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47 S 'Rx 41 1- r X 9 glo 2 ' vspk fini? , 'z X .5051 Ex Libris Indian illage 1 9 4 O ,W ifeggkf- . .. Published By The Senior Class of the Upper Sandusky High School Upper Sandusky, Ohio YV" f in Mn, -V -V LA VERNE WEATHERHOLTZ, Editor ANN MILLER, Assistant Editor ROBERT MCCLAIN, Business Manager FOREWCRD As you enter the door and cross the threshold of this book, tho Senior Class invites you to meet the personnel of the high school, to observe the work of the various departments, and to note the many activities which are a vital part of our school. The seniors are proud of their high school. They feel deeply in- debted to all of thoseupersons who have made this fine school system possible. The members of the Class of 1940 wish to express their apprecia- tion for the educational guidance and the useful training which was given to them while they were enrolled in the Upper Sandusky High School. LAVERNE WEATHERHOLTZ. DEDICATIO As a mark of appreciation for her aid in our school Work and her patience as the adviser of this YBHIIS Annual, the 1940 Indian Village is dedicated to MISS LUCY HETZEL Q30 CLAIR HOLLAND IN MEMORIAM At the height of a life of service, a marfs work was done. The faculty arid the students in the Upper Sandusky Schools feel keenly the loss of Mr. Holland. He was devoted to his worlcg his help arid his coimsel are sadly missed by all. O46 C ONTENTS 2 -W -A:-'iikf--W - I Faculty II Classes III Organizations IV Athletics V Senior Activities VI Advertising 4f5o G 0 'z j an fuunsmvovsu-Q' . ' n - exe- The cognomen Rams was given to the ath- letic teams of U S H S tor the first time in the fall of 1939 At the suggestion of Coach Pierson, a con- test was conducted by the local newspaper to choose an appropriate nickname for the athletic teams As a result the Ram came timidly into H He mingled freely with the faculty and the tudents. He enlivened many otherwise dull class recitations- he aroused the enthusiasm of the student body as they gathered in the big gym for pep rallies- he invaded various school organizations as his popularity grew, but the Ram was the most popular on the football gridiron and on the basket- ball floor. Tale of the Ram 4" Q , H H ' . . U. S. I . S. I H U i , .1 Mr. Ram seemed to forget his timidity as he followed the teams into the thick of the fray. Not a few of the opposing players felt the "ramming" force and the grim determination which was put forth by Upper's football eleven and basketball quintet. As the close of the school year approached, Mr. Ram was caught up in a whirl of activities centering around the seniors and their graduation exercises. He realized that the time for many of his friends to depart was rapidly approaching. At last the long anticipated day arrived when the members of the Class of 1940 received their diplomas, and Mr. Ram regrettully said "au revoir" to his departing senior friends. ANN MILLER. O 6 0 Entering the Union School HWY? ..-V, 'nf' P o oo .9 er wr, K j fi WW BOARD OF EDUCATION T. M. BOWMAN ...................,..,.,..,........,..,.,,...............,...,.........,......... President P. W. AYERS ........ Secretary and Treasurer, and Committee on Teachers J. H. WITZEL ..................................,. Committee on Buildings and Grounds W. P. OSBORN ......,........,........,...,.....................................,.......... Vice-President Committee on Course of Study and Textbooks C. E. FREDERICK .....,. ........,...........................,.... C ommiiree on Purchasing Q80 W. O. MOORE, Superintendent B. A. Muskingum College-M. A. Wittenberg' To the Class of 1940: May your pathway through life be strewn with just enough thorns and clouds to cause you to enjoy, to the full, the flowers and the sunshine of life. W. O. MOORE. L. H. HOUPT, Principal B. S. Ohio Northern University-M. A. Ohio State University Class of 1940 : While the world seems to be torn by War and the threats of war, our wish and desire is that you may be an active force in the future for establishing peace upon the principle ot love toward one another. It is our hope that you may be instrumental in promoting such a spirit in our great democracy so that it will be a beacon light to all nations, for that would be putting love for one another into realiza- tion. L. H. HOUPT. FACULTY CLARENCE ASSENHEIMER B. S, Ohio Stale University MUSIC FREDERICK FLEEMAN B. A. Aniioch College ANN ALBAN KATHERINE ARTZ B. S. Ohio Slate University B. S. in Music Capiial Uni Graduate Work Ohio Stale versity' University MUSIC ENGLISH, CIVICS JEAN GOLLING B. A, Findlay College Graduate Work Ohio State B. C. S. Bliss Business College Univefsw' Graduate Work Oberlin Col- CHEMISTRY, GEOGRAPHY, lege. ART GREGG SHORTHAND, TYPING, Boom-KEEPING HAROLD COPE B, S. Bowling Green Stale Universiiy. M. A. Ohio State Universiiy BIOLOGY, MATHEMATICS FACULTY MARGARET MINER Wittenberg College. University ot Wisconsin. Findlay College. PHYSICAL EDUCATION, FIFTH AND SIXTH GRADE READING FRANKLIN GOTTFRIED B. S. Bowling Green Univer sity. M. A. Ohio Staie University MATHEMATICS, HISTORY, PSYCHOLOGY Ig1EiEN'PEAsE ADDIE SCHOENBERGER. 'Ph.B. Dennison University. M. A. Ohio State University. SPANISH, ENGLISH, WORLD HISTORY Heidelberg College. Ohio Northern, Columbia, Ohio State, and Colorado Universities. ARITHMETIC, GEO GRA PHY LUCY HETZEL B. A. Heidelberg College. M. A. Ohio State Universily. ENGLISH, LATIN, HISTORY EVELYN NEUMEISTER B. A. Asbury College. Graduate Work Ohio State University. ENGLISH -I FACULTY MAM113 STEARNS ERMA STEARNS B. A. Bluffton College. B. A. Bluffton College HOME ECONOMICS, HYGIENE Craduat: Yforl: University ot Michigan. LATIN, AMERICAN LITERATURE IRVIN TSCHANTZ B. S. Capital University. Graduate Work Ohio State University. SENIOR SCIENCE, GENERAL SCIENCE, PHYSICS ELLEN MATTESON B. A. Ohio Northern Univer- sity. Graduate Work Western Re- serve University. SCHOOL LIBRARIAN RUSSEL WOLFE B. A. Heidelberg College. Graduate Vtlork Chicago Uni- versity. HISTORY, CIVICS, ALGEBRA, MANUAL TRAINING GRACE SLEMMER Secretary to Supi. W. O. Moore. FACULTY I L G. L. GEIGER DAVID HENDERSON FRED PIERSON B. S. in Agriculture Ohio State Universiry. B- A- Wowler Cvllrsn- Wilmington College. M, A, ohio grate University, PHYSIOLOGY, ALGEBRA, PUBLIC Ohio State University. VQCATIQNAL AGRICULTURE, SPEAKING, PHYSICAL EDUCATION GENERAL SCIENCE, HISTORY FARM SHOP CIVICS, ASTRONOMY, PHYSICAL EDUCATION nion School Custodians CARL HANNUM MRS. CARL HANNUM MRS. T. L. STEVENS TIP STEVENS 0140 l Classes SENIORS Top Row-MISS ERMA STEARNS KClass spofnsorj, MARY JANE BRICELY, MARY LOUISE BLAIR, HELEN BILS, RITA DANNENHAUER. Row two-Class Oyjicers -- EDWINA DUMM, RUTH DUMM, BARBARA FRITCHIE, JANE KERR. Row three-JOAN KUENZLI, JACQUELINE LAUCHER, GWENDOLYN MYERS, ANITA MAE WALTON, RUBY WILLIAMS, MARJORIE WOLFRUM. SENIORS Top row-THEODORE BLASER, RICHARD BEINBRECH, MORRIS GILLESPIE, FRANCIS HETZEL. Row two-PAUL I-IILDEBRAND, DALE HUDSON, ROBERT JOHNS, CHARLES PAGNARD. Row three-PAUL PAGNARD, GEORGE PFEIFER, DON REYNOLDS, CARL SCHWABEL, CHESTER SHAMBAUGH, ARTHUR WHEELER. wil' SE IORS Top T020-FREDERICK BALDUF,' BETTY BARTH, GLENN BARICK, ETHEL BARTH, CLIFFORD BEAR, PAULINE BOWER. Row 7'Jw0-EUGENE BOWER, MADELINE BROWN, THOMAS BOWMAN, VIRGINIA CAYLOR. Row three-FREDERICK BINAU, EVELYN CLARK, EDWIN CLINGER, MAXINE CLEMENTS. SENIORS Top row-RICHARD CORNELY, HAZEL CRAYCRAFT, DONALD COURTAD, HAZEL EARP, ROBERT HEI-IR, MARJORIE FREDERICK. Row two-DWIGHT HOTELLING, AGATHA FREY, JUNIOR ILES, LEOTA BELLE HALL. Row three-BYRON LAY, VERGENE HINES, ANDREW LARICK, MARY ALICE LUCAS. SENIORS Top row-BERNARD KIN, ALOYSIUS KRANTZ. Row two-ANN MILLER, GLENN MCCLAIN, ALICE PFEIFER, ROBERT MCCLAIN. Row ULTGG-PAUL MiYRES, HELEN LOUISE RANGELER, M:ARY JANE STANS- BERY, GALE SMITH, BETTY JANE STURY, PAUL SMYTHE. SE IORS Top row--JUNIOR SNYDER, HERMAN SPELLERBERG. Row two--BETTY JANE WALTON, THOMAS STEPIIAN, EVA WELKER, MARVIN SWIHART. Row three-MIRIAM WILL, KENNETH WALTON, VIRGINIA WILSON, LA VERNE VVEATHERHOLTZ, ALTA MAE YOUNG, VERCO WEATHERHOLTZ. -+4-Q 0210- ' JU IORS Top Row-MR. GOTTFRIED CsponsorJ, HAROLD BARDON, HUBERT BARTH, VIRGINIA BERG, HELEN BINAU, DALE BLAIR, JOSEPH BOES, MARIAN BOWEN, CRAIG BOWMAN. Row two-MARGARET BROWN, JEAN BURKS, VERNON BURKS, ALYCE CAMPBELL, ROSEMARY CLABAUGH, PATRICIA CORNELY, JESSIE CORNISH, DALE COURTAD, RUTH COURTAD. Row three-YVONNE CULVER, BARBARA DILLON, MARY JEAN EMICK, MARY LOUISE GAMBER, MONNIE GARBER, MILDRED GEIGER, ZILPHA GIBSON, LEROY GOTTFRIED, MAXINE HANNUM. Row four-RICHARD HEHR, FRANKLIN HILL, VIRGINIA HOLLANSHEAD, FLOY JANE I-IOUSER, ANN HUDSON, ELIZABETH IRWIN, PAUL KROCK, LINDA LARICK, MAXINE LAY. Row five-BETTY LAYMAN, GEORGIA LIANOS, RUTH LININGER, MAURICE LOGSDON, MAXINE LYON, MARGARET MAFFETT, RICHARD MCCLAIN, CAROL MILLER, WILLIAM MILUM. JUNIORS Top Row-ANN MOLONEY, JAMES MOON, GERTRUDE MYERS, REBECCA MYERS, PAUL NEWCOMER, JANET ORIANS, SARAH JANE OSBORN, ELIZABETH REAMSNYDER, BETTY ROBEY. Row twof-FRANKLIN ROBEY, RICHARD SCHOENBERGER, DONNA SCHWABEL, ALICE SHAFER, BETTY IRENE SHAMBAUGH, DONNA SHAMBAUGH, LILY MAE SHAMBAUGH, MARJORIE SMITH, BYRON SNYDER. Row three-STANTON SOUTHWARD, ROSEMARY SPELLERBERG, EDWARD STRASSER, CAROL STRUB, RICHARD SWOVERLAND, FRED TAYLOR, MAURICE THIEL, EUGENE TIVENAN, VELMA TRACHSEL. Row four-PATRICIA VIVIAN, RICHARD VOLZ, LEONARD WAGNER, JUSTIN WALTON, MIRIAM WAL- TON, ADDA JANE WEIKER, MURRAY WITHROW, Class Officers. Row five-JEAN WOLFRUM, WILLIAM WOOD, ANNA RUTH WORTH, MARGARET WUESCHER, DONALD YOUNG, RAY YOUNG. SGPHOMORES Top Row-MISS MAMIE STEARNS Qsponsorl, MARGARET BARTH, HARRY BEIDELSCHIES, THOMAS BEINBRECH, ROBERT BILS, HELEN BINAU, WALTER BRAGG, ETHEL BROWN, GRACE BUTCHER. Row two-MAXINE CARR, DONALD CASTANIEN, PHILLIP CLINGER, ELIZABETH CORNELY, GEORGE CORNISH, ROBERT CORNISH, DONALD COTTRELL, DANIEL CRATES, MARVIN CRATES. Row three-PAUL CRUM, JANE DANNENHAUER, KATHLEEN DENMAN, PAUL DILLION, CARL FIS-HER, PAUL FOX, LLOYD FRATER, RICHARD GAVER, JEAN GILLESPIE. Row four-JAMES GRAHAM, RICHARD GUENTHER, WILLIAM HART, JOAN HEHR, MARY LOUISE HENRY, MARILYN JANE HENRY, EDWARD HESSLEY, CATHERINE HORN, BETTY HOTTMAN. Row five-DOROTHY HOTTMAN, MARTHA JEAN HOWARD, LAWSON ILES, HAROLD KAUBLE, JAMES KAUBLE, MARY KAYE, THOMAS KELLY, JEAN KINLEY, DOROTHY LARCOMB. X ,,., a -. 0240 SOPHOMORES Tow Row Row Row Row Row-JEAN LAUCHER, EDWIN LAWRENCE, WAYNE LEIGHTY, FRANCIS LENHART, LOUISE LOWRY, RAY LOWTHER, RICHARD LUCAS, JACK LUST, SUSAN MATTHEW. two-ROSEMARY McCARTHY, LEEFEALICE MQCLAIN, RICHARD MINER, CREIGHTON MOON, ANN MYERS, HAROLD MYERS, WILLIAM NORTON, DANIEL PAGNARD, LOUISE PHILLIPS. thrze-IRVIN RANGELER, ANNA LOUISE ROBEY, ROY ROSSEL, CHARLES RUSSEL, JEAN SCHNELKER, RICHARD STEPHAN, MINOR SHAFER, Class Officers. four-CHARLES SLEMMER, RALPH STONEBURNER, HELEN STRASSER, DARREL SWINEHART, IDELLA THIEL, DONALD ULRICH. five-ROBERT VIVIAN, EUGENE VOGEL, JUSTIN VOLZ, ROBERT WEATHERHOLTZ, ALICE WEAVER. 0250 FRESH TowRow-MISS ALBAN fsponsm, DOROTHY AMERT, CALVIN ARMSTRONG, MARION BARDON, BETTY BARTH, DELBERT BARTH, EUGENE BARTH, LOUISE BEAMER. Row two-CLYDE BENNETT, JACK BIANCHI, JAMES BICKHAM, CHRISTINE BILLHARDT, IDA BILL- INGS, GERALD BINAU, ELMA BOWEN, ALICE BOWMAN. Row three-BARBARA BOWMAN, BONNIE CAMPBELL, OWEN JUNIOR CARR, JEAN ANNE CASTANIEN, MARION CHADWICK, MARGARET CLARK, ROBERT CLEMENTS. Row four-ALICE CLINGER, ROBERT CLINGER, PEGGY LEE COONS, CALVIN CRATES, CATHERINE CRIST, JEANNE CRUM, JOHN DARDINGER, FRANCIS DIEBERT. Row five-DORIS DUFFIELD, BETTY FEIGHNER, MIRIAM GOHL, JEANNE GOTTFRIED, LORAINE GROVER, CHARLES HARMAN, ROBERT HECKER, BEULAH HEFFELFINGER. Row six--ROSALIE HEHR, MARJORIE HENRY, DOROTHY HESSLEY, JOYCE HETZEL, IMELDA HOFF- MAN, JEAN HOUSER, EMMA IRWIN, JOHN KAIL. I L i FRESH Top Row-BETTY JOHNSON, MARILYN KRAUS, DWIGHT KOEHLER, MARY ALICE LAWRENCE, FRANK LEVIN, RICHARD LININGER, GENE LUCAS, REBECCA MCCARTHY. Row two4LAURA MQCLAIN, PHYLLIS MILLER, RICHARD MOON, LETHA MORRIS, RONALD MYERS HELEN NORRIS, KENNETH WOERNER, VIRGINIA PATCHETT. Rowthree--ESTHER POOL, BERNARD RALL, DOROTHY RALL, ARDEN ROGERS, BETTY SALES IRENE SCHNELKER, IRENE SCHUSTER, JOHN SCHWABEL. RowfourYPATRICIA SCHWILK, FRANKLIN SMYTHE, FRANCES STANSBERY, LEON STEPHAN, ROBERT STERNER, VERNON STOKER, THOMAS STRASSER, JOYCE SWARTZ. Row five-PAUL SWARTZ, EILEEN TAYLOR, DONALD THIEL, LORETTA THIEL, VERA THIEL, ROB ERT WALL, ANN WALTON, DALE WALTON. Row six-JAMES WALTON, DORIS WEATHERHOLTZ, BERNADETTE WELTY, LOUISE WILLIAMS, MIRIAM WILSON, RUTH WITHROW, HELEN WITZEL, Class Officers. 1 Q EIGHTH GRADE MEMBERS OF THE EIGHTH GRADE WERE! JEAN BARTH, MARGARET BARTH, THELMA BEAMER, JOHN BENNETT, JAMES BLASER, HELEN BOEHM, GLENN BOWER, ROBERT BOWMAN, MILTON BOUCHER, BILLY BRICELY, BILLY BRITTING- HAM, RICHARD BROOKS, BETTY BURKEY, ALFRED CORNISH, MARILYN CXOURTAD, RICHARD COURTAD, LOUISE CRAM, MARY ETTA CRATES, TOM DENMAN, NORMA DUMM, MABLE EHRHART, MARTHA GABRIEL, THELMA GILBERT, JACK GILLESPIE, HAROLD KILLILAND, JAMES GOHL, GENE GOTTFRIED, MARY LOU GREGORY, JAMES HALE, ELMER HALL, MARY ALICE HARMAN, GERALD HICKS, CLAIR HILE, STUART HOLLANSHEAD, PAUL HOTELLING, MELVIN' ILES, BETTY KIMBLE, LOREN KUENZLI, MARY LOUISE LONG, VIRGINIA LOWRY, ARTHUR MARTIN, FRANKLIN MCCLAIN, KENNETH McKEE, SUSAN MILLER, BETTY MORRIS, DOROTHY MOSES, HOWARD PAGNARD, HELENA PERRI, DOROTHY PHILIPS, ALBERA REBER, MAUD RICHARDSON, SALLY RIESER, PHYLLIS ROSSEL, EUGENE SCHECK, SUZANNE SCHINDLER, PAUL SEILER, MILDRED SELLERS, BETTY SHAMBAUGH, PAULINE SMALLEY, MILDRED SNYDER, ROBERT SNYDER, TOM SNYDER, FRANKLIN SPEARS, TOM SPELLERBERG, MARION STALTER, BETTY LOU STANSBERY, MARY K. STANSBERY, DAVID STANSBERY, EVA STROUB, PAUL STRUB, HELEN STUBB, ZELDA STURY, CLARA SWARTZ, MEL- FORD SWINEHART, CHARLES WALTON, DOROTHY WAREEL, CALVIN WEATHERHOLTZ. JEAN WILLIAMS. v SE TH GRADE MEMBERS OF THE SEVENTH GRADE WERE! NEVA ALSPACH, MARGIE ALTVATER, BEATRICE ARNOLD, HELEN BARICK, JUNE BARTH, EDWARD BEARD, ROSEMARY BILLINGS, DOROTHY BOWMAN, MARJORIE BRICELY, PHYLLIS BUTCHER, NORMAN CARPENTER, ANN CASTANIEN, DONALD CLABAUGH, RICHARD COONS, IRENE CORNISH, RICHARD COURTAD, LLOYD EATHERTON, AUDREY ENDERS, MIRIAM J. ENDERS, ANNABELL FEELEY, MARGARET FREY, EDWARD GAMBER, ROSALEE HAMM, GLADYS HEFFELFINGER, KEN- NETH HENRY, JO ANN HUDSON, JACK KAUBLE, JOYCE KEMMERLEY, PAUL KOEHLER, BARBARA LARCOMB, CALVIN LAY, BETTY EVELYN LEAR, JACK MCELDOWNEY, GERALD MOORE, LILLIAN MYERS, MINNIE ONEY, JO ANN PATCHETT, DAVID PEES, THOMAS REBER, BYRON RICHARDSON, ESTHER RICHARDSON, ROBERT RICHARDSON, DONALD RIFE, JAMES SCHULTZ, JACK SCHWILK, JAMES SEIM, HELEN MARIE SHAFER, IDA SMYTHE, GENE STANSBERY, LOLA MAY SWARTZ, RUTHANNA SWARTZ, MIRIAM SWINEHART, PHYLLIS JEAN SWOVERLAND, MARTHA TSCHANEN, JACK ULRICH, JOAN ULRICH, PHYLLIS WAGNER, GEORGE WALTON, ROBERT WOERNER, FRED- ERICK ZELLER. POST GRADUATES This is the eighth year that Junior College courses have been ottered in the Upper Sandusky High School. Some twenty students returned as post graduates last tall to take advantage ot this work. The students are privileged to take almost any subject that they may desire. Bookkeeping, typing, shorthand, psychology, college English, mathematics, chemistry, drawing, physics, and home economics were among some of the subjects chosen this year. A group ot post graduates is pictured above. They are: Wilbur Stephan, Flor- ence Schlup, Irene Stansbery, Edna Hall, Evelyn Swinehart, Janet Moser, Olive Larick, Arthur Binau, Edward Bremyer, Mary Louise Bower, Ruth Strub, Frances Holzwarth, Helen Newcomer, Lucille Ulrich, and Lewis Rucker. Organizations Snapshots - Auto raphs J j' ' ykjf . fi . ,- x .71 ju Q Q .fly ' J' J Senior Band STRIKE UP THE BAND! At its forceful reverbrations we all stopped to listen, for we love its stirring music. We thrilled with pride as we watched the boys and girls in their snappy uniforms march majestically across the gridiron, or lead a parade along the streets of our town. The Senior Band followed the football team to all of the games except Harding High. Its music added color and enthusiasm to the games. This year the band made a very fine showing on the football field. The drills and formations dis- played between halves were Well executed and much appreciated by football fans. During the year the band participated in a two-day festival at Paulding, Ohio and acted as host to a number of bands from other schools at our annual Band Festival on May 5. Mr. Assenheimer ably directed the band. He was assisted by the following officers: Robert McClain, president, Paul Hildebrand, vice-president, Richard Schoenberger, secretary and treasurer, and Creighton Moon, librarian. The drum majors were Patricia Cornely and Creighton Moon. We, the senior members ot the band, wish to express our appreciation to Mr. Assenheimer for his able leadership. In parting we wish the band much success in the years to follow. HELEN RANGELER. Music Fills the Air . Q- 34 Q- THE SWING BAND, THE SOPHISTICATED SWINGSTERS ot U. S. H. S., has become quite popular with the student body. It has furnished music tor school parties and was in demand tor numerous functions outside ot school. The band was composed oi eleven members. The leader of the group was Charles Pagnard. This year the band was fortunate in having the assistance of Mr. Assenheimer who willingly aided them twice a week in rehearsals. JANE KERR. THE SENIOR ORCHESTRA is one of the finest organizations of our school. Ot all the fine arts, music is per- haps the most uplifting and the most inspirational to both the player and the listener. Thirty-one boys and girls met three times a Week, under the direction of Mr. Assenheimer for the purpose ot becoming better musicians. One had only to listen to a selection by the orchestra to know that much progress was being made. Annually the orchestra elects otticers to guide them in their work. This year James Moon served as president, Creighton Moon as vice-president, Virginia Hol- lanshead as secretary and treasurer, and Barbara Bowman as librarian. J ANE KERR. THE PEP BAND has completed its second successful year under the leadership ot Mr. Assenheimer. It you were a basketball tan you have both seen and heard them at the games. Students followed the pulsating rhythm ot their music down to the big gym tor trequent pep meetings during the year. The Pep Band was composed ot one or more members from each section ot the Senior Band. This organization has helped to create the will-to-win at pep meet- ings and at basketball games. Whenever enthusiasm, plus a lot of noise was needed, the members ot the pep band were on hand to supply a quantity of both. Without them school lite would be much too quiet and dull, so we are hoping that they will be with us again next year. HERMAN SPELLERBERG. Melody Takes Form THE SENIOR CHORUS and the glee clubs of U. S. H. S. have Worked diligently to bring forth and to pre- sent harmony that is satisfying and pleasing. Under the able direction of Mr. Assenheimer, voices have been developed and talent has been discovered. The Senior Chorus is composed of both boys and girls who are selected from the two glee clubs. This year the chorus boasts of forty-seven members and a very efficient pianist, Jane Herr. The group, along with the various instrumental organ- izations of our school, participated in many programs presented in the high school auditorium. We are proud of the achievements of the Senior Chorus. THE SENIOR BOYS' GLEE CLUB fully realized that "Without a song the clay would never end" so they proceeded to sing our blues away Whenever an opportunity was provided. Thirty-eight boys, some very tall and some very short, some with deep voices and some with scarcely any voice at all, met each Thursday With their instructor, Mr. Assenheimer. They sang spirituals, southern melodies, classical scores, and ditties ot every sort with all the enthusiasm and vigor of modern youth. In passing, all We can say is that We are sorry We did not have an opportunity to hear these aspiring young artists more often. THE SENIOR GIRLS' GLEE CLUB afforded musical training for those who were interested in voice culture. This year forty-nine girls, under the capable direction of Mr. Assenheimer, took advantage of the opportunities afforded by this musical organization. The girls sang for school programs, and their selections were much appreciated by the audience. The girls met once each Week in the auditorium for practice. Virginia Hol- lanshead ably accompanied the group on the piano. From this group of girls and from the Boys' Glee Club, members of the Senior Chorus were selected. JANE KERR. Music Hath Charms I o-38-o THE JUNIOR CHORUS has had an interesting calendar of events during the year. For several months the chorus studied the music and the customs of many foreign countries. Octavo work proved tolbe another popular study for the girls. The chorus, which met twice a week under the able direction of Miss Artz, was divided into three sections-first and second sopranos and altos. This group did considerable three-part singing and enjoyed it very much. As a result of the training received in this musical organization, the members of the Junior Chorus have enriched their knowledge and appreciation of music. RUTH VVITHROW. THE JUNIOR BAND, a group of eager lads and lassies, worked diligently this year in order to improve their technique and to increase their knowledge of instrumental music. Most of these young musicians have fond hopes of becoming members of the Senior Band as soon as that opportunity arrives. Our school offers its students various educational activities in addition to regu- lar class work. The Junior Band, directed by Mr. Assenheimer, offers younger students, who are musically inclined, an opportunity to prepare themselves for more advanced musical training. In addition to the educational value of such training, much pleasure is derived from the regular rehearsals, and a co-operative spirit is fostered among the members of the band. JOYCE HETZEL. THE MAIN CORRIDOR IN THE UNION BUILDING serves as a thoroughfare for faculty members and students. The office of our superintendent is located near the center of this corridor. Here Mr. Moore may be found at his desk ready to listen to our problems and willing to help us solve our difficulties. At the west end of this lengthy hallway is located the office and the classroom of our principal. Mr. Houpt stands steadfast at the wheel working out the problems of our school and guiding many pupils along the proper paths of knowledge. What finer example of school life could be found than this Corridor along which students may meet fellow classmates, consult members of the faculty, read a bit in the library, secure a textbook, or even gossip a bit between classes? LAVERNE WEATHERHOLTZ. Fellowship and Fun -040-0 PERSONALITY PLUS was the theme ot the Girl Reserves this year. The meetings, which were designed to develop the personality ot each girl, were in charge ot committees under the guidance of cabinet officers. During the year speakers were heard on such sub- ject as: health, good grooming, charm, and etiquette. This organization, under the supervision ot the adviser, Miss Pease, and the assistant adviser, Miss Alban, endeavored to give its members outside activities which were educational and entertaining. The most outstanding of these activities were: the annual Gypsy l-like, the Hiddies' Christmas Party, the Leap Year Party, the Mother-Daughter Banquet, and the Senior Breakfast. The Girl Reserves also sponsored a play, "The Other Ghost." To create triendship among the girls, the Big Sister idea, a plan whereby the senior members took charge ot the pledges, was carried out. The year's program was concluded with a second Gypsy Hike, at which time the otticers tor the en- suing year were installed. ANN NTILLER. F. P. A. ACTIVITIES for the year were varied, educational, and interesting. Each student had a super- vised practice in addition to his project program. An indexed notebook that is growing into a usable work was begun by each member of the organization. The local and county corn-husking contest last fall, the Oratorical Contest, the Parliamentary Procedure Team, the Apple and Potato Judging teams, and the pest hunt were outside activities participated in by the class. The winning ot the Sixth District basketball championship was an outstanding accomplishment for the F. F. A. "I believe in my own ability to work etticiently and to think clearly," was the motto for the year. PAUL MYERS. A PROGRESSIVE HI-Y CLUB has completed another very interesting year. The increased interest, which came as a result of a strong membership drive last fall, brought into the club a large number ot new boys, all pledged to "create, establish, and extend throughout the high school and the community high standards of Christian living." Their motto was "Clean speech, clean scholarship, clean living, and clean athletics." The members of the club took part in the various meetings, parties, and swims which were held throughout the year. They were the guests ot the Girl Reserves at a Leap Year Party. The officers this year were: Paul Smythe, president, Herman Spellerberg, vice- president, Tom Bowman, secretary, and James Moon, treasurer. Mr. Tschantz was the adviser. PAUL SMYTHE. Progress and Culture -0-420 THE PHONETIC WRITERS' CLUB is an organization of the Senior Shorthand students. New views of business life are brought to the members through interesting speakers who hold responsible business positions. In this Way the members become familiar with the require- ments that are to be met before they can successfully hold commercial positions. The officers for the year Were: Carl Schwabel, president, Virginia Wilson, Vice- president, Mary Louise Blair, secretary-treasurer. Miss Jean Golling is the sponsor. THE PURPOSES OI-' EL CIRCULO CASTELLANO de Cortez y La Sociedad Internacional de Las Estudiantes are: a more enlightened Americanism through an appreciation of the Spanish origin of a significant part of our national culture, an effective substitute for travel as a means for achieving desirable interests, attitudes, and appreciation in the field of Spanish and Spanish- American cultures, and a background in worthy attitudes, interests, and opportun- ities for integration with other fields of the curriculum and with community life. Excluding Haiti, Brazil, and the few small British, French and Dutch colonies, Spanish is the language of all of the Western world south of the United States. The students had correspondence with pupils in these various countries, thus increas- ing their knowledge of the Spanish people and their language. Helen Bils led the group as president, with the help df Ted Blaser as vice- president, Mary Louise Blair as secretary, Robert McClain as treasurer, and the entire club as assistants. Miss Helen Pease was the adviser of the club. HELEN BILS. CICERO AND VERGIL would probably fancy this group above all others. The Latin Club, Sodalitas Latina, was composed of third and fourth-year students. The group enjoyed sev- eral interesting meetings at the homes of various members. The officers for the club were: Edwin Clinger, president, Anita Walton, vice- president, Patricia Vivian, treasurer, and Richard Swoverland, secretary. Miss Erma Stearns was the class instructor and club adviser. LAVERNE WEATHERHOLTZ. Learning By Doing -o-44-Q W n n 1 THE OFFICE WORKERS' group is composed of volunteer workers from the various typing classes. They constitute a staff which very cheerfully aids Miss Slemmer and Miss Golling in carrying out the innumerable clerical duties ot the school. Their work consists of making up and distributing the daily absentee records, distributing mail, typing copies of tests, plays, essays, songs, and other material tor the teachers and tor many organizations of the community, cutting stencils for programs and tickets tor school and church entertainments. The Office Workers give unselfishly ot their time and energy, and we wish to express the school's appreciation ot them. HOME ECONOMICS CLASSES Dining car number two! Here's something really new, Watch out tor the Home Ec. Class Led by Miss Stearns, a very cheerful lass. Their desserts are always delicious, The main dish is very nutritious. They co-operate in a business way, Don't let that lead you astray. They sing, dance, and tease, But try awfully hard to please. This is a very important call, Approach with care, prices low- They're careless with their laughter, Upper Sandusky Home Ec It rings from every wall and ratter. Let's gol JEAN GILLESPIE. A BOYS' SAFETY PATROL was organized in the fall ot 1958 tor the purpose ot protecting school children. This organization proved so successful that it Was continued a second year. Seven high-school boys, under the supervision ot Irvin Tschantz, made up the patrol. Ray Young, James Kauble, and Justin Walton were on duty in the morning and again in the evening. Charles Slemrner, Richard Schoenberger, Richard Swoverland, and Edward Strasser had charge of noon-hour patrol duties. In addition to guarding crossings near the school, these boys made themselves very useful on the playground. The patrol served faithfully in all kinds ot weather. The work ot this organization is much appreciaied, and the boys are to be commended tor their fine work. AGATHA FREY. Union School Rah, Rah, Rah, YEA Rah, Rah, Upper High! Upper Rah, Rah, Upper High! Upper Rah, Rah, Upper High! Upper UPPER! High! High! High! R-A-M-S PL-A-M-S R-A-M-S RAMS --- RAMS --- RAMS Athletics Q sw vrsxgf WX JJ! ffm Healthful Training MEMBERS OF THE ATHLETIC BOARD spent much time and effort endeavoring to give all boys and girls who wish to participate in some form of athletics an opportunity to do so. It is through this board that games are scheduled, equipment purchased, letters awarded, and the athletic program, in general, determined. The board this year was composed of Mr. Cope, director, Mr. Houpt, secretary- treasurer, Mr. Osborn, member of the board of education, Mr. Gottfried, faculty manager, Miss Miner, girls' physical education, Mr. Henderson, basketball coach, and Mr. Pierson, football coach. PHYSICAL EDUCATION CLASSES broke the monotony of classroom routine twice a week. A large number of girls registered for these classes, and Miss Miner endeavored to make the program varied and interesting. The principal sports were: basketball, volley-ball, tumbling, and dancing. When the weather permitted, baseball, soccer baseball, and other outdoor games were played. For the benefit of the entire school, intramural tournaments in basketball and volley-ball were held. The physical education classes gave demonstrations of their work between halves at several basketball games this year. ANN MILLER. BOYS' PHYSICAL EDUCATION CLASSES this year were made up of eighty boys ranging from the seventh to the twelfth grades. At the beginning of the year the boys were supervised by I-'red Pierson, but due to his resignation Coach Dave Henderson took charge of the work. The boys were divided into tour classes with class leaders for each group. These squads served as competitive teams in the various sports which were a part of their class work. Early spring called for tumbling, baseball, track, and field work as well as fundamental group and squad games. VERCO WEATHERHOLTZ. Rams Football Rams Top Row-COACH HENDERSON, MORRIS GILLESPIE, FRANK ROBEY, CHESTER SHAMBAUGH, ARTHUR WHEELER, ROBERT WEATHER!-IOLTZ, DON REYNOLDS, BILL WOOD, LAWSON ILE3, JUNIOR SNYDER, DANIEL CRATES, COACH PIERSON. Row two-ROY LOWTHER, DALE HUDSON, DICK LUCAS, LEONARD WAGNER, LA VERNE WEATHER- HOLTZ, CHARLES SLEMMER, RICHARD SCHOENBERGER, FRANCIS HETZEL, VERCO WEATH- ERHOLTZ, CRAIG BOWMAN, ROY ROSSEL. Row three-DELBERT BARTH, ROBERT HECKER, CHARLES RUSSEL, DONALD YOUNG, JOHN DAR- DINGER, BILL DREXEL, DICK SWOVERLAND, CALVIN CRATES, EDWARD RODEHEAVER. Our football squad proved itself a dependable and a hard-fighting team on the gridiron. With only a few exceptions, the team returned to the showers after each game with spirits high and with another victory won. An outstanding event ot the season was the Rams' victory over that practi- cally undefeated Carey eleven, although the odds were all on the Blue and White. VERCO WEATHERHOLTZ. Q 50 -X Senior Varsity CAPTAIN FRANCIS HETZEL, Haltback- His ability as a player and his good sportsmanship made Francis the worthy captain of his team. DALE HUDSON, Ouarterback- "Squeak" was the team's handyman, a player equal to one hundred-ten pounds ot dynamite. VERCO WEATHERHOLTZ, Right Guard-"Carmichael" played in every game. He was a Valuable asset to the team. ARTHUR WHEELER, Left Tackle- "Art" was a modest man who fought hard under tire and really got results. DON REYNOLDS, Center-Don was big, tough, and full ot fight. He knew his foolball, he was invaluable to tho toam, EUGENE BOWER, Fullback-"Fleet toot" was the fastest man on the team and the best ball carrier. CHESTER SHAMBAUGH, Right Tackle -"Chet" was a three-year man. He will be hard to replace next year. LA VERNE WEATHERHOLTZ, Lett Guard-A player who could give as well as take. LaVerne said little, but he played hard and consistently. JUNIOR SNYDER, Lett End-Dependf able, tast. The man who was usually elected to carry the ball on end- around plays. ' 0510 l l 1 l Football Facts THE HARDING-UPPER TILT, our season's opener, proved to be an exciting and scrappy game. Under the guidance of two new coaches, the team treked to Harding High School. The Upper Rams were outplayed by a larger and more experienced team, and they lost by a 34 to 12 count. THE LA RUE-UPPER TILT found the Rams brimming over with determination. Upper plowed into the LaRue team, and with ease defeated them 60 to 0. THE ST. WENDELIN-UPPER TILT gave the team a jolt that they won't forget. The Rams went to Fostoria rated two to one the better team, and played a decisive game for four quar- ters. However, when the final gun was fired, the cards had turned in favor of the Saints. Score 13 to 0. THE CALVERT-UPPER TILT represented one of the best come- backs of the season when Upper sur- prised the over-confident Calvert team. The Rams accomplished a phe- nomenal feat by tying the powerful Tiffin-Calvert championship team 7 to 7. THE CAREY-UPPER CONTEST, THE MADISON-UPPER TILT brought disappointment to the Rams who journeyed to Mansfield again rated to win. Outplaying their rivals and leading 7 to 6 at the half, Upper failed to score in the second half and lost 13 to 7. THE MARYSVILLE-UPPER TILT resulted in the biggest defeat of the season. The Rams encountered a two- hundred pound team. A third of Up- per's men were on the injured list. De- feat was almost inevitable. The final score read 27 to 0 in favor of Marys- ville. THE FOREST-UPPER TILT brought Upper's team back into its own territory and to teams of its own size. The Rams showed football fans what they could do by defeating Forest 6 to 0. THE MT. BLANCHARD-UPPER TILT proved that a team cannot be judged by the number of games lost and won. We dislike to admit it, but the Mt. Blanchard team defeated the Rams 20 to 6 on Upper's own field. an annual Armistice Day event between Carey and Upper, was a game long to be remembered. Both teams had considerable at stake-reputations, personal pride, the county championship, and best of all, a beautiful new trophy. From the sound of the opening gun, every player was on his toes giving everything he had. When the final gun sounded, Upper's team quietly packed up its paraphernalia, the "trophy," and thirteen points and came home proud victors after a hard-fought battle. VERCO WEATHERHOLTZ. 1939 TEAM Sycamore Kenton Fostoria Wharton Alumni St. Wendelin Eden Carey Willard Washington Harpster St. Wendelin Mt. Gilead Ada Carey Clyde Findlay Alumni C. Basketball Schedule 1 940 THEY WE 15 27 44 14 30 33 27 23 26 28 38 30 27 44 32 30 44 28 H. 18 17 36 38 30 32 34 38 46 23 28 25 35 48 51 25 26 23 -lo-X4f5'4b---- Our Appreciation Lost or Won Won Lost Won Lost Won Lost Won Lost Lost Lost Won Won Won Lost Lost Won Lost Lost THE SENIOR MEMBERS ot both the football and the basketball teams wish to express their gratitude and appreciation to the athletic board, to the student body, faculty, and local sports fans, and to the coaches tor their loyal support and keen interest in the year's athletic program. 0-530- l Rams Basketball Rams TupRow-ROBERT VIVIAN, MURRAY WITHROW, ROBERT HECKER, CHARLES SLEMMER, MILTON BOUCHER, VERNON STOKER. Row two-DWIGHT KOEHLER, CREIGHTON MOON, DICK SCHOENBERGER, FRANK ROBEY, CRAIG BOWMAN, LAWSON ILES. Row three-RICHARD GAVER, FRANCIS HETZEL, JUNIOR SNYDER, CHESTER SHAMBAUGH, DALE SHAMBAUGH, DALE HUDSON, RICHARD GUENTHER. Hetzel, Robey, Guenther, Hudson, Schoenberger, Bowman, and Shambaugh backed by the reserves spelled basketball for Upper High. The Rams played a brand of basketball which was decisive from the start. The team was coached by Dave Henderson. With his efficient help, the Rams Won eight of the seventeen games which were scheduled for them in this year. Frank Robey, Upper's leading scorer and key man, has one more year to play. Dick Guenther, a sophomore, rated varsity this year and showed much ability as a player. Craig Bowman, a junior, showed sparkling ability in the varsity forward position. Dick Schoenberger, also a junior and a reliable man, will make his final appearance on the varsity next year. Lawson Iles and Creighton Moon topped the reserves in playing ability, and they Will be important figures among the regular players next year. The other reserves were faithful and loyal, and they, too, deserve a vote of thanks from their teammates and friends. VERCO WEATHERHOLTZ. 0 Q Senior Basketeers CHESTER SHAMBAUGH-Although not a regular starter, "Chet" had what it takes to be a real player-conti- dence and determination. FRANCIS HETZEL - An aggressive player who developed into a reliable defense mani he ably served as acting captain most of the season. DALE HUDSON-The smallest man on the team, but not the least in skill. A tough game never daunted "Squeek." JUNIOR SNYDER-A splendid exam- ple of how hard Work and a good at- titude serves to develop a dependable basketball player. Intramural Sports During the basketball season an intramural basketball program was arranged. Each class and the faculty were represented. These games were played every Tuesday after school and provided much entertainment for both spectators and participants. The final figures went something like this: the ninth grade won for junior high, and the tenth grade won for senior high. Immediately following the basketball season, the annual foul-shooting contest took place. Frank Robey starred for the senior-high boys, Kenneth McKee for the junior-high boys, and Gertrude Myres took first place among the girls. A new sport will enter U. S. H. S. this spring. Horseshoe pitching teams are to be organized, and many enthusiastic players are anxious to enter into this out- door sport. Due to the fact that U. S. H. S. will have no regulation baseball team this spring, an interclass baseball schedule is being arranged by Coach Henderson. The junior high boys will compete with the senior-high boys for the championship. On the whole, the athletic program in our school has been a successful one. Many of the boys and the girls will review the Various events of the year with pleasure. May we take this opportunity to express our thanks to those who have made better athletics possible in our school during 1939-1940. VERCO WEATHERHOLTZ. av- 0 Senior S . gk Activities Annual Staff All things must have a beginning. The 1940 Indian Village had its beginning at a Senior meeting in the fall, when LaVerne Weatherholtz was elected Editor-in- Chief. A very efficient staff was promptly organized with Robert McClain as business manager. Under the direction of Miss Hetzel, operations soon began in earnest. The photography staff, which was managed by Thomas Bowman, began its work quite early in the year. This group found itself confronted with many diffi- culties as it tried to arrange schedules for the pictures of all the classes and organ- izations in U. S. H. S. Long hours were spent in attempting to get just the right pictures. Meanwhile, the advertising solicitors under the supervision of Arthur Wheeler were busy. They found that they, too, had no easy task. Working at odd hours, and sometimes under trying circumstances, this group contributed greatly to the financial success of our annual. Soon after the second semester began, Paul Smythe met with his sales group and mapped out a campaign. The Senior Class was divided into several groups. The annual salesmen, with the help of the entire class, made an intensive canvass of the school and the local community for they were determined to sell three hundred copies of the 1940 Indian Village. All of this time, the editorial staff had been busily arranging the materials and pictures, composing interesting White-ups, and assembling the book. The planning of a suitable "dummy" was a I-lerculean task according to the editor, but each member of the staff was assigned some definite part, and the work went forward without too many hitches. The sound judgment of Ann Miller, the assistant editor proved invaluable to the staff as it labored over editorial and financial problems during the year. The treasurer, Miriam Will, had considerable responsibility, but she proved herself to very efficient and helpful in handling the financial problems connected with the publication of our year book. The Annual Staff, with the generous assistance of Miss Hetzel, our adviser, has published a book which should serve as a lasting memorial for this year's graduating class. The Editor-in-Chief wishes to take this opportunity to thank the members of his staff and Miss Hetzel for their co-operation and assistance in making the publi- cation of the 1940 Indian Village possible. LAVERNE WEATHERHOLTZ, Editor-in-Chief. Indian Village Staff EDITOR-IN-CHIEF LAVERNE WEATHERIIOLTZ ASSISTANT EDITOR ANN MILLER BUSINESS MANAGER ROBERT IWCCLAIN EDITORIAL STAFF VIRGINIA VVILSON .... ........... C CLZQYLOICLV AGATHA FREY ..... ........... A 'Ft Editor THOMAS BOWMAN ..... Photography Editor HELEN RANGELER ......... Snapshot Editor JANE KERR, BARBARA FRITCHIE, MARY LOUISE BLAIR, BETTY BARTH .Social Editors ANITA WILSON ................. Historian VERCO WEATI-IERHOLTZ ....... Sports Editor HAZEL CRAYCRAFT ...... .......... T ypist BUSINESS STAFF ROBERT MCCLAIN ........ Business Manager ARTHUR WHEELER .... Advertising Manager PAUL SMYTHE ........ Circulation Manager MIRIAM WILL ..... ........... T reasiirer Advertising Solicitors: RICHARD BEINBRECH, EUGENE BOWER, HELEN RANGELER, MARY J. BRICELY, JANE IQERR, FRANCIS HETZEL, CHESTER SHAMBAUGH, PAUL PAGNARD, ANN MILLER, ROBERT MCCLAIN. Salesinen: BETTY WALTON, fassstant inanagerj, TED BLASER, CARL SCHWABEL, HELEN BILS, MORRIS GILLESPIE, KENNETH WALTON, HAZEL CRAYCRAFT, EDWINA DUMM, ALTA MAE YOUNG. :MISS LUCY HETZEL ..... .... F acuity Adviser Senior Class History Hear Yel Hear Yel We, the Class of 1940, do hereby announce our departure from these halls oi learning. In the past tour years We have striven to set new standards ot scholarship, and now, as we sally forth, we leave behind us this standard as a goal tor lower classmen. Seldom has there been a class quite so conspicuous for its scholarship rating and for its participation in school activities. Didn't We in our freshman and sopho- more years give parties which were highlights of the season? As juniors we pro- duced that never-to-be-torgotten play, "The Spy." Moreover, we upheld the tra- dition ot U. S. H. H. by banqueting the seniors royally. But it was as seniors that we really shone. Fleeting glimpses ot the outstand- ing events reveal the benefit movie, the senior party, and the delightful reception given to us by the junior class. Finally, the 1940 Indian Village Annual which we edited will serve as a memorial to mark our passing. Graduation will part us as a class, but we shall always remember that we once worked and played together, and that our motto was "Whatever is worth doing at all, is worth doing well." GWENDOLYN MYRES. -0604: A Challenge For twelve long years welve gone to school And studied books and minded riilesg Walked back and forth through heat and snow, And iffatehed 'vacations come and go. We'i:e studied hard to pass our tests, Get good grades and all the restg And now that we are safely through It's up to as what next to do. Whatever we do, letls do it well, So that future generations will tell That the Class of 'Forty stood high in line, And never since has ceased to shine. RUBY WILLIAMS 061 Q Senior Activities FREDERICK BALDUF. "Dean" There's michief brewing When he smiles. Football 1. GLENN BARICK A trifle long, a trifle lean The neatest boy I've ever seen. F. P. A. 1, 2, 3, 4. BETTY JANE BARTll. KIB6bSy,, Sober, but not serious, Quiet, but not idle. P. W. C. 4, Reserves 4, Annual Staff 4, Spanish Club 3, 4, Orchestra 1, 2, 3. ETHEL BARTH. Of a quiet and retiring mood, But a sweeter maid cannot be. Basketball 2, Spanish Club 3, 4. CLIFFORD BEAR. "Clijjf" As merry as the day is long. P. P. A. 2, 2, 3, 4. RICHARD BEINBRECH. "Beinie" Helter, skelter, here and there That's Beinie, everywhere. Class Play 3, Annual Stall 4, Public Speaking 1. HELEN BILS. "Checkers" All the world's a stage And she's one of the best players. Class Play 3, Chorus 1, 2, 3, 4, Spanish Club Pres. 4, Glee Club 2, 3, 4, Girl Reserves 3, 4, Debale 3, Spanish Club 3, 4, Operelia 4. FREDERICK BINAU. NF'l'tlZ,' They that govern the most Make the least noise. Hi-Y 4, Class Play 3, P. W. C. 4, Spanish Club 3, 4. MARY LOUISE BLAIR. "Wee-Wee" Very jolly, industrious, and clever, Her friendship you would never 861197. Girl Reserve Pres. 4, Class Play 3, Spanish Club 5, 4, mee Club 4, P. W. c. 4, Girl Reserves 2, 3, 4, Annual Staff 4, Spanish Club Officer. THEODORE BLASER. HT6dH As trus as blue, His errors few. Hi-Y 2, 3, 4, Glee Club 2, 3, 4, Chorus 2, 3, 4, Pres. oi Freshman Class, Vice Pres. of Senior Class, Class Play 3, Spanish Club 3, 4, An- nual Staff 4, Operetla 2, 4, Orchestra 3, Debate 2, Vice Pres. of Spanish Club 4. PAULINE BOWER. "Pete,' Not too serious, not too gay, But very nice in every way. Spanish Club 4. EUGENE BOWERS. :IHM6y,, In life he sees the bright side In sport he's on the right side. Hi-Y 2, 3, Orange and Black 2, Glee Club 1, Annual Staff 4, Football 1, 2, 3, 4. TOM BOWMAN. HT. Bd, When fun and duty clash, Let duty go to smash. Hi-Y 2, 3, 4, Band 1, 2, 3, 4, Class Play 3, Annual Siafl 4, Football 3, Orchestra 2, 3, 4, Hi-Y Officer 4, Pep Band 2, 3, 4. MARY JANE BRICELY. 'gMl?t?tl6,, Mary-ly we giggle along. P. W. C. 4, Girl Reserves 2, 3, 4, Spanish Club 3, 4, Annual Staff 4. MADELINE BROWN. "Millie', It is better to wear out Than to rust out. P. W. C. 4. VIRGINIA CAYLOR. "Ginny" Though she's left-handed She's usually always right. Glee Club 2, 3, 4, Chorus 4, P. W. C. 4, Girl Reserves 3, 4, Operella 2. EVELYN CLARK. KrEU'l6,, This girl is good, as good as gold, Never loud, or mad, or bold. Glee Club 2, 3, 4, Chorus 4, P. W. C. 4, Spanish Club 3, 4, Debate 1, Public Speaking 1, Operetta 4. MAXINE CLEMENTS. f'Slugger" A saucy smile, a greeting way, We think she's nice in everyway. Girl Reserves 3, 4. EDWIN CLINGER. "Edu For the more a man knows, The more wealthy is he. Latin Club Pres. 4, Latin Club 3, 4, Valeclic- iorian. RICHARD CORNELY. "Dick"' Men of a few words are the best men. Hi-Y' 4, Glee Club 1, 2, 4, Class Play 3, Op- eretla 4. Senior Activities DONALD COURTAD. "Donny" That boy with the grave mathemat- ical look. P. P. A. 1, 2, 3, 4, Hi-Y 4, officer of P. P. A. 5. HAZEL CRAYCRAFT. "CVaZ6l,' Tall and stately, she walks with ease, Just dignified enough to please. Class Officer 4, P. VV. C. 4, Annual Staff 4. RITA ANN DANNENHAUER. "Dunnie'l Would that all friends were so faithful. Cloe Club 3, 4, Chorus 3, 4, P. W. C. 4, Girl Reserves 2, 3, 4, Spanish Club 3, 4, Oper- etta 4. EDWINA DUMM. HEICZCHGU Cloudy the day or stormy the night, The sky of her heart is always bright. ' In Marion: Glee Blub 1, 2, 3, Honorary Schol- arship 2, 3, Class Play 2, 3, Chorus 1, 2, 3, Girl Reserves 1, 2, 3, Vice Pres. of G. A. A. 3, Vice. Pros. of Glee Club 3, Science Club 3, Dramatic Club 3, Pres. of Girl Reserves 1, 3. ln Upper: Glee Club 4, Chorus 4, Girl Reserves 4, Annual Staff 4, Operetta 4. RUTH DUMM. HI'2'lflf2hflCU Isn't it a shame we're not all good- looking. In Marion: Glee Club 2, 3, Chorus 2, 3, Girl Reserves 1, 2, 3, Honorary Scholarship 2, 3, G. A. A. 2, 3, Science Cylub 3, Dramatic Club 3, Crownbearer at May Festival 3. ln Upper: Glee Club 4, Chorus 4, Girl Reserves 4, P. W. C. 4, Operetta 4. HAZEL EARP. All who know her have cause to rejoice. P. W. C. 4, Girl Reserves 2, 3. MARJORIE FREDERICK. "BZendy" She drifts along on an ever-flowing stream of tales. Orange and Black 1, 2, Chorus 2, P. W. C. 4, Operetta 2. AGATHA FREY. "Aggie" Sweet and demure, But not vain we're sure. P. W. C. 4, Girl Reserves 4, Glee Club 2, An- nual Staft 4. BARBARA FRITCHIE. uBGfI"b,, A pleasant way with all she had. Glee Club 3, 4, Chorus 3, 4, Class Officer 2, P. W. C. 4, Girl Reserve 2, 3, 4, Annual Staff 4, Spanish Club 3, 4, Girl Reserve Officer 4. MORRIS GILLESPIE. "Merry" We grant, although he has much wit He is, very shy in using it. Class Play 3, Football 3, 4, Spanish Club 3, 4. LEOTA BELLE HALL. Holftlen Pleasing and shy, With grades so high. P. W. C. 4, Spanish Club 3, 4. ROBERT HEHR. HBCU' He keeps his own council. F. F. A. 1, 2, 3, 4, Hi-Y 4, F. F. A. Officer 3. FRANCIS HETZEL. "Franny" If he will, he will, You may depend upon it. Hi-Y 2, 3, 4, Band 1, 2, 3, 4, Class Play 3, An- nual Staff 4, Basketball 2, 3, 4, Football 2, 3, 4, Captain 4, Baseball 3, 2, Dano: Or- chestra 3. PAUL HILDEBRAND. "HlldyH A nice boy, very full of fun. A jolly companion for everyone. Band 1, 2, 3, 4, Hi-Y 4, Glee Club 4, Chorus 4, F. F. A. 1, 2, 3, 4, F. F. A. Officer 4, Orchestra 3, 4, Pep Band 3, 4, Operctta 4. VERGENE HINES. "Bean" To live is the best thing we have to do. Glee Club 4, Girl Reserves 2, 3, 4. DWIGHT HOTELLING Never get into flurry, For it never pays to hurry. P. W. C. 4. DALE HUDSON. "Squeak" He's just an all-American boy. Hi-Y 2, 3, 4, Band 1, 2, 3, 4, Class Play 3, Basketball 2, 3, 4, Football 2, 3, 4, Dance Orchestra 3, 4, Baseball 2, 3. JUNIOR ILES. "Juniel' Life is jest, and all things show it I thought so once and now I know it. P. W. C. 4, Basketball 1, 2, 3, Football 1, 2, 3. ROBERT JOHNS. HBOIDH Care to our coffin adds a nail, no doubt, And every merry grin draws one out. Hi-Y 2, 3, 4, Glee Club 2, 3, Chorus 2, 3. JANE KERR. "Janie" Her hands on the ivory keys Strayecl in a fitful fantasy. Glee Club 1, 2, 3, 4, Chorus 1, 2, 3, 4, P. W. C. 4, Girl Reserves 2, 3, 4, Annual Staff 4, Spanish Club 3, 4, Orchestra 4, Dance Or- chestra 3, 4. Senior Activities BERNARD KIN. "Chicken" Always jolly, always kind, He's the one we like to find. F. F. A. 1, 2, 3, 4, Glee Club 3, Chorus 3. ALOYSIUS KRANTZ. "Wishy" Your reasoning power, my friend, Will always help you in the end. Hi-Y 4. JOAN KUENZLI. "Joe't Take it easy, be a sport Just remember life is short. . Glee Club 2, P. W. C. 4, Girl Reserves 3, 4. JACQUELINE DOLORES LAUOHER. "Jackie" The way to have friends is to be one. Glee Club 2, P. W. C. 4, Girl Reserves 3, 4, Spanish Club 3, 4. BYRON LAY. "Barney" Good for the hundred yard dash- Out of the American Literature class. Glee Club 3, 4, Hi-Y 3, 4, Chorus 3, 4. ANDREW LARICK. HA7'tdy', A cheerful way to start the day. F. F. A. 2, Baskelball 1, 2, 3, Opereffa 4. MARY ALICE LUCAS. I"L?,tlClfi,, As merry as the day is long, On her tongue there's always a song. Glee Club 2, 3, 4, Class Play 3, Chorus 3, 4, Orange and Black 2, Girl Reserves 2, 3, 4, Girl Reserve Officer 4, Operefla 4. ANN MILLER. "Muggsy,' A smile to each, a friend to all. Girl Reserves 1, 2, at Napoleon, 3, 4, at Upper, Annual Staff 4, Class Officer 4, Girl Reserve Officer 4. GLENN MCCLAIN. "MaC', Care I for studies, not one whit, Nor for the ladies, not one bit. F. F. A. 1, 2, 5, 4, Hi-Y 4. ROBERT MCCLAIN. "Bob" You take the high notes And I'll take the low notes. Hi-Y 2, 3, 4, Band 1, 2, 3, 4, Orcheslra 3, 4, Glee Club 2, 3, 4, Pres. of Band 4, Chorus 3, 4, Vice Pres. oi Orchestra 3, Class Play 3, Class Officer 1, Pres. of Junior Class, Oper- etra 2, 4, Annual Staff 4, Spanish Club 3, 4, Pep Band 3, 4, Spanish Club Officer 4. GWENDOLYN MYERS. "Gwen" And her "Yes" once said to you, Shall be "Yes" for evermore. Glee Club 2, 3, 4, Chorus 4, Opereffa 2, P. W. C. 4, Girl Reserves 3, 4, Girl Reserve Officer 4. PAUL MYERS. 'lpefel' He believes in keeping sober. F. F. A. 1, 2, 3, 4, F. F. A. Officer 4, Baseball 2, 3. CHARLES PAGNARD. "Chuck" Rhythm is my business, Business sure is swell. Hi-Y 3, 4, Band 1, 2, 3, 4, Glee Club 3, 4, Chorus 3, 4, Basketball 1, F. F. A. 3, Dance Orchestra 3, 4, Baseball 3. PAUL PAGNARD. Young fellows will be young fellows. Hi-Y 3, 4, Glee Club 1, Annual Staff 4. ALICE MAE PFIEFER. She works along in silence, She'll alway be content. Glee Club 2, 3, 4, Girl Reserves 3, 4. GEORGE PFEIFER. "Jeep" 1 ,Silence is the best repartee. Hi-Y 2, 3, 4, Class Officer 2. HELEN LOUISE RANGELER. Didn't we have a swell football team? Girl Reserves 2, 3, 4, Band 2, 3, 4, Orchestra 4, Annual Staff 4, Lalin Club 3, 4. DON REYNOLDS. Nfafkeu On the gridiron, he's always there, As a player, he's 'very square. Hi-Y 2, 3, 4, Class Play 3, Class Officer 3, Football 2, 3, 4, Public Speaking 4. MADALYN ROBY. 'fMillie" What she undertakes to do, she does well. CARL SCHWABEL. "Shot-bolt" A rare compound of oddity, frolic, and fun. Hi-Y 2, 3, 4, Band 1, 2, 3, P. W. C. 4, Foot- ball 1, 2, 3, Class Play 3, Pres. oi P. W. C. 4, Annual Staff 4. Senior Activities CHESTER SHAMBAUGH. "Chef, A good sort and a good sport. Hi-Y 2, 3, 4, Orange and Black 3, Basketball 2, 3, 4, Football 1, 2, 3, 4, Annual Staff 4. GALE SMITH. ffSmity,' Fate tried to conceal him by naming him Smith. Hi-Y 4, Baseball 3, 4. PAUL SMYTHE. HP6t6,, He has such a smiling way about him that he is a friend to all. Hi-Y 2, 3, 4, Orchestra 1, 2, 3, Glee Club 1, 2, 3, 4, Pres. of Hi-Y 4, Annual Staff 4, Pres. of Sophomore Class, P. W. C. 4, Class Play 3, Pres. of Orchestra 3, Chorus 1, 2, 3, 4, Operetta 2, 4. JUNIOR SNYDER. uJ7,l7'1.l6U Every man is a book, if you know how to read it. Baseball 2, 3, 4, Football 1, 2, 3, 4, Basketball 2, 3, 4. HERMAN SPELLERBURG. HSp6llyu Liked here, liked there, liked every- where. Hi-Y 2, 3, 4, Band 1, 2, 3, 4, Vice Pres. of Hi-Y 4, Pres. of Senior Class, Dance Orches- tra 3, 4, Pep Band 3, 4, Spanish Club 4, Senior Oration. IK MIARY JANE SRANSBERY. Janie" Her manner is reserved Her praise, well-deserved. Band 1, 2, 3, 4, P. W. C. 4, Girl Reserves 2, 3, 4, Public Speaking 2. THOMAS STEPHAN. "Tom" What he lacks in study, He makes up in jollity. Hi-Y 2, 3, 4, P. W. c. 4. BETTY STURY. And her modest answer and grace- ful air, Show her wise and good as she is fair. Glee Club 2, 3, 4, Girl Reserves 3, 4, P. W. C. 4. lllARVIN SWIHART. "Mar" We can find nothing to "mar his character." F. F. A. 1, 2, 3, 4, Hi-Y 4. ANITA MAE WALTON. "May" H ere's a ,girl with a lasting smile Who ma es this grand life worth while. Latin Club 3, 4, Spanish Club 3, 4, Girl Re- serves 2, 3, 4, Band 2, 3, 4, Vice Pres. oi Lalin Club 4, Girl Reserve Officer 4, Annual Sta!! 4, Salutalorian. . KENNETH WALTON. "Kenny" When ,you won't, I will And w en you will, I won't. Hi- Y 4, F. F. A. 1, 2, 3, 4, Annual Staii 4. LAVERNE WEATHERHOLTZ. Just you wait and see ...... Hi-Y 2, 3, 4, Orange and Black 2, Class Oiiicer 3, Latin Club 3, 4, Editor-iln-Chiei oi Annual 4, Football 1, 2, 3, 4, Class Orator. VERCO WEATHERHOLTZ. IIC ' h ll! 0l7"l7'l'lC 1116 Handsome is as handsome does. Class Play 3, Annual Staff 4, Spanish Club 4, Football 4, Public Speaking 3, Debate 3, Baseball 2, Dramatics 3. EVA WELKER. A merry heart makes a cheerful countenance. P. W. C. 4. BETTY JANE WAIJTON. "Windy" Oh, what can that power be, That draws so many friends to thee. Glee Club 3, 4, Class Officer 3, Annual Staff 4, Public Speaking 4. ARTHUR WHEELER. 'iB67't', A little nonsense now and then Is cherished by the best of men. Hi-Y 2, 3, 4, Orange and Black 3, Class Play 3, Football 1, 2, 3, 4, Annual Staff 4. RUBY WILLIAMS. HB1flClCl,, Such a fresh, blooming chubby, cozy, modest little Budd. In Pearl Creek: Debate 1, Operetta 1, In Kill- deer, N. D.: Glee Club 3, In Upper: Glee Club 4, Girl Reserves 4. MIRIAM WILL. Ifwlllyy, To those who know thee not, no -words can paint. And those who know thee, know all words. P. W. C. 4, Spanish Club 3, 4, Treas. of An- nual Siaff 4. VIRGINIA WILSON. "Ginny" She'sl not very short and yet not so tal . But fair and sweet and liked by all. Glee Club 1, 2, 3, Class Play 4, Girl Reserves 2, 3, 4, Chorus 3, 4, Class Officer 1, Spanish Club 3, 4, Annual Staff 4, Operetta 4. IWARJORIE WOLFRUM. "Marge" A form more fair, a face more sweet, Neither has it been my lot to meet. Girl Reserves 3, 4, Glee Club 4, Class Play 3, P. W. C. 4. ALTA MAE YOUNG. Serious, thoughtful, Kind and true. Basketball 1, Annual Slat! 4. H. M. S. Pinafore Presented by UPPER SANDUSKY HIGH SCHOOL BOYS' AND GIRLS' GLEE CLUBS Sir John Porter, H.C.B .......... Captain Corcoran ....... Ralph Rackstraw ......... Dick Dead Eye ........... Boatswain ..............,... Josephine ........... Hebe ....,................... Little Buttercup ....... APRIL 19, 1940 Directed by C. W. ASSENHEIMER CAST .....,.......Robert McClain ..................Paul Smythe Richard Schoenberger .,......Richard Guenther Paul Hilderbrand ........Kathleen Denman .........,...Susan Matthew ..........Leetealice McClain CHORUS Sailors-Ted Blaser, Robert Bowman, Richard Cornely, Paul Crum, Stuart Hollans- head, Paul Krock, Andrew Larick, Byron Lay, Richard Lucas, Charles Pagnard, Daniel Pagnard, Lowell Railing, James Seim, John Seim, Richard Swoverland. Sisters, Cousins, Aunts-Helen Bils, Marian Bowen, Evelyn Clark, Rita Ann Dan- nenhauer, Ruth Dumm, Edwina Dumm, Barbara Fritchie, Virginia Hollanshead, Mary Alice Lucas, Maxine Lyon, Sarah Jane Osborn, Rosemary Spellerberg, Velma Trachsel, Adda Jane Weiker, Patricia Vivian, Virginia Wilson, Anna Ruth Worth. Dramatics - Helen Pease. Stage - Fred Tschanen, Irvin Tschantz. Dances - Margaret Miner. Accompaniment- High School Orchestra. SYNOPSIS "Love levels all ranks," said the Admiral when he asked the captain's daughter to marry him. However, Josephine had other ideas and aided by the crew oi H. M. S. Pinatore, she attempts to elope with a sailor, Ralph Rackstraw. They are caught and Ralph is put in the brig. Suddenly the captain and Ralph find that they have exchanged places when it is revealed that their identities are mixed. The captain changes his mind about rank at once, since his daughter, Josephine, is now the daughter ot a common sailor. Thus she is free to make her choice and is married to Ralph without furthe: delay. 0660 Foot - Loose A Three-Act Comedy By CHARLES QUIMBY BURDETTE PRESENTED BY THE SENIOR CLASS, MAY 9, 1940 HIGH SCHOOL AUDITORIUM CHARACTERS Richard Early, a vice-president of a bank Emily, his wife Hope, his daughter Dick, their son Mary, their daughter Bob, their son Delphie, general maid and adviser Randolph Cunningham, Mary's friend Jenny Malloy, Dick's sweetheart Buzz Daily, Bob's chum Miriam Walker, Mary's friend Jack Milford, a college youth Sandord Welles, a young attorney Mrs. Forester, a cranky old widow Business Manager-Miss Erma Stearns. Stage Manager-Mr. Irvin Tschantz. Dramatic Coach-Miss Helen Pease. SYNOPSIS A vice-president of a bank does not have much time to manage a family, so Richard Early leaves this to his wife, Emily. After having been shielded for many years, the children rebel against the established order of their lives, and attempt to think for themselves. One son, Dick, wants to get married, but his family per- suaded him against the venture. During the vacation of their parents the children take over the household. The new lack of discipline intoxicates them, and Hope, the eldest, realizes their inabil- ity to cope with the financial problems brought up by unexpected emergencies. She calls in a close friend, Sanford Welles, who comes to their aid. Just as he snatches their crumbling world from chaos, Richard and Emily return from their cruise. They detect nothing wrong, and compliment the children on their good management. The children think it a good policy to say nothing of their trials. Baccalaureate Services UNION SCHOOL AUDITORIUM MAY 19, 1940 AT 8:00 P. M. UPPER SANDUSKY, OHIO W. O. MOORE, Superintendent-Presiding Song ................ ..................... J unior Chorus Reading of Scriptures .... .... R EV. R. B. COLEMAN, M. E. Church Song ................ .......................... B oys Glee Club Invocation ...... ..... R EV. ROBERT BOWMAN, Presbyterian Church Announcements Song .... ......................... G irls Glee Club Sermon .... .... R EV. C. F. BETZ, St. Paul Lutheran Church Song ...... ........................ M ixecl' Chorus Benediction. . . .... REV. M. J. TEMPLE, Evangelical Church Music Directed by MR. O. W. ASSENHEIMER and Miss KATHERINE Amz Senior Class in Charge of PRINCIPAL L. H. HOUPTP Commencement Exercises UNION SCHOOL AUDITORIUM TUESDAY, MAY 21, 1940, 8 :OO P. M. W. O. MOORE, Superintendent--Presiding Processional Invocation Orchestra Salutatory ..... ANITA MAE WALTON Oration HERMAN ROBERT SPELLERBERG President Senior Class Oration HARLEY LAVERNE WEATHERHOLTZ Class Orator , Orchestra t REV. F. H. RUPNOW, D. D. Annual Commencement Address Saint John's Reformed Church, Ft. Wayne, Ind. Orchestra Valedictory ........................................ EDWIN CLINGER Presentation of Class to the Board of Education by MR. L. H. HOUPT, Principal of the High School Address and Presentation of Diplomas .............. MR. T. M. BOWMAN President Board of Education Presentation of D. A. R. Prize Presentation of Mr. W. E. Martin Prizes Benediction Orchestra C O Senior Class Will We, the Seniors, being of fairly sound minds, do wish, before ending our careers in the Upper Sandusky High School, to make and publish this, our last will and testament. I, Frederick Balduf, will my taste for loud socks to Maurice Thiel. I, Ethel Barth, will my athletic stride to Jean Burks. I, Clifford Bear, will my tendency for napping in assemblies to Russell Swinehart. I, Richard Beinbrech, will my "strikes and spares" in bowling to Bill Milum. I, Helen Bils, will my ability to read poetry to Marvin Crates. I, Frederick Binau, will my Spanish book to a future Spanish II student. I, Mary Louise Blair, will my love for history to Margaret Brown. I, Ted Blaser, will my gum-chewing to Dick Lucas. I, Eugene Bowers, will all my car troubles to Lawson Iles. I, Pauline Bowers, will my liking for Spanish to Sarah Jane Osborn. I, Thomas Bowman, will my knack of snapping candid camera shots to next year's camera field. I, Mary Jayne Bricely, will my love for the stronger sex to Rosemary Spell- erberg. I, Madelon Brown, will my enthu- siasm for dance orchestras to Rosemary Claybaugh. I, Virginia Caylor, will my stutter- ing to Miriam Walton. I, Evelyn Clark, will my restless feet to Ruth Courtad. I, Maxine Clements, will my singing ability to Betty Layman. I, Edwin Clinger, will my scholastic ability to James Hauble. I, Richard Cornely, will my bashful- ness to Junior Carr. I, Donald Courtad, will my wavy locks to Vernon Burks. I, Hazel Craycraft, will my height to Maxine Hannum. I, Rita Ann Dannenhauer, will my braces to whomever has patience to wear them. I, Hazel Earp, will my "bookworm- ishness to Margaret Wuescher. I, Marjorie Frederick, will my "hockey" habits to Stark Leser. I, Agatha Frey, will my cowboy songs to Patricia Cornely. I, Barbara Fritchie, will my fur mit- tens to Ann Moloney. We, Ruth and Edwina Dumm, will our individuality as twins to Virginia Hollanshead and Maxine Lyons. I, Morris Gillespie, will my ability to stay home every night to Dwight Hare. I, Leota Belle Hall, will my quiet ways to Alice Shafer. I, Robert Hehr, will my favorite theme song "Margie" to Bob Vivian. I, Francis Hetzel, will my ability to pump gas to Craig Bowman. ,E I, Paul Hinderbrand, will my ability to play the cornet to Dick Miner. I, Virgene Hines, will my fondness for a college boy to Janet Orians. I, Dale Hudson, will my ability to play football to Dwight Koehler. I, Junior Iles, will my "lady killer" complex to Eddy Strasser. I, Jane Herr, will my position as pianist in the Swing Orchestra to Creighton Moon. I, Bernard Hin, will my dislike for books to Maurice Logsdon. I, Aloysius Hrantz, will my husky voice to Velma Trachsel. I, Joan Kuenzli, will my dark hair to Becky Myers. +700 Senior Clafss Will I, Andrew Larick, will my unique personality to Fred Taylor. I, Jacqueline Laucher, will my winks to a certain senior boy to Maxine Lyon. I, Byron Lay, will my guesswork to Paul Newcomer. I, Mary Alice Lucas, will my art of combing curls to Patricia Vivian. I, Robert McClain, will all those corks I swiped in chemistry lab to Murray Withrow. I, Glenn McClain, will my late hours to Eugene Esterline. I, Gwendolyn Myers, will my freckles to that person with a peaches and cream complexion. I, Paul Myers, will my ability to out- talk Mr. Geiger to Russell Swinehart. I, Charles Pagnard, will my extra one-half credit to Justin Walton. I, George Pfeifer, will my liking for this institution of learning to Maurice Thiel. We, Alice Pfeifer and Betty Stury, will our inseparableness to two other pals such as we. I, Helen Rangeler, will my ambition to be another "Florence Nightingale" to Floy Jane Houser. I, Marvin Swinehart, will my great hoard of wooden nickels to Dick McClain. I, Don Reynolds, will my ability to "fix things up" to anyone who needs it. I, Carl Schwabel, will my Romeo in- stincts to anyone else so inclined. I, Chester Shambaugh, will my easy- going manner to Jim Moon. I, Gale Smith, will my technique in stacking lockers to LeRoy Gottfried. I, Paul Smythe, will my ambition to sing with Chuck's orchestra to Craig Bowman. Witnessed and signed this First day of Witnessed by the "RAM" I, Junior Snyder, will my earmuffs to "Cal" Robey. I, Mary Jane Stansbery, would also like to will away my freckles. I, Betty Jane Walton, will my "gift of gab" to Jean Burks. I, Kenneth Walton, will my power to toot a car horn to Jim Bickham. I, La Verne Weatherholtz, will those headches received while editor of the 1940 annual to my successor. I, Verco Weatherholtz, will my love for nine senior girls, twelve junior girls, and six sophomore girls to Bill Wood. I, Thomas Stephan, will my skill at playing nuisance to Carl Fisher. I, Anita Mae Walton, will my love ot languages to Ann Myers. I, Eva Welker, will my out-of-town boy friends to Gertrude Myers. I, Miriam Will, will my low voice to Edwin Lawrence. I, Arthur Wheeler, will my wooing ability to Stark Leser. I, Marjorie Wolfrum, will my "I-lehr" to Leefealice McClain. I, Ruby Williams, will my desire to travel to a stay-at-home. I, Madelyn Robey, will my desire for new clothes to Carol Strub. I, Herman Spellerberg, will my abil- ity to accumulate equipment in chem- istry lab to Dick Schoenberger. I, Alta Mae Young, will all ot my excess height over 5 teet 2, to Yvonne Culver. I, Robert Johns, will my loud ties to Don Young. We, Virginia Wilson and Ann Miller, will our ability as class attor- neys to anyone having need of such legal knowledge in the future. April, 1940. VIRGINIA WILSON. ANN MILLER. Attorneys for the Class of 240. A Prophecy It is the glamourous, invigorating, colorful autumn of Nineteen Hundred and Sixty-three. It is a time of great turmoil and intense interest. Arthur Wheeler has recently been elected governor of Ohio. Junior Iles has finally graduated from good old U. S. H. S. These two events are memorable, but there are many more to follows. On a particularly bright sunny morning a luxurious limousine drives up to my large estate and out steps Don Reynolds and his wife, the former Mary Jayne Bricely. They are accompanied by their eight children. Don, after bidding his wife and children to explore the place and have a good time, invites me to go for a ride. I am amazed to learn that his car is equipped with the latest revolutionary inventions of Professors Edwin Clinger and Herman Spellerberg. Don presses a button and instantly the wheels fold under the car and we are flying through the air. Looking down, I understand the need for our sudden ascent. Blockacling the road is a WPA project. As we are still flying low, I can easily make out Morris Gillespie, Gale Smith, Byron Lay, and Andrew Larick stretched out beneath a shade tree. Farther along Francis Hetzel is busily shovel- ing dirt. We are forced to admit that this is a phenomenon, but no wonder he is so busy! Directly behind him stands the boss, Junior Snyder. We next fly over the new state prison. Don wants to stop to visit his old side- kicks, Eugene Bower, George Pfeifer, and Bob Johns, but we decide that it is too late. We have just time to reach New York where we plan to hear Charles Pagnard's symphony orchestra. In our Clinger Special it is merely a matter of minutes until we reach the large city. As we walk down the street we notice Ruby William's millinery shop. Just as We pass by the door we are halted by a familiar voice. Inside the shop sits Edwina Dumm. Chester Shambaugh is vainly trying to find just the right hat for Edwina. It was her dissatisfied voice that we had heard as she discarded the seventy-fourth hat. We hurry on to the theater as our time is growing short. Inside the door we are greeted by the owner, LaVerne Weatherholtz, who seats us in his own box. We manage to sit through a tap dance by Evelyn Clark and Jacqueline Laucher, but we quietly go backstage when Ann Miller offers a vocal solo. In a private interview Ann reveals that she seldom rehearses before a performance. We don't doubt her word. We return to our box in time to hear the Pagnard Orchestra present several numbers. Jane Herr shows that she has lost none of her former musical ability as she plays on her piano, a graduation gift. During intermission we meet, among the crowd, the ping-pong coach at Har- A Prophecy vard, Fred Binau. Ruth Dumm and Rita Ann Dannenhauer tell us that they have just returned from Reno. Ted Blaser, Paul Smythe, and Robert McClain have just put their heads together and are manufacturing a new high-grade explosive for the government. My! what a place this is for gossip. Oh, yes! Paul still has his Model A. Perhaps he keeps it as a reminder of former days. We next encounter Fred Balduf who complains bitterly about a business rival's tactics. It seems they are both in the barber-shop business, and his rival has just opened a shop next door. We do not understand why this should worry him until we discover that his competitor is none other than Betty .lane Walton. We are about to leave when the renowned newspaper reporter, Paul Pagnard, comes in. How he can dash off the dope! He tells us that Maxine Clements is lecturing on Greek mythology in Sleepy Hollow, that Joan Kuenzli is a circus manager, While Mary Louise Blair and Helen Rangeler are the queens of the "big top." Helen Bils tried to teach Spanish but has given it up as a bad job, Richard Beinbrech was an elevator operator in a Chicago hotel until recently when he mar- ried an English heiress who had been living at the hotel. Paul also informed us that Dale Hudson refuses to sign a contract with the New York Yankees unless they double his salary, that Tom Bowman is modeling for a New Work artist, that Virginia Wilson has rejected a movie contract because the salary was only a measly S7500 a year, that Carl Schwabel and Leota Belle Hall have just eloped, that Eugene Bower has been released on parole, and that Virgene Hines has entered a figure-skating contest. Paul says that his newspaper is owned and pub- lished by Richard Cornely and Bernard Hin. ln the crowd we encounter Mary Alice Lucas who has won this year's beauty contest. We meet Agatha Frey who says that she is co-starring with Tom Stephan on a nation-wide television broadcast. We also hear that Hazel Craycratt and Miriam Will are engaged in secretarial work for Governor Wheeler. Nobody seems to know who has the inside track as he takes one secretary out one night and the other the following evening. I am completely worn out by this time, and it is a pleasure to return home. We are met at the door by my wife, who, I forgot to say is none other than Barbara Fritchie. She wants Don and I to go to Aloysius Krantz' store to get a nickel's worth of sweet anise, but we refuse. I'm sleepy and l know that if we go we will have to stop at Paul Myers' farm to inquire how the hybrid plants in his extensive greenhouse are maturing. Therefore, we park Don's "fancy job" in a safe place and spend a peaceful morning in dreamless slumber. THE SEER-V. W. 1 939 - Cavalcade of School Events - 1 940 SEPTEMBER 5-Fond memories of the past and pleasant thoughts of the future. Students exchanged their bathing suits, roller skates, and tennis racquets for books of knowledge. It was September, 1939, and the last first day for the Seniors of U. S. H. S. 6-Colonel N. Black, head of the State Highway Patrol, gave a very interesting talk, All student drivers resolved to be more careful after hearing this lecture. 13, 14, 15-School had become quiet settled. But alas! Along came the County Fair. However, there were no hard feelings because classes were dismissed tor two days. 15-To make our "fair" holiday more interesting, U. S. H. S. had a football game with Marion Harding under the lights. The Rams played hard, but they lost 34 to 12. 18-El Circulo Castellano journeyed to Crawford just to eat hamburgers lwith onionsl. Miss Pease proved to us that she really could cook lat least fry hamburgersl, 19-Camp Pittenger was again invaded when the Girl Reserves held their annual Gypsy Hike with the teachers and the Sophomores as their guests. A paper bearing a message from the class of "39" was dug up and read at this meeting. 21-We all went to the auditorium to hear Stanley, the Electrician, and to see some of his elec- trical wonders. 22-Our first home football game against LaRue. The Rams were really ramming. They chalked up a score of 60 to LaRue's O. 25-Everybody look pleasant and don't movel The first pictures for the annual were taken. 25, 26, 27-Senior Meetings. The class chose Herman, Teddy, Ann, and LaVerne to guide them. 25-The Hi-Y had their first meeting at which time they organized the club for the new year. 27-What were all of those pupils doing out in the street? Why, it was a school paradevwith the band, teachers, and pupils all participating. 29-The Rams journey to Fostoria and battled against St. Wendelin in the rainl And did it pour??? It rained everything except touchdowns for our boys. tThe score-St. Wendelin 12 and Upper Ol. ocronsn S 2-Chapel with Earl Conrad, the wrestler, showing us tparticularly the boysl how to get the better of our adversaries. 2-The old members of the Girl Reserves met in the sewing room and discussed plans for the coming year. 5-One speech after another until we had heard from all the Senior officers. At this meeting the appointment of Hazel Craycraft as class treasurer was announced. 5-"Let's make this the best year ever," said Miss Pease, when the Girl Reserve officers and cabinet members met at President Blair's to plan the G. H. program for the year. 6-The Hi-Y very gallantly entertained the Girl Reserves at a hamburger fry at Eag1e's Park. 6-The Rams played Tiffin Calvert on home territory. AND we tied them 7 to 7llI 9-Some very interesting pictures of famous cathedrals were shown in the auditorium by J. Howard Albert. His illustrated lecture was thoroughly enjoyed by everyone. 9-At the second meeting of the Hi-Y, the boys planned a campaign for new members, discussed programs for the year, and made arrangements to entertain the new members at the next meeting. 9-The F. F. A. boys held a corn-husking contest at Hilderbrands. They certainly made the ears flylll Paul Myers won first place and his brother, Harold, was second. 16-A "big mixer" for new members, William Hunter as guest speaker, acceptance of 53 new mem- bers, a social get-together and refreshments-the Hi-Y really held a successful meetinglll 20-Why was our school so deserted? Don't you remember? The Rams played Marysville, and everyone who could find a way went with the team to see that game, 23--Hi-Y initiationlll No wonder some of the boys looked so scared. And were they initiated? Well, just ask some of the Sophomores. 24'-The Band and the Orchestra held their annual hamburger fry lthis time it was weinersl at Eagle Park. There were doughnuts and an over-abundance of cider for dessert. 24-The El Circulo Castellano met at Senorita Clark's home for a social meeting. A Hallowe'en Party with real Hallowe'eners!!! Some of the Hallowe'eners found out, though, that it doesn't pay to play pranks after 10 o'clock, especially where one can be seen. 25-The Rams played against Forest on home ground. Upper won by one touchdown, the score- 6 to 0. 26, 27, 28-The school sponsored "Four Feathers" for the benefit of the needy fund. 27-Our instructors attended teachers' meetings to gain more knowledge. The students welcomed a three-day recess from school routine. 30-Ghosts, witches, clowns, and all sorts of freaks were there. Where? Why at the G. R. Hal- lowe'en Party, of course. 31-More funl Mobs of people witnessed the annual Hallowe'en Parade in the evening. The Po- licemen's Ball was a special feature. NOVEMBER 1-Novmber got off to an unusual start with the news that Admiral Byrd's snow cruiser was ACTUALLY COMING. The cruiser had been coming for a long time, but this time it really appearedl School was dismissed until afternoon, and everybody saw the much talked of "Cruiser." 3-Pupils assembled in the auditorium for a pep meeting. The football squad was introduced by 0-74+ 1 939 - Cavalcade of School Events - 1 940 Coach Pierson. The team played Mt. Blanchard in the afternoon. Oh dearl we lost 20 to 6. 6-Today we gathered in the auditorium to hear Mr. Moore discuss the two mill levy. 7-Election day. Will the school levy lose or win? 8-Finelll The levy passed, and the pupils of the Upper Sandusky Schools had a very good reason to feel gratetul. Vtfhy? Our school work would continue without interruption. Our hearty thanks were extended to those who supported this levy. 8-First day of hunting season. Boys leave school in the afternoon to bag fresh game for supper. 8-Latin Club met at the home of Adda Jane Weiker. A short business meeting was conducted by the president, Edwin Clinger, after which reports on Latin characters were given. Games and songs in Latin were also enjoyed. 9-Lots ot stories ttold by boastful huntersl. We tound out how lucky they were when the Rabbit Banquet was served in the school cafeteria. 10-Enthusiastic students of Upper Hi met at the schoolhouse for a "Moonlight" pep meeting. There was a huge bonfire, a snake dance, speeches, 'and a lot of yells. The most solemn event of the evening was the burning of the funeral pyre which represented Carey's team. Oh, "Heckl" 11-At lastl The eventful day had come. The Rams treked to Carey and beat them 13 to 0. Inci- dentally we won a trophy, too. 12-Annual Staff met at Ann Miller's to discuss plans for the Year Book. The happenings ot the day before were so great that we had a good time playing the Carey and Upper football game over again at this meeting. 13-Thirty-one new members were taken into the Girl Reserves in a very impressive candlelight service. 13--Another F. F. A. meeting with recreation in the gym. 14--The G. R. and Hi-Y Rabbit Banquet was a success in spite of the lack of rabbits fthe boys failed to produce very many, but they did "catch" some chickensl. 16, 17, 18-The Juniors sponsored the shows "The Man in the Iron Mask" and "Colorado Sunset." 20, 21, 22-The teachers gave us a lot of tests before Thanksgiving. I guess they figured that we wouldlforget all we knew when our stomachs were tilled with Thanksgiving goodies. 23-F. D. R.'s Thanksgiving, but I think we all took advantage of it and ate all we could hold. 24-No school-Indigestion would probably have kept a lot of us at home anyway. 27-The Girl Reserves met to discuss World Peace. 27-The Hi-Y didn't dare let the G. R. get ahead of them so they held a meeting too. 28-A very enjoyable evening was spent in playing "Hearts" when the El Circulo Castellano Club met at Senorita Blair's. A short business meeting was held and refreshments were served by the com- mittee in charge. 28-The Republicans' Thanksgiving. But we had only the usual time off for lunch with no Thanks- giving dinner. DECEMBER 1-The "little Freshmen greenhorns" put on their best bibs and tuckers and came back to school to have a party lheard it was quite a partyl. 2-Our first Basketball game of the season with Sycamore. We won 27 to 15. 5-The tirst group pictures were taken for the annual. 6-The Latin Club met at the home of Murray Withrow. 7, 8, 9--The Seniors sponsored the show "First Love" starring Deanna Durbin. It proved to be a great success. 8-The Eighth Grade Party. Such a clamor but heaps of fun and no broken bones. 8-Basketball game at Kenton. 11-Miss Helen Brooks, Wyandot County Health Nurse, gave a very interesting talk at the G. R. meeting. 13-Pails got mixed up, and the girls laughed and laughed at dress rehearsal tor "The Other Ghost." 14--Lots of laughs, but it was from the audience this time. The G. R. play proved to be very enter- taining Iso everyone saidl. The "highlight" of the evening was the presentation ot a real orchid to Miss Pease, the director, by the cast. And was she pleased? You guesslll 15-Highlight of the basketball season was the victory over Fostoria Hi. They came to Upper only to be defeated 33 to 30. 16-The students of Upper Sandusky High School were very much saddened by the death of Mr. Holland, a former teacher who had been granted a leave of absence this year. 18-No school in the afternoon because oi Mr. Holland's funeral. 19-Basketball game at Upper with Wharton. They beat us by three points. 20-The "oh! so-grown-up Juniors" held a class party in the auditorium. A very good time was had by all, especially Mr. Gottfried. 21-The tinal chapel program for 1939 was given by the graduating class of "39." They presented the school with a trophy case and a number ot new books. School was dismissed until Januaryl 1940. Everyone went around wishing everybody else a Merry Christmas, a Happy New Year, and a pleasant vacation. 21-The Girl Reserves, with the help of the Hi-Y, gave a Christmas Party for some of the less for- tunate kiddies in the grades. For a while it was hard to tell which were the kiddies and which the Girl Reserves. Games were played and then Santa Claus came to treat the children with candy, oranges and toys. 075-o 1 939 - Cavalcade of School Events - 1 940 21-The Rams played the alumni ot Upper. Robey whipped one through trom the center ot the floor in an overtime game. The score was 28 to 26 in favor ot the Rams. 22-What, another party this month? Yes, only this time it was tor the Sophisticated Sophomores. JANUARY 2-The New Year's bells had rung and now it was time for the school bells to ring. Everyone back looking fine after a splendid vacation. 3-Initiation ot new members in the F. F. A. 4-Dairyman's banquet served by the band mothers. 5-The Rams battled against St. Wendelin on their battleground and lsigh, sigh! they lost 38 to 30. 6-Another basketball game but at Upper with Eden. This time we won 44 to 27. 8-New Year's worship service was conducted at the Girl Reserve meeting. 8-Hi-Y meeting. ll guess it was a secretl. 9-No broken bones and only a few mishaps at the G. R. and Hi-Y Coasting Party. 11-Did someone get a letter? Oh yes, the football boys did. They received their football letters in chapel. They were also presented with the trophy which was won on the Carey battleground. 12-Yes, it was our old rival !Carey! again. This time the game was played on the local hardwood instead of the gridiron. They were victorious by two points. Shucksl' 22-Deah! Deah! What are all those poopils studying so hard for. Exams!!! Heh, heh, heh. 22-Miss Ruth Dunlap gave a very interesting talk on good grooming at the G. H. meeting. She demonstrated exercises by which the girls could benefit it they would try them. 23, 24, 25-More exams, more cramming, more intelligent people, and more people wishing they had studied harder. 27-Upper Rams went to Washington Court House. Former Upper Sandusky graduate "Chic" Milli- gan's charges were just one point better than the Rams. 27-A Hi-Y meeting. How they could hold a meeting without the G. R.'s in the building, I do not know. 29-Grade card atter exams. Why was everyone so frightened? 30-President Roosevelt's Birthday was celebrated in Upper by three basketball games in the gym. Upper beat Harpster in an over-time game by two points. Sophomore Dick Guenther, made 2 points in the last three seconds of play, and 2 more points to win the game in an overtime period. FEBRUARY 2-Ground Hog Day. Did he see his shadow'??? Time will tell. 2-A big rally in the gym at noon for Mr. Pierson who was leaving for Tiltonville. The football boys presented him with a gitt. 2-St. Wendelin came to Upper and this time the Rams beat them 32 to 30. 5, 6-Farmers' Institute in the auditorium. The school attended the Monday morning session. Music was presented by the Glee Clubs and Chorus under the direction of Mr. Assenheimer. 5-Miss Stearns was the chapercn tor the Girl Reserve meeting in the absence of Miss Pease. 8, 9-Band mothers sponsored the show "Balaliki." 9-Why did the pep band and all the pupils march around in the halls? lt was a pep meeting and they were en route to the gym. lt was to be our last home game and we wanted everyone to know it. However the game was postponed, but we still had a lot oi lun and then we were honored by a vocal solo Iso low! by Paul Crum land Co.l. 12-Lincoln's birthday. School was dismissed early. 13-Upper Rams went to Mt. Gilead and won by a score of 38 to 34. 14-Valentine Dayll! Did you receive one oi those funny-looking valentines, or was yours a box of candy from your boy-friend? 16--Upper Rams went to Ada and lost 46 to 23. 20-I wish l could have been triplets. Fred Stuckey had a program in the auditorium, the opening games of the county tournament were held in the gym, and the Girl Reserves held a meeting in the assembly. In G. R. Miss Matteson talked on interesting hobbies and handicrafts. Mrs. aul Ayres showed us some beautiful woven afghans and explained how to weave them. 21, 22, 23-County Tournament in the gym with Harpster taking top honors and Salem coming out second. 22-The operetta "Pinocchio" was presented by the 5th and 6th grades in the auditorium. l wouldn't be surprised it Walt Disney came around to sign them up. 23-Upper went to Carey and was defeated by 3 points. 26-Girls going after boys, buying them candy, opening doors for them, making them corsages, treating them, and paying all expenses-what is this??? Why, it is leap year and the Girl Reserves gave the Hi-Y boys a party. 28-Class A Tournament at Findlay. Our boys drew Findlay and were defeated 51 to 25. Findlay lated went to state tournament. 28-Wittenberg Banquet at the Bon Ton Restaurant. 29-The Glee Clubs and Chorus went to Eden to present a program with Eden's Glee Clubs and Chorus. MARCH 4-Miss Golling gave a very interesting talk on charm at the Girl Reserve meeting. 1 939 - Cavalcade of School Events - 1 940 4, 5-lnterclass basketball tournament with the Junior girls and the Sophomore boys taking top honors. 6-A Ghost Basketball game!!! The tormer studcnts ct U. S. H. S. came back inot to haunt usl but to play this year's basketball team. When the lir'h's were out the score was tied. The lights were turned on and the alumni were victorious by 4 points. 7-The fsupposedlyl dignified Seniors held an inf'r:"al party. Mary Alice Lucas, who was in charge ot the party and Miss Stearns, the class adviser, deserve crcc'it for their part in making the event a great success. 11-Hi-Y meeting with routine business. 12-Los senores y las senoritas and their Si Si's met at the home ot Senorita Clark tor the initiation ot the new members. 13-The roads were very, very icy and the buses were unable to bring the rural pupils to school. Tough luck! The town pupils had classes as usual, 16-Members of the Annual Staff took several sections of the Year Book to the printer at Bucyrus. 21-First day ot spring!!! Either the calendar was wrong or mother nature was playing tricks. lt snowed most of the day. 27--"Balmy Days!" And were they balmy! Members ot the iaculty presented the play "Balmy Days" which was enjoyed by everyone. The pupils were given a chance to see what their teachers could do in a "dramatic way." The proceeds went to the music and athletic organizations. 28-A hundred and titty persons including the F. F. A. boys, their parents, the teachers, the mem- bers ot the Board ot Education and friends, attended the annual F. F. A. banquet. Dr. W. F. Stewart, of the Ohio State University, was guest speaker. 50-Eighty-three Seniors from Wyandot County met in the Upper High School Building to take a State Senior Scholarship test. APRIL 1-April Fool's Day! HOW many times were you caught? 2, 3, 4-The Gasco Food Institute held cooking school in the auditorium. 9-Pupils who were to go to Bowling Green were industriously preparing tor the ordeal. 10--The Senior section ot the Annual was sent to the printer. Soon everyone will be looking at his 1940 copy of the Indian Village Annual. 10-The G. R. went to Tiffin and spent the evening swimming in the pool at the Y. M. C. A. 15-G. R. meeting with Mrs. Craig Bowman as guest speaker. 16-Spanish Club met at Senorita Laucher's. A Pan American Day Program was given. Several new members who were unable to come to the initiation were taken into the club. 17--The Ritz Trumpeteers entertained us in the auditorium. 19-Senior High musical organizations presented the operetta "The H. M. S. Pinafore." Quite nau- tical, but we liked it. 22-College day. Representatives trom various colleges were here to interview the seniors. Did the Seniors skip classes, or were they reallv college-minded? 22-The new officers tor next year's Hi-Y Club were elected. 26-What? Did the Juniors have another party? Yes. They had so much tun at their first one they decided to have another. 29-The Girl Reserves elected the new officers for next year. 29-Ruth Clair Ingles' dance revue. 29, 30-The beginning ot Senior Exams. Knowledge is of two kinds-"We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can tind it." We hope the Seniors knew their answers. MAY 1, 2-The end of exams tor the Seniors. What a relief to eighty-two twelfth graders. 3-No more school-for the seniors! 3-The halls of Upper High rang with music and the streets were tull of gright uniforms when bands from visiting schools participated in the annual Band Festival. 4-Thirty-two students from the Upper Sandusky High School represented their classes in the Bowling Green State Scholarship Test. 6-"Literature in the Movies" was the theme tor the G. R. meeting. 9-The Senior Class presented the play "Foot-Loose:" 10, 11-The Band went to Paulding for a two-day band festival. 13-Hi-Y meeting. Wonder what they discussed at this meeting? 13-Final Exams tor the grade and high-school pupils. The seniors extended their sympathy. 16-At last! The Junior-Senior Prom. The Seniors had the honor ot inaugurating the first prom in U. S. H. S. 17--School closed. Students come back in the atternoon. to get their grade cards and to take a parting look at U. S. H. S. t9-Baccalaureate. Reverend Betz delivered the sermon. Music was furnished by the glee clubs and chorus. 21-Commencement Exercises. A sad yet happy day tor the Seniors ot U. S. H. S. and their many friends. 11 "Balmy Days" Faculty Play While a near capacity audience, including many of their students, howled with intense delight, a cast of seventeen members of the Upper Sandusky school faculty presented a rip-roaring three-act comedy "Balmy Days" at the Union school auditorium, Wednesday night, March 27. Prom the time the curtain opened until the final scene which found Michael Harley lPrincipal L. H. I-Iouptl proposing love and marriage to Grandma Gates, fMiss Addie Schoenbergerl, the crowd was kept in a constant ripple of laughter at the many funny incidents occurring in the fast moving comedy. The faculty cast proved that it knew all the tricks of the trade, and the per- formance indicated that another play will no doubt be offered in the future. Pro- ceeds of the play were used on a fifty-fifty basis by the band and the athletic de- partment. Miss Helen Gregg was the efficient director for "Balmy Days." Leading parts were taken in a Very capable manner and were portrayed excel- lently by Miss Addie Schoenberger as "Grandma Gates", C. W. Assenheimer as her son, "Peter Gates", Miss Gertrude Mittermaier as his wife, "Phyllis Gates", Miss Margaret Miner as their daughter "Millicent Gates",' Fred Tschanen as "Jack Gates", fMrs. Gates' cousin from the Eastl, David Henderson as "Gerald Barker", G. L. Geiger as "Mr. Ogelthorpe Wilston", and Miss Evelyn Neumeister as "Mar- gery" lgrandrna's niecel. Other roles which were taken in a splendid manner were: "Theodore Wallace", Jack's nephew, Franklin Gottfried, "Mrs. Ogelthorpe Wilston," Miss Helen Pease, "Miss Letitia Wi1ston," the Wilstons' daughter, Miss Rebecca Ayers, "Miss Jane Sowerby," a school teacher, Miss Irene Frank, "Michael Harley," a guest, L. H. Houpt, "Enna Johnson," a negihbor, Miss Helen Seebach, "Sybi1 Hernander," a welfare worker, Miss Lucy Hetzel, Policemen, Carl Hannum and Robert Bolish. The popular Upper Sandusky swing band furnished music before the play and between acts. Misses Iva Miller and Ellen Matteson had charge of the properties. Attention Kind Readers! The publication of the Indian Village Annual each year by the Senior Class of the Upper Sandusky High School is a real undertaking. Aside from planning and assembling the contents of the book, this publication involves considerable financial responsibility. It it were not tor the interest and the generosity of the ADVERTISERS whose advertisements and compliments appear on the following pages, it would not be possible for the seniors of U. S. H. S. to publish such a fine year book. Show your appreciation to these friends and business people by patronizing them. Be a loyal booster for our town, "The Indian Village." 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C plim t Compliments of Of RUSSELL HARE The Eagle Nest PLUMBING AND HEATING p Hatchery ZEQIEMEQHZBKZEEFEILQFFLXLQILM AAM W W "N" i Compliments Compliments of of ' 9 Blllhafdt S I D. J. BAUER DRUG STORE DENTIST Compliments Compliments Of of THE lSIGGl+lS'l' LITTLE STORE IN TOVYN E. R. "Butch" Kinley GROCERY a MEAT MARKET 409 S. Hazel St. Phone 34 Ruth Dunlap Apparel for Women UPPER SANDUSKY, OHIO Ambulance Service Lady Attendant Bringman 81 Co. MORTICIANS UPPER SANDUSKY, OHIO Best Wishes to the Class of 1940 Stansbery and Steck Grocery and Meat Market CLIP Sz CURL BAR Beauty Thcifs Different at Popular Prices GEORGEAN KUENZLI HELEN G-ATCKI-IELL Phone 123 Commercial Bank Bldg. Kimmel Cleaners For Quality Laundry and Dry Cleaning Service lKHlUfiQl f,'UFMIMmlWPH KZFMlM. M A M A ,M v-v vv vv vv v-v '- Compliments of the OHIO OIL COMPANY Compliments of the DAILY CHIEF-UNION ELMER'S Gulf Station WASHING GREASING Elmer A. Hetzel Francis Hetzel Manager A tant DINE AND DANCE at the Bow and Arrow Kinley's Dairy PASTEURIZED MILK AND CREAM CHOCOLATE DAIRY DRINK BUTTERMILK ORANGE DRINK ,ann-4 umunvf mp Im. y5snclArlaNI"'9 ELECTRICAL REPAIRING otice-Parts for all Magnetos and Spe cializesl Repair Service on them at Lmcoln Hlghway Electrlc Shop J. S. WELTER, Prop. Upper Sandusky, Ohio , ., ,-.. Y. , .L l E I "'HKOHlRXlm it TIFFIN UNIVER ITY MEMBER AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF JR. COLLEGES MEMBER NATIONAL ASSOCIATION ACCREDITED BUSINESS COLLEGES AUTHORIZED BY OHIO STATUTES TO CONFER DEGREES ON FOUR YEAR GRADUATES SALIENT FACTS PERTAINING TO TIFFINi UNIVERSITY 1. All scholastic work, every subject, all courses, is of college grade or level, and is evaluated in terms of semester hours. The average college load is from fifteen to seventeen semester hours. 2. Thre are ten full time and three part time instructors on the T. B. U. staff, carry- ing A.B., B.S., M.A., C.P.A., and LL.B. degrees. 3. T. B. U. selects its students, admitting those only who graduate in the upper two-thirds ot their high school classes, and who possess good average or better, personality. Twelve high school valedictorians, twelve saluiaiorians, many high school honor students, former teachers, college students with one and two years of college training, and several holding university degrees, are in attendance at present. 4. The institution maintains a waiting list, the major portion of every year, stu- dents being admitted at the opening of semesters only. Every seat is occupied at present, and a waiting list is being maintained for the January 29th opening. Students have recently been in attendance from Idaho, Oklahoma, New York, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Michigan, Florida and Iowa. 5. The college employment department operates fifty-two weeks in the year. One student or graduate, as an average, has been placed every forty-eight hours, including all Sundays and holidays since May, 1933, this being the seventy- eighth consecutive month, this rate ot placement has continued. Placement service is free to both graduates and employers for first placement, and also replacements. 6. T. B. U. maintains literary societies and a social and literary hall, an orchestra, a mixed chorus, sororities national in scope, fraternities, intramural activities, a weekly assembly and program, every known type of collegiate social activ- ity, an annual commencement and degree conferring exercise, a comprehensive athletic program with membership in the Ohio-Indiana conference, and a place- ment department that assists in placing students from coast to coast. Write for c:1.t,a10g, and list of 213 recentily accepting positions. THE SCHOOL THAT QUALIFIES FOR LIFE AND PERMANENT EMPLOYMENT i- ' LUJLXUJLUJLWA ' LUIJDQAI QU! Q4 '1DsJJw LMLUJLS IWJ v ULMUJRM-lk!-l !l1l9!1lfS'Al-M C mplmms DEPENDABLE FOOTWEAR of FOR THE ENTIRE FANHLYK VOGEL'S ADAM KOEHLER SHOE STQRE Compliments E. Rangeler 8z Company of CASH BUYERS OF POULTRY AND EGGS FACULTY Upper Sandusky Ph0llB Sghggls .W I-IGPLEY CO. 92111 Kinds of J ob Punting BUCYRUS . OHIO MMM " v wx v mm 'w1LxzuLw,u 0 uw v Originality is a quality of the imagination. It is the abil- ity to take the usual elements of picture and story and present them to your student body in a new, different and interesting fashion. Our School Service organization has long been noted for its true originality in Year Book planning. 1 I 'F ff 5 Index - A - - J - Advertisements . . . . . . 79 Junior Band . . . . Annual Staff .... . . . 58 Junior Chorus. . . . . Athletic Board .... . . . 49 Junior Class ...... . . . Autographs ....... . . . 32 Junior Class Officers. . . . Assistant Editor . . . - .. 1, - - B "' Latin Club ..... Baccalaureate ..... Basketball ............. - M - Board of Education ....... . . . Memorial, Mr. Holland. . . Boys' Physical Education .... . . . - O - Boys' Glee Club ........... Business Manager. . . . Office Workers - ' - - - p - - C - Calendar- . i I ' t gatrcg Bsys .......... Coaches ........... ep an ' ' ', "" , "" ' ' ' Commencement . . l A Phonetic VVr1ters Club. . . Principal, Mr. Houpt .... Contents ........ P t G d t C td- os rauaes ....... us O lans Phophecy ..... - D -V - 5 - Dedication ..... School Librarian ............. . . . Secretary to Superintendent. . . . . . - E - Seniors ..................... . . . Editorial Staff . . . .. . 59 Senior Activities --' Editor-in-Chief ....... .. 59 Seiiioii Band - 3 --'-- -- Eighth Grade Class ,.... . .. 23 geiiioln glass ghsitory. . . . emor ass cers .... -S F - Senior Chorus ........ Senior Operetta .... Faculty """ ' - ' 11 Senior Orchestra. . . F-F-A--H --'40 Senior Play....... Football ........ . . . 50 Senior Poem . Q I . g D Foreword .......... . . 2 Senior Class will Ini. ' Freshman Class ......... . . . 26 Seventh Grade Class' ' i I Freshman Class Officers. . . . . 27 Snapshots .-'... l . ' 1 I Sophomorcs ......... "' G ' Sophomore Officers ........ Girlg' Glee Club ,,,,,,,,, , I , 36 Spanish Club . .' ........... . .. . . . Girls' Physical Education .... 48 Supefilltendeflt W- O- Moore. -- - Girl Reserves ........... 40 Swing Band -'------- ------ - - - Greetings to Seniors .... . .9, 10 T ...1q.. Tale of A Ram .... Hi-Y ............. .. . 40 Tiachersi Play ' ' ' " . Tltle Page ........... Home Economics ' ' ' ' ' ' 44 Treasurer of Annual. . . . ., 1 - A .. U .. Intramural Sports .... . . , 56 Union School, , . . 01000 38 33 22 23 42 4 44 44 34 42 10 30 72 13 13 16 62 33 60 16 36 66 31 67 61 '70 29 32 24 25 42 9 34 6 78 1 59 46

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