University of Pittsburgh - Owl Yearbook (Pittsburgh, PA)

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Organizations l U X A 1 'Ni 1 Athletics 'D is - - A Fine Arts ,Hwy ' H I EKXXEXX b , B A Student Government lgxl X X ' E v w Publications 4 ' xg? iz 1 ' A Fraternities xi "jk X :V I lil I Sweethearts , xxx Q XX - i S 7 f Sororities ll It 5. " .. ' ' Rl- ADVERTISING - . t, A. 5,1 it N Ex i . SENIOR INDEX Qf 11 : iie ' -E, Q 'Q lj 'ibz Q Y, INDEX OF ADVERTISERS 4 Qs , i'-' f L RV INDEX OF DIVISION PAGES Nsiis .. 5"v ACIQNOWLEDGEMENT 252, 9sE:,1'f'i . 1 fi ' 4 5 6 9 18 9-7 28 30 35 75 81 85 89 93 1o5 126 135 171 215 235 253 269 303 319 355 359 392 394 4oo HEN WE, the graduates of the University of Pittsburgh in 1953, are given to reflection, we may well recall the outstanding events that took place in our senior year. There were many, to be sure. We may remember that it was in the fall of '52 that Phi Beta Kappa voted to establish a chapter at Pittg some of us may recall the thrill of witnessing the English Room Dedication, others may think of Pitt's first Political Week, with happiness or disgust depending on party afiiliation, and of the slogan that resulted, "As Pitt goes, so goes the nation." Many of us will be saddened by the memory of Professor Robert X. Graham's sudden death. All of us will surely recall Pitt's rise to national football prestige and the long-sought-for victories over Notre Dame, Army, and Ohio State, and the Orange Bowl hopes that were dashed by the decisive defeat by Penn State. In reflection, vivid memories-the sad and the happy-of Pitt in 1952-53 will come back to us, but there is something which we will never recall exactly, which we will have with us always. It will be the crux of the college experience, the accumulation of four years of the interplay of thoughts with fellow students, administration, and fa.culty. The Owl is a record of Pitt in 1952-53g it belongs to us students, for without us, Pitt would not be. The 1953 Owl is more than that, though. It is a tribute to the administration and faculty, for without them there could not be for us this college experience. We, the 1953 Owl staff, have tried not only to record a chronicle of Pitt in 1952-53, but to present you University adminis- trators and faculty in the way we will remember you most. The Owl is meant for you who have given us the most intangible but most permanent memory of our life here at Pitt, the essence ofa college experience. t FUREWURIJ XXL xi .48 In addition to his responsibilities as Head of the Music Appreciation Department,Dr. Finney teaches several classes. This picture, taken as he advises Barbara Millen, illustrates his genuine interest in his students. "My better half" are the worcls "Pop" uses when introducing Mrs. Finney. The dogs, "Munk" and "Punk," as named by the choir, have long been a familiar part of' the Finney home. Seldom does an afternoon go by when "Pop" doesn't spend some time in the Tuck Shop conversing and joking over a cup of coffee with his kids, the Heinz Chapel Choir. DEDICATIUN Dr. Theodore M. Finney , r -ff N ,ju g4,L,,,,,, 'eh pENlVSy 'Pa LVAN DMZ-.1 IA C Plrrreykc WE., 0LLEgE F U M H .:a.Pm,mV Off W0 N 4Nl,1 AB Y, 1 Q St Q W are ' Q one zf:if:3UowL Navfmbu- P1efV""S1 e 19 5 W sbupggvlfgl' .zgttsb 2 me WL ' 'nn "feb XX eo seth X, vt ef' Q' get' starr us 33'-1 vague xt 1 tx 5 3,5 cv lib, no gl T O9 000 -W X6 1 ,Nov ws eo 0 We Dcrtunlt IB 1, l g rs: 10 o 0 .Y Pe hx ax Qetie 19,085 e X900 MLB e vw' Xt-10 to take pa at px-.lyuee c e ,tn A q, f rg e ,S fl qt. B K. 69539 mm 5 K Gov 1 As 1,, ho For me of act Wo? Wx 6,0 ec e px! n bein the to no:-ine D t sv Q' K a 'me r 0 g oxvtv- xx we YGOQX xnxx B weave! X Velopment esochtod I' Unlveru Thsodoro h -10' 9 we ec 5 nv r or '1 eg, fy 0 I B 9 'A a xx 'W an V260 Orme' In his 'xc D" F1 phnlst Q1 gyda 99" no ' ea,-5 xx Gee? na 01" anion I 32:-uctor 'Ilene H "Hoy in e -7 uv., r x. c e o o0' a B Q wi- 1 'AL UK' 1 "he and A, ln' Ch he fo rtuflag 8 Ao 95,5 acute' Q hspxrhn .Vs found slshnt :pal Ch 'lndlng e te Y' Y Cn, h P 01 'ld we va 'J' xx' 0,50 M not om Fra lp, . B 1-of-on P, nd d W vo pn von Ov: hy 0 zu hi our or or U O 40' 1 ' th' ul- r thin, M' -'na ,, of 'Er 'mm- Onee we 5vxaeY I Ke to bac a ,Halen 1, had ennhl 1 Apprsc XX' e V909 am' big - but 0 Uh, J Mon ef, -N' Y'-'xp v xi" e H9a Rn" -1 r 'sys 1"f'n XB. e 90,0 Y his he :qty f-'o sep" to 1191 ed nuvh Ao? Plly 0 581-Qt ' broad D ,Q ,we0 cc-,H U,1.t-1 ep . MU On, ,nd E Ons to Dr "U mon M. 'V o . t .v s u nu. 1953 owlna ,bs Finn re e Smear-e1 Marr m y 0 .v, '1- Elissa 1? JZ 11- . msn, bsngnflhgy nu uruvraslrr cr- rlrvssuuc rlrrsnunuu U. ruunsvnvswm v nv wlnnn Fehnmry lo, 1953 To the 1953 OIL staff, I was delighted when I heard that you are dedicating the Year Book this spring to Dr. Theodore ll. Finney. From among my many respected friends on the faculty and administrative staffs hare at Pitt I can think of no one more richly deserving of this honor. Nor can I think of a person who will be more genuinely surprised, outwardly diffident, and inwardly tickled pink. For here is one of the few individuals I know who can live success- fully without any duelism ln two worlds at once. He can be both director and participant at one and the sane time. He places a high premium on motive and sincerity and in him are mingled in equal pro- portion ,Soy of 1 e an , practical performance, informality and propriety, camaraderie and stern loyalty. Because it la pert of his fiber, he can build music of his students, To the if d serious purpose esthetic sensitivity and and melody into the eyes, minds and hearts Heinz Chapel Choir, as to hls other students, he ls a father, a teacher, a companion, a human being. And to his associates ha is ever a willing, fair-minded, competent colleague. With ease he makes teaching a complete lay of life. Lat me summarize by saying that I am the better for having known Theodore Finney and am proud that he is my friend. lith best wishes to your publication, I am Very truly yours, if - . aymond F. Brittain J N , X 'X - Einar fa FN LL OF US here at the University, our University family Qstudents, teachers, administrators, alumni, the office personnel, the men and women who keep our buildings and grounds beautifull are held together in one common set of aims and purposes, which have as a major objective the idea of helping build a life that is rich in meaning, happy and successful, materially and spiritually. With this ideal in mind the University has the following purposes and aims: to draw out, cultivate, excite, and inspire the full development of each student, to create an atmosphere in which students will learn to think, to help students establish values through intimate acquaintance with the humanities, the arts, the natural sciences, the social sciences, and religion, to develop the character of students-integrity, honesty, judgement, cooperation, friendliness, and good-will, to create a community of scholars where research, curiosity, free inquiry, and discovery advance knowledge, to provide competent, well-trained professional leadership for one of the world's most important industrial areas, to prepare men and women for citizenship in a democratic nation where freedom and liberty go hand in hand with law and justice and where responsibility, national and international, is a characteristic of the individual. ELLURS MESSAGE To carry out these purposes the University has established standards, programs and facilities, a distinguished faculty, capable students, a campus with useful and inspiring buildings, strong and appropriate courses of study, support of research programs, help to the student in planning a career, support of student organizations and sports, and the integration of the University with the community around it. All these ideas and plans have grown with the University through 166 years and all of them become realities through the loyal co-operation of our students. Wfsf? 9 ,Q " an A 4 K as 3, S I 4 'F U .fl I " ..., V J 9 I Aa al Q 6 Q fe ' 'U 4 Q Q ' Q , V' Q C 4 The teacher-student relationship is one tra- dition carried down through the centuries in- tact from the medieval universities to those of today. Here Dr. ffames Tze-Chien Liu, of the history department, preserves tradition, informally, with his students in the Tuck Shop. ', K M ,- At Pitt, too, the faculty can never grow too far from the students. Crowded as we are in elevators, halls, thrust skyward in one great building, men and women, students and teachers, all are part of lde at Pitt. The Owl camera has here caught Professor Yames C. Craig, School fy' Education, in the elevator shujte. With campus activities centered as they are in the Cathedral of Learning, men from the other buildings, State and Thaw and A- lumni, must pe1y'orce spend a good portion of their days walking. Faculty, students, all make the trek, as does Robert Bonn, In- structor in Civil Engineering, uphill to State. fin ,5- SW gv A' FL X ' ' L A 11 .il I lm :f'2lY'-LKB!" 1 , iw , f'fLgli if i EQ: Zig 1 H-E-4 .M . 'Nz- ' - A If S 1 5 A i . V---- X' far y? I I f , -' 1215 A is . , QQ Y f'7Af: -A ' -' A E . - , J 5 wi .V -If l ,jst 'V ii 4 N-'ff ,",',fe ' ' . lift V' U 9,fmQ . - r . K rj: px, . ..-41 19: . ,Ark 44 - f - 'Ng'-A ' , V ' ,. kuvfw, Q -W UM , Q19 . is V V, , . eb ' ,,,3- 1 I, all W- sw K, . x "1 ,5j,,'ip,' Exist?-V3 ' 'ki X' 'X lv ' ' I :If fi J . , 'qv I I rf' ,. . fi ' Y 514S5V:ffF'i?' is f-'Lk-'T W. '- , V,-5'.f:w,3,u. 21-Q w. -e' Xw iffiwwla 'Q' .f 'Mi' qw' . , ,M M K-: ' iff? -new 3 ,.,, JI' Q, Too often, perhaps, are these great city uni- versities thought of as gigantic trade schools. Only we who daily jill halls and classrooms can know the sati.y'action ojered by the stimulating personalities, the erudition of many of our teachers. Representative of the ancient learning is Philosophy Professor Richard F. Hope. Pitt has had many great teachers. But, in- eoitahhv, each year we must lose a few of them. The "Owl," like all the studentpuhlica- tions at Pitt, owed a great debt to the late Robert X. Graham, professor of journalism, here photographed against the Gothic stone- work of the school he served so willingly. In ancient times, of course, philosophy circumscribed all knowledge. Today, as knowledge has grown complex, one reason for large universities may he found in the numher of studies necessary to pursue the manifold pathways of knowledge. But still philosophy, however, are the complex meas- urements of Engineer Rohert W. ffackson. Some pursue knowledge with oscilloscopes, others with hooks, with anything the search demands. The communication of knowledge itseh' must he studied, and taught. Pitt's School of Education has a faculty engaged in creatingfaculties, as is Professor ?'ohn W. Harhaugh, engaged in research in the Sixth Floor Reference Library. Preparation for classes occupies more of a student's and a teacher's time than do the lecture hours themselves. fl moment's relax- ation, perhaps with a cigaret, and then hack to the hooks. The picture is of Professor Harold M. Baker, mechanical engineering department, hut it could he any student, any night. Counselling, advising, as well as teaching, are part of the faculty's duties. Dr. Dorothy Miller is adviser to many Education stu- dents, hut here she is fuhilling another aca- demic obligation-grading 'test papers, a measure of our progress. At registration the first meeting of students and advisers oecurs. Although things are likely to be in a state of confusion, schedules eventualbf manage to be arranged to give us our required subjects and maybe afew of the electives we want. fit the advisers' table is Mr. ffohn D. Phillips, physics department. Seminar classes, and other small groups ojer ideal teaching programs. All Pitt we have a few, are getting more. Here a student in a summer recreation class C for pleasure father than creditj, gets some pointers in fb'- tying from Professor Edwin L. Peterson, of the English department, an expert fisher- 771471. Before and after class some of the best teach- ing is done, as this student is finding out. Dr. 7ohn R. Bickley, modern languages department, answers a student's questions before class in one ofthe Nationality Rooms, where the surroundings are more pleasant than the bricks we got used to a few years ago. 15 'J The "community of scholars" is still afact, even today. At Pitt are the headquarters of several scholarly associations, ojicers of which are on our faculty. Dr. Arthur M. Young, head of the classics department, picks up his mail in the University post ojice, can expect to ind letters from other scholars. Individual instruction, of course, is a must in varsity competition, and the venerable coach of basketball, Dr. H. C. Carlson, is quick to demonstrate a few of the finer points U foul shooting. The doctor's scholarship usuallv rubs cj on some cy' his honor-student players. 'V' We don't meet the faculty onb' in the class- room. Their paths and ours cross through- out Pitt lQ'e. Tuck Shops, cafeteria, librar- ies, and Commons Room, are common meeting grounds. Dr. ji Warren Nystrom, head of the geography department enjoys afternoon tea with students. Social events lighten the pressure of aca- demic Me. At all Pitt dances, the faculty are welcome guests. Colonel Holland L. Robb, head of the department of military science and tactics, joined the ROTC students at the Military Ball. The Faculty Club, in fact, is the only place where the faculty can escape from the ubiqui- tous student. At lunch, the "Owl" photog- rapher was allowed in long enough to take a picture of Professors Raymond F. Black- burn and Arend E. Boer, Business Admin- istration. Saturday afternoons jfnd Pitt students and faculty alike climbing the hill to the stadium. Ardent supporters 4 Pitt gridiron fortunes for many years have been Dr. Marion K. McKay, professor of economics, ana' Mrs. McKay. so lV',s'g4 Gly s f 'Y f-'f"""9'-nr M M , I U . 'M is -..l ." af . 6 nuww- n , 1 f ww-'fffn QT., ,, , ' , 77' '., .4-51 ,A M , ' ' -A ,f -N.. 1 Q, kg m X-'-X 9- ' v W' 1 4 . . J' fa? 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As something special this year, we have chosen Gerda Friedman to be "Miss Owl ey' 1953." Gerda, a freshman, represents to us the exuberance and sweetness which is typical cy' her classmates. Here they are, the 1953 Owlettes. Marjorie Wright Lorraine Goifschall Yoan Davis f7ean Newman Beverly M uir Marie Clzronix Marlene C allen " -... Mix., , f.- Donna Galbraith X ODK Awardee Ludwig Lippert 9-7 cemicmr ruuecmm mal Her Cwurt E Trainbearer Barbara M illen Queen Adele Marraccznz Truth Donna Parks 28 aa X Wisdom Betty Pickering Alma Mater Mary F uget Valor Betgf Klein Chief Marshal Beatrice Paul 29 Mary Fuget Robert Lyles Hall of Fame Jack Burwinkel g- N-.if Betty Fulton G1 Lorraine Gottschall 30 Lloyd Fuge X i .V u , ,,1,, ' 1: 1 f . QA M, . 1f,.5:.,,' 12 :.,1'1.l , 'qu A 1 , - 'f' ' N?-eg 'gf ,. f 5,2 5? dba -, C7 , E I ., , vl . ,L N .Q ,. . ,, - A , - .uf .- W , flu 1-Jin. :qua X v 5-- ' 7 ' ' 4, 'zrgggm fr: . ,..1' ' ' X, 1- -.-.-W., . . M N 5 ,al AN 1- -4 A . -J f',,4'a."M- Q 1 ,. 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H., .,,. ,..k .,Q,, , - .awww Nr' 'x 1 r, . wiv S The Alumni Council Alumni Association Greetings to '53, To you who are graduating in 1953 I bring the congratulations of the General Alumni Association ofour great University and a most cordial welcome to membership with us. You probably know that you automatically become an alumnus of the University after graduation. Whether you become active or just a name on the records is, of course, your choice. As you move into larger areas ofresponsibility following graduation, you will be required to make many decisions. You will meet the challenge by getting the facts and making a determination. If space permitted, many facts supporting a decision to become an active supporting alumnus could be listed. Here are a few, however: CID The facilities you enjoyed during your undergraduate days which were essential to your education were made possible in large measures by the active alumni interest of former graduatesg C21 You with others have the opportunity of continuing those privi- leges and making Pitt's future outstanding among the universities of the nationg Cgj The Association through its organizational structure can be a medi- um ofcontinuing school friendships beyond gradu- ation. In fair judgement, don't you experience a sense of obligation to share in the work and ob- jectives of our Alumni Association? Will you write or contact the General Alumni Secretary, J. Clyde Barton, 3632 Cathedral of Learning, for ways in which you can effect con- tinued interest and loyalty to your Alma Mater. Cordially, 6"""7' Paul W. Kearney i President, 1952-53 SUUINIS lx 1 R X F 4 2 ' ffl QA A X . exif , I .5 x f A ff . k , I 4 '5 V, ' WQ4' fufkf' Xxx N - . K: fi Q5 A I . .ga JEANNE Y. ADAMS Education LAWRENCE N. ADLER College DOLORES L. AGRESTI College ANNA L. ALEX Education GUARNIERO ALFONSI Engineering LEO Z. ALMAN Bus. Admin. JAMES V. ALSTER Bus. Admin. ROBERT W. AMORE Engineering ANTHONY W. AMURGIS Mine: JOHN ANANIA Engineering GERALDINE A. ANDERSON College HARRY S. ANDERSON College ELIZABETH C. ANTISELL Engineering CLAYTON F. APPEL College ERNEST B. ARHAR Mine: ROY ARNOLD Bur. Admin. EUGENE G. ARNOLDI Eduealion MICHAEL ARVANITAS College EDWARD ASCENZI Mine: THEODORE S. ASKIN Bus. Admin. ROBERT L. ATKISON Engineering JOHN H. AUSTIN Bur. Admin. ROBERT L. AVERY Bur. Admin. IRVIN L. BACHMANN Bus. Admin. Pittsburgh, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa Braddock, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa Brackenridge, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. New Castle, Pa. Bedford, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Johnstown, Pa. Lloydell, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Monessen, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. West View, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Columbus, O. Rochester, N. Y. Pittsburgh, Pa. . JOHN R. BACON Bus. Admin. DOROTHY J. BAILIE Education ROBERT R. BALL Bus. Admin. GEORGE N. BAN College EUGENE M. BANDY Miner JOHN M. BARBARINE College FRANCIS E. BARON Eduenlion ANDREW J. BARRETT College MICHAEL J. BARRON Engineering ALFRED D. BARTOLACCI College ALBERT J. BARTOSH Engineering MARY G. BASIL Educalion STANLEY N. BASTACKY Bus. Admin. THADDEUS F. BASTOWSKI College FREDERICK L. BAUER Bus. Admin. HARRY N. BAYLOR Engineering PAULINE S. BEAR College RONALD L. BEDRY Engineering JACK A. BEERMAN Bus. Admin. JOSEPH A. BENEDICT College JOHN M. BENNETT, JR. College CHARLES H. BENNEY Bus. Admin. FREDERICK B. BENSON Mine: RONALD J. BENTZ Engineering Johnstown, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Aliquippa, New Eagle, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Nanticoke, Pittsburgh, Leetsdale, New Kensington, Aliquippa, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Johnstown, Windber, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh Pa. Pa. Pa. Pa. Pa. Pa. Pa. Pa. Pa. Pa. Pa. Pa. Pa. Pa. ,Pa McKeesport, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa Johnstown, Pa Pittsburgh ,Pa Pittsburgh, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa JANET L. BERARD College Pittsburgh, Pa. DANIEL M. BERGER Pittsburgh, Pa. College DAVID M. BERRY McKeesport, Pa. College -N A3 - - . gy .u -V-N JAMES R. BLACK New Kensington, Pa. College PAUL L. BLACK Vandergrift, Pa. Bus. Admin. EDWARD BLAIR Pittsburgh, Pa. College IRVING L. BLUMENFELD Pittsburgh, Pa. College WILBERT A. BOERSTLER Johnstown, Pa. College CHARLES C. BOLLINGER Pittsburgh, Pa. College CHARLES C. BOYLE College DONALD M. BRAVIN College HOWARD I. BRAWER College Braddock, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. 'ff .t..gJ,:, . ..a....n-I ... hr ,PS f 9 'Q -+15 Q , if ,. M . , ,5,., ,. . I . ai i " ., rf b A .. - 'wk . mdm ,Q W. , 4- -f -1 1, ' , kos 4 .4, 5 'N ' . ' . " ah ..,i,gt:i, . , ,ffi ' V ,vs K '. f. , 04 Yr N V52 ago 'F' 'Q 5' as .nf Q7 I' I w"fJ'W"' :ka A9 . x X , X, ,A , .., ix 'N V 0' Q I A 'V xl MILDRED L. BERRY Education NORMAN W. BETCHER Engineering NATALIE M. BIRKENFIELD Education Pittsburgh, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa WILLIAM G. BLEAKLEY Bus. Admin. HARVEY E. BLINN Bur. Admin. PHYLLIS A. BLOOM College Canonsburg, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa RENO E. BONFANTI College MABEL B. BOOKERT Education ARTHUR D. BOYD College Lloydell, Pa Clairton, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa SHIRLEY R. BRODY College EDWIN R. BROWN Bus. Admin. JAMES W. BROWN Mine: Pittsburgh, Pa Johnstown, Pa Sharpsville, Pa CELIA C. BRUECKEN Pittsburgh, Pa. YETTA J- BURKE Pittsburgh, Pa. Cgllggg Ed14L'afl07I BILL E. BURGESS Butler, Pa. JOHN E- BURNS Mw1h21ll,Pa- Engfnggffng Engineering SI-IEILA BURKE Vandergrift, Pa. VICKI BUSHYEAGER Pittsburgh, Pa. Cgllggg Education JACK W. BURWINKEL Pittsburgh, Pa. JOHN R. BYRNE Pittsburgh, Pa. Bur. Admin. College ANN A. BURZYNSKI Pittsburgh, Pa. PATRICIA A. CAGNEY Pittsburgh. Pa. College Education NORMAN S. BURZYNSKI Pittsburgh, Pa. GEORGE W. CALDERWOOD Pittsburgh, Pa. College Engineering JOHN G. CALDWELL Manor, Pa. THOMAS C. CAMPBELL Pittsburgh, Pa. College Bur. Admin. JAMES V. CALLOMON Pittsburgh, Pa. PAUL W. CANNON Pittsburgh, Pa. Bus. Admin. Engineering JOHN B. CALVERT Pittsburgh, Pa. WALLACE J. CARLSON Irwin, Pa. Bur. Admin. Bus. Admin. if GUY CARNABUCI Avonmore, Pa. College MILROY N. CARNAHAN Latrobe, Pa. Education ALYCE CARNEY Ford City, Pa. College GILBERT E. CAROFF College FRANK N. CARRICATO Edueation HERBERT L. CARSON Education Pittsburgh, Pa. Vandergrift, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. MARYETHEL CARTER College FLOYD L. CASSIDY Engineering ELSIE CERUTTI Eduealion JOSEPH C. CHAMBERLIN Engineering GLADYS I. CHARLAP Education HARRY CHARLES Engineering PAUL T. CHESS Bux. Admin. DONALD CHIAVETTA College ROBERT A. CHICO Engineering NORMAN A. CHIZMAR Bus. Admin. RAYMOND A. CHORBA Engineering KENNETH W. CHRISTNER Educalion MARIE N. CHRONIS Education FELIX J. CIOCCA Engineering JOSEPH J. CIRILANO Education VERIL R. CLELLAND Bus. Admin. VIRGINIA M. CLEMENTS Education HARRY D. CLEWER Bur. Admin. AUDREY C. COHEN Edumtion CYNTHIA L. COHEN College JAMES E. COHEN Bus. Admin. MARGARET A. COHEN Pittsburgh, Pa. Stoystown, Pa. Seminole, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa Meadville, Pa McKeesport, Pa McDonald, Pa. Highland, Ind. New Kensington, Pa. Aliquippa, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa. Gardens, Pa. Coraopolis, Pa. Scottdale, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. McKeesport, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Long Island, N. Y. Blairsville, Pa. College CHARLES R. COLBERT, JR. Johnstown, Pa. College FREDERICK M. COLLINS, JR. Wilkinsburg, Pa. College JOHN A. COMUNALE Engineering THOMAS F. CONBOY, JR College JOSEPH E. CONNOR College CAROL A. CONSAVAGE College MARLENE A. COONEY Education LAURA E. COOPER Education LOUISE G. COOPER Edumtion, Pa. LAWRENCE D. COOPERMAN Bur. Admin. FIORE W. COPPULA Mine: STEPHEN B. COSLETT College M. MARILYN COVENEY Education WILLIAM G. CRNARICH Engineering ROBERT E. CULLEN Bus. Admin. OWEN H. DALEY College .IOCELYN DANIELS Education EVE DASHEW College JOHN R. DAVEY Engineering HAROLD C. DAVIES Bus. Admin. ARTHUR S. DAVIS Bus. Admin. DAVID B. DAVIS College DAVID G. DAVIS College WILLIAM J. DEIBERT Bus. Admin. .JOHN J. DELLER, JR. College SUE L. DELPHEY College Wilmerding, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Carnegie, Pa. . Johnstown, Pa. Sewickley Hts., Pa Pittsburgh, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa Mt. Pleasant, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Nanty Glo, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh. Pa. Boca Raton, Fla. Pittsburgh, Pa. Monongahela, Pa ' Chester, Pa. Jamestown, N. Y Pittsburgh, Pa Johnstown, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa MERLE L. DELUCA Wilkinsburg, Pa. Education MARILYN J. DENTON curry, Pa. Education PHILIP R. DESALLE Aliquippa, Pa. Engineering DOLORES L. DICANZO McKees Rocks, Pa. Education CARL E. DICICCO Coraopolis, Pa. College RONALD A. DIETRICK Pittsburgh, Pa. College 41 FSH, fj'IEfQ,f?'I E,'5E'?'43Z? '? lf':. Q-t't"5f',5f,?1 Q- f"f', f mF7'5f"ffI, -Af,'3,gw15l'..jfgf3f"1H 1,,:I" tw'w,g4e'1'?-WD' '7b?'tLt , I A A ' fi '23 'W t ' I' A I -I 'Q' ' , ' '55-' .I .tg 1,11 I - .. X . :I x ANTHONY G. DETTORE Vandergrift, Pa. College LAWRENCE J. DEWALT Pittsburgh, Pa. College PHILIP E. DIBARTOLA Pittsburgh, Pa. Engineering ' WINNIE R. DIETZ Clairton, Pa. Education THOMAS A. DILLIS Ansonia, Conn. Engineering KENNETH T. DISHART Pittsburgh, Pa. College -O LAVERNE E. DOLLHOPF Pittsburgh, Pa. MILTON DOUKAKIS Munhall, Pa- Education Mm!-Y MARY E. DONNELLY Pittsburgh, Pa. ELAINE S- DOUVLOS Por: Al1esany,Pa- College Cvllfzf GILBERT M. DoTsoN East Liverpool, 0. MARGARET M- DOWLING Pittsburgh. Pa- gojgege Bus. Admin. JEANNETTA J. DOYLE Education ALEC J. DUCANIS Education JERE J. DUFFETT Bus. Admin. Pittsburgh, Pa. Belvidere, N. J. Pittsburgh, Pa. RALPH F. DUFFY Pittsburgh, Pa. Engineering ROSE D. DUJMIC McKeesport, Pa. Education EDWARD DZUBAK Homestead, Pa. Bus. Admin. h RONALD D. ECKER Pittsburgh, Pa. STANTON B. ELIAS McKeesport, Pa Bus. Admin. College JOHN E. EGAN Pittsburgh, Pa. A. JANE ELLIOTT Pittsburgh, Pa Bus. Admin. Edltmlitw RUTH A. EISNER Pittsburgh, Pa. MARY E. EMMERLING Johnstown, Pa Education Edwtlfivn A -ss Q .4 .' I, GERALD W. EVANS Johnstown, Pa. DONALD J. FAILS Pitcairn, Pa. Mine.: Education HARRY E. EVERETT Pittsburgh, Pa. DONALD R. FANNING Pittsburgh, Pa. Education College JAMES H. EYSSELL Glenshaw, Pa. IRENE A. FASSEL Pittsburgh, Pa. Mine: A ' ' Education WILLIAM L. FAUTH, JR. Pittsburgh, Pa. DORIS J. FELDMAN McKeesport, Pa. Engineering Education CATHERINE A. FEDYSZYN Pittsburgh, Pa. GERALDINE F- FIAT-KO Bfaddmfk, Pa- Edutation College ROSEMARIE J. FEIL Pittsburgh, Pa. JEAN FINKELSTEIN Pittsburgh, Pa. Education College PHILIP FIREMAN Pittsburgh, Pa. CLYDE E. FITZGERALD Pittsburgh, Pa. College College CLEMENS J. FISCHER Sutersville, Pa. JOHN M. FITZGERALD Pittsburgh, Pa. Education College ROBERT H. FISHER Pittsburgh, Pa. JERRY E. FLANIGAN Irwin, Pa. Bur. Admin. 43 College P Wi .i 4 i ..f .4 'fn 6 ,,,..,,.m.-,.,..m .,.. ........+..... ,, , , ni haw, 1 . , ,,., , , f ff.. .. .v, "i'9'f V? 1? ' . mo, Florence Horn, a pre-med senior in the College, visits with Dean Craw- ford to check requirements for medical school. QBy the way, Flo was acceptcdj In their last year at Pitt, senior girls have the opportunity to be mentors. Flo is one of these girls: she acts as an adviser to freshmen girls, counciling them on scholastic importance, poise, sororities, etc. Whether they are studying pre-med, pharmacy, or liberal arts, members ofthe College must take a year ofa science with n lab. 44 The fifth floor library is the most popular of the three at Pitt A College student usually puts in an average of two hours o library work per day. Many of the girls in the College are members of sororities These groups add greatly to the social life at Pitt. ln the Blu Tuck Flo takes time out for a coke with some of her sororit sisters, Chi Omega's. Flo is a member of Student Congress, one of the governin bodies at Pitt. Helping her do some of the stapling for in portant notices is Maggie Dowling. l ,. i I 4 I NSTRUCTION in the College curriculum at the University of Pittsburgh is based on the idea that every student should receive a general education that will prepare him to express himselfadequately, to understand many of the complexities of the world in which he lives, and to perform his duties as a citizen with intelligence, tolerance, and conviction, and to develop his own maximum capacity for the enjoyment of intellectual and asthetic pleasures. To meet these needs each student in the College is required to complete a schedule which includes, without exception, two years of English language and literature, two years of a foreign language, at least one year of physical education, and eighteen credits in three principal areas of academic study: the humanities, the social studies, and the natural sciences. With this type of background, the student picks his major subject to study intensively and extensively during his junior and senior years. The College in the University is the direct descendant of the original Pittsburgh Academy founded in 1787 . . . a fact that every freshman student knows well. It has been responsible during the years for creative writers, painters, philosophers, biologists, geologists, and various other fields. In addition to serving the College students who are registered for a degree, the College offers courses to students registered in the other schools of the University and to those preparing for professional school. The College has developed courses to enable the student to explore many fields of knowledge and to become aware of their relatedness. Dean Stanton C. Crawford and the personnel staff, with the aid of the faculty and various administrative oiiicers, endeavor to maintain a close relationship to aid in understanding of the problems of the individual student, in order to help him work out a good social, educational, vocational, emotional, and in fact, general adjustment. The entire college curriculum seeks to instill in the student a feeling of personal responsibility for continuous growth and a desire for a better understanding of the cultural heritage ofhis community and nation and to develop a sense of responsibility to others in the University and the rest of mankind. JOHN E. FLOWER Pittsburgh, Pa. Bus. Admin. JOHN A. FORESE Coatesville, Pa. Engineering WILLIAM J. FORSYTHE Kane, Pa. Bur. Admin. MARY C. FOURGIS Mt. Pleasant, Pa. College JAMES T. FRAILEY Ebensburg, Pa. Bur. Admin. STEPHANIE FRANK Pittsburgh, Pa. College VIRGINIA S. FRANK Pittsburgh, Pa. Edumtion LAWRENCE F. FRANKOWSKI Pittsburgh, Pa. College WILLIAM J. FRANKS Uniontown, Pa. College RICHARD A. FREEDLAND Pittsburgh, Pa. College VIRGINIA J. FREEMAN New Homestead, Pa. Edumlion CHARLES P. FREW Tarer1tum,Pa. Engineering BARBARA D. FRIEDMAN Pittsburgh, Pa. Eduealion GEORGE H. FRISHKORN Pittsburgh, Pa. Bur. Admin. NANCY C. FRITSCHI Pittsburgh, Pa. Education WENDELL L. FRY Indiana, Pa. Engineering LLOYD H. FUGE Clairton, Pa College MARY E. FUGET Rochester, Pa College PAUL H. GAILLIOT Pittsburgh, Pa Blix. Admin. JOHN E. GALLAPAGA Pittsburgh, Pa College JAY S. GARBER Pittsburgh, Pa College DONALD J. GARDNER Beaver, Pa. Engineering FORREST D. GARRETSON, JR.' East McKeesport, Pa College FRED M. GASTEL Pittsburgh, Pa Mine: CHARLES H. GAUT Engineering LAWRENCE A. GAVLIK Engineering CHARLES J. GAYDOS College EDWARD A. GAYDOS College CHARLES A. GEISLER Mine: GABRIEL E. GEMBAROSKY Bus. Admin. JOHN E. GEORGE Eduealion BRUCE A. GIRON Mine: STANLEY J. GLASSER Bus. Admin. GEORGE R. GLAUSSER Bus. Admin. RAY E. GNAGEY Eduealion FRED A. GOEBERT But. Admin. EDWIN T. GOFORTH Bus. Admin. GRETA B. GOLD Eduealion LOUISE M. GOLDBLATT Education SARITA GOLDBLUM Education MAX GOLDMAN Bus. Admin. STANLEY H. GOLDMANN College MORTON L. GOLDSTEIN College ROBERT H. GOLLINGS Bus. Admin. .IESSIE M. GOODE College JAMES J. GOODMAN Bus. Admin. MARION L. GOTTFRIED College LORRAINE A. GOTTSCHALL Education Irwin, Pittsburgh, Fairchance, Masontown, Pittsburgh, Donora, Eighty Four, Jeannette, Pittsburgh, Pi ttsburgh, Meyersdale, Johnstown, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pi ttsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pa Pa Pa Pla Pa Pa Pa Pa Pa Pa Pa Pa Pa Pa. Pa. Pa. Pa. Pa. Pa. Pa. Pa. Pa. Pa. Pa. J. ROGER GRATZ Bus. Admin. RALPH D. GREB Bus. Admin. NESSA A. GREEN Education pittsburgh, pa, MARY A. GRIGSBY Pittsburgh, Pa Education pittsburgh, Pa. JOSEPH J. GRITZER Johnstown, Pa Engineering pittsburgh, pa, MURRAY I. GROSSINGER Pittsburgh, Pa Bus. Admin. Q, ., 1 .V I, " .x , ,LOUIS A. GUARASCIO McKeesport, Pa. JOSEPH H. HACKL Natrona, Pa Education College FRANK G. GUR-ISON Homestead Park, Pa. CAROLYN H. HAHN Pittsburgh, Pa College Edueation BERL S. GUSKY Pittsburgh, Pa. JOSEPH F. HAKAS Turtle Creek, Pa College College JAMES F. HALL, JR. Carnegie, Pa. BERNICE S. HARRIS Mt. Lebanon, Pa Engineering Education DOREEN P. HALPERN Pittsburgh, Pa. MORLEY M. HARRIS Pittsburgh, Pa Education Engineering DOUGLAS F. HARDY Pittsburgh, Pa. STEVE J. HARRIS Pittsburgh, Pa College Bus. Admin. MARY G. HARRISON College JOANNE H. HARVEY Education LEONARD A. HASCO Bur. Admin. Pittsburgh, Pa. WILSON W. HAUGHTON Washington, Pa College A Pittsburgh, Pa. CHARLES A. HAUSER Altoona, Pa Bus. Admin. Mongggen, Pa, M. PittSbUl'gh, 48 Education ' 1 " .5 J I - tw ,','- '.-, A 'V Q - ' DAVID M. HENDERSON Connellsville, Pa. DONNA J. HENRY Pittsburgh, Pa College College NANCY M. HENDRY Pittsburgh, Pa. H. RITA HERSCOVITCH Pittsburgh, Pa Education Education GLORIA M. HENEGHAN Pittsburgh, Pa. ARTHUR I. HERSHKOWITZ Pittsburgh, Pa. Education Engineering BETTY L. HEYSER Pittsburgh, Pa. PAUL W. HILLIER, JR. Buffalo, N. Y College Bus. Admin. HER-BERT G. HICKEY Jersey Mills, Pa. JEANNE HIMELBLAU Pittsburgh, Pa Engineering College ROBERT L. HILLARD Altoona, Pa. HENRY S. HINE Chambersburg, Pa Engineering Engineering STANLEY A. HIRSCH Pittsburgh, Pa. FRED C. HOHNADEL Pittsburgh, Pa College Education WILFRED J. HLIVKO Johnstown, Pa. JOSEPH E. HOLAS Tarentum, Pa Engineering Mine: FRANCES J. HOHL Rochester, Pa. EDBERT M. HOLCOMB Pittsburgh, Pa. Education Bus. Admin. RAYMOND W. HOLLIS Whitaker, Pa. Mine: EDWARD L. HOLSHOUSER Clairton, Pa. College ANNE B. HOLSINGER Pittsburgh, Pa. Education 5 LOIS J. HOLZER Education JOHN F. HOMOLA College ROSS B. HOPKINS College Pittsburgh, Pa Johnstown, Pa. Duquesne, Pa. FLORENCE R. HORNE College FRANK S. HORN ER College THEODORE S. HOROWICZ Engineering SAM T. HOSSLER College NEWMAN A. HOWARD Bus. Admin. BERNARD J. HROSI K Engineering HERBERT W. HUBWER Education DOROTHY W. HUDSON College MATTHEW HUDSON College NEIL A. HUFFMAN Bus. Admin. ALICE M. HUGHES College EDITH M. HUGHES College MARY E. HUGHES Education PAUL J. HURLEY College CHARLES J. HUSOVSKY But. Admin. JOAN L. HUSTON College PETER F. INTRIERI Mine: SYDNEY IRWIN Education RUTH A. ISAACS Education JERRY J. ISKOWITZ Bus. Admin. RITA K. ISKOWITZ Education LOIS S. JACOBS Education JOHN T. JACOBSON Bus. Admin. RICHARD A. JAFFE College West Newton, Turtle Creek, McKeesport, Pittsburgh, McKeesport, Homestead, Pittsburgh, Slippery Rock, Ambridge, Pa. Pa. Pa. Pa. Pa. Pa. Pa. Pa. Pa Ostrander, O Pittsburgh, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa Pittsburgh, Aliquippa, Bethlehem, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Corydon, Butler, Pa Pa. Pa Pa Pa. Pa. Pa. Pa. Pa. Pa Pa. Pa HOWARD R. JAMISON Bux. Admin. MARGARETE M. JANSSON Edumtion FRANK E. JENKINS, JR. Bur. Admin. ALBERT C. JOHNSON Bus. Admin. HOWARD G. JOHNSON Bur. Admin. ROBERT L. JOHNSON Engineering SAMUEL C. JOHNSON College SARAH M. JOHNSON Education WINIFRED G. JOHNSON Eduealion .JAMES I. JOHNSTON Bus. Admin. K. ARLENE JOHNSTON College JOHN C. JONES College LEO R. KAIRYS College PAUL P. KALINYAK Engineering EDWARD J. KEENAN, JR. Bur. Admin. SHIRLEY M. KEENAN College RICHARD W. KEILHOFER College JOSEPH A. KELLY Engineering THOMAS A. KELLY Mine: RICHARD W. KENDALL Bus. Admin. PHYLLIS C. KEPHART Education KARL K. KINDER Bus. Admin. ROBERT V. KINKELA College RONALD C. KISH College Chautauqua, N. Y Wilkinsburg, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa New Castle, Pa Carnegie, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa Pittsburgh, Gibsonia, Pa Irwin, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa Beaver Falls, Pa Wexford, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa on City, Pa. N. Charleroi Bellevue Pittsburgh, Pa Pittsburgh Richwood, N. J. T. Pittsburgh, Pa Winclber, Pa. Homestead, Pa 'Ki X . lllll "' I ,,f' Dean Fitterer points out to Dick Fehr, a student in metallurgical engi- neering, plans for a new engineering and mines hall. It will be located on O'Hara Streetg the center portion of this new building will contain six Hoors. In lab class Dick participates in a thermo analysis of steel. All such ex- periments are conducted in the metallurgical lab. Learning to operate instruments such as this is part of the education stu- dents receive in this mechanical engineering power lab. 52 Laboratory in Thaw Hall is one of many in which students spend much time as engineers. Students are pouring a heat from a furnace into a forging. In the process one student prepares to take a sample. With the help of another student, Dick tests an ingot in the reheat furnace. r, . .egg r f P1' ' iff! v1' HE DEMAND for engineers is reaching an all time high in the United States. Since World War II the heavy demands made upon industry and manufacturing have demonstrated the necessity for correct application of modern engineering principles. To meet the atomic age and keep astride of engineering designs, the 'University of Pittsburgh plans to erect a new building this summer connect- ing Thaw and Mellon Halls. The recognition of the need for new facilities is fundamental to en- gineering progress. The new six story building will provide well equipped hydraulics and strength ofmaterials laboratories plus many other labs to accomodate all other phases of engineering. The Engineering and Mines student is one of the hardest working and conscientious persons attending the university. Always recognizable by a slide rule under one arm, the engineers are usually seen walking up Bigelow Boulevard to State and Thaw Halls. The engineers' class hours are longer than the average undergraduate student. He spends approximately eight to twelve hours in lab in one week and his outside work consists on the average of four hours a night. The College and the School of Engineering and Mines of the University have entered into a cooperative plan of studies involving a total of five years and leading to two degrees. A student completing three years of work in the College and two years of work in the School of Engineering and Mines may satisfy the requirements for a Bachelor of Science degree from the College at the end of the fourth year and a Bachelor of Science degree from the School of Engineering and Mines in the department of his curriculum at the end of the fifth year. The student can .choose either plan and is also eligible to do graduate re- search work in engineering. A concluding point to bring out in the expansion of the research program is the new arm of research the University has extended to Fifth Avenue. As the present labs became more crowded, the establishment of this lab became a necessity. All this expansion and extension may mean nothing to the present-day student now at the University, but in a few years every one will benefitg the present-day student, the incoming student, and the graduateg for all will face a brighter and more useful engineering future. 1 s BETTY KLEIN Ambridge, pa, JOAN E. KOLESAR Pittsburgh, Pa. ' Edumfion Bus. Admin. LARRY F. KNEPP Lewiston, Pa. GEORGE P- KOLICH A1iquiPPa,Pa- College Education THOMAS H, KQENIG Erie, Pa, KATHARINE KOMOROSKI Carnegie, Pa. Engineering College 1 l'A' n I.44.,. ' 52371 A , i as sffiiififg, , v ' ,Haig " isifrjsif' 33, A .L .2??7:f1'fi?" ELMER A. KONAR Duquesne, Pa- GEORGE A. KOSTKA Pittsburgh, Pa Engineering Engineering - GEORGE KONTOS Canonsburg, Pa. EDWARD R. KOVANIC Pittsburgh, Pa Bus. ffdmirl. Engineering FRANK J. KOPTA Pittsburgh, PH- JOHN F. KRADEL New Florence, Pa College College THADDEUS M. KRAJEWSKI Pittsburgh, Pa. OLGA J. KRIL Pittsburgh, Pa. Edumtion Education HARVEN G. KRAUS Pittsburgh, Pa. MARY A- KRING Johnstown, Pa. Engineering College ROBERT W. KRETZLER Sewickley, Pa. JOSEPH J. KRIVONAK, JR. Central City, Pa. Mine: Bus. Admin. HERMAN F. KROBOTH Library, Pa. JOHN G- KULBA Cfmemauzh, Pd- Engineering Edumlion KARL KUBEREK Pittsburgh, Pa, MICHAEL KULHA McKeesport, Pa. Bur. Admin. Eduwlivn Pittsburgh, Pa, E. Pittsburgh, Pa. College 44 Edumlian Q FRANK M. LACKNER Glenshaw, Pa. WILLIAM T. LANGHURST Pittsburgh, Pa College Engineering RAYMOND R. LANCIONE Coraopolis, Pa. JOHN R. LAPIC New Brighton, Pa College Engineering LOIS M. LANG Pittsburgh, Pa. EUGENE T. LAPORTE Pittsburgh, Pa Edueation Bux. Admin. RONALD W. LASDAY Pittsburgh, Pa. EDWIN B- LEAF, JR- PirrSbursh,Pf1- Bus. Admin. College MARTHA L. LAWSON Connellsville, Pa. RAYMOND E- LEE Sewickley, Pa. College College WILLIAM H. LEACH, JR. Pittsburgh, Pa. VINCENT F- LEFFLER PiffSbl11'8h, PH- Mineg College ALAN Z. LEFKOWITZ Pittsburgh, Pa. ROBERT J. LEHRMAN Pittsburgh, Pa. College But. Admin. STANFORD A. LEFKOWITZ McKeesport, Pa. HERBERT L- I-ENCHNER Pittsburgh, Pa- Bur. Admin. College RICHARD F. LEGEZA Monongahela, Pa. .IOSEPH D. LENGYEL Pittsburgh, Pa Cgllggg Engineering TRUDY LENTZ College OLIVER R. LERCH College DONALD J. LEVIN College Pittsburgh, Pa. HAROLD G. LEVINE Pittsburgh, Pa Education Murrysville, Pa. H. DAVID LEVINSON Pittsburgh, Pa Bur. Admin. Pittsburgh, Pa. WILLIAM G. LEWIS Aliquippa, Pa 5 5 Educalion LUDWIG E. LIPPERT, JR College EDWARD R. LIPSKI Engineering DAVID LIPTAK Engineering GRACE M. LOERCH Education LINDA M. LOFSTROM Education CLAIR E. LOGAN Engineering H. JAMES LOGAN College MARCIA E. LOGAN Education CARYL V. LONG Education JOSEPH R. LOVE College EUGENE A. LOWMAN Bus. Admin. ISABEL E. LUBOVSKY Education ALEXANDER R. LUCAS College CAROL I. LUCAS Education JAMES E. LUMSDEN Bu.r. Admin. JOHN E. LUTTIG M i nes SYDELL J. LUX College ROBERT O. LYLES, JR. Bus. Admin. JAMES A. LYNN Bus. Admin. GRACE E. LYON Tarentum, Pa. Springdale, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. McKeesport, Pa. Tarentum, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa Beaverdale, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa McKeesport, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Education WILLIAM MCBRIDE Library, Pa. College JOHN M. MCCAGUE McKees Rocks, Pa. Mine: . RICHARD A. MCCARTHY Pittsburgh, Pa. Engineering JOHN T. MCCASKEY Bux. Admin. Creighton, Pa. GEORGE R. MCCOLLUM College WILLIAM B. MCCOY Engineering JAMES C. MCCREARY Bus. Admin. JAMES T. MCFADDEN College NANCY V. MCFARLAND Education DONALD L. MCGANN Bus. Admin. CHARLES A. MCLAUGHLIN Education FRED J. MCLOOTA Edueotion NEIL C. MCMILLAN College ALEXANDER MCRAE, III College HELEN MADISON College JOSEPHINE M. MAGAZZU Education RICHARD D. MAGILL Education LEONARD M. MALCHESKY Engineering CHARLES D. MALLOY Minex FRANCIS B. MALLOY College RENALD A. MANETTI College MARY C. MANTARRO Education JOSEPH A. MARASCO, JR. College MARILYN M. MARCUS College CHARLES A. MARKEL Bus. Admin. CHARLES E. MARKER College ADELE J. MARRACCINI College DONALD A. MARSHALL Engineering Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Johnstown, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Conemaugh, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Berwyn, Windber, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Finleyville, West Mifflin, Monessen, Blawnox, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Johnstown, Trafford, Elizabeth, Pittsburgh, Pa Pa. Pa Pa Pa Pa Pa Pa Pa Pa Ill Pa Pa Pa. Pa. Pa. Pa Pa Pa Pa Pa Pa Pa Pa. . GU35113 B, MARSHALL Clarksburg, pa, LOUIS G. MASCIANTONIO Jeannette, Pa. Eduealion C0-11085 SISTO E. MARSICO Pittsburgh, Pa. JOAN G- MASSARELLI Pittsburgh, Pa- Enggnrering Education JAMES A, MARTIN pittsburgh, pa, LAWRENCE A. MATONAK E. Vandergrift, Pa. Cajjrgr Engineering '-yi if f- -,- it 31' -, I I ', . r WILLIAM R. MATTHEWS Munhall, Pa. LEO J- MEARS, IR- Scoffdfllei Pa- Bus. Admin. Bus. Admin. ALPHA E. MAYS Buffalo Mills, Pa, GEORGE O. MEHAFFEY Pittsburgh, Pa. College Education JULIUS A. MAZZA Pittsburgh, Pa, WILBERT G. MELLINGER McKeesport, Pa. Mines Bus. Admin. RICHARD C. MENGEL Freedom, Pa. DONALD E. MILCHAK Johnstown, Pa Bus. Admin. Mine: BETTY A. MERSKY Pittsburgh, Pa. EUGENE J. MILES Pittsburgh, Pa. Edumlion But. Admin. BERNARO J. MICHAELS McKeesport, Pa. ANTHONY J. MILEWSKI Carnegie, Pa, Bus. Admin. Engineering RICHARD E. MILHEM Pittsburgh, Pa. HAROLD E. MILLER Washington, Pa Engineering Eduoation MARIO S. MILIE Vandergrift, Pa. JOHN C. MILLER Pittsburgh, Pa College Engineering BARBARA E. MILLEN Greensburg, Pa. KENNETH J. MILLER New Kensington, Pa College 5 8 Engineering RICHARD J. MILLER Pittsburgh, Pa. ARTHUR W. MITCHELL Pittsburgh, Pa Engineering Bus. Admin. RICHARD C. MILLS Brackenridge, Pa. GEORGE M. MITCHELL Brownsville, Pa. Engineering Engfnfffing HOWARD A. MINSIKY Pittsburgh, Pa. HAROLD D- MOCK Cheswick, Pa- College College JANET A. MOORE Buffalo, N. Y. BYRON F. MORTON Pittsburgh, Pa. Education College LEMONIA V. MORAITIS Verona, Pa. FRANCIS E. MOSIER Adrian, Pa. Education Engineering RITA J. MOROV Pittsburgh, Pa. ANNE MOSITES Pittsburgh, Pa. Education College BEVERLY J. MUIR Homestead Park, Pa. CAROLYN R. NAYLOR Dysart, Pa. Education Education JANET E. MURTON Johnstown, Pa. ROY E. NEIDERHISER Jeannette, Pa. Education College NATALIE MUSULIN Pittsburgh, Pa. ROGER G. NELSON Library, Pa. Education Engineering , gl ROBERT S. NETZER Pittsburgh, Pa. PHOEBE K. NICHOLAS Clairton, Pa Education College FRANCES S. NEWBERG Pittsburgh, Pa. CLYDE D. NICHOLSON Pittsburgh, Pa College Mine: BARBARA W. NEWMAN Pittsburgh, Pa. C. DILLON NICKEY York, Pa College 59 M ine.: gl., Fil V OLIVER C. NIEMELA Education WILLIAM J. NOROSKI Engineering MICHAEL D. NOVOTNAK Mine: LYLE L. O'BRYAN Bus. Admin. BLAIR E. O'NEAL, JR. Engineering BASIL T. OWEN College EARL R. PADE Bus. Admin. MARJORIE E. PAINE Education CHESTER A. PALESKO Education HARRY PAPPAS Bus. Admin. MARGO M. PAPUGA Education WILLIAM L. PARDINI, JR. College CONNIE PARKS Engineering DONNA L. PARKS Education EUGENE D. PASCUZZI College BETTY J. PATTERSON Education BEATRICE T. PAUL College ELAINE PAVLIK College JOAN L. PENDLETON Education WILLIAM G. PENNELL, JR. Bus. Admin. FAYE L. PERESMAN Education CLEO A. PETERS Education RICHARD C. PETERSEN Bus. Admin. WILLIAM E. PETERSON Engineering Fayette City, Pa. Munhall, Pa. Whitaker, Pa. Greensburg, Pa. Greensburg, Pa. Aliquippa, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Port Vue, Pa. Baden, Pa. Brentwood, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa Warren, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Oakdale, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Erie, Pa. Greensburg, Pa. GORDON C. PHILLIPS College J. HARRIS B. PHILLIPS, JR. Bus. Admin. RHODA PHILLIPS Education BETTY PICKERING College RICHARD S. PIZZEDAZ Bus. Admin. RITA L. PLESSET College DONALD A. POLAND College RUTH N. POLLOCK Education WALTER B. PORT Bur. Admin. WILLIAM J. PORTER College PAUL A. PRENDERGAST Engineering LOUIS A. PRESTO Education RICHARD O. PRICE College IEVA PRIMAN Education RUDY PUTKOVICH Engineering RICHARD T. QUINETTE College HARVEY A. RABINOWITZ College PHYLLIS A. RACKOFF Education GEORGE RAPT OSH College ERIC RASCOE ' Bus. Admin. DINO RAVASIO Engineering MARGUERITE L. RAWLINGS Education KENNETH G. REABE College FLORENCE F. RECHT Education Pittsburgh, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa. Springdale, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa Aliquippa, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa. Ebensburg, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa McKees Rocks, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa. Joffre, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pu. Johnstown, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Lilly, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Monongahela, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Braddock, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. 7 :I Dean Lanfear and Paul Hillier, an accounting major in the School of Business Administration, confer in the Dean's office, Paul, Eugene Miles, and Karl Meyers, all students in Bus Ad, practice operating a Friden Calculator. Paul attends a meeting of Alpha Kappa Psi, honorary Business Adminis- tration Fraternity. The organization is open to male students only. 69. Students who have classes in the Cathedral have three places in which to eat: Blue Tuck, Red Tuck, and Cafeteria. Paul prefers the cafeteria since there is more room and a larger variety of food. An accounting major, Paul values all the free time he can get. An average accounting problem takes approximately five hours of work per night. College students immediately think of rulers and large yellow work sheets when Business Administration is mentioned to them. True to popular belief, the Bus Ad student spends many hours on accounting. Professor Jablonski instructs one of Paul's classes. i i J ,agfmt DDING figures is an everyday job in the School of Business Administration. Business law, eco- nomics, political science, merchandising, accounting, and insurance classes are only a few of the courses offered in the University for ambitious men and women. The purposes of the School of Busi- ness Administration are: to prepare students for positions of responsibility in the economic and busi- ness world and in governmentg to cultivate those qualities of mind and character which make useful citizens with high ideals of business morality and social responsibilityg to inspire them toward high standards of scholarship and leadershipg and, to develop in them the ability to think clearly and logically. The school seeks also to establish a sound education in business subjects for those students who plan to teach, enter the legal profession, or further their education through graduate study, to bring about an understanding of the relationships between individuals, business and the communityg and to disseminate knowledge in the field of economic and business aH'airs, with particular reference to the important industrial community in which the University of Pittsburgh is located. Speaking broadly, four years in the School of Business Administration should lead to a successful and socially useful career in business. Completing the spring of the senior year, representatives from approxi- mately fifteen different companies invade the graduating ranks in the School and interview students for jobs. Normally, the interview rush is a spring rush. The numerous interviews are arranged by the Placement Bureau ofthe University. Out of town companies and accounting firms make appoint- ments with the Bureau and forms showing the interview times are posted on the twentieth Hoor. More and more, business is demanding university trained men and women. Every year a number of former students who have left before graduation to enter business return to complete their education. The several departments of the School of Business Administration offer a complete program of graduate courses and seminars leading to Masters degrees. ' 1ll'51f:mfiQ3j , , ffl. V. -A ff 9 A-'ftg' V-I A 'Kr ' I f. -1 sl 1 l. ' Q 1 Q -sz.. gif f we :flip f I eff ? ,jpg ' ,N " q 41' '-L". el. A . ' Q " " 'nity i '-ffl . , -. i I I1 I THOMAS J. REESE Braclcenridge, Pa. Engineering THOMAS V. REESE New Kensington, Pa. Bus. Admin. GEORGE J. REIS, JR. Pittsburgh, Pa. Engineering THOMAS E. RICE Pittsburgh, Pa. Engineering KATHLEEN M. RITONDO Pittsburgh, Pa. College NANCY M. ROBB Vandergrift, Pa. College CHARLES A. ROCHE Springdale, Pa. College BETTY A. ROLF Pittsburgh, Pa. Bur. Admin. MORTON C. ROMAN Pittsburgh, Pa. Mine: 7 G ' 1 Qs. . .fl ' Q 15. 7 '-fi j ' I, Sm. -. f:'Z'.,' 1 ngfw fi .W .iiei . l J, Q X t 76. l I A JOHN J. REPCHECK College ALLAN H. REUBEN College ILENE A. REUBEN Education e WAYNE L. ROBB Engineering ALAN H. ROBBINS Bus. Admin. RONA S. ROBINSON , .,- q . 2 I aa-5 S uf. 'fl s rf Q Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. -'vf'A"f'f"':" 'gl .V , " F, -5. ,,. , -2 if x 1 I I I., I' .. 1,1."iln' . RQ., 1 ' I ' il K X Ligonier, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Edumlion f V , 5 . .'7ff?5?1ffZ f -. fra .. f,. - - ., '-2 3-5 ri rfifii .ff ff, 'f ll ' f ti -. ,. f' Z ' ' - 4-.'1 , J , 4 ' , . - Q if-rg. '.,4 swf 4 .glib U Y. n J. .111 933424 gy., ' J aw su , N w ,g., A ..,r ', - W . - " A . ' . ifltjg ' . "'--.,,.,,v ll . if Li I ' ANTHONY J. ROMANTINO Donora, Pa. Education JOHN B. ROSCOE Belle Vernon, Pa. Engineering DONALD L. ROSE Johnstown, Pa. Engineering GLORIA K. ROSEN Pittsburgh, Pa. EDWARD C- ROSIAK Aspinwall, Pa. Cgllggg College SIDNEY S. ROSEN Pittsburgh, Pa. RICHARD G. ROSKOS N. Braddock, Pa. Bus. Admin. Engineering LOIS A. ROSENBERG Pittsburgh, Pa. ETHEL A. ROSS Pittsburgh, Pa. Education 64 Education THOMAS J. ROSS Pittsburgh, Pa. Bu.r. Admin. ELEANOR S. ROTH Pittsburgh, Pa. Education PAUL F. ROTH McKeesport, Pa. College RICHARD D. ROTHERMUND Bridgeville, Pa. Engineering MIKE ROUGAS. Pittsburgh, Pa. Engineering NORMA L. ROYS Villa Park, Ill. College SANFORD RUBEN Pittsburgh, Pa. College ARLENE J. RUBENSTEIN Ambridge, Pa. Education LEONARD S. RUBENSTEIN Pittsburgh, Pa. College ' ANN V. SABADOS Pittsburgh, Pa. Education ANNA -M. SABAK McKeesport, Pa. Edumtion JAMES E. SABIN Somerset, Pa. ' Education JOSEPH E. SANTA MARIA Johnstown, Pa. Bus. Admin. FRANCIS J. SARKNAS New Kensington, Pa. Bu.r. Admin. PHILLIPS F. SAUEREISEN Pittsburgh, Pa. MARJORIE L. RUBIN Pittsburgh, Pa. College JOANNE RUFFT Pittsburgh, Pa. Bu.r. Admin. PAT RUNCO Arnold, Pa. Education JANET P. SADLER Pittsburgh, Pa. College JAMES C. SALONISH Central City, Pa. College DORIS N. SANKOVICH Bessemer, Pa. Bu.r. Admin. xi VIRGINIA SAUNDERS Pittsburgh, Pa. Edueation JOSEPH M. SCALZO Pittsburgh, Pa. Bus. Admin. JOHN C. SCARAMUCCI Newell, Pa. College 6 5 College RICHARD A. SCHLEGEL Pittsburgh, Pa. College ALICE C. SCHUCHERT Pittsburgh, Pa. Education MATTHEW C. SCHULTZ Clairton Pa. College LAWRENCE SCHWARTZ Pittsburgh, Pa. Miner PHYLLIS R. SCHWARTZ Pittsburgh, Pa. Education RONALD J. SCHWARTZ Pittsburgh, Pa. Bus. Admin. WILLIAM A. SCHWARTZ Pittsburgh, Pa. College JOHN J. SCIULLO Pittsburgh, Pa. College ARLENE SCOTT Pittsburgh, Pa. Edutation EILEEN SCOTT Turtle Creek, Pa. Education JOAN H. SEINER Pittsburgh, Pa. Education ALAN P. SELIGSOHN Pittsburgh, Pa. College ROBERT G. SELKER Pittsburgh, Pa. College RITA SELTZER Pittsburgh, Pa. College MARY SEMACH Pittsburgh, Pa. Education HAROLD L. SHAPIRO Pittsburgh, Pa. Education IRWIN M. SHAPIRO Pittsburgh, Pa. College DONALD B. SHARAPAN Pittsburgh, Pa. College JOHN SHARENKO McKees Rocks, Pa. Bus. Admin. MURRAY A. SHELLGREN McKeesport, Pa Education JOANN A. SHENKEL Pittsburgh, Pa. Education , JOSEPH. SHIRY Pittsburgh, Pa Mine: THOMAS J. SHORALL Pittsburgh, Pa College SHERMAN SHORE Pittsburgh, Pa. Engineering ADA LOU SIEGEL College PHILLIP SIEGEL College CHESTER F. SIKORA Engineering SEMA SILVERMAN Education RICHARD D. SIMILO Education BERNARD SINGER Bus. Admin. THELMA SIPE College ROBERT F. SITLER College DANIEL C. SKONER Mine.: TIBA H. SLADEN Education ALFRED A. SMALARA Mines EDYTHE M. SMITH College GEORGE W. SMITH Bus. Admin. HERBERT L. SMITH Eduration JOHN E. SMITHYMAN Mine: HAROLD SMOLAR College MERLENE SNIDERMAN Edueation THOMAS W. SNODGRASS College CARL SNYDER College WILLIAM R. SNYDER Engineering CLARA L. SOBER Edueation ROSE SOMERMAN Education PHYLLIS R. SOMMER Edueation ROY A. SOMMERHOF Bur. Admin. Pittsburgh, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa. Munhall, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa Blythedale, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa Johnstown, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa. Dunlo, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. I-larwick, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Vandergrift, Pa. Mayport, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa. McMurray, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Oakmont, Pa. Vandergrift, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa Erie, Pa JANET M, SQPHER pittsburgh, pa, ILARIO R. SPEZIALETTE Coraopolis. Pa. Eduealion Enginfffing RICHARD C. SORCE Pittsburgh, Pa. , GERALD L- SPIEGEL MCKCCSPOYY, Pa. Collegg BMJ. Admin. STANLEY F, SQWA Ludlow, pa, MERLE E. SPRAGUE Johnsonburg, Pa. Bus. Admin. Cailfgf ROBERT E. SQUIRE Johnstown, Pa, JOHN D. ST. CLAIR Johnstown, Pa. . Engineering Education CHARLES E. STACEY Donora, Pa. JOHN A- STEIN Pittsburgh, Pa. Education Bur. Admin. FRANK STAVINSKY Charley-Qi, Pa, ARNOLD M. STEINITZ Pittsburgh, Pa. Engineering College JEANNE M. STEINKAMP Pittsburgh, Pa. ARTHUR C. STEWART Pittsburgh, Pa. College Engineering KAY F. STERRETT Monessen, Pa. DALLAS E. STILES Johnstown, Pa. College Bus. Admin. HOWARD R. STEVENS Johnstown, Pa. ALICE S. STINELY Johnstown, Pa. Engineering Eduealion JAMES C. STONER ' Pittsburgh, Pa. FRED H- STURM, JR- Pittsburgh, Pa. Bus. Admin. College , ROBERT A. STOUGH Grapeville, Pa. ALLEN M- SUPOVITZ Pittsburgh, Pa. Engineering 001059 HELEN STRIGLOS DeKalb, 111. GENE S- SURMACZ 'Ifrafford,Pa. Edufgfign Ed14Cdli07l ' Tfjji:f3a., s.t, -T , ..,,. t lf' , wiv" College College DONALD SUSAN McKeesport, Pa. HERBERT L- TALISMAN Pittsburgh, Pa CLARK A. SUTTON Oakda1e,Pa. JOHN R- TAPPE Allison Park, Pa Cgllggg Education CONSTANCE E. SWAIN Pittsburgh, Pa. RICHARD E- TARBERT Pittsburgh. Pa Education 0011085 ROBERTA R. TAUBERG Pittsburgh, Pa, WALLACE W. THAYER East McKeesport, Pa. Education College ' NATALIE J. TAYLOR Pittsburgh, Pa. ALLEN M. THOMAS Conway, Pa. Education Mint! MARY F, TEMPLIN Johnstown, Pg, SHIRLEY M. THOMAS Pittsburgh, Pa. Collegg Education LORA J, THOMPSON Nlunhall, pa, MARY A. TIERNEY ' McKees Rocks, Pa. Education Edutufion RUTH THOMPSON New Castle, Pa. BE-RTHA F- TOMASKO Armagh, P3- Cgllggg Education HELEN M. THRUSH Pittsburgh, Pa. DONALD L. TOMBS Pittsburgh, Pa. Education College JOHN V, TQMICH Aliquippa, Pa, NOREEN H. TOPOLSKY Pittsburgh, Pa. Cojjeg, Education ROBERT E. TOMM Pittsburgh, Pa. CLIFTON C. TREES Orlando, Fla. College ' 0011584 DORIS J, TOPE Pittsburgh, Pa. WALTER TRILLOW ' Pittsburgh, Pa. Education 69 Engineering I W i Dean Franklin and Ethel Ross, a senior in education, check the Universi- ty Bulletin to see if Ethel has the required subjects for graduation. In their senior year, all education students practice teach. A practice teacher for the first grade at Frick School, Ethel teaches the boys and gi-rls a new game. Helping the children dress is an enjoyable task to Ethel. Her education prepares her for handling all eventualities with finesse and finality. 70 Teaching a child to write is a challenge to both the student and the teacher. Ethel, and all teachers, are very proud when they see the boys and girls whom they are teaching, master this skill. Reading is taught to the children before they begin to write. To aid the class, the teacher uses word-cards placed on the board. These words can be intcrchanged, thus enabling the boys and girls to better grasp the meaning ofthe word. Ethel and Mr. George W. Hoffman, Director of the Teachers Appoint- ment Bureau and Assistant Professor in Education, take a forwarc look to Ethel's career. l pls g,,Q'f'6u Wi. must 1-H, XM-ll,ni-ll Nm-lu' IS lxznppx lm! ,W than HE PRIMARY concern of American education today is . . . to cultivate in the largest number of our future citizens an appreciation both of the responsibilities and the benefits which come to them because they are American and free." The above quotation of purpose may be one of the many reasons why so many enthusiastic students are preparing to be educators. The School of Education at the University of Pittsburgh has one of the largest enrollments in the undergraduate schools. Application for admission to the school is made in the last semester of the sophomore year. The students must meet the strict standards of the school and have at least sixty-two credits in college work before they make application. Following their admission they study specialized courses for teaching methods, tests and measures, and psychological development of the child. The student who plans to teach must have a broad and extensive education to meet the progressive age in which he is living. They must be prepared to meet the constant ways of the younger generation. Nowadays children are helping to educate themselves by watching television and their very receptive minds need guidance. The basic principles ofeducation will never change, but the education of the students in schools today is becoming more extensive and specialized, requiring the instructor to also learn while instructing. To meet this need, Pitt offers courses requiring the students to observe classes in schoolrooms around the general Pittsburgh area. The students prepare lesson plans and experience the everyday planning a teacher must do. At Pitt the four fields in the School of Education are Secondary Education, Physical Education, Elementary Education, and Business Education. During the first two years in the college, an education student's schedule consists of English, geography, biology, and other related sciences and general education classes. During the four year college life of the student, special programs, speakers, and conferences are arranged by the Dean of the school. Education sororities, fraternities, and honoraries such as Delta Delta Lambda and Alpha Beta Gamma challenge the students to consistently maintain high scholastic standing. V'-, ' 1 ft. ffl , , 11124 I --nav! - gix-Vi: 'Ja ' z had -M Q fi , . ., ' . ',fff'1 . .,:l,,5:ig. ...v ""tR+C 1. V. ...V an ,Af 1 if V , it mi sw , ' . fr , tr.. .- fo K 6 -To i" - ft '. TI 4 ,Aix 4c'7' 72 LOIS F. TROMBLEY College BERNARD C. TURLEY Engineering LOUIS M. UNVERZAGT Engineering JAMES K. VAN KIRK College RONALD L. VEITCH Bus. Admin. JOSEPH A. VERRONE College GILBERT A. VEVERKA Bus. Admin. WILLIAM G. VOGT Engineering ALLEN E. WALBERT Education ROBERT H. WALDFOGLE Education EDWARD R. WALKER, JR. Bu.f. Admin. RAYMOND W. WALLACE Bus. Admin. MARGARET J. WALLICK Education JAMES E. WALSH Mine: JOSEPH M. WALSH Engineering ARTHUR J. WARGO Education WILLIAM L. WARNICK College GILBERT J. WEIL Bus. Admin. BORIS WEINSTEIN College ELAINE T. WEINSTEIN Education EUGENE D. WEINSTEIN College ALLEN M. WEINTRAUB Bus. Admin. DAVID H. WEIS Bus. Admin. BERNADINE M. WELCH College McDonald, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, West Newton, New Kensington, Johnstown, Allison Park, McKcesport, Broughton, Pittsburgh, Johnstown, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Brackenridge, Pittsburgh, Pa Pa Pa Pa Pa Pa Pa Pa Pa. Pa. Pa. Pa. Pa. Pa. Pa. McKeesport, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pa. Pa. Pa. Pa. Pa. Pa. Pa. Pa. WILMA A. WESTERMAN Education RAYMOND WHY Engineering DONALD H. WILKINSON Education DONALD H. WILLIAMS College GWENDOLEN C. WILLIAMS Education JOHN C. WILLIAMS Bur. Admin. NORMAN WILLIAMS Engineering RUSSELL T. WILLIAMS Educalion DWIGHT R. WILSON College MYRA J. WILSON Education WILLIAM G. WILSON Bus. Admin. HARRY S. WILT Bus. Admin. MARILYN WINSBERG Education MICHAEL J. WOJTISEK Mine: EDWARD F. WOJTKOWSKI Engineering ANNE WOLFE Education E. ALLAN WOOD Mine: MARY ANN C. WOODSIDE Education PAUL R. WUDKEWYCH Bus. Admin. LEON R. YANSSENS Education LESTER A. YEANEY .Engineering ROBERT J. YELENOSKY College TREVA A. YINGLING College CLARENCE W. YOUNG College Pittsburgh, Pa. Beaver Falls, Pa. Homestead, Pa. Scranton, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa Windber, Pa Brownsville, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa Jerome, Pa Ambridge, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa Brackenridge, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Terrace, Pa. Ellwood City, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Gibsonia, Pa. Greensburg, Pa. I" -.. -.wa J 5 J, 4 , t , ,- gs- rf f 'J 'Tl' 'fi t .J it 'x . .i I .ali Zim I NELSON P' 1'OUNG DONALD R. ZAREMSKI Pittsburgh, PO.. Cojjggc, Mines GEOIlGE D. ZAMAGIAS ROBERT S. E. ZARKO New Kensington, Pa. Blu. Admin. College ROBERT G. ZANGWELL CHESTER P. ZELACHOWSKI, JR. Pittsburgh, Pa. Engi,m,,ing Erzgimwizzg ,ji , Tl Tiff 'sk .QE 71 31 ai Lib "wi -:XZ Q vc: 'Q 'ti : J r 'VJ' 1 v- .. al' .fwfr '.Q',.-N , .. -T-,fadlf X flvly, AM bf I ' Q , Y ' I f 1 JAMES W. ZEPEEL Pittsburgh, Pa. WALTON C. ZIEG Pittsburgh, Pa. Collage College WILLIAM A. ZERALSKY Johnstown, Pa. ALLEN A. ZIEGLER Pittsburgh, Pa. lfzluralion Bur. Admin. MICHAEL R. ZERNICH Aliquippa, Pa. LAWRENCE L. ZIEMIANSKI Arnold, Pa. College College ' ' " f ' ' . 'Q "i'7,i7:, , It's Christmas time at Pitt. , J l'.n ' q:i?g1TQi?3' ' 1 ng AQQQ ' ,Q !?rE-EWR ' I 7 -- 252 25, if 424, ' ' N, ff, wmv . ' ' if J lv" '- , - ii 'J F .J .flfi LOIS E. ZINMAN Pittsburgh, Pa. Edumlion WILLIAM ZUPON Turtle Creek, Pa. Miner :QM . , C . ,I du -A,.,-',g- 'rn H gfrulrf z 'Qu-r. ., .mf X f Dr. Van Kirk UHUS 10 JU 30 lN A818 3 -A 'WSW' X The Dent students are given thorough instruc Pitt's school of Dentistry has always had the objective of training students in the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of oral diseases, and the enabling ofthe student to meet effectively the responsibilities of dental practice. To this end the social, economic and ethical relationships of the profession are stressed. From thousands of applications received yearly, the University of Pittsburgh School of Dentistry selects only the most capable men for enrollment in their school, really one of the finest in the country. Building from a firm basis in the sciences, the student is given thorough training in the most modern techniques of scientific anat- omy, prosthesis, histology and the many related sciences. In his junior and senior year, the Dent student has an opportunity to put theory to prac- tice as he works in the infirmary. The University of Pittsburgh School of Dentistry was established on April zo, 1896 as the Pittsburgh Dental College. Since that time it has grown considerably in both size and improve- ments. The present buildings are well equipped with modern dentistry tools and improved teach- ing apparatus. 76 'Q . V, -J 3 ' Y ' -Xffi 'xy . 1 ty I N H tions on X-raying a patient's mouth. A Dent student filing clown a case WILLIAM N. ALEXANDER wamndaie, Pa. JOSEPH D. AVENT, JR. Pittsburgh, Pa Dentistry Dentistry GERALD ALPERN New Castle, Pa. EDWARD D. AYRES Irwin, Pa Dentistry Dentistry JACK E. ARCH Pittsburgh, Pa. GEORGE J. BARANKOVICH Pittsburgh, Pa D67lfiJify Dgnlfjfyy .-91-f . E 1 3' jiff L JAN BECK Renovo, Pa- JOHN P. CHUPINSKY Wolfdale, Pa Dvlfi-flfy Dentistry ROBERT L. BERGER Pittsburgh, Pa. GREGORY C. CONNELL V Glenshaw, Pa. Dentistry Dentistry EARL CHILDS Pittsburgh, Pa. LOUIS L. CORTELAZZI Hummelstown, Pa. Dentistry Dentistry L r s W, -31. t A - CHARLES E. COWEN Pittsburgh, Pa. ROBERT L. ESKEY Pittsburgh, Pa. Dentistry Dentistry DONALD C. EICHENLAUB Pittsburgh, Pa. FERN E. EWING Pittsburgh, Pa. Dentistry Dentistry FRED R. ELLIS Somerset, Pa. WILLIAM FERIANC Pittsburgh, Pa. Dentistry Dentistry WILLARD L. FLINT Pittsburgh, Pa. EDWARD GREEN Pittsburgh, Pa. Dentistry Demi-'fry HAROLD E. FREEBURN Johnstown, Pa. THOMAS HARTLAND West Mifflin, Pa. Dentistry Dmfi-W.Y EDWARD S. FREEDMAN Philadelphia, Pa. WILLIAM W. HODGE Pittsburgh, Pa. Dentistry 77 Dfmf-fffi' 0 ROBERT J. HORNE Dentistry WILLIAM P. HUGHES Dentistry WILLIAM J. HUSTEAD Dentistry PAUL B. JOHNSTON Dentistry CHARLES S. JONES Dentistry CYRIL B. KANTERMAN Dentistry PHILIP S. KIFT Dentistry FRANK KIWATISKY Dentistry STEPHEN L. KONDIS Dentistry EUGENE M. KOVAL Dentistry WILLIAM H. LABRIOLA Dentistry MILTON M. LAZARUS Dentistry ANDREW J. LELIK Dentistry IRVING S. LEUIN Dentistry LUDWIG A. LOMBARDI Dentistry WILLIAM D. McCLELLAND, JR Dentistry CHARLTON L. MCCONNELL Dentistry WILLIAM J. MCCULLY Dentistry RICHARD H. MCNERNY Dentistry JOSEPH P. MANON, JR. Dentistry ANDREW F. MIHOCKO Dentistry WILLIAM K. MILLER Dentistry VICTOR W. MOLNAR Dentistry JOHN R. MUMMA Dentistry Pittsburgh, Pa. Summit Hill, Pa. Uniontown, Pa. Smethport, Pa. Boston, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Muncy, Pa. Lopez, Pa. Munhall, Pa Hazelton, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Donora, Pa. Johnstown, Pa. New Castle, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Weirton, W. Va Pittsburgh, Pa. Greensburg, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa Sharon, Pa. Sewickley, Pa. McKeesport, Pa. McKeesport, Pa GERALD L. OSTFIELD Pittsburgh, Denlirhly JOHN W. OTT Pittsburgh, llentishy WILLIAM H. OWENS Scottdale, Dcnlislry STANLEY R. PATTERSON Sistcrsville, W. DL'llfiJ'f7y THOMAS J. PATTERSON Ellwood City, Dfnlixtry PARKS S. PAUL Pittsburgh, Denfixlzy STEVEN W. PERAND Pittsburgh, Dcnlixlry Pa Pa Pa Va Pa Pa. Pa e ' ,I . aa. it-' Ks IN I Lgixiigtfx "" I l 'Y' Y ' . "if xx! X In their junior year, Dent students begin work in These Dent students are studying dental cleaning techniques. the clinic. Practical experience like this gives them valuable training for future years. Students have constant guidance from professors in their clinical work, here the student discusses the patient's X-rays with the professor. Q' in SAMUEL PETERMAN Springdale, Pa. DONALD M. SCHWARTZ Duquesne, Pa. Dentistry Dmfifffy LOUIS A. PETRAGLIA Pittsburgh, Pa. EDWARD H- SEBASTIAN PirrSbufsh,Pf1- Dentistry Dmfi-WJ' A, Mgnongahglgl, Pa, W. New KChSll'lgtOh, Pa. Dentistry Dfnfifffy ,E 1 1 Q,fD. DD , i 4D D ..-4 ...r EMERSON D. SHELLEY Dallastown, Pa. E. GEORGE STAFFIERI DuBois, Pa. Dentistry Dentistry JOHN SOLAN Allentown, Pa. I CLEMENT E. STALEY Pittsburgh, Pa. Dentistry Dentistry JOHN A. SOROKA Arnold, Pa. DAVID STECKEL Scranton, Pa, Dentistry Dentistry EDISON K. STRONG Dunbar, Pa. WILLIE B. TRICE New Cumberland, W. Va. Dentistry Dentistry KAY F. THOMPSON Broughton, Pa. LAWRENCE E. VAN KIRK, JR. Pittsburgh, Pa. Dentistry Dentistry CALVERT E. TRENT Baileysville, W. Va. GEORGE T. WALK Pittsburgh, Pa. Dentistry Dentistry ROLAND E. WARNTZ Pittsburgh, Pa. Dentistry ALEXANDER J. WHITE Clairton, Pa. Dentistry DWIGHT B. WICKS Johnstown, Pa. Dentistry I5 f V I GLENN C. WILLIAMS Pittsburgh, Pa. Dentistry LEO J. WIRTH Etna, Pa, Dentistry HELEN ZINN Pittsburgh, Pa. Dentistry 'FT-EEL., , ' 'N F "l"l Dean R. P. Keuhn The student nurses trim the tree for thc arrival of Saint Nick. At Ellsworth Center, the nurses have a small part of Pitt all their own this year. Almost all of the nursing classes have been scheduled in the red brick building for the 1952-53 session. The faculty and students are able to meet together through the Student-Faculty Nursing Association. The Association works through special committees composed of both faculty and undergraduates, which does much to enrich the lives of the student nurses. At the end of the preclinical period, beginning students receiver their first honor of recognition at the "capping ceremony." The Black Banding ceremony at the beginning of the senior year is the second stepping stone to a career in nursing. The final recognition for students of nursing is the Pinning ceremony at the end of the basic profes- sional program. 1 At the end of their five-year training program, the nurses may schedule further specialization work at the University or enter their professional careers with a sense of security based on the knowledge of the excellent nursing education that they have received. Not only must a nurse be adept at administering a hypo, but she must also be a part-time dietician. Here, the girls practice on themselves by preparing Z1 well-balanced lunch. bk. LOUISE ALLAYAUD Ncmacolin, Pa. MARY E. BEACH Montrose, Pa Nu,-,ting Nursing JEAN H. ALLISON Derry, Pa. MARJORIE G. BEERS Indiana, Pa Nursing Nur-riflg JOAN M. BACKUS East Rochester, N.Y. GEORGIANNA BOOTH Beaver Falls, Pa Nursing Eduration Nursing ANNA 1. CAMPBELL Pittsburgh, Pa. JANE L- FLEMING Bradford, Pa Nursing Nufffng MAE A. cAR1No Indiana, Pt. MARY L- GU-LESPIE Cddi1.0hi0 Nursing Nursing BARBARA B. CLBGG Pittsburgh, Pt. MARIANNE ,HAH-E Pittsburgh, Pa Nursing Nursing JOYCE HAWKINS Pittsburgh, Pa. PHILOMENA E. IANNUZZI Pittsburgh, Pa. Nursing Nursing EVELYN M. HOOP New Kensington, Pa. GERALDINE JACKSON Pittsburgh, Pa. Nursing Nursing MARY J. HUCZKO Clyde, Pa. LAURA L. JAMES Follansbce, W. Va. Nursing Education Nursing CHARLOTTE L. JONES Nursing ELIZABETH L. KESSLAK Nursing ELIZABETH KOKAYKO Nursing Pittsburgh, Pa Johnstown, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. DOROTHY J. LYNCH Glenfield, Pa Nursing Education ELAINE L. MCILWAIN Jersey Shore, Pa. Nursing NANCY A. MILLER Johnstown, Pa. Nursing in LORRAINE MLINAR Nursing PATRICIA J. MOLL Nursing ELEANOR A. MURPHY Nursing PATRICIA L. NELSON Nursing CATHERINE A. OLIVERIO Nursing Education ESTHER S. PERLOW Nursing Education MARY C. POSTEL Nursing FLORENCE G. POWERS Nursing MARGARET A. RIESS Nursing DOROTHY M. RYAN Nursing HELEN SECUNDA Nursing Education CAROLYN M. SMITH Nursing SHIRLEY M. SPEER Nursing MARY K. TOOHILL Nursing WILDA M. YEAGER Nursing PATRICIA L. ZOLL Nursing Univ ersal Pittsburgh, Industry Ford City, Clarksburg, W. Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Donora, Tarentum, Pittsburgh, Butler, Pittsburgh, Connellsville, Pittsburgh, Greensburg, Harrisburg, fl Q ' Q . win i. Ni , 4, H5 H I 1 w'gQ,, , Y . ' H ' in " . ' wigs L' 'Q 1 Af I.. - z- 'fig EflAMUPfS:if J- Q' wif 153 E am' E35 IVE H 3 Inn ll EJ 4 JF? 'B 'eil qs Walii :ggi i U Y? 1 5 s Another ounce is needed to complete this prescription. The Pitt School of Pharmacy, although located on the Boulevard of the Allies, is a very important part of the University. Pharmacy school students are an especially close, well-knit group with a strong sense of fellowship and co- operation. The group publishes its own news- paper, The Pill Capsule, and has organized an active student council. Besides busy classroom and lab work, the senior class annually takes two trips to Parke-Davis in Detroit, Michigan and Eli Lily in Indianapolis, Indiana. Prominent 1 visiting speakers in pharmacy and its allied fields, stimulating seminars, and visits to pharmacy laboratories provide a full schedule for these stu- dents. A student branch of the American pharma- ceutical Association provides an excellent link with the practicing pharmacists. Dean E. C. Reif and his fine staff believe in a well-rounded education and have encouraged many social events each year. The new equipment and re- search laboratory provided added incentive for high scholastic achievement. ' if 86 EDWIN R. ARMOUR Pittsburgh, Pa. Pharmacy MARVIN BARENT Pittsburgh, Pa. Pharmacy ALBERT L. BARSKY Pittsburgh, Pa. Pharmacy THOMAS I-I. BAYNHAM Pittsburgh, Pa. Pharmacy DAVID BELKIN Pittsburgh, Pa. Pharmacy ANDREW BENZA Windber, Pa. Pharmacy DONALD F. BONDI McKeesport, Pa. Pharmacy WILLIAM P. BOOKLEINER Pittsburgh Pa Pharmacy , ROBERT H. BOTZER Pittsburgh, Pa. Pharmacy LUTHER R. BOWEN Martins Ferry, O. Pharmacy DONALD A. BURGETT Indiana, Pa Pharmacy ROBERT P. CHURCHILL Library, Pa Pharmacy BERNARD A. D'ALOISIO Altoona, Pa Pharmacy GEORGE B. DAVIDSON Butler. Pa Pharmacy RAYMOND E. DESSY Blawnox, Pa Pharmacy JOHN R. DEZZUTTI Pittsburgh, Pa Pharmacy WILLIAM R. DILTS Youngstown, O. Pharmacy MICHAEL J. DRUZISKY Ambridge, Pa. Pharmacy LEONARD L. FINE Clairton, Pa. Pharmacy WILLIAM G. FISHER Patton, Pa Pharmacy EDWARD J. FREEAUF, JR. Conneaut Lake, Pa. Pharmacy EDWARD C. GARBER Pittsburgh, Pa. Pharmacy JAY A. GEFSKY Pittsburgh, Pa. Pharmacy H HAROLD J. HASSEL Sharon, Pa. Pharmacy FRED C. HAUSLER Pittsburgh, Pa. Pharmacy ALLEN M. HOFFMAN Pittsburgh, Pa. Pharmacy E. RAYMOND HUCK Rankin, Pa. Pharmacy RAY L. JACKSON Wilkinsburg, Pa. Pharmacy WILLIAM D. JELINEK Pittsburgh, Pa. Pharmacy DENNIS W. KARLHEIM, JR. Wilkes-Barre, Pa. Pharmacy WILLIAM J. KINNARD, JR. New Castle, Pa. Pharmacy GORDON W. KNIGHT Pharmacy Pittsburgh, Pa. A... .nf SARAH A. LEMMON Holbrook, Po. WILLIAM M- MOORE Pittsburgh, Pa Pharmacy Phafmafy EDWARD LEWINTER Pittsburgh, Pa. .IOE MUOIO Beaver Falls, Pa Phgfmgpy Phdfmdfy DANIEL G. MARIANO Pittsburgh, Pa. RONALD L. PETERS McKeesport, Pa Phgfmgpy Pharmacy i B. Tuftlg Crgek, Pa. A. New Castle, Pa Pharmacy Pharmacy GABRIELLA O. ROBA Munhall, Pa. MAX SHERMAN Pittsburgh, Pa Pharmacy Pharmacy DAVID P. ROSENFIELD Pittsburgh, Pa. MARGARET F- SHERWOOD Leefoniat 0 Pharmacy Pharmacy .. HIM JAMES F. SILVERMAN Pittsburgh, Po.. ALEX M- VENIG Pittsburgh, Pa- Pharmacy Phdfmdfy CHESTER J. SLESINGER Johnstown, Po. JOANN L. WALTHER Eldttd, Pa- Plmrmggy Pharmacy FRANK J, SUI-105141 pittsburgh, pa, WILLIAM P. WALTHER Pittsburgh, Pa. Pharmacy Pharmacy JOSEPH B. WARREN, JR. Pittsburgh, Pa. JAMES E. WUNDERLY Pittsburgh, Pa Pharmacy Pharmacy WILLIAM R. WEYEL Pittsburgh, Pa. JOHN W. YOUNT Pittsburgh, Pa Pharmacy Pharmacy ROBERT L. WILLIAMS Pittsburgh, Pa. Pharmacy 8 8 N.. my '-ggi. " 3' ' "QL Rm-gm' .fi Bishop Brown BNINIVHI 1lVl3lI JU HVIHIIEI Professor Walter Sobotka shows future retailing executives the construction of fabrics. Founded in 1918, the Retail Training Bureau was organized as a cooperative venture between major Pittsburgh stores and higher education for the purpose of developing future store executives. The close and sympathetic cooperation has con- tinued through thirty-hve years. Of particular advantage to students is the location of the Retail Training Bureau in the city of Pittsburgh, long recognized as "the city of department stores." Pittsburgh, therefore, serves as the ideal laboratory in training for careers in retailing. Students work under a program which coordinates university classroom instruction by store-trained professors with practical experience in prominent retail stores. Classroom theory is tested in actual working situations, an opportunity rare in the learning stage of any career. Experi- ence, in turn, serves to enrich classroom discus- sion. For the store laboratory work students are paid, thus giving the opportunity for partial self-support while training for a career. Research Bureau for Retail Training Class of 1953 F1'r.rrRow: S. Freedman, M. Headley, B. Shope, E. Mastrocola, A. Alvin, M. Kelly. Second Row: J. Shope, E. Soter, J. Sayre, M. I-Iomisak, V. Perrine, C. Johnson, G. Zischkau III, J. Mazur. Third Row: C. Hollingsworth, L. Moss, D. Lecker, C. Price, N. Stephens, M. Thomas, E. Murphy, S. Waugh, B. Brown, M. Lawrence, J. Baldus, G. Knupp, L. Glick. Fourth Row: E. Kinavey, Jr., E. Bevilacqua, T. Mandrus, W. Meiter, M. Rice, C. Candee, R. Raney, E. Tilly, G. Bokos, E. Zern, J. Elorriaga, M. Merz, Jr. Ffylh Row: G. Wyer, M. Bortz, J. Sokolowski, H. Brackett, E. George, A. Frye, Jr., M. Malyn, R. Eisaman, J. Mallernee, J. Gronick. Sixth Row: E. Shea, Jr., F. Garred, D. Miller, G. Phillips, D. Onasch, J. Huston, R. Conloguc, D. Warneke, R. Beatty, F. Bobniz. 1 ' Tllllhnl-ll Retail students study in the world's largest library of books 'md periodicals exclusively on retailing subjects. The research division of the Bureau, which seeks the better ways ofperforming retailing func- tions, develops studies based on research in Pitts- burgh's department stores. While working on these living problems, students have the oppor- tunity of applying the methods of retail research. A master's degree is earned upon successful completion of the year's study. The 19th and 9.oth floors of the Cathedral of Learning are the home of the Retail Training Bureau. Here is complete concentration on retail- ing, from specially designed classrooms to the world's largest library devoted exclusively to books and periodicals on retailing subjects. These Hoors also include the retail research division, faculty and administrative offices, and student lounge. The Director of the Bureau is Professor Bishop Brown who has been associated with the Bureau since 1929 and has been its Director since 1936. In this capacity he has helped and inspired hundreds of Bureau students who are now execu- tives in retailing the world around. An informal group meets between classes in the Bureau lounge. This student is taking a quick glance between classes to keep up with the world of retailing news and fashion. Although the 1953 Owl is thought of primarily as the seniors' book, it is also important to the under- Two underclassmen make appoint- ments at the Student Desk to donate blood for the Pitt Blood Drive. Undcrelassmen played an important part in putting the Drive over the top. Students often make dates to meet in the libraries and study together. There is always some question as to how much study- ing is done, but it is an interest- ing way to spend the off-hours between classes. classmen who greatly outnumber the seniors. They too combine activities with studies and social life to make up life at Pitt. The fifth Hoor delivery room is often the busiest in the University. This is especially evident when the underclass- men realize that their final term papers and book reports are due. - - - -7-1-..,,-.... 4 - .gf fai l.. ' L:-I1 1 1, ' .- i J ' v-' .-va ,J i Q , 1 1 ,4 1' lb 111' ' 1 ra '1 .1 on , 01' F I .1 9 b Of 'a s'. u -,u n 1 1 '1 .- I. ,-' ,'-'. !i.f:.:.',-'1-.L.A p'n - .'a 19 -1 If:-'1-m..-:-gf-f: 'f1rf:.:f-iFe2- 'I 1 1. .n n'..",-D n 1'- -j.'z':.-: 'Q'-:u:q:.'a:Z tv 4.1.1-in ,.5,...5 , ,,- '1 . 1-'n'u'1-'H' " .-'.-fl.-.-z.-.-1.--.-'--' ..-.,--,-,1 1- n 1'.-'1v .U.:....jln...-.,,..1..1.':,' ..'1':.".b4I1".t,',:. .. I' ,,1h1:,....-4. , fain' .p 1 1,1 .. .-.1 ,I 1 ,nl ,Z-.n 1. 4133.1 ,1 , .16 g,1p .n 1- 3,1 . 1. ,. .. .n 4' 1 1 .,-.- .p . '.'a.-:.'1". . vi -n1- hu-4-...Un -'n'1'.n'n5' ""--. 1' 1:1--U-v no -' ' .1 1- 4 ,q,:- --n 1 1'L.'f:'. Eff '1Q1-,:,1...n,, .4'1.'.11- ',-4 S 4 1a . 1 S 1' X Y J. CYNTHIA R. ABERMAN College HENRY C. ADAMS College ESTELLE ADLER Education RONALD J. AMALONG College FRANK A. AUDINO College HEYWOOD BALLARD Pharmacy RALPH G. BARONE Bus. Admin. MICHAEL G. BARR? Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa. Greenville, Pa. New Castle, Pa. Sewickley, Pa. Weirton, W. Va. Pittsburgh, Pa. College JOSEPH A. BANIK ' Munhall, Pa College MARION E. BAYNHAM Pittsburgh, Pa. Education LOU I. BEAM Pittsburgh, Pa. College KENNETH D. BENNER Pittsburgh, Pa. Engineering MYRON J. BERMAN, JR Pittsburgh, Pa. Law RICHARD D. BLOSSER Baden, Pa. College PATRICIA A. BOSSART Cheswick, Pa. College MARYLEONA BROWN Monongahela, Pa. Education REBECCA J. BUCHANAN Claysville, Pa. College CHARLES W. BUNCE, JR. Erie, Pa. Bus. Admin. ' MERLE R. BYERLE New Brighton, Pa. Pharmacy JOHN T. CALDWELL, JR. Avalon, Pa. College MARIE F. CARR Pittsburgh, Pa. Education SONDRA L. CHESTER Pittsburgh, Pa. College MARY RUTH CHISAR Pittsburgh, Pa. Education SONYA L. CHRIN College Greensburg, Pa. J UDITH COHEN College CLARA J. COOPER College DORIS JEAN COUTS College NANCY E. CREASY College JAMES E. CRESTO College JOHN R. CRONE Pharma:-y HARRY N. CUNNINGHAM, JR. College ESTHER CURRIE Education DONALD W. DAY Bur. Admin. LEWIS D. DENUZZIO College ROBERT E. DICKINSON Engineering FRANK D. DILEO College RICHARD K. DODS Pharmacy BARBARA A. DOUGLAS Bur. Admin. CHARLES W. ETTER College PHYLLIS A. ETZLER College JANET L. EVANS College BARBARA R. FELSER College BARRIE E. FISHER College CHARLES R. FLOYD Engineering MELVIN FORST Bus. Admin. JOANNE M. FRANZ College MARK A. FRIEDMAN College DONNA J. GALBRAITH College Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Aspinwall, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Knox, Pa. Imperial, Pa. Clark Twp., New Jersey Pittsburgh, Pa. Aliquippa, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Sewicklcy, Pa. Ligonier, Pa. Warrendale, Pa. East Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. aff GRETA L. GATH Pittsburgh, Pa. JAMES E. GERNERT Verona, Pa College College FELIX W. GAZDIK Aspinwall, Pa. LILLIS A. GIBSON Pittsburgh, Pa Mine: 0011584 VERA C. GEISLER Pittsburgh, Pa. PAUL T. GILLILAND Avalon, Pa Collt-gg Bux. Admin. IV .af . I ' ' 1 I CLARK R. GOODWIN Gibsonia, Pa. JENNIE M. HADDAD Bentleyville, Pa. College College SANFORD H. GORBY Pittsburgh, Pa. HAZEL M. HALLAM West Mifflin, Pa. College Education LOIS F. GROSZ Pitcairn, Pa. HELEN L. HAMPERS Pittsburgh, Pa. College Education VINCENT P. HARRISON Pittsburgh, Pa. CONRAD J. HAYWOOD, JR. Pittsburgh, Pa College Mine: WAYNE HARSHBERGER New Kensington, Pa. JEAN E. HENRY Pittsburgh, Pa College College BERNARD G. HAWKINS Connellsville, Pa. ROBERT M. HERSHO McKeesport, Pa Engineering College K, V 6 I .X x., i W, g ARLENE M. HESS Pittsburgh, Pa. PATRICK HUGHES Latrobe, Pa. College College JEAN F. HILL Martins Ferry, Ohio YUSSUFF H. IBRAHIM Bombay, India Bus. Admin. College NANCY J. HITTLE Grunville, Pa. LOIS A. IFFT Pittsburgh, Pa. College 96 Education A RUTH J. IRELAND Pittsburgh, Pa. ADA JOSEPH. Pittsburgh, Pa Education College ' JAMES S. JAUN Tionesta, Pa. EUGENE L. JOX Broughton, Pa Education College MYRON R. JOHNSTON Pittsburgh, Pa. NORMA L. JURSO Munhall, Pa Bus. Admin. College HELEN M. KAMENOS Cnrmichaels, Pa. JOHN T. KINN Dunkirk, N, Y But. Admin. pharmacy FRANK J. KARFES Grove City, Pa. GERALDINE E. KOI-IN Pittsburgh, Pa 0011525 Edueation DAHLIA KATZ' Pittsburgh, Pa. WILLIAM A. KOLODGY Windber, Pa Education ' ' Bus. Admin. i TIMOTHY J. KOVAR Pittsburgh, Pa. ROBERT C- KRUTZ Ch21l'lC1'0i, Pa C011,g, Pharmacy GERALD A. KRAUS Glenshuw, Pa. ZORA KUKIC East McKeesport, Pa Bus. Admin. COME? NORMA 'J. KRAUS Glenshaw, Pa. JOHN KURHAN Pittsburgh, Pa College Cvlfegf JOHN H. LANGE College LOIS J. LOUTTIT Education PATRICK J. LOGUE College Belle Vernon, Pa. ELAINE R. LOVE Pittsburgh, Pa College Monongahela, Pa. RIGINA A. LUCAS Finleyvillc, Pa Education Elwyn, Pa. SARI I. LUX Uniontown, Pa 97 Pharmacy LEWIS L. MCCOLLOUGH College FRANCIS L. MCWRIGHT Bus. Admin. EDWARD J. MAIR Bus. Admin. FRANKLIN MANIOS Pharmacy PAULINE A. MARKESS College IRENE T. MARSICO Bus. Admin. JOHN A. MARTUCCI College KARL F. MEYERS Bus. Admin. JAMES R. MIHALOEW Warren, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Corona, New York Warren, Ohio New Brighton, Pa. Aspinwall, Pa. Charleroi, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Ambridge, Pa. Engineering JOHN A. MIHALOEW Ambridge, Pa. Engineering WAYNE C. MILLER New Bethlehem, Pa. Pharmacy MARGARET L. MOELLENBROCK Pittsburgh, Pa. College ADELE B. MORITZ Pittsburgh, Pa. Education JANE A. MORRELL Pittsburgh, Pa. College HARRY L. MYERS Waynesboro, Pa. College JOHN P. NAIRN Punxsutawney, Pa. College ALVIN C. OGG Wilkinsburg, Pa. Bus. Admin. LAWRENCE N. PAPER Bus. Admin. TOM E. PARKER Bur. Admin. DIMITRI M. PETRO College GAIL E. PFEIFFER College CATHERINE J. PICKERING College THOMAS E. PIEMME College FRANCIS E. POMILIO College Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Donora, Pa. East Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Beaver, Pa. Elizabeth, Pa. NANCY J. POUNDS College JACK E. POTTS Bus. Admin. MARY JO PROUDFOOT College LEONARD R. REEVES College MARION J. REICH College DONALD H. RINGNESS Bus. Admin. PATRICIA L. RITZ Education SHIRLEY A. RITZ College MARIE E. RIZAK College RUTH H. ROTH College HELEN RUF F College BARBARA SARVER College THERESA C. sEBoLY Education RICHARD S. SHANNON Bus. Admin. ROBERTA SHEARER Education JOSEPH T. SHULER Bus. Admin. WILLIAM R. SILL Engineering BERNICE J. SIROTA College MARGARET J. SMITH College MARILYN J. SNODE College HERBERT s. SOLTMAN Bus. Admin. IRVIN B. SPANGLER Engineering WILLIAM J. STALEY Law BILLIE R. STEMLER College Pittsburgh, Pa Greensburg, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa Latrobe, Pa Meyersdale, Pa Valencia, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa Pittsburgh, Pa. McKeesport, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Allison Park, Pa. Rankin, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Turtle Creek, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Latrobe, Pa. Clairton, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa.- Central City, Pg. Pittsburgh, Pa. Coraopolis, Pa. s - Bn . I 'l 45- fig, 6 q ', v N. F wi R if K :iff Q ' iff' 'f ' 1 1-'iff -f .ge .5-. V 'Ffh kt. -I . , ...,,vQ.f rw . i i MELISSA J. STIGERS Indiana, Pa. College ELINORE E. STONE Pittsburgh, Pa. College JACQUELINE A. SULICK Mt. Carmel, Pa. College PEGGY C. SYLVIS Ni M 5 Pittsburgh, Pa. College MARY J. TAUBLER Pittsburgh, Pa. Education ROBERT E. TEMPLE Aliquippa, Pa. Engineering , 3?lfQf.- Zxifrii gfffwiiiiri . , A ' , j f' - viii'-E .- if fp 'WS if .P . up . Q 4 1922 -. A L' P' " A at . I M64 MARY S. VOLPE Pittsburgh, Pa. College JANIS M. WESOKY Pittsburgh, Pa. Education ROBERT H. WILKINS Pittsburgh, Pa. College LINDA L. YOUNG College McDonald, Pa. IOO U' ii fe CHARLES A. SUPROCK Engineering WILLIAM D. SWANSTON Engineering JAMES E. SWEENEY College . ' i - a Baden, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. JOAN E. THOMAS College JAMES K. THOMPSON College RONALD A. THOMPSON Bus. Admin. SAMUEL G. WOODINGS College PATRICIA J. WOODS Education MAJORIE J. WRIGHT Edumtion iii: Tv .515- I 'rug 'T .A Mn. .ff cyl? 'wr' .fray-e McKeesport, Pa. Manor, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. 3 . un is ,H ,, Verona, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. Pittsburgh, Pa. 6 , - -- Q ' gr-: J' 4 ' i F' f ' f ,ff . ' V ' ." ' K fv 4 sf . '6'?H"v' ' 7 -- 1 T 'A'.3"f39" W' J , ' ' S' A 'gf t -f ng' ' ' l ' V - " 'vii A, ' 'Q p f "3 1 J ,153 ut ' X ' I , . rf V ' vw I ' xy' ' 1 V f 4 If Q. z.hf,,AQ,n A' - ,i'Qf.'- A'-"I A Y Wa: V M , gn' .,A 5 fl, L hs i,."'1 'g F f . u ,u ,N . 'l.5,L.fjy!g4:J,, 'lijlih' 'QU xf I 1 JP-jp, 1, 1 nz., F 1 -,f QA g. i: 2 , 4 3 . , - ii? , kii- ' '71 5, , . SQ' M: ...-.,.:.,..,, -Q , f a I ' Y C-'gf .. LM - -l rf, 'X wwiyw' 54. ,Q , A KL xp u I X 1 41,15 ' , 1 Eff- .-4N,'- J' , ' " I Q a x ,. ,A-1 xi 9192" A H - K, mm E, E .Ae m-1 55 Q .fi fi 1 7 Q fb: H. '1 1 , fs , J J , IV Q30 I V QE , I, 'gin v:f.'QWf',"1ff A'i1f. fgg' W fa , .M .V , tif' YM. rf Oh - ,. v 5 1 ,1,,r 5 , w .- . '...,x , -,. - 1. 4 I . Vi 1 W' 'x-wary ty 1 :Y '25, 3 J 2 ,gi ' 5- X I 0- V y U' P 0 Y ,,,- vi:?61?3iL I in 1 . -:gg , I i The Vade Mecum is a small book put out by the VVSGA for the women of Pitt. In it are listed all the student activities, their functions, and purpose, a brief history of the University, and a calendar listing major events and goings on around Pitt. To every Pitt co-ed the Vade Mecum extends the friendly invitation, "Come with me." xr? Pitt starts the season's social whirl with an all student mixer dance and from the looks of things the mixation isn't bad at all. The purpose of these get togethers is to help the new freshmen and the transfers or out of town population of Pitt and the opposite sex, f course. Pitt is really just onebig happy fa and the mixer dance helps make it so. students get acquainted with the general s i i c l O m ily, J Aliucators proudly use pictures such as these ,iff to point out youth's great craving for knowledge. During the first week of classes when students are all in a hurry to get their text-books, the bookstore is truly a haven for the thin and small. You're a lucky one if you come out as you went in. IOQ. ....., -. "4 ... .Q-'Ir-w ... ,S ' ,. 'f Q. , "Q Q' is ' 51.5 xkf"1.' e . .'x.x ., -WX -A xy N VNNX ' ' ' ,S xx, 'XD :cb i AC- " '- XXX' Ks' N , u Xb X XR A. ' '- O X ts X xx 1 The men have a chance to relax and kibitz away from the din of the tuck shop and class rooms up in the eighth Hoor Panther Room. Ping-pong, card playing, smoking and munching on candy bars can be observed at almost any time during the day. Sort of a poor man's faculty club! Billy Graham, the Evangelist, speaks to an assembly of Pitt students at Foster Memorial. This is just part of the University's plan to present speakers of different creeds and faiths to the student body. 103 Pitt often starts celebrating before the game is won as is the case at the pre-Pitt-Iowa Kickoff Dance. The lovely young lady is receiving the doorprize of the evening: a football autographed by all the players and coaches. Perhaps the players would like the lovely ladyls autograph! ll esp J -'Fi """' 1 J 1 I ' fAw. Y Q W -s 'D '-4 All 4' 4 'Nil' N , x 4 II '58 ri 'H 4, v , ' '- Q JH' ,J Q . Y A ., yrs' 05 , faq HVUUN Sl K Wa x 1 5944 44+ s Gia? 1 I ,. he W.. n Wifffgyffpil' 4R1f'g 'f ,f'-L ,' ff Q X"' 'X 4 X., f. 1 ' 4 En, -'- ru, rf' ' 1 T- Z fp 'Z f 4' Q 114.-yfl . 5 , Y: 0' ? V 1 Q? ff K X X a X x K N X W Fin! Row: G. Cohen, M. Griffen, J. Sitler, K. Williamson, E. Smith, D. Mitchell, J. Hardman. Second Row: D. Clark, R. H. Gollings, J. W. O'Rourke, I". S. Horner, J. Libengood, B. Schriver, R. Arnold, A. Robbins, J. E. Gallapapa. Alpha Phi mega Alpha Phi Omega's visit lonely Panther mascots at Highland Park Zoo. From the looks on their faces these fellows must have found something mighty exciting in the past of Alpha Phi Omega. 106 Pres. John M. Sitler V. Pres. Kenneth T. Williamson Rec. Sec. Milton Griflin Treas. David Mitchell Adv. Thomas McBride "Are they supposed to be Draculas, Frank- ensteins, Wolf Men, or men from Mars?" asked the poor, frightened freshman as she gazed in horror at the pictures lining the hall near the student desk. "And what are those jars of money for anyhow?" Al Robbins, standing near by, was quick to come to the lady's aid. "They," he said knowingly, "are the contestants in Pitt's most unusual beauty contest for the 'Ugliest Man' in Pitt, sponsored by Alpha Phi Omega. A small donation to the Pitt Chest will register your vote, this is one election where you are encouraged to vote as many times as you please." Alpha Phi Omega did many more pleasant things though. They went as a group to the Pitt Players' production of "The Heiress" and had a party afterward. Some of the fellows were lucky enough to attend the Alpha Phi Omega national convention in Columbus, Ohio, where they got many ideas to use for service projects at Pitt. Arnold Air Society Pres. Dick Keilhofer V. Pres. Al Seligsohn Rec. Sec. Dick Pizzadez Treas, A1 Ziegler Adv, Capt. R. Burns The Pitt chapter of the national honorary Air Force fraternity, Arnold Air Society, is a fairly new organization. Yet, since its origin in the spring of 1949, it has developed with admirable rapidity. This year, the society, formerly known as Prop and Wing, again strove to promote better relations and understanding between the advanced students of the AFROTC and the ROTC Department Staff, to advance the military preparedness and protection of our country and to increase our knowledge of the scope and mission of the U.S. Air Force. Besides its oflicial business, the Pitt chapter organized a Christmas Dance and other social functions including pledge smokers and picnics. The Air Society taps for members at the be- ginning of both the spring and fall semesters. Qualifications for membership are a 2.0 average in ROTC and a 1.5 overall average in the Uni- versity. First Row: J. Glofioso, R. Keilhofer, R. Burns, A. Seligsohn, A. Ziegler. Caldwell, R. Magill, M. Hudson, J. Alster, R. Pizzadez. Big Five interview future birdman. Dick Kcilhofcr and Irv Shapiro agree that the joke was funny but their fellow classmates still don't understand! Serond Row: L. Lippert, H. Blinn, H. Hubner, J. - w f -n " 11.1 ir. First Row: G. Braun, J. Deller, C. Tryon, O. Daley, W. Zcralsky. Second Row: P. Licbman, M. Rosclla, J. Kulba, G. Carna- buci. Third Row: lf. Freutlml, H. Lange, R. Schlegel, R. Keddic, P. Logue. Beta Beta Beta Pres. john J. Deller V. Pres. Owen H. Daley Rec. Sec. Charles C. Bollinger Treas. William A. Zeralsky Adv. Dr. C. A. Tryon Scientists watch as student injects rabbit with serum. 1o8 Under the watchful eye of President John Deller, Beta Beta Beta members worked diligently preparing histological slides for their use in re- search work. Tri Beta's spent a great deal of their time in the Tri Beta room and to make it more livable they decorated it with picturesg collections of bugs, animals, plants, and bones that only a science lover could appreciateg and modern drapes to add a homey touch. Many of the young scientists did extensive study and in- dividual research work in bacteriology with some unusual and impressive results. Tri Beta's social activities included an open house and an initiation banquet in the fall and spring, and student faculty smokers and general business meetings. The feature event of the group was a weekend field trip to the Pymatuning Laboratory of Field Biology. At this scenic spot where nature's small field animals, snakes, wild plants, and aquatic life live in freedom . . . until they arrive, the young biologists were quite at home. For three days they hunted, fished, collected, dissected, and dis- cussed their personal discoveries . . . and then the long road home for happy Beta's. With squinted eyes Tri Beta's examine insects. W' 1 , 5 3""'f!'i',A,'L Fin! Row: R. Cramblet, A. Smolkovich, N. Zentgraf, B. Douglas, P. Baird, M. Van Kirk. Second Row: E. Bayer, J. Pickering, N. Jurso, J. Thomas, A. Longridge, J. Grimm, 1. Marsico. Third Row: P. Woods, S. English, B. Russell, C. Ortiz, J. Evans, A. Joseph, J. Danovitz, M. Blumenthal. What do the egg, sunburst, and dart sym- bolize in the ceiling of the Greek Room? Whose picture hangs in the Scottish room? What do the colors signify in the front windows of Heinz Chapel? Exactly what happened the night the English Room was dedicated? For the answers to these and many other questions, ask a Cwen. This year every Cwen was a Nationality and Heinz Chapel Hostess. The social season of the Cwens included a Christmas supper, Founder's Day Tea and a party with the alumnae. Alpha Phi Omega and Cwens worked together Cwens Pres. Barbara Douglas V. Pres. Patricia Baird Rec. Sec. Nancy Zentgraf Adv. Miss Cramblet Marlene Blumenthal and Jean Danovitz proudly sell Student Directories jointly published by Cwens and Alpha Phi Omega. this year to put out an extra special Student Directory. For the first time the boys' names were put in the directory and also their telephone numbers. That gave everyone a fair chance. In November the halls were filled with students, arms loaded with directories, stopping everyone. "Buy a Student Directory," "Find out her phone number." There were results. Shortly after the directory publication telephones buzzed continu- ously as Pitt's social life progressed . . . thanks to Alpha Phi Omega and Cwens. Cwens anxiously await elevators to take them to classes. IO9 First Row: J. Adams, D. Feldman, H. Striglos. Second Row: A. Moritz, C. Sheflier, H. Hallam, R. Caplan, J. Murton, F. Peresman, E. Adler, R. Ireland. Third Row: S. Irwin, V. Freeman, H. Hampers, J. Louttit, E. Scott, L. Gottschall, L. Jacobs, D. Parks, M. Basil, G. Anderson. Fourlh Row: E. Milligram, J. Cirilano, R. L. Grubbs, A. E. Walbert, R. Similo. Delta Delta Lambda Pres. Doris Feldman V. Pres. Helen Striglos Rec. Sec. Jeanne Adams Treas. Lemonia Moraitis Adv. Mr. Anderson, Mr. Grubbs The initiation banquets of Delta Delta Lambda at the Royal York in November are traditional at Pitt. Every year DDL, the honorary Business Education Fraternity, pledges outstand- ing scholars in this field. They have faculty speakers, honored guests, and alumni at their large affairs and social gatherings. Every year at Christmas the members have a party at one of the sorority houses on campus. This is an informal get-together where they ex- change presents and have good things to eat. The future teachers of Business Education have regular meetings and always have speakers who are eminent in their respective field. "Do you think the new type of shorthand is better than the old Gregg method?" or "Have you seen the new accounting books of high school stu- dents?" are some of the ideas and discussions among the DDL members. After the Delta Delta Lambda "Open House" plans are made, members invite all the depart- ment students to the affair. In this way they be- come acquainted with the many students at Pitt in the Business Education department. IIO Jeanne Adams seems quite pleased with the speed at which she is typing-her accuracy also amazes Doris Feldman. 5 Doris Feldman, President of Delta Delta Lambda, aids girls with mimeograph machine. 4 1 'CJ'- Firsl Row: S. Kondis, R. Horne, F. Pnnehura, G. Rouse, C. Trent. SL'L'0?ld1f0'w.'1'l. Salvi,1". Kiwatisky, G. Fischer, S. Perund, - G. Ewing, J. Ott, D. Osbon. fI'l1i1'dKow.'j. 1'licks,R. Str:1ub,j. Ward, L. Weiss, G. Guine, L. Giuliani. f'i0Il7'lll Row: W. Shoff, P. Johnston, 'l'. Kottraba, O. Simpson, R. Gifford. The latest techniques in X-raying are demonstrated by dent student Larry Van Kirk. Classmates observe future dentist extracting molar from will- ing patient. ' . ........ K - . fi ,il 5 Delta Sigma Delta -.....J I Grand Master Ludwig Lombardi VVorthy Master George Quick Scribe David Hamilton Treas. Franklin Coole Deputy Dr. Homer Butts "Are you sure that you have the name cards for the rushees and their dates to wear?" President Ludwig Lombardi and his fraternity brothers are always busy in the fall planning the rush parties for freshmen in Dent School. They polish and wax the floors in the fraternity house, paint the walls and spread out the welcome mat. The Delta Sigma Delta house is always a welcome stop for all Dent School students. Delta Sigma Delta is an honorary dental fraternity honoring outstanding scholarship in the field of dentistry. In the spring of the year, the Delta Sig's packed lunches and headed for North and South Park to have farewell picnics for their graduating seniors. Dent school students don't find too much time for parties and play, but they do find time for their annual stag to finish another year of fra- ternal friendship. ' Il Druids are quite proud of their plaque on the Bth Hoor-Jay Garber Cwith his back to you? is studying the plaque very thoroughly. All smiles, the Druids take time out to en- joy themselves-but what's this Mort Gold- stein is hiding under the palm of his hand? II2 1 Dick Beck started the ball rolling by casting his vote for shrimp, french fries, and cole slaw. "Steak, peas, and french fries," said Jay Garber. With thoughts of Thanksgiving on his mind Bob McGuire added turkey, mashed potatoes, corn, and stuffing. Suggestions were flying like hotcakes! What would the Druids serve at their annual initiation dinner dance? Everything but the food question had been settled Weeks ago. The dance was planned for December I2 at the Penn Lincoln Hotel. Just the thought of all this food ended the Druids Pres. Elmer Shuster V. Pres. Robert McGuire , Rec. Sec. Paul Shrading Treas. Richard Beck Adv. R. A. Cunningham meeting and sent the boys scurrying to the Tuck Shop for a coke and sandwich. Further discussions of the boys concerned how they could encourage the students' support of campus activities such as Political Week and the Pitt Chest Fund. Druids played Sir Galahad by ushering at many affairs and took active parts in Spring Festivals, Tap Day, and other big events. Ever anxious to promote scholarship, Druids kept up their fine record. . Hn! Row: P. Schrading, E. Shuster, K. McGuire. Second Row: K. Meyers, A. Reuben, L. Lippert, M. Nagy, D. Berger, L. McCollough, J. Blair. Third Row: L. Adler, J. Marasco, J. Johnston, D. Purdy, L. lfuge, J. Garber, J. Wallhauser, A. Robbins, E. Smith. I 35? A + - 'fy vii' ' 'ff' '54 if' ' 1 ff , r ' ff." 27".w1f: 5Hg.f"' ff wi W" "' -6 f 7 " if N' N'1,- N 1, Q .g,54f4' . . - s E 0 l f y 1 vgrr 'Eff ' V., ,gf N ,EX gan' 29. Q ,EQ lm , . MY? fuk! dl 1 CWI? QQ,-.fw1g,.. , an S 1 A Vw ' A 'i w X I if , in N Af J ' W ,. Vi 'Q' , x' ' Pl 'I' it lu' ln' 51 1, 5. .1 ' f' g'1 -- f A ,f . , 'fi I if - V' 1 ,1 , , I A I :nm In I f 5 .I -' ': .T 'L '43 I l 5 U N , j ' f Q , H If l .7 ' . f .4 '-M W " if .5. 'I ' "X ' T ', , 1 Sv' -J, , 9 V Wm! x,4 Y,,Q sw? I A f W333? Tw- QSM Y, : f fm . ' ' I ilqi I , - f . ' 1 HQ '-r...f "V f :L f Firrl Row: M. Sherwood, J. C. Dolzall, C. DeLuca, D. Malia. Serond Row: M. Mallinger, R. Rapalis, A. M. Peters. Lambda Kappa Sigma Pres. Margaret Sherwood V. Pres. Jo Clair Dolzall Rec. Sec. Dolores Malia Adv. Mrs. Cappelli The Lambda Kappa Sigma girls are all learning how to bake cookies, cakes, pies and fudge. No, not a home economics course, the members of the pharmacy sorority just decided that they wanted to remodel the girls' lounge at Pharmacy School. Since there isn't a Tuck Shop at Pharmacy School, the bake sales provide the students with in-between-classes snacks and serve a double service. Every year the active members sponsor an an- nual alumni banquet for graduates at the Sheraton Hotel in February. They present skits concerning the pharmacy profession and in general, promote good relations with the alumni chapter. Another annual party at the end of the school season is a farewell banquet for the graduating seniors. The girls all recall freshman days, organic chemistry tests and the different types of toothpastes that they mixed up during their many long hours in lab. At Christmastime, Margaret Sherwood and the other girls are busy planning their formal dance and party at one of the local hotels. The theme is usually in keeping with the pharmacist and his line of work from a girl's point of view. Since the girls at pharmacy school are defi- nitely in the minority, they all find lasting friend- ship and enjoyment in working with their Lambda Kappa Sigma sisters during their four years of college life. These girls obviously enjoy the thought of devoting their fu- Marian Mallinger stirs prescription as her co-students check tures to prescriptions, powders, and pills. ingredients and procedure. II . 4 A smile with every cup of fL':l. Smiling faces, filled table, gay decorations, must be 11 goo, party. Mortar Board Pres. Peggy Ann Cohen V. Pres. Donna Parks Rec. Sec. I.orraine Gottschall 'l'reas. .lessie Goode Adv. Miss Rush Members of Mortar Board, the national honorary for outstanding senior women, strive to foster leadership, honor learning, and render service to the University. Conscious of the need for participation in the privileges offered in a democracy, the Mortar Board members designed and had printed birthday cards which they sent to all the Pitt women on their twenty-lirst birth- day. ln addition YOCOI1gIjIflll11fll1gfl1C women, the cards reminded each girl of her duties as a citizen. This year the Tech chapter of Mortar Board graciously entertained thc Pitt girls at Carnegie Union. During the informal program and serving of refreshments, the two groups found they had many common interests. Mortar Board members are known for their dinner meetings, over recipes and hot coffee the girls shared their thoughts and problems, both school and national. And at the close ofeach meet- ing with the singing of "Taps," the girls knew that they had been bound together once more in the bonds of Mortar Board. Firxl Raw: M. Denton, D. Parks, P. Cohen, L. Gottschall, J. Goode. Strand Row: R. A. Isaacs, l. Lubovsky, H. Rush, R. Cramblct, S. Skcwis, A. Starrett, J. Sopher, B. Paul, B. Millcn. Third Row: A. Marraccini, A. Cohen, P. j. Wallick, M. lfuget, B. Pickering, O. Kril, W. johnson, B. Klein, B. Fulton, R. Fcil. l l l A gl- s l Xl 3 I 1751 Row: E. Hastings, A. Payne, J. Marasco, L. Lippcrt, O. Jennings, R. Gorham. Second Row: J. Hardman, I. Spangler, R. Brittain, S. Wilson, R. Dcscy, J. Kulamer, M. Zernich, A. Boyd, R. Dcitrieh, J. Johnston, C. Purdy, L. lfuge, E. Shuster, 'll mtcron Delta Kappa Pres. V. Pres. Rec. Sec. Treas. Adv. Food was fine and banquet a success, agree these men. The long grey walk passing Heinz Chapel on the right side walking towards the University is not just another walk. It's ODK walk and the names inscrilxed on the stone walk are the out- standing men students of Pitt since IQI4. Each year Umieron Delta Kappa recognizes college men who have attained high standards in all phases of collegiate life. During the last few days of school in May, everyone is asking the same question, "Who do you think will make ODK walk this year?" ODK singles out and rewards the senior man who has done the most in his four years at Pitt to further ideals ofthe organization and his name is inscribed on the ODK walk. This year Joseph A. Marasco, Jr. served as presidentg Lud Lippert, Vice President. Lud Lippert, Joe Marasco, and Art Boyd plan forthcoming banquet to honor new ODK tappees. --vu, g-11 " ... i 9' KHP nf WOM . ,IORK C --q , FIC! MSN 2 .Mfg in -ii Some Pi Delt's work into the wee hours of the morning to meet the Owl deadline. Pi Delta Epsilon Pres, Tim Kovar V. Pres. Stanley Goldmann Rec. Sec. Elinor Stone Treas, Gloria Heneghan Adv. Dr. Denton Beal First Row: l. Lubovsky, G. Hencghan, S. Goldmann, T. Kovar, B. Weinstein, J. Huston, A. Horowitz, C. Sutton, J. Kulamer. Geri Ash, girl reporter, tries to listen to typical tall tale of Dr. Denton Beal while gathering news. Having a Grand President of a fraternity right on campus might cramp the style of many fraternities but not that of the Pi Delt's at Pitt. Under the watchful eye of Dr. Robert X. Graham, head of Pitt's Journalism Department and Grand Prexy of Pi Delta Epsilon, these big wheels of Pitt's publications made the ,52 and '53 semesters two of the biggest in their history. At their regular dinner-meetings their speak- ers for the past year were tops and the food more delicious than ever. But not content with just getting together at dinner meetings the Pi Delt's sponsored a gala party at North Park. Too, there was their 17ounder's Day and the annual National Convention in April with the members of Pi Delta Epsilon bubbling with en- thusiasm over both. But uppermost in their plans is the Publica- tions Lounge to be on the eighth floor for all publication workers. E. Stone, B. Millen. Second Row: N. Burzynski, G. Weinstein, ! ' Y xr! II wr- 7 IV: Mrs. Miller, faculty adviser, changes her expression from doubt to surprise as Phil Fireman, president of Pi Tau Phi tells her of Blood Drive success at Pitt. Pi Tau Phi Pres. Philip Fireman V. Pres. Morton Goldstein Rec. Sec. William Franks Adv. Mrs. W. Miller I"ir.rl Row: M. Goldstein, P. Fireman, W. Franks Joe Marasco and Mort Goldstein are curious to see the mis- print Phil Fireman points out to astonished friend. Only junior and senior students at Pitt who have maintained outstanding scholarship and scholastic records during their four years are eli- gible for Pi Tau Phi membership. The honorary scholastic fraternity is mainly made up of un- dergraduate students and has included in recent years graduate students who meet the active membership requirements. In the fall and spring semesters the group welcomes new members at traditional initiation banquets. They have regular business meetings bi-monthly and informal social gatherings to build group fellowship and participation. Membership in Pi Tau Phi is truly a chal- lenge to any undergraduate student. The organiza- tion recognizes intellectual leadership and is advised by Dr. Richard Hyde. The object of the bi-monthly meetings of Pi Tau Phi can perhaps best be explained by the following excerpt from the preamble of their constitution: "We the members of Pi Tau Phi, do hereby band together to conserve and spread scholarship, culture and idealism . . . always striving by all sound methods to stimulate sound thought and true intellectual standards." . Svmnd Row: A. Reuben, R. lssacs, Dellcr, Mrs. Miller, Palmisano. l 1.1 II Firrl Row: E. Van Kirk, R. Isaacs, M. Varas, N. Hancllos. Second Row: B. Paul, B. Sirotn, Z. Kukic, M. J. Ruminski, P. Ritz, I. Lubovsky, S. White, P. J. Wallick. Third Row: D. Hart, J. Hirsch, E. Love, B. Pickering, R. Hcimbuechcr, O. Kril, H. Pincus, C. Woodgate, S. Janos, R. Feil. Quo Vadis is an honorary sorority that taps its members from the group of women, who as student hostesses work to interpret to the public and the student body the spirit and ideals of the Nationality Rooms. These girls are very busy with their many special projects. They are our University hostesses. You may see them pouring tea in the Commons Room any day of the week. It is through their hard work that the Commons Room gets its beautiful decorations for Christmas and other holidays. There is a busy social season planned for this year. It includes dinner on the twelfth floor in March and a tea with the Nationality Room hostess guild. Besides these major affairs, the members of Quo Vadis, cooperate with various committees of the Nationality Rooms in planning their social affairs. The sorority fosters understanding of the culture of the individual nationality groups, and instills an understanding of the interdependence of nationalities. If one day you hear a girl explaining, "This wrought-iron work came from the 1939 New York World's Fairf' you will know it's one of the Quo Vadis girls fulfilling her job as Nationality Room Hostess. These members of Quo Vadis admire some paintings in thc Swedish Room as the artist tells more about them. WWE' II uo Vadis Pres. Ruth Ann Isaacs V. Pres. Ruth Pollock Rec. Sec. Ruth Varas Adv. Miss Betsy Van Kirk Selma White checks her schedule for hostcssing with Miss Mnrtucci ns Mr. Berry explains which rooms are to be open. In a joking mood, one Scabbard and Blade member shows fellows the propcr way to stand at attention. These men took time out for a chat in the Commons Room- but what's this one fcllow's hiding in his hands? Scabbard and Blade Capt. Lester A. Yeaney First Lieut. James E. Cohen Second Lieut. Albert Kopec First Sergeant Robert Love Adv. Major L. McCartney Scabbard and Blade is the only national un- dergraduate honorary society of its kind. On the Pitt campus, the organization honors above av- erage students in advance corps. The major purpose of Scabbard and Blade is to promote and reward efficiency in the training of the reserve officers and to assist and support the Military Department of the school. Twice a year the members "hit the deck" early in the morning to have an initiation breakfast for their new pledges. This gives all the ROTC boys an idea of real military life. Scabbard and Blade is always one of the sponsors of the big Military Ball in January. This year, Charlie Spivak played sweet music while the uniformed men waltzed their dates on the ballroom fioor of the Georgian Room in the Webster Hall Hotel. Every semester the group sponsors interfra- ternity events with Pershing Rifies and the Arnold Air Society. These included smokers, Korean war movies and athletic competitions. Another spe- cial event this year was the banquet to initiate Major Horey McCartney as a faculty adyiser. The many activities of Company D of Scabbard and Blade kindled a strong spirit of comradeship and deep respect for fraternity ideals this year by cooperating and working together. Firrt Row: J. Lore, H. Wilt, T. White, Col. Robb, Major McCartney, Major Pace, Lt. Yeaney, A. I. Kopcc, J. E. Cohen. Srrond Row: L. A. Valli, G. McCollcn, M. Goldman, E. B. Leaf, B. G. Stochr, T. Shilcn, J. W. O'Rourke, C. Fischer, G. Markus. Third Row: H. Davies, N. Fisher, Hays, S. Dugan, C. Roche, I.. Zicmianski, Wohlhietcr, Stoner, E. Lowman, R. L. Vandcgrift, G. M. Daly, J. C. jones. l I I I z I 1 120 V 7 Q l P, ' 1? V -2. s X. i . X. 1 l li, 2" . E E. if l E. 5 li Firsf Row: S. Janos, N. Hzmdlos, M. Mantarro. Second Row: S. Seiglc, O. l'.erch. Buddy Minsky is amused as Suzanne Janos points out country whose language these students are studying. 0 S1 In . In the Chinese room these students admire a painting of g a, I C 1 Marco Polo, the man who opened China to the world. Pres. Mary Mantarro V. Pres. Sam Seigle Rec. Sec. Suzanne Janos Adv. Dr. Haseltine "El Bueno nino" . . . "Danseuse nouant" . . . are just two ofthe many languages that the mem- bers of Sigma Kappa Phi speak. They are the students who have the ability to understand and speak the modern languages with a great deal of ease. This is hard for most students to understand because ofthe difhculty that the majority of them have in mastering a language in high school or college. Christmas season is Sigma Kappa Phi season. They have a program for their members and pre- sent skits, dances, and customs of the different countries whose languages they speak. An open house in the spring gave the Sigma Kappa Phi an opportunity to entertain high school students and the Pitt student body. The evening was devoted to plays, speeches, and song recitals all presented in a foreign language. Also in the spring is the initiation ofthe nevy tapees. The members qualify for membership by entertaining the old members with a foreign lanT guage skit . . . and then they have a banquet, speaking English in the dinner conversation. 121 2 First Row: E. Stuart, F. Keay, D. Harclner, P. Cannon, C. Frew, R. Chorba. Scrom1'Row:J. Farcse, R. Zarigwill, R. Rather- mund, M. Raugas, D. Trayer. Third Row: F. Mosier, R. Putkovick, F. Buczck, M. Harris, H. Baylar. Sigma Tau Pres. Donald Gardner V. Pres. Paul Cannon Rec. Sec. Frederick Keay Adv. Mr. B. Stuart Once a month on the bulletin boardlat State Hall there is a notice for all Sigma Tau members. Meeting only once a month this honorary fra- ternity promotes higher scholastic achievements among the engineering and mines students. The fraternity does not have a house or a regular meeting room and yet they are one ofthe most active honoraries on the Pitt' campus. Twenty-two actives and twenty-two pledges comprise the group of engineers under the leader- ship of Donald Gardner. "The WVest is all right, but I'll take Pittsburgh any day," at least that is what Don Gardner told his brothers after his trip to Wyoming this Octo- ber. Don attended the biennial meeting for all Sigma Tau presidents at the University of Wyo- ming. He came back to Pantherville with 'loads of new ideas and the lingering enthusiasm that goes with fraternal conventions. Now the Sig Tau's are planning to have reg- ular meetings in a local restaurant. They are also planning another big project that will take a long time . . . but it's in the secret stage now. December 15, pledges of Sigma Tau were honored at a banquet and social evening provided by active members. There are two initiation ban- quets a year and two "get-acquaintedl' smokers for both actives and pledges. Four Sigma 'I au's make Hnal check on homework before enter- Four engineers combine knowledge to solve problem as one mg Class Sigma Tau attempts to do it alone. 19.7. P. Bergcnt, E. Williams, V. Braley. Sigma Theta Tau Pres. Eleanor Williams V. Pres. ' Phyllis Bergent Rec. Sec. Jeanne Tinkey Treas. Florence Tompson Adv. Miss Virginia Braley VVhen the .Florence Nightingales of Sigma Theta Tau plan a program for the year they really make it something special. They began with a delightful Founder's Day Tea in October and just six days later they heard a well-known nurse speak at their program meeting. A theater party at the Pittsburgh Playhouse and a Christmas Party rounded out the year of 1952 for them. But soon after the new semester began, the Sigma Theta's presented Dr. M. C. Elmer, who spoke on "Human Relations." Their initiation banquet was at the Faculty Club in March. In April was their card party and finally in June, their initiation tea. As they have don'e every year since their founding-at the University of Pittsburgh in 1946, the Sigma Theta's provided a scholarship for a pre-nursing student in the College at Pitt and honored a graduating nurse with a special award on Scholar's Day. Meetings 'lrcn t all work for members. Nurses take time out for OVCI' dessert, Sigma Theta Tau's anxiously plan their forth- lounder 5 Dqy fm, coming Christmas Party. Y vig' " . I2 Idaka Firsl Row: J. Furman, M. Dunn, B. Bayer, P. Etzlcr. Second Row: J. Wagnmrm, M. Reich, V. Duskins W. Taylor, F. Reid, Davis, R. Moore, B. Chirichigno, H. Harris. l12lX First Row: P. Black, E. Ccrutti, R. Marks, S. Cunningham. Serond Row: V. Jacksicr, C. Askey, J. Ehler, B. Pickering, R. Woiowitz, J. Grimm, M. jacquzirt. 124 hi Beta Kappa On the afternoon offanuary lQ in the lfnglish Room, Xi chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, national honorary scholastic society, was installed at the University 0f'1,lfl'Sl1lll'Q.Il1. The installation was per- formed by Dr. Goodrich C. White, president of the United Chapters of Phi Beta Kappa. Accord- ing to the Phi Beta Kappa handbook, in the es- tablishing of new chapters, emphasis is placed "not on quantitative measurements but rather upon the spirit ofa college, the quality of its work, and the achievements of its graduates." Much of the credit in having the chapter established is due to the seventy-five members of the Pitt faculty who represented Phi Beta Kappa chapters from forty-four colleges. These faculty members were the grantees of Xi chapter and were active in its formation. The installation of Xi chapter not only brings honor and recognition to the llniversity, but is a stimulus and an encouragement to stu- dents and faculty alike. Members who were initiated in january into Xi chapter of Phi Beta Kappa are: HONORARY '1'APPI'Il'1S Dr. R. H. lfitzgerald Dr. Stanton C. Crawford Dr. Manuel C. Elmer Dr. lilmer D. Graper Ilappccs to honorary membership at the initial meeting were: Dr. Craw- ford Dr Fitzgerald, Dr. Grapcr, Dr. lfilmer. Ss' - - l -,Q Al.lllXlNl "l'Al'Plf.lCS Dr. Henry S. Prank Mr. l.ouis YV. ll. Johnston Mr. lfredericli P. Mayer Miss l.illian B. l.awler Miss Gladys l.. Schmitt Dr. Graham Netting GRADllA'l'lC 'I'Al'l'lf,liS F.dward lf. Carr Clayton Mcllole Harold T. lVieand 'UNDICRGRAIJUATIC 'I'APPl'1le'IS Sondra lf. Auerbach George R. McCollum l.OlliS H0300 Ieva Priman Arthur D. lloyd Allan lol. Reuben Ann A. Burzynski John lleller, jr. Phillip Fireman Edward C. Rosiak Thelma R. Sipe lfdward S. Sobolak Alice P. jones Kathryn A. Wayson Oliver R. l.erch Speaker of the evening, Dr. Goodrich C. White, poses with the Chancellor and the oHicers of Xi chapter. l.eft to right: llr. William C. Seylcr, Sec- retaryg Dr. P. Watson, Treasuterg Dr. White, Dr. Alfred P. james, President, Chancellor lfitzgeraldg Ur. james 5. Taylor, Viee-President. T i l .s, En ,L i ' NJ., ., wi , ' .fha 3 O.. f 5 'xl b ,, . -,.....- I, I . .Ap f I, 1 s I N 1 1' 'J' ' r 552155 2, ,, lan!-A-n4. . ' fi., iff", frfj'.f 'f 'E .l l f . rar- , Jw-if , ' A Ulf' av The University of Pittsburgh is world famous for its many Nationality Rooms. An extension of this idea was the miniature model United Nations Conference held in October. During this conference many discussions and debates concerning critical and timely issues such as the "Racial and Religious Problems of British and French West Africa" were carried on. Students from foreign countries presented the viewpoints of their countries. PITT IN O I An All Nations Tea was held in the afternoon in the Commons Room after Q one of the assemblies. Nationality Room Hostesses served as guides and helped with the reception. Looks good! rv, 128 ,Q5""Xe Just back fromithowclcighers and bureau of rehabilitatio is theifgfejuveiuated Panther. The Studerl 'ibchhhfty fty otiiitheir opinions as tv- fher thietgz a A1'A ,yvgigfbetter or not. Some e heats in t e1r acclaim of the Candid View 0 he campusg others as much as CXPFCSSCC1 a desire to have their quarter back. 129 9' 'rr fha l'a'Tt"' H ,,.f, f - !f 'V ,fu L JL. . N91 'Q 1 5 ,fsff-,s'g."'wL A . - N? , H ' Vi' ' 1 L N 1 .X Q N Q ' x I , J . -'., . x. -n-- . 1 N ,,. m ,VI lf U 1 x 1. :X V K Pllhllr kv' The women are not the only ones that have to take an orientation quiz. The Dean of Men's Office sees to it that no one gets away with anything. Note the somewhat sadistic smiles on those who have been through this before! The orientation program is no laughing matter to the freshman, but by the time Halloween approaches-even the much teased "froshie" is able to bob for apples and still come up smiling. ruwgu-f.-f.1 That exam is not as easy as it looks. I wonder if the boys who make up these custom perplexers help the "profs', make up their exams? 131 N. P Mx . 1 'U Y . 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STILL Soon SEATS LEFT F' THE TIMEOF YOUR 5 1-NUR :QHI SAT av WTLLIAM SARUVAN TODAY - VOTE Wk TT pl 4'TT Q9 S3 , M SLJBSCRTPTIUN Booxs T151 C 2 E a E S NV5 0llVZl SN Q V-df--A 7 ? A ,5fxfNJ-.sZ,f2 19- xw N Q! n A11' Force RCTC Johnstown Alr Forge ROTC C'1dets prepfnre for 'm or1ent1t1on Hlght N vm-M 'Q vm . vltllvfa' , '. you-f--Q-Kfvwli The purpose of the Air Force Reserve Of- ficer's Training Corps is to train cadets in the cus- toms and requirements of a well-rounded ofiicer in the U.S.A.F. To accomplish that purpose, in- structors who are officers and airmen selected by the Air Force, teach cadets such basic subjects as World Political Geography, Drill, Exercise of Command, Leadership, Aerodynamics, Propul- sion and Applied Air Power. Upon successful completion ofthe first two years of the course, cadets may enroll in the Advanced Course in which subjects taught are in the fields ofAdminis- tration and Logistics, Flight Operations, and Con- trollership. The AFROTC program is designed to pro- vide the student with a balanced course of ofiicer- development training and ofiicer-career training, both theoretical and practical. This in conjunc- tion with his academic curriculum will qualify him to discharge all duties and responsibilities which may be required of him as a junior officer of any component of the Air Force, without fur- ther formal schooling. Air Force ROTC men prepare to board their plane at Shaw Air Force Base, South Caro- lina. '-iqu., 137 in--b ROTC students participate in Armed Forces Day parade along Grant Street. Part of Air Force ROTC cadet training consists of marching drills on the Cathedral lawn. .XMh,,,,,,- The aim of Alpha Omega, a national dental 3 4-all In the locker room of Dent School these members of Alpha Surrounded by apparatus of all sorts, Alpha Omega's at Dent Omega prepare for class. School work with apparatus and real patients. addition sound movies on technique and other Pres. jack Arch V' pres. Edward Green dental data are used. In keeping with the fra- Sec. Milton Lazarus ternityis emphasis on scholastic attainment and 'I-teas. David Steckel devotion to career, each year it presents an award Adv- Dr. Sidney Spatz to the senior in the School of Dentistry who has attained the highest scholastic rating. The social program is well hlled and integrated with the pro- fessional-elinical schedule. Most outstanding of the association's annual events are a barn dance fraternity, is to further the professional aims of all its brothers. A comprehensive program of extra-curricular clinics is given by men outstand- ing in the various fields of dentistry-prostho- dontia, exodontia, orthodontia, periodontia. In held each October and an active-alumni dance which enables the graduates to keep in close con- tact with each other. In May the fraternity holds its Senior Banquet, at which time it honors the graduating senior members of the group. Firfl Row: M. Finder, C. Kanterman, S. Spatz, J. Arch, M. Lazarus, D. Steckel, R. Verbin. Second Row: D. Schwartz, P. Plottcl, S. Jacobson, B. Berg, S. Krongold, G. Ostfield, M. Seltman, I.. Kanterman. Third Row: C. Glynn, J. Feldman, E. Sharon, E. Freedman, H. Weltman, R. Blum, I. Groff. l l . I 39 First Row: B. Tomasko, R. Dujmic, L. Cooper, L. Lang. Second Row: P. Sommer, Y. Burke, T. Seboly, B. Fineberg, C. Lang, H. Sober, J. Harvey, L. Holzer, J. Pendleton, L. Goldblatt, V. Hazlctt, R. Phillips. Third Row: S. Silverman, A. Sabak, W. Johnson, R. Robinson, F. Recht, R. Herscovitch, R. Morov, M. Rawlings, L. Thompson, C. Harn, D. Halpern, J. Massarclli, L. Cooper, J. Daniels. Alpha Beta Gamma Pres. Laura Cooper V. Pres. Rose Dujomic Rec. Sec. Lois Lang Treas. Gladys Charlap Adv. Dr. Dorothy McCurry For the second consecutive year Alpha Beta Gamma has one of the largest memberships in the history of the sorority at Pitt. Over one hundred active members sparked the professional elemen- tary education sorority on to an exceptionally active year. The purpose of the sorority is to promote unity among the students of elementary education,foster a wider social and cultural life, and promote fellowship between faculty and ad- ministration. A large Christmas party for mem- bers, a square dance, and a picnic provide ample entertainment for the year. At monthly meetings speakers such as G. A. Yoakum and George W. Hoffman provided the insight into actual class- room experience for the future educators. In 1904 Alpha Beta Gamma was founded on Pitt's campus. From the small nucleus of women in the school who then planned to teach in the ele- mentary schools, the sorority has steadily grown to its present capacity membership. This is an indication of the sorority's ability to recognize the changing needs of its members on campus in the passing school years. The president of this education frat, Laura Cooper, third As Freddie Johnson, far left, shows us, elementary ed students from right, must have told another one of her witty tales! can be quite proud ofthe clay models they learn to m lke lil, r Firtl Row: A. Ziegler, H. Johnson, R. Greb, R. Sweetall, E. Pade. Sefond Row: G. Thomas, J. Alster, W. Mellinger, P. Hillier, J. Kolesar, D. Fragomeni, R. Wallace, R. Kendall, R. Weber. Third Row: F. Ellenberger, J. Hilvick, G. Glausser, W. Suddaby, D. Barton, W. Cadman, W. Hussey, G. Deep, J. Zadarko. lpha Kappa Psi Alpha Kappa Psi's join in a quick game of chess in the men's lounge. These are only a few of the books one AKPsi requires during his four years at Pitt. l I l -mi 33892-IMI FL' H 140 Pres. Ralph D. Greb V. Pres. Robert V. Sweetall Sec. Allan A. Ziegler Treas. Howard G. Johnson Adv. William Wleinheimer Alpha Kappa Psi has the distinction of being the oldest professional commerce fraternity. Since its founding in 1904 at New York University, the fraternity's main goal has been to promote better understanding of our business world. To further education within its own ranks Alpha Kappa Psi arranges to have prominent speakers from various business fields give the members an advantageous slant on actual procedures used in industry. Alpha Kappa Psi's social program con- sists of a fall smoker, a pledge dance at South Park, and an annual Spring Formal. In keeping with its aim of helping the public, Alpha Kappa Psi holds a Christmas party at Children's Hospi- tal. The fraternity's annual farewell picnic takes place at the Grove City farm of Charlie Shep- pard, founder of the Alpha Kappa Psi chapter at Pitt. 'big L5 GT? 'X 1 C '!'f 7' - .. l . x , y , - Fin! Row: C. Smith, M. Beers, B. Giger, P. Moll, G. Booth. Second Row: M. Riess, J. Minno, M. Pointek, M. Postel, j. Hawkins, D. Ryan. Alpha Tau Delta Pres. Betty Geiger V. Pres. Marjorie Beers Sec. Nancy Muir Treas. Georgionna Booth Adv. Bernice Berkey To foster friendship among college women studying nursing at the University of Pittsburgh is the aim ofthe Alpha Tau Delta Sorority, pro- fessional sorority for nursing students formed at Pitt on May 19., 1945. In the month of December pledging followed a busy rushing period. The rushees were entertained at two informal rush parties. The main social affairs of the year were two formal annual dances sponsored by the so- rority in January and May. ATD meetings in- clude interesting discussions about new medicines and progress in the fields of nursing and medicine as well as prominent speakers. Under the direction of Misses Florence Erickson, Marie Gnus, and Dorothy Mereness, President Betty Geiger and the sorority sisters do much to further the friendship among nursing students. Nurses living nt the Nursing Home "have all the conveniences of home," candy counter and all! The living room provides ample relaxation facilities-soft chairs and television. tv g WV J i in is 9 OFFICE ill The fellows find the water fountain a convenient place to mcet to discuss the latest happenings in Alpha ZO. Pharmacy students don't always have to attend classes. But even when they're out of class, they discuss pharmacy. Fir.rt Row: E. Garber, M. Levick, Z. Horovitz, A. Hoffni-an l, Exif? 1 1 . Q u L. Lie Alpha Zeta mega Pres. Harold Tabor V. Pres. Edward Garber Sec. Lou Liepack Treas. Robert Dobkin Adv. Dr. joseph A. Bianculli Alpha Zeta Omega invites to membership pharmacy students approved by the Dean of the School of Pharmacy. Founded at the Pittsburgh College of Pharmacy in 1926 as a national or- ganization, the fraternity now consists of twenty- three chapters. In serving as a means of promoting interest and a spirit of good fellowship among fraternity brothers, AZO provides for a yearly award to the pharmacy student who has attained the highest scholastic achievement in his fresh- man and sophomore years. The second special project is the support of the Bernard L. Cohen Memorial Fund, a student loan fund established by Mu' Chapter. The organization also contributes to the AZO National Culture Fund. Meetings throughout the year bring together graduate pharmacists and undergraduate students of phar- macy. pack, A. Barsky. Serond Row: L. Marks, D. Rosenfield, A. Vcnig, J. Mijch. 142 li American Chemical Society Pres. Kay Sterrett V. Pres. Daniel Scarpiello Sec. Joan Sheriack Treas. Carl Snyder Adv. Dr. Henry Freiser The student afiiliate of the American Chemi- cal Society has made rapid strides in the aims of its parent organization, the American Chemical Society. To become a full fledged member of ACS a college degree is necessary, but, nevertheless, students can 'take advantage of the facilities open to the graduate members. Events have included movies, talks, and tours through plants. The re- gional meeting was held this year and was con- ducted on the same basis as the meetings of the parent organization. This session had representa- tives from all student ACS chapters in this area. The student chemists read original research pa- pers. With reorganization in mind, more new members have been recruited. This is also the second year for the first ACS newspaper ever written at Pitt. With more interest and more members, Pitt's chapters of ACS has gone a long way in promoting chemistry among students. 1 i Chemistry students are very careful when measuring in any quantity. At State Hall they practice what they learn in lec- tures. Kay Sterrctt, president ofthe ACS, prepares a titration set-up. Fin! Row: D. Hardy, C. Snyder, K. Sterrett, D. Scarpiello. Second Row: J. Salonish, K. Egerman, K. Dishart, R. Reabe. 'ts I Seminar labs offer the students a chance to work with engineer- ing equipment. I. Ch. E. Seminar Pres. James F. Hall Thomas E. Rice Raymond Chorba V. Pres. Sec.-Treas. Adv. Mr. H. Black Valves, gauges, combustion tubes, time clocks, are easily mas- tered by AIChE's. Labs last seven hours, are fully equipped. On March 8, 1952, the American Institute of Chemical Engineers' student membership sec- tion celebrated its second birthday. In spite of its short time on campus, however, the organiza- tion has upheld its purpose-to promote and fur- ther the professional organization and interest in the chemical engineering field. One way in which it has done so is the yearly presentation of an award to the outstanding sophomore in the field. In the Seminar's program this year, was the use of moving pictures and of professional speakers. In its first year the group heard such noted speakers as Dr. H. C. Carlson of the University faculty and Mr. W. M. Gerson ofE. I. duPont de Nemours and Company, Inc. Also stimulating were the seminar's field trips to various plants in the area. Last year included in the tour were the Schenley Distillery and the Duquesne Brewery. Firxl Row: W. Hess, R. Chorba, T. Rice, J. Hall, Dr. J. Coull, M. Harris, E. Wojtkowski. W. Hlavaty, R. McCreanor, W. Noroski. Second Row: C. D. Nicky, W. Trillow, F. Mosier, P. Wiener, C. Young, D. Lewis, B. Warren, P. Cannon, N. Bet- cher, K. Miller, J. Kuty. A A PA 'Li ' if . , . 5 , Here the electrical engineers test the eiiicicncy of an induction motor. The goals of the American Institute of Elec- trical Engineers Seminar are: to encourage young electrical engineers, to keep the students in close Contact with the practicing field, and to keep the AIEE's abreast of the latest developments. In 1915, five seniors, representing the entire class of the School of Electrical Engineering at Pitt, attended the first seminar ofthe AIEE. Since that time the seminar has steadily grown into one of the most active seminars. The student representation in the chapter this year is near the two hundred mark including all juniors and seniors in the school. The members attend weekly seminar meet- ings, being granted one-half a credit toward grad- uation. At these meetings, movies, lectures, and professional speakers are featured. The instructor shows some of thc equipment for measuring the torque developed by an induction motor. A. I. E. Seminar Chairman William Vogt Chairman Joseph Chamberlin Rec. Sec. Samuel Whyte Adv. R. C. Gorham First Row: J. Chamberlin, W. Vogt, R. C. Gorham, S. J. Whyte. Second Row: R. Why, F. Kcay, D. Marshall, D. Milchak, R. Roskas, M. Barna, W. Langhurst, F. Ciocca. Third Row: L. Matonak, C. Brooke, T. Kelly, K. Hallcr, R. Putkovich, A. Hersh- kowitz, A. Grandinetti, A. DiCiccio. Fourfh Row: R. Senulis, A. Bartosh, D. Bauerschmidt, J. Lapic, O. H. Charles, D. Huss, W. McCoy, J. Walsh. N A 4 . 145 I A G iylick Shows his fellow engineers l-,OW to use some equip- All cnginccrs know how to use a slide rulc, but these Industrial nicnt looks like tlicyqe making ii rug! Engineers seem to havc found it quite novel. A. I. I. E. Seminar Pres. T. A. Dillis V. Pres. J. A. Forese Sec. L. A. Gavlik Treas. L. A. Yeaney Adv. Professor E. A. DeLeo Actually, the American Institute oflndustrial Engineers seminar is a combination of two or- ganizations-The Mechanical Engineers and the Institute of Industrial Engineers. Merged as one, the organization has two purposes: to keep the members informed on the advances in the engi- neering field, and to help the students get the feel of industry. The Seminar of Industrial Engineer- ing celebrates its birthday simultaneously with the school of Industrial Engineering. Both date back to the inception of industrial engineering at Pitt. Relaxing at numerous smokers where every- thing from football to industry is discussed is a favorite pastime of the engineers. In the spring semester, seminar members all attend the annual Senior banquet. Later, the same month, the mem- bers and their dates sponsor a picnic party for the association. Finishing their social season in grand engineering style, the men, in conjunction with the Engineering and Mines Association, plan the Cinderella Ball. Firrt Row: Athens, Kwiatkowski, Thomas, Koenig, Yeancy, Foresc, DeI.eo, Dillis, Gavlik, Elliott, Gaut, Moritz, Murphy. Second Row: Holler, Zangwill, Liptak, Miller, Kalinyak, Davis, Watson, Spangler, McKenna, I-Irosik, Crnarich, Troycr, Scif, Levison. Third Row: Braun, Unverzagt, Rothermund, Comunale, Malchesky, Mallin, Deninno, Steinkirchner, Hoganson, Milligan, Dunkelman, Stevens. Fourth Row: Lunz, Kelly, Higgins, Koprivnikar, Lang, Mayhcr, Potter, Wolf, Nimick, Ham- fltorg Ififllz Row: Benson, Stempkowski, Williams, Wolfarth, lsrail, Slovesky, Ireland, Dickinson, Millington, Pierotti, Bcid- er, ur ett. 1, I 47 'A Mllil, .Fx First Row: Martin, DeFabio, Martino, Zikds, Pierre, Epps, Puskavich, Nelson, Schmidt, Stowhr, Schweta, Thomas, Hainley, Luterancik, Simpson, Elias. Second Row: Barron, Sikora, Alfonsi, Caughey, Mills, Steeb, Rougas, Ackenheil, Amore, Duffy, Miller, Geisler, O'Neal, Cavalier, Milhen, Anderson, Kovanic. Third Row: Blumert, Zehala, Kircher, Buczek, Heiskell, Sod- erquist, Dudiak, Dozzi, Erny, Peck, Luuz, English, Vrehacos, Klonowski, Piani, Parks, DiTullio, Charlton, Murtha, High- berger, Avampato, DeCesare. Fourth Row: Kacik, Kopec, Holowich, Peterson, Bitsko, Tice, Fanto, Swanston, Chapala, Morrison, Hilger, Gastano, Woods, Stofega, Younkcr, McNeal, Bove, Modena, Berger, Dohoney, Kozy, Hyde. Frflrlh Row: Pignat, Starinski, Loeffler, Powell, Ward, Evans, Nipps, Eckles, Cuttlcr, Cannon, Butler, Adams, Frey, Nicollela, Za ris, Wea- ver, Jones, Maloney, Moffa. Sixth Row.' Valerio, Shaffer, Mosites, Sproat, Cindrich, Rukavina, Dudash, Kraft, Wallhauser, Sommer, Power, Wagner, Kois, Spiecha, Burns, Gille, Dailey, Whalen, Ricciardi, Isber. A. S. C. E. Seminar Pres. Mike Rougas V. Pres. Robert Amore Sec. Richard Mills Treas. Ralph Duffy Adv. A. C. Ackenheil The Civil Engineering Seminar at Pitt does not stick to the theory of all work and no play. Aside from the regular curriculum, the members of ASCE sponsor picnics for association members and their dates, plus numerous parties. These social events help the seminar members to become well acquainted with each other. Once every week finds ASCE members attending meetings. Here a member can hear questions and discuss problems pertinent to the field of Civil Engineering. Leading men in the civil engineering lield are present to answer those questions and to aid in solving problems. At the various field trips held during the school year seminar members had the oppor- tunity to observe civil engineers at work. The ASCE Seminar at Pitt is not only important in subject matter but also interesting in its social calendar. Through its closely integrated program of study and relaxation, the engineers achieve an adequate scholastic background and a strong spirit of fellowship that are excellent preparations for their future careers. On December 3, the C.E's had their annual spaghetti dinner at South Park. The members of the graduating class enjoy a Professor J. B. McDonald, second from the right, 'nds stu game of pinochle. dents in their study of structures of concrete. KX 'N X N Arm ROTC C 1 ,.avv1Y,. . . ROTC students go through the same form of inspection as regular army men. At sum- mer camp all men are examined by the clentist. 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Pierotti, G. Reis. The Engineering and Mines Association is one of the important organizations up on "the hill." Every fall, each engineering seminar at the University of Pittsburgh, plus the sophomore and freshman class select two members to form the cabinet. This group of men comprises a stu- dent congress for those students who spend so E 81 M Seminar Pres. Joseph Kelly much of their school time in the engineering build- V. Pres. Francis E. Mosier ings. All of the seminar members praise the E and Sec. H. Dickinson M cabinets, past and present, for the many con- Treas. Phil DiBartola veniences installed at State Hall for their use. Adv. Edward B. Stewart The candy and coke machines, and well furnished lounge provide a special Tuck Shop atmosphere for the engineering students. Main events on the social calendar this year were freshman smokers, bowling parties, picnics, exhibits, and the annual E and M Ball. Again through good times and hard work the E and M Association completed another success- ful year promoting closer relationship between the engineering students. Friday, November 7, I952, the E and M's held a dance at West View Park. Most of their school turned out for it. During intermission the fellows and their dates enjoy enter- tainment provided by thc band. Judging from the smiles, it must have been very funny! F Nxf' a 5 3 v-., 11,7 95 '-Z." -'S Aw9w4"' yr First Row: R. Vcrderbcr, E. W. Williams, K. Crawford. Second Row: R. Hostlcr, M. Sabol. The Evening Students Association is made up of all students enrolled in the late afternoon, evening, and Saturday divisions of the Uni- versity. The organizations purpose is to provide both a spiritual and social program that will compliment the members' academic achievements. For the first of these, the spiritual program, the association holds special chapel services on Thanksgiving, Christmas, and Easter, while high- lighting the social program are square dances, semi-formal affairs, and the annual candlelight dinner at which the new officers are installed. Another highlight of the year is the semi-annual Get-Acquainted Dance, held on the twelfth Hoor. The Red Tuck Shop has become the customary spot for ESA members to gather for relaxation and conversation over a cup of coffee and a cigar- CHC. The Evening Students held a "Get Acquaintecln Dance, Oc- tober 13, 1952, in the Panther Room on the 8th floor. The big crowd had a swell time. Evening Student Association Pres. Emerson Williams V. Pres. Catherine Crawford Sec. Ruth Verderber Treas. Carroll F. Reynolds Here the ESA's play "Musical Chairs." One lucky fellow seems to be having a good time! ISI Some of the IRE'S are shown measuring an oscillator fre- quency with a precision wavemeter. The purpose of the Institute of Radio Engi- neers at Pitt is to introduce these students to a professional society at a student level so that they can contribute to the field in their own way. This is exactly what the IRE is doing this year but they have really worked harder than ever to put this purpose across. Throughout the year they have had difTerent speakers and movies shown on this field. A meeting which was held in February had students from other schools in the district come and speak on "This Field of Radio Engineering." An inspection tour at the Westinghouse rounded out the year's program. Through good times and hard work the Insti- tute of Radio Engineers brought about another successful year, upholding its purposes so that they may go out into their field and do the best job their lives can afford. Bill Vogt watches his co-IRE's test radio equipment I.R.E. Seminar Chairman V. Chairman Sec.-Treas. Adv. Frederick VV. Keay Felix Ciocca William McCoy Richard Decker Fin! Row: F. Ciocca, T. Keay, R. O. Decker, W. McCoy. Second Row: E. Unger, R. Roskos, J. Chamberlin, W. Langhurst, A Di Ciccio. Third Row: R. Graul, A. Bartosh, H. Charles, A. Gaydos, D. Milehak, L. Matonak. Faurth Row: F. Kelly, J. Lapis D. Bauerschmidt, W. Vogt, J. Walsh, R. Putkovich. ' I Q I . . il l 152 V l ,ll 9 I I"ir.rl Row: H. Lenchner, A. Reuben, B. Currie, J. Kradel. Second Row: W. Franks, L. Cooperman, E. Hubbard, M. F. Cas- sady, A. Robbins, R. Bonfanti. The John lVIarshall Society is an honorary prelegal organization. Its purpose is to give assist- ance and guidance to any and all prelegal students in the university so that they can in time adjust themselves to the law school study curriculum. This year, headed by President Allan Reuben, was a full and busy one. It was brought to a close by a banquet held in the Faculty Club with Dean Curry of the University of Pittsburgh Law School as the main speaker. Other events were held at their monthly meetings in which many phases of the law field were discussed. The society strives toward sending men into law school who will conscientiously and intelli- gently study to try to understand the problems facing them in future years. At the present time, under the leadership of Professor VVilliam E. Sell, the faculty advisor, the society is sending many outstanding men into the field of law. Al Reuben, President of John Marshall, suggests a point of law to his fellow prelaw students. I ohn arshall Society Pres. Allan H. Reuben Sec. Herbert Lenchner Adv. Dean Curry Al Reuben, Lud Lippert, and Herbie Lcnchner practice read- ing a brief since they will be doing a good deal when they en- ter Law School. .55 H- V 1 Aftcr thc installation service, the K club holds its first social hour. After they are sworn in, these men become the charter members of the first K club chap- ter at Pitt. The K Club is one of the youngest fraternal organizations at Pitt, having been founded and organized here in the fall of IQSI. Since then the organization has constantly benefited members and students with their compelling school spirit and ambition. During Spring Carnival VVeek last year the K Club float took second place trophy in the fioat parade and the members opened a basketball concession at the carnival. K Club formal installation was held at the K Club Pres. Joe Verrone V. Pres. Lee Benjanin Sec. Jim Sabin Treas. Joe Santa Maria gl 'tl' i f Villa Catilano pledging thirty men to active par- ticipation in a charter membership at Pitt. Since initiation the K Club has sponsored smokers, worked for worthy charities, and planned a social calendar. Their first social event was the Farewell Dinner Dance at Bill Green's in May. The mem- bers have worked hard to make their group a functioning club and are looking forward to June when they will be Kappa Sigma Kappa Fraternity on campus. Firxt Row: J. Sabin, L. Banjnnin, J. Verrone, J. Santa Maria, A. Tamok. Second Row: W. Zeralsky, F. Folino, R. Piggott, W. Crnaric, J. Lctizia, W. Melnick, R. W. Shank, J. Ondrcjik. Third Raw: F. B. Malloy, Clayton Appel, F. McLoota, B. Zalot, R. Dumbauld, E. Harris, T. Bastkowski, D. Milchak. I I Kappa Psi Pres. Ray Jackson V. Pres. Merle Byerle Sec. William Fisher Treas. David Cowdrey Adv. Dr. Edward Claus 'wg sg. nl. In 1879 a group of students in pharmacy or- ganized Kappa Psi as a professional pharmacy fra- ternity. The Beta Kappa Chapter of Kappa Psi, since its inception at Pitt in 1913, has en- deavored to advance professionalism and fra- ternalism in the field of pharmacy. Kappa Psi is one of the largest professional fraternities in the United States and boasts forty-one active collegiate Chapters. Highlights of the Beta Kappa Chapter is the Almin Vavro Award. This honor is intended for future. the outstanding sophomore student of the school of Pharmacy. The Beta Kappa chapter established this award in memory of a deceased brother. The student who CZ1I'l1S the annual award is chosen by a committee of the dean, faculty rnembers,.and chapter members. Outstanding in Kappa Psi's social year are the Province Convention and the annual Senior Banquet. By staying close to fraternity aims and participating in an interesting social program, members have maintained the strength and unity of Kappa Psi on campus. Fin! Row: M. Critchfield, D. Cowdrey, R. Jackson, M. Bycrle, W. Fisher, R. New. Second Raw: F. Manos, R. L. Williams, W. Moore, T. Baynham, M. Druzisky, R. Boyer, H. Hassel, R. Frye, B. Klutz, G. Bianco. Third Raw: R. Churchill, G. Keifer, W. Kinnard, E. Schwartz, R. Knorr, A. Tamak, L. L. Barich, E. Gilmore, A. Fenello, D. Karlheim. ll They mix, pour, measure, and crush ph1r macy men learn to like this-it will be their "Lct's take time out for a rest." So what do thc Kappa Psi's do? They discuss pharmacy' Fin! Row: G. W. Hoffman, G. Surmacz, D. J. Fails, G. Rock, J. Tappe, P. H. Masoner. Second Row: W. Alman, C. Fischer, C. McNutt, J. Palmisano, R. MacKendrick, W. Curry, D. Wilkinson, H. L. Carson, R. Carricato, T. Finney. Third Row: W. Zeralsky, T. Krajewski, H. Graflius, J. Bell, L. Miller, O. Niemela, T. Carosella, W. Johnston, J. Onderjik, R. Berkebile, J. Mascetta. appa Phi Kappa Pres. Donald Fails V. Pres. Eugene Rock Sec. Eugene Surmacz Treas. John Tappe Adv. Mr. George Hoffman Co-advisor Dr. Paul Masoner These students in Kappa Phi Kappa, an education fraternity for men, know where to get their education-Pitt's libraries. Celebrating its twenty-seventh birthday at Pitt, Tau chapter of Kappa Phi Kappa Fraternity enlivened the past year with a successful mixture of business and pleasure. The future teachers of Kappa Phi Kappa gathered to stress scholastic attainment, encourage social activity and pro- mote professional ideals among men in all phases of education. They invited the School of Educa- tion to a typical job interview conducted by a leading school supervisor. Pitt's Kappa Phi's wel- comed the establishment of a new chapter at Indiana State Teacher's College, and then pre- pared to play host to the Regional Convention in I April. The members of Tau Chapter high-lighted their social calendar with a smoker for junior and senior men of the School of Education, an initia- tion banquet at the Faculty Club and a gala pic- nic at North Park in May. Doing readings for education sometimes seems to be a chore, but the men seem to enjoy it! 1 1 t . .tr t x J ' ,Y 'mfs-1-y 5 I The Non Noi'nen's believe in having a good time-the ping P0118 that! l l l l 5 l 1 . . l a Q facilities in the Panther Room provide them with just OI1 O1'I1CI1 Pres. John Daley V. Pres. Don Williams Sec. John Schlossnagel Treas. John McCann Adv. Denton Beal The Non Nomen Club, a comparatively new organization here at Pitt, attempts to promote social and athletic participation within the stu- dent body. In both ofthose fields the Non Nomen's have carried out successful programs. First, the Club formed basketball, football, and softball teams which participated in all intramural sports. Continuing the sports theme, the organization X mg' 1' . 4 5 . J' TQ' w NM ,Ji K., W... , 'Saw ,vs--. i .fif 2 "Si" :1 xr Q figs . .nyi Q . - if f-JH it Wt ' iw. , ' . un., . r' ,f . S. U Q. - I".- ,- .i . X 4 Q ' 1 X 1 If thcy're not playing cards or ping pong, the Non Nomcn's will bc relaxing outside the Panther Room in thc Lounge. held stag parties at which they showed movies of football games. A party at the Elmhearst Inn, a mid-semester semi-formal dance at the Fort Pitt Hotel, and picnics in North Park made up the social program for the year. As early as a year ago, the Club members had reached such a state of accord that they were able to spend a weekend of fishing, hunting, and hiking at Tio- nesta Camp, Tionesta, Pennsylvania. Fin! Row: H. Daubner, D. Williams, D. Beal, J. Daley, J. McCann. Second Row: I. Eckbreth, T. Harkins, J. Shields, J. Byrne, M. Sotak. Third Row: G. Bonner, J. Schlossnagel, D. Hartman, H. Johnston, W. Carr. it ,,.,! W Ya BEET gi 6-I l"ir.v1knw.- Mutschler, Huebner, lloukakis, Schindlc, Gazdik, Dougherty, Klaric, Roberts. Samrzd Row: Bright,'Ba,ndy, Deu- baek, MeCague, l.uttig, l.each, Professor Botset, Fleming, Shiry, Nicholson, l,ewis, Walsh, Welsh. Third lime: Garland, Pow- ers, Seminora, Wolters, Heywood, Perry, Bargshoon, France, Kelly, Hraback, llurak, Oeel, Popovee, Vogel, Vaughn, hlc- Steen, Smeheer, Schaub, Dipadova. 130117111 Row: Modrak, Priestess, lfetkovich, Hodgson, Amurgis, Boyd, lxlmgensmith, Halpert, Bamford, Malloy, Uberle, Coppula, Nemeth, Rydell, Bower. Fjth Row:VKerr, f'l0PlIl1flI1,:l0LllC, Dodge, Piggotr, l.loyd, Livingston, Nardi, Roman, Smithyman, Wood, Welsh, Tully, l,eo, l.uthy. Sfxlh Kowf biple, Lherry, Pfau, Anderson, Devlin, Raremski, Kretlier, Pratten, Bonner, Gusky, Rosewell, Markley, VVall, Gollier, Ritchie, Gump, lleinriehs. The Petroleum Seminar at Pitt is a credited , course inaugurated by the Petroleum Department P 1 to promote interest in industry. 'lihc seminar in- cludes sophomores, juniors, and seniors in a com- bined student body, which meets every week either for a department or -ioint seminar. Pres. William Leach Several speakers were brought in this year to Sec.-Treats. John Hllfflg speak on subjects pertaining to the petroleum Adv. Paul ltiulton industry. lYorking closely with allied fields, the Petroleum Seminar members attended the seventh annual meeting of The American lnstitute of Mining and Metallurgical lfingineers, meetings of the society of geologists and geophysicists, and many other important talks. Urienting itself into life at Pitt, the Petroleum Seminar, in addition to its sessions, had an active intramural sports program with football, basket- ball, and softball teams represented. The final event of the year was a picnic early in June held in one of the county parks. Here much was discussed but the main topic of con- versation must have been petroleum and the pe- troleum industry to which men will some day belong. Petroleum men learn to combine oils, these three men are well qualified to work in the petroleum field after graduation. Here, as in many petroleum seminar meetings, the students learn to test the viscosity of oil. Psi mega Pres. L. E. Van Kirk V. Pres. Al Takacs Sec. S. M. Meader Treas. Solan Adv. Dr. H. C. Metz, Jr. Dr. J. F. McParland Probably known better as champion football players, the members of Nu Chapter of Psi Omega Fraternity are first of all hard-working dental students who have combined for academic and social benefits and the advancement of the dental profession. The Psi Omega's came to Pitt over Hfty years ago and at present boasts a mem- bership of seventy-five. They may well be called the Yankees of intra-mural football for they can point with pride to their record of forty-three bers for a Psi Omega Tea Dance cards. consecutive wins and three solid years as all- campus intra-mural champions before they were defeated in the final playoffs of 1952. They are champions socially, too. They spon- sor monthly parties at their house on Bellefield Avenue, a Christmas and Spring Formal, a May picnic, and a golf outing in June. But probably what the Psi Omega's are most proud of is the annual Christmas party where underprivileged children are entertained and presented with gifts from Santa himself. First Row: G. Shontz, J. Solan, A. Takacs, L. Van Kirk, S. Meader, W. Hustead. Second Raw: G. Shia, B. Carr, G. C. Wil- liams, G. T. Walk, T. F. Sinclair, Jr., L. A. Petraglin, E. M. Koval, J. M. Dudas, Jr., J. A. Chcrvenak, R. E. Vonada, C. A. Hibler, C. S. Jones, E. G. Staffier, C. E. Staley. Third Row: W. P. Hughes, G. J. Duncgan, J. Clark, R. Morgart, R. Chain. Fourth Row: W. Taylor, R. Shaffer, R. Matthew, A. R. Krizner, E. Maranacci, C. McMonigle, S. Morrow. QQ! Bill Swcaringcn picks out some good num In their own house on North Bellcheld, thru. Psi Omcga's take time out for 1 game of First Row: D. Green, A. Johnson, W. Hairshberger, P. Schrading, L. Fuge, I. Marasco, J. Schuler, G. Simons. Second Row: A. Payne, L. Florian, H. Hauser, R. Darras, B. Furrer, U. Hodgin, J. Trattner, M. Nagy, R. McKinley, T. Dillon, O. Daley, D. Kettering. Pres. Lloyd Fuge V. Pres. Paul Schrading Sec. Joe Marasco Exec. Sec. Alfred C. Payne The Pitt chapter of the Young lVIen's Chris- tian Association is carrying out its purpose as a "fellowship of men interested in discovering, un- derstanding, and appreciating the highest ideal of During a break in classes, Ross Reese, drops in to visit with the fellows. creative Christian living and service" by perform- ing a series of special projects. The first of these preceeding the fall semester was a three day camp session at Camp Kon-O- Kwee where "Y" members helped to orient fresh- men with Pitt life. One of the University's finest projectswas the "Y's" Religion in Life Week which took place in March and featured religions and cultural leaders from all parts of the speaking world to the student body in formal and informal discus- sions. Frequently the group sponsored community service parties for the entertainment of handi- capped children and periodic forums on topics of interest. It was from these forums on Pitt's Town Meeting that Political Week developed. Besides these projects, the "Y" also sponsored monthly tours of local points of interest, and weekly discussions of biblical material. Because of these and other fine accomplishments, the YMCA finished another successful school year as one of the finest service clubs at Pitt. In the YMCA office the members of the group relax on off hours. Here Paul Schrading reads an article that seems to be of great interest to everyone. 160 The girls meet and relax in the YWCA ofiiceg here a few "Y" members have an informal committee meeting. WYith emphasis on a full and creative life for all people through a growing knowledge of God, Pittls Young lYomen's Christian Association pro- motes and participates in an almost unbelievable number of activities. They present the impressive "Caritas,', a pageant interpreting the virtues in the lives of the women pictured on the Heinz Chapel windows. A United Nations Institute featured college students from represented na- tions and was climaxed by the annual Interna- tional Dinner. They sponsored all-student tours to the Pittsburgh Press, City Jail and Crime Laboratory. lVorking long hours, the girls col- lected all types of clothing to be sent to Korea and participated whole-heartedly in Religion-im Life VVeek. Socially, the girls often combined with the YMCA for Mixer Dances, Christmas parties, and a final farewell picnic in May. . J i "i 1 'i . 1 l Treasurer, Mary Ruth Chisar, receives help from Gussie Marshall and Pat Stuart in contacting members whose dues have expired. YWCA Pres. Mary Fuget V. Pres. Olga Kril Sec. Carol Shefiier Treas. Mary Ruth Chisar Adv. Dr. Edna T. Batz Firxl Row: M. jefferson, P. Goldberg, C. Rubin, J. Hirsh, A. Retterer, B. Rolf, V. Freeman, L. Friedlander. Serond Row: J. Moore, 1. Benl-cert, T. Seder, V. Swain, R. D'Urso, B. Green, A. Lennon, J. Everard. 16 I I I AERO Seminar i . i r . l 1 . c Firsr Row: W. Fauth, E. Bishop, P. DiBartola. Second Row: R. Zappa, R. Hines, R. Gregory, H. Wilt, H. Gwinner, B. Rosko. Third Row: W. Robb, R. Stough, Mihaloew, A. Coates, J. Mihaloew. Fourlh Row: J. Stolar, R. Hemphill, S. Shore, H. Rueger, M. Theo. ASME Seminar E First Row: G. Keith, J. Brown, G. Reis. Second Row: J. Lengyel, L. Spczialetti, L. Unverzagt, R. Nelson, E. Yaros, J. Psin- akis, R. McCarthy, D. Rose, H. Kroboth, A. Milewski. 162 .2337 1 1 Phi Chi Theta myr- . 6-- 39 4519 4. VE E l"7 : A 4. 4-5 x r in P 5299 K gil - . so p-In-iq D. Bell, R. Dollhopf, J. Rofft, F Sw1n, A Wllson, A lxomarc Sigma Beta Sigma Firsl Row: J. Unertlc, B. Chaplin, W. Rozmus, R. Frankel, F. Slater C Long, P Echwrd 'I Watson Second Row E Hugo A. Ladd, K. Smithmnn, N. Gustnshaw, J. Groll, R. Rearick, R Biddle Tlzzrd Row E Smxth W Summa, K Munter I Bisscrt, E. Schmid, D. Riefler, J. Hclhling, A. Forster. Fourfh Row J Meyer P Schroeder, C Lensner M Campbell, J Hugo, D. Mircheff, H. Borncman: 16 ,v- Pi Tau Sigma VW' Fin! Row: R. D. Guidos, L. R. Spczialctti, A. Stewart, S. Shore, J. E. Holas, G. Rcis, R. Bcntz, V. J. Lopardo. Svfond Row: T. F. Widmer, R. McCullough, R. G. Nelson, J. Worgan, E. E. Yaros, R. A. McCarthy, W. R. Snyder. Sigma Gamma Epsilon I I Y P l x 1 1 Fin! Row: J. Smithyman, D. Ravnsio, M. Roman, J. McCz1gue, R. Kretzler. Second Row: W. Zupon, N. McMillan, R. Sitlcr D. Dodge, B. Hodgson, M. Novotmak. 164 Mining Seminar Q SAE Seminar I I I I D I Firxt Row: C. Zclachowski, D. Cowan, J. Mazza, N. H. Wackcnhut, J. Lengycl, H. Kraus, A. Yanakos. Second Row: D. G Doran, J. Watkins, D. A. Scott, J. Phillippi, J. Zalcnka, N. Von Bchren, G. Dewey, J. Marcosky, T. Turba, W. Hickman Wzird Row: R. Varga, H. Tracnkncr, R. Knapp, R. McCullough, T. Reese, R. Donahue, G. Kostka, B. Turley, S. Skerl 165 5 ' 1 f x nam.-s: K a -...-.o,. . H I' I ' A 'Z .1-Q, .Aiwa w fu I Q 'M - ,. A , ,rw 'l. mg A 1 11- -if" E Q . 1 -'ryg,!.,:.. , U kts, f AMW' ww ,rif 1.94 V 7 I Ag ' ' N -33, Vi i ,,k.' WM ii! x X unsung 'X 'WT I ' Q -1 w .ny 6 ,N " f"" - V .. 37" ' il! 4024 32, x , in vw. K. ,Ji 'sv -, xx . :Q ,. -1- xgwdf' ' x 2 . 5 L s - fs 'ff - 1 168 ' ,3.,,- I. ff- V . ' . 'Y V. Y: .- ., ... yn . Q I 'Q L ly jg!! .,, ' Q2 . 1 " ' 4 " 1 Qui., K L. Mr. Allmert Klimcheck, the University architect, designed the new llniversity of Pittsliurgh r lNa1tionality Room-the linglish Room- in a traditional lfnglish style to capture the atmosphere harmonious with the portions of the lmomlmed House of Commons which came from lfnglzmd to the University, March 13, IQVQO. Although simple, the design of the room, in its unity, is rich in the poetic atmosphere of Tudor England in the time of Shakespeare. At the dedication ceremonies of the English Room, an honorary Doetor's degree was bestowed upon The procession into the linglish Room was Z1 colorful :ind Alfred Charles liossom. Mr. liossom, who is :1 Member interesting sight to the many spectators that were of Parliament, headed the lfnglish Room Committee crowded into the Commons Room. The procession was in London, and was originally responsible for the idea made up of many notzilmles from lmoth the l'inglish of reproducing the lfinglish Room around original government, the University, and other important and parts from the House of Commons in London. inllllentizll Pitrslmurgh residents. Mr. Gerald Firth, Chairman of the American Committee for the English Room, places the medallion from Cambridge University on one of the windows ofthe room. This is only one of the several trophies and symbols brought to the University from England which add to the realistic and authentic atmosphere of this new Nationality Room. After all the formalities ofthe presentation ceremonies and dedication were over, a reception was held in the Commons Room for all who had attended. The Nationality Room Hostesses served hot spiced punch to everyone, while the many visitors who had crowded outside the room were allowed to go in and look at the unusual paintings, the high oak ceiling and the panellcd fireplace 169 Wlhen it eonies to ht-I ming out with an f worthy cause, e 5 . you can he sure that the Pitt student hody is always willing and ready to do their share. The annual drive conducted hy the Red Cross to secure much needed plasma was no exception. Many students proudly wore the little red hlood drop and white eross in their lapel. As usual, some of our hearty Pittites passed out -- ineluding the chairman of the drive, lsahel laihovsky. IM 1' , WCW ., ,e V fa saffslrf .sf w. , ,nw H ,f -5., , 3 4 Q The joh of arranging for senior pictures ean get pretty complicated and nerve-wraeking, but the photographer, the seniors and the Owl always seem to eome through. Haeh student gets his share of individual attention and hright lights. Taking your picture is had enough, but it's the proofs that really cause the aggravation. The exclamation: do I really look like that! is the most frequent comment uttered hy astonished suhjeets. 170 1V HH Silll f +L 'Z YQ, X 2 XX N Captain Tom Hamilton Director qf Athletic: ,gf Lowell Dawson Football Coach Ben Grady Swimming Coach 172 Brightening next year's sport scene, Pitt's Athletic Department has initiated an "extended program" by acquainting high school seniors from the tri-state area with Pitt's background and sport highlights, in hopes of gaining new sport stars. On the intramural scene, Mr. Bemis, the intramural director, has come up with his biggest and best program in athletics for the "non-pro- fessionalsf' The athletic administration in fielding one of Pitt's most powerful football teams, at- tracted national attention and created an exhil- arating athletic interest on campus. The depart- ment has undoubtedly shown outstanding evi- dence of captivating the interest of the university students and followers. Charles H. Ebert Assistant Dirertor Ralph Mitterling Baseball Coach L Trark Coach Tenni: Coach Rex Peery Wrextlmg Coarlx 173 Dr. H Bfuketball Coach Assuiant Track Coach Varsity Football Oct. Oct. Oct. Oct. Nov Nov Nov Nov Russ McBride Student Manager Sept. 1952 Pitt Pitt Pitt Pitt Pitt Pitt Pitt Pitt Pitt SEASON 'S RECORD I9 Iowa zo Oklahoma 22 Notre Dame 29. Army o West Virginia 28 Indiana 21 Ohia State 48 North Carolin o Penn State a State First Row: E. Stowe, D. Michaels, C. Grunder, J. Tunning, I. Los, I. Annzmia, E. Johnson, R. Timmins, G. Ledonne, F. Depasquale. Suomi Row: M. Johnson, R. Kiesel, J. Stock, J. Paluck, D. Agafon, F. Glatz, R. Grier, J. Sebest, E. Steratore. I 75 First Row: P. Neft, B. Kennedy, B. Hoffman, B. Epps, H. Ford, C. Ricc, R. Macedonia, Jacobs, T. Romantino, B. Ingram. Second Row:.G. Gembarosky, Cenci, M. Dcluca, J. Schmidt, S. Kline, D. Schluck, R. Ballock, K. Voitcll, L. Blanda. Third Row: R. McCabe, B. Schmitt, B. McQuaide, P. Chess, N. Huffman, H. Hunter, 1. Capp, P. Palatclla. Fourlh Row: C. Copetas, R. Gatz, W. Cessar, B. Adams, R. Mattiola, R. Ferguson, R. Dcitrick. One sure sign that Pitt has once more reached the top of the football heap came as two of our three defeats were proclaimed "upsets" by the nation's press. A clean sweep of the Big Ten warmed Panther hearts as Indiana, Iowa and Ohio State fell with Notre Dame and Army among the victims. A loss to Oklahoma- had been expected, but it took our backyard rivals to tame the Pan- thers, a fired-up West Virginia and an under-rated Penn State managed to blank the jungle cats for those painful upsets. All in all though, the team showed everything the oldtime Pitt teams are said to have had. A devastating ground attack shredded some of the best lines in the country, and the passing game, although spotty, clicked often enough. For the second time in three years Pitt had an undefeated Freshman team-words to cheer any coach who is looking ahead to next year. The Pitt yearlings defeated Army Plebes 19 to 14, Navy Plebes I7 to 6, and Bullis Prep 39 to O. Perhaps even more promising than the scores was the fact that the Panther Cubs came from behind to shut out and win the first two games. Firsl Row: E. Jones, E. Hefferlc, S. Petro, L. Dawson. Second Row: R. Timmons, J. Michelosen, W. Cummins, B. Friedlund PITT'S All-AMERICANS Three members of the squad, two seniors and a sophomore, received well-deserved national rec- ognition, Captain Joe Schmidt, whom many have called as fine a line-backer as any in the pro ranks made the INS first All-American team. He also made the UP All-East team, and Collier's A11- American Specialists Team. Joe then played in the North-South Shrine Clash. Billy Reynolds, the toughest little man in football, who outgained the entire backfields of Indiana, Ohio State, Army, Notre Dame, and North Carolina State, was ig- 'SK' 176 nored by the "All's," but opened their eyes later. Joe Schmidt Reynolds was a standout on both offence and defense for the great East-West Shrine game in San Francisco, playing 5o minutes in these days of platoons, and scoring the winning touchdown. Then Billy went to Honolulu to play in two games against professional all-stars, and scored in both games to help the collegians win both. Eldred Kraemer was the only sophomore on the Look All-American first team, listed for defense. He also was chosen on the United Press all-East team with teammate Schmidt. Kraemer was a standout on both defense and offense all year. Eldred Kraemer I Billy Reynolds ha. A S w.m!N,f-A',. t. I my 3e1,..,w YM, - M. J .,kea1,TS K A A . , ,, A ' ' gwf. Vg. , A , Du' -,,, I .,w a '- ' 'F 1 ,, -f. 2 M K+ M 4' v h 5 ' 58- i-H"'N ' , . 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Epps, Rey- nolds, and Neft carried over the TD's. Tony Romantmo It may look impossible, but Bobby Epps wiggled out of this mess and ran for 22 yards. Glen Dillon grabbed the pass for I3 against I Oklahoma. 79 Pitt 21 Notre Dame I9 Pitt 22 Army I4 Johnny Jacobs on one of his slashes through the Irish line. The Panthers really bounced back against Notre Dame in one ofthe season's greatest games. Billy Reynolds raced 79 yards from scrimmage for Pitt's first touchdown to let the Irish know they had a real game on their hands. Then Mattioli hit Jacobs for 63 yards and another score. In the second half Notre Dame came back against the worn out Panthers, but Pitt, too, was good for a 50-yard drive, and to clinch it, a safety. Paul Chess if il'li 'Mil ,- , lg ii 'C , 7w'!wi' L., -1 QU.-, fri? 'ye ' y . rim? - I-fl. I ,, -1:-.,,, Q, V -A ij-tw. mv.,'vz. vw M? N 5 H A '."'ff7'1lfwfilf-vw?-ffiri " J' ' I I-1302? M' '- Y iw' 'i . X 1 .gigs , X 'V , -. 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Adams and Jacobs couldn't get to this one. A ...X ., . Q ,vbw N ,Q Mg "QI, .X - - , 1 4 H, X ,.-www--1. 3 ,, 0.-,v K: 1,if-iii' 'QQ ' I It . A - ' Sq?-N 'I rm-av' 'i Agliff' ..,i. , --,..fM' V 1,g.E.v1Ss -wtixuyfliqw ,.ff,, A A x "Qi .A -.,,.'ff:w Via I 4 'M-as tgiifzd' ,L Q' 1 . 4 h. A V 1. x "-,15-t , Gabe Gembagonky . fvg- ,r fIfjT'u-'- ,ffl 54 . r . e H ..' fix 1 , ' ' ' ,j ' 1,-:gow , XL-GJ., V Mfr, I' 'T f, . gy 1 ,, 4 .40 . 'f 19" Ip' .n, 4 ', , an V, s 'WF'- PD iw,- ,. 4-,pf Reynolds' block is useless as the Mountaineer line smears Epps. Pitt West Virginia With Pitt favored by as many as four touchdowns, the underdog and un- der-rated Mountaineers held the Pitt machine scoreless for the first time this season, and, led by 17-year-old quarter- back Fred Wyant, took back a victory to jubilant West Virginia. They even won the battle of statistics equally de- cisively. Pitt spent a lot of time in West Virginia territory in the first quarter, but never hit pay dirt. After that, the play was seldom out of Panther land. An interception by Wrabley led to some hope, but nothing happened. 16-o! ! ! Joe Bozek 182 George Glagola The same story-West Virginia's defenders were too tough. Hoffman scores easily against Hoosiers. Pitt 28 Indiana 7 A maximum of finesse and a mini- mum of effort, according to the writers, went into the Pitt victory over Indiana, second Big Ten victim of the year. A great defense, led by Zombeck and Schmidt, held the Hoosiers to minus 25 yards on the ground. Indiana spent most of the 4th quarter completing passes, but not inside our 2o. The first half was marred by penalties, but sparkling run- ning by Reynolds, Mattioli, Epps, and Hoffman, plus fine blocking by Dietrick and Epps kept Pitt way ahead all the way. Bozek couldn't get him, but Fcrgy and Palatella did. Did Epps make it this time?-handoff from Neft. Al Smalara 183 . 'L. 0 -41 Bobby Epps powers to the OSU 19. Pitt 21 Ohio State I4 Pitt completed its conquest of the Big Ten by smashing Ohio State in a great running game, where a few passes really paid off. Ohio passed themselves silly-in their own territory. A Ford in- terception and run-back from the Pitt 16 to the State 24 paved the way for the first TD. Most exciting play ofthe game was a Mattioli-to-Dietrick pass on the Pitt 45, from which Dietrick staggered 55 yards through at least five defenders to score. A short punt finally opened the door to OSU in the 4th. 3. J Sun-Tele Photo North Carolina State didn't have a chance. Stu Kline A patented Reynolds solo runback. it-sip ,md V' 1.1 V -'nf-..7 if QF, fufdi -- H .-. . I .s " Q, "1 '.-4:.v1Jv:'z' 1' 1- '. - .,,L.i: :elf I 34 ,nf . A ,.-.-f. L' ga-tix'nf'w'4f.'?'9 ':,,:,g. , -:V .,.a.,.' . -W M- -'. ..,' l"j'- 31. - ' ,4r, . ' w. . ' Hggmu In war'-"" .- 5 4 ' fm 4 -ww A X lg f '30 T ' jf' i' 'U " X ' . ' - 6 .' ' . J 'Q -w"- ' I ki .Ai Q' NN A N i f 'S' .. .. 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This was probably the most im- portant college wrestling event of the year, for Pitt had already beaten Michigan's Big Ten champs, as well as Army, West Virginia, and the tough small school team at Lock Haven. Two teammates went undefeated: Olympic champ Hugh Peery, 123-pounder, and Joe Sol- omon, 167-pound sophomore. Solomon now owns nine straight wins, seven by falls, and Peery has 23 straight, for a total of 31 wins against one defeat in collegiate competition. Wrestling now rates as Pitt's top sport, with a record of33 wins against I9 losses since the sport was re-established in 1950. Hugh Peery uses a single leg takcdown to put Johnny George on the mat. 1952-53 SEASON'S RECORD Pitt 25 Case 3 Pitt I7 Michigan State 9 Pitt I9 Michigan 9 Pitt 20 Army 6 Pitt 24 Purdue 5 Pitt 24 Ohio State 7 Pitt I9 Toledo 8 Pitt 34 Indiana Teachers o Pitt I6 Lock Haven 1 1 Pitt 27 West Virginia 2 Pitt I2 Penn State 16 Doing some gentle leg twisting to Dave Davis is Harry Hunter. Bob Cook attempts to break Harvey Kraus' hold on him. Fin! Row: Bob Cook, George Matthews, Bill Kozy, John George, Hugh Peery. Strand Row: Dave Davis, Harvey Kraus, Harold Hunter, Ron Morabito, joe Solomon. 186 I'1r.rl Row: W. Noroski, Sgt. P. Bryan, N. Howard. Sefond Row: J. Sankowic, A. John- son, R. Gillcland, T. Shepard, R. Legeza, J. Cleary. Rifle Team In its two years of varsity competition, the Pitt rifle team has enjoyed unusual success. As a member of the Greater Pittsburgh League, which includes Tech, Duquesne, W 81 J, West Virginia and California Teachers, Pitt finished in a tie for first place in 1952, dropping the shoot-off to West Virginia. Sending two teams to the National Rifle As- sociation match last spring, the Panthers placed third and fifth, but William Noroski and Thomas Shepard, of Pitt, took first and second place in the meet. The major part of the riflemen's schedule is occupied by "postal matches," in which scores are fired for record against other teams who par- ticipate by mail. In these matches, Pitt defeated I5 teams, was outscored by 8, including Navy, Lehigh, U. of California, Wyoming, Maryland, Tennessee and Stanford. Bill Kclby, Dick Lcgeza, and Tom Shepard G Tom Shepard check their sight pictures on the Owl photog- 1952 RECORD mphef- to. P. Lengucp Pitt 1367 W 8z I Pitt 1381 Duquesne 1316 Calif. Tchrs. Pitt 1398 Tech Pitt 1388 West Virginia Pitt 1404 W 81 J Pitt 14oo W. Virginia Pitt 1390 Tech 1315 Calif. Tchrs. Pitt 1388 W. Virginia Pitt 1400 W. Virginia Pitt 1381 W. Virginia w-w-v-- -i A- - ,, M " lf . Q.-1. --- , ,Hi ., .' .1 , ,- ti .wp .. 'ii-ri Q.. . A ' 2 ' ' wilj yg t iii- 4--Y f- ' R I 4 '- " X' PM N 4 H M- P ' . m, ',,,.,.a,. . 3 ...M .. ,-if' -1- 4, 1 . H ' "4-1 f '-1' - ., . ,Q-.-... ,...- fi-f 3 , 1 H 1 - pi..,,5. .. . 4 1 M QPlay-offl 1345 1297 1316 1403 1289 1398 1287 1403 1398 1408 YN Basketball ,, H, fs- f t' if ,fe ' PIT ff 157 7 f 1 . iii viiffrs ,i 1 W lie, , . Pitt 78 " ' g g-' Pitt 62 me Pitt 64 Mickey Zernich ii l" -gf-' pm 68 1952-53 Captain 55,4 Q---in Pitt 70 'M iw Pitt 72 " Pitt 67 ' , Pitt 67 f, 7, fi, Pitt 76 Qs'-5 ing 'QAV t-, Pitt 97 'Q 5 QV' f Pitt 57 Pitt 66 Harvey Rabinowitz Student Manager A veteran-studded team ran up the best bas- ketball record in seven years for the Panthers this season. Putting a 12-11 won-lost chart in the record book, the Pittmen out-scored, out-shot fpercentagewisej, and out-rebounded their op- ponents, committed fewer fouls, and fell behind only at the free-throw line. In fact, with only five teams defeating us by more than seven points, a better percentage at the foul line might well have put the Panthers up with the top teams of the country. Once known as "ice cream eaters," Carlson's men this year made the pages of LIFE with their oxygen tank, a new wrinkle in Doc's longtime ex- periments with the fatigue curve. The team also helped in some experiments with the new foul rules, but less successfully, as Ohio State won the experimental game at the foul line. 1952-53 SEASON RECORD Michigan 8 5 Pitt 70 West Virginia Westminster 57 Pitt -91 , Westminster Miami CO.J 65 Pitt 74 St. Louis Ohio U. 66 Pitt 66 Houston Ohio State 76 Pitt 70 Loyola Harvard 48 Pitt 56 Navy Dartmouth 61 Pitt 67 West Virginia Cornell 62 Pitt 53 Ohio State Penn '81 Pitt 69 Carnegie Tech Geneva 75 Pitt 66 Geneva Penn State 56 Pitt 53 Penn State Carnegie 52 "Overtime af! I l ,I ix, ul' 'i i 1 , X' 1' ' WLC ' Don Virostek ' 1 .4 V2 i ii LQ V 188 Game: Zcrnich 23 Virostck 21 Burch 23 ' Deitrick 23 Palesko 23 Boyd 23 Duessel 23 Dick Deitrick shows his powerhouse lay-ups against West Virginia at the Field House INDIVIDUAL SCORING RECORDS Pri. -33 .41 .32 -33 -34 .30 .32 FT II3 33 101 66 20 42 3I U 65 64 58 55 61 57 58 Pcrsonalx Rebound: Tot. Pts. 81 169 71 474 62 116 75 171 61 42 64 187 49 116 309 279 271 217 178 142 107 Avg. 13-4 13-3 11.8 9-4 7-7 6.2 4.6 Fin! Row: D. Duessel, G. Phillips, C. Burch, M. Carnahan, B. Ruschel, J. McClure, M. Zcrnich, A. Boyd, D. Virostek C Palesko. Seaond Row: I-I. Rabinowitz, D. Lepkowski, D. Miller, D. Sari, J. Resrtck, E. Pnvlick, A. Novnkovich, L Ixr'1ft, J. Frontone, B. Artmnn. -. I 9 4. ! i J T" ' Milroy Carnahan s---5 we 7 gf H 190 Deitrick taps one in while Dussel and Zernich ready for a possible rebound. As usual a small fast team, the Pittmen ran and shot more than ever in recent years for an average of69 points per game, and bumped seldom into trouble of big men. Don Virostek, at 6'4, was the big man this year, and his rebounding was a big factor in Panther success. Close behind came Captain Mickey Zernich, high scorer and light- weight of the team, who outran and outjumped most of his opposition to sink a total of 309 pointsg This put Zernich second only to the great Chipper Cholly Hyatt with a three-year total of 845 points, another record not to be slighted is Don Virostek's rebounding: he was fifth in the nation. Other sharpshooters were Clarence Burch, Dick Die- trick, and Art Boyd, ably seconded by Dave Dutch Burch sails under the bucket for an easy lay-up against Westminister. A, Nh- ,A:: 9 1' I fl. Y""' 0. v V s -QM a lib Qfg,..,, fa, M -'55 -.Y PITT IE 5 If x, i Q l ' l Chester Pclasko , , 4, . Dutch Burch looks for a teammate as he is hemmed in by Y ' Geneva players. Don Virostek leaps high to loop one in against grounded Mountaineers. 2 . PT' Duessel, Chester Palesko, and Bill Ruschel. Scholarship reared its stately head, no uncommon sight, of course, around Carlson teams, as Boyd was tapped to Phi Beta Kappa. The season started without too much promise, with a road loss to Michigan, a win over West- minster in the home opener, and then two close ones, a defeat by Miami and a win over Ohio University, by one and two points respectively. The team looked good, but wasn't always winning. Another loss, to Ohio State, went by before the Ivy League handed us three easier games. The Panthers took a 4-4 record east with them, and bumped into some real homer officials at Penn-after leading all the way we lost in over- time. Then came the highest scoring spree in Pitt history as the Panthers knocked off Geneva, 97- 75- -4 5 C f x i ,u PM lg T , f Q xx ' Clarence Burch xx i l Y , f ,l dh 1 ,T WN, .t , XV ws ., tf 1 'F 'l4,if.,i l Q Mickey Zcrnich sccms to sit on a Mountaineers shoulder while he puts this one in. A one-point squeeze over favored Penn State and a romp over Carnegie Tech virtuzzlbf insured a winning season but didn't help us against West Virginia, though, as the Mountaineers poured on Q5 points to Pitt's 70. Another victory over West- minster started the winter road trip, which saw victories go to St. Louis and Loyola, by two and three points, and Navy, with only a win over Houston sandwiched in. Then came sweet revenge over West Virginia back at home, another loss to Ohio State and another Win over Tech. Finishing the season away, the Panthers in turn fell victims to revenge- hungry teams. The dist1'ict's hottest team, Ge- neva, trimmed us neatly 81-66, and the Panthers closed the season by proving that Penn State is unbeatable at home, 73-53. LW., ,- I "1 .ri y N..r if F: I fl V fr if - A f ' 4 . T le fi, ,ll Dnvc Duesscl 1 5 E f 'i 1 p. if A u ,F I KIIVKTT X! I ,pl 1 X., p T 2 I 1 t w 1 I Bill Ruschel -Y-H x I 'Ii ,Ii rx A , ,gr ll Q' 'N I 'w-1 , A 1 'K JJ, 4 . TPITT ,X li R .Q ,i 5999 Dick Deitrick ff Y l ,Q ,ff X . fl Dick Dcitrick outjumps an unidentified Mountaineer who was trying to block his shot. 4 . 6:- . W , W ' ' ' o o MQ ,f X W1II11I11I1g , fff ,i .uf 'rfiv f' J Q'-in A , 1 V I . v K , t'l 'I I. ' 'H use 5 James Zentgrnf s W h Assistant Coafh. , ,I V it ' , , 1 -,I Don Fanning :I '. 1952-53 Captain 'i .- Pitt Pitt Pitt Pitt Pitt Pitt Pitt Pitt L 1953 SEASON RECORD 63 Miami COJ 42 Westminster 39. Ohio State 26 North Carolina 39 Syracuse 30 Navy 42 Army 59 Ohio U. Firsl Row: D. Peterson, R. Gainsford, T. Koenig, R. Jennings, D. Fanning, G. Weiss, J. Palmer, B. Furrer, T. Blosser, R. Koupc. Second Row: H. Piwowurski, B. Wilkcns, W. Cort. Relay team: W. Corr, G. Weiss, R. Koupe, H. Piwowarski. Pitt's Eastern Collegiate Swimming Associ- ation champs had a rough season, with a record of three wins, four losses and one tie in dual meet competition. Hampered by the loss of ace back- stroker and captain, Don Fanning, the Panther mermen nevertheless showed several Hashes of form which made the picture less gloomy. Fred O'Nions set a new ECSA record in the individual 150-yard medley, and Gerry Weiss and Ronny Gainsford both set new Pitt records in the 220- and 440-free style, and 200-yard breaststroke, re- spectively. Gainsford set the third fastest mark in -ffl . In V ,. .xx mi nw P' i Charles Floyd Sludcnt Manager. Tom Blosser the country this winter. ECSA champs of '52 Tom Blosser in diving and Bill Corr in sprints, helped Gainsford Calso an ECSA record holderj keep Pitt definitely in the running for eastern honors, along with the always dangerous relay team of Harry Piwowarski, Dick Peterson, Gerry Weiss and Bill Corr. Ronnie Gainsford doing the breast stroke. I Bernard Luterancik Cross Country Hugh Peery W rwtlin g Most Valuable Don Virostek Baskelball Bob Reilly X A Q. Q Player Awardees IIN 5 GW f .I Harry Campney P4 Tennis ff X 1 K , ,ix I nl 1 96 KKK Rgynolds Joe SCl1I'I1lClt Fggfbflff .F00fb!lN Bob Kyle Baseball Lou Patellos Track Pitt's athletic records have been made through team playg and on a team, every man is most valuable. However, there is often a man who, like a sparkplug, seems to keep things going when it's tough. Here the Ow! has gathered ten such men, chosen either by their team-mates or their coaches. 1 Ronnie Gainsford Swimming X 1 N , X Sm 3 Track The Panther proved its speed was good by knocking OFF 4 of 6 opponents in easy fashion. Coach Olson's boys had a narrow miss in the opener versus Ohio State, losing 51M to QM. The other stumble was to Miami of Ohio. Wally Monahan, who held the supremacy in the hurdles, and Johnny Patellos who was top dash man cap- tured two 4th place positions in the IC4A. Ray Luterancik placed 5th in the broad jump. The Panthers will have a fine opportunity to howl next year with the ine caliber of men returning. ai' l.ou Patellos 195.2 Captain l"irr.f Row: B. Giron, j. Dutlas, R. Lee, D. Samuels, N. Kutcher, F. Kuzma, T. Dressel, R. Soree, R. Arthurs. Second Row: W. Monahan, T. Mitlo, l. Spangler, D. Minihan, P. Logue, R. Salatli, D. Delli Gatti, lf. Christopher. Third Row: N. Proctor, H. Clewer, D. Denman, A. Gunderson, S. Barry, N. Ryan, C. Fritz, D. Doyle, W. Donlcy. l"om'!!1Row:jack McMann, Mgr., D. Sommer, B. Luteruncik, C. Wivel, C. King, J. Wigcl, R. Weber, E. 1f'redricks,F. Wegley. www' I Pitt Pitt Pitt Pitt Pitt Pitt 1959. RECORD SIM Ohio State 123 Delaware 56M Miami COJ 71 Notre Dame 77 Penn State 94 Virginia It's Pitt leading by a hair, beginning the fourth lap ofthe mile relay against State. 98 SM a 65M 60 54 37 f. 4' lf' Cross Country P Pitt Pitt Pitt Pitt Pitt Pitt Pitt 1 9 59. RECORD Navy 49. Army 34 Pitt in 6th place Pitt in xst place Westminster Geneva Ohio State West Virginia Georgetown Syracuse 31 Ohio State 24 in IC4A in A.M.A. 43 'E i 43 , 47 37 61 l r 1 ' A I il f c. AI: X The Panther thinclads, harriers, or just plain cross-country runners had one of Pittls top records this year, losing only one triangular meet and racking up six victories. Bernie Luterancik set a local course record as Pitt swept first five places against Westminster. Against Geneva, too, the Panthers took the first Five. Although West Vir- ginia took lirst place in record time at Morgan- town, Pitt teamwork won the match, and this feat was repeated against Ohio State. First place in the A.M.A. meet went to Pitt in November, but hard luck dogged the team in the IC4A, leaving the Panthers with a disappointing sixth place. Bernie Luterancik 1952 Captain Qill., Around the stadium track for a warmup. Firrt Row: E. Daer, Mgr., J. Weigel, C. Wivell, B. Luterancik, D. Delli Gatti, R. Salade, R. Weber. Second Row: L. Duff, Asst. Coach, Don Doyle, D. Sommer, A. Gunder- son, C. Fritz, E. Fredrick, C. Olson, Head Coach. Pitt Pitt Pitt Pitt Pitt Pitt Pitt ,df 'I I 1952 RECORD F 8z M o West Virginia 1 West Virginia 3 Carnegie Tech 5 W 8: J 3 Duquesne I Penn State 7 Coming in for a practice on the Tech court Did you happen to drop up on the Mellon Park Courts last spring? If you did, you probably saw some of the neatest tennis matches played there. Did you happen to know that Bob Ilsevich was the unbeaten Panther in singles competition? You also saw Joe Bendel along with Harry Camp- ney and Gene Weinstein burning up the sod with formidable 6-I records. After taking the first three matches, a Carnegie Tech group managed to squeak by the Cat 5-4. But the Panther bounced over the net to take two more. Penn State halted the'Cat again. This time 7-2. So a 5 and Q. record hits the books while an even more aggressive team will hit the sod next year. Golf 201 A ill 1952 RECORD Pitt 5 Pitt 6 Pitt 5 Pitt 4 Pitt 7M Pitt 2 Pitt 7 Pitt 5 Pitt 8 Norm Figura drives in a practice round at Shanno- pin Country Club. Juniata o West Virginia 3 Navy 2 Georgetown 3 West Virginia Penn State 5 Westminster 2 Geneva o Duquesne I Bob Reilly 1952 Captain On the links, Pitt's golf team enjoyed a fine season by taking 8 of 9 matches while placing 7th in the Eastern Intercollegiates. Penn State proved to be the only block to a perfect season, by drop- ping the Panthers 5-Q. after 5 straight victories. However, Dave McCormick's linksmen harnessed the three following matches in strong style. Andy Figura was the only Panther to escape the season unscathed. Pitt enjoyed shutouts over Geneva and Juniata, but found uneasy going with West Virginia, Navy, and Georgetown. In garnering 49M points to the opponents' UM, the squad, made up of a majority of seniors, again showed the public that the Panther does roar! I. Black, B. McCarthy, G. Stroub, N. Figura, B. Reilly, T. Dokmanovich. 5 Baseball K 1'-LS. 5 Pitt 5 lazy' Pitt I2 Q Pitt I2 5 Pitt 3 ' X Pitt Q Pitt ft. 4 6 , P 8 X W fi. Pitt in iii Pitt 1 i QV Pitt 6 af Pitt 8 5 . 4 jr Pitt 7 A H Pitt 5 ff ' ft M I Joe Scalzo 1959. RECORD The ump calls a close one and he's out. Ohio State 7 Westminster 4 Bethany 0 Notre Dame 18 Notre Dame 9 West Virginia 5 Penn State 6 Penn State 4 Allegheny I Duquesne 9 Allegheny I West Virginia 2 , .Nm Dave Devey 1952 Capmin 9.02 Ei I... fx 1'-as A perfect swing, but he fouls into the dirt. Coach Ralph Mitterling fielded his team only a dozen times this year. The Panther Nine out- played 7 of I2 teams for a .583 season. Milt Emery led the way with a heavy .341 batting mark. Bob Kyle led in hits for the season with I5 and 2 big homeruns for a .3oo mark. Ollie Niemela combined I2 RBI's and errorless ball with 9.0 chances for a standout performance. Harry Little made a mark in center field by mak- ing good on 24 errorless chances. As the records go, Joe Scalzo, Panther first baseman, made about the best showing with 97 putouts without an error and I5 runs probably boosted with his 7 stolen bases. :Ls 1 Rudy Filek at 3B must have acted like Eddie Stanky in pulling 8 walks through the season. Dick Shannon, in pitching 34M innings for a 2-1 record, struck out 35 men and also gets the credit for the only shutout of the season. Bob Rus- sell had the only clean slate as he issued no bases on balls and struck out IO in MM innings. Don Shanafelt found the only extra inning game, that against W. Va., but came out on top. He carried a 3-I record for 33M innings pitched. Although Pitt just bounced through the win-loss columns like a rubber ball, better things should be appear- ing on the horizon. F in! Row: R. Filek, S. Rago, R. Lepkowski, O. Niemela, R. Kyle, R. Russell, P. Lomond, D. Devey, I. Scalzo, M. Emery. Second Row: T. McRoberts, E. Pade, R. Hollis, D. Starrett, D. Shanafelt, D. Shan- non, G. Milligan, C. Reese, W. Warnek. 9.03 Womenis Recreation Association "The plans are made and rain or snow they can't be changed," Hope Mervosh insisted, so the WRA's had their scheduled cookout at South Park. Since the weather was bad the girls couldn't use the outdoor grill and had to make their hamburgers on the indoor fireplace. Banana boats added a festive air to the broiled burgers and pop. "I'm glad we went to WRA's Freshman Party," said freshie Arlene Morrisey. "The mixer square dances were such fun and the food . . . out of this world! Wasn't that sucker doll I won in the second contest a cute prize," added Audrey Stewart. "I'm going to insist that all my girl friends go to the next fun and frolic nights and Miss Eleanor Graham Adviser the swimming party." WRA finished the year with a day of games and sports at the field house with girls from many other district colleges attending the affair. Winning relay teams awarded at Fun and Frolic Night. ' 204 Some fast action in field hockey on the Cathedral lawn Betty blocks Ann's dribble. 205 Pres. V. Pres. Sec. Treas. Adv. Cathy Hamllow Helen Greschner Nancy Snider Nancy Zentgraf Miss Graham The officers look over Cathy's plans for the current year. Marian cloesn't have a chance. 0 x X 1. x I X Xa. "Q: MW!- L '35 W4 ADW' K - is' N ,,,,,, ,W . f' . M 1.7 ,f ' bf: me 'Vu J' F w-iii 'x U-P v l Firxl Row: H. Rabinowitz, W. Corr, M. Zernich, J. Bozck, A. Romantino, A. Smalara, G. Mitchell, M. DeI,.ucn, P. Murphy, E. Kracmer, P. Blanda. Serond Row: H. Duncan, B. Giron, G. Gembzirosky, H. Ford, J. George, I. Spangler, R. Dietrick, J. Dudas, C. Floyd, D. Delli Gatti, J. Zombek, L. Palatella, J. Pnlmcr. Third Row: D. Sommer, D. Shannon, M. Emery, R. Ferguson, R. See, S. Phillips. Fourlh Row: J. Bendcl, W. Monahan, J. Scalzo, O. Niemcla, R. Ifilek, R. Lepkowski, D. Shanafclt, J. Schmidt. FUN: Row: D. Samuels, A. Boyd, D. Minihzm, J. Garber, W. Cope. Panther Club President, Mickey Zernich, had quite a job trying to get peace and quiet at his meetings. "Did you ever try to keep a room full of athletes quiet?" asked Mickey. "I not only Panther Club have to stop the noise,-but sometimes I have to Pres' Mickey Zfimlch go to their rooms and get the fellows out of bed V' Pres' Geolige Mitchell or snatch them from their favorite hangout or Sec' Pafflck Murphy even close their books and drag them to the Treas' B111 Con meetingsn. Adv. Ben Grady The club promoted better school relations by ushering the high school guest athletes to a H , , h H reserved section at football games, sponsoring Let S SCC you figure this one out' Mickey dances after several basketball games, and plan- ' ning the varsity day program. In the spring two X outstanding athlete's names were inscribed on ,gt Q the Varsity Walk. af 'I S i .. 20 Cheerleaders AA' - 'X vgqah Jay Garber, this ycar's Pnnrhcr,cntcrtz1ins thc children at thc Christmas party. C. Zukowski, S. Pnstrick, B. Herman, S. Millstonc, J. Bnnick, T. George, D. 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Corinne Rubin Sec. Mira Wilson Debate Mgr. Barbara Niaman Adv. Mildred Ditty A discussion among the orators is in progress about the coming Penn State Poetry Festival. In loud, clear, oval shaped tones, secretary Myra Wilson reads the temporary list of activities planned by the girls in the Women's Speech Association. Included in the list were discussions, debates, tournaments, festivals, and parties. The girls worked furiously on two radio programs, a Efteen minute skit for WPGH and a half hour one for KQV. The parliamentary procedure program was organized by the girls to give help on par- liamentary rules to any interested group or or- ganization.These girls were proudoftheir thorough knowledge of this technical subject. WSA took part in many speech activities during the year. Pitt's lady orators had a wonder- ful time at the Penn State Poetry Festival. They also took an active part in a regional speech tournament among colleges of seven states and were honored to become hostesses to a group of British debators. The girls take part in one of their socials held in the Stephen Foster Social Room. A member of the Debate team prepares to answer a question on debating procedure. Menis Debate Pres. Lud Lippert V. Pres. Al Rubin Sec, Pauel Petro Treas. Ross Reese Adv, Mildred Ditty These boys are about to criticize the work of fellow debators who have just completed a rousing debate. Resolved: that Men's Debate has had a full schedule of debates, discussions, and other speak- ing activities this school year. The Men's Debate this year traveled to approximately I3 other colleges and visited IO local high schools for demonstration debates. The members also participated in intracity tour- naments in October, November, and December. The annual Pitt-Western Reserve Debates were a series of exhibition debates before high school audiences. During January the members sponsored a high school Clinic-Tournament at the university with manager Lud Lippert pre- siding. This year there were two Petro brothers in the club and one of the opposite sex, Barbara Newman. Dan Purdy was a busy member, typing up letters and forms to be sent to different high schools and colleges encouraging and planning debate programs. Firrt Row: R. Newman, D. Purdy, E. Shustcr, L. Lippcrt, A. Rcubin, P. Petro, M. Ditty. Serond Row: R. Miller, H. Taxcy, R. Maloney, S. Greenfield, D. Berger, J.'Libengold, J. lVlcLeister, D. Petro. Third Row: I. Bloom, D. Groham, A. Boll, P. Gallagher, L. Fuge, J. Trattner, R. Locke. , 2" 5. . S 1 ' i X .4 L . w 5' .y : . 9.17 Bob Arthur Benny Benack Varsity Marching Band "Presenting: The University of Pittsburgh Varsity Marching Band." When you hear this announcement you think of the band as a group of marching musicians, but some day these men will be doctors, lawyers, chemists, engineers, and pharmacists. Strangely enough, none of them are studying to be musicians. They practice eight hours a week, play at reviews and football games, attend classes and receive practical experience in working daily with the other band members. The spirit of the band is fraternal in nature because they have to perform as a team, not in- dividuals. They share experiences such as march- ing in the mud, sitting in the stand when the temperature is down around the twenties, and sharing a seat in the bus on a Michigan State trip. Every summer the entire organization spends a. week at Camp Kon-O-Kwee. Days there begin with eight o'clock breakfast and drill on the field until after dark. Members have blueprints of different formations and each man must know his ever important number. Behind the scenes the managers are the "work horses" of the organization. Their chief duty is to move instruments to and from the games. They contribute a great deal to the smooth operation of performances even though they don't play in- struments themselves. The Stadium Review in December is a con- cert all members look forward to . . . and the party following the review . . . is just as tremendous as the review. Belonging to the band is getting up -Saturday mornings for 9:00 rehearsal, marching until your arms and legs ache, and trying to find time to study, but it's great, ask any band member. Animated formations, like this swinging bell, characterize the Pitt Band's progressiveness in establishing a pattern for college bands all over America. l e p' :ll -- .A,. ,tk :Y Z, ' ' .2 '-4, F: I 1 . x9?'21,Ll. ... .lb :Q 0 r1.?.'.: -271,1 "Q I-'Y-L' 5,1 I .Tug : 5 .cd-f all 'ny' ,rx VM, osi1.,,'.,.: .SH ii1ltf?3sa:E,-5+'-b2l33l'1f- ip li-,.xi"fr. ? lf-W? 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Tiny lead soldiers, proportionately scaled to the gridiron, are manipulated through "The Bandsman of the Year Award," pre- sented annually by Kappa Kappa Psi to the man getting the most votes from the band members. ip lf' ,,s A waltz done in three quarter time, complete with tricky steps and special musical ar- rangements, is presented for the public's approval. IH I: I il!! """lJ I u ll a""""' . , , . A . various positions before a new formation is L drawn. ' J5- Dwi. 'dwell f-JDM-"H 54 ' 4 U . W , .V V , f -A V, 4' 1, V , ,H .,1,,, gm 1 , H V- AN i"',z,,X ,QQ V' TN ,AQ ,Q-vw, ,, viz 'uf-3-W, .,..,,... W .i ,M my M 3 ' xf.'.L', '- , H 'Y 'RC 'iff' yjgfi . ' ' A 'M x 'Qui 1 gfamgrQ,.j4 , '-QFH4 -1+ sv., --5 Q , 1 J.,,.v ,Lp p,,'t1,g,'i14M4 ,QQCVM , -A , X- 1 Q n 'V M. ,., N uw Mg. rf Q 'iff j'QfQaf AB J- 4. l hut' 2-' Qiqgjimg ,lx j.' AIA ,, Q , , .Q 3" '-.L 3' -if 'af '17 M r1m1gv,ix'v' 'M , ja '- 1' ,. 4-WV. , 1"i3nu-',,- Lil. ' ,v F" ' R .M - . -r A-' - This formation, the Panther head, IS t the la in ofthe Alma Mater '1t the P Y H A x f I x 'lf X s ,V 6- X Lf' . A I ni 222 , The girls rehearse a few songs for the Women's Day program accompanied by Suzanne Janos. "Sound your A, girls, and keep your mind on the rhythm, please," pleaded Suzanne Janos, as she and the Women's Choral rehearsed for the program they were giving that week at the As- pinwall Veterans' Hospital. "We want to have it perfect before Mr. Sterne gets back." The Aspin- wall concert was just one of many the girls gave this year. They had a lovely program for Beaux Arts Day and they sang for the Women's Day and Mothers' Day Chapel Services in Heinz Chapel. And Women's Choral is always asked to sing for several of the Pittsburgh church services. What would Christmas at Pitt be like without the traditional informal caroling in the Commons Room, wondered Teresa Seboly as she waited for some other members of the group to join her there. Amidst the decorated Christmas trees and glowing fires the students joined in singing the beloved old songs, led by the Choralers, of Women's Choral. Au- ,-1 With Mr. Stcrne as director the ehoralers tunc up for their program to be given at the Aspinwall Veterans Hospital. Women's Choral Pres. Phyllis Sommer V. Pres. Margie Paine See. Virginia Clements Bus. Mgr. LaVerne Dollhopf First Row: L. Dollhopf, A. Bartirone, P. Sommer, M. Paine, V. Clements. Second Row: E. Dashew, W. Westerman, L. Golock, A. Lennon, R. Moore, R. Lucas, J. Massarelli, P. Bossart, I. Fassel, C. Sterne. Third Row: F. Little, J. Ehler, S. Janos, N. Handles, M. McKencic, A. Smolkovich, L. Beam, T. Seboly, H. Harris. . 2 k flllli all J it First Row: D. G. Weiss, C. Purcell, S. Miller, L. McCollough, R. Simpson, R. Graule, L. Guarascio, L. Myers, P. Anderson, D. Gartner, H. Gardner, G. Markis. Second Row: W. Graul, H. Porter, H. Klein, J. Bell, T. Fischer, H. Jones, P. Hillyer, J. Tomich, R. Schultheis, H. Myers, L. Worshner, R. Welsh. Third Row: J. Sitlcr, R. Rosenzweig, R. Ginsburg, G. Bell, A. Ogg, D. Weiman, J. Sanford, M. Hudson, J. Cotton, W. Stewart. Fourth Row: R. Joffc, E. Fenner, R. Arnold, R. Amalong, J. In the late afternoon members of Glee Club could usually be found in the Tuck Shop where they held impromptu song sessions. Besides the songs on their current agenda they sang traditional college songs like "Halls of Ivy" or "The Whiflfen- poof Song" and "The Songs of Pitt" which they recorded for the school. "With this International Contemporary Mu- sic Festival coming up we've lots of work to do," said president Bob Graule. "The Drinking Song" by Vaughn Williams and "We Fight Not For Glory" from "The Testament of Freedom" by Randall Thompson were the Men's Glee Club's contribution to the festival, which featured modern songs by unknown American and foreign Cresto, G. Baur, R. Foley, J. Fallon, J. Weis, E. Hermon, J. Garber. M ' G1 Cl lo C11 S CC U Pres. Robert Graule V. Pres. Jim Cresto Sec, Jim Fallon Bus. Man. Jack Sitler Dick Brand, along with his guitar, accompanies the boys in scrcnading the girls. composers. The boys who presented the program, as well as those music lovers who heard the sing- ing, found great pleasure in the varied program of new songs. Under the leadership of Bob Graule, the oliicers of the Glee Club plan for their annual banquet. "The Time of Your Life" by William Saroyan featured Donald Knudsen as Tam, and Anna Lou Alex as Kilty Duvall. Tom and Kitty cxprcss the tenderness of love. Pitt Players Stud. Act. Mgr. John Wallhausser Bus. Mgr. Harvey Klein Pub. Mgr. Rita Gordon Tech. Mgr. Carol Boyle Director Mr. Harvey Pope Hard work plus talent is the keynote ofthe Pitt Players, student dramatic group at the Uni- versity. As soon as the final curtain falls on one performance it's time to paint scenery and practice for the next production. Constantly competing with Carnegie Tech's drama department, Pitt Players as an extra-curricular activity, has as its purpose the production of good theatre and ex- perience in the techniques of theatre art. To participate in the Pitt Players the student must be a full time undergraduate and have satisfactory participation in two fields. Field A includes acting, business, publicity, make-up and sound. Field B includes scenery, costumes, lights, stage and property. To retain active membership, a player must be active in at least two productions during the school year. Plays this year included "The Time of Your Life," "The Heiress" with "Billy Budd" being produced in the Spring. In January, as a special project, the Players produced "Promethus in Pittsburgh" by Lawrence Lee, this was the first staging of this dramatic poem in Pittsburgh. The annual June banquet is another big pro- duction by the student players. New members are received into the Players and old members are awarded keys for outstanding participation, prov- ing that for Pitt Players, "the play's the thing." First Row: H. Klein, J. Wallhausser, F. Gurrison. Second Row: E. Dashew, A. L. Siegel, R. Wolowitz, A. Alex, M. Rubin, S. Elias, B. Klein, B. Paul, P. Cohen, P. Goldberg. Third Row: W. Franks, H. L. Carson, R. T. Quinette, C. J. Stelter, M. H. Hurwitz, L. Whitman, J. C. O'Callahan, P. Hurley, B. R. Sloan, L. Everstine, A. Robbins, H. Taxey. l. l A .4 . A ' N " Ill.. '- X Alrl.. 7' v. :Kiran-325, 'Y .ff . Tom, played by Donald Knudsen follows Killy, played by Anna Lou Alex to her room. Killy tells Tom about her unhappy childhood. "In the time of your life, live-so that in that wondrous time you shall not add to the misery and sorrow of the world, but shall smile to the infinite delight and mystery of it." Niflc'.r Saloon makes it possible for the characters in the play to live. 225 A ,-N. I 1, U .hx : 1'-N if ' ff , 1 14 'F 5 Tv L , ,' . '4-f V1 . ,. g i, RS A 53 .5 K if-A u!?l, I I 51: ' l ffz i. 4.11 N5 . 4 , v . lf i ff U 5' A .f 1 5 351311 13 . H A m f r. :iv fy Ax g Ef4 ?,3t:L3 45 f f xqezlg . ifq 5 H!!!-'w t pi I 1 lil 1 .!:'55Tl1. , ."f.- W! " I JW! S M U ? 'H 6 4 W '??.l11'f I '- ff'f'i"5' PM ia..f'7K' " vi Q: . . , V, A,. 'M Y - A, ,MQ 9 '- 'f 5 ' 1 I I ix f, SV4. an Q53 MA mf' ' Q I' 1 Q X 124.213 .1 X lx-YQ.: Q9-1 ,fo ,f X if Heinz Chapel Choir Pres. James Johnston V. Pres. John Griliith Sec, Clara Cooper Bus. Mgr. Stuart Evans Adv. T. M. Finney 'lil Dr. Finney begins planning the rigid schedule of thc Heinz Chapel Choir. To belong to the Heinz Chapel Choir is to gain fifty close life-time friends. Beginning in September with four wonderful days of camping, eating and singing at Camp Lambec on Lake Erie, and continuing through the year with rehearsals on the 31st floor, the members of H.C.C. were bound together in a common purpose of making music. This year will be long remembered by the choir members: they had the honor of singing the world premiere of Ross Lee Finney's "Immortal Autumn" in the International Contemporary Music Festival, they sang for the English Room dedication, and in addition to the annual spring tour they sang many concerts for local groups in one of the heaviest schedules the choir has ever had. At a picnic at "Pop's" farm, the 'choir assembled for the last time in the 1952-53 season. Volleyball, swimming, and baseball filled the afternoon hours. But as the sun was setting, the members drew together and sang 'til they could sing no more. As their voices echoed through the mountains Dr. Finney again could say, "We have been together for a time in pastures green." First Raw: A. Stinson, N. Creasy, R. Ireland, B. McCollough, P. Close, N. Robb, A. Longridge, W. Kraus, M. Carr, J. Roden. Second Row: H. More, I. Powlenok, I. Rozakis, J. Furman, N. Jones, A. Sabados, A. Holsingcr, B. Muir, P. Stuart, B. Millen, M. Chisar, B. Strickler. Third Row: R. Blackham, S. Simons, D. McDonald, A. Scott, C. Cooper, G. Heneghan, C. Aberman, J. Flowers, J. Kecsemethy, B. Jones, A. Braun, J. Blair, Dr. Finney. Fourlh Row: R. Davis, D. Gwillim, S. Evans, W. Forsythe, J. Johnston, R. Hoffmann, R. Simmons, D. Engeman, J. Buchur, J. Austin, T. Cooper, E. Rock, J. Griffith. W H M Il I 'M' ,, U H : ' 1 A V r . Q - lf l 5' rl I I X fxf 'x oil Wil 1 Q 'Vai lil- N .JR JL' I' Q Firsl Row: N. Sheriff, M. Wakkins, W. johnson, R. Heimbuecher, T. Parker, A. Bartiromc, D. Weiss, N. Handlos, J. Fallon, C. Askey, J. Ehler, G. Lopez. Second Row: B. Warren, R. Brand, J. Ondrejik, H. Wilkerson, G. Baur, D. Mackey, D. Melver, M. Johnston. Pitt Singers Pres. James Fallon V. Pres. Anna May Bartirome Rec. Sec. Carol Aske Bus. Mgr. Tom Parker Adv. Robert L. Arthur J. Fallon, C. Askey, T. Parker, and B. Warren practice up on some tricky music. For those who "just love to singn the perfect activity is the Pitt Singers. Although there are definite talent requirements for membership, the most important qualifications are a love of music and a desire to sing. Pitt Singers is made of mem- bers who meet all these requirements. Under the direction of David G. Weiss the group had quite a busy year. Among the most important events in the Pitt Singers' calendar were concerts and special programs. The group gave a performance at the Choral Jubilee along with the other singing groups on Campusg gave their An- nual spring concert at Carnegie Music Hallg then rounded out the year with a concert tour in the local area. This busy year was properly climaxed by the annual banquet at which the active singers re- ceived their reward--a key-that they will long cherish as a reminder of a wonderful year in Pitt Singers. The members of Pitt Singers concentrate on their singing in preparation for their spring concert. Perhaps the most picturesque scene in January was the Chapel blanketed by a soft snow fall. The wintery Carpet of white sprinkled over the campus like PITT IN powdered salt. 231 Q! . The need for a better method of registering the many Pitt students each semester has presented a major problem to University officials. This January cards and kits went out almost a full two weeks ahead of the actual registration. Much time and energy were saved and with a few changes, this new type of pre-registration may become permanent. Aside from all the drilling, transportation or uniform fittings, Pitt's Military Organizations do have a social aspect. The Military Ball was a successful highpoint in the fall semester. 232 'v 4 5 1.- . ii? 1 .AJ 1 1' ' Each Military Organization presented its choice for Military Ball Queen. Dorothy Miller happily wears her victory tiara while her ladies-in-waiting smile with her even though in defeat. Left to right the amiable losers are: Irene Levine, Lonnie Cinquegrani, Anna Mae Pagano, Marjorie Wright, the queen, and Janet Sopher. .-.1 ,..' W-2 . .Q 4 . 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Typing term papers often proves to be an easier task than studying for finals. Before that deciding exam, the Concentration and consternation of students can be seen everywhere. 234 'Wi PR I xy! f"5 This is it! The books are closed and let's hope memory doesn't desert us now. lNEIWNlI3A05 INHIIIIIS A if A meeting of Student Congress is held at Dean Biddle's home. Student Congress After Pitt's triumphant victories over Notre Dame and Army, more high school students flocked to the stadium to see their favorite college team play West Virginia. Anxious to make the visitors feel more at home, members of Student Congress and WSGA volunteered to greet the high schoolers and distributed mimeographed copies of Pitt songs and cheers. The students made a LOUD cheering section. At the game many Pittites were surprised to hear the high school bands playing "Hail to Pitt." This was another idea of Student Congress in conjunction with Druids. They printed and sent out copies of the song to all local high schools to promote better public relations. The Blood Bank came to Pitt in November sponsored by the Congress members. There were many students and faculty members wearing "I Gave" tags for two days. The local governing group played an im- portant part in the numerous controversial issues this year concerning the welfare of their fellow students. One debate that gained a great deal of publicity was the question of permitting wives of football players and students to sit in the reserved student section and permission for reduced rates for those husbands and wives who did not attend school. Pres. Jack Burwinkel V. Pres. Gene Rock Sec. Jean Hill Treas. Danny Berger Adv. Charles Elliott Deep in thought, members of Student Congress study the plans for the coming year. 9. After numerous ideas and suggestions are made, the Social Committee tries to come to a decision. The Christmas dance committee finally agreed on plans for the December formal annually held in the Commons Room. '7'7"l Fostering social as well as political life, Stu- dent Congress sponsored four student dances this year. The Commons Room Ball, a Fitting climax to the Christmas festivities, was a huge success. Dozens of bedecked Christmas trees and even a student Santa Claus added to the gay evening. The biggest project that Student Congress governs during the year is Spring Carnival Week. It is the duty of members to keep things running smoothly and see that everyone has a lot of fun. They worked with the fraternity and sorority members and accomplished a tremendous job. The Main Ball on Friday Night during Festival Week was the grand climax to carnival and an- other school year. Congress presented gold cups to the top shows during the carnival and promised bigger and better things for next year-confirming the fact that they're true politicians. The executive committee meets in Mr. El- liott's ofhce to discuss the problem of more women to be admitted to Student Congress. The advisers meet to discuss the problem of lengthy meetings which caused restlessness during discussions. First Row: D. Berger, J. Hill, J. Burwinkel, E. Rock. Second Row: M. Wright, R. Ecker, L. Fuge, D. Milletary, G. Fialko, D. Purdy, J. Garber, R. Reese, M. Rawlings. i . l . l l fi , 1- f E 1 -5- l 'l s i l 2 ,,. ,nv C x T7 .,! Y 1"ir.r1 Row: J. Louttit, Z. Kukic, R. Feil, A. Marrnccini, B. Pickering, P. Ritz, R. Heimbuecher. Second Row: H. Hallam, H. More, N. Jurso, P. Baird, R. Cramblet, M. Covert, S. Skewis, H. Pincus, Janos, B. Sirota. Third Row: I. Lubovsky, J. El- liott, H. Hampers, E. Szimonas, M. Cooney, J. Furman, E. Fulton, G. Fialko, M. Mnravich, L. Gottschall, D. Hurt, R. Bos- sart. The customs committee gathers around to make plans for greeting the new freshman girls. Jennie Haddad sets the timer as the other girls show their cooking skills in the 12th Hoor kitchen. 7. WSGA Pres. Adele Marraccini V. Pres. Rosemarie Feil Rec. Sec. Patricia Ritz Treas. Zora Kukic Adv. Josephine Gallagher ia ga if V4 ' 4 I.. -- . M , A ll 'bz?v l ' '7' -,M - M--r ' , Y ,.,,w. - 8 ,W 15 ' 'ff , -V, ' ' 4- T 'EF' ff 'f M X 'QQ A W? .Aj " y ' xl' i' V., f , 4 4 "H 1 4' -' Q- ff sf. au -, .- q if v. H31 ' QW 7 I 1 V 5 1 ' ll , ' 5 ' Z' 1 Yr ,sf lr, 'Q Q, fi. gfym, , M WL, 1, Q f,Q',J , 'WF .,, V. 1 A fl. V ,-M ,wi V ig, fgfsmvff I 'tea Ai? Jef 'Q fE!,"t-'.L:.n' , JM ,,- ,,,L.Y... A - my .gf 7 .A- 'viz KA , ,. .. .,, F . f, ."5 X A usii MIT Cllltll lllltllll "f".?5fL if l'l,iS"' 2' Steve Passamanek cannot decide whether to remain with the boys or move to the Panther Room for El fast game of ping pong. 240 President Ronny Ecker discusses the coming year's events with Jack Hardman supervising. Men's Council handles the sale of used books on the eighth floor for all students. Pres. Ronny Ecker V. Pres. Mort Goldstein Sec. John Wallhauser Treas. A Mel Forst Adv. Jack Hardman When Freddie Freshman enters Pitt, Men's Council is ready to orient him to college life. They circle his neck with a blue and gold tie and make threats if he doesn't wear it always. Then they shove him in front of a vast football crowd to pull on a rope against the sophomores so he can take the tie off. If Freddie wants a used book he goes to the Men's Council Bookstore on the eighth floor. When Freddie goes to a freshman mixer dance he sips cider and dances to records furnished by his teacher, pal, friend, and master-Men's Council. Freddie soon learns the value of money and when he finds himself short of cash, MC Student Loan Fund is more than willing to help him out. If he has a check for less than 35.00 he can cash it at MC cashing service. Should Freddie want to play ping pong or cards or just relax, he can go to the men's lounge on the eighth floor maintained by Men's Council. Through Council he is able to see movies of Pitt's football games. The members of MC are on their toes constantly-always lending a helping hand to Freddie Freshman. l 1 - l Fir.rt Row: L. Guarascio, B. Leach, M. Forst, R. Ecker, M Goldstein I W1llh1usscr Gwrbcr Scrond Row H R'1bmo witz, Froimsom, Shuler, A. Robbins, D. Day, R. Block, B Dickinson, D L1chtm'1n, S P'1ss1m1neck J H'1rdm1n f 1 Men s Counci The bluc and gold tics worn by thc new freshman boys arc examined by members of Mcn's Council. This is onc ofthe many social dunccs held by the council for the entire student body's enjoyment. v-gm ww' :- mx . W.-. . W Dick Rom:1n's solution to recovering stolen items from the fraternity houses is met with humorous defeat. The Phi Ep's came through collecting the most canned food for St. Barnabas Home and the GAR Home at Thanksgiving. "How many here have ever been inside the downtown YWCA?" asked Dick Roman with a mile-wide grin on his face. "If you haven't, you soon will be," added Lud Lippert at a meeting of Inter-Fraternity Council, "because we are going to paint some of the rooms for the girls." And in December they did just that. With a little help from' some of the girls the boys mixed the paint and artistically spattered it on the walls. At Thanksgiving the frats collected canned food for the St. Barnabas Home and the GAR Home. Phi Ep's collected the most but two of their boys were arrested for collecting food without a permit. The Inter-Fraternity athletic program got off to a great start in the fall. Many outstanding football games were played up at Schenley Oval and the Delta Tau Delta's turned out to be top team this year, walking away with the champion- ship. Greek Week sponsored jointly by IF Coun- cil and Panhellenic Council in the fall featured a progressive dance at the different fraternity and sorority houses. IF also included many socials and smokers during the year, but their biggest affair was the traditional IF formal where the queen of all fraternities was crowned. This girl is chosen from all of the fraternities' sweethearts during the year. .van g . 4 23, V Zvi T E4 ' .qw l ,-'- Q Qfglx, 1- . 1 L Ii" - ,M Lud Lippert discusses the plans for thc collection of cans of food for needy people. ,?' 4 ' '-Y----M.........n ,, lL,,,,- 2 MW ' if 'L , A X? 2 ' 5 I . Q Eff ' 1 Q, 'gal' 'gf . I ., X , , ,, V QQ. M. .gQf,1'.,1 Ag 4 2, .. g- f Hrfnpifv ', JW' ' Wg' 9 llvlvfv if I 540' WWA .. my ' if , M .X ' n 1 3 -.'.- ' ' 'L 3 :flu Q " Y QE! y f 'EQ y FQ 1 ' L,fNk,q .yu 'lik -am,-Q W vi' f' W 'f K M .N-'U 5, J-:X if ' if U Ng 'fi' 3 1 v U in f V Q- 3 V4 'H 9 3 fp N' xx , lu , N , 2' II 1 Wi!! Q N ' T . W D V - ' . Q . 'f? ' if K7 Ngs"'i 1- 'li j A ' 3 1 - ai ' xi xv 'vig' aka' Bi- an ' mf! fx Q V 'V' AW-f' ' f 1-A2 ' .3 " ii' A . s ., ' gas -ff 5 ,A Q m L1 J ' m R Y X v x 'J 45 5920 Fi " wig? ... ac, V W- X M 1 'f' 15 Ney' '1'.Ei?' - 1 6 " f - , , N X . y K. - , Rf- ' ,Q 1 ,n . K ,fu in If 4, ,725 , 4 . xv 1 . . t.,4,l X',.1. 9' . . ,M 2 ' ks V 'Y t 2 2 11. The food really disappears while the girls chatter at the Panhel The girls can hardly wait to bite into that brownie topped reception. with ice cream and hot fudge. Panhellenic Council Pres. Audrey Cohen V. Pres. Dorthy Jacobs Rec. Sec. Pegge Wallick Treas. Joan Steinberg Adv. Miss Gallagher Big brownies with ice cream and hot fudge sauce on top was the menu for the PanHel reception in November. Freshmen women were introduced formally to all the different sororities on campus during the program and afterwards, in the Blue Tuck Shop, they met the girls infor- mally. The music was provided by the Panl-lel Choir, two girls representing each sorority. And the director, Dorothy Jacob, tookva deep sigh of relief after all the songs were sung---long hours of practice had paid off! The sorority girls at Pitt don't need to worry about Leap Year because every March there is the PanHel formal Ball and the girls invite the boys. This Ball honors the pledges ofeach sorority and they are all presented with pretty white gardenias by the Council: In the spring of the year Audrey Cohen was busy working with Interfraternity Council planning the PanHel-IF Sing. And all year the sorority representatives worked together to build a com- mon loyalty among all the groups. Fin! Row: P. J. Walli'ck, D. Jacob, A. Cohen, J. Steinberg, D. Hart. Second Row: J. Louttit, M. Jackson, M. Taubler, M. Wilson, S. Papich, G. Anthony, C. Sullivan. Third Raw: L. Geschwindt, E. Slavkin, J. Fiorucci, P. Bossart, P. Goldberg, W. Johnson. Fourlh Row: S. Ryan, B. Patterson, N. Jones, C. Kopacki, M. Snode, A. Schuchert, L. Cooper. "x .QWEBMNR 'Twil' 'X VCA" W .sx Scnior girls practice song for the Inter-Class Sing, which they hope to win. Senior Class Pres. Betty Klein V. Pres. Winifred Johnson Sec. Ruth Ann Isaacs Treas. Beatrice Paul Adv. Mrs. Ann Wettlaufer Under the leadership of Betty Klein, the senior cabinet met in the Polish Room to discuss future Senior Seminars. With three years of exciting college life be- hind them, the members of the Women's Class of ,53 made their senior year the most unforget- table. Their first get-together was the Senior Soda Social. Highlight of the gathering was a hilarious skit by a group of fellow seniors. Look- ing at the present and into the future the Women's Class of '53 sponsored a series of Senior Seminars. Uppermost in their minds was who would be Senior Queen. But up came the Interclass Sing and everyone busied herself to make their last bid in the popular Sing the most successful. The long-awaited Tap Day finally came and with it was the applause and congratulations that are plentiful when Her Highness and the Alma Mater are named. The Senior Dinner the day after Tap Day was the last time the girls gathered as the Women's Class of '53. Firrt Row: B. Paul, R. Isaacs, B. Klein, W. Johnson, Mrs. Wettlaufer. Second Row: M. Benton, J. Adams, S. Silverman, D. same, M. Wilson, J. Elliott. 2 f.w -W-.-Qyvw., - f.-,..'.- , ,mv , efiwini ,Have-1. .ag w , 1,3VJ1,,f.,,.,,-.A , 51 " w '4 'V ., .Jw " af. - www-. . ' f '- fo ' w -' -xv 2 ' " 5:51421 ': 1' 1 , fp - - ' ,. ' -. HL" ..'. f ' ' f'5:v ,- "Q, 'gas' 1, . ,'.. 1 -,Agp ., M Q X 2... I, an W ii A "' I 'Q A 'U 'Q Firsl Row: M. R. Chisar, M. J. Ruminski, E. T. Batz, D. Hart, J. Goodfriend. Second Row: R. Shearer, B. Feinberg, H. Pincus, S. Funk, J. Cohen, R. Caplan. VVhat a year this has been for the Juniors! A luncheon, a dinner, a western get-together and perhaps the crowning achievement, their own Junior song, combined to make two semesters of fun and happy memories for the Class of '54. It all began with the Junior Roundup. The Juniors westernized the twelfth floor with ten-gallon hats and bright plaid shirts. Then came the buffet luncheon before Christmas. Between 11:00 and Izoo, so that all could come, the Juniors spent an unforgettable afternoon together. Never tiring of eating, the Juniors invited their nursing school classmates to join in the Junior Dinner. With President Doris Hart as toastmistress, the class of '54 gathered for the last time as Juniors to close out their third thrilling year at Pitt. And mixed with the memories of the luncheon and dinner will be recollections of the Inter-Class Sing, the Heart Hop and many, many more ac- tivities. Doris Hart discusses financial problems with the other mem- bers of the Junior Class Cabinet. unior Class Pres. Doris Hart V. Pres. Mary Jane Ruminski Sec. Joan Goodfriend Treas. Oma Lou Thompson Adv. Mrs. Batz The Junior Class takes time out to look over some ofthe events they have presented in the past. vw? ilrlfhw 7' l M 2 S Th Fifi! Row: J. Danovitz, Z. Rubinstcin, M. Benkoski, R. Tolino. Second Row: M. Blumenthal, A. Longridge, N. Jurso, L. Lopcn, A. Joseph. Sophomore Class Pres. Maryrose Benkoski V. Pres. Rosenella Tolino Sec. Jean Danovitz Treas. Audrey Longridge Adv. Miss Savina Skewis There are neither Democrats nor Republicans in the cabinet of the Women's Class of 1955. "What's the theme for this month?" President The girls arc trying to decide which would be more appetizing for coming class dinner-veal, chicken or maybe steak. Maryrose Benkoski may ask at one of the meet- ings. Then the suggestions for the theme of the monthly class mixer come thick and fast. Or the question might be about the menu of the class dinner: "Veal chops would be nice," Audrey Longridge, treasurer, may suggest: "What about chicken?" asks V.P., Rosenella Tolion. Veal chops? Chicken? Ham? Or maybe even steak! But no matter what is on the menu it's bound to be goodg for the sophs have Miss Savina Skewis, Assistant Director ofthe University Food Service, as Cabinet Adviser. Add to the agenda a class picnic, and the Cabinet ofthe Women's Class of '55 had a busy schedule working to unite the sophomores in a year of fun. Suggestions are being made by the cabinet members for a suitable theme to be used in thc monthly class mixer. 2 9. Before the meeting the girls chat about men, sorority rushing, and last week's exams. Freshman Council "The Freshman Council serves as the co- ordinating group for the activities of the freshman women. It considers questions of general interest to all freshman women. It is the body that decides the freshman class policies." This is the definition of Freshman Council as it is listed iii the Vade Mecum, and this year the Freshman Council was a group ofthirty-six girls who put these definitions into real actions. When girls first enter the University they are new and very strange. Through deans' conferences 1 , , S 3 . X q Freshman Council go over their script for the skit for the Inter-Class Sing. the girls become acquainted with each other and meet some of the upperclassmen who help to initiate them into their four years of college life. During the month of September, Dean Rush sponsored a dinner for the Freshman Council, girls chosen form the thirty-six deans' conference groups. These girls on the Council act as a con- necting link between deans' conferences. At Inter-Class Sing, the freshman women compete with the upperclass women in originality and talent. This year they had as their chairman and counselor Rosemarie Feil, vice president of WSGA. At the end of their freshman year the council girls nominate their sophomore class ofiicers, and have the feeling that they are now full fledged Pittites. Fin! Row: M. Devlin, A. Paramenko, R. Feil, E. Perl, G. Films. Semnd Row: M. Saul, F. Sherman, J. Bnumgnrtel, N. Schwinn, ' B. Levin, B. Michalski, L. Dunten, I.. Tibcrio, S. Cohen. Third Row: E. Hawkins, A. Goldstein, R. A. lilliott, S. Chrin, E. Pool, M. Gaines, J. Henry, L. Miller, M. Dilfonso, R. Laurito, B. Pancoast, D. Kovalak, S. Antion, N. Taylor, L. Tongue, N. Schor, Gotterer. ,e NW Q PTT N lfgjfwt A new semester starts and the familiar pattern once more takes shape. Handy references like the College Outline Series and the Card Catalogue are in constant use and demand. It is very fortunate for Pitt students that the University bookstore provides these guiding outlines in almost all subjects and that the library is able to provide such an extensive backlogue of material for student use. Each year all the fraternities ofthe University of Pittsburgh hold a joint Inter-fraternity Ball This time, as in past years, each fraternity selected a girl who was their candidate for the title of Sweetheart and Queen. Anna Mae Pagano was this year's queen and received a lovely radio along with her flowers and title. sf fa.-1.-ii 'kwa yX.:'ff-'.?? E 250 - v -5,1 Nw The awarding ofthe Pledge Scholarship is another feature ofthe annual Inter-fraternity Ball. The awarded plaque signifies that this year Phi Epsilon Pi had the pledge class with the highest scholastic averages. Ronald Ecker receives the award for his fraternity. ,, 'Q'--all-ar , w . N,- at f it-.Hqhwg V , , ,.,,,u , . A. f - H, ,'-'-vs-egg? nw - ' .4 , . Y ' , ' H V fi The haslcetliall season was a very lively one. Helping to make it even more so were the events held at the half. During the Pitt-Tech game a rugged tug of war was held. February is the month ofthe Hnal rushing affairs and it ends with a great many happy smiles and ofcourse the much sought -s 4 ' Nifffii Another half-time activity that caused a great deal of interest was the liaslietluall game between lVlen's Council and the Student Congress during the West Virginia game. Note the unusual uniforms. after bid. In contrast to the limited memlmership of the sororities and fraternities, is the Independent Association which has no limited quota. All students are welcome to join and here they get acquainted at one of their many social events of the year. 251 Valentine's Day is the cue for Pitt to sponsor the annual Heart l-lop. Many students turn out for the dance especially to see who will be chosen this year's King and Queen of Hearts. The lucky couple for 1953 are Elynnedd Pool and her King Bob Timmons. STI' x.l A large crowd gathered in the Commons Room for the Convocation which was held as a part of Religion In Life Week. During the week, many different speakers were presented. Left to right are shown Dr. James Robinson of Church of the Master, N. Y.g Joseph Marasco student chairman of the Religion In Life programg Richard R. Gay from Ohio Wesleyan Universityg Dr. Bernard Anderson of Colgate Rochester Divinity Schoolg Mr. Robert O'Donnell, Director for State Council for Pennsylvania F.E.P.C.g Mr. Ki Aldrich, former football Stal' and now Evangelist. 259. Ellld VUI1 Ull SN f P' H X ' 67 WI' , 'gifw K I ,L 7 ff C V N gf, X 05131 X f "ray, Qgvil fi Panic sets in the Owl ofiice! Dahlia Katz is looking for a lost sports clipping and Joan Franz is helping Dotty Hudson and Gerry Kohn look for a missing picture. just some more dead- line dllcmnasl 1 Barbara Millen Editor Joan Stigers and Mabel Jackson discuss word count with Don Gwillim. Audrey Stewart, looking on, was an invaluable part of Don's Fine Arts Staff. The night before deadline the 8th floor hallway is just as crowded as the Owl oflice. Here six ofthe section editors dis- cuss what Danny Berger can do with two unevenly divided fraternity group shots. 1 sa The W1 For about fifty students here at Pitt the word "deadline" hung overhead like a black cloud until March 17, when the 1953 Owl went to press. These students worked long and late with little praise and less compensation in order to record a. year's events for the Owl. The black cloud was personified in Editor Barbara Millen and Business Manager Karl Meyers, who heckled, begged, screamed, and 254 prayed for the staff' to "meet the deadline." Faced with increased expenses in printing and covers, a loss of revenue from the medical school and a reduction in senior enrollment which af' fected the circulation, Karl Meyers and his small staff handled the tough problem of financing the Owl. Mark Friedman, Circulation Manager, tack- led the problem of having to sell Owl: to a greater percentage of seniors than ever before in order to compensate for the reduction in enrollment and to satisfy the budget. cizmv -. P' "!""'4 "T The business staff takes to telephones and date stamps-all to remind the students that the price of thc Owl goes up January 15. s ' Z 'wiiiv ii ----.1 . 1 ' With an effective publicity campaign which included Owl antics during the halftimes of foot- ball games and a race to the 36th floor conducted by Publicity Managers Robert DeBroE and William Stept, the problem of circulation was solved. By extending the local campaign, Marvin Leiber and Richard,DeBroff, Advertising Manag- ers, were able to exceed the budget in selling ads. Karl Meyers Busirzers Manager Handling the sales of organizations by himself, Alan Skirboll did an excellent job of contacting and soliciting organizations. He, too, went over the top in meeting the goal established in the budget. Harvey Rabinowitz, Assistant Business Manager, helped this small but eiiicient staff keep the budget balanced and Karl happy. Firsl Row: H. Rabinowitz, B. Millen, K. Meyers, G. Hcneghan. Second Row: H. Lichtcr, C. Suprock, P. Gilliland, L.Goldberg, D. Katz, J. Anthony P. Kephart, C. Cooper, J. Caldwell, C. Seaton, B. Felser. Third Row: D. DcBrofT, H. Hirsch, R. Weil, J. Banik, A. Skirboll, B. Forsythe Stigers, D. Hudson, S. Schiffman. Fourllz Row: S. Chester, D. Secor, M. Lieber, D. Berger, M. Friedman, B. DeBroff, F. McWright, M. Jackson, L. Ifft. 1 i . '75 JY' Gloria Hencghan, Managing Editor, was the editor's friend in need as well as the staff's. Here she puts her hands to the typewriter and comes through with the needed copy. Jack Caldwell, Mr. Photographer ofthe Owl, spent most of the year squinting at people be- hind lenses. When he wasn't squinting, he was straining to see in the dark room. QS! Q lgjlg ,..4 Plans and layouts for the Owl were drawn up during the summer by Editor Barbara Millen, with the assistance of Gloria Heneghan, Managing Editor. With the first week of school the editorial staff began work. Joan Franz distinguished her- self by meeting a deadline all by herself. Joan sent in the first sixteen pages of her sorority section in October completing the first deadline. Taking nearly fifteen hundred pictures, the small pho- tography staff headed by Jack Caldwell was haunted with photo assignment sheets given them by Phyllis Kephart, Photo-Editor. With the idea that livelier copy would increase student reader- ship, Joan Stigers, Literary Editor, tried to make the copy as appealing as possible. As fast as Joan could turn out copy, Cynthia Aberman, the O'wl'.v record breaking head typist, typed it to be sent to the printer. Don Gwillim whose every other sen- tence was, "But Barb, I made the picture assign- ments!" took over the Fine Arts section in the middle of the year and in spite of this handicap, did a remarkable job. Another difficult assign- ment, the Organization Section, was handled by Dahlia Katz. With no previous experience in year- book production work, Dahlia learned quickly and proved to be a capable editor. In addition to help- ing Dahlia, Joe Banik, the Owl staff humor man, performed the unheard of feat of keeping Barb laughing. In January, when the portrait pictures, over a thousand of them, came, the whole staff began pasting pictures to help Dotty Hudson, Classes Editor, with her section. The staff cele- brated the making of that deadline with a shower for Dotty who left in February to be married. With little help from anyone, Danny Berger did a wonderful job with the fraternity section, Danny concentrated on getting pictures of frat affairs, and with the cooperation ofthe photograhpy staff, who sacrificed many Friday and Saturday evenings to take pictures, was able to get a good coverage of fraternity affairs. Comptroller for the Owl as well as the Sky- scraper Engineer, Jim Alster kept the records straight for all of us. Phyllis Kephart checks one of the thousands of photo assignment sheets which passed through her hands while Chuck Seaton looks on for the explosion when Kep discovers there are three pictures scheduled for Izoo-and all the photographers are in class. 256 1 .. E141 .kihikf-'MS on lm. Cl IWXN in A Ji...-A W- A Karl Meyers and Harvey Rabinowitz discuss with the business staff how Mark Friedman can sell 300 more books so that the Owl won't end up in the red. In addition to handling the athletic section, a pesky assignment in itself, Chuck Suproek learned to take pictures in order to help out the under- manned photography staff. Doris Secor did all of the art work in the book and helped with many of the special layouts. In order to get a complete and accurate coverage for the special picture stories, Shirley Schiffman watched the bulletin boards and Pit! News faithfully. As oflice manager, Clare Cooper took care ofexchange books and collecting questionnaires from organizations-a real headache Clare discovered. As handy man around the oHice and chief paster of pictures, Paul Gilliland moved from staff to staff giving assistance wherever needed. These students, with the aid of their small staffs, frustrated by missing pictures, negatives, names and questionnaires, plagued by schoolwork undone, deviled byjangling alarm clocks, hindered by colds and flu, and saddened by family deaths managed to meet every deadline so the Owl could once again come out on time. When the portraits came back from Chidnofl"s, Paul Gilliand became chief picture paster, and if it hadn't been for his per- sistence and patience there would have been one deadline missed. 7... Dotty Hudson, Class Editor, spent most of Christmas vacation looking for missing pictures, but in spite of the seeming impossibility of keeping track of over a thousand pictures and names, Dotty did it-and in the final check the section was in perfect order. The typing and special section staffs combine their efforts and relaxation. Barb Millen, girl editor, dressed for the night, makes the final check on copy to be sent to ,M . lxellers. ' ,,.L..r 11 mites! John Kulamer Edifor Dave Green decides to make a few changes in some of the copy. 9.58 The Pitt News These reporters are hard at work typing the copy to be used in the News. The Pitt News went into the Fall semester shooting for its ninth straight ACP All-American Award. Under Editor-in-Chief John Kulamer, a board of seven assistant editors and a staff of 40 reporters and production personnel took on the job of bringing before Pitt's undergraduate stud- ents the highlights of the daily goings on at Sky- scraper U. By far the biggest news break was the rise of the Panthers to pre-eminence on the na- tional football scene. Reporter Russ Franke's colorful accounts ofthe team in training and on the playing fields earned him the plaudits of many professional sports writers. Sports Editors Boris Weinstein travelled with the team on many away games, and besides bringing back material for his twice weekly columns, did service as a spotter for Sporitscaster Ray Scott on the side. John Kulamer, Boris Weinstein, and Nancy Cook discuss a completed edition of the Pit! Newx. s Z1 The members ofthe business staff talk over new methods for obtaining better distribution. Other highlights that kept News staffers hopping were Political Week, and the weekly doings of the various student government bodies. Earning special praise for good, sharp reporting were staffers Dave Green, John De Ninno, Elinore Stone, Barbara Schwartz, and Nancy Cook. Meanwhile, the business staff, under the direction of Business Manager Stanley Goldmann .z:.2::il' L M.,,,.-,f..,u-yq,..-- K H T"-'QA . Stanley Goldmann Bzzxiners Manager kept the financial wheels of the Newt turning smoothly. While Comptroller Alan Ziegler kept tabs on the purse strings, Advertising Manager Jerry Froimson took over the job of ad selling and layout. Jack Greenberg, as circulation manager, had charge of distributing the News on publica- tion days, and Jerry Schulberg managed the classi- fied section. Fzrst Row: T. Kovar, I. Lubovsky, H. Huston, B. Weinstein, Kulamer, S. Goldmann, C. Sutton, H. Levine, J. Froimson. Sqrand Row D Green, J. Mcrenstcin, B. Schwartz, T. Sipe, H. Pincus, E. Stone, Thomas, L. Cooper, N. Cook, G. Robbins, B. Temple. Third Row: P. Harrison A. Lucas, J. Bender, W. Hlivko, N. Burzynski, J. DeNinno, G. Weinstein, E. Koch, R. Fine, D. Mazer, J. Greenberg, D. Gartner, E. Carpenter A. Lobliner. if -VNC The Panther Gerry, Jane, and Al proofread a copy of the Panther before scnding it tothe press. , Y ,2"N l.- .at 'NK The Panther magazine, long known for its spicy brand of humor, underwent a complete transformation this year. The spring issue of last year's Panzlzcr, a parody of True Confesxiom, evoked student and administrative action that re- sulted in the banning ofthe magazine. A few weeks later, the Publications Board established a new magazine which was to be "photo-feature" and "non-satiricalv in nature. Gene Weinstein, sports editor of the old Panlher, finally ended up in the editor's chair of the new magazine, while Dan Purdy, another member of the Edgewood Gang, was promoted from his circulation manager's job of the previous year to become business manager. Weinstein and Purdy claimed that they would operate under the slogan, "Dan and Gene will keep it clean." Jay tries his hand at drawing a front page cover for the next issue. Richard dictates some last minute copy to Jane, who is quite a typist. PGIIIUUJL migz f I V .0 M: TM! l Many students lamented the passing of the ribald humor, while others favored the new prod- uct over the old. Whatever the reaction was, al- most everyone agreed that the new magazine was new. The emphasis was focused on photo-stories and articles about the school. Some of the articles in particular, aroused considerable student com- ment. The bulk of the photo-stories were handled by Al Horowitz, while Dick Price, the managing Firsl Row: A. Horowitz, I. Davey, J. H. Ruff. , Dan Purdy, Huxinars Mnrzagcr editor, had general charge of lay-out work. Joan Seiner, the Pantlzcfs nominee for the best looking editor on the 8th Hoor, headed the art department, and jack Davey, a refugee from the Pitt Ncwr, headed sports. Advertising climbed to a new high under Joe Trattner. Don Ringness directed the sorority girls who periodically peddle the mag at the doors. Mort Perl rounded out the big three of the business staff, filling the comptroller's post. Seiner, G. Weinstein, D. Price. Second Row: M. Sherer, G. Ash, D. Bravin, S. Gorby, Garber, Kahn, 14: if Q af--I . x- 4521, ."Anil'!Q .ff 7' A.W AFI W' Arthur Hershkowitz Co-Editor William Vogt Co-Editor 262 Skyscraper Engineer The gang talks over thc latcst issue of the magazine with the greatest of enthusiasm. 1 The old adage that two heads are better than one was well tested this year on the Skymvzper Engineer, as co-Editors Art Hershkowitz and Bill Vogt led a small but efficient staff of engineers in putting out four editions of the magazine. The second complete year for the Skyscraper found the magazine an established campus institution, more than fulfilling the hopes of the E 81 M Association, the Publications Board, and other early friends and sponsors of the publication. Although sold chiefiy through the seminars in the schools of Engineering and Mines, the magazine was widely read at Pitt, and had an exchange and mail circu- lation which carried the name of Pitt and abilities of its students over the entire country. Such arti- cles as "Underground Gasificationu made popular reading, only exceeded by the ever-present joke page. These two boys try their hand at pasting layouts for their next issue. Q. fun Edger Daer tells the boys that this issue is one of the best ever printed. 51:715- 'GST' The new headquarters and editorial offices behind the Pitt News on the eighth floor of the Cathedral brought the staff down off the hill with the other publications, which proved of great help to Bill McCoy, Managing Editor, and his pro- duction stafl'-Bill Rimmell and Cas Bazis-- working out the page plans of Layout Editor Edgar Daer. The regular features in the maga- w F int Ro Cannon. : W. Vogt, W. Zehala, A. Hershkowitz. Second w A ? 4 l G. 75? Row: R. a.s William Zchala Bzuinexx illfnmger Zine: "Progressions," "Skycapers,,' "State's Men," and all, were handled by Irv Spangler, Features Editor. Paul Cannon's camera was responsible for the covers and a good bit ofthe inside photog- raphy, and Dick Ryabik joined the staff to bring in that artist's touch which kept those black and whites from going grey. Ryabik, H. Hickey, W. McCoy, L. Charland, C. Bazis, P. Easy to take for Pharmacy students is the Pill Caplvulc, monthly voice of the Pharmacy School students. A neat lithographed magazine, edited by Ray Dessy and Dennis Karlheim, the Capxulc is the monthly publication of the student branch of the American Pharmaceutical Associa- tion at the University. As such, it reports current professional news and activities for the practicing pharmacist as well as student life. Monthly features with high readership are the "Greeks' Corner" for the professional pharmacy fraterni- ties and sororities, "Detailing Briefs," a column keeping up to date with the latest in therapeutics, and, ofcourse, "Alumni News" and "Pharmacy In Other Lands." A recently begun series, "Meet Your State Board" and "Pa Pitt's Pharmacists" together have brought interesting articles on members of the Board and the many pharma- ceutical activities of the tri-state-Pittsburgh area. These staff members check to make sure that all the copy is correct. Dr. Claus helps these staff members find some pertinent information for the next issue. After the edition of the Caprule is printed a list df student distributors is compiled. -.L K . " P1tt Capsule First Row: Dr. E. P. Claus, R. Dessy, D. Karlheim, R. jackson. Serona' Row: P. Giannetto, J. Warren, W. Moore, E. Poole, G. Bianco. Third Row: W. Heskett, S. Arlow, S. Fee, M. Byerle, B. E. Garber, G. Kiefer, L. Liepock. 9.64 ..-vwwf"' , W li". 'Bfe+:,ga, . -ilmil 4? ,Qi I Q ffl' P Q ' ,, 1 q - . A 4 4 .2 9, malaga K I f A K' , Ki if s . I ,Q u.N JN.. IQM fx Mc-. Qs, . . Zgwxft h Q v. 1 Stag 1 NM" , " . - -,nl ,-,V U ,,.-1 - ,Q Q,---X4-.:g. .'1 ' "'N5:lQfQ ifglix . 'cuff' ,ui 26,6 -. . +q-Q.,g,-1 , Q ,..'. 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Q :Y-vugf:"'!:v'f+5'Th-:,Q 7, Mx K ' -X 'L' . 5- fix. 'ff',Z df Y y :Q,,',:.ts A A ' 4' A I . E,-V., -ff 4' 'wel-.V V, mf A ku Lx-jj ' j.,L ..,4+,ffg' PSI-ai'TgQi,, -' "1-,Q ,Q K ' X,,..+ W -4. V, f+fw'1Q , , - Anim .if MM- N-f. ,N-..Q.,,, , . ' 1 .V 1. u , . -s - ,, .,?fw-M....:-.A'- ., 1. W -'.v. . I MU!! U ll' illh NM ff W' ' wxd' .fl K1 ,g,a?gQ3v,: .:.,,m,a,N55'xw 2 .L 5 '-31 :ia-1333? Wifi' '- ww . M Q. 33215 fmff' 'I' ' 'fd EYE? X' A -r-QF., E ' ' VJ. ig, sn , 1'r,E,g, :, . 'emi 1? The Pan-Hellenic Ball is the annual inter-sorority formal. This year Baron Ifllliott provided the music while the girls in their lovely gowns provided the atmosphere. The event was high-lighted by the presentation of the Scholarship cup Cannounced here hy Dottie jacolmsj for the highest scholastic average during the past two semesters, and the new pledges passed under the bower to receive their corsages. 2 Meir, my-l "bg -1 -an 'Q 'L' gif Q S.. 69 EH HIV SEIILINU N Y! 'f qw N, 1 M- D K 'lui N J Q N' A fix Y, Firrl Row: T. Watson, A. Mitchell, G. Bleakley, J. Moore, D. Kettering. Second Row: J. Shulcr C Kostka T 'I hcodore B Dickinson, E. Beach, M. Roher, P. Petro. Third Row: R. Pavlis, R. Knapp, O. Daley, L. Vollmer D Qchurman H Swensen, R. Phillippi, C. Lupton. FV ,, Delta Sigma Phi and waxing floors. previous year. table. 270 Christmas was a season of joy this year for r the brothers of Delta Sigma Phi It was about that time when they moved into their new red brick house on Lathrop Street But it was anuary be fore president Greg Bleakley recovered from a case of housemaid's knee developed from washing Besides becoming owners ofa fraternity house for the first time since the war, the Delta Sigs took several other steps up the ladder in their climb back to the top An outstanding accomplish ment and one to be proud of was a big jump in Inter-Fraternity scholarship ranking Omega chapter was one of the few groups to show an improvement in quality point average over the The Sailors Ball held in February, had the actives hanging over the port side Everything was shipshape until someone discovered that a navy enlistment officer had come uninvited The Delta Sig's closed out the year with their Carnation Ball. Named after the fraternity flower, this affair was held in June after final exams Delta Sig's spruce up before greeting their favorite Pitt co eds Caught at a rushing party that s Prexy Bleakley at the head l Fin! Row: W. Eichclman, D. Petro, R. Reese, F. Davis, J. Helscl. Sammi Row: T. Shepard, S. Beres, H. Shelley, H. Janson, J. Gimigliano, A. Powelcheck, R. Mafrice, N. Vasilopoulos. A Q 1 Q Qllikk 'IXZQLL ..4Q'l X Q l gks, f' v Q 7 3 r, f " 1 -l E ' 'VM ' Us Q . ,. f' fl! l 45 MB Pres. V. Pres. Rec. Sec. Treas. Greg Bleakley Jean Moore Don Kettering Art Mitchell 271 Fast-moving fraternity men are finally found dancing to a slow-moving number. ' These men have prospects of becoming IF Sing champions? Fin! Row: Hirsch, R. Buell, Black, L. Kairys, R. Plowman, Morley, P. Swanson. Sl.'C0?l1lIR0TU.' T. George, B. Fulton, VV. Gorr, C. l.auner, l':1lmer,l3. Kelley, C. hitter, C. I-largest, C. Hampers, R. Shafer, C. Floyd, A. Rannlinelli. Third Row: J. Stewart, R. Atkison, I". Zivie, R. Lang, 1. Kruper, T. Strong, D. Henderson, B. Carpenter, J. Cotton. 1"om'lh Row: D. Purdy, R. McCullough, R. Rungcr, N. HufTm:1n, W. Corr, G. Shafer, D. Squires, D. Murphy. 1 Delta Tau Delta PYCS- Leo Kairys V. Pres. Dick Plowman Rec. Sec. Dick Swanson Treas. Jim Black gw'NlllI'gZ 51 S Z ml A Ill w?N ups .-.WX 5 , ,..., Q. i22E1jE,iII""-' llfl! , 7 r Oc ' VC '4 ,G At il Delt fall rushing party the Brothers introduced new freshmen to Delt-style piano playing. It seems as though the Delt's want to add some blue ribbons to their well-filled trophy case. 9.72 1952-53 was the year of improvements for president Leo Kairys and the Bayard Street Delt's. The progressive dance during the homecom- ing weekend was also a housewarming for the Delt's. Men of Delta Tau Delta worked all sum- mer to redecorate the interior of their house. White oak paneling and a pale green wall-to-wall rug were added to the living room. Other improve- ments were indirect fluorescent lighting and a new spinet piano. Several of the upstairs rooms and a hallway were replastered and painted contrasting shades. Black tile was laid and all of the downstairs furniture recovered in red and blue leather. A decisive victory over Sigma Chi in the Inter-Fraternity football league finals returned the trophy to the Delt mantel, a place where it has often been. This was only one of the honors won by the Delt's in a highly successful year for them. First Row: G. Huzor, R. Joyce, J. English, D. Krupcr, D. Short Suomi Ixow M Johnston W I mt I fmhtr S lxcrr 'l Royston, S-. Lake, J. Livengood, R. Gardner. Third Row: E. Wells S Clmpbell 1' Lnglt, W Shctrtr R C ms R hood win, D. Lees, R. Gactnno. 2 bf v. F Mg N tit . ---.. i... '-y-.. 'ze-g ' :A 1' 1 . gl ' X 4 ...Tk , -4-fgjbw I ...Anil- V' "ww ' I . i '- VH" f .. nm' '---MVK' . :L Q ..x....l Tj M ln.. . ' 'I 1, 'I I,4Iv'l l' 1 1:4 gil. nlgnw ' ' ' .i lnnllll i'5?liil5i 'Q2Llli!?!5 " ' 5" ' 'v 'W' 'a '. ' 'Pi I I. 4' ',' -' in ,, If ..- '!gn."' :I , .r ip: 11 5' E Q... 5 'gill Pres. Daniel M. Berger V. Pres. David Levinson Rec. Sec. Morley Harris Treas. Robert Pickholtz KN's often entertained their girl friends in their new modern kitchen. On November I, Kappa Nu really had a full house for Pitt's Homecoming. Kappa u Firsl Row: L. Alman, M. Harris, S. Bastaeky, M. Goldstein, D. Levinson. Svfond Row: D. Lascher, H. Minsky, R. Schwartz, L. Cooperman, A. Venig, A. I-lershkowitz, D. Levin, R. Feedlantl, A. Robbins. IQ 1 9. l I 1"ir5tRow: S. Adelkofi, Glasser, D. Berger, M. Perl, H. 'l'axey. Sef'onr1'R0w: D. Weissberg, D. hlazer, -I. Goldberg, J. Aske- nase, R. Rose, E. Herman, L, Paper, M. Roth, M. Rudov. A rushee wandered into the Kappa Nu house last fall to find an extemporaneous fioor show in progress. Buddy Minsky was doubling as the master of ceremonies and the more audible half of a duet. Stan Glasser and several other actives were filling in with a ukulele concert. No sooner was the first act finished than the Kappa Nu sing team gave their version of "A Lovely Bunch of Cocoanutsf' Impressed by the display of talent the rushee pledged Kappa Nu and soon learned that Xi chapter has many men active in school activities. "Buzzy" Robbins was a cheerleader, Larry Paper was Interfraternity Chairman of the Ath- letic Manager Committee and Art Hershkowitz was editor of the "Skyscraper Engineer." Second place in scholarship and second place in volleyball were trophies won by the "Nu's." President Danny Berger was the force behind the installation of a modern, fully-equipped kitch- en used to serve meals during the school week. Plans for improving the basement were also put into action this year. 9. During Saturday night dances the Craig Street television set usually featured Boston Blackie. The IF progressive dance in the fall gave KN a real throng of Greeks. Fin! Row: R. Vandcgrift, L. Coblc, li. Lowman, N. Howard, M. Krikoriun, C. Haywood. Sl36'07lI1'1f0'w.' D. Bartha, Ii. Walton A. Braun, C. Ilbcr, C. Cravotta, S. Weatherford. Third Row: Coburn, G. Jones, R. Greene, D. Miller, Fazio. Lambda Chi Alpha 54 ! - v , ,' ' -. ' x g A fund!! Pres. Neuman Howard V. Pres. Mike Krikorian Rec. Sec. Lee Coble Treas. Leo Mears The intense thought apparent in the Lambda Chi booth in the Tuck Shop shows education in action. A place to practice ping-pong keeps Lambda Chi in shape for the annual IF competition. 276 First Row: S. Pastriek, R. Wood, F. Pomilio, W. Clements, R. Gillelanrl, S. Golubiewski. Scrum! Row: B. Best, F. Gastel, A. Brief, A. Galletta, Z. Maggio. Third Row: T. Cox, D. Gravcr, A. Nlader, J. Perri. A typical part of fraternity life has always been the group singing around the piano. This Fifth Avcnuc spot was best known to Pitt's incoming freshman class of 1956. '2 Pitt's Lambda Chi's joined with over one hundred forty brother chapters in the spring to celebrate forty-three years of growth and prog- ress. Notables of the Greek world gathered in each chapter house throughout the nation to reminisce about past years and to plan for the future. An especial tribute was paid to honorary Harry S. Truman, retiring president of the United States. Success on a national level was carried over into the local chapter. Lambda Chi Alpha at Pitt was strongly represented in many and di- verse activities: Newman Howard, in addition to leading Lambda Chi, was an outstanding shot for the rifle team, Al Braun was a member of the OWL staff and Heinz Chapel Choir, Steve Pas- trick was a cheerleader, Fran Pomilio was bowling chairman for the Inter-Fraternity athletic league. Social highlight was their Winter Formal held at the Colonial Manor Inn. Closing ceremonies included singing popular Lambda Chi songs, in- cluding "We're All Good Fellows." Semi-annual fraternity rushing filled 255 N. Dithridge with future Phi Delt's. Varsity football stars Dietrick and Ferguson discuss chances of another Saturday victory with Jim Trebec. Phi Delta Theta stint IC' -T W7 f fflf z 77 f' ,i Wo W ff fy? 42 ffl, ' 'fi 1' M2159 Pres. William J. Forsythe V. Pres. Bill Lee Rec. Sec. Dan Foster Treas. John Williams First Raw: W. Lcc, D. Harmon, W. Forsythe, W. Carouthers, C. Trees. Second Row: J. Martin, M. Medis, H. Still, J. Wil- liams, W. Kolodgy, B. England. 2 First Raw: J. Perkins, R. Shannon, R. Cuda, A. Barrett, J. Eyssell, W. Matthews, G. Heiskell, N. Chizmar, D. Foster, R. Watson,J. France. Second Row: J. Cirka, J. Lumsden, A. Vogel, J. Trebec, R. Roughen, D. Florin, R. Deitrick, W. Parish, R. Ferguson, R. Fleming, G. Donahue, J. Blakeslee. An "American in Paris" came to the Phi Delt chapter this year in the form of an East Bank Apache Party. Couples dressed in Bohemian costumes danced in the dimly lighted game room to "Le Jazz Hot." The musicians were "Pig Allee" imports sent to Pittsburgh especially for the occasion. Phi Delta Theta under the competent direc- tion of president Bill Forsythe was host again in November to Sigma Chi and Beta Theta Pi of Carnegie Tech at the annual Miami Triad Formal. This affair commemorates the founding of the three fraternities at Miami of Ohio University. Crowned at the dance intermission with the singing of Pennsylvania Iota's sweetheart song was Carolyn Roberts, 1953 Phi Delt sweetheart. A host of Phi Delt's were named to member- ship in campus honoraries. Outstanding tappee was Dick Deitrick who was awarded membership in Omicron Delta Kappa, activities fraternity. Phi 'Delta Theta had as active members two other varsity football players, Bill Kennedy and Ray FCFQISOU, a defensive linebacker who spent most of Saturday afternoons in his opponents' back field. 2 Favorite spot on the Progressive Dance circuit was the Phi Delt house. Note the ever-open front door waiting for frntcrs, alums and other Greeks. Bob Grass points accusing finger at Bill Jaffe as pledges Broida 'intl Gartner look on. It s 1 close game :incl Phi Ep has everything riding on Stciner's right arm. I"ir.f.f Row: I. Rosenthal, S. Stein, R. Eckcr, J. Spircr, B. W M. Coleman, J. Schulberg, E. Kavaler. Phi Epsilon Pi Two Phi Ep's were sitting in the living room polishing the All-Point Trophy, another was wax- ing the floor around them. From upstairs someone yelled, "Who wants a striped tie?" Another man demanded, "Who has my white bucks?" All this frantic effort on the part of the Phi Ep's was in preparation for the annual visit of the national oHicers. The inspecting officers came and went. Presi- dent Ron Ecker was voted the honor of "Under- graduate ofthe Year." So with honors received and button-down collars just a little limp, the Phi Ep's went back to their regular routine. Stu Kline went to play- ing football, Boris Weinstein returned to his sports editor job on the Pitt News and Jay Garber climbed back into his Panther costume in time to perform for the Penn State game. The rest of the chapter went back to studying for first place scholarship honors for the third straight year. cinstcin. Serond Row: I. Rubin, H. Baskin, E. Sigal, J. Garber, l 280 281 Inq' Pres. V. Pres. Rec. Sec. Treas. afrixm A ""' n fmoan E Z P FL First Row: M. Stcincr, lVl. Golclmnn, Il. Robins, D. Wlcis, B. Weiss. Scmud Row: M. N. Lipman, W. Levine. Ronald Ecker Sanford Stein Joseph Spirer Irv Rosenthal "Now, pledge, this is how we won this big trophy . . ." ' The Ep's Homecoming decorations were a good prediction- Indiana did fall. l.cvick, Y. Roscnstcin, M. Donner, -s W! 3 - l ' 4 l A ' l Firsl Row: Porter, W. McKenna, R. Osterhout, W. McKay, D. Fanning. Second Row: Bennett, C. Browne, Bnldus, W Zicg, L. Heim, G. Miller, F. Bonke, H. Clewcr, L. Myers, Betts. Third Row: C. Seaton, W. Luthy, R. Hcinricks, R. Jen nings, M. Gump, J. Miklos, J. Anthony, C. King, R. Francis, R. Wilkins, B. Swan, D. Ringness, C. Bunce. Inside 4725 Wallingford Street, parties and study combined to give the Phi Gam's a full measure of college life. Newspaper reading and general discussion periods kept the Ifiji's well-informed of world happenings. Xmas, 1. I Phi Gamma Delta 282 Y? 65 lilwllllllllllllllgjlll' Pres. Robert Osterhout Rec. Sec. Donald Fanning Cor. Sec. William McKenna Treas. William McKay 9. "There's a clipping in tonight's paper" was a frequent after-dinner announcement of Phi Gam president Bob Osterhout. Numerous pictures of the Fiji's appeared in the Pittsburgh dailies, when they performed such feats as winning the spring carnival sweepstakes and the Inter-Fraternity track meet. Several actives were pictured on one of the front pages as loyal rooters during the Notre Dame rally. No sports editor's headache were Bill Reyn- olds, hard driving football halfback, and Art Boyd, ace ball handler for the basketball varsity. Inter-Fraternity basketball trophy was captured by Pi Sigma for the second consecutive year. The feature article of the year was the crown- ing ofthe Phi Gam sweetheart which took place at the Winter Formal held at the Jacktown Hotel. Tall, beautiful Betty Patterson of Kappa Kappa Gamma was presented the bejeweled fraternity pin at the conclusion of ceremonies honoring her. Spring social events of the year were the Norris Pig Dinner and a faculty-student buffet given in conjunction with Kappa Alpha Theta sorority. The Tuck Shop booth gives the Brothers a chance for social get-togcthers during school hours. "Pres Osty" seems most attentive-"Will Captain Video cs- cape, Bob?" First Row: W. Lind, R. Hoffman, J. Grifiith, R. McBride, B. Reynolds. Second Row: J. McKinley, J. Fenwick, A. Gunderson, S. Merriman, H. I.inn, C. Lawcrcncc, D. Brannon, H. Gleason. 1"i7'.ff Raw: W. Zclmla, F. Pziscuzzi, J. Connor, C. Gaydos, R. Sorcc. Srcond Raw: F. Wcglcy, C. Fritz, J. Russo, J. Bendel, J. Burwinkel, R. I-lallorn, D. Sullivan, Petras. Third Row: I.. Hrabak, E. Muir, R. Aitmar, C. Husovsky, W. Monahan, P. Gallagher, T. Kelly, I". Azingcr. Phi Kappa 1 1 1 J l 9. "Look, Jack, I will not kiss any babies. I'm too busy trying to get our program organized." These were the famous words of politician and Phi Kap president, Joe Connor, to his fellow politician, fraternity brother, and Student Con- gress president, Jack Burwinkel. Politics was just one phase of Phi Kap ac- tivities this year. Fall semester socials opened with the Phi Kap, Phi Ep, and Theta Chi costume party. Little trinkets such as twenty-one jewel wristwatches were given as prizes for the best costume. In November, Major Charles O'Riordan, senior quartermaster of the Pitt ROTC corps was inducted as an honorary member of Phi Kappa. Christmas week was the orphans' party at the house on Dithridge Street. The affair was a success until two of the little visitors tried to play lumberjack with the Christmas tree. The semester ended on a formal note. The men of Mu chapter gave a traditional dinner honoring their house mother for her help and un- derstanding during the 1952-53 year. Phi Kap house at Homecoming was partly a football. Dick Sorce finds something interesting to look at during the IF Progressive Dance. 84 , ,.. I x Fir!! Row: P. Klingensmith, C. Bellini, A. Harvey, A. Mrissimino, l.. States, O'Ncill. Sfrmnd Row: V. Dohcny, G. Pzlolini, L. Burgcrt, T. Bnrnnowski, A. Kisscl, J. Frederick, A. Cuspcro. The Owl photographer snapped this shot nt n Phi Kap full rushing dance. Pascuzzi and Maier on thc left seem to bc getting the biggest laughs out of this story. WEE jf X N , .1 N h l :mas ...- -:1:::::5iii? 4 A ':::! r f 5: mf ::5:..1 , .--Eigl 'K Q V-45:1 g I 00110105 . V num' -5' W? ' Pres. Joe Connor V. Pres. Dick Sorce Rec. Sec. Charles Gaydos Treas. Eugene Pascuzzi 285 I"ir.fl Row: L. Florian, R. Stanko, D. Milletary, T. Vaughn, I. Wallhausscr. Second Row: D. Sandberg, L. Kraft, J. Kuchmc R. Kettering, D. Buchck. Third Row: J. Watkins, J. Fisher, W. Wallhausser, J. Schcwc. Pi Kappa Alpha 312 51 HX s. A Pres. V. Pres. Rec. Sec. Treas. Donald V. Milletary John Wallhausser George Mehaffey James Fisher n f " " KX! X The PiKA's and the Tri Dclt's got together again this time for Homecoming decorations. Dinner at the House gives the PiKA athletes a chance to fill up on filet mignon. 86 During the days of the postwar veteran rush Pitt's Pi Kappa Alpha chapter had over a hundred members. Finding that much can be accomplished with so many actives the PiKA's have maintained their standing as the largest house on campus. Being so big the PiKA's do everything in a big way. A climax deluxe was walking off with the Interfraternity All-Point Trophy. This year the "Pika's" won a fast finish in spring athletics, which included a first place in softball. Winter formal time found the Pi Kappa Alpha's snowshoeing out to Chartiers Country Club where they honored their "53" choice for Dream Girl. After the dance everyone drove back to town for an early morning bacon and eggs breakfast. Other big affairs were a homecoming and a Christmas dance in the Norse Room of the Fort Pitt Hotel. Big PiKA men on Campus were John Wall- hausser, Secretary of Men's Council and John Mamaux, Sophomore member of the Intra-Mural athletic manager's committee. In the Bluc Tuck the PiKA booth is a plncc for study through deep con- centration on books. Hcrc four of thc Brothers cxuminc thc "milk-bar" in their log-cabin type game room. Fin! Row: G. Airhart, H. Phillips, W. Deterline, G. Mchaffcy, S. Harris. Second Row: J. Obitz, J. Chidlow, R. Friedhofcr, W. Jones, D. johnson, D. Minihan, D. Gurernsey. 1 "' ' ' 1 . 2 L 1 1 . , , , 5 N . q . 287 7. Pi Lambda Phi pl! H 4.5, Q' ' 6 N1 Q, V -, yi J . Q' .. M ' 'E W I xc J' Z I :pf 87 K 60, l .lt 16- ,A K. , C pl. 5211 EJ 4' - Pres. Larry Adler V. Pres. Ron Lasday Rec. Sec. Don Sharapan Treas. Dick Bergad Larry Acllcr and brother Pi Lam's prepare to greet prospective rushees-en masse. The new Pi Lam Chapter Room is a classical-music 1over's paradise. First Row: J. Smalley, R. Rosenzweig, V. Cohen, J. Miller, M. Lieber, P. Ostfield. Second Row: A. Kramer, E. Recht, G. Brody, J. Trattner, T. Fischer, R. DeBrofF. Third Row: P. Levison, M. Wolf, N. Cohn, F. Frankel, R. Steinfirst, A. Skirboll. First Row: D. Broudy, R. Lasday, L. Adler, D. Sharapan, S. Feldman, Callomon. Second Row: C. Harris, E. Stone, A. Horowitz, S. Rosen, R. Horn, P. Siegel, A. Rubenstein, K. Meyers. Third Row: L. Roth, A. Mz1rkovitz,J. Spiegel, N. Young, R. Zangwill, T. Litman. A call for a "change" sounded from a bugle over the Hat sports plain of Schenley Oval. Min- utesilater taps were sounded. Was it a local ROTC maneuver? No, the occasion was the Pi Lam foot- ball victory over the Phi Ep's for the first time in many years. Later bugles were exchanged for trumpets and soft music at the Highland Country Club, scene ofthe winter formal. Other victories were celebrated by Pi Lambda Phi throughout the year. Included was an honor- able mention in the homecoming house decoration contest. President Larry Adler built a Pitt football player kicking a helpless Hoosier over a goal post. The motif was labeled "Kick 'Em in the End Zone." Al Horowitz had his own personal victories. As an associate editor of the "new" Panther, he saw the Pitt feature magazine improve and pros- per with each edition. Outstanding Pi Lam's who led campus ac- tivities were Karl Meyers, hardworking business manager of the Owl and Joe Trattner of the YMCA cabinet. 289 The Pitt Varsity certainly obliged their Pi Lam rooting sec- tion with some good swift kicks. Fraternity life must be wonderful-it can even bring smiles to fish-eaters. n1 9 I 1 l 4'-r Fa Fin! Row: R. Ritter, N. Brenner, R. Scott, H. Dougherty, T. Snodgrass, J. Powell. Sfmnd Row: J. R. Gratz, J. Martin, J. Miller, F. Urbany, D. Huff, H. Wilt. Third Row: R. Hillarcl, D. Cox, P. Walsh, R. Hanlon, D. Fisher. Sigma Alpha Epsilon ai' . X Q' 1 as-V X Qt ' fr Ku J' I N' Pres. Robert Scott V. Pres. Trug Brenner Rec. Sec. Harry Dougherty Treas. Julius Vogel SAE seems to have as many chapters as Brazil has coffee plantations. The Fraternity game-room gets a work-out at Homecoming. 290 'Yi' Firxt Row: W. Schwartz, R. Timmons, S. Satel1i,j. Vogel, T. Gemmcll, J. Tobias. Second Row: A. Roman, B. Dickinson, W. Wood, I. Appleby, B. Miller, A. Boese, H. Gardner. Third Row: J. Wise, H. Nichol, J. Vanchcri, G. Zuber, J. Laitta, E. Brown. Fourth Row: J. Irr, F. Baron, R. Gramm, J. O'Callahan, R. Jackson. A dinner table conversation among several brothers of Sigma Alpha Epsilon brought up inter-fraternity social relations. "Every fraternity on campus should be better known to other chapters," said prexy Bob Scott. "Agreed!" lchimed in "veep",Tug Brenner. So Pitt's SAE's started a project that ended in an early spring stag party at North Park, with the Phi Gam's, Delt's, and Sig Chi's. On the other hand, women had their moment at the Sig Alph indoor hayride. No smoking was allowed as hay was piled waist deep on the game room floor. Corn shocks and pumpkins were scattered about for decorations. The social tempo was maintained at both the winter and spring formals. Time out was taken for activities and the SAE's moved into several prominent positions on the eighth fioor in the Cathedral. Tom Piemme and Dick Roman were officers on the Inter-Fra- ternity Council. Piemme was the News Editor of the Greek World and Roman was also tapped to sophomore activities, the Druids. 291 Famous alumnus looks down approvingly on happy SAE's. In the background is one of the famous lions-unpainted! .EAM The after dinner snack at the Sammy house consists of pretzels. Pledgemaster Rabinowitz and cohorts think up new torture methods. Sigma Alpha Mu Be progressive is the motto ofthe Psi chapter of Sigma Alpha Mu at Pitt. Their latest innova- tion is the Help Week instead of Hell Week dur- ing the pledge initiation period. "Sammy" pledges, instead of going through hazing, gave their time to charity organizations. They col- lected clothing for under-priviledged families in Pittsburgh slum areas. The active chapter joined with the pledges and built a game room in the cellar and installed a ladies' powder room. Sigma Alpha Mu's sleight ride in December was the highlight of their winter social season. The lack of snow was no handicap to the brothers who threw hay in the back seats of several con- vertibles and drove through the rural countryside . . . a winter hayride, no less. President Sid Finkel's fraternity men were among the most active on the Pitt campus this year. Leading the Sammies in the extra curricular field were Harvey Rabinowitz, manager of the varsity basketball team, Mel Frost, treasurer of Men's Council and Mark Friedman, circulation manager of the Owl. Firsl Row: J. Honig, S. Finkel, M. Forst. Second Row: H. Rabinowitz, H. Smolar, S. Makoroff, G. Linder, H. Hirsch, D. Finkel, R. Roth. Third Row: C. Rosenthall, B. Forman, H. Ruder, M. Friedman, W. Topolsky, R. Wasser, H. Young. 299. Q. rl 1' JN Pres. Sidney Finkel V. Pres. Melvin R. Forst Sec. Arnold M. Steinetz Treas. Joseph Honig Brothers practice "On the Steps of SAM house." New sheepskin is the result of Pi State. tt's rgrcat victory over Ohio First Row: G. Gemindcr, A. Erd, A. Steinitz, M. Lipkind, E. Lcmelman. Second Row: H. Mustin, H. Casper, J. Goodmmn S Epstein, B. Stcpt, A. Mark. Third Row: J. I-Ierer, J. Abrams, S. Shapiro, B. Schz1FHcr, W. Fogel, S. Elias, J. Nabridge Fira! Row: J. Marasco, K. Lewis, J. Johnston, E. Shuster, E. Fenner. Scmnd Row: T. Edgar, W. Furrer, R. Darras, R. Fleming, W. Eckles, J Potts, D. Clark, P. Logue, R. Blackham. Third Row: N. Burzynslci, R. Lylcs, T. Miller, O. Niemcla, M. Wacltlill, G. Holes, R. Wolf, A. Wilden Sigma Chi Q.. l Pres. James Johnston V. Pres. Kay Lewis Sec. Edgar Fenner Treas. Elmer Shuster One of the high spots of the year was the arrival of the new Sig jackets. Sigma Chi's get together for a little fun at their Fifth Avenue house. 7-94 on Ifzrxl Row I Blosscr, G Mitchell I Spangler, W Shirv, L Mrinns Strand Ro U R. Simpson, F. lfauncc, R. Dodson, J. Austin, T. Dillon, S. Bogar P Piper Third Row L Gilford,N Wood,J Ixunklt, P S1ULYClSCll,M Nagy, D. Day. "The girl of my dreams Is the sweetest girl Of all the girls I know, Each coed like an angel's tread Fades in the after glow . . ." Each year the Sigma Chi's gather round some lovely young lady at their spring formal and designate her as the campus sweetheart of Sigma Chi. This year Beta Theta chapter honored blond Anna Mae Pagano with the title and the Norman Cross of white roses that goes with it. A well known sweetheart fits in with Pitt's Sig's, for activities would not be activities without their earnest efforts. Joe Marasco was a member of Student Congress and Elmer Shuster was in- ducted into Omicron Delta Kappa and was past president ofthe Druids. A varsity athlete was Irv Spangler, member ofthe track team. President Jim Johnston's Sigma Chi's were also prominent in the YMCA and Inter-Fraternity Athletics, capturing trophies in football, wrestling, and a second for basketball and their Spring Carni- val show, "Kolosium Kat." Diving champ Tom Blosser, second from left, shows why he keeps swim suit handy. ODK president Marasco gets ready to start a hot ping-pong match. 95 Fin! Row: H. Kraus, W. Ewing, R. Benson, Young, T. Manias. Second Row: G. See, W. A. Volk, J. Stoner, W. Starn, R. Squire, J. Coulson, D. Troyer. Study docs not take up all the time of every Sig Ep. President See and cohorts started to practice early for the I. F. Sing. 9 , i3,.f Wk l - ILETI 2 Sigma Phi Epsilon ' ' ai f , XXX ' bx 042- .:, A. Pres. George See V. Pres. Bob Squire Sec. Bill Starn Treas. Clark Smity 96 2. Ever since the founding of Sigma Phi Epsi- lon in 1901, this fraternity has been one of the out- standing examples ofthe friendly spirit which the University emphasizes in all its social activities. The willingness of each one of its forty-five active members to cooperate in all ways is hard to top. All during the year, an active interest was maintained in many different phases of Campus life. Their booth for the spring carnival took first place and they were very proud to claim the honor of fraternity basketball section champs. Individu- ally they were well represented: Fred Benson was an active member of Men's Councilg Bill Starn claimed membership in Alpha Phi Omegag and Jim Nagy copped the presidency of Pitt's Ski Club. But perhaps what they themselves might consider their most progressive achievement was the annual Christmas party which they held for some fifty orphans. There can be no doubt that the pin which Sigma Phi Epsilon members wear so proudly is a true symbol of this group-the fraternity with a "heart." Here are two Sig Ep's who played down to their last shirt The new fraternity house was a great help to the rushing pro- gram. W. Ewing, W. Volk, G. See, R. Squire, D. Troyer. 0d.f..,fv. J l U r Winlli' . iiiim ' 3, ' 'E' Pres. Jim Cresto V. Pres. Bob Hersho Sec. Louis Guarascio Treas. Ed Daer The Homecoming progressive dance found the Alpha Beta house popular. Theta Chi brothers look over old and new trophies under fraternity crest. Th Ch ' R. Hersho, E. Daer, J. Cresto, W. Thayer, L. Guarascio. Qi 2 First Row: V. Leonard, R. Evans, J. Jacobson, I. Bachmawn, J. Davis. Second Row: L. Lippert, R. Manetti, J. Rock, D. Hip- chen, C. Boyle, R. Davis. Third Row: P. Prendergast, T. Scebergcr, C. Benncy, R. Simmons, D. Chiavetta, H. Bennett, R. Johnson. "Indiana, here's Pitt's Ford in your Future" was the motif of the winning Theta Chi homecom- ing decoration this year. President Jimmy Cresto's men worked for weeks to assemble the project. Featured was a "Model T" Ford with moving wheels. Surround- ing the display lighted with neon were three grave stones representing Iowa, Army, and Notre Dame, previous Panther football victims. En- tered as co-sponsor with Theta Chi was Beta Sig- ma Omicron sorority. After homecoming, the Theta Chi's shifted their "Ford" into high gear and entered as strong contenders in the Inter-Fraternity competition. Participating in the "B" section of the newly divided basketball league, Alpha Beta finished well up the line. High octane men in Pitt activities were Lud Lippert, president of the Inter-Fraternity council and Gene Rock, member of Student Congress. Theta Chi's sweetheart, Ruth Roth, was crowned at their annual sweetheart dance. Other socials were an orphans' party for the children of St. Paul's Orphanage, held at Christmastime, and the annual French Apache dance. 2 The championship homecoming decorations showed a Ford in Indiana's future. Brother Dave Lichtman charges the passer in I. F. football competition. First Raw: C. C. Phillips, L. J. Green, R. E. Butler. Second Row: H. S. Anderson, E. Smith, R. T. Aarons, K. M. Jennings, R. P. Smith, M. W. Campbell, J. s. ElllSOh. Alpha Phi Alpha Pres. Larry Green Sec. Leon Haley Treas. Gordon Phillips Brother Gordon Phillips gets ready to tap lucky rushee on the shoulder as other rushees get glad-hand. Someone should tell the APhiA's that checkers isn't an I.F. sport. wa pfwsnvn 9 2 sf-4 5 4 af ,F "' "Manly deeds, scholarship and love for all mankind" are the words expressed in the Alpha hymn. These goals are high ones but they are furthered every day by members of Alpha Phi Alpha at Pitt. This year, led by Larry Green, a house re- decorating plan went on, clearing the way for elaborate rushing parties which included a dance and two fine dinners. The Coronation formal in the Spring was one of the best ever held. At the formal the fraternity sweetheart was crowned adding the final touch to the affair and the school year. Inspiration for the entire year was received at the national convention held in Cleveland. With the friendships made here the brothers are firmly convinced that their lofty goals can be met. 3oo OI Pres. Nick Skarvelis V. Pres. Al Reuben Sec. Ed Stasiak Treas. Stan Lefkowitz R W 1 UII , . illlll 'lm f X The Kappa Beta Phi's held their barn dance at the YWCA! Skarvelis presides over a meeting of the Tuck Shop steering ZIPPH Kappa Beta Phi, the newest of Pitt's social fraternities, is continuing the non-sectarian spirit of its founders as it grows in number of actives and pledges. In the Fall KBPhi took in the largest pledge class in its short history, and one ofthe largest on campus. Rushing was far from the high spot during the school year, as a, well-planned social program gave the brothers and pledges everything they wanted in socials. A Hobo party, committee. Beta hi Comic Strip dance, and a Thanksgiving barn dance were just some of the "idea" parties. And the President's Ball Spring formal finished the year with the installation of new ofiicers. Prominent in keeping Kappa Beta Phi well- known on Campus were A1 Reuben of Varsity Debate and prexy Nick Skarvelis, member of the Commons Room Ball committee. First Row: E. Stasiak, A. Reuben, N. Skarvelis, Jr., S. Lefkowitz, R. Abaray. Sccana' Row: B. Corfield, F. DeStafano, W. Harshberger, W. J. Yester, J. M. Weber, R. D. Waldron, H. Hornwood, R. Lutsky, J. Walters. f Brother Al Eckert and date leave Theta house during Home- coming progressive dance. Ray Wiesen receives I. F. scholarship trophy won by Sigma Pi pledges. X Pres. Lewis McCollough V. Pres. Bill Leach Sec. Alex Andres Treas. John Kradel Sigma Pi -v--,g- lla . nlllllllr. , AAAI, You name the activity and you can be sure that somewhere in the group there is a Sigma Pi. Bill Leach can be found working on the University Publications Boardg Bob Block gives a great deal ofhis time to Men's Council, Alpha Epsilon Delta, Beta Beta Beta, and Phi Eta Sigmag John Kraclel was the recent chairman of the Autumn Capers Dance and Business Manager of the Military Ball. Not only are they kept busy with school business but their own social schedule is one of the most active on campus. The Uhayride in the house," the "Cellar Dwellars brawl," the "football kickoff luncheon," and their semi-semester stomp are only a few of the goings on that keep all the Sigma Pi men up on their toes. Fin! Row: C. Brooke, J. Kardel, L. McCollough, B. Leach, A. Andres. Serond Raw: R. Wiesen, R. Temple, R. Arnold, R. May, T. Chapman. Third Row: R. McKinley, R. Block, J. Lynch. 5 , l l l Un.. 'si f A 1 I -' aff: 1" : . f 1 A - .Wwe 4 7 ., N .KMQQL X f f 4 " . ur. fi z few f 2 4 JM L , A A vm Mark - , ' f,5,,QLf ,"T.,'z,..:niQ2.'2A? , L, -V ww- ' "'-' - , film. ,VH 'Q' 4:7 -x x 31 'Y'3?'afg:?ffv'?-' ' iff? v A. ' -'QQ 'i R , V, ,ijhf ' ."1.w,5Egffff?3-w,t.,..'1-Y X .Wir f, fun k, . ,Q 'S H" 'rg 'L E?','Z1,:f'4hv-ffvg-'tw f Q -:gif f:'..r-Aw 'ia 'g:2a,,1?f?.v? :,5g:g,W1,9i55.. J W,f'f,1,fn','wi-?3:!q,'fY " , 4 '72 1h'f,,'3'3E",, I at frxAy,1?12,fxff t Wf4'1??"" 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It's spring! and all the signs appear in their true fashion. l,ovc blossoms out in the alcoves like the new leaves on the treesg boots anal umbrellas appear more frequently as the April showers are ushered ing and of course, what would April be without thoughts of that new Easter outfit. .'1f?"P gff X PITT IN The general lethargy that is so often associated with the coming of the spring can be cured in many difTerent ways: a good cold shower, a few term papers, or just good ole' Grandma's tonic-but there's another angle-could be the answer lies in the old saying, "In spring a young man's fancy likely turns to thoughts of love." X. t, ,.,L , ,L , ,,,, ,. , it,. , ,, , ,S w , .s, , .. 15, The buds are not the only things to come out of hibernation for the winter. The lawn is once again populated with the many R.O.T.C. units getting in shape for the April Review. 318 The first buds of April appear on the trees when the cold winds of March give way to the warm breezes ofApril. All over the campus these small messengers of spring bring promises of a sunny May. i - n ,am M f --mln " " l+e4 I X f IPS ' A fy yfffhi E x FU" 'F 0 L Jai' J 1 i 49 ll Alpha Kappa Alpha Nga-Q. O Psychology seems to be the foremost subject in the K minds of these Alpha Kappa S 0 Alpha's. ig 6, qloktx Wan' Pres. Mabel B okert V. Pres. Cleo Peters Sec. Alyce Carney Treas. Jessie Goode I I Harmonizing on "Old Suzanna" gives these girls a minute's relaxation before their meeting. . .,.. ,:J.,.i,A..E if J -Q- QE? fi- 320 .M ,. ws. 3 .1 in gif .- .ef .3 'Q HGH. -. . -2. l r -41 -l By the end of June, the AKA's could look back with satisfaction on a series of successful enterprises-all made successful by hard work and originality. The first of three particularly note- worthy activities was the Intro Ball, in October, at which Negro freshmen were introduced to Pitt's social life. Then in December of the year, Mabel Book- ert, representative from Alpha Kappa Alpha, participated in the Christmas Bouli' in Cleve- land, Ohio. The Bouli' is the national convention of AKA and five other fraternities and sororities. Besides the business meetings, Mabel had time to attend many dances, parties, and other con- vention social affairs. At the end of the school year, the girls pre- sented a fifty dollar check to the Termon Avenue Home for Colored Children. All in all, the 1952-53 year of the Pittsburgh chapter ofAKA was highly successful, for the sisters spent the season helping themselves by helping others. C-A 'fir 3 fb 5' , 'ji 11, JC ff' 01 V' on I"ir.rt Row: A. Carney, M. Bookerr, C. Peters. St'L'0Ild Row: J. Goode, J. Adams, L. Cooper, W. White, C. Swain. 'N -an-.' ,yy 'qw-N fltiu ls An evening for the Alpha Kappa Alphn's usually means studies and phone calls. 321 Jessie produces the missing keys while Mabel and Laura stare in amazement at the contents of Jeanne's purse. 'life ,ali A I 4 ew. w.4.-QVQWHNIX .,-, f ,H 1-.qylxgql 1 W, '52, ti, ,,-,- Avk ,-. 6 Q 5 'Y Os S ' liver AN' Q all Alpha Delta Pi Pres, Celia Bruecken V. Pres. Edith Hughes Sec, Bernadine Welsh Treas. Elsie Locher "The coat is a grey cashmere for casual after- noon attire and the model is Miss Ann Burns, Alpha Delta Pi." Attending the fall fashion show at the ADPi house, one might mistake those pretty college coeds for professionals. After the fashion show there were tables of bridge or you could just sit and kibitz with your friends. The welcome mat at the ADPi House is always out. Thinking of others, the ADPi's entertained orphan children at the annual Christmas party. Presents, good things to eat, and a friendly chat with St. Nick proved to be an exciting afternoon for the boys and girls. Besides the orphan party, the 1952-53 season will bring to the girls' minds: the Black and White dinner formal, bringing the ADPi's and their dates together for an evening of fun and relaxa- tiong the achievements of Lorraine Gottschall on Mortar Board and Senior Courtg that cute little Alice Huge bustling around in the registrar's ofliceg the times singing "Sweethearts of ADPi" with that odd sentimental feeling you didn't know that you had about the sorority. . .,,...,,, , , Bernie and Marianne listen as Ann explains the intricacies of knitting argyles. Firxl Row: M. Huron, F. Hohl, E. Locher, B. Welsh, A. Burns, P. Moffat. Second Row: E. Hughes, L. Gottschall, S. Thomas, M. Snode, C. Bruecken, A. Schuckert, A. Johnson. - ""---..- 22 L Shirley, Fran and Pat busy themselves shin- ing the ADPi's silver set-oh this rushing! These three ADPi's have a friendly firesidc chat before their meeting begins. -HJ 11 'fi 1 Y The 7-3 " ' N: I C ,I 1 a ' r'4A ' fs., 4 X ll: 'I 1 ? ' J' fl X, After meeting, thc mirror is the busiest spot in the ADPi house, while the dates stand waiting in the living room. A E N xxx I :Xl sw iv' W6 ks i ' H .umm 1 mmm llln Q . Egkxxvix The AEPhi Fathers' Day dinner and Moth- ers' Day luncheon have become a tradition on the Pitt campus. One of the few sororities on campus celebrating these two days, they make many plans to give due tribute to their mothers and fathers -even to the extent of writing poetry. As part of their social life, the AEPhi's en- joy the annual Mid-Winter Frolic with their dates at one of the local ballrooms. And then there was the IF picnic. The Delt's are still talking about that southern fried chicken and chocolate cake. The sorority girls proved to the Delt's that they are handy when it comes to kitchen work. Again this year the girls are supporting a war orphan in another country, a little garcon in France. Due to the generosity of the AEPhi's, now this child has many mothers. Audrey Cohen, president of Pan-Hel, has created "close fellowship among the women at Pitt" by her industrious efforts and progressive alterations in Pan-Hel council, 1959.-53. It must be contagious because there isn't a friendlier group of girls than the AEPhi's at Pitt. Alpha Epsilon Pi "Hurry up and get your coat, Arlene. Wc'll be late for our tea dance." Shoes off, a relaxed position, and coopera tion make ' studying easicr. ment. 324 A fcw AEPhi's just relax- ing and enjoying some kid- ding around in their apart- Pres. V. Pres. Sec. Treas. T '1?"Fw Firsl Row: E. Adler, G. joseph, L. Goldberg, L. Weinstein, R. Felclstein, Elaine Weinstein Joan Seiner Tiba Slaclen Estelle Adler AEPhi's, anxious to hear 7 '11, . ,if I I 1 4 f .7 'A l 5 , 'P ci OU, F 6 ff . f i , N r'-- CVW .0 Lyon, J. Yunow, S. Cooper, D. Hurt. Second Row: A. Wolfe, J. Hirsh, A. Rubenstein, G. Gold, A. Liehter, J. Pachtmain, J. Kahn. Third Row: L. Gershuny, C. Abermnn, R. Gordon, J. Seiner, E. N. Simon, C. Cooper, D. Halpern. . l about Clare's date, help her off with her coat and even turn down the radio. , aw 'I'here's never any trouble getting il fourth for bridge, or even n sixth in the AEPhi apartment. 39-5 Ill 1' e 2 ll . l i ri ir 5 .A .,, "-'fx r .,.,.,-.W i me ig' f a ,, h,w..,r , ' Mis. lflgy qtfqfrt' 'arm Beta Sigma micron Pres. V. Pres. Rec. Sec. Treas. 71" 'o.il5l5l'f3Ti' n Looking over their scrap- book brings back many memories of carnival and rushing to these Beta Sig's. 326 Gwen Williams Doris Couts Rose Dujmic Lois Lang On cold winter nights, these Beta Sig's welcome a hot cup of coffee. Gwcnn displays her talent to thrce avid listeners. L I x 27 Theylll never get all the paint out of their blue jeans l The Beta Sig's have gone to housekeep- ing this year. Their new apartment on Bigelow Boulevard is being redecorated by the hard work- ing sorority girls and the results are amazing. They all agree that it is good practice . . . maybe they have a good idea. With lots ofapplied energy and perseverance the girls had the apartment -'finished for their first party after the West Virginia football game. It was open house and time for a post-game chat nvpgy..-.,, These Beta Sig's busy themselves rctouch- ing the paint and hanging the plaque, preparing their new apartment for home- coming. over a steaming hot cup of coffee. This year the Beta Sig's had a wiener roast and hayride, long practice sessions for carnival at the house, an annual Christmas formal, and, of course, Gwen Williams trying to keep order in meeting. Beta Sig's are friendly girls and always ready to assist the new freshmen at Pitt. Linda Lofstrom, Ruth Pollock, Gwen Williams and Freddie John- son were Senior Mentors and big sisters to many bewildered freshmen. Firxt Row: G. Williams, C. Gross, A. Sabak, L. J. Holzer, D. Cavanaugh, D. J. Cours, B. Frey. Second Row: I.. Lang, L. Lofstrom, D. Tope, R. Dujmic, S. Stark, L. Holzhauscr, F. johnson. .. .,,i.., E-.Am V, . .V t ...En G l l ll I C l "If you think I'm going to walk you all the wayi down to Forbes Street, Lois, you're nutsl" Chi The Phi Gam house had that feminine touch in February. From powder puffs to bracelets the Chi O's took over. The Phi Gam's loaned their fraternity house to the girls for spring rushing. Chi Omega rush parties are rated on campus among the best and this year was no exception. Fishes, mermaids and sailors were hostesses at the Deep Sea Party. Chi O's at Pitt have been busy this year. There was the big swimming party with the Tech and Pitt chapters combining. . . initiating mothers .fm II1Cg2l into the newly organized Mothers Club . . . slum- ber parties that ended up as all night gab sessions Cthey never made those 8:3osD. . . celebrating the holidays with a wonderful Christmas formal . . . mixing big bowls of colored punch for tea dances Csomeone had a hollow legl . . . spending many hours listening to Adele Marraccini tell of her adventures in Europe this last summer . . . and pledging girls in May "to great purposes in friendship, creditable scholarship and sincere learning." Fin! Row: B. Weaver, B. Douglas, D. Galbraith, A. Marraccini, M. Toth, M. Dowling, M. Paine. Second Row: M. Loemer, J. Hill, J. Louttit, C. Lucas, B. McCarthy, M. Wright, L. Ducrr. Third Row: M. Brown, H. Mcrvosh, F. Horne, D. Hudson, R. Thompson, L. Young. ,D bf fl if y I .i ' Q 'Q 3 , . al., num 'il ez 'F in -in -, fs. '-f ei 3 'S 2 . Qiigmw M 9:11 fi A II.. ., 3, Iii V . .5 V .-V., l Pres. V. Pres. Rec. Sec. Treas. L 'e fx- i ' 'if ' .4 . ,.- , 'V ' Wgflnlnuvuumqgnfin ... MM... , ...ui Q ' 4 1 5-1 Margie, Melissa, Maggie, and Jean discover it's a cold, windy walk clown from the stadium. Adele relates her European travels to four willing listen- ers. - LT vor. 1 It V. -Iw- .JIU ' l .-. an " 1-v Before the meeting starts there is enough time for music. Recounting experiences from the summer months makes one thirstyg Ruth, Linda and Dottie take time out for a cool Pepsi. +- .0- E .. X --.,... V '-NL... llf"'W1 X I ,Qt O 'Z " Ahwqe Nancy reflects a minute and plans her strate- gy in this game of rummy with fellow Tri Delt's. Delta Delta Delta 49.14 Bigelow Boulevard is one of the busiest sorority houses on Pitt's campus this year. Down in the recreation room Margaret Dowling calls the Chi Omega meeting to order, and in the chap- ter room Kay Komoroski serves as prexy for the Tri Delt's. The generous Delt girls turned over their recreation room for meetings to the Chi Ome- ga's who lost their house in September. Both sororities agree that it has created lasting friend- ships between the girls. Again this year the Tri Delt's offered a scholarship to any woman student on campus that has completed two semesters at the University, has maintained an adequate scholastic standing, and has taken an interest in school activities. Many Tri Delt girls are outstanding on cam- pus: Rosemary Feil is vice-president ofWSGA and a member of Mortar Board: Dotty Jacobs is vice- president of Pan-Hel Council. And all the Tri Delt's are still beaming over that big gold first place cup from carnival '52, wr ' ,Qs 330 Pres. Kay Komoroski V. Pres. Shirley Funk Rec. Sec. Jane Elliot Treas. Marion Baynham A coke is in order when waiting for a tea dance to begin. ,-. 1' 'W' uv if' dl? Q, i i First Row: J. Grimm, J. Elliott, K. Komoroski, M. Baynliam, R. Ficl, P. Ftzlcr. Second Row: N. Fritschi, A. Longritlgc, D. Jacob, H. Hallam, N. Storcr, A. Craft, J. Sirtosky. Third Row: G. Anthony, S. Funk, N. Snider, M. Mocllcnbrock, J. Jones, M. Coveny. Nancy, Marion, Dotty, joan and Nancy look up from the Tri Dclt scrapbook to smile at the cameraman. Phyllis Etzlcr and jane Elliot give Margie Mocllcnbrock some help answering a formal 5 invitation. 3.3! Delta Zeta -.rx Pres. Arlene Scott V. Pres. Helen Hampers Sec. Ann Holsinger Q-X3 Treas. Millie Maravich 1 5 Q - Wmnb' ". . . and those meals at Antoines." New friends, long bus tours, swimming parties and many informative convention meetings are the memories and remembrances that Arlene Scott brought back from the Golden Jubilee to share with the Omicron Delta Zeta's. A week in New Orleans last summer at the general convention united Pitt's Delta Zeta's with many sisters from all over the United States. Some of the convention enthusiasm has "rubbed off" because the Delta Zeta's are right on top this year. 2I'heir spring rushing Mardi Gras party was a gay affair for rushees, and what a can-can line! Delta Zeta Betty Pickering, a member of Mortar Board, Senior Court, Quax, and Quo Vadis won the nationality rooms trip to Europe last year. Vivacious Donna Parks was Mortar Board Vice-President and a Senior Court Justice. On the philanthropic side, the girls decorated, packed, and distributed baskets to many families during the Christmas season. Social affairs included the annual Christmas formal at the house on the corner. There was plenty of mistletoe, stacks of presents, and many pretty Delta Zeta's. . Y Anne Holsinger and Arlene Scott share their - , impressions of California and New Orleans , , J with a few of the DZ's. N 3 X, .XX Millie listens dreamily to "You Belong to Me" while the others select more rec- ords. 33 2 Peanuts' in Sunday's Press gives Betty, Bev md oan a chuckle. gf'-14" I 15' 4 lin?-TJ-H552 ... .f fy - -QP -.1--2-f..n..i . L-'Bn if , In l V:-W: 1, ,,. . .49 .pi lu- Q v ffalieflifiunniw,-pq nl: Fin! Row: P. Ritz, J. Steinkamp, J. Thomas, B. Pickering, A. Scott, N. Crcasy, M Maravich M Beachlcr, I Kukic Serond Row: R. Ireland, I. Powlcnok, N. Kraus, H. Hampers, V. Bushyeagcr, D. Parks Doyle, Haddul Hurd Row C' Hene ghan, D. Johnson, J. Pickering, I. Stigers, L. Grosz, J. Furman, B. Muir, A N. Mulhcizlcr. Q1 V ' I ' iw , 'gel " l . wiv, fel., 1 if ' il .,,,'5,l 4 AQHW' tb IW lfl' f: ' .3 I 'ai 1 K-X! Q Q: res' u X 'X g , .fn A K O. bt ,.,....x 24311. 1 .l l 1 '- 1'-1:-H, 4579: :!':1-.7':-P.-:'::7 4- 1 .--,r-:c-- - 'i5I5., '. '.-Q.5,1'.' 1.5 P .tix ' I Orff Kappa Alpha Theta Pres. Mary Ann Grigsby V. Pres. Peggy Wallick Rec. Sec. Phyllis Kephart Treas. Claire Moser "Ex Libris"--there is a wealth to be given as many Theta's have discovered. The KAT's were the femme scholars on the Pitt campus last year. "Bring a Book Day" on September 29 spurred the Theta's on to their project of building a sorori- ty library. These books will be shelved in their lovely paneled living room. Ambitious Barbara Millen is handling the big book this year. As Editor of The Owl, Barbara has spent many nights concentrating on a book of many headaches. During the chilly winter months the girls warmed things up by inviting different members of the faculty to supper. U When spring comes to Pitt the big red brick Theta house is a hum of activities. Phyllis Kep- hart is out in the backyard pounding nails into a metal truck, building the float for carnival paradeg Pegge Wallick is teaching the new pledges their Theta P's and Q'sg Nancy Hendry is counting roses for the spring formal and President Mary Ann Grigsby is shining up the initiation equip- ment. "He isn't homc, Gerry. Now what'll I do? Firrt Row: J. Sohn, I. Mnrsico, M. Reich, D. Consolo, G. McKinnon, C. Woodgate. Second Row: P. Sechlcr, M. Grigsby, P. Bowers, J. Fiorucci, P. Cohen, D. Secor, E. Pavlik. Third Row: B. Millen, N. Dangerfield, S. Grahame, P. Miller, N. Hendry, H. Franklin, L. Pounds, C. Moser, P. Kcphart. 1y After an "all night" at the house, Theta's down a last cup of coffee before dashing to class. The Thcta's gather round to aclmire the scholarship trophy Claire and Mary Ann brought back from convention lust summer. Clarc's determined there'll be no finger marks on this trophy! I tag 6 -m-'qs--e xyf ,lt S5 i' 'rl 'I if 34 1 . I i """"""Ar .nits-3Lh:'.'m Peggy's strumming on the uke helps Dolly teach Irene and Janet the harmony ofa song she picked up at Ocean City last summer. -,,......-..,,.... . - , ,.....--, 1,4 mr. .A v ' u 1 Sv W NW f NSA v fly Q f 1 ' AX six 'XX 1 Q , 4 D td June 8 was a big day in the life of Josephine Gallagher and the Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority. For the third straight year, a Kappa had been crowned Senior Queen at Coronation. There was happiness mingled with tears and squeals of de- light after the impressive ceremony. The KKG girls left school for summer vacations knowing that they had a right to be proud. The Kappa's believe that cheer and happi- ness should be shared with others. At Christmas time in their beautiful blue room, they enter- tained the out of town girls who live in their sorority house. By trimming a large tree, opening pretty presents, and serving good things to eat, the Kappa's made many new friends. A few days later the sorority was hostess to orphans at an afternoon party. They're busy gals at this time of the year, but they still find time for their annual formal in December. There are many outstanding girls who wear the Kappa key: Betty Patterson is president of Junior Pan-Helg Ellen Samonas is chairman of Housing Board and Lonnie Cinqugrani was the sweetheart of Sigma Phi Epsilon. Q, .. ,B f i i, . tg. 1. Q if X, . When Claire discovered her hem was out, Nancy and Gerry were ready with pins and yardstick. Kappa Kappa Gamma 1 Let's all peek-it's hard to g i I tell who's going to win this A Q ' hand. - These Kappa's are experiencing a universal problem. Never can the trophies be arranged to please everyone. i Q I . .L lifxxwl Firrt Row: M. Christian, N. Flanigan, B. Shearer, P. Frazer, G. Henry. Second Row: G. Saunders, L. Cinqugrani, L. Ifft, J. Huston, P. Nichlas, C. Sullivan, A. Mosites. Third Row: P. Phillips, M. Kammer, B. Patterson, E. Samonas, G. Clinton. Pres. V. Pres. Sec. Treas. The Kappa' s pause OH' to classes. Ginny Saunders Ellen Samonas Phoebe Nicholas Marilyn Christian briefly before starting V., "Come on, kids. The Phi Gnm's are serenad ing us." -. Pres. V. Pres. SCC. S X' Treas. ff MQ . Cano: ...M- '. al . 4 . ill? ' e l I x , fu 5,2 IL' Z' l fzw ff frhwdif . LGS Soeoas' "Fri-5 I II If . ,vm 'N' Lois, Nancy, Arlene, and Lois, pause during their song to smile for a picture. Phi Mu Donna Jeanne Henry Mary jane Ruminski Mary Jane Taubler Eileen Scott The Phi Mu's can always find time for a favorite pas- time-listening to records. sa' Q A .. K - Jah' ' "" i A . N I I At the Phi Mu costume party, the girls and their dates celebrate Halloween by playing characlcs. . l , , Walt. K ,, N Q i G91 A crowd gathers around the mirror as the girls pretty up before their tea dance. Q5 tiki " . . x .1 i 7 6 .Phi Mu sorority is a member of the American Association of University VVomen, which annually sponsors a scholarship permitting a foreign stu- dent to study in America. This year the Pitt chapter was honored to have as their guest on the Phi Mu scholarship, Margrethc Stub of Oslo, Norway, who is a graduate student in child psy- chology. Four days before her arrival, the girls were busily reading about and discussing the customs of Norway and for days after Margrethe xii W Using reference books, four Phi Mu's busily try to catch up on their assignments. arrived she was busy telling her adopted Phi Mu sisters and the Delta Zeta's, with whom she lives, about her Norwegian home. One of the local projects ofthe Phi Mu's was a Christmas party for the children at Juvenile Court, with Santa Claus, movies, gifts, a Christ- mas tree, and all the gay trimmings. The Phi Mu's social activities kept the gals busy this year with Christmas and spring formals, bowling, birthday parties, a hayride, and a square dance. I"ir.rl Row: D. Henry, M. Cooney, N. Jennings, C. Lang, B. Clegg, A. I-less, S. Irwin, M. Taubler. Sammi Row: L. Campbell, M. Neidhardt, R. D'Urso, M. Ruminski, I.. Blasek, V. Geisler, L. Sober, F. Scott. q ii l Q ,. , ' Q' J U' ' . Q S -'x , th gl h l 9 C? 21 i "mill illmllxi i ' ll. 'ew 'llzEQwilllllllllii. 'il The Phi Sig's discuss the serious job of placing their new, miniature dolls. i. 'Q q. 0 ky' .lf Phi Sigma Sigma The important decision of just the right gown, or borrowing Ruthie's silver bag, and losing one earring at the last minute . . . but all of these were just a few memories when each girl danced with her date to the music of Archie Tarsh and his band. The occasion was a WVinter Formal Din- ner Dance at the Roosevelt Hotel downtown, and the first big sorority affair for the new Phi Sigma Sigma pledges. Phi Sig's contributed more than one hundred dollars to the Rheumatic Fever Fund, their na- tional philanthropic project. They also contrib- uted to the Pan-Hel Fund for a war orphan. The Phi Sigis promoted good Pan-Hel rela- tions by having a joint square dance with DZ's. There were also rushing parties, Pan-Hel Sing, and Spring Carnival activities. A Mothers, Day banquet and the annual Founders' Day celebra- tion rounded out their 1952-1953 sorority activ- ities. Firxt Row: M. Blumenthal, P. Goldberg, Z. Rubinstein, P. Cohen, R. Eisner. Se:ondRow: S. Zasofsky, J. Wcsoky, J. Danovitz, N. Lux, H. Lichter, D. Katz, R. Isaacs. Third Row: R. Barnett, J. Steinberg, E. Love, G. Ash, I. Reuben, P. Schwartz, I-l. Pincus, N. Eskovitz, L. Coo er. J Q R. bl T' 34 O K . I . n Pres. V. Pres. Sec. Tre as. Phyllis Schwartz Ilene Reuben lflaine Grossman lillainc Love f'qi:'.g-Liv. '1 Ziff? X U af.,1v,l,. , 'fuvf my ','iv', r if Nj ., YB- ,. f' fa,T'i' ' zfvaiqllyi L3s,gf'?k"zf ,iff I . X as 0. f -.,.f' We X -.J Janice and Dahlia join a friend for mid - morning breakfast. "Dear Sir: We are writing this letter to inform you that . . ." Dahlia models her new blazer for Nancy, joan, Rhoda, and Gerry. K -uh These Phi Sigma Sigma's pose with smiling faces for the photographer. I 341 X X . .19 5-'ff llllll S' l - Q 0 0 5 ll ' 0 0 o V " 4 I E H 3 T Sigma Delta Tau Red and white crepe paper, lace doilies, red paper hearts, and lots of sorority spirit were some of the ingredients for a Valentine Day party at which the SDT's honored the crippled children from the Industrial Home. That party is a typical example ofthe events which highlighted the Sigma Delta Tau program this year. Other philanthropic work included a dona- tion to the National Multiple Sclerosis Fund. Also, the girls did volunteer hospital work such as selling candy, magazines and toys, rolling band- ages, reading to patients and spreading good will in general. Augmenting their social events was open house during Homecoming 'Wleek sponsored jointly with the Pi Lam's. Later, the SDT's moved to even closer objectives by entertaining their parents with a wonderful dinner and a night of fun. 'l'hroughout the year, the girls held many dances ending with their traditional spring formal. After meeting, the SDT's still laughing and talking leave for home. Fin! Row: S. Bond, R. Caplan, N. Meyers, R. Brenner, S. White, N. Ziskind, J. Cohen. Serond Row: B. Perchersky, M. Winsberg, P. Rackofl, N. Vesehancey, E. Slavkin, B. Sirota. Third Row: L. Lopen, H. Sharp, B. Schartz, B. Feinberg, I. Miller, P. Marcus, R. Somerman, C. Helioff, F. Small. 2 'I hese SDT's feel thexr bin ner will show off their trophies to even better 'ld vantage. Pres. V. Pres Sec. Trens. 0 I w i Sigma Sigma Sigma "We'll tell them stories, teach them some songs and maybe play games," suggested Mary Tierney. Thus the plans were made to entertain fifty youngsters from St. Paul's Orphanage at a party in the Tri Sig apartment. When Robbie Page, son ofthe national pres- ident, died of polio a few years ago, the Tri Sig's adopted a Robbie Page Polio Memorial as one of their national projects. This year the girls spon- sored two bridge parties to raise money for polio research. Sigma Sigma Sigma Sorority claims a class president and a sweetheart: 1955 class president, Mary Rose Benkowski, and sweetheart of Sigma Pi, Patty Bossart. The Tri Sig's had a spring and a winter for- mal, a hayride, a Christmas party, and many houseparties and dances. They worked hard mak- ing their affairs gay and successful. Pres. Mary Tierney V. Pres. Betty Ann Mersky Sec. Patty Jo Stewart Treas. Shirley Papich Trudy and Barbara get ideas on new hair styles from Dorothy. .ur .t .Q - Q. 3,-N5 fo- 5, -Qi .hwy 'luv their scrapbook. 344 Three Tri Sig's chuckle over the pictures in I 2 I' 1"ir.fl Row: M. Ticrncy, M. Fourgis. Svromi Row: B. Srcmlcr, J. Sulick, B. Hcyscr, B. Mcrsky, P. Hossaxrt. Thir1iRow: M Bcnkoski, J. Root, D. Miller, M. McKenzie, S. Pnpich, T. Lcntz, B. Smith. Before Christmas, thc piano is n fnvoritc gathering place for carol singing. 1 Il XX Looking for new gowns for thc Commons Room Ball is uppermost in rhcsc Tri Sig's minds. 345 ll lui A 4 llllluwi Theta Phi Alpha Pres. Catherine Barrett V. Pres. Mary Elizabeth Hughes Sec. i Janet Berard Treas. Shirley Ryan "Only two more days till Friday and then off to Seven Springs again." The Theta Phi Alpha's spent a lazy weekend of skiing in the deep blanket of snow during the day and roasting wieners and marshmallows by the huge open Fire- place in the evening in the cozy little resort off the Turnpike. TPA's were busy girls when they worked on their sorority projects. Seven of the girls spent many hours working for the Air Force filter center downtown. This year as every year TPA's sent money and clothes to the Glenmary Mission, a society which does missionary work among the rural districts of America. A costume party for Halloween, parties for Dates, food, and smiles are the perfect ingredients for a TPA social. Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year's, Valen- tine's Day, and their extravagant Christmas for- mal added to the TPA's social life this past year. The Pitt News and assorted magazines hold the interest of janet Berard, Io Ann Shen- kel and Catherine Barrett. These 'I'l'A's try out thc olcl but still new "Ch:1rlcst0n." K jU9L4,,fI,xge:f.- ' X u ix 45 Qvvl I. 1 rlw M LAL L' First Row: Mzlssarclli G. Ifinlko J. lfallbo. Svrom1'Ro ling. Third Row: J. Shcnkcl, M. Rawlings, J. Bcrzmi, W X, .' ' ., t JQJL. I- I I 'Ash , ,,,,, IQ ur Ls, 4 mm pum ar1LHx 0 "..s .z Aung 4' - hs - R -" A ' AWN, A R: rx 9753 bfi-- 'FI' Zeta Tau lpha , fi QX 3hz.if:1.I.::s1:rz'1::v X WW Y t Pres. Janet Sopher V. Pres. La Verne Dollhopf Sec. Patricia Cagney Treas. Barbara Scott Marcia Logan and Barbara Scott compare notes, while Virginia Clements looks up a reference for Shirley Clow. 348 aa, f 6- V X Social activities for the Zeta Tau Alpha's started off with the proverbial bang. There was the big scavenger hunt, a square dance, Christmas party, Christmas formal and a card party. They entertained a group of orphans at their house with one of the Pitt fraternities at Christmas time and after the holidays borrowed a bit of Old New York for their Bowery Ball in January. To raise money for their national charity, the Zeta's sold magazine subscriptions. Business was good, and they sent a large sum to the Cere- bral Palsy Fund. On Founders' Day, actives and alumni cele- brated with a banquet. At the banquet, they honored president Janet Sopher for achieving the highest scholastic average of seniors and June Riffle for the highest average ofthe year. June's name was inscribed on a plaque that is kept in the house at 147 N. Dithridge Street. is gmegiw gf. Wx T iii? girl P fi 'Q r 'ew N. qi l Q ir rf' v Q tu xl,-N t Firxl Row: E. Totske, M. Butler, M. Chisnr, I.. Collins, S. McCauley, S. Cunningham, lVl. Sylvis. Srfond Row: Ii. Ferri, S. Antiscll, P. Cagney, B. Scott, L. Dolll1opf,B. Russell, l.. Gesclmwinnlt, J. lfvnns. Third Row: ll. Fulton, J. Soplxer, R. 'l'l1omp- son, L. Tromblcy, A. Wilson, M. Logan, V. Clements, S. Clow, L. Beam. Four Zeta Tau Alpl1a's re- lnx in the Hostesses' Room before starting an afternoon ofclzlsscs. . .,,.. Mtrwldf .L .X o. -.ff .?f"'fl , ,'..' A' ' . ' f- 6014.9 Q .Jjnw Y f K 5, ,,f,g7,X,,,,5.. -'.w.g.L ,LH .........u. .,....,- Ba. . ' s The Zctrfs enjoy lute afternoon ten, rcfrcsh- ing after zx hard clay in school. 349 O Delta Sigma Theta Pres, Virginia Freeman Sec, Dorothy Enty Treas.- Myra Wilson Il 5 2104150 Between classes a favorite 0 Q Q ef - -' al " sl 429 5 ' 3 lx ' 0 f' vqxfgfv 429 meeting place for the Delta Sigma Theta's for coke and conversation is the Tuck Shop. Girls of Delta Sigma Theta deserve a pro- verbial pat on the back this year. Their national project was one that brought happiness and pleas- ure to many people living in rural areas of the nation, especially the south. The girls contributed money to buy books for a traveling mobile library for people who otherwise wouldn't have access to these books. Another national activity of the Delta Sig's is the "Jabberwock." "Jabberwock" is a series of plays combined into one show that is presented every spring to raise money for their scholarship fund. Delta Sig girls never neglect their social life. During football season they sponsored and attended the informal Kick-off Kaper, one of the first affairs of the year. And like all formals, their Crystal Ball was a big success and "a good time was had by all." V. Freeman, J. Davis, M. Wilson, M. Jackson, V. Swain, M. Jefferson ,V ' ". if Q I 4 .. , M -'s . t 'Nh 'Qw- , gs 'mx 'Vi - 4 This year's Sprii 'Festival promises to be a highspot -in' t cfspring semester. The theme is fQ ,how Tim ".' The float paracle is WE cc ' Planned ohia Caval iqtle of Opera" motif while the carnival-iwill clcpilkt, the "Great Wlhite wily." The committees are all hartl at work to make the IQSLS carnival a success with executive head Steve 1-larris, publicity chairman Claire Cooper, and pliilness manager Joe Trattner guiding-the general festival doings. fl' 'pi The 1959. Hoat parade was organized around Greek and Roman Mythology with Zeus, Prometheus, Pegasus and other stories represented. After the float parade, a Grape Stomp was held in Foster Memorial Social Hall, carrying through the theme of the whole Spring Festival. 352 4. 5,5 is .X 9. T - 'i with their PandorasBox y, . .Y 7 ' I: D ,, , ey X. ,-- -u .N so - M4-V Ffix. Mayor Lawrence, one of the judges in the Hoat parade, discusses the activities of the spring festival such as the Soap Box Derby and the many elaborate floats with Dolores Schaub and Richard Cohen. 353 ., ifx XT- lx-. . "aa 1' 'f I ,, ,M I. - ..f,n-if O 1-fum fl ..-. 4 vf . 3. . N- . .v-. , !,!,,1i..1f ' 7,4 w ,. ,.. 1,-. . gf . -" . . 1'3- Q ,Jin - 4365, ' r J-. JV-l',z, B. H 4, J' ff '. ' . ,,.'x- ,4,U"', Yrs:-'ff' --.- nn K X .I , KX- -ffal 3 X1 I'l'1 - s - 1 N - of l J ' Wx A, wr ,1,"': 'v""' ' . X X ' ' .-,' ' N . .. ' m Z x :f ' - g z , f ' W S, A H: . Vb V ' 3 . . A . 9 I V . or f f It is a privilege to lnclude the names ofthe i .1 I, , 4, r . - I companies who helped make our yearbook a suc- ' 1 0. A, 4 I f " I ' cess. VVe realize the close relationship between lx xr ,fe 1 -V ' these companies and the University, and appreci- r A J , ate their cooperation and generosity. 4, ' A 1 J , 1 -:e-- 'L 1 V 'L' '-"L n.. ' - .X I 1, A 'j I 'N3-Q NLS- : 'X 'C 4 it A I 3 Congmtulatiom It is a pleasure for us to bring you a message of congratulation on the day of your graduation from the University of Pittsburgh. We whose college days have long since passed into memory find a particular pleasure in observing the "commencement" of the new way of life that starts for you on the day you leave the University. Many of you, we hope sincerely, may take up that new way of life through positions in our great Pittsburgh industries. Some of you will find your opportunities elsewhere. .And still others have plans for fur- ther education, which may -lead to the arts, science or professions. For all of you, whatever the way of life you choose, we of Jones Sc Laughlin Steel Corporation, and particularly those of us who work at J8cL's General Office, wish you the best of luck, and, God willing, a long and prosperous and happy life. Chairman of the Board JONES 81 LAUGHLIN STEEL CORPORATION 356 TRIMBLE COMPANY General Contractors Dunn-Scott Co. Guild Qptitians Masters in the Art of Combining Style with Scientihc Accuracy in your Glasses Pittsburgh ESTABLISHED 1858 A Service outstanding in Pittsburgh UNIVERSITY OFFICE Physicians Building 121 University Place MAyflower 1-5242 DOWNTOWN OFFICE Jenkins Arcade Building Suite 4047 -4th Floor GRant 1-0878 H95 years of Construction in Pennsylvania" Established April 17, 1829 . GEORGE A. KELLY COMPANY Wholesale Dmggzkts 102-112 NINTH STREET PITTSBURGH 30, PA. 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Conboy, Yr.-YMCA, Upperclass Counsellor, IM Soccer, I, 2, IM Softball, 1, 2, IM Basketball, I, 2. Gregory C. Connell-Pi Kappa Alpha, Delta Sigma Delta, IM Football, 1, 2, 3. Yoseph E. Connor -Phi Kappa, Pres., IFC, V. Pres. Carol A. Consavage-Newman Club, Pi Delta Epsi- lon, Pitt News, 3, Religion in Life Week, Vade Mecum Staff. Marlene A. Cooney- Phi Mu, Alpha Beta Gamma, WSGA. Laura E. Cooper. Louise G. Cooper-Phi Sigma Sigma, Alpha Beta Gamma, SC, Pitt News, Senior Mentor. Lawrence D. Cooperman-Kappa Nu, John Marshall Club, Sigma Alpha Gamma. Fiore W. Coppula. Louis L. Corlelazzi-Psi Omega. Stephen B. Coslett-Alpha Phi Omega, YMCA, IM Basketball, 3, 4. Robert E. Cullen. M. Marilyn Coveney-Delta Delta Delta, Newman Club. William G. Crnarich- Kappa Sigma Kappa, ESLM Assoc., AIIE. Charles E. Cowen-Delta Sigma Delta. 368 -D- Owen H. Daley-Delta Sigma Phi, Beta Beta Beta, V. Pres., Alpha Epsilon Delta, New- man Club, YMCA, IM Soccer, Upperclass counsellor, Religion In Life. Bernard A. 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L A N D --M A R K S the very beginning, when Pittsburgh was only a cluster of cabins at the Point, two dreams stirred its soul--a splendid, surging materialism, and a yearning for cultural growth. That these two have achieved a happy symbiosis is brilliantly expressed today in the Cathedral of Learning. 0 It could have been a temptation, in this town of teeming potentialities, to concentrate solely on the practical. Wealth always burgeoned here-in farm products, coal. iron, glass, oil, and steel. Any man with horse-sense and a right good will to work, could wrest a fortune from the wilderness, seemingly overnight. 0 This city was singularly blessed though, by the quality of the people who came here in search of a fuller life. They recognized early a need for the specialized type of training our industries would require. But they wished, for their sons and daughters, much more than this. With William Penn they believed that "good and commendable learning is to be preferred before wealth." 0 A succession of such great men-founders, trustees, chancellors, teachers, and alumni-have steered our university's destiny from the log cabin Academy of 1787 to the Cathedral of today. Under their vigil has grown up a special type of university that marries, in its wide curriculum, both the cultural and the practical. The Cathedral of Learning, itself a uniquely American architectural expression, is a symbol of a uniquely American type of education. 0 Also uniquely American was the early development of the food manu- facturing business. For more than three generations we have been preparing ready-to-serve delicacies to save the time and effort of America's housewives. H. I. HEINZ COMPANY 369 Federal-Rice Drug Company Service Wholesale Distributors PITTSBURGH, PA. Branch UNIONTOWN, PA. SEM! 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Douvlos-Delta Delta Delta. Margaret M. Dowling-Chi Omega, Pres., 4, Treas., 3, Newman Club, Young Demo- crats, Women's Speech, Student Congress, Corres. Sec., Senior Mentor. Yeannetta ff. Doyle-Delta Zeta, Pi Lambda Theta, WSGA, Transfer Comm. Michael Dru- zisky-Kappa Psi. Ale: 7. Ducanis-Kappa Phi Kappa, Phy. Ed. Club, Fr. Football, IM Basketball, 3, 4g IM Football, 4, IM Track, 2, 3, 4. 7ere ff. Dufett. Ralph F. Dujy -ARBA, E8zM Assoc., ASCE, Treas., IM Football 3, 4g IM Basketball 3, 4Q IM Softball, 3. Rose D. Dujmic-Beta Sigma Omicron, Sec., Alpha Beta Gamma, V. Pres., FTA, Pres. Edward Dzubak-Baseball, 2, IM Basketball, 3, 4. -E- Ronald D. Eeker-Phi Epsilon Pi, Pres., Druids, Omicron Delta Kappa, YMCA, MC, Pres., SC, IFC, Greek Week Publicity Chrm., Religion in Life Week, Publicity Chrm., Commons Room Ball, Chrm., Com- pass, Editor. ffohn E. Egan-Newman Club. Donald C. Eichenlaub-Psi Omega, IM Foot- ball, 2, 3, 4, IM Basketball, I, 2. Rulh A. Eisner-Phi Sigma Sigma, Alpha Beta Gamma, WSGA, Social Comm. Stanton B. Elias-Sigma Alpha Mu, Alpha Epsilon Delta, Pitt Players, Owl. A. 7ane Elliott- Delta Delta Delta, Pi Lambda Theta, WSGA,YWCA, Class of 1953, Sec., 2, Fresh- man Council. Fred R. Ellis-Psi Omega. Mary E. Emmerling-Theta Phi Alpha, Phi Alpha Theta, Delta Psi Omega, Theatron, Pitt Players, Newman Club, Women's Speech, FTA, Johnstown Assoc. Robert L. Eslzey-Delta Sigma Delta. Gerald W. Evans -Sigma Tau, Rod 81 Level, ASCE, ARBA. Harry E. Everett-Phi Alpha Theta, Physical Education Club. Fern E. Ewing-Delta Sigma Delta, IFC, IM Football, 1, 2, 3, 4g 372 IM Basketball, I, 2, 3, 4. jfames H. Eyssell -Phi Delta Theta, Sigma Tau, Sigma Gamma Epsilon. -F- Donald 7. Fails-Kappa Phi Kappa. Donald R. Fanning-Phi Gamma Delta, Phi Eta Sigma, Panther Club, Swimming 3. Irene A. Fassel. William L. Fauth, 7r.-E8zM Assoc., Rocket Soc., IAS, Chrm., Varsity Marching Band. Catherine A. Fedyszyn- Alpha Beta Gamma, FTA. Rosemarie Feil-Delta Delta Delta, Mortar Board, Pi Tau Phi, Quo Vadis, Pi Lambda Theta, WSGA, V. Pres., Senior Court. Doris 7. Feldman-Delta Delta Lambda, Pres., Phi Alpha Theta, Pitt Players. William Feriane. Geraldine F. Fialko-Theta Phi Alpha, SC. Leonard L. Fine-Phi Delta Chi. ffean Fin- kelstein. Philip Fireman-Phi Eta Sigma, Druids, Alpha Epsilon Delta, Pi Tau Phi, Men's Debate. Clemens 17. Fiseher-Scab- bard and Blade, Kappa Phi Kappa, IM Basketball, 2, 3, 4. Robert H. Fisher. Wil- liam G. Fisher-Phi Eta Sigma, Rho Chi, Kappa Psi, Sec., Newman Club, Varsity Marching Band. Clyde E. Fitzgerald-New man Club. john M. Fitzgerald-Newman Club, Pitt News. :ferry E. Flanigan-Phi DANCELAND WEST VIEW NATIONAL UNION INSURANCE COMPANIES PITTSBURGH INSTITUTIONS THE DOORWAY TO PROTECTION INSURANCE Fire . . . Dlarine . . . Automobile Liability . . . Burglary . . . Plate Glass . . . 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Pres. lyilliam Forsythe-Phi Delta Theta, Pres., Glee Club, Heinz Chapel Choir, IM Basketball, IM Football, IM Ping-Pong, Il"-Pan-Hel Sing, Chrm., IFC, Upperclass Counsellor, II? Newspaper. Mary C. Fourgis-Sigma Sigma Sigma, Phi Lambda Delta, Ski Club, International Club. 7a1nes T. Frailey. Stephanie Frank. Virginia S. Frank. Lawrenre F. l"rankow.rki--Phi Kappa. llfilliam Pranks-Phi Eta Sigma, Phi Alpha Theta, Pi Tau Phi, Treas., New- man Club, john Marshall Club. Edward F7'6CHllf 7r.-Phi Delta Kappa. Harold E. I"reeburn--Delta Sigma Delta. Rirhard A. Ifreedland-Kappa Nu, Chess Club, Amer. Chem. Soc., IM Volleyball, 3. Edward S. breedman-Alplia Omega. Virjginia Free- man-Delta Sigma Theta, Delta Delta Lambda, YWCA. Charles P. 1'rew-Sigma Tau, Phi Eta Sigma, AICIIE, SAME, EZSLM Assoc., IM Basketball, 1, IM Softball, I. Barbara D. Friedman-Alpha Beta Gamma. George H. Frishlrorn-Alplm Phi Omega, Pitt Players, IM Basketball, 3, 4, Lutheran Student Assoc. Nanry C. Iiritschi-Delta Delta Delta, WSGA, Transfer Comm. IlfendellL. Fry-ASCE, ARBA, Pitkin Club. Lloyd H. Fuge-Sigma Chi, Phi Eta Sigma, Druids. Mary E. Fuget-Mortar Board, YWCA, Pres., Senior Mentor. Paul H. Gailliot-Newman Club. 7ohn E. Gallapaga-Alpha Plii Omega. Edward C. Garber-Alpha Zeta Omicron, Pitt Capsule. 7ay S. Garber-Phi Epsilon Pi, Theatron, Druids, Sec., Fine Arts Soc., Panther Club, Pitt Players, MC, SC, Glee Club, Varsity Quartet, Cheerleader, I, 2, 3, The Panther 4, Freshman Track I, Upperclass Counsellor, Panther. Donald 7. Gardner---Sigma Tau, Pres., Phi Eta Sigma, SAME, AIChE, E8zM Assoc. Forrest D. Garretson 7r.- Alpha Epsilon Delta, Scabbartl and Blade. fred llfl. Gastel-Lambda Chi Alpha, EZYM Assoc., AIMME. Charles H. Gaut- AIIE, ESLM Assoc. Lawrence A. Gavlik- AIIE, See. Charles 7. Gaydos-Phi Kappa, Pershing Rifles. -Edward A. Gaydos. 7ay A. Gtfsky-Phi Epsilon Pi. Charles A. Geisler- ARBA, ENIVI Assoc., ASCE, IM Football 3, 4, IM Basketball 3, 4. Gabriel E. Gem- barosky-Panther Club, Football 2, 3, 4. 7ohn E. Georgge-Panther Club, Wrestling 1, 2, 3. Many L. Gillespie. Brute A. Giron- Panther Club, Track 4. Stanley Glasser- Kappa Nu, IM Basketball I, 2, 3, 4, IM Football 2, 3, 4, IM Softball 2, 4. George R. Glaussur-Alplia Kappa Psi. Ray E. Gnagry. bred fl. Goebert. Edwin 1. Gdorth- International Student Club. Greta B. Gold- Alpha Epsilon Phi, Alpha Beta Gamma. Louise M. Goldblatt-Alpha Beta Gamma. Sarita Goldblum-Alpha Beta Gamma, FTA. lvlax Goldman-Phi Epsilon Pi, Scabbard and Blade, IM Football. Stanley H. Goldmann- Pi Delta Epsilon, SC, Appointments Comm., Pitt News, Business Mgr., Main Ball, Pub- licity Chrm. 3, Panther 2, Upperclass Coun- sellor, Pitt vs. Army Bus Trip, Chrm. Morton L. Goldstein-Kappa Nu, Phi Eta Sigma, Druids, Alpha Epsilon Delta, Pi Tau Phi, Men's Debate, MC, Book Store Chrm., Scholars' Day, Chrm. 3. Robert H. Gollings- Pershing Rifles, Alpha Phi Omega, Pitkin Club, Pres., IM Basketball 4, Pitt News I, 2, Panther 4, Pitt Compass, 3. 7essie M. Goode-Alpha Kappa Alpha, Mortar Board, Trcas., Senior Board, YWCA. 7ames 7. Goodman-Sigma Alpha Mu, Alpha Phi Omega, IM Football, IM Volleyball, IM Golf, IM Bridge. Marion L. Gotyried. Lor- raine A. Gotlsehall-Alpha Delta Pi, Delta Delta Lambda, Mortar Board, Senior Court, WSGA, Senior Mentor, Pitt Singers. 7. Roger Gratz-Sigma Alpha Epsilon. Ralph D. Greb-Alpha Kappa Psi, Pres. Edward Green--Alpha Omega, Dental Il" Council. Nessa A. Green-Sigma Delta Tau, Alpha Beta Gamma. illary A. Grigsby--Kappa Alpha Theta, Pres., Cwens, Senior Mentor. 7oseph 7. Gritzer-EBLM Assoc., Rocket Soc., IAS, .IM Ifootball 3, 4, IM Softball 3, 4. Murray 1. Grossinger-Kappa Nu, SAM, Owl. Louis A. Gaaraseio--Theta Chi, Tau Delta Beta, Phi Alpha Theta, FTA, Kappa Phi Kappa, MC, Varsity Marching Band, Concert Band, Glee Club. Prank G. Gurison -Pitt Players. lierl S. Gushy-IM Softball 2, 3, IM Football 2, 3. L- H -- 7oseph Henry Hackl. Carolyn Hazel Hahn- Alpha Beta Gamma. 70.Fl?IllI Frantis Hakas- Theta Chi, Track, 2, Softball, I, 2, 3, Foot- ball, I, 2, 3, Basketball, I, 2, 3. 7ames F. Hall, 7r.-AIChE, Pres., ERM Assoc. lllarianne Halle-Alpha Tau Delta. Doreen Paula Halpern-Alpha Epsilon Phi, Alpha Beta Gamma, FTA. Douglas Fran: Hardy- Phi Eta Sigma. Salbi Bernite Harris- YWCA, Pitt Federalists, Pitt News, FTA, PIA, Religion in Life Week Comm., Class of 1953, Cabinet, 2, 3, WSGA, 12th Floor Comm., Pitt Promenadcrs, Young Demo- crats, Commons Room Council, WAA, Ski Club, International Club, Model UN Coun- cil. Morley Melvin Harris-Kappa Nu, Phi Eta Sigma, Sigma Tau. Steve 7ohn Harris. Mary G. Harrison-Beta Sigma Omicron. Tliotnas 7ohn Hartland-Delta Sigma Delta. 7oanne H. Harvty-Alpha Beta Gamma, Fine Arts Society. Leonard A. Hasco. Harold 7. Harsel-Sigma Nu, Stray Greeks, Rho Chi, Kappa Psi. llfilson IV. Houghton- Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Phi Alpha Theta, YMCA. Charles August Hauser-Johnstown Bus. Ad. Club, Basketball. Fred C. Hausler- Basketball, 4. 7oyre llawlcins-Alpha Tau Delta, Kappa Phi. Arthur Marshall Hayes- Phi Alpha Theta, Westminster Foundation, IVCF. David Miller Henderson---Delta Tau Delta. Nancy M. Hendry-Kappa Alpha Theta. Gloria M. lleneghan-Delta Zeta, Pi Delta Epsilon, Heinz Chapel Choir, Owl, 2, 3, Managing Editor, 4. Donna 7. Henry- Phi Mu, Pres., Theatron, Senior Mentor, Pitt Players. Rita H. Hersrovitrh-Alpha Beta Gamma. Arthur I. llershlcowitz- Kappa Nu, Eta Kappa Nu, Phi Eta Sigma, AIEE, IRE, SAME, Skyscraper Engineer, Co-Editor. Betty L. Heyser-Sigma Sigma Sigma. Herbert G. Hickey-Eta Kappa Nu, Sigma Tau, AIEE, Skyscraper Engineer. Robert L. Hillard-SAE. Paul W. Hillier, 7r. -Alpha Kappa Psi, Men's Glce Club, Foot- ball Mgr. 7eanne Himelblau-Pitt Singers. HenryS. Hina-AI Stanley A. Hirsch-Phi Epsilon Pi, Beta Beta Beta,Phi Alpha Theta, Pi Tau Phi, Alpha Epsilon Delta, Freshman Football, Swimming, 2, Football, 3, IF De- bate. lVi,b'red 7. Hlivlto-Sigma Chi, New- man Club, Pitt News. llfilliam W. Hodge- YMCA. Allen M. Hojman-Alpha Zeta Omega, APIIA, Pres. Franfes 7. Hohl-Alpha Delta Pi, Alpha Beta Gamma, YWCA. Fred C. Hohnadel- Physical Education Clubs, Football, 2, Track, 2. 7oseph E. Halas-Pi Tau Sigma, ASME, SAE. Edbert M. Holcomb-Kappa Beta Phi. Raymond IV. Hollis-Baseball, 2, 3. Edward L. Holshouser. Anne B. Hal- singcr'-Delta Zeta, Delta Delta Lambda, Heinz Chapel Choir. Lois 7. Holzer-Beta Sigma Omicron, Alpha Beta Gamma, FTA. 7ohn F. Homola-Pittsburgh Geological Society. Evelyn M. Hoop-Alpha Tau Delta. Ross B. Hopkins-Kappa Alpha Psi. Flor- enre R. Horne-Chi Omega, WSGA, Voca- EEEEEEEEEEEEE 383 Films-p shmoe., ' 5 25,5 1+ snmimic is nor L 11-......, 0,0- tional Conference Committee, Senior Men- tor. Robert Y. Horne-Delta Sigma Delta, Junior American Dcntal Society, Pres. Vice Pres. of Class, 2, 3, 4. Frank S. Horner- Alpha Epsilon Delta, Treas., Phi Eta Sigma, Kappa Kappa Psi, Alpha Phi Omega, YMCA, Varsity Marching Band, Concert Band. Theodore S. Horowitz-International Club, Newman Club. Sam T. Hossler. Newman A. Howard--Lambda Chi Alpha, Varsity Club, EZSLM Assoc., ASME, IF Council, Rifle Team, I, 2, 3, 4. Bernard 7. Hroxilc-Alpha Phi Omega, AIIE. Herbert W. Hubwer-Kappa Kappa Psi, Arnold Air Society, Varsity Marching Band, 2, 3, 4, Concert Band, 2. E. Raymond Huck-APhA. Mary 7. Huczko. Dorothy W. Hudron-Chi Omega, Pitt Players, WSGA, Soc. Comm., Owl. Matllzew Hudson-Omega Psi Phi, Pershing Rifles, Arnold Air Society, Glee Club, Pitt Singers. Neil A. Hujman-Delta Tau Delta, Football, 2, 3, 4. Alice M. Hughes' -Cwens. Edillz M. Hughex-Alpha Delta Pi, Pitt News, WSGA, Customs Comm., Transfer Comm. Mary E. Hughes-Theta Phi Alpha, V. Pres., WSGA. William P. Hugher-Delta Tau Delta, Psi Omega, Basketball, Ig Football, 1, 2, 3, 4, Softball, 1, 2, 4. Paul 7. Hurley-Beta Theta Pi, Pitt Players, French Club. Charlet I Huxov- .rky-Phi Kappa, Wrestling, I. lVilliam Hustead-Psi Omega. ffoan L. Hu.vlan-Kap- pa Kappa Gamma, Pi Delta Epsilon, Thea- tron, WSGA, Guild Chrm., Senior Mentor, Pitt News. -1- Philomea E. Iannuzzi-YM8zWHA. Peler F. Intrieri-Newman Club, Rocket Soc., ESLM Assoc., IAS, IM Football, 3, 45 IM Softball, 3, 4, IM Basketball, 2. Sydney L. Irwin-Phi Mu, Delta Delta Lambda, WSGA, Johnstown Adv. Comm. Rulh A. I.mae.r-Phi Sigma Sigma, Quo Vadis, Pres., Pi Tau Phi, Cwens, Mortar Board, Pi Lambda Theta, Alpha Beta Gamma, WSGA Comm., Guild Adv., Sr. Mentor, I953 Class Cab., See. :ferry 'I.rkowitz. Rita K. Ieko- wilz-Alpha Beta Gamma. -11 Geraldine Yaekson-Delta Sigma Theta, Kappa Phi. Ray L. ffaekson--Rho Chi, Kappa Psi, YMCA, Pitt Capsule, Bus. Mgr. Lair S. Yacobs-Phi Sigma Sigma, Delta Delta Lambda. ffohn T. Yacobson-Theta Chi, Kappa Kappa Psi, Druids, Varsity Marching Band, ROTC Band. Richard A. Yaje--Zeta Beta Tau, Phi Beta Kappa, QQQQMQQQQ Phi Alpha Theta, Men's Glee Club. Laura L. ffames-Canterbury Club, Co-Pres., Evening School Assoc., Exec. Comm. Howard R. Yamison-Sigma Alpha Epsilon. Margarete M. 7an.r.ron--Alpha Beta Gamma, FTA, LSA. William D. ffelinek. Frank E. 7enlcin.r Yr. Albert C. jfohmon-Pi Kappa Alpha, Druids, YMCA, Canterbury Club, MC, Ellsworth SC, Military Ball, 1953, Chrm. Howard G. Yohnson-Alpha Kappa Psi. Robert L. 7ohn.ron--Theta Chi, Kappa Kappa Psi, Photo Club, ROTC Rifle Team, SAME, Pres., Varsity Marching Band, Con- cert Band, YMCA, AIChE. Samuel C. Yohnson-Omega Psi Phi, Beta Beta Beta, IM Football, IM Softball. Sarah M. ffohnron. Wingfred G. ffohnton-Beta Sigma Omicron, Mortar Board, Cwens, Alpha Beta Gamma, Pitt Singers, Class of 1953, V. Pres. 7ame.r I. ffohnrton-Sigma Chi, Pres. Druids, YMCA, SC, Heinz Chapel Choir, Pres., Fr. Dance, Chrm., Upperclass Counsellor. K. Arlene ffohnston-Alpha Delta Pi. Paul B. ffohn- .rton-Delta Sigma Delta. Charles S. fone:- Psi Omega, IM Football, 3, 4, IM Softball, 3. Charlotte L. Yonex. ffohn C. Yonex-Scabbard and Blade. -K- Leo R. Kairyx-Delta Tau Delta, Pres., Pershing Rifles, Druids, IM Football, 2, 3, 4Q IM Softball, 2, 3, 4. Paul P. Kalinyak- E8zM Assoc., AIIE, Newman Club, IM Basketball, 3, 43 IM Football, IM Swimming. Cyril B. Kanterman--Alpha Omega, Sec. Denni: W. Karlheim Yr.-Druids, Sec.- Treas., Kappa Psi, V. Pres., Amer. Pharm. Assoc., Pharm. School SC, MC, Pitt Cap- sule, Editor. Edward Keenan ffr. Shirley M. Keenan-Girl's Rilie Team, Orchestra. Richard W. Keilhofer-Arnold Air Soc., IM Football, 3. ffoteph A. Kelly-Phi Kappa, ESLM Assoc., Pres., IM Basketball, 2. Thom- a.r A. Kalb'-Newman Club, AIEE. Richard W. Kendall-Arnold Air Soc., SAM, Alpha Kappa Psi. Phylli: C. Kephart-Kappa Alpha Theta, Pi Delta Epsilon, Phy. Ed. Club, Owl. Elizabeth L. Kenlak. Philip S. Kgft. Karl K. Kinder. Robert V. Kinkela-Johns- town Center Glee Club, Basketball, Mgr., IM Volleyball, 1, 2, IM Softball, 3. William 7. Kinnard ffr.-Kappa Psi, Sec., Sr. Class, Pres., Pitt Players, Orchestra, IM Basket- ball, 1. Ronald C. Kish-Alpha Epsilon Del- ta, Sigma Pi Sigma, Varsity Marching Band, Concert Band. Frank Kiwatisky-Delta Sigma Delta. Betty Klein-Cwens, Mortar Board, Theatron, Alpha Beta Gamma, Senior Mentor, Women's Class of 1953, Pres., Pitt Players, FTA, Thyrsa W. Amos Awardee. Larry F. Knepp-Phi Alpha Theta. Gordon W. Knight-Rho Chi, Phi Delta Chi, Pres. Thomas H. Koenig-AIIE, E8zM Assoc., Panther Club, Swimming, 3. Elizabeth Kokayko-Alpha Tau Delta, Newman Club. ffohn E. Kolesar-Alpha Kappa Psi. George P. Kolich-Newman.Club. Katharine Ko- moroski-Delta Delta Delta, Pres., WSGA Com. Elmer A. Konar-IM Basketball, IM Softball, IRE, AIEE. Stephen L. Kon- dis-Delta Sigma Delta. George Kontos. Frank ff. Kopta-Lambda Chi Alpha, Pitt Players, Theatron. George A. Kostka-Delta Sigma Phi, Varsity Marching Band, SAE. Eugene M. Koval-Psi Omega, IM Football 4. Edward R. Kovanic-IM Football, 1, IM Basketball, 1, ASCE. ffohn F. Kradel- Sigma Pi, John Marshall Club, Football, 1. Thaddeus M. Krajewski-Delta Delta Lamb- da, Kappa Phi Kappa, IM Bowling, IM Softball. Harven G. Kraus-Sigma Phi Epsi- lon, E8zM Assoc., SAE, Wrestling, 2, 3, 4. Robert W. Kretzler-Sigma Gamma Epsilon. Olga ff. Kril-Mortar Board, Quo Vadis, YWCA, V. Pres., Guild Chrm. Mary A. Kring. ffoseph ff. Krivonak Yr.-Glee Club, Panther Club, Pitt News. Herman F. Kro- both-Newman Club, ASME, SAE. Karl Kuberelc-SAM. ffohn Kulamer-Phi Eta Sigma, Omicron Delta Kappa, Pi Delta Epsilon, Pitt News, Editor. yohn G. Kulba- Beta Beta Beta, Phi Theta Kappa, Interna- tional Relations Club. Michael Kulha-FTA, Upperclass Counsellor. Norman E. Kutcher'- Track, 3. -L- William H. Labriola--Psi Omega, Psi Ome- ga, Football, 2. Frank M. Lackner-Classics Club, Young Republicans, PIA. Raymond Robert Lancione-Newman Club, Loi: M. Lang-Beta Sigma Omicron, Sigma Kappa Phi, Alpha Beta Gamma. William T. Lang- hurxt-Eta Kappa Nu, IRE, AIEE. ffohn R. Lapic--AIEE, IRE. Eugene T..LaPorte- SAM, Basketball, 1, 2, 4. Ronald W. Lasday -Pi Lambda Phi, Owl, Pitt Chest, Pitt Players, Upper Class Counsellor. Martha L. Lawson-YWCA. Milton M. Lazarux- Alpha Omega. William H. Leach Yr.-Sigma Pi, V. Pres., Alpha Phi Omega, Men's Council, IF Softball, 2, 3, 4, IF Football, 2, 3, 4, Petroleum Engineering Seminar, Pres., Upper Class Counsellor, E8zM Assoc., SAE, AIMME. Edwim B. Leaf ,'7r.-Scab- bard and Blade. Raymond E. Lee-Track, 4, Basketball, 2, Football, 2. Vincent F. Lejler- Newman Club, Geography Club. Alan Z. Lqfkowitz-Theatron, Pres., Druids, Pitt Players, V. Pres., Varsity Marching Band, Ellsworth Center Student Council. Stanford A. Lq'lcowitz-Kappa Beta Phi. Richard F. Legeza-Rilie Team, 2. Robert 7. Lehrman- SAM. Andrew 7. Lelik. Sarah A. Lemmon- Lambda Kappa Sigma. Herbert L. Lenchner- John Marshall Club, Softball. Yoxeph D. Len- gyel-Sigma Beta Sigma,ASME, SAE,Chair- man. Trudy Lentz-Sigma Sigma Sigma, Student Congress. Oliver R. Lerch-Sigma Kappa Phi, Pres., 3. Irving S. Levin-Alpha Omega. Donald ff. Levin-4-Kappa Nu. Harold G. Levine-Pi Delta Epsilon, Pershing Rifles, Pitt Federalists, Pitt News, Assoc. Editor. H. David Levinson-Kappa Nu. Edward Lewinter. William G. Lewis-Pitt Players. Ludwig E. Lippert Yr.-Theta Chi, Vice Pres., ODK, V. Pres., Druids, Pres., Phi Alpha Theta, Alpha Phi Omega, Arnold Air Society, V. Pres., Delta Epsilon Pi, Pres., John Marshall Society, Kappa Kappa Psi, YMCA, Men's Council, Sec., IF Coun- cil, Pres., Men's Debating Assoc., Pres., Varsity Marching Band, Freshman Camp, Head Counsellor. Edward R. Liprki-ASM, AIMME, E8zM. David Liptak--AIIE, ESLM, Basketball, 3, 4, Softball, 3. Grace M. Loerch. Linda M. Lqfstrom-Beta Sigma Omicron, Cwens, Alpha Beta Gamma, FTA, WSGA Commission, YWCA Guild Advisor, Senior Mentor. Clair E. Logan-Football, Basket- ball, AIChE, ESZM. H. ffame: Logan-Sigma Pi, Alpha Phi Omega, Men's Glee Club, IF Football, 2, 3, Softball, 2, 3. Marcia E. Logan-Zeta Tau Alpha, WSGA, Transfer Committee. Ludwig A. Lombardi-Delta Sigma Delta, Pres. 4g Wrestling, 3, 42 Class of 1951, Treas., Dental Student Council, IFC. Caryl V. Long-Phi Mu, Alpha Beta Gamma, Wesley Fellowship, Kappa Phi, WSGA, Social Committee, WSGA, Art Guild. ffoxeph R. Love-Scabbard and Blade. Eugene A. Lowman-Lambda Chi Alpha, Scabbard and Blade, IFC. Isabel E. Lu- bovsky-Phi Sigma Sigma, Mortar Board, Quo Vadis, Pi Delta Epsilon, Senior Court, WSGA, Blood Drive, Book Drive, Pitt News, Junior Worthy. Alexander R. Luea.f-New- man Club, Pitt News. Carol I. Luca:-Chi Omega, Sec., Vadc Mecum Committee. fame: E. Lumsden-Phi Delta Theta, Men's Glee Club, Pitt Players, SAM. ffohn E. Lut- tig-Football, 2, 3, 4, Basketball, 2, 3, 4Q Softball, 2, 3, 4, ESLM, Bus. Mgr., E8zM Cabinet, V. Pres. Sydell 7. Lux-Phi Sigma Sigma. Robert O. Lyle: ffr.-Sigma Chi, Ar- nold Air Society, Kappa Kappa Psi, Spring Festival, Chairman, 1951. Dorothy Y. Lynch. James K. Lynn. Grace E. Lyon-Alpha Epsi- lon Phi, WSGA, Customs Committee, Student Congress, Blood Drive, Co-Chair- man, 4. IEEEEEEEEEEEEEE 335 'QQ -M- William McBride-Wesley Fellowship. 7ohn M. McCague-Sigma Gamma Epsilon, Sigma Tau, ESLM, AIMME. Richard A. McCarthy -Pi Tau Sigma, Sigma Tau, ASME, Golf Team, 2, 3, 4, IM Basketball, IM Football. 7ohn T. McCaskey-JV Football, 1, 2, IM Football, I. Hfilliam D. McClelland 7r.- Delta Sigma Delta, Dental School Student Council, Pres., Class of I953, Pres. George R. McCollum-Scabbard and Blade, Phi Eta Sigma, Alpha Epsilon Delta. Charlton L. McConnell-Delta Sigma Delta. William B. McCoy-Eta Kappa Nu, Radio Club, IRE, Sec.-Treas. 7ames C. McCreary. Wil- liam 7. McCulb'-Psi Omega, Alpha Sigma Phi. 7ames T. McFadden-Phi Kappa, Nu Sigma Sigma. Nancy V. McFarland-Kappa Alpha Theta, Alpha Beta Gamma. Donald L. McGann-Varsity Football Mgr. Elaine L. McIlwain-Alpha Tau Delta, Kappa Phi. Charles A. McLaughlin. Fred 7. McLoota -K Club, Delta Psi Omega, Delta Delta Lambda, Johnstown Assoc., Johnstown Cen- ter Dramatic Club, Johnstown Center Glee Club, C. Neil McMillan-Sigma Gamma Epsilon. Richard H. McNerny-Delta Sigma Delta. Alexander McRae III-German Club, PIA, Young Republicans. Helen Madison. 7osephine M. Magazzu. Richard D. Magill- Arnold Air Soc., Ellsworth SC, IM Basket- ball, 2, 3, IM Softball, 1, 2, 3, IM Swimming, 1. Leonard 114. Malchesky-AIIE, ESLM, Newman Club. Charles D. Malloy-EBLM Assoc. Francis B. Malloy-Sigma Alpha Eta, Kappa Club, Pitt Players. Renaid A. Manetti-Theta Chi, Druids, Kappa Kappa Psi, Tennis, 3, 4, IM Tennis, I, 2, 3, IM Football, Varsity Marching Band, Concert Band, Orchestra. 7oseph P. Manon 7r.- Phi Delta Theta, Psi Omega. Mary C. Man- tarro-Sigma Kappa Phi, Pitt Players. 7oseph A. Marasco 7r.-Sigma Chi, Phi Eta Sigma, Alpha Epsilon Delta, Omicron Delta Kappa, Druids, Pi Tau Phi, SC, Soc. Chrm., Religion in Life Conference, Student Chrm., YMCA, Sec., Upperclass Counsellor, Head Counsellor Fr. Camp. Mrs. Marihvn M. Marcus. Daniel G. Mariano. Charles A. Markel-Johnstown SC, Pres. Bus. Ad. Club, IM Basketball, l,2,4. Charles E. Marker-Phi Alpha Theta, Panther Key. Adele 7. Marraccini-Chi Omega, Mortar Board, Quo Vadis, Quax, WSGA, Pres. Donald A. Marshall-AIEE, ESLM Assoc. Gussie B. Marshall-YWCA, Phy. Ed. Club. Sisto E.- Marsico--SAE, E 81 M Assoc. 7ames A. Martin-Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Geological Soc. Louis G. Masciantonio. 7oan 'U G. Massarelli-Theta Phi Alpha, Alpha Beta Gamma, Women's Choral, Newman Club. Lawrence A. Matonak-Eta Kappa Nu, AIEE, IRE, Pitt Radio Club. William R. Matthews-Phi Delta Theta. Alpha E. llfiays -Phi Alpha Theta. 7ulius A. Mazza-SAE. Leo 7. Mears 7r.-Lambda Chi Alpha. George O. M ehajey--Pi Kappa Alpha, YMCA, Pitt News. Wilbert G. Mellinger-Alpha Kappa Psi. Richard C. Mengel. Betty A. Mersky-Sigma Sigma Sigma, Alpha Beta Gamma. Bernard 7. Michaels. Andrew F. MiHocko-Psi Omega, Golf Team, I, 2, 3. Donald E. Milchak-Kappa Sigma Kappa, Eta Kappa Nu, ESLM, AIEE, IRA. Eugene 7. Miles-Phi Eta Sigma, Treas., Newman Club, Pitt Players, SAM, IM Football, 3, IM Basketball, 3, 4. Anthony 7. Milewski- E8zM Assoc., ASME. Richard E. Milhem- ASCE, ARBA. Mario S. Milie-Alpha Phi Delta. Barbara E. Millen-Kappa Alpha Theta, Pi Delta Epsilon, Mortar Board, YWCA, Class Cabinet, 2, Class Treas., 3, Heinz Chapel Choir, Owl, 3, Editor, 4g Senior Mentor, jr. Worthy. Harold E. Miller-Lct- terman's Club, Phy. Ed. Club, Wrestling. 7ohn C. Miller-ARBA, ASCE, E8zM, IM Football, 3, 4Q IM Basketball, 3, 4. Kenneth 7. Miller-AIChE, E8zM Assoc. Nancy A. Miller-Alpha Tau Delta. Richard 7. Miller -AIIE, E8zM Assoc., IM Basketball, 2, 3, 4, IM Softball, 2. William K. Miller. Lorraine Milnar-Sigma Theta Tau. Richard C. Mills -Sigma Tau, ASCE, Recording Sec., IM Football, 3, 4. Howard A. Minsky-Kappa Nu, Sigma Kappa Phi. Arthur W. Mitchell -Delta Sigma Phi, Ski Club, IM Football, 1, 2, 3, 4, IM Softball, I, 2, 3, 4, IM Bowling, I, 2. George M. Mitchell-Sigma Chi, Pan- ther Club, Baseball, 1, 2. Harold D. Mock. Patricia 7. Moll-Alpha Tau Delta. Victor W. Molnar-Xi Psi Phi. 7anet A. Moore-Alpha Beta Gamma, Kappa Phi, YWCA, Wesley Fellowship. William M. Moore-Kappa Psi, Pitt Capsule. Lemonia V. Moraitis-Delta Delta Lambda, YWCA. Rita Morov-Al- pha Beta Gamma, Young Democrats. Byron F. Morton-Geology Club. Francis E. Mosier -Sigma Tau, IM Football, 3, 4, IM Bas- ketball, 3, 4, IM Softball, 3, E8zM Cabinet, V. Pres., AIChE. Anne Mosites-Kappa Kappa Gamma. Beverbf Muir-Delta Zeta, Pi Lambda Theta, Heinz Chapel Choir, Alpha Beta Gamma, WSGA. 7oe Mucio-IM Basketball, 3, 4. 7ohn R. Mum- ma-Del ta Sigma Delta. Eleanor A. Murphy. 7anet E. Murton-Delta Delta Lambda. Natalie Musulin-Alpha Beta Gamma, YWCA. ,N.. Carolyn R. Naylor-Kappa Phi, Wesleyan Fellowship. Roy E. Neiderhiser. Patricia L. Nelson-Kappa Kappa Gamma, Alpha Tau Delta. Roger G. Nelson-Pi Tau Sigma. Robert S. Netzer-Kappa Nu, Phi Alpha Theta, Young Democrats, Owl. Frances S. Newberg-Sigma Delta Tau, Spanish Club, Sec. Barbara W . Newman-Theta Phi Alpha, Delta Sigma Rho, Women's Speech, New- man Club, Women's Debate, Mgr. Phoebe K. Nicholas-Kappa Kappa Gamma, WSGA, Transfer Committee. CLvde D. Nicholson- E8zM Assoc., AIME, Photo Club. C. Dillon Nickey-Sigma Chi, Scabbard and Blade, AIChE, E8zM. Oliver C. Niemela-Sigma Chi, Kappa Phi Kappa, Panther Club, Physical Education Club, Baseball, Fresh- man, Varsity, 2, 3, 4. IM Football, IM Bas- ketball, Badminton. William 7. Noroski -E8zM Assoc., AIChE, Rifle Team, I, 2, 3, 4, Panther Club. Michael D. Novotnak- Sigma Gamma Epsilon, AIMME, ASM, IM Basketball, 1. -0- Lyle L. O'Bryan. Catherine A. Oliverio. Blair E. O'Neal 7r.-ESLM Assoc., ARBA, ASME, ASCE, IM Football, Basketball, Softball. Gerald L. Osyield-Alpha Omega. 7ohn W. Ott-Delta Sigma Delta. Basil T. Owens. William H. Owens-Psi Omega. -P- Earl R. Pade-Alpha Kappa Psi, Baseball, Mgr., I, 2, 3, 4. Madorie E. Paine-Chi Ome- ga, Pi Lambda Theta, Alpha Beta Gamma, Kappa Phi. Chester A. Palesko-Basketball, I, 2, 3, 4. Harry Pappas. Margo M. Papuga -Alpha Beta Gamma. William L. Pardine 7r. Connie Parks. Donna L. Parks-Delta Zeta, Delta Delta Lambda, Mortar Board, V. Pres., YWCA, Sr. Court, Panhellenic Council, WSGA, Customs Comm., Chrm. Eugene D. Pascuzzi-Phi Kappa, Treas., Phi Eta Sigma. Betty 7. Patterson-Kappa Kappa Gamma, WSGA, Transfer Comm., Panhellenic Council. Stanley R. Patterson- Delta Sigma Delta. Thomas 7. Patterson- Delta Sigma Delta. Beatrice T. Paul-Quo Vadis, Pres., Mortar Board, Pitt Players, Owl, Class of 1953, Treas., Guild Advisor, WSGA, Customs Comm., Young Demo- crats, Senior Mentor. Parks S. Paul-Xi Psi Phi. Elaine Pavlik-Kappa Alpha Theta. 7oan L. Pendleton-Alpha Beta Gamma, FTA, Women's Choral. William G. Pen- nell 7r.-Pershing Rifles, YMCA, Pitt Players, Varsity Marching Band. Steven EEEEE 386 vwsmf-x "' ' " fw..'. ' X. .sit V , - 1....-- -... " ',2gx.v . ,..f--1.-dp. -nv-?'.-ii?-Ja.. ' . '- 'A --Ngfxb-.-....-..1....T'f..... 'f'X,T1,f..12T"1' , - .,, . ' ,, ,....v ... . . ........ -.... .. ..,,,-N ., 4 fimhhnr .J , h r .,.., M15 yup... ., ww..-, -lv-W '- V v----'QL , . W -. , -' --Y-..,,, , -... MW 1 - svn , vim.. ..,.. 387 I "QQ," -:. k -. """""'lWlli'777F,I"1!F"? , A . Q 14, . I .. .N - .- '15, W 'N L ,.,.,......N7..-..,.:"-..:,gpL,:.4!f .53 mf-'...g"jw+.r, ' 4 . H' 4. 'i,j,,-""f,f'r...' "'a.'gl5, , . 'u H I' 'Q K .. ,. . .A S. 4' W. Perand-Delta Sigma Delta. Faye L. Perexman-Delta Phi Epsilon, Delta Delta Lambda. Exlhcr S. Perlow. Cleo A. Pc.'er.r- Alpha Kappa Alpha, Alpha Beta Gamma, Kappa Phi. Ronald L. Pelerr. Samuel Peter- man-Xi Psi Phi. Richard C. Panthcr Club, Swimming, I, 2, 3, 4. William E. Peterfon-ASCE, ARBA, Rod Sz Level, IM, Football, Basketball, Softball. Louis A. Pelraglia-Psi Omega. Gordon C. Phillip: -Alpha Phi Alpha. Harris B. Phillip: Yr. -Pi Kappa Alpha, Canterbury Club. Rhoda Phillip:--Alpha Beta Gamma, Pitt Players, WSGA. Betty Pickering-Delta Zeta, Mortar Board, Quo Vadis, Cwens, Quax, YWCA, WSGA, Senior Court, Chief Justice, Election Day, Chrm. Richard S. Pizzedaz-Arnold Air Society. Rim L. Plex- sel. Donald A. Poland-Theta Chi, Pitt Players. Rulh N. Pollock--Beta Sigma Omi- cron, Cwens, Quo Vadis, V. Pres., Pitt Players, Sec., Treas., YWCA, FTA, Senior Mentor. Waller B. Por!-Delta Tau Delta, Swimming, I, 2, 3, 4. William Porter- Phi Gamma Delta, Basebail, I, IM Football, Basketball, Ping Pong, Softball. -Mary Catherine Poslel-Alpha Tau Delta. Florence G. Powerr. Paul A. Prendergasl-Theta Chi, IM, Football, Swimming, Softball, Men's Glee Club, Varsity Quartet. Louis A. Prexlo-FTA, YMCA. Richard O. Price --Panther, Managing Editor. Ieva Priman- Pi Tau Phi. Rudy Putkovich-Eta Kappa Nu, Sigma Tau, AIEE, IRE. -Q- Richard T. .Quinelte-Pitt Players, Inter- Varsity Christian Fellowship. -R- Harvey A. Rabinowitz-Sigma Alpha Mu, Sec., Pi Delta Epsilon, Alpha Phi Omega, Phi Alpha Theta, Panther Club, Pitt Foto Club, Globe Sz Graph Society, Pitt Repub- licans Club, V. Pres., MC, Basketball, Mgr., 3, 4, IFC, Owl, Asst. Bus. Mgr., Uppcrelass Counsellor. Phylli: A. Rackoj'-Sigma Delta Tau, Pres., Senior Mentor. Ruth B. Rapali: -Lambda Kappa Sigma. George Raptoxh. Eric Rorcoe-Kappa Nu, John Marshall Club, Pitt News. Dino Ravaxio--Sigma Gam- ma Epsilon, ASFM, AIME. Marguerile L. Rawlings-Theta Phi Alpha, Pres., Alpha Beta Gamma, SC, WSGA, Customs Comm., Panhellenic Council. Kenneth G. Reahe- ACS. Florence F. Rechl--Alpha Beta Gamma. Thomax ff. Reere-SAE, ASME, SAME. Thomas V. Kappa, Newman Club. George 7. Rei: ffr.-Pi Tau Sigma, ESLM Assoc., Cabinet, ASME, V. Pres., IM Football, Basketball. ffohn Repcheck- Pi Kappa Alpha. Allan H. Reuben-Kappa Beta Phi, V. Pres., Pi Tau Phi, Pi Sigma Alpha, Phi Eta Sigma, Druids, John Mar- shall Club, Pres., Pitt Federalists, Pres., College Conference of Christians and Jews, Pres., Men's Debate Association, Asst. Mgr., YMCA, UN Week, Bus. Mgr., IFC, Inter- national Club. Ilene A. Reuben-Phi Sigma 388 Sigma, Alpha Beta Gamma, WSGA, Ac- tivities Comm., Vade Mecum. Thomas E. Rice-AIChE, V. Pres. Margarel A. Rie.r.r- Alpha Tau Delta, YWCA. Kathleen M. Ritondo. Gabriella O. Roba-Lambda Kappa Sigma. Nancy M. Robb-Delta Zeta, Heinz Chapel Choir. Wayne L. Rohh-IAS, IM Football, Softball. Alan H. Rohhin:-Kappa Nu, Druids, Theatron, Alpha Phi Omega, John Marshall Soc., Chess Club, V. Pres., Cheerleader I, Pitt Players, Upperclass Counsellor, YMCA. Rona S. Robinson- Alpha Beta Gamma. Charle: A. Roche- Alpha Epsilon Delta, Scabbard and Blade. Beltyann Roh'-YWCA, Roger Williams Fellowship. Marlon C. Roman--Sigma Gam- ma Epsilon, IM Football 3, 4, IM Basketball 3, IM Softball 3. Anthony 7. Romanlino- Panther Club, Football 2, 3, 4. Yohn B. Ror- co:-AIEE. Donald L. Rose-Sigma Phi Ep- silon, IM Basketball 1, 2, 3, 4, IM Football 3, 4, IM Softball 2, 3, 4, IM Wrestling 3. Gloria K. Rosen-Sigma Delta Tau, Vade Meeum Comm. 2. Sidney S. Roxen-Pi Lambda Phi, IM Football I, 2, 3, 4Q IM Softball I, 2, 3, 4, IM Bowling 1, 2, 3, 4. Loi: A. Rosenberg. David P. Roxenfield- Alpha Zeta Omega, IM Basketball I, 2, APhA. Edward C. Rosiale--Alpha Kappa Del- ta, Ellsworth SC. Richard G. Roskor-AIEE, IRE, Radio Club. Elhel A. Ron-Alpha Beta Gamma. Thomas 17. Ron-Theta Chi. Eleanor S. Roth-Alpha Beta Gamma. Paul F. Roth-Kappa Beta Phi, Alpha Phi Omega. Richard D. Rothermund-Sigma Tau, EMM Assoc., AIIE, IM Basketball 3, 4, IM Foot- ball 3, 4. Mike liongzar-Sigma Tan, ABBA, E8zM Assoc., ASCE, Pres. George A. Rome- Delta Sigma Delta. Norma L. Rays. Sa2U'ord Ruhen-Football, Student Manager, IM Basketball. Arlene jf. Idizhcmleirz-Alplia Epsilon Phi, Alpha Beta Gamma. Leonard S. Rzzhenrtein-Pi Lambda Phi, Alpha Epsi- lon Delta, Beta Beta Beta. Wlarjorie L. Rnhin -Pitt Players. ffoanne RIlff'l1NCXVI11ilH Club, Phi Chi Theta, SAM. Pat Runeo-Alpha Phi Delta, Delta Delta Lambda. Dorolhy M. Ryan-Alpha Tau Delta. -.3.. Ann V. Sahado:-Alpha Beta Gamma, Heinz Chapel Choir. Anna lil. Sahak- Beta Sigma Omicron, Pi I.ambda Theta, Alpha Beta Gamma, FTA, YWCA, WSGA, Social Comm., Traditions Comm. Yanzes E. Sahin-Johnstown Assoc. ffanel P. Sadler- Sigma Delta Tau, WSGA, Transfer Comm., YVomen's Speech, Pitt Players. 7IlN1L'.F C. Salonirh-Amer. Chem. Soc. Dorir N. Sanko- uieh-Newman Club, SAM. ifoseph E. Santa Maria-Bus. Ad. Club, Johnstown Center, IM Basketball I, 2, 3, 4, IM Football 3, 4. Francis Sarkna:-Young Democrats. Phillips I". Sauereiren-Sigma Chi, Sec., SAM, YMCA, Upperclass Counsellor. Vir- ginia Saunderr-Kappa Kappa Gamma, Pres., Senior Mentor. foreph M. Sealzo- Baseball, 1, 2, 3, 4, IM Football. ffohn C. Scaramueei-Sigma Pi, Alpha Epsilon Delta, Beta Beta Beta, IM Softball 2, IM Football 1. Riehard A. Sehlegel-Alpha Epsilon Delta, Beta Beta Beta. Aliee C. Schueherf-Alpha Delta Pi, Pitt News, Pan-Hel Council. lllalthew C. Sehullz. Donald M. Schwartz- Alpha Omega. Edward A. Sehwarlz-Kappa Psi. Lawrence Srhwartz-Scabbard and Blade, Ii81M Assoc. Phyllis R. Sehwartz-Phi Sigma Sigma, Pres., Alpha Beta Gamma, Senior Mentor. Ronald Sehwarlz-Kappa Nu, Varsity Marching Band, MC Book Store. hlfilliam A. Sehwarlz-SAE, Varsity March- ing Band, Concert Band. ffohn 7. Seiullo- Phi Alpha Theta. Arlene Scott-Delta Zeta, Senior Mentor, Alpha Beta Gamma, Heinz Chapel Choir. Eileen Seo!!-Phi Mu, Delta Delta Lambda, Newman Club, FTA. lid- ward H. Sehaslian-Psi Omega, Chess Club, Varsity Marching Band. Helen Seeunda- Newman Club. Yoon H. Seiner-Alpha Epsilon Phi, V. Pres., Alpha Beta Gamma, SC, Panther, Greek Wleek Publications Editor, WVSGA, Social Comm. Alan P. Seligsohn-Phi Epsilon Pi, Arnold Air Soc., Pitt Band, Pershing Rifles. Rohert G. Selker- Phi Epsilon Pi, Pitt Players. Rita Seltzer- Pitt Players, VVSGA, Soc. Comm. Mary Seniaeh-Delta Delta Lambda, Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship. Harold I.. Shapiro- Varsity Marching Band, Orchestra, Bridge Club. Irwin M. Shapiro-Arnold Air Soc., Pershing Rifles. Donald B. Sharapan--Pi Lambda Phi, Pi Delta Epsilon, Ellsworth SC, Pitt News, Upperclass Counsellor, Men's Debate, Pitt Players. ffohn Sharenko-Pitt Intercollege Bowling Team 3. Charles llf. Shearer- Xi Psi Phi. 127118117071 D. Shelley-Xi Psi Phi. lwiaray A. S hellifren-F TA. 70A nn A. Shenkel -Theta Phi Alpha,Physical Education Club, Newman Club. Max Sherman-IM Basketball 2, 3, 4. APhA. lVIargare! I". Sherwood-Delta Delta Delta, Lambda Kappa Sigma, Pres., Pitt Capsule, APhA. Yoxeph Shiry. Thomas Y. Shomll. Sherman Shore-Pi Tau Sigma, Pres., Alpha Phi Omega, Skyscraper Engi- neer. Ada Lou Siegel-Chimes, Alpha I.amb- da Delta, Pi Delta Epsilon, Pitt Players, Great Books Club, Panther. Phillip Siegel- Pi Lambda Phi, IM Softball 2,3,.,, IM Foot- ball 2, 3, 4. Cherler F. Sikora--Ritle Team I, 2, ASCE, ABBA, Photo Club. Yarns: I". Silverman-Plii Epsilon Pi, MC, IM Basket- ball 3, 4, IM Swimming 2, 3. Senza Silverman -Alpha Beta Gamma, FTA, Class of '53, Music Chrm., WSGA, Traditions Comm., 12th Floor Comm. Riehard D. Similo-Delta Delta I.ambda, IM Basketball 2, 3, 4, IM Football 2, 3, IM Softball 2, Concert Band. Bernard Singer-Owl. Thelma Sipe-Phi Theta Kappa, WSGA, Pitt News, Panther. Roherl F. Sitler-Sigma Gamma Epsilon, Geological Soc. Daniel C. Skoner-ESM Assoc., Amer. Soc. of Metals. Tiha H. Sladen -Alpha Epsilon Pi, Pi Lambda Theta, Alpha Beta Gamma. Cherler Slexinger. Ayred A. Smalara-Newman Club, Pres., l 389 ' .. . '.Eki,-- !... AIMME, Pres., E8zM Assoc., Soc. of Amer. Military Engineers. Carohvn M. Smilh- Alpha Tau Delta, Sigma Theta Tau, Stu- dent-Faculty Nursing Assoc., Pres. Edylhe M. Srnilh-Alpha Kappa Alpha. George IV. Smilh II. Ilerherl L. Smilh. john E. Smilhy- man-Phi Eta Sigma, Sigma Tau, Sigma Gamma Epsilon. Harold Smolor-Sigma Alpha Mu. Merlene Sniderman-Alpha Beta Gamma, FTA, WSGA, Social Comm. Thomas W. Snodgrass-Sigma Alpha Epsi- lon, Foto Club. Carl Snyder-Phi Eta Sigma, Amer. Chem. Soc. ,William R. Snyder- Pi Tau Sigma. Clara L. Soher-Phi Mu, Alpha Beta Gamma. john Solon-Psi Omega. Rose Somerman-Sigma Delta Tau, Thea- tron, Pitt Players, Women's Speech, Vade Meeum. Phyllis R. Sommer-Kappa Phi, Alpha Beta Gamma, YWCA, Senior Mentor, Women's Choral, Pres. Roy A. Sonzmerhof- SAM, IM Softball 2, 3, IM Football. jane! M. Sopher-Zeta Tau Alpha, Mortar Board, Senior Mentor. Richard C. Soree-Panther Club, Track, Co-Capt., I, 2, 3, 4, Uppcrclass Counsellor. john A. Soroka jr. Stanley I". Sowa. Shirley M. Speer-Alpha Tau Delta. Ilario R. Spezialetti-Pi Tau Sigma, Newman Club, EBLM Assoc., ASME, SAE. Gerald L. Spiegel-Pi Lambda Phi. Roherl E. Squire -Sigma Phi Epsilon,Delta Psi Omega, E8zM Assoc., IM Basketball I, 2, 3, 4, IM Bowling, 3, 4, IM Football 3, 4, IM Badminton 4g IM Volleyball 1, 2, 3, 4, Golf 2, Johnstown Center. Merle E. Sprague-Globe ESL Graph Club, Pres., IM Basketball. Charles E. Slaeey-Phi Eta Sigma, Phi Alpha Theta, Kappa Phi Kappa. E. George Slrferi- mfba ' . ' 3-rr,- '.4L15Q.2'f..4':. Psi Omega. Clement E. Slaley-Psi Omega. Frank Slavinslcy-ASCE. john D. St. Clair- Phi Alpha Theta, Johnstown Assoc., FTA. David Sleelcel-Alpha Omega. john A. Sfein -Alpha Phi Omega, Promenaders, Interna- tional Club, YMCA, Varsity Marching Band, Orchestra. Arnold M. Sleinitz- Sigma Alpha Mu, IM Football, IM Basket- ball, IM Volleyball, IM Softball. jeanne M. Sleinkamp-Delta Zeta, Cwen, VVSGA, Valle Mecum Comm. Kay F. Slerrctl-Phi Eta Sigma, Pi Tau Phi, Amer. Chem. Soc., Pres., Chess Club, Treas., lloward R. Stevens- AIIE, EZSLM Assoc., IM Football 2. Arthur C. Slewarl-Pi Tau Sigma. Dallas E. Stiles- Phi Theta Kappa. Alice S. SlineLv-Johns- town WSGA, Pres. james C. Sinner-Sigma Phi Epsilon, Scabbard and Blade. Rohert A. Stough-IAS, SAE, ESLM Assoc., Rocket Soc. Ilelen Striglos-Delta Delta I.ambda, VVomcn's Choral, NVSGA, Traditions Comm. Edison K. Sfrong. Fred II. Sturm jr. Frank j. Suhoski. Allen M. Supovilz-IM Football 2. Gene S. Surmaez-Kappa Phi Kappa. Donald Susan-Rocket Club. Clark A. Sullon -Pi Kappa Alpha, Pi Delta Epsilon, Pitt News. Constance E. Swain-Alpha Kappa Alpha, Alpha Beta Gamma, YWCA. .. 'I' - Herhert L. Talisman-Kappa Nu, Alpha Epsilon Delta, Owl. john R. Tappe-Kappa Phi Kappa. Riehard E. Tarher!-Alpha Phi Omega, ACS, Lutheran Student Assoc., IM Basketball. Roherla R. Tauherg-Alpha Beta Gamma. Nalalie Taylor. Mary F. Templin. lVallaee IV. Thayer-Theta Chi, Alpha Kappa Delta, Men's Glee Club. Allen M. Thomas. Shirley M. Thomas-Alpha Delta Pi, Alpha Beta Gamma, FTA. Kay I". Thompson-Zeta Tau Alpha, Dental Student Council, Sec., 2, 3, 4, Treas. 4. Am. Jr. Dental Assoc., See., 3, 4. Lora j. Thompson- Chi Omega, Alpha Beta Gamma, Student Congress, Pitt Players. Rulh Thompson- Chi Omega. Helen Ill. Thrush-Delta Delta Lambda. Mary A. Tierney-Sigma Sigma Sigma, Pres., Newman Club, Senior Mentor. Berlha F. Tomasko-Alpha Beta Gamma, Treas., Johnstown Advisory Comm. Donald L. Tombs. john V. Tomich-Men's Glee Club. Roherl E. Tomm-Alpha Kappa Delta. Illazy K. Toohill. Doris j. Tape-Beta Sigma Omicron, Alpha Beta Gamma, FTA. Noreen H. Topolsky-Alpha Beta Gamma, VVSGA, Social Comm., Pitt News. Cliflon C. Trees- Phi Delta Theta, Pershing Rifles Society, Sec., Ski Club, Photo Club, YMCA, IFC, Tennis Team, IQ ACS. Edward C. Trent- Delta Sigma Delta. lVillie B. Triee-Alpha Phi Alpha. lValler Trillow. Lois I". Trornhley -Zeta Tau Alpha. Bernard C. Turley-Phi Eta Sigma, Pi Tau Sigma, SAE. -U- Louis M. Unverzagl-Varsity Marching Band, EZSLM Assoc., AIIE, ASME, IM Foot- ball, 3, 4, IM Basketball 3, 4. -V- james K. Van Kirl:-Beta Theta Pi, IM Basketball 2, 3. Lawrence E. Van Kirk jr. -Phi Delta Theta, Psi Omega. Ronald L, Veitch. Alex M. Venig-Kappa Nu, Alpha Zeta Omega, IM Volleyball 3, 4. ffoseph A. Verrone-Johnstown Assoc. Gilbert A. Ve- uerlea-SAM, -Newman Club. William G. Vogt-Eta Kappa Nu, Sigma Tau, Phi Eta Sigma, AIEE, Chrm., IRE, Skyscraper Engineer, Co-Editor. -W- Allen E. Walbert-Delta Delta Lambda. Robert H. Waldfagle. George T. Walk-Psi Omega, IM Football, IM Softball. Edward R. Walker Yr. Raymond W. Wallace-Alpha Kappa Psi. Margaret ff. Walliclc-Kappa Alpha Theta, V. Pres., Cwens, Mortar Board, Quo Vadis, Pi Lambda Theta, Pan- hellenic Council, Sec., WSGA, Guild Chrm., Heinz Chapel Hostess. james E. Walsh. ffoseplz M. Walsh-IM Football I, 2, AIEE, ESLM Assoc. ffoann L. Walther-Delta Delta Delta, Lambda Kappa Sigma. William P. Walther-Sigma Nu, Rho Chi, Alpha Epsilon Delta. Arthur 7. Wargo-Phi Eta Sigma, Kappa Phi Kappa, Phi Alpha Theta, FTA. William L. Warnick-Scabbard and Blade, Pershing Rifles, Canterbury Club, Baseball 1, 2, 3. Roland E. Warntz-Delta Tau Delta, Psi Omega. ffoseph B. Warren ffr.-Rho Chi, Pitt Capsule, APhA. Gilbert 7. Weil. Boris Weinstein-Phi Epsilon Pi, Pi Delta Epsilon, Pitt News, IM Basketball, IM Softball, IM Track. Elaine T. Weinstein -Alpha Epsilon Phi, Pres., Alpha Beta Gamma, Owl, Senior Mentor. Eugene D. Weinstein-Pi Delta Epsilon, Tennis 2, 4, Panther, Editor, Pitt News, Men's Debate. Allan M. Weintraub-Kappa Nu, IM . W" :wifi-if.f"' A . i Q Volleyball, IM Softball, IM Tennis, IM Basketball. David H. Weis-Phi Epsilon Pi. Bernadine M. Welch-Alpha Delta Pi. Wilma A. Westerman-Alpha Beta Gamma, Wom- en's Choral, FTA, WSGA, Guild Advisor. William R. Weyel. Alexander Y. White. Ray- mond Why-AIEE, YMCA, EBLM Assoc., PIA, IM Basketball 4. Dwight B. Wicks. Donald H. Wilkinson-Newman Club, Kap- pa Phi Kappa, Phi Alpha Theta. Donald H. Hfilliams-Non-Nomcn, Pitkin Club, New- man Club. Glenn C. Williams-Phi Delta Theta, Psi Omega, IM Football, IM Softball. Gwcndolen C. Williams-Beta Sigma Omi- cron, Phi Alpha Theta, FTA, Senior Mentor. john C. Williams-Phi Delta Theta, IM Football IQ IM Basketball 3, IM Bowling 2, IM Ping Pong 2. Norman Williams-Lambda Chi Alpha, AIIE, ESZM Assoc., Scabbard and Blade, ASME, Track 1, 2, IM Football 1, 2, 3, 4, IM Basketball I, 2, 3, 4. Robert L. Williams-Kappa Psi, APhA. Russell T. Williams. Dwight R. Wilson. Myra F. Wilson -Delta Sigma Theta, Phi Alpha Theta, FTA, Women's Speech Assoc., YWCA. William G. Wilson-Phi Theta Kappa, Delta Psi Omega, Bus. Ad. Club, Pitt Players, Johnstown Assoc., Glce Club. Harry S. Wilt-Sigma Alpha Epsilon. Maribfn Ilfins- berg-Sigma Delta Tau, Alpha Beta Gamma, WSGA, Transfer Comm. Leo ff. Wirth- Dental SC. Michael Wojtisek-E8lM Assoc., AIME, Mining Engineering Sem- inar, Pres. Edward F. Wojtkowslci-AIChE, YMCA, EBLM Assoc., SAME, IM Softball 2, IM Basketball 1. Anne Wo.Q'e-Alpha Epsilon Phi, Alpha Beta Gamma, WSGA, 391 Traditions Comm. E. Allan Wood. Mary A. C. Woodside. Paul R. W udkewych-Football, Mgr. I, 2. ffames E. Wunderly. -Y- Leon R. Yanssens. Wilda' M. Yeager. Lester A. Yeaney-Alpha Phi Omega, Scabbard and Blade, Pres., AIIE, Treas., E8zM Assoc. Robert 7. Yelenosky-Newman Club, Varsity Marching Band, 2, 3, 4. Treva A. Yingling. Clarence W. Young-Glee Club. Yohn W. Yount-Rho Chi, APhA. Nelson P. Young- Pi Lambda Phi, Phi Alpha Theta. -2- George D. Zamagias. Robert G. Zangwill- Pi Lambda Phi, Sigma Tau, Bridge Club, E8zM Assoc., AIIE, IM Basketball, IM Volleyball, IM Ping Pong, IM Softball, IM Football. Don R. Zaremski-Newman Club, E8zM Assoc. Robert E. Zarko-Newman Club. Chester P. Zelaehowski Yr.-ESZM Assoc., SAE. fames W. Zepfel-Geological Soc., German Club. William A. Zeralslry- Kappa Phi Kappa, IM Football 3, Phi Theta Kappa, Delta Psi Omega. Michael R. Zernich-Omicron Delta Kappa, Sigma Delta Psi, Panther Club, Pres., Basketball I, 2, 3, 4g Track 2. Walton C. Zieg-Phi Gamma Delta, Pershing Rilies, Varsity Marching Band. Allen A. Ziegler-Arnold Air Soc., Treas., Alpha Kappa Psi, Sec., Pitt News. Lawrence L. Ziemianslci-Scabbard and Blade, Newman Club. Lois E. Zinman -Women's Speech. Helen Zinn. Patricia L. Zoll. William E. Zupon-Sigma Gamma Epsilon, ASME, AIMME. ,I E Index of Advertisers AMERICAN STANDARD AMERICAN WINDOW GLASS COMPANY BALFOUR, L. G. BANKERS LITHOGRAPHING COMPANY BLACK'S LINEN SERVICE CHIDNOEE STUDIOS CLARK, D. L. COMPANY CRUCIBLE STEEL COMPANY OF AMERICA DRAKE, GEORGE E. BAKING COMPANY BRIDE AND FORMAL CREATIONS DUNN-SCOTT COMPANY ENEIX, DON ERTL BAKING COMPANY FEDERAL-RICE DRUG COMPANY FEICK BROTHERS COMPANY FIDELITY TRUST COMPANY EOLEY, HOWARD P. COMPANY HARBISON-WALKER REFRACTORIES COMPANY HARRIS, PEMBERTON, MCILLIVERY HEINZ, H. J. COMPANY HIGHAM, NEILSON, WHITRIDGE 32 REID, INC. HUGHES-OGILVIE COMPANY ISALY DAIRY COMPANY JONES 34 LAUGHLIN STEEL CORPORATION KELLER, WILLIAM J. INCORPORATED 371 366 380 358 359 377 372 362 366 361 357 364 361 370 373 365 373 36O 381 369 353 370 380 356 376 2 KELLY, GEORGE A. COMPANY KEYSTONE DAIRY COMPANY KLEBER TRUNK AND BAG COMPANY LIBERTY PHOTO SUPPLY LINCOLN COACH LINES MATHIAS, A. H. COMPANY MATTHEWS, IAS. H. 81 COMPANY MESTA MACHINE COMPANY MOLYBDENUM CORPORATION OF AMERICA NATIONAL UNION INSURANCE COMPANY NEWMAN-SCI-IMIDT STUDIOS PENN CAMERA 81 PHOTO SUPPLY PEPSI-COLA METROPOLITAN BOTTLING COMPANY SCIENTIFIC GLASS APPARATUS COMPANY SMITHFIELD PAINT CORPORATION TRIANGLE DENTAL EQUIPMENT COMPANY TRIMBLE COMPANY TYDINGS COMPANY UNIVERSITY BOOK STORE UNIVERSITY FOOD SERVICE VANADIUM-ALLOYS STEEL COMPANY WEST VIEW DANCELAND WHITE, S. S. DENTAL MANUFACTURING COMPANY WILLIAMS Sz COMPANY, INC. WILLIAMS, W. H. LUMBER COMPANY ' 1 357 382 364 380 358 359 361 367 368 374 364 380 373 364 366 362 357 362 379 375 370 373 363 382 378 The campus of Pitt in June is a picturesque green carpet with many students lolling lazily in the shade or basking in the bright sunlight. The trees are literally bursting with soft bunches of leaves, almost weighing the branches down, and casting grey summer shadows over the grass. , 'Mn' or A 'W A , .3 K . v , ' S ' . , In ZW. i 1'! ':ff'5w' . l .a., .lv ' ti 5 " X ,,i.e--eve 5" is ' X l a if PW' 1, v,.. 'Auf X "" is lxgif' A aw, 7 1 J "vm"'N Graduation is the culmination of four long years Filled with study, hard work, and fun. Often a sigh of relief is expressed, but there is always a tinge of regret at closing perhaps four ofthe fullest years in a lifetime. o4': -w"'i'-"f'-e-'- ,C x - ---+.,,,,..... L7rvWJ Receiving a degree does not mean that an education is finished by any means. The diploma is just a symbol ofthe formalized side of learningg the greater challenge lies in taking what has been learned and being able to use that learning to its fullest advantage. 394 'so v..,,,,n-.,n, 5-'Lf 1:-as 55fv5 -'pki v Q wav 'fwfr ',I?""'f:v'1-v' f I . ,,.. .,..... . 'Q-ov-nwpvv, . , V.. ... .I ., -qv -vvsrrvpr-nw , , ', .-S, ffirrlrvr v -rv f f 1- , A --. rf rwffo-v-rv-y.yg A -., DN-A-4"vfv'1'vpr u . . , , . . ' "FDS-vofgv-r r v10.f,.41-.,. 4 - - .. -,. 1. 'L - ,',,.., n-env'-1'r :- 9,-svn'-:cur I 1 'OP P . L ..v,-' . - .... . w-.f:-r'fvusu-- - - .LA L .... .-61.1.4 ,,.4v.., x drum .., v... 1- -1 "s-vs 4 . 'ns JL. -A sn 'aw "Pi kc ,- . . . .,,, -A I .. vw .f. ' , .. o L' v,.4,'. . an u . x gg ,f. Nr. .,, ,. ., A .' ixfiyggltuvv 4 . . ..--..-.. --f-vw... :ssl-v'0" R vu-'sv si 'vf'ux l r v 'F4 'v'v. WA L.. ..,, gill ' ... 'A 0 5'-4 --.. I. wv.,.,.s yu..3v4' s -.-.:5' .,-50,- Q 0 - . 4 s',,"a 4 N. x 1 .et an o idx rf .. , ,,. - . 'Q' ,. . I' f, ' A - QI. 'O , ' 5 -- I . - .,n'-g--.,, -,- .- H:-v'--'Svc-uf-':-vmqv-+0f.,.,,.. -4..1..,'. . v '.-.-I' Qs ' gk. .,,.,- f.. 'vctvvvs .urs ,-...,-X 1 .I .-',-..t.. ..' fre,-us0vp,,s..,.-.-,Q-,,..,..,,', ...1,- 0, , -, ..-. . -.A '-v f,.-,.,...,.1.,, ,, f . .- , . f4'..- ..-..,,.....- ..N '., . . s .a I I n.. . ,.-' 'Q rv 'snrrvsn -.-.1-..,.....GV-g,L-'.1.J',1.!.' - '- "' "'-v faq.- '- v: ' -'-v., -qrwga : f-pm. .-- -1,-.-...,:,, ' , . 1. ., vs,-Q1:srufs'?'-ww -2 "N,p.-fp.. .T.,,,,,,.ft. I 4,,.,... . .,-.,.-,,....K.. ...,,, MV' :auxin fu-,Inq usa vw--. - --.4 .--.-.-,var---J. ' n 1" ' n yn' u n -,1-,-, Hs-.--vvfq a . , n--1. -hvsugzaq. -fy '-wvb -3-,s--.-u,.', , . , , , . . . ,.q- ,.-n.1,,gq,.4-.-.-myv-.7-..,.,,,,,,, .-...,.,,.... ...H-.4-Q.N.,..... wg .. ..,.. '. '...53 A classical motif has drawn together the diverse sections of the 1953 Owl. In the opening pages there are photographs or drawings of the Winged Victory of Samo- thrace, Pan charmed by the spirit of Music, three types of Greek columns, the Thinker. The book attempts to em- phasize the value of the faculty to the University, and through the classical motif to suggest their intellectual and cultural contributions. On each sub-division page there is a person or symbol, Roman or Grecian in origin, and a photograph which are reproduced and an explanation of both the symbol and the picture is given. A second unifying factor in the 1953 Owl is the se- quence of time. This factor is also depicted by art work: modern conceptions of the Zodiac symbols are presented in the opening picture story and are repeated throughout the book in the picture stories. ORGANIZATIONS, Page 135. 1339. Janus, the two-faced god stands, S 2 among other things, for conti- l nuity and tradition, as he looks both toward the future and the past. Organizations are a tra- ditional part of college life in the United States, help prepare us for the future. Here Gilbert Simons and Lloyd Fuge plan with YMCA Execu- laurel wreath, Attic symbol of HONORARIES, Page mg. The i- honor, crowns those held worthy by the people. One honorary fraternity, Kappa Kappa Psi, symbolizes many others. Here John Martucci, Robert Wolf, Herbert Hubner are working out a marching band problem with Ad- visor Robert L. Arthur. QE DIVISIUN tive Secretary Al Payne. PA , FRATERNITIES, Page 269. ff X13 The handshake of fraternity in- ,Vi troduces a picture taken at an Inter-Fraternity Council dinner meeting. Don Milletary, Fra- ternity Adviser Dick Cunning- ham, and IF President Lud Lippert dip the spoon together. PUBLICATIONS, Page 2 5 3. ,, Man first recorded his thoughts in stone, but with the scroll came W? the opportunity to communicate to many and over great distances by written symbols. Publications at Pitt include many students, a few of whom are gathered here in the oH'ice .of the Director of Student Publicationsf Stanley Goldmann, News, Dr. Beal, Barbara Millen, Owl, Dick Price, Panlher, and Karl Meyers, Owl, are caught thrash- ing out a problem of conflicting interests. ADVERTISING, Page 355. The coins of the marketplace intro- 'N duce the Advertising Section, and the photograph portrays Pitts- burgh's approach to tomorrow's place of work and trade. The Point Park project is now the country's prime ex- ample of progressive construction, well on the way to the city of tomorrow which is pictured on page 392. 396 SENIORS, Page 35. Zeus' thun- , derbolt opens the way to the life kk of the world, as the seniors leave ' ff our ivory tower. At a tea, meeting X ' of the senior class Janet Sopher, Miss Savina Skewis, Miss Ruth Cramblet, and Marlene Snyderman relax after parliamentary exertions. 'N UNDERCLASSMEN, Page 93. , Busy with activities and com- . mittee meetings, worried about X approaching exams and over-due 'Neg papers, and with no apparent let-up, the underclassmen often feel like Atlas holding the world on his shoulders. Representative of the faculty who take a personal interest in all students, Mr. John Huston, Lecturer ATHLETICS, Page 171. The 'Il . in Histor advises Carl Poke Charlotte Cohen S h h l b h Y, ' 1 Ex A - tatngfer ai? ff Oevi? Lai and Richard Conaway in one of the classes Mr. followed tradition in Choosing this Huston sometimes holds in his home. N X symbol for the Athletic Section. Rex Peery coaches Joe Solomon by demonstration in actual wrestling. CLASSES AND ACTIVITIES, 'x It ix Pages 18, I9 and 126, 127. Sun, L 1 Moon, and Stars-in a twentieth ,I ' century adaptation of antique no- ix-f tation-, day and night and the universe, stand on the division pages of the Classes and Activities Sections. Vice-Chancellor Nutting is responsible for all University affairs pertaining to students, and here chats before a Commons Room fire with John Austin, Nancy Robb, Donna Parks and Gordon Phillips. Heading the Activities Section, in a picture taken at the Chancellor's Reception for the parents of freshmen, are two leaders of student activities, Jack Burwinkel and Adele Marraccini, with the Deans of Men and Women, Theodore W. Biddle and Helen Poole Rush. K . , SORORITIES, Page 319. The ,tp Porch of the Maidens' projects ff N' from the Acropolis its pale mar- i ble shoulders 'behind the warmer f figures of three Pitt girls. Taken at the Panhellenic Reception, Audrey Cohen, Josephine Gallagher, and Dotty Jacobs are flesh and blood symbols of sorority life. FINE ARTS, Page 215. The classic vase, representing the spa- cial arts, and, the actors, rep- resenting the temporal arts sug- gest the range of the Fine Arts as ' we work and live with them at Pitt. The photographer has caught a moment of rehearsal with Pitt Players Anna Lou Alex and Chuck Steltir feeling their way into their roles in "The Time of Your Life" under the direction of Harvey Pope. STUDENT GOVERNMENT, Page 235. Student Government ZQQQW is graced with the scales ofjustice -thatjustice was also blind mat- A N ters little here. Charles Elliott, advisor to Student Congress, is driving Gerry Fialko and Dan Berger to a meeting ofthe Congress at Dan's home. 397 'N ight W -s On this page we are presenting four people whom we shall refer to as "night Owls." These people, although unknown to the general student body, are old friends of the Owl staff. They know the University only as it is at night, not a hustling, bustling madhouse as it is during the day, but a silent, serene, eerie structure which must be watched by night and cleaned hy morning. They are a small but necessary part of the huge ma- chinery which is the University of Pittsburgh. Through the night they work, cleaning up, wash- ing the black boards Ca job we used to race for when we were kidsl, scrubbing the elevator floors Cwe bet you never noticedj, and making the Ca- thedral a shining place in which to carry on our daily activities. W'e of the Owl staff, who often must work into the wee hours of the morning, feel that we are fortunate to have the opportunity to get to know these people as more than another face in the mass of faces or another pair of feet that walk through the halls. Because they have been so friendly and co-operative with us and be- cause they are great people, we feel that they deserve this recognition. One of our oldest friends is Jim Seymore. Jim runs the elevator during the night and is very helpful by depriving us of the pleasure of walking up eight floors to the office. We will never forget his thoughtfulness and concern for our welfare. Foreman Bill Fowler and his assistant Larry Riley, two more of the mid- night staff at Pitt, work hard through the night but always find time to , - -5' A familiar personality to the Owl staff is ludell-1 Rose who cleans the stop in and joke with us. We enjoyed their frequent visits and will always ' ' - ' - - , h' k f h f 1 1 t fh'n ,bout WO,-kim hte eighth floor at night. She often comes in to say hello and see how we are tm otcmasoneo tiepeasan igs. LY. . . doing with the yearbookg in fact she has more interest in the Owl than Q 0 ' l '!ll.lPSlll 7111 -1 ... ... . 'Fa fi 1. iff 4 I - Y i . 5. gl f J :N . JL, Q. 535-. I . 1 .ur.3,i " . ,qw Q.. I LITERARY EDITOR ATHLETICS EDITOR FINE ARTS EDITOR PHOTOGRAPHY EDITOR CHIEF PHOTOGRAPHER SPECIAL SECTIONS EDITOR CIRCULATION MANAGER PUBLICITY MANAGER THE 1953 OWL BARBARA MILLEN, Editor GLORIA HENEGHAN, Managing Editor Joan Stigers Barbara Felser Mabel Jackson John Anthony Charles Suprock Dick Weil Jim Kovar Don Gwillim Paul Gilliland Audrey Stewart Phyllis Kephart Jack Caldwell John Obitz Charles Seaton Gene Passakoff Shirley Schiffman Judie Rosenberg Donna Parks CLAssEs EDITOR SORORITIES EDITOR ORGANIZATIONS EDITOR TYPING EDITOR FRATERNITIES EDITOR ART EDITOR OFFICE MANAGER KARL MEYERS, Business Manager HARVEY RABINOWITZ, Assistant Business Manager Mark Friedman Harvey Hirsh Robert DeBroH' William Stept ADVERTISING MANAGER Dorothy Hudson Gerry Kohn Linda Young Cathy Handlow Joan Franz Sandy Chester Lois Ifft Dahlia Katz Joseph Banik Harlene Lichter Cynthia Aberman Leona Goldberg Adelaide Wilson Louise Lichter Daniel Berger Al Braun Doris Secor Clare Cooper Marvin Lieber Richard DeBrOff ORGANIZATIONS MANAGER Alan Skirboll THANKS . . . The 1953 Owl would not be complete without thanking a few of the people without whose help, advice and encouragement the book could never have been produced. First and foremost on my list of people who deserve thanks are the forty-two loyal students who worked long hours, giving up many free weekends, to make this year's Owl "the best ever." Of these forty-two, special mention must go to Gloria Heneghan, who undertook the task of managing the editor. Gloria did a wonderful job consoling and cajoling the editor. No editor could have been as fortunate as I was in having such a capable and good-natured business manager as Karl Meyers. Operating on a deficit budget, Karl's efforts were successful in giving the Owl a sound financial basis and in keeping the editor laughing-even when he cut expenses. To Cynthia Aberman, Dan Berger, Jack Caldwell, Clare Cooper, Joan Franz, Don Gwillim, Dahlia Katz, Phyllis Kephart, Shirley Schiffman, Doris Secor, Joan Stigers, and Chuck Suprock, I can only say humbly, without you the book and I as well, would have floundered and failed. Mention of these staff members is not meant to exclude the many others both on the business and editorial staffs who contributed to the success of the 1953 Owl. Wm. J. Keller Inc. again did a fine job in printing the Owl, and of the many people at Keller's who were willing advisers to me, special thanks must go to Mrs. Jewell M. Gates and Mr. Donald L. Messinger. Thanks, Jewell and Don, for being so considerate, listening to my problems and answer- ing my many questions. This year's cover is not just another cover, it is, rather, another fine example of S. K. Smith Co. covers which are distinct and beautiful in design and quality. Many thanks to Mr. Ralph Benz for his invaluable advice to me in the selecting and designing of a cover which is in good harmony and taste with the book. Group and portrait pictures were again taken by Chidnoff Studios. A vote of thanks must go to Mr. Frank O'Neill and Mr. Norman Pell for their ready assistance in helping the staff make the big January deadline and also to photographers Jack Mitchell, Frank Stoehr, and sales representative Irene Blumenthal, whose cooperation and friendliness was greatly appreciated. For Mr. Theodore M. Biddle's encouragement and'help a mere thanks can hardly suffice. In fact, the entire Dean of Men's staff and secretaries were an invaluable source of information and willing assistance not only to me, but the entire staff. Without the constant advice and help ofthe Director ofStudent Publications, Dr. Denton Beal, the 1953 Owl could certainly never have been produced. Thanks to you, D.B., and Mildred also, for your ready assistance in tight squeezes and for your sincere interest in the editor's health and welfare. Mr. Thomas Jarrett, the University Photographer, supplied us with many pictures and gave professional advice to our own photographers. Many thanks, Mr. Jarrett. Jane Shaw from the News Service helped the staff many times when we needed information and pictures in a hurry. Thanks, Jane. In spite of the fact that Leizer Balk, last year's editor, was hundreds of miles away, he never lost interest in the '53 Owl. Leiz was a reliable source of information and a staunch supporter and Cl'1COl1I'3.gCI'. Lack of space limits my mentioning more of the friends-the publications people, the Theta's, Mortar Board members, "Pop," the Heinz Chapel Choir-who bore with me, encouraged me, and who never lost faith in me. To all of you I can only say, thanks. Last, but most important, I would like to say a very special thanks to my family, who, although they saw next to nothing of me for eleven months, never ceased to be my most loyal supporters and constant source ofencouragement and strength. With sincerity I say that without these friends, the 1953 Owl could never have been produced. And now, as I turn over this office, this desk, and this typewriter to the 1954 editor,I wish him, or her, a world of luck and good friends to help him make the 1954 Owl "the best ever." F-R GA.fl'0-A0- Barbara Millen Edifor-1953 Owl 4oo

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