Verona High School - Shadows Yearbook (Verona, NJ)

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SHADCDVVS VERONA HIGH SCHOOL ffijfgfe-S, I . Ox . 5 ' Q53-Qafgi NINETEEN TVVENTYfElC-HT ,Z TO MISS M. IMOGENE COOK WE, 'rx-us SHADows STAFF, RESPECTFULLY DEDICATE THIS Boon BOARD OF EDUCATION WILLIAM A. SMITH, President MIss MAUD CONWAY ROBERT KING ARTHUR H. BOUGHTON GABRIEL AIELLO FRANK F. MOORE, District Clerlz THE FACULTY FREDERIC N. BROWN, A.B. Supervising Principal HAROLD A. CRANE, M.A., Principal ANNA L. MARKHAM Physics Commercial HARRIETTE E. PRINCE, B.S., M.A. CLIFFORD D. WILKIN, A.B. Commercial Latin, French HELEN M. Hosp, A.B. History, English M. IMOGENE COOK, A.B. Mathematics MARGARET HOPPER Domestic Art MAURICE K. DWYER, B.S. Manual Training EDITH M. BURTON, B.S. Latin, English HELEN M. CORRIGAN Music HELEN F. BATCHELDER Artcraft PAUL W. GOELTZ Physical Training ......,, RWM yn-we-Q.. 7, f N is X 4 4 4 EDITORIAL OUR GLASS MOTTO We, the graduates of '28, are now preparing to make our last farewell to dear old Verona I-Iighg but we shall leave, glorying in the fact that we have lived up to our motto, "Semper Paratus," meaning "Always Ready." After great deliberation in '24, we, as the newly promoted Freshman Class, de- cided upon this motto, hoping to leave behind us a record of which we might well be proud. Perhaps we have succeeded and perhaps not, but no one knows better than we how earnestly we have tried to make good. , In the future may it be hoped that the graduating class will make as much use of their school motto as they have during their last four years, for he who follows these simple but meaningful words is bound for success. R. W. '28. o 7 ANITA BARTHOLOMEW "Thai fJeuve11ly music! Wbaf is if I bear? The notes of the key-board ring sweet 011 my ear." Glee Club, 1, 2, 3, 4, Operettas, 2, 3, 4, H. S. Plays, 3, President of Glee Club, 4, Secretary of Glee Club, 3, Kappa Phi, 1, A. A., 1, 2, 3, 4, Dance Orchestra. LEONA HAWKINS "Quiet, but of much ability." Glee Club, 3, 4, Operetta, 4, Class Treasurer, 3, Secretary and Treasurer, 4, A. A., 3, 4, Basket- ball, 2, 3, 4, Caldwell Progress Reporter, 4. GLADYS HILL "So unujeeted and composed of mindf, Glee Club, 1, 3, 4, Basketball, 3, 4, Operettas, 3, Kappa Phi, 1, H. S. Plays, 1. 8 DOROTHY KIENTZ "Thou living my of intellectual firelv A. A., 3, 4, Basketball, 3, 4, Basketball Captain, 43 Glee Club, 1, 2, 3, 4, Secretary of Senior Glee Club, 43 Class Treasurer, lg Kappa Phi, 1, 2. M1RiAM LENT "Love, sweetness, goodness in ber person sbinrfdf' A. A., 3g Kappa Phi, 1, 2, Glee Club, 1, 2, 3, 44 Operettas, 2, 3, 45 Class Secretary, 2, H. S. Plays, 3, Caldwell Progress Reporter, 4. HAROLD LITTLEFIELD "From diligc'nc'e fo wisdom, From wisdom on to furncf' Class President, 1, 2, 45 A. A., 1, 2, 3, 4, Secre- tary and Treasurer of A. A., 4, President of Hi-Y, 4g Basketball, 3, Soccer, 3, School Plays, 3, 4, Dance Orchestra, 45 President Student Council, 4, Best Citizen. 9 CARL LOHMEYER "My tongue wifloin my lips I rein For who talks much must talk in win." Vice President, lg H. S. Plays, 2, 4, Glee Club, 35 A. A., 1, 2, 3, 4, Student Council, 4. MARY MCDONALD "Laugh and the world laughs with you." Shadows Staff, 2, 3, 4g H. S. Plays, 33 Operettas, 2, 3, 4, Glee Club, 1, 2, 3, 45 A. A., 4, Varsity Cheer Leader, 45 Historian, 4, Basketball, 43 President of Girls' Glee Club, 4, Caldwell Progress Reporter, 4. LOUISE MOFFATT "FII be merry and free and sad for nae body." Glee Club, 2, 3, 43 Kappa Phi, 1, 2, Operettas, 2, 3, 4g A. A., 4, Basketball, 2, 3. 10 ESTELLE MORGAN "Is she not more than painting can express Of youthful poets, fancy when they love?" Glee Club, 1, 2, 3, 4, Operettas, 2, 3, 4, Plays, 3, 4, Public Speaking, 2, 3, Basketball, 4, A. A., 1, 2, 3, 4, Treasurer of Class, 2, Vice President Girls Club, 2, Reporter for Caldwell Progress, 4. DOROTHY NANN "Her presence lends its warmth and health To all who come before it." A. A., 4, Kappa Phi, 1, 2, Glee Club, 1, 2, 3, 4, Operettas, 3, 4, Basketball, 4, Property manager of Plays, 3, 4, Property manager of Operetta, 3. RUTH PILGER "Born for sueeess she seems." Glee Club, 1, 2, 3, 4, H. S. Plays, 3, 4, Public Speaking Contest, 2, 3, Shadows Staff, 3, A. A., 3, 4, Kappa Phi, 1, 2, Operettas, 2, 3, 4, Basket- ball, 4. 11 LOUISE RICHTER "To tlaose who know thee not, no words can paint, And tbose who know thee, all words are faint." A. A., 43 Glee Club, 2, 3, 43 Class Secretary, 4, Operettas, 2, 3, 4. N ITALO ROLANDELLI "As 1nerry as the day is long." H. S. Plays, 3, Vice President of Class, 3, 4, Shadows Staff, 3, 45 Designer of Best Citizen Plaque. ELLIDA SUTTON "Her sweet manner was one to be admired." Glee Club, 4, Basketball, 3, 4, Operettas, 4, A. A., 4. 12 ALBERT SZKELEY "He had a head to eontrive, a heart to resolve, and a band to execute." Reporter for Caldwell Progress, 45 Chairman of English III Debating Team, 4. CATHERINE TALCOTT "The mildest manner and the gentlest heart." A. A., 1, 2, 3, 43 Glee Club, 3, 43 Orchestra, 43 Operettas, 3, 4, Kappa Phi, 1, 2, Basketball, 4. OLIVE TONER "Pleasant Io listen to, pleasant 170 see And just as pleasing as one ean bef' H. S. Play, 45 Public Speaking Contest, 45 A. A., 4, Glee Club, 45 Operetta, 4g Editor of Green Owl, 4, Basketball Manager and Captain, 4. 13 RUTH WALKER "Faithful to every trust, gentle, loyal, kind and just." Glee Club, 3, 4g Basketball, 2, 3, 4g Captain of Basketball teams, 3, 4g A. A., 35 Editor-in-chief of Shadows, 45 Operettas, 3, 4. MISS HELEN HOSP CLASS DEAN 14 HISTORY OF T.HE CLASS 012 1928 On September 8, 1924, about forty students stood waiting for the new High School doors to open. We were not strangers to one another-incidentally, three of us had gone through school from the first grade together. It was a terrible come-down for us to be called "Freshies" and similar names when only three months before we were looked up to and respected because we were the graduating class of the Verona Grammar School. At last the doors were opened and we were glad to go to the room assigned to "Freshmen" because there were no upper classmen there. Our teacher, Miss Helen Hosp, was a Freshman to Verona High School that year also, and we were glad to have her as our representative on the faculty. Another new-comer was Miss Helen Maxon, our music director. She took the place of Miss Louise Lawrence. We worked diligently at our new and interesting tasks, but were interrupted by class elections. Donald White was elected President, Harmon Driscoll, vice-presidentg Isabel Nelson, secretary, and Dorothy Kientz, treasurer. During the year Donald White resigned and Harold Littleheld was elected President-thus personifying the "long and short of it." ' The hike was the next big event. None of us had to be carried home although some required a little assistance. A few were taught how becoming black paint would be as make-up. We again started to study. Then came the senior Hallowe'en party at which we were entertained. After this dance we looked forward to the one we would give to the school later on. Before our dance, however, the High School plays were given. They were enacted by the Seniors, juniors and Sophomores under the direction of Miss Winifred Bostwick. The Freshman class helped to sell the tickets. Our exams came in january--our first in high school. The dances given by the Juniors and Sophomores were very successful. These parties gave us ideas and increased our anxiety for our own. At last came our party. It was held in April, 1925, and was attended by almost all of the members of the school. Class night and graduation were the last big events of the year. At these times we realized that in three more years we, too, would be getting our diplomas-if we passed our Freshman year. SOPHOMORE YEAR The beginning of our Sophomore year was just the opposite of our Freshman year, in that we, the Sophomores, made others fnamely, the Freshmenj feel small and did to them as had been done to us. After the opening of school and the beginning of work, class elections were held. Harold Littlefield was elected president, Louise Richter, vice-president, Miriam Lent, secretary, and Estelle Morgan, treasurer. This year Leona Hawkins entered our ranks. This year, too, Miss Winifred Bostwick left and Miss Grace Wilson became teacher of English and French. 15 The hike was held in October, 1925. This time we held the reins of the party and we didn't check them. Possibly we overdid the job, but our victims, the present Juniors, are still living. The Hallowe'en Dance was the next social event on the program. The seniors were the hosts and hostesses. They presented prizes to the wearers of the prettiest, funniest, and most original costumes. Just as classes quieted down the High School plays were given, in which we had no part. Examinations were taken and were followed by a period of hard work. The Juniors gave their party and about a month later we gave ours. It was at this party that Campbell Moore introduced a new foot-twister while holding a plate of cake in his hand. The plate did not break. In April, 1926, the Boys, and Girls' Glee Clubs gave their first operettas, coached by Miss Maxon and Miss Hosp. The operetta given by the girls was "Lady Frances" and the one given by the boys was "Freshies." A part of the proceeds was given to the Washington Trip Fund, and the rest to the Instrument Fund. JUNIOR YEAR We entered the school as Juniors with a decided decrease in number. Of the forty that had enlisted there were but half left. This year a new teacher, Miss Imogene Cook, took the place of Miss Mary Bostwick. The class elections were held and Thomas O'Neil was elected president of our class, Italo Rolandelli, vice-president, Louise Richter, secretary, and Leona Hawkins, treasurer. This year we had no special part in the hike-we just went along to watch the fun. The plays were given in December, 1926, by the Juniors and Seniors. This was the first time we had a part in the program. The Juniors gave "The Twig of Thorn," the Seniors gave "Much Ado About Nothing." The plays, coached by Miss Hosp, were very successful. The Examinations intervened between the plays and class parties. After the class parties in April, 1927, the Glee Clubs gave their operettas. The boys gave "Cleopatra" and the girls, "Heartless House." On Class Night in 1927 we, the present seniors, had quite a prominent part. We decorated the auditorium and gave and received knocks. At this time a Junior, Dorothy Kientz, won a five-dollar gold piece because she was the best classical student in the High School. SENIOR YEAR At the beginning of our Senior year nineteen students entered the class. We had two new-comers-Albert Szekely and Olive Toner. Class elections were held and Harold Littlefield for the third time was elected President. Italo Rolandelli was elected vice-president and Lona Hawkins, secretary and treasurer. Mary McDonald was elected historian. Miss Hosp was our class dean. The Senior Hallowe'en Dance vas given. This was the first social event at which our school dance orchestra played. The second time they played was for the High School Play which was given by pupils showing the greatest ability irrespective of classes. The play "Alice Sit-by-the-Fire" by Sir James M. Barrie was a great success. Two of the bright lights in it were seniors-Estelle Morgan and Harold Littlefield. 16 Miss Grace Wilson left in October and Mrs. Edith Burton became teacher of English. Examinations at mid-year were a little more important for some of us than those of the years before. . This year Albert Szekely stood out as a second Don Marquis. Among others Dorothy Nann is to be congratulated for the business-like manner with which she got together the properties for four of our school productions. In March, 1928, a district contest in typewriting was held at Morristown in which Leona Hawkins won first place and Louise Richter third. At the Public Speaking Contest, Olive Toner, a senior, won the second prize. Olive was also the editor-in-chief of the Green Owl, a bi-weekly paper edited by the Seniors with the help of Miss Wilson, Mrs. Burton, and Miss Markham. Ruth Walker, another one of our class, was elected editor-in-chief of "Shadows" Italc- Rolandelli was elected art editor for the second year. This year, Harold Littlefield, our class president, was elected "The Best Citizen" of the High School. Our Washington trip was one of the most important events of the year. We sin- cerely thank Mr. and Mrs. Frederick N. Brown, students, and people of Verona, for their generous help in making our trip possible. The operettas were given in May. They were "The Nifty Shop" and 'fWind- mills of Holland," coached by Mrs. Thomas Corrigan, the former Miss Maxon, and Miss Hosp. Dancing followed for which the music was furnished by the school orchestra. Thus our four High School years have rolled by. We have made mistakes and caused more than one disturbance, but we hope the faculty will forget these and we hope also that the following classes will have noble records and strive continuously to make our High School the best. H. MAC. '28 THE WASHINGTON TRIP For weeks before the great day arrived the excited Seniors discussed the eagerly awaited trip to Washington. The "Merrie Monthn of March seemed to drag along as we patiently CPI awaited April 12. Eventually the big day arrived in all its glory! Waving'a fond farewell to our parents and friends who had gathered at the Market Street Station to see us off, we glee- fully boarded the train for our nation,s Capital. At last we were off - off for Washington! Time passed speedily on the train as we played cards, read guide books, and hummed popular tunes. Interest ran high as we sped over the Mason-Dixon Line, and as we passed through the noble city of Baltimore, but in the main our thoughts were at- tempting to form a picture of the great "White City." Arriving at the beautiful Union Station at Washington, we were conducted to the Hotel Driscoll where we hurriedly ate a delicious dinner, after which we rushed to the incomparable Library of Congress. Here we spent an hour examining the divers col- lections, admiring the beautiful mural decorations, Statuary and bronzes. In a state of mental breathlessness-so impressed were we by the beauty, the grandeur of it all- we left the Library. 17 Returning to the hotel several of us resolved Qas had classes of previous yearsj to stay up all night. Assembling in the room of one of the girls, we enjoyed a "feast,,' after which we changed our minds about sleep. fGinger ale is, perhaps, an inducer of sleep-who can tell?j A few of us arose early the next morning with a View to enjoying a pre-breakfast stroll about the Capital. The morning was crisply cool and our walk proved refreshingly brisk-wherefore our appetites were considerably whetted, much to the astonishment and dismay of our less ambitious fand much less hungryj classmates. X After breakfast we were conducted to the Bureau of Printing and Engraving where we saw United States currency of all denominations, and stamps of all kinds, being printed. Following this we visited the Pan-American Building Qwhich has the reputa- tion of being the most beautiful building-architecturally speaking-in the worldjg the Smithsonian Institute fwhere we saw the "state" gowns of the Presidents' wives, models of the original aeroplane, the flag that inspired the writing of our national anthem, and things of like interestjg the White House fwhich of course needs no explanationljg and finally, the Capitol itself where we saw the House in session. Likewise the afternoon was passed in a beautiful way. We visited the Arlington Cemetery-where are buried our national military heroes. The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, the Amphitheatre, and the Lincoln Memorial are very impressive sights. That same evening we went as the guests of our chaperones, Mr. and Mrs. Brown, to the new Fox Theatre where we were delightfully entertained for a few hours. Returning to the hotel we danced for a time, 'played cards, and perhaps a few of us even flirted-who can tell?-and retired for the night, each girl breathing to herself the old refrain "So this is the end of a perfect day!" The climax of our trip was reached the next morning when we visited George Washingtoifs mansion at Mount Vernon. Here we spent a delightful hour acquainting ourselves with the various rooms of the stately old home. Returning, we passed through Alexandria where we visited the far famed Carlyle House, the Washington Masonic Society Headquzarters, and the ancient church where Washington fand later, General Robert E. Leej worshipped. Saturday afternoon was spent in various Ways. A few of our number visited the Washington Monument, others visited the celebrated Botanical Gardens, still others went shopping. At last the time came for our departure. Sadly we bade farewell to our hotel roomsg more sadly did we board the train for Newark. The trip was most pleasant on the way home. Several Seniors from Tarrytown were in our train and each of our number enjoyed himself making new acquaintances, forming new friendships. NVe will never forget this trip. Years may come-and go--and leave their marks on all our brows, but ever-ever--shall we cherish in our hearts the memory of this wonderful, unforgettable, unsurpassable trip to the Capital of the United States. O. T. '28 18 WILL OF THE HELEN M. HOSP CLASS In the name of God, amen. We, the Helen M. Hosp Class, being in sound health of body, and of disposing mind and memory, do make and publish this, our last will and testament, hereby revoking all former wills, by us at any time made. First, we give, devise, and bequeath to our Alma Mater, Verona High School, the room which we have occupied during the last four years, in place of our company. Second, we give, devise, and bequeath to our Superintendent, Mr. Frederick N. Brown, one air cushion for his siesta on the trip to Washington. Third, we give, devise, and bequeath to our Principal, Mr. Harold A. Crane, one quart of chloroform to make the lower-classmen "pass out" of assembly more quickly. Fourth, we give, devise, and bequeath to our class advisor, Miss Helen M. Hosp, one set of loud speakers for the use of her future History students, during the next thirty years. Fifth, we give, devise, and bequeath to Mr. Clifford D. Wilken, one can of "bar- relled sunlight" to brighten his pupils' minds. Sixth, we give, devise, and bequeath to Miss Imogene Cook, two hundred plus units to bring the minus quantities of her "math', classes up to par. Seventh, we give, devise, and bequeath to Miss Anna L. Markham, one mechanical pupil whom she can wind up at her will to make one perfect typist. Eighth, we give, devise, and bequeath to Mr. Paul Goeltz, one year's supply of elbow grease to shine his car. Ninth, we give, devise, and bequeath to Mrs. Corrigan, a petite step-ladder so that she may be better seen and heard by her future classes. Tenth, we give, devise, and bequeath to the Class of 1929, the custody of the Green Owl, and our sense of humor to balance their solemnity. Eleventh, we give, devise, and bequeath to the Class of 193 0, a complete housekeep- ing equipment to use in the next locker-room insurrection. Twelfth, we give, devises, and bequeath to the Class of 1931, our dignity and studiousness, to which they have great need. Thirteenth, we give, devise, and bequeath to the Class of 1932, the whole school, provided they pay all the funeral and wrecking expenses. In Witness Wloercof, we have hereunto set our hands and seals, this Fifteenth day of lzlne, A. D., nineteen hundred and twenty-eight. The Senior Class of '28 RUTH PILGER 20 CLASS OF 1929 President Vzce President JAMES MCEWAN Secretary Treasurvr WILLIAM FISMER MARIE SONN Class Dean LLOYD ANDERSON GEORGE BANDEL- WILLIAM BANDEL ROBERT DORSEY WILLIAM FISMER ' ARTHUR GRIFFIN LEROY HEDDEN FREDERICK LANGE EDWIN LEWIS JAMES LOFSTROM JAMES MCEWAN HARRIETTE PRINCE JOHN MOORE THOMAS O,NEIL ARTHUR ROBERTS SAM SCOLA FLORENCE GENSER MAY KING MILDRED NOBACR MARJORIE SMITH MARIE SONN HARRIET SWAL,LOW BERTHA VAN DOREN DOROTHY WILLIAMS 21 CLASS OF 193 0 V100-President ALLAN MARSTED DAVID ANDERSON -' JOHN Dox .- ELDON EARLE-r GEORGE FREY- DONALD HAIGHT' FRANK HOFFMAN 'Q MYLES JACOB JOHN LAZAR ROBERT LITTLEFIELD ALLAN MARSTED IRVINE MOFFATT CRANE SHEPARD DAVID SHEPPARD WILLIAM SLAYIIACIQ President DONALD HAIGHT Secretary-Treasurer HELEN MARSTED Dean EDITH BURTON JOSEPH VAN ORDEN RUTH ASHE ALICE BENSON MARIAN CRAWFORD HELEN DE CAMP 'I-:HIRZA FRETCHNER BERTHA HODGSON BERTHA JACOBUS HELEN MARSTED MIRIAM ROBERTS EDITH SHAFFER LEONORA SMITH ' DOROTHY WEINGARTNER CHARLOTTE WHEATON DOROTHY ZINK 22 J A CLASS OF 1931 Prcsidcnt Vive-President Secretary-Tnfasurcr Cfass Dean LEROY LUM JOHN DUFFY BETTY SIMMS PHILIP BARTHO1.OMEW ARNOLD BENSON ARTHUR BOUGHTON EARL BRAND THOMAS BREESE EDWIN BRIGGS ROY BROWER EMIL BROWN CARLTON CAMARATA SALVADOR CAMARATA OTTO CANNON ALFRED COLARDEAU GEORGE COOK SYDNEY COOK LEE CULVERT JOHN DUFFY JOSEPH FABIAN WILLIAM FRANCIS JAMES FRANKLIN WILLIAM FREEDMAN ALEXIS FRELIGH GUSTAV HALLSTROM WALTER KIEFER K GWENDOLEN ADAMS MARIAN ALLARD ASTRID ANDERSON DAGMAR ANDERSON DOROTHY BAHR HELEN BOWLING FRANCES BRADY GERTRUDE CARLSON CHRISTINA CHRISTIANSEN JULIA CLARK IDA COLARDEAU MURIEL COLLINS EDNAMAE DONOHUE VIRGINIA DRYDEN CAROLINE ECKLYN ANNE FENTON MIRIAM FREY HARRIETTE GILLETTE HELEN GIMSON ROSE GINSBERG FLORENCE GOMAN VERA HAINES ARTHUR KRAUS CHARLES LANCE LEROY LUM DONALD MAGUIRE ALAN MACNAUGHTEN MARGARET ZIMIAERMAN M. IMOGENE COOK FREDERICK MADRYGIN FRANK MOORE LEROY PATTILLO' RICHARD PETERSON LEO RODETSKY DAVID ROLL HAROLD SHIENBLOOM NELSON SMITH ELMER WILLIAMS WALTER WILLIAMS DOROTHY HAEFLING EDITH LENT MARIAN LEWIS HAZEL LOFSTROM JOLAINE MAY RUTH MILLER ELIZABETH MEYER EILEEN MOORE CATHERINE O,NEIL LEROY PARKHURST ELEANOR PAXTON HELEN RODETSKY KATHLEEN SANDINE BETTY SIMMS ETHEL TALCOTT PARENT-TEACHER ASSOCIATION The meetings of the High School Parent-Teacher Association were held in the evening this year, so that the fathers of the pupils might be given greater oppor- tunity to become interested in the work and problems of their children. Under the enthusiastic and able guidance of our President, Mrs. McEwan, a Varied and in- teresting program was provided for each meeting, and it is to be regretted that more parents did not avail themselves of the opportunity of listening to the enlightening and inspirational talks that were given by the various speakers. The main subject of our discussion has been Vocational Guidance-an attempt to help the boy and girl to choose their life's vocation at the earliest possible moment, so that in High School or College, they may take suitable courses to prepare for that end and thus avoid the loss of time occasioned by drifting from one thing to another before finding the work best suited to their temperament and mental equipment. The opening meeting of the Fall was held on October 19th and was largely in the nature of an organization meeting. Mrs. McEwan outlined the purposes of the organization, which are to secure cooperation between the parents and teachers, and to bring the work of the school before the citizens of the town. Mr. Brown and Mr. Crane also spoke on the value of the Association to the parents. After the busi- ness of the evening was disposed of, the meeting became informal, and an opportunity was given to the parents to become acquainted with each other and with the teachers. The second meeting, held on November 16th, was characterized by the able dis- cussion by Mrs. Prince of the High School Faculty on the subject, "The Need of Vocational Guidance," emphasizing this need as the answer of every child's question, "What am I going to be when I grow up?,' and outlining the three means of guidance as, flj Ability to become economically independent, Q21 Good statesmanshipg Q31 The wise use of leisure. Mr. Morelock, County Superintendent of Schools, s-poke along the same line, stressing the fact that parents must be conscious of the limitations of their children, and conscious of the things that they can do best. At the third meeting, January 18th, Allen Cullimore, of the School of Engineering at Newark, gave an informal talk on "Fundamentals of a College Education," pointing out that the primary use of education is character building, and that boys and girls should be given a college education only when they can appreciate its value, and will work to mould what they learn into the formation of a true and upright character. The fourth meeting was held on March 21st. Through the courtesy of Mr. Crane, an evening session of the school was arranged. This permitted the parents to see their children at their daily tasks. There were classes in physical culture for boys and girls held in the Gymnasium. After recitations in the various classrooms, the entire school met for Assembly. The evening gave the parents an opportunity of viewing the work that the school is attempting to do for the pupils. The Association assisted the seniors with a card party on March 16, the proceeds helping to defray the expenses of the Washington trip. It is a pleasure to record the helpful spirit of cooperation that has been shown by all the members of the High School staff in making the meetings of the Association a success. WALTER M,RCNAUGHTEN, Sec'rc'fary. 24 ALUMNI NOTES The outstanding accomplishment of the Alumni during the past year was a de- cisive defeat of the V. H. S. varsity basketball team. The old and decrepit graduates are quite proud of this feat. ' The entire class of 1913 is engaged in the ice business and doing very well. His name is Paul Zingg. Of the most recent graduates we get the following report: Laura Hodgson and Ruth Ellis are at the N. J. College for Women, Leslie Eaton and Cecil Roche at Brown University, Amy Youngling, Margaret Lewis, Winifred LaRue, Iris Rodgers, and Francis Hodgson in businessg and Eleanor Noyes and Dorotha Vfheat at Normal School. We are glad to announce the return to our town of Bessie F. Burnett '17 after an absence of some years. We are well represented in the oiiices of the Public Service by Wallace Haight, Ronald Brooks, Archie Sandine, Stephen Coslick, and August Carrell. Two engagements have recently been announced: Ronald Brooks '24 to Margaret Starkey '24 and Edith Crawford '19 to Adolph Heyden. Howard Crawford '21 has just returned from a Mediterranean cruise. Dr. Leon Pearman '18, during convalescence from an operation, visited town from Detroit during the year. Stephen Pearman '14 who has been away for his health is, we believe, well on the road to recovery. Frances Wheat '16 is married to Dr. Halleck and is living in Ossining, N. Y. Paul Marsted '26 is also in New York State at Cortland where he is associated with his father in business. LEST WE FORGET Faculty: This is what we call a mess! Ally and Carl's steam engine The girl,with the supercilious air Lum's dancing Mr. Crane's commands to "pass out" Estelle's giggle The deceased Green Owl Sign-School Open The day Slayback had neither button nor tie Miss Markham's opinion of co-education The violent attacks of speeditis in Period 5 typewriting Louise Moffatt's questions What Ruth Pilger heard over the radio It's almost a desert-except for the trees Mr. Goeltz's poetry Harold's dissertations Ruth Walker's blush Noon hour The odors from the new floors Dorsey, Lange and Rolandelli in gym Chalk and erasers, last period algebra 25 15250254 BEM mmemos L55 EEZ Uwbwzm 'Ubmwgngbawm :V-02:-vm 4 wiv-sam Um-Lim MEHEN-'U GCS NWO MEUNNDF um:-wmUaw Diss EUEWESBM :ZSUQE Wk:-EDD -E5 trgggm EOUSMBUUO U-EBSQ wgcmgm :LU-NDF mgegm agmgm ggism SIUNPH Msegm 3253! 1-EUNUF Co:-35000 mv 3:35 20:2 3-2:5 gmmkfm wmggz an-O realm E with 'mae-E 'Baca wzmm agua FEE EE-Q :E WEEE 50:3 megan! in-U E wet-Dyson Em MEHESQ 220665 3 do: RSECSN we cgou M :HE -gc we im: : M-Siu 'Ex OZ: 2.22 EPO EE :WE uk-EO: M2 L3 N tw :QA EQ: :Nm-SWUEM mggvoow E LO: ZITSOE- 2 gym V-mg, :EE hir: IZEBE H :Eg 32:- :Ok :ig nomwmyzgm Bcoig muilmildgwm Eiga: MEUNEHQ mam RVEUEOU -56:2 Em gms: We go 3:3- mp-352 DEE:-Q wcgw'-4 NESQ WEEUUM :Eva-QEOO BNOUEUHH egg 3505 W-MWCOYH miomgmag 0:6 USN 35:3 wccmm Emmys wecmz E155 DME READ: It-20225 MEV-:uw H562 ESSQUE HPAUELOA 23025 E05 NEB! :mm megan 30522-:mm MEEZ mu-:E omew E33 I-Em: 51-OU 2:-2-USE: he EHNUODEN gunmen :Ps-v-no U5 we SEE EEE! sa Ego :Num-Qmohuvg E-am 2 HBVNWW-351 :SE-Q -32 we :N making? 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Their presi- dent, LeRoy Lum, wearing a thing which resembled a baby dress for a night gownj, was pushed up Bloomfield Avenue in a baby carriage. He certainly did look cute! When we arrived, games were played while Freshies gathered wood for the fire. Shortly after dark the initiations began. After a gay time in this manner we all parted for home and bed, promising to be present at the next hike. THE HALLOWE'EN PARTY In the latter part of October, the Seniors gave a Hallowe'en Mask Party for the school. 'Mid funny tramps, flirty seniors, and gay gypsies, the party got under way and soon the room was a whirling mass of color, while strains of music issued from one corner of the room. There was fortune telling, a Paul Jones, games and dancing. The party broke up about twelve and we all started home after spending an enjoyable evening. THE SOPHOMORE PARTY On March 9, the Sophomores successfully entertained the school. As each one came in, he was given a colored ribbon. When all was ready, contests were held be- tween the different teams. Of course, there was dancing between the games. The High School Dance Orchestra played, and everyone thought the music fine. Cake and ice cream were served. The party disbanded early as the next day was a school day. PUBLIC SPEAKING CONTEST On March 30, the annual Public Speaking Contest was held under the direction of Miss Helen Hosp. Eight speakers were chosen from the entire school to enter the contest. The participants were Olive Toner, Ruth Ashe, Marie Sonn, Marjorie Smith, Charlotte Wheaton, Bertha Hodgson, Sam Scola and Fred Madrigyn. Marjorie Smith won the first prize of 5610, and Olive Toner, the second of SS. A quartet from the orchestra played between the selections. THE FRESHMAN PARTY On Friday, April 27, the Freshman class, not to be surpassed by the upper classes, gave a school party with the assistance of Miss Cook. As eight o'clock approached we found it raining very hard, but what more could Freshmen expect? At the door of the High School various colored ribbons were secured by the guests, each color representing a team. When the teams had assembled in the auditorium, Mr. Goeltz started relay races. The floor was very slippery and many tumbles were witnessed. As yet we haven't made our decision as to whether the blue or green teams won. Following the games there was dancing followed by a Paul Jones. At ten o'clock refreshments were 28 served. At eleven, we started home, only to find it still raining as hard as ever. The Freshmen's first party was over and we have decided from all reports that it was a great success. TARANTELLA On Saturday, April 28, twenty pupils, with Mr. and Mrs. McEwan as chaperons, were guests of the Mask and Wig Club of the University of Pennsylvania at its annual production given at the Metropolitan Opera House. This year's show was a musical comedy, "Tarantella," which portrayed the efforts of "The Instigation Pictures Incf' to make a realistic motion picture in an old ruin in the hills of Sicily. "Instigation Pictures Inc." has a very difficult time getting its pic- ture because of the intervention both of the Mafian Brigands and of the censors, Al Stone and Prunella Pinkerton-a purity leaguer. Nevertheless all complications are swept aside in the end and we find that, although the company was unaware of it, the camera had been picturing all its troubles and that it has made a truly realistic picture. All who attended are grateful to the Mask and Wig Club for a very delightful afternoon. ALPHABETICAL GLYMPSES IN V. H. S. A's for Anita on whom we all dote. B is for Billy-a Junior of note. C's for Camarata the prize Sophomore sheik. D's for Dot Kientz who is overly meek. E's for Estelle who's not at all slow. F is for Franklin-the Freshie, you know. G's for Glad Hill, a prize typewriting student. H is for Lee Hawkins, in everything prudent. I is for Ida who is pleasingly slender. J is for Jimmy who toward girls is quite tender. K is for Kitty who dresses superbly. L is for Littlefield who sports a fine derby. M is for Mary, our very best joker. N is for Nann who excels at poker. O's for O'Neil who flirts with the girls. P is for Pilger who wears pretty curls. Q is for Quick-we try not to be slow. R's for Rolandelli-the artist, you know. S is for Sutton, whose cartoons make you howl. T is for Toner-did you like the Green Owl? U is for Us-the Seniors, you see. V,s for Verona-the town for me. W's for Walker-our editor-in-chief. Y is for You-now don,t have a fit. Z is for QSJ zekely-our real Senior wit. O. T. '28 29 Ml AIIWIATI U XVhen we think of the month of December we think of the plays given each year by the Verona High School. Formerly, two plays were given, one by the Senior class and the other by the Junior class, this year, however, it was decided that there should be one play for which the cast should be picked from the whole school. This created more interest in the plays as not only the members of the two upper classes but every member of the school was interested. The name of the play was "Alice Sit-By-The-Fire," by Barrie. In this play Amy, Alice,s daughter, has been taking care of the home, and of her brother, Cosmo, while her mother and father were away in India. When Mrs. Gray returns to her home she is unhappy because her children do not seem to love her. One evening Mr. Rollo, an old friend of Colonel and Mrs. Gray, comes to visit them. Amy and Ginevra, Amy's friend, overhear the conversation between Mr. Rollo and Mrs. Gray. The girls, with imaginations heightened by too frequent visits to the theater, immediately determine that the two have fallen in love. Amy is persuaded by Ginevra to go to Mr. Rollo's home and demand the letters which her mother has written to him. She tells Amy that she knows there are letters because in all the plays they've seen, there have been. Amy undertakes the task and approaches the home of Mr. Rollo. There she is met by Richardson, who takes care of Mr. Rollo,s apartment. After a short discussion Amy meets Mr. Rollo. Immediately she asks for the letters and Mr. Rollo, very much astonished, asks for an explnation. She tries to explain but suddenly visitors are an- nounced. Not wishing to be seen, Amy hides in a closet. She has often seen this done in plays. Two characters enter the apartment of Mr. Rollo, they are Colonel and Mrs. Gray. Mrs. Gray soon discovers that Amy has hidden in the closet and tries to conceal it from her husband. While he is not looking she pulls Amy from the closet and pretends that her daughter has just arrived. The colonel, however, also discovers that Amy had hidden in the closet and asks for an explanation. The Grays leave the apartment and when they reach home Mrs. Gray explains the matter to her husband. Mr. Rollo apologizes for having caused such a disturbance in their family. As everything is made clear, we are led to suppose that Mr. Rollo and Amy will not remain just friends, but will soon be happily married. 30 The cast was as follows: Alice, . ,... . Colonel Gray ,.,. Amy ,...... Cosmo, . . Ginevra. . . N ursc .... Maid .....,. Riclyardson. . Mr. Rollo. . . . . . ,ESTELLE MORGAN , , . . . .IRVINE MOFFATT , . ,CATHERINE O,NElL . , . .JAMES FRANKLIN ......MARIE SONN ..,.,......RUTH PILGER ,....4.,4....OL1vE TONER . . .CHRISTINA CHRISTIANSEN . . . . , .HAROLD LITTLEFIELD THE FROG What a queer bird the frog are. When he sit he stand almost. When he hop he fly almost. He ain't got no sense. He ain't got no tail hardly either. He sits on what he ain't got almost. 31 I p 1 .fri is: fp- N , ".: ug 'I - . .' ' ' - 'H X '..' si -. he an -ff- ffe? 'IZ E Pig -'sv 4'-' 26: ' TQ. 842 51 Z1 6 5371 ,052 21 7: 'ti P-. an-w Ze. 5 fi asf 3'-3' :Ffa 12: -gt 9124 mi 22:5 --Q if SOCCER The soccer team opened the season by a game with East Orange High School, in which our opponents were victorious by the score of 3 to 0. A game with Central High, Paterson, followed, in which we lost 6 to 0. This game was followed by two Barringer High School games in which we were also unable to come out victors. The scores wereg first game, 2 to Og second game, 3 to 1. The soccer team ended the season by playing Montclair High School to whom we also paid tribute by the score of 2 to 1. It will be noticed that all the schools with which the soccer team competed are much larger than ours. Taking this into consideration, the teamys showing was really very good. Since few members will be lost by graduation, we have a good start on a team for next year. W. FISMER ,29 32 BASKETBALL Cn March 2 Verona High School closed a successful season although the final game was lost to Caldwell by the score of 27-25. The game was very close as the score shows and required an extra period before Caldwell was able to win. During the past season Verona won seven and lost five games. This is very good when the size of the schools played is taken into consideration. However, even if so many games had not been won this would have been a successful season because of the enjoyment which it brought to Coach Goeltz, the players, and the spectators. The high scorer of the year was Captain Tip O'Neil, with Marsted a close second. The points each player scored are as follows: O'Neil, 138g Marsted, 85g Haight, 743 Scola, 85 Lewis, 8g Sandin, 205 Dox, 63 Van Orden, 4g Littlefield, 25 Freedman, 2. The scores of the games and the total number of points made by Verona and her opponents follow: Verona Chatham . . . Verona Millburn ,.... Verona South Orange . . Verona Chatham ..... Verona Newark Normal Verona Paterson Central Verona Millburn ...,.. Verona Montclair . . . Verona Montclair . . . Verona Caldwell .. 33 Verona . . . . 35 Newark Normal ,... , 15 Verona ,. 25 Caldwell....,.. .. 27 Total .......,.....,....,.,. 342 Total ..,......,.......,.... 262 Much credit is due to Coach Goeltz for his work during the past season not only in teaching and training the players but in creating the proper spirit throughout the school. E. L. '29 WHAT WOULD HAPPEN IF Mary Mac stopped wise-cracking? Estelle Morgan grew up? Dot Nann went with Freddy? Lum changed his style of dancing? Miss Markham didnlt have papers to correct? Italo didn't have to shave? Ellida Sutton gave dancing lessons? Ruth Pilger went to Paris? Wilkie gave up sarcasm? Mrs. Corrigan had no elevator boy? Ruth Walker wore a red dress? Olive Toner had long hair? Anita stopped playing the piano? Bill Fismer didn't have that school-girl complexion? Harold Littlefield wasn't a perennial bachelor? Sophs didn't think they were popular? Louise Moffatt stopped bouncing around? Christina Christiansen were in Christiania? Albert Szekely grew that mustache? Carl Lohmeyer grew taller? Miriam Lent could answer easy questions in History? Leona Hawkins could always be heard in History? There were no Juniors and Seniors? Marie and May didn't argue? Freshmen weren't noisy? B. V. '29 OUR IDEAL MR. 1928 HAS The height of Carl Lohmeyer, The complexion of Bill Fismer, The monocle of Harold Littlefield, The mustache of Albert Szekely, The haircut of Italo Rolandelli, The eyes of Mr. Wilkin, The nobility of Earl Brand. T. O. '29 34 llif'lllwillllllTwlllll'l?'lWllliiw'lIIIIW llllllllllll llllllllllllll lllllllllllllll llllllllllllll lllllllllllll llllllllllll llllllllllllllllll lllll THE LOTTERY OF LIFE Harold Graham was tired, he had been roaming the streets all day looking in vain for a job. "This is the last place I'll try tonight," he said to himself as he entered the small office of a lottery company. "Well, young man, what can you do?" This question was asked by stern Mr. Perkins, manager of the lottery company. "Why, I can do anything," was Harold's eager reply. "Good! Then you will start tomorrow for New York. It is your job to advertise our company, by getting the winning numbers of the chance tickets. Then we will supposedly give you the S25,000g you will advertise your luck in all the best news- papers, and then secretly return the money to usf, The agreement having been settled, Harold started for New York the next morning. From there he was to go up to Boston, and so on up the Atlantic coast to the largest Cltles. He had been in New York a week, and a great many chances had been sold. He received the winning number and the S25,000, and then he advertised his luck in the newspapers. After a few days he returned the money to the company. Harold decided to do a little sight seeing in New York before he made his trip to Boston. He was leisurely making his way along Fifth Avenue, when the girl walking in front of him attracted his attention. Where had he seen her before? Who was she? Momentarily his mind refused to work and then-ah! how could he forget the idol of his boyhood days? And instantly the old forgotten love stirred anew within him. "Pardon, aren't you Doris Barton?" he said smiling and looking at her inquisitively. "Why, Harold Graham, I never thought I'd see you again. Where have you been keeping yourself? And say, I saw your picture in the paper this morning with a long account about your winning S25,000. Gee! I bet you feel rich, don't you?" "A-rather," said Harold sheepishly. This was the beginning of their happiness and after a few months in each other's company they decided to become engaged, not, however, until Harold had confessed to Doris that he was really very poor, and that he had had to return the 525,000 to the company. But money, fortunately, wasn't the source of Doris's love. The next morning Mr. Perkins received a telephone call, and an angry voice in- formed him, that in event the 525,000 was not turned over to the person who had held the winning number in the last drawing, by the next day he would be exposed in all the principal newspapers. 35 The next day Harold went to Doris's house and joyously cold her that the firm had made him a present of the 525,000 in appreciation of his good work. He did not see the twinkle in her eyes, and he did not learn the true reason for the company's sudden generosity until after they were married. ESTELLE MORGAN '28 SEASONS Autumn-the leaves are falling- Yellow, red and gold, As we become the Senior Class, Brave and bold. Winter-the snow is falling- Soft, cold and white, While we, the Senior Class, Struggle with all our might. Spring-leaves and flowers are budding- Yellow, red and gold, And we, the Senior Class, Not quite so bold. June--the month of graduation- Happy, bright and free, Alma Mater, we of '28 Bid farewell to thee! R. W. '28 NIGHT Night- Night creeps slowly but surely Onward, Stilling the noise of day, just as sweet music Quiets the qualms Within a tired soul. YOUTH Youth, Sweet flowers of spring- The birds awing- The monkeys swing By their tails, And sing- "Youth, glorious youth, Must have its fling." E. M. '28 36 if , 'f 3 FT fu GIRLS' GLEE CLUB In September, 1927, the Girls' Glee Club was divided into three sectionsg one meet- ing on Monday, one on Wednesday and the last on Friday. Miss Maxon found this necessary because of our growing numbers. The Monday Club elected Mary McDonald President and Dorothy Kientz Secretaryg the Wednesday Club chose Muriel Collins President and Gertrude Carlson Secretaryg and the Friday Club elected Anita Bartholomew President and Louise Richter Secretary. The members have sung on several different occasions throughout the year. On the day before Christmas a number of boys and girls sang carols in various parts of the town and then returned for breakfast at about 8 o'clock. In March, when evening classes were held, our Club entertained the students of the school and the Parent- Teacher Association with a well-known selection. Then, on May 11, the annual operetta was sung. "The Windmills of Holland" was given by the Boys' and Girls' Glee Clubs combined, while only the girls took part in "The Nifty Shopf' Success has been due largely to our director,s guidance. 37 A notice about the first meeting of the clubs after the spring vacation was signed bv "Mrs. Corrigan." It was a surprise to many to learn that Miss Maxon had assumed that name on April 7. THE BOYS' GLEE CLUB The Boys' Glee Club of Verona High School is composed of twenty-eight selected members. Early in the year we elected the following officers: Thomas O'Neil, Presi- dentg Allan Marsted, Vice-Presidentg and Irvine Moffat, Secretary. At the evening session of the High School in March we sang two numbers, "Pale in the Amber West" and "The Three Jolly Sailor Boys." P The Glee Club endeavored to secure the Princeton Glee Club to give a performance in Verona, but as the attempt was unsuccessful we decided to present an operetta in con- junction with the Girls' Glee Club. Soon after Easter rehearsals for the operetta began and the production proved a great success mainly through the efforts of our music in- structor, Mrs. Corrigan. Leading male roles were taken by Thomas O'Neil, Carlton Camarata, Myles Jacob, and LeRoy Hedden. Many of the other boys were in the chorus, appearing as the sons of wealthy Dutch farmers. l. V. '30 Secretary. 38 5 THE HIGH SCHOOL SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Under the able guidance of Mrs. Corrigan, our director, Verona High School had for the past year the finest symphony orchestra ever known in the history of the school. Our instrumentation has been greatly enlared, including first violins, second violins, viola, obligato violin, clarinet, first trumpet, second trumpet, E-flat alto saxophone, C melody saxophone, trombone, drums, tenor banjo, and piano. For the first time in our history we attempted the great classics, namely: Beethoven, Handel, Bach, Brahms, Gounod and Haydn. Our later studies have included modern compositions. The school is very proud of the orchestra since it forms an inestimable part of our school life. The following oiiicers were elected: Frederick Lange, president, Mildred Noback, vice-president, Bertha Van Doren, secretary and treasurer, Salvador Camarata, librarian. F. L. '29 MARJORIE SMITH LEROY HEDDEN OTTO CANNON MYLES JACOB ROY BROWER FRANK HOFFMAN MILDRED NOBACK HAROLD LITTLEEIELD ASTRID ANDERSON CATHERINE TALOOTT FREDERICK LANGE 39 BERTHA VAN DOREN ELIZABETH MEYER LEO RODETSKY LEROY PARKHURST JOSEPH FABIAN JOHN LAZAR CARLTON CAMARATA SALVADOR CALIARATA DONALD MAGUIRE ARTHUR BOUGHTON OTTO CANNON-Drums HAROLD LITTLEFIELD-Saxophone FRANK HOFFMAN-Saxophone FREDERICK LANGE-Clarinet LEROY HEDDEN-B3HjO ANITA BARTHOLOMEW-Piano MYLES JACOB-Trumpet HIGH SCHOOL DANCE SOCIETY The "Dance Band," the first organization of its kind here, was formed under the skillful direction of Mrs. T. F. Corrigan during October, 1928. The orchestra was introduced to the school when it played selections from its repertoire frather limitedj at the Senior HalloWe'en Dance. So satisfactorily did the band perform that it was called upon to play at the High School Plays, Sophomore Party, Washington Trip Benefit, Freshmen Party and the School Operetta. 40 Tbc' Sfzlzlvnf Cllllflfil Tbc' Hi-Y Club -vias, N ..2e.': . no 0 :"g:1.-zggiggggzgg va " 323.1 iff' 5 nil D Q S J" 1 s gh S0 r I N 1 6 .bOg,,.'e 0. ul, 'J M V1"E?32 Q32-:fe :F P ' i- r .,- 2 63 ilu"--.,a .I ., 1 1- , ,ar-,.,, 1.-.QI I 53:35, Q 330,59 Pflyowi v . . 'iiffi-Q53 - '- S' J' 115.-av 4 e 'ld-,"?, S diff , 'wififlg g'1,,.., ,.,.,,,,"1 Hifi: .'. 24.14- ,K ha' -I . 'P signin., 30 9 'lim' dlQl Edwin Lewis fin Frenchj: "When the weather is good, I smell good." QWe wonder what he smells like when the weather isn't good?j Teacher Qtc- small boyj: "Give an example of a balanced sentencef, Boy: "The boy stood on his one hand and sat down on his other." Young wife: "Yes, darling, I thought you'd like that. Mother always said that fish cakes and jam rolls were the things I made really well." Young Husband: "Yes, darling. W-which one is this?" Fresh: "You were born to be a writer." Soph: "How zat?" Fresh: "You have a splendid ear for carrying a penf, "Dad, gimme a dime." "Son, don't you think you're getting too big to be forever begging for dimes?" "I guess you,re right, Dad. Gimme a dollar, willya?" "What would you say if I told you the ocean had dried up?" said a new boy the first day. "I'd say, 'Go, and do thou likewise,' " answered a friend. The first time a Scotchman used the free air at a garage he blew out four tires. First man: "Poor Smith was driven to his gravef' Second ditto: "Well, did you expect him to walk?" Teacher: "Now watch the blackboard while I run through it again." Tal: "You will admit I have a pretty face?', Tol: "Even a barn looks good when it's painted." "Use that guest towel hanging in the bathroomf' a wife said to her husband. "After you have repeatedly warned me never to dare to touch it? Well, I guess DOE. Not me!" replied her mate. "Oh, I knowf, said the wife, "but it,s turning yellow from disuse and I want to get some good out of it before it falls apart." 42 OUR IDEAL MISS 1928 HAS The personality of Estelle, The common sense of Miriam, The fun of Mary Mac, The remarks of Ruth Pilger, The cuteness of Anita, The hair of Ruth Walker, The eyes of Catherine, The nose of Olive, The smile of Louise Moffatt, The chin of Dot Kientz, The prolile of Leona Hawkins, The feet of Louise Richter, And, the all-aroundness of Dot Nann. There! 'Isn't she stunning? E S '28 FREE PUBLIC LECTURE COURSE, 192 8 -192 9 FRIDAY EVENINGS E VERONA HIGH SCHOOL AUDITORIUM Debate ..,. ...,..,...........,,........,..,..,.,...... O ctober S, 1928 S. S. MCCLURE DR. NITTI Lecture With Moving Picture .,.....,.....,...., . . . November 9, 1928 DR. DrrMARs Lecture . . . .......,........... . . . March 8, 1929 DR. WILL DURANT 43 QAUTOGRQAYDHS 1928 SHADOWS STAFF RUTH NWALKER Edifor-i11-Cfyivf ITALO ROLANDELLI Arf Ezlifor THOMAS O'NEIL SIl!JXl'l'ifJfi0lI Mgr. MRS. BURTON Fafnlfy Azfrism' 44 MAY KING Literary Ezfifm' WILLIAM FISMER Alfl'f'l'ffSilItQ Mgr. JAMES MCEWAN Bzzsizwss Mgr. j O I ....... , fl ,pr ,N I , 3, n.d?4,,fg,,.fg JJ! ....,-""Y .--" I X , I ,W , V i . ' A X"-' ' i 7 5' 3514 4 . V., Nftwzf fd. i to 5 G.3wQvw6Z i ' , 7 26144 , X2 , K , Q 7 'Mc Vff I ' 4 ff, -' 4 ,ff K ,iL"Yl"!.' I E AY e of e 1' ' ' A' ' OWLEDGMENT To the Board of Education we extend our most sincere thanks for their interest in our many school activities. i . tefull wish to take this opportunity to express' our appreciation of the We gra V y help we have received in makinghthis book a sucfess. 4 , SHADOWS STAFF, '28 fo , . M Axe i 2 BANK AT HOME ADVICE SERVICE SAFETY EVERY BANKING FACILITY AFFORDED QIOID I VERONA TRUST COMPANY RESOURCES OVER 32,000,000.00 WE HAVE THE KIND OF COAL YOU WANT AND WHEN YOU WANT IT. EITHER- PHWSTONJJHHGHCNRSCRANTON W. P. JOHNSON Sz SON, INC. Telephone 5 BARNETTE SMITH REALTOR VERONA, N. J. J. ROLAND TEED D. .S. Phone Montclair 6718 F. W. Traeger Sz Sons TURN WOOD WORK ING 100-O4 GREENWOOD AVENUE MONTCLAIR, N. J. EVERYTHING IN THE LINE OF SPORT Jacobsen's Sport Shop ATHLETIC WEAR Ammunition and Fishing Tackle 5 96 Bloomfield Avenue Montclair, N. J. Telephone 472 6 Branch: 2 3 6 Main Street Orange, N. J. Telephone 9165 'EIB EDWARDOMADISONO COMPANY BCDKS ' SDAIIONERY' AIUWARES ' CAMERAS ' ARTISTIC ' FRAMING crPRINTING ' 'IZF4-29 'BLCDMFIEIDQDMMONTCLAIR' N 'J Qlv S TAYLOR'S DAIRY GRADE A MILK CREAM .1 4,4 V L TRY OUR SPECIAL GUERNSEY AND JERSEY MILK CEDAR GROVE, NEW JERSEY Phone Verona S975-5427-R FIRE INSURANCE HUGH T. RQBERTSON 127 ROSEVILLE AVENUE NEWARK 118 CLAREMONT AVENUE VERONA HENRY RUDOLPH Fine Flowers CALDWELL AND ESSEX FELLS COMPLIMENTS OF SAMUEL MARION COMPLIMENTS OF ARTHUR CRAWFORD s CHESTNUT ROAD COMPLIMENTS OF ROLAND A. JACOBUS Telephones l 6430 Mulberry Y SEITHER 81 ELLIS INCORPORATED Factory Supplies, Hardware, Metals Pipe Valves Fittings sis HALSEY STREET NEWARK, N. J. HENRY J. WEINGARTNER Plumbing and Heating 503 BLOOMFIELD AVENUE Phone 5236 Verona GEO. D. VAN ORDEN, IR. Carpenter and 73uilder Jobbing in All its Branches Phone 5283-M 23 WOODLAND VERONA INSURANCE STUDENTS WEST ESSEX AGENCY J. F. BARTHOLOMEW soo BLOOMFIELD AVENUE VERONA, N. J. COMPLIMENTS OF ARTHUR H. BOUGHTON D. D. s. Telephone Verona 8800 8801 MOVING AND TRUCKING GEARTY BROTHERS Sales Serv GARAGE Distributors of Dayton Tires Towing Night and Day BLOOMFIELD AND FAIRVIEW AVENUES ROBERT R. DUNN BUILDER VERONA, N. J. STALP 8: VAN DUYNE JAMES DEMAREST 'Real Estate 10 SOUTH PROSPECT STREET VERONA, N. J. Phone V na 5375-R COMPLIMENTS OF County Clerk JOHN H. SCOTT MONTCLAIR COMPLIMENTS OF A FRIEND ' DONALD C NORTH Inc 3 9.1-funn N1 lNsunANcs Mons ff AX . fs. g y. PEA ' P5 1 COMPLIMENTS OF JOHN A. HAYES Electrical Contractor 19 PINE STREET VERONA, N. J. Phone 5613 MEMBER CHAMBER OF COMMERCE COMPLIMENTS OF ANTHONY M. SICA VERONA MEMBER CHAMBER OF COMMERCE VERONA RADIO SALES AND SERVICE, INC. QTheatre Buildingj 376 BLOOMFIELD AVENUE VERONA, N. J. L. E. ST. GEORGE, Prop. WILLIAM J. TATE, INC. Real E state AND Insurance zss BLOOMEIELD AVENUE VERONA, N. J. Telephone Verona 2018 HARRISON CO. Hardware - - Seeds - - Implements Paints - - Fertilizers Grain - - Hay - - Poultry Feeds CALDWELL, N. I. Phone Verona 9186 Day and N ight Service CHEVROLET SALES AND SERVICE VERONA CENTER GARAGE Inc. Repairing and Complete Overbauling on All Makes of Cars and Trucks TIRES - ACCESSORIES - STORAGE GASOLINE SERVICE STATION 447 BLOOMFIELD AVENUE VERONA, N. J. E. A. WOLFF 85 CO. Tainters and Decorators 11 HARRISON AVENUE VERONA, NEW JERSEY CONSIDER THE NEW PLASTIC WALL FINISHES BEFORE YOU DECORATE STEPHEN BERGDAL REALTOR 210 BLOOMFIELD AVENUE Phone Verona 10300 Have you Paid a Visit to WAYLAND This Year? MMM FLORAL QARTISTS AT YOUR SERVICE 201 BELLEVUE AVENUE UPPER MONTCLAIR Phone 1500 416-418 BLOOMFIELD AVENUE MONTCLAIR Phones 6350-6351 WILLIAM P. BARTER INSURANCE 16 PASE AVENUE VERONA, N. J. Telephone-6984 Verona ESTABLISHED 1880 HENRY BECKER 86 SONS Inc. EXCLUSIVELY GRADE A DAIRY PRODUCTS General Route Sales Office 5183 SOUTH JEFFERSON STREET ORANGE, N. Phones Orange S97-2844 Main Office at FARMS STREET ROSELAND, N. J. Phones Caldwell 37-350 PAUL RICHTER VERONA BAKERY Telephone 6068 VERONA, N. J. COMPLIMENTS OF A FRIEND Ph e Verona 5658 MIKE RUSSO Contractor COMPLIMENTS OF EXCAVATIONS AND GRADINGS D. B. SHEEHAN 164 CLAREMONT AVENUE VERONA, N. J. COMPLIMENTS OF VERONA SHOE REPAIRING Co. Shoe Shining 1707107 382 BLOOMFIELD AVENUE A. SHIENBLOOM VERONA'S LEADING Department Store VERONA, N. Phone Verona 5311 A. EDGAR DECAMP VERONA BOOT SHOPE 4s4 BLOOMFIELD AVENUE JOHN'S MEAT MARKET PRIME MEATS AND POULTRY FRUITS AND VEGETABLES 307 BLOOMFIELD AVENUE VERONA, N. J. Phone 5638 Telephone Montclair 4896-W Verona 5405-W G. W. SLOSS PAINTING AND DECORATING 562 BLOOMFIELD AVENUE VERONA, N. J. 197 WALNUT STREET MONTCLAIR, N. J. SHOE REPAIRING AND SHINE SANTY MESSINA 46 7 BLOOMFIELD AVENUE VERONA Telephone Verona 5576 CHRYSLER SERVICE APPLIN GARAGE R. N. APPLIN 484 BLOOMFIELD AVENUE VERONA, N. J. Phone Verona 7502 VERONA RESTAURANT AND SODA SHOPPE H. T. DENNISON Prop. Pics, Cakes and Pastry Baked on tba Premises Orders Taken and Delivered 514 BLOOMFIELD AVENUE VERONA, N. J 'BEA UTY SALON Offers you its service by the best opera- tors obtainable. We are now specializing in all kinds of ladies' haircutting. VERONA TONSORIAL PARLOR SAM AND GUS 448 BLOOMFIELD AVENUE SHERIDAN'S HARDWARE Telephone Verona 5593 B. FREEDMAN VERONA'S DELICATESSEN AND CONFECTIONARY STORE BREAD AND PASTRY 452 BLOOMFIELD AVENUE A FRIEND COMPLIMENTS OF OSOFSKY AND FEIGIN United Cigar Store OF VERONA Telephone 5444 Goods Called for and Delivered H. GERBER LADIES' AND GENT'S TAILOR Cleaning-Repairing--Dyeing And Pressing 465 BLOOMFIELD AVENUE VERONA, N. J. COM PLIMENTS OF A FRIEND WM. M. DAVENPORT DEALER IN CHOICE MEATS AND VEGETABLES HERSH'S WHITE LABEL CANNED GOODS 420 BLOOMFIELD AVENUE VERONA Phone 5341 Verona COMPLIMENTS OF G. F. NANN Telephone Caldwell S06 ROSELAND AVENUE GARAGE WM. J. SURY, PROP. REPAIRS STORAGE AND ACCESSORIES 37 ROSELAND AVENUE CALDWELL, N. J. HAROLD ELPHICK MASON 86 BUILDING CONTRACTOR MODERN STUCCOES AND INTERIOR FINISHES 34 PEASE AVENUE VERONA, J. Telephone 9362 Phone 10267 VERONA WASHING COMPANY DAMP WASH, ROUGH DRY AND FLATWORK OAKCREST AVENUE VERONA, N. Telephone 9322 Verona DEMPSEY MOTOR COMPANY AUTHORIZED DEALERS IN F O R D THE UNIVERSAL CAR Cars, Trucks, Tractors, Parts and Service BLOOMFIELD AND CLAREMONT AVES. VERONA, N. J. VERONA MARKET PRIME MEATS, POULTRY GROCERIES, FRUITS, VEGETABLES 469 Bloomfield Avenue Verona, N. J. Phone 9836 KRASNER'S DELICATESSEN AND CONFECTIONARY WE SELL BREYER'S ICE CREAM ALSO SOFT DRINKS AND HOME MADE SALADS 350 BLOOMFIELD AVENUE ' VERONA, N. J. COMPLIMENTS OF JOSEPH TUCCI Sanitary Earber Shop 384 BLOOMFIELD AVENUE Ladies' and Children's Haircutting and Bobbing a Specialty ELECTRIC IVIASSAGE Phone Verona 10282 ' EDWARD C. SCHMID'S POPULAR Hardware and House Furnish- ing Goods Store 263 BLOOMFIELD AVENUE VERONA, N. J. Telephone 5644 J. J. CARDELL VERONA SERVICE STATION AUTO SUPPLIES AND ACCESSORIES TIRES AN-D TUBES BATTERIES RECHARGED 211 BLOOMFIELD AVENUE VERONA, N. J. Phone Verona 5426 THOS. E. LEAVITT HIGH GRADE AUTO PAINTING FINISH WITH TOKIOL VARNISH NEW HIGH GLOSS FINISH 7 CHURCH STREET VERONA. 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