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THE ECHO JUNE 1938 Published by the SE N I OR C LA S S of VASSAR PUBLIC SCHOOLS Vassar, Michigan The PROGRESS--the forward move- ment of all things that are worth- while, of all things that are noble and good-has been the marked characteristic of Vassar Public Schools. Within these pages we have attempted to bring before you suggestions and intimations of the new and the old, of the fas- cination of the present and the heritage of the past. We do not hope to give you a masterpiece, but in the years that await uz when these days at Vassar will have become dim and pleasant memories, if this book succeeds, in some measure, in reawakening' re- membrances of your school career we are well repaid for our efforts. FGREWORD ADMINISTRATION SENIORS CLASSES ACTIVITIES ATHLETICS ALUMNI 7 21 31 39 61 69 if CGNTENTS Donald Henry Yonker-a true friend thorough in all things-whose con- stant searching for truth not only in physical sciences but in the science of humanity, and especially of youth, is a genuine inspiration to those with whom he Works-Whose sense of duty admits no limit to the time and energy devoted to the interests of the students-who has aided mater- ially and spiritually in the produc- tion of this Echo-whose strength of character and integrity of purpose are reflected in the highest ideals of Vassar High School, this book is respectfully dedicated by the Class of Nineteen Thirty-eight. Administration Page PRESENT SCHOOL BUILDING ON NORTH MAIN STREET History of Vassar Public Schools The progress of Vassar has been marked. by the increasing ex- cellence of its school system. The first school in Vassar was held only a few months after the town was officially organized, in 1851. It was started through the efforts of Townsend North, the well known founder of Vassar. The "Curtis Shanty", 0.1 South Main Street, where the Vas- sar Dairy now stands, was used for a school house. Miss Augusta Slafter was hired to conduct school for three months during the summer, at a salary of one dollar and a half per week and the privilege of 'boardinf around' with the parents of pupils. It is an interesting fact that Tefl Slafter and Ted Hart, Seniors this year, are distantly related .to Mis: Slafter. The next year a frame school house was built. D. G. Wilder. Charles Fonda, and A. J. Leach taught here during' the terms of 1852 and 1853. This served as a school building for several years. In 1860 a brick school house was built on the place where the High School now stands. Mr. Keyes was the t"rst principal in this new building. It was graded in 1864 bv ex-congressman IC. P. Allen. but diplomas were not granted until 1871. An addition was made to this building in 1881, to provide for in- creased enrollment. Later, excavations were made for basements, but work was never completed. Cement steps were built to replace the original wooden ones. ln 1886 a school was built on the east side of the river. This was later named the McKinley School in honor of President McKinley. At one time the mothers of children in this school formed a lVIother's Club. This organization accomplished, among other fine things. the remodeling of the basement of the McKinley School into a playroom for the children. Eight Another small school was built in 12569. '1'n1s was known as tne Townsend Norm bcnool. 'ine build- ing, on Maple Street, has now been con- verted into a two- tamily house. Catastrophe in the form of a Iire, came in 1917. Since it happened at night theie were no casual- ties, but it was a serious loss to the community, as not only tue school building, but also many valuable re- cords, were destroy- ed. A new school building was imme- diately started, and completed in time for the fallterm of 1918. Recent progress in Vassar Schools has been the completion and dedication ol' the New Addition on SECOND SCHOOL BUILDING January 21, 1937. An ever increasing attendance has demanded a larger building. The Addition was made possible through the I-S711 av . R-3m,.,i,. , . . 1 ' QB 'iz' I -" 310, I "1 kilt.. 1- Tl lfye- . '- J 0, "" "A ' efforts of Superintendent Brant and the Vassar Board of Education. Funds fri- ' Q' I, ' . . I D v ' .4-XY ' -.J 1 'Ja 7 FIRST BUILDING ON SOUTH MAIN Page Nine Page were obtained through a Public Works Administra- tion grant and a local bond issue. The building con- sists of a combination gym- nasium - auditorium seat- ing 1,000 people, a modern Home Economics depart- ment, and an administra- tion office. Splendid new locker rooms for both boys and girls are included in the new building. We are deeply indebted to those early settlers who realized the need for edu- cation, and to all who have helped our school system grow throughout the years. We are certain ihat the same high standard of pro- gress will be carried on in the future. McKINLEY SCHOOL Qld and New Courses of Study One of the most important fields in which progress has been made in the Vassar High School is in courses of study. In 1904 there were tw0 courses: Language and General. The Language courses required four years of foreign language, Latin and English being offered. The other subjects were mostly English, Mathe- matics, History, and Science. Commercial subjects were evidently just being introduced, for one-half year of Commercial Arithmetic was offer- ed with one-half year of Bookkeeping. Extra curricular activities were rather frowned upon at that time, as detracting the pupils attention from their other studies. The Lyceum consisting of oratory contests, and a mixed Glee Club, were greeted with enthusiasm. When the present school building was erected in 1918, practical courses had gained importance and provision was made for such subjects as Agriculture, Manual Arts, Home Economics, and Commerce. At present the high school offers five courses of study: ill College Preparatory or Academic. f2J Commercial, C31 Agriculture, C43 Home Economics, C53 Manual Arts. A wide variety of subjects is offered under these headings so that every student may be able to select an interesting schedule. Each course of study requires a minimum of sixteen units of credit Four full-time subjects completed successfully, over a period of one year, give four units of credit. It may be of interest to the reader to know that Vassar High School fully conforms to the new college entrance reouirements, as re- cently adopted by the University of Michigan and the North Central Associationg and that this school has been accredited by the University Ten of Michigan continuously since 1899, longer than any other school in the county. The qualifications of the faculty and the standards maintained by the Board of Education, have also made it possible for the Vassar Public Schools to belong to the North Central Association of Secondary Schools and Colleges since 1930. Certain extra curricular activities have become increasingly im- portant. Beginning this year high school Art and Band have been ac- cepted as full credit classes, meeting five days a week. Speech has been given full credit for some time. In so far as the course of study in the grades is concerned, much has been done to make the work more profitable and interesting. In our school we have a testing program which extends thro-ugh the eighth grade. This enables teachers to determine the amount of progress their children are making in relation to similar classes throughout the coun- try. In connection with this program, remedial work is given to those pupils who are in need of special help. The grade program is also made more colorful by grade pro- jects, such as operating a Grocery Store, Post Office, Rhythm Band, Vocal Music, and Art. In the gymnasium a health program, through physical education, is given to every boy and girl. The progress which has been made in courses of study has done much to make school life at Vassar more interesting and .to offer more practical training. Some Interesting Facts Relative to the Vassar Public Schools The Vassar Public Schools were organized in 1851, and still oper- ate under the special act of the legislature of 1859. .,. The Vassar Public Schools now employ twenty-two teachers. In 1916 fourteen teachers were employed. The school population is stead- ily on the increase. Vassar High School has been accredited by the University of Michigan since 1899 and approved by the North Central Association of Secondary Schools and Colleges since 1930, the highest attainment any high school may reach. By being so accredited, Vassar graduates, upon recommendation of the Superintendent or Principal, are admitted to the University of Michigan and other colleges in the State of Michigan with- out entrance examinations. The Parent Teachers' Association organized in 1925 has proved to be a very worthwhile organization and has been a fine medium to bind the ties more closely between pupils, teachers, and parents. The Activities Council, composed of a representative from each class and the various organizations, provides closer cooperation between the students and high school authorities. , Vassar High School has much to offer in the field of practical courses: Farm Crops and Soils, Animal Husbandry, Agricultural Eco- nomics, Shop I, Farm Shop, Advanced- Shop, Home Economics which in- cludes sewing, cooking, and home making in general, Bookkeeping, Typewriting, Shorthand, Junior' Bl1Siness, Comercial Arithmetic, and Com- merical Law. 1 Page Ee 'ven Graduates of the Commercial Department take positions in offices without further training. There are splendid opportunities to participate in Football, Basket Ball, Baseball, Track, Tennis, Intramural Athletics, Band, Boys' and Girls' Glee Club, Dramatics, Debate, F. F. A. Agricultural Club, Radio Club, Camera Club, Archery Club, Girls' Home Economics Club, Girl Reserves, Library Staff, Newspaper Staff, and Annual Staff, also grade and high school assembly programs. All students also have an oppor- tunity to secure Instrumental Instruction without cost. Vassar High School Complete Course of Study NINTH GRADE: English, Algebra, Biology, Home Economics I, Shop I, Civics, Safety Education, Junior Business, Band, and Art I. TENTH GRADE: English II, Plane Geometry, World History. Bookkeeping, Latin I, Crops and Soils, Farm Shop, Commercial Arithme- tic, Band, and Art I. ELEVENTH GRADE: English Literature, American History, Com- mercial Arithmetic, Latin II, Advanced Algebra, Solid Geometry, Chemi- stry, Animal Husbandry which alternates with Agricultural Economics every other year, Advanced Home Economics, Advanced Shop, Short- hand I, Typewriting, Band, and Art II. TWELFTH GRADE: American Literature, Economics and Ameri- can Government, Speech, Advanced Algebra, Solid Geometry, Latin II, Advanced Home Economics, Animal Husbandry which alternates with Agricultural Economics every other year, Advanced Shop, Physics, Type- writing, Shorthand, Band, and Art II. From the above course of study, students desiring to meet college entrance requirements must have the two Major and two Minor sequences, which are required under the College Preparatory Course. School opens Tuesday, September 6, 1938, at 1:00 P. M. There will be a teachers meeting at 9:00 A. M. 2 Old School Records Reveal the Following Interesting Data: At a meeting of the School Board held at the' Post Office on the 26th of July, 1861, an order was drawn in favor of William Lee, Jr., tak- ing care of school rooms at 36.00 per week. At 9, meeting of the Board of Trustees held at the old Post Officz building on the evening of Saturday, October 5, 1861, it was "Voted that Miss Mildred Padman be employed during the coming winter term to teach in the primary department at 253.50 per week." At a meeting of the School Board held at the office of the Secre- tary on the evening of June 29, 1863, it was "resolved that for the better efficiency of the school and protection of the House. that the request of the Eureka Lyceum to use the House for their Exhibition be not granted, that the janitor, Wilfred Kellogg, be instructed to keep two of the keys to said House exclusivelv in his possession and to use them for no purpose except that for which the school demands, and that he close the House at all times whenever he leaves it at night. that the House shall for NO PURPOSE be kept open evenings LATER than one- half past 9 P. M. Page Twelve BOARD OF EDUCATION Oscar Curell William Dierck Lee Sevener Rex R, Gunnell Walter C. Furman Ray E. Kriseler Ray E. Kriseler-President Lee SevenerATrustee VValter C. Furman4Secretary William DierckfTrustec Rex R. Gunnell-Treasurer Oscar Curell-Trustee The students of the Vassar Public Schools have enjoyed and appreciated the benefits afforded them through the cooperation, ef- ficiency and interest of the Board of Education. Through its efforts the School has become one of the best in this region, and the students have been provided with excellent facilities and the most modern equipment. Through the efforts of the present Board it was made possible for Vassar to have one of the finest auditoriums in the Thumb District. Through their genuine interest and untiring efforts, together with a gift of 316,363 from the Federal Emergency Administration of Public Works, the Board of Education very efficiently effected negotiations for the purchase of equipment and completion of the New Addition. The progress of the school has been marked by the purchase of new typewriters for the Commercial Department, powered equipment for the Manual Arts Department, redecorating of the interior of the old building and installation of a new heating plant. Additional sup- plies and equipment for the Science and Music Departments, new tables and chairs for the Primary Rooms of both Central and McKinley Schools, and additional teaching supplies for both High School and Grades have all been accomplished through the efforts of our Board of Education. For these many advantages and for the earnest, sincere, and successful efforts on the part of the members of the Board, the student body wishes to take this opportunity to express its genuine gratitude. Page Thirteen SUPERINTENDENT Ralph E. Brant, for the past four years, has ably superinteided the Vassar Public Schools, safe-guarding its ideals and promoting its progress. Selected by the Vassar Board of Education in the fall of 1934, Mr. Brant came to Vassar especially Well recommended. Fora number of years, before taking his position here, he was head of the Caledonia Public Schools and was formerly Principal and athletic director of the Augusta Public Schools. Mr. Brant, who graduated from the Bellevue High School, re- ceived his A.B. degree from Olivet College, and his Masters' Degree in Education from Teachers College, Columbia University, New York City. Columbia also granted him a special diploma for excellence of work in the field of school administration. Superintendent Brant Was appointed by the Michigan Educational Association headquarters to organize the Tuscola County Teachers Asso- ciation. He is to be commended for the fine efficiency with which he carried out this responsiblity. He was prominent in his position as president of that organization for the following term during which many worthwhile projects were corrpleted. He is active in a number of local organizations, holding offices in several. Community service, to which he gives most freely of his time and effort, is his by-word. His accomplishments and interests in community life are a fulfillment of his natural enthusiasm and high ideals. Members of the faculty and the students realize and fully ap- preciate all the fine achievements that were brought about through Mr. Brant's efforts in this school. We, as a group wish him many more successful years as Superintendent of the Vassar Public Schools. P Paqc Fourteen VASSAR PUBLIC SCI-1001.5 RALPH E. BRANT. Superintendent VASSAR, MICHIGAN May 27, 1938 To the Parents, Students, and Patrons of Vassar, Michigan: I take pleasure in using the "Echo" as a medium through which I may .peak to the parents, students, and patrons of our community, concerning the Vassar Public Schools. I particularly desire to congratulate the Senior Class, and the "Echo" staff for their earnest effort in making this edition possible. Through its pages this publication presents a pictorial cross-section of the day-by-day activities of the boys and girls of our community, from kindergarten through the high school, which stand in contrast to the school of yesterday. "Progress" is the watch word - The school of today, without losing sight of those "Basic Skills", - reading, 'riting, and 'rithmetlc, has improved in methods and in expansion and variation of curriculums, to the point where for the most part, school has become a place where children want to go, rathei than have to go. School children today are provided an opportunity, through individual and cooperative endeavors, to practice self-direction, self-control, and self? appraisal, by engaging in projects, group work, informal discussions, exhibits, and dramatizations, such as our grade and high school students have presented both in the class xooms and in assemblies. All instruction is subject to survey and appraisal throughout the year. Standardized testing programs provide one means of determining the effec- tiveness of instructional practices. Parents are advised of the progress of their children through report cards designed to show growth, personal quali- ties, and rank in class, as well as control over subject matter. As we speed along in this era of Progress equipped as we are with modern educational facilities, we should not lose slght of the Church and the Home as two major influences so necessary in molding the student's spiritual and moral well-being. With the Home providing love, security, and an ade- quate standard of living, and the Church giving moral and spiritual direction, the School can do much to develop those qualities ot character which are of special significance in a Democracy. In conclusion, our goal for the Vassar Public Schools is to strive to provide for every student an education which, through the discovery and de- velopment of his individual abilities, prepares him for life, and through train- ing and vocational guidance prepares him for a living which will yield him the maximum of satisfaction. Sincerely, RALPH E. BRANT, Superintendent of Schools. Page Fifteen High School Faculty Page Sixteen WALTER MAIKOWSKI4A. LORETTA HARE- fA. B. Commercial Department News Staff Sponsor Assembly Council Sponsor Music Department 7th Grade History MARY MILLER-B. S. Home Economics Dept. Seco Club Sponsor HOPE WELLEMEYER-A. B. English Girls Physical Education Library Seventh Grade Sponsor Girls Intramural Sponsor RUTH WOODMAN-A. B. English, Latin Girl Reserves Sponsor Dramatics Club and Play Coach Freshman Class Sponsor B. CHESTER HOYT-B. S. Manual Arts Dept. History Archery and Leathercraft Sponsor LLOYD MILLER-Life Arithmetic, Geography Science Boys Physical Education Eighth Grade Spons-or Junior High Coach Boys Intramural Sponsor T. B, PEMBERTONAB. S. Agricultural Department F. F. A. Sponsor Junior Class Sponsor 4-H Club Sponsor E. H. WERNET-B. S. History Department Physical Education Department Athletic Coach Sophomore Class Sponsor Noon Hour Activity Spon- sor DONALD H. YONKER-B.S. Science, Mathematics Camera Club Sponsor Radio Club Sponsor Senior Class Sponsor Echo Staff Sponsor PRINCIPAL RAY H. HAMILTON, A. B., Olivet Government and Speech Debate Sponsor JANET ALLUREDW-A. B. Kindergarten High School Art Elementary Art and Music VEDA BOETTCHER--Life Third Grade ELIZABETH CURTIS-Grade Fifth Grade LELA KELLY-A. B. 4th, 5th and 6th Grades Chairman of Testing an-J Remedial Work Marble 'Tournament ESTHER BIERI--Life Kindergarten, lst Grade, Music, Art, and Rhythm Band, of the McKinley School ETHEL COTTRELL 4-Life Fourth Grade Safety Patrol EDITH I-IAYNER-Life Second Grade AVICE PENNER-Life First Grade Grade Library Rhythm Band Sponsor FLORENCE REED--Life GRACE VAN WERT-Life Sixth Grad? second and Third Grades Girls Sefvlce Squad of the McKinley School Sponsor Grade Faculty Page Seventeen .CUSTODIANS Mr, Bens Mrs. Bradley Mr. Downer One of the most important phases of high school work is that of the janitors. Therefore we, the senior class, have devoted this part of the Echo to "Our Custodiansf' Mrs. Bradley has been with us for twelve years. She was born in England. Her son and two daughters are graduates of Vassar High School. Her twelve years of service in the school have been of great clean is only a part of this benefit. house he would certainly benefit to us in a number of ways. Her fine work in keeping the school If one were to inspect our school comment on this exceptionally fine point, which place. But more than this, the presence of her adds to the beauty of the cheerful countenance has many downcast spirits as unconsciously been the means of lifting a good students come in contact with her throughout the day. Mr. Bens, who has only recently taken up his Work here, was a student of Vassar High School. He is an especially fine man Whose work is greatly appreciated and highly commended for efficiency as well as cleanliness. He has taken the important responsibilities of the furnace and ventilating rooms wonderfully and his willing co-operation has added to the smoothness of each day's activities. The McKinley School, which is also a part of this school system, is very fortunate in acquiring a man who in ready and willing to take care ol' it. Mr. Downer has conducted his well and deserves much credit since of the McKinley School has fallen to We wish to use this book as thanks, and to acknowledge the debt and as a school. Pace Eiahteen work of the past three years very the entire responsibility of the care him. ' a medium to express our hearty of gratitude we owe them, as a class SECRETARY TO THE SUPERINTENDENT Miss Eileen Smith, graduated from High School as Valedictorian, at Mio, Michigan. She later graduated from Bay City Business College with an exception- ally fine record. Late in 1937 she accepted the posi- tion of secretary in Vassar High School. She replaced Juno Schlict, who left to accept an advancement with a banking firm. In the short time she has been with us, she has more than proven hc: ability in so responsible a position. Her pleasing personality and cooperative nature make it a pleasure to have her with us. Vassar' Public Schools, Superintendents 1850-1851 Miss Augusta Slafter 1877-1878 L. A. Park 1851-1852 D. G. Wilder 1878-1880 Silas Wood Charles Fonda 1880-1882 L. S. Norton 1852-1853 ? 1882-1887 E. A. Wilson 1853-1854 ? 1887-1898 Ira L. Forbes 1854-1855 Edwin G. Dowd ? 1898-1901 Austin E. Wilbur 1855-1856 'Z 1901-1903 A. F. Rockwell 1856-1857 Dr. Dillion Chub 1903-1907 W. Sherman L'ster 1857-1858 A. J. Leach ? 1907-1908 C. S. Paxton 1858-1859 " 1908-1911 J. K. Osgerby 1859-1860 ? 1911-1912 J. K. Osgerby 1860-1861 L. D. Keyes E. M. Conklin 1861-1863 L. D. Lewis ? 1912-1913 Don Harrington 1863-1864 G. N. Van Wormer 1913-1914 B. L. Odle David Ma'in 1914-1918 J. K. Osgerby 1864-1865 ? 1918-1919 J. K. Osgerby 1865-1866 S. N. Hill ? Earl Finch 1866-1870 L. D. Lewin 1919-1920 Earl Finch 1870-1873 L. A. Park 1920-1924 Menno Otterbein 1873-1874 L. A. Willard 1924-1934 Thurman M. Clay 1874-1877 Silas Wood 1934- Ralph E. Brant We are indebted to Mr. David Malin, Mrs. Metta Gage Clark Miss Ella North and Mr. Ralph Brant for the above list. rate than s difficult to find accu Between the years 1852 and 1870, it wa information, thus the names were gathered from memory rather actual records. Page N n teen Pals Bright and Early Big: Shots Tull Oaks frnm Littlv APll1'U'i fining' Homo Lurillfl tn Mothm' Gllzzlin' Rows Way Back Whnn Sou1h'n Swing 0111 l'.gz,qL- '1'wf-uty Long Agn Ain't Love CITIIN1 Fowvm- Thinf' C11'0r'n! qc, Now Smile :md Han UVM ' A wvamch me Bmw- g Initiation, :md How Truckin' SENIORS eniors l l Page Twenty-two MARY GARNER Girls' Glee Club 1, 2, 3, 4 Declamatory 2 Echo Staff Newspaper Staff 3, 4 President 4 Junior and Senior Plays "Efficiency in person" BERNADINE SCI-IAFER Camera Club 3, 4 Echo Staff Junior Play Newspaper Staff 4 Secretary 4 Activities Council 4 "Work fascinates her" MELVIN C. STANGE Football 3, 4 Radio Club 4 Echo Staff Camera Club, 3, 4 Junior and Senior Plays F. F. A. 1, 2,3,4 . Dramatics 4 "Just a playful little fel- low" FRANCES RUSSELL Declamatory 1 Camera Club 4 Seco Club 4 Treasurer 2 "A likeable giggle" JOHN COLLIS "A strong silent man" GRANT BATES Football 3, 4 Library Staff 2 Baseball 1, 2, 3, 4 Junior and Senior Plays F. F. A. 1, 2, 3, 4 Basketball 3, 4 Vice-president 3, 4 "Small? But I make my- self heard" CLARENCE F. RAUSCH Baseball 3, 4 Track 4 Boy's Glee Club 4 rC'peretta Cast 4 Echw Staff Senior Play Treasurer 4 "I wait for no man, but Women-" MARIE BATES Band 1, 2, 3, 4 Oratory 4 Gil-l's Glee Club 1, 2, 3, 4 Operetta Cast 4 Echo Staff Declamatory 2 Newspaper Staff 3 Activities Council 3 Junior and Senior Plays "A good disposition is rare" RUTH GOHSMAN Seco Club 4 Library Staff 3 Girl Reserves "Speech is great, silence greater" NORMA ANDERSON Girl's Glee Club 2, 3, 4 Seco Club 4 "Hard work never did agree with me" VHS MARGARET SCHACK Echo Staff "Without labor, nothing gained" Y BETTY LOU JOHNSON Band 2, 3, 4 Seco Club 4 Junior Play "Thinking is the hardest work" EMMA F Girls' Band Echo ANDREWS Glee Club 1, 2, 3. 4 1, 2, 3, 4 Staff Operetta Cast 3, 4 Library Staff 3 Junior and Senior Plays Vice-president 2 "Good words went with her name" NORMA FROST Camera Club 4 Seco Club 4 "Short and good natur- edu LOYD L. DRAPER Radio Club 3, .4 Echo Staff Dramatics Club 4 Junior and Senior Plays "Not in the roll of com- mon men" UH JUNIOR H. INSCHO Basketball 1, 2, 3, 4 Radio Club 3, 4 Junior and Senior Plays "A bold bad man" AUDREY GLAZIER Football 3, 4 Baseball 4 Basketball 2, 3, 4 Echo Staff Band 1, 2, 3 Junior Play Boys' Glee Club 4 Camera Club 3, 4 F. F. A. 2, 3, 4 "Study liuins my eyes nv LUCILLE PLUMB . Assembly Committee 4 "Our studious girl" TED HART Band 1, 2, 3, 4 Echo Staff Boys' C-lee Club 1, 2, 3, -1 Camera Club 3, 4 Extempore 4 Newspaper Staff 3, 4 Senior Play Dramatics 4 President 3 "None but he could be his parallel" fr -x. MILDRED BRADLEY- Junior Play "There is a woman at the beginning of all' great things" Seniors 1958 Page Twenty-three Seniors 1958 Page Twenty-four A EVELYNE FISCHERN JACK I-IONSINGER Girls' Glee Club 1, 2, 3, 4 Operetta Cast 2, 3, 4 Junior and Senior Plays "That which is popular deserves attention" RAYMOND STOLEY Track 4 Baseball 4 Camera Club 3, 4 Echo Staff "Why should life all labor be?" HENRY STREETER Football 1, 2, 3, 4 Baseball 1, 2, 3, 4 Basketball 1, 2, 3, 4 Extempore 4 "Foremost in the ranks of fun" ALICE MARY FURMAN Girls' Glee Club 1, 2, 3, 4 Operetta Cast 1, 2 Echo Staff Seco Club 2 Oratory 3, 4 Declamatory 2 Library Staff 2 Junior Play Newspaper Staff 3, 4 Assembly Committee 3 "Too beautiful to be neglected" MARION SALENA DuBOIS Girls' Glee Club 1, 2, 3 Operetta Cast 2, 3 Treasurer 3 Echo Staff Seco Club 1, 2 Junior and Senior Plays "Beware her fair locks" Football 3, 4 Junior Play Secretary 2 Baseball 1, 2, 3, 4 Basketball 1, 2, 3, 4 Band 1, 2, 3, 4 Echo Staff Boys' G-lee Club 3, 4 Operetta. Cast 3 Camera Club 3 "An answer to a maid- en's prayer" ALLEN LAMBERT Football 3, 4 Baseball 1, 2, 3, 4 Basketball 3, 4 Echo Staff Newspaper Staff 3 Camera Club 3, 4 Extempore 4 "Gone with the wind" THEODORE SLAFTER Baseball 4 Band 1, 2, 3, 4 Echo Staff Activities Council 4 Junior Play President J '4Neat, with never a hair misplaced" LAWRENCE E. ESCKELSON Boys' Glee Club 1, 4 Track 3, 4 Basketball 4 F. F. A. 1, 3, 4 "It is a friendly heart that has plenty of friends" MAXINE G. ESCKELSON Girls' Glee Club 3, 4 Seco Club 4 "Silence is golden" UH ROBERT H. STREETER MARY ELIZABETH "Teachers in heaven? Then let me stay here" CLIFFORD A. WILKINSON Band 1, 2 Radio Club 3, 4 Junior and Senior Plays "Greater men have lived than I? I doubt it" SINCLAIR OPPERMAN Football 3, 4 Echo Staff Baseball 1, 2, 3, 4 Basketball 2, 3, 4 Activities Council 3, 4 F. F. A. 1, 2, 3, 4 "Every day ladies day with him" MAE STEVENS BARNES Girls' Glee Club 1, 2, 3, 4 Operetta Cast 3, 4 Echo Staff Seco Club 2 Library Staff 2 Newspaper Staff 3 Senior Play "Fairest of all on earth, ask Ted Slafter" ROSEMARY ELLIS Band 3, 4 Operetta Cast 4 Girls' Glee Club 3, 4 Echo Staff Library Staff 3 Seco Club 1, 2, 3, 4 Junior Play "A monstrous little voice" MYRTLE FETTING Junior and Senior Plays Echo Staff "There is a lady who loves to talk" GLENN L. XVELSH Radio Club 3, 4 "Behold! A woman cf F F A 1 few words' "Neither kiss of love nor maiden's hand in mine" VHS O Seniors 1958 ETHA MORSE Cno picturel Girls' Glee Club 2, 3 Library, 2, 3, 4 Page Twenty-fir Page Senior Class History By Bernadine Schafer On one fine autumn day in the fall of 1934, 64 future builders of our great nation assembled in Vassar High School. 'They had come to acquire more knowledge so that they might some day be able to try that great "boundless sea of life" well prepared. The first few days were spent in getting acquainted with High School life and the exceptionally fine staff of teachers. As Freshmen we elected as our class president, Don Garner, vice-president, Beatrice Web- sterg secretary, Alberta Reichleg treasurer, Edward Swanson, and Mr. Hamilton as class sponsor. One day late in the month of September we were instructed to appear at school the following day, the girls wearing their dresses inside out, bows in their hair and carrying dolls, the boys wearing over-alls and aprons. The Sophomores called it initiation and of course the Freshmen were compelled to agree with them. The next fall, fifty-nine out of the sixty-four returned as sopho- mores. Many interesting and successful events occurred during our sophomore year. We succeeded in selecting our class officers which were: Ted Slafter, presidentg Emma Andrews, vice-presidentg Jack Ho.1- singer, secretary, Frances Russell treasurer, and as our class sponsor, Mr. Slaughter. The wheel of time spins rapidly 'round, and We were Juniors be- fore we realized it. Ten, we are sorry to say, did not return. By this time we had grown to love old V. H. S. and were ready to uphold her standards. We immediately began this season by electing our officers: President, Ted Hartg vice-president Grant Batesg secretary, Alberta Rei- chleg treasurer, Marion DuBois3 sponsor, Mr. Pemberton. The Junior play, "Growing Pains" coached by Miss Hare and Miss Wellemeyer, was very successful. It supplied the funds for one of the best Junior-Sen- ior banquets, which was sponsored a week later. We all looked forward to the opening of school the next fall when we would assemble as "Dignified" Seniors. The next fall thirty-eight of the sixty-four, who had started as Freshmen, came back to finish their high school career. The officers for this last year were: President, Mary Garner, vice-resident, Grant Bates, secretary, Bernadine Schafer, treasurer, Clarence Rausch, and as sponsor, Mr. Yonker. The play selected by the class was "Guess Again", which was very successful, and was under the able direction of Miss Woodman. This year has been a very busy one for us all. Besides our regular work we have published the "Echo", the first annual since 1926. We have tried to make this publication a creditable oneg we leave it with you to decide whether we have succeeded. With graduation in view our class chose as its flower the yellow tea rose, class colors, blue and gold, and the fitting motto, "Building for Eternity." As the last few weeks of school approached we look forward to all the happy events which were to be a part of our graduation. One of the outstanding events was the Junior- Senior Banquet on May 27, for which we wish to sincerely thank the Jun- ior Class. Other Senior events were the Senior Day on May 25, Senior Assembly on May 18, Baccalaureate Service on June 5 and finally Com- mencement Exercises on June 8. . In closing I wish to express for the class the hope that thus far in our climb toward a goal of higher education We have cariied on worth- ily the traditions of Vassar High School. Twenty-six Senior Class Prophecy By Emma Andrews and Clarence Rausch The time is ten years after the commencement, 1938. Emma Andrews is private secretary to the president of Consumers Power Company at Battle Creek. Clarence Rausch is a beautition in Hollywood. Mary Elizabeth Garner has found her success on the stage. She insists on washing her own dishes and being late to work for old times' sake. Norma Anderson is reducing five pounds a week with a certain system she has worked out. Norma Frost and Frances Russell are grad- uate nurses at Ford Hospital. Out of the bigness of his heart Grant Bates is financing a huge modern Orphanage in New York City. Mary Elizabeth Barnes and Ted Slafter are married and are famous for Food Distributors Inc. They started witha lunch counter and now they own a chain of restaurants extending across the United States. Mrs. Marie Beecher, formerly Marie Bates, and her husband are touring the country and playing over the radio. Evelyn Fischer is singing in the Metropol- itan Opera House while Mildred Bradley sings cowboy songs on the Tom's Liniment Program. Alice Mary Furman is married to a fine old gentleman and uses her musical ability to entertain her husband. Ruth Gohsman is the band leader at Caro. Myrtle Fetting is a teacher at Reese Kindergarten. Maxine Esckelson is a substitute teacher and is very popular. Floyd Draper is a beauty operator. The only thing he hates is polishing ladies' fingernails because he has to hold their hands. Melvin Stange is now chaplain at Jackson Prison where John Col- lis is Warden. Lucille Plumb is the Superintendent at the Evart High School. Allen Lambert handled the job as Business Manager on the 1938 Echo staff so well that he is now employed at Hudson's Department Store as Advertising Manager. W Audrey Glazier has perfected an invention for automobiles which run backwards or forwards with equal ease. It has a steering wheel in both ends. Clifford Wilkinson and Glenn Welsh are employed at the Millington Short Wave Station. . Marion DuBois is rapidly becoming a millionaire through her com- mercial art. Rosemary Ellis has gone . back to being Mr. Hamilton's sec- retary after getting her Do,cto1"s"'Degree in Business Administration. Jack Honsinger is an astronomer. 'No wonder, he always liked to gaze at the stars on a nice moonlight night, especially in company with a nice young lady. Ted Hart is a professor at one of the leading universities and the latest report said he's engaged to the Latin professor. He always said he was going to wait until he found someone who knew more than he did. Betty Johnson is proprietor of the College Inn in Chicago where she began as a waitress a few years ago. Sinclair Opperman is in shape to meet Junior Inscho in a championship bout. Vassar High School Girls Basketball team will play Saginaw Girls May 25. Margaret Schack is the instructor at Vassar. Bernadine Schaf- er has broken all former worlds records in typing and shorthand. Mae Stevens has written a book entitled "How to Keep Quiet." Itfs the best seller of the year. Henry Streeter joined the marines as he always planned. He's in Europe now and has a girl in every port. His brother. Robert Streeter, has taken over his father's job as postmaster. Raymond Stoley is president of the State Bank of Saginaw. Page Twenty 'SEUCH Alice Mary "Toots" Allen "Lam'y" Audrey "Aud" Bernadine "Bernie" Betty "Suzy" Clarence "Butch" Clifford "Cliff" Elizabeth "Liz" Emma "Babe" Evelyne "Squirrely Floyd "Rock-a-bye" Frances "Fanny" Glenn "Chink" Grant "Gabby" Henry "Hank" Jack "Hon'y" John "Johnny- Junior "Babe" Lawrence "Larry" 'N Page Twenty-eight Senior Humor Weakness Bennie Goodman Lucille "Cille" Gabbing Mae "Maggie" Freshmen Margaret "Margie" Holding hands Marie "Dorie" Mouth-organ Marion "Muggins" Reichle Mary "Mitzy" Radio Maxine "Mac" "Coiffures Melvin "Melv" Blonds Mildred "Mil" Screeching Myrtle i'Mutz" Woman-hater Norma "Babykins' Giggling Norma F. "Frosty" Criticising Raymond "Ray" Akins Robert "Bob" Dancing Rosemary "Ro'ie" Jittezs Ruth "Rudy" Fords Sinclair "Sinky" Bessie Ted H, "Teddy" Cars Ted S. "Slicker" Class Poem by ALICE MARY FURM AN Our Senior days are over, And the joys we knew so well Will forever linger with us No matter where we dwell. We've started from the bottom And never ceased to climb That pathway to achievement Which makes progress so sublime We're "building for eternity," We strive to do our best, These four long years in high school Have only been the test. As we leave Old Vassar High School, Our future we can't foretell, But we wish success for years to come And bid you a true "Farewell", Weakness Accordion Quletness Its a secret Trumpet player Indians The stage Sailors Photography Hiccups Marriage Baby talk Hearty laugh Blushing Love stories Movies Clarence Temper Pineapple Sundae Neatness VASSAR HIGH SCHOOL SIXTY-SEVEN TH Annual Commencement HIGH SCHDOL AUDITGRIUM June 8, 1938 8:00 P. M. Processional .... High School Girls' Chorus March of the Priests-Mendelssohn Invocation .... Rev. E. H. Hazard Song ..... High School Girls' Chorus "My Love Dwelt In A Northern Land"-Elgar Salutatory Doris M. Bates Class Roll Allen F. Lambert Valedictory . Ted S. Hart Songs . . . High School Boys' Chorus "Beautiful Savior"--Wick "Eight Bells"-Bartholomew Introduction of Speaker . . Prin. Ray H. Hamilton Address .... Mr. W. J. Cameron of The Ford Motor Car Company . Solo .... Ted S. Hart "Where'c1' You Walk"--Handel Presentation of Diplomas Supt. Ralph E. Brant X Benediction . Rev. Milo N. Wood Page Twenty-'nine Page Thirty CQ' a gin nmurmm DONALD SUTPHIN July 16, 1920 November 29, 1935 WAYNE S. DOBSON December 29, 1920 December 31, 1936 VENETA J. JACOT June 29, 1922 February 5, 1938 VERN ADAMS October 15, 1917 February 19, 1935 JAMES R. JOHNSON October 15, 1877 January 4, 1935 "There is a remembrance of the dead to which We turn even from the charms of living." Washington Irving. CLASSES Page J U N I CD R S Top Row:-Henry Trombka, Edward Datz, Clarence Keech, Waldo Reif, Wendell Bauer, Floyd Taylor. Second Row:-Donald German, Allen Jaynes, Roy Schmandt, Har- vey Rowland, Norman Roth, Howard Hecht, Robert Taylor. Third Row :-Leo Smith, Dorothy Freeland, Irene Braido, Eleanor Tylor, Margaret Pierson, Anna Hohman, Jane Walton, Margie Schultz, Florence Mc. Neal, Mr. Pemberton. Bottom Row:-Pauline Thompson, Marjorie Heindl, Anna German, Doris Evans, Margaret Mary VanPatten, Margaret Trea, Wilma Allen, Dorothy Dierck, Phyllis Glady, Delphine Oss. Absent :-Mae Baxte1', Leonabelle Ensch, Edith Allen, Carl Frahm, Elion Baker, Lloyd Hughes, and Wanda Penn. President-Dorothy Freeland Vice-president-Irene Braido Secretary-Eleanor Tyler Treasurer-Pauline Thompson Advisor-Mr. Pemberton Class Colors-Salmon and Silver Class Flower-Salmon Tea Rose with White For- get-me-nots Class Motto-Tonight we launch, where shall we anchor? As Freshmen, we elected officers with Milford Putman. as presi- dent. The other officers were Edyth Crawford, Eleanor Tyler, Jure Strope and Mr. Shott as advisor. We were As Sophomores we elected our The other officers were Jane Walton. as advisor, Mr. Hoyt. As Juniors our first party this Junior-Senior Banquet which was put initiated by the Sophomores. officers with Leo Smith as president. Dorothy Freeland, Irene Braido and year included a fashion show. The on by the class was very well liked and will no doubt be remembered by the Seniors. We are looking forward to an eventful Senior year. Thirty-two SOPHQMURES Top row:-Adelbert Hunkins, Wilford DeCoe, Kenneth Barnes, Junior Titsworth, Carl Reif, Albert Martin, Milton McIntyre, Mike Fran- ko, Bob Russell, George Beach, Arthur Seymour, Elwyn Dobson. Second row:-Main Ross, George Glazier, Wilbur Hoover, Albur- tus Reda, Elgin Miller, Gene Seney, Neal VandeBunt, Norman Trinklein, Curio Tremonti, Lynn Curvin. Third row :-Kenton Smith, Conrad Gunnell, John Heusted, Arline Hewlette, Helen Koral, Virginia Lambert, Betty Pierson, Lorna Auren- liamer, Irene Esckelson, Wright Freeland, Nick Miihlbach, Walter Bielan- ski, Mr. Wernet. Bottom row:-Mattie Harper, Marjorie Davis, Margaret Akins, Dorothy Caterfield, Charlotte Whitcomb, Marion Bader, Rosa Martin, Alta Draper, Familia Tansky, Loraine Gohsman, Jean Barnes, Dorothy Land. President-Wright Freeland Vice-President-Margaret Akins Secretary-Jean Barnes lreasurer-Mariorie Davis t-,ponsor-Mr. Wernet Class Colois-Blue and Silver Class Flower-Bay Rose Class Motto-A sound mind in a strong body As a Freshman Clasfz of fifty-five members in 1936 we elected Conrad Gunnell aw president, John Heusted, Curio Tremonti, and Jean Barnes as the other officers, and M'ss Wellemeyer as sponsor. Our parties, one in December and one in February. showed what a Fresh- man Class can do with the cooperation of all its members. This year we returned the courtesy of initiating the new Fresh- man Class. They will no doubt remember their introduction to high sq-bool life, Our parties this year, December third and April first, were well planned and original. By our rrirnest efforts we hope to fulfill the Class motto which we have Chosen. Page Tll.i7'l!l-Ill. Pa if c FRESHMEN Top row :-George Edd Sevener, Russell Grinnel, Loren Stevens, Charles Keech, Fred Hohman, Donald Frahm, Donald Mille1', Donald Simpson, Oliver Beebe, Ray Reif, Melvin Reif. Second row:--Stanley Datz, Lloyd Stevens, Henry Gootee, Helen Korthals, Alice Hecht, Hilda Bradley, Marguerite Jaynes, Joyce VanPet- ten, Leatrice Haines, Geraldine Wilcox, Hannah Hope, Ruth Bauer, Mae VandeBunt, Marilyn Simpson, CeliaBende1'. Third row :--Betty Baldwin, Lola Welsh, Shirley Hope, Vivian Streeter, Jane Russell, Dorothy Frahm, Louise Moody, Annabelle Collis, Marcella Metro, Helen Schack, Clara Bradley, Ruth Schmidt, Leah Enos, Erna Cheney, Miss Woodman. Fourth row :-Carolyn Johnson, Nancy Riggs, Henrietta Meineke, Madeline Stoley, Eileen Parry, Betty Hyslop, June Lewis, Marion LewTs, Alice Tinglan, Myrtle Houghtaling, Dorothy Beach, Leona Garlick, Fric- da Pickleman, Evelyn Wells. Bottom row:-Mack Seney, L'oyd Tinglan, Claude Roles, Allen Lawrence, Milton Yanovich, Robert Roth, Richard Roth, Harry Davis. Walter Gromek, Paul A1'lldt, Floyd Heindl, R. D. Stacer, Armand Black- more. Absent:-Orville Snider, Francis Anthony, and Helen Berry. President-Fred Hohman. Vice-president-Helen Korthals SecretaryLLloyd Tinglan Treasurer-Clara Bradley Sponsor-Miss Woodman Class: Colors-Rose and Silver Class Flower-Carnation Class Motto-Out of school life into life's school At the beginning of the 1937-38 school year there were seventy- five enthusiastic Freshmen students both from schools around this com- munity and pupils graduating from the eighth grade here. We were taken into the high school by the customary initiation, given by the Sophomore Class. Both Freshman parties, The Harvest Party on November fifth and Spanish Fiesta on January fourteenth were very well attended and en- joyed by all. Thirty-four JU IOR HIGH President Vice President Secretary Treasurer Sponsor Royal Glady Carl Hacker Eleanor Gootee Alice Brown Mr. Miller SEVENTH GRADE President Vice President Secretary P Treasurer Sponsor Bob Rigg Thelma Beecher Beverly Gohs Stella Andreychuk Miss Wellemeyer Vassar Junior High School cinsists of the seventh and eighth grades. The Junior High group have a class and study program similar to that of the high school. Under the able leadership of Junior High pupils form an active schools. The group is noted for its in the planning and sponsoring of Junior High Athletics is an the Physical Education program of Miss Wellemeyer and M1'. Miller the and needed part of Vassar public quick and whole hearted cooperation school affairs. ' important extra curricular activity in the school. Several football teams were active during the fall and a nimber of games were played. The Junior High basketball 'team played a schedule of ten interscholastic games with the fine record of nine victories and only one defeat. An extensive interscholastic baseball schedule has been planned and a fine group of boys are out to make the team. Each year the seventh and eighth grade boys paticipate in the county track meet al: Caro. Page Thirty fwe Central-Sixth grade, fifth and six overflow, Fifth grade, fourth grade, third grade. GRADE SCHOQL The later elementary grades of Vassar Public Schools have been unusually busy during the past year in activities both in the class room and out. The sixth grade, in addition to its regular class work has been unusually interested in musical activities. Nine members of the class are in the Senior Band and twenty members in the Grade Band. The members have been very active in service to others. A box social was held, the proceeds of which were canteributed to a fund for crippled children. The class also contributed a Thanksgiving box to the same cause. The fifth and sixth overflow room has been busy this year. A number of activities in which real life conditions are 'set forth has been the theme for the year. The fifth grade has been unusually busy in correlating playlets, songs and recitations with the regular class work. A number of social parties have also been sponsored. The third and fourth grades have planned their work to include programs in honor of important national holidays. i During the year ten Grade Assembly Programs are provided for all the grade pupils and their parents, each grade room presenting one Assembly. Through these assembly programs the grade children de- velop poise and confidence which may help them to serve as better future citizens cf the Community. One of the most outstand'n0: events of the year in which all the grades participated was the Marble Tournament, sponsored by the Flint Journal. Champions from each grade were first decided and final'y the school champion, Lawrence Gillman, was picked by tournament play from this group. Page Thirty-siar A 7,1 FZ ,- ' McKinley-Kindergarten, first grade, second grade and third grade. Central-Kindergarten, first grade and second grade. GRADE SCHGGL Activities in the early elementary department of Vassar Public Schools stress not only the curriculum subjects but also the extra-cur- ricular activities of the group which tends to supplant and aid the regu- lar class Work. At McKinley School the second and third grades have been heart- ily engaged in a most interesting and educational post office project. The kindergarten and first grades have completed a fully equipped grocery store. These projects of buying and selling groceries, writing, mailing, and delivering 'letters enable the pupils to learn the processes which are actually going on in life. At Central, the second grade has been intensely interested in the study of plants. They have been unusually fortunate in growing a num- ber of beautiful flowering plants. The first grade has been interested in a grocery store project and also in equipping and running 3 grade li- brary. Orange crates Were made into fine looking book cases and chairs. The kindergarten at Central has centered its activities about an ice cream store and green house. The kindergarten child, by participating in acti- vities which are a part of his environment Will be better prepared for the all-important task of learning the work presented in later grades. The Vassar grade teachers have cooperated splendidly in mak- ing it possible to have an extensive testing program, extending from the first grade through the sixth grade, which has been in progress for the past four years. The testing activity enables the teacher to present those things which each particular student needs most. Page Thirty-:even Trio Second Page Thlfrty ff-gil t Debate Band Library Hold Shop that Pose Year Shorthand Camera Club and Then Some F. F. A. Officers fur '38-'39 'Typlng 4 ACTIVITIES Page CHADWICK SCHOOL PUPILS Chadwick School -- Rural Transportation The Chadwick Rural School District No. 3, Vassar, had the mis- fortune of losing its school by fire January 3, 1938.. Because of this cat- astrophe the electors of the District voted on Friday, February 14, to sengl their children to the Vassar Public Schools. Accordingly a bus was purchased, through' the "State Aid Tran- sportation Program Offered Rural Districts," and the Chadwick children are now enjoying all the educational advantages offered by the Vassar Public Schools. The Board of Education and the electors of the Chadwick District are to be congratulated on making it possible for their children tc- secure the same educational opportunities as children in the city schools receive. The school transportation program of Michigan has expanded with extraordinary rapidity in recent years. In 1919 four hundred pupils were transported daily. In 1936 about 35,000 pupils were transported daily in 800 buses operated by the school districts of the state. This number of pupils does not include many additional thousands transported in other vehicles or by the parents of pupils. Greater liber- ality of state aid for bus transportation is increasing, year by year, the number of school buses in operation. The State reimburses Rural Districts for the transportation of their pupils to graded schools when such schools are closed in Whole or in part. The State provides such transportation in order to provide adequate edu- cational opportunities for all childrcn. ' The amount of reimbursement is determined by the Superin- tendent of Public Instruction but cannot exceed 840.00 per pupil tran- sported. When a Rural School District votes to close one or more of its grades, the State also reimburses for the transportation of High School pupils from that District who are at that time attending' High School, thus saving parents of such children considerable expense. For further information concerning transportation services offer- ed by the State, Rural Districts should consult Superintendent Ralph E. Brant. Forty Vassar High School and ltps Rural School Program Each year Vassar High School offers rural schools a Rural Athletic Meet and Play Festival in which four hundred ninety-nine pupils from twenty-six rural schools participated this year, an annual In- door Baseball Tournament, and motion pictures of Rural School Day acti- vities taken annually. It also provides speakers and vocal music to rural school Parent-Teacher Associations. It provides for girls, a new, modern, and complete Department of Home Economics for teaching cooking, sewing, and general home manage- ment, and offers the services of a trained instructor who supervises girls' home projects through the school year and during tthe summer vacation. ' In addition a Department of Agriculture is provided for boys de- signed to teach Crops and Soils, An'mal Husbandry, Agriculture Econo- mics, and offers the services of a trained instructor who supervises boys' farm projects, and cooperates with the farmers of the surrounding rural community during the school year and summer vacation. Also a De- partment of Manual Arts designated to teach woodworking, general and farm projects. It provides a High School on the four-year accredited list of the University of Michigan and the North Central Association of Secondary Schools and Colleges, which maintains a staff of well-trained, experienc- ed teachers who are interested in developing the individual interests of each and every student. Graduation from High School is becoming ever more important. A high school diploma is an additional badge of character. It shows to the world that you possess sufficient energy, courage, and determination to complete a task once begun. Your high school course will strengthen your character because it will make you better able to select your life work. A high school di- ploma will add to your prestige in in the community and position in the world. Completion of a high school course is absolutely essential for ad- mission to colleges or professional schools. Statistics show that the person who possesses only an eighth grade diploma earns on the average a salary of eight hundred dollars per year. The high school graduate will average for the balance of his or her life an income of one thousand five hundred to two thousand dollars. You can graduate from High School. It will at once place you on a higher level in your community and give you a higher rank among your fellows. Page Forty one ECHO STAFF Top Row-C. Rausch, T. Slafter, R. Stoley, S. Opperman, M. Stange, A. Glaizier. Second Row-A. Furman, E. Barnes, M. DuBois, M, Garner, R. Ellis, M. Schack, M. Fetting, E. Andrews. Bottom Row-J. Honsinger, B. Schafer, A. Lambert, T. Hart, F, Draper, M. Bates, Mr, Yonker. Editor-in-chief Ted Har: Athletic Editor Jack Honsingcr Associate Editor, Bernadine Schafer Assistant Athletic Editor t - - Margaret Schack Assistant Editor Marie Bates Music Editor Emma Andrews Bvsiness Manager Allen Lambert Organization Editor Ted Slafter Assistant Business Managers Raymond Stoley, S. Opperman Art Editors Elizabeth Barnes, Marion DuBois Circulation Manager Floyd Draper Ass't. Circulation Manager Assistant Organization Editor Rosemary Ellis Senior Editor Elizabeth Garner Undergraduate Editor Clarence Rausch Photograph Editor Audrey Glazier Myrtle Fetting Alumni Editor Alice Furman When the idea of publishing a year-book was presented to the Senior Class in January, it was immediately taken up with enthusiasm. It soon became evident that their enthusiasm was supported by that of the administration and the alumni. Since it was the first to be published in the school in several years the ciass realized the difficulty of the task they had undertaken. After committees had Worked out the details for the organization to do it, the staff was chosen with much delibera- tion. In order that the important preliminary work of the business staf' might be accomplished in the short time allotted, the editorial staff turned its efforts toward that phase of the work for a few Weeks. Several well-planned assemblies and sales drives were carried on successfully. When the actual Writing was begun the individual initiative of the various staff members was brought into play in arranging their depart- ments. A much needed staff room was constructed and equipped by the staff on the second floor. The cooperation of the staff members iii carrying on their work was commendable. The day set aside for photo- graphing the various groups will not be forgotten. Mistakes were made no doubt but the staff-'feels that its venture was a success and hopes that it will be carried on from year to yea: by future Senior Classes. Page Forty-two NEWSPAPER STAFF Top Row-B. Schafer, T. Hart, N. VandeBunt, W. Bauer, A. Furman. Bottom ROWAM. Garner, M. Heindl, D. Freeland, M. Harper, M, Pierson, I. Braido, Miss Hare. Editor Dorothy Freeland Assistant Editor Irene Braido Bus. and Circulation Mgr. Neil VandeBurt Sports Editor Wendell Bauer Featuzes Ted Hart Features Mary Garner, Mattie Harper Maijorie Heindl, Margaret Pierson Typists Maiy Garner, Bernadine Schafer Alice Mary Furman Faculty Advisor Miss Loretta Hare Tlze newspaper staff was organized at the begirning of the year with Miss Loretta Hare as faculty advisor. The local Tuscola Pioneer-Times kindly allowed us a section in their edition in which we inserted the school paper called "The Voice oi' the School." Through excellent cooperation on the part of every staff member, the publication meets the dead-line every week, with a better paper than the last one. To have the local newspaper print our school paper in itself, is truly an advantage. Not only does it give us a very professional looking paper, but it also increases thc circulation to parents as well ai students. In March we visited the Saginaw News Building and enjoyed an interesting trip, getting much information on the printing ol' at modern daily newspape1'. Each week we have attempted to bring you reports, news, and humor. The reporters have brought the latest news from classrooms and activities. The spot: section has given resumes of the games as well as inside information on the team. The features included "Close Ups" and "Funny Bones." We feel that our progress in journalism has well compensated our effoits in this organization. Page Forty-Hue Page GIRLS GLEE CLUB BOYS GLEE CLUB GIRLS' GLEE CLUB Top Row-H. M. Bradley, M. Pierson, A. Tinglan, D. Dierck, C. Bradley, J. VanPetten, E. Cheney, L. Welsh, M. Houghtaling, C. Johnson. A Second Rcw+M. Bates, C. Whitcomb, R. Bauer, H. Hope, E. An- drews, R. Ellis, A. Hecht, E. Barnes, M. Garner, A. Furman, J. Barnes. Third Row-M. Lewis, F. Pickleman L. Moody, D. Frahm, J. Wal- ton, N. Anderson, E. Fischer, L. Enos, I. Perry, B. Pierson, E. Tyler, M. Esckelson. Bottom Row-S. Hope, G. Wilcox, L. Haines, D. Evans, D. Freeland, Akins, R. Schmidt, B. Hyslop, N. Rigg, A. Hohman, F. McNeal, Glady, Mr. Maikowski. BOYS' GLEE CLUB Top Row-M. McIntyre, C. Reif, L. Smith, W. Freeland, F. Taylor M. P. A. Glazier. Second Row-E. Datz, F. Heindl, M. Ross, A. Reda, R. Schmandt H. Hecht, R. Reif. Third Row-M. Bates, C. Rausch, J. Honsinger, M. Seney, T. Hart Gunnell, K. Smith. J. Heusted, Mr. Maikowski. Bottom Row-H. Davis, A. Lawrence, L. Tinglan, H. Gootee, R. D Stacer, P. Arndt, L. Esckelson. C. ' The Girls' Glee Club of 1938 has had a very successful year in the Vassar High School. Under the direction of Mr. Maikowski the 45 girls have progressed steadily the past two years. The Glee Club was privileged to attend many festivals this season. The annual trip to Mt. Pleasant has become one of the major events of the year. Each year they have attended, the girls have rated high in comparison with the other Glee Clubs. The Boys' Glee Club has greatly increased in size and qualitv this year. The annual trip to the State Music Festival at Mt. Pleasant as well as the trip to Bad Axe was considered a great success by the lub. Marie Bates deserves much credit for the excellent way in which she accompanied the Glee Clubs. Forty-fcur X SENIOR PLAY JUNIOR PLAY Janet Moore Bill Douglass Henry Grimes Waldo Fitts Mrs. Skinner Dora Mae Olive Ordway SENIOR PLAY Top-Miss Woodman. Top Row-T. Hart, M. Garner, Wilkinson, M. Bates. Bottom Row-E. Enclrews, M. cho, E. Fischer C. Rausch. JUNIOR PLAY M. Stange, F. Draper, M. Fetting, Barnes, G. Bates, M. DuBois, J. Top Row'-'F. Taylor, N. Roth, A. Jaynes. Second Row-L. Smith, W. Bauer, A. Hohman, J. Walton, P. Glady, McNeal R. Taylor. Bottom Row-Mr. Pemberton, I. Braido, P. Thompson, D. Evans, Tyler, M. Trea, Miss VVoodman. "GUESS AGAIN" Mary Garner Clarence Rausch Floyd Draper Grant Bates Myrtle Fetting Marion DuBois Marie Bates Marcella Jenks Lord Wiggleton Bertie Blodgett S. H. Pratt Renee Lamour Lulu Perkins S01 Messer Emma Andrews Ted Hart Junior Inscho Melvin Stange Evelyne Fischer Elizabeth Barnes Clifford Wilkinson The plav was presented bv the Seniors, October 22 and 23. It had an exceedingly interestinf! and humorous plot which ran along smoothly. Olive, with her uplift Walk was especially amusing. "NEW FIRES Iucinda Andrews Anne Hohman Olive Doris Evans Suzanne Faler Florence McNeal Eve Margaret Trng Sid SPQWY Bob Taylor Dick Wendell Bauer Je,-I-y Allen Jaynes Stephen Santry Leo Smifh Doctor Lynn Gray Norman Roth gmv Floyd Taylor Mary Marshall Pauline Thompson Phyllis Eleanor Tyler Mrs. Marshall Irene Braido Anne Jane Walton Angie Sperry Phyllis Glady Presented, by the Juniors Anril 7 and 8, the play had its setting in a farmhouse where a modern city fnnily comes for a bit of country life. The theme was the importance of havlng a purpose in life. Page Forty fm OPERETTA Top Row-A. Blackmore, R. D. Stacer, C. Roles, P. Arndt, L. Tlnglan, H. Gootee, A. Glazier, F. Taylor, M. Seney, M. Yanovitch, K, Smith J. Honsinger, W. Freeland, E. Datz, F. Heindl, L. Esckelson, R. Seitz, A. Lawrence. Second Row-H. M. Bradley, N. Rigg, C. Whitcomb, G. Wilcox, R. Bauer, E. Tyler. M. Davis, M. Esckelson, F. Pickelman, M. Hough- taling, D. Frahm, I. Perry, J. Barnes, M. Garner. Third Row-Miss Woodman, E. Cheney, P. Glady, D. Freeland, C. Bradley, N. Anderson, D. Dierck, R. Schmidt, H. Hope, S. Hope, L. Moody, L. Enos, V. Jacot, J. VanPetten, B. Pierson, L. Welsh, A. Ting- lan, A. Hohman. Bottom ROWAA. Furman, C. Rausch, D. Evans, J. Walton. H. Hecht, T. Hart, E. Fischer, Mr. Maikowski, J. Heusted, M. Bates, C. Gunnell, E. Andrews, A. Reda, R. Ellis, M. Pierson, C. Johnson. Mrs. McCann Elsa McCann Anne Blackwell Archie Fitzgibbons Zelinda Rose Lily Marie Bates Emma Andrews Rosemary Ellis Clarence Rausch Doris Evans Carolyn Johnson Margaret Pierson Ali Ben Mustapha. Hasson El Carib Jewel Bob Ballentine Bill Blake Henrietta Whipstitch Dick Taylor Howard Hecht John Heusted Evelyne Fischer Albertus Reda Conrad Gunncll Jane Walton Ted Hart The operetta this year was a beautiful and tuneful spectacle. It followed the adventures of a youn? aviator, Dick Taylor CTed Hartj and his two assistants Bob and Bill, fAlbertus Reda, Conrad Gunnellj in their search for the mysterious "Belle of Bagdad", whom they wished to offer a screen contract. Dick falls in love with Jewel fEvelyne Fischerl the daughter of the Caliph fJohn Heustedl. She later turns out to be the "Belle" and promises to marry Dick and go to Hollywood. The comedv was furnished by Henrietta Whipstich CJane Waltonl, a disappointed spinster and Archie Fitzgibbons fClarence Rauschj, who loved not wise- ly but too well. The oriental atmosphere of the setting and the music made the operetta rather unique. The operetta cast and chorus were made up of approximately 80 people. They enjoyed working together for the production of the oper- etta. The work of the chorus as American tourists and native Persians was noteworthy. Mr. Maikowski and Miss Woodman directed the operetta very com- petently. Miss Alice Mary Furman accompanied the musical numbers of the operetta and deserves much credit. Page Forty-six 5 .X 1 BAND l Top RovwL. Tinglan, C. Glazzier, C. Gunnell, K. Fox, B. Taylor, F. I-Icindl T. Slafter, J. Honsinger, H. Hecht, A. Jaynes. Second Row-L. Dykhouse, B. Collis, J. Smith, S. Schwartz, W. Waterhouse, D. WVigley, M. Bates, B. Johnson, M. Houghtaling, A. Hecht, E. Cheney. Third RowfJ. Honsinger, S. Andreychuk, E, Andrews, R. Ellis, E. Welsh, T. Hart, L. Welsh, P. Arndt, A. Tinglan, J. Bates. Bottom Row-Mr, Maikowski, A. Lawrence, B. Collins, R. D. Stacer, M. Stacer, A. Roth, B. Russell, A. Blackmore, J. Causgrovc, C. Reif J. Barnes, C. Johnson, J. Joyce. Vassar High School is proud of its band. It is in a better con- dition this year than eve: before. It consists of 45 members ranging from grader: 6 to 12. The schedule was arranged the past year so the band could have practice every day. The pupils receive a full credit for the year's work. With this arrangement the band has had an opportunity to progress very rapidly and under Mr. Maikowskifs excellent leadership they have gain- ed a high standing in the minds of the citizens of the community as well as all other people having the privilege of hearing them. The band was much improved by the addilion of several new in- struments including a sousaphone and an alto horn. By working with people inthe grades Mr. Maikowski has been able to make the various sections of the band more balanced. The band has attended many band gatherings. The most impor- tant being the band festival at Owfsso. This was helpful to each mem- ber. They had the opportunity of hearing other High School Bands of Michigan play and also had the privilege of taking part in the mass band. The annual concerts were orginated by Mr. Maikowski and have proved ta be very successful. Many citizens of Vassar and near-by towns witnessed the fine concert given thi: year. It was named the "Band Blaref' One of the most important events of the year was the county Band Festival held at Vassar in April. Bands representing Caro, Cass City, Mayville, and Millington were present. A clinic band made up of selected players from the five bands present was conducted by Dr. Wil- liam Norton of Flint. Mr. Maikowski is to be crezlitcd h'ghly in the way he has improv- cd the technique of the band. Page Forty-s lf 1 F. F. A. Top ROWAR. Grinnell, F. Heindl, G. Glazier. Second ROWQW. Decoe, N. Trinklein, M. Franko, C. Reif, B. Taylor, K. Smith, D. Frahm. Third Row-AJ-Iunkins, C. Roles, M. Ross, O. Beebe, D. German, A. Reda, E. Dobson, R. Reif. Bottom Row-G. Bates, C. Frahm, L. Esckelson, S. Opperman, M. Stange, A. Clazier, Mr. Pemberton. President Sinclair Opperman Vice President Lawrence Esckelson Secretary Melvin Stange Treasurer Audrey Glazier Reporter Carl Fiulim Advisor Mr. Pemberton The Vassar Chapter organized in the year 1932 with Her- man Rosencrants as the President. The activities of the organization are large in number. The "Junior Farmer Week" is the mcst important and the one most looked forward to. Each year in May all members go to East Lansing and compete in judging contests. The annual summer trip is another activity of importance. Trips taken thus far have been to Traverse City, Houghton Lake, Lake City, and Benton Harbo1'. Estab- lishment of the Tuscola County F. F. A. was directed and started by the Vassar Chapter. The annual Community Fair, sponsored by the F. F. A., is usually held for two days in the latter part cf November. The important com- mittees of the fair are the Entry, Premium, Program, Advertising, Rules and Regulations, and Clean-up committees. The General Chairman is overseer of the various committees. The annual Parents' Banquet is held in March. It is for the pur- pose of showing appreciation for the fine cooperation of the parents in allowing the boys to carry on projects. It also marks the official closing of the projects for the past year and the beginning of projects for the ensuing yea1'. The aims of the F. F. A. are to better farming condftions and to help the farmers of thi: community solve their problems.. It develops leadership among the boys and teaclzes them cooperation, thrift and re- sponsibility. Page Forty-eight Y!.,4 faxii, ,,,,. The Seco club is the Home Economics club of Vassar High School. The club was organized in 1935 to stimulate interest in Home Economics and was under the leadership of Miss Marion Wright. The State Home Economics Club, in which the Vassar Seco Club is a member, sponsors a Vocational Camp each summer at Dowling, Michi- gan. Our club has sent a representative each yea1'. Anna Hohman Went in 1936 and Rosemary Ellis in 1937. Several methods of making money have been used for the expense of this camp. In 1936 the club made recipe books that were collections of favorite recipes chosen by the club. In 1937, Orange and Black yarn dolls were made and sold for school emblems. In 1938, candy, hot dogs, and stationery has been sold. The theme of the programs for this year has been "Improvement of the High School Girl". This improvement was brought out in each meet- ing by speakers or discussion groups. Mrs. Theodore Hoffman spoke on the "Career of Nursing," Mrs. D. C. Atkins on the "Social Life of the High School Girl" and Mrs. Merle Giddings on "Personal Improvement." At Christmas time the enthusiastic club members prepared for the needy, baskets of food and clothing. The members also gave a Hobo party of the F. F. A. boys and a picnic to complete the program. For next year the club plans to organize a "Big Sister" week for the new pupils in the High School and looks forward to a bigger and better year. President Rosemary Ellis Vice President Marjorie I-Ieindl Secretary Dorothy Dierck Treasurer Maxine Esckelson Advisor Miss Mary Miller Bottom Row-A. Collis, V. Streeter, A. German, J. Russell, H. Korthals, M. Esckelson, R. Ellis, M. Heindl, D. Dierck, M. Bader, M. Houghtaling, F. Pickleman, E. Wells, D. Beach. Third Row-L. Auernhammer, J. Van Petten, S. Hope, A. Hecht, M. Jayes, R. Gohsman, F. Russell, N. Anderson, M. Stoley, M. M. VanPatten, M. Trea, D. Frahm, Miss Miller. Second Row-M. Shultz, M. Davis, G. Wilcox, D. Freeland, H. Hope, P. Glady, N. Frost, H. Schack, E. Cheney, L. Enos, L. Moody, L. Haines, A. Hohman. Top Row-M. Lewis, J. Lcwis, P. Thompson, R. Bauer, E, Allen, M. Vande Bunt, B. Baldwin, N. Rigg, C. Johnson, B. Johnson. SECO CLUB Page Forty mnc Page of boys who were interested in short of what is now Vassar Radio Club. of 1936 they found that the new science interested in this branch of science. Cooperating with him they formed the organization which has been very active and successful. Two years ago a number wave radio formed the nencleus When school started in the Fall instructor, M1'. Yonker vias also The officers for the first year were as follows: President, Floyd Draper, Vice-president, Clifford Wilkinson, and Glenn Welsh as Secre- tary-Treasurer. Radio Club owes much of its rapid progress and activeness to a number of radio dealers of Saginaw who were kind enough to give us a number of old radio sets for experimental purposes. A fitting' climax to the first years' work was the initiation of new members which was held the following spring. Last fall our members returned to school in high spirits and with to make the club better than ever before. There were a determination difficulties of course, one of the greatest was the lack of a proper room in which to work. VVe succeeded in obtaining a cloak room which fitted the requirements perfectly. This was immediately transformed into Il radio laboratory. The club has now purchased a professional Hallicrafter Radio Re- ceiver which has been paid for entfrely by the club members themselves. The purpose of Radio Club is to work toward obtaining an ama- teur radio transmitting license. Radio club will always be thankful to the faculty who patiently refrained from complaining of the odd noise.: and squeals which at times escapei from the Radio Laboratory. President Floyd Draper Vice President Clifford Wilkinson Secretaiy George Beach Treasurer Glenn Welsh Top Row-C.1'loles, C. Trcmonti, M. Stange, W. Blelanski, M. Yanovich. Bottom Row-F. Draper, C. Wilkinson, G. Welsh, G. Beach, J. Inscho, Mr. Yonker. RADIO CLUB Fifty In the fall of 1938, under the able leadership of Mr. Yonker, the Vassar Camera Club was organized. This organization is the first of its kind, in which school students participated in Tuscola County. The club pin used by thc members the preceeding year was again adopted. It was a miniature gold graduate, mortar and pestle with V. C. C. lettered in black. The purpose of the club is to promote general interest in photo- graphy, and to acquire knowledge concerning the different phases of photography by means of experiments, demonstrations and other sources. The success of the club surpassed everyone's fondest expectations. The members all cooperated and did their best to make every project, party, or event the best of its kind. Through the efforts of Mr. Yonker and the members, the club now owns most of the necessary equipment for a complete dark room. Mr. Yonker and the club should be congratulated in the way they work- ed to make this possible. An enlarger was donated by Mr. L. Garner which makes further study in Photography possible. The members all appreciate this dona- tion and have made good use of it. They had two skating parties in which the Radio Club also par- ticipated. The club participated in the Community Fair. Pictures were taken both nights of the fair, printed, and developed by the club. Contests are held at regular intervals during the school year with prizes awarded the winners. A group of lectures and lantern slides were secured from the Eastman Kodak Company by Mr. Yonker. These lectures and slides were very interesting and educational. Although over half of the members are graduating, those who remain and those who join in the fall are eagerly looking forward to another successful year. President Audrey Glazier Vice President Jane Walton Treasurer Melvin Stunge Secretary Bernadine Schafer Top Row-AA. Lambert, E. Tyler, N. Frost, F. Russell, R. Staley. Bottom Row-T. Hart, J. VValton, M. Stange, A. Glazier, B. Schafer, Mr. Yonker. CAMERA CLUB L Page Fifi y-un The Vassar Girl Reserves Club was organized October 26, 1937, under the direction of Miss W'oodman. Before the club was formed two representatives of the Bay City YWCA talked to a girls' assembly, explaining the organization of the club, its aims and activities. As a part of the Young Women's Christian Association, the or- ganization attempts to develop a spirit of friendliness and cooperation among the girls. It further attempts to furnish a guidance program for its members, helping them to find those activities to which they are particularily adapted. The club is divided into four groups, Homemaking, Athletics, Scrib- blers and Dramatics. Each club member belongs to one of these four divisions. The activities of the club are planned by six committees, namely: Membership, Finance, Piublic'ty, PrJgram, Social and Service. These committees are an important part of the organization and should be commended for their fine work during the past year. The club held its first Ceremonial meeting on November 15, and invited the mothers of the girls as guests. In addition to regular busi- ness meetings, several very enjoyable evening parties have been held. At Christmas time the club presented 3, number of practical gifts to a needy family. In February, two representatives of the club, Helen Koral and Anna German, attended a Girl Reserve State Conference at Grand Rapids. The members of the club are looking forward to an improved club next year and wish to extend a sincere and hearty welcome to all girl: of the high school who wish to become members. President Jean Barnes Vice President Nancy Rigg Secretary Leah Enos Treasurer Carolyn Johnson Top ROWYV. Lambeit, H. Koral, R. Gohsman, J. Lewis, L.. l.Velsh, M. VandcBunt, M. Simpson, A. Hewlett, B. Pierson, L. Gohs- man, I. Escl'c'son. Second Row-V. Streeter, M. Jaynes, J. VanPetten, L. Moody, R. Bauer, C. Bender, R. Schmidt, M. Akins, F. Tanski, C. Bradley, M. Lewis, Miss Woodman. Bottom Row-A. Collis, B. Hyslop, D. Frahm, J. Barnes, N. Rigg, C. Johnson, L. Enos, M. Stoley, H. Meinecke, A. German, H. Schack. GIRL RESERVES Pug Fifty-two DRAMATICS CLUB Top Row-F. Taylor, W. Allen, V. Lambert, R. Taylor, H. Koral, A. German, E. Dobson. Bottom Row-M. Heindl, L. Gohsman, A. Hewlette, D. Oss, F. Tnnski, E. Allen, D. Beach, Miss Woodman. President Delphine Oss Secretary-Treasurer Famelia Tanski Sponsor Miss Woodman The Vassar Players, the dramatics club of the high school, is one of the youngest clubs of the school, having been organized in November 17, of this school year. It had twelve charter members participating in its organization. The club presented at the Christmas assembly two plays, "The Last Christmas", and "The Guest at the Inn." It has also sponsored two one-act plays for the benefit of the Activities Council. These plays were "Not Quite Such a Goose," and "The Valiant". "The Valiant" was later presented in an assembly at Cass City where it was well received. At an assembly in May 9, brief scene entitled "Derelict" was pre- sented. The last project of the year for the Club was the production of two plays that were presented at an evening performance for their par- ents and invited guests. The plays are "The Patchwork Quilt" and "Two Crooks and a Lady." The aim of the club is to familiarize the members with the funda- mental principles of dramatics, to develop and maintain an interest in the dramatic art, and give actual experience in play-acting and play-mana- gement of the members. Any student of Vassar High School is eligible for membership. Page Fifty-Ihre DEBATE D. Evans, I. Braido, Mr. Hamilton, P. Thompson, M, Schultz The debate team of 1938, d,.Le to the graduation of its former members, was a team composed of all new members. The question for debate this year in all the High Schools in Michigan was Resolved: "That the several states should adopt a unicameral form of legislation." Vassar, taking the affirmative, won over Flint Bendle and Lapeer by unanimous decisions. She then debated on the negative side, losing a two to one decision to Flint Beecher, but winning over Swartz Creek, thereby making a total of thiiteen points. This put the team in the elimination series and upheld the record of Winning a wall plaque every year for the past three years. In addition to a wall plaque for the school, through the courtesy of the Detroit Free Press, all participants in elimination debates received a pin or lapel button. The school also gives a pin to debaters of merit who complete a successful season. Probably in no year since Mr. Hamilton has been coaching the debating teams of Vassar have they enjoyed a more complete season of participation. In addition to the regular league debates, an affirmative and a negative team were sent to the Fourth Annual Debate Tournament at Flint Cen- tral High School where Vassar met two Pontiac teams, Grosse Point and Flint Beecher. About twenty practice debates were also scheduled. The first elimination debate was held in Vassar with Bad Axe taking the negative side of the question. Margie Schultz, Pauline Thompson and Doris Evans represented Vassar and presented a very good affirmative case, but the Bad Axe team, a group of veterans who had been defeated by Vassar in 1936 and again in 1937, turned the tables and won by a close margin. This defeat officially ended the debating season with the excep- tion of attending the championship debate at Ann Arbor on April 29. At this time the University of Michigan entertained debaters with a speech clinic, demonstration debate. Campus tour and baseball game. Vassar is rapidly gaining a reputation in debating. All this year's de- baters will be back next year. Watch Vassar in the debating circles for 1938-39. P 111 Fifty-fmt? LIBRARY STAFF Top Row-H. Korthals, F. Tanski, M. Davis, V. Lambert. Second Row-Miss Wellemeyer, J. Russell, R. Bauer, M. Vande- Bunt, B. Pierssn, A. Hewlette, L. Gohsman, M. Harper. Bottom Row-W. Allen, B. Hyslop, B. Baldwin, C. Whitcomb, R. Schmidt, D. Caterfield. The Vassar High School library was completely reorganized th's year under the competent supervision of Miss Wellemeyer. Book shelves were entirely rearranged in a definite order. The card index, contain- ing a filing card for each book in the library was checked thoroughly so that each book may be accurately recorded when loaned to students. The library is an essential and extremely important part of the activities of Vassar High School. Students have come to rely upon the library as a source of recreational reading as well as reference material for regular school Work. The staff, although entirely new and inexperi- enced this year, have succeeded in making the library system very effl- cient and orderly. A number of new books were purchased for the library among which were, "Gone With The Wind", "Yang and Yin", "East Wind - West Wind", "The Good Earth", 'iLost Horizon" and "Magnificent Obsession". Many new and interesting books are on the list for next year. Maga- zines, of particular interest to the extra-curricular activities are also be- ing considered. The card catalog, which at present is used only by the library staff, is to be moved into the general session room Where all students may use it. Each student in the high school will be taught the essentials of the filing system so that they will be in a position to use similar systems in other libraries. The library staff wishes to extend their sincere appreciation to their director, Miss Wellemeyer. She has been more than patient with the stumbling efforts of the staff in attempting to become efficient li- brarians. p Pay.: Fift 11-for ACTIVITIES COUNCIL Top Row-C. Gunnell, T. Slafter, Mr. Brant, S. Opperman, F. Hcindl. Bottom ROW+D. Evans, C. Whitcomb, L. Smith, B. Schafer, E. Tyler. President Leo Smith Vice-President Sinclair Opperman Secretary and Treasurer Bernadine Schafer In order to finance school activities, to create a better school spirit, to support any project for school improvement, to aid in activities of the school and to offer suggestions for the betterment of the school, the Activities Council continued its existence just as enthuslagtically as in the past years. The members were appointed by the student body as representatives of the four upper classes, football, basketball, baseball de- bate teams and band. These reliable and competent members were under Mr. Brant's able and sympathetic sponsorship. The busfness meetings were conducted in Mr. BranL's office, from 8 to 8:45 on Tuesday morning of each week. Many of this years events will be added to the history of the council, of which the two most profitable were the engagement of Mar- quis the Magician and the two one act plays produced by the dramatics club. The two one act plays were a great success. They were presented to a large audience on February 18. The Music Department also offer- ed assistance for this program. In March, the council sponsored the taking of moving pictures of school activities. These were later shown publicly in the gymnasium. The council also accomplished many other successful events. They had the honor of selecting the assembly committee, of conducting the Award Assembly, of sponsoring a Hallowe'en Dance and program, and appointing capable boys to send to the Rotary Club meetings with Mr. Brant. One of the outstanding services of the council has been to pre- pare a constitution under the leadership of Leo Smith, for a student booster organization. The constitution has been approved by the council. In the event it is approved by the s'udent body, one ticket, showing membership in the organization, will permit participation by the student in many of the school activities at a real saving in comparison to the cost in other years. The council wishes to extend their gratitude and thanks to Mr. Brant and success to all future council members. Pa gc Fifty-.seirxc One of the best ways to judge the spirit of a school is to see the cross-section of an assembly. The assembly is the meeting place of the entire student body and faculty and it should serve as a socializing unit. The assembly committee is composed of one member from each of the four upper grades. These are The Superintendent and Principal act On, November 4, the Assembly on by the Utica Jubilee Singers, four under the direction of Miss Hare. as ex-officio members. Committee sponsored 3 program put colored men who were very enter- taining. November 11, Reverend Wood gave a peace talk. November 24, an Intelligence Quiz furnished fun and laughter for the students. December 23, the last day of school before Christmas, the committee arranged for two plays, "The Last Christmas" and "A Night at the Inn" which were presented by the Vassar Rounds gave a safety talk. January Dramatics Club. January 7, Mr. 28, the committee was fortunate to arrange a talk by a G-Man, Mr. Newman. February 9, Ben East, the famed photographer showed pictures and talked on his travels around the life of George Washington. March was the students enjoyed a Band Concert ski, also, the Boys Chorus sang a few Hudson Bay region. February 23, Judge Crampton told about the 4, Cass City gave a program. This an exchange program between Vassar and Cass City. March 17, under the direction of Mr. Maikow- numbers. April 1, consisted of a 10 minute program from each. class. Other programs which were included during the year were, a program by the faculty, one by the organizations of the school, and others by outside speakers. The Assembly Committee wishes to thank the entire student body and the faculty for their co-operation during the year. C. Johnson, L, Plumb, Miss Hare, P. Clady, M. Akins. ASSEMBLY COMMITTEE Page Fifty-s fflV'T'l, Pa gc The Vassar Archery Club, under the supervision of Mr. Hoyt, was formed January, 1938 and meets each Tuesday and Wednesday during the activity hour. It followed the Leather-Craft Club of the semester before, being made up of some of the previous members. They obtained the material to make their equipment from dues. Their bows are made of hickory, varying from five feet and a half, to six feet long. It was a long procefs taking two to three months unless extra time was spent. The bow string proved a stumbling block to some since twisting it made it too short. They also made and feathered their own arrows, using electric toaster wire carrying an electric current to trim the feather tops. Archery is an age old hobby as well as a sport which one can neither outgrow nor forget once he has learned what it has to offer. The craftsman learns about kinds of woods suitable, the importance of seasoning and drying as well as the use of tools in shaping the material. The sportsman learns how to practice alone, live out of doors, yet how to share with others in competition. The members can tell you all about William Tell and the King's Archers while developing that right aim at the same time. Fair weath- er finds them outside shooting, stormy weather finds them inside shav- ing. All boys and girls interested in becoming members will be welcom- ed by the club. President Harvey Rowland Secretary-Treasurer Nick Miinlbach Top Row-W. Bauer, H. Rowland, G. Sevener. Bottom Row-S. DuBois, N. Miilhbach, M. Seney, N. Roth, Mr. Hoyt. ARCHERY CLUB F'ifty-eight 1 SAFETY PATROL GIRLS SERVICE SAFETY PATROL Top Row-M. Gohsman, N. Andreychuk, G. Catterfield, T. Wightman, J. Wilczak. Second Row-K. Bender, G. Chestnut, D. Bodimer, R, VandeBUnt, D. Miller. Bottom Row-C. Germaine, N. VanWormer, 'Miss Cottrell, W. Lambert, D. Vvaterhouse. GIRLS SERVICE SQUAD Top Row-M. Mell, N. Frost, L. Snider, Miss Reed, J. Bates, E. Colosky, J. Sergant. Bottom Row-G. Stuwe, M. Cfootee, B. Miller, G. Gleason, L. Roth. R. Koral, E. Wood. THE SAFETY PATROL Captain Kenneth Bendeit Lisutenzints Nick Andreychuli Dale Viizterhouse Sponsor Miss Ethel Cottrell The Safety Patrol was organized in Vassar in 1936. It was origi- nally organized in the Detroit Schools in 1916, but has now spread to nearly every state in the Union. The Vassar Patrol boys are leaders not only in safety, but in their studies and deportment. The duty of the Patrol is to caution others in safe practices and to hold children at cross-walks until they can cross safely. The captain has charge of the other patrols and sees that they are on active duty. He sends in a report to the Automobile Club every month. The safety patrol this year has been distinctly honored by the award of a safety trophy by the Automobile Club of Michigan. GIRLS SERVICE SQUAD Captain Joyce Bates Lieutenant Lorraine Snidex Sponsor Miss Florence Reed The purpose of the Girls' Service Squad is to develop a safety attitude toward problems of the home and schoil and to nrvakc those impressions that eventually develop into habits. The duties of the squad are Wide and varied in scope. Cooperat- ing with the faculty, the squad is doing excellent workin regulating hall traffic in the building. The squad also serves as student ushers for all grade assemblies. The girls are to be congratulated on their fine service. Their efforts have aided in the establishment of the fine spirit which is found in the Vassar Public Schools. Page Fifty -nin captain Time Out Bottoro Up Over the Top Intrzlmural Champs Plus! Got It Page Sift!! All Yours Out! Across the Plate ATHLETICS 1- w FOOTBALL Top Row-W. Reif, J. Hcusted, C. Reif, G. Bates. Second Row-Mr. Pemberton, M. Stange, S. Opperman, H, Tromb- ka, W. Freeland, Mr. Wernet. Third Row-A. Lambert, J. I-Isnsinger, H. Streeter, C. Gunneil, L. Smith, A. Glazier. Bottom Row-Earl Bates. Ralph SeitzfAbsent. The 1937-38 football season was launched successfully under o.1r new Coach, Mr. Wernet. The team developed nicely and much credit is due Mr. Wernet for his fine coaching. The lettermen returning to back- field positions were Captain Streeter, Smith, Freeland and Honsinger. Those returning to the line were Opperman and Dafoe. Opperman, forced to give up most of the season because of a knee operation, re- turned in time to give a good account of himself in the last two games. We started the season off by defeating a highly touted Mt. Morris team, 32-13. The next Friday we encountered a heavy Sebewaing team for our first home appearance, and won a hard-fought game 6-0. We scored in the third quarter on our favorite play, a pass from Streeter to Dafoe. The game ended with Sebewaing knocking at our goal line. We received our first defeat at the hands of Cass City at their field. Although the game was close for three quarters, we finally lost 27-13. The outstanding play of the game was Smiths interception of a Cass City pass and 80 yard run for a touchdown. We took the next three teams in our stride, Marlette, Sandusky, and Owendale before meeting up with our traditional rival, Caro. The scores were 13-0, 21-0 and 19-0 rezpectively. The big game of the season arrived. We played a heavy and experienced Caro team Nov. 3. Hopes were high, but the Caro power was too great with the game ending 24-0 in their favor. The ffnal game of the season resulted in an upset when an inferior Millington team de- feated an over-confident Vassar team 6-0. A few final figures show we won 5 games and lost 3. -In league play we won 3 and lost 3. Although we flnished 4th in the league, we were in second place two weeks before the finish. Page Sixty-two BASKET BALL Top RowiJ. Heusted, B. Russell, S. Opperman, G. Bates, Mr. Wernet. , Bottom Row---H. Streeter, A. Glazier, L. Smith, J. Honsinger, C. Gunnell. The 1937-38 basketball squad consisting almost entirely of vete- rans of the last year, had bright prospects for a strong team. Although the season was not a spectacular one, the team played good ball through- out the season and the orange and black supporters may be justly proud of their record. The team ended the season with two victories each over Millington, Mayville and Sebewaing, winning once from Cass City, while losing to Caro twice, Cass City, Marlette, Fairgrove, Sandusky and Brown City, each once. One of the best games of the season was played with Cass City on Vassar's home floor. The game went into an overtime period with Vassar finally winning out, 20-19. The Class C and D District Tournament was held at Vassar on March 3, 4 and 5. The only Class C game held on Thursday night, March 3, was between North Branch and Vassar. Although we received plenty of opposition, we defeated them 29-19. On Friday, the second night of the tournament, Vassar was paired with Millington, and Fairgrove with Mayville. Although both games were close, Vassar and Fairgrove emerged the victors and were sched- uled to fight it out Saturday night with the tournament at stake. The game between Vassar and Fairgrove was the outstanding game of the tournament, with both teams fighting for the lead until the final whistle blew. The game ended in a deadlock 26-26. In the over- time period, neither team was able to score, although both came close several times. Officials decided the game by the honor point method. Vassar was awarded five points for making the greater number of field goals, while Fairgrove received three points for making the greater per- centage of foul shots and four points for having the least number of per- sonal fouls. Thus Fairgrove was awarded the extra point giving them the game and the tournament. Page Sixty -thrwe BASEBALL Top Row-J. Miller, L. Curvin, N. Miihlbach, K. Smith, N. VandeBunt, M. Seney, J. Titsworth, A- Seymour. Second Row-Mr. Werent, A. Hunkins, W. Hoover, W. Freeland, C. Tremonti, A. Glazier, T. Slafter. Bottom Row-A. Lambert, J.Honsinger, H. Streeter, S. Opper- man, C. Gunnell, C. Rausch, G. Bates. The baseball team coached by Edward Wernet played through a successful season. The squad, that reported for practice late in March consisted of about thirty-five boys. All of last year's team with the exception of two were available this year, and with the help of the new boys the team won their share of the games. The lettermen from last year's team are Captain Opperman, Free- land, Hunkins, Lambert, Streeter, Bates, Rausch, Gunnell and Honsinger. The pitching staff was strong this year consisting of Freeland, Hunkins and Bates, who also plays in the infield. The first game of the season was played at Reese, April 14. The game was close in the first two innings, neither team scoring, but fin- ally the Vassar boys found their batting eye and drove in thirteen runs. The game ended thirteen to nothing. Hunkins, our pitcher allowed Reese only three hits while we collected fifteen. Sebewaing came to visit us for our first home game and although we collected seven hits to their three, errors bv the infield resulted in de- feat. The game ended six to three in their favor. We next played at Fairgrove and returned home the victors by the score of nine to two. We were defeated in the next game by Marlette with a score of six to nothing. Vassar came through the victors in the Frankenmuth game, which was played before an exceptionally large crowd, with the score of six to two. . Other games played were Caro, May 10, Frankenmuth, May 17, Cass City, May 20, all of which were played away, and Millington, May 12, and Mayville, May 26, both of which were home games. Page Sixty-four The 1937 track season was the most successful one in the past several years. Coached by Mr. Lloyd Miller, the team won thc County Track meet, placed a close third in the Upper Thumb, and also placed in the State and Regional meets. In the County Meet we received a large number of firsts. The team took lst, 2nd and 3rd in the 100 and 220 yard dashes, 1st, 3rd and 4th in the broad jump, lsts in the relay race, 440 yd. run and mile run and a number of 2nd, 3rd and 4th places in other events. Caesar Harper, who took three lst and was on the relay team, was one of the fastest men in the state. In Class C competition in the State Meet, Har- per took lst in the 220 yd. dash and 2nd in the 100 yd. dash. The team received two trophies for winning the County track meet r and relay race. Although half of last year's championship team were lost by graduation, the team this year has a good chance and is considered a serious threat in the Upper Thumb and County track meets. The lettermen of last year's champions lost by graduation are: Harper, Tanski, Curvin and Kaspryzk. Bob Dafoe moved to Owen- dale. The lettermen returning this year are Captain Esckelson, Smith, Freeland, Taylor and Jaynes. Added to the group is a fine squad of new boys who promise to make this year's track team one of the best in the history of the school. A great deal of credit is due Mr. Miller for his fine coaching and help. Top Row-L. Esckelson, D. Simpson, M. McIntyre, KL Smith, II. Hecht, H. Gootee. Second J"owfR. Russell, W. Freeland, W. Bauer, A. Jaynes, C. Rausch, Mr. Miller. Bottom Row-L. Smith, J. Heusted, N. Roth, R. Stoley, F. Taylor, P. Arndt. ' TRACK Page Siu-ty-fi The second team had a more successful season than did the var- sity. They began practice several weeks before opening the season with Millington on our home court. Undefeated in the first two games with Millington and Fairgrove respectively they were spurred on to re-double their efforts in the remaining games of which six were played on the home court. They won ten of their fourteen games, defeating Millington, Fairgrove, Sandusky and Caro each once and Mayville, Cass City and Sebewaing, each twice, while losing to Marlette, Millington, Caro and Brown City each once. The usual line-up was: Heusted, left-guardg Inscho, right-guard, Lambert, centerg McIntyre, right-forewardg Tremonti, right-forewardg Franko, left-forewardg Bauer, left-forewardg and Freeland left-foreward The most outstanding game near the close of the season was with Caro on our own court. The hard-fought game resulted in victory. The closing game of the season was with Brown City, February 22. The scores for the games played on the home court were: Vassar 12, Millington 105 Vassar 11, Marlette 22, Vassar 10, Cass City 8g Vas- sar 22, Sebewaing 6, Vassar 12, Millington 13g Vassar 22, Caro 16. Those played away Were: Vassar 12, Fairgrove 123 Vassar 14, Mayville 10: Vassar 40, Sebewaing 85 Vassar 23, Caro 263 Vassar 13, Cass City 12: Vassar 29, Mayville 125 Vassar 15, Sandusky 93 and Vassar 14, Brown City 223 making a total of two hundred forty-nine for Vassar and one hundred seventy-six for opponents. With most of these boys returning for next year's varsity material, the outlook for 1938-39 is very bright. Top Row-W. Freeland, M. McIntyre, N. Miihlbach, S. Dutz, Mr. Wernet. Bottom Row-C. Tremonti, M. Franko, A. Lambert, J. Inscho, R. Stoley, W. Bauer. BASKET BALL RESERVES Page Sixty-sian l INTRA- MURAL It is the purpose of the athletic department of the Vassar High School to provide an opportunity for every boy and girl to take part in some form of athletic activity. Our intramural program consists of basketball, basketball foul shooting, volleyball, ping-pong, checkers, softball, tennis, track and horseshoes. Awards are given to the winning teams or individuals in the dif- ferent activities. In basketball, volleyball, ping-pong and checkers a practice series of games is played before the elimination contest takes place. The indoor intramural program is climaxed by Intramural Play Night which is held about the end of March. At this time an exhibition of the work of the various gym classes is given and the finals of all in- door games are played. This year's winners of the different contests were: girls' basketball, Seniorsg boys' basketball, Freshmen, ping-pong for girls, singles, Margaret Akiiisg doubles, Charlotte Whitcomb and Marion Bader, ping-pong for boys, singles, Conrad Gunnellg doubles, Grant Bates and Conrad Gunnell. George Edd Sevener of the Fresh- man class Won the foul shooting contest by making fourteen baskets out of twenty-five tries. The volleyball was Won by the Junior boys, who Won all three games played. The boys' checker tournament was Won by Grant Bates. Early in May the school field and track meet is held and the Win- ners of the different events represent Vassar on its varsity field and track team. In softball, tennis, and horseshoes an elimination series is played, leading up to our school Play-day at the end of the year. Approximately one-hundred and fifty students have taken part in the contetsts this year. Page Sixty-seue L Ceometry Any School Day Carolyn Up from Below Aud and His Twin WJ Ex-secretary Buddies Coach Manual Arts Three Mosquiters "Tommy" Puffs' Simly-right ALUMNI Vassar High School Alumni A Vassar High School Alumni Association was started a number of years ago, but there was little activity involved until 1936 when the association was revived. It was revived in June, 1936 when the class of 1933 sponsored a banquet for the Alumni. About one hundred grad- uates of Vassar High School attended and elected officers for the organ- ization for the coming year. The officers elected were: Shurley Mc- Intyre, president, Carson Atkins, vice-president, Mrs. Kenneth Priestley, secretary, Mrs. Wil-iam O'Dell, treasurer. It was decided at this meeting that each year the Alumni activities would be climaxed by a dinner dance to be held the first week after graduation each year, so that the last graduating class could take part. It was learned at this meeting that members of the class of 1885 had circulated a round robin letter which was circulated between the ten remaining members of the class. Miss Ella North represented the oldest class present. In 1937 about one hundred and fifty graduates attended the ban- quet and dance which was held in the new auditorium of the Vassar High School. At this meeting a letter was read which had been received from Hiram Sturges, now a prominent attorney in Omaha, Nebraska, who is the only living member of the class of 1907. Miss Ella North again rep- resented the class of 1873, while Mrs. Ida Wells and Mrs. Lena Wight- man represented the class of 1884. Officers for the comizg year were elected as follows: President, Irma Gruber, vice-president, Lewis Garner, secretary, Gretchen Haines, treasurer, Glenn Miller. On June 10 of this year, The Alumni Association is again sponsor- ing its annual banquet and dinner-dance. The Assoc'ation extends a cordial welcome to all alumni of Vassar Public Schools to attend this meeting. This will be an opportunity to not only greet old friends, but to welcome the class of 1938 as well. The Class of 1938 wishes much success to the Association of which they will soon become members and sincerely hope that their fine efforts will continue to make a bigger and better Alumni Organization in the years to come. Alumni Roll CLASS OF 1871 James A. Smith F. S. Lewis tdeceasedl H. A. Sturges, Omaha, Nebraska CLASS OF 1872 Louie Dean Sabra Sanford QMrs. G. W. Edwards? Mary Kesler fMrs. J. F. Oliver! fdeceasedp CLASS OF 1873 Ida Cottrell 6Mrs. Earl Bradleyi Cdeceasedb Mary Meehan CMrs. J. A. Trotter? ideceasedy Della Gibson CMrs. W. Kimballl Windham, N. H. Ella North, Vassar Eliza Dopking KMrs. John Beach? CLASS OF 1874 Glenn McElory Page Seventy Millard Haywood ideceasedl Clarence Tappan John J. Carey CLASS OF 1875 Amelia J. Allen Joseph Selden Cdeceasedl Anna C. Harmon fMrs. E. B. Hayes? CLASS OF 1876 Carrie Carlton 4Mrs. L. Tannery Jennie Wilson fMrs. Jennie Furmanl ide- ceasedj Joseph L. Johnson CLASS OfF' 1877 May E. Banghart lMrs. John Smithl Mary McDonald CMrs. Mary Chandlierb O:-son W. Cooley Mrs. J. -Elliot Mary Cooley tdeceased? Lily C. Brockway iMrs. Lily Hadsall? Ida Nelson iMrs. I. K. Brown? ideceased? CLASS OF 1878 AND 1879 No Graduates CLASS OF 1880 Theda A. Sturgis tMrs. Arthur Welsh? ide- ceased? Lucy M. Wickinson tMrs. Lucy M. Homes? West Ferndale, Michigan. CLASS OF 1881 No graduates CLASS OF 1882 Anna B. Selden fMrs. Geo. E. Peck? ide- ceased? CLASS OF 1883 Anna Huston iMrs. William J. Spears? ide- ceased? Lizzie Johnson ideceased? Olie S. Johnson tMrs. Frank G. Collins? Vassar Dora C. Lane 1Mrs. A. A. White? CLASS OF 1884 Lena Davis tMrs. Lena Wightman? Vassar Abby Saninders tMrs. Chas. Stone? Clare, Mich. Clyde Stilson, Duluth, Minnesota Norris Wentworth, Bay City, Mich. Ida Garner KMrs. Chas. Wells? Vassar CLASS OF 1885 Nellie N. Johnson CMrs. A. S. Rogers? Vassar Lizzie Laking Cdeceased? Will S. White, New York City Kittie M. Sage iMrs. John Hancock? ide- ceased? CLASS OF 1886 Vinnie Barnum . Laura A. Moore iMrs. Guy Walter? John A. Loranger, Caro, Mich. Anna I. Bergman iMrs. James Thurston? tdeceased? Gertic M. Miller tMrs. G. H. Moore? ide- ceased? Clara A. Lane tMrs. H. J. Miller? ideceased? Lizzie E. Thurston iMrs. George Gray? lde- ceased? George W. Walworth Cdeceased? Chas. L. Brainard, Marquette, Mich. George C. Tappan Jessie D. Bullard iMrs. H. B. Lindsley? Fenton, Mich. CLASS OF 1887 Emma Meehan iMrs. W. H. Engle? Glen- dale, California Sadie Hovey iMrs. William Boardman? California CLASS OF 1888 E. R. Cole CLASS OF 1889 Will Johnson fdeceased? Thad S, Lane, Spokane, Washington Edward S. Reid CLASS OF 1890 Mazio Brainerd tMrs. Mazie Clark? Hig- ganum, Connecticut Bert Stevens, Evanston, Ill. William Moore May North, Vassar Stephen A. Graham, Port Huron, Mich. Winnifred Manchester 4Mrs. E. B. Long? Lillian VanSickle 6Mrs. Charles Bradley? ldeccased? CLASS OF 1891 Metta Gage tMetta Gage Clarke? Vassar Walter Loranger Cdeceased? Lelia Vandermark ideceased? Nettie Wentworth 4Mrs. Thos. Markle? fdeceased? Cora Lane iMrs. W. B. Chapman? Ula North, Vassar Bertha M. Halsay KMrs. Hoxie? Cora Proctor fdeceased? CLASS OF 1892 Maude Merrill tMrs. Elmer Pickering? ide- ceased? Mary G. Reid tMrs. Chas. Cane? ldeceased? Laura Clough 1Mrs. Cyrus Reimer? Grand Rapids, Mich. S. Budlong CMrs. Douglas DuPexier? ide- ceased? Ailen E. Johnson fdeceased? Agnes Atkins fMrs. Frank Oakes? Saginaw. Mich. Bertha Schoff CMrs. C. M. Pierce? Vassar CLASS OF 1893 James Allen, Jackson, Mich. Harvey Morris ideceased? Hattie Jackson iMrs. R. T. Kilpatrick? Detroit, Mich. Herman Curtis fdeceased? Addie Brainerd CMrs. L. T. Clapp? Almon Perry, Vassar CLASS OF 1894 A. Atkins CMrs. S. A. Warner? Vassar Preston Perrin Joseph Persing Anna Park fMrs, Chris Buckner? Pontiac, Mich. CLASS OF 1895 Helen Bournes CMrs. Brete Jenkins? Lloyd Johnson Elgie Dalby, Trenton, Mich. Julia Varnum iMrs. C. E. Miller? San Diego, California Will Wellemeyer, tdeceased? Grace Huston iMrs. E. C. Woodruff? Penn- sylvania Lizzie Borland 4Mrs. E. L. Casterton? Winifred Perrin Florence Forbes CMrs. Lewis Hnscall? ide- ceased? John Blackmore ideceased? Morley Osborne Rena Furman fMrs. Rena Stephen? Vassar Mae Wilson iMrs. Mae Musser? Detroit, Mich. Page Seventy one CLASS OF 1896 Lula Blakwell CM'rs. Milo Lamphier! Margaret Green CMrs. Margaret Staples! Flint, Michigan. Edith Ellsworth, Detroit, Mich. Jennie Green Carrie Cowles fMrs. Gordon Leacock! De- troit, Mich. Lettie Whitcomb iMrs. Lettie W. 0'Keefel East Grand Rapids, Mich. ' Cynthia Caryll CMrs. Jas. W. Lyons! Guy Ofrmes, Caro, Mich. Carlton Forbes CLASS OF 1897 Mayne Atkins fMrs. E. W. Sanford! Mar- lette, Mich. Mary R. Haines fdeceased! Jennie Dean, LoTing, South China Audley Wilson Clay Harrison Cdeceased! Bessie Crosby lMrs. Howard Luther! Pon- tiac, Mich, Vina Johnson lMrs. T. Sanford! fdeceased! Maggie Graham CMrs. Fred Taylor! Jennie Borland lMrs. James Kirk! Vassar Luther J. Hull, Seattle, Washington Hattie Fairleigh 4Mrs. Harry Mana! David Rutherford, Oregon CLASS OF 1898 Josie Adams CMrs. Louis Hinson! Ida Root CMrs. Harry B. Sissons! Detroit, Mich. Gertrude Lane fMrs. Frank Sherk! May- ville, Mich. Carl Garnum Lulu Graves, fdeceased! Gertrude Thompkins CMrs. Chas. McKey! Maude Lake CMrs. Earl Oversmith! ide- ceased! Rachael Borland, Racin, Wisconsin CLASS OF 1899 Orla H. Baker Cdeceased! Carrol Forbes, Wahjamega, Mich, Veva Wilson tMrs. Veva Garner! Detroit, Mich. Jessie Cottrell CMrs. Norman Blaylock! Vassar Mary Wilson fMrs. Erastus Brainerd! Vassar CLASS OF 1900 Tena Graham iMrs. Earl W. Jones! Flint, Mich. Mattie Kirk fdeceased! Lena Graves iMrs. Frank Baker! Vassar Fannie Elliott iMrs. Clayton Stephen! Vassar Kattie Green 4Mrs. Mose Garner! Vassar Eva Knight 1Mrs. Eva Clark! Vassar CLASS OF 1901 Louis Ellsworth, Sewickley, Pennsylvania Harold Gaunt, Atlantic City, New Jersey Roy Bodimer, Detroit, Mich. Clayton Stephen Cdeceased! Grow Schoff, Sugden, Alberta, Canada Ora Thompson, Decatur, Illinois Ethel Cottrell, Vassar Hattie Aldrich Page S even ty-two Lew Whitcomb, Vassar Will Beecher Cdeceased! Harold Adams, Richmond, Mich. Earl Oversmith, Denver, Colorado Helen Heusted iMrs. Harry Cottrell! Vassar Mary Smith fMrs. David Smith! Vassar Ola Smith fdeceased! Ella Bates lMrs. Will Moore! -Wayne, Mich. CLASS OF 1902 Guy Stark Cdeceased! Mabel Root, Chicago, Illinois Edith Garbett, Cleveland, Ohio Mae Laramie Cdeceased! Grace Lane fMrs. Howard Smith! Vassar Maude McComb iMrs. Maude Stilson! Flint, Mich. Roy Brainerd, Detroit, Mich. Carrie Varnum fMrs. Carrie Johnson! Vassar CLASS OF 1903 John Davies, Saginaw, Mich, Ruth Trotter tdeceased! Maude James fMrs. L. A. Janes! Lapeer, Mich. Lena, North 6Mrs. Roy Bodimer! Detroit, Mich. Edna Schoff iMrs. B, J. Greenaugh! East Orange, New Jersey CLASS OF 1904 D. C. Atkins, Jr., Vassar Tom Atkins, Vassar Beulah Blackmore, Syracuse, New York Barbara Borland Erma Boyd Lillian Dean 4Mrs. F. S. Miller! Chungju, Korea Lawrence B, Ellis, Vassar Hattie Goodman 1 Mrs. Elmer J. Titsworth! Vassar Alice M. Graves CMrs. O. H. Knight! Vassar Newell Hill, Birmingham, Mich. Belle Holiday fMrs. S. T. Shaw! Melvin Lewis, Vassar Dora Lockwood fMrs. G. W. Stark! Chester Owen fdeceased! Lillias Parker iMrs. Verne Stull! Niehart, Montana Will J. Ross Cass Selden, Detroit, Mich. Anna Skelley Ione Swan fMrs. Guy Morgan! Gibbins Walker, Warren, Illinois CLASS OF 1905 Stilson R. Ashe, Detroit, Mich. Effie Brainerd lMrs. Frank Kiltz! Kala- mazoo, Mich. Isaac Carey, Memphis, Tenn. Bertha Graves iMrs. Lee Garner! West Branch, Mich. Nellie Gunnell, Tacoma, Wash. Betsy A. Husted, Elkhart, Ind. Lizzie M. Kirk fMrs. Elizabeth Coates! Flint, Mich. Ruby E. Randall fdeceased! Florence M. Parker 1Mrs. F. J. Quick? Glennie, Mich. Hilton B. Richardson ldeceased! Alice Skelley, Detroit, Mich. Bessie M. Smith QMrs. Bessie Starkweatherl Flint, Mich. Glenn H. Stephen, Flint, Mich. CLASS OF 1906 Fred Bancroft, Detroit, Mich. Olive Copp iMrs. Dr. L. D. Harrisonj Flint, Mich, Winifred Higgins QMrs. C. E. Aldrich! Addi- son, Mich. Lulu LaForge CMrs. Russell Keleyj Engle- wood, New Jersey Lena Laramie Florence List, Bay City, Mich. Matilda Norris 1Mrs. M. Hazlewoodl Detroit, Mich. Edna Reid fMrs. John Barnumj Kdeceasedl Mildred Smith, Vassar Hazel Spaulding lMrs. Hazel Honsingez-J Vassar Mrs. L. B. Gregory, Jackson, Mich. CLASS OF 1907 Alta M. Blaylock tMrs. Ora Garner? De- troit, Mich. Lucille Chappell, Vassar Albert H DeCoe, Detroit, Mich. Alanson C. Hobart, Rochester, Mich. Edna Lockwood fMrs. Fred McQuinnJ Ferndale, Mich. Anna K. McClocklln iMrs. W. G. Smithj Howard Slafter, Tuscola, Mich. Andis Stilson tMrs. Archie McCloyJ Fair- grove Daisy L. Stilson fMrs. Daisy Stilson Barriel Detroit, Mich. Will T. Wilson, New York City CLASS OF 1908 Grover Bates, Vassar Cass M. Cullis, Fayette, Ohio Lewis Garner, Vassar Will Goodrich, Diamondale, Mich. Bessie Lewis QMrs. Bessie Dibblej Lansing, Mich. Mary Lewis Cdeceasedb Florence Reed, Vassar Nina Skelley, Vassar Marjorie Smith Belle Sutherland Eva Tibbitts1Mrs, N. Allenl Kingston, Mich. Frank B, Tinglan, Vassar Joseph Wells, Vassar CLASS OF 1909 E. Pauline Buck tMrs. T. E. Hoskleyb North- ville, Mich. Arthur McDonald, Detroit, Mich. John Gunnell, Lansing, Mich. Alice Hascall Harry Hemmingway Harry Laramie, Jackson, Mich. CLASS OF 1910 Lloyd Ashe, Jackson, Mich. Maude Ellithrope 4Mrs. Roy Germanl Vas- sar Norris E. Grover, East Lansing, Mich. Ruby A. Hascall tdeceasedl Otto Hess E. Mabel Higgins .1Mrs. J. T. Brockwayl Detroit, Mich. Nellie Loss, Flint, Mich. Bessie Shumway iMrs. Morris Kingl Detroit Mich. Veda Smith Fern Stevenson, Detroit, Mich. Norman Tibbitts, Pontiac, Mich. Mary Widden fdeceasedl CLASS OF 1911 Ceo. W. W. Butcher Kdeceasedj James B. Caldwell fdeceasedl Ernest R. Grover , Ethel J. Harris Qdeceasedl Goldie Humes lMrs. Goldie Blumj Saginaw, Mich. Grace James iMrs. Albert Steffensl Vassar Beulah Logan fMrs. Dr. C. A. Ricej Earl H. Miller, Vassar Max G. Richardson, San Diego, Cal. Gertrude Ross lMrs. T. P. Petersonl Gray- ling, Mich. Otto Vergeson CLASS OF 1912 Edna Curtis Elvi Davis Austin Garner, Detroit, Mich. Pearl Graham, Davison, Mich. Glenn Gray, Vassar Edward Hascall Mildred Buckle fMrs. Ralph Clarkl Erma E. Humes tMrs. James S. Porter! Flint, Mich. Lyle C. Humes William Laux Clarence Loesel Edna McComb iMrs. Leo Rosencrants! Vassar Lester Murdick, Port Huron, Mich. Bessie Reed Mona Sergent fMrs. Bert Hungerfordl Pontiac, Mich. Edward Sutherland, Ferndale, Mich, Samuel Throop, Detroit, Mich. Davis Wightman, Vassar CLASS OF 1913 U1-fried Boyd 4Mrs. Lawrence Ellistonl Highland Park, Mich. Harry Dean, Detroit, Mich. Marv Frisbie Bessie Gray fdeceasedj Vlfalter Higgins, Saginaw, Mich. Nina Price iMrs. H. B. McCombl Kalamazoo, Mich. Herman B. McComb, Kalamazoo, Mich. Gertrude McKenzie lMrs. Myrl Thompson? Vassar Orpha Miller fMrs. Ed. Hascallj Birming- ham, Mich. Frieda Moffat fMrs. James E. Colel Detroit, Mich. Karl Mott ideceasedl Florence Newton tdeceasedj Leonard Schupach, Port Huron, Mich. Hazel Jean Stephen lMrs. Ed. Sutherlandl Curtis Thompson ldeceasedj Grace Thurston tMrs. Jos. Wells! Vassar Meta VanPatten tMrs. Curtis Thompsonfp Grand Portage, Minnesota Page Seventy-three Page Arthur Wilson, Royal Oak, Mich. CLASS OF 1914 Freda Andrews fMrs. Gaunty ideceasedb Arthur Bates, Vassar Nina Bates fMrs. Don Leachl Flint, Mich. Lloyd B. Botimer, Vassar Hazen Dennis, Vassar Clifford Guyette, East Tawas, Mich. Florence Hammond fMrs. E. A. Lanel Vassar ' Margaret Higgins iMrs. Herbert Nelsony Lakeland, Florida Mildred Jackson Relva Lennox fMrs, Arthur Bates! Vassar Isadc-re List, Saginaw, Mich. Thelma McDonald fMrs. Thelma Rainl Peru, Indiana Frieda Ross Lester Thompson, Jackson, Mich. Lulu Williamson CMrs. Frank Seneyj Vassar Dorothy Worden fMrs. Lloyd Botimerl ideceasedj CLASS OF 1915 Dorr Gunnell, Lansing, Mich. Bertha E. Hunt CMrs. Bertha Hunt Frostl Saginaw, Mich. Leroy Lewis, Vassar Beulah B. Osgerby iMrs. R. Chadwick? De-- troit, Mich. Fenton Osgerby Cdeceasedb Helen B. Shaver Fred Shumway, Detroit, Mich, Vila Spencer I Mrs. Frank Henderson, Standish, Mich. Howard Shaw, Detroit, Mich. Mrs. Viola Cooper, Hilman, Mich. CLASS OF 1916 Helen Shaw, Detroit, Mich. Mary Bates 4Mrs. LaVon Robinsony Pitts- burgh, Penn. Robert Chadwick, Detroit, Mich. Oneta Currie fMrs. Orville Rothmannl Ida Lovejoy fMrs. Earl Saffordl Vassar Nina Schupbach Myron Turner Jean Butcher CMrs. C. Matthews? Mt. Clemens, Mich. Hazel Frisbie Clinton Mott, Detroit, Mich. Neta Whitaker CMrs. Frank McGinnisJ Millington, Mich. Mildred Clark 4Mrs. Harold Johnsonb Calc, Mich. CLASS OF 1917 James Daniels, Boston, Mass. Elizabeth Alexander lMrs. J. Stonerj Sag- inaw, Mich. Jennie Greenough fdeceasedj Edith Gray CMrs. Edith Sawyer? Vassar Jennie Craig Hazel Norris, Detroit, Mich. Vera Garner CMrs. Wm. Hessb Vassar Mvrtle Pifenburg Idid Reid fMrs. Lucian Halll Vassar LaVon Robinson, Pittsburgh, Penn. CLASS OF 1918 Harold Hemingway Seventy-four Ruth Allen iMrs. Fred Lambert! Vassar Shirley Pierce, West Springfield, Mass. Laperta Ball fMrs. Lavern Ingersolll Royal Oak, Mich. Catherine Clark 1Mrs. Rex Gunnellj Vassar Lois Gray fMrs. Lois Whiteleyl Ajo, Ariz. Clayton Rutherford ldeceasedj Flossie Murdick CMrs. Edwin Millerj Ken- more, New York Leo Viullemot, Flint, Mich. Gage Clarke, New York City William Sutherland, Nicholasville, Kentucky Doris Dean iMrs. Doris Watersj Monroe, Mich. Maybell Aymer iMrs. Kenneth Barkley! Florida Iris Sinclair fMrs. Louis Oppermanb Mill- ington, Mich. Margaret Sutherland CMrs. Margaret Wig- ginb Detroit, Mich. Mary J. Gunnell, Ventura, California Gladys Dressander fMrs. Carl Spitlerl Petoskey, Mich, CLASS OF 1919 Lawrence Atkins, Detroit, Mich, Dana Ellison iMrs. Dana Dowdb Detroit, Mich. Gertrude Schupbach fMrs. Harold F. Elder! Cleveland, Ohio Beatrice Hornung iMrs. Lawrence Simpsonj Vassar Beatrice Aldrich iMrs. Deyo Hainesl Gilford Clyde Currell, Washington, D, C. Earl Morgan, Highland Park, Mich. Glenn Miller, Vassar Harold Stephen, Royal Oak, Mich. Laura Kuhnle fMrs. Ed. O'Conner3 Detroit. Mich. Irene Childs iM'rs. James R. Tribbeyj Flint, Mich, Zelpha Merrill Daisv Reid fMrs. Ralph Honsingerl Vassar Beulah Hess, Vassar Bernice Gunnell, Northville, Mich. Dwight Hammond, Vassar CLASS OF 1920 lloyd Miller, Vassar Lucille Atkins 4Mrs. Harvey Marshl De- troit, Mich. Ardath Bratt CMrs. Ardath Thompsonj De- troit, Mich. Lewis Birdsall ideceasedb Della Bogert, Saginaw, Mich. Paul Stephen fdeceasedy Verne Shaw Mildred McComb CMrs, Mildred Vasoldj De- troit, Mich. Edna Tester QMrs. A. M. Woodheadb Wan- chuma, Florida Russell Lovejoy, Ingram, Wisconsin Beulah Nickless iMrs. Henry Baumerj De- troit, Mich. Howard Van Petten, Vassar CLASS OF 1921 John Baker, St. Johns, Mich. Sadie Craig Florence Cook Nora Cook Mazie Dean 1Mrs. Robert Gleasonj Vassar Carl DeCoe, Flint, Mich. Martha Dick 1Mrs. Martha McIntyre! De- troit, Mich. Leslie Dcdd, Detroit, Mich. Cleo Everts, Vassar Lyndel Frost iMrs. Earl Marsh! Flint, Mich. Helen Garner iMrs. R. B. March! Grand Rapids, Mich. Marion Gohsman fMrs. Glenn Gray! Vassar Benny Greenburg, Los Angeles, California Herbert Kern, Richville - Paul Longhurst, Ypsilanti, Mich. Harvey Liszt Agne Long, Detroit, Mich. Cecil McKeen Paul McKeen Mabel Miller lMrs. Raymond Blaylock! Kenmore, New York Mildred Parry KMrs. Waldo Proctor! Walled Lake, Mich. Mathilda Pecure ideceased! Inez Parry iMrs. Benny Greenburg! ide- ceased! Doris Pinkerton CMrs. Elwood Bogert! ide- ceased! Viola Renner CMrs. Viola Pabst! Glenside. Pemr. Leona Southam George Service, Vassar George Thurston, Vassar Arlie Throop Lamai Wood, Cadillac, Mich. Ruth Garner 4Mrs. Pulaski! CLASS OF 1922 Raymond Blaylock, Kenmore, New York Doroiha Brainerd QMrs. Ed. Proctor! Col- lins, Georgia Florence Geach iMrs. Lloyd Miller! Vassar Beatrice Gray lMrs. Ben Terry! Saginaw, Mich. Hildred Hart, Howell, Mich. Marie Maxwell iMrs. John Newton! Vassar Lucenia Merrill 4Mrs, Claude Meesham! Dayton Parry ideceased! Beulah Dean CMrs. Leon Hall! Vassar Mildred Ellison Clarence Greenough, Pontiac, Mich. Beal Huested, Midland, Mich. Leona Joslin 1Mrs. Wm. Bell! Vassar Alice Nickless iMrs. Bob Swartz! Vassar Wallace Pecure ldeceased! Howard Pagel, Flint, Mich. Irvin Pagel, Flint, Mich. Emmeline Tu.rner CMrs. Harold Frost! Flint, Mich. Irma Vcsold, Lansing, Mich. Anna Whidden Fred Tlnglan, Mayville, Mich. CLASS OF 1923 Carson Atkins, Vassar Celia Baker Josephine Banbury CMrs. Wm. Sestack! De- troit, Mich. Aline Brainerd tMrs. Jack Emens! East Lansing, Mich. Doris Curell iMrs. Doris Piazza! Saginaw, Mich. Mary Hall iMrs. Frank Straub! Bay City, Mich. Lettie Hall QMrs, Vivian Aulbert! Fairgrove Mich. Irvin Hughes, Vassar Evan Higgins, Flint, Mich. Bernice Jackson Bruce Nickless, Flint, Mich. Wollcott Pierce, Lansing, Mich. Waldo Proctor, Walled Lake, Mich. Don Reid, Detroit, Mich. Gertrude Stephen tMrs. W. K. Mclnally! Jackson, Mich. James Stephen, Vassar Coral Craig, Fairgrove, Mich. Clare Gugel, Vassar CLASS OF 1924 Julius Barbour, Alma, Mich. Oratha Bauer CMrs. Ernest Nichols! Vas- sar Harold Briggs, Vassar Blanche Butterfield CMrs, Gerrett Quick! John DeCoe Glen DeCoe Hazel Dodd, Kalamazoo, Mich. Helen Gaunt, Vassar D. S. Gray, Vassar Carl Gugel Milton Higgins, Lansing, Mich. Lou Hawley iMrs. Don Reid! Detroit, Mich. Marion Johnson Evelyn Lambert Orpha Marsh Charles Palmeter, Vassar Vernon Pierce, Flint, Mich. Mary Schlict fMrs. Frank Lakinski! Sagi- naw, Mich. Oleta Rutherford, Saginaw, Mich. Elma Richmond CMrs. Raymond Seabright! Mayville, Mich. Lucile Simpson tdeceased! Ruth Stephen CMrs. John DeCoe! Maxine Varnum fMrs, Henry Gohs! Vassar Viola Kuhnle iMrs. Viola Hamilton! Detroit, Mich. Nita Willett CMrs. Carl Wolf! Ypsilanti, Mich. Leland Wellemeyer, Vassar CLASS OF 1925 Milton Saunders Bessie Ackerman lMrs. C. E. Whitsitt! Marine City, Mich. Ruth Perry Ruth Beebe iMrs. Ruth Barton! Davison, Mich. Dorothy Bradley fMrs. Lloyd Botimer! Vas- sar Madie Dennis iMrs. Al Davis! Vassar Laura Fitchett fMrs. Earl Randall! Fair- grove, Mich. Hattie Fuller CMrs. Norman Torrey! Mill- ington, Mich. Agnes Garner CMrs. Myron Eggleston! Tren- ton, N. J. Katherine Greenough, Pontiac, Mich. Gladys Garner fMrs. Dorr Wiltse! Caro, Mich. Mark Gibson, Vassar Mable Greenough, Pontiac, Mich. Arthur Gugel, Caro, Mich. Lillie Hall fMrs. Lawrence Glllman! Vassar Russell Hughes, Detroit, Mich. Page Seventy we o Page Baker Humes, Flint, Mich, Helen Higgins, Vassar Mildred Hoover iMrs. Erie Freemanj Flint, Mich. Harold Lovejoy, Elkton, Mich. Leland Merrill Ianthe Morse, Reese, Mich. Wm. Owen Elizabeth Varnum fMrs. Floyd Waterman! Vassar Ruth VanPetten CMrs. Alfred Seitzl Sagi- naw, Mich. Ida J. Young iMrs. Alex Menterj Toledo, Ohio Andrew Thompson, Birmingham, Mich, Irma Gruber, Vassar Faye Saunders CLASS OF 1926 Gordon Giddings, Elkhorn, Wisconsin Bessie Reid, Chicago, Illinois Elmer Haines, Vassar Hope Wellemeyer, Vassar Pauline Curell lMrs. Ivan Sergentl Vassar Earl Backenstow, Saginaw, Mich. Eber Baker, Ann Arbor, Mich. Arthur Beebe Cdeceasedl Thomas V. Blasius, Vassar Robert N. Blaylock, Buffalo, New York Loraine Bogert lMrs. Wm. O'Delll Chicago, Illinois Raymond Briggs, Vassar Bertha Butterfield lMrs. Willard Phelpsl Mayville, Mich. Dorr Carr, Vassar Leota Elliston iMrs. Wesley Mathewsy Vas- sar Elsie Findlay CMrs. Elmer Cramer! Reese, Mich. Florence M. Gaunt, Vassar Harriett Hazlewood, Parkin, Arkansas Geraldine Higgins, Detroit, Mich. Ruth Joslin KMrs. Reid Thurston! Caro, Mich. Edwin Kern, Richville, Mich. Willard Newton, Vassar Lillian Parry fdeceasedl Rowland Perry, Vassar Clara Reynold tMrs. Alva Williamsl Flint, Mich. Lucille Ridgeman tMrs. Floyd Wilkinson! Reese, Mich. Francis Robinson, Bay City Leona Roth, Flint, Mich. Raymond Simpson, Vassar Leota Stanton iMrs. Leota Foxl Mayville, Mich. Mildred Taylor CMrs. Clare Stonel Vassar Reid Thurston, Caro, Mich. Carl Varnum, Bay City, Mich. Floyd G. Waterman, Vassar Raymond Workman, Vassar CLASS OF 1927 Beulah Ackerman Elsie Abernathy Schlicht, Reese, Mich. Helen Bates CMrs. Clyde Smithl Dearborn, Mich. Maxine Bens, Vassar Elizabeth Beebe, Flint, Mich. Dorothy Barnes iMrs, Merle Ashel Vassar Ilia Fern Baldridge S efventy-sian Ruth Brainerd iMrs. Clarence Wright! De- troit, Mich. Madoline Briggs iMrs. Floyd Murdickl Keith Dalby, Vassar Lee Davies, Detroit, Mich. Norma Davis, Flint, Mich. Norman Felske Margaret Gohsman, Goodrich, Mich. Minnie Hall Pearle Louise Gibson Joseph I-Ielmbold, Vassar Esther Kobs fMrs. James Dostali Windsor Theodore Kuhnle, Vassar Pauline Lambert, Vassar Pauleen Kauffman Wendell Malin, California Dorothy McGinnis 4Mrs. Dorothy Blake? Ferndale, Mich. Pauline Miller iMrs. Ellsworth Lewisl Vassar Leroy Palmeter, Vassar Alfred Schluckebier, Richville, Mich. Irene Schlicht fMrs. Robert Dosserl Mid- land, Mich. Thelma Servis tMrs. Hilton Kriselerl Vassar Clinton VanPetten, Reese, Mich, Ralph VanPetten, Reese, Mich. Dorothy Vasold, Lansing, Mich. Edna May Williams iMrs. Kennardl Calif. Vena L. Willett 4Mrs. Geo. Jacobyl Ide- ceasedl Walter C. Dress ldeceasedl CLASS OF 1928 Harold Ackerman, Clio, Mich, Leota Keyes iMrs. Leota Botimeri Vassar Frances Warren Eugene Haskins, Vassar Mable Sergent iMrs. Mable Gohsmanl Vas- sar Norman Palmeter Clarence Haines, Vassar Hubert Lewis, Vassar Ellis Briggs, Vassar Clyde Masten, Tuscola, Mich. Newell Hart, Detroit, Mich. Leon Conway Esther J ex Winifred Stephen iMrs. Fenton Lossl Vassar Elizabeth Nagy, Vassar Helen Miller CMrs. Davis Pike! Fairgrove, Mich. Walter Bradley, Ypsilanti, Mich. Iilly Krueger, Vassar ' Hortense DeCoe fMrs. Raymond Briggs? Vassar Ernestine Williamson CMrs. Dayton Davisl Vassar Eugene Atkins, Vassar Lee Taylor, Fairgrove, Mich. Fleming Barbour Wilma Land. lMrs. James Hartley? Gray- ling, Mich. Lewis Tinglan, Vassar Alleyne Aldrich KMrs. Lewis Tlnglanl Vas- sar Joseph Young, Fairgrove, Mich. Ena Hunkins D. J. G-erstein, Tuscola Leota Parry, Royal Oak, Mich. Onalee Kilbourn, Vassar Minnie Whidden CLASS OF 1929 Dorothy Murdick iMrs. Austin Stoddard! Watrousville, Mich. George Gaunt, Ann Arbor, Mich. Louise Cottrell iMrs. Lawrence Heath! Vassar Dorothy Stott QMrs. Clarence Dinsmorel C-ilford, Mich. Laura Davies fMrs. Walter Enos! Vassar Lorna Gruber tMrs. Ellis Briggs! Vassar Melvin Stewart, Vassar Elma Sevener tMrs. Ted Kuhnle! Vassar Herman Walt, Reese, Mich. Elsie Allen CMrs. Elsie Orr! Millington, Mich. Albert Huber Gladys Service CMrs. Glenn Roth! Vassar Bradley Wellemeyer, Vassar Beatrice Gerstein QAM:-s. DeForrest Dykes! Lapeer, Mich. Ruth Bentley, Detroit, Mich. Eugene Slafter, Flint, Mich. Alma Simnson iMrs. Eugene Atkins! Vassar Harold Winkler Mary Jacobus 1Mrs. Leon Meader! Brook- line, Maine Harry Hawley, Vassar Phyllis Garner tMrs. Harry Fitzpatrick! West Branch, Mich. Glenn Roth, Vassar Cora Palmeter fMrs. John McCormick! Flint, Mich. Albert Warren Nina Perry, Vassar Floyd Hoover, Flint, Mich. CLASS OF 1930 George Henry Atkins, Vassar Clavton Atkins, Vassar Birdie Ashe tMrs. Garner Thompson! Vassar Beatrice Earls iMrs. Harold Blaylock! Vassar Pearl Enos lMrs. Clayton George! Vassar Clayton George, Vassar Beulah Enos fMrs. Clare Williams! Lloyd Coatta, Detroit, Mich. Virgil Conway, Rose City, Mich. Waldemar Foess. Vassar Helen Kriseler CMrs. Bob Dow! Flint, Mich. Erma Sevener 1Mrs. Harold Kuhnle! Vassar Richard Fox, Gretchen -VanWormer lMrs. Clarence Haines! 'Vassar William Greenberg, Beverley Hills, Calif. Harold Blaylock, Vassar Merle Giddings, Vassar Bernard Bogert, Vassar Louise Kruger, Birch Run, Mich. Dorothy Humes 1Mrs. Ernest Buchinger! Reese, Mich. Ervin Dean, Millington, Mich. Harold Palmer, Vassar Max McComb, Vassar Florence Johnson, Vassar Max Harpham, Vassar Elsie Dalby iMrs. Gus Jarvis! Vassar Ilene Willett tMrs. Leslie Douglas! Benton Harbor, Mich. Kenneth Priestley, Vassar Lila Garner 4Mrs. Bernard Phipps! Otisville Mich. Mary Worden Edward Hart, East Lansing, Mich. Lawrence Malin, California Margaret Beecher, Vassar Bob Blackmore, Vassar Ione Ashe ideceascd! CLASS OF 1931 Martha Bauer, Farmington, Mich. Florence Manthey, Vassar Irene Stoley fMrs. Claude Empey! Vassar Raymond Mueller, Reese, Mich. Louise Knight, Vassar Olive Davies iMrs. J. Lee Stephen! Vassar Sarah Thurston lMrs. Kenneth Priestleyl Vassar Clarence Keinath, Reese, Mich. Elizabeth Walt, Reese, Mich. Genevieve Kriseler, Wayne Mich. Irene Wescoat tMrs. Ward Moffatt! Vassar Arlene Mueller, Saginaw, Mich. Ardath McCreedy, Detroit, Mich. Eugene Roth, Richville, Mich. Marjorie Fitchett tMrs. Russell Raymond! Big Rapids, Mich. Mabel Kilbourn, Detroit, Mich. Norma Garner 4Mrs. Arnold Kingsley! Vassar Verda Barnes CMrs. Glen Muhlenbacher! Royal Oak, Mich. Hugh Haskins, Vassar Gladys Fox 4Mrs. Gerald Benedict! Royal Oak, Mich. Margaret Seres, Vassar Elmer Lewis, Toledo, Ohio Ray M. Montgomery, Gilford, Mich. Walter Lee, Vassar Arnold Kruger, Frankenmuth, Mich. Frederick W. C. Jones, Wyandotte, Mich. Vietta Larabie Cdeceased! Rose Freed, Detroit, Mich. Hc'cn Henderson iMrs. James Barnes! Vassar Raymond Amberger, Saginaw, Mich. Madel'ne Haight iMrs. Leon Harphaml Vassar John Allen Rdland Hazlewood Nada Morse fMrs. Irvin Dahn! Davisburg, Mich. William Lambert, Saginaw, Mich. CLASS OF 1932 Fvelyn Smith, Oberlin, Ohio Helen Smith, Mayville, Mich. Augusta Szyzak Beatrice Tinglan tMrs. Leonard Seecc! Vassar Margaret VandeBunt 1Mrs. Margaret Rhiness! Flint, Mich. Arthur Walt, Reese, Mich. . Irma Battishill CMrs. Frank Piper! Dear- born, Mich. Clara Bodja, Chicago, Iill. Max Sevener, Vassar Carl Schiefer, Vassar Theo Rosencrants, Vassar Herman Rosencrants, Vassar Mary Petoskey CMrs. J. C. Braham! Mill- ington, Mich. Howard Perry, Vassar Catherine Jex, Vassar Raymond Keinath, Reese, Mich. Page Seventy-svvrm Adolph Korthals, Vassar Saville Ladner, Grand Rapids, Mich. Vera McLaughlin iMrs. Vera Henryb Caro Mich. Alta Miller tAlta Miller Hart? Lansing, Mich. Clifford Miner, Vassar Zelma Hawley, Vassar Barton Beecher, Vassar Nelson Hart, Vassar Gertrude Guest 4Mrs. Marvin Sullivanl Pontiac, Mich. Rose Greenberg tMrs. Rose Kentl Detroit, Mich. L. D. Grainger, Frankenmuth, Mich. Elston DeCoe, Vassar Maxine Cutler 6Mrs. Adam Krentzb Detroit, Mich. Wilma Andrews tMrs. Pierce Hiscockl Chi- cago, Illinois . Harvey Hornung, Vassar Alex Andreychuk, Detroit, Mich. Annie Baranic fMrs. Annie Ellisl Caro. Mich. Ada Barnes iMrs. Max Sevenerb Vassar Dorothy Boesnecker CMrs. Edwin Kernl Richville, Mich. Vvalter Boesenecker, Jr., Vassar Elmer Bickel, Walkerville, Mich. Elsie Shaw Ford Palmeter, Vassar Kenneth Parry, Pinedale, Wyoming CLASS OF 1933 Alice Ferry, Vassar Marvel Wruck fMrs. Chas. Wruckl Saginaw, Mich. Katherine Bradley, Vassar Cecil VanWormer, Vassar Chas. Main, Vassar Laura Hilton, Vassar Louise Safford, Vassar Georgina Collis, Vassar Flora Collis, Vassar Elmer Fetting, Vassar Henry Trump, Frankenmuth, Mich. Robert Kreuger, Frankenmuth, Mich. Arnold Schultz, Richville, Mich. Pete Walworth, Vassar Leonard Gilman, Vassar Clarence Gugel, Vassar Haines Dennis, Washington, D. C. Don Williams, Detroit, Mich. Ruth Fr-as fMrs. Don Williams! Detroit, Mich. Jeanette VandeBunt, Vassar Hazel Mead ,tMrs. Clarence Sutherlandl Vassar Wljn. Farnum, Vassar Frank Taylor, Vassar - Gertrude Best CMrs. Carson Waterman? Vassar Berton DeCoe, Vassar Adelaine Cottrell Harrv Mueller, Richville, Mich. Dorothy Service iMrs. Dale Williamsl Evart, Michi Grant lee, Vassar Virgil Hazlewqod, Vassar John Gromek, 'Vassar Roberta Preston CMrs. A. Vosl Vassar Wayne Roth, Vassar Page Seventy-eight Dorothy Werle Peter Fischer, Vassar Oleta Botimer Darrol Reynold, Vassar Carson Brown, Vassar VVylie Rutherford, Vassar Peter Stillwill, Vassar Almeda Beebe, Mayville, Mich. Marion Thompson CMrs. Marion Hainesl Vassar Marvin Barnett Dorothy Swartz fMrs. Erhardt Korthalsl Flushing, Mich. Shurley McIntyre, Vassar Bessie McIntyre QMrs. Pete Walworthl ldeceasedh Curtis McKenzie, Vassar Alphirna Gilmore CMrs. Hutchinsonl Pon- tiac, Mich. CLASS OF 1934 Mildred Zwerk Lela Miller, Mt. Pleasant, Mich. Victor Cutler, Detroit, Mich. Norbert Schafer, Vassar Jean Jacobus, Wheaton, Illinois Earl Hart, East Lansing, Mich. Genevieve Taylor, Vassar Barbara Miihlbach, Detroit, Mich. Eugene Oss, Vassar Gertrude Tinglan fMrs. Arthur Heidtl Vassar George Barnes, Jr., Vassar Elmer Knight, Vassar Donald Daugherty, Flint Marguerite Barnes fMrs. Frank Piazzal Vas- sar John Lawrence, Vassar Edward Korthals, Vassar Donna Bissell CMrs. Clifford Minerl Vassar Marion Smith, Detroit, Mich, Kenneth Heindl, Reese, Mich. Pobert Aldrich, Vassar Dorothv Titsworth lMrs. Walter Lee? Vassar Ted Andreychuk, Vassar Waldo Garner, Vassar Gordon Glazier, Vassar Carroll Ward, Vassar Ellen Fox lMrs. Ellen Gilmanl Vassar Jessie Hilton, Caro, Mich. Howard Ducker, Caro, Mich. Anita Wyneken, Richville, Mich. Omer Miller, Vassar Raymond Hart, East Lansing, Mich. Dwight Lewis, Vassar Blenford Lewis, Vassar Carl Hoerlein, Richville, Mich. Jane Ward KMrs. Max McComb? Vassar Martin O'Brien, Mayville, Mich. Clifford Dodd, Detroit, Mich. Mary Fischer 6Mrs. Ted Foote! Midland, Mich. CLASS OF 1935 Eva Hascall, Vassar Margaret Heusted, Bay City Opal Dobson iMrs. C-rant Leel Vassar Lillian Bauer CMrs. Ronald Earlsj Vassar Paul Willert, Vassar Leon Swartz, Vassar June Schlicht, Midland, Mich. Reuben Keinath, Vassar Eldon Taylor, Vassar James Seney, Vassar Chauncey Furman, Kalamazoo, Mich. Harry Smith, Saginaw, Mich. Jean Rutherford, Pennsylvania Aletha Blake, Vassar Walter Roles, Tuscola, Mich. Alvin Frahm, Frankenmuth, Mich. Ivan Perry, Vassar James Garner, Vassar Lewis Garner, Jr., East Lansing, Mich. Rex Garner, Vassar Gertrude Worden, Saginaw, Mich, Helena Muzichuck, Detroit, Mich. Laperta Baker fMrs. John Schackl Vassar Carl Safford, Vassar William Jex, Vassar James Tanski, Flint, Mich. Sxlbert Heindl, Reese, Mich. Maxine Steffens, Vassar Clara Huber Virgil Jaynes, Vassar Richard Schafer, Vassar Mary Beebe, Mayville, Mich. Gerald O'Brien, Mayville, Mich. Leroy Houghtaling, Vassar Marguerite Williamson lMrs. Russell Cur- tlsb Vassar James Camp Austin Stillwill, Vassar Rita Sevener tMrs. George Opreaj Vassar CLASS OF 1936 Mark Halsted, Detroit, Mich. Betty Lewis, Vassar Neta DeCoe, Vassar Beatrice Sevener, Vassar Bob Jackson, Flint Harold Roth, Vassar Norman Stoley, Vassar Burdeen Rowland, Grosse Pointe, Mich. Alice Garner, Vassar Ilis Fox, Vassar Ravmond Fox, Vassar Reta Braido, Detroit, Mich. Bob Bates, East Lansing, Mich. John Datz, Vassar Bob Enos, Vassar Dorothy Hart fMrs. LeRoy Houghtalingl Vassar Lola Hart CMrs. Kenneth Rosencrantsl Tuscola, Mich. I-eona Hoover, Tuscola, Mich, , Lloyd Hunkins, Vassar Hilda Rosencrants, Vassar Geraldine Lewis, Vassar Evelyn Collis, Vassar William Collis, Vassar Beulah Empey iMrs. Lloyd Coattal Detroit, Mich. James Coloskey, Vassar Bettv Ann DuBois, Vassar Allce Blackmore CMrs. Leason Moffatl Vassar Fred Brauer, Vassar leason Moffat, Vassar Margaret Fetting lMrs. Stanley Poshl Vassar Bob Gohsman, Vassar Agnes Blaylock, Detroit, Mich. Sherman Curell, Vassar Alden Barnes, Vassar Maxine Adams, Vassar Albert Schmidt, Alma, Micn. Mack Williams Frances Glazier Milburn Chrysler Lawrence Miller Richard Loss. Kalamazoo, Mich. Ervin Roth, Vassar George Jex, Vassar Edna Wyneken, Richville, Mich. Olen Jaynes Cleon Hammer, Vassar Norma Dean Theodore Greenberg, Vassar Joe Schack, Vassar Hazel Cottrell Roberta Smith, Vassar Ruth Wilkinson tMrs. Elmer I-Ieidenburgerl Vassar CLASS OF 1937 Charlotte Draper, Covington, Kentucky Mary Hunter, Vassar Ronald Curvin, Vassar Gertrude German, Vassar Catherine Milhlbach, Kalamazoo, Mich. Everett Murdick Geraldine Meinecke, Saginaw, Mich. Robert Reif, Vassar Inez Williams, California Stuart Frahm Alice Roles, Tuscola, Mich, Ralph Dierck, Vassar Avis Brauer, Vassar Lodia Trombka, Vassar Ravmond Kaspryzk, Vassar Esther Schafer, Vassar Genevieve DeCoe, Vassar Archie Stevens Violet Morley, Vassar Jack Cole, Detroit, Mich. Claudia Piazza, Caro, Mich. Marion Lewis, Flint, Mich. Phyllis O'Brien Allan Davis, Vassar Elinor Miller, Mt. Pleasant, Mich. Maxine Smith. Vassar Pauline Safford, Vassar Jane McNeal, Vassar Iloyd Seney Arlene Collins, Vassar Eleanor Jewell, Mayville, Mich. Grant Church Jack Stockenauer, Vassar Allen Petty, Vassar Erma Bissell, Tuscola, Mich. Vivian Hullinger, Mt. Pleasant, Mich. Frank Beebe Virginia Lou Atkins CM'rs. Andrew Schottl Bay City, Mich. Ceasar Harper, Saginaw, Mich. Constance Joyce, Detroit, Mich, Beatrice Lane, Mt. Pleasant, Mich. Eleanor Heindl, Big Rapids, Mich. Mary Esther Brainerd, East Lansing, Mich. John Tanski, Kalamazoo, Mich. Page Seventyfnim Page Compliments of Atkins Funeral Home, George E. Atkins and Clayton L. Atkins, Vassar, Michigan. Compliments of Vassar Hotel Vassar Home Appliance Store, Frigidaires, Philcos and Maytags. Ph. 74. See Nichols and Barabas for your barber work. Ernie's and Fay's "Central Barber and Beauty Shop". "It pays to look well." Zenith Sales and Service, always a year ahead. Vassar Radio Shop. Brauers, Tailoring and Dry Cleaning, Phone 88. ' Hart Brothers, Coal, Feed, Grain, Beans, Flour. Phone 72. W. P. Bauer, Coal, Cement, Bran, Middlings, Bulk Plaster, Lime and Fertilizer. The Great A 8z P Tea. Company, "Where Economy Rules," Harold Braun Manager. Modern Shoe Repair Service, Oscar Curell, 132 Huron Avenue. Compliments of the State Bank of Vassar. Instant Electric Shoe Repairing and Harness Shop, Steve Sziber. Clean Community Recreation, Howard Burlison's Pool Room. Gugle's Home Bakery, a Square Deal to every Customer. Art's Barber Shop. "First Class Barbering and Bath." Dr. W. C. Freeland, Dentist X-Ray. Compliments of Dr. H. D. Gulliver, Dentist. Compliments of Schafer's Lunch Room, Near the Foundry. Dr. Otto Von Renner, M. D., Phone 94. Florence Anderson's Beauty Shop. Try Chapman's Lunch, Vassar, Michigan. McKenzie 8z Bogert, Hi-Speed Products. Vassar, Phone 13-F2. Compliments of Harry Rowland's Gas: Station, Phone 9286. The Miller Grain Co., Beans, Lumber, and Coal. The Vassar Auto Laundry, 105 Cass Avenue, Expert Painters. A. P. Wruck, Groceries and Meat, Phone 5, 428 Huron Avenue. Save with Safety at your Rexall Drug Store, E. H. Miller. Baker Tire and Battery Service, Phone 238, Willard Batteries and Fire- stone Tires. Tibbits Service Station, Shell Oil products, 327 Main Street. Wightman's Jewelry Store, Jewelers, Optometrists, next to Post Office. Compliments of Theodore E. Hoffman, M. D. Erb's Food Store, "Yours for Friendly Service," Corner Huron and S. Main Streets. Burrington's Pharmacy on the Corner, Vassar, Michigan. , George W. Barnes, Plumbing and Heating, Sheet Metal Work, Electric work, "A Complete Service." Freeland Implement Company, Dealers in John Deere Tractors, Phone 43, 113 N. Main Street. Gamble Stores, the friendly store,, electrical appliances, Hardware, Au- to Supplies, and Accessories. Kroger, the Complete Food Market. Glen Roth, Manager. Central Meat Market, "Home Killed Meats," Phone 20. Atkins Hardware and Furniture Store, 3rd Generation of Complete Home Outfitters. DuBois Hardware Store, Phone 89, Vassar, Michigan. Eighty Compliments of L. J. and Gorden's Barber Shop-Vassar. F. T. Petrequin, Jeweler, Vassar, Michigan, Boys' and Girls' Elgin Watches for graduation. Ray Simpson-Quality Meats and Groceries, Phone 25. Compliments of Grove Brothers 5c to 81.00 Store-Vassar, Michigan. Diamond's Department Store, Vassar. Complete Stock of Wearing Ap- parel and Foot Wear. Crmpliments of Beedle Brothers 5c to 81.00 Store, over 3,000 items to choose from. Ransom S. Park, Cemetery Memorials in Granite and Marble, Vassar. John C. Nebb, Distributor of White Sta: and Socony Vacuum Products. Commercial House, "Just Like Home," 515 E. Huron Avenue, A. T. Schmidt, Vassar, Michigan. Lee Salvage Co., New and Used Auto Parts. Lemuel Lee, Phone 91. "Say it With Flowers," C. A. Hawley, Phone 122. Compliments of C. H. Haines, Dealer of Standard Oil Products. Pure Oil Service Station, Adam Kralick, Manager, E. Huron and Foun- dry Road, Vassar. Visit the Town Clock Cafe for Lunch, Tom Gullifor. Compliments of Nadiger Brothers, "That Good Gulf Gas," Phone 242. Pure Oil Service Station and Vassar Villa, Carson Lane, Proprietor. "Where Welding is not a Sideline," Vassar Welding Works, South Water Compliments of Dr. C. E. Blossom, D. C. Compliments of Perry M. Johnson, Funeral Director, 208 Cass Avenue. Stephen's Dry Goods and 5c to 10c Store. Mrs. M. H. Stephen. Vassar Dairy, Pasteurized Dairy Products. Phone 6. Edna's Beauty Shop "Vassar's Oldeit Shop." 278 S. Main Street. Vassar Electric Service, 215 Goodrich Street, Electric Motor Repairing. Eaton-Erb Foundry, Division of Eaton Manufacturing Co. Compliments of Henry Gohs, Recreation. W. S. Rundell, Attorney at Law, Vassar, Michigan. Bowl for Your Health at Hill-Top Recreation, Rudy Hildner, Prop. E. C. Swanson, M. D. George Reichle. Come in look over our Stock of men's and young men's Suits. Low Prices. Compliments of Compliments of Compliments of Henry Hornung Lloyd Botimer, Doctor Annie S. Compliments of Compliments of Van Patten Green House, Phone 257. Blackmore, "Your Home Modernizerj' Phone 97. J. H. Service, Cash Cream Station. Sales, Chevrolet, Buick and Pontiac, Phone 85, Vassar. Eaton-Erb Foundry Lunch. Service. Rundell, 120 S. Main Street. Smith Bros., "The Theatre Beautiful," Air Conditioning. Vassar Poultry Plant. Michigan Mutual Liability Co. Blue Ribbon Automobile Insurance Pol- icy, Wm. Gruber, Phone 246. Compliments of State Savings Bank of Reese, Michigan. Blue Sunoco Motor Fuel "Top Performance at Regular Prices," Good- rich St. on M-15. Janie Lincoln Beantv Shoppe, Freda "Schultz" Nickodemus. Phone 2- 111 Reese. Michigan. Massols Service Station, Plymouth, Dodge, DeSoto, Crysler and Case Im- plements. Reese. Michigan. Compliments of J. C. Penny Co., Caro. Michigan. Florence Anderson's Beauty Shop, Offices in State Savings Bank. Page Eighty-an Compliments of Frankenmuth Brewing Co., Frankenmuth, Michigan. Fischer's Hotel, Chicken dinners our specialty. Herman Fischer, Prop., Frankenmuth, Michigan. Compliments of Zehnder's Hotel, Fred W. Zehnder, Prop., Frankenmuth, Michigan. Compliments of Star of the West Milling Co., Frankenmuth, Michigan. Compliments of Mr. Swartzendruber, "Freezer Fresh Ice Cream," 108 Huron Avenue, Vassar. R. D. Stacer Sales and Service, Oldsmobile, Dodge, Plymouth, Power Wrecker. Phone 78. Perry 8x Stewart, Dealers in Sinclair Gas and Oils. US 15 and 24. Elmer Weber, Dealer in Lumber, Shingles, Steel Roofing, Mill Work and Hardware. Phone 115-F-31. Reese Motor Sales, Authorized Hudson, Terraplane, Willys, and Packard dealer. Reese, Michigan. White Motor Sales, Ford Sales and Service. Phone 43, Vassar, Michigan. Gladys Atkinson Chisholm, Pianist and Teacher, Phone 128, 109 South Main Street. Harrison's Food Markets. Our Stores are open evenings for your conven- ience, Phone 10 at Vassar and 20 at Millington. Elnarnla Qlmmtg iiinnvvr-Efinwa "The Oldest Newspaper in Tuscola County" Engraving in this Book hy Jahn 8 Qllier Engraving Company Pictures in this Book taken by Camp Publishing Company YPSILANTI, MICHIGAN l"'A'A'A"'""A'A""""'A""'"A""""'A"'T l""'A""'A"'''AF""""'A"'A"""'AW 'vu 1 1 1 1 ls I 11 i 11 :E H. R. Terryherry Co. It 2: Comphments :E 1 M I ' 1 1 1 3: anizfac urmg 3, of the .Q Pratermty Jewelers .g .g :Q I, lg lg E. P. McFadden Co. If 1 1 1 gl "Manufacturers of Your 1 - . 1 1 Cl R d P " 1 1 ass lugs an ms 1 1 621 E. 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