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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
  • Quotable Quotes

This issue contains articles:

  • Mark Ethridge, Dr. S.S. Hill to Speak to Seniors
  • 15 Schools Represented at Music Festival
  • Senior Propose New Plan Class Memorial
  • College Chorus Presents Program
  • Classes Hold Their Regular Meetings
  • ‘Every Since Eve’ to be Presented Next Friday
  • “Uncle Harry” to be Presented by Western College Players Tonight
  • Lieut. Charles Holbrook Recuperating in English Hospital
  • Paxton, Jean & Gloria Harris. Boys Have Their Fads, Too, Say Co-eds-With Proof
  • Arrival of New Cadets Brings Up Quota
  • Rickman, Marjorie. When Will Van Meter’s Mystery be Solved-May 20?
  • To Know the “Truth”
  • From Captain George Updegraff
  • Story of Tennessee Valley Authority is Told in Book by David Lilienthal
  • Jean Hilion’s Book Describes Escape From Nazi-Land
  • Army in Great Need of Nurses
  • Seniors Don Gowns; Dr. Earl Moore Speaks on ‘The Mystic Number ‘44’
  • Chaplain Neal Taylor, Western Graduate, Visits in City
  • Lieut. Belmont Forsythe Sends Trophies of Solomon Islands
  • Missionary Tells of Experiences in China – Robert Jacobs
  • 17-Year-Olds May be Trained at Western
  • Western Graduate Returns to Teach Physics to Cadets – Uel Ross
  • Registration for Summer School on June 5, Special Features Added
  • Lieut. H.D. Osteen is Command Officer
  • Riggs, George. Prisoners of War Say “Thanks”
  • Dental School at University of Louisville Enroll 20 Western Men
  • Col. Elizabeth Strayhorn is Commandant of WAC Center
  • Men in Service Do Studies by Correspndence
  • Paxton, Jean. Birthday Celebration Was in Order
  • Gets Promotion – George Kenny
  • Rodgers Brothers, Graduates of Ogden, Achieve Success in Law – Decatur Rodgers, John Rodgers
  • Miss Mariana Rowlison Choose Subject for Thesis
  • Alumni Luncheon to be June 2
  • Banquet Held by Baptist Student Union Recently
  • Chaney, Maxine. “Art Serves the Training School”
  • S-Sgt. James McGown Helps to Bring Plane to Base
  • Major W.R. Smith Tells of Life in the South Pacific
  • Lieut. Harrison Stevens Drowned
  • Dr. and Mrs. C.H. Jaggers Entertain Seniors
  • Marjorie Parker Directs Bowling Green High School Band in Concert
  • Walter Ihrke to Teach Piano
  • Sophomore Hay Ride is Fun for All
  • Bristow Team Nips Cardinals
  • Miller, Marion. “Little Village” is Kept Spic and Span by Toppers – Diddle Dorm
  • Eight of ’44 Hilltopper Squad Now are Serving With Uncle Sam
  • Tennis Tourney Well Under Way
  • Name Elvis Donaldson Bowling Green High School Coach
  • Newly Organized Women’s Athletic Association Makes Plans
  • Thumb-Nail Sketches of Students – Emerson Gosnell, Miriam Cooke, Martha Courtney, Marion Miller, Coleman Murphy, Nell Dempsey
  • Jessie Ashlock is Promoted
  • College High Basketball Team Presents Plaque


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