United States Naval Academy - Lucky Bag Yearbook (Annapolis, MD)

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f i : I I ' i I --M !ITi P| " ' IPi P " i I , mmms mfmmmmismgi se THE L LJ V ' l % ' ■ ' Ki OF THE CLASS OF 1941 JOHN LANDRETH EDWARD W. RERARD EDITOR IN CHIEF RUSINESS MANAGER 1,0 t« Klfl V •■ I " Ha w ' 5S j ' 4 1 RECREATES SCEIME IIM THE .I T ii - ' - LUCKY BAG THE A] NUAL OF THE REGIJUEIVT OF MIDSHIPMEIV U] ITED STATES 1 AVAL ACADEMY A] I1 AP01IS, MARYLAIMD u e m TIMES %ir ■ An June of 1937 when the first members of the class of 1941 arrived at the Naval Academy, the drums of war were still faint and far away. Italy, it is true, had invaded Ethiopia, Germany had remilitarized the Rhineland, the Spanish Civil War had begun, and in the short space of a month Japan was to invade China. But the greatest empire of them all, the British Empire, given new unity by the newly-crowned King George VI, was still at peace with the world, and in Geneva the League of Nations was working to preserve that peace. _ At home in the United States we were still engrossed in our own peaceful and isolated prob- lems of social security, Pan-Americanism, labor, education, and safe driving. During the next year we paid little heed to the rumblings of Europe ' s fast-growing war machines. We had our own peculiar national sorrows . . . the last flight of Amelia Earhart . . . and we had our own peculiar na- tional entertainments . . . the World ' s Fair. . . . All the while rumblings from Europe were growing stronger and stronger- like mutterings of an approaching thunderstorm. With Munich came a slight lull, but by the time British conscription began in April of 1939 the ominous rumble of the Nazi war machine was a veritable thunder over Europe. . . . Weleit IN TIMES OF WAR O, N September 1, 1939, the war clouds over Europe unleashed themselves in a " blitzkrieg " that struck with blinding fury at Poland. In a short time Great Britain and France declared war on Ger- many. That same month Russia invaded Finland. In the spring of 1940 Hitler struck again and again with almost incredible speed. Norway fell, then the Netherlands, and finally Belgium. In quick X succession came the collapse of the invincible French army, the flanking of ;. ««»- iByffr; ' the impregnable Maginot line, and the inevitable separate peace on the part of France. England alone remained. . . . With all the world shuddering at the horrible spectacle of modem mech- anized war, the reaction of the United States was almost instantaneous . . . millions raised by private contributions for aid to the National Defense, plans for a two-ocean Navy and a year. For the Class of 1941... no cruise to Europe America curtailed . . . graduation in February instead than twenty years ago, the class of 1917 was sum- to the defense of its country. Once again Destiny, bounded confidence in Youth, has thrust upon agrad- sufFering . . . billions for fifty thousand airplanes . . . the one to South of in June. . . . More moned, six months early, with her seemingly un- uating class at the Naval Academy responsibilities which ordinarily would not be theirs until later years. HIS EXCELLENCY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA 7 " O the President of the United States we looked for leadership as the conflagration of diplomatic intrigue, invasion, and war threatened to engulf all of Europe. As Com- mander-in-Chief of the Army and Navy, President Roosevelt, more than any other one man, held the destiny of the nation in the hollow of his hand. Fortunately our President combined invaluable military knowledge gained as Assistant Secretary of the Navy with statesman-like qualities and long political experience. With quick sureness he organized national defense. Conscription became a reality. The two-ocean navy began to take shape. After the first alarm had subsided, the nation breathed easier, secure in the knowl- edge that a keen eye and a steady hand guided the helm of the ship of state. m PRESIIJEI T FRA HLI nELA II ItnUSEVELT Our C-in-C goes to sea COLONEL FMm j, KNOX Serretary of the Navy The Secretary IWeets the F avy BL ' ■■•- - ' ■ ■• ' ■ MAR ADMIMI W L.SON MOWN Superintendent U. S. Naval Academy CAPTAIN F. 4. L VO.S.SLfR Commandant of Midsfijpnieii ' DEPARTING U i COKING back, we see our life at the Naval Acadeni - not as a series of isolated events to .be recorded in chronological sequence as so many who ' ■i ' i , ha c gone l)cforc us haxe done; for to those of us who ha ' c lived them, June Week, the Ring Dance, Gradua- , ■ ■ ■.. i : tion are more than welcome events in the academic cal- endar. The ' are experiences iiill of humor, pathos, tenderness , . . elements which escape tlic constrictions of time. ... Taken as a whole, howex ' er, these individual ex- Pericnces- episodic and disconne , l|iey., ay seem-- tell a story. ... It is our profound hope, then, in the 1941 Lucky Bag to accomplish a two-fold purpose: to recreate each experience as we knew it so that in later years wc niax ' rcli c our iTii(lshif)inan career and to combine these experiences into a story that vill enable all vho ha e never known the Naval Academy as vc haxe to understand its tradi- tions, purpose, accomplishments, and customs. Toda ' we oiaduate; tomorrow we go to join the fleet, but eslerday. . . . ' eskM(la ' we entered the academy. We expected much. A great deal has been said of the lure of the sea; little has been said of the lure which attracts and holds the fancies of hun- dreds of oung men from every station of life and every stale in the union. Much has been said of tlu discipline and die training of the Naval Academ ' ; little has been said of how an in- stitution manages to combine hundreds of creeds, hundreds of ideals, Iiundreds of diverse philosophies of life into one single, useful wa ' of living— a service life ot honor, patriotism, virtue, loyaltx ' , and subordination. Mow was it accomplished? Tlie secret lies hidden in the ears. WV cannot now retrace oui- steps, but ve can foetus the telescope of time back— back— all the wa - back to gray walls and green grass ... to honor and duty ... to wind and sea . . . to laughtc r and music. ...tali » S, MART as the Regiment of midshipmen looked every day, day in and day out, there was an added brightness about them when Saturday noon meal formation came around. Smiles were gayer, uniforms presented a more striking contrast of freshly-brushed blue and gleaming gold, and the sun glinted more brightly on polished shoes and cap visors. The inflexible routine of drill, exercise, and study was over for another week, and the air was charged with expectancy. The week was over, but the week-end was just beginning. Release from routine, however, was not all the week-end had to offer. It brought us sports, dancing, and sailing—not to mention feminine companionship! Undoubtedly most of that peculiar charm which haloes our memories of Academy week-ends is due to the girls we dragged. Meet- ing our drags . . . taking them to football games . . . dining out. . .dancing. . .sailing . . . and simply basking in the warm radiance of a pretty girl ' s smile . . . these were the ingre- dients that went into the m; king of that most noble of institutions— the week-end ! cW 00 - €fe ' - TZt ,t(r ' .c - 9 ' A " ' h - J J yi ' rir r , f -«f . ' .J ■ ' " ' J ixL ' - " ' . ' , v- - «- .KT f , V - ' 1 lans tor a successful week-end are laid well in ad- vance — an exchange of letters, a week of anxious waiting, and finally he meets her at the sta- tion — and the week-end of all week-ends i s u n d e r w a - ! IS ootball is King these brisk Satur- day afternoons in October, and that mighty monarch of all the sports holds his court in Thompson Stadium, where thousands gather to pay him homage in noisy ovation. i! ifter the game they saunter over to the midshipmen ' s canteen for re- freshments. The excitement of cheering the Big Blue Team to victory still lives in the informal atmosphere around them. . ifRk. nff nformal dancing in Dahlgren Hall that afternoon is a welcome prelude to the formal hop in the evening. But al- ready evening meal formation is in the offing. He falls in to muster ; she watches. • .-yi ' iWiie-VKt ' XiSiat.atifZif.xit I Ormation is followed by one of those quick changes into formal dress and then they dine in state at historic Carvel Hall. At the hop she powders her nose while he waits to whisk her away. hostess welcomes them to the dance that is famous throughout the nation for its color, dignity, and charm. A crowd is already on the floor, swaying to gay waltz-time or slow, easy rhythms. nto the crowd ! Soon all sound IS a humming blend of music, voices and laughter ... all sight is a whirl of brightly- colored evening gowns, gleaming jewels, yellow gold and brass buttons. . . . ■«fe; , ' ,i - x:;4i V f « -.r " - -- " -S jwaiAe, • « . iformality is the keynote on Sun- day afternoon. In keeping with the occa- sion they unravel a huge spaghetti dinner at the " Greasy Spoon. " An obliging nickel- odeon furnishes music for them to dance. fter Chapel the minutes race by toward noon meal formation. Once again the formation bell clamors for his presence while she perches on the fence with some of the other drags near the Fourth Batt. ' t last — off for a sail where " the Severn joins the tide. " Shoving off from Dewey Basin, they see Luce Hall, the home of the Department of Seamanship and Navi- gation — home too of the dreaded P-Work. • « . Miir: ter sailing, a precious half hour is spent while she changes at Carvel. He shifts to service, and they traverse the Academy campus for the last time in the waning gold of the October afternoon. ime for a last-minute snap of her in front of Tecumseh, grizzled old God of the 2.5 .. . and then too soon . . . much too soon the tower clock of our Mahan Hall tolls the death knell of a lovely week-end. proud and haughty Japanese Bell. If Navy wins the Army football game, it tolls out in wild notes of victory ; how- ever if Navy loses that all-important game it maintains its cold and austere silence. I , . l M WfKl M?: mw-.Y ;:f ' ' 4i ' m VVW¥: V ' t mh. I ri Jkih ' . r . i mmimc 6mh, dxiilmc on the e j eAn, dia ioked upmie i4 mjj(p mA , me in p iaJde weeJ -eHaA, jjOAek (yuud£4.. . . all UuA mean6 . . . 1 I | l jVI p I A i I UR story has its beginning long before we sounded our trumpets before the walls of the Naval Academy.... Somehow there came a time when we first felt the call of the sea, when we first dreamed of a lusty life of travel, romance, and adventure. But the most vital part of our saga is the four years spent at Annapolis learning the ways of the sea. Knowing that we were destined to come to the Naval Academy as the summer ot 1937 approached, we prepared ourselves for a transition from our various modes of living to whatever lay before us . IXmi- M OAUJ, wxAJJeA oiU 31 M eoame We arrived. We got a room in town. A flame burned, and the moths drew ever closer to its enchanting light. That flame was a career, a vision of the future embodied in grey walls and a golden spire, grey ships and golden sunsets. And we were the moths, gathering and hovering about the flame, striving to reach it yet not knowing what it held for us, knowing only the magnetic enchantment of its irresistible glow. Yes, all roads led to Annapolis, and in the early summer of 1937 we, travel- weary and apprehensive, began to congregate outside the walls of the promised land, forming our battle plans for the conquest of the future. We talked things over and tried to relax. 32 We Mie ied Willi llOi ' l ' . AND I ' KAR IN OlSR IlKARTS 1 ' WAIKII) llIRdUOH TIIF, MaIN (JaIK. A FRIENDLY I.ITTIE MAN DIRECTED US TO THE SlCK Y . . After a restless niglil of " impatience we arose to survey the walls we were about to storm ; we arose to old expectations and new fulfillments. As we started down Maryland Avenue toward the Main Gate, our hearts grew faint and our steps uncertain. During that last long mile a million thoughts flashed through our minds, thoughts of the future, for we were leaving the past behind. Our hearts must have missed a beat as we passed through those portals of promise and found ourselves surrounded by grey walls covered with green ivy, brick walks shaded by green trees, and marble monuments cloaked w ith tradition. We were sent to the Administration Building first to receive necessary instruc- tions, and we left there, slightly stunned, to cross the yard to Bancroft Hall. Our eyes missed little of the beauty about us as we half straggled, half marched, toward the impressive main entrance. Again our eyes were tilled with wonder at the sight of marble floors and luassixe columns as we entered the rotunda ; the friendly little man who greeted us was dwarfed by its hugeness. Our pulses started to ciuicken and we were filled with misgivings about our health as he directed us to the sick l)a . S3 «M«aKwM tide mMu. dea iee Our excitement and the long climb up to the sick bay made our hearts beat faster and our breath come quicker. Could something be wrong, something we had not thought about? We soon saw that the doctors would not forget anything, even if we had. With sweat dripping from our armpits and our blood pressure steadily rising, we went from room to room, from probing to probing. None of us was new to physical examinations, but this one meant more to us than anything else at the time — our whole future depended on it. And when we left Bancroft Hall, some of us walked with leaden hearts, knowing that dreams are unsubstantial things ; the rest of us felt a sense of relief, knowing that on the morrow would begin the life that we had sought. } li i ing been appointed a iniclshipman in the United States Xa , do soleninl - swear (or adirm) that I will support and defend the ConstitutionoF the United States .i 4ainst all enemies, lorei.gii and doinestie; diat I vill hear true faith and alle ianee to the same; that I take this obligation heel , widiout an - mental reservation or purpose of evasion; and that I will well and laithiull_ ' diseharoc the duties ol die ofbee on whieh I am about to enter: So help me (jod. " 35 u e au OM Noon Formation on the rear terrace. Formal room inspection. After we exchanged our civilian garb for white work uniforms we went to work with a stencil brush and a bottle of ink, but the rude clang of a bell soon interrupted us and we followed the mob to formation on the rear terrace. Finally we waded through the stencilling and pack- ing and were ready for room inspection. Then we began our task of learning the ways of men and the sea. Our task brought to us a new language, the lan- guage of the sea and of Naval Academy life. We found the " Plebe ' s Bible, " Reef Points, a great help in getting started on the right foot. ' S i STUART C. lONES Editor GEORGE M. HAGERMAN Business Manager Managing Editor. E. A. Tucker Associate Editor J. K. Taussig, Jr. Advertising Manager. R. C. Glenn Ciruclation Manager _ R. L. Baughan, Jr. The Yard. A. P. Kelley Activities - - W. F. Seedlock Athletics W. J. Richardson The Navy... _ H. W. Lockhart Art Assistant.. Assistant.. Assistant.. Assistant.. F. C. Wyse, Jr. J. S. Howard, Jr. R. C. McGrath _A. Censale hnepp . G. M. Hagerman and S. C.Jones Reef Poiuis ior 1940-41 ORIGIN OF SOME. NAVAL TERMS The BOWLINE was a special knot used by archers for their bow strings. The term BOX THE COMPASS suggests defeat- ing the subtleties of the instrument. CAULK, meaning " to take a nap " comes from the time when deck seams were caulked with fh ; when a sailor stretched out on the deck to tjewas said to be " caulking " . During the_ ' the pitch would melt and stick to tl " caulker " , to which fact, paj rm is probably due. ,. ■77o platforms og pan stap 1 the . -. " 2 A . " if C o Y i- o . A ■7 " tcv. ■7 ■ SANDBLOWER— A member of the fourth pla- toon, a shorty. SAT — Passing, 2.5 or better. SAVOIR — One who is academically brilliant. SAVVY — Mental condition of a savoir. SCOFFER — Inordinately rapid eater. SCUTTLEBUTT— 1. Drinking fountain. 2. A rumor of doubtful origin. SEA GULL — Various types of bird served in the mess hall as " chicken " SECURE— Knock off work. SEP LEAVE — A month of leave after the cruise. SHIVERIN ' LIZ— Jello. IN A SNOWSTORM, with whipped cream. SKAG — A cigarette. SKINNY — Chemistry and Physics. SHELLBACK— Opposite of POLLYWOG. SHOVE OFF — Leave, depart, get thee hence. SICK-BAY — Place where we explain our ailments to hard-hearted doctors. SKIVVIES— Underclothes. SLEEP — Ail night, used with BUTT in counting days. SLIP STICK — The magic rule on which you can find everything but money and leave papers. A slide rule. SLUM — Mess cook ' s holiday. Stew or its equi- valent. SMOKING LAMP— Now used figuratively. When out, smoking is forbidden. SNAKE— Opposite of RED MIKF. SPANISH ATHLETE— Member of the Radiator Club. 103 ' A ■ ' y v :? • JaYV ' A ' V - . A «» ' A " .iJvi- wh 1? •? r . in fronX yhel ' s fra jys and sa - yiing no class sf knowledge of iid men of our L l:t ' jTvard, ere we ever As likelihood, we will 7 V -c. " d %.■ %.% .■ , ■■T ■% UJe cpitauMmz Hoist away: I Sailinc; on the Severn. Not only mad dogs and Englishmen, but midshipmen as well, go out in the noonday sun, and it beat us mercilessly about the head and shoulders. A cool shade and a tall drink would have been a blessing those hot days, but we had no time for wishful thinking ; we had work to do. We started right in to learn our job of being naval ofhcers. The Seamanship Department had the job of making sailors of us, and we looked forward to the drills in the cutters and knockabouts. On the rifle range the instructors tried to make rifle experts of us as we paused time and time again in our firing to wipe the sweat from our eyes. The Executixc Department tried to teach us that snap and precision which are essential to military efficiency. It takes a lot to make an officer and a gentleman — we found ! Pass in review! Ready on the firing line. We Grueling tests and brisk work-outs in THE GYM showed UP OUR WEAKNESSES AND LEFT US PHYSICALLY BETTER. Realizing that stamina and a sound body are essential for an exacting routine of work and watches, we accepted without undue complaint the course of physical training. Some of us found defects in our posture, and some of us had to learn to swim. Many of us had trouble with jumping or rope climbing, and the run- ning test was no lazy man ' s task. Sports furnished us much pleasure and benefit during Plebe summer. Some of us who went out for football would help beat Army some day. 1 Slade Cutter got our Plebe football team off to an early start. 38 l4Je mc MJ y (m 4 2Aie No MORE PlEBEs! When tlic lust member of " ' ; f leceived his (hploniii, vc heaved a sigh of relief, and, yelhnir with jov, uc chished madly to danee in our freedom. Hut the sjiasm of jubilance soon subsided, and we were l)usy preparing for youngster cruise vc had new work be- fore us, new ports to visit, new adventures awaiting us. Hardly knowing what to expect, we packed our belongings and went aboard the battleships to learn more of the navy life. " l. KMBARKKI). We I i ei) here. 39 HEsrawf! " iVeiVoAJeed We soon learned that the sea was something more than a mere enchantress ; she was an exacting mistress that demanded faukless proficiency in the use of the most common implements in the Navy, the scrubber and the squilgee. But a ship will not run on cleanliness alone ; so we went to the throbbing engine rooms and to the sweltering firerooms to learn of steam and machinery. It was not enough that we be engineers and deck hands ; we had to learn something of every part of the ship ' s organization. Those signal watches taught us a lot about communications, and we gained a clearer conception of how a man-of-war is operated as a self- sustaining fighting unit when we stood watches on the bridge. All of this was building a background that would provide for the eventualities of the future. We did this with muscle. . THIS WITH SWEAT. THIS WITH PROFESSIONAL PRIDE. AND THIS WITH FLAGS. 40 %le lea w£d ta Uvmt Load! The most vital part of our traiuini was in gunnrrv. After all, what good is a warship without guns, and what good arc guns if they cannot he fired accurately and rapidly? Long hours were spent at the sigiit tele- scopes and the loading machines in preparation for the few minutes it required to fire. We showed more en- thusiasm for this phase of our training than for any other, always keeping in mind that the shots that hit are the shots that count. When the week ' s work was over, we assembled in academy-laundered whites and sparkling shoes for cap- tain ' s inspection — after that came recreation. None in thi: wiiniv Third division, sir. 41 We ma xed We spent our recreation hours in various ways. The ship ' s band usually played for our pleasure after the evening meal, and we enjoyed the movies in the evenings (if we did not have the watch) . The Fourth of July was marked by smokers, contests, and merriment for all. We needed play to relieve the routine. Many of us took advantage of the sun in the afternoons, sprawling on the hard-wood deck while we replenished our supply of energy. We needed rest, rest from watches, working parties, drills, and those short nights of liberty. We listene d to swing. We frolicked. We basked in the sun. 42 %le UJent to- m me A TRIBUTE TO FraNCe ' s UNKNOWN. The places we saw and the experiences we had in Europe are indehbly stamped in our memories. We loved France, the people, the beautiful countryside, the fine old buildings, the gay night life, and the smiles that hid a fear of the inevitable invasion from the east. Denmark brought us many happy moments and ac- quaintances that we were reluctant to leave. We all heaved a sigh of regret as we saw the continent sink below the horizon, not knowing what another year was to bring. Frederiksberg Castle. Landmark. The Trianon. Copenhagen. ThRKI: MlSKETEERS. 43 pras London. Stonehenge. The England we saw was peaceful, good humored, and hospitable. Soap-box orators held forth in Hyde Park, and the bill boards were plastered with posters of an anti-vivi- section campaign. Yet even then one ear was to the ground to hear the rumble when it started on the continent. Although our visit to Europe had been ex- tremely satisfying, few of us regretted returning to New York ' s sky-scrapers, air-conditioning, and cold beer. And the hospitality and beauti- ful women of Norfolk upheld their reputation. ■ t::: , i ' ' - l 1SJ Beef Eaters. ; 7 Little Old New York. Virginia Beach. vUe oAeuji Uyfi . . . FORMING FOR THE FIRST TIME AS A CLASS. . . . . WE BEGAN THREE GLORIOUS MONTHS OF SENIOR CLASS PRESENT. Somewhere beyond the rim of youngster year, like an oasis in the desert, Hes the fabulous land of second class summer, the halfway mark of evcr - midshipman ' s career. Strange tales are told of its inhabitants, the second class, and their privileges and responsibilities . . . tales of week-ends spent in Washington, Baltimore, and New York ... of ketch trips and country club life ... of beautiful drags and Second Class Day. . . . Small wonder then that the third classman trudges on through the perils of youngster year, heartened by the thought of what is to come; yet there is something child-like about his simple faith in himself, his slipstick, and his god whom he calls Tecumsch. Armed with only these he sets out with the mechanical ingenuity of the steam department to the right of iiim, tlic systematic scheming of the skinny department to the left of liim, the accu- mulated wizardry of the math department before him, and the bodies of his fallen comrades all around him. We watch him disappear into the distance toward second class summer, that youngster who was ; then we turn away with ; mental " hon voyage. " 48 Our dreams of a summer of recreation faded somewhat as soon as we were settled in our new rooms and saw the plans for our work laid out. We began to think that the old adage about all work and no play had been given a new twist. Our first taste of authority came when we were entrusted with the guidance of the new plebes through their initial months at the Academy. A certain sense of progress came from being in charge of a formation after two years of waiting. Of course there are always watches to stand in the Navy, but they were incidental as long as our necks were not ex- posed to the axe. To work off the effects of those week-ends of frolic we were sent to the gym where we groaned and strained in order to avoid the stigma of the sub and weak squads during the academic year. They work out on Wednesday afternoons when we have liberty! Long hours we spent at the rifle range, where we combined aerial gunnery with trap and skeet shooting. From that brief moment of sport we went to hours on the machine gun firing line, learning to lead the target and to fire in bursts of three. The highlight of our work was that short period of flight training — a turn at the controls, a little aerial navigation, a flight to Anacostia, camera and machine guns, and bombing practice. Squads right and left! 46 Out in i kon r. Tacticai. kxkk(:isi:s. Wlien c reported for instruction in seamanship, we found our tasks more like play than anything else in the Navy. Sometimes vc played with toy boats in Luce Hall, and at other times we went to sea in the Y. P. ' s. We did not even mind the chief ' s little red book during the motor launch drills. Those impromptu races in the knock- abouts and whalcboats and the arrival of our new yawls in the middle of the summer were even more fun. Our introduction to navigation was interesting — after we recovered from our dismay at being handed that colossal armful of books . . . they looked well on a bookshelf though. . . . The work on the charts we endured because there were always interesting hours spent surveying or learning to use the sextant and the bubble octant — all part of that ounce of prevention to make sure that we never hear that loud crunching sound forward. Bumper drill. Start the P-work ! Gentleman artisan. Submerge. I don ' t get it! WfBfflt ?imI ,-c» n Stop the turn ! Efficiency ! From the newly-provided inner-spring mattresses we dragged our drowsy bodies each morning. After breakfast we trudged with reluctant feet to the lairs of the steam and juice depart- ments to investigate the mysteries devised to plague midship- men on sultry days. The practical considerations of machinery, steam and in- ternal combustion engines, the rudiments of the art of welding and pipe bending, all of these we studied. A morning spent in testing our flying ability in the Link Trainer, and another spent in a submarine were experiences none of us regrets. After the few minutes of listening to a radio buzzer we knew that there was another hour in which there would be no rest for the wicked in general and the midshipmen in particular, sometimes the lectures afforded a cat nap or two, if the prof did not insist that we at least pretend to listen. Out of the maze of lecture, theory, and experiment one fact became clear ; iron filings will do strange things when properly induced by a power called magnetism, or something. . . . -48 e PloMtxi- 7 During our plclic summer we watched witli cnvv as the members of Thirly-nine enjoyed tlieir Second (ilass Day ; vvc waited impatiently for the time when Our Day would come. A t last our dreams became real when Second Class Day arrived early in August. It was the " summing up " of the pleasures and privileges, as well as the responsibilities, of second class summer. I ' .acli of us became " King for a Day " as all the recreational facilities which the Academy has to ofier were thrown open to us and our drags. Somehow, during the previous two years, we had become imbued with the spirit of the sea, and we turned eagerly for recreation to swimming and sailing ... to the wind and the sea and the sun. . . . Shoving off with heavy dates but light bai.i.ast. Tarzan In the evening we went to Smoke Park . . . where we HAD dinner beneath the stars. Second Class Day moved toward its unforgettable climax at dinner time. Like any old park, Smoke Park has its benches and its bushes, its trees and its grass. But that night, unlike any old park, it had colored lights, a fountain, and a hidden orchestra. The summer air was soft and warm and the stars looked down like a thousand eager eyes . . . even the moon beamed his approval upon what must have seemed to him a fairyland almost hidden in the night. A hidden orchestra played . . . WE danced . . . the fountain displayed. A smoke after dinner ... a chat . . . AND TO the hop Mrs. Thackery received. so I.Ki ' s D.wci: ! Stately and historic Memorial Hall was the scene of the hop, a hop that moved at a lively and exciting pace, but somehow- preserved its picturesque dignity and calm. And as the evening drew to a close, each one of us felt that the hop had been a fitting finale to a day he will long remember. Time out. Balcony interlude. il 51 A summer would be incomplete without a cruise. Second class cruise was a pleasant one. There was plenty of room and good chow. The watches gave us some first hand experience in handling a ship, and various tours shed some light on the functions of other naval activities. The cruise was not long enough to be tiresome, but it carried us to beautiful ports and won- derful liberty. ; SS - Not lazy — just tired. S2 Hacun Wie a aile(i Frankie passed the word. W ' l; 1 1 KMi) I III. ■S ' OINC.SIIKS lo WHILE WE REIRESIIKD. After learning some of the theory of navigation, seamanship, gunnery, and engineering during second class year, we went to sea in order to learn how this knowledge is applied in practice. First class cruise gave us training which was new to us. Vc learned how to assume responsibility, and we learned how to get things clone. We enjoyed more leisure than on previous cruises, but mid- watches and navigation took much of our sleep — a four star fix gave us a thrill of pride, though. Our jobs were such that we gained an insight into the organization of a battleship ; we learned to maneuver in formation, to read and decode signals, to operate the engineering plant, and to direct the gunfire. We hope we learned, at least in part, how to make a fighting fleet. We FLASHED THE SIGNAL LIGHTS. We shot THE SUN r AND PLOTTED IT IN. 53 fv mmmmwrmmm Permission to leave the ship, sir. In Old Panama. = S k Back in the spring we were greatly disappointed when we learned that our trip across the equator to Rio would not materialize, but international affairs failed to consider the desires of midshipmen. We were not de- prived of pleasure, however, when we visited Panama. Tropical rain, green jungles, and old ruins colored with legend lent a romantic atmosphere to our short stay there. When we awoke one morning to look up at the Venezuelan mountains, we stood in awe of their majestic beauty. A thrilling trip over those mountains revealed to us hospitable Caracas nestled there in her loveliness. All of us brought back fond memories from Latin America. El Presidente. Good Neighbors. 84 ( oik r oi- Pkack, Ni: v ' m K World ' s 1 ' aik. ftf t After stopping for a few days in Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands where we enjoyed the sunshine, the swimming, and the rum, we turned again northward — to ever-fascinating New York and quaint old New England. No sight stirred us more than the spires of Manhattan rising magnificently before us as we swung to the anchor in the North River. The liberty boats discharged their cargoes of eager youths, and they rushed to join the hustling horde of humanity that will always be New York. We were the guests of the World ' s Fair and the Rockettes — some of us were lucky enough to get dates with those lovely dancers. We swarmed to the theaters and to the night clubs, hungry for the excitement, the adventure, that waited in every by-way. Our brief stop at Newport allowed us to renew old friendships and to tour the Training Station, the Torpedo Factory, and the War College. Then, for the first time in history, the cruise went to Boston where we were royally feted. After that period of play we had to go to work again — to Guantanamo and target practice and an early return to Annapolis. Then came September leave! .6 , • 0 D(nv. Beacon Street in Boston. r r- The Cleveland Indians play the Boston Red Sox. Guantanamo, the last stop. 55 .). .L, i ll. ll • ! Red Carlnn Jack Hadler « Vern Forde • Joe Moteri Dick Marquardt , Bill Walsh Tommy Thompi Ind Vnen r-- • . f Catron Dovy Dovenpor ' t • Ace Pnrkrr ' 1 Ken Brown JC y ' 1-. " " r Basic Feldmcier ,UCKc Lorr ■ . , r - I fo Long - « " " i ' -uj uyyu - ' - ' ' " ,ncc„r Slont Hcgh; Duonl Hoso idglcA Spud Molonc Jcosty.Cost? hola% J ' cho ' Cilc Ca. (fWst ob Mocklin »j ' | ' l ' • . Dick Pre.cc ij ' " : McLean fft f ,, Dick Harrison (Moc McLean Vic Mauldin ' " )ick Smith j YAjax Myers luldin j„ (D ' ijk Smith %Jr . Myer- ' - ' ■ Poul Bockus tM r te inrt , Hank Henrv " ' ' ibowsky. i j jV ' ,:- njomm, 8l «n» ' TuckSfucker. Hugh Wager Candid CamcroM " ' ' ' ' " ' ;° " ' ' ° " ' JU -Ujack Gonni V • a j. Ball " ■ » . ]A:j!«y Hay. J I Zeke Miller Eddie Miller HaULockhart V fWuta ' ;HooT] M M«t««ion iSeea Gunner Seedlock , , , „ Happv FeltonlV »■» , « :._ ' » ' ' • —— .1 DCS Kline Del Deller J p _ Blinker Seaman -, John Feick J(od Roderi. 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' 4044 edA ea4j Ontke ' Jdc GcKzdi Qa Idje i! cmd Wed We l4Je % e meaxi mio- the hloAUt Qe dJAol tateA Jnd Mcatie4ed edema ' keleAide Olm- J OUI J ee x mZa ' jtuv ' iti ' aa (fw ' VUe (Hiik l Ue Smted S oH ' A ' ci ! cmd (lec ieailon kJeJlcd mi yw- .-aiit- !)n the oAi, w m » n M ' , m tA,t ( w iiW ii i jn Aewi MXjAximi, Mm a And Pi OH Pomid ; A month of leave and relaxation — we entered easily into the life of the civilian world, at least the brighter side of it. We slept when we were sleepy ; we danced in the wee small hours ; we lounged on the warm beaches ; we fished in the cool mountain streams and the ocean ; we laughed with carefree forgetfulness of the fast approaching end to our playing, living the moment, letting tomorrow take care of tomorrow ' s worries, letting today take care of today ' s joys. The joy we had and the loves we had were left to the man who stayed at home, who had a convertible car and a smooth way about him, and we returned again to our work with only the memory of those happy days spent among our friends at home. B. Hcuuf. uputme, and tke dinMc tUe 2.5--- hook to- cme mcj. jjmtlKdi c iMifdd- a4n i ooliyied leauje4 ---kaok r I I ' O N. - P y{j ' R Jcadesuc ifeoA A ' When the ship that is tired returneth, With the signs of the sea showing plain. Men place her in dock for a season, dAnd her speed returneth again. " nd so, renewed by a month of leave, we return to the Acade- my prepared for another year of classes and studies. ' 41 takes charge and steps into the responsibilities and privileges of first class year. The long awaited time is at hand, and the fact that it has been shortened to provide more officers for the growing Navy does not take away the thrill. We Ilei44 ned A ■nxpm J:ea4jie By bus, plane, train, and auloinobilc the rv ( - ment returned. All roads lead to Ainiapolis this one day every year the day tlie lea e eard had warned us not to forget. To the regiment of midshipmen Se])tembcr, not February, is the shortest month of the year. The long corridors and empty rooms arc doubly cruel after the comforts we had left, but when, through a great display of will power, the cruise boxes were unpacked and lockers stowed, we were readv to call Bancroft Hall our home for another year. ' hERE will. I START? Al L OUT — LAST STOP. 78 ' 4f L. E. Larson. W. L. CONLEY. After three years of training in leadership, and more and more responsibility, the great test is at last at hand— for ' 41 takes charge. For three years conjectures had been made as to who would be our stripers, and many bull sessions centered around the weighty subject— " Who do you think will be five-striper in our class? " But upon return from leave, everything was setUed, and small groups gathered around the regimental organization posted on the bulletin board to pass judgment on the choice of the powers that be. And here they are! R. J. Smith. F. G. Edwards. L. B. Pride. J. B. Hadler. C. J. Merdinger. J. K. Taussig. V. Delano. F. Welch. H. W. Wager R. Will. •SON « G fj, A. C;. Capps. fiy,, , ' » T . C. W. Rush. P. D. Fi.EMlNU. R. E. Imii k. First Company: Elliott, Hutchinson. Collins, Penrod, Hart, Leighton. Second Company: Graham, H. L.; Landreth. Phillips, Brown, Sanger, Cagie. ■u- ' Third Company: Moore, Cummings. Spitler, Weisner, Rebard, Dvvire. Fourth Company: Graham, T. H.; McDaniel. Fears, Spowers, Luker. Fifth Company: Nicholson, Morrison. Oliver, Reader, Styer. Sixth Company: Reeves, Jacobs, Fonvielle. Hokr, Settle, Matton, Windsor. S2 Seventh Company: Kirk, Cuccias, Welch. Crenshaw, Guinn, Greeni.ee. Eighth C:ompany: BuEi.i., Montgomery-. Gunnels, Leahy, Rile . Ninth Company: Hennessey, Ensey, Sterling. Maxwell, Southard, Walker. Tenth Co.mpany: Wyse, Wirth. Gilpin, Encji.e. Mauldin. ' iNf:ENT. Eleventh Company: Thomson, Seaman. MacMillan, Hayler, King. 1 I ' JL " ! rwELnii Company: Harbrecht. HiE Bienvenu, Walsh, Savage, . a . i rk. 83 PW " W " " " fW W« To take his place aboard ship upon graduation as an able leader of men, each midshipman needs training not included in the ordinary college course. Thi s training is furnished by the Executive Department, whose duties include admin- istering discipline, supervising the watch squad, and otherwise insuring the smooth working routine in Bancroft Hall. e The less glamorous side OF the D.O. — office work. Get that man ! Company officers at work. Back row: Taylor, Smith, Fairbanks, Atkins, Adams, Kerr, Small, Wylie, Stevenson, Hunter, Adair, Prince, Wattles, Sugarman, Vorpahl, Pressey, Williamson. Front row: Perry, Talbot, Wright, Austin, Davis, Tobin, English, Crawford, Steinhagen. " ke 2). 0. ai TCH, TCII. " Good Evkning, Sir. " 2de6 litile " ia 2e ue6 Life has its dark moments everywhere, and so all is not peaches and cream at the Naval Academy. Most of these moments occur at regular intervals, but there is little comfort in reveille every morning in general and Monday morning in particular or the weekly posting of the trees, or the inevitable crash of a spilled steam kit at each P-work. Some people never learn. 85 Mo WcdcUeA to toMxi Most of every officer ' s time in the Navy is spent standing watches. In order to be ready for the responsibihty of taking over the deck on a modern battleship, a midshipman works his way up from the bottom in standing watches. Plebe year we were battahon office messengers ; next we stood those long, weary youngster assistant mate watches, looking for- ward to the day when we could become mates, and sit down and even study a little. Even these privileges were overshadowed by the promise of first class company mate and officer of the watch duties. ' And Then I Said. . . . ' Part-time Postman. Many other cxlra jobs canu- upon watch through the years, and in addi- tion to being assistant mates of the deck and company mates, there was always the possibility of being an usher at the movies or football game, or being called upon to show a group of girls around the yard, or being the sea wall detail during the rest period. Tup: Maix Oh ice Dk] Another W eek-end Watch. " Dlst on Lamp- 87 The sleep of the innocent. 3 MINUTES TIL FORMATION, Anyone who takes that old adage about " early to bed and early to rise makes you healthy, wealthy, and wise " too seriously would certainly be disappointed if he took a look up and down the corridors of Bancroft Hall at 0615 some morning. Nowh ere in the world could he find such a prize collection of tousled heads, lugubrious coun- tenances, and woe-begone expressions. Just after leave it seemed almost impossible to get back in step with the exact routine of Bancroft Hall, where each moment is planned, and he who operates behind schedules is cer- tain to suffer. Of course, all one need do is follow Article 3000, U.S.N.A. Regulations, and he will never go astray, for that article lists the time of every forma- tion, study hour, and drill that must be attended, but . . . well, it ' s a good trick if you can do it. . . . All turned out. 88 Breakfast Formation The first step of the day was getting dressed and ready for breakfast formation — for who knew what morning tlic D. O. would inspect for shoe shines? After breakfast came half an hour of light housekeeping, to get the room in shape, the beds made, and the dust brushed off the most conspicuous places. The first class was at 074.5, and from that time on, study hours alternated with recitation periods until the drill period in the afternoon. The drills were in more practical subjects, such as sailing, sub-chasers, and in- fantry. The old saying, " A place for everything, and everything in its place, " had been modified at the Naval Academy to read " A time for every- thing, and everything on time. " ViiERE Does This Di ST Come From? 89 % Vke tuioale upiik the For every recitation each instructor was re- quired by the regulations to give each midship- man in his section a mark. Thus the httle red book in which these marks were kept was the center of attraction in each section room, and as soon as the marks were in it, the class relaxed — the battle was over for another day. The con- tents of the red book are carefully hidden, and when it was last seen looking coyly over the edge of the instructor ' s pocket as he left the section, one could not help but wonder what stories it could tell — of success and failure, of tragedy and elation. . . . It ' s too late now. 90 5) ICUdJ Halt — left face — fall out — draw slips — man the board — the picture works the problem — don ' t start the P-work until I say start the P-work — eternal vigilance is the price of good navigation — youngster year is fruit. . . . All of these familiar sayings, passed down through generations of midshipmen, recall to mind four years of academics, by the Severn, spent learning the fundamentals of the profession of being a naval officer. Mathematics, English, Languages, Ordnance, Navigation, Chemistry, Physics, YXqc- tricity — all these form the parts which must be molded into the background of the successful officer. 91 The Buckets Are Always With Us. IVe Woid ia Maik Mathematics — the foundation upon which every technical education is built, and the stumbling block which interrupts many of them at the Naval Acad- emy. Over a period of two and a half years, we were led step by step through college algebra, trig- onometry, calculus, and finally mechanics. But although our mathematics as a separate course ended there, its practical applications had hardly begun to unfold. For all the way from punching the log tables to get the morning fix, to watching the fire control answers grind out of the latest range keeper, we realize our dependence in the navy on the science of mathematics. Now Your Mistake Is- It ' s Really True. 92 ' 41 had the doubtful honor of being the first class to re- ceive an extra half year of math. As a result, we ended our long and delightful asso- ciation with that department in January of second class year. " But it ' s an ill wind that doesn ' t blow somebody good, " and in this case it was the members of the savvy first sec- tion, who were spared their traditional dunking in the Sev- ern. Imagine being dipped in the Severn through a hole in the ice! Lacking somehow that exuberant youngster spirit, ' 41 also omitted the rest of the traditional ceremony of burying math — it ' s fond fare- well to the math department being a subdued cheer as it left the examination room. W 11 A 1 Did 1)1 ( ill 11 IK I II A r I, AST I ' kClli. ' 9 a m ii hmitx i B tE - H ' - ' B-HA A ' ' Hr HH h ■f -t- ' i u 11 Ml ji mirvJ-r . U i ' U t ttt n u ' " ' " lh ' Wl IS ' - .« KR m T P Back row: Conrad, Avers, Mayer, Hammond, Moore, Stotz, Rust, Kerr, Lvi.e, Currier, Wicks, Zaiim. Mim er. Qt i nsk. i ' uicsdN, Martin, Bi.eick, CJiarratana, Kern, Tyler, Barnett, Clarkson, Buchiioi.tz, Alpert, Wait. is, I.irrAtT-R. Adamson. Kkiis. Front row: Wilson, Galloway, Carke, Leiper, Fort, Eppes, Dillingham, Clements, Scarborough, Lamb. 93 Back row: Keyes, Eakens, Rule, Casey, Slayden, Butterfield, Kintberger, Blackwell, Farrell, Walker, Bolgiano, Beardslee, Beneze, Dusinberre. Front row: Fravel, Read, Maples, Blanche, Crichton. Mc a ime Soon after graduation many members of the class of 1 94 1 will be engineering officers in ships throughout the fleet. To start them in their duties they will fall back on the teachings of the Steam Department — Naval Machinery with its boilers, auxiliaries, and turbines ; thermodynamics and its Mollier diagram ; and the general background of engineering acquired in the classrooms and shops of Isherwood and Melville Halls. Machine Shop. Metals Lab. «4 Steam, more than any other subject plebe year, served ' to endoctrinate us with the neces- sity of careful and painstaking observance of directions. Step- by-step, with the instruction sheet our only guide, we built up our work during those long hours at the drawing board. Valuable as this early training was for the years of academics that lay ahead, there were shadows of still other things to come ; and for many of us there proved to be quite a bit of similarity between a plebe trying in vain to focus his eyes as he leaves the drawing room and a first classman feeling for the doorknob leaving the eye exam room. It ixkjks Good, iu i Wi.i, Ir Work. ' Fourth row: Welch, Forth, Scott, Williams, Gillmer, Simmers, Smythe Third row: Robards, Collett, Lewis, Young, Jondreau, Wev. Second row: Biggs, French, Dell, Lorenz, Butterfield, Eldredge. First row: Allen, Schetky, Teasley, Needham, Stewart, Davis. 99 We studied Study hour was the technical name for that very, very short period spent in Ban- croft Hall between those two long ones in the academic buildings. By some strange coincidence, however, all three periods when actually timed seemed to be of equal length, but every midshipman knows that it just couldn ' t be. The proper technique of getting the most out of the study hour with the minimum of effort takes years to develop. But if you see some midshipman who can get a hair- cut, read the leading story in Cosmo, write a letter, listen to the radio, during one hour — and then put on his hat and coat, reach for the doorknob just as formation bell rings, and go off to ordnance with a smile — you see what we mean. . . . Professor Alden. To the Department of English, History, and Govern- ment was entrusted the latter part of the task of making us into officers and gentlemen. To supply the cultural needs of our course, they gave us composition and English literature plebe year. Naval History and govern- ment youngster year, diplomacy, public speaking and modern reading second class year, and modern European political history first class year. They also sponsored Friday evening lectures by prominent men in the affairs of the world, and supervised after-dinner speaking. With this training, they sent us to the corners of the earth to be judged as representing our country wherever we may be. 96 Grandstand Quarterbacks. Unity, Emphasis, and Coherence. Third row: Johnson, Lanier, VV. D., West, Blakesi.ee, Cook, V. M., Lanier, B. B., Groki-. Moore. Ci ark. Second row: Gardiner, Withers, Gullett, Cook, A. B., Doty, Schmidt, Judge, Merrick, Horn. Lewis, CrsriK, Gray, Gault, James, Connelly, Stephens. First row: Darden, Pease, Meigs, McCormick, Talbot, Westcott, Alden, McLean, Norris, Hazlett, Sturia . Heath. 97 Professor Lajoye. GA£km loMouaaeA The Department of Foreign Languages offered us our only opportunity to make a choice in our academic schedule ; after deciding to study either French, Spanish, Italian, or German, we began during plebe summer to master the strange sounds upon which those languages were built. Youngster cruise gave the French students a chance to try their skill upon the some- times bewildered natives, and first class cruise took us to South America, where the Spanish students had their chance. The Department fosters the Language Clubs in Bancroft Hall for those who make a hobby of this study, and each year gives an interpreters ' examination to the graduating class. . , . Back row: Fowler, Berry, Muller, Shields, Brandon, Lemieux. Front row: Winchell, Ware, Lajoye, Cobb, Purdie, J. M., Tolley, Michels. 98 1 1 1 •Makf. t ' wnu •() R nkhth and ' e " with olr tongi ' e. Professor Olivet. s ILs; L ♦ ♦M t ■4 ' r ' 1 1 I I i Back rote: Espinosa. Hartsook, Domk- NECTi, Sewei I . W ' nnERow. Hem er, PlRDlE. DrECIISEI . I- ' xnil io:c: ( lAHRii.i.()- ' A ()rE . ' I ' eai i,, Thomas. I,i sk, I.aird. OiuEr, Gre(;erso. . Siarnes. 99 VUe udA iuoe MefXA dme4 Since each graduate of tiie Naval Academy receives the degree of Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, he must of necessity spend many hours in the classrooms and laboratories of the Juice Department. Plebe chemistry, youngster physics (with its never-tO-be-forgotten lectures), second class d. c. electricity, first class a. c. and radio! The laboratory periods were usually far from dull, as we worked to the tinkle of breaking glass, crashing circuit breakers, the whine of over-speeding motors, or the pop of an ammeter connected across the line. Back row: McCurley, Trumble, Stout, Jack, Thomson, Bal- Lou, Leatherman, Ransom, Heath, Ellis, Habecker. Front row: Wise, Elder, Cocka- DAY, Glutting, Goggins, DuGAN, Wilson, Williams. Slipstick Willie Lectures. Professor Gray. 100 I ' iRSI ( ' I ASS A- Second Class d-c Back row: Green, Williams, Gray, Newbould, Southworth, Heimcke, Stevens, Smedlev, Hammond, Way, Groverman, Ryberg, Howard, Fife, Redeker, Dye, Power. Front row: Davis, Jalbert, Jackson, Dashiell, Wallace, Frellsen, Hill, Lee, Cooper, Barden. o A cm i Just Looking. Study hours were designed primarily for preparing lessons, but there are many other little odds and ends which must be taken care of throughout the day, and they usually take up part of study hour. The barber shop, the tailor shop, dental quarters, and the midshipman ' s store draw their clien- tele from those people with enough fore- sight to read that fourth period steam the night before so they can devote the third period to getting a haircut. Then there is the classic story of our class- mate who stood in line at the store for half an hour while his battalion was reciting. No. 2 ON THE LEFT, DoC. Only a trim, please. To the poorhouse on a requisition. 102 J l(K!m Meal o iymaimi. After the fourth period comes noon formation, at 12:25. As the returning sections fall out and go to their rooms, the all-important question resounding through the halls is : " Where ' s formation. Mate? " And the answer is usually " outside, " which means that everyone is expected to look his best, because his shoe shine, best suit, and posture will probably be in- spected by someone before the formation is over. The Drum and Bugle Corps also get a chance to perform, and at the command " Battalions Forward, March, " beat out their famous step. Soon the terraces are deserted, except for Laddie or Angus, the regimental canine mascots, who usually come to formation and forget to march off, and the regiment has gone to lunch. 103 0nd44 Z44X The Department of Ordnance and Gunnery opened fire second class year with a " sketch and describe " broad- side, but before long settled down to a war of nerves — the success of which depended on subjecting each midship- man to Sheet lo ' s, splash diagrams, general all-around table punching, and giving him what seems to be only half the time necessary to com- plete the work. But a well-planned course, supplemented with rifle, pis- tol, and machine gun practice, aerial bombing, torpedo drills, and battle practice on each cruise, give our Navy what we believe is the most accurate gunnery in the world. Confidential. Back row: Kelly, Harrison, Warfield, Wolsieffer. Front row: Jennings, Hartung, Walsh, Hummer. 104 cmd QuHne u ' And then tiiev roll back the roof. " Back row: Johnson, Terrell, Phillips, Little, Rigler, Dennett. Front row: Foster, Stuart, Vinson, Salzman, Lohmann. 105 It was surprising to find in our first regular classes in Seamanship and Navigation, second class year that we had already been rather pain- lessly initiated into these twin sub- jects. The plotting room drills and lectures on rainy afternoons, the sail- ing drills and qualification tests, and cruise experiences formed the back- ground, and the instructors of the department then took up the problem of making us seamen alert enough to get through New York harbor with- out a " faux pas, " and navigators wh o will never have occasion to hear that " loud crunching sound forward. " When its on its off — . Third row: Lanman, Chambers, Smith, Tennent, Reynolds. Second row: Letts, Moore, Catterton, Johnston, Hyatt, Wilson, Chase, Ocker. First row: Maury, Tarbutton, Christoph, Bennehoff, Bowman, Duncan, Woodruff, McDonald, Cochrane. 106 and Me 2Mx2n6Mui Any Saturday Morning. ■rv .:. r: ' ta ' vva ' ' .. r i ' - Back row: Fiddler, Arthur, Royai , Pavi.ic, Carter. Front row: Thornton, Hyde, Bennehoff, Bowman, Decker, Siegrist, DeWolf. 107 V uzmuui p : W One, two, one, tw( Suspecting that climbing to the fourth deck nine or ten times a day is not enough exercise to keep a midshipman in shape, the De- partment of Physical Training took over the job of starting us out on the trail of the body beautiful. Plebe summer the gym tests and swimming tests set forth a standard to attain, and just about the time everyone agreed they weren ' t so hard, it was time for the next tests. But, one by one, the members of the sub squad and weak squad successfully passed their tests, and we went to the Fleet realizing the importance of keeping fit. All together, now. Back row: Sazama, Ortland, Schutz, Hendrix, Swartz, Miller, Foster. Third row: Moore, Taylor, Mang, Aamold, Wilson, Deladrier, Bishop, Molesworth. Second row: Webb, Gazby, Hessel, Gilmore, Robertshaw, Fiems, Phillips. Front row: Davies, Player, Lambert, Davis, King, Dana, Nisewaner, Thomas. 108 Sinrc a well roundrd ( ' (lucatif ii uuist contain [he ])ra(tical as well as the ihcorct- ical, at tlrill pcricKl each day tlu- ac (cm was placed on Icarnint to do In- dointr. Drills were held in steam and juice to show the application of the- lessons recently studied. In seamanslii|), sailing, rowing, tactics, and aircraft, drills were held. The drills which one thinks of first, however, arc infantry drills probably because they arc held so much oftencr than the others. Who knows what amount of horscpov er has been expended on Farragut aiid Wor- dcn Fields, by the countless thousands of midshipmen who have marched up and down and across them since the founding of the Academy, while ceaselessly going through the manual of arms? Miss Springfield. Ready to go. 109 II Canteen Workout. The Hiking Club. ActimUe l Recreation time finds as many different uses at the Academy as there are different kinds of people. For those who are more skilled in certain sports, those short hours after drill are spent in varsity practice ; the great majority, however, are left to their own resources. They may go to the gym for a workout, go swimming, catch up on their studying, serve extra duty, or take advantage of the facilities of one of the branches of the ever-popular radiator squad. The members of this organization spend their time sipping " cokes " at the soda fountain, playing bridge, discussing the foreign situation, or merely holding bunk drill. But no matter how the time is spent, it is usually enjoyed (with the notable exception of extra duty) , and it all goes to keep Jack from becom- ing a dull boy from all work and no play. The Radiator Squad. no Ed Tucker, Edilor-in-CliieJ. Russ WiLi.soN, Sjwrls Kdito VUeA Kl Charlie Styer, Managing Edilnr. Jim Bartlett, Art Editor. Jack Lohm, Exchange Editor. Dick Pierce, Business .Manager Bri.i. Owen, Circulation. Jerry Clancy, Advertising. Ed Griffin, Cut Exchange. MuNK and Herndon, Photos. Twenty-six times a year each person pictured on this page endured a headache of major or minor proportions, and that ' s a lot of headaches. But to put before the regiment the weekly conglomeration of news, humor, art, fiction, sports, and advertising that make up The Log required the expenditure of a lot of extra ergs. Sunday nights during study hour you could find a glum looking bunch occupying The Log office, reading copy, editing, blue penciling, debating whether jokes would pass the censor, all under the direction of the pint-sized man of ideas, Eddie Tucker. Wednesday afternoons the publication office would assume airs of chaos as frantic efforts were poured into " making up " the pages for kindly Mr. Mac to take back to Baltimore for printing. Friday afternoons the watch squad delivered a copy of the finished product to each of us, while the circulation staflf juggled addresses to keep up with our changes in O. A. O. ' s. Seldom, if ever, did we give any thanks, and it was traditional not to laugh at the jokes, but the magazine nevertheless was a definite addition to our weekly enjoyment and saved our writing many details home. Vic Moitcret, EX-News Editor. Tuck calls for copy — " and on time! " Fred Maxwell, .Music Columnist. Al Donahue, .Idrertising. K %t hi ill I I Christmas Card Finished product — effort well spent " no more oyster fleet pictures! ' 941 Christmas Card Committee. Arthur, Rebard, Stricter, Seedlock, chairman, Mitchell, Newsom. Our Regimental Christmas Card goes to every state in the union as well as to many foreign ports where we have made close friends on sum- mer cruises. Its preparation, therefore, is im- portant to the last detail, which accounts for the almost weekly meetings that Chairman Walt Seedlock called during the entire year. Nor was their labor lost, for a wealth of grateful apprecia- tion poured in from relatives, O. A. O. ' s, and friends in all quarters. Trident Belles lettres finds its place outside the English class- rooms at the Naval Academy in the Trident Society. Four times a year the combination of poetry, art, fiction, and professional articles went to press, very material proof that a midshipman is something more than a uniform and a mind full of calculus. Also under the cognizance of Bud Wynkoop ' s organization is the Trident Calendar, a boon to the regiment both for personal use and as a fitting Christmas gift. The literati of the USNA, the Trident Society. Front row: Seedlock, Wynkoop, president. Second row: North, Brandt, Hein, Buell, Price. Third row: Keller, Grant. Fourth row: Prosser, Hill, MacGowan, Tabor. Back row: Turner, Kunhardt, Straub, Standing: Crenshaw, Gooding, Weems, Newsom, Kirk, Walsh. Norm Wynkoop, President. Don Kirk, Business Manager. Walt Seedlock, Vice President. Bill Walsh, Circulation. Rusty Crenshaw, Art. 112 Varied and sundry were the pursuits that occupied us between the time the five striper ordered " March Out " at evening meal and the call to study hour at 2000. Publica- tions, drama, music, hobbies, or oratory beckoned to many. Others, possessed of strong gregarious tendencies, favored the time honored bull sessions of Bancroft Hall. The Department of English, History, and Government called on the first class to enjoy after dinner cigars while learning to speak on our feet. The Quarterdeck Society had the same goal, and employed informal dis- cussions, heated debates, spirited arguments over rules of parliamentary procedure, and an annual public speaking contest open to the entire regiment, all good training for our future appearances as representatives of the Navy before public organizations. i •■ - ■■! ' Benham and Graham enjoy Allen ' s humor at an after dinner speaking session. President Frank Cuccias, Pro- fessor Darden and Vice Presi- dent RUSS VVlLLSON MAP PLANS FOR Quarterdeck programs. Quarterdeck meeting, Cuccias presiding. Doc Robinson raises a question, WHILE, AMONG THOSE I.ISTE.NINC; ARE: Prof. Dardcii, Wcciiis. W ' illson, liicinciui, l iiisicin, Stcchor, Moitoret, Joh iisldii. Hoitmiis, M.iriiii, Hennessey, C ox, Cllaik, (lot Inan, flallaylirr. and Kuntze. Informal oratory waxes hot ai a lu i.l session with Ackiey, Simpson, Landreth, Rama(;e Weisner, Searle, Fleming, Moitoret, Crommelin, and Anderson participating. 113 The Hop Committe plans festivities. Seated: Alward, Mechling, Bartlett, Larson, Weyrauch, chairman ; Maddocks, Maxwell, Morrison, Elliott, Miller. Standing: Arnest, Oberg, Ponder, Barrett, Spiegel, Knaggs, Miller, Shelley, Strangman, Land, Graham, Hinchey, Moitoret, Ackley, Backus. Bartlett makes an introduction. Some Preferred SoriaJ Mtmties ioi HeRBIE helped TO MAKE Memorial Hall glamorous. Welcome indeed were the regularly scheduled regimental hops that we enjoyed in Dahlgren Hall and the first class hops in the seclusion of Mem Hall. Behind those events were the socially minded men of the Hop Com- mittee, and theirs was the task of arranging details beforehand for the music, lighting, decorations, and refreshments. During the progress of the evening itself they were in evidence escorting the hostess and befriending the lonely stags who wished introductions to lovely ladies, the sword belt the symbol of their office. For our own Ring Dance, special efforts were expended, and the results obtained will linger long in our memories. We are indebted to the Ring Dance Committee for securing Glenn Miller ' s orchestra and for a masterful arrangement of the eventful evening, from dinner in the mess hall to the last strains of the National Anthem. They arranged details and secured Glen Miller. Left to right: Mechling, Gaddis, Weyrauch, chairman ; Burwell, Graham, Elliott, Maxwell, Sisk, Backus. 114 Bii.i. Williamson and the Rin g Committee examink hie proul ' o OF their efforts — lifelong symbol of bonds of friendship. Front row: Mcrdinger, Moore, McDanicls, Crenshaw, Dohcrty, IJcardall, Stcidley, and Williamson. Back row: Crommelin, Montgomery, Hai kijs, Simpson and Klliott. « -y • ' V m AlU 1 During plebe year they gave us the design for our emblem OF CLASS unity, ' 4rs CLASS CREST. I fl to riglil: Pride, Bartlett, Gilpin. .Steidley, Backus, Seaman, Foster, Rebard. jVot .shown: Orenshavv, c hairman ; Marker, LeCato. Clhoasing dcsign.s for the crest and ring becomes a more difficult ta.sk each year, for originaHty is at a premium. P ' or 1941 the committee ' s design, accepted by class vote, was simple and effective — a full- rigged ship and crossed swords between the wings of an eagle perched on a patent anchor. This laid the foun- dation for the work of the Ring Committee. BlENVENU FORMULATES PLANS FOR RECEPTION OF VISHIN ; AIIIIEIES AND (inset) DIRECTS OPPONENTS TO DORMITOR -. Seated: Hukowski, Xewsom, Kigerl, Lilly, F.lmes, Bienvenu, Hoof, Balis. Coppedge, Srarborough, Pessolano. Standing: Schmidt, Stegcmerten, Knaggs, Ostrander, Milhaupt, Mitchell, Stokes, Rusch. Navy ' s diversity in the athletic field entails the en- tertaining of opponents for as many as ten or twelve contests a week. Roland Bienvenu led the Reception Clommittee in meeting the visitors, showing them to dressing rooms and quarters, arranging for meals, and playing guide and host around the Academy during the team ' s stav. lis II Stamps Once a week the followers of phi- lately got together to swap duplicates, compare collections, or listen to out- side speakers. To put their hobby before the regiment they participated in a semiannual competitive exhibit, under the direction of Presidents Alan Ray and Vic Moitoret. Outside of meetings they would haunt the in- coming mail and track down to its destination any letter bearing foreign stamps or U. S. commemoratives. Navy philatelists do some swapping and (inset) hold AN exhibit. Seedlock, Brandt, Moitoret, ex-president ; Gates, Yarborough, Neff, Ray, president ; Brugge, Hill, Barleon, White. Radio SVENDSEN demonstrates MICROPHONE TECHNIQUE AND (inset) TUNES IN. Hogshead, Galvani, Currer, Svendsen, president ; Fitzgerald, Forde, Merdinger, Burke. " W3ADO, A, America, D, Denver, O, Omaha, call- ing CQ, CQ,, CQ.. . . . " We knew the Radio Club was busy most of the time because we could tune in ourselves and hear them chatting with hams all over the country. Swede Svend- sen, as President, held reg- ular code and theory classes to qualify new men for op- erators ' licenses and to in- struct them in the use of the plentiful equipment. They ' ll all be far in the lead as com- munications officers. Math Not content with the amount of math that seems more than sufficient to floor the average midshipman, the savoirs of the Math Club pursued the demon calculus down devious roads into ordnance, music, and even parlor magic. Doctor Moore, department repre- sentative, offered lectures on advanced pure math, but Presidents Jack Smith and Bill Rowen seemed to be the only two who pretended to understand it all. Chasers after calculus. Rowen (inset) may get it yet. Winner, Moulton, Hadler, Rowen, ex-president ; Dr. Moore, representative ; Froscher, Mueller, Betzer, Branham, Smith, president; Moitoret, Fodale, Buell. 116 • iiwi ii i— w wppiiiw 4 If The Log nee ded cartoons, covers, and photographic layouts, The Tri- dent requested charcoal or pen and ink sketches, the Masqueraders and Musical Clubs wanted advertising posters — and the Art Club an- swered the calls. Dynamic Jim Bartlett, as President, coordinated the work of preparing the required illustrations and designs to fill a myriad needs. And when not ac- tually busy filling assignments, the members indulged in such side- lines as oil painting and clay sculp- turing, outlets for ever-present aes- thetic tastes. Language Club Heads Sealed: Instructor C abrillo-Vaz- c|uc7:, Instructor Heflcr, Cap- tain C. H. C;obb (Head of De- partment of Languages), Lieu- tenant Commander VVare, Lieu- tenant (jg) Fowler. Standing: Perez, Willson, Bienvenu, Reeves, Wright. t I t:f f |:t f t f Aimed at increased linguistic ability, the Foreign Language Clubs were of special benefit to those who sought qualification as interpreters. Special lan guage tables in the mess hall, where Eng- lish was taboo, provided daily op- portunity for vocabulary building, while foreign language motion pic- tures offered a rare chance to acquire practical knowledge of everyday phrases. Most to be re- membered of the weekly meetings was probably the singing of " La Marseillaise, " ' " Stille Xaclit. " or ■ ' Ln Alia Rancha Cirande. " v. ' ' ,. Tf Combined Language Club. Front row: Hill, Blake, Scor .a, Gardiner, Benitez, Casey, Faubion, .Arnest, Ames. Frecling. Second row: Kreutzer, Newland, Xaymark, Klingaman, Jackson, Bienvenu, Ray, Reeves, president ; Perez, right, Willson, Moitoret, Napier. Third row: Tofalo, Ruble, V ' ceder, Fine, W ' eems, Roy, F ' arrell, Burton, Donohue, Clark, Clumberland, Brown, Mooney, Fourth row: Lee, Lamb, Stecher, Greenwood, Gates, Van Orden, Oliver, Schmidt, Pcrez-Guerra, Leedom, Muller, Cohen. 117 Technicians in music and projection- Movie Gang. Seated: Kurtz, Coppedge, Rubel, Gaddis, Koecher, president ; Reid, Scott, Frazier, Brett, Muller. Back: Merdick, Duborg, Isaac, McLeod, Miltner, Banks, Meulendyke, Dupre, Lewellyn, Eimstad. Recreation can hold a multitude of mean- ings, peculiar to the individual concerned . . . battles of wits for the Chess Club . . . selection of classical recordings by the Movie Gang for dinner music and the Wednesday evening record concerts . . . proof reading for Reef Points editors . . . projected songs, yells, bonfires, and rallies for the Pep Committee . . . coordination with radio sports an- nouncers for the Press Detail ... in these fields we made friends in other classes and other battalions and learned the significance of " the full life. " President Q. V. Koecher with complex Simplex. Reef Points Staff FOR 1940-41. Sealed front: Hagerman. Seated: Child- ers, Censale, Richardson, Jones, editor ; Kelley, Schnepp, Baughan, Howard. Standing: Wyse, Seedlock, McGrath. President Schreier IN concentration. Chess Club — brain trust DE LUXE. Branham, Davis, Croft, Carson, Brown, Schreier, Plaxco, Paolucci, Strong, Gart- ner, Marcus. Aiding the reading public — the Press Detail. Seated: Thro, AUendorfer, Seedlock, Blair, chairman ; Jones, Delano, Withrow, Bradley, Smith. Standing: House, Clark, Willson, Cox, TuUy. Builders of regimental moral — the Pep Committee. Clark, Newsom, Sterling, McCarthy, MacConnell, chairman. 118 ■ ' ' ' ,..SV;.. IN AGAIN, BO ■S! . . . THE POI.I I ' lCAI. SI.()(;AN Ol- ' 4 1 S «IAI. CLASS OFFICE HOLDERS. PaUL BaCKUS, PRESIDENT; ■ Pride, secretary-treasurer; Ai, CX ' Rran, vTf:E ENT. Even When the blioler had sounded STUDY hour and MOST HEADS WERE buried in BOOKS THERE WERE STILL ACTIVITIES THAT CALLED STRONG. Evening study liour marshalled most of us to our books to prepare for the next day ' s battle with academics. Timeouts were called by some to write letters home or to pen an invitation for the next week-end ; there was laun- dry to be stowed and the morning paper yet to be read completely. There were those, too, who could afford to minimize on homework and who gave freely of their time toward various endeavors. Class officers met for determination of class policy. The Log sent men out to comb the decks for jokes, articles, and subscriptions. Musical club practices infringed on the " boning period. " And the Lucky Bag staff worked on in the night, long after taps. But tomorrow was another day. . . . 2205 MEANT TAPS AND AN END K) AI I PURSUITS FOR THE AI VA ■S TOO BRIEF PERIOD BEFORE THE RENEII I F CONIi SILMIFI ED THE MORN ING OUIEI. 119 Saturdays changed Existing to living Morning — we waded through two hour steam drills with our minds on the approaching week-end. ScHELP, Tate, Williams, Shelley, Spore, Trudeau. Afternoon — the music store on Robber ' s Row was a regular stop TO GET the latest RECORDINGS. Smiles broke but ing infantry drillj the clock neare was useful purpose preparation for noon meal inspec- tion. Plebes turned in dining-out slips and upper classmen met the bus from Washington. From then until the footsteps of the Flying Squadron echoed across the front terrace after midnight, the Naval Academy took on the appearance of being co-educational, while watch hands that had been cursed all week for sweeping the dial too slowly seemed to find sudden acceleration. Evening — even after three years IT was easier to have someone else HOOK YOUR FULL DRESS COLLAR. MacMiLLAN PLAYS VALET TO Kinney. MaDDOCKS was off ON HIS timing but perhaps the extra few minutes were worth the CONDUCT report. tzo ICefi 6. liuAd Adji TANT Elliott leads the first BATTALION OVER RoCKS AND SiKJAI.S. An extra hour of sleep never seemed enough to com- pensate for the late hours of Saturday night, but Sunday morning routine provided some spare time for cat- naps before it was time to continue enjoying the week- end in earnest. First we had to read " Terry and the Pirates " in the comics, then turn to on our rooms for formal inspection. One battalion each week marched to Mem Hall to hear the reading of the Articles for the Government of the Navy, and then it was time to follow the Hellcats over to Chapel. Continuous source of si ' iRiruAi. in- spiration WAS OUR FRIEND, C IIAP- LAiN Thomas. fuOF. (jiOSin " COM IRS Willi ( ' AIM ' S Willi I nil-; CHOIR I ' RACIlcl.S llllIR V R OCI ' .SSION I 1)1 !■; 1 N c. DRIl 1 I ' l.Rll )1). 121 II What really made Monday mornings the ebb tides of our week-to-week existence was the sharp contrast the first recitation offered to the pleasures of Sunday afternoon and the memories of Saturday ' s hop. Movies in the yard, informals in Smoke Hall, Sunday sailing or " ketching " with drags, or long rambles to explore the wilds beyond the County Bridge — all were crammed in before the bell for evening meal formation announced with finality the expiration of the week-end. Sabbath after- noons, too, were the locale for " Songs and Silhouettes, " the performances of our musically inclined classmates of the Glee Club, Mandolin Club, Orchestra, and NA-io, with programs designed to suit every taste from classical renditions to jam sessions de luxe. undcui llela oaim John Newsom gets away from IT ALL ON A Sunday cross- country HIKE. " 1 . - ' I ' Boy meets girl — rendezvous on the C hapel STEPS following DIVINE SERVICE ANY SuNDAY. Ace Strummer Bob Lea- sure PUZZLES OVER A LOST chord. Their " Bolero " was always well received — the Mandolin Club. Leji to right: Wright, Gaibler, Dupre, Knight, Liebhauser, Leasure, president. 122 More than a few of us were addicted to singing in the shower, but there was more real pleasure to be had from joining in with other voices to harmonize on the ever popular " Desert Song, " or " The Road to Mandalay. " Those who roomed overlooking the first battalion court yard were treated to a free concert when the Glee Club ' s vocalizations drifted up from the music room in the base- ment. Meanwhile third battalion men were able to hear practice sessions of the orchestra echoing from the band room, where baton waver Bill Farrel blend- ed the various instruments into a pleasing whole. In creating inspiring patterns of melody both organizations contributed to the regi- ment ' s enjoyment of " the better things of life. " I Ml. ( .1 II, ( :i 1 II [Rl ' laXnl 1:11 SiDllIrl] ) MIIL;IH " III Ihr (Jinii I I , ' ■ l- ' ii k, I ' .1(1. I ; l ' .ill(nn;ui, I In,. ;■ ' r: B.hari, Mal..i,.-, I ' .-ndl. i,,ri I .nii,!. i. ,ii. Kl..|.i. Millir, ii;i;iiis, ( :|,ilil. is. Ki,l,i.,. ;,; I ' lii- nan., Mrs, lia l. ,-. ||,„N..n, Knidl, r, M,„„,-, Kind, Sinilli. . ..■ AliK-ns, (:ain|,, Crnidi- licld, Korninsinark, Mi. he. Mmrnin.., I ' l.si- wiih, I ' m km. Kill-, .Sin.in;, rii.nnljurt;, Sai.-, Willis, Wishlinsk.-. All,.,, liuins, Don, Dukr, (.lad, Ma( Anliiir, K.(l(lint ti,ii, IV-anl, lliiiiiiv, (ii-iil.s, (.ihsoM, (.loss, Judy, l -uis, Morgan, Phillips, .Sappcrilirld, Si liulz, Sinilli, Icrrill, I ' ord, Hayi-n, llirlonn, .Vlansliip, ()i lirnridcr, Kcplogle, Kixcy, Ko icr, Slayfiiakcr, Whiddfii. Versatii.e C ' .i IB Lkadicr John FeICK COUI.D KlRNISll THE PIANO AC:f:OMI ' ANIMl:N I TO SUIT HIMSELF. Even whtioit ei. owing hair Wes Farrel coii d ac:hieve some excellent RESILTS. ' ' The Orchesi ' ra will praciicie roNKuri ' in lhe hand roonl " Strings: Mycr, Anastasion, Wron, Tallry. Sonn, Hiaiin, Sullivan, Kintncr, Rch, Kiiylo, Siillii, IV.ininiann. Hi.liii. Frame. Piano: Kthciidi, ' !-. Wnodwiniis: taoss. Schmidt, .SciKi-iibausjh, Circu ' Diy. M.ilnn|nist. lialcstrii ri. Briiss: Cblc, Thompson, Hucll, .Norton, Donaldson, KIrod, Kcrnold. Drums: Orlxl.m. Hurl. in. (Miihulor: Farrel. 123 buenma Always in the Groove — the NA-io. Norm Ackley, leader. Sealed: Burwell, Clem- ents, Bergquist, Maxwell, Smith, Ayers, Pulver. Standing: Everett, Eckhardt, Schral- la, Simmons, Nelson, Adams, Fish. Nk-m Providing music with a rhythm that was as pleasant to dance to as it was to listen to, Norm Ackley ' s NA-io could arrange any contem- porary tune in their own manner in a style that was the equal of most professional dance bands. When they played for an occasional hop, their " jam " numbers were long remembered. NACA Council. Taussig, Walker, Williamson, president ; Chap- lain Thomas, Willson, and Nicholson. NAC J Bringing varied programs of entertainment and enlighten- ment, the NACA served as a means to help midshipmen taper off their week-ends with a half-hour of relaxation after dinner. Responsible for the numerous outstanding artists and speakers to appear in Smoke Hall was Council President Bill William- son ' s wide range of acquaintances. Neirman CJiib To provide an outlet for the interests of the more than four hundred Catholic members of the regiment, the Newman Club, under the direction of a council headed by W. J. North, brought outside speakers for Sunday evening discussions on timely subjects to which the regiment was always welcomed. Seated: Doherty. Hanson. Newman Club Council. Seedlock, Merdinger, Father Hallissey, North, president ; Standing: O ' Brien, Cowin, Schlichte, Grace, Kennedy, 124 ' I AtUeiicl ROLLO RiEVE THROWS FROM THE SIDELINE. H. H. Montgomery follows the ball. Chuck Merdinger set for a lengthly boot. i H m f kI I M TBi ii-. s ta h l Captain Joe Reedy surveys the situation. Under the skillful tutelage of Tommy Taylor, Navy brought forth a vastly improved squad of hooters this past season. The class of ' 41 formed the bulwark of both attack and defense. Captain Joe Reedy was the ignition spark at center half, Howie Montgom- ery and Chuck Merdinger were stonewalls on defense, while RoUo Rieve, Bill Williamson, and Tully Shelley put zip and deception into the offense. Aided by a large squad of under classmen, these men ran through a tough schedule with few blemishes. Manager Joe Lynn, Captain Joe Reedy. AND Coach Tommy Taylor arrange de- tails FOR a game as Shelley and Wil- liamson look on. Association footballers, better known as the Soccer Squad. Standing: Lieutenant (jg) Sweeny, Ray Gadsey, Lieutenant (jg) Stirling, assistant coaches ; Tommy Taylor, coach ; Lieutenant Commander T.J. Casey, officer representative. Front row: Fisher, Andrews, Sellers, Williamson, Reedy, captain ; Davis, Rieve, Crawford, Lynn, manager. Second row: Sipe, Shelley, Koehler, Montgomery, Merdinger, Mealy, Godfrey, Lazenby, Nolan. Third row: Heselton, Drew, Holmes, Pittman, Ruehrmund, Bennett, Williams, Clark. Fourth row: Staff, Thompson, Cooke, Hogue, Barleon, Bennett, B., Momsen. Fifth row: Wortham, Robie, Koelsch, Gates, Randall, Besch, Simons, Rittmayer. Back row: Stirling, Lennon, Cherbak, Manning. J " , cce f " VS - V Walker dresses vvhiie deLatour loosens up muscles prior to a stiff workout. Navy ' s CIapi ain, Ted Walker, FIRST place winner OVER ArMY. (k)ACH ILari. Thomson and MA A(rEK John Palm are pleased at stop watch resllis. 6W Saturday, 26 October, 1940, brought glory to Navy ' s iron- lunged, piston-legged cross country squad in New York City ' s Van Cortlandt Park. Tliat afternoon Captain Ted Walker led his teammates to the coveted X-star ictory o er Army while swamping Princeton and C ' olumbia at the same time. Ted was a consistent first place winner in meet after meet, with Earl Buckwalter pressing hard, and once came within seven seconds of breaking the course record held by Maryland. Cross country demands the utmost in training and endurance, and yet our harriers always had enough surplus energy to make dear to their hearts their training table theme song — " Be Kind to Your Web-Footed PViends. . . . " Navy harriers, men of endurance plus. Sealer : Buckwalter, C ' ronin, Connoli A ' , H Ml ' llRK •, IIakkins. I.LLIIK . h ' lieclnis.: ( uiikw. Turner, Johnston, Butsko, R(jak, Gallagher. Sitindinn: Earl Thomson, coach; I alm, inaiiaucr: Huri. Riciixkds. W ' ai khk. Rmiun n. Tripp, Lieutenant Commander T. Dell, ollicer representative. 127 I " We want Bill! We want Bill! We want Bill! " — comes the chant from the Navy stands after the opposing teams have warmed up and left the field just previous to the game. And Bill never failed to make an inspiring entrance and to maintain a fighting attitude until the final whistle. Bill Watches While Bich Works Captain Dick Foster ' s slight 165 pounds were more than overbalanced by his fighting spirit and smart brand of ball. First as end for the championship team of Piedmont High School in California, then as a consistent sixty-minute man on the plebe eleven, and finally as varsity captain he has ever been a leader. Navy 19 Win. and Mary 7 Navy 14 Cancinnati Navy 12 Princeton 6 Navy ' 9 Drake Na y 21 Vale Navy Pcnn 20 Nav%- 7 Notre Dame ' 3 Na y Cloiiunbia NA V 14 ARM ' X ' arsity Souad. Front row: Harrell, Zoeller, V ' ittucci. Rovvney, Foster, captain; Malcolm, Rowse, lioycr, HaiuocKl, I ' cilattv, iiiaiiaycr. Second row: Major E. E. Larson, USMC;, coach: C:hewning, Hurt, Guttinsr, Xyc, Hill, Schniitz. Lcc, J.cn . Sliuka. ' fliirii ruw: CxK)pcr, Pellett, Shaw, Gebcrt, Blount, Day, Donahoe. Busik. Fourth row: WangKaard. Opp, Cameron, Sniilh. I ' ruudi-. Leonard, Sims, Werner, Chip, Boothe. Fifth row: Vogts, Steen, Feldmeier, Svendscn, Montgomery, Flathmann, Clark. Coaching Staff: Lt. (jg) J. S. Schmidt, assistant backfield coach; Lt. (jg) H. G. Davies, assistant end coach; Ray Swartz, assistant line coach; Major E. E. Larson, USMC, head coach; Rip Miller, hne coach; Keith Molesworth, backfield coach. Junior ' arsity Souad. Front row: Blue, Durham, Devlin, Lowell, Burbage, Maxson, Grossetta, Hebron. Second row: Miller, Gressard, Donaldson, Wiley, .Xdrain, des Granges, Ringenberg, Frank Foster, coach. Third row: Charbonnet, Karcher, Cummings, Donohue, Lacy, Edleson, Luberda. Fourth row: O ' Donnell, Dunklin, Hunt, McTighe, Spenia, O ' Brien, Smith, E. P. In front: Melissa, mascot. Jiininr Vci; sit.v Xa v .I ■ Piincrldii ] ' .Xavv .| ' I ' iltsl)iinih . ' Xaw . ' () i ' cnn State I XavN ] ' !» Pcnn.| Right End Bob Maxson. Right Tackle Ken Steen. Right Guard Swede Svendsen. Center Pappy Sims. Left Guard VlTO VlTUCCI. Left Tackle Bill Chewning. Left End Dick Foster (Captain). Number One Back Cliff Lenz. Number Two Back Bill Chip. Number Three Back Al Cameron. Number Four Back Bill Busik. Oii l VuM 0( cean WaA. I a cmtm Q U(ii ixm . Number One Back ■ Sammy Boothe. Number Two Back Johnny Harrell. Number Three Back Butch Werner. Number Four Back Howie Clark. Right End Bon Froide. Right Tackle Gene Fi,. tiimann. Right Guard Ai. Fei dmkier. Center HaI. H AKWdOI). Left Guard ' k: Rowney. Left Tackle Dick Opi ' . Lejt End Boh ' .ova ym. % Ralph Boyer Back Tommy Blount Back Earl Rowse Back Wks Gebert Back Phil Hurt Back Hutch Cooper End J. T Hill Guard Joe Donahoe Tackle G. B. Shaw Back Zeke Zechella Back Joe Si.iwka Guard Lars W ' anccaard End Bill. i l(). r(;()Mi;R End I ' liii CIri ii ( . r ••_- .j--j-.--:» J - ;.:i . . I . . »! ' , fc rji 4j| . iJ ' i»- » j ' V5-J.i: 3 ' ' ' -- . John McTighe End John Hebron Back Jud(;e Hardy Tackle Red RiNOKNBERr; (denier Hii I Pei 1 Ell lacklc " Left hand, salute! " and over iwenty- five dollars in pennies went to appease STERN TeCUMSEH. The expression on the face of the far man is descriptive enough of our box lunch menu. Around the track of Palmer Stadium swings THE first batt to " twist that Tiger ' s tail! " Eight men abreast, the blue column turns to enter the stadium at Baltimore. Our 1939 football season, though marked with several defeats, was deemed a wholehearted success by virtue of the soul-stirring lo-o victory over the Army. That game was a portentous one for the class of 1941, for it marked the first time that we had been present at a victory at a game played away from home during our three years at the Academy. Portentous it was, too, in presaging the 1940 season. As a matter of fact, any football season at the Academy begins on the summer cruise. In the midst of tropical Caribbean heat and Boston fog. Captain Dick Foster led the squad in calisthenics on the deck of the good ship Arkansas, and more than one pigskin was left floating in the wake because of the limited area for running through plays. Sacrificing as usual a whole week of that precious Sep Leave, the squad returned to the Academy the first week in September to begin workouts in earnest with two practices per day. Because the academic year started two weeks ahead of the usual time, the regiment did not follow the procedure of seeing the first game on the day after the return from leave. We did, however, see the varsity in action in a rough scrimmage against the Georgetown squad — the same Hoyas who had been unde- feated for two years — and the regiment received intimations that here was a team that was above the ordinary. Two weeks later our visions were confirmed when the season opened with the traditional opponent, William and Mary, and our first victory went into the record books. Not one team, but two, won the game, and none of the grandstand qu arter- backs were prepared to call either one the first team. Cincinnati brought a scrappy outfit, new to Navy ' s schedule, and a snappy, quick-stepping band led by a drum major and a feminine cohort who captured our attention immediately. We chalked up another victory and felt that the ball was rolling. Mindful of the great passing of Allerdice that had humbled us 28-0 the year before, we were wary of Princeton, our first major test. But Allerdice was effectively bottled up, and the scoreboard indicated a 12-6 tune of revenge. The first battalion came back with stories of their own battle, with some minor casualties, but with most of the goalposts as a trophy. Now our " two ocean Navy " was beginning to attract attention, even from our arch enemy of the sporting world, Mr. Considine. The capacity crowd roared its apprecia- tion as the entire regiment paraded be- fore THE Notre Dame game. A sea of white caps made our rooting sec- tion STAND OUT . . . WE DIDN ' t STAY SEATED LONG AGAINST THE IrISH. J Formed on the Fit.i d to cheer the Princeton Tkjer, hie first bait FOUND AN AkMN ' CONITNGENT PRESENT. ' Man the stands on the doihie! I ' hi. IP SOLID from the top DOWN. " Ve Ai a s had seats on the 50. WIJ I OC Al. KMHlslXSIs MI) |HI. IIRSF llAll SI All IIIKDII.ll nil. MM (;aie IT ' ON IHIIK KI, MHN s1I1I I(.I()K%-. , . . cmd imde GoJA S luncke The third home game, against Drake from the midwest, made it four in a row, and as yet our captain had been kept on the sidelines with a leg injury. Up to the Yale Bowl in New Haven went the second battalion, enjoying Pullman berths and morning liberty to see the Bulldogs added to our string of victims by a 21-0 shutout. So far five hrst downs had been registered against us — an average of one per game. Mighty Penn was next on the list, with the same Reagen who had given us trouble in years past. And although Busik eclipsed Reagen and the first downs were lop- sided in our favor, Penn did all the scoring to win 20-0. To the last minute, though, the third batt set up a record for support, greater even in defeat than in victory. Then to nearby Baltimore in five special trains went the entire regiment for the clash with undefeated Notre Dame. The Iri.sh scored first, then we led, 7-6, but an inspired drive the length of the field gave them a victory, 13-7. In our mess hall that night, the Notre Dame team was our guest, and Coach Elmer Leyden himself credited us with a moral victory. Still confident, in spite of the two reverses, that we were backing the best team in the nation, we sent them up to tangle with Colum- bia, the fourth batt in attendance at Baker Field. The Lions held us on the one-foot line, and themselves missed a field goal when the ball hit the goalpost, and the final result showed two goose-eggs. Two weeks later we gave the team a rousing send-off on Thursday and then followed them up to Philly on Saturday to find no rain, no snow — the sun showed its face! To celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of what sports writers term " the service classic " both the Corps and the Regiment formed on the field together before the game. Bill VIII couldn ' t make his entry via autogyro as had been hoped due to some insurance restriction, but he was equally impressive in the armored bank truck protected by guards wielding tear gas guns. And the game was Navy all the way, with Bill Busik and Ev Malcolm sparking the two touchdowns that made the final score read NAVr U ARMY (i Russ BiAiR AND Sti ' Jones of the Press Detail made extra trips to " spot " FOR ANN01NC:ERS AND LOG GAME. The FOURTH batt viewed Manhattan ' s SKYLINE EN ROUTE TO THE C ' .OLl MBIA GAME AT Baker Field in New York. vit ;. ,■ si t ■ From men in hie air we WERE JUSr SPECKS SURRIU NDED H ■ 100. ()()() OITIERS. % earn Yell leaders spent hours of practice for THEIR " flips " in THE WRESTLING LOFT SO THAT ON Saturdays. . . . Just a small part of the crowd, but what a volume of noise we could pour onto the field. . . THEY COULD REPEAT WITHOUT FLAWS AS THEY LED OUR SONGS AND CHEERS AND BOOSTED SPIRIT TO A NEW HIGH. We ENVIED Cincinnati for their beauteous cheerleaderess, and Dick Arey provided competition. Pep was their middle name: Standing: Stern, Strum, Morrison, head yell leader; Hough, Arey. Goatkeepers: Bob Durette and John Sweeny. Bill Viii. •i» ...3 Jk umde. . . i mneaik tUu im AUi IdcudJzet dil m U44Ae caM. . . and a lUe Uch m (Xmiyp x inMndJdd a umk k dyfieeJU yumi dieiM neaiitif inta d ieamu ■ 4 i 1 . JK ttk 1 K f Rl 1 r " 1 ■■ L ■ !1 ■! ' ■ I Wt 4U , ' ' ■:, ■ ; w F rigid temperatures, blustery winds, and heavy snows descend over the waters. Storm signals show an ominous warning to fair weather mariners. Across College Creek on cemetery point the Jeannette Monument stands as a silent reminder of those who found no ready shelter from the Arctic winter ' s grip. Quickly, as though fearful of a similar fate, the Academy snatches its small craft from the clutches of the ice floes and cradles them safely on Mother Earth. . . . AwAiriNt; Another Army X ' ictory. ... no longer did infantry drills announce their unwelcome presence on the daily schedule, no more was heard the marching tunes from the bandstand. Instead, the rythmic thump of a lone drummer guided our footsteps across the yard. Classes, recreation, bull sessions, study hours — each ensued the other in their regular daily sequence. Day followed day, week fol- lowed week, and month succeeded month in the endless cvcle of routine — until. . . . TlIEV I IE IN Arctic wasiks. One, two, three, four. The haunt of fro en notes. 141 Gm4Aima4 ai tke Academu . . . the spirit of Christmas pervaded the Academy. At first only the plebes were infected as they were asked the query, " How many days, mister? " but quickly the contagion spreads throughout the Regiment. " Yeah furlough " resounded through the mess hall . . . mates ' bulletin boards chalked off: two days to go . . . one day ... a sleep ... a butt ... a whiff. . . . . . . finally Christmas Eve arrived, and, even though a national emergencv limits the Academy ' s festivities WM lwiuiwaiir hours, spirits dusk 2,600 mic Bancroft Hall finery, and ; Professor Cra Christmas Eve Carol Singing. 142 [lememma4 ioeA . . . appctiU ' s, uhcttcd by the wintry rliill, nn (■i c(l ( oin- plelc assuagement with the spec iaily j)repare(l " ' olIIl Tom Turkey " dinner. Their stomaehs lined with Christmas cheer, all hands repaired to their rooms where taps inspectors find tlicm busily engrossed in the ex- amination of cards and gifts received from loved ones. One by one the lights in Bancroft Hall faded out and another Academy Christmas passes into memory. Evening at Bancrokt Hail. Finds, Hiil, Martin, and Neymark in happy spirits. 143 II flut Z x A m WeeA Mosn oUcm January brought exam week cares pushing aside all past thoughts of holiday pleas- antries. At study hour Sunday night . . . (and another week-end shot) . . . the vicious cycle began . . . boning, cramming, not knowing what to study or where to begin, yet making a futile attempt at both. Sleep washes away a part of the maze. . . . " Oh boy, Monday morning " brings forth new hopes. The religious plebe sacredly threw his penny at Tecumseh ; the faithless first- classman nonchalantly marched past the " Old Indian. " Both suffered equally in the ensuing mental melee. Soon, too soon, " knock off work, put away your instruments, close your papers " resounded through the exam room. Beady-eyed and exhausted midshipmen left the " scene of the con- flagration, " headed for Bancroft Hall — still hoping for the 2.5 which was probably not made — and dug out the texts necessary for the next day ' s exam. So it was for six days . . .but on the seventh day God has created rest . . . and therefore midshipmen, too, rested. The storm was over ; the calm ensued. Who? said . . . Ex SCIENTIA TriDENS. Top . . . Oh, how we suffer ! Upper left . . . Bancroft Hall turns INTELLIGENTSIA. Upper right . . . Why can ' t he let us ALC E? Left . . . Oh boy, Monday Morn ing ! Lower left ... To the slaughter. Lower . . . Commence work ! Right bottom . . . Those afternoon cross-country hikes. Right top . . . Off for a rest cure. 144 1 1 nde ike lamypA cd Mi6£A4f JiaU . . . cleaAuia cu im2u ike cmA . . . kaulf ikai dJnmude to fiea . . . aetima in dJiane l necAeatim WINTER SPORTS PANORAMA. IH OU l floAJe iwiLi Pcu m tke JtalU Charley Nelson sets for a pass. Moose Smith leaps for the tip-off. RicHY Richardson WAITS for A BREAK. A last minute instruction, a pat on the back, crossed hands in the huddle, then out the five basketeers break ready for the start of this fast and furious game. The shrill blast of a whistle sounds . . . high into the air Moose Smith leaps for the tip-off . . . swiftly Jeep Ackley cuts across the floor with the ball, dribbles down the side- FiSHER, lie, mgr. Falconer, lines and slings a low underhand pass to Rich Richardson who flips the ball to Charley Nelson ... he crouches . . . commanders and plebes alike anxiously move forward in their seats . . . up go his arms, the ball arches high — and then slices through the netting for a score. A 4N from the cheering section yells, " Well done. " Squires, 2 c, forward. Smith, i c, center. 2 fc, guard. Neuson, i c, guard. Rxley, 2 c, forward. Boothe, 2 c, forward. tr NAVY - r ' f m .,. vYi , UJdk ad, AleAi, ICeevi AcUcm Every Wednesday and Saturday afternoons during February and March the Academy was treated to a display of Navy basketball prow- ess as Cloach Johnny Wilson ' s pro- teges meet the cream of Eastern collegiate opposition. With a vet- eran crop of lettermen in Ackley, captain, and Smith, Nelson, Riley, Squires, Falconer, Gutting, and Ebnet ; and a group of promising 3 c in Busik, Zoeller, Huntemcr, Martin, and McTighe, Navy stood as a formidable foe against such quintets as Georgetown, George Washington, North Carolina, Tem- ple, and ARMY when they met on the hardwood at Dahlgren Hall. From opposite stands midshipmen and officers eye each other, but classroom differences vanished amidst the familiarity of rooting sections ... all were pulling for a successful Naval Academy 1941 cage season. Captain Norm Acki.ey eyes the basket. Coach Johnny ' Vii,s(x READY for another SEAS ON. klcTiGHE, c, center. Gutting, 2 c, center. Montgomery, 2 c, " iiard. Ukley, i c, forward, cap . Richardson, r c, guard. Hvntemer. j c, forward. Ebnet, 2 c, forward. Martin, j c, center. 7.oeia.er, j c, guard. BrsiK, j r, r . I ' 3 } NAVVtJ NAVY _ AVY i lAVY _ AVY , l r " C ' mon, fellows, lei ' s show them how it ' s done, " says Captain Ackley TO Smith, Richardson, Riley, and Nelson. High into the air after the ball LEAP SquiRES, Falconer, Ebnet, and Logan. J laAm Meei l f4 boAieAM 2.uIhM 1941 NAVY BASKETBALL SCHEDULE 8 January Catholic University 1 1 January Columbia University 1 5 January Gettysburg College 18 January Pennsylvania State College 22 January Georgetown University 25 January University of North Carolina I February University of Virginia 5 February University of Maryl and 8 February Duke University 12 February George Washington University 15 February William and Mary College 1 9 February University of Pennsylvania 22 February Temple University I March ARMY 148 % n£AUeU md 1 ! With a pat on the back and a handshake Captain Landreth sends Blue onto the Mat. Half Nelsons . . . arm locks . . . double bar arms . . . leg scissors . . . moving switches . . . breakdowns . . . the vernacular of the mat becomes a part of a wrestler ' s speech, just as the development of every one of the forty-two major muscles in his body — the pectoralis, the trapezium, the biceps, the estensors — becomes a certainty in his daily workouts. Following the heed of the theme " practice makes perfect, " the wrestlers were on the mat every afternoon perfecting their holds and forming muscvilar synchronism towards the end of better representing the United States Naval Academy in the realm of collegiate wrestling. Intently watching their teammate in the ring are: Coof SwARTz; Weems, 2 c, 1 75 lbs. ; Bennett, 3 c, 175; Carmichael, 3 c, 165; King, 2 c, 165; Searle, i c, 155; Mitchell, i c, 145; Landreth, i c, 121; Nolte, i c, Manager; Cdr. Ti-ECK¥.R, Officer Representative. Manby, 3 c, 128; .gwiBWBWjBWff ' WPii " . ' I i.4 ' A Hk - ' ■.■ King and Weems demonstrate the referee ' s hold while teammates look on. Standing, left to right: Earnhardt, Cdr. Decker, Nolte, ScHNEPP, Mullen, Henneberger. Kneeling: Manby, Bennett, Bevin, White, Wright, Kidd, Thomas, Holloway, Grant, Coach Swartz. Clay M itchell tries a switch while on the mat. Stan Hensen shows Bob Searle the ankle pick-up. To guide them the wrestlers had two former national intercollegiate champions in Head Coach Ray Swartz and Assistant Coach Stan Hensen, both from the " wrestlingest " state in the Union — Oklahoma. And just as the Academy had become the haven of outstanding mat coaches, so has it become the home of two wrestlers from the Sooner State who have gained national repute : Third Classman Johnny Harrell and Plebe Kitt. With Captain Sandy Landreth, Clay Mitchell, and Bob Searle, all first classmen, and a host of excellent underclass mat material to " grunt and groan, " the Academy presented a well-rounded team which upheld its prowess in the East. ISO %litk AoadeMAf Mat Pnx$ :jMim II 1941 WRKSTLIXC. SCHKDII. I ' - ll January Duke University 18 January University of North Carolina ' 2t January University oC Pennsylvania I February West Virginia Unixersity 8 February Harvard University 15 February Penn State Clollcge 22 February Lehigh University I March Univcrsitv of Michigan two intercollegiate champions: Coach Stan Henson and John Harrei.l. Coach SvvARTz " works out " on King for an interested audience. Standing, left to right: Karciier, Day. kneeling: Seari.e, Weyrauch, Kidd, Murphy, Grant, Carmiciiaei.. Sitting: Landreth, Weems, Emerson. Mucheil. 151 hloA u B Gi KeM PeAjjOAym Pleas Greenlee poses in midring. Butch Loetterle gets set FOR the bell. It ' s a gala crowd that makes its ap- pearance at MacDonough Hall for the opening bout of the Academy boxing season. Gold braid and gold lace adorn the officers ' full dress uniforms . . . civilian tuxes interweave the back- ground . . . and studding the entire atmosphere are the women ' s multi- colored formal gowns, bespeckled here with a red rose corsage — there with white gardenias. A rousing cheer goes up from the Navy rooting section as the blue and gold boxers trot out to their ringside seats. Trainers and managers give them a last minute pep talk . . . then the 120 pounders step between the ropes and into the ring. The loud speaking system blares forth with the two contestants ' names . . . the lights go out, only the giant ring lights glare down on the boxers in their corners . . . " silence " flashes . . . the crowd hushes in watchful expectation . . . there goes the bell— and the start of another boxing season at Annapolis! Spike Webb tells the boys a story. Sitting, left to right: Greenlee, Godfrey, Knox, Slater, Marion, Martin , Betzel. Kneeling: Newsom, Payne, Peterson, Hebron, Miller, O ' Brien, Hennessey, Robertson, Standing: Rowan, MacQuaid, Herring, Donaldson, Owen, McCarthy, Chip, Campbell, Knight, Layer. Richter, Kigerl, Bress, Quinn, Cdr. Laird. v 1 iiil W J Manacer .Xkwsom and Oiiici.R i i:i ' - RESENI ATIVE I.AIRI) TALK 1 IIIN(;S OX ' ER. ' ' Keep that ieei ' (k r, " Coach Webb cautions Cariain Marion. For three tvvo-minutc rounds the boxers give and take punches — short jabs to the face, hard rights to the body, walloping lefts to the chin. Sometimes a punch connects and down goes the man for a K.O. But whether it be a one-round knockout or a three-round decision both boys are in that ring fighting hard. Months o f hard training — roadwork, footwork, perfecting punches — all come to the fore in these fleeting moments of the fight. To the spectators the effort of the men in the ring may be partially appreciated ; but to those two fagged out boxers under the lights this is a fight to the last breath. From an inconspicuous seat in the stands Spike Webb watches his proteges and sees with grat- ification the development of another champion. 1941 BOXING SCHEDULE I February University of North Carolina 8 February University of Virginia 15 February Syracuse University 22 February Cornell University " Punchy " Owen squares off. ■■Doc " Dana WKunis Brown in. 153 II e iceM , GiU, A salute right — a salute left. Both contestants come to center . . . judges examine points . . . the two fencers step back ... en garde . . . FENCE. Lunges, parries, fleshes — back and forth the two men see-saw until finally an opening is seen. Quickly a saber flashes — and a touch is scored. Eastern Intercollegiate champions in 1938 and again in 1939; second to N. Y. U. last year in the East ; and never having lost a dual meet in the past three years — that ' s the record set by the Academy fencers. Under the tutelege of two of the best coaches in the country, Deladrier and Feims, Navy has become a citadel of fencing in the nation. Coach Deladrier divulges some amusing strategy to Manager Plemons, Captain McPherson, Major Stewart, and Quigley. " Get the point? " asks Deladrier, while, sitting, Plemons, Windsor, Quigley, Gernhardt, Sweek, Spore, Bienvenu and, standing, Pierce, Plate, McPherson, Major Stewart, Oliver, and Stokes smile approvingly. ienvenu lunges ■ at the dummy. 1 I94I 25 January 8 February 15 February 22 February I March 7 March 8 March 15 March FENCING SCHEDULE University of Pennsylvania Penn State College Seton Hall College New York University Pentagonal Meet— ARMY, Yale, Harvard, Princeton Cornell University St. John ' s University Columbia University •f s w lmM4Ma alwM " Tai.kinc over big things " are Manager McDaniee, Officer Representative Goggins, Coach Ortland, and Captain Hugh W ager. mw- Vked i GlaM To the spectators a suimmintf meet is rcmcmhcrcd as a kaleidoscopic flash of swimmers posed at the start, divers turning gracefully in the air, and the breath- taking thrill of a close finish. There is something about the seemingly efTortless ease with which an accomplished swimmer knifes through the water that never ceases to amaze the more land-bound onlooker. Behind this appearance of ease, however, lie months of intensive training and years of experience. But all this conditioning, although not initially appealing, has its reward in the intense competition of swimming meets where brute power is often defeated by ability and adequate training. ' Gomez " Jones. ' Burt " Parke. " Mel " Warner. ' Bill " Reinhardt. ■•Rlackie " Blackman. ■ " Capiain " Wager. Silting: Wariin, Sipr, Riin- liardl, I ' aikr, l.in;l ' , l.rmly, l)i-anc. On liench: Pierce, Taulaiui. ile , Hiii liey, Wauer. ( ' (Miu ' T, Nyburi;. I liomas, Ki( kal nugh. Sliinilini;: ]W;iU , U iImiii, Sclincr, Jones, CaUert, RnljiiisDii, Dd ler, Slnible, SiiKavi li, M( Daiiiil. (. ' iW. Goi;i;iiis, ( )i tl.iiul. a aua(i His name announced, the contestant finishes " chalk- ing " his hands, hoists his trou, and conies to a respectful parade rest in front of his apparatus. A nod from the judge, a hush over the audience, a tense snap to atten- tion, a springy approach, and the gymnast begins his work. Smooth muscles ripple in perfect coordination to answer his will . . . resulting in a series of intricate tricks which amaze-startle-awe the audience. With such grace and ease that even the most difficult feat appears easy play, the gymnast completes his figure and comes to another parade rest. But don ' t be deceived — that short exhibition repre- sents solid months of work, for gym is a year-round sport. One can ' t see the price he paid for that exercise — the bruised muscles, the strains and sweat, the discourage- ment of being stale, the rejuvenation of spirit when he learns a new stunt, the work, drive, guts, and grit that must be spent before he can perform like that. B ' X 1 The gym " powers that be " get together. Captain Bruce Simonds CHATS WITH Coach Chet Phillips while Officer Representative McLean, Coach Mang, and Manager Jack Hadler look on. 1 941 GYM SCHEDULE I February Pennsylvania State College 15 February Massachusetts Institute of Tech. 21 February Princeton University I March ARMY 15 March Temple University LONNIE KlINGAMAN DOES A ONE ARM HAND STAND. Bob Hayler starts a flank. The gym squad Standing Sitting Phillips Ellis WiLDFONG Cornelius Kurtz Gregory Mason Hough Blattmann Strum Stark Davis Meyer Hopkins Cook Morrison Hayler Simonds Klingaman Winner Sazama .s -jSfe-. Captain Bruce Simonds 0. the parai.i.ei, bars. Steve Morrison trys a hand stand. eem Aleut xaM ieis Still gym is more than a form of athlclits ; il plays an iin|)()rtaiit role in fitting the embryo oflicer for the service. I ' irsi, and most obvious, is the physique and physical fitness that it proxides for those who are serious about the sport. It develops independence and responsibility and the knack of " making yourself pimch througli " because you ' re on your own out there. Like all other sports, it inspires industry, perseverance, and the will to win. While watching the coach perform and dreaming of upiiolding Navy ' s outstanding record as Eastern Intercollegiate champion, the gymnast is best rewarded by getting back in full measure what he puts into it. If he works hard, he can hitch his wagon to a star, an X . Morrison and Simonds throw Gray Strum in a double stirrup toss. Leo Easterbrook performs A BACK Flip WITH LAYOUT. Lejl: Two intercollegiate CHAMPS — Hopkins and D. ' vis — SCAMPER I ' P THE 20-FOOT ROPE WHILE Coach Mang times THEM IN 4.1 seconds. We LBV PlGIN HANGS IN . bac:k lever. 157 I! Strieter and Walker SQUEEZING ' em OFF. " Johnny " and Silverman help Martin hold one in. Captain Salzman spots Newport on. A heritage of rifle excellence which dates back over the past decade falls to the Academy smallbore team. At the start of every season those " expert shots " renew their climb towards the In- tercollegiate Smallbore crown, which has found a consistent repose in the Na- val Academy trophy room. 1 941 SMALLBORE SCHEDULE 1 1 January Virginia Military Institute 18 January West Virginia University 25 January Georgetown University 8 February Yale University 15 February George Washington University 22 February Pennsylvania State College I March ARMY 8 March Lehigh University 15 March University of Maryland 22 March Carnegie Tech 5t Captain Salzman explains smallbore rifle to : First row, left to right: BuRicH, 3 c ; Wyrick, 2 c ; Strieter, i c ; Newport, i c, captain ; Walker, i c ; Nickerson, 2 c. Second row: Branzell ; Munk, 2 c ; Simmons, 2 c ; O ' Bryant, 2 c ; Hamilton, 2 c ; Houston, 2 c ; Padget, 2 c ; Wallace, 3 c ; Sappington, 3 c ; Hazard, 2 c. Third row: Ashley, 2 c ; McCord, 3 c ; Mottern, 2 c ; Lawson, 3 c ; McNeil, 3 c ; Hutchin, 3 c ; Randall, 3 c. t l t %. ' 4 W J " , H(ua- c luM vi cuf to- nx24M alm 4i un- yinj iiced, oMcl i modfliie it iA JMAi om letter AMlpman know- tncd it U MXPUJi I r I I ( yi !I)i ' -ARYLAND ' S spring is typified by rain . . . rain that seems to hold itself in reserve for the week-ends . . . rain that forms puddles and that drips down our necks as we march to classes. . .but rain that brings buds to the trees and green freshness to the lawns in the yard, and makes the ground soft for the robins that seem to hold no fear of naval discipline. The wintry cold is gone, though . , . it ' s no longer " two blanket weather " . . , and Spring sneaks in somewhere during the long, unbroken stretch from Christmas to June Week. vlV - Some took Spring ' s arrival too sf.riousi hao lemperatures read for " cat fevei The Executive Department oflicially recognizes spring by changing the uni- form from bkie cap covers to white. 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The Chapel got dressed up for Easter, too. J - 163 II IHi jeo m During the spring of youngster year, 41 ' s interest in sailing was put to a practical test when a bleak March day saw the launching of ten bright new International Dinghies for the newly-formed sailing team. The first was hardly underway when a flurry of snow began to fall, dampening everything but ardor. Now encom- passing the Vamarie, the schooner Freedom, and the cutter Highland Light, as well as the tiny dinghies, the Navy squad has placed well in races in both intercollegiate and in open competition, some consolation for the fact that no star can be won with an N in sailing. Preparatory to a sail Engle, Southard, Moore, and Vincent adjust running rigging. Manager Bill Downer tends the line as Bob Hill prepares to dowse his sail. Blackman, Beatty, Sanger, and Nicholson give a heave TO launch the tiny dinghy. Bill Lemos, captain, receives instructions from Lieutenant ROYALL, officer ADVISER. The Yacht America serves as a prop for the sailing squad ' s picture. Front row: Downer, Froscher, Arthur, Moulton, Louney, Lemos, Southard, Blackman, Beatty, Nicholson, Sanger, Engle, Werner, Kirtland, Struble. Middle row: Lieutenant Royall, coach ; Garrett, Dennett, Byers, Gilpin, Vincent, Durand, Sadler, Swanbeck, Shear, Hurst, Van Oeveren, Glick. Back row: Ireland, Herring, Humphreys, Meier, Hill, Kiersted, Moore, Hamilton, Kunhardt, Robison, Weber, Leavitt, Nutt, Harvey, Sterrett, White, Feaster, Sibert. ai-riA- : ' S- ava?m!im tifflt ' fi.VKMraniM.m-|!l!pp We aii mled Sailing was by no means limited, however, to those who made up the saihng team, for the very nature of our calhng gives to every one of us an interest in the water. Thougli some of us came from the phiins and some from the mountains, all soon learned the keen enjoyment to be lound under a taut sail. Some few of us became real .salts and graduated from knockabouts, whaleboats, and yawls, to the Vmnarie, truly the queen of our Sevein River navy. In our chosen profession we felt that the abihty to distinguish a spinnaker from a staysail was indeed a necessity. And we know that wherever there are ships we shall find ample opportunities to continue deriving pleasure from this exhilarating pastime. Worth many times the dollaf we paid (iAiTAiN M ak vkoi i ' . 11 jr 1 M M f ' h ' ' Vf -«ii.-r: ■■rsT r -j- " ' - Navy Academy Boat Club — largest regimental activity. - H ic Mauldin leads a working PARTY TO MAKE THE FOURTH BATT KETCH SHIP-SHAPE FOR INSPECTION. Boat club members claimed that a mid- shipman hadn ' t lived until he had made a ketch trip — either one of the long over- night jaunts down the Chesapeake using both sails and engines, or one of the shorter Sunday cruises, when drags could come along to admire the nautical ability of their escorts. Each trip was well earned, for week days were filled with hours of labor as battalions vied to produce the trimmest craft. Th e membership — largest of any extra-curricular activity and grow- ing every year — elected Bill Lemos to serve as Commodore. KOECHER PICKS UP A BUOY WITH THE LONG GLASS ON AN OVERNIGHT EX- CURSION. Below decks the navigators studied charts to choose an anchorage for THE NIGHT. From high on the foremast Butch Searle got this on a Sunday dragging cruise. 166 i, tl. During a game faces on the Navy bench register interest, ANXIETY, confidence, AND AMUSEMENT All. AT THE SAME TIME. No ONE HAS EVER COMPl TED HIE MII.KA(;K IIIAI A I.A(:R(JS.SEMAN COVERS DURING A CiAME, BUT II ' CERIAINLV MOUNTS UP. Charlie Merdinger and Dinty Moore the player LEARN the FACE-OFF FROM DiNTY MoORE THE COACH. lacnMAe Fully half the entering plebe.s have never .seen a lacro.sse game and many have never so much as heard of the sport, and yet Coach Dinty Moore takes the raw material and builds teams that often are national champs. In the first minute of play of the 1940 opener against Dartmouth, Larry Green scored a brilliant goal to set the season rolling. Navy trounced seven opponents and dropped games to three, including the defeat at West Point when the Army caught the Blue and Gold stickwielders in a slump and won 13-2. In this sport ' 41 ' s Captain Seaman, Crenshaw, Merdinger, Rubel, and Rowney were fated to see but two years of varsity competition due to the advanced graduation. Time out for . blow during a stiff practice — Crenshaw, Rubel, Seaman (captain), and Rowney. Lacrosse gives LITTLE quarter. 167 II A . Kinney, Pride, Clark, Jones, and Alward soak up sun before a workout (top) ; Cox Graham instructs Pride, Kinney, Conrey, Clark, Carr, Cummings, and Parker (middle) ; it was late at night before crew workouts were over, and sprints to for- mation followed (bottom). 41 s plebe crew launches a shell on the Harlem to row against Columbia. " Around the island " is a phrase that holds meaning only to the stalwarts who have bent their backs against oars in the Severn River Navy. The island is located a good five miles above the railroad bridge, and it took a maximum of training and endurance to sprint the last two miles on the way back, with tiny coxswains pleading, " Ten, gang — give me ten big ones! " and Coach Buck Walsh watching critically from the coaching launch. Crew requires a longer training period than any other sport, workouts commencing in the fall, continuing during the icy winter and into the warm spring until even after June Week, aimed at the four-mile grind at Poughkeepsie, the Intercollegiate Regatta, where Navy has ever been a strong contender with Washington and California. 1940 Varsity: Cuccias, stroke; Peters, 7; Pride, 6; House, 5; An- derson, 4; Wheeler, 3; Lucian, 2; Kinney, bow ; YiAi icocK, coxswain. 1940 Junior Varsity: O ' Sullivan, stroke; Conrey, 7; Cross, 6; Leipper, 5; Alward, 4; Clark, 3; Carr, q; Lamiman, bow; Davenport, coxswain. mim V .%9WL. m Navy golfers enjoy two very distinct advantages — they wear the sportiest uniforms while playing, and theirs is a sport they may continue to enjoy while in the service, for the port of call is rare that possesses no local golf course. Six victories against two defeats was the record of Coach Bob Williams ' charges last year by a squad made up almost entirely of the class of ' 40. The graduation of ' 41 before the season opens removes Steidley, Klingaman, and Gaddis from competition, but the under class, led by Captain Bob Knight, have every hope of duplicating last year ' s triumph over the team from West Point. Commander Duncan, officer representative, nisctssES MATC:II VITH SCIIREIER. MANAGER, AND KnIGHT, CAPTAIN. GOI.F SqlAD. Frniil row: Harrow, Sihncpp, Boyd, . ' Mlsopp. Hack row: Hunt, C ' .hallacombe, Klingaman, Fos- ter, C " oinmanci ' r Duncan, of- ficer represenlati c ; Knight, captain; Denneliy, Moore, Sli-idli-v. Captain Li.oyd deLatour starred in the half miie, defeai inc; HIS Army brother in the 1940 meet. 7 ' n ac Coach Earl Thomson instructs Dick Opp. Hahnfeldt broke rec- ords in three field EVENTS. A season climaxed by a 67-59 victory over a strong Army squad established Navy once again as a big-time track power last year. Indoor track saw the squad capture the intercollegiate trophy at the Catholic U. games in Washington and the non-conference title at North Carolina, while the mile relay team won their event in the Millrose A. C. games in New York. Coach Earl Thomson ' s men opened the outdoor season with a surprise 76-50 victory over Georgetown. A single loss to Penn State was over- balanced by triumphs over Duke, North Carolina, and Army, as well as by the showing in the Penn Relays. Congratulations to Walker — he won more of same when he placed first in the mile against Army. Bunting breaks the tape ahead of deLatour in the 440. ,. ..,S«i-S, Russ Blair, captain. Sparked by the play of Joe Hunt, who came within points of being national singles champion the same year, Navy ' s tennis squad marked up nine wins against four defeats last season. Hunt lacked competition, except from Coach Art Hen- drix, who is no mean player himself, boasting defeats of Bobby Riggs and Big Bill Tilden to his record, but during the year Joe played a spectacular brand of tennis in exhibition matches with top ranking amateurs who visited the Acad- emy for the purpose. Deprived of a regular season this year. Captain Russ Blair, John O ' Malley, John Kirk, Jim McPherson, and Jim Batcheller of ' 41 took part in special winter matches. Joe Hunt, ni mber one man, listens TO POINTER FROM CoACII ArT HeNDRIX. John O ' Malley John Kirk. Ji.vi McPherson. Jim Batcheller. jennid Peaceful Racketers — the tennis sou ad. Front row: Leighton, manager ; Van Gelder, Godfrey, Putnam, Hcndrix, coach : O ' Malley, Blair, captain : Olson, Commander Crutcher, officer representative. Second roic: .Spreen, .Slocum, Williams, Kirk, Batcheller, Kloter. Back row: Zirker, I.obdell, assistant manager ; -Mulligan, BosI, assistant manager ; Schercr, ' illepigne. w « tm Tommy Blount, shortstop, Hal Harwood, catcher, and Tom Turner, pitcher, listen in at A PRACTICE SESSION WHILE COACH MaX BiSHOP STRESSES FINE POINTS. The 1940 Navy nine went through a season that might have been described as unimpressive had it not been for the all- important 4-2 victory over the Cadets during June Week. ' 41 ' s support was in the form of two hurlers and a short-stop. Lefty Schoenbaum ' s cherished triumph was a win over his home state team from West Virginia. Rosie Turner ' s pitching was outstanding against the professional Baltimore Orioles even though Navy lost. Tommy Blount was brilliant on defense and poured his peppery chatter to the infield all season. Safe on first — Navy licks Army, 4-2. Howie Schoenbaum was a southpaw ace, MASTER of the FAST BALL AND CURVE. Burning up the diamond — with kerosene to dry THE INFIELD FOR THE 1 94O ArmY-NaVY TUSSLE. Navy at bat against Army as RAINY weather HELD DOWN THE CROWD. Ir ' s A i.oNc; WAV ro that taroet no im ack IIF.RF. FOR I ' NSTEADV NF.RVF.S OR n ' OPI(: FNKS, Tkam Mf:mbers mi si also work in THE Bin rs. ' " ri(:k spoitinc. I 111 ' . ( (JACirs shadow is CASI 0 I.I a MCE noin I ' AiTKkN AS iiii. sccjke is disked. Good Shots get recognition as WITNESS Doug Hein ' s chest. Captain and C oach — Bob Strieter and Captain Salz.man, U. S. M. C. 1 ' " ruit life — Windy Weigh takes his drag ACROSS to the range WITH HIM. Warm, sunny afternoons on the range across the Severn, the sharp " crack " of the Springhcld, the solid kick of rifle against shoulder, the white spotter pinwheeling the bullseye at 600 yards, the pungent smell of powder smoke — all are poignant memories to every marksman on the Outdoor Rifle squad. Manned on a competitive basis, the team divided the past season evenly. The Marines from Philadelphia and Quantico proved to be too experienced, but there were two wins over the National Guardsmen, and the bronze of " Little David " still remains in our trophy case. Straight - shooters all — the squad. Kneeling: .Sell, Randall, Karl. .Stricter, captain ; Claptain .Salz- man, coach ; Heiii, .Sappington, Pittman, Feldnieier. armorer. Standing: Slone, Za.strow. .Sulli- van, Wyrick. Wahlin. McClel- laii. .NickerMin, . iilt, I ' adgct. 1: h 1 .1) w Sandy Landreth Editor-in-Chief. Diminutive Sandy Landreth probably has more ideas per cubic inch than any man in the class of ' 41, and his fertile brain, combined with years of experience at the game gained prior to his entry into the Academy, was responsible for the innovations and the scope of this volume of The Lucky Bag. As right hand man. Bob Hoffmeister cracked the whip on the staff sub- ordinates and almost met impossible deadlines that were four months advanced due to our early graduation. Photographic excellence of the book is a tribute to the ability of Jim Bartlett, driving personality with half a dozen other irons in the fire simultaneously. Technical and grammatical correctness of copy as well as the knitting together of the story sequence was achieved by the acknowledged literary master of the class, Joe Materi. Jim Bartlett Photo Editor Boh Hoffmeister Managing Editor. 174 c An efficient and progressive business staff was a prime necessity in underwriting the production of the biggest Lucky Bag in the history of the Academy. Whether or not their big business methods conformed to the principles of collective bargaining, maximum wages and minimum hours, free beer and paid vacations, no one knows, but they did achieve results — results which took the pressure off the editorial staflf in fitting the make-up to the budget. Ned Rebard, Bill Daly, and Alan Ray collaborated to secure advertising contracts from tailors, hotel owners, and manufacturers of naval products, tallying figures in their sleep for months, while Lee Graham disposed in advance 3,600 copies of the finished product. Xed Rebard Business Manager. I.cr (, ' r i unii Circulation Maiiaucr. Al in Ray Arl ( ' rlisin " ' Associate. Bill Daly Advertising Manager. 175 II Art Mclntyre Summer Section. Jim Jamison Fall Section % P eAe u Opia Sherm Naymark Winter Section. Unlike university annuals, The Lucky Bag cannot prevail upon a staff of several hundred underclass assistants — each class must perform its own labor. Major portion of the actual work on 41 ' s yearbook was done by the four associate editors, Mclntyre, Naymark, Jamison, and Moi- toret, and the lights in the publication office burned until close to midnight every night, as each man laid out his pages, arranged for de- sired photos, wrote copy and captions, and finally read proof. The aspirin in Moitoret ' s photo on this page was no stage prop! Dreyer, Rowen, Styer, Buell, and McReynolds lent welcome assistance. Vic Moitoret Spring Section. Rojo Dreyer Identifications. Bill Rowen Picture Schedules. Charlie Styer Week-end Section . Tom Buell Photographer. Bill McReynolds Photographer. Di ' RiNG First Class Year Bancroft Hall ' s from yard was a consiruction camp as iwo ne s- wincs were auued. ' Wlieii I was a P ebe " — ' 41 aw Many llhan ea Metal REPLAc:En cloih CAP anchors. Supposedly the Naval Acad- emy is bound by tradition — unchangeable, but it is never- theless a far different Academy we leave behind as compared to the one we entered forty- four months ago. Physically the Academy has added a new museum, Melville Hall, the dispensary, a major addition to the Chapel, a new mess hall, the canteen, and now Bancroft itself is sprouting new wings. [ eW mess |AC:KErS MEANI SlIFF SHIKIS AM) REyl IRKl) AN ABILn ' TO FLX A HOW I IE. Rubber heels and low shoes were a first class rate three years ago ; today they are worn by all hands. Metal an- chors first appeared on lapels and then on cap devices. White mess jackets were a welcome innovation for summer func- tions. We had to learn the new style in- fantry as " squads right " went by the boards. And white works made their long desired entry as the uniform for the final set of exams in sweltering May. ' 41 was the last class to enjoy a looth Night in conformity to the old traditions. Studying was impossible when workmen were demolishing the old mess hall outside. XeW CHINAWARE for IIIE REDEt:ORAlED MESS hall was almost tf)0 a tiractive ! Arched roof and skyi.icht took the place of the familiar red hie rear terrace. Smooth sfeel lockers were mure stirdy, EASIER TO DUST THAN WOODEN ANTECEDENTS. . s plebes we partiiii)ated in the last pre-reveille celebration of .May Dav in Smoke Park. We witnessed the i)assing of the ki.ss to the color girl and the similar tradition at tlie Ring Dance. First class- men shifted battalions for the tin.il car, and " on the air " " ceased m hold .1 spc; ial meaning in the mess hall. wIhic diimer music startled oldtinicrs m ( .inii ' hack to visit. .Most drastic li.nmc. n( (niirNC, was our earlv graduation .mm! i!i ' ' coii- sequeiu clmi illation of June W Headstart on a pre -cruise tan. Arrival of Drill Week meant that textbooks are relegated to the shelves to collect dust they haven ' t known since Christmas. There were drills, of course, but with a minimum of march- ing and a maximum of precision. Yawl and whaleboat racing bring competi- tion that was both relaxing and excit- ing. But, above all, there is plenty of time for recreation, for sunbathing, and for the beloved " bunk drill. " Time, too, to renew the stenciling on clothing and check over equipment in anticipa- tion of the summer cruise. Perhaps the chief reason for the en- during popularity of Drill Week, though, is the fact that it is then and then only that we could turn our backs permanently on classes and examina- tions and face ahead to June Week. But the judges had eagle eyes. Moral: You can ' t win. r Amcj ng Ji m ' . W ' ki-.k visnoRs WKRE TIIRKK NAV ' V ])I IMPS. t E ,AbA baltinorc " 1 ! i 1 une IVeek The class of 1941 was destined to see but three June Weeks, but still the very mention of the name brings fond smiles of recollections . . . plebe year it meant attending our first Academy hop, the Fare- well Ball for ' 38, then dancing wildly around Hcrndon Monument the next day in the ecstasy of " youngsterization " . . . youngster year it signified our first hop all by ourselves as a class, and the beginning of famed Second Cllass Summer . . . and when we wore two diagonals it meant that we were the envy of even the first class on the night of our own Ring Dance. ' j ' wick daii a wk marciil i) () i;r to vv(jri)i;. iiki d. The ' ' Gaiioping Goose " brought o. a. 0 " s from near and far. " ONE MAN ABSENT, SIR ! " THE SYMBOL OF 4rs RISE TO POWER. SmII.es EVERYWHERE. BEf:AlSE THE DINNER PRECEDED HIE WEEK ' s MOSI MOMEN IOCS EVENT- HIE RINc: I) ( I Clockwise (irniind table: Dzura, Kline, Lowney, Reade, Kinney, Gcinn, I ' onveille, King and dra(;s. 173 II Houghton ' s drag seems scared but he enjoys her anxiety. Watching formation — one time when they had to wait for us. Sailing yawls was great sport but drags couldn ' t come along. Finding the lady friend after Chapel could be a problem. Even without the parades and hops, June Week pro- vided pleasure galore, for here was a solid week without care — seven days to fill with a multitude of doings. We went sailing and canoeing and hiking, played bridge, sang songs, and made the days just as eventful as the nights. And whether it was our parents or the O. A. O. who was with us, there was lots of talking to be done. This was the week when smiles were the uniform of the day. UJe em med Those who rented houses had the most fun as Gray, Weisner, and Simpson can tell you. What to keep? Everi.y and Lynn can ' t qriTE decide. fieUmoi tm cevie Home Sweet Home was ALL CI.l ' TTERED UP. As s c, Ray, Bienvenu, and Ruffin LEARNED " PRESENT SwORDS. " June Week was a rare series of events for the regiment and a show for the piibHc. But not everything is for the pubHc eye, and part of June Week is known only to the midshipman. So, for example, was the stencilling and cruise box pack- ing that had to be done before embarkation. Because ' 40 was the graduating class at our last June Week and they had innumerable things to occupy their time, han- dling the regiment fell into our hands, and ' 41 ' s first chance as stripers came when the underclass attended early chapel services on Sob Sundav. ' 41 ' S FIRST C:RACK at THE RKCIMKMAI STAFF. Lcfl tn ri ' hl : V K. I.rclAN. SlYI.k. ( ' V Shelley, Cimmincis, and MonoRi-.r. 181 Regimental Color Guard en route to worden fleld. Bayonets looked fine but added an extra pound. Even at five o ' clock it was TOO WARM to MARCH, BUT . . Every Wednesday except during the Winter the regiment passed in review on Worden Field to the strains of " Anchors Aweigh, " but June Week parades were a bit different. Instead of a small group of guided tourists there was a huge crowd of friends and relatives — someone in the stands to pick each of us out and perhaps even to evoke smiles with an excited, " Oh, there ' s Johnny! " As blithely as we took them in stride at the time, we can now safely admit having felt a tingle in the spine at being part of it. The band ' s stirring marches MADE feet a bit LIGHTER. % 3 " - - The f:oi.()R company alone cheers lOK THEIR THREE STRIPER ' s CHOICE. I " Once again for the movies " ... a FIELD day for ALL PHOTOGRAPHERS. JlIST TWICE A YEAR WE DUG WHITE FULL DRESS TROUSERS OUT FROM OUR CLOSETS. Our C ommandant should have enjoyed the color ceremony. Secret dream of every plebe is thai lie may some clay become the company com- mander of the company winning the regi- mental competition, so that he may choose his own lady fair to the exalted position of Clolor Ciirl, long the traditional center of an imprcssixe ceremony. Girl friends of ' 41, howexer, were doomed to disap- pointment, for our early graduation en- tailed the omission of this tradition. Owv last color parade will probably be best remembered by the second company mem- bers of ' 43, for to them it bestowed the rare privilege of " carrying on " during June Week. But parades and hops required a i) it ■ airint; of full dress bi.ous. Watching the Athletic Presentation ii Rewards for hours of effort. TllEY WII.I, RATE THE N Dance. Army athletes arrive to do battle. A forenoon parade during June Week witnessed the presentation of awards to the men whose afternoons had been filled with occupations other than loafing or liberty. To the athletes and to the leaders in extra-curricular activities the regiment and the public paid just recogni- tion. Always an outstanding feature of June Week was the arrival of the athletic squads from our friendly enemy on the Hudson. Highlight of this event was the meeting of the deLatour brothers — later Navy ' s Lloyd defeated his brother, Army ' s Paul, on the cinder path. Hearty congratulations. Ti C_J » deLatour of Navy greets deLatour of Army. ► 184 H I r 1 rTT . r .- •- .-■ Award winnkrs prksented before the regiment to receive their prizes. Dacev, Roddis, and D ' Ar- re7.zo were the names ' 4 1 was to remember. PneA£44iai4X9n cd AumaaJU A PORTABLE RADIO HELPED THESE TWO VISITORS WHEN PARADES BECAME TIRESOME. Ninety per cent of us rested content in the belief that we could have walked off with a prize in something if we had really wanted to — we just never got down to work. But John Elmer Dacey, Louis Harry Roddis, and Joseph Paul D ' Arrezzo are the names that ' 41 will associate with its three June Weeks as the men who had the necessary combination of ambition and ability to come away from the parade loaded down with swords, pistols, watches, binoculars, medals, and cups. Willy Lemos and Jim Jamison were the first members of our class to share in this spotlight. An ambulance ride was the easiest way back. Ever try blotting paper in miur SHf)ES? " There ' s Ji)iinn ' marching v. now. Maybe we all didn ' i look alike! 185 . " »« When we rciiinicd lnmi iliat Muii(i.; .ihrrnooii dress |);u;ulc to niiistcr ap.iit IVoin llic k i;iiii(iil, we were fore il}|y awakened to ilie reali ation that the moinent had (omc it was time to (h(s lor our Ring Daiiee! Siiuc our first chiys as pichcs, we had waited and lio[)ed and piainied lot this cvenintr, long to be reineinl)ered for ilseH ' as a soi iai e cnt in adchtion to the signifieanee it Ijore in Ijrintfing ns the syrnl)ol of brotherhood in our calhng onr i().}i elass ring. With (). A. O ' s tiiere to enjov diinier in the mess liaU, with Seeretary of the . a y and Mrs. Echson there to reeeive, witii (ilenn . liMer and his nation ' s favorite band phiying " Xavy Hhie and Gokl " in soft, sweet temjx) when tlie Hghts dimmed . . . will we ever forget that combination of perfeetion? Biggest evening of four years began when we entertained ocr drags at a buffet style supper in the mess hall. Rings were properly baptized in wa ier FROM the oceans WE ARE TO CALL HOME. In RErURN FOR rilK RING SHE PI,AC:ED on our FlN(a-.R. THE VOING LADY RECEI K1) A (;()II) LOCKET BEARING Ol R CLASS CRESI . Mirrors permitted EACH COl ' PI.E to observe their OWN P.JiSS.VGE IHRorCII the huge Ring repi,k:a BUT GONE W.-iiS THE TIME HONORED KISS TO ACCOMPANY IT. 187 II Charlie Smith and Louis Davis make small table talk. Landreth ' s Drag admires our " yachting uniform. " " A " oMce Dave Bunting was among those who ventured out on the watery deep of College Creek with his DRAG. " N " Dance Program — in addi- tion the girls were given gold " N " pins. The crew floats at Hubbard Hall took on a gay aspect under a canopy of vari-colored Japanese lanterns, more lanterns bobbed around in the darkness over the water where boat rides were a side attraction, while from above blazed the giant " N " formed of electric lights. It was a gala evening, and Navy athletes, forced to miss many a regimental hop because of training rules, were rewarded with this exclusive dance. Novel was the ice cream molded in the form of an " N, " while the real feature of the evening was, perhaps, the conga lesson given by the genial orchestra leader. It lent itself admirably to the comfort of the smart " yachting " dress that is the uniform reserved for this occasion alone. 188 Graduation is one of those unexplained plienomena — for three and a half years it remains tucked away safely in the far distant future, and then, without suflicient warning, it jumps suddenly from the calendar, a reality. This behavior was accentuated for the Class of 1941, with graduation taking place on the 7th of February instead of the customary first week in June. Our graduation could not, therefore, be accom- panied by such traditions as the First Class Picnic and the buttoning on of Ensign ' s shoulder marks on white service uni- forms. Indeed, the sole remaining symbol of our having reached our goal amid the snow flurries of February in a world torn by war was the addition of the gold knot to the handle of our sword — distinguishing mark of an ollicer in the United States Navy. 0. MS flmad iMMe I 189 A (mi£ Po i And so iil ' tcr almost loiir yi ' ;iis, our |)i{ luiT of ihc Naval Academy is complete. Each and every member of the gradiiaiinii; class takes away with him in his mind ' s eye a picture of the Academy over which he himself has worked long and faithfully. In eager haste he made the first impres- sions as a plebc, and as the years i assed he added more. Some impressions he changed entirely; others he enlarged and embellished with living, breathing detail . . . his entrance, June Week, the King Dance, Graduation . . . the last cheer for those we leave behind us . . . the last cap that sailed to earth . . . the gleam of a])- jjreciative pride in the eyes of the mother or sweetheart who adi.xed that first gold stripe . . . they all seem to fit somehow — fit into a picture of the years during wliich we learned not only a profession but a way of living. . . . BRITTON CHRISTIE COLE 1919-1939 GEORGE DANIEL BARR, JR. 1919-1939 We knew them as the light of heart, The carefree, and the brave, Whose step was firm and easy On the pathway to the grave. They took with them our heartfelt prayers And perhaps a tear or two From a mother that was loving, Or a sweetheart that was true. . . . JOHN LEYONMARCK SGHNEPP 1918-1938 196 MAX KDWARD McCONNELL 191 9- 1 939 PHILIP LEEROY SEEWALD 1917-1939 - V They left us precious memories Of their honor and their prick- In the glory of the Service And the land in which they died, And as we watch the sinking years, Someday we shall hnd That what they took was small compared To what thcv left behind. THADDEUS BROWN ORR, JR. 1918-1939 197 d an Ul- uo s. Allentown, Pa. As one of the few men who have had duty on the Yangtze without going west of Chinatown in Los Angeles, Jack has some good stories. Undoubtedly he learned some Asiatic steps there, those steps that made hops such a joy for him. Any gloom that classes and extra-duty managed to cast on his life were easily dispelled by a very special letter, a song sheet, a hop schedule or the latest Charles Atlas Course. With this jovial outlook Jack often found his ideas in conflict with those of the Executive Department and he al- most won a fur-lined rifle for his efforts. Beneath all this lightness Jack has many admirable qualities. Blessed with a foresight of purpose, he is able to find his goal and by tenacity to reach it. He was even willing to help, and his initia- tive and energy were abundant. His background of two years in the service gave him a ready grasp of things pro- fessional and will support him in his idea of being a good officer or no officer. Football 4; Lacrosse 4, j, 2, i; Battalion Track j. JOHN ALDEN CAMERA Farmville, Va. " T. H. " was born in Kenbridge, Vir- ginia, and ever since then has been stop- ping the clock with his lengthy drawl. At three he saw a sound movie entitled " Annapolis Forever " or the " Rover Boys on the Severn " and he then im- mediately decided to become a genuine tar. His cheery pan netted him the pres- idency of his freshman class. The first year, of he two, he spent acquiring knowledge at the University of Rich- mond. The second he spent tearing THOMAS HARDY GRAHAM down the reputation of Phi Kappa Sig- ma. His greatest hobbies are a lively game of cards, sub squad, or a drill on his " Beauty Rest. " He miraculously escapes reports, never writes letters but receives plenty of mail, and thus leads a happy life. It may be said that, ex- cepting the cruise, " T. H. " didn ' t fully appreciate youngster year, but second class summer brought a new light into his life and sold him on the Navy for good. Taking a keen interest in every- thing nautical and with a quick smile and winning personality, Tom will go a long way. Football 4, 2, 2, I NA ; Hop Committee. 198 E. ALLEN MALCOLM g i£ lf;.tZ, a Raton, N. Mex. The little town of Raton up in the hills of old New Mexico yielded this stalwart son, full of Irish happiness and western ruggedness. He loves a good fight whether in the ring, on the gridiron, or with the Math Department. Eggy ' s shrewd business head gives him a flare for constantly promoting some kind of deal. His ability to apply the old com- mon sense has often won the game both in the class-room and on the field. For four years we have wondered about that uncanny sense of " E. A ' s " which always leads him straight to a new box of chow or to the latest magazine. Under the spell of his sparkling eyes and steady chatter the femmes weaken quickly. He likes their company, but romantically, the little lassies find " Milky " a hard nut to crack. Coming from N. M. M. I. with an en- viable record behind, Al has lived up to expectations and established an admir- able reputation here. " Milky ' s " per- sistence, bountiful energy, winning man- ner, and practical ability make certain his continued success in the game of life. Football 4, J, 2, I N ; Boxing 4, 3, i. FRANK WELCH, JR. ;r ,c t MJ.JL l. L San Dieoo, Calif. A Californian by sentiment and a New f nglandcr by fact, this curly- browed lad combines the swagger of the former and the cold shrewdness of the latter with pleasing results. Conserva- tive in taste as well as in thought and thoroughly logical in all action, Frank never finds time nor occasion to be gov- erned by mood. His casual lack of concern leaves him unscarred by the raging wars sponsored by the Academic Department. Physi- cally he boasts of a Scotch ruggedness that dates back to sea-faring warriors of note. The lure of the water doubtless accounts for a strong tendency to crew, though his love for a full pipe of raw- tobacco and a love to philosophize with said pipe in hand has kept him from as- suming the role of the serious athlete. Couple this with an even-tempered dis- position and you have an insight to the reason for his many friends and no en- emies. . . . Boat Club 4, j, 2; Battalion Basketball 4, 3; Battalion Crew 4, 2; Company Repre- sentative J, 2. Q. iLiLMj .Ai.i.KNiowN, Pa. Hank hails from Pcnns l ania. .Just ask him which is the best slate in the union! lie ' s always been a regular guy, a swell roommate, and a good egg on a party. He ' s had his troubles with the academic departments, not because he ' s a " bucket, " but because he ' d rather read a magazine, play solitaire, or listen to some of those good records of his. He is always ready to help out a pal with a buck or two, or even to drag blind. But just between you and me, JAMES AQUILLA HENRY he has a little Southern Belle who keeps him pretty busy. If you want to make him sore, ask him when he last heard from Norfolk. He hasn ' t had much time for ath- letics, but you couldn ' t call him a char- ter member of the radiator squad be- cause he ' s always out there in the after- noon trying to work off some of that waistline, but — well, the trouble is just as he says, " I don ' t care what you call me just as long as you call me in time for chow. " I VJ ■ " -rV Eos . ( i I IS, ( : i II . " Out il the W Csi lodc young l,(i( li- ituar " III this instance oiir licro was not borne by a lirey white steed, but bv the somewhat cireiiitous route tliroiigli the I ' nited Slates .Marine Corps. The West happened to be the great state of Calilbrnia. Bud came to the . (adem from two years duty with the .Marines which gave him an appreciation of life at sea. He hopes to return to that select band referred to in our circles as the " leathernecks " as soon as his years have been completed in Annapolis. Since joining us here on the Severn " Red " has been one of the mainstays of the Navy backfield ; his blocking has earned (|uite a name for him as well as the respect and admiration of his team- mates. Foott all and lacrosse ha e held most of Ralph ' s time and interest but he is seldom absent at Dalhgrcn Hail on Saturday nights. A big rugged redhead with a fine per- sonality, Bud has ail of the attributes of a good officer and lie should go far in tiie Marine Corps. Football 4, J, 2, I N ; Lacrosse j, 2, i. RALPH WALDO BOYER, JR. r Baseball 4, j; Battalion Football 2. 199 CHARLES WILKES STYER, JR. J MaJji OU. J Ii A ' U. S. A. " Hello . . . yes, this is Styer speaking . . . oh, sure, glad to help you out . . . no, that rumor about my birth in a sub- merged torpedo tube is scuttlebutt. I was born in Orange, N. J., where moth- er was staying while dad was at sea. . . . Sure I like ' em Women are wonderful. . . Well, at the Academy I spent most of my time writing on the Log and working on the Lucky Bag, but dancing and sleeping took up a lit- tle of my time . . . Oh, you mean before I came to the Academy? Well, I cruised to Honolulu on a submarine and blew a bugle at a military academy . . . Sure, Admiral Charles Wilkes who explored Antarctica was my great great grand- father . . . No, I ' m going to raise a family of girls . . . Dislikes? Math in general . . . Yes, my wife, Joe, spent most of his time in Paris keeping me out of trouble . . . I hope to be a pig boat skipper some day . . . Sure, come around some time ; bring your own cigarettes . . . Don ' t mention it! Goodbye. " Log 4, 3, 2, Managing Editor i; Boat Club 4, J, 2, i; Company Small Bore j; Small Bore Rifle 4; Lucky Bag. Suc i.c 6 JOSEPH KNEFLER TAUSSIG, JR. Ot , Buchanan County, Mo. Joe hails from a long line of admirals and probably took his great running plebe year for that reason. Joe was born in a navy town, Newport, R. I., and has gained his enthusiasm for the Navy by following the battleships around ever since. Joe first started ar- guing with his roommate when they met in Honolulu prior to coming to the Academy. A man with a few affairs with the ladies, Joe makes one particu- lar petite navy girl ' s heart beat faster. Joe ' s dislikes are none, although he did- n ' t fully appreciate the youngster math course. His pet hobby is driving his wife crazy with a ten dollar harmonica he bought in Copenhagen on youngster cruise, and his biggest ambition is to feel his own battleship deck rolling be- neath his feet. The amazing thing about our local son is that he has never been to Buchanan County! The Log 4, 3,2, i ; Soccer 4; JVACA j, 2, i; Rifle 4, j, 2, i; Battalion Football 2; Wrestling 4, 2, i; Reef Points 2, i. Madisonville, Ky. Do you want to know someone who ' s always willing to eat, sleep, fight, or start a party? A fellow who ' d lend you money, always help with a problem, and not borrow your ties? Well, then, you should know Bailey, for he ' s all of that! Bailey ' s right straight out of the moun- tains of " Kaintucky, " if you don ' t be- lieve it, why ask him. Yes-siree, right out of the woods, and he ' s always been out of the woods except for a few brief skirmishes with the academic depart- ment plebe year and then a little set-to with the medical boys as regards to the eye-sight. He says he ' s legally blind in a couple of states, but don ' t let him fox you because he ' s plenty sharp, blind or not. His record as a. crew man is a very good one. He concentrated on crew, but he was always available whenever the battalion needed to win a football game or a boxing match. It ' s true that all in all he ' s a well-rounded fellow, and the " Pride of the Navy. " Crew 4, J, 2, Captain i; Secretary- Treasurer Class ig4i. Battalion Boxing 4, j, 2; Bat- talion Football 4, j; Battalion Pistol j, 2. LEWIS BAILEY PRIDE, JR. 200 f ' Fl.ORKNCK, S. v.. FA ' ctyoiic has hcaid of little Willie the little barefoot boy with short pants and a big smile -a regular fellow. Well, this is our little Willie. He isn ' t little and his pants aren ' t short, but he has that big smile and he ' s a real pal. He hails from South C ' arolina, where, so says Willie, are grown the most beauti- ful girls in the world. That is a broad statement, but Willie is an authority. Long before he eamc to the Academy he acquired a reputation as a snake ; since then he has more than held his own. Academically, Willie stands in that section above the middle of the class — the backbone of the fleet. His most valuable accomplishment is that he is a gifted conversationalist ; something that will carry him far on the road to success. Willie ' s athletic occupations were nipped in the bud by a physical injury. After recovery, he became an all-around athlete and played for pleasure ; and that is what he is — an all around man — a regular fellow you ' ll never forget. Gym 4, 3; Hop Committee; Boat Club; Bat- talion Boxing 2; Baseball 4; Ring Com- mittee; Log 4, 3; Company Pistol Team. AUGUST WILLIAM ELLIOTT, JR. RICHARD JONES REID, JR. Chatham, Va. Dick came to the USNA from the heart of old Virginia — Chatham, to be more specific. And cjuitc proud of his colonial environment he is, too. To him, Virginia is a place beyond re- proach, and he is always willing to ar- gue that point with anyone at any time. After finishing school in Chatham, he attended St. Christophers in Richmond, then Hampden-Sidney, where his inter- est was largely attracted to the college at Farmvillc, mainly due to a blonde influence. In case some one didn ' t know that Hampdcn-Sidney stands so high in Who ' s Who, all he has to do is ask Dick. R. J ' s. nature is one quite rarelv found at Uncle Sam ' s School for Little Boys. He is prone to be rather quiet, modest, and agreeable. He has never been troubled by the academic routine, but does not shrink from studying. As a friend, classmate, and man, Dick may be ranked among the best. RAY OLIVER PEXR(3D Movie Gang 3, 2, r; Reception Committee ' , 2, i; Cut Exchange 4; Radio Club 4: Radi- ator Club 4, J, 2, i; Boat Club 5, 2, i. Anna, III. Good old Penny, the fellow with the ready smile and even disposition — every- one ' s friend. He is almost six feet tall, well built, and nice enough looking to change girls at the first of every month. W ' here he gets them, no one knows, but on the first day of every month the post- man begins bringing letters on a differ- ent shade of stationery. Penny didn ' t specialize in any one sport but rather j)layed them all. He is always on hand for battalion football and baseball, but baseball is his pride and joy. His home is Anna, Illinois, and he terms himself a country boy at heart — and proud of it. Academically, Penny has had only one close call and that in his first year at the Academy. He has the reputation of being one of the best dancers in the Academy. He is always ready for a party or a gab-fest and is always in the center of all the activity. He is a real shipmate one yon will always remember and certainly one who will never forget you. Battalion Baseball . , ;, ' .■ Company Softball 2: Battalion Football 4, j, 2: Clioic . . 7, 2. i; Black . 201 RICHARD JOSEPH SMITH, JR. 8 « - A.:«{ . New Haven, Conn. Smitty entered the Academy as one of the promising athletes of the class of 194O5 but a series of unfortunate expe- riences with the medical department put him on the sick list for a year and out of athletic competition. Although his entrance into our class was thus acci- dental, his ready smile with the slightly cynical droop at the corner has made him a popular member of " 41 " and won for him the soubriquet of " Smiling Smith. " Each Saint Patrick ' s Day found Smitty battling for the supremacy of the shamrock against his Scotch and German roommates. During the eve- ning " bull sessions " Dick was always in the fray, vigorously upholding any side of any question. His ability to use his wits quickly together with his use of " common -sense " reasoning generally convinced any opponent that Smitty was right. His fine collection of classi- cal recordings was increased nearly ev- ery Wednesday afternoon and became one of the most complete at the Acad- enemy. RICHARD LEWIS STEWART Memphis, Tenn. Stew is a true Southern gentleman — with the true Southern gentleman ' s taste for leisure, beautiful women, good books, fine horse flesh, and mint julep. Happily however his Scottish ancestry, with its sobering influence gives him an easy-going and well-balanced character. Memphis on the Mississippi is home to Dick and he is always ready to defend his native state of Tennessee against all comers in any issue from the Democratic party to child marriages. After study- ing chemistry for a year at Southwest- ern, Dick decided in favor of Navy stripes. At the Academy he proceeded again like the true s.g. to acquire his education with the eflfortless ease of the true savior. Dick ' s friendly and even disposition coupled with his limitless capacity for enjoying life, make him an ideal com- panion both aboard ship and on liberty. We hope to run into him again in the future — be it Newport or Shanghai and introduce him with our time worn crack — " This is Stew — a nick name of course — not a condition. " From : Appleton, Wisconsin. To : U. S. Naval Academy. Via : Lawrence College. Subject : Naval career, request for. Plebe year was fruit for Kirt ; the Deutscher starred easily. Youngster year Kirt joined the ex- clusive Snake fraternity and dragged Wisconsin ' s comeliest representatives in the more exclusive Eastern schools. Log work, battalion soccer, and crew did not interfere with his enviable aca- demic record. He also won the coveted black N. ROBERT KIRTLAND WOLTER _ ,.i Second class year Kirt attained radio fame as Gordon Hittenmark ' s repre- sentative. Besides narrowing down the feminine field to one or two aspirants, he displayed a wicked game of squash and acquired a fine collection of classical recordings. First class year found him working toward " Der Tag " with his customary persistence and thoroughness and look- ing forward to Pensacola. Forwarded : Recommending appro- val. Football 4; Lacrosse 4; Battalion Lacrosse 2, 2, i; Battalion Soccer 2; Boat Club 2, i. Log ; Language Club, Boat Club; Sub Squad. Soccer 3, 2, i; Battalion Crew 4, 3, 2; Choir 4, J, 2, i; Log 3, 2; Musical Clubs 4, i; German Club 4, 3, 2, i. 202 «;.cf. s PlIILADKiyTlIA, Pa. " j. P. " is city horn and hrccl, having spent Ills life in New York C:ity and Philadelphia before entering the Naval Academy. If you wish to discuss the merits of farm life over bright lights, wine, women, and song, just look up the Irishman. j. P s. atliletic high scliool days were spent playing hockey for West Phila- delphia Clatholic High School, and he continued his education in the perfumed labs of Temple School of Dentistry. JAMES PAUL LYNCH You can liardly blame the little Irish- man for exchanging his sweetly smelling laboratory for a good breath of salt air when he i-cceivcd his appointment after his first year at Temple. He also won an appointment to West Point. VVc wonder? — but then docs he? J. P ' s. clixer for all ills is a weekend dragging or ketch tripping. Tcrpsichord has nothing on the little Irishman, and when we ' re all dead and gone, future generations of dancers will speak of J. P. Lynch — the man who mastered the Phil- adelphia cycloidal hop. Cross Country 4; Battalion Baseball 4, 5,- German Club 4, j; Newman Club 4, j, 2, i. JIAjO San Juan Regardless of the time of day you ' ll never fail to hear a burst of song in the corridor. Perhaps the words are not olnious to most jjersons, yet the rendi- tion never fails to bring a smile of the most critical. Yes, Ramon still holds dearly to his Spanish beliefs —to him there is no music, words or rhythm that even dared to approach his own. Don ' t misunderstand us — Ramon has s])ent some live or six years up here in tlie States and has achieved a great many things since his entrance. Man- cho ' s efforts have extended to include numerous activities : an appreciation of classical music, argument especially on philosophy, and letter writing. He is best summarized, perhaps by " non- women and song. " Never failing to exhibit a jovial, care- free manner when in any group — Ra- mon can be very diligent and serious. His natural ability, personality, and manner of cultivating and keeping a host of friend s give a shipmate never to be forgotten. Newman Club 4, j, 2, i; President Spanish Club 4, J, 2, i; Lacrosse Battalion j. RAMON MANUEL PEREZ .V A. AI ' ()1,IS, . ll). One line summer da -, a small, daik young man stc |)|)cd across the sticet for a hain ut. Alter receiving a (lose sum- mer ciop, he entered the nearest clolli- iiig store and purchased a complete summer outlit on credit! However, he soon found there were certain sti])u- latioiis attached : Robbie had a job with Uncle Sam! Unlike most of us, Robbie ' s associa- tions with the Naval Acad(-my were of long standing before he became a mid- shipman. His dad an Academy cixil- ian employee, it was only natural that Robbie should absorb some of the salty atmosphere and enter the Academy via the Naval Reserve. As is the case with most of those young men who coinc from the " West " - side of Annajjolis, Robbie displays great prowess with Mr. Clolt ' s pistols. Only the love of firearms has rivaled his one great love, the ])iano. Any day of the week during recreation hours, a great musical talent was on dis- play in the band room. Soccer 4; Lacrosse 4; Musical Club Show 4, j; Hop Committee J ; .XA-w 4, j, f: Com- pany Pistol Team 7, 2, i. ROBERT JOSEPH CIELUSTKA 203 Allentown, Pa. Paul directed his early interests to- ward a naval profession, and with this in mind, he selected his high school academics to fit his aim. While wait- ing for an appointment to Annapolis, he spent some profitable time at a Penn- sylvania state college. When the ap- pointment was finally obtained he en- countered no difficulty with the aca- demics. The stars he wore for three years speak well of his efforts. Sometimes quiet, other times lively, Paul usually enjoyed himself during his Academy life, engaging mainly in swim- ming and basketball, and the Boat Club also stimulated his interest in sailing. At present " H. P. " seems to be headed for Pensacola when those two years are up. Swimming Team 4; Battalion Swimming Team j, 2; Battalion Track Team 3, 2; Plebe Track Team; Boat Club 4, j, 2, i; East St. Louis, III. Having in mind future entrance into the Naval Academy, A. D. took his high school education in military school and succeeded in, winning one of the appoint- ments available to honor graduates of Honor Military Schools. He had sailed considerably before entrance to the Academy and immediately began to use the many boats belonging to the acad- emy, joined the Boat Club, and sailed with the sailing team. With the advent of the new yawls, he qualified and rep- resented his company in many successful races. At times " Jerry " was quite re- served but he always managed to make the best of any opportunities to enjoy himself. When he was not sailing, he could always be found tinkering with someone ' s radio set needing repairs. An inherited love of music placed him in the choir and orchestra for several years. Academics held little trouble for him and were disposed of in the most effi- cient manner. El Paso, Texas " Anything else? Thank you. " Those words are reminiscent of Jerry ' s pre- navy days of jerking sodas and hopping cars, of bouncing pills off ' the counter to ailing unfortunates, of nights in Juarez, tequila, dark senoritas, music, laughter, tamales, enchiladas, and midnight rides in the silent desert. Before he came to the Academy, Mc- GuflT had already gained a reputation as a persistent holder of the floor in any " bull fest, " and, he still allowed no one to outdo him. His verbosity, however, may serve him in good stead, for he hopes someday to write a prize winner. Geranimo shuns hops in favor of con- certs or movies as a means of entertain- ment, and when everyone else is drag- ging, he is likely to be found reading, scribbling in the margin of the book with a stub of a pencil. Jerry is not a boxer, nor is he a swim- mer ; as a matter of fact, he has never settled down to any sport, but he is seen occasionally heaving the barbells, keep- ing in trim for those inevitable mid- watches. Christmas Card Committee Club 4, J, 2. 1; German Boat Club 4, J, 2, i; Swimming 4, 3, 2, i; Choir 4, 2, 2; Orchestra 4, j, i. Foreign Language Club 4, j, 2, i. H. PAUL WIRTH A. DELOS ENGLE GERALD McGUFFIN REEVES 204 « l» LAMBERT VERNON FORDE HENRY DALE VANSTON WILLIAM WARREX XEEL ' oiyyyryw 7a JL- HiLLSBORO, N. Dak. Over the hills and far away — tliat was the thought that filled Vcrn ' s mind when he was a youngster in North Da- kota — the thought of greener pastures, of brighter lights. His life in the fertile valleys of California did not obliterate his desire to travel, and he spent many months knocking about the country on fruit trucks. When Vern settled down to a job in a grocery store, he found that his wanderlust was not a passing fancy ; it was a force that could not be denied. When Vern came to Annapolis, his roommate insisted on calling him " Goo- gle Boy " and went next door when Vern ' s fiddle began to whine. Elvie loves music, big cities, girls, and sun bathing. He visits the gym regularly to box or to grunt with the weights, and a passion for dancing sends him to every hop. He has tasted the salt of the sea and plans to fulfill his yearning to know the roll of a ship underfoot, the sting of a spray in his face, and the optimistic con- jectures of new ports beyond the hori- zon. Spanish Club 4, j, 2, i; Baseball Manager 3, 2; Battalion Boxing 4, i ; Boat Club 2, i. . Uu, i2 te? Denison, Texas To those of us who hail from East of the Mississippi, Dale is the incredible person from Texas who actually never rode a horse and doesn ' t hold Sam Houston first and foremost among our national heroes. He has done much to make us finally believe what we regret to admit is true — that, even in Texas, the days of Kit Carson arc at last only a memory. Van ' s quiet, unassuming, congenial spirit and his unnoticed application to the realm of academics have enabled him to make a success of his years here without encountering any of the usual problems — save one. His natural tend- ency toward vertical, rather than hori- zontal, motion has made a difficult task of learning the art of propelling himself through the water — according to the Henry Ortland standards. Long, de- termined and assiduous application has finally resulted in a greatly appreciated removal from the sub squad. M. LofTJij Boat Club 4; Sub Squad 4, j, 2. 205 Tucson, Ariz. Arizona, the state every grade school geography student knows for its cov - boys, counts Bill among her favorite sons. It must have been a happy eight- een years Bill spent there dodging cac- tus plants and preparing in other ways for the Naval Academy D. O. ' s. A few months of mad cramming at prep school were all that was necessary for him to pass the entrance examina- tions and begin the long climb to ad- miral. Without stopping in (he ascent as most of us will, he found that his good fortune Plebe Christmas was to meet " the only one " —now the " one and on- ly " ; and in Washington too! I ' lie climb has begun in earnest now, but Bill is his usual calm self, persevering as always, disputing nothing but his right to climb. A moderate smoker he is one of those rare delightful persons that the more addicted can trust to ha e the coxeted package of cigarettes to lend at the end of the month. Bill ' s genial nature com- bined with his understandable attitude will make him a shipmate worth ha iiig. Soccer 4; Choir 4,; , 2, i; Ijiiigu(i, !,t ' Club . . ■j; Battalion Soccer 4, j, 2: MathiiiKilics Club 4, J, -, r. . ( l ti c CCQaA nMrrv Oklahoma City, Okla. Dave was born at Fort Riley, Kansas, on Armistice Day — his father was an officer in the United States Army ; so Dave was born to be one of these " Army brats. " Dave ' s persistency is an out- standing characteristic of his nature, and it is just this that enables him to strive on toward his goal. His appre- ciation of the broader and more abund- ant life, as evidenced by his love for good poetry and literature, has not been suppressed by the demands of vigorous training for his profession. Dragging has by no means ever been a bore to him, but still the object of his interest has always remained with a mighty sweet girl from Oklahoma. Dave is the type of fellow who treats all with a cheer- ful attitude — which is quite contagious — his friends are many and his future career in the Navy will be made smooth by his natural facility to win the friend- ship and respect of all with whom he associates. DAVID BLAIR BENHAM Troutdale, Oreg. The pride of Multnomah, bade fare- well to his beloved Oregon, to his out- door life as a horseman and skier, in pursuit of attaining the realization of his boyhood fancy, that of a naval ca- reer in aviation. Ed may be classified amongst those illustrious individuals who proclaimed the phrase, " Pensacola or bust. " This has been his incentive and his presence at the Academy is the means to his end. He is energetic and gifted with the ability to perform any EDWIN O. JOHNSON task he sets out to do. On the surface he assimilates the serious and looking closely into his character we see a truly smooth personality, which weighs de- cision on the scales of good judgment. Ed is congenial and always ready for a laugh. His ability to recognize the charm in womanhood is uncanny. His life at the Academy has not found him academically weak. He has never let himself stumble into the pit-falls of per- functory routine to such an extent that he has lost his insight into the broader outlook. Ed indeed plays a winning game with life. THEODORE S. RODERICK, JR. . j( ( p e .i Warren, Ohio The fact that he comes from the steel mill town of Warren, Ohio — where he worked before he entered the Academy — probably accounts for Ted ' s prefer- ring the more confined quarters of Ban- croft Hall to the vast region of fresh air in the yard. This fact has resulted in much good natured argument and many compromises. Dragging, attending movies, reading popular magazines, and methodically absorbing every item in the Post, con- stitute his chief amusements. Constant- ly imposed upon to drag blind, he can- not refuse. Not that he likes to do it, but as an easy-going likable fellow, he can ' t turn down a friend in need. Some- times, coerced to go out for battalion sports, Ted just suns himself or doesn ' t practice at all — and then does remark- ably well on the meet day. Rod is a hard nut to crack as far as girls are concerned. His purpose in life is a bit hazy to him at present. He may be drifting, but he ' s doing a good job of it. Battalion Football 4, j, 2, i; Battalion Track 4, j. 206 c f 1 V JAMES BROWN JOHNSON, JR. ( CJ tr ' y f-t ' ei.- - Newport News, Va. John spent his early years in the fa- mous ship-building town of Newport News but did not heed the call to blue water until a siren of adventure lured him to the Naval Academy. And through the four long years John has been a good roommate — always ready to lend his all, from " two bucks till Tuesday " to his last tooth brush. He will gam ble at the drop of a hat — on anything from whether he can throw a butt through a two inch crack in the window with his left hand to whether it will rain tomorrow. In his youngster year John finally succumbed to the wiles of an Annapolis lass, which combina- tion seems to be on the definite side. John would have made a good man for the Qiiarterdcck Society as he is argu- mentive by nature, but whether his arguments are logical is a matter of some conjecture. He was a staunch " mat mauler " for the battalion wres- tling team, a singer with a bar-room voice, and a more than willing slave to Morpheus. Plehe Wrestling; Battalion Wrestling j, 2, i; Plebe Golf. ToiKDO, ( )llll) Among Hill ' s fondest memories an- the many canoe tri|)s he made in good old Michigan, and his year at (lasc. After that year of " Oase-hardening, " Bill found his academics here little more llian a diversion ; as a result he not only starred, standing one in lliat aca- demic bugaboo — mathematics, but also managed to lend a helping hand to our Lucky Bag. He was saved from becoming a mere mathematician because he was too much WILLIAM HOWARD ROWEN of a philosopher, and he was saved from becoming a mere jjhilosopher because he was too much of a mathematician. What he did succeed in becoming, how- ever, was a charming personality built around a lot of sclf-conlidence. There is nothing — good or bad — of which he doesn ' t believe himself capable. To date only four problems have suc- cessfully w ithstood the onslaught of his agile mind — insonuiia, absent-minded- ness, the sub-squad . . . and women. Boat Club 4, 3, 2, i; The Lucky Bac; 2, i; Foreign Language Club 4, j, i; The Trident 2, i. W ASillM, ION, 1 ). ( :. Smiling and calin hut unniisi;ik;ihly alert, John sat in the midst ol ;i grou|) o( arm-waving, shouting inidsliipuicn. riiiis it was when uc walked inlo the room. hen the loud voices died away from fatigue or lack of material, his clear voice advanced an opitiioii based on his keen intelligence and vivid imag- ination. The crowd was silent, lor it always re(|uired thinking belore they could begin again waving their arms and shouting after John had s])oken. Three falls lie spent on the football manager ' s staff, but first class year he was occupied with the coveted })f)st of Goat-keeper. Winter and spring found him either in the gyin playing handball and picking up bits of wrestling, boxing, and basketball or out in town gathering financial facts for liis latest inoney- m aking scheme. Rare is this man whose intellect denies his youth and whose strong personality denies his high intellect. High stand- ing without striving and friends for the choosing have been his unusual fortune. Football Manager 4,3, 2; Spanish Club 2, i; Plebe Sivirnming; Battalion Swimming 3; Goat Keeper. JOHN SWEENY a.- .i- ' 207 WILLIAM THOMAS HERRING ROBERT E. THOMAS, JR. LSixSSu ' ' 7 T ■ C.J uyKJuJ Rocky Mount, N. C. The first day of plebe summer Bill said, in a discussion of the pending months of academics, " When they call the roll four years from now, I ' ll be there. " They called that roll four years later and Bill did answer " Here. " Bill came to us from Clemson so mili- tary life has always been second nature to him, and from the day he took charge and presented the class of 194 1 to the Regiment until the day he answered " Here " he has been a leader with many friends in all classes. He is a good rebel and still claims that the South lost only because they had to return to plant an- other crop of cotton. His drawl is deep, and one need not guess what state calls him a son. His Southern blood becomes hot only when he boxes or carries the ball around the end, for boxing and football are his favorite sports, and he plays to win. We all hope he keeps on winning because he has the spirit to go far. At Large Have you ever seen a living example of a " will to win " ? — that ' s Tommy. Where it was acquired we don ' t know — Norfolk, Pensacola, or San Diego. Be- ing a navy junior, his homes have been many ; yet we do know that if spirit, ability, and enthusiasm foretell success, he will never fail — no matter what the game may be. Bob has the desire to execute all his tasks and duties to the nth degree of per- fection. We have found this true in both his academic life, where he never found the necessity of paying tribute to Tecumseh, and in his life at the Acad- emy and aboard ship. Never has he been satisfied to report an order carried out unless he could add " well done. " When Tommy hurled his first ball game for the plebes, the coach quickly realized there would be a vacancy for him on the varsity nine. Last year Bob was held back by a sore arm and a few bad breaks, and now early graduation has robbed him of an N star. M Stephenville, Texas Salt winds, gray hulls, sea blue — these were strange and new ; yet Bill was adaptable and he thrived, even away from the plains, mountains, horses, dogs, hunting, and sweat-on-leather smells of Texas. He thrived for his outstanding trait was the enjoyment of living and that has given him the spark of success. To him plebe year was exciting, both from the curriculum and extra-curricu- lar standpoint ; youngster year became not so much a grind as an interesting experience ; second and first class years were breezes. Bill is a splendid example of what good common sense can do. His friendliness is spontaneous for him, infectious for others. He radiates good fellowship, cheer, and hearty co- operation. Therefore his friends are many. Action, too, is one of his musts ; he is never inert. Swimming, basketball, football. Lacrosse, golf, tennis — all have claimed him. Yet through all the intricate passages and reverses of his Academy career, he has retained his frank sincerity and na- turalness ; he is still himself without veneer ; that is worthy of a man. Football 4, i; Boxing 4, 5; Tennis j; Club 4, 3, 2, I. WILLIAM CLAY, JR. Boat Football 4, i; Track 4, 3; Boxing 3, 2, i; Battalion Football; Battalion Track. Baseball 4, 3, 2, JVA; Press Detail 2, i. 208 Jacksonvii.i.k, Fi.a. A tall thin man from the South, ol ' Hoke luiils from sunny Florida. He never looks up to anyone because his hciajht puts him head and shoulders above us all. Outside of crew his talents do not tend toward athletics, so his en- ergy is diverted into channels both social and intellectual. A real Southern (ien- tl eman, Hoke ' s charming manner springs from a heritage of English an- cestry and a varied youth spent beneath the palms of Cuba and Florida and cli- maxed by a final polish acquired at Marion Military Institute. He can speak with authority on any subject, having worked in many capacities dur- ing his vacations. As an authority, Ol ' Hoke holds supreme in two fields ; wom- en and social events. We all know that in years to come his pleasant and charming manners will win him many fast friends in the Navy. Be- hind his pleasing exterior and person- ality stands a firm redoubt of profes- sional skill and an inimitable ability to organize. Chairman Farewell Ball; Crew 4, j; Cross Country 4; Hop Commiltee 4, j, 2, i ; Boat Club 3, 2, I. HOKE MORRISH SISK % LEWIS EDWARD LARSON, JR. Kenosha, Wis. " Lew " is a serious person who ac- complishes things in a quiet, unosten- sible, but thoroughly efficient manner. His seriousness makes his not too infre- quent bursts of humor all the more en- joyable. An all around man " Lew " has been successfully an athlete, and a schol- ar. Having been of invaluable aid to the Battalion football team he then lent a hand to the B squad lacrosse team. Somewhat of a savior, " Lew " is al- ways willing to lend a hand to those in trouble. Having a pleasant word for all he has made innumerable friends both within the academy and on the " out- side. " Having once decided to become an officer, and being already a gentle- man, he put everything else aside and made a success of it. Never a perfect person, he has however, kept out of all serious trouble and has made an excel- lent record at the Naval Academy. From the start he has made, and from what we know of " Swede, " we are sure he will be a good officer, a grand ship- mate, and a friend worth having. Battalion Football 4, j, 2; Battalion La- crosse 4; Varsity Lacrosse j, 2, " A; Glee Club 4; Boat Club j, 2. CHARLES D. FONVIELLE, JR. ; ! -nyi i c. £ a Oklahoma Crrv, Okla. Out of the dry country where water is only a drink came this man with as- pirations for a career on the deep. A year ' s work down at Marion, Alabama, was necessary to lower the academic bars, and since then plenty of work has been needed to remain on the right side of the wall — mathematics proved to be the big trouble in this particular case. Appreciative of the charms of the young ladies, but seldom dragging, he was an avid hop-goer. Of sports only Lacrosse aroused any interest, and between sea- sons his idea of exercise was a fast game of billiards. Though not a " flag-waver, " Chuck knew why he was coming to the Academy and all the niceties o! " the years here — youngster year, P-Works, and can cruises could not co er his orig- inal ambition — to graduate and some- day have his own command. First Class cruise brought the first real introduc- tion to an officer ' s work at sea and con- firmed Chuck ' s original opinion that in the Navy he had fbund the life and pro- fession he wanted. Lacrosse 4, 7, 2. 209 MAURICE FRANKLIN WEISNER ' c - k»».air ■ k A Knoxville, Tenn. Mick is a Tennessean through and through : he has lived the greatest part of his life in Knoxville. While he was still called Maurice, his interests turned from the three " r ' s " to parades, uniforms, and guns. During high school he had four years in the R. O. T. C. He was a student for two years at the University of Tennessee in their Civil Engineering school. There too, he found much time for military, and decided to make a career of it. Then he chose Annapolis over West Point. His slap on the back and sharp voice are familiar to most of us. He adapts himself well to any situation and makes the best of it ; but he is not without moods. None can be happier, but none can be more gloomy. Of course he has changed some since we have known him ; he is a little older, a little harder, and a little wiser. Nev- ertheless, he is a fine gentleman with enough of the deep South in him to be diplomatic. Mickey will do well any- where. ROBERT FRANK SEARLE {J? 7 iiaut WiNTHROP, Mass. Butch hails from Winthrop, Massa- chusetts, and seems to be proud of being a " damned Yankee. " His boyhood was marked by his many outdoor activities, hunting and fishing being his favorites. In high school Bob was a star man in academics as well as in track and foot- ball. He was always well liked and his class selected him as the student most likely to succeed. Butch prepared for the academy and had little difficulty entering. Plebe year " Dago " was a nightmare for him but after cross- ing that river academics have never been of any particular difficulty to him. " Grappling " always appealed to him so Plebe year he decided to take a fling at it and being a " power house " he rapidly developed into a first rate Varsity wres- tler. In addition Butch is always ready for a game of squash or tennis. We find him a little stubborn and reserved like most New Englanders, but once his shell is cracked one finds him an excel- lent companion and a true friend. Miami, Okla. For two long years Harry spent his time in Oklahoma A. M. learning how to become a chemical engineer — then he decided on the easy way, and truly it has been an easy way for him because studies are right up his alley. Back home in Oklahoma " Simp " was quite the man, although he moved about considerably he had ample time to de- velop his many talents. His inclination toward music became evident but didn ' t last long. Athletics have never played HARRY MILTON SIMPSON a very important part in Simp ' s life, but he did play basketball in high school al- though he was a trifle small. Even though he has grown a bit since, there still seems to be too much of that good slow Southern blood in him for too ac- tive a life, but no one gets more enjoy- ment out of a good game of touch than Simp. His happy-go-lucky nature, his slow soft voice, and his eternal readiness for any sort of entertainment make him a tireless companion and a good ship- mate. Boat Club 4, j, 2, i; Company Representa- tive J, 2; Track 4; Battalion Football 4; Battalion Boxing j. Wrestling 4, j, 2, i ; Boat Club 4, j, 2, i; Company Pistol j. 210 f mMj M ' - ' x ,.. . Ml. Carmki., Ii.i,. Any time tlic fellows wanted a good laugh, they gathered around Wink to listen to his adventurous tales. In high school, Wink ' s versatility easily made him a leader in sports, dramatics, school publications and organizations as well as academics. Technically inclined, he turned to matriculation at the University of Illi- nois in Mechanical Engineering. His determination bore fruits in making his first year at college a success in all rc- WENDELL FRANCIS GRUBBS spects. Wink always aspired to enter the medical profession, but at college he diverted his thoughts toward the Naval Academy. So the sick were deserted for the Blue and Gold, and central Illinois went to sea. At the Academy, Vink has led a rich and enjoyable life. Although he was no savoir, lie was ne er troubled by academic worries. He will be remem- bered by all who knew him for his cheer- ful altitude and healthy outlook on life. His congenial manner and ability to get along with men vill mark him as a man to be recognized in any walk of life. Boat Coub ' j, 2, i: Radio Club 4, 7, 2, i; Company Pistols; Black N . Gami ' iu 1 1 , . . ' . Heritage gave Andy inclinations to- ward both music and engineering. I ' .ar- ly he began nine years of training on the piano, violin and the baritone horn, the results of which he began to reaj) in high school as a leader in both the or- chestra and band. Engineering abil- ities also marked his high school career. Bucknell University gained a good fraternity man in I93(), and the year had not progressed far until Andy was pledge president at Sigma Chi. Besides a leader in music, Bucknell found him to be a wrestler and trackman of no little abil- ity. From the Academy he will be remem- bered for his wrestling, for that com- mand of a second class summer com- pany, and for that natural friendliness that precipitated a crowded room of smiling classmates every night after din- ner. That likableness, coupled with ability and a seriousness expressed when he occasionally adapts a sincere tone to talk of coveted ambitions mark him as one who will stand out. And Andy will ! Boat Club; Wrestling 4, 3, 2, i; Track 4. HERBERT HENRY ANDERSON Will I rn-.K, ( i II . . litlle man with a big grin is the Ivlitor o( ihc i, (:K ■ P) (;. S;m(l is |)i()l)al)l one oi the bcst-liiiinoicd men you cduld lind, always ready lo lend a sympathetic ear lo aiuonc ' s iionhles or to help plan some wild sclieme. 1 he only lime the smile anislies is when he gets out on the mal lo lead the wrestling team to another win ; foi-, allhougli a sandblower, he ' s seldom on the bottf)rn. Ecpiallyat home in Dahlgreii Hall, Salty manages to make most of the hops along with the rest of the Snakes. Back in his room his fa c)iite (li -ersion is leading a bull session about anything from the glories of his native California to the feasibility of seizing the " X ' amarie " and starting a colony in Tahiti. As far as ability along the academic line is con- cerned, he has little trouble, as is shown by the fact that the class elected him to put out the LrcKY B (;. It ' s a job well done, Sandy, and the class owes you a lot ol thanks. Wrestling Captain: Plebe Crew: Make-l ' f) Gang; Editor in Chief LiCRV Bac;. JOHN EEWIS LAXDRETH 21 1 c Charleston, W. Va. Capable is the word for Bart. No situation that arises can best him, and he faces each with a rare amount of con- fidence and self-assurance. J. V. ' s record is an enviable one. While doing art work for both the Log and Lucky Bag, make-up for the Mas- queraders, and working for the Musical Club Shows, he has at the same time found opportunity for an invention of his own that promises to be quite an asset to the photographic world. Nor have his studies suffered either, for not only once or twice have stars decorated the collar of his full dress, but every year. You ' ve seen Bart ' s friendly smile at every hop — not even the cherished in- vention could keep him away. The Construction Corps is Bart ' s goal, and he seems to have all the qualifica- tions. He ' s never had to blow his own horn — not that he wouldn ' t if neces- sary — for Jim ' s work will always stand on merit alone. St. Louis, Mo. A big, robust ex-seaman with fiery red hair and face, fleecy white eyebrows, and an increasing waistline, is " Ossy " Dreyer of St. Louis, Missouri. When in a good humor he is particularly con- genial ; when in a temper he is particu- larly violent. Red ' s great store of energy and his na- tural bent for the water focused his ath- letic activities on sailing. Again, in characteristic style, he does not always hold the windward side, but is consci- entious, feeling that surely the wind will some day blow his way. He is truthful and sincere, but those are inherent ele- ments in his character. Ostensibly he is perhaps a doubter. However, taking into account his steady going way, it is safe to conclude that he believes more than he would make known. Although his temper is quick. Red has deservingly made multitudes of friends, who have come to realize that his small faults are easily overlooked beside his friendly, cheerful congeniality. Charleston, W. Va. Leaving somewhat reluctantly the carefree days of college life at Tulsa University, Tom spent the first two years at the Academy convincing him- self that he had gained as much as he had lost. His easy-going, unassuming manner made him very congenial but inconspicuous ; the easy-going trait even invaded his academic pursuits and cul- tivated in him the habit of warily in- specting the weekly list of unsats. Often among those whose Christmas leave is a speculation rather than a certainty, " T " nevertheless possesses an uncanny ability to buckle down at moments when his liberty is threatened and invariably produce the necessary marks. On the more accomplished side Tom- my is a musician, intrinsically by his appreciation and recognition of good music ; outwardly when coaxed — by his somewhat rusty, but nevertheless melo- dious renditions on the flute. His taste for civilian clothes, his polished manner, and his eye for the really attractive girls makes him a true connoisseur. Trident 4,3; Lucky Bag ; Log 4, 3, 2, i; Make- Up Gang 4,3, 2; Art Club 2, 2, i; Boat Club 4, 3, 2, I. Boat Club 4, 3, 2, i; Newman Club 4, 3, 2, I, Secretary ' 40; Sailing 2, i ; Make-Up Gang 2. Boat Club; Hop Committee; Make- Up Gang. JAMES VINCENT BARTLETT OSCAR FRANK DREYER THOMAS BENNETT MECHLING 212 FRANK JAMES BITTERMAN ROBERT ELMER TUGEND JOSEPH T. MATER I Detroit, Mich. Big is the word for Bitterman — big across the shoulders, big through th e waist, and conlidcntially, sometimes just a little thick between the ears ... for with all the zeal of a Galahad in search of the Holy Grail, Frankie has consist- ently led his class in the race for anchor position. And even though his strength has never been the strength of ten, as his years on the weak squad will testify, any one of his many friends will tell you that his heart is pure, and big, too. There were two highlights in Frank- ie ' s life before he came to the Academy. One was the year that his hometown ball club, the Detroit Tigers, won the World Series, and the other the year that he joined the Navy. Life is a song to Frankie. His strong tenor can be heard ringing through the corridors of Bancroft Hall in loud and joyous refrain. And we feel sure that just as he sang his way through the A cademy, so will he continue to sing his way through life. Buffalo, N. Yy Bob has long been a member of that strange and motley crew who would go " down to the sea for pleasure — and down to hell for pastime. " He began sailing on the lakes when he was a kid in Buffalo and he ' s been at it ever since. For a time his ambition was focused on becoming a civil engineer, but after all, a " civil " engineer is only a " gentle- manly " engineer — and a " gentleman " engineer is a naval officer ... so that ' s how he wound up at Annapolis. There ' s something about the handling of a sheet in a strong wind that gi es a man an air of quiet competence, and as we ' ve watched Bob as engineer or skipper of a ketch, we ' ve always felt that lie knew exactly what he was doing. According to Bob, there isn ' t much in life that the sea hasn ' t got . . . and we ' re not so sure that we don ' t agree with him. Bob ' s love of the sea will be an aid to make him an olliccr worthy of any j)osition in the service. Aberdeen, S. Dak. From a library of wonderous fairy tales and the more realistic background of gatherings at the village smithy, Joe went off to school intending to become a writer and a psychologist. These worthy ambitions, however, ceased to appear as prospective professions when he was lured into the Academy by the adventures of a naval career. Adventures or libraries, he is still a writer of exceptional ability, as a pair of binoculars and an elegant wrist watch prove. He writes with an artist ' s intui- tion and a psychologist ' s science. Joe has a habit of doing superbly well what- ever captures his fancy. Back ol " the village smithy he was the champion horseshoe pitcher. Xow he plays chess and bridge so well that he almost in- variably wins. I ' niess I " have missed the ])oint com- pletelv ' as Joe might coni[)lain, the South Dakota prodigy is a rai ' c combi- nation of a forceful mind and a charm- ing personalit) ' w hose subtle humor and clever conversation are unforgelable pleasures to us all. V.opy Kdilor Lickv B. (; : 11 ' l A nh ) ' - icaii Lcnioii Audit II KIIM.M ' Glee Club 2, i; Musical Club Shoic 2, i. Football ,j, 2; Track 4: Boat Club j, 2, i. 213 Short Story Contest ' j: Tuini- i ' : 1 .1 n, Chicago, III The Duke of Chicago rides again! His knees bent, his arms waving madly, and his black eyes dancing. His power- ful expressive voice bellows melodra- matic nonsense punctuated by sighs, sniffs, growls, and more sniffs. He hides his real self by amusing others. A born actor, the Duke with a mus- tache and a cigar makes a perfect Grou- cho Marx. With a towel he is a past master of Gypsy Rose Lee ' s art. Noth- ing seems sacred when Einstein gets the burlesque urge. Einstein ' s personality is intricate and unique as his namesake ' s mathematics. His intense civic pride clearly indicates that Athens in her Golden Age should have had stockyards. Quotations from Aristotle and Plato are second in im- portance only to the morning comic strip. His oratory at the Quarterdeck Society, his love of military order, and his high standard of honor combine with his amusing personality to make him a classmate well liked and respected. Quarterdeck 4., 2, 2, i; Football Manager 4, j; Mathematics Club 2, i; Foreign Lan- guage Club, 4, 3, 2, I. SEYMOUR EINSTEIN Harrisburg, Pa. " Honey Boy, " the pride of Harris- burg ; women have filled his life and it is not the least bit unusual. But dur- ing one Youngster Cruise he met a Nor- folk Blonde, who crowded all the rest off the map. She made a rather unevent- ful life worth living. Everyday at least one letter came from her, and every day Clarence ' s face would light up. His Mom and Dad are looking for great big things from him. They saw him through high school, prep school, CLARENCE R. DELLER, JR. an unfortunate plebe year spent in the hospital, a turnback, two youngster cruis- es, and a tough academic schedule. Now he is stepping out with that wide strip of gold on his sleeve and they feel amply rewarded. Those stripes will multiply, if we know our " Honey Boy " right. Their " Honey Boy " and our " Honey Boy " is the practical down-to-earth type. He can argue, be mean — or can agree and be nice ; adding up to a regu- lar guy. Informal boxing, football, base- ball, and dancing are his sports. The cute little blonde from Norfolk is his life. Log 3. JOSEPH EMIL HOKR Kanopolis, Kans From Kansas, in the heart of the mid- dle west, comes this dark haired smiling lad, born and raised in a typical, small midwestern town. Not entirely oblivi- ous to the opportunities offered by the Navy, Emil had a clear conception of what he wanted ; an appointment to the Naval Academy, and after two years with the fleet his ambitions were crowned with success. Studies have presented litde difficulty. Bull themes being his pet aversion. What Emil lacks in height is made up in vitality. His favorite recreation is dancing, and seldom has he willingly missed a hop. He is an unredeemable addict of swing and jazz music and is much inclined to be a jitterbug. Life in the Navy will never present many difficulties for Emil. He definitely likes the Navy, and his cheerful and op- timistic outlook on life will always be a priceless asset. He believes in himself and has confidence in his own abilities. His open frankness, willing cooperation, and easy-going disposition has made him an ideal roommate and shipmate. Track Manager 4, j, 2, i; Property Gang 4, 3 , I ' 214 MALCOLM EDWARD WOLFE £ Jr. Arkansas Pass, Texas The citizenry of Arkansas Pass, Texas, down on the Gulf, looks upon Malcolm with esteem ; and rightly so, too, for he is endowed with the qualities needed for success. He is diligent in work and study and active in undertaking and complet- ing any task ; he is soft-spoken, gentle mannered, modest and quite amicable. Malcolm began his naval career at an early age. He liked the sea and the Navy and decided to direct his course toward the Naval Academy. He joined the fleet and, after much study, gained entrance to the Naval Academy Pre- paratory Class. Now after reaching the goal of graduation his next goal is Pen- sacola and if past performance is any indication he will reach it without much difficulty. Although a bit dubious at times M. E. finally ends his thoughts with an opti- mistic outlook on life. Not being an athlete " our boy " turned to extra curricular activities to keep from getting burned by a radiator. His mod- esty led him behind the stage into the " prop gang. " Here Malcolm proved his worthiness by becoming their leader. Properly Gang 4, j, 2, Property Manager i; Radio Club 4, 3, 2, i; Battalion Football 4. WAsiiiN(;r()N, D. C. Chan is a native ofWashington, 1). (;., where he (irst distinguislicd himself as a Boy Scout and later as an honor high school student. His summers were spent in New England as an active camper, mountain climber, and country gentle- man. After prep school C. C. entered the Academy with the first group of candidates in the class of 1941. Since then Chan has stayed among the best of the class in academics, and, in spite of his stars, in popularity also. CLARENCIE CHANDLER WRIGHT Rowing, tennis, and sailing have en- gaged his attention in sports, and he has been activ e in German, Mandolin, and Boat clubs. Chan ' s outstanding characteristic is his quick wittedness. His intellectual curiosity is notable. C. C. will not ac- cept any doubtful statement without checking it up in a dictionary, and if he reads about some strange port he looks it up immediately in an atlas. Chan ' s amiable disposition and re- liable cliaracter will make him a wel- come addition anvwhere. Boat ( ' Itibj, 2, I ; Mandolin (Huh 4,3, 2, i , Language Club 4, 3, 2, 1. ( :. ii!Kn) ;i;, .Mass. Mthougli he was bom in ( i.ilili)! iiia, J. r. soon iiKAcd |-;,ast to Canii)! idgc, -Massac liusclts. ' I ' lic . a was in his blood, and after a year at llaivard, he joined I ' liclc Sam ' s select giou]) at . n- napolis, lea ing that (cilain liar ard accent for his twin brother. fortu- nately, his former school seems lo ha e liad no ill effects on him. Blond, easy-going, J. T. didiTt set the world on fire. Sailing was his fiuorite diversion and his favorite sport. Xhicli spare time was spent with his camera and photography, (ilee-clubbing also claiiued his interest, and he partici|)ated in numerous musical productions. He was another of the lucky ones who were not bothered with girls, as he let them more or less alone. While not quite a star man, J. T. was far from being a bucket. " tree " now and then just lent spice to life. Maybe J. T. won ' t get his flag over- night, but if plugging, persistent effort combined with a sincere lo e of the Service means anything, why — someday he ' ll get eight side boys and four ruffles. Glee Club 4, 3, 2, i ; Musical Club Shows 4, 3, 2, I ; Battalion Soccer 4, 3; Boat Club 3, - ' , I- JONATHAN TRUMBULL HL E i 21S THOMAS FRANCIS MALONE yAoAO 7fr (dly) Madison, Nebr. There is something about those smil- ing Irish eyes that one can ' t exactly de- scribe. It is quite hard to conceive any- one so taciturnly smooth and good na- tured, so even tempered and likable. " Spud " never has a dull moment for he possesses originality and tact to enter- tain himself and acquire an air of self reliance. No one has more faith in himself than " Spud, " for " Spud " is al- ways right. Reading good books is his best hobby, while munching some of that good Nebraska chow of which he has a never ceasing supply. " There is nothing like good Irish chow, " " Spud " says, " the way they make it in Nebras- ka. " And so with an Irish cookie in one hand and the Irish or Nebraska flag in the other he raves madly on. The strong silent type are usually " Red Mikes " but not " Spud " ; for hardly ever is he stagging in at Dahlgren. " Spud " has all the requisites for getting along, in any group or crowd, and some day we ' re going to see him on top. MARVIN FLOYD LOETTERLE € a Deshler, Nebr. We cannot but wonder what goes on beneath that quiet exterior that " Butch " displays for us so much of the time. That serene German countenance hides a number of sharp contrasts. To quote his favorite axiom, " A man must be completely relaxed in order to think properly. " That describes " Butch. " Of course, it must be known that " Butch " believes that the only place to find this relaxation is in a good bunk drill. How- ever, he is as much at home in the gym — either exercising with weights, or box- ing. Just as he enjoys thinking, and the art of bunk drill, he likes to build his body and increase the bulging biceps. With all of this is a very good nature, and a quiet humor. " Butch " must cer- tainly be classed as one of that group who get ahead in this world through their own ceaseless efforts, arriving at the goal, whether it be connected with flying in the Navy or raising chickens in the Cornhusker State, not in one short jump, but in a steady pull. Berkeley, Calif. If little bombshells of efficiency start popping around you it is probably Gra- ham busying himself in one way or an- other. The wiry little crew coxwain is extremely industrious. His flighty ac- tivity and restless haste prove quite dis- concerting to most of us. The Navy is indeed fortunate in hav- ing Lee a midshipman because at vari- ous times before his appointment he seriously considered becoming Astron- omer, Chemist, Archeologist, and Phys- icist to mention just a few ambitions. It was probably during his two years at the University of California that Lee contemplated these dreams of the future that were destined to remain dreams. His attachment to U. of C. remains so strong to this day that parades are spoiled for him when the band recklessly plays Stanford ' s old battle song : " Come join the Band. " The Naval Academy has taken a firm hold of Lee ' s affections for years to come. Memories and fast friendships formed here will not soon be forgotten. Yes, Lee is a remarkable person. Crew 4, 3, 2, i; Lucky Bag i . HAROLD LEE GRAHAM, JR. Boat Club 2, i; Battalion Wrestling 4, j, 2. Football 4, 5; Boxing j, 2, i. 216 St. John, Kans. W ' licii moil ' colorful antl dcsi ripti c (if soincwhiit lurid) epithets aic in- vented, Naglc will invent them. De- spite all his cfibrts, Paul ' s gleaming dome gives mute and striking evidence of the able brain and (piick wit behind it. Perhaps some reason for his expres- siveness may be found in the life he led before entering the Academy. After at- tending St. John High School in that very, very dry state of Kansas, he spent some time at prep school in New York. Rumor has it that the roof and walls of Marian Institute in Alabama are still shaking from the effects of his year there. The Naval Academy next received Paul ' s attention, and, as many of us can testify, he has certainly livened its aus- terity. An " in-and-outer " as athletics go (he ' s either just " in " or just " out " of his bunk) he has managed to develop no mean ability in handball. Paul as- pires to the Marine Corps after grad- uation — Leathernecks, look out! Company Pistol 5; Plebe Lacrosse; Ballalion Lacrosse j; Christmas Card Committee. PAUL NAGLE GRAY RANDALL THOMAS BOYD, JR. Weymoi ' tii, Mass. From up staid old Boston way via Weymouth High School and Randle ' s Prep School came Randall Boyd to grace the portals of Bancroft Hall and to bless his roommates with an enter- taining and prohtable companionship. Fundamental to - the - point ideas and opinions, well couched in Randall ' s own vivid, glowing, living language, accom- panied by appropriate gestures seldom fail to have full effect on his listeners. Except for extending himself suffici- ently to qualify as an expert with the pistol, Randall ' s only athletic activity was confmed to turning records. Randall is the " boy who cried wolf " with respect to comments on academic work including examinations. As a re- sult of this trait of self-depreciation, all those who might come into contact with Randall will have to apply the " Boyd " constant in order to arrive at a true es- timate of his capacities and abilities. CHARLES EARL NELSON Ci bJoLA £.. XQy . v MfNciE, Ixn. Although Charhe hails from " The Typical Midwestern City " Muncic, Indiana — he soon proved to us that there was little typical or ordinary about his character. First, being a cornet player of unusual ability, he soon be- came a member of the NA-io, finally becoming first trumpet. And already during plcbe year he was playing var- sity soccer and basketball. During the hrst year or two he found little interest in women, but he sur- rendered his claim to the cherished title of " Red Mike, " retaining only a few re- bellious sentiments — like his favorite ex- pression concerning insurance ... " I intend to take out only enough insur- ance to defray ])urial e ])enses and to buy my widow a washing machine. " An integral ])art of Charlie ' s person- ality is his excellent taste for the I)esi in music and literature a taste which is relletted iioth in his proficienc) w itii the cornet and in his cultured speech. Soarr . . 7, - . i, X : lUishclhall . . ;. - ' . Gym - , 7, 2: Company Pistol ' j, . . ' ; Battalion N: . A-i( . . ;, ' , _ ' , .■ Chui) . . ;;. - ' . Gym J. Musical Clnh Shnic 4, j, _•, . 217 FRANCIS EUGENE SOMERS WiNFIELD, KaNS. Our " Gene " began as a delivery boy, dramatist, debater, and with dreams of wearing the robes of Chief Justice. But Gene ' s future was, in reahty, undecided until he heard of Uncle Sam ' s School for Boys. To meet its requirements, he entered a Junior College, and in a short time was Annapolis bound. By the end of plebe summer he was well indoctri- nated with the purpose of the Naval Academy, and he determined to stick it out. Cheerful, industrious, always ready for work or play, he has been an asset as a " wife, " and will be one as an offi- cer. The majority of his weekends are spent dragging and after that long, gruelling, victorious battle with the Academic Departments, Gene could be found in the gym taking a heavy work- out, preparing for the " return match " the following day. But weekends and weekdays have passed into years, and those years have brought to Francis that most valuable of possessions : friends. Soon these friends will become shipmates. JOSEPH FRANK ZAWACKI Bradford, Pa. " Zed ' s " first job was with the " Brad- ford Era " delivering the home town paper. His ambitions to enter the Na- val Academy began " way back there " and, because of his easy going ways, there were many who doubted that our newsboy would make the grade. He did make the grade, however, and it was all on his own. He stayed out of school a week to " bone " for the en- trance exams and that is all there was to it. The girls did not mean a thing to Joe when he was in high school, and even at the Academy he was the red- dest of Red Mikes. In fact you could count on your thumb the number of times he dragged Youngster year and approximately an equal number of times second class year. When we look back on " Birddog ' s " years at the Academy, we won ' t see him on the athletic field, laboring on a part in the Masqueraders, or working on the Log, but we will see him filling his bunk just where he spent most of his leisure time. LuFKiN, Texas Lufkin contributed Joe Clark to the Navy but Houston and Florida also claim him. Leaving behind many mem- ories of carefree days and a fine aca- demic record at Steven F. Austin State Teachers College, J. C. entrained for Annapolis. Probably his strongest idiosyncracy is loyalty, for even after three years he can, with a World Almanac in one hand and a wealth of memorized knowledge JOSEPH CLARK SPITLER in his head, harangue for study hours on end about the merits of the Lone Star State. As to sports, he has never made the varsity but every afternoon you ' ll find him boxing in the gym or out on the field for a game of touch. His chief sport used to be one of touch and go with the academic department, but aft- er plebe and youngster math were dis- posed of it was a one sided contest, for where common sense and a practical mind are needed, J. C. always comes out ahead. Trident 3, 2 ; Boat Club 4, 5, 2, i; Recep- tion Committee 2, i; Battalion Rifle and Pistol 4,3,2- Battalion Track 4, j. Trident ; Plebe Cross Countrj. 218 (A6Upc ,j UJcAX. Balboa, CIanai. Zone On a cold w ntcr day in Fi-hruaiy, 191 8, Raymond X ' inccnt Wclcli dis- covered America in a small town in up- state New York. For some, that was the most important discovery since 1492. Just as Clolumbus has been claimed by various cities and countries, Ray had been claimed by many places, people, and institutions. Geographically, Pan- ama has the strongest claim on Ray, though California and New York have RAYMOND V. WELCH legitimate claims too. Those tales he has told of life in a sail boat around Panama made that place most interest- ing. It was on a hot summer day in June, 1937, that Ray joined us. Since then many people and activities have claimed him. The wrestling loft has claimed much time. As a result of that, the hospital claimed him for several weeks. We have often wondered if it was his trick elbow or the nurses. Alter all these claims we ask — " To whom does Ray belong? " That question was an- swered on that hot day in 1937. Plehe Track 4; Reception Committee 2, i; Boat Club J, 2, I. A Hoi, I. IS, N. C. The Withrows have lived in llollis, North Carolina for eight generations on a plantation granted way back in tiic iBth century. There Bill, the second youngest of four boys, has lived most of his life except for two years at Wake Forest College and the time s])eiu at the Naval Academy. His main ambition is to have as few worries as possible. He works and plays hard, but worries about neither them nor for the future. Sports are BilFs main hobby. It is a Withrow tradition to play baseball. He earned his letters in this and in basket- ball while in high school and college and has continued playing here. Being cap- tain of the sub-squad was only a minor part of his sports program. He is also nearly an authority on the players and history of well known and not well known athletic teams of the United States and especially those of the South. W e like Bill for his friendliness, cheer- fulness, even temper — and simj)ly be- cause he is a grand fellow fedw. Baseball 4, j, 2; Battalion Basketball 4, 5, 2, I ; Sub Squad 4, j, 2. WILLIAM HARRILL WITHROW Si . ( ' ii Aui.is, . I(j. The snow sKiiins cxix-ricnc cd duiing a year at Iowa Stale l ' ni (rsilv must lia c made (|uitc an iiiipicssion on Jojin, lor siiK (• lie Icii there for th ' . ( adcmv, he has been constantly dasiiiiig about in a denser storm. Fortunatciv he is built for speed instead ol coiuroi t and usually manages to arrive at ioiinations with two and two-fifths seconds to spare. He even claims that it was not his fault that he missed the boat train from Paris to Le Havre and had to charter a taxi to catch his shij). . brief career as a life guard ga c liiiu the ability at swimming that has won him several cu|)s and also the tradi- tional lifeguarcrs a])peal to women. As a result, his time has been divided between swimming and corresponding with an ama .ing inimber of beautiful girls — none of whom is as yet considered the O. A. O. We wish John continued success in his aiuiual struggle with the meilical department for the coveted " ' 20-20 " ' — so that we will not lose a valued friend and shipmate. Swimming ' leam; Battalion hack: Boat Club; Stamp Club: Vaicl Raciuo. JOHN BAPTISTE FHRO 219 Cleveland; Miss. Willie ' s high school days were filled with football and debating, not to men- tion cotton farming on the side. But in spite of being born and reared on a cotton farm, curiosity plus that old call of the sea, led Willie eastward. After graduating from a junior college, where he continued his football and debating — but not his cotton farming — Willie entered the Naval Academy. As a plebe, Willie decided to try his hand at crew, which limited his foot- ball to playing on the battalion team (which, incidentally, won the regimental championship that year). Academics interfered a little with crew youngster year, but second class year also found Willie on the Christmas Card Commit- tee, which selects the regimental Christ- mas card. It didn ' t take Willie long to catch on to the system and second class summer saw him in command of a company. Always loud in his praises of the South and particularly of the Magnolia State, Willie is a firm believer in the Southern way of life. Anniston, Ala. Six feet two . . . eyes of blue . . . likes to take life easy as they do . . . way down South. . . . Work? . . . would rather be on the end of an oar, helping pull the shell along the Severn, than anything else . . . Trouble? . . . just sit back and watch life glide along its even way . . . Energy? . . . millions of ergs when the Varsity boat is being hard pressed, but otherwise not one erg wasted. . . . It ' s a rare thing that disturbs Joe ' s equilibrium ... a long-awaited letter from a beautiful girl back in Alabama has been known to elicit joyous and at times vociferous remarks. And at times a great uproar has been heard coming from his room — upon investigation we find Joe orating upon one of his favorite topics — the strategy of Lee and the high spots of the Civil War (for the benefit of some poor dumb Yankee). His third outlet for pent up energy — Georgia fish- ing. Though definitely not a member of the radiator squad, Joe firmly believes in some of its training rules. After all, who doesn ' t? Little Rock, Ark After leaving high school when track and basketball occupied his leisure hours, Pablo decided the hUls of Mis- souri were rather tame, and looked around for something interesting. He found it — this Navy in which nobody can deny there is seldom a dull moment. After that rugged year at NAPC, Pablo found plebe year fruit, and spent his afternoons in a shell on the Severn. Youngster math slowed him up a little, but second class year found Charley Paul pulling a good oar in the JV boat. Some people say crew is too much work, but Pablo thinks it ' s worth it — especi- ally when a trip to LaGuaira on a Grace Liner is thrown in on the side. Girls? After dragging one to the Ring Dance, N Dance, and Poughkeepsie, Pablo is convinced that a certain air line really knows how to pick hostesses. A slow, easy-going manner with a constant mental alertness to the funda- mentals, a ready ability in relating sea stories, and that eflfervescent love of crew have vividly stamped Pablo in our memories. Battalion Football 4, 2; Crew 4, 2, i; Christ- mas Card Committee 2, i; Company Pistol 3. Crew 4, J, 2; Battalion Football 4 . Crew 4, 2, N. FLOYD CUMMINGS JOSEPH CALHOUN WHEELER,JR. CHARLES PAUL CONREY . . iT ' ..gMMB-T • . WK - . 220 .. EUGENE LEE BUSH ¥ HOWARD R. SCIHOENBAUM JOHN WHJiUR BEA ' ITY {£l . -t C ( c M Jmi iCt %Jc - 4 iCUf Seattle, Wash. Here is the " easy come, easy go " type we all admire, but which few of us ever become without suffering the pains of bilging out. Gene manages this very well. Gene is one of the oldest fellows in the class and he has seen a great deal of activity in his life. He was the type of child genius you hear about, reading the entire encyclopedia set and every other book coming within his grasp at the tender age of nine. He finished high school at fifteen, led the life of a college boy for a year and a half, and then following his brother ' s footsteps, joined the Navy to enter the Academy. His three years experience as a " gob " plus his life in the Academy have made him an authority on service topics, and he ' ll surely make an " on the ball " offi- cer. Gene has reasons to be glad the class is graduating early for he is one of the eighty in the class who ' ve already given their hearts away along with their mini- atures. Htntington, W. Va. If we could have trekked across the hills of West Virginia some half a dozen years ago, we ' d have found one of the state ' s best high school athletes playing All-State football, good basketball, and pitching a bang-up game of baseball as well. Since he began his Academy life, though, a chronic knee injury has forced him to give up all his sports except base- ball, which is and always has been his big love. Even his love for beautiful women, which he ' ll never admit is all in any one direction, can not exceed his devotion to the game. The biggest thing about " Schnozz " is his effervescent personality. We can ' t remember more than once that anyone ever had him stopped without a last word for him to put in, and it ' s a known fact you can ' t beat old " Schnozz " in an argument. Despite his loquacity, modesty is a real virtue with him, and he has won himself more than his share of friends. Howard ' s presence has been a bright spot in the Academy life of our class. Q W. Washixc jtox, D. C:. Some bright day Jake will have his long-dreamcd-of sailboat and will spend his days lazily touring the South Seas. But seeing no immediate prospect of realizing his dream, Jake decided to go to sea in any possible way, and thus the Navy gained a real salt. He is the perpetually bronzed, rug- ged, athletic sort who is liked by both sexes. His shy grin has made many hearts flutter, and although he cannot be called a Snake, he seems to enjoy being the cause of the faster pulsc-I)eats. At present it looks as though he were about to succumb to the wiles of one of the more beautiful of his always first rate drags. Several times we thought that Jake might not be with us much longer, but he always managed to burn the old oil in large quantities and pull sat. With his love of a heaxing deck and salt air and his all around likability,Jake should prove to be a very welcome addition to the great fraternity of naval officers. Crew Manager 4, j, 2, i; Log 4, 3, Baseball 4, j, 2, i; C. ' o-caplaiii N j, i ' ; Basketball 4, j; Battalion Basketball 2. 221 S!ci iiiii! {ii 4, J, 2, ,• Lacrosse , ;;.■ Sm n L 2. I. ( i .ct.G l,tyi .Ayjz. Garden City, L. I., N. Y. Age, 21. Description, that of a glam- our boy. Origin, Garden City, Long Island. We remember watching Bleeck- er enter the Academy during our plebe summer. He did not arrive until near the end of the applicants and then seemed such a mere lad. Bright, twin- kling eyes, and platinum blond, curly hair gave him his appearance. He answers to the name of " Stinky " in his gang. The other members are " Pinky, " " Tony, " " Butch, " " Dapper, " " Willie, " and " Tully. " By the names no sophistication can be implied and none will ever be. They are a happy- go-lucky bunch, with women and song their chief amusements. However, to stop here would never give his real accomplishments for Bleecker is a lacrosse player of no mean merit. Second class year he was out- standing and was elected captain of the 1 94 1 team, only to be denied the pleas- ure of playing his senior year by an early graduation. Class Crest Committee; Company Representa- tive ; , 2, i; Lacrosse 4, j, 2, i, Captain i. BLEECKER P. SEAMAN, JR. Watertown, N. Y. Out of the cold North of far away up- per New York State there wandered down Annapolis way a lad whose de- lightful smile and genial personality have gained him many a lasting friend. John has spent a good deal of his time upholding the merits of his home town, particularly a retaliation to some an- noying Kentucky Kernals, but has man- aged to make a name for himself in our maze of academics and extra-curricular activities, with perhaps more emphasis JOHN BOYNTON DAVENPORT 1 on the latter. Freckle-faced Davy, al- though he is resentful of being reminded of his sparse smattering, is well known at the crew house, and the mighty cox- swain came into prominence at Pough- keepsie last year by his furious bailing which kept the shell afloat. In John we have observed with in- terest and no little amusement that in- evitable transition from innocence to a certain amount of worldly maturity. There ' s plenty of devilment and joking present which often comes into strong evidence. His good nature is as always our blessing. Crew 4, 3, 2, JV. WILLIAM C. WILLIAMSON, JR. Philadelphia, Pa. The tide " A True Diplomat " fits this favored son of Philadelphia perfectly. He is at the running end of everything and knows everyone. The variety of his activities speaks for his versatility. On any Sunday evening he may be found on the rostrum, as chairman of the N. A. C. A. Then, leaving this, he presides over the Ring Committee. Next day he is sure to be found on some athletic field starring in soccer, playing golf, or start- ing a squash team. It is amazing that along with this he combines a prodigi- ous amount of social activity. Only after having visited his home can one know all Bill ' s attributes. Hos- pitality, charm, and a love of beauty are inherent in " Willie. " Moreover, a love of the out-of-doors and all sports keep him in shape. In the future Bill is bound to succeed, for in his dealings with people, he has a personality that overcomes all difficul- ties and warms his most ardent enemy. Soccer 4, j, 2, i; N ; Golf 2, i; Squash 2, i; Language Club; Reception Committee; Chairman M. A. C. A. Council; Chairman Class Ring Committee. 222 WALTER BASCOM SHROUT 3 fx Sharpsburo, Ky. Bob ' s invariable comment to any con- versation is " What ' s that got to do with making moonshine down in Kentucky? " No one has found out! He stood one in his class for eleven out of twelve years, and tied for first place the extra year. (The fact that there were only six in the class had nothing to do with his show- ing!) His impulsiveness is shown when he studies one night — then quits for a week. Study hour usually finds " Pinkie " doing stoopfalls or wrestling with Butch. When the name Pinkie is mentioned, the plebes shudder, but the upper classes recall some funny incidents in which Bob was the hero. They say you can ' t have your cake and eat it, but if you watch Bob in ac- tion at the table, and inspect his locker almost any time, you can easily see the fallacy of that old proverb. Girls! Well, there was the time he wrote six girls in his home town to send him a picture. The girls got together and he ' s been hav- ing trouble ever since! MoRdANFIF.r.D, Kv. Tom hails from oscr behind the mountains. Because of this he had never seen much more than a jug full of water before he went on yoinigster cruise. In spite of this han(li(a|) he proved himself a practical sailor. Three cruises have failed to interfere witli his sleep. P. A. moved to Kentucky very early in his life, and so had plenty of time to be firmly indoctrinated with the PERCY ANTHONY LILLY, JR. Battalion Wrestling 3, 2, i. traditions and customs of Kentucky life. In spite of having attended the same prep school that " Buzz " Borries did, Tony became a varsity member of the radiator squad. All the energy that he could muster was spent in entertain- ing visiting teams. Life on the farm is the source of many of his most pleasant memories. Tony ' s gun, an old double-barrel long Tom, with outside hammers, has knocked down many a dove and quail in the fields and w oods of Kentucky. He will probably be using that same gun, when, as a retired admiral, he returns to the Kentucky blue grass to live. Football Manager 4, j; Reception Committee 2, i; Hop Committee i. i ytdyyu i - 1 CllllAKXNI ' ' (). " But( li. " an Army brat, h.is none to school in Panama, Marvland. . c ' ork, Wyoming, and a feu other places. His |)rcs(Mil home is u;i out west in Wyoming where he learned to shoot elks. He has Ijcen called the one-eightv man, not because he is a particniarlv fast man at tiiat distance, but because he is usually one hundred and eii;ht de- grees out of phase with evervone else - for instance, wearing a cap when the uniform is hats. ' The love bug hadn ' t bitten " " Hutc h " before he came If) the Academv. His first leave started the ball rolling and since then there have been at least ten lights of his life. . lot of time that should have gone to academics has gone to wrestling, swimming, doing vertical stoopfalls, and searching for knowledge of the Navy. Those workouts in his rooin must have given him plenty of confidence in his physical prowess w ho hasn ' t heard the little man exclaim : " I ' ll beat you fiercely about the skull and shoulders " ! Baker is an excellent argument supporting the theory that all good men aren ' t big men. Wrestling 4, 2, i; Battalion Swimming j; Foreign Language Club 4, j. JOSIAH BAKER HENNEBERCiER t 223 NAT MILLER PACE Th 7?2Mc Hardin, Ky. " The last of the true country boys. " That is what Nat terms himself, and rightfully so, but " the country boys are the backbone of the nation " — unquote Nat. When asked of which town he is the most eligible bachelor, N. M. will usually say Paducah — he and Irvin S. Cobb — but don ' t let him fool you, the metropolis of Hardin, Kentucky, claims — or more likely disclaims the fame of his origin. Nat Miller started his school career in the local school at Hardin, then traipsed on southward to Auburn and finally completed his three years of Joe College life at Murray State. His final departure from the country was when he joined our ranks and immediately be- came one of the bunch. Of all his pleasing characteristics, probably the most outstanding is his ability to make friends. Having once made his acquaintance, one feels as if he is a life long friend and very rightfully so, because anyone with as unselfish and common-sensed disposition, can always be turned to in time of distress. We need more men like Nat. HERBERT CHARLES HAWKINS -cUiA C , 50 Brooklyn, N. Y. Pud was indeed lost when he found himself in the colonial atmosphere of Annapolis, for it was a complete change from his home in the big city on the banks of the Hudson. McGath graduated from high school with the desire to become a business man. After punching a time clock on the 27 th floor for over a year, however, he decided that his education should be extended. With the guidance of a red headed midshipman friend, he bought a one way ticket and settled down to get this education and to make more friends. The Brooklyn twang was soft- ened by the influence of several room- mates from down South. But his hus- tling manner of New York has remained to prove a beneficial aid during several times when surplus energy was so neces- sary. All hands are envious when each day the mate brings five letters to the room, and four are from the vicinity of New York. He won ' t say much, but his record will substantiate his well rounded accomplishments. MONTICELLO, FlA. Junior was indoctrinated with most of the principles of Academy life during his year at Marion Military Institute, but for some reason his love for the service has waned. George had the misfortune to spend a good part of his first plebe year in the hospital, and the final exam in steam disastrously resulted in another plebe year. In high school he had played stellar roles in the dramatic pro- ductions and poured out his overflowing vocabulary in debating. He even went out for high school track, but since com- ing to the Academy he has displayed his six feet one inch of athletic prowess in the form of recreational sleeping, with occasional swimming and tennis to al- leviate the boredom. Mac showed distinctly " red mike " tendencies until second class year, since which time much of his recreational ex- ercise has consisted of writing special delivery letters to her. A lover of all classical music, he will listen to nothing short of the old masters except an occa- sional popular piece which catches his fancy. Log 4; Spanish Club 4. GEORGE W. McRORY, JR. Battalion Baseball 4. Lacrosse 4, 3, 2 NA. 224 X jk r ( CEAN Park, Wash. Way hack when Jerry was a mere lad in rompers, lie began tinkering with mechanical gadgets. That early begin- ning gave him a fine backgronnd for his future career in the Navy. P ' rom the practical side of mechanics he ad- vanced to the more rugged life of a ranch hand. Tliis solitary existence, however, was too far fiom the glamour of a big city : so our little lad journeyed home to begin a series of odd jobs tliat began as a florist ' s helper and ended in Port- land ' s largest department store, where the glitter of brass buttons caught his eye. During plebe year it was hard for us to learn much of Jerry ' s youth since the " twins " were his main topic of conver- sation. During youngster year there was a noticeable slackening in the mail — a certain red head he met plebe Cihristmas was then the object of his in- terest. A seaman on our fust class cruise gave a good sunniiation of Jerry ' s future career when he said — " He may not know it, but he ' s a twenty year man. " Crew 4; Boat C-luh , 2, i; Juice Gang 4 j 2; Loc; Advertising J, 2, i ; Electrical Direc- tor I. JERRY EDWARD CLANCY WILLIAM JELFS HENNING Raton, N. Mex. It was a bright summer day in July when a lusty yell disturbed the silence by echoing through the Colorado moun- tains. Wild Bill was born! Bill is the son of a railroader and spent the earlier years of his life scuttling back and forth between Trinidad, Colorado, and Raton, New Mexico. Between these lengthy and numerous trips he found time to earn his spending money in various ways. As for girls. Bill likes them all : he is always in love, but the right one hasn ' t come along yet, so he doesn ' t have an O. A. O. His favorite hobby is enjoy- ing a hot bull session. Perhaps this ex- plains why he doesn ' t make his way in the field of sports, but lie has made a world of friends. Graduation will send us to the four corners of the globe, but before we go we will all say, " So long, Bill, and may our courses cross again soon. " Battalion Tennis 2; Battalion Baseball j, 4. WELBY XORTHMORE PUGIX, JR. Nashvii.i.e, Tenn. Two years in high school are enough for anybody, says Pug. Anyway sea fever took its toll, and he joined the Navy. After spending three years in the fleet, Old Man decided to fulfill his title nautically via the Naval Academy. For awhile books held some fears for Pug, but once he caught on to the system, he began jumping numbers rapidly and soon turned his thoughts and spare time to more pleasant fields. ' omen (especially one) soon entered his life. pAcry liberty found him drag- ging with the rest of the Snakes. But liberty wasn ' t a ailable e er - da ' , and the gym team soon had a promising man for the rings. Although he had some of the toughest competition in the country, it did not stop him from making the ar- sity. Pug entered the Acatlciny witii the desire to ])econie a line olliccr, but sec- ond class summer gave him a taste of flving, wliicli lias made him liungr lor more. Pensacola and wings are now his goal, (iood luck and hai)p land- ings. Pug. Crm J, 2, I : Battalion I c mis. 225 ROBERT LYNN HOFFMEISTER North Hollywood, Calif. When Horace Greeley said : " Go West, young man, go West! " he prob- ably didn ' t intend his sage advice for young men two years old, but that ' s pre- cisely the age at which Bob went West — from his birthplace in Washington, D. C. to Southern California. The editorship of the North Holly- wood High School paper served to quicken his aspirations for a career in journalism, but at the crucial moment Bob forsook a scholarship in journalism to U. S. C. for the Navy, serving in the fleet two years before coming to the Academy. Bob ' s versatility has given him a tre- mendous capacity for enjoying life ; his philosophy does not look on life as a matter of time, but as an extent of liv- ing. We may be sure the analytical mind, practical logic, and stubborn per- severance which have enabled him to make so many right decisions in the past will lead him to success. ARTHUR G. McINTYRE Reception Committee; Plebe Crew ; Battalion Football 4, j; Managing Editor Lucky Bag ; Battalion Track 4, j. r- Bessemer, Ala. An unrest born of desire for the high- er things in life led " Mac " forth from his position as a clerk in Birmingham, Alabama, to the calling that has claimed us all — the U. S. Navy. From two years cruising in the broad Pacific he came to the Naval Academy with many friends, and since that sultry summer in ' 37 he has acquired many more. " Art " has been characterized, not by the roar he made in passing, but more so by the consistent effort he has always put forth and the numerous re- sults he has attained especially in the cultural field. We all knew that the snares of the " system " would eventually catch " Mac " as they do all midshipmen, but it was an interesting contest between him and the " Powers that be " up until the mid- dle of second class year when a very small infraction spoiled that all too per- fect record. His greatest virtues are a dependable good humor despite the rough going now and then and the ability to accomplish things with a minimum of " lost motion. " Crew Manager 4, j; Spanish Club; Battalion Football 4, j; Associate Editor Lucky Bag ; Company Representative i. Portsmouth, Va. Although subject to both North and South influences, Mac has been called a hard-headed rebel, and his Virginia drawl seems to indicate that truth. Most of his time has been spent alternating be- tween the hills of West Virginia and the sand of the Virginia coast, and the com- bination of the two sections has moulded him into the typical Southerner. Mac went to school in several states but finished oflf his preliminary work in WALDRON MURRILL McLELLON Huntington, West Virginia. After an uneventful year out of school, he en- listed in the Navy, went to preparatory school, and managed to enter the Acad- emy. Mac has a good nature which has made him many friends. At times, though, he lets slip some caustic re- marks, but peace is soon restored. Mac is an example of the one woman man, and the opposite sex (other than the light of his life) holds little attraction for him. He has the ambition to suc- ceed, and his philosophy of life is " You can win most of the time, but you can ' t win all of the time! " Outdoor Rifle 4, 3; 4, 3, 2, i. 226 ( . (P. i . u ? Pomona, Fi,a. Rod ' s career lias been as interesting as it has been varied. From jnggling canned beans in a small grocery store to wrestling with a tractor in one of Florida ' s many orange groves, then to the less strenuous job as a movie usher and the occupation of drawing suds in a beer garden, and hnally to manage- ment of a restaurant. After he realized that some form of higher education is necessary in this world, he studied at RODERICK O. MIDDLETON Jtiy li- A. dj ;.6t ' 7 - It Florida Southern College with a scholar- ship and then, following two valuable as well as enjoyable years on the cam- pus, the great inspiration came, and finally the fulfillment — Annapolis. Rod is ambitious. All one need do to discover the source of his inspiration is to open his locker door where six square feet of photographs of the same girl smile forth. Some day we expect to see great deeds done by Rod. His analytical mind, his natural aptitude, and a wealth of feminine inspiration have insured his success. Rod ' s easy going nature and constant good humor have gained him many friends. Outdoor Rifle 4, j; Indoor Rifle 4, j; Bat- talion Football 4; Company Pistol j, 2. Cincinnati, Ohio John is typically Irish from the top of his head to the tip of his toes. Any time you want an argument John is ready. His reasoning is so logical that he can talk you into almost anything. Unexcelled in " shooting the bull, " he presides at most of the sessions. John is just the man to tell you all about Cincinnati — the good spots as well as the few bad. His family occupies a great portion of his conversation. Justly indeed is he proud of his family for his dad is one of the best pals a fellow could have and his mother is swell — and can she cook! And John sometimes drags a charming sister. In temperament John is as unpredictable as Maryland weather. One day presents him in the highest of spirits, but the next may drag him down to the depths if the right let- ter doesn ' t arrive. A lot of common sense, a little stub- bornness, a winning smile, a precious sense of humor, and good company al- ways — that ' s John Caster. Battalion Football 4; Battalion Track j; Boxing 3, 2, i; B Squad j, 2; Radio Club 4. JOHN MARION CASTER m 9 7 " i ' . sri ANU, TlXAS Soiiiniinc in iJobhy ' s lil ' c he aifjuircd a ( ia iiig l()i- the l)csi of (acia iliing. If he is buying a golf bag, lie wants the best. II he is shining his shoes tliai too must !)( ' done in liie best way. Coupled with this (■ra ing is an ad- mirable willingness to work hard and do well, ' jiiis trait was probably ac- (|uired through military training of which he had his share at Kemper. His life is not at all dull for " .Moon- beam " i)lays as ardently as he works. His theory of thorough relaxation over the weekend leaves him zealous to cope with the next week ' s work. He drags frequently but not consist- ently. Although he docs not openly ad- mit it, he is faithful to a hometown " One and only. " For a shipmate who will give his all for you as well as with you, who is cap- able of keen enjoyment as well as hard work " Bobby " is hard to beat. To make the most of his good qual- ities there is only one thing that Bobby demands. That is absolute silence be- fore breakfast. Plebe ( ' olf; Battalion Boxing; Radio Club 4, ; Plebe Rifle Manager. ROBERT FRANKLIN DWVER 227 Saybrook, III. At last the third and final of Leo ' s three great ambitions in life has been realized. The first was to fall in love with an honest - to - goodness blonde. Some tiny hamlet in Illinois provided the setting for this, where a dainty miss captured his heart. The second was to garner an N-star. One look at his full dress uniform will prove to you of the success of this quest. But his greatest desire, by far, has been to receive his diploma on Graduation Day. How- ever, the goal he sought most earnestly was the hardest for him to attain. Al- ways a little below par on the eyes, he managed somehow to outwit the doc- tors so that in the end they told him he was far-sighted. Math, too, presented quite an obstacle, but Leo decided to forget Christmas leave and the blonde for a while and open his Calculus book. His grades soared soon afterward, and now all three of his ambitions have been achieved ! f rX Milwaukee, Wis. Take a good portion of a tough, fast, football man, another portion of music lover, and mix well with the most non- reg attitude of the Regiment and you have Ace. Ace has always had the knack of unconsciously outwitting the D. O. that we all wish we could have had at one time or another and didn ' t. Of course we have to admit that he has dated Miss Springfield a few extra times for several misdemeanors, among which was the justifiable offense of taking food into the messhall. Unusual it is to have such a non-reg attitude and a love of sports combined with such a broad knowledge of music, classical as well as modern. Ace ' s room is frequented by music lovers, for whom Ace has a fine collection of records, either popular or classical. A good host. Ace can supply you with anything from grilled ham and eggs to coffee and doughnuts. There is one question, though, still unanswered. In spite of that oft-repeated cry, " I can ' t stand women, " where does he get those 4.0 ' s? _ - . €k — Bend, Oregon The " Little Black One " hails from Bend, Oregon, where he acquired his love for the great outdoors. Most of the spare time in his early years was spent in one of his three favorite pastimes : fishing, skiing, and mountain climbing. Even now he can ' t pass a steep hill with- out wanting to climb to the top of it. The winning of a scholarship to Whit- man College started him on the rough road to higher learning. After a year at college he joined the Navy. " Arrow " was on board the U. S. S. Mew Mexico when he took his entrance examinations. The chief diversions of the " Leetle One " here at the Academy have been track and sleeping, with the emphasis on the sleeping. Between siestas you ' ll find him ready for a bull session on al- most any subject. In spite of the little time he finds for studying he has man- aged to stay in the upper brackets of the class. With his past experience and his present ambition he should be able to step into his place in the Navy. Radio Club 4; Spanish Club 4, 3; Boat Club j; Company Pistol 2; Battalion Football 4, {Numeral); Cheer Leader 2 , i; Gym Team 4, J, 2, I, G41T, gNt, gNt . Football 4, J, 2, I, J fA; Boxing 2, i, JVA. Track 4, j. LEO JOSEPH RASTERBROOK, JR. ALEXANDER HUGH CLARK, JR. ROBERT WILLIAM DART 228 DA ' ID GEORGE FLEMING DAVID MICHAEL RUBEL FRANK HOBLITZELL PRlCiE, JR. -4 . g. v ' -?-.H. Cleveland, Ohio After Cicorgc graduated from high scliool in 1935, the call of the sea be- came too strong for him to resist, and before long, the U. S. S. Arizona be- came his home. Not content with mess- cooking as a naval career, he looked to higher fields. As a result, the Naval Preparatory Class of 1936 listed him as one of its members, and after that came entrance into the Academy. Sleeping, eating, and studying have been Paddy ' s main activities here. Almost any after- noon he can be found either in his bunk or at his desk. His class standing is evi- dence of his studying. Oswald has the distinction of being one of those rare individuals who is really a " Red Mike. " Only the ex- tremely important hops have kept him from his sleep. If anyone doubts Os- wald ' s sense of humor he should have seen Oswald keep the class in gales of laughter with speeches in English dur- ing second class year. He is one of those persons it is nice to have arovmd at tense moments when the situation is a bit critical. San Diego, Calif. Dave ' s not a Navy junior, but he spent thirteen years in San Diego before coming to the Academy. When San Diego Prep School helped him win a senatorial appointment, he left the warm California beaches for frigid Maryland. Most prominent feature of Rube ' s ex- istence as a midshipman was the stacks of blue envelopes perpetually covering his desk. It was a rare weekend indeed that didn ' t see him dragging the same girl. The lacrosse team claimed him every spring and rewarded him with an N, while yawl racing and dragging filled in the rest of his free time. When Rube goes on Sep leave, most of the time he spends in just eating, but he manages to do a good bit of sailing and swimming at Coronado. Now he ' s ready to return to his own Pacific Coast again with an Ensign ' s stripes, and his foremost ambition will be to provide a California cottage for the possessor of that miniature. Jenklns, Ky. " Let me tell you al)()ut. . . . ' " With this beginning we all knew " Precio " (a title accjuired through long hard hours of boning Dago), was ofl on one ol his unlimited supply of stories. Frank de- cided to lea e the Kentucky .Mountains when he finished liigli school. Colum- bian Prep School in Wasliingtoii h ' - came his home for a year. Hard study followed, and the entrance exams were passed, but with 2.5 in English. . bit bewildered by Plebe Year, he turned " savvy " tiie last three years and rose high in his class. He was a real friend whose friendships knew no class liounds. He is a real Kentuckian and eml)o(lies all of tliose rich ciualities of a true gentle- man. He reali .cd the ])urpose loi- w hicli the . cadeniy was founded, and ever looked forward to the day when he would become a real part ol the licet. His sincere lo e loi- the . a y will cai ly him far, and those with w lioin he comes in contact while in the licet can not help but admire and resi)ect him as we at the Academv have done. Football 4; Lacrosse 4, j, 2, i, N. , N ; Boat Club; Soccer Battalion 4, j. Trumin r J, I. 229 Memphis, Tenn. Russ has been a very busy man and it is exceedingly difficult to describe his accomplishments with full justice. His home town is Memphis, Tenn., and from that you can see that he doesn ' t mind a good argument about the rela- tive merits of Lee and Grant. He spends the rest of the time in his room smoking cigars and telling tales that have no equals. His main interest is athletics. He can tell you the name and laundry number of all past or present great athletes. His name now becomes Flash, and we know him as one of the best tennis players and Captain of his 1941 team. We are all convinced that the names Vines, Budge, Tilden, Hunt, and Blair are all synon- omous. Russ doesn ' t stop there but goes on to be a good basketball and foot- ball man. He likes to figure plays in all sports and can give you some good in- formation. Since Flash knows all of the athletes and a good deal about all sports, he is a capable president of the Press Detail. Keep your eye on Russ because he is one of those we actually believe will succeed. Tennis 4,2,2, Captain i N; Basketball NA, 4, J, 2, i; Press Detail j, 2, Director i; Battalion Football 2, i. EDWARD RUSSELL BLAIR, JR. Washington, D. C. You want to behave tonight? Then go with Lynn! That is the reputation that Lynn has built up for himself among his classmates. If you think him a sissy, try boxing or wrestling with him and you will find out differently. For six years, Forbes went to a Boy Scout camp on the Potomac where he won his gold palm as an Eagle Scout. Two years before he entered the Academy he won a two-year scholarship to Staunton Military Academy by writing an essay. LYNN FORBES BARRY All this time that Lynn was prepping for the Academy and before, his mind was on his work and athletics, leaving no time for women at all. Then he came to the Academy and continued to build up his reputation with every one he met. He may not get the highest grades in the Academy but he has that common sense and the poise that every Naval officer should have. That, coupled, with his complete love of the sea will carry him far. Boat Club; Ketch Skipper; Company Tawl; Baseball 4; Battalion Football 4, 2, i; Bat- talion Boxing 2; Spanish Club. THOMAS BRADLEY WOLFE Washington, D. C. Young Lochinvar came out of the West, and so did the " Wolfe boy. " First years of his youth were spent " some- where west of the Mississippi. " Our wild, wooly Westerner, however, came East in time to acquire three year ' s pol- ish at Western High School in Washing- ton, D. C. His father is in the Coast Guard, but he chose to follow his brother into the Navy. Tommy ' s personality is an interesting mixture. Equipped with an excellent brain, he is loath to study. Equipped with an athlete ' s body, he dabbles in- diflferently at sports, never exerting him- self enough to excel in any one of them. His tastes in music are sharply defined — if it ' s a waltz it ' s good, if not it ' s worth- less. Tommy ' s best girl is his mother, and he certainly lets her know it. His hobby of photography aflfords him rare experiences. A carefree attitude and genial nature have made living with him a pleasure. That ' s Tommy in words — I hope you will be fortunate enough to meet him in the flesh ; it will be a real treat. Plehe Wrestling and Track; Battalion Wres- tling 3, 2, i; Battalion Track 3, 2, i. 230 ANDREW JOHN BALL Leonia, N.J. With a smile on his face that comes from a genuine appreciation of liuman nature, Andy came from New Jersey. In that happy hectic period of plebe summer you didn ' t notice him much for he is like that : quiet, unassuming but sincerely industrious. The upper class stomped up and berated down our lives and never disturbed Andy ' s equilibri- um. Even they could not fail but to respond to his cheerful willingness to try and try again. But if you were in a hurry to get a haircut or a bath after those torrid drills — " sure, I ' ll stow your rifle. What ' s the number? " You can always depend on Andy. Later in our academ ic careers we came to know Andy better because he knew what we didn ' t : skinny and math and steam. Come into his room at any time. You may find him reading or piddling with stamps but he ' ll help you with your problems, cheerfully share his chow, and then go out to ruthlessly beat you at tennis. Wc envy you who arc to be his shipmates. Bi rn,, Mont. Frank is a dark-haired Son of Erie, and more recently, of Butte, Montana. With his s(|uarc slioulders and the de- termined set to his chin, he is every inch a man. Though of only medium hcigiit, he can well take care of himself, as the boxing numerals on his bathrobe indi- cate. Mac, unluckily, suffered a serious injury, while driving home on his first Sept. leave. After a long stay in the Naval Hospital, he was turned back in- FRANCIS WHALEN McCARTHY to ' 41 where we met him the spring of Plebe year. We like the way Frank looks out for his old pals from Butte. In that gang they all stick together like true com- rades, as ready to help one another out as to have a good lime together. Frank is set on the Air Corps. He has had this desire all along, and the flight course Second-Class Summer strengthened it. He ' s taken all the Link Trainer practice he could get so that he ' ll be all ready for the advanced fly- ing course. Here ' s hoping he gets his wings. Soccer 4; Boxing 4, 2; Boat Cluh j, 2, i ; Sailing Team 2; Battalion Football 2; Star 4. R()(:K il I I, Cl.M 1 K. N. . i ' Acryiiic who has conic iiiio ( oiitai l with him knows wiio the ' " Saroci of R()(k illc " is. Pete, ;is he is known to his friends, is a fpiict fellow, little gi cn to conversation 01 to the laniiliar " ■bull sessions. " He doesn ' t e cn boast al)out his acadeniic |)rowcss ; hut his cxc cllciu grades, as well as his al)ility to answer any (|iiestion on any topic, are better proof than anything he could say. es, to look at his academic record one might readily picliuc 1 -te as the ever-working scholar. . glance at his list of extra-curricular activities, how- ever, presents a different picture. Sail- ing during the fall and tumbling dining the winter, and frequent hiking through the Severn Woods ; these are his chief recreational interests. W ' hatever he does, he makes certain that it ' s done well. He is always care- ful and thorough, and despite the stiff pace at the Academy Pete ' s life contin- ues at an unhurried tempo. Soccer 4, j, 2, i ; Foreign Language 4, 5; Gjni Manager 4, j, 2; Boat Cluh 4, ' j, 2, i WALDO W SIMONS 231 ! SocAa » « ' ZJ M Greenwich, Conn. " Where ' s Paul? " I ' m asked. " Well, " say I, " he might be any of a dozen places — class meeting, hop committee meeting, on the athletic field, or even walking extra duty. " For Backus is a busy man. Paul is a typical sailor man. Wander- lust led him from Valley Forge Military Academy to Columbia to Rutgers, and finally to the Naval Academy. He im- mediately set about making a name for himself in athletics and class politics. Two years apiece of baseball and foot- ball have shown that Paul is no mean athlete. Backed to a man by his battalion, Paul became our class president young- ster year and was reelected. Under his splendid guidance the class has had its share of fun and built up a good repu- tation. With all his outside work Paul still has managed to stay one jump ahead of the academic departments. He ' s played as hard as he has worked. In fact, there ' s very little in Academy life that Paul has missed. Football 4, 3, 2, I NA ; Baseball 4, j; Hop Committee J, 2; Ring Committee; Class Pres- ident; Black N . PAUL HUNTER BACKUS Washington, D. C. After Hutch entered the Academy, it was months before even his closest friends found out that he was a Navy Junior. This was not because he tried to hide the fact, far from it, but because of his friendly and unassuming manner. Throughout his schooling, Hutch has been very successful in his studies wind- ing up as valedictorian in high school and standing two in the presidential " Compets " for the Academy. His out- put in ergs was small but his class stand- RONALD BAXTER HUTCHINSON ing — well, he has stars on his collar. Having spent quite a few years of his life in California, Hutch picked up and became " pretty hot " at two of sunny(?) California ' s favorite sports — swimming and tennis. Our subject, however, is too inclined to relax to take either of these sports seriously enough to try out for the varsity. Being one of those affable gents who can get along with the most tempera- mental of individuals, Ronnie has lots of honest-to-goodness friends and that speaks well of any man. Tennis 4; Battalion Tennis j, 2, i; Bat- talion Swimming j; Boat Club j, 2, i. VICTOR ALEXIS BLANDIN Akron, Ohio Born in Singapore, Jerry was a shell- back at the tender age of two. In his home of Akron, Ohio, Vic was president of his high school senior class ; but poli- tics were subordinated to his love and natural ability for sports. At high school and at prep school his ability at wres- tling, football, lacrosse was outstanding. Vic ' s decision to come to the Naval Academy was sudden and definite. He wasted no time but vigorously sought an appointment, studied hard and passed his entrance exams. That is one of Blandin ' s characteristics — he makes up his mind with no delay, then acts positively and without hesitation. His classmates will never forget him for his willing aid when there was diffi- cult letter-writing to be done. He ' ll be remembered as a past master at that gentle art. Since finishing Second Class Bull course, Vic has been searching for the " universal truth. " Football 2; Lacrosse 4, , 2, i N . 232 CLARENCE MONROE HART Q.O ' ni n T oaJ PocATELLO, Idaho Idahoan by birth, Rosie was brouglit up in the aura and traditions of the Golden West. An excellent skier, ardent huntsman, and an accomplished horse- man, by way of mentioning some of his more leisurely pursuits. Roc numbers among his many academic and athletic accomplishments an unbroken string of track victories, basketball and football letterman in both high school and Uni- versity of Idaho, South and ail-Amer- ican rating as editor of his high school annual. The main story of the track team is the high hurdler. Rosie has kept pace with the best in the East. By his light quick step, easily erect bearing and candid, yet searching, steel grey eyes shall you know him. His sin- cerity, directness, and unfailing good humor have won him many a friend among classmates and juniors alike. Ar- gumentative, yes, but the whole trouble is he ' s nearly always right which is a tribute to his basic soundness in good old common sense. On China Station, or European Squadron, wherever he may pursue his career lucky is the man who calls him ' " Sliipmatc. " Track 4, 3, 2, i N ; Radio Club 4, 3; Company Representative 2, i; Hop Committee i . Ryk, N. V. Tonnny came to the Academy lioni Rve, New York, and immediately be- came one of the most popular members of ' 41. A natural prowess for athletics gave Iiim the edge on those less favored in the lield of football, baseball, and basketball— to the tune of N-star, N- star, and numerals, respectively. The original smoothie, Tom frequents the hops, usually stag. His main in- terest is in New York in the summer and Miami in the winter. That may be the THOMAS EDWARD BLOUNT, IX . AjliUJUt . reason Tom comes back from Christ- mas leave with a berry-brown tan. Tommy is good-natured and mild-man- nered : he doesn ' t mind being referred to by various appellations — like " Blunt, " " Blont, " " Blotz, " or even " Blatz. " However, we have yet to find the sports announcer who can properly say, " Blount made that run. " Ord- nance profs, too, seem to have trouble handling the monicker. How often have we seen Tommy squirm when Count Vronsky said, " Mr. Blunth, you want to get that word Tactor ' in there. Wrong. " Football 4, 3, 2, N ; Baseball 4, 2 Is ; Co-Captain ' 41; Basketball 4, 3. 233 1,1 i . i ' ,i. 1 II, X. ). I ' lhii caiiic fioin liis liniin- lowii in New )cisc and (iliiua ia piip -i liools in New i)ik and Annapolis. hen c (irsi cnconnlcrcd him, histin impres- sions were canscd by his possession of a (■(Tlain ()rl(li - w iseness and an exident artistic temj)erament. Ra ing one min- ute, laugliing the next, serious the third, he is the true " artiste. " His watei ' colors, done as the mood strikes him, aic ample prool Oi a great talent which places him in the realm of the tem|)eramental artist. .An ardent lover ol nnisic, his tastes range liom Silielvus ' com])osition f)i ' " I ' inlandia " to Barnet ' s rendition of " Cherokee. " In picking his passage along the path of academics, John found a few dilliculties, but surmounted them by irlue of his saving sense of humor plus an inherent common sense. He could have easily starred — if it had not been for Cosmo, Redbook, Colliers, Esquire, and academics. Athletically, our hero l:)admintoimed, boxed, held beautiful hands (also bridge), and made those ama .ing paint- ings. Drum and Bugle Corps 4; Loo Stajf 4, 3; Boat Club 4,3, 2; Battalion Boxing 2: Mas- queraders 4. JOHN W. LTER REENES, HI RICHARD M. WRIGHT 1LLaJ " J - Wiy- Hollywood, Calif. From the sunny shores of Cahfornia came this embryo Farragut, Dick Wright. He came with enthusiasm, for before he was ten years old he had set- tled down to the ambition of becoming an admiral. We shall remember him as a prolific debater; his glory was the symposium. A romantic soul, Dick always preferred dreaming to studying — and wore his stars in his eyes instead of on his collar. His hobbies are music, horses, and fly- ing. A promising career for him in boxing and football was shortened by an acci- dent on youngster cruise. He was qual- ified both as a rifle and a pistol expert. He goes for " this military stuff " ; with years of it in the R. O. T. C, C. ' M. T. C, E. R. C, and finally the regular U. S. Army. With the ambition and the ability to someday fly the four stars, Dick will al- ways be of our number — " when two or three shall meet, and old tales be re- told. " CHARLES ENOCH McLEAN, JR. Football 4; Wrestling 2, i; Rifle and Pistol Expert; Quarterdeck Society i. Enfield, Conn. Mac was born in the Nutmeg State, and spent his early years in the beauti- ful Connecticut Valley. His first burn- ing ambition was to sail around the world on a tramp steamer, then settle down up North as a Mountie! All was altered, however, when he realized that the Academy would be well worth seek- ing. This easy-going lad has limited his spare time to battalion sports, a litde dragging now and then, sailing, and hopeful letter writing. For the past score of years he has been trying to out- do his Dad in trout fishing ; but Mac Sr. still is teaching him how. The Scot has the very commendable trait of mak- ing the best of all situations. His philos- ophy : " Life is wonderful. " Mac ' s ambitions are, after receiving his commission, to win his wings at Pensacola ; to marry a girl, who can cook well ; and to celebrate New Year ' s Eve, 1999-2000, with THE girl on their New England homestead. This is a big order to fill ; but Mac can do it. Battalion Baseball 4, j; Battalion Basket- ball 4, J, i; Battalion Softball 2; Juice Club 2. acJUMH. i n jr TiFTON, Ga. " Oh, boy, this is the Best time of day! " Such is Jack ' s comment as he settles in- to the bunk for the night, and when eight hours later the bells ring in the morning. Then he props his feet up on the desk and reads his beloved news- paper, until a moment before formation. It ' s hard to say which he likes best, sleeping or reading the paper! In Tifton, Georgia, Jack has unlim- ited credit, his climb from paper boy to a well paying position in the circulation end of his local newspaper. He had attended prep school and a year of col- lege at Marion Institute before entering the Academy with the class of ' 40. He came back to ' 41 because of a long sick- ness with appendicitis. " King " is one of the strong, silent va- riety from the deep South. He is silent because he is serious — serious about the Service and about life. His ambition is really to go places in Uncle Sam ' s Navy. He ' s no star, but no slouch — he ' s the laziest go-gitter in captivity! Football Manager 4. HENRY JACKSON CONGER 234 Although Bill calls Black Friars his home, he has s]3cnt most of his years in moving hrst to one Marine base and then to another. His early ambition was to follow in his father ' s footsteps in the Marines; and although that is still his ambition, it looks as if the Navy will claim him. An eye for color and a flare for taking excellent pictures sums up his ability as the photographic staff of the 1941 Lucky Bag. In high school, Mac distinguished himself as an athlete ; here he has specialized more in his hobbies and extra-curricular activities. When Mac was at odds with the Academic Departments, we could always find him steadying himself in pursuit of his favor- ite hobby of making model ships. In Mac ' s temperament we do not find anything outstanding. Rather, he seems to be the steady, hardworking, thorough type of person ; a consistent student. Hard work, rather than flashes of bril- liance, has carried him successfully through the academic course. Battalion Lacrosse 4, j; Battalion Soccer 3; Photographer Lucky Bag 2, i; Battalion Track 2. WILLIAM McREYNOLDS QUENTIN C. CROMMELIN W ' etumpka, ' Ala. Who said " Cotton-top " ? Well, he is a bit white on the uppermost extremity, but that ' s probably from being " fetched up " among the plantation fields of Ala- bama, where the sun whitens anyone ' s hair. Quent was exposed to a high school education at Sidney Lanier, and finished off with two years at Georgia Tech before raising his right hand that sent him along the same track his four older brothers had followed. Usually located? — just bidding six no trump, doubled, redoubled, and vulner- able. No! No! He did not go down four — it was only three. His fa orite ambitions? First probably is to win a pair of golden wings at Pensacola, but there are others — as Paris again with champagne ; Copenhagen with pastry and straw berries ; 363 days leave in one year ; or to hunt all day every day. Fairer sex? W ' cll, let ' s skip that part — it ' s too involved. This is the end — here ' s hoping he wins his wings, draws thirteen spades in one hand, and starts for Paris, all in the same day. C ' ross Country 4; Lacrosse 4, j; Ring Com- mittee. PATRICK DAWSON FLEMING VJr r V-e MK.G Montgomery, Ai.a. Pat or Pete, to those who knew him when, was born in New York, but for various reasons best known to himself, he has always called Montgomery, Ala- bama his " God ' s Country. " One might easily say, however, that Pat is from no- where and everywhere, for he had an Army background and then turned right around and entered the Naval Academy through the fleet. The reason for such unprecedented conduct was that ever since his dreamy Lanier high school days, Pat had fondly cherished the am- bition of earning and wearing the co - eted wings of a naval aviator. His colorful personality is well illus- trated by his favorite pastimes of sun bathing, building " the body beautiful, " driving fast automobiles fast, and doing his best to drive his roommate crazy with his buzzer-blinker set. His natural independence, cheerfulness, and i)ro- found and sincere sympathy for the un- derdog have won him a lasting place in the hearts of all of us -Here ' s to wings and hapj)y landings! Football . , J. 235 JAMES POLLOCK JAMISON Pittsburgh, Pa. From back behind the Alleghenies where the Ohio River touches the apex of the Golden Triangle, Jim came to join the Class of 1941, bringing with him an undying love of Pittsburgh " smog, " a long record of 4.0 work in high school and Carnegie Tech, and a firm conviction that the Navy is the life for him. He ' d already put in his ap- prenticeship peeling spuds on a naval reserve cruise to Guantanamo. It wasn ' t long before ' 41 began to think that Jim ' s slipstick was enchanted. He never studied very much, but his blackboards and P-works were always right on. His spare time he spent in a hundred various pursuits — soccer, " G- Manning " with Wheaties, battalion baseball and track, buil ding model air- planes, entering radio contests, sailing, and going to club meetings. Level-headed at work, whimsical at play, quick-tempered but friendly as they come, Jim is the kind we ' ll like to see across the wardroom table. Boat Club J, 2, i; Plebe Soccer; Battalion Soccer j, 2, i; Battalion Track j, 2; Asso- ciate Editor, Lucky Bag ; French Club 4, j, JOHN RIDDICK NEWLAND T - i -w Lake Charles, La. John is a gentleman of the old South ; his accent would never lead you to be- lieve he came all the way from Louisi- ana, but the gentleman part is obvious to all. He left Lake Charles for An- napolis just a few days after graduating from high school, bringing with him a taste for classical music, and an ambi- tion to waltz some day with the girl of his dreams, all alone in a great, shining ballroom. Although he does very well in the technical subjects, John ' s main love cen- ters in Bull and Dago, and for him one of the mysteries of life is why the system assigned them such low multiples. He goes so far as to profess an inner longing to teach one of those subjects some day ; so if in some future year you are renew- ing acquaintances about the Yard, don ' t be surprised to see him with the gleam in his eye that means only one thing — " Draw slips and man the boards! " 77.0(:7c-lct Johnstown, Pa. When Norm was at the advanced age of eleven, he bought his first trumpet with money which he had earned from a paper route. This apparent inclina- tion toward music proved to be more than a passing fancy. Several years later, he was participating in operettas a t his high school and playing in various local dance orchestras. An honor school appointment to the NORMAN WADE ACKLEY 2. I. ' 4, 3, 2, I. Boat Club J, 2, i; Lucky Bag ; Log 4. 236 Naval Academy from Valley Forge made a decided change in Norm ' s fu- ture. But the change did not affect his interest in music, as his leadership of the NA-io shows. His favorite sport is bas- ketball, in which he has turned in good performances. What astonishes all of us is that one man, and not a very big one at that, can possess so much energy. If you can imagine someone with a keen sense of humor and yet, at the same time, moody, a musician and an athlete combined, a Red Mike who is at times a Snake — why, that ' s Norm. Varsity Basketball 41, 4; N 3, 2, i; Cap- tain i; Varsity Track 2; MA-io, 4, j, 2, i; Leader 2, i; Musical Clubs 4, 3, 2, i; Hop Committee 3. Pai.o Alto, Caiji-. There is evidently something to this talk about " Sunny California. " Brad seems to have acquired from it a calm and level disposition that is so rare. It may have been the sight of ships shov- ing off out there that gave him his am- bition to travel. Until he came to the Academy, Reno was Brad ' s frontier to the East. But he did not join the Navy to see the world. He was a member of rU e f BRADFORD DeWITT ARTHUR the California Scholarship Society, and justly so too, for he won his appoint- ment via the Naval Reserve examina- tion. Brad is deliberate in all he docs ; will- ingly he sacrifices time in order to be right. His keen appreciation of fine things is evident in his enjoyment of good literature and classical music. One can often find him in the swim- ming pool in the afternoons or on the tennis courts. According to Brad, the weather in Maryland is never right ; he insists the Academy should be moved to the Vest Coast. A true California outlook! Battalion Swimming 3; Christmas Card Com- mittee 2, I. Coi.quiTT, Ga. When " D " gets around to it, which will be in the very distant future, he is going to bring suit against one of our leading movie compaiues. He claims that he was lured into this institution by the happy life portrayed on the sil- ver screen. The call of the sea brought Wats from the leading city of soudiwest Georgia — C ' olquitt. At times he seems quiet, but on the cruises he always was very much alive, as will be remembered from the parties in Paris and Caracas. Don has never been known to worry about anything. Youngster year aca- demics threatened a little, but with an almost unnoticeablc burst of speed he left them far behind for good. Ath- letics have never had a great attraction for Don, but he has become most pro- ficient in all types of indoor sports dur- ing the stay here. Whenever you need a fourth at bridge or a bowling partner, give him a buzz because he ' s just the man you want — if you can get him away from his bunk drill or ever present mag- azine story. DON WATSON .Xiwi ' our, R. I. Jolm caiuc to Aiiiia|)olis i ' roiii ilic town he lias so romantically tilled tiic " ( ' ity by the Sea " ' Otlicru isc known to us as X( ' W|)oit . lie was already iainil- iar with the . a y through his inan ' contacts in Newport, and he carefully built his fomidation for entering the Naval Academy ; after a little engineer- ing dilhculty in regulating liis temper- ature and pressure to i)lease the Medical Board, he finally achieved his goal. Through his good nature and sense of humor Jack has made friends with practically everyone. In tlic meantime, he has also acquired a record number of nick-names, among them J. ,)., Jig, J-square, Pete, Double-Jig, and even Jack. His classical observation on the whole academic course is that " it was all fruit. " We shall never be able to forget Jack ' s ability to tell sea stories with the best of them, and sliall look forward to that time " w hen two or three shall meet, and old tales be retold, " when we can hear him start the ball rolling with ' ' Re- member the time back at the A cademv. Boat Club. JOHN JOSEPH KIRWIX 237 Oregon, III. Herb is one of those rare individuals who go into everything they do with en- thusiasm and zest. Ever the optimist, he is continually amazing people with his cheery greetings at such unorthodox times as reveille. His interest in every- thing has not prevented him from be- coming expert in athletics, amateur radio, sailing, and hop committee work. The mean figure he cuts at every hop, together with his artistic inclinations and abundant energy, account for his suc- cess as hop committee chairman. Ev- eryone in the class will agree that he did a superb job on the Ring Dance. Herb left his mother, father, two younger brothers, and a beautiful sister in Oregon, Illinois, to go to Cornell Col- lege in Iowa and then the Naval Acad- emy. He brought with him and retained a desire to learn and succeed. His only weaknesses have been women and a daily attempt to break up all the furni- ture in the Hall with a lanky Irishman who insists that he " isn ' t big enough. " C. C- cJ i e-» ' ' M3 i.fc Minneapolis, Minn. It ' s after taps. On the other side of the room Ed stops drumming some pe- culiar rhythm on the head of his bunk and begins the inevitable bull session. During our three years together these nightly conversations, often lasting un- til the small hours, have revealed much about his background. His parents, his two charming sisters, and his two big brothers, his home, and the year he spent studying electrical engineering at Minnesota, all received their share of discussion. But Ed talks little about himself and his past. He has developed too many interests to be thus limited ; consequently he can easily bring sports, sailing, amateur radio, sociology, women, music, religion, and a wealth of other subjects into the con- versation — often with a novel, but very sound viewpoint. Here we met on com- mon ground and developed a compan- ionship that we enthusiastically shared in every interest we found, in every activity in which we took part. iMONAAw- East Dennis, Mass. A tall rugged Cape Codder is Hop, born with a fishing line in one hand, a tiller in the other. Ask anyone in East Dennis, Massachusetts, where the fish run ; he ' ll refer you to Everett Hopkins. Here, we know him as the modest lad who is just a little bit smarter than the rest of us, but who doesn ' t want it known. Plebe year he went out for crew ; youngster year, he was unde- cided ; but second class year, his apish instincts started him climbing the rope. Now he is so proficient at it that any monk would envy his ability. Girls? Hop likes them all, is in love with none. His only reason is that he hasn ' t found any girls he considers worth his time and money. But the day will come when one of the sweet young things will corner him. Hop ' s happiest moments come when taps assures rest for another eight hours. And, O yes, he would undoubtedly have starred if he hadn ' t tried to memorize the Nautical Almanac. Football 4, 3, 2, i; Wrestling 4, j, 2, i; Radio Club 4, j, 2, i; Hop Committee 2, i. HERBERT EMIL WEYRAUCH Football 4, J, 2, i; Radio Club 4, j, 2, Pres- ident i; Basketball 4, 2, B Squad. EDWARD CHARLES SVENDSEN Crew 4; Wrestling j; Gym 2, i; Pistol j, 2; Boat Club 4, 3, 2, I. EVERETT STEPHEN HOPKINS 238 LOUIS POISSON DAVIS, JR. JAMES ALBERT CURRAN DANTE RUDOLPH MARZETTA At Large Like his middle name, he took to the sea . . . Lou ' s background of travel is entirely Navy. Switzerland developed his ability on skiis ; Honolulu gave him those screaming shirts that blaze his trail home ; and France gave him the envied ability to astound the French in- structors. Early in his Academy career, the primitive instinct to climb possessed him. Now Lou can prove that it takes a good ape to scamper up twenty feet of rope in 4.0 seconds. Lou ' s approach is announced by anything from an imi- tation steam whistle to the haunting strains of " Little Sir Echo. " Once it took the spreading action of a lemon meringue pie to prove that it really was " Boots " who had entered. Second-class year, Lou showed his spark as a radio- man. His radio developed rapidly until it fairly bristled with impressive-looking switches. With pluck and determination, Lou pulled sat twice, proving that he had been misunderstood. But all the hon- ors of academics couldn ' t change that jolly good nature. Gym Team 4,j, 2, i; c;.At; Company Pistol J, 2; Expert Pistol Shot. Boston, Mass. Al, known to his friends as " High Pockets, " " Pop, " Shorty, " etc., hails from Boston, the home of baked beans, broad " A ' s " , and the intelligentsia. Way back in high school Al began try- ing to get into the Academy. Luck was against him for several years, during which time he entered the Naval Re- serves at the Air Base at Squantum. Out of high school, Al set to work, first with the State Highway Department and later in the Navy Yard at Boston. While he was there he attended night classes at Boston College. Finally, he passed his entrance examinations to the Academy and has been a leader in his class ever since. Al is particularly fond of week-end hikes through the countryside. During the week, he can be found working out in the gym, and is certain to be found waltzing around at the hops. Vice President of the class, 1 is al- ways good for a ready pun or a riot in the corridors. His unfailing sense of humor makes life a bit more bearable for everyone. Radio Club 2; Battalion Gym 4, 7, 2, i ; Sub Squad; Company Pistol 3, 2: Vice Pres- ident 3, 2; Battalion Soccer 4, ;j, 2; Varsity Soccer i; Plebe Crew; Battalion Crew j, 2. 2y - .. . . a Oglesbv, III. Mars was a working man before he entered the Academy. He mixed with the best of them at the Lehigh Cement Company. It was in a department store, however, that he acquired the glibness with which he announces the " Whiskey Special. " At La Sallc-Peru Junior College he was president of his class. Mars looks quiet and business-like, but he is a match for anyone ' s antics or puns. His avocation is collecting pieces of string, boxes, buttons, gadgets, or anything that " might come in handy someday. " When he was faced with the company officer ' s ultimatum that all boxes must go, he was momentarily stunned. He is always doing something — for one thing he can turn out letters faster than a foreign propaganda ma- chine. On the athletic field one will find Mars snagging flies for the baseball team or running in headlong |)ursuit of a soccer ball. Radio Club 2, i; Plebe Baseball; - ! " Squad Baseball ;;, _ ' .- Battalion Soccer . . , ' , _■, i ; Foreign Language Club 4,j, 2. 1. 239 - • -f C J . e t -? Elizabethtown, Ky. Warren (or better known to his close friends, " Hutch " ), came to us with all the loyalties of a true Southerner, de- vout in his beliefs, sincere in his ideals, and proud of his heritage. He spent his boyhood as many of us did camping, hunting, making a name for himself in local and college athletics, and looking for an occasional flame from amongst the beauties that live hidden away in the Kentucky hills. At the Naval Acad- emy his quiet and easy going manner, his kindness, and his consideration for others have made him a highly appre- ciated friend and roommate and a con- stantly sought-after companion. His keen mind has put him up in the top flight ranking among those famous 4th Battalion bridge aces. Most of his lei- sure time has been contributed to sports ; his lanky frame enabled him to become an almost infallible pass receiver, even though we ' ll never let him forget that 50-yard one he dropped on the line. But misfortune will never bother Hutch, for his days are too full for that. Pelham, N. Y. Football; Basketball B Squad; Track. DAMON WARREN COOPER Dinty ' s early life was free from worry and care. His prized possession was an English Setter that followed him faith- fully over the gentie hills of Westchester. Sailing became his greatest love after he was introduced to the facination of the " frost bites " of Long Island Sound, and the tears of experience which have fol- lowed have left him a finished sailor and a practical seaman. The Naval Reserve ga ve Dinty his ap- pointment to the Academy. Since his DAVID STANLEY MOORE entrance he has turned his attention principally to athletics, and adopting a totally new sport, he developed into a Varsity Lacrosse player. If his eyes will only prove to be as able as his body, he has decided that the Air Corps is the place for him. However, obstacles nev- er bothered Dave too much and he will be equally successful in almost anything he decides to do. His good disposition can not be more satisfactorily proved. He has lived in harmony and peace with the same hard-headed wife for three and one half long wintered years. Football 4, J, 2; Wrestling 4, j; Swimming 2, i; Lacrosse 4, j, 2, i; Lacrosse " N, " 2, i; Boat Club 3, 2, i; Vamarie Crew. WALTER PATRICK MURPHY BOONTOON, N. J. " Sound of f " , mister. " " Midshipman Moiphy, fourth class, sir. " " Where are you from, mister? " " From de South, sir. South Joisey. " These words her- alded Pat ' s entrance into the Navy. Not only Pat was sworn in but a keen sports- man, a refreshing humorist, and, above all, a friend. Walt ' s lively interest and participation in Navy ' s major sports have earned him a flock of friends. His rhythmic Fred Astaire routine gives rise to no small wonderment as to why he refused Ziegfeld ' s offer. When not out for football, baseball, or wrestling — eat ing occupies most of his spare time. The canteen never counted it a suc- cessful day unless " Rhythm " has been around at least twice. The trees would have a negligible crop if they had to de- pend on the " Murphy, W. P. " yield. His genial and humorous nature has palpitated the hearts of many a fair damsel. A locker full of chow, a room filled with laughter, and riches of un- derstanding — what more could a room- mate ask. Football 4, 3, 2, I, NA ; Wrestling 4, 3, 2, I, NA ; Baseball 4, 3, NA ; Boat Club 2, i. 240 KENNETH MacLEAN TEBO Hmx Marlboro, Mass. Ken doesn ' t have to say much before one is sure that he is from Massachu- setts. When he left his " garden spot of the world, " he brought with him the " Boston bean hop " which made plebe year ' s dancing lessons superfluous. It is seldom that he has missed a hop. Ken ' s joy was realized when second class year came and with it a radio that had but two adjustments — off and " full blast. " It is not unusual to see him leaning back in a chair, smoking a big cigar, and listening to a hot swing band. He is always ready to take it when the tables are reversed. He has constantly been two jumps ahead of the academics, and his lone Exec department entangle- ment of note resulted in a one week cruise on the Reina for the hideous crime of smoking before breakfast. Although he likes to picture himself as hard on the plcbes, his good humor, thoughtful- ness, and happy manner make him pop- ular with all classes. He ' s more than a pal — he ' s a real friend. Battalion Football 4,3, 2, r; Battalion Wres- tling 4; Boat Club 2, i; Stamp Club 2, i; Company Softball 2. ,(P At Larck " Luke " was born the son of a salt ; he was born in Norfolk as a Navy Junior and never stayed in one place as little as in Norfolk. A typical Navy Junior, he has been around the world, yet probably does not know the color of the American Indian. Ambition (irst came when it was de- cided that the only profession to take was that of a policeman. At least he stuck to the brass buttons. In his first few " teens " he mastered ROBERT PHILIP LUKER, JR. ' V UUxAtC model making, and then he was mas- tered by women. He went to Culver Military Academy and graduated with the class of 1937. Shortly afterward he lost his ring and joined the Navy, just twenty-seven years after R. P., Sr. Along the athletic way he spent four years wrestling, had a bit of Battalion lacrosse, and played tennis on his own hook. He is most famous for the Luk- er-Werth radio station " IPD, " which played records for us when there was no music. Plebe Wrestling 4; Varsity Wrestling ' 2: Battalion Lacrosse j; Company Pistol j; Company Rife 4. 241 Al.KXANDRIA, ' . " Life !)cgiiis at foity, " it is said, but to young j. .Maury with iiis vaiHl Tlust spirit it began at five! it was then that he m() c(l out v cst to a little oric-horsc mining town tiiat had grown up from an old freiicli trading post. The aiied activities of Holy Rolk ' rs, Ku Klux Klan members, moonshiners and wildcats, along with frefjuenl (Aclones, floods and mine fires " kept life from becoming ioo dull, " as he might say. His interests early centered around traveling : a fact which is very important for his entire youth was spent in travel- ing, particularly in South .America. Following his return from South America, circumstances finally required that he settle down to the dreaded hum- drum task of finishing school and pre- paring for the career that had so cap- tured fiis imagination. He entered the Academy from the Naval Reserve, and has survived without surrendering his characteristic individualitv. Musical Clubs 4; Battalion Wrestling 4, 2, Battalion Track j; Battalion Lacrosse 2, Battalion Soccer i. J. MAURY WERTH GUISEPPI MACRI - A CuOuJ Watkins Glen, N. Y. George came to the Navy from Wat- kins Glen, New York, and has since been trying to make the Navy come to him. While aboard the Richmond in San Diego, he turned his talents to signalling, study- ing, and making liberty boats. Al- though he became most proficient at the latter, his studies led him finally to the Naval Academy. From the outset, his career as a mid- shipman was destined to become out- standing. His love of bull sessions, which his sea stories invariably domi- nate, and his genius for remarking the unusual, have made him a place in 41 ' s hall of fame. He will long be remem- bered as the man who had a classmate ' s coat altered radically to fit himself George is a football player, music lover, humorist, and out-and-out Snake. He hasn ' t missed a hop since Youngster Year! Other than a few minor run-ins with the academic departments, most of his troubles have resulted from his continu- ous but fruitless struggle to make the system fit his ideas. Flehe Football; " 5 " Squad 3, 2, i NA. OLIVER SCOTT DWIRE w : ;i i, r :_ OxNARD, Calif. Scott hails from the eighth wonder of the world — that amazing state of sun- shine and orange groves — and that does- n ' t mean Florida. Oxnard was the lo- cale for his earlier endeavors, where dramatics and the presidency of his senior class occupied his time. First taste of the sea came from the sea scouts — Scotty reached the rank of Eagle, then retired as an honorary member. Turn- ing down an appointment to West Point, he enlisted in the Navy and three years of fleet duty on the U. S. S. Lexington gave him a fine foundation for the prac- tical side of the Academy. From plebe to first classman, Scott has not lost that cool, unexcited, omnis- cient air — completely unruffled no mat- ter what turns up. Outside formations on cold days were his pet aversion, drag- ging his favorite extra-curricular activ- ity, baseball his favored mode of putting out ergs. Unpretentiius, sincere and sympathetic, Scotty will always be " one of the boys. " Little Rock, Ark. The closest Adam had been to the sea before he entered the Naval Academy was in a leaky, flat-bottomed rowboat on the Arkansas River ; so it is quite un- derstandable why he didn ' t acquire his sea legs until first class cruise. That three month ' s jaunt in the Atlantic and Caribbean last summer qualified Rollo as a real salt water man, a qualification which will probably remain valid until he sees duty on a destroyer when he may again be afflicted with that dreaded midwestern disease — mal de mer. Adam received his pre-Annapolis physical brace at Marion Institute and his mental brace at Little Rock Junior College. With this background, wheth- er or not he would have starred had he not boned Cosmo is hard to say because he didn ' t indulge in that pastime. In- stead the midnight oil was burned oc- casionally to excellent advantage. We ' ll all remember his tact and even temper and above all we ' ll never forget his friendly smile. Battalion Wrestling 2; Company Baseball 2; Black ]V ADAM WILLIAM DeMERS Baseball 4, j, 2. 242 EVANSTON, Il.I.. When Bob entered the Aeadcmy in the summer of 1937, he already had five years of military training ; so this phase of the Naval Hfe presented no new prob- lems for him. As for academics, he was provided with a substantial background of two college years, but his happy-go- lucky nature administered little aid to this fine fovmdation. He possessed the ability to excel, but was satisfied with an average mark. Bloat enjoyed all sports. Much of his time the first three years was spent on the football squad as a guard. It was in B Squad Lacrosse, however, that he was outstanding. During recreation hours, holidays, or on the cruises he could always be found with a small group of his friends. Earl, Milkey, and the Barkecp, and as Bob greatly appre- ciated music, his best friends will still admit that his favorite tune was the " Beer Barrel Polka. " Because of his ever present good na- ture, manliness, determination to follow his own convictions, and his charming wit and humor, he should succeed. Football 4, 2 NA ; Class Crest Committee; Company Representative 4; Lacrosse 4, 2, NA. ROBERT WEESE MARKER CHARLES HARRISON CARR HAROLD WILLIAM CALHOUN :%e .. l- c L Z L .» u - : - -- Fairhaven, Mass. Fortunately, it was not long after graduation from high school that Char- lie decided to forsake printing for a career in the Fleet. The sea-going en- vironment of his home " down Cape Cod way " had an important bearing on his choice. Time proved the decision to be a happy one. After two years in the Fleet, he turned in his holystone and drew instead a slipstick and an armful of books at the Midshipman ' s Store. A keen, discerning brain has enabled Charlie to excel in academics with a minimum of effort. In addition, a strain of inventive genius came to light in the midst of Second Class Ordnance. It would not surprise us if his name should become attached to something besides his commission. Charlie is not averse to hard work and has a knack of getting things done expediently. Restless by nature, he longs to get back to the Fleet. An in- veterate realist, he knows what he wants and how to get it. He has his eye on Navy wings at Pensacola. Plehe Gym 4; Boat Club 4,j, 2; House Com- mittee J, 2; Company Pistol j, 2, i; Rifle, Varsity 2 NA ; Track 4. Niagara Falls, N. Y. Cal was once a subject of His Majesty, the King of England, being born in Toronto, Canada. His family forsook Toronto for better things, however, and moved south to Niagara Falla. After graduation froin high school he took command of a lathe in the C Carborun- dum Company. Shortly afterwards he began his naval career as a Sea Scout. Since his arrival at the Academy, Cal has held his course at a steady speed. Despite the occasional appearance on a tree, he has not lost his amiable person- ality. Qiiietly and successfully has de- feated all the exams that counted. ' I ' hat is the way Cal is — his outstanding traits are a level head, a calm bearing, and persistence — a good man to ha e on the bridge in tough going. His athletics are a recreation rather than a business, Init he is still a hard man to handle in any sport. Loyal to an attractive locker- door photograph, he drags only on ex- tremely rare occasions. He is Pensa- cola-bound, but where cr he goes, we want him for a shi|)mate. 243 !»?? JOHN WERNER PALM ri£4«. Defiance, Ohio As a civilian John enjoyed himself by driving his " gang " around in his " model A. " But his hours spent in fishing upon the Auglaize River in Ohio gave him a yearning for the sea. Having graduated from high school in Defiance, he en- listed in the Navy to come to the Naval Academy. With one day ' s sea duty in six months of enlisted life Swee ' pea ' s climb to the top began. Here, John has shown great interest in cross country, the sub-squad, and Time Magazine. His name is in gold over in the Bull Department as the win- ner of one of the annual Current Events competitions. A big husky fellow, John ' s pet weak- ness is food. He is quite allergic to " cans, " their stabihty not being up to his exacting standards. So Pensacola is his ambition. Basically Swee ' pea is a " Red Mike, " but his attendance at social functions, always in the company of a member of the fairer sex, proves his appreciation of the finer things of life. .J(B CXAJ-e CHARLES WILLIAM LYNN, JR. C .CS . College Park, Ga. Popeye ' s laudable ambition is to go to Pensacola so he can get nearer to heaven. Popeye came here from a lieutenant- colonelcy at G. M. A. He had a few stiff battles for 2.5 ' s, but leave usually found him on his way to Atlanta. The regulation concerning vehicles has re- sulted in hiding his great talent for fast bicycling. (Though it ' s a secret, there are medals to prove that!) At the Acad- emy wrestling early took Popeye ' s in- terest and held it. When unavoidable difficulties hindered varsity work, he gave the battalion team five regular points every meet. At home he treated his wife to the pleasant aroma of rum and maple in his pipe. The convenience of his chair to his bunk brought out a weakness for securing. The plebes all took their troubles to Popeye — and forgot them to the music of his pickup. Popeye believes in freedom and the rights of man ; and he has a deep con- viction that life was meant to be en- joyed ! Chattanooga, Tenn. If there is excitement, Ed is in the middle of it. He invaded the Academy like a storm, and there has been a storm around him ever since. As he is a rough and ready son of the South, it is natural that his main interest here should have been wrestling. Because of his friendli- ness, good nature, and ready smile he makes friends wherever he goes. But there is a deep mystery concerning Ed and the fair sex. Try as we may, we can ' t pry the straight dope out of him. EDWARD TALAIFERIO BOWER He is definitely a " Red Mike, " and en- tirely from choice too. What a man! We hope to be around when he falls, for it will be an event we ' ve all been waiting for impatiently. Food and sleep are his two weaknesses, and he always manages to get his share of both. With his broad sense of humor, he is the life of any party. He is looking forward to Pensacola and the air corps and, having the right qualities, he ' ll make it, we ' re sure. Cross Country j, 2; Manager Cross Country i; Tennis 4; Battalion Track. Battalion Wrestling 4, j, 2, i. Wrestling 4, 3, 2; Battalion Soccer 4. 244 Albany, N. Y. One cold December day in St. Peter ' s Hospital in Albany a mother looked at her new-born son and little suspected that she beheld what was to be a naval ofiicer. But the word academy must have had some psychological effect, for after finishing grammar school, Spud obtained his high school training at the Christian Brothers Academy and from there came to the Naval Academy. The times Spud has dragged at An- napolis can be counted on the fingers of JOHN DIROLF MALONE one hand, and his interest in eating and sleeping leaves no place for women in his life. Those puns of his require some time for thought and a certain amount of energy replenishment. His professional interest lies in ma- chinery. To date he has not failed to take anything that came his way apart just to see what made it run. He likes to think that he is pretty good at getting it back togetlicr again. Watch for him, walking alone at a breakneck pace in some foreign port, or in his home town whistling to himself. (k)VI.N(;T()N, Kv. " Three cheers for Kentucky! " says Roger, even though he was transplanted into Ohio later in his life. The change was a sore one but did not effect him enough to dampen our many hilarious study hours. His violent mistreatment of studies was not " sacri-studious " be- cause of his natural brilliance and his philosophy that one must taste often ot the pleasures of life in order not to forget how to enjoy them. One of his impor- tant pleasures was lying in bed usually preceded by an almost morbid propen- sity for sloth and procrastination which he could never fight off. His energy when exhibited, was ruthlessly used up- on sailing, the radio club, football, and giving out the dope on the pari-mutucls. His mania for electrical switches utterly covered our room with them. We never knew what they would turn on or off un- til the pudding was tasted, but it af- forded a marvelous outlet for his ener- gies. All in all he was a swell boy for a roommate and he ' ll always be a perfect friend even in need. Football 3, 2; Italian Club j, 2, i; Boat Club 4,3, 2, i; Radio Club 3, 2, i; Battalion Lacrosse 2, 2, i. ROGER HURST ALLEN ( ' .oiNcii, Hi, Ills, low A in i(); ' ,7 ol " Don Icll Iowa. I licic and then Iowa lost and . a ' v gained. While not writing Icllers to the ladies one in particular siip|)oitiiig the l)ook oi the Month (Hub, or giving cigarettes to the plebes, Qiiig managed to ic.id those shiny books on the shell suliicieiitly to stand high enough to just miss being a star man. For two years he lived liap- pily, usually several jumps ahead ol the F,xecutive and Academic l)e|)artments. He never was the type who would let athletics come before a (|uiet thoughtful session on the bunk, but second class year some one happened to say that the N Dance would jirobably be line, so of Don slashed his way to a position on the fencing team and won his X -thereby making all concerned very haj py. Ol ' Don could always be depended upon to lend a helping hand to some less bril- liant classmate. .Ml in all he is a fine fellow with whom to live -and more cannot be said or asked. The L()(; 4, 3; Fencing 4, 3, 2, i; Dago Club 4, 3, 2, I. DONALD F. QUIGLEY 24S c a. Latrobe, Pa. That first time we saw ClifF during plebe summer was truly an amusing sight. There he was, attired in new white works, which were too big even for his two hundred pound, six-foot-one frame, and a white hat which covered his broad forehead. " Who is that big fellow, " we inquired of our classmates. " That is Kiki Lenz, " was the answer, " a big back from the coal mines of west- ern Pennsylvania. " At this description we conceived him to be a slow-witted, coal-heaving lug. We never knew then how wrong we were. People are attracted to Kiki by his jovial, good fellow attitude, but his sin- cere offer of friendship and his above- board dealing hold them. However, the best compliment we can pay Cliff is to say that he immediately dismissed from his mind any petty quarrel or mis- understanding. What incidents will we remember? — his incessant singing in that rich bass voice and his cutting the paper in two parts in that steam exam. May we pipe you aboard our ship some day. Cliff. Baltimore, Md. Good old Moose — six feet three inches of good naturedness. A pair of broad sloping shoulders, a wasp waist line, and two of the longest legs in the Academy give him the appearance of the he-men of western Pennsylvania, but such is not the case — he came all the way from Baltimore to join ' 41. Smitty started his naval career early sailing boats in most of Baltimore ' s mud puddles. Smith sen- ior noticed his son ' s salty prowess, and brass buttons followed after graduation from Forest Park High School. Biggest problem confronting Moose at USNA was sleeping at the proper time. You ' d always find him turned in right after dinner, and despite time checks from his roommate every five minutes, he ' d still be pounding the pillow at taps — thereby making 0430 reveille a daily necessity. Frequent bundles of chow made Moose ' s room a rendezvous for all hands. The goodies never hurt Moose ' s ability as varsity basketball center be- cause they disappeared as if by magic. . V VC Xi-« C ' t.M Providence, R. I. Costy came from the capital of our smallest state. Providence, Rhode Is- land, but this small state claims some great Navy men — among them Oliver Hazard Perry and Frank Costagliola. He is one of the few who knew this Navy before he came to Annapolis be- cause he had made a reserve cruise. But that didn ' t weaken his spirit — he came on anyway. Plebe year he earned stars and academics offered no troubles. He thought once or twice the eye exam might get him ; so he began prepping for the final test by staying away from movies first class cruise. Costy took great interest in the Log ' s advertising staff and exam weeks would find him turning out business letters while others were boning. Besides man- aging the lacrosse team he played bat- talion soccer and was vice president of the Dago Club. He always made the varsity when the sub squad season opened. Ever outstanding have been his characteristics of modesty and con- sideration of others. Football 4, J, 2, I, N ; Track 4, 3, 2,N; Radio Club 2, i; Boxing 4, j, , N. Football 4, J, 2, i; Basketball 4, j, 2, i, N. Log Advertising j, 2, i; Battalion Soccer 3, ' 2; Lacrosse Manager 4,3,2, i; Dago Club 4, 3, 2, I. CLIFFORD ALTON LENZ CHARLES WALTER SMITH, JR. FRANCESCO COSTAGLIOLA 246 PIERRE N. CHARBONNET, JR. JOHN C. STANLEY VANCIE H. HUDGINS Tulsa, Okla. In a riotous bull session or on horse- back swinging a polo mallet, Pete ' s at home. His yen for horses leads into lengthy discussions of his Arabian stal- lion in the Southwest. Pete, the sub- ject of continuous abuse and blasting, is easy prey for quick-witted slander — having accumulated during four years such regimentally famous titles as " Bon- net, " " Numa, " and " The Face. " Having a yen for the classics in music, his room is strewn with records. Mis- cellaneous clothes add to the confu- sion. Beneath the pile of gear, Pete can be found, madly throwing things and screaming " Lost five dollars — sure I threw it here! " Hotchkiss-schooled, Pierre has an ex- cellent background, finds academics easy by applying little more than native smartness. A restless spirit, he dissipates part of his energy galloping around the football field and the rest locating things in the tangle of gear continually hiding his desk. Good old Sundays having three hamburgers and a movie — that ' s Pete. BooNEViLLE, Miss. Casting aside the life of the country gentry of the deep South, Johnny en- tered upon his Navy life with a couple of laundry bags around his neck, and a gleam in his eye ... a far cry from the leisurely Southern life of Booneville, Mississippi. Prepared for Navy life by Columbia Military Academy, he had military aspirations, but was thrust in the thankless post of platoon guide, where he contented himself by singing Dixie and giving rebel yells at infantry. Johnny fought his way through plebe steam, but since has found academics more pleasant. He has been an invet- erate Snake, furnishing many hops with lovely ladies. His Academy accomplishments were in B-squad football, plcbc tennis, indoor rifie, and the Ring Committee. Johnny really enjoyed the cruises. Water was scarce in Paris, but Johnny bought his in bottles . . . enjoying himself yelling, " Garcon, bring mc some I ' eau! " He paints great pictures of the future, combining Naval life with fine saddle horses, hunting dogs, and a wife. . -c:? Spartanburg, S. C. From leisurely life in old Spartanljurg, deep in South Carolina, ' ancc won his appointment to the Academy by com- petitive exam. Our first glimpse of his lanky form showed him fearfully and rapidly stowing gear in the locker. Sailing free through plebe year, he be- came a master at infinity sitting, and also was always making social calls on the upper classes. The cruise had its moments for ' ance — some of them big ones. He ' ll never forget Paris. Guess he learned a little aboard ship, but he beat the system by spending many days in Sick Bay. Vance was the battalion hero young- ster year when he won the baseball championship by knocking a home run in the ninth to win by one run. Invisible hands forced ' ancc to for- sake the books and hit the hay. Well, we ' ve had our arguments, but it has been four years of fun with it all, and I ' ll remember it always early taps, fights uith Pete, and together trying to beat the svstem. AMEN. Battalion Football 4, j; Battalion Baseball 2; Footballs, I NA ; Outdoor Rifle 4,3 NA. Tennis 4; Battalion Football 3; Indoor Rifle 4; B Squad Football 2; Ring Committee. Battalion Baseball 4, j, 2: Ihilliilioii Foot- ball 2. 247 Ocean City, Md. From Ocean City, Maryland, to An- napolis — with various detours — is the trip Mike took coming to the Academy. His high school days were spent in Ocean City, where he made a name for himself as a baseball player. Time off from school was occupied in deep sea fishing during the summer and duck shooting during the winter. After Mike graduated from high school he was urged to join the Navy to try for an ap- pointment to the Naval Academy. He went to Norfolk first — then to San Di- ego, where he played the part of strong arm man for the fo ' c ' sle divisions on the USS Cincinnati. At the Naval Acad- emy Prep Class in Norfolk, Mike studied for the exams, and July 8, 1937 found him a member of the class of 1941. Burpo ' s main interest in sports is foot- ball, but he can always take time out for a swim. Mike ' s most likable trait is an ability to get along with everyone. Following graduation, Mike has his eye on a pair of wings after a Pensacola training. Baseball 4; Football 4, 3, 2, i. CHARLES LEE BURBAGE South Pasadena, Calif. A firm believer in " the hard way is the best way, " Jack relinquished his po- sition as quartermaster striker on the U. S. S. JVew Mexico to become a mem- ber of the class of ' 41. No sooner had the first year started than he began to render aid to those in the academic mire, which resulted in saving many of them from a meeting with the Academic Board. When the new yawls came to the Academy, he became nautically in- clined. During a steam drill one after- JACK ANTHONY LaSPADA noon Jack studied for the exam and be- came a senior member of the Boat Club. Performances in numerous races estab- lished his reputation as a sailor. After a year on the cross country team, he decided to limit his athletics to workouts in the gym. Seldom does an afternoon pass without his appear- ance in the weight loft or on the wres- tling mat. Long will be remembered his cheer- ful smile, his magnetic personality, and the friendships he has established at the Academy and in civilian life. Cross Country 4, Language Club 4, 3, 2, i, Radio Club 4, j, 2, i; Boat Club i. BENJAMIN C. BYRNSIDE, JR. Oak Hill, W. Va. He can be noticed anywhere, even in a crowd, by his walk, which he de- veloped at West Virginia University. He always looks a little sleepy and usu- ally is. Life at the Naval Academy has changed Ben very little, except to make him work harder on Dago. His wit lies in his hilarious manner of telling a story. He is well-balanced physically and mentally, never extreme. After taking a whack at most of the outdoor sports, he settled down to an indoor one, Bull Sessioning, as his favorite. Well, maybe he did get a " block ' 41, " but he really spent most of the time resting it on the sunny side of the bleach- ers. He hated " Plebe tea fights " but made a pretty good showing at all the hops. His best dragging is done on leave when he can wrap himself up in a natty tux and step on the gas. Doc can get a laugh out of any kind of a situation. We all appreciate his sense of humor in a life that certainly needs it. Trojck 4; Company Representative 2. 248 FRANK OHLER LEIGHTON Los Angeles, Came. Frank ' s plebe year chant, " If I were out at the club now, " gradually taken as a matter of form and finally forgotten with the wonders of rates, hops, and dragging. " Foo, " naturally conscien- tious toward all subjects, was able to find a happy balance between work and play. He was an athlete in an executive sense for his interest in tennis led him to a managership even though he could play a bang up game. His hobby is photography. His collec- tion of clear cut black-outs is locally famous. Frank ' s attitude toward regulations is unique. He sincerely believes that ev- ery regulation is made witli a definite purpose, but as yet he has not been able to discover the purpose! Not that he hasn ' t had the time, for many after- noons have been spent with a rifle. Frank is naturally straight forward and reserved ; he is dependable and like his name is often times humorously Frank. (il 0 a4 Knoxvii.i.k, Tenn. Four years have gone by, but they have changed Chris but little -except in physique, the result of a varsity post on the gym team. Unchanged are his ideals. Unchanged, too, are such cliar- actcristics as a constant " mislaying " of gloves, cap, or fountain pen, and a con- sistent habit of spending his i huch |)ay in February. We can think of no better way to de- scribe Chris than to picture him burst- ing into the room, coat flying apart, and MALCOLM WINFIELD CAGLE tie waving its frazzled ends in his wake. From one hand his books fiy in the gen- eral direction of the desk, sweeping ink bottles, ash tray, and clock before them. With the other hand he sweeps up that always-waiting letter from Her, and, without stopping for breath, leaps into his bunk to devour it. Malcolm ' s inuisual ability to make lightning-cjuick decisions will stand him in good stead in today ' s high-speed world. cti years Iroiii now, I want lo rc- inemhcr .Midge sitting in the room with a skag in his hand, o (isi c(l Ircl |)|-o])p((i on the desk, gri ' cii cycshade iianging disnialiy o cr his eyes, and steel-rinnned glasses riding prccariouslv on the far end of his nose, ' jherc he sits, running his hand thiDugii his slowlv disap|)earing hair, liis long, gangling figure sagging in the chair, and a fai- away look in his bright blue cncs. .May- be he ' s thinking of all those wonderful days of leave s|)ent in the .Massachusetts woods, or ol his home and family in the thriving metro|)olis of H()|)edale. (3r perhaps he ' s thinking of the future and the plans he ' s made for it. Most likely, however, he ' s trying to figure how he subtracted 4 from 19 on that Na -P- work and got 13! I want to remember how he defended our eight-inch radio speaker, Boston ' s broad A ' s, Yankee women, advantages of smoking, and weekend w atches. Full of humor and optimism, Don has an un- ruflled serenity that is a delight to find in this Navv. Track 4, j, i ; Boat (.la ) 4, 2, 1. DONALD R.WMOND Mn:)GLEV Tennis Manager i , i. Plebe Basketball ; Tennis; Varsilj Gym i; .Xeu ' s Editor Lot;. 249 WILLIAM LEADER CONLEY Superior, Wis. Three easy years of college life in the land of " Babe the Blue Ox " and the desire to prove that Annapolis is better than West Point resulted in Bill ' s at- tending the Naval Academy. Then the total war came. Unlucky shots from the academic departments had Bill ' s deck ' s awash, but the smoke cleared, the holes were plugged and Bill was the winner. Recreation found Bill prancing and dancing, either on the diamond or at the hops. The times he did not drag were bad times for his dragging friends, for he was always on hand to waltz away the lucky gals. " Now here ' s a record we ought to get — just listen to that band, " always meant red ink in the ledger for that week. But don ' t let that fool you : he can talk about anything — and does, too. After taps, he leaped with agility from one topic to another, his roommate agreeing for the sake of peace, harmony and sleep. Those serving with Bill in the future will appreciate his congeniality, sports- manship, and sense of humor. Football 4; Baseball 4, j, 2. VICTOR DELANO Cj..iVg P „ Salina, Kans. Vic ' s consistent avowal of the super- lative merits of Kansas speaks well for the Sunflower State, for he has been no mean traveler. That travel must have had its educational effect for Vic routed the academics in the opening skirmish with an ease which has left them at his mercy. His willingness to use his aca- demic ability in helping less gifted class- mates undoubtedly saved him from their ire during second-class year when their little escapades unfailingly appeared in print. The truth is that when politics, reporting and even tennis failed to di- vert him, Vic just had to turn to a bit of salty biography. Dragging with Vic has been the ex- ception rather than the rule. He has been content to achieve social distinc- tion on leave when less restricted. His social success is attested by the fact that he is equally at ease whether at a swank deb party or backstage at a New York show. A consideration of Vic ' s abilities makes a prediction regarding his future seem superfluous. Tennis 4, j, 2; Battalion Cross Country 4, j; Press Detail j, 2, i. Paterson, N.J. It is said that " God helps those who help themselves. " Leon stands as an example of this maxim, for he entered the Academy from the Navy without enjoying the benefit of prep school training. Since entering he has easily maintained a good academic average, not through intensive study alone, but by a keen, instinctive analysis of the matter at hand. His academic work, however, does not prevent him from having a great in- terest in athletics — particularly wres- tling, swimming, and gym. This flare for sports, in spite of his frequent so- journs to the hospital for repairs, can perhaps be traced to a youthful emula- tion of Tarzan. In his gentler moments Leon can be found reading some classic by Tolstoy or Dostoevski, or a book on his hobby, mesmerism. He frequently entertains the battalion with his soulful crooning or with some music from his violin. A very versatile person, this son of World War Paris. Battalion Wrestling 2; Battalion Gym 4. LEON GRABOWSKY 250 SlIEI.RYVII.I.K, InD. Crasli, slam, bang! But before the last echo of his " blitzkrieg " jive, a la light shade and furniture, has left your shat- tered ear drums, he is deep in his " super- sack " with the latest " Amazing Stories " — stolen from the Corrider Boy ' s locker. A hoosier Hot Shot from Indiana ' s tini- est hamlet. Bud takes to the big town ways with a vehemence. Perhaps that is why he is one of the Icather-slingingest lightweights that ever put on the gloves for Navy, as well as one of the most en- ergetic dancers that invade Dahlgrcn Hall. Another Bud lurks, however, under that effervescent exterior — a contradic- tion to the madcap devil of no cares : a Bud entranced by the beauty of Tschai- kowsky and Franck, a Bud who barkens to Balzac, Tolstoy, and Maugham. It is this Bud you see in the evening twi- light, eyes on the horizon and pipe smouldering, planning a golden future — a future that will be his, for not even the fates could suppress the energy, per- sonality, and self-confidence of Bud. Battalion Crew 4; Boat Club 3, 2, i; Boxing NA 4, 3, 2, I. PLEAS E. GREENLEE, JR. RICHARD GLEN HILL ( a;V Carterviij.e, III. Richard, a son of Illinois, is a worthy representative of that state. He lived his early days in Southern Illinois where he attended Carterville High and spent two years at Southern Illinois Normal University. His academic record shows that he is a brilliant student for he stood one in his class at both schools. He probably would have been a successful professor at some college if a Congres- sional appointment to the Naval Acad- emy had not turned his career in that direction. Dick, having lived so near the Mississippi, has always had an ad- miration for boats, rivers, and the sea. Dick loves nature ; he has spent many hours of his youth scouting with his friends and admiring Nature while he fished on the banks of a creek. Dick is a hard worker ; he takes his work seriously and never ceases until he has done a good job. He always has a cheery greeting for everyone. His sin- cerity and good humor make him a cherished roommate. His ability, com- bined with his nature, will make his career one to be admired. Boat Club; Radio Club. 251 MOFFAT ROSS PLAXCO, JR. . e. %. " Louisville, Ga. ' A- Moffat is a true Southern gentleman. He comes from Georgia, and is proud to be from that state with all of its heri- tage of the Old South. Red has quite a lot to remember from his pre-midship- man days. He attended high school at Louisville Academy, where he was quite an athlete, specializing in swimming and tennis. He had a year of college at Georgia Tech, and he would jjrobably be on the way to being a successful en- gineer now had not an a])pointment steered his course to the . aval .Acadeniy and the career which had been his boy- hood ambition. He liked making boats and testing them in trips down the Ogee- chec River. He likes nature and the out-of-doors, and is quite fascinated by Indian lore ; he had spent many hours at his hobby of collecting Indian relics. In a like manner, the Navy ' s strong ap- peal to him lies in its promise of a life in the open at sea. His easy-going congeniality makes Red an ideal roommate and an endur- ing friend. Tennis 4, Manager j: luiltalioii ' hniiis 3: Hospitality 2. ROBERT LOUIS BAUGHAN, JR. ?.: iX AJLh Huntington, W. Va. Bob first got his sea legs as a member of the Sea Scouts back in the hills of Huntington, West Virginia. From the very beginning of Plebe " ac " year he showed the academic departments that he was a man to be reckoned with. The end of Plebe year found him wearing stars. Both Youngster and Second Class years he just missed starring chiefly be- cause bad eyes forced him to cut down on the studying. Bob was always able to find time for extra-curricular activities. Plebe year he took an active part in the Musical Club shows, and as a senior member of the Boat Club, he enjoyed many week- end ketch trips. He was Circulation Manager of Reef Points. In sports Bob concentrated on Lacrosse, being a member of the Plebe squad and B squad. Quite a bit of his spare time, particularly on weekends, was spent in Dahlgren Hall enjoying the hops. He very seldom stagged. All in all four years with Bob have been very enjoyable and we hope we will be shipmates again some day. Lacrosse 4, 3; Boat Club; Reef Points; Stunt Committee. GEORGE MELLOTTE HAGERMAN -y t£ y ' r cuf Richmond, Va. He is not the flashy type, but after close association, one realizes that there is something decidedly appealing about him. He very rarely asserts his phi- losophy of life, but he has one which stands him in extremely good stead. His definite ideas on the Navy were formed long before he came to the Academy because he worked hard to get here. After he entered he varied his endeav- ors with several extra-curricular activ- ities. As far as studying is concerned, he was about average ; as for playing, he did his share. The Boat Club was his big interest, and he could command a ketch well. Being Business Manager of Reef Points kept him pretty busy most of Second Class Year. The side horse on the gym team and dragging took care of the rest of his leisure hours. As for his disposition and congenial- ity, all that need be said is that four more years as his roommate would be a pleasant assignment. Boat Club 4, 3, 2, i; Skipper of Crocodile i; Business Manager Reef Points i; Gym Team 4, j, 2, i; Battalion Lacrosse 4, j. 252 Baltimore, Md. If you want something done, see Broke. Radio fixing, extra instruction in almost anything but Dago, and above ah, fooling the eye chart by squinting. Perhaps Broke ' s fondest memories at the Academy are ketch trips filled with in- cidents he alone can best relate. They are really good : so get him in a corner sometime (you gals) . His athletic prow- esses include cross country (for we used to chase him) gym, a la horse, and a super game of lacrosse. I doubt if there L. BROCKENBROUGH ENSEY was a man at the Academy who was run more by his roommates than Broke. But he could dish it out as well as take it, for congenial Broke always had a ready re- mark to back up his usual calm self The plebes ' friend (?) too, for of 800 plebes, 799 knew Broke — or rather Mr. Ensey. They have profited, though, as have those who have been around him. A strong believer in rates, Broke has the Navy at heart and unless that farm out- side of Baltimore gets him, the Navy has an A-i man. Cross Country, Gym Team, Lacrosse, Radio Club 4; Lacrosse, B Squad; Radio Club 3; Marking time for ist Class Tear. e ?r? Augusta, Maine I ' hc fact that Pcni comes from Maine is soon appreciated after one has heard him speak. A true Yankee, his disposi- tion remains imru filed l)y the daily grind. When he came toward tlie South, he gave up ice hockey, his favorite sport. Second class winter he showed us that he hadn ' t forgotten anything about skating. Running cross country, managing the swimming team, and playing baseball kept him busy the first year. Second PEMBERTON SOUTHARD class year found him participating in dinghy sailing and acquiring a great love for his " bunk. " Any time after eight thirty during evening study hour he was likely to become restless and be- gin to eye the bunk. Even at that he hasn ' t had to worry much about aca- demics. Fern will be famous for a small bit of advice which he himself always fails to observe, but which he expounds freely : " Love ' em and leave ' em, and don ' t forget to leave ' em! " Cross CounUy 4: Baseball 4, j; Swinimiiit Manager 4; Sailing N, 2, i; I. 6 ' . 1 . R. A.; Boat Club J, 2, I. ()(;di;n, Utah " Have a cigarette, have some chow " — Utah ' s little man is offering a friend a bit of western hospitality. I ' .arl ' s friendliness and congenial iiaiidsliake have made him one of the most p()i)ular and best known men among his class- mates. He works hard and plays hard. For four years the football gridiron has found Earl out in all his glory. Some- times it appears that he may have missed his calling, for when it comes to bartering or bargaining, he is right there. In a party or a group Earl can always be found as the center of attrac- tion. He has a manner of enjoying himself thoroughly whenever a little time for relaxation appears. Second class summer found him the proud owner of a deluxe flivver, which made many an overcrowded and rushed trip to Washington and back. In spite of Earl ' s many friendships in the East, his real love awaits him back in Utah. Up- on leaving the Academy there will be navy men who are hoping someday and someplace to be a shipmate with Earl. Football 4, J, 2, I NA ; Radio Club 2, i, Boat Club 3, 2, [. EARL JEANNEY ROWSE IjOSION, . 1 s . Boston ga ' c the . a al A( .hIciiiv " Jig (icoigc " ;ni(l, with his ■■hciici lo c (lian to icccivc " |)oli(y, ga c ri ' .colc Xavalc a (|iii( ' t, iinassiiining, Inn-joxing four years of life. Jack bioiight with him a lo ' c of the sea, common to most good iiostoniaiis, and he lias inothercd it along with niimcions k -t( li trips, star boat vciitiiics, and (|uict sailing in knockabouts and halfraters on the Se - ern. A real home loving sort, Jack rarely ventures outside the grim gray walls of the Academy except when it ' s an ab- solute necessity. So he finds lots of time for tennis, golf, sf|uash, swimming, the Boat Club, and letter writing. Books require very little attention liom this savoir. Seldoin given over to boundless en- thusiasm Jack means w hat he says, and anyone receiving his praise is worthy of it. He possesses the characteristic Xew England shrewdness, rugged ness, and inner warmth. Four years with " Jig George " have shown us a real classmate and a true friend. Boat C lub ' j, 2, i: Reception Coinuiitlee y, Ballalion Football 4. JOHN GROVER MESSER 253 " 1 6. - cJLl H L, ' yne i Egeland, N. Dak. To hear Jack tell of it, his name in the old days should have been the " Da- kota Axe Man, " but he ' s reformed now and no one need longer fear his tend- ency in that direction. If diversity of interests means anything, Jack has a lot on the ball — and facts bear this out. His interests are varied, ranging from books to handy work, but his strong suit is technical work. Sketching, machin- ery, thermodynamics, electricity, or nav- igation — take your choice. Jack can get them and gets them well. He is re- served, sincere, determined, and capa- ble ; but don ' t be fooled by his reserve — his sense of humor is a humdinger. His greatest hobby, and the one he enjoys most is cabinet making. There ' s a gleam that comes into his eyes when he ' s wielding a tool that makes him look like an ad personifying contentment and relaxation. If he ever gets out of hand, just give him a gentle reminder of his axe-throwing days, or better still, his arson days, and he ' ll soon return to his normal self. New York, N. Y. If you see a little fellow breeze into your room with a pipe in his mouth and a smile on his face, that ' s Jo Jo. He may start talking about New York, the one and only city in the world, or Macy ' s, but usually he gets going on one of those sea stories that every salt likes to hear and tell. Jo Jo has a trait which is very con- venient for his roommate. Regardless of how scarce chow may be among the youngsters and plebes, he can always find a piece of cake or a couple of cook- ies for a forenoon lunch. Joe ' s struggles with the math depart- ment were hairbreadth to say the least, but he finally emerged the victor. On the other hand, he was quite a dago savior and always lent a helping hand to anyone less fortunate than he. With this spirit of cooperation and his in- tense love of the sea, he is bound to make a naval officer that any skipper will be proud to have aboard his ship. Washington, D. C. Though scion of a long line of West Pointers, the lure of ships and the sea proved too much for Bill ; so he broke with the Army and joined the Navy. Being an Army brat, his pre-Academy travels included most of the Army posts in the East and Middle West and Pan- ama. It was in Panama, while watch- ing ships of the fleet passing back and forth through the Canal, that Bill first came into close contact with the Navy. And, ever since, things pertaining to the sea : sailboats, ship models, and sea stories, have been his chief interest. However studies may pile up, he is al- ways able to find time to sail when the boats are in the water and there is a good breeze. No Red Mike, Bill drags an outstanding selection of femmes, mostly fellow Army brats. Bill ' s chief ambition is to become an aviator, but subs rate high with him too. Ship de- sign also intrigues him. No matter which field he chooses, we know he will be successful and well liked. Gym Manager 4, j, 2, i; Math Club Secre- tary 2, i; Lucky Bag ; Boat Club 4, 3, 2, i; Tennis Manager 4, 3; Radio Club i. Quarter Deck; Wrestling; Plebe Summer. Boat Club; Race Committee; Battalion Sail- ing Team. JACQUES BAUER HADLER JOSEPH MARKS WILLIAM FRANCIS HEAVEY, JR. 254 GEORGE EDGAR BRANDT, JR. ARCHIE REID FIELDS JAMES WILLARD JOHNSON U jlu.. _Jj n Norfolk, Va. If you want to learn the intrigue of the Orient or the glamour of Singapore, come around and have a bull session witli " Whang Poo. " In a delightfully illuminating style he can tell you of such things as earthquakes in Japan and ty- phoons in the far Pacific. Only once has George been a little upset — and it wasn ' t the time he found himself with three drags during second class summer. On youngster cruise in London while a guest of the Duchess of Gloucester at a polo match, a kindly lit- tle man in civilian clothes made friends with him. Cicero was very familiar with the gentleman until he was intro- duced as Admiral of the Fleet Sir Roger Keyes, Commander in Chief of the British Navy! George ' s savoir faire has extended to the problem of maintaining a creditable class standing while keeping three com- plete albums, reading widely, working in the Trident Society and Stamp Club, and continually entertaining a host of good friends. .... 7 Whitesburg, Ky. Arch is a quiet, dark haired, rosy cheeked, young man from Whitesburg, in the mountains of Kentucky. As a po- litical appointment to the Naval Acad- emy was not available after graduation from high school, he enlisted in the Navy in order to try it from another angle. Boot Camp at the Great Lakes Naval Station, Communications School at San Diego, the U. S. S. Arizona a cruise on the Texas, and battered white sides of the Reiyia Mercedes gave Arch a varied picture of the Navy before he was faced with the hardest duty of his young career , Plebc Summer. His interests are those of an average young man. He likes to dance and is seen at most of the hops. And along with the dancing goes a love for music, both swing and classical. But to really know Arch you should ask him to go fishing. It is his favorite sport. Arch gives you the impression of quiet forcefulness. In him ambition is com- bined with determination. The effect has been steady progress. Johnny hails from the " Sooner State. " ' Though born in Chickasha, Oklahoma, he received most of his schooling at Lawton, in the same state. Lawton is just about four miles from Fort Sill ; re- sult — Johnny decided to enter the Naval Academy. Johnny graduated from Lawton High School in three years and went to Clam- eron Junior College at Lawton. Two years there gave him his college certifi- cate ; and that plus a third alternate appointment resulted in a midshipman ' s ranking in the U. S. Navy. His first two years at the Academy were a grim battle with the Language Department (French), but he rode out the storm, and since then has had no trouble maintaining a good standing. As to his likes, swimming takes first place. Next to that comes dancing, for which many a " Na y Drag " can be thankful. Vouonlv Iiave to meet. Johnny to real- ize that he is a " regular rellow " ; you have to know him to realize that he is driven on bv a restless aml)iti()n. Stamp Club 4, 3, 2, i; Trident 2, i; Bat- talion Track 2; Fencing 4, j. Fencing 4; Boat Club 3, 2, i: Musical Club Show 3, 2, i; Glee Club 3, 2, i; Choir 2, i. 255 C CA- ' yt ' CLt-rui MoNTiCELLO, Ark. As the smoke pours forth from that Arkansas corncob Hank concocts his favorite pipedream — ship a thousand miles at sea, no gals, and no studies, just peace and solitude. When we first came here we found that Hank was one of those fortunates from the fleet who knew more about the Navy than most of us. Ask him about the " Qiiincy " and a gleam will come into his eye as he begins telling you a tall story about those wonderful days. And as for the women — Hank was one of those outstanding Red Mikes of the class. It was not until the end of Second Class year that he began to weaken. At that time a dark eyed beau- ty from the Southland led him from his chosen manly path. It is rumored that her culinary skill was most powerful in her campaign. With academics Hank usually waged a bitter struggle — it would seem that the other side was winning, but he was often tried and never found wanting. May it ever be thus. Lucky Bag ; Black N . HENRY McCLOY EASTERLING Loup City, Nebr. Where the Loup River winds devi- ously through the parched corn fields of Nebraska lies Loup City (pop. 1,640), noted because it gave the Navy Bob Mathew. Bob left the home town golf course, theatre, beer parlor, and the cro- quet court on the front lawn to become a midshipman, and from his perpetual smile evidently enjoys the new life. That smile is set in the middle of a round face, giving the fitting nickname " Moon. " Moon always manages to stand lower ROBERT HENRY MATHEW, JR. in the class than many of the collision cases, and he ' s been on the wrong side of the fence with the Executive Depart- ment on numerous occasions, too, but you will not find a man with fewer ene- mies. That happy smile and the voice tinged constantly with laughter make you love him even if he ' s playing a prank on you. Bob did New York all alone on his first visit second class summer, and that ven- ture alone provides him stories to laugh over which, combined with many other escapades, will make him a jolly com- panion in any wardroom. Football 4, 3, 2, NA ; Black N FRANCIS FOX PARRY fvuuici-F { c OJ AJd Philadelphia, Pa. It ' s hard to write this piece — to tell the things you ' ve learned about Dick in four years and to please him in doing it. Moon started wrong but truthfully when he said Dick was born 500 years late ; he only means Dick is an incurable romantic. Perhaps his beloved books have made him wish for more than gray-walled, winter days, but at least he has done something about it, and re- sulting adventures mark him as most individual of midshipmen. His best hours were spent swimming in Eastport with Grabbo, practicing holds on Andy Ball, waiting to be back in the hills of Pennsylvania. What will his roommate remember best? It ' s in those best of minutes in a long day when, ready for bed, he opens all windows wide in an already freezing room, and by the dim glow of the table light he takes his last fond look in the mirror and, with a flex of his Adonislike shoul- ders, says, " I ' m tremendous. " Football 4; Lacrosse 4; Black N . Wrestling 4; Tennis 2. 256 ALLAN LLOYD FELDMEIER .7 4 vKjc «r " Little Falls, N. Y. Allan ' s outstanding, broad-shouldered physique, further accentuated by his spindles, which he insists are his drivers, made him quickly a class character. Unusually good-humored for a strong man, big and easy Basic has long been choice running material for all who are not frightened by his missing fang. The Spider is renowned as 41 ' s chief gun- decker. Naturally reluctant to extend itself, Allan ' s mind is slow but comprehend- ing, often surprisingly shrewd. An in- dividual thinker, he has read far and deeply. But there is another Allan. For be- neath this rough, seemingly indifferent exterior there is a lad longing for the beauty and peace of his beloved Mo- hawk Valley. Perhaps not too long hence, quiet Little Falls will find Allan, slightly vaster of girth, returned to the haven of his youth, who with foaming Utica Club and gnarled corncob close at hand, " sits quiet-handed in the fading light, ere night. " CiADsDKN, Ala. Vliat is the fust thing we notice about Steve? It ' s his famous smile. It wins for him friends, gals, and extra points at the gym meets. Perhaps his smile is the refiection of all the Florida sunshine he has imbibed, for it was in sunny, carefree Florida that he spent his early days. In addition to the usual boys jobs of selling papers and working in a grocery store, he also handled one of his father ' s laundry trucks. He was destined to take over his dad ' s string of GEORGE STEPHEN MORRISON Football 1,2,3, 4, ; Black N . laundries, but Steve fooled Dame For- tune by coming to the Naval Academy instead. Though his favorite sport in those clays was swimming, a natural one for a " Gator, " he already had a liking for gym. On home-built apparatus, he went merrily swinging. Now, he is still swinging on the rings of the gym. He tries his best to swing on the dance floor too, but just can ' t manage it. Instead, he casts spells over his partners with a constant cheery ciiatter and that afore- mentioned smile. Gym 4,3, 2, i; Reception Con niilfee j, 2, i; Cheer Leader i; Compaiiv Representative 4, 3, 2; Hop Committee i. I ' illl ADKLI ' HIA, Fa. Only a lew of his classinatcs would recogiii .c ilic rather impressive name, (Hyde Colhimoi-e I-Jmes, ji., because he is known to almost everyone as " Joe. " As the story goes, the title " Joe " dates back to the liine when " Jf)e Bush " was the mighty iMiila(leli)liia pil( liing star and C. C. ' s j)articular idol during his baseball-minded days. Since then his interest has shifted to boxing, crew, and — uh —canoes on Spa Creek. Joe spent all his pre-Na y days in and around Philadelphia and is never (|uile in his element until he is back among the bright lights. He is a confirmed " big-city " man, but none the less, re- gards his country friends from the South with a benevolent tolerance that reflects his Yankee broadmindedness. Smooth, bland, and affable, entirely url)an, he wears clothes well and smokes a j ipe with distinction. But under his debonair finish Joe hides an enthusiastic appreciation of the joys of life ; he is particularly fond of music and dancing. (nxw 4, J, 2; Battalion Boxing 4: Movie Gang J, 2, i; Reception Committee 2, i. CLYDE COLLAMORE ELMES, JR. 257 LIONEL ADAM COLLINS, JR. 4=6 Port Arthur, Tex as Ski came into the world in 1918 ; born of wealthy parents he scorned their financial aid, worked his way through high school and two years of college ac- cording to the general line of chatter. You will have to take his word for that bit of information gleaned from a rich foamy froth of chatter. He has a strong build and a pair of broad shoulders that don ' t come from tossing cream puffs around ; so there must be something in the story of wrestling with cases of that Good Gulf lube oil. An impartial ob- server would note that he called a halt to this work mania of his on entering the Academy, or at least within fifteen min- utes after stenciling his last suit of white works. The result, however, has been the storing of a vast amount of energy, small bits of which he expends in week long spasmodic attempts to star each quarter. The rest of the time is spent in easy conversation in which his broad " a " constantly belies his native Lone Star State — that is, if he is awake. FRANK GARRARD EDWARDS yj . V « » i l Key West, Fla. " Looie " claims Florida as his home state by virtue of the fact that that is where he makes his home on leave. Any number of states could claim him, for he has lived in a great many of them. No, he ' s not a Navy Junior — he is an Army " brat. " He never starred in aca- demics, but the reason is not his reading Cosmo, for Cosmo is seldom found on his book shelf It might be said that he is endowed with a " practical, rather than academic " mind. One of his absorbing hobbies is tink- ering. At the expense of a clock and some other miscellaneous equipment, he has developed some very scientific gadgets — such as a device to cut off a radio at taps. It would be idle talk to try to predict Looie ' s future in the Navy, but we can say that he is a classmate we will always be glad to meet in the fleet. ( Ard cL L. Conimicut, R. I. After a year at Brown, in Providence, Rhode Island, Bob gave up collegiate life to come to the Academy. With difficulty he tolerates Southern customs and the cold Maryland weather, find- ing the latter more severe than that en- countered at home. Despite the con- stant influence of a variety of accents, he doggedly retains his broad " a ' s. " Another pride and joy is his collection of pipes ; he has at least one from each country visited on the cruises. Each pipe has its tale, whic h he is glad to re- late if you have the time. The circulation department of the Log found in Bob a very capable man. Quiet and efficient, aided by a ready sense of humor, he handled all requests and complaints. In sports, he favors soccer, lacrosse, and squash. The Fourth Battalion teams can always count on him to be in there fighting for them. Somehow he finds time to write home three times a week without fail. Such punctuality, tempered with an easy- going nature, will serve him well in life. A good Navy man. Basketball Manager 4; Log 5, 2; Reception Committee j, 2; Battalion Lacrosse 4, j, 2; Battalion Soccer j, 2. ROBERT DOUGLAS MACKLIN Crew 4; Musical Club Show 4; Cross Coun- try 4. Christmas Card Committee; Class Crest Com- mittee. 258 Washin(;ton, D. C. In the true Navy Junior fashion, Mon- ty learned his ABCl ' s in Panama, his arithmetic in San Pedro, and his geom- etry in Washington, D. C. But, varied as his education has been, it has been good ; for lie whiles away exam week reading novels. Studies are not the only things that come easy to this chap. Half the year he plays soccer, the other half he is over in Thompson Stadium doing the 440. When he is not running, he is busy taping up a teammate ' s leg with a finesse that makes even the corpsmen envious. As a member of the ring com- mittee, Monty had a lot to do with the success of our class ring. He seems to take all these things in stride with un- ru filed calm and a good humor. He finds relaxation on the decks of the yawls and at those Saturday night affairs in Dahlgren Hall. He rarely misses a hop, and it is not the punch bowl that at- tracts him either. We like him best for his infinite pa- tience and his suave simplicity. Soccer 4, 3, 2, i, aNf ; Track 4, j, 2, i, NA ; Ring Committee; Company Tawl Crew. HOWARD H. MONTGOMERY, JR. ROBERT LUNSFORD SETTLE Norfolk, Va. He hails from Norfolk and friends call him Doc. He certainly cUdn ' t acquire that nickname for his heart-healing abil- ities — he breaks them. Even the Nor- folk girls can ' t resist him! Bob started to stand out early. An Eagle Scout with the Silver Palm, he learned seamanship first liand as a sea scout in a motor boat of his own build- ing. He was national secretary of the high school fraternity Tau Delta Tau and quarterbacked two teams, the Ter- rible Winona Condors, and the Fighting Ghent Wildcats. Then Doc came to the Academy. With his chin stuck forward and with his usual grim, determined walk, he stepped into our lives. Too light for varsity football, he starred in battalion football, track, and yawl racing. Bob has made many friends here, but he isn ' t leaving them behind upon graduation ; for once you have won his friendship he treasures it above all else. WAYNE MOWRER NEWPORT u J Davenport, Iowa " J o h n ny W a y n e, oh! Johnny Wayne. " Now where he picked up that name, no one knows, but whenever you hear it, pictures flash into your mind of lowan corn fields, crossed rifles, lacrosse sticks, football gear, and last but not least — pretty girls, and among these scenes was Johnny Vayne, quietly se- rious, but with an ever ready, infectious grin. Some of Wayne ' s achievements were but continuations of life before coming to the Academy. His N on the rifle team was not the result of four years training here alone. He shot a con- sistent " high gun " on the Davenport High School R. O. T. C. Rifle Team. Wayne ' s military training as well began in this same R. O. T. G. in which he rose to the rank of Lt. Clolonel. Most of Wayne ' s time was taken u|) in knocking an amazingly small bullseye out of a target at fifty feet. He was elected Gaptain of the Nav Rifle Team as a result. But to know him is to know that success will follow him wherever he goes. Battalion Football 4, 3, 2, i; Wrestling 4; Track 4; Battalion Track j, 2; Boat Club 2, j; Yawl Crew 2 and i. Company Pistol 3, 2, r: Qjidrtcrdcck Society 2, i; Small Bore Rifle . , , ' ) ' , - ' . , Captain N ; Battalion Football 3, _•, .• Battalion Lacrosse j, 2, i. 259 FRANKLIN FOREST PENNEY WILLIAM JOHN ROGERS, JR. 4iiuMt f ' £mi(j -- —- f. Cleveland, Ohio Hailing from the Buckeye state, Frank chose the Naval profession because of his distinct urge to travel and because of his sea blood inheritance from an an- cestral sea captain. It was thus that the class of 1941 gained an additional member of note. Frank ' s very quiet and ever pleasant personality has won many friends among us. His light brown hair and blue eyes, combined with his personality and his ability on the dance floor, account for his being seen frequently at the hops es- corting pretty young girls. We all had intentions of starring plebe year and so did Frank. However, he didn ' t quite make it and once we even came close to losing a good man. Frank, however, had that final ounce of men- tal ability to outwit the academics. Though no star athlete, Frank has participated in soccer and crew. In the spring his interest turns to hiking, sail- ing, and tennis. Willy first showed his handsome head in St. Louis, Missouri. He finally set- tled in Tacoma, Washington. It was there that he felt the call of the sea and made up his mind to become a naval officer. Having come from a land of giant trees and big men, the land where crew is famous, Jack decided to try his hand at an oar. Youngster cruise, while row- ing on the whale boat crew for the U. S. S. Texas, he hurt his back. As a result, he has been forced to be a mem- ber of the radiator squad ever since. Buck has held his own with both the academic and executive departments. Once the academics scored, but he made a comeback that rocked them back on their heels. The score since then has been in his favor. His generosity with the brownies from his O. A. O. will leave a lasting impres- sion. However, it is his friendliness, good nature, and very cheery greeting that will keep Jack in our memories. Demorest, Ga. Tall, well-built, and serious in appear- ance, " Grabba " at first seemed too mili- tary for our Navy. Previous training in military schools in Georgia had given him a brace and posture still not at- tained by most of us. In spite of his rugged appearance and quick temper, he is normally quiet and usually easy to get along with. His activities at the Academy have been confined chiefly to battalion athletics, including football, basketball, and track. His first love in ARTHUR ERNST HOLDT the line of recreation is the movie, and it is a rare liberty indeed in which he doesn ' t include one. In spite of the fact that he possesses all the snakelike qual- ities that attract women, he seldom drags. " Grabba " has proved the worth of his intelligence, personality, and general all around ability in the years spent here. To wish him success is unneces- sary, he will earn it. Let ' s just say thanks for the pleasant memories you have given us, " Grabba. " Soccer 4; Battalion Soccer 3, 2; Battalion Crew 3, 2. Soccer 4; Plebe Crew Battalion Football 3. Track 4; Basketball 4; Battalion Football 2; i; Battalion Track 3, 2; Battalion Basket- ball 3, 2; Battalion Boxing i. 260 4 i LaCrosse, Wis. Micky has that suave air that is char- acteristic of almost all university men for he spent two years prior to entering the Academy at the University of Wis- consin. His days there must have been full ones, for while he can tell you many a story about play and fun, still there are the many jobs he held while in the university. Here he gained that wealth of experience for dealing with people which has served him so well at the Academy. At the Navy Academy, FRANCIS ALBERT RILEY Mick has contented himself with mak- ing friends and doing some battling with the sub squad. A foot injury ruined his chances of a promising track career, but he accepted it in accordance with his Irish temperament. With a permanent twinkle in his eye, Mick has had no trouble making friends. Yet, t here is a bit of stubbornness in him that makes one feel that here is a man not to be stepped on. We are confident that Mick will not need " the luck of the Irish " to make a successful ofiicer. Bradiord, N. H. " Up in the Eranconia Mountains God Almighty lias hung out a sign to show that, in New England, He makes men. " Proof of these words is found in the person of " Bunk, " the " Bradford terror. " Additional proof may be found in the testimony of any of the men he has met during his very successful box- ing career here at the Naval Academy. This lusty son of the mountains has been batting away at the world since he first started to crawl. His first co- herent words, " He only has two hands, hasn ' t he? " were an apt prophecy of his never - say - uncle method of going through life. His frequent, but not serious, tangles with the powers-that-be, academic and executive, show his abil- ity at both getting in and pulling out of trouble. Even if he had the opportu- nity, he could not sit by and consider fife from the side of the road. Unless he is in the middle of a struggle, be it sports, studies, or some hard-to -convince per- son, he is not happy. Boat Club 2, i; Prop Gang 4; Boxing 4, 3, 2, I bNt; Battalion Football 4; Baseball 4, 3,2. KENNETH LYNDON BROWN Plebe Track. Oxi OKI), . ' . ' I ' licrc was nuich rcjoic iiig, a c, and many huz .as in the home of S(|iiire Han ison uj)on that memorable o( c asion which marked the entrance into the world of our v avy-haire(l hero, Ric hard Francis Harrison. ' I ' is said that he first talked when only tv o weeks old and the first intelligible word he said was, " Fruit. " ' Tis also said that when they lo(jk a blood count of our frientl at tlie tender age of six years that his blood contained, even then, twenty percent salt water. " Very unusual " was the doctor ' s learned comment. Little did this doc- tor know how nearly correctly he had indexed Harry, one of those fellows who will give you the combination to his confidential chow locker and who goes out of his way to make you entirely happy. A little Irish blarney, a dash of Eng- lish logic, a winning smile, and you see " Phidipp " in a nut shell (or out of it). Lacrosse Plebe 4; Lacrosse B Squad 2, A.I; Choir 2, i; Battalion Football 2; Reception Committee 2, 2, i; Black N. RICHARD FRANCIS HARRISON 26 1 Houston, Texas To find this " long-horn " on an after- noon, the most probable place to look would be the fencing loft, for fencing has been Jim ' s favorite sport. Back in Youngster year he developed an active interest in sailing. As a result he has proved a valuable member of a number of racing crews. Outside of sports, Jim has managed to devote a good share of his free time to the Reception Com- mittee, of which he has been a loyal member. It hasn ' t been often that this Southerner has dragged ; but when he did, he surely showed excellent taste. If a plebe wanted to know the sails of a full-rigged ship or the Commander-in- Chief of the Asiatic Fleet, he came to Bottle, and he seldom failed them. Jim came up from the Navy and started his Academy career as a reserved but de- pendable plebe. He is leaving with his dependability well known to his class- mates and with his capabilities aug- mented by four year ' s training well-re- ceived. Sg iu2..-A, . Si Sidney, N. Y. Dick is the type of fellow in whose company it is always a pleasure to be found. His likable personality is evi- dent to everyone who has encountered him in his natural element. Previous service in the Fleet brought out his ambition to become a midship- man, and he has shown his enthusiasm for the higher things in life in his many accomplishments already. Besides sports and extra-curricula, Dick has several other hobbies worthy of consideration. His collection of pipes show rare smoking taste, and a good round of bridge after evening meal be- comes an excellent sauce for this tall New Englander. Though he enjoys the escorting privileges equally as well as anyone, he remains true to one. ' rJk IS M .r Washington, N. C. r When North Carolina sent Roddy to the Naval Academy, she dispatched with him all those personal qualifications which are essential to a successful naval career. Roddy attended high school in his home town, Washington, where he soon qualified himself academically for the more strenuous training of V. M. I. After one year there the lure of the Navy overcame his military ambitions, and Roddy changed leave address cards from V. M. I. to the U. S. Naval Acad- emy. While at the " institution, " Roddy has centered his extra-curricular attention in the direction of the Boat Club, where the new yawls have provided an outlet for his sailing spirit. Leave is spent " hooking the big ones " oflfthe Carolina coast. " Five hours of fishing with the boys in Pop ' s cabin cruiser, a two hour flake-out session, and then an evening ' s jam session with the girls back in town is the life for me, " says Roddy, as he heads for his Carolina haunt each Sep leave. Fencing 4, j, 2, i; Battalion Crew j; Re- ception Committee j, 2, i. Log 4, 3, 2, Business Manager i; Secretary- Treasurer Class j; Plebe Baseball; Battalion Baseball j; Battalion Football 4,3, 2; Man- dolin Club 4; Wrestling j, Numerals; De- bating Society 2; Reception Committee. Boat Club J, 2, i; Battalion Track 2. JAMES ALEXANDER OLIVER, JR. RICHARD JAMES PIERCE WILLIAM BLOUNT RODMAN, IV 262 LLOYD VERNE YOUNG JAMES H. BATCHELLER, JR. WILLIAM HEID MacCONNELL Eureka, Calif. Some people might call him a Snake, but that is only because he manages to drag more on his monthly insult than they. Lloyd ' s favorite occupation is dragging, but that failing, or in the middle of the week, he enjoys a game of tennis, a swim, a turn around the track, or a ketch or yawl trip. A good book or a game of bridge is his bad weather standby. He has a great capacity for making friends, both inside and outside the Academy that will stand him in good stead. His home port is Eureka, California in the land of the redwoods, and, like other Californians, he doesn ' t want you to forget it. Never very out- standing either way in academics, he is, nevertheless, the type who instinc- tively knows how to handle men. In the Musical Club show second class year as he was cast as the Prince of Pil- sen, and he is truly a prince of fellows. We wish him luck and can hope for nothing better than to be shipmates with Lloyd. Choir 2, i; Musical Clubs 2, i; Boat Club J, 2, i; Christmas Card Committee. CoRVALLis, Ore. Pete knows two loves — acting and the Navy, and plays his part well in either. He possesses a winning amount of hu- mor which matches a rather calculating, even tempered nature. He can boast of being an authority on tennis, drama, and politics — and really convinces ev- eryone. Spring comes and tennis occupies one- half of Pete ' s time ; in winter Mas- queraders and Musical Club take all his time. Between seasons he is a constant source of good conversation and even takes his seat among the pre-study hour debaters. Pete is the proud possessor of a library of popular magazines, and with it he enjoys the envy of the whole battalion. He knows no fear of the Academic Departments : he even in- cludes " dago " on his list of conquered, in spite of a mad battle which came to a glorious end. Oregon is Pete ' s home, and Pete is Oregon ' s best salesman — he can offer any kind of weather for poten- tial visitors and will not admit of any fog, rain, or mist. Tennis 4, 3, 2, i; tNt ; Masqueraders 2, Director i; Musical Club j. Cincinnati, Ohio " Hi, fellar! What do you know? " No matter where you go or what you do, you will always find Mac there to give you a slap on the back and ask you how ' s tricks. He strayed from Cincin- nati, Ohio, down to the shores of the Severn to see what made the nation ' s first line of defense tick. Some way or other he got himself drawn into the system, and now he is helping to keep the " old nyve " ticking. Mac has had his share of the breaks, good and bad, and he has come through on top as one of the most popular men in his class. As well as keeping up his own spirits, he has helped keep up the spirits and activities of the regiment by heading the Midshipmen ' s Activity Committee. Mac ' s no Snake, but he is far from a Red Mike, for he manages to keep a sizable pile of mail on his desk. He ' s a great boy, and fortunate is he who has the opportunity to serve, work, or play with him. Foreign Lanouioc Club . ,■, ' .• Reccplion Com- mittee 7, 2, r: Pistol Team j: Stunt Commit- tee 5, 2, i; Chairman of ' Rei imemn Aeti:- ities I. 263 Boston, Mass. Herb is the typically stolid, even tem- pered, good humored, and dependable New Englander. Only one thing is like- ly to excite him to any extent. Unless you ' re a lover of baseball and hockey, and Boston teams in particular, don ' t get him started or else you will have a long discussion to face. Once each year Herb gets a bad break and is prevented by some reason or other from getting in a full season of baseball. His ardor never cools, however, and he follows his team as seriously as he applies himself to his work. A fairly regular hop-goer since the end of youngster year, we ' ve yet to see him " bricked. " His friendly personality overcomes a natural reserve to draw many friends to him. Herb is one of those people who can always bring a smile when things aren ' t run- ning smoothly and make you feel better in spite of yourself. Along with his steady calm and reliability, these qual- ities should prove him to be a valuable friend and real asset to the service. Baseball jj Battalion Baseball 4; Language Club J, 2; Radio Club j, 2, i. HERBERT FRANCIS LANNON Brooklyn, N. Y. Living not far from the Brooklyn Navy Yard, Bill ' s interest was naturally aroused by the Navy. Not wishing to waste time, he came to the Academy fresh out of high school after first taking time out to establish a record in swim- ming. This record still stands today. Swimming, then, has taken up most of Bill ' s time at the Academy. Many an evening he has almost missed supper formation because he remained in the pool for a last few minutes. But when WILLIAM H. REINHARDT, JR. the long training season is over, he turns to second love — model building. Ask him sometime to show you his models! His collection ranges from submarines to Transatlantic clippers, all actual scale size. Though short in stature. Bill is big in friendliness. He is ever ready to lend a helping hand. He has received many a set-back, but he has usually managed to find some element of humor in it to tide him over. Plebe Swimming 4; Battalion Swimming 3; Varsity Swimming 2, i. HAROLD G. LEAHY . , UZ Norfolk, Va. Binks has been acquainted with the Navy for a number of years. He has observed the service from almost every naval station from Lakehurst to Shang- hai : the Naval Academy was no sur- prise to him. Plebe year he appeared as a promising young wrestler and a fast lacrosse man, but for various and sundry reasons his plans were slightly altered, though he pursued both sports with plenty of en- thusiasm for the following three years. To omit the romantic interest would leave the picture altogether incomplete. Through three and a half years of toil, turmoil, and confusion, Binks and Pea- nut have managed to remain in that stage we all read and hear about but see so seldom to such an extent that many wagers have been made as to the outcome. Professionally, Binks has what it takes to make a good naval officer. Sincere, obliging, and with an ability to meet any situation with the necessary vigor and tact, he ' ll climb right up the ranks. Wrestling 4, j, 2, i ; Lacrosse 4, j, 2, i; Battalion Football 4, j, 2, i. 264 -M u ' — WALTER HOWARD LOUNEY Brighton, Mass. Boston Clharlic, born in Milton, Mas- sachusetts, soon moved to Boston — which he now claims as his home. Living near the sea, Walter got slightly salty before he sailed the Severn. This, and a year at Boston College made him feel pretty much at case around the old Academy. Endowed with a cynical sense of humor, he never orried but took things as they came — he bellowed long and loudly, but it was all in fun. Walt ' s troubles at the Naval School quickly fell into three parts : getting himself up that awfully high rope, con- vincing Massachusetts girls that Anna- polis wasn ' t too far away, and getting enough gravy in his dailies to hold up those exams. The fall months at the Academy found Walter playing battal- ion football and reading magazines ; during the winter it was more maga- zines ; but in the spring the young man ' s fancy lightly turned to thoughts of sail- boats — this was tops. Whether Walter flys, dives, or punches a stadimeter is as yet undecided, but whatever branch, we wish him luck and know he ' ll do well. Plehe Cross Countrj; Batlalion Football 2; Boat Club J, 2, i; Sailing Team 2, i. xMiNOT, X. Dak. Twenty-two years ago. Red ' s parents were blessed with a red haired boml)- shell. When he first learned to talk, it is very probable that he complained that there were not enough little girls in the neighborhood to play with. Four years ago. Rouge emerged from the back woods of North Dakota to en- ter the four grey walls and has been a staunch all-navy man ever since. His addiction to honeymoon bridge during study hour and his atrocious taste in RALPH BAGER CARLSON music aside. Red makes a splendidly agreeable roommate. His favorite re- cordings which he tcrius real " lo s ' down stuff " are enough to awaken the dead. Red ' s favorite sport is baseball, at which he plays a mean second base or pitcher. He ' s pretty fair at basketball too. The interests of Red ' s heart are numerous and he continually mumbles about true love. Rouge ' s love of the Navy is deep set, and the old salt should do well. It is hoped that in tlie future, as in the past, he will always ha c ready a cheery word for the service. Baseball - ; Basketball 4. 265 7 1 li)i lA u ooi), ( : Mil. rorsioii cnicrcd the s -r i( c with a naulical ba( kgiound. His giaiHlfallur held tile now iion-cxistcnl rank o( Com- niodorc. Playing with the old gentle- man ' s sword and listening to iiis stories, Torrey came to luidcrstand the fascina- tion of the naval profession. A deep love has made the inter-leave periods drag by cry slowly at times. The academics have suffered so the daily letter would lea -e on lime. The Ring Dance with its double ring cere- mony cemented his faith. Personally, I ' orsion is a j)retlv fair partner. His athletic efforts are con- fined to brief sessions on the hand- ball court or track, followed by ample rest periods. A good argument is al- ways welcome, particularly on the sub- ject of bridge. Musically, he likes the classics, played very loud and o -er and over again, while he adds his own deep voice to the confusion. But these are the things that make a man different - that make association with him to be remembered. The Log 4, 3; Battalion Creiv , 2. TORREY WADE EATON St. Louis, Mo. Before having any inkling that his fu- ture was to be a sea-faring one, Arthur took a pre-medical course at the Uni- versity of Missouri. Although these studies have not helped him much at the Academy, he has done well scholas- tically. And for this reason alone, if for no other, Arthur has retained the ex- tremely valuable trait of public service. St. Louis can well be proud of Arthur. As long as we have known him, we have never seen him depressed, never dis- heartened, and never dull ; many and many an empty moment has been en- livened by his good natured humor. Whenever a " bull session " is in progress, it is a safe bet that Arthur will be in the middle of it. Applying the philosophy of the maximum results with a minimum of effort to the problem of academics, he has fared remarkably well — although the longing sometimes returns for his good old college days. Arthur ' s ability to make friends has made his stay here a happy one for him and for all of us. Football 4; Battalion Football 2, i; Boat Club; Language Club. ARTHUR MANUAL FINKEL Greensboro, N. C. Entering after three years of college and endowed with a natural sense of in- dependence and congenial irresponsi- bility. Bill found plebe year a bit hard to swallow, but he now realizes that it was just part of the system. Bill possesses, besides his pleasing drawl and true Southern courtesy, a certain " female appeal " which is en- vied by all those who know him. It may be unfair to class him as a Casanova, but we still maintain that his experiences WILLIAM MARSHALL MILLER with the " flying squadron " have had a great deal to do with his success on the track team. Although a good law practice com- bined with politics was Bill ' s first aim, he has joined us all in the more techni- cal life of the Navy, and we hope for as many more good times together after graduation as we have had before. If Bill were to fly the four star flag his first order would be for all hands to enjoy one continuous youngster cruise, some plenty good leaves, with a little neces- sary work thrown in between times. Track 4, j, 2, i; Indoor Track j, 2; Boat Club; Hop Committee i. GRANT A. PALMER, JR. JLhX G aJ Caliente, Nev. One would think that " Rojo, " the impressive — but not too impressionable — red-head from the West, believes him- self to be back in the sheep country from his happy-go-lucky attitude. Actually it is merely " Rojo ' s " aflfable nature that gives him this apparently unconcerned air. Although he ' s not particularly out- standing in any field of athletics, Grant can, nevertheless, well hold his own in practically any. He specializes in Bat- talion football and varsity baseball. Despite these many activities he man- ages to spend his rainy afternoons act- ing with the local dramatic clubs. Sailing was almost his Waterloo for a time until he benefited from some ex- cellent extra instruction in this line. His ability at drill might also be partially ex- plained by his zeal to practice, too, even during recreation on the rear terrace. Generous and likable. Grant makes friends almost in spite of himself Jo- vial, jolly, joking, his outlook on life is as bright as his hair. Baseball 4, j, 2, NA ; Masqueraders 2, i; Battalion Football 2, i; Battalion Basketball 2, i; Boat Club. zee THOMAS ANDREW TURNER LOBELVILLE, TeNN. When " Rosic " was persuaded to put on his first pair of shoes, the neighbors all took him for a " Reve noo or, " and he was forced to forsake his corn likker, shootin ' " airn " and beloved mountains of Tennessee for the cold grey walls of the Naval Academy. Since then " Ro- sie " has become a first-class Snake ; he has developed a remarkable eye for good looking women, and a talent for out-witting the academic department. Although he firmly believes that sleep is man ' s best friend, " Rosie " has never- theless found the time and energy to be out there on the mound winging a few- fast ones over the platter when spring and baseball season come around. Someday this lanky lad will roam the seven seas in the service of the Navy ; yet his thouglus will ever revert back to them thar hills, where the land stands still, does not roll or pitch, but lets a man take a peaceful snooze in the ole corn patch. x )Kii.AND, Ore. The great Northwest sent forth its son with a label postmarked " Army, " but somehow the mail pouches were mixed and Jo found himself entering the por- tals of the Sailor School on the Severn. Since then his life has continued to be confused. This perpetual perplexity combined with a keen wit and exhaust- less sense of humor account for his pop- ularity with all classes. " Jabbo " is nev- er stopped by any situation ... he can WILBUR LOUIS JOBANEK Baseball 4, j, 2; Boxing 4. always be counted on for a laugh. During the four years spent with us Jo found that the fair sex gave him more trouble than the academics. Perhaps this was due to his artistic ability ; he is truly a Petty rival worth reckoning with. A virtual Ooesus, Wilbur can turn any- thing to money. Studies and his artistic abilities cou- pled with some athletic ability kept Jo ' s spare moments busy while lie was not sojourning at the hospital. Football 4, 3, 2; Track 4: Rifle Team 4: Lacrosse 3, 2; The Log Art Stajf: Trident Art StaJf; Masqueraders 3; TRiDENr Cal- endar Art StaJf; Expert Rifle. 267 1 1111 ADI.II ' IIIA, Pa. Always tanned as though i)y a (i()j)i( al sun, " Slew " presents a ruddily ( ii|)|)rrc(l countenance to the world. Ills Hash- ing, ever present smile in such a setting gives the impression of overly abundant good iicaltli, a sense of well l)cing, and an inexhaustible supply ol humor. Born in Pennsylvania, Stoughton " s stork missed his mark because he has definite Southern tendencies. Not averse to work, Stout just can ' t find the time or stir u|) enough ambition ; his should be a life in the shade of a palm with a julep in his hand. However he bestirs himself enoug h to elude the axe of the Academic Department and may be found idling away spare moments on the track or lacrosse field. Whether it ' s the tan, the beaming grin, the indolent, irresponsible attitude, or the never fail- ing good nature, Stoughton certainly holds a fatal fascination for the fairer sex. Whoever lands with Stew after we arc scattered in the fieet can be assured of a good messmate and friend. Basketball 4; Lacrosse 4,3, 2; Winter Track 2; Language Club 3, 2; Boat Club 4, 3, 2, i; Log 4; Stunt Committee 2, i. STOUGHTON STERLING, JR. CHARLES LEROY FEARS LELAND S. McDANIEL, JR. Cl tA 2f! CPC ' ? f .a i Indianola, Iowa Iowa ' s loss was the Navy ' s gain when Chuck chose to follow the sea, but he does not lose track of the happenings in Indianola. The weekly issue of the Cornstalk Clarion arrives regularly and keeps him well informed. Chuck began plebe year by under- scoring the definition of " Red Mike " in his Reef Points but he expressed his growing faith in women by dragging more and more as the weeks went by. Many are the men that enter the Naval Academy from the fleet, but there are few who arrive directly from their ship. Chuck came straight from the " Missy, " and the extra work involved has char- acterized his life ever since. Not con- tent with just getting along, he has al- ways put in a few extra licks for good measure. He is hard working and yet has the facility of complete relaxation when his work is finished. His habits of hard work, perseverance, and concen- tration are analogous to the word " suc- cess. " Battalion Football 2, 2, i; Company Softball 2; Boat Club J, 2, i; Company Tawl Team 2. Sacramento, Calif. Perhaps the friendly smile and ruddy complexion are due to the land of sun- shine from whence he hails, but " Mac " certainly is a picture of truly abundant good health. Numbered among our accomplished gadgeteers, " Stan " keeps the wherewithal to pursue his many and varied hobbies stored in his copious strong box. Able to fix anything for anyone, " Mac " is a worthy substitute for the Master-at-arms. In addition to an infectious, good-natured grin, and a desire to help, " Mac " is one of the few true optimists that are always willing to drag blind, although he claims to have found " the one. " Good books and music seem to be Leland ' s only vices but to them he devotes almost every spare mo- ment. Three years devotion to the " Hell Cats " has given " Mac " contact with the music he loves, and his store- house of knowledge includes Bach to Strauss. He is extremely self-sufficient ; time is never idle on his hands. Con- stantly busy either managing swimming or engaged in his numerous hobbies, " Mac " leads a full life. Boat Club 4, J, 2, i; D and B Corps 4, j, 2, i; Swimming Manager 3, 2, i; Radio Club 4, J, 2, i; Ring Committee. y . a.X L Norfolk, Va. " Daub " is a product of the Navy and, as such has no home except Ban- croft Hall. His friendliness and good disposition are well mixed with a deep liking for literature and the social sci- ences. His manifold interests, his very marked love of luxuries — including soft lights and all that accompanies them — has managed to keep him in a continual state of financial embarrassment. He has never willfully missed a hop, and among the milling crowd at Dahlgren Hall, he can be easily distinguished by his rhumba and his off-key singing. Among his minor manias are a passion for writing and, an ever-ready disposi- tion, likes to argue. His ventures in- to athletics are confined to spasmodic workouts with bar-bells. Yet when responsibilities in this Man ' s Navy are portioned out, " Daub " will be ready to leave his easy going life ashore and assume the disciplined life of sea duty. Wrestling 4; Radiator Club j, 2, i; Log 3. WILLIAM SCOTT DAUBIN 268 (R. u SlI.VKR Sl ' RIN(;, iVll). " Wars ago, a Navy band played . . . and years ago a lad on the curb decided to become a inidshipman. This lad ' s ambition came true only after an inces- sant round of tag with Congressmen, all over Clapital Hill. The lad linally won the chase and Midshi pman Robert Leroy Lcasure took his oath as a mem- ber of the naval profession. Since then, a few of the academic departments have been hot on his trail, but they have nev- er been able to catch up with him. However, his lanky frame may be seen other than behind a textbook. He is a permanent hxturc in the Mandolin Club, and he likes nothing better than a jam session with his guitar. This fellow actually likes infantry drills. You guessed it — he wants to be a Marine. In the Spring he spends his afternoons on the rifle range. All year round he does his best to make all about him as cheerful as he himself. Bob is one young man who knows where he is going and what he ' ll do when he gets there. Soccer 4; Battalion Soccer j; Mandolin Club 4, J, 2, Leader i; Boat Club 4, 5. ROBERT LERO Y LEASURE DAVID MEHNERT SCHELP 7 St. Louis, Mo. Dave was born in St. Louis and has lived in or around that city most of his life. After the usual preliminary school- ing, he spent a year at Washington Uni- versity in the Engineering School. He had an early opportunity to make use of his engineering knowledge when he obtained a post as a County Supervising Surveyor of Roads. Dave has always possessed considerable mechanical skill, and could usually be found working on his car when not otherwise engaged. " Friday " has had a struggle with the Academic Board all the way through, but his good-humored persistence has kept him always on top. Dave ' s extra curricular activities have been confined to ketch sailing, but there he has proven himself to be one of the most loyal Boat Clubbers in the Regi- ment. His only weakness, a tendency of " not getting the word, " has been overcome since his entrance into the Academy, for he is now capable, alert and a con- formist in every military sense of the word. Boat Club 4; Company Baseball 2. WILLIAM STANLEY EARRELL JZ J - aAA ' :i _ , San Die(;(), Cai.if. During his boyhood, Bill was influ- enced by the naval career of his father, and his earliest remembered ambition was to follow in his father ' s footsteps. After overcoming numerous obstacles, he is at last realizing his ambition. Bill is gifted with a deep and sincere love of music, and he utilizes practically all of his spare hours in pursuing his art. Perhaps he is not yet a rival of the great Kreisler, but still he doesn ' t just " fiddle around, " ; he is really an accomplished violinist. The Musical Club Shows and the choir have seen Bill ' s smiling face and heard his voice ever since he was a plebe. Bill ' s other hobbies are sailing in the dinghies and the Vamaric, and building detailed boat models. Always quiet, good-humored, hard working, congenial and persevering. Bill has a most remarkable faculty for mak- ing the best use of his time. Wliciievcr he becomes interested in a job, he gen- erally takes it up whole-heartedly and the result is that his hobbies are related and leave him never a dull nioincni. Boat Club 4, j ' , 1 ' , .• Leader i: Ciioir 4, j. Sail i nil _ ' , . OrchislKi . . ;;, 2: Rtidid Club 269 JAMES WARREN BOTTEN WILLARD WENDELL DE VENTER fe d r : ( y. (aJ. £}j l xA :izz Carson, N. Dak. On the day that Jim received his ap- pointment to the Naval Academy, he had been working as an assistant sur- veying a highway. It was the third of July, and one of those hot, dry and windy days. As Jim walked along in the heat of 1 20 degrees, sparrows and mead- ow larks hopped doggedly after him, to keep in his shadow. His footsteps sent clouds of dust up to choke him. Jim ' s only thoughts were of the celebration to be held the next day. That night he received the announcement of his ap- pointment and there was no holiday for Jim ; he spent the next day on the train. Perhaps it is because he is so good natured and happy that everyone likes Jim. Those who know him best see him as a perfect friend and shipmate. This tall, rangy, soft spoken westerner will go far out of his way to help someone. In his spare moments, Jim may be found on the Basketball court, but it takes little persuasion to get him to bend over a billiard table. Wilmington, Calif. Like most of us who wound up in the Navy, Dev didn ' t know just what he was going to do for a career until one summer he shipped aboard a merchant- man for his first taste of seagoing life. After that it didn ' t take long for him to abandon his aspirations to become an engineer or a politician. Freshman year at college completed, he wrenched him- self away from his beloved California to take up his new life on the Severn. Dev brought with him an exceedingly vast store of common knowledge, and a gifted tongue. He can speak with au- thority on almost any contemporary subject, but sometimes we question the authenticity of the astounding figures he quotes in establishing his claims. Next to a good argument, he likes best a good game of billiards or bridge. Keeping on the right side of the aca- demic department has always been the very least of his worries. His frankness sometimes astounds us, but his keen ob- servation, good common sense, and ac- tive mind will carry him a long way in his profession. Reeder, N. Dak. One of Krebby ' s summer vagabond vacations took him to the West Coast, where he got his first glimpse of the ocean. Perhaps that trip furnished the motive for his coming to Annapolis, for any young man is fascinated by his first glimpse of the ocean — especially a fel- low from the plains of Dakota. He wrestled with Chemical formulae for two years at the University of North Dakota, working on a surveying crew during the summer months. Becoming EUGENE WILLIAM KREBSBACH thoroughly disgusted with the dust and grasshoppers, he finally decided to in- vestigate the Navy. He joined us late plebe summer, but it took him only a short time to become accustomed to his new surroundings. He quickly gained our admiration for the most uncanny manner in which he juggled his math. Every time Krebby buys a suit, he is short on quantity, but " size isn ' t every- thing in this world, ' cuz Napoleon and Nelson were short too! " Boat Club, Battalion Basketball 4, j, 2, i; Outdoor Rifle 4; German Club. Boat Club 4, J, 2, i; Radiator Squad 4, j, 270 Soccer 4; Battalion Soccer j, 2, i; Boat Club 4, 3, 2, I. Wardotr, Ml). " Big-hcartcd Burt, " that is what they call him and properly. He is the fellow who gives you " the shirt off of his back " as the saying goes. The combination of this sincere generosity and his ever- present refreshing sense of humor make Burt thoroughly likable. His cheerful outlook is perhaps the result of his abil- ity to see things in their true light. There are few as fortunate as Burt in traveling experience. Having made res- idences in New England, the Middle BURTOxN LORD PARKE . ffJa a- ' a. West, and on the West Coast, he is quite familiar with the U. S. A. Yarns of visits to China, Guam, Hawaii and parts of Europe are most interesting. Conserva- tive taste and natural poise will insure success in any social circle. Although Burt had a decided weakness for the fairer sex, it is merely to the extent of being enjoyable, but never too serious. Besides dragging, his favorite sport is swimming, which he does expertly. His diligent application, sincere and high sense of honor will steer his ship of life clear of the rocks and shoals. Lo.Nc; Bkacii, X. ' . Personality " plus, " that ' s Bob. And making up this personality are elements which blend to make him a ])erfect roommate. Of these, good humor, sub- tle wit, and a sincere generosity are most outstanding. He has a good philosophy of life and is ever looking for a similar one in others. Having spent some seven years of his life " on his own, " knocking about the world. Bob has a trail of friends that extends almost around the world. Bob is extremely fond of horses and will talk for hours with anyone who likes the subject as much as he does. Academics have been no obstacle for this brilliant lad, and though not on any varsity athletic list, he is, neverthe- less, quite agile when it comes to sports — boxing and football being his favor- ites. In planning for his future. Bob has two cherished ambitions : that of being a bachelor and that of becoming Navy ' s ace flyer. Although some little woman may eventually blast his first ambition sky high, his future years in the Service will verify the latter. Radio Club 4, j; Boxing 2; Boat Club 4, j, 2, i; Company Rifle and Pistol j, 2. ROBERT ELLIOT PLAUT Swimming Team; Boat Club 4, j, 2, i. Hk()()K1. (,S, S. 1 ) K. ' ' Iliuc you heard this one. ' " . . . and no nialtcr if you lia c, WViuU will tell it in a inaniici ' which will make ()U en- joy it more than before. IIoucxci ' , he seldom comes forth with an " old one. " His jolly, witty, and unselfish personal- ity makes Tonuny a most plcasaiU ( om- panion. lie has his share of academic trouble, but his hard, releiuless work has always brought him through suc- cessfully with that necessarv 2. " , and a little gravy. Wendy is ever striving to please others, a thing that accounts for his long list of friends, which is a sure indication of the nobleness of his char- acter. He is athletic and always finds time in the afternoon for a workout in the gym. When it comes to sports. Tommy shows great versatility, playing good games of baseball, tennis, football, basketball, and being well-qualified to handle a rifle. Although he drags quite frequently, Wendy is decidedly a man ' s man. With his modesty and winning personality as a foundation. Tommy ' s road in life w ill stand the incessant wear which the Xavv demands. Battalion Baseball 4, j; Radio Club 4. WENDELL C. THOMPSON 271 McKenzie, Tenn. Zooming out of the clouds in his flam- ing Piper pursuit, is our realistic vision of Ace . . . but these gray walls have bound him down to only a student ' s license. McKenzie, mule metropolis of west Tennessee, proudly sent Ace off to begin his military career at Riverside Military Academy. As a staunch A. T. O. and a champion fencer he rode high at Vanderbilt, but his passion for med- icine was overshadowed by the call to arms. Marion Military Institute was the final stepping stone to a career on the sea. He is rapidly becoming an ex- pert swimmer because of his conscien- tious efforts on the sub-squad. Four days a week he can be found engrossed in a little siesta by the side of the pool. We picked him up at the end of young- ster year as a stray after he had lost his third roommate. His quick wit and cherry aye aye are as a ray of sunshine in our humble abode. Although his free time is at a premium, he invariably listens to the Metropolitan Opera each Saturday afternoon. Ol. SL, Altoona, Pa. Hard work and a tenacious nature finally landed Dave in the Academy. Even a jaunt to South Dakota did not make him falter on the thorny road to a salty career, and the railroad round- houses of Altoona just did not have what it takes to occupy a man of the world. He never missed a chance to tell those rebels who won the war, but we have lost count of the number of young ladies he has dragged that have that Southern accent. The middle of second class year found him as a stag for the first time at a hop. Dave has as much athletic gear as any man in the regiment to help keep that waistline trim. Track, football, and boxing make his year a full one. Dave has only two complaints : that of always finding his last cigarette miss- ing, and how fast his eyes are failing. Strangely enough though, each year he sees better, and never has any trouble focusing a pair of binoculars on the fair feminine visitors out of our spacious win- dows. Jackson, Tenn. Having been a savoir at Jackson High School, Jackson, Tennessee, Squire readily stepped into his College work at Union University. His early ambition to be a sailor prompted him to lay aside his preparations for another career and come North to the Naval Academy. From the start. Squire has always signed up for athletic gear in sports in order to have an outfit in which to undertake his own private system of workouts. Al- though he never afforded the Naval Academy a view of his prowess on the basketball court, it has been said that in high school he excelled as a good de- fense man. At any hop. Squire can be seen exhibiting his terpsichorean abil- ities, regardless of whether he is stagging or dragging. Tales of his earlier esca- pades never tire his listeners, as his sup- ply of them is interminable. Being a member of the Boat Club, he can com- bine his two hobbies, sailing and drag- ging, and in spite of an apparent disdain for the Navy, there is within him a burn- ing desire for the service. Fencing 4; Boat Club j, 2. Track 4, j; Boxing Manager 4, j; Boat Club 4, j; Battalion Football 2, i; Battalion Boxing 2; Battalion Track j. Boat Club. ADOLPH CHANDLER KING DAVID CLINTON SINGER KLINE PAUL HILL MEDLING 272 JAMES RENVVICK THOMSON HARRY LANSING VINCENT TULLY SHELLEY, JR. Spokane, Wash. With a love of the service born of the Sea Scouts and Naval R. O. T. C. Tommy came, fresh from happy-go- lucky college days. At the University of Washington he was a Psi Epsilon mem- ber and a hurdler on the track team. Since his plcbe days at the Academy, Tommy has girded himself with the uni- form of almost every sport here ; how- ever, football and track have had tlie inside post in his athletic loves. Every Christmas Tommy vows to stay east and partake of the Atlantic type of Christmas cheer, but on the first day of leave the Pacific yearn floods his veins, and he wings his way through the bliz- zards to the snow-covered hills and un- conquerable wilds of Washington. From the fresh water lakes of Wash- ington to the salt water of the seven seas . . . the transition has not been an easy one, for the crystal pools of the Evergreen State still lure this native son . . . but the call of the sea has also found a place in this man ' s heart, and he has chosen the sea for his home. Syracuse, N. Y. A sailor indeed! Harry ' s love of sail- ing was the impetus that resulted in his coming to the Academy. When sailing dinghies, yawls, or the Vamarie, he is in his element. If he becomes prematurely wrinkled, it will be due not only to his perpetual smile, but also to the long hours he has spent sailing and squinting over the sparkling waves. He has al- ways laughed at anything approximat- ing humor and countered with a little addition of his own. Balanced with his love of fun is energetic industry. He is a firm believer in the old adage that if a thing is worth doing, it is worth doing well, and he never departs from the execution of this philosophy. However, his capacity for fun and work is dwarfed by his capacity for food. In spite of his small physical dimensions, he packs away enough of the Navy ' s chow to be a liability to any wardroom mess. His knowledge of the sea and his knowledge of men are credits, however, which far overbalance this sole debit. ' cj2j2y SJltMy C) , San Fr. ngisco, Calif. TuUy hails from the Sunny State of California, like many other Navy jun- iors hasn ' t seen much of his native land. This fact hasn ' t detracted from his love for home, however. Sincere endeavor to do the right thing is a trait that will stand TuUy in good stead for the rest of his life. Definitely not the cramming type, he still manages to come out on the good side of the 2.5 mark ; but to do this he must sacrifice a potentially versatile athletic career. As it is, the old man managed to find time to earn an N in soccer, dasli around the basketl)all court during the winter, and romp with tlu " huMosse squad in tlie spring. He is reaUy an authority on swing, his repertory of " jive " is voluminous. Another fact brings to iigiit his con- stant humor and al)ility to keep class- mates in a cheery mood. Proof of his capricious nature is the many fuiuiy stories and questionable jokes accepted by the Loo. His full life has no room for a dull moment. Track 4, j, 2; Battalion Football 2. Lacrosse 4, j; Sadiiio Team 2, i sXc; ; Battalion Football 4, ; Boat Club 4,j, 2, i. Soccer 4, 2, I : a i- ; IhiUtilioii r (i k,t- hall 4, ' j,2, , Kjli: Ijuros r 4, ; . 2., ,. .l; Log 4, 3, - ' , 1 ; " ' (. ' " ' nnn ln ' i . 273 Rock Island, III. When Bob came to the Naval Acad- emy his rifle came with him. Being an old hand at hunting, he readily adopted himself to the rifle range. His ability as a marksman is shown by a glance at the record scores for both the small bore and outdoor rifle teams. You can find his name as a runner-up in the Naval Academy individual small bore rifle championship match and winner of the second class competition. At other times his shooting is done with a less dangerous weapon, the cam- era. His special interest is color pho- tography. Along the same artistic lines comes his active part in designing the Regimental Christmas Card. The Ketches must also be considered ; for many a week-end has found him afloat on the Chesapeake as an active Boat Club member. Other week-ends must be mentioned too ; for they are filled with escorting one of the most beautiful girls we ' ve seen. Boat Club 4, j, 2, i ; Christmas Card Com- mittee 2, i; Company Pistol Team 4, j, 2, i ; Small Bore Rifle 4, j, 2, i; Outdoor Rifle 4, J, 2, I, Captain. ROBERT MARTIN STRIETER Windsor, Vt. Jack may have been a Green Moun- tain boy when he left Vermont, but you will look many a league along the Ches- apeake before you will find a saltier yachtsman today. Whether it ' s the Vamarie, or a yawl, or a dinghy, he likes nothing better than a sail on a breezy day with a long beat to windward and white water rolling over the rail. Yet Jack is the type who relegates all activ- ities to their proper places — fall, winter, and spring. Just as Easter time is the JOHN WALLACE GILPIN time for eggs and the time for eggs is Easter time, so too is dinghy time fall and spring — gym time, winter and aca- demic time all the time. He has a knack for throwing himself heartily into any job which should be done. " Industry " must be the watch- word. He is even tempered, good-na- tured, fair and square, and possesses plenty of that dry Yankee humor. Battalion Football 4; Plebe Gym 4; Com- pany Representative 4; Boat Club 3, 2, i, Vice Commodore i, Treasurer 2; German Club 4; Battalion Gym 2, 2, i; Sailing Team 2, I, sNg 2; Outdoor Rifle 4. EVERETT VYRON ALWARD Cu . 1 02c..tt Morgan Hill, Calif. We don ' t know whether it was the foreign air of Canada in his youth or the mountain sunshine of California later that did the trick, but suffice to say, Al ' s a pretty fine specimen. Ex- cept for an occasional Morgan Hill Bugle, we hear little of California and the old home town. Maybe it ' s a small place or maybe it ' s just his philosophy to live for the present. Studies and marks don ' t bother him too much since he ' d rather get by and spend the excess time reading and figuring out the prac- tical side of things. Always either laugh- ing and carrying on a bull session or in one of his silent moods which express his displeasure usually at you, music, or irresponsible plebes, Al has developed an independence which along with his fine physique has made him one of those magazine " he-men. " Batt wrestling in the winter, crew in the spring, and year- around dragging of the O. A. O., who lives conveniently close, rounded out his full schedule of life within those four gray walls. Boxing 4; Crew 4, j, 2; Battalion Wrestling J, 2; Hop Committee i. 274 BRUCE THOMAS SIMONDS Seattle, Wash. When Buce left the hills of Seattle for what Uncle Sam had to offer, he did so whole-heartedly. That is his way. Never anything but sincere with all that concerns him, Bruce has a pleasant nature, that makes him a friend of all. After knowing him for awhile, we are quite sure of the intelligence which his modesty and serious application tend to hide. Never have we seen anyone who can set a goal and work so steadfastly to attain it. Gym made him " Suicide. " And when he does that half twist, we know why! Yes, gym is his love here, and to be an Intercollegiate Champion is not a bad reward. " Suicide " stars at the hops when he is not stagging or on a gym trip. We wonder sometimes what he is going to substitute for the parallel bars in the fleet, for we suspect the sea is in his blood. We hope it is, and here ' s luck to you, fellow, though you are not one to depend on it too much. Dallas, Tkxas C ' had, a quiet, good looking ' J ' cxan, is a lad with a wealth of practical sense. A hard worker, he has an industry de- veloped by constant application to a va- riety of pursuits. Since he started to work in early youth, he has no frivolous unconcerned attitude towards life, but his is a definitely matured outlook to- wards its many complexities. Others may " star " now, but Chad is patiendy awaiting the day he dons the big stripe and returns to the Fleet. There, pure MILTON CHADWICK JACOBS Gym 4, 3, 2, i, N , Captain ' 41; Lucky Bag ; Companj Representative 4, 3, 2. book learning will not play such a prom- inent part and success will be the just reward of the oflicer who is capable of handling men and getting efficient re- sults. He is not one to lose sight of the joy in living ; " good nature " has always been his middle name. Always tinkering, congenial, shrewd, with a sarcastic retort for anyone that fires his wrath, Chad ' s ambition is to meet those gorgeous Texas lassies that are swarming Hollywood. Battalion Football 4, 3, 2, i; Battalion Wres- tling 4, 3, 2, i; Track Manager 3: Company Pistol 3, 2, i; Company Softball 2, i; Boat Club 3, 2, I. S WDIKSVILIK, (lA. A laitliful soil of Dixieland lioiii ' way down ill (icorgia is oui- " Rclxl. " Truly a Southern gciulcmcn, he is easy going, soft spoken, and intelligc nt . . . his opin- ions arc inunutable . . . he is prolific in his ideas . . . and he accomplishes a great amount of work with a surpris- ingly small output of effort. Bill has always had a fondness for trav- eling. He early forsook the land of cotton and began seeing the world by donning the Navy Blue. Coming to Annapolis was a follow through. South America, with its gold mines, tropical jingles, and pretty senoritas, ever holds a great attraction for Bill. " Four years together by the sea where Severn joins the tide. Then by the service called away, we ' re scattered far and wide. " Yet still some day when the long sea trek is over and retirement is the re- ward of years of patient endeavor, Bill hopes to return to his beloved South- land and live an unhurried life, loung- ing amongst the magnolias and sipping mint juleps. Plebe Outdoor Rifle; Battalion Boxing 2, 3. CHARLES W. GUNNELS, JR. 275 JUA 0). u) ALVIN DeMAINE BLACKMAN WILLIAM WEIGOLD JONES aj9 S icA f tJic Brooklyn, N. Y. Aggressive, dynamic, and forceful, " Blackie " seems to radiate energy and determination. Born another " native son " of California he did not allow that balmy climate to weaken his will to live life to the hilt. Although neither an Army nor Navy junior, he has lived on both coasts, in the middle of the conti- nent, and in a foreign land by virtue of his father ' s profession, engineering. " Blackie " allows himself no half-way measures. An ardent debater on any and all subjects, the strident tones of his voice are matched only by the sincerity of his convictions. At the Academy, water seems to be " Blackie ' s " favorite element. In the spring and fall he spends his time " beating to windward " with the sailing team and during the winter months he splashes to and fro in the tank with the swimming team. " Blackie " aspires to join the air corps. If his hopes are realized, the air corps will receive an energetic worker, a staunch supporter, and a cheerful, loyal friend. Boat Club; Swimming 4, j, 2, i, sNt ; Sail- ing Team 2, i, sNg ; . C. T. R. A. 2, i. Balboa, CVnal Zone After two years of college, Panama ' s most loyal supporter finally deserted the easy going life of the tropics for the high- tempoed routine of the Academy. But a late start was no handicap to our Bill. His easy going nature and conversa- tional eagerness would have made him a welcome addition to any group. So he quickly found his place. Naturally savvy, outstanding in Spanish, academ- ics gave him little trouble, and the lure of water soon made its appearance. Even the dismal winter cold that seeps into the natatorium was no deterrent to his varsity swimming. Spring and fall found him on the water again with a tiller in one hand and the main sheet in the other. Not the least of his joys has been dragging; an underlying serious- ness of purpose and ideals, however, belies his pose as an unconcerned native of the tropics. Out of the hills of Pan- ama came " Gomez the Bandit, " and out on the Seven Seas with the wind and the waves will he serve his life ' s sentence. TiTUSVILLE, Pa. n A slim powerful figure poised on the edge of the swimming pool waiting for the bark of the starter ' s gun . . . this is the picture of Hube that most of us will retain in our minds. Swimming has long held the pre-eminent position in Hube ' s extra-curricular activities and his efforts have been rewarded with noteworthy success. The allegorical phrase, " still waters run deepest, " is perhaps the most apt description of Hube. Reserved in manner and quiet in speech as he may appear to a casual acquaintance his warm-hearted spon- taneity and cheerfulness are well-known to his many friends. The finer things in life interest Hube. Extensive reading of good literature, coupled with an in- herent love of music, result in his having acquired an amazing store of cultural knowledge. The plebe looking for the answer to a perplexing question of the arts will sooner or later be referred to the best source of such information — Hube. Swimming, 4, j, 2, i; sNt , Captain i; Boat Club, 3, 2, i; Reception Committee, 2, i; Newman Club, 4, 3, 2, i. HUBERT WARREN WAGER Swimming 4, Club. 3, 2; Boat Club; Language 276 (Jrayi.inc;, Mich. " I ' m in favor of it. " Wlicthcr it is .sailing, swimming, cross-country hik- ing, or turning in early, Bobl y is in favor of it. His enthusiasm is always positive, often contagious, his wealth of energy wearing down all o])]5osition. Of course there are varying degrees of en- thusiasm. He shows very little toward any suggestion that he refuse a .second helping in order to keep down his weight for boxing. But, should an occasion arise which calls for, or even allows for, a drag, his enthusiasm soars, and is topped only by his enthusiasm for sailing. His skill at the helm of a sailboat has resulted, not so much from long experience, as from his sheer will to learn. Sailing has become a part of him. The harder it blows, the better he hkes it. Even rain doesn ' t dampen his ardor. To be sure, he thrives on rain. When ashore, he en- joys long walks in the rain, claiming that such walks are conducive to deep thought. His class standing indicates that the practice may not be a bad one. Boat Club 3, 2, i; Sailing " N " j, 2; Bat- talion Boxing J, 2; Spanish Cluh; Vamarie Crew. ROBERT MAXWELL HILL TOM BOMAR MARTIN, JR. Wichita Falls, Texas When Tommy discovered that he couldn ' t have his siesta every afternoon, he went out for the rifle team, because he found that they did most of their shoot- ing in the prone position. By winning an " N " during his youngster year, he gave credence to the story of the jack- rabbits gathering at the station to assure themselves that Tommy was actually leaving Texas. Some of his camera shots are as spec- tacular as his " possibles " on the rifle range. His photographic eye became attracted to sailboats in action. He soon became an enthusiastic sailor. Every week-end in the fall and spring finds him aboard one of the yawls, and when not diligently tugging at a sheet, he is snap- ping pictures of white water or full sails. He doesn ' t drag often, but he is obvi- ously particular w hom he chooses when he does. Nothing seems to worry him very much ; he takes it all as a matter of course, though he has had his moment with the academic department. WILLIAM EDWARD LEMOS 2 - r _, Outdoor Rifle 4; Small Bore Rifle 4, j, 2, i; rNt J, 2; Boat Club 2, i. Riverside, R. I. It is hard to write about Bill because we must concentrate on one outstanding characteristic at the expense of many others. " Sailing " is the biggest word in his life. Ashore, in a crowd, he ' s a laughing, show stealing, fun-loving companion. He doesn ' t drag often, but when he does people look twice. During the winter, when the river is frozen over, he turns in a creditable performance on the wrestling mat. But until we tell about his sailing we don ' t begin to describe " Willie. " He loves it. He grew up with a tiller in one hand and a sheet in the other. To sail a race with him, to watch him give his heart, soul and ability to drive his boat a foot second faster, an inch closer ; to hear him coach his crew to near perfection, is a re elation. Sailing for fun is different, and he again be- comes his natural fun-I() ing self To Bill it all amounts to : a boat, a breeze, a laughing crew -a recipe for happiness. Sailing Ca[ lain, Manager Phhe (.)e:i : Com- modore Boat Club; Plehe Wre lltng: Bat- talion 1 1 ' restliiig. 377 SHERMAN NAYMARK DuLUTH, Minn. From the cold northlands of Minne- sota to temperate (?) Maryland came " Sherm " to lease his life to the sea, in- stead of pursuing a journalistic career as he had earlier planned. However, he has not neglected his writing ability — the English Department, his daily quota of letters, a diary, and Lucky Bag work have given him plenty of room to de- velop. A little homesick at first, Sherman de- voted himself to his studies and soon firmly established himself as one of the " savoirs " of the class. He was also a " Red Mike " at first, but Christmas leave, plebe year and September leave, youngster year, caused him to take an- other view of the subject. He spent half of his second class year convincing the Department of Physical Education that he was life-saver mate- rial. Having successfully cleared every hurdle that the Academy has offered, Sherman moves on to greener pastures. Q ' a mta c ENDERS PHILLIP HUEY f rucMj Cisco, Texas A positive character endowed with an energetic philosophy of life that admits no defeat but wills to succeed — that ' s Enders Phillip Huey. Whether the scene be a milk route in Cisco, Texas, or the exam room in Maury Hall, Enders has the throttles gunned wide open, ready to deliver the goods. " Ya just wouldn ' t a guessed it, " you say when you draw the priceless gems of Enders ' pre -Academy days from lips ret- icent to divulge personal information. The " big ole " home back in Texas, the odd-and-end jobs Phil held at one time or another, the care-free college days, and the pretty Southern girls who al- ways spiced up life — those memories are stowed neatly in the innermost crevices of his mind ; and it is only seldom that the doors are unlocked for the public ' s observation. But like the jewels of a book that cannot be lost, so, too, these individualistics affect Enders ' character and mold the finished product whom we have seen every day these past four years marching to class beside us. Washington, D. C. When the old Jeep puts on his person- ality smile of persuasion, asks, " What I gotta know? Tell me, I ' m your bosom buddy, " your stern heart melts, you tell him all the high points of the lesson and watch him satisfyingly march off to that same class with that 4.0 gleam in his eyes — only to return with a depressing 2.5 recitation. Yet Jay has doggedly struggled on, ever believing that his final achieve- ments would vindicate all injustices, and JAMES COWLING HOUGHTON the genius displayed by Jay in all that he undertakes augurs success. For when not showing that expression of rugged determination, registering an occasional " what ' s the use " attitude, or gazing blankly across the desk with that " I ' m in Heaven " look after a week-end with the " friend " from Washington, our boy, " Hootin, " is doubtless exhibiting that quality that has gained him distinction — remarkable ability to do anything with a marked degree of excellence. Lucky Bag, Associate Editor i; Log 4; Spanish Club 2, Treasurer i; Math Club 2, i; Quarterdeck 2, 2. Battalion Football 2, i; Boat Club j, 2, i. 278 Battalion Football j, 2, i; Battalion Gym 4, J, 2, i; Spanish Club 2, i; Boat Club j, 2, I. Washington, D. C. Tlic first day the Academy threw wide its pearly gates to welcome 41, Little Caesar, having traveled the thirty weary miles from Washington, threw off the yoke of civilian suppression and cockily crossed the Rubicon, burning the bridge behind him — and since that memorable June day, Johnny has been boldly burn- ing each bridge over which he had passed, ofttimcs pausing to burn others he had not yet crossed, then striking ofT on a sometimes disastrous detour, still JOHN SINCLAIR LEIDEL facing the future and forever closing the past from his thoughts. Maybe it is that Johnny ' s overburdened senses cannot hold past, present, and future all at the same moment — or maybe it ' s as he says, " what ' s the use? " Frolicsome June Weeks and the abil- ity to launch several queens into Acad- emy social life mark Junior as a dy- namic social builder ; for the bridge of society is the only one which has es- caped the incendiary tendencies of the mightiest of the little men. Coi.TON, (. ' aim-. " Yi])pee, " the old cowhand himself from Texas, Colorado, and, oh yes, San Bernardino, " the garden spot of Califor- nia! " Bringing his easy-going Western ideas to the Naval Academy, via the Navy, Joe believed that 2.51 was too much and 2.4.9 was too little. A four- year battle with the academic depart- ment, and the countless times he proved his point, showed that Joe was a fighter. Though Joe had never seen a soccer ball before he came to the Academy, he soon became an interested and val- uable member of the team. His success can be measured by the fact that he became the team captain. His constant batUes against his two roommates for open windows and fresh air kept him in condition. To Joe there are two types of girls — the one in Baltimore and all the rest. An empty second period blotter will al- ways make him ask who hid her letter. One of Joe ' s greatest achievements is the ability to miss with the " makings " when he rolls his own on your side of the room. Soccer 4, j, 2, Captain i; Soccer N ; Boat Club 2, I. JOSEPH ELMO REEDY La. uiJ c Ox T ' Battalion Soccer i , • RiCIIMOM), A. I ' iltccn ycais hence, aboard a (an, a rough sea slides in o ci ' (lie how and crashes high against the i)ti(lgc. The (). I), stands weakly with stadimcter in hand and sings out, " Sixteen Hundred, Sir. " The skip|)er ui|)es his leathery cheek and sfjuiiUs along a couple of riv- (!ts, " Closer to Sixteen-fifty. " " That ' s our " Rusty " (juick and ac- curate in practical matters that rc(|uire precision and good judgineiU. X ' ersa- tile is the word to best describe him : an artist, an all round athlete, a savvy student, and an ardent proponent of all matters naval. Steady going, taking Naval Academy life as just another stepping stone, with resolute intentions of a productive tour of duty in the Fleet, " Rusty " is yet not too engrossed in work to take time out for fun. He will shove back from a stiflf assignment in Nav for a bull session or a bit of sky- larking any day. Class Crest; Ring Committee; Lf)(; ; , 2, ; Trident 9, 2, i, President: Football . , j, 2; Wrestling 4, j; Lacrosse 4, ' j, 2, , N . RUSSELL S. CRENSHAW, JR. 279 ttx _ Williamsburg, Va. Picture a lean easy going Virginian whose hands are equally skillful at milk- ing a cow or working a slide rule. That, in brief, is Tommy. Tommy left the farm to study in a prep school for the Naval Academy. He learned enough there to make him a plebe. Since then his greatest enjoy- ment has been the solving of problems, playing tennis, and joining in bull ses- sions. His next enjoyment is dragging. He has never been a piker. Dragging to every hop he can afford. Tommy us- ually plays the role of the stag when the monthly insult has run the gauntlet. Sometimes he bewilders his drags with his harshness, but more frequently he enchants them with a line. Tommy be- lieves himself to be a bigger hindrance than help when others ask his advice on math or social problems. Regardless of what he thinks he does it well for they almost always come back with new problems for him to solve. 5 YONKERS, N. Y. ' Tuzzy " began his naval career via the hard way — enlistment. We think it was here that he acquired that cer- tain savoir faire. Definitely not behind the door when argumentative ability was passed out, however, he can take the weaker side of any argument, give you even odds, and win hands down on a technicality. Not the least of his abilities is his knack at analyzing handwriting. We really didn ' t know our O. A. O. ' s until we furnished " Fuzzy " with samples of her handwriting and discovered things that even she is unaware of A slight run in with the Academic Department at the beginning of his Academy career taught him to better his natural ability, and since then he ' s gone upward. In athletics, he plays a fair game of tennis, fences well, bowls strikes and spares with his eyes shut ; but water is absolutely out of his element as any regular member of the sub-squad can testify. Seattle, Was A thorough understanding of Arch would have to comprise an appreciation of both professional and cultural sub- jects. Intensely alive, his nimble mind is equally adept at rendering the latest songs of the radio or giving the ord- nance prof a convincing argument. As a roommate it would be sacrilege to notice his absentmindedness. Remem- ber the math class you spent browsing in the Mid ' n Store, Arch, quite oblivious that the rest of us were chalking probs on boards over at Maury Hall? Fully compensating for this forgetfulness is Arch ' s ability to prevent any conversa- tion from lapsing into the dull side with either the femmes or the fellows. We have given up trying to convince him that there is a substitute for the beaming sunshine of the West Coast anywhere. Those who don ' t know him might be led to think at times that Arch is a wee bit too " Navy. " But underneath it all we sense his true feelings. Boat Club; Quarterdeck Society 3, 2, Treas- urer i; Radio Club; Math Club 2, i; Battalion Tennis. THOMAS PRESTON COCKE Soccer 4; Battalion Soccer 3; Company Pistol JOHN HARRINGTON GORMAN Radio Club; Reef Points; Boat Club; Ketch Captain 2; Swimming 4; Rear Com- modore i; Color Tawl Crew; Star 4, 2. ARCHIE PARMELEE KELLEY 280 FREDERICK JOSEPH RUDER GEORGE GILL BALL JAY CRITTEXDEX MOSS Xyiec i i c c Columbus, Ohio In 1935 Columbus sent another son to travel the road to the Academy and the sea. The call of the Academy was not the result of an appointment on a silver platter, but a heart-felt desire that was answered by enlistment and two years of hard work. As a roommate, friend, and compan- ion, Rudy is hard to beat. His disgust for arguments has helped to prevent many from becoming free for alls. An artist at making friends, Fred is noted for his pleasing smile and friendly salu- tations. Rudy is a firm believer in week-ends. During the week he doesn ' t mind working hard, but if a week-end comes without a drag on hand or a ketch trip planned, Rudy is not con- tent. Ketching has been his substitute for sea life. Soon after entering he be- came interested in the ketches and since has shown his ability as a ketch skipper. Though service life is not all pleasure, Rudy ' s ability to accept, with a smile, anything that comes his way makes him well fitted for this. . tyU-4 San Antonio, Texas Calm cool, collected, and composed — it ain ' t no cucumber that confronts you, brother, but the most imperturbable bit of protoplasm you ' ve ever seen. We ' re not implying that he ' s allergic to women . . . nor they to him, but for all of that George is a real man ' s man. He has al- ways been a veritable mcssiah of good will to all of more than a nodding ac- quaintance. Perhaps it is his fairness ; perhaps, his open mind ; perhaps, the combination of an unassuming and an unruffled outlook — but whatever the ex- planation we are quite willing to ac- cept that George is George . . . just as a spade is a spade. George ' s first shower when he has re- membered to bring both soap and towel is yet to come. And then there ' s the inev- itable threat that accompanies an un- ventilated room : " Hey! My claustro- phobia! " With our limited vocabulary, we arc at a disadvantage from the begin- ning. So we open the windows. And again the impersonal process of freezing is painfully begun. Long Bkach, C ai.if. Jay received the nickname, " Honest George, " along with many others, when a plebe and it seems that it will follow him always. Lest the sobriety some- times associated witli Jay be predomi- nant, let it be said that he has been the proponent of countless jokes on his class- mates which often have boomeranged in spectacular fashion. Pursuing his academics and searching for an O. A. O. to end all O. A. O. ' s, he has not yet " starred " in either but just as surely as the old battle cry, " It ' s gonna be different next time, " rings after every exam week, he is certain to have his steadfastness of purpose rewarded. All of which shows that Jay never gi es u|) the ship. Few are the arguments he has lost, as can be testified by his hecklers. He always closes with the punch line, " Aw, that ' s just your defense ineciian- ism! " But no matter how hard the knocks which may come his way, one can al- ways find a gleam in his eye, a ready " crack " on his tongue, and plenty ol vim, vigor, and i talily. Fencing 4; Radio Club 4, j; Boat Club j, 2, j; Ketch Captain " Alligator. ' " Manager Lacrosse 4, 5, 2; Boat Club j, 2, i; Radio Club 2; Company Representative i. Qitarterdcck Society 2, 1: Ijur wi ' i, Club. 281 Jetmore, Kans. Turning his back to the prospects of a career in electrical engineering, Don en- tered the naval profession to satisfy his boyhood yearning for the sea. How- ever, since a dinghy sank beneath him, leaving our hero stranded in the Severn ' s icy waters, and the Claxton showed this Kansan the difference between the roll- ing of the Atlantic and the western plains, Don has regarded water-borne craft with a cautious eye. After strug- gling two years with the Athletic De- partment to become proficient in the art of swimming, Don began to carry the torch for the Medical Department. Dur- ing recreation hours he may usually be found taking a workout in the gym ; nev- ertheless, his interest in sailing, radio, and aviation often divert his athletic en- deavors. Don possesses a remarkable amount of poise and a calm manner which always acts as a stabilizer on his associates and helps him immeasurably in the solution of many knotty problems. His thoughtfulness, fine sense of humor, serenity, and vigorousness have made him an excellent roommate and will serve him well in the future. ♦ DONALD ALBIN READER Pasadena, Calif. " Nick " came to the Naval Academy with the same idea in mind that all of us had — that of giving his best and hoping to reach the top. He realized his ambi- tion through the combination of gray matter, hard work, and that ever-looked- for trait, common sense. His ability to take it on the chin and come back to even greater successes has been proved more than once in his encounters with the Medical Department. Nothing pleases him more than a smartly rigged WILLIAM MAC NICHOLSON sailboat and a spanking breeze ; and many a recreation hour in spring, sum- mer or fall were spent on the Severn and the Chesapeake. You see, those quali- ties which placed Nick at the top of his class, plus his eagerness to lend a helping hand at all times and under all circum- stances to anyone needing a little excel- lent counsel, have also placed him first in our esteem and respect, and have garnered for him the respect and affec- tion of his classmates. VINCENT URIEL MUIRHEAD Norton, Kans. Ask any D. O., " Who is the easiest man in the regiment to find? " and the answer will be, " Vince, the boy avia- tor " — traceable by the penetrating odor of banana oil. When he ' s at work the whole deck knows it, and very often the whole deck comes to see what his latest project is. Vince came to us from an engineering school in Kansas and the ideas he had there have not changed one bit in his four-year association with the Naval Academy. Design ' em, build ' em, and fly ' em ; these three things cover the ap- parent ambitions of our western boy. His friends have watched his models grow from fragile little things of paper and balsa, to a room-filled giant pow- ered by a pair of tiny gasoline motors. To this hobby, he has been faithful, let- ting only sub squad activities interfere with his work. Yet this bonny Scotsman has a totally unpredictable wit for all his persever- ance ; these two qualities which have made him the finest of roommates, as- sure him success in future associations. Swimming 4; Vamarie 2; Sailing j, 2, i; Boat Club J, 2, I, Star 4, j, 2, i. zez m H JAMES EDWARD McMANUS Gi.ENWOOD SpRI JOS, CoLO. When Jim left Marble, Colorado, he bade adieu to two years of education as a teacher, and a job in the Marble Rock Quarry. This background, and his Irish wit, have served him well. However, his home in the Rockies was hardly condu- cive to an acquaintance with the sea, and in Maryland he has felt lost without his mountains and trout streams — he felt lost until the Decatur left New York on the destroyer cruise, when he discovered some mountains in the old Atlantic Ocean. " Mac " has a batting average on the diamond to be proud of and an average for blind dragging that his less fortunate classmates can envy. We ' d all like to find out how he does it, but even if we can ' t put our fingers on the ciuali- lies that make for Jim ' s successes, and since they say men are born with these qualities, we ' ll just have to step aside and fill the bleachers while the world throws her little obstacles across the plate and Jim parks them over the fence. UZlyl PlUI.ADKI.I ' IlIA, Pa. Plebe sununer brougiil an influence into Gus ' s life. His need for organized recreation caused liim to turn his atten- tion to crew, where his lanky form could he used to excellent advantage. This sport was to become one of his foremost interests at the Academy. Early spring, blistered hands, and a close shaved head arc as one to Gus each year. A few scrapes with the Academic Department did not deter him from the pursuit of his GUY ARTHUR LUCIAN -ui ( - : jayiyi ' i ' J ambition. Next to his crew, Gus loves his dragging best of all. Whenever he has a week-end free, he is to be found dragging some comely lass. This fun- loving fellow can be as serious as needs be when the occasion arises. He has that natural grasp of situations that is inherent in too few persons. He needs relatively little daily preparation in his studies, but that little is thoroughly and conscientiously done. " Knobby " al- ways finds time to " bone " Cosmo, and to send out a never-ending stream of let- ters, and he always receives almost as many in return. l)i rkori, Mm II. iss llic (Icsscit, plcascl " G •oit c londcsl (icsiic is to satisfy his a|)|)(iiic in- dulging in food lii( ii liis niotlu r sends him (|uitc fVe(|ueiitly or fioni most any oilier source. Food will always be (ieorge ' s downfall ; he is still lifting himself u|) the ro|)e and trying to na i- gate the natatorium successfully. Cieorge ' s outside activities have tif)t been varied, but he is usually oc(ii|)ied. After four years of B-s(|iiad football he is content to spend his afternoons sailing in the yawls. George is conscientious and ambitious, and takes his aeadeiuies very seriously. He is not an honor student, but if grades were awarded on effort, he would be deserving of the best. George is not one of the .Academy ' s famed " Red-Mikes, " although his drag- ging escapades are usually spasmodic. He is much hap])ier when he can have his freedom to venture forth to tlu- mo- vies with one of the " Boys, " when he knows that his time is his own. Football 4, 3, 2, NA ; Boat Club 2, i; Bas- ketball 4, 3, 2; Vamarie Crew. GEORGE WILLIAM HARBRECHT Baseball 4, 3, 2; N. Crew 4, 3, 2, N. 283 f ROBERT WILKS WINDSOR, JR. Wilmington, Del. From the University of Virginia ' s country club life to Navy discipline is a long hard step, but " Duke " did it no- bly — though he still claims to be a gen- tleman of leisure. His easy-going nature backs up his claim very nicely. A never ceasing source of wonder is his ability to get so much mail with so little effort on his part. The letters he does write must have that certain some- thing. He claims to be a thorough " Red Mike, " but the hops he misses are few and far between, and his numerous drags are not the worst. The number of pictures on his locker door are enough to awe the sternest D. O. In his leisure moments, he dabbles in fencing, figures out " losers " in bridge hands, and snows us under with stories of his adventures on leave. A minor accomplishment of " Duke ' s " is being able to uphold either side of an argu- ment with equal skill. His willingness to meet one more than half way makes him an excellent friend and " wife. " NEIL ALLAN MacKINNON Thornwood, N. Y. We were somewhat amazed at first when Mac seemed to take in everything that came along without any evident ef- fort, but we have come to accept this ease of accomplishment as an integral part of his makeup. Mac has only two worries in the world : one is that he is losing his hair rather rapidly, and the other is that he is contracting insomnia. He has no worries about dragging, for he is a " Red Mike " beyond compare, and he stands in the upper fourth of his class without contemplating the idea of studying. The rather dubious supply of excess energy exhibited on occasion by Mac makes him an exceptionally good bridge hand. Mac has been in the gym and the pool exactly three times since plebe summer — each time to pass a test. By this platform, we nominate him for the presidency of the radiator club. Imbued with a marvelous sense of hu- mor as well as a commanding presence in the face of argument, Mac can, and does, hold his end of any discussion. Louisville, Ky. He brought the ability to speak Span- ish fluently ... he brought the flavor of distant places from an early boyhood in Mexico ... he brought the charm of the South from a later boyhood in Ken- tucky. Add to these an intense, earnest interest in everything he does and you have George in a nutshell. If we want to know a lesson assign- ment, what the latest order said, or what time the boxing matches start, we ask George. He always knows the " dope, " good or bad. Short in stature, he will go down in history as the formulator of the principle that a woman ' s beauty va- ries inversely as her height. He keeps us all happy with his cheerful flow of gos- sip and small talk. George ' s biggest trouble has been mathematics. Of ten math exams, he has failed ten — but when the final reck- onings have been made, George has al- ways been sat. Soccer 4, j; Battalion Soccer 2, i; Trident 2, 2; Boat Club 4, j, 2, i; Ketch Skipper i. WILLIAM GEORGE MATTON, JR. Fencing 4, 3, 2, , NA; Boat Club 4, j, 2, i. 284 Laramie, Wyo. Four years at ihc University of Wy- oming and then the Naval Academy — it is something we could not understand. However, he hasn ' t seemed to miss the rangcland. His Christmas leaves have been spent in the company of the fairer sex, with the atmosphere of Pennsyl- vania preferred. Plebc year saw him doing the inevit- able. He dragged blind and fell in love. It took a year and a half of advice, ca- joling, and brow-beating to get him out of that. Since then he has carefully steered shy, but his presence at the hops has been assured by his election to the Hop Committee. " Speed ' s " bridge and golf arc among the best, and aside from being one of the class " savoirs, " he is a mighty fine fellow. His stories and jokes aren ' t too bad. For that reason he always makes the party more enjoyable. His spirited good nature and keen sense of humor have helped preserve the peace on many occasions. " Speed " is a valuable friend and, as a roommate, he is one of the best. Movie Gang 4, j, 2, i; Hop Committee 2; Golf 4, 3, 2; Makeup Gang 4, 3, 2. WALTER D. GADDLS GEORGE CORNELIUS BALL, JR. Batesville, Ark. The recipe? To an easy going, geni- al personality add a pair of long legs and a lazy drawl. Mix thoroughly and season with a dash of red hair. The re- sult is Jerry. Somehow we think of him as intimately associated with the roar of guns and the sound of rippling water. The guns, however, are not of major caliber or even Springfield Rifles but a double barreled shotgun blazing away at a covey of quail. And that rippling water is that of a stream in the Ozarks with a shady spot for fishing. From such a placid atmosphere Jerry stepped into the high-geared life of the Naval Acad- emy and, instead of adapting himself to the Navy, successfully adapted the Navy to himself, retaining all of the traits de- veloped by his native middle west. To turn his long Western stride to a good purpose, he chose track as his sport. This same stride has carried Jerry a long way toward success in " faithfully dis- charging the duties of the office which I swear to uphold. " CHARLES GR. Y STRUM o syC tt . Jacksonville, Fla. Not even the big winter back in ' 40 could faze this son of Florida ; nor does he let anything else interfere with his enjoyment of life or his having a good time. And if he put half the time spent answering the letters of one or more of the snare and delusion gender into aca- demics, he would raise a considerable cloud of dust in the section rooms. In other words, he has less than the usual amount of trouble with books and wom- en. The gym team claims most of his spare time, and almost any Saturday afternoon during the season you will find him picking up a few points fi)r the Blue and Gold witli his tumbling. . ft- er one of the occasional gym trips his accounts of that part of the trip not di- rectly connected with the meet are a source of constant entertainment. His varied interests, his appreciation of the things that make life worthwhile, and his quiet, easy-to-get-along-with manner make (Jray an ideal companion as well as a fine shipmate. Boat (Hub 3, 2, i; Ballalion ' I rack 3, 2, i, Glee Club 3; Christmas Card Committee. Boat Club 3, _ ' , ; (rj n Ttain . , 3, Cliccr Leader 2,1. J : 285 ROLAND RIEVE Washington, D. C. This is the lad whom we can so easily visualize lying on his stomach and coo- ing in his cradle, because he ' s such a cute little fellow now. All his cradle tactics were learned in Baltimore, but when this phase of his education was completed, he migrated to Washington. Rollo ' s early dreams were the same as Charlie Keller ' s, but Keller learned to hit. When visions of a professional baseball career faded, the poor boy was lost. In a moment of uncertainty, he en- tered the Naval Academy Prep. While at BuUis, on nights that offered little en- tertainment, RoUo learned enough to meet the entrance requirements of the Academy. We know the Rol as the one who, after a particularly " Blue Monday " (those let-downs to reality after a week- end with Lucy) can always be heard to exclaim, " Well boys, they can ' t kill me in five more days! The week ' s over as far as I ' m concerned. " That ' s the way it is with Clutch, always one jump ahead of the Executive Department, and one up on Academics. JOHN THOMAS NICHOLS, JR. Norfolk, Va. " Well it can ' t last forever, " and so Jason tries to bone a little more ; but one of these days he ' s gonna quit for good and settle down the way he wants, and the home town looks all right. There just ain ' t no getting around it — he ' s a home loving man, and he ' s got his inter- est there. He plays the strong, silent type when the talk gets around to the girls, but just keep your eye peeled — the " hermit " does all right for himself Nick ' s a familiar figure over in the gym every afternoon about five o ' clock, a varied and competent sportsman, tak- ing a yen for boxing, soccer, cross coun- try, and dominos, and beating the sys- tem is his greatest delight. He ' s fought off and on with the books, and although the going has been tough once or twice, he ' s always come out on top. Nick just takes things as they come and does not pay much attention to worrying, but tell him your troubles and you ' ll find a real friend. It ' s been fun, Jason. Houston, Texas He looks like he ' ll never survive when he gets out of bed in the morning, wraps up in a blanket, and huddles over a radiator. But then for a fellow who has lived all his life where it is warm, to come to Maryland is quite a shock. Houston sent us this lad. He ' s as proud of his town as his town is of him. Court says back in Texas eats and athletics are tops. " Rice will go to the Rose Bowl this year. " " Jive and jump " is the music that MOHL COURT NORTON, JR. appeals to this fellow and on week-ends when he is not at a hop he can usually be found listening to the latest Basic or Calloway. He is a hard worker when he gets down to it. Golf is his pastime, but when it ' s a little out of season a " bull session " or a magazine will do the trick. Never satisfied till he ' s at the top. Court some day may reach the pinnacle . . . and then we shall say " We told you so. " Soccer 4, 3, 2, , N ; Baseball 4, j. Boat Club 3, 2, i; Company Pistol 3; Bat- talion Track 3; Battalion C. C. 3; Battalion Soccer 3, 2; Cross Country 2. Battalion Basketball 4, 3, 2, i; Battalion Swimming 4, 3; Boat Club. zee Canton, Ohio A jolly Dutchman from Ohio describes him perfectly. His inexhaustible good humor has made him the butt of many a practical joke, but he ' s always ready for more. Ninety-five per cent of his classmates may not know his first name, but all know " Chub ' s " ever smiling countenance. After high school, he be- gan his quest for higher education as a metallurgy major at Case School of Ap- plied Science, but in the summer of 1937, he dropped metallurgy to become WILLIS HENRY FISHER ::z-cA ' -£- - a sea major here. Although his previ- ous education has been an asset, he nevertheless has had his struggle with the academic department, for the " sys- tem " is not designed for his type. Bill is a natural man ' s man and once sup- posedly a confirmed " Red Mike. " Im- agine the sensation when, soon after Youngster September Leave, he began receiving letters almost daily. Yes, he had found her in his home town ! Lucky will be those who arc his future ship- mates for his good humor, smiling face, and personality make him the friend of all. Basketball Manager 4, 3, 2, Junction City, Ark. -La. From the hills and ra .orback country of Arkansas came a lad with a will to make a success of his life. Driven by hardships and struggles in his attempt to get a college education, he brought with him the will to learn the hows and whys of everything. His afternoons for the past three years have been devoted to his struggle to master the art of swim- ming. He is not a woman hater, but it was not until his last year here that a woman was able to conciuer him. Dave is a man with perseverance, a fine sense of humor, and an optimistic personality. His greatest thrill during his stay here has been attained in sailing. For a landlubber, he sure has acquired a love for the art of sailing, showing his skill not as a coxswain, but as a setter of sails. Most of his success along the academic lines has been due to his power of concentration. His agreeable nature and willingness to reason have made him an ideal roommate and companion. Battalion Lacrosse 4, j; Boat Club; Bat- talion Sailing Team i. DAVID HENRY JACKSON MaMIAIT A.N, Ka.Ns. Dick li rd his life auay from salt water a long time before it linally got him. H( ' s|)ciU most of the time in To- peka, Kansas. With a college experi- ence and diligcnl application, Dick soon won the right to wear " stars " on his collar. Dick likes music of all kinds : he sings in the choir. U he isn ' t busily engaged selling ads li)r Rkei ' Points, he is usu- ally trying to sell the l)ook itself When baseball season arrives, he is right there keeping tab on all the players. Al- though being a manager takes a lot of time, it is well spent. It pays large di - idends in friends on the squad. Dick likes a practical joke even if it is at his expense. There are times when he takes a terrific running from his bud- dies but soon he is laughing with them. The more serious side of life appeals to Dick ; however, this view is balanced by an appreciation of the lighter side when the occasion arises. Baseball Manager j, 2, i; Choir 4, j, 2, i; Advertising Manager Reef Points ; Recep- tion Committee 2, -, ' ■ RICHARD CLYDE GLENN 287 . if Chester, Pa. Tom came to us a diamond in the rough. The pohshing process that he has undergone while here has made him a bright beacon on a sometimes dark horizon. Many, on first acquaintance, think that he was labeled for St. Eliza- beth ' s, but instead was mistakenly de- livered here. Yet those who know him better find that it is his spirit of exuber- ance which makes him appear crazy. Tom fooled the people who thought that he would become a great athlete. He decided that he would devote his time to broadening himself socially and academically rather than listening to the pleas of the coaches. On the side though, he keeps busy playing golf, ten- nis, sailing, or strumming on his guitar. Tom is a ladies man if we ever saw one. Tall, blonde, and statuesque, with a flashing smile and ready wit, he is the power that keeps several feminine hearts beating. The leading contender at present is ahead by two cakes. All in all, our boy Tom is a regular guy — to all a welcomed shipmate. Oi L. QJhrjuULr Buffalo, N. Y. " Women are a snare and a delusion. " That is Bob ' s pet phrase, but he doesn ' t take much stock in his own philosophy ; he drags whenever he can ' t organize a bridge game for the week-end. There ' s only one thing that Bob would rather do than eat, and that ' s play bridge. For diversion, from bridge, he plays a wick- ed game of chess and, during the spring, pounds the cinder track and swings around the golf course. He starred during Plebe Year with- out any trouble ; many of his study hours helping out his " wives " and classmates who don ' t have such an easy time with academics as he. Bob ' s character is well rounded. He ' s likable, has a keen sense of humor, and is academically brilliant ; his mind is al- ways open to new ideas — the kind of mind that ' s always eager to learn. The Navy is going to have a fine officer in Bob ; he ' ll make many friends with those above and below him wherever he goes in the Service ; and we expect to see him go far. y ' .sm a z Ho Denver, Colo. Milt came to the Academy from the " Mile High City of the West " with high hopes of becoming an Admiral in short order. A dark haired lad possessing a marked versatility, he found it easy to overcome the difficulties of academic life and readily adjusted himself to the long grind. He is an enthusiastic sup- porter of sports and is always ready to lend a willing hand in their advance- ment. In his leisure time, Milt is an ardent participant in tennis, lacrosse, and sailing. He is perpetually prepared for an argument and is invariably cor- rect. Not being a " savoir " he had to work diligently, but was always quite amply rewarded. Milt is no farmer when it comes to ingenuity either. His many contrivances rival those of Rube Goldberg and need only a reversal of the laws of nature to make them work. Milt has ability, inspiration, character, and the will to succeed, plus an over- abundant storehouse of money-making ideas. He likes the Navy ; it will like him. Mandolin Club 4, j, 2; Battalion Lacrosse 3; Pep Committee 2, i; Golf Manager 2. THOMAS GROVER BURLEY, JR. Golf Manager 3, 2, i; Track 4, j; Chess Club, 2. I. ROBERT LEON SCHREIER Rife Manager 4, j, 2, i; Battalion Lacrosse 3, 2, i; Company Pistol j, 2, i; Boat Club 2, i; Soccer 4. MILTON JOSEPH SILVERMAN 288 ROSS BERTRAND SPENCER RALPH STEWART CHANDLER CLAIRE CORNWELL POOLE I n. . OlcuAju e. Po A Salt Lake City, Utah If it ' s a deep bass voice sounding off near you, whether it be in the ward- room of a " tin can " or on a gunboat out in China — before you turn you ' ll know it ' s " Spence " upholding his point with the conviction of real authority. His friends will always recall him as a tall, ambling son of the West, best re- membered for that infectious smile and pleasant humor, and the enjoyment he derives in a discussion, showing his friends the fallacy in their argument — " spilling the wind from their sails. " " Doc " began his formal education at the University of Utah after several months of military school. A few short days converted him from a college lad to a true follower of the sea, even find- ing him hard at work on the business end of an oar where he found many hours of enjoyment and constructive recreation. An enthusiasm for the outdoors often found " Spence " at the helm of a small boat or ketch, and our prediction is that someday he ' ll be listed with 41 ' s " big ship " skippers. Chattanooga, Tenn. Four long years ago, from the sunny Southern state of Tennessee, came a true Southern lad to embark upon his career of becoming a Naval officer. The few college years before his entrance saved him many a headache along the academic line. He still wears no stars and boasts no N ' s for his Southern tem- perament exacts of him nothing that smacks of labor. Athletic activities arc lacking except for an occasional strug- gle with the rope climb and a dash around the track in an attempt to con- vince Henry Ortland that the boys from Tennessee weren ' t meant to be amphib- ians. Like all true rebels, he has loved and lost! Ah! and loved again! He has been a consistent member of the well known fiying squadron for four years. Slim is a jolly, happy-go-lucky sort and because of this, he has been the butt of many a joke. There ' s never a dull moment when he ' s around. Hap- py ' s good fellowship and amiable dis- position have made him an ideal com- rade for our four years at the Academy. Bennett, Colo. He can tell you all about ranches and cows, but that ' s not all he knows. Play a game of bridge with him, talk to him, just be with him, and you realize how varied his interests are. You might ha e to study him for months at a time for he is hard to fathom but sooner or later you realize what kind of a fellow this Salty is. Aside from his capabilities as a student of technology (not literature), he enjoys life and sees the responsibil- ities as well as privileges that friendship has to offer. He is easy to please, loves to read the latest Cosmo, but is not what one might call a prom trotter. He gets his exercise on his bunk, in the gym, and in Mr. Ortland ' s class for be- ginners where he stars. He has swept out tlie room for three years (a record for any midshipman) and has done ev- erything else to make life pleasant lor others. Studies are a secondary issue with CHarabellc -he was never meant to be a cutthroat; it isn ' t in him. He just rocks along with the I reeze, leading a life of ease. Crew 4, 3, 2, I. Baseball 4, j. 289 Chicago, III. Early graduation enabled Wayne to graduate from an institution of higher learning in the short period of six and one-half years rather than the seven years which June Week would have end- ed. The first attempt was in engineer- ing at the University of Iowa. Then an old ambition was realized and he obtained an appointment to West Point, but a twist of fate sent him to the Naval Academy instead of " Hell on the Hud- son. " Thereby the engineer from Iowa and Chicago became a midshipman. Such a change was not hard for him, for he has the capacity of adapting him- self to whatever may occur, but when it comes to forgetting those days as an embryonic engineer, that ' s another mat- ter. He has a burning desire to create massive projects, to execute with mi- nute care to detail any assigned task — to get " well done " for his efforts. It ' s mighty hard to stop a man like that, but it ' s mighty easy to remember him for that clean cut, natural simplicity of character by which we all know him. Football 4; Battalion Football 3, 2; Lacrosse 4, J, 2; Reception Committee. WAYNE HOOF El Paso, Texas Dick combines the qualities typical of the South and West, yet he does not lack that individuality which gives him a personal appeal all his own. Though his education was in preparation for a career in law, he has successfully di- verted this liberal background to the more technical requirements of the Navy. In moments of recreation he has become well adapted to a new way of living, so that he feels equally at home in a boat or on horseback. He prefers DICK HENRY GUINN a wide field of activities, social, athletic, and academic, rather than specializa- tion — and he receives benefit from all these pursuits, because he seeks personal satisfaction rather than an eflfect pro- duced on others. What he misses most is the desert — sunshine and dry air — next to that, he would enjoy spare time in which to read good books. A sound mind in a sound body, adaptability, and a knack of handling any situation grace- fully — these are his inherent qualities. Combined with a sense of humor, these should sail him safely across the rough- est sea. Lacrosse 4,3, 2, i; Press Gang 2, 2, i; Choir 4, 3, 2, i; Musical Club 4, j. CHARLES WESLEY RUSH, II Dothan, Ala. Versatile is the word for this suave gentleman from the " Deep South, " for Charlie has the inherent ability to do well anything he attempts. His pri- mary interest is sailing. The Vamarie and the yawls have found him a com- petent seaman, while those who have sailed with him sense the deep pleasure a boiling wake gives him. This love of the sea, coupled with the romantic tinge of the South, has given him a wanderlust held in check for the last four years, but intensified rather than diminished dur- ing that interval. The only thing strong enough to anchor him is a little brunette. Literature has provided an outlet for the cravings of his spirit, and his many athletic pursuits have replaced the activ- ity of an outdoor life ; but Charlie enjoys a " siesta " as only a Southerner can. His vivid imagination is often used to construct day dreams that remove him from the realities of routine, and this, combined with his other characteristics, prove him to be intensely alive and pos- sessing an enviable capacity to enjoy living. Swimming 4, j; Gym 2, i; Reception Com- mittee; Vamarie; Yawl Racing; Boat Club 4, J, 2, i; Manager Business Staff. 290 JOHN EDWARD KIRK HOLDENVILLE, OkLA. A red headed man with a personality to fit his physique ... a light Southern drawl and ever present smile . . . this is John Kirk. His vast number of friends both at the Academy and at Virginia Polytechnic Institute, where he was a medical student, have put the seal of approval upon John ' s happy-go-lucky personality. His scholastic record testi- fies to his capacity for hard work. Although his looks belie it, his tennis ability is of varsity caliber and his capac- ity for work both mental and physical is of a high standard. His unmistakable tendency to relaxation has asserted itself in that Johnny tends to conserve his efforts in his constant pursuit of work and happiness. Saturday night is defi- nitely not a period of relaxation, how- ever, for he attends every hop. His manner of telling you that you are wrong earns your respect and car- ries with it a feeling of his sincerity, a characteristic which tells more of this genial fellow than any written words. Football 4, 3; Wrestling 4; Battalions, 2, i; Tennis 4, 3, 2, i, N ; Press Gang 2, i; Quarterdeck 4, 3; Lucky Bag 2. CSi.niM Lehioiiton, Pa. The first impression most people have of f2d is a mental image of him vigor- ously insisting that they cat some of his chow. It is much more than just a taste of food, though, for with it comes a good hour ' s entertainment of laughs and jokes. Ed is effervescent, always bubbling over with joy. Once get him started on his stories of native life in Pennsylvania, colored with a typical Dutch accent, and you will never want to leave. EDWARD GEORGE MILLER There is much more to Ed than a good time, though — he ' s the kind who wears well. The longer you know him the better you like him. Talk seriously with him and you ' ll soon find that he has both ideas and ambition. He ' s bound to be happy in life, for he pays dividends to his friends. In return for a little friendship he ' ll give you a double payment in pleasure. If you don ' t know Ed, then you ' d better get acquainted with his pep, fun, and enthusiasm. Drop in some night on " Edt " and the " kits " and he ' ll tell you, " Veil, I ' m satisfied. " Track 4; Choi) 4, 3, 2, i. 291 J. J yJ ■e Gl.KVKI.AM), ( )lll ) aiigiiiug alxHil, Oil What ' s all tlic it ' s ' ' Dutciiy " ' telling one of his jokes again. I lis real name is Roland, but around the Academy, " Dutcliy " serves the purpose. His mission in life seems to be either to laugh or to make some- one else laugh. In sj)ite of his lightlicailcd altitude, Dutchy takes the avy very seriously. He actually cares mf)re for his job than many men who pretend to be very seri- ous about it. The only lime he has ever worried was when Tecumseh threw the axe at him while he was taking " Young- ster " math. I ' he axe missed so here he is — still happy. What a storm his room is usually in! Chow, jokes, radio, and people all going strong. He intends to charge admission from now on because the room is such a circus. He will be like that all his life! Will he ever settle down? Vell, yes, it could be called that. He ' ll have a home and family, but if the kids are like the " old man, " the house will never settle down. The Loc; 4; Baseball 4,3; Battalion Wres- tling 4, 3, 2, i; Battalion Football 3, 2. ROLAND JOHN SPRITZEN HEBER JENKINS BADGER Salt Lake City, Utah With three of his brothers here before him, " Badge " entered the Academy to uphold a family tradition. However, he got his real inspiration from the nau- tical atmosphere of his home on the shores of the Great Salt Lake. Two years at the University of Utah taught him all the advantages of co-edu- cation ; but the work there has helped him keep a jump ahead of the academic departments. He finds enough time for sports, and every season finds him busy with something. He has no N ' s to his credit, but not because of lack of effort. Coming from a large family, Badge is naturally easy to get along with. His friendly nature makes the plebes flock to him for protection. He aspires to be- come another Browning, and has given up sleeping through many steam drills for writing poetry, but there ' s no future in sight for him as a poet. We like to remember him as the cute plebe flower boy for the color girl back in ' 38. Football 4; Lacrosse 4, 2. JOHN MERRICK BURNHAM Lincoln, Nebr. John entered the Naval Academy the hard way — through the fleet ; however, knowledge gained at an electrical school in San Diego has held the Juice Depart- ment in check. Plebe year was a strug- gle, but since each exam puts him a few numbers higher. Letters may go un- read for weeks but exam marks must be read while the ink is still wet. Diligence and a faculty for being right have given him a winning combination. Why do women flock around him? Perhaps it ' s his " peaches and cream " complexion or maybe it ' s that wave in his hair. Or — more likely — it ' s because of the personality that has won him so many friends. Next to a good workout, making phone calls is his favorite diversion. He has been the main support of the Bell Telephone Company during his four years here. Favorite topic of conversa- tion : " The system and why it can ' t be beaten, " with concrete examples from real life. Favorite expression : " Oh, all right, just one hand of bridge, and then I ' ve gotta study. " Battalion Track 2. Beecher City, III. Cass came from Illinois, by way of the U. S. S. Pennsylvania. He has an un- canny knack of taking life just as it comes and rarely has anyone ever seen him ex- cited or in a great hurry. The " Dago " department held temporary terrors for Cass plebe year, but even this did not upset his composure. With his typical statement " They can ' t bilge me, " he came through as we expected. Sleep- ing has always held its attractions for Cass, but not when other recreation, such as a hop, is available. He has never lacked for drags ; in fact one after- noon a major calamity was narrowly averted when two of the fairer sex paid him a visit at the same time. Cass smokes more matches per cigarette than any man in the Academy, but he cannot be considered " Scotch " as his pack of Camels is always open to his friends. Few of his classmates know him as Reber but the name Cass will always remind us of the personality and cheerful atti- tude that has made our four years with him so pleasant. Boxing 4. EMERY REBER CASSTEVENS 392 (iRAPKr.AND, TkXAS Why " Dcad-cyc " forsook the Texas Rangers for the Navy wc do not know. Somcliow the call of the sea drifted into Grapcland and brought him to the Academy. That he took to the new life, wc h ave no doubts. Of course he has had his moments of homesickness, but he has the knack of shaking it off by sticking his head out in the corridor bellowing like a Texas steer, " What ' s the uniform for next period? " In academics he has been one of the near greats without any trouble. Dur- ing the day he always finds time to in- dulge in practical jokes, taking or giving a good rib equally well. Plebe year all was quiet, but at his youngster debut he blossomed out and since seems most natural with a feminine companion. Maybe the expert rifle medal he wears has something to do with it. His only worry is a receding hair line. Maybe he will be able to stem the ebb tide, but if he doesn ' t, we will enjoy going bald with him. Stamp Club; Boat Club 4, j, 2, i ; Battalion Football 2; Outdoor Rifle 4, 2; Small Bore 4, 2; Battalion Lacrosse j. MALCOM WILLIS WHITAKER, JR. CLAY A. MITCHELL, JR. SiKESTON, Mo. Clay hails from Missouri, and true to form, he must be shown to be thoroughly convinced. One must be careful, how- ever, not to classify such a state of mind as one of obstinacy, for knowing Clay will soon make it apparent that this characteristic is the natural result of a conscientious desire for exact correct- ness. In addition, his sincere interest and his appreciation of other ' s capabil- ities make him an ideal companion in bolli work and play. When C ' lay finally decided to come to the Academy it was after a )ear of col- lege life. He left a lot of friends behind him, but his sunny disposition, good sense of humor, and ever present grin have won for him twice as many. He has taken no end of ribbing about his short stature, but nevertheless, this short stature has not seriously hindered his try for athletic fame. With the greatest of case he made the wresiling team on his first attempt and in all probability he will win man - more matches before his career is completed. POWELL PRESTRIDGE AIL, JR. Wrestling Varsity 2, i; Christmas Card Committee. 293 Xeivman Club; Hammond, La. Pete is one of those Southerners who lives up to the distinction of being a true rebel. He comes from down Lou- isiana way, which is readily apparent when you hear his Southern drawl. He has built up quite a reputation for his ability to always have a beautiful drag, and few are the hops that he misses. Pete ' s most outstanding characteristic is his frankness of opinion. He is always coming out with some wise comment which is to the point and usually filled with additional touches of irony and subtle humor. He is fond of all types of athletics, but his greatest interest is baseball. In the spring, Pete can always be found out on first base keeping up with the best of them and banging out his share of hits. His life ' s ambition is to be a ilyer. Pete believes that flying will give him the feeling of personal accomplishment and individuality which forms a major part of his personality, tlerlainly no one could be better suited than lie to take up such a noteworthy career. Baseball . , j ' , - ' ; Conipanj I ' islnL MELVIN HAROLD WARNER GEORGE H. NOLTE . t : — Ang .oi tT Plainfield, N. J. A man ' s wealth is estimated by the number of his friends, and by these standards, Mel Warner is a wealthy man. His cheerfulness and carefree at- titude make him liked by all who meet him. But beneath this carefree surface lies a deep determination to have his job " well done. " Almost as transient as a navy junior, Ned has lived in Missouri, Kansas, Illi- nois, and New York, and finally he has come to rest in New Jersey, the state he now calls home. From high school, he pursued a more stable career by prep- ping at Severn for the U. S. N. A. Here at the Naval Academy, Mel ap- plies himself to the task at hand, sub- duing the system. Still he finds time to pursue his favorite extra-curricula activities, namely : swimming, Rifle Team, and sailing. But the above are not his only avocations — go to any hop, formal or informal, good or bad, day or night, at home or abroad, and you ' re sure to meet Mel — guess why? Brooklyn, N. Y. Often times, the arbiter in our feud- ing congregation was our tall, blonde representative, aflfectionately referred to as " Wacky. " George has been a mem- ber of the intelligentsia. Our problems have been his and have therefore been assured of successful solution. His am- bitions are but temporary for the sim- ple reason that they are energetically pursued and soon realized. One of his more lasting ambitions, however, con- cerns the age-old subject of bridge. He doesn ' t wish to be a " second Culbert- son, " but rather a " first Nolte! " At this point, it would seem that George has missed his calling ; however, there was a psychological contrast be- tween life on board and ashore that at- tracted him — that ' s the mark of a Navy- man. Aside from the sea, you will find that George has other haunts. For in- stance, should you chance upon New York City and thereabouts, try the Ger- man-American. Wilmington, N. C. The fact that he is the only Rebel in a room full of Yankees doesn ' t seem to have affected this " Tar Heel " from Wil- mington, N. C. His quiet easy going manner makes unpleasant situations im- possible. This, combined with the prop- er amount of studiousness, makes him excellently equipped for his chosen ca- reer. His leisure hours may be few and far between, but they are used to fullest advantage. His favorite activ- ities are camping and boating, but he is EDWARD CORBETT HINES, JR. equally at home in the social world. He can always be found at dances or parties while home on leave. Ned may not belong to the " savviest of the savvies, " but one thing is certain ; he will be striving constantly. On Grad- uation Day, he will look back upon a difficult task well done, and he can look forward to the second stage in the real- ization of an ambition held since his high school days ; to become a good naval officer. Swimming Team 4, j, 2, i; Boat Club 3, 2, i; Rifle Team 4. Boat Club J, 2, i; Foreign Language Club 4, 3, 2; Trident 3,2; Wrestling Manager 294 Newman Club; Battalion Wrestling 4, j, 2; Battalion Gym 4, j; Battalion Track j; Battalion Cross Country j, 2. v MONTCLAIR, N. J. The first time you meet Gale, you ' ll realize that he has a well defined char- acter built around a core of determina- tion. By determination, we mean that if there is anything he desires, he gets it — or else! Nevertheless, he didn ' t earn the nickname " Happy " by being the meanest man in town! On the con- trary, he radiates mischief and happi- ness. Sometimes his happiness is audi- ble from one end of the corridor to the other. GALE SEAVER FELTON yz. fy . His powers of concentration result from his Jersey rearing. He taught himself to concentrate by reading Mil- ton in the sunlight without slapping at even one mosquito. With this tremen- dous power of concentration, he can study two lessons and read a story in Cosmo while we struggle through one lesson. Seriously speaking, Gale has a crust of that rough and ready Merchant Ma- rine salt which is a good foundation for his chosen career. After his service in the Merchant Marine, he went to Bullis Prep School where they told him he ' d never be a Middie. Well, he ' s our room- mate now! Baseball Manager 4, 3; Cross Country Man- ager 4. La Mksa, Gai ir. A navy junior, and proud of it, liurns hails from an Avocado ranch in sunny Galifornia. He is red-lieaded and has that ruddy complexion of a true Scotch- man, which possibly accounts for his nickname " Pinky. " Burns can ' t be called a savoir, but he did enough book pounding to stand well up in the first half. Women were the least of Pinky ' s worries, but he never turned up at a hop with a brick and he had some 4.0 pictures on his locker door. Wielding a foil for Navy ' s fencing team was Pinky ' s favorite sport, and judging from his collection of medals, he could really push a pin. Burns was a militarist, and strange as it may seem, he actually enjoyed toting a rifle. He is the fourth generation to graduate from U. S. N. A., a record worth continuing. Good natured, happy, always smiling, and forever doing his best no matter what. Burns fits exacdy the type of man who makes a good officer. Fencing 4, 3, 2, i; N 2, i; Company Pistol J, 2, I ; Battalion Lacrosse j, 2; Boat Club 3, 2, I. BURNS WALLING SPORE Cjj edu y. VUvj2y t- f BkiixiKi ' OKr, ( iow. S; ailoi, xaclilsmaii, musician, and " ( onimiscur (Ics Artcs gentiles " ' -That ' s Art. Brought u|) in Bridgeport, Gou- nccticul, on Long Island Sound, steeped in two (■(•ntmies of Xaval and yachting tradition, Art has inherited the spirit of the seafaicr. Since- 1933 Art has been in the service, following the sea both as a first class seaman and as a ' " gentleman sailor " of our Regiment. In life aboard ship. Art is at his best. But " A. J. " is quite the lad ashore too. If you want to find the master ' s touch on a violin, or an excellent danc- er at a hop, or a lad at ease in the coiu- pany of lovely young ladies, just look for Art. While he stands well in his class in academics, he has found lime to ring up some pretty good scores for Navy in cross country and in track. Art ' s experience and capabilities both ashore and afloat stand hiin in well in the service, and have provided him with the requisites stated by John Paul Jones of " . . . a capable mariner . . . and much more besides. " Track 4, 3, 2; Battalion Track 4, 5; Bat- talion Lacrosse 2, 1 ; Orchestra 4, j, 2, i; Spanish Club j, 2, i; Cross Country 4, 5; Black N . ARTHUR JULHvN MYERS 295 Grand Island, Nebr t Golf bag on his shoulder, pipe in his mouth, peacefully ambling toward one of his long drives ; that ' s the way we al- ways think of Jim. Radio and golf were his chief loves before entering the Acad- emy, but aside from that mysterious transmitter he built in his first class- man ' s room plebe year, his spare time has been spent on the golf course. Jim, Lonnie, and Speed, rain or shine — what a threesome they ' ve been! Jim is easy going, thoughtful, and thorough. One of the " fair haired " boys of the academic departments, the stars have become old and tarnished by their long stay on his collar. Jim has a common trouble with wom- en — either too many at one time or too few. When he drags one of his own choice though, we ' ll all be there be- cause we know she will be worth meet- ing. The small effort he has to put forth to keep things under control makes him an easy man to get for a fourth at bridge. Wherever he goes, Jim won ' t be hurry- ing, but we know he ' ll get there. t0i mi Pasadena, Calif. Whenever we hear the phrase, " He ' s all Navy, " we think of Ken. His sole ambition in life has always been to be a naval officer. A true son of Califor- nia, he spent his summers as a seaman in sailing ships and evaded high school by enlisting in the Navy. " See the world from a signal bridge " became his motto, and while on the Coronation Cruise of 1937, he received a message that he had passed the entrance exams. We called him " reg " Kinney plebe year and there were rumors that he took his regulation book home on Christmas leave. Gym is a favorite sport with " DoCj " but being a sailor at heart, he has each year joined the " Monks " at Hubbard Hall and the upper Severn. Crew season once completed, he loses no time in catching up on missed hops. He likes tall girls and knows the tall stories to hold them. Not a dreamer, he knows what he wants from life. We ' ll miss the determined step in the corridor that has told us of Ken ' s approach. York, Pa. Do you know Lonnie? Here ' s what you missed. The Dutch people have a reputation for being spotless and neat. Lonnie more than lives up to their stand- ards. On " youngster " cruise, Lonnie ' s locker was always neatly stowed. Such habits are not made in a day. His room, locker, and all his gear are always per- fect. One might think that such a method- ical person would surely be an introvert. The converse is true about Lonnie. He keeps all his old friends and makes many new ones by always speaking to every- one and maintaining a sincere interest in their progress. Being a " jitterbug " at heart, he misses very few hops. Lonnie isn ' t a " radiator club " man who depends on the hops for his exer- cise. Each spring he is the first one to go swinging over to the golf course. In the winter, his gyrations on the parallel bars keep him in shape. He is diligent with his lessons and all he does. Be- cause he is such a worker, Lonnie gets the most from his recreation, the Acad- emy, and life. Soccer 4, i; Golf 4, 3, 2, NA ; Radio Club 4, 2, i; Crest Committee; Ring Committee; Company Track 4. Crew ' 41 4, jN, 2N; Soccer 4 ' 41; Gym 4 ' 41; Battalion Gym ' 41 3, ' 41 2. Gym 4, 3, 2, i; Golf 4, 3, 2, i; Lucky Bag ; Company Representative; House Committee. JAMES WOOD STEIDLEY SHELDON HOARD KINNEY LEON CARL KLINGAMAN 296 RICHARD EDWIN LEARY THOMAS O. McWHORTER CRAIG SPOWERS Boulder, Colo. Do you see those yawls along the hori- zon? A friend of ours is on one of them. You ' ve heard the old saying, " The only sailor worth his salt is one brought up in sail. " Dick must have heard it and taken it seriously. A fast, thrilling race with the " lee rail under " would not be complete without Dick ' s black-haired figure in sight. Besides being a sailor, Dick is also a good listener. He is always ready to listen to your troubles and help you solve them. Strange thing about the talks is that when the conversation ends, Dick ' s troubles are under discussion rather than your own. Speaking of troubles, Dick has cer- tainly had his share. He had both arms broken within five months. Because of the long time spent in the hospital, he had a great deal of work to make up. In spite of the adversities, Dick was out swinging with the rest of the people when the band began to play. Dick doesn ' t take things too seriously but he hkes to do his job well. Such an out- look leads to a happy life. The Log 4, 3, 2, i; Gym 4, j; Boat Club 2, I. Magnoll , Texas This man Tom McWhorter is no dan- dy. One does not have to see the Long- horn on his tie clasp to realize that he is a Texan. Trifles could never assume any degree of exaggerated importance as far as Tom is concerned. His quiet and unassuming attitude is character- istic of the Cattle State and enables only his closest friends to learn and appre- ciate his thoughts and convictions which he stands by most firmly. Tom has managed to develop an enviable versa- tility in interests. He came out of the Great Southwest with a true apprecia- tion of opera music as well as the reali- zation of the aflTcction that a man can know for a horse. During his Academy career, " Mac " has supported his bat- talion consistently in lacrosse and foot- ball. Because of his congenial " live and let live " nature and his serious tempera- ment, Tom " grows " on his friends the more they see of him. His classmates will remember Tom for his familiar " lo Hoss " greeting and his untiring efforts toward that idealistic goal which he as- pires to reach. Battalion Track 4; Battalion Lacrosse j, 2; Battalion Football 2; Boat Club [Senior) j. 297 East Orange, N. J. When Craig came to the Naval Acad- emy, one love from his civilian days was retained and amplified : an ardor for sailing. Having sailed the East Coast between Sandy Hook and Cape Cod in a yawl, Gloucester lisliing sloop, and the schooner Tanya, tiiis recreation su- perceded all the athletics that he had participated in during high school years. Those other athletics had been aban- doned with the advent of the tobacco habit; which is characteristic of C raig ' s " double-or-nothing " personality —a na- ture which is somewhat perplexing in its homogeneity and eccentricities. Craig is a staunch exponent of a " little bit of Old New York, " coming from the near Jersey side — East Orange. " Knicker- bocker town, " and all its elements ap- peal to him — from .McSorley ' s .Me House to the Rainbow Room. C:raig has accumulated a nunii)er of nicknames through the years : " Cionk " (of u hieli he he is most jiroud), " .Monster, " and " Speedy " being a few. His natural flare toward the immaculate ; liis con- structive criticism, and tolerant cyni- cism ; and his characteri ing nicknames ; by these do we know him. Boat Club 4, J, 2, I. %£l St. Louis, Mo. " You can ' t prove that! " — and Stu is away on another argument. He does- n ' t particularly care on which side he argues, and he asks only an opponent and a question with at least two sides. Coming to us by way of Purdue Uni- versity, where he acquired no little knowledge and a Phi Delt pin, Stu has not only taken the academics in stride, but has also found time for athletics (although he ' s tapered off a bit after an active plebe year), Musical Clubs, Press Gang, and Reef Points. As ed- itor of the " plebe ' s Bible, " Stu found second class year a mad rush of copy reading, interviewing printers, and wor- rying about deadlines, but the excellent results proved that the tedious hours were well spent. Besides arguments, he is fond of good music, " boilermakers, " dancing, and sleep. His dislikes are, of course, the system, and also people who are prone to consider Webster Groves, Missouri, to be in the " West. " Possessed of a wonderful sense of humor and a ready wit, Stu has been a real shipmate. Battalion Basketball j, 2, i; Musical Clubs 4, j; Glee Club 4, j, 2; Press Gang j, 2, i; Reef Points j, 2, i. Editor i; Log 4, j; Fencing 4, j; Lacrosse 4, Battalion j. STUART CARLISLE JONES HERFORD, N. J. " Say, I learned a swell new shot to- day — see, you ' re going down the side- lines ; you stop, pivot, then. ... " By these words you shall know him — the ever flowing talk of basketball and its various phases serves to identify Rich as no picture could ever hope to do. When it ' s not basketball, it ' s the com- ing week-end with a 4.0 beauty from New Jersey, or some new recording he ' s just decided to add to the collection. Coming from an all-Navy prep school, WALLACE JAMES RICHARDSON Wally was far ahead of us plebe sum- mer as to " ways, customs, and tradi- tions. " Striking out contrary to his family tradition by not becoming a member of Harvard, ' 40, he was not going to let the little ordeal of plebe year disturb him. The four past years of sharing desk and shaving mirror with Rich have proved there ' s nobody quite like him. Ever ready to play cards, listen to any type of music, discuss a good book or play, or just indulge in a plain old bull session, he ' s been one of the best ship- mates possible. Catholic Newman Club 4, j, 2, i; Boat Club 4; Battalion Tennis 4; Varsity Basket- ball J, 2, i; Staff Reef Points 2, i; Bat- talion Football 4, J. DONALD CLARK KIRK Muskogee, Okla. Among the last few to enter ' 4 1 was a young lad from Muskogee, Oklahoma. That his knowledge of the sea was small made Httle difference. He was ambi- tious and willing to subject himself to anything the Navy had to offer with the idea that in the end Kirk would come out the winner. With this firm purpose in mind he spent his four years here, not always perfectly satisfied, but never complaining. Before entering U. S. N. A., Don at- tended Muskogee J. C, and both in high school and at college he took an active interest in the forensic arts, winning dis- tinction in both state and national tour- naments. As a midshipman, however, he has limited his speaking to the class- room and to arguing with his friends, taking either side of any subject. Ex- tra time he spends on the sub and weak squads and as business manager of The Trident. Keen insight, willingness to offer assistance, and ability to appre- ciate the other fellow ' s point of view have won him the respect of juniors, seniors, and classmates alike. The Trident 2, i; Quarter Deck 3; Glee Club 4, 3, 2; Sub Squad 4, j, 2, i; Music Club Show 4, 3, 2, I. 298 JOHN TOLES KUGLER ; j::il ,- ' -(£l(S--«_ Richmond, Mo. Six years ago a young lad in Rich- mond, Missouri, was playing a little for William-Jewell College, and entertain- ing dreams of one day becoming an Ad- miral. Two years later he dropped his gear in the Main OfTice of Bancroft Hall and into ' 41 came Otto. Since that day Otto has become one of our best liked members, for, although some have a larger circle of friends, none have fewer enemies. His unassuming, quiet, good humor, his sincerity and re- liability are characteristics which have won the respect of his classmates. The determination underlying his belief that, although he can ' t beat the system, " neither can the system beat him, " has won the respect of his seniors. Outstanding in his personality is the rare quality of modesty, for while most of us broadcast personal achievement, few of Otto ' s own classmates know that he ' s been a first quarter man every year. His activities have been confined to an active membership in the Boat Club, participation in battalion athletics, and extended membership on the sub and weak squads. Lakkwooi), Ohio Out of the corn and Indian mound country of the orthwest territory came the Seedskin in the summer of ' 37. After completing high school he sought to pac- ify his insatiable desires for higher edu- cation at Case School of Applied Science in his native Ohio. After a year, though, the Navy called, and our little man heeded the blast. For such a little man, Walt manages to have an amazing number of irons in the fire. Not content with standing way up in the numbers, he shares his time with numerous activities. Tennis WALTER FRANCIS SEEDLOCIK ' «£2 1. when the weather in Maryland permits and golf in the summer were his first loves in sports. A philatelist from way back, he delights in finding rare vari- eties of some single ancient issue of U. S. postage stamps. He sang in " Pinafore " and made a lovely little Japanese lassie in " The Mikado. " He edited The Tri- dent and headed the class Christmas card committee. Wrap up warmth, intellect, energy, compatibility, and an especially win- ning smile in a compact little bundle and you have Walt personified. Managing Editor The Trident ; Newman Club; Sub Squad; Musical Clubs Shows 4, q; Black X ; Tennis 4, j; Battalion Cross Country 4; Stamp Club; Chairman Christmas Card Commillee. Mil WAIKl 1 , Wis. .■ ( (iiinoissciii ' ()I s oud |()(i(l. nuisic, and women, f.arl has a strong heart in a (iiic l)()(ly and a will and a determina- tion to make good. Humor, genciosity, and piiilosopliy are his ' ■mental hoh- i)ies. " Fortunate, indeed, is the fellow uho shares his advice and good nature. ' Hu ' oughout the year you may find vav on the handball court, always rariii ' to slam that ball lor another victory. Foot- ball in the liill and baseball in the sum- mer are his favorite spcjrts, with plenty of swimiTiing in between. Looey can put his thoughts into words well and is always a welcome guest at bull sessions, and rainy afternoons find him and the gang gathered around the pick-up and radio discussing the relative merits of the latest hit tunes. When Earl finishes his skirmishes with the acadeinic depart- ments, he ' s headed for the healthy out- doors — to the sea or in the air— for " wings " are his coveted goal. The fu- ture will find this Wisconsin husky s|)ending a healthy, vigorous life, being the active energetic fellow and an ex- cellent shipmate. Battalion Football 4, 3; Baseball 4, 3, i . EARL A. LUEHMAN 299 » iri . ' ■ i - ' S ' t»3SSf . JOHN CHEWNING DOHERTY DwiGHT, III. Not even the brother Delta Upsilons at the University of IlUnois could keep John from the Navy, and the academic departments with all their terrors have been unable to get him out. With in- terests running from bridge or the latest recordings, to handball or the rare oc- casions for ice-skating, John seldom had time for bunk drill. Friendliness is John ' s keynote, but a natural courtesy and consideration for others is an equally outstanding trait. To ask a favor was to be assured of hav- ing his aid, for his willingness to help a friend was practically unlimited. In his tastes, John is quite definite and not easily influenced once his mind is made up. Music is his favorite hobby, and playing the piano adds to his en- joyment. One might also include the art of conversation as a hobby, but it is too much a habit to be called anything else. John will never lack friends, be it a companion with whom to stand a watch or a pal with whom to make a liberty. Ring Committee; Boat Club; Battalion La- crosse 4, 5, 2; Black N; Fencing 4; Newman Club. JAMES PRESTON MARION, JR. Greenwood, Mi: From ' way down in Mississippi came J. P. with some of the delta mud still on him. He left his motorcycle, girl friend, and " Sad-dy " nights for Annapolis, and when the Academy tried to change him, he wouldn ' t allow it. In the beginning of plebe year it was evident that his favorite hobbies were sleeping and eating. His knock-out in boxing didn ' t faze him, either, for he was right back at work developing hooks and such. His constant training and lightning speed deservedly won for him the long coveted captaincy of the box- ing team. Studying is of minor importance to Margie — he thinks it ' s far better to read boxing magazines or just to do nothing. He is happy-go-lucky, carefree, and puts everything off until the last minute. Outstanding in his appearance are his pugilistic nose, his rust colored hair, and his happy smile. There ' s never a dull moment with him, and he ' s a swell roommate. His ambition is to fly, but no matter what he does, he ' ll earn a " well done. " Track 4, ' 41; Boxing 4, j, 2, Captain i, bNt ; Battalion Baseball j, 2; Pistol Ex- pert; Company Pistol j, 2. Wallingford, Vt. " Ace " came to Severn ' s shores the hard way from the hills of Vermont- high school, a year of work, almost two years in the fleet, and thence to the Academy. He took us under his wing second class year and we ' ve never had cause to be sorry for this combination. Cheerful, easy-going, always ready to provide a laugh, certainly one couldn ' t ask for a better roommate. Ace never ran into any difficulty with academics ; in fact, he proved of great assistance to us in such horrible things as math and skinny. He spends most of his time at the boat house pulling a lusty oar for our crew, his greatest source of enjoyment. The few odd moments spared from studies and crew are spent trying to catch up in his correspondence with a ready supply of OAO ' s. Oh, yes, he has his woman troubles, too, along with his ambitions in the Navy and a happy home life. We can truth- fully say with our knowledge of Ace that they will all be fulfilled too. Football 4, J, 2, i; Battalion Boxing 4; Battalion Crew 4; Varsity Crew j, 2, MA. ELWIN ALLEN PARKER 300 QUJUf .(PcumA r.. Mount Vernon, N. Y. Chick descended upon the Naval Academy from Mount ernon, New York, and lias given the folks hack home good reason to he proud of him. Al- ways keeping the academics well under control, he has found time to do a lot of work in the ring, and woe be unto the drug store cowboy who starts tossing smart remarks his way. One of his pet dreams is life in a quiet spot far from the disturbing influence of the feminine ele- ment. Not putting much faith in wom- en as a rule, Chick has nevertheless cultivated the acquaintances of several very beautiful young ladies — for future reference, perhaps! As a great lover of modern music. Chick has spent many spare hours collecting and listening to his set of the newest popular recordings which is now one of the Academy ' s most complete collections. Four years with Chick and no cause to regret it, for he is a regular guy and the best friend, roommate, and classmate that anyone could ask for. He ' ll be the same kind of a shipmate. The Trident 4, i; Company Softball 2; Boxing 4, J, 2, I bNAt; Stage Gang 4, , 2, Manager i. CHARLES MICHAEL QUINN, JR. I it I FRANK MODERNO SANGER, JR. Wilmington, Del. Frank came here from Norwalk, Con- necticut, via Water town, New York, and Duke University. At Duke he took a shot at Engineering and became a loyal Phi Kappa Psi. Present home : Wilmington, Delaware. This Yankee can be found almost any- where in the vicinity, he doesn ' t miss much — in any case he ' ll be standing with his feet very, very wide apart mark- ing on thin air with a forefinger to em- phasize a point. It ' s an argument, you can bet, and he ' ll take both sides if nec- essary to keep it going. As for academic aptness, Sanch is one if those fortunate savoirs who are always at the top or close to it. It may be said that he cherishes am- bitions : wine, women, song, and a life of ease. Besides snaking along with the best of them, his present weaknesses seem to be bridge, sailing, bridge, Strauss waltzes, a hankering for other classics, and more bridge. Aside from these odds and ends, it ' s fairly safe to say that the Navy will be richer by a good ofTicer, come Graduation Day. Crew 4; Battalion Crew j; Sailing 2, i; Boat Club J, 2, i; I ' awl Racing 2, i; Com- pany Representative i. BREWSTER PHILLIPS, II Memphis, Tenn. Have you heard about the latest glori- ous feats of Major Bob Neyland ' s or- ange-shirted Volunteers? Drop in and ask Brewster — if you ' ve got a few hours you can spare. From Memphis on the Mississippi, ' way down there in Ten- nessee, comes this jolly Rebel, and a truer son of Dixie never breathed. He came to us already something of a mili- tary man, having spent some of his school days at Columbia Military Acad- emy, and he has had little trouble with the various executive and academic phases of academy life. There ' s a rumor that he missed a hop once — must have been a broken leg or something equally as serious, for where there is a hop there must be blondes, and where there arc blondes, there is Brewster. Between hops he manages to get in time for a few of his other hobbies, nota- bly bridge, music, sports of the season, and no small amount of letter writing. His ambition -to have the organ pound out the Hungarian Rhapsody wiiile he marches down the middle aisle. Battalion Football 4, 7. _ ' ,• Outdoor Rijk 4: Boat Club J, Small Bore 4. 2, i; Battalion Baseball 301 ARLIE GEORGE CAPPS r- Columbia, Mo. " You gotta show me, " and George is not the exception that proves this rule. Whether it ' s nav, math, or women, there just has to be a reason in back of it all. Rather than waiting to be shown, though, he ' ll usually find it for himself After more than two years at the U. of Missouri, studies were never any trouble, so Arlie ' s time was spent in conjuring up questions which the profs couldn ' t an- swer. Driven to desperation by the Acad- emy barbers, who are evidently of In- dian descent, he took up barbering dur- ing second class year and made quite a name for himself, strictly with an ama- teur standing but professional skill. Women! George enjoyed this subject immensely as evidenced by the fact that he hasn ' t missed an informal or a hop during the last three years. Just to prove the truth of " brain over brawn, " George indulges in his favorite pastime, wrestling with some bigger man. No one will forget his willingness to help out his classmates — if anyone got into hot water, George would either get him out or get in with him. Flehe Wrestling; Battalion Track 4; Bat- talion Wrestling 2; Choir 4, 3, 2, i; Musical Club 2, i; Math Club 2, i. THOMAS VINCENT HENNESSEY New Lexington, Ohio " Hello, you big red-headed Irish- man! " That ' s what you ' ll say when Tom comes along with a grin spread all over his face. In every humor he ' s the same carefree son of Old Erin ; there ' s just something about that map of Ire- land that puts you at ease when you ' re around him. Tom was the most eligible young man in New Lexington, Ohio, but that didn ' t keep him from going to Columbus to attend Ohio State University for a year. It was in a Columbus drug store that he overheard some fellow saying, " The Navy needs men! " Two months later in the Academy everybody knew Tom as Three Star Hennessey ; it ' s a natural for him. Bucky Walsh ' s pep talks drew him out for plebe crew, and every year he has returned to support his battalion in this field. He ' s there when you need him, and if he ' s there when you don ' t he ' ll keep quiet. Has he ever told you about his troubles? He won ' t ; and so far as we know he has none, for look at that smile! Washington, D. C. They didn ' t make ' em big or tough enough in Washington, so the Mighty Mite dropped over with that good na- tured chip on his shoulder to see if the forty-eight states could produce anyone a good little man couldn ' t handle. He hasn ' t had a chance to find out because his sunny nature develops only friends, and he can ' t help smiling at his own swagger. Even so, he pursues his friend- ly feuds with such intensity that the big- gest of us respect his terrible threats. ELWOOD A. COBEY, JR. Plebe Crew; Battalion Crew j, 2, i. 302 He studies enough, but he doesn ' t let it interfere with the enjoyment of life : the development of those mighty mus- cles, brushing those pearly teeth, and dragging those charming girls. The Little Man can always see the humorous side. At times he even seems a little " wacky, " but behind that gay exterior lurks a determination to suc- ceed that has obtained for him every- thing he has wanted. Sometimes he gets things the hardest way, but he gets them and makes friends doing it. He will be present when part of ' 41 pins on wings. Battalion Gym 4, 3, 2, i; Track 4; Boat Club 3, 2, i; Sub Squad 4. ()(;in.N, Utah From the mountains and prairies of the West came our seafaring Paul Bun- yan, Doc Savage. During tlie short winter season when he is not out for some athletic team, he can usually be found in Mahan Hall at his favorite in- door sport — acting. Diverted from a stage career by an appointment to the U. S. N. A., Doc is determined to find some use for his course in dramatics at college — he will begin acting on the slightest provocation. He is also known LOWELL CROSBY SAVAGE I for his inability to win at poker, his con- tinuous singing, and his wild tales. Never worried by academics, Doc de- votes a good portion of each study pe- riod to the morning paper. The aggressiveness that Doc shows on the athletic field belies his friendly na- ture, and, despite numerous liours of extra duty, he has never been down hearted. Always ready to explain a diflicult problem with his own solution (worked b ack from the answer). Doc is also a master in the art of circumlocu- tion. He has twin ambitions — to go through Pensacola and to grow a mus- tache. Musical Clubs Shows 4, 3, 2, i; Football 4, J, 2, i; Track 4, j, 2; Masqueraders 4, j, 2, President i. (i. l)SUKN, Ar,A. Wafted North by the strong wind of ' 37 that caught us from all parts of the United States and deposited us at the Naval Academy, tagged with a brand new ' 41, Morgan left the Black Belt in or Alabam to try his hand at things salty. Fresh from a few years of college and with a keen eye and an alert mind, " Pierpont " made his way quickly. Always in the " know " where academ- ics were concerned, Morgan had time for other activities also. A radio bug and a real " ham, " he naturally attached himself to the Radio Club. It wasn ' t long before his drawer became full of spare parts and a transmitter began to take shape in the room. It was usually kept in the closet. Morgan ' s hobbies, other than radio, were two B ' s — bridge and bunk. If he wasn ' t tinkering with somebody ' s radio or looking for a fourth, he was invariably holding bunk drill and probably dreaming of grits and Southern fried chicken. Quiet, thought- ful, and discerning, John is the officer we want for a shipmate. Radio Club 4, j, 2, i. JOHN MORGAN DUKE, JR. I NION rowN, I ' . ill ' is a canny Scot u Im alw a s lias the latest ill haberdashery ; even liis iiiii- Ibriiis sli()v the master ' s toiK li. ' i ' i|) lias the fighting spirit to go uiili the uni- form, too. ' ollIlgster year he {ain(; from behind to lick physics. His interests are aried : automobiles, music, and professional tap dancing are foreinost. He dearly lo ' es to sit at the piano and muse over chord modula- tions. If called " fourth, " the little man shows remarkable ability at bridge. Prior to his .Academy life he had per- fected a fast free style swim which never was put into use here, as his philoso[)hy was that athletics and academics don ' t mix. You ' ll see him on the golf course, in the Masqueraders, at hops, and often in the ward room devouring an inoffen- sive chocolate sundae. . nd sing, say, he once said that if they recorded his voice on some four part harmony it would be the best quartet in the world. Seriously, though, he ' ll take any part in some barber shop group and his per- sonal variation of the baritone part will certainly thrill you. Musical Club j, i; Company Pistol Team 4,3, I- HENRY DAMDSON CLARK 303 Berkeley, Calif. Out of the far west came Ned, with a determination to become a naval officer of the highest caHbre, and with the men- tal and physical qualities that will make him that and more. However, Ned ' s ambitions are flexible enough to enable him to enjoy the lighter side of life, and nine times out of ten, Saturday night will find Sturdy a member of the " Fly- ing Squadron. " His versatility and untiring energy make him the man for any job, and no matter what the problem, be it escaping the wiles of a predatory female, or one of the lesser importance. Sturdy can de- vise a method of solving it — or of side- stepping it neatly. His talent for or- ganization has led him the coveted position of The Lucky Bag Business Manager. His ready smile and whimsical humor make an " Open Sesame " to any door, and will carry Ned far, whether in the Service or the great outside. Ever ready for work or liberty, he has earned a place in our memories which will never be dimmed by time. San Jose, Calif. Tom ' s interest in the Navy began about as soon as he could distinguish be- tween a battlewagon and a San Fran- cisco Bay ferryboat, and time has only served to make him the despair of those plebes who were called upon to answer his varied questions about the service. The first tea fights of plebe summer found " T. C. " already becoming an ever present fixture at any gathering which included anything but uniforms. What began as a diversion has grown into a ruling passion. If he isn ' t at a hop it ' s because he couldn ' t trade off a week-end watch. But " Sugar ' s " life is beset with care and anxieties. His soul is at rest only when he can fret himself blue and gold in the face! However, his main worry is whether he can achieve his cherished goal of becoming a submarine skipper. Whatever the future may bring, we are looking forward to many years of companionship and to even bigger lib- erties out in the fleet with Sugar. A » .c jz ttvo Nashville, Tenn. Out of Tennessee comes Sweet Willie Williams. He ' s a Southerner born and bred, and woe be unto the loose-tongued fellow who speaks of his native state in a disparaging way should Hensley be around to hear. While not quite a star man, Sweet is always just a number or two short of the gold collar marks, being one of those individuals who if given time can sit down and figure out the toughest problem. Lazy — -yes, but only at the right time ; slow — the lads always have to wait for him ; a good bridge partner — -you said it. He tries his hand at a wide variety of sports, but, more often than not, he can be found in his fa- vorite position — horizontal on his bunk, deeply engrossed in the current issue of Time. Endowed with a great deal of com- mon sense, more than his share of good looks, a delightful sense of humor, and a winning personality, he is sure to reach whatever goal he sets out for. And, by the way, in case you haven ' t heard, once Willie courts ' em, they stay court- ed. The Log 4, 3; Reef Points 4, 3; The Lucky Bag 2, i; Boxing 4; Company Rep- resentative 3, 2; Boat Club 3, 2. EDWARD WOODS REBARD Christmas Card Committee; Recepti on Com- mittee. THOMAS CHARLES CAIN, JR. Boat Club 4, 3, 2, i; Math Club 2, i; Foot- ball Manager 4, 3. HENSLEY WILLIAMS 304 JOHN REGINALD BEARDALL, JR. WILLIAM JAMES DALY I t ROBERT WILLIAM RAMAGE )V3C .sz 2.:2iz Berryville, Va. Jack is a true Virginian, hailing from the upper reaches of the Shenan- doah Valley ; although he traveled far and wide with the Navy for a full eight- een years before starting an active ca- reer, his fondness for fine horses and beautiful women stand as indelible markers of his true sentiments. Out- wardly, though, Jack is a man who, by tradition, looks on the Navy not just as an occupation, but as the very top of all professions for which one cannot hold too high an esteem. No mean athlete, the possessor of an N star second class year, a scholar lying close to the star line, and a lad with a profile that causes far more than his share of trouble in the female ranks — that ' s Jack. If ever you feel the urge of listening to a really good tale, drop around and ask Jack about Youngster Christmas. As the years roll by. Jack will always be at the top, despite his fear of becoming a bit bald with all its attendant sidelines and distracting influences. Lawrence, Mass. Not the least of Bill ' s accomplishments was telling the second class during his plebe summer about the fahg from Bahs- tun to Bah Hahbuh. That New Eng- land accent was a shock to us farmers from the Middle West, and it has taken us the better part of four years to get over it. Finding more pleasure in the cultural side of life than in the muscle- building routine of an athlete. Bill has a definite feeling for fine music, good books, and lively conversation — and les femmes. Jarvis is not afraid to try out any new ideas he may have, and it is practically impossible to shake his con- victions. High in this category will remain the additions he made to the French language in dago classes. One characteristic that stands out in Bill ' s makeup is his real interest in any troubles you may have — the mark of a true friend. It will be hard for him to measure up to his own standards of an ofiicer and a gentleman. He has already measured up to oins. Indianapolis, Ind. A Culver man and a reformed St. Johnny, Honest Bob brought to the Naval Academy a sample of Hoosier man power. His bull-dog persistence has triumphed over the academic de- partments despite his theory that a good book and pipe are better than a slip- stick and glasses. His locker door and mail render false Bob ' s assertion that women are a snare and delusion while his drags rate something better than that shining proboscis. The tendency to be frank at all times and to be stubborn when his convictions are refuted have gotten him into minor troul)lcs in the past, and may do so in the futuie. At any rate, that lump of connnoii sense will bring him back to the right track in short order. Beneath that typical midshipman cynicism lies a set of high ideals that will stand him in good stead in days to come. He is adniiied I)v his friends and resi)ec|e(l by all those who have had contact with liiin. Bob is fit- ted out (or a long cruise -he ' ll make port. Soccer 4, 3, 2, i; Class Ring Committee; Wrestling Manager 4. Lucky Bac, Advertising Manager; Qjiar- terdeck Society; Aewman Club Bulletin, Ed- itor; Track j, 4. Foollxdl . , ■;, 1 " , XA ; Ijicihsm , ;;, :. ' .• Hdl- talion Boxing 1:; Wrcslling . 305 i I Bronxville, N. Y. No one has yet seen him angry, and it isn ' t Hkely that they ever will. A broad smile in a round face and a stamp collector ' s squint, that ' s The Kid. He puts conscientious and sincere effort in- to anything he attempts. There is a fine service tradition in his family, and The Kid realizes it fully. He has to work hard to match the achievements of his brothers and Dad, but that chal- lenge doesn ' t worry him at all. The Kid ' s chief asset is a perfect philosophy of life which allows him to laugh at everything — even his own troubles. He still possesses a marvelous ability to make things with his hands — a knack which was encouraged at home before he entered the Academy. He claims to be an expert horticulturist — as far as raising orchids goes. Lacrosse is his favorite outdoor sport, and he participates in clubs from stamps to French. One ambition that he still holds dear is to be perfectly familiar with the French language, and he doesn ' t have far to go. Foreign Language Club 4, j, 2, i; Stamp Club 3, Secretary-Treasurer 2, President i; Battalion Lacrosse 4, j, 2, i; Lucky Bag 2, I. ALAN RAY Detroit, Mich. Torch Lake was the scene of Bob ' s first nautical activity. When most of us were forming our earliest memories, he was sailing scows back there in Mich- igan. The development of this avoca- tion led him to Crabtown via the Naval Reserve, and in four years he hasn ' t lost the old interest. We ' ll venture to say that Bells would prefer even more to sit with a tiller, a pipe, and perhaps some feminine companionship than to be bon- ing nav. While crew, swimming, soc- ROBERT K. SLAYMAKER, JR. cer, wrestling, and general rough-hous- ing have occupied no small part of his recreation hours, his only real hobby which can rival sailing is that of tinker- ing with mechanical gadgets. His the- ory seems to be " build it first and then decide what to do with it. " Yes, Bob has what it takes academically, too. He may attack a problem the longest and hardest way, but he ' ll wind up with the right answer, and, what ' s more, he will remember how to do it again l ater on. He ' s off to a good start whatever his goal. Crew 4, j; Battalion Lacrosse; Soccer; Boat Club 4, 3, 2, I. 306 DOUGLAS HEIN C(y - .W T CoRONADo, Calif. Doug, as a Navy junior, naturally did a great deal of traveling before he came into the Academy. His globe-trotting, which included such places as Hawaii and Japan, did much to give Doug a natural worldliness and a broad point of view. Two years without so much as a slight quarrel with his roommate is evidence enough that it ' s easy to get along with Doug. He had some early academic troubles, but before the four years were up he had jumped nearly two hundred numbers in class standing. His hobby is photography. He has mastered per- fectly the incomprehensible lingo of " panchromatic-duosensitivity " (or something that sounds equally mysteri- ous) — and incidentally he takes good pictures. His sport is rifle, and his suc- cess with a gun is borne out by the num- ber of medals on his full dress jacket. Two of his traits have impressed his roommate most. The first is his love for imaginative fiction, which he reads profusely. The second, is his ability to enjoy a long shower followed by a good nap. Indoor Rifle 4, i; Outdoor Rifle 4, j, 2, i; Trident 4, 3, 2, Secretary i; Pistol. U2 ' " ■ JOHN FEND ALL O ' MALLEY Long Beach, Calif. Smooth is the word for John. Even without his patent leather shoes and his white silk gloves he could easily be clas- sified as the smoothest dancer on the floor at any hop — and he ' s always there. This meticulous attention to each de- tail is not reserved solely for dress occa- sions, either, for Jeff ' s shoe shines have been the envy of every man in ranks with him for four years. The nickname " Horizontal, " wliich he earned by means of his outstanding fondness for bunk drill, might lead one to believe the person described is lazy, if it were not for his accomplishments — but the Navy varsity on the tennis courts disprove that assumption immediately. Tenacity is the keynote of John ' s atti- tude toward both tennis and academics. He takes himself seriously in both fields and gets results. Pensacola has always been Jeff ' s dream and goal. His tenacity of pur- pose should carry him on to a realiza- tion of that dream when he finds him- self cavorting around in the clouds in one of the Navy ' s latest fighters. Tennis 4, 3, 2, i, N ; Triuent 3. LoN(; Beach, (Iai.u ' . As a Navy Junior Spider s])ent his childhood on the move. He loves to re- member playing truant from visits to the Louvre in Paris by inveigling his governess to take him skating instead. As a Navy Junior, too, he acquired early lessons from Spike Webb that made Spider Vills()n a famous name in plebe boxing. Perfection in every endeavor is Rus- sell ' s goal, be it writing French, speak- ing before the Qiiartcrdeck Society, or RUSSELL WILLSON, JR. playing tennis. He even had the plebes at his table in the mess hall ask him ques- tions in order to expand his already ex- tensive circle of knowledge. The lights that often burned in his room before reveille marked him not as a " cut- throat, " but as a man who devoted his study periods to extra-curricular activ- ities and yet wore stars for foiu years through extra effort and application. Boxing 4, J, I, bNAt ; Tennis 4, j, 1-4 it ; Masqueraders 2; The Log 4, 3, 2, i. Sports Editor i; J ' . A. C. A. Council 2, i; French Club 4, 3, 2, I, Vice President i; Company Pistol 2, i; Bat I (d ion Track 2: Company Representative 3; Star 4, 3, 2; Qjiarterdeck Society 2, i, Vice President i. ' 4. a. Hdut Oaklanu, C ai.h. Plebe summer -the adjutant, Iia ing puljlislicd ilie orders, crosses the ter- race to post with the staff. " Brace up, Donald Duck! " blurted sonic classmates, and " Duck " he remained. But despite the peculiar bend to his knees, ' ic has the tall build of a crew man. Born in Ohio, Vic migrated to the Golden W cst and became a true blue and gold Californian. No force of argu- ment can ever dint his rabid confidence that there is no land like the West —and maybe he is right. California climate, California Sierras, the University of C al- ifornia, California girls are embedded deep in his heart. A year on the Cal campus where he took " Navy " prepared Moit nicely for the real Navy as proved by the stars on his full dress collar. Journalistic work has developed all his hobbies with the exception, perhaps, of his stamp collec- tion. Victor is to be envied going back to the West Coast in the Navy ' s uniform — back to all that he loves and with a new- love garnered from four years by the Severn. Crew 4, 3; Log 3, 2; Lccky B. g, Asso- ciate Editor; Stamp Club 4, 3, 2, i, Pres- ident; French Club 4, 3, 2, i; Math Club 2, i; Star 4, 3, 2, i; Hop Committee i. VICTOR ANTOINE MOITORET 307 RICHARD EPLEY FOSTER f cf « 5 : Piedmont, Calif. From Piedmont, on the slopes of sunny California, the summer of 1937 brought a boy with a fighting spirit, a generous nature, and a grin that stretched from one famous ear to the other. A fluent intermingling of com- mon sense with book sense brings Dick admirable returns with minimum eflfort and explain his ability to keep up with the latest in magazines while still writ- ing so many letters that there was ever a lack of stamps. Overshadowing some high-jumping for the track team, football played the leading role in his academy life. Start- ing the season of 1939 on the third string, he finished it with an honorable men- tion for Ail-American end and the team captaincy for 1940 to his credit. From the youngster filled room sec- ond class year, the sound of the better grade of old and modern swing music, and his warm and ever present " What do you know? " greeting foretold Epley ' s wealth of good records and close friend- ships, establishing a mark in acquiring new editions of each without breaking the old. Football J, 2, I, N , Captain ' 40; Track J, 2, , NA ; Class Crest Committee; Com- pany Representative j, 2. JOHN- WIRT RANDALL BURWELL . " S %.3 Baltimore, Md. With a natural smile that broadens his thin face, Johnny came to us orig- inally from Baltimore. Since then he has been a perfect host to his many friends, girls and boys alike, in his home in Crabtown. Any Sunday afternoon plebe year, convincing evidence of John- Wirt ' s favorite indoor sport could be de- tected within a mile of his home. John- ny is a drummer by hobby, holding down the drums in the NA-io. He knows the favorite licks of all the " skin beaters " since the Indians scared white men with their tom-toms. How he can study while denting all the furniture in Bancroft Hall with his drum sticks is a mystery to everyone. As a result of such practice, Jose has had a few academic difficulties, but he ' s always come out a step ahead of studies. Outdoors Johnny uses his tall, slim figure to advantage on the tennis court. No set-back alters his cheerful spirit and easy going ways. For this and for his ready smile Johnny will be remem- bered by all of us. Plebe Soccer; Plebe Tennis; Varsity Tennis 2; Battalion Tennis 2; NA-io 4, 2, i; Hop Committee 2; Ring Dance Committee 2; Farewell Ball Committee 2; Musical Show 4, 3, 2. Durham, N. C " Don ' t make me mad or I ' ll tower over you. " This is Buck ' s favorite ex- pression, reserved for his friends of the fourth platoon. He possesses a remark- able sense of humor, and, what is more, it is entirely original. It is a very safe assumption that he comprises the max- imum in jollity per cubic foot. He is extremely well liked for his easy going nature and his habit of never con- cerning himself too much about the fu- ture. This latter characteristic has caused him a small bit of trouble in the academic hurdles, but Buck has always contended that ten days Christmas leave is too long for one man anyway. He came here from Duke University and brought abilities that have seen valuable use in his participation on the Christmas card committee. The Tri- dent magazine, and as first class man- ager of the boxing team. His many capabilities and undaunted ambition will always stand him in good stead. The word efficiency is built around men like Buck, and for that reason he fits in very well with the Navy. Battalion Boxing 4; Reception Committee 3, 2, i; Boxing Manager 2, i; Christmas Card Committee 2, i; Pep Committee i; Trident 2, I. JOHN WALTON NEWSOM 308 c :. c 3a ' r- Winston-Sai.em, N. C. One glance and tlicrc ' s absolutely no mistaking P. CI. — his smile monopolizes everything from his head to his feet. And, in spite of four of those unpre- dictable Maryland winters, his share of that great leveller — extra duty, and nav j)- vorks, he has kept that characteristic grin that beams all over his face and makes friends among both his juniors and seniors. That smile lias captured many a heart, too, but don ' t get Pride wrong women have always come sec- ond to his other interests, drawing and math. Just let him see a picture of a woman, and before you know it the picture has been sketched with imme- diately evident improvements upon the original. " P " is a typical Southerner, manners, accent, warm and generous hospitality included, and takes much pride in his ole North State. Pride ' s knowledge of the Navy was quite limited when he first entered the Naval Academy, but, with his usual show of enthusiasm, he entered whole- heartedly and is now as salty as they come, even to his partly bowed legs. Cross Country 4; Company Rifle 4; Coryipany Pistol . PRIDE CINCLAIR BROWN, JR. WILLIAM COULTER WALSH, JR. ROLAND GILBERT BIEWENU jf :i.¥aJJ ' : . OULJl z. tH w.- Watertown, S. Dak. High, wide, and handsome — that ' s Bill. A conscientious personality makes him a likable chap, and though he ' ll argue with anyone over anything, he does it and gains friends rather than losing them. Buck loves gadgets and is very me- chanically minded. He delights in spending hours tinkering with machines finding out for himself how they work. Elying is his favorite pastime, and he spends his leaves back in Watertown, South Dakota, flying a Cub among other things. He is also quite a sailor and would just as soon spend an afternoon skippering a yawl or an ice boat. Bill claims the distinction of having been a radio announcer before coming to the Academy — perhaps that ' s why he has such a pleasant voice. Bill sails smoothly with the fairer sex and the same applies to academics. W ' hen the going gets tough he just lights up one of his pipes and buckles down to work. He always comes through. Plebe Crew 4; Battalion Crew j, 2; Boat Club 4, 5, i , i; Choir 4, j, 2, i; Trident 3, 2, Circulation Manager i; Company Pistol 2; Battalion laid Crew 2. St. Martinvili.e, La. Yes, we ' ve to discuss the qualities of a Frenchman from down in Louisiana. He ' s a swarthy and stocky fellow with a smart and military gait. He enjoys any of his many pipes and " spirits " when the opportunity presents itself. Really his favorite position is comfort- ably snoozing on that soft Simmons where he does some of his best contem- plation, but if it ' s action he ' s there to parry with his trusty saber. Roland is a varsity member d ' ecjuipe d ' escrime, possessing speed despite his b rawn! " Goose " never has much trouble with academics, having prepped at West Point, though he digs when it ' s needed. His congenial disposition has made him an ideal reception committee chairman. Roland ' s popularity with the fair sex is non-parelleled. He claims that no girl can snag him — he likes them all. Listed among his hobbies should be reading The Weekly Messenger, shining his siioes, collecting Army bathrobes, and wishing that the Navy would estab- lish a March (iras. fencing . , ' ;, _ ' , ; .Yew nan Club; Battalion Basketball: Reception Committee: French Club; Budl (.lubj, 2, i; Qjuirttnleek 4, 2, i. 309 FRANK HENRY McDONALD C A 2«w- Harpers Ferry, W. Va. Mac was slightly chagrined when he discovered that he ' d used half a roll of film with the railing of Maryland Cap- itol ' s dome as subject — and upside down at that. It seems that a beginner does- n ' t know which gadget on a movie camera turns it off. Recent attempts with photography have been more suc- cessful, and his library now contains some really good films. Back home at Harpers Ferry High, Mac was captain of the football team — and, incidentally, his father ' s pride and joy. A trick knee prevented his partici- pation in varsity football here, but re- pairs were made and he ' s done loyal work on the B squad since. Battalion athletics, too, have profited from his services, particularly lacrosse. From a globe-trotting family Mac in- herited a love of travel. That, evidently, is as far as heredity went: a language teacher for a mother, a college president for a father, and two star French stu- dents as sisters did Mac ' s dago no real good. Dago, though, was the extent of his worries ; he enjoys everything else, and everyone enjoys him. Soccer 4; Lacrosse 4; Movie Gang j; Bat- talion Football j; Football {B) 2; Battalion Lacrosse j, 2. JOHN CHARLES FEICK, JR. Sandusky, Ohio Occasionally John will settle back and tell you something about himself But he is modest, and one learns little more than that his favorite haunts are around Put-in-Bay on Lake Erie, and that he attended the University of Michigan. From his very first appearance, he has managed to keep the study hours well filled. The manner in which he gets along with academics is exceeded only by the way he gets along with other people. His study hour was continually interrupted by the " bucket brigade, " seeking his help. At times he threat- ened to secure entirely on academics, to give more time to his activities. He was out for boxing, but a shoulder which ob- jected to staying in its joint called a halt. The Glee Club, Musical Club shows, and the piano were more to his liking. In the mess hall John got almost as much runni ng as he gave, but he took it in great fashion. Being pleasant has been something for which he has aimed, and that aim will take him places. Battalion C. C. Swimming 4, j; Glee Club 4, J, 2, 1; Musical Show 4, j, 2; Boat Club J, 2j Director Glee Club i. West Pai.m Beach, Fla. " The Champ " is one of those fellows who knows what he wants to do and does it. He ' s naturally versatile and has the ability to apply himself to anything from academics to touch football. He can be depended upon to do an A-i job of anything he tries. If Freddie says " Is that all? " with a disgusted look after you ' ve told your funniest joke, it doesn ' t mean he dis- liked it. He ' ll probably tell it to the first person he sees and get a big kick out of it. FREDERICK W. MAXWELL, JR. He loves to make music with that sax and clarinet of his and has held down an important spot in the NA-io since plebe summer. Almost anytime he ' ll tell you how hot the 10 is, or what his part as fifth clarinet in the West Palm Beach Municipal Band sounded like. A home-loving fellow, " The Champ " would like to settle down somewhere in West Palm Beach, Florida, and do some living. He knows that the sunshine, the folks, and the girl down there are tops. Hop Committee 2, 2; NA-io 4, 3, 2, i; Ring Dance Committee 2; Farewell Ball Committee 2; Musical Clubs Shows 4, j, 2, i; Battalion Baseball 4, 5; Log Staff i; Company Soft- ball 2. 310 W ' ASIIINCiTCW, 1). C " .. " Tliiit ' s what I say -the fastest grow- ing community in the U. S., " screams Little Davey of his native Cabin John, Maryland. Many are the oppositions to that opinion, but he ' s not one to back down. Here ' s a boy that knew what he want- ed and has never wavered in his ambi- tion to be another Navy Armstrong. Possessor of an N star for soccer, an NA for boxing, and a star for plebe aca- demics, the Meatskin has made his mark around here. A permanent fixture at DAVID MARTIN ARMSTRONG Vc7 lcujf U. L_f.. wA hops, and a champion in a bridge game, he believes in a well-rounded existence. And there are girls in his life. He gives them all a chance, yet he ' s still unat- tached — his mother is still O. A. O. to him. Always cheerful and likable, Davey will never lack real friends, for friendli- ness is probably his best characteristic. Four years with him have been inter- esting, sometimes frantic, but a lways swell living. New London, Conn. With a start in the deep South, Vic sailed a lengthy course before finally joining the class of ' 41. His high school record shows a start in New Jersey with intermediate stops in Arizona and Flor- ida before returning to take his diploma from Trenton High School. After high school came service in the Fleet and a subsec{uent appointment to the Acad- emy. One of the most active members of the Boat CHub, Vic could always be found in the fall and spring keeping the ketch fleet shining and seaworthy. His many ketch trips furnish endless stories on how to learn the rules of good sea- manship and the art of navigation — the hard way. In the winter, workouts in the gym and reading books on philoso- phy were his chief pastimes. His intel- lectual philosophy changed with that of each book, but fortunately he has al- ways retained his own natural outlook of good naturedness and tolerance. Joe looks ambitiously to Pensacola, but with or without the wings, we shall all look forward to continued years of friendship with him. Boal Club 4, 3, 2, I ; Captain of Turtle i; Battalion Gym jj, 2, i; Language Club 4. VICTOR STALWORTH MAULDIN Si .viTLK, Wash. " Well, I tell you, out in tlic Circat Northwest, it ' s this way . . . " and thus Willie lets everyone know that lie is about to give them the low-down on any topic. Conversation has never failed him, and he proved his ability by successfully describing sun-tan oil to a giggling Scjulh-American Senorita! " Kvans-without-thc-s " substituted his white hat for one with a blue border after a brief two years, Init in that time he acquired a vast store of nautical knowledge and a terrifi c vocabulary. Our subject ' s favorite pastime is hiding his light under a bushel, and he has practiced this diversion in studies, ath- letics, and other pursuits. Numerals on his bathrobe tell of his ability with a rifie, and one has only to see him in ac- tion to be convinced of his proficiency at sailing, bowling, or playing basket- ball. His loyalty and devotion to the Service, coupled with his keen sense of humor will make him a welcome addi- tion to any wardroom. Plebe Rife, Battalion Basketball 4, ;j: Bat- talion Sailing Team 2, i; Boal Club 2,1. WILSON E ' AN HUNT Soccer 4, 3, 2, i; Boxing 4,3; Log 4, 3, 2, i , . :i 1 1! South Charleston, W. Va. The Scotch are a braw and bonny race, by all accounts, and " Mac " Mac- Millan, Scotland ' s favorite son, stands ever ready to substantiate each and every account. Just draw up a chair, relax while Mac lights up one of his col- lection of pipes, each ranker than the next, and then hearken as he begins his story with a " Well, Bud " He punc- tuates his remarks with smoke rings and wins his point by laying down a smoke screen from which he attacks at will. At intervals through the battle, Mac may be seen with the smoke curling around his gray hairs. He and his pipe never lose an argument. Mac has no worries as far as the Exec and the Academic departments are con- cerned, but he does worry a bit from time to time about his increasing num- ber of graying hairs. He gave up pluck- ing them long ago when he saw that it just wasn ' t any use, but he still hasn ' t lo st the hope that somewhere there ex- ists a cure for that " tattle-tale gray. " If there is, rest assured that Mac will find it. He ' s that kind. Huntington, Ind. Remember that song hit of a few seasons ago : " The Jumping Jive " ? Well, that ' s what Dick used to sing on his way to his annual physical exam. You know . . . " makes you six feet tall when you ' re five feet five " ! You can ' t tell much about a fellow from outward appearances, however, and Dick is good living proof of this axiom. Meeting ev- ery allusion to his size with a smiling re- joinder, his good nature seems to well from a perpetual spring located behind those snapping hazel eyes. Dick ' s biggest weakness, aside from a devotion to the mysteries of radio, is his love of stories of buried treasure. He even manages to link the two with a radio treasure locator, a tricky gadget which he spends much of his spare time planning. Dick has starred on crew, gym, and swimming squads. His latest sporting venture has been in the field of squash, and he periodically takes a whipping from his big opponents. Dick may be one of the smallest men in our class, but reckoning from the standpoint of spirit and pep, he ' s one of the best. Chicago, III. From the graveyard to the Naval Academy in one easy jump! That ' s Bill ' s story. In the summer of ' 37 he was called from work in one of Chica- go ' s cemeteries and told that he was to report to the Academy. One of the fresh water sailors from the Great Lakes with plenty of experi- ence in the Reserves, he came to An- napolis with a deep-rooted admiration of the sea-farers ' life. Qiaiet and unexcitable, Bill has al- ways had the policy of taking the good and bad breaks in his daily stride. A very noticeable sense of humor balances his otherwise serious nature. For a short time both the radiator and the weak squads were clamoring for his attention. After climbing that long rope, however, the latter lost out com- pletely, and he shook the former loose. Youngster year he worked diligently with Navy ' s sailing team. Bill went on to serve as first class manager for that sport. If the medics find him unable to read that chart, some civilian organization will obtain a fine, all around good fel- low. Battalion Football 4, j, 2, i; Battalion Crew 4, 5, 2; Log Photos {Battalion Representa- tive) . Mathematics Club 2, i; Crew 4; Gym 4, j, i; Radio Club 4, 5, 2, i; Language Club 3, 2; Boat Club J. Sailing Team Manager 2, i. OSCAR DAVID MacMILLAN RICHARD GEORGE SHUTT WILLIAM VICTOR DOWNER, JR. ffil : ' q tr , ., 312 WILLIAM JOSEPH NORTH JOSEPH LYNN GEORGE EDGAR EVERLY t Erie, Bill arrived at the Academy from a city filled with naval tradition, that same town on the shores of Lake Erie where Perry built his fleet. And with two years of college plus that back- ground of tradition, Bill had a fine start plebe year. He wasn ' t here long before wc learned to welcome his pres- ence for his Irish sense of humor, a sense of humor not always on the surface be- cause he is quiet and self-contained. Plebe and youngster years found Bill managing the football team. In the oiT seasons he tried his hand at battalion lacrosse. In the line of work that eats into precious study hours. Bill did a noble job of extracting subscriptions for The Trident. Willy has a secret ambition — to buy a cabin in the north woods where he can hunt and fish to his heart ' s content. Seriously he wants to follow the Navy even though deficient eyesight will bar him from a line commission. In any branch of the service, Bill will succeed — for he ' s that type. Football Manager 4, 3; Log 4; Trident 2, i; Reception Committee 3, 2, i; Boat Club 2, 2, i; President Newman Club. jf.e . HoLYOKE, Mass. Since Joe comes from a definitely Army family, his closest friends have never been able to figure out whether he is the black sheep of his family or just a rugged individualist. It didn ' t take Joe long, though, to make himself quite at home in the Navy even if he has never entirely given up the Army, and to him any Army brat is still a 4.0. Joe entered the Academy with the ideal that there is absolutely no point in overworking oneself and after four years is still firmly convinced of the correct- ness of his philosophy. He would rather enter into a highly technical argument than study, the favorite topic of his dis- courses being the Army and Navy air forces. Despite this interest in the air Joe did find time to turn in an excellent four year job as soccer manager. To those of us who have been class- mates with Joe for four years, there is no doubt but that Joe will pro e an asset to any ship and a shipmate whose friendship will be cherished. Soccer Manager 4, j, 2, i. 313 LlVERMORE, Kv. " Yep, I come from Kentucky, but I ' m not a mountaineer — don ' t even live in the movmtains. " George has a hard time convincing the world that all Ken- tucky doesn ' t sing hill billy songs and spend the rest of the time " fcudin ' . " He tried to prove that every answer in the youngster skinny book was wrong. Having completed his j reliminary schooling in the public schools of Ken- tucky, George attended Gumberland Gollegc for two years. Here, in addition to his academics, he studied at (irst hand the problems involved in a steam heat- ing plant. George occasionally had a hard time conxincing E. H. Ci. that his work was worth a 2.4, but none of the other departments ever really had much chance with him. Academics didn ' t keep him from trying several different sports with arying degrees of success. Showing a decided interest in ligiuer- than-air axiation, George may possibly be found floating around in a blimp ere many years pass. Perhaps sometime in the future he may even |n() e his oil spoken ejaculation, ■■The Ixxik ' s wrong! " ' Football 4, j; Lacrosse 4, j, _ ' , ; Succcr j. •■A. ' g Detroit, Mich. After spending a very enjoyable year at the University of Detroit Jack donned the blue and gold uniform of the Navy with the intention of spending the rest of his life at sea. However, after the first few days of rough weather on Youngster Cruise, he decided that he preferred the air corps. Since that time he has been seriously considering Pensacola, for the flying course and the active social life there appeal to him very strongly. Since Bingo has had very little trouble with his studies, he has been able to par- ticipate in other activities, devoting much of his time to the boxing ring or the wrestling mat. While not engaged in athletics, he does a little sketching and day-dreaming about greater things to come. In the past few years, Jack, like many of his classmates, has become very much interested in aviation. Whether he will design planes or fly them is still a ques- tion to be decided but in either case we will expect great things from this Flying Dutchman. Track 4; Football 4, j. JOHN CHARLES BANGERT, JR. New Rochelle, N. Y. Big Ken has the distinction of being the last man to enter the class of 1941. It was the day before academic year began in 1937 that he came to the Academy fresh from the campus of the University of Michigan. A New Yorker by birth, Sterno spent his childhood days in New Rochelle and starred in football and hockey at high school. Ken really wants to be a naval officer, and his prized ambition seems to be that of serving as skipper of a de- KENNETH STEEN stroyer. This yearning of his dates back to his days of sailing on Long Island Sound. He is a natural born sailor, for he staunchly holds his own when the weather is rough and the ship begins to roll and pitch (airplanes excepted!). Next of importance to Karloflf are his athletics. He has participated with con- siderable skill on both the football and track teams during his four years here. Ken is also quite a hand with the women. His drags, from the first June Ball, have never failed to attract atten- tion and reflect credit on his ability to pick them. Football 4, 3, 2, I N . 314 MICHAEL CHARLES deSTEFANO Manhattan, N. Y. Mike is a name that is easy to remem- ber, and Mike is a fellow nice to know — all of which accounts for his genuine popularity among his classmates. Sel- dom really serious, his infectious grin and cheerful disposition have turned many an M. I. T. day into more of a " rope-yarn Sunday. " Mike keeps the plebes at his table forever on the jump, but the fact that even with them he is a " good boy " is an attribute to his lik- ableness. Give him a skag, a radio turned down low, and surround him with a spirited bull session, and Mike will lean back in his chair, cock his feet lazily on the desk, and be the perfect picture of contentment, for contented he will be. Mike ' s philosophy of life is very sim- ple, but sound : there ' s an answer to every prob — keep smiling. His hobbies conform to his personaHty: fast cars, good-looking clothes, special delivery letters, and especially, red-silk P. J. ' s. Four years a wife and a true pal, here ' s hoping these few years at the Academy will be only the beginning of a grand friendship. RIC:HARD WILLIAM PARISIAN Canton, N. Y. " Hey, Rick! You ' d better wear a cap to formation. " This is one of Rick ' s favorite absent-minded tricks to say nothing of liis bed-making on the only days beds were allowed to be aired. These and a few other incidents have started many a day off right. Lest more be said and one of Rick ' s outstanding traits overlooked, we want to mention his most prominent characteristic — his unique sense of humor. It ' s an odd mix- ture of far-away Potsdam and big-city humor that is almost impossible to com- bine, but in him is found the ideal com- bination of both. There are always a few bad apples in the barrel, but this does not phase Rick in the slightest, for even if no one else laughs, he ' ll make up for the non-support. Women? Nope! Rick ' s one of these independent, self-suflicient geniuses to whom the proverbial " womanly inspira- tion " is mere hear-say. But then, no man ' s life is completely void of the fair sex and Rick, a mortal, topples from his aloof pedestal and invariably hits the bottom with a comely lass in his arms. Drum and Bugle Corp 4, j, 2, 1; Reception Committee 2; Trident i ; Sub Squad j. LVANSTON, Iir.. Hold your hearts, girls, here comes Jack Bennett, that suave son of Illinf)is. John I ' klvvard Beiuiett, better known as " Henjie " to his friends and class- mates, was born in Ohio, but claims Evanston, Illinois, as his home. He re- fuses to talk about his high school days except now and then to mention a love affair or two with a dreamy look in his eye. A keen sense of humor combined with a serious determination make him a JOHN EDW RD BENNETT genial companion. When not busy studying or playing basketball, he is at- tempting the complicated job of keeping his love life straightened out. With list in hand, he sits mumbling, " One, two — that makes twelve that owe me letters. Why don ' t they write? " But that ' s only a small part of his life, for Jack has been seriously preparing to be a naval officer. While he wouldn ' t admit it, he is proud of the unilbrm he is wearing. A keen pride in his personal appearance and a hue determination to make good will make Jack an excellent man for the Navv. Basketball 4, j, 2, i; Battalion Football ; Boat Club 2. El MIkA, . . , from the (Vosl-billcii foothills of New ' oik cunc a last iniiniU ' addiiion to the class of ' 11. While an iiistnu toi in a girl ' s camp in the (iicen .Moiiiitaiiis, Wliitcy re(ci ( ' d a wire offering him a late appointment to . nna|)olis. He was given two hours to decide what course his whole life would follow, but has nev- er regretted his choice. Having com- pleted a year at Syracuse University and possessing an abundance of natural in- telligence, Jack has never had to worry about studies. Whitcy was c|uite an athlete at dear old Elmira High, help- ing his team win an Eastern Inter- scholastic football championship, but a knee injury has kept him on the side- lines here. It has also caused (lotton to miss his youngster cruise and to spend a great deal of his time in the hospital un- der the knife and saw. With various " mange-cures " in front of him, Jack sadly counts his thinning hair each night. The gals all think he ' s cute, and we all uonder when he ' ll tire of beating them off and succumb. Reception Committee 2; Hop Committee i. JOHN WAIN WRIGHT HIRST 315 THOMAS CHAPIN BUELL BiSBEE, Ariz. " W-e-e-e-1-1-1, now I ' ll tell you— " (accompanied by a pointing gesture with his right hand and a deep draw on that aural dust-burning cinder pot called a pipe) is the cue for all hands to settle back for a long, scholarly, tirade on anything from the fourth dimension to the probability of worm-holes in the moon, or the many obvious reasons that the U. of Arizona is far superior to any other college. On a typical Saturday afternoon, he can be found working in his spacious photographic laboratory and dark room — the shower, printing or developing additions to an extensive photographic library. Born in Santiago, Chile, Tom is a little dubious about going ashore on the west coast of South America, as he thinks he might be drafted into the " Chilean Marines. " He is methodical and tenacious in academic pursuits and has a habit of reducing a mechanical process, the evolution of plant life in the Superstition Mountains, the complex cycle of a co-ed ' s emotions, or most any other problem to a general mathemat- ical formula. Math Club; Lucky Bag; Trident; Or- chestra; Soccer 4, 3; Crew 4, 3; Boat Club. ASA ALAN CLARK, JR. Fresno, Calif " Why, man, out in Cahfornia we have oranges as big as watermelons, " and " Now back in ' 33 when I was on the school ship down in Rio, " or, " It won ' t be like this on that ranch in the high Sierras. " One of these remarks places Ace in any crowd. If you con- test the first, you ' re in for a scathing de- nunciation. If you show interest in the second, you ' re in for a story about Sugar Loaf. If you scoff at the last, he simply chuckles. And he has plenty of time to build that ranch house in his mind, for he has a strong back and a weak mind — I mean a crew man. When formation finds me caught short, I hear, " Now don ' t get panicky, Buell. " That one slogan, " Don ' t get panicky, " tells more about Ace than any other. He always seems to get as much done as anyone else without ever getting steamed up about it. One thing worth learning from him is the real pro- fessional value of not getting excited, re- gardless of circumstances. Syracuse, N. Y. Donald E. Carr, Jr., hails from Syra- cuse, New York, and he ' s commonly called Deacon — mostly because of his initials and not on account of his char- acter. After a year at Syracuse Uni- versity, he entered the Academy where one of his fond, and by no means futile, hopes was to hold down a bow position in the varsity shell. Every January he was one of the first to appear with the close-cropped head of a crewman. Deke was very modest about himself and managed to keep his popularity with the fair sex under cover. When home on leave he has three favorite pastimes : hunting or fishing, eating, and riding his motorcycle over the country- side. He ' s quite interested in flying, too, and the planes based at the Acad- emy kept him jumping to the window to see what is going on or what is taking off. His minor pursuits, which occu- pied the time he wasn ' t pulling an oar and developing some first class callouses, included puttering around the machine shop and sounding sour notes on a uku- lele. Crew 4, 3, 2, i; Radio Club 4. DONALD ELEAZER CARR, JR. Crew 4, 3, 2, i; Plebe Crew Captain; Com- pany Representative 2, i; Stunt Committee. 316 Mayiikf-d, N. V. Maynard " Slant Height " Dixon came to us from the little town of Mayfiekl up in the Mohawk N ' alley in New York. He industriously managed to lit his school work and a paper route together, and during the summers he made up for lost recreation by camping, hiking, and fishing in the nearby Adirondacks. After coiuj leting high school, he showed his enthusiasm and desire for the Navy by turning down two scholarships to come here. From then on it is compara- tively recent history, and the fact that he is still with ' 41 testifies that his efforts have not been in vain. " Slanty " may be a sandblower, but he operates on the old principle that the bigger they are, the harder they fall. His daily workouts in the wrestling loft kept him in fine shape. After West Point ' s disastrous gridiron defeat in ' 39, he came into possession of an Army sweater which sees much service on leave, visually demonstrating to his friends the Navy ' s superiority over the boys in gray. He didn ' t drag much, but didn ' t mind cither, ' cause his in- terest was all centered on " someone back home. " Plebe Wrestling; Battalion Wrestlings, 2, i; Company Softball 2. MAYNARD HARRY DIXON i HAROLD WILLIAM LOCKHART Caldwell, N. J. Ever since Hal ' s entrance into the Na- val Academy he has followed with the keenest interest all things that had to do with ships, the sea, and especially the Navy. No one was more qualified to write the Navy section of Reef Points. Scarcely a day goes by that he doesn ' t refer to his pamphlet " Ships and Air- craft of the U. S. Fleet. " Faithfully attending every practice during the long crew season, Hal is al- ways ready to go to bat for crew as one of the finest sports and the Navy crew as tops. Photography is his chief hob- by, and his collection of cruise pictures makes a complete album. Carefulness and completeness are immediately ap- parent in everything he does. He is well-rounded in every point but one — he is the number one Red Mike. De- spite the best efforts of all his well-wish- ing friends he has carefully evaded all their blind drags and attendant cares. If you see a good looking, six foot, igo- pounder heading for the crewhouse or for the yawls, it is Hal. • p3t JACK LeFLORI: BROWN TAHLEqUAH, OkLA. As long as there are " Sooners " like Jack around, Oklahoma will never lack real boosters. If you want to know about the most civilized Americans pre ious to the Pilgrims from one who has al- ways lived in the Cherokee Territory just come around and meet Jack. Like a true Oklahoman he is well versed in the history of his state, coming himself from a line which boasts a " gun-toiin ' " U. S. marshal in the days of the Indian Territory. Jack has numerous accomplishments. He is particularly proud of his culinarv skill as those who have made ketch trips with him can attest. Just gi e him a supply of cheese and eggs, a few loaxes of bread, and a grill, and then stand from under. He started out to be a tcarlier hut now he ' s one of our hardiest sailors. He is headed for Pensacola and most of his spare time on leave is spent taking flying lessons. From the earnest man- ner in w liich he tackles his undertakings, Wahoo will surely ])e soon sporting those coveted wings. Crew 4, 2, 2 X; Reef Points. 317 Senior Member Boat Clul . W T ' S - ' m:gff ' - ' »f ' j a-A - ML DAVID LESLIE BYRD COLLIS ORMSBY MARSHALL 9cLo .cU£y S?V llu eyr C . . 7 7 CtA i 4 X Ozark, Ala. A World Almanac, an atlas, Webster ' s dictionary, and a daily newspaper are the sine qua non of life with Admiral. His solution of most of the many debat- able subjects which inevitably arise in four years of Academy life is " Look up the facts. " And it is only by that meth- od that an agreement between us is ever reached. His love of argumentation has brought to light much obscure data ranging from the latitude and longi- tude of Timbuctoo to the superiority of Southern generals during the Civil War. We ' ve learned more than once that the miscellaneous info at his fingertips is surprisingly accurate. A guess — hardly ever ; an estimate — invariably. Sports are classified as a hobby in Admiral ' s pattern for living. His sense of humor would be his redeeming char- acteristic if one were necessary. He can laugh at both himself and a friend — and he usually does! Yet he is basically serious, having due regard for the slip- stick and the textbook. In the final analysis he was a good roommate — there is no higher commendation. Boat Club 2. Louisville, Ky. Ormsby, if not the greatest, is at least one of the greatest super-Snakes in the regiment. Very few week-ends have passed since youngster year began that Ormsby has not been seen escorting to the hops. He and his weekly drag are almost as much a fixture in Dahlgren Hall as are the guns. Come the Mon- day following Saturday and Sunday and we have a different man. In Ormsby speed, dash, and accuracy are combined to give him an average in academics just below starring. An excellent power of concentration enables him to give considerably less time to his studies than does the average midshipman. Conse- quently, the room is always strewn with numerous dry books from which he loves to quote, or cluttered with athletic para- phernalia of various descriptions. Marshall was born in Louisville, Ken- tucky, and attended Male High School, and until he passed the Academy exams he was headed for a well known law school. His ambition, however, was de- flected only temporarily, for now he hopes to be a naval lawyer. Judging from his personal characteristics and heritage he should have no trouble. Football 4, j; Quarterdeck 2, i. Big Spring, Texas Four years ago when, as a plebe, Bob was arranging the furniture in his room, he made his bed accessible from only one side — the right side. This may or may not be the key to his congenial dis- position, but it is as plausible an expla- nation as any. Of course, it may be an inherent characteristic of all long, lanky Texans to be pleasant. Bob ' s genial manner has naturally won him many friends and given him many activities. With a speaking knowl- edge of three foreign languages, he is at ROBERT HAILEY home in almost any branch of the lan- guage club. All of Bob ' s time was not devoted to study. He was a charter member of almost any Battalion sport you can name, including wrestling, soc- cer, cross-country, crew, and track. Although he heaved a rather deep sigh of refief when we buried math, aca- demics, like troubles, never have been of grave concern to Tex, and this ability to see the silver lining is going to carry him a long way in whichever branch of the service he chooses. Crew 4; Battalion Football j; Battalion Swimming J ; Battalion Track j, 2, i; Bat- talion Cross Country 2, i; Italian Club 4, j, 2, i; Spanish Club j, 2, i; Boat Club 3, 2, i; Trident Staff 2, i; Reception Commit- tee 2, I. 318 (jIj (!. jumM (}jLju ( A - vi » Watertown, S. Dak. Dick is from one of the Dakotas, but you ' ll never remember which one with- out asking him because he never does any talking about his home town, un- like most of the rest of us. In flict, Dick docs very little talking at all unless he is approached hrst. Qiiiet and silent he was, too, in aca- demics, but somehow he always could find the right answer on the slipstick and evade the catch questions that tripped the rest of us. Math, especially, was his strong point, and even the savoirs would RICHARD CARL MARQUARDT beat a track to his door on the tough probs. Tall and lanky, Dick ' s first platoon height has given him a chance at the Severn River Navy, and he has spent a good deal of time in the shells and sin- gles stored in Hubbard Hall. Dick came to us from the fieet and now he ' s ready to return to that same fleet, still the Silent One from external appearances, but with a four year ' s stock of stories to be generously shared if anvone calls for them. Buri,in(;ton, N. C. Up from the South with a " Sho-nufr " Southern drawl came Chuck late in the summer of 1937. His cheerful smile and willingness to assist anyone in need soon gained him countless friends. Especi- ally sympathetic to the miseries of the plebes ' life, he has been a big brother to all of them and is seldom seen without one along. The number of beauties on his locker door and his daily quota of mail are surprising until one gets to know Chuck. Any time that there is dancing in Dahlgren Hall he will be found right there. During his spare time he loves to prac- tice jitterbugging, much to the discom- fort of the men in the room below. Chuck emerged first in the race for sun tans during second class summer. Other interests are swimming, studies, gym workouts, and his old Alma Mater, Elon College. An eternal locker full of chow, a supply of clean white gloves, and a sunny disposition make him an ideal roommate. These four grey walls will be gloomier when Chuck checks out. Glee Club 4. CHARLIE CARL GARRISON Crew 4, 3. yr t fic »»t L I ' ori 1MA-, I . " Mill, " " ;is liis iiiaiix I ' mcikK know him, is a nali (• soil iif cniKiiu. in ( )l(l New l ' ,iit;laii(i. lie is die kind olti-llow who makes fiiciids of his a((|iiainiaiiccs, and his a(C|iiain(anccs are man . liis ac- tivities here at the Aiadciiu ha c been varied and interesting ; acadcniically, he is of tin; " sa ()ir " tvjx ' , but his f|iiahfi(a- tions lor such a t |)iiig ha c (omc only thiough dint of liard woik. ■ ' Punchy " ' is an ardent boxing cntiuisiast hi h ac- counts for the fact that his favorite rec- reation antl sport is in the ring. During the spring season reveille never finds him still in bed, but out jogging around the yard instead, taking off the extra pound or two necessary to make him that valuable asset to the lightweight division of the boxing team. His hol)bies are in Tiik Loo circula- tion department, which he has man- aged, cross-country hikes, and big, long black cigars. His conscientious and un- tiring enthusiasm for the service is just one of the many fine qualities tiiat go to make him everyone ' s ])ersoiial choice for a shipmate. Ballalion Rifle 4; Language Club 4,3: Box- ing 4,3, 2, i; Log 4, 3, 2; Circulation Man- ager i; Battalion Football 4. WILLIAM DAVID OWEN, JR. I . WL 319 . .g ... . ' ? a £ New York, N. Y. " Geezy Peezy, what smooth water for rowing! " exclaims Frank when the Sev- ern lies calm and unwrinkled. Yep — he ' s one of that exclusive clan of hus- kies with the short, stubby haircuts, the crew. He was quite a track man at college, but the shells stole his heart here. When not setting the stroke for the varsity, he was always willing to tell you all about Poughkeepsie in ' 39 or any Cornell race. Frank doesn ' t let crew interfere with academics, however, but like all star men his chief worry has been that he would drop at least 200 num- bers, if no t bilge out altogether, every year. The Quarterdeck Society, too, has claimed its share of Pete ' s time ; that is, if serving as secretary one year and pres- ident the next took any time! Frank tries snaking, too — he can always find you a drag. Ever ready with help for those not as quick on the slipstick as him- self, Slug will always be certain of hav- ing a warm welcome in any group of shipmates. Cleveland Heights, Ohio In the spring a young man ' s fancy lightly turns to thoughts of love. But with Chuck it ' s an all year process. The AMOD ' s have all been his close friends and have dropped in almost every day with a letter or two. From the way things are going Chuck will have to remember some of his math and start keeping a catalogue, using a ten-to- the-nth system to number his letters. C. P. gave up lacrosse, in which sport he had good prospects, to become a de- voted Boat Club member. If you could- n ' t find him, the odds are that he was busily working on the ketch, planning another dragging trip. His first Alma Mater was Union Col- lege in Schenectady. He had some very hectic days there and never tires of telling stories of life as such. With the complete reversal of form at the Acad- emy his only complaint has been, " This nav course would be fruit if I could add 2 and 2 and get 4 every time. " Always tops with Chuck are waltzes, ketch trips, Sep leaves, and little children. MuNCiE, Ind. To know Bob is to have a true friend — a friend that can be depended upon. This, along with his leisurely attitude and ready smile, makes him a real pal. During his leisure time he may be found in the gym working on the horse, where, by perseverance and hard work, he has proved his worth on Navy ' s champion- ship team. Or he may be seen on the tennis courts, or sailing down the bay. Bob loves boats, and he likes nothing bet- ter than a chance to prove his real abil- ity as a small boat handler. On the archery range, too. Bob is able to prove that he frequently hits his mark. Al- though he doesn ' t claim to be a savoir, he never has to worry about academics — -he just takes them as he does every- thing else, just as they come. He is one man who never complains about the " system, " for he really likes the Navy. This liking for the service is sure to lead him to a successful and outstanding career. Newman Club 4, 5, 2, i; Crew , 5, 2 N ; Quarterdeck S. 4, ?, 2 {Sec.) i. President; Musical Club 4. Boat Club 5, 2, i; Lacrosse 4, j; Soccer 4; Quarterdeck 4; Company Pistol j, 2, i; Stage Gang 4, J, 2, Captain i; Bugle Corp 4. Boat Club; Choir; Te?mis 4, j; Gym 4, 5, 2, I. FRANCIS PETER CUCCIAS CHARI.es p. TRUMBULL ROBERT WARD HAYLER, JR. 320 JAMES HAUHUTH McPHERSON ROBERT CAMERON STARKEY JOHN MOORE READE Vai.lejo, Oalif. Jim is a real outdoorman and a true son of the West. Deep down in his heart is ever the longing and yearning to roam through the canyons and over the hills of sunny California, gun in hand, ready to shoulder and fire at the distant sight of that pair of horns which thrills the nerves of every huntsman. Much of the evening ' s study period is spent in the wilds of that Western state rather than in the grim realities of the next day ' s lessons. But Jim can afford to dream, for he has been free from aca- demic worries ever since he threw away his French grammar. His love of action and outdoor life have made him an active participant in athletics. Each afternoon finds him working hard at one of those sports in which his tireless energy and persever- ance have won many points for the Gold and Blue. May he shoot as square- ly when behind the guns of the Fleet as he has here with his tennis racket, his epee, and with his classmates. Fencing 4, j, 2, i N , Captain; Tennis 4, 3, 2 N. Piedmont, Calif. An Army Brat, Bob is another of our more cosmopolitan classmates. With the help of letters from home, the World Almanac, World Atlas, and the Army Orders in the morning paper, he man- ages to keep fairly well up with his legal residence. As the originator of the " Powder River " yell here at the Acad- emy, we first connected him with Wy- oming where he put in two happy years as a college joe at the State University. During those two years at Wyoming, Bob had quite a diversified curricula of academics, sports, and social life. Being naturally bright, he could fortunately turn a great part of his energies to the latter two. He labored through two seasons of football in Wyoming ' s highly rarefied atmosphere. Along social lines, Bob has succeeded in blending the favor- able characteristics of both Snake and Red Mike. Here at the Academy, Bob ' s academic abilities have stuck by him, and in the fall he ' s usually with the battalion cross country squad, or if it ' s spring, his in- terests turn to baseball. His witticisms are one big cause for his host of friends among his classmates. Battalion Cross Country 4, j; Battalion Base- ball 4, j; Radio Club. 321 . ySojo Athens, Ga. When Jack was still in Georgia, where battleships are seen only in newsreels, he decided that the life of a naval officer was the one he wanted, and in spite of the rude awakenings to the fact that all is not a bed of roses in the Navy — suf- fered during nearly four years in Ban- croft Hall and the training squadron — he still likes his choice. Since Jack had had previous experience with military discipline at The Citadel, he was seldom in trouble with the Executive Depart- ment, but Nav was something else, for one of his best fixes was an unsat on the Nav exam. However, by dint of hard work when it was most needed he man- aged to escape from their clutches and even to jump some numbers in the pro- cess. Because of his loyalty to his friends and his willingness to learn, Jack is cer- tain to advance to a high rank in the Navy and to acquire many more friends during his career. May he have the best of luck wherever he may be sent. Lacrosse 4; Boat Club 4, 7, 2, i; Battalion Soccer . , ; : Masquer aders j. tf Yi £ A i . : f. yricrij L. New Orleans, La. Lloyd comes from an old New Orleans family, and he is rightfully proud of the French blood running red in his veins. A year at Louisiana State offered no ob- stacle in either academics or athletics ; thus, we can easily see why Lloyd is a well known figure on the athletic field, and why he has more trouble with his drags than with the academic depart- ments. R. O. T. C. training at New Orleans Academy and L. S. U. gave him an excellent grounding in military. A close rub with the executive depart- ment during youngster year brought out his finer qualities. His keen interest in professional subjects is the envy of his classmates — in it he has found a hobby. The host of friendships which Lloyd has built up is a result of a happy-go-lucky nature ; he faces the world with a smile on his face, kindness in his heart, and a pleasant word on his lips. Equipped with these sharp tools " Detour " will continue to grow in the hearts of his associates. Captain Track Team i; Boat Club 2, i; Cross Country , ; Company Pistol 4, j, i; Track Team 4, j, 2, i; Black N LLOYD LOUIS de LATOUR Caledonia, Minn. From the great Middle West came this soldier boy fresh from an Army prep school. His military experience and ver- satile manner of thinking marked him a success from the beginning. Fritz has a knack for taking things easy. His cherished relaxation is a good book, a good cigar, and a soft bunk. He excels in tennis and reputedly once won a " Joe " pot in a local tournament. A keen sense of judgment and a deep interest in professional subjects have aided him to help his classmates figure FRANCIS RAYMOND MOLITOR out " how the cam works " or " what do you think I ought to do about it? " An excellent story teller, he holds his audi- ence spellbound when he narrates in his quiet, easy voice. His social life at the Academy has not in the least been neg- lected. He has been seen at many hops and his ability to keep his 4.0 drag ' s at- tention has become the envy of his ship- mates. Fritz will ease through life and attain his ambitions through his domi- nating quahties of sound judgment and common sense. Basketball 4; Reception Committee j, 2, i; Boat Club J, 2, 1; Battalion Basketball j, 2, i; Battalion Tennis 2, i. ROBERT LONG Worcester, Mass. Red will try anything once. As a re- sult he never has a dull moment. Bull sessions have long been enhanced by tales of his choice escapades. A prac- tical mind, well suited to serve a naval officer, red hair, and a smile or ready laugh are his strong points. At times he has been unsat, but, being the kind who comes through when the chips are down, he has always managed to pull out from under. Variety has been the keynote of his dragging. A man who can hold his own, he goes well in any company, as much at home in the mountains as he is in a cabaret. Worcester, Massachusetts, sent this ace model airplane builder. Boy Scout, and seaman in the Naval Reserve to us four years ago. He will return now as a promising Ensign, a well dressed young gentleman, and a man who has the con- fidence needed to gain success. His par- ticular ambition is aviation — an ambi- tion that has never wavered. When the final muster is taken, Rastus will be present. Battalion Cross Country 4; Fencing Manager 2; Boat Club J, 2, I. 322 DAVID PIERCE POLATTY, JR. At Large Born in Washington and reared in Navy towns on both coasts, Dave settled down here for a four-year tussle with the Academic Department. With a happy-go-lucky air, a keen sense of hu- mor, and a naturally pleasant disposi- tion, he is usually on hand to take an active part in any kind of a session. Once converted (Red Mike to Snake), Dave never extended his bunk drills in- to the week-ends. Bunk drill is defi- nitely his chief diversion, but the football season always finds him hard at work in a manager ' s berth which earned for him the position of first class manager. No doubt he will manage to find a place in the Supply Corps and follow his Fath- er ' s footsteps to success. Fishook has his own ideas on things in general. You can argue w ith him about any of these, but without avail. Along with these, he has determination which will enable him to keep " steady on " and ring up four bells towards an adventurous life which he wants, and is sure to enjoy. MlI.W.M ' KKK, Wis. As far back as Clhuck can rcmcinbei- he had always had as his goal West Point, but fate decreed otherwise, and early one June this rosy-cheeked Wis- consin lad passed through the gates of Annapolis. Since then Clhuck has been all -Navy and he docs not regret the change in plans. In years to come Chuck shall prob- ably be remembered by his classmates as a tall, good-natured cliap who used to squint at eye charts. We certainly CHARLES JOHN MERDINGER Football Manager 4, 5, 2, i; Boat Club j, 2, I. shall remember along with other things ; long bull sessions after taps, a weakness for hamburgers on Sunday afternoons, a plebe tea fight second class summer. Dahlgren Hall knew Chuck not only as a basketball player, but also as a familiar figure on hop nights, usually in search of his popular drag but neverthe- less thoroughly enjoying himself While here he has made an enviable record for himself in athletics as well as in other activities, and despite these numerous pursuits Chuck has managed to stand high in his class with a minimum amount of studying. Football 4; Soccers, 2, i N ; Basketball 4, 3, 2, I NA ; Lacrosse 4, j, 2 N ; Class Ring Committee; Boat Club j, 2, i; Radio Club 4, 3, 2, i; jXewman Club 4, 3, 2, i; Star 4, Xkw ' ()rk, . . . l ' .(|u;iliy at home in the |)ail(ii, in the juice lab, oi- on the basketball court, liie Slugger is one lad who doesn ' t let the lri ialities of e cryday life d stnri) his calm. If someone told him that Ban- croft I lall was burning down he ' d slowly turn a fishy eye and say in a llal voice, " Yeah. ' " But to see him da . ling the sweet young things at the hops in Dahl- gren Hall one would never think that there stood the phlegmatic enigma of ' 41. He is one of the gifted few who study little, enjoy life to the fullest, and yet stand high in the nttmbers. This Manhattan boy is a great fellow to get along with, too, because he ' s neat, sweeps the floor, has no vices except chewing his fingernails, and makes good bacon sandwiches. There ' s no doubt about Bill ' s making good after graduation if it ' s true that life is full of " systems " ; he ' ll shine in all his pride and glory with new worlds to conquer and new systems to beat. You can ' t beat a fellow like that! Basketball 4, 3, 2, i NA ; Soccer 2: Bat- talion Baseball 3; A ' eivman Club; Company Pistol; Hop Committee. WILLIAM JOHN MADDOCKS ■ ?WJ-, ' ffS»™ ' -r ■ - " f 323 JOHN HARRISON LOHM .A ' . . Clarksburg, W. Va. A native of the hills of West Virginia, " Vitch " was never much interested in education, but due to the normal paren- tal influence he had to put up with such. His career was planned as a lawyer. Due to some quirk of fate, however, he chose the sea. After a year at Marion Military Institute, he found himself duly sworn in as a midshipman. He ' s a rather quiet sort of fellow and picks his own friends. One could say he ' s a rad- ical in a moderate sense of the word. At least he has his own ideas and is known for carrying them out. People that don ' t know him could term him cynical. He ' s not self-centered, but un- less approached for an opinion, he re- fuses to let another ' s troubles bother him. Although considered a hard sort among the plebes, nothing suits him more than being his own boss. He likes glamorous haircuts, Washington, and good times, the latter which he promotes with his favorite words, heard in many a distant port, " Let ' s have a party. " Water Polo 4; Outdoor Rifle 4, j, 2; Log Exchange Editor, EDWIN ANTHONY TUCKER Ci- ■7 2 :A r ' Edinboro, Pa. Tuck was a small town boy whose am- bition was to become a chemical engi- neer. He graduated from high school in 1934 and promptly joined the Navy. During his three years in the fleet he ac- quired a stock of sea-stories that he will gladly tell without much prompting. Tuck refuses to get excited about most things but in an argument he ' s likely to grow quite vehement. Keeping just ahead of the sub squad for three years qualifies him as the " Champion Swim- mer of the Sub Squad. " He is disquali- fied as a Red Mike by having had the same O. A. O. as long as we ' ve known him. He likes to think he is an " Anti, " but lacks the characteristics usually as- sociated with that group. He aston- ishes himself and others by explaining things about which he knows nothing. He takes peculiar pride that he has never attended a tea-fight. He also likes the Navy and isn ' t afraid to say so. His twin ambitions are to be a good naval officer and to be happily married, soon. Swimming 4; Battalion Crew 4, j; Sub Squad 3, 2; Softball 2; Log 4, 3, 2, i; Reef Points 3, 2, i ; Log Editor. DuLUTH, Minn. This frivolous Frenchman, because of his jolly good humor, has many friends. Never one to consider academics too seriously. Rusty won out through per- sistent application at exam time. In encounters with the Executive Depart- ment, he was consistently the loser, win- ning his Black N youngster year. Too small for varsity squads, Rus en- gaged in battalion football, basketball, and baseball. His remaining spare time was spent in Boat Club activities, for he possesses a love for the sea born of ex- perience in the fleet. He tussled with nearby friends any time he was challenged. With his will to win and sturdy bow legs. Rusty ac- quitted himself well. A quiet, modest manner made him a good conversation- alist. That ' s one reason numerous drags enjoyed their week-ends as his guest. Smooth dancing resulted not only from his natural ability and consistent prac- tice at hops, but from repeated private " jam sessions " in his room. Definitely an enthusiast. Rusty always takes keen interest in anything new or exciting. As an outlet for his enthusiasm he hopes to become a naval aviator. Boat Club 4, J, 2, i; Newman Club 4, j, 2, i; Football 4; Battalion Football j, 2, i; Battalion Baseball 3, 2, i; Battalion Basket- ball J. RUSSELL FRANCIS TRUDEAU 324 Houston, Texas Windy ciUcird the Academy from the Marine Corps. Originally he ' s just a big lad from the deep South, and is truly representative. He loves that good old drowsy feeling, but, when there is work to be done, he becomes a picture of activity. He can study best with his shoes off and one leg thrown across the corner of the desk. Happiest moments for Herm are those spent as leading con- versationalist in before-evening-study- hour sessions, and it is probably in this role that his many friends will remember him. " He should have been a lawyer, " they say. If you hear any of the follow- ing phrases, you can turn around and know that Windy ' s there: " Jeepers creepers. Got any chow? Now, you ' re a bit misinformed there. " Claude is quite accomplished with the fair sex, but as he leaves the Academy, his world involves solely the service and one very charming young lady named Marjorie who will one day enter the Marine Corps too. Big hearted, gener- ous, amiable, and a real officer and gentleman — that ' s Herm. Boat Club; Basketball 4, 3, 2, i; Outdoor Rifle 4, J, 2; Company Pistol. CLAUDE HERMAN WELCH i •i I FREDERICK CALHOUN WYSE, JR. S(!.l()p Spartanburg, S. C. With the firm belief that " Sherman ' s march was a retreat! " and a Shellback ' s Certificate in his pocket, Rebel entered the Naval Academy. A Southern gen- tleman with a Southern accent, he can and will argue endlessly for his South. Fred brought his " git box " along, and plebe summer aches and pains were allayed by his favorites. His music con- tinued through plebe and youngster years, but calamity struck second class summer when he lost his guitar — the void has never been filled. Rebel likes to sketcli, and with " noth- ing much, but you get the idea, " he skipped from cartoons to his pride and joy, " The Log ' s ' Liberty ' " Valentine cover. Fred ' s letters are an art and can not be treated lightly, twelve pages home or four pages to his O. A. O. His line keeps the pictures coming in — de- spite claims to a Red Mike rating. Near perfect diplomacy, instinctive tact, determination when opposed, and ability to analyze mark Fred Wyse. Plebe Sivimming: Loo ; Radio Club; Reef Points ; Crest Committee; Battalion Swim- ming; Boat Club 3, 2, I. JOSEPH CILAIBORXE ZIRKLE, JR. J C ir f( le j Washi c;tox, D. C. " When the roll is called up yonder I ' ll be there " might well be Joe ' s theme song ; the least mention of so prolific a subject as aeronautics and he invariably chimes in with a long tirade on the ins and outs of the subject, ending with a great " Amen " and " Hallelujah! " Many a taps inspector during the past four years has burst in just in time to catch that last benevolent, yet significant, re- quest : " (iod, ])Ieasc kec]) my eyes at 20-20. " Joe lias a contagious guffaw and a super-subtle sense of humor : a Zirkle pun has often been classified as a Pyrr- hic ' ictory at the exix-nse of the King ' s good English. You ' ll see him out sail- ing, at the hops, pounding the tennis courts, or ])laying baseball -and. if nou ever invaded the realm of the fellows with steel nerves, nou iiiighl -had you patiently waited -have seen liim pro- duce a cherished ' " possible. " " Joe lias come forth in a vaiiely of actixities : each one has imariabK inheiitcd a sliare ol his good-natured, honiesinin philosophy. Reception Comniiitee 2, i: Hallalion Fi othatl: Battalion Crow (.oti itry: Indoor Rijir . ,■) ' , - ' . ' Outdoor Ri le 4, ;;, - " , ; " ' (-li h ;;, - ' .• Baseball j, 2. 32S " ■.jwis-SiTnPMswRr EDWARD ALBERT TABER, JR. Portland, Maine " Never sta nd when you can sit ; never sit when you can lie down. " Relaxa- tions and rest are foremost among Ed ' s musts. He has managed to catch more than his share of winks and still main- tain satisfactory marks. Ed is a very ac- complished dancer and could no doubt have more than his share of drags, but he thinks that dragging over the entire week-end is burdensome and quite a bother. Even so, he usually shows up at every hop. " Torso, " as many call him, hails from the rock-bound coast of Maine, and he has always been proud of that fact. He maintains that there is no comparison whatever between the hills of Maryland and the lovely mountains of his home state. He ' s a quiet, unassuming fellow who has many friends and most of them regard him as their confidant. He plans to enjoy life while he can. He doesn ' t intend to take life too seriously and claims that he might even remain a bachelor — a point upon which his friends will immediately disagree. ROBERT JOSEPH DURETTE New Hampshire His friends call him Frenchie. A few of his very close ones, whenever they wish to attract his attention, call him " Frog " whereupon Bob is seen to cringe ever so slightly. From deep in the White Mountains, Bob staggered into Wash- ington looking for an appointment. The big city sort of stumped this mountain lad, but he got the appointment and there ended his happy days. From that day on his favorite and most consistent phrase has been, " I don ' t like it here. " His good looks have attracted much at- tention and recently an officer was heard to remark, " Just what do you do with that cold cream, Mr. Durette? " When not complaining about the sys- tem, he can be found either playing foot- ball or getting in shape and meanwhile muttering such nothings as, " I think I ' ll cut down on the skags " — which he never does. Frenchie ' s ambition is to be sub- jected to some more of that Parisian culture and — oh, yes — his pet peeve — don ' t call him sailor — that is if you don ' t want 185 pounds of wildcat all over you. Ci. Cj. - " l- . Pasco, Wash. Rolling out of Pasco Basin, Mac brought to us a supply of yarns that are forever flowing from behind that lov- able smile of his. Often has been the time when Arthur has made the young- ster ' s eyes gleam with passion over those tales of " Now When I Was in College. " Although, we wonder at the Scrouch ' s stories, we can readily understand his love of life from the manner in which he meets it. That knowing and confident smile gives us an idea that " McGooch " ARTHUR WILLIAM McCULLOCH must have been quite a character in his old haunts. " The man most likely to succeed " they dubbed him when he left for Washington State, and although he has been christened a bit more during three years at the Academy, Mac ' s ex- ploits are not unknown, for the " Hot Foot " is never a man to turn a good laugh down, nor a party at St. Johns. After a vigorous week-end, the " Scrouch " spends most of his time hori- zontally reclined, talking over escapades with " Weesky. " Companionship is both his greatest essential and quality. Football 4; Baseball 4, j, 2; Battalion Bas- ketball 4; Black N _ Football. Football 4, 3, 2, I NA ; Battalion Baseball J, 2; Company Rifle 4. 326 Tarboro, N. C. RufF came to us fresh from the Uni- versity of North CUirohua with, wluit he thought, enough knowledge to set this place on fire. A couple of close calls plebc and youngster year, however, served to cool him off a bit. The ex- ecutive and academic departments have fiiiled though, in entirely killing that " college Joe " spirit. A liberty hound, Rabbi is always the first ashore and is already securely es- tablished when the lesser enthusiasts MARVIN BRITT RUFFIN ' yC Iyi j pru inju Bai.timork, Mn. " Sleep and the world goes round. " That ' s Vic ' s favorite quotation, and it adequately ex|)lains why he ' s always busy. Every afternoon while his class- mates are taking life easy or making u|) for a bit of lost sleep, ' ic can be found engaging in a game of football or la- crosse ; and being one of the larger mem- bers of the first platoon, he succeeded, even as a youngster, in making the var- sity squads in both sports. It is on the week-ends, though, that Vic really ex- cels, for he is never without a drag, blonde or brunette or red head, from points North or South, and rating any- where from a 3.5 to a 4.0. Coming from nearby Baltimore, An- nie had two strikes on him, when he en- tered the Academy, but he managed to overcome that and in spite of a tussle with youngster dago he ' s still with us. Although the bane of the plebcs ' ex- istence with a bellow that makes them quake, he is, as his classmates have learned, quiet, good natured, and a wel- come addition to any group. Football 4, J, 2, i; Lacrosse 4, 3, 2, i. JJWa . .Nfrrciii.i.i., K •. " High School Ilarry " ' uc ailed him that unforgettable sunnnci when we were insignilicaiU. Little did we real- ize what la - behind that innocent ex- pression and that slight build of the youngest man in ' .] i. Hut when aca- demics came we started to struggle while old Teddy just coasted along. When the end of that long lonely year came we all found ourselves " junior " to our " High School Harry. " Of course the name was soon dropped! So he went as the years passed by, and although three or four years younger than most of us, he distinguished himself not only in studies but in that ancient sport of running. Yes, that slight Iniild carries him over five miles or so in an astound- ingly short time, a mere matter of twenty-five minutes! Besides being the captain of Xavy ' s 1940 C ross C ' ountry Scjuad, Ted also held up the glory of the Naval . cadcmy milers on the track team. Yep, eciually as fast on the track as he is on the slip stick — a true mark of an athlete and a scholar. Cross Counlrj 4, 5, 2, Captain i X ; I rack 4, 3, 2, I N ; Star 4, 3, 2. JAMES VICTOR ROWNEY THEODORE TAYLOR WALKER finally arrive. By no means a Red Mike, a " crab " has been his favorite diversion. Yes, sir! — not a bad lover. The e.xec. department nearly scuttled him once, though, when the D. O. caught him doing some remote control courting via telephone at three o ' clock in the morn- ing. Things to watch out for in Mechushia are : don ' t believe half of the scuttlebutt he puts out; don ' t bet with him ; and don ' t offer him any of your chow. He ' ll always do the unexpected — never a dull moment. Add all of this together and what have you got? That Southern Tarheel, Rullin, a darn good roommate. Wrestling 4,3, . " i 327 .U C f- . 6.5. A ccaID Maplewood, N. J Jack left the serene countryside of Maplewood, New Jersey, to enter a life replete with bells, formations, and ac- tivity. Academics offered him no diffi- culty, but the rope-climbing in the gym was not easy. Edgar consistently shoots expert at the rifle range without extend- ing himself. Music holds great lure for him, be it Beethoven ' s Fifth Symphony or the classic swing of Artie Shaw. On sunny afternoons you could find him on the tennis courts smashing the ball over the net in Don Budge style. The possession of a cheery smile and a rather restricted carefree attitude have earned him a host of friends both at the Academy and at home. The advent of leave always found J. C. hugging the inside rail for that homeward stretch, while the resumption of classes gave us a different person — a midshipman weary, homesick, and even at times lovesick. His genial smile and wholesome wit have made Edgar one of ' 41 ' s outstand- ing personalities, and we ' ll be watching for him to sprout those coveted gold wings of a naval aviator. Jersey City, N. J. Without a doubt Ed ' s entrance into the Naval Academy was unique ; he was a senior in high school when he re- ceived his appointment. He immedi- ately retired from school and boned his entrance exams. Ed claims if he ever bilged out, he would be out in the world without a high school diploma. Often has he cheered up a dreary class with moments of diversion. His classic wit is unmatched in ' 41. His quiet devotion to the service has been proved time and time again in the in- numerable bull sessions he has perpe- trated. One of the formulae which he expounds is " Good temper is like a sunny day ; it sheds its brightness every- where. " Ed ' s ambition is to become a naval attache at some foreign station, prefer- ably Russia or Japan. His ability to cultivate friendships and maintain them is indeed a gift to which not too many have access. Without reservation we can say that he will positively attain his ambition and prove an invaluable aid to the great diplomatic corps which serves our nation. Company Baseball 4; Company Rifle 4; Radio Club 4; Cheer Leader 2. Yakima, Wash. This short, blond, kinky - haired " Clam-digger " was born and raised in the fertile Yakima Valley where grow the most luscious apples of the State of Washington, and woe be unto him who attempts to belittle the apples or the state. He tells the most fabulous stories about his early life and his experiences in the fleet. No doubt he improved his imagination as a bluejacket, but Curley has a natural " gift of gab. " At the end of plebe year his first class- man willed him the job of regimental Snake, which he faithfully executed un- til June Week of youngster year when he met his O. A. O. The things he en- joys most are good bull sessions and regimental hops. He claims he has never missed a liberty to which he was entitled and says he never will. Curly never worries. Even in the middle of two re-exams his smiling face made the room seem like a little corner where we could be ourselves despite the system. He is one swell roommate but an even better friend and pal. Log j, 2; Regimental Representative; Bugle Corps 4, 3, 2, i; Battalion Track 3, 2; Bat- talion Tennis j; Plebe Basketball; Fencing Manager 2, i. JOHN CORTLAND KENNEDY EDWARD STEVEN DZURA ARNOLD GRANT PLEMONS r w N ca, 328 WILLIAM P. ROBERTSON, JR. QUENTIN VAIL KOECHER HARRY ZELLNER MILLER Litchfield, Minn. A true son of Minnesota as even the name shows is Robbie, but to start a veritable war one need only suggest that the name is Swedish. He claims to be Irish and backs his statement with a curly crop of dark red hair. First as- piring to follow his father ' s footsteps and become a Navy " doc, " Robbie gave that course up to enter the fou r gray walls. The Hellcats find a ready de- fender in Jughead, and he rises to do battle with any who sing their faults. Without doubt his desire to rest has kept him on the weak squad these four years. Of course he could pass the test, but running just isn ' t in his line, and besides a ship is small and you can ' t run far, and being an ollicer and a gentleman, one shouldn ' t run — so go his arguments. His greatest hobby is collecting " dope " mostly bad and spreading it freely about. In any bull session you can hear his booming voice, and he ' s always ready for a healthy argument. San Antonio, Texas Hailing from the plains of the Great Southwest, Quentin was at first a bit mystified by deep water. Undaunted, though, this Texan set out to conquer the rolling swells and choppy whitecaps. He joined the Boat Club. Later he saw the light and turned to yawl racing. Another diversion of Quentin ' s was photography, and he knew his cameras, lights, and angles inside and out. He was a mainstay of the movie gang, and he ran oflT a good many of the Tuesday evening newsreels and comedies. Sun- day afternoons the Smoke Hall infor- mals were under his supervision, and you could always find him sitting be- hind the record changer with a pipe in his mouth smoking up his wife ' s tobacco. A good sense of humor and a striking personality will make Qiientin a good man in anyone ' s crew. His prized am- bition is to startle the yachting world with a new style spinnaker sheeted to windward. Philadelphia, Pa. From the big city of Philadelphia came H. Z. Miller to give his all to the Navy. Harry spent his pre-Acadcmy days attending Penn Charter, where he earned awards in both scholastic and athletic activities. H. Z. is a big man, but he has no trouble at all moving his bulk in high gear on the basketball fioor. He ' s in high gear, too, whenever he meets you — he is always the first with the latest scuttlebutt, and once in a while it ' s good dope too. Few men can work out morning and evening star sights faster, or drag as many good looking girls, or boast as long and varied a list of friends as Zilch. Even his classmates gel a bit dizzy just watching him when eke starts his rapid whirls and fancy dips on the dance floor. If vou want someone who will weep with you over your tale of woe or to laugh with you in recollection of some prank, jolly, good-natured Harry is the man to find, for he ' s a good conipanioii for anvthing on or off the schedule. Bugle Corps 4, j, 2, i; Battalion Football 4, j; Battalion Lacrosse 4, j, 2, i; Juice Gang 3, 2, I- Cross Country 4; Battalion Swimming ' , 2, ,• Boat Club 4, J, 2, I ; Movie Gang Director J, 2, i; Battalion Sailing 2, i ; I ' aui Racing 2. Soccer 4, J, X. ; Basketball . , ;;, :.•, , NA ; Trident; " A " ' Gunnery: I ' lsinl w url: Company Pistol 7, :. ' . 329 Canton, Ohio " Canton, the city of diversified indus- try! " " Canton, the home of the Tim- ken bearing! " " Canton, with its 223 manufacturing centers! " Truly an amazing city, if we are to believe its na- tive son and propagandist extraordi- nary. As a mere beardless youth, Al dreamed of becoming the Steinmetz of the chemical industry. To achieve his end he entered the engineering depart- ment of the University of Alabama. In a weak moment Al took a competitive examination for appointments to West Point and Annapolis. Winning both and hearing that the U. S. N. A. offered a tougher schedule, he characteristically chose the latter. Willing to tackle anything, he dove into the pool during plebe summer to take the required tests. But one thing worried him — he couldn ' t swim a stroke. He is quiet, philosophical, perhaps a trifle bashful, but nevertheless, when the occasion arises, Al is not to be found lacking in savoirfaire. Because of his re- tiring nature he may seem a bit hard to know, but those who have pierced this cloak of modesty number Al among their most valued friends. Crew 4; Battalion Crew j, 2, i; Company Pistol 4, 3; Company Yawl Team; Adver- tising Manager of Trident ; Boat Club; Sub Squad; Math Club 2, i. ALTON J. WANAMAKER, JR. . jJXj O AsBURY Park, N. J. From Asbury Park, New Jersey, came this member of the class of 1941. Re- clining in his chair, tilted back on two legs, puffing on his favorite pipe with a book on his knees is perhaps his favorite post for studying, Always savvy enough to stand fairly high in the class without worrying, he still found time to engage in athletics — football in particular. Be- fore evening chow he can usually be found in Smoke Hall defending his lau- rels as a first rate ping pong player. MANUAL BRILLIANT Saturday night finds him in Dahlgren Hall, where he always has a host of friends of the fairer sex. Perhaps the expression most characteristic of him is the one heard between g :oo and 9 :30 almost every morning, " Did my peanuts come yet? " — or leaning out of the win- dow calling, " Hey Rufe, let ' s go to the canteen! " To sum up Brill, he loves his peanuts, he knows his books, he loves the Navy, but above all he loves his bunk. So we say good-bye to Brill and know that he will go on to make even more friends in the fleet than the many he has already made in the Academy. Plebe Football; " 5 " Squad 2, 2, i; Basket- ball " i " Squad. NORMAN O. WYNKOOP, JR. Scarsdale, N. Y. Since neither of his sisters seemed likely officer material. Bud was destined to carry on the traditions established by his Father. Sailor suits and discipline became the order of the day, but no amount of parental admonition could prevent Bud ' s escapades that became the talk of stately old Scarsdale. At the Academy, it soon became evi- dent that the terrors of plebe year were non-existent for Bud. Born with a gift for oratory, he could talk would-be per- secutors out of anything. Furthermore, soccer, boxing, and track kept him busy. Then, shortly before June Week he met the O. A. O. and dreams of a little white house filled Bud ' s mind and nearly caused his academic downfall, but they reckoned without his fighting spirit. Youngster year left its mark on Bud. Where humorous yarns had amused his companions, sober arguments sold Tri- dent advertising to local businessmen. He began to salt away the " monthly in- sult, " and the Ring Dance brought the miniature for the O. A. O. " Now, " says Bud, " the little white house is just around the corner! " Reception Committee; Boat Club j, 2, i; Math Club 2, i; Company Yawl Team; Battalion Soccer 4; Track 4, j; Boxing 4; Trident 2, i {Editor-in-ChieJ) ; Trident Society ( Vice President) . 330 HOWARD WHITESIDE WALKER BURTON HOWELL ANDREWS " B u -lb PUi rtuiJ St. Ignace, Mich. " . . . and WOW, you should see the fish we catch up there! " Hiram never tires of extolling the virtues of the rug- ged lake country of Michigan ' s upper peninsula. Just why he became a salt water sailor we can ' t say, for he used to navigate around Lake Michigan and would have undoubtedly become a first rate lake boat Captain. To this day he prefers the taste of fresh to salt water. He will probably go down in Acad- emy history as the only man to have cap- tained a small bore team without par- ticipating in a single match. Originally of ' 40, he relaxed in the hospital his fourth year with a tenacious case of jaundice, causing his matriculation into ' 41. He is definitely a sandblower, ex- periencing greatest difficulty in keeping in step marching to classes. And who can forget those large, soft eyes with which he could fascinate anyone? We can find nothing negative in Hir- am ' s character whatsoever, except per- haps an uncanny memory for nickel debts and a discouraging ability at crib- bage. Otherwise he ' s our idea of the perfect roommate. Los An(;ei,ks, Cai.if. In 1934 Andy left high school and de- cided he would rather look at the Cali- fornia Coast from tlic Pacific Ocean than look at the Pacific from the Cali- fornia Coast. But it was not to last ; early initiated into the mysteries of the missing day, Andy sailed over the iHoth meridian and headed for the . siatic Fleet. After an interesting (from all ac- counts) year. Ling Po packed his Ditty- bag and sailed back, headed for the Naval Academy where he found a berth with ' 40. But, with graduation in view, he took a P-work in the physics of an irrcsistabic force meeting an immovable object and emerged from the liospital only in time to help ' 41 through their short first class year. Two things will cause Andy to light up like a lamp — a dancing lady and a broken radio. Whatever else he may be, he is not a Red Mike. His biggest joy, however, is wiring gadgets into squawking radios and those whose ra- dios have undergone his experimenta- tion will testify that he ' s an expert radio- man. Outdoor Rifle 4, j; Small Bore Rifle 4, j, , Captain i; Boat Club 4, j, 2, i. 331 Cjin 4; ] ' re. lli ; 4; Radio Club 4, 7, _ , , President. Qh ' : 7 HESE are the men who have been at one time members of the Class of Nineteen Hun- dred Forty-one, but for various reasons-often things over which they had no control— they did not re- main to finish with us. Some of them are now in civilian life, and to them we wish all the success that life can offer. Others are members of classes now in the Academy, and for them we hope that our meeting as brother officers in the Ser ' ice, though delayed, is no less certain of fulfillment. Howard Lander Abell Herbert Marvin Ackerman Thomas Albert Ainley Jack Leland Alford Hartsel Dale Allen Miles Clayton Allgood, Jr. Robert Warren Allison George Gustave Altman, Jr. Stanton Carl Arendts Aaron Ascher William Ollie Austin, Jr. George Jardine Bagley, Jr. George Winsel Baker Charles Frederick Bakker Nolan " J " Beat John Jac jues Beck Herbert Norton Bertram, Jr. Charles Haden Birdsong, Jr. Robert Carl Boehm Richard Wade Bond Charles Harry Borg, Jr. Kimberly Brabson Thomas Otis Brigham David Worthington Browning Jack Pershing Bundy Julian Wilbur Bunn, Jr. Davis Eli Bunting Mitchell Boisclair Butts Alexander David Chapman Byers Walter Edward Carlton Jack Randall Cobb Archibald Grant Connell, Jr. Thomas Francis Connell Edgar Jackson Cooke Glyn Jackson Corley Tunis Augustus Macdonough Craven, Jr. Charles McLean Crawford, Jr. Charles Franklin Crews Robert Thomas Croysdale George Robert Dall Chalmer Paul Davidson Felix Albert Davis William Howden Davis William Cleveland Deekle, Jr. Vernon Richard Dickson George Fitzgerald Dinneen William Edward Dinsmore Allen Nixon Dougherty Richard George Dougherty Francis Paul Drucker Joseph James DuBray Calvin Thornton Durgin, Jr. Raymond Timothy Lakes Ernest John Edmands Donald Merle Ellis H. John Engebretsen John James Estill Alvin Williams Evans Robert Edward Lee Fagge Ernest Charles Farkas Anthony Ralph Fearnicola William Richard Ford James Hutchings Foster Allen Lewis Franta Louis Tracy Girdler, Jr. Harry Milford Graves, HI William Alan Grawburg Earl Manuel Greer, Jr. Lovic Pierce Greer, Jr. Walter Raleigh Gulley, Jr. Melvin Peter Gundlach Eugene Casimir Guziel John James Haffey, Jr. Edward Frank Hahnfeldt John Smyrl Halsall Richard Nathan Hancock Thomas Crockett Harbert, Jr. John Paul Hardin James Wagner Hartland Harold Arthur Harwood Raymond Isham Hastings John Anderson Heagy, Jr. Roger Willard Hedin John Martin Howard Floyd William Hunter, Jr. Frank Brinton Ingham Edgar Allen Jack John Allen Jacques Peter Dierks Joers Albert Ridgely Jones Edward Clyde Jones Paul Thorvald Jorgensen Omar Christian Keller Robert Harold Kemnitz Daniel Clifford Kennedy, Jr. Lawrence Joseph LeBarre Alan Earl Lashbrook Palmer Griffin Laughridoe, Jr. John Marvin LeCato, Jr. Charles Leonard Lee Joseph Paul Lee John Ola Lindgren Packard Nutt Lobeck David Fowler Loomis Ben Hugh Lowry, Jr. Ralph William Madson John Holmes Magruder, 3rd William Reinhard Maier Henry John Marciniak Robert Page Marshall Raymond Linnane McConologue Robert Francis McGuire George Henry McPherson Carl Martin Merbitz Albert Gilman Merrill, Jr. Charles Richard Monfort Edward Clifton Monroe Arthur Moore, Jr. Charles North Moore Clarence Rudisill Morrison William Carl Munchoff Bond Murray Emery Maynard Nickerson Eberhardt Victor Niemeyer, Jr. James Clair Nolan, HI Theodore Francis O ' Hara Richard Dana Opp, Jr. Robert William Otto Charles Woods Overton Harry Meade Palmer Robert Woodrow Perkins Alexander Olaf Peterson Charles Albert Petix Eric Wilton Pollard Edward Heartland Potter, Jr. Walter Pownall, Jr. Robert Hiram Pullen Blanchard Randall, III Eugene Mayson Ransom, Jr. Charles Barnes Reinhardt Robert Gordon Relyea Lyman Paras Rhodes, Jr. Horace Stuart Rich Robert McKain Richards John Mason Rickabaugh Franklin Anderson Riffle William Oliver Riley Edward Halsey Rogers, Jr. James Maclin Rudder William Henry Rullman August Ronold Rump, Jr. David Mehnert Schelp Richard Louis Schmidt William Elmer Schwerin James David Senter Ralph Wilson Shearer, Jr. John Earl Shedaker, Jr. Charles Robert Shelton, III Thomas Brooks Shepard Arthur Woodrow Sherman Herbert Frederick Smith Jefferson Davis Smith, Jr. Jesse Tavenor Smith Kenneth Myles Spangler Robert Bruce Stahl George Alexander Steele, Jr. William Wharton Stetson Earle Westray Strickland Warren Potter Strong, Jr. Arthur Dennis Sullivan Travis Oliver Tabor, HI Norman Lamont Tate Robert Jones Thomas Paul Amos Tickle Jack Eugene Tiede George Joseph Trivers Roger Nelson Turner John Inman Warner, Jr. George Calvin Waters, Jr. John Robert Welsh Horace Broster West Alden Webster Whitney Eugene Moise Wilmarth Stanley Livingston Wilson, Jr. Warren Robins Winn, Jr. Clifford Raymond Wise Robert Howell Witmer Neel Henry Witschen, Jr. Henry John Woessner, II Hal Gill Wynne Richard Fenner Yarborough, Jr. Philip Brand Yeager William Martin Yeager EVELLE JaNSEN YoUNGER 332 ' i(;i. Pkisidkni C. N. Payne, Jr. J. B. Davis G. T. Weems vide GloMeA Secretary-Treasurer President Vice President R. W. Besch H. C. Smuh 333 " . S. Busik Back row: Walling, Malone, Wienick, Rankin Front row: Burke, Houser, Smith, Erb, Mills Back row: Neuton, Houston, Scarborough Front row: Morgan, Falconer, Smith. Back row: Boothe, Clemmens, Mullen. Front row: Howard, Heronemus, Bachhuber Back row: Hurst, Brown, Kinne, Hobson McGowan, Bradley. Front row: Jullien, Griffith, Welsh, Vinson Barnhardt, Rucker. Back row: Logan, Tervo, Jeffrey, Sims, Raymond, Oleksy. Front row: Montgomery, Beck, Madden. Mahler, Catlin, Armstrong. Back row: Templeton, Parsons, Divine, Rich Front row: Casey, Hoefer, Tichenor, Momsen, Balis. Back row: Acker, Ward, Bukowski, Bennett. Grimes, Rice. Front row: Landua, Garvin, Miller, Woodson, Gibson. Back row: Kurtz, Riley, Giebler, Miller RoBisoN, Hicks. Front row: Young, Blue, Leonard, Fitzgerali Whitaker, Crawford. Class of ' 42 (Sampamed ami 2 CSffl Class of ' 42 Gcmppxzmei 3 and 4 ' ■ ' j i , ' " f WtSit ' I.MCIN, SlMMIIN ' .. •• .J ' -Jjtf ' 9 I ' ldiil rmi: I. ami, I ' l i.ii. Knai ' I ' , Hiiwi n. f ' , tmr: I i RM K, ( iKos . I- 1 ' ml mil : , m . I ' u i , Swi j k. ;« . )( ».■ (inAifSM. M i DiiN r II, llisiiiiv, Aki mi k. Nil Kl k ON. 1-innt r ' nr: Ui has, liAki.i on. m(i . H vkwood, Kmi.hi, 111 c K. litul, J " !!-: KoMiN oN. Ikwin. iI ) I II M il m.i-.r, Utiif imu: HiiKi;, WiiMiN. Hill KIN. B km , I.IF. l- ' iiint line: I ' liiiiii okh. I ' .ni.mkum. Diiiiiik, I.ii.ciha ' , Carvi k. Hiiikriiu: Aham.v, Kiiikiinn, I ' ukiik. Hi riK, Hl.KIMN. • " « rmc: |i nnini; -, Sri i,i an. Mi Kalmin, I.II I , MiNNI K, Kl IMA . (« ( !(i:r: I.nnis. 1I iu. kii. Ciiii, UiiMi, ( ; K 1 1 N . l-iiitil line: SiHMii. Rihunmin. Kkmt . Kkii- . KI1MIN, W 1 -.1(1)1 I . Kn M.l,-,. IWk me: BlKK , Siiimiih. Hi ai i , Lums , ( il I S1 , 1)1 NNl II. l-i(ml mu-: 1-k iik. 1 li miiiki s ». Hinkwip, . I I , N Kod-lN, llollK. llloMl ' M.N. M . 1 .:x , l ' n: ' ||i nk. lilMlM K, II 1.1 ' - ' ' N. M K. M KimN. II N . ( ' 1 ' . ; . Back row: McWethy, Baker, Ebnet, Meier, DONOHUE. Front row: Green, Wallace, Kane, O ' Brien, Chewning, Mulligan. Back row: Britner, Sweitzer, Armstrong Fitz-Patrick, Giuliani. Front row: Zirker, Liebhauser, Gooding, DoHERTv, Eastman. Back row: Crawford, Seaborn, Shaw, Moel- LER, Bliss. Front row: Tully, Betzer, Betzel, Nyburg, Fisher, Halverson. Back row: Rowan, Esworthy, Wyrick, Raw- son, WiLHITE. Front row: Backus, Kelley, Pierce, Butsko, Andrews, Villepigue. Back row: Stetson, Williams, Mottern Osler, Creecy. Front row: Weems, Harbert, Scott, MoFet- ridge, Werthmuller. Back row: Evans, Wanggaard, Hebron, Tabor, Pessolano. Front row: Emmons, Herzberger, O ' Donnell, Fairchild, Olson, O ' Bryant. Back row: Gallin, Ashley, Gerber, Bosl, Rickabaugh, Springer. Front row: Ali.sopp, Quekemeyer, Hill, Mack, CoYLE, Kintner. Back row: Williams, Benton, Smith, Griffin, Powell, Defrees. Front row: Allendorfer, Schmutz, Schnepp, Turner, Weiss, Meulendyke, Johns. Class of ' 42 QcmmcmleA- 5 and 6 Class of ' 42 GamJiamed 7 cuul 2 Itih k tnli : Ml II } . Will 1 I ' . ' -1I . Kll I ■, . Il ' iril ;«., ; l ' S M . I 1 1 HI k . " - il Ikl -. Kll loll |i, l 111 K. liaik ii ' ii : S ' iiHi !i ' , I ( i r,i ki,. iron! r ' fU : AikiN itN. Mil i . I ' t iim p. Iliul. lint: MI. RiiAK. M i RIK. I- ' riml rnir: I-akkf i i , I.as ' ion, Sn kN. ( i nki.in. Hack rim .■ Ma hn. M((;kaiii. in(,i t. Front rinr: Kii iimond. Xm . Hi kinN. ' N(;i:. Harkrira: Kakk.in. I i km k. 1 1as-i s. ( .1 1 iiNf;, OlT, Will V. I- ' r ' ml rim: i ai,i K. Marmiai 1 . IIarwiioI), Him. 1.1 iri ' i k, mils. Hihk urn : ii.i.iN . I 111 1 111 Ki.. 1) i ii k. NiiiNc;, Hi (IIS. Si u ai 1 . ■riinl iim: Mil 1 1 k. Ri 1 iikMi nh. I ' iitman, I.i i KM 1. ( " Si I 1 1 A . Ai t Ki n. ( ;, , nm : I ' -kiaw. hi ( iK wli . dki 1 n. I ' .ng- DAIII . Ni ' MMI k-. I-r ' int iir.i: kmk. ll kMii. I 11 n HER, I ' l 11 RM S. M . MiKKI w. ( .]; o. r ; 1! I;-- . i iorr.H, I KM-.K. K.NClX, Back row: Randolph, Klug, Martin, Reilly, Benhdict, Carlock. Front row: Thum, Holmes, Ehreke, Schmitz, Spiegel, Beroquist. Back row: Richards, Price, Gernhardt RiTTMAYER, EdWARDS. Front row: Varley, Quinn, Haffey, Stahl, Muller, Schoenfeld. Back row: Caton, Reed, Ellison, Greer Laing. Back row: Ostrander, Milhaupt, Borop DONOHUE, SaLASSI. Back row: Stirling, Henderson, Cummings, Callender. Front row: Maddex, Gulledge, Coggins, Lowe, Renne. Back row: Maddox, Stragman, Whiteh ' urst. Currer, Clarke, Barnes. Front row: Shonerd, Hay, Johnston, Cop- pedge. Field, Marocghi, Miller. Back row: Plate, Honan, Day, Hopley, King, Layer. Front row: McNeal, Garrettson, Burt, Shear, Tower, Miller. Pierce, Skidmore, Lee, Fodale, Bunting Back row: Van Oeveren, Wahlin, Barker, Brown, Hamilton. Front row: Livingstone, Steoemerten, Olsen, VOSE. {: ass of ' 42 Gom panieA 9 oMa fO 338 C ass of ' 42 (2(M ' ! 2amed OMci f2 Hack rmr: Oiiiv, liKciws, Ukaiidkii, Spcki vk, lll.NM (;, I, AM). ■ronl roll : T, ii,. s i, Kai, [di n , (.i izman, SrivvAKi, Hisiioi ' . !iirk row: Mavi.r, Davis, MiCAkrv, Smuka, Roil I). Front row: Uurciiard, Gai i.aimii k, Kidd, Bkinslr, Wai.sh, Hosi v. Hack row: I.anoi.ois, I.iA ' i aix, . iii.r aiiiy, Yakborocgii. J- ' ront row: Small, Hoppock, Easton, I ' aijoi.t, M1.NDF.NHAL1.. Jiack row: Smith, Vi idir, Bogart, Portkr, Sturgis, Moorf. Front row: Palmf.r, Shf:daki r, Saiji.fr, I.o- WKLL, ZlFUR, ToFALO, ClK.MI NTS. Hack row: Relves, Johnson, Drfw, Ki(;f.rl, Armste.ad. Front row: H.minfeldt, Underwood, (Jarretf, (;.M.i..AGiiFR, Montgomery, Randall. iack rote: I.ef, MgKinnlv, Oarii r, .Xllfn. IrnnI row: ' rRiPL, .MnciiELi., Joni s, Rii.htfr. Hack row: Morsi:, (Jravfi y, . tiRcii, I ' .dmands, Knight. Front row: IIali, an Cflder, Kinni dy, Br.XNDON, C:oI I , Koi HI FR. Hack row: I.wiak, (,i mk. svmiti. I.-iir, Cens.m.f. Rnii i . 1 1 NN ' N. I ' rnnI rn:r: MiAi . -Mi ' ■ I ' l NNiNijTON, Hrc ' -.v I I ; M Ki NM i) ' Back row: McConnell, Swkeney, Walker, Hutchin. Front row: Wilson, Revotskie, Besch, Murphy, Calvert. Back row: Bissell, Gammon, Oliver, Chip, Harnish, Herring, Padgette, Sencenbaugh. Front row: Harris, Tuttle, Keller, Peach, Gallemore, Moulton, Stanard, Froscher. Back row: Ischinger, Montunnas, Bradley, Baker, Aller, Hadley. Front row: Bryan, Clear, Smith, Weedlun, Field, McCool. Back row: McCants, Weeks, Pugh, Lally, Hackman. Front row: Kemp, Ramsey, Gregory, White, Stevens, Ellis. Back row: Kerr, Oberg, Pltnam, Cr. ' ddock, McLeod. Front row: Rechen, V. n Dusen, Smitm, Burton, Vallandigham, Detweiler. Back row: Grosetta, Sullivan, Rose, Kackley, Lewellyn, Wheeler. Front row: Nelson, Kauffman, Dowell, Cochra.n, Behl, Mueller. Back row: Haisten, Peterson, Stanley, Jacobs, Kirk, Lassell, Wallace, Thomas. Front row: Brennan, Luberda, Ayers, Shepherd, .-Xllen, Bress, Strelow, Yates. Hack row: ViTucci, Turner, Greenwood, Casey, Medick. l- ' ront row: Berquist, Kaste.nbein, Richardson, Heselton, Rathbun, Ruiz. Back row: Walker, Stuart, Van Ness, Sammons, Clare, Shepard. Front row: Woodward, Huber, Facer, Harvey, Carmichael, Leavitt. Back row: Wickert, Metzger, Bader, Spaulding, Sedwick. F ' ront row: Wallace, Meyer, McHenry, Traylor, Tuhey. Back row: Quady, Kelsey, Hersh. Front row: Wildfong, Rand, Calhoun, Griffin. Back row: Daly, Naylor, Dunlap, Perez-Guerra, Ingham. Front row: Thompson, Smith, Shaw, Wilkinson, Nutt. Class of ' 43 f U ficdialmi. 340 Clasa of ' 43 2nd fioMaucui. Back row: NTooke, Kofi. sen, Hardy, Holmi s, Spi nci k. Front row: Hudson, Bea i:r, Fi arnow, Fosri r, C:«x, Umuar(;f,r. Back row: Scli.ivan, Adams, Modm.v, Hansi.n, Xiwi.o n, Willis. Front row: Harki.ns, Hall, Canlv, Robbins, I ' olkrton, Snyder. Back row: Pulvlr, Hvff, Martix, Hoglf, Gastrock, L nby. From row: McMastfr, Meyer, Cii.Y.SN, Dom :i f, Hennessy, Wortham, Bowman. Back row: Watson, BrcKWALTER, Price, I ' .dwards, Dow. Front row: McCain, Hogshead, Belt, Corneliis, Gregory, Humphrey. Back row: Davis, Hegenwai.d, Hadley, Karcher, Anderson. Front row: Qualey, Donnelly ' , Slater, Bottoms, Oxley. Back row: Brugge, B. ttle, Stark, Gibson, Bennett. Front row: Bennett, Merrill, Edleson, Donaldson, Cooke. Back row: Atkins, Gardner, Erkenbrack, Karl, Sollenberger, Zimermann. Front row: Wall, Patterson, Butler, Monroe, Mink, Weart, Sibert. Back row: Thomas, Godfrey, Hawthorne, Volonte, Gano, Branham. Front row: Ward, Draciinick, Davison, Cloman, Zechella, Scott. Back row: Smith, 1 ' aton, Garter, Rossei.l, Gray, Copeland. Front row: Hannon, Barreit, Devlin, Cummings, Windham, Brenizer. Back row: Kenney. Bell, I.i ehev, Callahan, Pi ruv. Price. Front row: C;asey, Fish, Brk.gs, Wilson, .Staff. Back row: Padget, Jackson. Randall, Ciii.LiN. Snead, Brown. Front row: Boui.ton. Km s, Klofkorn, Quii i.in, Robertson, Lovington. Back row: DiGangi, Helme, Clark, Buchanan, I.inn. Front row: Jungki . s, Tui.ly, Rawls, Woodsidf, Brown, Beyer. ' . -ai iSb 0 I Back row: Omohundro, Adams, Whisler, Logan, McKinley, Lang, Traxler. Front row: Jones, McCord, Conwell, Randolph, Danner, Gonzalez. Back row: Weed, Grkovic, Golly, Sell, Angelo, McKay. Fronl row: Weymouth, Stivers, Burich, Bevan, Clarke, Dean, Zumwalt. Back row: Martin, Franz, Brega, Unger, Fisler. Fronl row: Emanski, Simmons, Hamner, Schlichte, Lemly, Hurst. Back row: Yerger, Miller, Hamilton, Collins, Rowland-Fisher. Front row: Kriz, Zastrow, Campbell, O ' Brien, Cowin, Collins. Back row: Mackie, Laing, Lasater, Black, Hansen, Peterson. Front row: Julian, Flessner, Cecil, Haynie, Hayden, Lindstrom. Back row: Cooper, Carter, Aubrey, Rudisill, Dankworth, Freeman. Front row: Miller, Seidell, Robie, Meyer, Womeldorf, Koplewski. — ■» 4M ' " ' ' ' " " ' ' Eversole, Lohr, Lazenby, Russell, Cox, Ethridge, Goode. ■ --«; " Front row: Belden, Sahlin, Adams, Griggs, Hansen, Stair, Hall. Back row: Paikos, MacKeller, Hanson, Hesse, Burley, Dewees. Front row: May, Robinson, Schralla, Heg, Clemens, MacQuaid. Back row: Gates, Ruble, Kirkland, McCaughey, Gillock, Budding. Front row: Nichols, Coker, Martin, Sandvig, Watson, Cobb, Harrell. Back row: Kerr, Moore, Hendley, Ringenberg, Selmer, McGann. Front row: Doyel, Sappington, Adams, Finley, Fossum, Swint. Back row: Lee, Perry, Wynkoop, Anastasion, Blattmann, Ault, Short. Front row: Brett, McManus, Smith, Griswold, White, Cousins. Back row: Marx, Cafferata, Ogden, Kelley, Hill, Ireland, Van Laanen. Front row: Banks, Doran, Rodner, Van Orden, Hill, Smith. Class of ' 43 3nd licdtcdi n 342 CAaftH of ' 43 4ik fiatiall n Back row: Hi ad, Voodali., I ' l aiumann, McI ' ighk, Rimtit, Cati s. Front row: Emkrson, Lobupi i , Ryan, Hoi i.invi.i.i., Bi ckir, Caniv, Uickir. Back row: Johnson, Hardcasim , Ddbori;, O ' ISriin, Hisik, Swain, Cameron. Front row: Ciilrhak, Smith, Hradv, C:onnoi.i.v, Law, Whiti,, Si i.i.ivan, Smith. Back row: Poggi mi vi R, Davis, 1.og. n, ISrown, Shor. Front row: Slocim, Williams, Pardee, Miller, Smith. Back row: Armogida, Robinson, Woz.niak, Ellerbe, Leichtman. Front row: Klaler, Iaerett, Mi:lvanity, Kelley, Templeton, Tvvisdale. Back row: Spreen, Galvani, Davis, Chii.ds, Wannamaker. Front row: Moore, McEvven, Frese, Didley, Phillips. Back row: Jones, Smyers, Ward, Rupert, O ' Brien, Baslee, Riblett. Front row: Feiir, Dampier, Racette, Shultz, Naylor, Colleran, Heim. Back row: Anderson, Maher, Caporaso, Taylor, Bowman, Underwood. Front row: .Ernest, Trem.mn, I.eedom, Siboi.d, Hansche, Vescovi. Back row: Xoi.an, Brain, Jennings, Woodward, Holmquist. Front row: Sestak, (;of)DSPEED, McNeil, . llen, Newland. Back row: Mc.Caut.ey, Maxson, Knapp, CIhallacombe, Waldman, Woodson. Front row: Pickens, Kreidi.er, Pickett, Mc.Culle;y, Dirham, Olson, Hudson. Back row: Bays, Campbell, Heywortii, Sorley, Perry, Norton. Front row: Moore, Gressard, Bailey, Shonerd, Taliaferro, Hurt. Back row: Li edy. Toner, Pi et, Norton, Boyd. Front row: Pierce, Woodward, Fox, Sciierer, Sti rrepi. Nock. Back row: Tazewell. Phi i.ps, .Anderson, Reaves. Front row: Lawson, Rapp, Kirtland, Holloway, I.amb. Back row: Glendinning, Wilcox, Durr, Williams, Waschler, Kane. Front row: Morgan, Nolop, Warner, Thornhill, Keeney, Rhees. " S %- Back row: Woods, Godfrey, Stanko, Martin, Klay, Thoe, Higgins, Ware. Front row: Frank, McCoy, Newell, Shields, Cutler, Adams, Haines, Williamson, Merrill. Back row: Camp, Lister, Bailey, Norton, Dodd, Bird. Front row: Long, Cook, Prestwich, Van Pelt, Donovan, Alexander. Back row: Payne, Jonson, Searles, Henderson, Hernandez, Elliott, Miller, Helm. Front row: Chadwick, Ullrich, Smith, Webster, Crutchfield, Kitt, Cole, Keller, Wakefield. Back row: Bristovv, Wishlinske, Reiquam, Standard, Rose, Miehe, Young, Tisdale, Crutcher. Front row: Lang, Price, Steiner, White, Watkins, Thompson, Campbell, Knull, Doubt. Back row: Puckett, Boyd, Bickel, Turley, Sugg, Jones, Perry, Gu.nther, Williams, Prosser. Front row: Rienstra, Dyar, McKinney, Butler, Gaskin, Brouner, Bailey, Benoit, Baumann, Rice. Back row: Thornbury, Foreman, Southworth, Boose, McCarthy, Clancy, Willis, Knox. Front row: Bergstedt, Smith, Carson, Ilsley, Brooks, Sherwood, Holbrook, Hyman. Back row: Simpson, Olsen, Seiler, Marcus, Collins, Alexander, Klemens, Keightley. Front row: O ' Malley, Lawre.vge, Hipp, Miller, Parks, Losure, Brown, May, Rudisill. Back row; Kohn, Weimer, Young, Hamlin, Knauf, Landon, Bock. Front row: Clift, Caldwell, Behrens, Duncan, Honour, Cook, Christman. Back row: Seipp, Wall, Hartley, Remington, Vaughn, duMazuel. Front row: Coffin, Reyback, Thompson, Plenn, Morris, Knotts, Barton. Back row: Biche, Burk, Sadler, Jagiello, Murphy, Coronel, Zachry, Schlierf, Lewellen, Burke. Front row: Clack, Boscole, DeWitt, Cook, Zilligen, Richardson, Stokes, Montgomery, Heintz, Southard. Back row: Pennington, Kinnear, Trapani, Roberts, Wagner, Karangelen, Bacon, Gibbons, Walker, Carr. Front row: FouTS, Edmonds, Campbell, Adams, Ryzow, Tench, Rose, Bartlett, Travers. Class of 44 di iattcuM n Clasa of ' 44 2 0- fiaiiali n Hack row: H. ,iiv, Mi.i.[,orr, Hi-.nms, M :(:lani:, t:Asri.i., Silgikiid, 1)i)1(ii,as, t ' roni row: a Hornk, Carmn. Dkakk, Smith, Reynolds, Karhi r. Hi air, Vi i r. Hack row: Zwii.i.inc Pr .vstas, .Snydi.r, Kat , Mdran. Hond, arri;n. Front row: Aikinsiin, Mili.kr, Awtrey, Smyi-ii, McXam.y, Robinson, Hilliard, I ' .mmons. Back row: Nicholson, Donaldson, Clarkk, Taylor, McBride, (Jibbons, C:iiapman, Rai;, Dorr. Front row: Burns, Howkll. Brock, Grimls, Clark, Arbo, VVakiland, (iARiNi r, Pkrkins, Harpkr. Back row: Chkstnky, Hlrrick, Scorr, Li:ndenmann, Logan, Padgktt, Patch, Garceau, Fontaini., DUERST. Front row: Morrison, Murphy, Linnkkin, Kemmell, F )S5, Beckett, Havenstein, Grosskopf, Couri, Hiller. Back row: Reynolds, Wright, Benni;tt, Wolf, Mears, Berry, Kallenberg, Duke, Vates, Rilia- Front row: Pitcher, Lindsley, Upshaw, Kilburn, Vito, Dumas, Garpenter, .Sk:kel, Holden, Tingle. Back row: Boelens, Talboit, Crimmins, Chestnut, Gibson, Schmidt, Taylor, Feltis. Front row: Barbour, Janes, Lewis, Clark, Stiller, Eimsted, Plavvchan, Leff. Back row: Smiih, Delany ' , Anderson, Trottier, Bulloch, Hardy, CIarkeek, Ri;ddington, Swf.nson. Front row: Peavy, McVey ' , Peters, Ajemian, Gilchriest, West, Martin, King, XLacArthur. Back row: CJrant, Lemlein, Ploszay, Strachan, McGravv, Fields, Wilson, Hayler, Har t y Stout, Walker. Front row: Stewart, Muller, Kirbev, Scott, J. ckson, W. tson, Kendall, Burrows, Standish, Bryan, Henry. Back row: Schnurr, Svejkosky, McKloskey, Dixon, Fearnald, Si ' ock, Campbi.ll, Montgomery. Front row: .McKibben, O ' Malley, Heald, Cowdrey, Lowry, Fearon, Glad, Wooten. Back row: Patch, Davis, Mohr, Kessler, Frame;, Gai.lis, Windsor, I ' llioit, King, Randall Gallagher. Front row: Munnikiiuysen, Lindberg, Btrrr, McElroy, SiiE:tMAN, Faheriy, Surro , Cummings, Capriotfi, Pearce, Smith. .■% « Back row: Loomis. Middle row: Rosania, Pinson, Farrar, . lexander, Netfino, Willey, Torberf, Horn. Front row: Zellmer, Truxler, Lambert, Heimark, Liffle, Cornwall, Fisher, D: ake, Jones. Back row: M yer, Leahy, Rasmussen, Boyes, Sperrv, Learned, Haselwood, Ivpps. Front row: Carr, Burkharf, Suhre, Pledger, Brannom, Orbefon, Boneli.i, Fallon, Steere Warre.n. ■.■ ¥: Back row: Cockrill, Laboon, Fowler, Quarles, VanFleet, Frost, Taylor, Watson. Front row: Stetson, Hill, Weirich, Barrett, Hughes, Hogan, Yeich, Delargy. Back row: Soisson, Meshier, Hart, Kennedy, Patterson, Kreutzer, Livlngston, Talley, Salt- marsh, Bartman. Front row: Wlnninoham, Saxon, Brown, Stuart, Adams, Lewis, Wilky, Gess, Phillips, Davis. Back row: Hval, Snyder, Hamaker, Head, Warrington, Kauffman, Weaver, Wyatt, Dwyer, Sahlman. Front row: W ' alraven, Duggan, Caldwell, Boswell, Mahoney, Crowder, Nelson, Moyer, MoWELL. Back row: Richey, Moe, Holter, Malmquist, Evans, Prigmore, Irwin, Rounds, Budd. Front row: .Alter, Sh.mv, Terrill, Spillman, Hailey, Sorrels, Anawalt, White, Ely, Blackburn. Back row: Gibso.n, Culbreath, Goudie, Landks, Driscoll, Walter, Gorman, Smith, Kliest. Front row: Bohan, Cook, Battson, Hall, Cumberland, Grace, Schulz, Sherman, G.mbler, Hill. Back row: Haossman, Gibson, MacEwan, Herrington, Adamson, Whitney, Schwirtz, Traynor, Davis, Wohler. Front row: Miller, Cummins, Allen, Greer, Freeling, Smith, Sharkey, Simpson, Buescher, Levy. Back row: Judy, Cohen, Pease, Donnelly, Kirschner, Turner, Lowery, Gross, Gilliland. Front row: .Adams, Beard, Kelley, Major, Cullen, Vaughan, Dawson, Brand, Hansse.n. Back row: MacGowen, Downs, Ward, Paolucci, Nicholson, Sofos, Pollard, Scheffer, Cruise. Front row: DeSantis, Feltus, Parkins, Burlin, Wright, Preston, Cipriano, Dennis. Back row: Carey, Smith, Cassidy, McCormick, Osth, Anania, Croft. Front row: Hayden, Ford, Sandquist, Ainsworth, Dankworth, Roney, Hoke, McPherson. Back row: Everts, Kolstad, Chapman, Chadwick, Earnhardt, Hill, Jones, Mason, Kurtz. Front row: Muller, Bennett, Neumann, Jubb, Windheim, Salsig, Earnest, Hutzel, Clark. Back row: Johnson, Knight, Gustafson, Mullen, Crepeau, Casey, Benitez, Morgan. Front row: Baker, Jakubowski, Brown, Richardson, Arnold, Brown, Sutton, Grain, Madsen. Back row: Rentschler, Kanewske, Shippen, Hickle, Quinn, Osborne, Girardet, Park. Front row: Gyongyos, Gardiner, Brooks, Bowdey, Rushlow, Jones, Orndorff. Class of ' 44 3 iaitaii n 346 C cis ' s of ' 44 Utk fiattail n Back row: Mi: . M aka, Wciin- ' , I A ;, Sti ' Iii;i., Hancoiti;, (Jramni;, M(;1)(i. ai,d, I ' .i.dkkm., I ' .i.I ' IKn, Mansiup Front line: Hovi k. DiHois, Pairkk, liKiior.MK, Ki.vnoi.ds, Hrr.Ki.K, WiMWdKiii. I ' l i o. . I ' aans, CIatiia. Back row: Sii ' i.i., Ooi.i.Kii-. Hi ri.om;, Sii.i.ivan, M(;(;i-.i.iii-,i:, Wai.sii, Kiizpai rick, Hotiiwi i.i., Bl.AKl . I.l ACII. Frniil row: Horn. Iohnson, Si.avmaki:r, From, Holt, Ai.1)Ru:h, Lowi;, Wkstcoit, Sianhiru, C i.akk, Hfi.si I.. Back row: Ori.ioN, Si ' rati.inc;, Riordan, Isaac, Strassi.f., Fii.iatrailt, Dasiiko, CIrandai.i., Randoi.I ' H. Front row: Riwii r. Li i . Hi rron, Gii.i.is, Clary, McCUulf.y, Skacord, Kisi.r, Bricf,. Back row: Goodwin, Smith, Xicjf.nt, Stockton, Burnham, Raffkrty, Skfger, Ozimfk, Harris. Front row: Mfthyin, Mii far, Jfnnings, Liebfr, Hay, McXeil, Hammond, Horrigan, Ferguson, Glstaeson. Back row: Hawkins, Little. ' ersaggi, Wrocklage, Evans, Casey, Payson. Front row: C riffi in, hidden, C assidy, Bl. l. ck, Lessman, Warren, 0 ' Le. ry, Howard. Back row: Beckman, Lawson, Craig, Perry, Storey, Sims, Raber, P.-kTrERsoN, Christiansen. Front row: Fanninc Johns, ' . nn.ms, Hefpernan, B.xrila, Jen.nings, Maluck, Olinder. Back row: VicrroR, Rixey, . IcDon. ld, Peterson, Cre. mer, ' . nner. Settle, Bishop, Irailmann, M.AISON. Front row: Cocks. Flan. gan, Sii.havy, Hooper, Thomaides, Sloan, Bennft, Deal, Eaton, Wright Back row: Hills, Rlssillo, Dfderick. Ma(;Leod, Binford, Xewcomb, .Ames, Whitley, Boyfs. Front row: Wasson. C ooper, ' . ighn, .Stickles, LoNcaNorn, CJr.wes. Booze, Josi.in. Miller, B.XLFSIRIKRI. Back row: Holi.oway, .Vlexander, B. gi,ey, . lmy, Kloetzi.i, Walters, .Vldrich, Sims, Stribling. Front row: Holt, Harti.f. Deprez, (hst.xfson, .Xi.len, Coocjan, yckoff, Osgood. I ' .i.rod. I X % 1% ». " «. « »- - «; - . Back row: L. n(:i. no, Day, Wooton, Hoi.zmi eli.fr, Pettitt, Wickham, Ballard, Coi rtessis. BowE, I ' homas, Hayen. Front row: Jacobson, Lee, Livingstone, Davis, Stevens, Xason, Bi rke. Cooper, Replo(;i.e, Flowerrfi:. Back row: Dressin, Row, Colmery, Iviter, Mooney, McC i enahan, Biddle. Front row: .Schetitno, Hollyfieli), R. may, .Sirface, Be.nnett, Ochenridi r, McGolgh, Jackson. Back row: Dzi. dkowicz, Bissanti, Si. nton, BRirriNGiiAM, Baldwin, Kane, Harkins. Gi mmerson. Vas .- cker, Cahn. Front row: C.xssant, Ploss, B. ss, .Shropshire, .Sl.wmaker, Cox, Tyler, .Scorza. IvROTKiEwicz. Keli.ey. Back row: Cook, Keller, Robie, Pendleton, Adrian, Hunt, Lacy, Parker, Strong. Front row: Rassmussen, Sipe, Kunhardt, Smith, Stewart, Spangler, Banks, Slone, Gould. Back row: Roberts, Rubel, Ness, Patterson, Street, Baker, Ahrens, Miller, Palmer, Tucker. Front row: Lamb, Jessen, Goodykoontz, Bogan, Campbell, Klein, DeHuff, Adams, Hen- derson. Back row: DeLaMater, King, Bagwell, Lane, Keeler, Hitchcock, Amick. Front row: Sincavich, Ashcroft, Peery Ingram, Blaine, Arnold, Mayer. Back row: Simmons, Wood, Rusch, Mansfield, Mason. Front row: Pierce, Poage, Theys, Woessner. Back row: Merz, Ponder, Stecher, Zoeller, Dunklin. Front row: Kirchner, Williams, Madson, Davis, Strohl. Back row: Dailey, Wales, Peat, Rosso, Childers, Doane. Front row: Esler, Eagar, Ploss, Biewer, Cameron. !)tifl. . ee44 " un. . . . Yes . . . every minute of the eighteen months that have been employed in producing this, the 1941 Lucky Bag, has been a pleasure to us. The contacts, the possibilities involved in planning, the work carried on from Annapolis to Chicago to Raleigh, and the feeling that we were contributing in some degree as patriotic Americans by producing the Annual in January instead of June, to meet the demands of a class graduated early so that they can aid in the defense of their country. We wouldn ' t have missed it for anything. ESTAIiLISHEI) 1871 En WARDS 6i Bn niKiHTON l OMI ' ANY c Vnntvra Lif iortra jfiprs EiWaviTii lULEIPiH, NOhTH CAhOLINA [349] r SSf »¥ ' ■ ' iw ' We congratulate Midshipman John L. Landreth, the editor, and Midship- man Ned Rebard, business manager, of this issue of the Lucky Bag for their splendid accomplishment. As artists and photo-engravers for the 1941 Lucky Bag, it was a pleasure to create the layouts and designs and produce the printing plates in record time. ■D4 i6Xcc-C4 ? «yvcJ XJa AJI captured by Bassani negatives Halftones by Jahn Oilier accurately duplicate all tone values of the original subject because of that " built-in goodness " that distin- guishes Jahn Oilier quality. This " made right to print right " quality is preferred nationwide by executives and yearbook publishers who realize the importance of finer reproductions, and by printers who take pride in producing better results. We would like to tell you why Jahn Oilier printing plates are fine plates . . . and why the intelligently organized service behind them will please you. Jahn S Oilier Engraving Co. COMMERCIAL PHOTOGRAPHERS • ARTISTS • MAKERS OF FINE PRINTING PLATES FOR BLACK AND COLOR 817 West Washington Blvd. • Chicago, IHinois • Telephone MONroe 7080 350 REFRIGERHTIOnczW fliR conDiTionmc PACKLESS AND WING CAP VALVES • STRAINERS • DRYERS • FiniNGS The most complete line offers not only ad- vanced design and exclusive features of con struction but also that higher degree of quality so necessary for a company holding the position of Leadership in the industry. Approved for Navy Use HEN RY VALVE CO. 1001-19 N Spaulding Ave. CHICAGO • ILLINOIS N. S. MEYER, I C. Maiiufurtiirers of MtliUirif and IS aval fli tnsiffttiii and Equipment At your service the uorld over N.S.JV1EYER. INC, NEW YORK, N. Y. SERVICE MODEL AGE AUTOMATIC PISTOL with Floating Chamber CALIBER .22 Long Rifl,- The New COLT Service Model ACE is designed to provide economical and efficient training of military shooters who will later shoot the Government Model Automatic Pistol. Built on the same frame as the .45 caliber Government Model . . . the Service Model ACE features the ingenious Floating Chamber Mechanism which produces a recoil 4 times greater than the regular ACE. Thus the shooter is trained with an arm that allows him to change later to the heavier caliber pistol without the additional recoil being noticeable. Because of the saving in ammunition costs, the Service Model ACE will pay for itself in a short time. SPECIFICATIONS Ammunition: .22 Long Rifle, Regular, High Speed or High Velocity. Magazine Capacity: 10 cartridges. Length of ISarrel: 5 inches. Ix-ngth Over All: 8 ' ,L inches. Action: Hand- finished. Weight: 42 ounces. Sights: Fixed ramp front sight. Rear sight adjustahle f ir hoth elevation and windage. Trigger and Hammer Spur: Checked. Arched Housing: Checked. Stocks: Checked walnut. Finish: Blued. Our complete catalog uill be gladly sent upon request. coirs PATENT FIRE ARMS MFG. CO., Hartford, Connecticut 351 I yoii may he stoppintj thromihout America, or in the old world for that matter, ask your hotel manager what is THE hotel in Philadelphia. Ifilhoul a moment ' s hesitation he ' ll say BELLEVUE-STKATFQRD IN PHILADELPHIA One of the Few Famous Hotels in America CLAUDE H. BENNETT, Genera Manager REASONABLE RATES SHIP ' S SERVICE OFFICERS are invited to write our Industrial Sales Department for our NEW CATALOGUE of Shirts, Collars, Pajamas, and Neckwear. Or) PHILLIPS-JONES CORPORATION 1225 BROADWAY NEW YORK, N. Y. FAVORITE FEATURE of Navy Canteens THIS COOLER BOX UNIT IS THE HEART OF THE FOUNTAIN OTHER UNITS: Steam Tables Salad Cabinets Sink and Drain Sandwieli Sections Counters Back Bars Glass- ■ vasliers Steril-Kaj Cabinets • From the popular Liquid Soda Fountain at the Naval Academy to distant Navy yards, shore stations, and ships, the appeal of Liquid installa- tions has been fully demonstrated. Compact service units for limited quarters, or large, modern colorful display fountains, with latest facilities for any range of requirements, are found in the Liquid Fountain line. Detailed data on these units and their efficient installation is furnished in the big Liquid Soda Fountain Catalog. Write for a copy. ALL EQUIPMENT FOR LUNCHEONETTES AND Complete o SODA FOUNTAINS N LIQUID CARBONIC CORPORATI 3110 South Kedzie Avenue Chicago, Illinois Branches in 37 Principal Cities of the United States and Canada London, England Havana, Cuba Manufactured in Montreal jor the Canadian Trade 352 ilMliiHMdaii AIRCRAFT RADIO CORPORATION Designers and Manufacturers of AIRCRAFT RADIO EQlJiPMEKT BOONTON, N. J. VMTAL in IfHHff:n WlRFARi: A rapid, short ranpc wrapon heating. Lifjht in urif;hl ami and direction. fric fiuni (■ tl(lMcl ' l.-xiM,. Ur h ill {lie 1 1 I ■ I ■ illltol THOMPSON SUBMACHINE GUNS For every jjurpose where a nuixinniin fin and even inid-ranpes, is reijtiired from Tnen. ' |)ower. at ' •hoil raiifres. 1 niininiiiiii iiurnher of at tlie rariKCS where hits are Delivers a devastating fire mostly made. Gains and holds fire superiority at raiige wjien its loss would he disastrous. SPECIFICATIONS of Caliher .15. Weight 9 Ihs.. l:; oz. Leiiglh Model 28-AC 3.5 in. Length of harrel with (]om|)ensator ]2V1 in.; without (Compensator, 10 ' ;; in. Equipped with Lyman sights and wind gauge; 20 and M cartridge capacity magazines. Ammunition, caliber .1.5 Colt Automatic Pistol Ball Cartridges (23()-grain bullet). Cutts Compensator (at- tached to muzzle of gun shown) increases rapidity and accuracv of semi-automatic fire, lessens tendency of muzzle rising in full automatic firing and reduces recoil to j)racti(all nothing. AUTO-ORDl Al CE CORP. 1437 RAILROAD AVE. BRIDGEPORT, CONN. , HQRSTMANN QUALITY UIVIFORMS cfttd E |UIPMEXT Are Standard in AH Branches of the Service THE HORSTMANN UNIFORM COMPANY PHILADELPHIA ANNAPOLIS Barge Capacity 600 to 6,000 Tons Branch Offices: Norfolk — Philadelphia EASTERN TRANSPORTATION COMPANY Munsey Building BALTIMORE, MARYLAND • Coastwise and Inland Towing and Transportation KINGSBURY THRUST BEARINGS JOURNAL BEARINGS for all Naval uses Built on scientific principle of wedge-shaped oil films THRUST METERS measure propeller thrust directly KINGSBURY MACHINE WORKS, INC. PHILADELPHIA, PA. KINGSBQiiY Kollsman Precision To the pilof — the man in the sky — the precision of his instruments is of vital importance. That fact is borne in mind throughout every step of Kollsman Air- craft Instrument manufac- ture—in material selection, supervision of each opera- tion, exhaustive testing and final rigid inspection. In short, each Kollsman instrument is an achieve- ment in precision, reaffirm- ing in service the truth of Kollsman for Precision. The toolmakers microscope- one of many ftne instruments necessary in producing preci- sion-built aircraft instruments. II pro ' iecis a highly-magnified image measurable to minute fractions of an inch. KOLLSMAN INSTRUMENT DIVISION ■li|:l:l=fM4iT7 ElMHURST. N V Westinghouse Electric Manufacturing Company BUILDERS OF EQUIPMENT FOR THE UNITED STATES NAVY 354 COMPARE ( ' THESE VALUES ' " S Tf) 1.0(1 s2. " .!;f,.()() 1. !«). ' ).()() l.. ' )i. ' ..(M) 4.()r i ;.()() 7.r)( 10.(10 Benefit of $7,500, Paid-up at Aav 60. Premium itie 22 ' )) Cost (.iisli III 1,111111 iiliir I ' liiiln i I iiliif ' 10 Years $1,020.00 20 Years 2.01().00 uiththoseofferedhyany similar type of policy ' Ai I ' aiduj) Age 5.}!70.oo AS AIV Il COME El DOWMENT in lieu of a death benefit, the ca.sh value ofTers an attractive income investment. At the |iai(l-ii|) age ol ' (»0 the ra li aliie. .S l.O. ' tll.OO. tMnild produce a monthly income of .S ' ?2.(X) for fifteen years, yielding a total return of $5,760.00. Till- Ultimate Result is Free I ' rolcction With a I ' lofit Join the NAVY MUTUAL AID ASSOCIATION while you ar( young — gain ailvanlagr of llu- low l«v«l preuiiuni rales and bnild up an early equity. ROOM 1037, NAVY DEPARTMENT, WASHINGTON, D. C. AIR-TRACK The Radio Safe Landing System SEA-TRACK The New Earth Inductor Compass The Stark Position Finder Portable U. H. F. Radio Range Beacons AIIMIM€ir MUNllPACTliRIXG CORPORATION M IACHLEN BUILDING WASHINGTON, 0. C. INSURANCE AT COST AUTOMOBILES PERSONAL PROPERTY AUTOMOBILE ACCIDENTS UNITED SERVICES AUTOMOBILE ASSOCIATION FORT SAM HOUSTON, TEXAS The Policy Back of the Polic y Is What Pays in the Long Run THE ARUNDEL CORPORATION DREDGING SAND BALTIMORE, MARYLAND CONSTRUCTION and Distributors of GRAVEL « and COMMERCIAL SLAG ENGINEERING STONE 355 ALL REQUIREMENTS FOR SEA DUTY WHEN YOU BUY WESTINGHOUSE EQUIPMENT • • Westinghouse marine equipment is proved in service — dependable and economical under all conditions. That ' s because experienced Westinghouse engineers have built in all requirements for sea duty. Over two million shaft horsepower of Westinghouse Geared Turbines alone have been installed in U. S. vessels, and, as with other Westinghouse installations, reports prove outstanding serviceability at all times. Constant research and development in steam and electrical apparatus make this exceptional seaworthi- ness possible . . . and give designers concrete proof of Westinghouse preparedness to meet all demands. Westinghouse Electric Manufacturing Co., East Pittsburgh, Pa. WESTINGHOUSE MARINE EQUIPMENT INCLUDES: Geared Turbines • Turbine Electric, Diesel Electric Drives • Auxiliary Turbine-Generator Sets • Condensers and Ejectors • Electrical and Steam Auxiliary Drives • Switch- boards and Panelboards • Speed Reducers and Gear- motors • Heaters • Micarta. Westinghouse (Vi MARINE EQUIPMENT i PREPARED m • Singer is now, as always, fully prepared lo meet the needs of the Navy and its suppliers for every type of sewing equipment. SINGER SEWING MACHINE COMPANY MANUFACTURING TRADE DEPARTMENT 149 BROADWAY, NEW YORK, N. Y. Branches in all principal cities M-3 They ' ve earned their TOP RATING • • Stetson Shoes have been navy favorites for so many years that men close to retirement age can remember when they first wore them at the Academy. Their impressive record of service has earned them top place in the regard of navy men. They ' ve won their high rating on sheer merit. Their stamina, their smart ap- pearance, their unusual comfort are made to order for navy life. When you ' re " fitting out " — for ship or shore wear — put the name Stetson first on your list for footwear. The Stetson Shoe Company, Inc., South Weymouth, Mass. TlrS T SHOES FOR MEN 2XS:;ir " " ' ' " ' Lucky Bag — 1941 Edition The Annapolis Banking Trust Co. Member Federal Deposit Insurance Corporofion Permanent Insurance for Your Deposits It is the policy of this bank to take every possible precaution to protect the funds of its depositors. In keeping with conservative policy, de- posits made here are insured by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation up to the maximum insurance allowed by law of $5,000 for each depositor. • Federal Deposit Insurance is a permanent part of the law of the land, which safeguards this bonk and safeguards you. THE ANNAPOLIS BANKING AND TRUST COMPANY Member Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation " The Naval Officers ' Bank " CHURCH CIRCLE ANNAPOLIS, MARYLAND 358 COUNTY TRUST CO. OF MARYLAND Resources Exceeding $13,200,000.00 MEMBER: The Federal Reserve Bank Tile Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation APPRECIATIVE OF NAVY BUSINESS CHURCH CIRCLE ANNAPOLIS ■RE01SfERED ' T9ADE M ARK While DroNS GIuvon Fine Lisle Half Hose Pure Wool Sueks • • For the Most Exat-tiiig Dcinaiuls U. S. Navy Standards CASTLE GATE HOSIERY GLOVE CO., INC. E. B. SUDBURY, Gen. Mgr. Manufacturers — Established J87f 432 FOURTH AVENUE NEW YORK CITY MARION INSTITUTE ' IIOXOR MILITARY SCHOOL 9? 98th Successful Year Standard fully accredited Junior College offering the first two years in Arts, Science, Pre-Medical. Pre- Law, Commerce and Engineering. Four-year High School. Special pre- paratory and college courses lor ad- mission to U. S. Military, Naval, and Coast Guard Academies, fully accredited by Government Acade- mies. For Catalogue address: COL. W. L. MURFEE, President MARION, ALA. 359 L. F. DIETZ ASSOCIATES, VSC. Marine Division of JAMESTOW] METAL CORPORATIOl 285 Madison Avenue New York City UNIFORMS OF QUALITY The huge number of repeats we receive every year on original orders are proven evidence of com- plete satisfaction. • PEPPLER PEDDICORD Successors to SCHUELE, PEPPLER KOSTENS • 62 Maryland Avenue ANNAPOLIS, MARYLAND GOLDEN TREPTE CONSTRUCTION CO. U. S. NAVAL AIR STATION NORTH ISLAND CALIFORNIA MARYLAND MATCH COMPANY BALTIMORE, MARYLAND DIST n CTIV E BOOK MATCHES ] A V A L OFFICERS BUTTONS Guaranteed against everything but loss. Crushproof — heavily gold plated — made like jewelry but at button prices. Used only by better custom tailors. Look for the " Viking " tag on your next uniform. Sold with unlimited guarantee. " Viking " buttons also available in sets for all uniforms. For lasting button satisfaction ask for them by name at your dealer, tailor or Ship ' s Store. T- V- Tai-de Mark Another Qua lity Product of IIILBORX-HAMBURGER, IXC. NEW YORK CITY Makers of military equipment at their best iF Mk MARII F ELECTRICAL and MECHAl ICAL APPARATUS A R M A COKPORATION BROOKLYN NEW YORK 1 1 i ARUNDEL- BROOKS CONCRETE CORPORATION PRE-MIXED CONCRETE CERTIFIED QUALITY FROM GRADED MATERIALS PLANTS: 921 S. Wolfe Street, Baltimore, Md. Woodberry, Baltimore, Md. Sparrows Point, Md. Annapolis, Md. j9f)otograpf)| . » , bjJ ♦ . ♦ Jo ef cfjiff le for the 1941 LUCKY BAG 154 East Avenue Rochester, N. Y. 362 l ' uii.s. ' DUa; m i f • LOUG ISLflllD • I y. 363 F ANNAPOLIS AND WASHINGTON, D.C. Once you have stayed at this unusually home-like hotel, you ' ll always think of Hotel Annapolis when you think of Washington. Here you may enjoy the quiet comfort of one of 400 large spacious outside rooms, the delight of truly perfect cuisine, and every service and tourist aid ...All at rates surprisingly economical... Send for FREE booklet. " Guide to Washington, D. C. " RADIO IN EVERY ROOM cytbp. dt 40D Rooms % m BATHS™ " Air Conditioned Guest Rooms and Public Spaces HOTEL ANNAPOLIS VISIT THE FAMOUS ANCHOR ROOM Washington ' s Unique Cocktail Lounge TO MAKE YOUR STAY MORE ENJOYABLE I WASHINGTON, D. C. Hotel Hamilton has personnel trained in the arts of hospitality and service. The charming and gracious atmosphere Is typical of Washington, D. C. You ' ll enjoy the Capital more if you choose a room or suite at this truly fine hotel. WITH PARKING nn OUTSIDE ROOMS $3 m JUU iTH g jH pi Q J.VA RADIO IN EVERY ROOM HOTEL HAMILTON FOURTEENTH STREET AT K Cojnfliments FRANK J. HALE Presidettt National Grain Yeast Corporation National Grain Yeast Corporation BELLEVILLE NEW JERSEY J. A. FREDERICK HORR 331 Arch Street PHILADELPHIA, PA. Highest Grade Full Dress Equipments Caps, Shoulder Marks, Swords Undress Belts, Sword Knots etc. for Officers of the United States Navy For Sale Through MIDSHIPMEN ' S STORE U. S. NAVAL ACADEMY ANNAPOLIS, MARYLAND IRWIN LEIGHTON BUILD II G CONSTRUCTION 1 1 PHILADELPHIA Established 1909 U. S. S. CLEAVES, COMMISSIONED JUNE 14, 1940 Sister Ship of U. S. S. MBLACK, U. S. S. LIVERMORK, and U. S. S. KBERLE All Coiiirnissinni ' d in I94() THE BATH IRON WORKS Corporation BATH, MAINE SHIPBUILDERS and ENGINEERS Naval Vessels ISoic Under Constructiou v. S. S. WOOI.SKV I . S. S. LIDLOW U. S. S. EMMONS U. S. S. MACOMH and 17 ADDITION M. hKSlKOM-KS e ri c a n Armament 6 EAST 45th STREET Corporation NEW YORK CITY, N. Y. AUTOMATIC ELECTRIC Designed and manufactured by Automatic Electric Company, the originator of the automatic telephone. Automatic Electric private telephone systems are noted for their accuracy, rugged durability and long life. Available in sizes fTom ten lines to a thousand or more, these units will be found providing com- munication service of the highest type on battle- ships, cruisers and airplane carriers, where they successfully withstand the stresses of both heavy gunfire and stormy weather. For complete in- formation, address American Automatic Electric Sales Company, 1033 West Van Buren Street, Chicago, Illinois. AUTOMATIC ELECTRIC Telephone, Communication and Signaling Products GIt5JJS HILL, Inc. CONSULTI] G EIVGINEERS DESIGNERS • CONSTRUCTORS PENNSYLVANIA STATION NEW YORK 366 { I THE FARMERS ] AT10] AL RAI K AJNNAPOLIS, MARYLAND Founded 1805 The tHenty-foiirlh oldest bank in the United States All Banking Services earei d to tlie NATIONAL DEFENSE PROGRAM Thousands of square feet of floor space, specially developed machinery, highly skilled workmen, unique engineering re- sources to produce in large quantities, expeditiously, to high quality standards. • SEAMLESS METAL BELLOWS • METAL STAMPINGS • SCREW MACHINE PRODUCTS • DRAWN METAL TUBING •TEMPERATURE PRESSURE REGULATORS • PACKLESS VALVES The Fulton Sylphon Company KNOXVILLE, TENNESSEE SUBMARINE SIGNAL COMPANY EXECUTIVE OFFICES 160 STATE STREET : BOSTON, MASS, iN i ' i:( HON (III i(,i:s ItOSTON, 247 Alhinli.: Mmw. .NKW YORK. 14-10 lirid i- Siir,t NOHFOI.K, 1215 Ka-l Wal.r Sik.-i MIAMI. 1 ' ; S.W. Sixili Sir.-.i M; V OHI.KWS. ( ,X, Calina SinrI SAN l)li;(;(). : ' ,0t l!i.,ailvNav I ' ii-r SAN Kli ( ISCO. iV, |!,alr- Sir.rt SKA ITI K, W . Iari..ri SirrrI iadiirt 1 849 1 941 Thi WM. H. BELLIS COMPANY 216 Main Street ANNAPOLIS, MARYLAND U. S. A. Service Quality Distinction WATEKBURY TOOL Division of Vickers Incorporated VARIABLE DELIVERY PUMPS HYDRAULIC SPEED GEARS WATERBURY, CONNECTICUT 367 I I H E perfection in design and workmanship of Krementz Jewelry for Gentlemen has always been the criterion of good taste among well-dressed men throughout the world. That is why the most traveled and experienced officers rely on Krementz accessories to ' see them through on all civilian dress occasions. KREMENTZ FOR Combination Set complete for both white-tie and dinner jacket wear In lifetime pigskin leatherette jewel box. Set shown only $12.50. Others up to $50.00. Sets also available in daytime combinations BEXDIX DRIVE " The Mechanical Hand That Cranks Your Car " " STARTIX " Switch Key Engine Starting plus Automatic Restarting For Cars, Trucks, and Motorboats " MORROW " Coaster Brakes for Bicycles ORDNAI CE MATERIAL For Army and Navy ECLIPSE MACHINE DIVISION Bendix Aviation Corporation Elmira, New York FOR FI] £ST UNIFORMS See tIDailoring Companp NAVAL TAILORS OF . DISTINCTION 82 Maryland Avenue ANNAPOLIS, MARYLAND Copyright 19 H, Liggett MvcRS Tobacco Co. ... for Chesterfields are made for smokers like yourself, with the three important things you want in a cigarette... MLDAESS.C£rre ? TASTE and COOLER SMOKL G. Chesterfield ' s right combination of the world ' s l)esl ciga- rette tobaccos has so many things a smoker ' ikc . .. that Chesterfield is just naliinilly called the smohcr ' s viiiarette. If They start right . . . with RANGER SPARTAN SCHOOL PHOTOGRAPH THE .Fairchild M-62 Trainer is powered by Ranger with six cylinders in-line. This unbeatable combination for primary training gives extra visibility on either side and over the slim engine cowling . . . extra propeller clearance due to the high thrust- line of the inverted engine. The elimination of valve checks between overhauls means lessened maintenance costs and increased active em- ployment of Ranger powered aircraft. Over two hundred Ranger Fairchilds are making new records in active service for low maintenance costs and for maximum training hours per month per airplane. And 14 new ships each week now rolling off the production line mark only the beginning of the part Ranger and Fairchild are playing in training pilots for national deffense. RANGER AIRCRAFT E]VGI] ES Farmin dale, Lon Island, N. Y. DIVISION OF FAIRCHILD ENGINE AND AIRPLANE CORPORATION 370 Ki ' imrh. • -tT irirt 11) J s m Hy appoint int ' iit to H. M, Eslahlished 1785 orge VI An Open Letter to the LIVERPOOI. 14, Lord Sirpel. Regiment of Midshipmen PORTSMOUTH 22, The Hard. EDINBURGH 120, Princess Street. w War in Europe necessarily means ihal Gieves Ltd. who have had the pleasure of supplying their Uniforui Cloth to WEYMOUTH 111, St. Mary Street. Midship men of the United States Navy, will be fully occu- pied with Outfitting Officers of the Royal Navy. GIBRALTAR 110-112, Main Street. They, however, feel that they would like to be making use PLYMOUTH 63, George Street of the advertising space in the Lucky Bag to which they have been accustomed for many years. CHATHAM 13, Military Road. GIEVES LTD. look forward to the end of hostilities when SOUTHSEA they hope to again make contact, and be honoured as in the 37, I ' almerston Road. past, with orders from Midshipmen visiting European SOUTHAMPTON 13.S, High Street. Waters during their practice Cruise. MALTA In the meantime they wish Good Sailing to the Regiment 12 Strada Mezzodi, Val etta. and to the 1941 Lucky Bag. • 80 PICCADI G leve s l_ 1 rvl 1 " T El D LLY, LOl DOl , W. I., El JGLAIVIJ 371 Anti ' Aircrafl Searchlight Univer«ol Director SPKRRY GYROSCOPK COMPANY Inc. BROOKLYN, NEW YORK LAPOINTE of HUDSON, MASSACHUSETTS Manufacturers of BROACHIIVG MACHINES and BROACHI] G EQUIPMENT THE LAPOINTE MACHINE TOOL COMPANY HUDSON, MASSACHUSETTS SPENCER WH ITE - AND PRENTIS, INC. Engineers and Contractors FOUNDATIONS UNDERPINNING LOCKS and DAMS DRY DOCKS TUNNELS 10 EAST 40TH STREET NEW YORK CITY 372 ■I mtiMwmnm m»M S UG IIAKKOR for COMFORT AI II COJ VE IENCE in NEW YORK Annapolis Prefers ot l |Jitcaittllu 45th Street West of Broadway Special Rates to Midshipmen, Officers and Families Home of the famous PICCADILLY CIRCUS RAR ' Where the Stars Cluster ED. WALLNAU, " official host " of the cadets and middies is waiting to greet you. Write him for reservations every time you " go to town. " F. T. Co. UNIFORMS and EQUIPMENTS FuATNK Thomas COMPANY, INC, NORFOLK : VIRGINIA DISEASE! ACCIDENT! WAR! SERVICE ORPHANS AND WHiOWS ARE VICTIMS OF MANKIND ' S THREE GREATEST ENEMIES :::::: OTHER ' S MISFORTUNES BECOME YOURS AT THE WILL OF FATE : : HELP THE NAVY RELIEF SOCIETY CARE FOR THE NAVY ' S WIDOWS AND ORPHANS :::::: • It depends upon you for its support; the Government does not con- tribute to it. NAVY RELIEF SOCIETY OFFICIAL RELIEF ORGANIZATION OF U. S. NAVY (I ' iii.l I ' c.r l. II Kri.iici ,.f t il. ' Niivy K. ' li.f S..,-i. ' lyl 373 A Shipment of Turbo Propeller Forced Draft Blowers made for Destroyer Service by B. F. Sturtevant Co. OTURTEVANT Blowers, Exhausters, Heaters, and Steam Turbines have demonstrated for many years their ability to stand up under severest marine service — built by a manufacturer with 80 years air engineering experience. B. F. STURTEVAl fT COMPA] Y Hyde Park, Boston, Mass. Slurlevanl Diesel Engines Machine Tools THE XILES TOOL WORKS CO. THE HOOVEX, OWEIVS REI TSCHLER CO. THE PUTNAM MACHINE CO. • Divisions GENERAL MACHINERY CORPORATION Incorporated Delaware HAMILTON, OHIO Ford Instrument Company, Inc. Rawson Street and Nelson Avenue Long island City, New York Gun Fire Control Apparatus Scientific, Mathematical and Calculating Instruments Consulting Engineers 374 wmmM Skwaki) X. a. Tiu NKs arc (Icsigiicd li a Naval Olliccr for aval Officers Majoi ' ilv i)f Midshipmeti carry Seward Hags on leave anil on cruise. Midshipman ' s Discovery Ashore . . . . . . Officer ' s Necessity Afloat ALL NAVY TRAVELWARE SEWARD TRUNKS and BAGS Carr, Meais Dawson iNOrfolk, irjLciiiia Aiiiiai li . Mar laiul • •••• U. S. Navy Uniforiiis FILIPINO DRILL The Supreme White Uniform " BLUES " The ISetv Regulation Wide Wale For Service EQUIPMENT CARR, MEARS DAWSON JAMES A. A. WELCH, Representative U.S.S. GLEAVES 1 PHOTO COURTESY I BATH IRON WORKS CORP. BABCDCK WILCOX 375 f ONLY ONE KIND OF " DRIVE " ELIMINATES CLUTCH AND GEAR SHIFTER . . . STEPS UP PERFORMANCE . . . SAVES GAS . . . IT ' S OLDSMOBILE ' S HYBRA-MATIC DRIVE! THERE ' S nothing else like it in the world. Nearly forty thousand owners are unanimous in their enthusiasm — after some hundred million miles of driving. More than just a fluid coupling, even more than a completely automatic transmission, Hydra-Matic Drive gives you all the advantages of both. there ' s no clutch in the car. You never shift gears because shifting is automatic. And you get faster pick,-up, smoother performance and substantial savings on gas. Oldsmobile offers Hydra-Matic Drive, optional at extra cost, in six great lines of cars for 1941. See the new Oldsmobiles at your dealer ' s ' pjTp ' CAR " ' never press a clutch pedal because — then try " no clutch, no shift " driving! OLDSMOBILE it ' s wrm HYDRA - IHAT I C » RIVE 376 MKM B P-.Q -Q «. f?, P Q 5Q BQ BQ CQ BQ B - B 5 B ' o ti ij,Q bQ 6G S ' £ Q P G P G B.G R T P Q P fig FS o ft 5 RG BQ B - bVj v f ' . " ; c ' o B B B 5 BQ M-( oer g iwxL JOish fa tite Q e e I: B o E a t- r 3 O ' c cj THE B CORPORATION Contractors to the L ' nited Stales Army, A ' acv arnl Coast Guard and Aircraft Engine Builders 136 WEST 52nd STREET, NEW YORK, NEW YORK 377 Tiffany Co. Jewelers Silversmiths Stationers TJm LdelUy x)f Tiffany Co. QuALiTYxiful Integrity hm beeiV recoqai zed m ' The Service MirougJvneneraUond Fifth Avenue 57™ Street New York 378 Like many outstanding manu- facturing concerns in the country, the Navy uses a considerable amount of Hevi Duty Precision Heat Treating Equipment. Pic- tured is a Hevi Duty High Tem- perature Controlled Atmosphere Furnace at the Noval Academy. HEVI DUTY ELECTRIC COMPANY TRADE MARK HEAT TREATING FURNACES ELECTRIC EXCLUSIVELY ■ CCISTCREO U.S. PAT. OFFICE MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN Ready to serve you THE UNITED STATES NAVAL INSTITUTE • Some of its Duoks Sol d at a Dh(ount to its Members Head the II orld Over The Institute ' s Monthly Magazine Should Be Read by Everyone Interested in the United States Navy THE PROCEEDINGS The Forum of the Navy with Articles on Literary, Scientific, and Professional Thought JOIN THE NAVAL INSTITUTE Keep Abreast Your Profession — Read the PROCEEDINGS — Buy Your Books More Cheaply Get Answers to Your Queries ANNUAL DUES — S3.00 — Includes monthly " Proceedings ' Address: U. S. NAVAL INSTITUTE, ANNAPOLIS, MARYLAND 379 PRESSLY forInsPIction MODEL X PRESS With a Hoffman Model " X " press in your ship ' s tailors, you ' ll pass inspection with fly- ing colors. Hoffman pressing machines are standard equipment on most United States Naval Vessels — standing guard over the ap- pearance of personnel, keeping uniforms sharply creased and wrinkle-free. Sales and service offices in all U. S. ports of call. • U. S. HOFFMAN MACHINERY CORPORATION General Offices: 105 Fourth Avenue, New York MANUFACTURERS OF LAUNDRY MACHINERY AND GARMENT PRESSING EQUIPMENT A Textbook in Every Subject WEBSTER ' S (U)LLEHIATE DICTIONARY, fifth Edition Used by the 2,300 Midshipmen of the regiment at the United States Naval Academy . . . . . . because it is convenient, accurate, and scholarly, being based on and abridged from Webster ' s New Inter- national Dictionary, Second Edition, " The Supreme Authority. " . . . because it defines all the words most commonly used in speaking, reading, and writing. 1,300 Pages 110,000 Entries 1,800 Illustrations Write for free descriptive booklet G. C. MERRIAM COMPANY 11 Federal Street SPRINGFIELD, MASS. 380 Mam roviding the traveler between North and South America with the utmost in shipboard comfort. All staterooms outside ... air conditioned din- ing rooms... gracious lounges and public rooms... broad Lido decks surrounding outdoor tiled swimming pools. 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Tambor on official trials — 132nd boat built for the U. S. Navy by the Electric Boat Co. ELECTRIC BOAT COMPANY SHIPBUILDERS nttii ElVGIIVEERS GROTON, CONNECTICUT Submarines, Diesel Engines for stationary and marine service, NELSECO Evaporators, Lanova Diesel Engine Combustion System, ASEA Electric Slip Couplings. ELECTRO DYNAMIC WORKS BAYONNE, N. J. MOTORS and GENERATORS ALL TYPES ALTERNATING FOR EVERY AND DIRECT MARINE CURRENT APPLICATION MOTORS Quality for more than half a century " ELCO YACHT AND NAVAL DIVISIONS Bayonne, New Jersey • MOTOR TORPEDO BOATS • SUBMARINE CHASERS • MOTOR YACHTS • CRUISERS • MARINE ENGINES • DESIGN • CONSTRUCTION • REPAIR AND STORAGE Established in 1892 CRUISER and YACHT SALES PORT ELCO 247 Park Ave. (At 46th St.) N. Y. C. ELCO CRUISERS INC., Venetian Causeway Miami Beach, Flo. 382 FOR THE YEARS AHEAD STERLING Latest of Sterling achievements is now being recorded in the introdnction of the 1200 h.p. and the unsupercharged 800 h.p. Sterling Admiral. Its use in torpedo craft and high speed patrol boats is ex- pected to make a noteworthy contribu- tion to defense plans. And in the years ahead, keeping pace with unrelenting de- mands for greater speed and stamina. Sterling Engines will be ready for the business end of the Navy ' s drive-shafts. Thousands are already in ai ' tive service. More are being furnished — Petrels, Dol- phins, Vikings, Admirals — as horsepoMer bears the Navy to sea in these days of re- doubled urgency . . . Ashore, too. Sterling Engines play an increasingly great de- fense role in standby and peak load duty — guarding against interruptions in the supply of power to vital industries and services. STERLING ENGINE CO I ' A N Y Bu£Falo, New York NEW YORK CITY OFFICE 9 C H W S L E W B I ' I L D I G 383 r THE FOR ANK M.L STREET Launched May 11, 1829 w " K " K A Mutual Bank to encourage thrift among men of the sea. Deposits and Drafts Accepted from Any Port of Call " K " K w Allotments Accepted 138,000 Depositors Safe Deposit Boxes Due Depositors $150,000,000. " K " W w Start now to forge the first link in the chain of your anchor to windward " A " " " A " World ' s Standard of Accuracy ' ' Machine Tools Machinist ' s ' Tools Cutters and Hobs Other Useful Shop Equipment • Catalog on request BROWN SHARPE MFG. CO. PROVIDENCE, R. I. m TREDEGAR COMPANY (Tredegar Iron Works Established in 1836) RICHMOND, VIRGINIA Makers of TARGETS PROJECTILES All Calibres for United States Navy and Army 384 ses jy WE SALUTE THE GRADU- Jacob Reed ' S Sons . . . America ' s Oldest Uniform House, and Philadelphia ' s Finest Store for Men . . . expresses its sincere appreciation for the cordial relations with the Class of 1941 and looks forward with confidence to serving you in the C 55 MARYLAND AVE. ANNAPOLIS 386 ATING CLASS OF 1941 future . . . with sturdy, finely tailored Uniforms, correct Equipment, and smart Civilian Apparel. More than a century of experience outfitting Officers of the United States Navy is your guarantee of value, service and satisfaction — always! iUl icHd 1424-1426 CHESTNUT ST. PHILADELPHIA 387 The Lockheed P-38, one of the world ' s fastest interceptor pursuit airplanes. LOCKHEED AIRCRAFT CORPORATION • BURHANK, CALIFORNIA mm i 0 OF THE ARMY, NAVY, MARINE CORPS AND COAST GUARD NEW CARS PLUS REQUIRED INSURANCE USED CARS LOANS STOCK PURCHASES 4% 5% Discount Discount FEDERAL SERVICES FINANCE CORPORATION " omt Office 718 Jackson Place Washington, D. C. BRANCH „ r u D ij- (Jcean Center Building OFFICES LONG BEACH, CALIF. Broadway Building SAN DIESO, CALIF. Dillingham Building HONOLULU, T. H. Carpenter Building WARRINGTON, FLA. 388 itfMiaM 1941 Miniatiiir K ' lnji 1941 CLASS RING 1«M2 Minialiii.- Kin " I ' Ml Class Crest This Establishment Wishes to Thank the Class of 1941 for Their Patronage . . . 1942 Class Crest The steel dies and models for the various Class Crests, Class Rings and Miniature Rings of the United States Naval Academy are kept permanently in this Establishment ... for the convenience of those who may desire to order at a later date. THF NEW MILITARY AND NAI AL INSIGNIA CATAI.OC SENT I I ' ON KEOIEST 1218 CHESTNUT STREET 109 Years in Business ' ,,fvBANKS =B|DK, f KMal.lislir,! m:V2 Vjl PHILADELPHIA The Officers in the Service and their Families are invited to use the Service-by-Mail Department 389 riili II SKILL in the design and handling of ships has made the United States Navy the finest in the world. Technical skill in the construction and operation of radio equipment has established world leader- ship in the fields of radio for the Radio Corpora- tion of America. It provides the world ' s finest radio services, not only for American citizens, but also for America ' s naval and military forces. An example of RCA leadership is the RCA Victor Personal Radio. Compact, light entirely self-con- tained, it brings you a world of entertainment and news. Take an RCA Victor Personal Radio with you wherever you go. Keep in touch with the world and in tune with the times. Price f.o.b. Camdea, N. J., subject to change without notice. You can buy RCA Victor Radios on C.I.T. easy payment plan. Trademark " RCA Victor " Reg. U. S. Pat. Otf. by RCA Mfg. Co., Inc. A SERVICE OF THE RADIO CORPORATION OF AMERICA aCA VICTOI PREFERRID TYPE RADIO TUBES for Flntr Kadio PeHormanc9 390 nses, America needs airplanes, engines, and propellers — by the thousands. To build them, and build them fast, America must have larger and better equipped air- craft factories than ever before. Two years ago. United Aircraft began a vast expansion program toward this end, involving the expenditure of more than 50 million dollars for new facilities. That program is now virtually complete. More than a million and a half square feet of floor space have been added in new buildings, millions of dollars worth of new machinery have been installed, and employment has jumped from 5,000 to 20,000 workers. Most important of all — production has steadily and rapidly increased. Today three modern plants are humming 24 hours a day, building Pratt Whitney engines, Hamilton Standard propellers, and Vought- Sikorsky aircraft at the fastest rate in their history. Here is proof of the vigor and resourcefulness of the American aircraft industry in meeting the unpre- cedented requirements for aeronautical equipment at home and abroad. L inDfliiiCRfirT Cast flartford , Connecticut PRATT WHITNEY ENGINES VOUGHTSIKORSKY AIRPLANES HAMILTON STANDARD PROPELLERS 39 1 IN GUNNERY it is SPEED and ACCURACY IN ICE CREAM supplied by SOUTHERN DAIRIES It is health-giving, body-building Vitamins that change growing Midshipmen to husky Naval Officers whose efficiency is de- termined by the state of their physical well-being. SOUTHERN DAIRIES ICE CREAM IS UNDER SUPERVISION OF SEALTEST LARORATORIES ANNAPOLIS, MD. PHONE 2688 - 2689 Cochran-Bryan PREPARATORY SCHOOL Annapolis, Md. We specialize in preparing young men for ANNAPOLIS, WEST POINT, COAST GUARD ACADEMY, FLYING CADETS, MARI- TIME CADETS. Unlimited individual instruction. Dormitory facilities. New catalog on request. Box B-L. S. COCHRAN, Lt. Comdr., USN (Ret.), U.S.N.A. ' 08 A. W. BRYAN, Lt. (jg), USN (Ret.), U.S.N.A. ' 22 SEVERN SCHOOL SEVERNA PARK, MARYLAND A Country Boarding School for Boys on the Severn River near Annapolis An Accredited Secondary School Specializing in Preparation for Annapolis and West Point 1940-41 TWENTY-SEVENTH YEAR Catalogue ROLLAND M. TEEL, Principal Maybe that ' s why the durable Royal is the preferred typewriter of both Army and Navy- A tougii and rugged machine. Royal is built to stand up in all kinds of weather, to u itiistand the hardest of hard-pounding abuse. I?ut it may also interest you to know that the all-time speed record was made on a Royal . . . that, in civilian life. Royal is the leading typewriter — because it is easier and faster to operate. ROYAL . TYPEli% ' KITER • Copyright J 941, Royal Typewriter Company. Inc. I C m Lykas. jt. LyLLLott Kjompanu Seventeenth Street and Lehigh Avenue PHILADELPHIA, PA. ENGRAVERS - PRINTERS - JEWELERS The Largest College Engraving House in the World THE J. G. WHITE ENGINEERING CORPORATION EXGIIVEERS and COIVSTRUCTORS 80 BROAD STREET NEW YORK, N. Y. 392 THE ORDER OF THE DAY WiBscnih % CUM r.i Accrc W ' illson manufactures more than three hundred styles of safety goggles, each one well suited for some industrial eye- hazardous condition ; also, more than half a hundred dif- ferent respiratory devices for dusts, fumes, mists and gases. WlilSOl PRODUCTS INCORPORATED READING,PA..U-S,A. Esfablished 1870 SUN GLASSES AOesi ned for safely and comfort, the new I Willson Air Kin , a moldtd ruhhtr goggle i ' nu ' d with chamois at all f oiuts of facial contact, obtains a close fit on all face shafies and sizes. liasily rel ' Iaceahle and inexfitnsite, f ' lastic lenses are set in ruhher uetl auay from the fact; the ueli t enlilated goggle interior is roomy enough to f ermit ready wear our ftrescription spectacles. Willson Sftoris style CPHOOir ttith Willsonite lenses ground and f olished to optical stand- r ards. White Rhodium Plated I ' rames with adjustuhlt Pearloid Sose Pads. Give your eye the benefit of scientific protection from sun and glare. Cool green Willsonite gives 3 times the protection of ordinary sun glasses. It eliminates 97 , of the harmful infra-red rays . . . and cuts out entirely the dangerous ultra-violet rays ... yet transmits sufficient visible light for safe, comfortable vision. Willsonite meets the requirements of Federal Specifications, and is approved protection for transcontinental air line pilots. For both sea and air duty you ' ll find real eye comfort in scientific Willsonite sun glasses. Smart styles at popular prices available at most of the better stores. • GOGGLES • RESPIRATORS • GAS MASKS • INDUSTRIAL HELMETS 393 Ships OF ANY TYPE , built, equipped Destroyer U. S. S. Benson Shipbuilding Yards QUINCY, MASS. Fore River Yard NEW YORK HARBOR Stoten Island Yard BALTIMORE HARBOR Sparrows Point Yard SAN FRANCISCO HARBOR San Francisco Yard Ship-Repair Yards BOSTON HARBOR Atlantic Yard Simpson Yard NEW YORK HARBOR Brooklyn 27fh St. Yard Brooklyn 56th SI. Yard Hoboken Yard St aten Island Yard BALTIMORE HARBOR Baltimore Yard SAN FRANCISCO HARBOR Alameda Yard Hunter ' s Point Yard San Francisco Yard LOS ANGELES HARBOR San Pedro Yard Building naval vessels of the most modern type is only one example of the diversified activi- ties of Bethlehem Steel Com- pany ' s Shipbuilding Division. Facilities and personnel are available for designing and con- structing any type of vessel, re- gardless of its size, luxury of its finish, or difficult problems in- volved. Bethlehem not only constructs vessels, but is in position to de- sign and build their propulsion machinery. Bethlehem yards, located on the Atlantic and Pacific Coasts, are thoroughly equipped to ren- der prompt and efficient service on building, repair or recondi- tioning w ork. BETHLEHEM STEEL COMPANY, Shipbuilding Division General Offices: 25 Broadway, New York City; Quincy, Mass. District Offices: Boston: Baltimore; San Francisco; Lob Angeles. BETHLEHEM STEEL COMPANY SHIPBUILDING DIVISION FLORSHEIM SHOES MILITARY «„ NAVAL WEAR In addition to the white buckskin dress shoe shown above.., an An- napoHs favorite for many years. . .we now present a complete new Hne of Florsheim Service footwear for Naval and Marine officers . . .Write for our military style bro- chure, or see your nearest Florsheim dealer. THE FLORSHEIM SHOE COMPANY 394 k HORSEPOWER CYCLONES THE flight complement of a modern aircraft car- rier may represent more horsepower above decks than can be generated by her turbines be- low . . . one thousand horsepower and more for practically every airplane in the squadrons. Wright builds engines for all types of naval aircraft, starting with the nine cylinder Cyclone of 1000 1200 h.p. for fighters and scouts ... the 1600 1700 h.p. Cyclone 14 for dive-bombers and for patrol planes working in conjunction with the carriers. Projected models of still larger patrol bombers will use the 2200 h.p. Duplex-Cyclone. To supply this power above decks for the expanding Navy, Wright is building new plants for greater production, training new [X ' r- sonnel in precision manufacture. Years of engi- neering and production experience are behind the program to provide this country with an imprcgnabledefense in the shortestpossibletime. WRIGHT AERONAUTICAL CORPORATION PATERSON A WiMion ofCurtisi-n ' righl Corporation NEW JERSEY ENGINES 395 The wings of the U. S. Navy fly with SOLAR equipment Powerful engines of the PBY and PB2Y series, as well as many other models, are equipped with Solar ex- haust manifolds to aid the efficiency of their performance. jOLAR li ic uip GoMfbCuyUf SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA LINDBERGH FIELD ESTABLISHED 19 2 7 Historic CARVEL HALL in Colonial Annapolis The Navy knows Carvel Hall — its food, its traditional hospi- tality and its excellent service. Carvel Hall is Annapolis ' best. Colonial Dining Koom Marine Grill Mirror F{ooin for Dancing Cocktail Lounge 1763 Eoom Rates Begin at $2.00 — With Bath $3.00 Graduation Weeks Excepted Free Parking Adjoining Hotel 1941 On King George Street opposite Naval Academy . Crosse Blackwe ;11 Fine Foods Since 1706 , A Complete Line of World FanMous Foods The CROSSE BLACKWELL BALTIMORE, MARYLAND Co. SPEED— ACCURACY— DEPENDABILITY— COURTESY- POSTAL TELEGRAPH APPRECIATES YOUR PATRO] AGE IS AT YOUR SERVICE ALWAYS DIAL 2644 CARVEL HALL ANNAPOLIS, MARYLAND THE " Q " METER . . . for high speed, accurate measurement of coils, condensers, insulating materials, and other components at radio frequencies. a product of BOONTON RADIO CORPORATION BOONTON, NEW JERSEY Designers and manufacturers of modern radio equipment 396 Already the largest producer of combat aircraft in America, Curtiss-Wright is speeding construc- tion of three new plants at Buffalo, N. Y., Colum- bus, O., and St. Louis, Mo., each of approximately 1,200,000 sq. ft. of floor area. Due to be in full production within six months, the new Curtiss plants will produce the formidable Curtiss SB2C-1 Scout-Bomber, and the Curtiss SO3C-I Scout -Observation airplanes as well as training planes for the U. S. Navy. They will also THE CALL FOR QUANTITY produce large quantities of Curtiss P-40D Ad- vanced Pursuits, huge Curtiss-Wright Transport Cargo airplanes and training planes for the U. S. Army Air Corps. When the present expansion program is com- pleted, the Curtiss-Wright plants will total approxi- mately 4,400,000 sq. ft. of floor space. Curtiss is answering the call for planes in quantity and an- swering it with the largest aircraft expansion proj- ect in the National Defense program. CURTISS AEROPLANE DIVISION Curtiss-Wright Corporation • BuflFalo, New York Ct ' RTISS PLANT, BLIPFALO, N. Y. PRECISION-BUILT ARMY AND NAVY AIRCRAFT 397 Dedicated to • • • in tlie Air The newest Curtiss-Wright unit to be placed in operation, the Caldwell, N. J., plant of the Curtiss Propeller Division, takes its place among those factories of the American aircraft industry dedi- cated to making America first in aircraft pro- duction. The third Curtiss Propeller Division plant to be placed in production within a period of 27 months, and the largest aircraft propeller factory in America, manufacturing operations were begun in the Caldwell plant 96 days after breaking ground. This practically continuous expansion has been achieved simultaneously with a consistent increase in production and engineering develop- ment for the expanding needs of national defense. 96 days from ground-breaking to production. CURTISS PROPELLER DIVISION Curtiss- Wright Corporation Caldwell, Nciv Jersey 398 BHLIL MM — INlTHE HATIONAL DEFENSE PROGRAM Aerol Main Leg Strut for North American Model BT-9 Aerol Main Leg Strut for NAF Model N3N-3 10.50 Steerable Tail Knuckle Tail Strut for Stearman PT-13 Trainer WE are proud of the privilege extended us to join forces with tlie Midshipmen of the U. S. Naval Aeadeniy, and with the Navy as a whole, in pr« ni« ting the program for the general defense of the Nation. Aerol Shock Ahsorhing Struts are standard eqnipnuMit on some or all models built by the manufacturers of the f«dloMing famous airplanes: Bell, Boeing, Brewster, British De Havilland, Canadian Car, C msolidated, Curtiss-Wright, Dong- las, Grumman, Lockhead, Martin, NAF, Noorduyn, North American, Northrop, Republic, Spartan, Stearman, Stinson, St. Louis Aircraft, Vega, Vought-Sikorsky, Vultee. it CLECO Pneumatic Tools — riveters, chippers, drills, grin«lers, sand rammers, miscelhme- ous air tools and accessories — are familiar favorites in the navy yards and industrial plants throughout the Country. We have designed and produced in large nundiers a special line of small riveters for the aircraft factories. CLEVELAND Rock Drills, paving breakers, wagon drills, pneumatic diggi ' rs and tampers, are busily engaged at Navy Yards and Bases, wherever su« ' h equipment is reqnircti in the general defense program of the Coinitry. AEROL STRUTt THE CLEVELAND PNEUMATIC TOOL COMPANY 3734 EAST 78th STREET • C L E V E L A N D, O H I O STAG or DRAG MORE AT THE LITTLE CAMPUS Give yourself a treat and enjoy our College atmosphere TILGHMAN COMPANY Naval Academy Seal and Class Crest Jewelry ANNAPOLIS MARYLAND DAVIS ' STATIONERY Souvenirs Greeting Cards Social Stationery Pennants Magazines Academy Seal Jewelry 76 MARYLAND AVENUE Compliments of a Friend THE ANNAPOLIS FLOWER SHOP Flowers delivered by wire to ony city in the world within a few hours ' time " TRADE WITH TRADER " DIAL 3991 Lois Stewart Trader, Prop. (Successor to James E. Stewart) 68 MARYLAND AVENUE ALRRIGHT ' S — For your musical needs — Records: Brunswick, Vocalion, Columbia, Victor, Bluebird and Decca Expert Radio Repairing 65 Maryland Ave. " The only complete Music Store in Annapolis " PHONE 4781 GREEN ' S PHARMACY The Rexall Store Fountain Service WM. A. CLARK, Pharmacist. Proprietor Telephone 4311 170 Main Street 400 for o Years . . . It has been our pleasure to serve the Naval Academy. . . . We are proud of this record of service built on originality of ideas, quality of materials and fine workmanship. Invitations Dance Programs Christinas Cards E. A. WRIGHT COMPANY Engravers Printers Stationers PHILADELPHIA Ml AV OU t . |V| K ' " •■ " ' " - ' vilJl IU AR HU Complitnvnis of International MACHINE TOOL COMPAIMY, 1! €. IIMDIAIMAPOLIS, II DIANA Heavy Duty Saddle Type Turret Lathes High Speed Ram Type Turret Lathes Up there it ' s good to know you have BENDIX- SCINTILLA Aircraft Magnetos aboard SCINTILLA MAGNETO DIVISION Bendix Aviation Corporation Sidney, New York Airoraft Maifiictos and Spark 8 Bendix-Scintillo Aircraft Mag- netos have long been approved ignition equipment on the en- gines of every commercial air- line, and of all arms of the United States Government serv- ice as well as a preponderance of civilian aircraft. Efficiency and reliability are synonymous with Scintilla. That reputation will never be jeop- ardized by any amount of pressure in the interests of price or production hurry. iiitrs II a rue SSI ' S, Ii;iiiti(iii Switches, Ignition 3Iaiiitciiuiice Touls. SCINTILLA Compliments 0 A Friend 401 ' m € co A SERVICE COMPANY INSURING THE OFFICER HIS WIFE AND CHILDREN HERE ' S THE ANSWER . . . ... to the Ensigns ' insurance problem. It costs any life insurance company less to insure officers than civilians . . . but in this Officers ' Company, protection costs the officer less. For details write UNITED SERVICES LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY WASHINGTON, D. C. they are Lowe ' s, we know — they tvill look well they will fit correctly they will give you long wear WE HAVE DONE OUR VERY BEST Good Luck and Success to You LOWE TAILORS, Inc. Naval and Civilian Custom 56 MARYLAND AVENUE ANNAPOLIS You Know It ' s Yours ujhen marhed with CASH ' S WOVE] ] AMES! You won ' t lose your shirt, nor your socks, underwear, pajamas, nor any of your belongings if you mark them with Cash ' s Woven Names. Neat, distinctive, permanent, economical. Easy to attach with thread or Cash ' s No-So Cement. Order from your Midshipmen ' s Store, or Department Store, or write us J. J. Cash, Inc. Dept. N. A.-41 South Norwalk, Conn. CIRCLE AND REPUBLIC THEATRES Presenting the BEST in 3iotion Pictures Direction, F. H. Durkee Enterprises ANNAPOLIS, MARYLAND 402 The NAVY Relies on LYCOMING Building Lycoming aircraft engines for U. S. xSavy and I . S. Arniv Trainers is an important ])art of our work in the National Defense l r();_qaHi. Yon who fly the Navy ' s Stearman and Spartan Trainers willi ' " ])ower h Lycoming " will hene- fit by the ready, powerful response of these rugged, dependable; engines. Their consistently smooth operation at every throttle setting aids in performing those in- tricate maneuvers so important in the training of Naval airmen. For such reasons, Lycoming aircraft engines have long been favorites in training planes of the na- tion ' s armed forces. Lycoming Division, Aviation Manulacturing Corporation, Williamsport, Pa., U. S. A. LYCOMING Complimen ts of a Friend 403 E wing-Galloway HERITAGE AND TRADITION UR NAVY is a proud heritage going back to the days when the Ship of State was first launched. Rich in achievement over its many years of illustrious history ... its lustre is shed on all who serve. More vital than written words ... the warm, human tradition of this, our first line of defense, inspires every heart to emulate a worthy ancestry. You, who are now passing through the honored portals of the Academy for the last time, may shortly ride in smooth or troubled waters ... but the heritage and tradition of a long line of distinguished predecessors will nebulize into a guiding star for you . . . with a snug haven in sight at the end of the cruise. MCHBCROP 1 For as long as the United States Navy proudly flies its starry flag ... its officers and men will salute the symbol of " liberty and justice for all " and will carry on with the courage, fidelity and honor which have always distinguished it. DEDICATED TO THE CLASS OF 1941 WITH OUR SINCERE CONGRATULATIONS ASSOCIATION OF ARMY AND NAVY STORES, Inc., 730 Fifth Avenue, New York 404 INDEX TO »lJVE M .SE iK Aircraft Radio Corporation Air-Track Manufacturing Coiporation Albright ' s American Armament Corporation Annapolis Banking Trust C ' oinpany Annapolis Flower Shop, The Arma C Corporation Army and Navy Stores, Inc., Association of Arundel-Brooks Concrete Corporation Arundel Corporation, The Auto-Ordnance Corporation Automatic Electric, Telephone, Communication and Signaling Products Aviation Manufacturing Corporation, Lycoming Divi- sion Babcock Wilcox Company, The B G Corporation, The Bailey, Banks Biddle Company Bath Iron Works, The Bausch Lomb Optical Company Bellevue-Stratford Hotel Bcllis, Vm. H., Company, The Bendix Aviation Corporation Bendix Aviation Corp., Scintilla Magneto Division . . Bethlehem Steel Company Boonton Radio Corporation Brown Sharpe Carr, Mcars Dawson Cash, J. J., Inc Castle Gate Hosiery and Glove Company, Inc. . . . Carvel Hall Circle and Republic Theatres Cleveland Pneumatic Tool Company Coca-Cola Cochran-Bryan Colt ' s Patent Fire Arms Manufacturing Company County Trust Company Crosse Blackwell Company, The Curtis-Wright Corporation 395, 397, Davis ' Stationery Dietz, L. F., Associates, Inc Eastern Transporation Company Eaton Paper Corporation Edwards Broughton Company Electric Boat Company Elliott, Chas. H., Company, The Fairbanks, Morse Co Farmers National Bank, The Federal Services Plnance Corporation Finchley Florsheim Shoe Company, The Ford Instrument Company, Inc Fra nk Company, Inc., Thomas Fulton Sylphon Company General Machinery CCorporation Gibbs Hill, Inc Gieves, Limited Golden Trepte Construction Company (jreens ' Pharmacy (jrumman Aircraft Engineering Corporation Haas Tailoring Company, The Henry Valve Company Hcvi Duty Electric Company 3r)3 355 400 3()(i 35H 400 3( i 404 361 355 353 366 403 375 377 389 365 393 352 3( 7 368 401 394 39ti 3B4 375 402 359 396 402 399 385 392 351 359 39ti 398 400 360 354 381 349 382 392 360 3 7 388 366 394 374 373 3 7 374 366 371 3()o 400 3 8 351 379 inc. Hilborn, Haml)urg(i, Iiu Hodman, I ' . S. .MachinciA ( ior poraiinn Horr, J. . ' . iMcdciic k Horstmann Unilonn Coiiipaiix, 1 he Hotel Annapolis Hotel Hamilton Hotel Piccadilly Liternational Machine lool Company, hwin Leigh ton Jacob Reed ' s Sons .)}{(, Jahn Oilier Engraving Com|)aiiy Kingsbury Machine Works, Inc Krcmentz Jewelry Lapointe Machine Tool Company, I ' hc Liggett Myers Tobacco Company Liquid Carbonic Corporation, The Little Campus Lockheed Aircraft Corporation Lowe Tailors, Lie Marion Institute Maryland Match Company Merriam, G. C., Company Meyer, N. S., Inc Moore-McCormack Lines, Inc National Grain Yeast Corporation Navy Mutual Aid Association Navy Relief Society Newport News Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Com- pany Oldsmobile Peppier Peddicord Phillips-Jones Corporation Postal Telegraph Radio Corporation of America, The Ranger Aircraft Engines Royal Typewriter Company, Inc Schiff, Josef Seamen ' s Bank for Savings, The Severn School Seward Singer Sewing Machine Company Solar Aircraft Company Southern Dairies Spencer, White and Prentice, Inc Spcrry Gyroscope CCompany, Inc Square D Company, Kollsman Instrument Division . Sterling Engine Company Stetson Shoes Sturtevant, B. F., Company Submarine Signal Company Tiffany Co Tilghman Company Tredegar Company United Aircraft Corporation United Service Automobile Association United Services Life Insurance Company United States Naval Institute Waterbury Tool Westinghousc Electric Manufacturing Cnmpan . . Westinghouse .Marine Ix|uipment White, J. G., Engineering Coiporaiion. I ' hc Willson Products, Inc Wright, E. A. Clompany 3 ' I 3 ' 5 353 3 ' M 3 M 373 401 3 ' ' 5 3 57 35 ' 351 3 ' ' 8 372 3 ' 9 352 400 388 359 3 ' " 380 35 ' 38, 3 ' l 355 373 381 37 3()() 352 39 3!) " 37 » 392 3 ' 2 384 392 375 357 39 ' 392 372 372 354 383 358 37} 3 i7 378 JOO 381 39 ' 355 l " 2 37!» 3 ' 7 351 31 » J im SUBJECT INDEX After Dinner Speaking 113 Air View of Naval Academy 191-194 Art Club 117 Basketball 146 Baseball 172 Boat Club 166 Boxing 152, 153 Changes at Naval Academy 177 Chess Club 118 Christmas at the Academy 142, 143, 144 Christmas Card Committee 112 Class Crest Committee, 1 c 115 Class Officers, 1 c 119 Class Ring Committee, 1 c 115 Commandant of Midshipmen 11 Crew 168 Cross Country 127 Daily Routine at the Naval Academy 86-89 Drill Period 109 Drill Week 178 Electrical Engineering 100, 101 English, History and Government 97 Executive Department 84 Fall Section 75 Fencing Team 154 First Class Biographies 198-331 First Class Cruise 53-55 Football 128-136 Foreign Language Club 117 Foreign Languages Department 98, 99 Formation, Noon Meal 103 Former Classmates of ' 41 332 Golf 169 Glee Club 123 Graduation 189 Gym Team 156, 157 Gym Tests 38 Hop Committee 114 Indoor Rifle Team 158 In Memoriam 196, 197 June Week 1 79-1 83 Lacrosse 167 Log Staff Ill Lucky Bag Staff 174, 175, 176 Marine Engineering 94, 95 Mathematics 92, 93 Mathematics Club 116 Misery Hall 145 Movie Gang 118 N. A.— 10 124 N. A. C. A 124 " N " Dance 188 Navigation and Seamanshi]) Department. . 106, 107 Newman Club 124 Orchestra 123 Ordnance and Gunnery Department 104 Outdoor Rifle Team 173 Pep Committee 118 Physical Exam 34 Physical Training Department 108 Plebe Summer 36, 37 President Roosevelt 8 Press Detail 118 Quarterdeck Society 113 Radio Club 116 Reef Points 118 Ring Dance 186, 187 Sailing Team 164 Sailing, General 165 Second Class Day 51 Second Class Summer 45-52 Sectember Leave 56-74 Secretary of Navy Knox 10 Soccer Team 126 Spring Section 159 Stamp Club 116 Stripers, Class of ' 41 80 Study Hour 96, 102 Summer Section 27 Superintendent of the Naval Academy 11 Swimming Team 155 Tennis Team 171 Track Team 170 Trident Society 112 Underclass Officers 333 Underclassmen 334-348 Week-end Section 14-26 Winter Section 137 Wrestling 149, 150, 151 Youngster Cruise 39-44 CEASS Of 1941 Ackley, Norman Wade. .50, 113, 114, 124, 147, 148, 236 421 Wayne Street, Johnston, Pennsylvania Allen, Roger Hurst 65, 110, 113, 245 808 Oak Street, Cincinnati, Ohio Alward, Everett Vyron 114, 168, 274 Morgan Hill, California Anderson, Herbert Henry 72, 113, 211 R. D. Campell, New York Andrews, Burton Howell 331 724 East 23d Street, Baltimore, Maryland Armstrong, David Martin 311 6007 Wynnewood Road, Georgetown Station, D. C. Arthur, Bradford DeWitt 58, 112, 164, 237 830 Webster Street, Palo Alto, California Backus, Paul Hunter 49, 114, 115, 119, 232 Stanwich Road, Greenwich, Connecticut Badger, Heber Jenkins 60, 292 1737 Michigan Avenue, Salt Lake City, Utah Ball, Andrew John 38, 70, 231 373 Park Avenue, Leonia, New Jersey Ball, George Cornelius, Jr 46, 66, 285 710 Main Street, Batesville, Arkansas Ball, George Gill 50, 61, 281 401 Terrell Road, San Antonio, Texas Bangert, John Charles, Jr 62, 314 4001 Taylor Avenue, Detroit, Michigan Barry, Lynn Forbes 69, 230 4112 3d Street, N. W., Washington, D. C. Bartlett, James Vincent. .. .47, 69, 81, 111, 114, 115, 117, 174, 186, 212 1558 Quarrier Street, Charleston, West Virginia Batcheller, James Hervey, Jr 59, 171, 263 Point Ixjokout, Corvallis, Oregon Baughan, Robert Louis, Jr 65. 81, 118, 252 511 2d Street, Huntington, West Virginia Beardall, John Reginald, Jr 68, 118, 305 Clermont, Berryville, Virginia ]5eatty, John Wilbur 50, 70, 164, 221 7019 Georgia Avenue, N. W., Washington, D. C. Benham, David Blair 61, 113, 206 000 N. W. 22d Street, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Bennett, John Edward 64, 315 2236 Sherman Avenue, Evanston, Illinois Bienvenu, Roland Gilbert. .43, 66, 83, 113, 115, 117, 154, 181, 309 St. Martinville, Louisiana Bitterman, Frank James 53, 62, 123, 213 14541 TuUer Avenue, Detroit, Michigan Blackmail, Alvin DeMaine 72, 155, 164, 276 8415 Fou rth Avenue, Brooklyn, New York Blair, Edward Russell, Jr.... 118, 135, 171, 230 1430 Carr Avenue, Memphis, Tennessee Blandin, Victor Alexis 65, 232 35 Tinkham Road, Akron, Ohio Blount, Thomas Edward.. 72, 86, 129, 132, 172, 233 1030 21st Street, Rock Island, Illinois Botten, James Warren 63, 270 Carson, North Dakota Bower, Edward Taliaferro 67, 244 Cinderella Lane, Lookout Mtn., Chattanooga, Tenn. Boyd, Randall Thomas, Jr 73, 217 54 Reed Avenue, South Weymouth, Massachusetts Boyer, Ralph Waldo, Jr 58, 129. 132, 199 5114 West Blvd., I s Angeles, California Brandt, George Edgar, Jr 68, 112, 255 1023 Shirley, Norfolk, Virginia Brilliant, Manual 330 502 Brinley Avenue, Bradley Beach, New Jersey Brown, Jack LeFore 61, 317 Sequoyah D. T. School, Tahlequah, Oklahoma Brown, Kenneth Lyndon 73, 153, 261 Bradford, New Hampshire Brown, Pride Cinclair, Jr 67, 82, 309 720 N. Hawthorne Road, Winston-Salem, N. C. Buell, Thomas Chapin. . . .60, 83, 112, 123, 176, 316 Box 388, Bisbee, Arizona Burbage, Charles Lee 129, 248 314 14th Street, Ocean City, Maryland Burley, Thomas Grover, Jr 71, 288 45 West 8th Street, Chester, Pennsylvania Burnham, John Merrick 63, 292 Adams, Nebraska Burwell, John-Wirt Randall. .. .49, 69, 124, 308 Randall Place, Annapolis, Maryland Hush, Eiij ene Lee 5!), I8(i. -. ' J 1 i7U I2tli, X. K., S -atlIe, WiisliiiiKtoii Hvnl. David Leslie ( (). 318 Ncwlciii Street, Oziirk, Alabaiiiii I5yriisi(ie. 15 iijaiiiiii ( ' Luide. . r (iit, 248 )nk HIM, West X ' irniiiiii Cajile, .Malei)liii Wiiitiehl ( 7. S2, ' . ' 1-i) 8K) X. Fiflli Avemie, Kiioxville, ' reiinessei ' Cain, TlKunas Charles. ,Jr oi). ;)()!• lOIJ I ' iiie Avcmie, San .Icise, Culiforiiia Calhomi. Harold William 72, 2 t. ' i 2U(i I.iiiwocxl Avemie, Xiajtara Kalis, New York Camera, .John Aldeii 70. li)8 lUl I ' " airview Street. AUeiitown, I ' eMiisylvaiiia Cai)i)s, Arlio (ieorjie (i2. 111. 121. ;i()2 li Sunset Hill, Columbia, Missouri Cjirlsoii, Ral])!) l?ai -er 2()5 105 Ith Street, X. W., Minot, Xortli Dakota Carr, Charles Harrison 7;i, 81. 181, 21.;! ■19 Laurel Street, Fairhuven, Massaelnisetts Carr, Donald Kleazer, .Ir 72. 1()8. . ' i H 109 Charing Koad, Dewitt, Xew York Casstevens, Emery Reher (i 1, 292 H. R. Xo. 2, Becchcr City. Illinois Caster. .John Marion (il, 227 6617 Buckingham Place, Cincinnati, Ohio Celustka, Robert .Josejjli ()9. 20;5 U.F.D. X ' o. 3, Annapolis, Maryland Chandler, Ralph Stevvart 289 204 Midvale Street, Chattanooga, Tennessee Charhonnet, Pierre N ' uma, Jr (H, 129, 247 20(i Medical Apts., Tulsa, Oklahoma Clancy, Jerry Edward Ill, 225 2233 " S. E. 2()th Avenue, Portland, Oregon Clark, Asa Alan, Jr 59, 1(58, 181, 31(5 736 Mildreda, Fresno, California Clark, Alexander Hugh, Jr 228 2(ill East Xewport Avenue, Milwaukee, Wisconsin Clark, Henry Davison 70. 303 35 Oakland Avenue, Uniontown, Pennsylvania Clay, William, Jr (51, 208 503 East Ix)ng, Stephenville, Texas Cobey, Elwood Alexander, .Jr 69, 302 3201 33d Place, X ' . W., Washington, D. 0. Cocke, Thomas Preston 68, 280 Williamsburg, Virginia Collins, Lionel Adam, Jr 61, 82, 258 3501 Thomas Blvd., Port Arthur, Texas Confrer, Henry .Jackson 46, 66, 234 411 N. Central Avenue, Tifton, Georgia Conley, William Leader 62, 80, 250 2207 Hammond Avenue, Superior, Wisconsin Conrey, Charles Paul 34, 66, 168, 220 112 Rose Avenue, Little Rock, Arkansas Cooi)er, Damon Warren 129, 132, 240 116 S. Miles Street, Elizabethtown, Kentucky Costagliola, Francesco 50, 72, 246 31 Diamond Street, Providence, Rhode Island Crenshaw, Russell Sydnor, Jr. ..68, 83, 112, 115, 117, 167, 279 3703 Northampton Street, N. W., Washington, D. C. Crommelin, Quentin Claiborne. .66. 87, 113, 115, 235 Wetumpka, Alabama Cuccias. Francis Peter.... 49, 71, 83, 113, 168, 320 8724 97th Street, Woodhaven, New Y ' ork Cummings, Floyd 66, 82, 168, 181, 220 R. R. No. 2, Cleveland, Mississippi Curran, James Albert 53, 73, 119, 239 45 Lindsey Street, Boston, Massachusetts Daly, Willi.im .lames 7.(. 175. .)(),-, 39 Katberine Street, l.awniici ' . MassaclHisells Dart, Robert V ' illiam 59, 22S 1205 East 4tli Street, Hind, Ore Miii Daubin, William Scott (is. 2(i.s 1125 " C " Avenue, CororKidc], (iilifnrMia Davenport, .John Hoyntoii 1(18, 222 018 Sherman Strei-t, Watertown, .New ' idrk D. ' ivis, Louis Poisson, .Jr.... ' (2. 71. l. " )(i. I. " )7. 188. 238 Hingham, Massaelnisetts Delano, Victor 71. 8(). | I8, 250 3700 Huntington Stri-et, W.isliiiigton, 1). ( ' . DeLatour, Lloyd Louis 127. 170. 181.. 322 :il9 Poydras .Street, Xew OrU-ans, Loiilsiari.i Deller, Clarence Raymond, .Jr 70, 214 208 Verbeke Street, Harrislnirg, Pennsylvunia DeMers, Adam Wilbur 66. 2 1-2 900 Horth Street, Little Rock, Arkansas DeStef ' ano, Michael Charles 314 216 Elizabeth Street, Xew York City, Xew ' HOrk Deventer, Willard Wetidell 58. 87, 270 1046 .Marine Avenue, Wilmington, Califiirnia Dixon, Mayiiard Harry 71, 317 11 First Avenue, May Meld, Xew ' ork Dohcrty, John Chewning (i 1-. 115. 12K 300 400 East Mazon Avenue, Dwiglit. llliiKiis Downer, William Victor, .Jr (it. Kil, 312 5224 Glackstone Avenue, Chicago, Illinois Dreyer. Oscar Frank (i3. S(i, 17(), 212 2058 Ann Avenue, St. Louis, Missouri Duke, John Morgan, Jr 66, 30.3 746 1st Avenue, Casden, Alabama Durette, Robert Joseph 73, 326 47 Paugus Street, I.akeport, X ' ew Hampshire Dwire, Oliver Scott 58. 82, 242 P. O. Box 602, Oxnard, California Dwyer, Robert Franklin 61, 227 ()0 " 9 South Bassett Street, Eastland, Texas Dzura. Edward Stephen 328 155 Audubon Avenue, Jersey City, Xew .lersey Easterbrook, Leo .Josei)h. .Jr (il, 157, 228 Saybrook, Illinois Easterling, Henry McC ' loy 6(), 256 512 North Main Street, Montieello, Arkansas Eaton, Torrey Wjide 58, 265 Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, California Edwards, Frank Garrard 67, 80, 258 405 South Street, Key West, Florida Einstein, Seymour 55, 64. 1 13, 214 1827 S. Sawyer Avenue, Chicago, Illinois Elliott. August William. ,lr 77. 82, 114. 115, 121, 186, 201 221 South Coit Street, Florence, South Carolina Elmes, Clyde Collamore, Jr 71, 115. 257 7 E. Ridley Avenue, Ridley Park, Pennsylvania Engle, Aubrey Delos 62. 83, 123. 164, 204 3236 Linden Place, E. St. Louis, Illinois Ensey, Littleton Rrockenhrougli 69, 83. 252 " Crondall, " ' Owings Mills, Maryland Everly, George Edgar . .65, 181, 313 Box 266, Livermore, Kentucky Farrell, William Stanley 50. 58, 269 381 D Street, Chula Vista, California Fears, Charles Leroy 49, 62, 82, 268 505 West Salem Avenue, Indianola, Iowa Feick, John Charles. Jr 65, 123. 310 321 Decatur Street, Sandusky, Obio Feldmeier. Allan Lloyd 71, 129, 131, 257 M ' estern Park, Little Falls, New Y ' ork ' ■■■ ' ' ■ ' " ' I ' l. " . ' . M..-1I.1 ,ir, .-,., .|,.,s.-i I ' i ' hl,. r, In. |{, id ,;.- .,-- Sliil,-.,l,nr ., K,,,t.„k, I ' iiiki I, . r||,,ir l.ii,-.,l ,-j. J.ii; 111:1 N.-ilur.il lirid). ' .-, SI l..„ns. M,..„,„r, I- islicr. Willis 1 li iirv I k; ■ liioi Full.,,, |{,,;,d. ' . w.. ( ,,„l,„,. ()|,„, I ' liiiiing. I);nid ( iciri. ' , _)29 12812 lic,,l,,i,i, Ave, 1,1,-, ( l.-M-|;,,,,|, oiii,, h ' lemiiig. I ' .itrick l);iwsoi, i;k lii;. si. li:(. 2:t5 406 lidullier Street, Mo,,lg,,i,ii-ry. Al.ib.iM,.i ■■ ' onvicll,-. Ch.-irlrs l),ni l. .Jr. ..t8. (il. 79, 82, 209 1921 West Park, Oklahoma City, Oklahuni,. I ' ordc. L.imliirt N ' lruoii 1.7. (i.j, vjo, 52(i South School Street, l.odi. Calil ' crnia I ' oster. Rich.ird I ' .plcy , . . . 58. 81. 115. 129. 130. 170. .308 30 (In-enli.ink .Avenue, Plcdiiionl, ( ■.ilifurnia (i.iddis. W.ilttr Don.ild . . do. 1 1 l. hh. itj. 169. 285 607 South 13th Street, Larainic-, Wyoming (iarrison, Charlie Carl (i8. 319 Route 3. Burlington, .Xortb Carolin.i (;il))in, .John Wall.ace 73. 83. I 15. 161-. 274 U.F.D. Xo. 1, Windsor, erinont ( lenn, Rich.ird Clyde ()3, 287 1821 West Fairchiid, .Manhattan, Kansas (iorman. .John Harrington 72, 280 608 Warburton Avenue, Yonkers, Xew York (irabowsky, Leon 70, 250 19 Godwin Ave., Patterson, Xew Jersey Graham, Harold Lee, Jr. ..59, 82, 168, 175, 216 326 Vicente Road, Berkeley, California (iralijim, Thomas H.irdy . . (i8. 82, 113. 114, 187, 198 303 Pine Street, Farmville, ' irginia Gray, Paul Xagle 180, 217 St. ,Iobn, Kansas Greenlee, Pleas E., Jr 64, 83, 152, 251 North Riley Highway, Shelbyville, Indiana Grubbs. Wendell Francis 64, 211 R. R. Four, Mt. Carmel, Illinois Guinn. Dick Henry 48. 61, 83, 290 2824 Ixjuisville Street, El Paso, Texas (iunnels, Charles William, Jr (56, 83, 275 6710 Brockville Road, Chevy Cha.se, Maryland Hadlcr, Jaccpies Bauer ({3, 80. 156, 254 Egeland, North Dakota H.igcrnian. (icorge Mellottc 36, 68, 118, 252 1421 Laburnum .X venue, Richmond, Virginia ILailey. Robert 61, 318 212 X ' ortb .lobnson .Street, Big Springs, Texas Harbrecht. (ieorge William 83, 283 4521 Larchniont .Avenue, Detroit, .Michigan Harker, Robert Weese 50. 64, 115, 187, 243 2016 Sheridan Road, Evanston, Illinois Harrison. Richard Francis 72, 261 Washington .Avenue, Oxford, Xew York Hart, Clarence .Monroe 47, (iO, 82, 170, 233 1137 East ll.illiday Street. Pocatello, Idaho Hawkins. Herbert Charles 72. 186. 224 377 I ' :.ist Sth Street, Brooklyn, Xew Xork Hayler. Rob.rt Ward. .1 r (il. S.f. 156. 320 13 F.dgewiMid Ten u-e. Belle l|j ei,. Ale aiidria, Va. He;nr . illi. ' im Ir.nuis. .Ir 254 . " iiKi X ' e.iger Avi ' iiiii ' , Fort Hciiiiini:. tiei.rfria Hein. Douglas .•, - . 77. II. ' . IT. ' t. .in,; 5366 liroadwav, San Francisco, ( ' ilil ' Tni 1 1 Henncberger, Josiah Baker 60, 150, 223 Raritan Arsenal, Metochen, New Jersey Hennessey, Tliomas Vincent 64, 83, 302 New Lexington, Oliio Manning, William Jelf s 60, 225 617 Nortli 1st Street, Raton, New Mexico Henry, James Aquilla 71, 199 387 Chew Street, Allentown, Pennsjlvania Herring, William Thomas 67, 152, 208 217 South Franklin Street, Rocky Mount, N. C. Hill, Ricliard Glen 64, 143, 251 700 Soutli Division Street, Carterville, Illinois Hill, Robert Maxwell 164, 165, 277 Grayling, Michigan Hine, Johnathan Trumbull 48, 73, 123, 215 9 Farrar Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts Hines, Edward Corbett, Jr 68, 294 208 North 17th Street, Wilmington, North Carolina Hirst, John Wainwright 72, 315 654 Roe Avenue, Elmira, New York Hoffmeister, Robert Lynn.. 33, 49, 58, 174, 186, 226 5827 Troost Avenue, North Hollywood, California Hokr, Joseph Emil 47, 63, 82, 214 Kanopolis, Kansas Holdt, Arthur Ernst 67, 81, 260 Box 76, Demorest, Georgia Hoof, Wayne 64, 1 1 5, 290 7940 Fletcher Avenue, Chicago, Illinois Hopkins, Everett Stephen 33, 156, 157, 238 Pleasant Street, East Dennis, Massachusetts Houghton, James Cowling 69, 180. 278 3511 Davenport Street N. W., Wasliington, D. C. Hudgins, Vance Hobert 48, 67, 247 850 Whitlick Street, Spartanburg, South Carolina Huey, Enders Phillip 61, 83, 278 500 Avenue F, Cl.sco, Texas Hunt, Wilson Evan 59, 3] 1 902 West 59th Street, Seattle, Wasliington Hutchinson, Ronald Baxter 82, 232 2331 20th Street, N. W., Washington, D. C. Jackson, David Henry 117, 287 Junction City, Arkansas Jacobs, Milton Cliadwick 31, 60, 82, 275 Box 163, Freeport, Texas Jamison, James Pollock 71, 103, 176, 236 1516 Kelton Avenue, Dorraont, Pennsylvania Jobanek, Wilbur Louis 59, 267 Dexter, Oregon Johnson, Edwin Oscar 59, 206 Mult. Farm, Troutdale, Oregon Johnson, James Brown, .Fr 68, 207 1323 22d Street, Newport News, Virginia Johnson, James Willard 48, 61, 255 408 Fort Sill Blvd., Lawton, Oklahoma Jones, Stuart Carlisle 36, 63, 118, 135, 298 450 E. Big Bend, Webster Groves, Missouri Jones, William Weigold 74, 155, 276 Box 763, Balboa, Canal Zone Kelley, Archie Parmelle 59, 118, 280 4800 Aldrich Avenue South, Minneapolis, Minnesota Kennedy, John Courtland 328 21 North Terrace, Maplewood, New Jersey King, Adolph Chandler 48, 51, 67, 83, 272 Stonewall Street, McKenzie, Tennessee Kinney, Sheldon Hoard... 48, 58, 81, 120, 168, 296 661 S. Los Rabies Avenue, Pasadena, California Kirk, Donald Clark 83, 112, 298 428 North 14th Street, Muskogee, Oklahoma Kirk, John Edward 171, 291 310 Nortli Broadway, Holdenville, Oklahoma Kirkwin, John Joseph 73, 237 11 Atlantic Street, Newport, Rliode Island Kline, David Clinton Singer 70, 272 510 Fourtli Street, Altoona, Pennsylvania Klingaman, Leon Carl 70, 81, 117, 156, 169, 296 37 pj. Maple Street, York, Pennsylvania Koecher, Quentin Vail 61, 118, 166, 329 219 Hubbard Street, San Antonio, Texas Krebsbach, Eugene William 63, 270 Reeder, North Dakota Kugler, John Toles 63, 299 603 Jabe . Street, Richmond, Missouri Landreth, John Lewis. .34. 58, 82, 113, 149, 151, 174, 188, 211 1919 Carnell Street, Wliittier, California Lannon. Herbert Francis 73, 264 59 Boylston Street, Jamaica Plains, Massachusetts Larson, Lewis Edward, Jr 80, 114, 209 7409 14th Street, Kenosha, Wiseoiisin LaSpada, .Jack Anthony 248 2029 Primrose Avenue, South Pasadena, California Leahy, Harold (iraliam 68, 83, 264 Ocean City, Norfolk, Virginia Leary, Richard Edwin 60, 297 1145 Pennsylvania Avenue, Boulder, Colorado Leasure. Robert Leroy 69. 122, 269 8404 Cedar Avenue, Silver S])ring, Missouri Leidel, John Sinclair 279 Walnut Park Plaza, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Leighton. Frank Oliler 58, 77, 82, 171, 249 2205 East 1st Street, I-ong Beach, California Lemos, William Edward 48, 164, 277 61 Arnold Avenue, Riverside, Rhode Island Lenz, Clifford Alton 129, 130, 246 2607 Ligonier Street, Latrobe, Pennsylvania Lilly, Percy Anthony, Jr 65, 115, 223 Morganfield, Kentucky Loekhart. Harold William 70, 317 67 Park Avenue, Calowell, New Jersey Loetterle, Marvin Floyd 152, 216 Deshler, Neb raska Lolim, John Harrison 68, 111, 186, 324 5 E. Baltimore Street, Kensington, Maryland Long, Robert 73, 322 47 Purchase Street, Worcester, Massachusetts Louney, Walter Howard 73, 164, 265 4 Langley Road, Brighton, Massachusetts Lucian, CJuy Arthur 168, 181, 283 327 Owen Avenue, Lansdowne, Pennsylvania Luehman, Earl Arthur 62, 299 3839 North 18th Street, Milwaukee, Wisconsin Luker, Robert Phillip, Jr 64, 241 155 Raycroft Avenue, Long Beach, California Lynch, James Paul 60, 203, 244 247 South Farragut Terrace, Philadelphia, Penn. Lynn, Charles William, Jr 244 709 West Cambridge Avenue, College Park, Ga. Lynn. Joseph 126. 181, 313 3 Benedict Avenue, Langley Field, Virginia MacConnell, William Heid 65, 81, 118, 263 1546 Addingham Place, Cincinnati, Ohio MacKinnon, Neil Allan 72, 284 Edgewood Avenue, Thornwood, New York Macklin, Robert Douglas 48, 73, 258 244 Beacli Avenue, Coniniicut, Rhode Island MacMillan, Oscar David 69, 83, 120, 312 1906 Massey Circle, S. Charleston, West Virginia Macri, Guiseppi 71, 242 802 Magii Street, Watkins Glenn, New York Maddocks, William John 72, 114, 120, 323 278 Sherman Avenue, New York, New York Malcolm, Everett Allan 60, 129, 133, 198 317 N. 3d Street, Raton, New Mexico Malone, Jolin Diroll 72, 245 188 Morris Street, Albany, New York Malone, Thomas Francis 63, 216 Madison, Nebraska Marion. James Preston, Jr 152, 153, 300 R.F.D. No. 2, Greenwood, Mississippi Marks, Joseph 171, 254 200 W. 89th Street, New York, New ' ork Marquardt, Richard Carl 319 120 6tli Street S. E., Watertown, South Dakota Mar.shall, Collis Ormsby 49. 65, 81, 318 4604 S. Seventh Street, Louisville, Kentucky Martin, Tom Bomar, Jr 61. 143, 158, 277 2330 Lipscomb Street, Fort Worth, Texas Marzetta, Dante Rudolph 62, 239 134 E. 2d Street, Oglesby, Illinois Materi, Joseph Theodore 63, 174, 213 224 4tli Avenue, N. E., Aberdeen, South Dakota Mathew, Robert Henry. .Jr 256 Loup City, Nebraska Matton, William George, Jr 65, 82, 284 Alta Vista R iad, Louisville, Kentucky Mauldin. Victor Stalwortli 71, 83, 166, 311 217 Connecticut Avenue, New London, Connecticut Maxwell. Frederick William, Jr 67, 83, 111. 114, 124, 310 .309 Datura Street, West Palm Beach, Florida McCarthy, Frank Whalen . . . .60. 118, 152, 231 411 W. Granite Street, Butte, Montana McCulloch, Arthur William 326 1106 West Thomas Street, Seattle, Washington McDaniel. Leland Stanford, Jr.. .50, 59, 82, 103, 115, 155, 268 2811 3d Avenue, Sacramento, California McDonald, Frank Henry 68, 310 Harpers Ferry, West Virginia Mclntyre, Arthur Greenville. .49, 66, 165, 176, 226 Route 3, Bessemer, Alabama McLean, Charles Enoch, Jr 71, 234 5 Herd Street, Waterville, Maine McLellon, Waldron Murrill 68, 81, 226 R.F.D. 2, Portsmouth, Virginia McManus, James Edward 60, 81, 283 806 Palmer Avenue, Glenwood Si)rings, Colorado McPherson, James Hauhugh . . 59, 154, 171, 321 416 Alabama South, Vallejo, California McReynolds, William 74, 176, 235 Black Friars, Mt. Victoria, Maryland McRory, George Whitfield, Jr 224 917 W. Park Avenue, Tallaha.ssee, Florida McWhorter, Thomas Osborne 61, 297 Magnolia, Texas Mechling, Thomas Bennett 69, 114, 187, 212 1109 Highland Road, Charleston, West Virginia Medling. Paul Hill 272 634 N. Royal Avenue, Jackson, Tennessee Merdinger, Charles John.. 62, 80, 115, 124. 125, 126, 167. 323 ,3821 N. Bartlett Avenue, Milwaukee, Wisconsin Messer, .John Grover 73, 253 61 Hastings Street, West Rexbury, Massachusetts Middleton, Roderick Osgood 67, 81, 227 Pomona, Florida Midgley, Donald Raymond 73, 249 171 Dutclier Street, Hopedale, Massachusetts rill.■r. Edward Ocorj.r 70. 201 li I.riitz Avcimc, I.cliifrliliiii, I ' fiiiisylvaiiia Miller. Harry Z.llii.r 29 Kl!) W, I ' rii-cSlrccI, l ' liiliiilcl|)lii.i, I ' cnnsylvmiia Miller. WilJiain Marslial (iS. l. ' (i(i ;iOH I ' ' ,. UfsM ' iniT Avcinic, (IrrcnsliDro, North ( ' iiroliiia Miteliell. CImn Ai.xaiider. ,lr. . (i2. 111 ' . 1 Ml. ir)(), ITil. 2it:i H0 X. Kiiiini-y .Street, .Sikestiin, Missouri Moitoret, X ' ietor Aiitoiiie . . . :(!). 5!). HO. 111. 1 l.t. lit.. I l(i. 1()5. 17(i. 181. I8(). ;i07 T.T12 IStli Av -niie, X. K., .Seattle, Wasliington .Molitor. I ' raiU ' is Haymoiid ISti. ;i22 2HH .S. KinpstoM .Street, Caledoiiiii, Minnesota Nfoiitgoinery. Howard Howlett. .Jr. ..70. 8:5. 1 15. 12(5. 170, ■ -,[) :i .Steele Street. Annajiolls. Maryland .Moore, David .Stardey . . . . 82, 115, Kit, H)7. 2 1.0 HJ) First . veniu-, I ' elliani, Xeu York Morrison, (jeorji ' c .Stei)luii . .()(). 82. III. 15(). 1.57, 257 Cluliview lleiftlits, (iasdeii, Alabama Moss, .fay Crittenden 58. 88. 281 803 Atlantic Avenue, Long Beaeli, California Muirliead. Vincent Uriel (i ' i. 282 301 N ' . Second Street, Xortoii, Kansas Murphy. Walter Patrick. .Jr 70. 151. 21.0 125 William Street, Hoonton, Xew .lersey Myers. Arthur .lulien 123. 2i)5 237 Hrewster Street, Hridpeport, Coiineetieut N ' ayniark. .Shernian . . .()2. 83. 117. 1 i3. 17(). 278 13 E. Fifth Street, Duluth, Minnesota N ' eely. William Warren (iO, 205 H2 Cedar Avenue, Long Keaeh. California Nelson, Charles Karl 12L 1 Ki, 1 t8. 217 271(i X. Merdian. Indiana))olis. Indiana Xcwland. .John Riddick (i(). 117, 230 2+t2 S. Hyan Street, Lake Charles, Louisiana Newport, Wayne Mowrer ( 2, L58, 259 +20 West eth " Street, Daveni ort, Iowa Newsoni, ,Iohn Walton ... 49, 68, 112, 115, 118. 122. 152. 153, 308 111 .X. Dillard Street, Durham, Xorth Carolina Nichols. .loliii Thomas. .Ir 08. 280 •t013 Cosnold Avenue, N ' orfolk, Virginia Nicholson. William Mac... 58. 82. 121. Kil, 282 12(i(i Cordora Street, Pasadena, Califorin ' a Nolte, (ieorge Heinz 51, 72, 119. 150. 291 4.5.5 Cone.v Island . venue, Brooklyn, New York North, William Joseph... 71, 112, 124, 1(53, 313 137 Fast Third Street, F ' .rie, Pennsylvania Norton. Mold Court, .fr (iO, 28(5 1320 Missouri . venue, Houston, Texas Oliver, .fames Alexander. .Jr 60, 82. 154,, 262 950 Woodland .Street, Houston, Texas O ' .Mallcy, .John Kendall 171, 307 Portsmouth N ' avy Y ' ard, Portsmouth, Virginia Owen. William David. .Jr.. 73. Ill, 152. 153, 319 Hentley . venne, I ' oultni ' y, N ' ermont Pace. Nat Miller 65. 224 Hardin, Kenlueky P.ilm. .John Werner 127. 214 1008 Latty Street, Detianee. Ohio Palmer. (Jr.-uit . lex, ' iiuler. .Ir (iO. 2()() 1030 Madison Street, Delano. California Parisian. Richard William 53. 71. 103. 315 The Kvergreen, Canton, Xew York Parke, liurton I.ord 69, 155. 271 H.F.D. X ' o. 3, -Annaiiolis. .Maryland Parker. Klwin Allan 73. 168, 300 H. R. Xo. 1, East Wallingford, Vermont P.irry. Krancis I ' o 70. 256 800.- Cref.-ld St.. Cliestiiut Hill. Philadelphia, Penn. Penney. I ' ranklin I ' orest ()5, 260 220t llroekway Hoad, Cleveland. Ohio Peiirod. R.iy Oliver 82. 20 1 3H .Main .Street, . mia, Illinois Perez. R.imon .M.inuel 7L 117. 20 ' ! Avenu ' .Mereidas, Colorado. Santurec, Pni-rto liico Phillips, Brewster. II (i7. 82. 301 IH.55 Harl)erl . venue. Memphis, Ti ' nnessee Pierce, Rich.ird . .imes 72, 111. 262 Box t21, .Sidney, Xew York Pl.iut, Rohcrt Klliot 71, 271 ()2 Brookline Avenue, Long Beach, Xew drk Plaxco. .Mottatt Ross. .Ir (57. 118, 251 Louisville, (iforgla Plemons, . rnold (irant 59. 103, 154, 328 (i09 South Sixth St., ' i ' akima, Washington Polatty. David Pierce. .Jr 129, 32.! Holt Place-.Shenendoah . veniu ' , Xorfolk, ' irginia Poole, Claire Cornwell 289 Bennett, Colorado Price, Frank Hohlitzcll, ,)r 65. 1 12. 229 .lenkins, Kentucky Pride. Lewis Bailey. .Jr.... 51. (i5. 80, 115, I 19. 1()8, 200 (jordon .Vvenue, Madisonvilli ' . Keiitueky Pnjjin, Welby Northmore. .Ir ()7, 157, 225 203 Clifton Ajits., Nashville. Tennessee Quiirlcy, Don.-ild Krancis ()2. 154, 245 3520 . venue A, Council Bluffs, Iowa Quinn, Charles Michael, ,lr.. 71. 127, 301 No. 2 Park Lane, Mount ' ernon, Xew ' b ' ork Ramairc. Robert William (it, 113, 305 202 W. 44th Street, Indiana])olis, Indiana Ray, Alan 72, 116. 117. 175, 181, 30() 1470 Midland Avenue, Bronxville, N ' ew York Reade, .John Moore 66, 321 380 Cloverluirst Place, Athens, Georgia Reader, Donald .Vlhin 63. 82. 282 .fetniore, Kansas Rebard. Kdward Woods.. 59. 82. 112. 115. 175. 304 980 Tulare Avenue, Berkeley, California Reedy, ,fosei)h Khno 12(), 279 424 X . 4th Street, Crand .lunction, Colorado Reeves, Gerald MeChiffin 31. 82. 117. 204 3500 Montana Street, F:i Paso, Texas Reeves, John Walter. Ill 61. 233 448 Elinora Avenue, Kli .aheth, Xew .lersey Reid. Richard Jones. Jr 68. I 18, 201 Chatham, Virginia Reinliardt, William Henry, .Jr 155, 2()4 51 Downing Street, Brooklyn, Xew York Richardson, Wallace James 70. 118. 146. 147. 1 18. 298 50 Donaldson .Vvenue, Hufhford, X ' ew , lersey Rieve. Roland 12(i. 28(i 4104 13tli Place X. E., Washington, D. C. Riley, P " rancis Albert 62. 83. 261 1549 Loomis Street, I.aCrosse, Wisconsin Robertson. William Phelps, Jr. .50. 62. 113. 329 ()09 Sihley .Avenue, S., Litchtield, Minnesota Roderick, Theodore .Scott. ,fr ()5. 20 ) 749 Kenilworth . venue, S. E., Warren, Ohio Rodm.in. William Blount. I ' (i7, 2(52 520 West Main Street, Wiishington, Xorlli Carolina Roifcrs, William .John, .(r 59, 2()0 431 Broadway, Taeonui, W.ishington Itowcn. William Howard ( 5. 116. 176. 207 3705 Maxwell Road, Toledo, Oliio li " " iM ■. . I 11,1. . " i, I,,, pi (;m. 1 ... I .) I I ' ::, ij; ■ ' .l- ' - ' I I..I.- ,. ,1... . U ,!■,,,..,,-,, I ,,;,l ,,„i iiowsi . l..ir| ,1, liiii, ,;n. |j|i, |.;_ ' . j-,:j T- ' . ' i . " Mil Sir. . I. I ) .,j,ii, I " I,, I, Ifiil.rl. I);,M,1 Ml, ■!,;,, 1 VS. I,;7. I hi;. 229 " iiiiil Manslii Id. S.in Dn ,.•,,, ( ,ilil.,rrii.i liiiiiir. I ' n lb ri( k .Ins. ph i;i jm 119 Mill,,, IV Slr,-,l. ( ,,himl.ns, Ohi,, Kullin. M.iriiii Hrilt ps | . .pj; m.-. l ' .-,lri,k Sln-,1. TarlM.r,,, X,,r(li (■,ir,,liMa Rush, Charlis W.sl, y. Jr (16. .HI. |h7. J ' .K) lio.-. W. Main Slr.-,-l, ' l)„l|ian, Al.iliaiiia .S.-uiifer. I ' raiik Mialirim, .1 r. . . 5 I . ii;i. S_ ' . 16 L 30 1 Itoek .M.aiior. C.iicird I ' iki-. Uih,iint.-I,,M. I)ila»arr .Sav.ij.;c, Lowell Crosliy n.i. .(o.j Warren . ii.irtnirnts, ( ' lic.M-nnr, W. ,)iiiing .Schelp. D.ivid Mehn.rt ■ji t 4:{I0 Evans .Avenue, .SI. 1 iuis. .Missouri .Schoenbaum. Howard Robert 55. 172. 221 107 W. Tenth Avenue, Huntingt,jn. West irginia .Schreier. IJobert Leon lis. 288 835 (denwood . veinie, Buffalo, Xew ' ork .S ' ;im;in. Uleecker l ' r i ()Ost. .Jr.... 83. 115. 167. 222 111 Xinth Stri ' i-t, Carden City, Xew ■,,rk .Searle. Robert I ' r.ink . . 1 1 .!. 1 HI, 150. 151. 166. 2 10 70 Loring lioad. WInthrop, Mass.iehiisetts .Scedlock. W.ilter I ' r.meis . . . . 1 1 2. 118, 12 1. 299 1510 .St. (h.irles . v ' nue, Lakewimd. Ohio .Settle. Robert Lunsford (i8. 82. 25!) 1428 Morris Crescent, Xorfolk, Virginia Shelley, Tully, .fr...72. 111. 120. 126. 181. 273 Wardman Park Hotel. Washington, D. C. .Slirout, W.ilter Baseon ()5. 22.3 Sharpsburg, Kentucky Sliutt, Richard (Jeorfrc 61. .312 H. H. X ' o. 7, Huntington, Indiana .Silverman, Milton Josei)h (iO, 158. 288 9H .South Emerson .Street, Denver, Colorado .Sinu)nds, Bruce Thom.is . . 59, 81, 15( , 187, 275 419 Berklev Drive, De.irhorn, Michigan .Simons. Waldo Watson 72. 231 11 Terrance .Street, lioekville Center, Xew ork Simpson, ILarry .Milton .. 6 1 . 113. 115. 180. 210 129 2d Street, X. E., Miami. Oklahoma Sisk. Hoke [orrisli (57. 209 3(123 Pine Street. .laeksonville, Florida Sl.iy maker. Robert Kepler. ,lr 62. .306 1119 Kensinlon lioad, Detroit, Michigan Smith. Charles Walter. .Ir....(;!l. 116. 118, 188. 2 1(i 4.302 Kathland Avenui ' . Baltini,ire, .Maryland Smith. Rii ' h.ird .losejih. .Ir 71. 80. IKi. 202 50 Burton .Street, X ' l ' W Haven, Conneetieut .Somers, l- ' r.-mcis Kui eiic 61. 77. 218 1020 .Mansfii ' ld, Winfii ' ld, Kansas Southard, Pcmbcrton 50. 83. Kit. 253 2H_ ' .Stale .Strei ' t. . ngiista. Maim- .Spencer. Ross Hertr.inil 60. 2S!I 2155 Ivist 33 S, ,11th Slri-,t. Salt Lake Cil.v. Cl.,1, Spitler. ,lo,- Clark 61. S2. 218 H. li. X,,. I. l.ufkiii. r, as Spore. Burns W.illint;- 5S. 120. l5L2ii5 P. (1. B,, N, . 15. I.aMesa, ( ■.ilif,,riiia .Spowers. Cr.-iiiT 70. H_ ' . 2!i7 15S Harris, in .Stri-i-t, Fast (Ir,,, ,::,■. N, ,1, rs.x Sprit en. liol.and .Lwin ' ' ' . -9 1 3Hi,H i;. l. ' Hih Sir., 1. i ' l.-v. ' laii.l. Ohi., Stanley, John C 247 312 College Street, Booneville, Mississippi Starkey, Robert Cameron 58, 77, 321 Fort Bragg, North Carolina Steen, Kenneth 71, 129, 130, 314 354 Mosholv Parkway, New York City, New York Steidley, James Wood 63. 81, 115, 169, 296 1504 West Division, Grand Island, Nebraska Sterling, Stoughton, Jr 70, 83, 118, 267 5847 Washington Avenue, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Stewart. Richard Lewis 67, 202 268 Stonewall Street, Memphis, Tennessee Strieter, Robert Martin.. 62, 112, 158, 173, 274 3918 14th Street, Rock Island, Illinois Strum, Charles Gray 156, 157, 285 1830 Avondale Circle, Jacksonville, Florida Styer, Charles Wilkes, Jr... 74, 82, 87, 93, 111, 176, 181, 200 Coronado, California Svendsen, Edward Charles. .81, 84, 116, 129 130, 238 252 Thomas Avenue South, Minneapolis, Minnesota Sweeny, John 69, 207 4701 Connecticut Avenue, Washington, D. C. Taber, Edward Albert, Jr 326 West Gorham, Maine Taussig, Joseph Knefler, Jr.. 73, 80, 88, 93, 124, 200 Virginia House, NOB, Norfolk, Virginia Tebo, Kenneth MacLean 73, 241 10 Grove Street, Marlboro, Massachusetts Thomas, Robert Ellswortli, Jr 59, 208 Quarters " Q " P.S.N.Y., Bremerton, Washington Thompson. Wendell Clark 59, 63, 83, 271 ■626 Medary Avenue, Brookings, South Dakota Thomson, James Renwick 273 724 W. 14th Avenue, Spokane, Washington Thro, John Baptiste 63, 118, 219 540 Monroe Street, St. Charles, Missouri Trudeau, Russell Francis 63, 120, 324 4715 West 4th Street, Duluth, Minnesota Trumbull, Charles Pendleton 64, 320 3270 Ormond Road, Cleveland, Ohio Tucker, Edwin Anthony 71, 111, 186, 324 Box 125, Edinboro, Pennsylvania Tugend, Robert Elmer 72, 213 102 Little Street, Buffalo, New York Turner, Thomas Andrew 67, 172, 267 Piggett, Arkansas Vail, Powell Prestridge, Jr 66, 293 611 West Thomas Street, Hammond, Louisiana Vanston, Henry Dale 32, 60, 205 1230 West Gandy St., Denison, Texas Vincent, Harry Lansing, Jr 72, 83, 164, 273 509 S. Beech Street, Syracuse, New York Wager, Hubert Warren 74, 80, 155, 276 324 North Drake Street, Titusville, Pennsylvania Walker, Howard Whiteside 74, 124, 331 St. Ignace, Michigan Walker, Theodore Taylor.. 65, 83, 127. 158, 170, 327 99 Orchard Road, Fort Mitchell, Kentucky Walsh, William Coulter, Jr 63, 83, 112, 309 821 North Park, Watertown, South Dakota Wanamaker, Alton J., Jr 65, 88, 330 1533 Vale Avenue, N. W., Canton, Ohio Warner, Melvin Harold 50, 70, 155, 294 829 Monroe Avenue, Plainfield, New Jersey Watson, Don 66, 237 Colquitt, Georgia Weisner, Maurice Franklin .. 34, 67, 82, 113, 180, 210 306 Burwell Avenue, Knoxville, Tennessee Welch, Claude Herman 60. 83, 173, 325 7815 Canal Street, Houston, Texas Welch, Frank, Jr 58, 60, 199 4670 Hamilton Street, San Diego, California Welch, Raymond Vincent 74, 86, 219 Box 557, Balboa, Canal Zone Werth, James Maury 49, 241 708 Braxton Place, Alexandria, Virginia Weyrauch, Herbert Emil 62, 114, 151, 238 207 South Third Street, Oregon, Illinois Wheeler, Joseph Calhoun, Jr 48, 66, 220 Noble Apartments, Anniston, Alabama Whitaker, Malcolm Willis, Jr 61, 293 Box 207, Grapeland, Texas Williams, Hensley 48, 67, 304 303 Chesterfield Street, Nashville, Tennessee Williamson, William Corkin, Jr 70, 115, 124, 126, 222 Lattom Park, Oak Lane P. O., Philadelphia, Penn. Willson, Russell, Jr... 49, 58, 80, 111, 113, 117, 118, 124, 307 2122 Decatur Place, Washington, D. C. Windsor, Robert Wilks, Jr 69, 82, 154, 284 Bay Avenue, Cape Charles, Virginia Wirth, Hubert Paul 83, 204 309 S. Franklin Street, AUentown, Pennsylvania Withrow, William Harrill 68, 118, 219 Hollis, North Carolina Wolfe, Malcolm Edward 53, 61, 215 Box 733, Aransas Pass, Texas Wolfe. Thomas Bradley 69, 230 4000 Cathedral Avenue, Washington, D. C. Wolter, Robert Kirtland, Jr 62, 202 518 N. Vine Street, Appleton, Wisconsin Wright, Clarence Chandler 53, 69, 117, 122, 215 4620 30th Street, Washington, D. C. Wright, Richard Morgan... 49, 58, 80, 150, 234 1037 N. Genesee Street, Hollywood, California Wynkoop, Norman Osborn, Jr. .. 72, 112, 186, 330 20 Fair view Road, Scarsdale, New York Wyse, Frederick Calhoun, Jr 67, 83, 118, 325 161 Avant Street, Spartanburg, South Carolina Young, Lloyd Verne 59, 81, 263 924 O Street, Eureka, California Zawacki, Joseph Frank, Jr 71, 218 47 South Kendall Avenue, Bradford, Pennsylvania Zirkle, Joseph Clairborne, Jr 69, 325 4500 Lowell Street, N. W., Washington, D. C. CLASS OF 1942 Abernathy, B. D 339 Acker, G. D 334 Adams, Corliss W. Adams, D. G., Jr 124, 335 Alexander, J. T., Jr Allen, J. B 339 Allen, L. S 335 Allendorfer, H. C, Jr. 336 Allsopp, C. A 169, 336 Andrews, F. A. 126, 336 Arendts, S. C Arey, R. W Armstead, R. C 339 Armstrong, P. B 336 Armstrong, R. M 334 Arthur, W. A 335 Ashley, J. M., Jr 158, 336 Atkinson, G. O., Jr. 337 Auckland, W. B 337 Austin, W. O., Jr Babb, T Bachhuber, J. A 334 Backus, W. 336 Baker, R. W 336 Balis, T. L 116, 334 Barker, J. A 338 Barleon, R. L 126, 335 Barnes, W. W., Jr. 338 Barnett, W. R 337 Barnhardt, E. C, III 156, 334 Beale, W. N., Jr 335 Beck, W. C 334 Behan, J. N., Jr 123, 335 Benedict, T. W 338 Bennett, G. S., Jr 126, 334 Benton, J. L 336 Bergin, D. E., Jr 335 Bergquist, C. B 124, 338 Berry, F. J 335 Betzel, A. F. 152, 336 Betzer, W. E 336 Binion, V. E Bishop, C. B 339 Bliss, G. L., Jr 336 Blois, M. S., Jr 337 Blue, D. D 129, 149 Bogart, A. S 339 Bond, R. W 335 Booker, J. W 335 Boothe, S. P 129, 131, 147, 334 Borg, C. H., Jr 335 Borop, J. D. W 338 Bosl, S. L 171, 336 Bowen, J. S 335 Boyd, R. A Bradley, J. J 334 Brafford, R. R 339 Brandon, W. B 339 Brewster, W. R., Jr Brinser, H. M. 339 Britner, G. F., Jr. 336 Brown, G 337 Brown, J. E. 334 Brown, K. B 339 Brown, R. G 338 Brown, W. S 339 Buck, R. H 335 Buhrer, G. C 337 Bukowski, R. P 115, 334 Bunting, D. E 338 Burchard, W. L 339 Burke, A. T 334 Burt, J. H 117, 127, 338 Burton, C. J 117, 123, 337 Butsko, A. J 127, 336 Byers, A. D. C 164 Byrne, K. E. 335 Callender, J. M 338 Carlock, R. 338 Carter, F. S., Jr Carter, R. R 339 Carver, W. E 335 Casey, J. E 334 Casten, R. J 337 Catlin, A. B 334 Caton, P. E 338 Censale, M. A 118, 339 Chewning, W. M 129, 130, 336 Childers, R. B 118, 123, 348 Clark, R. 118, 126 Clarke, J. E., Ill 338 Clements, T. W 124, 339 Clemmens, W. C 334 Coggins, T. M 338 Cole, H 339 Cole, P. P 335 Conger, J. W Conklin, W. J., Jr 337 Coppedge, T. N., Jr 115, 118, 338 Corkran, R. L., Jr. 113 Coyle, D. C 336 Crawford, J. W., Jr Crawford, W. Henry, Jr 126, 336 Creecy, R. B. L 336 Cross, W. H 123, 168, 335 Cruser, H. T., Ill Culjat, L. M 335 Cummings, G. F 338 Currer, D. M 338 Curtis, R. E Davis, F. M. L 118, 126 Davis, J. B., Jr 333, 339 Davis, W. S pay, R. S 129, 161, 338 DeCristofaro, S IDef rees, J. R., Jr 336 Deibler, W. H., Jr 336 Delimit, A Ui, 335 dos CiniiiKt-s, M 129, 337 Divine, V. 11 ' .i ' M Dulicrty, H. E 33(i Duiioliuc. A. .1 Ml, IIT. 33H Ddiiolme, V. A 12!), 33(i Dciyli-, .1. ( ' Dd .itT, W. ( ' ., .Ir 337 Drew, ,1. C, II 12( , 33!) Duiiean, M. ( " . Dupre, M. M., Ill 122, 118 Duniiul, 1 ' . H It ' l Kii.stiiiiin, K. S 33() Kiiston, .1. A., Jr 33!) KiistciM, V. H. 337 Kl)riet, ,1. .1 1-17, 1 W, 33() Kilniaiuls, K. J 33!) Kilwiirds. V. I,. 338 Klirelse, C. V. It, Jr 33H Kllisoii, 11. 11 :«« Kiiimoiis, J. W 33(i Kiigdnhl, W. A 337 l ' ' ,ii{, ' stri)m, V. L. 335 Kiinis, W. V 335 I ' .rl), 1 331 Ksler, C. M., Jr 339, 348 Ksworthy, W. H., Jr. 33() Kvans, R. I- 33( Fairchild, J. A 33() Falconer, R. K., Jr. U( , 1 18, 331 Farrell, K. H 117, 337 Farrell, W. F., Jr Field, H. C, Jr 338 Fine, D. M 117 Fisher, H. K 120, 33G Fitzgerald, J. N., Jr Fitz-Patrick, E. G 336 Fletelier, S. H 337 Flynn, K. F 335 Fodale, C. U F.ilta, G. V., Jr 335 Frazier, J. G. 118, 335 Froude, R. S 129, 131 Fry, II. E 335 Gallaglier, E. E 115, 339 Gallagher, R. F 339 Gullin, A. L 330 Gardes, G. A Garland, L. A Garrett, W. H., Jr 161, 339 Garreltson, T. M 338 Garvin, A. D 331 Gebert, V. K., Jr 129, 132, 338 Geisse, J. E 335 Gerber, T. E 330 Gernhardt, A. E 15 1, 338 Gibson, R. G 331 Giebler, B. W Giuliani, L. E. 330 Glaeser, R. A 339 Glick, J. E 16-1, 337 Gommengenger, J. A 335 (Jooding, R. C 112, 330 (iraham, R. R., Jr Ill, 335 Grant, 11. L., Ill 150, 151, 337 Gravely, H. C, Jr. 339 Green, D. H 335 Green, J. J., II 337 Green, L. 15 33(i Greer, E. M., Jr 338 Griffin, W. E., Jr HI, 336 Griffith, W. W., Ill 331 Grimes, A. B. 331 Gulledge. K. E 338 Cnitting, J. V 123, 121, 117, 337 Gutznian, D. F 339 Haffey, J. J., Jr 338 llahufeldt, E. F 170, 339 Hall, A. B., Jr 339 Hall, E. V I lalvorson, G. G 330 Hamada, R. M Hamilton, A. Ci., Jr 158, 338 Hamilton, G. B., Jr Hansen, J. L 337 Han.son, R. J 12+, 337 llarbert, T. C, Jr. 336 Harwood, II. A. 12!), 131, 172, 337 Harwood, R. H., Jr 335 Hay, F. ]•;. 338 Hazard, J. I). 158 Hebron, J. C. . I. . Jr. Ili!), 133, 15J. 33(i Henderson, K. D. 338 Henning. D. A. 339 Herndon, K. B., Ill 111 Heronennis, V. E. 331 Herzberger, K. (i., Jr. ' .VMi Hester, I,. B. 335 Hieks, A. I Hill, ( ' . A.. Jr. 337 Hill, J. C , II 112, 330 Hill, J. T. 12!), 13-. ' Ilillberg, A. G., .Ir. 337 Hineliey, J. J. Ill, 335 Ilinkamp, M. X. 1 . 335 llobson, 1 ' . V ' Xii lloefer, E., Jr. 331 Hofer, R. F 335 Holmes, D. T 120, 338 llolton, R. 1 335 Holzmaiin, ,1. V Honan, H. 1)., Jr. 338 Hopley, E. E 338 Hoi)p iek, G 339 Ho.scy, V. B 339 Hougli, J. B 150, 337 Hou.se, D. I.., Jr 108, 339 llouser, W. D 3.31 Houston, F. E 158, 331 Howard, H. S 331 Howard, J. S., Jr 118, 335 lluber, R. G 337 Humi)hreys, R. 1 101, 335 Hunt, J. R 129, 337 Hurst, V. J 101, 331 Irwin, R. V 335 James, J. M 337 Jeffrey, J. D 331 Jennings, L. V 335 Joers, P. 1) 339 Johns, R. G., Jr 330 Johnson, P. W., Jr 339 Johnston, J. K 338 Jones, S. G 339 JuUien, 1,. H 331 Kane, J. D. H., Jr 336 Karfgin, C, Jr 337 Keeney, A. H., Jr 335 Kelley, H. J 330 Kennedy, A. J., Jr 121, 339 Kennedy, J. E 339 Kidd, I. C, Jr 150, 151, 339 Kiersted, W., Ill 101, 337 Kigerl, W. F 115, 152, 339 King, R. D 119, 150, 338 Kinne, F. E 33 1 Kintner, E. E 123, 336 Kloter, J. A 123, 171 Klug, C. A 338 Knaggs, D. W IM, 115, 335 Knapp, P 335 Knight, F ' rancis S 127, 335 Knight, R. A 122 Knight, R. C 109, 339 Kno.x, R. J 152, 337 Koehler, V. J 126, 339 Krepps, R. M., Jr. 335 Kurtz, W. R 118 Laing, F 338 Lamar, D. E 339 I,nnd, E. E 339 Land, J. W. Ill, 335 Landua, (). H 331 Langlois, R. 1 339 Layer, W. L. 152, 3.3.S Lee, V. M 129, 33!) Lee, iM. G 338 Leffen, J. S 339 Leipper, J. K 108, 337 I conard, R. E 129 LeVeaux, P 339 Leveritt, C. 1 337 Liebhauser, C. H 122, 330 Liechty, J. D 335 Lill, H. I., Jr 335 Lim, R. Lindlieek, J. A 3:15 Livingstone, N. I?., Jr 3.38 Logan, .S. M 1 .orenz u. I ' -. Lowe, K. 1 Lowell 11. L. I.yltle, M. . .Marl) nald !•:. w .Ma -k, l{. ( .MaeKc wn. . B. .Madden, E. , Jr. Madde X, J. V. . . laddox, R 1. Mahler , G. 11. , . .Malone, E. 1. .Manslield, 1 ' . L. .Maroc •Ill, ( :. L. Marsh ill, ' 1 . ().. .Ir I ' G , .Ir. Jr. V. . 1). Jr. H. 123, .Martin, C. 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C. .Ir. Quirk, ,1. E Racette, V. A Ramsey, P. .1. Rand. A. G.. Jr. Randall. T. 1.. Randolph. .S. W.. .Ir. Raiip, W. T. Rasmnssen, . . I., liathbun. I.. H.. .1 r. Rawls. .1. E. Reaves, .1. M. Rechen, J. R Reh, F. J Revotskie. N. Rhett. R. B.. Jr. Riblett, V. R Rice, .1. E Richardson. E. G. Ries, II. II. Rin : ' nber j, G. W. Robhins. .S. E. Robertson, V. II. P. 31(1 3H 311 3 1.3 1.5S, 173. 310 310 311 312 313 3 IS 123. 310 311 313 310 123 310 313 313 310 311 12 l. 133. 3I- ' 3H , . . 311 - ' ■..- " ri. .1 . I, I . ' . i I : . i h . s , I . I , ' ■Im ( I) . h - ' In. :. II I . ,1, ■ ' • . 1 I. . Jr ..■ . II. i( II .r U.IM-l I i,l„ r. .1 lllil.-. ll..l..-rl ' I Ucli lll. I) . II i ,. ( h 111 " rl, S . I) . .Ir. 11, .11. ( 11 yti . .1. 1-, .S.dilin. .1. H. Salomons. R . .1. .S.iridvit. ' . G. W. IV .Sa|ipiii . ' t,,ri. M. II. .Sclierer. I ,. H.. .1 r. .S.-liiichlr. ;, A.. .Ir .Sehmiill. .1. .1. .Schralla. A. I... .1 r. .S -oll. II. A. .Sedwick. .1. W. .Seidell. 1). li. .Sill. I.. 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N. .Sween( ' , . .1 . M. SwinI I " . T.ili.ilerro. 1 ' . 1 T.iylor. ( .. .1 ■I ' az. ' w.ll. .1, V. V... .Ir. Ir. Ir. 1 : ' ' . .12 U i IM 312 311 3t2 1 17. !l. " 112 3K) 313 3J2 313 312 310 312 l-.x. 173. 312 171. 313 I. ' t. .312 117 121. 312 IIV 3tl 310 3t2 173, 312 312 123. 310 313 310 310 3Ki 313 313 312 313 nil. 311 313 312 318 12(i. 318 311 171. 313 173. 318 129, 311 312 121. It!.! 310 310 310 312 313 I2;i 313 318 313 313 311 311 311 313 310 311 129 171 313 12U 311 312 310 310 1.5(1 311 113. 117 31S Kit 313 310 312 310 318 lis 318 KM 310 123 3tll .313 173 311 313 3in 312 313 313 313 Tenipleton, O. A 343 Thielges, B. A Thomas, F. L., .Ir 340 Thomas, F. P 34I Thomas, G., Jr Thompson, B. A 123, 126, 340 Tolerton, R. C, Jr 341 Toner, W. J., Jr 343 Traxler, V. H., Jr 342 Traylor, J. T., Jr 340 Tremain, M. E 343 Tuhey, E. F ' . ' . ' . ' . ' . ' . ' . 340 TuIIy, F. M 341 Turner, C. W., Ill 112, 127, 340 Tuttle, I.. K, Jr 340 Twisdale, R. H. 343 Umbarger, B. S 341 Underwood, J. A., Jr 343 Unger, J. D 342 Vallandigham, W. W 340 VanDusen, W. B 340 VanLaanen, L. V 342 VanNess, H. E. 340 VanOrden, D. 117, 342 Vescovi, A. J 343 Vitucci, V. 1 129, 130, 340 Volonte, J. E 341 Wagner, D. A Waldman, A. C, Jr 343 Walker, L. W., Jr 340 Walker, R. H. 340 Wall, M. E 341 Wallace, G. I 340 Wallace, K. C 158, 340 Wannamaker, J. J 343 Ward, H. H., Ill .343 Ward, J. R 341 Watson, J. D 342 Watson, S. E 341 Weart, E. M 341 Weed, D. E 342 Weedlun, M. E 340 Weeks, J. M 340 Weymouth, R. S 342 Wheeler, J. T 340 Whisler, G. H., Jr 342 White, E. C White, J. F., Jr 343 White, N. E 342 White, R. S., Jr 150, 340 Wickert, J. H. 340 Wildfong, D. W 156, 340 Wilkinson, T. H 340 Williams, R. J 348 Williams, W. W 126, 343 Willis, R. W 341 Wilson, T. D 340 Wilson, W. K 341 Windham, G. B., Jr 341 Womeldorf, R. J 342 Woodall, R. F 343 Woodside, R. C 341 Woodson, H 343 Woodward, H. J 343 Woodward, L. F 340 Woodward, N. C. 343 Wortham, C. F 126, 341 Wozniak, A. L., Jr 343 Wynkoop, D. P 342 Yates, F. A 123, 340 Yerger, M. F., Jr 342 Zastrow, H. E. L 342 Zechella, A. P 132, 341 Zeigler, J. S Zimermann, R. G 341 Zoeller, R. J 129, 131, 147, 348 Zumwalt, E. R 342 CLASS OF 1944 Adams, A. W., Jr Adams, B. W 346 Adams, C. J 346 Adams, D. L 344 Adams, J. C, Jr 348 Adams, O. B 344 Adamson, R. E., Jr 346 Ahrens, A. H 123, 348 Ainsworth, H. S 346 Ajemian, B. V 345 Aldrich, D. R 347 Aldrich, J. H 347 Alexander, J. C 344 Alexander, R. J 344 Alexander, S. P., Jr 345 Alexander, W. H., II 347 Allen, J. R., Jr 346 Allen, R. L. 347 Almy, C. B 347 Alter, A. B. 346 Amburgey, L. M Ames, D., Ill 117, 347 Amick, W. C, Jr 348 Anania, V. J 34(i Anawalt, D. W 34fi Anderson, G. F., Jr 345 Anderson, K. L Apple, R. E Arbo, P. E 123, 3t5 Arnold, E. S 348 Arnold, J., Jr 346 Ashcroft, J. L., Jr 348 Atkinson, W. L 345 Aull, R. H., Jr Awtrey, R. K., Jr 345 Bacon, A. V. H., Jr 344 Bagby, R. G 345 Bagley, D. H 347 Bagwell, C. E 348 Bailey, J. J., Jr 344 Bailey, R. E 344 Baker, G. L 346 Baker, J. G 348 Baldwin, L. W., Jr 347 Balestrieri, S 123, 347 Ballard, J. A., Jr 347 Barbour, H. S 345 Barila, B. B., Jr 347 Barnhart, R. C 31.6 Barrett, F. O., Jr 3I.6 Bartlett, R. P 344 Bartman, J. S 346 Barton, F. D 344 Bass, J. R 347 Battson, A. L., Jr 346 Baumann, W. 344 Baumberger, H. E Bayless, H. 1 Beard, P. M 123, 346 Becker, C 347 Beckett, J. W., Jr . 345 Beckman, K. N 347 Behounek, F. J 347 Behrens, W. W., Jr 344 Benitez, L. E 117, 123, 346 Bennett, A. K., Jr 347 Bennett, G. 345 Bennett, W. A 346 Bennett, W. I,., Jr 347 Benoit, H., Jr 344 Bergen, J. H Bergstedt, W. C. . 344 Bernet, H. R Berry, J. L 345 Biche, R. C 344 Bickel, H. A 344 Biddle, E 347 Biewer, F. N 34g Binford, I,. T., Jr 347 Bird, R. A 344 Bishop, W. H 347 Bissanti, J. E 347 Blackburn, E. E 346 Blaine, R. R 343 Blair, J. P 345 Blake, W. G 117, 347 Blalack, R. E 347 Bock, R. E 344 Boelens, J. H 34.5 Bogan, I-. F 348 Bohan, N. C 346 Boose, W. R 344 Booze, R. J 347 Bond, W. F 345 Bonelli, J. P 345 Boscole, R, A 344 Boswell, H. J 346 Bothwell, R. I, 347 Bourquc, D, H Bowdey, H. R 346 Bowe, R. E 347 Boyd, J. I.., Jr 344 Boyer, W. F., Jr 347 Boyes, G. R 347 Boyes, J. I, 345 Brand, R. C 346 Brannom, T. M., Jr 345 Bristow, R. 1 344 Brittingham, S. H 347 Brock, C. C, Jr 345 Brooks, D. M 31.6 Brooks, D. P 344 Brouner, A. M 344 Brown, James E 346 Brown, J. R 345 Brown, T. H 344 Brown, W. E 117, 346 Bruce, D. W 347 Bryan, J. I., Jr 34.5 Budd, T. W., Jr 346 Buescher, J. H 346 Bulloch, W. R 345 Burk, R. W 344 Burke, J. I,., Jr 347 Burke, T. P 344 Burkhart, II. W., Jr 34,5 Burlin, C. W., Jr 346 Burnham, F. 11 347 Burns, K. L. 123, 345 Burrows, C. W., Jr 345 Butler, H. D 344 Butt, C. H 346 Cahn, H. M 347 Caldwell, G. C 346 Caldwell, H. H 344 Caldwell, W. I, Callis, J. H 345 Cameron, F. M., Jr 348 Camp, J. C, Jr 123, 344 Campbell, C. B., Jr 345 Campbell, M. T 348 Campbell, N. F 344 Campbell, W. C 344 Capriotti, A. T., Jr 345 Carey, B. P., Jr 346 Carkeek, R. W 345 Carlin, T. L ' . ' ,,, ' , 345 Carpenter, A. P 345 Carr, J. E 345 Carr, R. T 344 Carson, A. C us, 344 Casey, G. D 117 Casey, M. M., Jr 347 Casey, W. C 346 Cassani, V. L., Jr 347 Cassidy, L. E 347 Cassidy, P. R 345 Castle, H. C 345 Catha, W. H 347 Chadwick, J. H., Jr 344 Chadwick, W. D 345 Chapman, J. W., Ill 345 Chapman, W. C 346 Chase, J. M Chestney, B. R., Jr 345 Chesnut, L. T., Ill 345 Christiansen, D. G 347 Christman, T. J 344 Cipriano, P. A 345 Clack, R. W., Jr , , ,,, 344 Clancy, J. J 344 Clark, G. L 113, 346 Clark, G. M 117, 345 Clark, M. Y 347 Clark, W. M 345 Clarke, W. P. O., Jr [ 34.5 Clary, J. R., Jr 347 Clift, F. W., Ill 344 Cockrill, J. T 346 Cocks, S. W 347 Coffin, J. C. S .344 Cohen, A. L 117, 346 Cole, L. G 123, 344 Colmery, B. H., Jr 347 Collett, W. B., Ill 347 Collins, D. H Collins, J. R 344 Coogan, R. P 347 Cook, C. W ■ 344 Cook, J. M 346 Cook, J. R 3 Cook, R. H 344 Cooper, C. H 347 Cooper, T. H., Ill [ 347 Corcoran, L. A Coronel, T. A 344 Cornwall, E. S., Jr 345 Couri, A. R 345 Courtessis, N. A 117 347 Cowdrey, R. B 345 Cox, D. V 113, 117, 347 Craig, J. C 347 Grain, E. F Cramer, S. D., Jr Crandall, C. N., Jr 347 Crawford, S. F., Jr Creamer, J. J 347 Crepeau, O. J 346 Crimmins, M. J 345 Croft, A. R., Jr ng, 346 Crowder, J. J., Jr 345 Cruise, W. H., Jr 346 Crutcher, W. R Crutchfield, P. W., Jr 123, 344 Cryan, J. J Culbreath, H. I,., Jr 346 Cullen, M. A., Jr 345 Cumberland, J. I., Jr 117, 340 Curamings, H. A 345 Cummins, I,. D 345 Cutler, H. 344 Cutler, T. P Daniels, J. S., Jr Dankworth, T. P 346 Dashko, N 347 Davis, D. C 345 Davis, J. F 347 Davis, S. A 346 Davis, W. O., Jr 346 Dawson, H. W 346 Day, E. W ' . ' .. ' . ' .. ' . 347 Deal, R. A., Jr 117, 347 DeBuhr, C. N Dederick, J. H., Jr 347 DeHuff, D 348 DeLaMater, S. T., Jr 348 DeLany, J. ly. 345 DeLargy, J. M 345 Dennis, L. F 346 DePrez, R. J 347 DeSantis, R. A 346 Dewitt, H. v., Jr ::.;;;. 344 Dixon, W. J., Jr 345 Dodd, A. L., Jr 344 Donaldson, J. S 123, 345 Donnelly, W. E., Jr 346 Donovan, J. F 344 Dorr, H. A 123, 345 Doubt, W. A., Jr 344 Douglas, A. E., Jr 345 Downs, H. M 345 Drake, E. N 345 Drake, W. W 345 Dressin, S. A 347 Driscoll. ,1. K 3«i DuBois, It. H. 317 Oiicey, D. K., Jr Ducrcst, F. K 345 DiipKan. (i. 1 3t6 Duke, K. n.. ,Ir 123, 315 Dumas, G. 1 3t5 liiMa ,ii.-I, .1 341 I)iiiiciin, i 34 1 Oiirr, H. II 344 Dwy.T, .1. v.. ,lr 34fi Dyiir, J. F... Jr 344 Dziadkowirz, A. A. 347 Fajcar. II. D :UH Farncst. .1. II., Jr 34(i Fatciii, K. S., ,Ir 347 Fdmonds, I,. S 344 Fii.istad. n. A 118, 345 I ' .Ulridt;.-, K. A 347 Flliott, G. W 3-15 Flliott, M. M 344 FlpiTii. A. G 347 Klrod. J. M., Jr 123, 347 Ely, C. S., .Ir 346 Emmon. ' i, D. B 345 Kpp.s, J. P 345 Ftter, W. P 347 Evans, N. A 347 Evans. R. C 347 Evans, T. G., Jr 346 Everts, J. C 346 Faherty, E. J 345 Fallon, E. B 345 Fanning, E. G., Jr 347 Farber, I.. A 345 Farrar, M. E 345 Faubion, R. D 117 Fearon, E. J 345 Fedon, R. C 347 Feltus, H. J 345 Feltus, J. C 346 Ferguson, E. F., Jr 347 Fernald, J. A 345 Fields, E. B 345 FiliatrauU, A., Jr 347 Finney, H. T Fisher, F. S 345 Fitzpatrick, W. X 347 Flanagan, W. R 347 F ' lanncry, W. J Flowerree, C. C 347 Fontaine, R. E 345 Ford, A. T 346 Ford, R. E 123 Foreman, R. P 344 Foss, X. P 345 Fouts, W. B 344 Fowler, II. B 346 Frame, R. W., Jr 123, 345 Frank. II. R 344 Freeling, G. A.. Jr 117, .346 From, J. L., Jr 347 Frost, A. J 346 Gaihler. R 122, 346 Gallagher, M. J 345 Gareeau. H. G., Jr 345 Gardiner. C. V 316 Gartner, J. I,., Jr 118. 345 Gaskin, E. R 344 Gasner, W. F. Gerdes, II. J.. Jr 123 Gerloff, ¥.. J.. Jr Gess, R. K 346 Gibbons;, E. II.. Jr 345 Gibbons, H. K 344 Gibson, R. C 123, 345 Gibson, R. 11 3Ki Gil)son, W. C 3Hi (lilebriest, R. C 315 Gilliland, T. M 316 Gillis, A. W 317 Glrardet, T . I 316 Glad, M. T 123, 345 Glendinning, B. E 344 Glodt, W. L Godfrey, J. E 344 Goodwin, J. B., Jr 347 Goodykoontz, J. R., Jr 348 Gorman, II .346 Goudie, G 346 Grace, J. A., II (iraning, I , (i. . . Grant, J. A Grant, W. V., Jr. (Iraves, I . V. Greeley, R. B Greer, II. E Gregory, R. Turner Grimth " , J. W Grimes, II. .1. Gross, A. P. Grosskopf, II, (ininmerson, K Guntlier, H. H. Gust a f son, B. E. (Mistafson, I). II (iustafson, !i. B. Gyongyos, G. K. I... C. Ir. 124, 316 347 315 :uii 346 317 ;t 15 123. 316 :U5 HIT :tu ;{U) 317 S17 :U6 Ilailey, R. li liKI Haines, F. I .HI Hall, F. II. S :U6 Ilamaker, V. R :U6 Hamlin, ( ' . E Ull Hammond, X. B :U7 Ilaneotte. J. .1., Jr 317 Hanssen, H. H :U6 Hardy, J. S :U5 Ilarkins, J. A 347 Harper, R. B. 315 Harris, W. P 317 Hart, G. G .346 I lartlage, C " . T Hartle, M. C 317 Hartley, J. D 314 Harvey, R. I .115 Hasehvood. S 345 Ilausman, K. H. 346 Havenstein, P. I, 345 Hawkins, R. A 317 Hawley, W. B Hay, L. W 347 Hayden, C. H 346 Hayen, C. L 123, 347 Hayler, W. B 345 Head, J. W .346 Heald, J. F 345 HefTcrnan, P. T 347 Heimark, J. J 345 Heintz, J. W ,344 Helm, ' . A., Jr .344 Helsel, R. H ,347 Henderson, D. W ,344 Henderson, S. V. 348 Hcnnes, T. J., Jr ,345 Henry, ( ' . T ,S45 Herlong, I). W 123, 347 Hernandez, J,. J 344 Herrick. .1. J 345 IlerrinptoM. R. 15 346 Ilerron, A. A., Jr 347 Hickle, R. E 316 Higgins, T. P ,314 Ililburn, J. P Hill, Clarence A., Jr Hill, H. M 316 Hill, R. S 117, 316 Hill. T. K ,S46 Ililler, H. W ,345 Hilliard, J. H ,345 Hills. .S; P. 347 Hipp. E. C. .Ir 314 Hogan. H. C, Jr 316 Hoke. I,. . .. .Ir 316 Ilolbrook. J. I,. 311 lloldcn. C. v.. .Ir 315 Ilolloway, K. W 317 Ilollyficid, E. K., .Ir 317 Holt, I,. K 317 Holt, M. II 317 lloltcr, R. K. 123, 316 Holznuicllcr. f. I)., Jr 317 Ibmour, W. V 3U I loojier, .1. II 317 Horn, n. A 317 Horn, J. 315 Horrigan, I). K.. .Ir 317 Ilorton, W. G Howard. T. B 317 Howell, J. .S 315 Hughes, R A 316 Hutzel, R. G 316 llval. II N. Hyiii.iii. .1. 11 llsli ' V. V. .1,. .Ir . ;ii Ingram, V. (I., .1 r. ,is IrviM, I.. ' . .Ir. Irwin, I). ( ). (Ill Isaac, v.. .1.. .Ir. lis. .3 IT Izac, i:. ' . M., .Ir. iK .I. ' icksrm, I), (i. . :ii7 .lacksim, H. !• ' . (i,-, .l.ii ' dbsdn, H. ( ' . (17 .lagicllu. V. . . :in .I. ' ikwbowski, T. .1. ;((i; .laiK ' S, U. I,. ;i|.-, .Iciinitigs, C. I(. (17 .lennings. .1. ( ' . . , . :i|7 .lessen, R. I(. ;ti . .lolms, K. 1 1 :i|7 .lolmson, I). W ;U7 .lolinsoii, K. R 1 iij, ;u(l .lones, B. !■ ' ;U6 Jones, F. P. 3i.(; .limes, R. E., ,lr. Ml ■ loncs, R.I IHD .lonson, R. M. 3H. .loslin, ( ' . I,., .Ir. . , 31.7 •lubb, G. F 316 .ludy, ,1. W 123, 316 Kallenherg, E. F., Jr 345 Kane, J. ( ' ., ,lr. 344 Kane, J. P. 3 (.7 Kanewske, W. ,1., Jr 346 Karangelen, E. . 344 Katz, J. A. 345 Kauffman, R. .1. 346 Keeney. F. C 314 Keigbtley, W. E 344 Keller, G. A.. HI 314 Keller, J. G. Kelley, E. E 317 Kelly, F. J. G., .Ir 316 Kemmcll, C. R. 345 Kendall. R. .1 315 Kennedy, .1. .S 346 Kesslcr, R. J 345 King. C. R 315 King. E. W 345 King, R. W 348 Kinnear, J. B., H 341 Kirby, H. ,S ,345 Kirsbner. R. I. 346 Ki,ser. W. P 347 Kitt, R. B 314 Klay, J. B 311 Klein, T. G ,348 Kleist, n. E., Jr 346 KIcmens, E. J 344 Kloetzli, W., Jr 317 Kluener, R. G Knauf, R. C 314 Knight. 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