Index of the Johns Hopkins Nurses Alumnae Magazine in the Alan Mason Chesney Medical Archives of the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions


[Serial Volume 51] Johns Hopkins Nurses Alumnae Magazine (1952). — 1952

[Serial Volume 51:1] Johns Hopkins Nurses Alumnae Magazine (December, 1951). — 1951, December. — 1 issue

[Article 51:1] Almost Fifty Years Ago. — December 1951
Creator: Athey, Helen S. Wilmer
What it was like to enter the SON at the end of winter 1902; some classmates from the Class of 1905; memories of some work, some physicians, classes, sequence of learning. Written with more than a bit of humor and the "human touch."

[Article 51:1] Alumnae News and Letters. — December 1951
Included is another poem by Ada M. Carr, 1893.

[Article 51:1] Convocation. — December 1951
Creator: Baskette, Elaine
Convocation held 9/19/51 for Graduating Class of Fall 1951 and welcoming for entering Class of 1954. Includes list of graduates of Fall Class of 1951.

[Article 51:1] Deaths. — December 1951

[Article 51:1] District Nursing Excerpts from letter written by Amy P. Miller, Class of 1900. — December 1951
Creator: Miller, Amy P.
Two days of home visits initiating a new visiting nurse, citing specific reasons for visits and "adventures" during the visits. Patient diagnoses included several cases of typhoid fever, fractured limb, extensive burns, baby with infection.

[Article 51:1] Early Facts about the Alumnae Magazine. — December 1951
Creator: Sherman, Ruth Brewster
Story of the founding and progress of the JHN Alumnae Magazine. Includes full page photo of Ruth B. Sherman in graduating uniform in 1901. Also includes listing of SON directors, JHNAA presidents and editors of the Alumnae Magazine through 1951.

[Article 51:1] Golden Anniversary. — December 1951
Creator: McNeill, May Ermer
On its golden anniversary, this is the story of founding of JHN Alumnae Magazine with first editorial by first editor.

[Article 51:1] Items of Interest. — December 1951
Brief notices of news of or honors to alumnae, to hospital/university personnel.

[Article 51:1] Marriages. — December 1951

[Article 51:1] Message from Code of Ethics Committee. — December 1951
Creator: Wolf, Anna Dryden
Work done by committee revising the Code of Ethics, followed by the proposed new Code for vote at next Annual Meeting of JHNAA with explanations for proposed changes.

[Article 51:1] Message from President -- Code of Ethics. — December 1951
Creator: Mason, Jennie Joan Sulli
Completion of revision of Code of Ethics to be voted on at next Annual Meeting with brief introduction to presentation of this revision in this issue of the Alumnae Magazine.

[Article 51:1] Nursing at the Johns Hopkins Hospital Today. — December 1951
Creator: Walcott, Mary Guthrie
Description of studies at the SON at the present time (1950) with emphasis on treating the patient "as a whole."

[Article 51:1] Our First Editor -- Ada M. Carr. — December 1951
Work of Ada M. Carr as first editor of JHN Alumnae Magazine. Most of brief article is a reprint from issue of November 1930 Issue #4 written by M. A. Nutting.

[Article 51:1] Some Thoughts about Public Health Nursing -- 1951. — December 1951
Creator: Sollman, Elfriede M.
Public Health Nursing today (1951) citing that patient needs in their homes are basically the same as fifty (50) years ago, indicating that advances in knowledge and procedures have increased the work and responsibility of the nurse and the enlarged "team" caring for the patient.

[Article 51:1] Student Nurse News. — December 1951
Creator: Bauman, Barbara ;  Williams, Joan L. ;  Cole, Jane L. Williams
Welcome to new students with account of the activities to welcome them. New constitution of district of student nurses organization completed and approved.

[Article 51:1] System of Libraries Carrying the Alumnae Magazine. — December 1951
Creator: Sherman, Ruth Brewster
Development of collections of the JHN Alumnae Magazine from 1901 to present time (1951) with work done by author to develop the extensive system of libraries carrying the magazine. Includes listing of all such libraries.

[Article 51:1] The Gate House Rummage Sales. — December 1951
Appeal to alumnae for items for use in future bi-annual Gate House Rummage Sales.

[Article 51:1] The Johns Hopkins Nurses' Club -- What It Meant. — December 1951
Creator: Sherman, Ruth Brewster
Article reprinted from the Baltimore Evening Sun, November 23, 1940 on the closing of the JHN Club and Registry in September 1940. Tells story of founding of the club in 1895 by a grateful benefactor as a home for graduate nurses, other supporters to closing due to changing neighborhood conditions. Served as both home and headquarters for Alumnae Association.

[Article 51:1] The Significance of Nursing in the World Today. — December 1951
Creator: Schwentker, Francis F.
Address delivered at Convocation for graduation of Fall section Class of 1951 JHHSON. Traces the history of the development of nursing as a home responsibility of mothers/grandmothers from biblical days to the profession of today.

[Article 51:1] We Need Your Help. — December 1951
Creator: Brack, Annabelle Gleason
Letter to alumnae for help in obtaining information/experiences/occurrences/magazine or newspaper articles about JH nurses for use in History of the School book being written.

[Article 51:1] Women's Board Auxiliary. — December 1951
Women's Board of JHH is forming an auxiliary and the Board of the JHNAA has voted to accept their invitation to join in their efforts. This is an appeal to nursing alumnae who wish to join the group.

[Serial Volume 51:2] Johns Hopkins Nurses Alumnae Magazine (April, 1952). — 1952, April. — 1 issue

[Article 51:2] Alumnae Ballot. — April 1952
Ballot for officers of the JHNAA for vote at next Annual Meeting of JHNAA.

[Article 51:2] Alumnae News and Letters. — April 1952
Besides the brief announcements of individual career news, there are several longer letters from alumnae.

[Article 51:2] Deaths. — April 1952

[Article 51:2] Homecoming. — April 1952
Creator: Cuthbert, Betty Liggett
Activities planned for upcoming annual alumnae Homecoming.

[Article 51:2] Hospital Notes. — April 1952
Creator: Kuehn, Ruth D.
Numerous notes of happenings at JHH: Halsted Centennial Celebration, new building being erected, fund raising campaign for Johns Hopkins Fund, student nurse activities from athletics to formation of state student nurse association.

[Article 51:2] How Shall We Train the Team Leaders?. — April 1952
Creator: Newcomb, Dorothy Perkins
Report on Team Plan presented to Massachusetts State Nurses Association on the development of a "team plan" being developed at Massachusetts General Hospital.

[Article 51:2] Human Relationships in Tuberculosis. — April 1952
Creator: Hartz, Jerome
Importance of the personal attitudes of a patient with tuberculosis, all aspects of how they develop and the individual treatment and care for several types. This is a very complete discussion from a psychiatric view of each part of the individual's reactions. Article reprinted from the Transactions of the Forty-sixth Annual Meeting of the National Tuberculosis Association, 1950.

[Article 51:2] In Memoriam Emma Osborne Cleaver-Parrott; Minnie Allen Gove. — April 1952
Creator: Sherman, Ruth Brewster ;  Griffith, Grace Lemmon ;  Skinner, Margaret Noyes
Brief In Memoriam tributes to two recently deceased alumnae, one of whom graduated in the first class of 1891.

[Article 51:2] Johns Hopkins Nurses Club of Maryland. — April 1952
Creator: Pfaff, Susan Pilliod
Report of winter meeting of the Club with program of fun and quiz program and door prizes.

[Article 51:2] Marriages. — April 1952

[Article 51:2] Miss Wolf's Portrait. — April 1952
Creator: Mason, Jennie Joan Sulli
Very brief announcement of readiness for presentation of portrait of Anna D. Wolf.

[Article 51:2] Notes from Office of Director of the School of Nursing and Nursing Service. — April 1952
Creator: Wolf, Anna Dryden
Recruitment activities of SON, number of graduates receiving BSN degrees, feature in Life Magazine of nursing at JHH on a snowy night in Baltimore, effects of recent bus strike in Baltimore, nursing shortage, improvement by hospital of personnel practices, plans for refresher course.

[Article 51:2] Report of the Board of Directors November 1950 through February 1952. — April 1952
Creator: Mason, Jennie Joan Sulli ;  Wolf, Anna Dryden
First of quarterly reports of JHNAA Board of Directors with reports of the president of JHNAA and of all standing and special committees. Lengthy reports of Code of Ethics revision (with presentation of 1896 Code)and of the History of the School Book Committee.

[Article 51:2] Student Nurse News. — April 1952
Creator: Cole, Jane L. Williams
Paucity of holiday activities due to activities for learning and papers to write, basketball season underway.

[Article 51:2] The Tuberculosis Visiting Nurse. — April 1952
Creator: Sherman, Ruth Brewster
Very brief account of how the "tuberculosis visiting nurse" was started by Dr. Osler's request through the efforts of a nursing alumna's care of a patient.

[Serial Volume 51:3] Johns Hopkins Nurses Alumnae Magazine (July, 1952). — 1952, July. — 1 issue

[Article 51:3] A Creed for Nurses. — July 1952
Introduction to and discussion of an unusual creed for nurses: (1) cultivate a hobby, (2) develop a sense of humor, (3) live up to the highest ideals of your profession. (Graduation speech JHHSON May 26, 1952 by Andrew Truxal, President of Hood College, Frederick, MD.)

[Article 51:3] Alumnae Banquet. — July 1952
Creator: McNeill, May Ermer
Events at the annual Homecoming banquet.

[Article 51:3] Alumnae News and Letters. — July 1952
Includes several poems written for specific individuals.

[Article 51:3] Deaths. — July 1952

[Article 51:3] Doctor Edwin L. Crosby. — July 1952
Creator: Mason, Jennie Joan Sulli
Tribute to Dr. Crosby, Director of JHH, on his resignation after 17 years for new position with Joint Commission on Accreditation of Hospitals.

[Article 51:3] Homecoming. — July 1952
Creator: Walcott, Mary Guthrie

[Article 51:3] Homecoming Impressions. — July 1952
Creator: Taylor, Alice Witman
Impressions of Homecoming on the 50th anniversary of her graduation with many references and facts about her student "training" and post-graduation life.

[Article 51:3] In Memoriam. — July 1952
Creator: Sherman, Ruth Brewster ;  Packard, Rhoda Grace ;  Kennedy, Loula ;  Athey, Helen S. Wilmer
Memories of and tributes to Etha Butcher Close, Mary Agnes Lease, Henrietta Van Den Berg by various alumnae.

[Article 51:3] Items of Interest. — July 1952
Various items of interest of activities, appointments, honors etc. mainly involving alumnae or students at the JHHSON.

[Article 51:3] Marriages. — July 1952

[Article 51:3] Martha Johnson. — July 1952
Creator: Caplan, Florence B.
Tribute to Martha Johnson, Head of Outpatient Nursing at JHH for ten (10)years on the occasion of her leaving to go to Chicago to new position.

[Article 51:3] Photograph -- Presentation of the Portrait of Miss Anna D. Wolf. — July 1952

[Article 51:3] Presentation of Miss Wolf's Portrait. — July 1952
Official presentation of portrait of Anna D. Wolf by Jennie S. Mason, President of the JHNAA

[Article 51:3] Reminiscences. — July 1952
Creator: Richards, Esther Loring, 1885-1956
Speech preparared for annual Homecoming Alumnae Banquet. Due to illness of Dr. Richards, speech was not delivered. Gives anecdotal coverage of historical nursing -- from the nurse of Lady MacBeth through her own recollections of her involvement in teaching students of JHHSON, lengthy memories of Miss Lawler in Phipps Psychiatric Clinic. Also discusses changes in nursing education during her years at JHH, the current nursing shortage.

[Article 51:3] Report of the 60th Annual Meeting. — July 1952
Proceedings of the annual business meeting of the JHNAA, including reports of the officers and chairmen of all standing and special committees.

[Article 51:3] Ruth Dale. — July 1952
Creator: Courtney, Margaret
Tribute to Ruth Dale '42 on her resignation as instructor in JHHSON to move to new position in the Phillipines. Includes very brief account of her academic and professional history.

[Article 51:3] School Activities Graduation Exercises May 26, 1952. — July 1952
Creator: Wolf, Anna Dryden
Requirements for graduation and accreditation; the shortage of nurses and some suggestions for remedial actions; community resources for public health nursing and changes for the students; discussion of refresher course for nurses begun at JHH; recognition of the 60th anniversary of founding of JHHNA and the 50th anniversary of the Alumnae Magazine.

[Article 51:3] Symposium on Recruitment. — July 1952
Creator: Lindblad, Anne M. Hahn ;  Betzold, K. Virginia ;  Mitchell, Harriet Kennelly ;  Kesler, Isabel
Presentation at alumnae Homecoming on varied aspects of recruitment of nurses and student nurses done by five (5) instructors or officers of the JHHSON.

[Article 51:3] The Alumnae Association: 1892 - 1952. — July 1952
Creator: Sherman, Ruth Brewster
Brief factual development of the JHNAA from its creation in 1892 to the present time of 1952.

[Article 51:3] Thoughts at Graduation. — July 1952
Creator: Nash, Marian Greifenstein
Thoughts of the past few years and of the future by a new graduate.

[Article 51:3] Tribute to Jennie S. mason. — July 1952
Creator: McMahon, Cecilia A.
Tribute to retiring president of the JHNNA.

[Serial Volume 51:4] Johns Hopkins Nurses Alumnae Magazine (October, 1952). — 1952, October. — 1 issue

[Article 51:4] Alumnae News and Letters. — October 1952

[Article 51:4] Constitution and By-Laws of The Johns Hopkins Hospital Nurses' Alumnae Association. — October 1952
Printing of the new/current constitution of the JHNNA.

[Article 51:4] Deaths. — October 1952

[Article 51:4] Dr. Russell Nelson Appointed Director of the Johns Hopkins Hospital. — October 1952
Brief professional and personal biography of Dr. Russell Nelson who succeeds Dr. Crosby as head of JHH.

[Article 51:4] Effie Wicklund Retires. — October 1952
Retirement of alumna from work in pediatric department of Abbott Hospital in Minneapolis, MN

[Article 51:4] I Attended the Refresher Course. — October 1952
Creator: Hauserman, Rosalie E. Britt
Personal experience in and reactions to the JHH Refresher Course for nurses.

[Article 51:4] In Memoriam Sarah Margaret Thomas, Betty Barefoot Lindstrom. — October 1952
Brief In Memoriam tributes to two recent deceased alumnae.

[Article 51:4] Items of Interest. — October 1952
Various items of interest related to the JHH; awards to long-term employees, death of the Hopkins' doctors' barber, survey about premature infants, the new building for the Eastern Health District near Hopkins.

[Article 51:4] J. H. H. Refresher Course. — October 1952
Creator: Harold, Mary Anita
Program of study and activities for students of the first four (4) week Refresher Course for nurses held at JHH.

[Article 51:4] Marriages. — October 1952

[Article 51:4] Mildred Jones Goes to Jordan. — October 1952
First nurse sent by U.S.A. government to Jordan to assist in their public health nursing services. Accompanying this article is a small portrait of Miss Jones in the Frontispiece. (Federal Security Agency News Release 8/21/52)

[Article 51:4] Officers and Committees. — October 1952
List of present officers and committee chairmen of the JHNAA. (Only the names of the officers are included in this index.)

[Article 51:4] The 1952 Biennial Nursing Convention. — October 1952
Creator: Loeffler, Catherine
Report of recent nursing convention by an alumnae attendee.