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


[Serial Volume 53] Johns Hopkins Nurses Alumnae Magazine (1954). — 1954

[Serial Volume 53:1] Johns Hopkins Nurses Alumnae Magazine (January, 1954). — 1954, January. — 1 issue

[Article 53:1] '53 In Review. — January 1954
Creator: Kieffer, Marjory Upham
Review of activities of the JHNAA for the year 1953

[Article 53:1] A Brief Account of the Meetings of the Congress of the International Council of Nurses. — January 1954
Creator: Wolf, Anna Dryden
Lengthy review of recent international nursing conference held in Brazil.

[Article 53:1] Alumnae News. — January 1954

[Article 53:1] Attention Class of '34. — January 1954
Creator: Rabinowich, Helen Stoker
Appeal for addresses of four (4) members of the 20th anniversary class of 1934.

[Article 53:1] Convocation. — January 1954
Creator: Fleishman, Patricia Anne Tilton
Summary of recent convocation for new Class of 1956 and to ten (10) Fall graduates of Class of 1953.

[Article 53:1] Deaths. — January 1954

[Article 53:1] Edna Myers. — January 1954
Creator: Whiteside, Faye
Tribute to Edna Myers on her retirement as assistant director and head of nursing in Marburg.

[Article 53:1] Greetings Convocation -- September 21, 1953. — January 1954
Creator: Wolf, Anna Dryden
Presentation of the Fall graduation group of the Class of 1953 with summary of total number of graduates of Class of 1953; presentation and welcome to 96 new students for Class of 1956 with descriptions of backrounds and ambitions. Departures of instructors from SON and new appointments.

[Article 53:1] Homecoming 1954. — January 1954
Creator: Mackert, Mary Ellen
Brief reminder of the dates for 1954 Homecoming

[Article 53:1] Hopkins Was at Petropolis. — January 1954
Creator: Munson, Mercedes Pittman
Attendance at and work of various JHHSON graduates who met at the recent International Council of Nurses' Congress meeting in Brazil.

[Article 53:1] In Memoriam -- Nora Clark Tierney. — January 1954
Creator: Ketchin, Mary McMaster
Tribute to late Nora Clarke Tierney by a classmate.

[Article 53:1] In Memoriam -- Ruth Brewster Sherman. — January 1954
Creator: Ketchin, Mary McMaster ;  McNeill, May Ermer
Several tributes to the late Ruth Brewster Sherman from a classmate, the JHNAA, and her sister.

[Article 53:1] In Memory of Catherine Campbell. — January 1954
Acknowledgment of gifts to the Lawler Scholarship Fund in by two members of the Class of 1928 in memory of Catherine Campbell.

[Article 53:1] Marriages. — January 1954

[Article 53:1] Nursing School News. — January 1954
Creator: Wolf, Anna Dryden
Listing of changes in personnel of the JHHSON for the next school year.

[Article 53:1] Officers and Committees -- JHH Nurses' Alumnae Ass'n -- 1953. — January 1954
Listing of officers, committee chairmen for standing and special committees, membership of committees for 1953 - 1954

[Article 53:1] Outward Bound Convocation -- September 21, 1953. — January 1954
Creator: Arnold, Virginia
Wider range of nursing constantly moving onward and outward; opportunities of the current day, especially in Public Health Services in foreign lands; infant mortality in less developed countries; need for better health care in areas of the United States.

[Article 53:1] Report of Board of Directors of the JHH Nurses' Alumnae Ass'n, Inc. September, October, November 1953. — January 1954
Creator: McNeill, May Ermer ;  Preston, Ruth Ann
Regular quarterly report of JHNAA Board to graduates of SON. Also includes two reports of the American Alumni Council Conference.

[Article 53:1] Reunion -- Class of '44. — January 1954
Creator: Waxter, Constance Heard Cole
Very brief appeal for news from the 10th year reunion class.

[Article 53:1] Reunion -- Class of '29. — January 1954
Creator: Lindblad, Anne M. Hahn
Very brief appeal for addresses for "missing" members of the 25th year reunion class.

[Article 53:1] The Eleanor Wade Custer Scholarship. — January 1954
Establishment of trust fund by parents in tribute to daughter Eleanor Custer, Class of 1930.

[Article 53:1] Vitamin B-12 in Medical Therapy. — January 1954
Necessity for Vitamin B12 in prevention and treatment of Pernicious Anemia

[Serial Volume 53:2] Johns Hopkins Nurses Alumnae Magazine (April, 1954). — 1954, April. — 1 issue

[Article 53:2] A Nursing Care Study. — April 1954
Creator: Fukuhara, Sachiko
Case study written by a JHHSON student near the end of her preclinical period about a surgical patient who had a thoracoplasty performed. Discussion encompasses physical, social, and emotional care of the patient. An emphasis is placed on patient teaching.

[Article 53:2] Alumnae News. — April 1954

[Article 53:2] Ballot. — April 1954
Ballot for next election of officers for JHNAA, including the professional biographies of the candidates.

[Article 53:2] Board of Directors' Report December 1953, January 1954, February 1954. — April 1954
Quarterly report of JHNAA Board of Directors

[Article 53:2] Committee Reports. — April 1954
Creator: Fuller, Marion Kenney ;  Zimmerman, Doris Perkinson ;  Wilson, Helen Wright ;  Snoke, Edna Myers ;  Shapiro, Wilma Kays ;  McNeill, May Ermer ;  Brack, Annabelle Gleason
Quarterly reports of chairmen of JHNAA committees

[Article 53:2] Deaths. — April 1954

[Article 53:2] Faye Whitside Retires; Catherine Loeffler Appointed. — April 1954
Creator: Betzold, K. Virginia
Two articles announcing the change of Associate Director of Nursing Services brought about by retirement of Faye Whiteside. Also includes a tribute to the contributions of Miss Whiteside.

[Article 53:2] Four Alumnae Receive Trustees' Scholarships. — April 1954
Creator: Betzold, K. Virginia
Announcement of scholarship awards to four(4) nurse alumnae for advanced study.

[Article 53:2] Homage to Helena Barnard, 1892. — April 1954
Creator: Pfefferkorn, Blanche
Life -- personal and professional -- of Helena Barnard, first president of the JHH Nurses Alumnae Association.

[Article 53:2] Homecoming. — April 1954
Creator: Mackert, Mary Ellen
Program for upcoming Homecoming in September 1954

[Article 53:2] Items of Interest. — April 1954
Brief announcements of (1) reduction in price for History of JH Nursing book, (2) J.H.H. sundial at front entrance of hospital, (3) volunteer services, (4) publication by physicians of The Book of Health to improve general medical knowledge of public, (5) statistics of improvement in Baltimore health for 1953.

[Article 53:2] Marriages. — April 1954

[Article 53:2] New Recovery Room -- J.H.H.. — April 1954
Creator: Riley, Laura V.
Opening of new Recovery Room for surgical patients with a description of its equipment and other features.

[Article 53:2] Nursing School Notes. — April 1954
Creator: Wolf, Anna Dryden
Resignation of Faye Whiteside as Associate Director of Nursing Service; re-accrediting of JHHSON; changes in school policies and curriculum; expenses of students at the School; student scholarships and scholarship aid announcements; need for nurses throughout hospital.

[Article 53:2] Private Duty Nursing. — April 1954
Creator: Hossie, Olive May
Appeal for and facts about private duty and the need for more private duty nurses to enter the JH Registry.

[Article 53:2] The Elsie M. Lawler Scholarship Aid Fund. — April 1954
Creator: Rabinowich, Helen Stoker
Appeal for contributions from 20th year reunion class for Lawler Scholarship Aid Fund

[Article 53:2] The Johns Hopkins Roll Call. — April 1954
Creator: Mason, Jennie Joan Sulli
Financial figures for record-breaking results of 1953 Hopkins Roll Call.

[Article 53:2] What Should A Nurse Know about Hypertension?. — April 1954
Creator: Singewald, Martin L.
Discussion on normal blood pressure's ambiguous boundaries; the three (3) classes of hypertension: "Essential," "Malignant," and hypertension brought about by a known, treatable cause; the "confusing problems" in treating the conditiion.

[Article 53:2] Who Wears Our Pin?. — April 1954
Creator: Serio, Eleanor Walker
Meaning of and criteria for wearing of the Maltese Cross alumnae pin.

[Serial Volume 53:3] Johns Hopkins Nurses Alumnae Magazine (July, 1954). — 1954, July. — 1 issue

[Article 53:3] A Word of Thanks. — July 1954
Creator: Brack, Annabelle Gleason
Thanks to two (2) alumnae who have helped renovate the Alumnae Office.

[Article 53:3] Alumnae News. — July 1954

[Article 53:3] Auditors' Report. — July 1954
Detailed and itemized auditors' report for the JHHNAA for year ended April 30, 1954.

[Article 53:3] Deaths. — July 1954

[Article 53:3] History is the Past, the Present, and the Future. — July 1954
Creator: McVicar, Jessie Black
Story of the writing of the history of the school of nursing from beginning to 1950.

[Article 53:3] Homecoming. — July 1954
Creator: Dines, Alta Elizabeth
Personal review of Homecoming by member of 50th year reunion class.

[Article 53:3] In Memoriam. — July 1954
Creator: Fee, Rachel ;  Athey, Helen S. Wilmer
Tributes to Sara Buchanan Silvers and Avice Theobald Donaldson plus establishment of a scholarship fund in memory of Beth Colwell.

[Article 53:3] Items of Interest. — July 1954
Brief announcements of changes/events at JHH.

[Article 53:3] Marriages. — July 1954

[Article 53:3] New Horizons for Nursing Education Commencement Address JHHSON May 24, 1954. — July 1954
Factors effecting perspective on nursing and nursing education (i.e. U.S. increased birth rate and increased life expectancy; effect of this increasing population on the health needs of the nation; other elements influencing nursing and nursing education needs of current times and the near future.

[Article 53:3] Report of the 62nd Annual Meeting. — July 1954
Minutes of proceedings of the 62nd annual meeting of the JHNAA with report of president, reports of all standing and special committees. Special this year was the completion of the book on the history of the SON and its presentation at the meeting.

[Article 53:3] Reunion News. — July 1954
News and professional histories of individuals from different reunion classes at Homecoming

[Article 53:3] School Activities May 24, 1954. — July 1954
Creator: Wolf, Anna Dryden
The newly published history of the first 60 years of the JHHSON and its significance; changing academic standards for schools of nursing; changes in the JHHSON due to the increased number of students with only high school graduation; mission and "dedication" to patient care of current graduates; suggestions and plans for the future of the JHHSON; recent staff changes and additions;trustee scholarship funds available; deaths of two young nursing alumnae; presentation of Class of 1954 for graduation.

[Article 53:3] The 1954 Biennial Convention of the A. N. A.. — July 1954
Creator: Courtney, Margaret
Activities at the April 1954 convention of the American Nurses Association.

[Article 53:3] The Accident Rooom and Surgical Clinics Move. — July 1954
New locations of Accident Room and Surgical Clinics, enlarging both areas and adding new spaces and capabilities.

[Article 53:3] The Banquet. — July 1954
Creator: McNeill, May Ermer
Brief account of annual Homecoming banquet.

[Article 53:3] The National Student Nurses Association. — July 1954
Creator: Dame, Margaret (Peggy) A. ;  Opdyke, Gloria Congleton
Activities at the April 1954 annual convention of National Student Nurses Association.

[Serial Volume 53:4] Johns Hopkins Nurses Alumnae Magazine (October, 1954). — 1954, October. — 1 issue

[Article 53:4] Alumnae News. — October 1954

[Article 53:4] Deaths. — October 1954

[Article 53:4] Elsie M. Lawler Scholarship Awards. — October 1954
Creator: Betzold, K. Virginia
Report on financial condition and uses of Lawler Scholarship Fund.

[Article 53:4] Excision of Aortic Aneurysms. — October 1954
Creator: Bahnson, Henry T., 1920-
Various methods of removing aortic aneurysms, including use of "cellophane," wire, ligation of the lesion, excision as treatment of choice when possible. Use of homographs in the surgery also is discussed. Includes several patient histories and photographs.

[Article 53:4] Help! Help! The Gate House Shop. — October 1954
Creator: Mason, Jennie Joan Sulli
Appeal for Rummage Sale items.

[Article 53:4] In Memoriam. — October 1954
Creator: Lehmann, Helen Holliday ;  Specht, Ethel L. Jones ;  Craigen, Claire R. P. ;  Athey, Helen S. Wilmer
Brief tributes to four (4) recently deceased JHHSON alumnae
Also included are In Memoriam tributes to Mr. Percy Moore (from Sherwood Forest Cottage) and to Alma Jacobs (22 year employee at the Gate House Shop).

[Article 53:4] Items of Interest. — October 1954
Brief announcements of interest to health care personnel: one on the Red Cross Honors awarded Lt. Genevieve Galard-Terraube; the other about polio and the use of gamma globulin.

[Article 53:4] Marion L. Vannier, 1905 -- From Spring to Autumn. — October 1954
Creator: Pfefferkorn, Blanche
Personal biography and 25 year professional career of Marion Vannier (1905). Full page photograph facing page 151.

[Article 53:4] Marriages. — October 1954

[Article 53:4] Nursing Care for Excision of Aortic Aneurysms. — October 1954
Creator: Pfaff, Susan Pilliod
Pre-operative and post-operative care of patients with aortic aneurysms, including much patient education and physical preparation procedures.

[Article 53:4] Officers and Committees. — October 1954
Listing of current officers and committees of the JHHNAA

[Article 53:4] The Operating Room Nurse Address at Workshop in Operating Room Aseptic Technic and Management. — October 1954
Creator: McLaughlin, Elizabeth K.
History of the development of the specialty of operating room nursing; the "active ingredients" of an operating room nurse; importance of not becoming divorced from the patients.