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Co'I-iiui liy Elinor McDonnell ami Eleanor Jenkins 
uitli Barbara Kephart lifting as Bmmcss Manager. 
Lucille Stewart send as Copy Editor, 





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Glenn £. .Tfnrdn's firs! airplane was a pusher type pcnxred by 
a 30-b.p. engine. ."Volt the tricycle landing gear that reappeared 
oil tbe B-26 ^Marauder medium bomber in World li'ar B. 

One of the first iiiiilttpasscnger planes built in America was the 
Great Lakes Jourcr built by Tilartin in t9t3. Tiir. Tiiartin is 
shown at the controls of the seaplane. 

Jirsl twin-engine bomber built in the Knifed States was the 
:Martin model ^tB-2, shown here flying over Washington in 
I9i9. Jbese big bi-planes were retained by the Air Jorces for 
many years. 

Built in t932, the B-10 with a speed faster than most pursuit 
ships of its day obsoleted all previous bomber types. It won the 
coveted Collier Jrophy for "Mr. TAartin in t933. 

Tbe China Clipper, first of tbe giant ^lartin flying boats, went 
into serpice between San Jrancisco and the Orient in 1935. She 
carried 46 passengers and a crew of five. 









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Sister ship of the China, yiawaiian and Philippine Clippers built 
for Van American Airways was the Soviet Clipper (above). 

7he-2lartin ^(ars, 70-ton flying boat built for the II. S. Tiavy. Originally intended as a long-range patrol 
bomber, the 2iars was converted into a cargo carrier before it saw combat duty and hauled thousands of 
Ions of supplies and men between Alameda and "Honolulu during the war against Japan. 

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Qlenn £. Martin holds a model of the 
!Mars, 70-ton flying boat. On the desk 
is a model of his first plane, built at 
Santa Ana, Calif., in 1909. 


Dedicated to Glenn L. Martin, who stands as a symbol of the progress to come for 
a great nation and for this University as a part of the nation. 

As his contribution to aeronautics has been an integral part in the winning of victory 
it will also aid in the maintaining of a peace complete with understanding and sympathy 
for all humanity. The vast interest and incalculable aid Mr. Martin has given to the 
University toward the furthering of aeronautical engineering and research will not stop 
here but will spread out in ever-expanding circles to encompass the nation and ulti- 
mately the earth. 

Through aircraft, nations will be bound more closely; through a knowledge of air- 
craft and its meanings our students will be ready to accept the challenge offered in a 
new world. Glenn L. Martin has made possible for us, the men and women of tomor- 
row, to carry forward the standards of progress after the flags of embittered nations 
have been dropped forever. 








yl clflss in joiciiln Irtik/iiiKjf. 

Jljc T^eir Doi/ris iiiufcT loiistriicl/oii. 

>V(or((ir lioiircf <mi(/ iIs l<it)pccs at JVfdy Ddv. 

,/ii i'ii()i(ic'<.T iif irork. 

Dean 21ount I'lf^cnls Ihc 'Home ftoiioiinVs 

'President Coiiiiic l/'illiii/iis at the T.S.ll. 
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Dr. Byrd's mnny contributions to Maryland would he diriicult 
to enumerate, hut the fact that the University has risen to the 
status of one of the finest state schools in the country stands 
as a tribute to him. Maryland is proud of its president. 


■TS If- 

William P. Cole, 

J Board of Regents 

The governing body of the University, the Board of Regents, is com- 
posed of ten members appointed by the governor of the state for a nine- 
year term. 

Mr. William P. Cole, Jr., Chairman, practiced law until his entrance 
in World War 1 a'^ Captain and was elected to the House of Repre- 
sentatives in 1930. Other members of the Board this year were Mrs. 
John L. Whitehurst, J. Milton Patterson, Glenn L. Martin, E. Paul 
Knotts, John E. Semmes, Philip C. Turner, Thomas R. Brookes, Harry 
H. Nuttle, and Stanford Z. Rothschild. 

JirsI Haw. Brooks, Nuttle, Patterson, Martin. Second Rouv Rothschild, Semmes, Whitehurst, Knotts. 


The administrative officers have the official duty of 
harmonizing the various branches of the University. 
Miss Alma Preinkert, registrar, received her degree of 
M.A. from George Washington University; Mr. Carl 
Hintz, librarian, M.A., Michigan; Mr. T. A. Hutton, 

purchasing agent, B.A., Nebraska; Mr. Charles L. 
Benton, comptroller, M.S. and C.P.A. from Mary- 
land, and Dr. Edgar Long, director of admissions, 
Ph.D. from Johns Hopkins. 






Dean of Women 

Ai>i i.R H. Stamp 

Miss Adele H. Stamp has Hlled the office of Dean of Women for twenty- 
two years. In that time she has aided the women ot the Maryland campus 
in changing their position from one of insignificance to that which they 
now rightfully hold. Women students know that she can ami will aid 
them in their problems of college life. 

Miss Stamp is Chairman of Education, Maryland Federation of Wom- 
en's Clubs, and National Treasurer of Alpha Lambda Delta. 

Dean of Men 

Men students' chief advisor is James H. Reid, Acting Dean of Men and 
Assistant Professor in the College of Business and Public Administration. 

Following graduation from the College of Business Administration at the 
University of Iowa, Mr. Reid received the degree of Master of Arts from 
American University. He acts as financial advisor of the Student Board, 
handles the housing of male students and supervises student employment. 
Dean Reid's office is crowded continually with students needing friendly 

Ja.MES H. R|;ID 

Student Life Committee 

The Student Life Committee serves as an advisory 
board for student affairs and endeavors to cooperate 
with the students in improving student-administration 
relations. The work of the committee is generally car- 
ried out by various sub-committees, including Com- 
mittees on Health and Sanitation, Social Activities, 

Publications, Registration, Student Government and 
Organizations. The Organizations Committee this 
year approvetl a number of new clubs; the Committee 
on Student Government worked with the Student 
Board, arranging social events antl various activities. 

>C4i(c-rf Leslie, Harman, Bcnion, Prcinkcrt. 
.SNiiiWini;: RakiT, Lciins. Svirbely. Gris- 

wold, While, Reid, Allen, Kramer, 


Graduate School 




The Graduate School Council, primarily concerned 
with establishing requirements for degrees and inves- 
tigating and approving candidates, has continued to 
train students in the field of research, teaching and 
commerce. The Council, composed of the faculty, 
who are instructors in the school, offers instruction to 
college graduates, holders of Master's degrees, and 
advanced under-graduate students at College Park 
and in Baltimore. 

Dean of the Graduate School Council since the es- 
tablishment of that department in 1919 is Dr. Charles 
O. Appleman. Doctor Appleman received his degree 
of Doctor of Philosophy in Bacteriology at the Uni- 
versity of Chicago after graduating from Dickinson 
College, where he specialized also in botany and 
plant physiology. Before assuming his duties at Mary- 
land University, Dean Appleman traveled widely, 
covering Mexico, Canada, and most of the United 

With the cooperation of the Federal Research cen- 
ter at Beltsville and the laboratories of the Bureaus of 

Dka.^ C. O. Applhman 

Mines and Fisheries on the campus, facilities for grad- 
uate work have been increased. Industrial firms and 
the Federal Government have established fellowships, 
giving outside support to graduate and research work. 
Although the teaching staff has decreased and the 
number of students increased, the Graduate School 
Council continued to offer facilities for study leading 
toward all graduate degrees. The degrees offered are 
Master of Art, Master of Science, Master of Educa- 
tion, Master of Business Administration, and the de- 
gree of Doctor of Philosophy. 

Seated: Pyle, Appleman, Kemp. 
Stiinding: Joyal, Drake, Clark, Zukcr, 


Responsible for the beginnings of the College Park 
branch of the University of Maryland is the College 
of Agriculture. In its Technical, Scientific, and Spe- 
cial fields, the College of Agriculture has trained stu- 
dents for agricultural and related occupations, and 
conducted systematic investigations on projects of im- 

College of 

portance to agricultural interests concerning the home 
and the farm. 

Its four principal functions are Resident Instruction, 
Research, Extension and Regulatory. Not only does 
the College fit its young men and women for one or 
more of the fields requiring specialized training, hut 
it provides sufficient cultural subjects to give a 
rounded education. 

Today the American farmer is more important to 
the world than he has ever been. He is feeding an 
America and a world at war. The College of Agricul- 
ture is fitting young people for a today of war and 
a tomorrow of peace. 

Dean T. B. Sy.\\ 




College of Arts and Sciences 

Acting Dean J. Freeman Pyle 

The College of Arts and Sciences provides a bread 
education in the liberal arts and sciences. In the 
junior and senior years, the student completes a close- 
ly unified group of courses leading toward vocational, 
professional, or cultural goals. The v/ork of the last 
two years is divided into four Upper Divisions, 
grouped under the following departments: Biological 
Sciences, Humanities, Physical Sciences and Social 

Looking III oil one oj the many classes. 

Despite the fact that many of its staff has left the 
University to engage in active war work, the College 
of Arts and Sciences has continued to maintain high 
standards and to offer the best courses possible for 
pre-medical, pre-dental, and pre-law students. 

Although many of the Army Specialized Training 
students left the University early in the year, those 
who remained were trained by the College in those 
subjects required. 

Taking full advantage of the proximity of two 
large metropolitan centers to study the problems of 
economics and commerce, the College of Business and 
Public Administration, formerly the College of Com- 
merce, offered both technical and vocational curricula. 
Instruction is offered in Business Administration, Sec- 
retarial Training, Public Administration, and in dc- 

College of 

Business and 



partments of Foreign Trade and Human and Natural 
Resources. Students, with the trainini^ they receive, 
may enter fields of business organization, personnel 
management, state administration, and international 

The College of Business and Public Administration 
continued to aid in the war effort by training students 
of the Army Specialized Training and the Language 
and Area Programs. 

The College now bases all its training in various 
fields of specialization in the study of economics, 
which is the background for all administrative prob- 
lems and structures. 

Learning to lypt' 



College of Education 

Much of the responsibility of preparing a new 
generation to deal with its problems falls upon the 
public schools. Ready to show the young people of 
the nation a better way of life will be the teachers 
trained by the College of Education. 

The college offers courses for those who wish to 
teach in the secondary, preparatory, and vocational 

schools. Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science de- 
grees are given in Arts and Science, Agriculture, Com- 
mercial, Home Economics, Industrial and Physical 

Acting Dean Arnold E. Joyal has led in the effort 
to make a reality of the dream of a twelve-year public 
school plan in Maryland. 

ll'hal's iieic? 

Acting Arnold E. Joyal 



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Dean S. S. Steinberg 

Under the guidance of Dean S. S. Steinberg, the 
College has trained enlisted men in the Army Spe- 
cialized Training Program; has prepared men to be- 
come officers in the ground and air forces of the 
Army and the Navy; has conducted classes for men 
and women of the State of Maryland to prepare them 
for work to expedite war production; and has trained 
students for work in industrial plants. It has provided 
the professional engineers needed to design and to 

3)1 one of ibc labs. 

construct for victory. 

Although the principal aim of the College is to 
train yoimg men and women for the profession of 
Engineering, it insists that they have sufficient cul- 
tural courses to equip them for their duties as citizens. 

The College of Engineering includes the Depart- 
ments of Chemical, Civil, Electrical and Mechanical 


College of Home Economics 

J/je latest sfv/fs in iJu- iiuifcim) 

The first aim of the College of Home Economics is 
to train young women in home making; the second, to 
prepare women students for professional work. Co- 
operating with the war effort, the College has stressed 
the latter. It is realized that a strong home could 
mean little to a defeated nation, and students have 
been and are continuing to be prepared for work 
that can aid in successfully ending the war. 

The College of Home Economics is organized into 

Dean Marie Mount 

the Departments of Foods and Nutrition; Textiles, 
Clothing and Art; and Home and Institution Man- 
agement. A home management house is maintained 
to give the students practical application experience. 
Students having high scholastic averages may be 
elected to Omicron Nu, national Home Economics 
honor society. The Home Economics Club is affiliated 
with the American Home Economics Association. 


With the armed services in desperate need of 
nurses, the University of Maryland has accelerated 
its nurse's training without lowering its high stand- 
ards. The student nurses arc able to acquire a Bach- 

School of 



elor of Science degree by attending the University at 
College Park for two years and completing two more 
years of training at the LIniversity branch in Balti- 

Having unlimited use of fully equipped University 
Hospital, the students may obtain practical instruc- 
tion in psychiatric training through an affiliation of 
the University with the Shephard and Enoch Pratt 
Hospital and may be introduced to public health 
nursing by the Western Health District of the City 
Health Department. All branches of nursing from 
dermatology and surgery through emergency work 
in the accident wards are offered for study. 

SUIM RINII Mil M l\ Y H. Cl.lllORl) 




THE accelerated program caused many of the students to graduate at the end 
of the summer session on September twenty-eighth. Although they had 
to go to classes in the hottest Maryland weather, the students realized that the 
degree that would be theirs at the end of the quarter was worth its price. 
At their graduation ceremony in the women's Held house at eleven o'clock, 
the Reverend Dr. Joseph l\. Peaslee, of the Bethany Evangelical Lutheran 
Church of Baltimore, graduate of the University of Maryland in the class of 1939, 
gave the invocation and the benediction. The address, "Science and a World 
at War," was delivered by Dr. John C. k'rantz, professor of Pharmacology, 
School of Medicine, Baltimore. 

Francrs Ann Bf.cker 

Jakoiiia Park 

Business and Public Administration 

B.S. 1*B 

Ncwm.Tn Club; Daydodgcrs Club. 

Ji;a.m a. Davidson 
li'asbin0on. D.C. 
Home Economics 



Sarah Virginia Brow.n 
Sandy Sf>rin0 

VC.R.A., Daydodgcrs Club. 

Ji;an Francis Ford 

Arts and Sciences 
B.A. AM'f) 

Footlight Club, Canterbury C'lub; 1942 Autumn 
('.irnival C'ommittCL', Old Line Network; Alph.n 
Psi Omega, 

Bi;ss Cri.i.nspoon 

Robert Francis Gritzan 


Siircr Sl'rinil 

Arts and Sciences 






Hillel Foundation, 


and Key. Vice Prcs . .Men's Glee 



Olafur Hallgrimsson 
Heykjavik, Jcehmd 
Business and Public Administration 

Maximo Levlv 

Caguas, Puerto Rico 

Arts and Sciences 



Portia Kahler Meares 
Washington, B.C. 
Arts and Sciences 


Mary Rechner 

B.A. nB* 

Diamondback ; Vice-Pres., Pres.. Women's 
League; Victory Council; Student Government 

Association; Pan-Hellenic Council; 
Activities Chairman; Pi Phi. 



Chi Sigma 

Ernst J. Solberc 

7/'(is/jiii()(oii, D.C. 


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Sec. Tau Beta Pi; Reporter. Alph.i 

Morton Allan Hyman 
IPashington, D.C. 

Arts and Sciences 
B.S. *H2 

Mildred Marburv 

Chery Chase 
Arts and Sciences 



Virginia Raymond 

ll'ashington, D.C. 

Arts and Sciences 


Spanish Club; Women's League; W.R.A.; 
Terrapin Trail Club. 

Florence R. Ruskin 
Washington, D.C. 

Arts and Sciences 

^tiiryhtiul Quarlerly. 

Lucille C. Stein 
Jiiaius, iMassacljusctts 

Arts and Sciences 
B.S. <i>2:s 

HiUcI Foundation; Victorv Council. 

enior s 

Phyllis Valeria Stortz 
ll'ashingtou, D.C. 

Arts and Sciences 
B.S. AiA 

Victory Council; Daydodger's Club; Psy- 
chology Club. 

Marie Katherine White 
ll'ashington. D.C. 


Beatrice June Tiiearle 
Qlen Jnn 

Arts and Sciences 

Daydodger's Club; Spanish Club; Calvert 
Debate Club. 

Charles Lela.nd Winn, Jr. 
B.S. AT" 

Freshman track and boxing; Vice-Pres., Inter- 
fraternity Council; Pres., Alpha Tau Omeg.n; 
Co-chairman, Senior Week Committee. 

Estelle Wolowitz 

ll'ashington, D.C. 



AE*, A^l'9. 

Historian, Footlight Club; Pres., Alpha Psi 
Omega; Rush Chairman, Alpha Epsilon Phi. 






A FTER three or four years of hard college work and a share of college fun, 
_/ \_ the December class of the 1944 graduates received their degrees. Some 
of the students had gone to the University for four complete years, although the 
majority had, through the accelerated courses, completed their work in less than 
four years. The ceremony was held in the Agriculture Auditorium at eleven 
o'clock in the morning on December twenty-second. The Reverend Mr. Henry 
R. Osgood of the First Baptist Church in Hyattsville delivered the invocation 
anil the benediction. Remarks to the graduates were made by various University 
guests, and Dr. Byrd, as is traditional, presented each graduate with his diploma. 

DoRoniiY A. Clark 
Washii\0on. D.C. 

1 lome Economics 
BS. -iA^ 

Chairm.ln of Poster Committee, Victory Coun- 
cil; Freshman Week Committee. 

Dorothy Jam; Cosilboo.m 
Jakoma Vark 
I loinc Economics 
B.S. .i.iA, A.\^, OX 

Soph. Prom Committee; Chairman, Bond 
[drives; Vice-Chairman, Chairman, Victory 
Council; Head cheerleader; Prcs., Delta Delta 
Delta; Prcs., Panhcllcnic Council; Freshman 
Week Committees; W R.A. Athletic Award; 
"M" licwfc Staff; Secretary, Women's League; 
May Day Court; Vice-Pres., Omicron Nu. 


BS. .ir+ 

A.SM.E.; Pres., Delta Sigma Phi; Lutheran 
Club; Intcrfraternily Council. 

A.sN Cook 

T'/)il,iiitl/ilii,i, PciKisy/i'iiiiiii 

Business nnd Public .Administration 

S'ewman Club; Independent Students' Union; 
Art Club. 

Sai.i.y Dubois 
1('(is/iiii()(oii, h.C. 

BS. AiA 

V'ictory Council; SGA Dance Committee. 

Jr.AN Encklbacii 
Chevy Chase 

Home Economics 
B.S. AOn, ON 

Canterbury Club; Vice-Pros., Home Hconomics 
Club; junior Prom Committee; Art Club; 
Sl'C, Alpha Omicron Pi. 


Marjorie Falk 


Arts and Sciences 



Sec. and Chairman, Student Victory Council; 
Student Board, May Day Committee; Freshman 
and Sophomore Prom Committees. 

Alberto J. Garcia-Zamora 

AguadiUa, Puerto Rico 

Arts and Sciences 
Spanish Club. 

Vera Louise Hartman 
Chevy Chase 

Arts and Sciences 

Jerrapin, Pres., French Club; Treas., Kappa 
Delta; Presbyterian Club. 

Kenneth Maskell 

B.S. -AE, :i:AO 

Pres., Sigma Alpha Epsilon; German Club; 
Newman Club; Latch Key. 

Ellen Jayne Mead 
5Vf(. Hainier 
Business and Public Administration 
Baptist Student Union. 

Betty Frances Ott 

!Mt. Jlainier 




Catherine Isabel Ray' 

Arts and Sciences 

Spanish Club; Clef and Key; Women's 

Arnold Elliott Seigel 

V'ashington, D.C. 


B.S. *A, TBn, ^h:;, ■j-k* 

Vice-Pres., A.S.M.E.; Sec, Phi Eta Sigma; 
Sec, Pres., Tau Beta Pi; Daydodgers' Club; 
Hillel Club. 

Sidney R. Caller 

Arts and Sciences 
BS. TE* 

Hillel Foundation, Bnai Brith Organization. 

Xlia.v To.viAS Carcia-Tamayo 

San Criitobal, Tenezuela 



Jeanne Kaplan 
Washington, D.C. 
Arts and Sciences 


AE*, 2A0 

Jea.n Miller McComas 

Arts and Sciences 
B.S. AAn 

Glee Club; Riding Club; Art Club; Women's 

Joseph Cordon Naegele 


Business and Public Administration 

B.S. BA>I', Bri: 

Baptist Student LInion. 

Marjorie Lucille Ranney 
1('rts)ji>i^(oii, D.C. 

Home Economics 

Old Line Network; T)iamotidback , Women's 
League; Home Economics Club; House Pres., 
Margaret Brent; Senior Chairman, May Day; 
Independent Students* Union. 


CiiMfoii, Ohio 

Arts and Sciences 

Canterbury Club; French Club; Jermlun. 

Mary Alice Spielman 

Washington, D.C. 

Home Economics 

B.S. AAA, OX, ^K* 

Daydodgers' Club; Writer's Club. 


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Jlcyaiidria, Ta. 

Arts and Sciences 

Spanish Club Riding Cliib; Canterbury Club 
S\simniing (^hib; >X'omcn's League. 


^lanzanar, Calijornia 

Arts and Sciences 

Baptist Student Llnion; Sec, Sociology Club. 

y. ^ 

Rlllll WOLISO.N- 

Arts and Sciences 


LoRRAI.\r; Zi;.MiL 


Hillel Foundation; Prcs. and Sec, 


Arts and Sciences 

Epsilon Phi, Sociology Club. 




WiiiLu the students plowed through Hnnl examinations, the graduating 
class of March, 1945, were handed their degrees by President H. C. Byrd. 
The deans of the respective colleges presented the candidates for degrees. 
Unlike the usual March day, March twenty-sixth was a sweltering hot day, 
and the graduates, garbed in the traditional black cap and gown, felt the heat 
even more than the audience did. The Reverend Mr. Nathaniel C. Acton, 
Rector, St. Andrews Church, College Park, delivered the invocation and the bene- 
diction, and George Irving Chandler, soloist, sang "The Cross" and "Cielo e 
Mar." The address, given by Mr. Wendell F. Dunn, principal of the Forest 
Park High School, was of great significance to both audience and graduates. 

Rinii Ann Ai.nRinr.i- 

Arts and Sciences 

Women's League; rcrraiiin, House Prcs., Kec. 
Sec, Kappa Kappa Gamma. 

Aim iiiiK 1 1. B.M.i.ARn 




Pres , Phi Eta Sigma; Sec, Vice Prcs., Tau 

Beta Pi; Sec, A.l.O.E.; Captain, ROTC. 


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Carlos Eilei;n Barnes 

Arts and Sciences 


Council, Vice-chairman, Autumn 

; Freshman Week Committee,- Wesley 



Club; Freshman Prom Committee; Red Cross. 

Philip Warren Brewer 

B.S. AZ* 

Treas., ASCE; Sec, Treas., Delta Sigma Phi. 

Melvin Samuel Cohen 

Clef and Key; Band; Orchestra 
Show; Intramural Softball; Vicc-Pres., Pres., 
A.I.Ch.E.; Hillel Foundation; Viamomlback. 
Pres., Tau Epsilon Phi; Musical Director, 
1945 Varsity Show. 

Eleanor Crowe 
lUashington, D.C. 

Home Economics 

Newman Club. 

Dorothy Douglas 
Eansdowne, Pa. 

Arts and Sciences 

Chairman, Student Board; Mortar Board; 
Student Board Dance Committee; Freshman 
Week Committee; May Day Committee; Fresh- 
man Prom Committee; Social Chairman, 
Sophomore Prom Committee; Riding Club; 
Business Manager, Viamomiback. 

Frances Moffatt Bradley 
Silver Spring 

Home Economics 

Art Club; Home Economics Club; Sophomore 
Prom Committee. 

Virginia Anna Blicher 
J^ewtowii, Pa. 


Student Grange; Block and Bridle; Women's 
Chorus; Wesley Club; Riding Club; Terrapin 
Trail Club. 

Phyllis A. Couchman 




Glee Club; Clef and Key; Spanish Club; 
Viamondback, Panhellenic Council. 

Ruth Lee Dawson 
Ricbmoitd, Ta. 

Arts and Sciences 
B.S. AAn 

Treas., Alpha Delta Pi; German Club; WRA. 

Katherine Farquhar 
Sandy Spring 

Arts and Sciences 

Associate Editor, Maryland Quarlerly. 


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Irene Fredrickson 

Home Economics 

Pres., Alpha Omicron Pi; Pres., Women's 
Chorus; Pres., S.M.A.C.; Treas., Panhellenic 
Council; Clef and Key; Freshman Week Com- 
mittee; Dance Committee; Newman Club; 
Home Economics Club. 

Virginia Gibson Hohing 

Home Economics 
B.S. r*B 

Home Economics Club. 

Ruth Sample Lamond 
li'asbingion, D.C. 

Arts and Sciences 

Sociology Club.. 

Mildred E. Gross 
THanchester, Pa. 
Home Economics 




League; Lutheran Club; Riding 


Harry A. Kahn 

Sili'cr Spring 



TE*, *HS 


Hillel Foundation; Sec. -Treas., Phi 

Eta Sigma, 

; Vice-Pres., A.I.Ch.E.; Intramural 


Intramural Boxing; Treas., Tau 

Epsilon Ph 

Ruth Lingle 


Home Economics 


r*B, OX, AAA 

Pres., Omicron Nu,- Mortar Board; Victory 
Council; Presbyterian Club; Red Cross; 
Home Economics Club. 



Bl ITY Mul.l.AN' 

ll'asbw0cin, D.C. 


Arts and Sciences 






and Chief Announcer, Old 


Newman C!Iiih. 

Network," Men's Glee Clubr Victory Council. 


Home Economics 
B.S. KA, (i.\ 

Social Chairman, Rush ("hairman, Vice-Pres., 
Kappa Delta; Program Chairman, Sec, Home 
Economics Club, Pres., Y.W.C.A., W.R.A.— 
"M" Award; Panhellenic Council; May Day 
Committee; Treasurer, Omicron Nu.. 

Fridfrick C. PjIII-PITT 



German Club; A.I.Ch.E.; Intramural toot- 
ball, Softball, basketball, ho.xing. 

Ci.MKr Rich 
.Sliorl Xrlls, '"V.]. 
Arts and Sciences 

KA, i:Ai) 



Arts and Sciences 
B.A. r-m, AAA 

Sec, Alpha Lambda Delta; Pres., Mortar 
Board; Treas., Pres., Clef and Key; Vtamonit- 
back staff; Co-chairman of Drive for Sym- 
phony Orchestra Funds; Pres., ^X'omen's 
Chorus; Treasurer, S.M.A.C.; Freshman Week 
Committee; Freshman Prom Committee; Vice- 
Pres., Gamma Phi B^'ta. 

Jank E. PLriT 


Victory Council 

International Relations Club. 



MARtiAKin' Emma Richaruson 
While JiaU 

Home Economics 
BS, ArA, 


Footlight Club; Victory Council; Red Cross; 
Riding Club; Orchestra; Panhellenic Coun- 
cil ; ("let and Key. 

Presbyterian Club; Victory Council; hlouse 
Pres,, Alpha Xi Delta; Women's League; 
Home Economics (^lub; Sec, Omicron Nu. 

MuRinu RoTir,MAM 

LhAH B. Si|R11:R 

7itchburcl, y\lass. 


Arts and Sciences 




B.S. r:TP: 


uuthacb > Riding C^lub; Vicc-Pres., 


W.R.A. — "M" Award; \iembership Chair- 


Spanish Club; Clanterbury Club, 
Wii.i.iA.w Sciii.!., Jr. 

man, Social Chairman, W.R A.; Pres., Physi- 
cal Education Major's C'lub; Intramurals; 
Freshman Committee. 

ll'aihington, D.C. 

Mary O. Shumate 


C7;ci'y Chine 




Arts and Sciences 

Delta Kappa; Pres., Inlerfratcrnity Council; 
Pres.,; Lt. Col., ROTC; Chairman 
of Ratting Committee; C'hairman of Autumn 
Carnival; C'hairman of Panhellenic Intcr- 
fratcrnity Ball; Chairman of Student Book 
Co-op; Chairman of Blood Drive; SUideiit 
Board; Victory Council ; Old Line Network. 


Port Chester. ?^y. 

Business and Public Administration 

B.S. i:x 

Footlight Cluh, Clet and Key. 



Women's Chorus; Clef and Key; Newman 
Club; Vicc-Prcs., Sociology Club; Trcas., 
Vice-Prcs., Kappa Kappa Gamma. 

Elizaiuth Gkuvhr WnSTON 

Arts and Sciences 
B.A. \zi 

Mortar Board; Victory Council; Sec, Wcsk-y 
Club; Sec, Student Religious Activities Coun- 
cil; Women's Chorus; Clef and Key; Baptist 
Student Union; Freshman Week Committee; 


ll'inbiiicilon, D.C. 

Arts and Sciences 



Women's League; Pros., ViccPres . 

Pi Beta 

Phi; Pres., Dorm Annex "C." 


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THE largest graduating class of the year was that upon which degrees were 
conferred in June. Although left behind by the students of the University 
who accelerated their education and graduated ahead of their classmates of their 
freshman year, the June graduates enjoyed the glamour connected with a con- 
ferring of degrees in the traditional month of graduations, June. 

Spring came early in 1945, but the June class knew the miseries of the change- 
able weather in College Park. Walking over the campus under a burning sun 
one day and over the same campus in three inches of mud the next came to be 
second nature to the students; however, the would-be graduates worked through 
a season that was both hot and cold and were presented degrees of Bachelors 
of Science and of Art by President Byrd. 

Jane Adams 

Home Economics 
B.S. A-ill, OX 

Panhellcnic Council; Victory Council; Glee 
Club; Home Economics Club; Freshman Com- 

James B. Armstrong 
Sparrows Point 

B.S. 2AE sports. 

Audrey Bawernschmidt 

Arts and Sciences 

Independent Students' Union; French Club; 
Wesley Club. 

Mary Angela Aiello 


Arts and Sciences 



Vice-Prcs., Spanish Club; Newman Club; 

Freshman Week Committee; 


Council; Pres., Alpha Xi Delta. 

Betty Atkinson 

Lyons, T^.J. 

Arts and Sciences 



Vice-Pres., Women's Chorus; 


Alpha Oniicron Pi; Presbyterian Club. 

Margaret R. Bimttie 

Arts and Sciences 

Social Chairman, Daydodger's Club; Women's 
Chorus; Red Cross; Delta Delta Delta Sopho- 
more Scholastic Award; Executive Committee; 
May Day. 







£fu'cs, Delawinc 

Arts and Sciences 
B.A. .\Ml 

Sociology Club; Sec, Alph.i Delta Pi. 

A.sNnrrn Bi;rnsti=in 


Arts and Sciences 



Alici; Bic.cs 

li'itsbiinlton, B.C. 


B.A. AE* 


Arts and Sciences 

Sociology Club, Trcas., Alpha Epsilon Phi. 


Club, Independent Stud 

Bfrnici; Marilyn Biron 
It'iiibiiigton, B.C. 

Arts and Sciences 

Clairi; Booth 


Home Economics 

Sociology Club 


Art Club. 

Thf.lma M. Booth 


Business and Public Administration 


Swirtiming C'liib, Riding CUih ; Lutheran 
Club, OidUMiidl'dtt. Trcas,, Alpha Omicron 

A on 

Hlll.m Elizai)i;th Brown 
Arts and Sciences 

Wesley Club YVi'.C.A.. Independent Stu- 
dents' Union. 

Cixp.LiA Ruth Bucknfr 

Jakoma Park 

Jfannf Bull 

Arts and Sciences 

7('cs)/u'U, AM. 

B.S. r+B 


Home Economics 

Presbyterian Club, Daydodgers' 



Women's Chorus, Sec, Sigma 


Victory Council. 


Allvfrtta H. Bussf.y 

Edna Cathfrini-: BinLi;R 

£im(I>iVi(iii Jicights 



Home Economics 



Women's Chorus, Riding (Mub; Psychology 

JuNF Cathi;rinf 
Wasbincitoii, D.C. 

Home Economics 
B.S. AiO 

Daydodgers' Club; Victory Council; Rcc. 
Sec, Alpha Xi IXdta; Trcas., Women's 
League; Sec. Trcas., Student Board; Home 
Economics Club. 

Cathfrini: R. Cochra.n 
C'leortfi'town, Md. 

I lome Economics 
B.S. KA 

Home Economics C'lub; Newman Club; 
House Manager, Kappa Delta. 


Daydodgcr's Club; Baptist Student Llnion. 

Stanton Harry Chappfll 
Ctiiitfor, JV.C. 

Arts and Sciences 

Pres., Riding Club, Pres., Sec, Lambda Chi 

Dorothy Anni; Cockfrillf. 
Cbirv Chase 

Arts and Sciences 
B.A. I'l'B 

nfriiuc'iii/liiiifc, Pres., Women's League; Pros., 
Gamma Phi Beta; Canterbury Club. 


Betsy Jo Cockrell 

Myra Cohen 

ll'ashington, B.C. 

Bronx, T^.J. 

Home Economics 

Arts and Sciences 


I. Douglas Cook 

B.A. AE* 
Pres., Treas., Alpha Epsilon Phi, Women's 
League,- Inter-Sorority Athletics. 


Isabella Hampson Corwin 





Arts and Sciences 


A.S.M.E., Pres., Phi Sigma Kappa, 


Interfraternity Council; Viamondback. 

German Club. 

Ra.ndolph Coyle, IV 

Arts and Sciences 
B.A. 2AE 

Daydodger's Club, Old Line Network, 
Chairman, Student Board Dance Committee, 
Military Reporter, DiitHioiidbacfe, Eminent 
Herald, SAE, Clef and Key,- Student Board 
Member, Cadet 2nd Lt., 1st Lt., Capt., Cadet 

Barbara Lee Crane 
ll'ashington, T>.C. 
Arts and Sciences 



Freshman, Sophomore Prom Committees, Bap- 
tist Student Union; Vuiinondback i Sociology 

Col , ROT.C. 

Virginia C. Csonka 

Phyllis R. Croswell 


C/;fi'y Chase 

Home Economics 




Chorus; Orchestra; Women's 

Foollight Club; Art Club; Women's 


Helen DeLoach 
Colniiif^irt, S.C. 

LuciLE DeGrazier 
Je^xarkana, Arkansas 
Business and Public Administration 
B.S. KKr 

Treas., Old Line Network; Canterbury Club; 
Riding Club; Victory Council; Jerrtipin, Red 

Luann Fletcher Detar 

College Park 

Arts and Sciences 

B.S. r<I>B, :2A0 

Women's Chorus; Canterbury Club; Y.W.C.A.; 

Clef and Key. 

Gloria Helen Anna Engle 
ll'ashington. D.C. 

Arts and Sciences 
B.A. Ar 

Vice-Pres., Orchestra. 

Margaret Ann Fisher 
ll'ashington, D.C. 
Home Economics 

Independent Students' Union; Home Eco- 
nomics Club; Canterbury Club. 

BS. K-'' 

Freshman Representative, Vice-Pres., Pres., 
W.R.A.; Vice-Pres., Pres., Phys. Ed. Club; 
Riding Club; Baptist Club; Women's League 
Representative; Freshman Week Committee; 
3nd Vice-Chairman. Student Board. 

C. Lee Dooley 
liHfbiciiiii Heights 
Arts and Sciences 


Newman Club. 

;K, 2A0 

Barbara Faulkner 
ll'ashington, D.C. 

Home Economics 
B.S. KA 

Art Club; Clef and Key; Newman Club; 
Home Economics Club. 

Catherine H. Ford 

Home Economics 

Vice-Pres., Corresponding Sec, Canterbury 
Club; Home Economics Club; Social Service 
Chairman, Kappa Delta. 



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Dorothy Hart Foster 

Clu'i'v Cbiise 

Home Economics 

Jerrapitt, Assistant Circulation Manat^cr 
Viamondback , Pres., Home Economics Club 

Craci; Marian Fuinck 

Arts and Sciences 
B A. 


!Massillon, Ohio 

Home Economics 
B.S. r<l>B, riAK 

Victory Council; Home Economics Club; Cir- 
culation Manager, Diamondhack. 

Fra.s'K S. Croit 

B.S TE* 

Pres., AS. ME. 

Alice Evti-yn Harma.m 
Business and Public Administration 

Margaret Christini-; He.vipli; 

Washington, D.C. 

Home Economics 

B.S. T'l'li, ti^\-- 

Circulation Manager, VituuoiulihKk , Sec, Pi 

Delta Epsilon; Home Economics Club, 

Gloria Hoi i man' 

Monsey, T^.J. 
Home Economics 



Art Club; Home nconomtcs C'lub; Footlight 
Stage Crew; Canterbury Club; Spanish Club; 
Trench Club; Jermptti. 

Florence Hurley 

B.S. IK i:.\(i 

Daydodgcr's Club; Clanlerbury Club. 
Y.W.C.A.; Treas., Sigma Kappa; May Day 


JiiANNEiTi; Key Freeze 


Arts and Sciences 
Sociology Club; I.S.U. 

V'lRA \\. GaTCH 


Arts and Sciences 

Women's Chorus. Trail Club; Psychology 

Thomas P. Graham 

Arts and Sciences 
BS. ex 

Psychology Club; Interfratcrnity Council; 
Pres., Theta Chi; Riding Club; Capl.. 
ROTC; Newman Club. 

Mary Elizabeth Harki-.r 


Home Economics 
B.S. r*B 

Circulation .^ta^ager, Uiamondbath , Wesley 
Club; Sec, Gamma Phi Beta; Home Eco- 
nomics Club; International Relations Club. 

Calvin B., Jr. 

K'rts/jiMtjioM, n.c. 

Business and Public Administration 

Barbara An.'vI Hicks 
7('<is/7i(u;(oii, D.C. 
Arts and Sciences 

B A. 



Jorcst mh, T^.y. 

.Arts and Sciences 
BA. A1'M> 

Treas., Sociology Club; Sec, Alpha Epsilon 
Phi; Hillel Poundation. 

Nancy G. Jli i erson 
Tiil.'i)iiiii 7'iirl; 

Arts and Sciences 
BS. Xo 

Sociology Club. 

Eleanor Elizabeiii Jenkins 

Home Economics 

Scholarship reprcsentalivc, Kapp.i Kappa Gam- 
ma; Home Economics Club; Managing editor, 
Co-editor, 7errapiir, Canterbury Club; Vic- 
tory Council - 

SoNjA J. Johnson 

Daydodger's Club; Women's Chorus; French 
Club; I.S.U. 


College ?ttrk 
Home Economics 


Doris Lundqihst 

Siher Spring 


Muriel Christie N4aier 
'li'asbincitou, B.C. 
Arts and Sciences 



Lois Anni; Martin 
ll'ashincltcn, D.C. 

Arts and Sciences 

Victory Council; Jerrapint Spanish Club. 

Grace Marie Mattingly 
ll'ashingion, D.C. 

Arts and Sciences 
B.A. KKI' 

Vicc-Cbairman, Red Cross. 

Joy Ann McFarlane 
li'ashingion, D.C. 
Home Economics 



Anne Elizabeth Johnson 
IPashington, D.C. 

Arts and Sciences 
BA. A^^ 

Victory Council; Clef andj<cy; Wesley Club; 
May Day Committee; Sophomore Prom Com- 
mittee; Red Cross. 

Bai^bara Ann Kephart 
Jakoiua Park 

Home Economics 
B.S. KA, nAE 

Pres., Rush Chairman, Kappa Delta; Pres., 
Panhellcnic Council; Chairman, May Day 
Committee; Treas., Pi Delta Epsilon; Student 
Board ; Business Manager, Jernipin ; Business 
Manager, Old £iue , Home Economics Club; 

Aileen B. Levin 

Arts and Sciences 
BA. <I>22 

Sociology Club. 

Inez MacLeod 

Home Economics 
BS r<I>B 

Women's Chorus; Clef and Key; S.M.A.C. 

Betty Anne Manley 

Home Economics 
BS. AA^ 

Vice-Pres., Women's League; Sec, Vice-Pres., 
Newman Club; Sec, Home Economics Club; 
Chairman, May Day CommittL»e; Sophomore 
Prom Committee; Sec, Delta Delta Delta; 
Victory Council. 

Clotiloa Mvhr Mateny 

BS, AA.i 

W.R.A.; Autumn Carnival; Freshmen Week 
Committee; W.R.A. Athletic Award. 

Elinor K. McDonnell 
Arts and Sciences 

Women's Editor, Co-editor, Terrapin; Second 
Vice-Chairman, Student Board; Social Chair- 
man, Mortar Board; Vice-Pres., Student Board 
Co-op; Rush Chairman, Kappa Delta; Script 
Director, Old Line Network; Art Staff, Old 
Line; Newman Club; Clef and Key; Fresh- 
men Prom Committee; May Day Committee; 
Freshmen Week Committee; Black and Gold 
Ball Committee. 

Evelyn M. Medwedeff 




William Earli; Mi(:ki;y, Jr. 
7r<is/iiii(;(o(i, B.C. 

Arts and Sciences 
B.A. Ki: 

Orchestra; Boxing. 

Mary \'ir(.i.\'ia .MoLrJKS' 
CtMiloii. Ohio 

Arts and Sciences 
B.A. KKI' 

Prcs,, Kappa Kappa Gamma; C'antt'rliur\ 
Club; Panhclk-nic C'ouncil; Freshman Week 
Commiitcc; International Relations Club; 


Engineering and Arts and Sciences 

Pres., Hillel Foundation; Chairman, Executi\'e 
Board, Hillel; Intcrfaith Clouncil; A I.ChE.; 
Chemistry Club. 

Er.s' a. Otto, Jr. 
Sparrows Point 


Vicc-Prcs., Wesley Club; Student and Faculty 
Religious Activities Council; German Club; 
"M'-n^'ok Staff; I.S.U.; Engineer Staff, Pub- 
licity Staff, Old Line Network ; Reporter, Cir- 
culation Staff, DuiinotulliiKk , Rossborou^h 

Ei.i.A B. Harks 

Home Economics 
B.S. AZ-i 

Clef and Key; Womcti's (!horus; Victory 

Doris Elnsanda Piiipps 

Arts and Sciences 
B.A. ^A^ 

W.R.A.; Wesley Club; Clef and Key; Vic- 
tory Council; Red Cross; Freshman Prom 
Committee; FootliKht C!]ub. 

Mariiia Jan'i; Poiil 
Silver Sj'nficl 
B.S. KKr 

Treas., Kappa Kappa Gamma 

J. Frhdhrica Millf.r 

Dioikirl:, Ti.J. 
Arts and Sciences 


Flori.n:cf. M. Ni-.vy 
Home Economics 
Newman Club. 

Jam; O'Rolirk 



BS. K-^ 

Footlight Club; Clef and Key; Sec. Editor, 

Kappa Delta; May Day Committee. 

Mii.iiRii) Rosa Otto 
.s'fiirroii's T'oimI 


Sec, Wesley Club; Y.WC.A.; Women's 
C;horus; French Club; Old Line Network 

Elfanor Ross Pi.ri.RSON 

Ti.iysi.fc, ."V."!'. 

Business and Public Administration 

B.S. Aon 

Women's Chorus. 

DoRoi iiv Pi II .man 

Arts and Sciences 
Clef and Key; Daydodger's Club. 

MaRCARFT A.'^J.-'jn PllTMAN 

ICiis/tiiK/loti, 7).C. 

.Arts and Sciences 

Daydodger's Clidi Presbyterian ("iub 

Spanish Chdi. 

Mary Lit: RAiMAi.riR 


1 lome Economics 



Home Economics Club; Art C'lub; Victory 
Council; House Manager, Kappa Kappa 
Gamma. Rai. Raski.s' 
Jersey City, Ti.J. 

Arts and Sciences 
BS. <i'i:i:, lAO 

Hillel Foundation; (^or. Sec, Rec. Sec. 
Treas., Phi Sigma Sigma. 



.. / 

Edith Caroline Reid 


Home Economics 

Panhcllcnic Council, Victory Council. 

Elizabeth M. Ring 

Seattle, Washington 

Arts and Sciences 

B.S. KKr, n^E 

Cor. Sec, Activities Chairman, House Pres., 
Kappa Kappa Gamma; Editor-in-chief, Man- 
aging Editor, Women's Editor, News Editor, 
Viainondback, Associate Editor, Old Due, 
"M" Boofe; Terrapin, Treasurer, Pi Delta 
Epsilon; Sec, Historian, Mortar Board; 
Victory Council; Women's League; Freshman 
Week Committee; Chairman, Publicity Com- 
mittee; Freshman Mixer; Religious Life Re- 
ception Committee, Publicity. 

Mary Jane Rodgers 

Arts and Sciences 
B.S. KKl" 

Psychology Club; Riding Club. 

Mary E. Rose 
Home Economics 
B. S. 

Home Economics Club. 

Randolph C. Scholl 


Business and Public Administration 

Bs. ex 

Chairman, Student Board; Varsity Football; 
Vice-Pres., Theta Chi; Fraternity Bowling; 
Intramural Basketball, Baseball. 

Barbara Mabel Seviour 
Silver Spring 

Arts and Sciences 
B.S. AAA, ::te 

Baptist Student Union; Women's Recreation 
Association; Psychology Club; Daydodger's 

Sylvia Marie Shade 
Qarden City, 5V.D'. 

Home Economics 

Home Economics Club; Autumn Carnival; 
Freshman and Sophomore Prom Committees; 
Di.iMWMrfiKick, Victory Council; Backstage 
Footlight Club. 

Vivian B. Smelkinson 

Arts and Sciences 
B.S. AE<I> 

Hillel; Victory Council; Sociology Club; 
Psychology Club; War Bond Queen, 1944; 
Sorority Athletics; Red Cross. 


Betty Anne Richards 
ll'ashington, D.C. 

Arts and Sciences 
B.S. KA 

Dance Club; Terrapin, Viamcmiback. 

Mar;orie F. Robie 


Secretary, Spanish Club; Pres., Treas., Wes- 
ley Club; Independent Students' Union. 

Stanley Raymond Rolnick 
Arts and Sciences 
Dittinomiback, R.O.T.C. Band. 

Virginia Royal 
ll'orcester, Mass. 

Arts and Sciences 
Women's Chorus; W.R.A.; French Club; 
Old Line Network; Cor. Sec, Delta Delta 
Delta; Panhellenic Council; Publicity Chair- 
man, French Club; Freshman Dance Com- 

Jane I. Seemans 
ll'ilmington, Del. 

Arts and Sciences 

Independent Students' Union; Psychology 
Club; Wesley Club. 

Mary Belt Sewell 

Home Economics 

Wesley Club. 

Kathleen Shauchnessy 
It'asbington, D.C. 

Arts and Sciences 

Cheerleader; Sec, Newman Club; Program 
Chairman, Treas., Psychology Club; Treas., 
Delta Delta Delta; Di.iMiondl'iicfe. 

Elizabeth Randolph S.mith 


Business and Public Administration 

B.S. KA 

Women's League; Jerrapit:, Canterbury 

Club; House Pres., Kappa Delta. 

Ji AN Clairi; Smith 



li'ashinglon, B.C. 

Arts and Sciences 

Home Economics 




KKr, (>\ 

mcnt ; 

Freshman Class; Student 
Freshman, Spohomorc Prom 



Home Economics Club: Vice-Pres., 

tics , 

Marylanil Qunrlfrly, DaydodKers' 


Autumn Carnival; Rush 



Alpha Omicron Pi; Panhellenic Coun- 

cil; Victory Council; Glee Club. 

N. Virginia 

Glaoys Siia'cnson 


Jitkoina Park 


u t; 

lionie Economics 


Women's Chorus; Daydodgers Club; 
and Key. 

Mary Ji;a,n Sroiir 

Omaha, T^ch. 
Home Economics 


I! S. 


Victory Council; Freshman and Sophomore 
Prom Committees; W.R.A. ; Viamomlluuk 
Circulation Staff; Home Economics Club; 
Scrap Drive Chairman; Red Cross Unit. 


Rl)F!l Rl 







and Sciences 




DoRDiHY MaI: Taylor 
Jrlin^ton, Va. 

I lome Economics 
BS. MB'!- 

Home Economics Club; Inlramurals. 

RosAi.Y.v Elizabi;tii Twice 
nf/. Savaile 

1 Ionic Economics 

Home Economics Club; Wesley Club; Inde- 
pendent Students' Union. 


Ei.AiNi; D. UcnucK 


Independent Students' Union. 

Fra.s'CHS JliAN Va.s'DI.I. 

MUhvU. Wc/). 

I lome Economics 
Women's Chorus, Home Economics Club. 

JoANNi; Wallace 

College Park 
Arts and Sciences 



Kay Mi i.dy.v Wrston 
7I'<is)jiii^lon, B.C. 

1 lomc Economics 

Sec, Footliithi Club; Organizer and Prcs., 
An Club; Victory Council; House Pres., 
Kappa Kappa Gamma; Old Line Network; 
Community Sing Committee. 

Elizabf.tii Upto.s' 




EvLLY.s- Vikrllmg 


Block and Bridle; Student Grange; Riding 
Club; W.R.A. 

Hi;lfn .M W'f im n'horn 

Arts and Sciences 

."Newman Club; I'rench Club Spanish ("lub. 

Co.'MSTANIlA B. Wll.l.lA.MS 


I lomc Economics 

Vicc-Pres.. Independent Students' Union; 
Footlight C^lub; Freshman Prom Committee. 


Geraldine Williams 

Shirley Josephine Wilson 

Jakoiua Park 

Jakoina Park 


Home Economics 


B.S. A 


Student Board; Newman Club; Home Ec 
omics Club. 

Dorothy Marie Wintermere 

Arts and Sciences 
B.S. -AO 

Women's Chorus; Dance Club; French Club; 
Independent Students' Union; May Day Com- 
mittee; Women's Marching Group; New- 
man Club. 

Mildred Elaine Witz 

B.A. Ai-i 

Fencing Club; Victory Council; Women's 
League; Daydodgers Club; W.R.A.; Chair- 
man of Old Clothes Drive; Associate Editor, 
Varyiami Quarterly. 

ChctiutiiuJ cliisses. 

A Recent QraLiuaiion Ceremony. 

Class in Spanish. 



Gladv; AiiSiiiRi; 

Barbara Ardis 


Snon- Xrll 


ot Senior Class. 




February Class 


EsTI.R Alivil. 

Doris Austin' 

(/r<i/(oii, li'.Ta. 

Delta, ?a. 

September Class 

l-fbruary Class 

Hi..\rii;tta Bint on 

Sara E. Bai.i.akii 

(iohisboro, ;V.C. 

September Class 


September Class 
of Senior Class. 

Hnun.s' BoDiroRD 

DoHiiiiiv Bl.ooi) 

ll'iishiiicllon, D.C. 

lI'd^hlHljIOU. I).(". 


September (!lass 






ot Student Government; Vicc-Pres. of 


ot Stinlent Co\ernmenI. 

Senior Class. 

Mary Ann Boi).\\i:r 

Virginia Biirbace 



Tebriiary Class 

September Class 

Dl I.I..\1A Cl.r.MONS 

Eli.i;n Coi.i.isoN 

Xcliiitllrl, 7<J. 


September C^lass 

Febrnary (;iass 

En A Bi. 1.1.1; CiisiTii.M 

Mahii Davis 


?if<iii/or(, y.C. 

September Class 

September C'lass 

Clara Frasco 

.Mary GrovhS 

yew york. y.y. 


September Class 

Sept:;mber Class 


Zane Gray 
Clinton, ?].]. 
February Class 

Carolyn Ward Johnson 
VineUnd, T^J. 

September Class 

Mary Loli Brown Kieffer 


B.S. September Class 

Elly Larsf.n 

St. Jhomas, I'ircliii Inlands 

September Class 



Alice Horine 

September Class 

Joy Jones 
University Heights 

September Class 

Barbaba Kurz 
Kicbnroiki, I'll. 

September Class 

Anna Lew 

September Class 



Rebecca Lillard 


September Class 

Forest Macom 
Bluefield, W.Va. 

September Class 

Vivian N4cIlvaine 
Cranjord, vV.J. 

September Class 

Blanche Monroe 
T^orjolk, Va. 

February Class 

Shirli;y Lyons 

ll'alwick, 7JJ. 

February Class 

Madelon Maxwell 
Salem, ll'.Va. 

September Class 

Lenore Miller 


Scptcmb-T Class 

Virginia Morgan 
Porfsiiioiif/;, Ohio 

February Class 


Anni; Tucker 
mrtford, T'l.C. 

September Class 

lliuN M. WiiiTii 
Jierljoni 7J.C. 

September C'l.iss 


RoBKRTA Morton 


September Class 

Marv Pe;nnewell 


September Class 

Mary Kirk Randolph 

September Class 

Phr.cY Arris Shipley 


September Class 

Paulinf, Snyder 

September Class 


Valley V. Paradis 

Mbany. ?J.y. 

September Class 

Almeda Pennington 
Bel Mr 

February' Class 

Nancy Skllars 
Somerset, Pa. 

February Class 

Betty K. Snyder 


September Class 

Yvonne Svcarner 
Soiiicrscf, Prt. 

February Class 

A(;nes Vai.intine 


September Class 

Kaiiikw Williams 

B.S. September Class 

Treas. of Senior Class. 

Anne Lnii Wright 
lieckley, ll'.Va. 

September Class 




Omicron Delta Kappa 


Honorary Leadership Fraternity 


Established at the UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND in 1927 




MEMBERSHIP in the men's national leadership 
honorary, Omicron Delta Kappa, represents 
the ultimate in achievement to men students. Quali- 
fications for membership, besides character, intelli- 
gence, and campus leadership, include outstanding 
achievement in five phases of college life: scholarship, 
social and religious affairs, publications, athletics and 
speech, music, ami dramatic arts. 

Determined that, despite present conditions, all 
prospective members of O.D.K. should be tapped on 
the basis of pre-war standards of leadership, Mary- 
land's Sigma Circle has operated under extremely 
critical conditions during the past year. Departure 
of practically all active members left hardly a nucleus 
with which to carry on the functions of the fraternity. 
The depletion of the University's male enrollment 
threatened to seriously curtail or eliminate the source 
of future qualified members. 

Steps were taken as far back as 194.^, fortimately, 
to assure the continued operation of the Circle should 
all stutient members graduate or enter the armed serv- 

ice. Responsibility' for carrying on the fimctions 
of the honorary were placed in the hands of four 
active members, who were given the authority to elect 
and initiate qualified student leaders. 

For a short priod in the summer of 1 944 there were 
no student members on campus, but the faculty ac- 
tives, James Reid, Russell Allen, Dr. Ronald Barn- 
ford, and Dr. Charles White, kept the society alive 
and in September tapped Bill Scull and Bob Spence. 

Scull served as president for two quarters following 
his initiation and was succeeded by Spence. At no 
time during this period did student membership ex- 
ceed three men. 

Omicron Delta Kappa is looking ahead to the fu- 
ture, the time, not far distant, when total membership 
will somewhat resemble that of a few years ago. 

Mciiibcf^: Artlnir B.Tllard, William Skull, Robert Spence. 

Jacully: R. B. Allen, 11. C Byrd, R. Bamford, R. Bamherger, 
E. Cory, R. Ehrcnsbcrgcr, W. H. Gravely, A. B. I Icayy, W. B. 
Kemp, I 1 1. Reid, S. S. Steinberg, C. E. White. 

Bnllard, Scull, Spence. 

Thirst Row: Douglas, Lingle, McDonnell 

McKee. Second Tiotty-. Pelczar, Ring 


Mortar Board 

Senior Women's Honorary Society 

Founded at SWARTHMORE COLLEGE in 1918 

Established at the UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND in 1934 

MORTAR Board, senior women's honor society, 
taps second and third quarter junior women 
who have an all-time scholastic average of 2.7 or above 
and who have done outstanding work in extra- 
curricular activities. Tapping in the spring occurs 
at the May Day celebration and in the winter at the 
Christmas pageant. Members wearing the traditional 
cap and gown walk about the audience and ask the 
new tappees one by one to join the file. 

At the beginning of the fall quarter a nine-page 
letter composed of information needed by freshman 
women was drawn up and sent to all incoming fresh- 
man girls. 

Welcoming parties at the start of each quarter, 

"Smarty Parties" for students who have maintained 
a 3.7 average during their first year of college and 
are therefore eligible to be tapped, and after-dinner 
dances on Wednesday evenings were sponsored by 
Mortar Board. 

This year, for the first time, Mortar Board mem- 
bers distinguished themselves by wearing blazers of 
the school colors with a Mortar Board Seal, designed 
by the members, on the pocket. 

y^toiibcrs: Nancy Ames, Dorothy Douglas, Selma Helm, Ruth 
Lingle, Elinor McDonnell, Helen McKee, Wanda Pelczar, Eliza- 
beth Ring, Jean Rowley, Ann Troxell, Elizabeth Weston. 

7acuHy: Dr. Rachel Benton, Miss Rosalie Leslie, Miss Adele H. 


Phi Kappa Phi 

Honorary Scholarship Fraternity 

Founded at the UNIVERSITY OF MAINE in 1897 

Established at the UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND in 1920 

Hyman, Mead, Sctgel, Spiclman, Toda. 

PHI Kappa Phi, an honorary fraternity composed 
of representatives from all the colleges within the 
University, celebrated its twenty-fifth anniversary at 
the University this June. Furthering the fulfillment 
of its motto, "the love of learning rules the world," 
the organization encourages scholarship and character 
by offering membership to seniors who rank in the 
upper ten per cent of their respective colleges. 

Because of the accelerated program, it has been 
necessary to tap eligible seniors every quarter. More 
than one junior woman looks forward to the day 
when she might become a member of Phi Kappa Phi, 
one of the most honored societies at the University, 
for members benefit not only for the prestige the 
honorary bestows but also from associations with 
alumni who have continued contacts with the cam- 
pus and have contributed encouragement and interest 
t(i the achievements of the active college group. 

The Phi Kappa Phi I ionor Society was founded at 
the University of iVlaine in 1897 by men who saw 
the need nt an honor society formutl on bniatler lines 
than any then in existence. It was broadened into a 
national honor association by the action of a com- 
mittee composed of A. W. Harris, then president of 
the University of Maine; C. W. Dabney, then presi- 
dent of the University of Tennessee; and, George Q. 

Atherton, then president of Pennsylvania State Col- 
lege. The chapters in these institutions were the orig- 
inal chapters and are now represented by the three 
stars of the seal. There are, however, forty-eight 
chapters at present. 

Phi Kappa Phi has given recognition to more than 
seven hundred Maryland students since its founding 
at the University in l')20. The honorary, in addition 
to its activities in honoring scholastic achievement 
through membership, has awarded several fellowships. 

Miss Edna B. McNaughton served the organization 
as president and Mrs. Margaret T. Goldsmith as vice 
president, while Miss Lenna L. Gross acted as secre- 
tary-treasurer and Mr. Joshua Liese as journal cor- 

Memben-. Graduatf. Scmooi. : Arthur II. Thompson. Coi.i.i:(;fi 
01- Arts and Scihncp.s: Morton A. Hymnn, 1 loncv M. Toda. 
Coi.i.i;(,R or BiisiNKSs and Public Ad.viinistratio.n: Ellen Jane 
.\ CoLLncn oi- ENr.iNi:HRiNr. : Arnold E. Seigel. CoLLncE 
i)F lloMi n(:o.Mo.s\K:s: .Mary A. Spielman. 

JiKiillv Mciiibtrs: A. M. Ahali, II I). .Anspoon, C. A. .Apple- 
man, C. L. Benton, S. E. Bcpst, 1 1. C. Byrd, E. N. Cory, II. F. 
Cotterman, C. E. Cox, Myron Creese, L. P. Ditman, C. N. 
Mn^iland, .VI. T. Goldsmith, 1.. L. Gross, I. C. Haut, H. A. 
I lunter, W. B. Kemp, C. F. Kramer, F. H. Leinbach, J. M. Lcise, 
1;. F. I.ontj, E. B. .VlcNaui-hton, DcVoe Meade, M. M. .Mount, 
U. I). .Slvcrs, A. H. Preinkert, II. A. Rice, R. G. Rothgeb, A. L. 
Sciuadct! .Mark Schweizcr, W, C. Svirbely, \V. P Walker, E. P. 
Walls, C. E. White. 


Alpha Lambda Delta 


Women's Freshman Honor Society 

Founded at the UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS In 1924 

Established at the UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND 

in 1938 

To reward' high scholastic achievement and to 
promote leadership among the freshman and 
sophomore women of the University, Alpha Lambda 
Delta, freshman women's national honor fraternity, 
each year taps those girls who made a 3.5 scholastic 
average during their first terms or who have a 3.5 
for their entire freshman year. 

At the beginning of the school year, the fraternity 
gave a tea to welcome the incoming freshman women, 
providing them with an opportunity to meet the other 
members of their class, and serving as a means of 
acquainting them with the organization and the fac- 
ulty. In order to help the underclass students select 

their major, Alpha Lambda Delta sponsored a series 
of informal talks and discussions under the leadership 
of professors from the various departments of the Uni- 
versity, as the psychology, sociology, and modern lan- 
guages. The fraternity joined the Senior women's 
honorary, Mortar Board, in bringing to the campus 
representatives from industry, the professions, and the 
service for conferences with the university women to 
guide them in their choice of a career after graduation. 

Regular business meetings were held once a month, 
and the faculty advisor. Miss Marian Johnson, often 
brought the girls together for informal gatherings in 
order to visit places of interest in Washington, to dis- 
cuss current books, and to see educational movies. 

Membership in Alpha Lambda Delta is the highest 
honor that may be achieved by freshman women. 

2tc}nbers: Helen Baker, Jean Bowen, June Chance, Jean Eichei- 
berg, Emily Hamon, Jean Highbarger, Hilda Joska, Elaine 
Kidwell, Jane Morgan, Jane Stone. 
Jiicully Advisor: Miss Marian Johnson. 

7irst Kow: Baker, Bcattie, Bowen, Buzzi, Eickelberg, Hamon. Second Ron',- Haring, Hartman, Herman, Highbarger, Kidwell, McDonnell. 
Jhird Jlow: Morgan, Pedlow, Pelczar, Raskin, Rowley, Stone, Stringer. 



first Roil': Adams, Ballard, Kahn. Second 
Xow: Scigcl, Solbtrg, Zeiglcr. 

Phi Eta Sigma 

National Men's Freshman Honor Society 

Founded at the UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS in 1923 

Chartered at the UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND in 1940 

PHI HiA Sigma, national organization designed to 
honor high scholastic attainment of men students 
in their freshman year, requires for entrance an aver- 
age of 3.5 in the first quarter, first two quarters, or 
all three quarters of the freshman year. 

Although the war has curtailed the activities of the 
society, its members have tried to maintain a function- 
ing organization, endeavoring to keep in cimtact with 
members now in the armed forces. With Ixl \.o\\\ 
serving as president and Max Schreiner as secretary- 
treasurer, the honorary has struggled through a year 
with an extremely small membership. Because of the 
decreased membership, much of the burden of keeping 
the organization active has fallen upon Mr. Carl I lintz, 
faculty advisor. 

Ed Lord left the Liniversity in jnnuniA', but while 
he was here he served as president of the Indepeiulent 
Students Union and as president of the Baptist Stu- 


dent Union. Still on campus and still active were Ed 
Zeigler and Bernard Lubarsky, president and secre- 
tary, respectively, of Tau Beta Pi. Zeigler also held 
an office in the American Society of Civil Engineers. 
Ballard, although now serving in the army, was a 
member of Omicron Delta Knppn while liere, and 
Arnold Seigel was a F'hi Kappa Phi, senior honorar\- 
member. I'hi Eta Sigma Kahn was a member of 
A.l.Ch.E., proving that students who are initiated into 
the freshman honorary are taking the primary step 
toward further achievements. Phi Eta Sigma is espe- 
ciallv proud of member Morton Silverstein, a gradu- 
ate student who was outstanding on campus for his 
,v9 average and wlio has transferred to M.I.T. and 
became an honor student there. 

Throughout the year smokers were held to intro- 
tluce the new members to the faculty. 

"l/iiiil'iis (;liarlcs Adams, .Artliur Ballard, .Morton I Icjjnar, 
ndward Lord, .Max Sclircincr, f;rnst Solbcrsj, Bernard Lubarsky, 
Edward Zci^lcr. 

yacuUy: W. C. Byrd, C. H. I lint:, S. S. Steinberg. 

Alpha Chi Sigma 


Professional Chemical Fraternity 

Founded at the UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN in 1902 

Established at the UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND in 1928 

A LPHA Chi Sigma is a professional chemical fra- 
^/\, ternity which was established at the Univer- 
sity of Maryland in 1927, twenty-five years after it 
had been founded at the University of Wisconsin in 
1907. The fraternity had grown before the war to 
number more than fifty active chapters at colleges and 
universities throughout the country and to include 
seventeen professional chapters and ten professional 
groups. Students with a 2.5 or better scholastic aver- 
age, having completed at least one and a half years as 
a Chemistry or Chemical Engineering major, are 
eligible for membership. 

The local chapter is actually a social fraternity 
which draws its members from men who plan to enter 
chemistry as a profession, banding together men dur- 

ing their college life who desire to continue their fra- 
ternity affiliations beyond their school careers. 

Officers of Alpha Rho chapter for the year were: 
John A. Carman, president; W. Mayo Smith, vice- 
president; Paden F. Dismore, recording secretary; 
William E. Lusby, corresponding secretary; and John 
Sterling, treasurer. 

2iemhcrs: Roland Adams, Ernst Solberg, William Lusby, 
Walter Weed. 

Qraduatc Studeni iMcnibers: Harry Anspon, Byron Baer, Paden 
Dismore, Daniel Draper, C. M. Eaker, John Carman, Larry 
Green, Robert Hayes, Stewart Haywood, Richard Peck, Robert 
Preston, Wilbur Shenk, Ktayo Smith, John Sterling, J. O. Van 
Hook, Edward Walton, A. C. Whitan. 

TacuUy: N. L. Drake, M. M. Haring, W. J. Huff, G. Madigan, 
W. J. Svirbely, C. E. White. 

Tint Jtow: Baer, Carman, Green, Hayes, Lusby. Scconrf Jioio: Peck, 
Solberg, Sterling, Van Hook, Walton. 


.First Ri'ic: Brown, Bnckner, Detar, Doolcy, Hurley. Second Tiow . Kaplan, Maskcll, Mulbn, Raskin, SpcUacy, Wintcrmcre. 

Sigma Alpha Omicron 

Honorary Bacteriology Society 


Established at the UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND in 1932 

Sic.MA Alpha Omicrox revised its constitution to 
change the organization from an honorary to a 
professional fraternity, hi 1934 the bacteriology club 
joined Sigma Alpha Omicron at Washington State 
College and became established as an honorary society 
on this campus. In pre-war years, the society was able 
to accomplish its aims organized in that fashion, 
but the wartime enrollment has decreased the mem- 
bership to such a great extent that progress became 
almost impossible. 

Keeping SAO members busy was a sanitation siu- 
vey of the campus. Due to the labor shortages and 
the increasing difficulty in obtaining new equipment, 
the administration was not able to keep sanitation in- 

spections up to the level to which the Llni\'ersity was 
accustomed. The dining hall, however, from the 
standpoint ol cleanliness, was in excellent condition. 
All was not work for SAO members. In the fall the 
group ga\'e a reception for bacteriology majors and 
facultN'. later, initiations and a banquet in the dining 
hall were held. Dr. Creich and Dr. Schneiter were 
guest speakers at SAO meetings. 

,1IiimIh'is. Llizalictli Brown, Cecelia Buckner, Jean Coney, 
I.iiann Dctar, Lee Doolcy, Florence Hurley, Jeanne Kaplan, 
Kenneth Maskcll, Betty Mulian, Arlcnc Raskin, Patricia Spcl- 
lacy, Dorothy W'intcrmcrc. 

JiKiillv : Laura Brilliantine, Margaret Goldsmith, Lawrence 
James, Joshua Leise, Evelyn Oginsky, Leslie Sandholrer. 


Pi Delta Epsilon 


Honorary Journalistic Fraternity 

Founded at SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY in 1909 

Established at the UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND in 1930 

PI Delta Epsilon, national journalistic honorary, 
recognizes ability and effort in the field of col- 
legiate publications. The setting and maintaining of 
high journalistic standards for campus publications 
and the encouragement of student work in this field 
are the functions of Pi Delt. 

To be eligible for initiation into the honorary a 
student must have outstanding work on one of the 
University publications to his credit. Since gradua- 
tions are so frequent with the quarter system, the 
former requirement of two years' work has been re- 
duced to one year; however, despite the lesser num- 
ber of students, Pi Delta Epsilon has continued to 
maintain its high standards. 

The initiation in the spring was held in conjunction 

with the Pi Delta Epsilon chapter at George Wash- 
ington University. The new tappees included Jean 
Rowley, Lovedy Pedlow, Emogene Simmons, Joyce 
Reside, and Wilson Schmidt. 

Although wartime restrictions have cut down on the 
customary social functions of the group, the tradi- 
tional picnics were held. 

Officers for the year were: Acting President, Bob 
Spence; Secretary, Elinor McDonnell; Treasurer, 
Betty Ring. 

T^icinbers: Dorotiiy Douglas, Geraldine Gladville, Margaret 
Hemple, Margaret Hughes, Eleanor Jenkins, Barbara Kephart, 
Elinor McDonnell, Lovedy Pedlow, Joyce Reside, Elizabeth 
Ring, Jean Rowley, Genie Simmons, Robert Spence, Lucille 
Stringer, Ann Troxwell. 

lacuUy : H. C. Byrd, R. Ehrensberger, G. Lund, R. G. Stein- 
nieyer, J. H. Reid. 

Tjrsi HoW: Douglas, Cladville, HempIc, Hughes, Jenkins. Secoiui Soiu- Kephart, McDonnell, Ring, Spence, Stringer, Troxell. 


1 -V-'V 

7irst Jlow: Burdctlc, Biirpcss, Burnside, Griffith. Secomi UiHc Jackson, Pfeiffcr, Shricr, Scviour. 

Sigma Tau Epsilon 


Honorary Women's Recreation Association 

Founded at the UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND in 1940 

MEMHHKsmp IN Sigma Tan Epsiion, national 
women's honorary recreation association, is 
the highest honor one may achieve in the Women's 
Recreation Association. Established at the University 
in 1940, the association strives to encourage leader- 
ship and good sportsmanship, and to inspire partici- 
pation in recreational activities. To he invited to join 
Sigma Tail Epsilon, the stiklent must have qualities of 
good sportsmanship and leadership, must have volun- 
tarily participated in the W.R.A., given outstanding 
service to the Held of women's sports, and he an 
upperclassman with an all-time average of at least 
7.5. Because of the accelerated program, tappings took 
place in both the tall and spring quarters. 

The Sigma Tau Epsilon Trt)phy, initiated this year, 
was awarded to the winner of the girls' intramural 
basketball tt)Uinamenl. The annual basketball gather- 
ing was held for the alumnae anel undergraduates, 
and the annual newspaper, 'Jl)c ChiUter, containing 
Sigma Fau Epsilon and W.R.A. news for the \ear, 
was ilistributeil to the alumnae. 

Officers for the year were: presiilent, lanet Griffith; 
vice-presielein, Roberta Hurdette; secretary-treasurer, 
lean Burn^ide. 

."Idiiilui s RuliLtta BiiriicUc, Rutli Burpcss, Jcnn Burnsidc, 1 Iclcn 
DcLoach, Janet Critiitii, BcUy Jackson, Mariorie Ptcitfcr, Barbara 
Seviour, Leah Sliricr, Louisa White. 

7(icii/(V: Dr. Rachel Benton. 


Alpha Psi Omega 


Honorary Dramatic Fraternity 


Established at the UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND in 1929 

Call, Frost, McGlothen, McKee, Owings. 

TOP HONOR in the field of college dramatics is 
membership in Alpha Psi Omega, national dra- 
matics honorary, whose main purpose is to promote 
college dramatics and to provide an award for out- 
standing achievements in drama. 

Membership in Alpha Psi Omega is based on a 
point merit system, and students are tapped for work 

in every phase of the theater. Each year, at the final 
play of the school year, the lota cast presents an 
award for the outstanding dramatic performance of 
the year. 

j^lemhers : Toni Call, Jack Frost, Ann McGlothen, Roberta 
McKee, Louise Owings. 

Tau Beta Pi 


Honorary Engineering Fraternity 

Founded at LEHIGH UNIVERSITY in 1885 

Established at the UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND in 1929 

TAU BtTA Pi, national engineering honorary so- 
ciety, honors engineering students who in their 
junior or senior years have an all-time average of 3.0 
or above. This year Ed Zeigler served as president, 
Bernard Lubarsky as recording and corresponding sec- 
retary, and Professor Myron Creese as treasurer and 
advisor. As its chief social activity, the honorary held 

smokers for prospective Tau Beta Pi's in order that 
they might meet the faculty and the members of the 


Tticmhcrs: Artliur Ballard, A. E. Seigel, E. J. Solberg, E. J. 


JdCiillY: R. B. Allen, S. F. Corcoran, M. Creese, W. P. Green, 

W. J. Huff, S. S. Steinberg, J. E. Younger. 

Ballard, Scigcl, Solberg, Zicgler. 


Omicron Nu 


Honorary Home Economics Fraternity 

Founded at MICHIGAN STATE COLLEGE in 1912 

Established at the UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND in 1937 


NiTiATiON into Omicron Nu, Home Economics 
National Honor Society, is the highest honor a 
girl in the College of Home Economics can receive. 
With the recognition and promotion of scholarship, 
leadership, and research in the field of home economics 
as its goal, the society carefully selected its members. 
Students with a scholastic average ranking in the 
upper one fifth of the group of students having jimior 
rating in the spring and in the upper one fourth of the 
students having senior rating in the fall following ini- 
tiation are eligible for tapping. The chapter selects not 
over fifteen per cent of the girls having senior rating 
and not over five per cent having junior rating and 
offers them membership in the organization. 

Knitting for the RclI Cross and sponsoring the col- 

lection of cards and records for Rehabilitation Centers 
occupied much of the time of Omicron Nu members, 
but they found time to become acquainted with, to 
entertain, and to help the Brazilian coeds in home ec 
so that they might understand Maryland and its tra- 

Following a tradition of long standing, each year 
Omicron Nu presents an awnid to the freshman girl 
in the College of Home Economics who has the high- 
est scholastic average. Last \'ear the award went to 
Hilda joska. 

Omicron Nu has been on the Maryland campus 
since 1937, when it was installetl as Alpha Zeta chap- 
ter of the national society. 

?iU\uhiis: Jane Adams, Carolyn Buck, Dorothy Cosebooni, Jean 
Engeibacii, Ruth Lingle, Phyllis Palmer, Margaret Emma 
Richardson, Peggy Snoutfer, .Mary Spielman, Kay Weston. 

Jikiillv: Miss M. Marie .Mount, .Mrs. Curry England, .Mrs. 
Frcida McFarland, Miss Jane Crow. 

7iri\ Roll'; Adams, Coscboom, Engelbnch, Lingle. Second Kow: Palmer, Richardson, Snoutfer, Spielman, Weston. 



Vol Jhompson as yHiss Joucbdown 

Sally DiKimiiijloM as Pledge Queen 

Iklly Jiyscr as Miss Jerrapin 


THE State of Maryland is famous for its beautiful 
women and its university has its share of them. 
Selecting the most attractive girls on campus was not 
an easy task, but with the help of John Powers, 
^lademoiselle magazine, and students, the beauties 
were chosen. 

At the Black and Gold Ball, Phyllis Thompson was 
crowned as "Miss Touchdown." "Pat" had been 
chosen as the favorite of the football team because of 
her popularity and good looks. Through the sponsor- 
ship of the Diamondback a "Queen of the 1944 
Pledge Classes" was chosen. Each sorority was asked 
to select its most attractive pledge, and representa- 
tives from the various fraternities named Sally Dunn- 
ington as the most outstanding. The Jerrapiu, want- 
ing a queen of its own, sponsored a beauty contest. 

and JMademoiselle magazine's beauty experts selected 
Betty Heyser from the candidates presented. 

In 1944, John Powers, head of one of the country's 
best known model agencies, was asked to select, from 
photographs sent to him, the "Queen of the Military 
Ball." Mr. Powers selected Dorothy McLean, who 
was crowned at the ball. 

The new Independent Students Union, at their 
I.S.U. Doll Dance, selected and crowned Barbara 
McCutcheon as the first "I.S.U. Doll." 

Dorothy !Mcllean as ^lilitary Queen 

Barbara jikCutcheon a^ IS.V. Doll 


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Student Board 

DoROlilY DolK.LAS 


Li:si.[i; Smith 
Jirsl T'lVc C/i(ir>iiMii 

Elinor MrDoN'Ni;LL 

SftodJ 7'kt' C/'iiiniiiiii 

Simri.i;y Wilson 
M'oincH s iMcnil'cr at Lartlc 

Till: Stialent Board, the student governing coun- 
cil of the University, endeavored this year to 
instill the spirit and traditions of Maryland into the 
student body. Pep rallies, singing and cheering assem- 
blies were conducted by the cheerleading squad, and 
the traditional Freshmen Assemblies were held to 
acquaint the incoming students with campus leaders. 
Dr. Byrd addressed the groups and chairman Dotty 
Douglas introduced student leaders. A Student Ac- 
tivities Registration Bureau was set up to aid campus 
organizations in the enrolling of new members. 

October 1,^ marked the third annual Autumn Car- 
nival, highlighted this year by the selection of "Miss 
Touchdown" by the football team. "Miss Touch- 
clown" was crowned at the Black and Gold i^nll bv 
Les Daly, captain of the team, nntl at the ^ame was 
presented with a football autographed by the team. 

In early December, rather than having individual 
campaigns, the Student Board established an Elections 
Committee that conducted the campaigning and pub- 
licity of the Student Board elections. The newly 
elected officers were installed at the Student Assem- 

bly on December 1 1 and were entertained at a dinner 
given by Dr. Byrd for student leaders. 

Officers for the year were Chairmen Dotty Douglas 
and Randy Scholl; First Vice Chairmen Les Smith 
and Bob Spence; Second Vice Chairmen Elinor 
McDonnell and Jerry Cleaver, and Women's Member 
at Large Shirley Wilson and Belle Calmes. 

J/je Student Board — It'intcr and Spring. 



Student Victory Council 

THE Student Victory Council was established by 
the Student Board in 1942 to further student 
participation in the war effort. Although at first it 
was a committee of only a few interested participants, 
it has grown to include representatives of each dormi- 
tory, sorority, and fraternity, and students working on 
the various projects sponsored by the Council. Its 
activities involve a variety of helpful war projects, in- 
cluding the sponsoring of the blood and war bond 
drives on campus, the collecting of scrap, and collect- 
ing cigarettes for Smokes for Yanks drives. 

In the spring of 1944, a Red Cross College Unit 
was chartered under the auspices of the Victory Coun- 
cil, and the Council this year has expanded its activi- 
ties to include Red Cross canteen work, staff assistant 
work, and visits to rehabilitation centers. 

During the fall of 1944, a rally for the sale of war 
bonds was held in the form of an auction wherein 
students bid for the privilege of having members of 
the faculty do almost any original, often impleasant 

Signiiic) up to donate blood. 

task for them. 

Chairmen for the year were Dorothy Coseboom, 
Marjorie Falk, and Margaret Hughes. 


Women's League 

INVESTED with authority over the women students 
of the University, Women's League formulated 
and enforced the rules and regulations pertaining to 
the conduct of coeds on campus. Any woman student 
who breaks a University rule must be presented to 
the League for punishment. 

Due to the increase in women students, the Wom- 
en's League had to revise its rules and present a newer 
edition of rule books. The constitution of the organ- 
ization was rewritten to meet the needs of the Uni- 
versity when it converts to the semester system. A 
pamphlet containing "do's and don'ts" for college 
women was written by members of the League and 
will be distributed to freshman women. 

Under the direction of Jean Warfield, Women's 
League members worked in cooperation with other 
groups to organize a Christmas program. A large 
Christmas tree was decorated by the League, and the 
guest speaker, a war veteran who officially opened 
the program by lighting the tree, was sponsored by 
the association. 

The Women's League sponsored many and sup- 
ported all of the various drives of the University, 
whether pertaining to the war or directly to the stu- 
dents on campus. Carolyn Moody was chosen by 
members of the organization as chairman of the an- 
nual May Day celebration, special project of Women's 

Jinl How: Gihson, >Xhiti', OIkcr, Cockcrilli;, Mank-y, Smith, Pflcffcr. Snomt Ki>ii. Si.-llh.iuson, Si-ll, Eason, Burton, .M.nrtin, 

lackson, Yeates. 


The Ne^v Dorms 


Jirst Row: Cornelius, Howard, 
Jacobs, McFalls, Rutf, Pfleffer, 
Williams, Hauler, Schmidt, 
Hershey, England. Second Jiow: 
Brinsfield, Clilan, Antel, 
Wriglit, Niciiols, Muss, Sprung, 
Young, Hajek, Marcus, Smith. 
'^hird Rotv: Carr, Schertz, Cas- 
^.itt, Blumenfeld, Meredith, 
Cook, Juncal, Weaver, Bram- 
hall, Jones, Seal, Hynes. 

For nearly a year students in College Park tramped 
through mud and bore the blowing of dust in their 
faces as they watched two buildings being constructed. 
Suddenly, as though overnight, the brain children of 
Dr. Byrd and the state were fully grown. Even more 
quickly the lawns, beautifully terraced, were covered 
with green grass and the beauty of the campus was 

increased by two lovely dormitories in the Georgian 
style of architecture typical of Maryland and the 
South. Although constructed for men students, the 
dormitories were occupied by the girls. The new 
dormitories are a real example of the continuous ex- 
panding of the University. 


Jiist Jioiv : Ferry, Cooper, 
Freeze, Ruth, Biggs, Glatil\ , 
Wilson, Holm, Hazel, Rowe. 
Secomi Koic .- McCasl in , Mc- 
Coy, Warfield, McCutchcon. 
7hird How: Watson, Louis, 
Stark, Murphy, Grecnwald, 
Lyon, Claggett, Bush, Beaver, 
Howie. 7ouTtb How: Hawkins, 
Libby, Kaylor, Campbell, 
Anderson, Fischette, Cerniak. 


We Lived 


Looking clown over the campus is Anne Arundel 
Hall, the second of the women's dormitories, formerly 
known as Dorm B. "Annie A. " has nearly every con- 
venience the woman student might wish, including an 
elevator that will quickly lift the tired coed to her 

The Phi Delta Theta frateniit\' house was taken 
over by the University as a women's dormitory in 
1943 and has served its occupants well, although it 
is at a greater distance from the main tli\ision of the 
campus than the other dormitories. 


Tirst Roic: Rouse, Finn, Winkler, Jackson, Rubcy, 
Kiirz, Frochlich, Martin, Williams. Second How: 
VC'ilcs, Higman, Harriman, Gill, Rainey, Boswcll, 
Ginsburg, Burns, Gclinas, Sinclair. Jbirii Rou': 
Montgomery, Green, Schellhas, Haase, Foster, 
Fenby, Dansberger, Kohner. 7ourth How: Brown, 
Moorhead, Brown, Curran, Otto, Waters, Nico- 
demus, Stitcly. 


fint Roll'; Hendricks, Myers, Foiilkes. Hason, Kcnd.-lII, LcBow, Pearson. 

Srcoiiif Soil', Tremble, Catch VS'ritihi, TwisK I isher, Robie, Van Munching, 

CoIilbeiK, Rose, Ward, Maxwell. 


Up and Down 
the Hill 

Seated: Welly, No!!, Jackson, Stidman, Carl, Hall, Welty. Standing: 
Wilson, Dickinson, Fahrney, Carpenter, Jenson, Marvel, Long, Huddle, 


When the University took over the other fraternity 
houses, it annexed the newest fraternity house, Sigma 
Chi, to the dormitory space for women. The Uni- 
versity redecorated the house to make it suitable for 
the residence of women. 

Margaret Brent Hall, oldest of the present dormi- 
tories, stands on the hill next to Anne Arundel. Loud 
victrolas, quiet hour, and the "wreck room" all re- 
main as pleasant memories to the girl who has lived 
in "Maggie B." 

7irst How: J. Burton, Mundy, Finney, Marshall, 
Eisele, Cannon, Hamblen, Wright, Janes, Dickin- 
son, Wathen, Callahan, Redding, P. Johnson, 
Vierling. Second Jioir: Moore, Hjorth, Becker, 
Armstrong, Stanton, Cockcrille, Loftin, Mullan, 
Marsh, Papenforth, Herman, Utman, Kauffman, 
Erps, Uchuch. 'Third Row-. Seward, Reamer, 
Mrlik, Speaks, Rice, M. Burton, Heller, Harker, 
Pride, Ahern, Amadon, Thompson, Bard well, 
Sherman, Jenkins, Fazzalari, Frederick. Jourlh 
How: Garrott, Kammer, Peters, AUender, Monroe, 
Johnson, Enfield, Thornton, Koprowski, Maynard, 
Bucher, Csonka, Givner, Wintermere, Kemp, Nor- 
folk, Jones, Renick, Anderson, Davis. 


ll'iiiUucI for llu- Imis lu'iiif. 
yorliine telling (it the March Jrolic. 

Qcttiml Sonne Jhemc matcruil 

The Library /•> ii iiwctincl fAacc too. 

The ■I/piii-iTMlv liookilorc keeps the sIii,(im(s 

J/u' Tootlight Club doc i>i for earpeiilry loo. 



Dr. James H. Rcid, Adele H. Stamp, 
Dr. Charles E. White. 

Publications Board 

THE responsibility of aiding in the success of the 
publications of the University falls on the 
shoulders of the Publications Board, whose chairman, 
Acting Dean of Men James H. Reid, directly assists 
the students in the publication of the 'Jerrapi}i and 
the Diauioiuiback. The board, composed of the edi- 
tors of the 'Terrapin and the Diaiuoiuiback, the presi- 

dent of Pi Delta Epsilon, honorary journalism frater- 
nity, the chairman of the Student Board, the president 
of Women's League, Dean Adele H. Stamp, and Dr. 
Charles E. White, meets occasionally to discuss in- 
formally the problem of appointment and policy of 
the newspaper and yearbook and serves in an ad- 
visory capacity to the students. 

Dr. Byrd keepi in ioiitb with Siudcnl 


tliiwr 2lcDonncU, 

THE Jenapin staff rushed through another year 
to put out a yearbook worthy of the University. 
"Lovie" McDonnell and "Jenkie" Jenkins, co-editors, 
tore their hair to round up pictures, people, and copy 
to beat the deadline; and Walter Beam, official Term 
pill photographer, dashed about campus, waiting for 
clouds to get the scenery shots. Genie Simmons ac- 

SeaUil Arnold, Highbargcr, Chickcring, Rowley, Saumcnig. 

Chesscr, Britt, Nichols 


A rcxord of bow we worked 
and played in '-(5. 

Eleanor Jenkins, 

complished the tedious job of securing group pictures, 
and Jean Rowley sorted out the senior lists. Taking 
care of the technical business processes was Barbara 
Kephart, assisted by Lee Saumenig, while Lu Stewart, 
in n "nice, quiet, private office," ground out the copy 
for a hook that began to seem like some dream that 
was dubious as to whether or not it should come true. 

5[(im/iMtj. Arnold, Davis, Simmons, Malloncc, 


Editors: Elinor McDonnell, Betty Jenkins, Co-editors- 
i}t-Chief, Barbara Kephart, Business iMana()er, Emo- 
gene Simmons, ll'ouieii's Editor, Lucille Stewart, 
Copy Editor, Jane Grigsby, iMa)iacp}u1 Editor, Jean 
Rowley, Senior Editor, Walter Beam, J>botOiJropby 

Staff: Mary Dixon Ashley, Page Chesser, Jack Banz, 
Jean Chickering, Randolph Coyle, Mary Harry Davis, 
Frank Dory, Joseph Eikenberg, Ruth Ann Forsyth, 
Jean Griffith, Jean Highbarger, Evelyn Kennedy, Edith 
Krenlich, Jack MacVeigh, Sewell Mallonnee, Sally 
Morgan, Rita Noje, Douglas Parkhurst, Louise Rich- 
ards, Betty Lee Saumenig, Doreen Sherman, Nancy 
Simmons, Bert Williams, Marjorie Withington. 

Joe £ikenherc) checked lavoiits. 

'The '44 /joofes finally beinci mailed. 

Beam took pictures constantly. 

Barbara Xepbart — Business Manager. 

Cucille Stewart — Copy Editor. 

Qenie Simmons — ll'omen's Editor. 

Jane Qrigsby — Trlanaging Editor. 


Jiobirl Sl'dicc, Eiiilor — Summer, Jiili 

I li=dbttl' Riiul. I Jitoi — ll'iulcr, Spriiul. 


V'c kept up with campus news 
crvry week in the 

FOR the second time in its histt)i y, the Dtaiiioihi 
IhiLk was iuuIlt the direction of n coed, Betty 
Rin^, who served as editor-in-chief for the winter and 
spring quarters. Maryland women broke the ac- 
cepted theory that only men could edit the school 
newspaper in the summer of 1943 when Jackie Brophy 
was appointed the first woman editor-in-chief. Editors 
of the l)iamo)uihat:k are chosen for ability and interest 
by the outgoing editor-in-chief. The other appointive 
officers are consequently approved by the Publications 

During the summer C|uarter, the newspaper operated 
on a two-page basis, returnini; to the regular four- 
page weekly in the fall. "Off the Press," book reviews 
written by members of the library staff, made its first 
appearance. "Around the I lill," the society column of 
the newspaper, continuetl to be one of the most popu- 
lar features, with Lila Antlrews succeeding Kitty Briggs 
as its author. Boots Holljes, weary of feminine gossip, 
originated "From the Hermitage," a social news cov- 
erage strictly for men. 

XeepiiKl the )'cok< slriiii/l'l. 

Special project of the year was the extra edition of 
the Ditiimiiidlhwl-. published during the Christmas 
holitlays in commemoration of Glenn 1.. Martin's 
grant of one million, seven hundred thousand dollars 
to the University. 

Despite its being predominated !■>>• coeils, the /)i<i 
iiiouiibiKk still presents an excellent opportunity for 


all students interested in journalism to obtain practical 
experience in several lines of work. The editors have 
been striving this year to train a small, competent staff 
which will be able to take its responsible position 
when the time comes. 

SuiuDier and Jiill: 

Editors: Robert Spence, Sditor-iii-Chiefi Betty Ring, 
7Aanac\i)\^ Editor, Ann Troxell, Women's Editor, Ruth 
Haring, 7eature Editor, Lucille Stringer, Business '2laii- 
iif^er, Joyce Reside, Jldvertisincj Manager, Mary Mark- 
er, Circulation Manager, Wilson Schmidt, Sports Edi- 

Winter a}id Sprincj-. 

Betty Ring, Editor-iu-Chiej , Ann Troxell, Ttlaiuupnc^ 
Editor, Ruth Haring, Jeature Editor, Lucille Stringer, 
Business Manager, Joyce Reside, Advertising Man- 
ager, Wilson Schmidt, Sports Editor, Dorothy Foster, 
Circulation Manager. 


Lila Andrews, Mary Austin, Walter Beam, Ed Brat- 
burd, Kitty Briggs, Connie Brown, Hortense Bunting, 
Jean Burnside, Belle Calmes, June Chance, Mel Cohen, 

Another Diainoudhack jii the iiiiibiiii;. 

Charlotte Conaway, Sally Conlon, Phyllis Couchman, 
Pat Coyle, Jean Daly, Marcia Foster, Sally Garrigan, 
Barbara George, Joyce Gibbons, Kay Graban, Ellen 
Hall, Emily Hamon, Sue Hastings, Jere Hathaway, 
Rayner Hesse, Herb Hodge, Boots Holljes, Sally 
Huebl, Esther Jackson, Connie Kranz, Betty Kurz, 
Sewell Mallonee, Betty Milne, Jane Morgan, Victor 
Mullin, Louisa Nicholson, Dough Parkhurst, Lovedy 
Pedlow, Wanda Pelczar, Jerry Pfeiffer, Pat Piper, Ed 
Schrier, Ralph Sipes, Kate Smith, Virginia Stewart, 
Marvin Weissberg, Teresa Wood. 




I/'ikoii Schmidt, 

JcitH Rowley, 
Jssociiilc Editor. 

Barbara Cjcorife, 
Business Manager. 


M" Book 

During freshman week the 7il Book, the Freshman 
Bible, appeared. Its coming climaxed several harried 
weeks of gathering campus information, typing copy, 
and traipsing to the printer. 

The 21 Book attempts to show the University of 
Maryland in miniature. This year's book tells of 
Maryland's history and traditions, the organizations 
on campus, student publications, sororities and frater- 
nities, the Student Board constitution, Women's 
League, Maryland songs and cheers, who's who on 
campus, and the all-importnnt rat rules. 

/ Jiow: Jackson, George, Schmidt 

Headed by Editor Wilson Schmidt, Associate Edi- 
tor Jean Rowley, and Business Manager Barbara 
George, the 1944 M Book was smaller than in previous 
years because of war-time shortages. 

£DTIOnS: Editor -in -Cbiel, Wilson Schmidt; Business 
iMaiuu^er, Barbara George; ^ssocmle EdUor. Jean 
Rowley; Jrt Editor, Betty Bowles. 

Staff: Kitty Briggs, Dorothy Coseboom, Pat Coyle, Es- 
ther Jackson, Ed Lord, Jane Morgan, Arthur O'Keefe, 
Betty Ring, Bob Spence, Ann Troxcll, Jcnn Warfield. 

Bo\s-Ics, Briggs. Second Roit^: Lord, Vt'.irflcld, Co\le. 


S. M. A. C. 

Seated: MacLeod, Kise, Pcl- 

czar, Mickey. Standing: Lee, 

Cleaver, Johnson. 

With Wanda Pelczar serving as president and Professor Harlan Randall as faculty 
advisor, the Student Musical Activities Committee this year boosted camps and campus 
with music. The S.M.A.C., serving as an advisory board for the musical organizations 
of the University, reached out to select special talent on and off the campus and pre- 
sented special performers in its community sings for the students. 

Reviving an old tradition. Clef and Key presented its sixth annual Varsity Show, One 
Jouch of Cjeiuns, a musical comedy that kept students laughing for three nights in the 
school theater. Clef and Key is comprised of talented students who desire an outlet for 
their singing, dancing, or varied musical abilities. President Wanda Pelczar, guided the 
group, with Ramona Randall, Inez McCleod, and Dorothy Pittman assisting. 

7irst Rinc; Alclen, Johnson, Gillespie, Daly, Krcnlich, Davis, Reside, Sprung, Mallonee. Second Jiow: Wathen, 
Williams, Wintermere, Pittman, MacLeod, Pelczar, Randall, Troxell, Weston, Waters, Becker, Rush. Jhird Kow . 
White, Rosenblatt, Hathaway, Hall, Schmidt, Bucher, Sarclas, Marshall, Jenkins, Ward, Dansberger, Taylor, 
Jackson, Irish, Wright, Stitely, Waite. Jourtb JioW: Johnson, Bennett, Frost, Bresnick, Kahlcr, Cumpper, 
Cleaver, Mickey, Kise, Vale, Haring, Collins, Wilhide, 





first Rpii>; Dr. Randall, Buckncr, Wintcrraeri', I'rovhiich, W vslun, Kapruwbkl, Juhiisdii, Ualy, I'ckznr, Kunlinn, Hall, l.iiiul, Kluss, Kcmiv 
Joska. Second Kour Couchman, Becker, Sinclair, Libbcy, Burris, Wilson, Akk-n, Curran, Evans, Bucher, Csonka, Mallonix, Harryman, 
Schcllhas. Jbird Tiow - Sbarbaro, I'cU-rs, Allendcr, Kammcr, Clifton, Boots, Forrester, Wilhide, Waters, Lunan, Crccger, Ward, Jenkins, 
Hershey. Tourth Kow . Randall, Givner, DeTar, Vandel, Brown, Hoffmcister, Luttrell, Slaman, Cross, Parks, Sarelas, Skinner, 
Armbrusler, Friedman, Bulani Ti|li' Ticw: Hathaway, Davis, Knoiise, Humphries, Price, McComas, Harding, Huddle, Stone, Koplinger, 
Kurk, Coldwell, Bradford. .SiMl^ ftow Mrlik, Rice, McKcc, Moore, Zemil, Carter, Peterson, Carpenter, Atkinson, Gooding, Gelinas, 

Karr, Haring, Davis, Collins, Marshall, Mackie. 

Women's Chorus 

ON December 17, 1944, the Women's Chorus, 
consisting of ninety talented coeds, traveled 
at their own expense to the Newton Haker Hospital 
at Martinsburg, West Virt^inia. There they went from 
ward to ward singing to the convalescing veterans. 
With the other members of the chorus furnishing the 
musical background, Meredith Schmidt, Mary Harry 
Davis, and Annie Lee Mallonee sang solos. The event 
was such a success that President Wanda Pelczar re- 
ceived a letter from the hospital asking her and her 
fellow choriisters to return. 

After having entertained servicemen at Port Meade, 
the Laurel U.S.O., the Naval Academy, and the 
Stage Door Canteen in Washington last year, the 
chorus revisited the men of the armetl forces at these 
places, offering new choral antl solo arrangements. In 
addition, a show was presented to the men ami women 
at Bethesda Naval Hospital. 

Chorus members participated in the Christmas 
Pageant sponsored by the Footlight Club, and, as in 
previous years, performetl at the annual May Day 


^ Club 

J\rsl KolO: Custer, Bresnick, 
Katz, Aaron, Thibadeau, 
Gumpper, Zalph, Kise. Sec- 
ond How: Kahler, Eyier, Tal- 
bot, Wallace. Jhird Kow: 
Hall, Lilja, Hodge, Dennett, 

After a long period of silence, the Men's Glee Club has again become active. 
Under the able leadership of Harlan "Doc" Randall, professor of music, and 
with many of the returned veterans in its ranks, the club has increased in size 
and popularity. After a full year's activities, the Men's Glee Club, this year led 
by Kent Kise, promises to become once more one of the outstanding campus 

Under the able direction of Harlan Randall, who has worked for ten years to build a 
University orchestra, the University of Maryland Student Orchestra took part in many 
University functions throughout the year. At each quarter graduation, the Orchestra 
played a major role and May Day would have been incomplete without its classical and 
semi-classical music. Working in conjunction with other musical organizations, the Or- 
chestra presented the Spring Musical Festival. The members also played at various 
functions on campus, including teas and dramatic productions. 


first Kow: Dr. Randall, John- 
son, Wallace, Baker, Mickey, 
Mr. Powers. Second Jioir. 
Conlin, Briggs, G. Engle, 
Betts, Mumford. Jhird Kow: 
Lee, Bean, White, Smith, 
C. Engle. 


Xc'lcti iMi.Kce, 

Footlight Club 

/ I ^iiii Llnix'ersity Fuotlight Club, as college dramat- 
i ic organizations all over the country, was greatly 
affected by the war. The manpower shortage took its 
toll of leading men nnel crew hands, and materials 
for the building of sets were almost impossible to ac- 
quire. Yet, because of its reorganization, the Footlight 
Club progressed. 

in the spring of 1944, for the first time in its his- 

licbhic 3/cXtf rcvcah hcrsti/ m llu' s()Y I'li "Cry Jiaroc. 

tory, the club was put under the guidance of the 
Speech Department ot the University, with Dr. R. 
Ehrensberger serving as advisor. 

Cry "Hiii'oc, a story of the heroic nurses on Bataan, 
was presented in the spring of 1944. The play was the 
answer to the manpower question, for its cast was 
composed of women only. With the aid of extremely 
realistic sound effects, and dressed in men'-; fatigue 
suits borrowed from the campus A.S.T. unit, the girls 
presentei.1 what many students considered the best 
play ever given on campus. 

With the fall quarter came Mr. William Dean, 
brought to the Uni\ersity especially to coach Foot- 
light Club plays. The first part of the quarter was de- 
voted to the cleaning of the workshop and to taking 
inventory of the materials on hand. Then work was 
begun on the Christmas play. The Footlight Club, 
backed by the Student Board, presented a Christmas 
pageant, hoping to start a tradition at Maryland. The 
play, It'hy the Chimes Rdiuj, was supplemented by 
the lighting of a large Christmas tree, the singing of a 
select group of the Women's Chorus, and the present- 

Jhe siMW crcrr worked fhird. 


A serious 

ing of gifts by the sororities, fraternities, and inde- 
pendent groups. Members of the audience presented 
gifts wrapped in white. All contributions were turned 
over to the Interfaith Council for charity. 

Anxious to begin work on a full-length production. 

the club searched for a play that needed few men and 
few building materials. y\lurdei' iii a yVidiiiery, a tense 
mystery story, was chosen as the winter production. 
Bobbie McKee, assisted by Toni Call, led the group 
through the year. 

Jirsl Kow: Hathaway, Richards, Call, McKee, Frost, Owings, Fusselbaugh. Second Row: Stevens, Rittcr, Watson, Goltliner, Rose, 
Johnson, Bowles, Rubey, Rich, yinrd Jioii'.- Berkman, Ricker, Williams, Stewart, Steffler, Haller. 


yirst Jlow: Johnson, I.fslic, McNaMRhton. .Sccuriil Ron'; Hamilton, 
Rcid, R.inil.lll, White. 

Canterbury Club 

Religious Life Committee 

Composed of faculty mcmhers wlio nrc interestctl 
in the spiritual life of the students, the Religious Life 
Committee meets monthly with representatives from 
each religious club. Students represented the Univer- 
sity of Maryland at the National Committee for Chris- 
tian Leadership in Washington and participated in a 
Spiritual Fortification Conference and Dedicatory 
Service at the Statler Hotel. Delegates have attended 
special religious events for international fellowship. 

With Betty C'.anible ser\ing as president, the Can- 
terbury Club enjoyeil one of its most successful years. 
Activities included a Valentine dance for the sokliers 
from Walter Reed Hospital as well as several i)ther 
dances, picnics, and forums. In Lebruary, a campaign 
was undertaken to raise funtls tor the support of for- 
mer students in prisoner ot war camps and in China. 
The Reverend .Mr. Nathaniel Acton acted as advisor. 


Jirst How: Wynne, Callahan, 
Gadd, Gamble, Rev. Acton, 
Ford, Cory. Seconil Koii>. 
Sanderson, Ruse, Sherman, 
MilliKan, Watson, Arnold, 
Howie, Benninglon, Patterson. 
Third Tioir Burns, Graham. 
Kranz, Ashley, Russell, 
Bcckley, Johnson. 



Tint Jiow: Lipp, Seviour, 
Pfleffcr, VanHocscn, Kauff- 
man. Second Soic, Rubcy, 
Waters, Davis, Johnson, Wes- 
ton. 'Jbirtl Koir; Rich, Col- 
lins, Savage, Stitcly, Amoss. 

Starting the school year with a welcoming party for all Baptists on campus, the Bap- 
tist Student Union kept active by having exchange meetings with the Baptist Union at 
George Washington University and by holding regular inter-denominational noon de- 
votionals in addition to their regularly scheduled meetings. Former members now in 
the service were posted on the activities of the club through its newspaper. 

Under the guidance of the Reverend Mr. John Keister, the Lutheran Club had meet- 
ings twice monthly. These were often held in conjunction with other religious organiza- 
tions. The group, led by Helen Williams, was host to the Lutheran Club of George 
Washington University and visited the Lutheran Service Center in Washington, having 
the opportunity of seeing there the facilities ofifered to members of the armed services. 


St'rt/Cii; Green, Rev. Keister, 
Bowcn, Schefer, Weiskiltcl. 
SliituUng: Curran, . Zeigler, 
Dansbergcr, Highbarger, Her- 
mann, Carpenter, Kidwell, 



JirsI Kow: Slitcly, Frost, En- 
field, Dr. Smith, Davis, Bard- 
well, Rouse, Wathen. ^t'CtinJ 
Uow: Roscnberry, Carr, Lunan, 
En^le, Cooper, Kenninglon, 
Larson, Johnson, Btilani. Jhird 
How: Sinclair, 1-roehlich, Hart- 
man. Joiirtb Kiiic: Kwerks, 
Joska, WarfieUi, McCutcheon, 

Led by Grace EnfieLl ami advised by Elwyn Smith, the Presbyterian Fellowship spon- 
sored the one inter-faith meetint; held ditrini^ the fall quarter. Meetings were often in 
the form of panel discussions, with each member voicing his opinion. The membership 
of the club increased greatly during the past year, the Westminster Commission Plan 
was officially adopted as the basis for the local organization. 

The Wesley Club, with an enrollment of seventy students, has provideel the Meth- 
odists on campus with a place for religious activity. Serving as president was Ed Lord; 
as vice-president, Ann Fields; and as secretary, Dorothy Fell. Dr. B\rd and Mrs. Trem- 
bly acted as advisors. The Wesley Club meets every two weeks to present a piogram 
evolving around business, worship, and recreation. 


Pir-if kow: Downs, Casscit, 
Ingham, Amoss, Marsh, 
Mooncy, Catch, Hendricks. 
Johnson, CriHin, Erps. Scioiul 
Rtiii'r Nichols. Dr. Bird, Robic, 
A. Fields, Lord, Fell, Schafcr, 
Dr. Brings, Biichcr. 'ThirJ 
Koiv: Stevens, Gchr, Wcsion, 
Smith, Brings, Oito, Meyers, 
Twigg, Brown. Schcllhas, 
Knibb, Thompson, J. Fields, 
Baticrnschmidt. fourth Ttow: 
Otio, Robinson, NX'hilc, 

Howard, Haase, Conoway. 
Louis, Harker, Reside, Brown, 
Price, Hickelberg, Anderson, 


Newman Club 

The Newman Club of the University of Maryland 
functions as the integration point between Catholic 
students on the campus. The students, led by Louise 
Burke, meet on a religious, intellectual, and social basis. 
Father Terence Kuehn, O.F.M., of the Franciscan 
Monastery, served as student chaplain again this year. 

On the second and fourth Thursday of the month, 
the discussion group met. For a large part of the time, 
the group followed the text of Pope Pius XI's Encycli- 
cal Letter Casti Coiuuihli, relating to Christian mar- 
riage. During the year a number of guest speakers 
were entertained at the meetings. Lt. Edward Kirch- 
ner, Director of the North American Secretariat of Pax 

Roman, explained the Newman Club's relation to Pax 
Roman, and international clearing house for Catholic 
organizations, and priests from Holy Cross College in 
Washington spoke on Catholic Action. 

Members of the club participated in the panel dis- 
cussion at the Family Life Conference at Catholic 
University, which was to formulate plans for the Fam- 
ily Life Week celebrated in May. An important an- 
nual tradition continued by the members was the 
Mother's Day celebration at the Franciscan Monas- 
tery in Washington. Mass was held in the Grotto of 
Lourdes and a breakfast honoring the alumni fol- 



Sf<iIi-(/: Gcrshbcrg, Podnos, 
Rahbi Yanow, Kaplan, Utman. 
sttintlinti: Gordon, Norinsky, 
I'unipian, .Marmcr, Nitzberg. 

With a new student pastor, Rabbi Albert Yanow, the Hillel CUib continued to hold 
Friday evening services and to gather at the Hillel House for evenings of music and 
dancing. Highlighting the year was the formation of a choir and glee club. Guest speak- 
ers led discussions, and movies and Hebrew studies completed the year's activities. Daniel 
Nitzberg was chairman of the executive board. 

Throughout the year the Daydodgers Club, under the leadership of Priscilla Alden 
and Bill Ehrmantraut, gave special attention to the problems of car sharing and uniting 
day students into a club formed for their benefit. Daydodger teams were active in intra- 
mural sports, school spirit was encouraged; a moonlight cruise, dances, and other activi- 
ties for members and their guests were sponsored by the group. 





7irst Roic: Trocgcr, Eckcr, 
Robinson, Bogardus, Schlcniccr, 
Marshall, Saticr. ^etomi Koir, 
Spiccr, Kinn, Sutcr, Aldcn, 
Ball, Armbrusler, Smith. T/nr*/ 
How. Johnson, Taylor, Wil 
liams, Bancroft, BridKc, Bol 
giano, Wood, Snyder, Bozc 
man, Robertson, OcAtley, 
Atwatcr, Patton. 7ourth How 
Ediund, Ezekiel, Hall, Ehr 
mantraul, Rogers, Vogel, 
Withrow, Kenkel, Cariilhcrs, 
Bowling, Millan, Ivic. 


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Jii-sf Row: Renick, Ryan, Edwards, Niniino, 
Sharpe. Sc':ond ^Raic, Lefevcr, Morris, Wilson, 
Brown, Higman. 7hird Tiouu Eiselc, Hoopaw, 
Kauffman, Dibble, Cook. Jourth Uow: Kaylor, 
Libbey, Bryan, McCaslin, Hawkins. 

Under the leadership of Joanne Edwards, the Cosmopolitan Club brought to the 
Maryland students the opportunity to enjoy the cultural advantages offered by the na- 
tion's capital. Each member was allowed to follow his own interest, whether it be in the 
field of art, music, drama, political science, history, or dance. Trips were made to the 
capital, the National Art Gallery, and the theater. 

Availing themselves of opportunities to learn more about Latin America, members of 
the Spanish Club have sponsored guest speakers and made learning fun. With Barbara 
George serving as president, the club has offered Spanish song festivals and given a 
party at the end of each quarter. 


l^irst Knic: Utman, Aristizabal, 
Hastings, Stonesifer, Marshall, 
tiarcia. Collier. Second Jiow: 
Aiello, Ray, Wright, Cehr, 
George, Nichols, Wolfe, Vil- 
lar. Jhinl Rlih>. Kloss, Stevens, 
Skinner, Cassatt, Dierkopf, 
Preble, Pohl, Martin, Vance. 


Art Club 

Tir>f Uow: Faulkner, Disharoon, Nichols, Hall, Saunders, Allen, .Murphy. Second Koir: 

Dickinson, Mendum, Weston, Jackson, Hershey, Jones. 7htrd How. .Mallonee, CroswcII, 

Pedlow, Bowles, Ewell, Smith, NX'illiams, Brown, .Marshall, Scott. 

Under the supervision of Miss Fitzwater and with 
the co-operation of interested students, the Art Cluh 
was initiated in June of 1944. In order to become a 
member of the club, candidates submitted three draw- 

Thc (Mi'Milifis ailccl ifi inoiich. 

ings, which were consequent!)' judged by the mem- 
liers. The artists met weekl)- in order to be entertained 
by motion pictures connected with art or to hear a 
guest speak on some subject of interest. Often, how- 
ever, they met mereh' to tlo still life or outdoor sketch- 
ing. Hikes were taken to enable the members to have 
the material to sketch, and the students themselves 
served as motlels for the still life sketches. 

When Miss Titrwater left the University, Miss 
Cassels took o\er the job as advisor to the group. Un- 
iler the direction of Presielent Kay Weston, the club 
presented an art exhibit in the spring ani.1 accepted the 
responsij-iility ot sketching the illustrations for the 
TtTdi/'iM lane I lershe\' served the club as its vice 
president and Ann Dickenson took notes, while Gloria 
I InfTiiiaii balaneeil the buiUet. 



f^trst V.oir: Richards, Seviour, 
Grisby, French. Second How: 
Dr. Clark, Cheppas, Wallace, 
Pftetfcr, Bussey, Mellinger, 
Root, Mr. Wallen. Jhiut Row: 
Sellhausen, Littell, Watson, 
Scemans, Owings, Gatch, 

The organization of the Psychology Club began in the spring of 1944. In bi-monthly 
gatherings, psychology majors and other interested students initiated a series of lectures 
on psychological matters. A student public opinion poll was undertaken by the members 
and successfully completed. The year was devoted to the planning and presenting of 
a program to give students experience in the practical applications of psychology. 

The Sociology Club was formed in the summer of 1944 to unite sociology majors, to 
bring them in contact with well-known sociologists, and to make the discussion of issues 
pertinent to sociologists possible. Panel discussions, trips to Washington, and talks by 
various sociologists have kept the club active. 


Jirsf Row-. Biggs, HofstadtL-r, 
Jefferson, Shumate, Beebe, 
Aldcn, Biron. Second Kow. 
Mr. Monahan, Jackson, Freeze, 
Caplan, Podnos, Marucci, Dr. 
Lejins Jbird How Dr, Mills. 



Jint How Rose, Richardson, 
Irish, Adams, Gross. Second 
Roccr Kcphart, Wilson, Ashley, 
Ford, Foster, Reid, Arnold, 
Soudcr, Marker, While, ^bird 
RotV: Cameron, Wiles, Wynn, 
Twigg, Fisher, Miss Mitchell. 
Man ley. Stout, Cochran, 
Andrews, M. Foster, Parks, 
Simmons, Jenkins. Tourtb Jiow: 
Haase, Sherman, Sarelas, Cur- 
ran, Ewell, Catch, Bennett, 
Preble, MacLeod, Martin. 

Welcoming freshman girls with a tea in their honor, the Home Economics Club, under 
the guidance of Dorothy Foster, began the school year. Members of the club modeled 
in a novel fashion show; talks on interior decorating and a healthful cosmetic program 
were given by members of the faculty. 

The Dance Club, recognized by the Student Life Committee in the fall of 1944, was 
created to serve those interested in the study of dance techniques as well as to arouse an 
interest in modern dance among the student body. Under the guidance of Lucille Stringer 
the club has performed on campus and at George Washington University. 


Jirst Kow: Rose, Slringcr, 
Burgess, Stewart. Second Jioir 
Aaronson, Pcnnefeather, Sic 
vcns, Goldstein, Wood, Men 
dum. 7bird How: Cohen 
Coldincr, Podnos, Winkler. 


W. R. A. 

Jirst How: Burgess, Griffith, DeLoach, Burdette. Second Jiow: Jackson, Shrier, Seviour, 

Grigsby, Cory. 

The Women's Recreation Association extended its 
recreational facilities to a larger variety of activities 
and to a greater number of students under the direc- 
tion of President Helen DeLoach. The Executive 
Board drafted a new constitution which was planned 
to help enlarge W.R.A. membership as well as to as- 
sist in carrying out activities. Rounding out the intra- 
mural sports of volleyball, bowling, basketball, table 
tennis, archery, badminton, and tennis was a program 
to include hockey competition among daydodgers, so- 
rorities, and dormitories. 

A local official rating board was established to 
award emblems to girls who passed examinations and 
met the requirements for refereeing of various sports. 
"Play Days" with nearby colleges continued to be 
popular, and the after dinner dances, under the direc- 
tion of W.R.A., gave a welcome relief to book weary 
students. A Freshman Mixer, sponsored by W.R.A. 

Tencing was one of the sports. 

to give new students an opportunity to become ac- 
quainted, and semi-annual banquets at which "M" let- 
ters were awarded to W.R.A. members having the re- 
quired credits in athletic participation highlighted so- 
cial events. 


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^int Row: Throckmorton, Dc 
Grazier, Rogers, Bowles, Rob' 
berson. Second kow . Carr 
>X'iIIiams, Highbargcr, Cohn 
Smith, Axt, Ward, Rich, Wil 
Hams. Jbini Tiow - Watkins 
I'iper, .Moiistier, Imhorf. 

A lenl boon to horse lovers is the Riding Club. Its cross-country hunts, moonlight 
rides, fox hunts, and horse shows played an important part in the life of its members, 
instruction for beginners was given by advanced riders, and jumping instruction was 
given by a riding master. Jimmy Rogers served as president, assisted by Jackie Arps, 
Ann Fusselbaugh, and Chris Bowles. 

One of the high points of the year's activities of the Terrapin Trail Club was a week- 
end hike; on which the members traveled by bus to a Virginia town and hiked up the 
mountain in pouring rain to an Appalachian Trail Club cabin. The club hiked also to 
Cheverly, Devil's Den on Paint Branch, and to Greenbelt. Katie Atwater succeeded Phil 
Adams as president. 


first Roil'; Sinclair, Rouse, Al- 
watcr, Johnson, Whcrlcy. Sec- 
otid Jiow: Buchcr, Schcllhas, 
Upton, Suil, Winkler, Pittman, 
Hamon. 7bird How: Upton, 
Nelson, Adams, Varndell, 
Troxell . 



Independent Students Union 

THE Independent Students Union was organized 
in the spring of 1944 under the leadership of 
Phyllis Whitcomb, who became first president of the 

With the fall term came elections that made Ed 
Lord gavel swinger and Connie Williams his assistant. 
In November, under the leadership of Dody Upson, 
the I.S.U. Doll Dance, one of the season's most un- 
usual social functions, was given. The dance took the 
form of an old fashioned square dance, and Barbara 
McCutcheon was crowned I.S.U. doll by President 
Ed Lord. To wind up the fall social activities, the 
I.S.U. members sang Christmas carols through Col- 
lege Park and gathered afterwards for a party at the 
Rossborough Inn. 

The Project Committee endowed Arts and Sciences 
with new steps to the basement and cleaned out the 
trophy case in the library, and a March Frolic, a car- 

nival featuring entertainment of all kinds, was pre- 

Connie Williams took over the presidency when 
Lord was inducted into the army. A plain "I" in pearly 
or gold was selected as the official pin of the organ- 

IMeclimjs were hehi once a ireek. 




The Maryland University College Unit of the American Red Cross was chartered hy 
the Prince Georges County chapter in May, 1944. The Canteen Corps served at the 
Camp Springs Air Field, the Rehabilitation Committee entertained at Camp Ord, and 
the various drives were handled with success. Margaret Bolton, Red Cross field worker 
from New Guinea, explained Red Cross work overseas at a Unit meeting. 

Despite the decreased enrollment in the University, the American Society of Mechan- 
ical Engineers, guided by Doug Cook, continued to hold its own on campus. In con- 
junction with other societies, the A.S.M.E. presented educational lectures and motion 

Highlight of the year was the winning of first prize by Paul Arthur for the best paper 
submitted to the Regional Convention of Mechanical Engineers at Johns Hopkin-; Uni- 

A. S M. E. 

Seated: Kisc, Grott, Cook, 
Scigcl, Eckhardt. Eaglcson. 
Standin0: Prof. Shrecve, Prof. 
Jackson, Prof. Green, Eyicr, 
Bochenck, Ltibarsky. 


A. I. Ch, E. 

Tirsl Kow: Saltz, Kahn, Nitz- 
berg, Goldberg. Secomi Jloiii: 
Cohen. Jhird Jioiv: Robert- 
son, Lusby, Pliilpitt. 





The A.I.Ch.E., student chapter of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers, held 
technical meetings throughout the year. The group, designed to bring men of like in- 
terests together, had as its guest speakers prominent men of the U.S. Bureau of Ships, 
Dr. Allen Gruchy, professor at the University, and Mr. William Greene of engineering 
research. Melvin Cohen served the chapter as its president. 

Led by president Les Smith and assisted by Professor Allen, the American Society of 
Civil Engineers completed a successful year, despite the drafting of most of its members. 
Outside speakers came to the University and lectured to the members on their particular 
field, and joint meetings were held with other engineering societies. Highlighting the year 
was a field trip to the Hagerstown water plant. 

A. S. C. E. 

Tirst Jlow: Mr. Golir, Varndcll, Smith, 

Zcigler, Prof. Allen. Second Jtow: Moy, 

Ounker, Kay, Hall. Jbini fiow: Lester, 



'Jiilraimirtil (.'liiiiu/xoiis in jooihall. 

Tom lakes time for a haircut. 

Slol>l>in(l for rclrctbiiiciil. 

Jldliliiiv — oiilsiile I)h' A'l'ic -/rmorv. 
("/i<im/iic'(r'^ in hiltiinuiiiit Haskctluill. 

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Interfraternity Council 

THE Interfraternity Council, composed of two 
representntives from each fraternity, is the cen- 
tral representative organization of all active fraterni- 
ties of the University. Desiring to bind the fraterni- 
ties together to promote good feeling, the members 
met weekly to discuss the activities, rules, regulations, 
and details pertaining to the fraternities. Problems 
were considered and their apparent solutions dis- 
cussed, passed on, and put into effect. 

With the full participation of all the clubs, attention 
was called to the importance of athletics in fraternity 
life by an interfraternity track meet sponsored by the 
organization, jack Thomas not only performed in a 
number of the events but also acted as chairman of 
the meet committee, arranged all the particulars and 
assured the success of the affair. Intramural sports, 
regulated by the Interfraternity Council, were particu- 
larly important to the fraternities as a means of arous- 
ing honest competition and an interest in sports. 

Supplementing its activities as the central agency for 
interfraternity athletics, the Council arranged various 
social activities for all the fraternities. Under the 
supervision of Hob Spence, president for the summer 
and tall ot 1')14, a picnic dance at Creenbelt Lake 
was prepared. In spite of the heat, it tiuMied out to be 
one of the most successful interfraternity dances. 
With Page Chesser assuming the presidency for the 
winter of 1944 and 1945, the Council initiated admis- 
sion dances in the gym armory in order to raise funds. 
At the first admission dance Mel Mitchell's Debonairs 
furnished the live and Page Chesser, Sigma Chi, was 
introduced as the new president of the Council; 
Harry Howden, Phi Kappa Sigma, as the vice presi- 



1 larrison 





dent; Kent Kise, Alpha Lambda Tau, as secretary; 
and Jack MacVeigh, Alpha Tau Omega, as treasurer. 
With the money raised by these dances the Council 
was able to sponsor a spring formal at Beaver Dam. 

To cheer the campus during its mid-winter slump, 
the Council sponsored a novel straw dance at the Phi 
Kappa Sigma House. High-lighting the evening was 
a spontaneous interfraternity sing. The Sigma Chi's 
won first prize for their singing, and Kappa Alpha, 
represented by soloist Charlie Williams, took second 

Throughout the year, with the cooperation of the 
sororities on campus, the Interfraternity Council spon- 
sored Friday night Rotary Dances. Since the fraterni- 
ties were without houses, the sororities furnished them 
with a place to hold their dances. 

Clwiser, yiowden, ^tacTciijh, and 
Kise — the ojfkcrs. 




















Phi Delta Thet 



Founded at MIAMI UNIVERSITY in 1848 

Established at the UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND 

in 1930 

STARTiNc, out the year with their ever reliable Jack 
Frost at the helm, Maryland Alpha of Phi Delta 
Theta bounced back into the campus spotlight by 
adding four members and by pledging Harold Dono- 
frio and Dawson Jarboe. 

Phi Delt was represented on the varsity football 
team by Richard Terry and Chuck Ryan, while Dick 
Terry was one of the varsity boxers. Pledge Harold 
Donofrio worked with the Clef and Key, and Prexy 
Frost was one of the Footlight Club's indispensable 
men. Canterbury Club saw Stanley Roth, Robert 
Bates, and I-mory Harman as members. 

Phi Delt, always active in sports, participated in the 
FVaternity Basketball League and garnered two vic- 
tories. Alex Bobenko, now attending medical school 
in Baltimore, returned to go undefeated in his two 
appearances on the varsity boxing team. Baltimorean 
Dick Terry pounded his way into the heavyweight 
boxing limelight, while brother Chuck Ryan, always 
faithful, was the mainstay of the cage team and was 
responsiiile f(H the two Phi Delt wins. 

For the time being the Phi Delta Thetas called the 
Tippett Towers their home. Winter elections showed 

Dick Bozman winning out as president, Chuck Rs'an 
as vice president. Bill Gruber as treasurer, and Emory 
Harman as secretary. The new president, whose 
heart beat in Baltimore, spent W.44% of his time 
there, while "Ole Zoot Suit" Bill Gruber, tired of col- 
lecting bills, burnetl the roads to Baltimoie, where the 
very sight of him made the hearts of a telephone 

JtllU- out (l> VXlhtVUlC Mill's. 


operator and a Catonsville high school lassie go pitter- 
pat. Phi Delts claim that Roma and Roth are synony- 
mous, one being lost without the other. Although the 
"Blue Bullet" was in hock, Ed Lentz continued to beat 
a path to the AOPi house to see his Ginny. Jack 
Frost acquired the nickname "Geranium," and, if the 
brothers should lose him to the Merchant Marine, 
memories of Jack will always be of that sweet flower 
also. Robert "Buck" Bates, with his two guns at his 
side, shot his way into a redhead's heart. 

Besides women, the Phi Delt's were gifted with 
Emory Harman, special present of the U. S. Army. 
He came back in time to see Phi Delta Theta go up 
on campus, and as he says, "Watch them go." 

'Members: Richard Bozman, Jack Frost, William Gruber, Ed- 
win Lentz, Charles Ryan. 

Qoinit over the jrnternitv son^s. 

Pledges : Robert Bates, Harold Donofrio, Edwin Ewing, Emory 
Harman, Stanley Roth, Richard Terry. 

7iic'ii/ly: C. O. Appleman, N. E. Philh'ps. 

JirsI Koto: Bates, Bozman, Donofrio, Frost. Second Kow: Cruber, Harman, 
Lentz, Roth, Terry. 


Phi Kappa Si 




Established at the UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND 

in 1899 

Is the spring of 1944 Phi Kappa Sigma obtained 
representation on the interfraternity Council. 
At that time there were only four active members. 
During the year Henry Howden swung the gavel and 
Charles DePhillips assistetl as vice president. Under 
their leadership the Phi Kaps entered the annual rush- 
ing competition and pletlged twelve men. By March 
the fraternit)- hoastetl fifteen actives and seven pledges 
am! began to search for a place to house them. 

As Peter Bozick succeeded Henry Howden as presi- 
dent when the new year rolled in, social functions 
were picked up with renewed vigor. The Phi Kap's 
held a Straw Dance that was so successful that the 
Interfraternity Council adopted the idea, and another 
dance similar to it was held in the Phi Kappa rooms. 
Later in the year the traditional Phi Kappa Sigma 
Skull Dance was presentee!, at which time "Rosco" 
was trotted out. The event turned out to be quite 
the pinning aflfair, for brothers Joe Papania and 
William Kirby lost their pins. 

Tirsf tioir: Aldcrton, Bell, Bozick, Callaway, Hairison. Second Kow: Holzapfcl, Howden, Kirby, Malamphy, .Miillin. Solomon, 



Very successful was a spring formal held in honor 
of the Phi Kappa Sigma sister sorority, Sigma Kappa. 
The fraternity held a reception for alumnus Governor 
Herbert O'Conor. 

Three Phi Kap's attracted attention in the Varsity 
Show, One JoucIj of Cjeimis. Peter Bozick with his 
"moo," Joe Papania, the slick operator, and Vic Mul- 
lin, the man with the chicken, all became near cele- 
brities. Henry Howden served as secretary, vice 
president, and president of the Interfraternity Council, 
while holding down a position on the Diamondback 
staff was Vic Mullin. Pete Bozick and Jim Alderton 
represented Phi Kappa Sigma on the Interfraternity 

Not to be left out on the sports angle. Phi Kap 
sent brother Charlie DePhillips out to lead them in 
intramural football. Charlie not only led them but 
also starred on the team. Even the pledges fought 
for the honor of their fraternity, for Ken Malone 
boxed in the one hundred seventy-five-pound bracket. 

The Phi Kap's were shocked by the news of the 
death of Bill Gordon, Phi Kappa Sigma president in 

yVI»lliM wields a paiiiiie over the coiirersatioii. 

1943. Bill, while instructing on the rifle range, was 
killed at Fort Jackson by a rebounding bullet. 

CMembeii: James Alderton, Donald Bell, Peter Bozick, William 
Callaway, Charles DePhillips, Thomas Harrison, Henry How- 
den, Willard Hubbard, Victor Mullin, Joseph Papania, Richard 

Pledges. Williajn Kirby, Kenneth Malone, George Malamphy 
Ernest Presto, Harold Thomas. 

yiowden reads the Pin Xap ma^adnc to the tune of imisic. 






Founded at MIAMI UNIVERSITY in 1855 

Established at the UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND 

in 1942 

SIGMA Chi sweltered through n torrid summer nnd 
congealed during the arctic winter in a little p<; 
shack on the wrong side of the tracks, where Ward 
Boss Page Chesser kept the fraternal flame alive; and 
Boh Steen, the miser, aided by juggling the hook^, 
breaking a tew heads collecting bills. 

When winter closed down in earnest, the Sigs lit the 
smoking lamp at Albrecht's, where Radical Mears or- 
ganized the leftiest of all free men's clubs, a band to 
halt the loss of fraternity jewelry. Bill Harrison and 
Fred SafTord formed the backbone of the outfit, and 
even "Black Market" Bastian lent his name. .Mever- 

JVoii' lct\ start irilli /lir bull m'smom. 

JirsI Roic Basiian, Bcrnstrom, Boslcy, Bradford, Chcsscr, Crosthwait, Fortunado. Second Kow: Harrison, Johns. .Mallontc, Maslin, 
Muars, Miller, Reynolds. ■JbirtI How: Scolt, Sipes, Smith, Safford, Stccn, Vanncman, Younger. 

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theless, the respectable pinned men offered stifF oppo- 
sition, with Roger Bergstrom copping the speed record, 
in hours, for the course. Socialites Ralph Sipes and 
Leigh Vanneman were reformed and, of all things, 
started to study. Marie Foulkes, Sigma Chi sweet- 
heart of 1944, got choosy and went individual; she 
now wears Page Chesser's pin. 

The year was a robust one for all, particularly the 
pledges. "Sadist Sam" Fortunato, feeling that the 
usual "riding" of the new pledges by the old mem- 
bers was not enough, was a bit hard on the pledglings; 
however, they bore it well and were initiated. 

The chapter romped through seven straight wins 
at intramural basketball to win the championship, with 
John Younger, now United States Army Air Force, 
Jim Skeen, and Ralph Simmons hazing the ball around 
the court. Mallonee might have been seen passing 
out blackjacks and knuckle dusters before the game. 
Les Smith read a book on commando tactics and used 
what he had learned on the gridiron. For playing 
fair and square football and living through it, and for 
boosting what was left of the old school spirit, he was 
awarded a letter. Brother Fred Safford fought his 
way to the intramural boxing championship. 

Somewhere someone said that all play and no v.'ork 
makes Jack a dull boy, but the Sigma Chi's had a litde 
trouble believing it. Nevertheless, some of the boys 
beat their way up the hill to meetings. Bob Scott 
and Les Smith were elected vice chairmen of the Stu- 

dent Board, and Page Chesser straightened out fra- 
ternity problems as president of the Interfraternity 
Council. Bob Steen, Footlight Club member from 
way back, spent Wednesday evenings at the Footlight 
meetings when he could tear himself away from Caro- 
lyn, and Ralph Sipes reported for the Diamondback. 
"Mai" Mallonee drew cartoons for the Diamondback 
and for the Jenapiti. 

Sigma Chi, struck as all fraternities were by the 
manpower shortage, showed that the standards of 
fraternalism for which they stand cannot be lost, even 
in time of war. 

2tembers: David Bastian, Roger Bergstrom, Robert Bradford, 
Page Chesser, Stanley Crosthwait, Samuel Fortunato, William 
Harrison, T. Sewell Mallonee, Jr., Charles Mears, Frederick 
Safford, Robert Scott, Robert H. Steen, Ralph Sipes, Leslie 

Pledges: Arthur Bosley, Robert Flanagan, Joseph Gollner, Wil- 
Mam Johns, John Maslin, Albert Miller, John Reynolds, Ralph 
Simmons, James Skeen, Leigh X'anneman, John Younger. 

TikkIIy: R. Ehrensberger, S. S. Steinberg. 

7be Sigs read their two best sellers. 


Sigma Alpha Epsilon 


Founded at the UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA in 1856 

Established at the UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND 

in 1943 

AFTER taking part in the aniuial pilgrimage to 
. Ocean City, the SAE's, proudly displaying 
healthy tans, opened the summer quarter. Prexy Otts 
McDearmon led the hoys toward success in the social, 
athletic, and scholastic aspects of campus life. 

Going into its second year on the Maryland campus, 
SAE is now firmly established, for the fraternity name, 
so well known nationally, quickly gained recognition 
on campus. The hoys opened the fall quarter with 
a first anniversary banquet, f-ollowing closely were 
an orchestra dance with an autiminal theme and a 
Sadie Hawkins Dance. 

The SAE touch football team remained unscored 
upon until the championship game. The fast and 
light team was noted for its teamwork. Pledge Bob 
Harvey was picked by Coach Stan Baker as the out- 

J( /m/>;<ims I'Pt'iv liiiu' you try lo s/ui/v. 

standing touch football player in the league for his 
excellent passing. 

Appointed Cadet Colonel and chairman of the 
dance committee of the Student Board was Pat Coyle, 
while Will Schmidt took over the sports page of the 
})iiuno)hihiH.'k, ably assisted by brothers Herb Hodge, 
Byrd Lucas, Dick Grubb, and Bill Gould. Pledge Bill 
Ehrmantraut headed the daydodgcrs, and Pledge Walt 
Bauman starred on the Varsity football eleven. 

The Sig Alph's elected as president for the fall 
quarter Kenny Maskell, who gave his all toward build- 
ing the fraternity; however, at the end of the quarter 
Kenny graduated, and Line Black was elected to the 
helm for the winter quarter. Again the Sig Alph's 
produced an intramural basketball team that stayed 
in the win column elespite the lack of experienced 

The highlight of the chapter's social life was its 
Winter Eormal, held in the loimge of the armory and 
temperetl by the sweet music of Jack Morton's orches- 
tra. On March ninth, hundreds of SAE's in the Wash- 
ington area gathered at the Statler Hotel to toast 
lounder's Day. 

With another highly successful year under its belt, 
the N'oung fraternity is pioud of its achievements and 
of its ability to grow ami pidsper under tr\ing war- 
time conditions. 


'Tirst Hoii' : Armstrong, Black, Borgcs, Brown, Coyle, Garvcy, Grubb. Second Ron*. Gumppor, Henderson, Hess, Hodge, Kauf- 
man, Maskell, Myhre. Jhiril How - Myers, Parsons, Robinson, Rohrbaugh, Schmidt, Tether. 

2teinhers: Norman Albrecht, James Armstrong, Lincoln Black, 
Francis Borges, Joseph Brown, Patrick Coyle, Richard Grubb, 
Richard Gumpper, Vernon Helman, Christopher Henderson, 
Herbert Hodge, Calvin Kaufman, Byrd Lucas, Wilmot Mack, 
William Madison, Kenneth Maskell, Paul Mericle, John Over- 
man, Walter Robinson, Wilson Schmidt, Thomas Siemens, James 

Pledges: Walter Baunian, Martin Connor, Reed Custer, Harry 
Day, William Ehrmantraut, Richard Esser, Joseph Garvey, Wil- 
liam Gould, Robert Harvey, John Hess, Jr., Gerald Myers, Lewis 
Myhre, Willard Parson, Bernard Reges, William Sinclair 

Jiiculfy.- C. Benton, H. C. Byrd, G. Corcoran, C. Cox, M. 
Downey, P. Nystrom, M. Shoemaker. 

Eveniiul rclayaticn in the form of chess. 


Thet a Chi 


Founded at NORWICH UNIVERSITY in 1848 

Established at the UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND 

in 1929 

WiTir Boots Holljes and Jimmy Shields serving 
as presidents in the fall and winter quarters 
respectively, Theta Chi rose to a high position among 
fraternities in the past year. Having more than thirty 
members and being one of the few fraternities on cam- 
pus able to retain its house, the fraternity won the 
intramural championship in baseball and football. 
Brother Tommy "Touchdown" Graham helped by re- 
ceiving the Touchdown Club's Intranuiral Trophy. 

Helping to raise the Theta Chi status on campus 
was the acquiring of offices on campus by the mem- 
bers. Randy Scholl served as president of the Stu- 
dent Board, Bill Eckhardt presided as chairman of the 
Dance Committee of the Student Board, and Dick 
Spencer became the treasurer of the Intcrfraternity 
Council. Bill Kahler, Jim "Jellybean" Ryan, and Gil 
Bresnick, Men's Chorus and Clef and Key members, 
took part in the Varsity Show, One Touch oj (icnius. 
while "Bing" Kahler entertained his hnithers ticim be- 
hind the footlights in T/iui/cr ni ii A'mmciv Making 
sure that music and acting wouldn't be the death nl 
the fraternity. Boots 1 lolljes originated Irom the I ler 
mitagc," a men's gossip column for the /)i(iiiui)i(/ 

Mrs. "Ma" Smith, with Theta Chi as its house- 
mother for over ten years, witnessed with the patience 
that only a fraternity housemother can hn\e the usual 
Friday night confusion in preparing for big weekend 
dates. Even she could not control 'Guerilla Men" 
Scholl and Holljes on their shower sprees. Jimmy 
Shields continued his expeditions to Bowie in search 
of eggs, antl "Uncle Harwood" Jackson gave out 
sound advice that no one, including Jackson himself, 
ever followed. Ed Wickers, commonly referred to as 
"Bottleneck" of Dick Tracy fame, waited tables at 
Theta Chi and risked his famous neck doing it. 

Lcckiml ujt /In /.k/s lot //'ill iXiiii 


Throwing undesired food at Ed was one of the favor- 
ite dinner pastimes. Bill Talbot, the proverbial clam 
of the fraternity, spoke rarely but always wisely. 
He, according to his brothers, was a true Clarksville 
gentleman. Uncle Frank Wiggley, never seen except 
at meetings and at the Grill, lived at the Bureau of 
Mines. War or no war, the boys had their fun. 

Members: William Andrews, Gilbert Bresnick, Thomas Graham, 
Herman Holljes, William Kahler, George Leonard, Bryon Nuttle, 
Hewitt Robertson, Randolph Scholl, James Shields, Charles Sie- 
bert, Richard Spencer, William Talbott, Edward Wickers, Frank 

Pledges : Byron Baer, John Banz, John Buckley, Warren Conklin, 
Lawrence Cooper, William Cormany, William Eckhardt, Joseph 
Eikenberg, Joseph Fielder, Harwood Jackson, John Lester, John 
Morris, John Moyer, Peter Petroff, James Ryan, Roy Withers. 

Jflciilly.- W. B. Kemp, W. C. Smith. 

J/.'t' only ibinil that's niissnut l.u/e 
is Tlerm. 

TirsI Kow: Andrews, Bacr, Banz, Bresnick, Buckley, Conklin. ieco:ul Kow Cooper, Eckhardt, Eikenberg, Fielder, Graham, Holljes. 
Third Kow: Jackson, Kahler, Leonard, Mover, Ryan, Scholl. .Toiirlfi Tiow Shields, Seibert, Spencer, Talbott, Wickers, Wigley, Withers. 

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Alpha Tau Omega 



Established at the UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND 

in 19 iO 

ACTIVE in publications, in sports, in goveinniL'nt, 
_ nnd in fraternity life in general, were the 
Alpha Tau Omega's. Headed first by Jack Mac- 
Veigh and later by Jerry Cleaver, the A.T.O.'s con- 
tinued their activities, although hard hit by the 
worldly chaos. 

in spite of the fact that the A.T.O.'s did not occupy 
their house during 1945 because of war conditions, 
they were still able to maintain their social status with 
week-end parties, interfraternity sports, and a galaxy 
of other campus activities. The brothers hatl little 

J/u' (ifri's IS niil/v (/cniiK; lu'i. 

Tifs( T^ow Bottcndorf, Bunting, Cleaver, Draper, Getsinger. Seconti How. Hancock, Hesse, Linton, Lisciotta, MacVeigh, TfiirJ 

How Mullen, Ross, Rothcnhoefer, Scull, Stapp, vX'inn. 


trouble in getting dates for their occasional, but always 
successful, dances. 

As usual, rushing was pursued by the Tau's and a 
fine pledge class was instituted and initiated during 
the 1944-1945 season. An old fashioned barbecue 
held at Joe Grisby's home, Grisby Station, Maryland, 
and a party held at the home of Dr. Charles White, 
highlighted the rush season. Entertained admirably 
by Dr. White, the Tau's and their rushees were par- 
ticularly impressed by the demonstrations of an infra- 
red ray and its curious effect on teeth, fingernails, and 
especially printed maps. 

Jerry Cleaver, president of the fraternity, competed 
in the student body elections and won the post of 
second vice chairman of the Student Board with the 
help of A.T.O. B.T.O. MacVeigh and his yeoman 
service as special campaign manager. Brother Bill 
Scull steered Omicron Delta Kappa, men's honorary, 
through a successful year. Rayner Hesse was a 
member of the news staff of the Diawondback, and 
with the success of his timely features became well 
known among the school newspaper readers; in fact, 
he became so well known that he successfully alien- 
ated nearly all the campus belles with his Diamond- 
hack feature on the relative merits of women and 

Jerry Cleaver, Rayner Hesse, and Jack MacVeigh 
represented Alpha Tau Omega on the Interfraternity 
Council; Jack was selected treasurer of the Council. 

During the year brother Phil Bettendorf and James 

Stapp entered the armed services. Bettendorf is now 
serving in the Navy, and Stapp, his ex-cohort in cam- 
pus fun, is doing his part in the Army. 

Dr. Charles E. White, professor of chemistry, mem- 
ber of the Publications Board and the Student Life 
Committee, ably served as advisor to the fraternity. 

The Tau's are making plans for the post-war era, 
when once more they will occupy their house on Col- 
lege Avenue and the fraternity will reassume its place 
among the leading campus organizations. 

Members: Philip Bettendorf, George Bunting, George Cleaver, 
Frank Draper, Richard Getsinger, Wilham Hancock, Raymond 
Hesse, John Linton, Frank Lisciotto, John MacVeigh, Thomas 
Mullen, Hugh Ross, Frank Rothenhoefer, William Scull, James 
Stapp, Charles Winn, Howard Yeager. 

yacultY: M. S. Downley, DeVoe Meade, A. L. Schrader, C. E. 
White, W. P. Walker. 

Clciwcr ami 'MacTeiclh — big business 







WEARERS of the White Star, prexied by brother 
Jack Flynn, increased their ranks this year 
with the return of veterans Mike Zetts, Tom Chisari, 
Dick Burlin, Ashby Miiselman, Dick Oswald, Pete 
Kincaid, and Pat McCarthy. Ever active on the ath- 
letic fiekl, many of the brothers took over a large part 
of the coliseum, since this marked their second year of 
being without a fraternity house. Nevertheless, Sigma 
Nu continued to rank high both scholasticaliy and in 
student activities. 

Continuing a fraternity trailition, brother Daly 
was elected captain of the tootball team, replacing 
Hd "Fearless" Hurson, 194.^ captain, now serving in 
the navy. Also there helping to score those points 
for 'Maryland's Big Red Team" and backing Captain 
Daly were ten more Sigma Nu actives and pledges. 

When basketball practice got under way, Sigma Nu 
had the only two veterans, jack Flynn and Warren 
Hoffccker. Flynn was elected captain and was high 
scorer in the Southern Conference. Pledges Charlie 
Campbell and Paul jaeck were both regulars on the 
basketball tinm. 15ill Coakley was named co-captain 
of the boxing team, on which pletlge Bob Troll served, 
and Percy Wolfe again served as manager. Pledge 



Established at the UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND 

in 1914 

Tom Maloney was the only undefeated man of the 

Sigma Nu was the winner ot both the interfraternity 
leagues, softball and track. In the intramural boxing 
tournament, Frank Morrisettc won the one hundred 
forty-five pound division. 

Student activities also attracted the Sigma Nu's. 
Mike Zetts acted as president of the Monogram Club, 
while Percy Wolfe served as secretary-treasurer. Pat 
Moran was a major in the R.O.T.C., and brothers 
Jack Flynn and Mike Zetts were representatives on 
both the Interfraternit)' Council and the Student 

Jhni: .illi/ilf\ tiini lo iiiiisii. /I't ii Jiiiiii/f. 


7iT!,t kow: Burlin, Chisari, Daly, Flynn, Kincaid, Hoffecker. Second Koir Moran, Morriscttc, Miissclman, Oswald, Rock, Wolfe, Zetts. 

Board. Secretary of the A.S.M.E. was Les Daly, and 
Ashby Musselman took notes for the Daydodger's 

A great factor in the success of the fraternity dur- 
ing the past year was Mrs. Holbrook, president of 
Sigma Nu's Mothers' Club. She furnished the men 

7/'t' ipcrked liard to keep up the 
chapter jor l/'ost' crer there. 

with a substitute fraternity house; in the basement of 
her home the Sigma Nu's held their meetings and 
initiations. The room is decorated with banners, 
plaques, pictures, and trophies of the fraternity. 

Besides Sigma Nu Commander Jack Flynn, there 
was Lieutenant Commander Michael Zetts, while Tom 
Chisari served the brothers as secretary, and Ashby 
Musselman balanced the budget. 

Under the leadership of social chairman Mike Zetts, 
the social life of Sigma Nu was a highlight of the past 
year, sometimes nearly assuming the gayety of pre- 
war. Very successful were a semi-formal joint dance 
with Theta Chi and a Valentine dance with Pi Beta 
Phi sorority. The near famous Sadie Hawkins dance, 
however, was again the most heartily enjoyed social 
function of the year. 

^Members: A. M. Burlin, Jr., Thomas Chisari, William Coakley, 
Leslie Daly, John Flynn, Thomas Hoffeckcr, Roger Kincaid, 
Patrick Moran, Frank Morrisette, Ashhy Musselman, Richard 
Oswald, Percy Wolfe, Michael Zetts. 

Pledges: Salvatore Fastuca, Paul Jaeck, Thomas Maloney, Joseph 
McCarthy, Wilbur Rock, Robert Troll. 

JiiciilfV; George Abrams, Leslie E. Bopst, Albert B. Heagy, 
George Madigan. 




Established at the UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND 

in 1914 

IF one plotted a graph of time against membership 
for Kappa Alpha beginning with June of 1944, 
he would observe a straight line. Although the draft 
practically annihilated KA membership, there re- 
mained two actives and one pledge, bound and deter- 
mined to keep the old KA colors flying. Therefore, 
with a minimum of chance and a maximum of ambi- 
tion, what was left of Kappa Alpha rushed and 
pledged eighteen men. Having been partially dor- 
mant for a time, the brotherhood crept out of its 
cocoon ami began to enter into the life of the Uni- 
versity as in the old days. In true KA style, Lou 
Phipps, Gerald Heatley, Hal Keller, Steve Chalmers, 
and Rob Yordy captured the limelight on the Old 
Liner basketball team, and Bill Greer served well on 
the boxing team. Not to be outdone, brother Hunky 
Doory went out for football and was claimed by the 
football squad as the star end of the team. 

Kappa Alpha expects greener pastures to supple- 

ment the many lean months through which it has had 
to struggle. 

Members John Bowcrsox, Frank Doory, Vl'allace .Mann, Charles 

Vledilcs: Charles Adams, Stephen Chalmers, Huyh Day, William 
Greer, George Kellerman, Jr., Raymond Harrington, Gerald 
Heatley, Lewis Phipps, Jr., Harold Keller, Robert Yordy. 

Jacnlly: H. F. Cotterman, Vi'. "«•. Cobey, E. N. Cory, G. W. 
Dunlap, W. H. Gravely, I.. J. Poelma, S. B. Shaw, T. B. Sim- 
mons, J. W. Sprowls. 

£(iiriiim( the t'liJcIc iiuiiiiuil. 

first Roil'. Bowcrsox, Chalmers. Crccr, 

Harrington. Second Row Heatley, Keller. 

.Mann, Phipps, Williams. 


Delta Sigma Phi 



in 1899 and established at the 


UNDER the guidance of president Nat Eckhardt, 
summer and fall, and president Charles Prof- 
fen, winter and spring, the Delta Sig's managed to 
keep active on campus despite the fact that their 
corps had been whittled down to seven members, 
invaluable, however, in directing Delta Sig student 
activities were the alumni advisors, led by Buck Rog- 
ers and "Zal." 

Their brothers weren't the only things that attracted 
members in the Baltimore school to the College Park 
campus. Brother George Rasch literally haunted the 
Alpha Xi Delta house, and Dave Bell did his share of 
traveling from Baltimore to C. P. to see his Alpha Xi 
girl. It was no surprise to the Delta Sig's to find their 
boy Dave married during the summer. Willie Eppes, 
Annapolis' pride and joy, burned the roads to College 
Park to see his brothers. 

After the loss of brother Jim Spamer to the army, 
Phil Brewer took over the books; with Eckhardt's 
graduation Charles Proffen became president and 
worked hard to keep Delta Sig alive on campus. 

Pro/f tunes in. 

Brewer, Eckhardt, Proffen. 


Alpha Gamma Rho 

Founded at OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY and the 


Established at the UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND 

in 1928 

Tin; A.G.R.'s, famous in clays gone by for their 
dances and sherbet-gingerale pLinch, had a dif- 
Hciilt time keeping interested in the gayer things of 
life, with a war on one hand and an increasing de- 
mand for food production on the other. The brother- 
hood, nevertheless, composed of only thirteen men 
during 19-45, continued studies in soil and crop prin- 
ciples and kept Alpha Gamma Rho alive on campus. 
The fraternity was affected in two ways by the 

war. Not only were many of the brothers taken into 
the \arious branches of the service, but also others 
were required, on the home front, to return to their 
home farms to produce the crops necessary to meet 
the increased demands for food. Numerous alumni 
produced great quantities of food; in fact, one brother 
expected to produce over fifty thousand chickens dur- 
ing the year, and others produced vegetables, fruits, 
and meat. An A.G.R., confined to a hospital in Italy, 
was surprised at finding a can of food packed by his 

Firsl Hotr: Caruthcrs, Gritzan, Hines, 

Miisfcll, .Sfii>nii How: McCaha, Ricck, 

Spcncc, Thompson. 


The Alpha Gamma Rho members in the service 
would make a small army. They are sailing the seas, fly- 
ing planes, driving tanks, taking territory, and holding 
beach-heads in all the war zones. Throughout 1945 
letters were received from one hundred and forty- 
seven brothers in the service, totaling approximately 
forty-five per cent of the members taken into the 
Maryland chapter. 

The A.G.R. fraternity house was leased to Pi Beta 
Phi sorority. Consequently, the brothers were dis- 
tributed over the various campus houses. Regular 
meetings and social functions, however, kept alive 
the spirit on which the future of the chapter will be 

y^leniberi: Bruce Car'itiners, Frani<lin Hausfeit, William Hines, 
Meivin McGaha, John Rieck, Robert Spence, Harold Thompson. 

Pledges: George Bennett, Royce Buzzell, Frederick Hutchinson, 
James Mattingly, Bruce Murdock, Wesley Sears. 

Jrtciilfv: A. Ahalt, M. Berry, S. H. De Vault, A. B. Hamilton, 
E. F. Long, A. S. Thurston. 

AU hands ikiicii. 

717'cif happened Ic the "fscju/re"? 


Qig^y sets ii/) the cokes. 

ll'bat /M/)/)tiifil (o the fire'? 

Jhey're t'laying ii sym/'/'oiiy 
Ihey srty.' 

Jbe S.J.E. I'lvuluet. 

Jbere is some resembUince. 

Just once over lightly! 


Alpha Lambda Tau 

WITH Milton Kurtz leading the remaining Tau's, 
Alpha Lambda Tau carried on their activities 
as normally as was possible. Kent Kise set an example 
in leadership for his brothers by taking over the presi- 
dencies of S.M.A.C. and Men's Glee Club and by 
holding the position of secretary of the Interfraternity 
Coimcil. Kent also v^'as a prominent member of the 
varsity rifle team and served as president before 
Kurtz. Luis Abella and Bruce Bridgman, always the 
ring leaders in fraternity fun making, were joined in 
their cavorting by pledge Bob Thibadeau. 

Five A-LT.'s, Bob Bragunier, Jim "Bing" Miller, 
Mike Langello, Dick Wood, and Bruce Bridgman, 
were called into the service within the past year. 
The Tau's sincerely missed them and endeavored, in 
every way possible, to keep them informed of the 
activities of the brotherhood. 



Established at the UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND 

in 1934 

Secretary and treasurer of the fraternity were Wal- 
den Gorsuch and Menich Stewart, respectively, while 
David Pohmer held the honored position of Chaplain. 

y\ieinbcri: Luis Abella, Robert Bragunier, Bruce Bridgman, 
Walden Gorsuch, Kent Kise, Milton Kurtz, Michel Langello, 
James Libertini, James Miller, James Pierce, David Pohmer, 
Menick Stewart, Richard Wood. 

Plciiites: Robert Thibadeau. 

lacutly : Carl Gohr. 

Xise spends some iiiue sdiifyiiu;. 

f^irst Roic; Abella, Bridgman, Gorsuch 

Kise. Second How: Kurtz, Pohmer, Stewart 



Sigma Alpha Mu 

Tm little red house at the top of Knox Road 
witnessed a lot of changes in the past year. 
SAM's sons have come and gone, hut in spite of the 
disorganizing changes in personnel, the traditions of 
fair play and brotherhood remained. 



in 1909 and established at the 


During 1944 and 1945, the three members, Paul 
PimTpian, Hal Seligman, ami Gil Le\'ine, took over the 
leadership of the fraternity, each ser\'ing his brothers 
to the best of his ability. As the older members left, 
the new pledges and members stepped up to fill the 
positions on campus held by their predecessors. 

Entering into all intramural sports, SAM's teams 

Jirst Son'; Bercowitz, BL-rnian, Bisgyer, Cohen, Cohen, Katz. Second Jiow: Levinc, Morrison, Norwitz, Oppenhcim, Pumpian Sariihin. 

JbiTii kow: Seli(;ni3n, Shapiro, Sherry, Smith, Solomon. 


held their own in all but one, basketball. Even with 
a bad season the fraternity produced two players, Bill 
Leigman and Chet Cohen, who should be kept in the 
minds of sport lovers in the future. 

The sports stories of Eddie Schrier were a feature 
of the Dicimondback, while Elliott Lapin tried out for 
the Footlight Club, was accepted, and participated in 
a Maryland play with only one quarter of Footlight 
membership behind him. Gil Levine captained the 
band for a year, and several of his brothers won com- 
missions and high warrants in the R.O.T.C. 

Austin Oppenheim had the highest average in the 
College of Business and Public Administration, while 
Jay Bisgyer had unusually high grades. The fraternity 
as a whole maintained over a 2.5 average. 

The sad news that friend and brother Bill Birn- 
baum had been killed in Germany was received near 
the close of the year. The Sigma Alpha Mu's, here 
and all over the world, hope that the ideals for which 
he died will become actualities,- and, as long as there 
is a member of Sigma Alpha Mu, he will fight for 
those ideals. 

SliitlyiiKt — iiiidl (fify /(ill astei-p (Uivicrty. 

Members: Rolf Bercowitz, Leonard Bernian, Jay Bisgyer, Martin 
Cohen, Philip Glazer, Elhs Kadison, Norman Katz, Elliott Lapin, 
Gilbert Levine, Richard London, Stanley Mackin, Martin Mor- 
rison, Marvin Norwitz, Austin Oppenheim, Paul Pumpian, How- 
ard Rymland, Morton Sarubin, Edward Schrier, Harold Selig- 
man, Herbert Shapiro, Norman Sherry, Howard Smith, David 

Lookinil lit ichat happened way 
back when. 










TALI Beta of Tau Epsilon Phi, like many other 
college fraternities, was forced to become in- 
active in the sprint; ot 194.T, after eighteen very suc- 
cessful years on the University of Maryland campus. 

A year after it hatl become inactive, four very 
determined members, Lenny Eisenberg, Kopel Jef- 
frey, Benny Herman, and Stanley Himmelstein, al- 
though working under great hardships, rcorganizeil 
Tau Beta chapter. So inspired were these four men 
that the difficulties which confronted them did not 
seem to lie a hindrance, but a stimulant, to the group. 

In June of 1944, the Hrst pledge class of the re- 
organized chapter, which included Bernard Groh, 
Melvin Cohen, Sidney Caller, Harry Kahn, Morris 
Silverman, Morris Starr, Morton Schwartzman, Don- 
ald Levy, and Samuel Goldhagen, was installed. 
Schwartzman, Levy, and (ioldhageii leh almost imme- 
diately for the armei.1 services. 

Although the chapter was still minus a fraternity 
house at the end of the summer of 1944, TLP's active 
membership rose to twenty-two. Shortly alter the fall 
quarter began, they regained possession of their chap- 
ter house. The house at 4(i()7 K'nox Road was opened 
on November 14, after two hectic weeks of cleaning. 


Founded at COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY in 1910 

Established at the UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND 

ill 1925 

painting, and repairing. A week later a house-warm- 
ing, which pr()\ed to be the most successful affair of 
1944, was given. 

TEP's present membership includes four veterans of 
this war, I ioward Schafer, Morris Silverman, Sidney 
Caller, and Robert Eichberg. Sidney Caller, one of 
the TEP alums, is an instructor in the zoology depart- 
ment at the University. 

Mel Cohen, Chancellor of Tau Epsilon Phi, served 
on the musical staff of the Clef and Key for the Var- 
sity Show and was student president of A.I.Ch.E. 
Harry Kahn, vice president of the latter organization 

Jhis is whiil we'll lio lo 'cm! 


and treasurer of Tau Epsilon Phi, was honored in his 
junior year for having the highest average among 
chemical engineers. Stuart Schuster held the position 
of captain in the R.O.T.C, while Frank Grott pre- 
sided over A.S.M.E. 

TEP was well represented in sports. The team 
ranked second in the intramural football league and 
second in the intramural basketball league. Main- 
stays of the basketball team were Bob Lewis, Eddie 
Statter, and Moe Starr. TEP also participated in box- 
ing and baseball. 

During the last quarter, several new members have 
entered the armed forces, among them Alex Stouck, 
Kenneth Cowan, and Marvin Weisberg. Charlie 
Bresler left the campus to prep for the U. S. Military 
Academy. To make up for the loss, several alums, 
directly from overseas duty, visited the campus. 

Along with their other activities, the brothers helped 
publish the Jaii Beta Jorcb, edited by Bob Eichberg, 
held successful house dances, and kept the house in a 
veritable turmoil with their fun making. 

Thus, from a small but inspired beginning. Tan Beta 
of Tau Epsilon Phi ascended rapidly to its rightful 

Come and ()t'( if .' 

position among the fraternities of the University of 

2lcinbcr^: Albert Aaron, Benjamin Bociienei<, Alfred Cohen, 
Edwin Cohen, Melvin Cohen, Robert Eichberg, Samuel Frank, 
Sidney Caller, Bernard Groh, Frank Grott, Stanley Himmelstein, 
Harry Kahn, Frank Millhauser, Robert Lewis, Norman Norin- 
sky, Fred Sapperstein, Howard Schafer, Morris Silverman, Stuart 
Schuster, Albert Spikloser, Maurice Starr, Edwin Statter. 

'J-tTst How : Bresler, Cohen, Frank, Caller, Crott, Himmelstein. Second Row. Kahn, Norinsky, Rothfeld, Schuster, SiKerman, Stouck. 

W^' e^ 



Pan-Hellenic Council 

Tim; Pan-Hellenic Council, composed of three 
representatives from each of the eleven sorori- 
ties at the University of Maryland, strove to promote 
a more cooperative spirit among the Greek organiza- 
tions on campus and to coordinate them with the 
activities of the University. The group met once a 
month at the various chapter houses to consider rush- 
ing and other inter-sorority affairs. During rush 
v»:eek, the Council served as mediator and enforced 
the rush rules set forth in the constitution. 

As in previous years, the Pan-Hellenic Council 
worked with the other organizations on campus for 
the success of the drives sponsored. Sorority mem- 
bers signed up tlonors and contributed toward the 
blood drive. The Council worked with the Student 
Board for the sale of war bonds among the students. 

Red Cross canteen work at Camp Springs, Maryland, 
was done by the sorority girls, and all sororities con- 
tributed to President Roosevelt's "March of Dimes" 
for infantile paralysis. The Council urged all organ- 
izations to add what they could to the Community 
War Fund drive. Cooperating with Women's League, 
the Pan-Hellenic Council aided in the presentation of 
the annual Ma\- Day. Realizing the need for light- 
ing on campus and for police protection, sorority 
women advocated the incorporation of College Park. 
In March the Pan-Hellenic Council conducted a 
workshop at which delegates from the National Pan- 
Hellenic Council, national representatives from each 
sorority, alumnae advisors for each sorority, represent- 
atives from nearby campuses, and the local Council 
participated in a discussion of pan-hellenic problems. 




















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Members of the Council served on committees, mak- 
ing arrangements for the business and social functions 
of the workshop. The conference was preliminary 
to the reorganization of the constitution and rush 
rules of the University, aiming to clarify the goal of 
the sororities on campus. During the week end of 
the workshop a tea was held; all sorority girls were 
invited, in order that they might acquaint themselves 
with the Pan-Hellenic organization. 

Officers for the year included Dorothy Coseboom, 
president for the summer and fall quarters, and Louise 
Richards, who took over the presidency in January. 
Jane Adams served as vice-president, Virginia Molden 
acted as treasurer, and Margaret Hughes served as 

The Pan-Hellenic Council is looking forward to 
further progress in its endeavor to promote greater 
inter-sorority cooperation and to contribute to cam- 
pus projects and activities. 

Three of the council's officers— 
Adams, 'Molden, and Tlughes. 


Alpha Delta Pi 



Established at the UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND 

in 1940 

Tiir Ai PHA Diii.TA Pi's started out an active year 
by redecorating their house ami by taking 
twenty-three new pledges under their wing. Sunday 
open-house for the parents of members and pledges, 
a tea for the faculty, and a tea for the Alpha Delta 
Pi akminae were given, but the highlight of the fall 
quarter was the annual pledge dance with Mel Mitch- 
ell furnishing the downbeat. 

In March the ADPi National Panhellenic Represent- 
ative, Mrs. Joseph Hubbard, visited the chapter for 
the weekend during the Panhellenic conference. At 
the end of the winter quarter, the Alpha Delt's, in re- 
turn for the kindnesses their housemother, Mrs. Allen, 
hatl shown them, gave a dessert and bridge party for 

her and her friends. May saw the Alpha Delta Pi's 
entertaining at their spring formal and, on May fif- 
teenth, joining with the George Washington Univer- 
sity chapter and the Washington Alumnae Associa- 
tion, celebrating Founder's Day with a "Brunch" in 

The war was not forgotten by the ADPi's. In addi- 
tion to blood donations, winning second place in the 
War Bond Drive, and participating in scrap drives, 
canteen work, and other wartime campus activities, 
the girls sent books, magazines, and money to the 
Merchant Marine Library Association and to Walter 
Reed Hospital. 

Determined not to lose the Sigma Kappa Athletic 

lion's //'IS /or jinrai.y'! 


Trophy, the sisters worked hard at intramural sports. 
Not forgetting the non-athletic side of activities, Jane 
Morgan served as treasurer of Alpha Lambda Delta 
and president of the French Club, and Sue Hastings 
was secretary of the Spanish Club. Jane Adams was 
tapped by Omicron Nu and was chairman of the Red 
Cross Canteen Unit, while Bobbie Burdette balanced 
books for the W.R.A. and acted as vice president of 
Sigma Tau Epsilon. Phyllis Johnson and Hortense 
Bunting were treasurer and secretary, respectively, 
of the Women's Chorus, and sister Ann McGlothen 
attended Alpha Psi Omega, dramatic fraternity, 

'7iia\e" ca\i 

Tileinhers: Jane Adams, Violet Beebe, Hortense Bunting, Roberta 
Burdette, Alverta Bussey, Doris Carson, Phyllis Couchman, Lois 
Crouch, Ruth Dawson, Vera Catch, Betty Ann Gordy, Cecile 
Hale, Sue Hastings, Betty Helfrich, Phyllis Johnson, Emily Kro- 
bath, Jean McComas, Ann McGlothen, Helen Millar, Jane Mor- 
gan, Bettv Ott, Barbara Skinner, Katherine Smith. 

PIciiflcs: Shirley Andrews Jane Boots, Linda Lee Burgess, June 
Cassatt, Nancy Daugherty, Marilyn Drewyer, Betty Fearnow, 
Ann Fennessey, Gene Grace, Mildred Gross, Arline Hjorth, 
Barbara Lee Hudson, Patricia Imhoff, Jacqueline Lefever, 
Theresa Little, Patricia Ann Patton, .Mildred Preble, Joanne 
Rice, Patricia Schertz, Hazel Slifer, Patricia Valentine, Alice 
Walker, Elsie Watkins, Edith Jane White. 

7irsl Jt-ow: Adams, Becbe, Bunting, Burdette, Bussey, Carson, Couchman. Second How: Dawson, Catch, Hale, Hastings, Helfrich, 
lohnson, Krohalh. Jhird Viui'. Morgan, McComas, Ott, .McClothen, Skinner, Smith. 


Pi Beta Phi 


Founded at MONMOUTH COLLEGE in 1867 


in 1944 




MAHYiAND BiiiA Chap I liR of Pi Beta F'hi was 
t'stahlishctl on campus June 17, U)44. Miss 
Am)- B. Onkin, National President, installed the chap- 
ter and initiated eleven pledges. For the rest of the 
quarter the chapter was inactive. 

In the fall of 1944, the Alpha Gamma Rho Fra- 
ternity house was rented for the duration of the war. 
Although the fraternity's furnishings were used, the 
actives and pledges were kept busy renovating the 

The first formal rushing for Maryland Beta began 

on the 21st of October with t)pen house teas. A week 
later, on Sunday, preference tea was held. At the 
end of formal rushing, the chapter pledged seventeen 

In December, Miss Pollard, vice president of Alpha 
East Province, visited Maryland Beta and spoke to the 
actives, pledges, and officers of the group about the 
chapter. In the fall a "Hobo Party" was given by the 
pledges for the pledges of the other sororities on cam- 
pus, and a tea was given for alumnae and mothers 
of the pledges. The chapter entertained Alpha Gamma 
Rho Fraternity at a Thanksgiving dinner. During the 
week before Christmas the old pledges gave a dinner 
for the actives, aiul the new pledge class gave a dessert 
for the actives and old pletlges. In return, the actives 
gave a part)' for the pledges during the earK' part 
of January. 

Some serious business. 


Jirst Kow: Ames, Brown, Carani, Danglade. Drake, Foster, Hall. Second Koii' : Hamblen, Marbury, Rechner, Randall, Taylor, 

Yeates, Yeates. 

Before initiation in February, the pledges were re- 
quired to live at the house for a week. Although the 
house was crowded, everyone had a wonderful time. 
Ice box raids occurred nightly, and in the morning 
the girls fixed their own breakfast. Fortified with 
lumpy cereal and cofTee that had salt instead of sugar 
in it, they struggled up the hill. Before initiation was 
"silence period," and a day later the new Pi Phi's 
emerged, wearing the gold arrow of their sorority. 

^Members: Nancy Ames, Barbara Brown, Carolyn Buck, Mar- 
garet Carani, June Danglade, Ann Culp DeLany, Ruth Drake, 
Sally Foster, Barton Hail, Audrey Hamblen, Judy Marbury, 
Margaret Randall, Mary Recliner, Alice Van Meter, Elies 
Yeates, Margaret Yeates. 

Pledges: Priscilla Alden, Burnyce Brady, Yvonne Britt, Marjorie 
Boswell, Doris Carl, Mara Coffey, Jean Marie Cory, Marcia 
Foster, Marjorie Frederick, Rosemary Holler, Sara Ann Huebl, 
Jean Martin, Betty Rush, Jean Smith, Nancy Taylor, Janice 
Trimmer, Page Waite, Helen Williams, Doris Woodberry, 
Corinne Young. 

Jjtcr dinner tpe all ijathcied annind (o lalk. 






KaDDa Gamma 


hiloniuil iiolfs. 

/irii iii i yiii 1 1 1 



Founded at MONMOUTH COLLEGE in 1870 

Established at the UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND 

in 1929 

Attending other honornry meetings, Jean High- 
barger was scribe for Alpha Lambda Delta, accom- 
panied at meetings by Nancy Simmons and Louise 
Stephenson. Peggy Snouffer and Kay Weston shared 
Omicron Nu honors. In February Sally Dunnington 
was crowned Pledge Queen. 

ALTHOUGH busy with war-time activities, Red 
Cross and U.S.O. work, the Kappas found 
time to attend meetings up the hill and to enjoy the 
inevitable games of bridge. In order to keep up some 
of the usual social functions, the traditional Spinster 
Skip and pledge dances were held. 

Between classes and in their spare time, the Kappa 
Keys sang; and Kay Weston took notes for the Foot- 
light Club and hantlled the lead in "Murder in a 
Nunnery." Grace Mattingly led the sisters up the 
hill to Red Cross meetings, and Barbara George col- 
lected the fimds for Victory Council before 'advancing 
to vice-chairman. 

Campus publications held the attention of Pi Delta 
Epsilon members Eleanor Jenkins, Betty Ring, and 
Genie Simmons. The DuniwihlhiKk was edited in 
the wintei' antl spiing by Betty Ring, who also was 
treasurer for Pi Delt and secretary-historian of Mortar 
Board. Betty Jenkins and Genie Simmons slaved over 
the Tentipi)i as Co-Editor-in-Chief and Women's Edi- 
tor, respectively, and Barbara George managed the 
business end of the ^l Bool' in aiklitidn to helping out 
with DKDiiomfhiicIv' advertisini^. 

Members: Ruth Aldridge, Mary Timmons Austin, Lois Bliss, 
Betty Bowles, Virginia Bradford, Anna Margaret Clark, Martha 
Curtiss, Lucille DeGrazier, Poe Ewell, Ann Fussclbaugh, Vir- 
ginia Galliher, Betty Catch, Barbara George, Frances Haller, 
Martha Louise Hankins, Nancy Lee Hendricks, Barbara Hicks, 
Jean Highbarger, Elizabeth Jenkins, Jane Kudlich, Grace Mat- 
tingly, Virginia Molden, Carolyn .Moody, Barbara Mumford, 
Martha Pohl, Mary Lee Rainalter, Caroline Reid, Claire Rich, 
Elizabeth Ring, Ardelle Robberson, Mary Jane Rodgers, Dale 
Sherman, .Mary O. Shumate, Emogcne Simmons, .Margaret 

Jiiitliitil iiiiollur live lot ll<c sliiiiiciiy. 


Snouffer, Maryanna Snyder, Martha Souder, Joan Spears, EIna 
Stamen, Miriam Tittmann, Louise Vance, Marguerite Watson, 
Kay Weston, Patricia Willits, Patricia Wright. 

Vledges: Doris Bohanon Frances Case, Patricia Cross, Patricia 
Dibble, Joanne Edwards, Sally Dunnington, Martha Eisele, 
Jane Ann Hayden, Rachel Knight, Edith Krenlich, Joan Luttrell, 
Louise McCollum, Sally Morgan, Noel Moustier, Patricia Pat- 
ton, Patricia Piper, Barbara Renick, Yvonne Rodgers, Nancy 
Simmons, Phyllis Smith, Dee Speed, Louise Stephenson, Lenore 

7irst Jiow: Aldridge, Austin, Bowles, Bradford, Clark, Curtiss, DeGrazier. Second Row: Fusselbaugh, Ewell, Gatch, George, Haller, 
Hankins, Hendricks. Jhird Jiow: Hicks, Highbarger, Jenkins, Kudlich, Mattingly, Molden, Moody. Jourib Jiow: Pohl, Rainalter, 
Reid, Rich, Ring, Robbcrson, Rodgers. Jifth Jtoiv: Sherman, Shumate, Simmons, Snouffer, Souder, Staman, Spears. Siytb Kow: Tittmann, 

Vance, Watson, Weston, Willits, Wright. 


Gamma Phi Beta 


Founded at SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY in 1874 

Established at the UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND 

in 1940 

FROM the white house on the hill the Gnmiiia Phi's 
tontiiuietl their participation in campus affairs. 
Former president Dottie Cockerille was elected to the 
presidency of Women's League, which meant that she 
and her loyal roommate, Mary Elizabeth Marker, had 
to move to the dorm. But Maggie B. was close enough 
for them practically to live at the house. 

In the December tapping, Selma Helm was added 
to the list of Mortar Board. Ruth Lingle, besides be- 
ing a member of Mortar Board and president of Omi- 
cron Nu, received the Borden award given to the out- 

7cms l>nsirrc Ihiii iviinlv. 

standing Home Ec. senior. Wanda Pelczar was pres- 
ident of Mortar Board as well as president of the 
Women's Chorus and of Clef and Key. She starred 
in the Varsity Show written and directei! by sister 
Jean Daly. In jainiary. President Marty Hughes 
moved up from the vice-chairmansliip to the chair- 
manship ot the Victory Council. During the summer 
Ruth Lingle had succeeded Marty as chairman of the 
Red Cross Unit, and in the fall Joyce Reside was 
elected first vice-chairman. Joyce headed the Victory 
Council book drive for the second year, while Ruth 
Haring and Betty Jenkins ran the campus blood 
drives. Betty also reorganized the International Re- 
lations Club and was elected its first presitlent. Joyce 
Resiele served as secretary of l.R.C. anti as Advertis- 
ing Manager of the Duniioiuihack Also on the 
DuiinoiuihcKk staff were Gamma Phi's Ruth Haring, 
Leatuie Editor, and ! inn\' Stewart, Assistant Circula- 
tion Manager. Journalistic honoiai'v F'i Delta F;psilon 
includei.1 li\e Gamma Phi's. 

The fiances of Margaret I lemple, Gerry Glailvillc. 
l.uann DeTar, ami Wanda Pelczar all sent the tratli- 
tional five pounds ot cand\'. Gamma Phi britles in- 
cluded Ginny Gibson 1 lolling, Pegg)' Wood Rabb, 
and Gerry Gladville Miller. 


After a week of fun and informal initiation at the 
Gamma Phi house, ten new initiates emerged on Jan- 
uary 13 as active members. 

y\icinbcrs: Marilyn Bartlett, Frances Buckner, Cecelia Buckner, 
Dorothy Cockerille, Jean Daly, Luann DeTar, Jeanne Dins- 
more, Geraldine Gladville, Ellen Hall, Ruth Haring, Mary Eliz- 
abeth Marker, Selnia Helm, Margaret Hemple, Virginia Hohing, 
Margaret Hughes, Betty Jenkins, Mary Louise Jenkins, Mary- 
Lee Johnson, Ruth Lingle, Inez MacLeod, Mary Jean McCarl, 
Wanda Pelczar, Jane Plitt, Romona Randall, Leah Regan, Joyce 
Reside, Virginia Stewart, Marjorie Vale, Betty Wathen, Mar- 
garet Weidenhamer, Louisa White, Mary Jane Wright. 

Pledges: Jasmine Armstrong, Marian Benson, Jane Blizzard, 
Mildred Burton, Florence Childs, Dorothy Dinsmore, Patricia 

loiu) Mjc and far away. 

Doyle, Gloria Heller, Barbara Jenkins, Mary Jane Reiney, Mari- 
lyn Sacks, Shirley Sacks, Meridith Schmidt, Margaret Schroeder, 
Millicent Sheldon, Barbara Sherman, Irene Sprung, Sally Ward. 

Tirst Jiow: Bartlett, Becker, Buchner, Cockerille, Daly, DeTar, Dinsmore. Second Ron' Gladville, Hall, Haring, Harker, Hemple, 
Hughes, Hohing. Jhird How: Johnson, E. Jenkins, M. L. Jenkins, Lingle, MacLeod, McCarl, Pelczar. Tourlb Kow: Plitt, Randall, 

Reside, Vale, VCathan, White, Wright. 







Founded at COLBY COLLEGE in 1874 

Establiihed at the UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND 

in 1940 


SOCIAL EVENTS for the Beta Zeta Chapter of Sigma 
Kappa were designed both for the war effort 
and for pleasure. Monthly visits were made to the 
U.S.O. in Washington, D. C, where the Sigma Kappas 
danced and played ping-pong and badminton with 
the servicemen in the penthouse of the Y.W.C.A. 
Each of the members of the chapter filled a scrapbook 
with stories, jokes, cartoons, and pictures and sent 
them to servicemen. Members contributed to the 
blood drive and other campus drives. Sigma Kappa 
was represented at the War Stamp Carnival by a for- 
tune telling booth. Bringing in the money for stamps 
were the "gypsy fortune tellers," Fat Benning, Jeanne 
Ingraham, Peggy Carpenter, Ellen Pennefeather, and 
Peggy Coldwell. 

Formal as well as informal events were held by the 
Sigma Kappas. A dinner that will long be remem- 
bered was one at which Colonel Alban, Military 
Attache of the Ecuadorian Embassy, spoke on the 
customs of Ecuador, his home. 

One of the Sigma Kappas' pet hobbies was spend- 
ing their spare time in knitting socks and sweaters. 
Nightly jam sessions, when I:laine Craley, Sigma 
Kappa's "First Lady" of the piano, played, and chem 
major Margaret Barry presentetl her own special ar- 
rangement of "Walter," were enjoyed by everyone. 

Out in full force to see sister Joan Howard do a 
specialty tap dance in the Varsity Show went the 
Sigma Kappas. Artists Kate Murgia, Rae Armstrong, 
and Pat Bush were representatives to the Art Club. 
Cordie Alden and Peggy Coldwell, members of the 

Glee Club, went to Martinsburg, Virginia, to the 
Naval Hospital, Fort Belvoir, and to Annapolis to sing 
foi the servicemen. 

The Sigma Kappas will long remember the beau- 
tiful trip on which Mrs. Thomas Jefferson Randolph, 
their housemother, took them to see Monticello, the 
home of Thomas Jefferson. After going through 
Monticello, the sisters went to Mrs. Randolph's home 
in Waynesboro, Virginia, and all came home tired 
but thrilled. 

On the more serious side of college, Peggy Hurley 
and Dooley were iniiiatei.1 into Sigma Alpha Omi- 

Kii/iiiii) (mil'. 


7irst Koit'; Aldin, Armstrong, Beachy, Bennington, Carpenter, Coldwell, C. Craley. Second Kow: E. Craley, Dooley, Foster, Gibson, 
Hurley, Ingraham, Marsden. Ihird Koic; Marucci, McEIfresh, Morrissey, Murgia, Niblett, Vrahiotes, Weakley. 

cron, Bacteriology honorary; Elaine Craley was secre- 
tary of the Student Grange,- and Betty McEIfresh rep- 
resented the University's Grange at the two-day ses- 
sion at the Maryland State Grange meeting in Hag- 
erstown, Maryland. Betty Monocrusos was appoint- 
ed chairman of the study committee of the Canter- 
bury Club. 

TAemhers: Cordelia Alden, Rachel Armstrong, Elizabeth Beachy, 
Patricia Bennington, Margaret Carpenter, Margaret Coldwell, 
Colleen Craley, Elaine Craley, Lee Dooley, June Foster, Janet 
Gibson, Margaret Hurley, Jeanne Ingrahain, Doris Lundquist, 
Jane Marsden, Doris Marucci, Elizabeth McEIfresh, Elizabeth 
Monocrusos, Peggy Morrissey, Katherine Murgia, Ethel Nib- 
lett, Louellen Vrahoites, Susan Weakley, Patricia Wolfe. 

Plcdijes : Althea Armor, Cynthia Arthur, Margaret Barry, Patricia 
Bush, Ora Donoghue, Martha Dykes, Teresa Finney, Vassiliki 
Georgiou, Joanne Howard, Pauline Mackie, Ruth Maddox, 
Donna McCoy, Joan Michel, Jeanne Morsberger, Jane Mundy, 
Ellen Pennefeather, Laura Petrone, Irene Radziminski, Marion 
Robinson, Virginia Scherrer, Rosalie Sheedy, Nora Valmas. 

ll'aihiug down Ihc midnight snack. 


Delta Delta Delta 


Founded at BOSTON COLLEGE iti 1888 

Established at the UNIVERSITY OF MAR"\LAND 

ill 1934 

Stiidviiul .-the Lincoln s(v/c 

IN addition to participating in the projects of the 
Victory Council, the Tri-Delts rounded their 
sphere of activities to include several of their own. 
in the spring, the girls aided the College Park Red 
Cross Unit by rolling bandages two afternoons a 
week, and throughout the )'ear the sisters became 
members and assisted at the American Theater Wing's 
Stage Door Canteen in Washington. 

Alpha Pi Chapter and the Washington Alliance cele- 
brated their Founder's Day with a banquet in honor 
of the national president of Delta Delta Delta, Mrs. 
Charles H. Perrin. Several dances were successfully 
held, and various fraternities were the guests of Tri- 
Delta at desserts. 

Bobbie McKee followed in the footsteps of sister 
Edith Simmons as president of the Footlight Club and 
of Alpha Psi Omega, dramatic honorary. Edith, for- 
mer Tri-Delt president, was the winner of the Hale 
Award for outstanding activities in dramatics and of 
the award for the outstanding performance of the 
year. The Victory Council, presided over by Doro- 
thy Coseboon in the fall, was led bv Margie Falk 

during the winter and supported by numerous sorority 
sisters. Doris Phipps headed the drive for blood. 
Janet Griffith took over the bond drive, and Belle 
Calmes led the students in their scrap drive. Dottie 
Coseboon was succeeded by Dottie Hargrove as leader 
of the Maryland cheerleading squad. The second 
woman student elected Chairman of the Student 
Board was Tri-Delta's Dottie Douglas. Both Dottie 
and Bobbie McKee were members of Mortar Board, 
and Jane Grigsby served as Managing Editor on the 
Jcnaliin stafT. 

Members: Cnrlos Bnrncs, Elizabeth Becker, Constance Brown, 
Jean Bull, Jean Burnside, Elizabeth Burris, Belle Calmes, Dorothy 
Clark, Carol Collins, Carol Cook, Dorothy Cosebooni, Barbara 
Crane, Elizabeth Crane, Jean Lou Crosthwait, Tica Davis, Doro- 
thy Douylas, Belty Gwynn Duval, Eleanor Eason, Jean Eichcl- 
berg, Marjorle Falk, Roberta Flanigan, Marie Foulkes, Barbara 
Gaines, .Margaret Gantz, Josephine Graybeal, Janet Griffith, 
Jane Grisby, Jean I larden, Dorothy Hargrove, Geraldinc Hath- 
away, Bca Havens, Ann Johnson, Beatrice Johnson, Phyllis Ann 
Louis, Jane Linn, Betty .Manlcy, Clotilda .Matcny, Bobbie 
McKee, Margaret .McKini, Jean Otto, Louise Owings, Doris 
Palmer, Jerry Pfciffer, Doris Phipps, Dorothy Rccd, Louise 
Richards, Betty Kitter. Jean Roby, Joan Robinson, \'irginia 


Royal, Jean Rubey, Sylvia Shade, Kathleen Shaughnessey, Jean 
Stout, Bertha Williams, Carolyn Wilson. 

Tkdilei: Margaret Aithcheson, Alice Antal, Agnes Brew, Caro- 
lyn Bryan, Cecelia Clark, Joyce Crisp, Virginia Lee Freeman, 
Eleanor Guista, Weems Hawkins, Betty Heyser, Jean Kaylor, 
Evelyn Kennedy, Patricia Libby, Marvel Maxwell, Dorothy 
McCaslin, Virginia Messersmith, Patricia Murphy, Ruth Pear- 
son, Suzanne Ruff, Patricia Ryan, Mary Ellen Sharpe, Cour- 
lyne Smith, Betty Sue Train, Page Watson, Patricia Wood. 

T-trst Row Barnes, Brown, Bull, Burnside, Clark, Burris, Calmes. Second Jiow . Collins, Cook, Coseboom, B. Crane, E. Crane, 

Crosthwait, Davis. Jbird How. Douglas, Eickelberg, Falk, Flanigan, Foulkes, Gaines, Graybeal. Totirtb How: Griffith, Grigsby, Havens, 

Hathaway, Hargrove, A. Johnson, V. Johnson. Jifth Row Manley, McKee, McKim, Mateny, Otto, Owings, Palmer. Siytb Row: Phipps, 

Pfeiffer, Reid, Richards, Rittcr, Rohy, Robinson. Senenth Roiv : Royal, Rubey, Shade, Shaughnessey, Stout, Williams, Wilson. 


Alpha Xi Delta 

Fok the second consecutive year, the Alpha Xi 
Deltas were awartled the coveted scholarship cup. 
Betty Weston became social chairman of Mortar 
Board, and Margaret "Pip" Richardson was elected 
secretary of Omicron Nu, while the bacteriology hon- 
orary, Sigma Alpha Omicron, tapped Patricia Spellacy. 
Later in the year Shirley Wilson was elected secre- 
tary-treasurer of the Student Board, and Harriet Olker 
became secretary of Women's League. Treasurer of 
the Baptist Student Union was Betsy Lipp, and Mar- 
guerite Stitely was elected vice president of the Pres- 
byterian Club antl social chairman of the Grange. 
The Beta Eta's of Alpha Xi Delta contributed to the 


Founded at LOMBARD COLLEGE in 1893 

Established at the UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND 

iu 1934 

war effort in every way possible. One hundred dol- 
lars was given to the Red Cross to help buy a mobile 
piano. Many of the girls were hostesses at Camp 
Springs, and groups entertained convalescents at the 
Beltsville Rehabilitation Center. Sally Dubois served 
as chairman of the Bond Sales Committee, and the 
Alpha Xi's supported a war refugee, Peter Winter- 
mitz, who was, through Alpha Xi aid, returned to his 

Life at Alpha Xi was not all work and no play. 
After-dinner bridge games still held the attention of 
many, and the usual six girls trekketl to Annapolis 
every weekend. The unusually large pledge class 
gave a Christmas part\' for the acti\es, a formal Valen- 
tine dance was held, aiul a tea was given in honor of 
the national president and province president. 

jVtembcrs: Mary Anjjela Aiclio, Katlilyn Bailey, Jeanne Brown, 
June Cameron, Aspasia Clieppas, Margaret Cogjjins, .Marilyn Col- 
Ikr, Sally DuBois, .Margaret Earp, Frances Ellsworth, Carolyn 
Irisli, Ruth laiiKind, l:li:abclli Lipp, Barbara .Marshall, Lois 
Martin, I lelcn Mcrrilt, Eleanor McAbee, Gloria Mellinger, Jose- 
phine .Miller, .Mary .Miles, Jean Murphy, Holley Murray, Har- 

TCfc'/'v Ihc iiiiii/ iMiiM /'nsv. 


riet Olker, Ella Parks, Gloria Pasquella, Catherine Ray, Virginia 
Raymond, Betty Lou Reid, Jacqueline Richards, Margaret Rich- 
ardson, Betty Root, Jean Root, Babette Sellhausen, Mary Sewell, 
Patricia Spellacy, Patricia Startz, Marguerite Stitely, Jean 
Waters, Katherine Wiihide, Betty Weston, Shirley Wilson, Mil- 
dred Witz. 

Pledges: Carolyn Allender, Margaret Anselmo, Betty Axt, Doris 
Burkey, Marilyn Cannon, Marjorie Chaney, Sarah Davis, Elsie 
Evans, Millicent Frenschi, Betty Lancaster, Harriet Littell, 
Yvonne Krammer, Margaret Kauffman, Mary Lee Kemp, Shir- 
ley King, Mae Kinsman, Nancy Nicodemus, Patricia Powers, 
Mary Ann Thornton, Winnifred Vogt, Constance Wellen, Mil- 
dred Widmann. 

Ediuation in the nicdcni ivny (o tiuike iliuiyiuij easy. 

■Jirsf Kou'. Aiello, Cheppas, Bailey, Cameron, Collier, DuBois, Earp. Secontf How: Ellsworth, Irish, Lamond, Lipp, Marshall, Martin, 

McAbee. Jhird Kow: Mellinger, Merritt, Miller, Murphy, Murray, Olker, Parks. Jourlh Roro: Pasquella, Ray, Raymond, Richardson, 

E. Root, J. Root, Sewell, Sellhausen. Ti/lb Kow: Spellacy, Startz, Stitely, Waters, Weston, Wilhidc, Wilson, Witz. 


Alpha Omicron Pi 


Founded at BARNARD COLLEGE in 1897 

Established at the UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND 

in 1924 

EVERY quarter the A O Pi's decorated their house, 
fdund a hard-to-get eight-piece orchestra, and 
threw open their portals to the entire student body. 
F-or one of the most successful dances, the house was 
tinned into "joe's Tavern," complete with red and 
white checked tablecloths and a bar "for gendemen 

All the A. O. Pi's participated in the programs for 
the officers and enlisted men at Forest Glen and Camp 
Ord, branches ut Walter Reed Hospital, and the near 
lamuus cjuintet took part in the Varsity Show and 
sandwiched in acts for various shows on campus. 
Jean Smith, one of the singing five, was A O Pi gavel 
swinger for the year, and Rettv Atkinson was vice 

president of Women's Chorus and vice president and 
Pledge Master of the sorority. Irene Fredrickson pre- 
sided over the Women's Chorus, decorated for Stu- 
dent Board dances, and served as treasurer of the Pan- 
Hellenic Council. Mortar Board tapped Vivien 
Pruitt; Jean Engelbach was initiated into Omicron Nu; 
and Jane Boswell became a member of Phi Kappa Phi. 

The A C) Pi's selected as the most popular man on 
campus the mailman. Many of the writers of the 
awaited letters came home to their AlpJTa Omicron Pi 
girls, i.lepri\ing the chapter of "Little Boo" Boswell, 
Fran Hazard, Suzy Randall, Nedra Simmons, and 
Lois Wellington. 

For the twentieth anniversary of the installation of 
A O Pi as the first national sorority on the .Maryland 
campus, the girls entertained at an open house tea 
and by pledging more rushees than any other sorority 
on campus. New pledge Dotty McLean was chosen 
as Queen of the Battalion Ball, while pledge Jeanne 
Wannan was matle a member of Alpha Lambda Delta. 

,lfc/nl>iis Betly .Altiinson, Patricia Barrett, Betty Beeks, Claire 
Booth, Tlielma Bootii, Frances Bradley, Rose .Marie Bridges, 
Katlierine Brii;gs, Betsy Jo Coci<rcll, Phyllis Croswcll, Jean Dav- 
idson, Jean linijelbach, Irene Fredrickson, Betty Garner, Char- 
lene I larding;, Fllyn Holt, Dorcas Jones, Janet Jordan, Shirley 
Ann Knibb, Ellen Lawton, Jean .McComas, Joy .SlcFarlane, 
Nataly N'otz, Eleanor Peterson, Barbara Price, Lois Rcid, .Muriel 

It'bafi ncw7 


Rothman, Phyllis Sell, Nedra Simmons, Jean Smith, Clarissa 
Stewart, Nancy Troth, Lois Wellington. 

Pledges: Mary Claire Ahern, Barbara Allen, Loraine Allen, 
Jeanne Bennett, Barbara Branner, Phyllis Burton, Virginia Car- 
penter, Raymona Dugan, Virginia Eisele, Martha Foster, Isabel 
Gaither, Betty Gwaltney, Margery Hannon, Margaret Hewitt, 
Rita Hickernell, Margaret Humphries, Mary Lou Jensen, Ber- 
neil Johnson, Beryl Marshall, Blanche McFalls, Mary McLach- 
len, Dorothy McLean, Mildred Mooney, Margaret Munro, Zelia 
Mullins, Elizabeth Murphy, Louisa Nicholson, Jane Nock, 
Jean Patton, Mary Anne Pitcher, Jane Pollack, Polly Sellers, 
Jean Torbet, Betty Trump, Jeanne Wannan, Shirley Wilson, 
Mary Zimmerli. 

Keeping "posled." 

first Row; Atkinson, Barrett, Becks, C. Booth, T. Booth, Bradley. Second Kow: Bridges, Briggs, Cockrell, Croswell, Davidson, Engclbach. 
Jhird Rotv: Hredrickson, Harding, Jones, Jordan, Knibb, McComas. Tourlh Roir, McFarlane, Notz, Peterson, Price, Reed, Rothman. 

Jijtb Kow: Sell, Simmons, Smith, Stewart, Wellington. 





a Delta 



Established at the UNIVERSIT"^' OF MARYLAND 

in 1929 

f\c/iiiii(jiiu) Ihc day's iiiri's before bedtime. 

McDonnell, Bnrhnrn Kcphnrt, Lucille Stringer, Jean 
Rowley, and Lovedy Pedlow, and Juan Coney, Betty 
MuIIan, and Dottie Pitt were initiated into Sigma 
Alpha Omicron. 

Till. Kaim'a Di;I.ta's, led for the second year by 
Barbara Kephart, combined presenting a show 
for the convalescents at Walter Reed Hospital, weekly 
visits to the Laurel Ll.S.O., and contributing to the 
support of three refugee children with their activities 
on campus and their teas, "Java parties," dinners, and 

Slave driver "Lovie" McDonnell, co-editor of the 
Terrapin, wielded her whip over "Keppie" Kephart, 
Business Manager, Lu Stewart, Copy Editor, and Jean 
Rowley, Senior Editor. Lucille Stringer served as 
business manager on the T)iamo}idhack staff, and Lila 
Andrews dashed off the female gossip. Lucille also 
foimded and presided over tlu' [)nncc Cduii, and be- 
came the only student member of Beta Gamma Sig- 
ma, commerce honorary. Helen DeLoach was presi- 
dent of W.R.A., while the Canterbury Club elected 
Betty Gamble as president and Kit Ford as vice presi- 
dent. "Phyl" Palmer was tapped for Omicron IMu 
and "Lovie" McDonnell and Jean Rowley for Mortar 
Board. Pi Delta Epsilon members included Elinor 

.Tfi'Milicrs Lila Andrews, Kerry Arnold, Mary Dixon Ashley, 
Eleanor Beckley, Jean Cliickcring, Catherine Cochran, Patricia 
Cook, Jean Coney, Mary Harry Davis, Helen DeLoach, Barbara 
Faulkner, Catherine Ford, Ruth .Ann Forsyth, Elizabeth Gamble, 
\'cra Hartman, Jean Heckman, Jane Hershcy, Barbara Kephart, 
.Mary Lee Ludwig, Elinor McDonnell, Elizabeth .Mullan, Jane 

l)aw<i(ioris lor (he ii'iM./rM<; .sl<iiii.iisc. 


O'Rourk, Mary Elizabeth Palmer, Lovedy Pedlow, Dorothy 
Pitt, Betty Ann Richards, Jean Rowley, Dorraine Russell, Betty 
Lynn Sanderson, Betty Lee Saumenig, Portia Searls, Doreen 
Sherman, Eh'zabeth Smith, Lucille Stewart, Lucille Stringer, 
Jean Tryon, Elizabeth Wynne. 

Pledges: Eleanor Anderson, Betty Jayne Atherton, Margaret 
Bolgiano, Mary Bolgiano, Jeanne Butler, Mary Davison Cal- 
lahan, Claudia DeLaVergne, Patricia Draper, Ann Fischette, 
Lois Fritz, Anne Gadd, Sally Garrigan, Rosemary Gordon, Jean 
Griffith, Kay Graban, Carol Haase, Ann Heidelbach, Gloria 
Hoffman, Ellen Hershey, Mary Esther Hynes, Amy Jamieson, 
Beverly Johnson, Mildred Kuehn, Elizabeth Marsh, Jean Miller, 

Edith Milligan, Dorothy Mullan, Rita Noje, Elizabeth Pitt, Janet 
Seal, Joyce Smith, Shirley Speaker, Phyllis Thompson, Sally 
Williams, Marjorie Withington. 

JirsI Kow: Andrews, Arnold, Ashley, Beckley, Chickering, Cochran, Cook, Davis. Second Ron'- DcLoach, Faulkner, Ford, Forsyth, 
Gamble, Hartman, Hershey, Hoffman. Jhird Ron': Kephart, Ludwig, McDonnell, Mullan, O'Rourk, M. Palmer, P. Palmer, Pedlow. 
J-ourtb Jiow: Pitt, Richards, Rowley, Russell, Sanderson, Saumenig, Searls. Jijth Row: Sherman, Smith, Stewart, Stringer, Tryon, 

White, Wynne. 


Alpha Epsilon Phi 


Founded at BARNARD COLLEGE in 1909 

Established at the UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND 

in 194 i 

Ai I'liA Mu's second year as a chapter of Alpha 
[ipsilon Phi pidved as eventful as its first. 
Myra Cohen and Ruth Shiir acted as Dean and Suh- 
Dean respectively, and Carol Bernstein balanced the 
budget, while Beverly Brody took minutes and Norma 
Hofstadter attended to correspondence. With Nata- 
lie Eskwith as Rushing Captain, the chapter pledged 
eighteen girls during the year. 

War activities took up a great deal of everyone's 
time this year. Myra Levenson and Naomi Ziggles 
spurretl tlie girls on to greater patriotic efforts. Their 
efforts were not fruitless, for Hannah Needle became 
well known for her Red Cross knitting, and both 
Hannah antl Vivian Smelkinson served breakfast at 
the Servicemen's Canteen in Baltimore on Sunday 
mornings. The rest of the girls divided their time be- 
tween hospital wards in Baltimore and in Washington, 
helping to serve at mealtimes when the shortage was 
most severely felt. The pledge group did an excel- 
lent job of providing amusing scrap books for wound- 
ed servicemen. As a reward, they were given a 
Pledge Queen Dance, at which lerne Kandcl was 
chosen Queen of the Alpha Epsilon Phi pledge group. 

The cultural angle was ably taken care of by Vivian 
Rose and Tcma Goldiner in the Footlight Club and 
by Helene Aaronson, Natalie Eskwith, Sylvia Cohen, 

and Judy Goldstein in the Dance Club. Ruth Shur 
devoted her time to the handling of international rela- 
tions in the French Club, while Ruth Wolfson, Rhona 
Benesch, Norma Hofstadter, and Vivian Smelkinson 
attempted to soke social problems at the Sociology 
Club meetings. Rhona concerned herself also with 
the athletic potentialities of the sorority by managing 
the basketball team. Tcma Rubenstein worked on the 
advertising staff of the Diiiino/ii/l'iici' and represented 
AEPhi at the Victory Council gatherings. 

Struck b\' the shortage of painters, yet resolved to 
have their room redecorated, Lucille Gorfine and Jean 
^'alom donned workmen's overalls and relieved the 

A rare iiioiiit'Hl of nliixiilioii. 


whiteness of their walls and ceiling with splashes of 
Holland blue paint. Not much in evidence during 
the winter months were the Dean and the Sub-Dean. 
They were busy with practice teaching during the 
day and spent their evenings consulting alumns Bess 
Greenspoon and Estelle Wolowitz, now full-fledged 
school teachers. 

As this year's seniors look back on their last year 
at Maryland, they will remember laughter, fraternal- 
ism, and the serious experiences characteristic of war- 
time college life. 

Members . Helene Aaronson, Rhona Benesch, Carol Bernstein, 
Rhona Bernstein, Beverly Brody, Myra Cohen, Sylvia Cohen, 
Natalie Eskwith, Tenia Goldiner, Judith Goldstein, Lucille 
Gorfine, Bess Greenspoon, Norma Hofstadter, Jeanne Kaplan, 
Irene Kerchek, Florence Konigsberg, Myra Levenson, Hannah 
Needle, Elaine Ogus, Anita Reiskin, Viviene Rose, Tema Rubin- 
stein, Ruth Shur, Vivian Smelkinson, Adrienne Winters, Estelle 
Wolowitz, Ruth Wolfson, Naomi Ziggles, Jean Yalom. 

Plfifi/cs: Eunice Caplan, Irma Doline, Charlotte Frank, Sonja 

Qettinct some facts before class 

Friedman, Ruth Golboro, Feme Kandel, Aida Kaufman, Isobel 
LeBow, Rhoda Ottenberg, Dorothy Rovner, Jane Silverman, Joy 

Tirst Row: Aaronson, Bernstein, Brody, M. Cohen, S. Cohen, Eskwith, Goldiner. Sccouti ^oir. Goldstein, GorKne, Greenspoon, Hofstadter, 
Kaplan, Kerchek, Konigsberg. Jlntd Hoir : Rose, Rubinstein, Smelkinson, Winters, Woltson, Wolowitz, Yalom. 


Phi Sigma Sigma 


Founded at HUNTER COLLEGE in 1913 

Established at the UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND 

ill 1936 

AFTER completing a successful rush season, the 
Phi Sigma Sigma's began a year of hard work 
socially, scholastically, and philanthropically. 

Vivian Davis, the Phi Sig Philanthropy Chairman, 
kept the girls on their toes sponsoring a stocking 
drive and winning the Fifth War Loan Drive. Lennie 
Shapiro and Rickye Brendler were busy throughout 
the year at the Stage Door Canteen in Washington, 
while Irene Caplan and Marilyn Rubin helped enter- 
tain the boys at Walter Reed Hospital. With the 
addition of some Phi Sig blood the Red Cross Blood 
Bank became a bit wealthier and the girls became a 
little happier. 

Lila Berkman, Phi Sig's own Thespian, held her 
own in Footlight productions and also acted as social 
chairman of the club. Another talented sister, Char- 
lotte Schneider, won a modeling contest in Wash- 
ington. Arlenc Raskin was tapped for Sigma Alpha 
Omicron, bacteriology fraternity, while Harriet Kra- 
kow was installed in Alpha Lambda Delta, women's 
freshman honor society. 

Despite their numerous activities "up the hill" in 
Women's League, Pan-Mel, W.R.A., and Victory 
Council, the sisters had time for mischief. Bett\ 
Barban, president, with all her dignity, was guilty oi 
charging up and down the stairs in the fashion of the 
Teddy Roosevelt of Jrseuic <iM<f Old £<ice. Botsie 

Weinstein couldn't seem to get out of the habit of 
pie-bed making, much to the chagrin of "William" 
Wolpert, whose plots for revenge evolved around wet 
washcloths and cornflakes. 

The Phi Sig telephone seemed to ring constantly, 
for calls from camps all over the country, and even 
cables from Russia came through to the girls. 

With pinnings, engagements, and weddings, the sis- 
ters were busy all winter munching chocolates from 
the well-known five-pound boxes. Annette Bernstein 
Offen and Ruth Singer Taubman ranked with the gal- 
lant souls who returned to school with their new 
degree of Mrs. 

Jhii li Ibi: iiMv il rciiv. FU((1 


Putting their own Good Neighbor Policy into effect, 
the Phi Sig's entertained in November in honor of 
their campus neighbors. It was discovered at the 
time that the local chapter house is the oldest house 
in College Park, the estate having formerly enveloped 
all of what is now College Park. Although house- 
parties are not as common as they used to be, the sis- 
ters held one in honor of their national officers, and 
representatives from four eastern chapters spent the 
weekend of February ninth as guests of the local 
chapter. Representatives from Hunter College, Adel- 
phi College, George Washington University, and 
Temple University sampled real Maryland hospitality. 
The traditional housemother's affair, a dessert this 
year, was held in March. 



ch icds irondcrtiil in Ihp -mf 

7hc porch icrts ii'oiuftr/nl in Ibe 

JMcMiht'fs: Bettv Barban, Lila Berkman, Annette Bernstein, Ber- 
nice Biron, Rickye Brendler, Irene Caplan, Vivian Davis, Jeanne 
de Laviez, Jeannette Feldman, Sally Friedman, Zara Gordon, 
Marcelle Katz, Aiieen Levin, Vera Margolies, Ruth Meitzer, 
Arlene Raskin, Marilyn Rubin, Lucille Stein, Lenora Shapiro, 
Evelyn Weinstein, Phyllis Wolpert. 

Pkdile^ : Harriet Abramson, Eunice Belaga, Phyllis Bernian, 
Phyllis Biscarr, Brenda Blunianfeld, Edna Bralower, Geraldine 
Brown, Lenora Caplan, Rita Chasen, Selma Cohn, Eleanor 
Fishman, Anita Gold, Merle Karp, Harriet Krakow, Ann Levin, 
Jane Liebling, Maxine Ronibro, Bernyce Stark, Edna Stark, 
Charlotte Schneider. 

Tirst Kow: Barban, Berkman, Bernstein, Biron, Brendler, Caplan, Davis. Second Kow: DcLaviez, Feldman, Friedman, Cordon, Katz, Levin, 
Margolies. Third Row: Raskin, Rubin, Shapiro, Stein, Weinstein, Wolpert. 


Si()Hi)i(; Old. 

B/rtifc fiue III //if 7'(irsi(v Shew. 

Pari of the 2lay Drtv toiirl. 

yVfniiy did their pari hy doiialiiut 

'Doc" SdiiJdll Icrti/s (I lOMiiiMmily 



Coloiifl Jlarlaii C. GrisicoW. 

Under the tDinmnnd of Col. Harlan Griswold, the 
Maryland ROTC worked hard for the past year keep- 
ing up its honor rntint^ and preparini? its members for 
active service in the armed forces. With the climinn- 


tion of the Advanced Army Program, the emphasis 
in military instruction was on preparing men for the 
Basic Training they will get upon induction. 

Capt. George Dunlap and First Lt. Harold Your- 
man were the ROTC instructors. They were assisted 
by M/Sgt. Charles Dodson and Tech. Sgt. Fay Nor- 
ris. M /Sgt. Howard Seebo held down the Sergeant 
Major's job. 

With the addition of an ASTCR) company, the 
battalion increased in size during 1944 to four com- 
panies. With the start of 1945, however, only enough 
men were available to form two companies, the AST 

7irst Roll': Capt. George Dunlap, Miss Ann Little, Col. H. C. Griswold, Capt. Bohler, Li. Harold Yourman 
Second Soil'. Sgt. Charles Dodson, Sgt. Fay Norris, Sgt. Pulkn Martin. 




Wadsvvorth, Coyle, Moran, 

unit having been discontinued and others having gone 
into the service of their country. 

Co. Co Capt. Alvin Baylus 

Exec. Ojfcr 1st Lt. Alfred Cohen 

Plat. £dr. lit Plat 2nd Lt. Robert Bates 

?lat. £dr. 2iid Pint 2nd Lt. Roger Bergstrom 

1st Sgt Rolf Bercowitz 

Plat. Sgt. lit Plal H. Rymland 

Plat. Sgt. 2iui Plat S. Massey 

guide Sgt. lit Plat Sheldon Akers 

Quide Sgt. 2nd Plal William Ehnnantraut 

Quidon Sgt James Alderton 

Company A 

«M ^ A ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ 

During the winter months, the new Armory proved 
valuable in saving hours that might have been lost 
because of Maryland's famous bad weather on drill 
days. If it was too unpleasant to drill out-of-doors, 
the battalion formed inside and "carried out the pre- 
scribed drill for the day." 

William Scull was the Cadet Colonel during the 
spring and summer quarters, with Leonard Eisenberg 
and Barney Eyler the Cadet Majors. Commanding the 
companies under Scull were Randolph Coyle, James 
Stapp, Calvin Dutton, and William Rosen. Randolph 
Coyle followed Scull as Cadet Colonel during the fall 


and winter quarters. His executive officer was John 

Company Commanders during the fall and winter 

Co. Co Capt. Stuart Sciiuster 

Exec. O/cr 1st Lt. Richard Solomon 

Plat. £dr. 1st ?lat 2nd Lt. Oswald Perkins 

Plat. £dr. 2ihl Plat 2nd Lt. Morris Warren 

(sf S0t Hewitt Robertson 

Plat. S0t. /s( Plat Marvin Siiberman 

Plat. S0l. 2iid Plat Harold Selignian 

Qtihic Sgt. lit Plat Charles Ogle 

Cjuidi' Sell. 2nd Plat Bernard Reges 

Quidoii S(lt Robert Qiicnstcdt 





Company B 

Co. Co Capt. Jack Frost 

Exec. Ofcr 1st Lt. Benjamin Bechenek 

Plat. £dr. /s( Plat 2nd Lt. Eugene Kniejski 

Plat Ildr. 2itd Plat 2nd Lt. Wesley Smilcr 

/s( Sgt Walter Beam 

Plat. Sgt. 1st Plat Chris Henderson 

Plat. Sgt. 2iid Plat Carl Bell 

(luidc SiJI. ;s/ 7i|ii( John Hutchines 

Quide Sgt. 2iid Plat , Saul Kushnick 

Quidon Sgt Ralph Sipes 

quarters were Alvin Baylus, jack Frost, Stuart Schus- 
ter, Calvin Dutton, and Robert Bergstrom. Gilbert 
Levine was Captain ot the Baiul, while Edwin W'ads- 


worth and Conrad Follansbee, AST(R), were captains 
on Coyle's staff. 

Marches and bivouacs have played their part in 
ROTC trainin^g. Under Col. Scull's command the bat- 
talion took a night march that will be remembered for 
years to come. Kind farmers along the way fed pieces 
of delicious watermelon to the men with disastrous 
results in the form of "gig" slips. 

Continuing under the personal supervision of Col. 
Griswold, the rifle team survived the manpower crisis 
and continued to function as an integral part of the 
ROTC. With one of the finest indoor ranges in the 
United States at their disposal, the men of the rifle 

Company D 

Co. Co Calvin Dutton 

E-xec. Ofcr Donald Diehl 

(s( Sgt Burdett Warden 

Plat. £dr. 1st Plat Vance Haydon 

Plat. Ldr. 2nd Plat Howard Thomas 

Plat. Sgt. 1st Plat George Clement 

Plat. S0t. 2iHi Plat William Sinclair 

Quide Sgt. 1st Plat John Wolfe 

Cjuide Sgt. 2mi Plat Richard Dole 

(juidon Sgt Alfred Goldman 

team carried on the traditions of Maryland's teams. 
Tech. Sgt. Fay Norris, as he has for several years past, 
assisted the Colonel with the team. 



Jitst Jioio: Murphy, Garziglia, 
Ashe, W. Bowling, Chcrigos, 
Gooch, Rodenhausen, Bri- 
guglio. Second Koit'.- Scars, 
Roby, Knight, Bowers, May, 
Ogle, Loomis, Waesche, Buck. 
Jhird Tiow: Sgt. Norris, Maloy, 
Kniejski, Lemler, Flynn, 
Rowell, Schindler, Matlitifjly, 
J. Bowling, Dole, Col. Gris- 


Jirst Kow Linlon, White, Diroclor Sicbeneichen, Harrison, Rhcin, Martin, 
Picrsol, Lt. .Madison, Shacklcford, Murphy. Second Kow: Porter, Bisgycr, 
Withers, Ceibd, Andrews, Croxton, Schrandt, Smallcy, England, Watt, 
Fink. Third Kow . Draper, Patch, Mallonce, Gollner, Southard, Weaver, 
Lorenz, Barnett, Graver. 

ROTC Band 

During 1'^'44 the ASTP unit kept Band Master 
Otto Seiheneichen well supplied with musicians, and 
he turned out the music on Tuesdays and Thursdays 
to keep the Infantry marching. The departure in l'-'45 
of the ASTP men left only a small nucleus aroimd 
which "Sarge," as he was affectionately called, is re- 
building his band. 

TiOJC Color (iiuud 

( 1>I. (lllMI't'lJ s/ioics /hmi' iI- 


Ifc rc(iistcicd for the nOJC in Ihc TaU. 

7bis isn't Ijotp our (u'diidfalben did it. 


Men's Physical Education 

Coad) ( liiiciuc 7/'. S/jc'iirs. 

SiNCi; the hcijinnint; ot the wnr the physical fitness 
of men of the cotmtry has been stressed by the 
government, the services, and the universities. The 
health of the man in service, the teamwork he has 
been trained in, and the manner in which he is able 


to coordinate his innate and acquired abilities are of 
prime importance to the success of each of the armed 

The students at the University of Maryland re- 
ceived the same training that the A.S.T. students had 
received in order that they might be physically fit 
upon entering the service. Under the direction of Dr. 
Clarence W. Spears, each phase of the physical edu- 
cation program was taken care of. 

Supplementing the compulsory program were the 
intramural sports of football, basketball, and boxing 
during the winter. With spring and warm weather, 
gym work, corrective exercises, tennis, baseball, track, 
and football became the main sports of Maryland 

yovnk liclcdis ,1(ovfr III Jiidiiiiiiiiiil Hcxinil 


Jlif Cliiiiii/iii'iis, .S'li/iiiii ("III. ii'iii (I ()(iiiic. 


■A^s^V'Tti^;*^^'*'" '*•" 

Jjrst V.OW : Bates, Morris, Petroff, Creer, Bauman, Behr, McCIay, Novick. Secottd Row-. Coach Herman Ball, Chisari, Cooper, Troll, 
Captain Les Daly, Continetti, Fastuca, Wilson, Buckley, Eckhardt, Trainer Paddy Kane. 7hird Row. Head Coach Clarence W. Spears, 
Ceatz, Zetts, Doory, Kellerman, Jones, McCarthy, Wolfe, Terry, Bobenko, Coach Al Heagy. Jourtb Hoir . Sternman, Campbell, 

Rock, Love, Simmons, Bishop, Smith, Stover, Coach Harry Rice. 


DR. Clarence W. Spears began his second year 
as head coach at the University of Maryland 
with a squad composed of seventeen-year-olds, 4F's, 
and a few discharged service men. Although eleven 
lettermen were returning and big things were expected 
of the Old Liners, they never seemed to click because 
of a continually changing lineup due to injuries. 

History was made as the Maryland University Old 
Liners met the Hampden-Sydney Tigers in Byrd Sta- 
dium in the first game played under lights. However, 
Maryland had a case of opening game jitters and fum- 


Hampden-Sydney 12 

Wake Forest 39 

West Virginia 6 

Michigan State 8 

Florida 14 

Virginia 18 

Michigan State 33 

Penn State 34 

V.M.I 6 



Maryland 6 


Maryland 6 

Maryland 7 


Maryland 19 

Maryland 8 


Mturhiiui Jiiihts to hM the 
Jlorida line. 

bled the game away to the Tigers 12-0. The team 
traveled next to North Carolina to meet the Wake 
Forest Deacons. The Deacons had entirely too many 
big guns and rolled over the Liners to the tune of 

39-0. After the West Virginia Mountaineers invaded 
Byrd Stadium and were held to a b-b tie, Maryland 
ran into the undefeated Spartans from Michigan State 
and put up a stubborn battle before losing 8-0. The 

A iorry moiiuiil al llw Jlorida 



game was played in a driving rain storm and proved 
to be costly for Maryland, since they lost the services 
of their ace back and ground gainer, Jack Love, who 
suffered a broken leg. 

^'^*'% .* 

Ttunk" Doory. 

Jik/c lore 

Join Chisari. 


Traveling to Gainesvilli.', Maryland met the stub- 
born Florida "Gators" and lost 14-6, and then met the 
Uni\ersity of Virginia at Griffith Stadiimi for the 
Mar3'Innd homecoming game and were beaten 18-7 
after a hard fought battle. The second half was played 
in a steady rain, but it didn't stop the Cavalier's run- 
ning attack. Meeting Michigan State on a dry field at 
Lansing, Michigan, proved to be none the better, for 
Maryland lost 33-0. 

The Old Liners' next foe was the N'ittany Lions 
from Penn State, and Maryland again went imder 

.t.->- 1 /. 

'.Sal Jdihi^d. 

Maryland managed to win its only game of the 
season when it eked out a victory over a fighting 
V.M.I. team, S-b. Troll, Doory, Cooper, Continetti, 
and Daly were the bulwarks of the line, while Bill 
Greer played a fine offensive game. 

Despite Mars'laiul's (.lisnial recortl, due cretlit 
should be given to Sal F-astuca, Maryland's ciuarter- 
back, who played brilliantly game after game. 

Let Daly, c.ii/>i.iin. 


fiitfJ. Chisari, Ryan, Dory, Troll, Coakk-y. >(tiM(iiMij Wolfe, Stc-rman, Daly, 
Zetts, Rock, Cooper Terry. 


M" Club 

ALTHOUGH the functions of the M Club have 
. been lessened because of the fewer wearers 
of the M and the decrease in men students, some ac- 
tivity has been engaged in by the members. The club 
was established years ago to honor men who hatl done 
outstanding work in athletics. The organization fos- 
ters better intercollegiate athletics and helps athletes 
in any way possible. A scholarship is ofTered to those 
men who show special ability in sports, the tuition be- 
ing paid by the funds of the club. 

In the fall the club met tn plan tor the homecoming 
dance, the proceeds of which were used to pay for the 
scholarships oflfcrcd. Serving as president was Mr. 
E. E. Powell, former lacrosse star who initiated the 
playing of lacrosse at the University. Dr. F:rnest N. 
Cory retained his position of secretary-treasurer of the 
organization. Only letter men may become members 
of the M Club. 

Principal function of the athletic club was the spon- 
soring of intramural athletics. The members make 
the rules, form the league, and regulate the games. 
This year, as in past years, the club served mainly as 
a medium for uniting men students who have similar 
interests and a desire to see Maryland outstanding in 


George .Miirpliy Uay Richard, Bill Filbert, Bill Greer, Tom 
M.iloru'y, Sid Stcrnmaii, Ken .Maloiio, Dick Terry, Chuck 
Camphell, Frank Doory, Will Ruck, l.arry Cooper, .Mike Zetts, 
I'at .\, Les Daly, Cy Contcnctti, .Mai Rosenthal, Percy 
Wolfe, Tom Chisari, Sal Fastuca, Boh Troll, Les Smith, Wait 
Raunian, Chuck Ryan, Bill Coakley, Jack Flynn, Jerry Heatley, 
Bob Yordy, Steve Chalmers, Dave Balachow, Sam Behr I larold 
Keller, Arthur Bosley, Jack Buckley. 


Jirsf Kow: Valanos, Hoffcckor, Campbell, Yordy, Flynn, Balachow, Keller, Greer. Second Jiotr . Assistant Herman 
Ball, Phipps, Cooch, Heatley, Holmes, Rosenthal, Bosley, Chalmers, Bchr, Manager Buckley, Coach Burton Shipley. 


THE twenty-second year of coaching for Mr. Bur- 
ton Shipley was completed in 1945 at the Uni- 
versity of Maryland, an indication of his popularity 
on the campus. As a student, previous to World War 
I, he was a member of the basketball, baseball, and 
football squads. Mr. Shipley keeps in close touch with 
his boys and watches their every move on the floor, 
looking for ways to improve their playing. 

Although paced by the ever accurate Jack Flynn, 
who led in total points for games played in the South- 
ern Conference, the Marylanders were too weak to 


Nortli Carolina 52 

Duke 51 

North Carolina State 46 

U.S. Naval Academy 70 

V.M.I 28 

Marine Corps 50 

North Carolina State 57 

Hanipden-Sydney 44 

Virginia 57 

V.M.I 35 

Virginia 61 

William and Ntary 53 

U.S. Military Academy.... 54 

Maryland 28 

Maryland 24 

Maryland 32 

Maryland 33 

Maryland 46 

Maryland 32 

Maryland 42 

Maryland 43 

Maryland 26 

Maryland 27 

Maryland 33 

Maryland 46 

Maryland 34 


counterattack the teams who were harmed less by 
drafting of students into the armed services. The bas- 
keteers available, however, did a good job. Flynn, 
forward, with his uncanny eye for long shots, sparked 
the team in every game, while Dave Balachow, a 

'7iiJki»cl it c'l'tT with the Jlfiu/iii Bombers. 

'R\iiiiiitut up f)oiiil'i 

.Tdirvl.iii,/ diul Vitiliiiiti 7>|,iv for the /huhIs 


state when with Forest Park High School, played both 
center and forward. From Charlotte Hall to appear 
on the squad for the first time this year came Jack 
Heatley. Tall and agile, Headey had considerable 
stamina and fight and made a good defense man. Steve 
Chalmers, outstanding on floor plays and under the 
basket, came to Maryland from George Washington 
University and served the team as center, although he 
had played the forward position for several years. 

Jidhtinil for the hall. 

'Otts" Bosler. 


Jirst Jiouy: Maloncv, Filht-rt. Richards, Murphy, Troll. Second Hoiv: Manager Vi'olfe, Shipley, Coach Paddy 

Kane, Doory, Novick, Malonc. 


Ar.TnoucM serving as trainer for the football 
. squad until the boxing season got under way 
in January, Coach F\iddy Kane acted as head man for 
the Maryland boxers. Replacing Fausto Rubini, who 
received a commission in the navy, Kane initiated an 
intramural boxing program in December, l'^)4-}, in 
onler to unearth talent for the season's team. He was 
assisted by Percy Wolfe, a student at the University, 
who has had experience in the Held of boxing and 
who offered his services to the team for the season. 
One of the cleverest fighters at Maryland in many 
years, Tom Maloney has a good set of fists and con- 
siderable speed. His footwork in the ring was oiit- 


West Point 3H 

US. Coast Guard Acad. 2^2 

North Carolina Univ i 

US. Navy Prc-Flight... 3 

U.S. Navy Preflight 5 

West Point 1 

Pi-nn Slate 4 

Maryland 4}^ 

Maryland 5J^ 

Maryland 5 

Maryland 5 

Maryland 3 

.Maryland _. 7 

Maryland 4 


standing. Ken Malone, from Baltimore, showed the 
ability he is capable of exhibiting toward the end of 
the year. One of his greatest assets was the fine phys- 
ical condition in which he kept himself. Alex Boben- 
ko, captain of the team and one of its best fighters, 
was forced to give up boxing because of the great 
amount of study connected with his courses in den- 
tistry. A good worker was Bill Greer, one-hundred- 
and forty-five-pound class. After Harold Donofrio 
went out of action. Bill Filbert held down the one- 
hundred-thirty-five-poimd class. Not a newcomer to 
the team, Filbert saw a good deal of action. Jose 
Fossas, Puerto Rico's contribution to the Maryland 
team, showed plenty of stamina and punch but met 
too much opposition. 

Despite the fact that only a few matches were won 
by the Maryland boxers, the student body never lost 
interest in them. 

Vaddy Kane, Coach 

A fight to the finish. 

ll'in or lose the spirit is there. 



men s 



Dr. Iknioii. 

Women's sports at the University consisted of 
intrnnuirnl toiiinaments, play-days with vari- 
ous nearby colleges, and inner-class sports. While the 
sophomores and seniors cupped the softball tourna- 
ment trophy, Jean Burnside and Janet Griffith were 
winners in tennis and Virs^inia Amos won the archery 
intramural tournament. A new intramural, seven- 

player hockey, was brought forth in the fall and won 
by Delta Delta Delta. In intramural bowling, Kappa 
Delta took first place. The fall quarter was climaxed 
by the W.R.A. Awards Banquet at which fourteen 
girls recei\ed "M" letters ami tapping for Sigma Tau 
Epsilon took place. During the winter, activities in- 
cluded intramural basketball, won by Sigma Kappa 
and the distribution of the Maryland Official Basket- 
ball Ratings to ten qualified girls. The Sigma Tau Ep- 
silon Basketball Trophv- and the Sigma Kappa Athletic 
Cup were awarded at the Spring Award Banquet. 

fcn^inil lo ktff '" '■'''i/'f 'i'' "''" '''- f » inidid. 


A modern Diana hiti 
the spol. 

Basketball was also a icc// aUfiuied team 





Ihiiui Hirii/ III llu' Dimiii/ 'Hiill ^afcU'ria. 

1//) l/u- hill Ic liiiicl'. 

Tliiisc /)(iis Ihc salt. 

IhikI' 111 (/>t' Odfrv. 

7riii/iiii) /or fl'(i( <i/(iT ilrtss lofci'. 


Jhc J.i^S. "geyser." 

Juil ifoii't miss! 

Doiit; cuti up <i/ one of the dances. 

It'e spent hours in the library. 

Slave trade at the Bond Bazaar. 

Eckhart leads the Bond rally. 


CyriiiiiMv ri'cK Ill's jor a du/l) luic. 

CoM^rfldilii/fotis 111 Ihc luir Stiulcnl Hoard Clhuimiin. 

Cheering Ibc Jcrp. 

At the 'Home fcotioiiiics \ashion show. 

Tiunery scbool ii'iis /iiii m rcfll (is iiislriictii'e. 

IValehim] |itiii.lici' fii du' Sdiifriiiii. 


Jiii\e out to frtlfe. 

CoiiiMMitiify sing on the green. 

At Ann ArundeVs Bertcbcombcr party. 

li'hat else eoM we eaW it.' 

Stop off at the Bookstore before going to class. 



MR. HARRY LAVELLE of the T/io/Mvf.i-f llis-.'Hiidcni rmii/irtMy, 
without whose comments and instruction the fornintion of the 
JfrnifJiM would have been a much more dlHicuh lasl<, 

MR. JOSEPH S. YOUNG of (,iiiW J^jotograpbcrs. wliose hard 
work under difficult conditions was indispensable. 

.MR. JULIEN CHISOLM, ItnivcrsHy 0/ .lf<irvl,i.u(, for his 
campus views. 

tlie CoUcih' of XoMii.' ^comi»jii.s for the use of Home Economies 

J^fdWciiroiscllc magazine for choosing "Miss Terrapin." 

. . . and to the staff of the Jcrrapiii, and all those students 

and faculty members whose extra effort made this publication