EXAM WEEK NEARING Belles Saint Mary’s School Library SIXTEEN DAYS ’TIL VACATION OF SAINT MARY’S Vol, XIII, No. 14 RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA May 18, 1951 SMS Beacon Taps ^ive New Members , The Beacon, liigli school honor so- ‘■'ety, held its last initiation of the *diool year May 15. Katherine Mor- risoiij of Gastonia, was elected presi- for next year. She succeeds 'dairene Harris, of Seaboard. Kath- ^'iiie was one of the two freshmen *®lected for memhership in the Bea- in the early spring. She is secre- *^'‘y of her class and vice-president '•f the YWCA for next year. , T^ive new members were initiated the Beacon. The new members, T1 dioi ter le 'Sen for their leadership, charac- and scholarship, were Sally iagood, Margo Hester, Glenn Light- Jean Groves, and Alice Bost. Sally^ of Charlotte, is a member the BELLES staff, the Siage . staff, and the YWCA. She ' ** oignia. ^lenn, of Columbia, South Caro ls®) is on the circulation staff of '“s belles, the advertising staff yhe Stage Coach, and is a member ?; the Dramatic Club, Canterbury and all-star volleyball team. Jsiin was recently elected captain of -Bm softball team. . ^largo, of Try on, is a member of I?® Belles staff ami the Dramatic ,| She is the new treasurer of .d* Canterbury Club. Margo is a -'til, 'Ban is from Gastonia. She is a (If“ber of the YIYCA, the Dramatic and the Swimming Club. She ^ignia. I Bost, of Hickory, is vice-' of the freshman class and j, •Member of the Student Vestry. ^ is a member of the YWCA and ■cff tlif Bullard Gives * Certificate Recital Ij/'iiie Bullard gave her voice cer- jj cate recital I'riday, May 11, at " I>.ni. in the auditorium. L. S. Winton accompanied J*' at the piano, and June, a so- was assisted by Harriet Har- - ■ — ^ Fictiiiecl above are newly elected student sovernnient officers. Ijet't to ri«lit Mary Ann Eaddy, ])resident of the day students; Pat Tankard, chair man of Hall ('ouncil; Alice Hicks, iiresldent of Student Government Associa tion- Nancy Dawson, vice-president of the Student Government Association; JIary Gase Haminond, secretary of Student Government Association. Senior Class Will Present Annual Class Day Exercises In Auditorium The senior class will present its Class Day Exercises in the. audi torium June 2 at 4 o’clock. A1 White, president of the senior class, will welcome the visitors. After the welcome, Margaret Dunn will give the prayer. Kit Armistead will tell the history of the class. Following the history, A1 White will present the class gift. Bimbo Parshley and Alice May will give the class prophecy. Next on the program is the class poem by Barbara Clark. Following the poem is the last will and testa ment by Mickie Shannon and Tonia Rowe. ' Margaret Ann Sasser will introduce the superlatives, and Mimi Lviieli will reveal the dedication ot Slage Coach. The benediction by the Rev. 1. Harding Hughes will end the program. 5 ; a soprano. three duets of the program 1 Suit’ Aria, by Mozart, Serenade (jj^Pelibes, and Tutti i Fior by Puc- her solo numbers, June sang i^ch JSfot Me Your Musty Rules, ^J^i'iie, 0 Willo, Willo, Willo from E,Book, Fd Be a Butterfly by Villwiielle des Petits Can- Chabrier, and Romance Es- by Sandoval. }.jBther solos by Miss Bullard were '•i/f of Water by Campbell ‘V Tipton, Marie Antoinettes by Jacobson, Tell Me, Oh Blue Sky by Giaiinini, Cerm-proof by Sacco, and ^^'>'thday by Woodman. Bep rendered her numbers with and poise. Piano Students Give Concert In Assembly Glenn Lightsey, Janie Jolly Rags dale, Susan Hayes, Glenn Warren, and Frances Green, piano students of Miss Haig, gave a concert in as sembly Thursday, May J. Glenn Lightsey played two move ments from Mozart’s Concerto in /L major. Adagio, and Allegro Assai. She was accompanied by Miss Haig at the second piano. T he audience generously applauded Glenn s per formance. _ The other performers were special students. Miss Haig’s students also gave a concert in her studio Tuesday, May 8, at 4:45 p.m. Students playing in this recital were Georgia Moore, Janie Jolly Ragsdale, Margaret Bowen, Betty Jo Hansen, Gwen Grizzard, Linda Garriss, Glenn Warren, Sarah Stove, Eloise Wal drop, Sally Hagood, Frances Green, Susan Hayes, Hazel Herring, Jeaii- iiette Bull and Glenn Lightsey. Patterson Is New Head Of Doctors^ Daughters Mrs. Naylor entertained the Doc tors’ Daiigliters Club Alay i). At this meeting the members elected officers for tlie year 19.51-52. They are Jean Patterson, president; Laura Deane Matheson, vice-])resi- dent; and Mary Michal, secretary- treasurer. They also discussed jilans for a bampiet to he given Friday, May 18, at the Reinlyn House. Miss Mabel Morrison, Miss S. E. Jones, and all the Doctors’ Daughters members are invited. Jean Patterson, of Concord, is a junior, president of the “Y” 1951- 52, and a Sigma. Laura Deane Matheson, ot Ahos- kie, is a sophomore, member ot Bea con, secretary of her class, secretary- treasurer of the “Y” ’51-’52, mem ber of the Stage Coach business staff", and a Sigma, Mary Michal, of Boone, is a freshman, a member of The Beacon, a member of the Dramatic Club, a member of the Canterbury Club, hall representative, and a 2lu. Orchesis Club Elects Buchl'y Ne'w President Saint Mary’s Orchesis chose Lane Buddy as president and Alice Jones as secretary-treasurer for next year at a meeting May 10. Lane, of Fort Belvoir, Virginia, is president of the Swimming Club, a member of the choir and of the Canterbury Club, ah acolyte, and a Mu. Alice, of Warrenton, is a member of the Letter Club, the YWCA, Sigma Pi Alpha, the Swimming Club, and is a Mu. Seniors Present Gay Musical Play The Senior class ])resented the annual senior follies, “Saint Mary’s School on Site,” at 8:30 May 9 in the auditorium. Scenes from an imaginary book. Saint Mary s School on Site, and appropriate songs to accompany these scenes constituted the play. Mimi Lynch was writing diair- niau for the follies; Kit Armistead, production chairman; Margaret Gaston, accompanist; Betty Cheek, properties chairman. The first scene, with Alice M-ay, Dot Crawford, Sandra Sims, Frankie Allen, Peggy Hooker, Ma- zie Strickland, Evelyn Oettinger, Catherine Bickle, Kitty Fisher, Mar garet Ann Brock, and Elise h eim- ster, showed Saint Mary’s students busily occupied with their favorite pastime, playing bridge. In the second scene, June Bul lard, Kit Armistead, A1 White, Edith Rogers, Margaret Ann ^Bas- ser, Becky Moose, Margaret Stew- , art, Laura Chapman, Mickie Shan non, and Gerry Dickinson, ])ortrayed some of the teachers at a faculty meeting. The third scene showed a frater nity house with the boys lu-eparing for their one hour dates with Saint Mary’s girls. Actors were Julia Steed, Connie Shankin, Carol Sledge, Pat Stonham, Anne M’ad- dell, Sonoko Yamamoto, Caroline Cohey, Laura Davis, Virginia Gil liam,' Jean Bang, Jean IMcGhee, Martha MeGuirk, Sugar Page, Iffar- garet Pearson, Jean Poland, Anne Rixey, LaNelle Edwards, xYaiiey Woodruff", Connie Barnes, Charlotte McGlaughton. A dining room scene, with (hiro- lyn Welsh, Joan Mef’utcheon, Mar garet Dunn, Frances Williams, Jean Gould, Virginia Hall, Louise Milli- ken, Rosemary Seovil,' Eunice Saun ders, Grace Woodson, Mary Sutton, iMary Sue Stru])e, was next. 'rile fifth scene, acted by Ann Nieoll, Bimbo Parshley, Mary 'Bom Battle, Evelyn Oettinger, Betty Cheek, Catherine Bikle, and Kitty Fisher, revealed the hard life of a taxi driver who takes Saint Mary’s girls to town. 'Bhe theme of the sixth scene was life at Saint Mary’s as semi through rose-colored glasses. In this scene were Grace Gordon, Barbara Clark, Virginia Mowery, 'Bonia Rowe, Barbara Dixon, Sonoko Yamamoto, Caroline Cohey, Laura Davis, Vir ginia Gilliain, Jean Lang, Connie Shankin, Jean McGhee, Martha Me Guirk, and Sugar Page. In the finale, the entire senior class sang its recollections of life at Saint Mary’s to the tune of Dearie. By hearty applause the audience voiced its enjoyment of the produc tion. Orchesis had a iiicnic in the hut Thursday afternoon. May 10 at 5:30. At the picnic the club presented a gift to Mrs. Guess, advisor.