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

  • Hilltopics
  • Looking Backward
  • The Chapel Hour
  • Alumni Flashes
  • Weddings – Engagements
  • Personals
  • Music Notes
  • Daily Doings
  • The Service Column
  • Spikes, Cleats & Sneakers
  • Faculty Notes
  • Here and There

This issue contains articles:

  • Financial Success of Talisman Now Assured
  • Western Grad to be Instructor at Vassar College – Doris Hutchinson
  • Soldier of the Week Announced Regularly – Douglas Clarke
  • William Bassett Killed in Crash
  • Buildings on Campus Receive Coat of Point
  • Gwen Billings and Bebe Binzel Crowned Queens
  • It’s Patriotic to Make-over Clothes
  • Dr. H.A. Morgan is on Program
  • Major Dauris Carpenter, Professor of Military Science & Tactics, to be Transferred in Near Future
  • Colored Sextette, “Acme Six,” Presents Program in Chapel
  • College Chorus to Sing in Chapel
  • Emily Ogden is in Voice Contest
  • Nearly 600 “Lettuhs” Received by Coach E.A. Diddle
  • Lieut. William Minnicks Killed in England
  • Memorial Chapel Held as Tribute to Professor J.R. Alexander
  • J.R. Alexander - - - - - - 1863-1943
  • World Student Service Fund Started on Hill
  • Weather Station Sends Reports
  • Training School Sophomores Print “The Cardinal”
  • Private Robert Isbell is Improving
  • Library News
  • Aviation Students Hold Track Meet
  • Thumb-Nail Sketches of Students – Fred Marshall, Allene Henderson, Don Dudderar, Alma Stevens, James Shrewsbury, Virginia Dedman
  • Club Notes – Bowling Green Music, Ministerial, Education Council, Western Players
  • Noted Banker is Ogden College Alumnus – Harold Helm
  • “Grand Parade,” Story of Early Canada, to be in Library Soon
  • Survey by University of Cincinnati Shows College Enrollment Dropped 38.6 Per Cent in Twelve Months
  • Changes in Schedule
  • Chapel Program Presented by Band
  • Courtney, Martha. “Zoot-Cuts” are Being Featured
  • French Club Tells Composite Story
  • Flag Presented to 321st College Training Detachment
  • Their’s Was the Torch – Killed in Action, Prisoners of War, Missing in Action, Wounded
  • Girls Given Pins for Canteen Work
  • William King is King of King Fish Boys in Pacific
  • Current Basketball Season Ends Hilltoppers Collect 971 Points
  • Coach E.A. Diddle Hunts Prospects at Tournaments
  • Paxton, Jean & Joe Bennewitz. Western Girls “Foot the Bills”
  • Courtney, Martha. Aviation Students Compete in Field Day Tomorrow
  • Four Girls to Receive Degrees
  • Introducing-John Gaddie, 1944 Sophomore President


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