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Houstonian 1944
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Students of the University of Houston. Houstonian 1944 - In Memoriam. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. April 17, 2014. http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/yearb/item/10764/show/10737.

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Students of the University of Houston. Houstonian 1944 - In Memoriam. Houstonian Yearbook Collection. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. Retrieved from http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/yearb/item/10764/show/10737

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Students of the University of Houston, Houstonian 1944 - In Memoriam, Houstonian Yearbook Collection, Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries, accessed April 17, 2014, http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/yearb/item/10764/show/10737.

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Title Houstonian 1944
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  • Students of the University of Houston
Caption The Houstonian is the official yearbook of the University of Houston.
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Title In Memoriam
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  • Students of the University of Houston
Caption The Houstonian is the official yearbook of the University of Houston.
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  • University of Houston
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Transcript %: m *■ , ' . • ^rlashback . . 1943 In 1943, Tommy Lancaster and Roger Bleike as editor and business manager of the 45 Houstonian published an annual under great difficulties, the greatest of which were lack of staff members and government regulations regarding publications . . . Both boys are now in the service ... In that year, the Student Council recommended that the grade average for beauty candidates be lowered from "B" to "C," thus indicating a lack of confidence in the combination of beauty and brains . . . The Art Club made itself a poster service to the campus and held its annual art exhibit . . . The Collegiate Dramatic Society presented Skylark, co-starring Chris Wilson and Donald Jeppesen ... In 1945, the Buckaroos helped make the Second War Bond Drive a success by roping buyers off the streets of Houston . . . The Co-Ed-Ettes were holding one "formal" a month . . . Elsie Roberts was elected National Bond Queen in a contest sponsored on the campus by the Cougar . . . The Cougar Collegians sponsored a student directory and presented a S100 War Bond to Dr. Oberholtzer ... A scholarship fund for Latin-American students, so long advocated by EI Foro Espanol, was established . . . March, 1942, saw the beginning of the Navy Electricity and Radio Materiel School . . . The above 1945 picture catches the Navy in review ... Of great international significance was the Allied declaration of unalterable collaboration at the Moscow conference . . . The Allied war momentum increased greatly this year, and civilian enrollment in universities, including the University of Houston, declined appreciably.