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Issue mis-numbered #8


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

This issue contains articles:

  • Turkey Releases Charles Holbrook From Internment
  • State Superintendent John Williams to Address Schoolmasters Club Here
  • Ensign Frank Dowlen Former Student Missing at Sea
  • President Paul Garrett Called to Washington for American Legion Conference
  • Son of Former Western Student Perishes as Fire Destroys Home – Donald Pardue
  • Major Elizabeth Strayhorn Appointed Assistant Commandant of Fort Oglethorpe Center
  • Lieut. Thomas Blackwell Reported Missing Since December 16
  • Student Officers are Installed by Lieut. Alfred Collins
  • Tillman, Harriet. Girls of the 1880’s Had Their Popular Sheet Music
  • Thank You Murray State University
  • Matherly, Alva. Souvenirs of Alaskan War Given by General Simon Buckner Jr.
  • William Beveridge Book Has Themes of War and Peace
  • “Lost River” Holds Many Mysteries
  • Western’s Great Team
  • To the Staff of WLBJ Radio
  • Dogburgers!
  • The War Finance Record Thus Far
  • Mr, Edwin Kwoh to be Heard at Chapel
  • Sam Martin From Western Training His Sights on Japs
  • Marie Powell is “Good Citizen”
  • Talisman Work Gets Underway
  • Tillman, Harriet. Give Your Dimes
  • Mrs. H.S. Brown Leaves Western
  • Class Meetings Held Recently
  • Here and There Among the Colleges
  • Flight Instructors at Airport
  • Don’t Make Him Walk PT’s, Girls
  • Dr. Gordon Wilson’s Book Appeals to All
  • Western is Host to FBI Officers
  • Grace Lane Wins First in District Speech Contest
  • Courtney, Martha. Western Co-ed Visits West Hall
  • Rickman, Marjorie. Freshmen Come Into Their Own
  • Club Notes – Education Council, Vesper, History, Physical Education
  • Arthur Handerson and Robert Fries Give Concerts in Three Western Kentucky Towns
  • Peace in Heavens in 1944 Predicted by Scientist
  • Memorial Board Presented Bowling Green High School
  • Western Grad Has Article Published – John Sims
  • Western Graduate Directs Musical – Robert Durham
  • Dr. Ward Sumpter and Students Attend Chemistry Meet
  • Annual Bird Count Taken
  • Western Grad Added to Faculty – Thelma Bertram
  • Numerous Bills Pertaining to Education are Introduced
  • “Suds” Tells of Birth of Ragtime – Herman Lowe
  • New ASTP Boys Arrive on Hill
  • Paxton, Jean. Beware! Blonde With Red Jumper
  • Thoroughbreds Edged by 1 Point
  • Hilltoppers Stop Eagle Rally
  • Western Holds 11 Game Margin Over Murray
  • Blind Tourney Starts Tonight
  • Toppers to Face Murray and Berea
  • Morehead Drops Western, 34-29
  • Hilltoppers Down Marshall College
  • Toppers Win by Large Margin
  • Western Co-Eds Bitten by Dogs – Martha Courtney, Ann Taylor


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