Mynderse Academy - Myndersian Yearbook (Seneca Falls, NY)

 - Class of 1958

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TH LASS OF D SE AC THE VOLUME XXXHI 58 X Our fheme, "More fhan certainly is significant of Mynderse Academy. Four years -a structure of blocks, cement, and glass. But we, preceding us, have, along with our teachers and presence, the school would be nothing except a ' e nights Those of us who often worked late into th plays, assemblies, "Mike" and M yndersian to walk down the deserted halls, each step echoing and we knew our warm, friendly school would be hard work and strong hands and hearts have high academic rating and sportsmanship have most of all-to Mynderse. We are a school of twenty-ve national with our feelings toward one another. else. We are a generation of new in' This year a section of our M yndersian capture in pictures and in words the Mynderse Wonderful and exciting. W -we are the schoolg our living the Mynder ilding," just a building and the three Mynder y. Without our know of don t is much life. We made for dances, it was like up the spine us. Tiring, school. Our teachers, and interfere everyone with them. tried to years at a building Mr. Davi Dedicating this we, the senior you helped our hopeless, we Never will eye, good you Wore out Playing you this Mr. Davis came School and corps of the Since he came basketball The Davis Mynderse Academy University. During an he has led our football with their hobbies, 1.44-th.m6ndulinuu4.4-.-, .......a....f.mnu...o... sa... . . . .M-V States Navy. He played football painting. and Georgiana, live on 2 which awards most your e leather goal. Central High in the medical record. and is J .V. where Mr. GEORGE VVILLIAM DAVIS Syracuse University, B.S. Title page ..... Foreword ........ Dedicatee ......... Table of contents ..... Board of Education ..... Superintendent ....... Principal ...... Faculty .......... School Services ..... Seniors .......... Senior Activities .... Senior Snaps ..... Junior Prom ..... Senior Ball .... Juniors ...... Sophomores .... Freshmen ...... Student Life ..... Guidance. . . . ..... . . . Industrial Program ..... English ............. Social Studies .... Mathematics ..... Science ........ Languages ..... Business ...................... Fine Arts ........................ Industrial Arts and Agriculture .... Home Economics and Driver Education Physical Education and Health .... Scholastic Honors ................ Scholastic Awards-1957 ....... Student Council .......... M yndersian ..... . M zcrophime ................. Library Club ................. Science Club and Latin Club .... . . . Acanthus and Junior Red Cross .... Varsity Chorus and Girls' Glee Club Harmony Club and Dance Band. . . Band ........................... Wig and Rouge .................. Camera Club and Projection Club. . F. H. A. and F. F. A. ............ . Cheerleaders ..... Football ...... Basketball .... . Baseball ............... Track ........ ................... Bowling and Wrestling ............ Booster Club and Blue Devil Bowmen Block M ........................ G. A. A. ...... . Sports Snaps ..... 4 .-was I I I I , Q. 1 I - xi '- --f -- I . V I., ' "7 1 A A 1 - -and-5 M.. N ,Q q V , 7 . . -v-wwgw WWW ,N w ' ' if " ' , , Y. Af ', W., I - ' . ,A . , -dips? , A . ,1,1..,,L-W f 1 I 1 v 1 V Q i5f3iWfi?iPWff55.wfg fan We Mr. Carl Shuster, Mr. Donald Kuney, Mr. Raymond Christopher, Mr. LeRoy Garnsey, Mr. Willis Toner, Mr. Lawrence Parker, Dr. Angelo Romeo, Mr. Orville Yates. PUBLIC-SPIRITED CITIZENS The Board of Educationis aim is superior academic, vocational, and social training for the 1,800 children in our schools. Ever conscious of their responsibility to all the people of the Seneca Falls Central School District, they strive to offer the best education possible in clean modern schools with good quality supplies and equipment to do the job. Mr. Knight, president of the Board, began his service in 1937 g Dr. Romeo in 1947, Mr. Yates in 19493 Messrs. Garnsey, Parker, and Shuster in 1950 When the district was centralized, Mr. Toner in 19555 and Messrs. Christopher and Kuney in 1957. With an aggregate service of 69 years, the 9-member board efficiently serves our school in formulating the education of our youth. They devote many hours of their time Without pay to the problems of our district. As is their just due, We extend a vote of thanks to each and every member. Mr. Frank Knight, President A They discuss our needs 5 I ARTHUR L. BAKER, Syracuse University, A.B., B.S., M.S. Your parenis and your communify have built this fine building, every brick of which represents sacrifice and hard work on their part. The past four years you have been building an education which, if well completed, has represented some sacrifice and hard work on your part. Good teachers, facilities, and guidance have been available to you. How well you have taken advantage of your opportunities will determine your success in getting the future job or entering the school of your choice. You have faced the challenge of competition in high school just as you will be required to face it every day of your life. If you have developed habits of drive, courage, integrity, and respect for others at Mynderse, you will do well in the game of life. We Will follow your progress and take pride in your successes. The faculty and administration Wish you well. Sincerely, Arthur L. Baker Superintendent of Schools 6 RAYMOND M. RADTKE, Buffalo State Teachers' College, Cornell University, B.S., M.S. The iheme, "More fhan a Building," . . . has special meaning to you, the graduating class of 1958. As freshmen, your careers began in a brand new building. You are the first class to complete four years in the "new schoolf, Because of this, you have come to realize that Mynderse Academy is more than a building-it is a tradition, an important part of your life. Your life in school has been a signiiicant means of transmitting the Mynderse tradition from one building to another. The traditions of Mynderse Academy, high standards of education and excellent reputation did not just happen. It is the sum total of the contributions of dedicated, qualified teachers and staff, an interested Board of Education and community, and the contribution to school life of your class and the many preceding yours. As you enter a more complex life, your contributions through the type of life you lead are even more important. "American needs guided persons as Well as guided missiles." It is your responsi- bility to help transmit the great American tradition from one generation to another. Best wishes for success in your life ahead. Sincerely, Raymond M. Radtke Principal 7 CARL B. ROGERS, JR. Guidance Colgate University, St. Lawrence University, Albany State Teachers' College, Syracuse University, A.B., M.A. LOUISE M. SHANNON English III Syracuse University, AB. FACULTY The Class of '58 is proud to here present our Mynderse faculty. In looking over these past four years, we are sure that we Will never forget them. What would we have done without those extra review classes before the finals? Each teacher has added in some way to our dances, plays, and sports events. As we leave our alma mater and its teachers, we would like to thank them sincerely for all their efforts. TERESA M. COMPITELLO JULIA H. 0'BRIEN Librarian, Dean of Girls English IV Geneseo State Teachers' College, A.B. College of New Rochelle, AB- . ....,.. . :L 'I . Y . ..-r ' '- 'f .'-: frv ::'.V 2 .- 7'-:1 :U . ' ' ' . R i 5 ., 4 ,,., v , as t"1 5 E " - " ' . t l: O ' '-.. Q it f - .V - 6 I r . ,' A ,S V tmda I 7 " Qfnfi. - fl DORIS E. WILSON LUCILLE W. PLUMMER English Il English I and II William Smith College, Syracuse Syracuse University, A.B. University, A.B., M.A. 8 FRANCES R. VAN EPPS English I Syracuse University, A.B. 1 .ni RAYMOND H. BULLIS Social Studies, Consumer Math Hartwick College, B.A. BILL M. MORRISON Social Studies, Mathematics Vvestchester State Teac-liers' College, A.B. LILLIAN B. OLIVER Social Studies Syracuse University, A.B. MARY M. MILLER Latin, World History Columbia University, Albany State Teachers' College, A.B., M.A. RAYMOND A. WINTHROP Mathematics Cornell University, B.A., M.S. 9 EMILY B. SMITH Social Studies University of Wisconsin, Syracuse University, A.B., M.A. ii . 1 si2.5eifE?4zsF1fY , - - zszsiiswwgis V, if t. 'A :Sis 5955 5 4 FLORA M. NOVAK Social Studies, Business, Dramatics Albany State Teachers' College, VVilliam Smith College, ILA. LUCILE THORPE Mathematics Syracuse University, AB. RAYMOND G. BECKER Business Subjects Plattsburg State T eachers' College, Rider College, Syracuse University, B.C.S., B.S., M.S. I i ANNE M. SELD French Albany State Teachers' College, A.B., M.A. K , f A safe, S---ix, .um ESR .V , ,H an i ..g..,, .L . , is I f?'f2,.."2:.eH:.'f'Ia.v2ffs' , ' K OlikZffi5l"Lfl.f ':': :':5:' 1. lv -f f' -:.i and , age i, i,,fs.-.ff ,: was 5, ke. iisef sr' iff we was fwmmlv vo intra: Sifiifvf gs - 1 fs,-4i..,., Lqfiii' 57, 5:55, gfyf , i . ,V . if Z' ' C C -1295532 trial-5' . - 5Y:'iff--irefw wifes vw 4?+ft:,i5r-.-parse: 1 K 1 1, '- ' W' , ,sis154,f-5:95,-izgs,5,s'fA fggwg --I , 1 Xu i.i , f 5-f fc ui, Q K MADELINE B. SMITH Business Subjects Syracuse University, Albany State Teachers' College, B.S., M.A. ROBERT J. BUZAK Vocal Music Fredonia State Teachers' College, Eastman School of Music, B.S., M.M. ,f .K kk-:. I . t ' o i't" -. E C ,H v..,, ,weg??Wan ,ef ertcett ag V 3gg fw1"" szn, ' l S ,cg . it l t s S M -,: I f T i.,- . ge' 1',VQ k i 3 x, N' jx , Q r. ,, kk H ,, j kiefigjj gzv HELEN H. SPENCER Business Subjects Syracuse University, Northwestern University, BS., M.A. DUANE S. SKOYNYRA Vocal Zllusic Fredonia State Teachers' College, B.S. FRANK A. COOLEY SAMUEL C. DICKIESON JADIES V. PIERCE Science Science Science Springfield, Columbia, Syracuse Albany State Teachers, College, Cortland State Teachers' College, B.S University, BS., lNI.A. BA,MA. 10 if We li A -., , Q ., gp 5 E f - 3 X2 -, it i ,fe 5 VINCENT J. A. DAVIES Industrial Arts, Driver Education Oswego State Teachers' College, ILS., MS. EMILY B. FRASER Vocal Illusic Fredonia State Teachers' College, BA. 5 ,Q 5 VVARDJI. PARKS Industrial Arts Rochester Institute of Technology, Syracuse University, Oswego State Teachers, College, R.S. JOSEPH K. ANZALONE Instrumental Music Fredonia State Teachers' i . 'N i V1 . K JOHN A. KOSKA Vocational Agriculture, Driver Education Cornell Ifniversity, B.S., M.Ed. DIARY E. TRULAN Art Buffalo State Teachers' Col- College, HS. lege, Syracuse l'niversity, l5.S. CAROL A. BETTIOL ELEANOR W. RADTKE ELIZABETH R. DARLING GEORGE W. DAVIS Homemalring Ilomemalcing Physical Education Physical Education Oneonta State Teachers' Buf'l'alo State Teachers' Ithaca College, B.S. Syracuse University, RS. College, B.S. College, BS. 11 3 YT Dr. Bove, Doctor 5 T 3 if Mrs. Cooley 3 5 Vx, . x Mrs. Strouse, Nurse K Mrs. Burtless it 9 D W , AWIIIZ g Dr. Romeo, Dentist W office sean' D 3 Mrs. McDonald . . More than lust workers- . fh ey are our friends. Miss Pontius, H ygierzist 7 vi K, was Q M, D ii Cafeteria Staj. Back row: Mr. Palamo, Mrs. Paine, Mr' Willis, . ' ' Mrs. Marsh, Mrs. Magill. Front row: Mrs. Colavito, Supenntendent of Bmldmgs' and Gfoumis Mrs. DuPell, Mrs. May, Mrs. Lambert. A Miss Cardwell, Bus Drivers: Mr. Chalker, Mr. Smith, Mr. Mastroleo, Mr. Burns, Custodiam: Mr. Izzo, Cafeteria Manager Mr. Decker. Mr, Gugtafggn, 12 r 6 Lfxsslss ,,-W. -was ,,-W. .W w.wN..,...,.,.,,,P-WMf,,.ffi,A L . .,,,A. , ,V w,..-Aw... , W, A X W--ww.,-.f....,,.., ..,- ,.p...,.,..W,,,,W 5 ww- ,W-Mfsff-vw.+,s-.-Wins-u-Q--yr.-...,i ,, ...-M,.M.-n.,..Mw.w..wsf.M. ' W- .W -M A rv A ill! ff -gum A, Bark r011'.' .'1Il1'IA.V0I'.N'. Nlr. Davies, Miss Smith, Mr. lic-vkvr, Hrs. Sin-river, Frunl row: R. x'illQ'S0lltt', Tn'11.v11rrr,' NI. VEIIZIITU Vim' I'r1',v1'fIw1l: K. llznuf, l'rr.v1'1lf'r1l: Miss 'VHI'il'Il, .Iflrisnrq limi I'isvit1-Ili, Sf'r'rf'lury, ,Ks thc- firsl class lo SIN'Il1i all four iligii-sm-iiuul yi-urs in lin- :ww Xlymlvrsv, Wm-, Iiw 1-lass 1- uii 05 l'4'ilIit'4i in lv! :lilylillligl pass us ily. rlwilflllglfil 1-:illwl Hlilliv iAl'1'Sillll1'Ilu by um' lllllltxl'-1'i2lSiIlll in in Q s Mblbll IJI'UVt'li our strc-nggih in vve-ry iioiii. Our lllilil' Ill1'lIliM'I'S'i0illl'li ilu- J. Y. lhialivalli lmun Ilylll lNV2if'1lIlli i.UllIl1i H14-Iiisi-ivm-s lxin-4--flvvp in nimlily pi'm'1if'vs. l'iv1-ry lmy wzuilm-il lu try high sp-limi liziski-Hiull, iwalsm-bull, :uni irzwk-'ffilvw ewpm-l'ivi1u-s lo us. 13 um W. JOHN DARRYL ANDERSON "13eeb" "Becl1', is a man of action. JOHN EDWARD , BOIIENSKY "Hogg" v "Buggy" conquers sports and history. JEAN ElNIlNIA BROWN "Jeannie" Sweet and sincere, polite and dexnure- that's Jeannie. CECELIA ANNE BAYLEY "Celia" With a song in her heart Celia will always be gay. WILLIAM FRANCIS BOLICH "Bill" We look to Bill for the unexpected. RICHARD LEE BURTLESS "Speed" . "Speed" never slows down on the football field or on the cinder track, CLASS EDWARD ALLEN BISHOP "Eddie" Eddie wins with his smile. JEAN MARIE BLAISDELI, "Jeannie, Carefree Jeannie will surely find all the pleasures of life. DEMETRE ANN BOVL "Denzel" A sparkling personality and a world of friends. MAUREEN ANN BRADY "Maureen" Oh, those big, brown eyes! 5 Dramatic-s seemed to be our talent when we Won the Frosh-Soph Play 'llournanient in 1955. Our production of "Who's Afraid?," which terrified half the audience, Was voted the winner. Those upporclassmen certainly must have thought We were a wild group when we named our first dance 'SCasper and Yanipira Striken! OF 1958 CATHERINE ANN CARBONE "Cad" There's never a dull moment with "Curl" around. MARY CATHERINE CALARCO unlmyn Our sweet Queen will never be forgotten by her friends. Although a bit fearful that we would pay them back for all their initiations, they attended our weird party. Our sophomore classmates joined us for the annual picnic. Then our first high school finals came and ended the first quarter of a joyous experience. NANCY LOU CAULKINS "Nancy" Behind her smile is a mischievous spirit. LOUISE softness AVE horn without DIDIO dark hair and win her ELIZABETH JOAN DUYLE "Hefty Joi' Lilllgll2llllC and likeable, vivnrious and versatile- tln1t's our Betty Jo! BON N I E JEAN FIORELLI uID,07lIl'l.6U Nurse Bonnie will be known for her treatment of heart diS62lSC72l smile and 3, friendly word. PATRICK CASSIUS GERAGHTY "0a.s'siu.v" "Honor lies in honest toil." PAUL ROBERT DYSON 'illeadu "A merry heart doeth good like ri medic'ine.,' RONALD WALTER FOCHT "Ronmfe3' Our Ronnie is at home on the mat or in the milk truck. .IEANNE MARIE ENO K'Jan" Our Jan pnvks n lot of dynamite behind her friendly smile. ROBERT GARRY FREELAND GCB0b9! Quiet Bob, the dependable one, is sure to get the work all done, CLASS MARIAN ANNE FARNEY ".llari11n', Uur lmhlrling blond could take top honors in any Contest. SHIELA CLAIRE GILLAN "Shiela,' Light of step and heart is she. PAUL ROBERT FRITZ upauln Merit is more worthy than fame. Every boy grew a few inches higher into the atmos- phere during a full-filled summer, devoted mostly to the "Barn.,' lYe, glad not to be the "low-men,', returned to school. lvhile some worried over translating Caesar others struggled with memorizing' lines of the English version. 16 0F 1958 MARY ANN GIOVANNINI "Mary Ann" "Tis better to be small and shine than lmig and vast a shadow." L CYNTHIA ANN HEDDEN "Cindy" Cynthia, 001' attractive redhead, is an addition to crowd with her friendly, manner. ' JOHN HARVEY GREENLEE, JR. "J0hn', "A great deal is often done quietlyf' LOU ANN MARIE HOLLAND CCLQMH This comely miss may be ' short in stature, but she's long in personality plus. hlidyears were hardest that year, and the honor roll lacked sophomore support. The grind began to get us down and we turned green in front of the freshmen. Activities were in full force as We planned our hillbilly play, "It,s Cold in Them Thar Hills." KENNETH FREDERICK HAUF .CKMH "Energy will do anything that can be done in the world." HENRY HAYES abrupt IIUFF presents class. manner and have won her CAROL RUTH IAENGLER "Carol" - A Youthful Carol is gifted with pep, intelleet, and ihgerluity. JOAN MARY "Joan" A friendly smile twinkle in her eye .Ioannie the time saying "Hi!" .IUDITH LYNDALL AIEI.DRIINI . "Judy" - "Friends are born, not made." V W, BETTY ANN LII,I,A "Betty" Poised, reserved, and oh, so Channing!!! fa' EUGENE MICHAEL MARTELLO "Hammer" To "Hammer" life is but a jest. ROBERT LESLIE MILLER, JR. "Math" Pleasure for "Moth" means his car, a tankful of gas, and a pretty girl beside him. CLASS PATRICIA ANN LOCKWUOD "Patty" The wimpy' of the Class of '58. DONALD GILBERT LOHR "Butch" "Laugh and the world laughs with youf' Never was so much Black Jack gum used, or had the teachers heard worse grammar! We again were the win- ner of the traditional trophy. Our elation brought great enthusiasm for our second dance, "Sweetheart Daze," even more fun than the first. E OF 1958 MARY LOUISE MILLS "Whip" A silly giggle, n friendly smile, you always hope shc'll stay awhile. JOSEPH BASIL NOZZOLIO GSNOND The fullback with the most: friends, honors, and brains. Alas pedalpushers adorned the girls for our last class picnic in hlch brought cold Weather and only eight Floating leaves inspired our Junior Party, "Autumn Frollc which began the social season at lVIynderse. Next came the rush for Junior Jumble talent. PATRICA ANN NEDZA "Path Twinkling eyes and light blond hair, make Pat, oh, so fair. WARREN WILLIAM OTTEMILLER "Bill" A camera. in hand and a shy, slow manner-That's our Bill. MERLE IVAN PARKER "Merle" A jovial laugh and Bashing red hair. Oh, what a combination l 36 LZ? JOYCE MARIA NICANDRI GNick!9 We have reason to rejoice Our poppy, pretty, persuasive Editor-in-chief is Joyce! FREDERICK COURTN EY PARISH "Fred" Make hay while the sun shines, And you'll never see twilighlfs igns. WILLIAM HOWARD PARKER HBH!!! Laugh at trouble and all cares And do what no one else dares CAROLYN DELANO PEOPLES "Carolyn" "Good things come in small packages." DONALD FRED PERRY KCDOILU lere there s a will there s uxvl 1 ,' , 3 a Way." Especially on Bowling Day. RONALD CHARLES PISCITELLI Worst SHIRLEY VIRGINIA PETERMAN "Pete" Oh, to be so blond and light And shine right through a stormy night! Easy, confident, and gay, RAYMOND PISCITELLI "Moose" Friendliness is his virtues. HAZEL JEAN REYNOLDS "Haze" Lives every day as if it's the last. And makes sport records a thing of the past. He laughs all misery away. THOMAS WILLIAM RICE refrain!! How many molecules made the moon? PATRICIA ANNE POVERO ilpaziii If she isn't joining in the fun, she's making it. MARY JAYNE PISCITELLI "Pee Wee" "Always laughing, Always friendly" DENISE MARIE REARDON "Denise" Eyes of blue, heart of gold, Smiling face-the story's told. 'WQY "A Date with '58,, was the result of hours of organ- izati0n4the only time all ninety-seven of us ever went on stage at once. "Scary Hollowf, our second mystery show, was begun immediately. Our farewell party for the seniors brought fun for all and many prizes. ROBERT JOHN SALOTTI H an li 0F "A gentleman from sole to crown." BARBARA JEAN SAGE c.Barb,, "lNIodesty and honor go hand in hand." DONALD KENNETH E mrfren ax Texas Tex is the hunterg woman is his gameg After hunting day, he is never the same. I3 JESSIE HARRIET SAN PIETRO, JR. "Jessie" Intelligent, friendly, and quiet- That's our Jessie. JOHN MITCHELL SAND i6S e!! All the kids really look up to "Sable," Wonder why? Last We decorated our gym for "Stairway to the Starsf' elegantly done for celebration of the graduating class and the proclamation of the new Seniors. Being Seniors meant many tasks. llluch shoe leather was Worn out on our magazine campaign. MICHAEL CARL SAME "Mike" The countless gold of a merry heart. ELEANOR MATIE SCI-IWEITZ "Ellie" El1ie's gaiety and account for her many Just born to be an actor. SUSAN MARIE Hsueii A girl with a smile Come. stav awhile. 21 SINICROPI best I know best I canf' W ALLACI1 hUuENE SMITH "lV11lly" Vvally has 11 way of beating :around the bush to get to the point. ANNICTTIC YVONNE ST IC KVA RT ".ln11f'llf'l' A lustrous voice and a kind smile mzike AnnetiLe'S future bright. 1 TI I ERESA LUELLA TABER "Tree" The sparkle of the eye, P1118 the sparkle of the diamond, make "Tree" 21 noticeable miss. INGE VIBEKE SORENSICN "Inge', "Climb high, climb fur Your goal the sky, Your aim the star," DONNA JEAN "Danna" This talented been 1 to our class CONSTANCE CATHERINE TIMMONS "Connie" Connie has won 22 EARL WESLEY STAPLETUN nSl11g,' Our school president, Slug, needs no hypnotism to get things done. SAMUEL RICHARD S'1'l-IEI.E "Sam" Witty, guy Sxmimy keeps everyone happy. Again we solieited our neighbors to buy Senior Play tickets. "Seventeen Is Territiew was our first, play put on for the publie. Though we had had four years of experienee, our hearts leaped no more gently. Deco- rations were aguin eut out and gowns chosen as we "dolled-up" for our last, formal, "White Rose Cotil- lionf, A frigid atmosphere and sparkling snowflakes JOHN FRANKLIN VAN TASSEL "Jacl"' "Happy and free, there's nothing here that bothers me." ROBERT GEORGE VALESENTE "VaIly" Our "VallyH-a demon in the fields of sports and girls. SHIRLEY ANN '1' NI "Shirley, Though size be small, Friendliness compensates all. made our ball a fantasy. But the flashing colors of the lovely gowns faded away as We crammed for exams and wrote our term papers. IYC all felt especially pho- togenic when the camera clicked for our yearbook pictures. Then came the last rush for yearbook nshotsw and stories. In Class Night we did our best on a production for and handsome may friends ways. excited to pay were taken. At of happiness we would. now sadness also that after that would be but we would We Added Life fo Mynderse JOHN DARRYL ANDERSON-Football 1, 2, 3, 43 Track 23 Block M 33 Junior Jumbles3 Class Committees 3, 4, Chair- man 3. CECELIA ANN BAYLEY-Glee Club 13 Chorus 2, 3, 4, All-County Contest 2, All-State Contest 33 Intramurals 1, 2, 3, 43 Class Committees 1, 2, 3, 43 Junior Jumbles3 Honor- American History I 33 MYNDERSIAN. EDWARD ALLEN BISHOP-Basketball 1, 2, 33 Baseball 23 Football 2, 3, 43 Intramurals 1, 2, 33 Junior Red Cross Alter- nate 1, Representative 33 Junior Jumbles3 Class Committees 3, 4. JEAN MARIE BLAISDELL-Glee Club lg Class Commit- tees 2, 33 Junior Jumbles. JOHN EDWARD BOHENSKY-Class Committees 1, 2, 3, 43 Football 1, 2, 3, 43 Wrestling 1, 2, 3, 43 Track 1, 2, 33 Intra- murals 23 Junior Jumbles3 MYNDERSIAN3 Block M 4, Re- porter 4. WILLIAM FRANCIS BOLICH-Frosh-Soph Play Tour- nament 13 Projection Club 1, 2, 33 Junior Jumbles3 Class Com- mittees 3. DEMETRE ANN BOVE-French Club 1, 2, 3, Secretary 2, Vice-President 33 Science Club 1, 23 Library Club 23 MI- CROPHONE 2, 3, 4, Business Manager 43 Intramurals 1, 3, 43 Acanthus 23 Junior Red Cross 2, 3, Vice-President 2, Alternate 33 Glee Club 1, Secretary 13 Class Committees 1, 2, 3, 4, Chair- man 1, 33 Frosh-Soph Play Tournament 1, Committee 23 Jun- ior Jumbles3 Wig and Rouge 3, 4, President 43 Junior Play3 Junior Prom Court3 Senior Play3 Varsity Chorus 43 Senior Ball Court3 MYNDERSIAN3 Honor student3 Syracuse Citi- zenship Conference 4. MAUREEN ANN BRADY-Glee Club 13 Latin Club 13 Science Club 1, 2, Secretary 23 French Club 33 Acanthus 23 Intramurals 1, 2, 3, 43 Class Committees 1, 2, 3, 43 Play Com- mittees 1, 23 MICROPHONE 2, 3, 4g Junior Jumbles3 MYN- DERSIAN. JEAN EMMA BROWN-Intramurals 1, 33 F.H.A. 1, 2, 3, 43 Glee Club 23 Junior Jumbles3 Class Committees 3, 43 Play Day 33 MYNDERSIAN. RICHARD LEE BURTLESS-Band 1, 2, 33 Class Com- mittees 2, 3, 43 Intramurals 2, 33 Football 2, 3, 43 Basketball Manager 2, 3, 43 Track 2, 33 Class Treasurer 33 Block M 3, 4, Treasurer 43 Junior J umbles3 Junior Red Cross Representative 4. MARY CATHERINE CALARCO-Glee Club 1, President 13 Latin Club 13 Class Committees 1, 2, 3, 4, Chairman 3, 43 Intramurals 1, 2, 3, 43 Play Promptor Chairman 13 Chorus 2, 3, 43 Cheerleader 2, 3, 43 Library Club 2, 3, 4, Vice-President 33 Acanthus 2, 33 Student Council 3, 4, Nominating Convention 1, 3, Alternate 3, Representative 43 French Club 33 MICRO- PHONE 3, 43 Junior Play Student Director 33 Junior Jumbles3 Junior Prom Queen3 Class Secretary 33 Class Vice-President 43 G.A.A. 43 MYNDERSIAN 43 Senior Ball Queen. CATHERINE ANN CARBONE-Student Council Alter- nate 13 Intramurals 1, 2, 43 Play Committee 13 Class Commit- tees 1, 2, 3, 43 Frosh-So h Play Tournament 23 Junior Playj Junior Jumbles3 Wig and, Rouge 3, 4g Glee Club 3. NANCY LOU CAULKINS-Glee Club 13 Class Commit- tees 1, 2, 33 Student Council Alternate 13 Acanthus 2, 33 Play Prompter 23 Junior Jumbles3 MYNDERSIAN. BARBARA LOUISE CONKEY-Glee Club 1, Vice-Presi- dent 13 Class Committees 1, 2, 3, 4g Latin Club 13 Junior Red Cross Alternate 13 Intramurals 1, 2, 3, 43 MICROPHONE 2, 3, 4, Fashion Editor 33 Cheerleader 2, 3, 4, Co-Captain 43 Frosh-Soph Play Tournament 1, 23 Junior Jumbles3 Wig and Rouge 3, 4, Vice-President 43 Science Fair 33 Junior Prom C0l1!'lZQ G.A.A. 43 Senior Ball Court. ANN MARIE COSENTINO-Class Committees 2, 33 Li- brary Club 33 Junior Jumbles. LLOYD SCHUYLER DEAL-F.F.A. 3, 43 Junior Jumbles3 Class Committees 3. FRANK THOMAS DEJOHN-Intramurals 1, 2, 33 Basket- ball Manager 23 Class Committees 3. LOUIS DELLEFAVE-Class Committee 1, 2, 3, 43 Band 1, 2, 33 Football 2, 3, 43 Baseball 23 Block M 43 Student Council Alternate 23 Junior Jumbles3 Junior Red Cross 4. JOHN JOSEPH D'EREDITA-Class Committees 1, 2, 3, Chairman 13 F.F.A. 1, 2, 3, 43 Intramurals 33 Junior Jumbles. MARY ANNE DIDIO-Class Committees 1, 2, 33 Glee Club 1, 23 Intramurals 1, 2, 33 Junior Jumbles. ELIZABETH JOAN DOYLE-Latin Club 1, 3, Consul 33 Junior Red Cross 13 Intramurals 1, 2, 3, 43 Cheerleader 1, 2, 3, Manager 43 Frosh-Soph Play Tournament 13 Class Committees 1, 2, 3, 43 Band 23 Student Council 2, 3, 4, Representative 2, 3, Alternate 4, Nominating Convention 23 G.A.A. 2, 3, 4, Secre- tary 43 Junior Play3 MICROPHONE 3, 4, Sports Editor 43 Wig and Rouge 3, 43 Junior J umblesg Junior Prom Court3 Del- egate to Girls' State 33 Senior Play3 Senior Ball Court3 MYN- DERSIAN3 Booster Club 4, Secretary-Treasurer 4. PAUL ROBERT DYSON-Basketball 13 Intramurals 1, 2, 3, 43 Class Committees 1, 2, 3, 43 Junior Jumbles3 Junior Red Cross Alternate 2, 33 F.F.A. 4. JEANNE MARIE ENO-Class Committees 1, 2, 3, 43 Intra- murals 1, 23 Glee Club 33 Junior Jumbles. MARIAN ANNE FARNEY-Glee Club 13 Student Council Nominating Convention 13 Intramurals 1, 2, 3, 43 Class Com- mittees 1, 2, 3, 43 Junior Red Cross Alternate 13 Frosh-Soph Play Tournament 23 Junior Play Director3 Cheerleader 3, 43 Junior Jumbles3 G.A.A. 43 Booster Club 4. BONNIE JEAN FIORELLI-Glee Club 13 Class Commit- tees 1, 2, 3, 43 Junior Jumbles3 Varsity Chorus 43 Intramurals 1, 3. RONALD WALTER FOCHT-Class Committees 1, 2, 3, 43 Intramurals 1, 33 Wrestling 1, 2, 3, 43 Football 1, 43 Junior Jumbles3 Junior Play3 Block M 4. ROBERT GARRY FREELAND-Latin Club 13 Class Com- tmittees 1, 2, 3, 43 French Club 33 Science Club 3, 43 Junior umb es. PAUL ROBERT FRITZ-Band 1, 2, 3, 43 Intramurals 1, 2, 3, 43 Latin Club 13 Science Club 3, 43 Archery Club 33 Junior Jumbles3 Class Committees 3, 43 Tennis 3, 43 Senior Play. PATRICK CASSIUS GERAGHTY-Latin Club lg Class Committees 33 Junior Jumbles. SHIELA CLAIRE GILLAN-Transfer from Corfu High School, Corfu, New York-G.A.A. 1, 2, 33 F.H.A. 1, 23 Chorus 1, 2, 33 Cheerleader 2, 33 Yearbook 2, 33 Speaking Contest 33 Mynderse-Class Committees 43 Freshmen Cheerleader Manager 43 Senior Play3 Chorus 4. MARY ANN GIOVANNINI-Cheerleader 1, 2, 3, 4, Co- Captain 43 Frosh-Soph Play Committee 13 Intramurals 1, 2, 3, 43 Class Committees 1, 2, 3, 4, Chairman 1, 2, 3, 43 Student Council 2, Nominating Convention 23 Acanthus 23 Latin Club 2, Secretary 23 G.A.A. 3, 4, Treasurer 43 Junior Jumbles3 Jun- ior Prom Court3 Senior Ball Court3 MYNDERSIANQ Honor student. JOHN HARVEY GREENLEE, JR.-Projection Club 1, 23 Camera Club 13 Archery Club 23 F.F.A. 3, 43 Junior Jumbles3 Class Committees 3. KENNETH FREDERICK HAUF-Band 13 Football 1, 23 Class Committees 1, 2, 3, 43 Student Council 1, 2, 3, 43 Class President 2, 3, 43 French Club 2, 3, Treasurer 3g Junior Jum- bles3 Junior Play3 Senior Play3 Stage Crew 23 Syracuse Citizen- ship Conference 33 Junior Kiwanian. CHARLES HENRY HAYES-Intramurals 1, 2, 3, 43 Bas- ketball l, 2, 3, 43 Football 2, 33 Class Committees 2, 33 F.F.A. 33 Junior Jumbles3 MYNDERSIAN. CYNTHIA ANN HEDDEN-Glee Club 13 Varsity Chorus 2, 3, Librarian 33 Latin Club 1, Treasurer 13 Frosh-Soph Play Tournament 13 Sophomore Play Committee 23 Class Commit- tees 1, 2, 3, 43 Acanthus 23 Student Council 3, 4, Representative 3, Alternate 43 Intramurals 1, 2, 3, 43 French Club 33 Junior Prom Lady-in-waiting3 Junior Play3 Wig and Rouge 3, 4, Sec- retary 43 Junior J umbles3 MYNDERSIAN 3 Senior Ball Lady- in-waiting. Wifh Our Enthusiastic Support LOU ANN MARIE HOLLAND-Glee Club 1, 2, Class Committees 1, 2, 3, 4, Cheerleader 2, 3, 4: MICROPHONE 2, 3, 4, Frosh-Soph Play Tournament 2, Intramurals 2, 3, Stu- dent Council Alternate 2, Junior Jumbles, Junior Red Cross Alternate 4, MYNDERSIAN. FREDERIC EUGENE HOUCK-Bank 1, 2, Intramurals 1, 2, 3, 4, F.F.A. 3, Basketball Manager 2, 3 4, Baseball Man- ager 1, 2, 3, Class Committees 1, 2, 3, 4, Junior Jumbles. CAROL MARIE HUFF-Glee Club 1, Class Committees 1, 2, 3, 4, Intramurals 1, Varsity Chorus 2, 3, 4, Junior Jumbles, MYNDERSIAN. JAMES MICHAEL KNAPP-Archery Club 2, 3, 4, Treas- urer 2, Vice-President 3, President 4, F.F.A. 2, 3, 4, Secretary 4. FRANCES DOMENICA LEMMA-Glee Club 1, Class Com- mittees 1, 2, 3, 4, Varsity Chorus 2, 3, Intramurals 2, 3, Li- brary Club 3, 4, Junior J umbles, Junior Play Prompter, Boost- er Club 4, Chairman 4, Acanthus 4, MYNDERSIAN. CAROL RUTH LENGLER-Class Committees 1, 2, 3, 4, Latin Club 1, 3, Aedile 3, Library Club 3, 4, President 4, Jun- ior Jumbles, Junior Play Director, MYNDERSIAN, MI- CROPHONE 3, 4, News Editor 4, French Club 3, Wig and Rouge 4, Senior Play, Awards 2, 3, Salutatorian. BETTY ANN LILLA-Glee Club 1, F.H.A. 1, Class Com- mittees 1, 2, 3, 4, Intramurals 1, 2, Varsity Chorus 2, 3, 4, Jun- ior Red Cross 2, Music Festival 2, 3, Library Club 2, 3, Junior Jumbles, Junior Prom Court, Cheerleading Reserve Squad 3, MYNDERSIAN, Senior Ball Court. PATRICIA ANN LOCKWOOD-Intramurals 1, 2, 3, Class Committees 1, 2, 3, 4, Frosh-Soph Play Tournament 2, Latin Club 1, Junior Jumbles, Senior Play, MYNDERSIAN. DONALD GILBERT LOHR-Band 1, 2, 3, Award 3, Jun- ior Jumbles, Bowling 3, 4, Intramurals 2, 3. JOAN MARY MANSMAN-Latin Club 1, Class Committees 2, 3, 4, Projection Club 3, Junior Jumbles, F.H.A. 4, Intra- murals 4, EUGENE MICHAEL MARTELLO-Junior Red Cross 1, Class Committees 1, 2, 3, 4, Junior Jumbles, Intramurals 3, 4, Student Council 4, F.F.A. 3, 4, Football 3. RHODA ANNE MARTIN-Transfer from Tully Central School, Tully, New York-Band 1, 2, 3, Chorus 1, 2, 3, Latin Club 1, 2, Intramurals 1, 2, 3, Projectionist 2, 3, Stamp Club 1, President 1, Library Assistant 1, 2, 3, Class Secretary 2, Pep Club 2, 3, Junior-Senior Vocal Group 3, Dramatics Club 3, TULCENDRA 3, Future Teachers of America, All County Orchestra, All State Band, Mynderse-Acanthus, Science Club, Intramurals, Band, Chorus, Senior Play Promptor. MICHAEL HENRY McDERMOTT-Wrestling 1, Class Committees 1, 2, 3, 4, Junior Red Cross 2, MICROPHONE 2, 3, 4, Intramurals 2, 3, 4, Science Club 3, Junior Jumbles, Stu- dent Council Nominating Convention 2, Junior Kiwanian 3, Award 3. JUDITH LYNDALL MELDRIM-Acanthus 1, 2, 3, 4, Treasurer 2, 4, French Club 1, 2, 3, F.H.A. 1, 2, 3, 4, Reporter 3, State Convention 3, Vice-President 4, Band 1, Class Com- mittees 1, 2, 3, 4, MICROPHONE 2, 3, 4, Feature Editor 3, 4, Frosh-Soph Play Committee 2, Archery Club 2, Junior Play Student-Director 3, Junior Red Cross Alternate 3, Junior Jumbles, MYNDERSIAN, Senior Play, Awards 1, 2, 3, Eng- lish 1, 2, French 1, 2, 3, Plane Geometry 2, World History 2, Valedictorian. ROBERT LESLIE MILLER-Transfer from Canandaigua Academy, Canandaigua, New York, Mynderse-Class Com- mittees 3, Junior Jumbles, Intramurals 4. BETTY LOU SONIA MILLIS-Intramurals 1, 2, 3, 4, Play Days 1, 2, 3, Class Committees 2, 3, Junior Jumbles. MARY LOU MILLS-Student Council 1, 2, 3, Nominating Convention 1, 2, Class Committees 1, 2, 3, 4, Class Vice-Presi- dent 1, Class Secretary 2, Frosh-Soph Play Committee 1, In- tramurals 1, Acanthus 2, French Club 3, Junior J umbles, Jun- ior Prom Court, MYNDERSIAN, Senior Ball Court. PATRICIA ANN NEDZA-Glee Club 1, Latin Club 1, Class Committees 1, 2, 3, 4, Intramurals 1, 2, 3, 4, Frosh-Soph Play Committee 2, Junior Red Cross Alternate 2, Library Club 3, 4, Junior Jumbles, Junior Play Committee, MYNDER- SIAN, Acanthus 4, Booster Club 4. JOYCE MARIA NICANDRI-Class Committees 1, 2, 3, 4, Chairman 2, 3, Intramurals 1, 2, 3, Baseball Playday 3, Li- brary Club 1, 2, 3, 4, Treasurer 2, FHA 1, 2, 3, 4, President 2, State Convention 1, 2, Acanthus 2, 3, 4, Frosh-Soph Play Committees 1, 2, Open House 1, Class Secretary 1, Class Vice- President 2, 3, Junior Play Student Director, Junior Jumbles Director, Student Council 3, 4, Alternate 3, Representative 4, Nominating Convention 2, 3, Syracuse Citizenship Conference 3, 4, Junior Prom Court, Elmira College Key Award 3, Short- hand Award 3, Typist Award 3, MYNDERSIAN Editor-in- Chief, Senior Ball Court, Booster Club 4, Hospitality Chair- man 4, Honor student. GARY DAVID NILES-FFA 1, 2, Projection Club 1, 2, 3, 4, Vice-President 2, President 3, Class Committees 3, Junior Jumbles. JOSEPH BASIL NOZZOLIO-Class Committees 1, 2, 3, 4, Class Treasurer 1, Frosh-Soph Play Committee 1, Football 1, 2, 3, 4, Co-Captain 4, Most Improved Player 4, Baseball 1, 2, 3, Basketball 1, 2, Latin Club 1, 2, President 1, Intramurals 2, 3, Block M 3, 4, Secretary 3, President 4, Bowling 3, 4, Boy Most Advanced in ,Sports and Studies 3, MICROPHONE 3, 4, Sports Editor 4, Syracuse Citizenship Conference 3, 4, Jun- ior Jumbles, Student Council 4, Boys' State Delegate, Junior Rotarian, Honor student. WARREN WILLIAM OTTEMILLER-Camera Club 1, 2, 3, 4, Treasurer 1, President 2, 3, 4, Projection Club 1, 2, Jun- ior Jumbles, MYNDERSIAN Photographic Editor. FREDERICK COURTNEY PARISH-FFA 1, 2, 3, 4, Chapter Farmer Award 1, County Farmer Award 1, Seneca Falls Dairy Judging Team 2, 3, Dairy Farmer Award 3, FFA- 4-H Tractor Operator Contest 3, Chapter Sentinel 2, Reporter 3, President 4, Intramurals 1, Class Committees 3. MERLE IVAN PARKER-Frosh-Soph Play Tournament 1, 2, Class Committees 1, 2, 3, 4, Junior Red Cross 2, Treas- urer 2, Football 2, Wig and Rouge 3, 4, FFA 3, President 3, Freshman Play Director 3, Junior Jumbles, Junior Play. WILLIAM HOWARD PARKER-Student Council Alter- nate 1, 2, Nominating Convention 1, 2, Class Committees 1, 2, 3, 4, Frosh-Soph Play Tournament 1, 2, Band 2, Track 1, 2, 3, Basketball 1, Intramurals 1, 2, Football 2, 3, 4, Junior Play Director 3, Junior Jumbles, Wig and Rouge 4, Boys' State Delegate. ' CAROLYN DELANO PEOPLES-Projection Club 1, 2, Secretary 1, Secretary-Treasurer 2, Class Committees 3, Jun- ior J umbles. DONALD FRED PERRY-Bowling 1, 2, 3, F.F.A. 1, 2, 3, 4, Projection Club 1, 3, 4, Archery Club 2, Block M 4, Junior J umb es. SHIRLEY VIRGINIA PETERMAN-Intramurals 1, 2, 3, 4, Varsity Chorus 2, 3, 4, Class Committees 1, 2, 3, Acanthus 1, 2, French Club 1, 2, 3, Junior Jumbles, MYNDERSIAN. MARY JAYNE PISCITELLI-Class Committees 1, 2, 3, 4, Chairman 1, Intramurals 1, 2, 3, Acanthus 2, Junior Red Cross 3, Secretary 3, Library Club 3, Junior Prom Court, Junior Jumbles, MYNDERSIAN. RAYMOND LOUIS PISCITELLI-Football 1, 2, 3, 4, Bas- ketball 1, 2, 3, 4, Intramurals 1, 2, 3, 4, Class Committees 1, 2, 3, 4, French Club 2, 3, F.F.A. 2, 3, Junior Jumbles. Of Many lnferesfing Adivifies RONALD CHARLES PISCITELLI-Baseball 1, Q, 3, Foot- ball 1, Q, 3, 4, Basketball 1, Q, 3, Class Committees 1, Q, 3, 4, Intramurals 1, Q, 3, French Club 1, Q, 3, Treasurer Q, Class Treasurer Q, Class Secretary 4, Junior Jumbles, Block M 4. PATRICIA ANNE POVERO-Glee Club 1, Q, Intramurals 1, Q, 3, Cheerleader 1, Q, Class Committees 1, Q, 3, 4, Frosh- Soph Play Committee Q, Junior Jumbles, Senior Play, MYN- DERSIAN. DENISE MARIE READON-Glee Club Q, Intramurals 1, Q, 3, Track Meet Q, Class Committees 1, Q, 3, 4, Junior Jum- bles, MYNDERSIAN. HAZEL JEAN REYNOLDS-Intramurals 1, Q, 3, 4, Play Days 1, Q, 3, 4, Leaders' Club 1, Q, 3, G.A.A. Q, 3, 4, President 4, Class Committees 1, Q, 3, 4, Chairman 1, Q, Junior Jumbles, MYNDERSIAN. THOMAS WILLIAM RICE-Transfer from Towanda High School, Towanda, Pennsylvania-Band 1, Science Club 1, Li- brary Club 1. Mynderse-'Archery Club Q, 3, 4, Treasurer 3, Vice-President 4, Projection Club Q, 3, 4, Secretary-Treasurer 4, Science Club 3, 4, President 4, Bowling 3, Junior Jumbles, Class Committees 3, 4, Band Q. DONALD KENNETH RITTER-Junior Red Cross 1, Track 1, Q, Class Committees 1, Q, 3, 4, Football Q, Bowling 3, 4, Block M 4, Junior Jumbles. BARBARA JEAN SAGE-Glee Club 1, French Club 1, Q, F.H.A. 1, Q, Class Committees 1, Q, 3, 4, Frosh-Soph Play Committee 1, Acanthus Q, 3, 4, MICROPHONE Q, 3, 4, Jun- ior Jumbles, MYNDERSIAN, Majorettes 1, Q, 3, 4, Science Fair 3, Honor student. ROBERT JOHN SALOTTI--Baseball 1, Q, Basketball 1, Intramurals 1, Q, 3, F.F.A. Q, 3, Junior Jumbles, Class Com- mittees 3. MICHAEL CARL SAMEfClass Committees 1, Q, 3, 4, Basketball 1, Junior Jumbles, Intramurals 1, Q, 3, Latin Club 1, Track 1, Q, Football 4. JOHN MITCHELL SAND-Baseball Q, 3, 4, Basketball 1, Q, 3, 4, Block M 4, Class Committees 3, Intramurals 1, Q, 3, 4, Junior Jumbles, History Award 3. JESSIE HARRIET SANPIETRO, JR.-Class Committees 1, Q, 3, 4, F.H.A. 1, Q, 3, 4, Glee Club 1, Q, Junior Jumbles, La- tin Club 1, Q, 3, MICROPHONE 3, 4, Projection Club 1, Q, Secretary-Treasurer Q, Science Club 1, Q, 3, 4, Secretary 3. ELEANOR MATIE SCHWEITZS-Class Committees 1, Q, 3, 4, F.H.A. 1, Q, French Club Q, 3, Frosh-Soph Play Commit- tee 1, Glee Club 1, Intramurals 1, Junior Junbles, Junior Play, Majorette Q, Varsity Chorus 4, Senior Ball Court, Honor student. JAMES ERNEST SI-IEVVBROOKS-Archery Club 3, Block M 4, Class Committees 1, Q, 3, 4, Frosh-Soph Play Tourna- ment 1, Q, Football Manager Q, 3, Junior Jumbles, Junior Play, Projection Club 1, Q, 3, Senior Play 3, 4, Wig and Rouge 3, 4. SUSAN MARIE SIMONE-Class Committee 3, Intramu- rals 1, 4, Junior Jumbles. LAURA JANE SINICROPI--Class Committees 1, Q, 3, Intramurals 1, Q, 3, Junior Jumbles, Leader's Club 3, MYN- DERSIAN. WALLACE EUGENE SMITH-Band 1, Q, 3, 4, President 4, Science Club 1, Q, 3, Vice-President 3, Latin Club 1, Q, Can- tor Q, Class Committees 1, Q, 3, 4, Junior Jumbles. INGE VIBEKE SORENSEN-Acanthus 1, Q, 3, 4, Pres- ident Q, Class Committees 1, Q, 3, 4, Chairman 1, 3, 4, F.H.A. 1, Q, Treasurer Q, State Convention 1, French Club 3, Frosh- Soph Play Committees 1, Q, Glee Club 1, Intramurals 1, Q, 3, Junior Jumbles Musical Chairman, Latin Club 1, Aedile 1, Library Club 1, MICROPHONE Q, 3, 4, Feature Editor Q, News Editor 3, Editor-in-Chief 4, Press Conference 4, MYN- DERSIAN, Scholastic Art Award 1, Q, Key Award Q, Stu- dent Council Alternate Q, Varsity Chorus Q, 3, 4, All County Chorus Q, Quartet 3, Solo Competition, Piano 1, Q, Voice Q, 3, Triple Trio Q, Scholastic Award 3, Booster Club 4. EARL WESLEY STAPLETON-Band 1, Q, 3, 4, Boys' State, Class Committees 3, 4, Chairman 3, Football Q, 3, 4, French Club 3, Frosh-Soph Play Tournament 1, Q, Director 3, Intramurals 3, 4, Junior Jumbles, Junior Play, Junior Ro- tarian, Latin Club 1, Q, Doorkeeper Q, MYNDERSIAN, Stu- dent Council 4, President 4, Varsity Chorus 1, Q, VVig and Rouge 3, 4, Wrestling 1, 4, Block M 4, Dutton S. Peterson Good Citizenship Award 3, Honor student. SAINIUEL RICHARD STEELE-Class Committees 1, Q, 3, Frosh-Soph Play Tournament 1, Intramurals 1, Q, 3, Junior Jumbles, VVrestling Q, 3, Senior Play. ANNETTE YVONNE STEWART-Acanthus 1, Q, 3, 4, Treasurer 3, Secretary 4, Archery Club Q, Award for Essay on Brotherhood 1, Class Committees 1, Q, 3, 4, Chairman 3, F.H.A. 1, Q, Vice-President Q, Glee Club 1, Junior Jumbles, MICROPHONE Q, 3, 4, MYNDERSIAN, Senior Play, Varsity Chorus Q, 3, 4, Honor student. DONNA JEAN STUBBS-Majorette 1, Q, 3, 4, Junior Jumbles. ADA MARY SUFFREDINI-Cheerleader 1, 3, Intramu- rals 1, Q, Class Committees 1, Q, 3, 4, Junior Red Cross Q, Glee Club 1, Varsity Chorus Q, Frosh-Soph Play Tournament Q, Acanthus Q, Junior Jumbles, Junior Prom Court, MYN- DERSIAN, Senior Ball Court. JANICE LORAINE SWINEHART-Class Committees 1, Q, 3, 4, Intramurals 1, Q, 3, Play Days 1, Q, 3, Track lVIeet Q, Junior Jumbles, Junior Red Cross Representative 1, Alter- nate 3. THERESA LUELLA TABER-F.H.A. 1, Class Commit- tees 1, Q, 3, 4, Intramurals 1, Q, Glee Club 1, Q, MICRO- PHONE 3, 4, Circulation Manager, MYNDERSIAN, Fi- nancial Manager. CONSTANCE CATHERINE TIMMONS-Class Commit- tees 1, Q, 3, 4, Intramurals 1, Q, 3, Library Club 3, 4, Secre- tary 4, Junior Play Committee, Junior Jumbles, Junior Red Cross 4. SHIRLEY ANN TONI-Class Committees Q, 3, Chairman Q, 3, Library Club 1, Q, 3, Frosh-Soph Play Committee l, Tournament Q, F.H.A. Q, 3, President 3, State Convention Q, Student Council Q, 3, 4, Secretary 3, Vice-President 4, Con- ferences 3, 4, Intramurals 1, Q, Acanthus Q, 3, Junior Play Student Director, Junior Jumbles, Junior' Prom Court, Wal- ter Cerep Award 3, Senior Ball Court, MYNDERSIAN. ROBERT GEORGE VALESENTE-Football 1, Q, 3, 4, Baseball 1, Q, 3, Basketball 1, Q, 3, 4, Intramurals 1, Q, 3, 4, Class Committees 1, Q, 3, 4, French Club Q, 3, Student Coun- cil Alternate 3, Block M 3, 4, Vice-President 4, Junior Jum- bles, Class Treasurer 4. JOHN FRANKLIN VAN TASSEL-Junior Jumbles, In- tramurals 3, F.F.A. 3. FRANCIS BERNARD VERGAMINI-Class President 1, Class Committees 1, Q, 3, 4, Student Council Q, 3, 4, Treasur- er Q, Representative 3, Alternate 4, Conference Q, Nominating Convention 1, Q,.Track 1, 3, Football Q, 3, Basketball 1, Jun- ior Jumbles, Block M 4. PHILIP KARL WERNER-Junior J umbles, Intramurals 3, Track Q. CHARLES VERNON WHEAT-Junior Jumbles, Intra- murals 1, Q. MARY LOUISE VVILKES-Class Committees 1, Q, 3, 4, Acanthus Q, Science Club 1, French Club 1, Frosh-Soph Play Committee 1, Junior Red Cross Q, 3, Alternate Q, Representa- tive 3, Junior Jumbles, MICROPHONE, MYNDERSIAN. svllil 's Sczl red? Quick, l'm ill :1 hurry. Ready for Golf MOMENTS T0 REMEMBER 5,0 I sl e a Tall Nlcxfs Task - ,Q-Y If ,M , A 1 i IIcrc's your i'll2lllg0. And l1c,s off! HJ E E J as M Y' ' I 1- ,,g,,,f-L. , U E fi? figgfzl- . ,Q ' TA ., Mf 1 C131 Lb . ' I ,. 'ENR - ,355 552 , . .gf -' V 3 4 ,. --:',.,.., - f L .N , If 3 fs M fx,,gag4 Q "A, ,,:rj K 7 - VN: .LN 27 EE f sf. X I' 0 B xlloonb for lhur Smtll Phu K rlnd NI arch begins Our Quetn IS 1 rowned STAIRWAY THE STARS 1 44 xx'- v .loyvc Nicanflri, Mary Pisoitelli, Ada Suffrcclini, Queen M'ary Calarco, IjCl1l0l,l'6 Bove, Barb Conkey, Shirley Toni, Lady- in-wniting Cynthia Iledmlen, Betty Lilla, Mary Lou Mills, Mary Ann Giovannini, and Betty Jo Doyle. It nts f X if K MA, 'u Q, I x a g auch 51 wwf' 31 X X , , 5 5, it 5 g 'Q ff K 'M-, Mi ,ff MQW N mm, , , If.. hr ai-44-1'-,, Mx ML ka K N Q' X? r 51 gal fl Shirley Toni, Mary Lou Mills, Arla Suffreclini, Mary Ann fliovminiui, Joy:-v Nic-nmlri, Lady-in-wziiting Cynthia llcmlrlcn, Queen lllary Cnlarco, King Kun Hzluf, Belly Jo Doyle, l,ClllCtI't' Bovc, Barbara Conkey, Bcity Lilla, Eleanor Scliweitz. Broadway has nothing on us! Isn't this dreamy? What a lovely setting! 29 WHITE ROSE COTlLLl0N" fn Q 2 4'-4' .4- , . HU, K. 3rd row: R. Austin, B. Brewer, M. Fraser, J. Baker. 21111 raw: B. Schweitz, W. Bennett, S. DuPell, B. Bracht. Ist row: R. Laude, B. Benassi, P. Lambert. Advisers: Standing: Mr. Winthrop, Mr. Dickieson. Seated: Miss Miller, Mrs. Oliver, Mrs. Plummer. Absent from photograph: Mr. Parks. CLASS OF Back row: G. Miller, S. Larson, E. Szczech, M. Bar- rett, J. VanEpps. Front row: B. Griffith, F. Dorson, S. Ferrara, D. Bentley. S. McCann, I. Meldrixn, D. Harrier, B. Gladis, E. Marvin. Ojicers: Standing: W. Crough, Treasurer: Seated: R. Spano, President: S. McCann, Secretary: D. 'Wormuth, Vice President. 3rd row: L. Connolly, G. Deary, W. Crough, E. Giusti, C. Farney, J. Brown. 2nd row: N. Dillon, C. Carnevale, R. M. Barbi, T. Alexander, M. Cafaro J. Amidon. Ist row: M. Demont, J. Cerep, A. Fer- rara, M. L. Baldassari. N. Annetta. !,th row: T. DeSarro, C. Slack, B. Cologgi, W. Willis, G. VanBuren, C. Greenly. 3rd row: V. Sinicropi, A. Scialdone, Craig Anderson, Rob't. Focht, Qnd row: D. Wormuth, B. Civitts, L. Amidon, G. Bur- gess. Ist row: M. Ritter. A Standing: R. Spano, R. Toni, K. Rogers, J. Shum- way, M. Tedesche, T. Schreader, D. Sinicropi J. Toner, N. Valois, D. Ward, P. Updyke, C. Stuck G. Wycker. Seated: P. Simolo, A. Tucker, B. Tur: kett, E. VanCleef, M. A. Thatcher, M. I. Souhan R. Wolfe. Standing: E. Hooper, B. Glantz, T. Hilkert, J. McMahon, J. McDermott, R. Miller. Seated: B. Hall, P. Hawxhurst, S. McCann, M. High, D. Harrier, J. Kelly, M. Gurba, P. Gravina, E. Passi- fione, P. McMillen, Josie Missilli. Back row: J. DelPapa, G. Bunce, R. Campbell, A. Back row: J. Brady, J. Bowman, S. Buchwald, N DiDomineck, D. Calarco, S. Cosentino, R. Burns, Beatini, S. Armitage, W. Brown, J. DeCesare, Front K, Davis. Front row: J. Ashley, W. Burns, A. Delle- row: D. Branciforte, M- Bleek. L- Bfllflskiu, B fave, C. Carbone, J. DeJohn, D. Crull, R. M. Bickel. Capaldi, M. A. D'Eredita. CLASS OF Back row: M. Sly, E. Flock, R. Wheeler, R. Harris, L. Dalton, R. Ashbaugh. Front row.' S. Buck, C. Bellomo, M. Clary, G. Manganaro, P. D'Ercole, M. Leonard. Back row: P. Stewart, W. Sorce, C. Siegfried, J. Sipos, C. Thorpe, R. Tuthill. Front row: J. Ver- gamini, J. Woods, M. Stewart, E. Turkett, A Simone, C. Sposa, E. Wallace, M. Hayes, M. Brink, E. Thayer. ff . 3rd row: M. Evans, D. Gee, R. Friski, R. Nucci, R. Bentley, R. Kirkhart. Qnd row: R. Giovannini J. Perdicho, E. Dombrowski, M. Gage, I. Dowen, M. Fiola. Ist row: D. Brown, R. Good, K. McDer- mott, N. Cronin. Back row: N. Milner, W. Uticone, H. Mills, S N ageldinger, D. Neal, C. Pezzulo. Front row: M. A Same, E. llflorganti, J. Russell, A. Morganti, J F D575 ff! n an xi! F 5,5 wa.,ym 5.- i Qllzzl. we 1 W Back row: R. Amidon, G. Watros, R. Weber, R. Bardo, H. VVard, G. Anderson, L. Teed, Chas. Anderson, D. Thorpe. Front row: M. Amidon, L. Adami, E. Aldrich, L. Simson, N. Barberi. A f......... Back row: J. Yells, Enn Kotkas, W. Hine, K. Hoster, J. Healey, R. Moulton. Front row: C. Grabbitin, H. Miller, N. Hume, S. Miles, J. Hayssen, C. John- son, W. McBride, L. Horle. 1960 Officers. Chas. Anderson, Treasurer: S. Armitage, Secretary: V. Faust, Vice President. L. Colavito, President. Back row: D. Withers, J. Hart, R. Cammuso, R. Perrotto, L. Cammuso. Front row: J. Missill Carello, B. Koch, M. Mansman, F. Barheri. Back row: H. Schroeder, V. Piscitelli, G. Reynolds, G. Moulton, A. Paradise. Front row: D. Parish, B. Reynolds, P. Parish, H. Nichols, L. Romeo, G. Ottemiller. i, T. 33 Advisers. Standing: Mr. Cooley Mr. Bullis. Seated: Mrs. Shannon, Mrs. Wilson, Mrs. Smith. Absent from photograph: Mrs. Thorpe. Back row: J. Stachelhaus, Rich. Burlew, W. Mastro- leo, P. Jacoby, G. Conley, B. Shewhrooks, BI. Hamill. Front row: S. Kissinger, D. Marsh, A. Delliusso, R. Fisher, J. Clay L. Parker, D. Bracht I 3 S. Zona. .5 J. Ingandello, M. Koch, V. Cline, D. Hoster, J. V i DiDomineck, C. Fancett, C. Faiola, J. Forjone, G. - A Ferguson, E. Fischer, D. Knapp. X X ' L. Annetta, L. Bcllolno, C. Casler, B. Barbi, J. Doyle, DI. Casey, J. Decker, J. Bonard, R. Dellont, T. Conkey. CLASS .MF WSH' K. Toms, L. Bowman, I. Stryker, L. Tedesche, L. Shields, K. Tucker, D. Stewart, A. Tardelli, D. Stone, M. Kahl, M. Spagnola, WV. lVIarsh. we G li T. 'W' W . ,. 5, I 3 . al L. Brewer, R. Ball, V. Tucker, R. Burlew, S. Bonacei, B. Bobeau, E. Back row: Rich Focht, J. Sand, Ron Hooper, T. Taber, V. Letizia Buck, R. Burgess, J. Capacci, A. Amidon, K. Bickel. E. Sorce, G. Larihee. Front row: P. Lyke, R. Steele, J. Stuck, I Stahlnecker, C. Farney. D. Nic-andri, Vice-Pres.: S. Martin, Serra-tary, M. Fraser, Treasurer: J. Turri, President. A 1 at Bark row: P. Snyder, J. VVard, M. Seialdone, P. Van Buren, J. Simone, L. Santpietro, K. Yates. Front row: P. Smallwond, J. Van Cleef, C. VVorski, C. Wlieat, D. Smith, P. Walters. 34 K -irrl row: R. Rice, T. Nourse, C. lNIcCann, 2nd row: E. Kotkas, G. Magargel, N. Neal, L. Nelson. Lvl row: N. Peterman, J. lllahoney, S. lNIartin. D. Knlpper, R. Freedline, T. Hart, T. Gaun, M. Fraser, J. DeSarr0, D. Ferrara, E, Hollfelder, VV. Jackson, BI. Durling, VVII1. Hooper, G. Keller. OF 1961 . C. Xv2lI'!'il'i'lll0, L. VVolcott, J. Snell, C. Wolfe, VV. Buck, A. Van Cleef, F. SL-llweitz, J. Simolo, F. Sinicropi, A. Robinette, L. Van Etten, J. Santaniello. F. DeParde, H. Allnatt, S. Brady, P. Capaeei, A. Carnevale, B. Cross- K. lvleyers, C. Radtke, P. Lyke, lil. Maloney, J. Pagano, L. Parker man, D. Cousins, K. Bisbee. lil. Leone, N. Niles, E. Bishop, VV. Flack, H. Kotkas, T. lilurphy, D Lyke, E. Buck. Dir. Pierce, lNIrs. Seld, Mrs. Novak, lVIrs. Bettiol, Mr. Morrison, Advisors. f 'f W W4 S f 4 . i Seated: G. Kemak, T. Amidon, S. Berger, S. Andrews, D. Caulkins. Standing: C. Hunt, R. Hooper, J. Hoster, F. Zona. 35 STUDENTS -fhis is our life! Mynderse is more than a building: The kids who come to school together a, basically alike- doing and enjoying the same things. Whether they are getting "banged up" in a snowball fight or sipping cokes at Ward's, Myndersians are having the time of their lives together. Seeing friends and school-mates each day helps us learn to live together and share what we have with all our chums. It is from these associations, at Work and at play, that We know each other better and find the path of growing up. 1 Fun Af School Our many extra-curricular activities proved suc- cessful, especially when they made such a "hit" with the rest of the kids. Here Mike Kahl displays his replica of Sputnik. It even "beeps." Juice got caught in the act of "downing" a forkful of spaghetti while eating in the cafeteria. Though our basketball team was not the very best, we cheered and cheered for them. Chuck Allenby Cas played by Jim Shew- brooksj finds it diflicult to get and keep 355 to take Ginny CJudy Meldrirnj to the Senior Ball. 5, 145 e Had Our Carefree Times We had parties and more parties: everyone ate and ate. Our Junior boys gave us their version of the hula at the Junior All-School Party. We never dreamed it could be so . . . Our slumber parties filled the weekends when there was nothing to do, or just when someone got the urge to have one. We brought our stuffed animals and clung to them all night. Incidentally, no one ever slept. Annette sings at the Junior All-school Party, "Crazy Socsf' She, like so many other Mynclersians, finds singing a pleasant and relaxing pastime. Initiations were fun for all. A few of the girls are "getting it" at the Barn for entrance into G. A. A. Af Parfies And In School Talking is our most favorite pastime. Here's Pee Wee going at full force during our lunch period. Our latest fad-Chemise? Sack? Dress? Driving the family car or our own provides great fun and is helpful when we must go to the store for Mother. Here Rev. Lengler takes daughter Carol for a drive so she will better master the techniques of handling a car. -hw A 'P-" I i L. tg, is t F t , " F ' t wax? -Q.. rf ., gfws 33. ' , - . . ' .f gii5a Q .' 1.:sE,,:. ,Qt , 4' .53 Wx., ' f - . - . f . -52 , A at a i ,, t MSW, W t Our telephones play an important part in our lives. Without them, school nights would be very, very lonely. Cynthia takes time out of her busy daily schedule to make a phone call. We just couldn't live without television. Bob, Terry, 39 and Eddie fervently watch the "set'l and Eddie indulges in a piece of cake. Exfra-Curricular Adivifies During football games the F. H. A. and F. F. A. Our cheerleaders went to a cheering clinic in the fall sold refreshments. Getting measured for caps and gowns proved to be quite entertaining. It "stirred" us up for graduation in June. Our cheerleaders cheered us on when all hope seemed gone. They proved themselves to be one of the winning factors. to get new ideas and improve on our old cheers. .-f it it iss. e -tiiiiiilf , ,,.. ,f,s,s..a.,,...s-af--W M. K .. W., .mmvw-, ,ah U g ., . ,,..M,. W . . uw k .,, ,,.s,. In ,,.,,- .Q f my J - 3 ,,.- f - X x itfeffffravffvxfsfw i...M...., . M i f F ' a : . ..,, . :W . , ,L A sf as . A a 47" wi sia' ' Moose gets initiated at "the Barn" for admittance into Block M. Everyone gets to Watch here. Q7 , .3 ft"! 'iff ' '.i'1 ilf iafif ,Q it .ai ggi W? " 3 jg: 5 3 1 fi l , is fs Q as La ir, K w gl in 5 . "' ' 'rr , ,1 . JR. Fi' "" ' X- R f t i I . g lvuq - - -L K X H I ., f. A I . .g 1 W, g.,, , I 5-'tim I w? A 1 5 5,:i.-.ggV355o Qg'L. - A K- ' Zig? V gli .ip , V ' v if "" ii Library assignments and term papers brought us to become more familiar with our beautifully equipped library. is -as . K Work Ouiside of School Barb, while working at the public library, helps Tom End material for his term paper. .512 'jr ' ' .vii IL Q Frank and Lloyd work at the A 8z P stacking shelves Babysitting is Carol's pastime and she naturally likes the small income. and carrying groceries. Bill works on his dad's farm, helping out with the chores. Jim gives a very convincing salestalk in his parents' store. 41 We beg Thy Blessings upon us." Our Serious Moods Deep in thought. Architectural design by Waasdorp and Northrup, Architects-Snow by nature. "Ivy Rosef' 42 Singing at Christmastime. , I . . X 'I . i 6 , 'K 651 Guidance is fhe key fo our school program Do you plan a college education or are you interested in securing employment after graduation from high school? Since students' plans differ, it is easy to see that a program had to be set up that could handle both situations. Under ltlr. Rogers, the guidance department works to fulfill these needs. When you enter high school, you find a Wide choice of subjects. The guidance department helps you choose the correct curriculum for your particular need. As your Senior year approaches, Mr. Rogers helps you fill out college applications, gives recommendations and, in general, guides you along in your post-high school endeavors. Valedictorian Judy with the books she has used in four years at Mynderse. To supplement the work of the guid- ance department, lVIiss Compitello, as Dean of Girls, helps girls adjust to school life. Any problems that arise pertaining to social adjustment are in this category, and it may extend to extra-class activities. In addition to these important tasks, the Dean of Girls cooperates with the attendance officer. Also, she assists with the freshman orientation program to start the girls along on the proper course of social development. Pi? 1 of -. WH...-..n..w..,-w--W--n-.......,,,,, Some of the sophomore boys mak- ing an on-the-spot check at Seneca Falls Machine Company concern- ing the types of tools and the amount of knowledge required to run modern industry. The lndusfrial Familiarizafion Program brings career fads fo sfudenfs The panel that took part in a discussion with representatives of local industrv in a general assembly. A meeting of the business girls with representatives It has been recognized by educators and industrialists that a wide gap exists between students, conceptions of post- graduation employment and actual Work- ing conditions. To help bridge this obsta- cle, a series of assemblies have been held explaining the business, labor and engi- neering phases of industry. This program is being carried out in conjunction with Goulds Pumps, Inc., Seneca Falls Ma- chine Company, and Sylvania Electric Products Inc. of Goulds, Sylvania, and Seneca Falls Machine to Several business girls visiting local industry to see discuss requirements and opportunities for business how their training will be put to use as they find students in local industry. jobs upon graduation. 44 l It looks interesting Taking English dictation Prose, Poefry, and Plays "0 Romeo, Romeo! wherefore art thou, Romeo? English projects this year consisted of grammar, literature, and library study. Literature books were supplemented by "Ivanhoe" for the freshmen, "Julius Caesarn for the sophomores, and "Macbeth,, for the seniors. "Practical English," silent reading review books, and regents review books aided grammar comprehension. Library Work was emphasized by using the regular materials-magazines, newspapers, pam- phlets, and reference materials. Freshmen had several classes in the library, While sophomores, juniors, and seniors wrote term papers using reference skills learned in previous years. Freshmen enjoyed books of travel, history, and science, along with short novels. Upper class- men read essays, plays, English and American novels, poems, and biographies. Sentence struc- ture, expression, punctuation, silent reading, composition, vocabulary, and spelling comprised the grammar course. An all-around knowledge of every phase of English is oH'ered to every pupil at Mynderse. The sophomores read their P. E.'s. Juniors learn that discussions can be fun 45 Mr. Morrison explains . . . Anyone rate 100 Percent? Social Siudies Keeps Us Informed. The roots of our present and future lie deep in the past, and it is only through studying and interpreting the past that we will be able to solve the problems of the future. The background given us through four years of social studies at Mynderse Academy is excellent preparation for the solving of problems we will face. As freshmen we learn the basic geography of our nation and the world in citizenship education. Sophomores find that world history gives a clear and concise picture of other nations, growth and problems. As juniors and seniors we study the growth and development of our own nation from the days of colonization to our present domestic and foreign policy. Through various assignments supplementary to our textbooks-movies, discussions, oral reports, and term papers-our teachers try to make the study of these subjects as interesting as possible, for it is the interested student who gains the most. Through the well-known "Weekly News Reviewn and "American Observer," we learn of current affairs-history in the making. Social studies at Mynderse Academy makes us more aware of our democratic nation and the world of turmoil about us and develops within us a sense of pride and love for the United States and her people. Find it- Cecila? Where in the world?? ...MM few V S I Sure that's right? Testing our knowledge The Quesf-Maih M asfery Mathematics serves to stimulate minds by improving the students, thinking ability through the use of problem solving. At Mynderse students are offered extensive study in this subject, including Consumer Math and General Math which deal with applications to everyday problems such as insurance, taxes, banking, budgeting and installment buying. Elementary Algebra is the study of graphs and equa- tionsg Tenth Year Math combines Plane Geometry with more algebra so that students see the two as related subjectsg Intermediate Algebra and Advanced, or College, Algebra broaden the topics studied in Elementary Algebra and prepare students for college math. In Intermediate the use of logarithms for solving problems is introducedg Trigonometry is the study of all types of triangles with the use of logs expanded, Solid Geometry pertains to three-dimensional visualization. Today With so much emphasis on atomic energy and other scientific fields, there is now a two- credit math requirement for all students at Mynderse. Checking homework is fun! No cheating, please! 5 ns, H Vx, 5 N ,45....yr il Physics students study the circuits. Sharon and Donna Set UP their display fm' the Science Fair. Spufnik Presenfs A Challenge. At Mynderse, students are taught how to think clearly and apply these thoughts to everyday problems. One of the main courses for this purpose is science. Knowledge of science is a must in this day and age of rockets, satellites, and missiles.With all the talk of a trip to the moon, we have to be conscious of the new developments in atomic energy and other scientific fields. The courses of General Science, Biology, Chemistry, and Physics supply knowledge of new developments and statistics. General Science, at the beginning of the ladder, lays the cement in the foundation. Biology, the next step, is the study of plant and animal tissues and their reaction and behavior to stimuli. Both Chemistry and Physics are advanced and are the basis of college science. To help explain the class work, laboratory periods are set aside where the students of both courses perform experiments supplementing the homework. Besides the work in class, each subject has special projects on which to work, the main one being the Science Fair. Oscar is helpful in locating parts of the body. Science Fair exhibits prove to be interesting. 48 , M ,V A T ,K- V ... . 4 fi A 4 ,' "" ,, ,Ji ' M5 f f fag. so . XV, ' f. ' ,1- .ff 145, i , l "I am the king of the beasts." Planning a Bon Voyage Languages Broaden Our Horizons French and Latin are the two language courses offered at hlynderse. Languages serve several purposes. They give a broader comprehension of the English language, and help to bring about better World understanding and cooperation through the knowledge of other people and their customs. It is amazing how much can be learned about English through the study of another language. It not only provides a greater knowledge of grammar, but also creates a much broader vocabulary. Grammar is the basis of these language courses, but background is also important. The history of the country is studied along with important figures in government, art, and science. Geography and places of interest are also noted to provide up-to-date information about the country. Food, dress, entertainment, and customs are considered, stories are read in the language being studied and are sometimes acted out. Puppet shows are often presented by members of the French class. Movies provide historical data, as Well as material about the lives and customs of these people. These methods provide entertainment and create more interest in language. Over half of English words come from Latin ones. Like to live here? 49 1 M 5 XX 5565 0 Wi L a Y . . X Concentrating on Transcription. Business Prepares For fhe Fufure The principal aim of this department at Mynderse is to prepare the students for a sound basic knowledge of the commercial world for future employment. The foundation is set through Introduction to Business. Accountant training is found in the courses of Business Arithmetic and Bookkeeping. Typing helps in the further development of the business students. The basis for the future secretary,s dictation begins with Shorthand I, where the students are taught the basic shorthand outlines. The second year is Shorthand II and Tran- scription, which emphasizes speed, as well as accuracy. Further business knowledge is acquired in Senior Office Practice and Secretarial Practice. The final segment before a student is thoroughly prepared for office employment is Business Law. Mynderse Academy is known for its excellent business courses, as well as for its beautifully equipped department for this work. K ,WMMKWW . I . 2. In Q At the Keys! 50 A Trio at the lllultilith "Chantez, Chantez!" vvi Masterpieces willing UP Fortunately, it's only practice. Fine Arfs Aid Enioymenf Fine Arts are those which seek expression through beautiful or significant modes. The art pro- gram given at lllynderse enables a student to better understand and appreciate the standards of good taste. Within the art department, headed by Miss Trulan, drawing, painting, commercial designing, and crafts are offered. The surroundings of the school are made more pleasant and enjoyable by the art students' works. lvithout our art department, lllynderse would certainly be a dull, unlively building. lllusic, the art of sound, adds enjoyment to our school life. Vocal music, as in the Girls' Glee Club and the Varsity Chorus, develops the singers and urges them to participate in out-of-school activities, as Well as those in school. In instrumental music, fundamentals are taught and opportunities for expression given. This type of music gives enjoy- ment and an added depth of knowledge to the students who take advantage of it. hlusic gives life to Mynderse, for there are always students who rush to their classes humming a tune. p i""'Wll X X 'faqm 51 It takes a delicate touch. 1' ,:-'C' Study and planning precede construction. Learning a trade can be fun. In the north section of the building the halls are filled with a mixture of sounds-sounds that are born in the Wood and metal shops. Under the supervision of Mr. Davies and Mr. Parks many of our high school boys are busy learning the processes and skills they will later use in industry. The shop student has at his disposal the most modern equipment ranging from shiny hammers to printing presses. With these tools he can use his hands to create his ideas and designs, and make them tangible objects instead of envisioned projects. Practical Arfs Sfudy Agriculture, taught by Mr. Koska, includes a Wide variety of topics ranging from the study of parliamentary procedure to Work in the shop on various farm implements and the construction of apparatus for the farm home. In conjunction with the study of livestock, the pupils of the class take field trips and partici- pate in livestock judging contests. In the classroom the student learns fundamentals for farming, many of which he will use in his career in agriculture. It is the purpose of the ag classes to develop Well-rounded boys, boys who have a good back- ground in agriculture and in the many areas that contribute to farm life. Mr, K, reviews the reports. Deeply engrossed students ignore the photographer. 5 , -1.- am i5Q i Future cooking champs learn the essentials. Fancy W0l'k is fun! Homemaking is one of the most practical and diversified courses oHered at Mynderse. First semester Homemaking I girls studied foods and nutrition, had experience in cooking, and took trips to the Syracuse China Co. to see how china is made. Personal, social, and emotional adjust- ment and home emergencies were their second semester topics. Homemaking II girls learned of clothing and garment construction the first term and studied home furnishings the second term, making floor plans of their dream homes. Child growth, care, and development were the topics for Homemaking VIII, a first semester course, while in second semester Homemaking V, personal relationship, marriage, and family living were taught. Serves veryday Living. Driver Education is more than a program to teach the student the mechanics of operating a car, it delves into the psychological problems of the young driver. A student in Driver Education learns to accept responsibility-the responsibility of the driver to the community and his parents. A driver must respect the lives of others, and he must remem- ber that it is his privilege, not his right, to drive a car on the super-highways and byways of modern America. Those who learn this lesson of reliability receive blue cards which entitle them to drive at night at seventeen years of age. In a sense, it is a reward for accepting a responsibility that must be faced by all drivers. The bookwork of driving is important. Practice makes perfect, boys. -53 Fresh team at their best. Co-ed classes provide fun for all. "About face, march, two, three, four . . . " These Words are often heard in the girls' physical education classes under the direction of Bliss Darling. hfarehing is just one of the many well- rounded gym activities at Mynderse. Fall sports consist of hockey, archery, and soccer. Basket- ball, volleyball, bowling, tumbling, and marching provide interesting Winter activities while tennis, badminton, baseball, and track complete the spring sports. Once a week the girls join with the boys to enjoy social dancing, which includes square dancing, folk dancing, and Waltzing. The boys, under Mr. Davis, engage in the same sports as the girls except that they add the popular sport, football, to their program. This is the first year at Mynderse that students got marked in gym, which is a state requirement. The students at hlynderse are very fortunate to have such a fine physical education department. Many thanks are due lNIiss Darling and Mr. Davis for their fine understanding with all our prob- lems. Physical Fifness Aids Menfal Alerfness "0uch!', exclaimed one girl as the school doctor released a needle from her arm. NI almost didn't feel that injection. It was just like a pin prick." "That's right," said the doctor. "So many of our young people are frightened at the thought of receiving their Salk vaccine, but really there's nothing of which to be afraidf' This was just one of the annual activities of our health department at lllynderse. The Salk vaccine was administered periodically to interested students in accordance with the nationwide program, while ear, eye, and physical examinations were conducted for all students. Our health department is a very eflicient section of our school, and without it we wouldn't be able to operate. Early morning duty. lNIrs. Strouse lends a helping hand. . Standing: A. Stewart, D. Bove, B. Sage, J. Nicandri, J. Nozzolio, M. A. Giovannini, E. Stapleton, E. Schweitz. Seated C. Lengler, Salutaioriang J. Meldrim, Valedictorian. They're Tops! Congratulations to the top honor students of the class of '58! The ten highest averages were maintained by students with high scholastic ability and all-around interest in extra-curricular activities. The top honor students and their averages are Judith Meldrim, valedictorian, 94.13 Carol Lengler, salutatorian, 93.65 Joseph N ozzolio 92.7, Demetre Bove 92.13 Joyce N icandri 91.9g Barbara Sage 9'l.8g Earl Stapleton 91.35 Annette Stewart 89.9, Eleanor Schweitz 89.8g and Mary Ann Giovannini 89.5. Of the 20 State Scholarships given in Seneca County in 1957, Myndersians won 13. Approxi- mately S30,000 in scholarships was received by students in the class of '57 from the state, colleges, and private organizations. Other scholarships won were the Dental Hygienist Scholarship, Pat Disingerg N urses' Scholar- ships, Kathleen Brady and Joyce Jensen, University of Rochester, Margaret Brennen and George Landberg. Those receiving state scholarships were Alice Barbieri, Kathleen Brady, Margaret Brennen, Richard Broyles, Richard Demont, Joan Heywood, George Landberg, Judy Maier, Robert Miller, Stuart Miller, Eugene N enoff, Diana Stachelhaus and Janice Amidon. 55 1957 AWARDS ASSEMBLY They certainly work, our above-average scholarsg and they are rewarded on Moving-up Day. Every year various in- dividuals and groups interested in the scholastic activities at Mynderse donate medals, certificates, a11d money awards to those students who have accomplished outstanding achievements throughout the year. With much gratitude Mynderse extends thanks to these individuals for their continued interest. AWARD Reader's Digest Meacham Elmira Key Kirk-Casey Post Kirk-Casey Post Dr. Knight S.M.S. Fraser Bausch 8z Lomb Rotary Club Rotary Club Rotary Club Rotary Club Rotary Club French Club Edington M. R. Sanderson Merriam Trautman Block "M" D.A.R. Red Jacket Auxiliary Kiwanis Club R. Rockwell Memorial Syracuse University John 8: Louise S. Gay John 8z Louise S. Gay Bus. Sz Prof. Women Mc Grain V.F.W. Zona Landberg S.M.S. Auxiliary Am. War Dads 8z Auxiliary Oddfellows Masonic Lodge Medden Rotary Club Schlosser Schlosser Moose Auxiliary Moose Auxiliary C.D.A. A.A.A. N.O.M.A. Moose Auxiliary FOR Valedictorian Advanced Art Junior Girl Highest Av. Advanced American History Oratorical Prize Highest Av. 9th Grade Science Boy most advanced in sports-studies Most improvement in band Highest Av. 4 yr. of science Latin I-highest average Latin II-highest average French I-highest average French II-highest average Plane Geometry-highest average French III-highest average Senior Citizenship Greatest progress in English III-IV Most advancement in drumming Highest Av. 9th Gr. Social Studies Sportsmanship Award Girl-Highest Av. American History Outstanding majorette Junior Kiwanians Business-greatest progress Citizenship Awards English 4 Highest Av.-Boy English 4 Highest Av.-Girl Outstanding Business senior Highest Av.-Mechanical Drawing II Highest Av.-World History Homemaking Highest Av. Math 4 years Girl most advanced sports-studies Social Studies most progress boy-girl English 9-10 Essay of Brotherhood Highest Av. 9th grade English Highest Av. 11th Grade English Junior Rotarians Outstanding accompanist Outstanding voice Highest Av. Shorthand I 3 letter Senior-highest scholastic av. Highest Av.-10th Grade English Outstanding student-Driver Education Spelling Contest 2 letter Senior-highest Scholastic Av. 56 RECIPIENT Margaret Brennen Janice Amidon Joyce Nicandri Eugene Nenoff George Landberg Gary Watros Joseph Nozzolio Ray Austin George Landberg Donna Neal Rosemarie Barbi Carol Lengler Sharon McCann Mildred Demont, Kaye Stamper Judith Meldrim George Landberg Mary Holfellder, Sheila Sawitzke James McCabe Donna Neal George Landberg Margaret Brennen Judy Paulich Kenneth Hauf, Frank Vergamini, Michael McDermott, Robert Valesente Joyce Bishop Shirley Toni, Joyce Nicandri, George Landberg, William Rutz, Joan Heywood, Kenneth Hauf, Joe Nozzolio Stuart Miller Margaret Brennan Jeannette Galetti William Willis Barbara Civitts Norma Kreager, Ada Sufferdini Richard Platten Diana Stachelhaus Cecelia Bayley John Sand Sharon McCann Bonalyn Brewer Donnal Neal Demetre Bove Joseph Nozzolio, Earl Stapleton Diana Stachelhaus Inge Sorensen Sharon McCann Charles Stahl Bonalyn Brewer, Carol Shuster William Crough Carol Lengler William Turri Qu: Z- Roger Harris, Treo.-rurerg Earl Stapleton, President: Shirley President Earl receives the gavel. Toni, Vice President, Barbara Turkett, Secretary. STUDENT COUNCIL The achievements of the Student Council were especially beneficial to the student body. The Council tried to act on all complaints brought before itg and in many instances, Council action resulted in the correction of the difiiculties. To speed the time a student was required to spend in the lunch line, a separate milk counter, staffed by Council members, was set up for those who did not buy their lunch in the cafeteria. The Council provided workers for all home wrestling, basketball, and football games. After-game dances were provided for those who attended the basketball games. The supply store hours were expanded to include being open during the lunch hour, and the hall monitor system was given entirely to the seniors. The officers arranged an exchange visit in February with the Student Council of Geneva High School, which enabled our officers to see how other councils are organized. Two Council delegates were made members of the village recreation committee, and a new "Stu- dent of the Month" award was started by which the Council selected one outstanding student each month. The Student Council has done everything within its limits to aid the students with their problems. Back row: E. Passitione, D. Wormuth, J. Capacci, H. Kotkas, M. Hamill, E. Giusti, L. Simson, J. Nozzolio, M. Calarco, J. Turri, G. Bunce, K. Yates, G. Martello, B. Spano, L. Colavito, Mr. Rogers, Advisor. Front row: H. Nichols, V. Faust, D. Nicandri, B. VanCleef, J. Nicandri, E. Kotkas. Absent from photograph: K. Hauf. E i Tet Y we MiSS Trulan, Lifefllfy Adffi-90' Joyce Nicandri, Editor-in-chief Mr. Becker, Financial Advisor MYNDERSIAN-1958 Creating the M yndersian has been much fun from the time when assignments were given until the final copy was sent to the publisher. We met during the summer at Miss Trulanis cottage and attempted to learn all we could about the production of a yearbook. Finally we chose the theme '6More than a building, we are the schoolg our living gives it lifef, The staff heads, who gave our efforts unity, were Editor-in-chief, Joyce Nicandrig Art Editor, Inge Sorenseng Photographic Editor, Bill Ottemillerg Sports Editors, John Bohensky and Charles Hayesg and Business Manager, Theresa Taber. We Worked hard, but enjoyed every minute of itg and most of us had our first experience with mass production as We printed our division pages with the silkscreen. The business staff directed the seniors in a successful magazine drive which went over the goal of 653000. This started us on our way to financing the yearbook. The remaining funds were secured through advertising and the sale of subscriptions. Mr. Carlo Frappolli and Mr. Donald Sutterby aided us in supplying photographs and the Bullock Studio made all the portraits. We really appreciated Editor Joyce Nicandri's sympathetic understanding when the Words didn't flow freely from our pens or the deadlines caught up with us. Much credit and thanks go to Miss Trulan and Mr. Becker for their help and patience. I. Sorensen, Art Editor W. Ottemiller, Photographic Editor I A 58 mix Lf' i i HQ. Liter11rySta1?'-Standiny-'E-5taplet0n,M-A-'Gi0VHr1- Business Managers. M. Piscitelli, Secretary: M. Mills, D. Ilifli, E- Doyle- Seated-' C- Heddell, B- Sage, C- Reardon, Subscription Managersg T. Taber, Financial Man- Lengler, F. Lemma. agerg M. L. Wilkes, Distribution Manager, L. A. Holland, Nancy Caulkins, Advertising M anagers. Business Stajf. Back row: L. Sinicropi, Distribution Manager: Catherine Carbone, A. Suffredini, C. Bayley, P. Povero, C. Timmons, S. Peterman, M. Brady. Front row: J. Brown, 15. Lilla, M. Calarco, P. Lockwood, S. Toni. Back row: C. Hayes, J. Bohensky, Sports Stajg A. Stewart, J. Meldrim, Art Staf. Front row: C. Huff, D. Bove, P. Nedza, Photographic Stajf. W . ,. M. Q , -fe, V. , .,, T. .W . wh A 59 A . 555 cf- Ag .., TL Standing: M. Calarco, Assistant Business M anagerg D. Bove, Business Standing? G- Miller, New-'Y Edifm'-' J- N0ZZ0li0f Sports M anagerg D. Bentley, Typist, T. Taber, Circulation Editorg M. L. Edif0'f,'J- Meldfim, Feattne Edifm'-' C- I-0I1Hl9l', Newff Wilkes, Typj3t:Seated:S.DuPe1I, Typist- Editor: Mrs. VVilson, Advisor. Seated: E. Doyle, nirls' Sports Editor, I. Sorensen,Editor-in-chief. MYNDERSE MICROPHONE This year the lllicrophone, our school newspaper, had more staff members than ever before. Under the able direction of Mrs. Wilson, the fifty members of the staff have worked very dili- gently. They spent many hours and much effort in interviewing, Writing, and assembling the pub- lication in an attempt to bring school news and information of interest to the attention of the students and faculty. The paper serves to give practice in journalism to the staH members and teaches the importance of accuracy and of meeting deadlines, thus providing useful experience for school and outside life. Several members of thc Microphone staff attended the annual Empire State School Press Associ- ation Conference at Syracuse in November, where our paper won third prize for its advertising. 3rd row: R. Fisher, B. Griffith, E. Shewbrooks. M. Evans. W. Willis, B. Sage, J. Hayssen, N. Milner, A. Stewart, S. Buch- wald. Qnd row: R. Cammuso, D. Neal, L. Romeo, M. Barbieri, R. Campbell, BI. Demont, J. Sanpietro, N. Annetta, B. Brewer, R. BI. Barbi, J. Baker, S. lNIcCann, P. Lambert, C. Shuster, S. Larson, DI. Hamill. 1st row: L. A. Holland, N. Cronin, E. Wallace, B. Conkey, M. Brady, B. Bickel, M. I. Souhan, M. Fraser. 3rd row: N. Cronin, F. Lemma, E. Wallace, D. Bracht, J. Nicandri, M. Demont. 2nd row: D. Marsh, T. Alexander, lu. Hamill, B. Shewbrooks, B. Griffith, lNf. Calarco, P. Gravina, P. Lambert. Ist raw: P. Solometo, BI. Ritter, B. Lilla, P. Nedza. W7 fa 5556? LIBRARY CLUB Library Club members cleared away the summerls dust from the books and magazines stacked on the shelves and planned for a new year. Many new books were processed, magazines set out, and additions to reference materials arranged. At mid-term, girls on desk duty took inventory, the whole school was checked for missing books, while the older volumes were cleaned, repaired, and grouped correctly. After mid-term, club members assisted in term-paper assignments for the sophomores, juniors, and seniors. This work consisted of knowing all reference material and being able to adapt it to the students' assignment needs. Bi-weekly meetings were held on Mondays, during which members took library quizzes, learned how to apply the Dewey Decimal System, and prepared better ways to serve the student body as a whole. To make our library as efficient as possible was the need recognized by all members and the main goal for the year. Back row: C. Timmons, Secretary: Miss Compitello, Advisor. F rom 1-ow: A. Ferrara, Vice Presidentg C Lengler, PT681:d61Llj G. Miller, T reasurer. Members assist faculty and students. my 1- 61 Back row: T. Rice, Pres.: R. Rice, H. Simolo, D. Lyke, R. Freeland, Mr. Dickieson, Advisor, H. Ward, J. Sand, J. Sipos, Enn Kotkas. 3rd row: J. Toner, Vice Pres.: P. Fritz, R. Murphy, W. Buck, G. Laribee, BI. Kahl, E. Buck, G. Watros. Qnd row: S. Andrews, R. Martin, V. Tucker, L. VVolcott, C. Wheat, G. Magargal, Epp Kotkas, D. Smith, R. Fisher. lst row: C. Varriccliio, P. Smallwood, L. Parker, J. Ward, I. Stryker. Absent from Photograph: M. Demont, Sec. 5 N. Valois, Treas.,' M. Ritter, J. Sanpietro, S. Miles, I. llleldrim, VV. VVillis, P. Lyke, J. Crough, S. Martin, N. Neal. SCIENCE CLUB Science Club, under the competent direction of Mr. Dickieson, has had a very interesting and informative year. This organization has as its goals the gaining of a better knowledge and under- standing of science and scientific progress and the stimulation of interest in this field through various and diversified experiments. A demonstration of a topic of interest to all was given by members of the club at each regular meeting. The members of the club worked on special individ- ual projects to be shown at the Annual Regional Science Congress. Because of the work of this organization, our school has become more aware of how interesting science can be. QQ2? LATIN CLUB This year Latin Club activities were patterned after the events of early Rome. The conspiracy of Julius Caesar was portrayed with much dramatism at one meetingg and at the Christmas party, the story of the first Saturnalia Cpagan Christmasj was told. Other well-planned card and charade games were played-all of which promoted special knowledge of the Latin language and Roman customs. The annual Roman banquet was held in the homemaking center, togas and tunics, decorated with mock jewels, were fashioned by all present. Those with the highest averages in the two Latin classes acted as slaves. "Ab ovo ad nucesn Ceverything from eggs to nutsj was served. Two guests from the faculty were invited to enjoy the gala feast. Bliss lNIiller, club advisor, with her enthusiastic and understanding manner, has led the club through another successful year. 3rd row: P. Smallwood, J. Haysscn, R. VVeber, K. Davis, P. Stewart. H. Kotkas, BI. Sly, L. Simson. Qnd row: BI. Hamill, Cantor, G. Uttemiller, M. Bleck, J. iileldrim, D. Neal, N. Cronin, C. Radtke, H. Allnatt, J. Tiirri, M. Koch, E. Wallace, S. Kissinger, J anitor. lst row: M. Evans, Censorg D. Bracht, Quaestorg G. Watros, Aedileg D. Gee, Consul, Miss Miller, Ad- visorg S. Bur-hwald, Consul, R. Fisher, Aedz'le,' N. Milner, Quaestorg J. Clay, Cantor. . . M ,, Y, Y , 3rd row: S. Buchwald I. Sorensen P. Lambert B. Sage F. Dorson R. Fisher L. Simson P. Simolo N. Annetta. .Qnd row: M. Didio B. Koch M. Brady N. Caulkins L. Parker F. Lemma M. Bleek K. Tucker. Ist rzrw: P. Nedza J. Hayssen Vice President' W. Willis Presiderd' J. Nicandri. Absent from photograph: J. Meldrim T reasurer' A. Stewart Secretary. ACANTHUS One aim of Acanthus is to beautify the school with seasonal decorations. Members are assigned to the front foyer, the bulletin boards and the cafeteria. A mosaic mural was designed for each side of the front entry and members Worked together to make and mount the tiles in attempt to complete them before the year closes. Art class members designed and painted wall decorations for the library and music room of the new Clinton Street School. Acanthus paid for the materials With money earned by running a check room at the home basketball games. Many thanks are due to Acanthus and Miss Trulan for making our school a more enjoyable place in which to learn. :union uso caoss Under the able leadership of President Raymond Plscitelli, Vice President Louis Dellefave, Secretary Joey Hayssen, and Treasurer Richard Burtless, the Junior Red Cross began its annual Red Cross drive. The money received goes either to aid the Senior Red Cross in some of their projects by adding to the fund or to send relief packages to needy people all over the World. The purpose of this organization is to help support the Senior Red Cross and to promote com- munity spirit on the part of the students at Mynderse Academy. -3rd raw: J. VanEpps, H. Miller, M. Fraser, M. Parker, D. Lyke, C. Timmons. 2nd row: S. McCann, D. Branciforte, J. Wood, J. DeJohn, J. Doyle, B. Cologgi, L. Nelson, N. Neal. Ist row: Advisors, Oficers: Ray Piscitelli, President: L. Dellefave Mrs. Smith, Mrs. Thorpe, Mrs. Bettiol. Absent from photograph: Vice President? J- Hayssen. Secfetafy- Absent ffom A. Morganti, A. Ferrara. photograph: R. Burtless, Treasurer. 4th row: M. Sly, M. Hamill, R. Fisher, B. Shewbrooks, Attendance: P. Fritz, W. Kanaley, R. Freedline, A. Lotz, J. Di Domineck, D. Knapp, J. Clay, B. Griffith, S. Peterman, L. Parker, D. Neal. 3rd row: M. Fraser, B. Brewer, S. Kissinger, B. Gladis, J. Ashley, P. Jacoby, M. Parker, Rich. Burlew, P. Lambert, S. DuPell, E. Flock, R. Martin. 2nd row: D. Bove, Presidentg C. Huff, B. Lilla, Vice Presidentg E. Schweitz, S. Larson, R. McDermott, D. Withers, R. Wheeler, Rob't. Bur- lew, M. Barett, C. Bellomo, M. Clary. Ist row: C. Bayley, A. Stewart, S. Gillan, G. Miller, I. Sorensen, J. Fraty, B. Bracht, Treasurer: B. VanCleef, B. Fiorelli, M. Hayes, B. Koch. VARSITY CHORUS Under the direction of Mrs. Skowyra, the Varsity Chorus started off their usual busy year. Everyone enjoyed the Christmas program which included soloists and a quartetteg The program was closed With the singing of carols by the student body, led by the chorus. The second semester was begun under the supervision of Mr. Buzak, and work was started on the spring concert held in May. Much time and effort were spent preparing for the all-state competition held at Ithaca. Many thanks are due the music department for providing us with many enjoyable hours of music. p y GIRLS' GLEE CLUB Girls Glee Club, directed by Mrs Fraser, is composed of freshman and sophomore girls. The organization gives training in group singingg and after one year of participation, a girl becomes eligible for the Varsity Chorus. Those girls with the ability to play the piano are encouraged to accompany the group in their musical productions, enriching their own experience and contribut- ing to the organizationis success. Their first project, the Christmas Program, was performed equally well at both the school and an adult assembly performance. Other appearances included the County Festival at Ovid, the Spring Concert for Mynderse, the Junior High, St. Patrick's and an evening concert for the public. !,th row: C. Wolfe, J. Santinello, E. Hollfelder, J. Simone, J. Bonard, P. Smallwood, P. VanBuren, F. Barbieri, P. Lyke, L. Parker, R. Cammuso, G. Manganaro, Treasurerg L. Romeo, M. Mansman, M. Casey. 3rd row: L. Stahlnecker, T. Ami- don, C. Radtke, Vice President: L. Nelson, Secretary: M. Durling, M. Leonard, D. Marsh, L. Shields, V. Cline, M. Koch, M. Leone, J. DeSarro, B. Burgess. 2nd row: G. Ferguson, C. Varricchio, B. Rotondo, B. Barbi, L. Bowman, J. VanCleef, P. Walters, M. Barbieri, Jean Missilli, G. Magargle, A. Tardelli, D. Stewart, D. Hoster, J. Mahoney. Ist row: D. Nicandri, President: F. DeLong, J. Forjone, H. Allnatt, L. Bellomo, S. Brady, A. Robinette, J. Ingandello, L. Tedeschi, C. Tucker, J. Snell, C. Wheat, Epp Kotkas, J. Ferrara, C. Faiola, J. Stuck. Back row: J. Stachelhaus, Rich. Burlew, W. Mastroleo, D. Withers, L. Cammuso. Front row: E. Stapleton, J. Bonard, M. Koch, Epp Kotkas, D. Smith, Rob't Burlew, HARMONY CLUB This year has seen the revival of a scientific study of music. Under Mr. Anzalone a group of musically minded students meet each week to study chords, scales, and song structure. These topics are broken down into their various components, and then they are thoroughly analyzed. This effort is not Without purpose. Once the students have become skilled in the handling of these parts of music, they attempt to write their own arrangements. These are discussed as to their merit With the idea of improving the student's knowledge and appreciation. It 3- DANCE BAND The school band has this year branched out into a new field, that of supplying music for school dances. Organized under Mr. Anzalone it is hard at Work rehearsing a wide variety of tunes. It practices many old favorites and also "pop', songs. Being a new group, the dance band has had a slow start, but as it gains experience it will im- prove. The members are nearly all underclassmen with only one senior in the band. It promises to provide the school with the best in dance band music in succeeding years. Standing: Mr. Anzalone, Advisory J. Hart, R. Harris. Seated: Qml row: D. Lyke, W. Jackson, Rich. Burlew, J. Stachelhaus, P. Jacoby, R. Perrotto, D. Withers, L. Cammuso, W. Mastroleo. lst row: G. Smith, Rob't Burlew, R. Ashbaugh, R. Austin. 65 Back row: P. Fritz, D. Neal, G. Smith, R. Harris, J. Hart, J. Clay, M. Fraser, R. Martin. Front row: C. Varricchio, L. Shields, D. Hoster, J. Baker, A. DelRusso, J. Hayssen, A. Robinette, M. Hamill, M. Koch, D. Stewart, L. Dalton, C. Hunt. 25" 9 -Q X IHE MY NDERSE BAND . , N N Under the direction of Mr. Anzalone, the Mynderse Academy band, composed of forty-one members, never failed to inspire our team to victory at each home football game, even though the low temperatures caused much discomfort. The hours spent in practice for these chilly afternoon appearances made our band one in which every Myndersian takes pride. The band lent a cheerful note to our Pep Rally and parades. The sixteen piece orchestra developed and directed by Mr. Anzalone has also become a group of which to be truly proud. At our assemblies and concerts the members came forth with a new style-the modern Latin American beat. This led to increased interest and appreciation by stu- dents and faculty alike. The organization of a dance band to play at school and outside functions is another new achieve- ment of Mr. Anzalone and some band members. With the band you will Hnd the twenty majorettes, under the supervision of Miss Darling. The girls kept smiling faces as they shivered during football games and the Pep Rally and snapped through parades and a basketball game intermission in their new outfits. Mr. Anzalone, Director. 66 Back row: W. Mastroleo, J. Stachelhaus, R. Burlew, P. Jacoby, D. Lyke, B. Jackson, R. Austin, E. Stapleton, R. Wheeler Front row: N. Cronin, C. Shuster, E. Kotkas, C. Conley, J. Knapp, R. Perrotto, D. Withers, L. Calninuso, D. Smith, ll. Allnatt, Rob't. Burlew, R. Ashbaugh. i gf rl. Back row: C. Shuster, Quartermaster, N. Cronin, Librarian, J. Baker, Secretary, M. Hamill, T reas- urer, A. Delllusso, Librarian. Front row: P. Jacoby, Vice President, G. Smith, President: J. Stachelhaus, Publicity. Jrd row: C. VVOrski, J. Laude, S. Buck, F. Dorson, L. Santpietro, B. Bobeau, S. Ferrara, B. Schweitz. 2nd row: S. Zona N. Peterman, N. Niles, J. Pagano, L. Annetta, P. D'Ercole, VV. Bennett, P. Steele. Ist row: B. Sage, D. Stubbs. s Juniors become eligible through participation. Officers: M. Parker, Treasurerg C. Hedden, Secretary: D. Bove, President. Absent from photograph: B. Con- key, Vice President. wlG AND Rouse Wig and Rouge attracts those students who are interested in dramatics and stage productions. With Mrs. Plummer as their very capable advisor, the oflicers for the new year were elected. Candidates for membership, who had earned their credits by participating in dramatic activities, were initiated in November and December. Following these initiations, parties were given for the new members. Members of the Wig and Rouge applied make-up for the Rotarians and the Kiwanians in their yearly productions. They enjoyed announcing the school assembly programs and Working as stage crew for other school events. To further interest and knowledge in dramatics, Wig and Rouge members attended a college stage production. The activities of the club Were climaxed by the annual picnic. Back row: B. Doyle, C. Greenly, J. Toner, B. Cologgi, J. Meldrim, B. Civitts. First row: Mrs. Plummer, Admlsorg B. Brewer, C. Shuster, N. Valois, K. Hauf, G. Burgess, E. Stapleton, J. Baker. Absent from photograph: C. Carbone, M. Farney, B. Glantz, C. Lengler, I. Meldrim, E. Schweitz, J. Shewbrooks, P. Lockwood. Ffa 51 4 x' 6 a Baek row: Mr. Becker, Advisorg K. McDermott, R. Moulton, J. Ashley, J. Toner, A. VanCleef, J. Bowman. Front row: M. Thatcher, E. VanCleef, Secretary- Treasurerg W. Ottemiller, President, R. Giovannini, Vice Presidentg B. Rotundo. Absent from photograph: J. Bonard, P. Lyke. CAMERA CLUB The members of the Camera Club, under the guidance of Mr. Becker, have been busy this year teaching several of the younger members the proper procedure in the use of the polariod camera. During the club's regularly scheduled meetings the members have been viewing films explaining the correct technique in the use of cameras and the proper lighting of the subject. In addition, club members are studying slides to determine color composition and balance. In conjunction with this program the members are experimenting with taking colored pictures. 9 " 6 ig., PROJECTION CLUB One of the greatest benefits to the teachers is the availability of educational movies. Without the Projection Club, under the supervision of Mr. Dickieson, this educational aid would be lost to the student. During meetings the members are given instructions in the proper methods of running the movie projectors. This assures having trained operators who can efficiently run the machines. The devoted members of the club give up many study halls to provide the students with the movies the teachers desire them to see. A great deal of knowledge has been gained by the students, thanks to Projection Club. 3rd row: Mr. Dickieson, Advisor, K. Davis, R. Wolf, D. Perry, R. Kirkhart, R. Rice, P. Updyke, G. Niles, C. Stuck. 2nd row: T. Hilkert, R. Giovannini, A. Scialdone, T. Hart, F. Schweitz, G. Laribee, A. Amidon, W. Buck, W. Marsh. Ist row: C. Greenly, T. Rice, Secretary- Treasurer: R. Focht, Vice President: E. Marvin, President: H. Ward. Absentfrom photograph: B. Kanaley, R. Ball, C. Wheat. 2 ---- - -1-- 3 . N-'f .a .X , WZ- .aJ1Zl'T!"" ,tune -?,5if ',Vj, Back rawr F. Barbieri, H. Allnatt, s. Arrdrawa, L. Bowman, E. Hallfaldar, J. Nicandri, M. Barbieri, E. Flock, M. Gage, S. DuPell, E. Aldrich, D. Crull, P. D'Ercole, S. Buck, R. Laude. Frrmt row: B. Sc-hweitz, Reporter, J. ltleldrim, Vice President: S. Larson, President, BI. Ritter, Seeretaryg E. Dornbrowski, Treasurer, lNIrs. Bettiol, Advisor. The purpose of F. H. A. is to help members grow as individuals in the home, school, and g community. The aim is carried out through many of the club's well-rounded activities. By selling refresh- ments with the F. F. A. at home football games, the members learned how to work with other ' people. At Christmas, the homemakers decorated the tree in the front foyer which helped promote school interest. The members worked on their Junior and Chapter Homemaker Degrees and made Easter favors for the Johnson Home. To promote community interest, the girls made a UN dis- ' play and sent a CARE package to a needy family. As a money-raising project, the F. H. A.ers sold all-occasion cards. Two delegates were selected to attend the F. H. A. State Convention and almost all members attended the spring district rally and Farm Home Week. To end a successful --153-EE year a Mother-Daughter Banquet was held. si The Future Farmers of America, commonly known in Mynclerse as the "Sodbusters," extend community and farm services through the leadership and cooperation of all club members. On G' the county level, our F.F.A. Chapter placed Hrst in the Lewis Bell Dairy Judging Tour, Hrst in the Parliamentary Procedure Contest, third in the Poultry Judging Contest, and second in the District Parliamentary Procedure Contest. Q The "Sodbusters,' proved active in many community projects during the past year as in install- ing lights for the skating rink, demonstrating with local crops, planting 18,000 trees on local farms and constructing bleachers for the baseball field. ' Under the supervision of Mr. Koska, the F .F.A. completed another successful year. 3rd row: A. Kanaley, J. Greenlee, K. Hoster, J. D'Eredita, P. Dyson, E. hlartello, J. Healy, C. Farney, B. Salotti, D. Knapp, D. Perry. Jud roun' F. Barbieri, D. Brown, VV. Kanaley, C. Stuck, L. Deal, R. Piscitclli, D. Parish, R. Bentley, ' G. Bunce, L. Dalton, C. Anderson, G. Keller. Ist row: hir. Koska, Advisor, D. VVard, Treasurer, D. Harrier, Vice President, F. Parish, Presidentg J. Knapp, Seeretaryg P. Fpdyke, Sentinel. s sr- fl . v-'qv -'rf-.,.,g Q, ,. .' u, jf .- V. Qwfo XE? drd row: B. Benassi. Zml row: B. Conkey, Co-captain: L. A. Holland. lst row: BI. Calarco, BI. A. Giovannini, Co-captain: P. Lambert. Absent from photograph: M. Farney. Peppy and PreHy Both Jay Vee and Varsity Cheering squads, under the supervision of Miss Darling, have had a very fulfilling year. Their pep and spirit have aroused the student body and boosted attendance at football and basketball games. Money from a dance given in honor of the football team will help buy new uniforms for both squads. 3rd row: Cecelia Carbone. 2nd row: J. Hayssen, L. Simson. Ist row: R. Capaldi, A. Carnevale, D. Nicandri, V. Faust. D. Wormuth, Ron Piscitelli Ray Piscitelli R. Burtless, L. Amidon L. Dellefave J N ozzoho Back row: W. Willis, P. Jacoby, J. Nozzolio, L. Colavito, J. Delpapa, R. llloulton, J. Bohensky, R. Burtless I Burgess M. Same, G. Bunce, L. Dellefave, R. Burns, LI. Cafaro, W. Crough. Front row: E. Bishop, D. Anderson, D Vlormuth W. Parker, R. Focht, Coach Davis, Ron Piscitelli, Ray Piscitelli, L. Amidon, R. Spano, L. Stapleton, R. Valesente J. V. SCORES Mynderse 7 Oswego 7 Blount Carmel 26 VVaterloo 19 Auburn 26 Penn Yan 6 Canandaigua 12 Geneva VARSITY SCORES Mynderse 38 Newark 20 Oswego 59 VVatkins Glen 14 Clyde 34 Lyons 46 De Sales 6 Waterloo Opponent Q0 0 19 0 12 27 24 Opponent 0 14 6 13 12 0 Q 72 Another do wn? J Bohensky D. Anderson, R. Spano A1 ., ' e 3: ' A , x' . ...XA ' 84' If f . ., 9 ..f- ., 5251, : w 43: " 1 ' is' f X js ? wil?- ,,...,. ' . K . 6- ' A -f- 'F 5 .-.5 - f"-Tluif x' J '- if K5 ' i i -0 D ' ' X ' 'A J '. .:, nf- .Y A lf? 'W ' iz.. ' ' . - 'Q '- nm ' ' 1 ' i 7' ' 3,5 ,,.' R ' 'i Q M Q r e ' . ag, M f or . M... i . 2 " ' - L y -. . T. ' . T iles 'Q W Y of .V .1 , 515' "" 7 5 fifw. Vp : A T my 1 jf - if Q fb J M ' e i f J 5' ,Wm .nw asm-wwweif I f , w 'V -- a-ffsif 'vi-H. .,- , eg? " 'ea' . ' ' FF . - H J, faxing.. if i ' 'T' 1---' . . .. ..,,... vga ,L--. F k,k- M- E. Stapleton, W. Crough R. Valesente Mynderse opened its season with a 38-0 win over Newark in a well-played night contest. The Blue Devils continued thier winning ways by overtaking Oswego, Q0-14, in a game marked by good line play. Wlatkins Glen fell next, 59-6, thanks to hard-running backs. The Asiatic Flu forced the Penn Yan game to be cancelled, the following the week Devils went to Clyde to defeat them, 14-13, in one of the best contests ever played in this area. The team next rolled over Lyons and DeSales by scores of 34-IQ and 46-0. In the "big game" of the season against Waterloo, the Devils rallied as true champions to down their arch-rivals, 6-2. All-league players were Joe Noz- zolio, Darryl Anderson, Ray Piscitelli, and Bob Valesente. Much credit for the seventh consecu- tive championship is due Coaches Davis and Koska. The Mynclerse J. V.'s, coached by Mr. Bullis and Mr. DeBottis, had a season of building character and future varsity players. J L .2 ' if ,Lp ' .. QE Coach Davis Coach Bullis Coach Koska Coach DeBottis 3rd row: Hog. Hooper, M. Fraser, H. Kotkas, D. Fancett, E. Buck, Richard Burlew, R. Kirkhart, W. Mastroleo, M. Spagnola, R. Burns. Qnd row: R. Wheeler, K. Yates, J. Capacci, C. Hunt, E. Stahlnecker, V. Piscitelli, T. Conkey, J. DiDomineck. Ist row: Tom Taber, J. T urri, W. Burns, D. Withers, J. Perdicho, J. Brady, W. Uticone, R. F reedline. Back row: Ray Piscitelli, P. Jacoby, J. Sand, G. Wycker, C. F arney, Coach Nelson. Front row: M. Cafaro, R. Valesente, E. Giusti, D. Wormuth. Coach Nelson Uur Dribbling Devils The 1957-58 edition of the Mynderse Academy basketball squad ended the season with a 4 win and 10 loss record, which was good enough for a sixth place tie with Geneva. The team, coached by Mr. Nelson, had great potentialities but didn't get the breaks that teams need. Our Wins were two against DeSales and one each against Geneva and Canandai- gua, which was an upset victory. With five men returning to the squad, next year's team should be stronger than this year's. Three players will be lost through graduation, they are Bob Valesente, John Sand and Ray Piscitelli. Players coming up from the junior varsity are Billy Burns, Malcom Fraser, and Buzz Kirkhart. Managers were Dick Burtless, Fred Houck, and Mike Same. VARSITY Mynderse Opponent 39, 47 Lyons 46, 58 36 Clyde 60 54, 39 Canandaigua 51, 51 s 39, 54 Desales 38, 50 50, 56 Penn Yan 64, 51 39, 48 Waterloo 57, 55 54 Geneva 52 74 Coach Davis Back row: M. Fraser, D. F ancett, D. Thorpe. Front row: G. Kemak J. Capacci, Cliff Farney. J. V. Mynderse Opponent 47 Clyde 51 35, 35 Lyons 49, 45 31, 29 DeSales 35, 44 29, 32 Canandaigua 39, 34 20, 31 Newark 35, 39 24, 32 Geneva 22, 37 30, 32 Penn Yan 42, 41 27, 30 VVaterl00 61, 44 I 75 'K b. ,L-.usp M .,, .,. . t, .L ,M .. K - E? , 1. J .A W ,wiHf.1:3' NJ. . XM., fl iii! , fi 1 I " . .f A 53 Back row: Coach Nelson, R. Turri, VV. Rutz, C. Brady, R. Scheuerman, G. Scannell, R. Valesente, Coach Bullis. Front row: J. Nozzolio, R. Caraccilo, VV. Turri, Ron Piscitelli, D. VVormuth, J. Amidon. ln fhe spring, a young man's fancy lighfly iurns fo ihoughfs of . . . BASEBALL! 9 VARSITY Mynderse Opponent The 1957 Varsity Baseball Team ended the season 5, 6 Lyons 4, 7 with seven losses and seven wins. 10, 8 Waterloo 3, 2 Brady was the outstanding player due to his fine 1, 0 Geneva 3, 1 pitching and all-around team play. Bob Turri led the 19 Q DeSales 7, 1 hitting by "belting" the ball at a .499 clip. 2, 8 Penn Yan 6, 5 The Junior Varsity baseball team had their best 1, 1 Canandaigua 2, 3 season last year, winning eleven and losing three. Carl 2, 11 Newark 9, 9 Farney pitched a no-hitter against Lyons. Back row: E. Passihone, D. Sinicropi, R. Kirkhart, M. Cafaro, C. Farney, L. Amidon, K. Davis, J. Hart, Coach Winthrop. Front row: E. Giusti, L. Colavito, G. W'ycker, C. Anderson, V. Piscitelli. 'E Run for a record. Break that tape! TRACK TEAM The Mynderse Academy track team concluded the 1957 season marked by a huge rebuilding program. Lower classmen were earnestly encouraged to come out for the squad and gain valuable experience. As a result, the "Cinder boysv failed to win a meet, but instead gained morale. Many times the Academy line was dotted by Freshmen and Sophomores, which means the sport is once again becoming popular at Mynderse. A few bright spots on the team were "Speed', Burtless, "Skip" Bobeau, and "Miken Scannell. This year marks the last season for Coach Frank Cooley. Despite this year's poor record, he turns an experienced squad over to Mr. Morrison. Mr. Cooley has a record of which he can be proud, his teams of the past, especially 1950-53, were the talk of the school. Back row: Coach Cooley, W. Bobeau, R. Sullivan, E. Nenoff, R. Burtless, F. Vergamini, J. Bohensky, W. Willis, DI. Scannell, W. Parker, W. Crough, Coach Davis. Front row: I. Meldrim, W. Uticone, G. Burgess, P. Jackson, N. Valois, T. Schreader. 77 V Standing: E. Passifionc, D. Lohr, M. Feola, R. Campbell, J. Nozzolio, J. Clay. Scaled: Mr. VVinthrop, Advisor. Absentfrom photogra ph: B. Brown. Our Kegler Kings! The bowling team ended the season in third place, improving on their fifth place finish of last year. Their high game totals were 884 and 878 against Waterloo and Canadaigua respectively. Next year will show even better results, according to Mr. Winthrop. John Clay, one of the league's top five bowlers, will be back along with Bill Brown, Mat Feola, and Bob Campbell. Many of the boys are sophomores who participated in intramural bowling. Only Don Lohr and Joe Nozzolio will graduate. High games for Mynderse were Bob Campbell, 211, and John Clay, 202. Clay's 573 was high triple for the team. Ready? Wresfle! Due to a lack of strength in the low-weight classes, the Mynderse grapplers lost six of eight matches. Experience was the main thing gained this year. Only three boys will be lost through graduation so it means brighter things are ahead for Coaches DeBottis and Conlin next year. The team did have its good moments during the season. In its first match the grapplers wal- loped Brockport 40 to 10. Four boys had records over the 500 percentile mark. They were John Bohensky 8-3, Bill Crough '7-4, Bob Focht 6-4, and Ron Focht 5-5. Mynderse had two Finger Lakes Champions, Bill Crough in the 165-pound class and John Bohensky in the heavy-weight division. Standing: J. Bohenskv, W. Crough, J. Deary, W. Willis, P. McMillen, R. Spano, H. Kotkas. K neeling: L. Brewer, R0b't Burlew, J. Manzari, R. Hooper, M. Scialdone, R. Focht, R. Wheeler, J. Willis, M anager. Back row: S. Kissinger, J. Sipos, J. Knapp, Presidentg Mr. Cooley, Advisor: T. Rice, Vice President: D. Clark. Front row J. Sager, A. DelRusso, T1'easurer,' D. Bracht, Secretary: G. Ottemiller, B. Bickel, B. Rotondo. Blue Devil Bowmen Not only are the adventures of Robin Hood read at Mynderse, but his skills are mastered by the Blue Devil Bowmen. The club is under the leadership of Mr. Cooley and is in its third year of existence. During the fall the members planned an archery practice range and set it up behind the school. Mr. Cooley instructed the technics and safety of the sport. As for the winter project, they studied and made their own equipment-targets, bows, and arrows. In the late spring, a club archery tournament was held. Thus far the club has made great strides in promoting the skills of archery. They boosf sporismanship Booster Club, a new organization at Mynderse under the capable direction of Miss Darling, was formed by several interested seniors. Students joined the club and elected twelve representa- tives, three from each class, to choose the officers and set up a Constitution. The members, commonly seen in their blue beanies, worked diligently all year to encourage more people to go to the sports events and to give the participants more confidence. The Boosters and the F. F. A. jointly sponsored the "Touchdown Hopf, a dance to promote good will between Waterloo and Mynderse students. 6th row: L. Stahlnecker, N. Neal, D. Smith, G. Ottemiller, B. Rotondo, M. Clary, P. Nedza. 5th row: C. Bellomo, E. Wal- lace, J. Sager, J. Santaniello, A. Robinette, J. Mahoney, M. Mansman, E. Hooper. 4th row: N. Cronin, J. Ward, I. Stryker, W. Bennett, P. Steele, L. Santpietro, E. Flock, P. Parish. 3rd row: J. DeJohn, G. Ferguson, R. Fisher, C. Wheat, L. Nelson, L. Parker, T. Carello, M. Gage. 2nd row: C. Faiola, S. Brady, D. Hoster, K. Tucker, K. Meyers, D. Stewart, G. Magargel, P. Smallwood, J. Bonard. Ist row: B. Doyle, Secretary- Treasurer, R. Cammuso, Publicity Chairman: Miss Darling, Advisor' F. Lemma, Chairman: J. Nicandri, Hospitality Chairman. 1 Back row: J. Shewbrooks, F. Houck, D. Perry, J. Sand, W. Willis, F. Vergamini, L. Dellefave. Front row: R. Focht, W. Parker, Ron Piscitelli, Ray Piscitelli, R. Spano, E. Stapleton. Mr. Koska, Advisor, R. Burtless, Treasurer: D. Wormuth, Secretary, J. Nozzolio, President, R. Valesente, Vice President: W. Crough, Sentinel: J. Bohensky, Reporter: Mr. Davis, Advisor. Block M promofes sporfs Block M, under the supervision of Coaches Davis and Koska, is an organization of the athletes of Mynderse Academy. To be eligible to become a member, candidates must have a varsity letter in one of the many sports offered at Mynderse. The aim of the club is to promote good sportsmanship at games and to develop leaders not only in school activities, but in community life as well. After the initiation at "The Barn" in September of 15 new members, ofHcers were chosen. Joe Nozzolio was elected Presidentg Bob Valesente, Vice Presidentg Dave Wormuth, Secretaryg and Dick Burtless, Treasurer. Under the able leadership of the new officers, the Block M began another successful year. Programs were sold at football and basketball games, movies were taken of two football games: and the bonfire, preceding the Waterloo football game, was organized by members of the club. Members drafted a new constitution and ended the year with a picnic. 80 3rd row: J. VanEpps, D. Bracht, M. Gurba, P. Lambert, B. VanCleef, M. Fraser. Qnd row: M. Hamill, J. Kelly, B. Brewer M. I. Souhan, B. Turkett, B. Bracht. lst row: R. Barbi, M. Calarco, B. Conkey, L. A. Holland, M. Farney, J. Baker N. Annetta. B. Benassi, Vice President, B. Doyle, Secretary, H. Reynolds, Pres-'identg Miss Darling, Advisor: M. A. Giovannini, Treasurer. G.A.A. revises award sysfem The Girls' Athletic Association completed its second year under the supervision of Miss Darling. Hazel Reynolds served as President. In the early fall unforgettable initiations were administered to the prospective members both in the gym and at "The Barn." Twenty-one new members were admitted. The most outstanding achievements of the club were the drawing up of a constitution and the revising of the point sys- tem, which encouraged more students to participate in sport activities. On Fridays after meetings, the G. A. A. members occupied the gym, not only to have fun, but to perfect their skills. In accordance with the usual custom, the G. A. A. sponsored their annual fun-packed Sadie Hawkins dance. The gals had a chance to ask the men of their choice and give them orignial and comical favors. The Club put on many playdays and were the guests of neighboring schools in various sport activities. Again this year the responsibility, leadership, and participation of all members carried out the club's aim to encourage interest in girls' sports. A picnic at Seabreeze ended the year's activities with fun and relaxation. 81 1 Volleyball between boys and girls promotes sports- UMYNDERSE, BEAT WATERLOO!" manship. Sporfs Snaps Tennis team: P. Fritz, K. McDermott, J. Ashley, D. Withers, D. Gee, R. Harris, Strike or homer? Pin him, Ron! Such perfection! H sJN ..s gg,' , . , :1Y . J.. ag, I nw, .. , .Nw . ,, V an sm Mp, st g 4.1 E J . t A gf -.fa Vex.. -- Q, , X V ay Q - 4, sg? ,pix 3'! ,lt .je31. .,?i"21'lRlx i tw. ,,k '1 W lL-Qs ' M - V ' ,LAS K - ".,- - N .N ' Q .g L . . J- 5 gs 'Q ' AM 3761 . 5 .S . - -sg - M Wg... A e -. 1 . M A .1 sxgsrsl, mf, .3 ., ...., M -Q Q ' -f ' r f , .. ig . fr- r Q-"..xif49U!ll3.t..k,Qn A V- K kk V ki K. W-r-QL.. ,, . L- Q .wg f K' X f 15,73 N?- s f 4 -P-vos M, mf V:-Q.. f ' . ...- "fra .4 W .W VVe would like to extend many thanks to the business firms and individuals Who, by purchasing advertisements in the 1958 Zllynders- ian, have shown their concern with the high school. 83 THIS FULL PAGE IS GIVEN WITH THE COMPLIMENTS OE THE MEMBERS OE THE BOARD OE EDUCATION Compliments of GOULDS PUMPS INC. Seneca Falls, N. Y. World's lar compliments of SENECA FALLS MACHINE C0 85 BEST OF LUCK T0 THE CLASS OF '58 SENECA FALLS LODGE No. 992 B. 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"Bowl for Health" Compliments of Canoga Hotel Canoga, N. Y. Ernie Thorpe Compliments of ANN DIDIO'S DRESS SHOP "Dresses for all occasions" Compliments of PEDULLNS LIQUOR STORE 22 Bridge Street Seneca Falls, N. Y. LO 8-6354 FRAN'S BEAUTE LOUNGE Your Beauty is My Business Prop.-Fran Robinson 43yZ BRIDGE STREET Phone LO 8-8813 SENECA FALLS HADLEY'S HARDWARE SYLVANIA TELEVISION FRIGIDAIRE APPLIANCES MAYTAG WASHING MACHINES 86 Fall Street Seneca Falls, N. Y. PHONE LO 8-5112 Compliments of THE CARIBOU Fine Foods Legal Beverages Phone LO 8-9195 49 Stevenson St. Seneca Falls, N. Y. MASTEN SUPPLY CO. FARM EQUIPMENT GENERAL ELECTRIC HOME APPLIANCES Phone LO 8-6971 Kingdom Bridge Best Wishes to the CLASS OF 1958 SENECA BOOT SHOP Home of Good Footwear ' :QAM Compliments of MINNIE'S BEAUTY SHOP CURRY APPLIANCES Appliances and Repairs 12 Troy Sf- Phone LO 8-6410 145 Fall street Phone LO is-6888 CONNOLLY'S Compliments of Women's and Children's Apparel DeMATTIA'S FRUIT STORE 61 Fall St. Phone LO 8-5747 LO 8-6886 119 Fall Street CONRAD SABATINI Dry Cleaning and Tailoring Phone LO 8-6947 Compliments of SENECA FALLS DRY CLEANING CO. Phone LO 8-5246 Compliments of Brown's IGA Lake Road SENECA PAINT CENTER 100 Fall St. Phone LO 8-8684 Devoe Quality Paints 8c Wallpaper Compliments of Rogers Food Center Compliments of E. C. GIUSTI AND SON Expert Watch and Clock Repair w551gRN AU1'Q Varr's Esso Servicenter SP0ftif1g G00dS and Car Parts Auburn Road LO 8-9162 C1Yde M- Deflerr PTOP- Gasoline Fuel Oil Accs A 8. D Kiddie Shop "Everything for the young fry" Compliments of Andrews Friendly Service 140 East Bayard Street Seneca Falls Compliments of John's Service Station 24 Hour Wreckage Service LO 8-5511 Compliments of SINICROPI'S RESTAURANT Seneca Falls Mill Feed - Seed - Fertilizer 15 Jelferson St. LO 8-5575 Compliments of Sammy's Barber Shop WARD LUMBER YARD Compliments of Vernon G. Wheat 8. Son Plumbing 8c Heating LO 8-6545 HART'S Compliments of 50 Fall Street .Iohn CIine's Garage Seneca Falls New York 71 Green Street LO 8-6597 Lynn's Market "We put the eat in meat" 133 Fall Street LO 8-5201 DR. F. E. DOWD Compliments of FOX LIQUOR STORE 59 Fall St. Seneca Falls Compliments of E. B. KIBBEY MACHINE CO. Compliments of VITETTA'S Bridge Street Compliments of ROSE FRANCIS DRESS SHOP THE BONNETT SHOPPE Fine Clothes for Fine Women 103 Fall Street Seneca Falls Compliments of CAPITAL FINANCE CORP. Seneca Falls, N. Y. WILLIAMS 84 SON Compliments of DORAN BROTHERS Gifts - jewelry Since 1835 Seneca Falls, N. Y. 4 Mynderse St. Phone LO 8-5696 Compliments Compliments of of E. B. BISHOP 8. SON ROBERT E. HORTON Can0ga,N-Y- Compliments of FRANKLIN HOTEL LORY'S BEAUTY SHOP Seneca Falls 18 Troy Street Seneca Falls Compliments Compliments of STATE RESTAURANT M. W. Schulman 68 State St. Seneca Falls Optometrist Compliments of THE WATERLOO GIFT SHOP Waterloo, N. Y. Compliments of Glenville 8. Werner, Inc. Farmall Tractors 8c Implements CLINE'S GARAGE Trinity Lane Phone LO 8-6597 JERRY MANZARI Contractor - Mason Work 22 Haigh Street LO 8-6895 CARNEVALE'S MEN SHOP Compliments of GIBBS LIQUOR STORE Compliments THATCHER'S BLUE SUNOCO of Nellie Santaniello, Prop. I, 1 CALARCO S PASTRY SHOP Lake Road LO 8-8350 Compliments of JOSEPH CALARCO 64 Ovid Street THE ARMITAGE 2TerraceRow I INSURANCE Compliments 1 DOROTHY S. KING of the REAL ESTATE KINGDOM INN Compliments wm. J. soNAnn of Plumbing and Heating Contractor CARL S. KRONINGER Lake Rd. R. D. NO. 2 PAUL'S JEWELRY 118 Fall Street Seneca Falls, New York Compliments of PETE 81 FRANK'S RESTAURANT 23 Bridge St. Seneca Falls Compliments of PINEHURST INN VILLAGE GIFT SHOP Corner Fall and State St. Seneca Falls, N. Y. Come in and Browse Around WARD'S CANDY SHOP Ice Cream - "Deliciously Different" Candy - "We Make It" Compliments of TARR'S ICE CREAM Compliments of Compliments MARY GlANNOTTI'S of BEAUTY SALON DEER HEAD INN Compliments of ROMEO'S RESTAURANT M. S. MATTERSON General Contractor and Builder Seneca Falls, N. Y. Compliments of "HARRY'S SMOKE SHOP" Compliments of SCOFIELD HARDWARE Fall Street Seneca Falls, N. Y. BYRNE FUNERAL HOME Cayuga Street Compliments of Howard Miller MILLER'S QUALITY MARKET A Market of Distinction Compliments of TRI-WAY ENGINEERING Compliments of GEORGE L. AYERS AND SON 38 Miller St. Compliments of Conkey's Texaco Station Compliments of A 8: P SUPER MARKET - f Compliments .IULIANA of Infants 8c Childrens Center, Inc. Tots to Teens JENKW5 WMBER Co- 134-136 Genesee si. - Auburn, N. Y. Through our 1958 school days. Although We are so Italian, English, Estonian, Russian, Yugoslavian, We have had winter lines and had to though we missed We would like to ing us make everyone-our More than a Building 112 S r 3 E I of oiir wonderful descentsf which are: 1 Ukraniad, Austrian, ithuanian, and t n in the Qld dead- Even for help- it life." This book printed by VELVATONE, a special process of litho- graphic printing. Sole producers' Wm J K ll I . . . e er nc., Buffalo, N. Y. No other printing firm is authorized to use the Velvatone method.

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