May 6, 1937
ROBERTA COWLES WINS
ST. MARY’S SCHOLARSHIP
Visit City Water Works, Local
Dairy Plant and Sulphuric
MAKE INTERESTING STUDY
Did you know that, if for some reason,
the water supply were cut off, Greens
boro would have only enough water to
last for two days? This was one of the
interesting facts that the Creative Chem
istry class learned when they visited
the city water works recently.
They found also that the city uses
about five million gallons of water
every 24 hours, and that the two reser
voirs hold about 21 million gallons of
The group also visited a local dairy
plant, where they saw how the milk re
ceived from the farmers is carefnlly in
spected and how payment for it is made
on a basis of percentage of butterfat
found rather than on a basis of volume.
The group also visited the sulphuric
acid plant where 600 tons of sulphuric
acid are produced weekly, and where
they learned that the body of a man,
falling into the chambers where the acid
is produced, would be dissolved in a
very short time.
Reports on the different plants vis
ited have been made and are being col
lected in a scrapbook as part of the
necessary requirements of the course.
Experiments are also part of the class
program, and the students are preparing
their own laboratory manuals. Some
of the most interesting experiments
were related to the making of soap and
cleansing powders, etching glass, and
removing iron rust.
Out of 20 students, ten made A’s, nine
made B’s, and one made C during the
last report period.
Achieves Coveted Prize Against Compe
tition Covering North and South
EXAMINATIONS HELD APRIL 10-11
“We understand your boy is on the
football team. Neighbor Norris.”
“So did I. But it seems the team is
on my ijoy most of the time!”
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Greensboro, N. C.
WEDNESDAY, MAY 5
‘T MARRIED A DOCTOR”
THURSDAY, MAY G
“OFF TO THE RACES”
A Comedy Riot
FR ID AY- SATURDAY
Stage Show and Western
As a result of a competitive examina
tion, Roberta Cowles has just been
awarded a two-year scholarship to St.
Mary’s Junior College at Raleigh. The
examination, which Avas state-Avide in
both North and South Carolina, took
place on April 10 and 11.
Roberta is the daughter of Mr. and
Mrs. J. H. CoAvles of 628 Summit ave
nue. Mr. Cowles Avas formerly the su
perintendent of city schools in Lexing
ton, N. C. The family, hoAvever, moved
to Greensboro from Chapel Hill a little
more than four years ago, at which
time Roberta entered Central Junior
High School. She is a member of the
present senior class, the Torchlight, and
Quill and Scroll societies, and is an
honor roll student. In addition, she
holds a certificate of proficiency in
SENIOR GIRL RESERVES
SELECT TYPICAL GYPSY
DR. JOHN BURRELL SINGS
TO BIOGRAPHY CLASS
A colorful gypsy, portrayed by Mau-
rine Love, will have the leading part in
a gypsy pageant and field day to be
presented by all the Girl ReserAm units
in the city on May 15. Maurine was
selected for this honor by the Be Worth-
Avhile Girl Reserve club, because of her
able presentation of Zara in the Ro
many production, “Once in a Lifetime,”
^Adiich was given by the Playmasters
The pageant is under the direction of
Miss Malvin Morton, and promises to
be the most colorful gypsy presenta
tion ever attempted in the history of
“If there are any dumbbells in the
room please stand up,” said the pro
After a long pause a lone freshman
“What! Do you consider yourself a
“Well, not exactly, that is, sir, but
I hate to see you standing alone.”
Dr. John Burrell, baritone, accom
panied by Mrs. John, W. McAlister, sang
five classical selections, representing
some of the more famous composers, to
Miss Blackmon’s biography class last
Thursday, in connection AA’ith a musical
unit which the group has just concluded.
Included in Dr. Burrell’s program
Avere the following numbers: “The Two
Grenadiers,” Schumann; “Odesis O Osi
ris,” Mozart; “The Trumpeter,” Ayres;
“Drink to Me Only With Thine Eyes,”
and a German beer garden song which
he secured on a recent tour of Germany.
t Compliments of |
I W. V. Moran, Mgr. I
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Elizabeth Arden Says:
“Beauty must be built as intelligently, as
patiently, as soundly, as every other worth
True Beauty Is Built on Three Steps:
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230 South Elm St.
Greensboro, N. C.
“HIGH LIFE” TAKES ON LIFE
AFTER FOUR YEARS’ SLEEP
(Continued from Page One)
and this year a mimeographed paper,
“The Spotlight,” has been used. Only
the staff members who worked until
midnight on the first issue of the latter
can ever realize Avhat a tremendous
task is the Aveekly publication of such
a sheet for a school of this size, as the
paper alone had to be folded 3,000 times.
HoAvever, after Miss Finklestein offered
her assistance for the technical work,
the production of the paper Avas some
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