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Dean of Boys 

SPONSOR - Bruce Graham 

Dean of Girls 

Tillie Bolek: 

Entered from St Christine's in 9B. 
Handicraft Club 2 years, Polka Club, 
Echo Staff, Junior High Recreation 
Club, Friendship Club, Dramatics 
"Too Many Marys", Hobby Show. 
Her hobby is reading and writing 

Pet Affinity: Don. 

Pet Peeve: Conceited boys. 

Ambition: To travel; and to pilot 
a plane. 

Tillie Bolek bequeaths her seat in 
Mr. D. V. Smith's class to anyone 
who wants it next year. 

The world she will travel, 
Its mysteries unravel. 

Lillian Lee Bolivia: 

Entered from Shaw in February, 
1944. Friendship Club, Intramurals, 
Hobby Show, War Recreation Club, 
and Echo Staff. 

Pet Affinity: Ability to keep cer- 
tain boys. 

Pet Peeve: Boys wearing bow ties. 

Ambition: To become a nurse. 

Lillian Lee Bolivia hereby wills 
three mysteriously stolen locks, when 
found, to Mr. Gilbert. 

Her quiet way will sooth their pain. 


Constance Delgado: 

Drama, Choir, Chess and Checkers 
Club, Intramurals, Handicraft Club. 

Pet Affinity: Tall Ensigns. 

Pet Peeve: Catty girls, egotistical 

Ambition : Travel and be housewife. 

Constance Delgado wills her affec- 
tion for Mr. Hoon to anyone who 
wants it. 

Ronald DiCenzo: 

Entered from Collinwood in the 7A, 
Hi Y, "Arsenic and Old Lace", Hall 
Guard, Intramurals, Wrestling, Foot- 
Ball. Stage Crew, Gymnastics Club, 
Band and Orchestra, Echo Staff, 
Shop Superintendent, Varsity Club. 

Pet Affinity: Dancing. 

Pet Peeve: Big Deals, with no re- 

Ambition: To join the Navy and 
see the world, and then live in South 

Ronald DiCenzo wills to Mr. Gra- 
ham his royal blue pants in hopes he 
might wear them. 

Heave ho! 

To the Navy he'll go. 

Charles Eisler: 

Intramurals, Wrestling Football, 
Varsity Club, Travel Club, Hall 
Guard, Art Club. 

Pet Affinity: Motorcycles and 
pretty girls. 

Pet Peeve: Fellows who brag about 
their girls. 

Ambition: To be a good soldier. 

Charles Eisler wills his ability to 
refrain from talking about himself 
all the time to Richard Orend. 

He'll make a wonderful G. /., 

For he's an extra special guy. 

Charles Eveland: 

Band — Music Award, Orchestra 
Manager, Dance Band, Pep Band, 
Jazz Band, Drum Duet, 1st Place, 
Gala Nite, Big Nite, Concerts, Reserve 
Basketball, Intramurals, "Arsenic and 
Old Lace", Vice President of Class, 
Echo Staff, Hi Y, Junior Kiwanian, 
Hall Guard Captain, Book Store, 
Office Help, Prom Committee. 

Pet Affinity: Jeanne. 

Pet Peeve: Cheating. 
Charles Eveland wills to Bruno 
Petricig some of his height. 

Keith Fry: 

Football 2 years, Hi Y, Varsity 
Club. "Arsenic and Old Lace," Chess 
and Checkers Club. 

Pet Affinity: Gas Stamps. 

Pet Peeve: Fickle people. 

Ambition : To have a good time all 
the time. 

Keith Fry wills his affections for a 
certain 12B girl to a certain 11B boy. 

Betty Gower: 

"Arsenic and Old Lace," Student 
Council, Friendship Club, Choir 4 
years, Orchestra, Exchange Editor of 
Echo, Movie Club, S.S.S. Club, Intra- 
murals, Girls League, Accompanist 
for Choir. 

Pet Affinity: Mr. Hoon's jokes in 
Social Problems class. 

Pet Peeve: Rainy weather. 

Ambition: To go to college. 

Betty Gower wills her 9th grade 
brother to the senior girls who seem 
to be hard up. 

Ronald Hutton: 

Entered in 8B from Willoughby. 
Football Squad, National Honor 
Society, Junior Kiwanian, P.A. Club, 
Chess and Checkers Club, Varsity 
Club, Student Council, Hall Guard, 

Pet Affinity: Football. 

Pet Peeve: Girls. 

Ambition: To own a farm of his 

Ronnie Hutton wills his ability to 
get blamed for everything to Charles 
Kopsick — "Ask Thompson." 

Dorothy Iczak: 

Leaders' Club Secretary, Choir, 
Dramatics "Sparkin," Intramurals, 
Hobby Show, Echo Staff, S.S.S. Club, 
Friendship Club. 

Pet Affinity: Dancing to good 

Ambition: To be a beautician and 
to marry that "certain man." 

To Mr. Vollman, Dorothy Iczak 
leaves a frame to make his demerit 
sheet look more attractive. 

Her business will be beauty, 

For she feels it her duty. 

Edna Mae Jackson: 

Echo Staff, Choir, Dramatics "Too 
Many Marys," Basketball, Volleyball, 
and Baseball, Friendship Club, Whirlo 
Club, Polka Club, S.S.S. Club, Wel- 
fare Board, Dancing Club, Hobby 

Pet Affinity: Donnie. 

Pet Peeve: Being called "Fat." 

Ambition : To live a long and happy 

Edna Mae Jackson wills her pet 
peeve, being called "Fat," to a cer- 
tain Domenic Bosco. 

She'll have a long and happy life, 

She'll be a good and loving wife. 

Dolores Jaros: 

Member of Choir 2-3 year, Travel 
Club, Chess and Checkers, Handicraft 

Pet Affinity: Peronal Opinions. 

Pet Peeve: Crabby people. 

Ambition: To make good. 

Dolores Jaros wills all her long 
skirts and short skirts to Nellie 

To make good, this was her desire, 

We're sure she'll set the world on 

Shirley Ketchion: 

Friendship Club Service Chairman, 
Movie Club, Chairman Girls' League, 
Gala Nite, Big N i t e, Concerts, 
"Arsenic and Old Lace," Choir, S.S.S. 
Club, Alumni Service Committee, 
Year Book Committee, Announce- 
ments Committee, Dancing Club, 
Commercial Co-Operative Student. 

Pet Affinity: People. 

Pet Peeve: Mr. Smith. 

Ambition: To have the nice things 
in life. 

Shirley Ketchion wills the Memo 
Pad to anyone who wants to type it. 

Anna Kilim: 

National Honor Society, Student 
Council President, Student Council 
Secretary, Girls' Leaders Club Presi- 
dent, Program Chairman Friendship 
Club, Student Store, Manager, Senior 
Service Scout, Choral Club. Fresh- 
man Play, Intramurals, Echo Staff, 
Hall Guard, Girl's League Welfare 
Board, Junior Class Secretary. 

Pet Affinity: Football players. 

Pet Peeves: Conceited football 
players and Mr. Hoon's jokes. 

Ambition: To go to college. 

Anna Kilim wills her seat in front 
of Art Hill and the privilege of doing 
his homework to the junior girls who 
seem to think that Canadians are 
something "simply out of this world." 

Don Koman: 

Band 4 years, Orchestra 4 years, 
Basketball 2 years, Baseball 2 years. 
Football 2 years, Hi Y Treasurer, 
Male Quartet. Student Court, P. A. 
Club, Hobby Show, President Senior 
Class, Varsity Club, Big Nite, Gala 
Nite, 1st Place Winner Greater 
Cleveland Music Contest Baritone, 
Horn Solo 1944, Victory Home, Penny 
Pirates, Hall Guard, Junior Member 
Euclid Kiwanian. 

Pet Affinity: Sports. 

Pet Peeve: Mr. Hoon's jokes. 

Ambition: To become a musician. 

Don Koman wills his sports ability 
to Norman Foret. 

Alice Moots: 

National Honor Society, War 
Stamp and Bond Chairman, Student 
Council, Girls' Leaders, Friendship 
Club, Cafeteria Cashier, "Victoiy 
Home," Echo Staff: Bookkeeper, In- 
tramurals, Archery Club, War Recre- 
ation Club, Activfty Ticket Committee, 
Hallguard, Alumni Service for Girls' 

Pet Affinity: Jimmey— Mr. Hoon s 
odd sense of humor. 

Pet Peeve: Prying teachers. 

Alice Moots wills her ability "to 
pin the man down" to Barbara Walter. 


Jeanne Mount ford: 

National Honor Society, Student 
Council, Manager of Book Store, 
Girls' Leaders, Vice President and 
Secretary of Friendship Club, Treas- 
urer Senior Service Scouts. Editorial 
Editor of Echo, Activities Ticket 
Committee, Choir, Hall Guard, P.A. 
Woik, Big Nite, Gala Nite, Concerts, 
Etiquette Committee of Girls' League, 
Publicity Manager of Junior Class 
Play, Intramurals, Archery Club. 

Pet Affinity: Chuck. 

Pet Peeve: Still Chuck. 

Jeanne Mountford wills her position 
as bookstore manager to anyone who 
wants it and will open it promptly 
at 8 o'clock. 

Richard Nemeth: 

Games Club, Travel Club, Intra- 
murals, Shop Foreman, Gym Leader, 

Pet Affinity : Pretty girls and fast 

Pet Peeve: "As". 

Ambition: To become an auto- 
mobile mechanic. 

Richard Nemeth wills his ability to 
get through school to Bruce Steven- 
son who needs it. 


EIna Rickenbrode: 

Entered from Wilbur Wright Junior 
High in the IB. Choir, P.A. Club, 
Piom Committee, Friendship Club, 
Dancing Club, Intramurals, Drama- 
tics, S.S.S. Club, Party Club, "Arsenic 
and Old Lace," Echo Staff, Year Book 
Committee, Announcement Commit- 
tee, Commercial Co-Operative. 

Pet Affinity: Mr. Gilbert. 

Pet Peeve: Sensible People. 

Ambition: To fly a P-38. 

Will: My English book to Mr. Smith. 

John Rotar: 

Entered Euclid Central in the 6A. 
Secretary-Treasurer of Class, Member 
of the Hi Y. Varsity Club, Vice 
President, Student Council, Gymnas- 
tics Club, Earned Letters in Track 
and Football. Co-captain of Football 
team this past season, "Arsenic and 
Old Lace". 

Pet Affinity : Girls with green eyes 
and dark hair. 

Pet Peeve: Faculty jokes. 

John Rotar wills his nicknames 
"Crow" to Mike Baldassarre, who 
might prefer it' to "Pigeon". 

Ambition: To become a builder. 

Bob Sanders: 

Entered in the 9B from Sharon 
Penn. Jr. High. Football 1, 2, 3, 4; 
Track 1, 2, 3; choir 1, 2. 3; Male 
Chorus, Big Nite, Gala Nite", National 
Honor Society, Buckeye Boys State, 
Student Council 2, 3, 4, Hi-Y Vice 
President. President, Varsity Club 
Secretary-Treasurer, President; P. A. 
Club Secretary-Treasurer, Chess and 
Checkers Club, "Seven Little Rebels". 

Pet Affinity: Football. 

Pet Peeve: Fickle girls. 

Ambition: To become a successful 

Bob Sanders wills his ability to 
make up his mind to Jean Davis. 

Virginia Skerritt: 

Entered Euclid Central from John 
Hay in the 12A. Intramurals, Friend- 
ship Club, Card Club. 

Pet Affinity: A certain 10B. 

Pet Peeve: The same 10B. 

Ambition: To have a haRpy life. 

Virginia Skerritt wills to Al Jasin 
the overalls in "Mrs. Murphy's 

She'll live a very happy life 

She'll make a sweet and loving wife. 

Isabelle Sundry: 

Entered from Collinwood School in 
the 9B. Choir. Dramatics, Friendship 
Club, Intramurals, Card Club, Polka 
Club. Her hobby is dancing. 

Pet Affinity: Dancing. 

Pet Peeve: Long-haired fellows. 

Ambition: To travel. 

Isabelle Sundry wills her dancing 
ability to Russell Chaney, hoping 
he'll have many cute partners. 

At travelogues she will excel 

For she is our own Isabelle. 

Delores Valduga: 

Entered in the 10th grade, from 
Brush High School. Choir, Handi- 
craft Club, Hobby Show, Dramatics, 
Home Economics Major. 

Pet Affinity: Boys with brown 
eyes and brown hair. 

Pet Peeve: Girls who wear their 
skirts too short. 

Ambition: To get married. 

Delores Valduga wills to Violet 
Mihalich her naturally curly hair. 

Third finger, left hand 

Just as our "Del" has planned. 

Cliff Wyant: 

Football, Basketball, Coached 
Freshman Football and Reserve Bas- 
ketball, Hall Guard Captain, Chess 
and Checkers Club, Varsity Club, 
Card Club. 

Pet Affinity: A certain red headed 
cheer leader! 

Pet Peeve: Shaving. 

Cliff Wyant wills his ability to 
grow a beard to Charlie Kopsick. 

Ambition: To someday own a dude 
















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Dean of Boys 


Elinor Stauffer Fred A. Vollman 

Dean of Girls 


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Don Rieder - President 


La Verne Keyerleber - Vice-President Marion Godec - Secretary 

Claire Dinwoodie - Treasurer 


Loretta Baitt 

Junior High Recreation Club; Card Club; War Recrea- 
tion and Service Club; Polka Club; Friendship Club; 
Assistant Nurse; Choir; Cheerleader; Hall Guard; Intra- 
murals; Servicemen's Board. 

Pet Affinity — That certain sailor boy. 

Pet Peeve — The Pacific so far away. 

Ambition — To be a housewife. 

Loretta Baitt wills her ability to become a cheerleader 
to Ruth Recher so she can follow in her sister's footsteps. 

Lillian Bradac 

Junior High Recreation Club; Etiquette Board; Library 
Club; Handicraft Board; Hobby Show; Arts and Crafts 
Club; Co-op Student. 

Pet Affinity — People. 

Pet Peeve — Sloppy people. 

Ambition — To live a happy life. 

Lillian Bradac wills her ability to carry books to Robert 

Nadine Bechemer 

Dancing Club Hall Guard; Card Club; Girls" Leaders, 
Intramurals; Friendship Club; Student Council; Echo Staff. 

Pet Affinity— Boys. 

Pet Peeve — Talkative girls. 

Ambition — To be a housewife. 

Nadin° Bechemer wills to her sister, Adele. her ability 
to keep her temper and good nature. 

Ray Brewer 

Movie Club; Hi-Y Secretary; Football; Junior High Rec- 
reation Club; Junior Class Play "Victory Home"; Hall 
Guard; Intramurals. 

Pet Affinity — Painesville girls. 

Pet Peeve — Painesville boys. 

Ambition — To be a successful bachelor. 

Ray Brewer wills his nickname to Dr. Fordyce. 

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Flo Bork 

Aeolian Choir; Choir; Hall Guard; Dancing Club; Knit- 
ting Club; Welfare Board; Card Club; Friendship Club. 

Pet Affinity — Posts that get in the way at skating rinks. 

Pet Peeve — Waking Ivor in the morning. 

Ambition — To learn how to drive a car correctly and 
enjoy life. 

Flo Bork wills her natural make-up to Colleen Moore. 

Ray Bubsey 

Band; Orchestra; Track; Big Night; Gala Night. 
Pet Affinity — Clarinet players. 
Pet Peeve — Crowded 200th Street busses. 
Ambition — To be a metallurgist. 

Ray Bubsey wills his ability to get along with Mr. 
Harper to Hale Johnson, 

Patricia Boyd 

Junior High Recreation Club; Welfare Board; Library 
Club; Handicraft Club; Arts and Crafts Club; Co-op Stu- 

Pet Affinity — A certain S/Sgt. in the Army. 

Pet Peeve — Bus drivers. 

Ambition — To travel. 

Patsy Boyd wills her ability to do homework to anyone 
who wants it. 

Stanley Cesen 

Hall Guard; Stage Crew. 
Pet Affinity — Beautiful women. 

Pet Peeve — Teachers who can't stand jokes better tharl 
their own. 

Ambition — To be a civil engineer. 

Theresa Cichon 

Band; Card Club; Co-op Student. 
Pet Affinity— Tall blondes. 
Pet Peeve — Conceited people. 
Ambition — To be a dancer. 

Theresa Cichon wills her bottle of peroxide to anyone 
who wants it. 

Elizabeth Dranse 

"Seven Little Rebels"; Captain Hall Guards; Intramurals; 
Welfare Board; Dancing Club; President of the Friend- 
ship Club; Girls Leaders; National Honor Society; Student 
Council; "Victory Home"; Hook and Needle Club; Vice 
President of Leaders; Assistant in "Junior Miss"; P. A. 
Club; Hobby Show; Prom Committee; "Too Many Marys." 

Pet Affinity — Blondes. 

Pet Peeve — Euclid school busses. 

Ambition — To be successful after graduation. 

Elizabeth Dranse wills her ability to get along with 
Miss Stauffer to Edna Mae McCumber. She can use it! 

Jean Davis 

Friendship Club; Dancing Club; Hall Guard; Hook and 
Needle Club; Service for the Hobby Show; Serviceman's 
Board; Camera Club; Intramurals. 

Pet Affinity — A blond sailor. 

Pet Peeve — A certain basketball player. 

Ambition — To be able to make up my mind. 

Janet Glass 

Friendship Club; Hall Guard; "Seven Little Rebels"; 
Junior High Recreation Club- Girls League; Intramurals; 
Dancing Club; Knitting Club; Welcome Board; Cheer- 
leader; Movie Club; Senior Scouts; Choir, "Victory Home"; 
Dramatics; Hobby Show. 

Pet Affinity — Motorcycles. 

Pet Peeve — Obstinate mothers. 

Ambition — To cut classes without getting caught. 

Janet Glass wills the eleventh grade boys back to the 
eleventh grade girls. 

Dorothy Dinse 

Card Club; Friendship Club; Arts and Crafts Club. 
Pet Affinity — A certain sailor. 
Pet Peeve — Trying to lose weight. 
Ambition — To travel through life happily. 
Dorothy Dinse wills her ability to crack gum to Mr. 
D. V. Smith. 

Marion Godec 

Dancing Club; Choir; Intramurals; Hall Guard; Friend- 
ship Club; Knitting Club; Card Club; Co-op Student. 

Pet Affinity — Zoot suits. 

Pet Peeve — Big Deals. 

Ambition — To be a private secretary. 

Marion Godec wills her most soothing laugh to Minna 

Claire Dinwoodie 

Treasurer of Senior Class Orchestra 4 years; Music 
Medal; Entertainment Committee Chairman of Orchestra; 
String Quartet; Debate Team; Dancing Club; First Aid 
Club; Friendship Club; Big Night; Hook and Needle Club; 
Choir; Intramurals; Welfare Committee of Girl's League; 
Hall Guard. 

Pet Affinity— Soda Jerks. 

Pet Peeve— The draft bill. 

Ambition — To be a successful writer. 

Claire Dinwoodie wills her millions of freckles to Carolyn 

Jan Hand 

Friendship Club; Head Cheer Leader; Card Club; Hall 

Pet Affinity— A certain handsome track captain. 

Pet Peeve — Loose-tongued people. 

Ambition — To be a successful dude ranchwoman. 

Jan Hand wills Dolores Petrick her position as Head 
Cheer Leader. 

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Arthur Hill 

Track; Hall Guard; Vice President oi Sophomore Class- 
Hi-Y; Junior Class Play; Choir. 
, Pet Affinity— A certain dark-haired cheer leader and 
dark rooms. 

Pet Peeve — Being beaten in ping-pong. 
Ambition — To become a lawyer. 

Arthur Hill wills his ability to choose color schemes to 
Mr. Blackburn. 

La Verne Eeyerleber 

Friendship Club; Hall Guard; Welcome Board; Junior 
High Recreation Club; Dancing Club; Vice President of 
Sophomore Class; Student Council; Vice President in 
Movie Club; First Prize tor Senior Sewing in Hobby Show; 
Second Prize for Academics in Hobby Show; Vice Presi- 
dent of Junior Class; Junior Class Play '"Victory Home"; 
Vice President of Senior Class; Prom Committee; Co-op 

Pet Affinity — Convertibles and airplanes. 

Pet Peeve — Difficult people. 

Ambition — To live an interesting life. 

La Verne Keyerleber wills her ability to stay out of 
Detention Hall to her little (?) brother. 

Ray Hiznay 

Hall Guard; Chess and Checker Club "Champion"; 
Checker Champion in Hobby Show; Hall Guard Captain. 

Pet Affinity — Brunette with blue eyes. 

Pet Peeve — Blondes and people who borrow. 

Ambition — Metallurgical engineer. 

Ray Hiznay wills his chess and checkers ability to Willie 

Lillian Korver 

Senior Band five years; Senior Orchestra six years; 
Contest Accompanist; Friendship Club; Big Night; Gala 
Night; Secretary of Band and Orchestra; Co-op Student. 

Pet Affinity— Blondes. 

Pet Peeve — A certain co-op teacher. 

Ambition — To get along well with people. 

Lillian Korver regretfully leaves that piccolo in the 
care of Mr. Dale Harper. 


Shirley Jafiray 

Intramurals; Aeolian Choir; Dancing Club; Birthday 
Board; Choir; Knitting Club; Friendship Club; Card Club. 
Pet Affinity — Boys. 
Fet Peeve — The Army. 
Ambition — To be successful. 
Shirley wills her "Moe" haircuts to Colleen Moore. 

Bill Kovach 

Bird Club; Stage Crew; Hall Guard; Wresting; Hobby 
Show; Football; Dramatics; Intramurals. 

Pet Affinity — Chevrolets. 

Pet Peeve — Infantry. 

Ambition — To own a Cadillac and get enough gas to 
go to Mexico. 

Bill Kovach wills Mike Baldasarre his car so Mike 
won't have to walk from 200th to 219th street every night. 

Louise Juratovac 

Secretary of Girls' Leaders; Intramurals; Polka Club; 
Dancing Club; Hook and Needle Club; Service in Hobby 
Show; Third Prize for Poetry Book; Shut-In Board; Girls' 
League; Prom Committee; Whirlo Club; Birthday Board. 

Pet Affinity — A certain private in the U. S. Army. 

Pet Peeve — Moaners. 

Ambition — To be a success in life. 

Louise Juratovac wills the drooling name "Frankie" to 
anyone who can use it. 

Mary Kramer 

"Seven Little Rebels"; Intramurals; Dancing Club; Girls' 
Leaders; Reporters Club; Hall Guard; Friendship Club; 
Arts and Crafts Club; Hobby Show; Camera Club; Gala 

Pet Affinity — That man again. 

Pet Peeve — Mr. D. V. Smith. 

Ambition — To travel. 

Mary Kramer wills her ability to see over people and 
for people to see around her to Barbara Zuber. 

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Sylvia Krasovec 

Friendship Club; Handicraft Club; Movie 


Pet Affinity — Skating. 

Pet Peeve — Conceited boys and sensible people. 

Ambition — To live happily ever after. 

Sylvia Krasovec wills her locker to the next qeneration 
of students hoping that they will use the books in them 

Harriet Laubler 

Intramurals; Jr. High Recreation Club; Friendship Club; 
Girls' Leaders; Dancing Club; Welcome Board; "Victory 
Home"; Hall Guard; Hook and Needle Club; Choir; 
Camera Club; Assistant Director of "Junior Miss"; Hobby 

Pet Affinity — Red Hair. 

Pet Peeve — Hal Lebovitz; ties; operations. 

Ambition — To become a Navy Nurse and travel. 

Harriet Laubler leaves to Dolores Petrick the problem 
of getting blind dates for Marilyn Jones. 

Fern Kreger 

Junior High Recreation Club; First Aid Club; Handicraft 
Club; Echo Staff; Arts and Crafts Club. 

Pet Affinity — Roller skating. 

Pet Peeve — People who crack their gum. 

Ambition — To be a success. 

Fern Kreger leaves her ability to hand her typing bud- 
gets in on time to Jean Ibele. 

Grayson MacAndrew 

Debate Team; Band; Orchestra; Freshman and Reserve 
Basketball; Members of the School Dance Band; Gala 
Night; Big Night; Student Council. 

Pet Affinity — Jazz. 

Pet Peeve — Teachers. 

Ambition — To have to pay as much income tax as 
Harry James. 

Ed Kriz 

Student Council; Track; Intramurals; Stage Crew; Dra- 
matics; Big Night; Gala Night; Hobby Show. Hall Guard; 
Echo Staff; Junior High Recreation Club; Treasurer of the 

Sophomore Class; Chess and Checkers Club. 

Pet affinity — Hunting, fishing, playing music, eating, and 
last but not least nice girls and Navy. 

Pet Peeve — Demerits and lousy cars. 

Ambition — To have my own orchestra and to be a radar 
technician in the navy. 

Ed Kriz wills his ability to play Greiner polkas to Dr. 

Richard Mackey 

Stage Crew; Intramurals; Hall Guard; Choir; Hobby 
Show; Track. 

Pet Afiinity— Cars (V8's). 

Pet Peeve — Boys and girls existing on vacuum. 

Ambition — Automotive engineer. 

Richard Mackey wills his name "Shadow" to anyone 
who can live up to it. 

James Krocker 

Intramural basketball; Stage Crew; Art Club; Craft Club. 
Pet Afiinity — Electricity. 
Pet Peeve — Ford V8's. 
Ambition — To join the Navy. 

Diana Mersnik 

Aeolian Choir; Junior Hiqh Recreation Club; Intra- 
murals; Archery Club; Choir; Hall Guard; National Honor 
Society; Secretary of Junior Class; President and Vice- 
President of Girls' Leaders Club; Vice-President of the 
Friendship Club; Treasurer of Student Council; Editor 
of Echo; Cheer Leader; P. A. Club; Girls' League; Vice- 
President of Hook and Needle Club; Choral Club; Hobby 
Show; Prom Committee; "Sparkin"; Book Store Manager. 

Pet Affinity — Brown eyes. 

Pet Peeve — People who take a lot for granted. 

Ambition — To travel. 

Diana Mersnik wills a simple hairdo to Coleen Moore. 

Violet Mihcxlich 

Hall Guard: Whirlo Club; Knitting Club; Hobby Show; 
Friendship Club; Echo Stall; Choral Club; Dancing Club; 
Arts and Craft. 

Pet Aflinity — Writing cheerful letters to lonely G. I.'s. 
especially a certain gunner. 

Pet Peeve — Loud mouths and cranky people. 

Ambition — To live a cheerful life and be a success in 
office work. 

Violet Mihalich wills her height to Rose Lusnak who is 
forever moaning, and her ability to make good to Ramona 

Richard Orend 

Stage Crew; Hobby Show; Intramurals: Travel Club: 
Hall Guard; Dramatics; Football. 

Pet Affinity — Navy. 
Pet Peeve — Army. 
Ambition — To own a 
Richard Orend wills 

nite club. 

his nick-name 

"Knob." to Nick 

Parziale because he needs it. 

George Miller 

Card Club; Echo; Whirlo Club; Camera Club; Hall 
Guard; Hobby Show. 

Pet Affinity — Good looking girls. 

Pet Peeve— Getting up in the morning. 

Ambition — To own a store. 

George Miller wills his ability to stay out of Deten- 
tion Hall to Tom Keay. 

Elaine Perusek 

Choir: Junior Recreation Club; Aeolian Choir; Student 
Council; Intramurals; Whirlo Club; Big Night; Card Club; 
Friendship Club. 

Pet Affinity — Food. 

Pet Peeve — Conceited people. 

Ambition — To be a model. 

Elaine Perusek wills her left-handed shorthand to anyone 
who needs it. 

Richard Neiman 

Hall Guard; Stage Crew; Intramural Basketball; Echo 
Staff; Vice President of the Stage Crew; Hobby Show. 

Petty Affinity — S 1/c. 

Pet Peeve — Privates and apple polishers. 

Ambition — To beat Mr. Vollman's demerit system. 

Richard Neiman wills his ability to read other people's 
letters to Mike Kocjan. 

Joan Pfaff 

Friendship Club; Aeolian Choir; S. S. S. Choir; Intra- 
murals; "Seven Little Rebels"; Reporters Club; Hall Guard; 
Handicraft Club. 

Pet Affinity — Sailors. 

Pet Peeve — Meat loaf. 

Ambition— Enjoy life. 

Joan Pfaff reluctantly wills her typing eraser to Cliff 
Boyce who will make good use of it. 

Julius Nicola 

"Seven Little Rebels"; Dancing Club; Band; Football; 
Hall Guard; Basketball; Student Council; Third Prize in 
Ceramics at Hobby Show. 

Pet Affinity — Blondes. 

Pet Peeve — Red-headed clarinet players. 

Ambition — To be a high-class hobo. 

Julius Nicola wills his ability to play a clarinet to Don 

Nellie Podbergar 

Junior High Recreation; Intramurals; Choir; Polka Club; 
Birthday Board; Handicraft Club; War Recreation and 
Service Club; Card Club; Friendship Club; Arts and Crafts 
Club; Co-op Student; Dancing Club. 

Pet Affinity — A certain sergeant in the U. S. Army. 

Pet Peeve — People who can't make up their minds. 

Ambition — To travel around the U. S. A. and make good 
in the world. 

Nellie Podbergar wills her job in the office at school 
to a future co-op student. 

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Irene Proprotnik 

Ceemoh Club; Knitting Club; Star Gazing Club; Sewing 

Pet Affinity — Sewing. 

Pet Peeve — Catty people and boys. 

Ambition — To be a success. 

Irene Proprotnik wills her long skirts to her sister Doris. 

Jeanne Sawhill 

National Honor Society; Student Council; Front Page 
Echo Editor; Debate Team; Cafeteria Cashier; Public Ad 
dress Club; Alumni Service; Archery Club; Secretary 
Hook and Needle Club; President Hobby Show; Aeolian 
Choir; Hall Guard; Friendship Club; Junior Prom Com- 
mittee, Girl's League; Intramurals; Dancing Club; "Victory 
Home"; and "Watch Out for Spooks." 

Pet Affinity — Euclid Central's Male Alumni. 

Pet Peeve — Two Years of Chemistry II. 

Ambition — To be a Social Worker. 

Jeanne Sawhill wills her natural red hair to all those 
girls who are making H2 02 scarce. 

Gilbert Rathbun 

Student Council President; Football; Basketball; Hall 
Guard; Junior Class President. 

Pet Affinity — Bachelorhood. 

Pet Peeve — Women. 

Ambition — To do well in everything. 

Gilbert Rathbun wills his athletic letters to Willie Osten- 

Harry Schassberger 

Hall Guard; Football; Bird Club; Baseball; Intramurals; 
Chess and Checker Club; P. A. Operator. 

Pet Affinity — Girls. 

Pet Peeve — People who don't know what they are 
talking about. 

Ambition — To live a happy life. 

Harry Schassberger wills his athletic ability to Willy 

Don Rieder 

"Seven Little Rebels"; Junior High Recreation Club; Pres- 
ident of the Sophomore Class; Stage Crew; Hi-Y; Hall 
Guard; Wrestling; Track; Assistant in the Hobby Show; 
Intramural Basketball; Stage Crew President; President of 
the Senior Class; Captain of the Track Team. 

Pet Affinity — Country girls. 

Pet Peeve — People who talk about what they are going 
to do. and never follow thru. 

Ambition — To be a success in the theater. 

Don Rieder leaves his partial plate to "Smiling Joe" 

Patsy Sheldon 

National Honor Society; Band; Student Council; Music 
Award; Stamp and Bond Chairman. 

Pet Affinity— A fellow with blond, curly hair and brown 

Pet Peeve — Green peas. 

Ambition — To loaf out West on a ranch. 

Patsy Sheldon wills her sunny outlook on life to Red 
Kollmorgan, president of the moaner's club. 

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Art Roth 

Camera Club; Hi-Y; Stage Crew; Movie Club; Choir. 
Pet Affinity — Girls. 

Pet Peeve — The saying "1 hate to tell you." 
Ambition — To join the Navy. 

Laverne Smith 

Junior High Recreation Club; Reporters Club; Hall 
Guard; Movie Club; Whirlo Club; Friendship Club; Echo 
Staff; Intramurals; Shut-in Board; Co-op Class; Echo Dance 

Pet Affinity — Traveling. 

Pet Peeve— Mr. D. V. Smith. 

Ambition — To be a photographer. 

Laverne Smith wills a key to the Co-op's English Hand- 
book to Mr. D. V. Smith. 

Nancy Spurrier 

President of Ceemoh Club; Hall Guard; Friendship Club 
Intramurals; Aeolian Choir; President of Reporters Club 
Etiquette Board; Knitting Club; Leaders Club; Echo Club 
Arts and Crafts Club; Hobby Show. 

Pet Affinity — Food. 

Pet Peeve — Dieting. 

Ambition — To be a successful secretary. 

Pat Terrill 

Camera Club; Stage Crew; President of Movie Club; 
Treasurer of Hi-Y; Hall Guard; Intramurals. 

Pet Affinity — A certain Andrews girl named Pat. 

Pet Peeve — Oil burning Ford's. 

Ambition — To be a successful mechanic. 

Pat Terrill wills his ability in automotives to Mr. 

Joan Steverding 

Choir; Whirlo Club; Friendship Club; Service to the 
Hobby Show; "Victory Home"; "Thank You Doctor"; Card 

Pet Affinity — A certain Shore graduate in the Marines.. 

Pet Peeve — Trying to tell something to someone who 
is preoccupied. 

Ambition — To become a good nurse and go overseas 
with the Army Nurse Corps. 

Joan Steverding wills her red hair to Nancy Jo Norton 
because she tried so hard. 

Dan Tirabasso 

President of Freshman Class; Freshman Football; Junior 
High Recreation Club; Intramurals; Hi-Y; P. A. Club; 
Chief P. A. Operator; Baseball; Basketball Score Keeper; 
Echo Sports Editor; Usher. 

Pet Affinity — Painesville. 

Pet Peeve — Painesville. 

Ambition — Commercial radio. 

Dan Tirabasso wills his locker No. 8 in the lower hall, 
which always smells of perfume, to Bob Lyman. 

Dick Stewart 

Hall Guard; Junior High Recreation Club; Track; Danc- 
ing Club; "Victory Home"; Hi-Y; Hobby Show; Card Club; 

Pet Afiinity— Feather bobs. 

Pet Peeve — Silver threads among the black. 

Ambition — To keep on the good side of everybody. 

Dick Stewart wills "Little Joe" to Dolores Gribbons who 
can use him to pep her up in sad moments. 

Carol Verbsky 

Band; Friendship Club; Dancing Club; Intramurals; 
Echo Staff; Co-op Student. 

Pet Affinity — A certain motorcycle and its owner. 

Pet Peeve — "Share-the-ride" drivers. 

Ambition — To be an aviatrix and enjoy life. 

Carol Verbsky wills her marks in "the little black book" 
to any unfortunate who does not have any. 

Josephine Susnik 

Pet Affinity — Convertibles. 
Pet Peeve — Mr. D. V. Smith. 
Ambition — To be a success. 

Josephine Susnik wills some of her father's gasoline to 
Barbara Zuber who doesn't have enough. 

Clarice Wade 

Friendship Club; Junior High Recreation; Senior High 
Band; Senior High Orchestra; Junior High Home Economics 
Club; Hall Guard; "Too Many Marys"; Accompanist for 
soloists; First Place in Flute Solo Contest; First Place in 
Flute Trio Contest; Flute Quartet; Flute Duet; Assistant 
Chairman in Vocational Guidance. 

Pet Affinities — The music of Mozart and Beethoven and 
neat dressers.. 

Pet Peeve — Girls who wear clothes that are extra 
large in size. 

Ambition — To teach instrumental music in public schools 
and to be a flutist in a symphony orchestra. 

Clarice Wade wills Mr. Harper some peace and quiet 
at band and orchestra rehearsals. 

Ruth Walland 

Hall Guard; Reporters Club; Dancing Club. S.S.S. Club: 
Intramurals; Girls' Leaders Club; Friendship Club; Card 
Club; Knitting Club; Get Well Board. 

Pet Affinity — Good looking fellows with convertibles. 

Pet Peeve — Commercial course and its teacher. 

Ambition — To supervise jobs and enjoy life. 

Ruth Walland wills her small stature to Carol Barber. 

Lucille Wutchiett 

Dancing Club; Polka Club; Intramurals; Friendship Club; 
Card Club; Hall Guard. 

Pet Affinity — A bass player. 

Pet Peeve — To own my own dress shop. 

Lucille Wutchiett wills Bruno Pertecig to anyone in the 
Junior Class who will keep up a conversation with him 
in his study halls. 

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