Note: He signed a 1942 Junior High Yearbook: John J. Sennett
From the January 24, 1940 Mar-Ken Journal:
•SNOOPER: Seen surf board riding at Laguna Beach recently was the editor of “ye ole” Mar-Ken Journal, Jack Sennett. How was it, Jack? By the way Jack caused a minor riot one day this week by arriving in a very sporty green jacket.
•Jack Sennett wrote an article about a student body party in this issue of the school newspaper.
From the Mar-Ken 1940 Yearbook, as a Junior:
Jack Sennett, Junior is a local boy, who, we hope will make good. He thrives on swing music, dancing and swimming, and he is definitely against radicals and baseball. He likes the color blue, and also “Rhapsody in Blue”. His ambition is to graduate from Notre Dame.
From the September 27, 1940 Mar-Ken Journal:
•ALUMNI: Jack Sennet III is attending Mar-Ken College.
•Jack Sennett III wrote an editorial welcoming the new students, and the column, “Curriculum”.
•WHO’S WHO. To begin this column, your reporter has chosen that man-about-town-and-school Jack Sennett lll. Jack has great ambitions. He wants to be a politician, but first he plans to go to Notre Dame. He’s been attending Mar-Ken for about a year, and is now taking a post graduate course. He’s a fiend for swimming and dancing and is sooooo happy when eating steak.
From the October 11, 1940 Mar-Ken Journal:
•Jack Sennett lll is a co-Editor of this issue of the Mar-Ken Journal and he wrote the article “Get Acquainted Party Pronounced Success; Mar-Ken Notables Entertain” and an editorial for the school newspaper.
•”FASHION: Bright Colors Predominate.” And speaking of “Joe College”, steal a glance at Jack Sennett’s bow tie. It’s red, yellow and brown, stripped and snappy.
From the October 25, 1940 Mar-Ken Journal:
Jack Sennett is co-editor of this issue of the school newspaper.
From the November 8, 1940 Mar-Ken Journal:
•Jack Sennett was voted President of the Student Body after a close race with Bud McCallister.
•Jack Sennett III is the co-editor of this issue of the student newspaper. He wrote the articles “Halloween Party Tremendous Success, Novel Events Enjoyed by All”, and an editorial about “Responsibility”, and a column on sports.
From the November 20, 1940 Mar-Ken Journal:
•Jack Sennett is co-editor of this issue of the student newspaper.
•SNOOPER: Hear tell Jack Sennett’s badminton is getting real good – – been practicing much Jack?
•THANKSGIVING PLANS: Jack Sennett – – Relax
From the January 10, 1941 Mar-Ken Journal:
Jack Sennett is co-editor of this issue of the Mar-Ken Journal.
From the March 14, 1941 issue of the Mar-Ken Journal (student newspaper):
Jack Sennett. To be a soldier of fortune is Jack’s ambition. His favorite piece is Rhapsody in Blue and his favorite color is also blue. He is especially fond of quiet and intellectual girls. Jack’s favorite sport is swimming at which we hear he is very proficient. He spends most of his time on top of a surf-board.
National Honor Society honorary member, 1941.
Recipient of the Student Contest Award of the American Chemical Society, 1941.
Also see Pat Conlin’s scrapbook.