Manhattan High School - Blue M Yearbook (Manhattan, KS)

 - Class of 1942

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19452 K 772 Qug 14 HS Clorza E lzzabeth Gweng Raymond uct e Evel n LMOZ lg ffm, Q l pafzlzefz Rug' Betty Ca1lParher Lersatzle and popular, IS a leader of the hzghest ty pe She has excelled through her school ll e 111 anythzng she has attempted Possesszng both beauty o character and beauty of llllllll Betty Gflll has uon the appreezatlon of all uhom she has llnoun OUTSTANDING Glorla GIVCDS JUHIOI unaffected and gay Ellzabeth Llbby Raymond possessor of who has won the hearts of ner claesmates grace and pelsonallty a pelson you llke Lucllle Nlote xuttx and cheerful a pa1 Evelyn Ruhr popular for hex 3bllltX t tlclpant ln mflnx actlsltles laugh and create laughter a good frlend W1 , Q. 2 y Q 'M 5 Q'-' 1 ' t tt I l Z al .f . I . i ' A y .' 5. , .- Q , . . ' ' A. 0 51

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L fi:- Oc 19' .X O START the year rlght the H1 '1 had 1ts annual wate1 n1elon feed Septembel Z3 1n the southeast cornel of Sunset Park About seventy f1ye boy yyere present to consume the ton of yyatelmelons Whlch yy e1e then dlsposal Aftel evelyone had h1s f1ll of melons a battle beoan w1th the senlors and junlors Slfllfli y 1 trustees IQ I .2 September 12 lNew Students Tea September 12 Wate1melon Feed Octobe1 11 Hobo Dance November lN ovember November De embe1 December Homecoming Plgskln Prom Fathel Son Pot Luck G A A All G11l Prom H1 Y G R Carollng Palty Janualy 16 Paper Dance January 31-Jumor Gold Dlggels February 9 13 G R Heart Slster Week February 13 Boots and Saddles Banquet ane Tea together and throwlng the remam mg watelmelon and the rlnds at the sophomores ARRYING huge baskets of del1c1ous food H1 Y memb rs and thelr dads met Noy embe1 11 m the study hall for the annual H1 Y Fathel Son Banquet Toastmaste1 Jack Gould 1nt1 odueed the speaker Rev T H Johnson whose talk followed the d1nne1 Th1s annual occaslon plONldBS the bovs wlth an opportunltv of meetlng other boy fathe1s and p1omotes the good wlll land appetites! of all HE HI Y GR Carolmg' Party was held 303111 th1s vear on December 11 The carolmg party was made up of several truck loads of stu dents who were taken to va11ous places 1n Manhat tan where elele1lv or 1ll pe1sons llye Carols were then sung by the gloup After the va11ous homes were ylsted the students returned to the h1gh school where they enjoyed a tasty luncn selyed March 7 Sen1o1 Jun1o1 Malch Z8 Basketball Banquet and Dance Aprll Ap11l 'ylay Hay 'N ay 'Slay May Nlay May 'Slay 23 Jun1o1 Semol 30 H1 Y Date Hlke Sophomole Palty SBHIOI Sneak Mother Daughtel Banquet Senxor Class Day Blue NI S1gnatu1e Dance Baccalau1eate SQTVICG Commencement Commencement Dance T THE begmnmg of each yeal students neyy the hlgh school ale mvlted to a tea guy en the Student Councll The pu1pose of the to get new p ople acqualnted wlth fellow Th1s year the students were flrst taken to the muse loom yyhele they wele enteltalned yylth a l111SCQ.ll3l'l60l.1S plogram plepaled by natlye lllQlllbGlS of the ll1g'l'1 school tea was studer ts Each new student eseolted by an olel student wa lUtI'OflLlC6Cl to a many people as po s1hle Aftel the plOg1dlll they wele all taken to the foods 1oo1n yyhele they yye1e selyed llght reflesh ments plepaled and selved by food tudents 50 R HE ART S1ste1 Week was full of su1pr1sed and SLlp19SSCd glggles 1n class rooms as the lUySl,6lY of the unknown slster pushed xhead to the end of the week and the revelat1o11 Lnusual gxfts lncluded p1ggy banks rubber an1 mals and homemade candv The week was Clll1laXQd yylth a tea ln the musl room whele the ,qlrls dls coye1ed th lr unknown donols and many new fuends wele made 4 OOTS AND Saddles became the theme of a banquet gwen by ou1 future falmers for then fathe1s Th1s theme was carr1 d out 0 ,Juttmg all the addles that could be found ln the eount1y on bale of hav and the boys came dlessed aecordlng to the theme N11 Bergman yy as the mam speakel hls speech was the Cmch of the eyer lne Wlth yallous numbels on the plogram thls af fm was g1yen fo1 the enjoy ment of the1r Dads as well as themselves and they all enjoy ed lt to the leitest ext nt ' 1 are :lf n - ' . v -- . , -v vm I 1 1 1- A ' v v L 1 . --3 " G. '. f '. . .3 '- " 'Q' e A ggi- VN V 7 AA V A - A N f A ij 1. x A A, AAA, V --:- - V Y - . . ., at AZ A A V' Vw V A A ' . T V V A Ai X X ' ff, Vp' - , , ' A A - f ' ' -AV K ef , 4'- li ll V. . . . . - A? O 0 V V I AA A A . . V .A . c , - Q . A' ,. . :V A i Y , - ' V , . . . 1 A , . " ' ' V ' A ' js: ' . 14- . A ,- , - ,V- V ' 15- ' ' 19- '- - O R C ' 5- '. 1 . 1 . " 17- '- - . . ' ' ' . V - 5 ' ' 7 Z3 V -A . ,. . ' 1 - - . . ' l ', ' ' ' ' . ' i f 1 T I 1 '. L n V V.A A . A . T ' .- ' . V V v Av 'V , . AA A, 1 A . Y . f Q f 1 . . by G. R. faculty and Clty sponsors. V. . A . Q A 21 . . I A - j 6- ' ' ' ' .A . ,L - - AI , 91 - . . . 1 0 41 VV e V sv ' 4 ' 15- ' - ' 2 A 1 ' '- ., 44 H ' . A Y kj ' ' 4 ' L' 'ny '- . 317- - ' . ' - - L. v ' A' 21- Y ,. Q- , .J A 1 21-. . .-, 1 , . A C I O O ' ' v 1 . A . , to 1 ' ' ' ' " by A . A V A A A V sa . V V Q . V. V . V, . - A. V V A V V V A.V A VA' . V .Q . BV l 4 .' . y. ,f v . . . ' ' ' S ' - x ' Aj ' . . ' . . . . 1 ' 'Y as ' ' ' . E H' X - ' , A ,, ' , , ,,- A I as 4' sv A . ., , . . . .- . , v 4 - . A 7', A 1 ' H AY ' ' ' ' D 2'. -.AZ 'v M . 1 'Av 'y V . A. . V . ., Av - . V A., ', , .,A - VA ,VV : Ah- V - AV ' ' - ' " 1 ,' F -- gre A.: .



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N OCTOBER 11 the Stud nt Councll gave the fnst dan e of the sehool year It was tne Hobo Dance WlllCll took the place of the us ual Pie P10111 MIXLI and lt talted the soelal whul ofMHS lfrom the varlety of costumes and Olltllls .hs played at the dance by students the pmafore wlth glasses worn by lN1na Jean Heberel was ehosen as best and she was erowned Hobo Queen She re celved hel crown whlch vas a barrel mldst bales of hay which seem lJ6C0l1llIlh to 1 hobo The dance was leld ln the boys gym and the decolatlons wele gleat havlng been calrled out ln dogpatch style ECAUSE the football team d1d such a beautlful Job of wlnnlng eyerythlng they came ln con tact wlth thls year the Student Councll decld ed to entertaln the old grads wlth a Homecommg game Thls was the fxrst game on such a lalge scale eve1 attempted by the school but lt proved to be a blg success The fleld goals were decorated w1th former MHS graduates students and lnter ested spectators The game wlth Salma was so excltlng that 1t was necessary to hold you1 hat so the people behlnd wouldnt crush lt by poundxng absently on Vour head The game was the trophy dec1s1on game and for once lt may be sald that everyone lncludlng the glrls, kept the11 eyes glued on the fleld and not thelr nelghbor s newest dress At xntermlsslon the 'VIHS band dlsplayed a very colorful and excltlng stunt, and then the candld ates for Plgskln Prom Queen were rolled dramatle ally onto the fleld ln snazzy convertlbles Aftel emerglng from the cals the glrls were lntroduced by Cllfford Peterka as follows Thelma Dahl Betty Burton Bettle Srack Patty Clbolskl Evelyn Ruhr Dorothv Lou Wllson Bettv Gall Parker Nlna Heb erel Shxrley Mlller Glorla blfens Helen Hoover Joanne Scheu and Juanlta Sweeny The gnls were then drlven off the f1eld amld a burst of applause and the game contlnued Excitement and school patrlotlsm ran lllgll as old grads greeted one another enthuslastlcally It was genelally agreed that NIHS s first Homeeomlng game was a deflnlte success and that lt should be come a school tradltlon Wlth the trophy promlsed queens vlewed and old fllends renewed people left the Sliadluhl conymcee. that lt was a swell xdea an well worth a second tly HE PIGSKIIN Prom was the CllI'l13Y to the most successful football season whlch M H S has ever experlenced After Manhattan Hlgh Schools flrst Homecomlng held on November 14 and the wlnnmg of the League Champlonshxp M H S guys and gals were really ready to swlng out at the Plgskln P1om on tue mght of November 15 The decoratlons wh1ch wele red whlte and blue streamers were draped from a rmg 1n the center to he Sld6S of the gym and the colors were altel nated In the center of the IOOIH was a large re 52 yolvmg ball coyered wlth one lnch pleces of mlrror Llght was leflecteel over the gym from thls re volvmg ball The musle was furmshed by Jlmmy Walren who was placed m a ve1y mce band stand ln the south west LOlllLl of the gym 'lhxs new placement of the b md ploylcled lll0lL room for both dancmg and gam s -Xt the lIlttf1l1llSSl0Il the lung and Queen Sam 'lllller and Thelma Dahl were presented to the student body Donna Jean Prescott and Bobby Srack were the clown bearers and the Klng and Queen Well crowned by Ray Throckmorton Aftel the plesentatlon of Kmg and Queen a speclal edltlon of the Mentor was glven to every per or at the dance Thls paper revlewed the game and announced the Kmg and Queen The paper also announced that we would have no school the followlng Monday There wcle games and other recreatlon whlch fllled out the evenlng s enjoyment The whole prom was a success and the students could not have asked for a better endmg to a pel NEW AND dxfferent hlghllght IH the SOClal whlrl of thls year was a Paper Party spon sored by the Student Councll Thls dance was one wlth a umque, but tlmely purpose, that of rams mg money wxth whlch to buy a Defense Bond Students brought the admlsslon prlce, whlch was a stack of papel SIX mches hlgh The papers were coll cted at he door of the gymnaslum and well over a ton was brought ln Thls party ended the flrst semester of school YY1tll a bang, and also made hlstory because lt was the flrst dance ever to be held ln the mormng ln M H S ONIETHING new and dlfferent was brought out for the Junior beneflt dance thls year A Gold Dlggers dance was the result Thls gave the glrls an opportunlty to take the boy that she want ed to and It also produced the feelmv for the boys that the glrls generally have Just before a party Am I golng to have a dateq Well lt seems that the glrls d1d prettv well be caus thxs palty was another success of the year The glrls had a tlme flndlng ways to the partv and It was suggested that they take llttle brother s wagon or furmsh roller skates It seems though that lf the glrl could not solve the problem the boy was mole than glad to The other speclal attractxons were the novel corsages whlch went all the way from vegetables, cxgarettes and perfume bottles to very nlce flowers Thls palty although 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