.. -plf Smart, Trezise, Pupkoti, Templeton, M. Coast, Dennis, Woodcock, Grubbs, ' ,K Coast, Miles, Wilkes, Tanouye. FOURTH ROW: Hall, Mr. Donahue, I. jr ,079 44,-g,L-Mhardson, Smith, Amman, Tagawa, Kalina. as-5 A can E Q f . I ff-4443 WK IAMES HERLETT ----- Presi Trl - - - HENRY PUPKOFF RAYMOND RICHHART - - Vice. esident - - - RAYMOND RICHART FORREST MCHENRY - - ? - Secretary - - - IUNIOR RICHARDSON FORREST MCHENRY .- - - easurer ----- ALBERT WINKLER X A I' 'NQcm',-L f . X "ls everyone coming to the Key Club Amateur Show?" The boys who join the Key Club must first be members of the Varsity Club. Their aim is to raise funds for injured athletes, and one ot the best ways is to give amateur shows. l48l FIRST SEMESTER WILBUR FRANKLIN IOE BAY ---- MILTON CARLSON MILTON CARLSON ART I-IEDRICK - - MR, STONE - - OFFICERS - President Vice-Preside - Secretary - Treasurer - Reporter - Sponsor nt SECOND SEMESTER - WILBUR FRANKLIN - - ART I-IEDRICK - MILTON CARLSON - MILTON CARLSON - - ART I-IEDRICK - MR. STONE "Moo-oool" "Baa-aal" 'lCluck, cluckl" Sounds like the F. F. A.l It is, and they are improving their knowledge of poultry, stock, and soil. They have attended the Pomona Fair and Western Livestock Show, bringing home medals and cups. They also visited the San Fernando Poultry Farm and made a study ot forest trees. FRONT ROW: Kalina, Franklin, Bay, Tresize, A, Hedrick, West, Ortega, Condon, Carlson, Nakamura, BACK ROW: I-Iata, Mr. Stone, Tanouye, L. Hedrick, Coast, Maupin, Winkler, Harris, Roberts, Colburn, Maeda, Figue- redo. l I I 49 I-11 FIRST ROW: Ordway, Smith, Post, Speheger, Andrews, Tiffany, Alverson Traller, Allen, Fossum, Howe, Hatton, Austin. SECOND ROW: V. Hill, Acree, Lincoln, E. Norman, R. Norman, Hasegawa, Anthony, Miles, L. Hill, Mrs. Morse, Dowell, Seematter, Tagawa. FIRST SEMESTER MARIORIE PAGE - VIRGINIA TRALLER - - GEORGINIA TIFFANY GEORGINIA TIFFANY BILL TAGUWA ---- MRS. MORSE - OFFICERS - President - Vice-President - Secretary - - Reporter - - Treasurer - - Sponsor - SECOND SEMESTER - GEORGINA TIFFANY - MARIAN SPEHEGER - - PEGGY OLSEN - - CARL ANDREWS - - BILL TAGAWA - MRS. MORSE Sentenia sociatatis est "Non scholae sed vitae discimusf' Carmen est "Gandeamus Igiturf' The Latin Club is going Roman in a big way. They want to become acquainted with Roman lite, customs and ideals. They have had a large increase of membership, and are try- ing to better their programs. 50 l YAKU IN Kaicho - - ---- - TSUYOKO FUKAI Fuku-Kaicho - - MASAHARU HATA Shoki-Kaikei - ------ TOMIYE NAGAYAMA Tsushin Sha - - FUMIKO ISHIKAWA and KIKUE SHIOTSU Komcm - ------- SENSEI EISCHEN SHIKAKU: Kunen sei ijo no Nippon jiri seito. MOKUTEKI: "Tagoku no hitobito to motto kosai shi, tomo- dachi ni naru kotog gakuen no tame ni kinmu suru kotof' The Iapanese Club has had a busy year. Ori Girls' Day they held a Iapariese-American banquet. They had a Mothers' Day program, and celebrated Boys' Day. FIRST ROW: Mrs. Eischen, Nagayama, Hamano, Shibuta, Fukai, Kamei, Kujuba, Hasegawa, T. Ishikawa, K. Shiatsu. SECOND ROW: Naka- mura, Shimoda, Taguwa, Maeda, Sueda, F. lshikawa, Toke, Y. Shiotsu. THIRD ROW: Yasunaga, Tanouye, T. Hata, M, Hata. l51l lil FIRST ROW: Smith, Wilkes, Crook, Higgins, Miss M. Iones, Sears, Wood. Fukai, P. Haefeli, Everett, SECOND ROW: Carlin, Wyne, Iohns, M. Hae- feli, Gotts, Batovsky, Hickey. THIRD ROW: McNees, Toler, Neal, Floyd. McElfresh, Welch, Landreth. OFFICERS President - - - - - RUTH SPECHT Vice-President - - GENEVA ANDREWS Secretary - - - - LOIS EVERETT Treasurer - - - - MILDRED HIGGINS Sergeant-at-Arms - - - MARY HICKEY Sponsor - - - MlSS M. IONES "Clickety, click, click!" "Eighteen plus four minus threel" The Commercial Club is at it again. They aim to build a knowl- edge of commercial everyday existence. They honored Miss Ianeves, new commercial teacher, with a Welcoming party, and had a speaker address them. l52l Stage Manager , Paul Harested Addison Smith In Charge ot Scenery . William Walker L Ralph Gilbert . jReggie Treloar Electricians . l luck Kent Stage Hand . . Bob Bischoff Faculty Sponsor . . Mr. Burchett With orders ol"Don't drop that table!" "Watch your step on the ratttrsl" and similar commands, the members of the Stage Crew charge ahead and put up the stage for aud calls, plays, and other entertainments. ln spite of the fact that our auditorium was demolished, the boys have done very well. If ,f . 'V' - , 7 nfkfyugb ,X - kj Qx-Ld! 1-sf' ' 'QM A4 4- c'-ff. LL"f44" vx.t'f-1.4, " 2' ' 4' Q,,..f CA..ae0 11-Nb? 'IL' wwf f . i ,, .Q V34 4 Z Cm-wean .74f'Cf AA l'Ld7aVQ y 4A,,"C, 47 0-X I 046 C ff-nhl ,lax J M. 06,44,aV11.e-'giflf s -f' .K Ku, 7ft..,f4uaL, V V, te ?04,+Q, A A FIRST ROW: Kent, Mr. Burchett, Smith, R mr, Harstead, Bischoff, Wa ker. , , 1 1 ld ukifgk Qcpff l53l 'WI X' 2-'I' 'V iq fy 7 fy -J H by? r.-lYl.A! 1 M DMN ffvfl Milf' A :KVM , , all Jr' l th 1 W ' f H1 3 l ,D IJVJVW LV! aryl ,f .f 1 'jj I Jffv P jj L M? rg 1' ,bl jx, ,J . , M H , ,. , VJ' ' I 4 QM M ww we A , 0 if ,ff lf ' W if r ' ,x ' 9,1 ff L- Iwi ' 1 1, j . M ,J Jff M FIRST ROW: Landreth, Harrison, Sears, Harris, Crook, Kent, Lawver Fos ter. SECOND ROW: Haefeli, Floyd, Murray, Shafer, Treloar, Gotts Rich ardson. MARCELLA CROOK ETHEL FLOYD CLARK FOSTER CHARLOTTE GOTTS Pl-IYLIS I-IAEFELI LEONARD HARRIS AZALEE HARRISON SALESMEN IACK KENT DAPI-IENE LANDRETH FRANK LAWVER LOUIS MURRAY MERLE RICHARDSON MARION SEARS IRMA SI-IAFER REGGIE TRELOAR "This bar? Oh, that one over therel" "A nickel or a penny pencil?" Above peppy clerks see to it that the students are able to obtain all articles they may need in their various classes. Under the guidance of Mr. Haig, salesmen get prac- tical experience Which may lead to line jobs after they grad- uate. I54l THE CAST OF DULCY Dulcinia - - Gordon Smith - William Parker - C. Roger Forbes Mrs, Forbes - - Angela Forbes - - Schuyler Van Dyck - Tom Sterrett - - Vincent Leach - Blair Patterson - NoRMA SEEMATTER '11 . . CARL ANDREWS . WILBUR FRANKLIN - - ADDISON SMITH DOROTHY IEAN CRAIG - - A HELEN SMITH - - IACK KENT - DAVID POWELL - WESTON LEECI-I IOHNNY SCHMIDT Akira - - - - AKIRA NAKAMURA dl . "Not that Way! Try it againl Get more expression in l your voice!" This might have been heard coming from t f , I ' bungalow almost any time during the rehearsals I e I - L f ior Play, which was produced to earn U1 tory. un ' r- W , Senior Prom. Anyone in the e a nce to' J try out for a part. ' QQ " . V sul? yjfy I , My E A Nufkflb Nakamura, Franklin, Mui-rcry, Schmidt, A. Srnith, Powell, Leech, H. Smith, Seematter, Kent, Craig. 55 I' v FIRST ROW: Streitwieser, Kresse. I. Smith, Seematter, A. Smith, Hosking, Babcock, Landreth, Hickey, Foster, Iacobs, Lawver, Wilkes. SECOND ROW: Isikawa, Shiotsu, Miss Burnham, Miss Chase, Schultz, Creighton, Bell, Abramson, Sommer, Miller, Leech. EDITOR ....... , .... LAURA MAY HYDE Associated Editor .... . . IEAN STREITWIESER Business Manager . . . . HARRY BELL Business Staff Art Editor , Senior Class Organizations Faculty . Creative Work Classes . Boys' Sports Girls' Sports LORAINE HILL WESTON LEECH TOMMY WILKES I HANS SOMMER LHARVEY ABRAMSON . . NORMA IACOBS . ETHEL CREIGHTON . IEAN HOSKING . . ALICE TAYLOR . EILEEN BABCOCK PHYLLIS IEAN SHULTZ . I ADDISON SMITH lRICHARD MILLER LENORA SCHROEDER Snap Shots . . . INEZ SMITH Pictures . DAPHENE LANDRETH MELVIN BENNER NORMA SEEMATTER Reporters ROBERT RAUSS ELMER MCGAHAN ARTHUR WOODCOCK ARVAL SMITH Typists , . KAY SHIOTSU I FUMIKO ISHIKAWA Faculty Adviser . . . MISS BURNHAM Art Adviser ....,.,,.,... MISS CHASE Business Adviser ....,.....,.. MR. HAIG "Iune first is the deadline on copy and ads, rernernberf' Each student on the Annual Staii has plenty of work to do in gathering the material and putting it all together in the form of a year book, the Torch. l56l A FIRST SEMESTER OF ER ! SECOND SEMESTER IRMA SHAFER .----- amor X- . . MIDGE HIGGINS DAPHENE LANDRETH . - ssociqi Editok . - - PEGGY wooo HARVEY ABRAMSO - ' uiqu CID r - IZIQBVEY ABRAMSON NORMA ACOBS -, A an me itor f- - - IRMA SHAEER HARVE AERA oN! , E ge or A HARVEY ABRAMSON 21?-T OW j - Boy sim E tor - - - AMVIES HERLETT M NRY ' - DOROTHY ELDER A 5GEoRG1E TAPPIN A mm N 1 IEAN HUDSON IOE K NA r IOE KALINA TH OKE 1 S CLARK FOSTER c - - s .S rts dt - R I PI , , 5 AN SO - - v - ' ,A I - - - tE r - - - - - CLAR OS R - - - Puzzl ditor - - - - DON MOSER M - - - CII Ed' - - - I R 3 - 1 LOUIS MADORE I DHUH UE Ty i SAUDREY HARRY 1 PEGGY Woou '?Oh, I gift et pfex? Oh!" "We'1l need more news tor is e." e dents may enjoy the Flame, 1 's I ji y n s teyue of ool events, this staff works very XX . . I ,wjha to ect 'all the'I test W ,and ass it on to the rest i . - P 'J I the tudeht body. K 1. 1 to A f ' L L FIRST ROW: Turner, Creighton, Hoskirig, StanI-ey, Wood, Higgins, King, Shafer, Harrison, Ishikawa. SECOND ROW: Nuckles, Iacobs, Elder, Hogue, Foster, Lawyer, McDonald, Abramson, Babcock, Landreth, Treloar, Smith, Tagawa, THIRD ROW: I. Dowell, Barnard, Iavens, Gilbert, Miller, Trezise, Harris, Herlett, Madore, Dunlop, Woodcock, Lee, A. Dowell, Moser, Mr. Andrews. I57I X, I-I Pit X . ,I x ii fp ""-916 ., 1, i itil E , l f if Ill X I'-l ill llm R? Rift ri Xi 'B I--I l-11 Uunior G. A. A. Top of Page 59D BOYS' GLEE FIRST ROW: Crawford, Prime, Daniels, Hall, Powell 61 mascot, Schwartz, Clark, Dow, Dobrick Christensen. SECOND ROW: Totten, Clayton, lones, Piper, Ellis Mrs. Eischen, Foster, Ernst Iacobs, Banks, Schipper, Tanouye. THIRD ROW: Mitchell, Snow, Bechtel, Leech, Schroederi Daigh, lkezoe, lshikawa, Hudson. GIRLS' GLEE CLUB FIRST ROW: I-lormell, Dooley, Weaver, Thomas, Shimmiclc, Hudson, Delsigne, White, Bingo, Tanaka, lkezoe, Sakata. SECOND ROW: Mauk, Burchett, Moon, Stegelmeyer, Hovlid, Myles, Rusk, Mrs. Eischen, Walls, Pierson, Pruitt. THIRD ROW: Blackhall, I-laefeli, Kyle, Riley, Zarnperini, Doolittle, Sivermore, Bingo, Floyd, Lukes, Hale, Benner, Anthony, Eclcersley, Robinson, Magana. FOURTH ROW: Cox, Newman, Thomas, Wallace, Briggs, Robinson, Fish, Tarpley. t58l IUNIOR G. A. A. FIRST ROW: Iackson, Rossi, Unger, Burchett, Gutentelder, Putnam, Hudson, Cook, Shultz, Ols-en, Welch, Allen, Possum. SECOND ROW: Strautman, Bingo, Treloar, Kobayashi, Walls, Hasegawa, V, Hill, E, Hill, Howe, Findley, Wright, Patterson, Rusk, Mrs. Hitzler, Iavens. THIRD ROW: Coldiron, Riley, Honda, Rous, Bingo, Myles, Hatton, Bays, Austin, Wildes, Barkdull, McAnally, Sopckisky, Robinson, Brown, McCune, Pierson, McGinnis. FOURTH ROW: Hormell, Fernley, Watson, Neff, Shroeder, Doan, Lulces, McHenry, Campbell, Daniels, Clark, Norman, Kamei. FIFTH ROW: Smith, Semenetz, Lukes, Mauk, Ramskill, Follis, Cox, Wallace, JUNIUH E.A.!-X. FIRST SEMESTER OFFICERS SECOND SEMESTER ARLYS FOSSUM - - - President - - ARLYS FOSSUM MARY WALLS - - - Vice-President - - MARY WALLS LOIS IANE ALLEN - - - Secretary - LOIS IANE ALLEN LOIS IANE ALLEN - - Treasurer - LOIS IANE ALLEN HELEN MYLES - - - Reporter - - - HELEN MYLES MRS, HITZLER - - - - Sponsor - - - MRS. HITZLER The Iunior G. A. A. has started out with a bang! They want to teach Iunior High girls sportsmanship and allow each girl self-expression. BOYS FIRST SEMESTER OFFICERS SECOND SEMESTER DONALD HITCHCOCK - President - HOWARD FOSTER BOBBIE ROSS - - - Vice-President - ERNEST BANKS CHARLES STEADMAN - Secretary - - - - BEN PRIME CHARLES STEADMAN - Treasurer - - - BEN PRIME MRS, EISCHEN - - - Sponsor - MRS. EISCHEN GIRLS IOAN RAMSKILL - - - President - - - HELEN MYLES EILEEN IOHNSEN - Vice-President - - RUBY BENNER HAZEL BURCHETT - - Secretary - IOAN BLACKHALL HAZEL BURCHETT - - Treasurer - IOAN BLACKHALL MRS, EISCHEN - - - Sponsor - - MRS. EISCHEN "Do, mi, sol!" The Iunior High Glee Clubs are tuning up! Their purpose is to sing good choral music and learn good technique. Any eighth grade student with satisfactory citi- zenship and ability to sing may enter. I59l I1-I I1-I Ill I'-'I I-I wHff11l"f prof' bppfpw wfffffff WGVJW - ' "hw,,,,4w' ff I WM QQ QW? Ty' .Jw iffy 5 'Mop '. wfffwajwff, My WW A, , . MW! Jw !JjAjy.fQ,!j,,41ffff'4 QQQW ff Qjifgf f?1f",ffff,fiiyffL1zfffgf,ff'f'i7ff" fnfff' Xxx! QM ffffjjlglfff f'QWf,9335l5if'fff M d'fff3,wykf1W?Lp,1f"A fi ff' fi? LX Af 2 'f'-1 325 Hifiw , :ffm Qmf, , , pdafrnvff 1954, Juni! bim-. I M fl 7 1 HLU UW Qflll I -Aux , . Off! 1 Mr!! W '- I ' ' J M J. ,JB 1, I JL, Y I ' , 4 ' 1 Af. MRS. I-IITZLER, MR. DONOHUE, MR. MERRILL, MR. COCHRAN From a win and loss standpoint the i936 football season was not so success- ful as in past seasons, but when we stop to consider that we had a green team, the boys did remarkably well. After a poor start against Leuzinger with Lady Luck failing to smile upon the Tartars, Torrance finally found her stride against San Pedro, El Segundo and Gardena. Once again Narbonne came up with one of her superior teams, and Torrance was forced to bow to the Gauchos for the first time in three years after leading Narbonne 6-U in the first quarter. To signal out any player as the reason for our success, would be impossible. I believe what success we did attain can be attributed to team work and the willingness of everyone to do his part. When next year's football roll is called, the smiling faces of Bob Trezise, Iames Amman, Frank Thompson, Merle Richardson, and Hank Hanson will be sadly missed. Although this will leave a gaping hole to be filled, l believe that if everyone resolves to do more than his part, the Tartars will give a good account of themselves next year. B. l. DONAHUE. l62l Left Ends - Left Tackles Left Guards Centers - Righi Guards Right Tackles Right Ends - Left Halfbacks Ouarterbacks FOOTBALL LINE-U Right Halfback - - Fuilbacks - Pr 4 I 'u I I QI KENT RICHARDSON HANSEN HARRIS HALL GRUBBS B. SMITH If RICHHART ,v ff I fs I I I W l I I l SMART ROSSET MCGINNIS WINKLER THOMPSON MCHENRY 5 MII NEI? COAST GILBERT AMMAN R. SMITH MADORE TREZISE HERLETT PUPKOFF SCHMIDT RADFORD YELI. AND SONG LEADERS XJ Leech, Higgins, Gilbert, Wood, Murray. , 'N IBSI LD f ' l f lc A ,., .7 ig I -f'y LfVC,Q fu, r qwg, ,M af ' L Wa L Y If .fy 4. if nfCffCCk4'4 ' A L f 4, -xx I cs-afife 01 ,. 1 Q N4'..'ff1f1a,L,'f,'!l - I X 044-4.4 fyovbxdj , .J ' I x ' INR rx 4 'fx if N I X . ' 'A I I-w A , s ' f A Ci X3 N . :Y jp X ni X 1 . ' ' ' ' 1 . REX J JI J-1 ...- !,i..m.. t FIRST ROW: Schmidt, McHenry, Pupkott, Grubbs, B. Smith, Rossett, McGinnis, Madore. SECOND ROW: Coast, Kent, Sloane, B. Trezise, Amman, Gilbert, Richhart, Miller, R. Smith, Herlett, Tanouye, THIRD ROW: Coach Donahue, Disario, Hanson, Winkler, Thompson, Harris, Radford, Richardson, Hall. CAPTAIN IIMMIE AMMAN QAll Marine Left Halfl Iimmy was the triple threat man on the Tartar eleven with his ability to swivel hip his way around many an enemyg he was also the spark plug for many long gains. He has the honor of having his name on the mythical All Marine League team. His loss to the 1937 team will be greatly felt. LEO ROSSETT CAll Marine Right Guardl "Watch charm" Rossett, a rugged type that would rather play football than eat, but hates Women, CO, Yeahll, is a vicious tackle and a hard blocker. These are what gave him the opportunity of having his name on the All Marine League team for the first time. Leo has one more year of football and un- doubtedly Will be the main cog on next year's line. BOB TREZISE CAll Marine Quarterl This was Bob's second year to have his name on the All Marine League team. He had a streak of bad luck in the early part of the season, for he broke his elbow in a practice game with Iordan and was greatly hampered all season. He returned to the team for the Narbonne game, and with him in the line-up, the Tartars had their old fighting spirit. Bob again showed his superb kicking and blocking this year. His loss to the team will be greatly noticed by the Coach. Bob also Won honorable mention for Southern California. RAY RICH A fCent D Ray W a indispens mant la ye r' ootball team in backing up the line a t pi y l y b f rted. He was picked as the most v th ar n . ay has two more years of football. G AL RUBBS fLeft Guardl Gerald was light but a consistent football player. He was a bit inex- perienced but showed the opposing teams how to play football. He also has two more years left and should go great guns. BENNY SMITH fLeft Guardl Benny, light but a great scrapper in every game, should prove to be a great player next year. He has one more year of football and should give Grubbs a real race for the position of left guard. l54'l A UW Tfimwj, ffff , f IL efwlhwD3 ar Bill is another ma rubbs and tle more rug He was understudy to o os , hiz"I' on e asH ' much action. It Bill ta . points r , vf e a valu le p QM RIS C ettTack1el I T Leonard is one of thos ys" thatkyul ps at the wo d ltroigll. eonge? played left tackle under the handicap offkg Sf rfgffggd i rt of the season. His love for the gamekm de him an outstanding player. He proved he can take it when he gets a chance. Leonard has one more year of football and should become a real factor on next year's team. ALBERT WINKLER CRight Tacklel Albert is another guy whose middle name is football. He was alternating tackle on last year's team, and did very well. Albert is a deadly tackler and blocker, and a menace to any man that crosses his path. He was also men- tioned as a possible All Marine League tackle and has one more year to make it. CARL GILBERT CRight Endl Carl, the hard luck player on the Tartar team, again was hit by old man hard luck in the early part of the season by pulling the ligaments in his left ankle, but was seen in action in the Los Angeles game. Carl is a fast end and a good pass receiver. He is always scenting out plays in the opponents back field. Carl will probably get quite a bit of action next season, which is his last year. IACK KENT CLelt Endl lack is one of the best ends that Coach Donahue has producedg he is a smart player and deadly tackler and blocker. He is also a fine pass receiver. lt was Iack that scored the lone touchdown in the Narbonne game on a pass from Amman. lack will undoubtedly be on the All Marine League line up next year for Torrance High School. FORREST "DOC" MCHENRY CRight Endl is another that played his last game for Torrance last season. Being hampered by injuries and illness, nevertheless, he was a clean player sportsman. The college who gets him will be greatly pleased. Hatter, I. Dowell, Sumatsu, Stewart, Bender, Iavens, Iackson, Hanni, SECOND Figuredo, Grubbs, Cook, Slover, A. Dowell, Gandsey, Tagawa, Tolson, THIRD ROW: Kelsey, Schwartz, Sumatsu, Wallace, Howard, Schneider, Carr, Lewis, Perkins. gimp W F ,W . . T ti' lyk., .W , AD bl 5 ilfdfj 'r f" Aww WL W,, 1, .ML ,AU 'xx MERLE RICHARDSON fAltemating Endl Merle was a rugged type of player that likes the sport of football. He was also hit by bad luck in the middle of the season, but quickly recovered only to be hurt again. This was the first time that Merle attempted to play the line, and he accomplished the task of learning the plays for both right and left end, and he did a job that will always be remembered. He is a graduating senior. MAX COAST CRight Endl Max played his first year at the position and though a little inexperienced did very well. He has one more year of football and we hope to see much ol him in next year's games. LOUIS MADORE COuarterJ This was Louis' first year on the varsity squad, and he did a great job in running the squad. He is small and light but quite fast, he is a hard tackler and blocker, and has tackled and blocked many opponents much larger than himself. Louis has one more year of football, and he should be a very good quarter by next year. IAMES HERLETT lQuarterl Iimmy offered Louis a great deal of competition this past year but has a bit to learn. He should see a lot of service in next year's games. IOHN SMART CCenterl Iohnny played a good game at center this year. He was handicapped by inexperience and was also up against very hard competition. He is a graduat- ing senior. HENRY PUPKOFF lRight Halfl "Hank," in his first year for football, played well in this position. He is a good blocker and a great left handed passer. Hank should do very well at right half. IOHNNY SCHMIDT lFull Backl Iohnny was one of the fastest men on last year's squad and was the im- portant factor in the back field. It was he who put Torrance in scoring position in every game. He should again be the mainstay of next year's back field. I. D. RADFORD lFull Back? Radford, the biggest man in the back field, is a hard line player, and if there isn't a hole for him, he will make one. Radford has another year of football and should make the All Marine League if he works hard. ROBERT SMITH lLeft Halfl Robert didn't see very much action, but when he did play he showed a lot of fight. Bob is a dandy passer and a brilliant ball carrier, also a good blocker and tackler. He should prove a great man for Coach Donahue's back field. l66l locking Formation ', Rossiet, G, Grubbs, IcGinnis, B, Smith Harris, Schmidt nkler, I... Thompson :rrbonne-Torrance ardencz-Torrance Jul .nik H571 ii, FQ mx -l K, X .J , 5, in 4 . -Q 'XX C, C' -I f-, Y L lx Q- Jw 331-.. kg fo x N Q! 4 xx L , 14, Ki- x Q, X LR o ok L .N Jim C X 1' K 7 K' . if .fx 5 - K Rl 'QF cjc .fi kc, ' x I ai J? N Sf XG i , Xt . A .C Y :K , Q " V "4' ',k It 13- fb c K 'V X, r' ' 'K A f 144 X R AA65 4 ' ' P + ff, 3 7, lx X 5 x Q FIRST ROW: Powell, Sleeth, Hull, Maupin, Keefer, Franklin. SECOND ROW: Coach Merrill. Priest, Fess, Richardson, Smith, Lawver, White. LINE-UP FIRST STRING SECOND STRING Bob Sleeth - R.F. Harold Massey Glenn Maupin L.F. - - - Bill Keefer Kenneth Hull C. Harold Clemmer David Powell RG Wilbur Franklin Tony Nady - I..G - - l'IeberKing Due to the fact that most of the members of the Varsity team graduated last year, this year's team was left without much experienced material. In spite of this difficulty, the Tartars Went ahead and showed that they had the right kind of grit and fight that it takes to produce a championship team. But larger and more experienced squads in the Marine League, proved that once more the Torrance Tartars were to play the role of underdogs. TORRANCE VS. LEUZINGER The first defeat of the season come when the blue and white team from Leuzinger trounced the Torrance boys to the tune of 30-17. The Tartars fought hard to place, but in vain. The Olympians proved to be "just too good." TORRANCE VS. SAN PEDRO Hopelessly outclassedy the Tartars were defeated by a much larger and experienced team. Under the crushing onslaught of the Pirates, the Tartars went down under the score of 44-IU. The boys fought right up to the last whistle in an effort to even the score, but to no avail. TORRANCE VS, NARBONNE Freezing weather, a dirt court, and a tough Gaucho team, were all factors against the fighting Tartars in the third game of the season. The peak of the Tartars' playing seemed to have been reached as they walked away from the Gauchos, with a score of 3246. TOI-TRANCE VS. GARDENA Fighting a losing battle, the Tartars went down under the charge of the Gardena team, Although the Torrance boys were beat by only four points, the score throughout the game was very close. The final score ended with the Mohican's ahead, with a score of 26422. TORRANVE VS. EL SEGUNDO In the most exciting game of the season the Tartars once more proved themselves to be nearly a championship team. With first one team, then the other, making baskets, the spectators were kept on edge throughout the game. When the last whistle blew, the score was tied, 31-31 Thus, a more exciting season than Torrance has seen for a long time, was closed. t68l CLASS B Even though the season was not so successful as might be hoped for, the outstanding display of sportsmanship is something that the team has to be proud of. In the first game of the season, Leuzinger nosed out the lightweights 18-10. In the San Pedro game, the Tartars were forced to bow to the Pirates, 37-22. The following week Torrance met Narbonne, to receive the largest defeat of the season in a score of 39-6. The most exciting games of the season were with Gardena and El Eegundo. Although Torrance did not beat either game, the excitement ran high throughout the length of the games. The scores in order were 29-18, 26-23. LINEUP FIRST STRING: Arval Smith CRight Forwardl, Elmer McGahan fLeft For- wardl, Iohn Fess CCenterD, Lester Stanley lRight Guardl, Ray White CLeft Guardl. SUBSTITUTES: Iunior Richardson, Masaharu Hata, Frank Lawver, Donald CLASS C ANU U The C's and D's had a tough time this year. Although each team won only one game apiece, they both worked hard and proved that they would have some good material for next year. C LINEUP FIRST STRING: Teruza Hata CRight Forwardl, Tommy Wilkes lLeft For- wardl, Arthur Woodcock CCenterJ, Iames Streitwieser CRight Guardl, Addison Smith CLeft Guardl. SUBSTITUTES: Edward Dawson, Bob Newman, Hans Sommer, Robert Rauss. Seematter, W. L. Priest. D LINEUP FIRST STRING: Marion Keating CRight Forwardl, Iean Bordeaux tLeft Forwardl, Melvin Benner CCenterJ, I-Iarvey Abramson CRight Guardl, Iohn Keating CI..eft Guardl. SUBSTITUTES: Bill Ritchie, Harvey Garland. FIRST ROW: I. Keating, Ritchie, Benner, M. Keating, Garland, Bordeaux, Abramson. SECOND ROW: Coach Donohue, Sommer, Streitwieser, Smith, Dawson, Iustice. I69l l FIRST ROW: Sleeth, Maupin, Gilbert, Iackson, I. Richardson, SECOND ROW: McDonald, A, Smith, McGahan, White, Briganti, Coast, Trezise, Schmidt, Lawver, Anderson, THIRD ROW: Coach Donahue, Dawson, Mochizuki, Winkler, Smart, M, Richardson, Benner, Harris. Catchers - Pitchers - First Base Second Base Third Base Short Stop Left Field Center Field Right Field S Ralph Gilbert I Glenn Maupin S Elmer McGahan 1 Albert Winkler - - Max Coast S Melvin Benner 1 Luigi Briganti - Bobby Trezise - - Bob Sleeth - - Arval Smith - Iohn Schmidt - Ray White NARBONNE CID TORRANCE KZ! The Tartars started the season by winning a Ctwo-to-onel victory over the Gauchos. Sleeth led off with a single over second base. Smith sacrificed, which advanced Sleeth to second. Trezise knocked Sleeth in for the first run. ln the second inning Briganti scored the second and winning run. With the outstanding pitching of Elmer McGahan, and the support of the whole team, Torrance looked forward to a successful season. GARDENA KZOJ TORRANCE C45 Following their victory over Narbonne, Torrance was defeated by the pow- erful team of Gardena. Gardena's Victory was due to the brilliant pitching of Lyter. Briganti had two runs to his credit. Smith and Sleeth each got a run, making the final score twenty to four. l7Ul LEUZINGER CSD TORRANCE COD It seemed that during the Torrance-Leuzinger game, Torrance left its batting eye in the locker room, not scoring a run during the game. Schmidt and Smith were the only two Tartars to get hits. IORDAN C59 TORRANCE C41 On their own field, Torrance gave Iordan a run for their money. The score Was tied up to the sixth inning Then Torrance got a bad break and Iordan scored the final and winning run. EL SEGUNDO COD TORRANCE C31 Elmer McGahan, the Tartar's star pitcher, pitched the only no hit no run game of the season in the Los Angeles city district. The El Segundo batters were baffled by his twisting curves. Briganti and Schmidt made the runs for the Tartars. BANNING C55 TORRANCE C 45 Torrance played Banning on their own field. Up to the first of the seventh inning, the score was tied. Then Torrance got a bad break and Banning scored the winning run. Although they lost by one run, the Torrance team showed excellent cooperation and sportsmanship. RHS C121 TORRANCE C121 At Biis, Torrance met heavy opposition. Coast was the pitcher for Torrance in the starting line-up, McGahan came in after the first inning and pitched LD the remainder of the game. This was one of the best games of the season for f Torrance. ' SAN PEDRO C43 T A if As the last game of the season, Torrance played San ro P'r ' ,UMC - field. The Torrance team was going strong, and keptt ead o the A Ol NWC, JC seventh inning. ln the last of the seventh, San Pedro sco ed two s, w ' ,J MK I C gave them the ball game. qt pw A KC! 4 , lj fx X A 0 U .1 MU f , f 1 'NL FIRST ROW: Buckley, R. Miller, Ir., Slover, Ross, Dowell, Hall, Bender, Chavez, Allen, 1 Raymond, B. Anderson. SECOND HOW: Kelsey, Schneder, Hanni, Shimmick, O. Miller, Fukai, ' f f Sommers, C. Anderson, Lee, Orr, Yancy, Fulton, Mc onald. 1 JZUWJ. - ,WY , 'CJ ' 4 1 fl X UM l71l if I 'A fly WC fl! V ffl! V WC Q if s .Q . Je f ,Li r Q! ' 0 vw, f I f I ls 'U ,Jllj 4' Il f,, wily, X . ': ot My - 'I' I ig' ' If FIRST ROW: R, Gilbert, Nihei, T. Y , Lewis, I. Hall. SECOND ROW: Nady, Bischoff, H. Y Orr Gerner, Hata, Figueredo, Tolson, C, Trezise, Powell oacl Peckham, B. Trezise, Kent, Fernley, Coast, Goettsch, Kelsey, Sommer, Benner Duncan, Ritchie. lustice, Harestead. The 1937 Torrance tracksters were faced with the fact that there was a lack of hurdlers. The graduation of our hurdlers last spring put this year's team on the "fritz". With this factor against them, the Tartars went into their meets with the idea of doing the best that they could, which is all anybody can do. In the opening track meet of the season with Leuzinger, Torrance was de- feated by a score of 66 to 54. ln spite of the fact that the Olympians defeated the Tartars, lack Kent broke the 220 record, running this event in 22.2. Lee Kirkpatrick broke the class B 660 record, running the distance in 1:31. Orchids to these two boys. The second meet proved that in Marvin Goettsch we have a stellar runner. In the San Pedro meet he ran his event, the 440, in 55.7, which is very excellent time. Another orchid to this up and coming runner. San Pedro swamped the Torrance boys by a score of 63 to 58. Once more the hurdles proved to be the Tartars' weak point. The Narbonne Gauchos took first place in the hurdle races in all classes. For the third time this year our Class B relay team was undefeated. Final score was Narbonne 60, Torrance 24. In the fourth meet of the season, the Tartars made a better showing. They were only defeated by fourteen points, which is the best showing they made in the season, up to that point. The final score was 59 to 45. One of the sur- prises of the meet was Hans Sommer's winning first place in the class B l,320, running the distance in 3.42. E: x Q ' F7 K tx . i. Q X .I . J H21 A wfcc LQ . gf! . -B X x x ml ri . 1 f t ,li is I ,JJ J if - J ' r - .ffl fy! .1 " FJ, J!! A f J f if T It TJ J X' N .1 , , 'tvlfwf eff ' U TORRANCE vs. EL SEGUNDO o e irst time during the season the Tartars copped the honors by winning withja cle sweep in every class. The class B relay team composed of, Addison Smith, Arthur Basile, Lee Kirpatrick and Earl Locke achieved their aim in this meet. Their aim was to break the school relay record, they ran the event in 1 min. 13 sec. These boys should break their own record next season. It was certainly a fine ending forthe season. Winning the meet was the inspiration they neded to go out and show themselves off in the finals. MARINE LEAGUE FINALS Although the Torrance boys did not do as well as expected they brought home their share of the medals. ln every class some boy or boys won medals. Very few of the boys who entered the meet came home empty handed. Once more Lee Kirpatrick broke the school record in the Class B 660. He ran the distance in 1.30. The School records are as follows: CLASS A 100 yd. dash - - Hubert Luck 9.9 sec. 220 yd. dash - - lack Kent 22.2 sec. 440 yd. dash - - Hubert Luck 50 sec. 880 yd. dash - - Louis Zamperini l min. 59 sec. 120 high hur s - - - Iack Piper 16 sec. 220 low hurdl s - Sumi Ishikawa 25.3 sec. Pole vault - - - - Sumi lshikawa ll' 7" Broad jump - s - - - Sumi Ishikawa 20' 3" High jump - QW ---- Tony Nady 6' Vg" Mile run ---- Louis Zamperini 4 min. 21.3 sec. 880 relayx - - ob Wertz, Truman Waugh, Iohn R ,fx -'M dden, Hubert Luck. Time 1:34 CLASS B 00 yd. h - - - - Bob Wertz 10.2 sec. 20 d. da - - - - Bob Wertz 23.1 sec. . dash - - - ee Kirkpatrick l min. 30.8 sec. 1320 y run - - Louis Zamperini 3 min. 17.7 sec. 120 lo dles ----- Sumi Ishikawa 14 sec. 0 hi h hur ' - - Sumi Ishikawa 9.7 sec. . relay - - Addison Smith, Arthur Basile, Lee Kirpatrick Earl Locke. l min. 13 sec. XX x I 73 l 59 Ci3,.MA ffffvfffwv A rw -Lf iffff WW? J ll - V A ir VC ,I ini' ifplfli Aff, f yyyflff PM .' 'g ' , , I' , , . col" "ffl" .Zf5P4ff', i'f',A C, Steadman, Richardson, Bordeaux, Mr, Burchett, B. Steadman, Benner, Woodcock, Sterling, Higgins, Hill, Schroeder. Torrance had a fairly successful season in tennis this year. The final stand- ings ranked them in third place behind San Pedro and Leuzinger. Next year promises to be a close fight with San Pedro and Torrance occupying first and second places, San Pedro and Leuzinger did a good job of walloping Torrance this year, but next year they had better step lively for elsel. Leuzinger is dropping out of the Marine League, and San Pedro is losing several letterrnen. Torrance is only losing two men with nine returning. The dual meet scores were as follows: Torrance 1 ----- - Leuzinger 6 Torrance llfg - - San Pedro 5112 Torrance 6 -------- Narbonne 1 Torrance ---------- Gardena El Segundo defaulted. The outstanding man on the team was Bob Sleeth, who Was Marine League fourth singles champ. l-le won all his matches. The varsity squad: Bob Sleeth Bob Steadman Melvin Benner Iohn Fess Charles Steadman Arval Smith Arthur Woodcock Tommy Higgins Iunior Richardson lean Bordeaux iq Gerald Sterling GIRLS Lorain Hill Lenora Schroeder PLAY DAYS San Pedro Narbonne Torrance Gardena f74l My ww 'QM-ff - - - Jzcfb, fa'-1...f6 4.4-f--1 f-desvo-J-"I" 344 """'k 7""'f' 7"'J 4"'4'l!e XLLQIGT' I Q M -'df-rfa' L66 QQ .Av--Q.,-if 511, ,..,4--.,f4, er- -M--All 7, fL.f-V:-41,4 """c 75 :W i- xii A+ 21+ +L W 1 we 0, vu-f"'f"' , 'l I ' ' -fb J :L,,,,,,, f - The G. A. A. girls have new outfitsl Their shorts are red with ay stripes down the sides, while their sweaters are gray with red buttons and emblems. Regular G. A. A. meetings are held once a month, but practices are held at least twice a week in order that the girls may earn their points and prepare for inter-school playdays. The girls were hostesses at one playday, and guests at the San Pedro, Gardena and Narbonne playdays. The Torrance girls were victorious at San Pedro in the first playday of the year. Hockey, tennis, volleyball and basketball were played, after which they enjoyed refreshments, a short program, and informal dancing. Our girls were hostesses at the second playday. Narbonne, San Pedro and Banning were the invited guests. Preliminary social games started the play- day off with excitement, the object being to become better acquainted. Tor- rance won in basketball and speedball, losing in tennis, volleyball and base- ball. After refreshments, a delightful program was presented in the gym, and the girls enjoyed informal dancing. The Gardena playday was novel in that no school was victorious, for girls from each school were placed on every team. After refreshments, the girls had the pleasure of seeing Gardenas Art Exhibit, and they were also enter- tained by their drill team. FIRST ROW: Page, Hall, Hoke, George, McHenry, Smith, Crook, West, Higgins, Shafer. SECOND ROW: Mrs. Hitzler, Black, Taylor, Tiffany, Miles, Schipper, Batovsky, Iacobs, H Crgdrgall, Speheger, Mize. I , l75l f -.1 af - 'IWJCLTLL .bfkm 1 ffl! WMF A we ' X .,, 4' fgfffcl Y n vf-.f f f . , !yi,Jf-V ,f ff' f' . , X ' 1 1 .egg 4" . " I ,A , y,,,f,'1 Jie- - .- ac ff' .14 7 ' X 4 f f f M "1 .f FIRST HOW: Long, Norman, I-Iogue, Taylor, Ordway. SECOND ROW: Smith, Speheger Post October l4, 1936-PLAYDAYS SAN PEDRO BASKETBALL Marcella Crook Midge Higgins Martha Hoke Lorraine Miles Merle McHenry Irma Shafer Helen Smith Inez Smith Alice West HOCKEY Lucile Acree Polly Bartlett Dorothy lean Craig Dorothy Elder Tsuyoko Eukai Barbara Hall Eva Mize Tomiye Nagayama Peggy Olson Marjorie Page Dorothy Shaw Virginia Smith Ruth Taylor Georgina Tiffany VOLLEY BALL Margaret Hogue Doris Kresse Ruth Norman Phyllis Ordway Patty Post Henrietta Schipper Alice Taylor Donna Toler Carmen Torres Irene Wilkes Peggy Wood TENNIS Lorain Hill LeNora Schroeder REFEREES Geraldine Bradford Korena Carlin Daphene Landreth Marian Speheger CARS Martha George Norma Iacobs I76l -December 2, 1936 TORRANCE BASKETBALL Eva Mize Martha Hoke Merle McHenry Marcella Crook Helen Smith Alice West Martha George Wilton Hensley Geraldine Bradford VOLLEYBALL Alice Taylor Margaret Hogue Phyllis Ordway Patty Post Ermanell Smith Lorena Long Ruth Norman Carmen Torres TENNIS Loraine Hill LeNora Schroeder REFEREES Marian Speheger Tomiye Nagayama Daphene Landreth Inez Smith CARS Phyllis Sears Lura Russell SPEEDBALL Barbara Hall Georgina Tiffany Dorothy lean Craig Irene Hoke Eileen Black Lorraine Miles Dorothy Shaw Norma lacobs Henrietta Schipper Peggy Olson Midge Higgins Marjorie Page Ruth Taylor Evelyn Maloney BASEBALL Korena Carlin Dorothy Elder Virginia Smith Lucile Acree Ramona Carlin Polly Bartlett Peggy Wood Irene Wilkes Tsuyoko Eukai Doris Kresse Irma Shafer SCORERS and TIMERS Muriel Alverson Anabel McNees Pauline McNees PLAYDAY-April 7, 1937 GARDENA Eileen Rowe Evelyn Vincent Virginia Traller Loraine Rebadow Norinne Schroeder BASEBALL Irene Wilkes Polly Bartlett Alice West Eileen Rowe Anabel McNees Virginia Smith Ramona Carlin Doris Kresse Lucile Acree Euphrasia Taylor Dorothy Elder Ioan McCarthy VOLLEYBALL Marian Speheger Alice Taylor Margaret Hogue Georgina Tiffany Peggy Wood Ruth Norman Phyllis Ordway Peggy Olson Henrietta Schipper Inez Smith Patty Post Norma Patterson Irma Shafer Helen Smith BASKETBALL Martha George Marjorie Page Elaine Whitt Iune Whitt Evelyn Vincent Eileen Black Merle MCI-lenry Ruth Taylor Irene Hoke Ermanell Smith Midge Higgins Lorraine Miles Marcella Crook TENNIS Lorain Hill LeNora Schroeder BADMINTON Muriel Alverson Virginia Traller PING PONG Tsuyoko Fukai Tomiye Nagayama The Torrance G. A. A. girls were guests at Narbonne Iune 2, in the last play- day of the season. Our girls came home With victories in tennis, hockey, and horseshoes, losing in baseball and volleyball. At the close of the games re- freshments Were enjoyed, after which an informal program was presented. FIRST ROW: Whitt, Nagayama, Acree, Fukai, Elder, Smith, Bartlett, McCarthy, Vincent. SECOND ROW: Shiotsu, R, Carlin, Sears, Rowe, Taylor, Hoke, Icrcobs, McNees, Craig K. Carlin, Schroeder, Norman, Black, Mrs. Hitzler. ' l77l H' C x ff -wA f1w A'xw. !dU.,J JK N,-fwbif XX 57 ff M Qfdfffvww fw' Z , WWW ff' ff' fin' MTV ,Q JL f gg, WW f f iff , Wg! Q5:'!,,4Z,Z-4.exCI'ia:,9b4""'J' Q .-- Z,- flu-w!d',da,AffM1fd4!"'7'J,ffZj . I M 5' Jndf- wffffdf 'Qui' ' L5?Mf1 fm! ffm ff-ff-fha? f Maw! ' ,,,,,,,C,6u4f74"fZA""k . Jlbfvnvlwxfwf fwwfqi 45656166 eww PZMZZQAWO VM' ulwh .M Clflfflfgdf ,a4cf1'V4"4"6! ,QM ,f'Z'Z7-257 45ff'7",',j, - Z, 6 W, d"f2ZZ,0f izzw ,7 mfs ,Zak 4 ,,.ff,,,Q'fZ,.L"Zf0 ' NZ aw-54 Moana. Wilfaxl- ,fkav Cover . Division Pages Lettering . Small Designs Decorations TUIIEH AHTISTS NORMA IACOBS LESTER STANLEY EDGAR MCDONALD FLORENCE BONES LENORA SCHROEDER . CLARK FOSTER VIRGINIA SMITH NORMA IACOBS IOE KALINA . . . . ART STAFF IOAN RAMSKILL DON MOSER VIRGINIA HILL NORMA IEAN HINMAN SACHIKO SUEDA IIMMY IORDAN . TETSUO YASUNAGA MUHAL PAINTING During the year 1936-37, T. H. S. acquired the mural painting "Horne Life in Old Taos" by Miss A. Katherine Skeele, through the Federal Art Project, P. W. A., of the U. S. Government. The school was required to furnish the money for the materials used, which amounted to about Sl25, and about S50 of this was contributed by the Winter Class of '37, The mural pre- sents the present-day life of the Pueblo Indians of Taos, New Mexico, about seven hundred of whom still live in the two communal dwellings which were standing there when the first white men visited Taos, in an expedition conducted by Coronado. Miss Skeele was assisted by two other artists, Messrs. Hogg and Hopkins. The execution of the painting took over seven months work on the part of the artist and many weeks of work by the assistants. STAMP IIULLEETING By Bill Neudorfer Of all hobbies, stamp collecting is my favorite one. It is by tar the most exciting and educational of all hobbies. When collecting stamps, you usually find an odd story connected with them. Sometimes you may run upon an old stamp from a far-off country which is seldom heard of today, This pastime is very exciting and enjoyable, not only for young people, but for grown-ups too. ln your leisure time you may leaf through your album, stopping every once in a while to look at a queer stamp and wonder what story is behind this small piece of paper with a picture on the face of it. It may have been made many hundreds of years ago, and what adventures it may have had before it fell into your hands! Stamp collecting is one of the greatest hobbies in the world today. Thous- ands of people collect them and keep them for many happy hours to come. Sometimes you hear or read of some person, young or old, finding in the col- lection a valuable stamp, which is worth a large sum ot money. Many people today collect stamps for the fun or the educational value which they contain. In your collection include air mail, special delivery, and other stamps from all over the world. I8Ul PENNED TU PENELUPE By Coral Lindeman 129 East Road, Coral Cove, California. August 13, 1935. Dear Penelope, Two thoroughly bedraggled, worn out, and lonesome travelers arrived in Coral Cove this afternoon. Possibly, if you could have seen through half a dozen layers of soot and sand, you might have recognized Mother and me. Aunt Veronica met us at the station. Although I had never seen her before, I knew her immediately. She is tall, stately, and stern. Aunt Veronica alked up to me and said: "So this is our twenty-year-old Edith. Hmm, a b' o thin and no raving beauty." And then she said to Mother: "But s ooks like you, Margaret-yes, she looks like you." Aunt Veronica would do anything for mother and willingly gave us the run of her house. She lives on the edge of to an old-fashioned two-story house, surrounded by eucalyptus tr es. C Cove is a pretty little towng little for California, that is, for it is twic t e ze of Willowbrook. Last night, the conductor announced tha h we awoke this morning we would be in California. I woke up 've me etween two and three o'clock to get my first view of this land of ilk a honey. When six-thirty came, I jumped up in bed, jerked up the c ins, and looked. I don't know what I had expected to see-orange gr v , palm trees, and cool winding rivers, I suppose-but instead w san ills and valleys of sand that were set on fire by the rising sun. It e think of the Spaniards that had called this land Caliente Farnal , m ning hot furnace. They surely knew what they were talking about. y n o'c1ock I was unable to do anything but crouch down in a shady corner of the car, pour down one cup of ice Water after another, and work up a perfectly lovely hatred for this unearthly place. By the time we got into civilized country, I was practically cremated around the edges. I really am glad that we are here, though, because I believe that Mother will be happier. She was so restless and dissatisfied in Maine after Fathers death. I know that this has been a tiresome letter, but I promise to have more to tell you next time. I shall be pacing the floor until I hear how dear old Willow- brook is struggling along without me. Love, IUDITH. December 29, 1935. Dear Penny: Take off your cap and your mittens, unravel your scarf, and prepare to read it and weep. I can see you dashing into the house after a sleigh ride with the gang, grabbing a bite to eat, and then tearing down to the lake to skate until all hours of the night. Oh, Penny, no one will ever know how much I miss dear old Willowbrook! Excuse me if I seem dramatic, but this is the first Christmas that Mother and I have been away from home, so you see I can't help feeling a little blue. These California winters are the bunk, no ice and no snow, unless you go to the mountains Cwhich We can't, because Aunt Veronica's car is a total wreckj. There is rain, though, and enough of that to keep me from venturing out of doors, People are so strange that I find it hard to get acquainted. We have been here more than four months and only know a few of Aunt Veronica's friends. Such charming people, too, take, for instance, the college professor Whose greatest delight is to back me into a corner and spring upon me his latest theory for the destruction of the human race by bacteriag or dear Mrs. Vanbotts who comes over three times a week to see if I wouldn't just love to take care of little Ignatius and Hortense for the afternoon, and she just knows I would because she did so much to help poor Aunt Veronica when poor Aunt f81l Veronica had three fingers pinched in a revolving door. People like that should be put in cages. I am sorry to have to cut this letter off so short, Penny, but I have had an invitation to go for a sail boat ride out in the bay. In the winter time, at that. I wonder if I'll be seasick. Confectionately fjust slangl IUDITI-I. April 24, 1936. Dear Little Nell: Here is something that will give you a jolt. Last Saturday I went to a picnic at Lincoln Park in Long Beach. Oh, but this wasn't just a plain old picnic, it was for everyone from the State of Maine. I walked all over the park trying to find someone that I knew. I saw the Smiths from Hopedale, who, I must add, are well on the way to setting a record for infant raising-what with Barbara lean, Art, Augustine, Ioe, Chrissy, and the latest arrivals who came in a set of three, Donnie, Lonnie and Ronnie. I was about to despair of seeing anyone from Willowbrook, when, suddenly I noticed an Apollo-ish blonde gentleman headed straight for me and ap- proaching at a dangerous pace. I tried to step aside, but the gentleman grabbed me by the shoulders, shook me in no uncertain terms, and yelled: "Well, if it isn't Rough and Ready Rogers! Iudy, what's happened to you? Don't tell me that you are the girl that I used to tease about her pug nose and her freckles and her pigtails! Why it's positively one of those polywog into frog or moth into butterfly things." I was virtually floored. To think that that rattlebrained jerry Dennis could ever be "God's gift to women." Penny, you would never believe your eyes. Ierry is about six-foot-one, his hair is blonde and curly and he has the most beautiful tan. He has been in the Hawaiian Islands for the past five years, dividing his time between civil engineering and pearl diving. Isn't that too, too romantic? Now little Iudy will have to trot out the old personality and give her some rejuvenating. I imagine she is pretty rusty and out of practice by this time. But remember: Iudith Rogers always gets her man! Hopefully, IUDITH. P.S.-Maybe, just to play safe, you had better get out the old rabbit's foot and do some plain and fancy conjuring for your old pal, eh what? june l, 1936. Dear Penny: You couldn't guess where I was this morning. No, it wasn't in an asylum, but I confess that I wouldn't have been at all surprised to find myself in one before the day was over. Well, do you give up? I was in the justice of the Peace's office. I don't believe I told you of the gentleman that Mother met. It seems that he was quite lonesome living alone in his big house, and, seeing that Mother had no one to support her and nowhere to live except with Aunt Veronica, he asked her to become his wife. Mother is very fond of him, so she accepted. They were married this morning by the Iustice of the Peace. Wait! the best is yet to come. I was so happy because Mother was so happy, that I couldn't help sitting down on the front steps of the office and crying just a little bit. Suddenly, someone sat down beside me and put his arm around me. "Oh, Iudy," thought I, "won't you ever get a break?" For who should it be but jerry fand me in that tear-stained conditionl. Ierry just looked at me and then he said, sort of soft like: "How about it, Iudy?" Well, I tried to regain my lost composure but, would you believe it, Penny, before I could get my mouth closed, there I was with a ring on my finger! I couldn't say a word. I literally flung myself at ferry and wrapped my arms around his neck. When I finally came up for breath, jerry and I were surrounded by a wild mob of yelping relatives. A f82l Honestly, Penny, I turned the color of that old turkey gobbler that used to chase us all around Mr. Harding's farm. My mouth felt as though it were full of cotton, and I couldn't utter a sound, but Ierry turned and faced that howling throng the reminded me of Daniel in the lion's den or Tarzan and his mate, or somethingl and he said to Mother: "I guess you're not the only one who can get married." I was so happy that I had to dash home and put it down in black and white. Victoriously, IUDITH. P.S.-I never knew that a rabbit's foot could be so effective. Mrs. Iohn Shaw announces the marriage of her daughter Iudith to Mr. Ierald Dennis Iune 28, 1936 Dear Penny: Ierry and I are sailing for Panama tomorrow. We shall be in Maine about the first of August. I can't wait to see you and Willowbrook again. Love, I T 'S A E Il I M E fBy Wilbur Franklinj IUDITH. There are many different types of crimes and criminals, but I am such an innocent fellow, that I am not so well informed about crime. I will do my best to show to you some of the habits we have in this day and age that are rather civil in a way, at least, there is a certain way of taking it that seems civil, If you let your imagination wander, you can see how this might be classed as a crime. Something should be done about making trophies with figures on them such as we have in the main hall in our show case. These poor fellows have to stand in one position all the time. They never get to sit down nor do they ever get a chance to speak to anyone. Everyone who passes the show case sud- denly realizes the miserable life these poor mistreated, unhappy figures lead. In this show case we have two golf players standing ready to hit the golf ball, but they are being deceived. There are no golf balls to be had, and more than that they haven't even a caddy. These golf players have been standing in that same position since Thirty-fourp they should be able to have a game in a few more years. If these poor fellows can't enjoy life a little, let them lie down at least, then life would be more pleasant for everyone. There are also two track men, one tennis player, and one football player. From the look on these poor track men's faces, you would think they had just finished running the twenty-six mile marathon. It's worse than that, they have been running for about three years now. They can't finish the game for there are not any officials. They haven't even a tape to break. Someone should let the "G men" know. How would our show case look with a lot of exhausted people lying all over it? The tennis player seems to be a little over-anxious to hit the ball. He doesn't know his opponent went home years ago. The football player would look more like a real player by just sitting on the bench. He may need a rest now after running for three years. Anyway, someone should tell him the game is over, and that his attempts for a goal are useless. High school students must be under twenty-one years of age to com- pete in athletics in the Los Angeles City school system. Yet, this fellow must be over that agep he has been standing in this show case for so long a time. I can't understand how he can stand on one leg so long without a rest. I have drawn for you very badly the heartless way in which these poor over-worked athletes are treated. I can't stress too strongly the necessity of letting them sit down and rest. When you pass the show case, stop and talk to these lonesome figures, and remember it isn't their fault. I83l HE MAKES MUSIC WHAT IT ISN'T fBy Lois Allenl Now that my brother has a guitar, I don't believe that I'll ever have one minute of peace when he's around. He just picks and picks and picks. It might be different if he could only play some simple tune, but the way he picks is just too, too terrible. I think the music produced by a guitar is really pretty, but not the way he plays itl I did want to learn how to play the guitar myself, but I would feel sorry for him if he had to listen to what I have to put up with. I can't even hear my favorite radio program for that infernal picking. I thought things might be different after his first lesson, but that constant picking goes on just the same as before. I've already warned him that if he keeps it up much longer, he won't care to have me running loose, for he has me at my wit's end. With much pleasure I look forward to the day when he can play even Yankee Doodle. If this composition has sounded too stringy, drawn out, or whatever you might want to say, please excuse it, for he's picking right now. SHUHT UE CHANGE fBy Arlys Fossuml It was a very pleasant summer night when Bob, feeling very warm, was sitting on his front porch. He had visions of ice cream sundaes, malts, and everything else that wiould seem pleasing to him. While debating with himself, as to whether he should "splurge" or save it for little brother's birthday present, who should stroll by but his O. A. O., lane. Seeing each other, they commenced to talk, fmainly about the weather? and before he knew it he had asked her if she would like something cool to drink. She naturally, like most girls, answered, "Why I'd be delighted." On the way to the drug store, Bob, ffeeling in his pocket to see how much change he had, and because jingling it made him feel important alsol, felt very confident that he had enough for two malts. After their straws had prac- tically drenched their glasses, Bob drew out his money to pay the bill. The bill was twenty-one cents, and he had only eighteen. He was puzzled for a second and then decided that he, so enchanted by her charm, had mistaken what he thought was a dime, for a penny. Now what? Bob, blushing bash- fully, told Iane the circumstances and she, with a sympathetic smile, calmly took out a five cent piece from her pocket, and handed it to him. After Bob had left lane, he thought of his baby brother that would be one year old the following day. His pockets, much to his regret, did not jingle as he ran home, but he had had a wonderful time. Baby wouldn't miss his present, and Mother would understand. RAIN CBy Bernice Gilbertj Rain on my window Wet in the street Cold in my head I ache to my feet. Dance at the beach Friends will all go Laughter and fun Will miss this, I know. The doctor has been hereg I have the flu. My temper is black, And I feel so blue. ELUWEHS lBy Helen Bayj The fields alight With flowers gay Who put their nightcaps on And take them off at day! l84l at night A BIT UF HUME PRIDE By Peggy Mitchell The little shanty that the Bachelor had just moved into was almost ready to tumble into a mass of kindling. The neighbors closed their doors to a person that would stoop low enough to live in such a shack. The poor Bachelor was more broad-minded than his neighbors, so he kept to himself as much as pos- sible and never spoke. As the weeks passed by, you could notice an occasional peep between the cracks of the blinds of the neighbors. One could not blame them for giving a glance once in a while, because things were happening in the enclosure of rickety picket fence rented by the lone Bachelor. Little green sprouts of shrub- bery and flowers appeared through the face of the neatly cultivated half acre of ground. A double coat ol white paint had brightened the looks of the yard, with an addiitonal new board or two. The Bachelor had lived in the neighborhood for eleven months and two weeks. Winter had come and gone since he had spoken to a soul. In the following months of spring not only was he busy coaxing each individual plant along to a good start, but also the surrounding neighbors were imitat- ing each move the lone man made until they too had a garden as lovely as their teaching neighbor. The days were not silent now for the lonesome man. In fact, he had to put little string fences around his flower beds to keep them from being trampled on by children. Many years have passed, and now one thinks nothing of finding a photo- grapher or newsreporter in his garden, taking snapshots or jotting down notes of the plant life. As Bill Cso the people had christened the Bachelor! stood leaning on his spade resting one bright April morning, a reporter popped this question: "Say, fellow, whatever gave you courage enough to try to make anything of the old pen that used to be here?" Bill replied modestly: "My mother always used to say to my father, 'No matter what kind of a place you live in have a "bit of home pride!" FUUH BIG H'S By Thelma Hauck Rhythm, Romance, Rent and Rheumatism, are the four big R's on the report card of life. At sweet sixteen it's rhythm. You go to dances three times a week, why you would rather dance than eat or sleep. In your dreams you dance with the boy of your heart. He is tall, dark, and handsome, but, alas, when you awake, he is nowhere to be found, he has vanished! You look and look for him, while you dance in some other man's arms. At twenty-five it's romance, you're in love at last. At sweet sixteen it was puppy love, at eighteen it was simply a love to go places, but at twenty-five you know it's love. Love is simply grand, whether you stay home every night or go out, it's still love. Finally he proposes, and you accept, marry, and settle down to the serious business of making a home. At thirty-five it's rent. You have to worry and struggle along on the little wage your husband makes in order to pay the rent, not to mention the other expenses. You pay the rent on the first of every month, but the first seems like every other day. At fifty that old man rheumatism gets you, after all these years of slaving over a hot stove, doing your own washing, and raising a family. Sometimes after you have raised your family, maybe a son or daughter or both bring their children home for you to keep while they go out and have a good time. When it rains and pours outside, you have rheumatism and have to sit and suffer. l85l When these four R's are achieved your life's work is nearly over, cmd deep down inside of you there is a hope that you will receive a scholarship to Heaven. MUDEHN TEMPTATIUNS fBy Wilbur Franklinj lust because today's youth is called modern doesn't mean that tempta- tions are modern. The same temptations the young people of today are experiencing have been experienced by ach set of young people for countless generations. Boys seem to get into more trouble than girls. This is because the boy follows up his impulses. It is not because he hasn't any will-power. It is the desire to see things done right. Eve, a woman, started all this, and someone must finish it. Some people will say, "That's right. Blame it all on the women when you men had about as much to do with it as anyone. Why didn't Adam stop her?" Maybe Adam tried to keep her from eating the apple and failed. You know how hard it is to change a woman's mind. Anyway it has its good and bad points. If Eve had not sampled the apple, we might never have been able to enjoy apple pie. Apple jelly isn't so bad, and cider, I'm sure, would be rather scarce. The word cider leads to another temptation. Sometimes the desire to keep the apple juice for a while is stronger than the temptation to drink it while it is fresh. The most outstanding temptations of the modern boy are: under working, getting out of washing the dishes, and forgetting to put things back where he found them. The boy of today is so susceptible to temptations that he may spend all his time thinking up ways to keep from working. If there is some- thing he doesn't like to do, he wjill find some excuse to keep from doing it. Washing dishes is a very good example. If he doesn't feel like doing them, he has a cut finger or he's sick. He may refuse to eat so he will not have to help wash them. His excuse is that he didn't eat. Why should he have to help clean the dishes? The boy of today is often tempted to forget. He uses his father's tools and either forgets to put them away or puts them in the wrong place. If he is "called down" for leaving them out, he is usually tempted to say, "I was going to use them again after dinner, but I had to 'do the dishes,' or 'I would have put them away, but what's the use? I was planning to use them tomorrow, maybe. It just means more work, putting them away." The boy is often tempted to leave his discarded clothing lying around his home. If his mother asks him why he did not pick it up, he replies with one of his several alibis, "I didn't have time this morningp it was so late, when you called me." If he can not use that excuse, he mght say, "I was planning to pick them up, when I finished combing my hair." It's really astounding how the young people of today can get out of the most difficult situations. I have drawn for you, to the best of my ability, a picture of the evils of the modern youth. It was a very difficult task, for such an innocent boy as I, to bring to light the inside facts about the temptations experienced by the boy of this modern world. If I keep trying, someday I may be experienced too. UVEH THE FUAMY fBy Arthur Kellyl Mr. john Tweed blew into the bar, so to speak, on an air of supreme satis- faction. Let it be said beforehand that Mr. Tweed was known, and cared to be known, as a man of a somewhat precarious reputation. While each of his friends would laugh at the jokes plaed upon the other, none of them knew but what he might next feel the effect of Mr. Tweed's humor. Mr. Tweed was of generous proportions, and having the ability to control his humor within the bounds of deep bass chuckles, hardly audible, fexcept that which sounded like an occasional sightl, none but those honored by his acquaint- I86l ance might know what thoughts lay behind his ruddy, glowing face. It was his eyes that gave them their hint that something was going on besides the usual. So when Mr. Tweed sat himself down at the bar, with a fire burning from the depths of his eyes and a soft sigh that seemed to have his whole heart in it, the keeper waited. When this unusual customer had relieved his thirst, he suggested, "Well'?" "Ho, hol ha-tsighj it was just too clever! just too cleverl" and there was another sigh. "Yes-to go on-ho, ho, well, you know the sign that what's-his-name has in front of his what-is-it there on the corner?" Mr. Tweed chuckled, then quaffed some of the foamy. "Yes, of course-" the keeper thought he could perceive the joke. "You remember what it said, of course," he said, with a twinkle. "Yes-" 'Remember that it said-'All who leave this shap are under the influence of our good wares?' Do you remember? ho-ho!" "Yes-, but-" "Well-, What's-his-name-is missing-ha-is missing-ha, ha-his-ho, ha-his sign-and--and you-ha, ha, ha, ha-you have itl" And without further delay Mr. Tweed rolled off of his seat, plunked down the price of the bill of fare and passed like a happy breeze Knot withstanding his weightj like a happy breeze out of the shop. GHUST TRACKS CBy Rudella Baysj "Lion Brothers, lnc." read the sign over the store on Main Street in the little town of Haleyricle. "Lion Brothers" it read, but the fact is, there never was any other brother. Sammy Lion had painted it there just twenty years ago just as Sadie Lee had told him to. "Because it sounds more business-like," she had said. Poor Sammy, he wasn't a hen-pecked husband to be sure, because he wasn't married, but he certainly was hen-pecked. Sadie Lee had him right under her thumb. And Sammy Lion wasn't even half as bold as his name suggested. He was as bold as a lamb. Twenty-five years ago when Sammy was just a bashful beau, Sadie had promised to marry him just as soon as he obtained 35000, that was all. So as a result poor Sammy had tried again and again to raise the amount of money, but these twenty-five years as a single man show you how unsuccessful he was. To top all this, that no-good store on the other side of town had been taking all of Sammy's trade. But Sammy had hit upon an idea to get back his money and business, and maybe even make him 55000.00 This idea was so secret he hadn't even told Sadie Lee. Sammy waited until eleven o'clock when he was sure every- one was asleep Cbecause in this little town ten o'clock was considered latel. He went to the other side of town. Then carefully, quietly, and paintakingly he painted in white, foot-steps leading to that no-good store. Right up to the door he painted themg and then satisfied, he turned and started down Main Street stopping only long enough to grab a white sheet off a clothes line. Then he ran down Main Street making weird noises. People stuck their heads out of the windows to see the ghost. The next day the town Cwhich was very superstitiousl was all talking about the ghost. Then someone started the rumor that, that no-good store on the other side of town was haunted. Didn't everyone see the ghost tracks leading up to it? Well, just as our hero Sammy Lion expected, he did make 555000.00 all in three months' time, and more too. Now dear readers, I suppose you think that Sammy and Sadie Lee were married, but you're wrong, because now our dear Sadie Lee has raised the amount to Sl0,000.00, and Sammy will wait another 25 years until he thinks of another bright idea. l87l THE MAEHITHIEH fBy Tetsuo Yasunagal The members of our club were given free passes to the show, featuring a magic act, performed by Tango. After the two shows were over, Tango went into action with his trick. He said, "I will say some magic words and cover this lady with a sheet, and when I take it off she will be half of her original size." My friends and I watched with amazement at the scene. Sure enough the lady had become half of her real size. I guessed that the lady was a midget who was on stilts before the act was performed or maybe she had been let down off the stage by a trap door, and another lady had taken her place. Whatever I guessed didn't seem to be right, and I was more puzzled than ever. The next day our club met in the old camp and discussed the matter. Our club consisted of Sam, Bud, Mac and me. I gave my opinions about how the act was performed, and some didn't think much of them. Bud, who was very ignorant, said, "I think she just shrank because it was so hot inside of the sheet." Then Sam hollered, "You sap, how could she shrink that quick!" When we departed, we were all more puzzled than ever. I intended to get this out of my mind, so I wrote a letter to Mr. Tango and asked him how he performed the wonderful act. I told him about some of our guesses and asked if any were right. Bud still stuck to his guess, and he was so sure of himself, he bet five dollars on his statement. When I received Mr. Tango's letter the next day and told the gang, the letter was almost ruined, because everyone wanted to read at the same time. Soon Sam was reading it, and we learned that Mr. Tango had a wire coming through the floor attached to a mechanical lady and controlled by electricity. When a button was pressed, the mechanical object, which was so well fixed that it looked real, just became smaller. After hearing it, Bud passed out. CALENDAR SEPTEMBER IU-September has rolled around again! And now everyone will have to get up SO early. ll-Here's a list of the additions to the faculty: Mrs. Allen, Mr. Stone, Miss Shearer, Miss laneves and Coach Merrill. We welcome them all. 12-The F. F. A. and Torrance Model Yacht Clubs did themselves proud at the L. A. County Fair. 13-Mrs. Granger, a teacher who was a friend to everyone, passed away dur- ing the summer. The students and faculty miss her deeply. 14-Louie Zamperini, back from the Olympic Games, was interviewed by Coach Donahue. It seems Louie highly approved of the German girls. fNot only are they natural blondes, but they don't wear make-up and are good-lookingl 18-Something new has hit Torrance High. A Pep Club, formed to put pep into the sports. They elected officers today. Charlotte Gotts is their leader. Mr. Barrow and Mrs. Allen are sponsors. 23--G. A. A. basketball practice starts. OCTOBER 5-Torrance High was deeply touched today by the death of Mr. Waidelich, former principal of Torrance High. 6-Today we witnessed a three-act "Rank" play. Mr. lack Rank played all the parts of this seven-character play. 8-The first pep rally was held today. Everyone took part and really yelled! Ralph Gilbert was chosen "Yell King." 9-Football season opened today with Leuzinger. We're with you, boys! 14-G. A. A. playday at San Pedro, and our girls brought home the victory. 15-Everyone who attended the aud today had a "snakey" good time. Mr. A. Pierce Artran gave an interesting talk, and showed the students many snakes. l88l The Madrigals made their first appearance this year at a program for the P.-T. A. -It looked as if Torrance was going to be hit with that fearful disease, Lackofpepa. But due to the yells of the students we overcame it. -With the Vocational Cooking Class serving another of their famous din- ners, and a very interesting program following the dinner, the Scholarship banquet was a huge success. -Dan Cupid has visited the print shop. Georgie Higgins, popular employee of the Torrance Hi print shop, and Marshall Tappin, graduate of S'35, were "hitched" today. Good luck, "kids" NOVEMBER -Mr. W. Mancelli, youngest member of Admiral Byrd's South Pole Expedi- tion to Little America, told us all about the thrilling experience during aud period. -During aud period Ioe Kalina, representing Senior High, and Iames Iordan, representing Iunior High, were awarded the first prizes for the Safety Poster Contest, by Mr. Burger, Columbia Steel representative. -Football games are still going strong. Today, as a result of winning second place in the Marine League, we played L. A. High. "Nuff sedl" -The Torrensic Forum meeting was held tonight. One of the high-lights was an interesting account of a trip Mr. Casey took last summer. -The Iapanese Club is really going places. They have eight useful Iapanese books, that were donated to the club, and are always having interesting programs. -The Commercial Club disclosed plans for a welcoming party for Miss Ianeves, to be held at Miss Eva and Margurite Iones' beautiful Palos Verdes home. -At last! Peace reigns in the G. A. A. Their sweaters have arrived, grey with red emblems. DECEMBER -With more than two hundred girls on the field from San Pedro, Banning, and Narbonne, Torrance G. A. A. should be given a hand for fine sports- manship. -lacqueline Duke, fourteen-year-old violin genius, honored Torrance High with a concert yesterday. -After two weeks' delay the mighty Seniors have their sweaters. And while we're on the subject, they were the center of attraction at the "Casino Gardens," where the Senior Sweater Dance was held. -Dr. Frank A. Bouelle, Superintendent of the L. A. school system, has retired, after forty-one years of service in the system. -The Madrigal singers made their second appearance before the Kiwanis Club. -With basketball practice forgotten, the students really "trucked" it at the G. A. A. dance this afternoon. -Basketball season started today. A pep rally was held with plenty of pep. -A fashion show consisting of sixty models, was held tonight, which was Father's Night. -The Iapanese Club held their first social party this semester. Because of the nearing Christmas season, it was a Christmas party, with Santa Claus, played by that hero, Bob Trezise. -Congratulations to Bob "Bed Terror" Trezise, Iames "Flash" Amman, and Iohnny "Handsome Boy" Schmidt for making All-Marine League first and second teams. -lust before school closed for Christmas vacation, several letters were col- lected at random to Santa Claus, namely, from Iames Herlett, Mickey Wilkes, and Harry Bell. l89l IANUARY -O, boy! watta dinner! Swiss steaks, mashed potatoes, peas, salad, coffee, and pie a la mode were served at the annual banquet for the Tartar gridders. As guests there were several speakers from various universities. -The G. A. A. banquet was immensely enjoyed by all who attended. -Me, oh my, we must see who the wedding bells have been ringing for. Helen Erler was married December 19, 1936, Lottie Thompson, December 24, 1936, Wilton Hensley, December 28, 1936, Bert Hoffman, S'37, january 1, 1937, Geraldine Bradford, january 15, 1937, and Lena Andrews, today. -The Baccalaureate Service for the graduating Seniors was held at the Civic Auditorium. -Another successful G. A. A. dance was held after school. Come on, students, so we can have more new records. -The Senior A's were entertained by the Senior B's at a tea given in the library. The faculty and the mothers of the class were also invited to partake not only of the wafers and punch, but in the conversation. -Nineteen new members were WARMLY welcomed into the Varsity Club. Old members showed their ability as hosts to see that no one was over- looked. Refreshments consisted of raw liver, raw eggs, and other choice foods. -What a busy day today! From eight to nine the Senior A's enjoyed the Semi-Annual Senior Breakfast, held in the Cafeteria, which was decorated in blue and white. The Commencement exercises for W'37 were held this evening in the Civic Auditorium. This afternoon the A-9 graduation was held in the Library of Torrance Hi. FEBRUARY -Dr. Vierling Kersey, a native of Los Angeles, has assumed the office of Superintendent of the Los Angeles City School Districts. -Welcome to T. H. S., "Scrubs" -The new B7's were given a friendly reception in the gym, and there met their big brothers and sisters. -The A-7-2 Class were going to have a party, but when some of the mem- bers read about the flood in the Ohio Valley, they decided to sacrifice their party and give their nickels to the Red Cross. Good work, students! Romance has hit the Senior Class! Bernice Gilbert married Francis Laven, former student of Torrance Hi, tonight. Good luck, Bernice and Francis! -With their hair in pigtails, dresses on backwards, shoes and socks mixed, and "measles" on their faces, the girls who were formally initiated into the G. A. A. were very comfortable for the day. MARCH -The screams around school have been the Pep Club practicing for the fun-house party, which was held tonight at Venice. -The japanese Club held their first banquet in honor of the Peach Festival. -Today started the Grammar Contest. My, but the school is quiet. We should have some visitors so they can see what "swell" grammar we use! -"How's Business?" No, we aren't getting personal. This is the name of the radio production, directed by Mr. Haig, that most of the students heard. -We were surprised today after coming back from vacation to find Coach Cochran in Coach Donahue's place. Welcome to Torrance, Coach Cochran. APRIL -The girls of T. H. S. enjoyed themselves immensely at the play-day given by the girls of the Gardena G. A. A. By the way, the red and gray shorts did all right for themselves today, or was it the girls! Tonight Laura May Hyde gave an interesting description of her two weeks in the east at the Torrensic Forum meeting. -The Seniors, juniors, and Sophomores tangled in a three-way meet. In the final score the juniors won in the first major track meet of the season. 1 90 1 -Today the Senior Hi witnessed the presentation of a program for a Pan- American Day. -A new crop of Seniors received their jackets. These jackets are different from what any other class has had. -Mr. Grigsby, replacing Mr. Casey, comes from Willowbrook Iunior High. Welcome to Torrance l-li, Mr. Grigsby. -An excellent baseball season was wound up today when the next year's varsity left the graduating Seniors in the dust. -Graduating Seniors of the Southland high schools and junior colleges were guests of U. S. C. at its annual open house. Annual Girls' League convention was held at Pomona. Marion Sears and Peggy Wood were the two delegates representing Torrance High. MAY -The boys of the Iapanese Club and the men of the faculty celebrated Boys' Day with a banquet. -Kids' Dayl The "Mighty Seniors" returned to childhood days and donned their kindergarten clothes, -Today climaxed Boys' Week. With the boys taking over the city offices, and the rest having the advantage of visiting the mills and partaking in the wienie bake at the park, the week proved to be very enjoyable. -The Scholarship banquet at Gardena was a huge success. The theme was Spanish. -The Annual Carnival was most successful in enjoyment, turn out and gate receipts. Merle MCI-lenry reigned as Queen. IUNE -The Seniors in G. A. A. went to Mrs. Hitzler's cabin at Topanga Canyon today. -One of the best events of the year, the Proml Girls with their hair not flying, and boys not looking like a jungle, lt was hard to recognize any- one. But everyone had a gay time. -lt won't be long before we can go to the beach. Everyone is sad because school will soon be outl We feel sorry for the Seniors that they wont be returning for another year of educationl -Seniors have to eat just as well as the under-classmen. This was found out at the Senior Breakfast this morning. The Seniors' motto: "We must keep our mighty position above the under-classmen, especially when it comes to eating." The ninth graders held their graduation this afternoon. The Seniors are graduated in the Civic Aud. at 8:00 tonight. -Well, this is the last day of school, so I guess it's time to quit until l get over being sun-burnedl E U S T U D IAN S Mrs Wilson, Mrs. Harder, Mr. Schaefer, Mr. Powell lheadl, Mrs. Priest, Mr. johnson, Mr. Price l91l DW WMM' MJ- o 0' M017 - 4 .G -ffkrvw XJ lx f ITL, I1 , 1 2 .2-X',,3. I-Em -il-.- ,....-i 7" C+ , "'-'Xl'--L "1 1 1. . f ' Ji, C I' ' I I '- ,.A.sX-,!,,lfJi ,f X- HJ-w : Q 'S ? xg? ' ' C., - X -V ' VX ' 'x Ju' ' LH 5. 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H. 5. Students . .. The greatest thing you can learn in school, is the ability to THINK for yourselves. That is the primary reason for our little psychology contest which we ran in this space last year. We hope to make this an annual event, provided your reaction is favorable. Frankly, you dicln't do so HOT last year. Maybe the problem was too steep, or the prizes not interesting enough. This yearls BRAIN TEASER is a simple problem in mathematics. And we are offering TWO BRAND NEW ONE DOLLAR BILLS for the first correct solution received after the annual is released. Also a ONE DOL- LAR BILL for the next NINE correct solutions received. And a half pound box of chocolates for the next TEN I correct solutions received. Here's the Problem: A man had one thousand one-dollar bills, and he wanted to divide them among ten bags., so that he could pay out any amount of dollars from 3751.00 to 31,000.00 by simply handing out one or more bags, without opening any of the bags. 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An I- oung 9' v - - o a go i to ' ot o Wit t ambition i eals, Ct Q Q -. 1 u eir f ers 0, Q n Wi 4' f s , yed nowled e Judgment, and of lity to t v -Qi -- Y' " at sh ma t e rl finer place for ff f '- 'l 4, A, I . , . MORS ' i Km s 1' ' .Q 7 714 "An u ce of pep, enthusi i e es ff' ie are harac - -t c fmodgh yo . Boys and girl i ,a , - . , ' onestly Q making an effort to find their niche ' e world. ' 1 ,. ' I-I-ZLER. "I think they are more intelligent and ar attackin their pr lems with m more courage than ever before." MR. MOWRY' Ill I1-I "Modern youth of today who like modern youth of long ago is-if we can believe history-impatient, exercising misdirected physical and mental energy, and later becoming the critics of modern youth. So what!" MR BARROW "The great majority of our young Americans who put their own physical comfort into a greater place of importance than the effort to 'achieve the honorable' are scheduled to miss the greatest joys life has to offer. To the few whose goal is self-discipline and idealism, our generation bows in respect, sincere affection and admiration. They will carry on the torch of inspiration and reap the joys of accomplishment." MARIORIE EISCHEN. Youth is to be envied: everything is at his disposal if he can realize it. One of the greatest fieldls open to the youth of today is that of creative writing. The newspaper, the periodical, the radio, the screen are all eager for his contributions if he will put forth his most thoughtful and painstaking efforts. ETHEL R. BURNHAM. The spirit of youth - eager in learning, enthusiastic in performance, happy in accomplishment. May it accompany us all far into our later yearsl ADA M. P. CHASE. Youth is faced with great opportunities. The questions before each of the T. H. S. students are: What are my ideals? What type of personality am I developing? I-low far do I expect to go? The answer to each question rests with eQCl'1 of YOU. IRINE MILLS. 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