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OF ST. MARY’S
"ilLEIGH, NORTH CABOLINA
October 20, 1971
,. 3pd Mrs. B.
field “^'^'CATION CEREMONY: (Left to right) — Dr. Pisa ,gg. Lawrence S.
Rankin* *‘='s'>n, N. C., parents of the late Mrs. John W. S. Davis, Dur-
ha?'?’Gastonia, N. C., President of Alumni Asso^hon, M
®asurer of Alumni Association; Rev. H. •
Presentation Of Holt
On October 6 the presentation of the
newly remodeled Holt dormitory was made
in a tribute to the Alumnae Association. As
their annual project, the alumnae provided
funds for the renovation and refurbishing of
the dormitory. At the brief ceremony alum
nae, trustees, friends, faculty, and students
were addressed by Mrs. Lawrence S. Rankin,
Jr., alumnae president, and Dr. Frank Pisani.
Three memorial rooms were dedicated.
The first, established by Mrs. John W. S.
Davis of Durham, was presented in honor
of her father and mother-in-law. Council
Claudius Dawson and Mary Schuford Davis,
class of 1910. The second room was dedicated
to Patricia Jervis Litchfield, class of 1959, by
her classmates, friends, and family. The last
dedication was established by William C.
Overman in honor of five generations of
Overmans at St. Mary’s. The presentation of
Holt was held in conjunction with the
Alumnae Council Meeting.
combined efforts of Mr.
Wilgv pf ben Tench, the principal at
»ow p ^®n‘ary School, 12 SMJC girls are
Srairi in a "guest teacher” pro
®^*errio one-half hours each Friday
academic classes at Wiley are
Stoiip ’ and the school’s sixth graders ro
Sitls special interest groups. SMJC
*ap ^ eonduct the classes in such areas
'’eice ri art, dramatics, modem dance,
jj| ®”'^e and gymnastics.
'vith ® J'-> and an art teaser
1 in the program says, “The
aji(j Several of them came up to
''ot lg|. p n me their regular teacher would
^^ein (Jq set up or talk, which we let
able, ‘■-p/®achers’ reactions were quite favor
”^a>r, teacher who was in our class,’ said
teally yery helpful. She said everyone
^®°rts to ‘'ae giving of our time and
bla' ®^*^ work with these children.
^°t of times a teacher can-
aacfigj ry, a child simply because she is a
^ause hg ® child shys away from her be-
aachgj ber as a disciplinarian. Student
the bke babysitters. They play
aetiery,” ‘^""dren and add a change of
invob l^^^gram continues, other SMJC
h.'^anha are Beth Almy, Mary Boddie,
Su« Kathy Klein, Karen Lay
man Lowry, Debbie Riley, Lydia
CONGRATULATIONS ! n YOU LIVED
THROUGH 1st QUARTER —
ONLY 3 MORE TO GO!
new cold cuts
The new Cold Cuts have been selected
r , They are: Elizabeth Shaw on the
■ ! Martha Blalock playing the sand
spoons, b’®™ on the washboard,
he! melodious grater, Betsy-
Mary Gui j^nets, Lydia Swartz play-
Reeves rvrth the Castanet^ y
^ r"* F«\™ pw™
The new Cold Cuts played for the first
‘%"£playS“affLSty°F^ties and spe-
NEW COLD CUTS: First row, (Left to
right) — Carolyn Welfare, All Ward, Lynn
Lacy Jones, Emily Dockery. Second row:
Rooney Fulghum, Martha Blalock, Mary
Guill, Helen Harrell, Lydia Schwartz.
become leaders in^TKeir coin=
President of academic affairs.
Becoming interested both in
more challenging work and in
returning to North Carolina,
he came to St. Mary’s.
“I’ve known about St. Mary’s
all my life,” commented Dr.
Miller, “mainly from past dat
Although he has no personal
advisees, he says “My job is
to help the students graduate.
I’d like to help everyone.”
Stated Dr. Miller: “I really
enjoy being a dean, but I
wouldn’t want to give up teach
ing, either. I am thoroughly en
joying every aspect of St.
To Present Play
by Tonia Bryan, II
Tryouts were conducted for
the first Drama Club production
of the 1973-74 season at St.
Mary’s on Aug. 28-29. To be
performed the week of Pather-
Daughter\Day, the fall produc
tion is Sandy Wilson’s “The
Boy Friend,” a delightful mu-
sical about a girls’ finishing
school in France and their love
life problems. Set in the 1920’s
it is filled with the music and
dancing of the time.
Cast as the female lead is
Catherine Blankenship portray,
ing Polly Browne. Karen Rose
is the fussy headmistress of the
school, Madame Dubonnet
Maisie, that “Madcap” schooL
Siri, is represented by Lena
Johnson. Other characters
dude Hortense, Leigh
Raynor; Dulcie, Sugar Bry^jj.
Lady Brockhurst, Janet Davis!
and as Tony (the Boyfriend''
Roy Dicks. 'The cast also
eludes Coco Pollard, Beca Bitty
Don Key (a noted Raleigh i
ent) and members of the choj
The production is directed
Harry Callahan, with nu
supervised by Michael Bulk
The president of the Di
Club is Mebane Ham, vice p_
ident is Sugar Bryan, secre®
is Karen Rose, and Cath
Blankenship is treasurer.