Tom attended Mar-Ken School from March 1944 to June 1946, when he graduated. He appears in the 1944 Mar-Ken Yearbook as a Junior.
Tom was editor of the Mar-Ken Journal.
From the 1945 Mar-Ken School Yearbook, “Junior Biographies”:
Born – Oct. 28, 1927
Greatest talent – playing phonograph records
Favorite saying – No, Bob!
Principal occupation – golf
Chief characteristic – drinking cokes
Favorite food – chop suey
Destiny – archaeology
Tom was a member of Los Buenos Vecinos (The Good Neighbors, Spanish Club) in 1945.
From the 1946 Mar-Ken School Yearbook, “Senior Biographies”:
Title: Tom Ludowitz
Copyright: Everett, Washington
Introduction: Tom is usually very seriously minded, but he is a lot of fun.
Forward: To become a famous pilot
Illustrations: Is determined to get that glider up or know the reason why. Likes all music.
Can you imagine Tom not talking about gliders?