A Look Back: 1971 — Epidemic threatens Bettendorf High School


Do you find yourself being squeezed into the corner of a classroom?

Do you have to stand in the lunch line for 20 minutes before being served?

Do you have to crane your neck to see that groovy new teacher?

Do you hunt for five minutes in the bottom of your locker to find a notebook?

If you answered "yes" to any of these questions, you are suffering from smallitosis (commonly referred to as crowditis).

Although this disease is not new, it has never