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    • Young Boise Women Leave for Service

    • Boise State University; Boise Junior College;
    • Three Boise women have joined the WAVES and SPARS, it was announced last week. Two of them left Thursday to begin training and the other is awaiting call to active duty in Florida. Leaving Thursday for West Palm Beach, Fla., was Miss Jean Abbey,...
    • Word from the War

    • Boise State University; Boise Junior College;
    • Word from the War department that their son, First Lt. Merle Power, above, was killed in action Dec. 11 in Germany has been received by Mr. and Mrs. G.G. Power, former Boiseans now living at Enterprise, Ore. Lieutenant Power was a graduate of Boise...
    • Winona Ellis Is New Valkyrie Prexy

    • Boise State University; Boise Junior College;
    • Miss Winona Ellis was elcted president of the Valkyries, women’s service organization of Boise Junior college, Thursday. Elise Smith was elected vice-president, and Jane Heisner, secretary-treasurer. Miss Ellis, a sophomore, is the daughter of Mr....
    • Vocational Department Turns out Future Mechanics

    • Boise State University; Boise Junior College;
    • [Caption] Junior College Takes Over Training Plan [End Caption]. Tools and Equipment Housed in Three Buildings on Campus. (By Connie Christensen. With almost assembly-line rapidity, instructors in the vocational department at Boise Junior college...
    • Veteran Joins College Staff

    • Boise State University; Boise Junior College;
    • [Picture Caption] John R. Young of Kinderhook, Ill., will join the staff of the business department at Boise Junior college this fall. He is a Veteran of World War II.[End of Picture Caption] [Caption] J.R. Young teach Economics at Boise...
    • Valkyries to Give Card Party March 21

    • Boise State University; Boise Junior College;
    • The First of a series of social affairs to be sponsored by the Valkyies, Boise Junior college sophomore women’s service organization, will be a card party March 21, Winona Ellis, president, announced today. Committees include Joyce Rowelli,...
    • Valkyries Change Card Party Date

    • Boise State University; Boise Junior College;
    • The date for the annual card party, sponsored by the Valkyries, women’s service organization of Boise junior college has been changed to Feb.20. Jane Schooler, chairman announced today. The date was previously announced as Feb.15. Cards will be...
    • Valkyrie Fall Victory Dance

    • Boise State University;Dance parties;Victory celebrations;War bonds & funds;
    • Yearbook caption reads "Dot McRitchie, Kenny Chilton, Ellen Lou Iverson, Chuck Massie, and other bond-buyers support Valkyrie-sponsored victory dance."
    • Valkyrie "Any Bonds Today" Dance Card

    • Boise State University; Dance cards; Balls (Parties); Dance parties
    • Dance card of Boise Junior College student Carol Burnham from the Valkyrie dance held in the Elks Ballroom. Provides a description of the saving bonds program and albums, names of songs and singers, dance committee members, and patrons and...
    • Valhalla Haven is Theme for Valkyrie Dinner Dance Friday

    • Boise State University; Boise Junior College; Dance parties; Fraternities & sororities;
    • Clusters of blue-purple grapes over a grape arbor and a fountain, will form the background for “Valhalla Haven” into which Valkyrie members an their guests will step Friday night at their ninth annual dinner-dance. Members and their dates will have...
    • Two Men Leave College Staff

    • Boise State University; Boise Junior College;
    • Gorton T. Olsen, bursar, and C. T. Edlefsen of the business department of Boise Junior college have resigned their positions. Olsen has taken a position with the Kaiser organization in Portland where he will do personnel work. Edlefsen will leave...
    • Two Dances Planned For Friday Evening

    • Boise State University; Boise Junior College;
    • Boise Junior college students will dance tonight at their annual spring formal, “Something to Remember,” in the assembly hall from 9 p.m. until midnight. The affair will especially compliment the 20 Army Enlisted Reserve students who are leaving...
    • Travelettes

    • Boise State University; Group portraits; Student organizations
    • A group photo of the Travelettes, a social organization for female students not from Boise or Idaho.
    • Travelettes

    • Boise State University; Group portraits;
    • A group photo of the Travelettes, a social organization for female students not from Boise or Idaho. Seated: S. Cusick, Allison, Bedal. 1st row: Maxine Cook, E. Cusick, M. Smith, Mary Cook, Tameno. 2nd row: Edwards, Rich, Cozalis, Dove, Johnson,...
    • Three Students Get Straight As At Junior College

    • Boise State University; Boise Junior College;
    • Three Boise Junior college students maintained a 3.0 or straight A average during the fall term which ended last week, the college registrar, Mrs. Mary T. Hershey revealed Friday, They were Robert Davis, Margaret Hughses, and Noah Levine. Seven...
    • Talk o Town

    • Boise State University; Boise Junior College;
    • Story in Yank – The spectacular story of E.J. Doherty of Boise, who was an RAF pilot lost over Malta, blasted by a German plane and lived to tell it, is recorded in a recent issue of Yank, the Army weekly. At the time Doherty was an RAF flight...

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