From 1940 Mar-Ken Yearbook:
Joan Allen represents Boston in our “geographical class.” She likes EARing Tschaikovsky’s 5th Symphony, EYEing “The Importance of Living,” and STUDYing Orientation. She has an interesting and sensible hobby – – collecting friends. Her main ambition is to make something of herself or to become a good wife.
From the September 27, 1940 Mar-Ken Journal:
ALUMNI: Joan Allen, who has just returned from a trip through the “States,” is studying for a career in radio.