Venice High School - Gondolier Yearbook (Venice, CA)

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However, I am enclosing an uncopyrighted, glossy print of the President, without his signature, and truly hope it will meet your needs. I regret also that because the President receives so many requests for personal messages for inclusion in school year books, he has been obliged to adopt the policy of not sending such messages. I am sure, upon reflection, you will understand how busy the President is just now and how impossible it is for him to do mary little things which in different circumstances he would be very glad to do. Very sincerely yours, 'Z STEPHEN EARLY Secretary to the Presid nt A MESSAGE PHUM THE WHITE HIJUSE , J K FRANKLIN IIEIANIJ HIJIISEVELT ,r ' R-x1 F. - - H'f"'i' sl "' l, "' Wpxij, 4, " 'iz Q . is Q g'Hr , 03 , 1. qv' K' . 4 fn, - . L ?.k ' eg ir' ga.. W Q F' f W 5,4 ing t --. K. f , I M n y ' . Q ts ,D I U . .' A L 4. J 5. Q ' 9 ' f -ks , 4 'Wi " Q, 2 6 '. St 4. Q K fn ' f , 1, K W wi ., , , gr :gf , ,V gs? K Q' s' . .U ,wk 3 1 .wif 1 6 , 6 , . " ,fi . iw , f . 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AMERICA! GOD MEND THINE EVERY FLAW, CONFIRM THY SOUL IN SELF-CONTROL, THY LIBERTY IN LAW! O BEAUTIFUL FOR HEROES PROVED IN LIBERATING STRIFE, WHO MORE THAN SELF THEIR COUNTRY LOVED AND MERCY MORE THAN LIFE! AMERICA! AMERICA! MAY GOD THY GOLD REFINE TILL ALL SUCCESS BE NOBLENESS AND EVERY GAIN DIVINE! O BEAUTIFUL FOR PATRIOT DREAM THAT SEES BEYOND THE YEARS THINE ALABASTER CITIES GLEAM UNDIMMED BY HUMAN TEARS! AMERICA! AMERICA! GOD SHED HIS GRACE ON THEE AND CROWN THY GOOD WITH BROTHERHOOD FROM SEA TO SHINING SEA! -Katherine Lee Bates iw " Ws g . ,. gy ng UQ Q Q 55, , ww Q 14,1 y 3,2 J Q A Q 11 1 . x Q x I "'?z ff' lvl, 5 ' 4 3, t , , ,-E: as Y it ' iff .a' :, ,. K ga A , 1' 5 ' 4 -'xl ffafwwr W-- 5 sf J it :2M, wg iv, ' 1 ,ti A15 A 1 me 3 iw "?? i34F,f 1? 'E L w as : :v ..., f .'--A: W ,gt I .1s .-E 533 5' 355' iv .-.: 1 :V iz ln k K "-. 0 'v:. :. e - .-,. Q Q1 -M Q 55 -. ,. ,:. Q t N is f '.-'2 5 ' ff' 'fit' "f"" ""'- . ' , 61: - 'E - sf Y jiri 5? 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When peace returns, man must rehabilitate himself while reconstructing what he has destroyed. The rest of the world will turn to America for new faith, new courage, new freedom. And she will depend upon you who are young today for the energy and the determination to restore humaneness to mankind. Above all other nations she has granted you the freedom and the means to think. That is your heritage, Each cannon roar makes it more priceless. RUSSELL BRINES. CUNTENTS.. AMERICA SERVE5 YIIUNE AMERICA ITSELE YUUNC AMERICA PARTICIPATES YIIUNE AMERICA CIQIMPETES YUUNC AMERICA ACHIEVE5 YIJUNC AMERICA REVIEWS l Raymond E. Pollich, Venice High School Principal DEIJIIIATIIJ Because of his splendid and untiring efforts to make Ven- ice l-ligh School an outstanding institution worthy of Amer- ica's great heritage of freedom and justice, and because of the great progress he has made in realizing this goal, the Class of l9-40, in sincere appreciation of his inspirational leadership, dedicates this edition of the Condolier to our new principal, Raymond E. Pollich. IN MEMUHI!-XM xx 1 :"'1':f mils.,-ivv. ,T Jean ilpansun, 5 '42 jllilarp Jflenntti ?!LUl1'44 Zi. Gurhnn jlinrtun Jfurmer Eearbzr Om is N Q .arf 'ls fm ,N Ivan 1.3 . A 1 'W' Ph-aw b 1 xxx, ww...- W53' , WM A N, 4 Ay Ni' Q 4 i B VM t Q 3 X lf' V Q, 1 JT aff Q94 eg E . 'X' I, :Mgt ,N ,W A X Q ,Awfr IQ g 4 0 A 5 ' 0' 5, 'ff J' A gk 4. S an W' 'J . 4 I M 1 , 1 J' aff, 'J E .. , V ff -J: 33' K . '- M,,..w-.N.w, wb QM an if? yAm' . PWM 41 X' M 5. mi-.sf AIVIEHIII SER E51 f f O BEAUTIFUL FOR SPACIOUS SKIES, FOR AMBER WAVES OF GRAIN, FOR PURPLE MOUNTAIN IVIAIESTIES ABOVE THE FRUITED PLAINI I2 'W .,. E 1 gy Q ix 2 3 - E E E 3, QE at 1 ? , ,a Y q-,., Y IN MEMORIAM Just one week before his death, Venice High School received the photograph and inspirational message found on this page from Hamlin Garland, internationally ac- claimed literary historian of the Middle- west and life on the wind-swept prairies. This section will serve not only as a dedi- cation to this noted author but as an "ln Memoriam" to one to whom the world owes a deep debt of gratitude. 7QAf7:57Z.lZu.f4gZ-Ff4fnf-4.4 To the Students of Venice High School: 'That a wave of patriotic rejoicing is sweep' ing over the Nation is evident. Our citizens are saying: Kilt is true that there are many crudities in our lives and shortfcomings in our government but with all that can be said against it-our America is at this moment the most peaceful and the most prosperous of all the nations of the earth." To our own songs in praise of uAmerica the Beautiful," thousands of exiles from the warring OLD World, add their hymns of ref joicing: K'Even if we find it hard to make a living we are at least safe from the cannon and the bombing plane." We in California are especially blessed. We have almost perennial sun, ever fruitful trees and rains abundant enough to insure another rich harvest. HAMLIN GARLAND. Principal Raymond E. Pollich PHESENTINE MH. PULLIIIH No institution in America, educational or oth- erwise, could possibly select a more appropriate theme for guidance at this time than "America the Beautiful." ln contrast with the strife and suffering rampant throughout the world today, America in its beauty and its worthiness stands out as a glowing beacon of the acme in modern civilization. To have even a slight understand- ing of the plight of other peoples of the world tends to clarify our vision, remove confusion from our minds, and present a true picture of America the beautiful and Americanism - the desirable. To maintain America as the beautiful, as the desirable, its citizens must adhere closely to the principles and practices of Americanism as made manifest in the pages of this publication. American democracy functions through insti- tutions such as the home, the courts, the schools, l6 political parties, community organizations churches, and the like. The principles, activities, and accomplishments of these and many such in- stitutions constitute what is known as American- ism. Consequently, the preservation and progress of Americanism are based on the American- like manner by which each of these institutions functions. As an American institution, and hence an in- tegral factor in this great institutional scheme that constitutes Americanism, Venice High School has its part to play. We-students, par- ents, teachers - along with other institutions, have before us continuously the challenge to think, act, and accomplish in a manner by which Venice High School will make an ever greater and greater contribution toward the maintenance and improvement of "America the Beautiful." 1 ...ii Y i Mrs, Mamie L. Sallee, Girls' Vice-Principal Ray B, Shaw, Boys' Vice-Principal IEE-PHI IIIPALS SALLEE A ll SHAW As Girls' Vice-Principal, Mrs. Mamie Sallee di- rects the girls' needs and interests. She has charge of all stude t ' n activities, such as assemblies, field trips, open house, Student Council, Girls' League, Venetian Ladies, calendar, and publica- tions. Le ca t e Beautiful will be a beautiful place in which to live just so long as Americans live beautifullyg but just as soon as we become sordid and cruel and selfish, we will d estroy all that beauty. The responsibil- ity is ours. t us remember that Ameri h MAMIE L. SALLEE. As Boys' Vice-Principal, Mr. Ray B. Shaw di- rects the boys' needs and interests. l-le plans the master schedule of classes and supervises the ath- letic program, Boys' Week activities, and the hall and ground traffic. One of t mY work has to do with the activities of the pupils. l am more and more convinced when I observe Venice High School boys and girls taking ad- vantage of the opportunities offered here that America will continue to be "America the Beau- tiful." he most interesting phases of RAY B. SHAW.. l 7 THE FACULTY At Venice High School are four co-ordinators, who work with the vice-principals and the principal in promoting activities in their special fields. The en- tire group is known as the Co-ordinating Council. Appearing in the picture from left to right are Elmer Bull, vocational training co-ordinatorg Mrs. Vivian Dingle, health co-ordinatorg Raymond E. Pol- lich, principalg Mrs. Mamie Sallee, girls' vice-princi- palg Ray B. Shaw, boys' vice-principal, Courtney S. Overin, citizenship co-ordinatorg and Mrs. Gertrude lllingworth, professions and fundamentals co-ordi- nator. THE COUNSELOR Counselors came into being many years ago as a result of diversified courses and increased high school enrollments. The purpose of the counselor is to re- lieve the principal and vice-principals by aiding them in directing the school's guidance program, The picture shows Counselor Stephanie A. Berthot guiding a student in planning her program. ln the background is Mrs. Florence Wadsworth, assistant in the counselors' office. THE REGISTRAR The purpose of the Venice High School attend- ance office is to encourage students to develop good habits of regular attendance and of punctuality. That this aim is being realized is attested by the fact that Venice ranked in the upper third among the city high schools in its average daily attendance this year. Mrs. Elsie McLaughlin, registrar, is shown at her desk. Consulting her is Mrs. Clara Swanson, clerk in the attendance office. THE LIBRARY The aim of the Venice High School library is to serve the entire student body by providing reference work and reading material, and to encourage students to read more extensively in various fields of literature such as the novel, drama, short story, poetry, biog- raphy, and essay. Students are taught to use reference material in the school library so that they do likewise in any other library, with intelligence and discrimina- tion. ln the photograph, Mrs. Ruby Edenquist, librarian, is seated at the desk giving directions to Mrs. Virginia Stein, library clerk. THE HIE LTY ENGLISH This department aims to give students an opportun- ity better to equip themselves to meet life experiences through a thorough knowledge of the English lan- guage, which may be obtained from intelligent read- ing, oral communication, writing, sympathetic listen- ing, and an acquaintanceship with some masterpieces of literature. ln the picture are Mrs. Florence Taylor, Mrs. Louise Millar, Mrs, jane Hunter, Mrs. Gertrude lllingworth lchairmanl, Mrs. Gretchen Kirby, Miss Bertha Biggs, seated, Miss Harriett Willett, Miss Anna East, Mrs. Ruth Rous, Miss Flora Schrack, Miss Violet Biscoe, Miss Margaret McGarry, and Miss Charlotte Davis, standing. SOCIAL STUDIES To develop students into better citizens is the pur- pose of the social studies department. According to Chairman Courtney Overin, "By showing what men have thought in the past, by living together coopera- tively in the present, we can project ourselves into that near future when we shall assume our complete responsibility in this great Democracy." Identified in the picture, in the foreground are Karyl Witty, Miss Helen Copeland, Miss Edith Burns, Miss Viola Gehlen, Courtney S. Overin, Miss Laura Danielson, standing, in rear, Miss lsabel Orton, Miss Gladys Hathaway, and john Sholtz. MATHEMATICS I The mathematics department teaches students hab- its, attitudes, and abilities that will be of value in everyday life, such as habits of accuracy, orderliness, self-reliance, attitudes of respect for knowledge and good workmanship, ability to think clearly, to gather and organize data. Math teachers seated in the pic- ture are Miss Margaret Beamish ichairmanl, Leslye Boatman, William Lustie, Miss Katherine Klein- knechtg standing, joshua Hoover, Mrs. Ethel Milling- ton, jerome Van Zandt, Clell Rogers, and Sherman Chaney. Mrs. Dorothy Pool took Dr. Van Zandt's place during the spring term. SCIENCE ln the science department subjects are studied not only for the purpose of broadening pupils' minds but also to train them in scientific thinking, such as ex- perimenting intelligently on problems of natural phe- nomena and then drawing conclusions from the re- sults obtained. Courses offered include general science, life science, physical science, physiology, chemistry, and physics. Reading left to right in the picture are Charles Harris, William Wilson, Alma Richards, Miss Grace Abbot, Miss Albertine Pendle- ton, Edwin Hadley lchairmanl, Carl Spring, and joshua Hoover. THE F!-IIIULTY LANGUAGES The foreign language department trains students in precision, accuracy, and fluency in the use of a for- eign tongue and promotes international understand- ing, tolerance, and good-will. Latin, French, and Spanish are all offered at Venice. Miss Martha Ward is chairman and also director of Venice's classical mu- seum, famous for its collection of rare antiquities. Ap- pearing in the picture are Mrs. Ruth McKoane, Mrs. Edna Bell, Miss Alice Applegate, Miss Martha Ward, and Mrs. Maria Schreiber. VOCATIONAL AND INDUSTRIAL ARTS This department offers to boys at Venice several standard industrial arts shops of the most modern de- sign, arrangement, and equipment. ln them they can find ample opportunities in drafting, cabinet making, foundry, woodworking, patternmaking, general metal and sheet metal, printing, machine shop, electricity, radio, and aircraft sheet metal fabrication. Left to right in the picture are Ernest Champion, Elmer A. Bull lchairmani, Marcelin E. Riley, Clell Rogers, C. H. Womble, Irving Fordham, Edward Crandall, Drew Amo, and Ira Woodard. COMMERCIAL Proper choice of a profession or job and adequate training for it are important factors for high school students. The commercial department, taking cog- nizance of this, offers opportunity for development of personality and earning capacity in four different fields of business-bookkeeping, clerical, salesman- ship, and stenography. In the picture Miss Aure Tucker, Mrs. Winifred Wood ichairmanl, and Miss Belle Patterson are seated. Standing are Burton Oli- ver, directing students in their work, Mrs. Helen Ran- dall, and Ted Langpaap. OFFICE STAFF Miss Helen Tibbetts, secretary lseated at center deski and Miss Lucille Douglas, junior clerk, have charge of the main office. They receive and direct visitors, supply general information, assist the prin- cipal, and issue daily bulletins. Mrs. Helen Crutcher lstandingi files demerits, has charge of the book- room, and encourages students to care for school property. Myron W. Arbogast, as student body busi- ness manager, handles all school finances. Miss Tib- betts was absent during the first term, Miss Mildred Winger temporarily filling her place. ,. i THE HIE LTY PHYSICAL EDUCATION To develop in students abundant interests, ideals, and habits for healthy, useful, and therefore happy adult lives, to instill good sportsmanship so that stu- dents are fit physically, mentally, and morally-these are the aims of the girls' and boys' physical education departments. ln the front row of the picture are Grayson Turney, Mrs. Effie Morrison, Mrs. Vivien Dingle lchairmanl, and Mrs. Mary Piersong in the back row are Charles C-reen lchairmanl, Benjamin MacFarland, Miss Carolyn Mitchill, lack Hughes, john Bell, and Miss Allene Rowan. HOME ECONOMICS This department aims to help students gain knowl- edge and skills which will make for better family re- lationships and happier homes, to acquire better un- derstanding of nutrition and maintenance of maxi- mum health, and to help girls appreciate the import- ance of their calling-establishing and maintaining a home on a sound biological, social, and economic basis. Miss Maude Rivenburgh, Miss Mae McKinley, and Miss Minnie Allen are seated in the photograph. Standing are Mrs. Evelyn Loibl, Mrs. Ella May Cran- dall lchairmanl, and Mrs. l-lelen Rockoff. MUSIC The music department aims to arouse enthusiasm for a better understanding of good music: to train and guide students so that their lives may be enriched musically, and to provide musical experience and op- portunities for participation of many students in bands, orchestras, choruses, and glee clubs. The music department assists at many assemblies, at plays, com- mencement exercises, and sponsors special musical as- semblies. ln the picture are Mrs. Litta Matt, David Schlosser, Miss Myrtle Blewett lchairmanl, and Reid Cox. ART The art department endeavors to maintain a high standard of creative art. Students have ample oppor- tunity to express themselves in drawing, painting, pot- tery, and design. With the growing demand for more beautiful products, there is a greater need for a de- velopment of artistic appreciation on the part of the students, for beauty is always as important as utility in the development of all products of the industries. Art teachers, as identified in the picture, include De- partment Chairman Harry Winebrenner, Mrs. Cladys Finley, Mrs. Mary Moran, and Miss Elsie johnson. S. B. PHEXY You have all heard the saying, "The song is over, but the melody lingers on." That say- ing is similar to my position. My semester of office has ended, but its memories are still with me. Being able to serve you was a priv- ilege, because l know the experience gained from it will prove invaluable throughout my life. Also, l want to thank you for your con- I stant loyalty and co-operationg these made my term one of pleasure instead of drudgery, Although l am now an alumnus, my inter- ests will always remain with Venice High School. ln the future, as in the past, l hope that Venice will continue "Rowing, not drift- ing." Sincerely yours, EDWARD WIKE. ED WIKE EXECUTIVE EIIUNEIL The Executive Council is composed of the four Student Body officers. From left to right are Shizuye Miyake, treasurer, Mrs. Sallee, adviserg Mary Wentz, vice-president, Ed Wike, presidentg and Shirley Chandler, secretary. N. Now that my privilege of SEIIIJND SEMESTER S. B. PHE Y serving you stu- SAM MY CAYLOR dents has ended, may l say that the past semester has been an experience that will prove invaluable to me in later years. l hope that you will always consider, as l shall, that this semester has been a successful and enjoy- able one. As your Student Body President, I trust that l have lived up to your expecta- tions. At the beginning of the semester l asked you students to try to attain higher achieve- ments in athletics, scholarship, and in the field of service. You have co-operated to the fullest, and Venice has "climbed to the top." "C-ive to the world the best that you have, and the best will come back to you." C-ood luck and good-bye. Your friend, SAMMY CAYLOR. EXEEUTIVE EUUNEII. identg Bob Woods, treasurer and Lorraine Williams, secre tary. During the spring semester the Executive Council consist- ed of the following: Mrs. Sallee, adviser, jackie Williaims, vice- president, Saimmy Caylor, pres- l g EIHST SEMESTER L ED WIKE I S. B. president MARY WENTZ S. B. vice-president SHIRLEY CHANDLER S. B, secretary SHIZUYE MIYAKE S, B. treasurer DICK COSENZA Sr. A president EARL SMITH Oarsman editor ED LOTT Gondoiier editor JACKIE WILLIAMS Chief Justice GRACE LANDIS Girls' League president DAVID COHEN Delphian president NAOMI ANDERSON G. A, A. president HENRY SCHADE Varsity V president MORRY TRAINOFF Book Store manager BOB YOUNG Knight Commander MRS. MAMIE SALLEE Adviser If SAMMIE CAYLOR S. B. President JACKIE WILLIAMS S. B. vice-president LORRAINE WILLIAMS S. B. secretary BOB WOODS S. B. treasurer BUD MCCORMAC Sr. A president HAROLD LOTT Oarsman editor ED LOTT Gondolier Editor FRANCES WENTZ Chief Justice EVELYNNE WATSON Girls' League president ELSIE KOVINICK. Delphian president RUBY DONALD G. A. A. president JACK BUSHMAN Varsity V president MORRY TRAINOFF Book Store manager MICKEY DOYLE Knight Commander BETTY CHURCH "First Lady" BOB CONRAD Thrift Club president ART MULLIKIN Navigator president MRS. MAM I E SALLEE Adviser SEEUNH SEMESTER THEIR HU URS THE J RSES FIRST SEMESTER RIGHT TO LEFT: Frances Wentz, Bill Steiskal, Lorraine Crutcher, Jackie Williams, Milton Maguire, Audrey Corrigan, Steve Jamison, Beverly Gray ttoregroundl. judges of the Student Court are selected at the semi-annual elections by the student body, in the same manner as most of the other officers The Chief justice, however, is chosen from the judges of the previous semester by the Central Committee, of which he then becomes a member. Each judge must serve on the bench at least three days a week. The Chief justice on the other hand, is there everyday to take care of special cases. Court convenes every second period upon the ringing of the half period bell, when all offenders come before the judges and are tried. By conducting such an activity, the democratic idea of student self-government is exercised to the fullest. The Student Court is under the supervision of Ray B Shaw boys' vice-principal, and has as adviser Mrs. Edna Bell. Mrs. Helen Crutcher is in charge of sending out all charges, summons, and of recording the func tions. jackie Williams served as Chief justice during the first semester and Frances Wentz during the second. SEERNR SEMESTER S S, l Milton Maguire, Audrey Corrigan, Steve Jamison, Frances Wentz iChief Justicel, June Marinelli, Eugene Pope, Beverly Gray. .IU IIJHE HISR EXEE TIVES 1 FIRST SEMESTER SEIIIJNR SEMESTER """C'2ml"' JANET GLAD RAYMOND JAMES Feb. 3, I94O. As the semester draws to a close, and my term of office comes to an end, I wish to express my appreciation for the loyal cooperation I received from the junior Student Body. It was certainly a pleasure to serve you as president. Sincerely yours, IANET GLAD. june, 1940. As this semester is coming to an end, it means that those of us in the A9 class will be leaving junior high. I am sorry to be leaving you as I have enjoyed being your president and want to thank you for your loyal support. However, as a member of the senior high, I will look with interest ,on your progress in the years to come. Sincerely yours, RAYMOND IAM ES. FIRST SEMESTER DICK WILLIAMS JUNE PERRY DAVID STONE Vice-pres. Treasurer Secretary SECOND SEMESTER LEY RAY SHAW RUTH CLARK WANDA BROWN HAR DOW Adviser Vice-pres. Secretary Treasurer 4 'vir- K 5 L w w 'Sw 2 SSW' if A 4' .f .mf I if Y' m ...F Q ,. W lw"" Q - W, 'ww ' v . A ' 'ffl we vc W " v v if rel' 4 ' Q , fi ,...'sv" ,W QE, ,gm-,k'.ka jjj' I as Huw . ' In I- K? V r' f Sw' L 1 my Q riffvmgf - 4 L ww "" QR ni! A fwf-ff x , ffflfv Y , 7, imp wg gf X , , ,Q ,, F' WN. r Fw 1 ,- .g', fi is . -gif: 1.2- ing, 5 Q I tg?I: "2ff'j"f 2,4 9 tgiilf' wiv we Al' A.: .nif- : ' L . '- i- -.254 M:,,!:,Q.:k. , IVA - GIRLS' LEAE UFFIIIEH5 FIRST TERM GRACE LANDIS RUBY DONALD PHYLLIS FIRKINS MRS, MAMIE SALLEE President Vice-Presidenf Secretary Adviser PAT ALLEN, Treasurer SECOND TERM EVELYNNE WATSON DARLEEN DAVIS LOIS TRYK LUCILLE WILDE President Vice-President Secretary Treasurer .IU IUH GIRLS' LE!-XE OFFICERS-FIRST TERM: Lorraine Lindberg, pres, Tillie Barry, vice-pres., Pat Lynch, sec., Beverly Biggs, Treas. SECOND TERM: Wanda Brown, pres, Pat Lynch, vice-pres., Pauline Edwards, sec., Dorothy Becker, Treasg Mrs. Marnie Sallee, sponsor. PURPOSE: To stand for the ideals of true womanhood. LEFT TO RIGHT: Becky Becker, Pat Lynch, Pauline Edwards, Mrs. Sallee, Beverly Biggs, Lorraine Lindberg, Wanda Brown. 29 - YIJUN G AMERICA ITSELF:-S f J'-4 ffgfu QQ ff 0041- I' 0 u 30 O BEAUTIFUL FOR PILGRIM FEET, WHOSE STERN, IMPASSIONED STRESS A THOROUCHFARE FOR FREEDOM BEAT ACROSS THE WILDERNESS! -v'- .J P gs 31 3 I E S 5 55 G 21 L EN 3 , i J v i 1 , i .4 I .. 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Possess- ing indomitable courage, initiative, and love of adventure, Richard Byrd has all the qualities that also typify YOUNG AMERICA. As such, he has become the ideal of many a high school boy searching for new horizons. c F-ff ADMIRAL BYRD just before taking off for the South Pole holding the flag and a stone fr-om Floyd Bennett's Grave which he later dropped at the pole. .f4c!miraf mcitarcl gy cl Last of Americals great pioneers is Rear Admiral Richard E. Byrd, who in his three expeditions to Antarctica has shed new light on this vast and rnysf terious area. Since the death of Amundsen in 1928, Byrd is considered the world's number one explorer. In his Jirst two trips to the Antarctic, he explored 450,000 square miles of unknown lands. In November of 1939 Admiral Byrd sailed aboard his flagship NORTH STAR for new adventure and exploration in the icy, windfswept wastes of Ant' arctica. His latest scientihcally planned expedition will be of great value to geographers, geologists, and botanists. He has added new mountain peaks, an island, and 300 miles of hitherto unexplored coastf line to charts of the Antarctic region. In Palmerf land, Byrd found a large lake which he estimates has been frozen from 10,000 to 20,000 years. Geof logical and botanical fossils of both woods and leaves prove that this territory was once tropical. Dynamite blasting revealed evidence of wood coal on mountain heights. Copper, silver, and lead def posits were also found. Who knows but that within another century Antarctica, because of the explorations of Richard Byrd, may become as valuable a fund of natural resources as is Alaska, once referred to as "Seward,s icefboxu? CLASS OFFICERS RICHARD COSENZA BOB YOUNG President Vice-President SHIRLEY CHANDLER DINNY WATSON Secretary-Treasurer Yell Leader When they entered Venice High School in Winter '34, Little did they realize what the future held in store, Artists, athletes, scholars, Leaders there galore, A group of eager students, higher knowledge to explore. When they became ninth graders, they chose officers to serve- The junior Student Body, their order to preserve, Mary Wentz was prexy, Full of life and verve, Earl Smith and Sheila Davies, too, credit, do deserve. With junior high school finished, tenth graders they became. To study hard and graduate was now their highest aim, Studies were more difficult, But this they overcame With lots of concentration, the eleventh grade to gain. Mrs Elsie McLaughlin, Ernest Champion, W'4O class advisers 7 l Again officers were chosen when they were Senior Ayes. This time to serve their mighty class and help in many ways. Cosenza, Young, and Chandler Deserve a lot of praise For all they did to lead their class through joyous school-time days. The semester was highlighted from the day it was be- gun, Their Senior Sweater Day was enjoyed by everyone, "Night of january l6', Was exceptionally well done, The Spinster's Prom, a gala dance, for all who came was fun. When the seniors held their banquet, everyone was there, Though so many friends were parting, it was a grand affairg They read the senior will And no one did they spare, Food and entertainment were both beyond compare. On the first of February, they bid their last adieu To dear old Venice High School and all the friends they Clad knew, in caps and gowns Of symbolic royal blueg Graduation night was here, and school careers were They They Some Some They through. are now facing life anew as back in '34, reach a big decision, their lives they have before, will continue schooling, to fame will soar, will all look back on Venice High with fondness evermore. ISABEL ADAMS-Commercial: G.A.A. 133 Gregg Artist 143, vice-president. WANDA AHERN-Home Economics: Girls' League 1635 Vene- tian Talent 123, sec.5 Sr. Band5 Public Speaking. NAOMI ANDERSON-Commercial: Central Committee5 G.A.A. 163, pres.5 Lettergirl5 Topnotcher5 Gregg Artist II35 Oarsman reporter5 Community Chest Mgr.5 Girls' League 1l3. DORIS ATWOOD-Commercial: Gregg Artist 133. ELEANOR AUSTIN-Home Economics. GEORGE AVINA-Industrial: Varsity "V" 1235 B Football5 Let- terman, Varsity SoftbaIl5 Arnerican-Japanese Club 1135 Oarsman. ROBERT BABAJIAN-Industrial. ARDITH BALKEN-Commercial: Girls' League 1435 Gregg Artist 143. JOHN BEESON-I ndustrial. BOB BLANFORD-Academic: Roman Lamp, Delphian 1635 Latin Club 1235 Basketball. GLADYS BOOTON-Commercial: Gregg Artist 1435 Oarsman5 Dramatics. FLORENCE BORSONiAcademic: Voice Club5 Chorus5 Dramatlcs. TED BROCKMAN-Industrial: Public Speaking. WANDA BROWNING-Academic: Girls' League 1235 Gregg Artist 1335 Dramatics5 Art5 Sr. Girls' Glee. ALAN BRUCE-Industrial: Varsity "V" 1l35 Letterman, Varsity Baseball. BARBARA BUTLER-Commercial: Gregg Artist 1435 Oarsman. BARBARA CAMPBELL-Academic: Cosmopolitan Club 1l3. SHIRLEY CHANDLER---Fine Arts: Central Committee, S.B. Sec- retary5 G.A.A. 1335 Lettergirl5 Cosmopolitan Club 133, Art Chair- man 1235 Senior Play Art Chairman5 Venetian Lady. LOUISE CLOUGH-Commercial: Gregg Artist 143. DAVID COHEN-Academic: Central Committee, Delphian pres.5 Delphian 1515 Latin Club5 Knight5 Stamp Club5 A and B Foot- ball5 Basketball5 Lettermang Roman Lamp, BETTY COLEMAN-Commercial: Gregg Artist 143. HARRY CONGER-Industrial. ' RICHARD COSENZA-Academic: Central Committee, Senior "A" pres., Head Yell Leader 123, Varsity "V" 1235 A, B, and C Track5 B Football5 Oarsman Sports Editor5 Outside Publicityg Senior "B" pres.5 Knight, scribe5 Usher. KATHERiNE DARAIS-Commercial: Gregg Artist 1335 Delphian SHEILA DAVIES-Commercial: Gregg Artist 133. MARGARET FARKAS-Academic: Delphian 123. GEORGE FELLOWS-Academic: Oarsman5 Chorus5 Printing. JACK FERGUSON-I ndustrial: Printing. SHIRLEY FOX-Commercial: Girls' League 1235 G.A.A. 1635 Letterglrl 1235 Oarsman reporter5 Gregg Artist 133. BOB FRANCE---Commercial: Gregg Artist 143. GERALDINE FRANK-Commercial: G.A.A. 1435 Two-star Letter- girl5 Gregg Artist 1235 Oarsman. MAE FULLER-Home Economics: Home Economics Club 123, vice-president. ROSIE GALLO-Home Economics: G.A.A, 16l5 Two-star Letter- girl5 Cosmopolitan Club 1235 Dramaticsg Sr. Band. NATAL I E GI BSON-Commercial. LEONARD GINSBERG--Music: Varsity "V" 1235 Basketball, Swimming Letterman5 Senior Band. OMAR GOBLE-Industrial. PAUL GODFREY-Fine Arts: Varsity "V" 1235 Varsity Baseball5 B, C, and D Basketball Letterman. EVELYN GOLDBERG-Academic: Girls' League 1135 Home Eco- nomics Club 163, sec., vice-pres., Latin Club 1235 Dramatics5 Public Speaking5 Senior Play. EVELYN GRANT-Commercial: Oarsman Club Editor. DARWIN GREGG--Fine Arts: Photography Club, secretary5 Senior Band. ORINE GUNDERMAN-Commercial. I-IARRIEI' HANEY-Home Economics: Girls' League 1l35 Home Economics Club 1l35 Oarsman reporter5 Dramatics5 Art. JEAN HORTON4Comr'nercial, SEIYA INOUYE-Commercial: Aviation Club. ALICE IVERSON-Academic: G,A.A. 1235 Cosmopolitan Club 123. GLEN IVERSON-Industrial: Varsity "V" 1135 Letterman. ELLEN IVES-Academic: Home Economics 1I3. JACK JAMISON-Academic: Ephebian5 Varsity "V"1l35 Letter- man, Track5 Chorus. BILL JOHNSTON-Commercial: Drarnatics, "When Stars Shine", "The Night of January l6." SELMA KARLIN--Commercial: Gregg Artist 125, Home Eco- nomics 1l5. SHIORI KATO-Home Economics: American-Japanese Club 111. ZELLA KEYS-Commercial: Gregg Artist 125. BOB KINGA-Commercial: Book Store 121. GRACE LANDIS-Academic: Central Committee 1l5, Girls' League Pres., Girls' League 155, sec., G.A,A. 165, vice-pres., Twovstar Lettergirl, Cosmopolitan 165, publicity, Oarsman Staff, Venetian Lady. AUDREY LE CUYER-Home Economics. LEO LESSINGER---Academic: Debate Club 125, secretary 1l5, Oarsman reporter. SAM LEVIS-Commercial: Chess Club. BERNARD LEWIN--ACommercial: Track letterman, C, B, Oarsman Sports Editor. ANITA MAC!-IADO-Commercial: Oarsman Staff 12I, Associate Editor 115, News Editor 1I5, Gondolier, W'4O Class Editor, Girls' League 1l 5, G.A.A. 125, Gregg Artist 125. MARY ALICE MADDENfAcademic: G.A.A. 16I, Lettergirl, Two stars, president, Topnotcher, Cosmopolitan 135, sec., Latin Club 131, Oarsman Staff, Girls' Sport Editor, Venetian Lady. BILLIE MANOSfCommerciaI: Girls' League 1l I, G,A.A, 1 I 5, Gregg Artist 1 I I, Dramatics Club 1 I 5 , Dramatics, Community Chest Play. MARJORIE MARINELLlAfCommercial: G.A.A. 135, Music Club 1l5, president, Chorus, Dramatics, "Night of January l6." RUBY MCDONALD---Commercial: Gregg Artist 145. NORMA McELREA-Commercial: Gregg Artist 125, Public Speak- ing, Oarsman reporter. JUNE MCINTIRE4-Commercial: Oarsman reporter. GWEN MCNULTY-Home Economics. PATSY MILLERfCommerciaI: Girls' League 115, G.A.A. 145, Oarsman 125, Usher. SHIZUYE MIYAKE-Commercial: Central Committee, S.B.Treas., Girls' League 135, G.A.A. 165, Lettergirl, One star, American- Japanese Club 165, treas, 1I5, pres. 1l5. EDWARD MOYER--Academic: Letterman, B Swimming, Printing. SANDY MUNRO--Industrial: Senior Bard. JIRO NAKAGI-Academic. DAVIS NEWBURY-Industrial: Senior Band. MASAHARU OKAMOTO--Architectural Drawing: Yell Leader 1135 Letterman, C Basketball 1135 Softball 1235 Aviation Club. BONNIE PETTIT-Commercial. Gregg Artist 1135 American- Japanese Club 113. JOHNIETTA POLK-Commercial: G.A.A. 1635 Lettergirl, two stars5 Gregg Artist 123. BETTY PROSS-Academic: Cosmopolitan Club 1235 Public Speak- ing5 Community Chest Speaker. KENNETH PUTMAN-Music: Photography Club, president5 Radio Club5 Oarsman reporter5 Sr, Band5 Sr. Orchestra5 Public Speak- ing5 Debate. EILEEN QUARRINGTON-Commercial. JOSEPH RHODES-Academic: Public Speakingg Debate. ESTHER ROSENBLATT-Commercial: Dramatics5 Pottery, HENRY SCHADE-Academic: Central Committee, Varsity "V" Presidc-:nt5 Varsity "V" 163, Vice-pres., secretary-treas.5 Letter- man, Varsity Football 1335 Senior Band, Knight. MARIAN SEPULVEDA-Household Arts. RICHARD SHYDIAN-Industrial: Printing, BOB SILLINGS-Academic: Cosmopolitan Club 1135 Photography Club 1135 Sr. Band5 Public Speaking5 Chorus5 Dramatics, "The Night of January 163' RICHARD SLERT-Academic: Varsity "V" 163, sec.-treas.5 Let- terman, Swimming5 Football Mgr. EARL SMITH- Academic: Ephebian5 Roman Lamp5 Central Committee, Oarsman Editor, Delphian Pres,5 Delphian 153, vice- pres., sec.-treas.5 Judge 1235 Knight5 B, C, D Basketball Letter- man5 Sr. A Yell Leader. HAROLD SNYDER-Industrial: Varsity "V" 1235 Basketball Let- terman 123. BILL STEISKAL-Academic: Judge5 Varsity "V" 1635 Letterman, Varsity Tennis 133, C BasketbaIl5 Public Speaking5 Usher. EUGENE STUVER-Industrial. KO TAKAHASHI-Academic: Varsity "V" 1135 Football Letter- ITIBH, KIMIKO TAKAMATSU-Home Economics: American-Japanese Club 1135 Oarsman reporter. FRED TALLEY-Academic. BOB TANNER-Academic: Varsity "V" 143 Letterman, Softball, Football5 Latin Club 1335 Aviation Club 1135 Delphian 133. JACKIE THOMAS-Commercial: G.A.A. 1635 Lettergirl, vice- pres., two stars. PHYLLIS TOPPEL-Commercial: Gregg Artist 123. LORRAINE TROENDLY-Academic. MIDORI UTSUKI-Commercial: American-Japanese Club 123. MORTON WATERMAN-Academic: Letterman, D and C Basket- ball, C Track, Photography Club lll. DONALD WATSON-Industrial: Varsity "V" 187, Tumbling 135, B Swimming 12l, Letterman, B Football, Yell Leader, Oarsman reporter, Usher. MAIZIE WEIMER-Commercial: Book Store. BETTY WEINBERG-Household Arts: Photography Club 1ll, Chorus. LYNORE WENGER-Commercial: G.A.A. 1317 Home Economics Club: Dramatics, "When Stars Shine", "N'ght of January l6", "Belle of Bagdad", Venetian Lady, Sec, MARY WENTZ-Academic: Ephebian, Roman Lamp, Central Committee, S.B. vice-pres., Girls' League 161, vice-pres., Vene- tian Lady, G.A.A. 161, sec., Three-star Lettergirl, Cosmopolitan Club 15l, Oarsman Staff, Usher, Judge, Delph an 153. EDDIE WIKE-Academic: Central Committee, Student Body President, Delphian 151, Roman Lamp. DAVID WILLIAMS-Academic: Letterman, B Swimming, Oars- man Sports Editor, Gondolier Sports Editor. IRVING WILLIAMS-Academic: Varsity "V" 117, Letterman, Swimming, Knight. ELEANOR WINGER-Commercial: Gregg Artist 14l, Oarsman reporter. BOB YOUNG-Industrial: Central Committee, Knight Comman- der, Yell Leader, A, B, C, and D Basketball Letterman, Oarsman Staff, Stage Crew, Sr. A vice-pres., Sr. B vice-pres., Head Usher. Graduates whose pictures do not appear in Gondolier: Bob Davis, Merrill Gerstel, Lila Grimsley, John Hillyard, Howard Straight. SENIOR PROBLEMS CLASS Miss Minnie AlIen's Senior Problems Class, which won the winter Gondolier subscription contest: FIRST ROW: Anita Machado, Eleanor Austin, Wanda Ahern, Naomi Anderson, Norma McElrae, Kimiko Taka- matsu, Mary Alice Madden, ROW 2: Orine Gunderman, Marjorie Marinelli, Ardeth Balkan, Shizuye M'yaki, Shirley Fox, Ruby McDonald, Billie Manos, ROW 3: Bernard Lewin, Seiya lnouye, Billy Stefskal, Eddie Moyer, Harriet Haney, June Mclntire, Alice Iverson, Ellen Ives, Bill Johnson, ROW 4: Darwin Gregg. Jack Jamison, Leo Lessinger, Phyllis Siegal, Miss Allen, Patsy Miller, Glen Iverson, UMMEH UQ ln September, l934, there entered in Venice High A splendid group of students which no one can deny Were destined and determined To make a great success By working hard and always trying to do their very best. Their junior graduation was on the twenty-fourth of june And for each happy student 'twas an eventful after- noon, They had now completed Their junior high careers And were making ready for upper classmen years. After the tenth and eleventh grades-they soon were Senior Ayes And in their last semester they had many joyous days, When officers were chosen To lead this mighty mass, McCormac, Tryk, and Swingle were electcd by the class. BUD MCCORMAC LOIS TRYK WARREN SWINGLE President Secretary Yell Leader Vice-president Eddie Saenz's picture does not appear in the Gondolicr. SS HF HH The bright maroon and white made a picture gay As the proud seniors paraded on their Sweater Day, They presented a class play Entitled "june lVlaCl', At the Cotton 'n Cord Prom, what a merry time they had. Commencement Day was drawing near, and seniors congregated At their formal banquet, where they participated In singing songs, wishing luck, And sadly reminiscing About the proms and football games and all that theyld be missing. june, the twenty-seventh, was the day of graduation That all had looked forward to with 'much anticipation, But when the time arrived To say their last "goodbye" They really hated to depart from dear old Venice High. Looking toward the future, all the boys and girls will find A world which they must enter with an open heart and mind, For although the memories And carefree past are stilled They will always think of school days as a dream that was fulfilled. Mrs. Effie Morrison, Irving Fordham, S'4O class 40 advisers ART ADAMS-Industrial: Varsity "V" 163, Letterman, Varsity Basketball, Knight 123, Sgt. at Arms, Dramatics. BILL ADDINGTON--Academic: Latin Club 133, Radio Club 133, treasurer, Public Address. JUNE AIKEN-Academic 1Music3: Senior Orchestra, Played Organ at 22 Graduations, Accompanist. GEORGE ALEXANDER-I ndustrial. MARIE ANDERSON-Commercial: Gregg Artist, Dramatics, Chorus. BARBARA ARNOLD-Academic: Latin Club 133, Cosmopolitan Club 123, Public Speaking. JEANNE BARNARD-Commercial: Gregg Artist 123, Delphian 1l3. BILL BARNES-Academic: Knight. BETTY BARR-Fine Arts: Sr. Home Economics Club, Dramatics, Chorus, Gondolier Art Staff. PAUL BEAUDREAU-lndustrial. PAT BINER-Academic: Cosmopolitan Club 133, Latin Club 133, Gondolier Staff. AUDREY BLANKENSHIP-Commercial: G.A,A. 153, Two-star Lettergirl, Gregg Artist 1l3, Commercial Art, Chorus, "Belle of Bagdadu. ETHEL BLESSING-Commercial: Girls' League 133, G.A.A. 153, Two-star Lettergirl, treasurer, Gregg Artist 153. SUSNETTA BOULWARE-Cornmerciali Public Speaking, Drama- tics. TOY BRADFORD-Academic: Cosmopolitan Club 123. ALMA BRAZINGTON-Commercial: lnklings 183, president 133, Public Speaking, Debate, Sr. Orchestra, Delphian 133. BETTY BROWN-Commercial: Gregg Artist 143. FARRON BRUMFIELD-Academic: Varsity "V" 143, Letterman, Varsity Football 123, B Football, Knight 123, Printing. LEE BUELL--lndustrial: Varsity "V", Letterman, Varsity Basket- ball. JACK BUSHMAN-Academic: Central Committee, Varsity "V" President, Varsity "V" 163, vice-pres., executive committee, Letterman, Varsity Football 133, B Football, Varsity Track 133, Stage Crew. RITA CARDWELL-Commercial: Gregg Artist 143. MELROSE CARSON-Commercial, SAMMIE CAYLOR-Industrial: Central Committee, S. B. Presi- dent, Senior B Vice-Pres., Varsity "V" 143, Letterman, Varsity Track 1l3, B Football 123. EARLENE CELISTAN---Home Economics. BETTY CHURCH-Academic: Central Committee, Pres. Venetian Ladies, Girls' League 127, Social Chairman, Latin Club 1ll, Cosmopolitan Club 143, Pres., Gondolier Staff, Venetian Lady 12l. CALVIN TULIE CLARK-Academic: Surfing Assembly, Dramatics. BOB CONRAD-Academic: Central Committee, pres. Thrift Ass'n, Latin Club 14l, pres., Cosmopolitan Club 1ll, Public Speaking, Dramatics, "The Night of January 16", BETTY LEE CORSON--Commercial: Gregg Artist 12l. BARBARA CROSSLAND-Commercial: Gregg Artist ill. LORRAINE CRUTCHER-Commercial: Judge 1ll, G.A.A. 163, One-star Lettergirl, Gregg Artist 133, Cosmopolitan Club 1ll. DALE DE JARNATT-Academic: Cosmopolitan Club 13l, Ad- vanced Chorus, "Belle of Bagdad", Public Speaking. ROSALlE DIMMETT-Fine Arts: Dramatics, Chorus. RUBY DONALD-Commercial: Central Committee, G.A.A. pres., Girls' League 121, vice-pres., G.A.A. 16l, head yell leader, cor- responding sec., pres., Cosmopolitan Club 163, sec., treas., Oars- man, Senior Band, Venetian Lady. ELMER DOUMONT-Industrial: Print Shop. MICKEY DOYLE-industrial: Central Committee, Knight Com- mander, Varsity "V" 16l, Letterman, Varsity F00tball 13l, Cap- tain, Letterman, Varsity Softball 1lJ, Knight, Oarsman reporter, Public Speaking. NED DRESSLER-Academic: Cosmopolitan 1lJ, Dramatics, "Belle of Bagdad", "Night of January l6th", Art, Chorus. CARMELlTA DURON-Commercial: G.A,A. 139, Lettergirl, Gregg Artist 12l. BETTY DWIGHT-Music: Cosmopolitan Club 153, vice-pres., Public Speaking, Dramatics, Sr. Orchestra. JACK EDWARDS4-Industrial: Letterman 12i, Tumbling, Print- ing. RALPH EFFLE--Industrial: Varsity "V" 16l, Managers' Club, vice-pres. DOUG EVANS--Industrial: Swimming 123, Tumbling 1ll, Oars- man reporter, Art. RODNEY EVERTSEN--Academic: Aviation Club 1ll. VlRGlNlA EVERTSEN-Commercial: Gregg Artist 131. LEO FENSTER-Academic: Latin Club 12l, B Swimming Mana- ger, Debate Team, Lions' Club Speech Contest. NELLIE FIGUEROA-Commercial. PHYLLIS FlRKlNS-Commercial: Girls' League 12l, sec., G.A.A. 15l, reporter, Gregg Artist 14l, pres., Delphian 1ll. RAYMON D F l SHER-Academ ic. FRED FOGARTY-Industrial: Varsity "V" 12l, Radio Club 15l, Photography Club 1ll, Public Address, Stage Crew. HARRY FRADKIN-Academic: Varsity "V" 1435 Varsity Swim- ming Mgr.5 American-Japanese Club 1135 Latin Club 1335 Chess Club 1135 Public Speaking5 Debate. AGNES FREDERIKSEN-Academic: Cosmopolitan Club 1635 Oars- man Staff, Associate Editorg A Cappella Choir. HARLEY FUERST-Industrial: Public Speaking5 Debate. RAY FURGESON-Commercial: Cosmopolitan Club 1235 Drama- tics5 Public Speaking. ALFONSO GARCIA-Industrial. VlOLA GARDNER-Commercial: Gregg Artists Club 1435 Thrift Club 113, sec. NAOMI GENSER-Commercial: G.A.A. 1335 Cosmopolitan Club 143. MARGARET GIBSON-Commercial: G.A.A. 1435 Lettergirl. JOHN GILLILAND-Academic: D Basketball Mgr. STEVE GRACE-Industrial: Varsity "V" 1435 Letterman, Varsity Basketball 123, Captain5 Cosmopolitan Club 113. JOHN GREGG--Academic: Managers' Club 1135 Oarsman Staff, Boys' Sports Editor5 Public Speaking5 Debate. JANICE GREGORY-Commercial: G.A.A. 1635 Two-star Letter- girl5 Gregg Artist 153. DOROTHY HADDAD-Commercial: Gregg Artists' Club 143. DOREEN HALBECK-Household Arts: Oarsman reporter5 Design. GEORGIA HALBECK-Household Arts: Girls' League 1135 G.A.A. 3. BEN HALL-Academic: Cosmopolitan Club 1235 Navigators5 B Track Mgr. 'BETTY HAMILTON-Academic: G.A.A. 1135 Venetian Lady 1135 Delphian 1235 Cosmopolitan Club 1235 Gondolier Staff, S'4O Class Editor5 Tennis Club 1135 Girls' League. HELEN HANEMAN-Commercial: G.A.A. 1635 Two-star Letter- gir:5 Cosmopolitan Club 1135 Gregg Artists 1535 Venetian Lady BERNICE HASELWERDT-Commercial: Girls' League 1335 G.A.A. 163, recording sec.5 Two-star Lettergirl5 Gregg Artists' Club 1435 Sr. Girls' Glee. LEO HlGHAM-Academic: Cosmopolitan Club 1135 Photography Club 1135 Public Speaking. ELLEN HIRSCH-Commercial: Gregg Artists' Club 1335 Delphian 11 3. MARILYN HOECK-Academic: Roman Lamper5 Delphian 1535 Chess Club 1135 Cosmopolitan Club 123, Art Chairman5 Sr. Or- cl'1estra5 Venice Trio5 Commercial Art, CHARLOTTE HUNT-Home Economics: Dramatics5 Oarsman re- porter. I LARRY HUTCH I NGS-Academic. 1 l l 1 g TOM ICHIEN--Academic: American-Japanese Club 133, pres. TAMIKO KATO-Home Economics. BERNARD KAZLINER--Commercial. SHIRLEY KEEP-General: Dramatics, Public Speaking, Debate, Chorus, Delphian 1l3. RALPH KENNEY-Industrial: Letterman, Varsity Track, Public Speaking. RAY KIMBAL-Academic: Varsity "V" 133, Tumbling Mgr., Gondolier Staff, Make-Up Editor, Sr. Band 123. JUNE KIMURA-Fine Arts: G.A.A. 143, American-Japanese Club 163, sec. 123, A Cappella Choir, VIRGIL KIRKMAN-Academic: Varsity "V" 133, Letterman, Varsity Track 123, Varsity Football 113, Latin Club 143, SHIGEO KITA-lndustrial. CARL KROLL-Commercial: Latin Club 1l3, Sgt. at Arms, Oars- Ewan reporter, Managers' Club, Varsity Football, Basketball, Track, ottball. FRANCES KRUG-Commercial: G.A,A. 163, Lettergirl, pres., Two-stars. JOHN LA FIRENZA-Academic: Varsity "V" 163, Letterman, Softball, Cosmopolitan Club 143, Knight 123, scribe, Stage Crew 53. JACKIE LEWIS-Commercial: Gregg Artists' Club 143, Thrift Club, Senior Captain, LEE LEWIS-Academic: Varsity Swimming, Letterman, B Swfmf ming, Latin Club, Photography Club, Radio Club, vice-pres. RITA LEWIS-Commercial: Gregg Artists' Club 123. EULA LOSTUTTER-Fine Arts: G.A.A. 133. ED LOTT--Academic: Central Committee 123, Gondolier Editor, Cosmopolitan Club 123, Managers' Club 1l3, vice-pres., Oars- man 123, Knight. HAROLD LOTT-Academic: Central Committee ll 3, Oarsmaw Edit-or, Cosmopolitan Club 1 l 3, Managers' Club 1l3, Oarsman 133, C Track Mgr. EVA LUDLOW--Fine Arts: G.A,A. 123, Dramatics, Public Speak- ing, Sr. Band. ROBERT MAHONEY--Music: Chorus. GERALD MANDAVILLE-Industrial. MARY MANGES-Commercial: G.A.A. 143, yell leader, Two-star Lettergirl, Gregg Artists' Club, American-Japanese Club, Sgt. at Arms, Cosmopolitan Club, ' AGNES MARTINO-Commercial: G,A.A. 133, Gregg Artists' Club 123. BUD MCCORMAC-Academic: Central Committee 1l3, Senior A President, Varsity "V" 143, Letterman, Varsity Football 123, B Football, Knight 123, chaplain, Public Speaking, Chorus, Drama- tics, "Night of January l6." WILLA MCDONALD-Commercial: Gregg Artist 423. LOUISE McINDOE-Household Arts. OLIVER McINTlREWComrnercial: Central Committee, Bookstore Manager, Varsity "V", Letterman, Varsity Tumbling 423, C Bas- ketball 423, D Basketball 423, Dramatics. BILL McK I NLEY-Academic. LEWIS MILLERvAcademic: Photography Club, viceepres, Debate Club, Gondolier Staff, snapshot editor, boys' sports. VITO MONTELEONE-Industrial: Varsity "V" 443, Letterman, Varsity Track 423, Cosmopolitan Club 443. EDWARD MORIMOTO-Academic: Letterman, C Track 423, B Track 4l3', captain, B Football Champs, American-Japanese Club 433, treas., Chorus. IRENE MURRAY-Commercial: G.A.A. 443, Gregg Artists 423, Dramatics. MARJORIE NAKAGIRI-Home Economics: American-Japanese Club 453, Commercial Art. TADAO NAKAGIRI-Industrial: American-Japanese Club 463, treasurer 423, Public Speaking, Letterman, C Basketball 423, D Basketball 413, ROBERT NAUMAN-Industrial. PAUL ODEN-Industrial Arts: Stage Crew, manager, Public Speaking and Debate, Public Address, manager, Football and Track Announcer. MAE OKAMOTO-Home Economics. MERLE OLSEN-Industrial. ALVA PABST-Academic: Dramatics, "Night of January l6", DON PARKERvAcademic: Letterman, D Basketball. GWENIEVERE PARKER-Academic: Girls' League 423, G.A.A. -443, One-star Lettergirl, Cosmopolitan Club 423, Public Speak- ing. BILL PARKHURST-Industrial: Varsity "V" 433, Varsity Basket- ball Manager 433, Cosmopolitan Club II3, Photography Club 4l3, Public Speaking and Debate. EMMA PENA-Commercial: G.A.A. 463, Two-star Lettergirl, Gregg Artist 443, Sr. Band. NEIL PETERSON-Academic: Public Speaking, Dramatics, "Night of January l6". VER LILLIAN PETERSEN+Academic: Cosmopolitan Club 463, Gondolier Staff. FAITH PETTIT-Home Economics: Girls' League 4l3, Home Eco- nomics Club 463, pres., treas., Chorus. LEAH PETTlT+Home Economics: Girls' League 423, G.A.A. 4l3, Home Economic Club 463, pres., vice-pres., Chorus. DAN PlERENSflndustrial1 Senior Band. DUANE POOLE-Industrial: Stage Crew. EUGENE POPE-Industrial: Judge, Head Usher, Varsity "V" 163, Letterman, Varsity Football, Knight 123, Chaplain, EUGENE QUISENBERRY-Industrial. JASON RAMBERG-Academic. HAZEL REIFF-Academic: G.A.A. 143, Home Economics Club 143. CHARLES REYNOLDS-Industrial: Oarsman Staff, Commercial Art. ALLY MAE RHODES-Academ ic. HELEN RONAN-Academic 1Music3: Latin Club 123, Senior Orchestra 163, All-City Orchestra, Delphian 1l3. EDITH ROSENHOUSEfFine Arts: Gondolier Art Staff. DOROTHEA RUEZ-Fine Arts: G.A.A. 113. ANTOINETTE SABATINO-Commercial: Dramatics, Gregg Artist 23. HIROSHI SAISHO-Academic. MARY SANCHEZ-Home Economics. VIRGINIA SHAWf-Academic: Roman Lamp, Girls' League 123, Latin Club 133, pres. 123, vice-pres. 113, Cosmopolitan Club 133, Navigator, pres., Gondolier Assos. Editor, Venetian Lady 123, Delphian 163, sec.-treas. 1l3. MARY SHIROMA-Academic: Gondolier Staff, Calendar Editor. ROWENA SIM-Commercial: G.A.A. 133, Oarsman reporter, Dra- matics. EDNA SMITH-Academic: Cosmopolitan Club 123, Chess Club 113, Delphian 113, Cartooning, Commercial Art. MARTHA SMITH-Commercial: G.A.A. 143, historian, Gregg Artist 143, Chorus, A Cappella Choir. MURRAY SMITH-Industrial: Varsity "V" 123, Letterman, Var- sity Track. ELS I E SOTELO-Academic. DOROTHY SOWDERS-Commercial. BARBARA STEERE-Commercial: Gregg Artist 123, Usher. WARD STENNETT-Academic: Letterman, B Football 123, B Swimming 1l3. WARREN SWINGLE--Industrial: Varsity "V" 123, Tumbling 113, Yell Leader 113. ROSELYN TAKAHASHI-Commercial: American-Japanese Club 133, sec., Gregg Artists' Club. YOSHIKO TAKEMIYA-Home Economics: G.A.A. 133, Lettergirl, American-Japanese Club 163. JOHN TAMI-Fine Arts: American-Japanese Club 123, Drama- tics, Gondolier Art Staff, Designer of Senior Emblem. HAROLD THOMPSON-Academic: Varsity "V" 123, Letterman, Varsity Football 1l3, Knight 123. FERDINAND TlCHENOR-Industrial: Public Speaking. HERMINA TIKKER-Commercial. OBA TOLMAN+Academic: Varsity "V" 153, Letterman, Varsity Basketball 133. MORRY TRAINOFF-Commercial: Central Committee 123, Book- store Mgr., Latin Club 123. LOIS TRYKiComrnerciaI: Girls' League 143, sec., G.A.A. 163, Head of Volleyball, Two-star Lettergirl, Gregg Artists' Club 143, sec., Oarsman reporter. PARK WARD-Industrial: Sr. Orchestra, B Basketball, C Basket- ball 123, American-Japanese Club 133. EVELYNNE WATSON-Commercial: Central Committee 1l3, Girls' League Pres., G.A.A. 153, reporter, One-star Lettergirl, Thrift Club 123, cashier, Oarsman, business manager, Gondolier business manager, Venetian Lady 133. GARY WEAN-Fine Arts. FRANCES WENTZ-Academic: Roman Lamper, Central Commit- tee 1l3, Chief Justice, Judge 123, Venetian Lady 123, pres. 1l3, G.A.A. 153, historian, One-star Lettergirl, Cosmopolitan Club 153, vice-pres., Delphian 153. BARBARA WILLIAMS-Household Arts: G.A.A. 1l3, Home Eco- n-omics Club 1l3, Dramatics, "Belle of Bagdad." ELAINE WILLIAMS-Fine Arts: Dramatics, Sr. Chorus, JACKIE WILLIAMS-Academic: Roman Lamper, Central Com- mittee 123, S.B. Vice-Pres., Chief Justice, Judge 1l3, Girls' League 123, G.A.A. 153, Two-star Lettergirl, Cosmopolitan 153, pres., vice-pres., Gondolier Staff, Usher 113, Song Leader, Vene- tian Lady 123, Delphian 153, sec.-treas. LORRAINE WILLIAMS-Household Arts: Central Committee 133, S.B. Secretary, Girls' League 143, G.A.A. 163, vice-pres., Head of Basketball, Two-star Lettergirl, Chorus, Venetian Lady 133, Dra- matics, "Night of January l6." THOMAS W I LL l S-Academic. DOUG WILSON--Industrial: Cosmopolitan Club 133, Public Speaking, Debate, Chorus, Dramatics. MARY ANN WOODLEY-Academic: Girls' League 123, G.A.A. 153, Head of Hockey, Cosmopolitan Club 133, reporter, Oars- man Staff, Girls' Sports Editor, Venetian Lady 1l3. BOB WOODS-Commercial: Central Committee 1l3, S.B. Treas- urer, Public Speaking. YEIKO YAMASAKI--Home Economics: American-Japanese Club 163. MARY YOSHIMOTO-Commercial: American-Japanese Club 163, vice-pres., Thrift Club. CARMELITA YOUNG-Academic. Graduates Whose Pictures Do Not Appear in Gondolier: Raymond Butz, Bob Reynolds, Leona Marie Rosenquist, Eddie Saenz, Ray Vignolle, Fred Wagner, Gordon Weir. fh- ,,., rf, Q1-1. -le. 3 o iw, H3 .1 ,.., , ,--., 1 ' . 'Z W ' ' is Q I- .O fe 3 I .P . K V fb ,. V W ..2. 1. .--, . ,QE i sez, 4' ,ar , was - . ..--. A za Q -ff2ZiaE- A,.., '- , '-2: V , Af' ,.,., E F ' i , .ikw 'A,"f vnvl 1 -' wg, , 1. in ' -Q.. ..., I Sw , tw ,. ...,A I g 5-ifff VER: H 1 V A ""' .i if f 'E "" T 450 . Q "fi --'- 2 ,, "V- , f .A:.:e. , .. . 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Taylor, Terry Trenouth, Urquhart, Van Hou- ten, Van Ness, ROW 5: Vickers Walker, Walton, wehrfrirzf Wheeler, Whitaker, Wilson, ROW 6: Witmond, Wolfe Woods, Yamamoto, Ybarrondo. 51 if ?Q'q , Q, Q f 5 A , ,M J x ill' Y but A H 9 .. Q sim K x N ,fm Q, W5 L! Q , .,., .. ..,,.,M W 5 A f .-ww-f-:M-:.E"" 33 1 M , E Ir! ,W xx. W, N, Q. M gg 4 1 Y N Q' x , . 5 is-ff ,. 5 i if .v 'T .W 7 -f - JS z I M M if ff' ' 4-.. :' sf" M W ff ff I ,,., ,K ,V . .. MM... 3 ,W-h...M.w..f:,,,,.L.4,.,f A --,. B-1 2-MRS. LOIBL ROW iz Gloria Richardson, Marjorie Prell, Lucille Golden, Ethel Schiner, Shirley Graves, Dorothe Huntington, Peggy Bjork- lund, Muriel Murray, Betty Kinoshita, ROW 2: Roy Hughes, Ben Walton, Mor- gan Warner, Al Talamantes, Henry Bur- rows, David Ward, Bruce White, Bob Meger, ROW 3: Norma Booher, Francis Porter, Darleene Davis, Edna Vaccarella, Beverly Whitaker, Margie Cooknell, Elsie Kovinick, Dorothy Mathis, Mary Jane Mar- tin, Frances Stepner, Betty Barney, B-I2-MRS. ROUS ROW l: Mary Davis, Barbara Beggs, Bessie Tartakow, Anita Seiff, Miye Nitta, Irene Betty McDermidg ROW 2: Lois Spieker- man, Bob Firetag, Koji Nakagi, Ignacio Vasquez, Harley Fuerst, Hideo Mayeda, Bob Brown, Eddie Edilson, Alice Pickens, ROW 3: Frank Cosenza, Herbert Yama- moto, Vernon Evertsen, Harley Bradeson, Harold Thompson, Ralph Forrest, Bloyce Cummings, True Neilson, Ed Spiwak. B-12-MISS ABBOT ROW l: Noreen Harrington, Bettie Jun- get, Cecile McCarty, Michiko lnouye, Bev- erly Gray, Betty Wand, La Verne Higham, Jackie Donatelli, Marcella Zaklin, ROW 2: Bill Olson, John Tami, Bill Bickford, Wal- ter Wilmot, Henry Gowder, Jack Hughes, Don Wilde, Jack Phelps, ROW 3: Don Whitesell, Bill Clayton, Milton Maguire, Paul Beaudreau, Harry Kirby, Herbert Ox- stein, Jack Bushman, John Rosier. B-12-MISS KEINKNECHT ROW l: Rose Mary Demester, Virginia Day, Madeleen Fix, Alice Barlow, Audrey Corrigan, Doris Stevens, Mary Harada, Margaret Emrich, ROW 2: Nora Wehr- tritz, Margaret Marquez, Lionel Matthes, Livingston Overton, Louise Addington, Louie Whitman, Don Grant, Charlotte Can- ning, Dorothy Messenger, ROW 3: Ted Rawson, Joe Caylor, Steve Jamison, Ray- mond Fisher, John Pinger, Earl DeGeneres, Chuck Graham, Kenneth Luebke, Stewart Ferguson, ME HIJU MS uv-f MER A-11--MR. HARRIS ROW l: Ruth Anderson, Bernice Balken, Henryetta Ortiz, Grace Verity, C. H. Har- ris, Mitsuyo Oto, Esperanza Jones, Verl Mae Hannah, Rose Mano, ROW 2: Hubert High, Joseph Bernstein, Henry Tanaka, Bill Usry, Charlie Strassburg, Harvey Jones, Bert Stoughton, George Haddad, Ben Mahoney, ROW 3: Betty Johnson, Shayne Golsen, Genevieve Johnson, Vickie Joseph, Geraldine Roe, Mary Louise Walker, Cath- erine Ruez, Nadine Rhoades, Harry Parker, ROW 4: La Mar Knudson, Clarence Jones, Luther True, Henry Wolfe, Keith Putman, George Van Keulen, Bob Ransdell, Syd Fernald, "BIacky" Clayton, Gene Fleeger, Earl James. A-I 1-MR. TURNEY ROW l: Joe Strauss, Isabelle Keenan, Jean Woods, James Hocker, Doris Thomp- son, Virginia Wright, Don Gelberg, ROW 2: Don Golden, Byron Raddon, Ralph Vac- caro, George Wilson, Gerry Wolfson, J. J. Sutter, Bob Barrier, Alire Wood, ROW 3: Stanley Eichholz, Myron Frederick, Harry Scholar, Charles Smith, Dick Anderson, Carl Helms, Charles Gamble, Robert Stein- metz. A-1 I-MISS DANIELSON ROW l: lris Benson, Marian Sebring, Tsuruk-o Mizusawa, Glenna Hill, Ruth Mat- lin, Kathryne Brown, Mirle Mullinix, ROW 2: Evelyn Tabor, Roy Page, Bob Beau- dreau, Fred Beyrouty, John Conterno, Jack Williams, Gerald Moreland, Margaret Wat- kins, ROW 3: Mary Grace Allen, Gwenf dolyn Copeland, Louise Campbell, Bertha Bauer, June Carson, Virginia Alexander, Betty Armstrong, Mae Beria Brown, Paula Forbes, Doris Oefinger, ROW 4: Wm. Cantrell, Joe Ballenger, Bernie White, Harold Bauldin, Robert Walker, Robert Kaub, Louis Penera, Lloyd Neal, John Pinger. A-11-MR. COX ROW l: Shiro Maruyama, Mae Kageyama, Mitsuye Nakayu, Chizuko Kitaoka, Bever- ley Westerdoll, Odessa Kirby, Marjorie No- jima, Shigeko Mano, Mr. Cox, ROW 2: La Verne Haas, Paul Leake, Laura Hender- son, Robert Lage, Adela Massengill, Arthur Mullikin, Mary Lee Gilmore, Fred Machado, Irene Krug, ROW 3: Wayne Sanders, Charles Patterson, Paul Seems, Johnny Machado, Margaret Robbins, Leonard Gott- lieb, Nug Madariago, Richard Stevenson. A-1'l-MISS HATHAWAY ROW lt Barbara Ellenstein, Marjorie Sin- clair, Joyce Bohn, Peggy Austin, Barbara Crain, Adeline Simmrin, Joyce Watson, Bar- bara Shepperd, Beatrice Noble, Jacqueline Cotcher, Marguerite Corcoran, Irene Paul, ROW 2: Raymond Butz, Emilie Crane, Merio Mizutani, Tom Ybarrondo, Verl Lish, Glenn Lavering, Floyd Larson, Lee Crowder, Melvis Walsworth, Helen Rosson, Ray Fine, ROW 3: Kamifuji Hirouki, Dick McGough, Harold DeYoe, Jack Dunham, Charles Sey- erin, Harvey Johnson, Jack Corcoran, Cecil Dingler, Bob Hepler, Gerald Kopp, Joe Cope, Thurman Burch, B-I I-MR. CRANDALL ROW l: Minnie Yamamoto, Carol McCann, Lucille Mustol, Elayne Gacsi, Shirley Leaf, ROW 2: Joe Mustol, Osamu Yumori, Ed- ward Harada, Virginia Lutz, Shirley New- ton, Margie Plath, Riyoso Yamamoto, ROW 3: Russell Noland, Ronald Taylor, LeRoy Mitchell, George Miyake, Frank Lescoulie, Bob Path. B-11-MRS. FINLEY ROW l: Marjorie Stephenson, Betty Broc- kert, Gertrude Emmer, Ellen Ware, Kath- ryn Bonner, Edith McAllister, Virginia Greenlaw, Mildred Allen, Shizuka Yamasakig ROW 2: Dorothy Eekhous, Carole Story, Edythe Carlson, Lucile Wilde, Helen Fisher, Helen Gunderson, Jean Slate, Grace Tem- ple, Ruth Korbel, June Sausser, ROW 3: Leroy Heineken, Denly Ford, Bob Martin, Kenny Davidson, Harold Heinl, Merle Hug- gins, Paul Farnham, Billy Rice, Sheldon Bloom, B-I1-MR. RILEY ROW lt Mary Browner, Mary De Cenco, Lorraine Bassin, Betty Asbury, Patty Allen, Maxine Balfour, ROW 2: Wilma Brodsky, Marie Ayres, Lorraine Carey, Betty Buck Marie Boulware, Billie Brown, Row 3: Arcadio Almeida, Seymore Cohen, Mr. Riley, Keith Conley, Russell Cripe, MER ME HIJIJ B-1 I-MRS. POOL ROW l: Doris Reiman, Barbara Webster, Delphine Williams, Kay Hazeltine, Harold Smolen, James Hinds, Jimmie Milne, ROW 2: Harrison Betts, Otha Tolman, Ed Wheeler, Eugene Moran, Hisashi Sugimoto. B-I1--MRS. KIRBY ROW l: Doris Dudley, Dorothy Halt, Kumoto Ritsue, Shirlee Stopeck, Jean Grant, lrma Dillion, Yoshiko Hiroshimo, ROW 2: Anita Hulderman, Lenna Jepp- son, Muriel Bergmann, Jacquelyn Rau, Marie Robertson, Marjorie Stephenson, Joyce King, Virginia Blessing, Anita Wol- gin, Chesalee Manges, ROW 3: Garth Pet- ersen, Robert Kinsey, Murray Kert, Art Posner, James McCarthy, Robert Fowler, Ralph Manzer, Eugene Dennis, Ted Dun- can, Oscar Paul. B-I I-MISS TUCKER ROW iz Peggy l-lubley, Helen l-lopgood, Shannon Gregory, Ethel Wilson, Verla Lud- low, Myrtle Arinsberg, Ayako Okumura, Thelma Gazin, Margaret Sakai, ROW 2: Jean Larson, Corinne Langford, Margaret Mellen, Sara Mac George, Miss Tucker, Gloria Glickman, Mable Wink, Rosaline Gottlieb, Betty Moore, ROW 3: Edward Hart, Charles Anderson, Fred Hook, Wayne Belda, Bob Widney, Arthur Wildbeck, Donald Nelson. A-I0-MISS McGARRY ROW l: Ruth Hitchings, Sylvia Sehring, Bessie Goodson, Mary Knochenhauer, Eve- lyn Greenfield, Eileen Henry, Betty Houtz, Jennie DiStetano, Bettie King, ROW 22 Kiyoshi Kato, Lou Landreth, Barbara Stone- ham, Connie Valencia, Dorothy Jones, Miss McGarry, Hazel Lee, Dorothy Edison, Mary Mahoney, Joe Hamashita, Hideo Okumotoj ROW 3: Warren King, Buddy Heacox, Dan Rawling, Ronny Solomon, Robert Kirkelie, Billy Gordon, Pat Silvestri, Warren Hall, Bob Heagy. A-10-MRS. SCHREI BER ROW l: Barbara Lindberg, John Lewis, Tetsuo Shiota, Merrill Roberts, Robert Gill, Billy Wenzlaff, Bob Neece, Perry Miyake, Wade McVay, Michiyo Nakagi, ROW 2: Jean Novotny, Johanna Lowe, Laura Saba- tino, Irene Nordquist, Phyllis Means, Louise Benefiel, Jeanne Linder, lrene McClellan, Kay Martino, ROW 3: Harold Lowery, Rudolph Schmitz, Victor Liotta, Jack Sim- onsen, Kenny Phillips, David Montoya, Carl Dean, Edward White, Jack Crouch, Lyle Stamm. A-10-MRS. MORAN ROW l: Mary Johnson, Helen Vanderhorst, Merle Peterson, Jackie Lampe, Eileen Schubert, Virginia Adams, Mrs. Moran, ROW 2: Gene Mohler, Paul Manley, Bill Steinberg, Holmes Rogers, Willie Frosc- hauer, Wayman Darby, Walter Schonborg, ROW 3: Bob Ernst, Charles Ellis, Max McCoy, Bruce Ferguson, Eugene Pressnall, Bob Kidd. A-10-MR. LANGPAAP ROW l: Allen Celistan, Wakako lnouye, Gallagher, Pauline Sedwick, , Pauline Higley, Sumiye Oku- 2: Dorothy Coller, Donna Edmondson, Betty Elofson, , Frances DeSoto, Roberta Mary Louise Helen Gilman moto, ROW Emery, Anis June Dugan Mardman, Mary J. Burtis, Sue Davis, Naomi Cummings, ROW 3: Bill Gabe, Gail Collings, Thomas Simons, Lawrence Rogers, Robert Dittmor, Kenneth Seeley, Mr. Langpaap, Harold Thompson, Alex Velasquez, John Weier. A-I 0-MISS MITCHILL ROW l: Elaine Speede, Marjorie Nutile, Emma Valdez, Elizabeth Silvestri, Dorothy Mclntire, Mildred Nay, Esther Takei, Char- lene Thomas, Martha Wakatsukig ROW 2: Tetsuro Fuiii, Betty Wilson, Edna Spann, Jennie Marquez, Merle Verret, Maisie DuGuay, Mary Lafirenza, Arthur Pashkow, ROW 3: Carlo Sparti, Martin Taylor, Jack Simon, Tamotsu Utsuki, Tom Williams, Ray Perkins, Bill Claybaugh, Bob Pierce. HUME UUM5 57 ME HIJII A-IO-MISS APPLEGATE ROW l: Mary Vanderhorst, Jessica Pettit, Doris Ratter, Thelma Smith, Eileen May, Lucille Ronan, Norma Borack, Afton Poole, ROW 2: Betty Stuver, John Christian, Billie Holcomb, Irving Rosen, Miss Apple- gate, Alma Woods, Norman Saslow, Rich- ard Rexer, ROW 3: Cameron Slinkard, Calvin Porter, George Luckhaupt, Bill French, Tom Hammerstrom, Linus Ouston, Jim Rogers, Everett Crossland, Arthur Singer. A-10-MR. OLIVER ROW l: James Burnight, Jean Avena, Booth Opal, Helen Babajian, June Abrams, Elizabeth Babajian, Mr. Oliver, ROW 2: John Cannon, Dean Carlson, Bill Adams, Ronald Bennett, Bill Butler, Vincent Ali- aniella, Vernon Arslan, ROW 3: Jim Akoury, Alice Banta, Dorothy Clark, Don- na Barton, Carolyn Asher, Christina Cortez, Jean Conrad, Dorothy Fitz, Bob Beeks. B-9-MR. WOODARD ROW l: Jack Alvarez, Reiji Nitta, Fumio Ozaki, Betty Husner, Mildred Price, Anna Lipshitz, Utako Matsuoka, Bill Manley, Joe Reynolds, ROW 2: Bill Machado, Patricia Patrovsky, June Lewis, Loretta Keller, Betty King, Mary Kageyama, Babsy John, Adelaide Price, Joel Wood, Dory Lopez, ROW 3: Andy Leonhardi, Russell Kappes, Vernon Hoover, Jack Jamieson, Wilfred Maddocks, Dan Hile, Sadaki Mayeda, Akira Kato, Ed Rushworth. B-9-MRS. MCKOANE ROW l: Eddie Paul, Betty Probst, Helen Mclntire, Roberta Rhodes, LaVerne Weaver, Kasumi Nakashima, Yachiyo Nakagi, Ruth Rotrnan, Mary Menotti, Jack Miyake, ROW 2: Don Ray, John Robinson, LeRoy Peterson, Frank Patten, Bobby Owen, Bill Bristol, Joseph Ortiz, Alfred Quintero, Paul Muff, ROW 3: Doyne Robbins, Gloriale Holland, Harriett Reid, Pansy Pettit, Lauretta Middlebrook, Harriett Coombs, Betty Ramberg, Rachel Oden, Darlene McDermid. B-9-MISS MCKINLEY ROW l: Clarence Gibson, Dorothy Gold- man, Jo Ann Frazier, Jean Henderson, June De Bode, Laureldeane Cox, Mary Dunn, Angelita Cortez, Norma King, Don- ald Gray, ROW 2: Billy Dresser, Johnny Harding, Douglas Hanawalt, Robert Daley, Jack Gerstel, Bob Emrich, Paul Hoff, Paul Haworth, Robert Dirron, Joe De Cenco, ROW 3: Virginia Fielder, Barbara Davis, La Rue Hayes, Ann Hart, Marie Haddad, Betty Rose, Madelyn Lund, Venus Darby, Shirley Mason, Claire Davis, Dorothy Hart, Beverly Harer. B-9-MR. HUGHES ROW l: John Dudley, Virginia Dey, Merl Knight, Jacqueline Dusel, Frieda Stern, Betty Jean Barnes, Neil Carlson: ROW 2: David Beaty, James Berg, Jack Chiquet, George Almir, Alex Akoury, George Mayeda, Lee Anderson, Eugene Fuqua, ROW 3: Marilyn Coles, Beverly Balkum, Lucille Brown, Lucille Allen, Roma Knued- len, Suorna Tahti, Violet Bauer, Betty Constant, ROW 4: Bob Brown, Bruce Williams, John Garcia, Buron Brown, Eu- gene Hezan, Tadao Tahaka, Art Bovero, Perry Black. B-9-MR. HOOVER ROW l: Shirley Smith, Donna Schultz, Velma Temple, Flora Walker, Margaret Greenfield, Dorothy Thornsberry, Joy Sel- ser, Joyce Saslow, Misao Okumoto, Renee Wideman, ROW 2: Tommy Duff, Roy Yamauchi, Rose Peterson, Jean Talbot, Helen Patterson, Candelaria Hernandez, Bud Widney, Oscar Yamasaki, ROW 3: Clifford Lane, Tony Sanchez, George True, Carl Walkerhoefer, Ralph Webster, Donald Whelan, Wilfred Simon, Harold Willis, Leonard Stogsdill, Anthony Taravella. B-9-MISS SCHRACK ROW l: Helen Patterson, Carmen Cline, Margie Morton, Miss Schrack, Candelaria Hernandez, Misao Okumoto, ROW 2: Larry Henderson, George Shanaha, Roy Yamauchi, Oscar Yamasaki, Clarence Gib- son, Joe Left, Louis Prehoda, Wayne Par- cher, ROW 3: Tony Sanchez, Bob Goe- thals, Bob Kammer, Frank Knuedler, Del- bert Sterling, Rudy Kroon, Wilfred Simon, Walter Morton. A-8-MRS. ROCKOFF ROW l: Verne McMaster, Wilfred Gor- dien, Betty Nickell, Toru Okamato, Helen Pennell, Wayne McCord, Peggy Holdren, Heber Peterson, Nobuko Okumura, Shigimi Nakagiri, ROW 2: John Malmen, Betty Meese, Irene Petersen, Betty Jane Nash, June Morgan, Virginia Naehr, Patty McCoy, Jacelyn Oefinger, Helen Hazeltine, Donald Neilson, Perry George, ROW 3: Sidney Campbell, Kenneth Piatt, Bill Pritchard, Dan North, Billy Nelson, Robert Peak, David Axelood, Vern Juenke, Harry Mc- Dermid, Billy Murphy, A-8-MR. ROGERS ROW l: Emily Young, Jean Walker, Bar- bara Tittle, Patricia Walker, Barbara Ham- ilton, June Gilbert, Margaret Barnett, lrene Davis, ROW 2: Anna Marie Wilson, Art Borie, Errol Thompson, Dick Webster, Wright Maruel, Roosevelt Wilson, Fred Wilemon, Edna Wulke, ROW 3: Art Varon, Alan Adair, Melvin Vandermark, Tom Wood, Harold Wadsworth, Gardner Stevens, Frances Burnight, Ted Wilemon, A-8-MR. LUSTIE ROW l: Helen Summers, Marjorie Sebring, Clorrine Rhodes, La Verne Rogers, Bebe Toppel, Wanda Smith, Fern Bragg, ROW 2: Rita Slinkard, Mary Treppa, Jacquelyn Becker, Patsy Smith, Elsie Rutledge, Nina Sparti, Marilyn Steinberg, Evelyn Barker, ROW 3: Billy Edison, Eddie Kanarik, Wil- by Smith, Juanita Stowell, Ruth Schoeller, Mary Larson, Dorothy Scott, Jay Spencer, Jiro Suzuki, ROW 4: John Reynolds, David Sampson, Jack Sullivan, Bud Collins, Ralph Reese, Dale Watson, Don Nordblon, Shigeru Sugitani, Joe Soares, Roger Lampe, Sam Shields. A-8-MISS GEHLEN ROW l: Harold Maddocks, Elizabeth Kirchner, Mirta Kagan, Alta Ludlow, Robert Lavering, Elsie Eskland, Ayako Kato, Betty Willoughby, Richard Larson, ROW 2: Lulu Lowe, Lorraine Allen, Grace Fuentes, Mary Jane Morris, Geraldine Man- zer, Patsy Landis, Dorothy Jacobs, Vern- etta Lowe, Corinne Johnson, ROW 3: Bob Kjoolien, George Lyle, Henry Martinez, John Bingham, Cedric Kelly, Jack Bleak, Kusaba Torao, Donald Propst, Louie Ma- honey. A-8-MISS JOHNSON ROW l: Bonnie Harris June Gretsrh, Beverly Grant, Colleen Mason, Jean Irwin, Jane Irwin, ROW 2: Hope Appleton, Pat Eckstrom, Richard Piatt, Paul Gillette, Roger Stern, Travis Spruiell, Tommy Han- na, Lois Hamsher, ROW 3: Cloma Howard, Marion Watson, Janis Hawley, Shay Hoch- man, Ruth Hinecker, Pat De Branche, Mary Alice Henry, Hazel Hicks, ROW 4, Jack Harrington, Robert Strandberg, Earl Hoffman, Martin Handler, Albert Corey, Forrest Gossman, Glenn Green. A-8-MRS. HUNTER ROW l: Betty Peavy, Nona Bronner, Monell Henry, Harriet Davison, Clarice Baron, Sylvia Lee Mednick, Betty Atwood, ROW 2: Clyde Corcoran, Virginia Wenz- loft, Dorothy Caylor, Irene Hansen, Muriel Jackson, Dorothy Behiels, Mary Clarke, Otto Christian, ROW 3: Donna Bird, Ruth Claybaugh, Ollie Jane Taylor, Irene Col- well, Carol Brown, Carolyne Carr, Norma Channell, Helen Sotelo, Joyce Clarke, ROW 4: David Bishop, Richard Armstrong, Jack Altig, Herbert Thaxter, Gene Corson, Stanley Rendall, Min Kosako, Melvin Nap- tal, Dallas Banta. A-8-MISS EAST ROW l: Barbara Barnard, Ruth Crossland, Doris Donnelly, Peggy Drisser, Diane Tani, Carol Lynne Genho, Dorothy Doane, Mar- garet Monteleone, ROW 2: Charles Chris- tian, Bob Jackman, Frank Gerard, Charles Gacsi, Miss East, Jimmy Conden, Bill Smith, Burke Warner, ROW 3: Douglas Irvine, Thora Coots, Kathleen Treeman, Lorraine Everhart, Helen Roswell, Virginia Fawcett, Mona Alsobrook, Mildred Nutile, George Fritz, ROW 4: Shirley Edwards, Betty Dingler, Marvin Moler, Edward De Soto, Frank Estrada, Earl Prachi, Dick Deras, Marshall South, Nancy Kneeland, Rosalie Coughenour. B-8-MR. WOMBLE ROW l: Patricia Phelan, Barbara Fair, Donna Brown, Marceline Hillyer, Shirley Hanson, Ethel Goebel, Sylvia Goodman, Mary Lou Harn,Janet King, Barbara Foxen, ROW 2: Vivian Hulderman, Don Batchelor, Farrell Harn, Bert Gables, Joanne Brook- hart, Marvin Goldberg, Kile Jordon, Jim- mie Howland, Irwin Margolis, Meda Greg- ory, ROW 3: George Crockett, Charles Kemp, Marion Ray, Richard James, Bobby High, Loren Bauer, Dick Stearns, Harold Kopp, Bob Hale, Harold Locey. ME HUU MER B-8-MR. WITTY Marie DeYoe, Kathryn Conklin, Patsy Brawner, Shirley Cripe, Elaine Donnelly, Helen Sosbee, Ethel Gray, Lillian Cohen, ROW 2: Zomie Belous, Billy Brown, An- nita Aldrich, Geraldine Cagle, Thelma Brown, Allene Jackson, Elwanda Aldrich, Edna Connally, Connie Barajas, Carl Braly, ROW 3: Edward Adams, Bob Boardman, Jack Alexander, Joe Barajas, Erwin Arkill, Frank Clark, Kindis Cashwell, Jill Cady, Cecil Caraba, Tyrus Grimsley. X s X J . 7 - s r ,V 4.- '3 JJ ai "1 i 'W B-8-MR. WILSON ROW li Phyllis Owen, Mildred Golden, Yutaka Nakayu, Angela Nelson, Ann Cohen, Kazuko Nagai, Noella Ouellette, ROW 2: A. C. Rasmussen, David Barnett, Lee Gorman, T. A. Mosley, Robert Leslie, Nagatoshi Nojima, Paul Shinnier, Robert Riordan, ROW 4: Andy Grannos, Joe Rhodes, Billy Price, Raymond Moyer, Ernest Valencia, Jack Ralph, Isaiah Liggine, Al- fonso Palma, ROW 3: Virginia Johnson, Catherine Linkous, Alice Parke, Jacqueline Lawing, Jacqueline Gove, Phyllis Nash, Vivian Ownbey, Betty Peck. B-8-MISS RIVENBURGH ROW l: Julia Glenn, Pauline Traver, Donna Russell, Peggy Smith, Juanita Rus- sell, Ruth Willis, Thelma Richardson, Joan Arinsberg, Norma Ehrenkranz, ROW 2: Chizuko Tanaka, Harold Skidmore, Alvar Tahti, John Shaw, Harold Trusler, Paul Sul- livan, Ralph Skoll, Edward Smith, Jean Schorr, ROW 3: Beverly Grifting, Betty Conner, Rosalind Spiegel, Mary Walterhoe- fer, Betty Verret, Lorraine Smith, Betty Weinstein, Barbara Wilmot, June Russell, ROW 4: Nathan Wallack, Johnny Tich- enor, Clarence Thomas, Bobby Dehn, Bill Spencer, Frank Yale, George Gladstone, Richard Wallace. A-'I-MRS. PIERSON ROW l: Barbara Eccles, Jack Dall, Mary Lou Ducat, Richard, DeBode, Dora Gibson, Jimmy Edwards, Bernice Willoughby,Jimmy Harp, Sylvia Nelson, ROW 2: Doris Gainor, Maxine Haase, Barbara Erickson, Lois Cor- son, Betty Elliott, Nadine Fawcett, Dorothy Graham, Joyce Grossberger, Winona Harp- er, Mildred Wise, Tess Tessier, ROW 3: James Blunt, Frank Lowell, Wayne Ditsch, Charles Graham, Eugene Daniels, Frank Dawes, Eugene Beever, Harry Keep, J ? 94 ,A X - 13 x l A,-7-MISS PATTERSON ROW l: Marion White, Marjorie Grover, Lorraine Willard, Sally Wales, Sasaye Takimiya, Jean Seeley, Mary Claire Sud- deth, ROW 2: Patricia Connolly, Billy Wright, Charles Spann, Gilwee Walker, Mary Tooher, Tom Sullivan, Raymond Benefiel, Roy Walker, ROW 3: Louise Waxman, Dolores Wright, Josephine Smith, Betty Thomas, Gloria Barbati, Margaret Wood, Ella Webb, Audrey Stuver, Shirley Vanderlip, ROW 4: Roy Wexler, Joe Marquez, Harry Sutherlin, Bud Tremoyne, Vaughn Tolman, Don Wink, Stephen Suits, Grant Sturm, Kenneth Kaub. A-7-MISS ORTON ROW lr Edna Levy, Rita Treppa, Ella Mahoney, Mary Louise Lutz, Freda Frosc- hauer, Cecelia McVay, Barbara Maidman, Shirley Dimont, Chiyoko Mano, ROW 2: Charles Rawie, Howard Lewis, Jack Sprague, Carlton Nicholson, B'air Saensen, Rodney Lundin, Robert Murphy, Ben Oba, Masaaki Nakagiri, Jimmy Wright, ROW 3: Alice Lehman, E. Jean Moore, Fawn Overton, June Moore, June Mathis, Genevieve Morrow, Nancy Goar, Kathleen Makey, Betty Jane Lewis, Betty McPhee. A-7-MRS. MILLINGTON ROW l: Johnnie Michele, Catherine John, Thersa Barth, Mary Keys, Joyce Muschik, Barbara Hay, Walter Lawson, ROW 2: Raymond Jones, Tommy Jones, Rodney Jones, Jim Howard, Robert Kinez, Gilbert Killen, Albert Keith, Bernard Johnson, ROW 3: Orville Shultz, Mildred Hoffman, Mary Palmer, Hilda Lampe, Lorraine LaBerge, Donna Hook, Marion Stricker, Margaret Laird, Gweneth Jamison, Robin Larson, ROW 4: Robert Stevens, Alfred Kroy, Ronald Johnson, Robert Henry, Charles John, Wayne Hoover, Mike La Firenza, Richard Johnson, Wayne Holbrook, A-7-MRS. MATT ROW l: Mary Ellen Sampson, Maurice Scharoun, Bibiana Spann, George R-ockwell, Nancy Perkins, Sidney Hockett, Mary Belle Sennett, Garth Carter, Gweneth Rogers, J. D. Bates, ROW 2: Lucille Jarvis, Helen Parcher, Phyllis Patrovsky, Melvina Rod- riguez, Mrs. Matt, Violet Rosier, Bonnie Jean Snarr, Iona Rockwell, Misuko Shimada, ROW 3: Elizabeth Schinder, Bob Smith, Michi Tomita,Toshi Tomita, Jacques Smith, Elbert Brooks, Jimmie Simons, Jimmy Perry, Margaret Snedden. Hllll A-7-MR. MacFARLAND ROW l: Paul Anderson, Eva Mae Materna, Charlotte Chessin, Melva Jean Clifton, Doris Campbell, Betty Cooper, Winifred Matthews, June Meredith, Bob Pritchard, ROW 2: John Brown, Armand Lockwood, Sahara Tadao, Harold Puckett, Carroll Shil- ton, Howard Cripe, Robert Moore, Boyce Bennett, ROW 3: Jack Clack, Herbert Cooper, Lorin Long, Herbert Cohen, Philip Bentz, Bert Nurse, Bobby Plummer, C. G. Curtis, n 1, ,4, 7' 4, 6 A-7--MR. CHANEY ROW iz Joe Cohen, Jean Conley, Betty Brown, Leota Bacon, Marjorie Coles, Cecilia Bailey, Barbara Brumfield, Lenore Gardner, Myrtle Jones, Bob Buys, ROW 2: Buddy Bostwick, John Chaix, James Brott, Ken- neth Burch, Merrill Haas, Harry Rawie, Sam Mclntosh, Marvin Cohen, Hubert Jackson, ROW 3: Roland Stamm, Don Carlucci, Frances Anderson, Effie Beggs, Lola Nelson, Barbara Bronner, Lorelei Barnes, Betty Briggs, Josephine Colbert, Raymond Bianco, Teruo Aiisaka, B-7-MISS WILLETT ROW i: Louise Hoover, Lucille Larson, Patsy Johnson, Alice Jackson, Norma Evans, Kimiko Horii, Margery Larson: ROW 2: Donald Young, Duane Burright, Donald Desfor, Harriet Willett, Ray Farmer, Jack Fitch, Donald Dittmar, Merle Hanson: ROW 3: Lyla Trump, Betty Hersch, Gloria Johnson, Lois Brockert, Mary Ellis, Donna Hillyer, Donna Gray, Yuriko Fujita, Martha Kirby, ROW 4: Richard Dougherty, Jack Kinyorm, Bobby Keys, Alfred Clark, Leon Leach, Bryant Gorman, Hideo Sugimoto. B-7-MISS TOMPKINS ROW l: Daniel Skidmore, Setsuka Tani, Robert Eselin, Ruth Valdez, Jack Welk, Shirley Young, Fred Sunday, Lionel White, ROW 2: Jerry Wilson, Shirley Stayton, Hobart Ferguson, Selma Zaret, Robert Van Ness, Darlyne Weaver, Robert Schmidt, Larene Wilcoxson, Richard Willis, ROW 3: Charles Talbot, Mary Lois Strassburg, John Brady, Caroline Tjulander, Ronald Swan, Bernice Weinberg, Teddy Seman, Jacque- line Meyerhofer: ROW 4: Robert Sepul- veda, Ralph Wecherly, Arden Batchelor, Bob Thompson, Carlton Sprouse, Frank Schneider, Yale Vaughn, Manuel Sanchez, Frank Titus, Ross Price, B-7-MISS DAVIS ROW l: Kyoko Nishi, Jimmie Macardican, Adeline Linkons, Alvena McLay, Regina O'Connor, Tony Barrial, Shirley McMaster, ROW 2: Walter Holmes, Dell Higham, Irving Logan, Alfred Hutchinson, David Hutchinson, Robert Munsell, Richard Kneev land, Robert McClellan, ROW 3: Joseph Peter, Norma Jean lwen, Lucille Loura, Elsie Marshall, Sophie Marcus, Doris Oden, Barbara Miller, Anna Monteleone, ROW 4: Chris Marcus, Jake Martin, Laura El- wood, Bobby lzett, Bobby Jacobson, Mar- vin Hobbs, Richard Lithgow, Norman Kelly, Donald MacNeilage. B-7-MISS BISCOE ROW l: Gordon Williamson, Geraldine Ralph, John Martin, Luella Riley, Marv'n Rubin, Lois Page, Bob Richards: ROW 2: Charles Mitchell, Newell Phelps, Jerry Rcessler, Anthony Motta, Rob'ert Petersen, Gene McNeil, Larry Norman, Chuck Men- otti, ROW 3: Shirley Rogers, Dolores Saroian, Rita Moore, Phyllis Powers, Glen- da Smart, Betty Saderup, Elaine Paul, Ma- tilda Robertson, ROW 4: Kenneth Mona- han, Stewart Nelson, George Meeks, Fred Reed, Ruebin Race, Tony Redburn, Harold Pandzic, Harry Rappaport, Donald Pierce, Teddy Rogers. B-7-MISS BIGGS ROW l: Barbara Brown, Letty Derus, Patsy Deaver, Laura Conklin, Patsy Clark, Alyce Crockett, June Baldwin, Marcella Curtis, Tania Clark, ROW 2: Merrill Bragg, Norman Cagle, Gale Brewer, Tornrny Wand, Miss Biggs, Norman Akoury, Lloyd Biorklund, Charles Baughman, Loran Binge ham, ROW 3: Jessie Babaiian, Genieve Born, Florence Austria, Patricia Curnyn, Marguerite Carr, Margaret Barnett, Bevf erly Barnes, Esther Babajian, Dolores Ash- er, ROW 4: Paul Bonner, Sidney Bore, Stanley Batiste, Wallace Chitw-ood, Law- rence Rose, Roland Moyer, Clifford Barlow, Virgil Burnight, Wilfred Blair. f ME HUIQI EWQIEHIIIA PAHTIIIIPATES INE EV THY SOUL IN SE ERTY IN LAW! 'vi "" ' ' ' 7 3-""""" ' ""Y' Y "" "Y'i-"-"'T""""f" 7 "" "v"'-" "" ' vT"""" ' 'WWW J 1 4.1 - f 1 fill DEDICATED T0 J. EDGAR HOOVER Peace, harmony, freedom of living ac- cording to one's own interpretation-these are three priceless gems of the American people under their democratic form of government. We owe safekeeping of this heritage to our law-enforcing agencies, among the greatest being the Federal Bureau of Investigation. T-o John Edgar Hoover, head of the F.B.l., this section is gratefully and sincerely dedicated. ,Me .mm L, ,IM W. V, ig?-S txt 25 Q . gjgdf 00UQI"7 3 K March 11, 1940 To the Students of Venice High School, Venice, Calif. AMERICA-today stands as a beacon of liberty among all nations. Our forefathers laid down their lives to secure and perpetuate our freedom. The youth of our lan-d have inf herited this right to freedom, and with it the responsibility to preserve that inheritance by living honorable, upright lives. Do not be misled by the suggestions of those who speak of liberty in terms of for' eign 'iismsfl but learn to evaluate a thing for what it is. By adherence to the principles which we have held dear for centuries we will maintain the majesty of America, and our liberty will be guaranteed by the laws of the greatest Democracy. J. EDGAR HOQVER. EU DULIEHST FP The l94O Gondolier was edit- ed by Ed Lott, who was assisted by fifteen staff members, Ap- pearing from left to right in the first row below are Virginia Shaw, associate editor, Milton Maguire, art editor, Evelynne Watson, business manager, Betty Church, achievement editor, and Ray Kimball, make-up editor. ln the secondrow are Lewis Miller, snapshot editor and boys' sports editor during the spring term, jackie Williams, summer senior class and girls' sports editor, EDITOR ED LOTT Betty Hamilton, summer senior class editor, Anita Machado, winter senior class editor: and Dave Williams, boys' sports edi- tor during the fall term. ln the third row are Ver Lil- lian Petersen, activity editor: Don Whitesell, assistant business manager, Mary Shiroma, faculty and calendar editor, and Pat Bin- er, club editor. Faculty advisers were Miss Margaret McCarry, who supervised the editorial and business endg and Harry Wine- brenner, who directed the work of the art staff. 70 X Dazziman OARSMAN STAFF lFIRST SEMESTERJ LEFT TO RIGHT: Anita Machado, Agnes Frederiksen, Earl Smith, Mary Alice Madden, Harold Lott, Bernard Lewin, Grace Landis, Dave Williams, Mary Wentz, Ed Lott. The Oarsrnan is a the supervision of Miss FIRST SEMESTER Editor-in-chief Associate Editor News Editor Make-up Editor Department Editor Third page Editor Art Editor Business Manager Circulation Manager Typist Co-sports Editors Girls' Sports Margaret McGarry and Mr. M. E. Riley. EDITORIAL STAFF Editor-in-chief Associate Editor Managing Editor News Editor Club Editor Earl Smith Anita Machado Mary Wentz Harold Lott Grace Landis Ed Lott Third page Editor Milton Maguire Art Editor BUSINESS STAFF Evelynne Watson Business Manager Agnes Frederiksen Circulation Manager Ruby Donald Typist SPORTS STAFF- B d L ' . Di:lTaa'iNHI?::E Co-sports Editors Mary Alice Madden Girls' Sports OARSMAN lSECOND SEMESTERl SEATED, LEFT TO RIGHT: Mary Harada, Herbert Oxstein, Agnes Frederiksen, STANDING: Ruby Donald, Mary Ann Woodley, John Gregg, Harold Lott, Alice Pickens, Charles Reynolds, Miss McGarry, Louise Addington. weekly paper published by the journalism and printing classes under SECOND SEMESTER Harold Lott Agnes Frederiksen Alice Pickens Alice Pickens Louise Addington Charles Reynolds Byron Raddon lune Marinelli Mary Harada Ruby Donald john Gregg Herbert Oxstein Mary Ann Woodley - E IUH SHEH JR. USHERS KFIRST TERMD ROW lt Marilyn Lyons, Jim Bussey, Helen Schwartz, ROW 2: James Nichol, Barbara Lindbergh, Barbara McCoy, Jerry Boulger, ROW 3: Verdabel Pross, Jack Parke, Vern O'Conner, Allene Gates. I F . 72 SR. USHERS KFIRST TERM! ROW l: Bob Young, Patsy Miller, Sammy Caylor, Grace Landis, Earl Smith, Audrey LaCuyer, ROW 2: Bill Steiskal, Richard Cosenza, Billy Manos, Dinny Watson, Jack Bushman, HEHS OFFICERS: Robert Conrad, pres., Elsie Kovenick, vice-pres., Viola Gardner, sec., Evelynne Watson, cashier, Mr. Burton Oliver, sponsor. PURPOSE: to promote thrift in all phases of school life. ROW lr Brown, Gregory, Wenzlaff, Florkeff, A, Aiken, Gardner, Kovinick, B. Davis, Yoshimoto, B. M. Davis, ROW 21 Lundin, Jamison, Gottlieb, Mr, Oliver, Conrad, Watson, J. Lewis, Hamilton, ROW 3: Derus, Price, Riley, Coots, Trenouth, Weinstein, Hume, Gritton, Greenlaw, Corcoran, Snarr, Harris, Moon, Zimmer, Wideman, ROW 4: Petersen, Bentz, Wright, Swan, Ortiz, Clark, Whitaker, Martin, Clark, McCann, Edwards, Corcoran, Nelson, ROW 5: Webster, Bacon, Reiman, Wilde, Pross, Derus, Plath, Rau, Can- ning, R. Gottlieb, Speecle, Slaamod, Holdren, ROW 6: Lage, Wilmot, Fer- nald, Kammer, Liotta, Akoury, Cantrell, Raddon, Bartfield, Sullivan, Kidd. SR. USHERS lSecond Terml PURPOSE: to direct visitors to their seats. GIRLS, LEFT TO RIGHT: Helen Hane- man, Elsie Kovinick, Bettie Junget, Lorraine Crutcher, Lois Tryk, Barbara Steer, Beverly Gray, BOYS, LEE,T TO RIGHT: Mickey Doyle, Mr. Shaw, Far- ron Brumfield, Art Adams, Eugene Pope. I ll 5 E S OFFICERS-FIRST TERM: Virginia Shaw, pres., Phil Kovinick, vice-pres., Livingston Overton, sec.-treas., SEC- OND TERM: Arthur Mullikin, pres., Kovinick, vice-pres., Overton, sec.- treas., Karyl Witty, sponsor. PUR- POSE: to point out hazards that may cause accidents on school grounds and in buildings, to help students become safety-minded. ROW l: Peacock, Lenk, Homrighausen, Galian, L, Lindberg, D'Arcy, McClellan, Gearing, Bird, Kroll, R. James, ROW 2: Robertson, Mr. Witty, Stepner, Tikker, Anderson, McComb, Carlson, Mullfkin, Shaw, P. Kovinick, Bussey, Park, Hall, ROW 3: Laird, Overton, Hall, Poole, Walton, Sutter, Derus, W. Smith, Lar- son, Adair, E. James, ROW 4: Willis, H. Ferguson, Bianco, Gillette, Nelson, Noble, Means, Brown, Carr, Johnson, Graham, Nemetz, Rockwell, Russell, ROW 5: L, Ronan, De Bode, B. John, Middlebrook, Henry, Peters, Asher, Reynolds, Takei, Page, Brauner, ROW 6: Campbell, Mustol, Hepber, Corri- gan, R. Smith, Boardman, Marcas, Reitman, Whitaker. w-ww, Mm JR. USHERS lSecond Terml PURPOSE: to direct visitors to their SB3l'S. LEFT TO RIGHT: Paul Joseph, Dor- othy Bird, LeVern Jordan, Dorothy Marsden, Donovan Martin, Jeanne Conklin, John Smith, Pauline Edwards, Don Schlieter, Pat Lynch, Lee Rosier, Mr. Shaw. 73 AMERICA -JAP A ESE OFFICERS-FIRST TERM: Elsie Kovi- nick, pres., Albert Hook, vice-pres., Donley Brady, sec,-treas., SECOND TERM: Elsie Kovinick, pres., Dorothy Marsden, vice-pres., Raymond James, sec.-treas:, Miss Martha Ward, spon- sor. PURPOSE: to promote interest in the Latin language. ROW l: James, Thieme, Wolfe, Jones, Sperry, Hinkley, Marsden, Hart, Tal- bot, Anderson, ROW 2: Kitson, Knee- land, Becker, Tahti, Lund, Price, Miss Ward, Estes, Middlebrook, Oden, Duff, ROW 3: Goldman, Fisher, Larson, Kovi- nick, MacGeorge, Reiman, Stoneham, Schultz, Harer, Holland, ROW 4: Engler, Jamison, Overton, Hook, Bielzoff, Reit- man, Dey, Bartfield, Friend, Peterson, Ferguson. IIIQIS IJ ULITA OFFICERSYFIRST TERM: Shizuye Mi- yake, pres., Mary Yoshimato, vice- pres., Ruby McComb, sec., Tadao Naka- giri, treas., SECOND TERM: Tom lchien, pres., Shiro Maruyama, vice-pres., Rose- lyn Takahashi, sec., Eddie Morimato, treas., Harry Winebrenner, sponsor. PURPOSE: to foster better understand- ing between the Japanese and Ameri- cans. ROW l: Morimato, Maruyama, lchien, Takahashi, Nageyama, Van Keulen, ROW 2: Yoshimato, Kimura, Takemiya, Nakagiri, Yamasaki, Mizusawa, Takei, Nagai, ROW 3: Sakai, Kitaoka, No- jima, Bauer, Hayes, Bauer, Wakatsuki, Nakagiri, ROW 4: Yamamoto, Mano, Okumura, Oto, Kinoshita, ROW 51 Shiota, Utsuki, Dunham. 74 iiiiii Ee may OFFICERS-FIRST TERM: Jackie Wil- liams, pres., Frances Wentz, vice-pres-, Mary Alice Madden, sec., Ruby Donald, treas., SECOND TERM: Betty Church, pres., Betty Dwight, vice-pres., Ruby Donald, sec., Ben Walton, treas,, Miss Laura C. Danielson, sponsor. PURPOSE: to develop an interest in world friend- ship through the study of the lives of people in other countries. ROW l: Zaklin, Nakagiri, Shepperd, Tabor, Genser, Woodley, Church, Don- ald, Dwight, E. Lott, Walton, Hoeck, Noble, Woods, Valencia, ROW 2: Arinsberg, Jones, Bassin, Allen, Cope- land, Canning, Watson, Porter, Jordon, E. Wilmot, Wilmot, Winger, ROW 3: Emmer, Schiner, Johnson, Goldsen, Gil- more, Messenger, Carlson, Machado, Manges, Hopgood,Marinelli, Buck, Miss Danielson, Hanna, ROW 4: Golden, Korbel, Woods, Bradford, Hamilton, Biner, Shaw, Wolgin, Cummings, Lyons, Mason, Perry, Biggs, Wentz, ROW 5: Schmidt, Hefferan, Hazeltine, Peterson, Frederiksen, Parker, Sinclair, Jepson, Durkee, Webster, Pross, Bergman, Maidman, Williams, ROW 6: Nord- quist, Conrad, Almeida, Hitchings, Haas, DeJarnett, Smith, Arnold, Got- tlieb, Kimball, Hall, Lindbergh, Sennett, ROW 7: Barnes, Effie, H. Lott, Jami- son, Higham, Ballenger, Wilson, Dress- ler, Sutter, Furgeson, Parkhurst, Grace. OFFICERS-FIRST TERM: Alice Banta, pres., June Lewis, vice-pres., Ann Hart, sec., SECOND TERM: Celia Pesman, res June De Bode vice res' Mar P -F , 'D -1 ' guerite Ybarrando, sec., Miss Flora Schrack, sponsor. PURPOSE: to foster a spirit of creative writing among Ven- ice students. LEFT TO RIGHT: Joy Selser, Alma Brazington, Lucille Ronan, Alice Banta, Miss Schrack iseatedb, Mary Belle Sen- rrett, Celia Pesman lseatecll, Ruth Rot- man, JOyce Saslow, June Lewis, Helen Kennett, June DeBode, Norma King, Barbara Barnard, Betty Weinstein, Dor- othy Thornsberry, Marguerite Ybarron- do, Rose Petersen. 5.HI1lVIEEIIIJ IJMIIIS OFFICERS-FIRST TERM: Phyllis Fir- kins, pres., Isabell Adams, vice-pres., Lois Tryk, sec.-treas., Mrs. Winitred Wood, sponsor, SECOND TERM: Phyllis Firkins, pres., Bettie Junget, vice-pres., Lois Tryk, sec.-treas., Mr. Ted Lang- paap, sponsor. PURPOSE: to organize shorthand writers into a group for so- cial purposes. ROW l: B. Brown, Barnard, Murray, Haddad, Smith, Evertsen, Firkins, Tryk, ROW 2: Blessing, Hitchings, Haas, Anderson, Emrich, D. Davis, Wehrfritz, Wink, Vaccarella, Cooknell, ROW 3: Hirsch, Spiekerman, Murray, Massengill, Prell, lnouye, Nitta, Vasquez, Shepperd, Crane, Sebring, ROW 4: Cardwell, Gray, Gregory, Armstrong, Steere, Gardner, Junget, Haneman, Crutcher, McComb, Verity, Mr, Langpaap. OFFICERS-FIRST TERM: Hermina Tik- ker, pres., Erma Arciero, vice-pres. Evelyn Goldberg, sec.: Nina Spencer: treas., SECOND TERM: Faith Pettit, pres., Mary Davis, vice-pres., Hermina Tikker, sec., Ruth Furgeson, treas., Mrs. Ella Crandall, sponsor. PURPOSE: to encourage interest in homemaking projects. ROW l: King, Furgeson, Thomas, Tik- ker, F. Pettit, Dorothy Mclntire, Ar- ciero, Holcomb: ROW 2: Dugan, Baba- jian, Lafirenza, Marquez, McClellan, Lowe, L. Pettit, Nutile, Robertson, Eikhous, Roth, Pettit, E. Babajian. E B H T 5 l 7 5 PURPOSE: to operate the public ad- dress system for assemblies, plays, etc. Fred Fogarty, Ray Kimbal, Bill Adding- ton, Bill Olson, Andy Oden, Bill Rob- inson. OFFICERS-FIRST TERM: Ignacio Vas- quez, pres.: Lee Lewis, vice-pres.: Eliot Orcutt, sec.: Hidio Mayeda, treas.y SECOND TERM: Joe Strauss, pres,g Johnny Lenk, vice-pres.: Hidio Mayeda, sec.: William Addington, treas.g Drew Amo, sponsor. PURPOSE: to help members obtain their amateur radio operators' license. LEFT TO RIGHT: John Lenk, Hideo Mayeda, Dollie Cundiff, Evelyn Binga- man, D. C. Amo, Donald Weir, Bob Flickinger, Orville Shultz, Marvin Gold- berg, Harry Keep, Carl Kuy, Howard Cripe. BLIE HDHES5 mln-.-.,wu.1.,,,,,,,1,,wu PUBLIC SPE!-llil CLASS 76 OFFICERS: Douglas Wilson, pres., Eva Ludlow, sec. Mrs. Ruth Rous, Sponsor. ROW I: Bob Conrad, Ben Walton, Leo Higham,Milton Maguire, Harley Fuerstg ROW 2: Marcetta Zadlin, Doug Wil- son, Eva Ludlow, Neil Peterson, Ethel Schiner ldebate teaml, Leo Fenster ldebate teaml, Dorothe Huntington, Bob Woods, Peggy Watkins, Harry Fradkin, Shirley Keep. OFFICERS-FIRST TERM: Harold DeYoe, pres., Hubert High, vice-pres., Harvey Johnson, sec., Bill Rice, treas., SECOND TERM: Harold DeYoe, pres., Hubert High, vice-pres., Bill Rice, sec., Jim Akoury, treas., Mr. Ernest Champion, sponsor. PURPOSE: to increase knowl- edge of the fundamentals of model airplanes. LEFT TO RIGHT: Harlan Kojiack, Dan North, Hubert High, Carl Helms, Loren Bauer, Bob Martin, Jim Akoury, Ru- dolph Schmitz, Bill Brown, Harold De- Yoe, Byron Raddon, Richard Larson, J. C. Cranny, Mr. Champion. OFFICERS: Bud McCormac, pres., Peggy Watkins, vice-pres., Norma Booker, sec., SPONSORS: Mrs. Ruth Rous lfirst terml, Miss Isabell Orton tsecond tremh. PURPOSE: to study the theater through practical experi- ence. ROW I: Antoinette Sabatino, Elaine Williams, Marie Anderson, Susnetta Boulware, Betty Dwight, Charlotte Hunt, Shirley Keep, Rowena Sim, ROW 2: Norma Booker, Peggy Wat- kins, Rosalie Dimmett, Betty Johnson, Betty Cooke, Miss Orton, Ethel Wilson, Adeline Simmrin, Clara Schmidt, Tsur- uko Mizusawa, Marcella Zaklin, ROW 3: John Tami, Bob Wiliams, Harley Fuerst, Bud McCormac, Pat Vaneman, Joyce Bohn, Art Adams, George Stern, Calvin Clark, Alvie Wood, Alva Pabst. AVI!-ITIII EL STAGE CREW PURPOSE: for general stage hands to set up and adjust stage scenery and properties. LEFT TO RIGHT: Paul Oden, Vito Monteleone Imanager first semesteri, John LaFirenza lmanager second se- mesterl, Andy Oden, Bill Robinson, Duane Poole, Fred Fogarty, Mr. Ford- ham, adviser. SE IIIH BH!-IIVIATIIIS 77' II!-IPP OFFICERS-FIRST TERM: Jean Irwin, pres., Colleen Mason, vice-pres., Jane Irwin, sec.-treas., Virginia Fawcett, ac- companist, SECOND TERM: Virginia Fawcett, pres., Colleen Mason, vice- pres., Carolyne Carr, sec.-treas, Vir- ginia Fawcett, accompanist, Miss Myrtle Blewett, sponsor. PURPOSE. friendship of girls of same age who enjoy good music. ROW l: Barnard, Schoeller, Bronner, Monteleone, Patrovsky, Hay, Jane lr- win, Jean Irwin, Gray, Nickell, Becker, ROW 2: Temple, Neahr, Tiller, Kagey- ama, Chanell, Miss Blewett, Toher, Mason, Henderson, McCoy, Hamilton, ROW 3: Patricia Patrovsky, Vander- lip, Peterson, Nash, Walker, Smith, Watson, Hazeltine, Donnelly, ROW 4: Fawcett, Claybough, Elaine Hentershee, Thomas, Barbatti, Dilley, Johnson, Lowe, Stowell, Howard, Bird, Young, Hayes, Tittle. OFFICERS: Dale DeJarnett, pres., Ethel Nusser, sec., Reid Cox, sponsor. PUR- POSE: to study and sing fine choral music. ROW l: Betty Wand, Ethel Nusser, Tsuruko Mizusawa, Peggy Watkins, Betty Moore, Marie Anderson, LaVerne Higham, Ayako Okumura, ROW 2: Mr. Cox, Dorothe Huntington, Madeline Fix, Betty Bar, Elaine Williams, Dale DeJarnett, Frances Hopperstead, La- Verne Haas, June Kimura, ROW 3: Hiroshi Saisho, Bob Chenea, Tom Ut- suki, Robert Mahoney, Ned Dressler, Doug Wilson, Steve Jamison, Roger Kirkpatrick, Clifford Block. H. IHLS' LE Iris IV' 78 I-'RUF OFFICERS-FIRST TERM: Cecil Dingler, pres., Darwin Gregg, vice-pres., Bar- bara Webster, sec., Robert Sillings, manager, Joe Mustol, student director, SECOND TERM: Eva Ludlow, pres., Lucille Mustol, vice-pres., Josephine Faravello, sec., Bruce Ferguson, mana- ger, Joe Mustol, student director, David Schlosser, sponsor. PURPOSE: to better the playing ability of each member. ROW I: Nickell, Henry, Hannah, Gene Mohler, Rawlings, Stevenson, Liotta, Mr. Schlosserg ROW 2: Nelson, Bauer, Zimmer, Taravella, Mahoney, Manger, Path, Russ, ROW 3: Ludlow, Mustol, Shishim, Mustol, Ferguson, Davidson, Spann, Webster, Johnson, Park, ROW 4: Spiwak, Rusk, Pierens, Fowler, Bul- ger, Ernst, Dingler, Jones. OFFICERS: Marilyn Lyons, pres.: Mar- jorie Nutile, sec.-treas., June Sausser, librarian: Miss Myrtle Blewett, spon- sor. PURPOSE: to train voices in or- der to sing music written especially for girls' voices. ROW I: Bernice Haselswerdt, Earlene Celistan, Myrtle Arinsberg, Betty Mc- Intosh, Marilyn Lyons: ROW 2: Mar- jorie Nutile, Afton Poole, Jean Grant, Anita Lee Seiff, Shirley Levy, Betty Stuver: ROW 3: Goldie Feld, Rosalie Dimmett, Miss Blewett, Dorothy Utter, Louise Mclndoeg ROW 4: June Saus- ser, Frances DeSoto, Margaret Gibson, Jackie Lampe, Marjorie Gear. .IH.EIHI.S'GLEE OFFICERS-FIRST TERM: James Nickel, pres., Frank Russ, vice-pres., Lillian Suits, sec.-treas., Art Bovero, manager: Josephine Taravello, student director, SECOND TERM: Melvin Naftal, pres., Albert Hook, vice-pres., Ray Horton, sec.-treas.g Dick Gearing, manager: Art Bovero, student director: D. W. Schlosser, sponsor. PURPOSE: to ob- tain better musicianship. ROW I: Bovero, Dudley, Wehrfritz, Gregg, Taravella, Hook, Mustol, Cash- well, I. Brown, Suits, Meisheid, Mr. Schlosser: ROW 2: Gillette, Kusaba, Jamieson, Whitaker, Castro, Naftal, French, Burns, Howland, Jackson, Mo- gul: ROW 3: Goethals, Van Houten, Jordan, Gearing, Ducat, Robinson, Prof- fitt, Hine, Crowell, Leake, Dow: ROW 4: Webster, Kroon, Dey, Horton, Spicker, Manley, Williams. 5H.EIHI.' EE JR. GIRLS' GLEE ISecond Terml ROW l: Goodman, P. Smith, Russell, Verret, Harris, Cripe, Welloughbey, Bragg, Nickell, Nagai, Gray, ROW 2: Mason, Bronner, Cohen, Fawcett, Naehr, Oefinger, Johnson, Barnard, Trump, Hentershee, Manzer, ROW 3: Carr, Stowell, Lowe, B. Peavy, Fair, Borges, Morgan, Boardman, Jackson, Brook- hart, Landis, Johnston, ROW 4: Bird, Young, Rutledge, Smith, I. Petersen, Nash, Gove, M. Watson, Walker, Hill- yer, Conner. 79 I. I OFFICERS-FIRST TERM: Lorraine Lindberg, pres., Betty Nichols, vice- pres., Mathilda Barry, treas., SECOND TERM: Patricia Lynch, pres., Mitsuyc Tokemija, vice-pres., Rose Marie Adams, sec., Ann Stewart, treas., Mrs. Litta Matt, sponsor. ROW l: Walker, Heineken, Teraoka, Mclntosh, Mrs. Matt, Hojo, Yamamoto, Nakagi, Saisho, ROW 2: Urquhart, Kamibayashi, Hiroshima, Frazier, King, Vickers, Lyons, Takemiya, Boulware, ROW 3: Smith, Shiota, Wilmot, Wing- er, Hayes, Kageyama, Neal, Enomoto, Bunker, ROW 4: Stewart, Lindberg, Lindholm, Doane, Henry, Lynch, Tim- merman, Ariaz, Adams, Yumori. iiiawk .IJ EST A 80 OFFICERS: Richard James, pres., Paul Sullivan, sec, Mr. Reid Cox, sponsor. PURPOSE: to develop the adolescent voice and train in music reading. ROW l: Martin, Light, Clark, W. Smith, D. Hutchinson, A. Hutchinson, Trusler, Munsell, Higham, ROW 2: Kinyoun, Belous, Irvine, Babajian, Stearus, Sullivan, Derus, High, Dunn, Joseph, ROW 3: Mr, Cox, Marcus, James. Clark, Gorman, Mieras, Dough- erty, Reynolds, ROW 4: Lampe, Spen- cer, Sorenson, Lemar, Liggins, James, ROW 5: Neilson, Lennon, De Yoe, Di Bl-och, Taylor, IIHUH ww OFFICERS: Park Ward, pres., Virginia Adams, sec., Reid Cox, sponsor. PUR- POSE: to interpret and play the great symphonies and light opera overtures. ROW l: De Generes, Gilbert, Luigi, Ludlow, Levy, Leaf, Corcoran, Bovero, Cotcher, Moore, ORGANISTS: Aiken, Brown, ROW 2: Sparti, High, Adams, Knochenhauer, Eikhous, Dwight, ROW 3: Beaudreau, Ronan, Mr. Cox, ROW 4: Arslan Cripe, Ward Walsworth, Hughes, ROW S: Putman, Cole, Jones, Milne, Williams. OFFlCERS7FlRST TERM: Janet Glad, pres., Roberta Neff, vice-pres., Kath- leen Reynolds, sec.-treas., SECOND TERM: Wanda Brown, pres., Norma Jean King, vice-pres., Roberta Neff, sec.-treas,, Mrs. Helen Rockoff, spon- sor. PURPOSE: to develop personality through the Home Arts-entertaining, presiding, etc. ROW l: C. John, Briggs, Ouellette, Nelson, White, Jamison, Keys, Hook, ROW 2: Edwards, Lynch, Becker, N. King, Brown, Glad, Neff, Gates, Schwartz, Hay, ROW 3: Mustol, Own- bey, Timmerman, Pitina, J. King, Brook- hart, Brown, J. Lipshitz, A. Lipshitz, Moore, Kreedman, Lauges, Langes, Witmond, Colbaugh, Roth, Lehman, Clifton, l-lillyer, Gardner, Mathis, Mrs. Rockoff. OFFICERS-FIRST TERM: Toshio Eno- moto, pres., Clyde Corcoran, sec,, Don Gilbert, concert master, SECOND TERM: Harold Wadsworth, pres.: Wal- lace Bruns, sec., Clyde Corcoran, con- cert master, Mrs. Litta Matt, sponsor, ROW l: Colwell, Lowe, Gretsch, John, Ownbey, Matsuora, Cashwell, Beaty, Corcoran, Bruns, Ray, ROW 2: Brown, Ludlow, Hinecker, Everhart, Langes, Baciu, Enomoto, ROW 3: Ganacochea, Snedden, M. Coughenour, R. Coughen- our, Rogers, Moore, Haase, ROW 4: Rappaport, Ferguson, Norman, Wilson, Anderson, Gerstel, Powell, Perry, Wads- worth, Lundin. .IH.Hl1lVIEEIIll IJMIIIS -'fair Him STAFF-FIRST TERM: Jeanne Conklin, editor, Lois McClellan, assos., Dorothy Bird, circulation, Julian Reitman, sports, SECOND TERM: June De Bode, editor, Jack Manken, assos,, Faye Gal- lup, circulation, Anthony Taravella, sports. Sponsor, Miss Margaret Mc- Garry, PURPOSE: to give the junior high a publication of their own, to inform them of all activities of inter- est to them, ROW l: Reitman, Bird, McClellan, Conklin, De Bode, Manken, Gallup, Taravella, ROW 2: Ybarrondo, Mars- den, Kennett, Critton, Florkeff, Talbot, Lewis, Balkum, Day, Hart, Martin, ROW 3: Goldman, Pesman, Dey, Gar- cia, Cortez, Bingaman, Foxen, Adams, John, Oden, ROW 4: Leonhardi, Heth- cot, Blake, Davis, Brownson, Kelly, Born, Petersen, Plate. . EST A Sl L+ Il EST Y OFFICERS-FIRST TERM: Patsy Armor, pres., Rosemary Talley, vice-pres., Fay Gallup, sec.: Lula Colbaugh, treas., SECOND TERM: Fay Gallup, pres., Georgina Foxen, vice-pres., Ardell Eichholtz, sec., lmmogene Parker, treas., Mrs. Louise Millar, sponsor. PURPOSE: to entertain by dramatics, Or other talents of members. ROW l: Dunn, Plummer, Seeley, Bailey, Cooper, ROW 2: Smith, Park- er, Hethcot, Brownson, Day, Mrs. Mil- lar, Gallup, Waxman, Hinkley, Martin, Fawcett, Foxen, Corson, Peary, Sim, Vanderlip, Spann, Peterson, UNIIJH DH!-XM!-ITIIIS 82 OFFICERS: Mike La Firenza, pres., Robin Larson, vice-pres., Jimmy Ed- wards, sec., Armond Lockwood, treas.g William Wilson, sponsor. PURPOSE: to create an interest in our forests and a desire to help in their preservation. FOREGROUND: Keith, Nurse, Van Ness, Larson, W. F. Wilson, Riordan, Rock- well, Brady, Ferguson, Wells, Talbat, STANDING: Davies, Willis, Swan, Batchelor, La Firenza, Edwards, Wilson, Shelton, Cripe, Dall. VE ETI TALE OFFICERS: Margaret Monteleone, pres., June Gelbart, vice-pres.: Bebe Toppel, sec., Mrs. Louise Millar and Miss lsa- bell Orton, sponsors. PURPOSE: to study modern drama. ROW l: Golden, Barker, Baron, Se- bring, Donnelly, Crossland, Toppel, Gel- bart, Cluche, Medwick, Atwood, ROW 2: Hazeltine, Monteleone, Hochman, Tittle, Hawley, Miss Orton, Cox, Peavy, Martin, Glen, Dilley, ROW 3: List, Ceishler, Rose, Hanna, Johnson, Gasser, Light, Maddiocks, Corson, Neilson, Jackson, Edwards, ROW 4: Beaker, Clark, Cullings, Claybaugh, Coles, Bal- kum, Lewis, De Bode, Brown, Cox, Gal- lup, Betty Macardican. ff L . 8 ,4 ,Q K 1 6 1 I! 5 , 5,5 -- f '+I' . ,- ., iw .L A . 4 x ' XXV. 'X , ' P ,P 1 22 2 X ix J' I E ,f" ' , i . ., Sf fx A W ,LW A .,, 4. ' 5 , N' X ,ww f..4 4, '41 I Jaw- Q N 23 , Vt 1.2 .J ,SK ii vg, 3 5 qw N A f F5 .fx i. ,df X 'ik 1 v .31 R? ' L Ek its .N 1 A' XWATX1 XF U W 'e 7 lk' , " if LNB 'iff 5 Q .GX 5g3iA,11, x , KA 12 4 ' 8 , 1, j ff! XXI x W' x 1,43 s , ut, , .A 1, A X. . 1 V . . .M Aix nl- .Aff 1 Q lv . dy iw N QI, . x- if Q as :aim '?f, 1 ,LH . 3. .1 1 - G' ' , Q '4 5, ,, -G. 7, , 1 1 mx is ig? K . Mis I 7 as 'X i v Y h 'Vg 7 is 8' :- . I yi K - 5 , il' '- + Jn- I 1 ff A H ' x 5 ' x ir Q 'X 3' K 4 V 5 I 1 if a 5 if 3 a n' ' H I . Q fy., . i E, i DA . ,Q ff ' 232 FALL SE IIJH PLAY... LEFT TO RIGHT: Irving Williams, Betty Barney, Johnietta Polk, Bob Conrad, Lorraine Williams, Dick Anderson, Elaine Williams, Bob Sillings, Evelyn Goldberg, Alva Pabst, Bob France, Bud McCormac, Bill Johnson, Doug Wilson, Lynore Wenger, Ned Dressler, Marjorie Marinelli, Rosie Gallo, Neil Peterwn. "NIGHT UP JANUARY 15" CAST OF CHARACTERS In Order of Appearance Prison Matron .... Betty Barney Bailiff ..... Irving Williams judge Heath . . . Leonard McCormac District Attorney Flint . . Ned Dressler Defense Attorney Stevens . Douglas Wilson Clerk of the Court Karen Andre . . Dr. Kirkland . . Mrs. john Hutchins . Homer Van Fleet . Elmer Sweeny . . Nancy Faulkner . Magda Sevenson , john Graham Whitfield jane Chandler . Sigard junquest . . Larry Regan . . . Roberta Van Rensselaer Stenographer .... . Bob France . Lenore Wenger . Bob Conrad . johnietta Polk . Dick Anderson . . Alva Pabst Marjorie Marinelli Lorraine Williams . Neil Peterson Elaine Williams . Bob Sillings . Bill johnson Evelyn Goldberg . Rosie Gallo LEFT TO RIGHT: Doug Wilson, Lynore Wenger, Rosie Gallo, Ned Dressler, Marjorie Marinelli. 84 ' WHO KILLED BjORN FAULKNER? Around this question revolved the theme of the court- room mystery drama, "Night of january l6th," presented by the senior dramatics class under the direction of Mrs. Ruth Rous on january l9. Roles of the district and defense attorneys were capably enacted by Ned Dressler and Douglas Wilson. Lenore Wenger carried off honors as Karen Andre, accused secretary of the murdered man, while Marjorie Marinelli was excellent as the innocent - appearing widow. Highly successful in evoking laughs from the audience were Lorraine Williams, Evelyn Goldberg, johnietta Polk, and Elaine Williams in the roles of witnesses for the prosecution. Bill johnson gave a clever interpretation of a hard-boiled gangster, and Neil Peterson re- ceived praise for his handling of the difficult role of Whitfield, father-in-law of Faulkner. "Not Guilty" was the verdict reached by a jury which had been selected from the audi- ence earlier in the evening. ...SPHI I3 SE IUH PL!-XY LEFT TO RIGHT: John Tami, Adeline Simmrin, Clara Schmidt, George Stern, Ned Dressler Betty Johnson Ray Furgeson, Peggy Watkins, Douglas Wilson, Joyce Bohn, Neil Peterson, Susnetta Boulware Gordon Weir ".IUNElVIA" ln place of a tense mystery-drama, the sec- ond semester senior dramatics class chose "june Mad," sparkling comedy of modern youth by Ryerson and Clements. The play, which was presented May lO under the direc- tion of Miss lsabel Orton, centered about Pen- ny Woods, typical modern girl, and her amus- ing business of growing up. Betty johnson was outstanding in the role of the tomboy Penny, who forgets to be a man-hater when Roger Van Fleck, college play boy, appears on the scene. Ned Dressler, dis- trict attorney in the winter play, was equally well cast as the college "killer-diller," while another capable actor was Ray Eurgeson as Chuck Harris, the boy from next door with a glider-complex. Neil Peterson again gave a creditable performance in a father role, with Peggy Watkins showing sincerity as the moth- er. D i CAST OF CHARACTERS ln Order Penny Wood . Chuch Harris Mrs. Wood . Elmer Tuttle Dr, Wood . Effie . Millie Lou C. Mervyn Roberts Roger Van Vleck Mr. Harris . . Shirley Wentworth Ralph Wentworth . julie Harris . of Appearance . . Betty johnson . . Ray Furgeson or Bob Williams . . Betty Cooke or Peggy Watkins . . Cordon Weir . . Neil Peterson . Susnetta Boulware . Adeline Simmirin or Clara Schmidt . Bob Conrad or john Tami . Ned Dressler . . Doug Wilson . . Adeline Simmirin or Clara Schmidt . . Alva Pabst or George Stern . Elaine Williams or joyce Bohn LEFT TO RIGHT: Betty Johnson, Peggy Watkins Susnetta Boulware, Ray Furgeson. IILZISSES HOME ECONOMICS FOODS CLASS ln her foods class, Mrs. Helen Rockoff's pupils learn techniques in food preparation, besides studying body needs and essential food values. They then apply this knowledge by planning menus, serving meals, studying home ettiquette, and developing ideals of good and efficient home-making. LATIN BECOMES ALIVE Miss Martha Ward's Latin students do re- search work in the classical museum adjoining the classroom. Employing the laboratory method of learning Latin, their study of this ancient language and of ancient civilizations becomes to them a living thing. CONTINUATION SCHOOL In Mrs. Alma Pence's part-time classes she conducts a home-making class for her contin- uation girls in order to prepare them as future housewives or better domestic workers. Girls with training in cooking receive much better pay than unskilled domestic workers. POTENTIAL ARTISTS Potential artists, under the supervision of Mrs, Mary Moran, learn knowledge of bal- ance, proportion, and values through water color medium. Costume design and poster work are the chief interests of many of these talented art students. T WUIIH WOODWORK Woodshop is a subject in which one's mind and hand co-ordinate in woodwork produc- tion. Among the many types of woodwork the boys engage in are book shelves, reading ta- bles, and paddleboards. I-Iowever, I. E. Ford- ham encourages development of good citizen- ship as well as dexterity with the hands. TYPINC Typists acquire accuracy, speed, and sound concentration through drills and timed writ- ings presented by Mrs. Helen Randall. They develop skill in typing proper business letters, manuscripts, menus, and index cards. FIRST AID Miss Minnie AIIen's first aid students fa- miliarize themselves with numerous accidents that occur each day and learn how to take care of the victims. Proper application of bandages, artificial respiration, and means of checking bleeding are actually practiced. FUTURE PRINTERS Emphasizing spelling, punctuation, and syl- Iabication together with manual dexterity for hands and fingers, IVI. E, Riley offers boys an exploratory experience in the field of printing, and composition. Printing the weekly Oars- man, the monthly Rower, innumerable pro- grams and office "jobs" keeps this depart- ment one of the busiest in the school. YIJUNE AMERICA IIU PETES J'6U- 5 Lf I ,ILI On- . Y- fn . . g,- fl , , ff ' . ,ff ruff iv ' ,f F I !,'ft!. 1 1!l'fr!,!"v L , ,,l. 1' 5 ,E 1 ' I fl- fx I A 14. ' x 88 O BEAUTIFUL FOR HEROES PROVED 1 ,V b IN LIBERATINC STRIFE, WHO MORE THAN SELF THEIR COUNTRY LOVED AND MERCY MORE THAN LIFE! AMERICA! AMERICA! .MAY COD THY COLD REFINE TILL ALL SUCCESS BE NOBLENESS AND EVERY CAIN DIVINE! ,P ,W W . '4 'S ,K f 5 ai fi 5 13 aw 'E 4 Si 5,1 f 3 E E K s 1 X 5 E Q E S Q 1, E 4 C I 1 4 1 . . as 1 DEDICATED T0 GEN. PERSHING To that great hero of the days when America faced its gravest moments, to a man who is as much respected and rev- ered in times of peace as in times of war, who more than any other living American typifies the w-ords of this stanza, "Who more than self his country loved, and mercy more than life", we dedicate this section-to General John J. Pershing. , lt U. -- M I , . , , . V W, , gf ff J ,,,L, , -'if,-34, ' 1,f'?-nf" N, ff , " ,dvi f " A , un... Q A.. '- .ff,4Q.fg1A,,,,,,,t W I fn, yu, if-Dia! df-'K-fifiikf , ,. , . X f 3, f ' f 4 ,, ' , , 4 wp, ,fl Lf, gyms, 2 at-Q Jeafiw,-5. f? Y on ' , gen. 20411 . Qrdking A strong, determined youth from a small Missouri town read a notice in the local paper one day of a competitive examination for the appointment of a cadet to the United States Military Academy at West Point. lt was this small incident that was to determine the fu- ture military career of john j. Pershing, a man of noble and sterling character, and one of only five in the history of our United States to be honored with the permanent rank of General. . . . . . A group of men had just embarked from a boat docked at Boulogne, France. In the middle stood one of commanding presence, six feet tall, broad-shouldered, with a face that bespoke both dignity and determination. That man was General Pershing, first American officer to land in Europe in l9l7. ln General Pershing's life he has proved himself a hero in war and in peace. He has remained a true soldier, honest, courageous, ready both to take and to give ordersg a man who has been ever ready to serve his country in every possible way. . 13' ,L V , LEFT TO RIGHT: Coaches Charles N. Green, Grayson Turney, John Bell, Jack Hughes, K and Ben Maclfarland. DE ELUPI G SPUHTSMANSHIP Development of moral, intellectual, and social qualities among the boys of Ven- ice has been ably carried out by the five coaches. Constituting this amiable, hard- working and understanding quintet, are Charles N. Green, veteran department head, john A. Bell, Grayson O. Turney, Ben F, McFarland, and lack lVl. Hughes. Aside from managing numerous gym activities, lVlr. Green was the inspirational trainer of the three Venetian top-notch track teams. To Mr. Bell goes credit for turning out the championship lightweight football team and for the splendid organ- ization of the Managers' Club. Grayson Turney receives the laurels for the fine per- formances of the varsity football, varsity baseball, and Bee baseball teams. Mr. Tur- ney is also sponsor of the Varsity lvlr. McFarland's mentoring has focused at- tention upon the Gondolier racket-wielders, who made a splendid showing, and var- sity and Bee casaba tossers. The past year's capable coach of the swimming squads, gym team, and championship Cee and Dee hoopster units has been lack Hughes, popularly known as "Applejack" Hughes. Starting out the football season with a pep assembly, Dick Cosenza and his three assistants kept the Venetlanlrooters spirited. The four yell leaders, pictured in order above, were Mas Okamoto, Sammie Caylor, Richard Cosenza, and Bob Young. 92 IIAPTI-ll S UF SPUHT5 wanna- --.-Q-C ..,..,.....,.... 5 WfA, L ROW l: Steve Grace, varsity basketball, James Caylor, B football, Mickey Doyle, varsity football, Ar- cadio Almeida, C basketball and C Track, Dick Williams, D basketball, ROW 2: Vito Monteleone, var- sity track, Al Talamantes, varsity baseball, Warren Swingle, tumbling, Sammie Caylor, Jack Hughes, varsity swimming, Dean Carlson, B baseball. From among the numerous candidates out for each sport, the different teams honor one of their number by electing him captain. Mickey Doyle captained the varsity football squad, while james Caylor led the Bee's on to victory. For the varsity basketball squad Captain Steve Grace was chos- en and Paul Godfrey for the Bee's. Al Talamantes was selected for the position by his varsity base- ball teammates, with Dean Carlson heading the tenth grade unit. Vito Monteleone was unanimously voted varsity track captain, while the Bee's picked Ted Dun- can, and Cee's Arcadio Almeida. Other sport captains were Arcadio Almeida, Cee basketball, Dick Williams, Dee basketball, Warren Swingle, gym team, Howard Small, tennis, jack Hughes, varsity swimming, "Babe" McCough, Bee swimming, and Bob Beaudreau, Cee swimming. Warren "Pee Wee" Swingle, to the left in the first photo and going into a flip in the other picture, with Morgan Warner led the spirited Venice rooters during the spring semester at track meets, baseball games, and gym meets. 93 AHSITY " " SIQIIIIETY ROW I: Mullikin, Sakai, Vasquez, Cannon, Bushman, Dunham, Gowder, Coach Turney, ROW 2: Grant, B. Doyle, Parkhurst, Swingle, Fogarty, Whitman, Kimbal, Fradkiny ROW 3: Rawson, Monteleone, Cor- coran, Thompson, Talamantes, S. Caylor, J. Caylor, Hughes, Wilde, Mclntire, ROW 4: Hinds, Small, La Firenza, Pope, M. Doyle, McCormac, Wagner, Ward, Beyrouty, Cummings, Heinl, ROW 5: Rosier, Otha Tolman, Oba Tolman, J. Adams, Lescoulie, A. Adams, Huggins, Etfle, Kovinick, Grace, M. Smith. Ever since its reorganization in 1930, under the supervision of Coach Grayson Turney, the Venice Lettermen's Society has been one of the leading service organizations in the school. All boys who have earned a varsity letter are eligible for membership. Mr. Schlosser and Mr. Boatman of the faculty were voted in as honorary members because of their sports interests. Among its various activities, the Varsity "V" ably promoted the first annual Fathers'-Sons' Banquet in May and supervised the crowds at all of the home games. AHSITY " " PHESIIJE T5 HENRY SCHADE JACK BUSHMAN Henry Schade, amiable three year football letterman, was chosen Var- sity "V" president for the fall semes- ter. At the end of the i938 season Henry was judged the player having the most outstanding citizenship rec- ord tor the Griffin Football Achieve- ment Award. Other officers were lack Bushman, vice-president, jack Dunham, secretary-treasurer, and Dinny Watson and Mickey Doyle who composed the executive committee. 94 7 jack Bushman, popular track and football star, was promoted from vice-president to president. Among lack's achievements were winning the 440 in the All-Western League meet and being rated quarterback on the second string All-Western League football squad. Other officers were Bob Doyle, vice-president, jack Dun- ham, secretary-treasurer, and Fred Beyrouty and john Rosier on the ex- ecutive committee. VARSITY PUUTBALL . -. Y . .. ,. . V, . . ..... 1 FlRST ROW: Mayson lasst. mgr.l, Made-son, James, Maruyama, Kenney, Saenz, Monteleone, Juvinall, Lowe, Kenning, Hetman lasst. mgr.l, SECOND ROW: Slert, M. Smith, Jamison, Brumfield, Kirkman, Schade, M. Doyle lCapt.J, McCormac, Thompson, LaFirenza, Bushman, Takahashi, Okamoto lmgnl' THIRD ROW: Pope, Taylor, B. Doyle, Neilson, Kovinick, lmboden, Towery, J. Rosier, Tolman, Hefferan, Beyrouty, Ward, Kopp, Coach Turney, FOURTH ROW: Cohen, Corcoran, Heinl, L. Rosier, Cummings, Smith, Tichenor, Penera, Woods, Fisher, Seems, Huggins. 1 Coach Grayson Turney's call to football practice for the '39 season was answered by some sixty gridiron aspirants, among them eight returning Iettermen. With this octet of veterans from which to build a squad, Coach Turney developed a fast tricky eleven which tied with Hamilton for second in the final league standings and which scored its most decisive victory of the season by beating the loop champs, the LA. Romans, l9 to l3, in the final tilt. Before the start of the league season, a line-up averaging l74 pounds, was selected. The for- ward wall was composed of Brumfield and Captain Mickey Doyle at ends, Bob Doyle and Ward at tackles, Thompson and Kirkman at guards, with Rosier at the pivot spot. ln the backfield were Beyrouty and Schade at halfbacks, Bushman at quarterback, and "Bud" McCormac at fullback. The Venetians trounced Redondo, San Pedro, and Banning in practice sessions. After dropping their first two league games the Condo-gridders came to life in mid-season to win their last three en- counters, against University, Fairfax, and Los Angeles. Otha Tolman Gerald James Farron Brumfield Mickey Doyle Shiro Maruyama End Center End End Tackle 95 DUHSEY-14 VE IEE-12 -- ,li..lT1- Quarterback Jack Bushman skirts Dorsey's left end for a substantial gain. Guard Harold Thompson and blocking-back Henry Schade are seen in background. A two-point safety in the first period proved the margin of defeat for the Gondo- liers in their first league encounter. Going into the second half on the short end of a l4 to O score, the Turneymen came back to tally twice. lnitial Venetian score came in the third quarter when Rosier, intercepting an aerial bomb, lateraled to Saenz, who raced i5 yards for a touchdown. Final C-ondolier count came in the fourth quarter after halfback Beyrouty snagged a bullet pass from quarterback Bushman and ran some thirty yards to a touchdown. Tackle Mickey Doyle and backs Bushman, Saenz, and Beyrouty played exceptional ball. VENICE, 63 HAMILTON, 7 Trailing at the end of the first half i9 to 7, at when the visiting Yankees eked out a surprise 7 to 6 win. For two quarters both teams played even ball with neither scoring. The deadlock was broken in the third quarter when Fred Beyrouty picked up a fumbled pass and ran twenty yards for the lone Venice touchdown. Four minutes later, mighty Chiniquy of Hamilton circled his own right end for the single Yan- kee tally. A well placed kick for the remaining digit proved to be the slim margin of defeat. Thomp- son, Brumfield, Mickey Doyle, Bushman, Schade, Rosier and lVlcCormac were the mainstays of the Venice eleven. Harold Thompson Fred Beyrouty Bud McCormac Eddie Saenz Dave Ward Guard Halfback Fullback Quarterback Tackle 96 VE ICE-13 UNIVERSITY-7 wir .M A M g L J 4, M. A N' t ' 5 , .. . ix A ,sig 5.16 A , i"'.w-H11-ts' rg, A A A S - ii Nakao, Unihi backfield threat, is stopped after a slight gain. Venetians closing in for the "kill" are Brumfield fl5l, Kirkman 42Ol, Rosier l3Ol, and Beyrouty ll6l. The Condoliers broke into the win column when they climaxed a thrill-packed game by driving sixty-four yards in the final ninety seconds to the winning score. After Beyrouty swept end for a Venetian tally, the Warriors came back to lead 7 to 6 for almost three quarters. The Venetian juggernaut began rolling in the last of the fourth, when starting from their own thirty-six yard line they completed two passes to the Unihi thirteen yard marker. Saenz's scoring end run was nullified by a penalty. With seven seconds remaining, fullback Kovinick plunged over for the winning score, Brumfield converting. VENICE, 26: FAIRFAX, I9 Training at the end of the first half l9 to 7, a determined Venice eleven came back in the final two sessions to stage a brilliant offensive, trouncing the Colonials 26 to l9. Fairfax, according to pre'-game dope, had a twenty-point edge over the Turneymen. A combination of Saenz, Beyrouty, Bushman, Rosier, lVlcCormac, and the two fighting lrishmen, Mickey and Bob Doyle, proved to be the undoing of the Colonials and Ed Harrison, their All-Western fullback. The highlight of the game occurred when Beyrouty scooped up the pigskin from among several Fairfax line-men, on a kickoff, and ran some thirty yards. ' Jack Bushman John Rosier Bob Doyle Henry Schade Virgil Kirkman Quarterback Center Tackle l-lalfback Guard 97 VE IEE-19 LI15 ANGELES-13 Fullback Bud McCormac races 14 yards to the final Venetian touchdown after power-housing through the center of the Roman line. Sparked by the line smashes of Bud lVlcCormac and a brilliant offensive directed by Field Cen- eral Eddie Saenz, the entire Venice varsity rose to new heights in blocking, tackling, and ball-pack- ing to down the championship Los Angeles Romans l9 to i3 in the league finale. Fighting before the largest crowd of the season-some l0,000 fans-the Condoliers completely overpowered the Romans on Clark field. At the end of the first half the scoreboard showed Venice, l9g Los Angeles, O, A Roman mis- cue on their own l2 yard line provided the first scoring opportunity and on the next play McCor- mac lateraled to Beyrouty from the two yard line for the first score of the game. The second Vene- tian tally came on a 29 yard pass from Beyrouty to Brumfield. lVIcCormac crashed over center I4 yards for the third and final Gondolier touchdown, while Brumfield place-kicked for the extra dig- it. Two costly Venetian bobbles put the Romans in scoring position and L.A. scored twice in the second period. However, after this second Roman tally, the Venice attack got under way again and only the sounding of the final gun saved L.A. from being scored upon again. Spearhead of the Venice offensive was Fullback Bud lVlcCormac, who averaged 7.5 yards every time he carried the ball. Standout on the Venice forward wall was Dave Ward. Others who played outstanding ball on this grid titanic were Saenz, Bob and Mickey Doyle, Brumfield, Kirkman, Thompson, Bushman, Beyrouty, Rosier, and Schade. Harley Brades-on Jack Kenning Ko Takahashi Phil Kovinick Earl lmboden Guard Halfback Center Fullback Tackle 98 T? Y L FUUTB LL LETTER if l S - a L-f , -.. 1 t t w if i Hr, ' . K X , , W4 I . W AI V s ? , ,Z :FA Q . .. V - i in - , .1 , .Q L,2,.g...,,. . I KRW . V ,--I Z QM .JN li QR Q S. I .s 4,-. 1 ,N 'N .. it . : s'WaamwfM5tt Ma?5?9fW"?. . MY iw. . -V' . .351 i'.,1Y Q, if' --,. --. kg ., , ' W .......,. V M ' A ' 1' T . Af, t M '1 . LLL -. gg, T 1 . fr " s '- '23 'Fl ":' M sEvENTEEN coNDoLiERs W , s 4- .f- W. , Q 7 x Q , lf , . . . fft.,"wf'i - .S .ti . it 5. M, J -ff if fs it WL ' ' S received varsity letters for their k My r i,4t36m?Q6,i, N tgirl, J H . . ,Q ,Y V . I . , ,, .':fV H - . .-V rw' accomplishments on the grid- ' ,xx is .jc ,mW,...,, K3 iron. The strength of the stal- 2, ,. I ,, aff- A wart Venetian wall is revealed M- -fam.-' ' W 3 " we by the fact that eleven letters g M 4Q:VqV .. G M, .:.V ,.,. . . were awarded to linemen. Capt. Mickey Doyle, left 1" "t" I end and a real blocker, climaxed his prep career with three letters. Also recognized as an outstanding nllq 3 blocker and defensive end was Farron Brumfield, who won his second letter. T Though injuries kept Bob Doyle out of the first two games, he returned to become one of the best tackles in the league, being named on the first string All-Western team. lohnny Rosier, defense threat at cen- ter and excellent pass-snagger, rated a berth as All-Western center. These two boys received their second monograms. First year lettermen among the linemen were Merle Huggins, who showed great potentialities in spite of a broken shoulder which kept him out of the last two games, Earl lmboden, hefty tackle, Virgil Kirk- man, steady and dependable left guard, Ko Takahashi, center and one of theplayers showing great- est improvement, Harold Thompson, great defensive and offensive right guard, Otha Tolman, out- standing on offense as left end, and Dave Ward, charging left tackle who forced the Romans back for an average loss of seven yards through his position. Six capable players made letters in the backfield. Fullback Bud "Rock-of-Gibraltar" lVlcCormac earned his second letter through his great offensive performances. He was first string on the All- Western squad and third string on the All-City team. jack Bushman, quarterback at the beginning of the season and later end, showed great defensive ability and was named second string All-West- ern quarterback. Superior blocking technique as a blocking back enabled Henry Schade to earn his third varsity letter. A two-year letterman, halfback on the second string All-Western team, and second in Westeirn League scoring was Fred Beyrouty, fast and elusive halfback. Spark plug of the team, brilliant field general, and speedy and tricky quarterback were the attributes of Eddie Saenz. Phil Kovinick, hard-plunging fullback and understudy to l'VlcCormac, was one of ! the Griffin trophy winners because of his citizenship record, scholastic, and ath- A letic ability. 1940 SEASUN 99 l l ld LIEHTWEIGHT FIJIJTBI-XLL QQPQWJAEJ FIRST ROW: Nakagi, Evertsen, Crowell, Gazin, Maguire, Mahoney, Capt. J. Caylor, F. Cosenza, Machado, Lescoulie Morimoto, Sakai, S. Caylor, SECOND ROW: Hammerstrom, Stepner, Brush, Harada, DeGeneres, Rawson, Eichholz, Ellis, Yamauchi, Mulliken, Firetag, S. Cohen, Beeks iasst. mgr.l, THIRD ROW: J. Taka- hashi, DeCenco, Willingham, B. DeGeneres, Patterson, Piatt, Helms, Wilde, Nickell, Slinkard, Kamifuii, J. Smith, Simon lmgr.l: FOURTH ROW: Pinger, Davidson, Seeley, Ashburn, O'Connor, Nakagi, Cochran, Schmidt, Stabler, Sanders, Hale, Ayars, Gelberg, Bickford, Wolfson, Meger, Coach Bell. Overcoming every obstacle, the Bee football squad rolled through its five league en- counters to emerge as co-Western League champs, tied with Los Angeles High, at the end of the season. Only three returning lettermen-Ted Rawson, jamie Caylor, and Frank Lescoulie -were among the sixty prospective grid candidates who answered Coach Bell's first call to practice. However, the lightweight mentor turned out one of the best teams ever to play under the Blue and White banner. The first team line-up consisted of Koji Nakagi, Milton Maguire, ends: Vernon Evertson, Earl DeC-eneres, tackles: Chuck Crowell, Bud Mahoney, guards: Ted Rawson, center, Eddie Morimoto, Frank Cosenza, halfbacksg johnny Machado, quarterback, and Frank Lescoulie, fullback. A fact admitted by all football authorities is that a team is only as strong as its re- serves. This was especially true of this year's lightweight squad. Outstanding among the powerful Venetian reserves were Bobby Firetag, james Caylor, Mike Ellis, Stubby Eicholtz, Sakai Yamauchi, Carl Brush, Art Mullikin, Seymoure Cohen, Carl Helms, Harold Cazin, and a host of others too numerous to mention. John Machado Earl DeGeneres Bob Firetag Harold Gazin Eddie Morimoto Richard Crowell Quarterback Left Tackle Fullback Left Guard Left Halfback Right Guard Mike Ellis Sakai Yamauchi Ted Rawson Jamie Caylor Ben Mahoney Left End Left Halfback Center Left Halfback Right Guard Venice, 8: Dorsey, 6. A blocked kick late in the third quarter proved the margin of victory for the Bee football team in its league opener as the Gondoliers downed the Dons 8 to 6. In the second session, a forty-tive yard pass from Morimoto to Maguire put the ball into scoring position, with Lescoulie plunging over from the one-yard line tor six points. Mullikin blocked a Don punt behind the goal line to provide the win- ning two points, after the visitors had tied the score at 6 all. Venice, 73 Hamilton, 6. The C-ondo-babes pounded out a slim 7 to 6 victory over the Yankees, Once again it was the passing combination of Morimoto to Nakagi that scored for Venice, this time on a twenty-two yard aerial. Cosenza place-kicked for the extra point. The visitors tallied in the third quarter when Moore returned a punt 42 yards to Venice's four-yard line, scoring on the next play. Morimoto, Machado, Nakagi, and Cosenza played outstanding ball for Venice. Venice, 14: University, 6. Coach Bell's brigade trampled the Warriors into the turf on Clark Field, annexing a l4 to 6 victory. Early in the second period Cosenza scored on a ten-yard jaunt, after a sixty-yard drive, and then place-kicked the extra point. Second Venetian score came when Nakagi lateraled to Cosenza on the Warriors' ten- yard line, with the "Babe" plunging into pay dirt and again converting. Carl Helms Milton Maguire Seymore Cohen Frank Lescoulie Koji Nakagi Guard End Center Fullback End LEFT: Principal Pollich dishes out a little pep talk to the boys resting between halves at the ill-fated Dorsey game. RIGHT: lt seems that there was a slight difference of opinion at this particular moment during the spectacular L. A. game. However, things were finally settled in a gentleman-like manner. Venice, 253 Fairfax, 6. The Condo-lighties unleashedaspectacular display of speed and power in their fourth game as they literally crushed the Fairfax squad to the tune of 25 to 6. Rawson started the Venetian juggernaut rolling when he intercepted a Colonial aerial and raced 25 yards to score. Other tallies came as Yamauchi ran 52 yards to pay clay, Caylor passed to Nakagi in the end zone, and Caylor, in a beautiful exhibition of broken field running, galloped 58 yards to another score. The visitors' only touchdown was the result of a 34-yard pass. Standout for Venice was james Caylor, who together with Yamauchi engineered most of Venice's scoring plays. Venice, 7: Los Angeles, 7. The Venetians traveled to L.A. in the final game, there to battle the Romans to a 7 to 7 deadlock and emerge as co-champions of the West- ern League. The passing arm of Morimoto seemed to be the only consistent ground- gainer for the Condoliers and the aerial-minded halfback more than proved his worth when he fired one to Ellis in the end zone for six points. Cosenza place-kicked the ex- tra point. The Romans came right back, taking the kick-off and marching sixty-two yards to a score. The crucial point-after-touchdown place-kick was good-by inches. Both scores came in the third period and from then on, it was a race against time with neither squad having enough punch to score again. Carl Brush Arthur Mullikin Stanley Eichholtz Frank Cosenza Vernon Evertson Tackle Quarterback Guard Halfback Tackle VARSITY B SI-il2."I'B!-lI.L LEFT TO RIGHT: Jim Pfeiffer, Francis Beal, Bob Young, Herbert Simons, Oba Tolman, Harold Snyder, Jack Adams, Howard Small, Alvin Burtis, Fred Wagner, Steve Grace, The Venice varsity casaba tossers, handicapped by lack of experienced men, completed an unsuc- cessful season, winning but one of their ten league contests. The lone league victory came when Coach McFarland's boys dumped the University Warriors by a 28 to 22 score, for the first Vene- tian win in two seasons. The first team line-up consisted of Bob Young and Howard Small, for- wards, l-larold Snyder, center, and Captain Steve Grace and jim Pfeiffer, guards. SUMMARY OF LEAGUE GAMES Venice 33 ................. Dorsey 55 Venice l9 . . . . . l-lamilton 23 Venice 28 . . . . . University 22 Venice 28 . . . ...... Fairfax 49 Venice 23 . . . . . . Los Angeles 44 Venice 36 . . . .... Dorsey 57 Venice 32 . . . . . Hamilton 46 Venice l9 . . . . . University 28 Venice Zl . . . ...... Fairfax 44 Venice Z2 . . . . . . Los Angeles 53 Venice 27l Opponents 42l Steve Grace Oba Tolman Francis Beal Jim Pfeiffer Bob Young Harold Snyder Guard Center Forward Guard Forward Center lO3 LIGHTWEIEHT B SHETBALL FIRST ROW: Verl Lish, Earl Smith, Park Ward, Paul Godfrey, Tom Ichien, Eddie Wike, Victor Liottag SECOND ROW: Clarence Ruecher lmgr.J, James Burnight, John Cannon, George Van Keulen, Bill Gabe, Bruce White, Linus Owston, Ignacio Vasquez, Coach McFarland. The Bee cagers slightly bettered the varsity's record by winning two of their ten league' games. The Lighties, also coached by Ben McFarland, opined with a well earned victory over the Dorsey Babes by a 32 to 2l count, then broke a five game losing streak as they upset the University Light- ies 27 to 22. First string quintet consisted of Captain Paul C-odfrey and Earl Smith, forwardsg Ed Wike, centerg and Tom Ichien and Park Ward, guards. WESTERN LEAGUE SUMMARY Venice 32 ................. Dorsey 2l Venice l6 ... ... Hamilton l9 Venice i9 . . . . . University 30 Venice l9 . . . ...... Fairfax 3l Venice 3l . . . . . Los Angeles 33 Venice l9 . . . ..... Dorsey 27 Venice l9 ... .. . Hamilton 2O Venice 27 . . . . .University 22 Venice l5 . . . ....... Fairfax 28 Venice 25 . . . . . . Los Angeles 39 Venice 222 Opponents 270 Paul Godfrey Tom Ichien Ed Wike Park Ward Earl Smith George VanKeulen Forward Guard Center Guard Forward Guard IO4 EEE SHETBALL 5 WEEE LEFT TO RIGHT: Arthur Patten, Bob Widney, Chuck Anderson, Joe Strauss, Bill Bimber, Robert Dittmar, Robert Path, Ralph Manzer, Dean Carlson, Robert Fowler, Harley Dow, Robert Walker, Myron Frederick, Arcadio Almeida, Hideo Mayeda, Ted Duncan, Oliver Mclntyre. The Cee squad, mentored by Coach Hughes, rolled through its season recording four victories against two defeats and emerging as co-champion of the Western League, together with the Dor- sey Dons. Bolstered by one veteran of last year's Cee squad, Guard Oliver lvlclntyre, and such tor- mer Dee stars as Captain Arcadio Almeida and Myron Fredericks, forwards, and Center Robert Fowl- er, the squad won five games, but a forfeit to Hamilton cost them the undisputed crown. New stars and first-stringers were Guards Ted Duncan, Hideo Mayeda, and Ralph Manzer. WESTERN LEAGUE SU MMARY Venice l 3 ................. Dorsey l 5 Venice 24 .. ..... Hamilton l9 Venice 29 . . . . . . Los Angeles l7 Venice I5 .. .... Dorsey 8 Venice 28 .. .... Hamilton 26 Venice 28 . . . . . . Los Angeles 20 Venice l37 Opponents IO5 Ted Duncan Oliver Mclntire Arcadio Almeida Myron Fredericks Ralph Manzer Bob Fowler Guard Guard Forward Forward Guard Center lO5 DEE BASHETB LI. LEFT TO RIGHT: Harry Parker, Barney Peacock, Mason Sperry, Dick Williams lCaptainl, Glenn Lavering, Eddie Edilson, Floyd Larson, Norman Saslow, Tom Ybarrondo, Arthur Wildbeck, Fred Machado. The Dee squad, also mentored by Coach Hughes, followed in the footsteps of the Cee's by wind- ing up the '39-'40 season in the top spot of the league. Captain Mason Sperry and Barney Pea- cock, forwards, Dick Williams at center, and Freddie Machado and Roy Hughes as guards com- posed the first string which went through their season with five victories and only one defeat. The squad was nosed out of its sixth victory upon losing a thrilling game to the L.A, midgets by only one point. SUMMARY OF WESTERN LEAGUE GAMES Venice l 9 .................. Dorsey 8 Venice 34 . . . ..... Hamilton 22 Venice l5 . . . . . . Los Angeles l6 Venice I9 ... .. . Hamilton lO Venice l8 . . . . .. Los Angeles l5 Venice lO5 Opponents 7l Hideo Mayeda Fred Machado Joe Welling Barney Peacock Arthur Wildbeck "C" Guard Guard Forward Forward Guard 106 VARSITY BASEB LL ROW iz Ted Rawson, Johnnie LaFirenza, Johnny Rosier, AI Talamantes, Eddie Saenz, Dave Ward, Bloyce Cummings, ROW 2: Eugene Dennis, George Miyake, John Machado, Ray Horton, Bruce White, Phil Kovinick, Jack Kenning, Earl James, ROW 3: George Wilson, Harvey Johnson, Johnny Conterno, Eugene Moran, Bob Woods, Ignacio Vasquez. The Varsity baseball nine gave a good account of themselves this year by winning six of their twelve league games to finish in fourth place. Coach Grayson Turney's first string squad usually consisted of Captain Talamantes, catcherg Dennis or Rosier, pitcherg Kovinick, first baseg Miyake, second baseg Saenz, short-stopg Horton, third baseg Rawson, left fieldg Rosier or Machado, center- fieldg and Ward, right-field. Kenning and Cummings also saw much service as pitchers. johnny Rosier was awarded the berth of center-field on the All-Western League team. WESTERN LEAC-U E ENCOUNTERS VENICE 43 UNIVERSITY 5. A last-inning run proved disastrous for Venice in its first league tus- sle on the victor's field. Rawson hit a homer while l-lorton doubled and came in on an error to ac- count for two runs. VENICE 4: HOLLYWOOD 3. Driving in Miyake on a triple, Rawson broke a twelfth inning dead- lock to give the C-ondoliers a one-point lead. Rosier's brilliant three-hit, eighteen-strikeout pitch- ing proved a deciding factor in the victory. VENICE 5: DORSEY 6. Again a last-inning run nosed the Venetians out of a win after Dennis had held the Dons scoreless for the first six innings. VENICE 4: LOS ANGELES 3. A four-run rally in the third inning provided the Condoliers with their second league conquest. Singles by Rosier, l-lorton, and Ward drove in the four runs. Ma- chado and Miyake were the outstanding Venetian defense supports of the game. Ted Rawson Dave Ward Al Talamantesq Bloyce Cummings George Miyake Earl James Left Field Right Field Catcher Pitcher 2nd Base Catcher IO7 HSITY B EEBALL ,imap---v -m...,m LEFT: Bob Hetman slams one way out where the ball park leaves off. RIGHT: Little John Rosier smashes sizzl- ing liner to where the outfielders await it at the Dorsey game. VENICE 23 FAIRFAX 3. A three-run rally in the fifth inning allowed the Colonials to eke out a 3-2 decision. A double by Rosier let Talamantes come in and Horton scored johnny with a single. VENICE 0: HAMILTON IO. All-city Pitcher Lopez struck-out twelve and only allowed Horton a hit as the Yanks chalked up IO runs. VENICE 5: UNIVERSITY 3. Seeking revenge for the Unihi win at the first of the season, the Gon- doliers backed up pitcher Dennis to tip the Warriors by two runs. Rosier's double, with bases loaded, accounted for three of the tallies. VENICE Og HOLLYWOOD 9. The tables were turned as the Hollywood team once nosed out by Venice came back to line up nine runs and give away only three hits. VENICE 5: DORSEY 4. To ward off the past week's slaughter, a determined C-ondolier nine tri- umphed over the Dons as Rawson doubled in the ninth to let Miyake walk across the plate for the winning run. VENICE 33 FAIRFAX 7. The Colonials hit in five runs in the seventh inning to drub the Venetians 7 to 3. VENICE IZ: LOS ANGELES 8. ln a game cluttered with errors, stolen bases and base hits, Venice surged ahead in the last four innings to garner 9 more runs. Rosier chalked up two doubles with Rawson picking out a double and a single. VENICE 53 HAMILTON 4. To climax their seasbn, the C-ondoliers, paced by Kenning's pitching, knocked the Hamilton boys off their league throne and forced them to share it with Fairfax. Ken- ning's hit with bases loaded brought in three tallies with Rosieris home-run accounting for the oth- er two runs. Ray Horton Eddie Saenz Eugene Dennis Jack Kenning Phil Kovinick John Rosier ' 3rd Base Shortstop Pitcher Pitcher lst Base Center-field IO8 TE TH SHADE B SEB LL Ll Q A- 4- ROW l: .Bernard Bailey, Rex Mathis, David Montoya, James Nickell, Dean Carlson iCapt,l, Gene Mohler, Robert Kirkelie, Kenneth Seeley, ROW 2: Gene Fleeger iMgr.J, Perry Miyake, Alex Velasquez, Ray Per- kins, Dick Doan, Richard Rexer, Art Patton, ROW 3: Bruce Ferguson, Henry Gouder, Jimmy Robertson, Harvard Kroll, Jimmy Rusk, Wilbur D'Arcy, Cameron Slinkard, Bob Hetman. Led by Dean Carlson, first baseman and captain, the tenth grade baseball team made a good showing, winning four games and losing only to Dorsey and Banning, to wind up the season in second place. Outstanding players were Bailey, Rexer, Kirkelie, Nickell, Slinkard, and Lee Rosier. The boys were coached by "Hank" C-owder and managed by Eugene Fleeger. SUMMARY OF GAMES Venice ll . ............. ....... . Fairfax 4 Venice 9 . . ....... Fremont 8 Venice 4 .. . Huntington Park 2 Venice 5 . . . . .Los Angeles l Venice l . .. Banning 6 Venice O .. . Dorsey l JM!-1 EEHSEI. OFFICERS: Ray Kimbal, pres., Ed Lott, vice-pres., Leonard Gottlieb, sec.-treas., John Bell sponsor PURPOSE: to help athletics in such a way that they will be of more value to the school ROW l: John Gregg, Ray Kimbal, John Gilliland, Bill Barnes, Harold Lott, Ed Lott, Carl Kroll Ralph Effie, ROW 2: Hank Gowder, Ray Nicholson, Bob Beeks, Bob Kidd, Bob Neece, John Bell, advisor ROW 3: Gene Fleeger, Jim Akoury, Rudolph Schmitz, Stanly Spiwak, Jerry Bulger, William Cantrell Leonard Gottlieb, Bruce White. VARSITY TH Eli K' k a Monreleone lcaptaini Hammerstrom Dressler H Simons, ROW l: Bushman, S. Caylor, Kenney, ir m n,, , , , . A M. Smith, Tichenorg ROW 2: Barnes, Heinl, Kirkpatrick, Beyrouty, lchien, Fernald, Morimato, Yarnauchi, Everfsen Simonson La Firenza, Coach Green: ROW 3: Rentschler, Huggins, Oxstein, Jamison, True, Bradesorl, Penera, Jlones, Tanaka, Strassburg, Spann, Kroll. Led by a handful of returning lettermen and a freshman sensation, Coach Charley Creen's blue- and-white clad speedburners won dual meets from Dorsey and Hamilton and lost close decisions to Fairfax, University, and the league champions, Los Angeles, finishing third in the league finals behind the Romans and Warriors. The returning lettermen were jack Bushman, Fred Beyrouty, Sammy Caylor, Harold Heinl, and Murray Smith, the freshman star was Roger Kirkpatrick. Kirkpatrick and Heinl capably attended to the Sprints, Bushman and Huggins galloped the quarter mile, while the longer track distances were handled by Bradeson, Kirkman, and Wolfe. All timber topping was done by Caylor, Kirkpatrick, and Simons. Standouts in the field events were broadjumpers Beyrouty and Smith, highjumpers lchien and Huggins, and pole vaulters Ya- mauchi and Morimoto. ln their first league meet, the Gondoliers were toppled, 67-37 by a championship-bound Roman squad. Kirkpatrick skimmed the low timbers in 20.3, for a new school record, rating as standout At the left is pictured the Venetian freshman ace, Roger Kirkpatrick, topping the low timbers in the league opener at Los Angeles high. "Raiah" won but the Gondoliers fell, 67-37, before the Romans' terrific power. On h ht J k B shman stellar uarter-miler, is sh-own anchoring the undefeated venice relay squad to a well- t e rig , ac u , q N . earned victory over Unihi's Warriors. Johnny Peetz is running the final lap for University. llO VARSITY THAIIH gg . 1: 3 f s . , .W l . ,5.b Q y xx ,V ..,A, Q g , will ...gig Aa , 5 5 W ,,L .,,.,: . ZQ. E .,.- . ..1.1j21QiQ.,5 K ' W if" LEFT: Tom lchien clears the bar with plenty of space to move around in. RIGHT: Sakai Yamauchi executes a pole vault with enviable form. of the meet. lchien's win in the high jump and a relay victory completed the list of Venice firsts. Fairfax, on the following Friday, edged the Venetians, 52 U3-5l ZX3 in the closest and most thrilling meet of the season. ln this encounter Bushman started his long string of quarter-mile tri- umphs and Kirkpatrick doubled in the century and lows. Weakened by injuries, Venice fell at the hands of a strong Unihi outfit, 55-49, but came back to whip Dorsey, 52-5l. A second by Kirkman in the mile and a relay victory provided the winning margin. Again Kirkpatrick captured twin wins. Hamilton, unable to cope with the steady flow of C-ondolier manpower, was defeated, '56-48. Kirkman, Woilfe, and Tanaka swept the mile and Bradeson walked off with 880 honors. By taking five first places to lead the field in that respect, the Condoliers finished third in the Weste'rn loop finals. Venice's 8-man mile relay team consisting of Kirkpatrick, Huggins, Caylor, Smith, Saenz, Beyrouty, Heinl, and Bushman toured the route in 3m. 3.55. and in doing so captured their seventh straight win. LEFT: Eddie Saenz, Johnny Peetz of University, Roger Kirkpatrick, Harold Heinl, and an unknown Warrior com- pete in century at recent meet. The result: Heinl and Peetz tie for first while Kirkpatrick places third. RIGHT: Caught in the act! Fred Beyrouty broadiumps the wicked distance of over 21' in the Western League finals, giving them plenty of competition. That's Jack Corcoran staring unbelievingly. lll BEE THAIIH ROW l: Firetag, Robinson, Tanaka, Maynard, Shelton, Meger, Snyder, Bovero, ROW 2: Hall lMgr.l, Chandler, Kamifuji, Cosenza, Duncan, Path, Koji, De Generes, W. Simon, J. Simon, ROW 3: Jacobs, Mit- suuchi, Saisho, MacArthur, F. Lescoulie, Fowler, Dingler, Overton, McCarthy. Although they failed to win a single dual meet and finished fifth in Western League finals, the Gonclolier Bee spikesters proved a continuous threat on the cinderpath throughout l94O. Five men were outstanding in the Blue and White machine captained by Ted "Bullet" Duncan, This quintet of stars included Mike Ellis, ace vaulterg Frankie Cosenza, sprinter and broad jumper, Bobby Firetag, hurdlerg Frank Lescoulie, shot putterg and Duncan, diminutive master of the sprints. . Lightweight school records were felled in three events. Duncan bettered century and furlong marks by winning in lO.2s and 23-ls, and Ellis soared to a height of l2 ft. V2 in. EEE TH!-llili Yumori topped all point scorers as the Cee track squad emerged victorious in two of five league encounters and placed fourth in the finals one point behind Fairfax. Almeida was captain of the midgets as well as a 660 man. Nixon rat- ed the distinction of being listed among the best of league shot putters. Venice was well fortified with pole vaulters, having three who could hold their own in almost any company. Pena, Yamamoto, and Okomoto rounded out this trio. Yamamoto cracked the midget pole vault record with a leap of ll ft. 3 in. Okomoto garnered a place in the all-league sprints. ROW l: Duff, Nixon, Gerstel, Gearing, Darby, Okamoto, Nelson, Greenp ROW 2: Dressen, McLane, Bb CtAl 'd Mhd Wlli EffllMrlROW3MrGre Owen, Goodman, Wildbeck, im er, ap. mei a, ac a o, e ng, I e g. 5 ' : . en, Walterhoefer, Taravella, Manzer, Hanawalt, Walker, Huggins, Noriaki, Kitaoka, Nyumori, Pena, R. Yama- ITIOTO. 1 12 ' UMBLIII ROW l: Hobbs, Hinds, Whitman, Grant, McCoy, Swingle, Evans, Mclntire, Sakai, Parke, ROW 2: Kimbal, Walsworth, Ramberg, S. Caylor, Mitsuuchi, Shiota, Utsuki, Mandaville, Hughes, Harada, Okamoto, Hughes, ROW 3: Furgeson, Lage, Kato, Rosen, Nixon, Edwards, Conley, Brady, Fogarty, Pearson, Gabe. The Venice gymnasts, coached by Mr. Hughes and paced by such point-earners as Edwards, Evans, Fogarty, Grant, Mclntyre, Swingle, and Whitman, underwent a rather unsuccessful sea- son. After winning their first meet in two years, against San Fernando in practice, they lost their five close league encounters to end up in sixth place. SUMMARY OF MEETS Venice 59 ................ Fairfax 6l Venice 56V2 . . . . University 63 V2 Venice 51 V2 . . .... Dorsey 68 V2 Venice 5OV2 .. . Los Angeles 64V2 Venice 52 . Hamilton 66 Wielding their way to success, the Venetian racketmen found themselves in the number two spot of the Western League, losing only one of their five encounters-the final match to the mighty Roman squad. Among Coach McFar- land's leading netters were jack Dunham, Charles Anderson, john Cannon, and Art Mullikin. SUMMARY OF LEAGUE GAMES AND MATCHES Venice 5 .. ................. Dorsey 2 Venice 4 . . .. Hamilton 3 Venice 5 .. . University 2 Venice 4 . . ...... Fairfax 3 Venice O . . . . Los Angeles 7 TENNIS - va ROW l: Coach McFarland, Russ, Van Keulen, Small, Caylor, Dunham, Cannon, Mullikin, Anderson, Kert, Liottap ROW 2: Hanna, Ward, Ballenger, Wilson, Smith, Lage, B. Stone, D. Stone, Dudley, Luckhaupt, Fair, lMgr.l7 ROW 3: Schlieter, Smith, Takesaki, Bartfield, Duron, Boone, Dudley, Canning, Kelley, Joseph, Reitman, Brown. ll3 , -- VI-IIISITY SWIMMING ROW l: Roskowick, Ramberg, Otha Tolman,Hughes, Gazin, Gelberg, Milne, ROW 2: Constant, Stepner, Ernst, Moore, Coach Hughes, DeCenco, Wilde, Bickford, ROW 3: Corcoran, Eichholz, Phillips, Adams, Anderson, Hepler, Rushworth, Pinger, Lewis, mgr. Although lacking experienced men, but with such swimmers as Don Wilde, lack Rushworth, Kenny Phillips, Charles Moore, and lack Harris to garner points for them the Varsity mermen, mentored by Mr. Hughes, won two of their four league meets, plus a practice meet with Santa Monica, and captured third place in the Western League Finals. San Pedro forfeited to Venice. The 220 relay team placed third in the All-City Meet. LEAGUE SUMMARY Venice 3O ........ ...... L os Angeles 45 Venice 29 .. .. Hollywood 53 Venice 37 .. .. Marshall 36 LIC-HTWEICHT SWIMMING The Bee's and Cee's went through a slightly unsuccessful season, winning only a small portion of their league encounters and taking fourth and second place respectively in the Western League Finals. BEE SWIMMI I3 ROW l: Billy Wenzlaff, Myron Frede- rick, Vern O'Connor, John Smith, Bob Beaudreau, Walter Wilmot, ROW Z: Oliver Mclntire, Dick Williams, Jack Williams, Ralph Vaccaro, Bill Usryg ROW 3: Elgin Green, Bill Adams, Bill Bertieleit, Jack Crouch, Bill Olson, Cal Porter, Lionel Matthes. ll4 VARSITY FOOTBALL Mickey Doyle-Captain :11:11111 Fred Beyrouty 111:11 Farron Brumtield111:11 Jack Bushman 111:11:11 Bob Doyle 111111111 Merle Huggins Earl lmboden Virgil Kirkman Phil Kovinick Leonard McCormac :11111 John Rosier :11111 Eddie Saenz Henry Schade:11111:11 Ko Takahashi Harold Thompson Ernie Tolman Dave Ward LIGHTWEIGHT FOOTBALL James Caylor-Captain 111111:11 Jack Simons-Manager Carl Brush Seymore Cohen Frank Cosenza Donald Crowell Earl DeGeneres Mike Ellis Stan Eichholtz Vernon Evertson Robert Firetag Harold Gazin Carl Helms Frank Lescoulie ------ Ben Mahoney Milton Maguire Ed Morimoto John Machado Art Mullikin Koji Nakaji Ted Rawson111111 Sakai Yamauchi VARSITY BASKETBALL Steve Grace-Captain :11:11 Bill Parkhurst-Manager Francis Beal 111:11 Jim Pfeiffer Herbert Simons Howard Small Harold Snyder 111111 Oba Rho Tolman :11:11111 Bob Young LIGHTWEIGHT BASKETBALL Paul Godfrey-Captain Bob Ransdall-Manager John Cannon William Gabe Tom lchien Victor Liotta Verl Lish Earl Smith George Van Keulen Park Ward Bruce White Eddie Wike CEE BASKETBALL Arcadio Almeida-Captain John Gilliland-Manager Charles Anderson Dean Carlson Ted Duncan Robert Fowler Ralph Manzer Hideo Mayeda Oliver Mclntire 111:11 Arthur Patten Arthur Singer DEE BASKETBALL Dick Williams!-Captain John Gilliland-Manager Edward Edilson Roy Hughes Floyd Larson Fred Machado Harry Parker Barney Peacock Mason Sperry Arthur Wildbeck VARSITY BASEBALL Albert Talamantes-Captain 111111:11 Bruce White-Manager Bloyce Cummings :11111 Eugene Dennis Ray Horton Earl James Jack Kenning Philip Kovinick John Machado George Miyake Theodore Rawson John Rosier :11:11111 Eddie Saenz David Ward TENTH GRADE BASEBALL Dean Carlson-Captain :11:11 Eugene Fleeger-Manager Bernard Bailey Dick Doan Bob Hetman Dan Hile Robert Kirkelie Harvard Kroll David Montoya Richard Rexer Lee Rosier Kenneth Seeley Cameron Slinkard :11111 VARSITY TRACK TEAM Vito Monteleone-Captain :11111 Bill Barnes-Manager Fred Beyrouty :11:11 Harley Bradeson Jack Bushman 111:11:11 Sam Caylor :11:11 Harold HeinI111:11 Merle Huggins Tom lchien Virgil Kirkman :11:11 Roger Kirkpatrick Eddie Morimoto Eddie Saenz Murray Smith 111:11 Sakai Yamauchi BEE TRACK TEAM Ted Duncan-Captain Ben Hall-Manager Frank Cosenza Mike Ellis Bobby Firetag Frank Lescoulie Robert Path CEE TRACK TEAM Arcadio Almeida-Captain Harold Lott-Manager Tom Duff Jack Gerstel Douglas I-lanawalt Noriaki Kitaoka Ralph Manzer Alvin Nixon Gary Okomoto Robert Pena :11111 Riyoso Yamamoto 111:11 Osamu Yumori :11111 VARSITY SWIMMING Jack Hughes-Captain 111:11 Leland Lewis-Manager Bill Bickford Jack Corcoran 111:11:11 Camillus DeCenco Don Gelberg Bob Hepler Chuck Moore Kenneth Phillips Ed Rushworth Ward Stennett Ernest Tolman 111:31 Don Wilde 111111111 BEE SWIMMING Myles McGough-Captain Bill Adams 111:11 Carl Brush 111:11 Bill Bertuleit:11111 Jack Crouch Elgin Green Lionel Mathes111:11:1 Vern O'Connor Calvin Porter John Smith CEE SWIMMING Bob Beaudreau-Captain Bob Green Floyd Larson Gordon Pieri Mason Sperry Jack Williams VARSITY GYM TEAM Warren Swingle-Captain Ray Kimball-Manager Donley Brady Keith Conley Earl Evans Fred Fogarty 111:11 Don Grant :11111111 Max McCoy Alvin Nixon Jack Parke Masuyuki Sakai :11111 Tetsui Shiota Tamotsu Utsuki Louis Whitman 111:11111 TENNIS Bill Fair+Manager Charles Anderson :11:11 John Cannon :11111 Jack Dunham 111:11111 Johnson Dunn Murray Kert Victor Liotta Milton Maguire Arthur Mullikin :11111 Frank Russ Bobby Stone YELL LEADERS Ist term Richard Cosenza Bob Young Sammie Caylor Mas Okamoto 2nd term Morgan Wa'ner Warren Swingle 111 Indicates number of letters won Howard Small-Captain :11:1 ' . Lfk Lf! 5' . ur lf ' 1' Mrs. Effie Morrison, Mrs. Vivian Dingle, Miss Allene Rowan, Miss Carolyn Mitchill, and Mrs. Mary Pierson. GIRLS I THE SPIJHT5 Every girl in Venice High comes in contact during the day with one of the five cheerful gym coaches. These helpful leaders aid the girls in keeping themselves healthy, in practicing cooperation and good sportsmanship, and in building finer characters. They instruct the girls in folk dancing as well as in sports like volleyball, basketball, tennis, badminton, and baseball. The coaches are Mrs. Vivian Dingle, head of the girls' physical education depart- mentg Miss Carolyn Mitchill, C-.A.A. sponsorg Miss Allene Rowan, Mrs. Mary Pierson, and Mrs. Effie Morrison, corrective teacher. School spirit reached new heights at football games during the fall semes- ter when all school songs were led by three girl song leaders who appear in the picture below on the left. The other photo is of the enthusiastic C-.A.A. yell leaders who served throughout the year. --...Q man--r-' SCHOOL SONG LEADERS: Bev Gray, Jackie Williams, Billie Manosg G. A. A. YELL LEADERS: Muriel Mur ray, Darleen Davis, Joyce Watson. THE E.A..BUAHl1 FlRST ROW: Ruby Donald, Grace Landis, Naomi Anderson, Lois Tryk, Phyllis Firkins, SECOND ROW Joyce Watson, Bernice Haselswerdt, Miss Mitchell, Lorraine Williams, Mary Alice Madden, Martha Smith An enthusiastic board met with Miss Carolyn Mitchill, C.A.A. sponsor, during the first semester, headed by Naomi Anderson, president. Serving with her were Grace Landis, vice-president, Ruby Donald, corresponding secretaryg Bernice Hazelwerdt, re- cording secretaryg Lois Tryk, head of volleyball, Lorraine Williams, head of basket- ballg Martha Smith, historiang loyce Watson, head yell leader, Mary Alice Madden, Lettergirls' president, and Phyllis Firkins, reporter. Activities for the spring semester were under the leadership of Prexy Ruby Donald. Lorraine Williams served as vice-presidentg Darlene Davis, corresponding secretary, Mary Ann Woodley, head of hockey, Audrey Corrigan, head of baseball, Frances Wentz, historiang loyce Watson, head yell leaderg Frances Krug, Lettergirls' presi- dent, and Evelynne Watson, reporter. Illlllll SEMESTER ROW lg Frances Wentz, Frances Krug, Bernice I-lazelswerdt, Ruby Donald, ROW 2: Lorraine Williams, Miss Mitchill, Audrey Corrigan, Joyce Watson, Darlene Davis, Mary Ann Woodley. ll7 S. . .LETTERSIRLS FIRST SEMESTER ROW l: Firkins, Tryk, J. Williams, Krug, Madden, Thomas, Blessing, Junget, Crutcher, Watson, ROW 2: Miyake, Demeester, Marinelli, Corrigan, Harrington, Vaccareila, M, Manges, Polk, ROW 3: B. Whitaker, L. Williams, Donald, Frank, Haselswerdt, Landis, Pena, Gregory, Anderson, ROW 4: Murray, Canning, Haneman, Gallo, Gibson, ROW 5: Gray, Emrich, Wehrfritz, Porter, M. Gibson, M. Wentz, ROW 6: D. Davis, Bjorklund, Martin, Fox, Minnie Gibson. Lettergirls have organized themselves, under the sponsorship of Mrs. Mary Pierson, into a club which has become a necessary part of the G.A.A. During this past year the girls chose an attractive pin upon which is inscribed their motto, "San Mens in Corpore Sano," and among other activities, successfully conducted a Lettergirls' mothers' tea on April ll. It is their duty to be of service to the G.A.A. and other school groups as referees, umpires, scorers, or time-keepers. Officers for the first semester were Mary Alice Madden, president, jackie Thomas, vice-president, Frances King, secretary, and Ethel Blessing, treas- urer. During the second semester the group was headed by Frances Krug, assisted by Bettie lunget, vice-president, Muriel Murray, secretary, and Dar- lene Davis, treasurer. SEERNR SEMESTER .Sl ROW l: Demeester, Canning, Copeland, Gilmore, D. Davis, Murray, Krug, Junget, Crutcher, Hazelswerdt, Donald, F, Wentz, ROW 2: Mrs. Pierson, M. Manges, Blankenship, Allen, Tryk, Marinelli, Wright, Mes- senger, Pena, J. Williams, Haneman, Martino, ROW 3: Woods, E. Blessing, Vaccarella, B. Whitaker, Porter, Firkins, Corrigan, Wehrfritz, J. Watson, L, Williams, Jones, Stocker, ROW 4: E, Watson, Sin- clair, Parker, Bjorklund, Gregory, Gray, Emerich, Hill, Forbes, Martin, Harrington. ll8 . . . B H ll P S SW!-XSTIHAS, TUPFLIEHT5 ROW l: Anderson, Pettit, Lowe, T. Smith, Porter, R. Smith, Valdez, Nutile, Moore, Donatelli, Kirby, J. Williams, Stephenson, ROW 2' Larson, Hannah, Wilson, Wehrfritz, Petersen, Marquez, Henderson, Takemiya, Hightower, D. Jones, Ruez, L. Wiiliams, Brockert, Bonner, Gallo, Hopgood, ROW 3: Forbes, Blankenship, Polk, Firkins, D. Davis, Whitaker, Watson, Templeton, Emrich, Wilde, Temple, Golden, Madden, F. Wentz, Woodley, Miyake, Woods, Pena, Allen, ROW 4: Miss Mitchill, McAllister, Reiman, S. Davis, Gilmore, Pettit, Wink, Miller, L. Williams, Krug, Chandler, Donald, Haselswerdt, Sinclair, Tryk, Martin, Segerman, The Girls' Athletic Association is the pride of the girls' physical education department. Because of rigid requirements for entrance into the C-.A.A., this admirable group of girls excels in sportsmanship and athletics. During the year the C-.A.A. members travelled to playdays at Dorsey and Banning high schools. They were hostesses to Manual Arts, Gardena, and Washingtoin girls at a playday in October, and entertained the Franklin, Uni- versity, and Fremont C.A.A.'s in May. Terminating the first semester was the Circus banquet on january 23, which every member attended. The second gala affair was held in june, and brought the year to a joyous climax. Tl-XHITIANS, ULYMPIAIJS ROW l: Biorklund, Allen, Hill, Mahoney, B. Williams, Wright, Takahashi, Marinelli, Stevens, M, Manges, ROW 2: E. Jones, Frank, M. Wentz, Addington, M. Smith, Balfour, Canning, Corrigan, J. Watson, De Cenco, Kitaoka, E. Blessing, ROW 3: Allen, Copeland, Genser, Landreth, B. Davis, Hubley, Ware, Giovanazzi, S. Gregory, Spencer, Gray, J. Gregory, ROW 4: Messenger, Kimura, Buck, V. Blessing, Day, Demeester, Thomas, Rau, Adams, Verret, Rhoades, Brodsky, Emery, Murray, ROW 5: Miss Rowan, Boulware, Stoker, Harrington, Vaccarella, Machado, Mellen, Crutcher, Junget, Haneman, Landis, Fox, Rafter, Tikker, lverson. ll9 SPORTS CLASS BASEBALL WINNERS ROW l: Jackie Williams, Lofs Tryk, Emma Pena lCaptainl, Rosie Gallo, Yoshiko Takerniya, ROW 2: Audrey Blankenship, Evelynne Wat- son, Miss Rowan, Johnietta Polk, Phyllis Firkins, SPORTS CLASS HOCKEY WINNERS ROW l: Virginia NNright, Beverly Gray, Capt. Bettie Junget, Marie Boulware, Shannon Gregory, ROW 2: Charlotte Canning, Muriel Murray, Mary Grace Allen, Joyce Watson, Gwendolyn Copeland, Miss Mitchill, Nadine Rhoades, Noreen Harrington, Shirley Stoker, Audrey Corrigan, Edna Vaccarella. NEW G. A. A. SEATED: Gayle Ferguson, Jacqueline Cotcher, Frances l-lopperstead, June Perry, Helene Machado, STANDING: Jean Grace, Maxine Sutton, Nettie Wilson, Marilyn Lyons, Dorothy Mclntire, Barbara Stoneham, Beverly Biggs. l2O lmvnunlmmnpn is . SPORTS CLASS VOLLEYBALL WINNERS ROW l: Naomi Anderson, Ruby Donald lCapt.J, Bernice Haselswerdt, Mary Alice Madden, ROW raine Williams, Frances Krug, Jackie Donatelli. SPORTS CLASS HOCKEY WINNERS ISPRING SEMESTERI LEFT SIDE: Emma Pena, Margaret Emrich, Betty Brockert, Yoshiko Takemiya, Jackie Williams, Smith, Gwenevere Parker, Phyllis Firkins, Lucille Wilde, Betty Wilson, Jean Larson, RIGHT SIDE: Allen, Dorothy Mclntire, Wilma Brodsky, Peggy Hubley, Maxine Balfour, Betty Buck, Margaret Crutcher, June Kimura, Helene Machado. SPORTS CLASS BASEBALL WINNERS FOREGROUND: Joyce Watson, Bettie Junget, STANDING: Gwen Copeland, Audrey Corrigan, Mur Canning. 2: Miss Mitchill, Lilia Williams, Lor- Lois Tryk, Darleene Davis, Thelma Martha Smith, Glenna Hill, Patty Mellen, Helen Haneman, Lorraine iel Murray, Ethel Blessing, Charlotte l2l L l ' JR. G,A.A. BOARD ROW l: Bobbie Neff, cheer' leader, Ruth Clark, sec., Lorraine Lindberg, pres., Becky Becker, vice-pres., Connie Langes, cheer leader, ROW 2: Ann Hart, Vikings Capt., Jeanne Ann Estes, Shamrock capt., Lula Fay Colbough, Spartan capt,, Norma King, Cadet capt,, Miss Mitchill, adviser. JR. G.A.A. ROW 1: Menotti, Becker, Langes, Harper, Talley, Middfebrook, King, Perkins, Sosbee, Pabst, Wideman, ROW 2: C. Day, Colbaugh, King, Brookhart, Cullings, Estes, Marsden, Hart, Kennett, Langes, Trenouth, ROW 3: Hethcot, Bird, Pross, Lindberg, Putman, Miss Mitchill, Clark, Blake, Neff, Ferguson, Pressnall, Goldman. 7TH, STH, 9TH GRADE BASEBALL WINNERS ROW iz Monell Henry, Patsy Landis, Marilyn Steinberg, ROW 2: Shirley Smith, Thelma Richardson, Dorothy Caylor, Miss Mitchill, Mary Lafirenza, Laura Sabatino, Mrs. Dingle, Nina Sparti, Betty Mclntosh, Carol Brown. I 122 . V Q ' E Q in .. E! EI fi GIRLS AT PLAY: l, Safe on 3rd! . . . 2, "Sweet Adeline" . . . 3. Posin' pulchritude . . . 4. Gee, ain't love grand? . . . 5. Monkey business . . . 6. On guard . . . 7. Friendship, woo, woo! . . . 8. Poor excuses . . . 9. lt's a hit! . . . lO. Mmm! Whose sweater? . . . ll. Yer out! . . . l2. Playday antics . . . l3. Animal, vegetable, or mineral? . . . l4. Double exposure?? . . , 15. Left to right: Dummy-dummy . . . l6. Don't hit her! . . . l7. Well! Hello there! , . . l8. Hey, Bud, what're you doin' in here? . . . l9. Mlvlmm, are you busy tonight? . . . 20. Bully! . . . 2l. Sleeping beauty . . . 22. Hit it! . . . 23. 3 stories high . . . 24. Hi! . . . 25. Made it! . . . 26. Roll call! . . . 27. Three guesses l23 IIIIIEHIIJA AIIHIE I24 ES: O BEAUTIFUL FOR PATRIOT DREAM THAT SEES BEYOND THE YEARS THINE ALABAS-TER CITIES CLEAM UNDIIVIMED BY HUMAN TEARS! .44 . 4..,..,,, l.,-4.444 - ,4....,.+.....a lli V163 1 fin i l Dire Tum Qwtmt aw XI Thiym by gb WW: 'Mk O Q 3 big-N 0 ll' ""s1'-io if V' we if ', 4 ', "l.Z:,.f fi " 4 2.4 '::g,..: jj -,X , 911 ,. ,sae I O'-of ww .A-Q Q ,-1- .- 25:2 5 1 A-fA, .. .-, .... ga. - , . -Q V' V, A 1 f .... .... . , ' r as -' . A 1 W' ,ga , N 5 E T In x ,mf"'f- , .... , f' : L ' , : " W - 1. vm, f' M ' - - WH -'2'3:' 5 - V. , , - G, ff: M' iam- J :-- f if' 4 - 4 ,V5 Q NL.,-1' 'li 'F -, :- , , 'if :ff " Aifia V I un-new ff, X . DEDICATED T0 KATE SMITH Because of her ardent patriotism and because of the striking similarity between the foregoing stanza of "America the Beautiful" and her own devotion to Amer- ica, the staff dedicates this section of the yearbook to Kate Smith, "First Lady of Song." Love of America flares anew in every heart when Miss Smith, over the air waves, inspirationally asks that "God Bless America." P J. V in wiifffflf' ' vw We pf sffiree- 1 Jctfe Smifh KATE SMITH'S CREED AS AN AMERICAN . . I never cease thanking God that I was born and have the privilege of living in the finest country in the world-where we enjoy freedom from tyranny, freedom of thought, and freedom to follow whatever form of religion means most to us .... " K'Briefly, my creed is this:-I am proud to be an American . . . I believe in the Constif tution of the United States . . . I believe in our Democratic form of Government . . . And finally,-I believe that all those who think there is any form of government any' where else in the world which is better than ours should go - or be sent - as quickly as possible to that country to live for the rest of their lives under the form of government which they profess to prefer." EPHEBIA- Jack Jamison Earl Smith Mary Wentz Betty Church Bob Conrad Ruby Donald Virginia Shaw One of the highest and most sought-after honors that can come to a graduating senior is mem- bership in the Ephebian society, an honor organization in the Los Angeles city school system which signifies that the student has been outstanding in scholarship, leadership, sportsmanship, and serv- ice to the school. One Ephebian is selected by vote of the faculty and senior class from each forty students in the graduating class. Another honor a senior Ar can achieve is to earn a Roman Lamp, signifying life membership in the California Scholarship Federation. The coveted Roman Lamp is given after a student has been in the Delphian Society four terms, one of which must be in his senior year. HUM!-l LA PERS David Cohen Bob Blandford Earl Smith Mary Wentz Eddie Wike Betty Church Bob Conrad Marilyn Hoeck Virginia Shaw Frances Wentz Jackie Williams l28 . SE IDB DELPHIA 5 args, 4 . . 00. an nw ' nnntt Sl 4. 1 .2 :WWW f : ::: f - . r E r. t ' + 5 ' .AAVA . :--- 'AA,AA,, .,., . , -.,,: . .. -.,... ,.,"' ':'.,1 V' ' ""' 2 ff V ,.Q K k MH WN :ZVI ., .A df. -IU. .F ':9"" Q A ROW l: Cummings, Davis, Derus, Dwight, Edmondson, Ellenstein, B. Ferguson, ROW 21 G. Ferguson, Firkins, Furgeson, Fuiii, Gallagher, Glad, Good- man, ROW 3: Gottlieb, Hamil- ton, Harrington, Heacox, Hens- ley, Hiroshima, Hoeckg ROW 4: Hook, Jamison, Knochenhauer, E. Kovinick, M. Kovinick, P. Kovinick, Larson, ROW 5: J. Lewis, L. Lewis, Lindberg, Liotta, Lowe, Machado, Maguire, ROW 6: Mahoney, Markell, Marquez, Mellen, Messenger, Moore, Na- kagi, ROW 7: Nordquist, Oku- moto, Overton, Perry, Petersen, Pettit, Reimann. SE ite 1. af f 'Ri IUH OFFICERS-FIRST TERM: David Cohen, pres.: Earl Smith, vice- pres.p Virginia Shaw, sec.- treas. SECOND TERM: Elsie Kovinick, pres., Milton Maguire, vice-pres., Livingston Overton, sec.-treas. SPONSOR: Mrs. Helen Randall, ROW l: Adams, Akoury, Allen, Almeida, Asher, Avena, Barnard, ROW 2: Bernstein, Blanford, Borack, Brown, Canning, Carl- son, Church, ROW 3: Cohen, Collings, Conrad, Copeland, Cor- rigan, Cotcher, Crouch. DELPHIA 5 - i . . . 5-3 g it Ilgy 4 ,l ar ' .Q-rv, 5. -- :ilgr I '.-----' ,lge I .. . 'i ,.,., L ,335 , , . w 'vt r . f . .2 A I' Q W V -, 9 ?"""'i " ' i " zi' , W 3 : f "tt M- .4-gfwa4Hz.f, J-Lge a ,bf-10 J 1 .3 2 e Hr eftzes W. W Jail an ,min :Kyiv X' A , rx g tk i i ..,. ' P - . 1 W ' ' K! 'Q E- E Er -.., X " lbbr "". I V --"- : 1 ..,: ,..:.-' , ,. , ' - Zi' i""' .....,.. . : .... .. 'J' , ... A .M 2 W' r A " iii! Qsfuff... l i A.a21i-ih IZ9 SE IUH DELPHIA S 301- lu .. W .. ..,:., I QM, .,.. .. 0 -' :.s:, ' W'-ff' .:., .vu F OFFICERS-FIRST TERM: Bar- bara Davis, pres., Albert l-look, vice-pres., Utako Mitsuoka, sec., Donavan Martin, treas., SECOND TERM: Ruth Clark, pres., Lois McClellan, vice-pres., Gladys Derus, sec, SPONSOR: Miss Edith Burns, ROW l: Adams, Aiisaka, Almir, Anderson, Armor, Asher, Babsy John, ROW 2: Balkum, Banta, Baron, Bartfield, Bentz, Betts, Donna Bird, ROW 3: Dorothy Bird, Brookhart, B. Brown, D. Brown, L. Brown, Caqle, Chan- nell, ROW 4: Clark, Cohen, Colwell, J. Conklin, K. Conklin, Coopersmith, Corcoran, ROW 52 M, Coughenour, R. Coughenour, Cox, Curtis, Davis, Day, DeBodeg ROW 6: D. Derus, G. Derus, L. Derus, Dey, Dubert, Dingler, Doane, ROW 7: Dudley, Duron, Edwards, Enomoto, Estes, V. Fawcett, N. Fawcett. 130 1 . i 4 3 ,li A IN E. N ., , A ir.. . , , l'-9' . , 7 ,Sago ,if in UNIUH ROW l: H. Ronan, L. Ronan Rosen, Sabatino, Shaw, E, Smith T. Smith, ROW 2: Speede Takei, Vaccarella, Valdez, Wal- ton, White, Wentz, ROW 3 Wike, J. Williams, T. Williams B. Wilson, N. Wilson, Woods Yamamoto, Yumori. DELPHIA 5 . it in ..... gf? i A A .. F .f fl -'-' 1 ii ' ' 5 ani' ' vi " S - , ii w a : .,. . . W1 ' jug. I 51.5. aM?,. ,., lah . ...,..,. . :g i . 'f ' ' . .53 an an :A in ir ' 'ff 2 , . "' f v' J " el gh My ga ig f A ' T f 2 .. in f 'Jxl We . . t-" , It et n 5i x wil l V J , , 14 9 " W T fr .... awww, gl, fv . M' ,, Eqhifi HW mean 'ff i iiiif. 1.,,.,f'- A555 f I M .i ., fa ta 1 X' , -f 'fi , . It ,. 0 .- k Jr .5 g Tv , avr? " H as 4 . . A A .. gg Q it-on-3, ii 7 S I " wig gp. V ..... N J t I it ief fgf ,X fx up ,, ' A.. " Q-M jJj"'5 --.-: 1 2-2 , fwi,-wW.wi ,,,, UNIIJH IJELPHIHN fp, ,eb .wk. rnkf i Av, -Wg . ,- ' .. ' W, - 5 5 " 5 ,,,,, ffl 2 ai: -K-' ' ' in ii ll ,lr , I Q, 34 k'b y W l M 3 'V 2 , of V W' . ,, a ,Mi A ,, 5 A , , ,. .,,. ,. f.N,, .3 5 Wwwywu M Wm . V Va gk, A mv WF ., .-iw, . M g t gg w i . .wee we fy e e. .,g ,.+, ay i 'ff 5 Y 1., , , ' '- "" I Y: .,,. . A. 2 'Quai if B, Ah ' '?'ri2?I Row 11 Ferguson, Fiorkeff, -- ,O , ' H A . Gillette, Glad, Goldman, Gold- gjg-W .Elf A g' V dna 3 r . man, Goodman, ROW 2: Greg- ' gd' ' -'V ---' .3 ., f ,,,,.,,x ',QU',l ory, Gretsch, Gritton, Hamilton, , ,..,. 5. , Q.-,:, 4, w 'K' .?.,,,.:gj,g. ..- -"- 3 2- Harris, Hart, Hawley, ROW 3. , ' NJ 3, " ' Hook, Hume, Johnson, Keller, A "" l A ' ' ' F W, King, Kneeland, M. Kovinick. ' 1 5 ' 4 . 1 A W- Y I I L. V, ' -qi if iam 1 9, QW fs' iw W. 'sw was FT ima vm 1 ,Q so as ,. u . i u iw V 1 .4 f .. 'ff .. f. 'N 5 -- ' ' ' -f-- V fjfoff M L . , - N I 7 'atv s M g ,gk gp. 1 11:1 . Qf.,3- 'A' at .3 4' 'V 1- ' ,i-vi . iii.. .Y Jiri, 'Z R 532923 "z i" .:-' ,, ar f' A 131- :QMUE-rw? mn 'WEE 33114. . 1. 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Md, ,gi ROW li Lucille Larson, Mar- gery Larson, Richard Larson, Howard Lewis, June Lewis, Lowe, Lyle, ROW 2: Markel, Martin, McClellan, Middlebrook, Miyake, Moon, Nelsen, ROW 3: Nemetz, North, Oden, Okumura, Ortiz, Pabst, Perry, ROW 4: Pesman, Petersen, Pitina, Press- nall, Reitman, Rockwell, Gayle Rogers, ROW 5: Gweneth Rogers, Rosewell, Selser, Smith, Sparti, Stewart, Sullivan, ROW 6: Takesaki, Talbot, Talley, Taravella, Taylor, Tittle, Tom- ita, ROW 7: Tomita, Trenouth, Troendly, Walton, Wideman, Witmond, Wulke, Ybarrondo. l3l I G H T 5 FIRST SEMESTER LEFT TO RIGHT: Dave Cohen, Bud McCormac, Henry Schade, Mr. Pollich, Sammie Caylor, Art Adams, Bob Young, Irving Williams, Mickey Doyle, Farron Brumfield, Earl Smith, Johnnie LaFirenza, Harold Thompson, Eugene Pope, Jack Bushman, Dick Cosenza. On the morning of November lO, ten charter members of the newly founded Knights of Venice High were formally initiated into Knighthood at a student body assembly by visiting Knights from Gardena and their sponsor, Reginald Moore. These ten charter members, selected from among the out- standing boys in the twelfth grade, were Bob Young lcommanderl, Richard Cosenza lscribel, Earl Smith lsergeant-at-armsl, Henry Schade, lack Bush- man, Bud McCormac, Eugene Pope, Mickey Doyle, Farron Brumfield, and john LaFirenza. This new organization, forerunner of two somewhat similar groups for lower grade boys, is an honor and service club sponsored by Principal Ray- mond E. Pollich, the boys being chosen because of outstanding service and loyalty to the student body. Second term officers were Mickey Doyle, com- mander, john LaFirenza, scribe, and Art Adams, sergeant-at-arms. Among the first duties assumed by the Knights was that of raising and lowering the flag. They also sponsored a clean-up campaign. ' SEEIJNR SEMESTER John LaFirenza, Art Adams, Ralph Kinney, Farron Brumfield, Jack Bushman, Bud McCormac, Eugene Pope, Sammie Caylor, David Ward, Harold Thompson, Mickey Doyle, Mr. Pollich, Vito Monteleone, Bill Barnes, Milton Maguire, Ed Lott. l32 . ,l.1..lil- FIRST SEMESTER L A D I E STANDING LEFT TO RIGHT: Shirley Chandler, Naomi Anderson, Frances Wentz, Jackie Williams, Vir- gxnia Shaw SEATED: Mrs. Sallee, Betty Church, Grace Landis, Mary Wentz, Mary Alice Madden, Lynore enger To stand for high ideals of womanhood among the girls of Venice High School, and to strive to create an atmosphere conducive to the development of this ideal is the purpose of the Venetian Ladies, newly-formed service and honor organization. During the first semester the faculty chose ten girls to be charter members because of their outstanding leadership, scholarship, and good citizenship rating. Officers for the first term were Frances Wentz, First Lady, and Lynore Wenger, secretary. Other charter members were Mary Wentz, Grace Landis, Naomi Anderson, Shirley Chandler, jackie Williams, Mary Alice Madden, Betty Church, and Virginia Shaw. Officers for the second semester were Betty Church, First Lady, and Bettie lunget, secretary. Other girls chosen for the spring session were La Verne Higham, june Marinelli, Audrey Corrigan, Beverly Cray, Helen Haneman, Mary Anne Woodley, Evelynne Watson, Ruby Donald, Lorraine Williams, and Betty Hamilton. SEEIINR SEMESTER g FRONT: Ruby Donald, Evelyn Watson, Mary Ann Woodley, Betty Hamilton, Mrs, Sallee Betty Church Audrey Corrigan, Virginia Shaw, June Marinelli, Beverly Gray, BACK ROW: Frances Wentz Jackie Williams, Helen Haneman, Bettie Junget, Lorraine Vlfilliams, ,.l. 1. PA l OFFICERS: Albert Hook, head Page, Howard Dey, asst. head Page, Tommy Ajisaki, clerk, G. H. Womble, sponsor. PURPOSE: to promote a better junior high school by being ready at all times to assist or give services that are needed. ROW I: lForegroundl1 Tommy Aii- saka, Albert Hook, Row 2: lSeatedl, Bud Widney, Donovan Martin, Toshio Enomoto, Julian Reitman, Howard Dey, Robert Lavering, George Lyle, Row 3: Robin McClinton, Dick Derus, Robert Proffitt, Richard Larson, Wilbert Smith, ROW 4: Irwin Bartfield, Dan North, G. H. Womble, Advisor, Roosevelt Wil- son. EE TES J! I nah OFFICERS: Robert Lagee, pres., Earl James, vice-pres., Harvey Johnson, sec,, Ralph Manzer, treas., William Lustie, sponsor. PURPOSE: service or- ganization to care for off-grounds, halls, and entering and leaving busses and P.E. cars, ROW I: Robert Pena, Arcadio Almeida, Victor Liotta, Ralph Manzer, Fred Hook, Buddy Heacox, Earl James, Ri- ioso Yamamoto, ROW 2: James Nickell, Rob Path, Osamu Yumori, Mr. Lustie, Oscar Paul, Irving Rosen, Harvey John- son, ROW 3: Bruce Ferguson, Robert Fowler, Jim Akoury, Rudolph Schmitz, Charles Ellis. I34 OFFICERS: Jeanne Ann Estes, pres., Rosemary Talley, acting sec., Sponsor, Miss Helen Copeland. PURPOSE: to serve the Jr. High School girls by con- ducting various activities. ROW I: Ann Hart, Ruth Claybough, June DeBode, Patsy Landis, Laurel- deane Cox, Celia Pesman, Wanda Brown, Lorraine Pressnal, Ruth Clark, Donna Brown, Shirley Smith, Joanne Brookhart, Dorothy Bird, ROW 2: June Lewis, Virginia Fawcett, Angela Nel- son, Catherine Conklin, Renee Wide- man, Lulu Fay Colbough, Miss Cope- land, Jeanne Ann Estes, Virginia Field- er, Geraldine Cagle, June Gretch, Bon- nie Harris, Rosemary Tally. LIONS' CLUB ORATORICAL CONTEST "Over Here and Over There" was the topic for the interstate oratorical contest sponsored by the California-Nevada Lions' Club. Winning Venice orator was Milton Maguire, who then competed in the district meet but was eliminated from further com- petition by the Hamilton contestant. Ethel Schiner lcenter in picturel placed second in the school contest, with Shirley Fox, third. "GONDOiLA" WINNERS "The Condola," creative writing booklet, made its debut on the campus this year and won acclaim because of the excellence of the student material it contained. Six Vene- tians received awards for outstanding crea- tive work. From left to right in the picture are Billy Wensloff, whose poem, "Morning Star," won first place, jackie Cotcher, who won third place for her poem, "Big Bear Lakeg" Steve jamison, whose "Sea Code" rated third in the prose section, Barbara Ellenstein, winner of second poetry award for her "Life in the Open," and Arcadio Almeida, who won first place in the prose division with his "Charades." AMERICAN LEGION ESSAY CONTEST "What lt Means to Be an American" was the topic of a written essay contest sponsored by the American Legion. Sara MacC-eorge lwho appears first on the left in the picturel not only won first place in the senior high division of the school contest, but placed second in the district elimina- tion. Other winners, listed in the order in which they appear in the picture, were Edythe Carlson, second in the senior high school contest, Marguerite Ybarrondo, first in the junior high division, and Dan North, second in the junior high section. IOURNALISM AWARDS journalistic awards came to the "Oars- man" during the first semester under the editorship of Earl Smith. A ribbon, show- ing third place rating in the Los Angeles Community Chest Publications contest, was won by the Oarsman for its coverage of Community Chest news. ln competition with twenty-seven other schools, the jan- uary issues of the paper placed fourth in a U. S. C. journalism contest. These awards were given to the papers showing greatest uniform improvement over those of the preceding year. ATHLETICS, HEALTH in-""""' l36 FOOTBALL AWARDS Bud McGormac lthird from rightl won football honors by placing as halfback on the All-Western team, third-string half- back on the All-City team, and by winning the Griffin trophy for most valuable player. Others appearing in picture from left to right are Bob Doyle, All-Western tackle, Rosier, All-Western center, Kovinick, co- winner of Griffin trophy, Bushman, second- string All-Western quarterback, and Bey- routy, second-string All-Western halfback. Rosier also placed as outfielder on the first- string All-Western baseball team. THREE CHAMPIONSHIPS Athletic laurels came to Venice when three of her teams proved of championship caliber. The lightweight football team, cap- tained by james Caylor, tied for the cham- pionship with the L. A. Romans. The Gee basketball team, captained by high point man Arcadio Almeida, carried off the Western League championship while the Dee basketball quintet, captained by Dick Williams, high point man, became undis- puted champions. TOP-NOTCHERS The highest honor a Venetian G.A.A. member can receive is to be named a Top- Notcher. Top-Notchers are chosen at the close of each semester from senior A's in the sports classes by the G.A.A. advisers. These girls must be outstanding in sports- manship, scholarship,and leadership. Naomi Anderson, G.A.A. president lappearing at the left in the picturel, and Mary Alice Madden, Lettergirl president, received this honor during the first term. Top-Notchers for the second semester had not been se- lected when the yearbook went to press. HEALTH ESSAY CONTEST All the English classes participated in a written essay contest on the topic "How to Keep Myself Physically and Mentally Fit for My Daily Work." Placing first in the senior high division was Fred Hook, member of Miss Schrack's Bll English class, who ap- pears third from left in the picture. ln the junior high section, first place honors went to four girls in Miss East's B8 class who collaborated in writing a play. Appear- ing from left to right, they are Angela Nel- son, Geraldine Gagle, Barbara Wilmot, and Donna Brown. ALL-CITY ORCHESTRA Three senior high and three junior high Venetians won musical honors by being ac- cepted as members of the All-City Orches- tra. Verla Ludlow played first cellog Hubert High, second violin, and Helen Ronan, sec- ond clarinet, in the All-City Senior Orches- tra. ln the All-City junior Orchestra Rudy Powell played second trombone, Donald C-il- bert, second violin, and Don Ray, the tym- pani. These musical students appear in the picture in the following order: Rudy Powell, Donald C-ilbert, Don Ray, Verla Ludlow, Hubert High, and Helen Ronan. MUSICAL SCHOLARSHIP A scholarship of one hundred dollars and title of "best instrumentalist in the tenth district of the state of California" came to an outstanding Venice music student, june Aiken. Competing with some of the most distinguished instrumentalists from the Los Angeles high schools, june placed first in this music contest, sponsored by the P.T.A. The selections she played on the piano were her own composition, "Impromptu," and "Prelude" and "Fugue" by Mendelssohn. A CAPPELLA CHOIR AWARD Not content with winning second place in the district music contest held at Occi- dental College, the Venice A Cappella Choir in May entered the Southern Music Confer- ence contest, which includes Southern Cali- fornia, Arizona, and Nevada. Madeleen Fix and Dorothe Huntington placed second in the solo division and the choir also won honors by placing second in the group con- test. ln the photograph are Madeleen Fix, Dorothe Huntington, Mr. Reid Cox, direc- tor, and Dale De jarnatt, president of the Choir. POTTERY AWARDS Two students in Mrs. Cladys Finley's pottery class received certificates of awards from the San Francisco Fair for their out- standing creative work which was on dis- play at Treasure Island. leanette Fink lap- pearing at the left in photographl fashioned a pitcher of yellow-green color with cut-in floral design, while an ivory colored bowl with an informal design all done in slip glaze was another object of beauty, this one designed and moulded by Merle Patterson. r-"""'W ' -T MUSIC A ll ART .Ht tg., E iii X ii I 1 l37 YUIN H AMERICA HE IEWS :- . Jiffy 138 AMERICA? AMERICA? COD SHED HIS GRACE ON THEE AND CROWN THY GOOD WITH BROTHERHOOD FROM SEA TO SHININC. SEA! "' '1 1 s 3 EN 4 3 i A L 1 N N W , E 'z Z i f v-,i - V DEDICATED T0 THE FIRST LADY To Eleanor Roosevelt, gracious First Lady of the Land, whose heart has always been in sympathy with the youth of the nation, Young America, as represented by the Gondolier staff, respectfully dedi- cates this section. The staff feels that Mrs. Roosevelt, through her interest in Pan-Americanism, through her appeals for such international organizations as the Red Cross, typifies as no one else could the words of the refrain, "And crown thy good with brotherhood, from sea to shin- mg sea". if A g7ACU'l0l" 0058118 f 'rv-1: wr-nr: House wAsHmcYoN Merch ll, 101.0 Ely c1earm1S5B1ner: I am te-king this ooportunity to expressnhrouglx the pages of your yearbook, my good wishes to the students of the Venice High School. Very sincerely yours, K Q, 0 I ,ff Q f nf. 1.3 ,.A,.,, il ,,r,-,f Q. ., mtg Q-Rf '1 vkifexz 'fl f ,A,A" -. - -,A.'., . ,,.:. I iw f ,. -..I - .,.. . 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OCT. 25 . . . GIRLS' PLAYDAY It's play time! And girls from Gardena, Wash- ington, Manual Arts, and Venice are assembled for an afternoon of fun and good fellowship. Volley- ball is the chief sport of the playday, which feat- ures a HaIlowe'en theme. G.A.A. Prexy Naomi An- derson and her committees present entertainment afterwards, followed by dancing and refreshments. NOV. I7 . . .COMMUNITY CHEST DRIVE With more money taken in than ever before, the sixteenth annual Community Chest drive comes to a successful conclusion. On a giant scoreboard de- signed-by Milton Maguire, classes are represented by players on a gridiron. Winners of the contest are the high n' mighty seniors. A Community Chest assembly and stirring campaign song, written by Mrs. Sallee, help put over the drive. NOV. I7 . . .VENICE vs. L. A. The fighting Gondoliers upset all pre-game pre- dictions by thumping the championship Romans I9 to I3 in a football match that will go down in Western League football history. Fullbaclc Bud McCormac gives bleacher fans a thrill as he gallops fourteen yards to the final touchdown. This win puts the Gondoliers in a tie for second place in final league standings. NOV. 22 . . . KNIGHTS INSTALLED IIIIII5 , A .I Students witness a solemn ceremony as Gardena I... .I -:2-' 3 A 11...,..g if High School Knights initiate ten outstanding senior ul -,P I boys of Venice into Knighthood. Charter members F? V g! iz of this honor and service organization at Venice are -gii I headed by Bob Young, commander, Richard Cosen- if it x S ' . 2 532 fp za, scribeg and Earl Smith, sergeant-at-arms. 9' 'I ...-' Q' Knights may easily be recognized on the campus 'rl . . gizn' by their red sweaters with gold insignia. I -' .- . ...- I V '....... HI-LITES UPF LLTEHIVI 4 DEC. l2 , . . CHRISTMAS PAGEANT "Peace on earth, good-will toward men" is in the hearts of all Venetians. lt's the Christmas sea- son and the music department, assisted by English and dramatics students, honors the occasion by pre- senting a special assembly at which carols and Christmas hymns are sung and inspiring tableaux are staged. Homerooms, imbued with the yule-tide spirit, prepare boxes of foodstuffs for needy fam- ilies. IAN. 5 . . . SPINSTERS' PROM "lt's Leap Year, girls. Get your man." Venetian- ettes, adopting this battle-cry, get their men and bring them to the Spinsters' Prom, which proves to be one of the high-lights of the year. Chuck McKenny's "swing" band holds forth and after- wards refreshments of ice-cream sundaes and ice- box cookies are served the dancers. IAN. lO . . . LADIES INSTALLED Venetian Knights need a counterpart, so the Venetian Ladies' group comes into being at an im- pressive candle-light service at which the ten char- ter members are introduced by Mrs. Sallee. Frances Wentz heads this honor club as "First Lady," with Lynore Wenger as secretary. lAN. I9 . . . "NIGHT OF lAN. l6Tl-l" Who killed Bjorn Faulkner? At least it wasn't his beautiful private secretary, Karen Andre. Thrill- ing, exciting, breath-taking is the mystery-drama, "Night of january l6th," presented by the winter class of '40, under the direction of Mrs. Ruth Rous. At the end of the play, a jury, chosen from among the audience, finds Karen Andre lplayed by Lynore Wengerl not guilty. FEB. l . . . COMMENCEMENT With serious mien and newly acquired dignity, the seniors of Winter '40 clad in caps and gowns of royal blue, march to the strains of the "Coronation March" to the stage to receive their diplomas. lt's graduation night or Commencement, for which their twelve years of education have been but a preparation. HI-LITE5 UF FALL TERM HI-LITE5 ur FEB. 2l . . . HELLO DAY Traditional "Hello Day" is celebrated at Venice High to enable students to make new acquaint- ances. A dance in the girls' gymnasium, movies in the auditorium, and athletic events like badminton, ping pong, and horseshoes are being enjoyed dur- ing the extended lunch period. Vice-Prexy jackie Williams is largely responsible for the successful occasion. FEB. 23 . . . SENIOR SWEATER DAY Senior A's celebrate Sweater Day with a gala banquet in the cafeteria, followed by an assembly that according to most Venetians, is the best one presented so far this year. Bud McCormac draws many laughs in his portrayal of the judge of the mock court. The day of celebration ends with a dance attended by senior A's, all garbed in their maroon and white sweaters. MARCH I5 . . . COTTON AND CORD PROM Shure an' it must be near good St. Patrick's Day. Cayly decorated in green and white and carrying out a St. Patrick's Day theme, the gym is the set- ting for an informal Cotton and Cord Prom at which a gay and hilarious time is had by the great number present. Highlighting the event is the crowning of Evelynne Watson as "Queen of the Prom." APRIL I . . . SLACK DAY Slacks of every color, pattern, and style are pre- valent on the campus today and skirts are cer- tainly not in evidence. The reason? lt's Slack Day, sponsored by the C-irls' League who hope to make this an annual affair. Venetianettes are heartily in favor of this plan. APRIL I5 . . . CONDOLIER DRIVE The Condolier subscription drive reaches a suc- cessful conclusion with l,753 subscribers, a total of l9I over last year's yearbook purchasers. The senior A's, the Bll home-rooms of Mrs. Kirby and Mr. Riley, and Mr. Harris's All's all reach IOO per cent. Miss Orton's dramatics class puts the drive over by presenting a clever skit at the opening pep assembly. SPHI E TERM MAY 3 . . . LADS' AND DADS' BANQUET A Lads' and Dads' Banquet, sponsored by the Varsity V, is highlighted by the appearance of Babe Horrell, U.C.L.A. football coach, as guest speaker. Bud McCormac is master of ceremonies. After the banquet, thrilling volleyball matches are played in the gym and guests are treated to tumbling and wrestling exhibitions. MAY IO. . . "lUNE MAD" The summer '40 class presents a hilarious com- edy of adolescent life, "june Mad," starring Betty johnson as the tomboy who suddenly becomes boy- conscious. Ned Dressler plays the part of the col- lege "killer-dilIer" and Ray Furgeson of the boy next door. Miss Orton is the director of this lively, up-to-date comedy. MAY I7 . . . TEA FOR MOTHERS Mothers of girls from the A9 through the twelfth grade are guests at a Mothers' Tea spon- sored by the Girls' League. All mothers and women teachers receive gay corsages of spring flowers upon entering the library door. Music is played by a girls' string trio while refreshments of punch and cookies are served. Betty Church, social chairman, is in charge of the tea. MAY 24 . . . SPRINC MUSIC FESTIVAL Music lovers form an appreciative audience at the annual spring music festival tonight. Selections by the junior band, junior and senior orchestra, girls' glee clubs and choruses, and the A Cappella Choir comprise this outstanding musical entertain- ment. Barbara Simons, who has won laurels as a violinist, is guest soloist. IUNE Zl .. .SENIOR BANQUET Senior Ayes gather tonight to bid their last fare- well to Venice High at a memorable senior banquet. Bud McCormac, senior A prexy, officiates as mas- ter of ceremonies. As part of the program, the class will and prophecy are read aloud, Table decora- tions carry out the theme of graduation. HI-LITE5 UF SPHI I3 TERM ill wrap: ff rlmg fag fm QQCYSQA MACYUVRE 7 HMV"" U1 I THINK THIS mmnom Q mov' eusrf-was is ffuimy To ae ALL RIGHT-. no 5.15.41 scszuss ENTER S REA'-M5 of V'H'5A' ,ggqir GSIQJNBEg:a':,Sor?E?.lgr?1we1eH1s. V ' ' if 5gf'9Qfx- . , Q. ' Ufa 'Wan a Aww.-T Non-EN lj 1 ' VE ' EE 0 . f. 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Summer School Venice High School Graduates Get On Someone's Payroll Three Months Sooner By Entering Our Summer School Immediately After Graduation. Willis Can Train You and Willis Will Place You. Willis Santa Monica Business College 1443 Fourth Street, S. M. R. E. PARKER, Owner S. M. 51069 0 Compliments of W. A. GOODMAN fr SONS SPORTING GOODS i029 S. Broadway Pl. Los Angeles 4 1-1 COMPLIMENTS OF J, ,,7- WV" J AN OLD FRIEND what cv 1 f OF THE Qu 21 a' , f " QONDOLIER if u- . ' 4 ' , A o Mission Engraving Co. 421 East Sixth St ,Z ac: Orchard 7-2633 Res. Parkway 5475 f' TSXQNA' U , Q-,Congratulations A l, LJ L E P V ' ' to the We keep on file all negatives of Graduating ClaSS pictures taken in this annual. Duplicates can be obtained at any of time. SUMMER '40 o I 0 LINDBURG PORTRAIT G' COMMERCIAL STUDIOS Southern California Water Co . . 320 E. 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