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Page 54 text:
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V I I Z n "novel" in. the experimental English '
N 'W 8 group of "acelerated" -seniors in -V
room 318, McMain. 1
' Also at Newcomb, Ann Hodge has
By Hazel Muller, Post Graduate recently been chosen Honor Board
I ' I . representative of her junior class.
'-"-"-l-'-''-"-""'-"'-"-"-"-''-"-"-"-W-"-"-"-"-"-"-'K-""""""' Betty Berry, president' ,of her' Mc- l
' Main senior class, is a member of the
REPORTS from L.S.U. tell me that lane University Theatre's latest play, Student Council and of G1-eeiibaek-
Connie Gnanlnels and Eleanor "Personal Appearanoenfl I noticed erS, an honorary freshmen 'school
Ernst ha-Ve recently made the honor that May Hyman Wes 5 membel' of spirit organization. Merle Fischer,
roll. Patsy Folse and Gloria Teles, the paint crew. Besides being active who needs no introduction, and
two of our January graduates, will in the t'heatre,'May is art editor of Carol Hamrlck, a Febrnarv, 1944,
be yelling f01' the "l3i8'e1'S" when the Tnlanels newspaper, line Ullnllanol' graduate, have been selecteii to the
football games begin in line fall- loon- Her Clever eartoons can be honorary freshman society, Assets.
501116 time 330 I 1105085 in the found Weekly OH the edltorlal Page- This society is composed of. freshman
newspaper 3 Picture 0f they ballet A150 on llne Staff for tne Proolletlon leaders who are chosen for their l
g'roup which took part in the L.S.U. of "Personal Appearance" were Fran- school Spirit, loyalty, and scholarship'
P1'0dUCti0l1 of the "Chocolate Sol- ces Guidry, Joy Cohn, and Vivian Last year, former McMain girls, Bet-
dier". I recognized two familiar Eigenbrod, who were helping as light- ty Berry, May Hyman, and Lorraine l
faces, Benz 0denwald's and Audrey ing assistantsg Jacklyn Steeg, paint- Williams, were members. In the A
Glady's Tarut's dream has finally
ing assistantg and Joan. Opotowsky,
Cappella choir are alumnae Etta Mae
Palmisano, Beatrice Baldinger, and
come true! She's now studying in Wedding bells are ringing for New- Cai-01 Hamrick, Toby McCarty and 'l
the beloved halls of Vanderbilt. comb senior Robin Ahrens. Robin Elaine Mepeul, president of her .'
When the freshman Dean's list is has really been an outstanding stu- Senior class in Melvlainl have been '
posted at Newcomb, it always causes dent. To prove this fact, all I.need elected to the senior honorary So,
quite al bit of excitement. This year do is quote what I found listed be- ciety, Alpha Sigma Sigma- only ' ,
I found that Pearl Singerman'slname neath her name in her school book, girls whg have displayed exceptional '
was among those listed. the "Jambalaya". I found, "Robin qualities of leadei-Ship, citizenship,
,At a. recent "bury the hatchet' Leah Ahrens, '45, New Orleans, Lou- and elim-eeter ai-e elected to member-
party fan assembly which affords the isianag Arts and Sciencesg Zeta Tau ship, .
chance for Newcomb freshmen. and Alphag Theta Nu, Presidentg "Hulla- Wgll, that just about eovei-S the .-
sophomores to become acquaintedl balloon, Editor-in-Chiefg Who's Whog news of our alumnag, But before
Minette Starts, a June, 1943, grad- Honor Councilg Spectatorsg Green- ending this column, may 1 Say a Wgrd
uate, entertained the girls with a few b a c k e rs, Secretaryg Publications to the departing Seniors? Remember, .N
of her "famous" dance routines. Boardg Lagniappesg Theatre." It will lgirls, next year someone may be wi-il- l-l
Looking over the program of Tu- be remembered that Robin wrote a ing about you. I
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Page 53 text:
' ' I 4 .Joan SvendsonQ'45
rv . 7:
hffeggy sp is receiving an angage-
:rnentring from Bill Britton as a grad-
uation present. It was all decided on
his furlough. .
Q 'Here's another way to improve re-
lations with Latin America. Yvonne
Lime:-t is giving English lessions to
Senor and Senorita Martinez in ex-
change for instructions in Spanish.
Yvonne is well qualified for the post,
since she spent a year in Nicaragua.
Why were certain orchestra mem-
bers of the string section so dressed
up the day of the ball game? Where,
oh where, were they going? i
Grover Cordts-that's Dot Pique'n
O. A. O.-went overseas a few weeks
ago: 1 l
Congratulations to Mimi Segal on
being made the sweetheart of S. A.
Vwandalee T. is flashing that Pep-
sodent smile because a certain some-
body' might be in New Orleans for
our prom. i
Pat Tighe has a very- good chance
of winning a twenty-five dollar war 'N
bond for her sale of tickets to the
annual baseball game. .
Who will Mary S. be seen with at
the Junior-Senior prom? Oooh-
Mary! ' in
Aftera long discussion in Biology
class, Smarty pipes up seriously, "You
know, women are different from
Why does Margaret S. continually
sing "Oh, J ohnny"? Where does
Ned come in? '
Fashion Note: Wear in your hair
a silver barette with your name en-
graved on it, and a similar one with
your boy friend's name., '
P. S. Noel LeCieero is the origina-
Evidences ' if .Swing
pinaforesg made- front 1
the colors' of the rainbow
nedfaces and legs ,forrstillg
fully red onesl from--a day ,at
beach . . . Shorts shorter than
. . . "Catipillars fallin' -out the
shade trees" . . . The gleam ingthe
eyes of some Senior A's'as grades-A
tion approaches. , .X
Things I'd like to see: ' ,
Dot Hillary not burying her head
in an Algebra book every day during
lunch. h Q, ,-
Regina Taylor without a new idea
for a poem. ' Y
Marie L. not blushing when some-
one sings "The Very Thought of
You." - l '
Winnifred oss.. without that cold,
stately, preoccupied look. '
Norma Lucero not applying make-
up or singing praises- of "Johnny"' at
second lunch. '
Gloria V. not writing morale build-
ing 1, letters to her numerous boy
friends duringlstudy period. -
A certain Senior A-I won't men-
tion names-engaged to just one boy
at a time. r ,
-In congratulating the Graduates of june, 1945, the Parent-Teacher
- Club of Eleanor McMain High School extends these wishes:
That they may know throughout their lives the peace, the happiness, E .i
and the security that is guaranteed by our democratic formof gov- '
. ThatiGod may ever guide and bless them in their services to God '
and their country.
Page 55 text:
R AU., -.
Noreen Tboman '46
"Howdy," readers Cif there are
anyll Have you heard: The pedes-
trianwho insists on getting his rights
usually gets his rites.
My version of Corn:
Inquirer: "WI--at's a nolvQo11'?"
Bright CU McMainiac: "A dead
One day an excessively large ele-
phant met an extremelv small mouse.
"'Gosh, but you're little," said the
elephant. "Wbv, vou're the most in-
significant thing I've ever seen."
"Yeah, I know." said the mouse.
"I've been sick." "
' Chemistrv students: Do you know
the fellow from Litmus U. who. when
the going got tough, turned red and
It's better to have loved s. short
man than never to have loved a tall.
Prince Charming of mv childish
flronically I smirkl.
You didn't come. so here I sit,
Conversing with this jerk.
"Things don't change much." said
the philosopher. "Thousands of years
ago, Greek maidens sat all evening
and listened to a lyre. Todav, manv
modern girls still do the same thing."
W The Ship.
'My nomination for least logical
logic of the month: M, M.'s-"I lost
my book, that is until I find it . . .
I just lost it a little bit yesterday" !!
Asked at which of two knots one
should tie a kite, one of McMain's up-
and-coming Sr. A's answered bright-
ly, "The one in the middle."!!
Critical Spectator, "I can't imagine
anyone missing a putt as .short as
Golfer, "Let me remind you, sir
that that hole is only four and one-
quarter inches wide, and the whole
world is outside it."
"I can read Bill like a book."
"Clever of you, but I think you're
foolish to strain your eyes over such
Women were made before mirrors
-and have been before them ever
As the newly built skyscraper fell
to the ground the engineer stormed,
"Darn that decimal point !"
' Science teacher: "What happens
when a body is immersed in water?"
. Student: "The telephone rings!"
Senior: "How many subjects are
Junior: "Well, I'm carrying one
and dragging three."
An ornithologist fwheee!!l says
he has made a study of birds for
many years but has never solved the
mystery of why a heron stands on
one leg. Well, if it lifted both, it'
would fall down. '
You say your baby does not walk
yet," said Brown. "Mine does, and
he is not as iold as yours. Has your
baby cut his teeth yet?"
"No, he hasn't," admitted Robin-
it - I-
"Oh, mine has them all," boasted
Brown. "Your baby talk yet?" g
"Not yet," replied Robinson. "Can
"Great Scott, yes!" answered
Then Robinson 'got desperate.
'fDoes your baby use a safety razor,
or an old fashioned one?" he asked.
The Federal Employees Insurance
He: "No 'woman ever takes an-
other woman's advice about dresses."
She: "Naturally, you don't ask the
enemy how to win the war."
A small McMain freshman fre-
member?l was bitterly complaining
that she would have to stay in school
until she was 17.
A teacher overheard, smiled and
said, "That's nothing to complain
about. I've got to stay here until Pm
Sailor: "Yes, ma'amg that's a man-
Lady: "Indeedg and what's the lit-
tle ship just in front?"
Sailor: "0h3 that's just a tug."
Lady: "Yes, of course. A tug of
warg I've often heard of them."
A man and his wife were in an au-
tomobile that stalled on a railroad
"Go on!" cried his wife.
"Listen," retorted the husband,
"you've been driving all day from
the back seat. I've got the front part
across: now, let's see what you can
do with your half."
Rastusf after narrow escape at
railroad crossingl: "How come you
all done blo' yo' hawn? You aughta
know dat wouldn't do us no good!"
Sambo: "Dat waren't my hawn,
brudder! Dat was Gabriel's!"
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