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

  • Hilltopics
  • Looking Backward
  • Society – Personals
  • Faculty Notes
  • Alumni Flashes
  • Music Notes
  • At the Capitol - Movies
  • Weddings - Engagements
  • Spikes, Cleats & Sneakers
  • Daily Doings
  • Quotable Quotes
  • On the Western Front

This issue contains articles:

  • Unusual Tribute Paid to President Paul Garrett
  • Churches Hold Special Services
  • Dr. Arthur McCormack to Give Chapel Address May 6
  • Dr. Lee Jones Gives Report on Status of Reservists
  • Billing Reports on Local USO
  • House Mothers With New York, Are Busier Now
  • Lieut. Alred Wade, Nazi Prisoner, to be Given Air Medal
  • Cafeteria to be Installed
  • Names of Western Students in Armed Forces Wanted
  • Air Crew Ends Second Week at Western
  • New Exhibit Displayed at Kentucky Building
  • Capt. Edgar Stansbury Speaks to K.H.S.A.A. Delegates
  • Prodigies, Wow!
  • Reporter Interviews Herald Readers, Tabs Each Reaction
  • Stories Behind Headlines Included in New Yearbook
  • Tribute – Paul Garrett
  • The New KEA President – James Richmond
  • Jeanette Smith is Contest Winner
  • A Million Free Cigarettes a Week Sent Over There
  • President’s Chat Features Recent Chapel Programs – Paul Garrett
  • College High Chorus Sings at Local Church Services
  • Cedar House Needs Radio Phonograph
  • College High to Give Comedy
  • Social Hour Held at Kentucky Building
  • Education Council to Hold Banquet
  • Westerner Tutors Meteorologists
  • Mrs. T.C. Cherry Heard by University Women – Bess Cherry
  • Westerners Attend Meet – Young Peoples Christian Fellowship
  • Ex-Westerner in Charge of Orphans – Ola Callahan
  • Father of Eight Westerners Dies – James Wilkey
  • Registrar Appointed –E.H. Canon
  • First Aid Class Taught Locally by Arnold Winkenhofer
  • Physical Fitness Program of Air Crew Students is Varied
  • Hugh Poland Now With New York Giants
  • Shortage of Men Curtails Spring Sports Activities
  • Carlyle “Big Boy” TowerY in League Playoffs
  • Martha Sherrill to Receive Medal
  • Seaters Awarded - Athletes
  • Athletes, WACCS, GI Shoes Are Letter Subjects
  • Special Display for Air Crew
  • Hoosier-land Gets 13 Ex-Students
  • Honor Roll Includes Twenty-Two Students on “A” List; 254 on “B”
  • Kentucky Education Association Officials Selected for Coming Year
  • Dr. Bert Smith Elected by Schoolmasters
  • Purchases New Home – Ruth Moore
  • Training School P.T.A. Hears M.L. Billings


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