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

  • Your Manners are Showing
  • Book Reviews
  • Kentucky Building News
  • The Bulletin Board Stop
  • Veterans Views
  • Society Page
  • Faculty Notes
  • Personals
  • Birds-I View
  • Alumni Flashes
  • Sports Alley
  • Book Marks

This issue contains articles;

  • King and Queen Crowned at Annual Talisman Ball
  • Campus is Scene of State Music Festival Today
  • “Idiot’s Delight” to be Given by Western Players May 25
  • Senior Dinner is Held May 4
  • Speakers Named for Exercises
  • Junior Prom to be Held Tonight
  • Band Plays at Kentucky Derby
  • Music Program to be Presented
  • Historian Heard Here at Chapel – Forest Pogue
  • Nick Diachenko is Winner in Ogden Speech Contest
  • College High to Give Senior Play
  • Sumpter, Ward. Puttering with the Atom
  • McClain, C.A. Stories Fly Thick and Fast at Veterans Club Room
  • Miller, Virginia. Student at Western From Sweden Plans Return – Sonja Gripensten
  • Evansville Aces Deal 4-0 Win to Toppers
  • 140 Students Attend Annual Baptist Student Union Banquet Thursday Night
  • West Hall Girls Adopt New Rules
  • Western Holds Senior Day
  • Registrar’s Office Lists 472 on Winter Honor Roll
  • Training School Roundup
  • C.T. Pollard Named to Head Hopkinsville Schools
  • Many of ’48 Class Will Enter Teaching Careers
  • ROTC Inspection Conducted Here
  • Murphy, Tom. Major W.C.Lindley is Strong Backer for Air ROTC Unit
  • Glenn Hollingsworth is Junior Class Vice-President
  • Club News – Education Council, Arts & Crafts, Music Educators, History, Cherry Country Life, Biology, Child Care, Western Players, Physics, Student Catholic, Congress Debating
  • Student Leaves for Pre-Flight Training – William Schultz
  • Children Plan Trip – Rural Training School
  • Morningstar, Cora. Western Has a First Class School of Music
  • Girls to Shine Shoes on Campus – Baptist Student Union
  • ROTC Cadets to Attend Camp
  • C.A. Loudermilk Honored by Alvaton Future Farmers of America Group
  • Grad Named to Council – Wilbur Cannon
  • Grad Directing University of Wisconsin Play – Paul Rutledge
  • Reds Victor in Intra-Squad Tilt
  • Topper Golf Match With Centre Moved to Local Course
  • Ex-Sports Publicist Recent Visitor Here – Oso Wilson
  • Hitting Spree Gives 17-12 Win
  • Net Team Turned Back by Centre College
  • Cardinals Top Scottsville
  • “Reds” are Guest at West Hall Reception
  • Dee Gibson Not to Apply for Net Job at Bowling Green High school
  • Eastern to be Foe in Homecoming Grid Tilt
  • George M. Conner Dies
  • Aviation Cadets May Get Appointment
  • Grad to Take Special Training in England – Mitchell Clark
  • Boyd, Carolyn. Western Student Prefer U.S. to Germany, Chile – Alice Meyer
  • Kentucky Education Association Secretary Resigns – W.P. King
  • Graduate to Study at Scotland University – Lucille Napier


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