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WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. Regular features include:

  • Book Marks
  • Hilltopics
  • Society Page
  • Faculty Notes
  • Club News
  • Sports
  • Birds I View
  • Looking Backward
  • Kentucky Building News
  • Alumni Flashes
  • Personals
  • Vets Views
  • Kentucky Building News
  • Musical Notes
  • Tidbits of Kentucky Folklore

Articles in this issue:

  • Shore, Kenneth. Mutual Network to Air Ray McKinley Music at Talisman Ball May 5
  • All-State Orchestra Plays Tonight as Festival Begins
  • Senior Chapel Listed for Wednesday
  • Collier’s Runs John Clagett’s Story
  • Speech Contest for Women Will Begin Next Year
  • Douglas Hensgen Takes Second Medal – Ogden Oratorical Contest
  • Mason, Tom. Cadets Will be Awarded at Federal Inspection of ROTC Units May 5
  • Hayride Climax Will be Gordon Wilson’s Bird Talk
  • Summer Bulletin Out Next Week
  • Four Selected for Ridgecrest Staff
  • Two Represent Western at Kentucky Chamber of Commerce Convention
  • Lose a Minute – Save a Life – editorial
  • Deweese, Bill. V-E Day
  • Is This Your Campus? – cartoon
  • ROTC Graduates Offered Career in Regular Army
  • Dr. Gordon Wilson Sees 116 Bird Species
  • Former Student Runs Air Test – John Milton
  • Festival Participants Arrive in City – All State High School Orchestra
  • Graduate Named Rotary Governor – A.A. Page
  • CBS Script Contest Open to Students
  • Mrs. Bert Smith Will Go to Washington
  • Art Gallery Holds Syracuse Water Colors
  • Majors Listed for Class of ‘50
  • Shore, Kenneth. John Bland & Tom Parker Have Cooked at Potter Hall 25 Years – African Americans
  • Guy Foreman to Receive Ph.D.
  • All-Star Tilt Offered to Boys Club for Promotion
  • Smith, Katheryn. Guidance Center Aids Western Kentucky Vets
  • Madrigal Singers Present Recital
  • Vance, Kenneth. Spring Sports Begin as Teams Go on Road
  • ROTC to Award Six Distinguished Students
  • Burd, Bill. Mustangs Romp to Easy Win in Intramural Meet
  • Three Senior Western Stars in NBA Draft – Bob Lavoy, Johnny Givens, Buddy Cate
  • Rifle Team Girls is Modern Annie Oakley – Maxine Watkins
  • ROTC Units Make Summer Camp Plans
  • Kiwanis Club Members Hear Dr. J. Lewie Harman
  • Netters Begin Student Tourney
  • Reassignments Go to Two of ROTC
  • Aaron Griffin Works in Soil Conservation
  • Prop and Wing Plans Action
  • Physics Seniors Get Positions
  • Smith, Katheryn. Doug Moseley Describes Cuban Dreamer’s Holiday
  • Extension Department Enrollment High
  • Milton J. Hancock Taken by Death
  • Future Homemakers of America Chapter is Host at Party
  • Wins Contest – Bernice Pigg
  • The Commish Almost Bags Another Ace – Jesse Stone


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