Society of Mechanical Engineers
MEMBERS—First row: J. L. Schweppe, sponsor; Charlie Dalton, Robert Kin, A. R. Palmer, Larry Shumway, Donald Imler, Leon Billig.
Second row: William Taliaferro, Jim Sternenberg, Ronald Baker, Lee Palm, Richard Beaubouef, K. S. Carmichael, Ken Fischer, Ralph Harold-
son. Third row: Julius Frankeny, Bill Boyce, Joe Fulton, Jim Harmon, Bob Wand, Mike McCullough, Thomas F. Lindheimer.
Wherever wheels turn, power is developed or transmitted, goods are manufactured, people or goods
are transported, the Mechanical Engineers have a vital interest, for theirs are the minds which conceive and execute new developments in these areas.
The University of Houston Student Section of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, chartered in March, 1958, is composed of students who are eager to advance themselves in their chosen
profession through technical upgrading, increased activity in community affairs, and a greater awareness
of social responsibility.
The UH-ASME ratified affiliation with the UHSE, participated in Cougar Christmasland, and entered two technical papers in the UHSE competition, taking third place.
OFFICERS: Jim Harmon, fall chairman; Donald Imler, fall
vice-chairman; J. L. Schweppe, sponsor; Kenneth Fischer,
spring chairman; K. S. Carmichael, spring vice-chairman;
and Jim Sternenberg, secretary-treasurer.