Vermont Academy - Wildcat Yearbook (Saxtons River, VT)

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In appreciation of the service he has renclereol both to Verinont Academy anol to as, we, the Class of 1938, decli- cate this oolanie of the WILDCAT to Leainon F. White. WI LDCA T BOARD BACK Row: Elston, Mr. Boysx den, Casale. if FRONT Row: Huntley, Downgg X l u R. Smith. , MXN x .N ,D Q .' f lx ix 4 1 ll ' 2 xlxli le +5 S 3 S x 5x ' .. ,1 5 N I 5. W7 , f NN- , X X I A 'Ty 5 , f x A fd 1 e A A X A iff' IFF' Xe' sexe f ' FA Y i A BACK Row: Mr. Bowman, Mr. Hayes, Mirxl-I - ris, Mr. Malcolm, Mr. den, Mr. Browd Mr. Holbrook. - AX X A FRONT ROW: Mr. Parker, Mr. Dunn, Mr. r. Tripp, Mr. Markosfkg. X . X. LOUIS GARDNER GRAVES NICKNAME: HOBBY: ADDRESS: ACTIVITIES: "Ay, every inch a king." "Louie" Traveling. 133 Elm Street, Bennington, Vermont. Football 13, 4'f1, Baseball 13, 41, Hockey 13"l, 41, Vice-Pres. Outing Club 141, Pres Literary Society 131, Riae Club 141, Class Pres. 141. AFTER GRADUATION: College. A more capable president would be hard to find.. Louis' Outing Club trips to Pleasant Valley, along with his genial, friendly manner, will long be remembered. ...Dr . WILLIAM LANSING CURTIS ' "All the world's a stage." G " Q N ICKNAME : HOBBY: ADDRESS: ACTIVITIES: "Bill." Fishing, huntin , dramatics. 172 Shawmut ivenue, Marlboro, Mass. Football 13, 4"'1, Basketball 131, 431, Captain 141, Tennis 131, Track 141, Sec.-Treas. Drama- tic Club,131, Pres. 141, Glee Club 131, Sports Editor Life 13, 41, Capen Reading Prize 131, Vice-Pres. Senior Class 141. 1 AFTER GRADUATION: Undecided. Bill is a favorite of everyone as reader, actor, leader, Shoe sales- man, friend. We expect to see "Bill Curtis" in lights at some Broad- way theatre before long. STANLEY EDWFAR "He rushed mm ,z a' d ost fighting zz' 5' NICKNAME: "Sta ' ee-Gee." ' 1 I J HOBBY: Rea n . , , ADDRESS: 30 Rapalu - reet Zn r ard, Mass. ACTIVITIES: Football 1 :"1 etbalI.14ff1 ase all 141, Sec. Seaio , ass 141. v ' AFTER GRADUATION: College. We may forget many things, ut we'lT ned forget Stan's last basket in the second overtime of the Cushing ame. This was only H ' one example of Gee-Gee's" athletic prowess. e all like him and wish him the best of luck. A ,J A A f EUGENE FRANCIS REDLON A M , 1 "I love fools' experimentsg f , I am always making them? , A NICKNAME: "Gene," "Mudflats." ,111 rt lf! 1 HOBBY: Mechanics. . 6, u ADDRESS: South Duxbury, Mass. " ACTIVITIES: AFTER GRADUATION: J. V. Football 141, J. V. Hockey 13, 41, Base- ball Manager 13:", 4:"1, Orchestra 13, 41, Dramatic Club 141, Glee Club 13, 41, Pres. 1415 Outing Club 131, Treas. Senior Class 141 Business School. New words for Old songs are "Gene's" mania. He also likes to mend hopeless wrecks of clocks. "Mudf'lats" always has a song and a laugh for every occasion. The Glee Club will miss him next year. "' Varsity letter. J . . . X x ,C Mei. fha farm R UR -1, H "A rhap ody of words." N NICKNAME: "Doc." .' HOBBY: Clothes and bridge. ADDRESS! 2715 Biddle Avenue, Wyandotte, Mich. ACTIVITIES! Football 145, Skiing 145, Tennis 145, Life Board 145, Dramatic Club 145, French Club 145, Finals Barrett Speaking Contest 145. AFTER GRADITATIONZ Brown. Our "Esquire Man" ,from Michigan has impressed us with his contributions to the Dramatic Club and the Life, and his ability as a student. ' 2 f ,f fi ' 4 1 , ' 1 ,fpfy I N 'if c 1 W V' s C1571 I 5 ""'?ffif.f..Lai4',' 'fblmf A 2' f . Q ,iff Afyqff' rf , sf , . fi . WILLIAM ANDREWS 13,74 . ' . , . . . "He wears the rose of youth upon him." I NICKNAME: "Bill." HOBBY: Stamp Collecting. ADDREss: 5 Sage Terrace, Scarsdale, New York. ACTIVITIES: Basketball 13, 45, Tennis 13, 45, Glee Club 13, 45, Sec. 145, Dramatic Club 13, 45, Editor- in-Chief Life 145. AFTER GRADUATION: Middlebury. As Editor of the Life, Bill has been responsible for a magazine that we are proud of. Also he has contributed much to the Glee Club and the Dramatic Club. Where there's a bridge game, there's "Bil1." I ' I RICHARD WRIGHT BALDWIN 08' "Stalwart and steady." NICKNAME: "Dick." v HOBBY: Hiking and collecting postcards. ADDRESS! 145 Edfingham Place, Westfield, New Jersey. ACTIVITIES: Football 1455, Track 145, Dramatic Club 145, Glee Club 145 . AFTER GRADUATION! Dartmouth. A fine student, a good football man, and an excellent dancer - that-'s "Dick." If he maintains the record he has begun, success , must surely come his way. JOHN FRANCIS, BATES "His partners at the whist club said That he was faultless 'in his dealings." NICKNAME: "Batesie," "Jack" HOBBY! Stamps, dancing, bridge, pingpong. ADDRESS: 6 Elbridge Road, New Britain, Conn. ACTIVITIES: J. V. Football 145, Hockey 1455, Baseball 145, ' Riiie Club 145, Dramatic Club 145. AFTER GRADUATION: Business School. Wherever therels a bridge game or an argument, "Jack" is usually there. "Jack" is well versed in alibis to explain the numerous Nshinersl' which he wore around the campus with the finesse of a prize-fighter. Although his carefree nature has caused him many headaches, it has also won him many friends. "' Varsity letter. ANDREW DON BITGOOD "On with the dance: let joy be unconjinedf' N ICKNAME: "Andy." HOBBY: Music. 'ADDRESSZ Highland Street, Moosup, Conn. ACTIVITIES: Basketball 135, Track Manager 145, Dramatic Club 12, 3, 45, Glee Club 12, 35, Outing Club 12, 3, 45, Orchestra 145. AFTER GRADUATION: University of New Hampshire. Never inimically inclined, "Andy" lends a cheery aspect to the classroom, the di ing table, and all other phases of Vermont Academy life. His pe ormance on the drums gets the approbation and disdain of his fel W students. QR ROBERT ELDREDGE BLOOD, JR. "Can one desire too much of a good thing?" NICKNAME: "Bob." HOBBY: Athletics. ADDRESS: 10 Fuller Terrace, Swampscott, Mass. ACTIVITIES: Football 12'f, 3"', 415, Co-Captain 145, Hockey 123, 38, 4"'5, Captain 145, Baseball 12"', 3"'5, Track 145, Rifle Club 145, Life Board 145. AFTER GRADUATION: Amherst. "Bob" is our super athlete and has had his share of captaincies this year. It will be a long time before we forget that intercepted pass in the '36 K. U. A. football game. We know "Bob" will make out as well in college as he has here. saga' ' ' JAMES GARFIELD BUCKLEY "That man hath music in himself." NICKNAME: "Jim." HOBBY: Collecting coins. ADDRESS: 29 Waverly Street, Brockton, Mass. ACTIVITIES: J. V. Football 145, French Club 145, Glee Club 145. AFTER GRADUATION: Amherst. ' Almost every day "Jim" has an hour's session with the piano IH Alumni. Sometimes because of It he even forgets to go to dinner. ' 4.1311-fv +' WW MW WW wma ' B ADFORD D. BUSH "I am as honest as any man living." NICKNAME: "Brad," "Braddy." HOBBY: Radios and electricity. ADDRESS: Newfane, Vermont. ACTIVITIES: J. V. Football 11, 25, Football 13, 45, J. V. Basketball 11, 2, 45, Skiing 135, J. V. Baseball 11, 25, Baseball 13"', 45, Glee Club 11, 2, 3, 45, Dramatic Club 11, 2, 3, 45, Sec.-Treas. 145, Rifle Club 145. AFTER GRADUATION: Undecided. As mailman, storekeeper and regular fellow, "Brad" is right there every minute. He IS also the athletic poet of the class. "' Varsity letter. DANIEL ROBERT CASALE ' ji "A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece ljokjl Wie." NIOKNAME: "Dan." K ' HOBBY: Journalism, dra ti . I X ADDRESS: 27 Vivian St , N 'ita' ICO . ACTIVITIES! Football C , 5, d C , Outing Club C3, ,' Sec reas Y 45, e C3, 45, Busine ag C 5, Drlamagc Club C3, 45, Vice C45 eG1uyl45 ldcat, Business Man C45, epic, C5 45, Dance Com- 3 - . IJ C l , I ' AFTER GRADUATION: xl 5 i Wi U "Dan" is a good frien to eve one A a r d fello ' to know. His greatest asset is his ready smile. H a go, business man and a fine actor. ' li 5 li. ik Nl A Wifl W. . all ya? Essflasfs, 1 I 1 2 l I' greqfabg X pargonfiymajgirneyplasloood fybmcarriagef' ,u5ii1:E'BfIf'IfFfilQllf ' A fi K5 lil' ADDR : ,-lj, 'il' .Stag Av. restville., Conn i LX! i A 'fy TIES t 4' f45 Life Board C45 I' r.rllI. I ' A , k Wil 5 , Ed N-Chief Q45, Dramatic Club, ,T A 1, ami ancefl ittee C45, Outing .I 4 -.I P 1 HFTJER GXIEXAMIA ON? D Vt oulth. J J K gYokxfcai1't1 ep a an do D ppendicitis did keep Fritz N155 olitm foo V l ut h c e ba k strong to represent V. AL in basket- tff nd X . ergetic, ooperation in every school activity X ,W s enjlt' ed "F z' to all of us. ' I - X KENNETH DWIGHT DUGGAN "Industry is the keynote fof . , ' NIOKNAME: Xlilenf' '1 ' A , HOBBY: t leticgydftave . ADDRESS! X 27pYCli ton Avenue ' as-on-Hudson, . . f ACTIVI Es: 4 Z, Basketball C45,Te SC4 , Sec.-Treas. French ll Club C45 Glee Club C45. 3 RAIKTION' Amherst or Wesleyan. A . ' "Ken" takes his school work just as seriously as he does his dge game. Here's one fellow who shouldn't have any trouble hitting the top rung of the ladder of success. He's a friend whose sound advice will be sought for and heeded. S ' I 1 I, ROBERT HARRY ELSTON X 'Xi f - "Sound, sound the clarion." . N.: X NICKNAME: "Bob." A 5 I HOBBY: Music. f xx ADDRESS: 1 Dana Road, Hanover, N. H. ' ACTIVITIES: Football, Manager C4"'5, Hockel Q41"'5, Tiinis 245, Band Q45, Orchestra C45, cat B ard 4 . X N 5 AFTER GRADUATION: Dartmouth. R., 5 6 s, Our maestro of swing, "Bob" plays a mean clagiet aidxcan "jam" on any time. Many an opposing wing has wish than ,'Bob" wasn't playing defense for the V. A. Hockey Teanirs.. I ! if Varsity letter. if W, NICKN.k : HOBBY! ADDRESS! ACTIVITIES: X BERT CHAPLIN EMERSON e was a man of an unbounded stomach." "Bob," "Bucket" Skiing. The Emerson Inn, Intervale, N. H. Football 131, 4"'1, C0-Captain 141, Skiing 13"', 431, Captain 141, Baseball 141, Dramatic Club 13, 41, Life Board 13, 41. AFTER GRADUATION: New Hampshire University. When winter comes to Vermont Academy, "Bucket" lives for nothing but skiing. His prowess in this and in football have led him to captaincies in each sport. I 5 .ml .JJ IRVIN G EN SIGN FENTON 7 ,He 0 0 : : o "Silence is sweeter than speech." aw I ,ZA NICKNAME: "Ensign," "Hook" 559115 ' HCBBY: Camping trips, Swimming. ADDRESS: 39 Wellesley Street, Pittsfield, Mass. ,f ACTIVITIES: DV. Football 141, J. V. Hockey 141, Bus jlflff 4 . AFTER GRADUATION: College. "Irv" is a conscientious fellow when it comes to studying, but he always is in on the fun when that time comes. We all like him and wish him lots of success. DONALD REID FREY . "And the night shall be filled with music." NICKNAME: HOBBY: ADDRESS: ACTIVITIES: UD U Music. ' Saxtons River, Vermont. J. V. Football 12, 31, J. V. Basketball 11, 21 Basketball 13, 4"i1, J. V. Baseball 11, 2, 31, Baseball 141, Life Board 131, Orchestra 11, 3, 41, Dramatic Club 13, 41, Glee Club 11, 2, 3, 41, Quartet 13, 41. ! AFTER GRADUATION! Undecided. Don has been exceedingly active in outside activities. He has a good baritone voice and has been a mainstay of this year's basket- ball team. We'll all miss his flaming hair and friendly smile. NICKNAME : HOBBY : ADDRESS : ACTIVITIES : RUSSELL BURTON FRITZ "The mirror of all courtesy." "Russ" Swimming. 63 Marvel Road, New Haven, Conn. J. V. Basketball 141, Baseball 141. AFTER GRADUATION! College. Although he does come from New Haven "Russ" never has much to say in public, but the Jones Hall boys appreciate his humor and friendly ualities. Q "' Varsity letter. s 1 f an ,, l fl I ij lf! J ai X IC' 5b 7fi220'?'4"' I f , W RICHARD RALPH GRAVES " "A hit, a very palpable hit!" ' !-QA! NICKNAME: "Punchy." LW! HOBBY: Touring. ADDRESS: Williamsburg, Mass. ACTIVITIES: Football 14":1, J. V. Hockey 141, Baseball AFTER GRADUATION: "Punehy" seems 13"', 411, Rifle Club 141, Glee Club 141, Drama- tic Club 141, Barrett Baseball Cup 131. College. to be rather quiet, but you will always find him in the thick of all activities, athletic or social. He's a good fellow and will do well at college. WILLIAM FREEMAN HANKS "I n the morning thou shalt hear my voice ascending high." NICKNAME: HORRY: ADDRESS: ACTIVITIES: AFTER GRADUATION: "Bill," "Willy," Collecting war relics. Tisdale Farm, Slocum, R. I. J. V. Football 141, Skiing 141, Glee Club 141, Quartet. 141, Camera Club 141, Dramatic Club 141, Orchestra 141, Rifle Club 141, Outing Club 141. College. VVhen we think of "Bill's" clowning antics, we can't help laugh- ing. The Voice of our tenor from Rhode Island, heard in the Glee Club, Quartet, and Choir, has endeared him to all of us. if IC AME: RRY DDRESS: ACTIVITIES: AFTER GRADUATION: WHARTON LESTER HETT "Better late than never." "Simone," "Wart.,' Photography, electricity. Canadian Legation, Tokyo, Japan. Camera Club 11, 2, 3, 41, Pres. 141, Astronomy Club 111, Dramatic Club 11, 2, 3, 41, Life Board 11, 2, 3, 41, Circulation Manager 13, 41. Tri-State College, or Royal Military College. "Wart,' has become practically an institution at V. A.. HOW can they have movies or dramatic productions next year Without him? If you ever Want to find him, you might try the "dark room." ROBERT BRAINTLEY HILL, 2D "A merry heart maketh a cheerful countenance." NICKNAME: HOBBY: ADDRESS: ACTIVITIES: "Bob." Stamp collecting, running. 321 Auburndale Avenue, Auburndale, Mass. Track 141, Life Board 141, Glee Club 141, Dramatic Club 141, French Club 141. AFTER GRADUATION: Dartmouth. As an enthusiastic participant in all his activities "Bob" has made a name for himself in his one year here..We shall long remember him for his characterizations In the Dramatic Club. if Varsity letter. FREDERICK ELLWOOD HUNTLEY oy W I1 ffwhose mae body zodgni a mighty i L NICKNAME: "Butch," -Ui H HOBBY: Photography. ADDRESS: Center Street, Woodbridge, Conn. ACTIVITIES: Football 141, J. V. Hockey 141, Baseball 141, Wildcat Board 141, French Club Pres. 141. AFTER GRADUATION: Dartmouth. Well-liked, jovial, and a good Sport at all times, that's New Haven's "Freddy." He is one of the top-working students in the Senior Class even though he does alot of visiting during study hours. It's still a mystery how he gets around so fast with those short legs. PAUL JEFFERSON KIMBALL "I f silence were golden, ould be poor." N ICKNAME: - " Jg' HOBBY: ' ' g. ADDRESS: Stratford R Melrose Mass ACTIVITIES: . . Fpotball 13", 4a'1, Skiing Sqta 131 Dramatic Club 141 XX 0 V F ll ' ' ' 12, 31, . HO y 141, Baseball Manager C251 V 1 . 1 - AFTER GRADUATION: Undeci d. ,i For three years V. A. students have been wondering how Paul could eat so much and talk so much at the same meal. They have also admired his ability to fight hard against heavy Odds as shown on the football field. ROY YOUNKER LANG IX "I'll put a girdle round the world in forty minutes." 6, NICKNAME: "Cy." HOBBY: Running. ADDRESS! 55 Perley Street, Concord, N. H. ACTIVITIES: Basketball 141, Skiing 141, Track 141, Glee Club 141, Orchestra 141, Band 141, Outing Club 141. AFTER GRADUATION: University of New Hampshire. Roy's cheery "Hi there!" has made him many friends. He brought along an excellent record as a middle-distance runner and IS adding to it in every meet. WILLIAM ALBERT LEAHY K J "Chilly winds are blowing, It will soon be snowing." NICKNAME: "Bill," "Tiger." HOBBY: Swing music. ADDRESS: 304 Alexander Avenue, Lorain, Ohio. ACTIVITIES: J. V. Football 13, 41, Skiing 13, 41, Tennis Manager 13", 41, Dramatic Club 13, 41, Glee Club 13, 41, Rifle Club 141, Orchestra 13, 41. AFTER GRADUATION: College. ' He is always ready to lend a helping hand. At the first sign of frost he dons his skis and starts for the practice hill. He should do well at college if he leaves his pipe and his violin at home. "' Varsity letter. EDWARD TAYLOR LONGSHO '1 "Thou art e'en as just a man f As e'er my conversation coped withal." ix I NICKNAME: "Tay." J HOBBY: Aviation. ADDRESS: 106 Bellevue Avenue, Melrose, Mass. ACTIVITIES! Hockey Manager 14"'1, Outing Club 13, 41, . Pres. 141, Camera Club 13, 41, Natural History Club 131, Dramatic Club 141. AFTER GRADUATION: University of New Hampshire. Taylor is the silent partner of all "hard-work" organizations at V. A. He does the laboring, pays the debts, and accepts the respon- sibilities with quiescence. To characterize him, one would do well to add the word "very" to the words: amiable, industrious and quiet. ROBERT WINNING JR. "Behind a quiet provid e es a shim NICKNAME: "Bob.' 1 gf HOBRY: Basketball and s ' 1 . ADDRESS: 87 Hilltop Avenue, ovidence, R. I. ACTIVITIES! J. V. Football 13, 41, J. V. Basketball 13, 41, Tennis 12, 41, Outing Club 12, 33, 41, Rifle Club 141. AFTER GRADUATION: Bryant College. "Bob" is a quiet, unassuming, accommodating sort of fellow. His pleasant smile and genial ways have won the admiration of his mates during his three years here. WILLIAM GARET T MILLER "Men of few words are the best men." NICKNAME: "T. D." HOBBY: Rifle shooting, "Bull" sessions. ADDREss: 273 Franklin Avenue, Grantwood, N. J. ACTIVITIES! J. V. Football 141, Life Board 141, Rifle Club 141, Dramatic Club 141, Spring Dance Com- mittee 141. AFTER GRADUATION: College and graduate business school. "T, D." is a friendly pal of everyone at V. A. He is a good student, and has a keen eye on the rifle range. He has helped a lot in putting over the various plays this year. RICHARD P. O'BRIEN "As merry as the day is long." NICRNAME: ,"Dick." HOBBY: Sports. - ADDREss: 7 Washington Street, Newton, Mass. .ACTIVITIES2 I V Football 4 Skim 4 Tennis 4 L- -f 111, g11, 11, Dramatic Club 141, Sec.-Treas. Carnival Dance Committee 141, Chairman Spring ' Dance Committee 141, Glee Club 141. AFTER GRADUATION: Dartmouth. "Dick" is well liked by everyone. He is always ready for a good laugh and amuses the boys with his impersonations and characteriza- tions. He has shown ability as Chairman of the Spring Dance Committee and leader of the Sturtevant House gang. I Varsity letter. EDMOND BERNARD OLCHOWSKI "M y heart is true as steel." NICKNAME: "Ed." HOBBY: Athletics. ADDRESS: 29 G. Street, Turners Falls, Mass. ACTIVITIES: Football Q4"'1, J. V. Hockey C41, Track C41, Orchestra Q41, Outing Club C41, Rifle Club C41. AFTER GRADUATION: Cornell. "Ed" is a synonym for: wit, good nature, athletic abilit , intelligence, and friendliness. He is an excellent scholar, and V. will be sorry to See his red head go. Wf W 'U NATHAN IEL SHERMAN PERRY "I'll not budge an inch." NICKNAME: "Napoleon" HOBBY: Stamp collecting, sports. ADDRESS: Hartford, Vermont. ACTIVITIES: J. V. Football Q3, 41, Basketball Manager C4"'1, Tennis Manager C3"i, 41. AFTER GRADUATION: Textile business. When the chap from White River tears himself away from his pet diversion, sleep, long enough, he proves himself to be a truly regular fellow. Capable as a manager of tennis and basketball, he should go far in the business world. GLENN ARTHUR REED "A workman that needeth not to be ashamed." , f, NICKNAME: "Glennpipe." f' HOBBY: Cleaning the hockey rink. , . ADDRESS: Cambridgeport, Vermont. ' If ACTIVITIES: J. V. Hockey Manager Q41, Valedictorian C41. ' fW! A:5j AFTER GRADUATION: Undecided. , Glenn has that rare gift, concentration, which has helped him f .' rank as one of our high honor boys. This winter he was on the job ff as one of the frostbitten managers of the hockey team. ' ,, HARLIE MERTON REED "The path of duty is the way to glory." NICKNAME: "Hark." I HOBBY: Sports, fishing. ADDRESS: Cambridgeport, Vermont. ACTIVITIES: J. V. Football, C3, 41, J. V. Basketball C3, 41, J. V. Baseball C3, 41. AFTER GRADUATION: Business school. "Harlie's" cheerful beaming smile has been around V. A. longer than any member of the class. Get him to tell you of some of the fish he has coaxed out of the Vermont brooks and lakes. "' Varsity letter. 241 T 7.1 A T.- SON ' 'OL A I.. " wily ' evltuygogtoltugpble d 3' , . u an is C! EICKNAME. Tiaclgt A I kd ,..,-. OBBY: e 1 pp e. -1 ADDREss: 1 Parkhieetf tlantic Beaich,?TTl?f'T7" ACTIVITIES! Football 12, 3'5 ckey 12, 3, 45, Track 13, AFTER GRADUATION: 45, Life Board 2, 35, Dramatic Club 12,'35, Camera Club 125. Business School. "Jack" is the youth who displayed that slam-bang, up-and- down style on the rink this year. He is also the proud wearer of "high-waterl' pants and a cheery smile, which has won and will keep on winning him many friends. EUGENE KENNETH SCHMIDT "Laughter holding both his sides." NIOKNAME: HOBBY: ADDREss: ACTIVITIES: AFTER GRADUATION: "Gene" Music. Farmington Avenue, Unionville, Conn. J. V. Football 135, Football 14"5, Skiing 13, 45, Track 135, Baseball 145, Glee Club 13, 45, Quartet 13, 45, Orchestra 13, 45, Rifle Club 145. Bryant College. "Gene" is one of our many connoisseurs of Petty's drawings. He has a bass voice of no mean sort, being one of the mamstays of the quartet this year. Always look for "Gene" where you hear a laugh. 1 .,l.:l4 - - A I , 0 I K M ' i .. eel JQJOLLM, Nh gigs 5 " A R, 5 BRUCE H. C. SINGLETON U NIOKNAME: HOBBY: ADDRESS! ACTIVITIES! AFTER GRADUATION: Bid me discourse, I will enchant thine ear." ' 'Singlepipe. " Reading. Blind Brook Lodge, D 21, Rye, N. Y. Football 12, 3, 45, Hockey 12", 3"K, 4"'5, Base- ball 125, Track 13, 45. Dartmouth . Bruce's long gait and slow drawl have been familiar on the campus from early morn till late at night. His droll humor and banter bring forth many a laugh. He always is ready to help a friend and therefore lacks very few. ROBERT JAMES SMITH, JR. "He thought as a sage, though he felt as a man." NICKNAME: HOBBY: ADDREss: AcTIVITIEs: "Bobf' Sports. 80 Elbridge Road, New Britain, Conn. Football 14'5, Hockey 14"'5, Tennis 145, Glee Club 145, Orchestra 145, Band 145, Wildcat Board 145, Rifle Club 145. AFTER GRADUATION: Dartmouth. In his quiet way "Bob" manages to get alot done in his studies, athletics, and activities. We know that he'll represent us well at Dartmouth. "' Varsity letter. ONWWP AR INTNALL TINGLEY, JR. " - ud is a weariness of the fle . N C ud." H Is . ' Sailing. ,f R : 28 Jenny's e, Barrington, R. I. A. VITIES: . V. F ball 145, Track Manager 145, ra c Club 145, Business Manager, Life 1 Bo 145, Advertising Manager Outing ub 145. AFTER GRADUATI : Babson Institute. "Bud" i good business man as his work on the Life and the Dramatlc ub testifies. We hear he does a good deal of studying on a en covered table in the Rec Room. IRVING UPSON TOWNSEND "Although the last, not least." NICKNAME: "Irv," "Fog," HOBBY: Swing. ADDRESS: 181 Nehoiden Road, Waban, Mass. ACTIVITIES! J. V. Football 11, 2, 3, 45, Skiing 11, 2, 311, 45, Tennis 11, 25, Life Board 115, Riiie Club 145. AFTER GRADUATION: Middlebury. At times "Irv" may seem to be day-dreaming, but his marks and popularity prove otherwise. "Irv" lives chieily for the broadcasts of Benny Goodman's band. I Varsity letter. ,gJ4,fL"if'7'f'1-1 f jZ7f'.v"' S-LQVQL "2" -- f-f""""4? On the morning of September 18, 1934, the beginnings of the Class of 1938 met for the first time in the English room. Of those nine boys present then, seven are graduating this year, but our class has grown to forty-two. The original members occupied the top floor of Jones Hall, the only part of that building then used by stu- dents. The Leavitts and Topsy were on the ground floor and the rest of the school lived in Alumni Hall. We have seen the school grow to crowd the Leavitts out of Jones, just as next year it will crowd the infirmary out of Sturtevant House and into remodeled Proctor Home. The Leavitts moved into their fine new house last year just after Christ- mas vacation. Ours is the class that came in with Mr. Leavitt and the new regime. It will prob- ably be a long time before any students can boast that they have been here as long as the teachers. We have seen many changes about the school and many of these are due to clubs and organizations formed by the boys. Some of the clubs we started were the Glee Club, the Dramatic Club, the Outing Club, and the Camera Club. The Life magazine was continued. The Glee Club has taken many fine trips and they have sung over station W. N. B. X. in Springfield, Vermont, every year. The boys who went on the Boston trip last year are still taiking about it. We have heard their fine singing at vespers and other school functions. They have increased from the original twelve to twenty4eight. Redlon, Hanks, Schmidt and Frey have made a great quartet. The Dramatic Club has put on many fine performances. The combined efforts of Mr. Harris and the club have recently culminated in an excellent presentation of "T he Petrified Forest." We all admire the great ability of "Robert Taylor" Curtis. The Life magazine has, as we have said, continued. It won third prize in 1937, and second prize in 1938, in the contest sponsored by the Columbia Press Association for private schools. s The Outing Club was started with Mr. Parker as adviser. The first year the club built a cabin on a nearby hillside. Since then they have been responsible forldesigning and building the kitchen, fireplace, and the well at the cabin, and cutting ski trails about the campus. The Outing Club has helped with the four successful Mountain Days We have had. Vermont Weather is changeable and uncertain, but in snow or in the hot sun the steaks always tasted good. Last fall "General" Browder and his cohorts started a Rifle Club and constructed both an indoor and outdoor range. The noise of their artillery on the battlefield in the basement of Jones Hall is proof of their activities. The school swing band consisting of Messrs. Parker, Elston, Bitgood, and Redlon, has been heard blasting forth at some of the basketball games and during evening meeting several times. The first floor of Alumni Hall started an All Night Club. Coach Dunn claimed that he could wake up and hear them most any time of night. The Coach needs his sleep even if the boys don't, and while they may not have totally disbanded, their night life has been considerably subdued. Two other fine and worthy organizations, which carry much prestige, and to which one should not be late, are the Bird and Fish leagues. The Fish League plays tag foot- ball in the muck and slime of the football field after the last scheduled game. The Birds play a combination of hockey, football, and basketball on the basketball court. Un- skilled labor predominates in both leagues. The first year the football team lacked experience and their main asset was a fight- ing spirit. They lost heavily to several teams but were successful in beating K. U. A. by thirty-one points. The second year the team was rather heavy in comparison with other years. They defeated K. U. A. nine to nothing. For our junior year we trailed them by six points at the end of the first half, but through a wonderful second half comeback and a spectacular intercepted pass and touchdown by "Bob" Blood, we won thirteen to six. Although this is the first year we have been defeated by Kimball Union, this year's team was probably the best. The first year the Ski Team was aided by Amos Little and Merrill Barber who have since done well in competitive skiing. The last two years .the Ski Team has spent most of their time looking for snow. In the spring of our second year a track team was started for the first time. Coach rn- Dunn, who has coached everything except skiing and basketball, was in charge. Mr. Malcolm has since taken it over and this year's team is very good. The Hockey Team, which was the best since the sport started four years ago, lost only two games. We have had a fairly good Basketball Team every year. This winter they did well against college freshman teams and defeated Cushing and K. U. A. Flood and fire struck during our second year. Luckily Mr. Leavitt had a pre- monition and let school out a week early for spring vacation. Otherwise we would have been stranded for three days by the high waters of the Connecticut. Those who woke that memorable spring night to the cries of fire will not soon forget that terrific inferno of the old barn burning. The night before the Carnival in our third year, the school witnessed another conflagration just off the hill. In our second year we had in our midst that famous scientist, Rollo Sears. He and his formidable deathray kept Mr. Tripp in constant fear of being blown to bits. There have been numerous noteworthy days in our stay here-many we will not forget, the spring afternoon in '35 when Mr. Leavitt told us the school had received a 31,000 check and a half holiday was declared, the night of housewarming when Mr. Tillinghast made one of his famous speeches and Ed. Tebbutt lit the first fire in the new hearth, February 2, 1937-the snowless winter-when the Gods in charge of snow bequeathed us some and Mr. Leavitt declared a snow holiday, the first day of school when we heard "all to bed" and "one minute" again or for the first time, Homecoming Day, the days of the Christmas parties, the days vacations began, the night this winter when the Basketball Team defeated Cushing in two over-time periods twenty- nine to twenty-eight, the days we received replies from Dartmouth and other colleges in regard to admission, the night of the spring dance, the night Mr. Malcolm couldn't get the movie machine working right , the night Gene Redlon wrote "Coach Dunn From Old Wesleyan." We have also heard some lectures we will remember for a long time: Dr. Eddie O'Brien's at the football banquet, Bradford Washburn's thrilling account of his ascent of Mt. Lucania, Commander MacMillan's talk on the Arctic, the sports talk by Mr. Coty with his moving pictures. Some of the strange occurrences have been: Mr. Harris' losing his shoes while out with the Outing Club boys, the time the Alumni Hall boys collected the radiator tax in Jones Hall, the day Fritz Downs and Bob Smith were in a train wreck, when Mr. Holbrook's chemistry experiments didn't function the orthodox way. We have had four Carnivals, the first two with snow, but the second two lacked it. Except for a slight scarcity of snow, this year's Carnival was a big success with a tea dance in the afternoon and the Big Apple featured during the evening dance. At last we organized just before spring vacation. Louis Graves was elected Presi- dent, Bill Curtis Vice-President, Stan Kogut Secretary, and Gene Redlon Treasurer. Besides senior activities there was considerable thinking, planning, and hoping about our next year's plans. Many colleges were favored with our applications. After vacation bat and racquet swingers and future track stars commenced their activities. As we look back upon our first year and compare it with this year we see a great difference. There has been a great improvement in quality and quantity. Those were the days when we had silent picture shows here. The film sometimes broke and at the end of the show it was usually all over the floor. In our Junior year we found the school the proud possessor of a fine moving picture machine with sound attachment. Since then we have seen many fine pictures. Some of the other additions and improvements to the school are: new library books, the waiting room in the dining hall, the baseball batting cage, the new truck, and the hockey boards. We realized our days here were limited when we started work on the different senior committees. We all had a good time on the Class Outing. There was much trying on of caps and gowns and marching practice. Exams-Commencement Alumni lun- cheon-and we leave Vermont, but we take with us many fond memories of the school, the beautiful campus, and friends. We are not leaving for good. We shall be back again to visit the school we love so well and live over again our good times here. We, the Class of 1938, considering with clear judgment that our work in mind, body, and spirit is completed at Vermont Academy leave the following bequests: First, to the Class of 1939, all our fame including the excellent leadership of Louis Graves, President. Item, to four underclassmen the voices of the quartet CHanks, Redlon, Frey, and Schmidtj plus a few sharps and flats, and Redlon's throat-clearing act. Item, Andy Bitgood bequeaths his drums to Stacey Cole. Item, "Doc" Andersen leaves his wardrobe to "Dude" Rice. To Bill Lyons, Jack Reynold's aggressiveness in the Bird League basketball court. To Ben Saunders, Dan Casale's paper route and business ability. Bob Smith grants an appropriation so that the post office will not go into bank- ruptcy upon his departure. Bush, Hett, Glenn and Harlie Reed, Frey, Singleton, Irv. Townsend, the seven "old men," depart after four years of t-oil and service. Q Item, Bates leaves Lois to some love-sick underclassman. Item, to Jack Neff some of Duggan's height. I To any undergraduate, Dick Graves' technique of sleeping under beds. Item, Olchowski leaves a fine scholastic and athletic record. Nat Perry gives his medical supplies to the infirmary. Downs, the athlete, donates his room to some Junior who does not object to con- tinuous bull sessions. To Steve Porter, Jim Buckley wills the Rec room piano. Item, Hill gives his kitchen troubles to D. Smith. Bob Blood leaves, much to the relief of opposing athletic teams. Bill Dunn, Jr., inherits Bill Andrews' formula to keep that schoolboy complexion. We hope Bill Leahy does not leave his violin behind. To next year's varsity football center, Dick Baldwin leaves his stalwart skill. Item, "Gee-gee" Kogut leaves an outstanding athletic and service record. To Winne, Lang's running ability. Item, to Cal Cumings, "Bucket'i' Emerson's capacity for food. Item, Bill Curtis bequeaths his make-up kit to next year's leading man. To "Coon" Merriam, UT. D." Miller's horn-rimmed glasses. Marshall grants to the "butt squad," his cigarette lighter-which works! Item, Elston leaves his clarinet to Charlie Chandler. Item, "P, J ." Kimball leaves his ability to eat and talk at the same time to Whit- ney Brown. "Ringleader" Huntley wills his position to Stan Harvey. Item, O'Brien's chatter goes to Templeton. Item, Longshore leaves V. A. as quietly as he came. To Vince Bellondi, "Bud" Tingley's "serial" dreams. "Irv" Fenton gives his "Berkshire Evening Eagle" to the 'fJones boys", while his neighbor, Russ Fritz, gives the "New Haven Register" to the same group. Done this twelfth day of June in 1938, by the Class of 1938 of Vermont Academy. All is gone to one friend or another, save our memories which we hope will never reach an end. ' CLASS OF 1938 VERMONT ACADEMY EVENING SONG Words by Dorothy H. Leavitt Music by Gilbert B. Parker O Vermont we've seen your beauty, Changing with each hour and day, We have found your hidden trout pools, Where the lights and shadows play 5 Swirling sparks above a campfire, Hemlocks laden down with snow, Autumn hillsides flaming crimson, Where the sugar maples grow g Morning mist upon the mountain, Frosty stars across the sky, Snowy campus turned to silver ' When the moon is riding high. O Vermont we will not leave you Here behind us when we part, We will take your beauties with us, Etched forever on each heart. UNDERGRADUATES BACK Row: Brown, Bellondi, Csgood, Stebbins, Gordon, Coleman, Hornsby, R. Smith, Nichols, Dunbar, Hovey, J. Townsend, H. Moore. A FOURTH Row: Browne, Stein, Briggs, Porter, R. Moore, R. O'Connor, Reid, George, Templeton, Rice, Merriam. THIRD Row: Gardiner, Lyons, Jackson, Davidson, Hulbert, Harvey, Sheldon, Urion, Churchill, Bidwell Matthews, Lu. Graves. Y SECOND Row: D. Smith, Mears, Chandler, J. Perry, Benedict, Huntington, Bradley, Foster, Whiting, Saunders Swenson, Winne, Cushman. FIRs'r Row: Barnes, Mzlgoon, Neff, Cumings, L. O'Connor, Hastings, Simonds, Tucker, Vollono, Alden, Cole. wx 5 W MMVQN su. A W R 2 - EFX 3 Q 25: wllzkgwgx L XQXSQ . 5 ,Neg 39 Qk bgfiliisggkxxwxx XNfQSXvs3'9bS Nw , . Wigs X wx 1 N MN N X ff Fc 3 E E : xii' X X S s 1 Q Q 9 ax N X XX xg Q X X K X X X 1 TEAMS AND CLUBS FOOTBALL TEAM Back row, left to right: Church- ill, Huntley, J. Townsend, Cusule, Hulbert, Bush, Nichols, Singleton, Harvey. Third row: Whiting QMgr.j, R. Graves, Schmidt, Elston CMgr.D. Second row: Lu. Crzives, Si- monds, Rob. Smith, Rice, Baldwin, Holmes, Lo. Graves. Front row: J. Perry, Curtis Kogut, Blood CCo-C:1pt.j, Emerson CCo-C:rpt.J, Suun- ders, Olchowski, Kimball. ! Lsfltwfi V x, -L, BASKETBALL TEAM Brick row, left to right: Frey, N. Perry CMgr.D, J. Town- send. Front row: Lu. Graves, Rice, Curtis CC:1pt.j, Kogut, Downs. 1H'f'?H'p 5 M HOCKEY TEAM Back row, left to right: Bates, Singleton, Longshore CMgr.D, Elston, Gardiner. ' Front row: Saunders, Churchill, Blood CCapt.D, Rob. Smith, Harvey. FOOTBALL With Co-Captains Emerson and Blood at the helm, the 1937 edition of the Vermont Academy Football Team will go down in the archives as the group that made up for its lack of weight by its pertinacity and spirit. With three victories, two ties and two defeats, the team may look back with pride on the season, both defeats were contested until the bitter end, and the victories were well earned. The Orange and Black were conquerors over Stevens High, Holderness School and Mt. Hermon, they struggled to scoreless deadlocks with Stockbridge and Governor Dummer, and they were edged out by Dartmouth Freshmen and undefeated, unscored-on Kimball Union. Vermont Academy The season's record follows: Vermont Academy 13 Stevens High 7 Vermont Academy 31 Holderness School 0 Vermont Academy 0 Stockbridge 0 Dartmouth Fresh B 13 Governor Dummer 0 Mt. Hermon 0 Kimball Union 6 Vermont Academy 0 Vermont Academy 0 6 Vermont Academy 0 BASKETBALL The 1938 basketball campaign was definitely creditable with the team winning eight games and losing five. Of the latter, two were lost to powerful college freshman teams, Amherst and Wil- liams. Victories were enjoyed at the expense of such formidable aggregations as Cushing, Kimball Union and Mt. Hermon. The contest which unquestionably held the spotlight was the first of the Cushing games, held on our own court. Stan Kogut, high scorer of the season, sank an angle shot to bring victory to Vermont after two breath-taking overtime periods. Captain Curtis and Mr. Leavitt deserve great credit for the ability and spirit of this year's team. With most of the first five returning next year, Captain Don Rice should be able to lead a formidable team onto the floor. Vermont Academy Vermont Academy Vermont Academy Vermont Acad. Vermont Acad emy emy Vermont Academy Vermont Acad. Vermont Acadl emy emy Vermont Academy Vermont Acad Vermont Acad Vermont Acad. emy emy' emy Vermont Academy 29 34 20 26 15 22 29 44 24 47 32 29 37 Leland and Gray 16 Williams Freshmen 48 Amherst Freshmen 41 Stockbridge 19 Stevens High 24 Kimball Union 14 Kimball Union 21 Leland and Gray 26 Mt. Hermon 22 Stevens High 14 Mt. Hermon 46 Cushing Academy 28 Cushing Academy 41 HOCKEY This year's hockey team was the best ever turned out at V. A. Captain Bob Blood, Whiting, Reynolds and Singleton, were the only veterans left from last year's team, but Coach Dunn built a fine, well-balanced outfit which had no outstanding stars, but exceptionally good team play. The first six was made up of the famous "Bob" line: Bob Smith, Bob Blood and Bob Churchill. With Bob Elston and Saunders at defense and Stan Harvey in the nets, the team was complete. Singleton, Gardiner and Bates made up a good second line. In most of the games the team was ably assisted by players from the J. V. group, who thus gained experience for future play. The varsity won eight and lost only two games, each of those by one goal, and each of them to very strong sextets. The J. V. team played a regular schedule too and won all four of its games. With four letter men back next year, Captain Stan Harvey will have a good nucleus for as good a team. Vermont Academy Vermont Academy Vermont Academy Vermont Academy Vermont Academy Vermont Academy Vermont Academy Vermont Academy Vermont Academy Vermont Academy 4 4 3 7 2 5 3 1 2 3 Proctor Academy , 0 Hanover High 1 Brattleboro High 0 Stockbridge 2 Bellows Falls High . 3 Hanover High 1 Kimball Union 0 Mt. Hermon 2 Kimball Union 1 Brattleboro High 0 ,Dv f X ' 'fvf R A, A r' , A, ' 1 3 ' 1 I ' u. ,' I 9 .,, gp a 1 -fwAx,'-ff? ii wi D x u KV i i L 'Aj I f I A .14 V 5 9 4 Q W - ' V? 3. ,fs ! ' '. . , -r f RAY f WVU X W . . L J new I SKI TEAM Left to right: Rod. Smith, Benedict, Emerson CCapt.j, Holmes. BASEBALL TEAM Back row, left to right: Huntley Huntington, Fenton, Church: ill Second row: Alden CMgr.D, Har- vey, Rice, Redlon fMgr.j, Lu. Graves, Bates, Miller CMgr.D Front row: Simonds, Osgood Frey, R. Graves CCapt.D Bush, Lo. Graves. Q V A ' is Ui 1-fwi if 47 XRUNJJ' TRACK TEAM Third row: Winne, Kimball Nichols, Chandler, Cushman I. Townsend. Second row: Bitgood CMgr.j Singleton, Saunders, Olchowi ski, Baldwin, Reynolds, Mears, Tingley CMgr.D. First row: Blood, Curtis, Lang, Hill, Stebbins, Reid, J Perry, Downs. , if 1 ! Y A .Af ' ,f is 1 sJ'L.i4..l-c,,- L' , .. ', ff -f L .fu f'.1 , ' sKnNG It looked as though the ski team would have good snow throughout the season at the time of the Mt. Hermon meet, but thereafter conditions were exceedingly poor. This however didn't faze V. A.'s skiers, for they turned in a fineshowing despite the lack of snow and consequent prac- tice. . ' After the New Hampton meet the team competed at K. U. A. in the Eastern Preparatory School Championships. The conditions there were adverse and the competition keen, but even so the team placed sixth. Next were the Vermont Interscholastics at Stowe, where the team placed fourth in Class A, thanks to Rod. Smith, Irv. Townsend, Holmes, Benedict and Captain Emerson. H The only thing we can hope for next year is more snow, so that Co-Captains Benedict and Holmes can lead their forces to greater heights. BASEBALL With the spring came the baseball season, earlier this year than usual, which was much better for the team. Having only a few veterans, Coach Markoski has developed a well rounded, fast and scrappy team which will give the best of them a battle. The loss of Stan Kogut for the earlier game 4 was a severe blow, but nevertheless the team will settle down and finish the season in grand style. Dick Graves will make a fine captain at second base. The rest of the infield is: Irv. Fenton at 1st, Huntington or Bates at shortstop, and Simonds at 3rd. In the outfield are: Stan Harvey, Don Frey, Don Rice and Louis Graves. Brad Bush is behind the bat, and the pitching staff con- sists of : Osgood, Rice, Luther Graves and Huntley. The schedule is as follows: , April 27 Leland and Gray Seminary? May 21 Cushing Academy? April 30 New Hampton School May 25 Deerfield Academy May 4 Stevens High"' May 28 Kimball Union Academy May 7 Cushing Academy June 1 Mt. Hermon School May 11 Stevens High June 4 Kimball Union Academyt May 18 Amherst Freshmen June 11 Alumni"' "fHome Games. TRACK Track at Vermont Academy is progressing each year. This season a small but well balanced squad started practicing. The first meet with Bellows Falls, we won by the score of 57-42. At a dual meet with Brattleboro at Brattleboro we again came out ahead, this time by the score of 59-49. The climax of the dual meet season came against Kimball Union, where we won a most exciting meet 48-42, the outcome not being certain until Blood and Perry won the first two places in the 220. The other meets on the schedule are the Keene Invit-ation Meet and the Vermont Interscholastics, where we should win our share of points. Outstanding performers in the dual meets have been: Blood, Perry and Downs in the sprints, Hill and Lang in the middle distances, Stebbins and Singleton in the mile g Downs and Curtis in the hurdles, Blood and Downs in the jumps , and Saunders, Perry and Baldwin in the weight events. wt , TBQNNIS TEAM M Back row: Elston, D. Smith, Swenson, Hulbert. Second row: Leahy CMgr.j, O'Brien, Sheldon, Hovev, Gardiner, N. Perry CMgriD First row: R. Smith, And1'ews, Merriam, Wliiting, Duggan, Bradley. TENNIS After conditioning the courts and themselves, the tennis team really got down to business. Although they lost the first match mainly through the lack of practice, they will no doubt come back stronger and stronger as they acquire practice and experience. A flat hand game is prescribed by Coach Dunn, and when the boys find their shots, there will be no stopping them. OUTING CLUB I p, .fx ia1.efY'f"4 . , i . 1 i wus, X' s if 1 f 5 I I This old and tried organization has continued this year under the direction of Mr. Parker, to put on a program of work and fun that adds greatly to the enjoyment of the out-of-doors for all at V. A. In the fall and spring the work squad of the Club added extensively to the Cabin and its surroundings, digging a well nearby, building a porch and a woodshed, and finishing the interior of the Cabin by peeling the logs and adding two new bunks for the comfort of over- night guests. The members have also cleared three ski trails for winter sports use. On the fun side the Club has sponsored several feeds for the members and guests, and has run many trips to various points in the "Grand Campus." Day trips have gone off to climb mountains, and several week-end trips have been taken during the fall and spring to spots further away from the school. The big trip of the winter season was a visit to Pine Valley as guests of Mr. and Mrs. Graves. There the members enjoyed some of the best skiing of the season. OUTING CLUB Back row, left to right: Mr Parker, Matthews, Coleman W. Brown, Bidwell. Front row: Lo. Graves, Bitgood l Casale, Marshall, Longshore, Alden. GLl'll1l CLUB Back row: Casale, Duggan Davidson, Coleman, Urion Hill, Brown. Third row: R. Graves, George Hulbert, Mr. Parker, Bradley O'Brien, Leahy, Lang. Second row: Browne, Hanksf Redlon, Frey, Schmidt Porter, Bush. First row! Baldwin, Buckley Cusliman, Andrews, R. Smith DRAMATIC CLUB THE GLEE CLUB The Glee Club began its season with a remarkable turnout of twenty-seven members, under the leadership of Mr. Parker. There were several trips, including a broadcast from Springfield, Vermont, a concert at the Bellows Falls High School 5 and a trip to Cavendish, Vermont, where they sang in return for a delicious supper served in the home of Mr. Gay. The highlight of the season was the concert at the Baptist church of Holyoke, Mass. The quartet made numerous appearances, the most notable of which was the concert given at the reunion of the Alumni in Boston. The Dramatic Club, sponsored by Mr. Harris, has been especially successful in all of its productions during the past school year. The Club produced one group of one-act plays before Christmas and showed great acting ability. The second production was another group of one-act plays, in which the members did even better than in the first group. Just before spring vacation the Club did a much more difficult piece of work, "The Petrified Forest," and this was the high light of the dramatic season at V. A. this year. Our club president, Bill Curtis, has proved a fine leader and an excellent actor this year. To wind up an all too short season the V. A. actors will present "Broken Dishes," a comedy, as part of the 1938 Commencement program. 49' rafts! ,ef DRAMATI C CLUB Back row: Davidson, Bitgood, J. Townsend, Leahy, Redlon, Kimball, Downs. Third row: Swenson, Saunders, Sheldon, R. Graves, Long- shore, Frey, Hill, Miller, An- dersen. Second row: Andrews, O'Brien, Curtis, Mr. Harris, Casale, Bush, Emerson. First row: Foster, Urion, Cole, Cushman, Tingley, Hanks, Hett. I vw .J . - h ' .rf , , 5 - 'tai i ls? ' i JV.. ,I 4 Lf s If ' RIFLE CLUB Back row: Foster, Jackson Lyons, I. Townsend, Olchow- ski, Bates, Rob. Smith, Horns- by, Davidson, Blood. Third row: Hulbert, Gordon Browne, Mr. Browder Hovey, Leahy, Schmidt Marshall, Miller. Second row: J. Townsend, Hett Matthews, Cole, Bush, R Graves, J. Perry, Cushman l f 4 gl A f l 5 rf .. l,,,'K "Q Qs R 5 RIFLE CLUB The Rifle Club, although the youngest of V. A. organizations, has taken rapid strides since its establishment. Under Mr. Browder's direction the Club has constructed an outdoor range on the hill for fall and spring use, and an indoor range in the basement of Jones Hall for winter use. The Club has recently become affiliated with .the National Rifle Association so that the members may shoot for and win the medals and awards of that organization. The Club has developed many good marksmen among its members, and there have already been records made that will be hard to beat. This winter the Rifle Club team met and defeated a team from the Brattleboro Rifle Club, and the Club is looking forward to more outside competition next year. Chandler, Briggs. Front row: Neff, Cumings. THE LIFE THE LIFE has had a good year. This year's LIFE has been the product almost entirely of the Class of 1938, as all but two of the board have been members of that class. Last year the LIFE won third place in the competition conducted by the Columbia Scholastic Press Association, and this year the LIFE was awarded second place. This shows that the LIFE is progressing as a magazine. Editor-in-Chief Bill Andrews, and-Business Manager Dan Casale, after running the paper well for this year, have turned their duties over tc the new editor and business manager, Frank Holmes and Gordon Cushman, with their staff of underclassmen. LIFE BOARD Back row, left to right: Cush- man, Downs, Reynolds Mr. Boyden, Urion, Miller: Hill, Andersen. Front Row: Hett, Curtis, Casale Andrews, Emerson, Tingley Blood. CAMERA CLUB With Mr. Holbrook as the faculty supervisor the Camera Club has had an active season, as the appearance of the many candid cameras at V. A. this past year indicates. The Club held a contest before Christmas to see who could get the best picture of Dicky and Sally Leavitt. The Club's president, Lester Hett, ran away with the contest, and his picture was used on the Leavitt's Christmas cards. For many of the candid photographs used in the yearbook the W ildcai Wishes to thank the Camera Club. p FRENCH CLUB "Le Chat Sauvagef' the Vermont Academy French Club, was started this year under the able guidance of Mr. Bowman. At the weekly meetings the members conversed in French, played French games, sang many French songs, from nursery rhymes to modern transitions, and carried on correspondence with French students. As a novelty, every Sunday morning the club members sat at one table in the dining- room and ordered in French throughout the meal. Les ojficiers for the year were: Fred Hunt- ley, Pres., Donald Frey, Vice Pres., and Ken Duggan, Sec.-Treas. w mu11z s ssmnnsn -- X . . ,Nw :mmm swsu-,rwwm an . Q.. I LA DOUGLAS ALDEN . RICHARD BARNES . VINCENT BELLONDI BRADLEY BENEDICT JOHN BIDWELL . . FRANKLIN BRADLEY ROBERT BRIGGS . WHITNEY BROWN . BENJAMIN BROWNE CHARLES CHANDLER STACEY COLE . . DONALD COLEMAN . ROBERT CHURCHILL CALVIN CUMINGS . GORDON CUSHMAN . EDWARD DAVIDSON, JR. PHILIP DUNBAR, JR. MALCOLM FERGUSON STEPHEN FOSTER . SLOCUM GARDINER BRUCE GEORGE . SHERWOOD GORDON LUTHER GRAVES, J R. STANLEY HARVEY . ' DENIS HASTINGS . FRANK HOLMES . WARREN HORNSBY BRADFORD HOVEY . RALPH HULBERT . WILLIAM HUNTINGTON WINSLOW JACKSON WILLIAM LYONS . ROBERT MAGOON . JOHN MATTHEWS . HENRY MEARS . PHILIP MERRIAM . HERBERT MOORE . RICHARD MOORE . JOHN NEFF . . WILLIAM NICHOLS . LAWRENCE O,CONNOR ROBERT OYCONNOR CARLTON OSGOOD . JOHN PERRY . . STEVENSON PORTER ALAN REID . . DONALD RICE . . FORREST SAUNDERS HENRY SHELDON . FRANK SIMONDS . DUTTON SMITH . . RODNEY SMITH, J R. DAVID STEBBINS . DYKE STEIN . . ROBERT SWENSON . ARTHUR TEMPLETON JOHN TOWNSEND . JOHN TUCKER . . KIMBALL URION, JR. VINCENT VOLLONO . PHILIP WHITING, JR. ARTHUR WINNE . STUDENT LIST . . . . 65 Forest Glen Rd., Longmeadow, Mass. . . . . . . . . Saxtons River, Vt. . 10 East Prospect St., Lawrence, Mass. . 11 Summit Ave., Bronxville, N. Y. . 53 Church St., Windsor Locks, Conn. . 164 Alden Ave., New Haven, Conn. . 37 Hubinger St., New Haven, Conn. . 15 Shaw St., West Newton, Mass. . . . 233 Oak St., Holyoke, Mass. . 1573 Perry St., Columbus, Ohio . . 472 Marlboro St., Keene, N. H. . . . . . . . Saxtons River, Vt. . 102 Waldeck Road, Milton, Mass. . . . . 1932 Main St., Troy, N. H. . . 93 Garden St., Needham, Mass. . . North Beach, Hampton, N. H. . . 12 Route Winling, Shanghai, China . 116 Brooks St., West Medford, Mass. . . . . 263 Lafayette St., Salem, Mass. . 3708 Berkley Rd., Cleveland Heights, Ohio . . . 17 Fairview St., Newton, Mass. . . 3543 Bedford Ave., Brooklyn, N. Y. . . 133 Elm St., Bennington, Vt. . 9 Holmes Rd., Medford, Mass. . . . . . . Saxtons River, Vt. . . 9 Sumner Rd., Wellesley Hills, Mass. . . . 102 Preston St., Windsor, Conn. . 5766 Olympic Blvd., Los Angeles, Calif. . . . . 1 Perrin Rd., Brookline, Mass. . . . . West St., Windsor, Conn. . 32 Berkshire Rd., Newtonville, Mass. . . . . West Hill Rd., Putney, Vt. . . . . . . Saxtons River, Vt. . . 736 Middle St., Portsmouth, N. H. . . . . . . . Orient, Washington . 301 Washington St., Middletown, Conn. . . . 30 Payson Rd., Belmont, Mass. . . . . . . Saxtons River, Vt. . Fullam Rd., North Brookfield, Mass. . . . . 28 Earl St., Malden, Mass. . . ..... Saxtons River, Vt. . . . . . . . . Saxtons River, Vt. . . . . . . . . . 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