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Hove, Arthur (ed.) / Wisconsin alumnus
Volume 62, Number 13 (May 1961)

Alumni news,   pp. 33-36


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now assistant professor in the School of Edu-
cation at Marquette University, Milwaukee.
  James SULLIVAN '48, leader in rural
electric cooperative work in Wisconsin, has
been named administrative assistant to the
REA administrator in Washington.
  Mr. and Mrs. Ernest A. MOSHER '49,
Topeka, Kans., announce the birth of a son,
Mark Andrew.
  Donald W. WITT '49 has been appointed
district sales manager in the marketing de-
partment of Monsanto Chemical Company's
Inorganic Chemicals Division, Los Angeles
office, after serving as a branch sales man-
ager of the division's Minneapolis office.
  Richard F. GEBHARD '49 is presently a
development engineer in the Computer and
Guidance Engineering Department of Good-
year Aircraft Corp.
  Harlan Quandt '50 is the new president of
the Wisconsin Alumni Club of Oshkosh.
  Dr. and Mrs. John SANDERS '50, Wor-
cester, Mass., announce the birth of a son,
Malcolm Stuart.
  Dean R. AXTELL '50 has been appointed
assistant to the vice president, sales, by In-
land Steel Products Co., Milwaukee, Wis.
  Richard C. JOHNSON '50 has resigned
as life agency director of Fish and Schulkamp
Life Agency, Inc., Madison, to    become
general agent and agency manager of the
Long Beach, Calif. agency of Equitable Life
of Iowa.
1951
  Mr. and Mrs. John W. BERGE (Lila
GREENFIELD '55), Wilmington, Del., are
the parents of a daughter, Joan Louise. Mr.
Berge is with the Chemistry Department at
Du Pont.
  Dr. and Mrs. Robert C. EDMONDSON
announce the birth of a daughter, Susan
Wisconsin Alumnus, May, 1961
Wright. Dr. Edmondson is completing a year
in hematology fellowship at the University
of Utah and then will go into practice at the
Woodland Clinic, Woodland, Calif.
  James L. ROBILLARD has joined the
office of development at the University of
Chicago where he will be responsible for
coordinating University-Foundation activities.
  John C. EDWARDS has been appointed
product manager, Industrial Roofs Division,
for United States Gypsum Co.
  Dr. James F. MATHIS has been named
manager of Humble Oil & Refining Com-
pany's Manufacturing Research and Develop-
ment Division, Baytown, Tex.
1952
  Dr. and Mrs. Hipolito NINO-HERRERA
(Patricia McGRATH '56), Syracuse, N. Y.,
are the parents of a son, Edward William.
  Stephen J. BUR is one of eight agents
from the countrywide field force of the Na-
tional Life Insurance Co., recently selected to
attend a special training school in the firm's
office in Montpelier, Vt.
  George E. DOLAN has formed a partner-
ship with Thomas B. Dustin. The firm of
Dolan and Dustin, Inc., consulting electrical
engineers, is located in Milwaukee.
  Calvin W. GALE is one of three outstand-
ing Wisconsin teachers honored recently by
the Wisconsin Society of Professional Engi-
neers. Mr. Gale is a science teacher at Wis-
consin High School in Madison.
1953
  Lila LOCKSMITH has been named secre-
tary-treasurer of the Wisconsin Alumni Club
of the Fox River Valley (Appleton).
  A daughter was born recently to Dr. and
Mrs. William H. GADOW (Mary SISK),
   Class of '50 Take Note
   Contributions to the class of
1950 Silver Anniverary Invest-
ment Fund are coming in from
all over the nation.
  Class President Tony Brewster
says, "At our 10-year reunion
last summer we decided to start
now to accumulate a substantial
sum for a really fine gift to the
University at our twenty-fifth re-
union in 1975. Our investment
committee will put the money
into some stock program   that
promises good growth during the
next 15 years.
  "This is an opportunity to do
more than we might otherwise be
able to afford, and at the same
time pioneer a program that other
classes might follow."
  Make your check payable to
"University of Wisconsin Founda-
tion, Class of 1950 Fund." Send
it to classmate Jim Bie, Box 2025,
Madison 5, Wisconsin.
Xx
treasurer of the Wisconsin Alumni Club of
Burlington.
  Mr. and Mrs. Franklin J. WENDT (Janice
PAHLMEYER), Drexel Hill, Pa., are the
parents of a son, Steven Kurt.
1955
  Maj. and Mrs. Francis R. Baker (Colleen
HOUGHTON) announce the arrival of their
third daughter, Lauri Christine.
1956
  Twin daughters were born recently to Mr.
and  Mrs. Donald    J. Mueller   (Carolyn
KEITH) of Salt Lake City.
  Thomas F. KUKLINSKI has been ap-
pointed manager of transportation for the
Archer-Daniels-Mid 1 and Co., Minneapolis,
Minn. He was formerly the traffic manager
of the Tank Car and Leased Car Division
for the same corporation.
  A daughter was born recently to Mr. and
Mrs. John W. GIBSON (Helen WIECH-
MAN).
  Richard W. FETZNER, research geologist,
Sun Oil Co., Richardson, Tex., has been
selected to receive the President's Award
from the American Association of Petroleum
Geologists for the most significant contribu-
tion to petroleum geology.
  Dr. Frank N. ELLIOTT, curator of His-
tory and assistant professor of History at
Michigan  State University, has been  ap-
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   Thomas F. Canny
        Class of '60
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New orleans, La.
  Lee LEIFER is the new president of the
Wisconsin  Alumni Club     of Manitowoc
County.
  Mr. and Mrs. Fred JACOBY announce the
adoption of an infant son, Thomas Frederick.
Mr. Jacoby is freshman football coach at the
University of Wisconsin.
  George R. SIMKOWSKI has been ap-
pointed marketing manager for Webcor Sales
Co., Chicago, Ill.
  Arthur L. McCOURT has been elected
president of the Wisconsin Alumni Club of
Burlington.
1954
  Attys. Donald L. ABRAHAM and James
G. LAWRENCE have announced their asso-
ciation in the practice of law in the firm of
Abraham and Lawrence, Madison.
  Mrs. Thomas A. McDermott        (Helen
MACKE) has been named secretary of the
Wisconsin Alumni Club of Oshkosh.
   Mr. and   Mrs. Byron   BARRINGTON
 (Barbara MORLEY) announce the birth of a
 son, Lee James.
 Mrs. James F. BREMER (Janet GRAN-
 BERG) was recently elected     secretary-


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