Emcoe (Billings, Mont.) 1949-1959, February 18, 1949, Image 1

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Friday, Feb. 18 Saturday, Feb. 19 Fonday, Fob. 21 Tuesday, Feb. 22 7ednesday, Fob. 23 Friday, Feb. 25 Dillon - Here Baton Twirlers German Band Dillon - Here Katoya Players W.A.A. Rocky Fountain College - Here Parade of Talent M.E.A. Sweetheart Ball EASTERN MONTAKA COLLEGE OF EDUCATION Billings, IRmtana Vol. 1 No. 3 February 18, 1349 CALEY.DAR OF colarG EVENTS icrA.: - E FOR EASTERN OFFICIAL \Easterners\ are no longer Normal-- at least, not in name. The change of name was made official when Governor Bonner signed the bill changing the name of ti3school to EASTERN YONT/JA COLLEGE OF EDUCATION. The bill soonsored by Fred Kreig and Dr. Myron Tripp of Yellowstone County and by Beaverhead County legislata• climaxes a three-year campaign con- ducted by Dr. Peterson, President. THE CLOTHING DRIVE AND WHY! Due to the severe weather we have endured the past couple of months, many children of our community have been unable to attend school because they do not have sufficient clothing to keep them warm. It is really a shame that many children, right under our very noses, are being deprived of necessary schoolinr, because they are not properly clothed. The probl= is so immense that the Family Telfare or,7anization and the Salvation Army are unable to remedy the problem alone. It is because of this that the drives arc also being carried on throughout the various schools of Billings. Your donations will surely help some boy or girl to continue their proper schooling without interrup- tion. The receptacle for the clothing, as you may have or should have noticed, is located on the first floor, just a few steps from the telephone booth. The nice little piece of art work displayed on the blackboard is a con- tribution of :talcs Betty iiunowney. In 1946 when LASTERIC '1AS CHANGED to a four-year college with a Bachelor of Science in Education and a two- year Junior College, Dr. Peterson's attempt to change to EASTERN, drop- ng NORUAL al toga the r , met with the immediate approval of faculty and students. ANI:UAL NEARS DEADLINE PIIiROCK staffers are rolling along at to speed to meet the I.iarch 1 dead- line sot by editor Lilo Grue. Accord- ing to Nile , the complete dummy has been drawn up and the student data has been compiled. Photographer Hugh Bristor is working on organization and faculty rictures while Tippetts have completed work on the student pictures. Anita Smith, art, has finished the cover design and is now working on the divi.gion pages. Ad solicitors and manager Dorothy Ericksb-n have boon working daily selling the ads which will help fi - nance the Annual. BASKETBALL DILLON Frida . Y & Saturday

Emcoe (Billings, Mont.), 18 Feb. 1949, located at <http://montananewspapers.org/lccn/Emcoe/1949-02-18/ed-1/seq-1/>, image provided by MONTANA NEWSPAPERS, Montana Historical Society, Helena, Montana.