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EDITION 



Vol. 47 



Published by National Alumni Association of Oglethorpe University 



Fall 1964 No. 4 



Beall Elected President 



Dr. Paul R. Beall, of Annapolis, Maryland, educator and nationally-known 
management consultant to aerospace industries, has been elected president of 
Oglethorpe University in Atlanta, Georgia. 

Election of Dr. Beall by the Oglethorpe board of trustees was announced 
by Virgil W. Milton, board chairman. 

He succeeds Dr. Donald Agnew, who resigned in February to head a major 
foundation project in college and secondary school education. 

Dr. Beall assumed his duties as president of the 49-year-old institution 
October 1. In the interim Dean George C. Seward has served as acting president. 

Mr. Milton said a special committee of trustees and faculty members has 
spent the last six months searching for a new Oglethorpe president. 

"We have interviewed a number of persons," Mr. Milton said. "We are 
confident that we have found exactly the right man. He will lead Oglethorpe 
through an important expansion program that will include a number of new 
buildings and an increase in the student body from its present 450 to approxi- 
mately 1,000." 



Dr. Beall is a native of Des Moines, 
Iowa. He was graduated from Grinnell 
College in 1932 with an AB degree in 
economics. He studied law at Harvard 
University in 1935-36, and received an 
MA degree in speech and speech sci- 
ence from the University of Michigan 
in 1940. 

He received a Ph.D. in speech and 
English from Pennsylvania State Uni- 
versity in 1948. 

He taught speech and English at the 
University of Michigan 1939-41 and at 
Pennsylvania State University 1941-50. 

In 1950, Dr. Beall became director 
of information for the Research and 
Development Board of the Defense De- 
partment, Washington, D. C., and in 
1952 served as scientific advisor to the 
commanding general of Air Research 
and Development Command of the 
U. S. Air Force in Baltimore. On a 
number of other occasions he has 
served as scientific advisor to various 
air force commands in this country and 
abroad. 



He was advisor to the original faculty 
group that established the U. S. Air 
Force Academy. 

Since 1960 Dr. Beall has served as 
management consultant on oral and 
written presentations for numerous 
firms in the aerospace industry. 

His current clients include Lockheed 
Aircraft Corporation, the Martin-Mari- 
etta Company, Westinghouse Electric 
Corporation, the General Precision 
Company and the Allison Division of 
General Motors. 

He is a past president of the Na- 
tional Conference on Administration 
of Research, a member of several pro- 
fessional societies and of the Cosmos 
Club, Washington, D. C. 

'I am enthusiastic about the challenge 
and the opportunity at Oglethorpe," 
said Dr. Beall. "Both industry and 
education have learned that the most 
important need for young people today 
is to learn how to live a good life — not 
merely how to make a good living. 
Oglethorpe has pioneered in this field, 
and its contributions are now being 




Or. Paul R. Beall 

recognized throughout the educational 
world." He said the first steps in the 
expansion of the college will be the 
building of a new library, a new science 
building and two dormitories in order 
to provide facilities for a student body 
approximately twice as large as the 
present one. 



DINNER DANCE 
January 16, 1965 

Circle your calendar now. The 
Annual Dinner Dance will be 
held at the Standard Town & 
Country Club, Saturday, January 
16th, 1965. 

Details Later 



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P.U AAUW 



Fall Issue 1964 



Published seven times a year in July, September, Oc- 
tober, January, March, April and May by Oglethorpe 
University, Atlanta, Georgia. 



OFFICERS 

E. P. "Penny" Jones '61 President 

Marvin Lawson, '58 Vice President 

Pinkie Gates Harris, '34 Vice President 

Eleanore MacKenzie, '59 Sec. -treasurer 



DIRECTORS 



Annette Vincent, '34 
Benton Greenleaf, '63 
Sam Hirsch, Jr., '49 



EX-OFFICIO 

Howard Axelberg, '40 
Howard Thranhardt, '35 
Joyce B. Minors, '57 

EDITOR 

Mrs. Joyce B. Minors "57 



Take Advantage 
of Your Advantages 

As a reminder, Oglethorpe Univer- 
sity's women graduates are now eligible 
for membership in the American Asso- 
ciation of University Women. 

This organization was founded to in- 
crease educational opportunities for 
women and to enlarge the fields where 
these women could put their training to 
use. Today with over 155,000 mem- 
bers and 1500 branches in the 50 
states, the District of Columbia and 
Guam, they still pursue their original 
purpose. Because of their number and 
work, they speak representatively for 
the American woman university or 
college graduate. 

For further information concerning 
this organization, Atlanta residents 
should contact Mrs. J. F. Anderson, 
6533 Cherrytree Lane, N. E., Atlanta, 
Georgia. Alumae residing out of At- 
lanta and out of state should contact 
their area representative. 



A Summary of Alumni Giving Since 1956 





AMOUNT (including 


NUMBER OF 


YEAR 


in-kind gifts) 


KNOWN ALUMNI 


1955-56 


$433.00 


— 


1956-58 


$1,576.00 


— 


1957-58 


$3,015.00 


— 


1958-59 


$5,298.00 


— 


1959-60 


$7,420.00 


— 


1960-61* 


$24,977.00 (683 donors: 1 large gift) 


3100 


1961-62*# 


$28,780.00 (976 donors: 2 large gifts plus 


1 auto) 3420 


1962-63 # 


$24,352.00 (760 donors: auto) 


4079 


1963-64 


$22,099.00 (913 donors) 


4100 


1964-65 


— 


4230 



*In these two years, large donations were contributed but due to circumstances of the indi- 
viduals involved the donations were not repeated in subsequent years. 

#In these two years automobiles were donated to the college by alumni which increased the 
in-kind gift total for the year. 

In 1960 the pledge envelope system was introduced in the alumni giving 
campaign and as evidenced by the increase in the amount donated certainly 
warrants its continued use. This system replaces the dues idea which was a limit- 
ing element in the amount of contributions which could be expected to the college. 

In 1963 a concentrated effort was made to locate the alumni who for one 
reason or other had become "lost". As a result of this, the alumni mailing list 
has been increased by about 1000 new names. 

1963-64. Although the total donated to the college was not as much as the 
previous thre'e years, (see * and # above and excluding the large gifts) more 
was contributed by the alumni than ever before. 



The President's 

Corner 

Mainstream of 

American 

Education 

"The woods are lovely, dark, and 
deep, but I have promises to keep, 
and miles to go before I sleep." 

Robert Frost Wrote . . . 

School spirit is something that can 
make a difference in the life of an edu- 
cation institution. Through the years, 
Oglethorpe University has maintained 
an active "school spirit." 

In more recent years. Coach Pin- 
holster and former Booster Club Presi- 
dent Steve Schmidt has built upon 
Oglethorpe's "school spirit" of the 20's 
and 30's. Renewed interest in athletics 
and college financial support has been 
a direct result of their efforts. All 
alumni should be appreciative to them 
for their endeavor in building "school 
spirit" among students and alumni. 

Our school spirit must continue to 
carry over into all phases of the life of 
the college. Alumni are to be congrat- 
ulated upon responding to a call for 
financial support last year by the great- 
est number of individual contributions 
in a number of years. This is an indica- 
tion of continuing "school spirit." 

Oglethorpe University has earned a 
place at the "top of the ladder" in aca- 
demic achievement. We have risen to 
the peak in athletics among the small 
colleges. We will continue to have suc- 
cess as long as Oglethorpe Alumni con- 
tinue their "school spirit." 

We have "miles to go before . . . 
sleep" in building a college second to 
none. The mainstream of American 
Education is a strong and vital force in 
world leadership. We have "promises to 
keep." Let us all strive for excellance 
in education. Our "school spirit for 
Oglethorpe can do much for contribut- 
ing to a better world of tomorrow 
through developing leaders in all fields 
to meet the promises made to a chang- 
ing complex world. Your "school spirit" 
is vital ! We need more of it ! 



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The Flying Petrel 



New Faculty Appointments 



With the increased enrollment of 
Oglethorpe Uni\ersity, seven full time 
and two part time faculty members 
have been added to the teaching staff. 
The student body is expected to reach 
approximately 650 students this fall 
with 450 in the day classes and 200 at 
night. 

The new faculty members are: 

Dr. Constantine Cappas, Associate 
Professor of Chemistry, comes to Ogle- 
thorpe from Princeton University. Dr. 
Cappas, a native of Cairo, Egypt, re- 
ceived his B.A. from Bcrea College 
and the Ph.D. from the University of 
Florida. Also, he taught at the Univer- 
sity of Florida. 

Mr. Philip F. Palmer, will be an 
Associate Professor of Political Science. 
Mr. Palmer received the B.A. and M.A. 
degrees from the University of New 
Hampshire and is a candidate for the 
Ph.D. degree at the University of Wis- 
consin. He previously taught at the 
Green Bay Center of the University 
of Wisconsin. 

Mr. Randall H. Dosher, Assistant 
Professor of History, comes from the 
University of North Carolina where 
he received both the B.A. and M.A. de- 
gree. He is presently a candidate for 
the Ph.D. degree at that institution and 
will receive it this year. 

Mr. Mohamed Kian, Assistant Pro- 
fessor of Psychology, recei\'ed the B.S. 
and M.S. degrees at Utah State Univer- 
sity. In Utah, he was the director of the 



psychometrics laboratory at the Uni- 
versity. He pre\'iously taught at Troy 
State College in Alabama. Mr. Kian is 
a native of Iran. 

Mr. Vandall K. Brock, Assistant 
Professor of English, is a native Geor- 
gian and received his B.A. from Emory 
University. He obtained his M.A. and 
M F.A. degrees from Iowa State Uni- 
versity where he previously taught 
under a fellowship. Mr. Brock has 
had many poems published and is the 
recipient of several poetry awards. 

Mr. Robert W. Loftin, Assistant 
Professor of Philosophy, is an Ogle- 
thorpe graduate. He was awarded the 
M.A. degree from Florida State Uni- 
versity where he is presently a candi- 
date for the Ph.D. degree. 

Mrs. Beverly K. Schaffer, Assistant 
Professor of Economics, is a graduate 
of Wilson college and is presently a 
candidate at Duke University for her 
Ph.D. degree. She previously taught at 
Agnes Scott. 

Miss E. Virginia Bowers will be a 
part time instructor in Biology. Miss 
Bowers is a native of Atlanta and re- 
ceived her A.B. and M.S. degrees from 
Emory University. She is a member of 
Phi Beta Kappa and has taught at 
Emory. 

Mrs. Raymonde Hilley will be a 
part time instructor in French. She ob- 
tained her LL.B. and M.Ph. degrees 
from the Sorbonne in Paris and has also 
worked in the French Foreign Service. 



What's New With You? 

You are the most important person we know. That is why we want to 
know what you are doing, what milestones you have reached in your business, 
what honors you have received in your civic and social affairs and news of 
your family. 

Help your friends in your good fortunes by filling in the box below, 
now. Send it to the Editor, The Flying Petrel, Oglethorpe University, Atlanta, 
Georgia. 



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Why 
Oglethorpe 

A few days ago while trying to catch 
my breath after a game of "pitch" with 
my five year old, I asked him, what, in 
addition to a fireman and bulldozer 
operator, he wanted to be when he 
grew up. His reply was that he wanted 
to be a doctor. While contemplating 
this reply many things came to mind. 
Among other things I thought of where 
he should get the training for such a 
career. It took no budding genius to 
think of Oglethorpe as the place for 
pre-medical training. But then, I asked 
myself, 'why Oglethorpe"? There are 
as many answers to this question as 
there are alumni. I personally feel that 
the type of education offered there 
cannot be equalled anywhere. This is 
so because few institutions attempt to 
gi\e the student the all round approach 
found there. And moreover, few insti- 
tutions can give it because most do not 
have the intent, the academic freedom 
or the overall atmosphere to allow it. 
Something else too — they do not have 
an Abbott, a Cressy, a Goslin or a 
Seward to provide it to the students. 

As my thoughts rambled on, I won- 
dered if there would be an Oglethorpe 
for my son to attend when he became a 
young man. I came to the conclusion 
that there may not be unless its chal- 
lenges and needs on all fronts are 
thoroughly met. I know the faculty and 
administration will meet their chal- 
lenges if they are given the tools to do 
so. One of these tools is staunch finan- 
cial support from alumni and friends. 
I know we, her alumni, can and will 
meet our part of the need if we will 
stop to think what the word Oglethorpe 
means to us. 

I pledge to meet part of our chal- 
lenge to preserve the "Oglethorpe 
Idea"! Will you do likewise when the 
opportunity is presented in the very 
near future? 

^lla~vi.n _Z.a(i-io/2, C-kaixnian 
Voza-azd OLjUtfioxJ2S. \)unJ. 

Page 3 



Alumni Receive 
Advance Degrees 



This past summer there was an un- 
precedented number of Oglethorpe 
graduates receiving advanced degrees 
from graduate schools. They are as 
follows: 

Emily Betts Gregory, '35, was awarded 
the Ph.D. degree in English from the 
University of Georgia this past summer. 

Miss Mary Helen Gore, '52, received 
a Master's degree in Elementary Edu- 
cation from George Peabody College 
this past summer. Miss Gore teaches 
social studies in 5th, 6th and 7th grades 
on WETV in Atlanta. 

Carol Davis Harris, '54, received the 
Master of Arts degree from Southern 
Illinois University this past summer. 

Mrs. Earl T. Peck (Gladys Case), '54, 

has received the diploma for Advanced 
Study in Teaching from Emory Univer- 
sity this past summer. Mrs. Peck is 
currently with the Physical Education 
Department of the Atlanta Public 
Schools and is teaching a "Fun'n Fit- 
ness" program on WETV. 

Wayne Dobbs, '61, received the Mas- 
ter's degree from George Peabody Col- 
lege this past summer. Mr. Dobbs has 
been appointed director of athletics at 
Belmont College in Nashville, Tennes- 
see. 

Sam Hudgins, '61, received the M.A. 
degree in physical education from 
George Peabody College. Mr. Hudgins 
will teach and coach at Sequoyah High 
School in Doraville this fall. 

Eleanor (Bonnie) McGurn, '62, has 

finished the requirements for the Mas- 
ter of Science degree at the Radiation 
Biology Institute at the University of 
Tennessee and is currently in the doc- 
toral program in Biology at Western 
Reserve University in Cleveland. 



Dollar for Dollar 



Your gift to Oglethorpe can be matched if the company you work for is listed 
in the following roster. 

An increasing number of firms have joined the list, maintaining "matching 
gift" programs as part of their over-all programs of support of American education. 

You are the reason for these matching gift programs. Your employer is 
offering support to your school in recognition of the contribution you, as an edu- 
cated person, are making to your company. 



Abbott Laboratories 

Aeroglide Corp. 

Aetna Life Affiliated Companies 

Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. 

Allegheny Ludlum Steel Corp. 

Aluminum Co. of America 

American Brake Shoe Co. 

American Express Co. 

American & Foreign Power Co., Inc. 

American Home Products Corp. 

American Potash & Chemical Corp. 

American Smelting and Refining Co. 

American Sugar Refining Co. 

Armstrong Cork Co. 

Alhos Steel and Aluminum, Inc. 

Atlas Chemical Industries, Inc. 

Atlas Rigging and Supply Co. 

Bank of New York 

Barton-Gillet Co. 

Berks County Trust Co. 

Bishop Trust Co., Ltd. 

Bloch Brothers Tobacco Co. 

Boston Manufacturers Mutual Ins. Co. 

Bristol Myers Co. 

Brown and Root Inc. 

Burlington Industries 

Cabot Corp., Mass. 

Campbell Soup Co. 

Canadian Gen. Electric Co., Ltd. 

The Carborundum Co. 

Carpenter Steel Co. 

Carter Products. Inc. 

Cerro Corp. 

Chase Manhattan Bank 

Chemical Bank N. Y. Trust Co. 

Chicopee Manufacturing Corp. 

Chrysler Corp. 

Cleveland Electric Illuminating Co. 

Clevite Corp. 

James B. Clow & Sons, Inc. 

Coats & Clark Inc. 

Columbian Carbon Co. 

Combustion Engineering 

Conn. General Life Ins. Co. 

Conn. Light and Power Co. 

Conn. Mutual Life Ins. Co. 

Consolidation Coal Co. 

Consumers Power Co. 

Container Corp. of America 

The Continental Ins. Cos. 

Continental Oil Co. 

Cook Foundation, Conn. 

Copley Newspapers 

Corn Products Co. 

Corning Glass Works Co. 

Crouse-Hinds Co. 



Deering-Milliken, Inc. 

.Diamond Alkali Co. 

Diamond Crystal Salt Co. 

Dow Corning Corp. 

Draper Corp. 

Wilbur B. Driver Co. 

Easton Car and Construction 

Ebasco Services, Inc. 

Electric Bond Share Co. 

Dow Chemical Co. 

Esso Education Foundation 

Ex-Cell-O Corp. 

Fafnir Bearing Co. 

Ferro Corp. 

First Nat. Bank of Hawaii 

Firemen's Mutual Ins. Co. 

Ford Motor Co. 

Ford Motor Co. of Canada, Ltd. 

Forty-Eight Insulations, Inc. 

E. & J. Gallo Winery 

Gardner-Denver Co. 

General Ttronics Corp. 

General Electric Co. 

General Foods Corp. 

General Foods Limited 

General Mills, Inc. 

General Public Utilities Corp. 

M. A. Gesner of Illinois, Inc. 

Gibbs & Hill, Inc. 

Ginn and Co. 

Glidden Co., Ohio 

B. F. Goodrich Co. 

W. T. Grant Co. 

The Griswold-Eshleman Co. 

Gulf Oil Corp. 

Gulf States Utilities Co. 

Harris-Intertype Corp. 

Harsco Corp. 

Hawaiian Telephone Co. 

Hercules Powder Co. 

Hewlett-Packard Co. 

Hill Acme Co., Ohio 

Honeywell, Inc. 

Hooker Chemical Corp. 

J. M. Huber Corp. 

Hughes Aircraft Co. 

Hussman Refrigerator Co. 

Insurance Co. of North America 

International Bus. Machines Corp. 

International Tel. & Tel. Corp. 

Jefferson Mills, Inc. 

Jewel Tea Co. 

Johnson & Higgins 

Johnson & Johnson 

S. C. Johnson & Son, Inc. 

Jones & Laughlin Steel Corp. 



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The Flying Petrel 



Kaiser Steel Corp. 

Kern County Land Co. 

Walter Kidde Constructors 

Kidder. Peahody & Co. 

Kimberly-Clark Corp. 

Kingsbury Machine Tool Corp. 

Richard C. Knight Ins. Agency, Inc. 

H. Kohnstanim & Co., Inc. 

Lehigh Portland Cement Co. 

Lever Brothers Co. 

P. Lorillard Co. 

Lubrizol Corp. 

Lummus Co. 

Lustra Plastics Corp. 

Mallinckrodt Chemical Works 

P. R. Mallory &Co., Inc. 

Manufacturers Hanover Trust Co. 

Marine Midland Trust Co. of N. Y. 

Matalene Surgical Instruments Co. 

Maytag Co. 

McCormick & Co., Inc. 

McGraw-Hill Publishing Co. 

Medusa Portland Cement Co. 

Mellon Nat. Bank and Trust Co. 

Merck & Co., Inc. 

H & T Chemicals Inc. 

Middlesex Mutual Assurance Co. 

Midland-Ross Corp. 

Miehle-Goss-Dexter, Inc. 

Monticcllo Life Ins. Co. 

Morgan Engineering Co. 

Mutual Boiler and Machinery Ins. Co. 

Mutual of Omaha-United of Omaha 

National Cash Register Co. 

National Distillers and Chemical Corp. 

National Lead Co. 

Natural Gas Pipeline Co. of America 

New England Gas/ Electric Assoc. System 

New England Merchants Nat. Bank 

New England Mutual Life Ins. Co. 

New York Trap Rock Corp. 

Norton Co., Mass. 

John Nuveen & Co. 

Oklahoma Gas & Electric Co. 

Olm Mathieson Chemical Corp. 

Ortho Pharmaceutical Corp. 

Owens-Corning Fiberglas Corp. 

Pennsalt Chemicals Corp. 

Pennsylvania Power & Light Co. 

Penton Publishing Co. 

Personal Products Corp. 

Petro-Tex Chemicals Corp. 

Phelps Dodge Corp. 

Philip Morris, Inc. 

Phillips Petroleum Co. 

Pillsbury Co., Minn. 

Pitney-Bowes, Inc. 

Pittsburgh Nat. Bank 

Pittsburgh Plate Glass Co. 

Preformed Line Products Co. 

Putnam Management Co., Inc. 

Quaker Chemical Corp. 

Ralston Purina Co. 

The Paul Revere Life Ins. Co. 

R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. 

Riegel Textile Corp. 

Rockefeller, Office of the Messrs. 

Rockwell Manufacturing Co. 

Rockwell-Standard Corp. 

Rust Engineering Co. 

Sanborn Co. 

Schering Corp. 

Scott Paper Co. 

Joseph E. Seagram & Sons, Inc. 

Sealright-Oswego Falls Corp. 

Security Nat. aBnk of Long Island 



Security Van Lines, Inc. 

Selby, Battersby & Co. 

Seton Leather Co. 

Shamrock Oil and Gas Corp. 

Sharon Steel Corp. 

Simmons Co., N. Y. 

Simonds Saw and Steel Co. 

Sinclair Oil Corp. 

Singer Co. 

Smith Kline & French Laboratories 

Smith-Lee Co.. Inc., N. Y. 

Spencer Chemical Co. 

Sperry & Hutchison Co. 

Spruce Falls Power and Paper Co., Ltd. 

Stackpole Carbon Co, 

Stauffer Chemical Co. 

J. P. Stevens & Co., Inc. 

Stevens Candy Kitchens. Inc. 

W. H. Sweney & Co. 

Tektronix, Inc. 

Tennessee Gas Transmission Co. 

Textron Inc. 

J. Walter Thompson Co. 

J, T. Thorpe Co. 

Towers, Perrin, Forster & Crosby, Inc. 

Towmotor Corp. 

Travelers Insurance Companies 

Turner Construction Co. 

Union Oil Co. of California 

United Clay Mines Corp. 

United Illuminating Co. 

United States Trusfco. of N. Y. 

U. S. Borax 

Varian Associates 

Victaulic Co. of America 

Warner Brothers Co., Conn. 

Watkins-Johnson Co. 

Charles J. Webb Sons Co.. Inc. 

Western Publishing Co. 

Westinghouse Air Brake Co. 

Whirlpool Corp. 

John Wiley & Sons. Inc. 

Williams & Co., Penn. 

Wolverine Shoe and Tanning Corp. 

Worcester Pressed Steel Co. 

Worthington Corp. 

Wyandotte Chemicals Corp. 

Xerox Corporation 

Young & Rubicam, Inc. 

Total: 238 Companies 



(Eirtk. 



Charles R. ("57) and Lois Ciipson an- 
nounce the birth of a son, Patil Ray, 
on August 7th. The Gipsons reside in 
Meridian, Mississippi. 



Mr. & Mrs. William B. Christian (Bar- 
bara James) '59/ "62, announce the 
birth of a daughter, Kimberly Lynn, on 
July 25th. The Christians make their 
home in Charlotte, N. C, where Mr. 
Christian is associated with the Boy 
Scouts of America. 



Mr. & Mrs. G. P. Boston (Karin Brown, 
'62), announce the birth of a son, Greg- 
ory Karl, last June, 1964. The family 
is residing in Melbourne, Florida. 



Mr. & Mrs, Alfred Long (Joyce "Misty" 
Tebeau, '63), announce the birth of a 
son, Alfred McCoy, Jr., on June 19, 
1964. 



What's New With You? 

You are the most important person we know. That is why we want to 
know what you are doing, what milestones you have reached in your business, 
what honors you have received in your civic and social affairs and news of 
your family. 

Help your friends in your good fortunes by filling in the box below, 
now. Send it to the Editor, The Flying Petrel, Oglethorpe University, Atlanta, 
Georgia. 



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Oglethorpe Sports 



Oglethorpe University sports began 
in full swing as October ushered in 
Autumn. Soccer took the headline as 
the 1964-65 opening competitive sport 
and basketball practice officially began 
on October 15. 

In soccer, Coach Billy Carter has 
organized what is expected to be his 
finest team in the four years of the 
sport's existence. Returning eight let- 
termen from last season's 1-7-2 record, 
the Stormy Petrels were able to assem- 
ble 23 men for the total squad, a fact 
that Coach Carter finds comforting. 

"Until this year," Carter emphasized, 
"we only had 12 or 13 men report for 
soccer, and it was difficult forming a 
representative team. But with 23 men, 
we have ample substitutes and the team 
has been greatly strengthened. Too, 
having eight men back from last year 
gives us a pretty good core to work 
with." 

The returnees are Roy Cowart, Ed 
Daffin, Jack Grubb, Ben Hargrove, Jeff 
Hayden, Andy Holland, Tim Marx, 
Pete Outhwaite, Robert Richards and 
Glen Rose. 

Oglethorpe's soccer opponents are 
among the finest in the South and in- 
clude Emory University, Emory-at- 
Oxford, Belmont Abbey, Berry, St. 
Bernard, Furman University and 
Davidson. With the exception of David- 
son, Furman and Belmont Abbey, the 
Petrels were to meet each team twice. 

In the season's first two games, Ogle- 
thorpe fell in defeat — a 2-1 margin by 
St. Bernard and an 8-0 blanking by 
Davidson. 

"From the first two games it may 
sound as though we're in for a rough 
time," Carter explained. "But those are 
two of the toughest teams we'll face. We 
feel certain we'll be able to win four or 
five this year." 

Hargrove, a baseball veteran, is in 
his fourth year as a soccer regular and 
serves as captain and spiritual leader 
of the Petrels. A center-forward, he 
scored O.U.'s only points in the first 
two games. 

The addition of two foreign students, 
both formally exposed to soccer in 
their native lands, has boosted the 
power of the team. Miguel Rivarola, 
who plays wing, is from Paraguay, and 
Michael Streicher, also a wing, hails 
from Germany. 

In basketball. Coach Garland Pin- 
holster faces the 1964-65 season with 
only five men back from last year, but 



the new faces add a sparkle that could 
turn into a highly successful glow. 

Back are guard Ray Thomas, who is 
the pulse-beat of the club, guard Bill 
Garrigan, center Walker Heard, center 
Jimbo Hartlage, and forward Billy 
Parker. All have seen extensive service 
and are well-versed in the Oglethorpe 
system. 

But the addition of transfer guard 
Wayne Johnson (Headland High 
School, via Young Harris College) and 
ex-Georgia Tech center Jimmy Tumlin 
has strengthened the gaps of gradua- 
tion. Johnson, a 5-9 playmaker, exhibits 
the drive and leadership that should 
make him a Petrel favorite, and Tumlin, 
a 6-6, 220-pounder, has the potential 
to be a superior athlete. 

Yet, there is another bright note — 
the freshmen. Coach Pinholster has at- 
tracted six men who could greatly en- 
hance the future of basketball on the 
O.U. campus. 

From Georgia, the Petrels landed 
guard Doug Alexander (6-1) from 
Cross Keys High School; guard Jimmy 
Fain (6-0) from Decatur, and guard 
Roger Dodgen (5-9) from South Cobb. 
All were superior high school athletes 
and played on three of the state's finest 
teams. 

Also on the freshman roster are two 
high school classmates from Albion, 
111., one of the top teams in Illinois. 
The two are forward Jerry Sams (6-4) 
and forward Bill Carson (6-4). The 
other out-of-state signee is guard Roger 
Littell (6-1) from Osgood, Ind. 

Thus far Coach Pinholster has sched- 
uled 21 regular season games, opening 
on December 2 at Oglethorpe against 
Piedmont. The annual Christmas Invi- 
tational Tournament at Oglethorpe will 
be played Dec. 18 and 19, with the 
Petrels hosting Transylvania, Denison 
and Bellarmine Colleges. 

"We have a lot of hope and enthu- 
siasm for this year's team," Pinholster 
said. "Of course, we have to work 
them as units before we can tell really 
what we have. But we think it could be 
a fine squad. 

"We'll probably change our attack 
a little to fit the personnel," he con- 
tinued. "We know what our returning 
boys can do and we'll work the others 
in for the best possible effect. Right 
now, I believe it'll be an exciting team 
to watch, one of the best for the fans 
that we've had here." 




Jay Rowland Dies 

William J. (Jay) Rowland, '62, died 
unexpectedly at his home October 21, 
1964. 

Rowland, an All American player in 
high school, was regarded as one of 
the best guards to ever play on Coach 
Pinholster's team at Oglethorpe. He 
was on the varsity the four years he 
was at Oglethorpe. In addition to his 
athletic ability, he was president of his 
freshman class, parliamentarian his 
junior year and was presented the 
Boar's Head award. 

He is survived by his wife, the former 
Peggy Hartis '61, daughter Jenifer; 
parents Mr. and Mrs. W. J. Rowland, 
Sr. of Florida and one brother, Donald. 



OGLETHORPE BASKETBALL 




1964-'65 Schedule 


DATE 




OPPONENT PLACE 


December 2 




Piedmont College Oglethorpe 


5 




Belmont Abbey Gastonic, N. C. 


8 
11 




Georgia Southern Oglethorpe 
Murray State Murray, Ky. 


18& 19 


Christmas Tournament Oglethorpe 






Transylvania 






Denison 






Bellarmine 


30 




Shorter College Oglethorpe 


January 1 




Culver- Stockton Oglethorpe 


5 




Asheville-Biltmore Oglethorpe 


9 




Valdosta State Valdosto, Go. 


12 




Wilmington College Oglethorpe 


15 




Centenary Shreveport, Lo. 


16 




Northwestern St. Natchitoches, La. 


20 




St. Bernard Columbus, Go. 


23 




Cumberland College Oglethorpe 


30 




Georgia Southern Statesboro, Ga. 


February 6 




Memphis S.W. Memphis, Tenn. 


IT 




Chatt. Univ. Chattanooga, Tenn. 


13 




Valdosta State Oglethorpe 


17 




Piedmont College Demorest, Ga. 


22 




Chattanooga Univ. Oglethorpe 


26 




Asheville-Biltmore Ashevijle, N. C. 


March 1 




Shorter College Rome, Ga. 



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The Flying Petrel 



THROUGH THE YEARS 



Col. Joseph B. Duckworth, '26, retired 
captain with Eastern Air Lines, died 
July 26, 1964 in Albion, Michigan 
where he made his home. 

Col. Duckworth was commanding 
officer of Bryan Air Force Base, Bryan, 
Texas during World War II. 

Irving F. Ash, '27, has been appointed 
a Life member of the Million Dollar 
Roun Table. Life membership is an 
honor bestowed on insurance sales- 
men who have signed $ 1 ,000,000 worth 
of insurance for three or more years 
in a row. Mr. Ash has been associated 
with the Mutual of New York since 
1 936 and has made his home in Beverly 
Hills California since 1938. 

James W, Anderson, '31, has become 
state national director of the Georgia 
Association of Independent Insurance 
Agents. In this capacity, Mr. Ander- 
son will represent the Georgia Associa- 
tion on the board of directors of the 
National Association of Insurance 
Agents. 

Fulton County Chaplain W. P. (Bill) 
Allison, ^33, has been elected to the 
College of Fellows of the American 
Protestant Correctional Chaplain's As- 
sociation. 

Election to the college carries ac- 
creditation as a professional career 
chaplain. Mr. Allison's selection took 
place at the fifth annual All Countries 
Prayer Breakfast of the organization in 
Kansas City, Missouri. 



Mr. Jack Harrison, '35, has begun his 

twenty-sixth year as the Principal of 
the Main Street Grammar School in 
Blackshear, Georgia. 

Aranna M. Watson, '36, is the Assistant 

to the Executive Director, San Jacinto 
Girl Scouts in Houston, Texas. Miss 
Watson supervises the entire field staff 
and the District Coordinators of the 
district. 

Jim Hinson, '49, has been appointed 
the new principal of Brown High 
School. Mr. Hinson, formerly head of 
Gordon Elementary School, is replac- 
ing Mr. Maxwell (Red) Ivey, '46, who 
has assumed duties as the Athletic Di- 
rector of the Atlanta Public Schools. 

Bob Boggus, '49, has been named vice- 
president of Dixie Seal & Stamp Com- 
pany, according to an announcement 
made recently by Steve Schmidt, '40, 

president of the company. Mr. Boggus 
has been associated with Dixie Seal for 
three years. Prior to that time, he was 
with the graphic arts industry. 

Hunter J. Bassett, '50, and his family 
are residing in Savannah, Georgia 
where he is serving as pastor of the 
Whitefield Methodist Church. 

Mrs. Robert D. Hazen (Beverly Rich- 
ardson) '54, & family is returning to 
the Atlanta area after 10 years away 
in Germany and Reading, Pennsyl- 
vania. The Hazens will reside in De- 
catur, Georgia. 



Stanley P. Aldridge, '55, opened his of- 
fices for the practice of medicine in De- 
catur, Georgia last July, 1964. 

Joseph P. Lee, '56, has been elected 
a director of the Optimist Club of 
Forest Park, Georgia. He previously 
served as Vice-president and Secretary- 
treasurer of that organization. In addi- 
tion, Mr. Lee has been elected President 
of the Clayton County Education Asso- 
ciation. 

Mary Ann Sharp, '58, has recently been 
appointed director of the Decatur Civic 
Chorus. She has been the assistant di- 
rector for 1 years. 

The chorus, organized in 1949, has 
toured for the Third Army in Georgia, 
North and South Carolina and Alabama 
and in 1958 performed at the Interna- 
tional Music Festival at Llangollen, 
Wales and other cities throughout 
England and Europe. 

Mary Poole Defore, '59, and her hus- 
band, Jesse, are residing in Tallahassee, 
Florida while he completes work on 
his Doctorate in the Department of 
Education at Florida State University. 
Mary is teaching in the Florida public 
schools. 

Mrs. Floy Grant Moore, '60, has re- 
ceived the Valley Forge Freedom's 
Fpundation Award for Classroom 
Teachers. Mrs. Moore is a teacher at 
the Tucker (Georgia) Elemenary 
School. 



PianN 



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Alumni Dinner Dance 

January 16, 1965 



Fall 1964 



Page 7 



THROUGH THE YEARS 



Jan A. Mundorff, '60, is enrolled in 
the Graduate Program of Education 
and Training in Social Work in the 
School of Social Welfare at the Florida 
State University. 



John D. Kuiken, '62, is the newly ap- 
pointed director of the Boys' Club of 
Glendale, Arizona. Mr. Kuiken also 
recently was awarded the Master's de- 
gree from the University of California. 



Jay Millard, '63. is now associated 
with the National Aeronautic and Space 
Administration's John F. Kennedy 
Space Center at Camp Kennedy, Flor- 
ida as an Analysis-Programmer. 



J. David Chesnut, '61, has become as- 
sociated with the law firm of Gerstein 
and Carter, with offices in Chamblee, 
Georgia. 



Edward A. Leonard, '61, is a visiting 
professor in political science at Emory 
University beginning this past fall, 
1964. 



John C. Jay, '62, now serving with the 
U. S. Navy in Cahfornia, has been 
awarded a Letter of Commendation for 
his action during a recent tour in the 
Western Pacific. Ensign Jay is an engi- 
neering officer of an assault craft. 



Phyllis Parks Fierman, '63, and her 

husband are now in Enid, Oklahoma 
where he is in pilot training. Phyllis 
began teaching this past September. 



Mrs. Don E. Germano (Sara Mac 
Smith) '63, is presently teaching in 
Prince George, Virginia while her hus- 
band completes his tour of duty with 
the Judge Advocate General's Corps at 
Fort Lee. 



Morris Mitchell, '63, has accepted a 
position with St. Pius High School as 
head basketball coach for the coming 

year. 



Brenda Rosenthal, '63, became the 
bride of Lee Shonfield last June. The 
couple is making their home in Au- 
gusta, Georgia where Mr. Shonfield will 
attend the Medical College of Georgia. 



Mary Lou (Anderson) Smith, '63, and 

her husband are now stationed at 
Chanute Air Force Base (near Chicago) 
until November. 



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