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The Redskins Are Doomed to Defeat! Everyone Out To View The Victorious Aces VOLUME XXXVIII WICHITA, KANSAS, MARCH 5, 1931 NUMBER 19 R. ROOM ELECTS OFFICERS HERE TIS Girls Sextette to Colorado Springs SIX SUMMERFIELD NOMINEES NAMED BRINGS ALBUM TO CLASS Ruth Scudder bought a kodak album of pictures which were taken by her uncle in European cities to Miss Marguerite Bliss UA first hour modern European history class last week. Many of the pictures were taken in France, but Italy, Belgium, and England are well represented. Ruths uncle has made several trips to Europe as an amateur photographer. She said the pictures in her album were some which he had thrown away, but according to Miss Bliss there were some very excellent views in the collection.

Left to right hack row: Juanita Ruckle, Virginia Laicrence, Mary Helen Garrison. Front row: Katheryn Kessler, Hazel Jones, Louise Schultz, Barbara Lou Greeley. Experience Is Necessary For Sextette Members All of the Girls are Taking Part in Music Activities; A Cappella Choir and Glee Club Subjects Officers elected in reporting room 309 are: president, Raymond Ramsey; vice president and business manager, Carl Schulz; secretary-treasurer, Louise Powell; reporter, Clara Salisbury. THE ULTIMATE END IS BALANCE WHEEL I Bruce Tallman Talks to Hi-Y on Making Character Character was the subject of the talk of Bruce Tallman, state Hi-Y secretary, who was a guest of the club last Thursday evening. According to Mr.

Tallman we do everything for the satisfaction of it. We can choose both from the good and from the bad. No matter which we choose from there is usually something on the other side which will balance it in momentary satisfaction. That makes it quite a problem at times and Tallman gave this solution. Think the act through to the end and find out what the act will do for you and for others.

The ultimate end will tell if a thing is wrong or right. Another factor in making us act one way or another is that we want other people to think well of us. If the group of people we happen to be with are bad we will do bad things. If it is a good group we will do good things. For that reason have good companions.

Another thing which will improve ones character is to study lives of great men. Read the biographies of men that are dead, and talk with the outstanding men of the community. WICHITA SCHOOLS BAR TOMMY RYANS SHOW Tommy Ryan is a fraud, says Strong Hinman, director of physical education in Wichita. Mr. Ryan, who claims that he is the original Tommy Ryan, ex-middle weight champion of the United States and eighty-two years old, was scheduled to appear at Central Intermediate when Doctor Charles Har-nell, school physician, and Mr.

Hinman discovered that the 200-pound weight which he has students attempting to lift before and after his performances is not the one which he himself exhibits his strength on. Mr. Ryan keeps a weight exactly like the big one in size, shape, and form locked in a small trunk. The only difference is about 150 pounds in weight. When accused of changing weights Mr.

Ryan explained the little weight by saying that he used it to train boys and girls in small schools. Mr. Hinman says that this statement could not be true, because no small boy or girl could lift even the smaller weight. Therefore Mr. Ryan was not permitted to exhibit in Wichita schools.

CLASS ELECTS OFFICERS The sixth hour social English class of Mrs. Celia Light Richards elected the following officers last Tuesday: President, Hite Tayler; vice president, Lavem Cassell; secretary-treasurer, Isobul Keesling; librarian, Lillian Beddow; reporter, Ruth Cain; and sergeant-at-arms, Zoe Bailey. JR. DRAMATISTS STAGE 3 PLAYS Tonight Set for Date of Presentation of Lively One-Act Comic Dramas CASTS, CREW WORK FOR SUCCESSFUL EVENING The Junior Dramatics Club takes the center of the stage tonight at eight oclock in the auditorium, presenting three sparkling entertaining plays: Very Social Service, Second Samuel, and The Wedding Present. This is the first public apearance of the Junior Dramatics club this semester and the plays it has chosen to present are three of the best on the market.

Each differs entirely from the other, and one is quite as intriguing as the other. Very Social Service Kara Kasooth, an orphan Polish girl, played by Luella Howard, is patronized by Mrs. Helen Humphrey Ilapgood, a Wealthy society matron, played by Vera Setzer. Therein rises complications, for Miss Hapgoods son, Montgomery Ilapgood, played by Foster Jennings; her secretary, Neville Lourd, played by Gifford Booth, and her uncle, Edgar Wescott, played by Paul Hatfield, all fall in love with the clever and beautiful Kara Kasooth. Needless to say, Mrs.

Hapgood is scandalized and at her wits ends. Monty Hapgood is twenty years old and quite wealthy, Neville Lourd is thirty-five, and not so wealthy, and Edgar Wescott is middle aged and exceedingly wealthy. Which would you choose and which does Kara choose? Dont fail to discover the outcome of this affair. The Wedding Present How upset a pair of newly weds. Bob and Carrie Gordon, played by Bob Williams and Elizabeth Edgerton, become when a little piece of paper is misplaced.

In fact, the discussion which follows very nearly ends in a quarrel and tears. However, their consequent worry is no less than the bewilderment of the other members of the cast, Jim Dixon, played by Dean Banta, whose state of mind is perhaps a bit more devastating for he simply cant discover what his sister has given the Gordons as a wedding present. A mixed up affair and quite cleverly solved. Come see if they did it the way youd have done it. Second Samuel The audience is taken back to the graceful atmosphere of old colonial days and sees Betsy Hansford, a pet- ite Miss of nineteen, played by Olive Adele Krehbiel, courted by two men much older than herself.

These men, Francis Ritchie, thirty years old, played by Orville Roy, and John Camm, forty years old, played by Charles Custer, are the dearest of friends and it seems that when both are courting the same girl there would be a quarrel, but they refuse to be rivals and but it wouldnt do to tell what happened. Youll have to wait and see. Aunt Hibernia Camm, played by Nana Burnett, sets the whole play in motion and adds the humorous touch, while Cato, an aged negro servant, played by Dean Banta, gives the play the southern atmosphere. True Historical Play It might be added that this play is taken from true life in history, John Camm, Betsy Hansford, and lYancis Ritchie (an alias name for the real lover) are actually historical personages. Cato and Hibernia Camm are fictitious characters, being put in for interest.

The story itself is also true, only a few minor changes having been made. Ticket Sale Tickets are being sold by all members of the Junior Dramatics' class, and may be obtained at the door this evening. They are twenty-five cents. Juanita Ruckle is also an active member in the music circles of the school taking glee club since coming to high school. She is also a member of the a cappella choir and other musical organizations.

Virginia Lawrence, who accompanies the sextette, is outstanding in her piano ability. She has also taken a year and a half of glee club besides harmony, music appreciation and a cappella choir. She has taken piano for about five years and has placed in the piano contests held here recently. To Be Seen And Heard At 7 he Plays Tonight This is what you will see if you attend the junior dramatics plays tonight: Luella Howard as a ravishing Polish siren Foster Jennings as an ardent young lover Vera Setzer as a climber in society Paul Hatfield laying his heart at the feet of Gifford Booth struggling with a rival Elizabeth Edgerton as a devoted young bride Bob Williams the more devoted joung husband Dean Banta greatly puzzled Olive Adele Kreh-biel as an old fashioned girl Charles Custer as a professor lover Orville Roy as Charles rival Nona Burnett as a jolly spinister and Deane Banta again as a negro. You will hear, if you attend the plays: Luella Howard saying, You like ze fellows to see me wiz you? Elizabeth Edgerton saying: Well, it? not my fault! You neednt look at me as if I were a criminal.

Vera Setzer saying Ill have him cut you off! His money will all come to Olive Adele Krehbiel saying Please! You must not tease me! and Nana Burnett saying That is because I am still not too old to be a March 5. Thursday Boys Glee Club room 512 8 :00 a. m. Messenger Sales 8 :20 a. m.

Hi-Y Cafeteria 6 :45 p. m. March 6, Friday Peppy Pilots Auditorium 8:00 a. m. Chemistry Club room 3133:45 p.

m. Basket ball game Hast vs. North at East 8 :00 p. m. March 9, Monday Grade Cards La Camaraderie room 328 3:40 p.

m. A Capella Choir room 218 4:00 p. m. Boys Glee Club room 512 8 :00 a. m.

March 10. Tuesday General Assembly. Heads of Departments meeting room 202 3:40 p. m. Booker T.

Washington Hi-Y Water Street Y. 11. C. A. 8 :00 p.

m. March 11, Wednesday International Club room 318 8:10 a. m. G.rl Reserves room 204 3 :45 p. COMMERCIAL GROUP FORMS NEW CLUB Elect Moll President At Late Meeting; Make Plans At the first meeting of the Commercial Club last Thursday morning, it was divided into three groups to do certain work, and the following officers were elected: Leslie Moll, president; Josephine Silverwood and Wanda Parsons, vice presidents; Grace Hoff, secretary, and Edith Nelson, One group under the direction of L.

J. Bounous will visit downtown business offices in order to get a thorough knowledge of business offices and to acquaint business men with high school people. The second group is to have charge and organize contests which will be held during the spring months. The contests will be in every subject of the commercial department. Miss Nell West in is charge of this group.

The third group under Miss Mildred Graham will keep in contact with graduates and former W. E. students. It will also be on the order of an employment bureau, for it will keep the records of seniors who are available to do secretarial work on short notice for any member of the faculty. Miss Graham is also issuing a call to each department to see if they have any work for this group.

Miss Ida E. Boyd was chosen honorary sponsor. She will assist at social gatherings when a faculty member is needed. The club will have a general meeting two or three times a semester and also the special groups will meet only two or three times. A committee was appointed to draft a constitution and by-laws and present them at the next meeting.

CLASS STUDIES NOTED PLAN Russias Five Year Plan was the topic of the discussion which took place in Ellis H. Beals American history classes February 24. In the discussion which was based on the article in the Scholastic magazine, many interesting points were brought out in regard to the famous plan. The object of the plan, according to the article is to convert Russia, an agricultural nation, into an industrial one; to change an individualistic country to a collectivistic one. Some of the mammoth industrial projects which are accomplishing this purpose are the building of the Turk-estan-Siberian Railroad, the Volga-Don Canal, the Dniepostroy dam and power plant, and Austingrad, a city of 50,000.

Gardiner, Kansas, where it turned south for Santa Fe, New Mexico, and sent out a branch on west called the Oregon Trail. It was first traversed by covered wagons in 1822. The Oregon Trail was the route of the home seeker and the empire builder, stretching to its terminus in Oregon two thousand miles away. The History of Trails The history of trails across Missouri is a history of advancing civilization. The first trails followed the beaten paths of the buffalo and deer, whose instincts took them the shortest route over highlands where food and water could be found.

Indians, hunters, and trappers used their beaten paths, first a-foot, then later on horseback. These routes were found to lead to water holes and food for the oxen, horses, and cattle. Pack trains, covered wagons, pony express, concord coach, keel boats, freight wagons, outposts, forts, taverns, outfitters, missionaries, trappers, traders, frontiersmen, soldiers, and pioneers started in 1830 and gained in momentum up to 1853 when ten thousand people sought homes and fortunes in the west. Epoch-Making Trip This great tide of restless people which overflowed through Missouri and back again left its imprint on progress. On April 10, Smith, Jackson, and Sublett set out for the Rocky Mountains from St.

Louis with ten covered wagons and 70 men. This epoch-making trip was the start of covered wagons to the west. In 1852 the first railroad was built. Again, the history of trails is a story of the great outdoors, a story of the hills, valleys, and river crossings; a story of human endeavor, suffering, privation, determination, and final accomplishments; a story of a fearless people with a far vision. Modern Highway The modem highway.

United States No. 40 from St. Louis to Kansas City is 256 miles long. In 1830, the trip by covered wagon over 310 miles took from 15 to 30 days. In 1930, this same trip over the new road can be made in five hours.

Four-Years Scholarship Carries Unusual Financial Aid and Honors JAMES COMPTON LAST YEARS SCHOLAR Six senior boys have been announced as nominees for the Sum-merfield Scholarship to the University of Kansas. This is the third year it has been given by Solon E. Summer-field of New York City. These boys are Robert Braden, Richard Carttar, James Tilford, John Pelzel, Claybome McDowell, and Alfred Baldwin. James Compton was the Summerfield scholar last year.

This award is one of the most outstanding and unusual given in view of the fact that it provides help for four years of scholastic work to ten Kansas high school graduates. The amount of the gift is such that it will guarantee the holders of Summerfield Scholarships the payment of all necessary living and other expenses during the entire period of their four-year college course. Each school may nominate up to five per cent of its senior boys. These are selected, of course, to a large extent on scholastic standing. However every effort is made, through this medium, to discover boys of unmistakably superior training, ability, character, fidelity, high ideals, and promise of future usefulness.

The preliminary examination will he taken on March 28 this year. The most promising candidates will then be given the final examination at the University of Kansas at Lawrence on April 18. DIALOGUES, STORIES MUSIC ON PROGRAM Place Cards Used at Span ish Club Meet reports, and stories composed the program of the Spanish Club meeting which was held February 19 in room 204. Following the program the club adjourned to the cafeteria where refreshments were served. The meeting openec with Lorna Rather, president, presiding, and after the reading of the minutes and the roll call, the program followed.

A song, Yo Pienso en Ti, was sung by a girls sextette composed of Rosemary Good, Viola Ingham, Camilla Lindsay, Genevieve Serafin, Gertrude Miller; a story, La Prineesa que no reia nunca, told by Elaine Andrew; a vocal solo, Carita, by Leonor Brown; a dialogue, En el restaurante, whose cast was: El padre, Charles Sawyer; la madre, Elrod; Carlitos, Leo Courtney; el mozo. Jack Tansen. A second song, Carmela, was sung by a of boys, Paul Rankin, Russell James Zimmerman, Russell Ireland, and Paul Hunter; a report on Spanish Art was given by George Somers; and a playlet, Los Tres Osos (The Three Bears) was presented with the following cast: El oso grande, Robert Bowland; El oso mediano, Harry Gaines; el oso pe-queno, Lee Stevenson; la nina, Leo-non Morrison; lector, Isabel Keesling. In the teachers cafeteria the members found their places at the table by means of novel directions. Before going in they were given slips of paper on which were descriptions of pictures written in Spanish.

The pictures were on the place cards, by which each person discovered his place. A Slice Of Hall Life In Wichita High East Students stroll in leisurely fashion from one end of the halls of W.H.S.E. to another. The corridors ring with shouts of a group of boys preparing for a future game. A few stand near the radiators and exchange opinions as the crowd surges by.

The astounding frankness these critics is unnoticed by the majority, for most of these paraders are too intent upon personal affairs of greater importance. Those who are in the state of perpetual motion are settling the problems of their little universe in animated discussions, the echoes of which reach the ears of those hidden away in classrooms. It is in these peregrinations that a teachers rep is made or lost, dates arranged, lessons condemned, and the movies approved. In the midst of this happy confusion, the 8:10 bell resounds. It rings amtil from sheer exhaustion it is forced to stop for a ten-minute breathing spell.

In the meantime what consternation it has created! Conversations of vast import have been briefly ended, social engagements left rather uncertain, forgotten books and pencils retrieved from lockers, the distance between reporting room and immediate location negotiated in discreet haste, for any other kind brings drastic results. The adroit and ingenious strive to divert the attention of teachers on guard by feigning an interest in some problem of any assignment. Occasionally this ruse succeeds, giving a longer period of freedom to a wary few. In a short space of time what was once a congested thorofare becomes deserted as the small town street 9 oclock at night. Julia Taylor, 31.

NATL HONOR SOCIETY ELECTS TILFORD HEAD Arra Bell Is Vice Presdient, Helen Blood Secretary At the recent election held by the National Honor Society of Wichita High School East, Kean Tilford was honored with the presidency. Arra Bell is the new vice president and Helen Blood will take her place as the new secretary-treasurer. Kean Tilford became a member of the society last year. Arra Bell and Helen Blood were both elected to this group this year. In being elected to these offices, these people have been granted three of the highest positions that the school offers.

Miss Leona McAnulty sponsors this organization. The outgoing officers are president, Norman Jacobshagen; vice president; Margaret Louise Little, and secretary, Robert Braden. The next induction will probably be held the last of May. Many Odd Names Found In H.S.E.; Smith Common That Smith is the most common name in W.H.S.E. as well as elsewhere was the fact established in a recent survey of surnames.

There are twenty-three Smiths, twenty-one Jones, and twenty-two Browns. In every large institution there are mirth-provoking names but here there are an unusual number of humorous, odd names. Some of these are Carnes (meaning beef in Spanish), Lamb, Lambkin, and Banta, all more or less of a carniverous nature; there are five Bakers, four Kings, four Fishers, one Barber, Bishop, and three Cooks, well representing the professions; there are two Nichols and one Penney; Bass, Salmon, Bay, Eales, Finch; Brane; Blood, Boddy; Bridges and Brooks; two Loves and a Loveland which well supplies the love interest; two Bergs (lets hope theyre not ice), two Alleys and a Street; a Beard, a Berry, four Bells, two Brays, a Croney, Roaches, Rosebush and Junkers; Cornetts, Clays, Pipers, Moon, Sells, Sellers and Selling. But the names which invariably call forth a smile are Metcalf, Goodnight, and Virginia ReaL NEW MUSIC RECEIVED The girls glee club has recently started practice on several new numbers which they have received. This is one of the best group of numbers that has yet been received during the school year.

Some of the numbers which they have received are Tally-Ho by F. Leoni, little Papoose on the Wind Swung Bough, Go Down Moses, and I Want to Be Ready by IL T. Burleigh. Miss Boyle states that the girls have done very well on these numbers and that the glee club will be presented in assembly soon on a St. Patrick understood how to adapt the superstitions and pagan rites of the people to the church teaching.

One of his first doings was to light a Paschal fire on the hill of Slane in opposition to a Druidical fire oh the hill of Tara. The light on Shane eclipsed the light on Tara forever. Altogether, he founded three hundred sixty-five churches and a school beside each one, organized the archiepis-copal see of Armagh, consecrated two or more bishops, established one or two colleges and civilized the people generally. Legend says that the saint was preceded by a drum wherever be went. The object of his speech to drive out snakes had been revealed to the people, so they gathered in multitudes to see the miracle.

As St. Patrick marched up the mountain, the drum was beaten so hard that it burst. The people, thinking that the drum was a source of the saints power, were greatly discouraged. But, according to the legend, an angel descended from heaven and patched the drum, and the snakes disappeared. Another legend relates that the saint and his followers found themselves one cold morning wtih no fire with which to warm themselves or cook food.

When they complained, St. Patrick ordered them to gather up the ice and snow into a ball. Then he breathed into it and it instantly became a pleasant fire. St. Patrick died at Saul and was buried in the Abbey of Downpatrick.

He had long looked forward to death as a release from care and a reward for labors and trials. lie was blind and feeble. Estimates as to his age at death range from eighty-eight to one hundred twenty-one years. Government Map Illustrates Historical Old Santa Fe Trail Wichita High School East will be specially represented at the music convention at Colorado Springs in the coming weeks by the sextette, which will give a special program for the teachers at one of the morning sessions. The girls have presented a great number of programs this winter and have received much praise on their work.

Miss Boyle has worked hard with the girls and a fine organization has been the result. The members of the sextette are Louise Shultz, Kathryn Kessler, Barbara Lou Greeley, Mary Helen Garrison, Hazel Jones, Juanita Ruckle, and Virginia Lawrence, accompanist. Louise Shultz who has had two years of sextette, is one of the leading members. She has had three years of glee club, two years of a cappella choir, and is taking outside vocal lessons. She is president of the glee club and will be remembered as taking part in operettas and school musical programs at Roosevelt Intermediate School.

Kathryn Kessler is the black haired girl with, the cheery smile. She has had a year in glee club, and a year in a cappella choir, besides the six and a half years of piano. She has also had two years of outside voice. She now sings in the Baptist choir. Hazel Jones has had two years in the sextette and two years in the girls glee club.

She has taken music appreciation and has been in the a cappella choir for the past year. She has had sophomore chorus and is now taking outside vocal lessons. Mary Helen Garrison has had a year of sextette and a year of sophomore chorus. She has been active in the Girls Glee Club for three years and has been in the a cappella choir. She has taken voice lessons for some time.

Barbara Lou Greeley has taken an active part in the music of the school from her intermediate school days up to the present time. She has had two and a half years of Girls Glee Club, one and a half years of a cappella choir, sophomore chorus, theory, music appreciation and harmony. She has also taken two and a half years of piano. She attended the music conference held here two years ago. Republican Senator Buys Out Democratic Senator 4 Students of Miss Hazel Shamlef-fers 10A effective speaking class were asked recently to divide themselves into groups of two and to arrange a telephone conversation to be given in class.

The following one ensued between Wayne Parcel and Roy Lane Rogers. Hello, White House Give me Senator Rogers, please. Hello. Senator Rogers? This is Parcel. Oh, the Republican candidate for senator? Yes.

I should like to know what it would take to induce your party to withdraw you from the race? Well-er-a what will you give me? Well let your party have a majority in the road commission. We have that already. Give us something worth while. What would you suggest to make an even-up trade? Oh Say the presidency. What! Dont be silly.

Besides, who ever heard of a good democrat president? Well, what do you want for nothing? Give us a couple of Two representatives for senator? Sounds reasonable. II No, it wont do. But I will give you a majority on the tariff committee in the senate. II Well 11 11 O.K. Meet me in front of the capital at one P.

M. All right. Maybe we can fix it up. little thrilled by flattery. Many Countries Claim To Be Natal State of Saint Patrick program.

Old Mormon Temple, Stevens College in Mo. Loom Into Prominence on Chart An interesting exhibition at the Kansas State Road Show held the week of February to March 7 in hte forum in Wichita was a hand-painted map showing the location of the Santa Fe Trail as it started at Old Franklin in Missouri and where the Ore-gan Trail branched off at Gardener, Kansas. The exhibition is the possession of the Missouri State Highway Association and is used in road shows all over United States. It is valued at three thousand dollars. The map stretched across one entire side of the Rose Room in the Forum and is about five feet wide.

It is in color, painted on canvas, resembling more a picture than a map since all the hills, rivers and buildings along the road are pictured. The new improved United States Highway, taking a shorter trail across the state than did the Santa Fe is also shown. Buildings Stand Out One notices above everything else when looking at the map, the buildings standing along the various roads. A bystander explained that the artist, before painting the picture, took an airplane trip across the country and marked the buildings which stood out from the air view. These he placed upon the map.

Numerous farm houses. Stevens College in Columbia, and an old Mormon temple are among those buildings shown. Boons Lick Road Starting at St. Louis was the old Boons Lick road, the old covered wagon trail leading to Old Franklin on the Missouri river. Old Franklin was staked out as a homesite in 1816 and by 1818, small town was thriving there, having a population of 10,000.

Expeditions arriving on Boons Lick Road were outfitted here, and, fording the Missouri River, took up the journey on the Santa Fe trail which had its orgin at Old Franklin. Santa Fe Trail The Santa Fe trail proceeded to Saint Sarried Off by Pirates and Sold into Bondage at Age of Sixteen St. Patrick, although he is the patron saint of Ireland, is as much disputed over by countries claiming to be his natal state as Homer, the poet. Among the foremost countries claiming to be his birthplace are Scotland, England, France, and Wales. All agree, however, that he is of a patrician family as his name implies as was born sometime in the last quarter of the fourth century.

It is claimed that he was bora in Nemphthur, England, in which town his father was the councillor. A favorite legend makes him a native of Tours, France, and a nephew of St. St. Martin. Indeed, so little is known about St.

Patrick that some authorities believe that there were two or more St. Patricks who are now rolled into one. St. Patrick (the one who is honored) was probably the author of Confession and Letters to Coroti-cus. According to the Confession, he was carried away by pirates when he was sixteen and sold into slavery in northern Ireland.

His master em-played him as a swine-herder on a lonely mountain, Sleamish, in the country of Antrim. He passed seven years at this occupation and then escaped from his bondage. After many trials, he was ordained deacon, priest, and bishop, and, under the authorities of Pope Celestine, once again went to Ireland to preach the gospel to the then heathen Irish. The principal enemies to the introduction of the Christian religion were the Druidical priests. MESSENGER CLASS IN GOOD SAMARITAN ACT To help future publishers of the Messenger to see the unlimited possibilities for news in the school departments the 12A journalism class turned Good Samaritans and made a set of notebooks this term.

However, they were required to do this. Each student was allowed to choose the department on which he collected his material. He might have his notebook cover one whole department or merely one particular phase of a department. This depended somewhat on the amount of material to be found. For instance, Latin was taken by one person, while science was broken up into chemistry, physics, and physiology.

After choosing his subject, seventy-five straight news or feature stories were clipped from the exchange papers received this year from all over the United States. The clippings were mounted with the name of the paper from which it was taken, name of high school, the city and state, and the date of the paper. Twenty of the best contain every question needed for a cub reporter to get the same story. An outline lists every story in the notebook according to type under a slug title. Each class is required to make these notebooks every year.

They are so made that the best stories may be kept permanently, while the poorer ones may be discarded. So far as I know, nowhere in the United States is a text book covering this type of high school news writing, said Miss Lucile IlilJinger, Messenger advisor..

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