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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 Our Western Front

This issue contains articles:

  • Western Prepares for 400 Air Cadets
  • Special Army and Navy Tests to be Given Here
  • Capt. C,I. Garrett is Jap Prisoner
  • Kentucky Education Association Convention Plans Cancelled Says W.P. King
  • Dr. M.L. Billings Heads Local USO Group
  • Co-eds Move Out of Dorms as Air Cadets Move In – Potter Hall, West Hall
  • Sixth War Registration Day Reflects Many Changes
  • Mary Riddle is 1943 Talisman Queen as Feature Group is Presented
  • Brief Comment – Paul Garrett
  • Welcome, Cadets
  • Error – Guy Forman
  • Steeley Veach Gives Concert
  • To the Toppers
  • Life Magazine Injured Lt. Haskell Arterburn
  • Five Girls Occupy Home Economics Management House
  • Construction of Hangar at Local Airport Begun
  • Whitaker, David. Toppers Bow to Rains in New York Tourney
  • Whitaker, David. Students Free to Study (Oh, Yeah)
  • Introducing-Charlie Moran Freshman Class President
  • Sports Data is Sent to Service Men Abroad
  • C.A. Penick Dies
  • Lieut. John Claget is Awarded Purple Heart for Gallantry
  • Toppers Honored by Kiwanis Club
  • College Orchestra Gives Chapel Concert


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