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CONTENTS 



PAGE 

EDITORIAL U 

LITERARY CONTRIBUTIONS :— 

Democracy and X'ictorv Bonds Fred Hurter, Jr. 17 

The Effects of the War on the Musical World A. Thiele 18 

A Soldier's Dream C. G. Cotter 19 

The Air-raid Warden David Sumner 19 

Spring is Gone Anon. 20 

Collecting Butterflies D. S. McGibbon 20 

"/" ; Fred Hurter, Jr. 21 

The Bahamas Harry B. Sands 22 

Nassau David Sumner 25 

The Escape of the Galley Slave /. Garratt 26 

A Most Lamentable State of Affairs C. G. Cotter 28 

Penetanguishene /. A'ettleton 30 

Requiescat Fred Hurter, Jr. 30 

Pine and Moon /. Jarvis 31 

TiMMiNS W. Minthorn 32 

Self , /. L. Jarvis 32 

The Mule Train Mystery /. E. Aguayo 3i 

SCHOOL NEWS:— 

Visit of Governor-General (Prize Day) 41 

Prize List , 47 

The Head Prefect, /. E. Davis 49 

Chapel Notes: — 

Heafimaster's Address 50 

Chapel Services 53 

Music Students' Recital 55 

Literary Society: — 

Debates „ 56 

L'pper School Play — "The Bat" 57 

Cadet Corps 59 

"The Gordons" /. Nettleton 62 

Shooting 63 

ATHLETICS:— 

Sports Editorial 65 

Cricket 69 

Track and Field 74 

Colour Awards 76 

Ontario District Track Meet 77 

Swimming and Life Saving 78 

Basketball 80 

Assault-at-Arms 83 

Hockey 86 

Skiing 91 

MACDONALD HOUSE:— 

Editorial 93 

Macdonald House Plays 94 

Literary Contributions: — 

The Unfortunate Cow-Punchers R. Campbell 96 

Model Plane Building /. Y. Murdoch, Jr. 97 

Encounter with a Werewolf C. IV. Eddis 98 

Adventures on the Atlantic P. Lazenby 99 

The Reason H. A. Stevenson 100 

When I 'vas III D. Worling 101 

Three Runs . . . Not Out '. C. C. Crombie 102 

The Test R. V. Worling 102 

Athletics: — 

Hockey , 103 

Cricket , 106 

OLD BOYS' SECTION:— 

O.H.M.S Ill 

"Behold!" Vaughn Williams 122 

Mail Bag 123 

Births 133 

Marriages 134 

Old Boys' Dinner 135 

Annual Meeting ..., 138 

Treasurer's Report 140 

BOYS IN ATTENDANCE AT THE SCHOOL 142-148 

ADVERTISING AND SKITS 143-152 



Cl)c ^t jantireUj's College 

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JHib^^ummer 1941 



REVIEW STAFF 

Adviser — Mr. Hewitt 

Editor — R. G. Kilgour 

Co-Editor — F"red Hurter 

Old Boys' Section — Mr. Hewitt 

Art and Photograf^hy — B. M. Milligan 

School Nezvs — C. G. Cotter, I. L. Colquhoun 

Sports — E. M. Ballon 

Advertising — W. M. MacPherson 



MACDONALD HOUSE 

Adviser — Mr. Ives 
Editors — C. VV. Eddis. C. C. Crombie 




His Excellency the Governor General, and the Headmaster, 

DURING Inspection of the Guard of Honour, 

Prize Day, June 17th, 1941 




EDITORIAL 



IN order to direct the course of our lives to-day it is necessary to con- 
' sider even our trivial affairs with respect to world events. For this 
reason not even the editorial of a School magazine would be adequately 
expressed unless the life of the School was portrayed in relation to the 
war. Although we should not let unexpected victories or defeats cause 
us to be slack at our present job, yet we must not forget that our Empire is 
fighting a life and death struggle with a powerful enemy. It is up to each 
one of us to do his utmost to insure final victory for the democracies. For 
us who are still at School that utmost is to work hard at cur studies, to 
play hard at our games, and to sacrifice some of our pleasures in order to 
contribute materially to the war effort. During the last nine months the 
boys of St. Andrew's have kept these points in mind and the result has 
been a thoroughly successful year. The academic standing is still remark- 
ably high and although some of our teams have not been as successful as 
last year's, yet the same spirit has pervaded the School. The most direct 
way in which we helped the war effort was by a War Savings Campaign 
carried on in the School under the direction of Mr. Wright and Mr. Ives. 
Exactly two thousand dollars was invested in War Savings Stamps this 
year at St. Andrew's. One thousancl dollars of this was invested since 
February, 1941. It is hoped that this saving will coiitiiuie thnnigh the 
summer holidays for at no time has Canada needed the money more urgently 
than now. 

In addition to these investments the School has given $125 to the Cana- 
dian Red Cross, $125 to the Canadian War Services Funcl. .\nd a total sum 

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of $200 to the St. Andrew's College War Fund. This last mentioned Fund 
has been augmented also by the Ladies' Guild and The Old Boys' Associa- 
tion, and provides cigarettes and other comforts for Andreans on Active 
Service Overseas. Forty dollars has also been contributed since Christmas 
toward the Bolton Camp Fund of the Neighbourhood Workers Association. 

This sum includes twenty-five dollars from Chapel Collections. 

* * * 

It is with sincere rejjret that we have learned of the departure of several 
members of the stafif Ims year. After ten years as master-in-charge of 
Physical Education, Mr. M. G. Griffiths is leaving us to take over a posi- 
tion of even greater responsibility. During his years at St. Andrew's Mr. 
Griffiths has developed our whole department of Physical Education to a 
very high degree, and largely on account of this, the sports and games have 
always been enjoyed by the boys. His great organizing ability could hardly 
help but make him a success at any job which he undertakes. If he does as 
much good work in his new position as he has done at St. Andrew's he will 
be rendering a very great service to the advancement of Physical Education 
in Canada. Mr. Griffiths will be missed not only as a valuable master 
but also as a real friend of the boys. And so it is with sorrow that we say 
"farewell" to Mr. Griffiths and his family, wishing them continued happi- 
ness in their new surroundings. 

Another great loss to the School will be Mr. J. B. MilKvard. who has 
been given leave of absence to join the Royal Canadian Air Force. Due to 
his varied interests, Mr. Millward has proved himself to be a very useful 
and valuable master. During his six years at St. Andrew's as head of the 
Department of English he has always had extremely good results. Two 
years ago Mr. Millward was asked to take charge of Macdonald House, and 
with characteristic enthusiasm, he willingly took over this new respon- 
sibility and has made a real success of it. Both he and Mrs. Millward will 
be greatly missed in the Lower School. Mr. Millward has also made a 
wonderful contribution on the athletic side of the School life, having been 
in charge of both the Basketball and the Track and Field Teams. For the 
last two years he has produced Championship Basketball Teams, and this 
spring the members of his Track and Field squad not only broke eleven 
school records on Sports Day but also won the District Championship at 
Lake Couchiching, breaking further records in doing so. We wish Mr. 
Millward every success in the Air Force but we hope that his absence from 
St. Andrew's will be of very short duration. 

We are very unfortunate this year in losing Miss Robertson, the Matron 
of Flavelle and Memorial Houses. For six years she has worked hard 
serving the boys good meals and running the household work of the two 
Houses. Everyone likes Miss Robbie and the School will not seem quite 



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the saiiK' withdut her. We sincerely h(.i)e that she will enjoy her new- 
work and will hnd time to pay us frequent visits in the future. 

* ♦ ♦ 

For the last five weeks of the spring term the whcde School was 
genuinely pleased to have Mr. Macrea with us again. Mr. Macrca spent 
this year at Queen's University, proceeding to the Bachelor of Arts degree. 
Besides taking over his former duties in the I^)wer School, Mr. Macrea 
recently became master-in-charge of the First Cricket Team. 

* * * 

The position left open by Mr. Griffiths is being filled by Mr. C. H. 
Sweeney, who has already shown his cai^ability in organizing teams. On 
behalf of the School, the Review would like to congratulate Mr. Sweeney 
on his promotion, and express the belief that the position will be ably filled. 

* * ♦ 

There is a faint rumour that Mr. Wright's bans have been published 
recently. The bride-elect is Miss Constance Pringle. On their return 
this autumn, Mr. Wright will assume the duties of Master in Charge of 
Macdonald House, during the absence of Mr. Milhvard. We wish Mr. 

and Mrs. Wright much happiness in their new adventure. 

* * * 

On behalf of the School, the Review would like to take this opportunity 
of congratulating Mr. and Mrs. Ouchterlony on the birth of a son. whom 
they have named David Powell. 

Further congratulations are due to Mr. Ouchterlony on his recent 

election as President of the Casavant Society of distinguished organists. 

* * * 

From the new body of House Prefects, which Mr. Kr.'fjium instituted 
last autumn, three more School Prefects were chosen during ihc iirst week 
of the Spring Term. These boys were J. E. Kilmer, \^^ A. Cobban, and 
R. L. Graham K. M. Johnston was appointed a House Prefect at the same 
time. * * * 

Toward the close of the Summer Term sixteen of our senior boys left 
the School in order to aid in the production of essential war materials. 
This was done in persuance of the special provisions made by the Depart- 
ment of Education. * * * 

It seems that in every issue of the Review we thank the Ladies' Guild 
for some further generosity to us. This time we would like to express our 
profound appreciation for the gift of four handsome chairs, which further 
enhance the appearance of our attractive library. We give our sjiecial 
thanks to those members and friends of the Guild who did the needle- 
point work on the backs and seats of the chairs. 



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If there is anything which could rival in importance the contribution 
which the Guild has made to the Library, it is perhaps the providing of 
Scholarships, and here again the Ladies have come forward with a generous 
gift of $200 to be used as a scholarship "for any deserving boy in attendance 
at the School who, without such assistance, would not be able to complete 
his course." As in former years the Ladies' Guild again came to our 
assistance with a cheque of fifty dollars in the financing of our Cadet Corps 
Dance. 

For all these benefits and for the many other ways in which they show 
their continued interest in St. Andrew's College, we should like to thank 
the Guild most sincerely. 




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They're sivins blood and toil and sweat 
Let us help with the transfusion 

BUY VICTORY BONDS 

way 0° r to we have long known an<. loved the way o '-fe - pen,, s 
us to worship God as we please, that gives us freedon, o. spe ch that lets 
us elect our own government, and express ourselves as mdjvduaU. 

Opposing us if Dictatorshi,>-a conduion in which the bta.e has iKCon 
the "taster instead of the servant of the people; a cond.fon ,n wh.ch 
freedon and originality have heen sacrificed for the sake of efficency a 
cont on in which the people are regimented, overburdened ««h d"""'" 
a nu Ttrous State, and their will suppressed. I. .s an unnatural, ant-hke 



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form of government that depends on expansion for existence : a cancer-like 
growth that should be cut from the face of the Earth and destroyed ! 

If our civilization is to survive this virulent "cancer", we must have the 
instruments for its destruction ; we must compete with, and outstrip, its 
machine-like efficiency. Since we do not use the peoples of servile states 
in our factories — we must pay for our instruments by lending our govern- 
ment — the government that we elected, money, through the purchase of 
Mctory Bonds. 

The will of millions must and shall break the will of one ! 

Fred Hurter, Lower \'I. 



The Effects of tfie War on the Musical 

World 

THE war in Europe has affected practically all realms of art, but it has 
not alTected any more seriously than music. Under the Nazi flag 
none of the great music centres can flourish; the gay notes are not heard 
any more from the famous Paris Opera; Budapest, the great procreator 
of so many fine musicians lies in subjection at the feet of her barbaric 
masters; and Vienna has changed her soft and beloved tones of Strauss 
Waltzes, for the hard notes of Nazi martial music. 

In England, and in Germany herself, music has suffered as a result of 
the war, for the bombing of the churches, and of Westminster, has robbed 
the world of her greatest source of religious music, and the disbanding of 
the Berlin and London symphonies has deprived us of two of our most 
outstanding musical organizations. 

In several other aspects, however, classical music has profited by the 
war. From the war-torn capitals of Europe hundreds of fine instrumental- 
ists and composers have fled to the friendly shores of America, and because 
of this the people of the United States and Canada have become more music 
conscious than ever before. \\'ith the addition of such men institutions 
like the Philadelphia, and Philharmonic symphony orchestras, and the 
Metropolitan Opera have flourished, and have surpassed European 
organizations of their type. 

Although we in America are happy to see so many European geniuses 
filter into our continent, we hope sincerely that Nazi domination of the art 
of music in Europe will soon be broken and that we may again hear the 
Paris Opera, and the sweet notes of a Danube river boat's orchestra play- 
ing The Beautiful Blue Danube. 

A. Thiele, Form Lower VI. 



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A Soldier's Dream 

There he stands in the dim gray hglit. 

With his tartan kiUs so gay — 
Tis a martial air he plays on his pipes 

And says farewell to day. 

Next day he's out by a far-off loch 

With other men beside; 
They've mounted a gun for the bombing Hun 

That we may here abide. 

They brought his corse to the wee gray kirk, 

The parson read a prayer: 
But he was away in a beauteous land — 

He found his Master there. 

C. G. Cotter, Form Lower \'I. 



The Air-raid Warden 

When he lifted his eyes to the darkening skies, 

He saw through the misty light 
That a German plane was writing its name 
In a town far away to the right. 

He knew what was hajjpening there : 
The death hurtling down through the air. 
He vowed that as long as his arms were strong 

He would fight till the last was downed. 
He swore by his troth the most terrible oath 
But uttered no further sound. 

Though his courage was frightfully strained 
His unshattered morale remained. 

David Sumner. Form IV. 



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Spring Is Gone 

And so Spring- is gone. 

The chattering httle stream, 

Bringing down the melted, transparent snow, 

Is gone. 

The warm, odorous, squelching mud is gone, 

/\nd the little blood-root. 

Lifting up its head so fragilely, 

So laughingly. 

All are gone. 

And now there is this heat ; 

Heat, peopled with whining mosquitoes ; 

And the green is overdone, 

The green of the trees, the grass, and everything. 

Is overdone. 

Spring is gone. 

Anon. 



Collecting Butterflies 



IT is often said that the things which we notice least contribute most to 
* the beauties of nature. I think this is particularly true in the case of our 
common butterfly. 

The collecting and preserving of these creatures of nature is most inter- 
esting and engrossing. Have you ever given any thought to doing this as a 
hobby? Well this is the way you go about it. 

There are three distinct steps in the collecting and preserving of any 
insect : capturing, killing and mounting. 

The method of capturing these winged beauties is comparatively simple. 
The only necessities are a net of fine mesh about thirty-two inches in length 
with a handle about five feet long, and a quick arm. Armed with this, set 
out in the direction of a flower garden or green fields. It is here that the 
most common types are found. The butterfly is simply scooped up and the 
net turned over so that the insect is captured in the folds of the net. 

The killing agent generally used is cyanide. A few small pieces are 
placed in the bottom of an airtight jar. The butterfly is removed from the 



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net, holding it by the undersides of the wings, it is dropped into the jar. 
It is only a matter of a few seconds before the creature is dead. 

Now comes the most delicate and the most important step ; mounting 
the insect. Upon this depends the success of a butterfly collector. An 
incorrectly mounted specimen is valueless and not much to look at. For 
this purpose a soft wood board about five inches with a groove down the 
centre is required. In addition you must have at hand several extremely 
fine pins and strips of paper about half an inch wide. A pin about two 
inches long is thrust through the butterfly's body and, placing its body in 
the groove, the pin is pushed into the soft wood. Now, using a fine pin 
draw its front wings forward till the back of them is at right angles to the 
body. Strips of paper are now placed over the wings on either side and are 
secured by several pins. The antennae is now drawn forward till they 
form a "V with the head. Leave the insect in this position for several 
days till it becomes absolutely rigid. Then remove all the pins and strips 
of paper with the exception of the ])in through the centre of the body. 
Removing it from the board you have a properly stretched butterfly which 
you may place in your case. 

D. S. McGiBBON, Ix)wer VI. 



Oh I am all 
And all am I ; 
The earth, the sea, 
The distant sky. 

I am the Observer ; 

All things relate 

To me. 

Without my presence 

All things would cease 

To be. 

For I am all 
And all is me ; 
The earth, the sky, 
The mighty sea. 

Fred Hurter, Ir. 



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The Bahamas 



IN 1492 just eighteen years after he had left Genoa, a man destined to 
change the map of the world was appointed admiral of the then known 
seas. This man was Christopher Columbus. On the memorable Friday 
in August, 1492, he set sail, as he thought, for the Indies in the largest of 
the three ships that accompanied him, the Santa Maria. 

The first landfall was made thirty-five days after leaving the bay of 
Palmas in the Canary Islands ; and thus it was, that on October 12th, 1492, 
the discoverer who has carved his name in the annals of history was the 
first white man to set foot on any of the innumerable islands of the 
Bahamas ; to it he gave the name of San Salvador, which is now known as 
Watling's Island. 

Following in the wake of Columbus came an assorted variety of adven- 
turers and treasure seekers. The first of these were the scum of the Spanish 
sea-ports, only interested in the transportation of the harmless Lucayan 
dwellers that inhabited the islands at that time to the "hell of the gold- 
mines" of Cuba and Espanola, or Haiti as it is now called. By the kind 
permission of King Ferdinand of Spain, this trade was legalized in 1509 
and the indolent brown-skinned natives who would rather die than work, 
were nearly completely exterminated after fifty years of Spanish occupation. 

Meanwhile, in 1512, Ponce de Leon, after his famous search for the 
Fountain of Youth in the Bahamas, turned his energies to the discovery 
of the Southern tip of the North American continent — Florida. Shortly 
following Ponce de Leon, came England's Sir Humphrey Gilbert, who set 
sail in 1579 amply armed with the royal right to "discover, finde, search out 
and view". Unfortunately or otherwise, for the "Isles of June," our 
ambitious Elizabethan adventurer never reached the Bahamas, for. having 
touched at Newfoundland, he died at sea. 

During the era of Charles I, a Bermudian Governor. Captain William 
Sayle, was blown out of his course, and forced to seek refuge in a Bahamian 
creek, thus preserving his life. But Captain. Sayle was not yet free from 
danger, for on leaving his refuge he was again blown back to the Bahamas. 
Thanking Providence for his lucky escape, he sung praises so loudly, that 
the name "New Providence" came into being. Having "thus far so nobly 
advanced", the fame of the Bahamas had now begun to spread to such an 
extent, that in 1649 the first "Elutheran adventurers" succeeded in obtain- 
ing through Parliament the right to settle and colonize any islands in the 
West Indies between the degrees of 24 and 29 north latitudes. These 
adventurers, however, turned out to be little more than criminals, and such 
blood-thirsty tales went back to England, that in 1680 during the reign 



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of diaries ][ a grant of the Hahamas, >u\\ in theory Spanish, was made 
to several CaroHan^ of good repute. The l)eneficiaries moreover, were 
given the right to make laws to the satisfaction of the free inhabitants. 
Without waiting for permission, the Imperialists appointed a governor who 
arrived in 1670 with high hopes. He was soon disillusioned, however, for 
no sooner had be landed than he was forcibly re-embarked for Jamaica. In 
1684, a demand was made that the Bahamas be cleared of the piracy for 
which it was now famous, for, as the majority of European trade flowed 
Westward, there was never a shortage of Victims. In addition also, were 
the repeated attacks of the Spaniards who sacked New Prtnidence as a 
matter of course. 

The epoch of pirating was indeed well under way. Hlackbeard was the 
foremost of these men whose very names struck terror into the most hardy 
of the Island pioneers. He is supposed to have hidden his ill-gotten gains 
on New Providence, but as yet no one has been able to trace them. Stand- 
ing to-day as a grim reminder, is his look-out tower at the eastern end of 
the Island, which affords an e.xcellent view to all who venture into its 
crumbling structure. 

Among the Governors whose terms were short-lixed in the P>ahamas, is 
Cadwallader Jones, who quarrelled so seriously with his subjects, that they 
threw him into jail. From here he was released by Captain Avery who, for 
his own advantage, contrived to implant in the citizens respect for his 
Majesty's representatives. This particular escapade paid .^,.very "twenty 
pieces of eight and two pieces of gold". 

In addition to Blackbeard, there were a number of other pirates, of 
whom Captain Evans was one ; Sir Henry Morgan, first oh the infamous 
"Brethern of the coast", another. Succeeding Vane, was Rackham. whose 
name connects him with the two women pirates of the day, Mar)- Read, and 
Anne Bonny. The former of whom was in the Bahamas when Captain 
Woodes Rogers offered the King's pardon. She accepted, and sailed again 
as a privateer. The existing difference between a pirate and a privateer, 
was one of minute importance. If caught a pirate was hanged, a privateer 
imprisoned. 

After his release, Mr. Jones, realizing the res])onsibility of his task 
resigned. His successor, a ^Ir. Trot, was not what could be termed as 
"highly successful". During his stay, "wrecking" flourished and. indeed, 
so did Nassau. Phips, the next in line to be appointed Governor, appre- 
ciating the folly of such an action declined the offer, and submitted the 
position to Mr. Webb. Mr. Webb, an enterprising gentleman, sold his 
ofifice to a mulatto. A Governor. Mr. Hascott, was then sent out to 
reorganize the chaos that existed. In the end. both the luulatto and Hascott 
were imprisoned, and Mr. Lightwood elected. This man's stupiclity was 



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incredible, for in spite of the continuous harassing by the Spaniards, he 
allowed the island garrison to wane to such an extent, that they were 
helpless. When again the Spaniards came, after three months, they took 
away every human on the island that they could catch. When the next 
Governor, Mr. Birch, landed, it was upon an absolutely deserted island. 
Birch was the last of thd thirteen unsuccessful Governors that the Crown 
had appointed. They then sent Rogers. 

Woodes Rogers, a reformed pirate, was made Governor of New 
Providence by George I in an efifort of "setting a thief to catch a thief". 
This experiment to a degree was highly successful. Rogers during his 
lifetime had been a very remarkable man. We are told, that on taking up 
his post as Governor, he granted 1.000 pardons, and subsequently hanged 
nine men. This man was exceptional because he survived two terms of 
office, and because in the eleven years of his Governorship, he not only 
created a House of Assembly, but forced the "Brethern of the coast" to 
resort to husbandry. His coat of arms is that which was adopted as the 
Seal of the Colony. 

In 1782 Nassau was captured for the last time by the Spaniards. But 
by the Treaty of Versailles, the Bahamas were ceded to Britain in 1729. 
At the termination of the American \\'ar of Independence there was a great 
influx of United Empire Loyalists into the British islands of the Bahamas. 
They migrated in thousands, bringing all their worldly possession that they 
were able to carry with them. In this way the Bahamas became very rich 
indeed. These Loyalists opposed the Governor of that time, Sir James 
Smythe, in many ways. The foremost of these, was the unlawful slaving, 
that produced labour for the plantation owners, and at the same time was 
exceedingly profitable for those engaged in the trade. Wreckers again came 
into being, but found it more valuable to report slavers, than to partake of 
their own profession. 

The next Governor to try his luck was one Mr. Balfour. He fought 
for the slave rights, but again was not very successful. \Vlien Abolition 
of the slave trade came about in England in 1834, it was not recognized 
in the Bahamas until four years later. Finally, resigned to their fate, the 
planters now deprived of their free labour, left the Islands, giving their 
houses and property to slaves. The slaves who believed that they could 
live wuhout working soon allowed plantations to fall into disuse, and agri- 
culture produce fell to practically "nil". The inhabitants then took to the 
sea for a living. 

W^e now come to the era of the American Civil War. The Confederate 
blockade-runners of the Southern States brought a new prosperity to the 
Bahamas. "The imports which in 1860 did not reach a quarter of a million 
sterling had risen by 1864 to within sight of five and a half millions". At 



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the end of this war. (hirinj; which five (ioveriiors had heen elected, the 
Islanders fell into their usual indolence. 

In 1921 the Bahamians took to Bootlej^'j^dn^ contrahand liquor to the 
States with a new vigour, thus carrying out their age old ainhition of getting 
rich quickly. It was during this as usual lawless ])eriod. that great changes 
were wrought. Many huildings sprang up. the harhour accommodatif)n 
was vastly improved upon, and other such changes as are still in evidence. 
When at last the Prohibition period came to an end, the Islands continued 
to prosper, tourists began to come in small numbers, and merchants began 
to take their businesses seriously, forgetting that there had ever been a time 
when even their dry-goods had heen used in hack-rooms to cover crates of 
whiskey, gin. and rum. 

The hurricanes of 1926 and 1929 having disposed of the majority of 
flimsy shacks and huts, new huildings greatly resembling American archi- 
tecture came into being. Ever since then Nassau and the Bahamas have 
enjoyed an increasing amount of tourist trade, and in general, prosperity 
of a less blood-thirsty nature has been their lot. To-day, owing to the 
residence of the Duke and Duchess of Windsor, an even higher level of 

success has been theirs. , , r> c- t- ^ ' 

Hakky B. Sa.vds. rorm \ . 



Nassau 

Across the swelling rises of the ever-blue Atlantic, 

Serenely nests an island 'midst a world of peace and war ; 
An island truly beautiful, as fits a mind romantic ; 

A land of rippling breezes o'er a misty moonlit shi'jre. 
A trickling stream is often seen 
"Neath i)alms of green and brown ; 
A sky of blue, o'er sparkling dew. 
O'erlooks a sleepy town. 
A little horse and buggy takes you 'round the country-side 

To see the sights of Nassau and the quaintest little streets ; 
The harbour with its fishing boats a-sailing with the tide; 

The market and its fish-stalls with the boxes meant for seats. 
A morn departs, an evening starts 
With a tri]) to a sheltered bay ; 
A sudden whim for a cooling swim ; 
There's nothing more to say. 
A beautiful crimson sun is drawn towards the silent sea ; 

Vivid streaks of scarlet mixed with purple wend their way 
Across a varied sky and overlook a tiny cay. 

And so begins a perfect night and ends a perfect day. 

David Sumner, Form I\' 



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The Escape of the Galley Slaves 

The winds were blowing and the waves were high 
All over this cruel sea, 
But the longboat pushed ever onward, on 
With its crew who were finally free. 

They had planned this escape for days and nights 
And, when it was time to strike, 

They slipped ofif their chains, which were carefully filed, 
x^nd escaped in the dead of night. 

Slave after slave crept out of the hold 

Till all were crouching on deck. 

Then they noiselessly pounced on the sentry's back. 

Whom they drowned with a weight 'round his neck. 

Slave after slave climbed down to the boat 
Which was lowered but a moment before 
At the side to the lee on the storm covered sea 
Each man took his place at an oar. 

The hard part was past ; they were all free at last 
From the whip, and the drum, and the chains. 
Each pulled on his oar as never before 
In hope of fulfilling his aims. 

J. Garratt, Form IV. 



PRINCEPS SENATUS 




I ri'i-; 1 

O'Brien. D. C. Hunt 



Fron[ R<j'u. — G. A. O'Brien. D. C. Hunter. .\. S. Ruller, J. E. Davis. W. A. Cobban, 

G. H. C. Stobie, Dr. Robinson, J. L. Jarvis. G. R. Sewel'i, R. L. Graham. 

R. G. Kilgov.r, R. D. Robson, .•\. F. Moss. 
Back Row—K. M. Johnston. F. H. Hopkins, C. W. Shaw, J. R. Good, W. M. 

McPherson, J. E. Kilmer. H. S. Hendrie, H. J. Cody, J. C. Robertson, 

K. W. Morris. C. C. Tanner. 



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A Most Lamentable State of Affairs 

FEW pcopk' liave gone jogging down the Mall, harking to the chatter 
of the cheery Cockney cahhy. or have seen the i)anting steeds rei)laced 
by fresh in the days of the Blankshire express, that have not thrilled at the 
usefulness of the horse : the pretty, skittish horse, the ])anting. snorting 
horse, or the trusty jilodding mare. Some peoi)le find the motion (jf a 
horse uncomfortable, and others have mal de nier in a railway carriage, 
but here is the perfect compromise. The gentle regular moti(jn of a four- 
wheeler is inducive to the deepest meditation, yet one remains sensible of 
one's surroundings. The horse-drawn carriage is our English heritage. 
In early days some Britons were bearing a Roman emperor to York in a 
litter. Being weary of their task, they placed their burden on a horse- 
drawn cart, and His Obeisity was borne to York, where he established a 
precedent and it became the fashion for emperors to die at York. Thus 
the horse has found its way to English hearts. But there is a diabolic 
invention which threatens this favour'd beast. 

It moves, it travels, but there is no horse! It snorts, it grunts, but 
still there is no horse! AX'here the horse used to be has been built a 
Trojan horse, an automaton, ruled by levers and wheels, fed lamp oil. and 
dangerous. And truly it is Trojan — once this evil has woli the hearts of 
the mob, gone will be our horses, our cabbies and even our prejudice ! 

Alas ! my pen is vicious and. like a horse, runneth av/ay. I was walk- 
ing along one of London's more fashionable streets, when i was approached 
by one of these contraptions. The driver was a bearded well-groomed 
young man, with a pretty young wife beside him. He sat high in a leather- 
covered seat, where he kept up a perpetual grasping of levers and turning 
of wheels. His "horse" was low, thick and mongrel, seemingly contrived 
of saucepans and cast iron ; it was in a state of constant motion, spluttering 
and heaving like a steam engine. But no beautiful black and tempting coal 
was fed this creature, only oil, coarse oil. such as is served with garlic and 
quinine in Soho (ju.st-a leetle more spahget. Meester Crackpot?). I have 
never made an intimate study of the steam-engine, because of its plebeian 
origin. But on no steam engine is to be found the assortment of impossible 
devices which the "horse"' displays. 

As the vehicle approached, the snortings and rumblings increased. Lest 
I should incur its wrath I walked close to the wall, on tiptoe. Suddenly it 
came to a halt with a shriek and a grumble. The driver jumped down, 
muttered "Carburettor" in a mystic undertone to his wife, and proceeded 
to tear the "horse" to pieces. Such a performance of barl)ari>m I have 



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never seen. With strange blunt weapons he tore small round pieces from 

the "horse's"' vitals, which he replaced with tender care ; at once he removed 

something from another part of the machine. Terrified lest the thing 

called "Carburettor" should become unruly, I stole away. My last glimpse 

of the scene was horrifying : the man was in front of the "horse", turning a 

handle rapidly, and the entire vehicle was heaving and purring like a tiger 

at bay. 

Todav I asked a question in the Commons about this new vehicle. I 

considered it of such national importance that I attracted the attention of 

the Home Secretary to it. He explained that the matter was being carefully 

looked into. In the meantime, he said, the general public would be assured 

of the safety of the device, and he had been assured by an eminent mechanic 

that the contraption was contrived according to well-defined laws of nature. 

To which defence I replied with stoic fortitude and absolute silence. I 

shall make a detailed report for the perusal of my constituents, who, since 

I sent a telegram announcing the appearance of the horseless buggy, have 

been in great suspense. .,^ . , ^ , .s 

^^ * (Memoirs of a Crackpot) 

(Note. I could not refrain from offering this small piece of prose to the public. 
I found among the rubbishy manuscripts of Crackpot. It was dated June 3rd, 1898 — 
C. G. Cotter.) 




Sir John Eaton Memorial Pool, the invaluable gift of Lady Kat 



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11 01 >i-. 1'Ri:fi:( i> 

/.. to R. — A. S. Rutter. J. R. Good. Mr. L.aidlaw. \V. M. McPlarson. K. M. Jolinslon. 




SCHOOL PREFECTS 
Fror.t Roil — W. A. Cobban. R. L. Graham. J. E. Kilmer. 
Middle Row—]. E. Davis. W. B. Gourlay. 
Back Row — Mr. Ketchum, Headmaster. 



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Penetanguishene 



THE oldest town in Ontario is Penetanguishene, which is located ninety- 
one miles north of Toronto on Penetanguishene Bay. Its history 
dates as far back as 1615," when Samuel de Champlain landed wath his 
exploring party on the shores of the beautiful land locked harbour, and pro- 
nounced it suitable for a colony. Here was the birthplace of modern 
civilization in Ontario. Here also was located a French trading post, and 
in the neighbourhood was the first mission established by the Recollet 
Fathers, who were in Huronia before the Jesuits. In the Indian village of 
Caragouha. a few miles north-west from Penetanguishene, was celebrated 
the first Catholic mass held in Ontario. Etienne Brule, the famous 
explorer, was buried on the shore of Penetanguishene Bay, after being 
killed by the Indians. With the retreat of the Jesuits to Quebec after the 
Iroquois massacre. Penetanguishene was abandoned until the beginning of 
the nineteenth century, when the British military authorities established 
a strong fort at the mouth of the harbour. The harbour saw some of the 
most stirring battles in the war of 1812. Only a few years ago the remains 
of an American battleship, the Tigress, were recovered from the ba}-, and 
may be seen at Huronia Park. This fort was maintained at Penetangui- 
shene almost until Confederation. Alany of the log homes of the military 
pensioners are to be seen leading to the old fort site, where the military 
officers quarters still stand. The famous and picturesque old church, built 
to give the nation's defenders the privileges of religion, recently celebrated 
its 100th anniversary. 

I. Xettletox. Form V. 



Requiescdt 

Beneath the dying hres of the dull red sun ; 

Under the blue-black sky, the thin cold wind 

Blows dismally o'er the shifting sands that cover 

All that ever was upon this Earth. 

This Earth that once was green and teemed with life ; 

\\'armed by a bright and friendly sun that shone 

On wide seas, high mountains, and rich luxuriant lands. 

This Earth that saw the slow ascent of man, 

His struggles, strifes ; his works, his hopes, his dreams : 

Now all is gone, as if it had never been — 

Buried by the shifting sands. . . . Fred Hurter, Jr. 



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Pine and Moon 

On the heath, in charred hlack gorse-beds, 
Shmy, hideous, mocking waste, 
In the thunder, towering, brooding, 
Bat-fiHed. groaning, interlaced 
With the laughs of shrieking lightning 
Dancing madly through the night. 
Stands a pine, harsh, all-resisting. 
Proud in gauntness, calm in might. 

And the clouds, in clotted turmoil 

Flying through the bloody sky. 

Ridge on ridge, in writhing blackness, 

Cannot hide the moon on high. 

She. in all her soothing brightness. 

Calmly looks through strife with love, 

While the pine-tree, lean, majestic 

Fiercely lifts itself above. j. Jarvis. Upper VI. 







NEW BOYS 

1st Ron — W. R. P. Bourne, S. A. Marts. R. V. Worling I, A. .1. S. Fletcher !II. 
D. G. Worling II. A. C. Hewitt, W. P. Louis. W. D. M. Ingram, R. M. 
Opie II. J. T. Marsden. 

2nd Rcu^D. S. Fletcher I. C. A. Hirsrh, P. S. Fletcher II, R. D. Knox II, B. G 
Burns, L. C. Heit, H. A. Stevenson, P. Lazenby. 

3rd Rou- — D. R. P. Sumner, I. D. Ballon. R. K. Jones. G. G. Dingman. J. F. Hep- 
hum, H. B. Sherard, W. J. Elder, I. S. Murray. 

4lh Ron — J. B. Wynne, J. C. Robertson, J. VV. Calhoun, \\ . McD. Lang. T. M 
Adamson. A. G. Geil?, J. W. Kennedy. 

5lh Rou — A. M. Hurter, J. K. Temby, R. W. T. Opie I, W. B. Lappin. D. S. Mac- 
Gibbon, C. D. Boothe. R. W. Nicholls. . ^ .. ^ ^ . 

6!h Row — C C Tanner, W. McE. Hueston I. W. A. Mackenrie I. G. H. C. Stobie. 
R. McL. Lightbourn, J. L. Jarvis, G. R. Sewell, H. O'C. Miilkey. 



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T 



immins 



TIMMINS is a medium size town up north. It started off with only a 
few shacks, but when the HoUinger mine was found, many prospectors 
came to Hve here. When the mine began to boom and men were wanted 
to work it, the town soon grew ; and inside of two years it had a population 
of three thousand people. That was in the year 1915. The HoUinger mine 
became so prosperous that a whole town was united, and by the year 1920, 
there were at least eight churches in the town, and a population of ten 
thousand. When the town became that large, schools were built all over 
the place, and the total came to six schools. At that time when the town 
was populated with ten thousand people, one thousand were miners, and 
the rest of the population were mostly foreigners. Soon the town became 
larger and larger; shows were erected, and now we have a population of 
thirty thousand, three-quarters Italians, Finns, French, and other foreign 
elements, fourteen churches, and twelve schools. 

The HoUinger mine grew larger and richer every year, and up till now. 
it is the second richest and largest mine in the world. The mine was named 
after Benny HoUinger, who first staked the mine way back in 1910. 
Timmins, the town, was named after Noah Timmins, the man who really 
put the HoUinger mine on its way to success. The HoUinger mine not only 
made many people rich, but also made a town out of a wilderness, and has 
opened up the real parts of Northern Ontario. It also made Timmins a 
rich and prosperous town with lovable and peaceful people, till disturbed 
by outsiders. The HoUinger also gave people ideas of looking for other 
mines, and that started the real mining boom in Ontario. After the 
HoUinger was found, many others came in sight such as the Lake Shore, 
Mclntyre, Dome, Paymaster, and many others. Timmins is surrounded 
by many other towns, and if anyone wants to make a lot of money, and lead 
a quiet life, come up to Timmins ; a mucker's paradise. 

W. MiNTHORN, Form IV. 



Self 



There was a man once. 

And he saw the boughs of the trees swaying in the approved, graceful 

manner. 
And the bold white paint-strokes of the clouds across the glad, free sky. 



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But he knew, of course, that the sky wasn't glad or free, 

And as for tlie gracefuhiess of the boughs, why, the drug st(jre round the 
corner coukl have swayed as weH. 

These things dichi't do anything in any particular manner. 

It was just as lie saw them, how they reappeared in himseh'. 

SeU', self. self, that's what it was. 

Those flowers that had been laughing gently the other day, 

Were now gibing. . . . gibing. 

And that bird overheard, with its senseless, reiterated cheep-cheep, cheep- 
cheep, 

Really was senseless, 

And was not deliberately jerking fish-hooks through the soft, shrinking 
flesh of his mind. 

All these things were senseless. 

The hurrying, liquid brook was senseless, 

And the strained, grinning cactus. 

As emotionless as a dusty aspidestra ; 

While he himself made them all responsive inside himself. 

His misery was the old, broken, sodden brown bracken ; 

His joy was the bright crumpled-red bursting of the poppy, from its cool 
green, 

And he could not escape ; there was no way of escape 

To their silly senselessness. 

He was bound up, chained, 

To himself. 

J, L. Jarvis. 



The Mule Train Mystery 

IT was now over thirteen days since we left Mexico City determined to 
reach the West coast. Although we had previously decided that we 
should spend no money on this trip, we had little difticulty in getting trans- 
portation. At the head of the Lerma River, our starting jjoint. we luckily 
met a poor fisherman who. travelling alone, offered to take us down the 
river, provided we paddled the canoe. We accepted ; and travelled with 
him for several miles. Later we patched up an old deserted canoe which 
carried us to the foothills of the mighty Sierras. Here we abandoned our 
craft in order to reach a small town from whicli mule trains departed 
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Situated at the mouth of a deep cailon, this pueblo is wholly composed 
of the workmen from the nearby nitrate mine. Since there is no other 
means of transporting this material to the coast, mule trains are extensively 
used. The town itself was an old Indian pueblo, built perhaps around a 
mission church. The roofs of the brightly painted houses were of red 
tile, and the only traffic on its stone streets was ox-carts and mules. The 
pueblo looked cheerful enough, but the people, strangely, seemed to regard 
us coldly ; turning their heads away or eyeing us suspiciously. What sur- 
prised us most, however, was that no one laughed ; no one smiled ; all 
seemed to regard one another as enemies, passing each other without the 
customary "Buenos dias". 

We arrived late in the afternoon and, finding no place to stay or any 
rooms to let, we consulted the local barber, who, as is always the case, knew 
everybody's business except his own. He explained the situation to us. 

'Tt's all because men are killed and mules mysteriously stolen, accord- 
ing to the peons, by some strange creature, striking between el cation del 
Zorro and el Diablo's moor, that no mule hand is eager to leave for the 
mountains ; some even refuse to go. The whole population is worried," 
he added. 

"\Miich seems natural enough." I answered. 

"Si, si,'' he continued, "especially if what the peons say about him is 
true !" 

'T'll bite," I said, "what do they say about it?" 

"Well, he's supposed to be a creature of tremendous strength, and 
great agility; sometimes carrying away as much as 150 pounds of nitrate. 
No man has ever seen him — and lived !" 

I laughed, "When do we start. Jose?" I asked my travelling companion. 

"As soon as the next mules leave." he answered. 

The barber looked at us mystified, "You don't intend to . . ." 

"Si," I interrupted, "When does the next mule train leave?" 

"At dawn." 

Since it was impossible to get a job on the mule trains if you were not 
a peon, we traded our clothes and knapsacks for Indian garb and three-foot 
sombreros. Thus clothed we easily overcame this handicap, and early 
morning saw us getting acquainted with the gentle art of mule herding. 

For three days the train plodded onward, through treacherous paths, 
high mountains and green valleys. We were becoming impatient, for 
nothing was heard or seen, and the trip was proving monotonous. The 
peons, however, were of a different mind, for fear was clearly written on 
their faces ; they talked in low voices, casting fearful glances at the moun- 
tains. We were entering el canon del Zorro. 

The whole caravan began to move forward hesitantly, the peons quaking 



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with fear. El canon del Zorro was the danger jwint. When we had crossed 
most of it, and saw the open moor ahead of us, they liroke intf) a run, heat- 
ing the mules furiously, and spurring them onward with shouts. \\q 
reached the moor tired and out of breatli. hut the facts were conclusive — 
nothing had happened. 

It was getting late now, and the last rays of the setting sun cast gro- 
tesque shadows over the dismal moor — el Diablo's moor. At some distance, 
the fading light brought to our view an enormous mansion, half hidden 
in a cluster of weeping willows. It was ai)parently inhabited, for a light 
was shining from an upper window. 

Pablo, the chief mule hand, called us together for a conference, and for 
a long time we debated whether to cam]) in the moor, or near the hf»use. 
Since we mule hands are very superstitious, we naturally preferred the 
house. 

When we arrived, however, the house took a different as])ect ; it seemed 
deserted. The central fountain witli its statute of Cupid, was dry ; moss 
and creeping vines covered the four marble pillars forming the face of the 
old colonial mansion ; the gardens were unkempt ; weeds and rushes covered 
what had perhaps been the front lawn ; and some parts of the roof had fallen 
in. Yet, we had seen a light. This frightened the peons again, and we 
decided not to camp here, but beside the old stables which were at some 
distance from the house. Putting the mules away securely in the ruined 
stables, we hastened to build a fire, and in an hour were all ready for the 
night. 

The glowing crackling flames raised the spirits of the men, who, bring- 
ing out their guitars, sang until sleep overcame us. It was my turn to 
watch the fire for the first part of the night. Two hours passed unevent- 
fully ; I lay on the ground near the fire, and at different intervals stood up 
and refueled it. It must have been about one o'clock when I began to doze 
off, and finally went to sleep. 

Suddenly I was roughly awakened by Jose ; the mules had begun to 
neigh. Something was disturbing them. Posing as mule hands, we could 
not very well produce a flashlight, so we had to stumble to the stables in 
the dark. The mules were in a terrible commotion ; neighing frenziedly, 
and pounding against the sides of their stalls. Other strange sounds were 
mingled with these — we struck a match — three large cats, their shaggy 
coats dripping blood, were fighting in the dirt, shrieking and clawing 
over a red blob on the ground. The sudden flare of the match frightened 
them away, and we saw the cause of the fight — mule meat. Though 
mangled to a gory pulp, we could still identify it. for one side was covered 
with hair. What drew our attention most, hf)wever. was its queer shape; 
it obviously had been cut by a knife. 



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The peons were now running toward us ; they glanced at the mule meat 
and then at the stables. They counted the mules, none was missing; they 
counted them again, but still they were all there. We glanced at each other 
with the same question in our eyes : where did the mule meat come from, 
and who cut it? No one tried to answer this question, and no one said 
anything, so taking advantage of the opportunity I made light of the situa- 
tion, and told them to go back to bed. They murmured for a while and 
then went back to the camp reluctantly. No sooner had we re-entered the 
camp, when again the mules were in an uproar. 

"It's those cats again," said Jose, ''perhaps they want to eat our mules." 

"Cats don't use knives," I answered. 

Since the peons were very superstitious, they refused to go back, but 
when I argued that it was probably only a thief who was trying to steal 
the mules, they took courage, and picking up enormous clubs moved silently 
toward the stables. They were very surprised when I produced a flashlight. 
It was pitch dark and silent in the stables when we arrived. Fearing the 
thief had fled, we shone the flashlight ; a long shaft of light pierced the night ; 
a mule was missing; and with it four sacks of nitrate. I hurried to the 
vacant stall, and with the aid of my flashlight I found what I sought — 
fresh foot prints in the mud. They were gigantic, and judging by their 
depth, were made by an enormous man. \\'hoever it was, had plenty of 
time to escape, for we had been away from the stable long enough for him 
to saddle the mule and give it a saircut besides. We followed the prints 
of mule and man, which were clearly visible on the soft sod of the boggy 
moor. Picking up a ferocious looking club, I set off in pursuit of the thief. 
For some time we followed each other in Indian fashion, twisting and turn- 
ing through a dense growth of scraggy slash pine. The prints were becom- 
ing more and more obscure ; at length we lost sight of them altogether. The 
general course, however, clearly led to the house. We made our way 
towards it ; not easily, for the bog had virtually turned into a swamp, and 
now and then we sank to our knees in the muddy stagnant water, covered 
almost completely with green slime and rushes. Frogs and mosquitos kept 
up a continuous chorus as we plodded on. At last we arrived at the house, 
and examined it as best we could in the darkness, since I did not dare to 
turn on my light. We picked up the trail again near the servants' quarters, 
and followed it to a spot where, much to our horror and surprise, we found 
large puddles of fresh blood and heaps of old bones — mule bones. There 
were about three dozen mule skeletons in one pile, and others were dying, 
suspended from a wire. W^ followed the trail of blood for a few paces, 
and found our mule — dead. W'e had stumbled on the hide-out of the 
"Terror of the Mountain.'-' 

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faces niirriircd tlu-ir tlioughts. and sc-cinj^f this I inyst-lf was terrified. What 
had happened to the mule might happen to us! My courage cruiuMed. 
and I was ahout to run, wlien I was stopped by my friend. 

"Buck u]). we're eighteen against one, and we have him cornered," he 
said, "follow me." 

Gripping our iitaclicfcs and cluhs with iremhling hands, we foUnwed him 
to the house, up a flight of creaky, rotted steps, that almost didn't hdld us, 
and thus entered the hack door. We entered what had once been the 
kitchen. It was sparsely furnished, hut it seemed that it had heen used 
recently, for we found no dust or cobwebs as in all the other rooms, but 
pots, pans and newly used supplies. From the kitchen we entered a long 
panelled chamber, once the dining room. It was deserted : all the furniture, 
seventeenth century style, was covered with dust and cobwel'S. They were 
probably valuable antiques. Without disturbing anything we moved 
through the door into the main hall, joining the front door. 

From the foot of a beautiful spiral marble staircase, we swept the room 
with our flashlights ; it w^as in the same condition as the dining room — 
decaying. A great, exquisitely carved lamp hung above us from a chain, 
the candles unburnt. the metal work rusted. As we followed the bright 
sweep of the light, we noticed footprints in the thick dust and debris leading 
to an adjoining room. Instantly the flashlights were turned off, and the 
clubs and machetes raised, as we moved into what was probably once the 
library. A pale yellow light glowed from a large open trap-door in the 
rug-covered floor, dimly outlining the walls of the room, covered with 
animal heads and hundreds of books. Perhaps this was the den of the 
"Terror". 

My heart was pumping fiercely, and cold sweat ran down my forehead 
as I stared with my eyes fixed in the direction of the open trap-door. Then, 
as if by instinct. I moved forward, my fingers locked solidly about my club. 
The others also approached the dreadful opening, but it was Pablo the chief 
mule hand, who entered first, and led us down into the hidden room. 

The chamber was empty, but three burning oil lamps on a corner table, 
made it apparent that the owner would soon return. It was a large stone 
room with no windows. A heavily built wooden table stood before us; 
a bed and a desk in opposite corners. \\'hat attracted our attention, how- 
ever, was a giant stone crusher on the other side of the table, and the great 
number of barrels and heavy sacks which lay piled high all around the 
room. On inspection these sacks proved to be filled with different chem- 
icals, mostly in an unrefined state, which explained the i)resence of the stone 
crusher. Another strange find was a sack full of i)owdered mule bones. 
Apart from the mentioned furniture, there were innumerable articles scat- 
tered about, rugs, books, kitchen utensils, clothes, empty whisky bottles. 



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Among these articles we found a key to the situation — an old newspaper 
clipping : 

NOTED CHEMIST DISAPPEARS, FEAR HE MAY 
BE MENTALLY UNBALANCED 
Santa Cruz, apr. 16, 1938 — Professor J. 
C. Rodriges. superintendent of the Santa 
Cruz Chemical Works Inc. disappeared 
from his home last night . . . 

Suddenly we heard sluggish footsteps above in the library. My legs 
trembled and my heart missed a beat. \\'as it the maniac Rodriges ? 

The peons were panic-stricken ; the men who had been so brave when 
entering the house, now fought to hide themselves behind the many barrels 
and sacks along the walls. 

Moved by a sudden thrill of fear. I dashed behind some tall barrels 
standing in the far end of the room, and buried myself in a pile of empty 
sacks. From where I was hidden I had an excellent view of the door. A 
man was coming down the stairs. . . . 

He was a huge brute, so tall that he had to stoop slightly entering the 
room. His costume was a mixture of a workman's and a butcher's, con- 
sisting of soiled overalls, heavy high cut boots, and covering this was a 
dirty apron splashed with blood. His hair was long and bushy, his face 
as big as a ham and covered with wrinkles ; his nose long and hooked. The 
most terrifying of his features, however, were his eyes ; two red bloodshot 
balls sunk deep in his skull, that glittered murderously. 

Close on his heels trod a black cat, one of the three we had seen at the 
stables. With a sluggish stride he moved toward the desk, and reaching 
for a whisky bottle, he sat down no less than five feet from me, and began 
to drink. The cat scenting us, snarled, and curled up its back with a high 
pitched cry. The maniac stood up, and with a vicious kick, sent it sprawl- 
ing on the floor. For a long time it lay there writhing in pain ; then it got 
up painfully, and limped away. The chemist was about to sit down, when 
Pablo, who was hidden behind the barrel, moved slightly, and sent a glass 
pitcher crashing to the floor in a thousand sparkling splinters. 

There was a wild dash for the trap-door, as the whole room seemed 
suddenly alive, with desperate, frenzied men, who stumbling o\er each 
other, raced up the stairs with the murderous maniac in hot pursuit. 

I, however, could not escape, since the madman barred my only path to 
the door. I sat silently behind the barrel and watched the brute return. 
Suddenly my eyes fell on the burning lamps, and a plan formed in my mind. 
It was a reckless, desperate plan, but my only possible way of escape. 
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shattered sending rivers of flame spreading over the njoni. Desperately, 
I darted to the side of the table opposite the maniac, keeping the width of 
the table between us. First he stared at me with his blocjdshot eyes, and 
then at the fire in the corner. He knew that he would h^se me if he tried 
to come round the table, since I would escape by the door. He calmly 
went upstairs and slammed the heavy door shut. I was trapped. 

The fire was spreading rapidly; the chemical bags and barrels began 
to burn with an ever increasing intensity. The trap opened and the maniac 
appeared with a bucket of water, and instead of pursuing me tried to 
extinguish the fire. This was as I had planned when I had smashed the 
lamps. I dashed up the stairs, and finding it locked, pounded and fumbled 
with the latch in an effort to get it open. The fire was now (nit of contnjl. 
the bags of nitrate were burning with hissing yellow flames that filled the 
room, but the maniac was still trying to extinguish it. Realizing his efforts 
were in vain, he turned on me for revenge. Not a moment too soon the 
door gave way, for his hairy hand touched my heel as I raced away from that 
flame-filled chamber. 

I could hear the voices of the mule hands just outside the library, and 
running towards them in utter darkness, I tripped, and hit my head against 
the floor. I felt a black cloud settle over my eyes, and I lost consciousness. 

When I awoke. I found myself in the open air, and my head was 
bandaged. A hissing, crackling sound made me rise on my knees and look 
around. Although I was still a little dizzy, there could be no inistake about 
it — the old mansion was almost totally consumed by fire. 

My friends gathered 'round, and Jose supported me while I gazed at 
the fiery hell. It had been the mule hands who saved v.v^ from burning 
alive. 

"When we returned to the library, we found you lying on the floor 
unconscious," said Jose ; "the maniac, who was not far from you, ran back 
mto the cellar, when he saw us approaching. We closed the trap-door and 
secured it by laying a massive wardrobe across it. It was the human thing 
to do." 

"But why did he keep such quantities of mule bones and chemicals?" 
1 asked. 

"They must have been used as part of a formula of a powerful explosive, 
tor we were scarcely out of the house before a thunderous explosion rent 
the air, and half the building collapsed before our eyes." 

I asked no more questions. Smouldering ashes lay before us when the 
faint light of dawn appeared in the sky. The mule train moved on. 

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of 

CioUcrnor CiettEral of (danaba 
to 

on the occasion of 
'^[\t Jforty.^ccottb ^nnual ^rise Jag 

June the 17th. 1941 

WITH the ever increasing measure of poHtical independence and Seh'- 
Government employed by the Britain's Overseas Dominions, the 
Crown remains as the one and supreme symbol of the unity of the British 
Empire. The personal allegiance of every British Subject to His Majesty 
the King, in "Bonds of Freedom", is proving to be a stronger tie than any 
Statute ever passed by the Mother of Parliaments. 

It was as the personal representative and trusted friend and counsellor 
of our King that we were proud to greet His Excellency. The Right 
Honourable. The Earl of Athlone, K.G.. P.C. Governor-General of Canada. 



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The occasion of his visit was the Forty-Second Annual Prize Day of St. 
Andrew's College, on Tuesday, June 17th, 1941. x\ truly memorable day. 

As the whole School and the many distinguished guests assembled 
expectantly, the Guard of Honour was drawn up before Dunlap Hall to 
salute His Excellency in true Highland fashion on his arrival. 

With customary pro^nptness the Viceregal party appeared at the 
appointed moment. The Guard of Honour came to the "Present Arms" 
and the pipers played the General Salute. Coming to attention, like the 
true soldier tl>at he is, His Excellency acknowledged the tribute and then 
proceeded, with a keen and practiced eye, to inspect the Guard. His high 
praise of the appearance, bearing and precision of the Company were a 
well merited and gratifying reward for the months of discipline, training 
and drill which the Corps has so faithfully undertaken and so thoroughly 
mastered. 

The military ceremony at an end. His Excellency assumed, with an 
easy grace, the role of diplomat, and held an informal levee in the Assembly 
Hall. The platform guests, members of the Board of Governors, the 
Masters and their wives, and other special guests were presented in suc- 
cession by The Headmaster as His Excellency made his progress around 
the room. He paused here for a word with The Hon. R. C. Matthews, 
and stopped there to recall with General Sewell their common loyalty to 
the same crack Regiment — the 7th Hussars, to which the Earl of Athlone 
is Colonel-in-Chief. and in which, on leaving St. Andrew's, the younger 
Sewell is ambitious to follow in the footsteps of his distinguished father. 

The guests now took their places in the well-decorated gymnasium, 
and the School, summoned class by class, marched smartly to their seats. 
Then the skirl of the pipes brought them to their feet for the entry of 
The Governor-General, accompanied by Sir Shuldham Redfern, K.C.V.O., 
Commander E. C. Sherwood, R.C.N., and the platform party. 

All stood at attention for the National xA.nthem, and the School Hymn. 
Then followed the reading of Psalm 122 by Dr. J. R. P. Sclater. and suit- 
able prayers by Bishop Rennison. after which the Headmaster extended, 
with due deference, the welcome of the School and of the assembled guests, 
and expressed our appreciation of the honour which he had so graciously 
conferred upon St. Andrew's College in coming to present the Prizes. 

The Headmaster next outlined liriefly the history, aims and achievement 
of the School, its Scottish l)ackground and English Public School tenden- 
cies. He paid tribute to the vision and influence of Mr. J. K. Macdonald, 
our founder, and to Dr. D. Bruce Macdonald. our former Headmaster and 
present Chairman of the Board of Governors. He acknowledged with 
gratitude the generous benefits which the School had received from Lord 
Strathcona. Sir Joseph Flavelle, Sir Albert Gooderham. Mr. Goldwin 



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Smith, Mr. Z. A. [^ish, Mr. and Mrs. 1). .A. Duiihii), and Mr. Graham 
Camphell. 

Concernino- the future, tlic 1 U'athna.ster continued: 

"At the moment, the puhhc is mure ai)])reciative and more critical than 
ever hefore of the usefuhiess and the vahie of schools such as this. The 
tremendous struj;gle into which the world is now so unhappily plunged is 
a struggle of ideals and a hatlle of schools, as truly as a hattle of regiments 
and armaments. The world is tragically aware of what has heen acc(»m- 
plished in Germany and Italy in perverting the sound ideals of the family 
and of the education of the young, which have hitherto heen the safeguards 
of society. We now know that what is taught in the classnjom will he 
tested on the battlefield, and that what is taught and how it is taught will 
eventually prove the salvation or the downfall of our race. At St. Andrew's 
we have changed some things, hut we have not changed everything ; we have 
realized that the studies and the methods which produced such gallant 
defenders in the Great War should not be hurriedly thrown into the dis- 
card. There is still a place for those studies which build character, and for 
a course of life which will curb those excesses to which youth and wealth 
are exposed. We try to give our boys a healthy, self-disciplined outlook, 
and we do not expect them to fail when they go out into the battle of life. 
We look with grave apprehension upon those educational tendencies around 
us which encourage license and remove from the lives of cliildren parental 
control and substitute the whim of the moment or the most trivial of intel- 
lectual exercises for hard- won skill, self-discipline and the treasures of 
sound learning. 

"Someone has recently paraphrased that famous quota'don of the Duke 
of W^ellington by saying that all England is now the Eton playing field of 
Hitler's Waterloo ; he might have said with even more truth that all Eng- 
land is now the active Eton brain-power of Hitler's Waterloo. We cannot 
afiford in the face of the pressing need for progress and invention to leave 
such matters to our enemies, who are likely to enslave the world by the 
abuse of Science. If in the past it was thew and sinew which won the 
victory, in the future it is more likely to be research and alert brain-cells. 
No nation armed with the best brains is likely to be attacked. And we have 
to think, too, of the great problems of peace and reconstruction. 

'AVe have been thinking of all these things in the shelter of this coiu- 
paratively remote quarter of the world where as yet no bombs have fallen. 
And so we continue for the present to teach Mathematics and the Classics, 
Science and Modern Languages. English Literature and Music and His- 
tory; we do something at manual training and the drama; we publish a 
school paper, we have a flourishing cadet corps and the finest pi])e band out- 
side of Scotland ! We encourage a Literary Society and as many hobbies 



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as the boys have time to pursue. Thanks to the Ladies' Guild, we have 
an excellent library, and we do our best to induce the boys to leave the 
radio for a few minutes and read good literature. We have an efficient 
department of Physical Education, and we feed the boys well — possibly 
too well : their parents find it a strain to provide the necessary clothing to 
cover their long limbs! Tlje motto of our school is 'Quit you like men, 
be strong", and we want them to be strong in body and strong in mind. 
And in conclusion, we lay special emphasis on our chapel services and the 
spiritual development of the boys. Without the support of real religion, 
other lessons in truth and honour, service and self-sacrifice, are in vain. 

"I expect, your Excellency, that while I have been speaking you have 
been studying the faces of these boys ; they are true indication of our failure 
or success. I trust that }"ou ha\'e found in them evidences of those qualities 
which all of the British race wish to see in those who are the hope of the 
future and of their country. Canada is a spacious land ; she makes stern 
demands on her citizens. We shall be satisfied if we can breed men com- 
parable to such a land and to the great stock of the Motherland. With such 
a past, and with such traditions, the boys of St. Andrew's will continue to 
jjlay a worthy part wherever and whenever dutv calls." 

At the request of the Headmaster His Excellency presented the General 
Proficiency and Special Prizes, and had the satisfaction of finding that a 
very crditable proportion of these went to our war guests from the British 
Isles. 

His Excellency then delivered a very stirring address the full text of 
which is as follows : 
Mr. Ketchum. Ladies and Gentlemen. 

I am delighted to be here today and to have the privilege of presenting 
these prizes. In some English schools this occasion is known as Speech 
Day and the boys themselves make the speeches — and some get the prizes. 
Here I notice that I am expected to make a speech, but I do not imagine 
I shall be awarded a prize for it. 

In many ways I think your Canadian system is preferable, for I doubt if 
the making of speeches is an accomplishment that is to be encouraged. In 
these days what we want is action rather than speeches. But. you will say, 
what can we do here at school in Canada to play our part in winning the 
war? It is a reasonable question, and I should like to tell you a few of the 
things you can do. First of all. you can take an intelligent interest in the 
war. Ask questions about it. Study its causes. Put yourself in the place 
of the enemy and consider what you would do next. Don't make the mis- 
take that millions of grown-up people make every day — don't study a world 
war by looking only at a map of Europe. Remember that when the war is 
over, the world has got to be restored to sanitv and governed in an orderlv 



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and civilized manner. That is going to be our job— the jol) of your genera- 
tion. And it has got to be the job of educated men and women. The task 
is going to be fearfully difficult, and requires an abundance of clear thinking. 

In a few years time you will have to make up your minds what you arc- 
going to do in life. Let me suggest to you that you should give first con- 
sideration to the service of your country. Those of you whose fathers or 
relations are now in the Army, Navy or .-Xir Force will naturally think of 
those Services. But I should remind you that the Civil Services of ycjur 
country, the great departments charged with the administration of good 
government, demand and will continue to demand the highest talents which 
the educated men and women from our schools and universities can ])ro- 
duce. Another thing you can do about the war is to learn to be good mi.xers 
— that is to say, learn to understand the ways of thought and the lives of 
all sorts and conditions of people, both those who are more jirivileged as 
vvcll as those who are less privileged than you. You will hnd in the first 
place that wealth has little connection with true worth. 

In Great Britain they have formed what is known as the Home Guard — 
an astonishing body of men, many of them old soldiers, but they come from 
all walks of life — property owners, gardeners, millionaires, chauffeurs, 
parsons. The other day in England, a Brigadier went and inspected a unit 
of the Home Guard and found that one of the sentries was his own lawyer. 
He stopped at a man in the front rank and said "What were you before 
you joined the Home Guard?" ".A. Rear .Admiral, Sir." The ne.xt, in 
reply to the same question, said "A Major-General, Sir." The third man 
was wearing a row of strange foreign decorations and the Brigadiei said 
"And what were you, my man?" The private soldier rephed "I was an 
Ambassador, Sir." 

So you see in this titanic struggle what counts is not .so much what you 
were, as what you are. What matters is not whether you are Canadian or 
English or Scotch or Irish or whether you are rich or poor or old or young, 
but what you are capable of doing to bring nearer the day when victory will 
be in our grasp. 

To those of you who are leaving school this term and may perliai)s l)e 
called into the service of your country before the war is over. 1 would say. 
"Prepare yourselves with determination and zeal to make yourselves fit 
in mind and body for the responsibilities which may shortly be laid on your 
shoulders." 

To those of you who have several years at school ahead of you, I can- 
not urge you too strongly to study diligently so that your generation may 
be spared the tragedy and futility and folly oi war. Remember that war — 
all war — is an indication of the bankruptcy of intelligence. But now that 
the civilized world has been forced into a struggle for its very survival. 



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we must all enter into that struggle with fanatical zeal, enduring patience 
and unswerving loyalty to the Throne that binds us all together. 

As you know. The King is my nephew. \\"hen I next write to him 1 
will tell him of my visit to St. Andrews's College today. And I shall assure 
His Majesty that from what I have seen ®f the younger generation in the 
schools throughout Canada, I have an evergrowing confidence that the 
future of our great Empire will be in hands worthy of their great inherit- 
ance. A great English statesman, Disraeli, once said "To be young is 
great. To be young and wuse is irresistible. 

'Tn fact. I feel quite at home here in the Scottish atmosphere of St. 
Andrew's, honoured as I am by being an Hon. Doctor of Laws of the 
University of St. Andrew's. Scotland, and so I think this following Scottish 
version of 'There'll always be an England' will not be out of place and may 
amuse some. 

" 'There'll always be an England as long as Scotland stands. 

'It's just through poor Auld Scotland that England's wealth expands. 

'Our friendly neighbour England we always will defend. 

'We'll fight all England's battles, her broken ships we'll mend, 

'And when the war is over and victory has been won 

'We'll sing all England's praises for what auld Scotland's done.' " 

That is the true Scottish fighting spirit ! 

On resuming his seat His Excellency was greeted with three British 
Cheers and a Tiger from the School to which, at the close of term, he could 
hardly respond with the declaration of a half holiday. 

The singing of "I Vow to Thee My Country" made a fitting conclusion 
to the exercises. 

The Guests of Honour then led the way to the Headmaster's Garden 
where in the shade of a marquee, was spread a most tempting array of 
delicacies. The grounds and gardens were at their best and made a delight- 
ful setting for a Garden Party. Some four hundred guests, among whom 
were many Old Boys of the School, thoroughly enjoyed this hour before 
returning to the closer confines of the city. 

The Review is indebted to The Globe and Mail for its courtesy' in permitting 
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Form I — 
Lower II — 

Upper II. 5~ 



PRIZE LIST 

Junk 17, 1941 

Prizk List for Gknickal Proficiency 

1st R. V. WORLING 1 71.8% 

1st A. J. S. Fletcher 78.2% 

1st A. ¥.. Weldon 80.3% 

2nd C. E. Medland 75.5% 



Form III— 1st VV. A. Beverly 84.4% 

2nd J. H. Park 81.3% 

3rd J.W.Kennedy 79.7% 

4th R. W. NiCHOLLS 74.4% 

Form IV— 1st C. W. Eddis 91.8%, 

2nd J. D. Ballon 86.7% 

I T. M. Adamson 80.4% 

^■■^ /G. L. Rapmund 81.0% 

ij. A. Garratt 76.2% 

•^^^ (¥. M. Hall 76.3%, 

Form V— 1st F.S.Grant 87.6% 

2nd R. K.Jones 81.6% 

3rd D.S.Fletcher 77.5% 

Special— J. R. Chipman 

Form Lower VI— 1st D. A. S. Fraser 83.2% 

I'E. M. Ballon 82.3% 

2nd] C. G. Cotter 82.0% 

[a. R. Thiele 81.9% 

5th T. C. CossiTT 80.6% 

6th R. B. Ramsay 79.2% 

7th A. M. HuRTER 78.6% 

8th W.B.Lappin (12 subjects) 78.0% 

9th C. E. Spence 77.7% 

10th R. B. Stapells 76.4% 

Special— W. M. E. Clarkson 
Special— W. G. Grant 



June Examinations 

Honour List 

2nd Class and up 

66% or higher 

R. V. Worling 
W. P. Lewis 
A. J. S. Fletcher 
G. A. R. Campbell 
S. A. Marks 
A. E. Weldon 
C. E. Medland 
H. M. Seaton ) 
P. S. Fletcher \ 
P. C. Garratt ) 

F. A. McKenzik \ 
L. S. O'Brian 

W. A. Beverly 
J. W. Kennedy 
J. H. Park 

R. W. NiCHOLLS 
H. O. MULKEY 

W. W. Weldon 
R. D. Knox 

C. W. Eddis 
J. D. Ballon 

G. L. Rapmund 
T. M. Adamson 
J. A. OaJ^ratt 
F. M. Hall 

J. B. Wynne 
F. S. Grant 
R. K. Jones 

D. S. Fletcher 

D. A S. Eraser 
E. M. Ballon 
C. G. Cotter 
A. R. Thiele 
T. C. CossiTT 
R. B. Ramsay 
A M. Huktex 
W. B. Lappin 
C. E. Spence 
R. B. Stapells 
W. M. E. Clarkson 
W. G. Grant 



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Form Upper VI- 

All taking 
9 papers 



1st J. L. Jarvis 87.4% J. L. Jarvis 

2nd G. R. M. Sewell 78.3% G. R. M. Sewell 

3rd R. L. Graham 74.2% R. L. Graham 

4th G. H. C. Stobie 72.7% G. H. C. Stobie 

5th R. G. Kilgour 69.9% R. G. Kilgour 

W. A. Cobban 



* SPECIAL PRIZES 

Writing and SpeUing — Lower School (Mr. Graham Campbell) 

Scripture Prize — Lower School (Mr. Wright) 

Drawing Prize — Lower School 

Scripture Prize 

English Prize (Mr. R. C. Kilgour) 

Review Prize (four former editors) 

Isabell Cockshutt Prize (Canadian and Ancient History) 

Head Prefect's Prize 

Cooper Medal in Science (in memory of Donald Cooper, Head 

Boy, 1913) 

Hulbig Medal in Mathematics (Mr. .Sidney Hulbig, an Old 

Boy) 

Chairman's Gold Medal 

Lieut. -Governor's Bronze Medal 

Georges Etienne Cartier Medal in French (presented by Mr. 

W. A. Beer, an Old Boy) 

Wyld Prize in Latin (Mrs. W. B. McPherson and Mrs. Victor 

Sifton, grand-daughters of Mr. Frederick Wyld) 

Isabelle Cockshutt Prize (Modern History) 

Macdonald Medal (presented by the Old Boys' Association 
to the boy most distinguished in studies and athletics alike) 

Old Boys' Medal in Mathematics 

Ashton Medal in English (Charles Ashton) 

Lieut. -Governor's Silver Medal 

The Governor-General's Medal (highest standing in June 

examinations) Honour Matriculation 



A. E. Weldon II 
A. E. Weldon II 
P. S. Fletcher II 
T. M. Adamson 
P. C. Garratt 

C. G. Cotter 
W. B. Lappin 
J. E. Davis 

W. G. Grant 

I D. A. S. Eraser 

D. A. S. Eraser 
Id. a. S. Eraser 

G. R. M. Sewell 

G. R. M. Sewell 
G. R. M. Sewell 

W. B. Gourlay 
J. L. Jarvis 
J. L. Jarvis 
J. L. Jarvis 

J. L. Jarvis 



ATHLETIC PRIZES 

Macdonald House Cricket (bat for highest average) T. M. Adamson 

Ball for Bowling G. L. Rapmund 

Christie Cup (Mrs. R. J. Christie)— for Shooting W. A. Cobban 

Gordon Thorley Medal (Mr. Gordon Thorley, an Old Boy) . . G. H. C. Stobie 
Laurence Crowe Medal for Shooting (in memory of Laurence 

Crowe, an Old Boy) R. B. Ramsay 

Strathcona Medal for Shooting J. E. Davis 

Cricket Bat (55 runs vs. T.C.S.) J. R. Chipman 

Cricket ©iS-p (Bermuda Old Boys) J. E. Kilmer 

Cricket Ball (outstanding performance — 7 for 38rj. B.R.C.) . . . J. E. Kilmer 
Rifle presented by the 48th Highlanders Chapter of the 

I.O.D.E. for Proficiency in Shooting K. W. Morris 

Senior Championship Cup ■.,* G.,^. Brickenden 



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HecJ Prefect 
J. E. DAVIS 

The position of Head Prefect this year was occupied by James Edward 
"Pat" Davis, and we think it very fitting that he should finish his dis- 
tinguished career of leadership at St. Andrew's with this great honour. 
Last year, in our "year of years" in athletics. Pat was the only hoy in the 
School to be on five first teams. This year he again distinguished himself 
in athletics, being Captain in his fourth year on the basketball team, and 
Vice-Captain of the football team. He is also a distance-runner and a 
swimmer of note. As Captain of the Cadet Corps, Pat headed the guard 
of honour which welcomed the Governor-General to the School this spring. 
We all like Pat a great deal and he will certainlv be missed next year. 

E. R. 



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The Headmaster's Address to the Boys in the Chapel 
on the Last Sunday of the School Year, June 15th, 1941 

I do not propose to preach you a sermon this afternoon, hut rather 
to stand on these chancel steps and for a few minutes simply to chat to 
you. Since it is the last Sunday chapel service of the school year, perhaps 
the younger boys will forgive me if my remarks are chiefly directed 
towards those older boys who are about to leave the school for the last 
time, and for whom this is a most important moment. 

\\"e are hearing a great deal these days about the thing called Freedom ; 
it is talked about on the radio ; it is written about in the press ; public 
speakers constantly make it their theme; it is the subject of many patriotic 
songs and posters. \\'e are told that Freedom is the thing for which the 
present war is being waged, for which many of our own Old Boys are fight- 
ing. Now I have no intention of trying to give you a definition of Freedom, 
or of embarking upon any philosophical discussion of the subject — that 
would be much too large and long a discourse ; and in any event, people 
such as J. M. Barrie and General Smuts, have already done such justice 
to the subject that it is not for me to attempt any improvement upon them. 
But I think you will agree that, however it may be defined. Freedom is 
something we all want ; you are all looking forward to a certain measure 
of it when vou leave school in the next few da\'s. and you probably feel that 



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the strii^r^'lc- of a fairly hard tcrin and the battle of (inal examinations have 
been worthwhile when they are followed by that delightful sense of release 
which comes with the advent of the summer holidays. Unfortunately, how- 
ever, true I'Veedom is not something that can simply be handed to you, 
nor is it the result solely of hard work, though hard work always helps. 
With nations as with individuals, Freedom is something that must be 
achieved and won. and no nation can win it until each of her citizens, in his 
own way, has achieved it for himself. How to achieve it is the great 
problem. 

The Fifth Form and I have been applying ourselves to this ])rol)lem 
once a week dfiring this school year and we feel satisfied in at least one 
conclusion to which we have come. We have discovered that no one can 
be free until he has learned to be real — real in his thoughts and. just as 
important, real in his feelings. Perhaps unconsciously but none the less 
actually, so many of us fool ourselves and try to fool others ; what we do, 
say, think and feel is so often the product, not of ourselves, as we like to 
pretend, but of what others do. say. think and feel. We do things so often 
because we ought to do them, rather than because we really want to do 
them. We say things because they are the proper or the appropriate things 
to say. and we think things because other people think them — so often our 
thoughts and words fail to be prompted by our own real feelings. We think 
and w'e say. for instance, that we believe in Christianity; bui if we really 
believed in Christianity, how dififerent we would l)c from what we actually 
are ! 

Surely this state of alTairs is slavery — slavery to the thoughts and feel- 
ings and actions of others — and we can't be slaves and free at the same time. 
We can never achieve individual freedom until we can rely on our own 
thoughts and feelings rather than having to rely on those of others. This 
means active minds and hard work when we are young so that we may 
acquire sound thoughts and feelings, but it also means that we must kee]) 
striving to discriminate between what is true and real and what is false and 
deceptive. It is the privilege of the very young to live in a world (tf 
unreality ; as we grow older it is our responsibility to learn to see things as 
they really are. This we can do only when we begin to see ourselves as we 
really are — to know ourselves — to be real. . . . Coming home from school 
one day, a young lad was attacked by the village bully who. without pro- 
vocation, struck him mercilessly. Hostile but thoroughly frightened, the 
boy did not strike back, and after withdrawing from the bully and straight- 
ening himself out he eventually reached home. He related his e.xperience 
to his mother and father, taking pains to make them understand that he 
had spitefully turned the other cheek. Loving but indulgent, his mother 



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commended him. Adding wisdom to his devotion for the boy, the faiher 
said: "My son. never confuse the love of Christ with the fear of man". 

The best summing up of all this is in the familiar words of Shakespeare : 
"This above all : to thine own self be true. And it must follow, as the night 
the day. Thou canst not then be false to any man". You older boys are 
now at a stage where you should no longer be playing a game ; you should 
have begun to realize the real meaning of playing the game. You should no 
longer be fooling yourselves or trying to fool others ; you should now be 
more real in thought and feeling because you have begun to learn the truth 
about vourselves. and hence about other people and the world. And as the 
truth begins to dawn, you will begin to attain unto that real Freedom — a 
freedom of mind and spirit — a freedom which will give you the enthusiasm 
and the will and the courage to carry you through whatever storms and 
hardships lie ahead. 

You have, I hope, begun to learn the truth at school. You ha\'e much 
more to learn. Your minds must continue to be active. But wherever 
you go, whatever you do, always remember what your school has tried 
most to emphasize, that by far the greatest source of truth is to be found 
in the life and teaching of Christ. At the end of the lesson read this after- 
noon, Jesus said, 'Tf ye continue in my word, then are ye my disciples 
indeed ; and ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free". 
When vou leave this school, you will be called upon to render various kinds 
of service, and I know that you will give it willingly and cheerfully. But 
your school prays that your first and your greatest service may always be 
that of the true Christ, for his service is perfect freedom. 




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On Sunday, January 12th. Mr. Ketcluini ^-aw tlu- address. Ik- spoke 
of the necessity of exten(hng the Christinas s])irit tivcr the entire vear. 

* * * 

On Sunday, 26th. Rev. jolni Davidson spoke in Chapel, lie told us of 
the need of estahlished authority in democracy. 

* * * 

On Sunday, Fel)ruary 2nd. Dr. Rohinson sjxike. lie said that 
equanimity is essential in school and in life, and that the Chapel service 
each morning gives the right note of calm for the day's task. 

On Fehruary 16th we enjoyed a visit from Mr. \'. C. Wanslu trough, 
Headmaster of Lower Canada College. He showed us the greatness of 
civilization and its extreme peril. He concluded hy quoting Lincoln: 
"It is for us . . . to he dedicated here to the unfinished work . . . thus 
far so nohly ad\anced." 

* * * 

On March 9th Rev. F. H. Brewin gave the address. He used this 
verse of Psalm XV as his text: "He that svveareth unto his neighhour and 
disappointeth him not ; though it were to his own hindrance." 

* * * 

Rev. Stuart Parker gave the address on March 16th. He warned u.s 

against the many camouflaged forms of sin. some of which he enumerated. 

* * * 

On Sunday, March 30th. Principal Malcolm Wallace spoke in Chajiel. 

His topic was "Famous Men." 

* * * 

On Sunday, April 19th, Professor Taylor spoke in Chapel. He spoke 
of Jesus as the watershed f)f history, for since Jesus' time there has heen 

hope for all. 

* * * 

Rev. John Frank gave the address on April 27th. "As our young men 
are fighting for our safety," he said, "it is our duty to prepare a more 
Christian community to receive them when they return." 

* * * 

On Sundav, May 4th, Rev. P. M. Macdonald spoke in Chapel. He 
painted for us the picture of the rich young man whom Jesus, looking upon, 

loved, and had him sell all he had and give to the poor. 

* * * 

Rev. Stanley Russell spoke in Chapel on Sunday 18th. He told us 
of the "patch of ground" of which we are the defenders, and gave the 
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On Sunday. May 25th, Rev. Dr. J. B. Paulin spoke in Chapel. He 
reminded us of the great part played by youth in the world. 

* * * 

On Sunday, June 1st, Professor E. A. Dale spoke in Chapel. He spoke 

on faith. His text was "Fear not. for they that be with us are more than 

the}- which be with them.*' 

^ * * 

Rev. Mr. Mutch preached the sermon on Sunday, June 8th. His text 
was "But add to temperance, patience." H Peter, 2, 6. 

if. -^ i}fi 

On Saturday. June 14th, the Choir of New St. Andrew's Church held 
a combined Picnic and Song Festival at the College. A sportive afternoon 
was followed by high tea at the Ouchterlony's. 

In the evening there was a delightful choral programme in the Chapel; 
the boys vying with the choir in alternate groups of selections. 

The Choir rendered Psalms 23 and 24; Jesu. Joy of Man's Desiring 
(J. S. Bach) ; Greater Love Hath Xo Man (John Ireland), and the Cesar 
Franck setting of Psalm 150. 

The School responded with parts of three fine Hymns in settings which 
have been learned this year, 

"Come, my soul, thou must be waking — " 
"Lord of our life, and God of our salvation," 
"To thank the Lord our God it is 
A good and comely thing." 
In the third of these, the Choir, to whom the tune was a new one. sang 
the fourth verse after the School had sung the first three. Their rendering 
showed the force of our good example, as may well be imagined. 

The last three numbers by the Choir mounted steadily in power ; "The 
Storm Music" (Song of Miriam), by Schubert ; "Your Harps and Cymbals 
Sound" (from "Solomon"), a tumultuous hymn of praise by Handel; and 
lastly, Handel's mighty paean of triumph and resurrection, "The Halle- 
lujah Chorus." 

It seemed inconceivable that so few voices could have reached such a 
magnificent climax as was attained in the closing moments of that memor- 
able recital. Each section of the Choir maintained its part in due proportion 
and with the utmost precision. The audience was spellbound. 

This is the second recital of this kind for which we are indebted to Mr. 
Ouchterlony and his Choir. It is our sincere desire that it will become 
an annual event. 



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MUSIC STUDENTS' RECITAL 

On Thursday, Ma\- the 29th, a recital was given in the Assembly 
Hall and Chapel by the piano and organ students. Beginning with boys 
who are at present at the elementar\- stages, various stages of pla\ing 
were demonstrated. Piano solos, duets, and two piano works were 
heard and some of the most interesting compositions were those played 
on the organ. 

Explanatory remarks were made by Mr. Ouchterlony, who empha- 
sized the importance of a student's enjoyment of this type of work. 
It seemed to be evident that such enjoyment was felt by those taking 
part in what the rest of the School found an interesting and entertaining 
afternoon. 

The programme was as follows: 

The National Anthem 

1. Every note has a name Park, Jones 

2. Modern scale practice He!NTZM.\n 

3. Chords in harp style (rAom/>50«) Murdoch 

4. Hiking {Thompson) Fletcher III 

On Roller Skates {Thompson) 

Time Contrasts {Thompson) 

5. Soldier's March {Schumann) Lewis 

6. Turkey in the Straw Lewis, Ingra.m 

7. Balloons Medland 

8. Allegro {Haydn) Ingram 

9. Rondo {Kuhlau) Weldon II 

10. Rhapsodie No. 2. {Liszl) Medland, Ingram 

IL Marche Militaire {Schubert) - - - Wynne, Mr. Occhterlonv 

12. The Jolly Roger {Eckstein) Shaw 

13. The Juggler {Louise Wright) Garratt I 

Tea for Two 

14. The Merry Month of May {Butler) Weldon I 

15. Arrival of the Queen of Sheba (from "Solomon") {Handel) - - Jarvis 
Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring {Bach) 

Organ 

16. Prelude and Fugue in F {Bach) Moss 

French Rondo {Boellman) 

Allegro— Concerto I\' {Handel) 

17. Fugue in A minor {Bach) Jarvis 

Concert Variations {Bonnet) 



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LITERARY SOCIETY 

The School elected R. G. Kilgour President of the Society. He was 
supported by W. A. Cobban, Vice-President, and G. R. M. Sewell, Secre- 
tary. J. E. Kilmer and R. H. Kerr represented Memorial House, and 
J. R. Chipman and C. G. Cotter represented Flavelle House. 

DEBATES 

\\'e are hoping to raise the standard of debating at St. Andrew's. 
Hitherto it has not been considered important. It is essential that it take 
a more prominent part in our life at school. 

Two debates were held this year. The first took place on January 28th. 
The resolution was "That the U.S.A. enter the war against Germany at 
once." This motion was put before the House by Ballon I and Thiele. 
It was successfully opposed by Cossitt and Boothe. The speakers from 
the floor presented their ideas in a more coherent form than has been 
witnessed in scA'eral years. 

The second debate was held on March 1st. The subject of the debate, 
"Resolved that skiing be placed on an equal footing with hockey in the 
school," was of a nature that called for considerable argument. The motion 
was proposed by Grant I and Cotter, and Kilgour and Stapells opposed it. 
The motion was carried. It is to be hoped that in future debates will 
be given even greater care and consideration. 




Miss van Gorder, Anderson, and Dale Ogden are clearly puzzled — 

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On Sunday. lH'l)ruary 9th, Mrs. John Davidson gave us a lecture on 
"Hemisphere Defence." Mrs. Davidson gave an accurate and vivid 
description of the boundaries of this hemisphere and she pointed out various 
places whence it might be attacked. The interest of the School in this 
subject was shown by the number of questions asked concerning defence 
of the hemisphere. We are grateful to Mrs. Davidson. 

* * * 

On Saturday. February 15th. the Literary Society was euLertained by 
movies and a talk l)y Mr. Percy Balou t)f the Pit;sburgh C(tal Company. 
Mr. Bak)U is ]H-esident of the Canadian branch. Tbc movies showed the 
various stages from underground mining to tinished coal, such as is usecl 
in our furnaces. The School enjoyed this exliibition of intricate machinery 
in motion, and was glad to have a glim])se at the operatic »n of this modern 
industry. 

"The Bat" 

THE dif^culties attendant ui)on the production of a school play are 
many. Of these the universal is the youth and inexi)erience of the 
players, surmounted in this case by an able choosing of the cast so that 
they fell naturally into their several roles. More local factors were two ; 
lack of time for rehearsal, due to conflicting activities, and of a proper 
building for the presentation. The former did not obtrude itself to any 
great extent, although there were moments which would have been the 
better for more preparation ; the latter was much more evident m its results. 
for the smallness of the room, and the equal level of the audience and the 
stage, tended to destroy the essential atmosphere f)f illusioiv, revealing the 
minutest flaws in the production. Especially was this felt in the last scene ; 
it was difificult to invest the hidden rooms, secret panels, dead men's hands, 
et cetera, with the proper degree of mystery. Moreover, the informality 
thus created had a distressing result; the audience felt no call to restrain 
its critical faculty, which was accordingly manifested in a continuous low- 
buzzing and murmuring, punctuated by occasional louder outbursts. 
Whether this is more comforting to the players than a stony silence it is 
impossible to say; however, it renders many of their remarks inaudible. 
Despite these manifold difftculties, Mr. Tottenham and his assistants 
were able to make a highly effective presentation of the play. .-Mthough 
slight flaws were perceptible here and there, yet the general level of per- 
formance was surprisingly high. The cast acquitted itself nobly in the most 
crucial test, that of sustaining interest throughout, keejiing the play moving 
from start to finish. Especially noticeable was the beginning; there was 
nothing in particular to set it off. Yet T.ightbourn and Cotter were able to 



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hold our attention from the first, carrying us along without hesitation to the 
development. Cotter sustained his difficult part throughout, without a 
trace of that overacting into which he could so easily have fallen. Light- 
bourn's witty interpretation of the maid's part was carried out excellently, 
although his accent, combined with speed of speech, obscured some of the 
words. Mulock portrayed simpering femininity to perfection, while Lappin, 
although less suited to his final metamorphosis, possessed the indispensable 
blase air of the detective. Some of us, however, regretted the absence of a 
fat cigar between his teeth. 

The make-up was, in general, excellent. Cornelia's was realistic, even 
with the proximity of the audience. Beresford's moustache added just the 
right touch to his blustering character. However, one could not help 
regretting Brookes' perpetual blush, which alone failed to attain the general 
high level. 

Finally, the unhonoured and unsung behind-the-scenes organization 
carried out its functions with such efficiency, that, paradoxically, its pres- 
ence was not noticed. Thus, with the co-operation of an extremely able 
staff, Mr. Tottenham was able to produce a play of high artistic perfection, 
enjoyable in every respect. 

J. L. Jarvis, Upper VT. 

Characters in the order of their appearance: 

Lizzie R. M. Lightbourn 

Miss Cornelia Van Gorder C. G. Cotter 

Billy C. L. Nicholson 

Brooks J . A. Garratt 

Miss Dale Ogden A. MuLOCK 

Dr. Wells T. C. Cossitt 

Anderson W. B. Lappin 

Richard Fleming A. K. Meredith 

Reginald Beresford D. A. S. Fraser 

An Unknown Man E. H. Crawford 

Act L Drawing-room of Miss Van Gorder's Long Island house. 
Act IL The same. 

Act in. An attic room in the same house. 
Time: the present. 

Director Mr. Tottenham 

Costumes Mrs. Ketchum, Mrs. Mulock 

Make-up Mrs. Ketchum, Mrs. Tudball, Mr. Tottenham 

Stage-Manager J. R. Chipman 

Electricians L L. Colquhoun, A. C. Ericson 

Stage-Assistants R. B. Stapells, J. J. MacBrien 

D. G. Cameron, K. G. Cameron 

Properties J. R. Chipman, A. R. Thiele 

Prompter A. E. Vrooman 



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THE CHURCH PARADE 

On Sunday, May 11th, the Cadet Corps held its Spring Church Parade. 
We were glad this year to renew our old 'acquaintance with, th.e pastor and 
congregation of Westminster Central United Church. 

The Corps fell in at Rosedale Park at 10 a.m. There was an encourag- 
ing turn-out of Old Boys, most of whom were in uniform. The Corps 
left at 10.15, went south on Schoolfield Avenue and hy ijie usual route 
through Rosedale to Bloor Street. During the march the band made a 
great deal of noise, and the weird howl of its bagpipes became almost 
music in our ears ! The highlight of the journey was the "eyes right" given 
to the platoons at Branksonie Hall— it was duly recognized ( by some 
feminine giggles!). 

We entered Westminster Church shortly before eleven o'clock, and 
took our places in the seats reserved for us. Dr. Sedgewick i)reached the 
sermon — "Courage, the Footstool of the Virtues" — a very fitting one for 
those wearing His Majesty's uniform. Many Old Boys joined with us in 
the service, after which the Corps proceeded to Ramsden Park, where it 
boarded the 'buses for home, and one of Miss Robertson's good Sunday 
dinners. 



The Cadet Corps Band was invited to be present at the large gathering 
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BAND 

75i /?ou^^J. J. MacBrian. A. F. Moss. D. P. Sabiston, J. E. Davi = . G. M. Brickenden, 
\V. A. Macken.-ie, R. B. Stapells, \V. H. Diver, \V. G. Grant, 

2nd Row — F. S. Grant, D. R. P. Sumner. J. R. Good, G. A. O'Brian, C. E. Spence. 

Srd Rou — H. J. Cody. H. D. Hamilton. G. V. O'Brien, H. Blackwell, D. C. Huntsr, 
J. A. Garrati. 

as guest Speaker. The gathering was in aid of the Government's Mctory 
Loan. 

The Band marched into the Arena and there played for the assembly. 
It remained seated during the speech, and proceeded out at the end of the 
evening. It was given great applause and made an excellent showing 
(so good a showing that a certain gentleman's pocket-book was substantially 

depleted). 

^ ^ '^ 

On behalf of the Cadet Corps the Review takes this opportunity of 
thanking Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Hewitt for their gift of a handsome Jaguar 
Skin to be worn by the Bass Drummer. The skin is of special interest 
in that it comes from a Jaguar wliich was shot by the late Col. Theodore 
Roosevelt, a former President of the United States, during a South 
.■\merican Hunting Trip, and was given by him to Mr. Hewitt's father. 
It made its debut with the Band at the ]Maple Leaf Gardens at the X'ictory 
Loan Demonstration. 



THE CADET CORPS DANXE 

The Cadet Corps Dance, a much anticipated event, was held on Friday. 
May 2nd. It was held in the dining-room, for the decoration of which we 
are especially indebted to a committee of the prefects and some other 
practical "artists."' 



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"There was a sound of revelry" that night, most of it caused by Frank 
Bogart and his orchestra. (Editor's Note — It has conie to niy notice that 
certain "eyes looked love to eyes which spake again." hut such repc^rts 
are suhjeci; to censorship at their source. ) 

It seemed quite fitting to see certain menihers of His Majesty's Cana- 
dian Air Force doing the "jitterbug." but we regret that the Highland 
qualities of our cadets were only superficial. Never (jnce was a word of 
Gaelic spoken, nor did a lad go into a frenzied fling o' the Highlands. The 
boys — for even the masters were young this night — enjoyed tiiemselves 
thoroughly. 

Refreshments were i)rovided. and after it the dancers b.'held a truly 
great spectacle on the part of the band. Torches were borne on high by 
brown-tunic'd guards, and the band marched to the southern end of tiie 
quadrangle, which is o])posite the dining-room. There it gave a dazzling 
demonstration of its skill, drums and pipes combining to star in a per- 
formance of "Cock o' the North." After this the band departed, marching 
the length of the quadrangle to the tune of "Bonnie Dundee." 

The school sold rosettes at a minimum price of fifty cents. Thev were 
well designed, combining the school colours and the Gordon tartan. Thev 
looked most becoming on the girls ; we understood that certain cadets pur- 
chased some for themselves (all is vanity). Many uniformed Old Boys 
were present. Coca-Cola was sold, and the profits helped to swell the 
general funds, which were turned over to the Canadian War Services Fund. 



The Gordons 

Because St. Andrew's College is af^liated with the 48th Highlanders 
it uses the Gordon tartan. 

The Gordons have their origin in the lowlands of Scotland. There are 
no fewer than one hundred and fifty-seven main branches of the clan which 
have been traced by family historians. 

A laird of Gordon in Berwickshire, near the English border, is said to 
have fallen in the battle of the Standard (1138). Sir Adam Gordon at 
first took the side of the English in the Scottish struggle for independence, 
and is the first member of the Gordon family to win a place in history. 
After Bannockburn he attached himself to Robert Bruce, and was granted, 
in 1318, the Lordship of Strathbogie. 

., General Lord Adam Gordon became commander of the forces in Scot- 
land in 1782 and governor of Edinburgh Castle in 1786. 



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Among the many soldiers of fortune bearing the name of Gordon was 
Colonel John Gordon, one of the murderers of Wallenstein. Patric Gordon 
in the service of Charles X of Sweden in 1651 served against the Poles. 

In 1771 the Eighty-first Regiment of Gordon Highlanders was raised, 
and disbanded in 1783. 

The Ninety-second, raised in 1774, and the Old Seventy-fifth's, make 
up the present Gordon Highlanders. 

J. Nettleton, Form V. 




REVIEW STAFF 

Front Row — B. M. Milligan, R. G. Kilgour, Mr. Hewitt, A. M. Hurter, W. M. 

McPherson. 
Back Rou — E. M. Ballon, C. G. Colter, C. W. Eddis, C. C. Crombie. 



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Shooting started at the beginning of the Spring term. Many of the 
cadets have shown considerable interest in it. and some very high scores 
have been made. Mr. Wright may well be proud of the boys who are 
scoring high under his training, especially of those younger boys who show 
so much promise. 

Boys competed this year for the School prizes and for the pins o{ the 
Dominion Rifie Association. 

Strathcona Medal (Highest Aggregate, 279), Davis I 
Christie Cup (2nd Highest Aggregate. 278), Cobban. 
I.O.D.E/^Rifle (Best single Target, 96), Morris. 
Lawreiice Crow Medal (2nd single Target, 92). Ram>?ey. 
Gordon Thorley Medal (3rd single Target. 91). Stobie. 

DOMINION MARKSMEN JUNIOR COMPETITION 

(88-100) Silver Pin — Hopkins. Eraser I. Ramsey. Davis I. 
(75-100) Bronze Pin — Hopkins. Johnston. JollifFe, Stobie. Cobban, 
Hirsch. Elder. Grant II. Blackwell. Gardiner. Crombie. 



The Corps has been provided with one hundred wooden rifles, to replace 
the Ross rifles requisitioned by the Dept. of National Defence which we used 
before. There has been rifle drill on Mondays. Wednesdays and Fridays. 
We were able to acquire our old skill at arms drill, so that when service 
rifles did arrive in time for the Governor-Generars visit, the Guard of 
Honour acted with precision. 



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Sports Editorial 



THE climax of the Little Big Four cricket schedule \v(jun(i up the 
' athletic programme for the school for the year 1940-41, aud although 
the men in white didn't roll home in a blaze of glory, they played and 
practiced hard, and as a result a very young eleven compiled a fair record. 
However, we failed to come through against the strong Little Big Four 
teams. Trinity and Upper Canada showed more jiower at the bat, whilst 
Ridley proved themselves superior in both fielding and batting, to Miis year's 
eleven. Harry Davis, although he didn't produce a winning side, did the 
utmost it was humanly possible with the scanty material ^.t hand, and 
deserves a great deal of credit. As was the case last year, this year's was 
a one-man bowling stalT. Personifying this department was Captain John 
Kilmer, a tall over-the-wicket bowler with an easy action. A medium-fast 
bowler, with a slight swerve and a leg break, he was hard to hit, and took 
numerous wickets in his five-man trap in the slips. John proved himself a 
very able leader on and olT the field, and deserves much credit for his 
leadership of a very inexperienced eleven. On the whole, the fielding this 
year was terrible, although Davis I, Chipman and Cobban distinguished 
themselves in this very important, though oft-neglected, phase of the game. 
Our batting was also weak, Chipman and Cobban being the only outstand- 
ing bats. The former, a good all-rounder, has an excellent eye, and made 
up for his odd careless defensive stroke by his powerful drives all round 
the wicket. A forceful batsinan, he went after his runs (of which he secured 
many) right froin the first over. The latter was a direct contrast to Chip- 
man. A careful bat, Cobban has many very polished defensive strokes 
which are gems to watch. He nevertheless proved that he could "open 



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his shoulders" to the balls which were off the wicket, and proved himself 
a dependable bat. Kilmer was a good bat, and Thiele occasionally found 
his range, but from here on the case was a sad one. McPherson, a fair 
bat, was very unreliable and didn't deliver. The rest of the batting list 
was a veritable nightmare, but their experience should stand our young 
tail-end batsmen in gooid stead for the years to come. 

We might take a lesson from this year's performance. The interest 
and fundamentals imparted b}- :Vlr. Macrae and Mr. Ives in Macdonald 
House, wane in the Upper School. Their fine work is wasted unless there is 
sufficient coaching in the years that follow. That the team had insuffi- 
cient practice is also very evident. Our tail-end batsmen had barely 
mastered the fundamental strokes, our bowlers were inexperienced, and our 
fielding showed a lack of everything, but mainly practice. Coaching and 
practice are really one item, for the latter cannot be accomplished properly 
without the former. Harry Davis has done the best possible in a minimum 
of time, and is an excellent coach — but he can only do the work of one man. 
A proposed remedy for St. Andrew's College cricket would be several of 
the masters (we suggest Mr. Macrae and Mr. Hewitt) acting as assistant 
coaches, under Mr. Davis as head coach. In this way. coaching and practice 
could go on in a number of nets, and the assistant coaches could drill in 
fielding and fundamental weaknesses, with Mr. Davis dealing in the finer 
points. We hope that this proposal will receive some attention, and feel 
confident that it could only result in success. 

It is with great reluctance that we say farewell to Mr. Griffiths, and 
we doff our bonnets to his great organization of physical education and 
athletics at St. Andrew's for the past decade. 

No school in Canada produces so many first-rate teams for its size. 
From the minimum of material he has turned out six First Teams annually, 
as well as younger school teams and intramural squads, for the sake of 
producing First Team material for the future. He has organized our sports 
to a singular degree, and has developed systems followed by coaches 
throughout the country. 

This year Griff organized a "Pool Patrol," which is in complete com- 
mand of the Lady Eaton Memorial Tank. The group coaches the boys of 
St. Andrew's and of the Aurcjra Boy Scout Troop in life-saving and swim- 
ming. The squad, ably headed by Kilgour and Sabiston, is doing a very 
commendable job in a province threaded with lakes and rivers, and are 
furthering the objectives of general water-safety education. The latter 
is a science which is both very practical and very essential, and which at 
the same time provides wholesome recreation and healthful exercise. The 
aim of the patrol is not to teach professional life-saving, but rather to 



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68 St. Andrew's College Review 

encourage more personal care on the part of the individual, and to give 
instruction on methods . which will aid others. 

So wishing Griff all of the best for the future, happy landing in his 
new field and less weeds on his farm, we say "au revoir." 

The most successful coach of the year has been Mr. Millward to whom 
much credit is due for giving St. Andrew's championship teams in Basket- 
ball and Track. The latter, a well-balanced and powerful squad of only 8 
(which broke 11 school records at the school meet) put together 12 firsts, 
4 seconds and a third for 7Z points, to bring S.A.C. its first championship 
at the Ontario District Meet. 

The basketball team ran up its second championship in as many years, 
although primarily a 2-man squad. In the latter I refer to Captain and 
Left Forward Pat Davis and centre star Bill Gourlay. two of the finest 
interscholastic basketball players in the country. The former is a fine 
field general and a very unselfish, accurate and deceiving passer, whilst the 
latter is an excellent all-rounder, with a variety of shots from all round 
the basket. His set shot off his finger tips was particularly eft'ective. 

Mr. Sweeney also scored his second championship in two years. In- 
tying with Trinity for the top rung in the hockey conference. He. too, 
deserves much credit for turning out a fighting squad which always went 
hard. 

At this point we must mention the revival of the U.C.C. game, in which 
the College sextet proved far too powerful for the local lads. Lead by 
centre George Mara, who skates like a pro. Upper Canada showed terrific 
strength in all departments, and literally skated rings around St. Andrew's. 
The College can be justly proud of its great hockey teams. 

In closing we salute Ridley for recapturing from us Football and 
Cricket championships, and in so doing monopolizing Little Big Four 
honours. The Orange and Black continue to show themselves great 
athletes, and what's more important, great sportsmen. 

Ed. Ballon, 

Sports Editor. 



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i 



THE TRINITY GAME 

On May 31st the First Eleven opened their Little Big Four schedule 
against Trinity College, on the latter's grounds, at Port Hope. The day 
was cloudy and the pitch hard and fast, offering little advantage to spin 
bov^lers. Kilmer won the toss and elected to bat. Cobban and McPherson 
opened, and batting carefully, amassed 21 runs before the former was 
bowled by Lambert. McPherson was caught almost im.mediately after- 
wards, but Chipman and Thiele struck up a partnership and the runs 
mounted. Both worked themselves in carefully, and when Chipman was 
finally out l.b.w., things looked bright for St. Andrew's with the score 
97 for 3. Chipman had amassed a brilliant 55, which included six boundary 
fours and a boundary six. His eye in, he was driving balls all around the 
wicket without discretion, and with terrific power behind each drive. 
Thiele continued with Kilmer, and both were retired with creditable 
innings, the former with 18 and the latter with 12. From here on our luck 
left us. and with the exception of Opie (11), the rest of the batsmen went 
down in order. The School were all out for 130, mainly due to the fine 
bowling of Lambert, who in 14 overs, 5 of which were maidens, took 5 
wickets for 23 runs. At 3.30 St. Andrew's took to the field, but our spin 
bowlers found their task practically an impossible one on the hard wicket, 
and Trinity runs quickly mounted, as they drove hard our straight bowl- 
ing. Kilmer did an iron-man performance in bowling 21 overs, and 
Cobban's fielding was very commendable. The clever batting of 
Lemesurier. Jones, and "Stone-wall Caldwell", the batting and bowling of 
Lambert, and the wicket-keeping of Duggan I, were towers of strength 
to the home eleven. 

Final score: Trinity 169 for 4, St. Andrew's LSO. E. M. B. 



70 St. Andrew's College Review 

THE RIDLEY GAME 

The second Little Big Four game was that against Ridley College, 
played on our home grounds. It was a very fine day and the pitch was 
in excellent condition. Ridley fielded a very powerful team, featuring hard- 
hitting and accurate bat^, and tricky bowling. The St. Andrew's eleven, 
a much younger and a very inexperienced team, played hard and gave of 
their best, and although their performance was a creditable one for these 
reasons, they were no match for the seasoned Ridley cricketers. It is 
interesting to note that only four times did the Ridley batsmen hit flys, 
and that two of these were caught and the other two were dropped catches. 
This would illustrate the importance of keeping the ball on the ground. 
Ridley having won the toss, batted first, and with the exception of Kilmer, 
they hit our bowling at will. Drope and Cameron opened, and from the 
outset it was apparent that they were after runs. When the former was 
caught at point on a fine catch by Davis I. things looked bright, but we 
were sadly disillusioned. Cameron and Groves struck up a brilliant partner- 
ship, and were driving the ball strongly, all around the wicket. Cameron 
was finally bowled after a very fine 45. and Graves, having survived a 
loud appeal for a tick, together with Hague, continued till hnich. when 
play was halted with the score-board reading 133 for 2. The issue looked 
desperate, but after lunch things appeared more encouraging. Kilmer had 
found his range, and was bringing a very fast ball down hard on the speedy 
wicket. At this time he took 3 wickets for as many runs, retiring Hague, 
McCrea and Snively. Graves went down for 62 after a brilliant innings, 
bowled by Clarkson. Our luck didn't hold, however, and strong innings 
by Schmon. Cronyn and Scandrett brought the Ridley total up to a con- 
spicuous 216. At 3.15 St. Andrew's started their innings, but it was little 
more than a procession. Chipman, Kilmer and Clarkson hit the double 
figures, but the rest were a sad story, and we were all out for 50 runs. 
Davis I. Chipman. Cobban, Pollock and Davis II had fielded well, but the 
rest were terrible, in this department. Ridley completely outclassed us. and 
though our inexperience will excuse our batting and bowling, there was no 
excuse for our sloppy fielding. Kilmer played very well. Besides having 
a good innings at bat, his 7 for 38 is a very praiseworthy performance 
against so powerful an eleven as Ridley. Almost all the Ridley batsmen 
had good innings, and special credit must be given McCrea and Graves for 
their very fine bowling. The latter was possibly the star of the day, 
amassing a magnificent 62 at bat. and taking 4 wickets for 13 runs. 

Final score : Ridley 216, St. Andrew's 50. 

E. M. B. 



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THE UPPER CANADA GAME 

On June 7th the First Eleven met Upper Canada on the latter's grounds, 
in the final Little Big Four game of the season. It was a sultry day with 
scattered showers, but the pitch was nevertheless in fair condition. Upper 
Canada won the toss and promptly went to hat. Ross and Davies opened, 
but after only 4 runs, both were dismissed, the former on a fine throw by 
Chipman and the latter on a beautiful ball by Kilmer. Beveridge and Aird 
followed, but their luck was no better than that of their opening batsmen, 
and 4 wickets were down for 1 1 runs. But now Foulds and Mills were 
batting, and with the former blocking and the latter hitting, a brilliant 
partnership was formed, and the runs mounted. Mills was finally out 
l.b.w. ofT Kilmer, after a fine innings of 39. which included five boundary 
fours in a row. Burden and Gibson followed with fair innings and then 
Chipman lifted Foulds ofif stump right out of the ground, on a fast swerve. 
The latter, batting very carefully, had compiled a creditable 26. Bebell 
was run out a few balls after taking his guard, and with the score 105 for 9, 
St. Andrew's appeared to be on top of the play. But now Bremner and 
Jeflfs were at the wicket and formed a fine partnership that resulted in 50 
runs, before the former was finally caught in the slips off Kilmer. With 
the exception of Captain Kilmer, who as usual bowled very steadily, our 
bowling was very weak. A few of our fielders played well, notably Chip- 
man, who played brilliantly in this department, and Davis, whose long 
throws were always right to the wicket-keeper. On the whole, however, 
our fielding was poor. St. Andrew's batsmen, facing a total of 155, were 
the victims of a combination of excellent College fielding and hard luck. 
Our opening bats. Cobban and Thiele, were dismissed for round scores. 
The former had been caught on a very hard drive to mid-otif. Chipman. 
who followed with a fine 19, was caught on almost the identical play, and 
after he was out. our batting, with the exception of Lappin (23). was 
very weak. Young and inexperienced, our tail-end batsmen were very 
nervous as a result of the load placed on their shoulders by our leading 
bats. Nevertheless they played hard, and their experience can only stand 
them in good stead for next year. 

Final score: Upper Canada 155, St. Andrew's 70. 

E. M. B. 



Mr. Goodman — 'Tt is the law^ of gravity that keeps us on the earth." 
Minthorn — "How did we stick on before the law was passed?" 



72 Sl Andrew' s College Review 

Little Big Four All-Star Cricket Team 

When Little Big Four athletics have been at their best, people have 
remarked on the idea of having a Little Big Four All-Star selection, 
with a view to seeing how good a team could be turned out. We decided 
to act upon this idea and it is interesting to note the results. The sup- 
port received was most encouraging and we might add that, as can be 
seen from the polling, those who made the selections were completely 
unbiased as to their choice. 

On Friday, June 13th, letters were sent out to Ridley, Trinity and 
Upper Canada, requesting that the sports editors of the school magazines 
of these seats of higher learning should furnish immediately a selection 
for a Little Big Four all-star cricket team. On Monday morning came 
an encouraging letter from J. M. G. Smart, sports editor of the Ridley 
school magazine, Acta Ridleana, containing his choice for the team. Later 
that same morning we received a telegram from the Record at Trinity, 
in which another eleven had been chosen. On Tuesday, Ross MacMillan 
(substituting for Bob Fairhead of the College Times) made the selection 
for Upper Canada, which we received by telephone. We now had 
selections from all four of the Little Big Four schools, and we proceeded 
to tabulate the results. Graves and Drope of Ridley, Lemesurier of 
Trinity, Mills of Upper Canada, and our own Chipman of St. Andrews, 
were uananimously selected. McCrae, Robertson, Kilmer, Beveridge, 
Aird, Lambert and Duggan I completed the team, which, on account 
of a tie, included twelve men. The team would boast eight first-class 
bowlers, including Robertson, a sensational fast bowler, Kilmer, an 
excellent "length-bowler," and Graves, McCrae, Mills Beveridge, Lam- 
bert and Duggan, all experienced spin-bowlers. All twelve men are ex- 
cellent bats, their batting average as a whole being approximately 38. 
The fielding, led by McCrae, would also be of a very distinctive order. 
Aird would make a good wicket-keeper. A squad like this might 
"go places." 

We feel that the selection of Little Big Four all-star teams in football 
and cricket in the future will serve to heighten interest in these sports, 
and to give something for the outstanding athletes in the Little Big Four 
really to aim at. 

FinalK-, we should like to thank very sincerely the Record, the Acta 
Ridleana and the College Times for their generous and very co-operative 
support, without which this all-star selection would have been impossible. 

The Tabulation of votes is on the next page. 



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Tabulation of Votes 



73 



Name 


Bart 

Sutherland 

The 

Record 


J.M.G. 

Smart 

Acta 

Ridleana 


Ed. 

Ballon 

The 

Review 


Ross 
MacMilian 

The 
College Times 


Total 
Votes 


Graves 

Drope 

Mills 

Lemesurier. . 
Chipman . . . 

Kilmer 

McCrae. . . . 
Robertson . . 
Lambert .... 

Aird 

Beveridge. . 
VV. Duggan . 

Hague 

Cameron . . . 
R. Duggan . . 

Ross 

Bremner. . . 


...B.R.C. 

...B.R.C. 

. .U.C.C. 
...T.C.S. 
.. ..S.A.C. 
...S.A.C. 

...B.R.C. 

...B.R.C. 
...T.C.S. 

...U.C.C. 

..U.C.C. 

. ...T.C.S. 

...B.R.C. 

...B.R.C. 

...T.C.S. 

..U.C.C. 

...U.C.C. 


V 
V 
V 

V 
V 

V 

V 

V 
V 

V 
V 


V 
V 
V 

V 
V 
V 
V 

V 


V 
V 
V 
V 
V 
V 
V 
V 
V 

V 
V 


V 
V 
V 
V 
V 
V 

V 
V 
V 
V 

V 


4 
4 
4 
4 
4 
3 
3 
3 
3 
2 
2 
2 



Note — Jug Smart, Ada Ridleana, sent only 10 men in error. 

Ross MacMilian, substituting for Bob Fairhead, College Times, 



THE ALL-STAR ELEVEN 

Graves, Ridley College 
Drope, Ridley College 
Lemesurier, Trinity College 
Chipman, St. Andrew's College 
Mills, Upper Canada College 
Kilmer, St. Andrew's College 
McCrae, Ridley College 
Robertson, Ridley College 
Aird, Upper Canada College 
W. Duggan, Trinity College 
Beveridge, Upper Canada College 
Lambert, Trinity College 



Ed. Ballon, 

Sports Editor. 



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JtsjcA Qc .AiM. 



Wednesday, May 21st, Games Day, climaxed what was probably the 
greatest week in track and field events in the history of the school. In 
the events, run off over a period of seven days, twelve new school records 
were created. Leading the field was Jon Ballon, who set a precedent in 
winning all seven junior events (as well as coming second to his brother in 
the mile) and in so doing broke three and tied a fourth school record. 
Don Sabiston broke three records, while Ed. Ballon and James 
O'Brien had two each to their credit. George Brickenden was declared 
senior champion, Don Sabiston won the Intermediate Rowell Trophy, 
and Jon Ballon was the undisputed junior champion. 

The following is a list of the events, times, and winners: — 

One Mile Sr. — 1st, Ballon, E. M.; 2nd, Ballon, J. D; 3rd, Rutter. Time: .5 mins. 

1 1/5 sees. 

88o Yards Sr. — 1st, Gourlay; 2nd, Rutter; 3rd, JoUiffe. Time: 2 mins. 23 3/5 sees. 
88o Yards Inter. — 1st, Ballon, E. M.; 2nd, O'Brien, J. \'.; 3rd, Kennedy. Time: 

2 mins. 16 1/5 sees. (New record) 

440 Yards Sr. — 1st, Jolliffe; 2nd, Hendrie, H. S. ; 3rd, Rutter. Time: 58 15 sees. 
440 Yards Inter.— 1st, Ballon, E. M.; 2nd, O'Brien, J. V.; 3rd, Pollock. Time: 57 2/5 

sees. (New record) 
Discus Throw Sr. — 1st, Gourlay; 2nd, Brickenden; 3rd, Hendrie, H. S. Distance: 82'3". 
Discus Thro-w Inter. — 1st, Sabiston; 2nd, Stobie; 3rd, Ballon, E .M. Distance: 76' 4^". 
12 lb. Shot-put Sr — 1st, Gourlay; 2nd, Brickenden; 3rd, Shaw, C. \V. Distance: 36' 8'" 
i2-lb. Shot-put Inter. — 1st, Sabiston; 2nd, Silliman; 3rd, O'Brien, J. \'. Distance: 35'5". 

(New record) 
8-lb. Shot-put Jr.— 1st, Ballon, J. D.; 2nd, Lowndes; 3rd, Park. Distance: 37' 7". 

(New record) 
Javelin Sr. — 1st, Brickenden; 2nd, Gourlay; 3rd, Hendrie, H. S. Distance: 127'. 
Javelin Inter. — 1st, Sabiston; 2nd, O'Brien, J. \'.; 3rd, Silliman. Distance: 119' 6". 
220 Yards 5r.— 1st, Brickenden; 2nd, Hendrie, H. S.; 3rd, Gourlay. Time: 26 2/5 sees. 
220 Yrads Inter.— \st, O'Brien, J. \'.; 2nd, Ballon, E. M.; 3rd, Minthorn. Time: 

26 1/5 sees. 
:20 Yards Jr.— 1st, Ballon, J. D.; 2nd, Lowndes; 3rd, NichoUs. Time: 28 3/5 sees. 
Pole Vault Sr. — 1st, Brickenden; 2nd, Robertson. Height: 10' 6". (New record) 
Po/e.7aM/</n/er.— 1st, Sabiston; 2nd, Lang; 3rd, Booth, J. P. Height: 9' 7^". (New 

record) 
Pole Vault Jr.— Ut. Ballon, J. D. Height: 7' 3". 



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Running High Jump, .S>.— 1st, Sewell; 2nd, Brickenden; 3rd, Cameron, K. G. Height: 

5' 3". 
Running High Jump Inter. — 1st, Sabiston; 2nd, O'Brien, J. V.; 3rd, Diver. Height: 

5' A\". 
Running High Jump Jr. — 1st, Ballon, J. D.; 2nd, Lowndes; 3rd, Mulkey. Height: 

4' lU". 
Running Broad Jump Sr. — 1st, Gourlay; 2nd, Brickenden; 3rd, Hendrie I. Distance: 

20' 7i". (New record) 
Running Broad Jump Inter. — 1st, O'Brien, J. V.; 2nd, Sabiston; 3rd, Diver. Distance: 

18'lli". (New record) 
Running Broad Jump Jr. — 1st, Ballon, J. D.;2nd, NicholIs;3rd, Clarkson II. Distance: 

17' lU". L\ew record) 
50 Yards Prep. Forms — 1st, Heit; 2nd, Stevenson; 3rd, Murdock. 
700 Yards Sr. Final — 1st, Gourlay; 2nd, Brickenden; 3rd, Cameron, K. G. Time: 

10 3/5 sees. 
100 Yards Inter. Final — 1st, O'Brien, J. \'.; 2nd, Silliman; 3rd, Sabiston. Time: lOf 

sees. (New record) 
Three-legged Race Prep. Forms — 1st, Medland & McKenzie II; 2nd, Fletcher III & 

Garratt II; 3rd, VVeldon II & Davis III. 
100 Yards {under /j)— 1st, Heit; 2nd, Weldon II; 3rd, Medland. Time: 13 3/5 sees. 
lOO Yards Jr. Final — 1st, Ballon, J. D.; 2nd, Lowndes; 3rd, Weldcn I. Time: 11 2/5 sec. 
Lower School Handicap — 1st, Worling II; 2nd, Opie II; 3rd, Hewitt. 
Obstacle Race — 1st, Weldon I; 2nd, Burns; 3rd, McKenzie II. 
I20 Yards Low Hurdles Jr. Final^lst, Ballon, J. D.; 2nd, Lowndes; 3rd, Lappin. Time: 

18 1/5 sees. (New record) 
120 Yards Low Hurdles Inter. Final — 1st, Sabiston; 2nd, O'Brien, J. \".; 3rd, Silliman. 

Time: 17 sees. (New record) 
Three-legged Race — 1st, Medland & McKenzie; 2nd, Fletcher III .S: Garratt II; 3rd, 

Weldon I & Jones. 
120 Yards High Hurdles Sr. Final — 1st, Brickenden: 2nd, Johnston. Time: 19 3/5 sees. 
Junior Consolation Race — 1st, Marsden; 2nd, Campbell; 3rd, Fletcber II. 
Sack Race — 1st, McKenzie II; 2nd, Jones; 3rd, Marsden. 

Xatpere VLKcL^fxeu. 




SCHOOL CHAMPIONS 
From Row — W. D. M. Ingram, J. Davis, C. E. Medland. C. H. Heintzman, .A. E. 

Weldon, G. A. R. Campbell. 
Middle Ron — J. J. MacBrien. J. E. Aguayo, J. D. Ballon, E. B. Ballon. O. P. Sabiston, 

G. M. Brickenden. R. S. Jolli.ffe, J. D. Eraser. J. R. Chipman. 
Back Ron — C. B. Pollock. J. H. Park, W. W. Ueldon. W. A. Beverly. K. \V. Morris. 

H. Davis. S. M. Roscoe, W. J. Elder, P. C. Garratt. 



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TRACK TEAM 

Front Row — R. S. Jolliffe, D. P. Sabiston, G. M. Brickenden, J. V. O'Brien, E. M. Ballon. 
Back Row — J. D. Ballon, Mr. Millward, J. M. Lowndes. 



Colour Committee Meeting 

The following colours were awarded at the spring meeting of the 
Colour Committee: 

New 1st Team Cricket Colours— C\sir\isor\, Opie I, Thiele. 
3rd Team Cricket Colours— ^aWon II, Grant II, Hall, Hamilton I, 
Lowndes, MacBrien, McLeod. Meredith, Ramse\-, Taylor. 

1st Team Track Colours — Ballon I, Brickenden. Gourla\-, O Brien II, 
Sabiston. 

2nd Team Track Colours — Ballon II, Jolliffe. 
3rd Team Track Colours — Lowndes. 
1st Team Swimming Colours — Sabiston. 

Lower School Cricket Colours — Adamson, Fletcher I, Garratt II, 
Hirsch, O'Brian III; Rapmund, Wynne. 

The Headmaster. 

Mr. Wright, President, S.A.C.A.A. 

B. M. MiLLiGAN, Secretary, S.A.C.A.A. 



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THE ONTARIO DISTRICT CHAMPIONSHIP MEET 

On Saturda\-, Ma\- 24th, the track team, consisting of onI>- eight boys, 
journeyed to Lake Cotichiching to take part in the district meet held 
there. For the first time in the history of the school, the team emerged 
victorious in this ver\- important meet, as 12 firsts, 4 seconds, and a third 
were put together for 73 points. In the senior group, Brickenden and 
Gourlax- Loth did excellentK', the former coming first in the pole-vault 
and third in the 220 \ard dash and the latter winning the shot-put. 
Jolliffe did well, coming second in the 440 >ard dash. In the intermediate 
section, O Brien won 1st place honours in the 100 >ds., 200 \ds. and broaP 
jump for a ''triple". Sabiston won both the hurdles and shot-put in fine 
style, and in the middle-distance events, E. M. Ballon showed his ability 
by winning the 440 \d. dash and the half-mile run, both of which he 
finished at remarkable speed. In the junior section, J. D. Ballon won 
the broad jump and the shot-put, whilst Lowndes won the 220 \'d. dash. 
These bo\s also tied for second place in the 100 yds. Results: 
Senior: 

Brickenden — 1st, pole vault; 3rd, 220 yds. dash. 

Gourlay — ist, shot-put. 

Jolliffe— 2nd, 440 yds. dash. 
Intermediate: 

E. Ballon — 1st, 440 yds. dash; 1st, half-mile run. 

O'Brien — 1st, 100 yds. dash; 1st, 220 yds. dash; 1st, broad jump. 

Sabiston — 1st, shot-put; 1st, 120 yds. low hurdles; 2nd, high jup'p. 
Junior: 

J. Ballon — 1st, broad jump; 1st, shot-put; 2nd, 100 yds. dash. 

Lowndes— 1st, 220 yds. dash; 2nd, 100 yds. dash. RoBSON. 




m. <^..'*J^;-JP' 



SWIM .MING TE.\M 
Front Row — J. E. Davis. G. H. Stobie, A. F. Moss. D. P. Sabiston. J. M. 

W. H. Diver, R. B. Stapells (Manager). 
Back Row — R. M. Lightbourn, Mr. Griffiths, E. M. Ballon. 



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SWinniNGTtlFE SAVING 



LIFE-SAVING AWARDS— 1941 



The following boys secured the awards of the Royal Life Saving Society as indicated. 
Where bo>s gained more than one award only the highest award secured is shown. 



1st 


Class Instructors 


2nd 


Class Instructors 




Kilgour 








Stapells 






Sabiston 








Hendrie 


II 




Moss 








Lowndes 




Grant I 














Brickenden 


















Award of Merit 












Sabiston 














Moss 














Diver 














Aguayo 














Fraser II 














Grant I 














Brickend 


sn 






First Bar to Bronze 


Medallion 


Bronze Medallion 




Diver 






Taylor 




Fletcher, D.S 




Boothe I 






Shaw II 




Knox I 




Lowndes 






Sumner 




Pilley 




McLeod 






Blackstock 




Hunter 




Morris 






Pooler 




White 




Sands 






Adamson 




O'Brien I 




Vrooman 






Ballon II 




Blackwell 




Wynne 






Hall 

Kerr 

Hamilton II 

Robinson 

Beverly 

Shepard 




Temby 

Silliman 

Minthorn 

Opie I 

Tanner 

Colquhoun 



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Intermi 


:diatk 


Certificate 


Elem 


ENTARY Certificate 


Rapmund 






Murdoch 




Knox II 


Cromhic 






Heit 




Mulke>- 


Nicholls 






Lazenby 




Marks 


Booth II 






Ericson 




Opic, R. M. 


Stevenson 






Cody 




Ingram 


McKenzie, 


F. 


A. 


Land 




Fletcher, A. S. 


Lewis 






Burns 






Sea ton 






Fletcher, P. S. 






Medland 






Leishman 
O'Brian III. 







Swi 



wimming 

This June two members of the Boy Scout Troop of Aurora distinguished 
themselves by rescuing a boy at Richardson's Pond. 

Atteridge, also an Aurora boy, found himself in difficulties when he 
left a raft and attempted to swim to shore. Scout Gunton supported 
Atteridge in the water and called a second Scout, Bryan. The two Scouts 
brought the boy ashore and prevented a drowning accident. 

The interesting side of the incident, to Andreans, was the fact that the 
boys responsible for the rescue had been trained by the Life Guard Corps 
of St. Andrew's College. 




LIFE GUARD CORPS 
Frovl Ron — T. M. Lowndes, A. F. Moss, R. G. Kilgour. D. P. Sabi-ton, R. B. Slapeil 
Beck Row — D. P. SiHiman. W. G. Grant, G. M. Brickenden, W. H. Hendrie. 



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1st basketball team 

Front Row — J. A. McN'ean, \V. B. Gourlav. J. E. Davis (Captain), C. E. Spence, 

R. H. A. Kerr. 
Back Row — W. M. Hueston (Manager^, J. E. Kilmer, J. D. Eraser, Mr. Millward. 

Once again this year, the basketball team successfully completed a rigid 
schedule, winning 9 of 11 games, and convincingly defended the "Prep" 
League title. 

The team, which early gave promise of being a decidedly youthful and 
inexperienced squad, developed rapidly into a speedy and high-scoring 
quintet, mainly through the very capable and inspired coaching and patience 
of Mr. Millward. Also the presence of the high-scoring pair, Gourlay and 
Davis, both exceptionally fine players, constituted the difference between 
an average team and the very good one which it proved to be. 

Of the less experienced players Spence and McVean showed the most 
improvement as the season progressed, and together with Kilmer. Kerr. 
Eraser and O'Brien, all gave most creditable account of themselves. 

Unfortunately for the School, Davis, Gourlay, Kilmer and McV'ean 
have graduated this year and; it goes without saying, have left a large order 
to be filled next season. Nevertheless with Fraser^ Kerr. Spence and 
O'Brien returning, it is hoped that they will pro\4de the nucleus for another 
fine cage squad. 

First team colours were awarded to Davis (Capt.), Gourlay, Spence, 
McVean and Fraser. 



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THE SCHEDULE 
The school team commenced the season with a series of 3 pre-season 
exhibition games, one each with Pickering, Newmarket High School and 
Aurora High School. Tliere was little at stake in these games, which were 
arranged merely to gain experience for the younger players. Pickering 
defeated the School in the tirst game, but thereafter the team soon demon- 
strated the possibility of developing into a high-scoring and sound defensive 
scjuad. defeating both Newmarket and Aurora high schools. 

S.A.C. 25— U.T.S. 24 
The first league game was played at the U.T.S. gymnasium and after 
an unusually rough and ragged contest, the School emerged victorious. 
Gourlay with 12 points and Davis with 9, led the scoring for the school. 

S.A.G. 42— PICKERING COLLEGE 28 
In this game the School team easily redeemed themselves for an earlier 
set-back at the hands of Pickering. It was the first home game of the 
schedule and once again S.A.C. won convincingly. This time Davis led the 
scoring, with 21 points, followed by Gourlay who garnered 15 although he 
was closely guarded. 

S.A.C. 55— U.C.C. 15 
In the third game of the schedule, played at the S.A.C. gymnasium, 
the School literally over-powered a most inexperienced Upper Canada 
squad and piled up an amazing score of 55 as against 15. Bill Gourlay 
scored 19 points in the first half and contented himselV with 4 in the 
second, to lead again the scoring parade. Davis with 13 points and Spence 
with 6 both played tine basketball, as did O'Brien with 5 points. 

S.A.C. 24— PICKERING COLLEGE 2>7 
In the return game with Pickering the School suffered its first loss in 
the league schedule. The game was played at the Pickering gymnasium. 
Gourlay and Davis played well for the School but were unable to deliver 
their customary scoring punch and being closely guarded each scored 8 
points. For Pickering: Dewar, Frost and Bamford played well. Frost 
led the scoring with 11 points. 

S.A.C. 34— U.T.S. 19 

It was imperative that the School win this game, for in losing. 

Pickering would have replaced S.A.C. in the league standing. With this 

in mind the team played inspired basketball, defeating U.T.S. by 15 points. 

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fouls which did little good. Gourlay and Davis scored 13 and 12 points 
respectively, and Mc\'ean followed with 5 for the School. 

S.A.C. 45— UPPER CANADA 25 

The School defeated U.C.C. in the return game at Toronto. The first 
half was unpleasantly close, the score remaining 18-17 in our favour. How- 
ever, in the second half after some carefully chosen words by Mr. Mill- 
ward, the School surged ahead, scoring 17 more points as against 8. 
Gourlay had a field-day. scoring 24 of his team's total. Davis with 7, 
Spence with 6. and ]\lc\'ean with 5 were the other leading scorers for the 
School. 

The season closed with a 2 game exhibition series with Trinity College. 
The first game was played at the School and T.C.S. was defeated 33-11. 
In the return game at Port Hope. Trinity was again defeated, this time 
35-16. Thus the team concluded the season having been compelled to 
default in the Toronto and District play-offs, owing to pressure of the 
impending Easter examinations. 

The team : Forwards. Spence. Davis ; centre, Gourlay ; guards, Mac- 
Vean and Kerr. Alternates : Kilmer. Eraser. O'Brien. 




"Do YOU STILL INSIST THAT IT IS A MIRAGE?" 



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THE ^SS^UlT-AT- ARMS. 







BOXING 








165 lbs. Open 




Sewell 
Sabiston 


1 


1 

1 Sabiston 




Yeomans 
Kerr 


Kerr 


Kerr 


Sabiston 


Graham 

Macmillan 


MacMillan 


155 lbs. Senio 


r 


Morris 
Shaw I 


1 Morris 
1 Agua\o 


! 

1 Agua>o 


Aguayo 


Moss 
Rutter 




Rutter 

155 lbs. Junio 


r 


Gardner 
Fraser I 




1 

i Fraser I 


] 

Fraser 1 


Cody 
Kilmer 


1 

1 Kilmer 
Good 


Kilmer 


1 


Geils 
Huiiter 


1 

1 Hunter 


145 lbs. Senio 

1 • .•' 
1 Hunter 


• 


Grant I 
O'Brien I 


1 O'Brien- 1 


' 


MacBriei 


MacBrien 
Stobie 


1 

1 MacBrien 


MacBrien 


1 


Knox I 
Boot he I 


Knox I 







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145 lbs. Junior 



Hendrie II. 
Blackstock 


Hendrie II 




Crawford 




Crawford 
Hall 


Crawford 


1 


Chipman 


Hamilton I 
Kennedy 

Nicholls 
Chipman 


Hamilton I 
1 Chipman 




Chipman 








135 lbs. Senior 


Meredith 
Pollock 


Pollock 






Nicholson 
Mint horn 


I Minthorn 


Pollock 








135 lbs. Junior 


Lowndes 
Shaw II 


Lowndes (in 


the infirmary) 




Stapells 
Eraser II 

Ballon II 
Sands 


Wynne 
Eraser II 


1 Wynne 

1 

Ballon II 

125 lbs. Senio 


Ballon II 

r 


Nettleton 
McLeod 


McGibbon 
Nettleton 


Nettleton 


Davis II 


Dingman 
Davis II 


1 
1 


1 1 
1 Davis II 

125 lbs. Junior 


PiUey 


O'Brian III 
Park 


1 Park 


115 lbs. Senio 


r 


Roscoe 
Ramsey 


Roscoe 
Mulock 


1 Roscoe 
115 lbs. Junior 




Weldon I 
Knox II 

Jones 
Taylor 

Crombie 
Grant II 


Weldon I 
Jones 

1 Grant II 




Weldon I 


Weldon I 






105 lbs. Senio 


r 


Elder 
Burns 

Robinson 
Eddis 


Elder 

Eddis 
Hepburn 




Eddis 


Elder 



Davis II 



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Adamson 
Shepard 



Heintzman 
Hirsch 

McKenzie II 
Fletcher I 



Leishman 
Medland 



Rapmund 
Lewis 
Davis III 



Worling I 
Weldon II 

Fletcher II 
Marks 

Lewis 



105 lbs. Junior 

Adamson (in the infirmary) Shepard 

Garratt II 



95 lbs. Senior 



Heintzman 



Heintzman 
McKenzie II | 

95 lbs. Junior 

Aledland 

85 lbs. Senior 

Rapmund | Davis III 

I 

85 lbs. Junior 

I 

Weldon II [ Weldon II | 

I 

Fletcher II ! | 

I Lewis ! 

I 

75 lbs. Senior 



Weldon II 



Opie II 
Fletcher III 


1 

i Opie II 




Marsden 
Ingram 


Ingram 


i Ingram 

1 

75 lbs. Junior 


Bourne 
Campbell 


1 

1 Campbell 


1 


Hewitt 
Worling II 


Worling II 


1 

1 Campbell 

1 



Garratt II 



The following received Boxing Colours in their respective classes : 
165 lbs., Sabiston; 155 lbs.. Sr., Aquayo ; 155 lbs., Jr., Fraser I; 145 lbs., 
Sr.. MacBrien; 145 lbs., Jr., Chipman ; 135 lbs., Sr., Pollock; 135 lbs., Jr., 
Ballon II ; 125 lbs., Jr., Davis II. 



Marks — "Where are you going?" 

Fletcher III — "Nowhere." 

Marks — "But you must be going somewhere." 

Fletcher III — "No, I'm coming back." 



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OLD BOYS' GAME 

On Saturday. January 18th, the annual Old Boys' hockey game was 
held at Aurora. It was a great success as both teams appeared to be fast 
and well organized. The game ended in a victory for the Old Boys when 
they rallied to beat the School 4-3. 

The School team gained a 3-0 lead in the first period on goals by 
Cobban, MacMillan and Heuston II. In the second period the Old Boys 
struck back briskly to tie the score on goals by D. Gear, D. MacClelland 
and Dickie. They secured the winning goal in the final period when J. 
Martin scored on a pass from D. Gear. 

The School team had a edge on the play, but muflfed many scoring 
chances. 

The line-ups were : 

For the Old Boys — Goal, J. McClelland and K. McClaren ; defence. 
H. Martin and Dickie; centre, Gear; wings, Butler, G. McLean; subs: 
J. Martin, Kilgour, Diver, Gurton, Christie, Macintosh, McKerrow. 

For St. Andrew's — Goal, Robson ; defense, McPherson and Silliman ; 
centre, MacMillan ; wings, Heuston II. Brickenden; subs: Sabiston, Lang, 
Heuston I, Cobban, Johnston and Robertson. 

J. R. G. 

S.A.C. vs. GROVE 

On Saturday, February 8th, the Firsts set out for Lakefield but did not 
arrive until about 7.30 p.m., due to the hea\7- snow in that part of the 
country. The game got under way about 8 p.m. x\lthough our team was 
tired from continually pushing the bus out of snow drifts they managed 
to emerge with a 7-4 victory. 

In the first period Johnston opened the scoring for St. Andrew's with 
a tally after about 5 minutes of play. MacMillan also scored, making it 
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In the second period Lakerteld rallied when Roberts scored two goals, 
making it 2-2. Both teams started to put on the pressure and Lang con- 
tributed another goal for S.A.C. and so broke the tie. Sabiston got the 
only penalty in this period. 

When the third period rolled around the score was 3-2 for S.A.C. and 
both teams were determined to increase their score. This was one of the 
fastest periods either team had played all year. The Saints finally over- 
threw the strong Lakefield attack b}' scoring 4 more goals, rapped in by 
Robertson, MacMillan and Brickenden. Roberts and Arnoldy also scored 
for Lakefield. St. Andrew's ended up with a final score of 7-4. 

The line-ups were : 

For St. Andrew's — Goal, Robson ; defence, Sillinian and McPherson ; 
wings, Heuston II and Brickenden ; centre, MacMillan ; subs : Sabiston, 
Milligan. Johnston, Lang, Cobban and Robertson. 

For the Grove — Goal, Christie ; defence, Roberts and Gunn ; forwards, 
Arnoldy, Urquhart and Harris; subs: Lillie, Potts. Hague, Roberts. 

J. R. G. 

NEWMARKET vs. ST. ANDREW'S 

On Wednesday, January 22nd, the Newmarket High School team came 
down to Aurora to play our Firsts. Newmarket emerged with a 4-2 victory 
over St. Andrew's after a very close game. It was 2-2 until near the end 
of the final period when Newmarket sewed up the game b}- rapping in their 
2 final goals. 

Ih the first period the play was very evenly contested, both teams mak- 
ing heavy attacks. Hamilton opened the scoring for Newjmarket but Mac- 
Millan soon tied it up for St. Andrew's. The period ended in a 2-1 lead 
for Newmarket after Jelly broke the one-all tie. 

The second period was scoreless but very rough, Newmarket getting 
2 penalties and St. Andrew's one. 

Sabiston tied up the score at the first of the third period, making it 2-2. 
Both teams then turned on the pressure, but Newmarket came out on top 
with two more goals by McGinniss. Brickenden obtained the only penalty 
in this period. 

The line-ups were : 

For Newmarket — Goal, Cutting ; defence, Travis and Fresheller ; for- 
wards, Hamilton, McGinniss, Jelly; subs: Thompson, Jelly, \\'illiams. 
McTavish, Pritchard, Hopper. 



Garratt — "There's only two minutes before breakfast Roll Call." 
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1st hockey team 

Front Row — J. C. Robertson. C. F. MacMillan, E. H. Hueston (captain), G. M. 

Brickenden, W. A. Cobban. 
Second Ron — R. D. Robson, D. B Stilliman, D. P. Sabiston, VV. M. McPherson, 

B. M. Milligan. F. H. Hopkins. 
Back Row — Mr. Griffiths, K. M. Johnston, W. M. Lang, C. W. Shaw (manager). 



S.A.C. vs. U.T.S. 

On Wecdnesday. March 5th, the St. Andrew's team went down to 
Toronto to play U.T.S. in Varsity Arena. There was some excellent fast 
hockey in this close game which the 1-1 score indicates. Due to time the 
game was arranged in two 30 minute periods instead of the usual three 
20-minute periods. All the scoring was done in the first period. Cobban 
rapped the St. Andrew's goal in with an assist by Lang after about 15 
minutes of play. Then U.T.S. tied up the score with a goal by Maclntyre. 

The second period was scoreless but was very fast and close on both 
sides. Each team missed many scoring chances, the final score being a 
one-all tie. 

The line-ups were : 

For St. Andrew's — Goal. Robson ; defence, Sabiston, Silliman and Mc- 
Pherson ; forwards. Brickenden, MacMillan and Heuston II ; subs : John- 
ston. Lang. Robertson. Cobban. Ballon II, Chipman. 

For U.T.S. — Goal. Ball; defence. Falconer. Brown and Huycke ; centre, 
Maclntyre. Ball. Bark; subs: Matchett. Lawlor. McGregor, Cayley. 

J. R. G. 



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T.C.S. vs. S.A.C. 

On W'cdiK'sday, February 19th. the School (h-oppcd a ruggedly con- 
tested game to T.C.S. at .Aurora by a 3-2 score. Both teams were evenly 
matched but the defensive work of the visitors helped them to maintain 
their one goal lead. 

In the first period Somerville opened the scoring for T.C.S. by making 
a tally after about 10 minutes of play. Rut Robertson soon followed suit 
and scored a goal for S.A.C, making the score at the end of the first period 
one all. 

In the second period T.C.S. broke the tie with another goal by Somer- 
ville. Heuston II and Spence (T.C.S.) carried the only penalties in the 
period. 

In the final period Somerville once more scored for T.C.S.. giving them 
a 3-1 lead. Later Heuston II made an attempt to save the day by scoring 
for S.A.C, making the final score 3-2. 

The line-ups were : 

For St. Andrew's — Goal, Robson ; defence. McPherson. Silliman ; 

centre. MacMillan ; wings, Heuston II, Brickenden ; subs: Sabiston. Lang, 

Cobban. Johnston, and Roberison. 

J . K. C 

PICKERING vs. S.A.C. 

On Saturday, February 1st. the School smothered Pickering at Aurora 
by a score of 9-1. The teams were not evenly matched hut fast play was 
featured throughout the game. 

The Saint's lines clicked well and although Pickering put up a hard 
battle they were unable to break down the School's rushing attacks. 

In the first period St. Andrew's managed to pile up a. 6-0 lead when 
Brickenden scored the first goal by a rebound from MacMillan. Cobban 
scored with an assist from Heuston II. then Heuston scored by an assist 
from Cobban. MacMillan managed to score twice from a face-ofif with 
bullet-like shots. Johnston also scored with a pass from Lang from behind 
the net. 

In the second period MacMillan and Brickenden rushed and Brickenden 
secured the goal. 

In the third period Heuston II continued the scoring for S.A.C. by scor- 
ing two fine goals. Also Williamson scored Pickering's only counter but his 
success was soon backed up by another goal by Heuston II. 

The line-ups were : 

For St. Andrew's — Goal. Robson ; defence. Sabiston. McPherson ; 
wings. Robertson, Brickenden ; centre, MacMillan ; subs : Lang. Cobban, 
Heuston. Johnston, Milligan, Hopkins. 

For Pickering — Goal, Rogers ; defence, Button and Perry ; wings, 
White, Gukerman ; centre, Marland. T R r 



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GROVE vs. S.A.C. 

On Tuesday. February 25th. Lakefield School visited Aurora to play 
S.A.C. their return game which resulted in a 10-3 victory for St. Andrew's. 

In the first period S.A.C. walked through Lakefield team to secure a 
6-1 lead. The contributors to S.A.C.'s score were Ballon II who opened 
the scoring with 2 goals. '' Then Chipman. MacMillan. Lang and Johnston 
followed his example in rapid succession. 

In the second period the game was uneventful, the score staying 6-1 
with the only penalty of the period earned by Harris for Lakefield. 

In the final encounter S.A.C. once more went on a scoring rampage, 
scoring 4 more goals and Lakefield 2 more. Those scoring for St. Andrew's 
were MacMillan, who scored 3 goals, and Chipman 1. Those for Lake- 
field were scored by Arnoldy. who scored all 3 of Lakefield's tallies. 

The line-ups were : 

For St. Andrew's — Goal, Robson ; defence, McPherson and Sabiston ; 
wings, Heuston II and Brickenden ; centre, MacMillan ; subs : Lang, 
Robertson, Ballon II, Chipman. 

For Lakefield — Goal, Harold ; defence, Gunn, Roberts, Lillie, Dobban ; 
forwards, Hague, Urquhart. Arnoldy, Harris ; subs : Moore, Potts, Christie. 

J. R. G. 




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5KJJHC 



THIS year has shown the greatest enthusiasm for skiing at St. Andrew's. 
The School was represented for the first time at the Bethany Ski- 
meet and although no actual prizes were won we succeeded in making a 
good showing. Frequent trips were arranged every Wednesday, Saturday 
and Sunday in the School truck to Summit Ski Club and were m.uch appre- 
ciated. Refreshments were obtained at the club-house and "half-way" 
after a strenuous tramp over the trails. Many Andreans noticed members 
from B.S.S., Havergal. and Branksome. but found little time or energy to 
spare on the fair sex (as far as we can tell). There were no serious 
accidents except for Graham breaking a small tree on "poison-ivy" and 
Cody breaking his skiis on '999". People seemed to be sprawled over the 
track when Hunter and Stobie rushed around a hidden turn ; luckily they 
escaped with nothing but unkindly thoughts. This matter of blind turns 
and sprawling people has been taken up with the proper authorities. In 
spite of all this confusion we had an excellent skiing season. 

The skiers wish to thank the School for the support they have shown 
this year, and although we have to shovel the rinks to make up for this 
privilege we hope it will continue next year. We hope that we may have 
the opportunity next year to ski at night at Summit. 

I. L. COLQUHOUN. 



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The Ski Race 

The annual Ski Race took place on \\ednesday. January 22nd. over a 
slow course in rather mild weather. At two o'clock sharp, the starter and 
timers sent off the competitors over the difficult course that included steep 
up-hill tracks, tricky down-hill trails and strenuous straightaways. 

Ballon I after starting well back, soon took the lead on the first hill, 
emerging into first place as he passed his brother. The latter, as well as 
Roscoe. were both hampered by harness trouble. Ballon I kept increasing 
his lead throughout the race, and finished over three minutes ahead of 
Roscoe, who took second place. The time of the winner. Ed. Ballon, was 
51 minutes and 28 seconds, a couple of minutes over the school record. He 
received the Rowell Trophy as Senior Champion and also won the Snively 
Cup. presented to the Handicap winner. Roscoe was second in the open 
event and Ian Ballon tied him for second in the Handicap Race in which 
Fraser H. Lightbourne and Kilgour came fourth, fifth and sixth 
respectively. 




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Editorial 

T is hard to believe that we have come to the end of another School year. 

It seems that it was only yesterday that we were trying to remember j 
the names of new boys. But now they are part of the School life. Indeed, 
it seems that you have known them for a good bit longer than only one 
year! As we look back, we feel that the year has been a fine one in all 
respects. Every boy in the House has taken his part in the various sports 
and hobbies. Under the direction of Mr. Ouchterlony, music has pro- 
gressed, and many boys are learning how to play the piano. We are looking 
forward to another good year and we feel confident that our teams will 
maintain, or even surpass, the high standard that was set this year. 

* * * 

The library enjoyed a busy year. Over three hundred and fifty books 
were taken out while books by Westerman, T. T. Jeans and Lt.-Col. 
Brerton were donated. Although there has been an increase in the amount 
of Westerman books read, there has been a great variety in reading, includ- 
ing those of such writers as Sabatini, Buchan. Dumas, Ballantyne and 
Cooper. Books were read to the greatest extent during March when 
seventy-five books were taken out. Altogether, the library has played its 
part in another successful school year. 

* * * 

Ideal skiing conditions made possible a very successful annual ski race. 
The first six contestants broke last year's new record, Beverly winning for 
the third successive time with the excellent speed of 31 minutes and Z? 
seconds. Crombie came in second, only 18 seconds behind Beverly. Gar- 
ratt II following to take third place. Skiing seems to be progressing, con- 
sidering that a few years ago the fastest time ever made on the course was 
just under 38 minutes. 

* * * 

This year Macdonald House showed excellent enthusiasm in the boxing 
and there were many exceptionally good fights. The youngest member of 
the House never seemed to get tired and kept hitting every second of the 
rounds. Much credit, however, must be given to the older boys, who, for 
the most part, showed excellent style and very good all-round boxing. 

* * * 

It is very seldom that we are given the opportunity of welcoming a 



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former master back to the School, especially a master who will always be 
very enthusiastically greeted by Macdonald House. We speak, of course, 
of Mr. Macrae who after a year at Queen's University has returned to us. 

Welcome back. Sir. 

* * * 

The pool has been very popular during the year. In fact there are 
some bovs who would rather swim than eat or sleep. Thirteen members 
of the House have won life saving awards this year. Five having won their 
Bronze Medallions. One boy, Wynne, won the much credit bar to his 
bronze, and thanks are due to Mr. Griffiths and his recently formed Pool 
Patrols who have given much of their time to the teaching of swimming 

and life saving. 

* * * 

Now that the holidays are looming up in the not-too-distant future we 
look forward to the happy, summer days of leisure ; but are they to be days 
of leisure ? To be sure they will be happy ones. Can we as part of a great 
democratic empire, fighting for its freedom, afford to spend the summer in 
ease? Of course the majority of the House will spend a carefree summer 
as young boys are not expected, as in Germany, to enter Nazi Youth 
Camps. However, we sincerely hope that all the senior boys in the House 
will spend the greater part of the holidays helping the farmers of this coun- 
try produce food to feed the heroic citizens of Britain. 



The Macdonald House Plays 

MACDONALD HOUSE presented two plays this year, both of which 
were one-act performances. The first of these was the Monkey's 
Pazv. It was one of those gruesome plays, not only, involving real tragedy, 
but also, a ghastly stretching of the imagination. For entertainment pur- 
poses it was unsuited to production in a school. For purposes of acting 
it was wisely chosen, and was well directed and well cast. It was acted 
well enough to leave a deep impression, which is one of the goals of the 
actor. 

The scene was the living room of Mr. and Mrs. White's house. The 
occupants were an elderly couple whose son worked in a factory. Rapmund 
took the part of Mrs. \\'hite. and acted well. He really gave the impres- 
sion of a sorrowing and bereaved mother. His acting since last year has 
improved immensely. Crombie had the rather difficult part of Mr. White ; 
a man's distress is sometimes more difficult to express than that of a woman. 
Beverly, as Herbert, the son, suited well a part which required little acting. 
Park, as Sergeant-Major Morris, was very much himself. He could have 



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put himself more into the part, and he could have told the gruesome story 
a little less casually. In this play the scenery was simple and gave the 
impression of part of the small cottage in which two such people as Mr. 
and Mrs. White would live. 

The other ])lay performed was the End uj flic Beginning, by Sean 
O'Casey. It was a farcical mockery of the uselessness of a man at house- 
hold duties. Of course, the scene was Irish ; an oddly built Irish cottage, 
the living-room of which served as dining-room, kitchen, library and music- 
room. 

Jones ])ut himself over as an Irish biddy with a good Welsh accent. He 
played the housewife well, but did not act quite old enough. Kennedy 
took the part of Darry, the man of the house who turned house-maid. 
Kennedy put the play across. In fact, he overacted a part which required, 
instead of pathos and bliss, the fears and delights of a middle aged Irish 
peasant. Eddis played Barry. Carry's studious and clumsy partner at the 
village "concert". He played his role well and convincingly ; he is worthy 
of much praise for his conscientious care of properties and helping of his 
fellow on the stage. 

For this last play there were numerous properties. Outstanding were 
the authentic-looking sky (for whose illumination we are indebted to 
Heintzman), the "Biggar-Badger" pump, from which flowed real water, 
and an Ouchterlony chicken. Potatoes, dishes, a phonograph record and 
an imaginary cow on a strong rope, added to the scene of chaos for which 
the scene called. We cannot omit to mention the angry clock, whose 
internal rumblings were so terrifying to Darry. Mr. Tottenham effected 
some miraculous changes of make-up off-stage. The shift between the 
first and second plays was carried out in good time, thanks to the stage 
manager and his assistants. 

Our one regret is the unfortunate attitude of the School when required 
to be an audience — an attitude of restlessness and thoughtlessness for those 
on the stage. This attitude was marked at the performance of The Bat, 
and persisted at the performance of the Monkey's Pazv. Everybody hopes 
that this attitude will be revised next year. 

The Lower School plays this year w^re both put over well — I have 
heard no word to the contrary and there would be no excuse for such a 
condemnation ; Mr. Ives is owed praise in this respect. His directing of the 
Monkex's Pazv made it acceptable for its acting. He and those who worked 
with him — actors or assistants — have definitely contributed to the dramatics 
at Saint Andrew's. 

C. G. C. 



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The Unfortunate Cow-Punchers 

Two boys went out to hike one day, 
Their spirits were quite high. 
The bees were flying through the air, 
The birds were in the sky. 

They tramped ak:)ng for quite some time, 
Past road and ditch and creek. 
Till coming to a hilly spot, 
They quickly gained the peak. 

Such a view they ne'er had seen. 
In all their short young life. 
The horizon swept beyond them far. 
Its edge was like a knife. 

"What shall we do?" the younger asked. 
"The sight is so sublime." 
"Let's chase those cows," replied his friend, 
"We still have lots of time." 



The boys raced wildly for the place, 
Where they could have their fun. 
But failed to see another pair. 
The farmer and his son. 

They ran straight at the browsing herd, 
With shouts to chase them off 
And raced across the grassy field. 
Till one began to cough. 

The other stopped and then perceived. 
The farmer coming near. 
He warned his comrade with a yell. 
And left the field in fear. 

But plowing fields, and stacking wheat, 
Can make a farmer strong. 
He overtook the two young boys, 
Whose legs were not as long. 



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He dragged tlie culprits to the school, 
And showed them to the Head. 
He then explained the dreadful deed, 
And many things were said. 

The punishment was short and hard. 

As soon the two boys learned. 

But if they hadn't chased the cows, 

The pain they'd not have earned. \i. Campbell, Lower H. 




A GIANT Blenheim Bomber with a 

MIGHTY WINGSPREAD OF 24 INCHES 



Model Plane Building 



k i ODEL aeroplane building is very interesting. It presents many hard 
' " • and trying problems, but still, it is interesting. 

Some people find difficulty in putting on the paper fabric, others find 
the landing gear a problem. But when you have built a few planes such 
difficulties only add to your interest and make you all the more eager to 
finish. 

Part of the fun is in looking forward to the speed and distance records 
that each new plane is going to. make. The moment it is finished you shoot 
it off by hand — only to have it fall to the ground in pieces. It is then that 
you wake up to the fact that in your impatience to take off you have for- 
gotten the stabilizers. If you have learned your lesson you will fix up your 
plane again with greater care, and when you attempt another flight you 
may have the thrill of seeing your dreams come true. 

If anyone wants to train his nerves and overcome impatience I strongly 
advise him to build some model aeroplanes. 

J. Y. Murdoch. Form Lower II. 



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Encounter with a Werewolf 

As the clock struck midnight, I glanced up from the book I was reading 
to look at my dog, which was lying at my feet. Blinking his eyes, 
he hit the carpet with his wagging tail. How silly of me ! It was my old 
fear returning. Yet I shouldn't after three years, and besides, it is a man 
that can be a werewolf, and not a dog. 

I never believed that werewolves existed, and I imagine I wouldn't now, 
had it not been for the experience I had in a small village in Southern 
France. The superstitious people had a legend about a werewolf, which, 
they assured me, was quite true. 

It seems that a voodoo priest, condenmed to be hanged for making a 
human sacrifice, threatened that his spirit would return as a werewolf, and 
that, although in the daytime he would be a natural person, from midnight 
till dawn he would be a vicious werewolf, roaming mercilessly around the 
district, killing brutally anyone he met. 

I ridiculed this tale, but a certain peasant in the inn told me an incident 
which, if true, confirmed it : one night as he was watching the graveyard 
from a nearby house he saw a man enter ; as the church bell nearby toll'd 
the hour of midnight, the man in the graveyard turned into a werewolf. 
The manner in which the peasant told this story would have made me 
believe him, had it not been that I didn't believe werewolves existed. He 
assured me again, telling me that many had been mangled to death by this 
terrible Loiip-Garou. I told him that if I ever had time, he could show me 
his beast. After some hesitation he accepted, saying the werewolf didn't 
have enough will-power to attack two people. 

I went to my room — a fair-sized room on the ground floor with a 
veranda opening to the back where was the inn's vineyard. .A.s I was about 
to retire for the night, the landlord came in to see if there was anything 
he could do for me. I replied that I had everything, but wondered why 
there was some weed over the door. He told me it was some wolf's-bane 
to keep the werewolf out. 

Lying awake thinking of what I had heard about the werewolf, I never 
realized what time it was until I heard a church bell strike twelve. Now 
the werewolf was roaming — of all the silly superstitious nonsense ! Nothing 
happened. Once I heard a howl — not that of a moon-sick dog, but a deep 
blood-thirsty one. I was thinking of when I would leave for Bordeaux 
when I was brought to my senses by a padded foot-fall on the veranda. I 
sat up sufficiently to watch the open door. A large dark beast was coming 
towards it. On the threshold it stopped, and I noticed two luminous eyes. 
A set of long ivory-white fangs appeared, and then the animal turned, and 
disappeared in the vineyard. 



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I remember awakening the next morning with the feeling that some- 
thing was wrong. I went out for a walk, and, passing by the church, I 
decided to go in to talk with the ])riest, with whom I had made an 
acquaintance the day before. When he asked me if the werewolf was worry- 
ing me, I remembered the incident of the night, and told it all to him. He 
said that the wolf's-bane had saved me. But fearing lest I should meet the 
werewolf again, he gave me some holy water in a bottle. He assured me 
that if I used it right it would protect me. 

That evening after supper I met the peasant who had seen the wolf and 
I told him how I had seen it too. It seemed that the incident made us life- 
long friends, and, before I knew what I was doing, it was arranged that we 
should go hunting for the werewolf. 

A full moon reflecting on the tombstones made it possible to see as we 
waited for midnight. I was toying with the bottle in my pocket, indeed. I 
believe I had it in my hands, when the old church bell struck twelve o'clock. 
Nothing happened. Uttering a nervous laugh, I turned to make a remark 
to my companion. There, to my horror, crouched on all fours, with glim- 
mering eyes and sharp long fangs was the monstrous black werewolf. I 
was too terrified to move. I no longer had control over my body. I would 
haAC cried out, but my tongue clove to the roof of my mouth. Just as the 
brute sprang I half-heartedly threw the bottle in his direction. What 
happened then I still cannot explain or clarify. 

There was a sound of breaking glass followed by a burst of white smoke 
from the werewolf. As the smoke increased the beast gradually disappeared. 
Then in the smoke I saw a black man gazing fixedly upwards, an expres- 
sion of fear upon his face. As the spectacle faded, I fell to the ground. By 
the lo--^'. wailing, half-brute, half-human cry that followed, 1 could tell that 
the evil spirit would exist no longer on this earth. 

C. W. Eddis, Form IV. 



Adventures on the Atlantic 

/^ XE day in November. I set sail on the Furness Bermuda Line's luxury 
^*^ liner. The Queen of Bermuda. The voyage was between Bermuda 
and New ^'ork. 

It was about twelve noon on the first day out when we saw smoke on 
the horizon, and a British light crusier was lying in wait for something. A 
few minutes later we heard a loud explosion. The smoke got heavier and 
as we drew nearer, we saw that the smoke came from the German liner, 
Columbus. We reversed engines and soon came to a standstill. After a 
minute or so, we started lowering lifeboats to pick up the survivors of the 



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burning ship. \\'hile the boat crews were picking up the survivors the res't 
of the crew tried to put the fire out. But it was in "vain. We picked up 
92 sailors from the German ship while the cruiser picked up 44. A few 
seconds later the hull began to crack and loud explosions were heard from 
the fuel supply. 

Later we found out that the cruiser did not shoot any shells but that 
the crew had scuttled the Columbus. 

In the middle of the second day, the sea began to heave and nearly 
everyone was sea sick. 

At night when I went down to dinner, I was greeted by a strange sight. 
There were about five tables on and the rest were tied down by ropes. 
At each table there were about four people, and every time the boat lurched 
the people would grab hold of the table and slide all over the room. When 
the boat righted itself again the waiters would dash in with the food and 
then back to the nearest rail. 

After dinner I went to my cabin where I spent the rest of the night. 
As I was going to bed, I noticed that there was a noise of water pouring 
in, so I looked at my porthole and found that the waves had broken the 
latch. I rang for the steward and when he came I was almost swimming 
in two or three feet of water ! He opened the door and a rush of water 
met him. Then I was able to set my feet on the floor with only a quarter 
of an inch of w^ater on it. 

Two days behind schedule, we arrived in New York harbour leaning 
to starboard because the cargo had shifted during the storm. In spite of 
all our experiences on the rough seas, we had arrived safely. 

P. Lazenby, Lower II. 



The Reason 

Brave Canada and all her sons. 
Are ofiF to war mid the roll of drums. 
Freedom is their only cause. 
Freedom by merry England's laws. 

Canada is our own dear land, 
Not one made up of desert sands. 
But one made up of rich brown soil, 
And yet her sons in war must toil. 

Fair fields of wheat and corn and rye. 

That they have tilled in years gone by. 

These they must leave, because of one, 

A madman and a pagan Hun. Stevenson. 



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When 



was 



I was ill just yesterday, 
Now I can go out and play. 
The boys are roaming in the hay 
That's why I want to go and play. 

D. \\'oRLiNG, Lower I. 



Three Runs— Not Out 

IMAGINE yourself about to bat in a game of Cricket. You know 
nothing of the game except the barest fundamentals; which everyone 
has been hammering into you ; and in the excitement you can't remember 
half of those. On top of this imagine that you and the other batsmen have 
to get five runs to win the game. For this was the position of one James 
Henderson. Now imagine you are at the edge of a large green Cricket 
field, bordered by trees, where this game is in progress, and that you are 
able to read Henderson's mind. Perhaps this is what you would find. 

"Howzat?" 

"Out L.B.W." 

I guess that means I'm in. What is it I say, "Middle and Wicket?" 
That couldn't be right maybe its "Middle and Wide." Yes, it must be. 

"You forgot your bat" somebody yells. 

Oh ! yes, how stupid of me ! I can't play cricket without a bat, can I ? 

"Good luck." savs the outcoming batter. "Oh — thank you, I'll need 
it," was my reply. Boy, you get lots of attention around here, everybodys 
clapping me. Here comes another fellow to meet me, must be the batter. 

"Watch that small-bowler's ofif-balls and that tall fellow's a fiend with 
full-pitches. You'd better stone-wall most of the time," advises my fellow- 
batter. 

"Oh. yes," said I. trying to look wise. W'hat on earth does he mean 
by ofif-balls and stone- walling ? Well, at least I know what a full-pitch is. 

Oh! here I am at the wicket. Now, what do I do? That fellow in the 
white coat looks annoyed. 

"A\V11, what do you want?" he yells. 

"Who, me?" What . . . Oh, yes ... a middle . . . an . . . 

"Middle, it is." 

Boy, I'm glad I kept my mouth shut then. Well, here comes the first 
ball. How do you stone-wall? Guess I'll swing and hope for the best. 

"Whack !" 

"Come on! Quick!" somebody yells. 

Well, there's one run. I guess I just stand here while that other fellow 
bats. Boy, that was a nice swing I think I'll try it next time 



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"Run, run, you idiot, or you'll l>e out." 

Boy, that was a close shave. I guess I should have started sooner. 

Well, here comes my second ball. 

"No Ball !"• 

"Hey what?" There go my bails, I got one run anyway. Sadly, I 
start to walk away from the pitch. 

"You're not out." somebody yells, "that ball didn't count." 

Boy that's good, here goes for another try. Ah! a nice easy ball. I'll 
smack this over those trees . . . why there must be a hole in the bat . . . 
I missed that ball altogether . . . musn't do that again . . . 

"Over." 

\Miat on earth do I do now? Everybody's moving around. What's 
the other batter doing? Oh, he must be getting ready to bat. I guess I'll 
just stand here. "Will you move over, please." somebody says. "Oh! 
yes, of course." Boy. they won't fool me this time. I'm going to get a lead- 
off. Oh gosh he missed it. ^^'hew ! that was a close shave. I guess you 
can take too much of a start. 

Boy ! that was a nice shot. I've got to get one run and we'll have won ! 
boy, I can't miss. Here it comes, "Whack", gosh it's a fly. he's going to 
catch it. No, it went right through his fingers. We've won ! 

Now, its his turn, why — he's out. We've won anyway and I got three 
runs not out. C. Crombie. Form HI. 



The Test 

The chestnut tree upon the hill, 
Which stood through wind and rain. 
One stormy night was earthward blown 
And never stood again. 

Upon that stormy windswept hill 

A poplar stood this test, 

Although it creaked and bent and bowed. 

It stood, and proved the best. 

On that same night through wind and rain 
A mighty pine did stand. 
The wind and rain who broke its boughs. 
Still blows to beat the band. 

And so you see from all these trees 
The one which is the best 
Doth bow and creak and downward bend 
And usually stands the test. 

R. V. WoRLiNG I, Upper I. 



St. A7idrew's College Review 
Macdonald House Hockey 



T03 




MACDONALD HOUSE HOCKEY TEAM 

Front Row — G. L. Rapmund, C. H. Heintznian, L. S. O' Brian, F. A. Mackenzie, 

C. E. Medland, John Davis. 
Back Row—^lr. Millward (.Housemaster), J. H. Park, J. W. Kennedy, J. B. Wynne, 

Mr. Ives. Coach. 

IN the Winter Term, all the boys in the House were divided into four 
groups. The First Hockey Squad of about eighteen boys contained all 
the best players ; the Second Squad had about the next eighteen boys who 
were either too small or lacked sufificient skill to belong to the First Squad ; 
the Beginners Squad was composed of the real learners who spent a goodly 
portion of their time either sitting down on the ice or hanging on to the 
boards at the side of the rink ; and lastly, there were a few boys who, for 
special reasons, were given permission to ski as their major sport. 

The First Squad was very lucky in being able to arrange six games 
with the Aurora Public School. These games were all enjoyed very much. 
The Aurora boys certainly showed us what determination and pep can do 
in a hockey game. Time after time we found that we were simply not fast 
enough, that we lacked the extra little bit of speed which makes all the 
difference between a goal and just another attempt. We would like to 
thank Aurora for these games and to congratulate Sutton, in particular, 
on his fine exhibitions of skating and stick handling against us. 



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Our First Team played two games with a Lakefield Preparatory School 
team — winning at home by 5-2 and losing away by 1-2. Both these games 
were very keenly contested. Lakefield played a good, clean game on both 
occasions and had the best of the play except during the last period of the 
first game. Our team was strengthened for these games by the addition 
of Ballon II who played d-efence for us. The team centainly missed Ballon 
during the hockey season for he had been a tower of strength to us in our 
rugbv team. \\\'nne and Garratt were our most efifective forwards. How- 
ever, the trip to Lakefield will long be remembered after the scores of the 
games have been forgotten. The journey from S.A.C. to Lakefield actually 
took us eight hours. Many times our big thirty-two passenger bus became 
stuck fast in the snow drifts and was only re-started after long periods of 
jjushing by all the Upper School boys we had with us on the trip. At Lake- 
field, we played a very short game and started homewards at a late hour. 
\\^e battled through many snow-drifts between Peterborough and Port 
Hope and. upon arriving at the latter place, we discovered that the main 
Toronto Highway was unpassable. At about midnight, we asked Trinity 
College School if they could put us up for the night. Although they already 
had some other teams, which had been stranded like ourselves, they at once 
generously ofifered to let us stay in the Junior School. By the small hours 
of the morning, we were all settled down for the night, either on the floor 
of the gym or of a spare dormitory. Lucky indeed were the boys who got 
a bed in the Junior School Infirmary. The next day, T.C.S. entertained 
us to breakfast and lunch. Thanks once again T.C.S. for yoiu' hospitality 
and kindness. 

A week after this surprise visit, we returned under normal circumstances 
to play a game with their Littleside team. We managed to win a very well 
contested game by the score of 3-0. T.C.S. were certainly unlucky not 
to score as their ganging attack had us hemmed in throughout long periods 
of the game, ^^'ynne starred for S.A.C, getting two goals and an assist. 
When T.C.S. visited us the game and score were very similar. We managed 
to win 3-1, but our visitors seemed to have fully fifty per cent of the play. 
We owned most of our success in both these games to the good goal -keeping 
by O'Brian, the consistent defence of Kennedy and the speedy break aways 
of Wynne. Garratt and McKenzie. 

One of our last games of the season was against a team of boys from 
Christ Church in Toronto. From the beginning, the game was played with 
a great deal of spirits. The final score was 3-2 for S.A.C. Kennedy, who 
had played for Christ Church the previous year, was our most efifective 
player. Many times his determined checking saved our goal keeper from 
having to deal with really hard shots. In the attack too, he played an impor- 
tant part, getting one goal and an assist. 



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The V'wsX Hockey Team ended the season with tlie very fair record of 
Iiaving won six games out of eight played. The team showed jilenty of 
spirit which was most clearly demonstrated in the game against Lakefield 
when we overcame a two goal- deficit at the beginning of the last ])erio(l. 
Macdonald House hockey colours were presented to the following : — 
Davis III. Garratt II, Heintzman, Kennedy. McKenzie II, O'Rrian 111, 
Rapmund and Wynne. Throughout the season, both Davis and Rapmund 
played a very enthusiastic game, they worked hard but lacked weight and 
consequently were not as efifective in front of the net as they should have 
been. Garratt is an outstanding skater and should go far in hockey if he 
learns not to be afraid of body checks and to pass the puck at the right 
moment. Heintzman played a fair game at defence. He is a little slow 
and must improve his stick handling. Kennedy, our other defence man, 
was one of the most valuable players on the team. Time and time again, he 
broke up attacks and was fast enough to make many spectacular recoveries. 
McKenzie can skate and stick handle very well but suffers from a tendency 
to quit trying after a couple of body checks. O'Brian III in goal played 
a good game but was lucky to have Kennedy at defence in front of him. 
Wynne is probably our best all round player. He not only led one of the 
forward lines very effectively but also was often called upon to play defence 
at a critical moment. Mention also should be made of Park and Medland. 
Park improved as the season progressed and, with more practice, should 
make a good hockey player. Medland, who was handicapped by a sprained 
ankle, lacks weight and speed but plays a good game. 

Two games were played against Crescent School. Our team was com- 
posed of the smaller boys from the First Squad and the better players from 
the Second Squad. Crescent School was hardly up to it^ usual standard 
and we managed to win both games. The outstanding plays of the second 
game were the fine passing movements which were made by the McKenzie- . 
Rapmund-Davis line. The Second Squad, also, played an Aurora Public 
School team which won fairly easily because our boys could not skate fast 
enough. 

Altogether, w-e can look back on a most successful hockey season. Next 
year, we should be able to do even better as five out of our eight colours 
should be back on our line-up for another season. 

Credit for the success of the Team is due in no small measure to Mr. 
Ives who coached and encouraged the boys to put their best into the game. 



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St. Andrew's College Review 



Macdonald House Cricket 




MACDOXALD HOUSE ELEVEN 

Front Row — F. A. McKenzie, C. E. Medland. T. M. Adamson. G. L. Rapmund, 

C. A. Hirsch. 
Middle Row — L. S. O' Brian, J. VV. Kennedy, P. C. Garrat'., J. Davis, D. S. Fletcher, 

J. B. Wynne. 
Back Row — Mr. Millward. Housemaster; Mr. Ives, coach. 



THE FIRST SQUAD 

The House First Team has played five games during the season. Of 
these the team has won four and lost one. For the first two games we 
were very unfortunate in not having our captain, Adamson, on the team, 
but Rapmund acted as captain very capably in his place. Adamson is a 
very good bowler with an easy action, but did not really do himself justice 
until the last game of the season when he took seven wickets for twelve 
runs. His batting in the matches was a little disappointing due to the fact 
that he is inclined to be a little careless. He must learn to play himself in 
before trying to hit every ball. His average for the season was 43.1, which 
is extremely good. Rapmund has proved a very useful batsman and bowler. 
In the first two games his bowling was particularly good ; against Appleby, 
when time was very short, he actually took four wickets in five balls ! His 
bowling average for the season was 3.5. \\'ynne's batting has been steadily 
improving but he must try to swing his bat on his defensive shot and not 
merely poke at the ball. O'Brian III is still a rather slow scorer but he has 
some very good, safe oflF shots which look quite professional. Fletcher I 



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and Hirsh are two new boys who have proved a very vahiable addition to 
the team. Both of them have played cricket before and both look like 
cricketers when at the wicket. Garratt II. our only left-hander, is develop- 
ing into quite a batsman. His great effort at T.C.S. when he almost saved 
the side from defeat, deserves much praise. The fielding of the team has 
been fairly good with the exception of the away game at T.C.S. Medland, 
one of the younger members of the team, caught five catches during the 
season and Wynne caught four. Fletcher I was perhajw the best fielder 
on the team. 

The following boys were given their Macdonald House Cricket Colours : 
Adamson. Fletcher I, Garratt II. Hirsch. O'Brian III, Rapmund and 
Wynne. 

The following are the batting averages for the whole squad for all games, 
matches and practice games : 



Number of times out 

Adamson 7 

Rapmund 13 

Wynne 16 

O'Brian III 13 

Kennedy 15 

Garratt II 13 

Fletcher I 13 

Mulky 8 

Medland 13 

Hirsch 16 

Park 10 

McKenzie II 14 

Davis III 11 

Jones 10 

Nicholls 6 

Weldon I 6 

Beverly 8 

Eddis 5 

Crombie 10 



Total Runs 


Avera^ 


302 


43.1 


203 


15.6 


209 


13.1 


147 


11.3 


165 


11.0 


135 


10.4 


91 


7.0 


56 


7.0 


87 


6.7 


84 


5.2 


38 


3.8 


42 


3.0 


31 


2.8 


28 


2.8 


8 


1.3 


6 


1.0 


7 


.9 


4 


.8 


8 


.8 



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The Match Scores 

On Mav 14th Macdonald House played an Appleby School Eleven at 

Appleby. 

Macdoxald House 

O'Brian HI. c. Harris, b. Gudgeon 1 

Hirsch, c. West, b. McNellen 8 

Rapmund. c. Gudgeon, b. Stone 15 

Wynne, b. McNellen 

Medland. l.b.w.. b. McNellen 

Kennedy, b. Gudgeon 11 

Fletcher I. b. Auld 8 

Park. b. Auld 1 

Garratt H, c. and b. McNellen 4 

Mulky. b. Auld 20 

Jones, not out 

Extras 14 

Total 82 

The Appleby School Eleven made 20 all out. Rapmund took six 
Avickets for seven runs. 

* * * 

On May 17th Macdonald House played the Lakeheld Fourteen-Year- 
Olds at Aurora. 

Lakefield batted first and made 48 all out. Top scorer was Dickson 
^yith 21. 

Macdonald House 

O'Brian HI. c. Stephens, b. Onorato 1 

Hirsch. b. Christie 8 

Rapmund, run out 16 

Wynne, b. Christie 

Fletcher I. c. \Mght. b. Onorato 11 

Kennedy, c. Wight, b. Christie 5 

Medland, not out 

Garratt II. not out 6 

Extras 3 

Total for 6 wickets 50 

Mulkv, McKenzie and Park did not bat. 



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On May 31st Macdoiiald Mouse played the ilillfield School Second 
Eleven. 

Hillfield hatted first and made 39 all out. Top scorer was Hilhner 
with 13. 

Macdonald House 

O'Brian 111. h. Thorpe • 17 

Hirsch, c. McLaughlin, h. Thorpe 1 

Rapmund, c. Hilhner, h. Rohinson 12 

Adamson. h. Rohinson 39 

Garratt H. c. Robinson, h. Thor])e 7 

Kennedy, h. Hilbnrn 

Fletcher I. c. Eaton, b. Robinson 17 

\\'ynne. l.b.w.. b. Thorpe 24 

Medland, not out 4 

Davis HI. run out 4 

Park, c. Eaton, b. Thorpe 

Extras 8 

Total 134 

+ * * 

On June 4th Macdonald House played T.C.S. Junior School at Port 
Hope. 

T.C.S. batted first and scored 85 all out. Top scorers were Higgin- 
botham 12. Howard 14, and Briden 20. 

Macdonald House 

Fletcher I, c. Gourlay, b. Higginbotham 12 

Hirsch, run out 8 

Rapmund, b. Higginbotham 8 

Adamson, b. Higginbotham 2 

Kennedy, c. Brockelbank, b. Higginbotham 

Garratt II, not out 24 

Wynne, c. Gourlay, b. Howard 

Medland, b. Briden 2 

Davis HI, c. Briden, b. Higginbotham 

McKenzie, b. Burdet 5 

Seaton, run out 4 

Extras 5 

Total 70 

Higginbotham took 5 wickets for 14 runs. 



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S.A.C. vs. CRESCENT 

On June 2nd St. Andrew's College twelve-year-olds went to Crescent 
School. 

The game began at 2.45 p.m. with S.A.C. batting. Crescent got us out 
for forty-one runs. 

We had tea after our innings. After tea Crescent batted. W'e got nine 
of their wickets for thirty-nine runs. The game was a draw. 

Crescent — Woods, Carse II, Carter II, Brisby, James, McDonough, 
Wise. Carse I. \\'ilkes I. Widner and Frazer. 

St. Andrew's — McKenzie. Medland. Davis, Heintzman. Seaton, 

Fletcher II. Fletcher III, Knox. Weldon II, Heit and Lazenby. 

* * * 

On June 11th Macdonald House played T.C.S. Junior School at Aurora. 
T.C.S. batted first and scored 31 all out. Top scorer was Gibson 10. 
Adamson took seven wickets for twelve runs. 

]\Iacdoxald House 

Fletcher I, played on, b. Burdet 5 

O'Brian III, b. Briden 11 

Rapmund, l.b.w., b. Howard 21 

Adamson, c. Butterfield, b. Higginbotham 12 

Garratt II, played on, b. Howard 

Hirsch, not out 19 

Wynne, b. Gibson 23 

Medland, not out 3 

Extras 3 

Total for 6 wickets 97 

Davis, Seaton and McKenzie did not bat. 
^ ^ ^ 

On June 9th "The Masters" accepted the challenge of the Macdonald 
House Team and soundly defeated them by a score of 130 for 8 to 101 
all out. Top scorer for the boys was Adamson, with a well played 64 not 
out ; for the Masters. Mr. Macrae made 53, Mr. Hewitt 27, Mr. Millward 
19 and Air. Ives 11 not out. This game was very much enjoyed by both 
teams. 



A sailor home on short leave consulted a doctor about his sore throat. 

The doctor advised gargling with salt and water. 

"What again," said the sailor, "I've been torpedoed three times." 



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OLD BOYS' SECTION 





OLD 80^S'Oty|^i:>CTlVE 

seKvice 



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Old Boys are Overseas where the names are marked with an asterisk. 

At the request of the Department of Defence the acti^ial location of 
units overseas has been omitted. All communications to such Old Boys 
overseas should be addressed to them by name, number and unit, care 
of "Canadian Army Overseas". 



Name 


Rank 


Unit 


Home 


Years at 
S.A.C. 


Acland, E. C 


. . . Major 


Trafalgar House, Canadian 
Legion, Ottawa 


Toronto 


1920-24 


Adams, W. H 


. ..L.A.C. 


R.72284, R.C.A.F., Service 
Flying Training School, 
MacLeod, Alta 


Toronto 


1928-35 


Adamson, E. G. . . . 


. ..Pte. 


B.73797, 48th Highlanders. 


Oakville, Ont. 


1929-33 


Angus, \V. G 


. . .Lijeut. 


Kent Regiment 


Chatham. . . . 


1937-38 


*Applegath, A. W .. 


. . , Pte. 


B.84408, 5th Field Ambu- 
lance, 1st Can. Division, 
R.C.A.M.C 


Toronto 


1912-21 


Applegath, \V. G.. . 


...Pte. 


B.84090, 5th Field Ambu- 
lance, 1st Can. Division, 
R.C.A.M.C. (Nov. 1940 
• — Invalided home) 


Toronto 


1920-28 


* Armstrong, R. W . 


. . .Major 


1st Field Regt., R.C.H.A.. 


Toronto 


1922-27 



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Years at 
Name Rank Unit Home S.A.C. 

*Ball, B. R Capt. Royal Scots Greys Hamilton 1927-28 

Barber, J. D Lieut. R.C.N.V.R., Halifax Toronto 1922-24 

Barber, K. D Lieut. Lome Scots Georgetown . . 1923-27 

Barclay, W. C Capt." O.C. 48th Highlanders Wing 

Stanley Barracks Toronto 1902-06 

♦Bartram. f. Roi Lieut. 7/35th Batterv, 2nd Field 

Reg. R.C.A Toronto 1919-22 

Batchelor, L. K R.C.A.F Toronto 1924-27 

Batchelor, \". L R.72434, R.C.A.F. Security 

Guard, No. 3 Flight, 

Camp Borden Toronto 1924-25 

Bedell, Wood Lieut. Dufferin and Haidimand 

Rifles, British Columbia. Toronto. ..... 1934 

*Bell, J. D 2nd Lieut. 4th Light Anti-Aircraft. . . Toronto 1934-37 

*Bell, W. G Pte. B.37272, Royal Hamilton 

Light Infantry Toronto 1900-09 

Birkett, E. D R.C.A.F Ottawa 1921-24 

Birks, G. D 2nd Lieut. The Black Watch, Royal 

Highlanders of Can Montreal 1933-36 

Black, B. H R.C.A.F., Manning Pool, 

Toronto Montreal 1922-29 

Blackstock, Thomas . . Capt Toronto 1925-26 

*Boulton, E. G. A Lieut Corps Ammunition Co., 

R.C.A.S Toronto 1911-13 

Boyd, D. G. S A.C. 2 R.C.A.F., Manning Pool, 

Toronto Toronto 1933-36 

♦Boyes, J. L L/Sgt. B.73390, 9/15 Field Bat- 
terv, 11th Armv Field 
Battery, R.C.A..' Napanee 1928-29 

*Brown, J. L Lieut. 48th Highlanders of Can., 

1st Can. Division Toronto 1918-27 

Brown, R. F Flying 

Officer R.C.A.F., Trenton Montreal 1931-35 

Brown, Kenneth Pte. B.88082, No. 1 Company, 

No. 2, C.LR.G.C Toronto 1936-38 

Bruce G. Nigel Lieut. Commanding Royal Can. 

Vol. Reserve, VVindsor. . Walkerville. . . 1900 

Buchanan, W. G Officer A.57779 12th Batterv, 

Cadet R.C.A., Brockville. . . . .' London 1936-40 



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Name Rank 

Burrows, F. E Lieut. 

Burry, J. A Lieut. 

•Careless, W. D. S. . . Lieut. 



Unit 
R.C.N.V.R., Esquimalt, 

B.C Toronto. 



Years at 
S.A.C. 



Home 

1926-27 

Lincoln & Welland Regt.. . Toronto 1920-21 



R.C.A.S., 1st Corps, Am- 
munition Park Toronto. 



. 1921-26 
Carson, Alex. S Rexton, N.B. . 1920-23 



Carrick, D. D Lieut. 

♦Case, K. M Lieut. 

Cassels, G. T., M.C.. .Major 

Chubb, A. G Capt. 



12th Field Regiment, 3rd 
Can. Div., Sussex, N.B.. Toronto 1917-24 

L.A.D., 7th Corps Signals. Montreal 1926-29 

14th Field Regiment, De- 

bert Military Camp, N.S. Toronto 1903-12 



Lord Strathcona Horse, 

Royal Canadians Toronto. 



. 1926-31 

Clague, V. G R.C.A.F Toronto 1920-23 

Christie, G. J Toronto Scottish Regt Toronto 1930-38 

Cockfield, J. G Cadet R.C.O.C Montreal 1932-35 

Cockfield, A. S Sub Lieut. R.C.N.V.R Montreal 1936-38 



Cocking, A. H Fl. Lieut. No. 6, S.F.T.S., R.C.A.F., 

Dunnville Vancouver. 

Collins, W. A Sgt. A.33035, 97th Battery, 21st 

Army Field Reg., Peta- 

wawa Walkerton 

Corson, R. R 2nd Lieut. Queen's Own Rifles of Can., 

2nd Battalion Toronto. . . 



1911-12 

1929-30 
1928-32 



Cousins, D. F Lieut. 



Queen's Own Rifles, 2nd 

Battalion Toronto 



Cowan, R. B Pilot 

Officer ..C.2514, R.C.A.F.. 



. 1926-32 
Toronto 1926-36 



*Cox, E. R Corp B. 76984, No. 1, Machine 

Gun Holding Unit, Tor- 
onto Scottish Regiment. Toronto 1912-13 

Cox, H. M Can. Army Pay Corps.. . . Toronto 1931-34 



Crawford, S. H Major 

Cumberland, R. C. A. . Pte. 

Davies, H. E Lieut. 

Davison, H. H L.A.C. 

Dean, M. P Capt. 



2nd in Command, 48th 

Highlanders Toronto. 

Royal Can. Regiment, 2nd 

Battalion Toronto. 

R.C.A.F., Ottawa Toronto. 



1906-11 

1919-24 
1912-17 



R.78094. R.C.A.F.. No. 2, 
S.F.T.S., Uplands, Ont.. Welland 1937-40 



No. 1 Training Camp, 

Woodstock Toronto. 



1919-22 



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Name 
^Dean, A. S. . 



Rank 
Pte. 



*Dick, W. C Lieut. 

Dickie, D. M Lieut. 

*Dinnick, J. S Lieut. 

Dinnick, W. S Lieut. 

Diver, F. A 

*Dodd, E. W Lieut. 

♦Dunbar, A. \V Lieut. 

Dunbar, E.G Lieut. 

Duncanson, A. E Lt.-Col. 

D.S.O.,V.D.,A.D.C. 

Duncanson, A. A Capt. 

Dunlap, D. M Lieut. 

Eakins, C. G Capt. 

Rev. 

Easson, J. M Lieut. 



Eaton, J. \V Lieut. 



Unit 
No. 88432, 1st Can. Div. 
Supply R.C.A.S.C 

R.H.L.L, LT.C, No. 2. .. 

48th Highlanders of Can. 

No. 1, Artillery Holding 
Unit Reinforcements, 
R.C.A 

Toronto Scottish, M.G.T.C. 

R.C.N.V.R 

Lome Scots 



7th Battalion, The Border 
Regiment 

R.C.H.A 

48th Highlanders of Can., 
M.D. No. 2 

Royal Regiment of Can.. . 

3rd Anti Tank Regiment. . 

2nd Can. Motor Cycle Reg. 



Royal Regiment of Can., 
2nd Infantry Training 
Centre, Camp Borden . . Toronto. 

2nd Can. Motor Cycle Reg. 
G.G.H.G., Exhibition 
Park Toronto. 



Home 


Years at 
S.A.C. 


Toronto. . . . 


. . 1920-25 


Toronto. . . . 


. . 1923-26 


Toronto. . . . 


. . . 1933-37 


Hamilton. . . 


. . 1924-26 


Oakridges. . 


. . 1924-26 


Toronto. . . . 
Jamaica. . . . 


. . 1934-38 
. . 1933-37 


Toronto. . . . 


. . 1929-31 


Toronto. . . . 


. . 1929-31 


Toronto. . . . 


. . 1902-07 


Toronto. . . . 


. . 1922-26 


Toronto. . . . 


. . 1920-27 


Welland... 


. . 1911-16 



Ellis, E. H Sgt.-Pilot 

Instructor 

*Ely, D. R Capt. 

Ely, R. M Lieut. 

Findlev, Allan G Flving 

Officer . 

*Findlav, H. J Flving 

Officer 

Findlay, D. G , 



R.70427, R.C.A.F.. Hamil- 
ton Elem. School Brantford . 



9th Field Battery, R.C.A. . Toronto. 
7th Toronto Regiment. . . . Toronto. 



1913-16 

1924-27 

1928-32 
1925-29 
1925-30 



R.C.A.F., Fleet St. Depot . Toronto 1914-22 



C.n79 112th Squadron, 

R.C.A.F Carleton Place 

. R.C.A.F Westmount, 

PQ 



Fisher, R. A Lieut. 



*Forgie, James M Major 



Engineers, Headquarters, 

Toronto Toronto. 

1st Armoured Di^•., Home 
Forces, England Toronto. 



1929-32 

1919 

1919-22 
1 £04-07 



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Years at 
Name Rank Unit Home S.A.C. 

Foster, A. A Flying 

Officer . . R.C.A.F., Trenton Toronto 1920-28 

Foster, T. H A.C.I R.57705 R.C.A.F., 13th 

O.T. Signal "B" Flight. Vancouver. .. . 1911-12 

Fraser, J. D Lt.-Col. 4th Princess Louise Dra- 

V.D., A.D.C. goon Guards Ottawa 1903-11 

*Ganong, J. E Major 48th Highlanders of Can.. Toronto 1913-20 

Gordon, G. O Lieut. No. 11, Can. Forestry Co., 

Quebec City North Bay . . . 1924-30 

Gordon, T. C Lieut. Welland & Lincoln Reg.. . Welland 1937-39 

*Gossage, CD Major 48th Highlanders of Can.. . Toronto. . On Board of 

Dr. Governors 

Grange, J. H Lieut. R.C.A., Petawawa Napanee 1928-31 

Grant, Donald A.,. . . Lt.-CoI. Roval Canadian Dragoons. Toronto 1910-12 

M.C. 

Grass, \V. H Lieut. 14th Toronto Reg. R.C.A., 

3rd Div., Debert, N.S.. . Toronto 1935-37 

Grier, C. B R.C.A.F St. Agathe des 

Monts, P.Q. . . 1929-31 

Hambly, G. A Capt. Toronto Scottish Reg., 

Stanley Barracks Toronto 1919-21 

Hamilton, CD 2nd Lieut. R.CA.S.C Torulito 1907 12 

M.M. 

♦Hamilton, J. H Lieut. 1st L.A.A. Batterv, 2nd 

L.A.A. Regiment R.C.A. Barrie 1928-33 

Hamilton, H. K., Jr R.C.A.F., St. Hubert's, 

Montreal Toronto 1937-40 

*Hampson, D. E. J....Sgt. R.54019, R.C.A.F Montreal 1935-39 

Harris, R. J Lieut. Essex Scottish Toronto 1931-36 

Hees, W. M Flying 

Officer C.1468, R.C.A.F., Dunn- 

ville Toronto 1935-37 

Henderson, J. I Pilot R.69040, No. 1, Bombing & 

Officer Gunnery School, Jarvis. Toronto 1921-26 

*Hertzberg, C S. L. . .Brigadier Roval Can. Engineers, 7th 

M.C. Army Corps Toronto 1899-1901 

Hill, H. P Ottawa 1927-30 

Hindmarsh, J. C 2nd Lieut. 2nd Can. Motor Cvcle Reg. 

G.G.H.G ; Oakville 1924-26 

Holiiday, D. H Lieut. Ontario Battalion (Tank), 

Camp Borden Toronto 1916-17 



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Years at 
Name Rank Unit Home S.A.C. 

♦Housser, J. G Lieut. Royal Regiment of Can.. . Toronto 1928-32 

Hungerford, G. C Lieut. Royal Canadian Regiment, 

Camp Borden London, Ont. . 1933-35 

Jennings, Ian L R.C.A.F., Camp Borden. . Toronto 1930-32 

♦Johnson, J. H Cadet' R.N.E. College, Manadon, 

R.C.N. Nr. Crowbill, Plymouth. Hawkesbury. . 1935-40 

Johnston, H. A Lt.-Col. 2nd Batt., Black Watch, 

D.S.O., iM.C. Royal Highland Reg. of 

Can Montreal 1908-12 

♦Johnston, S. B Pte. A. 6105, No. 6, Platoon, 

R.C.R Montreal 1932-34 

♦Junkin, R. L., Major O.C. 2nd Field Co. R.C.E. Toronto 1902-07 

M.C. 

Kates, E. H Lieut. Can. Army Service Corps., 

Camp Borden Toronto 1922-26 

Kellv, C. C Squadron 

Leader R.C.A.F., Trenton Toronto 1929-30 

Kennedy, J. A. C Gunner D.7701, 66/81st Field Bat- 
Trumpeter tery, R.C.A., Petawawa. Toronto 1926-31 

Kent, J. H 1st Lt. & 2nd Motor Cycle Reg. 

Paymaster G.G.H.G., Camp Borden Toronto 1918-26 

Kent, G. L Major G.S.O. (2) School of Army 

Co-operative, R.C.A.F. 

Sta., RockclifTe, Ont Toronto 1910-19 

♦King, Bruce B Major 48th Highlanders of Can., 

Eastern Command In- 
fantry Co., Commanders' 
School Toronto 1911-22 

King, W. D 1st Lieut. Toronto Scottish, M.T.C. 

No. 20, Brantford Aurora 1936-37 

King, Dale Pte. R.69584, R.C.A.F Aurora 1938-39 

King, Perry R.C.A.F Aurora 1938-39 

♦Kingsmill, CD Lieut. 1st Medium Reg. R.C.A.. . Toronto 1924-26 

♦Kingston, H. C Lieut. R.N.V.R., British Navy, 

H.M.M.L. Aux. Fleet.. Toronto 1909-10 

Kinley, G.J R.C.A.F Halifax 1937-38 

Kinsey, J. L A.C. 2 R.C A.F Toronto 1921-22 

Leishman, G. E Flight 

Officer C.2430, R.C.A.F., H.Q., 

Ottawa Toronto 1907-14 



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Years at 
Name Rank Unit Home S.A.C. 

Leishman, N. G R.C.A.F Toronto 1912-13 



Lemon, A. V Sgt. 



*LeVesconte, J. F Pte. 

Lightbourn, G. O S/L 

Rev. 



Lorway, C. R Lieut. 

*Loiigh, C. Douglas. . .Lieut. 

Levering, W. L Lieut. 

Lowndes, R. H. M.. . .Major 



B.78847, IrishReg. of Can., 

Camp Borden Toronto 1919-23 

B.67658, C Co., Royal Reg. Toronto 1922-26 

Command Chap., R.C.A.F. Toronto 1903-08 

C.1871, No. 1 Training 
Command, 55 York St., 
Toronto Toronto 1903-08 

Cape Breton Highlanders, 

Sydney, N.S Sydney, N.S. . 1927-28 

48th Highlanders of Can., 
4th Can. Reconnaissance 
Bn. (P.L.D.G.) Toronto 1924-29 

7th Toronto Regiment. . . . Toronto 1921-24 

O.C. 2nd Div. Supply Col., 

R.C.A.S.C Toronto 1906-12 



"Macdonald, D. S Edmonton . 



1934-35 



*Macdonald, JamesF.A.C. 1 
A.O.S. 



No. 56319, R.C.A.F., Mal- 
ton Montreal 1936-39 



Macintosh, C.T.H. . . . L/Corp Brampton .... 1935-37 

Macintosh, D.G.K R.69585, R.C.A.F Kitchener 1932-39 

Macintosh, CD R.C.A.F Kitchener 1934-40 

♦Mackenzie, A. B Lieut. 4th Anti Aircraft Battery. Halifax 1932-35 

♦MacLaren, D. A. M. Lieut. 28th-89th Batt., 2nd Div. . Mon;:real 1920-23 

*McColl, J. B Pilot 

Officer 112th Squadron, R.C.A.F.. Waterdown 



"McEachren, F. F Ligut. 



1928-36 
48th Highlanders of Can.. Toronto 1931-37 



♦McGregor, G. R Squadron No. 2, Fighter Squadron, 

D.F.C. Leader R.C.A.F Montreal 1917-20 

Mcintosh, C. A Lt.-Col. 14th General Hospital, 

R.C.A.M Montreal 1916-17 



McKinley, J. F Major 



Director General of Medi- 
cal Services, National 
Defence Dept Ottawa 1908-10 



McTaggart, F. G Clinton 1921-24 

McVean, D. P Pte. A.49854, 24th Kent Reg., 

London, Ont Dresden 1918-19 

Maclachlan, K. S Lt.-Col. Acting Deputy Minister 

(Naval & Air), Dept. of 

Nat. Defence, Ottawa . . Montreal 1908-09 



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Name Rank Unit 
*Macrae, D. G Sub. Lieut. R.C.X.V.R 

Malcolm, E. B R.C.A.F 

Mason, N. M Gunner 



Massey, Denton Flight 

Lieut. 
Mickleborough, K. G. . Lieut. 

Milligan, F. S Major 

M.C. 

♦Mitchell, J. H Lieut. 



N.22052 24th Anti Tank 
Battery, Petawawa 



R.C.A.F., Trenton 

Royal Can. Army Corps. . 

No. 2 Detachment, R.C.E.. 
D.E.O 

Reserve for 1st Can. Div., 
No. 1, Can. Artillery 
Holding L'nit 



Mitchell, H. B R.C.A.F., Manning Pool.. . 



Montgomery, L. C. . . .Lt.-Col. 
Dr., M.C' 

*Moores, W. T Gunner 



*Morlock, J. F Capt. 

Morton, R. O. G Lt.-Col. 



O.C. Military Hospital, No. 

14 

No. 970297, A/57th New- 
foundland Heavy Reg.. 

1st Medium Reg., R.C.A.. 

General Staff, National De- 
fence H.Q., Ottawa 



Morton, P. S. A. . . 



Flying 

Officer R.C.A.F., St. Thomas. 



Morton, D. C Sub. Lieut. R.C.N.V.R., Halifax. 



Moseley, Paul V Fhing 

bfificer 

Murray, CD A.C 2 

Mussen, H. N Sgt. 

Nicholls, F. I Lieut. 

O'Brian, G. S Group 

Captain 

Patten, A. R Lieut. 



R.C.A.F., No. 1 Initial 
Training School 



R.69420, R.C.A.F., Brant- 
ford 

B.22004-24th Anti-Tank • 
Battery, R.C.A.,Listowel 

Royal Reg. of Canada .... 

No. 1 Initial Train. School, 
R.C.A.F., 1107 Ave. Rd. 

R.C.O.C, Ottawa 



*Patterson, D. S Flying 

Officer 110th Squadron, R.C.A.F.. 



Peace, W. W Lieut. 



Pearson, K. G Corp. 



Toronto Scottish Reg. 
(M.G.), No. 2, Depot, 
Stanley Barracks 

R.62619, R.C.A.F., Ottawa 



Years at 

Home S.A.C. 

Oakville 1937-38 

Montreal 1910-12 

Welland 1918-19 

Toronto 1910-12 

Toronto 1905-14 

Oakville 1902-07 

Toronto 1936-38 

Toronto 1937-40 

Montreal 1909-12 

Newfoundland 1928-30 

Toronto 1922-31 

Ottawa 1907-12 

Toronto 1919-24 

Toronto 1932-36 

Montreal 1910-17 

Iroquois Falls. 1936-37 

Toronto 1929-31 

Toronto 1929 

Aurora On staff" 

1935-39 

Toronto 1917-19 

Montreal 1915-21 

Toronto 1921-24 

Smith's Falls. . 1930-31 



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Name Rank 

Peckover, G. H Lieut. 



PeiUland, W. T Lieut. 

*Perrin, J. D O.D. 

Phibhs, G. O. G Lieut. 

Pink, Shirley B A.C. 2 



Unit 
R.C.N.V.R.. H.M.C.S., 
"Ro\al Roads", Esqui- 
malt', B.C 

48th Highkmders 



R.C.X.V.R. 



♦Pipe, G. F Cadet 

Pocklington, H. N 

Power, C. N L/Cp. 

Preston, J. C Lieut. 

Price, S. H 



48th Highlanders, 2nd Bn.. 

No. R.53969, R.C.A.F., No. 
5, Equipment Depot, 
Moncton, N.B 

R.C.N.V.R., c/o Canada 
House 

.R.C.A.F., St. Hubert's, 
Montreal 

B.74475, 48th Highlanders. 
54th Battery, Petavvawa. . . 
R.C.A.F 



Qua, W. A Sgt. 

Ramsey, A. R Capt. 

Rea, D. K 2nd Lieut. 

Reid, W. D L. Bdr. 

♦Reive, B. M Pte. 



♦Richardson, CD... .Flying 

Officer 



2nd Bn. Grey & Simcoe 
Foresters 

No. 2, District Depot, 
Stanley Barracks 



Ritchie, J. D. 



2nd, 13th Battery, R.C.A., 
Winnipeg, Man 

D. 12565 B. Troop, 66th- 
81st Field Bat., R.C.A.. 

B.89938 5th Field Ambu- 
lance, R.C.A.M.C 



R.A.F., 30th Squadron, Aurora.. 
R.C.A.F Toronto. 



Home 


Years at 
S.A.C. 


Toronto 


1929-30 


Toronto 


1929-37 


Winnipeg 


1928-34 


Toronto 


1936-37 


Ottawa 


1918-19 


Toronto 


1930-33 


Toronto 


1938-39 


Toronto 


1918-21 


Brantford . . . . 


1927-30 


Niagara Falls, 
Ont. 


1919-20 


Collingwood . . 


1929-32 


Toronto 


1902-08 


Toronto 


1921-28 


Sha^iv'inigan 
Falk, P.Q. . . . 


1936-40 


Welland 


1924-27 



♦Robertson, F. S Flight 

Dr. Officer 

Robertson, J. W Lieut. 

Rolph, G. G Lieut. 

Rowell, F. N. A P.O. 

Rowan, D. H Lieut. 

Saunders, R. P Major 



R.A.F Toronto. 

Halifax Rifles Halifax. 

48th Highlanders Toronto. 

R.71661, R.C.A.F., No. 2 

Squadron Toronto. 

R.C.A.S.C Toronto. 

Royal Can. Reg., 2nd Bn, , Toronto. 



1926-31 
1929-31 

1918-29 
1919-23 
1915-28 

192^34 
1932-36 
1900-04 



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Name Rank 

♦Sharp, W. S L/Cp. 

Shaw, \V. D Seaman 

Sherin, G. R Pte. 



Unit 
No. 7390648th Highlanders 
of Can., "A" Co 

R.C.X.V.R. (Sig. & Tel.).. 

B. 11597, 21st Batt., R.C.A. 



*Simpson, G. R Signalman B. 34581, H.Q., Corps, Med- 
ium Art., Signal Section, 
1st Can. Corps Signals, 
R.C.C.S 



Sinclair, W. W Lieut. 

*Skeaff, S.M Gunner 



Halifax Rifles, M.D. 6. . . . 

B. 21157, XX Battery, Su- 
per Heavy Group, R.C.A. 



7th Toronto Regiment. 
R.C.A.F 



Slater, X. D Lieut. 

Sloan, J. R 

Sloggett, H. C R.C.A.F 

Smart, E. W Capt. 48th Highlanders 



*Smith, K. S Pte. 



Smith, K. B. F Capt. 



No. 73070 "B" Co., 48th 
Highlanders 



Smith, C. F Aircraft- R.53689, No. 1 Bombing & 

man 1 Gun. School, R.C.A.F., 



Jarvis 



Smith, A. L Lieut. 

Smith, W. T. C Lieut. 

Somer\'ille, H. A Capt. 

Spence, P. M., Capt. 

Dr. 

*Ste\vart, A. M. G. . . .Lieut. 

Straith, J. L Service 

Engineer 



12th Field Reg., R.C.A. 
Camp Sussex, N.B 



*Syer, C. R. E. 



Thomson, D. L A. 



Pte. 



Sgt. 



No. 2, Army Field Work- 
shop, Royal Canadian 
Ordnance 

R.C.A. P.C 

R.C.A.M.C, Camp Borden 

R.C.X.WR., Portsmouth. . 
Ordnance Corps, Ottawa . . 

Xo. 75972, Tor. Scottish 



Vale, A. A. X 

*Wadds, R. W P.O 



A.493108, Can. Fusiliers 
(M.G.J, Citv of London 
Reg ' 



. .Flying C.2519, Xo. 1 Initial Train- 
Officer ing School 



Xo. 3737, R.C.A.F.. 



Years at 
Home S.A.C. 

Toronto 1930-34 

Mimico 1939-40 

Woodbridge . . 1922-23 

Hamilton 1912-16 

Toronto 1923-30 

Toronto 1915-21 

Toronto 1924-27 

Jellico, Ont. . . 1917-20 

Toronto 1934 

Toronto 1914-25 

Cornwall 1927-29 

Toronto 1911-16 

Cornwall 1927-29 

Toronto 1925-26 

Toronto 1926-29 

Toronto 1907-13 

Ft. William... 1928-29 

Toronto 1920-24 

Windsor, Ont.. 1926-33 

Toronto 1916-20 

London, Ont.. 1936-39 

Toronto 1920-28 

Toronto 1936-38 



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Years at 
Name Rank Unit Home S.A.C. 

Wadds, W. B Lieut. Three Rivers Reg. (Tanks), 

Camp Borden Toronto 1936-37 

Waller, R. E Flying C.2253, R.C.A.F., Head- 
Officer quarters, Ottawa Toronto 1922-32 

Watt, Ian M A.C. 2 R.83532, R.C.A.F Toronto 1922-24 

Welsh, Carl F R.C.A.F St. Catharines. 1918 

Wilkes, F. H Major The Governor General's 

V.D. Horse Guards Toronto 1908-09 

White, M. G. A Capt. R.C.A.S. Corps, 9th Bri- 
gade, 3rd Div., Debret, 
N.S Toronto 1920-24 

Zealand, J. H A.C. 1 R.C.A.F Hamilton, Ont. 1927-28 

Young, J. W R.C.A.F. Vancouver. . . . 1909-12 

*01iver, E. S Bdr. B.21056, 23rd Batt., R.C.A. Aurora 1932-39 

Died on Service 

Drurv, C. R Sergeant B.84181, 5th Field Ambu- 
lance Toronto 1920-22 

Mitchell, J. W Pilot 

Officer R.C.A.F Kirkfield 1931-32 

Mitchell, R. C Capt. Liaison Officer, Dept. of 

National Defence Vancouver. . . . 1909-11 

The following Old Boys of the Non-Permanent Acti^^e Militia have 

made application for admission to Active Service Units; 

Years at 
Name Home S.A.C. 

Annand, E. J Toronto 1925-31 

Alexander, G. P Toronto 1904-13 

Allen, E. B Toronto 1919-22 

Allen, E. R Toronto 1903-05 

Bowen, W. A Toronto 1936-37 

Bowman, D. E Windsor, Ont 1926-30 

Broome, R. M Toronto 1933-39 

Carson, A. S Rexton, N.B 1920-23 

Empey, R. O Montreal, P.Q 1916-17 

Forbes, T. R Brantford 1927-32 

Gordon, T. A Toronto 1920-31 



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Name 
Gurton, D. H 



Hamilton, H. K., Sr.. 

Hood, T. D 

Howe, P. J 

Kilgour, R. C, Jr. . . 
Loftt, \V. A 



Years at 
Home S.A.C. 

Kitchener 1937-40 

Toronto 1908-09 

Brampton 1934-37 

Toronto 1933-37 

Toronto 1931-36 

Toronto 1937-40 



McPherson, C. M London, Ont 1916-20 

Macdonald, John F Montreal 1935-38 

Metcalfe, B. E Toronto 1929-34 

Milne, D. W Temagami 1928-30 

Patterson, G. C. S Toronto 1915-21 

Redmond, CD Halifax 1919-20 

Rolph, R. H Windsor 1936-39 

Ross, H. H Toronto 1924-29 

Seaton J. D Cordova Mines 1935-38 

Slemin, H. C Toronto 1918-28 

Stirling, K. B Timmins 1922-24 

VanLuven, J. A Willowdale 1928 

Warburton, G. P Vancouver, B.C 1915-17 

Willoughby, H. B Hull, P.Q 1911-16 



Behold 



No words that 'ere are writ' 
Could tell the life herein. 
But yet, 'twould not be fit 
To leave a vacant mind 
Where it must needs be most ; 
And, therefore, read the wise ! 
And let your mind perceive 
A world, that, set apart. 
Is able to produce 
A man of mind, of heart. 

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SONS OF OLD BOYS 

1st Row — \V. F. Leishman, F. A. Mackenzie, C. E. Medland. G. A. R. Camnbell, 

A. C. Hewitt, C. H. Heintzman, P. C. Garralt. 
2nd Row—]. M. Lowndes. C. W. Show, G. L Blackslock, F. S. Grant. J. VV. Taylor, 

T. C. Cossitt, C. D. Boothe, H. D. Hamilton. 
3rd Row — W. B. Shaw, B. M. Milligan, R. G. Kilgour. -A. S. Rutter, H. H. Hamilton. 

VV. H. Diver, J. A. Garratt. 
4th Row — W. M. McPherson, J. E. Kilmer, Mr. Ketchum, Headmaster, R. L. Graham. 



Old Boys' Mail Bas 

Deryck Thomson expresses in a letter to the Headmaster what all of 
US feel about the Old School in retrospect. 

"It has been such a long time since I have visited the College that I 
thought I would take this opportunity to write to you. and learn of all the 
things which have been happening during the last year. 

"I seldom realized, while I attended St. Andrew's, how much it really 
meant to have that privilege. But it does not take long for that realization 
to strike you once you depart. I suppose many Old Boys write or tell you 
the same storv many times. I think it rather a pity that nuich of the appre- 
ciation comes to you later and not while at school. My three years there 
will always remain the happiest of my life. I am sure. Since I left. I have 
kept in contact with a good many of the friends I made at school and we 
all agree on this point. 

"Perhaps you would like to know some of the many things which we 
enjoyed most, though doubtless all this is old stuff also. Of course, the 
buildings and their surroundings are ideal. In fact, living in the country 
and being in the open so much, spoils you for city life completely. We all 



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remember the coming of spring, when we could stroll down to the gates 
on bright cool evenings after supper. Standing at the gates and watching 
the cars going along Yonge Street, we sometimes thought it would be nice 
to be in the city, but when we looked across the fields, just starting to 
assume the luxuriant green of summer, and saw the sun going down behind 
the Upper School, we usually changed our minds ! 

"It wasn't any effort to arise in the mornings with the sun streaming 
through the windows (we don't seem to remember the rainy mornings) 
and the flower beds around the quad, a profusion of bloom. The view from 
both front and back of the buildings can't be matched by any other school 
I have yet seen. 

"There are other things too. which we will always remember. Although 
sometimes we might not have shown it, some of our happiest and most 
peaceful moments were spent in the Chapel. There is an atmosphere of 
fellowship and understanding, of complete accord with all your fellows 
which even the youngest and the oldest senses after an evening or a morn- 
ing spent in worship there. We thoroughly enjoyed all the interesting 
speakers who addressed us on Sunday evenings, and the lovely strains of the 
organ, played by "Pop" Ross. Although carol service practices were some- 
times attended with much grumbling, everybody certainly gave his all 
when that auspicious occasion finally arrived. We must have been a great 
worry to you beforehand, but your efforts w^ere always crowned with suc- 
cess afterwards. 

"Although I failed to shine in the classroom (I'm speaking strictly for 
myself now) I don't remember the bad moments, but only the good. A 
chemical experiment in Goody's lab. which wasn't in the books and pro- 
duced a rather drastic result. Dr. Robinson trying to instil the works of 
Virgil into our brains when, all the time, by looking out the window, you 
could see the fields and Kirk's pond in the distance ; wishing you were free 
to tear over there. Or Uncle Ernie Fleming, to whom I'll always remain 
indebted for the time and patience he spent in strengthening my flimsy 
mathematical grounding, telling us to THINK all the time. But of course 
the prime story in our repertoire of schoolboy experiences will always be 
that great pyrotechnical display, which we tried to incorporate into an 
annual event, but failed rather dismally. I think the greatest mass caning 
on record took place on that night, and those who participated and received 
their just deserts, carried the marks of misbehaviour with a great deal of 
pride in the showers for many days afterward, and were rather disappointed 
when they began to disappear. 

"There are hundreds of little incidents which we take great delight in 
recounting when we get together, and some day I hope they may be col- 



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lected in a book pertaining to boys and boarding school life. Someone 
once suggested that as a prime idea for Doctor Macdonald, Dr. Robinson, 
Mr. Fleming, Mr. Findlay, Mr. Goodman and some of the other old timers 
to follovv\ Such a book certainly would be very widely read." 

Yours sincerely, 

Dervck Thomson. 
(1936-39) 



S.A.C. Old Boy in British Navy Saves Two When 
Ship Hits Mine 

Heroism of the auxiliary fleet of the British navy is told in a letter 
received by George A. Kingston, of Toronto, from his son, Lieut. Harold 
Kingston (S.A.C. 1909-1910). The latter commands a ship in the auxiliary 
service somewhere otT the coast of England. Lieut. Kingston's skill as a 
swimmer played a notable part in the rescue of Capt. Morice, commander 
of a similar boat, and his gunner when their ship was blown to pieces upon 
striking a mine. 

"The first boat, commanded by Capt. Morice, was proceeding about 
400 yards ahead of our boat," writes Lieut. Kingston. "About 12 miles 
from shore the boat exploded. Only the debris was left floating on the 
waters." 

Proceeding cautiously to the spot, Lieut. Kingston saw two men 
floundering. Later it was found that their legs had been broken in the 
explosion. Lieut. Kingston, w-ith another of his crew, jumped into the sea. 
They had ropes fastened to them, and. despite the heavy sea running, were 
able to bring the two men to safety. The other 11 men of the crew could 
not be found. The injured men are expected to recover. 

Lieut. Kingston saw service in the navy during the last war. He was 
living in London when the present war came and immediately offered his 
services to the admiralty. 



We have again heard from Bert Applegath (1912-21) : 

'T wish to thank the Ladies' Guild, the Old Boys and the present School 
for the parcel which I received while we were on duty at the Coast last 
week. It was a "just right" parcel — the boys got a kick out of the candy 
kisses ; the socks with the S.A.C. colours sure have something, and the 
flashlight was just what I needed as I had a lot of night runs with my 
ambulance." 



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Denis Careless (1921-26) with the R.C.A.S.C. writes as follows: 
"May I offer my thanks to the Ladies' Guild, the School and the present 
boys for the very useful Christmas parcel. I saw Doug Lough the other 
day and he told me that he had received a similar parcel. As you know, 
there are a lot of Old Boys over in this little "do" and from news passed 
around they are all well a'nd living up to our School motto. \\'e have not 
as yet run into any real action but we do have a certain amount of bombs 
to duck and some machine gunning, but on the whole life is quite safe and 
pleasant. Our main regret is leaving our families and with the festive 
season so near, it brings home the separation all the more. 

Bob Armstrong (1922-27) R.C.H.A. : 

"Thank you very much for the Christmas box. I assure you all the 
articles were very welcome and I congratulate the Ladies' Guild on their 
suitability. I know you will convey my thanks to them, and I give you my 
power of attorney to return the kisses sent to me. \\'e didn't exactly have 
a gay and carefree Yuletide season ; but got through it anyway, and gave the 
men a damn good dinner with us waiting on the table and washing up, 
which I think tliey enjoyed almost as much as the dinner. Have not seen 
many Old Boys around; saw^ Doug Lough the other day — just the same 
as ever, and Jack Brown to-day, both in the 48th, of course. Saw Bob 
Drury* some months ago. Canada looks pretty good to us now. in fact Ld 
even come back and take study and put the boys to bed for you with a lot 
of pleasure. I see by the paper the Irish Regiment had a church parade 
at the School — good effort but Lll bet the Old Saint almost fell off his 
cairn. Have really no news to tell you— its all training worse luck ; we're 
fed up naturally and hoping we can get in it but apparently we have to 
wait — the great gods that be, know best. Give my best to all the old gang. 
By the way, tell Mr. Tudball I was billeted for three weeks with his cousin 
— Simpkins by name. Cheers for now and take care of yourself, the dear 
old place and all in it." 

*Editor's Note: As reported in the Christmas issue Bob Drury was killed shortly 
afterwards while acting as a dispatch rider during a blackout. 



D. S. Patterson (1915-21) : 

"Many thanks for the Christmas parcel. It was great to be remembered. 
Finding life and work with the 112th Squadron very interesting and enjoy- 
ing what opportunities I can find to see England. Best regards to all the 
staff." 



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Bruce B. King (1911-22), 48th Highlanders of Canada: 
"Many thanks for the socks, candy and f^ashUght. They arrived about 
New Year's. It was grand to think that the School should send them to 
me. Christmas away from home is never so good but I spent mine in 
Ireland at Dublin with a Canadian cousin who married an Irish girl during 
War 1. I had to wear civilian clothes. There were no blackouts and no 
bombs or food rationing. Quite a relief. I have been in London lately 
during the real bombing "Blitz" raids when high explosives and incendiaries 
were used. The damage and casualties were heavy in small areas but no 
])anic prevailed. The British civilians have real pluck. The Canadians are 
hoping for some action this spring. We have envied the Australians in 
Egypt. I have been separated from my I'attalion for five weeks while fol- 
lowing my present occupation. I am a school-teacher. I am a member 
of the directing staff or an instructor who teaches of^cers how to destroy 
their fellow-men on the enemy side with greater ease and facility, .^fter 
seeing the results of the bombing of civilians in London I have no com- 
punction about it either. Our students are Captains and Majors sent here 
to learn how to handle a company from the tactical point of view. The 
work is interesting and very instructive to myself. Do remember me to 
all old friends at S.A.C. I feel I have quite a few." 

W. S. Sharp (1930-34), 48th Highlanders of Canada: 
"Sitting over here in the long evenings I often think of the old School 
and of the good times I had there. I have the pleasure of working under 
Major King, another Andrean. and of course there are also many more 
over here all doing their share. I am sure they join with me in wishing 
you all the best of luck for the future." 

j. E. Ganong (Jan. — Mar.): 

"Thanks for kindness and thoughtfulness in sending parcel. Seeing 
a bit of England and getting to know the people. They have been most 
hospitable to the troops. Air raids only excitement, so far little damage." 

C. Gossage (Dec. 18th— Mar. 15) : 

"Many thanks for lovely parcel. Flashlight immediately put into use 
for looking at throats, and the kisses enjoyed by myself and the nurses. 
Thanks for cigs. Spring is here and crocuses out. None of us ex]K'Ct an 
invasion and being garrison troops is uninteresting." 

W. T. Moores : 

"Pleased to receive parcel from Old School. Received excellent Christ- 
mas issue of Review. Interesting to see different branches of services 
Old Boys have joined." 



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Doug Lough (Jan. 4 — Mar 17) : 

"Parcel greatly appreciated, everything was just great. Have run into 
a number of S.A.C. boys including Bruce King, E. Ganong, Jack Brown, 
Dennis Careless and Bob Armstrong. Saw so many enemy planes shot 
down that one would think there were none left. Played 5 hockey games 
for former squadron. Christmas Review interesting." 

AX'hiteford G. Bell (1900-09). Royal Hamilton Light Infantry: 
"I cannot begin to thank you enough, and the Ladies' Guild for your 
great kindness. It was grand hearing from my old school again. I can 
assure you that the presents you sent were most awfully useful. Funnily 
enough there are quite a few Old Boys of the four schools in the Regiment 
— mostly Captains and ^Majors. Old Jerry hasn't improved much in the 
last twenty-four years. He is still up to his miserable ideas of fighting. 
One will never forget what the civilians have had to go through. However, 
they have been wonderful — always a cheer}- word and a bright smile. It 
is grand to have been born a Britisher." 

J. Lester Boyes : 

"Thanks for cigs. Enjoyed Review, noting boys in Services. War of 
nerves continues with irregular air raids. Canada can be proud of 
efficiently trained army under able leadership of General McNaughton. 
Have found Artillery work interesting, especially surveying end of it." 

John Brown : 

"Thanks for grand parcel at Christmas. Coastal duty for 3 weeks. 
Boys all fine and regiment in grand shape with plenty of work to keep us 
toughened for this game. Would like extra copy of Christmas Review." 

Jas. H. Johnson : 

"Thank everyone for 2 parcels from Ladies' Guild. Pocket flashlight 
indeed a necessity in blackout. Socks fit perfectly. Expect to get experi- 
ence on the sea." 

Capt. C. D. Kingsmill : 

"Thanks for cigarettes, flashlight, which is my constant companion 

Lt. U. C. Dick: 

"Thanks for smokes and good wishes from Ladies' Guild, Old Boys and 
present School. \\'hitey Bell with me in Royal Hamilton Light Infantry. 
Working hard, feeling fine. Review most interesting." 

John Dinnick (1924-26) : 

"Thanks for cigarettes. Work here in Light Anti Air Craft has so far 
proven most interesting." 



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Old Boys* News 

The School takes pride in the new and well merited recognition which 
had come to Canada's High Commissioner to England. In the King's 
Birthday honours Mr. Massey was appointed to His Majesty's Privy 
Council. We salute The Right Honourable Vincent Massey, P.O. 

Hugh H. Donald, K.C. (S.A.C. 1902-07). has been appointed by the 
Ontario Government to the post of Inspector of Legal Offices, a most 
coveted position, and one which he is eminently fitted to fill. The Inspector 
has jurisdiction over all Public Legal Offices in the Province, including the 
Offices of Sheriffs. County and Division Court Clerks, Magistrates, 
Coroners and the Registrars of Deeds. There are several hundred such 
offices in Ontario. 

Among the successful Andreans in the U. of T. First Year Examinations 
are Bill Lofft, First Class Honours in Commerce and Finance ; J. M. 
Bryan and Don. G. McClelland, Second Class Honours in the same course ; 
Milton T. Wilson, Second Class Honours in English Language and Litera- 
ture ; Max. B. E. Clarkson and J. W. Calhoun, both with Second Class 
Honours in Social and Philosophical Studies. 

On behalf of the Old Boys and of the present School, the Review 
expresses deepest regret at the serious illness of Dr. Almon \. Fletcher 
(1902-07). Dr. Fletcher is one of our most distinguished representatives 
in the Medical Profession and he is Consulting Physician to Ihe School. 

On February 1st. 1941, A. Gay Kirkpatrick (1920-23) took over the 
Managership of the North American Life Assurance Company for Nova 
Scotia, with Headquarters in Halifax. 

Mr. and Mrs. Allan C. Don Carlos (1926-30) visited the School on 
March the 9th, 1941. Don Carlos is with the Ontario Hydro Electric 
Commission, Cameron Falls, Ontario. 

R. Ewart Stavert (1906-07), Vice-President of the Consolidated Min- 
ing & Smelting Co.. and Chairman of the Montreal Branch of the Canadian 
Institute of Mining & Metallurgy, was in charge of the entertainment of 
the annual general convention of the Institute held in Montreal in March. 

C. C. Macdonald (1925-30) has been appointed Secretary of the 
Aurora Board of Trade, and Treasurer of the Aurora Conservative 
Association. 



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Dr. Ewan Stuart Macdonald (1928-33) has been appointed Senior 
Obstetrical Interne at St. Michael's Hospital, Toronto. 

B. Langton S. Carr (1932-36) is attending the Agricultural College, 
Guelph, Ont. 

At the Annual Meeting of the Canadian Manufacturers' Association 
F. Grenville Rolph (1903-13) was elected Chairman of the Toronto 
Branch of the Association. 

Charles E. Lewis (1916-22) continues to show that flare for leadership 
which made him the manager of many of the student activities at St. 
Andrew's. He is now Vice-President of Lewis Limited in Truro, Nova 
Scotia, and has just introduced to the textile industries a new and improved 
type of yarn. Spinning new and better yarns was another thing that 
Charlie excelled at when he was at the School. 

John Mitchell (1933-35) has recently been appointed Advertising 
Manager of the Circle Bar Knitting Co., Limited, at Kincardine. This 
should be of particular interest to those Old Boys who are married. 

The Old Boys' Golf Tournament which was to have been held at The 
Summit Club on Wednesday, June 18th, was lost in Toronto's "Blackout", 
and is still missing, despite the valiant efforts of Grant Gordon. Joe Taylor, 
Gibbs Blackstock and the rest of the Golf Committee. The "All Clear" 
will be sounded next September, however, and it is hoped that the 
exegencies of Home Defence will allow our many A.R.P. workers to take 
18-hole shifts at the Golf Links and blast a few craters in the sand traps. 

The Old Boys' Cricket Match on May 24th brought out an all-star 
team of Old Boys, who, with a few days' practice might have played 
the M.C.C. at its best. The school batted first, scoring 110. Cobban, 
who was stumped by Vic Diver for 50, and Thiel with 11, were the only 
fouble figures. 

Milton Wilson and Don McLelland opened well for the Old Boys, 
giving us 33 for the first wicket. W hile there were no high scores in the 
total of 77 there was not a single "goose egg." The scores (exclusive of 
extras) were as follows: M. L \\ ilson 6, Don McLelland 15, Max Clark- 
son 2, Gord. Christie 3, Vic. Diver 7, Dave Dickie 4, Burley Edwards 8, 
Dustv Broome 2, Martin Kent 8, Paul Mosely 1, Bruce Butler 4 (not out). 

Paul Mosely, who is a Flying Officer at The Eglinton Training School, 
was paying his first visit to the old School since he left in 1917, and this 
was his first game of cricket since that time. 

Luncheon and tea were served at the School, but as the 24th was on 
a Saturday the gathering was a small one. Week-end leave is still a 
strong temptation, even for Old Boys. 
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The Old Boys' Association has suffered the loss of three most loyal 
and valued members through the passing of Andrew Ralph Armstrong 
(1931-37), James WhiteBicknell (1902-12), both of Toronto, and Harris 
McFaydcn (1900) of Winnipeg. The Review extends sincere sympathy 
to their families. 

Andrew, George and Bob Armstrong all attended the School and have 
taken a most active interest as Old Boys ever since. Andrew was a member 
of the First Cricket Team for three years and has played in several of the 
Old Boys' Games. He was also a Life Member of the Old Boys' Asso- 
ciation. He died on May the 18th, 1941, after many weeks of illness. 

"Jimmie" Bicknell will be affectionately remembered by a great host 
of Old Boys and his genial personality will be missed whenever Old 
Andreans foregather. He took a very active part in all departments of 
School life during his years at St. Andrew's ; starring on the Rugby and 
Hockey Teams and being a Prefect and Captain of the Cadet Corps in his 
last two years. He later became a Life Member of the Old Boys' Asso- 
ciation. After leaving the School, Bicknell studied Law, and up to the time 
of his last illness was practising in Toronto. He passed away on January 
27th, 1941. 

Harris McFayden entered St. Andrew's College from Caledon, Ontario, 
in September. 1900, going from St. Andrew's to the Ontario Agricultural 
College at Guelph where he graduated in 1905. In that year he migrated 
to Western Canada and became Seed Commissioner for Saskatchewan. He 
later established the McFayden Seed Company in Winnipeg, a Company 
known from Coast to Coast for its outstanding contribution to the improve- 
ment of Canada's Seed Grains. 

Mr. McFayden had been a member of the Council of the St. Andrew's 
College Old Boys' Association for the past two years. He died on May 
the 6th, 1941. 

The Review has learned with regret of the death on August the 29th. 
1940, of Captain Robert Chester Mitchell (1909-11). Captain Mitchell 
attended the University of Saskatchewan on leaving St. Andrew's and at 
the time of his death was Liason Officer for the Department of National 
Defence. 

Henry Whitney Wise (1922-26) died at St. Catharines, Ontario, on 
December the 29th, 1940. The Review extends to his sister, Mrs. C. A. 
Edwards of Toronto, sincere sympathy. 

The Review and the Old Boys' Association extend to Leslie Evans 
(1919-25) sincere sympathy in the loss of his brother, Gordon, who died 
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The School extends sincere sympathy to Lieutenants A. W. and E. 
G. Dunbar in the death of their father, Mr. Arthur Dunbar. 

The Review expresses sincere sympathy to Mr. and Mrs. Donald C. 
Wilson on the untimely death of their infant son, Ian McCoUum, on June 
23rd, 1941. 

Michael Jacques de Sherbinin (S.A.C. 1911-12), one of the three de 
Sherbinin brothers whom many of us remember, passed away suddenly at 
his home in Mount Vernon, N.Y., on January 15th, 1941. The sympathy 
of his friends is extended by the Review to Mrs. de Sherbinin and her 
family. 

Arthur R. Brown (1901-1902) died suddenly at his residence, 83 Adas 
Avenue. Toronto, on June 8th, 1941. Old Boys of the Chestnut Park 
days will be particularly sorry to learn of the passing of an old classmate. 

Thomas Alexander Russell, a truly great Canadian, and member of the 

Board of Governors of St. Andrew's 
College, died on December the 29th. 
1940. at his home in Toronto after a 
short illness. 

After making a brilliant record at 
the University of Toronto, and after 
an even more brilliant and successful 
career in business and public life. 
T. A. Russell became \'ice-President 
of Toronto University and received in 
1930 the degree of Doctor of Laws. 

In paying tribute to his memory. 
President H. J. Cody said of Dr. 
Russell "He was a loyal friend and a 
noble man. He never spared himself ; 
he never refused to carry one more 
burden. He never would say to him- 
self 'What is there in it for me?' but 
rather 'What is there in me for it?' " 

The truth of this tribute can be 
attested to by all who were associated 
with Dr. Russell on the Board of St. 
Andrew's College. The School will 
ever be grateful for the service which 
he rendered as a Governor and friend. 




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Births 

Frasek — On November 30th, 1940. to Mr. and Mrs. Alan R. Fraser, a 
(laughter (Anne Elizabeth). 

Cook — On December 11th, 1940, to Mr. and Mrs. Arnold E. Cook, a 
daughter. 

Smith — On January 8th, 1941, to Mr. and Mrs. Anthony L. Smith, a 
daughter. 

Russell — On January 23rd, 1941, to Mr. and Mrs. T. B. Russell, a 
son. 

Armstrong — On January 26th, 1941, to Capt. and Mrs. Robert W. 
Armstrong, a son. 

McMuRTRY— On January 31st, 1941, to Mr. and Mrs. W. G. W. 
McMurtry, a son. 

Ely — On February 7th, 1941. to Mr. and Mrs. R. Mark Ely, a 
daughter (still-born). 

Detweiler — On January 23rd. 1941, to Mr. and Mrs. John A. 
Detweiler, a son (Robert Allan). 

White — On February 16th, 1941, to Mr. and Mrs. H. F. White, a son. 

Williams — On February 13th, 1941, to Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Williams, 
a son (Joseph Carl III). 

Sinclair — On February 19th, 1941, to Mr. and Mrs. Peter A. Sinclair, 
a daughter. 

Hoops — On February 21st, 1941, to Mr. and Mrs. H. L. FIoops, a son 
(Robert Lyle). 

Smart — On March 5th, 1941. to Mr. and Mrs. E. W. Smart, a son. 

McMurtry — On March 6th, 1941, to Mr. and Mrs. Roy R. Mc- 
Murtry, a son. 

Huff— On March 11th. 1941, to Mr. and Mrs. Harold F. Huflf, a 
daughter. 

DuNLAP — On March 30th, 1941, to Mr. and Mrs. David Moffat 
Dunlap. a son. 

Murphy — On April 1st, 1941, to Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Murphy of 
Haileybury, a daughter. 

Evans — On April 7th. 1941. to Mr. and Mrs. L. S. Evans, a daughter. 

Stewart-Patterson — On April 30th. 1941, to Mr. and Mrs. Alan 
Stewart-Patterson, a son (still-born). 

Bo\T) — On May 14th. 1941, to Mr. and Mrs. Norman S. Boyd, a 
daughter. 

Wilson — On June 2nd, 1941. to Mr. and Mrs. Donald C. Wilson, a 
son (Ian McCollum). 

Ruddy— On June 23rd, 1941, to Mr. and Mrs. R. S. Ruddv, a son. 



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Marriages 

Hood-Campbell — On December 26th, 1940, Donald Macintosh Hood 
married to Miss Dawn Campbell of Brampton. 

Patterson-Lamb — On December 21st, 1940, John Edgar Patterson 
married to Miss Helen Lamb of North Bay. 

Burrows-Mackenzie — On January 15th, 1941, Lieut. Freeman E. 
Burrows married to Miss Ruth Mackenzie in Victoria, B.C. 

Mussen-Schaefer — On January 25th, 1941, Sergeant Horace 
Nickolas Mussen married to Miss x\udrey Schaefer. 

Hindmarsh-Ferguson — On February 8th, 1941, John C. Hindmarsh 
married to Miss Marian Ferguson of Portsmouth, Ohio. 

Sinclair-Hall — On February 15th, 1941, William Willard Sinclair 
married to Miss Agnes Clare Hall of Halifax, N.S. 

Qua-Lambert — On February 17th. 1941, William A. Qua married 
to Miss Ruth Lambert Brown of Islington, Ontario. 



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Hees-Boeckh — On April 19th, 1941, William MacLeod Hces married 
to Miss A. Aileen Boeckh of Toronto. 

Armstrong-Burkart — On April 26th, 1941, Thomas George Arm- 
strong married to Miss Mary Louise Burkart. 

Grange-McCullougii — On April 4th, 1941, John H. Grange married 
to Miss Margart McCullough of Napanee. 

Wadds-McCauley — On May 5th, 1941, William Benjamin Wadds 
married to Miss Elizabeth Josephine McCauIey. 

McLean-Allax — On May 17th, 1941, Robert George McLean 
married to Miss Margaret Alison Allan. 

Howe-Reynolds — On May 31st, 1941, Peter James Howe married to 
Miss Winnifred Jean Reynolds. 

Rowan-Ellsworth — On June 14th. 1941, Donald Hamilton Rowan 
married to Miss Marion Ellsworth in the St. Andrew's College Chapel. 

Kilgour-Gibson — On June 21st, 1941, Robert Cecil Kilgour, Jr., 
married to Miss Clara May Gibson. 

Albertson-Jackson — On June 24th. 1941. David B. Albertson mar- 
ried Miss Elizabeth Katharine Jackson of Niagara Falls. Ont. 



The Old Boys* Dinner 



The many Old Boys who attended the Dinner on April 5th at the Col- 
lege realized the hopes which last year had been deferred, for G. Herbert 
Lash, Director of Public Information for Canada, left his li^^tcning post in 
Ottawa for a few hours to join his old schoolmates and tell them of his 
work. 

One of the most striking things about the gathering was the large 
proportion of representatives from the latest and earliest classes of the 
School. 

Among the "Old Chestnuts" (the reference is to the location of the 
first school building, without any reflection upon its products) were Gilbert 
Lightbourne, now a Chaplain to His Majesty's Air Force of Canada. Norie 
Kerman, Gren. Rolph, Dr. Staunton Wishart. Christie Clark. Bill. Norman 
and George McPherson, Dr. A. R. Riddell. G. O. Fleming. Bill Hanna. 
Russell Grant, N. O. Wheeler, and our new President Gibbs Blackstock. 
Indeed we suspect Gibbs of having exerted "undue influence" in enticing 
his old classmates to foresake the calm seclusion of the Armchair Club for 
the jovial atmosphere of a School Reunion. 

The younger generation was also well represented by H. K. Hamilton, 



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Jr., Ruliff Grass. Piper Gord Christie, Martie Kent, Vaughan Williams, 
and a dozen others. 

The time honoured rites were renewed and seemed to lose none of their 
zest by the repetition. The genial foregathering and Reception in the 
Headmaster's House. The Parade to the Dining Hall. The Piping and 
Address to the Haggis. A most notable repast, provided by the School, 
and fittingly accompanied. And then — the Toasts and Speeches — not too 
many and not too long, and right to the point. 

Ed. Whitaker was Master of Ceremonies, and his apt introductions 
gave each speaker a flying start and a fast track. 

In his Toast to the School. Bob Grass, Vice-Chairman of the Board of 
Governors, recalled the magnificent record of the School in the last war 
and assured us that the spirit which inspired that record was still as strong 
as ever in the face of the present emergency. 

Responding to this Toast, the Headmaster summed up the School year 
as one of continued achievement. The enrolment is the highest in ten 
years, and an earnestness of purpose pervades every aspect of the School 
life. A gratifying proportion of those in attendance are sons of Old Boys, 
but the future success of the School will depend to a large extent upon the 
ever increasing support of the Old Boys in this regard. 

Dr. Macdonald proposed the Toast to Old Boys on Active Service, 
citing the numbers now in the Forces and recalling many instances of 
individual valour both in this war and the last. 

As Chairman of the Board. Dr. Macdonald urged upon us the critical 
need of the School for our continued and increasing assistance in pro- 
moting public good-will and an appreciation of the important role which 
Boarding Schools are playing in the development of a loyal British Canada. 

Norman MacLeod, Parliamentary Correspondent in the House of 
Commons, introduced our Guest Speaker. In a humorous and engaging 
manner he sketched the vicissitudes of his journalistic career. He pictured 
The Director of Public Information as being between the upper and the 
nether millstone, accused of extravagance and political propaganda when 
he adopts a vigorous and active policy, and if he proceeds more modestly 
he is immediately met with charges of holding a sinecure and of failing to 
earn his salary. As liaison officer between the Government on one side and 
the Press and Public on the other the Director of Public Information cer- 
tainly holds no sinecure. 

Herbert Lash outlined, in his speech, the ramifications of his Depart- 
ment into all branches of Public Relations both national and international, 
Elementary and Adult Education. Motion Pictures, Radio, Travel, Press 
Releases, Advertising and Publicity of all kinds. 



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The budget of the Department of PubHc Information runs into many 
thousands of dollars annually and while it undoubtedly pays rich dividends 
in national solidarity, public enlightenment and a more intelligent democ- 
racy, these are intangible things which do not ap])ear on the credit side of 
the Public Accounts when the Budget is balanced. 

The obvious injustice of the charges levelled from time to time by press 
and politician against the Director of Public Information made us all realize 
the dangers of ill-founded and uninformed criticism in Public Affairs. 




As the culmination of the evening Gibbs Blackstock was duly installed 
as President and Chairman to succeed Ed. Whitaker, and in a short but 
stirring speech he served notice that next year's Dinner would set a new 
record for interest and attendance and warned us that anyone who missed 
it would indeed be disappointed. 

To the Headmaster and Mrs. Ketchum we again give thanks for their 
gracious hospitality, to Miss Robertson and her staff for a delightful 
dinner, to Miss Brookes for the unseen part which she always plays in 
addressing and mailing the hundreds of notices which rally us each year to 
these reunions, and to Wally "Mac" of The Ez'Oiiitg Telegram for the 
merry sketch of our Guest Speaker. 



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Annual Meeting 

Minutes of the Annual Aleeting of the St. Andrew's College Old Boys' 
Association, held in the Library, St. Andrew's College, on Saturday, April 
the 5th, 1941, at 6.30 p.m. 

The President, G. E. ^\'hitaker, presided and the Secretary, Gordon 
Hewitt, acted as Secretary of the meeting. 
About forty Old Boys were present. 

The following resolution was moved by C. C. INIacdonald, seconded 
by J. C. \\'illiams and unanimously carried. 

'•Inasmuch as the Minutes of the last Annual :\Ieeting have been 
published in the Old Boys' Supplement to the Midsummer Review 
for 1940, and widely distributed among our members, be it resolved 
that the minutes be adopted without further reading." 

Business arising out of the Minutes 

The President pointed out that the Constitution which was adopted at 
the last Annual ^Meeting had been published in the Old Boys' Section of 
the Review for Midsummer, 1940, and that an Old Boys' Supplement, 
comprising that section of the Review had been reprinted for widespread 
distribution among the Old Boys throughout the world ; such publication 
and distribution forming a substantial item of expense to the Association, 
as indicated in the Treasurer's report appended to these minutes. 

The following resolution was moved by C. H. Boothe, seconded by 
Timothy C. Eaton, and unanimously carried : 

"Be it resolved that the publication of the Old Boys' Supplement 

of the College Review for 1940 and its distribution among the Old 

Boys be approved." 

The Secretary reported that in accordance with the terms of the new 

constitution and pursuant to due notice to members of Council and of the 

Executive Committee, the Executive Committee, at a meeting held on 

March the 12th, 1941, had appointed to the Council for a term of three 

years the following members, to take the place of those retiring, and to 

bring the total number up to 21 members : 

Christie T. Clark, Toronto; Roy H. M. Lowndes, Toronto; G. Irving 
Detweiler, Rochester, X.Y. ; R. M. BaU'our, Regina, Sask. ; C. H. Boothe, 
Hamilton, Ont. ; Drummond Birks, Montreal, P.Q. ; Stuart B. Wood, Lima, 
Peru, S.A. 
The Secretary further reported that the following officers for the ensuing 
year had been elected at the said meeting : 

Hon. President, Dr. D. Bruce Macdonald ; Hon. \'ice-President, K. G. B. 
Ketchum; President, Gibbs Blackstock (1899-06); Vice-Presidents, J. W. 
Taylor (1909-17), Toronto; N. M. MacLeod (1913-17), Ottawa; Ex-officio 
Members of Council: Secretary, Gordon Hewitt (1911-19). St. Andrew's 



St. Andrew's College Review 139 

College; Treasurer, W. A. (Jack) Beer (1916-24), St. Andrew's College. 
Councillors: G. E. Whitaker (1908-16), Brockville, Ont., Immediate Past 
President. Toronto Members: W. L. Lovering (1921-27) ; Christie T. Claj^k 
(1902-10) ; Peter C. Rea (1925-35) ; Roy H. M. Lowndes (1906-12) ; Martin 
G. Kent (1933-38). Out-of-Town Members: Edward P. Broome (1923-26), 
Brockville, Ont.; Jack C. Preston (1927-30), Brantford, Ont.; Robert E. 
Waller (1922-32), Ottawa, Ont.; C. H. Boothe (1907-11), Hamilton, Ont.; 
Donald F. Cantley (1911-16), New Glasgow, N.S.; G. Drummond Birks 
(1933-36), Montreal, P.Q. ; Harris McFayden (1900), Winnipeg, Man.; 
R. M. Balfour (1912-15), Rcgina, Sask. ; Austin Taylor (1902-07), Van- 
couver, B.C.; W. D. Lightbourn (1926-28), Bermuda; G. Irving Detweiler 
(1926-28), Rochester, N.Y.; Stuart B. Wood (1918-25), Lima, Peru, S.A. 

The following resolution was moved by Scott Montgomery, seconded 
by C. H. Boothe, and unanimously carried : 

"Whereas in accordance with the terms of the Constitution the 
Council of the Association through its Executive Committee has 
elected a Council for the year 1941-42, and sent out notices of such 
an election to the members of the Association, be it resolved that this 
meeting approve and confirm the appointment of the said Council." 

The President reported to the meeting that the Ladies' Guild, the Old 
Boys' Association, and the Present School were contributing to a fund 
for the supplying of cigarettes and other comforts to Old Boys overseas. 
That boxes had been sent out on several occasions to all such Old Boys 
and had been most gratefully acknowledged. 

It was moved by W. B. Hanna, seconded by Roy Lowndes, and unan- 
imously resolved that the Association contribute the sum of $50.00 to the 
St. Andrew's War Fund for the aforesaid purposes. 

The Treasurer read to the meeting a summary of his Annual Financial 
Report together with the certificate of Tom Roden, Auditor. 

On motion of W. A. Beer, Treasurer, seconded by H. K. Hamilton, 
Jr., the following resolution was unanimously passed: 

"Be it resolved that the Treasurer's report for the year 1940-4L 
as audited by Tom Roden of the firm of Peat, Marwick. Mitchell & 
Co. (Chartered Accountants), be adopted and that the expenditures 
therein reported be approved. 

And be it further resolved that the thanks of this meetmg be 

expressed to Tom Roden, for his courtesy in conducting the audit." 

On the motion of J. C. Hope, seconded by P. D. McAvity. it was 

resolved that the banking resolution in the form submitted by the 

Treasurer and approved by the Bank, be passed and forwarded to the 

Association's Banker. 

On motion, duly seconded, it was resolved that an Old Boys' Golf 
Tournamenf be arranged at a date and place to be arranged and that the 
following Committee be appointed to make the necessary arrangements as 



^"^^ ^^- Andrew's College Review 

It'^tt^^'^- ^-- G-'o„. H. K. Hamilton, Sr 

-ru o • ■ ^^^^enz.e. and the Secretary 

i ne f^resident announced that there wn,iW k ' 
Head„,as,e.s House .„™ed,a.e,. ilZ^^^^ "'''''-" '" '- 

ihe meeting then adjourned. 

Gordon \\; Hewitt, 

Secretary. 

Statement of Receipts and Disbursements 
For the year ending March 27, 1940 

R,„i r, , Particulars 

tSank Balance as at March 31, 1939 Amount 

RECEIPTS: $178.75 

Membership Fees: 

For previous year $338.00 

4.00 

Less: Received in previous year ^^^9 M 

Life Membership Fees-3 Members ^^^f^ 

ifi^rJi' ^'■°'" ^'^^ Membership Fund ^368.00 

Miscellaneous ^ 12.83 

1.00 

381.83 

DISBURSEMENTS: $560.58 

E.xpenses of 1939 Annua! Dinner », -o 

Deduct: Paid in previous yZ ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ^^^8. 88 

Less: Subscriptions from Old Bo^•s ^^^f^ 

Contribution to St. Andrew's College Ladip«' ^TTT" ^6.00 

^ar Fund.. '^uiiege Ladies Guild for 

Payment to School on the ' 'Review" A.. 50 . 00 

Flowers and Gifts Account 7 qq 

Rental of Arena for hockey practice 5.00 

Secretary's account . ' P-^actice ^^ ^ 

M- u^^ 16.96 

Miscellaneous 1 60 

24.94 

Payment to School for Life Membership Fund ^^^ 

Bank Balance as at March 27, 1940. — 292 38 

268.20 

$560.58 
T~ , THOMAS RODEN 

ioronto, March 30, 1940. Auditor. 



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Statement of Life Membership Fund 
Held by The School hi Trust 

Particulars Amount 

Balance as at March 31, 1939 $275.00 

Add: 

Life Membership Fees received from the General Fund of 

the Association $100.00 

Interest earned 12 . 83 

112.83 

$387.83 

Deduct: 

Interest transferred to the General Fund of the Association 12.83 

Balance as at March 27, 1940 $375 . 00 

THOMAS RODEN, 

Auditor. 
Toronto, March 30, 1940. 

Editor's Note— This fund has since risen to $500.00. and further Life Membership 
Subscriptions are earnestly requested. 



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Boys in Attendance at St Andrew's College 
1940-1941 

Michael T. Adamson c, o Apex (Trinidad) Oilfields Ltd., Siparia P.O., 

Trinidad, B.W.I. 

John E. Aguayo Chiapas 105, Mexico, D.F. 

Edward M. Ballon 1471 Crescent St., Montreal, P.Q. 

Jonathan D. Ballon 1471 Crescent St., Montreal, P.Q. 

William A. Beverly 12 Conrad Ave., Toronto, Ont. 

Gordon J. Blackstock 52 Warren Rd., Toronto, Ont. 

Holden Blackwell 546 W. 23rd St., Jacksonville, Florida 

C. Douglas Boothe 147 Aberdeen Ave., Hamilton, Ont. 

James P. Booth "Kuling," Kingsway Cres., Toronto 

George M. Brickenden "Dorindale," R.R. No. 2, London, Ont. 

Beverly G. Burns c/o The International Petroleum Co., Talara, 

Peru, S.A. 

*W. Bruce Butler 58 Lytton Blvd., Toronto 

William R. P. Bourne Lower Uplands, Warwick E., Bermuda 

John W. Calhoun Aurora, Ont. 

Donald G. Cameron 39 Pine St., Welland, Ont. 

Keith G. Cameron 39 Pine St., Welland, Ont. 

G. A. Robert Campbell 117 Roehampton Ave., Toronto 

John R. Chipman 409 Glenayr Road, Toronto 

William M. E. Clarkson "Primrose Hill," R.R. No. 2, Maple, Ont. 

William A. Cobban 89 Farnham Ave., Toronto 

Horace Jay Cody Aurora, Ont. 

Ian Lash Colquhoun 99 Farnham Ave., Toronto 

Thomas C. Cossitt 17 Granite St., Brockville, Ont. 

C. Graham Cotter Golden Spring, Lime Hall, Jamaica, B.W.I. 

Edward H. Crawford 126 Warren Road, Toronto 

Christopher Crombie Box 119, Grimsby Beach, Ont. 

James E. Davis 12 Hilltop Road, Toronto 

Harry Davis Aurora, Ont. 

John Davis Aurora, Ont. 

William H. Diver 34 Rose Park Drive, Toronto 

George G. Dingman R.R. No. 5, Aylmer, Ont. 

Charles W. Eddis 121 Imperial St., Toronto 

William J. Elder St. Ann's, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad, B.W.I. 

Albert E. Ericson ; ... .58 Alvin Ave., Toronto 

Donald S. Fletcher 40 West 55th St., New York City, N.Y. 

Peter S. Fletcher 40 West 55th St., New York City, N.Y. 

Angus J. S. Fletcher 40 West 00th St., New York City, N.Y. 

J. Douglas Eraser 322 Glen Manor Drive, Toronto 

Donald A. S. Fraser 167 Downie St., Stratford, Ont. 

Edgar P. Gardner 483 Elizabeth St., Sudbury, Ont. 

John A. Garratt 130 Farnham Ave., Toronto 

Philip C. Garratt 130 Farnham Ave., Toronto 

Alexander G. Geils 798 Mercure Blvd., Drummondville, P.Q. 

James R. Good "Goodholme," London, Ont. 



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BOYS AT ST. ANDREW'S COLLEGE— Continued 

*Charles A. Gill 176 King St. E., Brockville, Ont. 

William B. Gourlay 40 Lyon Ave., Guelph, Ont. 

Ralph L. Graham 6 Bellevue Apartments, Belleville, Ont. 

W. Guthrie Grant Gravenhurst, Ont. 

Eraser S. Grant 9 Highland Ave., Toronto 

F. Murray Hall <■. No. 11, The Kingsway, Toronto 

H. Donald Hamilton Aurora, Ont. 

H. Heath Hamilton Aurora, Ont. 

C. Herman Heintzman Thornhill, Ont. 

*John D. Heintzman Thornhill, Ont. 

Arthur Hewitt St. Andrew,'s College, Aurora, Ont. 

Louis C. Heit 19 Kingsway Crescent, Toronto 

Hugh S. Hendrie Burlington, Ont. 

William H. Hendrie Burlington, Ont. 

James F. Hepburn 183 Lyndhurst Ave., Toronto 

Colin A. Hirsch Morant Bay, Jamaica, B.W.L 

Fred H. Hopkins 77 Glencairn Ave., Toronto 

Darragh C. Hunter 233 Rosemount Ave., Weston, Ont. 

Alfred M. Hurter 5590 Campden Place, Montreal, P.Q. 

William M. Hueston 375 Christina St., Sarnia, Ont. 

Edward M. Hueston 375 Christina St., Sarnia, Ont. 

*Herbert A. W. Ingraham 176 Hughson St., Hamilton, Ont. 



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BOYS AT SI'. ANURP:W'S COhLEGF.—Conlinued 

VV. D. Mark Ini;rani 811 Talbot St., London, Ont. (Home) Honeybrae, 

Nine Mile Burn, Tenicuik, Midlothian, Scotland 

Julian L. Jarvis Blackpool, Lancashire, Enjj. 

Kenneth M. Johnston 47 Oriole Parkway, 'loronto 

Ross S. Jolliffe 12 Rosemary Lane, Toronto 

Ronald K. Jones Talara, Peru, S.A. 

John VV. Kennedy (57 Hudson Drive, Toronto 

Robert H. A. Kerr 310 Oriole Parkway, Toronto 

R. Govan Kilgour 312 Russell Hill Rd., Toronto 

John E. Kilmer 137 Lonsdale Rd., Toronto 

John Knox Arntfield, P.Q. 

R. David Knox Arntfield, P.Q. 

W. Mack Lang Sundridge, Ont. 

W. Brian Lappin 47 Baby Park Cres., Toronto 

Peter Lazenby Como, P.Q. 

William F. Leishman 450 Laurier Ave., Ottawa, Ont. 

W. Peter Lewis 210 King St. E., Brockville, Ont. 

John M. Lowndes 130 Douglas Drive, Toronto 

R. McLeod Lightbourn Paget West, Bermuda 

Joseph J. MacBrien 72 Ardwold Gate, Toronto 

Charles F. MacMillan Hillsburg, Ont. 

Donald S. McGibbon 27 McGiU St., Hawkesbury, Ont. 



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How are leaders to be provided unless we train them ? Where shall they 
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BOYS AT ST. ANDREW'S COhhEG^— Continued 

William A. McKenzie 238 N. College Ave., Sarnia, Ont. 

Frederick A. McKenzie 120 Roehampton Ave., Toronto 

James B. McLeod 40 Glen Rd., Toronto 

William M. McPherson 9 Walmer Rd., Toronto 

James A. McVean Wailaceburg, Ont. 

Selvvyn A. Marks ^ 24 Mill St., Richmond Hill, Ont. 

John T. Marsden 318 Lawrence Ave., Toronto 

Charles E. Medland 276 Riverside Drive, Toronto 

A. Kemp Meredith 47 Binscarth Road, Toronto 

Bernard M. Milligan Box 276, Oakville, Ont. 

William M. Minthorn 56 Hemlock St., Timmins, Ont. 

Kenneth W. Morris Box 505, Lakefield, Ont. 

*Robert W. Morrison. . Churchill, Ont. 

Anthony F. Moss 1 Park Ave., New York City, N.Y. 

Hugh O. Mulkey 94 Touraine Rd., Grosse Pointe, Mich. 

Alfred Mulock Green Lane Farm, Thornhill, Ont. 

James Y. Murdoch 30 South Drive, Toronto 

Ian S. Murray Old Yonge St., Aurora, Ont. 

John C. F. Nettleton Simcoe St., Penetanguishene, Ont. 

Robert W. Nicholls 64 Old Forest Hill Rd., Toronto 

Coleman L. Nicholson 41 Academy St., Skaneateles, N.Y. 

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BOYS AT ST. ANDREW'S COLLEGE— Co«/iw«c(/ 

G. Allan O'Brien 15 Montclair Ave, Toronto 

James V. O'Brien 100 Oriole Parkway, Toronto 

R. W. Thornton Opie 1159 Beach Ave., Victoria, B.C. 

R. Martin Opie 1 159 Beach Ave., Victoria, B.C. 

John H. Park 207 Piper Blvd., Detroit, Mich. 

Keith C. Pilley 38 Main St., North Bay, Ont. 

Claude B. Pollock Keswick, Ont. 

Edwin R. Pooler 29 Donwoods Rd., Toronto 

R. Bruce Ramsey 149C Mountain St., Montreal, P.Q. 

Gary L. Rapmiind 2 Clarendon Ave., Toronto 

John C. Robertson 5 Allen St., Hawkesbury, Ont. 

Campbell F. Robinson 18 Doncliffe Drive, Toronto 

Robert D. Robson 26 F"o.\bar Rd., Toronto 

Stuart M. Roscoe Noranda, P.Q. 

A. Scott Rutter 29 Castle Frank Rd., Toronto 

Donald A. Sabiston 205 Glengrove Ave., Toronto 

Harry B. Sands Sandsholme, Nassau, Bahamas 

H. Martym Seaton 141 Inglewood Dr., Toronto 

Geoffrey R. M. Sewell Forthill, Chester, Conn., U.S.A. 

Charles W. Shaw Omemee, Ont. 

W. Brackley Shaw Omemee, Ont. 

Hugh B. Shepard 3714 Rexmere Rd., Baltimore, Maryland 



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BOYS AT ST. ANDREW'S COLLEGE— Continued 

David B. Silliman 53 Kensington Ave., Kingston, Ont. 

C. Ellwood Spence 400 S. Vickers St., Fort William, Ont. 

R. Bredin Stapells 27 Old Yonge St., Toronto 

H. Albert Stevenson 17 Macdonald Ave., Guelph, Ont. 

George H. C. Stobie 28 Campbell St., Belleville, Ont. 

David R. P. Sumner Box 505, Nassau, Bahamas 

C. Crombie Tanner Richmond, P.Q. 

Joseph W. Taylor 9 MacLennan Ave., Toronto 

Arnold R. Thiele 22 Duke St., Waterloo, Ont. 

Nigel Lee Thornton Brockhall, Northampton, Eng. 

James Kemyel Temby Box J., Guayaquil, Ecuador, S.A. 

Adam E. Vrooman 22 Cambridge St. N., Lindsay, Ont. 

Hugh E. Walker 151 Westminster Ave., Toronto 

W. W. Weldon 45 Elm Ave., Toronto 

Anthony E. Weldon 45 Elm Ave., Toronto 

James B. White 246 Dunvegan Rd., Toronto 

Robert V. Worling L Portland Ave., Toronto. (Home— Agra, India) 

Douglas G. Worling \ 

John B. Wynne 9 Lytton Blvd., Toronto 

*Hubert G. Yeomans Camden East, Ont. 

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actor played the King as thought he was afraid someone else would play 
the Ace." 




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Worling I — "My father's a banker." 
Worling II — "Mine is too," 

* * * 

Mr. Macrae (to Marsden) — "Where's Ingram?" 
Ingram (from under bed) — "I'm in the bathroom, sir." 

* * * 

Mr. Millward (in an Enghsh Literature class, reachng from Mathew 
Arnold's Requiescat) : 

" 'Strew on her roses, roses, 
And never a sprig of yew." 

"Can you tell me, Jolliffe, why the poet considered roses morp suitable 
than yew as a floral tribute?" 

Jolliffe (after deep thought) — "Well, Sir, she was the kind of woman 
that would not have cared for yew." 

(The literature period ended abruptly without waiting fo* the l^ell.) 

* * * 

Factory Manager (finding an office boy hiding behind some barrels). 

"I'm Ducken, the new manager." 

Office Boy — "So am I, there's room for both of us to hide here." 



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Mr. Milhvard ( 10.0 p.m.) — "What are you doing out on that balcony?" 
Kennedy (returning through the Dormitory window) — "1 was out for 
air, Sir." 

Mr. Millward — "Come down to my office and I'll fan you." 

* * * 

Mr. Sweeny — "It certainly is tough to pay 85 cents for a steak at Dan's." 
Mr. Laidlaw — "Yes, but if you pay 35 cents it's tougher." 

Mr. Tudball — "What is an average?" 

Robinson — "It is what Mr. Ouchterlony's hens lay an tgg a day on." 

* * * 

One would-be war correspondent in our midst concludes that — "On 
the hole, bombs can Ije very nasty things." 



ELMWOOD LODGE TEA ROOMS 

Over-night Guests 

Mrs. W. R. McQuade 
Phone n9J AURORA 




Class Mates 

This casually correct two- 
some, consisting of Glen plaid 
jacket and crease-resisting Eng- 
lish flannel slacks, is just to 
give you an idea of the dis- 
tinctive range of schc*:;! clothes 
available at Simpson's Oak 
Shop. You'll find everything 
you need at the Oak Shop, plus 
a friendly atmosphere of help- 
fulness that has made it head- 
quarters for hundreds of upper- 
school students who take an 
interest in clothes. Located in 
The Store for Young Fellows, 
Second Floor. 





SPORT TOGS 



with Youth Appeal 

This wool tweed jacket is one of a group including both imported 
and domestic makes, in bold or conservative patterns. Popular 3 
button, single-breasted models in brown, green, and blue, for sizes 
30 to 37 in the group. Prices range from, each, $15.00 to $25.00. 

The trousers are in the smart light shade of "Fox" wool flannels, 
sufficiently casual for any informal wear, yet acquiring a breeziness 
o-' style in company with a sport jacket. Sizes 27 to 3V/i" waist. 
The price is, pair, $5.95. 



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