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EDITORIAL STAFF Editors M.E. Freeman, E.H. Polk, A.C. Robinson Business Manager W.A. Patterson Circulation Manager A.E. Gross Advisor A.B. Finlayson, Principal, Birney School -Contents- PHYSICAL HEALTH 1. Visits of Pupils to Private Physicians and Dentists 2. Examination of Pupils by Doctor 3. Good Health Habits 4. Good Leisure Time and Recreational Activities Activities in the City Activities in the Neighborhood Activities in the School MENTAL HEALTH 1. Creative Art 2. Learning Through Experimentation 3. Good Human Relationships Parent School Relationships Meeting People in Everyday Living 4. Good Mental Health Through Excursions 5. 1952 June Graduates Culminating Six Years of BIRNEY SCHOOL LIFE Introduction This issue of the Birney School Magazine is dedicated to the entire student body of the James G. Birney School. The editors have tried to depict for you the efforts exerted by the Birney School Faculty, the contributions made by them and the activities promoted towards the development in each child of good physical health, proper habits and excellent mental progress. The following pages contain compositions, poems, and creative stories written by the pupils of the Birney School, with accompanying photographs. These activities center around Correction of Health Defects through medical and dental services, Health through inculcation of good habits at school and at home and Health through Leisure Time and Recreational Activities. The phases emphasizing Mental Health are Good Human Relationships, Organized Sports, Creative Art, Experimentation and Excursions. We wish to express our sincere thanks and appreciation to Mrs. A.B. Finlayson, Principal of the Birney School, whose advice and counsel has made possible this magazine. We gratefully acknowledge the services rendered by Mr. Cabell, who gave considerable advice in the technical arrangements of the photographs. We also thank the members of the faculty of the Birney School for their individual and collective efforts in assisting in the publication of this issue of our magazine. Editorial Staff [[advertisement]] Compliments of... HARRY E. POLK Former President Parent Teachers' Association of the Birney School [[/advertisement]]
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