Publication Date



Front page is mis-dated October 21, 1961, all other pages are correctly dated October 21, 1960.


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

  • Hilltopics
  • Book Marks
  • The Clock Says
  • Religious News
  • Looking Backward
  • The Potpourri Boils
  • Society
  • Alumni News
  • Faculty Facts
  • ROTC News
  • Above the Rim
  • Sports Slants

This issue contains articles:

  • Homecoming to be on Western Campus October 28-29
  • President Kelly Thompson Will Speak in Two States
  • Rev. Ed Beck Guest Speaker for Religious Emphasis Week
  • Future Teachers of America Meet Monday on Campus
  • Kentucky High School Athletic Association Rules Clinic Held on Campus
  • Western Students Given Valuable Scholarships
  • Oklahoma! Comes to College Heights
  • Western Gets New Face
  • Kentucky Student Education Association on Campus Tomorrow
  • Let’s Look at the Library
  • Greer, Tom. Western Faces Up to Parking Situation
  • Kentucky Building
  • Dr. Gordon Wilson Discusses Poetry for English Club
  • Miss Kentucky Returns to College Heights – Alice Chumbley
  • Wood, Mary. Herald Feature Editor Flies High with Presidential Nominee John Kennedy
  • Band Day Attracts 21 High Schools
  • Lyle, Bonnie. Ukranian Born Student on College Heights – Ihor Drabocky
  • Richard Roberts Given Scholarship by Philip Morris
  • Math Club Holds First 60-61 Meeting
  • Home Economics Department Plans Coffee
  • Community Players Open Season with Desk Set
  • Dr. Dan Ogden Speaks to Young Democrats
  • Freshman Class Elects Cheerleaders
  • John Minton Elected County Club President for 60-61
  • World Traveler Shows Slides to History Club – Herman Lowe
  • Chloe Cooper Heads 60-61 Talisman Staff
  • Minor Miracle Begins Player Studio Season
  • W Club Appoints Rules Committee
  • Spanish Club Views Mexican Slides
  • Music Educators Elect Fall Officers
  • Virgil Hall Leads Young Republicans
  • Toppers Clip Austin-Peay by 34-6
  • Tennessee Tech Snatches Last Second 10-7 Victory
  • Western and Eastern Meet Again in 31st Homecoming Feature Attraction
  • Basketballers Begin Promising Season
  • Aerial-Minded Hilltoppers Tangle with University of Louisville Tonight


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