Northwestern High School - Norwester Yearbook (Detroit, MI)

 - Class of 1940

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,sk AL OLIVE WELPLY DORTHEA SHAFFER MARTHA SNAIAR LEILA VYALTERS X. JANE AUSTEN ROOSEVELT HARDING HALLOWAY CHARLES KETTERER V L MELTON ROGER LUMLEY Page Twelve jANE AUQTEN HOUSE Under the frlendly gu1dance of Mrs E T Watson lane Austen House durrng the last year has had a record of wh1ch any house m1ght be proud The many commlttees have done splendld work for the house The program commlttee arranged several novel programs the art and house commlttee members have succeeded ln addlng beauty to the room and the soc1al commlttee has carrred off our house partres Wllh a bang Every member rn Iane Austen has been actwely rnterested 1n the work and play of the house There has been a spurt 1n scholarshlp many of the grrls have part1c1pated 1n athletlcs and debatlng and there has been an all around lnterest IH soc1al events and muslc The ofhcers for the fall term under the able leadershtp of Presldent Ol1ve Welply were Dorothea Schaffer v1ce presrdent Betty Scott secretary Lella Walters treasurer In the Spflng Martha Snalar presldent Lerla Walters VICE presldent Barbara Scully secretary Galer Ward treasurer ROOSEVELT HOUSE Roosevelt House was establlshed ln September 1918 In the fall of 1919 Mr M D Ierome succeeded Mr Burgess as Counselor and for the past twenty one years has Ho e 1S the proud possessor of numerous trophles many of whlch were won under the rendered most efhclent servlce endearmg h1mself to each succeedlng class Roosevelt gu1dance of Mr Carl VanDyke durxng the n1ne years he was coach of Roosevelt House The House IS lndebted to Mr Ierome ofr h1s large and cholce selectlon of plants that lend an atmosphere of sunshlne on the cloudlest days Thrs year belng no exceptlon Foosevelt House honor roll IS the largest of any boys house It has always been well represented 1n the act1v1t1es of the school Durlng the spr1ng semester the House operated under 1ts two otfrcers W L Melton and Roger Lumley who succeeded Hardrng Holloway and Charles Ketterer ofhcers dur1ng the fall semester s - . . . . , , . . . . . - - u fl , . . ' 1 . , ' 1 1 - I ' 1 1 1 I - 1 1 I 1 ' 1 I 1 1 - , . , . . . - 1 1 ' 1 V' . . 15,3 I , . - 1 1 - 1 J.. , . . 1

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MARGARET FRAZER HELEN BAKER NE ANN CLOSSEN MARHA ALLEN MT. VERNON 1 BETSY ROSS MILDRED OTTO RACHEL OTTODI IO HORNING G HEATH MT VERNON CALENDAR September 1939 We return to renew old tr1endsl11ps and acqulre new ones Peg Fraser becomes house presldent October 1939 We go out for tall hockey November 1939 Brunrnrng Thanksgwrng basl-'ets are d1str1buted December 1939 Fa h1on show and hall dance successful Sale ot Chrlstmas seals started Chrrstmas vacatlon and do we need 1t January 1940 l2 A s graduate We mlss them Iane Ann Closson becomes presr dent Rrta Garcla recelves Wayne Unlverslty scholarsh1p February 1940 Ne1v 10 B s welcomed George Wash1ngton party and hall dance March 1940 Annual sale ot Easter seals Easter vacatlon Oh Boy' Anrrl 1940 Sprlng at last and mld semesters May 1940 12 A s all agog ant1c1pat1ng graduahor lune 1940 l2 A s are graduated mxxed teellngs exultatlon and regret Sum mer vacatlon Ah h h h' BETSY ROSS HOUSF Betsy Ross House ends another year under the superv1s1on of M1ss Vera Fox Cound selor Otfrcers for the fall and sprmg terms respectlvely were Presrdents Mlldred Otto Io Hormng v1ce presrdents Rae Ottat1 Peg Heath ecretarles Beth Klng R1ta Iugaszek and treasurers Keneko Slsters Hope Hampton House programs and themes were pro vlded by Bette MGll1Ce and Iean Mallory The annual House Party planned by Connle Nalley and teaturlng a style show was held lust before Easter At Thanksglvmg and Chrlstmas tlmes baskets of food were d1s trlbuted and the annual sale of hollday seals wa unusually large The publlcatlon of the house paper The Nutshell was contlnued through the sale of Northwestern sports feathers Many g1rls achreved school Wlde d1st1nct1on notably M1ldred Otto Ianuary celeb and class vlce presldent Pat McKn1ght captaln of sw1mm1ng Io Hornlng captaln of basketball Barbara Handel co captaln of held hockey Dorothy Iohnson Mary Maloney Halene Hartman and Ruth Mlller Page Eleven , 1 . . . , -' . , -1 . . , -'- :s . . . 1 . . 1 W' - 1 - '- 1 . 1 Y 1 . . . . , ' . . . -- , . , 1 ' ' . 1 . . . . 1 1' 1.. 1 . . . 1 1 . 1 T . . Q ' 1 1 I - . .1 1 . , , . - . . - Q . . . I 1 1 1 1 - 1 1 1 I I ' - I I , a . n 11 - I I 5 . . . . . . . H ,, ' 1 1 1 ' 1 I - 1 1 1 I ' I 1 f , .

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HELEN KELLER LINCOLN Mb MARGARET SKALSKI IEAN COOK PEGGY WILLIAMS CHRISTINE KANTGIAS BILL SHUPERT NOBLE WRATHER CHRIS SLATER IOE SNAIAR HFI EN KELLER HOUSE Establlshed ln the tall of l93U th1s year marks the tenth annlversady of Helen Keller House Thls all commerclal g1rls house has s1nce 1ts orgamzatron had the supervrsron of Mlss S A Clough present Counselor Its members have always been act1ve ln school QCIIVIIIGS and 1n g1rls sports They have stood cons1stently hlgh ln scholarsh1p and among 1ts graduates are numbered many well known busmess women 1n Detro1t and outslde Named tor the greatly beloved Helen Keller who stands as an mspzratron tor all each year on Helen Kellers brrthday a program IS presented dealmg w1th her hte Other programs of var1ed character deahng usually w1th problems whlch the bus1ness g1rl must face are presented durlng record perlods Offrcers for the fall term were Margaret Skalskl pres1dent Iean Cook V1C9 presr dent Mlldred Ross secretary and Norma Kennedy treasurer Sprlng term ollrcers were and Mary Zafras tr asurer LINCOLN HOUSE Let us have ta1th that rlght makes m1ght and 1n that lalth let us dare to do our duty as we understand 1t TIIIS was on ot Abraham I..1ncolns mottos now the motto ot Llncoln House Mr Stoll behevlng rn those hnes tr1es always to 1n1ec the1r sp1r1t mto the boys ol 226 In addrtron to the truth ot thts motto the fellows davly have Mr Stoll s stxrrlng talks always beI1eI1C1CIl to students and graduates alrke Carrylng out these hlgh ldeals are the capable house ofhcers Chr1s Slater presldent Ioseph B Snalar v1ce presldent and Norman Stone secretary all followlng the hlgh examples set by the1r predecessors W1ll1am Shupert and Noble Wrather and aldmg Llncoln House to rnarntam 1IS envlable reputation 1n the school Th1s Iune and August seventy elght boys w1ll graduate from Llncoln House to 1o1n thelr predecessors ln carryrng the sp1r1t ot r1ght makes mlght Jnto all thelr helds ol endeavor Page Thzrteen f 7 ' , -I I .I . i I . - .- 1 , : , - . ' ' : Peggy W1ll1ams, presidentg Christine Kantgias, vice-presidentp Bess Shreve, secretaryp , e . . D . , . - , . . . I . I . 2 I . I . - . 2 , . u . . 1 u lx s - A- 11 . n n

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