High-Resolution, Full Color Images Available Online
Search, Browse, Read, and Print Yearbook Pages
View College, High School, and Military Yearbooks
Browse our digital annual library spanning centuries
Support the Schools in our Program by Subscribing
Page 53 text:
As a result of the school-wide
election in September of 1938,
the following members were
chosen to the West Lafayette
High School Athletic Associa-
tion: John Sexson, president, Al-
len Elward, vice-president, Paul
Friend, secretary: Max Puckett,
treasurer, Paul Brady and Nor-
man Hill, senior representatives,
Charles Ainsworth, Willia m
Cole, and Kathleen Gannon, jun-
The faculty representation
consists of Coach Leon Dailey,
C. R. Dean, F. A. Burtsfield,
Frances G. McMahon, Troy
Smith, Leslie Tucker, Ruth
Sinks, and W. C. Immel.
The entire association consists
Le!! to right, Row One: Tucker, Puck-
ett, Friend, Hill, Elward, McMahon.
Row Two: Dean, Sinks, Gannon,
Row Three: Ainsworth, Dailey, Sex-
son, Cole, Immel.
of two divisions: the Insignia
Board, and the Finance Board.
The Insignia Board decides
upon the honor awards to be
made to the athletes. It also
passes judgment on the selection
of boys to receive these awards,
made by the coach.
The Finance Board takes care
of the income and expenses. All
athletic equipment, bus fares,
opponents' expenses, officials'
fees, and police fees must be paid
by this board.
FAITH WAYNE IEADS
WEST SIDE GIRLS IN
Completing its third year of
organization, the Girls' Athletic
Association has had a very suc-
In the fall, organized soccer
was played, and on one after-
noon a week, organized hikes
were taken. Following these ac-
tivities, the basketball season
was opened. Color teams were
first organized, then class teams.
From these teams, the varsity
squad was chosen. Sixteen girls
composed the team. Those re-
ceiving the honor were: Barbara
Ford, co-captain, Hazel Top-
ping, co-captaing Louise Moore,
Barbara Sanders, Frances Allen,
Isabel Brady, Mary Helen Boyd,
Helen Jensen, Faith Wayne, Ro-
wena Jamison, Eileen Fites,
Jenevieve Schweidler, Jane Ad-
ams, Lois Ver Hoeven, Ruby
Chaffee, and Ruth Holden.
The annual varsity-alumnae
game was not played as there
was an influenza epidemic on the
G. A. A.
Left to right, Row One: Miss Fites,
Adams, Ward, Hughes, Jacobs,
Wood, Guirl, Ford, Wayne, Schweid-
ler, Topping, Courtney, Baker, Dar-
Row Two: Boes, Pershing, Craig,
Frier, Keim, Orman, Chaffee,
Moore, Prentice, Jordan, Fox, Lup-
ton, Bollman, Boyd, Howard, Crose.
Row Three: Gannon, Humphreys,
Fantone, Burkhart, Bennett, Hold-
en, Winters, Ostrander, Dill, Can-
field, Baker, Ross, Acheson, Slocum,
Row Four: Wiley, Fites, Julin, Wal-
lace, Fauber, Mann, Mayer, Wray,
Graves, Zumstein, Wilson, Brown-
ell, Carr, Brickler, Jackson, Gain,
Row Five: Creson, Brady, Wierenga,
Fagala, Reynolds, Gabler, Bos-
worth, Slopsema, Burnham, Allen,
Sanders, Verhoeven, Morrison, Mc-
Kenzie, Click, Yeager, Walz.
Row Six: Heckard, Read, Young,
Kashner, Baynes, King, Schaupp,
Trimble, Sanford, Ray, Stiegers,
Thomson, Barnes, Gosma, George,
Lloyd, Hass, Steele.
PAGE PORT X N lk I'
Page 52 text:
BASEBALL REIGNS FIRST
IN MINOR ATHLETICS
Since 1932 the closing days of
March have brought close to a
score and a half of prospective
batsmen and lielders out for dia-
Boasting an excellent record
during the six years of baseball's
existence at West Side, March
27 proved no exception to the
rule, as nearly twenty-five base-
ball players answered the call of
Losing only one of last year's
hrst ten, Dailey expects to con-
tinue his winning ways with a
line baseball season. This year's
mound staff will probably con-
sist of Collins, Riley, Brady, and
Douglas with Bill VanCamp and
Jerome Hill on the receiving
end. A fine infield composed of
Buttons, Marsh brothers, Brady,
Riley, and Douglas, backed up
by a likely looking outfield of
McAfee, Friend, Shively. and
Brady, will complete the Scarlet
The intramural athletics, for
the athletic minded boys unable
to compete with the varsity
teams for various reasons, was
under the direction of Carl Ham-
Basketball games were sched-
uled between the several teams,
organized under various senior
captains. The captains of the
teams were Lewis, Heine, Ham,
VerHoeven, Puckett, T u r l e y,
and Hamilton. No accurate rec-
ord was kept of the games, be-
cause they were played entirely
for the boys' enjoyment.
GOLF AT W. L.
March 26th brought eight
golfers, with clubs pointing to the
state tourney, out for the open-
ing rounds of the course. Since
1930, when J. P. Wayne origin-
ated the golf team at West Side,
the Red Devils have set the pace
for the remaining teams in the
Mid West Conference, dropping
that title but twice.
TUCKER TEACHES TENNIS
Since 1928, Leslie Tucker has
coached the Red Devil Tennis
team without falling below a sec-
ond place in the Mid West Con-
This year the team was re-or-
ganized and Mr. Tucker is look-
ing forward to a good season.
Otto Steele, Grant Sutcliffe, re-
turning from last year's team,
and several seniors will compose
this year's Scarlet racket com-
WEST SIDE GOES
IN EOR TRACK
Coach Dailey has several
meets scheduled for the initial
year of track's existence here in
the Scarlet camp, among which
are a three-way meet fCraw-
fordsville, West Side, and jeffj,
a six-way meet with six of the
Mid-West Conference teams,
and several meets with individ-
ual schools such as Rensselaer,
Brook, and jeff.
Page 54 text:
0 e I Yyqmvagl X5
fe . -ko Nm'-
qs MQ: bank C109 xpeeas, YTW9' M19 N
A f E525
, mn 'Dean YW' horqsjix QXQW Xu
dnb 3+ "xv",
P4av-4,30 , TNA
J s hw "
x XJ Ffimr
6 W iff
0 f by
. ,ago Z.
3 K X
'fb 'gl V
l 0 Y ' r 0 .4
MO' ' '
Q. M, ,
'ww " hq-,. swf: +50 + If
Z7 hor, Q' dd' k""'J ,
5 4 Q xg, up-I
6' Q .ffl E If
I-Q, .u lve as
"1 P - - Qs ke
Q,,u'5,.,so 1. d +
'W 6 - o"1f' "QF
eff-,,, F. Q L-
lwivjlvlyi u .
.901 'Uni-'f '
Suggestions in the West Lafayette High School - Scarlet and Gray Yearbook (West Lafayette, IN) collection:
Are you trying to find old school friends, old classmates, fellow servicemen or shipmates? Do you want to see past girlfriends or boyfriends? Relive homecoming, prom, graduation, and other moments on campus captured in yearbook pictures. Revisit your fraternity or sorority and see familiar places. See members of old school clubs and relive old times. Start your search today!
Looking for old family members and relatives? Do you want to find pictures of parents or grandparents when they were in school? Want to find out what hairstyle was popular in the 1920s? E-Yearbook.com has a wealth of genealogy information spanning over a century for many schools with full text search. Use our online Genealogy Resource to uncover history quickly!
Are you planning a reunion and need assistance? E-Yearbook.com can help you with scanning and providing access to yearbook images for promotional materials and activities. We can provide you with an electronic version of your yearbook that can assist you with reunion planning. E-Yearbook.com will also publish the yearbook images online for people to share and enjoy.
Material on this website is protected by copyright laws of the United States and international treaties.
No protected images or material on this website may be copied or printed without express authorization.