AUTOGRAPH BOOK OF DOROTHY LORRAINE BURKE

 

SHICKSHINNY HIGH SCHOOL- 1936

 

 

- PLEASE WRITE IN MY BOOK

WHETHER YOU WRITE WITH LETTERS FAT,

OR WITH LETTERS CURLY AND SMALL,

ILL LOOK AT THEM IN THE FUTURE AND SAY,

THEYRE MY FRIENDS. I REMEMBER THEM ALL

DOROTHY BURKE

NOTICE! ALL PERSONS WHO WRITE IN THIS BOOK,(PLEASE) SIGN YOUR NAME

 

PG.1 DEAR DOROTHY,

FLIRTATION IS THE RUINATION

OF A SCHOOL GIRLS EDUCATION

YOUR FRIEND,

AGNES KULNAR

(MOM S RESPONSE: TRUE)

 

 

 

PG.2- DEAR DOROTHY

PAUL: LOVE ME HONEY

DOROTHY: YES I DO

PAUL: KISS ME HONEY

DOROTHY: I WANT TO

PAUL: COLD HONEY?

DOROTHY: ABOUT TO FREEZE

 

 

SIGNED YOUR CLASSMATE, AGNES

 

PG.3  DOROTHY,

WHEN YOU GET MARRIED, I HOPE YOU JOY,

I WISH YOU FIRST A BABY BOY.

WHEN HIS HAIR STARTS TO CURL,

I WISH YOU THEN A BABY GIRL.

BUT IF YOU HAPPEN TO HAVE TWINS,

DONT COME TO MY HOUSE FOR SAFETY PINS !

A SCHOOL PAL,

MARGUERITE ALLEN ( PEGGY)

 

PG. 4 DEAR DOT,

POLICEMAN , POLICEMAN

DO YOUR DUTY

HERE COMES DOT

THE SHICKSHINNY BEAUTY

A PAL,

SANDY KLINE

S RESPONSE: NUTS TO YOU  SANDY !!!)

 

 

 

PG 5--- DEAR DOROTHY

 

DORIS MOYER

 

SHICKSHINNY, PA.

 

PG.6 I WENT TO THE RIVER AND GOT RIVER SICK

I WENT TO THE LAKE AND GOT LAKE SICK

 

I WENT TO THE DAM AND GOT DAM SICK !

PAUL PERKINS

(MOMS RESPONSE: TOO BAD !! )

 

PG 7 IF I WERE A CABBAGE HEAD

D CUT MYSELF IN TWO

D GIVE TO OTHERS

BUT THE HEAT ID GIVE TO YOU

SCHOOL CHUM,

PHANTOM WRITER

(MOMS RESPONSE: PLEASE TURN TO A CABBAGE HEAD !)

 

PG 8FIRST COMES LOVE,

THEN COMES MARRIAGE,

THEN COMES DOROTHY

WHEELING A TWIN BABTY CARRIAGE

VAL

(MOMS RESPONSE:  NOT TWINS ! )

 

 

PG.9HAPPINESS AND SUCCESS

YOURS TILL HONEY GROWS ON TREES

BILL FORCE

MOCANAQUA, PA.

( MOMS RESONSE: THANK YOU !)

 

PG.10DEAR DOROTHY,

KISS ME QUICK, KISS ME CONNING,

KISS ME QUICK,

MY  FATHERS  COMING !

DOROTHY, I HOPE YOU ARE NEVER AS BLUE AS THIS PAGE

A SCHOOL CHUM,

NANCY BELLES

(MOMS RESPONSE: YOURS TILL BUTTER FLIES)

 

PG11DEAR DOT,

THE HIGHER THE MOUNTAIN

THE COOLER THE BREEZE

THE YOUNGER WE ARE

THE TIGHTER WE SQUEEZE

A PAL,

AUGUST CRESEI (?)

 

 

PG 12DEAR DOROTHY,

2 YS Y R,

S U B

 

2 YS 4 ME

A SOPHMORE,

VIRGINIA MICHAEL & HARRY FRANKLIN

 

Pg13YOU ASK ME TO WRITE

NOW WHAT WILL IT BE

Just two (2) little words

 

PAL, KENNETH

(MOMS RESONSE: I WILL

 

PG 14DEAR DOROTHY,

TRUE FRIENDS ARE LIKE DIAMONDS,

PRECIOUS AND RARE;

FALSE FRIENDS ARE LIKE AUTUMN LEAVES,

FOUND EVERYWHERE.

A TRUE FRIEND FROM SHS,

DONALD MC QUOWN

( MOM S RESPONSE: I HOPE SO!)

 

PG15DEAR DOT,

DOWN IN THE MEADOW THERE IS A ROCK

WHICH ON IT READS

FORGET ME NOT

DUKE BENSON

( MOM S RESPONSE: OH! NO THERE ISN T !)

 

PG.16DEAR DOT

DOWN BY THE RIVER CARVED ON A ROCK

ARE THREE LITTLE WORDS

FORGET ME NOT

YOUR PAL,

VERA PRUDLIVE/ PRUDLIO

(MOMS RESPONSE: YOURS TILL CIGAR BOXES)

 

 

 

PG17- THIS IS STATION JENNIE

THROUGH THE COURTESY OF FRIENDSHIP

Jennie Ciarafoni

(MOMS RESPONSE: YOUR CRAZY!! )

 

PG 18- DEAR DOT,

ROSES ARE RED, VIOLETS ARE BLUE

KISS ME HONEY,

IM A GOOD LOOKING JEW

T.B.

WHITE EAGLE

 

PG.19- DEAR DOROTHY,

FIRST COMES LOVE, THEN COMES MARRIAGE,

THEN COMES DOROTHY WITH A BABY CARRIAGE

PAL, RUTH HILL

(MOMS RESPONSE: NOT ME! )

 

PG20- DOT,

A TRUE FRIEND FROM SHICKSHINNY HIGH SCHOOL

WAYNE BARDO

(MOMS RESPONSE: I HOPE SO !)

 

PG.21-DEAR DOROTHY

EYES WERE MADE TO SPARKLE

CHEEKS WERE MADE TO BLUSH

ARMS WERE MADE TO ENCIRCLE

LIPS WERE MADE TO..OHUSH

A FRIEND,

CONNIE PIPER

(MOMS RESPONSE: YOU SKIPPED  SOME ! (HA! HA!)

 

PG.22DEAR DOT,

THEY WALKED THE LINE TOGETHER

THE SKY WAS DOTTED WITH STARS

THEY REACHED THE GATE IN SILENCE

HE LIFTED DOWN THE BARS

SHE DID NOT THANK HIM

FOR SHE KNEW NOT HOW

FOR HE WAS JUST A FARMER BOY

AND SHE WAS JUST A COW!

PAL IN SHS,

HELEN KOPROWSKI

( MOM S RESPONSE: YOURS TILL NIAGARA FALLS)

 

PG.23DEAR DOROTHY,

THE HIGHER UP THE MOUNTAIN

THE GREENER GETS THE TREES,

THATS WHERE I WOULDNT MIND

A NICE PIECE  A CHEESE?

A PAL,

KARNEY

(MOMS RESPONSE: IM SURE YOUD HAVE TO GET IT FROM THE MOON !)

 

PG.23GOD MADE THE RIVERS

GOD MADE THE SEAS

GOD MADE DOROTHY

FOR JOHNNIE TO SQUEEZE

NOTHING MUCH NOTHING LESS

JUST A PAL FROM SHS

FROM KARNEY JOHNNIE

( MOM S RESPONSE: NOT JOHNNIE!

 

PG. 24-DEAR DOROTHY,

I LOVE YOU LITTLE,

I LOVE YOU BIG,

I LOVE YOU

LIKE A LITTLE PIG!

A PAL,

D.M.

( MOM S RESPONSE: I HOPE SO!

 

PG. 24DOT,

LOVE MANY

TRUST FEW

LEARN TO PADDLE

YOUR OWN CANOE

BART( TO YOU)

(MOMS RESPONSE: TRUE BROTHER, TRUE!

 

PG.25DEAR DOROTHY,

ASHES TO ASHES

DUST TO DUST

SHOW ME A MAN

THAT A WOMAN CAN TRUST!!!

YOURS,

PARIS OR JERRY

(MOMS RESPONSE: I NEVER SAW ONE YET !)

 

PG.26- DEAR DOT,

SUCCESS AND HAPPINESS

BOLESTRO

 

PG.27- DEAR DOT,

I WISH YOU LUCK

I WISH YOU JOY

I WISH YOU FIRST

A BABY BOY

LESTER HARTER

 

PG. 28- DEAR DOROTHY,

IN YOUR FISH POND OF MEMORIES,

LET ONE LITTLE TADPOLE WIGGLE FOR ME

BETTY HONTZ

 

PG.29DEAR DOROTHY,

FLOWERS MAY WITHER,

FLOWERS MAY DIE,

FRIENDS MAY FORGET YOU,

BUT NEVER WILL I

A PAL,

DORIS MOYER

(MOMS RESPONSE: I HOPE NOT! )

 

PG.30--DEAR DOT,

HELEN KOPROWSKI

46 GLEN AVE.

SHICKSHINNY, PA.

 

PG.31DEAR DORTHY

IF YOU GET MARRIED &

LIVE NEAR A LAKE

SAVE ME A PIECE OF YOUR WEDDING CAKE.

YOUR PAL,

BOB ZWOLINSKI

 

PG.32 DEAR DOT,

CRACKERS ARE DRY

SO IS CHEESE

WHATS A KISS

WITHOUT A SQUEEZE

A FRIEND,

MARTHA SORBER

(MOMS RESPONSE: YOURS TILL THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER

WEARS RUBBER PANTS TO KEEP ITS BOTTOM DRY)

 

PG.32 DEAR DOT,

IF YOU GET MARRIED AND ALWAYS FIGHT

WHATEVER YOU DO DONT FIGHT AT NIGHT

ROBERT ZWOLINSKI

 

PG.33 DOT,

ASHES TO ASHES

DUST TO DUST

IF THE LORD DONT WANT YOU

THE DEVIL MUST!

KEN

 

PG.34 DEAR DOROTHY,

HOPE YOU ARE NEVER AS YELLOW AS THIS PAGE

A FRIEND,

GRACE APPLEBEY

 

PG.35 YOU CAN FALL FROM ABOVE

YOU CAN FALL BELOW

BUT FOR HEAVEN SAKES

DONT FALL FOR JOE

YOUR FRIEND, MARY

 

PG. 36 DEAR DOROTHY,

DOROTHY WHEN YOU GET MARRIED & HAVE TWINS

COME UP TO MY HOUSE FOR SOME SAFETY PINS

YOURS, JOE KALMOSKI

(  MOM S RESPONSE: I WILL! )

 

PG.37 WHEN YOU GET MARRIED

AND LIVE ON A LAKE

DONT FORGET TO SEND ME

A PIECE OF YOUR WEDDING CAKE

YOUR SCHOOLMATE,

FLORENCE PALONIS

 

PG 38 DOROTHY,

REMEMBER THE GIRL FROM THE CITY,

REMEMBER THE GIRL FROM THE TOWN

REMEMBER THE ONE WHO SPOILED YOUR BOOK

BY WRITING UPSIDE DOWN

YOUR SCHOOLMATE,

ANN LUKASHEFSKI

( MOM S RESPONSE: YOURS TILL MOON BEAMS)

 

PG 39 ILL BE HONORED

BY HOOK OR CROOK,

BUT BE THE LAST ONE

TO WRITE IN THIS BOOK.

VAL

(MOMS RESPONSE: YOURS TILL MONEY GROWS ON TREES)

 

ENTRY: BY PEN OR BY QUILL

ILL BE BANNED IF YOU WILL

PAUL BRADER

 

THIS DOCUMENT WAS COMPILED BY REBECCA HEINZ

FROM THE ORIGINAL AUTOGRAPH BOOK OF DOROTHY BURKE.

DOROTHY BURKE POLLICK MY MOTHER

(1922-1986)