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WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news.

Regular features include:

  • Looking Backward
  • Hilltopics
  • Kentucky Building News
  • Alumni News
  • Library Notes
  • Faculty Notes
  • Musical Notes
  • Weddings & Engagements
  • Religious News

Articles in this issue:

  • Kelly Thompson New President
  • Western Honors Dr. A.L. Crabb
  • George Schweitzer Will Speak at Religious Emphasis Week
  • Northern Kentucky Alumni Celebrate 25th Year
  • Stanley Byers Elected Third District Education Association President
  • Pep Rally Tonight
  • L.R. Chandler Holds Get-Together
  • Mr. Western Takes the Presidents Chair – Kelly Thompson
  • To President Thompson
  • Elizabeth McWhorter is Temporary Captain of Intercollegiate Debating Squad
  • Pattye Thompson is Sponsor of Scabbard & Blade
  • Regis Graver Takes Army ROTC Post
  • Lewis Vale is Cadet Commander of AFROTC
  • Sophomores, Juniors Hold Election for Class Officers
  • Art Gallery Features Oil Exhibition
  • Jane Lovall is Pershing Rifles Sponsor
  • Sibyl Stonecipher Addresses Third District Education Association
  • Four Receive Scholarships
  • Debate Squad Begins Season
  • Wayne Pedigo Heads Grotto Club
  • Elizabeth McWhorter Heads Young Republicans
  • Margaret Pickens Heads Education Council
  • David Davidson Heads History Club
  • Western Players Will Give The Male Animal Nov. 10
  • Army Vanderbush Speaks to Third District Education Association
  • A.J. Beeler Visits Campus for Reception
  • Veteran Enrollment Largest Since World War II Peak
  • John Hines Dies
  • President Kelly Thompson Speaks at Chapel Army ROTC Cadets Named Distinguished Military Students
  • Students Surprise President Thompson
  • Beverly Harper Elected Red & Grey Vocalist
  • Western Student Killed in Automobile Accident – Hinley Peters
  • Reception Held for Dr. A.L. Crabb
  • Dorothy Grider Writes New Book
  • Western Receives Kellogg Grant
  • PTA Holds First Meeting
  • Western Players Hold First Meeting
  • Girls Athletic Club Has Fall Party
  • Colonel Edgar Stansbury Visits Campus
  • David Denton is Chosen Top Basketball Star
  • Pershing Rifles Will Attend Assemblies
  • Norma Ruble & Barbara Marsh Head 1956 Talisman Staff
  • College Heights Foundation Makes Over 13,000 Loans
  • Chorus Sings at Third District Education Association
  • Debate Club Holds Public Discussion
  • Gordon Wilson Attends Ornithological Society
  • G. Vale Commands Pershing Rifles
  • Seniors Cast Votes Today – Student Government Association
  • Art Club Will Meet Oct. 25


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