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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

This issue contains articles:

  • Baptists Give Literature to Kentucky Library
  • Western Students Prepare for Medicine and Dentistry
  • Lieut. David Wilhite Recommended for Silver Star
  • Aviation Student Given Air Medal – Burney Sutton
  • New Magazines Are of War Time Interest
  • “Passing Institutions” by Dr. Gordon Wilson to be Put on Sale Today Or Tomorrow
  • Chorus Presents Program of Carols
  • Aviation Students to Sing Christmas Carols
  • Campus to Have New Lights Near Van Meter
  • “Claudia” is Reviewed by Aviation Student on Hill
  • Fentreux, Clarice. A Christmas Like We Used to Know – Dream of All
  • Post-War Educational Opportunities for Service Personnel are Outlined
  • Introducing Junior President – Reeves Morgan
  • Pecans Are Annual Christmas Gifts
  • 321st CTD Officers to Speak at Kiwanis Club
  • 17 Seniors to Receive Degrees in December
  • Western Graduate Lands in England – Roscoe Drake
  • Mrs, Nell Gooch Travelstead is County Chairman
  • Mother of Lieut. Larry Pace Given Medal – Mrs. H.S. Pace
  • Lieut. James Browning Killed at Oran
  • Cedar House Has ‘Mock” Wedding
  • Dr. Charles Francis Receives Medical Degree
  • Harris, Gloria. Christmas-The Reason for That “Out-Of-This-World” Look
  • Religious Books Needed by USO
  • Hilltoppers to Leave Tuesday for New York, Philadelphia, Buffalo
  • Toppers Defeat Ft. Knox, 51-41 in Spirited Game
  • Western Basketball Team Takes Evansville College Aces by 37-31
  • Books Tell What Women Can Do to Aid War Effort
  • College High Wins Three Tilts
  • Paxton, Jean. Westerners! Give Your Blood
  • Western’s First Publication Was “The Elevator”
  • Mess Hall Inspected


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