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People I Know
Things I've done
this Book are:
sports I've Played
OUR PRESIVEHT , . .
CLYDE A. LYNCH
T~^R. LYNCH is a man apart for his
-'-^ scholarsiiip and iiis alDiiities as an
orator. He is not tiie introverted type of
scholar, however, for he possesses a
genial personality brimful of fun and wit.
His fame as a speaker is founded on his
fine choice of words and his inimitable
poise. As a learned psychologist, he
devotes much of his time to conditioning
his dog, "Foxy." His friendly attitude
and colorful conversaticns have made
him popular with the student body.
Anyone who has ever visited his home
will already know of his interesting and
educational hobby — record collecting.
Our deans . . .
MISS MARY E. GILLESPIE
Pea/? of Women
MISS GILLESPIE, supervisor of the
Conservatory of Music, is social dean
of women and hostess of North Hall. Under
her efficient supervision the Conservatory
has risen to a place second to none, for she
recently won an accreditation by the National
Association of Schools of Music for the music
department, a fact which Lebanon Valley
can note with pride. She is a familiar figure
at the various social functions throughout the
year where she presents a striking and grace-
ful appearance. Those who are intimately
acquainted with her find her a charming and
dignified hostess. The present rationing of
automotive supplies will affect her greatly,
for she has seldom missed a week-end in New
York during the opera season.
A. H. M. STONECIPHER
dean of Men
DR. STONECIPHER, dean of the College,
is also professor of Latin language and
literature. Tall of stature and gaunt in appear-
ance, he makes it a virtual necessity that we
look up to him. All who find occasion to solicit
his counsel find him a sympathetic listener
and of a placid nature. Dignified and quiet,
he still manages at times to display a most
delightful wit and a ready sense of humor.
Gardening and landscaping will occupy a
considerable amount of his time this spring
and summer, for he has recently acquired a
fresh interest — a beautiful new home.
Dr. L. G. Bailey A man of "distinct pronun-
ciation," and a proponent of the art of hypnotism.
Edward M. Balsbaugh Occupied with recup-
erating from his recent illness.
Joseph Battista Sojourns off campus on week-
ends, what with concertizing, and a new bride.
Dr. Andrew Bender Often works late at his
office — in the Ad Building.
Mrs. Ruth Engle Bender One of her chief
interests — discovering and developing talent in
Dr. Amos Black Paradox of a stereotyped
Dr. Robert R. Butterwick - - - Retired yet not
absent from the college scene.
P. Porter Campbell Reserves his subtle humor
for the opportune moment.
D. Clark Carmean "It's so peaceful in the
country" to this gentleman farmer.
Alexander Crawford Patriarch of the Con-
serv voice department.
faculty , , ,
Virginia Darnell "Hi-there" feeling towards
students . . . versatile reed artist.
Dr. Samuel H. Derickson - - - Conducts nature
tours for student naturalists.
W. Merl Freeland Joe College — faculty version.
Jerome W. Frock "Keeps the Dutchmen Flying."
Christian B. Gingrich Continually renewing
his subscription to the Reader's Digest.
Mrs. Mary C. Green Always a strong con-
tender for the title of "best-dressed" among the
Samuel O. Grimm He will substitute his duties
as registrar for a summer vacation.
Esther Henderson A sportswoman through and
through, with a special interest in hockey.
Marino Intrieri "Something new has been
added" since his advent to the Men's Dorm.
Dr. Lena L. Lietzau Following the trend of
the day in knitting for those in the service.
Dr. V. Earl Light Enjoys rural life profoundly
interested in his family.
Harold Malsh Fine musician — artistically in-
Frederic K. Millef
out" for defense.
One of those who are "all
Ella R. Mover Conserv students are eagerly
anticipating the resumption of her lively classes.
Helen E. Myers "Power behind the throne"
in the college library as well as the Annville
Dr. Jermain D. Porter Latest addition to the
college faculty . . . already has acquired a repu-
tation for scholarship.
Dr. G. a. Richie L. V. sports booster
vitally interested in the world situation.
Edw'ard p. Rutledge Everything must be strik-
ingly diflerent — even Daisy Maigh's name.
Dr. Hiram H. Shenk
"Have you ever met the
Dr. Paul O. Shettle Working industriously on
his soon-to-be-published biblical work.
faculty , , ,
Dr. Stella Johnson Stevenson Responsible for
introducing Spanish into the curriculum this year.
Dr. Clyde S. Stine He has established his inner
sanctum in Philo HalL
Dr. Milton L. Stokes
- - The cigars were on him
Dr. George G. Struble Source of encourage-
ment to campus stage hopefuls.
Myron Taylor Self-styled philosopher with a
receptive ear for anybody's tale of woe.
Dr. Paul A. W. Wallace His lyrical lectures
are spellbinding to his listeners.
Dr. William A. Wilt
to be desired.
His homilies leave nothing
Officers and Comtnittees of the Board of Trustees
President *J. R. Engle
Vice President E. N. Funkhouser
Secretary and Treasurer S. H. Derickson
Financial Secretary *J. R. Engle
C. A. Lynch, Chairman
*J. R. Engle S. C. Enck W. N. McFaul
J. H. Ness J. P. Gruver S. H. Derickson
*J. R. Engle, Chairman
C. A. Lynch, President S. H. Derickson, Treasurer
H. H. Baish, 1942 M. H. Bachman, 1943 J. E. Gibble, 1944
E. N. Funkhouser, 1942 G. C. Ludwig, 1943 F. B. Plummer, 1944
H. E. Schaeffer, Chairman I. S. Ernst J. E. Oliver
D. E. Young, Chairman
C. G. Stambach L. W. Yardley G. C. Ludwig
H. H. Baish, Chairman
G. C. Ludwig C. A. Lynch J. H. Ness
BUILDINGS AND GROUNDS COMMITTEE
John Hunsicker, Chairman C. A. Lynch J. P. Gruver
H. T. LuTz H. H. Shenk L. W. Yardley
LIBRARY AND APPARATUS COMMITTEE
W. A. Wilt, Chairman C. A. Lynch P. E. V. Shannon
J. E. Oliver P. A. W. Wallace
J. E. GiPPLE, Chairman C. A. Lynch S. H. Derickson
Albert Watson J. P. Gruver
P. A. W. Wallace, Chairman C. A. Lynch M. L. Stokes
D. E. Young Mrs. Louisa Yardley S. O. Grimm
*Died April 9, 1942.
dedication , . .
THERE are very few students on the campus of Lebanon
Valley College who have not, at some time or another,
become acquainted with Miss Gladys Pencil. Her duties as
Assistant Registrar necessitate contact with the student body,
especially at the semesters' end when one learns if those nights
spent in cramming were of any avail. The fact that she also
manages quite ably to play the role of chief Girl Friday to the
faculty members must not be overlooked. Consequently, m
appreciation of her myriad services so willingly and capably
performed, her friendly attitude towards the student, and her
wholehearted espousal of the cause of this institution, the
Junior Class respectfully dedicates the 1943 Quittapahilla to
a grand person, Gladys Pencil.
ALTHOUGH Miss Pencil be-
lieves that her office work
should be first and foremost in
her daily life, she still finds time
for a variety of outside interests.
She is a member of the Annville
chapter of the American Asso-
ciation of University Women,
besides belonging to other local
women's groups. Several hobbies
occupy much of her spare time.
Of special interest are her herb
garden and her scrapbook of
designs and floor plans of homes.
Currently, she is reviving an old
form of art work, accomplished
with paints and stencils, and has
already delivered a lecture on
the subject. Athletics is also an
important part of her recreational
program, for she often travels to
Hershey to swim and bowl.
GLADYS M. PENCIL
MISS MARGARET ALICE WOOD ^ ^^^
Dea/t of South Hall P^2
WE, THE FACULTY of Lebanon Valley College do hereby memorialize
and express our profound regret over the death of one of our most esteemed
colleagues. Miss Margaret Alice Wood was notable for her courageous honesty,
her unswerving devotion to principle, and her keen intellect. As dean in charge
of South Hall she inspired respect by her wise governance and affection by her
kindly heart. As a classroom teacher her vigorous intellect, combined with her
breadth of experience, made her an opponent of all sham and false sentimentality,
and gave her discussions of social problems a realism that was scientific in more
than the academic sense of the term. Her absence will be keenly felt by her students
and colleagues alike; and the memory of the courageous fight of her last years
will be an inspiration to all who knew her.
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Earl Light, Jr President James Brulatour
Fred Beshore Vice President Tony Ventresca
Alma Brandt Secretary Alma Brandt
Helen Bush Treasurer Earl Light, Jr.
Allen, Katherine Helen
Ayers, Etta Mae
Bartels, Patricia Marie
Blauch, Sarah Rosalie
Bomgardner, Betty Jane
Brandt, Alma Ruth
Brown, ^LARY Jane
Bush, Helen Jean
Campbell, Dorothy' Jean
Carper, Miriam Naomi
CoovER, Janet Rosaltha
CORBALIS, BeR.NICE LoUISE
Cox, Dorothy May
Day, Eris June
Fisher, Lizzette Prempert
Frantz, Marjorie Louise
Gernert, Marian Lucille
GoODEN, Elizabeth Anna
Heidgerd, Audrey Penelope
Hess, Elizabeth Ann
Hiester, Evelyn Catherine
HiGBY", June Irene
Hoffman, Doris Hope
HousER, Maeredith La Verne
Huss, Geraldine Rider
Jones, Miriam Lyter
Kent, Virginia Elizabeth
Kintzel, Thelma Annetta
Kiscadden, Norma Viola
Klick, Johann Louise
Kreider, Nancy' Bomberger
Leininger, Marion Elizabeth
Light, Martha Elva
Matter, Caroline Elizabeth
McGeehin, Sara Ellen
Miller, Mary Elizabeth
Moyer, Dorothy Elizabeth
Moyer, Elizabeth Ann
Porter, Sarah Skidmore
Raab, Yvonne Lorraine
Reinhold, Frances Rosalie
Rowe, Mary' Jane
Spangler, Grace Eleanor
Sterner, Doris Jean
Stonecipher, Virginia Irene
Ulmer, Marian Elenore
Waller, Jeanne Arlene
Werner, Marie Laona
Zeigler, Eleanor Virginia
Zimmerman, Esther Marie
frosfy Win Tug 'o War .
. . . But Cose on Gridiron
Albert, Richard Jay
AURENTZ, RuSSEL JoHN
Baker, David Homer, Jr.
Baker, Milton Werner
Beck, Robert Franklin
Beshore, Fred Strohm
Blessing, Alfred Leonard
Brulatour, James Stanton
Bucher, Eugene Smith
Burrell, Richard Alvin
Crimmel, Charles Herbert, Jr.
Delduco, a. Alfred
Donol'Gh, Robert John
Englehart, Edwin Francis
F.\KE, DwiGHT Clifford
Fenstermacher, Wayne Clifford
FiORELLo, Joseph Michael
Funchbaugh, James Edward
Geiman, Melvin, Jr.
Good, Robert Ray
Granger, Edward George
Harriger, Miles Duane
Heisey, Enos Burkholder
Herb, Bruce Elwood
Himmelberger, Harry J. P.
Horn, John Wesley
Horst, Elmer Hobert
HousEL, Lloyd JaxMes
Huff, George Lewis
Hughes, Melvin Harold
HuLTiN, Carl Edward
Kauffman, Gerald Donald
KiNTZER, Brian Herbert
Latz, David John
Light, John Henry
Light, Vernal Earl, Jr.
Lloyd, William John
Maley, Matthew Joseph
McConnell, Charles Albert
Miller, Ned Ellsworth
Pruyn, Jack Wayne
Racine, William John
Reinhold, Frank Lewis, Jr.
Rettew, Donald Detweiler
Robinson, Luther Eyler
Rumpf, William Edward
SCHAEFFER, JaCOB RoBERT
ScHNEE, Edgar Franklin
Schreiber, John Walter
Seyler, Oscar Winfield
Shaak, Dewey Lewis
Shelley, Charles Arthur
Smyser, Donald Edgar
Stine, Cawley Richard
Streepy, Robert Douglas
Summers, Harold Thomas
Terr, Arthur Leon
Ventresca, Anthony R.
Wallace, Anthony Francis
WiESSMAN, Jack David
Withers, Edward Donald
WoHLRAB, Harry Allen
Yoder, John Balthaser
Murder Will Out , . . Ice Capading . . .
, . . Schnitzelbank-ing , , . The Rains Came
Here and There . .
FIRST SEMESTER SECOND SEMESTER
Edward Stansfield President James Bachman
James Bachman Vice President Theodore Bachman
Marian M. Kreider .... Secretary Marilyn Trautman
Paul Fisher Treasurer Paul Fisher
Bernhard, Virginia Claire
Converse, Barbara Elizabeth
Ehrlich, Ethel Frances
FoLTz, Leah Susan
Fornoff, Hazel Jane
Garland, Jean Louise
Graybill, Ruth Janet
Grube, Mary Elizabeth
Harnish, Charlotte Eugenia
Haverstock, Ruth Emily
Kreider, Marian Mark
Kreiser, Elizabeth Amy
Landis, Dorothy Hope
Light, Dorothy Jean
Light, Elizabeth Jean
Light, Janet Naoma
Ling, Minnie Evelyn
Miller, Emma Catharine
Minnich, Betty Mae
MoYER, Mary Elizabeth
Sea vers, Garneta Louise
Shannon, Jo Marie
Stonecipher, Verna Pauline
Tippery, Miriam Winifred
Trautman, Marilyn Esther
Wagner, Esther May
Wilt, Martha Elizabeth
Yeakle, Mary Martha
YocuM, DeLene Winifred
Sophs Sponsor . . .
. . . Unique Hop
Adlestein, Max Pitt
Albert, J. Ross
Altman, Herbert Lee
Bachman, James Smith
Bachman, Theodore Brandt
Bashore, Sidney Milne
Beamesderfer, Samuel Hower
Bouder, Norman Martin, Jr.
Carbaugh, John Edward, Jr.
Chambers, John Delmar
Cohen, Gene Udelle
Derr, Carl Leinbach
DoRAzio, Nicholas Walter
Edwards, George Ervin
FiDLER, Kenneth Richard
Fisher, Paul Gottshall
Frantz, Charles Paul
Gerace, Anthony Joseph
Gerhart, Kenneth Raymond
Halkovich, Leo Jacob
Hall, John Wenrich
HoERNER, Richard James
HoLLiNGER, Clayton Elias, Jr.
Hummel, John Paul, Jr.
JiRAS, Edgar Joseph
Kern, Emil Robert
Light, David L., Jr.
McFadden, John Clovd, Jr.
Miller, Charles Robinson, Jr.
Miller, Harry Kreider
Mowrey, Wayne Lytle
MoYER, Kenneth Harold
Neidig, Howard Anthony
Newbaker, Charles Edward, Jr.
Nicholas, Blake Harold
Reed, Carroll Melvin
Rodgers, George Washington, Jr.
Schwalm, Glenn Palmer
Smith, Alton Matthew
Souders, Bruce Chester
Stansfield, Edward Eugene
Stein, Samuel Elmer
Stine, George Clayton, Jr.
Troup, Earl Albert
Unger, Franklin Hertzler
Wasilewski, Benedict Alexander
Wise, John Roy
WiTMEYER, Clyde Richard
Wolfe, Charles William
Zerbe, John Emanuel
i, I/. C, Blitzes
Quittie Goes to the V/ Junior Prom , . .
Big, bashful "Bamby" . . . lab
laborer ... a "Johnny on the
spot" . . . allergic to Jemmes . . .
amiable and well liked . . . handy
Alias, "The Owl" . . . master of
mimicry . . . chief occupation is
enjoying life . . . book-cracker
. . . patron of the arts . . . pipes
a mean "licorice stick" in the
band ... a "captain of the
Murdered — for a night . . . in-
terested in sports . . . Bus Ad
major . . . man of many moods
. . . ensign to be ... surveyor of
ANNA MAE BOESHORE
Jonestown Junior . . . air-minded
. . . interprets the classics through
the medium of the piano . . .
officer of the Conserv practice
rooms . . . inseparable from friend
Wood -carver . . . operatically
aspired . . . Annie Oakley with
a bow and arrow . . . carrot
cruncher . . . North Hall nurse
. . . efficiency plus . . . game
goalie ... a Woman Student
SHIRLEY CHAITT CARL
Dark damsel from Lebanon . . .
reasonably accurate facsimile of a
creation from Wop.ie . . . posses-
ses peculiar penmanship . . .
Psych student . . . member of
DORIS LORRAINE CARTER
Placid, patient and pleasant . . .
New Jerseyite . . . poker-faced
punster . . . Duke devotee . . .
bane of roommate Janie's house-
keeping . . . future lady M.D.
. . . pet word — diabolical.
Middietown Miss . . . Eclectic
enthusiast . . . comely contralto
in the Glee Club . . . favorite
poem — "Gunga Dean" . . . so-
phisticated and dignified . . .
mistress of the keyboard.
Friendly lad from Ephrata . . .
talented for music as well as
ministry . . . Life Work Recruit-
er .. . member of the Gospel
Quartet . . . intramural cage flash
of the Men's Dorm . . . budding
MARTHA LOUISE CRONE
One of Miss Myers' "tome-
tossers" . . . Latin Linguist . . .
"Cicero, Cicero, wherefore art
thou Cicero" . . . scholarly, se-
rious-minded, persevering, and a
JEAN LOUISE DAUGHERTY
Dark-eyed semrita . . . vivacious
. . . has a southern drawl . . .
unanimous choice for best-looking
girl on campus . . . interested in
a certain "Carr-acter" . . . would-
"Kitty" . . . good sport . . .
do-re-mi inclined . . . loves to
loaf . . . nonchalant . . . check-
ered s"-irts are an important part
of her wardrobe.
Violinist par excellence . . . has a
"FornofF" look in his eyes . . .
heckler to prospective music
teachers . . . Glee Qubber . . .
"symphonetist" . . . good-looking
. . . neat appearance.
Delightful, delicious, deiovely . . .
tail sophisticate . . . witty . . .
mistress of repartee . . . engag-
ing smile . . . teaches as well as
studies piano ... L. V. C. thes-
pian . . . meticulous in dress.
LOY ARNOLD EBERSOLE
Adroit flutist ... an admirer of
Lir Audrey . . . spaghetti addict
. . . Conserv Day Student Room
hasn't been the same since he
signed up with Uncle Sam.
WALTER KING EBERSOLE
"Beau Brummel" . . . fine ex-
ample of a well-dressed college
man . . . Men's Senator . . .
amateur playwright . . . jovial,
genial gentleman . . . specializes
on the clarinet . . . single heart
Handsome he-man . . . girl-shy
. . . gridiron tackier of no mean
ability . . . lured from scholastic
pursuits by defense job . . . his
most interesting course — English
BETTY MAE EMRICH
Conscientious commuter . . .
"fraulein" from Ono . . . ivory
tickler . . . simple and sincere
. . . typifies the quiet, depend-
able, refined girl.
Scientist and mathematician . . .
intelligent ... a professor's pride
and joy . . . theme song — "Any
Dues to-day?" . . . capable stage
hand . . . would like a course of
ten easy lessons in the art of
HERMAN ALVIN FRITSCHE
Bus Ad major from down New
"Joisey" way . . . good-looking
. . . witty wise-cracker . . . foils-
man on the fencing team . . .
gets around — in a Ford . . . Her-
shey Sports Arena's best Good
MARY JANE FORRY
Transfer from Hershey Junior
College . . . ardent conversation-
alist . . . magnetic personality
. . . splendid actress . . . conta-
gious smile . . . recently wed . . .
author of a daily issue entitled
"Life with Albert."
WALTER JOHN GEORGE
Ex-L. V. gridder . . . easy-going
. . . man about town . . . elderly
in appearance . . . conservative
dresser . . . suave mannered.
Trombone virtuoso . . . pleasant
and kind disposition . . . mentally
keen . . . plays swmg as pro-
ficiently as the classics ... in-
structor as well as student of
WILLIAM EDWIN GOLLAM
Ice cream scion . . . "Now when
I was at Penn State ..." ...
from dairy management to bus
ad . . . varsity basketeer . . .
JANE GINGRICH GRUBER
Attractive, talented, poised . . .
theme song — "Danny Boy" . . .
invaluable soprano in Glee Club
and college church choir . . .
bassoonist in the Girls' Band . . .
Mrs. Bender's girl Friday.
JOHN ELLIS HAMPTON
Fugitive from a dark room . . .
Tyrone Lab assistant of high
scholastic ability . . . conscien-
tious, dependable, cultured . . .
classical music fan . . . ready
sense of humor.
JOHN GARFIELD HEAGY
Hash-hoister . . . strong silent
type . . . off-campus crush . . .
snappy dresser . . . home town
boy . . . ex-French major turned
ROBERT ELMER HEILAND
Myerstown's pride and joy . . .
I. R. C. 'er ... a "Jim Dandy"
. . . romanticist . . . ambitious to
be a business man . . . fun-loving
JOHN BRENDLE HOCKER
Day Student Basketball League
luminary . . . quiet and unas-
suming . . . rides to school in a
smooth jalopy . . . bashful blusher
. . . "Hears no evil, sees no evil,
does no evil."
Delightful falsetto . . . his musi-
cal accompHshments — viohn, bas-
soon, bass horn . . . dotes on
"Dotie" . . . humorist ... as an
actor he makes a good chauffeur
. . . lately removed to Fort
MARY ELIZABETH JOHNS
Incurable heckler . . . works and
plays vigorously . . . ingenious
artist . . . blues chaser . . . sum-
mers at Mt. Gretna ... an in-
dividualist . . . collects odd jew-
elry as a hobby.
Pert, petite, pretty . . . curly-
locks . . . "Maryland, My Mary-
land" . . . candy vender . . .
peppy personality . . . dairy maid
. . . wields a mean hockey stick
. . . gleeful giggle.
EMMA LOUISE KELLER
Taxies to and from Hummels-
town . . . active participator in
campus affairs . . . well-developed
sense of humor . . . one of Min-
erva's maidens . . . natural and
unaffected . . . career woman
. . . literarilly bent.
ELIZABETH KRAUSE KERR
"Miss Lebanon 1940" . . . Prof.
Crawford's hardest worker . . .
her motto — "A sweater for every
occasion" . . . speed demon in a
Hudson . . . lively chatterer.
Recent transfer from Stevens and
Indiana State Teachers' Colleges
. . . big sister Marjorie's double
. . . constant snoozer . . . absent
appetite . . . pleasingly passive.
MARY ELLEN KLOPP
Farmerette . . . dark beauty . . .
versatile sportswoman . . . skil-
ful seamstress . . . "dime to a
dollar" clerk . . . Stokes' stooge
. . . Diana de luxe . . . Hercu-
DOROTHY JANE KLUCKER
Music maid . . . talks with her
eyebrows . . . lilting laugh . . .
amazingly active . . . practices
diligently at the organ . . . col-
lectress of musical tidbits . . .
"a place for everything and
everything in its place."
Rural resident . . . trustworthy
treasurer . . . admirably ethical
. . . devoted to things religious
. . . sincere and sympathetic
toward her associates . . . do-
VERNA LAURA KREIDER
An "Hawaiian Sweetheart" . . .
captivating smile . . . industrious
and energetic . . . bows and
"beaux" . . . connoisseur of good
CYRIL JAMES LITTLE
"Lefty" the lover . . . spends
his nights at a switchboard . . .
pre-theologian . . . Mercury flash
. . . agile "axer" . . . lofty tenor.
DOROTHY LOUISE MARCH
Often seen but seldom heard . . .
Liberal Artist . . . "white collar"
girl . . . kindly disposed . . .
HARRY NICHOLAS MATALA
"Ali-round" athlete . . . jumpin'
jive-ist . . . practical joker . . .
ardent "schnitzelbanker" . . .
member of the board of law and
order in the Men's Dorm . . .
future business executive.
Married man ... at peace with
his pipe and pocket edition . . .
argumentative . . . Conserv
tenor . . . able actor.
"Blonde jjoml^sheli" . . . ultra-
modern coifFures, inc. . . . future
language instructor . . . wearer
of smart clothes . . . one-cylmder
chuckle . . . comes Friday, and
STEPHEN JOSEPH METRO
Super salesman a la Sun Ray . . .
racquet wielder . . . well-out-
fitted in his long slims . . . Frosh
chem friend . . . congenial and
GEORGE KOSHLER MEYER
Industrial claimee . . . conies
from Cleona . . . milkman's son
. . . ex-varsity cageman . . . long,
lanky lad . . . sandiot southpaw.
Excellent accompanist and im-
proviser . . . gifted with gab . . .
"murder on the 88" . . . Bach or
Boogie -Woogie . . . acutely cu-
HELEN ALICE MORRISON
Week-end tutor . . . Miss Moyer's
blue penciler . . . student of
Shakespeare ... an "Ink Spot"
. . . cordial, competent, candid.
PAUL SHEESLEY MOVER
Product of Hershey Junior Col-
lege . . . reticent recluse . . . "My
thoughts and I are of another
world" . . . promising pedant.
ROBERT KIRACOFE NESS
His is a family of L. V. grads . . .
chem bug . . . stockholder in
Haverstock & Haverstock, Inc.
. . . "hail fellow, well met."
Newcomer from Temple . . .
opinionated . . . takes life in his
stride . . . medicine is his chosen
profession . . . intramural basket-
RUSSEL HOWARD PAINE
Highly exemplifies the term stu-
dent ... on the Dean's honor (?)
list . . . rich bass addition to the
Glee Club . . . ministry preferred
. . . exhilarating good humor.
Chubby, "cholly" chum . . . has
a mania for pinball machines . . .
"tune twister" . . . pre-pulpiteer
. . . interested in international
relations and current events.
smoothie . . . heart breaker
"clothes make the man"
hep to the jive . . . big shot
JACOB LESTER RHODES
Math whiz . . . grade A student
. . . "small town detec-a-tive"
. . . mildly modest . . . occasion-
ally frivolous . . . combination of
brains and personality.
True Conservatory artist . . .
'cellist in the string trio . . .
glamorous charmer . . . sym-
phonies on Sundays at Harrisburg
. . . "terpsichorine" . . . envious
"Hank" ... 6 ft., 190-lb. super-
man of football . . . campus
"dick" ... a frail's idea of a
man . . . member of the business
department . . . football captain
JANET MARIE SCHOPF
Dainty demoiselle . . . naturally
cute . . . "Jo" College personified
. . . week-end organist . . . ele-
phantine interests . . . inspiration
DAVID WILLARD SHANER
Cherry Tree's one and only . . .
midnight oil burner . . . "sharpy"
. . . chiefly interested in journal-
ism and the theatre . . . potential
pedagogue . . . veritable Simon
Console artist . . . proud pater
from Reading-ward ... a bit of a
composer . . . appreciates the
humorous side of life.
HERMAN DENNIS SHERK
Mitey fine chap . . . familiar
figure at all functions . . . artis-
tic stage dignitary . . . L. V. 's
Orson Welles . . . last minute man.
City slicker . . . amateur astrolo-
gist . . . table tennis tyro . . .
goofy over Gable . . . hyper-
critical . . . "Wanted: one per-
manent method of transportation
to and from school."
VERA BLINN SHOOP
Lassie from 'lizabethtown . . .
conscientious to the nth degree
. . . speaks French fluently . . .
hair-trigger smile . . . able, sin-
cere, idealistic . . . angular in
Man of many words . . . potential
practitioner . . . high-pressured
ribber . . . third floor inmate . . .
Frosh basketball star of re-
member when . . . "one-sirl"
Singing Deputy . . . blushes beau-
tifully . . . fascinating peepers
. . . frivolous tease . . . self-
conscious . . . tray toter.
GRACE ELEANORE SMITH
Track fan . . . Winnie the Bread-
winner ... L. V.'s good will
ambassador to Muhlenberg . . .
knitting and typing chapel pro-
grams are her specialties . . .
McCrory clerk and Fencil aide.
Poet and artist . . . her red hair
reveals her temperament . . .
footlight te\erish . . . model of
dignity ... L. V. fashion-plate
. . . big brother Ed's little sister.
' JOHN PAUL TALNACK
Classy cornetist . . . railrider . . .
dormantly witty . . . nocturnal
swmgster . . . unpretentiously
able . . . "Still water runs deep."
Accomplished musician . . . re-
cent theatrical find . . . glamor
boy . . . girl cautious but often
incautious . . . there's a lighter
side 'neath his coat of calm, cool,
and collected male.
ROBERT WALTER UHRICH
"Blip" . . . Edwards' best cus-
tomer . . . atom smasher . . .
"never a grudge, never a frown"
. . . Botch Bros, boss . . . tours
the town in a grocery truck.
"Butch" . . . rabid bull session-
ist . . . ambitious along medical
lines . . . Connecticut Yanlcee
. . . big bruiser . . . girl-ible . . .
Gum-chewing guard on Honor
Squad . . . outdoor girl . . .
Dutchified accent . . . male-able
. . . shining Hght in Grimm's
"Tweedle" . . . quietly efficient
. . . toiler among tlie test tubes
and beakers . . . popular non-
socialite . . . Hershey handy-man
. . . serious yet friendly.
'Cellist. . . boasts a fine collection
of records (and overcut cards) . . .
happy-go-lucky Harrisburger . . .
feminine killer-diller . . . tailor-
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College Life , , .
democracy Is Keynote of Student Government
ORDER, order everywhere, or so it seems with four highly effective governing i^odies
on the Lebanon Valley campus. The dorm girls are under the jurisdiction of the
Women's Student Government Association, better known and feared by Frosh as the
"Jigger Board," while the day student co-eds follow the lead of the Women's Commuters'
Council. Delinquent dormitory males are tried before the stern and sturdy Men's Senate,
while men day students are kept in order under the controlling hand of the Men's Day
Student Congress. Each of these organizations is composed of representatives elected every
spring by the student body from the four classes and each is responsible for much of the
student's recreational program. Rec' hours, parties, and the annual Christmas banquet
belong in this category. The Student-Faculty Council serves as a medium for student-
faculty cooperation, and is composed of the presidents or representatives of the various
organizations on campus.
NAMES Of OFFICERS
Dorothy Jean Light
Mary Grace Light
MEN'S DAY STUDENT
Editor-in-chief David Shaner
Associate Editor R. Howard Paine
Literary Editor Helen Morrison
Art Editor Genevieve Stansfield
Section Editors Pauline Keller
Men's Sports Editor Dennis Sherk
Women's Sports Editor Louise Keller
Student Photographer John Hampton
Typist Grace Smith
Mary Jane Forry Fulton
Ciuittie Publishes Vi Record
TDEFORE undertaking the task of editing the '43 Quittie, the staff was
-*--' warned by those experienced in the problems of yearbook work that it
would be "one big headache." But the members set out to debunk this idea
and to prove that editing the book could be a lot of fun and beneficial at
the same time.
The central theme connecting the book is its appearance as a scrapbook.
In this way the staff has endeavored to record by word and picture the events
and personalities commemorative of the 1941-42 college year at Lebanon
The success of the book would not have been possible without the co-
operation of the entire staff. Special mention should be given to Editor-in-
chief David Shaner and Associate Editor Howard Paine for those long after-
noons spent in the library conference rooms, to John Hampton for the many
hours spent in the darkroom, to Genevieve Stansfield for her splendid art
work, and to Donald Bartley for his capable handling of the business end
of the book.
La Vie Goes to Press Weekly
Martha Davies Editor
David Shaner Associate Editor
Bruce Souders News Editor
Ruth Heminway Features Editor
Ralph Shay Sports Editor
Joseph Carr Busijiess Manager
Margaret Cox Marian M. Kreider
Mildred Cross Dorothy Landis
Richard Seiverling Jack McFadden
Elizabeth Sattazahn Harry Miller
Charles Tyson Howard Paine
Robert Mays Betty Foster
Genevieve Stansfield John Baer, Extension School
Louise Keller John Hummel
Earl Boltz Dennis Sherk
THE who, what, why, when, where of the recorder of the "five W's" of campus activity — La Vie
CoUegienne, which has a staff of thirty members, is a weekly publication which appears every
Thursday at Lebanon Valley College, and is printed to serve and record collegiate events.
Snapshots from staff life:
Friday — "Would you give me the particulars concerning the dance on the twenty-fourth? It's
for La Vie."
Monday — Type, type, type.
Tuesday — 3.30 p.m. — "No lead on this. How many words in this article?" — 10 p.m. — "A few more
heads to write. — Take this to the printer. — Pick up the ads. — Get that cut."
Wednesday — Myerstown, here it comes. Some of the staff revel in printer's ink for the afternoon.
— 10 P.M. — "These proofs are read. — Do you have space for this flash?"
Thursday — 5.45 p.m. — "Did you see La Vie?" — "No, why? Am I mentioned?"
Headlines of the year:
Frockmen clip Lion's claws in annual classic
World events warrant tips for students — by Dr. Clyde A. Lynch
Scholastic Who's Who names ten Lebanon Valley Seniors
Miss Gillespie scores accreditation by N.A.S.M. for music department
Foster, attended by Boger, reigns over May Fete
Such moments and such headlines make up the life of the unsung heroes of the college paper who
work for the joy of it and receive only criticism as pay. They are the "power of the press" who see
that elections come off on time, that celebrities receive their due, that take the pulse of student feeling,
that "kabitz" from their vantage point, and that record Lebanon Valley's activities for posterity.
Girls Prove Themselves . . .
THE Clionian Literary Society was founded for the purpose that its name suggests, but
there have been some very definite changes made through the years that it has existed.
The second oldest society on campus, it has kept the name of literary society although its
function is now purely social. Since the girls' societies take the place of organized sororities,
they are patterned as closely as possible on this type of club. Clio has a list of rushing activities
that are presented every fall to welcome the freshmen girls. These include a hike, a tea, and
joint sessions that are held with the other societies. As a climax to the rushing season an informal
initiation is followed by an impressive formal ceremony presented by the sophomores. Activities
do not cease with the end of rushing season but social events continue to be sponsored through-
out the year. During the second semester of this past year Clio girls concentrated their efforts
in working for the Red Cross and in other projects to earn money for a similar reason. The
most important event of the society is the formal Anniversary Dance which was held this
year in the ballroom of Hotel Hershey where Clionians and their guests danced to the music
of Frank Taylor's Orchestra.
Betty Foster President Mildred Cross
Ruth Heminway Vice President Ann Collins
Janet Schopf Recording Secretary Ruth Graybill
Catherine Dunkle Corresponding Secretary Margaret Cox
Margaretta Carey Treasurer Margaretta Carey
Anniversarv President . . . Rae Sechrist
. . . Charming Hostesses
ALTHOUGH the last social organization to be established on our campus, Delphian is
nevertheless one of the most active. This year proved to be no exception. Its rushing
season included a gipsy hike, a tea made outstanding by the presentation of a colorful
fashion show with Delphian's own lassies as models, a joint session with Kalo, and finally the
initiation and welcoming party for the new members.
In addition to the regular meetings held the third Monday of each week in the society hall,
Delphian's social season was highlighted by its Anniversary Celebration which took the form
of a dinner-dance, held this year on February 28 at the popular Hotel Abraham Lincoln, Reading.
As has been the custom previously, special entertainment was provided for the non-dancers.
Marjorie Holly President Viola Snell
Phoebe Geyer Vice President Phyllis Deitzler
Elizabeth Sattazahn Recording Secretary Eleanor Witmever
Jane Gruber Corresponding Secretary .... Mary' Grace Light
Mary Herr Treasurer Mary Herr
Betty Grube Critic Sarah Hart.man
Pianist Marie Werner
Anniversary President . . . Jane Stabley
COLLEGE year began with a bang . . . well led by "Prexy Joe Carr" during rushing
season . . . activities continued throughout the year . . . joint sessions . . . nickelodeon
dances . . . smaller group than m other years . . . new blood gained in the fall . . .
still revising constitution of society to meet 20th century requirements . . . choice of Smith and
Kubisen as chaplains unanimous . . . hard workers found among seniors . . . ranks to be
thinned by June graduation ... "a society for all honorable men" . . . new books of Lord
(if the Exchequer Mueller clarify finances . . . many able and active campus leaders . . .
sprinkling of athletes on roster . . . initiation of pledges overshadows Gestapo tortures . . .
heated discussions at meetings . . . new faces before footlights on March 20 with Delphian
lassies in "Mary's Other Husband," a three-act play by Larry Johnson . . . anniversary plans
well handled by "Bud" Boltz . . . corsage or no corsage? . . . formal dinner-dance . . . alumni
return en masse . . . laughter and music the rule of the evening.
Joseph Carr President Donald Staley
Charles Tvson Vice President Ralph Shay
Carl Sherk Corresponding Secretary Peter Olenchuk
Ralph Mease Recording Secretary Chris Wornas
William Mueller Treasurer William Mueller
Steven Kubisen Chaplain George Smith
John John Robert Richard Alfred Ned
Hummel Zerbc Kern Sergeant-at-arms Albert Delduco Miller
Anniversary President . . . Earl Boltz
P/ay and dance Climax . , .
FOR seventy-five years Philo has been a prominent campus organization, always endeavor-
ing to maintain its fine reputation, as was the case this year. In conjunction with the
other societies, dances were sponsored for the freshmen and the school in general. These
novel interludes in otherwise dull week-ends were splendid ways of getting the new men and
women together, showing them the true spirit of comradeship and fraternity characteristic
of Philo. Not to be overlooked was the "colorful" initiation given the new members in an effort
to impress upon them the importance of the slogan, "Once a Philo, always a Philo." May
Day evening found Philo men, from freshmen to alumni, celebrating the most important event
of the year — their diamond anniversary. Under the capable direction of the anniversary presi-
dent the annual dinner-dance was acclaimed worthy of the occasion which it honored. The
evening before, "The Late Christopher Bean," by Sidney Howard, was produced with the help
of Clio, Philo's sister society.
Robert Dresel President Robert Hambright
Robert Hambright Vice President Richard Owen
Walter Ebersole Secretary Richard Beckner
Herman Fritsche Treasurer Herman Fritsche
Chairman oj Executive Committee . . . Guy Dobbs
Anniversary President Richard Owen
. . . year's Social Activities
"y" Groups Add Zest to Campus Life
NOT by their haloes shall ye know them
but by their untiring efforts to
keep this campus alive both spiritually
and socially. When there's something
to be done, you may be assured that the
Y cabinets are at the front giving their
all. And do they get results? Well,
this imposing array of Y-directed college
activities speaks for itself: Freshman
Week, Dad's Day, Mother's Week-End,
Heart Sister Week, Thanksgiving, Christ-
mas, and Easter early morning services,
and weekly vespers and quiet hours.
They succeed probably more than any
other organization in making us strive
to be true to ourselves, our parents, and
our school in three vital aspects — religion,
scholarship, and extra-curricular partic-
ipation. May their high standards
ever keep the campus of L. V. C. our
THE Life Work Recruits launciied a
program this year designed to reacii
every student on the campus. This was
something of a departure from the
traditional round of activities which
have usually occupied the interests of
The organization sponsored two forums
to which the entire student body was
invited. In addition a religious education
night was also planned which included
special music and a film of an appropriate
Robert Mays was President of the
organization, and was assisted in his
work by Earl Reber, Vice President;
Marian C. Kreider, Secretary-Treasurer;
Lloyd Crall, Deputation Chairman; and
Doris Smith, Pianist.
deputations Ate Recruiters' Chief Concern
THE purpose of the International Relations Club is to
instruct and enlighten public opinion. It aims to fix the
attention of students on those underlying principles of inter-
national conduct, law and organization which must be agreed
upon and put into action if a peaceful civilization is to be
restored. With this aim in mind the Club selected as its
theme this year, "The Relations of the United States in the
Present Conflict." Meetings were held the second Monday
of each month, \\ith all the members of the Club participating
in the discussions. Elizabeth Sattazahn was President of the
Club, and Professor Frederic Miller was Club Adviser. Other
officers were Samuel Beamesderfer, Vice President, and
Franklin Patschke, Secretary-Treasurer.
DAN I EL WEBSTERS of the campus . . . delvers into gov-
ernmental problems . . . inquisitive-readiness to render
solutions . . . heated arguments . . . selecting a question
. . . organizing teams . . . scheduling debates . . . hunting
material . . . recourse to newspapers, magazines and radio
speeches . . . writing speeches . . . last-minute preparation
. . rivalry between men and women . . . practice debates
between home teams . . . finding means of transportation
. . journeys to other schools . . . entertaining visiting
teams . . . non-decision debates . . . meetings with Muhlen-
berg, Blue Ridge, Ursinus, Western Maryland . . . coached
by Drs. Stine and Stokes . . . managed by Hartley and Cross.
President Ruth Heminway
Vice President Robert Mays
Secretary Marian C. Kreider
Interesting Programs Highlight IHeetings
' I 'HE German Club exists purely for those
■'- persons who enjoy conversing and reading
m what ail its members consider a very beautiful
language. Its monthly meetings in Dr. Lietzau's
apartment center around programs planned to
encourage self-e.xpression in German. This Club
is interested in and discusses only the cultural
Germany of the past and present. It in no way
approves the political policy existent in that
country today. You don't find any Fifth Col-
umnists in its midst but rather alert German
students anxious to increase their command of
the language in a thoroughly enjoyable way.
Prof. Frederic Miller Faculty Director
Ralph Shay Student Director
David Gockley Senior Post Warden
Marino Intrieri Air Raid Warden Adviser
Henry Schmalzer Auxiliary Police CbieJ
Prof. Christian Gingrich . . Auxiliary Police Adviser
Walter Ebersole Auxiliary Firemen CbieJ
Dr. George Struble Faculty Adviser
Donald Bartley First Aid Director
Miss Esther Henderson First Aid Adviser
Council Organizes for defense
LEBANON Valley College Minute Men of
-i 1942 . . . tackled a difficult job . . . efficient
and capable leadership . . . reliable and willing
workers and assistants preparing for any even-
tuality . . . thoroughness in planning and or-
ganizing a worthwhile program of training . . .
learning a mulitude of duties . . . "an ounce of
prevention is worth a pound of cure" . . . en-
listing the cooperation and efforts of the entire
student body . . . building morale and main-
taining confidence . . . completion of a host of
assignments in record time by the Council . . .
paving the way for the program in the coming
days . . . rendering service to fellow students
. . . one hundred per cent effectiveness in Adarch
Blackout practice . . . complete mobilization of
all forces . . . flashlights . . . ladders . . . arm-
bands . . . fire extinguishers . . . auxiliary police-
men . . . first aid courses . . . "all out" for de-
Labs Provide Habitats
IN AN atmosphere of ammonia and aeici fumes
and amid violent discussions about ionization
constants or structural formulas one finds our
chemists hard at work under the guidance of
Drs. Bender and Porter.
Every month these students meet and in a
more formal atmosphere discuss the old problems
and recent advances in their field. The meetings
are varied. Sometimes guest speakers are featured ;
at other times the Club members themselves
present topics in which they are especially inter-
ested, and occasionally sound motion pictures
are shown which are concerned with various
aspects of chemistry. One of the most popular
activities of the Club ar? the trips to laboratories
and industrial plants.
President Russel Horst
Vice President LeRov Yeatts
Secretary-Treasurer Sidney Bashore
for Student Scientists
' I 'HE Biology Club offers another of the
-*- monthly activities provided for L. V. students.
Not only biology "majors" but other students
interested in animal and plant life as well attend
meetings in the Tyrone labs where they learn
from guest spealcers, movies, and fellow students
what's new in the biological world today. The
advent of spring finds the Club joining the
biology classes on field trips for the purpose of
studying birds and plants. Dr. S. H. Derickson,
a true nature lover himself, is adviser and sponsor
of the Club.
Presideyit E.A.RL Reber
Vice President Carl Sherk
Treasurer John Hampton
Secretary Marjorie Holly
Martha Davies, able
Head Scop . . . monthly
meetings at Dr. Struble's
. . . planned programs . . .
best efforts published in
haWxe . . . demerits as well
as merits handed out . . .
membership limited to four
aspirants from each class.
THE Wig and Buckle Club
initiated the '41-'42 dra-
matic season by presenting four
veterans of the Valley stage and
a wealth of new material in an
interesting interpretation of Sir
James Barrie's "What Every
Forsaking his almost tradi-
tional priestly make-up, Dennis
Sherk hit a new high as the stern
politician, John Shand, whose
greatest fortune was his under-
standing wife, Maggie Wylie,
the Scottish lass "w'out nae
charm" but an overflow of "What
Every Woman Knows" about
ambitious, erring husbands — cur-
tain calls to Betty Minnich for
her skill and ease on the boards,
and for her Scotch dialect. The
two remaining veterans, Louise
Boger and David Gockley, as
Lady Sybil and Mr. Venables,
acted in a properly spirited
manner despite the fact that
their roles were not adequate
vehicles for their talents.
Of the newcomers, the stellar
performer was Mary Jane Fulton
whose acquaintance with the
French language and the char-
acter of Comtesse de la Briere
which she previously portrayed
contributed to a flawless per-
formance. Also making their
Valley debut were Jack
McFadden as David Wylie; Oscar
Seyler as James Wylie; Charles
Shelley as the sorrel-topped head
of the Wylie family, Aliek Wylie;
Helen Bush as the maid; and
Luther Robinson as the butler.
President Donald Bartley
Vice President Dennis Sherk
Secretary Martha Da vies
Treasurer Harry Drendall
through the Night" Wins
'Y'HROUGH THE NIGHT"— (i) A Ryer-
son and Clements mystery play; also (2),
to the Junior Class, the road to a dramatic
success. A successful play calls for con-
sistent rehearsals. Those for "Through
the Night" savored of several pinches
of humor. Of the latter, two are notable:
Paine's quixotic demonstration of the appli-
cation of a kiss for the benefit of Hans
Uberseder, and Dr. Struble's ingenious
"lip-buzz" telephone bell.
And now the finished product . . .
Lloyd Crall with his deep voice and
dignified carriage was excellent in the
role of Dii'ight Holbrook, well-to-do busi-
nessman murdered by his close associate,
the fiendish Calvin Driscoll — Hitlerian
mustache and all — the perfect part for
Howard Paine who cast creepy, ape-like
shadows as he stalked into his crime.
Genevieve Stansfield portrayed Sayre
Holbrook, the murdered man's niece, who,
after having tossed aside her polo-playing
fiance and childhood sweetheart, Gregory
Stanton — Franklin Patschke — generated
an interesting affair with Bunny, the
beautifully awkward handyman. An
"Oscar" to Hans Uberseder for his
Plaudits for Juniors
Mary Jane Forry Fulton turned in a fine per-
formance as Mrs. Alicia Keeje, Say re's pretentious,
talkative aunt who was delightfully successful at
vamping anti-crime conscious Bart Jessup, the
"one-man police force" who captured Driscoll —
appropriately handled by Jacob Rhodes. Honors also
to "Katie" Dunkle in the role of the play's "glamour
girl," Kay Stanton, Donald Bartley as Smith the
shrewd "Owl" of criminal notoriety, Doris Smith as
Roberts the maid, and Richard Immler as the
Adding to the success of the play was a new set
of scenery, one of the best ever seen on the L. V. C.
stage. Responsible for this new creation was Dennis
Sherk and his proficient crew: Frederick Frantz,
Walter Ebersole, John Hampton, and John Bam-
Credit should likewise be given to Dr. George
Struble for his masterly direction, and his skilful
coordination of the efforts of the cast and technical
PhilO'Clio's ''The White Steed"
WITH the assistance of such oddities as Dr. Struble's
"crowd noises," and a taped table leg, the Philo-Ciio
Thespians presented May Day Eve entertainment in the
form of Paul Vincent Carroll's play of the Irish Renais-
sance, "The White S-eed."
The play, based on an old Irish legend, dramatized the
conflict between the unyielding, elderly parish priest Canon
Matt — orchids to Dennis Sherk — and his ?iear-successor,
young, headstrong Fa(/)er5^aug/)?iessv' — Carroll Reed. Among
the latter's reforms were Nora Fintry, romantic, vivacious
parish librarian — ably accomplished by Martha Jane Koontz
— and Dennis Dillon, drunken, jelly-spined schoolmaster —
realistically unfolded by Bruce Souders. For the one great
scene between Dennis and Nora in the second act. Dr.
Struble was forced to revise the script to avoid a ludicrous
contrast between the sizes of the actors involved. Floda
Trout's performance as Canon Malt's nurse. Rose Ann, bore
the semblance of professionalism. Her Irish brogue was
master '"ully handled, and together with Dennis Sherk, high-
lighted the play.
Supporting were: Carroll McFerren, Isabel Shatto,
Mary MehafTy, Ellen Ruppersberger, John Chambers,
Harry Miller, Earl Reber, and Harry Fehl.
KalO'delph'm's ''Outward Bound"
ACCLAIMED as one of the best stage productions
-^*- in many years was the Kaio-Deiphian presentation
of Sutton Vane's "Outward Bound" which went before
the footlights, March 28, 1941, under the direction of
Mrs. Paul Billet and Dr. George Struble.
The critics were reluctant to single out any one indi-
vidual for praise because of the excellent workmanship
on the part of the entire cast. Especially noteworthy,
however, were Frank Shenk's comprehensive interpreta-
tion of a heavy role which included both a drunken and
an hysterical scene, and Richard Zentmeyer's indecisive
and dazed character. Laudations were also tagged on
Betty Minnich for her Cockney accent. Earl Boltz for
his inspiring prayer, and Joe Carr for his appearance,
mannerisms, and bearing. Martha Wilt, as Mrs. Cliveden-
Banks, showed great promise on the boards.
The cast consisted of: Scruhhy, Ralph Shay; Ann, Feme
Poet; Henry, Richard Zentmeyer; Tom. Prior, Frank Shenk;
Mrs. Cliveden-Banks, Martha Wilt; Rev. Duke, Earl
Boltz; Mrs. Midget, Betty Minnich; Mr. Lingley, George
Grow; and Rev. Thomson, Joe Carr.
Meet the Intelligentsia
T)HI Alpha Epsilon is a counterpart of Phi Beta Kappa, national honor
society. Its members are those seniors who have maintained an average
of eighty-eight per cent or better in the first three and one-half years of college-
The purpose of the society is to promote a more healthy interest in the
scholastic side of college life. However, their interests are not only scholastic,
but social too. Each spring they sponsor a banquet which is attended by new
members, officers and alumni. The officers are:
President Dr. A. H. M. Stonecipher
Vice President Dr. H. H. Shenk
Secretary-Treasurer . . Dr. Stella Johnson Stevenson
Newly elected members:
. . . the whirr of West Hall's sewing ma-
chine manned by the mammas of the
non-seamstresses the decorating
committee snitching posies from unsus-
pecting ladies' gardens photog-
raphers peeping out from all odd angles . .
. . . the Queen, cool, calm, collected . .
. . . day studentettes bulging South Hall's
walls stands beginnmg to fill . .
... at last, the opening strains.
The downbeat starting festivities to the
tune of "Desert Patrol" the day's
royalty treading the green in stately
manner the Queen crowned
the offerings placed at her footstool
a drab spot in the afternoon's atmos-
phere of gaiety: Uncle Sam's nephews
L V, C.
"^ Arab tan"
T^ARL^' May beautiful spring weather . .
^ — ' . . . frisky breeze campus ail tied 'round
and 'round with ropes strange faces of pros-
pective students and old grads the boys with
their carpenter's aprons little tags to tie on
the spectators an occasional soldier strolling
across the green agonized groans from the
gals who slip up on that one dance step fren-
zied tootings from the Conserv last-minute
rehearsals band members anchoring their
music gals in fantastic outfits zipping thro'
the dorm halls everybody pinning every-
body else together Miss Henderson dashing
around in circles to catch all loose ends . .
paying their respects in true soldier-
ly fashion patriotic gestures
from the crowd flower girls awe-
struck and the crowd whislced
Now the cavortings lor Queen Joan
Cox and attendants, Ellen Ruppers-
berger, Marjorie Kishpaugh, Margaret
Bovd, Martha Jane Koontz, Feme
third-graders showing the collegians how to
trip the light fantastic a group of magi-
cians conjuring "In a Persian Market"
spectators embarrassed to see eggs pulled from
Aladdin's adventures further unfold he
rubs his lamp a flame, a puff of smoke . .
. . . the wind so strong that the sophomore lassies
just couldn't seem to manage their scarlet flames
As the conflagration dies away, Aladdin iiears
his fortune brilliantly clad Gypsies appear
on the scene wonder-inspiring tales from
the rovers Aladdin dazzled by the pirouet-
ting of two of the fortune-tellers tam-
bourines harmonizing beautifully with the
Lef! 10 Rifbl: Louella Schindih I
D „„k„,.,„r, Miiid nl" H
\rnt Poet; Marioric Kishpaugh; Ellen
r; Joan Cox, Queen; Margaret Boyd;
the smoke clouds equally unmanageable
spectators, like performers, glad that the
flames were nothing more than harmless scarfs
of silk happy too, that the smoke didn't
get in your eyes all this to the melody of
Rimsky-Korsakov's hauntingly oriental "Song
strains of the "Arabian Dance" from
"The Nutcracker Suite."
Following the advice of the Gypsies,
Aladdin reaches a garden the re-
freshing rain, the warming sun the
spirit of spring gracing the spot so
lovely that Aladdin forgets his mission
Mendelssohn's "Spring Song" pro-
vides the perfect background
disaster Aladdin captive m the
Aladdin perplexed at his phght
the Genies come to his rescue mys-
tical-looking fellows mystical-act-
ing fellows really mystical fellows
not exactly lovely to look at
frightening, yes, but quite helpful
Aladdin freed free to make use of
his magic lamp lamps lighted by
lithe lovelies lamps that have
power to grant the wildest wish of the
hero all accompanied by an ex-
cerpt from the "Scheherezade Suite."
Aladdin's wish granted he, with
the spectators, is whisked off to an
Arabian gentleman's palace the
sultan in his impressive robes of glory . .
. . . his black-faced attendants, each
armed with an oriental fan and crowned
with a fez and then, from his
harem, sixteen slinky sirens grace
and glamour in voluminous trousers . .
. . . faces modestly hidden behind con-
cealing veils then swinging and
swaying to the rhythmic "Sheik of
Araby" Aladdin's misfortunes
From far-off Arabia, the revelers sud-
denly return to Lebanon Valley
the ladies and gentlemen of the court
encircle the Maypole the strains
of "Allah's Holiday" give the cue for the
winding to begin and the tradi-
tional Maypole dance is over in a trice
the entire cast makes its last
appearance to wind up the day's fete with
a grand finale to a grand May Day . .
. . . orchids to Chairlady Deitzler and
her junior cohorts.
"Prof's Boys," formally known as the
Lebanon Valley College Boys' Band, im-
prove each season . . . this year they
did more than their share in promoting
the "New Regime"! Our games wouldn't
be the same without their peppy drills and
"snazzy" uniforms . . . yep, there's still
something about a uniform, especially if
It's blue and white. And do they sound
all right? . . . just ask anyone who has
ever heard them and they'll invariably
launch a special set of superlatives. But
don't be fooled, it isn't done with mirrors!
Behind those perfect performances are
hours of hard work when Prof's coat comes
off and neckties decorate the chairs. The
boys don't mind, though. In fact, they
love it . . . just look at the gleam in their
eye the next time they play. Incidentally,
look at the L. V.-er beside you . . . whoops
. . . he's got it too!
LV.'s super-singer-society . . . you have
-'• to iDe good to get in, and then Prof.
Rutledge goes on from there! Take thirty-
two good singers, mix well, add a lot of hard
work, beat well (don't take us literally),
use a Httle honey, a httle vinegar, and turn
on the heat for a month or two. Result? . . .
one of the finest choral societies in Eastern
United States! They are much in demand
for special occasions and their annual per-
formances include a concert at the Forum
in Harrisburg, L. V.'s Baccalaureate music,
and in the Spring Music Festival. But the
highlight of the year is the week-long tour
which is packed with good times, good folks,
and good food. Tour experiences become
bull session material for weeks afterwards,
and the benefit lasts forever. The college
side makes fun of the "Tarzan yells" issuing
from the Conservatory but when those
noises calm down into perfectly controlled
renditions of beautiful music . . . well, kids,
our hats are off to you, and we can stand
ONE of the (lutstanding musical organizations on campus is the Symphony Orchestra. Any Con-
servite throws out his chest and nearly bursts with pride if he is accepted as one of its talented
members. The ardent reception its spring concert receives is suflicient proof of its excellent
musicianship and its abihty to really mterpret the higher and heavier musical compositions. Pro-
fessor Edward Rutledge's demands for the best from every member in plenty of long evening re-
hearsals serves only to mtensify their dctermmation. Consequently, they supply the zip and pep
as well as instrumental accompaniment for the annual oratorio. It's funny, but they seem to enjoy
every minute of it. A salute to the better of the best!
Hours of Practice Spett Success
HERE they are . . . Lebanon Valley College Girls' Band! These high-stepping, well-attired
Jemmes add atmosphere and color everywhere they appear. Rehearsals at eight o'clock in the
morning find them all bright-eyed, wide-awake, and rarin' to go. Punctuality is their motto.
This organization furnishes a real added attraction at our football games and is quite independent
of the Boys' Band, except when masculine assistance is needed in tying neckties. Snappy drills and
swanky uniforms make everyone sit up and take notice. Then Memorial Day finds them in the front
ranks of Ephrata's annual parade. The girls are actually a fine group of selected musicians who enjoy
working hard under the capable leadership of Professor Rutledge.
Athletes Receive Awards
for Untiring Service
A /TEiMBERSHIP is the goal of L. V. C. athletes . . .
-'-'-*- varsity recognition by Athletic Council requisite
for membership . . . comrades in intercollegiate com-
petition . . . outstanding performers on Dutchman teams
. . . the "Iron Men" of Valley aggregations . . . the
element chiefly responsible for the point-getting . . . the
Saturday afternoon quarterbacks . . . the Flying Dutch-
men who have made Blue and White combinations . . .
gold charms presented in senior year . . . sweaters
awarded when athlete becomes a letterman . . . usually
conducts Sports' Show to raise money to purchase sweaters
and charms . . . sponsors dance on evening of Home-
coming Day . . . small group . . . captained by President
Mease . . . student managers become members . . . sale
of chapel seats to keep club "out of the red" . . . un-
official motto is: "Anyone can sit in the stands and cheer,
wave a pennant, beat a drum, or blow a horn; it takes
a man to play the game."
The Athletic Council
OEVERAL years ago the administration of Lebanon Valley
*^ College, feeling the need of a specific organization to deter-
mine athletic problems, proposed a committee to be known as
the Athletic Council. The membership of the Council is com-
posed of seven men. Professor C. R. Gingrich heads the group
as its chairman, with Dr. Amos Black, faculty member, and
C. G. Dotter, college alumnus, serving as secretary and treasurer
respectively. The Department of Athletics is ably represented
by Coach Jerome W. Frock. The college president. Dr. Clyde A.
Lynch, and Dr. AL L. Stokes and Professor Frederic Miller,
faculty members, complete this group.
The purpose of this efficient organization is to approve all
programs and to determine all policies. Under the guidance of
these seven learned men, Lebanon Valley athletics keeps ever
progressing toward better standards and higher goals. By founding
such an organization, the administration has been relieved of
the burden of problems that develop in connection with athletics.
The meetings of the Council are called by the chairman at
which time the airing of numerous problems transpires.
Ever-increasing prominence is being gained by the Council in
the whole workings of the administration of the college. The
Council has fully proved its capability in the making and sup-
porting of the Dutchmen and has made itself indispensable.
Albright defeat distinguishes Season
Date Opposition L.V.C. Opp.
Sept. 27 — Bucknell University at Lewisburg, Pa 7 12
Oct. 3 — *Moravian College at Bethlehem, Pa 6 13
Oct. 10— *City College of New York at Hershey, Pa. . . 30 7
Oct. 18— Albright College at Lebanon, Pa 27 13
Oct. 25 — Penna. MiHtary College at Chester, Pa 14
Nov. 1 — Blue Ridge College at Annville, Pa 19
Nov. 8 — Franklin and Marshall at Lancaster, Pa. ...
Nov. 15 — Juniata College at Huntingdon, Pa 18
INCITED by the fervor and enthusiasm of the "New Regime," the
1941 Flying Dutchmen of the gridiron stamped a most successful
season into the athletic annals of Lebanon Valley College. Albright
fell! The Lion's claws were clipped for the first time in seven years.
That victory in itself was enough to warrant a successful season. Yet
in addition, the "New Regime" "kept 'em flyin' " as the '41 eleven
crossed foreign goal lines often enough to conquer four and tie one
of the eight opposing teams.
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THE smallest squad in Lebanon Valley College's athletic history, made up for the most part of freshmen,
lost their first two games to more powerful and more experienced teams. In their first game with Bucknell
University, Coach Frock's minions were the victims of two long runs in the first half, but came back in the
second to scare the very daylights out of the vaunted Bisons. In the second game of the season the Moravian
Mules defeated the Valley eleven on a pass interception in the last few minutes of play after the score stood 6-6.
It was in the spacious Hershey Stadium, as an enveloping mist painted haloes around the flood-lights, that
the Boys in Blue came to the realization that they were members of a powerful bail club. Running rough-shod
through the wavering C. C. N. Y. defense, the L. V. C. eleven piled up a total of five touchdowns to account
for a decisive defeat. In the early minutes of the traditional battle of the season with the lads from Albright,
the Flying Dutchmen had the game on ice as they mixed spinners, reverses, and passes to humble their Reading
rivals, 27-13. Riding high from their previous victories, the Frockmen journeyed to Chester, there to turn
in their worst performance of the season against a mediocre team, the Red and White of P. M. C. On the
following Saturday, smarting from defeat, the L. V. C. eleven came back to trim the Blue Ridge mountaineers,
19-0, with everyone but the coaches and managers seeing action. Although the Dutchmen were unable to
score in their encounter with the sons of Ben and John at Lancaster, there was little doubt as to the superiority
of the Blue and White. In the final game of the season, the Indians of Huntingdon were left stunned in their
reservation when the Flying Dutchmen pulled out for home after they had chalked up three touchdowns,
leaving the hapless Juniata College Indians scoreless.
Staley, Shay, and Schmalzer were stellar performers in the forward wall, while Ventresca and Matala were
big guns in the backfield. Captain Shay and Ventresca were mentioned on the Little AH American Team for
1941. Big "Hank"SchmaIzer was elected to captain the Flying Dutchmen of '42.
Quiet . . . little spoken . . . Lebanon Valley
grad . . . out-Dobies Gil Dobie . . . thorough-
ness . . . aims at perfection . . . likes a player
who loves the game . . . endless effort . . . back-
field tutor . . . head mentor of the "Board of
Strategy" . . . sincere . . . keen eye for ability.
Likable and competent coach . . . amiable
and efficient . . . stocky ex-professional . . . drills
the forward wall . . . friend and counselor of
his boys ... a student of the game ... an
interest in the lads . . . loyalty to his team . . .
warm character ... a lingo of his own.
From the Bench
Tnp .... Joe Carr, Ben Wasilewski, Don Staley
Middle . . . John Eminhizer, Nick Dorazio, Hank Schmalzer
Bottom . . . George Smith, Miles Harricer, Steve Kubisen
Top .... Tony Ventresca, Harry Matala, John Swope
Middle . . Matt Maley, Fred Beshore, Bob Beck
Boiiom . . . John Hall, Joe Fiorello. Ralph Shay
To Scoreless Tie
Bucknell U, Bisons
down L V. Gridders
By 12-7 Count
on Break to defeat
P, M. C. Defeats
Play Below Par
L I/, freshman Back
Vultures in Home-
coming fray, 19-0
Blue and White
** ., W'*
HERE'S a Band of which we
may be proud — and of which
\\(t are proud. Because of the un-
tiring efforts of Professor Rutledge,
this organization has become a
"stand-out" wherever it performs.
Its members malce an appearance
dressed in snappy blue and white
uniforms at all home football games,
and this year journeyed to the
F. and M. and P. M. C. tussles
at Lancaster and Chester. At the
Albright game the Girls' Band
combined with the boys to add to
the attractiveness of that unfor-
gettable occasion. The bandmaster
was veteran "Mac" McFarren,
while twirling the batons were
"Hon" Light and Gene Cohen.
The thirty-six musicians who
comprise the Band also provided
the basis for the student cheering
section, having introduced the
popular "Give us a Yell"
cheer. Their presence at the
games was a factor which
contributed much to the suc-
cess of the "New Regime" idea.
Besides attending the foot-
ball games, the Band also
presented its annual concerts
in Engle Hali and at the Forum
UPON the shoulders of
the student cheerlead-
ers this year fell the task of
stirring up L. V. C.'s dor-
mant school spirit. And
they succeeded to the ful-
lest. Through their efforts
and with the cooperation
of the student body, their
Zam ma- Zu !!! '
idea of a "New Regime" in school spirit went over with
Responding to "Bob" Dresel's call for recruits
were "Pete" Olenchuk, George Huff, John Schreiber,
Charles McConnell, and "Jack" Pruyn. Together
they worked out different formations for each cheer
and included gymnastic stunts in their drills. Pep ses-
sions were held on North Hall steps and in chapel during
the football season, and victory parades and bonfires
were also a part of the revised program. The fact that
the Lions of Albright, L. V.'s traditional rivals, were
dethroned proves that the idea of a "New Regime"
was a huge success.
W'hooping it up!
Valley dribblers Experience Reverses
Date L. V. C. 0pp.
Jan. 7 — *Ursinus at CoIIegevillc 31 77
Jan. 10 — *FrankIin and Marshall at Lebanon 39 49
Jan. 14 — Dickinson at Carlisle 41 51
Jan. 17 — *i\luhlenberg at Allentown 31 75
Jan. 19 — *BucknelI at Lewisburg 44 79
Jan. 24 — *Gettysburg at Gettysburg 43 53
Feb. 2 — *Muhlenberg at Lebanon 34 57
Feb. 7 — *Ursinus at Lebanon 39 36
Feb. 14 — *BuckneII at Lebanon 29 47
Feb. 21— *AIbright at Reading 58 64
Feb. 24 — *Gettysburg at Lebanon 44 50
Feb. 26 — *Franklin and Marshall at Lancaster 32 53
Mar. 4 — *AIbright at Lebanon 36 57
*Denotes Eastern Pennsylvania Collegiate League Games.
HANDICAPPED by poor practicing facili-
ties, laclc of experience, and limited re-
serves the Blue and White courtsters of '41-
'42 made a colorful season out of what might
be called an off-j^ear. During the season the
ragged Valley dribblers were the victims of
several high scores and yet they managed to
make the league leaders feel a bit uneasy on
more than one occasion before the final canto
was over. Losing a close one to Franklin and
Marshall in their first home game, the In-
trieri proteges were slow in getting over the
defeat. They crashed the winning column, how-
ever, when they bounced back to defeat Ursinus
on the Lebanon High School court after the
Bears had defeated them on their own court,
77-31. From that time on the listless Valley
quintet was unable to meet the demand of
outpointing their opponents, a necessary cri-
teria to chalking one up on the winning side of
The varsity lined up with George Smith
and Ralph Mease at the forward positions,
Harry Matala and "Don" Staley at the
guard slots, and "Steve" Kubisen at the pivot
post. Ralph Mease, coveted by every mentor in the
league, stood out like a blaze in a blackout in the
faltering L. V. hoopsters, capturing runner-up scoring
honors to the league leader, Haines of Bucknell, with
a season total of 168 points. Mease averaged exactly
14 points a game in ringing down the curtain on a
brilliant college career and definitely stamping himself
as one of the stand-outs of all time in the Eastern
Pennsylvania College Basketball circuit. In three
great seasons of basketball. Mease won the individual
scoring crown as a sophomore and twice finished in
the runner-up spot on mediocre teams. A compilation
of the other players' totals showed Kubisen with 85
for the season and Staley coming next with 72 markers.
Dorazio, C. Miller, H. A'liller, Neidig and Carbaugh
rounded out the '41-'42 squad.
THE "Yearlings under the tutelage of "Jerry" Frock counted off with
Schreiber at one forward spot and House! and Harriger alternating at the
other; Beshore and Beriont handling the backcourt duties; and Wasilewski
doing the jumping. On the records "Ben" Wasilewski showed up best with
a total of 104 markers for the season. Schreiber consistently hit the cords
for a term record of 82 points. Housel, who gamed m shooting accuracy
and in value to the team from game to game, was third with a total of 55.
Harriger, absent from the line-up for several games because of injuries,
garnered 30 points before the season ended. Beriont, coming to Lebanon
Valley from New Jersey between semesters, found little difficulty in gaining
a starting berth on the first year quintet. "Freddie" Beshore came to the
Annville school without having any previous basketball experience and not
only secured for himself a position on the club, but also developed into a back-
court student of parts as the season progressed. The Yearlings will un-
doubtedly prove an asset to the Valley courtsters of '42-'43.
frockmen Show Promise in Cage debut
Date L. V. C. 0pp.
Jan. 7 — Ursinus at Collegeville 19 37
Jan. 10 — Franklin and Marshall at Lebanon .... 34 29
Jan. 14 — Dickinson at Carlisle 32 48
Jan. 17 — Muhlenberg at Allentown 35 44
Jan. 20 — Hershey Junior College at Hershey .... 34 46
Jan. 24 — Gettysburg at Gettysburg 16 36
Feb. 7 — Ursinus at Lebanon 40 22
Feb. 14 — Hershey Industrial School at Lebanon ... 41 30
Feb. 20 — Hershey Junior College at Annville .... 42 46
Feb. 21 Albright at Reading 30 28
Feb. 24 — Gettysburg at Lebanon 40 46
Feb. 26 — Franklin and Marshall at Lancaster .... 30 34
Mar. 3 — Hershey Industrial School at Hershey ... 31 35
Mar. 4 — Albright at Lebanon 34 56
THE Yearling slate shows a somewhat better
record for the season than the Varsity. At
times when playing a steady game of ball the
team looked like, and was, a winner, but then
again, throwing caution to the winds, on other
occasions they would invariably end up with
the higher score in the wrong column.
The most impressive victory of the '41-'42
season was chalked up against the young Dip-
lomats of Franklin and Marshall. Outclassed
and outpassed by the visitors in the first two
stanzas, the Blue and White first-year passers
looked helpless behind a 20-5 first-half score.
Coming back after the rest period the Frosh,
stepping up the tempo to something more than
waltz-time in the third and fourth cantos, racked
up 29 points to the Diplomats' 9 to win standing
up. On February 21 the Valley Yearlings jour-
neyed to Albright with the minimum of five
players due to a siege of injuries, and snapped
the nine-game winning streak of the Albright
Frosh. Wilting in the final chapter after putting
up a strong fight for their Alma Mater, the
Vaileyites dropped their final game to Albright
to close a mediocre season.
Baseball Captures Spring Sportlight
Date L. V. C. 0pp.
April 21 — Elizabethtown at Elizabethtown 4 5
April 23 — *Gettysburg at Annville 1 7
April 25 — Moravian at Bethlehem 4 10
April 28 — Elizabethtown at Annville ... 6 22
April 30 — *MuhIenberg at Allentown 11 7
May 3 — Moravian at Annville 5 10
May 6 — University of Delaware at Wilmington, Del 5 3
May 7 — Washington College at Chestertown, Md 9 11
May 9 — *Ursinus at Annville 2 3
May 10 — 112th Infantry at Annville 8 6
May 14 — Dickinson at Carlisle 7 5
May 15 — *BuckneII at Annville 4 9
May 21 — *Juniata at Huntingdon 7 9
May 24 — *Drexel Tech at Philadelphia 16 6
*Denotes Eastern Pennsylvania Collegiate League games
COACH WILLIAM ULLERY
of discouragement to the Dutchmen, for they received
their worst defeat of the season on April 28 at L. V. C.
at the hands of the same Elizabethtown team that had
defeated them in the opening tussle.
An overwhelming setback of 22-6 from the bats of
E-town's barrage brought the local team to its senses,
and when the Mules of Muhlenberg played host a
few days later, the Blue and White emerged victorious
with a score of 11-7. Frank Kuhn assumed the mound
duties for the home towners and pitched brilliant ball to
earn his first win of the campaign.
The Valley diamond men overacted the part of the
generous host when they permitted the Moravian College
nine to return to Bethlehem a 10-5 winner. At this point
the record for the season read five defeats and one victory.
Frank Kuhn again won himself a hurling victory by
pitching a commendable game against the University of
Delaware, coming out on top with a 5-3 score. The game
COACH William Ullery's baseball nine
of Lebanon Valley College started
the 1941 diamond campaign at Eliza-
bethtown, and engaged in fourteen con-
tests before the season reached its end.
Coach Ullerjr, serving his second term
as pilot for the Flying Dutchmen,
managed to have five encounters in the
winning column out of fourteen starts,
an average of .357 for the season.
The Blue and White team, suffering
from lack of timely hitting in the pinches,
initiated the opening contest on April 21
by coming out on the short end of a 5-4
score, after leading the E-town nine
until the late stages of the game.
The following game with Gettysburg,
played on their home diamond, proved
disastrous to the Blue and White when
the runs were totaled, for the latter
team again was defeated, 7-1.
On April 23, after the first two defeats,
the Annvillites were again set back by
the lads from Moravian on the Bethlehem
field by a score of 10-4. This result
seemed only to serve as another source
was close until the last stanza, but the Valleyites,
with good batting and superb pitciiing, defeated
the foe in the final stages.
Washington College rallied in the latter part of
the game to eke out a 1 1-9 victory over the Blue and
White on the former's diamond. Several days later the
hungry Ursinus Bears came up from Collegeville
and satisfied their appetites after a thirteen-inning
contest by crossing the plate three times while the
home lads fell short with two runs.
On May Day the 1 12th Infantry from Indiantown
Gap marched onto the Maple Street field but re-
treated on an 8-6 loss when their weapons proved
ineffective against the mound-work of a very de-
termined "Bob" Weiler. The Blue and White
batsmen unleashed their full fury on the soldiers,
pounding out ele\'en hits and giving "Bob" inspired
support in the fielding division.
Feeling confident after their defeat of the Army,
the Dutchmen traveled to Carlisle two days later, and
turned back Dickinson College, 7-5. "Art" Russo,
a rookie hurler on the Valley nine, curved them in
to effectively bewilder the Dickinson sluggers. He
was ably assisted, however, by timelj' hitting from
The Bisons of Buckneli next trotted to Annviile
and kicked up the dust, blanketing the Annviile
cohorts and administering a 9-4 defeat. Erratic
fielding, coupled with feeble stick-wielding at the
plate, spelled defeat and the downfall of the Dutch-
Following this set-back, the Dutchmen met the
Indians of Juniata at Huntingdon and were forced
to leave the banks of the Juniata after losing, 9-7.
Lebanon Valley humbled the Dragons of Drexel,
16-6, in the season's closer at Philadelphia. The
Drexel bats were helpless before the stellar hurling
of "Art" Russo.
Captain Frank Kuhn bore the blunt of the '41
pitching duties, with Russo and Weiler also coming
in for their share of the hurling. The infield was
rounded out with Harry Matala at first base, "Don"
Staley patrolling the keystone sack, Kern and Smith
at the hot corner, and "Ed" Schillo behind the bat.
In the outfield "Dick" Beckner, "Charlie" Miller and
Newbaker covered the outer greens.
Date L.V.C. Opp.
Dickinson at Carlisle 1 8
Albright at Reading 5 4
Franklin and Marshall at Lancaster 9
Franklin and Marshall at Annville ^ 9
Elizabethtown at Annville 5 4
Muhlenberg at Annville 9
Juniata at Annville 6 3
Moravian at Annville 3 6
ALTHOUGH starting the season with
only one hold-over on the squad, the
L. V. C. netmen showed to advantage over
their more experienced opponents. Their
courage and will to win was perhaps ex-
emplified best in the Elizabethtown match
when, working behmd a 4-0 disad\'antage,
they emerged the 5-4 victor. The men of
the chalked court also nosed out a much-
praised Albright team, 5-4, in another
highlight of the season.
I ^ENNIS team led by Grimm, per-
*- severing, seasoned . . . Smith, number
one man, cool, hard driving, all-around
player . . . DehufT, good backhand, smooth,
court-wise . . . Fisher, hardest to beat,
steadjr, smashing forehand . . . Downs,
cannon-ball serve, eccentric, spectacular
. . . Guinivan, good forehand, consistent,
plucky . . . Carr, fancy net player, stamina,
foils Clash! Sabers flash!
AT THE beginning of this school year the idea
■^ *• prevalent in the minds of the veteran mem-
bers of the Blue and White Fencing Team was
that a tough schedule lay ahead of them and
that preparation should be made accordingly to
meet it. Consequently, "Dick" Phillips, acting
in the capacity of coach, issued a call for recruits,
new equipment was purchased, and workouts
were begun m the gymnasium.
As the year progressed, however, the
campus foils and sabers men decided
to forego the idea of preparing a team
to meet representatives of other colleges
sponsoring this sport and instead to
devote their time and effort to a
thorough mastery of the rudiments
and then attack the finer points of foil
and saber play for the sheer enjoyment
of the sport.
This small but ambitious and indus-
trious group consisted of four holdovers
from last year's squad, "Dick" Phillips,
"Herm" Fritsche, "Ed" Stansfield, and
John Chambers. Newcomers were
Donald Glen, Charles Frantz, and
' I 'HE general development of interest in archery
-'- has extended to our own campus, where an
Archery Club has been organized. The requirement
for membersiiip is the attainment of a certain score,
which is placed high enough so that only persistent
toxophilites can acquire membership. Adequate
equipment is provided for both men and women,
and provision is made for instructing novices who
are interested in shooting.
The Club's program includes matches with
other schools, competition within the Club,
novelty shoots, and tournaments. The major
competition in which any of the group partici-
pates is the National Telegraphic Archery Tourna-
ment, for girls only. In the most recent one of
this kind, four Club members, Margaretta Carey,
Mary Ellen Klopp, Verna Stonecipher, and Louise
Keller, received certificates of recognition for
Recently the Club has become a member of
the Pennsylvania State Archery Association as
well as the National Archery Association. These
connections enable the organization to contact
others of its kind and arrange matches.
The Club offers one of the most fascinating
and convenient means of sports participation,
as shooting can be done independently of others.
Archers Aim for Higher Scores
Tl /"HEN Old Man Winter's activities
' ' ciiase the sportsmen indoors, iiockey
sticlvs are cast aside and basketballs
take the spotlight. This year's season,
due to the College's program, got into
swing only after the first semester was a
Since inter-dormitory competition
seems to solicit greater interest than
inter-class games, the former was chosen
to start the season. The Day Student
aggregation seems to have been blessed
with basketball stars from all the towns
in the valley, for they pushed off with a
bang and followed through to come
out at the top of the league.
The Honor Squad, under the leader-
ship of Mary Johns, had a rather light
schedule which included competition
with Albright, Shippensburg, Elizabeth-
town, some high school teams, and on
the annual Play Day held on our
own campus. These games were
marked by a friendly atmosphere and
good sportsmanship, the qualities for
which the Squad strives.
W. A. A. Offers Variety of Sports
THE Women's Athletic Association's maxim, "Every girl in a sport, and a sport for
every girl," is the best possible summation of the purpose of the organization — to
give not only the most slvilful lassies an opportunity for participation in sports but
the less experienced players as well.
The requirement for membership is a specified number of points which may be
acquired by participation in both inter- and intramural sports. An annual spring
spree marks the initiation of new members and the awarding of former members who
have gained enough points to earn a letter, or a pin as the case may be.
The sports program offers variety throughout the year — hockey, tennis and soccer
in the fall; badminton, table tennis, basketball in the winter; volleyball, softball,
archery and again tennis in the spring. This group is devoted primarily to the develop-
ment of good sportsmanship rather than high-scoring teams.
Hockey Takes the field
THE Hockey field this year attracted a record number of co-eds from all four
classes, and a super-record number from the freshman class. The girls turned
out to practices at every available opportunity to have a good time, and at the same
time to master the techniques of the game.
This season was quite a successful one in comparison with preceding ones, as the
team chalked up a victory a larger number of times than it went down in defeat. The
record was not surprising to hockey fans, as the season opened with a number of
experienced upper-class players to serve as mainstays for the team: Mary Ellen Klopp,
hockey leader, "Pete" Geyer, Jane Stabley, "Vi" Snell, Mary Johns, Margaretta
Carey, Martha Crone, as well as a number of sophomores.
To neglect mention of the Frosh would be a gross omission, as this year was the
first in the history of hockey on campus that enough first-year girls appeared to or-
ganize a freshman team. It was not a group to be overlooked either, for they lost
only one of the games they played. Hockey served to continue the spirit of camaraderie
along with rivalry.
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To the 1944 Editor of
'V^OURS is the task to prepare another school
annual which will serve as a record of the activities
of your class. If your yearbook means anything, it
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HARRISBURG • PENNSYLVANIA
* Lebanon Valley College Alumni in Active Service *
AuNGST, Dean M 1940
Barnhart, George R 1940
Barnhart, Clifford 1938
Becktel, Russell G 1929
Bell, C. Richard 1941
Bemesderfer, John L 1940
Bentzel, Bernard C 1941
Berger, Lloyd D 1938
BiLLETT, Ralph E 1938
Bittinger, Gerald E 1937
Black, Robert S 1938
Bosnyak, Fred E 1940
Bowman, Thomas B 1940
Burgner, Newton M 1932
Capka, Adolph J 1938
Cassel, Robert 1936
Davis, John T 1936
Davies, Gordon 1938
Deck, J. Stanley 1940
Eastland, Kenneth 1937
Fauber, Earl B 1936
Frey, Raymond T 1939
Goodman, Benjamin M 1939
Grimm, Robert S 1940
Hackman, Robert G 1941
Hamm, Leander H 1939
Heisch, Arthur R 1937
Hemperly, Cecil W 1940
Henne, Russel M 1933
Herman, August C 1940
Hershey, Paul W 1936
Hoffman, Henry F 1940
Immler, Luther H 1939
Jordan, Mitchell 1934
Katchmer, George A 1940
Kauffman, Richard D 1940
Keiter, H. H., Jr 1936
Kessel, Haven W 1941
KiRKPATRICK, J. Wm 1936
Kitzmiller, Lynn H 1941
Klopp, Orvall W 1940
Kreamer, John W 1938
Light, Dr. John B 1934
Light, L. Lloyd 1925
MoLLER, John V 1940
Moody, Richard E 1940
Morrow, Paul K 1940
QuAiD, William H 1925
Rakow, William W 1939
Ralston, James H 1938
Rapp, R. Robert 1941
Rice, Freeman D 1940
RiCKER, J. Henry 1935
Rife, John W 1940
Schott, Henry O 1938
Sechrist, Warren D 1940
Shenk, D. Eugene, Jr 1938
Shenk, Frank L 1941
Smee, Frederick W 1941
Smith, Cyprus G 1938
Smith, Raymond R 1939
Smith, Robert W 1939
Spangler, Robert G 1940
Ulrich, Paul T 1938
Ulrich, Samuel D 1933
Walk, Christian B 1940
Weidman, Roy A 1939
Wert, Robert B 1940
Wolf, Earl E. . 1931
Wright, Robert E 1941
ZusE, P. DeWitt 1926
* former Students •
Bieber, Robert J '38-41
Bryce, George W '39-41
Diefenderfer, Wm. H '38-40
Ebersole, Loy A '38-42
Felker, James '40-41
Guinivan, Robert M '38-42
Habbyshaw, Wm. R '37-39
Hartman, Richard D '38-40
Himmelberger, Harry '41-42
Immler, Richard A '39-42
Kuhn, Franii R '37-41
Lennon, Frank R '37-39
Light, Warren '40-41
Masimer, William F '33-34
Moore, G. Linwood '41-42
Reinlioid, F. Lewis '41-42
Schanbacher, R. V '27-31
Smallev, Leslie R '40-41
Stevens, Alfred E '38-41
Weidman, J. Carl '39-41
Witmeyer, Carl J '37-38
Zentmever, Richard B '40-41
Zierdt, William H 33-36
Zimmerman, Frank S '38-41
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