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TUB NUKTIi AUAMS EVENING TBANSCR1FT, THURSDAY, JUNE M, IMS rmt HOUGHTON PUPILS ENJOY FIELD DAY Held Under Auspices of Round Table at Park ATHLETIC EVENTS •Comes to Close With Concert by Grammar School Orchestra and Dar.:_::g. The annual Field Day of the Houghton Round Table was held yesterday afternoon and evening at Kemp's park and was a most enjoyable affair. Both afternoon and evening cessions were largely attended and the various booths were well patronized. The booths were" attractively decorated In colored crepe paper and were in charge of different members of the Hound Table. A pro r gram of sports was carried out as scheduled under the direction of" Mrs. Dra Pead and Mrs. Alice Bedard. • The races Jor girls were won by Laura Davlson. Eleanor. Daniels, Alice Sorcl, Mildred Dupre and Pchvl McDonald. The races for boys were won by Vincent Sanders, Joseph Davis, Ralph Duprc, Robert Johnson, Francis Luc lor, Roy Germain, Martin .Perras, Edward Oliver, Clifford Sheldon, Leonard Challfoux and Ayoob Askar. The blueberry pie contest was won by Robert Chllson and Norman St. John and a peanut scramble ended this part of the program. A baseball game between the learns of Notre Dame school and the Houghton school resulted in a victory for the Houghton school, and a boxing exhibition of three rounds between Bill Bradley and Dan Primmer resulted in a draw. During the activities d huge doll dressed In pink was won by Mamie Wood" of East Main street and two small white rabbits were won by Gladys Mclntyrc of Union street. In the early evening a concert given In the pavilion by the grammar school orchestra under the direction of Miss Dorothy Bresetle. A clarinet andsaxophone duet was given by Miss Ivls Daniels and Miss Mary Bcnolt and pupils of the Moran Dance Studio gave several specialty dances. Dancing tor all was enjoyed from 0 until 12 o'clock and music was furnished by Thlbcrt's orchestra. During the afternoon and evening Charles Cyr and Ernest Cyr dressed as clowns provided much merriment for the children by their antics. Mrs. Ralph Underwood was general chairman assisted by Mrs. John Manson, Mrs. Herbert Gordon and Mrs. Louis Cote and the chairmen of the various committees. Drury High Graduates Largest Single Class Diplomas Are Awarded 128 Boys and Girls by Chair man Lilly of School Committee —^Innovation is Introduced by Elimination of Usual Formal Ad dress and Substitution of Outlines by Members of Class of.Advantage6 of Each Course in School's Curriculum. Officers Of Graduating Class In Memoriam Burbank—In loving memory of Barah Duncan Sherman Burbank, who departed this life, June 22, 1009. To the majestic strains of Mendelssohn's "Priest's March" played by the Drury high school orchestra, 128 boys and girls inarched, last evening, down the aisles of Drury auditorium, past the rows of seats filled With parents, relatives and friends, to take their places upon the stage for the ceremonies marking the final chapter of their public school careers In this city. It was the largest single class ever graduated from Drury. There were many smiles o( pride, there were a few misty eyes, among those in the audience as the graduates, the girls in pure white with corsages of rose buds and the boys in contrasting dark suits with red bou- tonnicrcs, stood upon the palm-bedecked stage In two groups of almost equal size and lifted clear young voices in the appropriate words and music of "The Heavens Resound" by Beethoven. There was a moment of lushed silence following the Invocation, delivered eloquently and with deep feeling, by Rev. Pliny A. Allen, pastor of the First Unlvcrsalist church, and the graduates again iang, this lime the lively and triumphant strains of "Estudiantlna" by Lccombe. Innovation Introduced The audience was then treated to anlnnovatlon, a departure from the radltlonal graduation ceremonies at Drury, and, judging from Its reception by the spectators, It will bD continued in years to come. Instead of having some outside speaker of note address the class, addresses were made by members of the class themselves. A representative of each of the courses offered at Drury, introduced by Principal John P. McGrory, delivered a brief talk on the alms, the benefits and the work being done la that particular course. A comprehensive Idea of the scope of the work being done at Drury was given in these talks and deep Interest was evinced by the audience. Following these addresses, which are summarized below, the graduating class rose to sing their Class Song, the words of which were written by Sari Ella de Goencz, a member of the class. Lilly Presents Diplomas Then came the most Important event of the evening, the presentation of the diplomas, an event signifying the culmination of four years work and study at Drury. James M. Lilly, chairman of the school committee, who was seated upon the stage with the other members of the committee, presented the graduates with Jbelr diplomas after a brief speech in which he congratulated the Class cf 1933 upon behalf of the school committee. The class roll was called by James Craig Cameron, president of the class, as Mr. Lilly awarded the diplomas. Upon'the completion of this part of the ceremony the auditorium rocked with coneratulatory applause and the audience joined with (he graduates In the singing of the Drury Alma Mater. Then, to the martial strains' of "School March" by Ascher, the 128 boys and girls who had entered the auditorium as students marched out as alumni. Miss Dorothy Elizabeth Wlldman was president of the graduating class. * Jayne's-Rich's Grocery Market QUALITY TEL. 85 & 86 SERVICE Right or We Make It Right is our motto—Just a short dissertation on our method of doing business. OOLD FLOWER Mayonnaise ... pt. 29c Va can Chicken . . . 37c PLYMOUTH ROCK Gelatine . . 2 pkgi. 25c LARGE Ivory Soap . 2 Conf. Sugar . 10 Ib. G. 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Ib. 29c Fresh Rilled Natfra FOWLS Ib. 23c FANCY NATIVE CHICKENS ... Ib. 32c FANCY NATIVE BROILERS Ib. 32e The Graduates The list of graduates follows: Walter Arthur Alderman, Mary Elizabeth Alexander, Everett Henr Arnold, 'Alma Agnes Benedctt Elizabeth Mary Altella. Russell Ed mund Bergeron, 'Jack Murdoc Berkson, George Betourney, Evelyi Mae Blanchard, Edgar Frederic Brown,. John Vincent Burns, Ray mond Joseph Calvl, 'James Cral Cameron, xWllliam Jacob Cainpedel 11, Zelda Jane Carr, Jean Warringtoi Carson, Ralph Donald Qhesbro, J Andrew Cleghorn, Jr., Lillian Mar garet Collins, Edward Liberty Cook Dorothy Isabel Cooper, Morris Cra mer, Alfred Henry Cuddcback, Anna Helen Daniels, 'Evelyn Margare Daunals, Jeanlc Renton Deans, *Sar Ella de Goencz. James Richard Dor an, Homer Placlde Dupuis, Ruth Durant, Hazel Ruth Eldred, Olive Fuller Eldridge, Jcanettc Isabelle Favrcau. Monica Ellen Fern, xMar jorie French Gay. Silvio Louis G«- mari. xllenry Francis Gazzaniga Frances Alice Gllraln, Elsie Jren Goldthwalte, Donald Frank Gordon William Arthur Gray, Gerald Wil Ham Green, Mary Claire Greene. Lillian Esther Hannaleck, Doris Elaine Haswell, Thomas King Haswell, Hazel Honora Horahan, John Joseph Horan, Constance Bessie Horn, Wallace Edgar Howard, William Arthur Hurley, John F. Innes. Ethel Mary Jepsoh, John Richard Katcly, John Truman Khnball. Marlon Bliss Klngsley, George Louis Lafountatn Howard Raymond Lanfalr, Erncsi Orlando Lepera, xGeorge Less xVcrna Mac Lewis. Lorna Jean Lowe, Evelyn Louise Lucy, Mary Agnes Mancuso, Phyllis Marion Merchant, Joseph Carl Marino, i mond Formhals Marsh, Silvio Carl Merllni. Harolrt Charles Miller Frank Willis Montgomery, Mitchell Francis NcJame, Margaret Wilson Neville, James Council Nicol, Karl Vincent Noetzcl, Charles Henry Norcross, Ethel Mabel Norcross, James Carlton Orr, Rose Margaret Pappas Prank John Petri, Francis Ernest Plaggl, 'Lucille Muriel PlKc Ruth Mac Plnnsonnault, 'Donald Randolph Provcncher. Martin Warren Quadiand, Sidney Irwin Reed, Vivian Mae Reed, Douglas Taylor Bice, Walter Adam Rled, Virginia Gertrude Roberta, 'Bertha Frances Root, Doris Whltcomb Ross, Stafford Rudnlck. William Rudnlck, Kenneth Walter Russell. Lillian Agnes Russctt, Ruth Eleanor Scott, Alme SU Cyr, Jennie Mae Seegar, 'Marion Janet Sellkowltz, Catherine Helen Shea, Margaret Elizabeth Shea, Mary Agues Shea. Richard Francis Snape, Charles Sofro, Helen Mae Spencer, Rita Norma Strong, Ma- tllde Isollna Tadlello, Clifford Walter Taft, 'Ella. Maria Thatcher, Thomas Joseph Thomas, Gordon James Todd, Laurence Drlscoll Too- lah, Isabelle Agnes Tumey, Lucille Aurla Trudeau, Nellie Ellen Valencourt, Martha Turrell Veazle, Robert Bcrnarff Veazie, 'Dalia Amelia Vicafi, Florence Christine Whitcomb, Harold Reginald White, James Robert Whltehead, Dorothy Elizabeth Wlldman, 'Russell Wilson, xFred Barnlcoat Wiridover, Alice Frances Withcrell, Ransford Graham Wood, Raymond^ Bert Wood, William Stanley Wood. • Pro Mori to. x Graduated as of January, 1933. Classical Course Donald Randolph Provencher, who represented the classical course, pre- Jallies Craig Cameron, president, and Miss Dorothy Elizabeth .Wlldman vice-president ol senior class of Drury high school which was graduated last evening. sented the aims of and the benefits lo be derived from this course clearly and eloquently. His address, in part, follows: "Among the many curricula available in high school, the classical one is best adapted, If the student intends to continue the study of the liberal arts at college or at some other higher institution of learning. For the student, too. whose final school education ends in high school. IDc classical course is of incalculable value. Upon the successful completion of his fourth year, he should completely understand the fundamentals of at least two languages, be able to calculate accurately in algebra and geometry, and best of all be well acquainted with the workings of his government. 'At the end of his fourth year, the student should have completed at least three years of Latin. He shall also have completed three years of French, four years of English, two years of algebra, and one of.geom- etry, one year Jn United Stales hls- .ory, and also additional subjects. "Of course the subject which distinguishes the classical curriculum rom other curricula in the high school is Latin. From the first es- ablishment of the high schools In ,he state. Latin was given a prominent place In the course of study as me subject which the student could pursue for four years and so gain he values which are derived from a ubject which offers definite mental llsclpline. , ' "In the study of English, we find he basic fundamentals of rhetoric vhich bring us a better foundation in he reading, writing and speaking of >ur mother tongue. We also become cqualnted with the authors arid writers of American and English lit- rature. "After taking three years o'f French ne may well be able to carry on onversation in this 'language and Iso read French literature. "Coming next to mathematics, we ind a decided development of the blllty to think and express thought learly. accurately and concisely; hile this subject also gives know- edge and training In the solution of uantkative problems arising In very day life. 'The study of history, both An- lent and United States, gives pupils n appreciation of the social and spi- Itual evolution of the human race, nd the important Influence that in- Ividual members of society are ca- able of exerting on the progress of ivlllzation. "The future of classics in this ountry Is not going lo be decided inlnly by the Joy of classics to a fin- hed scholar,,and by the utility of eholar training (or scholarly avoca- on. The pleasure and the discipline I hese low soap prices can't last/ $uy all you CAMAY SOAP .. SforlSc P. AND G. 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"It is absolutely Impossible to maintain a system of education In which a complete training as a classical scholar in the necessary preliminary to the acquirement of other Intellectual disciplines. Thus the learning of l>'ic languages—Latin or Greek —together with the other subjects offered in this curriculum. Is a subsidiary means for the furtherance of the development of the mind In the regions of logic, philosophy, history and the aesthetic apprehension of literary beauty, and so, the school course of classics must be planned in such a manner that that definite result is achieved; and it is that result, we believe, which is attained In the classical course of Drury high school." Scientific Course The work and alms of the scientific course as explained by James Craig Cameron were, briefly, as follows: "It is the purpose of the scientific curriculum in high school to instill In the student a sound basis of scientific training. "Le.t us take a student who Is desirous of entering^some school of technology. He would, of course, enter the scientific course in high school. "In his first two years he has leeway In regard to choice of subjects. However, he Is well on his way in a definite scientific course of study by the beginning of his, third year, and Is required to take certain subjects to complete his course. During his four years he has a well-planned English course. He Is obliged to have at least two years of French and oftentimes three. The department of mathematics consists of two years of algebra, a year of plane geometry and one half a year of both solid geometry and trigonometry. To complete and fully round out the course, the student must take a year of physics, a year of chemistry and a year of U. 8. history. 'All of these subjects are patterned and arranged to comply with the requirements of the College Entrance Examination Board. The boy who successfully completes this course should be entirely capable of continuing his study along these lines in college. 'Now let us look at It from another angle. Suppose, after the second year of study, circumstances became such that It is quite evident that the boy will be unable to go to college. "By looking at the requlrements,of the course we can readily see that they make up a good practical foundation for any line of work, and that nothing will be lost and a great deal gained by continuing as before. "Education In science is coining to i be regarded as an essential in what | Is known as 'cultural education.' It j is absolutely necessary to proper appreciation and understanding of our environment and our adjustment to it. "Finally and most Important of all there is a great personal satisfaction in being able to understand the technical aspects of things as well as those which are plainly visible to everyone. Thus we sec why an increasing number of students are taking up a. scientific curriculum in high school as a general training for life.' Normal Course Miss Lucile Pike ably and concisely defined the work and opportunities offered by the Normal course as briefly reported below. "The Normal course has been of great value to me, and to all the other students of the course, both in Ihe preparation for the. work at the local State Teachers' College and otherwise. COMPETITION OF DRUM CORPS HERE American Legion Group .Will Hold Third Annual Affair in August. Plans for the third annual drum corps competition to be held the latter part of August in this city were made last evening at a meeting of the American Legion drum corps, held In the G. A. R. building. John Lilly, Fred Yeadon and James Molloy were appointed as a committee oil arrangements. A general meet Ing of the corps will be held next Wednesday evening when sub-corn mlttces will be appointed. It is expected that from eight to 11 corps will take part In the competition coming from Massachusetts, Vermont and Connecticut. Mrs. Fred Yeadon ond Mrs, Mary Vincent left today for Northampton to attend the state convention of tho American Legion Auxiliaries as delegates from the local unit. Armanrt Lcsagc ol St. Alexandro college, St. Alexandro, Can.. Is spending the summer vacation at the home of his "parents, Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Lcsagc of North Holden street. Leonard J. Cain und Simon Kron- Ick of this cliy nnd Frank Ralmer at Adams are In Chlrngo attending the Century of Progress Exposition and vlsltlne the stockyard plant of Ar« mour & Company on business. ARRANGE BANQUET FOR SONS OF ITALY Comrhittee Nam&l at Important Meeting Last Evening At a meeting last evening of the Sons of Italy of America, the committee in charge of the arrangements for'the banquet ft be held in connection with the state convention of ,hat organization in this city, August J, 7 and 8, announced that plans for that event have been practically completed. The banquet will be held at the Richmond hotel on the evening of the opening day of the convention, Sunday, August 6. Invita- .lons are being extended to many prominent people in the state to be >rescnt at the banquet, which will x a gala occasion and a feature of •he convention. The committee in charge of banquet arrangements are as follows: Chairman. John Dllego: assistants, A. Lopardo, S. Glanqulnto, William Glgliottl, Antonio Parrino, Clement avnzza. Eugcnio Guistl, Mrs. Maria lorinl, Mrs. Concetta Impocco. Mrs. Lira Garello, Mrs. Josephine Spagnola and Mrs. Mellna Mirante. Meetings are being held by the or- •anization every Wednesday evening rom now until the time of the con- 'ention at which the various com- nlttees are reporting the progress wing made In their respective under- akin gs. Local Intelligence —A rehearsal of the John E. Me-. Keon Drum Corps will be held this venlng at 7 o'clock In the post ro(4ms in Eagle street. —There was no session of the Dis- rlct Court this morning, no arrests .avlng been made during the night. Write it now ... or write it higher later You can spare your checkbook and spoil your bargain for just as sure as fate the longer you wait to buy men's clothing, the more you are going to pay for it. Now ... a fine cool suit Can be purchased for $15.00. La'ter ... no one knows where the prices will go but everyone connected with men's apparel knows that wholesale prices have ALREADY GONE UP. We have a fine stock . .. . but not nearly enough suits if you and all North Adams knew the real situation. ' C. H. CUTTING & CO. Sixty Years of Knowing How Personal Paragraphs Francis Bush and Vaunore La- ontalne, students at the College ol 3t. Alexandre of St. Alcxandre, Can., re home for the summer vacation. Miss Helen Newell of Ashland trcet is visiting friends in PIttsfield. Mrs. Mary E. Vincent left today or a three weeks' visit in Amherst. Mrs. Charles A. Durnin, president f the American Legion Auxiliary, White Shoes for Women Arriving Daily $1.98 to $4.00 OPERAS—STRAPS AND TIES—ALL HEELS Sea Omr Windows HARRY WE IN (Concluded oil ?i£~ C.x) Ypu Can't r. Afford to Miss These Prices Women's Taps & Heels $1.00 Men's Taps & Heels $1.2S We can't say how Ion; these prices will last because the ?rtce or materials Is advancing every toy. P. LUPO 43 Ea«le St. SPECTACLES or EYE GLASSES of Ihe very highest quality, and folly guaranteed, (rom $5.00 lo ».M. A mall KT- rice charge additional. Dr. Geo. W. Bradley , Optometrist 5M-S11 New Klmbett Bldf. 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