Pekin High School - Pekinian Yearbook (Pekin, IL)

 - Class of 1941

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SENIOR EDITION Page 38 WE HAVE THE NEW STYLES THAT STYLE CONSCIOUS STUDENTS LIKE BEST PENNEYS J. C. PENNEY CO.. Inc. ORVILLE R. EARL E. JONES BROTHERS JEWELERS JEWELRY WATCHES Designing and Mfg. fBBfnirJSnSn Diamonds, Gifts 519 Court St. Phone 277-J COMPLIMENTS OF Great States Theatres PEKIN .... EMPIRE COMPLIMENTS OF . . . W. C. DIEHL ELECTRIC Phone 30IS-.T 366 South Capitol Street CONGRATULATIOHS TO THE GRADUATES GEO. W. ROHRS ASSOCIATES GRADUATION GIFTS If It’s a Pen, Pencil or Set Name on Free Typewriter — Small Radio WE HAVE IT EHRLICHER BROTHERS Compliments of MEINDER’S STUDIO Finishing Your High School Ethical ion J the P J SPORTS SHOP Phone 491 631 Court St. S. T. GLASFORD, M. D. Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat Office 416 Klizabeth St. Pekin, Illinois FAYE'S DRESS SHOP “The Shop She Prefers" Phone 459 Arcade Bldg. STOCK OF USED CARS AT WHOLESALE PRICES AT COURT MOTORS PEKIN FLORAL CO. Good Luck to the Graduates! PHONE 108 COMPLIMENTS OF KUECK’S FUNERAL HOME Cor. St. Mary and Capitol YVETTE'S Tennis Rackets Balls Baseball Equipment NOTE BOOK FILLER 2 for 5c Pekin’s Finest Women’s Store NOW AIR CONDITIONED BE Central Book and Toy Store BEST WISHES TO SENIORS PEKIN HARDWARE CO. 341 Court St. SKNIOKS OF 1041: Best wishes for the future ami suc-1 cess in any walk of llfo that you inay choose. SHERMAN’S Phone 732 WALTER A. SARGENT Heating Ventilating 619 Court St. Pekin. 111. Printing of All Kinds Lohnes Print Shop namre May the Graduates DKI K PARKS in- Have Best of Luck N 8,b st- Always!

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Page 37 SENIOR EDITION CHEER LEADERS Drum Majorettes Step Lively in New Costumes Peppy enthusiasm and colorful flips and tumbles are personified in the antics of Pekin High’s popular cheerleaders. They never seem to fail the team, for when the breaks are against us their cheers ring out louder and stronger than ever. Head cheerleader for the 1940-41 season was Jim Dielil, who is certainly worth his “salt.” Jim leads the cheer leaders, who lead the crowd, who cheer (rather complicated, isn't it?). And on him rests the responsibility of keeping everyone’s spirits high. The other male mainstay on the squad is .lim Hramlage. Jim is one of the finest tumblers in Pekin, having wrorked with his brothers in the LaRlonde troup, and given a chance to show his prowess, actually makes the crowd gasp. No cheerleading squad would be complete without its show of pretty girls, so Pekin must have a super-super squad, because of the four charming maids who pull rafter-splitting yells from excited and tense spectators. Helen Hayes claims the distinction of being the smallest of them all, but size holds no limit, for her light body is put through all sorts of contortions. Jean Myer is another active miss who has proved she can handle the audience, for with her ‘razzle-dazzle, dizzle-dip” she holds all attention. Jean collaborated with Jim Hranilage in presenting a tumbling act for the first annual variety show and deserves every bit of acclaim given her. A well-known song-and-dance star has added more laurels to her wreath since she joined the cheerleaders. She is “Snooks” Schaefer, and has one of the finest cooperative spirits to be found in this knowJedge-filled institution. Always ready to defend her team, she forms a valuable addition to our squad. Finally, we direct our praise at a girl who has also won ardour in other fields. We present Ruth Hehnig, skater supreme, who is alw'ays willing, when the score looks bad, to go out and pitch With a silver twirl and a flash j of colors, five shapely drum majorettes moved down James Field, leading the band thru their maneuvers. At our Streator Homecoming game, our girls initiated their new costumes—white boots, hats. and short, full skirts. Jean Rogers, one of the majorettes, claimed, “We’re bound to look cute!” These girls include Marguerite Hinds, Mary Ann Parsons, Alba Trenti, Lois Splittgerber, and Jean Rogers. TENNIS AND GOLF Although this year’s racket swingers didn’t have a fully successful season, the boys displayed some fine play against some very tough opponents. The boys on Coach Walker’s squad played their best, and they deserve a place in this issue honoring all Seniors. Two of the doubles members are graduating seniors. Dale Srhlieman and Howard Veerman into the work of bringing those cheers to a deserving team. Ruth had been active in G. A. A. tumbling and with her leading, the crowd really “raises the roof.” Everyone in attendance at football and basketball games knows how invaluable our cheerleaders have been. We laud and honor them at this time, for no other tribute is ever given them literally. We know we can depend on them for a bigger and more successful 1941-42 season! are the members who are wedding the racket for the last time. Dale is also one of the fellows that plays in single matches. Let on by hard driving Dick Seegar, Pekin will be represented at the state tournament by Dick himself. Dick was runner-up at the district held in Peoria and thereby became eligible for State competition. Dick will not be eligible for tennis next year as he will finish at mid-smester time. Coach Jen kin's golfers have also finished their season and [ look forward to a successful season next year. Although the boys traversed the fairways with tough club-swingers they have showrn plenty of winning form. Three of the five regulars are graduating seniors. They are: Ralph Xaven, Tom Ross and Roland Carls. These squad members combined w ith Don licrardi, Louis Xoreuil, and “Hud” Maquet, have already played in the district.



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Page 39 SENIOR EDITION SAVE AT CARPS Pekin’s Livewire Department Store WEYRICH HARDWARE PAINTS and HARDWARE SUPPLIES OF ALL KINDS Phone 282 380 Court St. “The Store for Students” SCHIPPER BLOCK CO. Congratulations to the Class of ’41 of P. C. H. S. SCHANTZ Greenhouse Flowers for All Occasions TELEGRAPH FLOWERS Phone 495 HENRY BIRKENBUSCH SON Reliable Jewelers PEKIN, ILLINOIS 420 Court St. Phone 71 COMPLIMENTS B. H. SHOE STORE 320 Court Street Pekin, III. All Shoes X-Ray Fitted B. and F. Cafe Confectionery We are always glad to serve you. PEKIN THEATRE BLDG. NOW! XT Pekin Recreation Center LUNCH, SOFT DRINKS ICE CREAM BOWLING Where High School Students Like to Meet COMPLIMENTS OF Central Illinois Light Co. Pekin, Illinois GOOD LUCK, SENIORS! HACKLER BROTHERS DRUGS 885-401-408 Court Street Two Stores Phones 250-198 We Extend Our Wishes For Your Best of Luck For the Future! PRINCESS Candy Kitchen For Those Delicious Sandwiches Go to the B B DRIVE INN NOEL FUNERAL HOME Pekin’s Most Beautiful OUR SERVICE COSTS NO MORE 420 Walnut Street Phone 57 Congratulations to the Graduates! Best of Luck for the Future N. REULING CO. W. J. EDEN’S PEKIN SHOE STORE for SHOES THAT SATISFY TOP-NOTCH BREAD IT’S A REAL LOAF A E BAKERY Pekin, Illinois Lower Prices Always on Quality Merchandise Russell McGlintick JEWELER 31? Court St. In Style 8hop DR. R. A. SEIBEL BYE, EAR, NOSE, and THROAT GLASSES FITTED 34316 COURT STREET Good Luck to tlic Graduating Seniors! COHEN FURNITURE CO. 424 Court Street PEKIN, ILLINOIS CONGRATULATIONS SENIORS F. H. SOLDWEDEL SONS THIS BOOK WAS PRINTED BY LOHNES PRINT SHOP - Your Pekinois Printers

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