University of Oklahoma - Sooner Yearbook (Norman, OK)

 - Class of 1945

Page 1 of 440


University of Oklahoma - Sooner Yearbook (Norman, OK) online yearbook collection, 1945 Edition, Cover

Page 6, 1945 Edition, University of Oklahoma - Sooner Yearbook (Norman, OK) online yearbook collectionPage 7, 1945 Edition, University of Oklahoma - Sooner Yearbook (Norman, OK) online yearbook collection
Pages 6 - 7

Page 10, 1945 Edition, University of Oklahoma - Sooner Yearbook (Norman, OK) online yearbook collectionPage 11, 1945 Edition, University of Oklahoma - Sooner Yearbook (Norman, OK) online yearbook collection
Pages 10 - 11

Page 14, 1945 Edition, University of Oklahoma - Sooner Yearbook (Norman, OK) online yearbook collectionPage 15, 1945 Edition, University of Oklahoma - Sooner Yearbook (Norman, OK) online yearbook collection
Pages 14 - 15

Page 8, 1945 Edition, University of Oklahoma - Sooner Yearbook (Norman, OK) online yearbook collectionPage 9, 1945 Edition, University of Oklahoma - Sooner Yearbook (Norman, OK) online yearbook collection
Pages 8 - 9
Page 12, 1945 Edition, University of Oklahoma - Sooner Yearbook (Norman, OK) online yearbook collectionPage 13, 1945 Edition, University of Oklahoma - Sooner Yearbook (Norman, OK) online yearbook collection
Pages 12 - 13
Page 16, 1945 Edition, University of Oklahoma - Sooner Yearbook (Norman, OK) online yearbook collectionPage 17, 1945 Edition, University of Oklahoma - Sooner Yearbook (Norman, OK) online yearbook collection
Pages 16 - 17

Text from Pages 1 - 440 of the 1945 volume:

1945 SOONER YEARBOOK MADELYN WILSON Editor C. H. BRITE General Manager of Publications R. V. PETERSON Supervisor of Publications Printing and Binding ECONOMY ADVERTISING COMPANY Iowa City, Iowa Engraving SOUTHWESTERN ENGRAVING CO. Tulsa, Oklahoma Cover THE DAVID I. MOLLOY PLANT Chicago, Illinois Class Photographers UNIVERSITY STUDIOS Norman, Oklahoma Beauty Photographers PACE STUDIO Oklahoma City, Oklahoma MILLER STUDIO Tulsa, Oklahoma RUSSELL SMITH STUDIO Norman, Oklahoma Feature Photographers RICHARD MEEK CURT GUERNSEY JOHN COOPER BILL KERTH mmm iBttiH tract iuMM»r«ffTa«Tzmn i 4tttuxtiuir; n «ittiat3llUB{ ' ' :§?; Asking you to pause and reflect on a " world in shadow . . . T -; » ■ ma : l ' t iz- ' " ' " - G " ' ' ' C 2-2;: M m 4p i.--,v -- -: »- s?? r:y-i i i£5i: ' . y . ' ' — --»■- £ fe ? ;?r " J f d %v-y ? a5 »r . -.r?: i - ' : -» ;. . .. t..:,»rs. iJi i ;?is v- i - " 3-Sf l : " Wf ' ,£ .t. I. ♦ ' S3! ' .--.. .■ ' : ■ - •f •r- ' - i ' ? ' ; o jT ' -V - ' i " j..r ' ! 2r i " -, jJI . . . cr?H€ MouH CHARLES L. FOLLANSBEE Charles L. Follansbee, counsel Mid- states Oil Corporation, member of American, Oklahoma and Tulsa Bar , Associations. Vice-President Men ' s ■ Council of the Y. M. C. A. Member of the Young Men ' s Club. President of the East Oklahoma Alumni Association of Phi Kappa Psi Fraternity, Received LL.B. degree from Harvard Law School, 1941. Before moving to Tulsa in 1942 to become associated with Midstates Oil Corporation, he was a partner in the law firm of Amote. Amote and Follansbee in McAlester, Oklahoma. Born and raised in Eu- faula, Oklahoma, and was graduated from the University of Oklahoma in 1936. While there he had an outstand- ing student record. He was awarded Dad ' s Day Cup as outstanding man student of the University for 1934-35. Was editor-in-chief of " Sooner " year- book. 5fc Men and women of college age are the builders of the world ahead. If they will but dare to dream and to differ, this world can be a world of new splendor, new freedom. Only by dreaming new dreams until they dream them into reality can they prove their devo- tion to the rugged pioneer virtues that carved America out of the wilderness and made it rich and great. PREPARATION FOR TOMORROW The first task is to complete the training. The neces- sity for university education should not be questioned. From the ivy-clad buildings and tree-shaded campuses step the men and women who will wield tremendous influence in building the America of tomorrow. By providing dynamic leadership, the colleges helped America from the very beginning. Consider the Decla- ration of Independence and its signers who were the founding fathers of the United States — 27 of them were college graduates ... in a day when colleges were few and far between. Today, college graduates repre- sent 80 per cent of the U. S. Senate — 75 per cent of the House of Representatives — 85 per cent of the governors of our 48 states. The current issue of Who ' s Who lists 31,692 men and women, of whom nearly 90 per cent attended college -many having worked their way through and on up to the top. A liberal education leads the way to knowledge and to understanding as nothing else can possibly do. THE NEW FRONTIERS The center of civilization has been moving steadily westward for more than twenty-five hundred years. The people of the world today look to America for hope and leadership. Ten years of depression and partici- pation in the greatest war of all time have given the United States the greatest sociological education in its history. Although scars remain, our people have no reason to be conscious of anything but a sense of strength. « TD COLLEGE MEN AND WOMEN This article and those which follow were contributed by former editors and business- managers of the SOONER Yearbook. History is still young enough to be closely interesting; this country is only a long lifetime old. Our own Soonerlcmd, home of the im- mortal Will Rogers, is a land of youth and opportunity. Oklahoma ' s opportunities for the future are boundless. A new era of industrial development has been introduced by the war; decentralization of heavy industry has gone a long way to liberate the South and Southwest from a " colonial status " in the national econ- omy. Our state has untold natural wealth as yet underdeveloped. Oil is producing many compounds known only to the laboratory at present; familiar glass sand will produce build- ing blocks for our growing cities; steel will be produced and its products will help enrich our citizens; our agricultural development will be greatly expanded. Think of the new frontiers opened up by technology and invention. Think of the foreign markets as industrialization sweeps the world. Good free land may no longer be available, but there ' ll be new oppor- tunities all over the old landscape for those who are willing to hustle around and find them. The frontier has always been closed to the young man who is afraid. TOMORROW ' S CHALLENGE In an address delivered at the 1944 com- mencement exercises, Columbia University, Nicholas Murray Butler challenged youth to be optimistic. He said that optimism is essential to achievement and it is also the foundation of courage and of true progress. Back some of our college men and women into a comer today and they will calmly inform you that the day of opportunity is gone, killed by the capitalistic system. They will say that there is no chance for a young man unless he has plenty of money or influential friends. This unwholesome attitude is one probably en- gendered in part by the fact that millions reached maturity during the depression. Mil- lions of us have never known a normal Amer- ica but many of us believe that, if business and industry are given opportunity to prove what can be done without the restraint of unneces- sary governmental shackles, youth will quickly rediscover that rich rewards can still be earned by hard and intelligent work. William Benton, vice-president of the Univer- sity of Chicago, says that youth ' s worst enemy is fear of failure. Too many college graduates demand the security offered by a big company. They don ' t mind starting at the bottom but they want someone else to hold the ladder. Their fathers and grandfathers were unhindered by this concentration on security, this Maginot line point of view. It was individual hard working men who built the wealth of this country, not big business. Large companies suffer from the disease of bigness and tend to become ultra- conservative. The individual ' s flexibility, drive, and imagination are too frequently submerged. Tomorrow ' s challenge to college men and women is that they seek opportunity for per- sonal growth. They must battle to overcome a degree of timidity that would have lost this country to the Indians a century and a half ago. A man or woman who forges ahead in a big company would likely go farther if he trav- elled alone. One who works for himself takes risks but he also gets the employer ' s cut. He has the best right to be proud and the greatest opportunity for personal growth. CHARLES L. FOLLANSBEE, B.A., 1936, LL.B. (Harvard Law School), 1941. -■■V m ¥ ' m TD THOSE WHO REACH TD CCEPT TDMDRRDW ' S CHALLENGE There are those who refuse to look to the coming day with fear. In the changing spectrum of human-social events, they accept the challenge of cre- ating a new world out of chaos. Respecting tradition, they seek progress. Believing in the dignity of man, they champion his rights. Relying upon God, they place their faith in Him. Tomorrow ' s challenge demands guidance. The experience of enlight- ened men and women furnishes the comprehension we need to build surely and well. Without their patient controlling hand, reaching from yesterday to tomorrow, we would have no common bond with the heritage that belongs to the morning. Tomorrow ' s challenge demands life and laughter. From that depth of seriousness in which war engulfs all, we must arise triumphant in our faith in the fundamental goodness and joy of life. Society cannot survive without the co-operative exploitless will to be a happy people. Group life co-ordinates individuals to work together that they may play together. Tomorrow ' s challenge demands strength. Construction is a job for the vital, enthusiastic man who has the energy to remain on his feet and lift up others. We need the pioneer stamina of strong bodies, coupled with unflick- ering courage and singleness of purpose. Tomorrow ' s challenge demands leadership. An unorganized groping for uncertain goals is not the solution to our problematic world. In our service- groups and University students, we find the men and women who are being trained for the positive, directive leadership which will bring the daybreak. There are those who have dedicated themselves to an acceptance of tomorrow ' s challenge. To them, we dedicate the 1944-45 SOONER. Acuyyu mm I ADIVIINISTIUTIOIN THE UNIVERSITY CLASSES BOOK II ACTIVITIES WHO ' S WHO FEATURES BEAUTIES STUDENT PUBLICATIONS lUIOFi 111 lUJOli IV ATHLETICS OhOANIZATIONS SORORITIES FRATERNITIES DORMITORIES HONORARY GROUPS c u r V lU (i H T Vnliime XLl n LV vviisdn, tiinor " Be steadfast as a tower that doth not bend Its stately summit to the tempest ' s shock. " Dante U AA HmUuu In the light of fuller day. Of purer science, holier laws. " K1NGSI.EY " Every school-boy knows it. " Jeremy Taylor 7 do remember an apoth- ecary And hereabouts he dwells. " Shakespeare Ute Anii ' This door will open at a touch to welcome every friend. " Henry Van Dyke Fine art is that in which the hand, the head and the heart go together. " RUSKIN As the sun colours flow- ers. So does art colour life. " Sir John Lubbock 7 4e Ini BiUlduuf, ' He who did well in war just earns the right To begin doing well in peace. " Robert Browning " Art is the right hand of nature. The latter gave us being, but ' twas the former made us men. " Schiller ' Technical education is the ex- altation of manual labor, the bringing of manual labor up to the highest excellence of which it is susceptible. " W. E. Gladstone 04iXilHeen4 f, Health and intellect are the two blessings of life. " Menander 7«e ftiOH ' Science and art belong to the whole world and the barriers o[ nationality ranish before them. " Goethe f y ' :if That tower of strength Which stood four square to all the winds that blew. " Tennyson Dispatch is the soul o[ business. " Chesterfield liuUneU Ad His pure home preserres its sanctity. " Virgil Seest thou a man diligent in his business? He shall stand before kings. " Proverbs Health is the vital prin- ciple of bliss. And exercise, of health. ' James Thomson 7 e £llt4 4 ' Too many books ' in a bookcase there can never be. " Kenko The true University o[ these days is a Collection of Books. Carlyle There are no mani[estoes like cannon and miisket- Wellington " The water is held in its arms And the sky is held in the water. " Hilda Conkling HIM J. F. DoiieUoii, Captain, V. S. Navy, was borii uii the Osanc Indian Reservation of Oklahoma on January 31, 1887. He vas graduated from the high school of Pawnee, Okla., in the class of 190+, president of his class and captain of the football and base- ball teams. Appointed to the V. S. Naval Academy b the late Hon. Bird S. McGuirc, del- ejjate to Congress. Captain Donelson was the first native born Oklahoman to attend the Academy. He graduated in the class of 1910; he played on the ' arsit - football team and in hi senior year was captain of the track team. His specialty in track was the running broad jump in which he did 22 feet seven and a half inches, estab- lishing a Naval Academy rec- ord that stood for twelve or thirteen years. Because of a physical disability incapacitat- ing him for sea duty he was placed on the retired list of the Navy in December, 1936. In November, 1940, he was recalled to active duty ashore, and served at the Eleventh Naval District Headquarters, San Diego, until transfer to his present assign- ment. Professor of Naval Sci- ence and Tactics, University of Oklahoma, in February, 1942. The COMMANDING OFFICER The purpose of the Nav ' ' -lJ l ' i();;ram is to prcpaic kompctitively selected yoiitli ot the jiarioji to become iia al reserve officers to meet the requirciiieiits of our e. pan(hiiE Navy. Starting out as a great educatiotial experiment in which the Navy and the V- 2 colleges were partners, the program has more than justified itself. The annoimced principles and policies have stood the tests so well as to be indeed a tribute to those who did the planning and to the civilian educators who have collaborated so effectively. Within the program tiie . .K.( ). ' r.C " . has retained its identity as to curricula and luiitomi, ami in the not distant future all students will be in a . .K.( ). ' r.C ' . st.itus. The general aims are that all naval students completing the reipiire- ments will h.ive a good general educ.itioii, a well-disciplined mind and body, a sense of initiative, and a willingness to assume responsibility, an appreciation of naval iileals and traditions, and in the case of N.R.O.T.C. students a practical and theoretical knowledge of essential naval subjects such that they are commissioned on the campus ami ordered imme- diately to active duty in the operating naval forces. As for the University of Oklahoma, I take occasion to express my appreciation of a job well done luider difficult circumstances. ' J ' his sentiment is extended to the President and other adnuriistrative officials, to the general faculty, to the all-student body, aiul to my own sf.ifi. I hope and believe that ( ur splendid work and cooperation will continue not only for the duration of the V-12 Program but also on tiirough a long future of peace time N.R.( ). T.l. " . acti ities on the campus. My part in it all has been more than mere duty; it has indeed Intii a pleasure ami a source of satisfaction to have served in and with the Universit of m ' home state. |. V. DoM-i.sDN, Capt. I ' . S. N. (Ret.). l N. S. T. and C. ( " ., V-12 Unit. Page 26 The EXECUTIVE OFFICER LlELTEXANT COMM.ANDHR D. C. KnoCK I icutLnaiit Ci)mitiainlcr D. C. Knock was graduated I mm the initctl States Na ' al Academy at Annapolis in ' ).](). I ' ollowinjr graduation, he left on a training cruise alioaril the V. S. S. Jl ' yominy as the assistant marine battery officer tor the secondary battery. Upon completion of the cruise, Mr. Knock resigned trotn the regular Navy, enlisted in the a al Reser e, and busietl himselt in civilian life by publishing and editing the Columbus Daily Advocate. In ' ) ' ), ho ve er, the War Department detailed him for duty as the Commanding Officer of a Civilian Conservation Corps at Skull Creek, Colorado. In March, 1941, he reported for active duty at the Xa al Air Training Center at Fensacola, P ' lorida, with an aviation cadet regiment. His next assignment took him to Corpus Christi, Texas, where he acted as a seamanship and militar drill instructor. Lieutenant Commander Knock reported aboard this station in April, 1942. and became our execu- tive officer last June replacing Commander R. C. Xichols. First Ro u; (left to riRht) : Lieut, (m.c.) W. T. I-ace. Lieut. Comdr. J. S. Coleman, Lieut. Comdr. J. B. Burnham, Lieut, ( omdr. D. C. Knock, Jr., Lieut. G. P. Haley. Second Ro ic: Lieut. R. G. Redell, Knsign Don J. (Jlotz- back, Lieut. D. V. Wilkin- son, Jr., Lieut, (j.g.) Chalklev, Lieut. P. G. Rutherford, Lieut, (iaien Saylor Pogo 27 FIRST CLASS TOM B. ALBRKJHT Sulphur, Oklahoma. Okla- homa A. M. CollcRe. Electrical Engineering. American Institute of Elec- trical EiiRineers. Received Commission in February, 1945. Reported for Am- phibious Training. RUFUS Y. BA ' , jr. " Ruf. " Bartlesville, Okla- homa. ' I ' 11 -. Who ' s Who in American I ' niversities and Colleges. Company Commander. Battalion Com- mander. Color Cniard. a y unit basketball team. Hull, social fraternitv. ELTON H. BELL " Alexander Grahm. " Okla- homa City, Oklahoma. Elec- trical Engineering. A.LE.E. Engineers ' Club. 4 ' C Petty Officer. 1 C Petty Officer. Received Commission in February, 1945. Reported for duty aboard the cruiser t ' . S. S. lindtinrs. BILL J. CLARK " Billy Joe. " Ourant, Okla- homa. Mechanical Engi- neering. .American Associa- tion of Mechanical Engi- neers. Intramural 126- pound boxing Champion, 1945. 4 C Pettv Officer. Main inlerest- B.P.O.T.S. -Jeanne Hill. MERl.K I.. DINKINS " Red. " Blackwell, Okla- homa. Engineering. Varsit. f ' «itball. " O " Club. Third Company First Platoon Com- mander. First Companv Ciiniriianiler. B O II, social fraternity. Seen cpiite often «ith a certain blonde Kappa. r ROHKRI . ANPERSON " Boh. " Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Electrical Engi- neering. -American Institute of Electrical Engineers. En- gineers ' Club, (lerman Club. 4 (■ Petty Officer, .i T, so- cial fraternitv. nONAI.n B. BARNES " Benny. " lulsa, Oklahoma, (ieneral Engineering. Engi- neers ' Club. Intramural wrestling. State A. . V. runner-up in wrestling, 1944. 3 C Petty Officer. K , social fraternity. EOWARn W. BROWN " Ed. " Oklahoma City, Okla- homa. .Arts and Sciences. Track. " Rhythm CJobs. " Radio. nramatics. 3 C Petty Officer. Promoter of our best navy dances. His main interest is Government. JOHN R. CLIFTON Mcithtr. " Pavis, Oklahoma. Mechanical Engineering. II Ti;. Engineers ' Club. 3 C Petty Officer. 4 C Petty Officer. Engaged to a gal named Betiv Bicknell. JACK E. nonsoN •Oraw. " Haskell, Okla- homa, (ieologv. 3 C Petty Officer. Member 1944 Color Compan . Petroleum Engi- neering Club. ' I ' K i. ' , social traiernit . I ' ick and Ham- mer Club. Page 28 FffiST CLASS TOM B. EMERSON " PiKfon. " Oklahoma C ' in, Oklahoma. Architeiturf. SccrftarN-TrfasurcT ot Tri- ton. Company C ' hirt Pcin Orticfr. K i:, social tralrr- nitv. Goes stradv with a RICHARD L. FEN ' TEM " Duck. " Ada, Oklahoma. Arts and Science?. I ' nion Activities Board. A X il. - A E, social fraternity. 2 C Petty Officer. First company first platoon commander. Tri Pelt, Patsy Potter, wears his - A E pin. TOM D. FINNEV " Senator. " Idahel, Okla- homa. School of Letter . Sooner Yearbook staff. Champion debater. ' I ' T A, social fraternity. Fourth company first platoon com- mander. Engaged to Kap- pa, Sally Van Horn. FRANK R. FROW " Frankie Boy. " Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Engineer- ing. Reporter for - X . 4 C Petty Officer. « ' ell known for jitterbug steps. CHESTER R. GATES " Box. " Seminole, Oklahoma. Engineering. T B II pre-i- dent. II Ti. +11;:. ZT. Tn. Pe-et. American Society of Mechanical Engineers. Si. Pat ' s Council. Commissioned February, 19+5. Reported to Guam. Page 29 N. R. O. T. C. JOSEPH B. EVANS ■J. B. " Oklahoma City, dklahrima. (leology. Pick and Hammer Club. Two ears Junior ' arsity Foot- ball. Intramural baseball. 1 C Petty Officer. Member of 1944 Color Company. B.P.O.T.S. M. DAY FEZI.ER, JR. " Hanny Deamon. " Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Engineer- ing. Engineers ' Club. Bat- talion .Adj. Fourth Company Commander. + I ' A, social fraternity. Received com- mission in February, 1945. Reported to Amphibs. Mar- ried Jo Cleta Simpson. O. KEITH FOWI.ER ■Blooey. " Bartlesville, Okla- homa. Arts and Sciences. ' arsity basketball. Golf champion. +111:. A B, social fraternity. First com- pany second platoon com- mander. Battalion Com- mander. From a Ford to a n . VILLI. M L. FRY ■Bill. " Durant City, Okla- homa. Business Administra- tion. Varsity baseball. " O " Club. Intramural Softball and basketball. Company intramural manager. 3 C Petty Officer. Goes steady with A r Gravce Cowell. B.P.O.T.S. ALAN N. GORDON " C. M. " Oklahoma City. Oklahoma. Business -Admin- istration. Y.M.C.A. Mem- ber of 1944 Color Company. 2 C Pettv Officer. 4 C Petty- Officer, n A ♦, social fra- ternity. FIRST CLASS EARLE W. GRA , JR. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Mechanical EngineeriiiK. American Society of Mechan- ical Knpineers. Engineers ' Club. Sooner Sliamrmk. N.R.O.T.C. rifle team. - X, social fraternity. Devoted AAA man. GEORGE C. GROGAN " 88 Keys. " Oklahoma ( " ity. O k 1 a h om a . En(;ineeriny. President of American Siici- ety of Mechatiical Engineers. Vice-president TO. Editor Sooner Shamrock. — 1 " . nT2. H2. Pe-et. F.n- gineers ' Club. Sooner Iloisl. GRADY D. HARRIS " G. D. " Alex, Oklahoma. Arts and Sciences. Football. Golf. Third company sec- ond platoon commander. Company chief pett ' officer. •1 ' A O, social fraternity. Steady Tri Delt man. WALTER K. IICMPMREVS " SuK. " .Ardmnre, Oklaliom.i. Arts and Sciences. PiiiK- Pong champion 1942. Kase- ball. 4 C Petty Officer. Second company chief pettv officer. - A E, social fraler- nitv. THOMAS G. JOHNSON, JR. " The Bod. " Ardmore, Okla- homa. Law. " I " A ' ! . I.ns Dos Americas. — X, social fraternity. Engaged to } ' ' :i Svmonds. N. R. O. T. C. 1R(;H. II. GREENE, JR. " ' irg. " Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Business .Admin- istration. Kattalion Chief Petty Officer. First company lirst platoon commander. Second company first platoon commander. Track. Junior ' arsitv f(M iball. Sooner Hoist. ' I ' r A, social frater- iiitv. CIRI CilKRNSEV, JR. " Ripper. " Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Mechanical En- gineering. II T i;. T U. .American Society of Mechan- ical Engineers. Engineers ' Club. Photographer for Sooner Hoist and Shamroek. ATA, social fraternitv. ELDON B. HATFIELD " Sacktield. " Norman, Okla- homa. Business Administra- tion. Band 1942 and 1943. 3 C Pelt Officer. Goes stead with I " ' I ' B, N ' eota Williams. E.ARL E. JAMES, JR. " Dmilile I " . " Oklahoma City, Oklalioma. Engineering. President A X i). .American Society of Mechanical Engi- neers. TO. Engineers ' Club. St. Pat ' s Council. Intramu- ral swimming, baseball. Sec- ond company conunander. Color guard. JACK (;. KENNEOV nurani City, Oklahoma. Law. Iiitranitirnl baseball. 4 C Pettv Officer. Steadv XS) man. B.P.O.T.S. Page 30 FIRST CLASS A. ROFF KKNWORHIV " Thumpy. " Goldsmith, 1 V - as. Klfi-irical EiiKiiifrriiij;. American liisliliitc of Flee- trical Kiii;inr«T». Eiiciiicfrv ' Chih. rm ll all. 2 C I ' fttv Oftirrr. H.l ' .O.I.S. WII.Bl R C. KOI.AR " The Brain. " Oklahnma City, Oklahoma. F.nitinceriiiK. TBI!. —T. Pe-et socirty. " • H -. Engi- nfers " Cluh. .American Insti- tute of Chemical Engineer . First company second platoon commander. IIM K. I.AWSDN " .Ahner. " Chickasha, Okla- homa. Petroleum Engineer- ing. Engineerri ' Cluh. 1 C Petty Orticer. Intramural hasehall. Petroleum Engi- neerinc cluh. B.P.O.T.S. VICTOR T. LYON " Vic. " Oklahoma City, Okla- homa. General Fngineerinc. ♦ HI. rn. Encineers ' Club. Received Commission and deftree in February, 1945. Reported for Amphibious dutv in the Pacific. ROBERT C. M.WFIELP " Mafe. " Norman, Oklahoma. Arts and Sciences. ' arsil football. " All Big Six " cen- ter, 1943, 1944. -Pecos Bill. " ♦ -i W, social fraternity. Re- ceived degree and commis- sion in February, 1945. .Mar- ried Mildred Furner. " t) ' Club. Page 31 N. R. O. T. C. M. KENTON KING Sperilhall. " Oklahoma City, Oklahnma. (ieology. .Ameri- can Institute of .VIechanical Engineers. l C Petty OHicer. arsity b.isehall. " O " Club. Received commission in Feb- ruary, 1945. Reported aboard light cruiser ( ' . S, S. I ' in- MAR IN F. KRAETTLI .Atchison, Kansas. Civil En- gineering. Engineers ' Club. Third company first platoon connnandcr. Third company commander. Engaged to Janie Willis. B.P.O.T.S. American Society of Civil Engineers. niKALl) J. LEBOVV " Jesse. " Norman, Oklahoma Mechanical F ' ngineering Engineers ' Club. Varsity riinthall. Football lettermaa " O " Club. I C Petty Officer Second compan " chief pett officer. " .All Big Six " 1943, 1944. ROBERT H. MARTIN " Boh. " Muskogee, Oklahoma. Chemical Engineering. En- gineers ' Club. 4 C Pettv Of- ficer. Color guard. T - 6, social fraternitv. RK II.XRO c. McKinnv •nick. " Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Business Admin- istration. Fourth company second platmin commander. Received commission in Feb- ruary, 1945. Reported aboard a navv transport in Pacific. FIRST CLASS GLENN K. McKINLEV " Dad. " Oklahoma City. Oklalintna. (Jciilony. Ameri- can AssDciatioii of Petroleum CleoloKisl-i. Second company second platoon commander. R. BRICK .VIII.1.ER Oklahoma ( ' it , ()klahi in:i. Architectural I ' lininecrinn. " Mi:;. THII. ilT. Pe-et societv. I ' ecton. Engineer-. ' Club. ' St. Pat ' s Council. Sooner Hoist. + C Pcttv Of- ficer. 3 C Pettv Orticer. JACK S. OSBORN Tulsa, Oklahoma. Mechan- ical Engineering. 3 C Petty Orticer. Track letterman. I.ctterman ' s Club. Engineers ' Club. Runner-up in intra- mural boxing contest. A.S. M.E. AT!!, social frater- nitv. Cross country. B. C. PHILLIPS " VVahoo. " Chickasha, Okla- homa. Arts and Sciences, (Jeology. + C Petty Orticer. K A, social fraternity. lie oner made a trip to Ana- da rko. CENE V. PRI ' ET ■Pru. " Oklahoma City, Okla- homa, (ieneral Engineering. Engineers ' Club. Letterman in Track, 1944. " O " Club. 4- C Petty Orticer. l C Pellv Orticer. ' I ' -i O, social frater- nity. Received commission February, 1945. Reported for dutv in Pacific. 01 N. R. O. T. C. J. FERREI. MEACIIAM ' Meach. " Norman, Okla- homa. Civil Engineering. .American Societv of Civil Engineers. Engineers ' Club. SnoniT Hoist. K ii, social fraternity. Received com- mission in February, 1945. Married Pat Powning. Re- ported for duty in Pacific. EDGAR H. NEWKIRK ' Ed. " Okmulgee. Oklahoma. Electrical Engineering. En- .jincers ' Club. 4 C Petty ;)rticer. Master Mason. .American Institute of Elec- rical Engineers. Petroleum Engineers. ROHERl ' J. PENNEY " Hob. " IleaUltiin, Oklahoma. Geology. 1 r K. O.C. Men ' s (Jlee Club. N ' avv Chorus. N.R.O.r.C. Quartet. Bat- talion sub-commander. Sec- i nd compaiiN commander- Color Ciuard. K il, social traterMlt . AI.BERI ' I.. PICK " Al. " OklalKuna City, Okla- homa. Mechanical Engineer- ing. 11 Ti;. Ti. ' . .American Society of Mechanical Engi- neers. Intranuiral lennis champion. 4 C Pett Orticer. Institute Lif .Aeronautical En- gineers. JAMES C. P( " ;il " Captain Jim. " e« Hrk Cit , New N ' ork. .Arts and Sciences. .Attended Hamilton College, Clinton, New ork. 4 C Prlt Orticer. 2 C Pettv Orticer. - ' I ' , social Irater- nit . Page 32 FIRST CLASS STF.VK R. SAWM R " Bill . " Tulsa, ()klab()in;i. Mnhnnical KiiKiiierriiiji. Anicriran Snriet ni Mffhaii- ical I-!ii ;int ' f r . r ' li im-cr ' ' ' CMuh. Foiichall Itiltriiiaii, 19+4. Iiitraiiuiral wrcstlinn. FirM company chict prttv officfr. Rfccivril cniiiiiii inn February, 19+5. Renorttil for duly In lt naval dU Irict. DON ' K. SMITH Grecnfifld. Indiana. Petro- leum F ' nKineerinn. Pelroleum Engineers ' CUih. Knitineers ' Club. American Institute of Mining and Metallur ;ical Engineers. + T Petty Orticer. Engaged to Ann (laines of Oklahoma C ' itv. ROBERT I.. STOVF.R " Smoky. " Enid, Oklahoma. Petroleum Engineering. Jun- ior Varsity and Varsitv Football. Petroleum Engi- neers ' Club. Fourth com- pany first platoon command- er. 1 C Pcttv Officer. VVENDEL S. TAYLOR " Wendy. " Shawnee, Okla- homa. Mechanical Engineer- ing. .American Society of Mechanical Engineers. En- gineers ' Club. 1 ' C Petty Officer. First company sec- ond platoon commander. JAMES A. TRAPP " Jim. " Oklahoma City, Okla- homa. Electrical Engineer- ing. American Institute of Electrical Engineers. Engi- neers ' Club. + C Petty Offi- cer, .i T, social fraternilv. Page 33 N. R. O. T. C. ROY I.. SEIKEL Dklaliotna City, Oklahoma. (luiiiical Engineering. T B II. 1 T. A X i;. Engineerj ' Club. First company (color company ) commander. Out- -■laridiiig N.R.O.T.C. June Week .Xuard in 19++. Re- ceived degree and commis- sion in November, 19++. MOMER A. SPARKMAN " Sparky. " . nadarko, Okla- homa. .Arts and Sciences, (Jeologv. Football 19+3, 19+4. ■O " Club. Track 19+5. Fourth company second pla- toon commander. Battalion adjutant. Battalion Chief I ' rttv Officer. HENRY J. TANNER " Hank. " Chicago, Illinois. Business .Administration. N.R.O.T.C. rifle team and pistol team. Most valuable riHeman award, 19+4. First company first platoon com- mander. 2 ' C Petty Officer. EMMETT H. TIDD Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Civil Engineering. Battalion commander. Company com- mander. N.R.O.T.C. rifle team. Snnmr Hoist. Out- standing N.R.O.T.C. Sopho- more 19+3. Phil Kidd award 1 9++. Color company. Re- ceived commission February, 19+5. Married Margaret Powell. ROBERT c;. W.AI.TER " Bob. " Iluncan, Oklahoma. Business .Administration. Junior Varsity Football. 3. ' C Petty Officer. FIRST CLASS GF.ORCK II. WARE " Chief. " Norman, Oklahomi. Arts and Science ' s. Junior Varsity Football. First com- pany chief petty officer. JOHN V. WILLIAMS ' •Sweetboy. " Bartlesvillc. Oklahoma. Business Admin- istration. 4 C Petty Officer. 3 C Petty Officer. AT, social fraternity. " Man about town " — ask any girl. In 1926 the Naval Re- serve Officers ' Training Corps was established in various universities throughout the countrj. Chief among these was the unit at the University of California. On 1.3 June, 1940, the Secretary of the Navy informed the late President W. R. Bizzcll that the Univer- sity of Oklahoma had been selected as the loca- tion for a Naval R. O. T. C. unit. In Septem- ber the first applicants were examined. Blue- clad NRO students were a strange contrast to the ovcnvheliiu ' ng k h a k i - clothed majority on tlie campus that year. By the end of the first year, the " sand " of Oklahoma was well into its trans- formation into " salt. " To the ordinary individual, the word rlrill denotes only a session of march- ing, but to the N. R. O. T. C, it also has another meaiung. Besides the one hour of marching per week, another hour is spent in various ways by the ilifferent classes in N. R. O. T. C. JACK T. WITBECK " Feets. " Pallas, Texas. Elec- trical FoKinecriuK. .American Institute of Electrical Engi- neers. First company first platoon commander. Second company commander. N.R. O.T.C. rifle and pistol team. J. S. WOOnRIFF " Pete. " BirmioKham, .Ala- bama. .Arts and Sciences. n i:. Editor Coverfd lf ' a(ion 1943 and Sooner Hoist 1944. Battalion sub- commander. Company com- mander of color company, 1944. Engaged to Patty Price. several t pes of drills. K er Tuesda y afternoon at 1600, the first class- men biis themselves with reviews of navigation, seamanship, including ship handling and nomen- clature, and instruction in military courtesx and dut aboard ship. Some- thing new was added to the social scene of the caminis also with the coming of the Trident Club, a Naval honor fra- ternit) : the famous Navy ilances ; aiul the always liopiilar Na ' smokers. Some cynics were wont to say that the new uni- forms and the social at- traction of the NR( ) was a big factor in the large second ear enrollment. This ear Worcester bar- racks p i o n e e r e d the dances with a post-foot- ball game dance in Okla- homa Cit following the pigskin ictor o ei ' Ne- braska. The most evclii- si e party of the semester was gi en for the first classmen and officers in the Crystal Room of the Skir in Hotel, Kebniary Page 34 SECOND CLASS N.R.D.T.C. Not many " Irregulars " will lor ct the look (jii Mnncy ' s lace w Ikm Ik- was torn troni his j rasp on the bookcase and cartcil down those dark, tlark stairs. Nor will they forget the party at Rickner ' s that triiiiii|)hant afternoon that the company competition results were announceil. Ihe memory of the tubbinjj; of the house officers to tinailv cap the victorious celebration will never fade. Tliev aren ' t likely, either, to forget the winning of the softball league championship the same afternoon and the subsequent hoist- ing of the broom. Xor all that lollowed that. Nor the reception in the L ' nion Lounge after the victorious June Week parade, where the class was introduced to its color girl, Margaret Powell. Nor the following June Week Ball with the ghost of T. D. playing trombone for the Rhythm Gobs. No, the whole thing from beginning to entl will he remembereil by us as a tribute to a great class and bv them as a generally eventful ant! sometimes trying interval. It is typical of the spirit and forcefulness of that class — a class made up of men from all over these United States. Phonetically it is a combination of slow southern drawls, Yankee accents, and southeastern twangs. The Class is characteristic of our present day age and the present war in which many join together many miles from home. We can sav with no degree of falsehood that the entrance of the " Irregulars " into the unit was a clean sweep. MALCOLM S. BR. ' VDW.W " Brad. " Indianapolis, Indi- ana. Wabash College — foot- ball and baseball varsities. K i. Junior arsity Foot- ball, intrainiirals, Sooner Hoist. Favorite pastimes in- clude beer and cigars. Fourth Company C.P.O. JOSEPH L. DFXLASEGA " Joe. " Parsons, Kansas. Par- sons Jimior College, Kansas . Caprlla Choir, orchestra, baseball. Notre Dame. Fhe strong silent type. An a id Republican — one of the few in the unit. .Ace bridge play- er. Fourth Company Guidon Bearer. Page 35 NORMAN ' C. DAGEFOERDE ■Dag. " Toledo, Ohio. Beth- any College. I ' niversity of Louisville. Mechanical engi- neer. II T i), T f}, Engine Club, A.S.M.E., art editor for the Sooner Hoisl, intra- rnurals. A cartoonist of rare wit and an outstanding man •■cholasticallv. WILLIAM E. ELLIOTT " Hill. " Bloomington, Indi- nnn. Indiana I ' niversity. Western Michigan College — wrestling, intramurals. Mathematics major. A smooth operator among the local co- eds and a regular in the l ' nion. Third Companv, Sec- ond Platoon M.P.O. SECOND CLASS IIARRV L. EMERSON Rockford, Illinni . I ' liiver- sity of ChicaKO. Iniver ity i)f Vi con in — band, fenciiiK tfain. Cheml try major. Rhythm (iobs, intramurals. I ' nion hound, ace bridne player, composer, arranger. Quiet, forceful, and a clear thinker. Fourth Company, Fir t Platoon M.P.O. JOHN M. FLEISSNT.R Wau vato a, Wisconsin. Mar- quette l ' niversit -, Wisconsin. Electrical engineerinf;. A.I. E.E., Engine Club. Vou know he ' s from Milwaukee the way he cherishes that Saturday beer. Hard worker and a sure success for the field he ' s picked iti electron- ics. Student chaplain. ALBERT A. FOLOP ' ' A. A. " Indianapolis, Indi- ana. Butler I ' niversity — ♦ H 2. Depauw University — orchestra. Colleague of American Guild of Organ- ists. Mathematics major, Entre Nous, orchestra. Quiet, erticient, and a top man in all courses. Third Company C.P.O. ROBERT L. (JLAP " Bob. " Omaha, Nebraska. Omaha IT. Peru Slate Teach- ers College, Nebraska. Math- ematics major. Soonrr Hoist. orchestra. Hob is one of the top men in the class in both aptitude and N.S. courses. Current interests are the Kappa House and psychiatrv. Fourth Company ComnKind- Rl ' SSEI.L S. HIBBS " Rus». " Cape (Jirardiau, Missouri. William Jewel College and Park College, Missouri — boxing, track. Mathematics major. Soniirr lloisi, intranuirals, boxing. Wants lo lead the soldier-of- fortune life after release from the service. N. R. O. T. C. MfCI.EI.I-AN R. FELLOWS " Mac " Detroit, .Vlichigan. Notre n a m e — Scholastic Weekly, Scrip, Junto, Liter- ary Society, Chess .VIen. Managing Editor for the Sooner Hoist and Navy edi- tor for the Sooner Yearbook. English major. A passion for Shakespeare, T. S. Elliott, and Harriet Freeman. LOnS B. FLEMING " The Fly. " Pasadena, Cali- fornia. Stanford I ' niversity. Central College, Missouri. Sports and news broadcasting for WN.- n, sports editor for Oklahoma Daily, editor for the Sooner Hoist, . .V. cor- respondent for university athletics. The man with the connections. Batt. C.P.O. TRAVIS W. FREEMAN Chicago, Illinois. I ' niversity of Illinois. Mathematics ma- jor. Junior ' arsit ' Football, swimming, intramurals, NRO TC rifle team. Takes recre- ation h jumping in blankets. Ruiniing a close race at the Kappa House. Fourth Com- pany, Second Platoon M.P.O. JOHN J. (;OLnEN " Jake. " Long Beach, Cali- fornia. Long Beach Jiuiior College. Missouri Valley College. English major. Circulation Manager for the Sooner Hoist — intramurals — and a I ' nion hound. Quiet and a pointed sense of humor. JOSEPH 1 ' . IHCKEV " Pat. " Warren, Ohio. Case SchiM)l of .Applied Science, Ohio. Mechanical engineer- ing. 1 . . A.S.M.K. Busi- ness Manager for the Sooner Hoist. . set chin and match- ing character. I ' lans to go into law. Joan Kirkpatrick. Fourth Company, Second Pla- toon Commander. Pago 36 SECOND CLASS ROBKRr n. IIOI.BROOK " R. D. " Pclroit. MicliiKan. riiivtrsil of Micliiy.Tii — hocki , H " i. aiul iiitr;iiiuir;ils. - A K, Airiinaiilical I ' n :i- iirtTiiiK- I ' litjiiH ' rliili, Junior V ' arvitv l ' (M tball, briilKC, Mar first hasfinan. Lillian Krcpps. Fa oritt pastiiiit ' v art ' oiiija hoards ami snooker. I.YMAN V. KAIL " Kfllv. " SaKinaw, Michigan. Bay City Junior College, MirhiKnn. Northwest Mis- soviri State learhers t ' ollene. Knulish major who plans to no into personnel work after duty with the Navy. A tier- man love for heer. The part " hov and woman ' s man. ROBKRT C. KNISELV ■nad. " Toledo. Ohio. l " ni- versit " of Toledo — Honor Roll, intramurals. Marquette Iniversity. Chemical engi- neering. Quite a sage in his infrequent serious moods and a consistently high man in N.S. courses. The women oc- cupy the bulk of his waking moments. WARREN L. M cD()NAI.n " Mac. " Western Springs, Il- linois. Northwestern I ' niver- sity — i T social fraternity, Intramurals, and Student Council. Notre Dame. Rose Marie Yoimg. High scho- lastic standing. . .I.E.E. Quiet. The great " Stone Face " . Third Company Gui- don Bearer. CARLOS n. McClLLOCGH " Mac. " Fayette, Missouri. Central College, Missouri — boxing, swimming, class pres- ident. -X A. Mathematics major. Junior ' arsity F K)t- ball, intramurals, track. Clear headed, athletic, and a quick thinker. Fourth Com- pany, First Platoon Com- mander. Page 37 N. R. O. T. C. FRANKLIN E. ISGRIG " Frank. " .North Hollywood, California. Los Angeles City Ccillegc. Peru State Teach- ers College, Nebraska. Civil engineering. American Soci- etv of Civil F ngineers, En- gine Club. BMOC. One of the better operators in the lo- cal field. A I ' nion hound alternating at the bridge and pool tables. ROBERT M. KIEFF.R " The Character, " Long Beach, California. Long Beach Junior College — track .Vlissouri Valley College- track, V-12 Company Com- mander, Honor Society. Jun- ior arsit Football. The radical and extreme liberal- ist. His interests are Russia, Waves, and bridge. Color Guard. MELVIN R. KROEPER " Mel. " F ' Ikhart, Indiana. Purdue liiiversity — basket- hall manager, - N, intramu- rals. History major. Bridge, women, and crossword puz- zles. A man whose interests and aptitudes point to success with the fleet. JAMES P. McCOCRT " Jim. " Chicago, Illinois. Notre Oame — Commerce Fo- rum, Wrangler Society. Busi- ness student. Earnest and hard working, Jim expects to go into hotel management after the war. Interested in the Illinois Central. Third Companx, Second Platoon Commander. HAROLD McCJRAW " Daddy. " Carthage, New ' ork. .American Cniversity, Washington, D. C. — vice- president for freshman class, tennis " A " . ' estern Michi- gan College — orchestra, in- tramurals. Expert drill mas- ter. . ' n affable personality but " those damn First Class- men " . Third Co. Command- er. SECOND CLASS ANCAL NEAL Morrilton, Arkansas. Arkan- sas State Tfarhers ColleRe- Arkansas A. and M. Civil fnginecrinK. Engine Club. A man who ranks close to the top in both N.S. and col- lege courses. Quiet, serious, and Renuinely reflective about the future. HAROLD RK IITER " Rick. " Cranford, New Jer- sev. I ' niversity of Michigan. Mechanical eneineering. Sooner IIolsl. Engine Club, A.S.M.E. Jersey accent with the last word. An outstand- ing man in N.S. and college courses that suffer little from continual girl trouble. JOSEPH F. SCHAFF " Joe. " Pataskala, Ohio. Ohio State t ' niversity. Marquette I ' niversity. Mechanical engi- neer. Union Activities Board, Sooner HoisI, intramurals, II T i). Major interest is in Chicago. He seldom speaks but it ' s usually important. Battalion Sub-Commander. WII.MAM A. SNYDER ' Bill. " Ridge Farm, Illinois. I ' niversity of Illinois — ' I ' II -, intramurals. Football, pistol team, rifle team, track. Math- ematics major. Easy going on the campus but a demon in class with onlslandirig grades in N.S. Flo Btiming. CLARENCE A. VICKU ' ND " Vic. " Iron Mountain, Mich- igan. Michigan Tech. I ' ni- versitv of Wivonvin — Bill Coldie Trophv, Major " W " in track. Mechanical engi- neering. " I ' 11 -. Track, " O " Club, Engine Club, Sooner Hoist, Big Six Mile and Two-Mile Championship. Third Company, First Pla- toon Commander. N. R. O. T. C. RICHARD PICKETT Dick. " El Paso, Texas. I.oiig Beach Juni tr College — track. Missouri ' alley Col- lege — Hying s |uadron, Na- tional Honor Society, intra- murals. Junior ' arsity Foot- ball, track. Nothing worries him, happy go lucky, quick wit. Favorite pastime is the sack. CR.XUi M. ROWLEY ■C. .M. " Rosslord, Ohio. I ' niversity of Michigan — hockey, swimming, intramu- rals. BHII. Junior Varsity Football, Sooner HoisI. Spends his leisure time in the Kappa House or the I ' nion. Ca-ual. typical college Joe, the pla biiy, a great Iwy on a partv. RAY.MOND M. SMITH " Smiltv. " Sioux City, Iowa. Iowa State I ' niversity. Law- rence College, Wisconsin — s w i m m i n g , intranuirals. Morningside College, Iowa. Physics major. - 11 1. Has no time for local amours but is fiillv satisfied with the girl back home. Third Companv, First Platoon M.P.O. JANU ' .S R. TOMLINSON " lonuny. " Toledo, Ohio. Iniversilv of Michigan — BMOC. I ' niversity of To- Uilo — .V ' I ' " . intramurals. I ' nion .Activities Hoard, . .S. M.T.., Sooner lloisl. Engine Club, Mechanical engineer- ing. The bachelor and mar- iner. AKHUK I is " . rl. " Chicago, Illinois. P irdue I ' niversitN, Indiana. Member of vludent branch of . .I.( ' h.l ., lugine Club, (hernical engineering. Plans 1.1 go into the held of organic chemistry alter the war. High scholastic standing. Little Eiui. Page 38 NRDTC UNDERCLASSMEN L. K. John D. Henrv L. John ' . Frank .A. Walter J. JOH.V H. H. S. AOAMSflN Albright .Allen- .Allen, Jr. .Anderson .Anderson AL ' STI.V Baer, Jr. Gen. Engr. Gen. Engr. Engineering Engineering Engineering Engineering Engineering Engineering Tabor. Iowa Muskogee Verden Cogar Hes Moines, la. Sioux City, la. Pauls Valley Pittsburg, Kans Clifiord W. Charles A. Flovd E. George D. Emil David Marshall M. Otto G. Robert F. Barnhart Bazata Bender BiSCHOFF Brasel Brown Brown Brown Engineerinp; Engineering Engineering CJen. Engr. Engineering Engineering Engineering Engineering Oklahoma City Chicago, III. .Ames, Iowa St. Louis, Mo. Haskell Hollywood. Calif. San .Antonio, Tex. Moline. 111. MiLFERD O. T. R. Edward H. Frank W. Robert K. Millard James R. G. Davis Brlss -old Bivip Carpenter Cole Collins Cl ' .MVIINGS Clrnltt Engineering KnKinrering Engineering Engineering Engineering Engineering Engineering Engineering Orangeville, Manly, Iowa Waterloo, Iowa .Aurora, 111. Tishomingo Wilkinsluirg , Pa. Enid .Amarillo, Tex. Utah Charles L. Eugene E. W. F. Richard . . HOL l.v G. T M. Dennis Diane Dozios Eichler Fieseler Ford Frazier G ANN AWAY Gardner Acacia Engineering, Gen. Engr. Engince ring Eng neering AE Engineering EnKinreriin; St. Louis, Fort Dodge Bclhlrhem. Dall as, Texas Civil Engr. State Center, Odar RapiiK, la. Missouri Iowa Pennsylvania Corpus Christi, Tex. Iowa WlIXIAM DlDLEV Kave Robert George F. Richard L. II ermann Bernard E. CJILLII.LAVD Graham Emmitt H MI. Harper MARRINtrrON HEINE.MANN Hendricks Engineering Gen. Engr. Engineering Engineiring Eng neering Engineering Engineering Waterloo. Iowa Oklahoma City I ' niversity City, Mo. Banner, Wyo. Mai one, N. V. Chicago, III. Aurora, III. Page 39 John V. Hill KiiKineeriiiK Portland, OreKnn ROBRRT C. Kmsely Chcm. Ei)(;r. Toledo, Ohio Cl.EN Morris KiiKiiieeriiiK El Reno Forrest E. Rogers EiiKineerinK Wichita, Kans. Joiix B. I ' PHOKK KiiKineeriiiK 1-os Angelo, Calif. Edward Jabev EiiKinreriiiK Kaiisa Cit , Mis ouri William H. KOESIC Engineering Des Moines, la. E. R. MVERS ( en. Engr. Oenver, Colo. W. I.. Rowland Engineering Newkirk C. H. Wacsek Engineering Chandler Tno.vfAS C. JOBE Engineering .Arlington, N ' irginia Frank .-Kndrew KosiK Engineering Chicago, III. Charles H. McIlratii Engine ering Bntte, Mont. . ' Vllex R. Johnson Engineering Ma(|ui)keta, Iiiwa W. C. Kl BEC I- ngineering Oes , Ioine , la. SA.M R. Noble Engineering .Ardmore Jesse L. Alex- Ruble Seymour Engineering Engineering CJreensburg, Ind. Jacksonville, Tex. Hobart Leon Walker Engineering Chickasha n. W. Johnson Engineering Simix Cit , Iowa John C. I. EH is Engineering Borger, Texar R. E. OReuir (!en. Engr. Topeka, Kan- Merman DOWEI.L Johnson Engineering Oakland. Calif. E. C. LiNDENBERf: (len. Engr. Fort Wayne, Ind. Ernest Painter (Jen. Engr. Council Hliiff W. H. Johnson Engineering (lentry, -Arkansas la. Donald E. Sumner M. Shureen Sot i rn ' Engineering I ' .ngintering So. Pasadena, Cal. Kenilworth, III. John F. Keating Engineering Loveland, Colorado Stephen F. C. LuRTZ Morgan (Jeneral CJen. Engr. Fair Haven, Mich. Webb City Charles William William F. put ier ra.msevek Mech. Engr. Engineering Waterloo, la. Lovcll Jack B. Weigand Engineering Pasadena. Calif. William F. ' OUNG Engineering Kansas Citv, Md Richard R. Taylor I ' ngineering Oak Park. III. David E. Zacharhs Engineering Philadelphia, Pa. Sol Teitei.baum Engineering Chicago, 111. Robert H. zoei.lner Engineering Den ' er. Colo. NRDTC UNDERCLASSMEN Page 40 Wll 1 1 VM LOWEI.I, S. 11. Bill. W. K. AllKl .■ l EXANDER Akers . ' n mow Mich. I ' liRr. Chem. Engr. i X Mech. Engr. Sha % lu-p Mrna, .Arkansas Civil Engr. I.ubhnck, Texas A.S.M.K. r T, T H II Nashville, Tenn. II Tl ' n) illl■l■r ' Club A.I.Ch.E. Engineers ' Club I ' .ngineers ' Club Vice-President A.S.C.E. Band. Junior arsitv Ftxitball Pres. Senior Class Has I ' liii.ii ' Robert W. John S. IIakoi.d AsHiov Bax Baci.ev Black Chetn. KiiEr. Petroleum F.ngr. Pharmacy Petroleum Engr. Sweet Home, Ore. Hcrbv, Colorado Henderson, Tex. Oklahoma City P. E. Club A.I.Ch.K. 1 ' . i;. Club Drugstore 1 Mnineers ' Club A.S.M.E. Cowbovs Engineers ' Club N.ivv Choir o.r.Ph.A. .M.C.A. Council ■ Frwiv M. I.. G. William E. - - liK (. JIHKIt) Bralr Blrns EI ricabft»Ur. T Meili. EiiKr. •I ' AO Engineering Texarkana, Ark. . ' rch. Engr. .■Mtus is Vtua . »f 3 Millel Indianapolis, Ind. Band M-i ' Cv ' J yr .M.C.A. Tecton v-r " • ' ' ' «6 ' «. «» Kouiul Table A.I.Ch.E. Iiiler-faitli Engineers ' Club A t Council Morris V. jA.MEs Owen RoRERT Dale J. c. » Cavfs Centers Clark Clalgiiton ' ' I ' liHineeriiiK i ' r A AXA Electrical Engr. Alius Chem. Engr. Electrical F.ngr. Amarillo, Texas T H II, 2 T Dswego. Oregon Boulder Citv, . ' V.I.E.E. (K-iieral Engi- A.I.Ch.E. Nevada Engineers ' Club neers ' Club Vice-President A.I.E.E. Secy. Engineers ' Club Engineers ' Club I.EROV A. 11. A. Jack J. Coe R. 0. CI.A FIAKER Cl.OER Civil Engr. Collins Chem. Kngr. Engineering uha Citv. Calif. Mech. Engr. Hlackuell Porlerville, Calif. TO, AK ' I ' Colusa, Calif. T H 11, X I. Engineers ' Club Track Engineers ' Club 11 KN A.S.C.E. V.-Pres. A.I.Ch.E. A.I.E.E. Engr. Club Pres. " 0 " Club Senior Class Pres. Richard F. William G. Donald Bee Herbert c;. Coi, F.MAN ' Copexhaver Cravviord CUNNINfJllAM Engineering Mech. Engr. •i r A Aero Engr. Penver. Colo. Alamogordo, Chem. Engr. Little Rock. Ark. A.I.Ch.E. New Mexico Ponca Citv A.S.M.E. Engineers ' Club A.S.M.E. A X i:, r t Engineers ' Club IITr, Tn A.I.Ch.E. I.A.S. TBII, i;T Engineers ' Club St. Pat ' s Council Navy Chorus C. David R. M. K. James Daichetee Day Downs Duncan- Engineering Civil Engr. Mech. Engr. Electrical Engr. .• niarillo, Texas Lodi, California Phoenix, Ariz. Amarillo, Texas II TS Tfi A.S.C.E. A.S.M.E. A.I.E.E. A.S.M.E. " O " Club Engineers ' Club Engineers ' Club I.A.S. Engineers ' Club Track Donald I " ). V. B. Brooks E. H. Robert D. ESGI.E Fl.AXICIN Flippen Foley .• ero Engr. Electrical Engr. Engineering Electrical Engr. Stillwater Claremore Dallas, Texas Holhwood. Cal. I.A.E.S. r T, T B II, II K X V.M.C.A. Engineers ' Club Engineers ' Club A.I.E.E. Engineers ' Club 11 K N Basketball A.S.M.E. A.I.E.E. Aero Club St. Pat ' s Council V-12- ' ' ( lihrary ' s such a loncl fort, ' iw llnrt ivrr tourl. tCt " At ' j ■ ' ■» ' I . Although their sleep is not a sh ' ii-ing The prof finds laziness annoying. William G. D. W. John S. Russell P. Freitas Frey Frey Fkitchev Electrical Kngr. Mech. Engr. + 2K Civil Engr. Oakland, Calif. Oakland, Calif. Chem. Engr. Pasadena, Calit. TBn, 11 K N AK Portland, Oregon .A.S.C.E. A.I.E.E. A.I.Ch.E., Secy. Engineers ' Club Engineer-. ' CKib Engineers ' Club Track Basketball Clinton- Donald M. L. L. Travis Leonard Flhrmanv,- GiLLElT Gauart Gordv EnRineerinc Engineering Civil Engr. Mech. Engr. Caldwell, Kansas Challenge, Fountain, Colo. Benton, .Arkansas Engineers ' Club California Tfi Rhythm (Jobs HKN Engineers ' Club A.S.C.E. Joe Mercer Jack Jack R. John T. Harley G READY Gross Hamilton 2 AR Aern Engr. Chem. Engr. Petroleum Engr. Mech. Engr. Wills Point, Tex. Moore .Andrews, Texas Tulsa St. Pat ' s Council AXi:, TBn T B II, i: T TV. A.I.A.S. i:T P. E. Club Tr. Class Pres. A.S.M.E. Jr. Class Treas. Engineers ' Club V ' arsitv Football Engineers ' Club A.S.M.E. A.S.M.E. A.I.Ch.E. St. Pat ' s Council Lee Robert E. Rov C. Grove Robert Harrisbercer Hawkins Highiower Hoi.comb Aero Engr. Engineering Engineering Civil Engr. Ponca Cit ' Ft. Smith, Ark. Purccll Reno, Ne ' atla nT2, T " TO .A.S.C.E. Engineers ' Club Engineers ' Club Engineers ' Club I.A.S. Cheerleader St. Pat ' s Council St. Pat ' s Council A.S.M.E. A.S.M.E. V.M.C.A. C. R. Grover W. James E. Wallace D. Howard Hughes Johnston Johnston Aero Engr. Aero Engr. Mechanical Engr. Civil Engr. Paden Little Rock, Ark. Duncan Bridgeville. nT2:, TO Engineers ' Club A.S.M.E. California I.A.S. II Ti: Engineers ' Club A.S.C.E. Engineers ' Club A.S.M.E. LA.S. Rhvthni Gobs R. I. Bill C. Lawrence C. William John Jl ' lINKF Kanricii Keaton- Keri 11 Chetn. Eiif ' r. Cieneral Engr. Engineering Electrical I-.ngr. Portland, Oregon Ontario, Oregon Amarillo, Texas Sacramento, Engineers ' Club II Tr T!) California St. Pat ' s Council I.A.S. TBII. II K , ZT I ' .iigincfrs ' Chill A.LE.K. JOR E, Carter K. K. FoRRKsr KiMnKOinir Bourland King King Kirki ' Mrick Civil Engr. Civil Engr. Mech. Engr. Civil Engr. Mrrkcl, Texas Ozark, Arkansas Enid Tonkawa Engineers ' Club II Tl T nil, :;t A.I.C.E. I ' ngincers ' Club Ifnion Activities A.I.C.K. Board L. Gene George Robert WiiinM Walter KiTCHEV K.mepper Kno-x Kl MAN Engineering Arch. I ' ngr. Elect. Engr. ■I ' r A Oklahoma City Fostoria, Ohio Las Vegas, Nev. Mech. Engr. Engineers ' Club Band A.I.E.E. I ' ortlaiid, Oregon A.I.E.E. Tecton .A.S.M.E. Engineers ' Club Engineers ' Club p t kit Mjt_M.A I ' llOMAS II. JOEI. RoHERr R. Richard IXMBDIN I.AMBP.RT Lal ' cheao Lemox Mrrli. Eii({r. r A K Engineering Aero Engr. Powrll, Wvo. Engineering Stockton, Calif, Kl Reno I.A.S. llolU (irove. Ark. !• . +. II K X TBn KiiKinriT- ' Club II Ti:, T ' .. ' Engineer ' Club I.A.S. SlEVRN M. Wavve E. C. W ' n.i.iAM VLVRCLS A. l.mi.K I.OC1I LOKEV Lov Mrrli. KiiKf. Civil Engr. Civil Engr, Engineering Cariiu-I, Calif. Omaha, Nebr. Slaton, Texas Coudersport, Pa. . K ' !• A.S.C.E. A.S.C.E. Engineers ' Club As M.I-. P. E. Club Junior ' arsily Football TBII ClIAKI.ES Jack I.. Edgar M. P. J. Magiirf MAvnEvii.i.E McBrioe McCann I ' .lfilrical KiiKr. Engineering Civil Engr, Chem. Engr. Oxford, Indiana Oklahoma City Pardanelle, . rk. Oklahoma Citv 1 1 K .V A.S.C.E. TBII IT .V.I.K.E. Engineers ' Club .A.I.Ch.E. l ' .riKinfrr ' Club John I). Robert JoHx Price Doyle W. McCarthy McCl.lRE McCli.i.olgh McKeever . t-ro l " .n(;r. Engineering KHII Electrical Engr. Oklahoma Citv Lindsav Chem Engr. Marlow A.I.A.S. A.I.Ch.E. Denver, Colorado A.I.E.E, Engineers ' Club IT, T 14 II Band A.I.Ch.E. St. Pat ' s Council Navy Glee Club WlM lEID II. R. Frank Brooks Rob Roy McMl RTRF.V McOvvEv Meek .Minister Klertrical Engr. Petroleum Engr. Gen. Engr. Engineering Potcau Long Beach, Tulsa Glendale, Calif. K . ! K T K 11 California r T Cnion .Activities II K . ' P. E. Club, General Engi- Board, V.-Prrs. Junior ' arsity President neers Club, Pres, Engineers ' Club Football T B 11. Treas, Choral Club John II. Chii.ds Merritt a. Neai.e Gordon B. Moore Morris Civil Engr. Gates Mech. Engr. Mech. Engr. Eureka, Calif. Chem. Engr. CarneKie Cowden. Illinois TBn, i:T Wichita Falls. IITi: TBn i:T Navv Quartet Texas A.S.M.E. nx:: A,S.C.E. Encineers ' Club A.S.M.E. Engineers ' Club T ' . Engineers ' Club I ' nion .Activities Board, Feet El.MER .A. C. L. Cari. Dick Oi.sov OSBI ' RS Pankratz Peddycoart Petroleum Engr. Mech. Engr. Mech, Engr. Mech. Engr. Hollywood, .Antlers . marillo, Texas Oklahoma Citv California Choral Club LA.S. nT2 Pres., Tfi Engincer ' Club Engineers ' Club A,S.M.E. .A.S.M.E. P. E. Club A.S.M.E. St. Pat ' s Council Engineers ' Club Varsity Football Robert C. Marshai.i. Perrv David Loue John- E. Popkess Pesderorait Electrical Engr. Pierce Ae ( " leo. Engr. Reno, Nevada ♦ rA Aero Engr. Little Rock, Ark. Cheerleader Civil Engr, Dewev P. E. Club Soonerette Dir. Tulsa n T :;, T n Engineers " Club Frontier Week A.S.C.E. Engineers ' Club Committee Engineers ' Club LA.S. Engineers ' Club A.S.M.E. A.I.E.E. TBn " Esquire " reading ' s really stvrll. Just ask I.augheiul and Tactivell. It ' s (Jnrrifac ' s " Shiistn ' Thai Scth ' s kinda list a. -12-45 Edward T. J. Norm AN Hill W. Lester Porter Roberts Roberts Chein. Kngr., ATS! Fllectrical Engr. r A K Salem, Oregon Mech. En Kr. Frederick Petroleum F ' rigr. Engineers ' Club Eureka, N evada A.I.K.E. Watonga A.I.Ch.E. A.S.M.E. Engineers ' Club Engineers ' Cluli Engineers Club St. Pat ' s Council P. E. Club Pah. T. Theron J. R. C. E. ROBRRDS, Jr. Robinson Ron ev ROSEBOOM Civil EiiKr. (Jen. E-iig r. Mech. Engr. (Jen. Engr. Wilson Stillwater Phillips, Texas Perry A.S.C.E. Engineers Club Engineers ' Club Ennineers ' Club Jack Eugene G. Kenneth R. RflSCOE Rule Sauer SCHEFFE Civil F.ngr. i:x Civil Engr. Electrical Engr. Eureka, Calif. Mech. En er. Phoenix, Arizona Enid TRII i;T Little Rock, Ark. .A.S.C.E., vice Engineers ' Club A.S.C.E., Enci- V-12 Cho ral Club pres. Senior Class A. .Y..V.. necrs ' Club prcs. A.S.MjE. L.K.O.T. St. Pat ' s Council Varsity Track L.K.O.T. St. Pat ' s Council Ken W. R. W. W. Fred SCHEI.I.I.VC Scott Shipley SlEDENSTRANt;, J Civil Engr. Petroleum Engr. Electrical Engr. Chcm. F igr. Visalia, Calif. Checotah .Artesia, N. M. .Aniarillo, Texas A.S.C.E. Engineers Club ■!• II i: T HII A.LCh.E. Engineers ' Club iT Engineers ' Club Herbert B. Rav.mond K. Wh.i.iam C. R. M. Sieves Sweet Sylvester Talbot (Jen. Engr. Civil Eng r. Petroleum Engr. ( hem. Engr. Tuttle Eureka, C alif. Denver, Colorado Albanv, Oregon Engineers ' Club . ' V.S.C.E. Senior Class vice A.LCh.E. ieneral Engineer Engineers Club pres. Engineers ' Club Club, Band St. Pat ' s Council Jr. Varsity Footba Co-Capt. Track Senior I.etterman Joshua M. Curtis B. A. John Tharp Threlkei.d TORCERSON Perolcuni Engr. (Jeneral V -ngr. Electrical Engr. Snviler, Arkansas Tonkawa El ko, Nevada P.E. Club THIl, i;T A.LE.K. Engineers ' Club F ngineers Club Engineers ' Club St. Pat ' s Council (Jeneral F -ngi- neers ' Club T. E. Kenneth Pale James L. Vanbuskirk ' OVLES Williams Electrical Engr. Civil Eng r. ICngiiieeriiig Kansas Citv, Mo. Phoenix, ri nna X ' isalia. Calif. THIl, 11 K .N F lngineerv A.S.C.E. Club II Tl, T 11 II A.S.M.E. Engineers ' Club Jons H. Jack E. J. W. Wilson-, Jr. Windham Wricht Arts and Sciences Civil Eng r. Mech. I ' ligr. Ft. Smith, Ark. New Cast A. S. C. I le, Tex. Lubbock, Tcxav T H II, II Ti; Engineers Club A.S.M.E. i drA A ISi l o o ' f 5 c " •1 4 : V-12 UNDERCLASSMEN H. ErnsNF. ABBOTT rivil Ener. NiaKara F ' alls X.Y Robert H. . lKRIlAfH Elertrirnl En r . Sheridan. Vyo. I.. Cl.AIRK At .STILL Engineering .Viidrews. Ind. Wkslkv H. liAKKK Clieni. Engr. Oklahoma Cily R. . . Hakbkro Chem. Engr. Pittsburg. Kansas JOHX J. Barrktt Engineering Bronx, X. Y. Cily KollKRT KI.MBLK Bas sktt F ngincering X. Hollywood, Cal. R[CHARI J. Baler fech. Engr. Tulsa Rov M. Bell Engineering Saluda. Xorlh Carolina Tharlks I.. BR.4.SOX, Jr. En nperine Pinevillp, La Rav Bkrrndzkn Electrical Engr Wallers Clark NCK E. BKRIi.MAX Engitieering St. Louis. Mo. Emkrsos F. Hkkxtskn Engineering Salt Lake Cit.v, Ctah Port R. Bkzxkr Electrical Engr. Mexico, Mo. .MiKK T. ltlK.MINi:HAM Kngini ' ering Topeka. Kans. «. B. Blakkstad Electrical Engr. Tulsa Edward Harry BoLLINIiKR Electrical Engr. Terre Haute, liid. Bart Breti X Engineering Oklahoma City Alan CKAwroRn BRIIillS Electrical En in . Lou Angeles, Cal. HoWARIi .T. M. RKI.S ' KfiAR • HRITTAIN ' Electrical Engr. Engineering Bhximington. In !. Chickasha KlIBKRT (J. Brown Electrical Engr. Shenandoah. la. John Jamks Bcrt Electrical Engr. National City. Ca Ravmond s. Mykim Electrical Engr. . Modesto. Calif. WlMIDROW V. C, MKRnN F.ngineering Erivin. X. C. Rii HARD Lee Carter . rchitecl. Engr. El Reno Flovd Lee Electrical Engr. Wichita Falls.Tex Dkas O. riiAnwic K KnirintMTinK Sibley. luWM HoLAXti rilA.MIMnX. K 1 Electrical Engr Pekiii. Illin( i ROBKRT C. ClIARLKS. i A O I eIroleuni Engr. HarllesvillH PlIII.LIf fiRAXT ClIKSKIlROClill . erii Engr, Stockton. Calif. Howard J. ClIKISTIK Eleclriral Engr. Ilawlhorne. Cal. IRVIX (f. Ciiroxistkr Eleclriial Engr Blue Springs. Mo. Marvin Lvsx COLK Civil Engr. Flippin, -Ark. Thosias Carlk CONRATH Engineering . le. andria. Va. Clark Constant Electrical Engr. Oklahoma City D. 0. CORBIN- Electrical Engr. Shawnee .loiix M. CfMMIX ' i.S Engineering Crescent I ).MIXI( K J. I KHITFTT » .Vero Engr. While Plains. X.Y LkroV a. DlKKOKIi Mech. Engr, Cleveland. Ohio David E. DOWK Engineering Danielson, Conn Ross Lkk DOVLK Engineering .lenks Kkxxeth DixoAX. ♦AH Civil Engr. Bartlesville I.AMOXT Eltinoe Electrical Engr. Chicago. HI. John Harrison E.MIIRV Chem. Engr. Oklahoma Cily RdBKRT .loSKl ' ll Kan MX.; Enffinei-rinif Vinita F.tMJAR Eari. FlLUKS Engineering Ft. Smith. Ark. RiinKRT FLoon Electrical Engr. Frankfort. Kans JAMKS (JlllBS Engineering .San lliego. California J. V. (iiLi.ia Electrical Engr. i ' lyinouth. Massai-litisetis Hknrv Harscii Engineering Sniilhton. Mo. Harold C. Hartman Electrical Engr. Woodston. Kans. Fred Eccjenk Hawi.kv Engineering Pasadena. Calif. V. L. Hkarn Engineering Laurel. Mis.sissippi .lOIlN R Hkrr(i Klertrinil Ener. San Marino. Cal. ClIARLKS V. Hll.l. rhein. Engr. Bonham. Texas .lACK IIlXIKI.KV Mech. Engr. Tulsa Bkrtik Lkk IloLliKR Eleclrii-al Engr. Calico Rock, Ark. ROBKRT V. Hi BBARII Electrical Engr. (ilenwor)d Spr.. Colorado .T. Thomas HfcKLKBKRRV Gen. Engr. Shaltuck H. W. HcnsoN ■h At) Gen. Engr. Walsonville. Cal. John W. Hint. Jr. Civil Engr. Norman Howard E. IRHV Engineering Wil.Hon DiCATl ' R B. .lArKSOS Engineering Holly (Jrove. Ark John G. jArK.SON Mech. Engr, Angleton. Texan RICHARD C. Li.ovD M. .rosKPii T. Eabl If. Donald Jonks W. R. Richard H. Jackson Jansii k Jrrkin.s Johnson Electrical Engr. Kinchkloe Kkndall Mech Engr. Civil Engr Electrical Engr Mech. Engr. Great Fall. . Electrical Engr. Mech. Engr Phillips. Texas Fairmont. Minn. Oklahoma City Tulsa Montana (Iklahoma City Santa Ana. Calif Thomas C. Kirk WOOD Engineering Kansas City. Mo. Habrv Louis kocubrck Electrical Kngr. St. Louis, Mo. Edward Kelson Locke EngineerinK Fort Madison, In. MrKRAV Paul M( KiNXKV Elpctriciil Engr. l uranl ROBKRT C. PKKRV Gfol. Entrr. Columbus, Ohio Darold L. Reckling fien. EnfTT. Waverly, Nebr, Fredrick Wm. Shkltox. Jr. Encineorinff Great Bend. Kan. Arthur G. Takkl Encinpprinff Louisville. Ky. Howard C. Ward Electrical Enffr. Medina. Ohio H. Don Kkouse Enpineering Gary. Indiana Harry A. Locke Civil EngT. Jackson. Mich. .torepii c. Marciial Electrical Engr. Tell City. Ind. A. E. Petri K Engineering Caldwell. Kansas Robert J. Reese Engineering Wichita, Kans. Wayne C. .Sencexbauc.h Electrical Engr. Seattle, Wash. H. Frank Taylor. Jr. Electrical Engr. Lubbock. Texas Richard Rye Watkixs Engineering Chickasha Tom MR Joe Lambertson Chem. EngT. Merced ' s. Texas William Oran loyklace Petroleum Engr. Stevenson. Ala. I EAX MORCAXSOX AH . rrh. Engr. ■ MeMiphis, Te.xas Haymoxd 1). PlIILLIP.S Electrical Engr. Norman Joe a. Rkiiardsox Engineering Sherman, Texas GKORflE SOURIS Engineering Si. Louis, Mo. ROBBY O. TirACKFR Merh. Engr. Oklahoma City Howard G. Whitehouse Merh. f ngr. Lf ' lmnnii Jet.. Ky. U. L. Ledbktter Civil Engr. Oklahoma City Ralph Macy Chem. Engr. El Reno Curtis K. MosER. Jr. Engineering Collinsville n. S. PIERSOX Engineering Salt Lake Citv. rtah UnllERT E. RlCllAKDSnX Electrical Engr. Salt Lake City. Utah Calyix E. Spacek Engineering Gonzales, Texas Melvin R. Thomsox Engineering Middlebush. X. J. Dale R. WlCHMAX Electrical Ensr. Kansas City, Mn. IIAXIEL VaNTE Leaxdek Elertrical Engr. Solomon. Kansas 1Iahkix ;t()x W. Ma Karlani) Electrical Engr. Wilmington, Cal. Pat MiRPllv Civil Engr. Siillwaier Harold Joe LE i i Mech. Engr. Duncan JAi K K Lemax Engineering Pomona. Calif. I EAN A. Wallace P. LKNlUlXCi LIND Engineering Electriral Engr. Hunt ' gt ' n Pk. Cal. Lus Angeles. Cal. R. V. McAfee Olcax James A 7 McCollam Petroleum Engr. Civil Engr. Tulsa ' hicago, Illinois Juiix T. Ml DiiNXELL Chem. Engr. Tulsa William F. Ml Ixtirf Engineering Corpus Chri iristi. Tex. Hu ;o A. MV ' KRS Elertrical Engr. Lansing, Mich. THO.MAS R. Fraxk IVlLK PooHMAN lienj. Engr. Engineering Memphis. Tenn. Tulsa CHAKLE8 I). Xewtox Engineering McLoud JOHX J. POPP Engini-ering Kl CJimpo. Texas JoHx Philip Mac Rupxow Joseph Fraxch ItlVKS 1 X S AXLOX Meeh. Engr. fillectrical Engr. Engineering Hnrger. Texas Xorman Dawson. N. M. Howard Vircil J. S. Staxley Stites Straxce Civil Engr, Arts and Sciences Merh. Engr. Hattle Creek. Mich. Tulsa Oklahoma City RhHARD JOHX VMTOR OBERT Oi.DEX Engineering rhi-m. Engr. Toledo. Ohio .Vrdniore Ford F. .Iuhx A. Raxn QuiiiLEY EltTtrical Engr. Engineering Herwyn. Shaki r Heights, ( . Illinois Harold Edward William W, SCHXEIDEK .Si IIRKIVKR Engineering Electrical Engr. Quinter, Kansas Xorman JoHX W. STRICKLAXD Geol. Engr. Enid Swketixg Engineering We.stnioreland. Xew York Lewis G. TlMHKRLAKE Civil Engr. Phoenix. . riz. Maryix a. WlKOFK Kneineering Mi ' tz. Missnuri Bex R, Tiptox Chem. Engr. Haslrop. Louisiana JOHX L. WlLLIA.M.« Engineering Jonesboro, . rk. W.M. Cliktox TUKXER Eleetriral Engr. Mt. Prospect, III. MORRI. i F. Williams Engineering Peoria. Illinois Albert M. Rk hard M. VOfiEL WaLDEX Eleetrical Engr. Civil Engr. Texarkana. Tex. Fort Smith. Ark. Bill H. Wilsox Clarence L, K il Wood. Jr. Fine . rts Engineering MeAlesier Tnse:iUK»«ja. . la. V-12 UNDERCLASSMEN lA Pdsed like the rest ot the celebrities to have their picture taken. NROTC irracliiates of Noveiiihcr 1944 are (iene Marshall, Smith Parrat, Jul Morris, Rov Seikel, ami Wavne P ' enniiius. STAFF, first row, left to ri ht: Porter, Aklen, Jones, Aver. Second row: Sims, Aiton, Rostad, Warner, Johnson. Third row: Warii, Tillinj host, Springer, Ilertel. Fourth row: Johnson, 15rown, (iiles, Ilar- man, Hellanil. RIFLF TEAM, first row: Jassmann, Rof ers, R. L. Warner, coach, Mackey, I larrinyton. Second row : Tanner, Dozois, Witbeck, Morris, Tidd. Roh .Min- ister, Joe Schatf, and Bill Wilson line up M Page 47 T. M. (iannaway eyes the punch howl with a gleam characteristic ot one used to the " pink " lenionatle served at the Navv Mess Hall. Party I ' lisliing his grease niaiks is R. ' . Andeison talking to Lt. Conidr. and Mrs. Knock at the Jefferson I louse Dance last August, (dow- ering in the backgrounil is " Bulldog " 1 lale and " Shyster " Wilkinson. (Middle and lower right) I wo ol the more passionate handholders on the campus are Ken Shelling ami Harhara (iranlield. Harold McCiraw, Ancal Neal, ami Arthur Veis are caught on one ol their weekly sojourns at the AI ' ) house. Page 48 Cab Calloway ' s rendition of Beethoven ' s Fifth in the Theta hv- ing room. Appears to he railway station scene minus luggage, for all of us might he railway station scene minus luggage. More Party Marhuul " Scoop " joiinson ami Jean Adams (couple on the right )ascenii the L ' nion stair- way to a Function. " Scoop " in all prob- ahility, is lecturing on the legendary feats of his L SAAF. Kenton King ami (ieorge (irogan ilrinking cokes and enjoying the presence ol the lemales at thi.- Worcester Party in the Skirvin Root last winter, jeanette Hartleson relaxes and listens to Page 49 Bill Akcrs, Cecil Hrcakhill and the character on the rififht are walking armory-ward. W ' c mif ht ha e blackniaileil the Hanking lads for Engine Schddl no hats. Kuggeti inili idualistic traits are not always cranipeii by regimentation, how- ever; and this we are glad to see. A daily bit of study for four ' -12 ' s with (|iii . es. A fast five minutes makes all the ditlerenee sometimes, anil the I ' nion Lounge is (|uiet, except when l-rankie 1 ' row is playing reconls, of course. I ' larl Gray (the tie) anil company make like draftsmen amid involutes ami le e! gear diagrams. OIniously they are happ and well-fed. Wheel might well be an argu- ment for abolition of sweat shops and pass- age of Child Labor legislation in elding lab — a perfectly dandy wa to spend a spring alternoon. Page SO Routine graphcr. the cards, tunny papers and pocket chess sets were quicklv removed from sij ht. Nothinj;;, we are told, so much as a little exercise durinjj; the day. stimulates the mind. Lt. Comdr. Coleman gives ' cm hell in Naval Organization. He is given undivided atten- tion, which in iew of all circumstances, is not too surprising. One ot our never-to-be- forgotten Happy Hours. Everyone is smil- ing — the only logical conclusion being that someone has just fallen of( the stage. A gay and happy group enjoymg the cool clear water of the Field House pool. No tortured expressions; no tirowned corpses: no flailing arms and legs — the picture is obviously posed propaganda. A one-o ' clock class righting manfully to block sleep. Spotting our photo- Page SI Emmett Tidil, commaiulcr ol tlic Color Company, bestows a warm kiss upon his Color (iirl and hiturc witc, Margaret " Muti s " Powell. June Week The unit, drawn up lor the annual June Week resiew on Owen I-ield, listens to the Skipper ' s introduction ol (io ernor Keir. NROTC companies to the lel ' t; ' -12 to the rijfht. The lounj crs in the I ' orefijround are not tired or just independent — they ' re year- hook photographers. N R ) ' [ C Secontl Com- pany (Famous l lii (lain I ' omI St. Won- ilers) ready to receive colors. I niiei " I idii, Bandy, WoodruFi, Kinney, Sparkman, and Fezler, this company placed first in hoth in- spections ami in Iniantry competition the pre- cetlinn week. Normainlie ' s V-12 compaiu stands front ami center to ecei ■e the I loiior Company Cnruion. Taking secoiul in inspec- tion ami infantry ilrill. they made a clean sweep of ' -12 awards. Page 52 Ldwlights (Top Ict ' t) Dcralil I. chow, tootliall hern. pn) cs that his iiitcrkroncc opens holes biy cnoiiLjh to ih-i c a tractor throiij h. He just ran o cr Snorter I.iister — note the happv i-r ' m. As usual carils are pulled out to en- liven a ulooiny Sunday afternoon. The {froup ah() e is being ama ed with a trick. What have we here? It looks as if someone IS pullinj someone ' s lejj;! T pical Navy! Track Week I Captain ami Queen attendants and camera shv Jack Coc — just too. too tired! One of the local track meets keeps the crowd agog. Pago 53 1 knry Tanner, Jack Dodson, and Marl (ira two block a signal while Chief Aiton looks on criticallv. The eager laces ot l.ehow, Drills Bandy, Stover, Penney, Kinney, (jrecne, anti Sparkman dull while Chief Warner explains the inertia-type salvo latch. Those in the Engine School show that the Words or Fight 15ill is being enforced at ( ). l ' . While 1 Krin Johnson takes a round of hearings, " (|uarier- master " Dick 1 larrington takes down the readings, llarolil Mackey slipped in when the Photographer wasn ' t looking. Pago 5 More Drills Willi siwii -12 ' s arouiul the llaj hdg to hoist jiy, it should he only seconds hcforc the ji ' s up. Chief Warner, liar! (iray, (icorjre (irooan, and 1 lenry I ' anner all seem happy ahiiut the whole thin} . They know that the lour inch shell (iene Marshall is sliding into the breech is only made ot wood. lini Trapp went around in that gas mask Inr weeks nuah to Shlrlev i outt ' s disconilOi-t. The men of Cleveland House fall in at their version of atten- tion and muster for morning chow. The little breath of spring with his mouth open must still be sleepy. Page 55 Mail call finds Barney llcmlriiks s catinti; another check Irom liome or a letter trom that " ililK " in taraway Illinois. Side Lights Upper riyht: I A. Haley, Scotty McDerniott, Lt. Comilr. Knock, am! i ,t. Riitlurtoril tak- ing morning coffee in the Union and tliscuss- ing aholition of the gig system. Miiidle right: Ihe ghjom-ricklen figures passing through the chow line are getting a typical meal of potato soup, potato salad, mashed potatoes, and potato pie. washed lioun with a good slug of potato juice. Ted I-ackey watches the fins on pool shark I larris. The dwarf at the enil of the tahle is 1 1. 1 1. Clark, in on a waiver. Pago 56 Navy Smoker lop Ictt: Stxtct Irom l-iuia: Mosrs. IlaUy, I.acc, Kiithcrtnril, Knock, C ' halklcy, ami sailor, fjivc mclodicnis harmony to China Station sonjfs. Left center: (Jiir version of the Rockettes. amid losses of anatomy and, Irom time to time, (|uicken our pulses anil adil est to a lonely evening. I hey sang, too. Ri lit top: Boh Maylield referees a pie smeannii contest lietwecn those two worthies Boh Sto er anil Roft Kenworthy. It enileil in a ilraw and a tastv mess. Lower: I ' larl (ira , slave of all he surveys, stanils wisthilK atop the creaking tower and wonders, and thinks, and wishes to hell. Page 57 Crimmins, tangs gleaming, liot on the trail of a Wave. Such chance encounters at beautiful O. U. often lead to lo cly friendships. And Off Hours beyond. Top right: One of our most nour- ishing pastimes (bridge) practiced by Bob McAfee and Krous, per usual, is dummy. Center right: A week-end — the campus is :dmost stag. Note closely the grim stares, gloomy expressions, hapless looks, l.special- ly bevond the first table, see Marvin Kraet- tli ' s love-sick appearance. Lower right : The head, in the head, gets a toueh-up. Sylvester, loser of a fair bet, gets a working over to the pip-riilden pleasure of Jess Sweeting and others. Page 58 T,A ' . fS . I 1 ' ' t T lv 1,1. C ' OI.. |().S1 ril 1). CiAKKlMlN COMMANDANT Colonel (larrison, a native Oklahoinaii, is also the first alumnus of tlic I ' niversity of Oklahoma to serve as Professor of Militar ' Science and Tactics of the institution. Colonel (larrison hegan his military career in 1917, immediately after being graduated from Cherokee High Schof)l. After returning from overseas (lut in France he entered N ' ortln estern State Teachers College at .Al a in September, I ' MO. While atteniling school at Northwestern he phned football and was captain of his team in the fall of 1920. Also while there C ' oionel ( larrison met, wooed, and was married to .Miss Nita Smith of Alva. After leaving Noi thw estern Teachers College, C ' olonel ( iarrison enrolleil in the I ' niversity of Oklahoma where he received his Hachelor and Master ' s degrees. Colonel (iarrison was Superintendent of the Norman city schools when he mobilized ]XU the 4Mh Division on September U), 1940. From the time of mobilization until June, 1942, he commaiuled the 2ni Hattalion, IKOth Infantry. In June, 1942, he went overseas where he served as Chief of the Schools and Training Section, Office of the Chief of Fngineers, I ' .uropean Tiu-.iter of Operations. When he relurned to the I ' m ' ted States e,irl in I ' M. he was assigned to his present duties at the l ' ni ersit of Okla- homa, and reported here 1 April of that year. Colonel and Mrs, (iarrison h,i e three children, J. Don, Jr., who is now a I ' irst Lieutenant of Infantry i( the .Ud . ' rm in ( lermany ; Denzil D., a Field Artiller. - man at I- ' ort Sill, OklidioiiKi, ,in,l ;i iLiughter, Donifa R;ie, a student in Norman Junior high scho(d. Page 60 Before the War the Military Department ol the University i)t Oklahoma consisted ot the Reserve Officers Training Corjis. Training was jfi en in two divisions, two years oi basic training ami two years of advanced traininjJT. Training in both Field Artillery and ( )rdnance was ottered in the Advanced Course, with those satisfactorily completing; the Ail anceil Course receiving commissions as Second I Jeutenants in the Reserve Corps. Since June l9■ the Reserve Officers Iraining Corps program has been altered so that now onlv a two year basic, branch immaterial course is being given. Since it is anticipated that practically all the young men now entering the I niversity will soon be called to active duty with the . rmed Forces, the War Department has set up a military training program liesigned to give them that training which is considered basic tor all branches ot the service. Several ot our students from this program have already been ordereii to Officers Candidate Schools since going on active duty. In June 1943 the War Department activated an Army Specialized Training L nit at the L ' niversitv ot Oklahoma. Several hundred young men trom throughout the Army were sent to this Unit to pursue courses in basic an.i advanced engineering. Flowever, the program was curtailed considerably in March 1944 when all the engineering stuilents were ordereii to duty with troop units. However. 56 pre-medical students were sent to the University to prepare tor assignment to schools as medical students. Upon completing their pre-medical work in December 1944 these men were transferred to medical schools throughout the country. While the Army Specialized Training was discontinued at the University in December 1944. the War Department has maintained the Army Specialized Training Reserve Program here. Those partici- pating in this program are selected young men from throughout the territorial boundaries of the Eighth Service Command who are members of the Unlisted Reserve Corps. Some are being given basic college work, while more advanced stuiients are enrolleii in Basic engineering. MILITARY DEPT. STAFF First roii left to right: Capt. O. H. Ve.sterman. Lt. Col. Joseph (larrison. Major Ci. (]. Wright. Jr. Seiond nti Capt. Jerry J. Nolan, Field Artillery; Capt. Robert B. Bland, Intantp. ; Capt. Charles H. Goddard, lntantr . m We ' re really getting good at this march- ing — you might even call us professionals, if you wanted to be so bold. Prof. Wehrend and his ROTC music makers make with the marches again. Drill The little toy soldiers are marching their way back to the armory. They have had a busy day, but look at that military bearing! ROTC ' s at work — they step lively to the commands of their big(?) oUl sergeant. First, they march in precision timing, turning s(|uare corners, etc., to the rack and each takes down his own trusty musket . . . Now comes the time to show the ()rl(l what gootl marksmen they really are! . . . Rest at last, and it is about time. But even at rest, military traditions can not be forgotten. See the neat triangle of rifles standing against the wall? Take a gooii breath while you can, boys, because it won ' t be long until you ha e to get back to the old grinil again. Kvery- onc is always thinking up something for you to do. Page 62 ' N Music l.odk ;u those tubiis jj;() to town! W ' c must keep in practice to win those top honors . . . All right, you hit it. No one will argue with ou. Now go back and do it again, and this time we ' ll watch . . . Army ( " We can shoot from any position " ) ROTC — that ' s our motto at the good old rifle range. Listen to teacher — he knows how it ' s done. This is all in the life of an Armv man. If vou don ' t believe it, just come down any Tuesday afternoon and witness for yourself. We can really give you a show that ' s worth vour while. We have fun too, though. Page 63 FIRST PLATOON CO. A First roiv: Huh C ' eiittr, Bruce Bu- rum, Drralcl Ward, Clarence Need- ham, Bill Miller, Robert Smith, William N. Willcutt, CJeorEe Cross, W. L. Moore, Cadet Captain. Second mix-: Elvis Snodgrass, Jack Tway, Johnny North, James Grigs- bv, Cieorge W. Jenkins, Jr., Ralph E. Meinhardt. Dick Banks, Bill Schultz. ThirJ roii.-: A. W. Has- sen, Edward Whitlock, Joseph E. Ford, Martin C. Balcer, Clair Gor- man, James Winston Raburn, Jo- seph A. Rieger, Warren Elbert Mocller. Foiirlh roix: Duane R. Duck, Robert Eugene McDaniel, Alan Jenkins, Frederic Salmans. Edgar Stewart, Rex D. Johnson, U. Grant Keener. SECOND PLATOON CO. A First row: Ed Fretwcll, Hugh Cas- sidy, Howard Peters, Ray Ledbetter. Joe Gibbs, Thomas Smith. Donald Johnson, A ex L. Seay, Elmer C. Nelson. Second rou-: Karl Hume. Jr., Bobby G. Green, Fred Parker, Gene Templeton, Doug .VlcGee, Bill Bi zell, Wallace Westervelt. Third roii ' : Charles L. Brcedlovc, Robert E. Sampson, Loyd Wallace, Wayne Eldon Moeller, Milford T. Harden, Lee Roy Hicks, Ellis M. Brown, Charles L. Jones. Fourtli rov. ' : John Ringleinan, Wallace Chadwcll, Don Woody, (Jlenn Stin- son, Rossler Henton, Monte Dc«Knn. THIRD PLATOON CO. A First rou-: Curtis Glenn Harvey, George I.. Teter, Vern T. Moon, Buford White, (Jeorge McMakin, Bob I.ooney, J. C. Anderson. Sec- ond roix-: J. Malcolm Edwards, Raymond W. (ierber, Charles . n - mann, Ernest A. Shiner, Richard Evans, Hugh Lipscomb. Third row: H. Dexter Clark, John Kauf- man, Ed Randall, Dick Brown, William Thorns, Charles Hundley, Robert Spearv. Fourth roiv: Ken- neth Welsh, Byron (ireenhert, Stan- lev Randall, . ' . Brown, Charles E. Selah, Bill E ans William lleaton, Jim Schultz. ROTC Page 6-1 FIRST PLATOON CO. B First rov.-: J;irk liirlcv, Kill Baker. n»it;lit n. Darrah, Jaiiu ' s I.. M ) - IT, Jim Phillips, Jim Work, Rolu-rl J. McCiirley. SrionJ rnv:: Rich- ard Stewart. Arthur Alvis, Billv Vi. Rerilcr, Hill Klackman. NVil Daviv. CnnrKc A. tlokc, Jr. T iinl roii: RiiSM-ll RroHii, Rolirrt R. Qiiirr, llarolil Roberts, Fred Core, Kld- ridge Rose, Maitland Costelow, Hon Kiiapp. Fourth roii;: Tom Ken- yon, Pete Warren, Bill Porter, Jim Thompson, Louis Trost, Earl Schweikhard. Charles Berend en. James Morton. SECOND PLATOON CO. B First row: Robert Guion, Edmund W. Cotton, Winston BillinKsley, John Conner, Charles L. Vlayes, Ralph Watkins, Ralph Fender, Floyd F. Hathcoat. Second rov:: Bob E, Robinson, Robert ' . Ray, Donald I.. O ' Hryan, Lawretire Vlid- dlcton. Walter John Pillich, Frank E. Ilolynski, Wayne Steele. Third ro ' u:: Bill Story, Don M. Samples. Martin D. Wood. Conran S. Pres- ton, Mortoti (». Cohen, Lou ' s Hemp- hill. Fourth roii-: Cade Clover. Jr.. Rudolph Swansnn. Bill Scnimel- beck, Jim Overfield, Frank neniii-. Kenneth Pate, Cierald ' irgin. THIRD PLATOON CO. B First roii-: Jack Fields, Dan Rosen- stein, Harry Ratliff, Rex Beach Terry, Leslie L. Hittle, Stanley Gerlach, Donald Irvin. Second roll:- Joe Bill Petteway, Thomas Jefferson Lourey, A. C. Riddle, lames Pushall, lames Voss. BilU M. Steele. Third roii-: J. S. . lc- Williams, Tom Curtis, John Coop- er, Roger Johnson, Kenneth Hester, Paul Collingsworth. Fourth ran:: Charles J. Cavanaugh, James Stringfield, Lyie H. Shupe, Herbert Wright, Jr., Ralph .Morava. RDTC Page 65 First rou,, Icjl to r ' ujlit: Ty ' Snt. J. J. Bode, tjilib , CSuioii, Amiirs-nn, llassen, S, S t. I ' lckiiiaii. SnonJ roi;.-: Hrown. Taylor, Roscnstcin, Baker, Xorth, Samples. Tliird row: O ' Donohoe, Robinson, Rinjjclinan, Turley, Henderson, BroHn, Harden. RIFLE TEAM The inclusion ot RiHc iMarksmanship in the Basic curriculum of ROTC Military Science presented almost unsurmountable ilifficultics in locating and equipping a suitable rifle range. With a war going on, the matter of obtaining the necessary steel and other materials was rather difficult but with the able assistance of Mr. Walter Kraft, director of Utilities, all these difficulties and delays were overcome in the latter part of November and a very fine small bore range was constructed in the north end of the west Stadium. This range provides for twenty firing positions and is excellently illuminated. This is the first year that the military department at the University of Oklahoma has had a rifle team. Students who fired the highest scores were selected for the rifle team. The team competetl in telegraphic matches with Illinois School of Technology, Texas School of Technology and participateil in two shouKier to shoulder matches with Oklahoma A M College. The team also competed in the 1 learst Troph and the l ' " ,ighth Service Command matches. The team was ably coached by Major Gilbert G. Wright, Jr., and Technical Sergeant Joseph J. Bode. Rifle Team Letters were presented on April lOth to the following men who had met the recjuirements for this award: Alton L. Brown Joe T. GiBBs, Jr. Robert Guion, Jr. Aneece W. Hassen Paul E. Henderson Jack W. Ijgon Daniel I,. Rosknstein Earl R. Si hwi-ikharp JACK B. Tl ' RLEY Paje 56 MILITARY BAND Five thousand years ago, a procession of Egyptians marched slowly toward the shrine of Serapis, god of healing. In the parade we find a group of men playing together on musical instruments, — reeds, pipes, tambouri nes, and drums. Hearing the sounds of these in the distance, we can imagine people coming out of their doors and saying to one another, " Here comes the Band. " No parade is complete without a band. This is one of the pri- mary purposes of the R.O.T.C. Band. The band men are members of the R.O.T.C. Unit, taking all fundamental and tactical work in addition to the service in the band. All formal ceremonies and reviews are organized with the band having an integral part in the event. A good march, well played, has an invigorating effect on all people whether it be civilian or military and in the parade, good march music stimulates and unifies a unit in precision, pride and unity that can come from no other source than good band music. We have, even through the years of war, maintained a good R.O.T.C. band and we take great pride in the fine organization we have had as a part of the Military Unit of the University of Oklahoma. The following R.O.T.C. students have served with the Band this semester: Bowling, Robert E. Bryant, Joe E. Burgess, Jimmie C. Camp, E.arl F " . Collins, Clifford E. CoLLiNES, B. Eugene CoNNALLY, Harold T. Cotner, Howard P. DuLANV, Clarence L. EwiNG, William, Jr. Fuller, James W. Greenwood, Robert J. Koger, James I. KouNs, Martin L. Ledbetter, Jack W. Lollar, Robert G. Long, Freddie E. McDaniel, Leroy Ward NicHOL, Albert C. XicoHLS, William H. Parker, Collins R. Peek, Harry M. Peterson, Philip E. Peterson, Robert H. Phillips, Bob J. Ruble, Tom J. Rubrecht, Don R. Smith, Don R. Snyder, Jim F " . Sturdivan, Paul G. Suttle, Bill G. Suttle, Charles A. Thompson, Harold A. Wiini:, Wilder J. WiiEE) KR, Preston Wright. J. Frank ZiNN, Howell V. RoBiRis. Thomas E. Page 67 Right clown tiK miikllc, Betty, and don ' t spare the sword. Don Robinson looks a little eager. Just he patient. Don, you ' ll get a OFF DUTY piece. No, Betty Billings is not getting mar- ried, though we ' ll have to admit it does look weddingish. She was crowned Army Sweet- heart at their dance. Marjorie Henry anil Pat Dobry must be happy about something from the smiles. Upper right — Marriage doesn ' t make an difference to Jim " 1 low did I do it " Dinning. As usual he is surrounded by women and what women I CoulJ that be the back of Gamma Phi " Pretty Betty Ford ' s " head again. Too bad we can ' t see her face. In case you ' re woniiering about her title — she originated it herself. Tomiin Dyer and Lowell Cioodman are too interested in the carils to note anything else. How ilo those three babes rate the entire army. ' ' " Whoops " Marjorie I lenry again. Where there ' s men there ' s I lenry. On the right is a typical ilrill da ' for the . STRP. Page 68 Dff Duty Saiulwulics and cokes m liaiul this Army (|iiarti.t sccMis perfectly satislied witli their lot. What couKl he cozier than a lianee at W ooiirow ' ilson center? Well. Johanna Barton (in the hiack lace), the canieranian sure caught your eye — in fact he caught your wliole mug. But it ' s such a pretty one, can we blame him? Below: The dance — Fran " Cuddle Up A little Closer " ' McCooi goes for the Army m a iiiij a . Lower left: What does this look like to you? These ASTP Pre-meds labor hard in comparative anatomy lab. Page 69 Robert George William Barr Biddlestone A.S.T.P. A.S.T.P. ChicaRo, III. McKeesport, Pa. Richard II. Lowell I. Haskell D. Cletsoway Donxhin (Joodman Leo .A.S.T.P. .A.S.T.P. .A.S.r.P. A.S.T.P. .Mb ' q ' que, N. M. New York, N. Y. Indianapolis, Ind.Olympia, Wash. Lyle Ei.wood OSTLOND A.S.T.P. Everett, Wash. Bill G. PlTTMAN A.S.T.P. EI Dorado, .Ark. Richard Aarox Red.mond Shankmav A.S.T.P. A.S.T.P. Kl Paso, Texa ChicaRo, III. Clayton E. William II. Woodard Wright A.S.T.P. A.S.T.P. BiiiKhamton.N.Y. Shreveport, La. Arnold A. Ted C. Alvarez Anderson BallinRer, Tex. Tulsa Joseph H. Calvin C. Bovvdon, Jr. Brown Lake Charles, La. Benjamin, Tex. O. W. Fenn, Jr. Tyler, Texas Jim Tom House Goldthwaite, Te. a» John R. FiNDLAY Oklahoma City Cecil C. Hubbard Jefferson, Texai Thomas Lee .ASHCRAl-T England, .Ark. F.DWARD L. BUCKERT ' irtoria, Tex. William .A. (lALRREATll Houston, Texas Theodore J. Kenneth E. Robert P. Bein Biglane Bodin, Jr. New Orleans, La. Shreveport, La. Beaumont, Ti Lawrence Lawton .A.S.r.P. St. Louis, Mo. Robert E. Yoss A.S.T.P. Jackson, Mich. John D. Borden Rasebud, Tex. David M. C ARNES Yslcta, Texas Robert P. Garrison HloominK Grove, Texas Richard James A. Casi ' Ari Cmisum Natchitoches, La. Winters, Tex. Al.VIN Copper St. James La. Wll.LSON H. CJreen Waco, Texas P. Stephen FUQUA Dallas, Texas Ralph W. Gironer .Amite, Louisiana Rov T. Johnson, Jr. Jamestown, New York jLiNDEN K. Horace G. Perry S. ' Kirlin Lackey Lankkord San Antonio, Houston, Edinburg, Texas Texas Texas John M. Russell L. Long Long Santa Fc, CJarber New Mexico CJEORGE p. John W. Martin Ni chols A.S.TJ-. A.S.T.P. Los Angeles, Cal. Jackson, Mich. Roy E. Al.KORD Beaumont, Texas Bobby Joe BOSWELL Gorman, Tex. Benny W. Davis Waurika F. E. Gonzalez San Diego, Texas Leslie B. Mabrey Beaumont, Texas Albert R. .Allison Houston, Fexas Louis C. Bourgeois Port .Allen, La. Pascal J. Dean Kentwood, La. Lane E. horst.mann Cameron, Texas Al K. Marsh. ll Ft. Worth, Texas A, S, T. U. - A. S. T, R. P. Page 70 A. S. T. U. - A. S. T. R. P. John H. Mauldes Balmorhea, Texas Henry T. Miser Clovis, New Mexico James V. MOONEV Tulsa Edwin R. Moore Farmington, New Mexico James T. VfoORE Dallas, Texas WlLRLRN C Moore Sour Lake, Texas Oscar Moreno Eagle Pass, Texas BOBBV Morton Beaumont, Texas Dan McAuLlFF Dallas, Texas Arthir J. O ' CONNELL, Jr. Hondo, Texas EOCAR V. Richardson Stonewall JiMMIE S. R(¥;ers ' i(hita Falls. Texa« Robert C. o ' donohie Houston, Tex. Lehman G. Richardson Hamlin, Texas Fred .Aistin Rothei.i. Bossier Citv, Louisiana John W. McIntosh Santa Fe, N. M. Henry E. RlEMES- SCHNEIOER Yoakum, Tex. Talmadoe Ray Rlcker Madisonville, Texas A.]. Newhart Madill Pall J. Riordan Borger, Texas Pall Saparita Gueydan, Louisiana Claude C. John R. Olvera Peters Brackettville, Tex. Gravelly, Ark. Ernest E. Rives Vivian, Louisiana Evan J. Sawyer (Jalveston, Texas Lawson E. Roberts Little Rock, Arkansas Harvey J. Sims, Jr . Lake Charles, Louisiana Harold R. Juan P. Phillips Ramos Gorman, Tex. San Diego, Tex. Ellis R. RoBBiNs, Jr. Slidell, Louisiana John R. SCHWEEN Dallas, Texas Frank N. ROCHA Refugio, lexas James N. Smith Harrison, .Arkansas Cm.en Rat Rhodes Mineola, Tex. Joe Rodriguez Fl Worth, Texas BiLi.v L. Sparks Ft. Worth, Texas Thomas V. SrARKITT Marietta Ralph E. Westmore- land Galveston, Texas Chase R. Stephens Gordon, Ark. Billy Jack Williamson Con roe, Texa» Donald E. Stewart Tulsa Glenn Rov WlI.LIAVIS .Abilene, Texas Joseph Henry Scuddy H. James Y. John W. John R. Thibodaux Thibodeaux Thomas Thorn Wakeheld Houma, La. Port .Arthur, Tex. Mineola, Tex. Shawnee Conroe, Tex. James E. Williams Clinton Harold L. Wise Yoakum. Texas Jerry O. Withers Ft. Worth. Texas Homer WOODALI. Little Rock, .Arkansas James .A. Wood WORTH, Jr. .Alhuciuerque, New Mexico Charles L. Younger Dumas, Texas CIlenk E. Watkins .Arlington, Tex. Kenneth W. Zindler Houston, Texas Page 71 A. S. T. U. - A. S. T. R P. GROUPS First rtxw, Uft to riiihl: C5ouUl, Hall, Goodman. Vo n Ray, Burke. Bennett. Donrhin. StionJ roi -: Black, I.awton, Shankinan, Snule, Wright, Redmond, Nichols, Fischer. Third row: Leo, Novosad, Barr, Weaver, Ilolman, Woodard, I ' .aton, Weiss. Fourth roiv: Lindsay, Johnson, Etherington, I.ohrenz, Warner, Dinning, Danitlson. Fifth roiv: Skeehan, Cletsowdy, White, Propper, Kiddlestoiie. Greene, Robinson. First rov;, left to riijht: Hell, Rhodes, Fuller, Girdncr, Bandy, S Sgt. Cable, Schwein, Moore, Ramos, Younger. Second roiu: Thompson, Simon, .Ayo, Graffeo, ialbreath, Fuqua, Roberts, Payne, Moore. Third row. King, Tal- bert, Robinson, McMorrics, Merrell, Anderson, Rhyne, Circen. Fourth roic: Hughes, Mabry, Watkins, Long, Williams, (Jonzale . Fifth roiu: Munn, Hurney, Mann, Thom- as, Woodworlh, CJray, Hodge, Key, Thibodaux, Terrell. First roii:, lift lo rii hl: Huhhard, .Alvarez, Austin, O ' Donohue, Miser, Cobb, (Jonten, Hurris, Wright. Second rcu;: Boudreau, Riordan, Olvera, Meaders, Price, Songg, Rocha, Cooper, Rothell. Third roii:: Billingsley, (Jroves, Stewart, Cothian, Pittman. Fourth roii:: Rucker, Buckert, Kpps, Dunlavy, Simmons, Brown, (Jrant, Moreno. Fifth roii:: Fuller, I ' hornc, Hillard, Rodriguez, Pickard, . nkenhauer, Roberts, Wray. First ro w, left lo rii ht: Guenna, Wilson, Hill, Howdy, Chisum, S Sgt. Cable, Sims, .Anderson, Ash- craft, Innerbichler. Second row: Gordon, Findlay, Shcllon, Sawyer, Saporito, O ' Coiwiell, W ' llib, Carries, Bein. Third row: Silence, O ' Dell, Horstmann, Thorn, Faplin, Mc. ii- liff, Lyon, Zindler, Kirlin. Fourth row: Ciaulas, Cook, Macy, With- ers, Dickinson, Boswell, F.lli«, Sat- sky. Lackey. Fifth row: Cavazns, Conway, Cook, Marshall, Rives, Long, (Juynn, llainelt. Page 72 The Challenge Demands Guidance • C f «! l f-- ' ' a 3nait y£jL Received LL.B. from University of Oklahoma in 1937 and was admitted to practice before the Oklahoma State Bar. Engaged in private practice of law in Tulsa, Oklahoma, from Septem- ber, 1937, to April 1939. Then became manager of the Civic Department of Tidsa Chamber of Commerce. Called to active duty with the Army Air Forces on 30 Jime 1941, as a First Lieutenant Departed for overseas ser- vice on 30 June 1942. Has served in England, North Africa, and Italy. Still in Italy as ol this date, 3 February 1945. YOU -, :■•■ ' V - We had been talking about starting some after-duty study classes on our station and my friend said, " I ' m a college graduate, but I never thought much about it until I had served overseas for some time. Now I realize how fortunate I am that I live in a country where I had an opportunity to go to college. I ' m very grateful for that privilege, and since I am so grateful, I always want to serve my country to the best of my ability. Now I think I ' m doing all I can, but when this is over, we are going to be living in a world full of diffi- cult problems, in a world packed with misery and bitterness. Where will my place be then? How can I use my education to help win and preserve the peace that must prevail if our ideas of life are to survive? " Such a question must exist in the minds of all college men and women if tomorrow we accept the challenge that is rightfully ours. We live in a democracy and the success of a democracy varies with the extent of the education of its people. Our electorate today has a higher level of education than ever be- fore. But nevertheless, the leaders of the electorate must come from the inherently capable and more fully educated citizens. College develops leadership in thought and : :- ' - ' yi- ' ' 0KmiiiiMiiilMllftiti8UtSaMi ' fri.4tiW Stf«tA ' T4M € ViMlj AND TDMORHDW its college-trained citizens to be the leaders in tomorrow ' s post-war world. We must accept that leadership with all of the mental and moral courage that is in us. We must be fair and just to our nation, to our- selves, and to the whole world. We must free ourselves of bigotry, intol- erance, and narrow-minded provin- cialism. We must realize that no longer can we live unto ourselves in action and our country will look to what is a very small portion of the world. We cannot all be leaders in an mternational, national or even state- wide sense, but we can be leaders in our own communities. We can think deliberately, intelligently and dispxissionately about post-war problems. Then after reaching our own decisions, we can rationally discuss these matters with those about us, attempting at all times to encourage that which is for the ben- efit of the majority and discouraging that which is for the benefit of the gain-seeking few. We can foster and promote honest and efficient local government for the integrity of the small unit is reflected in the larger. We can encourage a sympathetic understanding among the various races and creeds in our own coun- try for in so doing, we encourage peace and good-will among the peoples of all countries. We can seek to improve the scope and free- dom of our own educational system and urge other countries to do like- wise, for we have seen that con- trolled ignorance breeds hatred and intolerance. We can do all this and much more for we will have countless opportu- nities to be heard in the post-war world. College men and women have a challenge to help win and preserve the peace. If we success- fully and honestly meet that chal- lenge, we will be of infinite service to the future generations of all the world. Let us accept the responsi- bility which is ours. EARL SNEED, JR., Colonel, Air Corps - T. ■ 1 I HHIH H Hi w .: :• ' - .• T ' , ». ' ' -» .. ' ,- " ■- ' • .■ . .. . - , - ' •■ ' ' : ' -■ ' " " - ■ .. w - i .• ' : » ' " •.. " . ' . ' S, _ ' ■ " ■ ' ■. ' . . ' • ' ■■ ' " r ' ■ ■ ' - ' ' ■ . • «t». -■■- iw HHI HmShv ' ' ' F ' ' fliBriitf z ' .U OTHER FORMER EDITORS AND BUSINESS MANAGERS SPEAK S. S. Nowi.ix William Rockhill Nel- son of thi- Kansas City Star (a great editor of a great newspaper) once said: " My nose is to the front. ' esterda ' will have to talce care of it- self. " The men and women who will occup) ' the key positions and direct the affairs of the Oklahoma of tomorrow are now at- tending classes at Nor- man. Seniority takes care of a lot of things. On the campus one proceeds, step by step, from the Since k-aviiiK the riiiversity of Oklahoma, I have hecii prac- ticing law in my home town of Montgomery City, Missouri. I married Helen Marguerite Helkiri. Member of American Har Association, Missouri Bar .Association, president of Montgomery County Batik, Master of Montgomery Lodge No. 246 . . F. and A. M., immediate past-president of Montgomery City Kiwanis Club, chairman of Council of Defense of Montgomery County, general chairman of Rationing Boards of Montgomery County, government appeal agent for the Selective Service Board of Montgomery County, chairman of Montgomery County Bar Com- mittee on National Hefense, chairman 6th War Loan Drive, Montgomery City. lowliest position to the most important and honored ones among his .schoolmates. I think that jirocess continues through one ' s whole career. Patrick Henry said: " My feet are guided by the light of experience and I can judge the future only by the past. Let yesterday take care of itself. The things that hap- pened last week or last year or in fact, yesterday, are gone forever. Hut today — that ' s a different stor ! To meet one ' s engagements, to finish the task in hand, to accept suggestions and advice, to co-operate with others that they, in turn, may co-operate with you, to improve the pattern, daj ' by day — these are precepts as old as the race and eternally sound sense. However, sonie of the best things have never been improved on : the alphabet, the multiplication table, the ten commandments, to cite only three. Each generation of collegians feels rlie I ' niversity of Oklahoma belongs to them. It does, in a sense. Of course it does. Hut you must remember there are a good many thousands of us, a few years your senior, to whom the institution also belongs in a very personal and positive sense. I think i can rest assured that 1 spc.ik their senti- ments as well as m r) n, when 1 say, in conclusion: Helieve in fundamental things. ' J ' hey are as true now as ever they were in the past. It is worth while to strive to develop t he best that is in you, and it is far better to fail having tried than face life without ambition or ideals. Certainly there is no finer place to sharpen our mind, to whet your ambition, to learn the fundamentals of good citizenship than the Um ' vcrsity of Oklahoma. The cam- pus breathes ambition and ideals. S. S. No M.l Hdw strangely insig- nificant our evaluations of time, space and personali- ties — four years since di- rect contact with the University of Oklahoma world, and yet one opened envelope from the fine editor of this 1945 year- book and the keenness of my cotiiplete interest in everything concerning it burst forth. She asked me to write something on " Tomorrow ' .s Challenge " — a most important sub- ject which I am sure w ill be covered by her other editorials. In my own, however, I should like to mention the chall enge that is being met toda ' by our own graduates all () er the orld, an upside down world crowded top-heaw with seemingK impossible problems. I have not had the opportunity to serve overseas, as so many of our graduates have, but I have had the opportu- nitv to correspond w ith some of them and to observe their reactions, and I have been so impressed with the straight line of fineness that runs through those letters. I ' ve been so thrilled with the inspiritig glimpses of their own soul expansions. They have only mentioneil a few prosaic facts, but they have all revealed the same tran.sceiident note. In spite of the giving of our whole human resource and strength for nuirdering our fellow men, in spite of their hatred of destruction of the decencies of all of us in this conwilsion, they realize it must be doru ' and the are doing their job — but w ith the thought of reconstruc- tion alwa s in miml. And this should be the theme all of us should re- member in this chaos — that when this period is past, there w ill be a great time of reconstruction, re-e pansion, re-e ablation of . ' ill tluise things we hold dear, and will be the time for us yoimg people to exert on the worhl our own inHuence, an inHueiue made strong by time spent in the I ' niversity of Oklahoma and the um ' versity of life. .May e accept our challenge proud. Ja.mcs K. Davis. M. D. James K. Davis, M. D. Puye ya That we succeed in concluding a sound peace is assumed. Our problem is in preserving it. And perhaps the prima rj- means for doing so is a large and potent military ' and naval force. We must not let the tremen- dous striking power we have developed become in- effective and obsolete. We must continue to pro- vide the men who direct our army, navy, and air forces with sufficient funds to compete with other nations and to I « I 9 KlN ' C From a tranquil rxistence at the Iniversity I wa? dumprd into the army in June of 1942. After two bewildering months at Ft. Sill, I joined the 35th Infantry Division in California. Our sub- scqurnt change of station took us to . ' Mahama, Tennessee, and North Carolina. Finally we landed in England, trained a few weeks, and came to France, . t the moment I am engaged in trving to fire enough artillerv to get the infantrv over the next bill. maintain a standard which our security demands. Our past policy has been to fit a large civilian reserve around a nucleus of highly trained professional men. This is in harmony with our natural apathy for regimentation, and makes the minimum demands on those participating. Such a program can be effective provided we contituie our com- pulsory military training. Once wc have won the war in all theaters our immediate reaction will be to reduce our efforts in this direction. Bitter lessons have taught us that we cannot risk this, and though we all deeply desire to turn our backs on the rest of the world, it would be folly to imagine we could. It is here that today ' s college men and women will find their greatest challenge. Most of you will be fortunate enough to remain in the United States, ' ' ou must con- tribute your portion toward seeing that you stay there and do your traveling at your own convenience and your own expense, ' ou must employ all of your training and your advantages of education to insure yourselves the right to an uninterrupted life, " ou may be asked to be trained or to train our future reserves, ' ou may be called upon to occupy our outposts. " ' ou might even be asked to rebuild part of the territory we so thoroughly wrecked. Capt. Seth S. King. Soon the war that we are fighting will be over and peace will have been established. Vill this peace be permanent or only temporary as before ? The people of the United States must realize that as much a determined ef- fort must be made to keep this peace as was made to wage the war for this peace. To do this, the in- terest and courage of every .American citizen will be needed. Many of our citizens have given their lives and more will before the war is ended. These sacrifices will not be forgotten, nor should be forgotten, that we may lead the life Jlxes Thompsov I am a Navigator for a squadron of B-29 ' s, which should be bombing the hell out of Tokyo soon. the reason for these sacrifices This war is being fought so that wc have looked forward to since our youth. We are fighting for the freedoms that we enjoy in our form of government. To have this kind of life, we must make a determined effort to keep it — not intermittently, in the form of wars — but always. To do this we must co- operate with other nations to quell those people that would infringe upon the rights of others to li e as they please. ' I he world is too small for us to remain u ithin our borders and ignore what is happening to the other free peoples of the world. Freedom can be maintained by keeping aggressors from becoming strong enough to en- danger our way of life. In order to keep a good form of government, we must be prepared to protect it. Many other countries have this same feeling. Should we not work together? We must co-operate with these other nations to protect our rights from those aggressors that would force their leaders upon us. This can best be ac- complished by an international police force of which we should be a definite part. This may mean that many of our youths will have to sacrifice a few years of their life to keep our portion of this international force. But this sacrifice will not be comparable to the one made bv many of our men and women in World War I and World War II. Lt. [lles Thompson-. We, the college men and women of today, must be alert to the tran- sition in the world of Tomorrow. To be ready for this period, we must, as an industry or factory, have a " building pro- gram. " It must be a large one. Through it, we must repair and en- large. Ve may take our " hats off to the past, " but our coats should go off to the future. If we worship the past, we only track backward, and life and conditions can never be Brnr German Betty German ( ' 44 B. A. journalism, editor of ' 44 SoosE Yearbook). On November 1 she was named head of the Publicity- Promotion department at the Mercantile National Bank of Dallas, Texas, by R. L. Thornton, president. Her work consist of edit- ing the house organ. Js We See It, helping with the employees ' paper. Just Folks, writing inspirational and illustrated letters to individual customers as well as to bank-customers, taking care of direct mail, generating ideas for advertising programs, writing all publicity stories for the newspapers, and acting as hostess for club meetings in the Mercantile Auditorium. improved. Hoping for the return of the " Good Ol ' Days " , detracts from the progressive line of thinking and endeavors. There is no point in glorifying the good things of the past to the disadvantage of planning for the opportunities and prospects of the future. This day is real to us, and Tomorrow is just a few hours ahead. Tomorrow is more vital to us than ever before in this nation ' s history. It is to this future that we must look for life and all that it can bring us. Faith, integrity and hard work, recognizing advan- tages, mastering situations, are important, in order to make our building program a straight one into future progress. Let ' s be a people with vision and prepare a new stable home for Tomorrow. Let ' s continue to place our cul- tural development and revival first in our plans for re- construction, and the hours ahead. By having had the advantages of higher learning, we will be better equipped to carry Tomorrow ' s load. take notice and help build Tomorrow. Be care- ful and not step backward, so that our colors will con- tinue to " proudly gleam red and white, " for Tomorrow, but a few hours ahead ! Bettv German. Page 77 DR. (ilOkcil I.. CROSS A Message from the President As the years roll on and memories begin to grow ha y, this book will be a treasure house to which all ot you may turn tor personal touches that .u;i e meaninu; ami significance to the timeworn but ageless phrase, " We were in college together. " As you realize, it is a rare |Mi ilege to he a college stuilent (.luring war. Ami cer- tainly it is also a great responsibility to be in college today. In the words of one of our national leaders, " The bravery ot those who die must be matcheil with the bravers of those who live. " ou iliil not come to the L ' niversity merely to gain a certain addeil measure of in- lormation. Nor ha e ()u been on the campus merely to actjuire a further amount of skill so that you might go out anti market your abilities at a higher figure. Rather, you have seen how the L ' niversity has undertaken to set before you an open door into a more just and intelligent appreciation of the higher meaning of life; into finer forms of fellowship, seen ami unseen: into a more reliable usetul type ot personal character. This is education! For many ot you, our paths uill soon ilixerge, but wherever you go remember that you are a Sooner, which status carries with it responsibilities and obligations that will never cease. Because you have been a student here, we expect much of you. But 1 am confident that you will achieve, and even surpass, our highest expectations. In out ot the way places ami at unexpecteil moments you will find the roail paved to pleasant ac(]uaintances and perhaps, lasting friemlship by the phrase, " O. U. 1945. " The farther you travel the stronger the boml will prove to be, for it is ditticult to find a corner ot the earth which some Sooner has not alreadv reached. Long after you have left the campus may this beautiful book remind you of your alma mater. Years from now . . . perhaps some rainv evening . . . vou ' ll take this volume tlown, wipe the dust trom its cover, curl up in a chair in front of a fireplace and relive your days on the campus. In the flood of memories you will recall the excitement of football games . . . again you ' ll hear the band strike up " Boomer Sooner ' and it will do something to lift your spirit. Once more you ' ll be in the crowds hurrying to classes . . . you ' ll be reminded of the professor who gave such stifif examinations . . . again you will enjoy a coke date with your " one and onK " in the Union cafeteria ... all this ami more will come to mind ami you ' ll smile as you remember your glorious tla s at ()U. Remember that education is a life-long process, always leading you into new realms ol adventure and service. It is more than the mastery of a few facts — it is the ability to improve one ' s self constantly in attaining a happier, more efficient and unselfish way of living. It is my fondest hope that each ot you will li c up to the highest ou see, take advantage of the many etlucational op[)ortunities around you, share the best )u have found with others and then vou will have discovereil the more abuntlant lite. The Cross family is now in its secoiul e.Tr of residence in the White House on Boyd street. Their hospitality was soon discovered by the students who were invited there for ice-cream socials and teas. Mrs. Cross is a gracious hostess for all receptions and enter- tainment held at the president ' s home. The luncheon for Lord and Lady Halifax was just one of the many social functions that she took in her stride. Dr. and Mrs. Cross have two children, lyiin and Bill. GDV. ROBERT S. KERR Never in all tlu- long history of this worKl has Paul ' s sasing hccn more true: " Old things arc passed away; behold, all things are become new. " Arc wc to lament the old? Are we to try to restore what has been, and is no more? Even if that were desirable, it would be impossible. Millions of men and women and children throughout the world have pcrisheil in these long bloody years of war. Whole vast areas, once blossoming as the rose, have now been made desert. But not all ot this old worUl that has passetl away was beautiful. Kvervwhere, in the old world, miUions wore their lives away in misery that a few might live in luxury. Our eyes had not then been opened to the miracles of production that humanity is capable of, once they have availed themselves of the possibilities of modern scieiue, and of that brotherlv li ing-together which Jesus preacheil. It is the youth of the huni — our returning ser ice men and women ami the boys and girls now enter- ing college — to whom we must look for the fashioning of that worKl of the future, which Jesus long ago envisionetl. in the |)ast lia e had too little faith In the ast possibilities of science and government. Wc have forgotten the promise that all mankind should li e in brotherhootl. But you, who have borne the harilships ami the wounils of war — anil have mourned the ileath of so many of your gallant comrailes — you voung men and women now in college must surely have learned that you can not trust the fears and ilnuhts of the wiuKI that is gone, luit must ad enture forth boldh and unafraid into the ast i)ossibilities that the worKl has locked within it — aiul which the ke of knowledge IS now opening to our eyes. Robert S. Kerr Page 80 The seven members of the Board ol Regents are the governing body of this institution of learning. Each member is appointed by the Governor ol Oklahoma, with the approval of the State Senate, to serve for a term of se en years. The Boanl ol Regents controls, in addition to the uni ersity proper, the ()klah()ma Cieological Survey, which is located on the campus at Norman, and the University School of Medi- cine, the School for Nurses, the Uni- ersity and Crippled Chiltlren ' s Hos- pitals, located in Oklahoma City. Dr. Claude Starr Chambers, Sem- inole, was chairman of this board iluring most of the school year. and was replaced by l.. C. Hopper, I ' .ulaula, who was named president ol boartl in March, l ' H5. Dr. Ci.aiim; . Cii. mi!I.ks. President BOARD OF REGENTS Harry Wimberly, Altus, was appointed by Cjovernor Kerr in March. 1945. to succeed Dr. Chambers. The other members of the Board are: Don Emery, Bartlesville; Joe W. McBriiie. Anadarko; Erl E. Deacon. Tulsa; E. C. Hopper. Eufaula; I.loytl Noble, Ardmore, and W. R. Wallace, (Oklahoma City. Sillinff, Ifjl to right: E. C Hopper, Jr., Eufaula; Joe V. McHriile, .Anadarko; Dr. Claude S. Chamhers, Seminole; and Lloyd Noble, Ardmore. Standing, lift to right: Don Emery, Bartlesville; Erl Deacon, Tulsa; William R. Wallace, Oklahoma City; Emil R. KraeRii, Norman; and CJeorge L. Cross, Norman. Page 81 W ' M rKK W. Kr.mi Siipfrimt-iKlirit of University I ' tilities Emu, R. Kraetili Secretary of the l " niversity ROI (ilTTlNGEK Dean of Admission These men deal with the pioblciiis ot univer- sity administration. I ' lach administrator licatls a separate office which is responsible to the central authority, the President and the Board ot Re- gents. Thus, the system functions smoothly. This system is also well co-orilinateii. ' hen (|iiestions arise, the ' are ilistriluited throughout the various departments. ' Ikii solutions are reached, they are transmitted to the central au- thority, the President antl the iioard of Re- tjents, tor appro ' al. I ' Or nian ears this sys- tem lias been in effect, and to date the re- sults have been ery sat- isfactory. To Walter W. Kraft, su- |)erintentlent of university util- ities, goes much ol the creillt lor giv- ing the uni ei-- sity one ol the most eflicient utllitN depart- nuiUs in the Financial AsMMant to the President " " ' ' ' Mates. UNIVERSITY Since 191,1. I ' .mil R. Kraettli has been secre- tary of the L ' ni ersit . Me has been assistant to ti e presidents — Drs. Brooks, Buchanan, Bi . .ell. Brandt, anil Cross. He is also secretary ot the Board of Regents. Roy (jittinger, dean of admission, ami a mem- ber of the history faculty, has been associated with the university since 1902. He has been [inncipa! ol the Preparator - School, dean of unilergratiu- ates, registrar, dean ot administration, anil pro- fessor of historx. His work as ilean of admission requires him to pass on all a[ipIications tor ad- vanced standing. lie represents the university in the North Central Association ot Colleges and Secondary Schools. A new position in the university aiiministrative stafi was created in the summer of 1944 when Roscoe Cate, formerly acting executive secretary ot tile Alumni Association and acting manager ot the Oklahoma Memorial L ' nion, was ap|iointed financial assistant to the I ' resiilent. 1 lis field ol responsibility includes the university budget, liai- son with the office ol the State Regents tor 1 ligher Education and the State I .egislatiM ' e on the university ' s linancial problems, and the gen- eral field ol fund raising. His office makes long- term surveys on budget problems and is the clear- ing house for intormation on the budget needs of university departments. John W. Dunn came to the I niversity of Okla- iioma Irom the State I eaehers College, San Page 82 |on W. in vs Arting llirrctor of Radio Station WNAD Herbert E. Wriski.e State Service Director E. E. HatfieU) Secretary of the Tniversitv Senate ADMINISTRATDRS Marcos. Texas, in 1929. Almost From the very bcyinniny ot his tenure at the university, he has been acti ely connected in some capacity with WNAD. As associate professor ot tlrama, he developed the radio division ot the School ot Drama. In 194. . Mr. Dunn assumed, in addi- tion to his rejjular teaching duties, the assistant directorship of WNAD. He became actini di- rector oF the University ot Oklahoma station in 1944. He is a graduate ot Southwestern Uni- versity, Texas, and the University ot Iowa: served as state director ot the Federal Theatre Project of Oklahoma, 1935-39, and has worked professionally in radio as an actor and script writer. -Mr. Herbert K. Wrinkle is director of state service and is resptjnsible for the university ' s rela- tions with the high schools of the state ami keep- ing high school seniors intormed as to the univer- sit ' entrance requirements. He visits most of the high schools throughout the state at least once each year, and speaks before many gatherings of high school students, their parents, and civic or- ganizations, telling about the educational oppor- tunities available at the University of Oklahoma. This year for the tirst time he has started giving aptitude and achievement tests for high school seniors in sixteen centers over the state, in order to help the high school seniors to plan their col- lege courses better ami to enable them to i|ualify tor entrance to the Uni ersity before the) come to Norman. i. E. Hattield ' s part in the university adminis- tration is his position as secretary ' of the univer- sity senate. He, in addition to his duties to the senate, is chairman of the department ot secre- tarial science, and associate professor of secre- tarial science. The recently organized placement service, lo- cated in Room 128, Union Building, is now pro- " moting a four- way program of job place- ment. This in- duiles a place- ment service for all alumni a n d former students, placement ser- vice for grad- uating seniors, and placement service tor students desir- ing part-time e m p 1 o y - ment while at- tending the Margaret G. Twymax . Director of the Placement Service - ni ersit . Page 83 (.ROKGE t. VVADSACK Refjistrar of the University J. L. LiNDSEV Comptroller of the University Steuaki IIarral Director of Press Relations J. L. Rader Director of the Librarv UNIVERSITY In addition to actual joh placement, the place- ment service keeps a survey ol occupational op- portunities in an attempt to coordinate the train- infj received in the University with the opportu- nities which are existent in the present. An adequate collection of vocational information is available for perusal in the Placement Ser ice at all times. Complete employment records are kept on stu- dents who are employed in part-time work so that this information may be used by the advisers ' and counselors ' offices. Placing of students in jiart- time positions is done in close co-o[)eratlon with the infirmary, academic atlvisers ' and counselors ' offices. Placement service reconls, which are con- tinuous employment records for all alumni of the university, will be located in this office. In addition to these services, the placement of- fice offers aptitude ami interest tests for stuilents and graduates who are having liitiiculty concern- ing vocational problems. Ihese tests are followed by vocational counseling and guidance by the placement service director. Mrs. Robert C. Twyman, ilirector of the place- ment service, was assistant counselor of women at the university from February, 1938, to February. 1940. She received her bachelor ' s degree at Knox College, Galesburg, Illinois, and has a mas- ter of arts degree in personnel administration from Northwestern Univcrsit) ' . She is a member of the Association of School Administrators and also of the American College Personnel Associa- tion. She is at present serving on the University College C )uncil. George E. Wadsack is another administrator. He has been registrar of the uni ersity since 1926. J. L. Lindsey has been comptroller at the uni- versity since 1912 and has charge of all the finan- cial transactions, which total several million dol- lars each year. Stewart IIarral has been director of press rela- tions lor the past eight years. He is also associ- ate professor of journalism. Since 1909, J. L. Rader has been associated with the university library. He is now director ot the library anil is a professor of library science. Pagre 84 M. I.. Wardell ActiiiK llirector of Extension Division SaVOIR I.niTISMI.l.K Director of the riiiversity Press Dr. F. T. Gastineau Acting Director of the Student Health Service James C. Maykiei.d Manager of the University Book Exchange ADMINISTRATORS M. 1.. W ardcU, actiny; director ol the exten- sion tiivision and professor of history, administers an agency which co ers the entire state through correspondence study courses, visual etiucation, public information, speech organization, short courses, FamiK I.iFe Institute, anti Radio Station WNAD. Sovoie Lottinxille succeeileii former President Joseph A. Brandt as director of the L ' niversity Press when Mr. Brandt went to Princeton in 1938 and has charge of issuance ot all uni ersit publi- cations. The Press published the recent national best seller. " Plowman ' s Follv, " and the current " News of the 45th. " Dr. F. T. Gastineau, acting director of the stu- dent health service, is a physician at Ellison In- firmary and associate professor ot hygiene and public health. James C. Mayfield, a Sooner graduate, is man- ager of the University Book Exchange, located in the Oklahoma Memorial Union. Thus the staff of administrators guide, direct and supervise the technical prograna of the uni- versity, insuring the accomplishment of services that promote efficiency and growtli of the Univer- sity of Oklahoma. Page 85 Counselor o Men The impact of the war on the yoiinjj men of the campus is seen in sharp detail in the office of the Counselor of Men, P ' avette Copeland, for it is there that hundreds of students have discussed their jiians ant! preparations tor entering the armed forces. Twentv-eight years ajio, I ' rofessor Copehuid ielt the cam- pus as an underjfraduate to enter the army air corps in the first World War, and perhaps he can see a little bit of him- self in each of the xounii; men with whom he confers across his tlesk. Mr. Fayette Copel.axd W . the frce inii ol Iraternitv ac- ti ities, and the sheKini ol many ot the peace-time activities wiiich occupieil the extra-curricular hours ot the student liodv, tlie program of tlie Counselor ot Men has centered largely around the matter ol mJuidual counseling. I ' eisonnel reccnds assemhied m the office of the counselor ot men tor more than a decaile ha e pro eii ol tremen- ilous alue to graduates anil toi ' iner stuilents now in service. In hundreds of cases iluring the past year, these rec- ords were consulted by !- ' eileral agen- cies, and information was supplied as the basis of favorable recommendations for Sooners m all branchev ol the armed torces. Pago 86 Counselor o. Women Besides workiiiii " itl the roiitiiie iliities set forth on the official calemlar. Miss Reinecke nii ht be called upon to answer a point in the law of eticiuette, fix up a blind date, or even sui jiest a new hair-iio tor one of the co-eds. insteatl ot the usual stern, ilictatorial prototypes associ- ated with tlie " ilean ot wonKii " on many college campuses. Miss Reinecke is a close personal friend to the girls. The name " Counselor of Women " is used by her office because of the stigma sometimes attacheil to the more frequently useii title. Miss ' irgima Reinecke Sorority rushing and pleeiging is one ot the many duties delegated to the Counselor of Women and the activities of the sorority groups on the campus are supervised clirectly by her office. University housing is another phase of her counseling work. This ear, freshman dorms were located in the vacant fraternity houses. Iiss Reinecke sponsors Women ' s League, independent women ' s govern- ment group; Fanhellenic, sororitv go - erning group; and the Cadettes, co-ed organization for the entertainment of the naval personnel. She also ser es as director of Union activities. Miss Reinecke also supervises ap- prentice training of graduate counselors on the campus who plan to go into per- sonnel work, and teaches a course in Problems in Student Counseling. ' arious group acti ities take up much of her " extra-curricular " time. She is also a popular speaker before various civic clubs in the state. Page 87 Assistant to the President On July 1, 1944, the title of Dean of the Faculty was changed by the Regents of the University to Administrative Assistant to the President. Dean Cheadle had held the former position since 1942 and continued under the new title. The duties of this office are similar to those of a ice-President of the University but are concerned with atialrs of the university proper and not with state-wide activities. Dr. John B. Cheaule These tiuties ha e been greatly modi- fied by war conditions. Legal and busi- ness problems growing out ot the neces- sity of pro ' iding housing facilities for students, contract negotiations with Army and Navy under which trainees arc assigned here, lieterments and plans for the training of ilischarged veterans take much of the time ot this office. Professor Clieaiile joined the Unl- ersitv start in 19U9 as Assistant Profes- sor of Law. Prior to this he had prac- ticed at Alva, Oklahoma, lie served one year as acting Professor ot Law at Lelaiul Stanfoni and as a member of the summer faculty at Cornell. Cheadle is a memlur of the Association of the American Law Schools and ot the American Bar .Association. 1 le holds degrees from the University of Kansas, the LIniversity of Chicago, and Ilar- aril Unixersitv. Paqa 88 College Arts Sciences The College of Arts and Sciences was established in 1892 and the first of its degrees were granted in 1898. It is the center of the University of Oklahoma out of which the Graduate College and the professional schools have grown. A part of its instruction is founilatinnal for the work of the professional schools. The College of Arts anti Sciences affords the student an opportunity to test himself in several lines of endeavor Dean E. D. .Meacha.m before he decides upon his special rteltl of activity. As soon as feasible, usually at the beginning ot the sophomore year, the student decides whether he will se- lect a major subject in the College of Arts and Sciences, or enter one of the schools of that college. The ideal of the College of Arts and Sciences is to develop human beings to the fullest extent of their powers and capacities, to the end that they may be- come useful members of the society in which the) move, and at the same time achieve the maximum of intellectual freedom, of personal integrity, and of happiness. It recognizes that its oppor- tunities are for the intellectually com- petent, and it aims, first, to provide a curriculum broad enough to enable such students to find themselves; and second, to pro idc facilities to foster the growth of the spirit of inquiry, of intellectual honesty, of awareness of good, and of a disciplined conscience. The ideal equip- ment for facing this world lies in the power of clear thinking. Page 89 -e of Engineering " Within a year you won ' t have any students in the Col- lege of Knji;ineering. " That is the statement I heart! man ' times after the Japs attacked Pearl Ilarhor. Those who made such statements were thinking in terms of past wars when men in the ajije bracket ol college students were called into service immediately to learn to drill, tire a gun, wig wag, care for horses, and do the minor details assigned to the enlisted man. The did not loresee that the ilemam.! would be so great as to necessitate the establishment of Army or Navy Training programs in all ot the hrst class Dean- W h liam H. Carson engineering colleges ol tlie country. Then, too, it was the responsibility of the engineers to convert peace time in- ikistries to those manufacturing all types ol implements ot war. Also, it was their responsibility to make the plans lor the gigantic airplane plants, munitions factories, and other similar works which spread across the land. riie supervision of this enormous un- ilertaking was assigneil to engineers. Since engineering was such a predomi- nant factor in our war effort, the selec- tive serxice olliciais matle special provi- sions wheicby civilians enrolled in engi- neeiing colleges were permitted to con- tinue witli tlieir educational program. As a consetjuencc, insteail ol being with- out students, the number of credit hours taught by the College of I ' .ngi- neering was increased aboxe that as- signed to teachers in normal times. i Ik- eiiucational program ol tiie Col- lege of i ' .ngineering in the post-war period will be in step with the times. Page 9Q Fine Arts The College ot Fine Arts is an essential part in the L ' ni- versity ' s plan ot pro iJing to the citizenship ot the State ailequate training in the arts, sciences, and professions ot contemporary civilization in which stiklents may desire to equip themselves. Besides proviiling training tor those wiio wish to do pro- tessional work in art. ilrama, anil music, either as creative or executive artists, or as teachers, the College of Fine Arts Dean Lewis S. Salter atTords opportunity tor students to ma- jor in the branch ot art in which they are most interested for avocational or cultural reasons, and. in addition, it makes an important contribution to the general lite ot the uni ersit as a whole. Students from other schools and col- leges of the University may elect courses in the history and appreciation of tine arts ami this they are iloing in increas- ing numbers. The School of Art maintains cur- ricula leading to the Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Art Etiucation, in Art for Industry and for War Industry, in Interior Decoration and in Painting. The School of Drama has a curriculum for the Professional Theatre, one for Radio and one for Teachers of Drama. The School of Music has curricula leading to the Bachelor of Music de- gree in Theory of Music, in Organ, in Piano, in ' ioIin ami the other Stringeil Instruments, in Voice and in Wood- wind or Brass Instruments, and the Bachelor of Music Education degree in vocal ami instrumental sch iol music. Page 91 Bus. Administration Instruction in business subjects was oft ' crctl first in 1913 by the School ot Commerce and Industry, a sub-tlivision of the College of Arts and Sciences. By 1929, for adminis- trative purposes and because of its growing function, the school was re-organizcd into the present College of Business Administration. The broad aim of this college is two-foKl: first, to give college students systematic preparation for business careers; second, to give students such training as will enalile them to understand the public problems. -it Dk. n Arthir H. Apams I he teeliiiieal business courses offered are designed especially to prepare stu- tleiits tor business occupations such as accountancy, banking, go ernmcnt ser- vice, foreign traile, secretarial work, insin-ance, ami mereliandising. The faculty of the College of Busi- ness Administration now has tlefinite plans to meet the conilitions and (.le- inaiuls which will ciinlri)nt the college in the post-war perioil. Ihese problems arc to be met by ( 1 ) offering special- i .eil programs of study necessary to meet the licmands ami recjuirements of ex-service men ami women; (2) by re- ising the content ami organization of man of the present courses to meet changetl inisincss conilitions ami prac- tices; (? ) by offering new courses in the lieUls of recent business developments ami techniques, such as foreign trade, Inisiness management, accounting, fi- n.mce, etc., and (4) by increasing the facultx ' personnel with highly trained specialists as demands re(iuirc. Pago 92 School Education I Ik- CoIIluc oI I ' lluiation was nriiiuii .cd as a suborcii- nati. scIiddI in the CdlK ' .m.- ol Aits ami Sciences in 1909, anil was rLoriiani LiI in l ' 2 ' In its present torni. The ilej ree of Bachelor ol Science in Ixkication is awartletl to students who complete proirranis in I ' lenientary I ' lclucation, Secontl- ar J ' Alucation, Coniinercial J-AJiication and Industrial Arts. The Colle.tie pro ides two types ot programs. The first program is designed Tor students regularly enrolleil at the l ' ni ersitv and is known as the Pre-Kilucation program. Dk.w F!li.s vorth The second program is tor teachers oc- cupying positions in Oklahoma schools and is known as the in-Ser ice program. I he pre-eilucation program pro- vides students with an opportunity to gain experience anil knowledg e by do- ing practice work in the elementary, junior high and senior high schools lo- cated on the campus. This experimental work is superxiseil by experiencetl and competent superxisors. In adihtion to this practical experience, the college pro ides a broail, cultural background in human ilevelopment lor stuiients who are to take their places in the public schools of ( )kiahoma. Ihe in-ser ice program provides work lor teachers occupying regular positions in Oklahoma schools. This work is planned to be ol direct help to teachers along lines ot their neeiis. I ' xtensive research studies are car- rieil on by aiKanced students ol educa- tion anil are bound in book torm. Page 93 School Pharmacy The Scliool of Pharmacy was established in 1893 as the lirst protessional school organized on the campus. The lirst classes Mere oryani cd by Dr. lulwin I)e Harr in connection with the chemistry department. This school is today a recei in i; center for both Air and ' -Mail letters from all over the globe. We are justly proud of the service that is being rendered by the graduates and students of our school whether those ser ices be in the labo- ratories, making the elixirs, tilling capsules, sterilizing dress- ings, assisting surgeons, commandmg infantry forces, m Dean D. B. R. Tohxsox charge of artillery, in the na y, in tlie marines, or in the air corps. Their basic training in science has equipped them to gi e a gootl account ol themselves. The course of study is so arranged as to make them competent to meet life ' s emergencies and. at the same time, live wilh people and enjin the society of the iiest. i ' lie faculty of the School of Pliar- mac aie endeaNonng to hoKI the standard of pharmaceutical etiucation at the high le el enjoxeii by these ser- ice men anil hereby lieilicate all ot their ability to prepare the homecoming of our bo s to a better working condi- tion In the I ' niteil States government and the arious state governments of rii.innac and its ser ices to mankinil. With an increased enrollment this ear they are continuing to ofter many practical courses. I he graduates ol the School of I ' harmacv are well prepared to enter the various branches ol the | rol ession. Page 94 School Law In response to a general demand for legal training at the University, the School of Law was established on the cam- pus in 1909. Its stanciing as a law school is well exemplified by its membership in the Association of American Law Schools. A complete law library maintained in connection with the school allows ample opportunity for legal study and investi- gation for the student lawyers. Dean John G. Hervev In practice court, the students actu- ally meet the problems and procedures of litigation and learn by experience all phases of a case at law from the begin- ning to the close. Kach part in the case work is handled by a student lawyer. In addition to the class room lec- tures, students hear members of the Supreme Court and the Criminal Court of Appeals, prominent judges, attor- neys, state officials and other visiting lecturers. Dean John G. Hervey, one of the newest of the campus ileans, graduated from the university law school in 1925 and returned to his first teacher and counselor. Dean Hmeritus Julicn C. Monnet. Pago 95 Graduate Graduate instructlDii liar been oHcrcd at the I niwrsity of Oklahoma almost I ' rom the beginning of the L nivcrsity, alth(ni,iih the ( radiiate School was not organized separately until 1909. Most ilepartments and divisions of the Univer- sit now oHer work leading to the master ' s degree, but work Icailing to the ilegree of Doctor of Philosophy is at present limited to a lew departments. Probablv no tlixision oi uni ersities has suHered in enroll- ment more from the war than has the graduate college. De.AX ' . ]]. MoNNKTT Despite handicaps, much aluable re- search work is being carrieil on by both faculty and stutients of the L ' niversity of Oklahoma. It is the |-es| (insib:lit o| the dradu- ate College to maintain high standards ii scholarship anil to encoiuMge le- search anil creative work not only among the students but on the part of the facultN. Ihe (iraduate College Is very grati- lied () er the research professorships wliiih were recently establ ' shed by the Hoard of Regents. Additional selec- tions will pioliabK he maile each year. riie huge number ol wai " eterans that are expected to return to the L ' ni- ersitv of )klalioma will ( Her both a problem and a challenge to the (iradu- ate College as well as to the other divi- sions ol the I ni ersit . For the ne r several ears it is probable that a large percentage ol tiie students ol the (irad- u.itt College will be in this group. Page 96 University College riic I ' liivcrslty Collcinc was established In the Board of Regents in 1942. 1 lie policies of the L ' niversity College are lieteriiiined by a Council coiiiptjsed ot representatives of the arious colleges on the campus and the Dean of the L nix ' ersity Colleue who acts as chairman. All freshmen who enter the University are enrolled in the L ' ni ' ersity College. Here they remain until the ha e com- pleted at least one year ' s work atnl nuule up any hiyh school deticiencies. It is durint this first year while the stuilent is taking his introductorv basic work that the L ' niversitv Col- Glexx C. Covch lege attempts to help the student dis- cover his fieltl of interest and capabili- ties. If the student has a fielci of inter- est at the time of enrollment, his aca- demic adviser for that semester is a teacher whose interest and training are along the same lines. This gives the student an opportunity to explore the field further. However, it at the time of enrollment the stutlent is unilecided upon his held of interest, he enrolls as a general student and is given an oppor- tunity during his first year ' s work to in- vestigate the various possibilities avail- able to him here at the University. If at the enil of the first year ' s work the student has not yet deciiled upon his field of interest, he may remain in the University College iluring his sopho- more year. The regular eight semester college plan is not changed by enroll- ment in the University College. Page 97 -■rvv- .- ' n -0 ■ ' - ' ■ t:v:-: ' ,:-;trryr ' " ' ; f fy ! j?, .V wf llJ ) l l Sam LEI, W. Reavi;s Jli.ien C. Monnet J. If. Felgar Deans Emeriti Saimicl Watson Rcaxcs scrvcil as professor of mathematics for eighteen ears before becoming clean ol the College ol Arts ami Sciences in 2i. Untier his i Hiiihince, that colley;e became the larg- est in the uni ersity. Dean ikuing the College ot I ' .ngineering ' s formative perioil, |. 11. Felgar saw that college grow to become one ol the most prominent ile- partments ol the L ' ni ersit . I ' resigneil his position in 19.17 alter ser ing as dean of the Col- lege of Kngineering lor t vent -eight years. When Julien C. Monnet I ' etireil Iroin his posi- tion in the .School of I, aw in 1 41, he was the oiliest ilean in the iini ersity I rom the standpoint ol ser ' ice. All three ol the men are still active on the cam- pus. Monnet is prolessor ol law; I ' elgar is a professor ol engineering; and Rea es ser es as a prolessor ot mathematics. Pago 98 CLASSES " ll ' iii hfdutiful iiith ' tiit shoes Alfiris Douijlity nf tin Ihiily nnis. ' Uarbaka Dorothy Mae Betty June Rose Mary CIraxdhei.d Naifeii Means Herald X ! -Arts and Sciences -Arts and Sciences Ai A Fine Arts Sapulpa Hugo Arts and Sciences Richinoiid, ' a. Coed Counsellor Hestia Hiko, Texas Caileltei- Social Work Club Cadettes Philosophy Club ' ice-Pri idcnt Coed Counsellor Public Director Las Dos .Americas V.W.C.A. KPE Makv Louise Helen Ju ANITA WiLM CiRACE ACKLEY Blackert Falt-kenrekrv Waccdnek xo XV. XV. A r A Business Adniin. Fine . rts Business .Admin. .Arts and Sciences Harden Cit Ft. Worth, lexas Oklahoma City Oklahoma Citv ■.W.C.A. V.. .H. K r K Cadcttes Cheer Leader Jr. Women ' s Racket Club Coed Counsellor Honor Class W.A.A. Cadette Lt. PlIVl.l.lS F.vonva Hkha Jane CjlAKl.Ol 1 E Evans Marti Hunter COKDR AV Arts and Sciences Fine Arts XV. Business .Aiimin. Ainarillo, Texas Washington Fine .Arts Manchester Cadettes A A, Ireas. Little Rock, Ark. V.W.C.A. V.W.C.A. II ZK Y.W.C.A. Coed Counsellor K l ' Jr. Women ' s Philosoph Club Band Honor Class Orchestra Orientation Com. DoKOTiiy Alice Klizaretii Marv Louse Pailise Llse Nash N ' ewbern Ken YON Fine Arts A l Arts and Sciences Arts and Sciences Shreveport, La. Fducatioii Bvars Okmulgee Cadettes Oklahoma Cil V.W.C.A. .W.C.A. .W.C.A. lliMia Coed Counsellor Mary Frances Mary Emily Ch ARLSIE Slzanne Friedman Snyder McLai CMMV McMlrray KAO KAO r ' I ' n AAA Fine Arts Business .Vdniiii. Kducalion Arts and Sciences Lawton Oklahoma Cilv Savre Oklahoma Citv Y.W.C.A. Racket Club Pan-IIellenir A. W.S. W.A.A. W.A.A., A.W.S. Coed Counsellor Kxecviti ' e Board A.W.S. Dustv Iravellers Coetl Counsellor 1 1 est i a ' AV.C.A. Racket Cluli Mary Marie Anne Mar iokik Be KKI.Y BAni.K Stueve Hickman KonEL Arts and Sciences nB i .Arts aiul Sciences A X!! Ada F.ducalion I.aHton Fine .Arts K li )klahoma Cit Musko;;ee • T, President W.A.A. Cadettes 2, Secretary Cadettes .W.C.A. V.W.C.A. Mary Louise Jean Alice Jane Anna Licii.i.e SunOS Stewart Cox Rose II K -l A . AXfi AXn Arts and Sciences Klemenlarv .Arts and Sciences h ' ine .Arts Ardinorr Kducation Blackwell Norman Tulsa y.W ' .V.A. Choral Club, Cadettes Cadelles President Cadettes Mary Jane Marriei r Sara Ann .Anni-ita M. Stein Zachrv Preston Lee KKT K K r AT Kducalion Arts and Siii-nciv ICducalion Arts and Sciences Marlow Miatnl Muskogee Kl Reno Cadelles v.vv.c-.. . V.W.C.A. Orchcsis Ck % P po «. w CiiAm.Es W. Bii.LEE Zacii Fannie Kate Elizabeth Aw Ml. (Mm Whitlow HOICH Bu»-incv AAA .Art , and Sciences .Arts and Science AdminiMratioii Fine . rtv Oklahoma Citv Tulsa N ' nrman . rdinore Oikonomia Hrug Store HeMi.i, II Z K Cowbo ' Cadettes .M + .W.C-.A., 1 ' K K • X. Secy.. AAA Betty K. Joan Florence Joy Prier Bernard Neei.v PiNSKER I.EWALLEX A X ; r + K Fine Arts Commercia! Bll inf s Admin. Business Admin. Tulsa Education Oklahoma Cilv Nowata Cirandfield r..A.B. Ciimmiitcf Cadettes K . A ' .S. Commiitci Beth ViRciMA Lee CoRiwE F. Martha Jane Newport Hint F.LBERT -Appel Pharmacy Arts and Sciences .Arts and Sciences II K4 Eiiiiicf, N. M. Norman Wilberton .Arts and Sciences (iairn French Club Cadettes TuUa . Kl -.W.C.A. .w.c.A. O.r.Hh.A. Cadettes Dusty Tra -ellers HriiK Store A A A Philosophy Club Cowboy CortI Counvellor . IAKIE B. Everette NL JARITA PVRL K i . s SiMEROTH Leonard B1CKNF.LI. Wood F.diicalion .Arts and Sciences A X .. ' Arts and Sciences Norman Oklahoma City -Arts and Sciences Oklahoma City Sayre Cadettes Coed Counsellor Oklahoma Daily Editor Cadettes, r.A.B. Charlexe .Maria.n M. Rosalie Marthine Armstrong Kinney Steele Tyree .Arts and Sciences AT Arts and Sciences Arts and Sciences Canton Arts and Sciences Kingfisher Idabel Band, ' ice-Pres. Oklahoma City Women ' s League V.W.C.A. A .M 11. President Cadettes V.W.C.A. V.W.C.A. -hi: AAA AT Patsv H. Cole Helen Mary Elizabeth JEAX R. K AO HlNTINCTOV Cooper Kino Arts and Sciences KAe K AO .Arts and Sciences Okmulgee Fine Arts Arts and Sciences Apache Philosophy Club N ' orman Oklahoma City Las nos Americas A.W.S. W.A.A. . V.C.A. Retta Emily Jo Jean- Dishman- Enola Mae Beekmav Sainders Arts and Sciences Fielder KAe A Oklahoma C tv Arts and Sciences Arts and Sciences Business .Admin. KAn Oakwood Oklahoma Citv Douglas Las Dos Americas lir V.W.C.A. Cadettes Entre Nous H - , Secretary Okla ioma Daily V.W.C.A. Jr. Honor Class Cadette Lt. Staff Writer Soonerettes Cadettes .Advertising AAA. KFE .Mgr. Daily . Urc.aret Carmen- Betty- E Carl Hiltin Root Am ADOR McKenzie Engineering Arts and Sciences .Arts and Sciences .Arts and Sciences Harbour. N. J. A.S.C.E. Muskogee Puerto Rico Hugo AT Engine Club Cadettes L.K.O.T. St. Pat ' s Council Knight of St. Pat ■. ih, Thela Bond Rally Pnrdy Miss Rtin,i-Jtf I roans King Woody lliirdy. ' ' Sitting ' ahcre their faces don ' t shon-, Senior Prexy Jack Coe and some Chi-0. mm Sue Nell Frederika Elizaretii Ann Joan Thompson Dale GUNN Blanton AT Arts and Sciences KKT Arts and Sciences Arts and Sciences Oklahoma City Fine Arts Norman Ada Little Rock, Ark. Cadettes Y.W.C.A. Y.W.C.A. Wanda Mary Colvert Helen Cullins Mary .Ann MacKeac nB l -Arts and Sciences Monroe Arts and Sciences Business Admin. Ada Fine .Arts Pawhuska Wichita Falls, XA ' l ' , President Pauls Vallev Soonertttts ' I ' exas PhaiitoM) Mask, Sequovah Club Golf Club, Pres. PrcsideEit Y.W.C.A. Coed Counsellor Mortar Board Dusty Traveller AAA W.N.A.D. Mary Adella Mae BONITA L. Maida Sholl Pierce Fitzwater Lambeth Axn AAA KAe K KP Fine . ' Vrts Pharmacy -Arts and Sciences Arts and Sciences Haskell, Texas Muskogee Watonga Hugo Choral Club (ialen Mortar Board, W.A.A., Y.-Pres. Racket Club Drug Store W.A.A., Pres. War Council ■ ' .W.C.A. Covvbo - A.W.S., Secv. Pan-Hellenic, M ' l ' V. . K 1 AAA Treasurer WlI.I.IAM J. Eddy Mary I.oii LiLA Lee Plrsei.i., Jr. Walker StubbemAn Davis Pharmacy Pharmacy Axn AT I.exinpton Picher Business Business O.f.Ph.A., Pres. K Norman Administration Orun Store O.r.Ph.A. BP Perry Cowboys, Pres. Drug Store ■S.W.C.A. Cabinet Cadettes Galen Co«bo s r.A.H., Pres. Y.W.C.A. Galen Cadette Lt. Marv I.olise CJladvs Harry Jo Ellen Carter K. THLEEV West.morei.and Reh.ev, a r K () MOXTIX .Arts and Sciences .Arts and Sciences Fine . rts 11 H ! .Antlers Shawnee Oklahoma Citv Education Spanish Club W.A.A., A.W.S. Oklahoma Citv -.W.C.A. Duck ' s Club Kntre Nous Cailette Lt. Y.W.C.A. Y.W.C.A. Publicilv Com. 2 A I. Treas. Cadettes A.W.S. Hetty Ruth Georceanne Dorothy IlARI)F..VIAM Evans O ' HORNETT COWI.INO KAH -Arts and Sciences 11 H -I- Arts and Sciences Fine .Arts Mavsville .Arts and Sciences Ada Mc.Mester II ZK Tulsa State B.S.r., Y.W.C.A. Se(|uovah Club Dustv Travellers President (Miairinan War 1 1 i -li A A A Duck ' s Club Council K •!• Jr. Pan-Hellenic W.A.A.. A ' h A Coed Counsellor fOE Ann- Dudley - K r Wanda I.ois Rosemary Ln.LiAN .Ann Rakkr HiNKI.E Fnzr;ERAr.n liusiness .Admin. .Arts and Sricnces .Arts and Sciences K AO Oklahoma Citv Duncan Hugo Fine .Arts Y.W.C.A. Y.W.C.A. Mortar Board .Ardmore Cadettes A A, K r V. Cadettes Coed Counsellor I. as Dos .Americas Pan-Hellenic Activities Center jr. Wi men ' s Honor Class Jkav Jeak RUSSKLL Cl RRAN- Petty Jo Wheeler McDonald ALt.EN I.EACIIMAN KAe Business .Admin. F ' harinacy A X U Arts and Sciences Norman Seminole Fine .Arts Ft. Smith, Ark. W.A.A. Board Blaekwell AT Racket Club, President Soonerettes Y.W.C.A. i. •« J« w fm M , Krma Mae Sarah Ann Elinor J. Margaret Anne HOI.T I VE Love DOI.PH Arts and Sciences II H •! IIB A Duke Business Admin. Arts and Sciences Arts and Sciences B.S.f. Ardmore Ardmore Bismarck, Oklalioma Daily Y.W.C.A. Y.W.C.A. North Pakota ( " lioral Club Cadettes Golf Cluh Hestia Y.W.C.A. Betk Betty Joyce Betty Ruth Bonnie HI-.STON Cook Johnson Arts and SriencfS AAA Fine Arts xn Oklahoma City Business Admin. Healdton Arts and Sciences Cherokee I ' niversitv Peoria, Illinois Soonereltts Players Orchesis Y.W.C.A. Phantom Mask Cadettes Jr. Honor Class Sooneretles NoRESE Bee Anita Pali.ine Yvonne Allen Roberta Marsiiai.i, Tate LlTCHHELIl Strong Fine Arts r I B ri B Arts and Sciences Norman Arts and Sciences . ' rts and Sciences Norman M !• K Seminole Tulsa Hestia Jr. Women ' s -.W.C.A. Soonerettes Honor Class 2 A I Strinjj Quartet Orchestra M.VR.IORIE JLNE Rowena Muriel Thomas Paul Al.t.EN- POOLAW ACKLEY Bayless Arts and Sciences Arts and Sciences Education Business Admin. Anadarko Oklahoma City Grandfield Clarcmore Y.W.C.A. Cadettes Sequoyah Club nnit Navcv Gray BETfY Mae Jean Haynes Barbara Ann HB Conner Smith HoocE, r B Business Admin. T ' l-B Arts and Sciences Business Admin. Ardmore Education Norman Oklahoma Cir» ' Orientation Chm. Oklahoma Citv A.W.S., l.A.B. Mortar Board riOTI Coed Counsellor Student Conduct Y.W.C.A. Cadettes Committee Chairman Career War Council Conference Mary Fowler Mary Margaret Wanda Jewel Hallie Jane Graham Black Costner Baskin Arts and Sciences KAe Education Fine Arts Scipio Fine Arts Poteau Holdenville AAA Lawton r AI Cadcttes Y.W.C.A. W.A.A. Etha Lois Gail Kathryn Marylyn A. Jean Adams CAMPBELt, Riley Thompson Business Admin. Education II B + AT Duncan Guvmon Arts and Sciences .Arts and Sciences Choral Club. KAn Oklahoma Citv Oklahoma City Treasurer K B, President BK Girls ' Quartet Y.W.C.A. Tr. Honor Class K Women ' s League Y.W.C.A. Cadettes Orientation Com. Wym Vaden Mary Acnes Helen Kathryn Georgia Anne Marsh Moore Chambers. T + B Mershon Arts and Sciences . rts and Sciences Business Admin. Arts and Sciences Oklahoma City Xnrman Miami Marloiv Las Dos Americas Cadette Comdr. KFE Band Central Com. Y.W.C.A. Orchestra Career Conference Cadettes Cadettes Y.W.C.A. 1945 " Strange the fact that no one ' s grinning: (jottltl it be that ne ' re not winning. ' " ' H omen engineers at eonslrticlinu : Yes, there ' s hound to be destriietion. ' mm (il.OKIA i ' EfiGv Jean JUAMTA J. Bettv Jo Turner McCai.eb Close r !• B AAA xn A Arts and Sciences .Arts and Sciences -Arts and Sciences .Arts and Sciences Ponca City Oklahoma Citv Oklahoma City Oklahoma Citv V.W.C.A. V.W.C.A. Duck ' s Club Social Work Club F.I.IZABETll Martha L. Virginia Lee Delora I.OLiSE Lees Teecardin Jones TiNSLEY Art ami Sciences Fine .Arts .Arts and Sciences Business Oklaliiirna Citv Norman Tulsa .Administration fiZ ' V El Modjii K l Norman I. as Dos Americas, Soonerettes YAV.C.A. BPS President Cadettes Oikonomia AAA AAA Je.w MARcor Ma.xine Norma Fiokine PirrSENBARCER (;Rl!E nAUM Williams Stewart Business .Arts and Sciences .Arts and Sciences AAA Administration Oklahoma City Idabel Arts and Sciences Maud V.W.C.A. Tulsa Cadcttes y.w.c.A. A.W.S. Jr. Pan-Hellenic Cordelia Aw RiTif .Ann Him. IeANNE (jRfXIAN J LA NIT a June Hayes AAA XSi Barnett KKF Arts and Sciences Arts and Sciences Xf! Arts and Sciences Cherokee Stroud Arts and Sciences C)kIahoma Citv I ' nioii Activities Coed Counsellor Wichita, Kansas YAV.C.A. Board Entre Nous Cadettes Philosophv Club I ' ublications Cadettes V.W.C.A. Cadettes Br.ard Jr. Women ' s Honor Class Jkav Adei.i. ROSSI.YN Marina Elleen Eleanor Porter, X !. ' Crane SOLI.EMIERCER Davis Arts and Sciences AT Fine Arts AP Oklahoma Citv Business Norman Fine Arts K ' l ' , Karket Clnh .Administration A ' I ' A, President El Reno Pan-Hellenic Chandler El Modiii Universitv Mortar Hoard y.w.c.A. Plavers Jr. -I-HK Racket Club Pan-I lellenic M. V. WiRCHs HeTIV (iENE Margaret Lee Phyllis KnKineering FORIl Brown FENnniN Kl Reno I- !• B KKF r-i-B Kninlil of St. Pat Arts and Sciences Fine Arts Arts and Sciences Sec .- Trea s. Sayrc Sherman, Texas Kansas Citv, Mo Senior Class Cadettes A + A Oi: ' ! .Sooner S iamroik, V.W.C.A. CoverrJ ll ' iu on. Editor Editor St. Pat Council, A.W.S. Publicitv Committee Doris J. EVAI.YN Hitchcock Maryki.yn Al IXASnER Snowdkr AAA StEWART Viii-:km:r Fine .Arts Business .A lmin. A X !. ' Arts and Sciences N ' ukon McAlester Commercial I ' " du. Tulsa Cadettes A.VV.S. N(U ' nian Pan-Hellenic Cadelles Adriknne War Council H r, K •!• Coed Counsellor V.W.C.A. I.tJCii.E Lost; Marv Margaret (ilORIA Mahi.e Marie A xn Hai.i. Smerwoou Mr)RGAN Fine Arts A 1 ' Al ' .Arts and Sciences Norman Business .Arts and Sciences Healdlon Choral Club .Adminislrati(»n Oklahoma Citv 1 N, President -S ' .W.C.A. Wichita Falls, ' !• B K, A A A M -I ' K, AAA Texas Jr. Women ' s Inter-Religinuii V.W.C.A. Hoiir)r Societv Council Mortar Board n m ' M Sos Maix fi. I)(As Zelma Mpeks lRf.lNI D. II ( II Hart Lcscii LCS ' SOK I- ' iiKinrrrin r Fine Arts AXn Vriicziirla Fine Arts riptoii Pharmacy 1 ' . r.. Cliil) Vuknn ( " nivf rsitv Pawhuska KiiKiiif ( " luh Inivrrsilv Placers V.W.C.A. A.I.M.K. Plavrrs . .C.A. Drug Store Oiiirn Latino Phantom Ma«k Co«bo » Amrricano K A II, . A-l- A Kr NoviE Rae Btm- Jo Beck .MlLLICENT Jose .Alfredo I.EACIIM w K AM Marrs Gamez A X ' .! .Arts and Sciences II H ' l Engineering l-iiir Arts Miami .Xrts and Sciences Venezuela Blackxvcll Cadette Captain Norman Engine Club l ' iii ' crsit V.W.C.A. Cabinet Jr. Honor Class . .S.M.E. I ' lavrrs War Council A K A. X A ' 1- Centrn Latino V W.C.A. W.A.A. Cried Counsellor Americano O. E. Christina Barbara Jane James Monroe Wyatt Roberts Board Miles Husiness F.ducatioii A X !. ' Pharmacy A(liniiii lrati(iii Norman Arts and Sciences Ardmore lahlnitiah Boise Citv Drug Store Ai;il y.w.c.A. Cowbovs Cadettes O.f.Ph.A. Beatrice Frances Ann Marv Alice Jo .Ann (ioDOWN Browx PlCKlNSOX Kennedy -Arts and Sciences Arts .-intl Sciences .Arts and Sciences Arts and Sciences Tulsa nuiioaii .■ rdmore Norman Jr. Women ' s llotia A . A AT Honor Class OikoiKunia I ' S B S 1., X A + V.W.C.A. . .r.. . Soonerettes •J ' BK U ' omen ' s Leafiiie -Mortar Board Marcaret B. Betti- Doris Gene .• P0LINAR ArES Francisco Kramer Solano Art and Sciences K Ae KKT Business .Admin. N ' orman .■ rts and Sciences -Arts and Sciences Barraiu|uilla, Enid Oklahoma Citv Colombia, S. A. V.W.C.A. Philosophy Club V.M.C.A. Cadettes Orchesis Latin A merican A.W.S., W.A.A. Club Las Dos Americas Las Dos Americas Marilyn " Jean ' .Mvrtle Virginia JAV Hoffman Capps Fowler Leiman Arts and Sciences Education KAe Engireering El Reno Randlett Arts and Sciences Long Island OS + Favetteville, Ark. Citv, N. V. Cadettes AAA, XT T li V.W.C.A. A.W.S.. W.A.A. Sooner Shamrock VA ' .C.A. A.S.C.E. Alex M. Betti- Lou Kathrine Joseph A. Ospovat Lll.LICREN L MS Mehan Engineering Arts and Sciences AAA Engineering Dallas, Texas Oklahoma Citv .Arts and Sciences N ' orman Tf! AT Tulsa Sooner Shamrock, A.S.C.E. •I ' Z Coed Counsellor Editor Engineer ' s Club V.W.C.A. T B II. ZT German Club Covered Jf ' agon Tom Boyd Memorial Award Tanell G. Carrifae Gladys Mary Lou Law RlSSEI.I. Carver Humphries K Kr xn A4 AAA Fine .Xrts Fine Arts Education Arts and Sciences Oklahoma Citv Altus Oklahoma City Oilton V.W.C.A. Playhouse Social Work, Pan-IIellenic Orchesis Secretary V.W.C.A. V.W.C.A. KAn Cadettes 1945 ■ ;; the foreground is the boss. (). I ' . ' s president. Dr. Cross. ' " Treasury offices, big or small. Take your rnotuy like Morgenthau. " mm Emmalu Robert M. LuciLE William B. Bates SWESSIK ROWELL Rorerts Special Graduate Graduate Graduate Olustee GeoloRv Tulsa Chemistry Oklahoma Citv Engineer ' s Club Lawton TBn Cadettes AX2 SEE Senior Class President LURA F. C. AvN Doris H. Lois Marguerite Lester Laslev Mason Brown Ai A Graduate Graduate Business Graduate Alva Norman Administration West Chicago, Shattuck Illinois 4 2 Wanda Jo Betty Nigel Virginia Elizabeth S. Brown Beekly Stoutz, a Merrick Axn II B Arts and Sciences KAH Arts and Sciences Arts and Sciences Muskogee Arts and Sciences Muskogee Tulsa Mortar Board Ardmore Orchesis Philosophy Club B K, X A ■! W.A.A. Cadettes Coed Counsellor Pan-Hellenic Philosophv Club Dustv Travellers AAA Y.W.C.A. Y.W.C.A. Jr. Honor Class Terry Trikfet Martha Mar.torie Beli.e Evelyn Young Arts and Science ' Margaret HAMniETON Reeburgh Enid Bourne .Arts and Sciences AAA Philosophy Cliib .Arts and Sciences Tuttle Fine Arts Pla ' h(mse ' iodward Hestia Shcrtield, Ala. Radio Work Oklahoma Daily, Oikonomia 2 A I, President ■I ' ll i: Editor ON Tniversity Ri zell Honor H2; ' Symphony Class Y.W.C.A., B.s.r. Choral Club Phvm-is Fraskie Tiio.mas F. Maktiiine Eberle Anorews Collins Tyree KKF .Arts and S( icnces Business Arts and Sciences Education Comanche .Administration Idabel Oklahoma Citv Oklahoma City Y.W.C.A. Ei.iSK Hall Wll.LlA.M I ,EE Janice B. Elmer Piiii.ii ' Grikhn KlRKPATRlCK Spinks Klein AAA ATA Arts and Sciences Engineering Arts and Sciences Business Norman Ardmore Norman Administration Oikonomia ! II i), T H n Entre Nous Ilvdro II ZK S T, 11 A -!■ Las Dos Americas A i: II KFK Am.hnk Manuel Catherine Maxine Morris Iriiiakrkn ' (JOTWAI.S Pierce (Jradii.iic EnKincerin K KKr Arts and Sciences Ada I-08 Tec|ues, Business Watonga -k N Venezuela Education Y.W.C.A. A.A.r.w. P. E. Cluh Muskogee AAA Las Dos .Americas Latino .Anierican Club (il.RVN H. Jean Bt)NNE Marjorie Rirni Dale LOVVRV KVW.IIT PlITMAN (ioonwiN EnKineerinR KAO KAO Axn Ssdonv Okla. Citv Fine Arts .Arts an d .Arts and (iraduate TB 11, i: T Okla. Citv Sciences Srien« es Stratford Hi: ' .VV.C.A. Norman Okla. Citv •I- H :; Senif)r I ' niversitv A.W.S., Pres. .W.C.A., K All Advisor Plavers Who ' s Who president Oirector W.A.A. ' ocational Caddies Tutorial Committee, Coetl A.T.Ch.E., Chairman Counsellor secretary A . A EnRine Clul .ii : ATI UNDERCLASSMEN Lums and MoKiy studying Tr ' uj — Cnitd, don ' t Munry ' s Ici s loak bin ' ' Aw Nancv Pattv Dari.a Awk BEnv ( " lOITl.lKB Heax Dow mm; lOllNSlOX Sl ' RlII.I. Arts and K K r AT AZA K KT Scieru ts line Arts Arts and Arts and Arts and Perry Ui)ston, Sciences Sciences Sciences Mass. Nnrinan Hnhart (ireat Bei Kansas Jow SlllRl.EV Isabel H. Marcaret Joan Walden Batciieior C ' rim (irKiRi D ' ( " iRABl.E Arts and Fine Arts l- ' .njj:ineerinK Kaiki) AAA Sciences F.nid ( ' (ialt:ale Arts and Arts and Hugo Sciences Okiahiiina City Sciences O ' .lahoma City ' NONA F.tA CES I ' Al I I E Kathryn VtROlMA Sini X Ri 111 Scdi 1 N (1MI Rise IknuES SlAKKlKll IIemkiv Hai ie A X!i A X !. ' Arts ami r ' !■ H A X .. ' Arts and Arts niul Sciences Arts and Arts anil Sciences Sciences Antlers Sciences Sciences Norman Quinton Sha nee Fnid Mattie Loii Norma Marv Lois M VDEI.INF Jean Konivsnv Fl AlVE ( " IVVIVCIIAM Jane Barveit I ' diicalinn Fisher X!( Marsiiai 1 K K r I ' .Itiorado Husiness Fine Arts X ' .! Arts and Adniinis- Mollis Arts and Sciences tralinn Sciences Tulsa Ilennessrv niiraiu 1 ) 1 K R H X Mario V |(1A Kl F.I.I Ann 11 M R As Smii II I ' RAMES JEWER Hersari) Nesbitt K A H W ' llEEl.ER Husiness Arts and K AH Arts and Arts and llll O Sciences Arts and Sciences Sciences llasliiiKs Sciences Ardinnre Oklahoma Cilv Miami M KIH 1 A Ki 111 SlIIKl E Mill ICR Bei IV Jo Kefs Kp 1 Caiiht HosilAi.l. ( ' im.i)s Utisinrss x ' .; OlPTFKlyll Arts and Business Adiniiiis- Fine An Arts and Sciences Pocasset tralion newr y Sciences Tulsa lulsa Dallas. Texas Geri EvALOf Patsy Walter W. Wanda Martha Peggy Betty Bob Mary Jane Cove HlBBEI.I. Mlrphey QUILLIAN Jean Jeane Erickso.v Ancermax Sharp Fine Arts AT II B ' ! AX Granot Mayheld AT xn Xfl Cordell Arts and Arts and Fine Arts ASA K A H Fine Arts Education Fine Arts Sciences Sciences Dallas, Fine Arts Fine Arts Norman Oklahoma Chelsea Stroud Oklahoma City Texas Vernon, Texas Norman City Virginia S. Mary Loi ' Barbara X ' IRGIMA Virginia Hazel Jane Barbara Frances DONABEL (Jeorce Farmer Elizabeth Harrison Randle Hackett Wells Ann Paris Christian Kducation Axn Smith Arts and r B Fine Arts AT r + B KKF Norman Arts and AAA Sciences Fnclassified Alva Pre-Med Arts and .Arts and Sciences Education Anadarko Norman Oklahoma Sciences Sciences Joplin, Oklahoma City Tulsa Norman Missouri City Robert B. Robert H. Pat Frances Mary Marjori Patricia Joan Anna L. Capps Harrison SLTHERI.ANn Eleanor Deane James Anne Miller Morrison EngineerinK Fine Arts Arts and Sitter ' ANCE Arts and Powell r + B Fine Arts Oklahoma Vonkers, Sciences Fine Arts AT Sciences AT Arts and Norman Citv New York Dallas, McLean, Arts and Oklahoma Arts and Sciences Texas Texas Sciences Ponca City City Sciences Sulphur Oklahoma City Betty Lea BiLi.iE Lee Marian Doris Ellen Joan Marjorie Patricia BErn- RcTii To Cl.AYTON Anderson Mowry ClLP Waite Maines I.EF Gaden flARBISON " MlRRY Aris and r B r |.B Axn AAA XV. A xn AAA .Arts and Science Arts and Arts and Fine Arts Arts and Fine Arts Business .Arts and Sciences Clinlon Sciences Sciences Duncan Sciences Tulsa Adminis- Sciences Garfield, Kansas Citv, Kansas Citv, Sapulpa tration Oklahoma -Arkansas Nlissouri Missouri Seiling City M ARC A RET Roberta Margaret Elaine Mary Mary Jane Dorothy Carolyn Wendell A. Kaxe Fl.AlNE Mlmphreys ■0L■NG Catherine Stewart Jeax Gannon Holmes A X •; Brenton AAA AAA Catlett AAA Hemphill HB Fore Business Arts and Arts and Business AAA Arts and AAA Fine .Arts Fine .Arts Adm. Sciences Sciences Adminis- Arts and Sciences .Arts and Okmulgee Bray Oklahoma Norman Oil ton tration Sciences Watonga Sciences City Sapulpa Oklahoma City Pawhuska Betty (Jerry BEm- Lol Dorothy Barbara Doris Marjorie Harriet Hazel Louse Wrinkle Wll.DMAN Ann JANE Col I.EEN Myers Bliss Ledgerwood Barefoot AAA AT Hartman Berry SXRBER II B + Hardeman Axn r + B Arts and Arts and A XSi II B r •!• B .Arts and HB Business Arts and Sciences Sciences Education Arts and Business Sciences .Arts and Adminis- Sciences Norman Oklahoma CarneRie Sciences Adm. Clinton Sciences tration Ponca City Citv Sapulpa We«oka McAlester H oldenville - ' J ' or .Indcison fixing her t iir ir ' s ii must J tap hig vieii- of I lulian Teepee. " ff A .» « 1 « -m A ' -m CT %l 1 U LI .1 Dorothy Cmari.exe Forest PATTi- MADELY " Jean- I.eah;keen ' Simon Ivester Wilson Brandon- Arts and Law r + B Arts anc AXS2 Sciences Bradford, Arts and Sciences Arts and Oklahoma Pennsylvania Sciences Ponca C Sciences City Say re Shidler Jeanxe ' ite Nancy J. Wallace Joyce R( Bartlesov Roberts Davidsox JACOBI Cook KAe K A It ATA Arts and Fine An Arts and lulucation Prc-Med Sciences Dustin Sciences Oklahoma CnshinK Marietta Muskogee Citv Mary Mi;i.i. Bl-RNEICE Marmia Bay Helen Jane JlDY Roberts Hoi.sted Colli NGUdOD I.AICIILIX Con RAO A X il Arts and K A IIB I K A6 Arts and Sciences Bnsii ess Arts and Business Sciences Mountain Wichita, Sciences Adininis Hhukwrll ie v Kansas Oklahoma Citv tration Chickash Beatrice Kaimryn Ramona IloNAi.n Linda MORAVEC Maxine Verhler Pope Colbert Fine Arts Farui ' har- AAA F.nRineerinK K AH U ' aiikiiniis sox Fine Arts Miiskouee Fine Art Business Oklahoma Norman Illl O Citv 1 1) III Ki III Rex Marv Pais Daxi riix;e I ' . 1 IKK F.verett l.Ol ISE Potter K A O I ' liarniacv I ' .n ineerinj; llANEY AAA Arts and Norman Burliank A X V. Business Sciences Fine Arts Adin. Ada OkmulKee Sapulpa Mary Frances Fraxces !ary Jane Patricia F.i.izabeth JANE Frances Wrioht BliRGESS Moore IIerndox Antrim Arts and II H l ' Buvincss KAe Arts and Sciences Arts and Adiii. Fine Arts Sciences llobart Sciences Ada ' I ' lilsa Bethany Jnplin, Mo. , Dee Phyllis Shirlev Virginia Garland Martha Anna Howard Bii.LiE Joe A. B. :d I.O E Ann Tackwell ' ernon Lake Mall Edward TWVMAN Riddle nd K Ae ' 0ODRUFF Arts and Shannon Knight Arts and Burba KKr Arts and ■s Arts and r + B Sciences Engineering Arts and Sciences Business Fine Arts Scieiu-es R Sciences Arts and Piedmont Oklahoma Sciences Sherman, Duncan Poteau Ardmore Marion, Sciences City Oklahoma Texas Indiana Ponca City Citv Marcine Freda Sue Vera Gerai.dine Pairicia Rose Marie Mary Jane Helen Lea Anne Croom Pauline Frye OOBRV Young Helen VVhitworth Shelton Hamilton AAA Cash Business AT AAA Kirkpatrick Arts and Fine Arts rts A ■!■ Business Education Adminis- Business Arts and Education Sciences Muskogee ?ee Arts and Adminis- Okemah tration Adm. Sciences Oklahoma Norman Sciences tration ( " hickasha Yukon Oklahoma City Muskogee Durant City Rose Donald Mildred William William Elizabeth Rosemary Kathleen F. Jeanne Betty Jo John Joy Max Eugene Ann POI.LARHIDE Jones Johnson Hermes !iS (jRACE Kelly S potts Savage Mahonev Arts and Arts and Education AAA is- i: x Engineering Engineering Arts and KKr Sciences Sciences Portland, Fine Arts r.ntliiieerinK Tulsa Hobart Sciences Arts and Oklahoma Marlow Oregon Sapulpa n Oklahoma City Hartshorne Sciences Enid City w David A. Nelle Margaret Jackie ' iR(:i iA Frances Mattie Lee Betty- Betle Akchix Williams Horr Brewer Ruth Treeman Hardy Wood McCAI LISTER rts EnRineering n B4 Arts and X!2 Everitt Arts and Fine Arts KKr Fine Arts Shrevepiirt, Arts and Sciences Arts and X I Sciences Pauls Valley Arts and Bartlesville Louisiana Sciences Oklahoma City Norman Sciences Oklahoma City Arts and Sciences Enid Perry Sciences Tulsa Marv Pat Shirley El.OISE May Jo Lenard Mary Dorothy Clell Cun- iTOV Katmrvn Salnders DOCKLER MULLEN- I.UNDGAARD Logan NLXRTHA Wills ningham »s Seaboch AAA II K ' t DORE 11 B ' I ' 2X Logan xn Arts and A X Arts and Business ri B I Education Fine Arts AT Fine Arts Sciences Commercial Sciences Adm. Fine Arts Ada Norman Education Norwich, Bethany Education Tulsa Sherman, Hominy Hominy Kansas Rraman Texas Martha Edna Berton Ri th M. Sue Betty Ruth Rdsii.and Peggy Ruth Alma ES Nan Tkatch Scull McKissicK COMEGYS Hall Moore Banner Maruei.i.e .1. COLIORO Arts and (icology X!2 AAA Arts and Fine Arts KAe Davis n.1 ASJi Sciences Lavrton Fine Arts Fine Arts Sciences Oklahoma Arts and KKr ■s Arts and Topcka, Oklahoma Oklahoma Perry City Sciences Arts and field Sciences Shellman, Georgia Kansas City City Fort Worth, Texas Sciences Oklahoma City J Ik y liliiy ni or Is day iif ir {lay. ff ' XJD has nolhiiiy to say. Gerai.dise ( " AROl.VS Mildred Beverly J. Logan |ea Willi e ( " lORMK Rice Fine An " k a h Fine Arts Arts and Tulsa Fine Arts Ilartshnrne Sciences Muskogee Lawton Makiorif. LoflSE Bei-iv Pec, Norma Jean Ann iMOGENE LlCHIEMIEID OirrnN MORPllEW Praii r Fine Arts A Arts and Arts and Poiica City Arts and Sciences Sciences Sciences Lintise " Oklahoma St. Louis City Barbara jEWEl.l. Marv Mai n Tom Rice WlIME Peikrs BlRMIAM I ' iiu- Artv ( " AI ' PS A X !. ' Arts and Ilt;lUlt(ill Fine Arts Arts and Sciences Carter Sciences Oklahoma Oklahoma City Ci«.v Aw F,. JoAX n iRA KAV (;aikes F ' arnest Pkimi COOI.EV AX ! K A(» x;; 11 It ' l ' Arts anil Fine Arts Arts and Arts and Sciences Muskojiee Sciences Sciences Oklahoma Oklahoma OkmiilKee Citv Cilv Siiivi. Lackev I- ' dtication t IklnllnllKl (•il Marglieritk (iREEN Fine Arts Bca er K I 1 1 R s Mil, I ER K K V Arts and Sciences lulsa Ierrv I ' llllMI ' SOV K A n lUisiness Fnid Marcfrv Henry A 1 ' Arts and Sciences Barllesville SM M a iior K K I ' Arts and Sciences Shelhv. Ohio Bariiara Bo cE II H ' l Fine Arts Amarillii, Fexas UllROTllY Lot McBride II H ' l ' Arts and Sciences Oklahoma Citv mi ; L. Virginia John EVEI.VN F. J. 1 TlRXBULL Overton- Brown Benavides s Fine Arts Nelson- XV. EnEineering Anadarko Business Arts and Caracas, Oklahoma Sciences Venezuela, City Anadarko S. A. Barbara Pat VV. M. Bet-iv RlTII CK ASNE (Irant Spotts Hali, rts TlTTI.E XV. EnK ' " eerinK AT Arts and Arts and Hobart Arts and Sciences Sciences Sciences Oklahoma Tulsa Perry City Bettv Jane Marv F. Norma Jean Robert Harroir Greenwade Woon VVii.sox s Fine Arts XV. Arts and Arts and Muskogee Fine Arts Sciences Sciences Tia Roswell, Wcatherford Muskogee New Mexico Rhea C. V. Marv W. BlI.I.Y EAU Ari.ene Hill Martin KlHR Blrnei.i. d. AT EnRineerinc Arts and Brami.e-tt 1 Business Miami Sciences Engineering Adm. Norman Iloisington, Wewoka Kansas NVE JL ' HREE Christine Marv Jane LI. F.II.EEV LOCA N Roberts d Blantok Arts and Arts and ( Arts and Sciences Sciences Tia Sciences Tulsa Oklahoma Oklahoma Citv Citv L ' liitll (lootiiii in find Bitty I eitighn Sct ii u nnd studyiny nith the daiin. Iht tiitiiil. intliislrioiis lunks on thiir jiicis Slioji ihal th( prof ' s piitti u lluiii ihroiit li thiii paces. m mk SlZAWE Betsy C " iiARi.onE Harry P. Patterson ' Candy Crice I.EES A A II B h Business Pre-La« Fine Arts Fine Arts Tulsa Oklahoma ' e volia Okmulgee City Marline D arlene Val SlE Hamilton IIOISI.EY lAcKSON Katiiryn KAH 11 H-l- XiJ Walker Fine Arts Kducation F.ducation (Jeneral Bartlesvillc ( )klaIionia ' aii, Texas Oklahoma Citx Citv Margaret Beiiy Jane MoREE Patricia Mae Ivv loilNSON (iLOVER llANEY Fine Arts r •!• K Arts and 11 B l ' ;iiirika Business Sciences Fine Arts Atlminis- Tulsa Ada tralion Boise City GoRIKiN Mary A ' INCENT Rosemary Leonarh Marcari r Irene Price McWii I iAms Smedlev Maitiimews Fn inecrinj; II It l Fine Arts CJeneral Maud Business Fort Worth, Oklahoma Ailminis- TcXils (•lt tration Holdenvillc Kdii m Irene Uariiara Jose Patricia Morton Jink Al AI I Stephens AAA MORCAN Knuineerinn Business Arts aiul Business Lima, I ' eru. Beaver Sciences Siminole S. A. Oklalicinia Citv Marv Jo Ell ABETll Wll 1 lAM Frances I.. Niciioi.sov RlTll l " )AVU) Pipkin Business KimiENS Ks 1 ES K Kl " Adminis- Arts and Business Arts and tration Sciences MuskoKec Sciences Shawnee Nnrman Seminole A RX DENE Betti- Jane Levona POI.I.YANNA BlI.I.YE L. Beitv Lain Barbara Lynn Betty .Ann Scott Watson- Williams n.wts Morrow Webster Jane Albertson Spencer K K r Arts and Arts and AT r •!• H AT Marshall A + r + B Arts and Sciences Sciences Business Arts and Fine Arts r l ' B Arts and .Arts and Sciences Edmond Wakita Admiiiis- Sciences Oklahoma Fine . rts Sciences Sciences Seminole tratinn Law ton Wichita Falls, Texas City Leon, Kans. Oklahoma City Norman Caroi.vx G. Jo Anne JiMMIE Helen L. Den NO Eo Maxine T. CJrayce Frances Clara McDermott Towers RlTH Williams Terrel LOPER Cowell Alice Fell WORDEN A X J2 AXn Ferguson A X V. Arts and Business AT n B + Business Arts and Arts and X V. Arts and Sciences Adminis- Fine Arts Business Adminis- Sciences Sciences Arts and Sciences Oklahoma tration Ada .Adminis- tration Tulsa Pawnee Sciences Stratford lladdonfield, New Jersey Citv Cleveland tration . rdmore Duncaii Bii.i.iE Jew DOROTllV Dorothy June Ann Beverly ZannieM. y Betty Ann Smith Ann Ruth Lucas Costei.i.o Calvert Ann Klein Manning Gafford r t ' K Waylaxd Xil n B -I ' Arts and nB4 II B I AAA xn Fine Arts AT Arts and Fine Arts Sciences Fine . rts Arts and -Arts and Business Wexvoka Arts and Sciences Tulsa Oklahoma Tulsa Sciences Sciences -Adminis- Sciences Hardin City City Tulsa Lawton tration Shawnee Okla. City Jack Bettv Lou Mary Jeanne L. Nit a Jean Sara Jean Dorothy Jo .Ann Cariha RriRERTS WlIKERSOV Elizabeth Hill Maxwell Morrow Jean Falls Whitcomr Nita Business Fine Arts CAMP AAA Business nB + XV. AAA Wilson X ' allain Norman F ' tB Fine Arts St. Louis Arts and Fine . ' rts Business Arts and Arts and Norman Sciences Oklahoma .Adminis- Sciences Sciences Tulsa City tration Calumet Buffalo Bartlesville Marv Mattie Ann Nancy M. Patricia Betiy Lou Stephen Rose Marie Mary Don Martha Reistle McClintock June Fheck Sherron Cassid ' - Virginia Catherine Carsev II B + Axn Putnam .■ its and Kirk . rts and Clay Price A X !• Arts and Enginccrinc AT Sciences EngineerinK Sciences AF r + B Arts and Sciences Enid Arts and Wichita Idahel Frederick .Arts and .Arts and Sciences Houston, Sciences Falls, Texas Sciences Sciences Cleveland Texas Oklahoma City Okla. Citv Bristow I.EF Avs F.I IZARETIt FlAZEL Donald Patty Betty Jane Eileen Zei 1 A IIammon ' s Anderson Elizabeth Crain SlIATTUCK Herrincton Balmer Seevers Odena King AT A r Johnson Business Fine Arts AAA II B -!■ II R + .Arts and Business Fine Arts r !■ B C " layton Oklahoma Pre-Med Arts and .Arts and Sciences Adminis- Oklahoma Arts and City Pryor Sciences Sciences Prague tration City Sciences Law ton Pawnee WVwoka El Reno The pifis sniiit out dinlnt n Fron itr fi-ast, Jf itii till of lliiir mill liny iifie loud tit least. EUNA I.EE ( " l.ARICE John Lolis Mary Jlxe John Hex Davis COCIIRAV Skavlev HODOE Warren Arts ami K A H AT!) AAA Arts and Sciences Arts and Business Fine Arts Sciences Ardmore Sciences Okeinali Bartlesville Norman Norman Al.MEDA (jEORCE Jeavette RlCORDO Rriii Graycr CJl.EW WlM.lAMS Miranda Cook KlVCH McCui-i.oiii r •!■ li EnjjineerinK II B l Kusiness Arts and Business Lima, Peru. Arts and Adminis- Sciences .Adminis- S. A. Sciences tration Okmulgee tration Oklahoma Oepew Okla. C ' itv Citx Ons Mary Jane .lliu E. Andrfs BEin JfA I.ESSI.V ClRTIS New El. 1. RODRUU E Johnson Arts and AA V. Knjiineerinjj I ' + K Sciences Business Arts and Arei|uipa, Fine Arts Davis Adminis- Sciences Peru, S. A. Avon Par tration Dallas, Florida Idahel Texas (i FORGE A. Dawn I ONE ' m(;iNiA Lore n A Hooker Mavis M. i;oi 1 IN Cl AIRE McCary F.I. LIS Fine Arts AAA Fansher Arts and Business Ardmore Business Arts and Sciences Irxarkana, .Adminis- Sciences Atoka I ' lxas tration McAlester Kdinoiul Rita lOM R. I ' eccy Rltm Karrara DOROIIIY ' rREsr.MAs IlriKK Marciiani Bass Jeanne X ! Fn ;iiieerMn; A r II H ' l« IIerrinch) Arts and Oklahoma Arts ami Arts ami AAA Sciences City Sciences Sciences .Arts and Wichita, Oklahom.i Enid Sciences Kansas (in Prvor IIei Es J WEI K. W ' n 1 lAM II. VVANN EnniF Bii.L I ' RK1S Ikmssos WVCKOI t .AlMOM) It IKER ' AM)IV1ER II l ' 1 ' .Arts and II B " I ' Fine .Arts 1- Arts and Sciences HusiiifM .l -l Arts and Sciences Vintim, Adminis- Sciences Norman Iowa tration C ' hickasha Enid i " M Mk. 4. JH ' M 0 € k t rJ f J i r% c w •f " 1It(S ' 1 • ■ ' 1 f 4 z9 f» f feffJi;li mmmk r 3r wl W. v P Allexe Peccv Marv Ellex Sibyl Pat BETn- Mary Jeaxxe Kexxeth E. F.DSAI.I. COLEY N ' aomi Cauthon Brewster JOAXXE Dodsox Smock Fine Arts Littlejohs ' Arts and McCllloch Arts and Fine Arts Hammoxd -Arts and .Arts and Watonga Arts and Sciences Fine Arts Sciences Heavener KKr Sciences Sciences Sciences Frederick Arnett Mangum Business Sayre Oklahoma Alluwe Admin. Muskogee City Aw Wanda Lov Pail Linda Loi Helen E. Lois Rlth Jo Axx Betty Jeaxe ShEI DON N ' AVLOR Chan I-OfTIN McIntire WOOD.VRD Pyle KlRKP. TRICK Settle A I- Business Engineering II K ' !• KKr KAH AT Axn A + Engineering Adminis- Port of Arts and Arts and Arts and Business Pharmacy Fine .Arts Ponca City tration Spain, Sciences Sciences Sciences Adminis- Frederick Oklahoma Okene Trinidad Oklahoma City Norman Oklahoma City tration .Ames, Iowa City Margaret Deli.a Jane Howard Mary Etta Em.maxlel N0R.VIA Jeax Anne Deax Blrtov Marie Sibley Pali. Buxcii N. KORONIS Bra.mlett Elmore Scott Fine Arts (iREEN Fine Arts COTNER Fine Arts Pharmacv .Arts and .Arts and Business Pimpa. Fine Arts Pryor Engineering Oklahoma Picher Sciences Sciences .Adminis- Texas Chattanooga Altus City Ladona, Texas Wichita, Kansas tration Ponca City Doss X DoROrtn Phoebe Ann Joyce Mary E. Lester HOYLE Marcia LOLISE Stevexsos- Clark Cl ARK McPade Falconer Brow x Mill WEE JAXE Rice Business Arts and KKT Business Arts and Engineering .Arts and Kelso r + B Watonga Sciences Arts and Oklahoma Sciences Oklahoma Sciences KAe Fine .Arts Blackxvell Sciences Ponra City City Stigler City Anadarko Fine Arts El Reno Tulsa StE Carolyn Constance Treva Edaie M x Horothy NLVRY Edna Earl Wai.kek Haddock Shanks Clixe Joyce Harris .Ann Mason Frances McCraw X!! KAO Fine Arts A X n Lyxx Fine Arts AAA Hermes AT Arts and Fine Arts Drumright Fine Art Arts and Norman Business AXn .Arts and Sciences Shawnee Nexvkirk Sciences .Adminis- -Arts and Sciences Shawnee St. I ouis tration Durant Sciences Blackwell Norman R. H. Frances I.oiiE Jane Betta- Jeax Wyxona NLVRJORIE Nf ARTMA Dorothy Margaret IIestox Pemberton Ballew Apple Trice Barr Prator Jaxe Camp Arts and KKT Arts and K AH AT nB Fine .Arts CAX FIELD KKr Sciences Arts and Sciences Fine Arts Arts and Arts and .Ardmore KKr .Arts and Rush Sciences Wilson Oklahoma Sciences Sciences .Arts and Sciences Springs McAlester City Oklahoma City Tvler ' iciences Okla. Cit%- Bartlesville " Here ' s pui ntu ioui Betsy Ciiiiitly fVhile Jean White looks stveet as ' (Jaiidy ' Naxcv Jane Frances KArilLEEN Ruth J. T. W ' li.sos Jove Capps Henry HiTE Linn 11 K ' l A ' |. r •! ' H Arts and Engineerinj Arts and Business I ' ine .Arts Sciences Oklahoma Sciences Admin. Oklahoma Oklahoma Citv Oklahoma I-ake ' le v. City City City Texas JoAv Helen ' i(.inR Marilyn Beity M. J. Hammond 1 1 L f;o lANKERSLEV N ' aiciian KiMBLEV Hii iness C ' OI FMAN K . H Arts and Arts and I.awton Enfrineerin); Fine .Arts Sciences Sciences Ft. Smith, Oklahoma Ardmorc Abilene, Arkansas Citv Texas llll EV Iris Hot CIAS Veta Jo Erma F. Jl FHEM N Calvert 11 AM MACK Cu LI-EN Rice KdllcatidM . ' rts and I- ' n ineeriiiK AT Fine .Arts K.llKl Sciences Clinton Arts and Wichita. Elk City Sciences Vo(Kl vard Kansas Mary Jane OORRIS Mary Mary Carol ( " on LEY Staoo I.OIISE Ellen Kelciier Hu iness Hill Shakier .Arts and Aiiniinis- Fine . ' rts AAA .Arts and Sciences tralidii Oklahoma . rts and Sciences Knid OklaliDMia Cit Sciences I ' rvor Citv Norman Akaiimae Makv .Ann Marcarh Mary I.oii Frances Si 1.1.IVAN l-EDIlEirER Iane Kippel Nichols Ann XS! II H + K K r AAA Marlano Arts and .■ rts and .Arts and Education 11 B + Sciences Sciences Sciences Oklahoma Fine Arts Norman Oklahoma Cilv Harllesville City Tulsa Getai.fa M VRM N N ll I AIIFIII Mary Kathrvn EPFK C ' OCIK IdWRV El I ABETll Fisher Arts and AT K AO EVFUITT AAA Sciences Pre-Mcd .Arts and AAA Arts and lliiKO WiUnirton Sciences .Arts and Sciences Oklahoma Sciences Oklahoma Citv Duncan City r- ( S i Jim Alice He len Nelva BETn- Ann Bill Arlene S. Dorothy Raphael Marilyn Anderson- Cobean Pally Baker Oden Nordstrom Marie Charles ViCK Engineering Arts and Arts and KAe Business AT Johnstone Walker Arts and Oklahoma Sciences Sciences Fine Arts Adminis- Business Arts and Business Sciences City Roswell, Lawton Chickasha tration Snyder Sciences Adminis- Oklahoma New Mexico Adm. Oklahoma City tration Okla. City City Tack Gail I.ILA Lee WiLMA Jo Patricia Sofia B. Joann Orville D. Mai RiNE Conrad Branon LOFTIN Goldsmith Jean ZUNICA Taylor McDonald IlAVNES Davis KAe Arts and Arts and Lydick Arts and K AH Arts and Arts and Arts and Business Sciences Sciences KAe Sciences Arts and Sciences Sciences Sciences Adminis- Pauls Valley Pond Creek Fine Arts Tulsa Sciences Oklahoma Frederick Norman tration Enid Norman Ft. Worth, Texas City Bennv fARv Joyce Wanda Marjorie Patricia Carl Mary Fave Donna Jean Patty Frank CONOI.EV M agrlder SOPER McWiLLIAMS Daniels Howard DOICLAS Pall Powell Arts and Business Arts and II B + Arts and AAA Business Fine Arts Arts and Sciences Adminis- Sciences Education Sciences Arts and Adm. Port Arthur Sciences Rocky tration Oklahoma Tulsa Tulsa Sciences Oklahoma Texas Welectha McAlester City McAlester Citv Patricia M. Thomasina Fayne Frances Pat Mary ' era Mary . nne William HnicH Over Lltll.I.E Ann Connor Evelyn Jeanne ClRRIE Robert Fine Arts r-l-K Bl VIGARNER Kellev r -I ' B Smith Addincton KKF LlK NEY Tulsa Arts and Arts and Ans and Fine Arts AT Education Arts and Arts and Sciences Sciences Sciences Oklahoma Arts and Stratford Sciences Sciences Oklahoma Kansas City, Altus City Sciences Oklahoma Tulsa City Missouri Lawton City DoRoriiv Lois Irene Nancy Mary Jon LORETTA Betty Lou Bonnie Helen Beth Jean Mills BOVER PllLON Johnson Stizza Kershner Brai N lORDAN Cavett A Business K K r Pre-Med Business AAA KKF KKF .Arts and Arts and Oklahoma Arts and Oklahoma Adminis- Arts and Fine Arts Fine Arts Sciences Sciences City Sciences City tration Sciences Guthrie Tulsa Waionga Bartlf-ville Sharonville. Ohio Krehs Enid Jean Marv Irene Katmryn Mavis Lois E. Mary Lee Monte Marie Belle VIlRPIIV Henry Lav Christine Wood Green DoDSON Sykora Standifer Fine Arts XU Arts and DOUCHIY Arts and KKF Engineering Fine Arts Pharmacv Ardmore Education Sciences K ' S. Sciences Arts and Oklahoma Chickasha Elk City ' Chelsea Britton Arts and Sciences Talihina Weatherford Sciences Muskogee City Iltap big squaw say to hiap big brave , " Your liar paint ' s smeared and you need a shave. WQi i Grace Rebecca }n I ' ATTl QlINTEI.I.E Connie Mli.i.ins YOLXC Webb Revvoi.ds Jean Arts and ri ' B Business Arts and Skgars Sciences Fine Arts Adminis- Sciences Arts and Junks Megarfiel, tration Stratford Sciences Texas Weatherto rd Hohart J AVSE JlDSON X ' IRCIMA Doris J. Helen Blair Lee Koi AR Cl INE KKT Jerome Am)Erso Arts and Fine Arts Arts and Arts and A 1 ' Sciences Tulsa Sciences Sciences Fine Arts Oklahoma Uristinv Oklah i?na City Oklahoma Cii Citv KAriiRVS I.OIS El. MA I.. 11. M R lORlE FlWE ARVtSTROVC tiASSAW AV Thomas ti. Ponns K A () Arts and Business Arts and Al ' Husiness Sciences Poleau Sciences Arts and Wichita, Peer Creek Pawnee Sciences Kansas Ada IIarkikt OORTHA Jo ' eta Jo Mir i LlCIA Fkkkm Jackson ClI I.FV Morse Coles K A (1 Arts and AT r .!• It A ' l- Arts am! Sciences Arts and Arts and Arts and Sciences Frederick Sciences Sciences Sciences Oklahoma VVooduari 1 Ouncan Oklahoma Cit Cii UAiiFrrE Ciiaries W. VVaymath Cm rioite Dorr Smith Nam Wrinki.k Arts and Business Fine Arts AAA Sciences Adminis- Iralion Semi Dole Arts and Norman Sciences Ouncan N ' onnan : 1 TTX t r 1 K M -• W r .. t - f b| V f r -E itlk r % i %• 1 Athena Lol Patti Bernice Marjorie West Naves Turner Cassidy Arts and Arts and Arts and Arts and Sciences Sciences Sciences Sciences Knld Shidler Vernon, Texas Frederick CJisvv Nannie Flo T. Ione Betpv Jea.v Brohx Allen Akkholder Ingram Fine Arts Arts and Arts and Arts and Lindsay Sciences Sciences Sciences Seminole Black«cll Fort Worth, Texas lIlt.DECARDE Esther NLae Colleen Mary Ann Keseman Henke Edwards LAKORTL ' NE Arts and Arts and Scie nceA + K AH Sciences Orlando Arts and Education Waukomis Sciences Guthrie Tulsa Dei.ois Dorothy Barbara Eleanor Little Jeanne Jean Thompson Arts and Warkentin Shirley r ■!■ B Sciences A X ' .; AAA Arts and Fieavener Arts and Fine Arts Sciences Sciences Enid Muskogee Okla. City NtARCARET LiLA Ferne Jllia Ann Mary Ann- Ann Scott ESCOE Cm VERT Kennedy AAA r + B KKI ' K AH Arts and Fine Art Education Arts and Sciences Oklahoma Ardmore Sciences Norman ritv Pa«huska PAII.A NoiiMA Jean BlI.LIE Helen Frances Brami.ett Frank LOIISE KlETOW Arts and Adair Strickler K AH Sciences XU A 1- Business Ladnnia, Arts and Arts and Ponca City Texas Sciences Sciences Ada Hohart " While XV e danced and paid the Piper We heard lyrics by Marffie Pheiffer. " " f ' olufituous Parker ' s not hard to take A pretty Petty Girl she ' d make. " Virginia Jackye R. iKi;iNi N ' nvA Cl DENE Lee ill nter HlSCIlER Markl vno Imijene HOLLOWAV Arts and Arts and K AH Smith Arts and Science Sciences Arts and Fine Arts Sciences Oklahoma Concordia, Sciences Stuart Los Angeles, City Kansas Tulsa California VmniMA Helen M ky Kai V I ' llYI.LIS Betty Joam Cawthon Denner ROIIINSON Iean Hever Rempi.e AT A r Fine Arts A X .; An- and I ' ni erstt " Arts and Oklahoma Fine Arts Sciences C ' MlU-t;e Sciences Citi Melro e, Oklahoma Seminole Knid Masx. City Mary C. Mary N ' Al AI IE M R1AN Natalie W How KIT Mar(;arei COI.DIRON Kl.AlCIIER HlTTON Hijviness Tii.i.ery II HI ' Hnsiness Fine Arts ni.rks, K K r Arts and Adminis- Canadian Arkansas Hnsinevs Sciences tration ToKa Knid FiiNa Anna I ' Al l. Mm NlRCINI Portiiylr LOIMSK Joanne Tren I in it McCi.iRE Samples CllEAUIAM A ' l ' K A t» Arts and Arts anil Arts and Fine Arts Arts and Sciences Sciences Sciences (iiiMnon Sciences Iliigo Rinuling Filiniiiul I ' onca Cilv Marilyn (;ay CllARl.A ClIARLniTE lANEt A. Joanne Woi.i Sharp KOIIERISON liNE North llUKS xs; Arts and A r A V •!• It Arts anil Arts and Arts and Fine Art- Fine Arts Sciences Sciences Sciences Oklahoma Ilollis ( vril Chelsea Oklahoma Cil Cili Katmrys Jll.IA Mary ClIAKI.oriE Jl ' AMTA Homer KADtOKI) Kl Rl Marie SlE SiTTfl Hnsiness ■ANIJ EI 1. . n- anil K MSI K Arts and I ' ainpa AAA Sciences An- and Sciences Arts and liilsa Sciences Tulsa Sciences W ' eatherford Coronado Rltii Wii.MA Fave Alice Jo Eva Jo Virginia Jo Elaine K.ATHLEEN Beatrice NL RILOL- Mary Patch ETT -Andrews Hart Mitchell Nolen Reagan Patterson SpiceR Adelle rsity A A + Arts and Business Business L ' niversitv Arts and Fine Arts Smith e Arts and Arts and Sciences Eldorado Ardmore College Sciences Walters Arts and ly Sciences Oklahoma Okla. City Sciences Stratford Chickasha Oklahoma City Konawa Sciences Oklahoma City IV Helen D. MOLLIE .Annabel Glenda Caroly.v Jane A. Neota Norma :f - Laxe Lester Lee Hexke Lot- Webster Steinhorst Williams Jeanne Pat 11 I ' niversity KKF Arts and Clapton AT r B r ■! ' B WODE Mc.Anai len Vrts College Fine Arts Sciences General Arts and Fine Arts Fine Arts Arts and r + B Dm a Oklahoma Oklahoma Orlando Clinton Sciences Pawhuska Oklahoma Sciences Business City City Okla. City City Pampa, Tex. .Altus Willie Mary Pat Betty Jo Dorothy MiLLICENT Joan Dorothy Ann BETTi- Sue AMSO - J LAX IT A Teape Cassidy Jean McMaster Irwin Craig .AXCERMAV Riley rss JOHXSOX Arts and .Arts and Campbell xn V. XV. n Arts and lis- Arts and Sciences Sciences Pre-Nurse Arts and Fine Arts Fine Arts Fine Arts Sciences Sciences Prague Fredrick (Su.xTnon Sciences Oklahoma Fredrick Oklahoma Lindsay Prague Okmulgee City Citv Marv Helex Thelma O ' Wanah Barbara Jeanne Ann Fredda Lou Mary Lyxn Ann eSELI. Fraxces Estelle Dickey Pickens Jeanne Follett CONDO Payne Lantz s» HlCHES Draco Arts and Arts and Ewinc Fine Arts ASA Business ASA ;ain Fine Arts Business Sciences Sciences Arts and Arkansas Pharmacy NLirlow Arts and San Antonio. Oklahoma Oklahoma Bosuell Sciences City, Crawford Sciences Texas City City Lawrence, Kansas Kansas Sapulpa lA Patsv Doris Josephine Norma Nancy Marialice RlTH AvA Jeanne Shirley Lee Pattox Mlxcer (Jaines LORAIXE Jayne HiLBIC Straxdberg HOLLINCS- Allen ind Business AAA Pre-Law Brown McFarland A Fine Arts WORTII ASA es Sapulpa Fine Arts Pauls Valley AAA A Arts and McLean, r B .Arts and rick Enid Arts and Arts and Sciences Texas Business Sciences Sciences Sciences Liberal. Admin. Marianna, Tulsa Okla. City Kansas Borger, Texas .Arkansas EXA Rlth Marie Carolyn Connie J ' Val Patricia Bett»- .Ann Jimmie Bobbie Jean Hazel Rith SxiDER Ly-tle Cochran SY.MONDS Renne McMahan Ralls Baker Crow Steward Ar KKr Axn Fine Ar ts JlLIAX KAG r B Fine .Arts Arts and ind Business .Arts and Fine Arts Tulsa Fine Arts .Arts and Arts and Pharoah Sciences ;es Admin. Sciences Duncan Alva Sciences Sciences Sulphur ester Marianna, Arkansas Tulsa Tulsa Anadarko " If hi II they h((ii the little hell, All the students run like hell. " Albert C. Jerrv Teresa M. ri.oRAi.vw Martha Nicnoi. Marshall Peiers Bevmno Ann I ' liiversitv XS Arts and X!! U ' ll.l.IAMS College Arts and Sciences Arts and AAA Shawnee Sciences Norman Sciences Fine Arts Oklahoma Norman Oklahoma City City Arvoi.d L. LOLITA E. Norma JA.MFS Joyce Hritschow Keener McPllEEl ERS FLOVI) Weinman Arts anil xs; Fine Arts Persiiai.l A X Sciences Arts and Sci. Hartlcsville (Jeneral Arts and Oklalioma Rio de Snyder Sciences City Janeiro, Brazil Oklahoma Cin Rdberta M ARCIE I-imiv V. PoKis Marie K MHRYN Alice Ml ll(i i i I ' OE I.EIIOW Barnett IIearo Arts and Kni ' iiieeriiin .■ rts and X!. ' XV. Sciences Seminole Sciences Business iMigineerinn lipton Norman Wichita, Oklahoma Kansas City I ' ll r.KiK Eli. ion P. W ' ll 1 1 M Beiite Ceokoe PHERSIIS Story PW 11) |a e William Arts and Arts and MlK IIEI L Leonard Jenkins Sciences Sciences KiiKineering Fine . rls F ' tigineerii Oklahoma Oklahoma Davidson Nocona, Smackover Citv City Texas .Arkansas Kim Marv SlE BlILIE Wll 1 lAM Morion Sinsfi l.isi.te I ' erkisson MlCl AIN I ' OHEN Knuineerinn AA X !. ' CiMlK l- ' ngineeril Norman Business Hu-iness .Arts and Fulsa Adm. Adm. Sciences F.nid Okla. Citv Oiltoii Kevekl W ' vlodeAn AlK Harold Cl.IEEORD C, v Walker Morris Wallace IIORTON 1 IIAL Arts and ( III 1 II AM) Jones Fine .Arts Arts and Sciences Business ( " niversity .Ardmore Sciences Norman It. Worth, ColleKC New Ndrk Texas Wilson Citv I fT TJiM?-? . ft£ 3» ROBBVI.EE GWEV ' IRGI 1A Judy B. Winston Perry Jo James L. Margaret J. Robert E. Hlrns JOHXSOV BlXBV Hannov Lee Stafiord Mover Sullivan Bow LING. Jr. Fine Arts A XH II B + A X !2 HinsoN A ' l ' .Arts and A X ! T ' ni ' eisit " Oklahoma Fine Arts .Arts and Arts and Kiigineering .Arts and Sciences Arts and College City Lawton Sciences Sciences Ilealdton Sciences Wilmette, Sciences Pauls Valley Muskogee Frederick Oklahoma Citv Illinois Wichita, Kansas Grace Lavora Billy J. Dan Peerv DAvin Oi.AN Mariin Hazel Gene T. NiTA M. (Jevevieve Leah Evans W ' ooi) Crou Nem Dams jEANNErrE Kinney HiNSIlN Harper Spraoiiv I ' niversitv rniversitv Arts and F ' .ngineering Sewai.i. Engineering AXS! I ' niversity Fine Arts College College Sciences l-:iectra, Cniversity Healdton Fine .Arts College Pauls Valley Apache Wichita Fecumseh Texas College Prague Norman Falls, Texas CJranite Martin Marv Aw C. O. Jean Joan AiviN C. Patsv Lm; WllMAM S. Margaret Marion I.YNDEI. TOVVM.EV Dorr Renkro Lane Warren Hl.ACKMAN Ruth Chapman KOL s Arts and Law A■ Arts and Arts and Engineering Benton Fine .Arts r.ngiiicering Sciences Fairlaiiil .Arts anil Sciences Sciences Hope, A ' l ' Tulsa Taloga Norman Sciences Oklahoma City I ' icher Sapulpa Arkansas Arts and Sciences Okla. City Rl ' DOt.PH StAna Lou John Margie Gi.EN Joan Lillian E. -Aneeck W. Jeanne Cari. Dresher Elliott White Naikeii NtORRISON Krepps Hassen (iADDIS SWAVSOV Arts and Hatch I ' niversitv Pre-Med Arts and AT Engineering . rt- and Kngineeriiig Sciences F ' ngincrring College Tulsa Sciences Arts and Sulphur Sciences Tulsa Hugo Dallas. Texas Rush Springs Norman Sciences Oklahoma City New London, Wisconsin WwnA Kari. Cathvtreca NORI.E H. Patpy Lou Ralph L. Jo Marh RiCHARn v. ' |RGINIA Marie Hlme Ann Trow Robertson MlI.I.INS Watkins Ford Brow n Ri th I ' f 1 ROSS F ' ngineering Arts and Fngineering A X !• l- ' ngineering .Arts ami Fngineering Harris Arts and H d ro, Sciences Ranger, Arts and Oklahoma Sciences Duncan .Arts and Si-iences California Norman Texas Sciences City Ciuymon Sciences lloldenvillc Tulsa Oklahoma City Martha Pali. Gese (ius Dick Tom Peggy Rlssel L. Jean EowArd Robert Marie Stlrdivax Andros Arnold Long Brown Francis Laws Alien Corn EI. 1. Engineering Fine Arts Cavanauoh A X !• T ' niversitv McAmster Fine Arts Schultz Fine Arts Meeker Oklahoma .Arts and I ' iiie .Arts College Fine .Arts Oklahoma Business Oklahoma City Sciences Norman Oklahoma Washington Citv Shattuck City Norman City ■ ' ;■ ' iiii nit Ill III . riiiy uum aiil ' Us sliill. My hidViiis. lliiy lnnk l ki lilt I ' t ly liu kiin. Maxine Uakhara I ' AIRICIA Kewei 11 ( " AROI. }ii Reaves Ann Hem, Lee Loom is ( " . KlDD CoriEX Kiisiness •AX!! X! Fine Arts Ai A Sha vru ' e Kiiic Arts Fine Arts Ourniit Fine .Arts Meeker Okiniiluee Sapiilpn ClIAKl.lS I ' . JdE AXN Pov Neii, V. Mei.ev Jo R WDAII. Dixnv Crni Bradsiiaw PoRTuoon F.njliiuH ' rln ; BunIiu ' ss liusiness Htisiiiess -Arts and I ' liUa I.ainiiiit AdiiiiTiis- Iratidii Ariliinire Fniil Sciences Norman Him J. M ARIIARET N ' lw Ft MCE Iasos I ' lriiiii ' s Temim E nHKINS() Cl RTIS Beck I ' inc All-. MllAFR I ' " iiie .Alts fiiiversitv F ' liKineeri ( )kiniilj;ii ' II Ifl ' Prague (•| lleKe Cluila Vis I ' iiu ' Arts Wavnoka Calitdrnia ( kimil ee JAVEI.I.E Krnesi a. Irvik JoAV Marrv O. I-IEBOI.T SlIlN ' RR KrA k L(M)VEV RATi.ur r ■!• B Arts ami riiarmacv AT Pre-Mrd Arts and Sciences llu-vciiiic Arts and Mt. Park Sii fines IaIiiiihuI Sciciu ' os ( )klal)nina W ' ewoka Cilv MAK J()A - Marv lints M K Av I ' AIRUIA MnoRK Tramps Frwces llEI MS Toi.AR XSJ (Join IIari w Fine .Arts A l Hiisincss I ' I ' H .Arts anil N ' orinan Arts aiul Atliiiiiiis- 1 liie Arts Sciences ScicMccs tratinn Poteau W ' liiti- Orrr, Okla. ( ' In Okla. Citv Tr :is KlllllKI llllRIS Alice Jask Patricia Katiirvn IIeskv IIemiru KS Orkmmirek Jeav Sl A r (ieneral line . ' rts ( " ARSON Hiii.Eir I ' liniiuciinn Ncirmaii lleiir etta Fine .Arts I ' niversllv liaiili ' sv illi- IIiiK " CnlleKf Niirinan Fave Carol vx Kalita v. llALLIE Abe Jack Rhoda Jane Jean- Nelda Margaret COOI.EV Dennis Jlne Ross, Jr. Davison JA.MES Barnes Jenner I.lttrell 3cy II K■ I ' niversitv Maidment Business Arts and KKr Arts and Business Business Arts and ColleKe Arts and Denison, Sciences Business Sciences .Adminis- .Adminis- Sciences Waurika Sciences Texas Chandler Norman Sulphur tration tration Norman Oklahoma City Hugo Pawhuska II Marv Dei.ores DwiciiT n. Cene I esse Jo Kenneth J. Ann .Arimlr IMITH Maktha Prlitt Darrah Hardy Wayne Shortes Factor EZELL (illKDON ,rt ( " PTON Fine Arts Arts and Arts and Manney .Arts and F ' ngineerinn A r Webster 1 liusiness Oklahoma Sciences Sciences Fine Arts Sciences Wewoka Iiiiversitv .Arts and Adm. City Clinton (lulhrie Shawnee Ryan College Sciences Okla. Citv Henryetia Oklahoma lit I.OIS JA E Margaret Joseph NOAII Patricia Billy G. Richard R. Mary .Ann Neal HAS Smith Rose Edwaro Woni.nRiD ;E Reagan SUTTI.E F;vAns Trenhei I) Fl LI.ER •erinu Business Br E N a n Ford l ' re-I.a« Fine Arts .Arts and Engineeriii); lulucatliin •A I ST IN m:i AdininiN- K Kr FiiKincerinn Maud Oklahoma Sciences Norman Shaltuck . rt- and iraliiin Fine Arts Niirinan Citv .Antlers Sciences Norman lulsa Mangum Leiiia Price P. HlI.I.IE Helen I.EIIMAN Tmelm A William Imogens Floyd F. nn Tvsov Ward Robin Stair I.IPPERT Bennetl .Arnoi II rilCOAT nd Business Arts and Johnson Fine .Arts Knuineerinj; I ' niversitv BIZZEI.I. -Arts aiul .Arls and rs Oklahoma Sciences Cieneral Canton Oklahoma College General Sciences Sciences Citv Citv Lawton Norman Citv Cordell Norman Oklahoma Citv Nowata JEAV Wll 1 lAM Pvtricia Bobby Joan Mary Rose I.OIIS Klnora Charles F.. lo Ann Fdvv xrd II EATON Anne . SHI.EY Carnahan Trost Irene S1M.MONS .Artihr ' V " t F.nuifieer Martin Pharmacy Kncineerini; .Arts and ScHRIITER Pre-Med .Arts and .Ai.vis in Alva Arts and Amarilln, Tulsa Sciences .Arts and Oklahoma Sciences .Arts and Sciences Texas Oklahoma Sciences Cic Oklahoma Sciences Nicoma City Oklahoma City Gcarv Park City IRIF. Wayne Patti Joyce Frank C. T. I ' OM RlTII Betty Willis F.. Bill IK n. Searcev Dean nOLOI.AS .McMVKis Rlble DtlLY Davidson Ramace Km l m K KiiKiiieerinK AT Skinner . ' rls and .Arts and .Arts and Pre-Med . -I ' ns iloilis Arts and Arts and Sciences Taloua Sciences Sciences Seminole .Arts and nma Sciences Ft. Worth. Texas Sciences Okmulgee Norman Oklahoma City Norman Sciences Oklahoma City Till- shtjrldt c of nun hits Carijae, She ' s feeding her line to a freshman this May George Card Lee Frederic Marian- Cade Al FIERT Kramer Salmans Lewis Calvert Hoke II B ' l ' Arts and Arts and Clover (Jeneral Fine Arts Sciences Sciences F iiKineerinj Nnrman Oklahoma Oklahoma Wichita, I ' ulsa Citv City Kansas Mary ' I.ErriE |EA Arvard CWENDOI.YN Ron E Ri- SlAlll CRiswoi.n Si ITI.E IIiTciiisns ll ARRV I ' rf-Med Business Iniversitx Arts and Pelerson- Ildiniiiy Oklahoma College Sciences Arts and City Oklahoma City Cordell Sciences Norman RdUERI S. Rena Mm Mary Neil Bkiiv RlT Heam. ( iARRKI 1 JiUlSSON RllClltSON- Fine Arts Arts anil Business Business Arts and Shawnee Sciences Uklahoma Adminis- Sciences Ikiahoina C ' in tration Mayrsville CilN 1 lu o Ceraid RiTii C. noRoriiv CoLDIA loiiv |{| AKE I ' m RMA ll ' ill ss 1 R E S E I ' lKSIIlSC Xmcis Business Fine Arts JoSES Kksdrick Business Atlininis- StiKler Arts and Arts and A.lin. tralion Sciences Sciences r.ilsa r.ilsa Seminole Ihuniny Hi lOKI) M RC. K1 1 JiMMiE Jack I ' .nEAI.EE Louis W ' lMTE B. Brdwv l ' l S(l (iAV Huslness Pre-Meil I ' tiKineeriiij; I ' niversiiv BodemanS, Adrninis- Miami I ' iplnn College Jr. II ;i linn Norman Iiiylneeriill Si-niinolc Oklahoma City ( " ONMK nnsAi.D Ri III K. IlAL Lee Hrowx OKrvan KlRKI ' AIRlCK I ' .nw ARO Oliver Business Business Arts and (iiHinE .i r Marliiw Oklahoma Si ' iences Business Business City Oklahoma Adminis- Adm. C ily tration McAleslcr Aline 11 r ,i,.r C2 i ' f J r 1 Jt ' Vl m - J l LS ' w • l ' r. I i « Jl ' A Ki 1 4 wm m.. .«r ir .li KT " George P. Carolyn Tom Gerald Ralph Jean Freddie Virginia Jack C. Strivcer CUI.LEX LOWREY Blrki.eo Elcene Merrill Elcene Lee Sharp « ' IGGS F.iiKineerinK A AA Pre-Med Engineering Meiml rdt . ! Long Business Engineering lleavener Arts and Sciences Tulsa Ilenryetta Lindsay -Arts and Sciences Oklahoma City Fine .Arts Norman Engineering Oklahoma City Duncan Norman Margaret Thomas D. L. Anne M. Earl Lee Roy Virginia Earla Jane Jack W. KOI.B Neai, Smith Hopkins Price SCIIWEIK- Hicks Taylor C oode Arts and I ' niversity Engineering .Arts and HARD Fine .Arts Fine Arts Fine .Arts Business Sciences College Ociiison, Sciences -Arts ami Ryan Houston, Canton .Adminis- Oklahoma Ardmore Texas Fulsa Sciences Texas tration City Hobart Duncan Martha BETrv JA E WiNnsOR Fi.ovn Mary Lou Barbara David J. H. Wanda Ann Pratt Atchison Elmer Ross Jean Co.viar Merle North .Marilyn Mavshei.d KKl ' Arts and .ASHCRAFT F ' ine Arts .Arts and Mitchell Engineering Devary Arts and rniversifv Sciences Musiness Newkirk Sciences Business Dallas, .Arts and Sciences College Tulsa Dimmitt, Wichita, Adm. Fexas Sciences Ft. Worth, Hugo Texas Kansas Okla. City Okmulgee Texas Pegcv I.A Verne JoDV John F. Olga L. Margaret .VL RY Elizabeth LaVerne SOI.T Hane- Casey ODonohoe Lewis E. Killings- Le Vina Crolse Stirdivant A A WIXCKEL KAO Engineering .Arts and worth Weiss .Arts and Fine .Arts Business Arts and Fine Arts Wichita Sciences AT Cniversitv Sciences Moore Adm. Sciences Norman Falls Fexas Opelousas, I ' niversity College St. Louis Tulsa Oklahoma City Louisiana College Seminole Oklahoma City F.LGENE Pattt Edwin .AlDREY Yvonne Paula Rosemary Joan- Dorothy Kdward Manlev Warren, Jr. McCray OLNG (Jraves Rae Lima Jean Stolz Hicks K A H .Arts and (niversity .Arts and .Arts and .Allred .Arts and Fine .Arts KfigineerinK Arts and Sciences College Sciences Sciences Fine Arts Sciences Watoiiga Oklahoma Sciences l.awton Seminole .Anadarko Shawnee Liberal, Oklahoma City Tulsa Kansas City BlI.I.VE Jeanve Frank King M KV IX)U J I LI A Virginia EVALVN Conrad Mary Ann I.Ol ISE IIaxsov Massey DWVSON Floreine Howell Bond Preston Channel!. BlORIE Dams Kiigiiuering K A t Passmore .Arts and KKF Engineering Axn Business Arts and Broken Bow .Arts and Business Sciences General Bartlesville .Arts and Duncan Sciences Oklahoma Cit - Sciences Oklahoma City Adm. Okla. City Duncan Norman Sciences Binger " Franklin House ' s frcshnun hoys Came to college to find neif toys. " Ger.m.dink Julia Vaxderberc Arts and Sciences Norinan IIOWEI.I. V. Ziw, Jr. Fine Aftv lilair Martha Kl 1 AUETII Dor.F An and Sci( ' ncf It. ' a iif, Indiana JACK Hr AnioRO I ' l Rl KV I [l in •l■|■in Oklahonia C ' il Rl ril II WIRICK I niviTsitv (■„II -Ue Seminole Makv Alice Rh VOIDS Arts and Sciences Oklaliiinia tin John C. Caldwell Arts and Sciences Bartlesville IIi:lfv Ream Arts and Sciences Wichita, Kansas Richard l.EE O ' Shiei n Knyineerijin ( )kinu!m " c V. Ji i.ii ' S Kei.lev Arts and Sciences Ardniore JlMMIK C. Ill K(;ess Arts and Sciences I ' ll reel! Maxise MOODT I ' ine Arts I.aMiiinl James Irwi.v Kocer KnuiiieeriiiK Oklahoma Citv M arcarei Jean C ' RAwiDRn Arts and Sciences Friona, Texas MAR I ' l.l.EV MllCHEl I. Arts and Sciences I ' ll id JnWs McAnurews Arts niul Sciences Seminole Joasse Hailkv I ' ine Arts Houston, Texas DciRELl A Merle c ' ovsian i Fine Arts Niinnun Mil dred l.EE Rule Fine .Arts . Iedford JANE Wll SOS II i; i ' . rts and Sciences Oklahoma Citv Herder I Will I AM WRiiai I I ' Cherokee RoOER loHNsnv I ' re-Med. Irederick W A SE James I ' l I.LER Fine Arts Waiirika I ' rank Fl KOI Kl !,a» Oklahoma Citv Suzanne Hi RST T .1 ' i; . ris and Sciences Oklahoma City William Finis ' w i i; Pre Med Purcell Marv .Ai.ic Kneciit . rls and Sciences llia eiier M K lOKl Him VRD . rts and Sciences Hollis ' l " iiEn HisHOl ' Business . dininis- tration Duncan I.EROV McDaniel FiiKineeriiiK . rdmore IliHHi, [SP l k El.E.WOR Kewetii R. Betty Jo (Ji.ENOI.A Robert John Pat Austin O. Norma Lee Colleen ' Wendell W. Aw McCn Hester COXI.EY McPoNAi n (iREENWOOn Pawson Webr Parker Hopkins CiRISWOLD K K r KnuincerinK Tniversity Arts and Enpineerinp K A Pre-Law KKP .■ rts and Law Arts and Oklahoma Collece Sciences Okmulgee Arts and Weleetka t ' niversity Sciences Tulsa Scieiires City ( " laremnre Tuttle Sciences College Oklahoma TuKa Oklahoma City Oklahoma City City J. n. Peccv ' esreav F Fl.lSARETH r. CiRANT Herbert Robert Charles H. B. E. Marv Belle " rAS.WOVA O ' Neal I.EOMIARDT Jeanne Keener Trie Ellis Berendzen Robinson Couch Kngineering Iniversitv Business COI.E F nKineerin;; Arts and Arts and Business Engineering Fine Arts Ciiidad, Col lege Oklahoma EngineeriiiR Rio Pe Sciences Sciences . ' dminis- Bartlesville Tuttle Bolivar Oklahoma City City Sprinyfield, Illinois laneiro, " Brazil, S. A. Law ton Oklahoma City tration Walters ( E E (;i,E v H KO John Fern Bennv Joe Tam.or ' 1NIA (;. Fred Marcery Tempi.etov SriNSov Lester Marsh r, I. Harris Wilder (Jiniis, Jr. Pendlev Gore . nn Lidi.e . J .Arts and F.iii;iiicerin;; l ' " nginecrini; (iREEVnERC iHKH r Fine Arts Pharinac Arts antl Business Engineering llolliv no ' cr Pre- Law Pharmacv (lulhrie Oklahoma Sciences Oklahoma Oklahoina Tulsa Comanche City Houston, Fexas City City Sciences Tulsa JEAV VlARCARET Jean Mar(; rei Joanna Frank E. Camille Wilder Helen- Sally Jo Rawi.iv(;s Brows Nej.sov SiE Smith June Dennis Mason James Thompson U ' OODS K AH Pre-Med F.nnineerini i K K r Barton Arts and Arts and Waite Business Fine .Arts Fine Arts Miami Bartlesville Arts and Fine Arts Sciences Sciences Pre-Med .Adminis- Purcell I,a vton Sciences Oklahoma Oklahoma Ft. Worth, Oklahoma tration Guthrie City City Texas City Thomas Rlev lEAN Howard Beitv Ritii James Rosalind Melvin ' ircinia Bernard Tessie llAO Ol S Brow Pai.e Jackson Elcene JANE Newsox Hess Glen Ii.i.e Sharp I ' rc-Med Business ( ' ||A E KiiKineerinii OvERHEl.n Al.nRICMT Business .• rts and I ' liivcrsity Business Talihina Apache Hustin Arts anil Norman EnnineeriiiK Fine Arts .Adminis- Sciences College Sciences Bartlesville Amarillo, tration .■ nadarko Oklahoma Edmond Texas Oklahoma City Citv CORIWE F.. Martha Jack B EBE PONAl.D RlSSEM. VICTORIA II. J. William 11. AlDIA BEm- Jean- Kin V MAv Rose Praper T«AV Fncineeriii); C r I ' l.I.EN- IrVI ■1 ' B EnKi Wll.I.lAMS Cl.ORINt (A LiLLEV A Business Nichols Clarence F ' ngineering Riddle Edcincton r neerini; Pre- Law Arroch Education Fine Arts K A tt Oklahoma F inc Arts Altu s Okl.i ihoma Busines ' . .Adminis Oklahoma I-.ngineerHig t heyenne Hnnca C ' itv Arts and Cil (i ireiiada, City Santiagc ), tratinn City Duke Sciences Mississippi Panaina Purant Okla. Cltv A patriotic Tlicta j;cts siH ' kci] tnil-tacc with a crcaiin at the Thfta Horul Halaho. cmon i)Hiinj;uc pie SiVjsSC The Challenge Demands Life and Laughter s-,, ?t?: .- «■ About me- epic. Since graduating irom O. U. in ' 34 I have been a poor working girl cover- ing considerable newspaper space and filling the air waves with advertising. Since October 6, 1942, I have been in the United States Naval Reserve. Most oi my career has been spent at the Naval Supply Depot, Navy Yard New York Annex at Bayonne, N. J., My immediate " challenge " is to get the war over as soon as possible so ' s to bring home Irom France one Freder- ■ ick A. Nelson, Jr., major, infantry, ■ ' who ' s related to me by marriage. My tomorrow ' s " challenge " is to get enough sleep. Alter working heel and toe watches (I ' m the heel!) around the clock in the communications office, I ' ll be ready to sleep a minimum of eight years when the war is over. After that — I ' d like to take a long rest. - «-.r- .i " -i. Tomorrow ' s Challengi " Tomorrow ' s Challenge to College Men and Women " sounds like a subject of great scope and deep thought. Let ' s look at it more closely. What is tomorrow? Webster says tomorrow is " the day after the present. " Have you ever lived a tomorrow? Have you ever held it in your hand or sampled its wares? Certainly not. You live Today. To- morrow is a dreamer ' s world — manana never comes. What is today ' s challenge to college men and women? The answer is ready. Today ' s challenge is to win the war. Winning the war demands great military planning in strategy and tactics. It also de- mands the seemingly simple things of life, like furnishing our men three meals a day. And thereby hangs this tale. Providing food for a part of the navy afloat and at advance bases is one of the many functions of the Naval Supply Depot, Bay- onne, N. J. It is the home port for a number of the storeships which are the backbone of the navy food supply line. These navy store- ships, or provisions ships, are standard lib- erty-ship size with extensive refrigerated space. Some travel the milk-route system with regular ports where they discharge cargo, finally returning to the home port for a re-fill, then back again. Others provision ships afloat. For instance, a task force will tiAri Ay L, I College Men and Women anchor in a sheltered spot and all ships will pool their small boats and personnel. The ships will then load from the storeship in a tremendous combined operation until all are supplied with the thousands of pounds of edibles that help win the war and make a sailor fit his sailor suit to the quicker. What does all this have to do with today ' s challenge to college men and women, you might ask. (I asked first!) Just this. The next time you start to gripe about rationing — don ' t! The next time Aunt Minnie brags about getting steak without red points — give her a good lecture. The next time you have a meatless Tuesday — eat your fish with patri- otic pride! The following figures are based on last year ' s issues at the Naval Supply Depot, Bayonne, N. J. (Hon- est!) The next time you get in a dis- cussion of rationing, feel free to use them. You too can be the life of the party. If all the apples were baked in pies two inches thick, and all the pies were stacked on top of each other, they would reach 45 miles up in the sky. The beef poundage translated in- to cattle and lined up single file, tails down, would reach from Tulsa to Oklahoma City (p. s., short horns). The lamb poundage when trans- lated into sheep would keep one man busy approximately three 8- hour sleepless nights — just counting sheep. The onions would make enough onion soup to fill the world ' s largest drydock. It would take one man working an eight-hour day seven days a week, 325 years, to peel all the potatoes. In fact, if he started in the year 1620, which was the landing at Plymouth Rock, he would still be peeling. The poor Joe. The butter would require 154,968,- 000 red points at 24 points a pound — but you ' ll have to kick that around yourself. I ' m tired. Now comes the challenge. What are you going to do the next time someone tells you about a little black market down the street . . . hm-m-m-m? That ' s right, folks . . . spit in his eye! DERALD I.EBOVV, Norman, Oklahoma, Mechanical EngineeriiiK Srnior, because he is an outstanding football player; member of the ' ' O " Club; has been a itiember of the championship Bis Six football team for the past two years. NIGEL STOfTZ, Muskogee, O kla., Sr. Spanish major, because she is an Alpha Phi; Mortar Board; Alpha Lambda Helta; Phi Beta Kappa; Chi Delta Phi; Kappa (Jamma Epsilon; Jr. Honor Class; Coed Counselor; V Cabinet; Panhcllcnic. CHARLES L. WARNER, Falmouth Forsi Maine, because he is an outstanding A. T. P.; Kappa Sigma; received his B. S. Entomoldnv from Massachusetts State; ceived the Blue Star for scholastic rccoi Cadet Co. Commander. WHO ' S WHD AT THE .MARV LOC S rCBBEMAN, Norman, Okla., Sr. in Bus. Mgrnt., because she is an Alpha Chi Omega; Pres. I ' . A. B. ; Beta CJamma; Cabinet; Newman Club; Cadettc l.t.; Co-ed Counselor; Intramural Mgr. ; Cniv. Dance Chairman; Who ' s Who in .American Universities. IHUHHF " ' ' HK MEET you ' 11 ' » K - - y. ' ' CIRLS OANJIN . " . ■k . BINGO BklLGt m POOL y-LCJN.t ■F - : PING-PONG CH.LS MANFORI) W1Rc;KS, El Reno, Okla., grad. Imliut in Chem. Eiigr., because he is a Knight of St. Pat; St. Pat ' s Council, sec; tormer L. K. O. ' 1 " . ; Engr. Club, sec; Souiiir Sliamrotk, editor; Sr. Class, scc.-trcas. ; mrju- bcr of A. I. Ch. E. JO ANN GODOWN, Tulsa, Okla., Sr. Journalism, because she is vice-pres. Th Sigma Phi; Chi Delia Phi; Mortar Hoai Jr. Phi Beta Kappa; Alpha Lambda Pcli Jr. Honor Class; Kappa Phi; Journ. Pr Board of Directors; Publications Board; W. C. A. r,MAR HINKLK, Hugo, Ukla., Sr. , Major, becaii e she i A. W ' .S., sec; a Lambda Pilta ; Kappa (lamma Epsi- Morlar Board; Who ' s Who in Am. . ; Jr. Honor Class; Span. Club; French ; Newman Club; Women ' s League. JOE MEHAN, Norman, Okla., .■ ern-EnKr. Senior, because he is Pi Tau Sigma ; Sigma Tau; St. Pat ' s Council; Tan Beta Pi; Phi Eta Si.ima; Pe-ct ; Engr. Club; . ' .S.M.E.; Co-editor, Sooner Sliamroik ; Tom Boyd Memorial . ward. ADRIENNE H1TCI1C(X ' K, .McAlester, Okla., Senior majoring in Finance, because she is Delta Delta Delta, chaplain: Panhcl- lenic president; Dustv Travelers; Cadettes; War Council; A.W.S. Council; V.W.C.A. NIVERSITY DF nKLAHDMA C COE, Yuba City, Calif., Senior in Engr., because he is an .-Mpha Kappa Sr. Class Pres. ; Tau Omega; St. Pat ' s cil. pres. ; Engr. Club, pres. ; .American :v Civil Engrs., vice-pres. ; Letterman in HELEN (TLLINS, Ada, Okla., Sr. Eng. Major, because she is .Mnha Lambda Delta, pres.; Jr. Honor Class; Chi Delta Phi, pres.; Phantom VLisk, ores.; Mortar Board; I ' nion Board; Cadettes ' ; Philcsophi Club; WN.- D Staff; Phi Beta Kappa. RICHARD S. REDMOND, El Paso, Texas, because he is an outstanding A.S.T.P. stu- dent; Phi Kappa Tau; Cadet First Sergeant; Cadet Platoon Leader; manager of Intra- mural Sports .-Xrmx teams in vDfib.iJI. icnni-., and football. Page i37 W. BEN FLANIGIN, Claremore, Oklahoma, Electrical EnKiiu-eriiiK Senior, because he is Battalion CommaiKlcr ' -I2 I ' nit; Eta Kappa Nu; Tail Beta Pi; American Institute of Electrical Knur . ; SiKina Tan; EiiKr. Club; Basketball l ' M3-+4. NANCY C.RA ' , Ardmore, Okla., Sr. Acct. Major, because she is a Pi Beta Phi, pres. ; Mortar Board; Cadette Lt. ; Jr. Class sec- treas. ; Hanhcllenic; Jr. Honor Class; Red Cross Chairman of War Council; Student Conduct Committee; A.VV.S. EMMETT TIDD, Oklahoma City. Okla. Sr. in Civil EtiRr., because he is 1944 Bat talion Commander of N ' .R. O.T.C. Battalion Ritle Team; F-.n r. Club; Bus. Mn);r. Soonfi Hoist; Bob l oiu-ldsoii and Phil Kidd Nava Asvards; Senior House Othcer. WHO ' S WHO AT THE BONNIE FITZWATER, Watonfja, Okla., Sr. in PsvrholoKy. because she is a Kappa .Mpha Theta ; Mortar Board; Jr. Honor Class; .Mpha Mu Eta; .Aloha Lambda Helta; Psi Chi; Panhellenic; Cadette Lt. ; WNAO Staff; Jr. Class Treas. ; W.A.A.; A.W.S.; ()•• Club. WILBCR (TfARLES KOLAR, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Chemical Ensineerint; Sen- ior, because he is a member of Phi Eta Sig- tna ; Tan Beta Pi; Si ' oa Tau ; Pe-et; Treas. of American Institute of Chemical Engineers; and Engineers ' Club. PHYLLIS IKNCHHN, Kansas Citv. Mo. Sr. in Journalism, because she is C!amma Ph Beta ; ( ' oivn-J H ' auon Ed. ; Theta Sigm; Phi; Co-ed Counselor; C.A.B. ; Cadette A.W.S.; Jr. Panhell.; Y.W.C.V ; O. V Mademoiselle Correspondent, Pub. Comm. Page 138 ;Rlir NEALE, Eureka, California, Eiigr. Senior, because he is Tan Beta •c. ; Sigma Tan; Pc-et; Engineers ' Club; Chorus and Quartette; A.S.C.E. ; t ' nion house Committee ; House othcer, Cleve- MAIJEI. MARIE MORCiAN., Okla., Home Ec. Sr., because she is Phi Keta Kappa; Alpha Lambda Helta; Mortar Board; Oniicron Nu, pres. ; Jr. Honor Class; Oikonomia; Wesley Foundation; Cadette; and member of Kappa Phi. CH.A.RLES MIETON RUSCUl., Eureka, Calif., Civil Engr. Sr., because he is Pres. Engr. Club; Tau Beta Pi; Sigma Tau; A.S. C.E.; St. Pats Council; E.K.O.T.; V-12 Cho- rus; V-12 Company Commander; Dad ' s Pay Award, outstanding man student. QNIVERSITY OF OKLAHDMA " KEITH NELSON, Eureka, Calif., Engr. Sr., because he is Tau Beta Pi, ; Engr. Club, vice-pres. ; Sigma Tau; at ' s Council ; A.S.C.E. ; L.K.O.T. ; Pe-et ; tanding Junior Engineering .Award. JEAN PORTER, Oklahoma City, Okla., Sr. Chem. Major, because she is Chi Omega pres.; Phi Beta Kappa; Jr. Honor Class Mortar Board; Who ' s Who in . ' Xmer. Iniv. Panhellenic; Sec. Sonh. Class ' 43; W.. .. . V.W.C.A.; CJerman Club; Racket Club. ERAN OMAR BERCIERE, JR., Enid, Okla- homa, Medical Student, because he is a mem- ber of Phi Eta Sigma, Pre-med Club; Alpha Epsilon Delta ; member of O. V. Varsity football team; was selected as outstanding pre-medical student for 19+4. Page 139 Came fall and the i als ini) ccl in bau; and baggage to a campus that had been lacking in feminine poiuilation ilui-ing the summer Rush montlis. Lillian Krepps, Janelle Liebolt and Nate Cokliron were three of the newcomers. See those pledge ribbons! es, " tis Rush — the time when the (ireek girls tlon their best bib anil tucker and set out lor blond. Janet Werner entertains the (iamma I ' his and rushees with a bit of boogie. Relreshments were part ol the enticement ot the Tri Delt house wliile Margaret 1 lumpiiries, A. j. Hunter, " Cocca " Catlett, Mary I .ou llumphries, 1). (i. Pierce, Ann Scott, and Margy Ridgeway do a bit of canioullageil arm-twisting. I ' he I i Phis and rushees sub- merge to the Lounge to i.ilk things o er — Carolyn Gannon, (ilailys Montin, Ann Ree ' es, and Pattv Prici seem (|uite pert rusfiers. Page UO LOAFIN ' to discover, nor the old ones long to get back to yon L ' nion. 1 lere they leave their profs behind to concentrate on their lavor- ite pastimes of playing bridge, drinking cokes, or just talking. Illstory in the making. These three pleilges of the arrow, jane Wilson, Hetsy (iandy, anil Jane Bahner, knew each other at Manila before the war and now meet again as they move in the house on Lahoma. Lee Harris- bergcr seems to prefer the home town girls as he is shown (jiiite absorbed in the presence of Aileen Wilkerson from Ponca City. (niess the riishees ditln ' t know what they were getting themselves into if this shot of Triple D member, Pat Saunders, yielding the paddle to lledgling CaroKn Cullen is typical. It diiln ' t take the new students long Page 141 " Pretty Betty " Ford must h;i c really taken school seriously or so it seems from this am- bitious pose. But Steve I.urt aiui 1 laroUi Grandpa Mackey really have the system. TIk I nion Lounjfe, strangely enough, was usuailx t ' uli ol ' Navy lads hitting the sack about 8:00 a.m. Wonder why? Miss (irej orv ' s Modern Danee Class apparent!) wasn ' t lacking in talent. just resting, girls — Margaret " iNoots " Ivy is getting a big hang out of it all while Barbara Bell is one to peacefully look on the scene. Just look at those reflec- tions in the mirror. Catherine Robinson, ld;i Robinson, and Billie Anderson no doubt re- cording for a speech class. What ' s so funny, Catherine — are you sure you can read that to the speech class .■ ' Page 142 Called It School Mary Aklcy is really serious in this pool IniMiKss. Hut she is Kiviiij Byron (ireenhurg a run tor his money, too. Keep an eve on her, Hyron, she might outwit vou. This looks like a tamiliar scene at the L ' nion. Ann plays the hiil, with a grin that shows she ' s not the least hit worrieil; Cookie and Sug try to set lur while Boh. as the clummv, peacefully surveys the scene, janie Willis anil Iar in Kraettli, two of the steailies, merrily treatl their way to class. The Thctas and Open House. Those were the gala af- fairs. I-.ven though the picture came out backward, everyone seems happy. And in the Theta yard Judy Conrad goes in for bars while Betty Baker seems quite happy with the K-det. i f, rf. . K -i Page 143 Martha Ann Williams wows the crowd with her impersonation of the farmer ' s daii|j;hter. Too hatl the freckles diiln ' t show in the pic- Fun ture. They were really cute. " While a cigarette was hurning my heart was hurninjj; too " — well, wouldn ' t you hum too, if Mary Ann Kenneily looked at sou that wa ? Blonde Janclle Law of the key-house, too in- volved in the costume production ol (). U. Beautiful Dolls to even care that her picture was taken in this immodest pose. ' h , Janelle, I ' m ashamed of you. Otto Camp plays dummy t(J the Gamma Phis, while sister Mary I.i . sweats out the hid. Whose is the shiny black scalp half hidden from view by Janelle I.ieholt ' s fair one? Wonder win she ' s hidini; him. Vir i,inia and Willena look happy enough alxuit it. Page 144 Mdre Fun l.ittic m;in with a canily cigar — arc vc kid- iliiiy;. " ' It ' s merely Four of the rough ami ready loothall hoys — Hasil Sharp, Smoky St() er, and (ius I Icndricks. taking life easy at the " Dirty " . 1 hree ' s a crowd, so why not lour. Wesley Moore iloesn ' t seem to mind the man-power shortage with Ruth Kent, [ackic Brewer, and Mary Lois Cun- ningham. Below — so with two girls he sits anil smokes his pipe — looks like a contented cow — but then why shouldn ' t he with two campus co-eds gazing up at him .■ ' Yes, the !i() s realK ' enjoyed college this year. As a farewell gesture to the campus the A. S. 1. I , boys threw a party. Below — the dance which tollowetl the crowning of Betty Billings as army sweetheart. Page 14S The X-mus spirit in (.arly cHcct. June Cos- tcllo and Suj 1 luniphrics cauj ' ht under the mistletoe at the " Dirtv " — some men have all Games the luck. Rah! Oklahoma! The O. U. spirit displayed in torce at this combination bon-Hre and snake ilance. Union . cti it Booth reaily for Santa Claus. I Inwewr, Dottie McHriile ami Betty Xeil seem to have other interests than a lull Xmas stocking with (iuy Berry and Iax Cul er present. This really was a hi)ntl Christmas. O. I ' , students overshot their goal as usual with their pur- chase of stamps and bonds. I he " Bird " again with a lew ol the regulars. Some sa that Sam Woods and " The Bone " lii tli re- ceive their mail there as well as at the Kappa I louse. Am I kidding — who ' d w rite to " The Bone " ? „ Bu li(M Mjfce ,s,, .W ifMiiii| ri ' -- -« ' 7 ' - ' r t _ lyt t Page 146 toothall queen. Also in the circle are the queen ' s attendants, Jeanne Hill, Gamma Phi, Janelle Law, Kappa, Patty McWil- liams. Pi Phi, anci Theta Ortman, Chi O. ' N Stuff Take it easy. Darlene, they ' ll make it — Talk about entluisiasiii. those i ' i Phis reallv yo in lor it. .Xnil the other crowd scene — ' ell, nur phoiowrapher meant well, hut it seems that nothing hut " (). A. M. C, " the alma mater song of Oklahoma . . ami M., could go with those arm mo ements. Hut we ' re broad minded, aient we. ' Besides, there ' s always next year. Helow — j ' Val Symonds Irom the City and Tommy Johnson were too absorbed in each other to even look at the camera. The Soonerettes formeil the heart in which Joan Ernest, Theta, was crowned ivr ' - ' c: " ' " .5 " ' Page 147 Chosen to rule the festivities were pugna- cious " Pecos Bill " Mayfield ant! sultry " Slew- foot " Sue 1 lenrv. From that slv look in Frontier e e It s eas to tell ihat poor have plenty use lor that six- shooter poiseil Sleu-loot ' Pecos wil in mitl-air. Ri ht — iVIilk- niaid and the hired hand? No, althouf h it niij ht well he, this was merely taken in the Chi-O front yard with Kay Harnett in the camera focus. Those horses may hurst into tears any minute if someone doesn ' t pay them some attention. These six shyf. ' ' ) kiddies wanted to j et away Irom all the hum drum of the noisy dance, so privately slippeil up tn this private little balcony. The Chi-O ' s again — Arahmae Sullivan, Ruth Kent and Jean Porter look (|uite satistied with tlie " spirit nl the old west " . Ill IFSIKI Page 148 Week D Dootllcrs entertaining the crowd. 1 lonibres, take yore pick o ' this crop of she-males. They is tiehghttul, delicious, de-lovel , capricious, ant! nialericious babes from this here campus. " Lite " came to the party! jimmy I.aughead, I.ile Magazine photographer, grew to be a lamiliar figure with his little black camera, while everyone was simply dying to have his picture taken. I.elt — Janet Werner, assist- ant ilirector ol Press Relations, explains the situation. Betty Hareloot. Walt l- ' inley, anil lVgg Ijicksun are three ot the familiar laces caught in this throng at the Union bar. lor an olil-fashioned hay rack riile there ' s Andv Riddle. Bill .Mangess, antl Bob I Icwes with a few Ihetas. Remember the day of the open-air show .•• I lere it is with the Triple Page 143 Joan Lima, playing the title role, appears be- fore the Madonna, Katherine Miller, in " The lug ler of Notre Dame, " annual presentation Mid - Year of Orchcsis. Here ' s " Pop " himself of the " Bird " fame. From the smiles we ' d say everyone was enjoying liimseli. Mary Lou Humphries and Peggy Hellar are the Tri Delt chicks with Cadets in tow! As usual the place is over-run with the campus belles and blades. Antl here ' s the ole l nion Mart and the morning rush. Wee Phyllis Tengdin waits patiently in line for stamps, while Hol- ice lloshall and three camera shy kids are untloubteilly waiting to be told " No Cigar- ettes I ' oday. " Another of the formal ilances as usual, and as usual lliere ' s C. R. Gates right in the center with no less than two girls in tow this time. Page ISO our own L nion Bookstore. On the right — okl and new students alike meet here for serious things Uke bridge. As a typical scene we present this happy group in their private office. Madness I he Navy and the Army — if their profs eouiii only see them now. There was just too much class work so our N.R.O. hoys seem (]uite content to loat on the steps of the chemistry building. But the army goes in f(jr deeper things. Well, maybe one of the boys listeneil to the lecture, but it certainly was not Jim Dinning, jerry Doncliin. or Lowell (iooiiman. A t pical scene on the steps of the At! building — even in rainy weather some girls manage to attract a man. ' oila, the Union! F.ven the mighty ' -12 ' s have to get school supplies anti what better place than Pago 151 Vol ■ ■ ■ MH tCVD KM- BONDS - STAMPS The kissing booth was oik- ot the most popu- lar enterprises at the Theta Bond Ballyhoo. Bob Stover is really ,u:ettin his money ' s Bond Drive worth from toothall ([Lieen Joan I ' .rnest. 1 he Union activity booth again — this time a sam- ple of the high pressure campaigning tlone on the campus. Miat tloesn ' t go on in this place! As vuu can see, the girls arc really working on this patron, Init he seems to lia e other interests at present. Anil what else couKI be tirawing such a crowtl .■ ' ' li the Bingo Booth, of course. Do they like to play bingo that well or couUl it be Paula Buctow and those unidentified legs that arc attracting such undi ided attention? One of the Ica- tures of the e ening w as the jitterbug contest. The couple in the center are certainly lon- tributing the jive. Page J 52 students, but also the townspeople ot Norman. A complete dial telephone demonstration kept visitors attractcil many minutes. Open Hduse I he anniKil I ' lnginecr ' s Openhouse has always lieen a source of unusual entertainment and certainly lived up to all expectations this year. I ' he boys and " girls " really spent a lot ol valuable time and hard work on the openhouse and did themselves proud. The Ci il llnjiineers carried off first prize for their cxhiliit. Who says the gals are not me- chanically minded? The front of the building was decorated as shown below. Donakl Duck rides merrily along in his automoiiile. The project of the Double E ' s proved verv ab- sorbing to a large crowd made up of not only Page 1S3 My! Those hroml Irish smiles! Arah- mae Sullivan, engineers ' (jiieen, and Lester Roberts, St. Pat, pose tor their coronation picture. Spring lop: Ciovernor Kerr and President Cross beam their approval ol ' the engineers ' (|ueen selection. " Sully " looks rather pleaseil, too. Center: " Sully " duhs the new Knights ot ' St. ] at. I his is a traditional ceremony per- formed each year by the reigning i|ueen. Bottom: " Sully " and her Ciuard of I lonor. These are the boys who protectetl her from possible kitlnaping by the lowly lawyers. They even went to class with her. Although the lawyers ilidn ' t exactly knock themsehes out trying to kidnap her, the guard had a line time thinking of places to hide her. Page IS I Fervor I att Williams, triciul, triciul, ami Ann KcLslar lorjfct anti torsive after a hist tennis ifamc. Cute, aren ' t they? 15. I ' hillips, pcrfeit stranger, Ijoh Stover (loi)kinii e() ) anil |. B. l ans laughing at each other ' s jokes during one ot their nu- merous cortee hours in the I ' nion. Don ' t you tellows e er go to class? Soliilly engaged, lone Magoffin and Rob Minister caress each other tondK at one of the L ' nion ' s so-called dances. Below: A freshman class in something-or- nther pays strict attention to the professor. .M , Peggy, such concentration! Two eager law students go hog-wild for studying in the Law library. Such intent looks on their respectixe faces, too. ' age 155 Miss Jean Wheeler, Kappa Alpha Thela, wearing a suit with contrasting top-coat from Brown-Duncan, Tulsa. f -it. ' i ' l iV - ' iif ' ■ ' iMv :. JEAN WHEELER This tailored black and white dinner dress modeled by- Miss Norma Lee Parker, Kappa Kappa Gamma, comes from Halliburton ' s, Oklahoma City. NORMA LEE PARKER HF [ ' ' M- t n ft " ,- ,JmM . This matching dress and coat featured by Brown ' s Col- lege Corner, Norman, is modeled by Miss Martha Ann Williams, Delta Delta Delta. I M ' ■ Appearing in this exotic afternoon dress with matching accessories from Kerr ' s Norman store is Miss Ruth Strondberg. i Miss Eileen Seevers, Pi Beta Phi, is truly the essence of spring in this cool sun dress from Seidenbach ' s, Tulsa. msm m sv p ;: ' :■ ; ? Jt£ »W,f j T- ' T--.. . i: ' t.r,-f». ' lA ' -U- EILEEN SEEVERS Feminine is the word to describe Miss Peggy Erickson, Delta Gamma, in this spring formal from Burr ' s, Norman. PEOQY ERICKSON . i im Miss Alice Andrews, Alpha Phi, is petite and charming as shown in her dressmaker ' s suit from Vandever ' s, Tulsa. L ' ' ■ •■ - ««• ALICE ANDREWS True sophistication describes Miss Wanda Jane Willis, Gamma Phi Beta, in this unusual taffeta dinner dresS ' from Balliet ' s, Oklahoma City. },i ' -- ' v.- ' S ' ' " 4 ;:iS-)H«i m P mm WANDA JANE WILLIS m ■i i : «i. March 22, 1945 " iss Madelyn 7 ilson, Editor 1945 SOOiriH Yearbook Unlver3it7 of Oklahoma ! ' !orman, Oklahoma Dear Miss Wilson: It was a pleasure for me to judge the Beauty Section of the ?.945 300K2R Yearbook. Follow- ing are the nai-ies of elghb of the contestants in my order of selection: Jean " Tieeler Norma Lee Parker Martha Ann Williams Ruth Strandberg Eileen Seevers Peggy Erickson Alice Andrews Wanda Jane " Villis Best of luck to them all. Sincerely, BK:inh ' Thanks for the Mtmory ' PvTTV McWiLi.iAMS, Pi Beta Phi M ARciF. Adams, Kappa Kappa Gamma Joan Krvest, Kappa Alpha Theta Patsv Powell, Delta Gamma Pai i Mlllins, Alpha Chi Omega Lois Woodard, Kappa Alpha Theta s n C I E T Y OAX L K)XEV Nate Coldiron ALargaret Lee Brown M attie Ann Reistle ALarv AL rtha Logan ])elta Gamma Pi Beta Phi Kappa Kappa Gamma Pi Beta Phi Delta Gamma ALVNN Benmng Jane Wright ALarv Frances Hlghes Sarah Morrow Jeanne Ann Follett Chi Omega Logan Hall Delta Tau Delta House Pi Beta Phi Delta Tau Delta House Pattv Manlev, Kappa Alpha Thcta Mar Jane Sthw art, Dc-lta Delta Delta Jeanne Johnson, Logan Hall ,Marv Louise Cl nningham, Chi Omega Tommy Dyer. Ganiiiia Phi Beta ALary Lol Hl.mphries. Delta Delta Delta s n C I E T Y Mii.DRHD Jackson Alpha Phi M R Christini; Taylor Delta Delta Delta 1 )1 ise Pratt Delta L psilon House Helen Jane Laichlin Pi Reta Phi Frepa Croom Delta Delta Delta Jean Adams Hester Hall Let HA Typson Robertson Hall Lillian Krepps Delta CTamina ArAR ' Lot ISE Jacohi Robertson Hall Retty Jane Johnson (laniiiia Phi Beta HiTTV irxKER, Kappa Alpha Thcta Vii.i.i;n. Hlshv, Gamma Phi Hcta Phokbe Aw Clark, Kappa Kappa Gamma l NDLA Mai- KlIU.DKR, Hl-StLT Hall Arahmah Sl I.I.IVAN, Chi Omega KosALii; Steele, Phi Kappa Sigma House SOCIETY rs ' i ' Pattox Alpha Kpsiloii Mavis Doight - Alpha Xi Delta Rlth McKissiCK Chi Omega A XX ETTA Lee Hester Hall MoLLiE Merki.e Phi Psi House Neota Williams Cjamma Phi Beta -Mell Roberts a Chi Omega Rlth Hamrick Robertson Hall Waxda McKeag Delta Lpsiloii House Allexe Edsall Hester Hall Virginia Turxbi i.l Logan Hall L R K. Seaboch -Alpha Chi Omega I BAN Hrown, Beta Theta Pi House Vincent Price, Lawson House Beatrice Moravec, Newman Hall NA ■c • Bean, Kappa Kappa Gamma Jo Ann Kirki ' trick. Alpha Chi Omega Marv Pitts, Hester Hall Elnora Schritter. Newman Hall Ri th Stafford, Alpha Tau Omega House SOCIETY Ki TH Marik Smder Alpha Xi Delta Jeanne Grogan Chi Omega ! Iarj )rie IU:ttv Ri th Hai.i. Ri e ' Haozoi s Alpha Chi Omega Phi Kappa Sigma House Robertson Hall Joy Lewallen Hester Hall J IAN Barnes Sigma Alpha Kpsilon DeI.ORES PrI ITT Rohfirson Hall Martha Dole Delta Tau Delta House Barbara Rice Newman Hall Hett Bernard Alpha Chi ( niega Charlotte W ilson Chi Omega PUBLICATIONS PUBLICATION MEMBERS H. H. Herbert Chairman Ruth S. Ferris Acting Secretar - IrcaMirer Joiiv H. Casey Secretary-Treasurer Dean D. K. R. Johvsox Faculty Member Robert ' . Peterson . . Supervisor of Student Publications Margaret Trimble Representative at Large Ruth Ann Hill .... Coverid ll ' agon Representative Tom Finney .... Sooner Yearbook Representative Jo Ann Godown .... Oklahoma Daily Representative Jarita Bicknell .... Oklahoma Daily Representative One of the oldest stiiciciu groups on the campus is the PublicatiDn Board, a body which acts as supervisor ot the general student publications, the Oklahoma Daily, student newspaper, the SooNER, University yearbook, and the Covered Jf ' agon, campus humor magazine. Organized in its present form in 1915, the board was precedeti by two boards which had much the same function as the present group. In 1926, the membership of the board was changed from five to seven, and the powers of the group were greatly increased. The board membership now includes a chairman, an ex-otficio faculty rep- resentative, an appointed faculty representative, a stuilent representative of the publications-at-large, and a student representati ' e from each of the three student publications. The group now has as one oi its chief duties the selection of the editors of each of the three publications on the campus of the University. It also supervises the imsincss aftairs of the publica- tions. The selection of the editors for the publications is made from filings which are made by students at the beginning of each new semester. Careful consideration of experience, loyalty and executive ability aids the hoard in choosing a student who will be capable ot handling the tiiflicult task of editing a publication. Both experience and scho- lastic standing play an important part in the selec- tion, and no caiulldate is considered who is not carrying a regular schedule of class work. He must also have had at least one semester ' s experi- ence on the publication on which he seeks the editorship. H. n. Herbert, director of the School of Jour- nalism, has been associated with the board since 1915 and is now chairman of the group. Perma- nent journalism representative on the board is John H. Casey, profes sor of journalism, who directs the advertising and business curricula. Casey has served as secretary-treasurer of the board since 1927. During his lea e of absence from the university this past fall, Mrs. Ruth S. Ferris, assistant professor of journalism, served in his position. Dean D. B. R. Johnson, dean of the School of Pharmacy, is the thin! faculty mem- ber of the boartl. His position is tilled by ap- pointment by the president of the University. Robert V. Peterson, supervisor of Student Publi- cations, was an ex-otlicio facult ' adilition to the board during this past year. H. II. IIfrrert Ri Til S. Frrris ROIIFRT . PETKRSON John II. Casey Paga 178 BOARD The four remaining positions ot the Roanl are hehi hy students. Tom Finney, statt member of the Soonkk year- hook, represented that pubhcation throughout the year. Ruth Ann Hill represented the Covfictl H ' aifon both semesters. Jo Ann Godown represented the Oklahoma Dailx in the first semester. Jarita Bickiull was her successor in the second semester. Margaret rrimble served as represeiitatix e-at- large both semesters. Besides electing editors of the publications, the board has the power to approve all budgets anti expenditures of the three publications. The gen- eral manager ot student publications, Cecil H. Brite, handles the financial affairs of each publica- tion and of the lournalism Press, Inc. Advertis- ing managers of the Oklahoma Dailx also work under the superxision ot Mr. Hrite and Mrs. Fer- ris. Any problem of administration which comes up mav be referred to tlie board for consideration. In June, 1942, a new plan was instituted where- bv the Publication Board altered the plan of sub- ordinate editorial start appointments on the Okla- homa Daily. I ' nder this plan the journalism fac- ultv selects the stati members of the newspaper who work under the editor. Rotation in office is foilowetl in the staff appointments, so that more students gain experience in the arious positions. The editor of the Oklahoma Daily serves tor an entire semester, but the remainder of the staff is named for eight-week periods. The Coxcred Jf ' apon, campus humor magazine, was preceded by the Jl ' hirkiind, a private venture which, at the request of the staff in 1921, came under the supervision of the Publication Board. Left to rifht: Margaret Trimble, Ruth S. Ferris, Robert . Peterson, Ruth Ann Hill. H. H. Herhert Tom Finney, Jo Ann Godown, Dean John on. |Wi %M Page 179 1945 SODNER Madei.yn Wilson Another year, another yearbook! In spite of the girls taking eoninianil again, the year starteil off with the traditional " I ' lager-Beavers " Hocking into the small aboile we learned to call home. So, with the new year spirit, fantastic plans were made for long hours ami efficient work, hut after a week or so, needless to say, the staff had dwimlled to the usual few. John " f he Bone " McC riininon w as hack again as one ol the few sur i -ors of the " 44 staff. " Hones " took charge ot the sales campaigns antl Hill Oden came on the scene to help us out. With the frantic tervor ot this phase of the nasty work behind us, the gals donned their working togs anil settled down for a long haril year. " Senorita " Shirley Wooilruff came to take over the detailed work of the little publication, not to add that with her came a few of the males of the campus. The staff good-natureilly tripped over Curtis Threlkeld for literally months, until one day, yes, it actually happened, he starteil donating his services. I " ,ileen See ers, the 1 leily I.amarr of the year- book, proved the exception to that time tried rule that all beautiful girls are dumb. Ilie campus Nav Fraternities Sports MKMBF.RS Madei.vs W ' lisos Editor tiLEEx Sfevers A .si.t3nt F.ditor Mac Fellows ) Tom Fixnev Lowell CjOOd.mas Armv Marv Kav Catleti- Sororities .• ndv Riddle | JoHv McCrlmmon i ' ero ica Cook ... ! " irmiiories Lt. Do Bovnsros, r.S..M.( " . ) Bill Odex | RlTH Cook Consulting Editor Iran Dcttox Art Makl n- Mowrv Or .inizalions Martil Bocrse ... . dverti ing Shirley Woodrlif St-cretarv Cecil Jo Finlev i Betty Jo Chiles I Dorothy Naikeh ' Bii.LiE Lee Andersov Joe CjIRBs Tommy Dyer BiLi.vE Morrow CCRT (iCERSSEY John Cooper Tom Rcble Bii I. Kerth Staff Workers Photographers organizations were her specialty, ami here we might ailil that she thoroughly enjoyeil accom- panying the photographer to take pictures of the Navy Engineers and all ot the other groups of R.T.O. males on the campus. lor lack of another title, we dubbeii Ruth " Cookie " Cook as consulting editor. I-itting enough, too, as Cookie was always in the office consulting when she needeil someone to work her Math problems. However, she did manage a lew deeds during the year, until the tatelul day she broke her loot lor lack ol somethim: else to do. " Cocca " Catlett ami eronica Cook were taith- tul little troopers all the way through the year, doing ever thing that no one else woukl ilo. " Cocca " spent man hours worrying about her Iri Delt sisters ganging up on her because they thought she wrote some " Ra , " while all ot the time she was perfectK innocent. Inciiientally, Veronica ' s Tommy came through with some third- linger left-hand jew eiry that set the staff a droolin ' . Mac l-ellows came to the rescue ol the a section with copy, copy, and more copy, taithtulK turned in when it was supposed to be turned in. Pije 180 YEARBQDK Riiiaic. AmltTMin. R. Cook, Sffver , (.niernscv, W ' liodruff. " . Ciwk. Catlttt, Dvtr, Goodman. Quite unusual to say the least. Orchids to you, Mac! Tom Finney, another lad of the ' 44 crew, was on the scene to do big things with big words. His continual How of new ideas resulted in the present Navy section which he put over to the bo s. In fact, he put it over so well, that the Second followed suit. Lowell Goodman did his share for tlie .Army section of ye Sooner, even to some more arm- twisting of the boys. So in spite of the decreased number of the Army trainees on the campus, we came through with an Army section as of the pre- vious year. Lieutenant Don Boydston, U.S.M.C, just could not find enough to keep himself busy so took o er the compiling of the sports. Andy Riildle was around for a while to work on the fraternity section, antl Norma Jean Dutton was the one re- sponsible for tliose cute cartoons on the division pages. And as for the rest of the crew. The Logan Hall kids moved over in mass when they found the office a good place for the afternoon coke and cig. Cecil Jo I ' " inlc just loved to spend her time laughing at us and typing copy tiiat inevitably had to be retxped. And the p hotographers, well, from a mixture of all kinds and sorts, we did manage to get enough pictures to fill the book. Thanks to Curt Guernsey for the swell Army and Navy openers, not to add a few million more. To John Cooper, Tom Ruble, and Bill Kerth who also worked be- tween classes; and to Richard Meek who divided his time between the SooXF.R and the Daily Okla- homa ii. Lift: Eileen Seever. Bill Oden, and Veronica Cook. Page J8J THE OKLAHOMA DAILY Mil It HomiK ' not onl served as editor of the Daily first semester, but also was elected ihairinan of the C. L . C group and of the Constitution Conven- tion Assembly. She is president of Theta Sijrina Phi. pro ing her true journalistic abil- ity Mart Boirne, Editor EDITORI. L STAFF Pat Salnders Editor Marv Evelyn- S.viith Managing Editor Bill Eppersok ) Betty Ford Issue Editor!- Patty Ivester Taffi ' Williams . . Society Editor Mary Mei.i, Roberts Wire Editor Eleanor Thompson Feature Editor Pec Marchant Assistant Society Editor STAFF WRITERS Mary Elizabeth Everitt Jane Wilson Joan Waite Jane Roberts Dorothy Kamp Jane Anne Cockrell Frank Skinner Mavis Doughty ADVERTISING MANA(7ERS Jlhree BLANitiN Enoi.a Mae Fielder AD ERTISINc; SALESMEN Martha Boirne Rith Howell Mary Joyce Norwood Frances Carrol Harold Kernachan Beverly ' Rice Beginning its thirty-first year of publication with a drive to get out at least three of the regular five copies weekly, the Daily staggered through an- other year of misplaced headlines, screaming issue editors, controversial Campus Columns, two pages of pictures and the usual feuil with that sterling publication — if anyone could call it that — the (Faff on. Sandwlchetl between some of the other " weeks " the Daily staft decided to have a Week Week, to celebrate a week of weeks. This idea fell through when Eleanor Thompson wrote a feature on it and threatened to have it publisheil in the Daily. Then the staff decided to throw awav all its olil coke bottles, buy a new ream of copy paper and have a Journalism Week. However, this faileil to materialize because it turned out that there was no week available due to the excess of King and Queen campaigns and Just General Weeks. The Daily sponsored a faculty-student relations drive, but between threatening professors and irate veterans, it didn ' t do any too well itself. Kven the impending journalism bloc in the student gov- ernment failed to materialize, despite the tact that every reporter who could get out of an assignment by going to the CUC meetings, went I Thus the Daily weathercti another year of con- troversial issues from the 1 S-vear-okl ote to the Juhree Blan- iiin, Marv M.11 Roberts, Mrs. Ferris, assistant pro- fessor of Journalism, Jo .Aim (iod( Mi, Knola Mae Fielder Page 182 Standing: Pnttv Ivcsirr, " ;iitf. K.ib WiUon, Mar Aim Nrvbilt, I.mii- B. FlemiiiK. Sfalfil: Pae Saunders, Mart Bourne. F.rina Holt, Kli ahrth Bernard. unicameral house in student government by never taking a definite side and always printing both sides of a question, per se, by attempting to " set- it-straight " in every instance possible. Mart Bourne devoted her time to convincing beginning journalism reporters that CUC attend- ance was a required part of the curriculum anil that more than four misspelled names in one story would lead to bloodshed. She held herself up as an example of fine editorship, taking time out only on week-ends for dissipation. Biggest underco er drive of the year was the Daily ' s effort to discover the identity of " Who in the Hell is ' Pecos Bill ' ? " It came as a pretty low blow when they found it was Bill " Please give your contribution today, as I ' d like to get a hair- cut " Epperson, who, second to himself, loves Jane Anne " Lady Halifax called me her gooil tricml " Cockrell, best. Pat " Just read my ciiitorials for a liberal edu- cation " Saunders spent a semester as managing editor thinking of ways to keep the office clean, then a semester as etiitor trying to keep the staff clean. All of this was in atldition to explaining the meaning of " Per Se " to innocent bystanders, including the staff members and T. R. Walt " 1 think I ' m cuter than Epperson " Finlcy never did convince Saunders that she should re- place Janie Roberts in his affections, while Cock- rell just sat in the Union reading Runyon and try- ing to stay on good terms with the Armory. Elizabeth " Please hold that cigaret farther away from me " Bernard and Mary Evelyn " 1 make a 3.0 average and talk to Daniels after class " Smith wielded the whip of managing editor over Taffv " I ' ll call her ' Miss ' if I want to " Williams and Peggy Ruth " If you make Marilyn Cook leave this office once more, I ' ll go too " Marchant. Mavis " Why ilid 1 ever leave the Engineering run " Doughty had a field day during Engineers ' week with Tom " I ' ll make out this paper myself and why don ' t you get some editorial-advertising cooperation around here " Mclntyre running in on odd days to put out the green-sheet. Louis " Put my byline at the top or I ' ll tell the Captain on vou " Fleming and Don " I ' ll write my own heads " Boydston, who was protected from Janie Roberts by his wife, managed to liven up the sports page until it was partially readable. Juhree Blanton and Jo Ann Ciodown elected Enola Mae Fielder to act as go-between for the ad department and editorial office, but the plebians triumphetl when they finally talked Fielder out of running a complete issue of advertising. And Mary Mell Roberts took the pony every night. Pat Salsders. Editor Pat Saunders stepped in to fill Mart ' s shoes at the end of the first semester. She is also a member of Theta Sigma Phi, serving in the capacity of secre- tary. She served as a nii ' iiiber of the A. W. S. committee uliich puhh ' shes the " O. U. mil] on " handbook. Page 183 THE CDVERED WAGON STAFF Phyllis Tencdiv Editor ToM.MiE Dyer Assistant Editor Marlw Movvry ) _ ,, ,. ,, , rcaturc tuitor BiLLiE Anderson ' ) Kay Cooley I „„,... ,. „ Staff Vriter Jane Cockrell ) JOH.v McCrlmmox Circulating Manager Martha Teecarden ) „, Joi.N- COOPER ,■ Photograhers JUHREE BLANTON . , . . J, ». T . " Advertising F.NOLA Mae Fielder ) BlLUE Jo TWYMAX ) , „ Cartoonists Joe Stites Dorothy Steckelderg ,, ,- Contributors Bill Lpperson 1 ' hyllis Tengdin Last cai " in lunc the out-H ' iinti (.clitDi " prcilictcil that the U ' lUjoH WDuKl sui- i c onK as loni as the S TAI- ' I- (.oiilil retain any show ol normalcy . . . but we kept up the stru!j;iile throuii ' hoiit another year, despite this threat. It was olnious that any resemhhince between those eonneiteil with the notorious MA(i anil a normal human luini; was an accitlent on the part ot both. I he year bejijan lor the ll ' ch nii immediately attei- enrollment when e ed, complete with club anil lariat, toureil the campus anil corner, plus both bases, in searih ol a STAI ' l " " . . . not a tal- enteil ((ioii knows where we ' d tind one ol that description) STA! !- ' , nor one ol any genius, mere- ly the usual run-ol-the-mill t;rou|) ol lewd, ci ar- ctte-buniminu;, beer slopping t pists who think tlu can write. I ' irst recruit ol this description was none oihei " than 0 ;den, who came over to the I ' ress Iniildinji lor the purpose of takinjj; a jioke at j ' .pperson. Then I ' .pper liimsell wandered into the office with a weird masterpiece intcniled to set the entire South aflame! But as usual no one understood his offering, including the author himself. Cooley, Dyer, Mowry and Anderson were still sleeping off the after-effects of rush when the were hustled, pa jama-clad, to the spacious H ' tu on office to clip and paste jokes for the September is- sue. With no little pain, each in hei- own turn gave agonizing birth to a story for the lirst issue, lovingly deilicated, green print and all, to the Irosh, who arrixed with a brand-new carload ot tilthy jokes, Ireshly shaipened peneils, clean note- books, and cigs. In October and Xoxember iluring the political campaign, the editor forgot the ff ' tu oii, her tirst- lo e, and, armed to the teeth with Dewey litera- ture, carried on a battle with arch-enemy I ' .pperson through editorials and letters to the editor. For safety purposes she ne er ventured out of her of- fice, Inning installed an arm) ' cot and Hunsen burn- er in the coiner. lOuring those hard times Tommy (Tampa In- Ljrain ) Dyer invented her nom ile plume and Page 184 Riijlil: Mitcv, Twvinaii. Ciwlfv, Dnilrii, Tciicdiii. McCriininoii, Dyer. Anderson. spread publicity about hcrsclt tliroughout tlic caiii- pus. having herself paged at Union dances, at the tavern, the burd and P. I.. JVIeanwhile she sat day after day atop the picture file clipping jokes from old bound Oklahoma f ' liirkiiiids. Most any day she could be found screaming hysterically at an anecdote in one of our dust-encased copies. And then there came the day when the entire Kappa chapter approached the Covered fl ' ayon building with a barrel of boiling tar, another ot feathers and a long auto axle. The STAFF es- caped via the back entrance and found sanctuary in the HOIST office. During the spring months lethargy seized the entire STAFF " and almost any sunny afternoon they could be found at the open window throwing spitballs or paper sacks filled with water at inno- cent profs. After Stites had stopped gloating over his suc- cessful publicity cartoons for the Cimlerollo cam- paign, he was persuaded to enter oiM " toUl again. He and Ann often found the office the only place where they could be alone, hence they provided an antique loveseat which was tucked away obscurely under the ilesk when not in use. Cooley, Mowry, and Anderson arrived at every STAFF ' meeting fresh from one of those stimulat- ing Chi Delta Phi meetings ami couUl talk of noth- ing but their honest-to-gawd literary mag which was in embryonic form throughout the year. Xn Shulman or Kun an tor tiiem Joyce. . nothina but Cooper, the photog, changed addresses about the middle of the year and was never heard of again. I lence, the reliable services of one Martha Teegarden were enlisted and she trucked doggedly about tow n on hideous monthly assignments. We were especially fond of our narrow escape when snapping pix on the fairway. One of the Daily reporters neglected to scream " fore! " Cockrell tried desperately, but never forgot her mistaken loyalty to the student news publication, houseii in the back room of the Covered Jf ' agon building. The week-end she traveled to Tulsa with its editor made us gi e up hope on her for- e " er. One horrible day the MAGAZINE was nearly forced to seek a safer office, when the STAFF sat cross-legged on the floor playing spin-the- bottle and reading exchange jokes in a loud clear voice. It was not until the bell rang that we real- ized that an ad ertising class had been in session down the hall with a wide-open door. Mrs. Fer- ris found it ilifficult to lecture that afternoon. I5v the enil of the year, it was easy to spot a Jl ' ii( oti STAFF ' member by the hunted look about the eves. With 95 per cent of the student body up in armys, the personnel turn-over is astound- ing. So this year ' s STAFT ' leaves with one last intent question . . . " Who the hell . Epperson? " Paqe .iS JOURNALISM PRESS INC. Established on June 1, 19J0, the Journalism Press, Inc., is a self-supporting organization serv- ing as the production unit for the student publica- tions, the Oklahoma Daily, the Covered If ay on, and the Student Directory. Due to wartime limit- ations the Student Directory and the Covered Jf ' ayon were printed out of the shop this year. The affairs of the Journalism Press, Inc., are hanilled bv a board composed of six members, two of whom are students. The membership in- cludes the president of the Associateil Women Students as representative of that group, one rep- resentative from the Publication Boarti, H. H. Herbert, director of the School of Journalism, Savoie Lottinville. director of the Uni ersity Press, and T. M. Beaird, executive secretary of the University of Oklahoma Association. During the first semester Mrs. Ruth S. Ferris, of the Journalism faculty, served as secretary-treasurer, substituting for John H. Casey, professor of jour- nalism, the regular incumbent of the position. One vacancy exists on the board, that of the pres- ident of the Men ' s Government association, who in former years served as the third student mem- ber. Because of the war, the men ' s organization is inactive. II. H. Herbert . Ri rn S. Ferris JOIIK H. C.XSEV BoNME Kmciit Jo Axx GoDOws J. RITA BiCK.VELL Savoie Lotti.wille T. M. Beairi) . .Mt.MHtRS President .Acting Secretary-Treasurer Secretary-Treasurer .■ .VV.S. Representative Puhlic.nlioii Board Representative Publication Board Representative I ' niversity Press Reprr-cntalive . ' Murnni . M cialion Representative The Press is entirely selt-supporting, receixing its income from work done for the student [lubli- cations. Its equipment, valued at more than $25,000, was purchaseil from earnings at no cost to the state. In normal times it produces employ- ment for Irom eight to ten student printers who are enabled through their earnings to attenti the University. Cecil H. Brite is an ex-officio manager ot the Journalism Press, Inc. He is also general man- ager of stutlent publications, a position he has held since 1930, when he receiveii degrees in both bus- iness administration anil la -. lie is a member ot the bar ami an exjKrt on tax law, particularK income tax. Cecil H. Brite General Manager ( " ll.VRI.ES T.VNT .Mechanic;! I SiipiTiriKrulent Page 186 Lffi to riiilil: T. M. Bcairil, Jo Ann Godown, Ruth Ferris, H. H. Herbert Bonnie Knight, Savoie Lottinville. Indicative of his well-rounded personality are his " extra-curricular " activities. He is treasurer of the First Presbyterian church, a member of the University Faculty club, a member of the Kiwanis club, member of the Chamber of Commerce and active in Boy Scout work. He serves as one of the faculty advisers of his fraternity, Acacia, and was national secretary of the fraternity in 1942. In addition to these he advises many people on filling out income tax forms. Another member of the University Publications Department is Charles Tant, superintendent of the Journalism Press and director of the mechan- ical department. Only too aware of the " man- power " shortage, Tant succeeded again this year in printing the Oklahoma Daily in the pre-war qualitv of workmanship despite the reiluction of " back-shop force " to less than half the size of former years. Since he took the position in 1928, Tant has been largely responsible for the improvements in tvpography and mechanical standards of the Dailv. The printing equipment includes two I.ino- tvpes. a large duplex flat-bed printing press, and other machines and eiiuipment used In printing newspapers. Beginning students in a journalism course in tvpographv use the mechanical depart- ment as a laboratorv. Page J 87 SOONER SHAMROCK SOONER SHAMROCK STAFF George Gkocav I „ ,. Co-tditors Joe Mehan | M. F. WiRCES Advisory Editor Howard Hopps Business Manager Y. E. WiLI.OuCHBY Faculty Advisor Bl ' SINESS STAFF T. R. Polk Circulatimi Manager G. S. Coi-E Assistant Business Manager Martin Advertising Manager Sherman- Strange, V. R. Scott, J. O. Smith DonAi.d Engle Men of Might Editor " Smokev " Coi-E Illustrations Editor C. H. Guernsey StaflF Photographer BoBRV Henry Aluinni Editor Don Pope ) t • i r. . (. Little Reporter Dean Morgensen | E. A. Olson Exhaust For twenty-nine years the scope ol iournalisni of the Engineering; College was liiniteil to one annual special edition ol the Oklahomii Daily. This extra was printed on green pa]ier and ap- peared during the St. Pat ' s celehration each March. In that month of I ' Hl the College of Engineering felt that this " (lieeii Sheet, " as it was called, shoukl be augmented in the puhlishing of an Engineering Magazine. With great en- thusiasm a group of students organized with Claude Gordon as eilitor and launched a survey of other engineering magazines in the country. Ihe itlea gained I rom this survey, together with a host ot new ones, were put together in a cover bearing in bold green letters the name ol the official organ of the College of Engineering of the I ni ersity ot Oklahoma, " Sooner Shamrock. ' This first issue was a motlest attempt in journal- ism, containing only twenty-four pages and very little national advertising. However, the first issue circulation was over 800 copies, and adver- tising and circulation have grown until at present the Shamrock is published six times a year and contains at least forty-four pages per issue. This growth has led to a present tlay paid up circulation of more than 2,000 copies. It IS a credit to the Engineers that had the con- fidence anil perserverance to embark on such a venture in time of war, ami ei]ual credit shoulil go to the hard working boys who have managed through difficult days to keep alive this " ' oice " of the Engineers while papers of other engineer- ing colleges became war casualties. Betore Pearl Harbor o er forty such magazines were piMiited in the nation, but today all but twelve have sus- pended operations for the duration. The Engine School owes in no small jKirt the success of almost all such A ' cnturcs to the loyal support and intelligent advice of its faculty. This was true of the " Shamrock " . Without the help of Sam 1 lolland, the first days of the paper wouKl have been much touiiher. Mr. I lollaiul staveil M. F. WiRCES V. E. Wli.LOUGHBV, Sponsor Joe Marchall Paga 188 First ro u; (Irft to ri({hr) Mfh;in. C)xle , Marihall, Wirnes, CiroKaii, (iiifrnscv, Polk. Coir. with the hoys until the fall of 1941 when adtli- ti(jnal teaching duties forced him to cede tiie ati- visership to another ei]ually popular young profes- sor, Vester E. ' illoughhv. Since that time " Prof. " as his stuiients call him, has been the pil- lar to lean on in tryin; times. Since the birth of the " Shamrock " several new features have been adtled. Believing that out- standing grailuating seniors should gain recogni- tion through its pages, the editors published a teature known as " Men ot Might " . In each issue three B.E.O.C. ' s are fetetl, complete with pictures and articles as to his success in the Engine School. Early last year the war brought to mind the idea of keeping in touch with our former stuilents ser ' - ing their country here and abroad. To meet this need " Slip-Stick Pushers " was printed. This page features letters and excerpts of letters from Sooner Engineers in every theater of war. The present issue carries in addition to these features, articles pertinent to Engineering written by students, faculty, and leading men in the engi- neering field. The " Little Reporter " is a column eiiited by Don Pope for the purpose of keeping the Engine School posted on " goings on about town. " The topic of much discussion pro and con among the Dean, the Presiiient, and the " Lily White League of America " is the cat-like " Ex- haust, " exhaust because it ' s a lot of hot air antl smells: cat-like because it can ' t be killed. Page J 89 SDDNER HDIST SOONKR HOIST SIAFF Louis B. Fleming F. litor-in-Chief M. R. Fellows ManaKinR Editor Lt. (j.c.) D. T. CiiALKLEv Officer Advisor Earnest Painter Feature Editor Clarence A. Vickluxd Sports Editor NoRMAV Dacefoerde Art Editor Kelly Kali Activities Editor J. P. HlCKEV Husiiiess Manager Malcolm S. Bradwav Prdductioii Manager J. J. Golden Circulation Manager FALL ISSCE Pete Woodruff Editor-in-Chief Mac Fellows ManaKing Editor Pat Hickey Husiness Manager Bob Hall Feature Editor Louis Fleming Activities Editor Norman Dacefoerde Art Editor WINTER ISSUE Louis Fleming Editor-in-Chief Mac Fellows Managing Editor Pat HlCKEV Business Manager Ernest Paikter Feature Editor Claren ' CE Vicklund Sports Editor Norman Dacefoerde Art Editor Kelly Kaul Activities Editor Malcolm BrAdway Production Manager Jack Golden Circulation Manager The Soonrr Hoist, official piililicatiori ot the Naval Reserve Officers ' Traininj " ; Corps, had its beginnins; at the time of the fouiuling of the unit in 1940. It starteel niociestly in the form of a mimeographed publication and contained little more than a list ot the trainees antl some articles on seamanship and campus activities. Since this small beginning, the Hoist has taken on an en- graved cover, printed material and photographs to emerge as a full fledged semester publication. Three issues a year is the quota in the speeded up naval program. Distribution is mainly among the men in the unit, while the surplus copies are sent to the college authorities, the local sororities, and to other units throughout the country. Print- ing, done by the University Press, is limited to six hundred copies and the magazine is entirely paid for by advertisements. In its present state the magazine is considered tops among the campus publications — just ask the staff. Pete Woodruff left the Covered Jl ' aifon to edit the Fall Issue with Mac Fellows, an experienced journalist from the Detroit Neius, acting as man- aging editor. The Winter Issue found Louis Fleming, a student A. P. correspondent, taking- over the editorship for the next two issues with Fellows still assisting as managing editor. Lieut, (j.g.) Chalkley has been the magazine ' s " wet nurse " for the past two semesters. The features have been enlargeil to cover more things along the line ot humor than tact. In this department the publication has gaineii much ex- perience. Pete Woodruff has been a constant source of excellent feature writing, and the stories of Ernest Painter and Thomas Gunning ha e be- come a must to all reatlers ot the Hoist. -i y S v 1 First rov: (left to right) : Oagi-toerile, llilkcN. Woodrutf. Fleming, I elious. Painter. Si iiin,l rov;: Kaul, Vicklund, (InUlcn, HrailvN a . Hall. Pago 190 First rati.- (left to ri«ht) : KiiiK. Miller, Gunning, Bacr, GroK,in, Knisely, Glad, Klein, Richtcr, Tomlinson, Rowlev, Schaff. ' f U,r Emphasizing the X.R.O.T.C. in sports has been one of the major policies of the magazine and a complete coverage by a large staff has insured that those who have done something of merit will be recognized. The department was edited by Fleming in the Pall Issue, while C. A. Vicklund succeeded to the sports editorship with the Winter Issue. Norman Dagefoerde handled the scribblings re- ferred to as Art and held on to the job for three editions. Curt Guernsey, with his ever present camera, caught on celluloid the events of interest around the campus, and Bruce Miller was the person selected to assemble the material into some- thing that resembled a magazine. Pat Hickey had to sweat out the advertising, the life blood of the Hoist. He took over after a succession of less successlul business managers during the Fall Issue and stayed in charge through the next edition. Jack Golden and Malcolm Bradway took over some of the grief in the positions of circulation and production managers respectively. The men who supplied the smaller less specific yet necessary material deserve mention also. Johnny Williams, Virgil Greene, Kenton King, Bob Knisely, Buddy Baer, a nd Kelly Kaul filled in with feature and activity copy, and Klein, Richter, Tomlinson, Hibbs, Rowley, and Schaff plugged away at ads until the Hoist owned half the taxi- cabs in Norman. The Fleet helped with the con- tribution of typists Weisz, Welch, Mcllrath, and ' agner. Pete Woodruff Louis B. Fleming Page m SDDNER MAGAZINE ..■ ; Edith Walker, Mary lurnbull. Sue Starr Virtur, I ' laiiitf I.arecy, led Beaird. Sooner Magaziiif, oHicial publication of the University of Oklahoma Akiiiini Association, will celebrate its cifrhteenth birthtlay October 1, 1945. Issued twelve months out of the year, the first edition of the majj;a ,ine came oft the press in Oc- tober. 1928. with Joseph A. Brandt, ' 21 A.B., for- mer director of presses at the University of Okla- homa, now director ot the University of Chicago Press, as editor. Later editors were Ernie Ilill. ' 32 B.A.. who was recently assiy;ned as correspontl- ent in South America for the ( ' liiriu o Daily Xcifs foreii n service, representinji more than one hun- dred newspa- pers, ami Ros- coe Cate. ' 26 ii. A., financial assistant to the President ol tiie I ' niversity of )klahoma. ' ' lUlitorial of- lues of SoDiwr Mtit aziiif are in 12 8 Union Buililinji on the campus ami the maya ine is pub- lisheil in the rni ersitv ot Oklahoma Press Ted Ht.MKii. Secrctarv-Maiiaurr printsliop. The first purpose of the Alumni Association is to unite alumni eHort in building a greater L ni- versity of Oklahoma. As the publication ol the Alumni Association, the Sooner Macjazine has three broad jobs to accomplish in helping united alumni achieve this i:nK , to keep alumni informed about the latest happenings on the O. U. campus, to present news about alumni activities and to in- terpret the University ' s contributions and its needs for greater development. Sooner Miit azine contains regular departments which appear in each issue. News about alumni a|i(Kar in departments headed. Calling the Roll, Alumni in the News, Association Progress and Rilling the Sooner Range, a feature column written In Ted Beairil. " 21 B. A., alumni secretary. News about the I ' niversity is published in departments heailed the L ' niversity, Facultv, Oklahoma Hooks, Medical School and Sooner Sports. News i com- bined with interpretation anil analysis from time to time in editorials, stories on progress in the arts ami sciences and features on topics ot current interest. During the last year, as in every year since the war began. Sooner Aluiftizine has journesed to e erv part of the world where University of Okla- homa servicemen and women are serving in the armed forces — from the beaches ol Italy to the out-ot-the-wav posts in Alaska, trom the jungles of the Philippines to the muddy roads in the heart ot iuirope. Po7» 192 1 » 1- . ' _ _ - ■ r. H Hi 1 Ulx AjHa M UNIVERSITY of DKLAHDMA SCHDDL of MEDICINE The first aiul second years of the School of Medicine were established in Norman in 1900. The thin! ami fourth years were established in Oklahoma Citv in 1910 when the meiiical school of I ' lpworth University was taken over by the University of Oklahoma. The first degrees in medicine were conferred in June, 1911. Upon completion of the Medical School BuiKlini ' , the first anil second ears were transferred to Oklahoma Citv in 1928. Buildings consist of the Medical School; the University Hospital, with 180 beds; and the Oklahoma Ilos[)ltal for Crippled Children, with 220 beds; together with the Nurses ' I lome and au iliar ' buildings. An eighty-betl atldition to the L ni ersit ' 1 lospital, for the care of Negro patients, and a three-story addition to the University Hospital, to ser e as nurses ' housing facilities, are under construction at the present time. The hospitals and Out-Patient services are primarily for teaching purposes. How- ever, they treat indigent citizens of the state, either free or at nominal fees. Practical training in obstetrics is given in the obstetrical department of the University Hospital and in the Home of Recieeming Love, which is affiliated with the School of Medicine. Saint Anthony Hospital, which has a capacity of 300 beds, Wesley Hospital, with a capacity of 150 beds, and Central Oklahoma State Hospital, which has 2,675 beds, are also useil as teaching hospitals by the School of Aleilicine. UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL DKLAHDMA HOSPITAL FDR CRIPPLED CHILDREN The objective of the courses in the University of Okhilioiiui School of Medicine is to provide such instruction and training that its graduates will have knowledge of the his- tory and ethics of the profession of medicine and will be thoroughly grounded in general MKilicine, general surgery, obstetrics, and pediatrics. Graduates, after practical experience as interns in an accrediteil hospital, will be qualifietl to practice anywhere. The desire of the scliool is to otter theoretical and practical training which will tit its graduates to be competent general practitioners. The School is a niemher of the Association of American AMedical Colleges, and is approveil by the Council on Medical Education and Hospitals of the American Medical Association. Administration and Faculty THE DEANS Dr. Tom Low ly received his B. S. degree in 1914 and his M. D. dc.urcc in 1916 from the Uni- versity of Oklaiioma. He was appointed Dean of the School of Medicine on November 15, 1942. Dr. Lowry has served on the faculty of the School of Medicine since 1920, and holds the rank of Professor of Chnical Medicine. While a student in the University, Dr. Lowry Mas a member of Kappa Alpha fraternity, Phi Mu Alpha, Phi Beta Pi, Pe-et, the glee club, and re- ceived the first Letzeiser medal ever awarded in the spring of 1914. He is also a member of Phi Beta Kappa. He is past president of the Okla- homa County Mctlical Society anil a member of the Council of the )klahoma State Metlical As- sociation. He is a member of the American Col- lege of Physicians, and certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine. To add to his arieil list of activities, Dr. Lowry 30 years ago was a crack Sooner athlete, ranking as the fastest man on Bennie Owen ' s foot- ball teams of 1911, 1912 and 1913, and was se- lected an all Southwestern end. He was also cap- tain of the track team of 1913. After graduation, he servetl his internship in New York City, joined the Army, and was a captain in the Medical Corps stationed at an evacuation hospital in France dur- ing World War I. Harold A. Shoemaker graduated from Key- stone State Normal School in 1916. After one year of teaching he entered ' alparaiso University and received the Ph. G.. Ph. C, and B. S. degrees in 1920, after an interruption for service with the Army in 1918. He was appointed Instructor in Pharmacy at the University of Oklahoma in 1920 and has been a member of the faculty since that date. He is a nuiiilHr of Phi Delta Psi, Phi Delta Chi (Chemistry and Pharmacy), Sigma Mu Sig- ma, anil . l|iha Kappa Kappa (Medicine) frater- nities. He is also a member of Rho Chi, Sigma Xi, American Society for Pharmacology and Ex- perimental Therapeutics, and other professional imd siientilii ' organizations. He holds the rank of Professor of Pharma- cology, and was appointed Assistant Dean of the School of Medicine in 1939, and served as Acting Drill (il the School of Medicine and Acting Super- intendent of the University Hospitals for one yea r. Aitutoiny Dfptirtinent : Dr. Barnard, Miss Hrowdt-r, Dr. Dc(iaris, Jack (iri ' Kg, Dr. Chase, Dr. Lachmaiin ; Dr. Lachiiiann using the Hiioroscope. lirlnif: Dr. Tluiririfjer, Dr. Richter, and Mrs. Williamson of the Histolofj) Department; what not to do in their lah. PRE-CLINICAL As the doors to the fourth floor anatomy lab loom thrcateninu;ly on that opening ilay, iiian a IrLshinan ' s mind recalls the past three ears. .Mouldy, animated doijhsh swim be- fore his eyes, halt-forgotten physics tonmilac arranire themselves in cross-stitch on his sleexe, and the pretty face of a college coke date lailcs inipleasantly into that ot the chair- man of the ailmissions comnnttee glaring across the table at him. SiKldenK, the tloor opens aiul he is recalled to the crowded room with its unfamiliar hues and mystic metal tables. A slioit but ery impressive professor now faces iiim. (Dr. Lachmann. as the whis- pered rinnor goes. ) Within the next tew min- utes the student, aided by helpful hints from tall, amiable Dr. Chase antl the sharp-witted neuro-anatomist. Dr. Barnard, finds himself at work on his eada er. IJeiore the after- noon is over e er )ne knows Dr. DeGaris aiul has learned that " cutaneous nerfs " are elusive creatures found occasionally in Cunningham and, as Dr. Lachmann puts it, " nefer in the stuilents ' dissections. " A very energetic anil frientlly Dr. Richter soon intro- duces his friend I ' .dgar the Mmbryo, and Dr. ' J " hurin er launches the whole crew into the Paga 200 PRE-CLINICAL perplexing stialy i)t cells, tissues, ;iih1 orj uns. ecks pass and the cadaver is no Ioniser a cailaser. Init a perst)nalit , slightly tlisnieni- bered thou ii lie nuiy be. Dr. l.acliiiiann is no longer Dr. I.acliinann but " Spanky, " and Dr. Thuringer is known only as " Little joe. " The second semester is marked by jo ial Dr. Everett a nd his associates, " l.instein " Diamonil and Dr. Kurt .. A sophomore, meeting a freshman in the hall, is apt to sniH and say, " Oh, I perceive that urine a bio- chem lab this afternoon. " 1 lev, who ' ll do experiments 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, and Id while 1 do the other 24 For this afternoon? Downstairs on the thirti Hoor again, the stuilents become acquainted with Dr. Mason and his physiology associates, Dr. Stanley, Dr. Winters and Lahoma (Woo-Woo) Thomas. It is here that the freshman learns his en ymes ami finds that a k inograph can proiiuce text-book pictures. Now the student progresses to the sopho- more year, bearing with him a unilateral mus- cular hypertrophy gleaneti from carrying Best Ta lor up aiul down the stairs. As a sophomore, the pre-clinical work is continued Dr . Diamoml, Kurtz, Sheppard. ajul K tiftt ot tlu- IJiochi-mistry De- partment; titrating past the end-point on the fourth floor. Beloiv left: Drs. McMiiUeii and Hacklcr, Public Health. Ri jlit: Drs. Winter, Mason, and Stanley, Physiology. Page 201 Fntholoffy Dc pari incut : Front, Dr. Hopps and Miss Circcn. Ucliinil, Ruby Durham, F,uc I ' itts, and Hetty Hurnctt. Below, Dr. Tuile . Below. Drs. Moor, Kelly, Marsh, and W. R. Christensen, Hacteriol- ogy; right, busy with the bugs. YfW PRE-CLINICAL antl a iuimh(.r ot clinical courses arc added as well. Pathology, ' " per se, " is dealt to the stiKJciits with a snap by Dr. Ilopps anil Miss (irLcnc. anil at last the student knows who Dr. Hela llalpert is ami what the green light In the clock in the library means. Dr. " I lot- Dog " Moor, Dr. Marsh and Dr. Kelly ' " larn " the students to recognize streptococci ami staphylococci ami gi " e a dish-washing course on the side. Entomology may also be studied here as a diversion, for those label- li) ing bacteriology cock-roaches are trei]uent visitors. Dr. Mason ' s water-balance coin se ami Dr. 1 lacklcr ' s Public Health course (the first in a series) are labored at sincerely, especially near the time ot finals. Drs. 1 lellbaum. Shoemaker. Smith and (ilass teach the science ol Pharmacology (a coiM ' se in biologic x ariability ) and the student soon knows the why ami the wheretore of terpine hydrate and codeine. , s the ear inox es on Dr. McMullen adds i ' arasltology to an Increasing list ol courses. Legs and nuclei are counted luriously in an attempt to lind out how many species there ■ rt ■i- f i Page 202 PRE-CLINICAL arc in kccs. Immiinoloj y is tlic last ol the prc-clinical stuilics ami is tlu n)iijj;hly enjoyed line to its excellent instructor. Dr. Marsli, ami his jforfjeous ties. The (irst taste ot clinical work lor the sophomore is .Minor Sin nery taui;lit In Drs. C ainphell ami O ' I.eary. The loni tinkers ol i)r. () " I.eary ' s capahle hamls coupleil with his knowlciliic ami teaching ahility are des- tiiuil to Iea e a lastinii ' impression on nian a student. The other clinical courses are Piusical Diagnosis taught by Drs. . Ic eill ami iiayley. Olistetrics by Drs. (iray and Serwer, X-ray anatomy by Dr. i .aclimann, and Pediatrics by Dr. Nicholson. All of these courses are highly ajipreciated by the students, and at last they begin to teel as it tliey were becoming medicallx ot age. Alter a few aspirin tablets mixei.1 well ith Hasic Science and final examinations the down-trodden freshman of two years back is a proud junior — short coat and all — ready for the strange ami interesting build- ings across the street. Pharmacology: Drs. Shoemaktr ami Gla.s.s, Xadinc Thompson, jane Tuliius, Drs. Smith and Hellbaum; experiment in individual varia- tion. Beloiv: Background tor study; Hopps ' brood and Hopps; reproducing te.xtbook pictures. Page 203 Dr. Waiiii Langston, and bi ' Iow, Dr. Hi ' it I ' , ktit . CLINICAL Contusion as you have never sensed the on.l before awaits your entre into the chn- iial years. Take one scjuint at the schedule prciKiiLil lor you, convince yourseU that sanity and vision are still O. K., and make up your mind to be " lost " for two long years, the like of which only the medical profession could protluce. Your first day in Gyn clinic, intellectual and inspiring; in your bright white coat, (prob- ably the last it will be bright or white) you barge in as God ' s answer to the call of the sick ami needy, ready, even eager to learn. You ami the 17 replicas comprising your sec- tion, which for better or worse will be to- getlicr to the bitter end, are herded into a cubicle originally constructed for two people w ithout the examining table. The latter was ino ed in as an afterthought and the remain- ing space tiares you to s(]uee .e in an A-P diameter over C) inches. Then all you see is the broad back of the staft man, the resilient, anil two Interns. The rumor gets around that there is a patient in the huddle and that every- one needs rubber gloves. You hunt up a pair, put them on, and stand by su[ieriorIy. Noth- ing happens. Soon the aggregation streams out the door and into another. It reminds ()U of an agitated amoebic pscudopod, but after all vou ilon ' t want to be ectoplasm left LoK-ir rfjic. left t ' j nyhl: Dr. P. .M. McNeill, Dr. R. II. Ha ley, Dr. H. 1 " . Avey - Page 204 CLINICAL bcliinil so you stream alon — still _nlo I his m)cs on lor Ijj hours each ilay through several weeks, llach day you leave bewil- ilercd but feeling sure that tomorrow you will uiulerstanil. Tomorrow may timl you pitch- ing pennies ami waiting; tor the resident who is up in suryery. He is trying to operate on 5,000 cases in one year so he can hold the world recoril for eugenic control. Dig out that anatomy candle anil trim the wick. Midnight Hames will flicker when our Cowboy Keltz rides in on a clerkship case. Look, question, hunt, reijucstion, search, read, compose and rewrite. Make every- thing just perfect . . . your masterpiece . . . not a misplaceil ink blob. How proud- 1 you sign your name ith a flourisli. THEN you read it to the class. With a cough, a look, and a few soft words. Dr. Keltz thoroughly impresses you with the fact that only pity could have passed you out ot grammar school. Don ' t feel bad when the patient acts as though you had scabies and hebephrenia. Chances are he has repeated the history only ,37 times before you get his name. The variations are a few ad libs he throws in to keep himself entertained and to ward oft stark raxing idiocy. Also be warned that Dr. Keltz frequently takes his teaching to the bedside. It may prove slightly em- Dr. R. Q. Goodwin, and Ix-low , L)i. Walkt-r Morledge. LoiLcr row, left to right: Dr. George X. Barry, Dr. Minard F. Jacobs, Dr. George A. LaMotte. Page 20S Dr. Cyril E. Clymcr, and bc-lin -. Dr. John Cavariaiigh in surgery. CLINICAL barrassing to ha c your patient yell ciclight- ed " Doc tor, where have voii liecn all week? " Strictly For the women, Dr. O ' i.eary is to the hen nietlic what Sinatra is to the bohhy-sockers. Neeil 1 say more? ll you see tall, dark, anil luuulsomc (trite but ne er more descriptive according to the nurses) absent-mindedly walking down the hall with a maze of wire, film, anil funny con- traptions, it is our new genius of electrocar- diography. Dr. Bayley. He comes to us high- ly recommended as " knowing his stuff " and is ' er ' cognizant of when (H1 iloii ' l know yours. " DeCiaris " is superseded by " Cabot and Adams " as tlie " bible " . The prophet . . . we (juote . . . " The class is too big any- how, ' ' ou fellows just aren ' t learning this stuff and we are going to weed you ilown to aiiout 55. " Yes, ()u know him ... P. M. McNeill, M.D., B.S., Phi Beta Pi. Kappa Sigma, 1 .A.C.C.P., F.A.C.P., F.A.C.A., AND a Riiodes Scholar (almost). Really a swell person to know {ifter you graduate. Mean- wliilc ()U better keep quaking. There is no wav out except a bullet and there is plenty of digitalis should you decompensate some Wednesday at 8 a. m. Dr. Langston will Loner rim-. Dr. Charles M. O ' Jxarv, lelt, ami Dr. llarr W ' ilkins, rijilit. Paqa 206 CLINICAL MiciLCil in inakiiiL!, ii Boiic Marrow loii- scioiis. but il you want to remain respected as a senior ne er. ne er be con ineeil tliat iloini; tlie lab work is all lor your own good. I he prerequisites ot success in his classes are: I e there. Be on time, and Stay Awake! I rue you ilon ' t lia e him often but lirotlurrr! I oes he wickl a biy stick I Ou will tiiul in Dr. (iarrison a spr wit to sootlie your Iran- tic brow but ilon ' t relax too much. lie has been known to associate with the specti ' ol llARH WORK. l)i " . Penick can spot a " granny knot " at 20 leet and please I never disij;race lum h takini; to surgery a " cystic oxary " with a |)ositi e Ascheim-Zondek test. " First Cousin " Kelso will teach xou to practice properly or " so help him Cioil he will kill you all at sunrise. " You will cinch an " A " under him if you will remember: 1 ) Never to say " My God, woman, who ileli - ereil you? " and 2) that surgery is never primarily for carcinoma of the cervix. Dr. Lamb will bring you a box of Arm anil I lammer ' s — NOT for making Brown velvet Chocolate cakes. He will shower you with subtle risque jokes. The difference in these and the others peppering your medical education is that Dr. Lamb admits his are cornv before he starts. Dr. L. J. Starr), and below. Dr. F. M. f ingcnfeltcr. Loner roii.-: Dr. John F. Burton, left, and Drs. Anspaugh, V ' animen, and Shaw. Page 207 CLINICAL It is your tLini to recite lor Dr. I ' iskritlgc, the walkinji; ctlitiun ot DeLcc. There you are witli a liaru bony pehis, a limp rai iloU, ami two buckets ol perspiration on your tore- head and not a drop of moisture kit in your tliroat. ' ell, you did study bones last night . . . tile 7— 11— baby shoes variety. Now what tlid lie want? an RFD? a COD? no those are ()ost office terms. A POQ? Can ' t remember what he said but it does seem that the head was supposetl to go first. So you hurriedly shove the baby head through the pehis mumbliiii; a tew words and start to tlasli oH to our seat . . . but not (juickly enough. 1 le is ery tactlul when he says, " Now, felluh, let ' s go through that again. I don ' t belieN e I ' m lamiliar with the mechanism you just demonstrateil. " Oh, well. Humor the guv. Any jerk knows you are damn lucky to tie the coril on an O.B. call now- adays. Too, it is conslclered a good polic ' by all to bring the mercury cyanide tablets back with vou. Most patients ha e an affinity for prettv pink pills, and besiiles the social service nurse is hawking yoiu ' trail to report 5 min- utes alter xou are gone. Dr. Cieorgc H. tJarrisoii ami patiint, ami below, Dr. J. H. i.skndgc II. L ' jjiir roii-: Dr. ( " icialil Rom in, K ' ft. ami Dr. W. W. Wells, right. i Page 208 CLINICAL " ... the stuilcntN will lic jirailcil on the (|uality ol grammar iiscii in the classroom ami on examinations. " Remember the slim- mer you thiimheil the tatalou; through ami toumi that awlul notation? Dr. lUirton is the lullillment ol that threat, lie will also attempt to cure you of answering ciuestions by projecting missiles at that well known hunk ol bee! on hoof. Heing only human ami iiietlieal students { if this combination is possible) it will not be a parlor laugh that shakes the buikling if you. as a class, can c er catch him in an error. You sober clow n to an exophthalmic awe though when nou see hmi replace a broken-ilown tace as casually as you stir your morning coftee (excluiling the brew gulped down at Herb ' s). Dr. Galbreath will ade(]uately analyze all your frustrations but never offer an sugges- tions as to what can be ilone about them. 1 le iloes such excellent ilemonstrations of patients met in neurology and clinical psy- chiatry that the staff has seriously considcretl tliscontinuing the trips to I ' last Side Norman. ou will find countless gratelul alumni it you ever persuaile Dr. Bomlurant to tell that story some other time or get him to print his long promised books on Preachers. Prosti- tutes, and the Practice of Medicine. He teaches prescription writing in " Two Easy Dr. IVIiltoii j. St-rwfr, and below. Dr. J. M. Pai ri;,h. Loner roiv : Dr. J. G. Hiiiklpy, left, and Dr. .Anspaugh. Page 209 Dr. Everett S. Lain, ami In-low, Dr. John 1 " . Hi-atley. CLINICAL Lessons " and lias ilcvelopcci a siirc-rtre inctlioti ot hittinii; cins with a needle . . . except those times when you iniss. Fhe man boasting the most unique ex- periences ever grouped in one practice is Dr. R. Q. Cioodwin who gives quizzes that cover an tliin,o in " Cecil. " His colleague in crime is Dr. LaMotte who teaches typhoid fever and urges the students, " Ask iiuestions, boys, that ' s the way you learn, is by asking ques- tions! " Don ' t be fooleil if the clock says t ent alter ami you ilon ' t ask i|uestions — he will start lecturing again . . . the time limit being half past. His best contributions to your success will be cagey remarks on how to look out after Xo. 1. I lis motto is " Do the best vou can with what you have where you are at the time. " The Romance of Medicine.- ' It is here. Look in anv time that Dr. Harry Wilkins operates, and ()u will see all you e er dreamed about in the way of life antl death drama. Few in the Lnited States ci|ual his skill and very few anywhere approach the courtesv and consideration ol his operating room manner. The Wraith, alias Dr. . vev, is verified as lia ing poundage, though we hesitate to dis- close how little. He will guide u through Medicine clinic (also known as the chronic Lo7ver roll.- Dr. John M. Lamb, k-tt, aiul Dr. P. K. Russo, right. Page 210 CLINICAL ami oinbic line) ami proxc to you that there are till a lew people lelt who know a bit more nietiicinc than you ilo. 1 le has a new Siiie-kiek. Dr. Johnson, who displays a dis- tinct interest in irriilescent blondes. There are more details, but censorship ami friend- ship make it seem a iser plan tor you to ferret these out in person. Two southern accents iirace the faculty. One with a Harvard dilution . . . Dr. Par- rish. and the other a Texas Hack-bay drawl ... Dr. Barry. Dr. Jacobs ami Dr. Hall call the roll with a regularit that is most dis- concerting. They ought to give at least a tif ' ty-litty chance. About the time the patient uivcs two or three spasmotlic hiccups, turns cyanotic, and the heart stops beating, you will give out WMth a woeful wail for Dr. ' allan or Dr. Foster. By the time cither arrives on the scene it will be liitficult tor them to distinguish which Is in the most distress. When you fall, please fall (]uiet] and away from the sterile field. If you do manage to give one anesthetic solo without any complications, rest assured it is probably one of those patients you could carry through a cordotomy on morphine. Spare time (Ha Ha) can be well spent up in X-ray watching Dr. Russo ami Dr. Shryock read films. You will gather from the caustic Dr. T. (i. Vails, ami bdou. Dr. L. M. Wosttall. Loner rrm-: Dr. D. H. O ' Donoghue, left, and Dr. " . K. West, right. Page 2}} Dr. T. O. Coston, and below, Dr. W. E. Eastland. CLINICAL CDinmcnts tliiit bounce to ;xnil Iro tliat the only ;i to niakc a liit with thcni as an intern is to write ieyibly a k ' well-chosen words of the clinical history. Is that too much to ask .■ Lecture alter lecture you have heard on nephritis, antl each one more coniplicatinij; ' the stru yie in your hrain to straighten out which is ncpliritis. which is nephrosis, ami just win anxhoiiy cares, tor they usually die an wa . ll you want a ery excellent set of notes to guide ()u through the tlirticult , just wake up long enough to hear what Dr. Daniels lias to sa . But lor heawn ' s sake don ' t e er wake up in another lecture again, for the ery next guy who talks will liispute, refute, ami thoroughK conluse you once again. Innumerahle lime-light tigures ha e been left out. Space does not e en permit that wc shouKl pass on hot tips about which classes ou can cut, which professors to t]uote erbatim, which professors never to quote . . . l)Ut one hist warning, don ' t sleep through surgerv just because even t)ur ardor is dampened b the gallerv view ol the pro- cedure . . . BI.()()i:)V SPONCiKS. The wartl walks ami surger talks by Dr. Ca a- naugli. Dr. 1 .ingenfelter. Dr. Clymer. and Dr. Stanbro are top-class meilicine. Loner rrm ' : Dr. Hi ' la Halpcit, Icfr, and Dr. W ' allaic am! .Miss Hush, right. Page 212 TECHNICIANS FIRST CLASS Top right: Miz Hawslcy, QuiTii i)t Ol ' D, posed with hiT Hai ' lcKround of Comedy. li ' itlom rii lit: Removing tonsils the hard way . . . or, gvt the toiifjiie depressor, nurse, u e can ' t keep the cheeks apart. lifloti : Flash! . . . Lonesome I ' olecat, seconded by students Smith and Tatlow, beats Fearless Fosdick to the draw. ( Hi on- (ft: Seniors aualt their turn Rit ht : Technicians at work. technicians at pla . Page 213 Behind the Throne ,( ; Hi-vi-rly Howard and ' clnia Noriiiaii. with- out whom this book would never ha e been, add a touch of beauty. Bi ' lotv: Mr.s. Rankin — known by the sign a.n.r. — previews a quiz. She knows all ar)d tells nothing. Bottom riffht: Mrs. Kendall in background and Mrs. Rogers in foreground keep the records straight. Student Council: Standing, left to right: Di. Harnard, sponsor, Cochrane, Percefull, Lowry, (laiiies. Seated are Henley, Hinshaw, Loucks, Casper, Becker, and (jatchell. Pago 214 CLASSES stniofis Edward Cad . VV. Broadw J. r. Brooks Sle Browdkr Ai-LPiiis Arresdem., Jr. Broadrick Marlow, Wooilward, Ai.i.cooi) Poiica Citv, Chickas ha. Oklahoma Oklahoma AltuN Okla. Okl ihoma Oklahoma Universitv ( f Oklahoma University of •t H II Univers itv of Oklahoma State Collene Oklahoma Oklahoma ■I ' X for Women X ■l H II Navy A K 1 Harris Memo- Method sl Boston Citv rial Methodist Dallas, Texas Hospital Artiilr M. n. ' ei.i.o Irwin H. Leonard II L RiCHAKD II. Brown, Jr. Brow.v Brow N Brown BUR(,I0RI MuskoEee, Okl a. Cit. , MuskoEee, .Muskogee, Custer, Okla. Oklahoma Okl ahoma Oklahoma Oklahoma Uni -ersit of Norlheaslcrii University of Northea stern Northeasteri Oklahoma State CiilleKe Okl ahoma State State ' I ' H 11 «I X ■l H 11 None ■I ' X University HillcreM U. S. Marine St. Jose pl Hospital, Tulsa. Okla. Hos pital. Hospita . Oklahoma Cit Mariiia Jeve Ron ERT E. Staxlei • CjRAy Marvin A . EN JAMES Bl RKE Casev Childers Childress William Oklahoma Citv Okl ahoma City Tipton, Okla. Allen, Okla Cl.OI ' ION Oklahoma Okl ihoma Uni ' ersitv of L " niversit ' of Oklahoma Citv University of Universit ' of Oklahoma Oklahoma Oklahoma Oklahoma Okl ahoma hX None Uni ' ersit ot AKI ■I ' X Ciooil S imari- Uiiiversiu Oklahoma Crawford W. Cook Con 11 H tan Hos pital. Hospital, ■I ' X Lonn Memo- Hos pital. Portlaiu 1, Ore. Oklahoma C itv KiiiEs Counl CllARI.ES S. W ' A .TER T. Koiu-Ri P. Walter H. John W. ClNMNCIIA.VI Dardis Dennis Dersch, Jr. DeX ' ore llenr ' etta, Okl ihoma C ' in Oklahoma Citv Oklahoma C ity Favette, Mo. Oklahoma Okl ih{inia Oklahoma Oklahoma Southern Uiiiversit nf Universit of Oklahoma City Oklahoma ( il Meth. Univ. Oklahoma Okl ihorna Universitv Universitv ' I ' H II ' 1- 1 ' . 1 1 ■l X ■l H II ■1 H 11 Baltimore Cit Navy Good Samari- VVeslev Hosp., Methodist Hospitals tan Hospital, Oklahoma Cit II ispital, Cecil IIomkr Lores A. Martin Dale A RTHIR Flr.mAn Dll.l.lSGIIAM, JR DlMOV I- DWARDS E .I.IOT Frederick, Okla. Miami, Florida Oklahoma Citv, F ii l, Oklahoma I ' liiversitv of Phillips U liv.. Oklahoma Phillips Univ. Oklahoma KSTC-, Northe; terii State ■1 ' H 11 ■{■X PittsburE, Kansas ' I ' X N av ' Navy •1 ' H 11 Jackson M emnrial av Miami. Florida Richard A. James B. I.. 1 iCK UtKDI N r.SKRIDCE, HI Freede (; ARI.IN Duncan, Okla. Oklahoma Citv, Oklahoma Cil , B irtlesville. Westminster Oklahoma Oklahoma Oklahoma Collene l ' ni ' ersitv of Iniver sit ot U niversitv of •I ' HII ( klahoma Oklahoma Oklahoma Ohio State Unix ' !• li II ■I ' X av V Columlnis, Ohio Medical ( enter. Hiirlev llospilal. Jersev Citv, N. J. Flint, Michigan DOROIMV Ben F. Ookrp.i.i. Jack L Orvii.i.e L. r.i.l Anp.Til (JOKK Tulsa, Ok a. (Jregstox (; Riosnv Blanchard, Okl: . I ' niversin of Marlow, Okla. s iro, Oklahoma (niversilN of t )klahoma University of u niversitv of Oklahoma ' I ' X Oklahoma Oklahoma A K 1 St. Joseph S ' I ' X •1 ' X Hospital, Navv St . John ' s Hosp.. Omaha, N el.r. T nisa. Oklahom.i . ' r| III K 1 ' .. IlAI.E RllllAKO I Marmn B. 1 V.V1E.S F. Ill- VRIN Alva, Oklahoma Harris Haves . rkadelphia. Norllnveslern Oklahoma Cin, ' inita, Oklahiiina . rkansas State and I ' niv Oklahoma Univei sit of I. misiana Slate of Oklahoma Okl.ilioma Citv Oklahcima U niversili I X 1 ' niversitv ' ! It II ■l X Ohio Slal riii l lt II Unl ei sil Hosp., The Queen ' s Hospital, W ' eslex II tsnital, Oklahoma Citv II ospital, Colnmlms, Ohii Oklahiiina (■il II 1! onolulu, awaii n r ■Ql Q Kjcii KI (k V llnn(: K)i Coiuhii, Okln. riiivrr it ot I Iklalioriia •I ' X I ' tnaiiuel lliiv|)ii:il, I ' orllniut. Ori-. Okk M. li vvR . Ik. Iklalioriia (°it , I Iklaliiiina Oklaliiiina ( ' il riii , aiul Okla. I ' niv. •I ' It II Si. .Xiilhonv W ' M IfK Mason Mookk Mu ' -koiicc. Oklalioiiia Okla. BapliM ' ni iT it ' I ' I ' . II MivMiiirl Haptisl llovp., S.MIIN ( " KAWhORn Pkkckh 1.1. .Mva, Okla. Northwrstrrii Statf ( " ollfue ' !• X Mfrr Hosp., OcMver, Colo. RiOIAKII l . lllHIVFK Oklalioiiia ( ' it , Oklalioiiia ( ' iiivfrvit ot Oklalioiiia •I ' X I ' liivcrsilv of Iar land ClIAKLI-.s RdllERT VIA I IIFVVS Oklahoma Cilt, Oklahoma riiixrrsili of Oklahoma •l lt II St. Marv ' s F.. (JRAM Ml Krii Slillivalcr, Oklahoma Okla. A. S. Collt-llf ' l H II Navv M. William S. Plcslev Oklahoma Titv, Oklahoma l ' ni ' frsit Oklahoma ' hX .Aiimistana IIo! pital, of I ' M. I. Km Ri ;raiiilr, Okla. t ' liivcrvitN ot Oklahoma •I ' l II Wolcv llosp., Oklahoma (°i(v llALTOS BLLe McInsis Oklahoiiui Cilv, Oklahoma Northraslcrii Stale Collrm- ■l H II Navv Pall |. Oiiis Okarihe, Oklahoma St. Kll varl I ' nivcrNitv, .•Vustiii. Tfxa ' I ' K II St. . ntlion Hospital, CiEORCE Metr.w Raiiiiai. Wetiimka, Oklahoma fniversitv of Oklahoma None ' |LI.IA.M Pesv I.eKRI.AME, Jr. Checolah, Oklahoma l nivfrsil of Oklahoma •t ' X Oklahoma ( " itv Vernos ( ' ovRAl Merrifiei i Norman. Okla. l iiivcr it of Oklahoma ' t ' H II St. Aiithonv Hospital, Dave B. LllF.VINK Tuls.i. Okla. I ' liivrrsilv of Oklahoma ' l n II Navv Rav p. N. .Miller Mollis, Okla. I ' nivirrsitv of Oklahoma •I ' X IiKliaiiapoli i Cilv Hospital William llinii Paschal William Oklahoma Cilv, PAvmx Oklahoma I ' nivcrsilv of Oklahoma None Ciiiv. Hosp.. Oklahoma Cilv, CREifiiirns Rrid Lawton, Okla. I ' liiversitv of Oklahoma " I ' X lohn SeaK Hospital, (lalvestoii, Tex. Shawnee, Oklahoma I ' niversitv of Oklahoma + X I ' niv. Hosp., Jean E. RORIE Oklahoma City Oklahoma Cniversitv of Oklahoma •I ' X Ct.ivmv M. SiiAU, Ik. niirant, Okla. riiiversitv of Oklahoma •I ' X Colorado (General Hovpital, neincr. Colo. N ' ewtov C. Smith Tulsa, Oklahoma I ' niversitv of Oklahoma ■I ' X Navv Gi.EW ' er o SL VDQIIST Mitchell, S. Dak. Cniversitv of South Dakota •I ' X Milwaukee Couiitv Hospital Milwaukee. Wis. Howard C. rozER Muskogee, Okla. I ' niversit - of Oklahoma ■I ' X I ' niv. Hospitals, Oklahoma Citv Charles C;. ScllELLENBERCEK Oklahoma Citv, Oklahoma Oklahoma Baptist T ' niversitv ■bBII T ' niversit ' Hosp.. Oklahoma Citv. Walter F. Speakmav Driimrii;ht, Okla. Oklahoma -A. M. •hBn I ' niversitv Hosp., Oklahoma Citv BVROV W. I ' ATl.nw, Jr. Oklahoma Cit , Oklahoma Oklahoma Citv I ' niversitv ' hB n Hiirlev Hosoital, Flint. Miohigan M. S. I ' XOERMAV Tulsa, Oklahoma I ' niversitv of Oklahoma None Hillcrest Memorial Hosp., Tulsa, Oklahoma HvRov F. Smith Tulsa, Oklahoma I ' iii ' ersit of Oklahoma ■ X I ' niversitv Hosp., Oklahoma Citv, Oklahoma Gerald M. Steelmav Oklahoma Citv. Oklahoma Oklahoma A. S. M. ■I ' B n I ' niversitv Hosp., Oklahoma Citv, Oklahoma ' vmes Harold TiSDAL Flk Citv, Okla. I ' niversitv of Oklahoma ■I ' B 11 I ' niv. Hospital. Oklahoma Cit . Oklahoma Ra Waieriilrv .Vpache. Okla. I ' niversitv of Oklahoma •t ' X I ' niv. Hospitals, Oklahoma Citv, Oklahoma IIfsrv Clinton Smith I.awton, Okla. Cameron and I ' niversitv of Oklahoma •hX St. Marv ' s Hosp., Detroit, Mich. William H. Stover Svracuse. N. V. I ' niversitv of Toronto St. Joseph ' s, Milwaukee, Wi . Clyde Tomi.iv Kingfisher, Okla. I ' nix ' ersitv of Oklahoma None I ' niversitv of ' isconsin James R. WiNTERINOER Stillwater, Okla. Oklahoma . . S. M. Navv m m Alden L. Ruth Vivian Frank II. Fred W. Becker Ancerer Anxadown Austin Chick,isha, Okla. Stillwater, Okla Sulphur, Okla. ' erm llion, S. D. Universitv of Oklahoma A. M. A EI I ' niversitv of Oklahoma I ' nivcrsity of South Dakota I ' X Oklahoma + X I ' X Lester Francis Glenn John X. James T. Bocgs Kei.ter Berkenbile Blender Chcvenne, Okla. Byron, Okla. Stillwater, Okla. Okeene, Okla. Universitv of Northwestern Oklahoma A. M. Philli ps Univ., OklnhoTiia State Col lege I X Enid ; l B 1 1 X I ' niversitv of Michi gan ■I ' X Carl W. Robert (Jrav John Don Theodore Bowie BisnooM Dermond n.XRcv Carl ION Pauls Valley, Oklahoma City, MORT mer Minneapolis, Oklahoma Oklahoma Fitzgerald Minnesota East Central o. r. Perci •AL Universitv of State Collece Bn Capehart, Jr. Oklahoma ' !■ B II Bixln North , Oklahoma eastern. •I ' V. Tl TahleqiL ' th ■1 ' X P. D. Casper Norman H. Pall B. Eugene S. Garber, Okla. Chandler Chapman Cohen A. M. Oklahoma Citv. Oklahoma Citv, Tulsa, Oklahoma •J-BH Oklahoma Oklah r)ma Universitv of 0. U. I ' ni ' ersit of Oklahoma Bn Oklahoma •1 ' B II Jekner (;. Coil William PirFi.i ' s Giv C. Davis p. Demas Oklahoma Citv, CURTISS Chcvenne, Okla. Ponca ( " in. Oklahoma Muskogee, Okla. Oklahoma Oklahoma Oklahoma Northeastern I ' niversitv Oklahoma Uniw I ' niversitv State Colli ge. •1 ' B II and Oklahoma X TahU ' (|uah ■I ' X Baptist Univ. ■I ' X Lawrence A. Robert F.i.don TllEODORE 1 " . William Jack Desnev Dillman Dillman Jackson Dowsing .Tenk5. Okla. Ponra Citv, Ponca Citv, Dowi.iNo Norman, Okla. Northeastern Oklahoma Oklahoma Oklahoma ( itv, Universitv of State ( " oIlcBe t niversitv of I ' ni ' ersit of Oklahoma Oklahoma X Oklahoma Oklahoma I ' niversitv of " 1 ' B II •I ' Bn •I ' B 11 Oklahoma ■l X Tames A. Cl.OVCK I.. Pm L F. RWIN John D. Pail Green binoKR Duncan Chandler, Gl.ISMANN Durani, Okla. Oklahoma Citv, Cherr)kee, Oklahoma Oklahoma C it , Soiithe. ' istern Oklahoma Oklahoma O. c. I- , and ( kl:i1)(iina Slate Ciillege University of Northwestern o. r. Universitv of and I ' niversitv Oklahoma State College ■I ' X Oklahoma of Oklahoma X X •I ' X -I ' X Charles J. Ravmono Frank Malcolm Mark Rovai. Riciiard IIlNSHAW Mlaoki . Jr. IIORNE Johnson II AWES Norman, Siillwaler, I.nid, Okla. Tulsa, Okla. Norman, Oklahoma Oklahoma Phillips I ' ll V. Universitv of Oklahoma I ' niversitv of Oklahoma and Central Oklahoma I ' niversitv of Oklahoma A. M State Teach ers -I ' H II Oklahoma •l B II ■I ' H II College X •l-X s ' ,fv rsi la - o o - f% C r.« 1 5 .: Kip (;. Marion K. Robert T. Richard B. Oklalmma Cit} ' , LEDBtrrER LeNeve Lincoln Oklahoma Ponca City Hooker. Okla. Oklahoma Citv, Cnitral State, Oklahoma I ' niversitv of f)klahoma I ' .ilmiiiul NOIC, and Oklahoma .Northeastern ■l X o. r. x X State College + X Lnvn I.. Dave Lowrv R. W. Lykin Robert Edwin Love, Jr. Oklahoma City, Commerce, Okla. McCl ' rdy Hiiraiit, Oklahoma Oklahoma I ' niversitv of Purcell, Okla. Soiithfastcrn I ' niversitv of Oklahoma I ' niversitv of Staff rnllfKc Oklahoma and i-Bn Oklahoma aiul O. V. Oklahoma Citv ♦ X • ' X I ' niversity Bn Jack C. Mii.rham Ei.norA G. Ross H. Miller Malcolm Cnaliiate. Okla. Miller .Ada, Oklahoma MOI.I.ISON Northeastern Tulsa, Okl ahoma East Central Faribault, Minn. Stale ColleRe, I ' niversitv of State College o. c. r. Tahlei|ijah, Okl la. Oklahoma ♦ X ♦ an Oklahoma A. M., AEI Stillwater, Okla •l H 11 Carl C. Morgan IloiSTON F Harold G. James V. Alva, Oklahoma MOL.NT Mlcii.viore Parker Northwestern Ada, Okla. Ponca Citv, Elk Citv. Okla. and 0. r. East Central Oklahoma Northeastern X State Teachers Rice Institute State College College •I ' X X ♦ X JOHV M. Robert G. James B. Richard D. Perrv, Jr. Pitts, Jr. Price Oklahoma City, Tulsa, Oklahoma Oklahoma City, El Reno, Okla. Oklahoma I ' niversity of Oklahoma I ' niversitv of Oklahoma City Tulsa and I ' niversity of Oklahoma I ' niversity Northeastern Oklahoma I X •i Bn State Colleee X Bn William E. Rov Ralb EARNEST V. A. Jay Sands Price, Jr. Chandler, Revnolds, Jr. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Citv, Oklahoma Tulsa, Oklahoma Oklahoma Oklahoma Rice Institute I ' niversitv of Oklahoma City Tniversitv of X Oklahoma I ' niversitv Oklahoma X •iJBn + X Mabelle Lexis Leon Pat Shanks Harry F. Ray E. Blanche SCH IIRTER Drumright, Okl: Singleton Spence SCIILICHT But lington. l niversitv of Norman, Okla. Pauls Valley, Oklahoma Citv, Okl ahoma Oklahoma I ' niversitv of Oklahoma Oklahoma I ' niversitv of X Oklahoma East Central I ' niversity of Okl ahoma «I«X State College Oklahoma X X AKI Joe p. Carl B. Orange M. Brock R. PAIL Strong Till RINGER Welborv Westbrook Williamson Healdton, Oklahoma Citv Ada, Oklahoma Broken Bow Oklahoma Citv Oklahoma Oklahoma East Central Oklahoma Oklahoma l ' ni ' ersitv of St. John ' s l ' ni ' . State ColleEC O. B. V. I ' niversitv of Oklahoma of Jinn. and X X Oklahoma and I ' X Oklahoma I ' niv. Okla. City X I ' niversity None Robert E. Ransov, Hitchcock. Oklahom la ; I ' niversity of Oklahoma, + X. (not pictiin ed) Hi DU Jons D. Austin Altu , Oklahoma North Texas State Teachers " ColleEe None BlI.L BOSD Moore, Oklahoma Oklahoma I ' niversity Merwix T. Buxton Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Okla. I ' nivcrsitv Stanford I ' liiv. •I ' I! n Farris W. Cocci xs Pnteau, Okla. Northeastern State ColleRe X E. Deihotai, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Oklahoma t ' niv. •I ' H II Raymond J. OOLCHERTV ' llininn, Okla. Southwestern Institute of Teclinolojjy loiiN V. pREnKRICKSOS- Oklahoma Cilv, Oklahoma Oklahoma I ' niv. " ! T! II loii.N F. Caines Hobart, Okla. Oklahoma Fniversitv ■I ' X OdlOfifS Byron L. Bailey ' inita, Oklahoma Northeastern Okla. A. 4: . 1. College I ' niversitv of Oklahoma I B11 Mlrlin K. Brai.y Buffalo, Okla. Oklahoma A. i M. I ' niversity Tulane Univ. X Robert S. Cai.kins Wewoka, Okla. Okla. Tniversitv Bii.i. O. COI.EMAN Oklahoma Citv, Oklahoma Northwestern State Collede ' I ' X James K. DeVore Favette, Missouri Central Collcee, Fayette, Missouri Robert I. Oiran McAlester, Okla. Norllieastern State CoUrKe ■I ' X Danipi. TRIEnviAN New ' ork Citv Oklahoma I ' niversitv James I,. CJreen MuskoKer, Okla. Oklahoma I ' niversitv ■I ' I! II James M. Bavi.ess . ' Kda, Oklahoma Tulsa I ' niversitv •I ' X Donald L. Brawn ER Hooker, Okla. Oklahoma I ' niv. -!• B II Donald Clements Mennessev, Okla. Oklahoma I ' niversitv i Bn Jesse D. Cone Cordell, Okla. Abilene Christian College •M?TI Fred Dinkier Fort Cobb, Oklahoma Universitv of Oklahoma ' hX .ANtEL F.AKI ' Oklahoma Citv, ( )klahoma I ' niversitv of Oklahoma ' I- li II F.DWAKI) M. FUCAIE Bartlesville, Okla. Westminster ( lK•He ■I ' X Carolyn Hays Sulphur, Okla. I ' niversitv of Oklahoma A K I Martin Bergek Seattle, WashioKton I ' ni ' ersit of WashiiiKton Eran O.mer BUROERT Wichita, Kansas Oklahoma I ' niv. •!• li II Charles R. Cochrane Tulsa, Oklahoma Northeastern State Teachers ' College Emory University Atlanta, Georgia X Robert E. Dean Tulsa, Oklahoma Oklahoma Univ. ■I ' X Roy W. DONAGHE McAlester, Okla. Oklahoma Univ. Oklahoma Citv Universitv •[ H II RiMV P oN I ' OSI ER Oklahoma Citv, Oklahoma Oklahoma Univ. Stanford Univ. •I ' X Tom S. Camord Oklaliom.i Citv, Oklahoma Okla. A. - M. I ' nix fisit Oklahoma Univ. Oklahoma Cilv Universitv William J. IIfmi ' HIli. I ' awhuska, Okla. ( tklahoiiia Universitv ■l II II ' f O. Cy 9 fli f9l O ff P O CS P " 01 (Si ClESS- llol ' KIN ' S I ' lirllniul, Orceoii I ' liivcrsitv i f ( )kl:ih( ina ' l X I ' liliilP KoiRi (irnnilc, Okln. Oklnhoina riiiver ilv •I ' n n Rn At r MtCov llariltslv, Okla. Paiiliaiullc A. i M. ColleKe ■I ' X WlI.I.IAM A. ()klahi)ma Citv, Oklahoma Oklalidiiia I " inv. 1 R II Peter E. Penico Stilluatcr, Okla. Oklahoma A. M. College X HovD M. Saviers Poteau, Okla. Southeastern Missouri Teachers ' College Oklahoma t ' uiv. I ' P n William ( . llisnAsn Mollis, Oklahiiina riiiversitv of Oklahoma Stanford I ' niv. P l L C. I.AIRO Perrv, Oklahoma N ' ortherii Okla. lunior College ' ! n ri Ro cK Means . rclmore, Okla. Oklahoma Kaotist Cniv. James W. Ml RPIIREE McAlester, Okla. Northeastern Slate College Kinorv Iniversity Oklahoma I ' niv. X RoRERT F. Redmond Tulsa, Oklahoma Cniversilv of Tulsa Joseph M. Sharpe Checotah, Okla. Oklahoma T ' ni ersitv hX I ' rank .VI. James Louisville, Kv. Illinois Institute of Technologv ♦ X James Loicks Oklahoma Citv Oklahoma I ' niversitv of Oklahoma ♦ X [ess K. Miller Ilollis, Okla. Oklahoma Univ. Stanford Cniv. X Pail M. Obert .• paihe, Okla. Oklahoma I ' niv. Stanfor l I ' niv. ■I ' X Darwin L. RlCMARDSOV Oklahotna Citv, Oklahoma Cniversit ' of Oklahoma + X ToilV A. SlEBS Bellflower, Calif. N ' ortheastern State College Stanford I ' niv. X John D. Kennehv Harllesville, Oklahoma I ' niversiiv i Kansas Cniversllv f Oklahoma RonKRT I.. I.ov Oklahoma Cit , Oklahoma Oklahoma I ' niv. ' !• B II RoiiEKT J. Miller Oklahoma Cit " , Oklahoma I ' niversitv of Oklahoma Stanford I ' niv. Bn Tames L. Patterson Duncan, Okla. Ilohart College, Geneva, N. V. Oklahoma I ' niv. Gradv Ryan II Norman, Okla. Oklahoma I ' niv. Stanford I ' niv. + X Bill J. Simon .Alva. Oklahoma Northwestern State College + X Gene W. Slaole Frederick, Oklahoma Northeastern State Emorv I ' niv. X Gladys C. Smith Norman, Okla. l ' niversit ' of .• rkansas Oklahoma I ' niversitv AET Wm. Howard " Clarence P. Loyd R. William A. DoinLAs E. Waters Wilson Cushing, Okla. Clinton. Oklr . Oklahoma I ' niversitv of A. S: M. College Oklahoma I ' ni ' ersit ' of ' ' Ol ' lahoma West Virn-inia T ' ni ' ersit " Smith Woodward, Oklahoma Northwestern State Teacher ' " X Banff O. Yorxc Oklahoma Citv. Oklahoma Washincion I ' niversitv I ' niv. of Nehr. Columliia I ' nix-. Oklahoma Cil I ' niversitv B Taixor Vax Deventer Oklahoma Citv, Tipton, Okla. Oklahoma Oklahoma Oklahoma Citv I ' niversitv I ' niversitv + B IT l Bn Charles J. YofNC Norman. Okla. I ' niversitv of Oklahoma St,- nford I ' niv. •I ' Bn Edcar ' . VOINO Oklahoma Citv, Oklahoma Okla. I ' niv. 1 X 1945 Earle C. Marcus S. Colon U. Robert V. Eugene C. Albright Barker BiCKFORD BOLENE Bond Stillwater, Henryetta, Oklahoma City, Enid, Okla. Norman, Okla. Oklahoma Oklahoma Oklahoma Northwestern T ' niversitv of Okla. A. k M. Oklahoma Oklahoma Universitv Oklahoma Col lege University Universitv t X Bn ♦ En Bn X James S. Samuel A. VlLLL M H. Gle.n.v S. Joe Collins BOVLE Capehart COE Collins Vinita, Okla. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Cit , Tulsa, Okla Northeastern Oklahoma Oklahoma Oklahoma Tulsa State Teachers Univ. of Okla. N. E. Oklahoma Oklahoma Citv T ' niversitv College Louisiana State Col lege Universitv I Bn X Polvtechnic X Stanford l niv. Institute + B II Bn William S. John- F. WlXIE P. Dale W. Robert K. Croom DeJarnette Dickinson Drake Endres Enid. Okla. Ponca City, Ardmore, Glenpool, Tulsa, Okla. Phillips Tniv. Oklahoma Oklahoma Oklahoma Wisconsin X University of Okla. Univ. Northeastern Universitv Oklahoma Bn State College Cornell Univ. B1I X X Lerov L. C. F. Foster Kenneth B. Ronald J. Frank G. Encles Oklahoma City, Garriott Garst G.vtchell Durant, Okla. Oklahoma Eagle City, Muskogee, Guthrie, Okla. Southeastern Oklahoma City Oklahoma Oklahoma T ' niversitv of State College Universitv S. W. Institute Okla. T ' niv. Oklahoma Louisiana Stanford I ' niv. of Technologv I X Stanftud Uni ' . Polvtechnic 1 X Texas A. M. B1[ Institute College ♦ X + X Robert W. Jed E. Milton R. H. Eurene Caldeen GiBSOV GOLDBERr: Gray Groves GUNTER Ponca Citv, Tulsa. Okla. Morris, Okla. Carnev, Okl.T i. Nowata, Okla. Oklaluwna Johns Hopkins Northeastern Oklahoma T ' niversitv of Oklahoma City University State College T ' niversitv Arkansas T ' niversitv Harvard Univ. Texas A. M. h B n •I ' Bn + Rn i-Rn College ' h B IT VVn.MAM T. HOLLIS E. Robert V. Billy G. Robert E. GVLES Hampton Head Hknley Herndov Hailcvville, Durant, Okla. Oklahoma Citv, Mountain Seminole, Oklahoma Southeastern Oklahoma View, Okla. Oklahoma Okla. I ' niv. State ColleRc Yale Univ. Tulane l ' ni Texas T ' niv. •hi! II l niversity of Oklahoma •I-X I X X ♦ X James C. Thomas D. Wii-liam E. John B. Hor)OE IIowaru Iaconetti Jacob Oklahoma City, Norman, Okla. Berkelcv, Cal. Stillwater, Oklahoma Okla. I ' niv. University of Oklahoma rniversilv of WashiiiKton 1 California Okla. I ' niv. Oklahoma University •hBII •I-X •I ' ini Karl E. Keith II. G. Wm [. Paul Tones Kelly Lock WOOD LOVELL Tulsa, Okla. Oklahoma City, Tulsa, Okla. I ' niv. of Tulsa Oklahoma Universitv of Univ. of Texas Oklahoma City Chicago + X University Okla. A. k M. College 4 fk miM.jBm fiF I K 1 k. ClIARLM v.. WlLLL ,M E. Robert A. George R. M K(.I) Martin McCann McLalchlin MURPHEY Oklahoma Citv, , Stillwatrr, Salina, Kansas Oklahoma Citv, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Oklah.iina St. Keiirdict ' s Oklahoma Oklahoma Okla. I iiiv. Okl.i, . . M. College Oklahoma Citv Okla. Univ. l ' 11 II Collenc S. E. .Missouri Universitv •I H II •I ' X State Teachers College •Mt II •I ' X Charles II. Sam E. Hugh B. James F. Robert A. Neely Nicholas Nickel NORTIIRL ' P San Francisco, MuskoRce, Muskogee, Clinton, Okla. Tulsa. Okla. California Oklahoma Oklahoma Oklahoma University of Stanford Cniv. Oklahoma Oklahoma Cit Universitv Oklahoma •I ' X I ' niversitv ■I ' X I ' niversitv • B II •l B II Kewetii (!. FORRESI W. James i . Vale E. Presse Pall {h:r. Olson OShea Parkhlrsi Oklahoma City, Tonkawa, Sioux Falls, Salina, Kansas Oklahoma Citv , Oklahoma Oklahoma South Pakota S. E. .Missouri Oklahoma Oklahoma City Oklahoma Gustavus State Teachers Northeastern University Cniversitv Adolphus College State Teachers ■I ' R n ■l X College •I ' X ' n 11 College •tx Ralph K. Kenneth I.. GWENDOI.YNE Kenneth Harvey O. Pavxe Peacher Peck RAIZEN Randel Kdmonil, Okla. El Reno, Okla. Stroud, Okla. Duncan, Okla. Oklahoma City, Central State West irninia Okla. A. k M. Oklahoma Oklahoma Colleuc I ' niversitv College Universitv Oklahoma City Kdmond •M!n Oklahoma Cit Universitv AEI Universitv Okla. Univ. •I ' X Walter P. Hni.v Joe Clarence Albert F. Dayton M. Reeves Reynolds ROBISON Rocco Rose Oklahoma Citv Oklahoma Citv, , Shawnee, Okla. Providence, Midwest City, Oklahoma Oklahoma Okla. Univ. Rhode Island Oklahoma L ' ni " ersit ' of Oklahoma Citv Stanford Univ. Rhode Island Okla. A. i M. Oklahoma Universitv •I ' X College of College B Pharmacv Washington Universitv Bn University of Chicago •hBIl Bob J. IlElEN 11. Edmlnd L. Claire GRAnoN A. Kl TLEDCE ScilMIDl Sherwood Sledge Smith Oklahoma Cit Oklahoma Citv , Los . ngeles. Ada. Okla. Tulsa, Okla. Oklahoma Oklahonia California Oklahoma University of ■!• B II Oklahoma Citv Universitv ' of I ' niversitv Oklahoma I ' niversitv Southern California •I ' X AKI •PK II lOE L. David E. Denton B. Lowell F. Spans Swaxda TH0.MAS Thornton Tulsa. Okla. Carnegie, Chelsea, Okla. Shawnee, Okla. Oklahoma Oklahoma Northeas tern l ' ni " ersit ' of Iniversitv Oklahoma Cniv. State Teachers Chicago Washington I niv. College • BII Oklahoma A. k M. College l ' B n Dean- F. Kelly Mc CJl ' IITn Iorance M. J esse L. Varbro Werner West Wihte Oklahoma City, Kansas Citv, ! Io. Oklahoma Citv, Grandfield, Okla. Oklahoma M ' estminster Oklahoma Universitv of I ulsa I niversilv Collece I ' niversitv of Oklahoma ! ' X bX Texas • B ■h Rn Around and About Lijt: Student ' s eye view .iftcr three hours of lec- ture ... or Hopps ' Happy Slumber Hour . . . or a cigarette a minute with menthol in it . . . or it ' s a foul atmosphere but have you heard the jokes? . . momm ' to the bovs Page 224 MILITARY and FRATS Front roil ' , lift lo right: Capt. Richardson, I.t. Zahncr, M Sut. Miller Hark roiv: Set. Fisk, C ' pl. Cottier. Pfc. Philpon, and S Sst. Davis The ARMY With its ()bjccti " c to proxiiic trained officers tor the Medical Corps, an Army Specialized Training Program unit was activated at the Medical School in May of 1943. One of the first units of its kinti in the country, the 3865 SCU ASTU has graduated two classes of seniors and will graduate another class this June. Members of the first class, who graduated in December of 1943, now arc on active duty in various parts of the United States and overseas. Army trainees, upon successful completion of their course at the Medical School, are discharged from their enlisted status to accept commissions as first lieutenants in the Medical Corps, on the date of graduation. They then are placed on an in- active duty status while serving internships, for approximately nine months, after which a major- ity of them are called to active duty. Military administration and training are under the supervision of the Ileadijuarters and Head- quarters Company personnel, which at present is coniposcil nl the lollowlng officers and enlisted men : Capt. Geokuk ]• ' .. Ric ii.xKDbox, l- ' .A., Commandant 1st Lt. George D. Zaiixer, A.G.D. M SgT. H.ARRV I-;. MlI.I.ER S Sgt. Oct.wio J. Gr nicRREz Sgt. Earl I-isk CiM.. Reibex Cpi,. Praxcis a. Wosi.ager Pfc. Robert H. Grv Militarv tiaining now consists of three hours ol military classes a week, inckKling one hour of orientation and one hour of ilismounted drill. " Old-tiiiKTs " will recall the half-hour of calis- thenics and drill which began at 7:15 each morn- ing, i Ionday through Saturday, iluring the first few months ol the unit ' s existiiu ' c. Highlights: Fhe " Now Du ' re In, Now You ' re Out " moments experienceil by the present Junior class, back in June of " 43, when there was con- siilerable doubt that a i-reshman class would be priixided lor under the AS II ' . . . i igging fox- holes in the vacant lot east of tiie school . . . lextbooks! Equipment! . . . The first gradua- tion and commissioning, at Norman . . . Attain- ment of lOO ' r goal in purchase of War Bonds through Class " H " allotments . . . Inspection by Major Carl 1 ' ,. Aiuierson, from the Office of the Dirictorol Militar Irainin " ' . Page 22S Riijhl: Dr. I. are, Lieutenanl USNR John F. Burgher, PhM 1 c The NAVY The Navy ' - 2 I ' nit ;ir the University of Oklahoma School ot Mcilicinc was acti ated as of July 1, 1943, with fifty-six students. The unit was made a part of the V-12 program at the Uni- versity of Oklahoma uiulcr the comnuuHi ol Cup- tain J. F. Donclson. Lt. ' ictor H. Kelly was made commanding officer under Captain Donclson and was assisted by PhM 1 c John F. Burgher. During the first semester two more students were assigned, making a total of fifty-eight. Ad- ditional students were assigned trom time to time, and the unit gradually increased to seventy-five men for the second semester of the school year 1944-45. A total of thirty-five men have been graduated from the program and were granted commissions as Lt. (j.g. ) M.C. in the U.S.N.R. Fifteen more students are scheduled to graduate in June, 1945. At the present time Dr. Lace, Lieutenant USXR, holds class for the navy students one hour each week. P. J. McDonald, PhM 1 c, is assigned to the Medical School in charge of stu- dent records. Page 227 MILITARY Lei I: Inspection . . . Major Carl E. Anderson, inspecting; officer. Captain George K. Richard- son, anil 1st Lieutenant (leorge D. Zahner. Beloii- : Under-staffed and overworked . . . M Sgt. Harry K. Miller, having dispensed toda s bul- letins, awaits the return of yesterday ' s bulletins. Pago 228 Alpha Epsilon Iota Dr. Leila K. Andrkws, Sponsor Alpha Mpsilon lota, a national fraternal orj ani ation for woiiKii ill iiK-dicini.-, was founilcd at the L ' nivcrsity of Michigan in 1X9(1. At present A.I ' ' ,.l. is the leailinj orj-ani .ation of this type, havinjf 26 chapters with a total niemhership of 2,630. Nil chapter of A.l ' ..l. was installed at the University of Okla- homa in 1921. Ilie charter niemhers are: Dr. Julia Steele l ' .le , Dr. I- ranees ' ijr ins Newlin. Dr. Dora Doty Wililnian, Dr. I ' lora Wrijfht, anil Alma Watkins Dowil. Dr. Leila Aiulrews (Beta) was the s|)onsor and an inspiration for the new chapter. This j roiip of women, by deep iinderstandin} of the problems which arose for all, welded toyethcr a lasting spirit tor the propagation of their principles. This spirit has proxcil ot immeasurable benefit to man voiiiifr women who have since been members of A.I ' ' ,.l. Active Alumnae are: Dr. 1 ,eila K. Andrews, Dr. Marguer- ite i r. Baker, Dr. Dorothy I- ' . Blackert, Dr. Fannie I.ou B. l.Liu , Dr. Betty Louise Conrad, Dr. Alberta W. Dudley, Dr. Julia Steele Eley, Dr. Louise K. Farr, Dr. Grace Clause 1 lassler, Dr. Daisy (i. V. IL Cotton, Dr. .Minnie . I. Ilenson, Dr. Rheba LaLo ' ra I luft. Dr. Muriel liall Ilyroop, Dr. Maude M. .Masterson, Dr. Pamela P. Parrish, Dr. Ruth S. Reichmann, Dr. Jeanne M. Shafstall, Dr. .Marv ' . S. Shep- pard, I r. J ' lli .abeth I. Tutwiler, and Dr. Lva Austin Wells. Inactive Alumnae include: Dr. Pauline Q. Barker, Dr. Lucile S. Blachley, Dr. Imobene B. Maylield, Dr. F mma Jean Cantrcll, Dr. .Mabel l ' ,. Hart. Dr. Barbara II. Ciray, Dr. " Ca- mille L. Morgan, Dr. Llizabeth :. Lehmer, Dr. Donna L. IL Meis, Dr. Frances P. W. Newlin, Dr. ' irginia O. Curtin, Dr. Hope Snider Ross, Dr. Fvelyn Mae Rude, Dr. H. Violet Stur- geon, Dr. 1 larriet K. West, and Dr. Dora D. ' ildman. Top ton. , lift to right: Sue E. Browder, Martha Bottom rou : Carol n C Ha es, (rlailNS C. Smith, Thelma Gweiulo- Jcnc Hurke, Dorothy E. Gore, Ruth . Anna- lyne Peck, Claire B. Sledge, and Helen Schmidt. doMii, Elnora G. Miller, Libelle B. Schlicht. Page 229 CXfTS o (f ' O f Above: Payton, Hale, Glismanii, Pitts. h oic: Long, Loucks, -Morgan, Head. I he inception, birth, ;uhI growtli of a ChaiUcr is not only a lii airc of speech, but a fact as well. The writer arrived on the campus of the Univer- sity of Oklahoma in the middle of Au( ;ust, 1920. The past field of activity was Tulane University School of Medicine wliich had one of the most active chapters ol the Phi Chi fraternity. There was but one medical fraternity on the campus of Oklahoma University, and another fraternity was threatening to make its debut. In the spring of 1921 this became a " fait accompli. " A group of stuilents banded together lor the purpose of co- operation (luring theii- nieilical student da s. This study club consistetl of: J. Wemlell Mercer, ' il- liam B. .MiUl, Arthur F. 1 lansen, and 1 liram D. Moor. The tollowing yeai " , alter a i-atlier hectic cam- paign, the tollowing men were pledgetl: Wilson D. liaird, James R. I5ohannon, Alwi i 1 1. Clark- son, Kdvvin I ' .arl Conner, John Pearson I)a is, Wallace li. I lambv. Cohern D. I lenrv, Russell Hugh I.vnch, J. Wendell Mercer, William A. Meyers, I liram 1). Moor, Oscar Snow P le. Dwight H. Shaw, I ' lverett ' each; and the entire group was taken into the national fraternit on November 25, 1922. )v. I. I!. Pearson, late Class Secretary, assisted l tlu riter and alumni ol Oklahoma City, installe.l a thapler. Iliiis the ciiild was born. (Iiowth at times was retarilei! through insullicieiu nourishment, but after a year ' s tiesperate struggle the group began to assert it- sell and established a delinite place on the Sooner PHI CHI campus. hirty-six students had been initiated into the fraternity by the spring of 1928. One of the charter members, Dr. Wallace B. Ilamby, continueil his interest in the fraternity, becoming Junior Associate ami Senior Associate Editor, Grand Presitling Junior, and (iraml Pre- siiling Senior. Thus the chapter has attainei.1 its lull growth and arrived at manhooii. There is but one more thing to be accomplished, namely, acquisition of a chapter house in which more of the members can li e umler one i-oof and work in closer harmon . 1 he task m ' ol ed a gi " eat responsibilitv. lioth to the students and to the grantl chapter, and the writer can recall a good many anxious moments tluring some of the precarious years of its existence. Now that the chapter is established on a lirm loundation, it is a constant source of inspiration and satislaction in having accomplished something that is worth while. J. M. TiiuRiNGKR, M.D.,rAc It is with satisfaction when I say that the gradu- ated brothers of Omicron Kappa are carr ing the lirituiples and teachings of Phi Chi to all parts of the worlil. In and out ol tiie armeil lorces we liiul that our members are lullilling their pleilges. i heir obstacles arc nex ' cr too great to be oxer- come, and as tlie days |iass In we point with pride to those who are carr ing Phi Ciii glory to our home Iront and distant battle lields. Fraternally yours, C.ARI. C. MoRC.W, lulitor Page 239 Allgood, Hr(M)ks. A. HiovMi, I,. Hrowii, Casi- , Cliildcrs, doptcin, Darilis, Dil- lingham. Kdwards, Fri-i-df. (Jarliii, Ciorrcll. (ircg- stoii, (irigsb . Hall ' , Hi-ariii, Hobgooil. Hoover, Li-rhlancc. R. Miller, Paschal, f V ( ) Pavfnn P,.r.-,.t,,II PmtJhv Rnr.V ' T ' Payton, I ' ercetull, Pugsley, Rorie, Shaw. H. Smith, H. Smith, . Smith, Suiulquist, Tozer, W ' aterbury, W ' interinger, Aii- gerer, Austin. Becker, Belter, Berkenbile. Bleruier, Cape- hart, Coil, Curtiss, Demas, Dennev. Dowling, Dugger, Duncan, Erwin, Glis- mann, (irecn, Ha«es, Kelso, Ledbetter. LeNe e, Lincoln, Long, McCurd , R. Miller, Morgan, Mount, Muchmore, Parker. Pitts. R. Price. W. Price. Raub, Reynolds, Schurter, Shanks, Singleton, Strong. ' I " hu ringer, AVelborn, AWstbrook. Home, Austin, Ba less. Bond, Brah. Calkins. Cochrane, Coggins, Coleman, Dean, Din- kier, Doughert -, Duran, Foster, Fu- gate. Gaines, Hopkins, James, Loucks, McCoy, Means, J. Miller, Murphree, Obert. Penico, Richardson, R an, Sharpe, Siebs, Simon, Slagle, H. Smith, Wilson. L. ' oung, Bicktord, Bolene, Capehart, J. Collins, Croom, Drake, Endres, Engles. C. Foster. (larriott, Garst, Hampton, Head, Henley, Herndon, Hodge, Jones, Martin. -McLaughlin, Nealis, Neel -, Ogg. Olson, Parkhiirst, Randel, Robison, Sherwood, NV erner. - .4 Cj 1 p P a n o t: niir ' Hi I Page 231 OQ r%. A. Above: R. K. DiLLMAN J. R. JflNSHAW T. K. DlI.I.MAN Belou ' : D. L. Urawner H. O. Vol NG P. C. Laird i PHI BETA PI Plii Beta Pi was organi cti as a national Iratcr- nity tor men in medicine. It was toLiinleci at Western Pennsylvania Medical College (now a department of the I nixersity ot Pittsburgh) March 10, 1S9]. The fraternity has yrown to he one of the largest national medical Iraternities and has alliliated chapters at all leatliiiu, medical institutions. The Alpha Lambda chapter ot Phi Beta Pi was founded at the L ' niversity of Oklahoma in 1012 and was lor ' eai ' s tlic oiiK national ori ani atioii of its kind on the cam|)us. This chapter has con- tributed much to the i,ro th and excellence of the school and to the outside activities of the metlical students ami alumni. The establishment ol tiie LeRoy I.onjf Memorial Lectureship in 19.19 stantls as one ol the outstandiiiLi; achie ements. It was inau ui ' ated mi a permanent memorial to Dr. Le- Roy Lonjf, Sr., in recognition ol his lonu, and faithful ser ' icc to our school, his outstanding achie ements in medicine anil sur,iier ' , anil his helpful guidance of his fraternitv. I ' he lecture- ship has brouf ht many nationally and internation- ally recognized authorities in the various special- ties of medicine to our campus. The local chapter has at present ninety-one active members and pledges, anil numbers amonji its alumni a major percentajj;c of the clinical fac- ulty ami several members of the pre-clinical fac- ulty. I ' rior to the war, there were ? Si) alumni in jiractice in Oklahoma. At present a lar e number of them are in the ser ices in this country and abroad. The activities in the past year have been many and varied, and as ever the Phi Bete boys have kept the fraternity dances high spots on every calendar. Ihe oli e drab and navy blue have re- placed brighter illness, but the sxndrome so path- ognomonic of Medical School parties has been manifest on each occasion. Top notch was the an- nual Plunders ' Day Dinner-Dance at the Okla- homa Cit (iolf and Country Club. Kveryone was in the groove, and the 12:00 o ' clock curfew caught a goodly number under full head ot steam and with many a dance step left. C ' est la guerre! ' ital statistics columns bold many new Phi Bete names. I ' laying unusual ha ()c with our bachelor i-ow was 1 lerr Cupid. Those tailing belore his arrows were: |. 1). Cone. Jim I ' .skriiige, Dick lllis, I)a e Low ry, I ' aul Laird, Jim Nickel, Bob (libson. Blue Mcinnis, John Jacob, and Marxin I lavs. Ihe stork had some [)ackages, too, and isited the liousehoUls of Nelli w Brown, (ierald Steelman, Bill I Icmphill, and Dick Low r . Prexy Bob Dillman and vice-prexy Raymond 1 lirishaw have had a big sweat trying to plan pro- grams to miss all the exams thrown Ireshmen and sophomores, but they haven ' t given up. Don Brawner was getting his kicks when March 1 1 rolled around and iiis labor as rush chairman brought in thirty-three new initiates lor Alpha I .ambda chapter. Paga 232 Arrfiiilcll, Hroaderick. N. Hrowii, Hiiit;- toili, Cimniti(;li;im, Dcmiis, Devorc, Duntoii. Klliot, Kill ' s. Kskridge, Hays, Komi, Llii-- iiu ' , f.o r , Mathews. Aliliim ' s, Mctii(ii-lil, Moon-, Murph , Ottis, Schclicnbfificr, Spcakman, Stccl- man. Tatiow. Tisdal, Hoggs, Rowie, Busbooin, Carletoii. Casper. Chaiullcr. Cliapniaii. Davis, R. Dillnian. T. Dillman. D() x riinj;. Hinsliavx, Johnson, Lo r . Lykin. Milehani, Alollison, l ' cn , Pi-rr. - nian, San ls, H.iiicv, Hrawncr. Buxton, Clciiu-nts, Cont-, Di-lhotcl, Don- aghe, Karp, Ficdiiokson, (iiecn. Hemphill, Husbanii, Kouri. Laird, Lo. -, R. Miller, V. Miller, Patterson. Saviers, Taylor. ' an Deventer, Waters. R. doling. C )im ;, Albriy;ht, Barker. E. Bond, Bo le, Coe, S. Collins, Dejar- nette, Dickenson, (Tatihell. (iibson. (loldberg, (ira , (iroves, Ciiinter, Gyles, Howard, Jacob. Margo. McCanii, G. Miirph , Nickel, O ' Shea, Paul, Peacher. B. Rocco. Rose. Rutledge. A. Smith. Swanda. Thomas. West. AVhite, ' arbro, Hlad- ky. lip p O !? n D " O ! , .: - j - . r p O. " fan - fT . :■ ' ,. C ' r a A 1 Ol ' % O O - " »i y ?i " 3 13 » A A - » id fti A tAJ i :i3 A Ik mkJLiA i7 ' ' ■ Page 233 DANCES Lift till ' : drab its wings. hoiie . it ' ll just beat lu-11 out of vou. Lijt he I oil ' : Room. Thanksgiving dance. Silver Cjlade Ihhra: Kouri o ersees the consumption of his wares. Left: Sophomore party . . . negative pressure, or how to pass en masse. Rii lit: They studied hard when the were I ' ' reshnien. Page 234 Esnape MGchanisms Top rif lit: Thr sink test . . . I;ib work is oiiK coiifinnator evidence an ■a . Bottom right: Examining the current literature at Mrs. Lester ' s. Beloii : Dr. Kurt prepares extract of coffee bean tor Biochemistn, Department. Results will be buried in the new Kverett. Page 23S PHANTASY Lifl: Does she cat jelly beans? When does she trim her toenails? Does her third cousin twice removed have frequenc ? Obviously you haven ' t e en seen your patient. Betou-: They said I was underweight, but they passed me for ASTP. Left: Craps. (jniirr: Two times enlarged and rtDppcd () er backwards Right: Hones, we ' ve oidy got one thing to of ' lcr ou. Page 236 VARIETY Righl to : Our photograplu-rs get in tlu- ilnnindst Lj ' • ' W ' •• places ' " " " " ' Right bottom: Rcak, beaver, beauty and tlu- beast. Beloii.- : Beaver on bridge Page 237 DD YOU- Left tnp: Escape to Mrs. Lester ' s? Lcjl h ' liioin: Want a home and family? Be on.- Believe in reciprocity? Lijl: Slave away in lab? Center: Or don ' t you? Ritjht : (iambic wmi lite away? Pag« 238 LEFTOVERS Riflhl tup: .M uniloini is in hdok. but I ' vo jzot a new car. Bottriiii rii ht : ( Ipatia tor the smile ot beauty- Seagram ' s tor the belch ot health. ) Biliru : Ve ' rc selt ' -conscioiis in ch ' nic, too. Left: Even the doctor can ' t sec in this crowd. Right: A Senior has to have some relaxation. yiiu . Page 239 l.l % i, I " ai -ir if u -r • The Challenge Demands Strength ' ' s m ' m - i ' .x i ' ' ' C. C. ROBERTS, JR. B.A. degree in ' 41. Lacked one year on LL.B. when entering the Navy on luly 7, 1942, but had taken the State Bar Exams, and been admitted to the practice oi Icnv seven days previously. Attended Naval Indoctrination School at Noire Dame, and Reserve Midship- men ' s School at Northwestern. Com- missioned as Ensign, USNR, October 23, 1942; promoted to Lieut, (j.g.), Janu- ary 1, 1944. Destroyer duty for 22 months; recently assigned to duty as an Allied Naval Liaison Officer. Awarded the three area campaign rib- bons — silver star and four bronze on the Pacific ribbon. i3 One of the oldest American customs is griping. The early settlers, griping about the Old World, built New England. Still griping, they built the West. Sailors once griped about sailing around the Horn — and we built the Panama Canal. It has been said that improvement is born of griping. Well, ever since the Japs bombed Pearl Harbor, the Navy, too, has been griping. Now we have a greater naval strength than all the other navies of the world combined. Our super task forces have been giving the Japs some mighty bad times! But still we gripe, representing our restlessness for more than that — to put the final end to all this Jap monkey-business, soon. WE WANT TO GO HOME. Consciously or unconsciously, all of us — the home front included — are post-war plan- ners, or dreamers, as the case may be. Tis everybody ' s war. Very soon now — we hope — we ' ll have the opportunity to test those plans. That, indeed, is the great day we ' re all waiting for. The question is, what when it does arrive? I recently read an article by one of our leading columnists " urging the community ' — - -■• ' . ' ; " -. ' _■ .•«• ' develop now the proper attitude ward the re-absorption of the re- rning veterans into community 5. " That seems innocuous en ough, it one reads further and becomes vare that he really views our re- rn as that of a special social, or en psychiatric, group! Once we were just plain Joe Blow John Jones — growing up, going to hool, or working alongside the !xt man. Then we spent a few ars overseas, and we have be- me " veterans " — a community oblem requiring rehabilitation id the watchful eye! Nonsense, shall not use a more descriptive :m, lest I be psychoanalyzed and ecially instructed in the proper ilian parlance.) When we entered the service, and ir fathers, also, in the last war, few )ubted that we could soon take our aces as fighting men. As Ameri- [ns we took it for granted that each us could stand on his own two 3t and meet whatever situation might arise. Certainly, then, we can once again take our places in the civilian pattern of things, in the way of life that we still know best, with- out special dispensation. That is the very opportunity for which we are fighting. Those who see an awful " changed world " as the result of, or coincident with, our return, can find it — and toy with it — in their own lit- tle minds. To be sure, all of us should have learned a little from our past few years. We have gained experience and, perhaps, a degree of maturity. Some change, as always, is merely life itself. But we still want the same basic things for which we waged our own private little battles of busi- ness, or the classroom, before we donned the olive drab or the navy blue. Our design for living remains unchanged. —CHARLES ROBERTS is ' ■ ' • ' •-■ " . ' . SOONER ATHLETIC HEADS Oklahoma ' s wartime corps ot athletic coaches is iipholdinjtc the L ' niversity ' s reputation of producing some of the nation ' s better sports afrfrpcgations. Usually the teams arc sorely lacking in the manpower liepartment, but the mentors are working long anil arduously to moKl the respecti ' e (). U. teams into respectable Sooner representati cs anti the recorils will proN ' c they have succeeded. Coach Dewey " Snorter " i.uster, head Sooner football coach, tor the second consecu- tive year, gave Oklahoma the gridiron championship of the Big Six Conterence. Coach I.uster opened practice with a scanty crew that was a far cry from the winning team of the [previous season, but the usual Luster perseverance and hard work paid ott anil the Sooners were again the Conterence Kings. Coach Bruce Drake ' s famous Rouniliiall Runts ot the basketball court were at too much of a disaclvantage under the backboard, ami only because they were well-grounded in the fundamentals of the game iliti they turn in a creditable year in the court sport and winil up in a tie for third place in the conterence standings. John " lake " Jacobs, veteran of 23 years of coaching Oklahoma track teams, devel- oped his usual tine relay combinations and several capable performers in individual events. J ' lnsign Bill Scheerer again, lor tiie secoml year, handled the Sooner baseball nine ami i)roduceel one ot the better college baseball clubs in the country. The ( ). L ' . nine was good enough to [ilay even with some ot tlie prolessional-powered service teams in the area and was an easy winner in their only college tilt oi the 1944 ilia- mond season. Hnsign Bill laiikersley, Chiet Mulsey Sims, ' a ne Johnson and I ' aI l.indenberg, all members ot the Navy physical training liepart- ment, are to be highly commended tor their coaching efforts as the ' ment ;reil a ruggeil junior arsity football ele en through an un- defeated season. JnilN JAIOBS rriu ' k ( " (KU ' li I SMl.S V. W. SlIIHKhK Ha- ' rlitill ( ' (lacli liKI I K l K VkK l ;l l,rlli;ill ( ' ;u ' li Dewey " Snorter " Lester Head Football Coach i rx Wayne Joh.vsov, Ed Lixdek- BLRC, Chief Mose Simms Dale Ariu cki.i: Director of Intercollegiate Athletics Replacing the popular aiul siiccesstul Lawrence " Jaji " Haskell as director of athletics tor the duration, ami worth) of laudatory adjectives in his own rigin, is Dale Arhucklc, football backheUi coach and Athletic Council nienilur. It is Director Arhuckle ' s main hinction to ari-ange and put into effect the policies antl decisions ot tlie Athletic Council. ATHLETIC COUNCIL The Athletic Council su( er ises all intercollegiate sports, determines the policy of the athletic department, passes on eligibility of participants, employs an athletic director and hires a ticket sales manager. All members of the council are selected b the [)resulent ot the university: two are student members Irom the letterman ' s organization, three are selected from nominations by the Alumni Association, and the remaining members from the facult anil employees of the University. Walter W. Kraft has heailetl tlie council tor the past nine years. Three regular meetings are held each year. J. . I. MorKan, V. r. Cross, Neil [ohnson, J. G. Hrr- ■cv, W. V. Kraft, ale Arbuckle, J. ? a y Mantlock, raplain J. F. Don- ■Ison, Granville Jorris. =age 245 6n Mrri.k Divkiss C C H. Pkddvcoar] O Blackwrll, Okla. «J Norman, Okla. 1Q Uim MWMKii) Q A IIiimar Vk Norman, Okla. O ' x Kcrville, 1 ' . 2 I.. H. Bkohv O Duncan. Okla. 2C Hoit KSTEH O Phillips, T 7Ai. ' ocEi. n r 11. I ' l- r-r cnARi IVxarkana, Tex. " Okla. ( ' in. ( )kla. 3Q Kl.VlS JACKSO O Kiircka. Callt •7 1 11. 1 ' R. . I 1RI nuncan, Okla. fTC%. 4n BlI.I, SXYDKR »5 RiilKc Farm, III. n wj Hon Stover Kniii, Okla. " X A - Ca.vif ' rri.i. . IonlKomcr , . hi. 65 ;: Ki Parker . lillville, Tex. On R. KfWvnRiin W (loUlsniitli, I x. 1A Dos- Tll.I.MAX Chi.kaslia, Okla 6n .Xkciim! HRAt l. » n Joiiv VVricht A Iom Meason ' Mii ko«,.|, Okla. i,uM o,k, I ' rx. O Anlmorc. Okla. 2n I). « l.inooln. Nell. 41 W. SCIINEIC ■I- Willowv, O 5Q loiisNV " Q n Hash. Sint " Okla. CilN, Okla. « " Pa«n - -. O ta 7n I RANK l|o« " C iiOiiiitf, Ok Page 246 Steve Sau kr Tulsa. Okla. ri Q JOHN II vRi r IiiKn. Okla. 61 II. Sparkm w A . naclark.i, Okin 7n Htm. n 1 W. C. Wootex ", Okla. ■ .Aniarillo, Tex. 5C M. CUMMISS O Kilid, Okla. rieveland. Okla. 3C John . O Pauls V al.. Okla. 3Q r. TlOART .Amarillo. T 51 L. noi.l.AKlllDE ••• Idatiel. Okla. n F Boh William Weathcrford, Okla 3 9 ? UiLL .Macs ESS oalKatc, Okla. tOB CiAMBREI.I. )kla. City, Okla. 31 O.MAR BlRCERT Enid, Okla. 1 R ° ' ' - ' ' Duncan, Okla. 117 Kent Martin C Q Bui. Cantrei.i. O rj Smokv Stover ' Sturceon Bav, Wis. Smilhville, Tex. ' Wealherford, Jim Gassaway Poteau, Okla. 5Q I.ADDIF II XRI- CO NJa. CLI.VER A fX II. I.ETIIXN W Fairview, Okla. " O M„skcigee, Okla. Chickasha, Okla. 8Q PuK Jack « Phillips, 1 PuK Jackson ex. 66 Vt. Hernandez Favetteville, . i Page 247 Homer Sparkmax, 155-poun(l Sooner hlockiiiK back, who opponents this year will swear wcinlied twice as much. AN ACCOUNT of the GAMES ZOOMERS 28 — O. U. 14 NUKMAN, September 3(), 1944. Oklahoma opened against the Norman Naval Zoomers, later to prove one of the nation ' s outstanding service teams, and gave the beefy pro-manned Sailors a good game before succumbing by a score of 28—14. Before six minutes of the game had elapsed, Derald Lebow, Sooner tailback, streaked over with the first touchdown, and End Dub Wooten convertetl. A few minutes later, stubby Emil Sitko, former Notre Dame back, crossed into the end zone for the Navy ' s first score. In the second period Miller booted a field goal, making it Zoomers 10, Sooners 7. The opening ten minutes of the second half saw two more touchdowns for the Sailors, the first one scored by C. J. Welsh, with Aliller missing the conversion, and the second one run over by Len Eshmont, former Fordham Hash. Miller again missed the extra point, bringing the score to Zoomers 22, Oklahoma 7. Later, W. F. O ' Brien took a 20-yard pass from Herron and boosted the score to 28-7. T. P. Goodall miffed the conver- sion attempt. With less than three minutes remaining in the game, Bobby Estep took a punt from Carl Cox on the Sooner 43 and stepped back to the Zoomer 18. Louis Dollarhide then went 18 yards for a t.d. and Don Weir conxerteii, making the final score 28-14. Seniors IJoh Ma. ticlil, I ' )0-p hiikI pivot man from Norman, and Herald i.ehow, piston-lcKK " ' halthack from OkmulKce, are two reasons why the Sooners won their second consecutive Hie Six Conference football champion- ship ill 1944. Hoth of the Sooner luminaries arc navy trainees and hy the time another gridiron season rolls around will he servinji I ' licle Sam. Page 248 re is a fast bit of ion ill the Sooncr- rman Zoomer tilt. powerful Zoomfr vf at the O. V. line ulled in this pile-up ih 19 of the 22 men the field in the v. No. 22 for the )mer5 is Steve Sitko, mer Notre Dame r. No. 21 for the ners is end Dub x ten, No. 46 is mmv Mcason, and . 19 is Bob Mav- d. TEXAS A. M. 14 — O. U. 21 OKLAHOMA CITY, October 7, 1944. In the game usually described as the tightest and most thrilling ot the 1944 gridiron season, the Sooners won a spectacular 21-14 victory over Texas A. M. in a night game at Taft Stadium. The Sooners garnered an early 14—0 lead only to see the fiercely battling T-Ags come from be- hind and tie up the contest before the Sooners could strike again in a brilliant rally that gave them the well-earned win. The Sooners marched 76 yards in a sustained drive in the first period with the versatile Derald Lebow finally culminating the long cruise with a smash over center for the t.d. Dub Wooten con- verted. Charlie Heard was the hero of the second touchdown as he took the ball on a double re- verse, shook off four tacklers and barreled 62 yards to the five-yard line. Four downs later, Lebow crashed over, and Wooten again con- verted. From then on things got warmer as the Texans started shoveling on the coal, scoring touchdowns and converting in both the second and third quar- ters to tie up the ball game at 14—14. The Sooners received the next kickoff on their own 1 1-yard line and without losing possession of the ball, marched the length of the field for the final and deciding touchdown of the game, Lebow again scoring on a short smash. It was the sec- ond time O. U. had won in five games with A. M. TEXAS U. 20 — O. U. DALLAS, October 14, 1944. The third grid- iron start of the year for the Sooners was some- thing less than successful as the powerful Long- horns of Texas again pinned defeat on the Sooners in a 20-0 debacle played in the Cotton bowl sta- dium. The Sooners opened the game in a manner that spelled trouble for their opponents as they drove from their own 37 to within inches of the Texas goal, but a smash at the line by Derald Lebow was short and the Texans took over and from then on were in charge of the ball game. With Bobby Layne doing most of the damage for the Steers, the Sooners were pushed deep into their own territory from where the Texas eleven scored their first marker on a 17-yard pass from Longhorn ace Layne to All-American end Pete Bechtol. Layne then converted. Although both teams were driving hard in the second period, neither could put together a sustained drive and the half ended with the score still 7-0 in favor of the Texans. The third quarter again had the Steers driving for scores but the Sooners staved off the deter- mined Texas tries. However, in the final canto, the Longhorns broke loose for two touchdowns and a conversion to run the final count to 20-0. The Sooners out-gained the Texas lads on the ground, and made more first downs, but had the misfortune of being penalized often, usually when threatening the opposing goal line. Too many Texas reserves spelled the difference. Page 249 The Sooiier tri- umphed over ihe Tex- .■! A(; ;ie 21 to 14, in a uainc plaiecl at iiiuht in Oklahoma ( ' ity ' Taft Stadium l ut it look pla s like this one in which Charles Heard, swivel- hipped Sooner half- hack, is still aiiiin arda e a t t h n u h knocked hori nntal by charginn I ' -Ar sec- ondary. Heard gained plenty ot vardane on this one to set up the Sor ners ' final and jjame-win- ninii touchdown. In the h. ' ick round is No. ' 3, Merle Hinkins, Sootier end. O. U. 68 — KANSAS STATE NORMAN, October 21, 1944. Oklahoma opciud dcknsc ol ' its Bi.u Six Conference crown with a crushing 68—0 win oxer the hapless Kansas State Wildcats in their opening loop contest ot the ear, hetore a Datl ' s clay crowd of 6,500. O. U. used no less than lour complete teams to paste the one-sideel ilc- feat on the inxaders ami each continued where the other had left oH to roll up one ot the biggest scores in Big Six conference history. Scoring was evenly divided with 1 lomer Sparkman, Basil Sharp, Tom .Meason and Bobbv I ' .step scoring two touchdowns apiece. Johnny West rambled 82 yards lor the ninth marker ami the other .touchdown ot the day was accounteil for when West connected on an ele en yard aerial to Johnny Allen. Dub Wooten, .All-Conterencc end, trieil all ten con ersions and split the uprights with eight ol the kicks. Nine minutes alter the opening kick-oH the Sooners had their initial tally with Derald ! .chow and Charlie 1 learil alternating on the hall-handling chores down to the three I rom where tiny blocking hack 1 lomer Sparkman slid through center toi- the lirst score ol the game. Wooten adiied tiie extra point. Onl six minutes later the Sooners were back o er the goal line as Basil Sharp set up the score with a tIa . .ling run down the siilelines and then plunged oxer t rom ihe two. Wooten eoinerted. Sparkman got another touclulown on another sneak earl m the second period and only three minutes later iVIeason swept tlu Kansas State end tor sex ' en varils and another score. Wooten converted on both tries. The last six-pointer of the lirst half came on Bobln llstep ' s twisting 25- yartl run on a rexerse, anil Wooten finished the scoring lor the half with a conx ' ersion to gixe the Sooners a hall-Ume lead ol , 5—0. In the second hall ( ). U. scoreil fixe more t.d. ' s and conxertetl three times. Sharp ' s 51-yard ilash, West ' s 82-yard run, and llstep ' s ila . ling 22- yard effort, all lor touchilowns, proxiileil both thrills anil scoring in the last half. Meason plunged for one and Allen caught a pass for scores. DcB Wooten, End • I O. U. 34 — TEXAS CHRISTIAN 19 OKLAHOMA CI TV, Octolxr :S, rH4. Oklahoma lain- bastccl Texas Christian. Southwestern Conference champions lor 1044. In a score of . 4-l ' . in a ijame that was noteil lor the alert ami op(iortune play ot the Sooners. Texas Christian I ' nixersity spotteil the Sooners a pair ol toiieh- ilowns and both con ersions in the lirst half when char jinjj; O. U. forwards blocked two Krotr kicks, init then roared back in the third (]uarter for three touchiiowns ami a conversion ot their own. The Sooners came throuj h with one six-pointer and con- version in the wilil-scoring period to make the score 21-19 in favor of the Sooners. ).;oin, r into the last canto. Timely pass in- terceptions bv an alert Sooner secomiary in the linal period set up two more O. U. touchdowns, with depenilable Derald I.ebow and swifty Bobby Mstep each scoring a clinching touchdown. Dub Wooten. O. L . conversion artist, hit lour ol h e tor the day. O. U. 12 — IOWA STATE 7 J. Wriciit, No. +2, Kfits teeth, I . K t.nkler another yard. AMES, IOWA. November 4, 1944. in the yame that irtually assuretl the Sooners ot their seconti consecutive Big Six conference title, Iowa State ' s undeteated Cyclones were vanquished b a score of 12—7. The O. U. eleven played their best game of the season, and their aliant stand on the 4-yartl line in the third quarter was easily one of the high spots of the year ' s play. The victorv was Oklahoma ' s seventh Big Six win in a row and its eleventh consecutive conlerence game without del eat. Oklahoma took quick advantage of their tirst scoring chance, a recovered Cyclone lunible on the Iowa 25-yard line. Four plays later. Lebow slanted off eight yards into the end zone. Wooten ' s kick was wide. Lebow was injured on the play and left the Held. Later in the second period, the Sooners marched 65 yards in 11 plays for the second touchdown, Basil Sharp ripping through from the se en for the score. Gene Phelps, Iowa quarterback, ran 69 vards to a touchdown five minutes before the halt was over and Ieredith Warner converted. Iowa had a chance to win the game on an O. L . fumble on their tour w hich Iowa recovered. Here the Oklahoma line threw up a stone wall and took o er on downs. West then punting 50 yards to end the threat and ice the game. Two Kansas State players fi- nally down Sooner guard Thiir- man Ticart, bnt from the looks of thinRs the ruRKed little O. I " . lineman is still endiii); up on top of the heap. Tigart intercepted a desperate Kansas State aerial in the Soon- ers ' crushing 68-0 victory over the Wildcats and lugned it back into Kansas territory before be- ii ' K grabbed. Coming into the pla , although a mite late, are I ' ommy Meason, No. 46, and Charles Heard, No. 45, both O. r. halfbacks. dSHMM ■m A pair of Nebraska Cnrnlniskers pull down O. V. halfback, Charlfs Heard, after a long Sooner Rain in the game against the Nebraska team at Taft Stadiutn. Another Sooner player lanKuidly sur- veys the play from the turf and dan- gles a foot in the air. O. U. 21 — MISSOURI 21 XORMAX, November II, l ' H4. A brilliant last quarter rally tiavc Missouri ' s invadiiii; L riil ' I " ii, ' c-rs 14 points anil a 21-21 tic ay,ainst a crippled ami umlcrnianncil Sooner eleven, in a Big Six conlci ' cnce tilt. With Dcrakl Lebow in for only two plays and Charlie Heard out with injuries, the O. U. ele en had to be satisfied with a ilcadlock after scoring two thirti-(|iiarter touchtlowns that hail apparently cinched the contest. Missouri scored first when a Sooner reverse went awry on the U. I . tlilrty-yard line anil Missouri recoxered. In eight plays, Paul Collins, who scored all three Missouri touchdowns, dived o er tor the score. Jim Kerekis converteil and the Tigers led 7-0. Soon after a Sooner drive carried to the Missouri two where Lebow came into the game and churned through tackle to score. Wooten converted and the halftime score was 7-7. Nine minutes after the opening ol the third quarter, the Soon- ers had scored twice with Basil Sharp cutting off tackle for one and Lebow plunging for another. Wooten converted twice. An intercepted pass and a flubbed kick set up the two Missouri scores in the last quarter. On both touchdowns the Tigers ' half- back Collins went over and Jim Kerekis, 273-pound Missouri tackle, converted on both after touchdown tries. V. H. Boudreau, a brother of for- mer O. I ' , greats of the gridiron, Raphael and Bill, and a private in the army, was on hand to watch a Sooner game last fall. Raphael was famed for his automatic toe on conversions and Bill was one of the best kickers and passers ever to play for Okla- homa. r d O. U. 20 — KANSAS LAWRENCE, KANSAS, November 18, 1944. Displaying a de astating running attack, the Oklahoma Sooners cinched at least a tie for the Big Six crown with a well-earned 20-0 triumph over the Kansas Jayhawkers. O. U. struck rapidly for their initial marker with Derald Lebow driving the final yard of a 22-yard march after ten minutes of playing time had elapsed. Neither siile threatened again until the miiklle of the third (|uarter when Lebow passeil 33 arils to Charlie 1 leard, setting up the second touchdown. I lomer Sparkman, diminuti e block- ing back, sneaked the last yard of a 78-yaril drixe. The last score of the game came with five minutes of play left when the Sooners covered 70 yards in two breath-taking plays. With the ball on his own thirty, Meason skittered to the Kansas University 17-yard line. On a bootleg carry that completely baflled the Kan- sas eleven, Billy Wright went all the way for a touchdown. After converting the first two touchdowns, end Dub Vootcn missed his third try. It was the eighth consecutive Big Six victory in a row and the twelfth straight Loop game without defeat for the Sooner grid- iron gladiators. Page 252 O. U. 31— NEBRASKA 12 OKLAHOMA CirV. December 2, 1944. Oklalioina won its second straight Big Six Hag in a row by tak- ing the invailing Nebraska Cornhuskcrs into camp by a score of 31-12. It was the first time in history that a Sooner football team had won two con- sccntive conference diadems, and O. U. backs Derald Lebow and Tommy Mason shared the scoring honors. The triumph gave the Sooners a seasonal record of six victories, one deadlock and three defeats. O. U. 6 — OKLAHOMA A. M. 28 OKL.MIO.MA CITY. November 2S, 1944. Oklahoma A. : M. ' s Cotton Bowl champions, with All-American Bob Fenimore showing the way, proved too potent for the first time in eleven years and won by a decisive count of 28-6. Fenimore didn ' t take much time in living up to advance billing as he piloted his mates for a first period 57-yard drive, personally covering the last 15 yards to pay dirt in two tries. Mack Creager con- verted and the Aggies were ahead 7—0. In the second quarter, Cecil Hankins, swift Ag halfback, fielded a low scudding kick by Lebow on the O. U. 40-yard line and Hed down the middle for the goal and another A. M. touchdown. Again Creager converted and the Aggies sported a 14—0 lead at halftime. Before Hankins ' score the Sooners had been very much in the ball game, and in two successive drives ha d penetrated to the Aggie 16 and again to the 4 before bogging down. In the second half the Aggies scored two more touchtlowns and converted both in the third quarter. Fenimore was again the thorn in the O. U. side and his interception of a Sooner pass on his own 3S set up the third Cowboy score. Jim Spavital, Aggie fullback, plunged it over. The final Aggie tally came when John Gattis, Ag center, ambled 82 yards with an intercepted pass. The Sooners did their only cheering in the final canto when Louis Dollarhide sailed 39 yards to score. Wooten ' s trv for the conversion was blocked. ere a charging O. U. ckler flattens Ne- aska halfback Joe essler in no iincer- in terms in a came : Taft Stadium. ago 253 r -x i ' ; ? p 1 HF ' b KiV y J H k 1 rxV ' 1 T B ' I B . A 1 m J 41 lk %¥ I 1 n) ' 1 ) il 1 m i ■ It liitin ' t take the sports scribes long to christen the l ' H4-45 edition of Sooner court representatives as the Rounilliall Runts. Sparked by a sawed-off little ban- tam, Harold " Scooter " Ilines. 5-foot 5-inch tightly- wound lorwaril, the Sooners pla ed courageously through one of the toughest anil most ambitious cage schedules ever attempted by an O. I ' . (]uintet. In- juries ant! service calls riddled the team ' s chances of repeating as winners of the Big Six Conference crown, an honor the shared with Iowa State last year. (iuartl jack I.anilon, pickeil as All-Big Six guard, ileser es much creilit, along with Ilines, tor making what would otherwise ha " e been a mediocre outfit into a capable (). U. court representative. A more cour- ageous Sooner team than this year ' s hustling five never took to the boards. BASKETBALL In the season ' s opener, an experienced Purcell Naval Cjunner crew shot down the University of Oklahoma defending Big Six Conference co- champions in the Sooner fieldhouse by a score of 39-33. The Sooners hustled all the way and drew ahead midway of the last half, but costly errors and the invaders ' more seasoned play letl to a Gunner rally the diminutive runts were un- able to halt. Harold " Scooter " Hines, tiny Sooner forward, led the O. I ' , scoring with 11 points. In the Sooners ' opening collegiate game of the season, Southern Methodist University was nosed out in a 41-40 thriller playeil at Norman. Jim Kobison, Ireshman center, lieciiied the out- come on a charity toss just 75 seconds iKtore the end of the contest. The Sooners held a 26-19 halftime lead, but a spirited Pony rally gave S. M. U. a 29—28 lead antl from there in it was touch- and-go with the game tied three times before Robison ' s game-winning tree throw. Hines was again high with a total of 15 points. Bill Whalcy, Sooner forward, made it possible for the Sooners to stop the highly-rateil Norman Na ' al Zoomers w hen he hit a long siile shot in the last lew secoiuls ol pla to gi e Oklahonia a 3 ' - 38 triumph. At one point midway of the last half, the Sooners trailed 34-26, but rallied furiously and were behind by only one point when Whaley came through. Iowa Pre-flight ' s undefeated quin- tet was too tall for the Sooner runts and won by a score of 52—40. In the first half the Sooners were very much in the ball game which was played in Kansas City, and held the Pre-flighters even until a Seahawk ralU in the closing minutes of the first half. Recovered rebounds gave the lowans most of their points, but Hines, despite his height, tallied 15 points against the skyscraper Hawks. 15 11 Whaley was again a hero when he hit a long shot in the last minute of play, this time to defeat Phillips University 44-42. The I niil boys led several times during the exciting tilt and almost scored an upset win. Bill Johnson was high for the Sooners with 13 points and Link (iary was high for the visitors with 14 markers. The Mex- ico Citv Pentathlon li e ga e the Sooners plent of trouble in a game at the Municipal .Auilitorium at Oklahoma City, but the pocket sized Sooners ran out a 44-30 victory over the Aztecs. Hernandez of the Aztecs garnered 22 points and Whalev was high for the Sooners with 14 points. Page 2S4 IC Keith Fouipr Bartlesvllle 3n Don- BuEi.ow Enid n n H BRisEf:. R " I lfHinilngton, Iiul. 1Q I.. Ettinoe ' Chicaeo, 111. 2 A Ed LlNDENBERf; Ft. Wavne, Ind. A Q ' " Krai SE (»ar . Ind. 3n y.ACK LAXDOV U bklali ahoma Citv 2ft Harold Hives Oklahoma Citv A n Bii.i, WiiAiEv Kansas City, Mo. A C Bill Joiissos ( Ikjahoma Citv 1 C •!• WiiirEiiousE Lebanon, Kv. 4n llM ROBINSOV " Tulsa Page 255 AN ACCOUNT of the GAMES In the Oklahoma City All-Collc c tournament ilur- iiiLi: the Christmas holidays, the stratospheric Arkansas Ra .orbacks ami Rice Owls were too much for the Sooners ami the only O. U. victory in the tournament lamc () cr the Texas Tech Red Raiders, 61—32. ( )klah()i7ia opened its tlelense ol the co-championship ot the Big Six conference with a loss to Kansas State at Manhattan, 55-54, on a long goal in the last 15 seconds of play by J. Payton, Wildcat guard. The game was a seesaw affair all the way. I lines was high with IS points for O. U. and Dave Weathcrbey led Kansas State with 12 markers. Oklahoma led all the w ay in a Big Six game with Nebraska at Lincoln, but had to put on a scoring spree in the last few minutes to nip a Nebraska rally ami in 44—37. Hines ' two crip shots Iced the game in tile closing minute. Three nights later the Sooners tluplicated their win over the Cornhuskers with a spine-tingling 48—45 victory at Norman which went into two overtime periods. With less than 20 seconds left to play in the first overtime period, Hines dropped in two charity tosses to knot up the count and in the second overtime period with the score tied 43—43, Don Buelow looped in two quick ones to give the Sooners a lead they never relinquished. In another overtime game, and the seventh of the year that the Runts had either won or lost by one to three points, I larold " Scooter " Hines gave Oklahoma a 44-43 A ' ictory over the Kansas Jayhawkers. Hines laid one up thirty seconds before the end of the over- time period, and led the scoring parade for the eve- ning with 12 points. In a rough battle that saw both teams commit a total of 45 personal fouls, Oklahoma shadeil Phillips Uni- versity 39—32. The young Haymakers held the Soon- ers even on field goals but ruined their chance by miss- ing 22 of 28 free throws. The unstoppable Hines was high with 17 points. W ' eaxing a tiglit ilefense aromul their goal and han- dling the ball deltly, the Sooners deteateil Missouri ' s invading Tigers 43—27. The Sooners played one of their best def ensi e games as Jack Landon, Okla- lioiiia ' s ball hawk, and I larold Hines shared honors tor the evening. ( )klah()ma A. M. ' s national basketball ehaiiipions for 1945 fouml a scrapping band of under- sized Sooners plenty troublesome before downing the liny O. U. five 45-31 at Norman. As expected, 7-foot r ()b Kurland led the Aggies with 22 points. Harold I lines was held to a lone Held goal which hurt O. U. I lianees lor ictory. The NaAy Zoomers reAcnged their early season loss to liie Sooners, tuiiiiiig hack the O. V. five 45-32. jaek Landon was Oklahoma ' s spark plug ami top scorer with 12 tallies. The Zoomers had too many big guns and won going away. ( )klalinina ilii) e to a rexenge victory o er Kansas State at Norman to take over umlisputed leailership of the Big Six Conference with a 48-36 triumph. Jaik Lamlon, classy O. L guaril, was the outstand- Page 2S6 ing man on the Hoor as he stopped hmky Dave Weatherbcy. Kansas State star, with one Held goal while making rive of his own. The Oklahomans rolled into a 12—3 lead and were never headed. Don Buelow, with 14, and Hines with 12, were the high scorers of the evening. In the game with the Kansas Jayhawkers, Harold " Scooter " Hines sprained an ankle and the Sooner hopes for a repeat of the Big Six championship and the game went glimmering with a 42—27 loss. The Sooners went scoreless for the first ten minutes and trailed at the half by a score of 17—0, rallied after the intermission, but watched the Jayhawkers pull away with compara- tive ease in the last six minutes. With Hashy " Scooter " Hines limping through the game, the Cyclones of Iowa State knocked the Sooners out of a first place tie for the conference lead in a loop tilt, rolling over O. U. at Ames, 51-43. Jim Meyers, Iowa forward, was too hot for the Sooners in the second half, as he dropped in 20 of his evening ' s total of 23 points. The first half was ragged and the Cyclones led at the midway mark, 21-17. In the second period, the Sooners rallied anil held a short lead, but Meyers took over to give Iowa the commanding lead they never had threatened. In one of the weirdest basketball games ever played on any court, Oklahoma was nosed out by the Aggies in a return tilt at Stillwater, 23-17. Coach Bruce Drake devised a strategy that almost upset the team that was later to prove itself the best in the nation. Fouling Aggie All-American center, 7-foot Bob Kurlami 18 times to hold his scoring to three field goals and ten free shots, and stalling the ball on five different occasions from (jne to four minutes, the Sooners actually letl at one time in the last half by a score of 17-16. Here the Aggies finally cracked the Oklahoma strategy and took the ball out of bounds on six of their last seven foul shots so that Kurland could score twice and Cecil Hankins once from the floor. Hines, who tlroppeii out after the first minute because of his injured ankle, was able to play nearly all the second half on one leg due to the fact that O. U. sat around on the floor nursing the ball most of the last half. A furious Iowa State rally in the final minutes of play erased all O. U. chances for another Big Six conference cage crown, the Cyclones winning 31—29. The game was close but Iowa State was too steady and too alert on rebounds. In a trip east, Oklahoma ' s crippled Roundball Runts split in games with Long Island University and LaSalle. In a game in Madison Square Gar- den, Long Island ' s burly Blackbirds defeated Oklahoma 43-33. Breaking a five-game losing streak in a game in Philadelphia, Oklahoma used superior ball-handling to ilefeat LaSalle 52—38. The high-scoring Catholic team fell behind 33—16 at the intermission anil ne er o erhauled the Landon-Fowler O. U. scoring combination. The Sooners ended the season on a sour note, losing to Missouri, 45-39 at Columbia in a game that boosted the Missourians into a third place tie with ). I ' , in the Big Six conference. The game was close through the first half, with the Tigers leading at halftime 19-18. However, a spirited Missouri rally after the intermission gave the winners a comfortable leail the Sooners never again threatened. Page 257 -, . ' f . Ifw •%ii 0r , a, Vw ' SJfe. ,- « . . - J 1 i. Li ' 2 -. -; BASEBALL Phiying tlic entire schedule, with two ex- ceptions, against power! ul service teams bol- stered by former professional and big league stars, the 1944 Sooner baseball team turned in a creilitable recortl consitiering tlie class ol their opposition. The nine was coacheil by linsign Bill Scheerer, who tinalh ' , after a poor early sea- son showing, turned tlie Sooners mto a better than u ei ' age team that won six ot its last eiglit games alter winning oiiK one of its first se en. r he usual translers aiul calls to the ser ice crippled the team I rom time to time, but with a line pitcher in IJob Reese anil several gooil hitters, mainly Bobby l.step, O. L ' . gritlii on scat back, and Bill (ireenlield, able clutch clouter, the Sooners were alwa s a threat against any club and played hustling ball against e ery team they met. Ill their oiiK two games not pla ed against powerlul seixice teams, O. U. was victorious. In tile game with their lone college oppo- nent of the year, the Sooners had little trouble in giving Kansas l ' ni ersity a shellacking, 11 to 2, in a game })layed at Lawrence. Bob Reese, star Sooner slab-artist, pitchetl no-hit, no run ball lor eight innings anil retired the first 24 batters to face him in onler. 1 le came close to entering tiie baseball hall ot fame with a no-hitter, init a muHeil Il ' ball in tiie outlield in the last ol the ninth ruined his chances, as alter the bobble the Jays scored their two runs. SEASON ' S RlSri .TS March .W- -(). 2 a .Sk jaekcts 12 April S- -(). 10 .Anlniorc . ir Ba,- e . 7 April IS- -(). 1 T 4 . av Skyjacki-ts . . _S April IS- _ Navy ZdoiiKTS . 12 April 24- -(). 4 Naw Zooiners . 5 April 25- -O. I I Purecll Navy (luiincrs .S Mav 4- -(). J, Pincfl! Na y (iimruTS s .May 11- (). NAT ' lV Mari.u-s . . .May l. - ( ). i ' liiei ' II Navy (iimnt-rs •) May 17- —O. u. Altus Air H.isc . . . l -May 2.?- —O. 1 T Will RoKi-rs FieUI . . . June ,i- A ). .Ardmori- Air Ha.sf . . June 4 4 VA Reno Rffonnatory . ■ June ( N.VriV .Marines . . 7 jllMl ' 10 II Kansas University . T Page 2S8 TRACK Coach John " lake " Jacobs, veteran ot the Oklahoma coaching staff with 23 years of service as Sooner track mentor, developed his usual fine relay combinations, but again weakness in the hurdles and the field events kept the Sooners from taking honors in the conference meets. In the Indoor Conference meet the Sooners showed a lack of conditioning and were fifth, with a total of (i points. Iowa State won the Indoor crown with 38 points, with Missouri. Kansas Uni- versity, and Nebraska following in that order. Best Sooner efforts were a second in the 60-yaril dash by Charlie Heard, and a third in the quarter mile by Dave Day. In dual competition, the Sooners were victorious in their only conference meet of the year, taking Kansas State into camp by a score of 70 3 to 60 ' .;. Against Kansas State in the dual affair, Charlie Heard was high point man with 14 points, garner- ing firsts in the ItJO-yard dash ami low hurdles, second in the 220-yard dash and third in the high barriers. Clarence N ' icklunil was lirst in both the mile and two mile. Ihe next-to-last e cnt on tlic program, tiie dis- cus, decided the meet, and Gene Sauer anti Jim Christian came through with first ami secoml places respectively to wrap up the meet for the Sooners. The mile relay, the last event, was a thrilling affair with the two teams tying. In ilual meets with the Norman Na al Sky- jackets, the Sooners split a pair ot thrilling con- tests, winning the first 67 to 64 ami ilropping the second 63 to 68. In the Von Worth Stock Show meet, the Sooners won a first place when Gene Sauer came through in the high jump, and Clarence Vicklumi in the mile and the mile relay took seconds. In the Texas Relays the Sooners turned in their best performance of the year as they won two of the six relays on the program. O. L .. with Clarence N ' icklund running beautiful races in anchoring both teams, took first in both the two-mile and the distance medley. In the outdoor conference meet. Iowa State won again but the Sooners moved up two places over their finish in the indoor, with a third place. Clarence ' ickluml was again the fair-haired boy for the Sooners. coming through with first in both the mile and two-mile. The relay quartet was second and Gene Sauer second in the discus and third in the high jump. In the State A. A. U., O. U. won three cha mpionships and tied for another. The able Sooner relay team come through for victories in the 1,600-meter and 400-meter relays, Dave Day took the quarter, and Bill Wilson tied for first in the pole vault. Page 259 DEPARTMENTAL HEADS The season for atliletics is over and although the players and the coaches have been the favored ones when it came to honor ami glory given in athletics, there are those who do much of the work and receive no decorations. These are the men " behind the scenes " who are responsible for help- ing to get the stage ready and who pull the cur- tain. Their jobs are varied and their responsibil- ities arc great. No team has finished a successful year without the whole-hearted support ot these men. It is their job to see that each tiepartment operates smoothly, to attend to the financial management of the entire department and to pub- licize the coaches and players. To these men Sooner supporters owe a debt of gratitude for their part in making Sooner athletics what it is t()ila ' . IH ' C;il v. McOKRMOTr (above) : of the depart- ment of physical education for men and coordinator for army and navy athletic program on the campus. Captain of the 1918 football and 1919 basketball teams, " Mac " was head basketball coach from 1922 to 1939. In 1929 he coached the Sooner team to the first Big Six conference championship. WII.LI.AM J. CROSS (below) : Business manauer of the athletic department. Bill was the greatest quarterback under the " old rule " in Sooner history. He played football from 1904 to 1907 and was Captain of his team in 1907. His job includes guarding money, making out budget, selling tickets, and travel- ing ahead of the Sooner team to make reservations, etc. II. ' ROLU KEITH (below): Director of sports publicity since 1930. He was graduated in 1929 from the university. One of the greatest runners in C). V. history. .Author of " Boy ' s Life of Will Rogers " and " Sports and ( ames " . Recently had pub- lished in the Saturday Evcninii Post an article written in collalw- ration with Bruce Drake on " Seven-Foot Trouble " . Chief trait: reluctance to talk about himself. Page 260 ' lim - •i ' f m The Challenge Demands Leadership SJ r p? ? Left Norman June, 1938, for a trip to England. Returned in September 0 enter Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. M.A. in June, 1939. First job as police reporter with Houston, Tex., " Chronicle. " Moved over to Journalism ' s cousin, radio news, in 1940, first with WKY, Oklahoma City, then KLZ, Denver. Married Carol Clarke of Oklahoma City in December, 1940. Continued work as newspaper editor and newscaster until drafted in March, 1941. Graduated from AAF Of- ficer Candidate School May, 1942, as second lieutenant. Remained in Miami Beach as OCS instructor until Febru- ary, 1943. Ordered to Winston-Salem, N. C, as a public relations officer in Headquarters, Army Air Forces. EDUCATION The future of the peace for which the world today is locked in mortal struggle de- pends upon the enlightenment of world ' s youth. This is your cosmic but inescapable challenge. Americans of the 20th century were reared in the basement of isolationism. The war has clubbed us into the realization that we must come upstairs into the light of one world if we expect a happy, harmonious tomorrow. A practical understanding of world economics, politics, history and geography is required of the good citizen from 1945 on. It is the stair- way from the basement. The means to this practical understanding are available to every college man and woman. They were to me, too. But I and too many like me made the mistake of regarding education in world affairs as a strictly aca- demic study. Russian history is a good example. Our lecturer had a splendid grasp of his subject and its significance. Our textbook was hon- est and incisive. Our library was jammed tii2 FDR WORLD CITIZENSHIP with authoritative reference mate- rial. Everything was right except my purpose. I stored up facts about Russia ' s past in a shapeless heap which was labelled, somewhat vaguely, " culture " . This label turned out to be a euphemism for impractical, disjointed information. There was no valid excuse for this abuse of learning. There is less ex- cuse for you if you make the same mistake. Your educational objec- tives are being crystallized in sharp, sure form by the tragedy of war. There can be no costlier lesson in the verities of internationalism. Having acquired a practical un- derstanding of the world and its problems, it then becomes your duty to use it. We have needed it much in the past and we need it now. But the need for enlightened concepts of world cooperation will reach its peak with the unconditional surren- der of our enemies. America and Americans will be in a national mood for the return to a " normal " state of affairs. They will be ripe for reaction. This is when your knowl- edge, intelligently applied, will be sorely needed to prevent a return to the basement of pre-war isolation- ism — a step into darkness which could nullify all the triumphs of vic- tory. The challenge is not to our system of education. Nor is it a challenge to our State Department or our Con- gress or our President. It is to you. Accept it and take your place in the ranks of men of good will, marching toward a durable world order. MAJOR WALTER HARRISON, JR., Headquarters, Army Air Forces I V- i y._ ;- ( KAPPA ALPHA THETA At DePauw University, Greencastle, Indiana, in 1870 four women students formed Kappa Alpha Theta. Theta lips are smiling, Theta eyes are too, Kappa Alpha Theta is proudly cclchrating its Seventy-fifth Anniversary this year. There are now sixty-seven chapters in the United States and Canada. rhcta love is sweeter, Theta hearts are true. Theta lips continued to smile as Jane Jones, Jane Van Clccf, Lyn Hampton, Margaret Chandler, Harriet Broaddus, Bobby Kathryn Crockett walked down the aisle to say their " I do ' s " to the lucky grooms. Jean Lowry took a ring. The slight predominance of Beta pins in the house was aided and abetted when Em Snyder linked Joe Basolo ' s pin to her kite and Joan Earnest fol- lowed suit. At the close 1)1 the first semester the Theta girls tearfully bid gootlbyc to tlic gratiu- atcs Jean Eowry, Virginia Kowlcr, Betty Fran- cisco, Lil P ' itzgeralil, Betty lianieman, Liz Mer- rick, and Nancy Miller. Thcta ' s kite went sailing Where the pansies grew; I he ( ). r. 1 betas returned to the campus going all out for intramurals, scholarship, anil various campus activities. University Dads turned to tlie kite clan to proclaim Bonnie F ' it .water the most outstanding coed at the university while (Jther Ikju- ors were taken by Bonne Knight, AWS president; Betty Hardeman, War Council Chairman; Betty Jo Beck, Cadettc Captain; Jean McDonald, Racket Club, president of Junior Panhellenic, suc- ceeding Liz Lowry in the position; and Katie Finney, assistant intramural manager of WAA and Survey Chairman of War Council. The cast of O. U. Beautiful Dolls included while Paula Buetow shone as a cheerleader for the second year and Linda Colbert was chosen as a member of Junior Women ' s Honor Class. The pledges elected Betty Apple as president of the pledge class and Lois Woodard as secretary to start their own year off right. Theta knows true friendship, THETA, I LOVE YOU 1 1 he riieta Bond Ballyhoo was substituted for rlicir annual formal dance and netted $628,124.75 in war bonds. Pago 264 MEMBRRS Pecxiv Banner Jeansftte Barti.eson Bettv Jo Beck Retta B EC km an Marv Black Paula Buetow Marv Lolise Carter Clarice Cochran Linda Colbert Patsv Cole Marv Elizabeth Cooper Ed tme Dandridce Gladys Parnell Katharine Finnev Lillian Fitzgerald Virginia Fowler BEm- Jean Francisco Harriet Freeman Marv Frances Friedman Shirlie Haddock Betty Hardeman Frances Herndon Helen IIintinoton Marcia Kelso Mary Kennedy Bonne Knight Phyllis Love Elizabeth Lohry Jean Lowry Patricia Lvdick Marima Jeanne Mavfield Bette McCallister Elizabeth Merrick Nancy Miller Nancy ' Roberts Devereaux Smith Mary Emily " Snyder Jo Ann Taylor cieraldine thompson Jean Wheeler Jean White pledc;es Bettv Jean Apple Bettv Baker Gail Branom Josephine Casey Martha Bay Collingwood Madge Conrad Mary ' Lou Dawson Pattv Dawson Martha Rose Draper Virginia Duffa ' Joan Earnest Marlene Hamilton Patty ' Manley ' Nona Markland Betti ' Ann McMahan Mary Ann Nesbitt Jean Rawi.incs Marilyn Tankersley Lois Marie Woodard Patty Kershall President . . . Vice-President Secretary Treasurer . . Social Chairman OFFICERS First Semester Bonnie Fitzwater Bonne Knight Patsv Cole Paula Buetow Frances Herndon Second Semester Bonnie Fitzwater Bonne Knight Patsy ' Cole Paula Buetow Frances Herndon First rotu, left to right: Mrs. Wells, hostess, Apple, Baker, Ban- ner, Beck, Bartleson. Second rov:: Beekinan, Black. Brannni. Buetow. Carter, Casey. Third rri ' u:: Cochran, Colbert, Cole, Collingwood, Conrad, Cooper. Fourth rov:: Dandridge, Daw- ••on, P. Dawson, Draper, Duffy, EarnesL Fifth rov;: Finney, Fitzgerald, Fitzwater, Fowler, Francisco, Freeman. Sixth rrm-: Friedman, lladdix-k, ILimilton, Hardeman, Herndon, Hunting- ton. Seventh rotiv Kelso, Kennedy, Knight, Love, E. Lowrv. Eiiihlh ro u - J. Lowry, L dick, Vtanley. Markland, MayHeld. inlh roii-: McCallister, .VIcDonahl, McMahan, Merrick, Nes- bitt. Tenth roii ' . ' Rawlings, Roberts, Smith, Snyder, Tankerslev. F.lfventh rov;: Taylor, Thompson, Wheeler, While, Woodard. Page 265 DELTA DELTA DELTA Four women students ot Boston University founded Delta Delta Delta in IS.SS. In 1944-45 the " hubba hubba " girls, known to many as the Tri Delts, starteil the year oH with a bang and hardly hatl e er ()ne gotten through enrolling than these kills began putting on pins and rings ami e en getting marrieil at a furious pace. The B Y C (Back Yartl Club) was functioning better than ever; in fact Frances Mayes and Cecil Munn were always complaining because they couUln ' t luul a place anil this among their other ettorts to be the lile of the party kept e eryone hysterical. Jeanne Hill ilonned the Phi Gam pin ot " Whitey " Mattison anil Su y McMurray took time out from school to marry her l- " iji. Se eral weeks alter this Ally 1 litchcock and Phi Delt Chapin 1 lowanl fol- lowed suit while A. |. llunter and (i. 1). I lams were doing their best to keep up the " Pliis and Tri " spirit on the school-tront. Billie Zach Boles was thrilled with her Phi Delt pin from a med stu- dent tar away, but she seemed just as thrilled with a junior birdman and he was nuiih closer, so . . . Mary Carolyn " 7 ila " I ' jiianuel spent the tirst few weeks making everyone laugh at iter lunn faces, but alter she snagged an engagement ring from her " bombailear " she was so busy ga ing at it that she had only hall as much time to entertain her sisters. Dee dee Pierce and Su y Patterson ilid their best to keep everyone up on the latest jokes and Doilie Mason did her best to entertain all the boys after her steady left for Midshipman ' s school in November. Margaret " (ieorge " I lum- plireys addeil a bit of excitement now and then when she brought home dead animals from her anatomy class. Joan Grable, Patsy Potter and Mary Jane Stewart woi-e " the [)in of old Sigma Alpha Epsilon, " but Betty 1 lerrington thought it all over and sent hers back. Keeping up the old Sig Alph spirit Betty Hermes, Peggy Solt and Peggy Hellar sang " Violets " every night in honor of their cadets who were long gone. And all this time Ramona Yergler, who can play the piano like no one else, was admiring big John Harley of foot- ball fame. The phone lines were humming all year from calls of Tinker Field officers calling Su y Comegys. As it ' s plain to see it was a grand yeai- foi- the Theta fiamma chaptei " of Delta Delta Delta. Page 266 MEMBERS Hii I IE Zach MxRv Catherine CATi.rrr M Rv Alice Chishoi.m MvRV Elizabeth Everitt Kmhryv Fisher BeITV GAhFORD Betty Ri th IIarbisox Pecgv lloROTHv Hemphill Jew Hill Mary Hill RiTH Axx Hill Adrievxe Hitchcock M ry Fay Howard Mary Lou Himphreys Ai ICE Ji ne Hivter Beity- Joyce Huston- Katie lAMS Io E Mac.okhv Frances Mayes Suzanne McMlrray Edith Morton- Mary Lou Nichols Suzanne Patterson Adelia Mae Pierce PVTSY Potter Evelyn Reeburgh Ann Scott Mary Jane Stewart Norma Stewart Joan Whitcomb Charlotte Wrinkle (iErry Wrinkle Elaine Young Rose Marie Young PLEDGES Norma Brown Sue Comecys Freda Sue Croom Carolyn Cullen Marv Carolyn Emanuel Joan Grable Betty Hermes Betty Herrington Dorothy Herrington Ji NE Hodge Margaret Humphreys Betty Kershner r RY Sue Leslie Mary Lingenfelter Dorothy Mills Doris Muncer Dorothy ' Ann Mason Barbara Smith Peggy Solt Christine Taylor L rtha Ann Williams Julie Yancuell Ramona Yercler OFFICERS First Semester Second Semester President . . RuTH Ann Hill Ruth Ann Hill Vice-Presiden t Mary Lou Humphreys Mary Lou Humphreys Secretary . . Betty ' Ruth Harbison Betty Ruth Harbison Treasurer . . Betty ' Joy ' CE Huston Betty ' Joyce Huston Soc. Chairman Alice June Hunter Alice June Hunter First roii; left to riRht: Mrs. Togge, hostess, Boles, Catlett, Brown, Comegys, Croom. SeconJ rois;: Cullen, Curtis, Emanuel, Everitt, Fisher, Gafford. Third rov:: (;rable, CiriHin, Harbison, Hellar, Hemphill, Hermes. Fourth roiv: H. Herringtiin. D. Her- rington, J. Hill, M. Hill, R. Hill, Hodge. Fifth roii-: Hitchcock, Howard, M. Humphreys, M. L. Huinphrc s, Hunter, Huston. Sixth roii:: lams, McVIurray, Kershner, Knight, Leslie, Lingen- felter. Seventh rov:: Magoffin, Mason, Mayes, Mills, .Morton, Munger. Eighth rov:: Nichols, Patterson, Pierce, Potter, Ree- burgh, Saunders, inth rov;: Scott, Shirley, Smith, Solt, M. Stewart, N. Stewart. Tenth roic: Ta lnr, Waite, Whitcomb, Williams, Wrinkle. Eleventh root ' .- (J. Wrinkle, ' anguell, Yergler, E. Young, R. M. Young. mm m Page 267 PI BETA PHI Pi Beta Phi was the pioneer among the national fraternities tor women. Twelve college i irls met at Monmouth College, Monmouth, Illinois, on April 26, 1867, to toster the iileals ot a more nohle womanhootl. This school year startetl oft Aith a hang at the Pi Phi house with a hunch ol cute new pledges who immeiliateh ' attracted all hranches ol the local Xa y tor hlind tlates. The house was turneil into a Navy barracks every weekend until (jladys wouUl appear with a smile to send the boys on their way. Roy Acuff and his smoky mountain boys was a familiar sound on thin.) Hoor. Linda I.oftin and Jane ' ilson made his melodies immortal, or at least una (jidable, with their shrieking of iiis compositions all over the campus. Andy Russell was the year ' s dream boy anil his " What a Difference a Day Makes " could be heard at any time of the day or night on any lloor. i lowe er. May jo I.unilgaaril ran a close seconii to Sinatra anil her melodious Noice will remain forever in the memories of her soror- ity sisters. What an eventful year — Nancy Gray, prexy, donned John Cheed ' s Sigma Nu jiin anil the house had candy and Howers tOr days. 15a r- hara liass and (irey Ik-rry went into their second year ot being pinned while Mary Colvert and " Eddie " Myers finished up tluir year of going steady without a disagreement. Ah . . . that Navy! . ;, those Navy Cadets. Jack Anderson stole Janet Johnson ' s heart and she ' s now a pink and blue Heta gal. And so is Cleorgeanne ( ' Hor- nett to the tune of " lie ' s Just My Mill. " All Gladys iMontin ' s letters are directed to the At- lantic to her " Chief Petty boy " Charles Peppers, and Darlene Housley ' s go " somewhere in the Pacific. " But the Navy hasn ' t taken over com- pletely for Gail Kathryn Riley acquired a dia- mond from Churchill Blakey and Mary Suggs definitely prefers the Army especially the air corps, namely Tommy Norman. And just let someone mention the word " Square " and Jane Balmer smiles gladly — and we don ' t mean knit- ting squares either. Confulentially he ' s a real darling Captain!! January 17 brought to a close the first semester and it also meant that the entire pledge class made those necessary grade points to be initiated. Pi Phi won the scholarship cup tor ha ing the highest grade average and too, the pleilge class came out on top for gratle a erages. All in all, 1945 was a wonilertul one for Pi PI i,;i Paq» 268 MEMBERS Vavann Almond Sally Love Martha Appel Dorothy McBrioe Jane Kai.mer Zannie May Manning Barbara Bass Mii.i.icENT Marks Bkiia Beeki.y Gladys Montin Uaruvra Berry Frances Moore Martha C ' olvert Patsy Mlrpiiev Kathryn Coolev CJeorceanne O ' HoRNErr Jl ' NE CoSTELLO Patty Price Shirley Shirley Ann Routt Betsy Gandy Anne Reeves Carolyn Gannon Gail Kathryn Riley Nancy Gray Sally Simms Anna Hall Anne Stueve PARLENE IlOUSLEY Mary Louise Suggs Janet Johnson Nelle Williams Frances Jones Nancy Wilson Elinor Love PLEDGES Marjorie Sue Barr Linda Loktin Mary Jane Bell May Jo Lundcaard Sally Berryhill Ann Marland VlRGINL BlXBY Margaret Milner Barbara Boyce Sara Jean Marrow Patrich Blrcess Eloise Mullendore Nate Coldiron PAITI McWll.l.IAMS Carolyn Cooley Rosemary McWii.i.iams Frances Alice Fell Marjokie Myers Pat Haney Betty Oliver Harriet Hardeman Alice Jane Orendorff Beverly Klein Mattie Ann Reistle Caro Lee Kramer Eileen Seevers Helen Jane Lalciilin Jane Wilson Mary Ann Ledbetter OFFICERS First Srmester Second Simislfr President . Nancy C5ray Barbara Herrv Vice-Pres. . (Jail Kathryn Rilev Zannie May Manning Secretary . Martflv Appel Nancy Wilson Treasurer . Mary Colvert Carolyn (Jannon jmmL i ' © Social Chm. (Jeorceanne O ' Hornett (iEorgeanne O ' Hornett first rov:, left to right: Miss Scivally, hostess, Almond, Appel, Balmer, Barr. Second rov;: Bass, Beekly, Berry, Berryhill, Bixby. Third ro u:: Boyce, Burgess, Coldiron, Colvert, C. Cool- ey. Fourth rov:: K. Cnoley, Costcllo, Oockler, Fell, Gandy. Fifth rov:: (Jannon, CJray, Hall, Haney, Hardeman. Sixth rov: Housley, Johnson, Klein, Kramer, Laughlin. Seventh rov:: Led- better, Loftin, E. Love, S. Love, Luiidgaard. Hiffhth rov:: Manning, Marland, Marrs, Milner, Montin. inth rov:: Moore, Morrow, Mullendore, Murphey, McBride. Tenth rovr: P. Mc- Williams, R. McWilliams, NL ers, () lli)rnett, Oliver. Eleventh row: Orendorff, Price, Reeves, Reistle, Riley. Tvel th rov: Seevers, Stueve, Suggs, Williams, J. Wilson, N. Wilson. Pago 269 i-=a KAPPA KAPPA GAMMA Kappa Kappa (Tainiiia as toiiinlcd at Mon- mouth College, Monmouth, Illinois, in 1870. Amonjr their alumni of importance they are proud to list Alice Duer Miller, Marj aret Speaks, Patty Berg, and Helen Wills Moody. Arriving early in September, we registered at Hotel Kappa at the University of Oklahoma, which had opened for another successful season. We made room ar- rangements with Hotel Manager Mrs. Davis and were immediately swirled into a round of activ- ities under the guidance of Kay Jordan, Assistant Manager. The hockey team soon arrived for fall training and had a second victorious season untier the leadership ot Captain Doris (iene Kramer. Couples constantly seen in the lohhy were steatiies Barbara Currie and Charles Selah ant! jayne Hollis and Ciordon Knox; ami pinmates Liz .ie Mclntyre-Bud Caldwell, Sally an 1 lorn-Tom Finney, Julia Col vert— Leonard Logan, and Mar- garet Camp— Hugh Hudson. Kay Jordan was hack working on her Doctor ' s — and manageil to do most ol her research at the South Base. Betty Wood and Jane Rippel haunted the mail box tor news Irom absent pinmates Sig Alf " Friday " Ortenburger and Phi Delt Ld Ritchey. Pinky Smith, Catharine (iotwals, anil Ravtlene Scott checked out in January to make plans lor iiomes of their own. The volleyball championship and Maida Lambeth ' s victory in the ping-pong tourna- ment brought further fame to 70(1 College. Carolyn Lytle, Katlir n Miller. Phoebe Clark, Sue Smith, and Margie Adams diil nuKJi to boost the morale of the iio s in " O. V . Beautiful Dolls " . Nancy Bean, Peggy Brennan, Janelle Law, and Helen Jordan contributed in no small part to the successful productions at the nearby Playhouse. Evening entertainments were provided by Mar- garet Lee Brown and ' ayne Smith. The long- distance switchboard was kept busy by the thirt - minute conversations of Nancy Rygel and Lieut. (J- H-) J ' li ' i McAteer. ' Tis rumored that their relationship may soon become more serious. Phyl Lberle anil Jean Barnett spent hours composing original songs for George and Luke, the most famous of which went to the tune of " Don ' t Fence Me In " and conveyed the opposite idea. Nancy Dillon ' s long-distance calls became local once more when Randy Kerstien was stationed at the South Base, much to Nanc " s delight. It was a year lull ol lun tor all of us and we made oiu " reservations earlv for next fall. Page 270 MKMBKRS JtAV Karnett Margaret Lee Brows I1r R iiiiv Cashei.d I ' IKIKBE A X C ' l.ARK Marv Awe ( rrie PArrv OESKiNis Nancy Dillon- Joe Ann Dudley Phyllis Eberle Catharive Gotwals Marv (Jreen Aw Hardy Cordelia Haves Helen Jordan- Kathrvn Jordan Doris (iEne Kramer M Vll) 1, MBETH JANFLL Law Barbara Lemmon Phyllis Ann Mahonev Elizabu II NkiN I irk Katharine Miller Frances Pemberton Frances Pipkin Nancy Rycel Norma Jean Smith NLxRV Jane Stein BiLi.iE Joe Twvman Sally ' an Horn r RCARET ' AIGIIAN BeI lY ' 00D Harrieit Zaciirv PLFJ1GES Margie Adams Nancy Bean Bonnie Braun Peggy Brennan Evelyn Bond Margaret Camp Jii.iA Colvert Barbara Clrrie Pat Davis Mary Jo Hammond Jayne Hoi.lis Rhoda James Elaine Johnson MoLLiE Lester Carolyn Lytle Eleanor Ann McCoy Rosemary Mullen Norma Parker Betty Jean Pratt Phyllis Prigmorf Jane Rippel Raydene Scott Sue Smith Edna Ruth Strother Marv Margaret Tii.lerv OFFICERS Firjt Srmislir Second Stwisli-r 1 ' 4 » President . . . . Maida Lambeth Kathrvn Miller . i tk M Vice-President Kathrvn Miller Ann Mahoney - V 1% t Secretary . . . Ann Mahonev Phoebe Clark v ll i r. Jk A Treasurer . . . . Ann Hardv Ann Hardy I J Xr m m Social Chairman . Jean Barnetf Elaine Johnson m M L. w First roiu, left to right: Mrs. Davis, hostess, Adams, Barnett, Bean, Bond. SreonA row: Braun, Brennan, Brown, Camp, Can- field. Third roiA.-: Christian, Clark, Colvert, Currie, Davis. Fourth roiv: Dillon, Dudley, Eheric, (ioHvals, Cireen. Fifth ro w: Gunn, Hammond, Hayes, Hollis, James. Sixth row: John- son, Jordan, Kramer, Lamheth, Law. Sri ' tiilh row: Lemmon, Lester, L»Kan, Lytic, Mahoney. Fii hth row: McCoy, Mclntire, Miller, Parker, Pemberton. inlh row: Pipkin, Pratt, PriRmore, Ripple, Scott. Trnth row: Smith, Spruill, Stein, Tillery. tlrv- f nth row: Twyman, ' an Horn, Wood, Zachry. i ri - t. I f , Page 271 ALPHA CHI OMEGA Seven coeds at Dcpaiiw University, Greencastlc. Indiana, met in 1916 with the idea of forming; a traternit) to all liheral arts with work in the musical world. Things got oti to a gay start in September at 103 West Boytl when a slew of un- cannily ingenious pledges announced themselves at the front door and moved in, hag and baggage. It ' s been a madhouse ever since. Taffy Williams, a past master at ignoi ' ing curfews ami manipu- lating manpower, imiiKchateU ' establislieti herselt as a mischief maker ilelux atul Gulp, Mullins and Johnson have hatl their share in laying out the plans. Prexy Mary Mell Roberts tried to diviile her time equally between the chapter, the north base and writing ails lor the Oklahoma Daily while Margaret Lane, who talked to a sailor on a train and received an engagement ring Irom him the next week, decidetl life can be hilarious. And speaking of hilarity, nothing could have been more knocked out than those Saturday night parties in the City attended by Peters and Bernard. While all this was going on Pat (iaden was sitting at home waiting for the semester to enel so she could middle-aisle it with " Bobby Lou " I ' .step, Virginia Rine was trying to tlecide between the officer in the Pacific or Chuck Weiss, and Stubby Stubbeman was dashing about planning I ' AB acti ities. Carolyn McDermcnt, Dorothy Kamp and Boiiln Bell tound that social life and pledge tk ities don ' t mix while Joyce Weinman sat in stuily hall and trietl to ilecide between Lou and Clem. Lucille Long took time out Irom stuily to isit liance Russ " parents and Maryelyn Stewart sadly kissed her soldier boy goodby and spent her nights at home making wedding plans. Dotty I lartman took off Watson ' s ring and started cadavering with pre- med Fred Dinkier while Bev Kobel kept up a touching " correspondence with Robert, and Jane Board waited for Captain Ilammon to return from the Pacific. Phyllis Bever kept the house in stitches with her dance routine of jive like the chicks do it, and I lughes, I.ennon, Cox, .McClin- tock and the Leachmans spent hours drooling over Danny Kay records. Jo Ann Kirkpatrick tried all year to get up ner ' e to officially sever relations with her ensign so she couKl join the chapter lilomlstone girls, FAGAM ( lluft a guy a month). Paqo 272 MEMBERS Betit Bernard JARITA BiCKNELL Barhara Jane Board POROTIIV Bravdox COXNIE ClINB Alice Jane Cox Anne Crii.e Patricia Gaden Ann CJAiNES l OROTHV HartMAV Sioix HiGHEs Kav Kaiser Beverly Kobel Jo Ann Kirkpatrick Marcaret Lane NoviE Rae I.eaciiman PErrv Jo Leachmav Viroinia Lennon Lucille Long Nancy McCi.i stock Mary Maud Peters Marjorie Pittman Mary Siioi.i. Jean Stewart Marvelvx Stewart Marv Lou Sti bbeman Anna Licili.e Rose Mary Meli, Roberts Virginia Rine DoROTiiv Warkentiv PLEDGES Katharine Batten Barbara Bell Phyllis Bever Martha Carney Mary Ann Channell Virginia Channell Connie Cochran Doris Culp Mary Lou Farmer Jean Garrett Mary Louise IL ney Judy Hannon Mary Hermes Neta Hinson Given Johnson noROTiiv Kamp ?L ZEI. Ledgervvooi) Peggy Long Carolyn McDermott Patti- Mullins Margaret Sullivan Frances Sitter Marv Kav Seaboch Jo Anne Towers Joyce Weinman Tafky Williams President . . Vice-President Secretary . . Treasurer . . Social Chairman Pat Gaden OFFICERS First Semester Mary Meli, Roberts Margaret Lane Alice Jane Cox Second Semester Marv Mei.l Roberts Marcarei ' Lane Alice Jane Cox Barbara Jane Board Barbara Jane Board Pat Gaden First rou; left to right: Mrs. Gerard, ho les , Ballon, Hi-11, Ber- nard, Bever. Second roiv: Bickiiell, Board, Brandon, Brown, Carney. Third rov:: M. Channell, V. Channell, Cline, Cochran, Cox. Fourth row: Crile, Culp, Farmer, Gaden, (iaincs. Fijtii rotu: Haney, Mannon, Harlman, IIerme , Ilinson. Sixth row: HuRhes, Johnson, Kaiser, Kamp, Kirkpatrick. Seventh roiu: Kohel, Lane, N. Leachman, V. Lcachrnnn, Lt-dmrwood. F.icjhth row: Lennon, Long, P. Long, Mullins, McClintock. Sinlh roi.:: MoDerinoIt, Peters, Pittman, Rine, Roberts. Tenth row: Rose, Seabixrh, Sholl, Stewart, . I. Stewart. Eleventh row: Slubhemaii, Sullivan, Towers, Warkentin, Weinman, Williams. Wm c m ' f- m m Page 273 ALPHA PHI Ten woiiicn in S racuse University in 1S72 concci ctl the idea ot toiineling a women ' s frater- nity alonji; the line of the men ' s organizations. Alpha Phi hceaiiie national with the founding ol Beta Chapter at Northwestern in 1880. Alpha I ' hi was the lirst women ' s Iraternity to own a chaptei " house, and things have really heen hu .- ing aroinnl ye ole Allafi house at the University ot Oklahoma. Hritlge is still the favorite pastime, with pool running a close second. And in the bracket ot pool stars, jayne McFarland holds A. P. title. Alice (Andy) Aniirews started ott her year as Girl of the Month in the (Jctober Covfrrd Jl ' agon and since then she has been keeping a long list of stags following her arouml. Another gal wh o liasn ' t been affected by the man shortage is Hiilie Kiliam, who is never without a date, anil sometniies has two at the same time. A Sigma Chi pin came into the house on the sweater ot I,ynn Albertson; now she and (ilad s Car er keep each other occupieil raving about their men. Ann Morphew, according to the ouijee board, is destinetl to mai-i one i ,ee Liggett. Now all she has to do is tinti him. New thiril finger left hanil ilecorations can be seen on the hands of Perry Jo Staftonl, Alice Nash and 15. J. Settle, anil are the girls proud! — Just ask them. Ri aling Jo Saunders I ' or the title nf " person- ality kid " . Margaret Benton has kept the house in stitches. I ler !• reneli pronunciation is reail out of this world. Mildred Jackson, pledge prexy, has become a very popular girl; almost any time of night or day you can hear someone screaming, " Hey, Jackson! " What is this strange power she holds? Could be her hair dryer. Nigel Stout , has been busy all )ear grooming Wilma Patchett for Alpha Lambda Delta and possible Phi Beta Kappa. Could be " Stootzie " would like to assure the house good grades after she leaves. There was great rejoicing at the South Base when Marjorie Dodds returned from Pennsyl- vania. Now the boys won ' t have to listen to Woody ' s tale of woe any longer. Marialice I lilbig and Mila Trent kept the interurbans run- ning thick anil fast by their trips to the City to " shop " . Page 274 MKMHERS (iLADYS Carver Jo Close I-iii CniFs Mar J OR IE PoDDS Marcaret An IJolph Jean Ertwine Marv I.oi ' isE James Marias McCormick Ass MoRPiiEVV Alice Nash Jo Saiisders B. J. Seitle N ' iCEL Stoutz PLEDGES I.VSN Alrertsos Alice Jo Andrews Margaret Bemos Frances Capps Colleen Edwards Marcine Hamilton Marialice Hilbic MiLDRFD Jackson Bii.i.iE Kii I M Marjorie Morrow Javne McFari.asd Wn.MA Patch ett Joan Renkro Perrv Jo StAhori) Pat Tolar Mm. A Trent OFFICERS firjl Simislir Siuotut Si tiustfr President Nigel Stoutz Nigel Stoltz Vice-President ... Jo Close Alice Nash Secretary Cladys Carver Gladys Carver Treasurer Jo Salnders Jo Salndkrs Firjt roiv, left to right: Mrs. Loop, hostess. Albertson, Alston, .Andrews. Second roti-: Benton, Capps, Carver, Close. Third ro w: Coles, Dodds, Dolph, Edwards. Fourth roit.-: Hamilton, Hilbig, Jackson, Killain. fifth roii ' : Morphew, Morrow, Mc- Farland, Nash. Sixth ro-u-: Patchett, Rcnfro, Saunders, Settle. Sfvcnih ro w: Sherwood, Stafford, Slol . Eighth ro Vi-: Stout . Tolar, Trent. Page 27S GAMMA PHI BETA Gamma Phi Beta was founded at Syracuse Uni- versity in 1874 anil blossomed forth on the O. U. campus in 191S. riiroutih the efforts of its four illustrious tounilcrs, the sororit ' now numbers 52 chapters. Versatility was the feature of the Gee- Fee house this year. Kntertainment was plentiful with I.ila Fern I ' .scoe at the piano ami the pletli e class " trio !j;ivin. i out with " Southern i- ' ried " ' at the slightest pro ocation. ' hen BeeCiee Johnson Patterson hatl her weildinjr at the house, all of the sisters were almost as exciteil as the briile. Best .Man, .Marxin Kraettll, and Maid of 1 lonor, janie ' illis, are still waiting lor him to get his commis- sion. Phyllis I ' engilin dexoted much of her spare time in getting used to her new diamond. When- ever " pretty " Betty Ford wanted to get out of a social Junction, she had to " work on the Fxtension Division news " , but everyone knew she wanteil to sec " Sweetums " . Between UAB meetings ami working on the Career Conference, Bobby IJoilge lound time for keeping three steps aheatl of V-12 ' s personality hoy, Bill " Quits " Wilson. Was it her Cadette connections or that beauiiful smile that netted Kakkie Chambers those gooti looking ser- vice men? Neota and Jeanette Williams, Okie City ' s sister team, shareil men as well as clothes, until Nikki ilecidetl to steady it with Worcester ' s favorite son, l-lKlon Hatfield. Now jeanette car- ries on alone with the males. All of the girls who were ajar I rom their pinmates en ied Doris Sarber when she got to go to New York ami see her Navy man. Pleilge Billie Anderson took over Screwy Scroggins, old Gamma Phi problem, until she met more interesting people. Two Phi Kap pins belonging to NR() " s Tom Emerson and Jack W itbeck moved into the house, being chaineci to the crescents of Polly Hendon and Eleanor Thompson. Ah — those NRO parties in the City! Three unbelievable steatlies were atlded to the growing list — Prexy Charlsie Mac and Bill Ku- beck. Betty Barefoot and Bill Koenig, and Kay Price anil Dick Trice. Then came one a little more believable — Shirleebotz WoodruB and Curtis Threlkeld. And last but not least, l- ' renchv Bur- row was adopted as the sjiirit ot the pledge class. The year endetl gloriously with the sorority ' s win- ning the improvement award and many honorary traternities being represented in the house. Paga 276 MEMBERS Brm- Barefoot Hei.ex Katiirvx Chambers BETTi- Mae Conner Pat Connor Thomasina Dver LiLA Fern Escoe Betty Ford Kathleen Henrv Palline Hendov Barbara Ann IIodce Bett - Jane Johnson Betty Jean Johnson- Pa nv Ivester Yvonne Litciiheid CmAri.SIE Mcl-AIGHI.IN Joan Miller Joan Neely Virginia Randle LoiisE Rice Doris Sarrer Pali.a Tate Phyllis Tencdin Gloria Turner Rebecca Jo Yolxg PLEDGES Billie I-ee Anderson JiMMiE Baker Wm.lena Blsby Mary Elizabeth Camp Martha Mae Cullen Mary Frances Gold Janet Hicks AvA Jeanne Hollixcsworth SizANNE Hurst Elizabeth Johnson Janelle Liebolt Pat McAxallen Marian Mowry Barbara Marshall Biilve Morrow MiTzi Morse Frances Paris Don Katherine Price Jane Steinhorst Eleanor Thompson Jeanette Williams Neota Williams Shirlee Woodruff OFFICERS First Srmcsti-r SiYOnJ Semester President Charlsie McLaughlin Charlsie McLaughlin Vice-Pres. . Barbara Ann Hodge Tommy Dyer Secrctarv , Betty- Mae Conner Bettt Mae C onner Treasurer . Doris Sarber Betty Barefoot Social Chm. Barbara Ann Hodge Tommy Dyer First rov.; left to ri);ht: Mrs. J. IL HuiImjii, housemother, Ander- son, Baker, Barefoot, Busbv. Seeond rov;: Camp, Chambers, Conner, Connor, Cullen. Third ro u:: Dver, Escoe, Ford, Gold, Flendon. Fourth rov:: Henry, Hicks. HmlKe, HollinKsworth, Hurst, Fifth ro u.- Ivester, Johnson, Betty Jean Johnson, Elizabeth John- son, Liebolt. Sixth rixu:: Litchfield, .Marshall, Miller, Morrow, Morse. Seventh roiu-: Mowry, .Mc.Anallen, McLaughlin, Neely, Paris. Eighth rixu-: Price, Randle, Rice, Sarber, Smith, . inlh rov:: Spencer, Steinhorst, Tate, Tengdin, I hompson. Tenth rovi: Turner, Jeanette Williams, Neota Williams, Willis, Wood- ruff, Young. W% Page 277 - " Rjt DELTA GAMMA In 1S74, at Lewis School, Oxford, Mississippi, Delta Gamma joined the ranks of national frater- nities for women; and it made its debut on the campus of O. U. in 1918. Its three founders were confinetl to school liuring the Christmas vaca- tion because the weather hail made the roads to their homes inaccessible, and it was then that they decided to form the fraternity to promote more social activity. Delta Gamma girls this year have been going all-out for open houses and for hockey games, iov liates ami then for late stuiiy hours, for hamburgers (always served on Ihursdays) and for cokes (any day of the week), for football and for football players. At any rate. Delta (iamm ' s girls have been going out. Kleanor Davis, prexy, can be seen almost any day pedaling across the campus on her ever-ready bicycle — that is, il some kind soul hasn ' t already borroweii it. Interest has been revived by Patsy Powell in tennis, men, hockey, men, ping pong, men — all sports, all men! The house is full of girls " keeping the home fires burning " for various soldiers and sailors (anil a marine), by Sara Sloan (dear I)a iil — the boy who makes those long, long ilistance telephone calls), Peggy Erickson, Madgel Dean Hart (oh, that Bill!!), Margery Henry, Virginia Cawthon (Bob is really a D. (i. man), Dorothy Wayland, and Betty Peg I.itchenheld (how about that |iin?). " Glama ons " have taken o er tiie house this year. The " Shorties " just don ' t have a chance; however, Pat Dobry is doing all right for herself following in the e ' er-rusliiiig footsteps of petite Mary Martha Logan. One of those happy coincidences occurred when Midge Figley finally decided to come to O. U. and then Louis Enlow, her high school flame, was sent to the South Base. Some gals have all the luck! The D. G. trio, for con- venience called Lila Lee Davis, Pat Bynum, and Veta Jo Cullen, had fun singing for the camp shows with the " O. U. Beautiful Dolls " cast. Re- member??? — when Bob Penimore, A. M. foot- ball star, came to see Veta Jo for the first time? I ' .vcrvone suddenly had to have a drink, hence the endless procession to the fountain, when the vie staved repaired for two whole weeks until some " born mechanic " tried to change a record, when the pledges came home from their walk-out? Nutf said. Pag» 278 MEMBERS Patricia Bvm ' m Mary Virginia Clay Marilyn Cook RossLYN Crane Eleanor Davis LiLA Lee Davis Patti Down I no Peggy Erickson Margaret Hall Lee Ann Mammons Madgel Dean Hart Margery Henry Rhea Hill Eva Lou Hibbi.e Marian Kennev Betty Peg Litcheniieid Mary Martha Logan Frances McCooi. Patricia Putnam RlTll PVLE Jo Ellen Reiley Ann Sheldon Mary Evelyn Smith [arvi.yn Ann Thompson SiE Thompson Mary Dean Vance Dorothy Wayland Betty Webster Barbara Wells BeITV I.Ol ' ll.nMAN gk Cfi PLEDGES Elizabeth Anderson Virginia Lee Anderson Virginia Cawthon Grace Cowell Veta Jo Cullen Pollyaxna Davis Patti Dean Helen Denner Pat Dobrv Ann Ezell Midge Ficley Bobbie Henry- Margaret Killincsworth CORRINE KiNNAMAN Lillian Krepps Joan Looney Edna Earle McCraw Peggy Marchant Arlene Nordstrom Lee Oliver Patsy Powell Sara Ann Preston Sara Sloan Helen Strickler Helen Vandivier Caroly-n Webster OFFICERS First Semester Second Semester President . . . Eleanor Davis Eleanor Davis Vice-President Rhea Hill Rhea Hill Secretarv . . . Margery Henry Margery Henry Treasurer . . . LiLA Lee Davis Betty- Lane Webster Social Chairman Margaret Hill Rhea Hill First rov:, left to risht: Mrs. McNeil, hostess, E. Anderson, V. Anderson, Bynum, Cauthon. Second rovi: Clay, Cook, Cowell, Crane, Cullen. Third rov;: E. Davis, L. Davis, P. Davis, Dean, Denner. Fourth row: Dobrv, Downing. Erickson, Ezell, Figlev. Fifth ro iu: B. Hall, M. Hall ' , Hammons, Hart, M. Henry. Sixth rotv: R. Henry, Hill, Hulihell, KillinKsworth, Kiniiainan. Sev- enth rov;: Kinney, Krepp, Litchcnheld, Logan, Looney, Mar- chant. Eighth ro w: McCraw, .McCool, Nordstrom, Oliver, Powell, Preston, inth roii-: Putnam, Pyle, Reiley, Shelton, Sloan, Smith. Tenth rov;: Strickler, NL Thompson, S. Thomp- son, ' ance, Vandivier, Wavland. Eleventh roii:: B. Webster, C. Webster, Wells, Wildman, Hall, Irice. €)£) ' 4 Page 279 CHI OMEGA Chi Omej a sorority was foumlcd in 1895 at the University of Arkansas. It was the first Greek letter society for women in the South and the first strictly national women ' s fraternity. At the Chi O Corral, as it was known during Fron- tier Week, they lassoed some slick chicks this year. Pretty Billie Frank Adair was crowneil Indian Princess at the close of the P ' rontier week festivi- ties. Jean Porter, prex , am! Jackie Brewer both were tied down jrooti h ' a couple of Phi Gams. Sally Sue Mensely, June Carlock, anti Kay Li ely hail taken the big step within two months alter school started. Some pledges had good blind dates which led to good things — Joan Moore tirew Jack Ilinkley, (iay Sharp had Homer " Sparky " Sparkman for a while, and Ruth McKissiek met Brower. Thea Ortman could be seen at e " ery football game cheering tor Charlie I lean!. Since Charlie himself couldn ' t keep Thea warm, he gave her his track blanket to keep her toes( .■ ' ) from freezing. Dot ' ills and Ann Keeshir are still Mondering if they will ever fall in low (excluding their many crushes per year). With Bonnie John- son, Dorris Stagg, Joan Irwin, Ruth Kent, Sue Walker, and Marjorie Maines flashing iliamonds around, the unattached girls of the Chi Omega house are almost outnumbered. Tlu Clii n ' s new- est rush theme is, " Pledge Chi Omega ami get a iliamond ring. " i ' liere were man steail in " ,:. tlii ' . year — Pat Grant anil Wendell Tin lor, iVillie IVr- kinson and Jack Kennedy, Carrifae Russell and Seth Wood, ita I ' aulkenberrv and Guv Keith, B. J. Hunter and Joe Clark. Kay Barnett had all the boys wishing she had started her schooling at dear O. U. instead of Colorado. Jac(iue Smith and Charlotte Wilson are true to the Xavy blue tor their Ensigns are tar, far awa . Soon they will be back, thougli, ami then — we know, don ' t we? Helen Blackert, full of pep as usual, was still leading cheers with a Hey, gang, and oh! those shoulders!!! Dorothy (WHERI ! have you been all my life??!!) Craig left a string of broken hearts behind her, but she ' s still strictly an Army girl. " Shusta, " the Chi O ' s official car. was seen around the campus adding color and sparkle. Scholastic honors were upheld by Jean Porter as a member of Mortar Board, Phi Beta Kappa and the lunioi- 1 lonor Class. Pago 280 Il »cvn MIMKIRS Mary Acki.v Bftiv Bob Avcfrman Jive Barvkit IIeI.FV Bl.AiKFRT Ja r Boswfii. Jackie Brewer Mary I is Cl ' nmncmam ViRCIVIA KVERITT Nita Fai lkenberry Barbara (jRANDKrEi.n Pat C.rant Jeav (Jrooav Irene Hexry- Jeax IIortox Betty Jane Hlnter BoWII J( II M Aw KeESI AR Rlth Kent JlAMTA McCAI.EB M nr.Iorie Mainks Jldy N ' eweii. Thea Ortmav Jean Porter Carrii ae Russell Mary Jane Sharp jACfjiE Smith OORRIS Stagg ArAHMAE SlLI.IVAN Sle Walker Charlotte Wilson 0 |i » i Pl.KIKJES BiLLiE Frank Adair Ann Angerman Kay Barnett Floralynn Benninc F.VELYN Brown Durella Constant Dorothy Craig Dorothy Jean Falls JiMMIE RlTH FERCLSOV Bobby Heard Jo Ann Irwin Val Jackson LoLi.iE Keener Marjorie Lidle Pat Loom is HoROTIIY Ll ' CAS RiTii McKissicK MiLLICENT McMASTER Jane Marshall Jerry Marshall JiAN Merrill Jo Ann Moore Joan Park Billie Perkinson Dora Prime Cmari.a Robertson (Jay Sharp Rita Trentman Dot Wills OFFICERS First Snnisler President .... Jean PortEiv Vice-President . . ' irginia Everitt Secretary .... Jackie Brewer Treasurer . . . Pat Grant Social Chairman . Tiiea OrtmAn SifoiiJ Sfineslrr Jean Porter ' |RCINIA Everitt Jackie Brewer Pat Grant Thea OrtmAn First rou; left to right: Mrs. Ball, hostess, Ackley, Adair, A. .AiiKerinan, B. .Angerman. Srinml rnii;: J. Barnett, K. Barnett, Beiiiiinj;, Blackert, Brewer. Third ro ii:: Brown, Constant, Craig, Cunningham, Everitt. Fourth rov:: Falls, Faulkenlurrv, Fergu- son, (irant, (Jrogaiu Fifth roiv: CJrandfield, Heard, Henry, Hortrin, Hunter. Sixth rov;: Irwin, Jackson, Johnson, Keener, Keeslar. Sri-i-nth ro iv: Kent, I. idle, I.oomis, I-ucas, Maines. hii hlh ro u - J. Marshall, Jerry Marshall. McCalih, MiKissick, McMasters. Xinth roit;: Merrill, Moore, Newell, Ortman, Park. Trnth rov:: Perkinson, Porter, Prime, Rohertson, Russell, (i. Sharp. Eleventh rov.;- M. Sharp, Stagg, Sullivan, rrenlman. Walker, Wills. Page 281 ALPHA XI DELTA Alpha Zeta chapter ot Alpha Xi Delta ap- peared on the O. U. campus in 1921 as a branch of the national organization founded at Lomhanl College, Galeshurg, Illinois, in 1893. Black magic has been the keynote of the season at O. U. this year headed by Darla Johnston and her cdu- cateci table. But it took more than saitl magic to get Martha Colcord out of her frequent mixups with too many men for the same time. We waited eagerly for the time when Prexy Rose Mary Her- ald and Helen " Engine-brain " Rooks had their much planned picnic " a week from some Sunday " . These barefooted girls from Arkansas, Ollie May Kilpatrick, Ruth Marie Snider, and Shirley Allen pestereil e eryf)ne with their unending recjuests for cornbread ami buttermilk. Charlotte North, whose actions and wise cracks never cease to sur- prise everyone, always furnished entertainment, particularly with the aid of a much mentioned friend named Gus. It was he who sent Charley ' s roomo, PVedda Condo, roses " with ilcciiest sym- pathy " . Lura Lester and Violet Doolin easily became the most beloved girls in tlu house (they passed out bills and demerits; so they earned our sympathy at least). Journalism student. Mavis Doughty, entertained everyone with uneniling tall stories of illegal happenings encountered while searching for news in the engine building ami won- dered why friends diiln ' t believe the straight truth. Anne Lantz enlisted the aid of the household in keeping wide-eyed Carol Cotton from falling easy prey to her fathomless curiositx ' and innocence. Wanda Granot, never an easy one to admit defeat, wired a triend at the South Base when she learneti that he couUl not be reached by phone. We agree that it was a good idea, although the purpose was defeated somewhat; for it took the telegram four davs to reach him. Page 282 VlOLtT POOLIN Paria Johnstox Mavis Doichty Lira I.rster WwDA Grxnot WiLMA Waggoner Rosf M RV UtRAlO PLEDGES Allen- Anne Lavtz Martha Colcord Charlotte North Fredoa Lou Condo Helen Rooks Carol Jeav Cotton Rlth Marie Snider Ollie May Kilpatric K L Rv Lou Staib OFFICERS First Si-ltflUr Second Semeslei President . . . Rose L ry Herald Wanda Granot Vice-President . Violet Doolin Ollie Kilpatrick Secretary . . . Wll.MA VVacxoner Ladell Frazier Treasurer . . Lura Lester Helen Rooks Social Chairman Violet Doolin Mary- CptOV First rov:, left to right: Mr . Boiven, hostess, Allen, Colcord. Second ro w: Condo, Cotton, Doolin. Third ro w Dou);ht . Granot, Herald. Fourth ro :- Johnston, Kilpatrick, Lam . Fifth ro u:: Lester, North, Rooks, Schritter. Sixth ro u.: Snidt-r. Staib, Waggoner, Upton. Pago 283 First ro -, left l i right: Ba--, Hitchcock, I.amhrth. SifonJ roix: CJaitie . MiTLauchlin, Fit water, Porter, (iray, Stout . Hill. TliirJ rozi ' : Sharp, Herald, C ' haiiil er . Roheri-. Morphew. I) i«iiifit;. Law, Hill. CJraiiot. Pan - Hellenic Council OFFICERS losE Magoi fix President Barrak. Kass Secretary Maida Lambeth Treasurer Io K MAcfitux, President The I ' an-I Icllcnic CouiilH ;is cstablislKil in Iv 1 2 as a liON ' crniny hotly lor all intcr-soronty acti itics. l " ,ach soi oritN is represented b ' two ineinhers I roiii which a presiileiit, secretarx, anil treasurer are elected. Adrienne Hitchcock, a niemher of Delta Delta l elta. has served as presitient this year. I ' he Council seeks to establish a close cooperation anionic tiie ten sororities, preventin,n ' conllictinL!; torces. It settles all problems con- cerning; acti ities ot sororities, niakin i ami entorcin a ll rules ot rush- ing, pleiliiinji, anil initiation. The Council strives to imil the mterests ol sorontv anil unatMliateil women. Scholarship awards ai - presented annualK b ' the Council to the sororitv and independent house with the highest graile a eraye. l ' an-1 lellenic also awarils scliolarships to wortln unaffiliated women sludents as a turther impetus to scholastic attainment. .Miss ir inia Remecke, Counselor ol omen, is sponsor ot the uroup and works with it in soUinn problems ,md accomplisliing its projects. Pjqa 284 Firtt roii.-, left In rit:hi . Crowr, Cniikliii. Hunt. Kacltt ' in. Calducll, Hervcy. SfionJ rot; ' ; Kulp, Wickham. N ' ichoN. ( " mirh, Briie, Wright, Miirpht , Mar»h. Third riAi.: Greenherg, Phillips, Bartlftt. Virtue, Scxii ii. Craft. Stroiher. Hnpkiii . M.H. The Oklahoma Cit Intcrtraternity Council is composetl ut alimini representatives Ironi each ot the social fraternities at the University of Oklahoma. This council was organizetl for the purpose of protect- ing the interests of fraternities and to further the interests of education at the university. All fraternities on the campus have disbanded for the duration of the war and their houses have been leased to the university. Many of these houses have been converted into girls ' dormitories; others are used to house freshman boys. In the past these houses ha e also been used to house the army and na trainees. ActiuL: in an ai.i isory capacity, the Alumni council hopes, when the chapters are again activateil. to coordinate the relations of the frater- nities with the university for the enactment of better educational and social standards. The Dklahoma Interfraternity Alumni Council OFFICERS Grover D. Strother President Errett R. Newby Vice-President T. Rav Phillips Secretar -Treasurer Grover D. Strother President Pago 2BS KAPPA ALPHA ' Since the beginning of the fall semester, we have had the largest enrollment of southern gen- tlemen since the auspicious year of 1943. Rush- ing during war time has reached an all time peak. We now have twenty-five new additions to the K. A. House, namely, the freshmen ! After the war, the flower boxes and frilled curtains will be thrown on the gals ' heads, and the house will be relieved of the feminine touch. Getting on the more serious side for a moment, letters received from members who are now in the service indicate a real desire to resume their studies, as well as their fraternity affiliation. Fel- lows that left as fun loving kids will return to us as mature men with a fuller realization of the opportunities afforded them here. The alumni all over the state have offered, through the alumni association, their personal ser- vices in the reorganization ot our chapter. With such men as compose our alumni, those men that will return, and the boys that will still be in school at the close of the war, we feel that the combineil strength will uphold the K. A. tradition ol a quality traternity. John Caldwei.l Treasurer ?a 3» 286 KAPPA SIGMA On December 10, 1869, William Grigsby Mc- Cormick, John Covert Boyd. Frank Courtney Nicodemus, Eil Law Rogers and George Miles Arnold, five friends who had attended the same preparatory school in Baltimore, found them- selves classmates again, this time at the University of Virginia. This group refused to associate it- self with any other campus group and decided to found a fraternity of its own. Kappa Sigma was born. The room at the University of Virginia wherein the fraternity was conceived has been leased and now contains a memorial tablet to these five original founders. The local chapter is Gamma Kappa and was installed on the university campus on June 6, 1908. Due to the war, activities of Kappa Sigma have been curtailed and the fraternity has disbanded for the duration of the war. This year the chap- ter house has been leased to the university to help in the university war program. Until spring the house contained a group of ASTP trainees. In peace time Kappa Sigma was one of the leading houses on the campus in sports activity. Many of its past members have been star players on Sooner athletic teams. The chapter, also, has been active in intramural sports and for several seasons held the campus crown for touch football. Kappa Sigma has contributed a large group who are helping to win this war on both the for- eign and the home fronts. To these and other Americans this page is dedicated with the hope that at the end of this war an everlasting peace may be won. The Alumni representatives for the Kappa Sigmas are: C. E. Mannschott and Jack Richard- son. R. V. HuTTO, Advisor Page 287 BETA THETA PI As this, the third historic University of Oicla- homa World War II Yearbook, goes to press, we pause to pay tribute to those former stiiiients who have given their lives in tlie cause of freedom. This page is dedicated to those and to the thou- sands of others who are so loyally and effectively contributing, at home and on the battle front, to the success of our country ' s cause. For o ' er one luinch ' cd ears 15eta I beta I ' l has loyally ser ed hei- country in war ami in peace, and so today Betas are serving with tlistinction in every branch of service and in e ery field ol human enilcavor. Near tlie close ol the school year in 1942, the fraternities on this campus xotetl to cease acti ' - ities for the duration of the war. The Beta Theta Pi chapter house has been used by the University for housing army trainees ami recently other stu- dents. Although no iletinite time for the resump- tion of fraternity activities can now be determined, plans are being prepared for the future. The local chapter, (iamma Phi, will be pre- pared to take its place in the traternitv grouji wlien conditions permit. There are only a few Betas now on the cam- pus. IJowever, with the influx ol returning vet- erans, a nucleus will be available wiiich. together with the local alumni, will be preparetl to take over operatiiiii. W ' MIKR W. KkM I, . (l ivir PcKja 288 ▼»• f5 A E L iS w Silpiim k - HB U SIGMA NU The p ) t- v;u• era lor IratL-niitics will lie nnc ot unc(]iiallci.I opportunity in their history. They will be in a position to ilo theii ' greatest work, that ot rehabilitatint!; the retiirninii ser icc man. Thus after the panj s ant! agonies that war brings I roni pitting- man against man, the retiUMiing veter- an will be in need ot the comradeship and trater- nalism that tliese organizations otier. J he post-war college enrollment will be the highest in this country ' s history. I ' hrough the Ci. I. Bill of Rights, service men will lie returning to complete their education along with those that were deprived of college because of the tlemands war makes. In addition will be the normal inHux of high school graduates. Thus there will be a great need for fraternities to give the stuilent the normal college lite that he desires and deserves. The traternitics will meet the abo e neeils and will enlarge and expand to greater heights. David Newbv, President Pago 289 SIGMA ALPHA EPSILDN As is the case with all the fraternities repre- sented at the University of Oklahoma, Sigma Alpha Epsilon faces great problems and difficul- ties with the wars enil and the assumption of peace-time activities. During the post-war period the whole fraternity system faces the culminating part of the test it is passing through now. During the war, men who are products of this uniquely American system have constantly been in the fore front of the war eftort and the planning for peace. Before the war, the worth of the system had been proven by the overwhelming proportion of frater- nity men who have led the United States in the various aspects of her culture and civilization. Despite the fact that the war, unwittingly, has proven itself a great test of the fraternity system, we reminisce of the fraternitv spirit at the l niver- sity of Oklahoma. L ndoiilitedly e face man ' problems in re- cstablishment immediately following the war. We know that " Sig Alphs " of former years, gone to defend our country will return to renew the life they knew once before. Each month they write from all corners of the globe, speaking ot plans to return to Norman and complete the work they began in happier days. We must realize that much of the flippancy of former days is doomed in the future. eterans. once re-adjusted, will be inspired with a spirit ot seriousness. To get out into the world, become settled ilown and established. The fact that undoubtedly some sort of uni- versal military training is in the offing will force some kind of revision of our customary, pre- 1942 routine ol high school to college. Specifically, we plan extensive redecoration and enlargement of the chapter house so as to be able to accommodate a larger chapter composed of veterans and the younger men. We face problems unseen as yet but we of Oklahoma Kappa of Sigma Alpha Epsi- lon feel confident that we can meet and conquer anv (luestions that we ma - face in future vears. Mks. I ' kavcis Cochran Pjqte 290 SIGMA CHI The adage that small events may result in mo- mentous consequences is exemplitieci in the found- ing of Sigma Chi fraternity at Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, on June 28, 1855. The vote for the election of poet for an annual literary society exhibition was evenly divided among members of Delta Kappa Epsilon and as a result, six of the members walked out of the organization. This disagreement was a bond of association that led to the forming of the then new fraternity, Sigma Chi. Despite many handi- caps, the new fraternity thrived and grew from that one lonely chapter until now it has ninety- eight chapters in its membership. " Sweetheart of Sigma Chi, " the fraternity sweetheart song, is probably the best known of all fraternity lyrics. The Beta Kappa chapter of Sigma Chi was es- tablished on the campus of the University of Oklahoma on March 14, 1912, and was the sec- ond fraternity of the Miami Triad to be installed at the Uni -ersity. Today the chapter has been disbanded until the war is over. For a time the chapter house was being used to house navy trainees. Scattered all over the worlil, in nearly every rank of the armed services and every branch, are Sigma Chis help- ing to win this war. Many have been decorated, some wounded, and others have died for their country. It is to these men this page is dedicated with a hope that the time is not too far off when those Sigma Chis who left school to join the serv- ices will be back to finish their education. Don Simecheck, President Page 291 PHI GAMMA DELTA Such luxuries as fraternity life have lont since passed into a nebulous haze of fond memories here on our campus. However the question upper- most in the mind of every fraternity man here and abroad is " What are the future plans of the Greek societies here? " " When will the traternities open up? " asks every other new stuilent on the campus. That is a very bewitchinf; question and many irk- some problems go with it. No one is justified in saying when or what problems will beset the ac- tion. We do know, ho e er, that many fellows wish them back. Such problems as (1) Iany of the houses will have to be remodeled, (2) the release of the houses, and (.3) the coordination of oKIer eterans A ith young freshmen, and man other seemingly minor pit-tails, ' et everyone knows that the life- blood ol the college Iraternity is the initiation ol new men. During the past year the Phi (iamma Delta house has been leaseil In th e I ni ersity, shelter- inii ;i mixed group ol Ireshmen, eterans, ami upper classmen. Our house is still in excellent condition, and being practically paid for, the chap- ter is in high spirits for re-opening. Despite hell, high water, Hitler, and Hirohito, the iift -nine of our se enty-li)ur chapters ha -e retained their acti e status. Many achocate a grantl return of fraternities with a possible expansion ot the present eighteen Greek letter fraternities on the campus. I low- ever, with the average of fifty to sixty men per traternit ' it was consitleretl that the houses «ere lull. If the post-war membership exceeiis that amount, annexes will undoubted!) Iia e to be obtained, and with the return of men who have been in other schools new Greek organizations will make their appearance. Hence with more men anti more fraternities a greater amount ot social activity will no doubt appear. All in all, fraternities will do a great ileal more of making men develop self-confidence with tlie realization that the ' will lia ' e a sohd biotherliood ot lellows behind them. Mil lOV ll( l ' KI 5, .ViUImiI Page 292 PHI DELTA THETA To a Phi Dclt the Jatc December 26. 1848, is as well-rooted as the immortal 1492 is to the stu- dent ol ' American history. For it was on this December clay, nearly a hundred years aij;o. that the institution ot Phi Delta Theta was conceived. And today it has grown in the hearts of its mem- bers as one ot the most cherished possessions ot lite. To date it has lived through three wars and is in the midst ot its fourth. Yet it remains un- shaken and rises above the turmoil of nations to represent one of the symbols of treedom that its members and fellow men tight to preserve. When in 1943 traternities were ordered from existence on the campus, the Phi Delt house was leased to the Na y for the establishment of a " Cailet Club " to entertain the ()ung " ' ur hawks ' " of the Navy in tlieir leisure hours. Am! tiie ser ices of our be- lovetl " Mother A. " housemother at Oklahoma Alpha, were turneil to this wartime project, until peace once more blankets this world of ours. Ikit still through this, the destiny of Phi Delta Theta shines with a never dimming brilliance that reflects the happiness and strength ol brotherhood that the post-war Phi Delta Theta will know. Ami for its members it silently waits until they return to the uni ersities ami colleges all over America, in a brighter, happier and peaceful world for which they fought and gave their lives, so that their sons might know the joy of living in freedom, and experience the friendship ot man. m the bond of Phi Delta Theta. Hugh v. McDERMon Advisor Page 293 SIGMA ALPHA MU It is the prayer of Sigma Alpha Mu fraternity that the time will not be distant when there will be peace on earth, good will toward men. Sigma Alpha Mu dedicates this page in the Sooner yearbook to the memory of Captain Ed- ward M. " Eddie " Weiss, the first member of Sig- ma Alpha chapter of Sigma Alpha Mu to make the supreme sacrifice for his country in this war, who was injured on September 16, 1944, in Aachen, Germany, and died September 21, 1944. Captain Weiss commanded a rifle company in the Ninth Infantry Division and was in the first wave of troops to enter Belgium. He entered the army as a private, enlisted in February, 1941, and within a month after his enlistment, he had been advanced to sergeant, and soon after was sent to Officers ' Training School at Fort Benning, Geor- gia, where he received his second lieutenant ' s com- mission, later being elevated to the rank of cap- tain. Captain Weiss was graduated from Culver Mil- itary Academy in 1926 and was a member of Sig- ma Alpha chapter at the University of Oklahoma. Captain Weiss is the brother of Lieutenant Cier- trude Weiss of the Army Nurses Corps; Mrs. A. A. Schreiber, Cleveland, Ohio; Mrs. Leo Oppen- heim, Oklahoma City; and S. S. Weiss, Cleve- land, Ohio, the hitter being a former Sooner. t ' Ai ' iAis Edward M. W ' kiss Page 294 Phi Kappa I ' si was organizcil at JcHcrscJii C j1- lege, Pennsylvania, February 19, 1852. The Oklahoma Alpha chapter was chartered in 1920. Its house, now leased to the University, is located at 720 Him Street. ' irtually all initiates of recent years are serving their country in the armed forces in various thea- tres of operations. When Oklahoma Alpha received its charter twenty-four years ago, the memhership of the national fraternity was approximately 20,000, and chapters hail been located in all sections of the country. Today there are 52 chapters with ap- proximately 25,000 members; 6 chapters are located in the south. 22 in the cast, and the re- mainder in the middle west and far west. Outstanding Phi Psis in the first great war in- cluded President Woodrow Wilson, General Tusker H. Bliss, Chief of Staff, Brigadier General William L. (Billy) Mitchell, Major General Frank Parker, Colonel William J. (Wild Bill) Donovan, and A. Mitchell Palmer, Attorney General. Hundreds of lesser-known members served their countrv with heroism and distinction. PHI KAPPA PSI At the beginning of the present war, members of the fraternity again rallied to the colors. Sev- eral members of the Norman chapter who left the L niversity at the outbreak of war, and some of the chapter ' s alumni members, have been reported killed in action or missing. Since the record of all casualties suffered by Oklahoma Alpha is incom- plete, no names will be published at this time. The national fraternity ' s list of men in service becomes ever longer as the grim global encounter lengthens. It is estimated that the number of members in serv- ice is in excess of 8,000. Phi Kappa Psi generals are Voorhis, Terrell, Gilbert, Randle, Longfel- low, Tompkins, and Williamson. The wartime address of the Oklahoma Alpha chapter of the fraternity is 518 National Bank of Tulsa Building, Tulsa, Oklahoma. The post-war plans of Phi Psi are quite exten- sive, with more suggestions coming in daily from members all over the globe. Beginning the post- war program will be the necessity of making changes on the house — painting, plastering, and remodeling. Charles L. Foll.wsbee Page 295 PI KAPPA ALPHA After a hectic interlude on the blootiy hattle- Helcls of the Civil War, six friends who had been classmates at Virginia Military Institute found themselves once again reunited. Three were cadets at V. JNI. I. am! the remaining three were students at the L ni ersity of Virginia. Wishing to continue their fellowship, they establisheti a fraternity known as Pi Kappa Alpha on March 1, 1868. The chapter on the campus of the Unixersity of Oklahoma was established September 24, 1920, and was designated as the Beta Omicron chapter. It is now one of the seventy-six chap ters which comprise the fraternity ' s 22,000 members. Mem- bers of the chapter wlio have gained national or international lame are: Joseph Benton, Metropol- itan Opera singer; Lynn Riggs, playwright: Major Ted Beaird, secretary of the O. U. Alumni Asso- ciation; and Dean A. B. Atlams, dean of the Col- lege of Business Administration at the Unixersity. Since the close of school in Ma of 194.3, the men of Beta ( )niicron are scattered tar and wide by the lortuncs ot war. A monthly group letter is written by the chapter ' s house motliei ' , .Mi s. 1 1. A. Nedniii, and iiiallcd to each member. In this a the membei-s keep up with other memJHrs all oxer the world. Each ol the members writes in all the latest news about himself and this news is assembleil anil printet! by Mrs. Nedom. It helps to make each member just a little more anxious to get the war oxer and tn once again open the doors ol the eha|ner house. .Mrs. II. A. Niixim lldiisciniitlur Page 296 ACACIA Fraternity men at the UnivcrsitN dI ( )klalii)iiia on June 30, 1943, voted to dishaml fraternity functions for the duration of the war. But what about after the war? Letters from former fraternity men who left college for the services ne " er fail to mention tlnat they are look- injj; forward to returning to their Iraternities when the war ends. The fraternities otter a tan- gible grasp on civilian life. As a result, there is the possibility that fraternities will experience such a boom that there will be the necessity of taking over rooming houses as annexes tor o cr- Howing membership. Will the veterans who come to college and are not already fraternity members want to join? Some will and some won ' t. University stutients are a cross section of the general population. More evidence is piling up all of the time that more is to be expected of post war fraternities than ever before. This is the judgment of edu- cators, alumni, undergraduates anil men and women in the armed ser ices. Man ' of the things which were formerh tolerated will not " .2:0. " All forms ot hazing involving mental or phys- ical torture, inckiiling paddling, will be banned officially and absolutely by all colleges antl univer- sities throughout the country. Offenders will be ilisci[)lined ii the reijuest of the National Inter- fraternity Conference which met in New ' ork City, November 24-25 of last year is followed. There are at the University nineteen fraterni- ties with properties valued at $9,000,00(1 anti with a normal membership of 900 men. These are the organizations which weathered the depression when a score of tiie smaller Greek letter groups once existing on this campus were swept into ob- livion. Altogether, tliere will undoubtedK be a place in fraternity ranks for every student wanting to join; a great opportunity for fraternities to serve in veteran readjustment to civilian life, a boom in fraternity membership along with the expected post ar boom in university enrollment; and after that pent-up surge a useful future for the Greeks tied in closely with the future of the University. IIAroid Cooksey, .Advisor Page 2 7 ALPHA TAU OMEGA ' ■A " f I J2l Alpha Tau Omega was the first Greek letter college fraternity organized after the Civil War. It was founded at Richmond, Virginia, on Sep- tember 11, 1865, and the first chapter was estab- lished at the Virginia Military Institute at Lexing- ton, Virginia. Its founders were three young Confederate sol- diers. Their prime objective was to restore the L ' nion, to unite fraternally the young men of the South with those of the North and to foster a Christian brotherhood dedicated to the task of achieving and cherishing permanent peace. They found their inspiration in the sentiment: " No North, no South, no East, no West, But one great nation. Heaven blest. " Now the whole fraternity system itself, uniijuely American idea, is going through the most critical phase of a test pcrioti that began witli the upsetting effect that the war had upon the American educa- tional system. All indications are that this system has been worth while. One need only look to the roster ot . merican leaders and his thoughts are contirmeii heyonii the shadow ot a lioubt. With the cessation of hostilities and the re- sultant return of veterans, we ol the local A. T. O. chapter know that we shall face the same problems as the other fraternities ' local chapters. Doubtlessly, we all agree that the readjustment of veterans is the greatest of these. We feel that a fraternity offers one of the best ways ol re- adjustment to civilian lile. The veteran can rind manv fraternity men returning from war who will have shared many of his experiences. These, plus boys too young to have fought, will produce a group that will be truly representative of Amer- ican post M ' life. Rm.I ' M I,. Rei-ce, . iK i-Di Pag9 298 DELTA TAU DELTA A The local chapter oi Delta Sigma Delta, lound- cd on the campus in 1919, became the Delta Alpha chapter ot Delta Tau Delta in 1922. This was largely ilue to the ettorts of Joseph A. Brandt, tormerly presitlent ot the imixersity. The fraternity has always had a specific goal or duty in mind. The founders at Bethany College, West ' irginia, in 1859, were striving to build a fraternity that would reflect the cosmopolitan spirit in fraternity life. When the Delta Tau Delta fraternity amalgamated with the southern artistocratic Rainbow Society of the University of Missouri in ltS86, the goal in mind was to bring about better coordination between the universities of the North and South. The Delta Alpha chapter ceased activities in July, 1943, in compliance with an Interfraternity Council ruling closing all University of Oklahoma men ' s social fraternities until a time when activ- ities could be resumed without lowering the stand- ards of the fraternities. When the fraternities commence activities again the Delts plan to uphold as always the prestige which they have gained on the campus and throughout the state. They plan to maintain the record of high schol- astic achievement which the members of former years established as a " Delt Tradition. " The paramount post-war duty of Delta Tau Delta will be to the men who helped make it pos- sible tor fraternities to exist In a free country. The fraternity plans to join whole-heartedly in the effort to help the returning servicemen in re- adjusting themselves to civilian life. Delts distinguishing themselves antl their fra- ternity all over the world are looking torward to their return to the " Delta Shelter, " the English- stvle manor on Elm Street. Savoie LonisviLLE, .Advisor Pago 299 PHI KAPPA SIGMA One of the first to enter the service was Otto Crill, class of ' 41. Lt. Crill has recently returned after two and a half years in New Guinea. Mar- vin Breeding, our last president, is now a lieuten- ant in the Field Artillery somewhere in Germany. Lt. Ted C. Fintleiss has returned to the States. Among the Piii Kap parties, which had become a part of the campus social tradition, was their Frontier Dinner heki at the end of the University- sponsored Frontier Week. The annual Joe Col- lege Dance, held in the University Club, ami the Fall Formal Dinner Dance were other well- remembered Phi Kap functions. When the war has endeil and the Skull I louse once a ain opens its doors for the wearers of tlie Maltese Cross, these things will return, along with those things which all of us, who had our years at O. U. brought to a rather abrupt end, consider a part of our college life. It is hoped that before many more editions of the SooNF.R go to press, those of us who were unable to finish our stay at the Uni- versity can once again be reached at 736 Elm. For those who will lollow us we sincerely hope that we will ha e finally maile the motto " Making the world safe for democracy " a dream come true. When once again we can sing all of the songs that the Phi Kaps love so well we will consider that the job is well done anil that we ha e done our part to uphoKl the ideals set lorth in our obligations and our c(jnstitution. Phi Kappa Sigma, one of the oldest of the Greek letter social organizations, was founded at the University of Pennsylvania on October 19, 1850. Since its inception nearly a century ago, it has withstood the strain ot wars, depressions, and numerous changes in government, ne er s cr ing from the ideals set down by its founders, among whom was Alfred Victor DuPont of tiu famous DuPont family. Omicron chapter at the University ot Okla- homa was charteretl February 4, 929. when the Skull House was opened for occupancx. The house, one of the newest antl most beautiful on the campus, gained steadily in prestige and repu- tation. In the fall of 1943 it was leased to the Uni ersitv as a residential hall for independent women under the supervision ol Motlur Clark, who has been with the Phi Kaps since tlielr days as a local fraternity on the campus. Of particular pride in Omicron chapter is the job that former actives are iloing in the nation ' s war eftort. They are ser ing in e er branch of the armed forces and the merchant marine. Man - ha e been decorated, some have made the suprelne sacrifice. Hk. ic-ior II. K I II Advisor Page 300 Tlurc iiuist never be a World War Three. That was not meant to be poetry or a little jingle, easily renumbered. That is the most serious problem facing the college man aiul woman of tomorrow. There is no other problem that can not be solvetl. The race problem, unemplo nient, government, crime, everything else can be worked out to a happy conclusion, unless we have another World War. Another war would not only de- stroy whole nations anei races, it would destroy all faith and honor ami decency and would leave the world in a state of chaos that could never be en- tirely repaired. This is the danger above all others that the college man and woman of to- morrow must guard against. In this year of 1945 the old world lies in frag- ments as a result of this devastating war. There is a new world to be created which will require the highe st possible t ' pe of leadership in this country to work with the leaders of other nations of the worlil to create an organization which will estab- lish an enduring peace and bring about world cooperation to that end. It will be the duty of the men and women of tomorrow to carry on, maintain and perfect this world organization and world cooperation. Peace, like liberty, must be fouirht and worketl for constantlv. It is not auto- DELTA UPSILDN matic or self-perpetuating. With peace, the future of this country antl the world has amazing and unlimited possibilities. America, especially, has the capacity for prosper- ity antl well-being that staggers the imagination. But she will never realize her ilestinv until the majority cultivate the habit of thought. The fu- ture, therefore, depends largely upon the preser- vation and protection and continueil growth of our two greatest institutions, the school and the church, because they are the necessary background of a riglit-thinking citizen. College is the finest place to learn to know ami like people and this is a must if we are to plan a worlci hicli includes them all. Too much of our planning has included onh those we know . Place service above every other consideration. We are learning these days that high service is immortal. If money is your life motive, the joke is on you. Financial security will follow naturalK as we learn to serve. Finally, if you want to build a better workl. start ■ith yourself. There is but one method and it is as simple as it is old: the (iolden Rule. It has never been uni •ersally tried antl the world will ne er be what we all want it to be until it is. Eugene Kendall, Advisor Page DELTA CHI The Oklahoma chapter of Delta Chi was estab- lished in April of 1938, to become the youngest of campus fraternities. Accepting for member- ship only men of character and quality, Delta Chi progressed rapidly in many fields of endeavor. 1 he chapter has already Mon the national Delta Chi scholarship award for its general grade aver- age, which at times has been the highest among all campus iraternities. Delta Chis have served prominently in Interfraternity Council work, Galen, Pe-et, St. Pat ' s Council, Who ' s Who, Phi Beta Kappa and other outstanding organizations. The Delta Chi national fraternity was the first to abolish the use of Hell Week am! the local chap- ter entirely eliminatetl the use of the pledge paiklle. Like otlier campus fraternities Delta Chi sus- pended its activities when school closed in the summer of 1943. Young men who hatl learned tolerance, cooperation, and brotherhood in Delta Chi volunteered to fight and even die to eliminate those e il forces which challengetl the rii ht of all mankind to li e in tolerance and cooperation as brothers. All over the world Delta Chi ' s are prLi ini - tor God to speed the day when their liuties will be done. They are anxiously awaiting that joyous reunion when they may again laugh and sing as brothers. In iiighest tribute and loyalty to all those aliant young Americans who ga e their all. Delta Clii nun wish to i ne tlieir worth) and ' igorous work ol buiKhnL; better men toi- a better world toinoi-row. di I 1)1)1 K W ' AI.KHR Poije ZQ2 The men of Pi Lamlnla Phi Iclt the shock ami grimness of global war from tin. beginning. Two brothers, Ensign Daniel Seid and Ensign Charles M. Stem, the latter aboard the L ' .S.S. Oklahoma, died in action on that memorable December 7, 1941, at Pearl Harbor. Another brother, Jacques Saphier, U. S. Marines, was the first American officer killed at Guadalcanal. Their deaths served to strengthen the bonds of fraternalism. With clenched fists we recall that these boys went to war, not with fanatical theories of race superiority, of any special " place in the sun, " nor any desire to rule the world by fire and sword. They and their brothers have gone to fight for something greater, for decency — for loved ones — for country, not as some warlike sym- bol, but for this one great refuge in the world, where the humble, the meek and the righteous may live and work in peace and security. It is this same sense of decency and honor, this firm union of brotherhooti that bimis us together in our fraternal ties. Everyone can not fight, but those of us at home will do our utmost, not only towards the greater war effort, but towards the preservation of those things for which these youths gave their all. We shall not only preserve the phvsical fraternity properties, but the true fra- ternal spirit, so when our boys come home to a PI LAMBDA PHI free, decent and clean country, we can greet them proudly and say, " Welcome home, buddy! Well done ! " " Certainly I am going back to school; that is one of the things we ' re fighting for. " Thus did an undergraduate member of Pi Lambda Phi ex- press himself in a letter home from his post in the Pacific. Those words, we also believe, represent the inner unexpressed thoughts of many service men. Through such young men has the college fraternity gained stature in World War II, among those groups which have materially aided the war effort. Many fraternities have sacrificed their existence for the furtherance of our total participation in war. But we pledge to the young men of tomor- row. " We are just being Americans, we give our all now, but tomorrow will bring a restoration of fraternal life, itself a svmbol of the American wav. Oklahoma Iota chapter of Pi Lambda Phi has initiated 210 men. Of that number. 145 are now in the armeil forces. The first man initiated is now Commander Jess Goldfelder, U. S. Navy; the last is Harold Anson, in the V-12 at the L ' ni- versitv. Thus the span of years from 1922 to 1945 finds us encompassing the years with partici- pation in scr ice. M. S. Williams, President Page 303 SoiiKtliinif new and ingenious in the way ol (.clLbratinii Frontier Week. Dick Jackson jiainted his east to look like a co bo hot)t. DORMS THE HOUSING PROGRAM riic ili-partiiKnt ol Stmlcnt 1 lousing tiiiutions as one of the twenty-one sub-divisions ot Student Attairs. of which Dr. Cjlenn Couch is director. Ahhough Residential I lalls for Women ha e been in operation on the eanipus of the University of Oklahoma since 1926, it was not until war condi- tions caused the housing situation to become seri- ous that the University assumed the responsibility of providing housing for students on a large scale. The office of Student Housing was set up dur- ing the past year with iMr. L. L. Adams as Direc- tor. Mr. Adams has charge of Civilian Student Houses untler Dr. Couch ' s supervision, and of P ' ederal Dormitories under the supervision of Mr. Walter Kraft. Mr. Atlanis is also responsible lor the t« ) commissaries which the L ni ersit main- tains to lurnish food and nther supplies for the houses and ilming halls for both civilian tudents and Army and Navy trainees. Mrs. Dorothy Detenbaugh, Dietitian, lias the super ision ol tlie six dining halls maintained for ci " ilian stuilents antl for Army and Na y trainees. The dining halls operated for the use of men are: Jefferson Commons anil Franklin House for civil- ian students, ami Wootlrow Wilson Cafeteria for Army and Navy trainees. Dining rooms for women are at the Beta Theta Pi House. Sigma Alpha Epsilon House, and at Residential Halls, which is also available to civilian men students. Mrs. Elsie L. Turney supervises room reserva- tions for civilian students. The number of civilian students living in L iiiversity-oiKrated dnritiitones B.arracks Jefferson House 1- ' r. ki,i Holse Mess Hall Page 306 Elsie Tlrnev L. L. Dorothy Deiknbalgh has increased about three-fold during the past two years. Before 1942, the greater percentage of university men and women hved in private homes maintained for students. But with the changes brought about by the war, the city of Norman hatl to take care of personnel of the Naval Air Station and Naval Air Technical Training Center, and their families. The influx of people into Nor- man was so great that there was not sufficient housing available to take care of students. Then many traternities. their members haxing entered military service, made their houses avail- able to the University for the use of the civilian students. Fraternity houses which were leased for the use of men students are Acacia, Kappa Alpha, Sisrma Chi. Pi Kappa Alpha, and Phi (iamma Delta. Those made available tor women students are Alpha Tau Omega, Delta Tau Delta, Delta L ' psilon. Phi Kappa Psi, Phi Kappa Sigma, Sigma Alpha Iu, ami Sigma Alpha l:lpsilon. Jefterson I louse was built in 1942 and used by civilian students until taken over by the govern- ment for Navy trainees. It was re-occupietl b civilian men students in December of 1944. Franklin House, 564 South Boulevard, was bought by the University to be useti as a dormi- tory for freshman men. Both Franklin ami Jef- ferson Houses have recreational ami library facil- ities, and are e(]uippeil lor the comfort and con- venience of men students. These two liouses are under the supervision of married faculty members. Other houses for men are the seven dormitories constructetl by Feileral Public Housing, and the administration biiiitling known as Woodrow ' il- son Center which contains, in aiitlition to the cafe- teria, an auditorium and otlier recreational facili- ties. The Federal Dormitories have been used to house Army and Navy trainees. As the need of the military services for these housing units de- creases, they will be turned over to the University to house veterans ami civilian stutients. Through a State Supreme Court ilecision and action by the State Legislature, the way was opened during this school year for the University to buikl more dormitories on a selt-liquitlating basis. Architects are working on plans for a girls " dormitory for about 400 girls to be erecteti as soon after the war as labor ami materials become available. Page 307 FRANKLIN HOUSE Franklin llmisc. that inipcjsin brick shack (in HoulcvartI locatcii across from Rickncr ' s pool em- porium, is only a stone ' s throw from the univer- sity which allowed everyone to sleep ' til 8:05 each morning. They managed to throw some very suc- cessful dances and elect Grant Keener as freshman prexy. Prominent among the dues-payers and pool sharks were Phil Kramer who easily won the house ' s sweepstakes for cutting the most classes, and Brice Armstrong who somehow managed to get bids for all sorority tlances. Simon Quiros, when not making long distance calls to Panama, was busy disproving the theory that " Latins Are I.ousy Lovers. " Hob Cireenuood, who should own a third interest in the interurban station for his constant patronage, li ed in a ilream-world of his own full of motorcycles antl Varga Pin-ups. joe (iibbs, who niaiie it home to Houston at the ch-op of a hat, became a new man when his heart- throb from Texas transferred to O. LI. Bob Bowling iiKinaged to keep sane despite listening to Walt Williams ' collection of jazz records and helping Shaily Boyd, his proctor-roommate, raise truit Hies. Cliff Collins, practically the owner of the phone on the 2nd floor, hail to be pried loose once a week by Carlos Bieberach and Jim Baker who made frantic phone calls to locate lost laun- ilr . Frank Skinner, a spy for the Oklahoma Daily, spent the school year lambasting the Cov- fifd ll ' ajiou ant! listening to Xeal Austin swear- ing off women. Jim Phillips escaped the cigarette shortage by bumming weeds from Pinky INLiller, strangers and house guests. Mack Fox enter- tained everyone on lonely evenings with beautiful accounts ot lile in Calilornia. ProidtMit A ' ice-Presi U nt Secretary I ' re.isiirer . Soci.-il Chainnan OFFICKRS FinI Simistrr Jim Thompson Krki) CJokk Waysf. Searcv (iRAM KKKAKR K(k;kr Johns SiionJ Siiiifsler Bob Bowr.ixf: Hriie . ' Vrmstrosc N ' kAI .VlSTIN Km. I. Nichols Joe Clinns Fiisl roiv, left to riRlit: -Xiulrds. .• ii tiii, Uticn eii. licKlt ' inaiin. SnoiiJ roiv: liuwIiiiK, Brown, HiirK " , Callalian. T iir,l rmc: Cook, CJiblis, (lore, lliniu-. Fourth ro ' ic: Johovin, Keener, Kirk, l.iiwry. Fijih row: Martin, Miteliell, Mover, Nichols. Sixl i rov. - I ' eterson, I ' ope, Kiddle, Schweikhard. Sn-rnl i row: Scull, Searcey, Simmons, Skinner, Smock. Eiiihlh roiv: Siittle, ' I ' liomp- soti, W ' aites. Webster, Wright. Paga 308 JEFFERSON HOUSE Bcholil the- Jcrtcrson House . . . The brooder of brains, brawn ami Iioyisli pranks. I la c you e •er liad lijiluer tluitl pourcil untlcr your tloor ami lit. ' Mas your sleep ever been disturbeil by an abuni-lance ot such items as sujjar, sha iny cream, ami Bull Durham spread evenly throughout your bed. " ' It it hasn ' t, then you ' ve nexer lived until you ' ve resided at Jefterson House. Hells half-acre, as we lovingly call it, has but two curses: proctors ami the ilemerits the proctors are so free with. Many notables can be seen every night working oft demerits un der the eagle eyes ot " Spook " Buelow, one of our belo ed proc- tors. Honorable mention goes to our other two proctors, Amly Riddle and Cecil Munn, for their unfaltering efforts on keeping the phone in work- ing ortler. 1 he highlight ot the year was our Hellzapop- pin ' dance. Ample refreshments of angel food cake ami punch were served. The event of the evening was the crowning of Queen Hell a ami King Poppin " . Atter a tight with the O.P.A. we succeeded in having a weiner roast. Casualties: two burned tingers and seven stomach aches. Lost: one purse and three frat pins. Jefferson House participated in all of the intra- murals and usually won by a broken nose. Fishing and swimming seemed to be the favor- ite pastime of the outcloor boys here. Manv moanful hours were spent in picking bones from the throat or bandaging a throbbing toe which some unsuspecting turtle took a liking to. After accentuating the positive and eliminating the negative the fellows wouldn ' t trade ilear old Jefferson for the Taj Mahal. After all. where else on earth can you borrow five bucks and vour room-mate ' s suit? L ' WI|:-ILL ,1. " " OFFICERS First Srmeiirr Second Semester President . . . Fred Altox Browx Vice-President . JoHV Hatch Maitlasd Costei.ow Treasurer . . . JA.MES OVERFIEI.D Robert Robinsov Secretary . . . . IlARRV HlVKLE Harrv Hiskle First r Ki; left to right: .Alvis, Blackman, Chaney, Chapman, Coslelow. Second rov;: Cude, Darrah, Davis, Penniss, Irvin. Third rov:: Dodson, Greenwood, Hassen, Hatch. Heatim. Fourth rovi: Henton, Hicks, Hinkle, G. Hoke, T. Hoke. Fifth roic: Jenkins, Koger, North, Brvan, Overfieid. Sixth ro -: Pin- son, Poe, Preston, Pritschow, Turley, Quillan. Seventh rotu;: Ratliff, Robinson, Salmans, Smith, Stinson, Story. Eighth rov:: Stringer, Sturdivan, Thrift, Virgin, Watkins, Wifcutt. cn, r f ' t Page 309 I i W ' hi-M t o or more girls happen to congre- gate in approximately the same room, a bull session invariably results. Not to break any precedents, Bobbie Morgan and un- identified triends get chummy tor the photog. HESTER HALL The school year ol 1944-45 at Hester 1 lall was an exciting, busy, and happy one for 165 coeds. To prove that Hester was an excitini place, take the nights that Bobby Iorgan and iVIarilyn ' ick received calls from their men half way across the United States ... or the nights Dorothy Drummer, Elizabeth Bernard. B. J. Swanson or Anna Ilinkle came in with a sparkler on that cer- tain finger. There was excitement too when Annetta Lee ' s " J. W. " and " Tommy Thomas " , " all state football player, " arrived after months in the service. Yes, there were busy people too! Enola Mae Fielder and Jean Adams served as presidents de- spite their telephone calls and dates. Some people studied too — ' cause " Margie " Walker did us honor by making Phi Beta Kappa. Mrs. Wells, our business director, and Mrs. Penoi iliti more than their part to make things click. The office girls did their part to see that each girl received her telephone call. The year was a happy one, too! Both the Fall and Spring Formals were huge successes with every girl looking like a queen and " getting the best rush ever. " Dorothy Reeves smiled the whole year because ot her " Don " , his leaves, letters and phone calls. Charlene Armstrong settled ilown to one man during most of the year — namely, Herbert Steves. Frankie Rice and her " Tommy " couUl be founil almost any day in Hester Hall li ing room and Phyllis F ans ami " Casey " ei ' e the same way at the Library. Charlotte Cruse and Alene Ldsel beamed the day they got those certain frat pins and even wore them at night. Jan Kimbley had so many elates with " Red " Griffin that most ot tlie girls at Hes- ter knew him as well as the girl next door. Betty Theck and lone Aftholder kept the entire dorm awake at night yelling " Charge " as they hit third Hoor. Meg Trimble wasn ' t very happy after " Jim " left, but kept her sweet smile. Lou, Joy, Betty. Mary Joe ami all those girls with two rings on third linger left hand kept the post-man busy with letters to go overseas. Thus the year ended at Hester Hall. Page 310 I ' rc»idci!l . Icf-Prrsiilti ' t Strcrelan . . Treasurer . OFFICERS First Si-mfslf) ExOt.A M VE FlEI.DF.R Thomas Jeavse Adams Margaret Herrinotov SffonJ Sfmfstrr Jeaxve Adams AxNETTA Lee Jane Awe ( " ockreij. Cl.ARA VVORDEV l " )Aisv Addivctov Vera Jeawe Addivotox N ' av AlKtV ChArleve Arm«iii(iv(: Jeaxxe Adams Marv A.xthoxv loxE Akhiolder J E Bailew Waxda Baker Pec(;v Brawi ev Marv Etta Bl vch M VR1I.0I. Barxis Shirley Batcheior Carol Belcher Elizabeth Berxard axtoixetie blrxham F.LI. X NtAE BlTTERFIELD Rose Marie Cassidv Ri TH Chaieix InxA Lea Clexexixc Jaxe Axxe Cockrell Marcia Cralle Charlotte Crice NLariov Cralle Almeda B. D- ts Shirley Dieterich NLvDEI.EIXE PoiCHERTY- RlTH DlXXIXC RlTH DOICHERTY Alpha B. Dittox OlIDA Eo.MIASTfiX Allexe Edsal: Elaine Etheriooe Phyllis Evaxs Dorothy- Euixc NLxRY F.vELYx Falcoxer VlROIXIA FaXSHER MxRV Farrar r.xoLA Mae Fieider Betty- Flickixger Mar.wox Ford Letha Mae Flxkhauser Melba Fixkhavser Freda Frick MiiREE Glover era I xe Gr.Df vv MEMBERS Axx Gom.EiB Lof Graham Dei LA Marie Greex Dorothy Grimmer Dawx Mavis Betty ILvrdis AXXABEL HEXKE Esther Mae Hexke Margaret Herrixgtox AxXA HlXKLE NL RILYX Hoffmax Erma Holt Rlth Howell Lorraine Hovle Betty Jean Ixcram Sybil Jackso 4 Evei.yx Johxsox Fraxcis Johxsox Hei.ex Tledemax Betty Kexdrick Norma Kexuorthy J AX KiMELEY Almeda Kixch Mayre Larsox Axx ETTA Lee Lesch Waxda Leslie Jov Prior Lewai.i.ex De Lois Little Peggy Littlejohx Christine Locax Jerry Locax Dorothy Luse Treva Lyxx f.vaxxa xlxrti N ' lTA VLkxwei.l Mariiyx NLxssey Helen Merrington Ramola Merrington Marglerite McBride Rlth McCllrg Kathlyx McCormick Sybil McCuli.och Barbxra Morgax Mabel Morgax Marian Moxtgomerv Grace Mili ixs Peggy Miller MlYXA Jl XE NiCHOl.SOX M.XRY Joyce Norxxood Helen Pai i.y Betty Perry Barbara Peterson HELEX PlIFl.PS Mary E. Puts Jeax Pittsenbarger JiDY Pratt Dorothy Reevts Fraxcei.i.e Rice Matiel Richard Betty- J. Richmoxd Emile Roberts Mateie Lol Robixsox Barbara Rockxxood Jl XE Roof ' iRr:ixiA Rltledce Connie Jeax Segars Evelvx Sxoxvder Sarah Strange Dorothy Stexx-art Betta ' Jane Sxvansox Sue Starr Laverne Tabb Betty Lou Theck Thomas Margaret Trimble Marthine Tyree Marilyn Vick Pat Virgin Martha Ann Waas Margaret Walker Clara Worden Betty W.xi.ton Betty Jane Watson Rita Wells Doris Wheeler Lax ' ona Williams Maxine Williams Cartha Wilson Marion Wilson Evelyn Wood Francis Meager First roii; ' tit to riRhl: Mrs. Well-., hostess, Adams. D. AiUliiiR- ton. ' . Addington, Affhnlder, Allen. Serond roii-: .Armstrong, Baker. Ballexv. Batcheior. Belcher. Bernard. ThirJ roiv:: Brexv- ster. Burnham. Calvert. Cassidv, Caxvthon, Cockrell. Fourth rov:: Crii " .r. Dieterich, Dutton. Edmiaslon, Edsall. Evans. Fifth roiL ' : Falconer. Fansher, Fielder. Glover. (Gottlieb, (Graham. Sixth roti ' .- Cireen, Havis, Henke. Hoffman, Holt. Ingrain. Si ' - iitth rov.: Jackson, Jacobi, Jiiedeman, Kendrick. Kiinblev, Kinch. Eighth roti-.- Lee, Leach, Lexvallen, Little, Littlejnhn. Logan. Sinth rov:: G. Logan, Luse, Lynn, Marti, Maxxvell, Morgan. Trnlh rifu:: NL Morgan, Mullins, McCulloch, Norxvood, Pauly, Pittsenbarger. Eleventh rov:: Rice, Richmond, Robinson, Segars, Snoxvder. Strange. Tii-elfth roii-: Theck, Thomas. Treeman, Trimble, l ree, Vick. Thirteenth rot;:: Watson, Wheeler, L. Williair. ' . NL Williams. Wilvin. Wood, Wordeii. J Page 311 What the are n-ailing remains a mystery but the intent and somewhat amused looks on their faces bring the suspicion that they are probably reading some clever story clipped from the (lovered II agon. RDBERTSON HALL Rolui-tson 1 hill I Memories nl happy times ami warm tratiitions come hack to tliose L;irls who return to Rohertson alter s;radLiation. Robertson is a local point ot college life, where residents of the hall meet anti carry on acti ities which bring aliout a closer relationshi)) among them. At the beginning ol the school year Robertson I lall helti ( )pen 1 louse three Sunday afternoons to welcome all faculty members and their families, campus men, antl na y personnel to the hall. Lvery I hursday e ' ening open house was helil from six-thirty to se ' en-thirt ' with ilancing tor entertainment. At regular weekly interxals Robertson 1 lall house meetings were heltl at w hicii plans for the tuture were presented, and speakers brought be- toi-e the autlience timely wml impoi ' tant subjects. During the C hristmas season a formal liancc was given December Ui in the Robertson-1 lester ilining room. Rc -. John l . I liom|)son addressetl the girls on religious problems during Religious I ' inphasis week. Miss (lladys Bliss, art director for iSariiara (iould Make-up, adilressed the girls during " Bet- ter I ban [{eaiity " week which was sponsoreil by Robertson and 1 lester halls. During this week a st le show was given in the Robertson I lall living room, with clothes from Margaret ' s. ( )pen house was held on ' edlH•sda ■ night. The sprnig lormal dance was Api ' il 2.S m the Robertson-I lestei " (.lining room. I he girls spent much time ami effort decorating lor this gala occa- sion. Built in 1925 Robertson Hall has become one of the most popular residential halls for I ' reshman girls. It is connected with I Lster I lall by a single ilining room and can accommodate 125 girls. It is locateil across t rom the campus ami is the onl hall to lia e a tennis court and hockey (iekl at its tlisposal. llie hall was named in honor ol one ot Okla- homa ' s lirst Congresswomeii, Miss Alice Robert- son. Page 312 President OFFICERS First Simisler Brtiv Joav Rempei. SrionJ Simfsti-r Rltm IIamkick UviMA Fa K Ai c.H • lM(H; ■s ■ Akonot Idas ARRivcrros M MIR Hrinev HoRis Louse Barney MarJORIE BlWER 1 E(;(:y Blrsett OOROTHV CAMPBEI.I, Beitv Joe Cassidv BarrARA Col.MAR Beviy Cosi.ev Jeav Crawford KlMCE ClRTIS Marv Bei.i.e COICH Marii.ol ' Dawsox (Jai.e Davidson (ii.oRiA Davidson Martha Loire Demand Nina Dickenson Joan Dixon Nina Lee DeWitt Janet Fades Cl.AlRE F.NTZMINOER I ' atricia Fiechti, Mary Teagle Fisher Joe Marie Ford Patsy Fowler r.Mii.Y Frew Mary Lolise Gardner Josephine Gaines Betit GathmAn Helen Gordon Betty Grueser Dorothy Gray LaVern Hammock Rl Til TLXMRICK Klev H ozols (Jai.e Hardy Shirley Harris Eva Jo Hart mi;mbi KS Mvrh.e Hknry Carol Hendrick KhTY MiGfllNS Betty Jane Hock N ' IROINIA liODGKINSON Barbara Hoffman Mary Holland Katheryn Homer N ' iRGiNiA Howell F.vA Dell Hlghes DnROTHY Howell Bernice Hlrd Natalie Hitton Frances Hldson Nei.da Jenner Mary Nell Johnson Willie Johnson GoLDiA Irene Jones Ruth Kesler Helen Lane Joan Lima Margaret Llttrell Jean IIallie Jean Maidment Martha Ann Mansfiei Hei.yn Morlan Patricia Martin ' irginia Mitchell Joyce Monsey Maxine Moody Evelyn Moore Eleanor Moorman Jean Nelson I.OUELLEN ObERT Peggy O ' Neal GWEN POTfER Beatrice Patterson Leota Pen WRIGHT Margaret Pitts Myra Post Nina May Poage Delores PRiiri Bi LA Raybirn Kathleen Reagan Pat Reagan Betty Joan Rempel Helen Ream Mary Alice Reynolds Joyce Richardson Vivian Richardson Elizap,etii Rimmer Mary Kate Robinson Mildred Rule Anna Louise Mari Scott Jean Sibley Anna Simmons Louise Smedley Ann Smith Mary Adei.i.e Smuji Mary Spicer Polly Smith Dorothy Jean Stolz Maurine Stafford Dorothy Strozier .D Dorothy Swanson Laverne Sturdivant Mary Pat Teape Helen Thompson X ' elma R. rvipiiiREs ' iRGiNiA Warren Lou West J. Weitzenhoffer R. Weitzenhoffer Sue Williamson Norma Jeanne Wode Marilyn Wolf Sally Joe Woods Imocene Wright Bii.LiE Wages Joan Varmuk Yvonne Young First roiu, Icfr to right: Miss Mary H. Pcnoir, Houstmother, Allen, Arnnt, Binncr, Bunch, Camphill. Second roiv: Cassidv, Comar, Conley, Crawford, Curtis, Dickinson. Tliird rozt:: Dixon, Fades, Ford, (Jaddis, Gaines. (Jrovcr. Foitrlli rots:: Guest, Hamrick, Haozous, ILirt, Hinke, Homer. Fifth rmu: Howell, Hutton, Jenner, Johnson, Johnson, Jones. Sixth ro sv: Kirkpatrick, Lane, Lima, Luttrell, Maidment, Mansfield. Sei-cnth roiu: .Martin, Mitchell, Moody, O ' Neal, Patterson, Pruitt. F.iijhlh roy:: Reagan, Pat Reagan, Ream, Rempel, Rexnolds, Robinson. Sinth rotu: Ross, Rule. Samples, Shortes, Smith, Mary Smith. Tenth ro-w: Spicer, Sturdivant. Teape, Thompson, Tyson, Weitz- enhoffer. Eleventh roa.- West, Williamson, Wode, Wolf, Woods, Young. v-A Page 313 A. T. D. HOUSE Most any time ot the day it one shoiilil happen to walk into the sun porch, he would find a bridge game in session. Betty Hetzler is usually the instigator of each game and Sug Appleby, the pride ot the A.T.O.. is always willing to make a fourth. Of interest to all girls is the Sucker ami Stinker list. Not long ago Jo Goldsmith. Frankie An- drews anil Minnie ' ester were the suckers (the stinkers will remain anonMnous ) hut tlie list is now satily depleteil as Jo is now Mrs. Hersch 15ules, and Frankie is steadying it with Johnny. Laundry service to all the A.T.O. house isn ' t what it once was. To Virginia Vines ' surprise, her hunulrv containetl one pair of men ' s white shorts. What the girls wonder about is how Ann El- more manages to keep that 3 point average along with a steady, and just who is this ideal of Prances Carol ' s called Thunk. After Margie Ciorton Karch iiad seen tliree of her room-mates marrieil, she decitleil to take the fatal step herself. Odd coincidence, wasn ' t it? The steatlies always make a rush for the pri- vacy of the dijn . . . it ' s usually a tie between Rutli Stalioril ami Hill Flliott, and Tina Niell and Max Cuher. Up until the Arnu left, Jack Roberts and Doro- th le McClure .spent all their spare time in Ard- more but now, to their sorrow, they ' re finding out what Norman ' s really like. Tough I Loretta McCary donned a ring, thiril linger, left liaiul, Ciiristmas and now spends her time thinking ol lici- Bill. Pattv Paul, hailing from Texas, always man- aged to keep a Texan among those on her list alrlio " she ows she likes ( )klahoma i est. Ihere ' s ne er a ilull moment at tlie house due to the inexhaustible energy of Hett Barton and Bettv Jo ' aughan, and also to the ability ol Mary Hickman and Mary Clark to give out with those true incidents which are stranger than fiction and better than the latest jokes. OrKUKRS First Sfinisli ' r Si-IOnJ SillKShr Pri ' sidiMit . . Rl Til Sr, KK)RI) Rem Si. iK)Ri) i(r-Prisiileiit . l.oRriiA Me{ " R I.DREITA McCARV Scr.-Trras. . . . J lk RlllU K IS 1 M K RoilKRIS lint roic, Icli 111 iIkIii: Mi-- .Vpp ' eby, hostess, . luIrcHs, Ratllr. SfdinJ ntu - Hoiiinc, Caiioll, I ' linorc. T iirJ ro w: ClDltlsinitli, IIamlili-ii ii, illckiiKin. Fnuilli rnii-: Mi-Cniv, Mot ' liire, Nlonroc. Fifth roiv: Rolierl-., Slatfmil, aiiKlian, ' iiie«. Pagm 314 BETA HOUSE Last September the Beta girls were beginning t J womier whether or not they were going to have a housemother. Mrs. Ted Lecieen came to their rescue, temporarily ser ing until November, when Mrs. Lucie Daniel Lade, known as " Mom " , be- came the official hostess. The girls ' lirst social success was the ( )pen- house on September 17. when they became ac- quainteil with the Navy and the " Eds " on the campus. During Frontier Week, the girls enter- tained with another Upenhouse. Then came the big Christmas dinner party, given by Mrs. Lade and the grailuate counselor. Miss Xelda Pearson. But all the girls agreed that the dance, November 17, and the Spring Formal, May 5, were the best times of all. When seconti semester began. Miss Catherine Scallon became graduate counselor. New officers were elected. J ' Val Symonds became president; Dorothy Dobyns, vice-president; Melva Loftin, secretary; Maxine Reeves, treasurer; Wanda Dcvary, reporter; Bobbie Crow, chaplain: Sue Sittel, Helen Stair, and Betty Mills, floor repre- sentatives. The Beta House is prouii of the fact that for the first semester they had the highest grade aver- age of all Freshman houses. Five girls were asked to pledge Alpha Lambda Delta. They were Elizabeth F rwin. Louise Leonard. Gloria Green, Margaret Tate, and Thelma Dickey. Couples seen mighty often around the Beta Barn were Pris Johnson and Joe Gibbs, Sue Sittel and Dean Brown, Wamia Devary and Tom Baker, Kay Dennis and Chuck Dozios, J ' ' al Symonds and pin-mate Tom Johnson. Those girls found at bridge tables were Elaine Nolan, Barbara Adams, Ann Price, Lettie Griswold, Thelma Dickey, Suzie Kitchens, Camille Mason, and Peggy Brown. President . . Vice-President Secretary . . Treasurer . . OFFICERS First Sftnesler . lARiETTA Bunch ■Smoky " Cole I.oiisE Leonard Bebe Ccllex Second Semester J ' Val Sy.mosds nOROTllV DOBVSS Melva Lalohliv Ma. ixe Reeves First row, left to right: Mrs. Ledeen, hostess, Beall, J. Brown, M. Brown, Cole. SnonJ rov:: Crow, Dennis, Devary, Dickey, Dobyns. Third rati:: Ciarrrtt, (loode, CIriswold, Halloway, Harris. Fourth row: Hopkins, lliischer. Reeves, Robb, Leonard. Fifth row: Lewin, Lewiv, Mason, Mt-Mister, McCray. Sixth row: McDonald, Nelson, N ' olen, Ortlip. Sefenlh row: Pendlev, Price, Sittel. Stair. Eir hlh rov:: Strandberg, Symonds, Thiir- man, Yuttal. Page 315 DELTA TAU HOUSE The Delta Tau Delta dormitory was smaller than most of the freshman girls ' houses on the campus and therefore aHortleti more opportunity for closer companionship ot the girls. riie housemother was Mrs. Phyllis Mrwin. and the officers were president, Jeanne Ann Follett; VMce-presidcnt, Stana Lou Dresher; secretary, Jackye Lou Hunter; treasurer, Billie Louise Big- h : Y.W.C.A. representative, Roberta Paul; intramural representative, Lou West; War Coun- cil representative, LaV ' erne Hanewinckel. The two most important events of the semester were a Hallowe ' en party and a Christmas pajama partv. There were many other pajama parties hut this one held special significance because it was the last partv of the ijirls before the end ot the semes- ter. These girls " changeil horses in the middle of the stream " by mo ing to the Kappa Alpha house. Faxorite activities of the girls were visiting be- fore study hall, playing bridge, and listening to everyone ' s letters from boys overseas. Some outstanding events of the year were an Open 1 louse, a bridge tournament, knitting of squares for the Reil Cross, and the election of jackye Hunter as Secretary of the Freshman Class. jane Freeman headed the list ot " en- gageti girls " . ( )fficers were presiilent. Martha Dole; vice- president, Helen Dragg; secretary, ' irginia Sharp; treasurer. Norma Mosely; Y.W.C.A. rep- resentative. Colleen Craven; intramural director, l)ett Ritcheson. President . . Viie-Presiilcnt Secretary . . Treasurer OmCKRS First Sfmrslrr SiconJ Stmrstfr JeAnm-. ' x Foi.i.En ATartiia Hole Stava l.oi Dresher IIei.ev PRAtx: Camii.e Masos X ' irgima Sharp ' iR(;iMA Sharp Norma Moski.v Hist rnoi-, left tii rinlii: Mrs. Krwiii, liii tess, .MbriRht, .Msfon, Hailey. Sftond roiu: Halrmi, Hiftliie, C ' arMiii, Carnrll. TliirA row: Pole, PraKKi Preslirr, Kwiii . Fuitrlli rmv: Follett, Free- iiKiii, llariewlmkel, llmvaril. h ' iflh riini-: lIuKhrs. Iliinter, kiieilit, Milihrll. Sixlli row: I ' aiil, I ' aMir, rickeiis, Kilry. SiVi il i rail-: Ritiliisiui, Sharp, I ' av lor, WhitcM-ll. Pose 316 D. U. HOUSE Girls ot the D. U. house hail a lKinj;-ii|) ear. Carolyn Dickcrson, Bcttc Ncwiiii aiul Joyce Rus- sell succectled in inarryiiiif themsehes to marine anil navy men. Jimmie ' alker nablieil herselt an ennayenient ring from her Bill, " (iearg " Cuiest anil " Mack " MacKeag kept the house supplieil with odil creatures which they preterreil to call men, ami to keep the trail hot to the " Dirty Hiril " . Doris Buttrv became inimitable ith her taxorite sayinjf, " I want to go with a man who loves me for my intelligence. " Lee Davis couUin ' t make up her mintl, but it ' s evident that Alexander (iraham Bell owes the girl a lot. He only imenteti the telephone; Davis ' s admirers supporteil it with their nickels. It is rumored that in future years the halls of D. U. will resound with Spike Jones ' version of " Cocktails for Two " , coming from Ida Robinson and Margery Dixon ' s room, ' aymoth Nail ' s charm and sophistication rewardetl her with seventeen-year-olds. Jim ' s admiration for Nita Pratt caused her to blossom out — literally. Nita is seriously considering entering the florist profes- sion. Room six, with its Mary Helen Kirkpat- rick and Ruth Hite was known as the big tlogs ' dump, since it holds both president and vice-presi- dent of the house. Joanie, house mistress and daughter of the house mother, Mrs. Maxwell, gained her reputation as guardian of the sunroom. Donna Howard, house counselor, fountl herself confronted various times with the remark, " Don- na, I ' ve got a problem. " Robin Yarmuk ' s mathe- matical genius made her a necessity, especially around exam time. Noises resembling a stam- pede may be attributed to those gay parties on third. OFFICF.RS First Semester Second Semester President . . . Mildred Kei.i.ev M arv II. Kirkpatrick Vice-President Jeawe Fitzpatrick Rlth Mite Sec.-Treas. . . Mary H. Kirkpatrkk Lolise Pratf Reporter . . . Phyllis Smith Mary Coley War Chairman . Donna Howard IloNNA Howard First row, left to right: Ntrs. Maxwell, hostess, Cavett, Cline. Second rovi: Coley, Davis, Fitzpatricli. Third roiv: Frye, Cjjover, Guest. Fourth rote: Hite, Howard, Kelley. Fifth roku: Kirkpatrick, Leafgreen, McKeag. Sixth row: Nail, Pratt, Sharp. Page 317 LAWSDN HOUSE Lawson House bcjran its year by choosing Marx Cherry to wear the traditional Lawson beads. More than halt of the house was made up of transfer students, but with the help of the old- timers the problem of learning their way around was solved. In November our first social func- tion was held. It was a Harvest Moon party and the house was very appropriately decorated with bales of hay. corn shocks and a big yellow moon. A scavenger luint was won by Joan Jenner, Joan ' alden anil their dates who found three W. A. C. ' s from Company B for their beeswax. Two nights before Christmas, a Christmas party was held when we bade goodbye to Mother Woods who was leaving us for New York. Mrs. Down- ing served as house mother the remainder of the semester. Second semester the traiiitional beads were hantleil o er to Marion Wheeler. Several social events were held including an Open House for the March of Dimes, and a dessert for our dates before going to the All-Independent Dance. In between social events excitement was always brewing such as the time the much talked of Harvey C. called Gerry Wiles after having waited so long for that furlough. Valentine ' s Eve found Lawson I louse converted into a veritable flower shop, but no bouquet could compare with that one sent to Mary F ' ran Antrim by Capt. Clark. Fran lones, Jo Spielman anel tlicir Marine dates took advantage of the big snow and had a snow ball fight refereed by the entire house. ' incent Price, our house beauty, besides claiming the beauty title is the onlv girl member of St. Pat ' s council. Jo Swenson and Jean Dutton, our house artists, proved rlieir talents by making portraits ot all the girls ill their spare time. Ol 1 KIRS Firil Siiiiislir SifonJ Siinfslrr I ' l t iiifi»t . M RV (■llERR MaRIW WllEFIER ' ice-President . l(i Wm.den Bads Core ax Sccretnrv . . . J(i Jkssf.r |(). s J ewer Trf.TMircr . HoRis Ckorce Jl E McFari.ix lirsl io u; Irft to rinht : Mrs. Woods, hostess, Antrim, B.iircl. Secoii.l rnw: Hr.imltll, Chcrrv, C ' oliran. T iinI roti-; Piitton, F.v.ins, Haviifs. Fourth ioim: ji-micr, Johnston, MaKrudcr. Fifth rniv: I ' ricc, Spichnaii, Wnldcn, Wlirclfr. Page 318 PHI KAPPA HOUSE " Docs your lioiisc seem tliHcrcnt lately. ' ' " Ilie Phi Kap house does — since Hiy s have mo eil in I Perhaps some retiirninif Phi Ka[i isn ' t lioint; to relish the idea ot a room delicately turnislied in baby blue ant! pink, but JMaxine Loper likes li inir there; that is when she isn ' t Hying to New York to report " Skullhouse " gossip to pinmate Artien Dawson, Phi Kap. Ami gatl, those impressionistic ilrawings picturing the " No Cigarettes Totlay " sign perched precariously above a Mortar and Pestle which Patty Shattuck tells us represents the soul ot roommate, Belle Standiler. In the base- ment. Sue Grain practices pool to make up her " ilcticiencies " (ask her about them I ), while Mari- sue Mount hinders all progress by yelling " lights, action, etc. " in true drama-student fashion. Amid all the confusion, Marcella Fees and Levita Bol- linger show dead-eye ability with whi .zing ping- pong shots. In the adjoining tiark room, Dennie Terrel indulges in a little blackmail by developing candid shots of Veronica Cook, Rosalie Steele and Nell Cleveland who despite her threats snared left-hand sparklers. In the Phi Kap lounge the feminine equivalent of a bull session, with Dee Chambers dropping stitches as she otters help- ful ?) suggestions to card sharks Pauline Michel- son and Cash who are trying to subdue the un- beatable combination of Jean " Braintrust " Cham- bers and Mary Liz " Portia " Cox. F " urther proof of the feminine element is the hair drier encasing the curls of Louise Caldwell and Sue Walker do- ing the old one-two-three bend routine. Iris Cal- vert and Virginia Sparkman argue on the merits of the Army and Navy while Donna Jean Doug- las and Mary Jon Johnson camouflage beiis with woolly animals so that even Mother Clark won ' t notice that the beds are unmade. Presidriit . . Vice-President Secretary . . Treasurer . . OFFICERS First Si nislir Maxine Loper Shirley ' iers Helle Standifer Hecond Srmislir Don XA Jean Maxine Loper Maixie Hobrs Honna Jean r)ov!;i,AS Bei.le Standifer First r m: left to ri(;ht: Mrs. Clark, hostess, Brown, Calvert. Srronii r «i ' ; Cash, Cook, Fees. Third rov:: Fisher, Kenyon, Loper. Fourth ro ' u:: Ooiiglas, Mount, Murphy. Fifth roii;: Prator, Shattuck, Standifer. Sixth ro -: Steele, Terrel, Walker, ' osf. Page 319 fiDn PHI PSI HOUSE I here was a time when you coulil pass by a fra- ternity house and say, " Ah, a house for bovs. " Not so now, however. For instance, if you happenetl to saunter into the Phi Psi house this year, the first indication vou would have that there have been some changes made would be the stack of letters on the hall table addressed to Elaine Anilerson. Your suspi- cions beinc: thus arousetl, you take a peek into the lixini room just in time to hear Bobbie Harvey tcl! a boy, " But you ' re too young to get married. " From the piano come soft strains of music by Marie Sykora, or it might be Fayne Bumgarner swinging it out. Be the music soft or loud, however, it is drowned out by a clamoring from abo e. You wouUl probably hear someone say, " Tell him Pm not here! " — That would be Carolyn Shanks. " May I locate my husband on your map? " — Jean Allen. " Really I can ' t. I have to study. " — Betty Wood. " But Pm doing it for vou. " — ' irginia West. " Is he tall? " — Patti Webb. Stick around a while and you i probably see Jeanne " Venus " Dodson, Janie Conley, the avia- tion expert, or Gea Goldfeder. But don ' t men- tion bananas to Gea. If Betty Thompson and Patti Noyes happen to stroll by, you may be sure the two most useil words in their conversation will be " Paul " and " Claude " (respectively). You won ' t find Ginny Brown or Molly Merkle in. They will be out on dates. The girl with the Manhattan accent is Jinx Delson, still trying hanl to develop a southern drawl. The first semester she had Bcrnice Turner to spur her on, but since Bernie has gone, she re- lies on such people as Dixie McDonald (the girl with 15 — ???), anil Joy Yates, who is strictly (I. I., except for the sailors. Prcviilciit . . Vicc-PrcNidcnt Sicii-tarv . . Treasurer . . OFFICERS First Snnfster .vi: Msvos Ntir i Mdrsr Norma Wood C.VROi.Ys- Shanks Srcoitii Sfintstfr PArrv f.M ]V OODSON Norma Kaiser Pattt Guinn First roiv, left to riglit : Mrs. CraKR, hostess, Brown, BiimRarner. Si-ioiiJ rnu - Conley, DiImhi, nmlson. T iir,l ro w: Golilfcder, Kaiser, Miirkle. Fvurl i CMf; Naylor, Noyes, Pauly, Shanks. Fi l i row: Sykora, I ' linur, W ' t-hli, NVooil. Pago 320 S. A. E. HOUSE I he lilc at the S. A. i. I louse proved to be very active and most excitinj for its forty attrac- tive girls. The girls being cliarniing young lailies just naturally attractetl a lair percentage ol the males in this vicinity. Civilians, V-12 ' s, N.R.O. T.C. ' s, A.S.T.R.R ' s ' , North and South Base sail- ors, Xaval Air Cadets, sokiiers, and home town boys — none were exempt from the wiles of the S. A. E. girls. If you want to know what " Sev- enth Heaven " is just ask Betli McPherson, Doris McAdams, Charlotte Kaiser, Pat Kultz, Rutii Joyce Parsons, or Norma Hightower who have all acquired third finger left hand sparklers. Some certain boys have especially createti excitement for Pat Murphy, Betty Wells. Dene Smith, Pat Ross, Mary Bonnette, Lorri 1 lorn, Bobbyc Ashley, Pat Patton, and Ruth Kirkpatrick. On the glamorous side Wanda Lee, our candidate for football queen, and Jean Barnes, one of the band major- ettes, take top iionors. Laughs, dry wit. and all crazy jokes are furnished by the pranksters Pat Patton, Mary Bonnette, and Bobbye Ashley. If you want to pick a fight just make a sly remark about either Arkansas or Texas. The trips of the year were made by Charlotte Kaiser who spent Christmas in Ottumwa, Iowa, with her one and only and Pat Fult . who made a hurried trip to I lattiesburg, Mississippi, to see her beloved be- fore his departure for overseas. The scholastic honors go to Lorri I lorn, Cherry Epstein, and Glenna Freeland. The season ' s highlights were an informal autumn party and a formal Christmas dinner and dance. Several open-houses were held which were all quite successful. Oh yes! do not forget the formal (?) midnight tea party on the sleeping porch where many original fashions were displayed. Hresident Vice-President Secretary Treasurer OFFICERS First Srmfsler Marv Jane Hicks Ri TH Kirkpatrick (JLEXXA FreEI.AND Second Srmesler Charlotte Kaiser Klth Kirkpatrick BiLLiE Moore Connie Loe Brown Jean Barnes First roiu, left to right: Mrs. Fultz, hostess, .Allred, .Ashley, Barnes. Second rov.-: Bliss, Broun, Burns, F-dRiiiKton. TliirA ' ' otu: Hiitchcrvin, Boiiiictte, Clayioii, Julian. Fourth rov:: Kaiser, Kirkpatrick, Kurtz, Lee. Fijlli roiu: Patton, Ross, Smith, Steward. Sixth roiu: Warren, White, Weiss. Pago 321 A photojiraph album monopolizes thi- attention of Jo .Ann (lOflown and friend while the third member ot the group seems to be more inter- ested in the picture she sees in the mirror. NEWMAN HALL Newman I lall, a resilience w hieli accomnioilates thirty-five university women, was opened in Febru- ary, 1926. It was built and is maintained by the Sisters of Divine Providence of the Catholic Church, anil is open to women students without ilistinction as to their religious affiliation. Sister M. Redcmpta, Our Lady of the Lake College, San Antonio, Texas, now presides as housemother succeeding Sister M. Cecelia. Presiding house officers for this year are : President, Berneice Hoi- sted; Vice-President, Mildred Goriiik; Secretary, Kjersti Swanson; Treasurer, Maxine Pierce. Since it was founded, Newman Hall has main- tained a high scholastic standing, having distin- guished itself on the campus by being awarded three honor cups for highest a erage among the independent halls. This year, two of the girls were initiateil into Phi Beta Kappa, National Honorary Fraternity. The Hall was also pri i- leged in having two of its residents on Mortar Board, and has representatives in Alpha Lamiida Delta, Chi Delta Phi, Chi Upsilon, l ' !ta Sigma Phi, Kappa Delta Pi, Kappa Phi, Omicron Nu, Phi Sigma, Psi Ciii, Sigma Alpha Iota, and Theta Sigma Phi, all national honorary organizations. In spite of Newman ' s many scholastic achieve- ments, it has not been lacking in social activities. The girls entertained the nun from Will Rogers Field with a house dance in Januarv, and a grouj) (it soldiers trom Tinker I-ielil with a Valentine formal. Tiieir interest in campus activities is evi- ilencetl In the lai ge nuiiiher ot girls belonging to the Cadettes and Soonerettcs pep organization. The Hall has entertained members ot the faculty twice at formal dinners this year. The Newman Chorus, which meets weekly, was organized this year by Sister Redcmpta and enter- tains at many of the house functions. Another feature of the house is the Religious Discussion Club, organized and carried out by the Catholic students. Ten of the girls from Newman also belong to the choir of the Catholic chapel which is adjacent to the hall. During its nineteen years of existence. Newman I lall with its high ideals has been an e crlasting source of inspiration to the man university stu- dents who have passed through its portals. Page 322 OFFICERS First Stmistrr SnonJ Scmisirr President . . . Betty McKexzie Bermece Holsted ' ice-President . Be. Morwec Mll.DREn CJORMK Secretary . . . . Bermece Holsteo KjERSTl SWASSOV Treasurer . . . . ' iR(;iM Hess Maxi e Pierce Dora Arrocha Ci.ORiNDA Arrocha Jexerema Arrocha Marion Blaicher Mercedes Browx Mary Rose Carnahan Leticia Castro Paula Cheatham Phyllis Dale Alice Darner Jeax Davis Dickmas Kathryx Farqlharson Maryellen Fudge Jo Aw GoDOws- Mildred Gormk Paula Graves Marcot Gruenbaum Barbara Hamptos Lea Hardy Dixie HEFLn- Virginia Hess Rosemary Hinkle MEMBERS Berniece Hoisted Jacqueline Ingram lIll.DEGARD KeNEMAN Sibyl Lackey Katheryn Lay Betty Lou Lilligren Beatrice Moravec Fioretta Mohr - Joan McAndrews Betty McKenzie Maxine Miller Aii.ene Morris Bess Newport Maxine Pierce Barbara Rice Elnora Schrittner Marjorie Soper LORETTA StIZZA KjERSTI SwAXSOX Marie I ' xcer Mary I ' ptox Gloria Vixcent Katea Whitlow First rov;, left to ripiht: Sister Rcdempta, hostess. Arrocha, Blaicher, Carnahan. SrconJ row: Cheatham, Dishinan, Farnu- harsoii, Godown. T iir,l roii:: Gornik, CJraves, C;ruenhatim. Hardy. Fourth nxn-: Hess, H inkle, Hoisted, Keneman. Fijili rov:: Lackey, Lay, Lilligren, Morris. Sixth rfxiv: Mc.- ndre«s, .McKenzie, Newport, Pierce. Seventh rov:: Rice, Slizza, Whit- low. Page 323 Oklahoma weather took its usual course this _ ear as shown by these coeds donning boots and beat-up fatigue hats. As the car progressed, how- ever, the ' became more interested in keeping dry than in being collegiate. LOGAN HALL Men, food, and how to pass that next exam were the foremost thou.yhts of the gals of Logan Ilall. To start the year oft with a bang, Jinx Johnson exchanged studies lor a rancher husband. Only one step bchlntl her were N ' irginia Turnbiill ant! Hetty )n cr wlio wear sparklers on third left. No wonder Pat Stephens enjoyed being an in- valid with a broken ankle. Who wouldn ' t like Howers anil phone calls trom mysterious men, plus meals in bed? Am imore cinulcti hci " time between makiny; straight A ' s and taking advantage of Leap Year to get her steady, Joe Stites, seeing things her way. So far, however. Navy regulations seem to be winning out. What would Logan Hall use for entertainment if Cecil Jo Finley quit playing practical jokes on Dot Naif eh? In the way of record hoKlcrs for the year, Jeanne Johnson came all the way from Oregon to be near Owen, her ' -12 whose I ' hi (iam bailge she wears next to her Chi O pin. Jean 1 1:1! and Donna Stevenson ran a close race for the most and longest phone calls, even going so far as to use the pay phone after being run oH the house phone. Who said there is a man shortage? It wasn ' t too unusual for Corrine l lbert to turn down four dates in one week-end. A novel peace offering in the form of red roses from Willis Martin to Isa- bel Crim caused quite a sensation one Saturday morning. Li . I larbour and her Camp Gruber man ilidn ' t believe in wasting time just because he came to see her in the miildle ot the week — so he simply went to classes with her. Jo Goldsmith lost some of her enthusiasm for lootball games after her star " Smalley " was transferred to Arkansas for further training. Bouiiuets were nothing new to Ciiarlotte Cord- ray, but her birtlulay brought a thrill with cut flowers from Creighton who is overseas and a corsage from Hank, the local number one man. Llelen Shelton nuule a three point axerage and kept her tlisposition sweet as e er tor her over- seas husband, whose picture, out-of-this-world let- ters, and many metlals and citations kept all the girls oohing in ailmiration. The girls at Logan will long remember the daily utterance ol Ldna Ikatch, when she walked 111 the door, saying, " lias m man called yet? " Page 324 President . . . Vice-President Sec.-Treas. . . Social ChairmaM OFFICF.RS First Simistir IIoi.lCE HOSHAI.l. IsAnEL Crim Llciixe Roweii. I5etiv Jii C ' iiii is Srcniiil Si mcsli-r Margaret Blrtov Jane WRiciir Beitv J(i Cini.ES noRonn N ' Aiiiii JlIIREE Bl.AVTOX Margaret Burton Myrtle Capps Marjorie Cassidy BEvn- Jo Ch:les Jerri Coxe Joy Cook RiTH Cook Charlotte Cordray Isabel Crlvi Mary Jaxe Davidson CORRINE F.LBERT Cecil Jo Fix ley Liz Harbour Jeax IIart vell Yvonne Hayes HoLicE Hoshall Mary Ann Hudson Jean Johnson Jeanne Johnson Mary Ann LaFortux LiLA Loftix Jane Marshall MEMBF.RS Beti ' y Means Mary I,ou Milner Rosii.anr Moore Beatrice Moravec Norma Jean McPheeters Helen McKini.ey Oorotiiv Naifeii Mary Lou Newrern Beverley Rice J WE Roberts Peggy R(X)t Lucille Roweli. Helen Lee Smeiton Jane Sibley Marjorie Soper Patricia Stephens DoxxA Stevenson Edna Tkatch ' IRGINIA TURNBUI.l. Joy Vance E Madelyn Wilson Jane Wright First rovi, left to right: Mrs. Logan, hostess, Blantnn, Burton, Capps, Cassidy. Second rov:: Chiles, Cone, J. Conk, R. Cook, C " ordray. Third rov:: Crim, OavidMui, Klhcrt, CJricn, Harbour. Fourth roil-: Hoshall, Johnson, LaFortune, Loftin, McPhceti-rs. Fifth rov:: Means, Moore, .Moravec, Naifeh, N ' ewbern. Sixth r xu ' .- Rice, Roberts, Root, Rouell, Shelton. Sivrnth roii.- Sibley, Soper, Stephens, Stevenson. Eighth row: Fkatch, I iirnbull, Wilson, Wright. Page 325 W ' liat scared i)ii. little hov? DRGANIZATIDNS First roiv. ' , left to riRht: Howard, Gahart, Fred Mouck (Faculty Spon- sor), Ospovat, R. James (Faciiltv Sponsor), Lam- bert, Lyon. Seiond roi::: Guernsey, Leiman, James. Popkess, C " () p e n h a V e r , Smith, Pautlhetee, Hawkins. T iirJ rixit:: Peddycoart, HarrisberKer, CIrav, Pick, Coe, Gates, (5ri Kan. TAU OMEGA OFFICERS BlI.I, COPENHAVER President C. R. Howard Vice-President C. IL GUERSSEY Secretary Lee Harrisberger St. Pat ' s Representative Fred Mouck R. v. James Faculty Sponsors As the oklcst national honorary aeronautical cngincerino; society in the nation, Tau Onicija has createii ami inaintainetl a spirit of fellowship and cooperation anions the stiitients of aeronautics throughout its entire exist- ence. Althou.u ' li its prime purpose is the promotion of the study of aviation among the university students, it keeps a close affiliation hetween these stu- dents and the members of industry. in the fall of 1927, Tau Omega was foundeil at the L ' ni ersity of Okla- homa, at Norman, Oklahoma. The stutients. under the leailership ol J. Court Hayes, Warren E. Daniel, and Orville Gulker, formulated their charter which was duly accepted in February of 1928. They named their chapter the Alpha Chapter of Tau Omega. Into the constitution is written a purpose that has made the fraternity useful, wortlu ' of success and of long life. I ' .ach member accepts as part of his (kit to fully support any projects that will promote and benelit a ia- tion in any way. This is accomplisheil both individually and collectively. It has become necessary to restrict membership to engineering students due to the growth of the l ngineering College and the Held of aviation. The canilichites must he ol junior stantling with a scholastic a erage ol at least 1.5. The oigani ation ol a thing sciiool at Norman was the tirst project ol I ' au ( )mega. This project was one of the major factors enabling the Uni- ersit of ( )klahoma to obtain one of the original Ci ilian Pilot Training Programs. Since the lieginning of the " War for breetlom, " ' I " au ( )mega lias con- tributeil its entire energy towaril the realization of this aim. its members have distinguisheil themselves in aiiling the President of the L ' niteil States to fulfill his promise to the people of this country and to the enslaved peoples of i ' .urope and Asia to give the worlil the most lormiilable air lorce ever seen. i Ik lia e achiexeil this both in industry and in actual couibat. On the rni ersit of ( )klahoma cam|ius, a $.V ' ,000 wind tunnel has re- cently been installeil. With the aiil of the Army and Navy Departments, who gave the university materials with which to work, the stuiients have made material pingiess in the ital research they are carrynig on. Aw-l, so, until the war is won and there are " no " turther accomplishments to be maile, Tau Omega shall direct its boumlless energy toward these goals. Page 328 Fir3l rtnv, left to right: Mrhan, Marrhal, Krith, Wirgcs, Roscoe. .ViYon. ro«i ' ; Sylvester, Rolierts, (7reail , Peter- son, Oxlev, Grogan. Third rov:: Folev, Co- penhaver, Roberts, Mc- Ciillou)jh, Miller. Fourth rotv: Coe, Pe ld coart, Gates, Sauer, Pop kess. Orijanized in 1922 as the advisory body of the Engineers ' Club, St. Pat ' s Council is composed of representatives of the various entfineering oryaniza- tions on the campus and the eiiitor and business manager of the Sooiwr Shamrock. This organization was founded in honor of St. Pat, the patron saint of all engineers. Final decision on all engineering activities is vested in the Council. Suggestions from all the engineering groups are brought to the nieetings for discussion and action. Since St. Pat is the patron saint of all engineers, his name was selected for the Council. Y. E. Willoughhy, Assistant Professor of Mechanics, is the present able leader of the Council. Under the direction of this organization, the Engineers " Club carries out. its program of sponsorship of the Sooner Shamrock, magazine of the Col- lege of Engineering; staging of the annual St. Pat ' s celebration, held for three days prior to March 17; coordination of the exhibits ot the various schools during the annual openhouse, and to carry on, in general, the tradi- tions of the university; also, the arrangement of the schedule for other activities. The many naval trainees on the campus have enthusiastically contributeil toward the various activities and ha e accomplished a great deal. Although the war has made great inroads on the students, St. Pat ' s Council is attempting to keep the program on the same high level, and in some fields, to make them even more of a success than formerly. Among the many successful undertakings of the past year was the St. Pat ' s celebra- tion in March. Few civilians were around to put the celebration o er, and most of the naval trainees were not yet in the swing of things, but those who could, came out and made a bang-up job of the celebration. The purpose of the Council , as the foregoing shows, is to further all engineering activities. First, it is the belief of St. Pat ' s Council that, due to the important part engineers play in the affairs of a nation at war, stu- tlents should be encouraged to maintain an interest in that field. Second, if the traditions of the College of Engineering are to mean as much to the post-war students as they have to the Engineers of the past, these tradi- tions must be kept alive during this critical period in our history. Meetings are held at least once a month with special meetings being called at an time the need warrants. ST. PAT ' S COUNCIL OFFICERS C. M. RoscoE President G. N. Keith Vice-President M. F. WiRGES Secretary Lester Roberts Treasurer Page 329 k. V First rov:, left to right: { " olrord, McClintix-k, Kil- patrick, (Jranot, Bparh, Mt ' Anallen, Kent. Claiidv, W ' ilkersoii, Whitcoinb. SiiiinJ rov:: Shattiick, McKiiinon, nilloii. Field- er, rurnbull, Kendrick, Marshall, Ilodne, Mar- chant, Batchelor, Stizza, Hobry, Lackey. TliirJ roiv: Keneman, I ' all . Straiice, Reeves, IiiKram, Newlin, Mc- Kean, Morrow, Logan, Johnson. Ilavis. Prigmore, launders, Mayes, Knight. I ourl t rov, ' : Price, Wil- liams, Pinsker, Henry, Ciilp. Evans, Almond, aughan, Dutton, Ed- wards, Figley, Havis. ; ; rov: Huston, Clark, Price, Johnson, Mowry, Oyer, (luest. Chiles, John- son, Finney, Dolph, John- ston. Sixt i Rov: Ward, Williams, Kamp, Nesbitt, Ilackett, Hopkins, Strong, R. Strong, Hawkins, " Sosi, Rooks. Si ' i ' i ' iil i rov: JohTisoii, Spielinaii, The.k, Colliiigwond, Woodard, Conrad, Davis. Vick, Russell, Fitzpatrick, Rine, Robinson. SDDNERETTES OFFICERS June Hopce President Beitv Kendrick Vice-President Peg Marciiant Secretary ViRCIXIA Tlrnbull Treasurer Marshall Perrv Student llirector S is for Sooiicrcttcs, the uomcn ' s club organized by Marshall Perry. V-12 stutknt, to promote pep ami enthusiasm at university activities. () is tor ( )ther actl ities of the ornuni atioii which inclutle strengthening school spirit, acting as hostesses tor tlie iini ersity. and promoting good will on the campus. O is tor Officers, two ot whom are sorority girls and two ot whom are independent girls. These four co-eds spend their time checking this and that, planning that and this. These officers form a committee to sponsor and plan the annual " Pigskin Rail " to honor the football team. is for Never-ending hope that Soonerettes will grow ami have a perma- nent place in activities ot the school. 1! is tor Everything that the girls in this organization have. Their white sweaters antl skirts are seen at nil the arious activities ot the university. R is loi- RL(|UiienK-nts loi- tile charter uKinhers ot Soonerettes. I hese are that she must he an upperclass student with at least a 1.5 grade average. Menihershij) is divided evenlv lutwcen the imlepeiulent and sororitv girls. !• ' . is tor Execution of drills and card ilemonstrations by the Soonerettes. .Marshall Periv has taught the girls marching tormations and drill tor- mations which are demonstrated loi " the lans. T is for Feam work, the working together ol the girls to promote en- thusiasm in tlie university. I " is for Total. Soonerettes are raising liie total ot scores, enthusiasm, anil good w ill. Is lor iMul, ami it s aiiout time .Mil Page 330 First riKi; left lo rii;lil: Staiulilrr, Ktlrr. I iirii -ll. Newport, Kirkpalrirk. SrconJ rov;: Piercf, C " ar- nmcros, Irviii, Frank, Harris, Ashlev, Terrell. T iir,{ roii-: Miles, Sim- mons, Johnson, Mankiller, Jennin;;s. I.ennon, (iatli- man. Fourl i rot::: Walker, C ' ondo, Sommers, Feelv, McMakin, Allen. Fifl i row: Oean lolin- son, WIMer, Koronis, BienfanK, Jones, Thrift, Allen. riic Dru ; Store Ctnvbo s were toun(.lei.l un the campus dI the L ni ersity ot Oklahoma in 1940. The purpose of this rough-ridiiiji;, straight-shooting, soda-jerking group is to promote goodwill, merriment, sunshine of the mind, high glee, mirth and delirium for the sheer enjoyment ot life, all ot which are extrerjie ilesirables, anil furthermore to dispel and eradicate drooping spirits, heart sinking, disgust of life, and blank despondency, which some- times lay hold of all people. During recent years the four leading pharmacists initiated into this organ- ization were Lace Fitsheu, vice-president and general manager of Alexander Drug Company; R. M. Vlict, president of Fox Vliet Drug Company: R. C. Stanford, secretary of the state Board of Pharmacy, ant! Pete Weaver, state representative and secretary of the Oklahoma Pharmaceutical associa- tion. Members of this organization are called " buckaroos. " Their official insignia for pledges and buckaroos is a comb and nuifHer (handkerchief) respectively. The colors are buckskin and raspberry. The official Hag is a rectilinear figure divided diagonally, the upper triangle exhibiting a rasp- berry soda on a field of buckskin, antl the lower triangle, a pair of buck- skin colored boots on a background color of raspberries. Among the activities of the past year have been the annual Christmas " Chow, " oyster stew, numerous picnics, and weinie roasts. In pre-war days when the entire campus would get together for the Annual Homecoming Day Activities, the Drug Store Cowboys were the merry lads and lassies seen riding their steeds in the parades, and in general doing a good job of promoting goodwill anil merriment, etc. DRUG STORE CDWBDYS OFFICERS Will. J. PcRSEi.i., Jr. Foreman Beth Newport " Jedge " Ruth Etter Straw Boss Bei.le StAxdifer Paymaster Jo .Ann Kirkpatrick " Cook " Dean Johnson Sponsor Page 331 First roiv, left to richt: Downs, Thackfr, Guern- sey, Gates, G r o K a n , Moore, Johnston, Abel. Siuond roiv: Sims, Reha- leati, Bretz, (»ray, Os- burn. King, OaHson. Third rov;: Williams, Peddycoart, Harley, Pick, Ilightower, Jackson, Hinckley, Copenhaver. II f • A. S. M. E. OFFICERS George C. Grocav President C. Robert Gates Vice-President Johnny Moore Secretary-Treasurer The American Society ol Mechanical linii;ineers was ori ani eil in 1880. With a nienibership of more than 27,000, it is one of the largest profes- sional organizations in the Unitetl States. With the regular engineering enrollment supplemented b the armeii forces training programs, the O. U. Student Branch has an enrollment of nearly tift members. The Society serves its members well with eighteen professional tlixisions. seven publica- tions and a library of 150,000 volumes and 1,200 technical periotlicals. The Society maintains its own research and testing laboratories antl A. S. M. E. test codes are acceptetl stantlards the world over. An Kngineering Societies Personnel Ser ice suggests members tor positions, through offices in Boston, Chicago, Detroit, New York and San Francisco. The principal objects of the local Stutlent Branch are: 1. To adil to the student ' s ac(]uaintance with the practical side ol the field of Mechanical Engineering. 2. To furnish the stuiknt " Mechanical Engineering. " the journal of the Society; and to keep him in touch with engineering progress, by mak- ing the Library of Student Branch Colleges depositories of the Society. .1. To develop the student ' s initiative antl ability to speak in public, and to iamiliari .e him with the parliamentar - procedure ami orgaiii ation ot learned societies. 4. To enable the student to establish Iraternal contact with his lellow stuilents in engineering, and to meet men engageil in the active practice ol mechanical engineering. 5. To permit the stuiknt to attend meetings ol Student Branches anil also the meetings ot the Society, and ol its Local Sections and Piolesslonal Dixisions. Ill . la ol l ' H4, the O. L. Branch was representeil at the annual South- west A. S. M. 1 " !. Student iNIeeting In . lel iii Al[ ern, who received his B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering in June ol the same year. Against some er stiff competition Alpern made an excellent showing and placed fourtli. riie laciilty sponsors are W. 11. Carson, Dean ot the College ol Engineering; Protessor l.llis M. Sims ol the .Mechanical Engineering School ami Professor M. I). Creech of the .Mechanics Department. Pago 332 Ursl iixii; Irti In rinht : Milrs, Eller, N ' lwpori. PurDrll, Frrh. SftonJ rov:: Pierce, Standifrr. C ' araiiicriiN Frank, Harris, AnHIcn, Terrell. T iirJ roii: Simmons, Mankiller, Jennings, Walter, Kirkpatrick, Len- non. Fourth rov;: Cialhman, Walker, Condo, Johnson. Sommers, VIcVf akin, Al - len. Fifth roi::: Hean John- son, Wilder, Karonis, Rienfaii):, (ones. Thrift, Allen. The Oklahoma University rhiinnacciitical Association was loiindctl. May 18, 1934, by Dean D. B. R. Johnson aiui Dr. Ralph Bientany, hut a group of the students in the pharmacy school had started holding weekly meetings twentv years before, which were to help promote a mutual teeling between students in the school, and also to discuss the vital problems in the Held. The organization considers its annua! all-tlay convention as the big event on its calendar because outstanding speakers from all parts of the country are invited to give lectures and present scientific papers pertaining to the latest problems and discoveries in the hekl of pharmacy. The Best All-Round Boy and the Best All-Roumi dirl are selected for the year and are presented with an awarti. Awards are also given to stu- dents presenting the best papers and to students excelling in some particular branch of their school work. The outstanding senior boy or girl is awarded a meilal, the award being based on scholarship ami leadership activities. The Association also sponsors the annual pharmacy school mixer each year. Beginning with the second semester of 1943-44 the time was largely de- voted to a survey course in Military Pharmacy. In this course various aspects of field, battle, and emergency pharmacy as they differ from civilian pharmacy are discussed and consitiered. In this respect the (). U. Ph. A. considers itself fortunate that a United States Naval I lospital, complete and including a pharmacy anti a laboratory, has been locateil just south of Norman. D.U.Ph.A OFFICERS Will J. Plrveli., Jr. President Beth Newport Vice-President Ruth Etter Secretary DUAXE L. Feei.y Treasurer JiMMv Miles Parliamentarian Dean; Johnson Sponsor Page 333 First roii ' , left to right: McDaniel?, ' riirner, Bur- Inn, Oim. SifonA roix: Sharp, Lo- pcr, Campbell, ( ' herr ' , Stafford, TliirJ roii ' : liackctt, Kempel, Newman, Biinrh. Ilnshall, Fielder. Blanton, Fiillelt, Alston. WOMEN ' S LEAGUE OFFICERS Isabel Crim President Margaret Blrto Vice-President Vei.da McDamei.s Secretary Bfkmce Tlrner Treasurer Women ' s,u;iic was ort ;ani cd in 1941. This oriiani ation accommo- dates all women students attending the L ni ersity ot Uklalioma who are not affiliated with a social fraternity. Ilie purpose of the Women ' s League is primarih to serve the interests of women students; to promote their par- ticipation in campus acti ities; to oHer them a proi ram of social, recrea- tional, and cdLicational opportunities; to serve as a clearing house tor their indi idual housing problems and to tiexelop the loyalty ot these Momen to their alma mater by giving them a feeling of " helon, iin,n " through partici- pation in campus activities and university aftairs. Ilie organization seeks to include in its hroaii program e ery iniiependent woman in the unixersity. By means ot a IniiiiU-orgaiii eil program ol intramural sports, and a staff of alert organizers, the Women ' s League has succeeiled in accomplishing its purpose. The executi e body ot the organization is composeei ot the presidents of all indepentlent houses and uniwrsity tiormitories. Miss ' irginia Reinecke, Counselor of Women, sponsor of the society since its organization, has contributed much to the success of the Women ' s League. During the year they have sponsored many social Junctions tor all women students who are not affiliated with a sorority. At the lirst of the year they gave a ilinner in honor of President and Mrs. Cross and the new members. One of the liiglilights of the vear was the formal ilance gi cn h the League tor all unaffiliated women. I ' liev also entertaineil the faculty with a reception. Many other social ami eiiueational functions have been sponsored by the League. The Women ' s League acts for the settlement of all problems concerning the activities for the women on the camjnis, the securing ot coi ' iperation among the women Ani. the er ing to stieiigtlun the relations among all. Isabel Crim ser eil as presiilent of the organization lor this year; Mar- garet Burton was the vice-president. N ' elda Kuth . KI)aniels serveil as the secretars and IJernice lunur was the treasiner. Page 334 First ro u; Irfi to riRliI : Porter, (iray, Filzwatcr, Stout?. SfionJ rov;: Ilinkir, Cul- lins. Mis- Rfiiiecke, (lo- do%vii, Nfor an. Once a car Mortar Board members, distinnuisheil in hhuk ca(is ami gowns, in aiic classrooms tor the formal tapping ceremonv. Last spring goKien tassels were pinneil on eight excited ami happy pleilges, for Mortar Board is one of the highest honors a woman can recei e on the ( ). L . cam- pus. Girls who will wear the symbolic Mortar Boarii pin are chosen in their junior year by unanimous ote of the acti " e chapter. Selection is based on high scholarship, leadership, and service. A " B " grade average is required, and participation and leadership in outstanding campus organ- izations. The purpose ot the national Mortar Board organization is to pro iile for cooperation betAveen campus organizations, to promote college loyalty, to advance the spirit of service and fellowship among uni ersity women, to maintain a high standard of scholarship, to recognize ant! encourage leader- ship, antl to stimulate ant! dexelop a liner type of college woman. Owl and Triangle at the University of Oklahoma is one of seventy-eight Mortar Board chapters located at outstanding universities and colleges in the nation. The national organization was founiled in 1918 at a conven- tion of tlelegates from Swarthmore College. Cornell L ' ni ersitv, Ohio State University, and the I ' nixersity of Iichigan. Since that time eleven more national conventions have been held, and the organization has expandeil to include chapters in forty states. ( )wl ami Triangle received its charter on February 7, 1925. Outstaniling among the activities of Mortar Board is the annual all- school Walkout belli in the tail, with the introduction of Mortar Board members anil the traditional tire ceremony. A reception is held tor alumnae on Homecoming Day. and a Smarty Party in the spring is given for all co-etls with " B " or better graile averages. At this time Sophomore Scrolls are presentetl to the ten sophomore women having the highest grade aver- ages, and members of Alpha I.amhiia Delta ami I ' lii Beta Kappa are recog- nizetl. Announcement is also made of the organized houses with the highest scholastic averages. MDRTAR BOARD OFFICERS Na.vcy Gray President Box ME FlTZ WATER Vice-President NiCEL Stoutz Recording Secretary-Historian Helen Cullixs Corresponding Secretary Mabel Morcax Treasurer Page 335 First row, left to right: Hoshall, Btck, Hardy, Chambers. Srcond roii:: Ortman, Manning, ' arden, Dodds, Fielder, Blossom. Third rov;: Johnston, White. Reilv, Colbert, Hill, Wheeler, Terrell. CADETTE LIEUTENANTS OFFICERS Bettv Jo Bkck Captain Commander for Special Functions OoROiiiv Brandon Commander for South Base Hoi. ICE HosiiAi.i. Commander for Hospital Dances HEr.KN Katiirvn Chambers Commander for Open House ' lR(;iNiA Reinecke Sponsor The Cadettc organization was tormcil three years ago to entertain the service men stationed in Norman. The dances sponsored by the organiza- tion were held on the campus where the members acted as hostesses for the entertainment. This was before there was a U. S. O. in Norman. Now the Cadettes attend dances held at the Naval Air Station, the Naval Air Technical Training Center, the Naval Hospital, all in Norman, the Naval Air Gunnery School at Purcell, and the Ardmore Air Base. They also act as hostesses at the Union Activity Board Open House held in the Union every Sunday. Another campus event in which Cadettes participate is the dancing class sponsored by the Union. When extra hostesses are neetlei.! at the U. S. O., the Cadettes are there. The growth and renown of this organization is due to a great extent to the sponsors, Miss Ima James and Miss Virginia Reinecke. They have both worketl harci lor the interest of Cadettes. Any girl on the campus may be a member providing she has a C aver- age with no L ' . ' s, I ' s, or F ' s. To remain in good stani.iing, an upperdass Cadettc must attend at least three functions a month; while two is the minimum for freshman Cadettes who can not attend base functions. Catlettes are organized on a house basis. Each organized house has a representati e calleii a IJeutenant. The smaller houses are groupeil to- gether aiui ha e their Lieutenants as do tlie Norman girls. These officers meet once each week to discuss the week ' s acti ' ities. This information they in turn take back to the girls that they represent. Fn;ni the Lieutenants are chosen four girls who act as Commanders of the various events. The Captain heads the organization antl is tlie Cailette representative to the War Council ol which the organi ation is a jiart. Another dut ot the Captain is the schedule ot the arious e ents. The officers lor this year are: Captain, Betty Jo Beck; Commander lor Special Functions, Ann Hardy; Commander for South Base, Dorothy Bran- don; Commaniler lor Hospital Dances, Holice Hoshall: and Commander for Open i louse, I lelen Kathryn Chambers. Page 336 First roii; left to riRht: Gastineau, A. Kichard (Advisor), Ryan. Si-conJ rov.:- Comfort, Ilnnphill. Poilson, Marrv, Wells, B nuin, Williams, Johnson. T iirJ rov.-: Hall, Nich- ols, Prnpper, Wright, Voss, Ray. Alpha Epsilon Delta was founded as a national lionoraiy tratcrnity at the University of Alabama in the spring of 1926. It spreail through the southern states and today maintains its strongest chapters in the South. It was organized to offer recognition and to serve as a goal tor pre-medical stutients. The fraternity is managed by national officers elected by chapter dele- gates at the biennial conventions, with the spring convention of 194(J being belli at Oklahoma Alpha Chapter, and the convention for the current semes- ter scheduled to be held at Cleveland. At the present time the fraternity is the strongest existing fraternit ot its kind. The Oklahoma Alpha chapter of Alpha I ' lpsilon Delta at the University of Oklahoma came about by the affiliation of the local chapter of the pre- meilical fraternity. Alpha Pi Mu. Alpha Pi Mu was established in the fall of 1924 at O. U., having been gotten under way during the spring term before, and spread to a number of other institutions in the region, two of which were located at Oklahoma Agricultural and Mechanical Col- lege at Stillwater and at the teachers college in Alva. On April 13, 1936, the University chapter of Alpha Pi Mu affiliated with Alpha Kpsilon Delta. There are 32 chapters scattered through outstanding colleges from coast to coast. New members are selected from the sophomore and junior classes and are pleiiged in the fall and spring. Selection is baseil on scholarship, leaiier- ship, and character. During the current year, the number of girls on the campus increased to become a factor of Alpha Kpsilon Delta, and it was voteii to enlarge its membership to include them in the fraternity. Eleven girls have been elected to membership thus tar. Although these are the first steps taken by (Oklahoma Alpha chapter to include girls in the fraternity, it is in line with the practice ot the national organization. In the Army and Navy there are many of the former stu- dents and members entered in Medical School. These stuilents have been initiateil within the past four years. When the ASTU program was estab- lisheil on the local campus, it was tiecided to include the Army pre-medical students having the qualifications desired. ALPHA EPSILON DELTA OFFICERS Nancv Ryan President Robert M. Gastixeau Secretary-Treasurer A. Richards Facultv Advisor Page 337 First loic left to right: Ivy, Baskiii, Rceburgh, Carter, Escoe. SiioriJ ro-u. ' Reeves, Har- vev, ( " iiniiiiinhain, Lasley, M.iiru . SIGMA ALPHA IDTA OFFICERS EVELYV ReFBLRCH President Margaret Ivv ' ice-Presi(lcnt Jane Baski Secretary Mary Louise Carter Treasurer Lir.A Ferne Escoe Chaplain and Reporter Siyina Alpliii lota, a professional lratcrnit in tlic ticUl ot nuisic, was organized in 1903 by seven faculty nienibers and achanced students of the university School of Music at Ann Arbor, Michigan. Since then, eighty- se Ln chapters ha c lieen installed in colleges and universities throughout the L ' nited States. Alpha Iota chapter was established at the University of Oklahoma May 12, 1929. Throughout its existence, Sigma Alpha iota has upheld and carried out its high stamiartis — the formation ot repiesentatixe groups of women who, by their influence and musical interest, uphoUl the highest ideals of musical eilucation: to raise tlie stainiards ot productive musical wnvk among the women stuilents ol colleges, conservatories, and universities; to further the development ot music in America ami assist in tlie tlev elopment ot a strong- er hontl ot musical interest anil uiulerstaniling between foreign countries ami America; to give moral ami material aiil to its members; anil to pro- mote and dignitv tlie musical profession. Members are urged to develop tluir aliilities in com|iosition, public )H ' rlormance, Aud leaclung. Cliosen because tluy possess excellent musical aliilitv and have maintained high rank tor at least two vears in tlie actix ' itics ot the Iraternitv, certain members are entitled to wear tlie Sword of 1 lonor, a tiny guard in the shape ot a sworil, which serves to show the honor conteried upon this select few In the t laternitv . ( )ther lionors include the llonor Certificate, be- stowed upon the senioi- possessing the higliest scholastic average in each chapter everv vear. 1 he highest individual honor is .iwarded tor outstand- ing musical achievement or work m tlie national organi ation. To be eligiliie lor memlHrship, a woman stuilent must be enrolled in the College of line .Arts, be recommended In the faculty, and maintain a certain graile average. Paga 338 Hrjl rov:, left to right: Morton, Piltman, Ooolin. Sfron,! ro u-: Battrn, Mc- Cliirn, Jiihiison, Stevcn- Min, ( " rim, llardv, Kyiiwin, Siouiz, Roberts. T ilrJ rwi-.- Cook, Bal- cer, Johnson, Martin, Wilson, Preston, Smock, B rum. The Christian Associations arc organizations primarily of students ami specifically for students — for individual young people of the campus with their particular interests and aims and possibilities. The program, there- fore, is in the hands of the membership, and is the responsibility of the cabinets which are composed in general of those students who show the most interest in the work of the Associations and who give promise of furnishing leailership. The early records of student Christian societies go back to 1825 in some of the eastern universities, hut the first intercollegiate movement came into being in 1877 when student representatives ret]uesteii the Y. M. C. A. to organize a Student Department. Nine years later a Student Y. W. C. A. was formed. The history of the local Y. M. C. A. and Y. W. C. A. dates back almost as far, for thev were organized soon after the formation of the University, and have continued since without interruption. The Associations have sought primarily to bring students together for development of understanding of the Christian faith and of its implica- tions for contemporary living. The Associations ' activities thus vary ac- cording to the needs that appear and the objectixes of the members. The activities this year have been varieii ami included speakers presented to student audiences, discussion groups on post-war problems, student life, race relations, the Christian faith and similar topics, the Student Service Fund Drive which was sponsored by Y ' s. entertainment in the homes of facultv members arranged for trainees ami civilian stutlents. and a num- ber of parties, mixers and the like. The local associations are affiliated with the World Student Christian Foundation, which is one of the few organizations binding young people around the world together in common fellowship. The local associations have thus put a great deal of etifort this year into sending large delegations to these conferences. The state, regional ami national conferences are the heart of the Student Christian Associations .Mo ement of America. The Y Lounge in the Memorial Union Building is the center of most and inter-religious activities on the campus. It is comfortably furnished. A arietv of religious ami other perioilicals and pamphlets ami books are conveniently displayed. A ping-pong table, a piano. ' and a phonograph have provided many moments of relaxation tor all students. Y CABINET OFFICERS Marjorie Pittmas Martin " Presidents RcTH McClurg Bob Hawkins ' ice-Presidents Edith Morton- Secretary Patricia Bynlm Treasurer Page 339 First roia, left to right: ' S ' nunK, Blanton, Hallock, ScDtt. Krtner, Thomas, Jluh. Second ro-w: Mahaffey, Taylor, Kennedy, Steu- Rive, Matlock, Hickman, Mahaffey, Fultz. BAPTIST STUDENT UNION OFFICERS Bob Ketker President Doris Mahaffey Secretary Wellincs Steugise Treasurer Makv Ai.yce Scott Student Secretary Joan Blanton; Publicity Oirertor E. F. Hai.i ck Pastor The Baptist Student Union, in its very broadest meaning, is the voluntary religious activities of the Baptist students within the schools and universities of the South, as provideii tor and proniotetl by Southern Baptists. It is a youth organization which serves this coninuinity as a link between the uni- versity and the church. Each Baptist or Baptist preference student in the University of Okla- homa is a potential member of the Baptist Student Union. Each may be- come an acti e member when he joins the local Baptist church or any unit organization (Sunday School, Baptist Young People ' s Union, the Young ' omen " s Auxiliary of the Women ' s Missionary Society, the Young Men ' s Brotherhood) sponsored by the Baptist Student Union. The Baptist Student Union seeks to ser ' e the college communitv. It promotes the spiritual de elopment of students through Christian comrade- ships, Bible stuily, prayer, church membership, ilcnominational loyalty and kingdom advancement. The Baptist Student Center is located at 427 ' est Boyd. This building is used by the Baptist students on the campus lor ilevotional meetings, lecreational acti ities, reading and lor a gooil time in general. Two dail de ()tional perioiis are held at the Baptist Stutient Center. One of these is called Morning Watch and is held from 7 :.?U to 7:50 o ' clock. The other is called the Noon Day Prayer Meeting antl is held from 12:43 to 12:58 each noon. Each Saturday evening, beginning at 8 o ' clock, Open I louse is heKI at the Baptist Stuilent Center and again on Sundav afternoon at .?:.30 o ' clock. Features ol tlie year ' s activities irKlude tiie Welcome Party at the First Baptist Church at the beginning of tlie school year, the State Baptist Stu- ilent Convention in Oklahoma City, November 3-5. a Thanksgiving Serv- ice and Breakfast at which Baptist members of the faculty were guests, a lormal Christmas ban(|uet, a Christmas party for serxice men and women. Vocational Emphasis Week, Mission Stuily Week, formal installation ban- quet, and the annual spring picnic. Page 340 First rmi; If fl to riKliI : Bax, Roberts, McOwcn, Lov, Scott. SffonJ rniu: Iribarren, Sosa, Charles, NtcAfee, Heard, Olson. T iirJ roii;: Smith, Hart, M c I n t r e , Sylvester, Black, .Anson, Tharp. Prior to 1924, the students of each professional engineering; school ot the College of Engineering were affiliated with a national professional en- gineering society. As a part of the extracurricular activities, the national organizations sponsored a student branch of their societies on the campus. Each student branch had its own officers and held nionthh meetings during which guest speakers were invited to talk on engineering subjects which were ot interest to the student group. When the School of Petroleum Engineering was organized in 1924, no definite effort was made by the students to become affiliated with a national organization. As a consequence the interest of the petroleum engineering stuiients was somewhat divided as some students would attenil a student branch of one school and others another. In ' )M) some of the leading students of the School of Petroleum Engineering attempted to bring all stuilents of that school together in a common organization. They were only moderately successful and the attendance at the meeting was some- what limited. In October of 1933, Dean W. H. Carson, who had just been made Director of the School of Petroleum Engineering at that time, held a mass meeting of all petroleum engineering students. The purpose of the meet- ing was to explain the advantage of having a student organization in whicli the membership would be ilrawn exclusively from those enrolled in petro- leum engineering. The response to the suggestion was overwhelmingly in favor of the organization of a group, and the students voted unanimously to adopt the name Petroleum Engineers ' Club. Officers were elected and a program outlineil for the year. The attenilance at meetings was excep- tionally good and at times the engineering auditorium could not hold the overflow crowd. In February, 1934. the members of the Petroleum Engineers " Club xoteil to become affiliated with the American Institute of Mining and Metallur- gical Engineers, and since that date the Petroleum Engineers ' Club has been the official stuilent chapter of the A.l.M.E. on the campus of the L niversity. Many outstanding speakers have participated in the meetings ami the officers selected have always been extremely active. P. E. CLUB OFFICERS II. R. McOwEx President Mark A. Lov Vice-President R. V. Bax Secretary-Treasurer L. B. Roberts Reporter W. R. Scott SerKeant-at-.Arms Josh Tiiarp St. Pat ' s Representative Page 341 First roii; left to right: McCllntock, Conoley, Ivv, Calvert, Williami, Faii- her. Second rov;: Gafford, Cullins Rasback, Wriii- ker, Bvnuin, Yost, Kuhr, Mite. Third roii-: Johnson, Dott, Newman, Johnson, Clodown, Magotfin, El- more. ALPHA LAMBDA DELTA OFFICERS Anx Cai.vf.rt President lONE Macofhv ' ice-President Charlotte W ' rivker Secretary NANXY McCl.lNTOCK Treasurer Elizabeth Johnson Historian-Keeper of the Archives Helen Cullins Senior Advisor Alpha l.anihila Delta is a national honorary scholastic fraternity for freshman women. This organization was first established at the University of Illinois in 1924, in order to interest freshman women in intellectual living and to inspire them to study. Two years later Alpha Lambda Delta became a national organization antl was ehartereil in other eilucational institutions. The University of Oklahoma chapter was founded in 1929 untler the sponsorship of Dr. Jewel Wurtzbaugh. At present, the chapter is spon- sored by Miss Jeanette Alexander. It has a roll of twenty-one active members. Membership in the organization is purely scholastic. Members are elected on the basis of their high scholarship during their first semester or on their gratle average for the entire freshman year. Any freshman woman with a 2.5 grade average ami a class schedule of fourteen hours or more is automatically eligible for nienihership. Students are active for the remainiler of their freshman and sophomore vears. The upper class members of Alpha Lambda Delta are called col- legiate alumnae and maintain their interest throughout their tour under- grailuate years. . lpha Lambda Delta has proved a stimulus for study and high scholar- ship among freshman women in institutions where chapters have been in- stalled. It is not a goal to be worked lor by students and attained by means of high scholarship alone, init is a rewanl for real interest in things intel- lectual and for conscientious work well ilone. Activities of various national chapters include: sponsorship of a tutorial system, presentation of an awartl to the member who makes the highest grailes for the entire freshman year. The University of Oklahoma chapter also traditionally sponsors an annual Christmas carolling party, participa- tion in the Mortar Hoard Walkout and in the Activities Festival, and sev- eral social functions honoiing new members. The presiiient has the additional responsibility of acting as chairman ol the scholastic eonnnittee ol Associated Women Students. Page 342 LKOT is known to most students as a black-hooded group of men who appear out of the night to fire a cannon, then melt away into the darkness. This cannon is Old Trusty, and the hooded figures are the Loyal Knights who guard it. This secret order has won the respect of all Engineers and receives faculty anil university approval. A quarter of a century has passed since the Loyal Knights of Old Trusty was organized for the purpose of serving the Engineering school by keeping ali e its cherished traditions. In that pcrioii only some two hundred and seventy members have been awarded this, the highest honor attainable by an Engineering student. A member is not chosen for his high grades, or his listing in the social register, but because he is a Man, and because he has shown bv his actions that he holds the Engineering school and all it stands tor, abo e his personal living. No public esteem is offered a member, as he is oiih known to his fellow members by a number given him on his initiation, anti by his name on a metal plate on a large plaque in the I ' .ngineering building when he gradu- ates. On this honor roll are engraved the names ot Engineers in all fields of industry in many countries. Some are famous, some are just good fel- lows, but in general the ring of LKOT is found on the lingers of men who are leaders in their profession, and in their community. War has restricteci the activities of the School to a small degree, but this year, as in the past, Old Trusty will boom its salute at the annual St. Pat ' s Celebration. LKDT Page 343 « ' F??m- ; Firjt ro-w, left lo rinlil: Davidson, Gates, Neale, Mailmk, McCann, Kolar, Keith, Klein. Stfond rov:: M e h a n , Childs, Hamilton, Meek, Roscoe, Leman, Freitas, Kicld. Third rov:: W r i u h t , Grovs, Fanning, Dale, Bartel, Miirpli , McCul- loiigh. Miller. Fourth rou-: Williams, Kirkpatrick, Clarke, Flan- ifiin, Seikel, Thomas, GroKan. TAU BETA PI OFFICERS Chester Robekt Gates President Patrick Mcjrphv Vice-President Elmer Ki-ein ' Recording Secretary Joseph A. Mehax CorrcspondiiiK Secretary Frank B. Meek Treasurer George C ' Groga.v Cataloguer John P. McCl ' I,i.ouch St. I ' al ' s K prcscntntix (■ J. Rav Matiock Sponsor The fraternity ot Tan Beta I ' i. second oldest honorary enj ineeriny I ra- ternity, was foiintled at Lehii ' h L niversity in 1885 to " mark in a fitting manner those ho have conferreti honor upon their Ahiia Iater hy tlis- tingiiishetl schohirship and exemplary character as iindergrailiiates in en i- neerinjj; . . . " I Io e er, the honor which it bestows upon the stuilent member is etjuivalcnt to that of Phi Beta Kappa. The parent chapter existed alone until 1892. In ortler that a man be elected to membership in Fau Beta Pi, he must not only rank in the upper one-fifth of the senior class or one-tenth of the junior class, but he must also be a man of honor, u ' h ideals, antl uni]ues- tionable character. In other ()riis, Tau Beta l i is the highest honor which can be conferred upon an umlerj railuate in en.nineerint; ' . In 1923 on St. Pat ' s Day, a group of outstanding engineers organized Tau Pi, a local fraternity. After three years, they applied to Tau Beta Pi for a chapter at the University of Oklahoma. This chapter, Al()ha of )kla- homa, was installeil April 3, 1926, making it the forty-ninth in a brother- iiood of o er eight ' chapters. Incidentalh it is the onK chapter organized in ' )klaiioma. While Tau Beta Pi is primarily an honorary engineering fraternitv, it realizes the alue of a close brotheilii otl brought about by association together, botli acailemic and social, and lor tiiis reason fosters a spirit of liberal culture among its members. Because ol tiiis realization, a number ot social actixities ha e been gi en by I ' au Beta Pi lor members and quests. At one ol the I au Beta PI baiKiuets, the principal speaker, .Mr. I Kilvit I.. Oakes, shed some light on the mysteries surrouniling the painting green of the owls on the Law Barn. And ho can forget iiow ilelicious those steaks were at the picnic out by tiie ii er? Tau Beta Pi is ever a source of pleas- ure for Its members. Paga 344 First roii; left to riylit : Carter, l.aikr , ncl.aiin, Beach, Ilar h, (Jiiriiik. ClavKiii, I ' mplilrr ' -, llut- toii, R(i s, Kurt , ilaiir . Crow. SfionJ ma: Krisinan, Cap ha , H;iri-tiM»t, ' ills, Ortman, Capp , Keiul- rick. Sharp, Rose, Chad- wick, Svkora, lliitchtrvm. Sililey, Scott, Fit water. T iirJ roii-: Rt iioliK, Ntaiiies, Coll tallt, llollK. Mora xc, Cuiiniii hain, Heard, Sholl. William T.ickwell. llackett, Mc- noiiald, Sullivan. Fourth row: Wilkir-oii. Park, Newman, Walker, Ph fer. Steward. Sitter, Staib, Mail-field, (lold, .Adain , Clayton, Kaiser. Mulleiidorc. The Women ' s Choral Club is an all-university organi ation, which re- hearses daily each semester. Its purpose is providing enjoyment for those who like to sing, and for entertaining auiliences over the state. This year the group is making a concert tour of several camps in the southeast part of the state as its part in this war effort. The Club feels that this is tlie least they can do for our boys and girls who are fighting for our freedom. Under the direction of Mrs. Carl Chaudoin, the first performance of the year was October 21 on the Dad ' s Day program. November 1, Choral Club maile its annual appearance at the Mortar Board walkout. A special program of music was given on December 3, at the McFarlin Methodist Church. A group of Christmas carols was given at the Orchesis annual presentation of " The Juggler of Notre Dame " on December 14. A Christ- mas program on December 21 was presented o er radio station WNAD. The annual Choral Club banquet-dance will be gi en the hi t of April, at which an award of a special Choral Club bracelet will be presented to girls who have served the organization for lour semesters. At the end of six semesters a ruby is added to the bracelet ami after serving the club tor a period of eight semesters, a diamonti is added to the bracelet. In May the annual Spring Concert will be gi en in 1 lolmlierg Hall as the tinal performance ol tiie year. UNIVERSITY CHDRAL CLUB OFFICERS -Anna Lccille Rose President Mary Sholl Vice-President Mary Lois Cunningham Secretary Jean Adams Treasurer Natalie Hutton Librarian Page 34S First roii; left to right: Baggett. I ' lioriibroiiEh. Turney, Newman, Kotte. Second rov;: McGuire, Reynolds, Evans, Webber, Miller, Conway, Frankel. Third rnii-: Capps, Ed- wards, Hetler, Northcutt. Amend. Zuniga. Fourth rov:: Allen, Mc- Farland, Smith, Simeroth. Shaffes, Jones, Allen. ROCHDALE HALL OFFICERS Helen Newmav President Virginia Kotte ' ice-President Geraldixe Thorxbrouch Secretary Marguerite Bagcett Second Floor Representative Mrs. Ei-ise L. Tlrvev Director In the suniiiicr ot 1940, a group oF L nixcrsity taculty woiiicn promoted the cstalilishmeiit of Rochdale Hall, co-operative dormitory for women students. Now after five years, when many siniihir groups have disbanded, Rochtiale Hall continues to function as an integral part of Oklahoma Lni- versity Housing. The purpose of the co-operative organization is to provide room and hoard tor women students, particularly for those n must earn their living while obtaining their education. But i oclulale 1 lull is more tiian a place to eat anil sleep; it pro i(.Ies a laboratory experience in democratic li ing with its program of work and play, of study and cultural activities, with its opportunities for the ilevelop- ment ol thi-llt. selt-reliance and initiati e. rile house is entirely self-supporting and operates on a non-profit basis. The lunctioning of the houseiiold ilepenJs upon a well-organized work plan: e er one has tluties to pertorm, but since all are working together, no one inili itiuars duties average more than an hour a day. Among the t ent -si co-eils who li e at Rochdale Hall are freshmen, sopiiomoi-es. juniors, seniors and the u ' ruduate assistant. This group is unusually congenial, for each member in true co-operative s|)irit assumes her responsibility to maintain harmony ami efficiency in e er respect. I ' he group is remarkable in that problems of discipline are almost unknown e en though the rules of the house recjuire careful observ- ance ol A. W. S. regulations. The i)ercentage of members who jnirticijiate in scholastic, social, and intramural activities is high. i he house council, consisting ol president. iee-president. secretary floor representatives, anil grailuate counselor, acts as a governing body, sets standards, promotes activities and looks .ijter the weltare ol the group. The director supervises the piiysical u| -keep o| the householil. An Advisors Hoard made up of faeultv members and a representati e of the l ' ni ersit of )klahoma Mothers ' .Vssociation. gi es aiKice, encourage- ment and material aiil as it is neeiled. Paq» 346 Ursl rot:, Ictr to richt : Mfhan, Thai kcr, Copcn- haver, Ihoma , Tavlor. P c d d y c o a r t . Child . Mtvirf, r)au|{hrt rf. Si ' ionJ ro«..- Howard, Kratoii, Kill)!, Lainhrrt, Giifrnscv, Gas c». Third riKi-: Williams, H II K h r , MarrisberRer, Hinckley, Clra-. OroKaii, Jackson, Wricht. Fourlli rou-; Ilarlfv, Let- ter. Popkcs . .Anthony, :ltfN, Srhnff. lohnvnii. Pi Tau Sijjma, the national honorary mechanical en,si:ineerin. i fraternity, is composed of the outstanding juniors and seniors in the school of mechan- ical engineering. A grade average of 1.5 must be hekl before admission is granted, but scholarship is not the only requirement. A candidate for Pi Tau Sigm a must display a strong interest in mechanical engineering and have a pleasing personality. The boys who wear the carnot cycle on their watch chains come from the mechanical division of engineering. When they get to be in the upper one- third of the senior class or the upper one-fourth of the junior class in the division, then they are invited to one of the smokers. From then until the night of initiation, the prospective members go through training and pledgeship. However, they are juciged on the quali- ties of engineering ability, leadership, trustworthiness, industry, dependa- bility and personality before they are initiatetl. The boys that attain the distinction of membership try to encourage higher scholastic achievement among the underclassmen. Pi Tau Sigma was founded at the University of Illinois in 1915. The Oklahoma Sigma chapter dates back to April of 1940. Thirty active chap- ters are installed in the leading universities anci in the leading colleges throughout the nation. The purpose of Pi Tau Sigma is to create a closer relationship between the faculty and students in mechanical engineering: to foster and encourage good moral character and a high standanl of scholarship; and to provide recognition for outstanding students. As a token of scholastic achievement, an annual award is presented to the highest ranking sophomore Mechanical Engineer. The chapter co-operates with the A.S.M.E. Stutlent Branch, participates in the annual Engineers ' Openhouse Celebration, and, in general, serves to advance the Mechanical Engineering profession at the University of Oklahoma. Professor Wendell S. Taylor, a graduate of the United States Naval . cademy, succeeded Professor William T. Tiffin as the sponsor of the organization. Professors E. F. Davison. W. O. Smith, and Ellis M. Sims are very co-operative in every activity the organization engages in. PI TAU SIGMA OFFICERS Morris E. Childs President Dick Peddvcoart Vice-President Kenneth H. Thomas Secretary-Treasurer Bill Copexhaver St. Pat ' s Representative Pa o 3 7 First roii; left to ri);ht; Stiibbcman, Tomliiison, Weiss, Morton. Second ro i - ModEe. Ilill, WriKht, Birkiiell, Kiirn- ham, Tenndiii. Third roii-. ' Kind. Kil- patrick, Woodard, Sihaff, Turnbull I Sponsor), Min- ister. U. A. B. OFFICERS Mary Stubbeman President J. Weiss Vice-President Edith Mortox Secretary J. R. ToMi.ixsox Treasurer At a special nicctiiiii with refreshments of coffee and vitamin pills to gird themselves, members of the Union Activities Board drew in their breath and assumed their rcsponsibihties of planning, promoting and executing the luimeroiis entertainments that occur in the L nK)n building each year. Once each week in the smoke-filled room that really was 120 Union, the 20 members of the board conceived and ga e birth to those plans for recre- ation that dominated campus social life while Hobby Hodge and Toni Burn- ham kept interrupting each meeting to announce the annual Career confer- ence. First of the extra-special ventures and adventures was Frontier days. Under the guidance of Chairman jarita Bicknell the most extensive and elaborate plans in many a year were made and carried out. On the opening day of the festivities, members of the board, and other interested campus- ites, fresh from a weekend at the Dallas game, continued their whoopee with a horseback stampetie at tlaybreak ami thus officially opened the four- da ' celebration. Bob Tom LInson, Phyllis lengdin anil jne Schaft, who ilidn ' t quite make it to Dallas, laid the groundwork for many of the side- light features, while Chuck Weiss and Prexy Stubbeman kept bringing in frontierish objects they had confiscated from the Texas countryside to lend a western atmosphere to the occasion. Big event of the second semester was the annual Xow or Never festi ity which was highlighted by the election of a " Cinderollo " candidate. Chair- man Jane Wright and her committee were crediteil with putting over one of the best Xow or Never celebrations in campus history. Paga 348 Fim roi:; If ft to richt: Hitchcock, Finiifv, Iln- shall, Twvmnn, Cirav. SitanJ roii: Sullivan, L :i III h r t h , fl.-irctfiiiaii, Brt ' k, Bfrrv, P wiiiiij;. Since that December the 7tli, 1941, when this coiiiUry eiUered the war, the L ' nilerL ' railiiate War Cimiicil has been tuiutioninii as a iiieaiis thr()U ih which stiiiients on this campus might turn their etiorts toward assuminj an active part on the home front. The council ' s activities include Cadettes, Surgical Dressint!;s, First Aid Classes, Hospitality Center, War Stamp Booth, Scrap Drives, Service Com- mittees, and general entertaining. Last year the Union Board presented a desk to the War Council for the Hospitality Center. Information concern- ing!; iiny phase of campus lite may be obtained here. This year the Council was in charge of fixing fourteen hundred Christmas stockings for the Navy men and women at the South Base Hospital. All of the houses ami organizations on the campus and the town clubs co-operated by filling at least one stocking per person. Due to the work done by the council the University was the first Univer- sity in the country to be the recipient of the Schools at War Flag. The minute man flag was awarded to the school for the sale of war stamps to ninety per cent of the university stuilents. In a special flag raising service, two stars were added to our flag, and a copy ol the Bill of Rights was pre- sented to the Univers ity for having the flag tor one year. In connection with the Sixth War Loan Drive, the War Council played an acti e part. Girls sold bonds as well as stamps. To make the students buy extra stamps, a ticket to " Arsenic and Old Lace " , a uni ersit play- house production, was given for every dollar ' s worth ol stamps bought. The aim of the L ' ndergraduate War Council is to help and to co-operate in every way possible to get the neeiled supplies to our men in the service. By having girls in the stamp booth every day, the stuilents have an oppor- tunity to buy stamps whenever they can. The members of the council go to each organized house on the campus once each month and sell stamps to them. War hours credit are received for this work. War hours credit are ilso recei eil tor work at the hospitality center and the stamp booth. The chairman ot the War Council is Bettv Hanleman. WAR COUNCIL OFFICERS Bettv Harde-max Chairman of War Council Maida Lambeth Chairman of .Activities Center Barb. ra Berrv Secretary .Adrienxe Hitchcock Treasurer Xancv Cray C hairman of Red Cross .• rahmae Sullivan Reporter Page 349 First rov. left to right; C ' nivert, Hodge, KniRht, Downing, Apple, lloshall. Second roiu: Hardeman, Trimble, Stevenson, Crim, Pittman, Sollen- berger. A. W. S. OFFICERS Box ME Kmgiit President Mildred Kei.i.ev Vice-President Donna Stevenson Secretary Margaret Trimble Treasurer Nancy Gray Chairman of Oricntatinn HOI.ICE HOSHA[,L Chairman of Publicity Betty Hardeman Chairman of War Counril The Association oi Women Stiulcnts, tor women at the University ot Oklahoma, has been organized on this campus for the past eight years as a member of the Na tional Intercollegiate Association of Women Students. The purpose ot A. W. S. is to put into actual practice a liemocratic student go ernment plan hich will contribute to the welfare ami happiness ot all women students. Their work is directed b ' an e ecuti e board consisting ot four officers, six committee chairmen, and the presidents of tlie V. ' . C. A., Panhellenic. [unior-Panhellenic, Women ' s League, .Mortar Boartl, Alpha Lambcia Delta, and ' . A. A. The sponsor of this board is the Counselor of Women, Aliss Virginia Reinecke. The main events sponsored by the A. . S. board during the year are the following: The publication ot the O. ( . luid Yoii booklet, which serves as a guiile tor msw coetls, published b the Publicity committee; the Coed Counseling Program, the pm pose ot which is to ac(|uaiiU new coeils with uni ersity lite, sponsored by the )rientation Committee; the . ctivities Fes- tival, introihicing the arious clubs open to women on the uni ersity campus, with the festi al being followeil In a trailitional Coed Ball, sponsored by the Acti ities Committee; the Career Conference, which enables girls to iiear outstantiing leaders speak on arious vocational fields, ami honors the coed leadeis at a H.W.( ).C. Han(|uet, sponsored by tlie N ' ocation.i! Com- mittee. The arious activities of the S)Hcial Problems Committee and War Council, such as a lecture seiies on marriage ami family relations by Mrs. A. 1. Ortenberger, Minute Man Flag for war stamps, Cadette program. Christmas Stockings to Naval Hospital patients, A.W.S. retreat, study of student goseiiiment plans are other projects ol the A.W.S. Page 3SD First r««-, left to right: Ca«av, LiDkcr, Laughrad, Tappan (sponsor), Kerth, MaKiiirc, Fuhrmann. SfionJ ro ' C 1 o e r , Sparks, VIcMurtrey, Flanigin, Folfv, KidH, Frritas. Ktii Kappa Xu was foiimicd in 1904 at tho University of Illinois by a j;r()iip headed by Maurice L. Carr. Since then, thirty-hve other ranking universities throughout the United States ottering at least a tour year course in Electrical Engineering leading to a degree of B. E. E., B. S., or the equivalent, have established upon their campuses a chapter in H. K. N. In the vear of 1942. a group of seven outstanding students in the field of Elec- trical Engineering at the University of Okhihoma petitioned and were ac- cepted into Eta Kappa Nu as the Beta Xi chapter. Since the electrical engineers live in a world all their own and even have their own language bv using such terms as: kilowatts, volts, ohms, amperes, regulators, current, and a jillion others, too numerous to mention here, that group of students at the University of Illinois banded together for the pur- pose which is best stated by referring to the preamble of their constitution: " That those men in the profession of electrical engineering who, by their attainments in college or in practice ha e manifested a deep interest in their chosen life work, may be brought into a closer union whereby mutual benefit may be derived . . . " The purpose of H. K. N. is to stimulate interest and reward those who have demonstrated marked ability in Electrical Engineering, as evidenced bv scholarship and indivitlual attainments, and who possess (jualities which indicate that he will be successful in his chosen profession. The pletlge must be of unimpeachable character and of agreeable personality. Eta Kappa Nu places a mark of distinction on all of its members in that it is the onlv national honorarv fraternit that is exclusivelv for the electrical engi- neer. Each year the chapter initiates a limited number of qualified men from the top ranking students of the junior and senior classes. After acceptance. the pledge is required to construct a bridge, the symbol of the organization, and to carry this bridge for three days, having it signei.1 by every member and the sponsor. A formal initiation is held for the new pledges and then they join with the members and sponsor in an annua! banquet and elect the members for the ensuing term. Professor F " . G. Tappan, director of the School of Electrical Engineer- ing, is the sponsor of the local chapter. ETA KAPPA NU OFFICERS V. J. Kerth President C. Maciire Nice-President Corresponding Secretary R. R. Laugh EAD Recording Secretary -Treasurer R. n. FoiEV St. P.Tt ' s Representative F. G. Tappan Sponsor Page 3S1 First roiv, left to right: Childs, Gates, Clarke. Bartel. Seikel, Kolar, Me- haii, Klein. Second rov:: Hamilton, Keith, Crawford, Meek, Roscoe, Kerth. Third ro u:: Wright. Neale, Flaniciii, Dale, McCann, McCullough. Murphy. Fourth roic: Davidson, Kirkpatrirk. K e e 1 e y Burns, Miller, Grogan, .Alexander. SIGMA TAU OFFICERS Baity Bartel President Joe B. Clarke Vice-President C. Robert Gates Corresponding Secretary Wilbur Kolar Treasurer Roy L. Seikel Historian Joe Keei.ev Sponsor Fouiuicil at the University of Nebraska in 19U3 to recoijnize outstanding scholarship and activity in the field ot ensrineerinj , Sigma Tau came to our campus in 1916. It is the oklest h()norar engineering organization on the campus. To he eligible for Sigma Tau, a man iiuist be of junior standing, prefer- ably second semester, or of senior standing, with a grade point average not below 2.0. Besides this scholastic requirement, selection is made with an eye to the man ' s practicability and sense of co-operation with his fellow students. Thus e er ' engineer making Sigma Tau is known to have worked on the various activities of the luigine School. Should a student so excel in leadership and achle -ement and not have a 2.0 average, his name may he brought up for selection by two or more members who belie e him to be outstamiing. Pro itling his grade average is not less than 1.7 and he is approNed b unanimous vote of the members, he may be elected. Ihese special consitlerations ha e so iar been applietl to a very limited number of students. To be a successful man in any calling, one nuist not only possess scientific knowledge, but also the social ability necessary to get along with all sorts ol people. Also one nuist be able to put iileas ami plans across in non- teehnicai terms to persons outside of the jirofession. Fhis is the end to which Sigma Tau is tiedicated : to make better men ot the students besides recognizing their excellence in the lieKl of engineering. At the October initiation banquet for members and tlieir dates, J. Bruce Wiley spoke on " How to Climb a Tree " , or in plainer terms, that one nuist not try to get places through the work of others but must make a positive beginning, but also time must be taken to enjoy lite at the same time, or else the Iruits of a lifetime of work will be wasted. Through their own contributions, the various chapters are kept in touch with each other through the I ' yrainid, the national voice of the fraternity. It is a (|uarteriy magazine containing numerous articles on the various suh- ili isions ol the tielil ol engineei ' ing besiiies a report on the activities of each chapter. Professor Joe Keeley is the faculty sponsor of Sigma Tau. Through his co-operation and assistance the organization has maile much progress on the campus in recent years. Pa 3» 3S2 Ursl roiv, Irtt to rlnlil : NLitlm-k. Mills Miiltin, 0»pi vat, BriHikrv ( I " aiul- tv), Patlcrson. SrionJ r»«i-; L v n r h , Vovlfs, Krakchill, (la- hart, Lokrv. Third ro ' iv: Miirphv. Fritchfy. M e a c h a in . Sweet, Holcomli, KiiiK. Fnurtli rov:: Krarllli. Pierce, Loch. Johnston, I.vnncole, Windham, Oav. Fiflli r«n.- Keele , Coe. Schellinc, lrb , DiinRan. Akers, Roherds. I-Diimlcil in 1876, the American Society ot Ci il Mn.u;inccrs became the official ori anization of the Civil Engineers. A stialcnt chapter, known as the Statlia Club, was formed on the campus in 1922, its purpose being to bring the student Civil Engineers together and enable them to become ac- ijuainteti with practicing engineers. The members of the chapter consist of Ci il I ' .ngineering students from all classes, in both navy and civilian groups. With the beginning of the fall semester in July, the chapter took on new life. The Civil Engineering students reorganized the chapter and made plans for numerous acti ities during the year. A policy of inviting prac- ticing engineers to speak to the chapter at the monthly meetings has proven very interesting. This has given the members the opportunity to become acquainted with the methods and men with whom they will be working upon graduation from college. During the fall semester, two well known engi- neers, Mr. Guy 1 1. James and Mr. W. L. Benham, both of Oklahoma City, presented talks on subjects which were of great interest. Student members were also encouraged to take part in presenting pro- grams. Gene Sauer presented an interesting discussion, accompanied by pictures, on the type and system of dams used in one of the irrigation projects recently completed in Arizona. The other discussion was given by Wayne Loch on " The Tacoma Narrows Bridge Failure. " Supplementing his discussion were movies and slides loaned by the national A. S. C. E. He also presented this same discussion to the public during the Engineers " Openhouse Exhibit. Included in the chapter ' s membership are most of the men who con- structed the Civil Engineers ' exhibit that won first place in the annual Engineers ' Openhouse. A. J. L. t. OFFICERS Wallace Johnston ' President Jack J. Coe Vice-President Raymond K. Sweet Secretary Howard Irby Treasurer J. Rav Matlock M. E. Mills J. E. Brookes Joe Keeley Faculty Sponsors ?aqe 353 First roiu, left to ri)jhi: Stover, Lujart, Mayfield, Jacobs, Dinkiiis, Heard, ' ickluiul. SetonJ rn-K ' Sylvester, Wooteii, Peddycoart, Cul- ver, Buelow, Wilson, Hav, Sawyer. Tliird roix: Lindenberg, Pniit, Ilendrix, Osborn, niillarhide, Harley. Sparkinan. h ' liurlli roiv: Fry, Coc, KiriK. Stover, Weir, Till- inaii, llallctt. Fifl i roif: Reese, DoiiK- las, ' i)Kcl, Sharp, Gamb- rcll, Cuinrniiigs, Austin. " D " CLUB OFFICERS Bob Mavfield President Charlie Heard Vice-President Homer Sparkman Secretary-Treasurer Bli.1. Wii.sox Social Chairman The " O " Club, composed of varsity athletes who have lettered In their respective sports at the University of CJklahonia, was reorganized in ( )ct )- ber of 1944, after a year of dormancy. Fornuil toi ' thu dual purposes of encouraginii ' an interest in athletics and inspiring other athletes to (]uality lor niemherships, tlie club stands reaily to back any m ) ements along this line. As our membership is limited to lettermen, our members ' names are tamiliar on the eam[His ami throughout the state. For example, Bob May- tielil, president, was a two year letterman and All-Big Six Center for two years. Cliarles 1 learil, ice-presiiient. lettered both in tootball and track lor lour letters in all. Many other ot tlie incmbei-s ha e had a colorlul .ithletic careei " in the University. Due to the abrupt changes brought on b the war in general, ami the ' - 2 program in particular, our plans ha e been necessarily limited. We hojie to help sponsor the state track and held events this spring, build a permanent tro[)hy case in the tielil house ami sponsor a program in the union alter lootball and basketball games lor the purpose ol encour- aging interest ami good sportsmanship between universities. lohn llarlev i (lur lepresentatn e on the university athletic council. 1 laving a letterman on the university athletic council brings a closer rela- tion between the council and the athletes. Paga 354 PE-ET OFFICERS DOXAI.D L. BR.WVNtR President R. Bruce Miller Secretary-Treasurer Savoip I,omsviLi.E Faculty Sponsor Pc-ct is the oiliest lionorarv organization on the campus. The men chosen for mem- bership in Pe-et are selected each year from the junior class on the non-political point basis of scholarship, athletics, activities, and leadership on the campus. Members are: First row, left to right: Miller, Keith, Kolar, Cirogan, Neale. Mehan. Second row: Brawner. (iates. Sharpe. Burgert. ' an Deventer, Miller. Membership of Theta Sigma Phi, national honorary antl professional journalistic fraternity for women, is limited to those who have maintaineil a " B " average in the Journalism School and a " C " average in all other courses. On April 24. they held their annual matrix-table. Prominent women on the campus and throughout the state were inviteil. Miss Fdith (iayloril. president of t he Women ' s Press Association, of Washing- ton, D. C, was the speaker. Awanls were given to the outstanding Senior Women on the campus. Members are: First row. left to right: Bourne, Saunilers. Trimble. Godown, Brewer. Second row: Tengtlin. Norwooii. I lottman, Fielder. THETA SIGMA PHI OFFICERS Mart Bolrxe President .VIarv Joyce Norwood Vice-President Pat Saunders Secretary EvoLA Mae Fielder Treasurer Phyllis Tevcdis ' Keeper of the .Archives Page 355 0. S. W. E. OFFICERS Nancy Barberii President Marias- Cralle Vice-President Helex Roska Secretary BErrv Jackson Treasurer Smokey Cole Publicitv Chairman There is a new cimiiiccring organization on the campus! No, it ' s not really new — just the reorganization ot the girls in the engine school. They participate in all engine activities ami hail their own exhibit at the Hngineers Open House. The engine riles are now straight because ot their efficient work. Mrst row, left to right: Cole, Cralle. Bar- berii, Roska, and Jackson. Second row: Johnseii, Kerr, Hendrick, Price, Hardin, and Carnahan. Members not present tor picture are: l oris Miller, Betty Gosnell, Louellen Ubert, Cilenna Freehuul, Nancv McClintock, and Bobbv Henry. MU PHI EPSILDN OFFICERS MXRV Shoi.i. President Phyllis Force X ' ice-Presidcnt Marolerite Creen CorrespnndiiiK Secretary BEin .Aniireskovvski Treasurer Roberta Hardin Historian Wii.oa (; ifhn Mii.uREn .Andrews Sponsors Mu Phi I ' .psilon, national protessional honor sororitx. was established in l O. ' i for the furtherance ot music ami triemlship among the students ami faculty members ol uni- crsitics ami colleges of music. Ihe amuial loumlers Day Banquet was held No ember 13, at the Y. W. C. A. lounge. All members and alunuiae of Mu Kappa chapter were present. First row, left to right: Marshall, (Ireen, Sholl, Force, and .Amlreskowski. Secoml row: Boles, .Miss (irirtin, sponsor, Hardin, Boyer, Long, and Mullemlore. Pa }0 356 RHD CHI OFFICERS Rvt.PH BlENfAXC President Of. AS D. B. R. JoiissOJJ Sponsor Gamma chapter of Rho Chi, national pharmaceutical honor society, was estab- lished here in 1922. Its primary object is to promote pharmaceutical scholarship. It is nonsecret; open to both men and women, regardless of race or creed. Dean D. B. R. Tohnson is sponsor of this group and Ralph Bienfang, president. .Members are, lett to right: Sommers. Bienfang, Johnson, sponsor. Pierce. Galen, honorary pharmacy fraternity at the University, is limited to junior and senior students in the pharmacy school. Applicants are required to maintain a one-point scholastic average with no failures and must be outstanding in the iiualities ot leadership and ability to cooperate. Members are. first row, left to right: Pierce, Sommers, New- port, Etter. Second row: Purnell. Dean Johnson, Bienfang, .Mien, Walker. GALEN OFFICERS Beth Nfwport President RiTH ErrtR Vice-President WlI.I. PlRXELL Parliamentarian Dean Johnsox Sponsor Page 357 LAMBDA KAPPA SIGMA OFFICHRS ViRcisiA Lennox President Louise Pope Vice-President Elizabeth Newport Secretarv and Treasiircr Iota chapter ot Lambda Kappa Sigma is a branch of the national organization found- ed at the Boston. Massachusetts, College of Pharmacy in 1912. Its purpose is to pro- mote good fellowsiiip ami professional interest auKJng women stuilents in pharmacy. A grade average of " C " with no failures is retjuired for niemhersiiip. I ' irst row. left to right: Standifer. Pierce. Lennon, and Kirkpatrick. Second row: Pope. Newport, Som- mers, and J- tter. LAMBDA TAU OFFICERS .VIarie Baitle President Jean Wheeler Vice-President Jane Boswell Secretary Elizabeth Johnson- Treasurer Lambila Tau. an organization for pre-meiiical technologists, is the youngest honorary organization on the campus. The objectives of the organization are to develop a spirit of cooperation and unity among stuilents entering laboratory technology; and by associa- tion prepare ourselves to take our jilaces in the fielil of laboratory technology and in civil- ian and national liefense. Members are, tirst row, left to right: I.ove, Battle. Lester. Steele, Lilligren. Second row: Thompson. Boswell. Leonard, ' heeler. Root. Members not present in picture are: K. I ' owler, L. Johnson, V. Dickinson and Dr. Dixie ' oung, sponsor. Peg J JiS When the present group ol deiural Engineers met lor the first time November 21, 1944. their immediate purpose was to put on a Cieneral l- ' .ngineers exhibit at the Annual Opcnhouse. This was done, ami since the Openhouse, the )khdi()ma L ' ni ersity General Engineers has become one oF the more active integral parts of the greater Engineers Club. Professor R. V. James is the O. U. G. E. ' s faculty sponsor. Members are, first row, left to right: Kanrich. Roseboom, Lyons, James, sponsor. Meek. Krazier, Gassett. Second row: Robison. Seism, Reckling, James. Spacek, Obert. Third row: Caves, Stueves, Ran- dall, Pope. Lee, Threlkeld. 0. U. G. E. orFICERS Frank Meek Prevident Curtis Threlkei d ' ice-President Morris Caves Secretary -Treasurer Bill Kavrich St. Pat ' s Repre-entative HJ A Tc F T HI c J " BL. A 1 r B flV H m ■ T I B HPnr B H B . ' _ B 1 K . KiaJ M _m 4 V B Hf lyiJI This organization is devoted to maintaining high standards in the aviation Held through increasing the practical knowleilge of the student members. The student chapters are limiteil in membership to the junior and senior Aero I ' .ngineers. In the past the L Ae. S. has maintained a program of field trips for practical instruction. These trips have been made to plants dealing in all phases of airplane construction. Continuing this policy, the L Ae. S. members inspected the Oklahoma City Douglas plant in November of this year. Members are. first row, left to right: Hughes, Gready, James, sponsor, Popkess, Mehan. Second row: Howard, Lambert, Kenton, Engle, James, Daughetee. Third row: Pankratz. Lambdin, Gates, Pick. Grogan. Harrisberger. Nolan. I. Ae. S. OFFICERS GrOVER V. HlOHES Chairman J. F. Popkess ' ice-Chalrmaii J. .V Mehak Secretary-Treasurer Joe M. C readv St. Pats Representative R. V. jAMEj Faculty Sponsor Page 359 A. 1. h. h. OFFICERS W. J. Kertii President R. R. L.AICIIEAD Vice-Prevident R. 1 " ). Ci KK Secretary W. G. Freitas Trear-urer R. A. Chi rch Spdri nr The University branch was established in 1912. Activities include monthly meetings; prizes awarded at the joint dinner nieetint by the Oklahoma City branch lor the best tech- nical paper, and the annual national convention. Members are, first row, left to right: Kincheloe, Van Buskirk, Laughead, Professor Tappan, Kerth, Church, Clark. Freitas, Bell, and Fuhrmann. Second row: Linker, Casey, Cloer, Perry, Shipley, Rupnow, Tucker, Kidd, and Smith. Third row: Albright, Sparks, Bartel, McMurtrey, Duncan. Maguire, Roberts, Torgerson, and Prof. Wilev. Fourth row: Trapp, Kitchen, Claughton. Flanigin. Witbeck, Anderson, Perkins, Doerpinghaus, and Foley. A. 1. L. L. OFFICERS JOH.V P. McCuiXOUGH President J. O. Centers S. H. Alexander Vice-Presidents J. S. Frev Secretary Wilbur C. Treasurer Dick Talbot St. Pat ' s Representative R. I,. IIUMINCTOS Faculty Spnnsnr I he American Institute of Chemical l.ngineers is the student brancli ol proussional organization. Membership is by stuilents in good standing anil enrolled in the Chemical I ' .ngineering School here on the campus. It is responsible for tlu promotion ol under- standing between the professional engineer and the student. Engineers with special ex- perience in various chemical engineering iields are guest speakers at meetings throughout the year. Members are as follows: First row, left to right: ' I ' albot, Kohir. Centers. McCullough, Hunting ton, .Mexaiuier, I- " rey. Seconil row: Klein, .McDonnell, .McClure, Gross, Baker, Veis. Third row: Porter, Crawforil, (irieves, Fanning, Mac . Wirges, Ashton, Roberts. 1-ourth row: i ' rof. Russell, Siedenstrang, Coleman, i.ambertson. 1 lopps, Claybaker, Burns. Page 360 RAZZ ' N ADV. DEDICATED to... University Alumni And Former Students Wlio Are Serving Their Country I. C. MAYFIELD, Mgr. UNIVERSITY BDDK EXCHANGE Pago 362 iL» 1 ii-viE iR s inr v A coed so pret+y sat wailing alone, f ' Till 600 she called on the ' phone; Her dress once a mess Is now a success — Since 600 brought it back home. l So Convenient, So Inexpensive- Yet So Vital . . . this is your gas service. All you ever see is the friendly blue flame. It is so easy to use and costs so little that one is opt to overlook the miracles it performs every day. There ' s magic in that little blue flame . . . It assures an instant supply of hot water — it cooks your food to perfection and carefully preserves it in your reli- able gas refrigerator. This same small flame warms your whole house . . . and now it cools your home in the summer. Yes . . . the Magic Flame of gas has brought, and will continue to bring, comfort and health to you and your family. OHLflHOmn nflTURflL GAMMA PHI BETA W ith iiothiiif; cxci-pt (Jovrnd U uyijii editor and a Cadette coiiiniander to begin with, the girls who live in the Hrown Owl annex accentuated the abilities of their pledge class. The " part girls " in the house held up the social standard tor the (leefees, while the Watch and Ward block tried, in vain, to keep a semblance of dignity to Haunt before rushees. When it became too, too clear that most of the ladies of the moon preferred sleep to an thing else, the activities load was once again delegated to the eager Hodge, Tengdin, Chambers and Anderson. Prexy Charlsie McLaughlin de oted herself to the Little Men. Dean Morgen.son, ye old Phi Delt, was her first oungster, follf) ed up by NRO Hill Kubeck. Once she dated an older man, " Speedx, " an officer from the South Hase. X ' isiting his home in Fort Worth con- vinced her it wouldn ' t work, so she went back to the younger and safer fellows, hoping no doubt to get a pin. At present, she is going stead) with the boy Hill. Green little freshie W ' illena Husby was so completely confused and elated when Cadet Wes Seymour started sending her orchids and offered her his .ATO pin. From all appearances she was inijiressed and thought it was love. When Heegee Johnson married Dale jo Patterson in the house, the ( lamma Phis sang to them from the front yard, so ever one relaxing at the Durt Hird would knoxv of their sister ' s success. Heegec ' s roommate got so fru.s- trated watching the wedding, she quit .school in February to prepare for her July wedding date. Marvin Kraettii, still unrecovered from his Pecos Hill fiasco, is waiting im- patiently. . ' fter fl ing trips to New ' ork and Califor- nia, Doris Sarber linall) landed her ensign and married him. Paula Tate, one of the barter girls, tried to pass VUi S ometkin to L rouu k . . . your graduation from the University of Oklahoma. Our superior printing and litho- graphing. SEMCO COLOR PRESS Printers - Lithographers - Advertisers B. L. SEMTNER, President 414-416 N. W. Third Street OKLAHOMA CITY 1, OKLAHOMA Pago 364 Ilrovvii-lluiikin I ' iitm Tribult ' Iw Oklahoma ' s progressive life is mirrored in her schools, both public and private. Her colleges and universities are second to none and offer the highest examples of modern instruction and training. We pay sincere tribute to teachers, principals and schools that have helped spread knowledge and un- derstanding in our State. FAf ' TK WOIITII K.M» VIN ; AIIUIT OKI.AII »!»IA S« II4IOI.K There are approximately 6,602 schools of all kinds in Oklahoma 6.000 Grade Schools 450 High Schools 6 Teachers ' Colleges 28 Colleges and junior Colleges 9 Denominational Colleges 75 Parochial Schools 22 Business Colleges 1 2 Indian Schools Public School property in Oklahoma is valued at more than $150,000,000 There are close to 25,000 teachers in all Oklahoma Schools. There are over 600,000 Children attending Oklahoma public schools, with close to 100,000 other persons attending schools of various kinds — L J - ' - ' " M F ■■I .r - J I i? Page 365 her trig so she could marry at semester. She tailed the course (where was her mind?) but had the wedding any- way. Dr. Hail of the South Hase couldn ' t see it any other way. A few weeks after Bill (O. U. ' s own Bob Hope) Wilson started going with Bobbie (I ' m pretty fuiuiv, too) Hodge, she couldn ' t live without him. She even talked him into running for Cindcrollo on the Gamma Phi ticket. Then Bobbie was graduated, and Bill had to do some campaigning over at the Kappa House. The result was that M. C. Wilson liked " kissing the babies " o er there — especially Norma Parker. Billy Jo Clark stuck it out another year with yell leader Jeanne Hill. lariaii Mowr - made fine grades. Janellc Liebolt did her best to be a campus belle and still be faithful to the ofHccr overseas. It worked if she didn ' t go with one fellow long — which she didn ' t. First she gave Conrad Preston the Huiif, then Mike Birming- ham. Johnny Marrow was just about two steps ahead of her with the gesture and started dating pledge sistei Billie Lee Anderson. Billie was having a hard time try- ing to forget her part -bo , Screwy Scroggins, after his departure and was quite ready to date a wholesome young man. For awhile it looked as if .she had found the " right thing " in Phi Kap Terry Triffit, but so many girls felt the same way. Kay Price dated so man - different men she couldn ' t remember their names — it is, of course, very doubtful that she ever knew them. Pledge duties, German, and everything else had to " stand by " while M. K. Camp was having her big Love Affair with V- 2 Ken Dicke . He was a good man as men go, and as men go- — he went, leaving Mary Liz to call him, write him and send him presents — all in vain. w I H for a Good Place to Eat? Just Try the PIONEER GRILL 120 E. MAIN PHONE 727 Guarding the Health Welfare through generations of SOONERS SWIFT ' S ICE CREAM CO. Pose 366 CONGRATULATIONS GRADUATES GREETINGS TO SERVICE MEN AND WOMEN SECURITY NATIONAL BANK R. W. HUTTO President W. H. I ' atten Vice-President D. H. Grisso Vice-Prcs. Bert Baggett Cashier Vernon Kuwitzky Asst Cashier DIRECTORS W. H. Patten, Pres. W. E. Grisso C;. A. Wiley R. W. Hutto D. H. Grisso W. S. Patthn J. Bruce Wiley Hillvf Morrow ' s high school act liid vciv well until the tellous got used to it. Among those who tired of the race were Hud ( lifford and Kd Hrown. She still had " Sparky " Sparkinan — but the box had to date some- one. " Shirleebotz " Woodruff was faced with the old right- triangle when Curtis and Don, two ' -12s and old friends, both insisted on sharing her time. Although she pre- tended to be going steady with Curtis, when he went to the hospital Don was seen looking ver comfy in the ( eefee sunroom. Betty Barefoot made it legal by steadying it with Bill Koenig. The long Poll Hendon-Tom Kmerson court- ship was linaliy climaxed by Polly ' s annexation of the Phi Kap emblem. Her only commentary was, " What took him so long ? " Kleanor Thompson started going steady with Tom ' s frat brother, Jack Whitbeck. Several months later, he also gave with the pin. As the prize pot of the year, we nominate Beckey ' oung. As a lark she accepted an engagement ring from Clayton, her North Base officer. The whole thing was in perfect form with the house ' s receiving the customary five pounds of candy, and Beckey thought it was all very, very funny. When the lad ' s folks came down to meet her, she was out with someone else. As a close second for this year ' s contest, we present Kathleen Henry run- ning on her merits gained through dirr tlealing Johnny Austin. Nikki ' iiliams latched on to F.Idoii Hatfield early in the ear. .And you can ' t say he didn ' t tr - to get her chosen as Navy Sweetheart. Big Sister Jeanette sweated it out with the Okie City man while causing a bit of bitterness on the campus. She had plenty of time to ste|i out with Walt Fiezler, Jimmy WELCOME TO THE MONTERREY OKLAHOMA ' S MOST UNUSUAL RESTAURANT Terminal Arcade— 311 West Grand OKLAHOMA CITY American-Mexican Dishes Private Balcony for Banquets and Parties Phone 77423 " A Bit of Old Mexico in Oklahoma " SOONERS We Extend You a Very- Personal Invitation to the MONTERREY RESTAURANT HARRY HUGGINS. Owner Page 368 4- fH t NX bah i Through SEIDENBACH ' S welcoming doors, to 30 Specialty Shops within a Shop . . . four floors filled with the finest names in fashion. Listed are but a few of these famous names, EXCLUSIVELY OURS, to be found nowhere else in Tulsa. Nettie Rosenstein Fashions Nettie Rosenstein Jewelry Louise Barnes Grallagher Philip Mangone Meyer ' s Riding Apparel B. H. Wragge Orrefors Glass Royal Worcester China Hattie Carnegie Cosmetics Hattie Carnegie Furs Lilly Dache Hats Andrew Geller Shoes Palter DeLiso Shoes Thomas Cort Shoes Florsheim Shoes Juvenia Watches Claire McCardell Joseph Halpert Vera Maxwell Schnurer-Cabana Habitmaker Dresses Prince Matchabelli Cosmetics Madame Tewi Handmade Lingerie Laros Lingerie Bryan Hosiery Carlin Boudoir Accessories Dobbs Hats Anthony Blotta Judy ' n Jill Junior Fashions Mark Cross Leather Goods Edelweiss Gloves Quality Street Qothes Edward ' s Children ' s Shoes Caradele Children ' s Qothes Elizabeth Arden Beauty Salon Nettie Rosenstein Hand bags Handmacher Suits 3i , i!6S C iA Page 369 L on ara tu la ti onafatulaUons . . . SOONERS FROM ISonUfCi MILK - ICE CREAM 2126 N. Broadway OKLAHOMA CITY, OKLA. Cheadle, Frank Ainit-rson (yes, sister Willena was a bit upset, oii might say that) and Howard Chaiiey. They are ail being recommended for bra ery. " Pretty Betty " Ford tried to hit it off with Dr. Hill IJuchan (he always calls her Swcetums), Lt. Jim (larvey, and Col. Chuck Stark. But she wasn ' t the same old she. It was pretty ob ious that she missed the old days, namely — Rickner ' s and that beautiful man, Frank Hoadley. Things like that, however, happen only once in a lifetime. .And be- sides, she should be glad that her sisters speak to her this year. Joan Miller managed to go out occasionall ' this year b pronu ' sing to let an ' pledge who would get her a blind date out of study hall. However, she never got to know any of them well enough that she could have anyone but her brothers to talk about (the were Phi Delts down here, ou know). ' Ihe onl - trouble was she had told all about them last ear. As a whole, the Ciamma Phis plugged along in their usual way. The stiuU-hall pleiiges and the Rickner ' s pledges joined forces with lariaii Mowry to win the scholarship cup for the most improvement and second place among the sororities. DELTA GAMMA Thorough investigation of the situation showed that all Delta Ciamma really had for the ear 1944-45 was a trio — which broke up early in the season. It would be, however, very bad policy if the DG ' s were left out of the yearbook entirely. And yet those things which they have done are in no way printable. Their advantageous position across the street from the residential halls let Hawkinson Quality Recapping ONE DAY SERVICE H. A. ECKHARD GENERAL TIRES lOth and Hudson Oklahoma City Ipage 370 She ' s Beautiful . . . She ' s Wise . . . She ' s Wearing Clothes From Page 371 MOON ROSE and NU CREST FOOD PRODUCTS Favorites The World Around You will be delighted with the quality of these products. Exclusive Distributors Tyler Simpson Company Established in 1879 Principal Ofiice Incorporated 1902 Gainesville, Texas BRANCH HOUSES ARDMORE, OKLAHOMA PAULS VALLEY, OKLAHOMA NORMAN, OKLAHOMA DUNCAN, OKLAHOMA FT. WORTH, TEXAS them spy on the lushe es. So they found out even before pri-terc-ntial lists that the couldti ' t hope to pledge any- one. The nice thing is that they can still listen to the Hester and Robertson serenades. One thing we could all count on was not having to listen to unsufferable and unbelievable anchor propaganda. Although Peg Marchant was assistant society editor of tlje Dfiily. she was no match for the plug fan of Alpha Chi, Taffy Villianis, who was her superior on the staflf. For a while everyone was kinda curious about what on earth Mary Martha Logan was doing when she was pinned, engaged, or going steady with everybody arui any- body. Ve still don ' t know whom she ever settled on. Hut he must be a riot. .Ami have you heard the gruesome details about the Hob H(dbrook-Lil Krcpps twosome? While Lil was try- ing to keep Hob from knowing about a certain home- town flame called " Jim " (of the " doesn ' t bring me any flowers " fame), she suddenly found herself deserted by Bob in favor of his " gal back home. " Complications apparently ended, but the romance is still progressing on thin ice. Pat Bynum did her best for the DCs this year by be- ing elected to every office .she can think of. It ' s too bad vou girlies don ' t have at least one more activities girl .so that Pat wouldn ' t have to do FA ' ERYTHING! The DG ' s were thrilled pink (what a revolting color to be thrilled to) when Marilyn Thompson made Med School. We ' re glad too, but, Marilyn, don ' t you think that is kind of a hard way to try to hook a man after he ' s turned you down once (that we know of) ? Lou Hubble must be a killer-diller. But one thing we might suggest to you, Miss Hubble — how about not stringing a fellow along if ou don ' t give a hang for C. L. FRATES E. H. GILBERT EVERY INSURANCE FACILITY C. L. FRATES AND CO. OKLAHOMA CITY Phone 2-6301 CLIFFORD FRATES COMPANY National Bank of Tulsa Bldg. TULSA, OKLA. Phone 4-1583 Pwje 372 Halliburton ' s, Oklahoma City ' s Leading Department Store, has been serving Oklahomans for nearly half a century] IfaUtbtiHon ' s Page 37 ' ■ hJ? - fl I Congratulations to you graduating seniors and best wishes for your futures. SOONER 305 W. Boyd . DRUG - m m " Phone 96 Just Off Campus on Varsity Comer him? Hill Kirkpatrick had to find out the hard way (much to his professors ' regrets), didn ' t he? It ' s too bad that Carolyn Webster suddenly became quite interested in an NRO on campus after Jim Stiger, South Base sailor, had been so generous in his gifts to her. But don ' t ou orr , Carolyn, no one will call you a " gold digger. " No, not more than a hunert thousand will! It ' s sure a Iuck break tor Peg Marchant ( heretofore known as Dateless Peg) that a certain cadet who " knew her way back when — " is now stationed here in the fair city. Alaybe now she won ' t always be seen with that right e ebrr)w raised and that characteristic " I don ' t give a damn — I don ' t like men " look on her face! Mary Evchri Smith (the assistant High Command on the Daily) is fast becoming the gal in the advertisement w ho is " always a bridesmaid, never a bride. ' ' Oh, well, she has a pretty picture (of a man, or a reasonable fac- simile) in her room. We wonder just what Helen " andivier is gonna do with all those wings and service insignia that she has accumulated now that she has talked " George " into marr ing her. Do ou think that she will give them back to her six cousins and the friend of her father ' s who was connected with an air base? Margaret Killingsworth ' s " brain cell " obviously wasn ' t " on duty " the Tiight she called home and very .seriously said, " Hello, Alother? This is Margaret Killings- worth! " At least there could have been no mistaking her identity ! At least once this year, Lee Ann Hammons was able to find a better deal, it seems, it wasn ' t John Smith she dragged to the Christmas dance. But then, if John doesn ' t mind being a sucker and since Lee Ann PRINTERS .... Since " Way Back When ' To SOONERS Sooners have been bringing their printing to The Transcript since 1889, and while we are proud to be Norman ' s pioneer printers, we ' re prouder still that today, in our 56th year, we are eguipped and staffed to produce printing as modern as tomorrow. The TRANSCRIPT Co. THE NORMAN TRANSCRIPT " Norman ' s Home Evening Newspaper " THE TRANSCRIPT PRESS Printing — Stationery — Office Supplies PHONES 1800 Our Wartime Service Is Better Than You Might Expect — But Order Early! Pago 374 J-iiUa J iiiiiitii = L te itlk and d cdcti Paga 375 (lots " iiceil " him most ot the time, w ho are c to com- plain ? Kvery man in Rhea Hill ' s lite not only arrives in town at the same time, but they all leave at once, too. As a last resort, literally, she has even been seen around the campus with Don Margulies — several times. If this " Fitz " that has seemingly captured the heart of Pat Putnam, D(i, is as perfect ami gentlemanly as Pat says, he must be entirely nil and devoid of any personality or human instincts. Oh, well, we doubt if he fits her description exactly, ' cause if he did, knowing Pat, she wouldn ' t still be interested. He just doesn ' t sound like her type. Kleanor Davis is one co-e i who is always looking after dear little P ' leanor. It seems that she neglected to write her " Dear John " letter to one Frank until she was abso- lutely certain that her diamond from Hill Marshall was paid for, and really hers. Not that Fleanor isn ' t sure of Bill ' s undying love and sincerity, it ' s just that she be- lieves in keeping a reserved stock. Who is the DCi who ' s reported as being the strictest one concerning quiet hours? Mar - Dean V ' ance, of course! Who is the DCi who is the LOUDFST after quiet hours are on? Mary Dean N ' ance, of course! TRI-DELT DELTA DELTA DELTA (). L . ' s chapter of Tri-Delt, recognized as the best chapter of that sorority, nianaged to keep its head above the sewage and still pla - politics, but it was a tough job. The Tri-Delts had no big dogs ; none of the sisters were well known on campus and deservedly so. Few of them did anything all year except make campaign posters and For Over 25 Years Your Most Convenient Dealer FRED JONES FORD DEALER Lincoln - Mercury Distributor OKLAHOMA CITY TULSA Wl sa:.u ::l! D. U. ' s FIGHTING PHARMACISTS All Over The World ALEXANDER DRUG COMPANY • TUT-SA • • OKLAHOMA CITY • Pago 376 C. F. Miles Vice-President W. C. Alston President Albert Eatox Member Rov L. San FORD Secretary Cal Arnold Treasurer We, the members of the State Board of Phar- macy, take pride in the achievements and splendid national reputation of the University of Oklahoma School of Pharmacy and shall do our part in helping it to continue growing as the state of Oklahoma develops. STATE BOARD DF PHARMACY Page 377 Oklahoma ' s Largest Jewelers — Since 19 JO Insist on Bonded Diamonds Your Seal of Satisfaction EXCLUSIVELY AT ROSEMFIELDS Standard Theaters OKLAHOMA CITY CRITERION — MIDWEST LIBERTY — TOWER RITZ — CAPITOL WARNER — VICTORIA FOLLY — PLAZA otc regularlx. And et by some uncanny method the I ri-Delts oonriiuifd to be a power in university politics. Of course they iliihit win so many elections, but the people who did win had to have the Tri-Delts on their side — just ask the Tri-Delts. Hut they seem finally to have run their one strong point beyond its limited value; perhaps it ' s because, although the cati pla politics, the have no one to put up for ofHces. June Hodge gets the Laiiilon campaign button for the biggest farce of the year. Running her a close second is her sister, Pat Saunders, for her handling of the news- paper. Her treatment of the veterans, who orgamzed for higher political purposes than just to win elections and get offices, will probably be the boner needed to set O. U. ' s suffragets back on their " antique " Louis the nine- teenth chairs. Indi iiluall the girls at the Triple D boarding house had their troubles too. Frances " When I say jump, they say how far ' Mayes had to give ground this car to Cecil Munn of the local law school when they started going stead) ' . Cecil gives the orders instead of taking them from Fanii , who was used to having men obey her unreason- able demands, occasionally at least. She realized that if she didn ' t take the orders from Cecil, Darlene Housley, Pi Phi, would. Dodie ] Iason, who calls herself the Cleopatra of the Delta Delta Delta house, has looked a whole year for her ideal 1945 Mark Antony. She insists she has the pick of the army, navy and marines. However, Don Buelow, basketball hero, has had other views on the subject since he gave her the well-known Phi Delta Theta tlufi " . -A. J. Hunter ilid a ■ better with the Phi Delts when she annexed the pin of the one and only tirady D. Harris. It was a hard struggle for a whole vear but she THE FOX-VLIET DRUG COMPANY WHOLESALE DRUGGISTS SUPPLYING HEALTH NEEDS of SIX STATES through Retail Druggists We are proud of our long association and our many friendships with the men and women of the drug profession who have served their communities in this region so devotedly. Your druggist has well earned the confidence and respect which you place in him. X z o N COLORADO PUEBLO -Ar ALBUQUERQUE if NEW MEXICO KANSAS WICHITA OKLA CITY Page 37S Pago 379 u3epend on Md Co J ateai4ard .-health . . . WE MANUFACTURE CLEANLINESS NORMAN STEAM LAUNDRY 121 E. Gray Phone 71 knew shf would loiiic out on top. She certainly deserved it because she bowed to ever whim ot the adolescent Grady D. Whether this love affair of the nineteen-year- olds will end in marriage is unanswerable. It would probably take five years to hook a diamond from him, rumors say. Julia " S ' anquell managed her nav dates with that well- known phrase, " M father is a captain you know. " Whether thc were scared or indifferent, we don ' t know, but they never came back. And her friendship with ' -12 Harr Johnson ceased when he announced that he was engaged to be marrie d. There ' s another Heet coming in, Julia. " ould that we could write a book on Hillie Zach " 1 ha e a fraternity pin in every drawer " Holes, who is running a close race with her sororit sister, H. J. Hus- ton. Billie Zach, who is a hog about gold braid, no mat- ter who it belongs to, is making a noble effort to be true to " buzz bomber " Hill Alexander, of the Philadelphia Main Line. Hut Phi Delt Ray Ciraybill hasn ' t been wiped completely out of the picture so far and we doubt seriously if he will. Alexander is doubting with us. Andy Riddle and Martha .Ann Williams figured out a plan of going steady for three weeks. Martha Ann was all ready to play the field all year and the trial plan was just some sort of concession on her part. However she liked it better than she had anticipated, or perhaps took a look at the scantv , over-pla cd field. .At an rate she still seems content with just Riddle. Peggy Hellar ' s " Dear John " letters turned into " Dear- est John " and finalK " Darling. " From all reports he fell for her line w hich she has used w ithout failure for the past four ears. She lias spent this year giving talks on First Naodnal Bank MEMBER FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION OFFICERS PHIL C. KIDD President E. H. STUBBEMAN Vice-President CHARLES S. SMITH Vice-President W. D. LAMAR Vice-President T. JACK FOSTER Vice-President WM. L. HETHERINGTON Cashier S. V. RECTOR Assistant Cashier GEORGE NOLAN .... Assistant Cashier E. WHEELER Assistant Cashier NORMAN, OKLAHOMA DIRECTORS Charles S. Snuth Chairman Phii. C. Kidd Major P. Kidd W. D. Lamar Wm. L. Hftherington John E. Luttrell T. Jack Foster Dr. E. DkBarh E. H. Stubbeman t ige .101 ' age 381 i tcM tLj JaSe( 4 ' «! I S!L y Keepina up vuu :kanaina lA ond a cnaviQin m TODAY ' S fashion picture is one that has been changed from what we saw two years ago — students have traded their traditional sports clothes for uniforms of the armed services. In keeping in step with this changing world, Gamer ' s have installed a complete outfitting service of naval uniforms for the students in the University V-12 and NROTC units and for the officers and men at the North and South bases in Norman. However, even with the change in stocks, there has been no change in qual- ity — the same quality that University men in pre-war times came to depend upon. This same quality is found in these naval uniforms. After the war and when things get back to normal, you members of the armed ser- vices who will return to school, will still find Garner ' s clothing the best in quality, appearance and price. menj xhop 792 ASP NORMAN how to be a party girl, but she plans to use this summer inventing a new technique. Her sister may take over for her next year. Klaini- oung spent the year being confused about Mickey Hlatz, air cadet, and Afton Gillc, army, with the med school " card, " hysterica! Monroe Kugate, .screaming in and out of her life now and then. Her heart says Blatz, but her mind Ciille. Perhaps dark horse Fugate will win. (Her friends have such odd names.) Edith Morton won the Pepsi-Cola tor having the most confused case in a house full of confused cases. She was up against the Rufus " I ' m the company commander " Band and Bob Penny corporation. Most of Bandy ' s valuable spare hoiu ' s were filled with studies, the other part filled with the pleasant company of Penny. Edith was determined to fight to the finish, but it seems Penny had the head start, since she couldn ' t ask her dear Rufus to sunbathe with her in the hack ard of the Tri-Delt house. Edith has buried his I eta pin deep in a drawer. She ' s been warned to keep it locked up because her soror- ity sister, Mary Helen (jarvin. would gi e almost any- thing for it. ALPHA XI DELTA The Alpha Xi Deltas continued their uneventful mode of life this year, but even their singular dullness, which was incredible enough to be interesting at one time, we suppose, failed to arouse any talk on t he campus. Their sad chapter was so generally accepted as sad, even by them, that there was never anything to say about them. Even the chaplain refused to punch their cards. The DODGE and PLYMOUTH Sales and Service FLOYD EOFF MOTOR CO. CLYDE BLACK, Mgr. Page 382 Established Since 1915 a Oklahoma Biltmore Hotel COLLEGE CLOTHES College Clothes should have a subtle assurance of light- ness — what you and I would call social standing. It emanates from quality and the tradition of the shop you buy from. College Clothes from Al Rosenthal ' s are noted for their fine quality, their design and more than any other feature, they stand out from the usual run of sportswear. Al Rosenthal ' s shop is recognized by National Fashion magazines as Oklahoma ' s outstanding Shop of Fashion, established since 1915. College girls are always eager and enthusiastic about the clothes they buy at Al Rosen- thal ' s and at prices within the reach of every purse. California Sportswear Sweaters and Skirts Sports Suits and Top Coats Blouses and Lounge Robes Formals and Day-Time Dresses Raincoats and Campus Clothes Page 3B3 only poopk ' who sa v- thi ' iii wore tin- ;;irls who went through rush, ami thf only sav - thi-m oiKi-, the da ' ot when each rushci- was n-quiri-il to stay tortx minutes at each house. The Alpha Xis attended no social functions, they were not represented in any elections, it is even thought that they didn ' t enter intramural sports. They failed to win the little publicity they had last year by placing in scholarship ; they were not mentioned there either. A few people who had nothing else to do won- dered occasionalK what the Alpha Xis Jul do with their time, but few were interested in unsolvablc problems this year. The otdy logical explanation offered all year for their complete lethargy was that they were purposely avoiding publicity because they had a still in their base- ment. This theory had to be discarded because there was one group of them that was seen out occasionally. Every Saturday mght this group wcTit to Rickner ' s, all inies- corted of course, and giggled. If the rumor about the still had been true, we know notiiing could have forced them out into campus life. The one girl they had that was heard from this year, Mavis Doughty, failed to bring them any publicity. People thought of her in connection w ith the I. school rather than with her sorority. (ieorge Ware, one of the few men e er even seen near their little cottage in the woods, stopped going there after second semester started. None of the girls were taking plant sciences after January, although many of them had told George they would be glad to talk " leaves " with him. Margaret Tate spent the year writing letters and her friends searched for scales on which to weigh them. The felt that would eiiniinate the necessit for mailing .ill iicr letters twice as the usually came back for postage. It is not surpnsmg that they did because she sent him every- thuig from the (luvirid If iic ori to radish seeds. An Alpha . i had the distinction of pulling the biggest boner of the year. Martha Colcord, the Georgia girl with the Ohio accent, met her own date at the door, introduced him to another girl and watched them walk ofi together. She tried to explain later when she realized what had happened by saying that she didn ' t know her date, that he was just a " friend of a friend " and in the confusion of a man ' s walking up the steps of the Alpha Xi house she thought he had asked for someone else. So Martha missed her chance for this year. The girls had a moment of hope when Cris Matthew., former NRO on the campus, was reported to be sta- tioned at the North Hase. Rut he never came. Darla Johnston had enough worries to last her for another year when two hometown boys wrote they ' d be home to see her he would accompany her home for the same week-end. It must have turned out all right though, because the sailor ended the eventful week-end by proposing to her on the interurban. The one sound heard from the silent sis- ters all year came when Darla told them about her success. However, there was one activity in the Alpha Xi house this year. The ' all spent the ear hating the ra lio. Ruth Marie Snider, the girl who claims either Arkansas or Texas as a home state as the conversation requires, was responsible. .An ardent fan of Sherman Strance, whoever he may be, she times in at five a. m. which is the onh time Mr. Strance ' s program ma ' be heard. The foregoing was, of course, a paid aiKertisement. It Costs Only a Few Pennies People pay to get their newspapers, not only because they want the news, but because they don ' t want to miss the newspaper ads. A single paper costs only a few pennies .... but when you add it all together the people of the United States and Canada spend $1,716,000 every week-day, plus $3,160,000 every Sunday for their newspapers .... more than they spend for all magazines, books, and everything else they read combined. Another reason why in war or peace, the newspaper is indispensable. TULSA WORLD ML CAPITAL NEWSPAPERS | TULSA TRIBUNE IliA cSUofi " lluU ' l lielftf 244jcded Coats — Suits — Dresses " Millinery " — and " Accessories " — for ' The College GirlV very need — m our " Sports Room " " Suits " — " Dresses ' " Slack Suits " " Jumpers " " Jackets " " Sweaters " and " Skirts " " Buy More War Bonds " ' ' v ■--7 , MVSi l.lli: V:v « ' v •- pa9e 3S5 f ovu! iVlore kan (L uetr inmm Serve You Better and Save You More! 68 Modern Retail Stores Serving the Southwest with High Quality Merchandise at Popular Prices OKLAHOMA FREDERICK MANGUM GUSHING OKLAHOMA CITY CHICKASHA HENRYt ' lTA PAWHUSKA ALVA ANADARKO ENID ADA DRUMRIGHT TEXAS PONCA CITY BLACKWELL DALHART MIAMI AMARILLO ARDMORE PAMPA DUNCAN BORGER TONKAWA HARLINGEN OKMULGEE LONGVIEW STILLWATER GREENVILLE ADS SEMINOLE McALLEN BARTLESVILLE ALICE CHANDLER VICTORIA SHAWNEE BIG SPRINGS BRISTOW BROWNSVILLE WEWOKA BROWNWOOD GUTHRIE PLAINVIEW SEMINOLE HOLDENVILLE KANSAS WEATHERFORD ELK CITY WINFIELD WOODWARD LIBERAL CORDELL GARDEN CITY CLINTON SALINA FAIRFAX HUTCHINSON LAWTON McPHERSON NORMAN ARKANSAS CITY ALTUS HOLLIS NEW MEXICO SAYRE EL RENO HOBBS CLEVELAND CLOVIS HOBART CARLSBAD C.R. ANTHONY CO. ALPHA PHI By renting all their empty rooms tor the last three years, the Alpha Phis this year saved up enough money to bribe the yearbook staff into giving them a beauty queen. In fact, the Alpha Phis did well on the queen ileal this year ; there was another one too, the annual sweetheart of Alpha Phi, chosen by the girls themselves according to their own quaint custom. The) ' crowned her at their dance in the L nion and gave her some Howers. How- e er, no one remembers now who it was they chose. The Alpha Phis had some good rushees this ear. They even got one good pledge. Alice Atulrews, and neither they nor anyone else has gotten over it et. Per- haps it was that room with a H replace that they always show anyone the minute he stumbles into their house, even the ones that just want a drink of water (which they probably wouldn ' t have in the house anyway). Their theme song — like the Delta (lamnias ' . too — was, as always, " We wish we had a girl like you. " They got girls like no one else, however, except la Andrews whom we have already mentioned and whom the ha e men- tioned all year. Incidentally the Alfafis have been waiting eagerly for Alice to break down and accept the frat pin that her navy cadet, Jimmy Pa ne, has been offering her in every letter since October. They ' re afraid he will get tired of waiting and they ' re so used to worrying about any of their girls ' who have a man, keeping him that they worry even about Andrews. Jayne McFarlanil was an Alpha Phi who lost a man this year. It was her old friend from Fort AVorth and she replaced him with -12 Dale Wich- man, who ended up in New Zealand, where he seems to be finding interesting women. The PERFECT REFRIGERANT CLEAN COLD ECONOMICAL NORMAN ICE COLD STORAGE CO. 107 W. Comanche Phone 1313 fags 3fi6 GILT-EDGE DAIRY PRODUCTS • " All That The Name Implies Products ( That Keep Sooners Healthy Pasteurized Milk Ice Cream Buttermilk Butter Table Cream McCormick ' s Gilt Edge Dairy Page 367 Poga 388 The Most Popular Place on the Campus ' ' • CENTER OF STUDENT ACTIVITIES • Operated to Serve the Interests of Students CAFETERIA AND FOUNTAIN ROOM, GAME ROOM, LOUNGES, UNIVERSITY BOOK EXCHANGE, UNION MART, BALLROOM, MEETING ROOMS, LUNCHEON AND DINNER SERVICE, HEADQUARTERS OF THE ALUMNI ASSOCIATION, OFFICES OF THE COUN- SELOR OF MEN AND COUNSELOR OF WOMEN, AND OFFICES OF MAJOR STUDENT ORGANIZATIONS TED M. BEAIRD. Manager CHAS. TURNBULL, Ass ' t Mgr. OKLAHOMA WemorJ UNION Page 3B Pure . . Wliole§ioitie . Refreisliiiig Safeguarded constantly by scientific tests, Coca-Cola is famous for its purity and wholesomeness. It ' s famous, too, for the thrill of its taste and for the happy after- sense of complete refreshment it always brings. Get a Coca-Cola, and get the feel of refreshment. The pause that refreshes Page 390 speaking Strictly As Sooner to Sooner, Keeping up the morale of the home front is the aim of your Norman theatres. Many- letters have been written and packages sent to keep our boys overseas happy. But those who have stayed behind need inspiration and entertainm.ent, too. While others are busy catering to those whose contributions to the war effort are visible, the theatres have YOU in mind To this end the Sooner, Varsity and Boomer theatres are bringing the best in the field of entertainment to students who are study- ing for their future work, service men still in training, and civilians who are carrying on with industry. J. H. WISDOM, Manager SOONER VARSITY UNIVERSITY BOOMER THEATRES Page 391 SOONERS We Recommend You Buy All the War Bonds You Can Then See The Best Pictures At the STATE THEATER The Best Pictures Always OKLAHOMA CITY On Robinson between Main and Grand llif gi-iicral spirit amoiiji the Alpha I ' his who dated this year was enthusiasm. And it helped cheer the ones w ho sat at home. Bert Scull didn ' t sa one cute thing this car that Margaret Benton didn ' t repeat to her sis- ters. Of course he didn ' t really say one cute thing. Marjorie Morrow received five proposals in one month by air mail. Her sisters swear it ' s true; they read every one of them aloud in house meetings, and then all wrote in to the same lonely hearts ' club. Lucia Coles, a minor belle of last year, could find little to do with her evenings on the campus this year, but she did find a sergeant named Toots in Oklahoma Cit . She spent most of her time on the interiirban going up to see him. For some reason or other, he didn ' t appear in Norman. K en B. j. Settle forgot to reiiiin l exeryone how many times she had been engaged and caught the spirit of youth- ful enthusiasm and all for love which swept through the Alpha Phi house. She wore a dog tag which said, " Prop- erty of Lt. (jg) Dick Royal. Return to B. O. Q. " Joan Renfro was the most eager of all. She saved dimes all year for her trip to N. M. M. I. to see Horace Rhodes; that is one high school romance xhich may cul- minate in a June Ball (the occasion for the big trip) ! Mildred Jackson was another who shared her romance with her starved sisters. The morning that her sergeant called her from New Mexico at 3 o ' clock she shouted so into the phone that the whole house could hear her. She was saying, " But, Gene, I am talking loud. I said that I ' m too young to marry ! " Even Marcine Hamilton, who had worked to appear cool and calm for years, got jolted b - a phone call. She fell down the stairs getting to the telephone. But the Alpha Phis also strove for a cute side. Their fa orite stor on themselves is about the time they locked . . . COMPLIMENTS . . . Andersoii-lVicliard Oil Corponition REFINERS OF Challenge GASOLINE - MOTOR OIL - ASPHALTS Products sold through independent jobbers and distributors. REFINERY: Cyril, Oklahoma GENERAL OFFICES: APCO Tower, Oklahoma City, Okla. Anderson-Prichard Products Are Serving in All Branches of the ARMED FORCES Anderson-Prichard Oil Corp. Offices in the APCO TOWER IS DOING ITS PART IN THE WAR EFFORT Page 392 WE HIGHLIGHT BEAUTY UNIVERSITY STUDIOS — 217 W.BOYD — Your 1945 SOONER Yearbook Photographer A Challenge to the Future The University of Oklahoma has proved itself in wartime activities and even now it is preparing for postwar progress. We, the merchants or Norman, alumni and Dads, NORMAN CITY LINES For Postwctr Bus Charter Service Phone 565 BONNEY ' S LADIES ' APPAREL SPINNING WHEEL TEA ROOM 775 Asp Phone 3070 L. E. MOSS Curtiss Candies TERMINAL CAFE TOWN TAVERN ' On The Varsity Comer " H. S. McCURLEY JEWELRY " Norman ' s Jeweler " O. U. GRILL 751 Asp LINQUIST TIRE SHOP Norman ' s Tire Specialist Since 1922 217 W. Mcdn THOMAS FURNITURE COMPANY 123 W. Main RITE-WAY L G. A. SUPER MARKET 310 E. Main John Morrison RILEY ' S 213 W. Main DYMOND CAB CO. Phone 270 HALE ' S DEPT. STORE 126 E. Main SOONER BAKERY ALLARD CLEANERS 751 Asp Phone 2488 399 e. Main Phone 230 F. W. WOOL WORTH CO. 212-214 E. Main LONG BELL LUMBER CO. 227 W. Main Phone 51 or 248 OTHO SEAWRIGHT ' Your Good Eats Man " COURTS GRILL " Food At Its Best " 1124 N. Porter Phone 3130 G. G. CLEANERS 117 E. Main Phone 479 MARCEL BEAUTY SHOP Phone 322 McCALL ' S COFFEE SHOPPE HILL SHIPE SHOE STORE 122 E. Main BRINKLEY FURNITURE 109 E. Main Phone 2790 C. W. TAYLOR CHAMPLIN SUPER SERVICE STATION 102 N. Porter JONES DRUG BEAUTY SHOP 215 E. Main Ph. 304 - 716 ACME CLEANERS 118 W. Main THE ORANGE BOWL 225 E. Main SAM WEST Real Estate Insurance 229 W. Main Phone 14 JACK PACE AGENCY Real Estate — Loan — Insurance Phone 685 or 666 AUTO PARTS COMPANY 114 N. Crawford Phone 928 BLUE BONNET BAR 321 E. Main T. G. S Y. STORES 773 Asp — Campus Store 229 E. Main — Downtown Store PURITY BAKING COMPANY Bakers of Purity Dandy and Harvey ' s Enriched Bread CITY PLUMBING CO. Strategier Son SOONER CLEANERS 307 ' 2 W. Boyd Phone 211 UHLES FOOD MARKET 326 E. Main Ph. 446 - 447 Paijo 394 Of A Great University say that we too will go forward with you as we salute you in both your war effort and postwar future. QUALITY NEON CO. Independent Music Co. Painting Contractor 311 E. Main Phone 2099 NORMAN MOTOR PARTS CO. 313 E. Main Phone 307 NORMAN HARDWARE 228 E. Main GERALD A. HOLMAN American Nat ' l Insurance 1031 W. Lindsay Phone 660 H. D. ADAMS GROCERY 325 E. Comanche ANN NEWMAN CAFE 317 E. Main GORDON ' S MEN STORE 220 E. Main H. W. WACKER ' S STORES CLUB CAFE 223 E. Main LITTLE MARKET 323 E. Main NORMAN MUSIC FURNITURE CO. 219 E. Main HOOVER FASHION SHOP Style and Fashion Within Your Budget 203 E. Main F. O. MILLER OKLAHOMA DISTRIBUTING CO. Insurance Agency — Real Estate 221 E. Gray First National Bank Bldg. Phone 3424 Phone 59 GULP MUSIC APPLIANCE CO. Phone 191 THE CLUB TEA ROOM " Good Home-Cooked Food " 556 Buchanan Phone 2301 THE PASTIME BILLIARDS 314 E. Main PALACE GARAGE 302 E. Main JACK MILTON " Your Meat Man " KIRK AND SON Feed and Seed SOONER CHEVROLET COMPANY NORMAN FURNITURE 330 E. Comanche Phone 21 EXCHANGE 113-115 S. Peters Phone 136 ZERO ICE COMPANY 124 S. Porter Phone 23 NAIFEH ' S FOOD MARKET 217 E. Main Phone 706 LEE HINKLE GROCERY 330 E. Main Lee Hinkle, Owner JESS WALDEN CLEANERS 112 N. Porter Phone 464 Page 395 OKLAHOMA TIRE SUPPLY CO. 207 E. Main Phone 322 J. K. CRANE JEWELER 227 E. Mcdn MACK ' S CAFE 106 N. Porter MILO GIBBS 223 E. Main Since 1922 PHILLIP ' S RESTAURANT 116 E. Main Phone 610 McCALL BROS. 301 W. Main JACK CARTERS CLEMENTS MORTGAGE COMPANY Y. E. JONES REAL ESTATE O-U- Is Geared to the Educational Needs of Our Time -To Meet the Needs of Returning Service Men and Women PURCELL - COUNTY SEAT OF McCLAIN COUNTY Recognizes the importance the University plays in the education of its students as well as the part it will play for the returning service men and women in their needs . . . The Following Are Enrolled in the University from McClain County DOROTHY McMAKIN DAVID TAYLOR MARY ELIZABETH TERRELL JAMES REFORD VOSS LOIS ISABELLE LOVE MARY LOUISE MEWBERN FLORA PIERCE HAROLD THOMPSON JIMMIE BURGESS TOM S. CALVERT RUTH E. DUNNING WILMONT O. WATTS EVANNA MARTI WILMA SMITH WILLIAM F. EWING, JR. AUDREY JEAN MOUNGER MARY H. PHILLIPS SALLY JOSEPHINE WOODS JEAN F. McALlSTER DOROTHY HOWELL The Following PURCELL Friends of the University of Oklahoma Sponsor This Page THE MODEL Purcell ' s Leading Store Phone 134 THE FIRST STATE BANK MACE ' S DEFT. STORE FRANK GRAHAM CHEVROLET CITY CAFE PRATT GROCERY J. B. CLOTHING CO. Jack — Manager MALLORY MOTORS Ford, Mercury, Lincoln Authorized Sales Service COPPOCK HARDWARE FURNITURE CO. McCLAIN COUNTY NATIONAL BANK MRS. WHITE ' S CAFE DOBBINS IMPLEMENT COMPANY Tractors, Combines, Implements KENNEDY ' S DRUG STORE B. H. RACKLEY SON Furniture and Hardware Since 1898 Funeral Home Pogo 396 Wilma ( vc don ' t know who W ' ilma is; this is just a ■ tiir ) out in the yard w lu-n she was reading the Daily to her stuffed lamb just as her lieutenant home on leave, Frank Plummer. came up. Several of the girls from the house with the fireplace in a bedroom tried to act cute this year. Jerry Hadlcy and Hillie Killam collected boys ' pictures of North Rase men, a good old high school game, and Coles, Settle and Marialice Hilbig tried to be Vassarcttes by dressing sloppy in fatigue suits the had gotten some way or an- other from service men. There was a third school of thought on how to be at- tractive among the Alpha Phis. They tried weary sophis- tication. However it was a small and inefiicctual group; tew of the girls thought they were up to it and the few who tried it really weren ' t. Marialice Hilbig managed to appear dissipated every Monday by going home to Lib- eral on weekends and walking the Hoor with her baby brother. Jo " I ' m Considering Getting Married " Close tried a big-girl fling with an ensign at the South Base, but one of them sot bored. Walsh Sheet Metal Works 219 W. Tonhawa Phone 284 KOMA Oklahoma City ' s CBS Station PRODUCER OF Round-up " Starring HIRAM HIGSBY THE SOUTHWEST ' S GREATEST RADIO-STAGE SHOW | nil»BILTMORE HOTEL icon MJIYIn OKLAHOMA cityIjZU on your dial HE WHO GIVES Whitman ' s IS A POPULAR MAN _y SSUMING that he lacks all other virtues, a box of Whitman ' s will provide the key to her heart. For she who is re- membered with candy to- day knows that she really rates. In these days of cur- tailed production it may be difficult to buy, but ■ AHiitman ' s is one gift that is worth waiting for. ' And she who gives Whitman ' s is a well-liked girl. Lindsay Drug Store JAS. S. DOWNING NORMAN, OKLA. Page 397 SEMINOLE SALUTES The University of Oklahoma for its meritorious achievements and continued outstanding educational standards during war- time. It has maintained a scope of influence not only in our state of Oklahoma but throughout the nation by its consistent appreciation of fine instruction. We are proud to present the following Seminole county students who made the wise choice and enrolled in the University of Oklahoma: BEATRICE JO PATTERSON VINCENT IRENE PRICE HOWARD LEE PATERS JEAN PITTSENBARGAR EDWIN W. POE NOAH WOOLDRIDGE OTTO DONER, JR. NANNIE FLO ALLEN RUSSELL C. ALLEN VIRGINIA LEE CAWTHON RHEA ARLINE HILL PAULINE MICHELSON BILLIE JEAN SMITH BARRON WOOD RUTH MAXINE HAMRICK GOLDIA IRENE JONES MARY VIRGINIA JONES MARGARET E. KILLINGS- WORTH JOANN CHRISTINE McANDREWS AUDREY MARIE McCRAY BARBARA JUNE MORGAN WAYMOTH SCHARLENE NALL MAURICE B. OGDEN FRANCES PIPKIN JOAN LOONEY SUZANNE PATTERSON FREADA ANDERSON MARY INGRAM WILLIS L. RAMAGE RAYDENE JEAN SCOTT ANITA PAULINE TATE BUFORD WHITE WALLACE WOZENCRAFT PEGGY JOYEE BURNETT MARY ALICE CHISHOLM ROBERT DOYLE COX KENNETH J. FACTOR LEE ANN HAMMONS MARIELLA McCOWN DORIS COLEEN SARBER COLLEEN CRAVENS This page is sponsored by the following friends of the University: FRANK HARDER BUICK CO. NORTON-RAMSEY CHEVROLET CO. SEMINOLE MOTOR SALES MARTIN MOTOR COMPANY G. F. WACKER ' S STORES CHESTER GATES AGENCY WHITBECK ' S FEEDER SUPPLY THE DUNLAP COMPANY C. R. ANTHONY STORES GRISSO HOTEL CLARK-DARLAND CO. Furniture — Hardware Page 398 ALPHA CHI OMEGA Kruouiaiifd In the know Icljic that tlu hatl " lu-lp from the insiiii-, " the Alpha Chis made bij; plans for the ear. In spite of their proximity to the Cadet Club and their constant plugging of the Queen Bee, niclcnell, iio one much worth while fell for their magic-cake line. The first project naturally had to be a " slick-up " campaign, as some of the girls felt their tlull rush season just might have been due to the fact that their fashion shows seemed absurd when most of the models looked as if they were in the first stages of a Du Harry Success Course. When it became obvious that no amount of camourtaging would do much good, they decided that activities would save them. They didn ' t. Taffy Williams knocked herself out as society editor of the Daily, but her imagination wasn ' t quite large enough to convince the school that the Alpha Chis really dated. As their last white hope, the sisterhood went all the way on the Cin- derollo campaign. It was truly " Now or e er, " and Loy was the boy. It may have been a break for tin- Alpha Chis when they presented their boy as Cinderollo, but the glass slipper pinched Marcus. From that time on, he was destined to date a Channel. Even Carolyn Cooley and Rilhe Morrow (who tried hard) couldn ' t get him out of the Alpha Chi Omega house. Mary Mcll Roberts, by careful use of mood music and Ben Hur perfume, finally got Dick Crouch in the ques- tion-asking mood. However, the question he asked was, " Have you read Dick Tracy today? " Afraid of scaring him away for good by seeming disappointed, she showed she could go along with a gag and. when he left for Pen- sacola, started decorating her letters with cutouts of Tracy. Flighty Margaret Sullivan enjoyed a brief visit ESTABLISHED 1908 EUGENE WHITTINGTON CO. FIRE AND CASUALTY INSURANCE SURETY BONDS 819-823 Hales Building Phone 3-7325 COMPLIMENTS OF Monroney ' s Doc Bill Furniture Company 10 W. GRAND OKLAHOMA CITY Congra tu la tions ! SOONERS Wherever You May Go May We Wish For You GOOD LUCK and May We All Work To Hasten VICTORY KERLYN OIL COMPANY DRILLING - PRODUCING 2020 First National Building OKLAHOMA CITY Page 399 CHEVROLET DEALERS CHEVROLET First in Service " SAVE THE WHEELS THAT SERVE AMERICA " Downtown Chevrolet Co. 604 W. Main 2-0285 the hometown friend, Ralph, paid her the first semester, Init it was another story when he was stationed at the South Base — on hand every weekend. Mary Ann Chan- iiell received a beaiititul ATC) pin which she gets out occasionally just to admire the emeralds. Ann Gaines earned the title of the Alpha Chi who did the most for her house this year just by keeping a man around the house, her fiance, Don Smith. The big event of the year for Dell Hughes came when she was allowed to ride in the back of Lord Halifax ' s wolf hunt party. It was the first orthodox wolf she had been with all year. Betty Bernard got a break. Her Hank, who was at Missouri U. when she was at Chris- tian and who was stationed at the South Base when she came to Norman, got a transfer to the North Base and a pretty cadet suit to wear this year. Relieved of her duty of living up to the ' AV code, Marjorie " I ' m Free Again " Pittman enjoyed a senior Hiiig with first one and then another around Norman and Okie City. It was after all a perfectly natural reaction. The big question among the Alpha Chis, which had some involved, but humorous-to-them, answer was, " Why wasn ' t Alpha Chi prexy, Dorothy Varkentin, able to attend the Alpha Phi dance? " Boston ' s Phyllis Bever celebrated the first aiuiiversary of her engagement to a boy who is now- overseas in a beautiful fashion. She re- ceived three corsages at that time, two from fellows here he had been dating, one from her fiance. When her sisters took their little problems to psychol- ogy student Doris " Dixitor " Kolar, the best solution she co ild ever suggest was the I iiioii tower, her theoiT being that that end to a problem would bring the house more publicity. Lord knows she li.ui tlic right idea. Arrangements Made for Parties Mexican Food ORIGINAL MEXICAN DISHES STEAK : : CHICKEN And Other American Dishes Good Food - Good Health A Special Invitation To Men and Women In the Service On Hi-way 77 — Norman A Real Touch of Old Mexico Pjge -100 " Liberty " f a Great Word . . . even in Banking! LIBERTY NATIONAL BANK OKLAHOMA CITY Member Fed eral Deposit Insurance Corporation This far saw a change in plans tor Joyce Weinman. She got herself un-engaged from Ensign Lou Wentz around Christmas and is now dropping pennies into a pig bank with Owen Clcmenson (misphrasing, Clemen- son is not in the bank). Mary " Song-Bird " ! Sholl has yet to come in from singing at a dance with the Colle- gians without having had " the most wonderful time of her life. " !Mary Hermes ' disappointment of the year came when she bought an expensive ostrich feather formal for a dance she was going to with Roger, and then was in- formed by the forgetful lad at the last minute that it was a country dance. There were some catty people around school ho commented that ostrich feathers would be more appropriate at a country dance an ay than at a school function, even at OM.A. We recommend that Patty Mullins buy a large date book so that she won ' t be so confused and won ' t find herself with three dates for one night. One of the fello xs who was scheduled to be part of a triple-decker sandwich date was able to keep better track of Patty ' s schedule than she was. He con- sidered it carelessly rude rather than cute and lessened her problem by one date. Xita Hinson, fondh dubbed " Love ' em and leave ' em " by her Alpha Chi sisters (those girls have the cutest nick- names for each other), surprised all those girls by ac- cepting the Phi Gam pin of one Don Wiley, the week before he left for overseas, and after a romance of just four eeks. Frances Sitter was another engaged Alpha Chi ; and Lucille Long planned all year on her wedding this June to Russ Hudson. ( ou see we are trying con- scientiously to mention every Alpha Chi who had a man this vear.) Good Photography A lasting tribute to a living memory . • . ...your college days CLARENCE IRELAND STUDID 769 ASP NORMAN Paga 402 The " School Zone " sign really means something to Reddy, for- part of the total revenue taken in each year from the sale of electric service — goes straight to school districts to pay for operating schools. More than 4,800 children can attend school in Oklahoma each year as a result of the school tax payments made by this company. , Be Serving You, M Kilawc ' ' .t PUBLIC SERVICE COMPANY of Oklahoma i2 Vtdrj o Experienced Btuinesi Manarement Page 403 Pago 404 The campus has had some good activities over the weekends this year — too bad Novie Rae and Petty Jo Leachman couldn ' t find time to spend at least one week- end at Ol . Or maybe it was dates they needed. A blood-curdhng scream sounded through the AXC) house one April night, but the be-curlercd sisters who rushed out found only Martha Carney talking to her true love George, who had come back from overseas on a two-week leave just in time for the club ' s dance. .After singing sentimental ballads all year long with Malcomb Kdwards and cowboy ballads with a Texas man, Lucille Rose appeared one day wearing the diamond of Frank White, local boy now overseas. Jarita Hicknell relaxed strenuously this year b slipping down to .Ardmore with her little chum. Mo Mo Peters, for parties with marines and late hours. The friends they chose to share these gay parties went around for weeks mumbling, " It couldn ' t be . . . " Sioux Hughes, who spends her free time with Chuck, a blond cadet from the North Base, is worrying — for want of anything more serious to worry about — about a snapshot. It included her and four of Chuck ' s buddies from the base ; she is afraid that Chuck will sec it. ou can easily see why she would worry — imagine standing in a picture with four men. How perfectly wicked ! But she tried this year. But the Alpha Chis were satisfied on the men question so far as their houseboys were concerned. Ricardo and his South American boys entertained them royally every Saturday afternoon with their gay S.A. rhythms — and all the girls were always there to hear them. The fellows even gave them a Christmas party at which each girl re- ceived a card written in Spanish. Some were better un- translated. For the 21 St time The 1945 SOONER uses MOLLOY-MADE COVER The David J. Molloy Plant 2857 NORTH WESTERN AVENUE CHICAGO . . ILLINOIS . 600 ROOMS 600 BATHS 600 RADIOS Home-Owned and Home Operated W. E. EK, Manager OKLAHOMA BILTMORE OKLAHOMA CITY Page 405 CAYINESS-MELTON SURGICAL CO. WHOLESALE DRUGS Hospital, Laboratory and Physician ' s Supplies 132 WEST SECOND STREET OKLAHOMA CITY, OKLAHOMA To the Fighting Sooner Spirit on Every Front... GREETINGS AND BEST WISHES L. C. MERSFELDER. State Manager Kansas City Life Ins. Co. 1162 First Nat ' l Bldg. OKLAHOMA CITY KAPPA ALPHA THETA The Kite Kids tried hard this year and after much blackmaih ' iij; and buyiriK-ofif managed to rid themselves of some of the older girls. Sis Carter hooked another souvenir to add to the collection we ' ve heard much about but never seen. After unsuccessfully attempting to trap her sisters ' men. Sis hooked a poor unsuspecting at the Theta Bond Ballyhoo. It is a generally known fact to the campus that Betty McAlister ' s Frank doesn ' t mind playing second fiddle. Everyone knows Uick Allen was the too, too divine boy to McAlister before his marriage. Too bad Betty was unsuccessful in her telephone call to Dick the night be- fore his marriage. She tried so hard to talk him out of getting married. (And we ' re not kidding either!) To Peggy Batiner, the Texas Bloodhound, we give the award of the fur-lined cuspidor for having received the greatest number of fluffs on the campus this year. The classic flufif was given by Wcs P ' iiiley with Chuck Ferris running a close second with others too numerous to men- tion. (Paid advertisement by Miss Banner — we do hope she is pleased. ) And hik ' we ' re speaking of classics, we give you the classic quote of the year by Miss Frances Herndon — " None of the Thetas who go to Rickner ' s use their own discretion. " Joe Taylor made a futile attempt to don the psuedo-sophisticated airs of her sisters. Too bad, Joe Baby; why don ' t you admit you ' re seventeen and get back in the crib ? Jean Vhite tried to make others think she was a big dog, that she dated big dogs, and that her friends were all Congra tu la tions. Graduates ! From Norman ' s Only Independent Theatre A period of enjoyable entertainment is ahead for you and your friends every time you come to Norman ' s independent theater. Through the years the Oklahoma theater has been steadfastly offering you a film series which includes comedies, mysteries, romances and adventure — all-around entertainment. THE OKLAHOMA THEATRE MRS. JUANITA B. BERRY. Owner JACK A. CROOKS. Manager Pago 406 COMPLIMENTS OF NATIONAL TANK COMPANY TULSA, OKLAHOMA Oil- Water Emulsion Treaters OiL Gas and Water Heaters Oil-Gas Separators Pressure Vessels Bolted Tanks Welded Tanks Wood Tanks Armco-National Casing Tite-Line Couplings BRANCHES, STOCKS AND SERVICE IN ALL IMPORTANT OIL FIELDS Page 407 Ride with O-T Striving as ever to accommodate the public in this time of v ar as in peace. The cooper- ative efforts of you students are greatly appreciated, for every loyal citizen wishes to help America win this ' War of Survival. ' Just depend on us to transport the populace, and we will depend on you to use your knowledge to help bring an early victory. OKLAHOMA TRANSPORTATION COMPANY Serving Oklahoma, Texas and Arkansas Fast, Modern, Safe Call 126 ior Information big dogs. The truth was (tlu ' awtiil, autul truth) she was only a Thcta — she (iidnt date — aiui her friends were all Thctas. It just made a better stor the other way. The big project of Kappa Alpha Theta this year was a gala Bond Ballyhoo (and when we say Ballyhoo — we mean Ballyhoo). It seems the high-H. ing Kites refused to believe themselves grounded. Some of the girls had been at the university so long that they remembered when Theta was among the top sororities (way, way back in Pre-Roosevelt days) — at least the rumor was so preva- lent among discouraged alums and told so many times that some of them began to believe it had actually hap- pened. This year promised to be even worse than last, so the girls called in their idea women from all over the Middle West to meet the problem and face the facts. The result was the biggest publicit ' stunt pulled on any campus. If the motive had been truly patriotic, there would have been no need to have had K.APPA ALPH.A THETA in giant letters on e ery advertisement. The girls even dashed to Tulsa to get a pic taken. The sad- dest of all tales w as that the night of their dance they had to sell war bonds. Ma be the didn ' t realize that every- one knew they wouldn ' t be able to get dates anyway. Re- gardless, we doff our hats to the Thetas for the most poorly-played stunt of the year. At printing it looks as if the last cstige of Theta glory is going to be taken awa_ from them. As far as we can figure, they didn ' t have much except a few illegally kept cars. And even their political maneuvering kept them from being called before the no-car commission — en masse. Too bad ; there go your chances for next year ' s rush — if you ever had any, winch we doubt seriously. CURRENT HISTORY recorded and filed for posterity In the classroom, in the office, in the home the daily newspaper delivers the news . . . and its interpretation ... as no other medium can or does. Out of today ' s news comes tomorrow ' s history. Today the file room of the Oklahoman and Times houses the most complete and accurate compilation of Oklahoma history to be found any- where. Fifty, one hundred or one hundred fifty years from now these same lines can be written. THE DAILY OKLAHOMAN OKLAHOMA CITY TIMES Oklahoma City, Okla. Page -lOS OUTHWESTERN ENGRAVING COMPANY, proud of its part in the publication of the SOONER for 1945, offers its sincere congratulations to the staff whose unusual efforts have produced this record of the University of Oklahoma in a war-time year. Always a task for labors " out of the line of duty " , the publication of a superior yearbook in times when crises are ever-present requires unfailing cooperation and meticulous attention to detail. For this publication, which up- holds a tradition of distinctive O. U. annuals, the SOONER staff merits extraordinary commendation For SWECO, too, this SOONER is a milestone in a tradition of distinctive yearbooks. For more than a quarter century out- standing annuals throughout the nation have been designed and engraved by Southwestern Offices and plant located on the fifth floor of the World Building, Tulsa, Oklahoma. Page 409 Serving the Machine and Industrial Shops of Oklahoma and Panhandle of Texas SOUTH BEND LATHES Kn ne lathes — I ' ootroom Lathes — Quick Change iii ' Jii " l tliei — Predaion Bench Lathes — Collet Lathes— t iirret LAthei — Lathe ' i ' ooU ac«1 Attndi- mcnN. S. x-s: » , lO . IS ' , UH ' and 16 " swiugs. with liL- ' i ien ha I ' roip S ' to W. Hart Industrial Supply Co. Oklahoma City Tulsa, Okla. Borger, Texas Pampa, Texas CHI OMEGA Seems as though even the juveniles and sailors who are now over in the Norman defense plant would have a little respect for the traditions of the school. It used to be considered something of an honor for the legal eagles to attempt the kidnapping of the Queen. Hut in those days most of the girls on the campus were good sports and most of the engineers were men enough to hold their own against the lawyers. If not, they let the lawyers have their queen. W ' ith this generation, though, things seem to have degenerated all the way down the line. Not only were these day laborers who call themselves engi- neers small enough to call the Norman police department to help them fight their battles, but the Queen they chose was something of a pansy in her own right. Had the lawyers known both the queen and her alleged escort, it ' s a pretty safe bet that they wouldn ' t have wanted to kid- nap her in the first place. Maybe when school does get back to normal, the engineers will be able to elect some- thing that can hold the title of queen and act the part. Thanks to the cooking of Lucy and the efforts of some of the better girls, the Chi Omega Keg and Kennel club managed to stay on the campus for another year. With Marshall in the ranks of those who got married, they cast about for a pre.xy to hold the place together. They made an extensive search and finally got the Sharp girl to stay away from the North Base long enough to preside at the chapter meetings. Despite the dirty politics indulged in by a brace of the more mentally immature Country Cousins, the Hollis Hot Rock and the Dewey Devil, the absence of the Betas as a sales talk and the fact that the government was trying to buy their house as a rest home for retired Army Mules (which rumor was hotly denied), Famous for Young Fashions for 34 Years .... Dresses Suits Shoes Coa ' 3 Furs Hats Sports Togs and Accessories UARRY KATZ EntuuL StcruL Aot-Gxaditi ' antJL Sincere wishes for an abundance of the best of everything, today and every day to all Sooners from r.WileiiJIOcliardson ' s « 9BSSfirSl 134 W. .Fl RST ST. FIRST NATIONAL BLOC OKLAHOMA CITY, OKLA. LEONARD H. DICKERSON Owner DICKERSON - MOHAWK OIL CO. SUPER SERVICE Valvoline Distributors Wholesale Gasoline PHILLIPS " 66 " and PRODUCTS Lubricants Phone 3-9527 lOth Harvey OKLAHOMA CITY, OKLA. PHONE 3-9527 1 — ■ Pago 410 they inanagccl to svxt-at a U-w ur tin- w it-cHicd youngsters into ttu- lodge. With no men on the campus to speak ot, the X and horseshoe clan trekked to the North Base instead. Cleo Clemmons, with her wealth ot personality, and inciden tally she has a car, managed to keep enough ensigns in the house on week-ends to make the place have a lived-in look. Helen HIackcrt caught a poor lad off guard and talked him out ot his pin. She still denies that she had anything to do w ith the cast that S. .M. Hart was sport- ing arounil the place. Pat ( irant, w ho tried tor years to get herself a man, finalK settled tor one of the N.R.O. boys and quit tr ing. An amazing number of Chi O ' s managed to get mar- ried this year. We think they certainly deserve mention, and in a reserved and dignified manner. The girls who did most for the Chi O house this year are: Charlotte Wilson, Bett Jane Hunter, Bonnie Johnson, Anita Faulkenbury, .Margery Mains and Joan Irwin. But why is it that Jack Coe hasn ' t been to see Sue Walker since she returned Ed ' s ring? Is he afraid he will have to buy the next one? Carrifae Russell ' s new engagement brought no more enthusiastic comments than, " What — again ? " The deal with Seth made everyone pretty tired of Carrifae ' s get- ting engaged. First it was on, then it was ofif, then it was on again until even Carrifae couldn ' t know for sure. The Chi O ' s themselves have been wondering about their sweet and innocent Charla Robertson. It seems im- possible that she could be going steady with that " bad man " Smokey Stover. It has led the more naive Chi O ' s to talk philosophically about the attraction of opposites and the less naive ones just to keep quiet. PHOTO SUPPLIES Wholesale and Retail Eastman Kodaks, film, movie equipment and supplies, Agia products, cameras, lihn. paper, chemicals. Defender pa- per and films. " Everything for the Photographer " OKLAHOMA PHOTO SUPPLY CO. 308 North Broadway Ph. 2-1156 COMPLIMENTS OF ROBERT S. KERR Governor of the State of Oklahoma Buy More WAR BONDS AND HOLD THEM ' TIL VICTORY COMES COMPLIMENTS MANHATTAN CONSTRUCTION CO. General Contractors . . . OFFICES . . . MUSKOGEE OKLAHOMA CTTY OKLAHOMA Page 411 And though many people just laughed at the Chi O ' s this year, there are two fellows who are genuinely bitter with them. Les Braeur is one; his treatment at the hands of Ruth McKissick reminded him once more that he never did have much luck at the Chi O house. John- nie Keating is the other. After starting out at the top of the Chi Omega social ladder, he dropped progressively down. The Chi O trio (every house has one now; a trio is a necessity li ke a good cook or a back yard) got itself con- fused with its desires and the customs of society this year. The girls, Prime, Cirogan and Marshall, all had a weak- for engaged men. Collectively, the Chi O ' s attempted two main projects this year. The first was the redecorating job they did on their house just before rush in an attempt to get a pledge class. They renia ie their sunroom, put ferns just like grandmother used to grow in it and quaint drapes with pictures of ferns printed into the material. They tied gardenias and roses on a tree for some sort of esthetic effect and put it in their frotit hall to greet the rusheei. And they hung bird cards in their hall. too. The whole efifect was most unusual, arid as a result they pledged some pretty unusual people, all the fern and bird card type unfortunately. Their other project was to get some publicity through the Cinderollo campaign. They succeeded, but they had to name a candidate that did not date in the house to get talked about. A ' hy, of all the fellows known around the campus who don ' t date in the Chi O house, they chose the Bone we cannot understand. But their candidate was wisely chosen to stir up comment about them; the Chi O ' s were talked about at least for a little while, this year. LET OUR EXPERIENCE AND SKILL MAKE YOUR TIRES PRODUCE THOUSANDS OF ADDITIONAL SAFE MILES! MONEY BACK » . . -1 r-i r .l fc - I -I -« -r.l»l factory GUARANTEE M 3 H =1 »J =1 11 Li| IVL Jk ■ 1 1 il3 |f f j FACTORY RE-CAPPING ONE DAY SERVICE FREDERICKSON TIRE C 1 GRADE I and III TIRES 9th and Hudson Phone 3-8305 STANDARD TREAD DESIGNS SALES Buick SERVICE NORTON -CHRISTY BUICK CO. 117-125 N. W. 13th OKLAHOMA CITY WEEK ENDS — ALWAYS THE Colonial CUtb 2420 NW 23rd — ::— OKLAHOMA CITY FRIED CHICKEN HICKORY SMOKED BARBECUE DANCING NITELY " ENJOY YOURSELF WITH US " Page 412 Oklahoma ' s First Drive-in Banking Service W.ilk in (he front door or Drirc to the Back Win- dow from three entr.inces. Commerce Street. South- west 26th St. or South Robin.son Asenue. parking service for overflow traffic. Here you can do your banking easily and in the least possible time — a step or two from your car. SPEED ACCURACY EFFICIENCY Oklahoma National Bank IN CAPITOL HILL 228 Wesl Commerce Oklahoma City Member Deposit Insurance (..orporatiori For Health ' s Sake Use Sterfi rug I MILK Seal-Kap PROTECTION Don ' t Wait Until You ' re SICK! HOSPITALIZATION To Protect You and Your Family Against Sickness or Accident Individuals — Family Group Employed Groups Good in Any General Hospital Anywhere Insure Now and Be Protected STANDARD LIFE AND HOSPITAL INSURANCE CO. " Protection With Economv " 18th Floor AFCO Tower Nr.-iiil. ' !■ (tkl.thnmji A -«-itl« ' j)I :iiul Ifealtli IiiMirjiri ' ' ' Association W. R. EMERSON, Pres. Phone 2-5285 MATTRESSES Renovated Manufactured Rebuilt Latest Scientific Methods Ideal Mattress Factory W. C. PETERS, Owner 718 E. Euiala Phone 504 CAMPUS PHARMACY Sooners ' Healtli for 1 7 years! S. R. ADAMS, Owner 796 Asp Phone 2324 " THE HOME OF HOMES " Complete Building and Remodeling Service CHICKASAW NORIVIAN, OKLA. LBR. CO. PLUMBING 40 Years in Norman • Your Health . . . • Your Comfort . . . • Your Happiness . All Depends on Your Plumbing! PLUMBING HEATING CONTRACTORS M. F. FISCHER SON 116 N. Peters Phone 73 NORMAN A • • 750 Asp Phone 48 Page 413 This Is the 15th Year We Have Safely Transported the SOONER Yearbook from Iowa Without Damage! THOMPSON MOVnC a STOMCE Bonded and Insured Transportation 226 W. MAIN NORMAN, OKLA. KAPPA KAPPA GAMMA The KK( i rush line this year was, " Just think of our national standing. " Girls who could think did not, nat- urally enough, even go there for parties. The ritual of signing hids before bids came out pro ed embarrassing to not a few people. For two weeks after rush, the Key girls sat aroimd. admired their pins, and sang " We ' re niight durned attractive, " just to reassure themselves. Although minor girls on campus, like Elizabeth Ann (Gunny-sack) (lunn, tried running around making a big splurge with their few activities. Kappa continued to be the precinct unheard from. Ann Hardy tried to overcome her personaiitv b joining c er thing. Heth Fcgcl, prod- uct of sane li ing, made the whole sorority seem a little more respectable. She was graduated in February, how- ever, and besides no one knew .she was affiliated. Not that she kept it a dark secret, you understand — she was merely di.screet. Those who suspected the truth about her wouldn ' t believe it. One might ha e thought that with all the pledges cam- pused all the time and with all the members dateless, the Kappas would have a good grade average. What a fool- ish thought that turned out to be! Jane " Hlue-lips " Ripple and Smoke " Soil-Ears " Stover (nou ' vc heard of me, I play football) spent a tew hap- py (?) months doing absoluteh ' nothing but courting. .Neither deserve any better than they ' re getting. Nancy " The Body " Bean was thwarted in her at- tempts to trap " Two-point " Vhaley, the basketball play- er. Someone told him of the bear trap concealed on the Kappa steps. Bean, not to be done out of any sort of date, degenerated to the level of " The Bone " on dull week-ends. Dorothy Jean Kramer, Engineer Queen of a Contact . . . ROBBERSON STEEL COMPANY Box 1675— Phones L. D. 434 - 2-2173 OKLAHOMA CITY, OKLAHOMA When Your Requirements In olvc the Following . . . Reinforced Steel. Structural Steel Stairs. Pipe Rail- ing. Ladders. Ladder Cages, Platforms. Towers. Gray Iron Castings of all Types, and Warehouse Items. DIVERSIFIED TYPES OF CONSTRUCTION EXPERIENCE Synthetic Rubber Plants. Airplane Hangars. Smelters. Multiple Story Buildings, Sewage Disposal Plants. Sectional Steel Buildings. Oil Refineries, Schools, Churches, Stadiums, Hospitals, Bridges and Other Road Work. Varied Types of Industrial and Manu- facturing Buildings. Established 1909 rag 414 ti- v cars back, liatl a .late this yoar!!! She, too, was seen ill the local hop centers with that wraith that walks like a man. " Corky " Haves is still trying. She didn ' t have a (late this year. Despite the depredations ot the Jordan (or, we used to date in the Phi Delt house), it has been rumored that this lovely creature niatiaced to tear herself away from Sam " The (limp " Wood lon enough to attend one chap- ter meeting of the Key-house, janell Law spent a gay year taking naval cadets from the North Hase into the Kappa back ard and telling them stories about life. " On rainy nights she settled for the sun porch " (and we do quote the voice of experience). Barbara " Ohimigad " Lemmon, with the aid of her sterling personality and the rumor that she is worth seven million dollars, managed to snag one of the lads of the bell-bottom pants. This boy had been fighting the battle of the South Canadian so that in his weakened condition he was unable to resist the attacks of " The Lemmon. " With the " Dirty Clerty " W ooten married to one of the lesser Delts. and with the S. A. E. house in- habited only by mere women, the Key kids were forced to rely on their rather dubious merits to obtain a pledge class. To overcome this handicap, it is rumored this house of female wrestlers locked twenty-four innocents in the wreck-room and called it a pledge class. It is also said that blond Norma Parker, the only passable babe in the house, was trapped in the ladies ' room door and emerged so weakened that she was unable to resist the blue and the blue. Seems that during his brief stay in the hospital, John " The Bone " McCrinimon was sadly mistreated. Upon his release, " The Rone " went screaming to the dean of men to protest against the treatment he received. He claimed that after they failed to get blood from his veins, they released him, first beating hiir with an abandoned tool. The reason friend " Rone " journeyed to the Elm Street Mortuary was to have a brass rail removed which had been pressing against the bottom of his foot for years. Ve mention " The Rone " at this particular place because he was once a Kappa house boy and no one else will claim him. It is rumored that they even voted for him for Cinderollo. They didn ' t have anyone to put up them- selves, and he was practically the only man on campus they had ever seen. Rut it really crossed up the Gamma Phis. Carolyn Lydle, please note: " Little girls with big ideas often fall off high places, even if it ' s from a Kappa ' s nose " — and there ' s a sister Tulsan there to catch you. After months of not-too-subtle singing of Phi Delt songs, Margaret Camp coyly annexed Hugh ' s pin. Molly Lee Lester had a Sig Alph pin stuck away in her jewelry box for three months before she saw fit to return said trinket. We are amazed at the sophisticated casualness of it all. Janell Law, Jean Rarnett and Kath- ryn Miller returned pins this year. We don ' t know which is the greater mystery, how they ever got them in the first place or what ever induced them to give them up. Then there is Pinky Smith, who is marrying Andy Seed in April and plans to call the first sprout " Dragon. " Page 41 S FOR FINE FOOD IN A FRIENDLY ATMOSPHERE HARTWELL HILL. Owner PHONE PHONE PHONE PHONE PHONE PHONE PHONE PHONE PHONE PHONE PHONE PHONE PHONE PHONE PHONE PHONE PHONE PHONE PHONE PHONE PHONE PHONE PHONE PHONE PHONE PHONE PHONE PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE TA 300 PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE 300 PHONE XI 300 300 S300 300 300 300 300 300 300 300 300 300 300 300 300 PHONE 300 300 PHONE 300 300 PHONE 300 300 PHONE 300 300 PHONE 300 300 PHONE 300 300 PHONE 300 300 PHONE 300 300 PHONE 300 300 PHONE 300 300 PHONE 300 300 PHONE 300 300 PHONE 300 300 PHONE 300 VEAZEY DRUG CO. 20 CONVENIENT STORES " Yours for Bigger and Better Home Institutions . . . invites you to meet your friends, and feel at home here when in Oklahoma City. WOODCRAFT SHOP 313 White St. One Block North Varsity Corner And One-Half Block West HANDKERCHIEF BOXES CARD BOXES JEWEL BOXES INSIGNIA CRESTS SCRAP BOOKS GUEST BOOKS LETTER HOLDERS L. B. LEES, Owner, Opr. CONGRATULATIONS, SOONERS We ' re Always Backing You! Southwest Machinery Company Distributors of Caterpillar Equipment 1900 LIN WOOD OKLAHOMA CITY Where to Buy . . . TYDOL GASOLINE VEEDOL MOTOR OILS UNIVERSITY SERVICE STATION No. 1 Comer Main and University Blvd. GEO. BOESKIN Hwy. 77 and Robinton UNIVERSITY SERVICE STATION No. 2 Hwy. 77 and Boyd VAN PICK SUPER SERVICE STATION Crawford and Comanche Phon, " .16 LIBIRTY ' DRUG BILL COOK. Owner COMPLIMENTS OF Ditmars-Dickmann Construction Company General Contractors MUSKOGEE and OKLAHOMA CITY, OKLA. WHITE SWAN LAUNDRY and ZORIC CLEANERS NEW STATE LAUNDRY and ZORIC CLEANERS KING ' S LAUNDRY and ZORIC CLEANERS Dink ' s Parrish Laundry and ZORIC CLEANERS IN OKLAHOMA CITY Bill IKullgD YOW, SIR! We cxin help you keep " the old crate " running for another hun- dred thousand. There ' s no new car around that mythical corner. YOW BRAKE SERVICE Brake. -Wheel Alignment 320 W. Sixth 7-5525 Pooo I6 PI BETA PHI The Pi Phis slept thioiiKh another ear caretulK guanieti by their taithtul lllaiivs, who seemingly never gets tired. In fact she kept them so well that they came out with a scholarship cup tor lack of an thinj; else to do. The appalling lack of men was aided somewhat by the addition of a couple of new faces that they called a pledge class — but which they naturally kept carefully hidden in closets. The seniors just plain sta ed in this winter. (lail Kathr n Riley stuck her nose outside the door long enough to snatch a diamond from Churchill Hlakey, who doesn ' t deserve such a fate. We were told that E. Love, Nell Williams, and Hetty Beekly were in school (not that we cared really). It was only an unconfirmed rumor — no one has seen them yet. Zannie Mae Maiuiing went with her gay Maurice Ogden and they had low pseudo-sophisticated chats about the finer things of life on an empt street corner. Her distressed sisters hoped " it wasn ' t catching. " Nancy Gray was left to uphold the activity tradition which the Pifis didn ' t really have anyway. She worked hard impressing no one but her.self and poor John Cheek whose pin she barely found room for on the front of her sweater. " Porge " O ' Hornett put on Bill ' s Beta pin. We ' ll admit she was perfectly true to him. Janet Johnson, pardon, we mean Janet K. Johnson, spent the year fluffing and being fluffed by cadets at the North Base (veril y, where else do they have them around here?). She took a Beta pin for a while; it was just to see how it would feel to own a frat badge. Bob " Now that all the boys are gone, why don ' t you look at me " Hughes, who spent two semesters social climbing sorority way, got as far as the front door with pre.xy Barbara Berry. Maybe it was the aroma from yon Theta dormicide or the sound of Bonnie Fitzwater ' s gavel that lured him away. Or maybe he found going with a Pi Phi an unnecessary evil. He just about broke even either way. Pi Phi party girl Darlene Housley forgot about all( ?) other male attractions to worship " Bluey " Fowler ' s idol, Bluey Fowler. The law school found greener and more responsive fields, but there still seems to be a tie between Darlene and SAE Jack Trigg — could be the pin, which is kept in a box so no one can see it, especially Fowler. Eileen " Oooh, Those Navy Flyers " Seevers had trouble with two naval cadets from El Baso Norte. The both got out on the same nights. NRO Johnn - Williams, the original of all complexes, brought out his same ole line the first semester and tried it on unknowing Helen Jane Laughlin. The sob story- worked once again, and the campus again .saw the usual three stages: (1) " Please go steady with me; we ' re so cute together. " (2) " AVe ' ll have such a cute little home with the money I get digging ditches. " AND (3) " Life ith Father would be better than this! — Goodbye! " With that ousting, he tried again to break into Pi Phi news through two of the more experienced gals. That was to no avail — so he decided to try another homestead and has now passed the first stage with Tri Delt Joan Grable. Vhen Pi Phi ' s annexed the " Pride of Henryetta " Alice Jane Orendorft, they also received a huge box all tied up with blue ribbon. Vithin it lay more trouble than had ever been allowed past first date ; a huge life size picture of " Jakie " — 90 telephone bills from San Diego — a battered picture of Don Jones (broken hero of the past) — a book on " How I Can Be So Dumb and Don ' t Know It. " TESTED BY THE HOURGLASS OF TIME ... to give you quality service — that is the Varsity Book Shop. It is a tradition on the university campus for students to visit the shop " on the comer " when they have books to buy or sell. It ' s a custom based on sound reasons that always brings them to the Varsity shop — the book sellers to the Sooners — for needed books and supplies. VARSITY BOOK SHOP " On the Comer " Are You Seeking the Way to Her Heart? Boyd Wimm- Phone 1000 THE SOUTHERN FLORAL SHOP MRS. EULA HOLLINGSWORTH Owner EDWARD MURPHY M«naqer faqe 417 A Salute to O. IL . , . The following friends and alumni of the University of Oklahoma proudly salute this great institution, its students, faculty and regents, dads — everyone who has had a part W. R. JOHNSON CO. 4 2% F. H. A. Loans 222 N. W. First 7-1673 ACME GOLD LEAF POTATO CHIPS For Parties and Picnics REFORD BOND, CHAffiMAN Corporation Commission EARL FOSTER ' 12 B. A., ' 13 Law 2016 First Nat ' l Bldg. JOHN ROGERS State Examiner and Inspector BYRD SALES CO, Gene Byrd 936 West 1st Okla. City DYKE BROTHERS Building Materials 435 S. W. 9th Okla. City FRED YOUNG USED CAR LOT 406 S. Robinson 3-1224 Oklahoma City KEY BUILDING 405 N. Harvey 7-3388 MEADOW LODGE FARMS Office First Natl. Bldg. 2-1332 Oklahoma City BERG-DORF PIPE SUPPLY 1523 S. E. 29th 3-8187 MAIN DRFV-UR-SELF 15 West Main Okla. City WILSON BUILDING CO. Petroleum Bldg. 7-6671 ANNA MAUDE CAFETERIA Office Perrine Bldg. 2-7017 JACK CALLAWAY CO. Perrine Building 2-7553 WETHERBEE ELECTRIC CO. 412 N. Hudson 2-8177 GENERAL BAKING CO, Bakers of Bond Bread 5 N. E. 12th Oklahoma City THE BINKLEY COMPANY Industrial Radiators and Carburetors 222-224 N. W. 3rd 2-2222 BECKER ROOFING CO. 15 West Reno 2-1925 THE MILLER-JACKSON CO. 113 East Cal. Okla. City A. D. ENGLE Oil Well Servicing Box 1992 Okla. City DOBRY FLOUR MILLS Yukon, Oklahoma CONSOLIDATED GAS UTILITIES CORP, Broniff Building Oklahoma City WESTERN STATES CONSTRUCTION CO. Hugh D. Kelly Harvey D. Power 1142S. E. 29th Oklahoma City DR, E, F, WEBBER PRICHARD OIL CO, 9 N. Blackwelder 3-4388 CRESCENT MARKET Fine Food Plaza Court 2-5121 LT. COL, GEORGE ROSE Divisional Commander Salvation Army 106 W. Reno Oklahoma City JENSON SMITH CONSTRUCTION CO. SEE US FOR NEW HOMES 1213 N. W. 23rd 8-4431 B AND H PASSMORE Roofers ' Sheet Metal B. H. Passmore, Mgr. 110 W. Reno 2-7456 SHAFFER GROCERY MARKET 119S. E. 33rd 79-8703 BRISTOL SERVICE GARAGE Ace England We Repair All Makes of Cars 125 S. W. 29th 2-1904 RANDELL S. COBB Oklahoma Attorney General EARL PRUET PEOPLES PACKING COMPANY 103 S. E. 7th Oklahoma City Pago 418 . . In It ' s War Effort in the successful cooperation in the war effort, and to the more than seven thousand alumni and former students now serving the armed forces— a pledge of full support. OKLAHOMA TILE CO. 3011 Paseo Okla. City RAYMOND TOLBERT Past President of OU Alumni Assn. GUY H. JAMES CONSTRUCTION CO. First Natl. Bldg. Okla. City A. A. SPIVEY FURNITURE CO. 104 W. Grand Okla. City CLYDE ' S AUTO SALVAGE 1301 S. Robinson Okla. City AKERS AUTO SALVAGE 1300 S. Robinson Okla. City WINDSOR HOTEL 2211 2 N. Bdwy. Okla. City BLAKENEY INSURANCE AGENCY Why Take Unnecessary Risks: Let Us Assume Them For You 615 Mercantile Bldg. Okla. City CRANE CO. C. L. Alexander, Mgr. Valves — Fittings — Pipes Plumbing — Heating — Pumps 705 W. Main Okla. City Always Welcome At EDDIE ' S Football Returns by Direct Wire 325 W. Grand Okla. City 2-9514 ALL AMERICAN BUS LINES, INC. 400 W.Grand Okla. City 7-5223 RAY F. FISCHER CO. Plumbing — Heating 323 N. W. 10th Okla. City MELROSE COURTS Comfortable — Moderate Prices 44th Robinson on Norman Road Mr. Mrs. Speegle, Mgrs. MIDEKE SUPPLY CO. 100 E. Main Okla. City BIG FOUR ICE COLD STORAGE 822 S. Walker Okla. City 3-4444 AMERICAN IRON MACHINE WORKS CO. 518 N. Indiana Okla. City 2-5252 MID-WEST JEWELRY CO. Fraternity Jewelry Manufactiiring — Repairing 326 Liberty Bank Bldg. 7-2933 PETE ' S BARBECUE 24 Years in the Same Place Fine Barbecued Meats Fine Steaks and Chops Exchange Wester Okla. City DENISON MOTOR CO. Dodges — Plymouths 5th Robinson Okla. City DENVER N. DAVISON Justice of State Supreme Court WESTERN BANK OFFICE SUPPLY COMPANY School Forms and Supplies 205 N. W. 1st 3-5353 OKLAHOMA CITY FEDERAL SAVINGS LOAN ASSN. 125 N. Harvey 2-2155 GARLAND ' S DRFVT-IN RESTAURANT G. B. Arlington 22nd Bdwy. Okla. City W. J. HOLLOWAY Former Governor of Oklahoma GENERAL MILLS WM. J. ARMSTRONG ' 14 B. A., ' 16 Law Member Oklahoma Corporation Commission Mrs. A. E. Monroney DOC S BILL FURNITURE CO. J. C. PENNEY 303 West Main Tom- W. Cheek, Pres. OKLAHOMA FARMERS ' UNION BRITLING CAFETERIA Home-Cooked Food Friendly Service 221 W. First Okla. City GRIFFITH THEATERS 11 N. Lee Okla. City CAPITOL OUTDOOR ADVERTISING SERVICE L. E. Lansden SHERMAN MACHINE IRON WORKS 2-26 E. Main Okla. City Page 419 THE OKLAHOMA SASH DOOR CO. Established 1897 MANUFACTURERS AND WHOLESALERS 1800 North Broadway— P. O. Box 984 OKLAHOMA CITY, OKLA. OKLAHOMA FURNITURE MANUFACTURING CO. 101 E. Grand Oklahoma City MARQUIS STUDIO " A Portrait by Marquis Becomes a Cherished Treasure " 191 2 W. Main Oklahoma City FAIN-PORTER DRILLING CO. First Natl. BIdg Oklahoma City OKLAHOMA DISTRIBUTING COMPANY 729 W. Noble — 2-0131 B. C. CLARK Oklahoma ' s Oldest Jeweler 113 N. Harvey Oklahoma City SKIRVIN HOTEL SKIRVIN TOWER HOTEL OKLAHOMA ' S FINEST • LARGEST COFFEE SHOP IN OKLAHOMA CITY O. W. SKIRVIN, Manager A Great American Sport . . . Salutes Tomorrow ' s Great Americans -3 =m m BOWL for FUN and HEALTH! BRANTLEY ' S JENKS PLAYMORE Bowling Alleys Bowling Palace Recreation Parlor 219 NW 6th— Okla. City AlB ' j W. 3rd— Okla. City 4! 31 2 Bdwy.— Okia. City Paao 420 APCO TOWER An Address of Distinction WALTER J. STARK, Mqr. First at Robin-ion Oltlahoma City CAPITOL STEEL IRON CO. " Dependable Service " Office and Plant 1726 S. Agnew — 2-1201— LD. 624 Oklahoma City, 8, Okla. THE CLASSEN COMPANY Oklahoma ' s Oldest Real Estate Institution MRS. ANTON H. CLASSEN. Pres. Greetings To Sooners PACIFIC MUTUAL LIFE INSURANCE CO. MALCOLM C. WHITE, CL.U., Gen. Agt. 1706 APCO Tower Oklahoma City ANCEL EARP COMPANY Insurance — Surety Bonds 1st Nat ' ! BIdg. Oklahoma City Phone 79-9719 32 W, Grand and 4 S. Broadway ESTABLISHED 28 YEARS BROADWAY PAWN SHOP LitinsiJ and BonJtJ Lowest Prices on Unredeemed Diamonds, Watches Luggage, Clothing and Sporting Goods We Carry a Complete Line of Fur Coats Money Loaned on Everything of Value EUREKA TOOL CO. LELAND TOWNE 1930 SE 29 7-7591 OZMUN AND COMPANY Sooner Select Food Products OKLAHOMA CITY BOND LITHOGRAPHING PRINTING CO. 418 N. W. 3rd — 2-2224 EUCLID H. ALEXANDER, Pres.-Mgr. CARSON MACHINE AND SUPPLY CO. 202 SE 89th Oklahoma City VINSONITE SALES CO. Paving Asphalts OKLAHOMA CITY THE COYNE CAMPBELL SANITARIUM DR. COYNE H. CAMPBELL Fourth at Walnut Phone 3-0433 LEE GREER ' S SUPER SERVICE STATION ' The Oils That You Want " Phillips Products - Tire Repairing Washing - Greasing - Batteries and Accessories 2nd and Walker Phone 2-9732 OKLAHOMA CITY AIRPLANE CHARTER SERVICE Planes Available to Any Point in United States Anytime Day or Night! — Reasonable Rates 9 Student Instruction 9 Instrument % Horsepower Ratings % Airplane Rental O Passenger Hops Airplane Sales 4 Service — Approved Repair Station CATLIN HUTCHINSON FLYING SERVICE NUCKOLS AIRPORT R.F.D. No. 7 — Bo II3-B — Phona 6-3228 jl j Miles East Will Rogers Air Base — Oklahoma City Page 421 T I 4,- _i.|.— .— ■»—.■....,,„-, ,- ---------- I-, .-,—, — .— — — — — — —._■»_■ ■■■ ..-..-..f The 1945 SDDNEH Printed and Bound by THE CLID PRESS Annual Division of the Economy Advertising Co. IOWA CITY, IOWA f I ■ + + i i Page 422 ADVERTISING INDEX The cooperation of the advertisers on the toUowing pages made it possible lor the 1945 Sooner yearbook to be placed in more of the libraries of the high schools of Oklahoma. The staff of the 1945 SouNr.R wishes to express its appreciation to these Hrms tor their part in recording this important era in L ni ersity ot Oklahoma history. Alfxaiuicr Drug Co 376 Alumni, O. U. .... 418, 419, 420, 421 Anderson Prichard Oil Co 392 Anthony, C. R.. Co 386 Ballicts 385 Biltmore Hotel 405 Borden Company 370 Brown ' s College Corner 379 Brown-Dunkin Co., Tulsa 365 Buck, W. L., Co 411 Burr ' s 371 Campus Pharmacy 413 Caviness-Melton Co 406 Chickasaw Lumber Co 413 Clark Cleaners 413 Coca Cola Company 390 Colonial Club 412 Copper Kettle 415 Dickerson, Leonard H 410 Ditmars-Dickmann Constr. Co 416 Downtown Chevrolet Co 400 Eckhard, H. A 370 Economy Advertising Co 422 Eoff, Floyd, Motor Co 382 First National Bank, Norman 380 Fisher. L F., Son 413 Fox- ' liet Drug Company 378 Frates, C. L., Co 372 Frederickson Tire Co 412 Garner ' s Men ' s Shop 382 Gilt Edge Dairy 387 Halliburton ' s 373 Harry Katz 410 Hart Industrial Supply Co 410 Hospital Insurance 413 Hughes Tool Company 401 Ideal Mattress Factory 413 Ireland, Clarence, Studio 402 Jones, Fred, Ford 376 Kansas City Life Ins. Co 406 Kerlyn Oil Company 399 Kerr ' s Dry Goods Co 381 Kerr, Robert S., Governor 411 KO L 397 Liberty Drug 416 Liberty National Bank 402 Lindsay Drug Store 397 Manhattan Construction Co 411 Molloy, The David J., Plant 405 Monroney ' s, Doc Bill, Furn 399 Monterrey Restaurant, Oklahoma City . 368 Monterrey, The, Norman 400 Page 423 .McDuff, Fred 388 -National Tank Company 407 Newspaper Printing Corp 384 Norman 394, 395 Norman Courts 367 Norman Ice Cold Storage Co 386 Norman Steam Laundry 380 Norton-Christy Buick Co 412 Oklahoma Memorial Union 389 Oklahoma National Bank 413 Oklahoma Natural Gas Co 364 Oklahoma Photo Supply Co 411 Oklahoma Theatre 406 Oklahoma Transportation Co 408 Oklahoman Times 408 P S Taxi 415 Pharmacy, State Board of 377 Pioneer Grill 366 Public Service Company 403 Purcell, Oklahoma 396 Richardson, J. Wiley 410 Robberson Steel Co 414 Rosenfield ' s Jewelrj- 378 Rosenthal ' s, Al, Inc 383 Security National Bank 368 Seidenbach ' s of Tulsa 369 Semco Color Press 364 Seminole, Oklahoma 398 Sooner Drug 374 Sooner Theatre 391 Southern Floral Shop 417 Southwestern Engraving Co 409 Southwestern Machinery Co 416 Standard Theatre Corp 378 State Theatre 392 Steften ' s Ice Cream 404 Sterling Meadow Gold Dairy 413 Swift : Company 366 Thompson Transfer Storage 414 Transcript, The, Co 374 Tyler Simpson Co 372 University Book Exchange 362 University Cleaners 363 U niversity Studios 393 Vandcver ' s, Tulsa 375 Van Pick Oil Co 416 Varsity Book Store 417 Veazey Drug Co 416 Walsh Sheet Metal AVorks 397 White Swan Laundry 5c Zoric Cleaners . . . 416 Whittington, Eugene, Co 399 Woodcraft Shop 416 ' ow Brake Service 416 GENERAL INDEX Acacia, 297 Adams, Arthur H., 92 Adams, L. L., 307 Alpha Chi Omega. 272, 273 Alpha Epsilon Delta, 337 Alpha Lambda Delta, 342 Alpha Phi. 274. 275 Alpha Tail Omega, 298 Alpha Tan Omega Dormitory, 314 Alpha Xi Delta, 282, 283 American Institute of Chemical Engineers, 360 American Institute of Electrical P ' ngineers, 360 American Society of Civil Engineers, 353 American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 332 Appleby, Mrs. F. D., 314 Arbuckle, Dale. 245 Associated Women Students, 350 A. S. T. U. - A. S. T. R. P., 72 B Hall, Mrs. Howard, 281 Haptist Student Union, 340 Heaird, Ted, 187, 192 Beauty Section, 156-176 Beta Theta Pi, 288 Beta Theta Pi Dormitory, 315 Bland, Captain R. B., 61 Boweii, Mrs. F. E., 283 Brite, Cecil H., 186, 285 Burnham, Lieut. Comdr. J- B., 27 c Cadette Lieutenants, 336 Calduell, John, 286 Carson. W. H., 90 Casey, John H., 178 Cate, Roscoe, 82 Chalkley, Lieut. (j.g.).27 Chambers, Dr. Claude, 81 Cheadle, Dr. John B., 88 ChiOmega, 280, 281 Choral Club, 345 Cochran, Mrs. Frances, 290 Coleman. Lieut. Comdr. J. C, 27 Collings, r;ils vorth, 93 Cooksey, Harold, 297 Copeland, Fayette, 86 Couch, ( ;ien C, 97 Covered Wagon, 184, 185 Cross, r.eorge L., 78, 79, 81 Cross, William J., 260 Cross, W. T., 245 D Davis, Dr. James, 76 Davis, Mrs. S. M., 271 D.-a.on, ErI. 81 D.-lciibaugh, Dorothy, 307 Delta Chi, 302 Delta Delta Delta. 266, 267 Delta(;amma. 278, 279 Delta Tau Delta, 299 Delta Tau Delta Dormitory, 316 Delta Upsilon, 301 Delta Upsilon Dormitory, 317 Donelson, Captain J. F., 26, 245 Drake. Bruce, 244 Drug Store Cowboys, 331 Dunn. John W., 83 E Emery, Don. 81 Enlisted Navy Personnel, 47 Eta Kappa Nu. 3 1 F Features, 140-155 Felgar, J. H., 98 Ferris. Mrs. Ruth, 178, 179, 182, 187 Follansbee. Charles L., 4. 295 Franklin House. 308 Eult ,. Mrs. Fred. 321 G Galen, 357 Gamma Phi Beta. 276. 277 Garrison, Lieut. Col. J. D., 60, 61 Gastineau, Dr. F. T., 85 General Engineers, 359 Cierman, Betty, 77 Gittinger, Roy, 82 (jlot .bach. Ensign D. J., 27 Goddard, Capt Charles H., 61 H Haley, Lieut. C. P., 27 Harral, Stewart, 84 Harrison, Major AValter, 262 Hat ield. E. E., 83 Herbert, H. H., 178, 179, 187 Hervey, John G., 95, 245, 285 Hester Hall, 310, 311 Hopkins, Milton, 285, 292 Hopper, E. C, 81 Hudson. Mrs. J. IL, 277 Hutto, R. W., 287 I Institute of Aeronautical Engineers, 359 Intertraternit Couiu-ii. 285 J Jacobs, John, 244 Jefferson House, 309 Johnson, D. B. R., 04. 179 Johnson, Neil, 245 Johnson, Wayne, 244 [ournalism Press, Inc.. 186. 187 K Kappa Alpha. 286 Kappa .Alpha Theta, 264, 265 Kappa Kapjia (lanuna, 270, 271 Kappa Sigma, 287 Keith, Harold, 260 Kendall. Eugene, 301 Kerr, Gov. Robert S., 80 King. Captain Seth. 77 Knock. Lieut. Comdr. D. C, 27 Kraettii, Emil R., 81,82 Kraft. Walter W., 82, 245, 285, 288 Pogr« 424 Kulp. Xutor H., 285,300 L Lacf, l.iciit. (iii.i-. ) W. T., 27 Lambila Kappa Sijiiiia, 358 Lambda Tail, 3 8 Lauson House, 3 IS Ledccii, .Mrs. T. J., 315 Liiiilt ' iiburd, K(l, 244 Li.uiscv, J. I.., 84 L. K. O. T.. 343 Logan Hall, 324, 325 Logan, Mrs. Fann ' , 324 Loop, Mrs. Kthfl, 275 Lottinvillc, Savoie, 85, 187, 299 Luster, Dewev, 245 M Mantlock. J. Ra . 245 NLuticM. Janu-s C, 85 MiBride, joeW.. 81 McDi-rmott. Hugh V.. 260, 293 McWil, Mrs., 279 Meacham, K. D.. 89 Medical School, 19,?, 240 Militar Band, 67 Monnet, Julien C, 98 Monm-tt. ' . K., 96 Morgan, L. L. 245 Mortar Board, 335 Mu Phi Epsilon. 356 N Nedom, Mrs. H. A., 296 Nelson, Lieut, (jg) Lina Jane AValker, 134 Newby, David. 289 Newman Hall, 322. 323 Noble. Lloyd. SI Nolan, Capt. J. J., 61 Norris, Granvelle, 245 Nowlin, Samuel, 76 o " O " Club, 354 Oklahoma Daily, 182, 183 Oklahoma Society of Women Engineers, 356 O. U. Ph. A.. 3i3 P Pan- Hellenic. 284 Pe-et, 355 Penoi. Liry H., 313 Peterson, Robert V., 178, 179 Petroleum Engineers ' Club, 341 Phi Delta Theta, 293 Phi (nimma Delta, 292 Phi Kappa Sigma, 295 Phi Kappa Sigma Dormitory, 319 Phi I ' si, 300 Phi Dormitory, 320 Pi Beta Phi. 268, 269 Pi Kappa Alpha, 296 Pi Lambda Phi, 303 Pi Tau Sigma, 347 Publications Board, 178, 179 R Rader, J. L., 84 Reaves, Samuel W., 98 Rcdell, Lieut. R. G., 27 Redempta. Sister L, 323 Reece, Ralph L., 298 Reineckc, ' irginia, 87 Rho Chi, 357 Ririe Team (Army), 66 Rifle Team (Navy), 47 Roberts, Lieut. Charles K., 242 Robertson ILall, 312. 313 Rochdale Hall, 346 R. O. T. C, 64. 65 Rutherford, Lieut. P. G., 27 s St. Pat ' s Council, 329 Salter, Lewis B., 91 Saylor, Lieut. (lalen, 27 Scheerer, Ensign V. W., 244 Sigma Alpha Epsilon, 290 Sigma Alpha Epsilon Dormitory, 321 Sigma Alpha Iota, 338 Sigma Alpha Mu, 294 Sigma Chi. 291 Sigma Nu, 289 Sigma Tau, 352 Simecheck, Don, 289 Simms, Mose, 245 Sneed, Lieut. Col. Earl. 74 Sooner Hoist, 190, 191 Sooner Magazine, 192 Sooner Shamrock, 188, 189 Sooner Yearbook, 180, 181 Soonerettes, 330 Strother. (irover D., T Tagge, Mrs. L. P., 267 Taut, Charles, 186 Tau Beta Pi, 344 Tau Omega, 328 Theta Sigma Phi, 355 Thompson, Lieut. Jules, 77 Turney, Elsie, 307 Twynian, Margaret G., 83 u Union Acti it ' Board, 348 w Vadsack, George E., 84 Walker, Eddie, 302 Wallace, William R., 81 War Council, 349 Warden, L L., 85 Weiss, Captain Edward M., 294 Wells, Mrs. Nora v., 311 Westerman, Captain O. H., 61 Who ' s Who, 136-139 Wilkinson, Lieut. D. W., 27 Williams, L S., 303 Willis, Mrs. George, 265 Willoughby, V. E., 188 Women ' s I eagiie, 334 Woods, Mrs. Ralph A., 318 Wright, Major G. G., 61 Wrinkle. H. E., 83 Y Y. W. C. A. AL C. A. Cabinet, 339 Page 425 PERSONAL INDEX Abbott, n. EuRcnf, 45 Abel, William Lowell, 41, 332 Ackley, Mary Louise, 100, 281 Ackley, Muriel, 103 Adair, Billie Frank, 121, 281, 330 Adams, Jean, 103, 311, 345 Adams, Margie, 125, 271, 345 Adamson, L. K., 39 AddiuKton, Daisy June, 115, 311 Addington, ' era Jeanne, 119, 311 Affholder, T. lone, 121, 311 Akchin, David A., Ill, 348 Akers, Bill, 41. 353 Albertson, Lvnii, 115, 27S Albright, John D., 39 Albright, Thomas, 28 Allbright, Rosalind Jane, 131, 316 Alexander, T. 11., 41, 360, 344, 352 Alford, Roy E., 70 Allen, Bytha Faye, 127, 313 Allen, Henry L., 39 Allen, John V., Jr., 39 Allen, Marjorie June, 103 Allen, Nannie Flo, 121, 311 Allen, Russel Curran, 102 Allen, Shirley, 123, 283 Allison, Albert R., 70 AUred, Rosemary Rae, 129, 321 Almond, Vayann, 116, 269 Alston, Patsy Ruth, 131, 316 Alston, Wilma Lucille, 117, 275 Alvarez, Arnold A., 70 Alvis, Edward Arthur, 127, 309 Amador, Carmen, 101 Anderson, Billie Lee, 109, 277 Anderson, Elizabeth, 115, 279 Anderson, Frank A., 39 .Anderson, Jim, 119 Anderson, R. V., 28 Anderson, Ted C., 70 .Anderson, Virjiinia Lee, 120, 279 Anderson, Walter J., 39 Andrews, Alice Jo, 123, 275 Andrews, Frankie, 106, 314 Andros, Cnis Dick. 125, 308 AuKerman, .Ann, 123, 281 AnKerman, Betty Boh, 109, 281 Anthony, W. R., 41 Antrim, Mary Frances, 110, 318 Appel. Martha Jane, 101, 269 Apple, Betty Jean, 117, 265 ArmstronK, Charlene, 101, 311 ArmstronK, Lois Elma, 120 Arnot, ImoHene, 127, 313 Arrocha, X ' ictoria Clorinda, 131, 323 .Ashcraft. Thomas Lee, 70 Ashcroft. Floyd Klmer, 129 .Avhiey, Bobby Joan, 127, 321 .Ashlon, Dan Philip, 41 .Atchinson, Windsor. 129 .Auerbach, Robert II., 45 .Austin, L. Claire, 45 Austin, Neal Fuller, 127, 308 Austin, John IL, 39 B Baer, IL S., Jr., 39 Barley, John S., 41 Bailey, Joanne. 130, 316 Baird, Marjjaret (Jertrudc. lOS, 318 Baker, Betty Ann, 119, 265 Baker, Jimmie Rolls, 123, 277 Baker, Wanda Lois, 102, 311 Baker, Wesley H., 45 Ballew, Louie Jane, 117, 311 Balmer, Jane, 115, 269 Bandy, Rufus V.. Jr., 28 Banner, PegKy Ruth, 111. 265 Barhero, R. A., 45 Barefoot, Betty Louise, 109, 277 Barnes, B. Don, 28 Barnes, Jean, 127, 321 Barnett, Jean, 108, 271 Barnett, Juanita June, 104, 281 Barnett, Kathrvii, 124, 281 Barnhart, Clifford W., 39 Barr, Marjorie, 117, 269 Barr, Robert George, 70 Barrett, John J., 45 Bartlcson, Jeannene, 110, 265 Barton, Joanna June, 131, 316 Baskin, Hallie Jane, 103 Bass, Barbara, 116, 269 Bassett, Robert Kimble, 45 Batchelor, Shirley, 108, 311 Bates, Emm alee, 106 Batten, Kathryn Naomi, 108, 273 Battle, Mary Marie, 100, 314 Bauer, Richard J., 45 Bax, Robert W., 41 Bayless, Thomas Paul, 103 Bazata, Charles A., 39 Beach, Lillie Rose, 111 Beall, Jahelen, 128, 315 Bean, Nancy. 108, 271 Beck, Betty Jo, 105, 265 Beck, Jason, 126 Berkly, Belty, 106. 269 Ikckman, Relta, 101, 265 Belli, Theodore. 70 Belcher, Carol, 118, 311 Bell, Barbara .Ann, 126, 273 Bell, Elton Hayden, 28 Bell, Roy M., 45 Benavides, F. J., 113 Bender, Floyd E., 39 Beiiiiing, FloralMin, 124, 281 Benton. .Margaret Rulh, 125,275 Berendzen, Charles IL, 131, 308 Berendzen, Ray, 45 Bergman, Clarence E., 45 Bernard. Betty. 101, 273 Bernard, Elizabeth, 108, 311 Berntsen. Emerson Fames, 45 Berry, Barbara Jane, 109, 269 Berryhill, Sally, 115, 269 Besson, Charles Lawrence. Jr., 45 Bever, Phyllis Jean, 122, 273 Bezner, Port R., 45 Bicknell, Jarita Pyrl, 101, 273 Biddlestone. William Robert. 70 Bigbie, Billye Louise, 129, 316 Biglane, Kenneth E., 70 Binner, Marjorie Jean, 127, 313 Birmingham, Mike T., 45 Bischoff, George D., 39 Bishop, Iheo, 130 Bixby, Virginia, 125, 269 Bizzell, William Bennett II, 127 Black, Harold, 41 Black, Mary Margaret, 103, 265 Blackert, Helen, 100, 281 BLickman, William S., 125, 309 Blaicher, Marian, 122. 323 Blakestad. R. B., 45 Blanton, Joan, 102 Blanton, Juhree, 113, 324 Bliss, Marjorie, 321 Board, Barbara Jane, 105, 273 Bodemann, Louis Charles, Jr., 128. 308 Bodin. Robert P., Jr., 70 Boles, Billee Zarh, 101, 267 Bollinger, Edward Harry, 45 Bond, Evalyn, 129, 271 Bonnette, Mary, 122, 321 Borden, John D., 70 Boswell, Bobby Joe, 70 Bourgeois, Louis C, 70 Bourne. Martha Margaret, 106, 314 Bowdon, Joseph IL, Jr., 70 B i vllng, Robert E., Jr., 125, 308 Boyce, Barbara, 112, 269 Boyer, Lois Irene, 119 Brachfield, Erwin M., 41 Bradshaw, Neil W., 126 Bradway, Malcolm S., 35 Bramlett, Billy Biirnell, 113 Brainlrtt. Norma Jean, 117. 121. 318 Brandon. Dorothy Jean. 110,273 Branon. Gail, 119, 265 Brasel, Emil David, 39 Brauer, L. G., 41 Braun, Bonnie, 119, 271 Breiinan, Margaret Rose, 127, 271 Brenton, Roberta Elaine, 109 Bretz, Bart, 45 Brewer, J.nckic, HI, 281 Brewster, Betty, 117, 311 Briggs, .Alan Crawford, 45 Brinegar, Howard, 45 Brittain, J. M., 45 Brown, Beatrice, 105 Brown, Calvin C, 70 Brown, Connie Lou, 128, 321 Brown, Evelyn, 113, 281 Brown, Ginny Lee, 121, 320 Brown, Jean, 131, 315 Brown, Lester, 117 Brown, Lois Marguerite, 106, 319 Brown, Margaret, 131, 315 Brown, Margaret B., 128 Brown, Margaret Lee, 104, 271 Brown, Marshall M., 39 Brown, Norma Loraine, 123, 267 Brown, Otto G., 39 Brown, Richard V., 125, 308 Brown, Robert F., 39 Brown, Robert G., 45 Brown, Russell L., 125 Brown, Wanda Jo, 106, 273 Brown, William E., 28 Brunsvold, Milferd O., 39 Buckcrt, Edward L., 70 Buetow, Paula Frances, 121 Bullett, Kathryn Suzan. 126 Bumgarner, Fayne, 119, 320 Bump, T. R., 39 Bunch, Mary Etta, 117, 313 Burba, Howard Edward, 111 Burgess, Jimmie Gadd, 130, 308 Burgess, Mary Patricia, 110,269 Burkleo. Gerald, 129 Burnham, Toni. 112. 311 Burns, Robbylee, 125, 321 Burns, William E., 41 Burt, John James, 45 Burton, Margaret, 117, 324 Busby, Willena, 123. 277 Bynum. Patricia, 121, 279 Byrum, Raymond S., 45 c Caldwell, John C, 130 Callahan, Bill J., 127, 308 Calvert, Ann, 115, 311 Calvert, Iris, 118, 319 Cameron, ' oadrow W., 45 Camp, NLirgaret, 117, 271 Camp, -Mary Elizabeth, 115, 277 Campbell, Dorothy Jean, 123, 313 Catnpbell, Etha Lois, 103 Canfield, Dorothy Jane, 117,271 Capps. Frances Joyce, 118, 275 Capps, Jewell, 112 Capps, Myrtle, 105, 324 Capps, Robert B., 109 Carnahan, Mary Rose, 127, 323 Carnes, David M., 70 Carney, Mary Martha, 115, 273 Carpenter, Edward H., 39 Carroll, Flo Frances, 111, 314 Carson, Patricia Jane, 126, 316 Carter, Mary Louise, 102, 265 Carter, Richard Lee, 45 Page 426 Carver, Gla l s 105, 275 Casanova, J. D., 131 Casey, Jody, 129, 265 Casry, V. j., 41 Cash, Floyd Let. 45 Cash, Vera Pauline, 111, 319 Caspar!, Richar, 70 Cassidy, Belty Jo, 123, 313 Cassidy, Marjoric, 121, 32+ Cassidy, Ro-e Marie, 115, 311 Catlett, Mar Catherine, 109, 267 Cavanavigh, Tom Arnold, 125 Caves, Morris W., 41 Cavett, Beth, 119, 317 Cawthon, Pat, 117, 311 Cawthoii, Virginia, 122, 279 Centers, James Owen, 41 Chadwick, Dean O.. 45 Chambers, Helen Kathryn, 103, 277 Champion, Iloland, 45 Chan, Paul, 117 Chaney, Howard Pale, 131, 309 Channel!, Mary Ann, 129, 273 Channel!, Virginia, 125, 273 Chapman, Marvin, 125, 309 Charles, Robert C, 45 Chatham, Paula Joanne, 122, 323 Cherry, Mary Ruth, 114, 318 Chesebrounh. Phillip Grant, 45 Chiles, Betty Jo, 108, 324 Chisum, James A., 70 Christian, Donabel, 109, 271 Christie, Howard J., 45 Chronister, Irvin G., 45 Clark, Bill, 28 Clark, Dorthey, 117 Clark, Phoebe Ann, 117, 271 Clark, Robert Dale, 41 Claughton, J. C, 41 Clay, Mary Virginia, 115, 279 Claybaker, LeRoy A., 41 Clayton, Betty Lea, 109 Clayton, Glinda Lou. 123, 321 Cletsoway, Richard Vm., 70 Clifton, John Reedy, 28 Cline. Constance, 117, 273 Cline, Helen, 120, 317 Cloer, H. A., 41 Close, Betty Jo, 104, 275 Clouer, Cade Calvert, Jr., 128 Cobean, Alice Jean, 119, 318 Cochran, Clarice, 116, 265 Cochran, Connie, 123, 273 Cockrell. Jane Anne, 113, 311 Coe, Jack J.. 41 Coffman, Victor Hugo, 118 Cohen. Morton, 124 Colbert, Linda, 110, 265 Colcord, Martha Nan, 111. 283 Coldiron. Natalie. 122. 269 Cole, Elisabeth Jeanne, 131, 315 Cole, Frank W., 39 Cole, Marvin Lynn, 45 Cole, Patsy H., 101, 265 Coleman, Richard F., 41 Coles, Lucia. 120, 275 Coley, Mary Ellen, 101, 317 Collingwood, Martha Bay, 110, 265 Collins, Robert R., 39 Collins, R. O., 41 Collins, Thomas F., 106 Colvert, Julia Ann, 121, 271 Colvert, Mary, 102, 269 Coinar, Barbara Jean, 129, 313 ComcgNS, Sue, III, 267 Cone, Geri, 109, 324 Condo, Fredda Lou, 123, 283 Conley, Betty Jo, 131, 313 Conley, Mary Jane, 118, 320 Conner, Betty Mae, 103, 277 Connor, Pat, 119, 277 Conoley, Mary Joyce, 119 Conrad, Judy, 110, 265 Constant, Clark, 45 Constant, Horella Merle, 130, 234 Cook, Betty Ruth, 103 Cook, Joyce Rose, 110, 324 Cook, Marilyn, 118, 279 Cook, Ruth, 116, 324 Cook, Wronica, 121. 319 Cook, William McClain, 124, 308 Cooley, Carolyn, 127, 269 Cooley, Kay, 112, 269 Cooper, Mary Elizabeth. 101, 265 Cooper, Alvin, 70 Copenhaver, William G., 41 Corbin, D. G., 45 Cordray, Charlotte, 100, 324 Cornell, Martha Marie, 125, 316 Costello, June, 115, 269 Costelow, Maitland, 131, 309 Costner, Wanda Jewle, 103 Cotner, Howard Paul, 117 Cotten, Carol Jean, 126, 283 Couch, Mary Belle. 131 Cowell, Grayce. 115, 279 Cowling, Dorothy, 102 Cox, Alice Jane, 100, 273 Craig, Dorothy, 123, 281 Crain, Donald, 115 Crane, Rosslyn, 104, 279 Crawford, Donald B., 41 Crawford, Margaret, 130, 313 Crile, Anne Tennant, 109, 273 Crim, Isabel H., 108, 298 Croom. Freda Sue, 111, 267 Crouse, Elizabeth, 129 Crow, Bobbie Jean, 123 Crow, David Olan, 125 Cruce, Charlotte, 114, 311 Cude, Don, 126, 309 Cullen, Bebe, 131, 277 Cullen, Carolyn, 129, 267 Cullen, Vela Jo, 118, 120 Cullins, Helen, 102 Culp, Doris Elle, 109, 302 Cummings, John M., 45 Cummings, Millard, 39 Cunningham, Clell, 111 Cunningham, Herbert G., 41 Cunningham, Mary Lois, 108, 281 Curnutt, Jaine-.. 39 Currie, Mary Ann, 119, 271 Curtis, Eunice, 126, 313 Curtis, Mary Jane, 116, 267 D Dagefoerde, Norman, 35 Dale, Frederika, 102 Pale, Glenn II., 106 Dandridge, Edyth, 110, 225 Daniels. Carl, 119 Darrah, Dwight D., 127, 309 Daughetee, Calvin C, 41 Davidson, Betty Lee, 127 Davidson, Mary Jane, 117, 324 Davidson, Wallace, 110 Davis, .Mma Marcelle, HI, 271 Davis, Benny W., 70 Davis, Eleanor, 104, 279 Davis, Euna Lee, 116, 317 Davis, Jack Conrad, 119 Davis, Jeanne Hanson, 129 Davis, Lila Lee, 102, 279 Davis, Martin Neil, 125, 309 Davis, Pollyanna, 115, 279 Davis, R. G., 39 Davison, Jack, 127 Davison, Mary Lou, 129, 265 Davison, Pat, 131, 265 Day, David R., 41 Dean, Pascal J., 70 Dean, Patti Joyce, 127, 279 De Bitctto, Dominick J., 45 Defford. LeRoy A.. 45 Dellascga, Joseph L., 35 Delly. Ruth. 127 Delson, Phyllis, 112, 320 Denner, Helen, 122, 279 Dennis, Frank E., 131, 309 Dennis, Kalita V., 127, 315 Devary, Wanda Marilyn, 129, 315 Dickey. Thelma. 123. 315 Dickinson, Frances Ann, 105 Dickinson, Nina, 126, 313 Dieterich, Shirley Caillet, 108. 311 Dillon, Nancy, 119, 271 Dinkins, Merle, 28 Dishman, Jean, 101, 323 Dixon, Joe Ann. 126, 313 Dobry, Patricia, HI, 279 Dobyns, Dorothy, 128, 315 Dockler, Shirley, 111, 269 Dodds, Marjorie G., 120, 275 Dodson, Jack Ewing, 28 Dodson, Jeanne, 117, 320 Dodson, Monte, 119, 309 Dole, Martha Elizabeth, 130,316 Dollarhide, Rosemary, 111 Dolph, Margaret Anne, 103,275 Donchin, Jerome H., 70 Doolin, Violet, 283 Dott, Bobette, 120 Doty, C. O., 125 Doughty, Mavis Christine, 119, 283 Douglas, Donna Jean, 119, 319 Dovcns, M. K.. 41 Dowe, David E., 45 Downing, Patty, 108, 279 Doyle, Ross Lee, 45 Dozois, Charles L., 39 Dragg, Helen Estelle, 123, 316 Draper, Martha Rose, 131, 265 Dresher, Stana Lou, 125, 316 Dudley, Joe Ann, 102, 271 Duffy, Virginia, 122, 265 Dulaney, Clarence, 131 Duncan, James, 41 Dungan, Keimeth, 45 Dutton, Alfa B., 114. 311 Dutton, Norma Jean, 112, 318 Dver, Thomasina, 119, 277 Fades, Janet, 129, 313 Earnest, Joan, 112, 265 Eberle, Phyllis, 106, 271 Fdgington, Betty Jean, 131, 321 Edmiaston, Ouida, 111, 311 F.dsall, Allene, 117, 311 Edwards, Colleen, 121, 275 Eichler, Eugene E., 39 Elbert, Corinne F., 101, 324 Elkouri, Frank, 130 Elliott. W. A.. 35 Ellis, (reorge Booker, 116 Ellis, Robert, 128, 131 Elmore, Anne, 117, 314 Eltinge, Lamont, 45 Emanuel, Mary Carolyn, 115, 267 Embry, John Harrison, 45 Emerson, Harry L., 36 Emerson, T. B., 29 Engle, Donald D., 41 Erickson, Peggy, 109, 279 Erwin, Mrs. Phyllis, 316 Escoe, Lila Feme, 121, 277 Estes, William David, 114 Etter, Ruth, 110 E vans, Billy J.. 125 Evans, J. B., 28 Evans, Phyllis, 100, 311 Evans, Richard Roy, 127 Evans, Ruth, 102, 318 Everett, Rex, 110 Everitt, Mary Elizabeth, 118, 267 Everitt, Virginia Ruth, 111, 281 Ewing, Barbara Jeanne, 123, 316 Ewing, William Finnis, 130 Ezell, Ann, 127, 279 Factor, Kenneth J., 127 Falconer, Mary E., 117, 311 Falls. Dorothy Jean. 115, 281 Fanning, Robert Joseph, 45 Fansher, Virginia Claire, 116. 311 Farmer, Mary Lou, 109, 273 Farquharson, Kathryn Marie, 110, 323 Faulkenberry, Juanita, 100, 281 Feagles, Beth, 103 Fees, Marcella, 108, 319 Fell, Frances Alice, 115, 269 Fellows, McClellan R., 36 Fenn. O. W., Jr., 70 Page 427 Fentem, Richard L., 32 Ferguson, Jiinmie Ruth, 115,281 Fezler, M. D., Jr., 32 Fielder, Eiiola Mae, 101, 311 Fieseler, W. F., 39 Figley, Mildred, 117, 279 Fildes, Kdgar Karl, 45 Findlay , John R., 70 Finney, Kathryn, 120, 265 Finney, Tom, 32 Fisher, Kathryn, 118, 267 Fisher, Norma Elaine, 108, 319 Fitzgerald. Lillian .Ann, 102, 265 Fiizpatrick, Jeanne, 119, 317 Fitzwater, L. Koniia, 102, 265 Flanigin, V. B., 41 Fleissner, J. M., 36 Fleming, Louis Brown, 36 Flippen, Brooks V.., IL 41 Flood, Robert, 45 Foley, Robert O., 41 Follett, Jeanne . nn, 123, 316 Folop, .Mbert A., 36 Ford, Betty Clene. 104, 277 Ford, Jo Marie, 125, 313 Ford, Joseph Edward, 127 Ford, Richard N ' ., 39 Fore, Wendell Holmes, Jr., 109 Fowler, Oberon Keith, 32 Fowler, Vircinia, 105, 265 Francisco, Betty, 105, 265 Frank, Irvin, 126, 309 Frazier, Holly G., 39 Freeman, Harriet, 120, 265 Freeman, Jane Frances, 129, 316 Freeman, Travis W., 36 Freitas, William Ci., 42 Frey, l W., 42 Frey, John S., 42 Friedman, Mary Frances, 100, 265 Fritchex, Russell P., 42 Frow, Frankie Roy, 32 Fry, William Leonard, 32 Frye, Geraldine, 111, 317 Fuhrmann, Clinton, 42 Fuller, Wayne James, 130 Fu(|ua, I ' . Stephen, 70 G Oaddis, Jeanne, 125, 313 Gaden, Patricia Lee, 109, 273 OaflFord, Betty, 115, 267 Oahart, L. L., 42 Gaines, Ann E., 112, 273 Gaines, Josephine, 123, 313 Galbreath, William A., 70 CJamez, Alfreda Jose, 105 Gandy, Betsy, 114, 269 (iannaway, T. M., 39 (iannon, Carolyn, 109, 269 Gardner, Dennis Duane, 39 Garrett, Rena Mae, 128, 315 Garrison, Robert } " ., 70 Gassaway, L. IL, 120 Gastincau, R. M., 113 CJates, Chester Robert, 29 Gay, Edealee, 128 CJeorge, ' ir(;inia S., 109 CJerard, Mrs. C. D., 273 (jibbs, James, 45 Gibbs, Joe Taylor, Jr., 131, 308 Gillett, Donald II. . 42 (rilliland, Zach Morris, 124 Gillilland, Wm., 39 Gillis, J. W.. 45 C;irdncr, Ralph W., 70 C;iad, Robert L., 36 Glover, Moree, 114, 311 Glover, Vinita, 317 Godown, Jo . nn, 105, 323 (Jold, Mary Frances, 126, 277 Golden, John J., 36 Goldfeder, (Jetalea, 118, 320 (Joldtield, Sidney, 125 Goldsmith, Wilma Jo, 119, 314 Gonzalez, F. E., 70 (loode, Earla Jane, 129, 315 Goodc, Hal Edward, 128 (ioodman, Lowell L, 70 Gordon. . " Man N., 29 Gordy, Travis Leonard, 42 Gore, Fred, 131, 308 Gornick, Mildred, 112, 323 Gottlieb, Ann, 108, 311 Gotwals, Catherine, 106, 271 Grable, Joan, 108, 267 Grace, Donald John, 111 Gragg, Mrs. Tee, 320 Graham, Dudley Raye, 39 Graham, Lou, 112, 311 (Graham, Mary Fowler, 103 Grandtield, Barbara, 100, 281 Granot, Wanda Jean, 109, 283 Grant, Pat, 113, 281 Graves, Paula, 129, 323 Gray, Earle W., Jr., 30 fJray, Nancy, 103, 269 Gready, Joe Mercer, 42 (Jreen, Delia Marie, 117, 311 (Jreen, Marguerite, 112, 32+ Green, Mary Lee, 119, 271 Green, Willson H., 70 Greenberg, Byron Lester, 131 Cireene, ' irgil H., Jr., 30 (Jreenwade, Mary F., 113 (ireenwood. Robert John, 131, 309 GriHin, Elise Hall. 106, 267 (iriswold, Lettie Jean, 128, 315 (;riswold, Wendell W., 131 C rogan, (5eorge Calvin, Jr., 30 Grogan, Jeanne, 104, 281 (Jross, Jack, 42 Grover, Venita, 117, 313 Gruenbaum, Margot, 104, 323 Guernsey, Curt, Jr., 30 Guest, Georgiana, 111, 313, 317 Gunn, Elizabeth Ann, 102, 271 H IFackett, Hazel Jane, 109 lladdcH-k, Shirlie, 117, 265 Hall, .Arnia, 111, 269 Hall, Betty Ruth, 113, 279 Hall, Mary Margaret, 104, 279 Hall, Robert Emmilt, 39 Hambleinn, Marjorie Belle, 106, 314 Hamilton, Jack R., 42 Hamilton, Marcine Anne, 111, 275 Hamilton, Marline, 114, 265 Hammack, Douglas, 118 Hammond, Joan Helen, 118 Hammond, Mary Joanne, 117, 271 Hammons, Lee Ann, 115, 279 Hamrick, Ruth, 130, 313 Hanewinckel, La Verne, 129, 316 Haney, .Mary Louise, 110, 273 Haney, Patricia, 114, 269 Hannon, Judy B., 125, 273 Haozous. Ruey, 131, 313 Harbison, Betty Ruth, 109, 267 Harbour, Betty Jane, 113, 324 Hardeman, Betty, 102, 265 Hardeman, Harriet Bliss, 109, 269 Hardy, Gene, 127 Hardy, Manie Lee, 111, 323 Harlan, Helen Frances, 126 Harley, John T., 42 Harper, George F., 39 Harper, Grace Genevieve, 125 Harrington, Richard L., 39 Harris, Edale May, 117 Harris, Fern, 131, 315 Harris, Grady D., Jr., 30 Harris, Virginia Ruth, 125 Harrisberger, Lee, 42 Harrison, Robert H., 109 Harrison, Virginia, 109 Harsch, Orville Henry, 45 Hart, Eva Jo, 123, 313 Hart, Madgel Dean, 105, 279 Hartman, Dorothy Ann, 109, 273 Hartman, Harold C, 45 Hassen, Aneece W., 125, 309 Hatch, John Elliott, 125, 309 Hatfield, E. B., 30 Hathcoat, Floyd F., 127 Havis, A. Dawn, 116, 311 Hawkins, Robert E., 42 Hawley, Fred Eugene, 45 Hayes, Cordelia . ' Knn, 104, 271 Haynes, Maurine, 119, 318 Heard, Roberta Alice, 124, 281 Hearn, U. L., 45 Heaton, William, 127, 309 Heinemann, Hermann, 39 He llar, Peggy Jean, 104, 267 Helms, Mary . ' iuie, 126 Hemphill, Dorothy Jean, 109, 267 Hen lon, Pauline Scott, 108, 277 Heiiilricks, Bernard E., 39 Hendricks, Doris, 126 Henke, .Annabel Lee, 123, 313 Henke, Esther Mae, 121, 311 Henry, Kathleen, 118, 277 Henry, Margery, 112, 279 Henri, Mary Irene, 119, 281 Henry, Roberta, 126, 279 llenton, R. H., 117, 309 Herald, Rose Mary, 100, 283 Hermes, Betty Jo, 111, 267 Hermes, Mary Frances, 117, 273 Herndon, Frances Jane, 110, 265 llirriiigi Betty, 115, 267 Herrington, Dorothy Jeanne, 116, 267 Herron, John R., 45 Hess, Virginia, 131, 323 Hester, Kenneth R., 131 Hibbs, Russell S., 36 Hickcy, Joseph Patrick, 36 Hickman, Marjorie, 100, 314 Hicks, Eugene Edward, 129, 309 Hicks, Janet A., 122, 277 Hicks, Lee Roy, 129 Hightower, Roy C, 42 Hilbig, Marialice, 123, 275 Hill, Charles W., 45 Hill, Jeanne L., 115, 267 Hill, John W., 40 Hill, Mary Louise, 118, 267 Hill, Rhea .Arlene, 113, 279 Hill, Ruth Ann, 104, 267 Hinckley, Jack, 45 Hinkle, Harry Houston, 309 Hinkle, Rosemary, 102, 323 Hinson, Nita L, 125, 273 Hitchcock, .Adrienne, 104, 267 Hite, Ruth, 118, 317 Hodge, Barbara Ann, 103, 277 Hodge, Mary June, 116, 267 Hoffman, Marilyn Jean, 105, 311 Hoke, George .-Mbert, 128, 309 Hnke, Tom R., 116, 309 llolbrook, Robert D., 37 Holcomb, CJrove Robert, 42 Holder, Bertie Lee, 45 Hollingsworth, -Ava Jeanne, 123, 277 Hollis, Jayne, 120, 271 Holloway, ' irginia Lee, 122, 315 Hoisted, Berneice, 110, 323 Holt, Erma Mae, 103, 311 Horner, Kathryn, 122, 313 Hopkins, Colleen, 131, 315 Hopkins, D. L., 129 Horstmann, Lane E., 70 Ilorton, Clifford, 124 Horton, Jean, 109, 281 lloshall, Ilolice, 108, 324 llott, Margaret, 111 Hough, Elizabeth .Aim, 101 Hough, Patricia M., 119 House, Jim Tom, 70 Housley, Darlene, 114, 269 Howard, C. R., 42 Howard, Donna Dee, 111, 317 Howard, Marjorie, 130, 316 Howard, Mary Faye, 119, 267 Howell, Virginia, 129, 313 Hubbard, Cecil C, 70 Hubbard, Robert W., 45 Hubbell, Evalou, 109, 279 Huckleberry, J. Thomas, 45 Hudson, H. W., 45 Hudson, Winston Lee, 125 Hughes, Cirover W., 42 Ihiglus, Mary Frances, 123, 316 Hughes, W nona Sioux, 108, 273 llultlii, Carl, 101 Hume, Karl, 125, 308 Humphreys, Margaret, 109, 267 Humphreys, W. K., 30 Humphries, Mary Lou, 105, 267 Page 428 Hunt, John V., Jr., 45 Hunt, Virginia Ltt, 101 llunirr, Alice June, 119, 267 Hunter, Betty Jane, 100, 281 Hunter, Jaclixe, 122, 316 HuntinKlon, Heirn, 101, 265 Hu t, Su anne, 130, 277 llu che , R. ' irf;inia, 122, 315 Hu tnn, Betty Joyce, 103, 267 Hutcherson, Gwenlyn, 128, 321 Hutton, Natalie W., 122, 313 lams, Katharine, 105, 267 Ille, Bernard Cleen, 131 Ingram, Betty Jean, 121, 311 Irhy, Howard E., 45 Iribarren, Manuel, 106 Irvin, Donald, 131 Irwin, Joan, 123, 281 IsKf ' K, Franklin Elwood, 37 Ivester, Patty, 110, 277 Ivy, Margaret Mae, 114 Jaben, Edward, 40 Jackson, Betty Ruth, 131 Jackson, I ' )ecatur B, 45 Jackson, Dortha Jo, 120, 311 Jackson, John G., 45 Jackson, Mildred L., 125, 275 Jackson, Richard C, 45 Jackson, Val, 114, 281 Jacobi, Marcella, 110, 311 James, Earl E., 30 James. Marjori, 109 James, Rhoda Jane. 127, 271 Jansick. Lloyd M., 45 Jenkins, Geo. Vm., 124, 309 Jenner, Joan Kean, 108, 318 Jenner, N ' elda, 127, 313 Jerkins, Joseph T., 45 Jerome, Judson Blair, 120 Jobe, Thomas C, 40 Johnson, Allen R., 40 Johnson, Betty Jane, 114, 277 Jc)hnson, Betty Jean, 116, 277 Johnson, Billie Robin, 127 Johnson, Bonnie, 103, 281 Johnson, D. W., 40 Johnson, Earl H., 45 Johnson, Elaine, 271 Johnson, Gwen, 125, 273 Johnson, Hazel Elizabeth, 115, 277 Johnson, Herman Dowell, 40 Johnson, Janet K., 116, 269 Johnson, Jeanne, 111, 324 Johnson, Mary Jon, 119 Johnson, Mary Nell, 128, 313 Johnson, Roger, 130, 308 Johnson, Roy T., Jr., 70 Johnson, Thomas Green, 30 Johnson, V. H., 40 Johnson, Willie Juanita, 123, 313 Johnston, Darla Anne, 108, 283 Johnston, James E., 42 Page 429 J(lhn lon, Wallace I)., 42 Johnstone, I ' )orothy Marie, 119, 318 Jones, Donald, 45 Jones, ( oldia Irene, 128, 313 Jones, Harold Wallace, 124 Jones, Kathleen F., Ill Jones, N ' irginia Lee, 104 Jordan, Helen, 119, 271 Jose, Alalu, 114 Jiuld, John, 113 Jurdeman, Helen, 118, 311 Juhnke, R. L, 42 Julian, Patricia Renne, 123, 321 K Kaiser, Charlotte Marie. 122, 321 Kaiser, Kathryn Louise, 121, 273 Kaiser, Norma, 320 Kamp, Dorothy Louise, 117, 273 Kanrich, Bill C, 42 Kaul, L maM W., 37 Keating, John F., 40 Keaton, Lawrence C, 42 Keener, Lolita E., 124, 281 Keener, V. Grant, 131, 308 Kecslar, Ann, 115, 281 Kelley, Frances Ann. 119 Kelley, W. Julius, 130 Kelley, Mildred Joy, 111, 317 Kelso, Marcia Jane, 117, 265 Kendall. Richard H., 45 Kendrick, Betty, 113, 311 Keiidrick, John Pershing, 128 Keneman, Hildegarde. 121, 323 Kennedy, Jack G., 31 Kennedy, Mary Alice, 105 Kennedy, Mary Ann, 121, 265 Kent, Ruth, 108, 281 Kenworthy, Roff, 31 Kenyon, Pauline, 100, 319 Kershner, Betty Lou, 119, 267 Kerth. William John, 42 Kidd, Kenneth C, 126 Kiefer, Robert M., 37 Killam, Billie D., 127, 275 Killingsworth, Margaret E., 129, 279 Kilpatrick, Ollie May, 121, 283 Kimbley, M. J., 118, 311 Kimbrough, Joe E., 42 Kinch, Almeda Grayce, 116.311 Kincheloe, W. R., 45 King, Carter Bourland, Jr., 42 King, Jean R., 101 King. K. K., 42 King, M. Kenton, 31 King, Zella Odena, 115 Kinnaman, Corinne E., 131, 279 Kinney, Gene Tunney, 125 Kinney, Marian, 101, 279 Kirk, Stephen Sherron, 115, 308 Kirkpatrick, Forrest, 42 Kirkpatrirk, Jo Ann, 117, 273 Kirkpatrick. Mary Helen, 111, 313, 317 Kirkpatrick, Ruth E., 128, 321 Kirkpatrick, William Lee, 106 Kirkwtiod, Thomas C, 45 KIrlin, Linden K., 70 Kitchen, L. Cjene, 42 Kitchens, Kli abeth Ruih, 114 Klein, Beverly . nn, 115, 269 Klein, KInur Philip, 106 Kiiccht, .VIar Alice, 130, 316 Kiiepper, (ieorge, 42 Knight, Bonne, 106, 265 Knight, Martha Lake, 111, 267 Knisely, Robert C., 37, 40 Knox, Robert William, 42 Kobel, Beverly, 100, 273 Kochbeck, Harry Louis, 46 Koeiiig, William H., 40 Koger, James Irwin, 130, 309 Kolar, Doris J., 120 Kolar, Wilbur, 31 Kolb, Margaret, 129, 315 Koronis, Emmanuel N., 117 Kosik, Frank Andrew, 40 Kouns, Martin Lyndel, 125 Kraettii, Marvin F., 31 Kramer, Caro Lee, 128, 269 Kramer, Doris Gene, 105, 271 Krepps, Lillian E., 125, 279 Kroeder, .M. R., 37 Krouse, H. Don, 46 Kubec, W. C, 40 Kuhr, Mary W., 113 Kurt , Mary, 122, 321 Kuzman, Walter, 42 Lackey, Horace G., 70 Lackey, Sibyl, 112, 323 LaFortune, Mary Ann, 121, 324 Lambdin. Thomas H., 43 Lambert. Joel, Jr., 43 Lambertson, Tomme Joe, 46 Lambeth, Maida, 102, 271 Lane, Alvin C, 125 Lane, Helen D., 123, 313 Lane, Margaret A., 109, 273 Lankford, Perry S., 70 Lantz, Ann, 123. 283 Lasley, C. Ann, 106 Laughead, Robert R., 43 Laughlin, Helen Jane, 110, 269 Law, Janell G., 105, 271 Laws, Edward, 125 Lawson, James Kenyon, 31 Lawton, Lawrence, 70 Lay, Kathryn, 119, 323 I.edbetter, D. L., 46 I.eachman, Petty Jo, 102, 273 Leafgrcen, Charlene, 110, 317 Leander, Daniel Vance, 46 Lebow, Derald J., 31 Lebow, Doris Marie, 124 Ledbetter, Mary Ann, 118, 269 Leachman, Novie Rae, 105, 273 Ledgerwood, Hazel. 109, 273 Lee, Annetta M., 100, 311 Lee, Wanda Belle, 123, 321 Lees, Elizabeth Louise, 104 Lees, Harry P., 114 Legg, Harold Joe, 46 Leiman, Jay, 105 Leman, Jack R., 46 Lemmon, Barbara, 109, 271 Lemon, Richard, 43 Lennon, Virginia D., 105, 273 I.ensing, Dean A., 46 Leo, Haskell D., 70 Leonard, Bettye Jane, 124, 315 Leonard, Fverelte M., 101 Leonhardt, Venrean F., 131 Lesch, ifelma Meeks, 105, 311 Leslie, Mary Sue, 124, 267 I.essly. Don, 116 Lester, Lura F., 106, 283 Lester, Mollie, 123, 271 Lewallcn, Joy Prier, 101, 311 Lewin, Marian, 128, 315 Lewis, John C, 40 Lewis, Olga L., 129, 315 Lidle, Margery Ann, 131, 281 Liebolt, Janelle, 126, 277 Lilley, H. J., 131 Lilligren, Betty Lou. 105, 323 Lima, Joan, 129, 313 Lind, Wallace P., 46 I.indenberg, E. C, 40 I.ingenfelter, Mary, 129, 267 Lippert, Lehman, 127 Litchenheld, Betty Peg, 112, 279 Litchfield, Yvonne Allen, 103 277 Little, DeLois, 121, 311 Little, Steven M.. 43 Littlejohn, Peggy Jeanne, 117, 311 Loch, Wayne E., 43 Locke, Edward Nelson, 46 Locke, Harry A., 46 Loftin, Lila Lee, 119, 324 Loftin, LindaLou, 117, 269 Loy, Marcus A., 43 Logan, Christine, 113, 311 Logan, Geraldine, 112, 311 Logan, Lenard, HI Logan, Mary Martha, 111, 279 Logan, Phyllis. 114, 271 Lokey, C. William. 43 Long, Freddie Eugene, 129 Long, John M., 70 Long, Lucile, 104, 273 Long, Pegg -, 125, 273 Long, Russell I,., 70 Loomis, Patricia Lee, 126, 281 Looney, Joan, 126, 279 Looney, William Robert, 119 Loper, T. Maxine, 115, 319 Love, Elinor J., 103, 269 Love, Phyllis, 111, 265 Love, Sarah Ann, 103, 269 Lovelace, William Oran, 46 Lowry, Elizabeth, 118, 265 Lowry, Jean, 106, 265 Lowrey, Tom, 129, 308 Lucas, Dorothy Ruth, 115, 281 Lundgaard, May Jo, 111, 269 Lunn, J. r., 118 Lurtz, Stephen, 40 Luse, Dorothy. 100. 311 Luttrell. Margaret, 127, 313 Lydick, Patricia Jean, 119, 265 Lynn, Treva Joyce, 117, 311 Lyon, A ' ictor, 31 Lytle, Carolyn, 123, 271 M Mabrcv, Leslie B., 70 Macy, Ralph, 46 Magoffin, lone, 116, 267 Magruder, Wanda, 119, 318 Nfaguire, Chas., 43 Mahoney, Elizabeth Ann, 111. 271 Maidment, Hallie June, 127,313 Maines, Marjorie, 109, 281 Mandeville, Jack L., 43 Manley, Patty, 129, 265 Manning, Zannie May, 115, 269 Mannly, Jesse Wayne, 127 Mansfield, Martha Ann, 129, 313 Marchal, Joseph C, 46 Marchant, Pegg - Ruth, 116, 279 Markland, Nona, 122, 265 Marland, Frances Ann, 118,269 Marrs, Millicent, 105, 269 Marsh, Wyn Vaden, 103 Marshall, Al K., 70 Marshall, Barbara Jane, 115, 277 Marshall, Jerry, 124, 281 Marshall, Madeline Jane, 108. 281 Marshall, Norene Bee, 103 Marti, Evanna, 100, 311 Martin, C. W., 113 Martin, George P., 70 Martin, Patricia Anne, 127, 313 Martin, Robert H., 31 Martin, W. C, 308 Mason, Camille, 131, 315 Mason, Doris H., 106 Mason, Dorothy Ann, 117, 267 Massey, Frank King, 129 Matthews, Mary Margaret, 114 114 Mauldin, John H., 71 Maxwell, Nita Jean, 115, 311 Maxwell, Mrs. W. L., 317 Mayes, Frances, 112, 267 Nfayficld, Martha Jeane, 109, 265 Mayfield, Robert Chas., 31 Meacham, John F., 32 Means. Betty June, 100, 324 Meek, Frank Brooks, 43 Mehan, Joseph A., 105 Meinhardt, Ralph Eugene, 129 Mt-rkle, Molly, 112, 320 Merrick, Elizabeth I., 106, 265 Merrill, Jean, 129, 281 Mershun, Georgia Anne, 103 Miles, James Monroe, 105 Miller, Jack W., 129 Miller, Joan, 109, 277 Miller, Kathryn, 112, 271 Miller, Ralph Bruce, 32 Mills, Dorothy Jean, 119, 267 Millwee, Dayle, 117 Milner, Margaret Temple, 126, 269 Minister, Rob Roy, 43 Mirando, Recorda, 116 Mi-er. I[enr - T., 71 Mitchell, David Merle, 129 Mitchell, Mary Ellen, 130, 316 Mitchell, Virginia Jo, 123, 313 Mitchell, William David, 124, 308 Monroe, Mary Ann, 102, 314 Montin, Gladys Kathleen, 102, 269 Moody, Maxinc, 130, 313 Mooney, James W., 71 Moore, Edwin R., 71 Moore, Frances Elizabeth, 110, 269 Moore, James T., 71 Moore, Joan, 126, 281 Moore, John H., 43 Moore, Mary Agnes, 103 Moore, Rosiland, 111, 324 Moore, Wilburn C, 71 Moravec, Beatrice, 110, 324 Moreno, Oscar, 71 Morgan, Barbara June, 114, 311 Morgan, F. C, 40 Morgan, Mable Marie, 104, 311 Mnrgeiison, Dean, 46 Morpbcw, Marjorie Ann. 112, 275 Morris, Arlene. 106, 323 Morris, Childs, 43 Morris, Glen, 40 Morrison, Anna L., 109 Morrison, Joan, 125 Morrow, Billye L., 115, 277 Morrow, Marjorie, 109, 275 Morrow, Sara Jean, 115, 269 Morse, Mitzl, 120, 277 Morton, Bobby, 71 Xforton, Edith Irene, 114, 267 Moser, Curtis F., Jr., 46 Mount, Marisue, 119, 319 Mowry, Marian Louise, 109,277 Moyer, James L., 125, 308 Mullendore, Eloise, 111, 269 Mullins, Grace, 120, 311 Mullins, Patty Lou, 125, 273 Munger, Doris, 123, 267 Murphey, Jean, 119, 319 Murphey, Patsy, 109, 269 Murphy, Pat. 46 Murry, Jo, 109 Myers, E. R., 40 Myers, Hugo A., 46 Myers, Marjorie, 109, 269 Myers, Mildred E., 115 Mc McAfee, R. V., 46 Mc.Alister, Jean Francis, 125, 315 Mc. nallen, Pat, 123, 277 Mc.Andrews, Joann, 130, 323 MrAuIiff, Dan, 71 McBridc, Dorothy Lou, 112,269 McBridc, Edgar M., 43 VfcCalcb. Juanita J., 104, 281 McCallister, Bette, 111, 265 McCann, P. J., 43 McCarthy, John D., 43 McCarty, Charles W., 101 MrC.irv, Loretta, 116, 314 ' McClintock, Nancy M., 115, 273 McClure, Dorothyle, 122, 314 McClure, Robert Charles, 43 McCollam, Olcan James, 46 McCool, Fran, 117, 279 McCourt, James P., 37 McCoy, Eleanor Ann, 131, 271 McCraw, Edna Earl, 117, 279 McCray, Audrey, 129, 315 McCulloch, George Glenn, 116 McCulloch, Sibyl Naomi, 117, 311 McCulIough, Carlos D., 37 McCullough, John Price, 43 McCurley, Robert Joe, 129 McDade, Joyce, 117 McDaniel, Leroy, 130 McDermott, Carolyn G.. 115, 273 McDonald, Glenola, 131, 315 McDonald, Jean, 102, 265 McDonald, Margie, 124 McDonald, Orville D., 119 MacDonald, Warren L., 37 McDonnell, John T., 46 McFarland, Nancy Jayne, 123, 275 MacFarland, Harrington W., 46 McGraw, Harold, 37 Mcllrath, Charles H., 40 Mclntire, Helen E., 117, 271 Mcintosh, John W., 71 Mclnturf, William F., 46 McKeag, Wanda, 102, 317 McKcever, Doyle W., 43 McKenzie, Bettye, 101, 325 McKiddy, Richard C, 31 McKinley, Glenn E., 32 McKinney, Murray Paul, 46 McKissick. Ruth M., Ill, 281 McLaughlin, Charlsie, 100, 277 McMahan, Betty Ann, 123, 265 McMakin, G. T., 127 McMaster, Millicent, 123, 281 McMurray, Suzanne, 100, 267 McMurtrey, Winfield, 43 McOwen, H. R., 43 McPheeters, Norma, 124, 324 McWilliams, Patricia, 119, 269 McWilliams, Rosemary, 114,269 N Naifeh, Dorothy Mae, 100, 324 Naifeh, Glen, 125 Nail, Waymath, 120, 317 Nash, Alice Elizabeth, 100, 275 Naylor, Wanda Lou, 117, 320 Ncal, Ancal, 38 Ncale, Merritt A., 43 Neely, K. Joan, 101,277 Nelson, Jean, 131, 315 Nelson, John Overton, 113 Nesbitt, Mary Ann, 108, 265 Newbern, Mary Louise, 100, 324 Newell, Julia E., 116, 281 Newhart, A. J., 71 Newkirk, Edgar IT., 32 Newport, Beth, 101, 323 Newson, Melvin L., 131 Newton, Charles D., 46 Nichol, Albert C, 124 Nichols, John W., 70 Nichols, Mary Lou, 118, 267 Nichols, William H., 131, 308 Nicholson, Mary Jo, 114 Noble, Sam R., 40 Nolen, Elaine, 123, 315 Nordstrom, Arlene S., 119, 279 North, Charlotte June, 122, 283 North, J. II., 129, 309 Norwood, Mary Joyce, 311 Noyes, Patti, 121, 320 o Oates, Gordon, 43 Obert, Richard John, 46 OBryan, Donald, 128, 309 O ' Connell, Arthur J., Jr., 71 Oden, Bill, 119 ODonohoe, John F., 129 O ' Donohoe, Robert C, 71 Ogden, Victor, 46 O ' Hornett, Georgeanne, 102, 269 Oliver, Betty Louise, 121, 269 Oliver, Lee, 128, 279 Olson, Elmer A., Jr., 43 Olvera, Claude C, 71 O ' Neal, Peggy, 131, 313 Orcutt, R. E., 40 Orendorff, Alice Jane, 126, 269 Ortlip, Carol, 129, 315 Ortman, Thea, 112, 281 Osborn, Jack Stoelting, 32 Osburn, C. L., 43 O ' Shield, Richard Gee, 130 Ospovat, Alex M., 105 Ostlund, Lyle El wood, 70 Overfield, James Eugene, 131, 309 Painter, Ernest, 40 Pankratz, Carl, 43 Parham. Fieldun L., 113 Paris, Frances Awn, 109, 277 Park, Jean, 109, 281 Parker, Norma Lee, 131, 271 Passmore, Julia Floreine, 129 Patchett, Wilma Fayc, 123, 275 Patterson, Beatrice, 123, 313 Patterson, Suzanne, 114, 267 Palton, Patsy, 123, 321 Paul, Patty, 119 Paul, Roberta J., 125, 316 Pauly, Helen A., 119, 311 Pauly, Nelva, 119, 320 Payne, Mary Lynn, 123, 316 Peddycoart, Dick, 43 Pcmberton, Frances, 117, 271 Pendergraft, Robert C, 43 Pendley, Vinia G., 131, 315 Penney, R. J., 32 Perkinson, Billie, 124, 281 Perry, Marshall, 43 Perry, Robert C, 46 Pershall, James Floyd, 124 Peters, John R., 71 Peters, Mary NLiud, 112, 273 Peters, Teresa M., 124 Peterson, Philip Erick, 124, 308 Pag» 430 Prlcrson, Robfrt Harry, 12S JVtrick, A. I " .. 46 IVtrovi, W ' aiula Marie, 125 I ' hillips, B. C, 32 Phillips, Hob J., 126 I ' hillips. Harold R., 71 Phillips, Raymond D., 46 Pick. Albtrt I... 32 Pickens, O ' Wanah. 123. 316 Pickett. G. R., 38 Pierce. Adelia Maf, 102, 267 Pierce, Havid Lowe, 43 Pierce, Maxine, 106, 323 Pierson, P. S., 46 Pinsker, Florence, 101 Pinson, Jimmie Jack, 128, 30 Pipkin, Frances L., 114, 271 Piitinan, Bill C... 70 Pittman. Marjorie, 106, 273 Pittsenbarger, Jean, 104. 311 Poe, Kdwin W., 124, 30 I ' olk, Thomas R., 46 Po ila v, Rowena, 103 Poorman, Frank, 46 Pope, Donald, 110 Pope, Frank T., 129, 308 Popkess, John E., 43 Pc.pp, John J., 46 Porter, Kdivard T., 44 Porter, Jean Adell, 104, 281 PortwiMid, Helen Joy. 126 Potter, Patsy, 110. 267 Powell. Benny Frank, 119 Powell. Patricia Anne, 109, 279 Pratt, Bethy Jene, 129, 271 Pratt, Louise Imogene, 112, 317 Prator, Martha, 117, 319 Preston, Conrad, 129, 309 Preston, Sara Ann. 100. 279 Price. Anne M., 129. 315 Price. Don Catherine. 115, 277 Price, Patty, HI, 269 Price, ■i cent Irene, 114, 318 Prigmore, Phyllis Joan, 114,271 Prime, Dora, 112, 281 Pritschow, Arnold L., 124, 309 Pniet. Gene, 32 Pniitt. Delores. 127, 313 Puch, James Crocker, 32 Piirnell, William J., 102 Putnam. Patricia June. 115,279 Pulzier, Charles William, 40 Pyle, Ruth, 117, 279 Q Quigley, Ford F., 46 Quillian, Walter W., 109, 309 R Ramase. Willis L., 127 Ramos, Juan P., 71 Ramseyer, William F., 40 Randall, Charles E., 126 Randle. Virginia, 109, 277 Rann. John A.. 46 RatlifF, Harry O., 126, 309 Rawlings, Jean, 131, 265 Reagan, Kathleen, 123, 313 Reagan, Patricia, 127, 313 Ream, Helen, 130, 313 Pago 431 Reaves, Maxine, 126, 315 Rt ' baleati, J. Norman, 44 Reckling, Harold L., 46 Redmond, Richard S., 70 Reeburgh, Fvel ii " (Uiiig, 106, 2 ' .7 Reeder, Billy Dan, 131 Reese, Robert J., 46 Reeves, Anne, 109, 269 Reiley, Jo Ellen, 102, 279 Reistle, Mattie Ann, 115, 269 Remple, Betty Joan, 122, 313 Renfro, Jean Joan, 125, 275 Reynolds, Mary Alice, 130, 313 Reynolds, Quintelle, 114, 120 Rhodes, Glen Ray, 71 Rice, Barbara, 112, 323 Rice, Beverly J., 112, 324 Rice, Erma F., 118, 311 Rice, Louise, 117, 277 Richardson, Edgar W., 71 Richardson, Joe A., 46 Richardson, Lehman G., 71 Richardson, Robert E., 46 Richmond, Betty Jean, 115, 311 Richter, Harold, 38 Riddle, A. B., Ill Riddle, Audra Clarence, 131. 308 Ricmcn Schneider, Henrye, 71 Riley, Betty Sue, 123, 316 Riley. Gail Kathryn, 103, 269 Rine, Virginia N., 108, 273 Riordan, Paul J., 71 Rippel, Margaret Jane, 118,271 Ritcheson, Betty Ruth, 128, 316 Rives, Ernest E., 71 Rives, John Philip, 46 Robbins, Ellis R., Jr., 71 Roberds, Paul T., Jr., 44 Roberts, Bill W., 44 Roberts, Mrs. Christina, 105 Roberts, Jack, 115, 314 Roberts, Lawson E., 71 Roberts, Lester, 44 Roberts, Mary Jane, 113, 324 Roberts, Mary Mell, 110, 273 Roberts, Nancy J., 110, 265 Roberts, William B., 106 Robertson, Charla, 122, 281 Robertson, Noble H., 125 Robinson, B. E., 131, 309 Robinson, Mary Kate, 122, 313 Robinson, Mattie Lou, 108, 311 Robinson, Theron, 44 Rocha, Frank N., 71 Rodriquez, Andres, 116 Rodriguez, Joe, 71 Rogers, Forrest E., 40 Rogers, Jimmie S., 71 Roney, J. R., 44 Rooks, Helen, 115, 283 Root, Margaret, 101, 324 Roscoe, Chas.. 44 Rose. Anna Lucille. 100. 273 Roseboom, C. E., 44 Ross, Abe, Jr., 127 Ross, Mary Lou, 129, 313 Ross, Patsy Ruth, 123. 321 Rothell. Fred .Xustin, 71 Rowell, Lucile, 106, 324 Rowland. W. L.. 40 Rowley. Craig M., 38 Ruble, Jesse L., 40 Ruble, Tom. 127 Rucker, Talmadge Ray, 71 Rule, Jack, 44 Rule, Mildred Lee, 130, 313 Rupnow, Mac, 46 Russell, Carrifae, 105, 281 Salmans, Frederic, 128, 309 Samples, Anna Louise, 122, 313 Saparita, Paul, 71 Sarber, Doris Colleen, 109, 277 Sauer, Eugene G., 44 Saunders, Emily Jo, 101, 275 Saunders, Pat, 111, 267 Savage, William Eugene, lit Sawyer, Evan J., 71 Sawyer, Steve Richard, 33 Scanlon, Joseph Francis, 46 SchaflF, J. F.. 38 Schelling, Ken. 44 Schiffe, Kenneth R.. 44 Schneider. Harold Edward, 46 Schriener, William W., 46 Schritter, Eliiora Irene, 127, 283 Schultz, Robert Allen, 125 Schween. John R., 71 Schweikhard, Earl, 129, 308 Scivally, Gladys (Miss), 269 Scott, Dean, 117 Scott, Margaret Ann, 121, 267 Scott, Raydene, 115, 271 Scott, W. R., 44 Scull, Berton, HI, 308 Seabach, Mary Kathryn, HI, 273 Searcey, Wayne, 127, 308 Seevers, Eileen, 115, 269 Segars, Connie Jean, 311 Seikel, Roy, 33 Sencenbaugh. Wayne C, 46 Settle, Betty Jeane. 117, 275 Sewall. Hazel Jeanette, 125 Seymour, Alex. 40 Shaffer, Mary Ellen, 118 Shankman, Aaron, 70 Shanks, Carolyn, 117, 320 Shannon, Garland Vernon, 111 Sharp, Gay, 122, 281 Sharp, Mary Jane, 109, 281 Sharp, Tessie, 131, 317 Sharp, Virginia Lee, 129, 316 Shattuck, Patty, 115, 319 Sheldon, Ann, 117, 279 Shelton, Fredrick William, Jr., 46 Shelton, Helen Lea (Mrs.), Ill, 324 Sherwood, Gloria, 104, 275 Shiner, Ernest A., 126 Shipley. W. W.. 44 Shipman. Thelma, 127 Shirley, Barbara Jean, 121, 267 Sholl, Mary, 102, 273 Shortes, Jo, 127, 313 Shureen, Donald E., 40 Sibley, Jane, 117, 324 Siedenstrong. Fred, Jr., 44 Simeroth, Marie B., 101 Simmons, Charles F,., 127, 308 Simon, Forest, 110 Sims, Harvey J., Jr., 71 Singleton, Ewell Sam, 131 Sittel, Juanita Sue, 122, 315 Sitter, Frances Eleanor, 109 Skavlen, John Louis, 116 Skinner, Frank Doughlas, 127, 308 Sloan, Sara Ann, 112, 279 Smedley, Gordon Leonard, Jr., 114 Smith, Barbara Elizabeth, 109, 267 Smith, Beulah Ann, 127, 313 Smith, Billie Jean, 115, 277 Smith, Chas. W., 120 Smith, Dcvereaux, 108, 265 Smith, Donald E., 33 Smith, James N., 71 Smith, Jean Haynes, 103 Smith, Lois Jane, 127 Smith, Margaret Sue, 131, 271 Smith, Mary . ' delle, 123, 313 Smith, Mary Evelyn, 119, 279 Smith, Roy M., 38 Smith, Thomas Neal, 129, 309 Smith, Uldcne Imijene, 122, 321 Smock, Kenneth E., 117, 308 Snider, Ruth Marie, 123, 283 Snoddy, Ruth Goodwin, 106 Snowder, J. Evalyn, 104, 311 Snyder, Mary Emily, 100, 265 Snyder, William Allen, 38 Solano, Apolinar, 105 Sollenberger, Martha Eileen, 104 Sollitt, Sumner M., 40 Solt, Peggy, 129, 267 Soper, Marjorie, 119, 324 Souris, George, 46 Spacek, Calvin E., 46 Sparkman, Homer A., Jr., 33 Sparks, Billy L., 71 Spencer, Betty Ann, 115, 277 Spicer, Marilou, 123, 313 Spielman, Jo Ann, 127, 318 Spinks, Janice B., 106 Spotts, William Max, 111, 115 Spradlin, Lavora Leah, 125 Spruill, Betty Louise, 108. 271 Stafford. Frances Ruth. 108, 314 Stafford, Perry Jo. 125. 275 Stagg, Dorris. 118. 281 Staib. Mary Lou, 128. 283 Stair, Helen, 127, 315 Stalz, Dorothy Jean, 129, 275 Standifer, Belle, 319 Stanley, Howard, 46 Starritt. Thomas V., 71 Steele, M. Rosalie, 101, 319 Stein, Mary Jane, 100, 271 Steinhorst, Jane A., 123, 277 Stephens, Chase R., 71 Stephens, Patricia, 114, 324 Stevenson, Donna, 117, 324 Steves, Herbert B., 44 Steward, Hazel Ruth, 123, 321 Stewart, Donald E., 71 Stewart, Jean, 100, 273 Stewart, Maryelyii, 10+, 27J Stewart, Mary Jane, 109, 267 Stewart, Norma Florine, 104, 267 Stinson, Glenn, 131, 309 Stites, Virgil, 46 Stizza, Loretta, 119, 323 Stone, Bob, 124 Story, Elliott D., 124, 309 Stoutz, NiRel Virginia, 106, 275 Stover, Robert L., 33 Strance, J. S., 46 Strandberg, Ruth, 123, 315 Strange, Sarah Jane, 311 Strickland, John W., 46 Strickler, Helen Louise, 121,279 Stringer, George P., 129, 309 Strong, Roberta, 103 Stubbeman, Mary I.ou, 102, 273 Stiieve, Anne, 100, 269 Sturdivan, Paul Gene, 125, 309 Sturdivant, Laverne, 129, 313 Suggs, Mary Louise, 100, 269 Sullivan, Arahmae, 118, 281 Sullivan, Margaret J., 125, 273 Susa, Jarlin, 105 Sutherland, Pat, 109 Sutlle, Arvard, 128, 308 Suttle, Billy G., 127 Swanson, Rudolph Carl, 125 Sweet, Raymond K., 44 Sweeting, Jess, 46 Swesnik, Robert M., 106 Sykora, Marie, 119, 320 Sylvester, William C, 44 Syinonds, J al, 123, 315 T Tackwell, Virginia, 111 Tafel, Arthur C, 46 Talbot, R. M., 44 Tankersley, Marilyn, 118, 265 Tanner, Henry James, 33 Tate, Anita Pauline, 103, 277 Taylor, Christine Ann, 119, 267 Taylor, H. Frank, Jr., 46 Taylor, Joaiui, 119, 265 I ' aylor, Richard R., 40 ' ra lor, irginia, 129, 316 Taylor, Wendell S., Jr., 33 I ' cape, Mary Pat, 123, 313 Teegardin, Martha L., 104 Teitelbaurn, Sol, 40 Templeinn, Gene, 131 Tfiigdin, Phyllis, 104, 277 IVrril, neimaFn, 115, 319 Thacker, Bobby C, 46 ' I ' harp, Joshua M., 44 Thcck, Betty Low, 115, 311 Thibodaux, Jf)seph Henry, 71 Ihibiideaux, Scuddy II., 71 TliiiMias, Irmalee, 120, 311 riionias, James ., 71 I ' hompson, Eleanor, 121, 277 Thompson, Gerry, 112, 265 I ' hompson, Helen, 131, 313 Thiiinpson, Jim. 127, 308 Thompson, Marylyn A., 103, 279 Thompson, Sue Nell, 102, 279 rhomson. Melvin R., 46 Thorn, John W., 71 Threlkeld. Curtis B., 44 Thrift, John Marshall, 131, 309 Thurman, Ruth C, 128, 315 Tidd, Emmett Huley, 33 Tillery, Mary .Margaret, 122, 271 Timberlake. Lewis (J.. 46 Tinsley, Oelora, 104 Tipton, Ben R., 46 Tkatch, Edna, 111, 324 Tolar, Mary Patricia, 126, 275 Tomlinson, James R., 38 Torgerson, A. John, 44 Towers, Jo -Anne, 115, 273 Townley, Mary . ' nn, 125 Trapp, James, 33 Treeman, Frances. 111. 311 Trenfield. Mary .Ann, 127 Trent, Mila, 122, 275 Trentman, Rita, 116, 281 Triffet, Terry, 106 Trimble, Margaret, 311 Trost, Louis, 127 Trow, Cathytreca .Ann, 125 True, Herbert, 131 Tucker, Kddie Bill, 116 Turley, Jack Bradford, 130, 309 Turnbull, Virginia, 113, 324 Turner, Bernice, 121, 320 Turner, C;ioria, 104, 277 Turner, William Clifton, 46 Tuttle, Barbara .Anne, 113 Tway, Jack, 131 Twyman, Billie Joe, 111, 271 Tyree, Marthine, 101, 106, 311 Tyson, Letha, 127, 313 u Iphotf, John B., 40 fpton, Mary Martha, 127, 283 I ' rice, Wynoiia, 117, 279 Van Buskirk, T. E., 44 Vance, Mary Oeane, 109, 279 N ' anderberg, (Jeraldine Julia, 130 ' andivier, IKItn Parkin, 116, 279 Van Horn, Sally, 112, 271 Vaughan, Betty, 118, 314 ' eis, .Arthur, 38 Vick, Marilyn, 119, 311 Vicklund, Clarence A., 38 Vines, V ' irginia, 119, 314 Virgin, Gerald Blake, 128, 309 ' ogcl, Albert M., 46 Voss, James Reford, 125 ' ()ylen, Kenneth Hale, 44 w Waggoner, Wilma (Jrace, 100, 283 Wagner, C. I!., 40 Waite, Joan, 109, 267 Waile. Wilder James, 131, 308 Wakefield, John R., 71 Walden, Joan, 108, 318 Walden, Richard .M., 46 Walker, Eddy, 102 Walker, Hobart Leon, 40 Walker, Rapha el Charles, 119 Walker, Sue, 117, 281 Walker, Sue Kathryn, 114, 319 Walker, Wylodean, 124 Walter, Robert G., 33 Ward, Betty Jean, 127 Ward, Howard C, 46 Ward, Price D., 127 Ware, CJeorge CJ., 34 Warkentin, Dorothy Jeainie. 121. 273 Warren, Edwin, Jr.. 129 Warren, John Henry, 116 Warren, Patsy Lou, 125, 321 Watkins, Glenn E., 71 Watkins, Ralph L., 125, 309 Watkins. Richard Rye, 46 Watson, Betty Jane, 115. 311 Wayland, Dornth .Ann. 115. 279 Webb, .Austin O., 131 Webb, Patti, 120, 320 Webster, Arthur Gordon. 127. 308 Webster, Betty Lain. 115, 279 Webster, Carolyn, 123. 279 Weigand, Jack B., 40 Weinman, Joyce Lee, 124, 273 Weiss, Mary LaVina, 129, 321 Weitzenhoffer, Roselyn, 123, 313 Wells, Barbara, 109, 279 West, .Athena Lou, 121, 313 Westmoreland, Harry, 102 Westmoreland, Ralph E., 71 Wheeler, Doris .Alexander, 104, 311 Wheeler, Jean, 102, 265 Wheeler, Marion [ " ranees, 108, 318 Whitcomb, Jo -Ann, 115, 267 White. Buford, 128 White, Carolyn Jean, 112, 265 White, Margie, 125, 321 Whitehousc, Howard G., 46 Whitesell, Etta, 123, 316 Whitlow, Fannie Kate, 101,323 Whitworth, Jane, 111 Wickman, Dale R., 46 Wiggs, Jack C, 129 Wiknff. Marvin .A., 46 Wilder. Benny, 131 Wildman, Betty Lou, 109, 279 Wilkerson, Betty Lou, 115 Willcutt, William Neal, 131, 309 Williams, (ilenn Roy, 71 Williams, Helen I.., 115, 273 Williams, Jaines I " .., 71 Williams, James I.., 44 Williams, Jeanette, 116, 277 Williams, John, 34 Williams, John L., 46 Williams, Levona, 115, 311 Williams, Martha Ann, 124,267 Williams, .Maxine, UI4, 311 Williams, Morris A., 46 Williams, Nelle, 111, 269 Williams, Neota, 123, 277 Williams, Russell, 131 Williamson, Billy Jack, 71 Williamson, Sue, 123, 313 Willis, Wanda Jane, 114, 277 Wills, Dorothy, 111, 281 Windham, Jack E., 44 Wilson, Bill H., 46 Wilson, Cartha Nila, 115, 311 Wilson, Jane. 130, 269 Wilson, John II., Jr., 44 Wilson, .Madelyn, 110, 324 Wilson, Nancy Jane, 118, 269 Wilson, Robert R., 113 Wirges, M. F., 104 Wise, Harold L., 71 Witbeck, Jack T., 34 Withers, Jerry O., 71 Wnde, Norma Jeanne, 123. 313 Wolf. Maril n Joanne, 122,313 Wood. Betty, 111. 271 Wood, Betty, 320 Wood, Clarence L., Jr., 46 Wood, Evelyn, 101, 311 Wood, Lois E., 119 Wood, Norma Jean, 113 Woodall, Homer, 71 Woodard, Clayton E., 70 Woodard, Lois, 117, 265 Woodruff, Judson S., 34 Woodruff, Shirley Ann, 111, 277 Woods, Sally Jo, 131, 313 Wood worth, James A., 71 Woody, Dan Peery, 125 Wooldridge, Noah, 127 Worden. Clara, 115, 311 Wright. Herbert William, 130, 508 Wright, Jane, 110, 324 Wright, J. W., 44 Wright, William H., 70 Wrinkle, Charlotte, 120, 267 Wrinkle, (ierry, 109, 267 Wyatt, O. E., 105 Wyckotf. Wni. II.. 116 Vanquell, Julia Radford, 122, 267 " S ' ates, Margaret B., 105 ergler, Ramona, 110, 267 ■oss, Robert E., 70 Vost, Eleanor Ruth, 121, 319 ' oung, I ' laine, 109, 267 ■oung. Rebecca Jo, 120, 277 ,.uiig, Rose Marie, 111, 267 N ' oung, William F., 40 dung, Vvomie, 129, 313 dunger, Charles L., 71 Niitlal, Beverly (laye, 124, 315 Zacharias, David E., 40 Z.ickery, Harriett, 100, 271 Zindler, Kenneth W., 71 ZInn, Howell V., Jr., 130 Zoellner, Robert II., 40 Zuniga, Sofia B., 119 Page 432

Suggestions in the University of Oklahoma - Sooner Yearbook (Norman, OK) collection:

University of Oklahoma - Sooner Yearbook (Norman, OK) online yearbook collection, 1941 Edition, Page 1


University of Oklahoma - Sooner Yearbook (Norman, OK) online yearbook collection, 1943 Edition, Page 1


University of Oklahoma - Sooner Yearbook (Norman, OK) online yearbook collection, 1944 Edition, Page 1


University of Oklahoma - Sooner Yearbook (Norman, OK) online yearbook collection, 1946 Edition, Page 1


University of Oklahoma - Sooner Yearbook (Norman, OK) online yearbook collection, 1947 Edition, Page 1


University of Oklahoma - Sooner Yearbook (Norman, OK) online yearbook collection, 1948 Edition, Page 1


1985 Edition, online yearbooks, online annuals 1970 Edition, online yearbooks, online annuals 1972 Edition, online yearbooks, online annuals 1965 Edition, online yearbooks, online annuals 1983 Edition, online yearbooks, online annuals 1983 Edition, online yearbooks, online annuals
Are you trying to find old school friends, old classmates, fellow servicemen or shipmates? Do you want to see past girlfriends or boyfriends? Relive homecoming, prom, graduation, and other moments on campus captured in yearbook pictures. Revisit your fraternity or sorority and see familiar places. See members of old school clubs and relive old times. Start your search today! Looking for old family members and relatives? Do you want to find pictures of parents or grandparents when they were in school? Want to find out what hairstyle was popular in the 1920s? has a wealth of genealogy information spanning over a century for many schools with full text search. Use our online Genealogy Resource to uncover history quickly! Are you planning a reunion and need assistance? can help you with scanning and providing access to yearbook images for promotional materials and activities. We can provide you with an electronic version of your yearbook that can assist you with reunion planning. will also publish the yearbook images online for people to share and enjoy.