SAN FRANCISCO THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY
Source: Marin Journal, 2 May 1940.
Transcribed by: Cathy Gowdy
Twenty nine students of the San Francisco Theological Seminary, San Anselmo, will receive degrees and certificates during the 69th annual commencement exercises, next Thursday afternoon, May 9th. The ceremonies will be held in the Seminary gymnasium, starting at 2 o’clock.
The highest degree,that of Doctor of Theology, goes to Paul John Goodwin of Oakland. Others to graduate and receive honors are:
Donald Kaoru Toriumi, Sacramento, master of Theology
Bachelor of Divinity – Kenneth Randall Bomberg, Mountain View; Arthur Carl Brown Jr., Stockton; Leo Kingbury Brown, Berkeley; Donald Dungan Dod, Berkeley; Carter McKemy, Denison, Texas; Myron Nichols, Los Angeles; William Stewart Orr, Los Angeles; Roger Wallace Perkins, Covello; Victor Manuel Sandoval, Albuquerque, N. M.; Ralph Claude Shanks, Spokane; Fujio Sonobe Kyushu, Japan; Frank Spirkel, Dick Wichman, Highland Park, Ill.
Master of Arts – Alice Virginia Mcguire, Burbank; Lena Emily DeWitt, Lebannon, Ore.; Hugh DeWitt Nelson, Wilmare; Josephine Ruth Haldeman Perkins; Iida Lucy Wicher, San Anselmo; Margaret Evelyn Wilson, Santa Barbara.
Certificate – Lucille Barnes Bomberg, Elk
Grove; Mary Frances McKemy, Denison, Tex.; Phyllis Cochran Nichols, Los
Angeles; Viola Lacewell Shanks, Spokane.