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Pekinoit Staff, Student Council, Vice-President of Class.
Her pleasing smile makes a pleasant personality.
Forensic, A Cappolln Choir, "Mock ingbird," "Firefly," Movie Operator.
Silent among strangers—but when you get to know him.
He’s in the army now.
LA VERNA ESCHMEYER
Band, Girls' Club, Girl Reserves, National Honor Society, Orchestra, Pe-kinois Staff.
“She’s just one swell girl.
Football 1, Basketball 3, 4, Baseball 3.
Embarrassed when lauded, but the best of players.
With her i O shorthand speed, She’s most likely to succeed.
Girls Club, Hall Cadet, Girl Reserves. Silence is golden.
French Club, Hall Cadet.
The tasks of everyday, she meets in a quiet way.
Peldnois Staff, Student Council, Movie Operator, Boys' Club.
Sweet memories of that convertible before rationing.
Quill and Scroll, Pekinois Staff, Band, "Captain Applejack," Student Council, GAA, Girls' Club, National Honor Society, Editor of Pekinois, Girl Reserves, Talent Staff, Student Council Usher, Orchestra.
Ready, willing, and able.
Band, Girls' Club, Girl Reserves, Orchestra.
Accomplishes tasks with a breezy efficiency.
"Mockingbird," Girl Reserves, A Cappella Choir.
Much mirth and no madness, all good and no badness.
Page 11 text:
Band, "Growing Pain ," GAA, Girls' Club, National Honor Society, Girl Reserves, Orchestra, Student Council.
Not only in Steno and typing does she excel;
But in personality and character as well.
Girls' Club, Hall Cadet.
Quiet as a mouse, busy as a bee.
Thespian, Girls' Club, "Captain Applejack," Hall Cadet.
Wedding bells will ring so merrily.
Student Council, Hall Cadet, Girl Reserves.
Friendship is the most valuable of all human possessions.
CALVIN D. DALCHER
Band, Hall Cadet.
Blessed is the man who has the gift of making friends.
Jazz Orchestra, Band, Variety Shows, Boys’ Club.
Be there a girl with soul so dead Who never to herself has said, “Oh for a date with ‘Dude'.”
F. F. of A.
"It 8 so peaceful in the country”
VERA MAE DILLE
Band, Student Council, GAA, Girls' Club, Vice-President of Freshman A and Senior B classes. Girl Reserves, Talent Staff.
Never ready, always late, but Ish smiles and we wait.
Jazz Orchestra, Thespian, Pekinois Staff, Band, President of '42 Senior B class, Student Council, Orchestra, "Captain Applejack," Varieties of '41, '42, '43, Boys' Club, Les Enfant . Gene Krupa, the second.
Thespian, "The Tavern," Girls' Club, "Growing Pains," GAA, "Firefly," A Cappella Choir, Les Enfants.
Like a flying fortress, she blitz-kreigs them.
Pekinois Staff, GAA, Girls' Club, Girl Reserves, Student Council.
She thrills her listeners with melodic fantasies As her long slim fingers skim the piano keys.
JACK R. EDGAR
Science Club, Debate, Boys' Club. Silence is pure wisdom's best reply.
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"Captain Applejack ' "Growing Pains," Cheerleader.
Pardon his southern accent; he hails from South Pekin.
Girls Club, Hall Cadet, Girl Reserves.
Thy modesty is a candle to thy merit.
RUSSELL L. GEAREN
I never believed in vanity. Hence, the brush cut.
GAA, Girls' Club, Girl Reserves.
There is mischief in her eye, Even though she i-s a little shy.
If silence were golden,
She'd be 2lt caret.
Student Council, Girls Club, Hall Cadet, Girl Reserves.
She does little kindnesses that most leave undone or despise.
President of Sophomore B class, "Skidding," "Growing Pains," "Captain Applejack," "Maritana," "Mocking Bird," Secretary-Treasurer of Freshman B and A classes, Cheerleader, Girl Reserves, A Cappella Choir, Forensic, Thespian, Student Council, GAA, Girls' Club.
GAA, Girls Club, Girl Reserves.
Jumping Jack Jo.
Girls' Club, Usher, Les Enfants.
Her face was fair, her personality pleasing.
F. F. of A., Student Council.
Anything for the quiet life.
EVA MAE GURNEY
Thespian, Band, "Growing Pains," Girls Club, Girl Reserves, Orchestra. Her very frowns are fairer far, Than smiles of other maidens are.
Hall Cadet, "Mockingbird," A Cappella Choir.
A man who blushes is not quite a brute.
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