Academy of Richmond County High School - Arc Yearbook (Augusta, GA)

 - Class of 1919

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P History and Purpose of The Class of 1919, of the Academy ot' Richmond County, presents this year's edition of the Annual to the school with the hope that in the years to come the publication of an Annual will be continued, and that from now on it will become a regular part of the student work of every Senior class. XX'e have this year paved the way for them and all that is necessary for those coming after is to follow in our foot steps. The purpose of "The ARCH is to leave some concrete reminder of the year Nineteen Hundred and Nineteen. This hook will live for years. and every Academy boy who has a copy of it can. in the the years to come, look through it and bring hack old memories of this year. Especially of value and interest it will he to the Senior Class who now are about to leave the halls of old Richmond. each one going his own way. lt will again and again bring back to them golden memories of their good old Senior days, memories of the year in which they received their Diplomas. The publishing of "The ARC" has been something entirely new. Never before had the School attempted the publication of an Annual, the only publi- cation up to this time being "The .XRC Light," which was a small magazine published monthly for six months. by the Senior Class. THE .JRC-1919 7 It was at first the intention of this class to publisl: the magazine. but on account of haying to lose two months from school on account of the influenza epidemic the idea was given up. It was then suggested by certain members of the class that instead of a magazine we publish an Annual. This motion was brought up and passed at the nrst class meeting. but little did we dream of the amount of work necessary to accomplish this end, if we had. I think the motion would have been lost. A statf was appointed and with the aid of a Faculty committee we started. For about a week or so we did not get very far from the start because of the fact that no one knew exactly what was necessary to be done, except possibly the Faculty committee who, in their college days. had done a little work of this nature. Atter a while various printing and engraving con- cerns sent in contracts and the most advisable one was signed. At about that time it dawned upon certain members of the Statt ta few of them it has not dawned upon yet! what a large amount of money it was really going to take. So the Business Managers began to try to work out a plan by which we could meet the costg subscription blanks were distributed among the boys in the Battalion, and glory be to them in the manner in which they backed ns up. Nearly every boy in the Battalion promised to take a copy, while Company "ll" promised the largest number of subscriptions. Prices for advertisements were figured out and, let it be said here, that the llusiness Managers did excellent work in obtaining them. Next came the part that was of most interest to the school, and that was the taking of pictures. As you can easily see all kinds were taken and the more we took the more delighted were the boys. After about a month and a half of worry and work the Annual was sent to press and the entire Staff took a rest, that is if studying hard for the last month of Senior work can be called taking a rest. IYhile I am writing I wish to extend to the men who made possible this Annual the appreciation of the entire Senior Class. Especially we wish to thank Messrs. Copeland, Skinner, bl. L., and Cason, members of the Faculty. who were our supreme advisors and helpers in the work. Next we wish to thank all the merchants of Augusta who gave ns an advertisement tif it had l'l0t been for their generosity we would hate to think of the plight of the Annual t. XYe also wish to thank the entire School, both Faculty and boys. for the manner in which they cooperated with us to obtain the best Animal possible. Last. but not least. we wish to thank Mr. Montell. the Animal photographer, for the interest he took in our work and for the good pictures which he photographed. as they greatly helped to make the Annual. As a closing, I will only hope that the people who read this Annual will get as much enjoyment and interest from it as there was work on our part to edit it. CAPT. C. A. Doot.tr'rLE. '19, Editor-itz-Clzicf. THE .IRC-IUIU THE .JRC-1910 O Foundation of the Academy of Richmond County The Academy of Richmond County is the oldest educational institution in lieorgia. and the fourth oldest in the United States, The Statute of USS, under which it was created, may not be a technical charter. and no corporate name was given to the lloard, which, though not called Trustees of the Richmond .Xcademyy was referred to sometimes as the LiHl'lll1114Nl1l11Cl'5 of Richmond County. some- times as the Trustees of Augusta, and sometimes as the Trustees of the Academy and the Church. The original act did not designate the duties nf the lloard. They exercised all manner of powers, many of them diverse, and from our present standpoint incongruous. It laid out the town. numbered the lots, named the streets, built St. l'aul's Church, managed the Academy and chose the teachers, ran a lottery, repaired the river bank, narrowed llroad and tireene Streets, and performed many other functions not recorded here. In 1783, immediately after the close of the war. the tirst demand of the citizens was for the establishment of an Academy. The new State had no money and no means of raising it, but it took advantage of the fact that the land in and around :Xugusta was held under royal grants, containing a provision that the purchaser should improve the property within a given time, or else that the lot should revert back to the King. Many of these lots had been bought up by those who did not improve them, and hence were liable to forfeiture. These. together with the Public Reserve, originally laid out as a common around the Fort, were vested in Trustees to be sold, and the proceeds used for building a church, and for the building of an academy or seminary of learning. It was, of course, necessary to sell lots and raise money before the school could be established. llut the citizens were not willing to wait on that slow progress for raising an endowment suflicient enough to maintain the Academy. They did not want their children to be deprived of that which was instantly needed. But the lloard looked at it from a financial standpoint, and took no steps either towards hiring a teacher or erecting a building. The public was not satisfied with the progress made and the Grand jury, on March 27, 1784, pre- sented as a grievance "the want of a seminary of learning." This stimulated the Board, and they let a contract for the erection of a schoolhouse. This con- tractor died before any work was done, and the Grand -lury again in October. 1784. presented as a grievance "the languishing situation of the intended Academy or Seminary of learning." The Board then rescinded the contract with the executor of the deceased contractor, but appeared to have been unable to for- ward the building. The Grand Jury, again responding to the public impatience, on March 2-l, 1785, presented as a grievance "the Commissioners for the public buildings of this town for not making proper exertions in getting the church and Academy erected, notwithstanding the funds appropriated for the purpose and which are deemed more than adequate to carry the same into execution." This presentment stirred them into motion. and on the next day, March 25. 1785, "the Board having consulted upon the employment of a Master for the 10 THE .JRC-1919 .'Xcademy, and llr. Xlim. Rogers. late of the state of Maryland, having been well recommended. as being of good fame and sufficiently learned in the sciences. appointed him Master at a salary of 2002 and the use of the buildings and gar- den, for which the said Master should give his whole time. shall teach the Latin. Greek and English languages. and the common practical branches of mathematics. according to the rules established and practiced in the seminaries of learning and reading in the Cnited States. Children learning letters and reading, will be charged S-1.00: those learning the principles of the English grammar and cipher- ing. 55.001 and those learning the Latin and Greek languages, or any branch of the mathematcs, 510.00 per quarter." The school established was for boys and girls and remained so for a long period, its exact termination not being known. Cln the same day they resolved that a merchant be employed to import books. the list of which shows a high standard for the new school. Also French and English tutors were employed at a salary of S300 each. The school was lirst held in some building that had formerly been used in pre-revolutionary days. and was opened in April, 1785, the lirst commencement being held on Clctober 24, 1736. We cannot determine exactly where the lirst schoolhouse was located, but the minutes of May, 178-1. show that the Board let the contract for a building which was to be erected on the square bounded by XYashington, Reynolds, Mclntosh and Day. the Academy to be exactly in the center: a large gate, avenue and court to be exactly in the front, and a garden from the back to the rear. This site was abandoned. and the lirst schoolhouse was erected on Bay between Elbert and Lincoln. ln it court was held, and also church services, until 1789, when St. Paul's was rebuilt. This building was spoken of as tenement No. 9. There was evidently another large building on the adjoining lot, for, at the same time, it was resolved that the lot No. S "should he reserved until the further order of the Board for the sessions of the General Assembly, and for the holding of the Superior and Inferior Courts of the county. together with the Circuit and District Courts of the United States. and that for that purpose the keys were to be given to his Excellency upon his appli- cation, who is required after the rising of the Legislature to deliver the same to the sheritt for the uses last named." The Public Examinations were held in the spring and fall, and it is most interesting to note to what great importance they were considered by the entire community. They were attended by the lloard oflicially and by the public gen- erally: sometimes by the Governor and the Executive Council, later by the City Council in a body. The first of which we have any record is that of March 30, 1786, and another in july, 1789. The above article was obtained from good authority and written by Felton Davis. of the Class of 1916, in his Senior Year. lYe feel that he should be given credit for his work, and we are glad to be able to obtain an article on the foun- dation of the Academy, written by an old Academy boy. Emron-ix-CHIEF. ". .zfx lu IQ' 1 1, If :fl W ,f -wf 3 V5 5 L-- , -J g LIU! f Q f ' 'X X K X , "'25jYXk! V! , X! J FAR " 1 ' . L55 Q QLI7 211 'T 1 Ll' ,1 X ' 1 fxvyfgg A cjx ' ,445 I ' iff K vwyf 9 JD nm j ' .,! w-,I 5111 ,. 293 E -7' ..- THE .-IRC-IUIU 13 Faculty Center, left to right: Mstjolt 1GiEURl'lli P. 1lt'T1.1iR, Principal, Coinmanrlant. .. ....,...... .lft1flzt'111trf1'r.v Graduate. Lhiivereity of Georgia. 189-1, 13. E. O. Coxw.-.Y SKINNER, Assistant Principal .......,.....,. Sfmf' lllw-lc, lflmtvilzg Graduate. Alabama ljolytechnic lnstitute, 1903, ll. li. and M. 19139. AY. R. KENEDX' .................., ................. . ..LGm1f111v1'rit1l Szzlvjrrfx Graduate. G601'gia Normal College and Business Institute. il. L. SKINNER ............... . ............... ....... P1lVl'5lit'.Y, .lftrflzrzlmtiuc G1'aduate, Alabama Polytechnic lnstitute, 19118, ll. S. and E. 1909. ELMER 1. Rixxsomr ...... .....,........ . .Y ............., Srivllrr, .llaflzruzafirs Graduate. L'nix'ersity of Georgia, 1913, ll. S. CHARLIES G, Comm ....... .........,..........,......... .... L Q mi Ifi.ffOl':X' Graduate, Trinity College, 1914, A. M. S. D. COPELAND ............................... . ........ HI'SfLJI'VX', Et'0lIO1lI1L'.Y Graduate, Mercer University, 1911, A. 13. M. T. BRYSON .................... ........... .......... E 1 zgiislz, -igrirzzlflzru Special course in English at Emory L'nix'ersity. C. A. SCRUGGS ...... ,..... ..................... V ............. . S rivlqrv, Latin Graduate, Mercer University, 1911, 13. A. G. H, SL.,xPP13Y .............. . ................... 7 ............ .... F rcnrlz Graduate, University of Georgia, 1917, A. ll. il. F. GXSON .................... ......................... . ..E11glisl1 Graduate, Mercer University, 1902, A. B. B. L. DE BRUYNE ...... ............. .........Y . . . ....... Frcnrlz, ,1fUf1If'IllUfl'L'S Graduate, High Connnercial School, Ugnabruck, Germany R. N. :ALLEN .......................................... Sriczirv, Shop Work Graduate, Furman University, 1911, A. B. THE .JRC-1919 The F ive C Iasses lleholdf oh boys, THE IPRESHM.-XX CLASS Their teachers wish them well: llut what they think their teachers are, Is not for us to tell. Next in line comes THE SOVHOKIORE CLASS, .X hard bunch to delineg Two years already we have tried To have this class relined. And now you see THE llAI.l,r-XNT THIRD. Soaring high in learning. llut now since French, they have tried, To earth they are returning. .-Sxlllllfwt last, comes THE JUNIOR CLASS, In numbers they are small: llut a better set you cannot rind, In the old assembly hall. .-X learned few, THE SENIORS are, Much knowledge they have gained: For Five long years they have worked, Their Diplomas to obtain. SGT. X'ERDIERY. '20 and SGT. Howsu., '20 X. X X A , , -X 4: "'A if --- -ff: ' "1 - XXL lxwyzyj f , if !x,X'!:X3?,1 Aff' 7 Q"l f,4 X5, ' XM X v flgzfkfh Q FR X 1-, X My A If. lb I 1 -' . 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Z W wQfQf MW Q X, X f W X ff X X 0 gXNm1w f Q wvk Ogtaggy W f N W 5' x . ' X X X 4 LVVIULQJQL, ,es X. N To Mr Hd-:5yrlSF,5fle I' lim THE ,JRC-1019 if 5' Il Bl11.L1:1t XX .x1.1qm:, Jie, L Ufftllll tfurzrnrl Here is l:l'lQllll Miller, OHL' of our l14111or n1t'11. He 15 one Of tl1e liig noises i11 I1-'rlcls ulfces i11 the Klilitarv, L:lSI'2ll'j', and .'X1111ual De11artn1c11ts nf the sclmwl, anfl has done El lrlt of wurk toward kEClJll'lQ tl1e111 gulllf. Miller date nn all affairs at Tuliinan. tQnestion: ls there a par ticular girl at Tulimanfl Miller l1:1s a nzagniltceiit voice for giving c1'r111111:111cls to his cc,1111pa11y, it can lie hearfl the far Clzlxx I 11't'-IU'1'.r1d1'11t Citrix l'r1',vld1'11t L1-1.11-Las A. ll1111L1r'r1.1. Ju. Ct1f1i11111 Cl11111u1'1'ri11l Our President has dune :1 great cleal to sti111ul:1tu interest l1l'UllIlCl the sclmtll ancl i11 the Senior Class in nartiftilar. HC stirpriscrl tlte class quita a lwit lay inalcinq' 95 1111 lllC last term 'sl1 lfxain. thy the way, we wntlltl like tu k11m1' just lmw mucli it mlicl oust lllllll. Llmrlit- is quite a ladies' 1111111 too tctuiltl not keep his class pin 24 l1Olll'Sl. It is said that he lias written ll llllllllltfl' nf letters In the 'I'nln11a11 Senior Class lot cuursc, all the l-usiness i11 tl1c nalnt- uf nur Senior Class 1. 1 21 ln the realm of Military eiitlcawr lie lzas liecn quite suc- cessful inlleerl, anrl stands tutlay the sectvml turkey i11 the liat- taliun. Nutt-ml: Homirs. 1. 2131: Cum-'1':1l, 3: lst Sgt. -1 tlnd Lieut. secnnil terinlg Lilllltllllll l'rcsidc11t Sciuru' Class: President Alex. ll. Stephens Literary Suciety: and Co-liclitor-i11-Cliief of "The Arc". 5. 'Q 'QE the class lacing Vice-President. He also is a real cute little telltm' anrl is up to tlistarce of four ur nxt tttt Nntecl: l'l1111o1's 1, 2, 3. -lg Corporal, last term 2: Sgt. 3: l,ient. 43 Capt:1i11. Yicc-President of the Class: President ,losepli R. lilllllll' Literary Snciety: and Co-Eflitwr-i11-Cl1ief of "The Arc". 5. Tl 1 1 ie l'lllI'DllL'l'S :lt-note the classes: , l'il'8Slll'l'lCllI .., Sopliu- IIIUFQQ 3, l11tcr111etliz1te3 4, ,lnninrg 5, Senior. THI1' .IRC-IUIU I7 C l1l.r,v ,N11f1l.11y 111l1l' 11111111111 .S'1ffj'l,1- 5'ul'.111'.I11f 711111111111 illll' l1o11111'.1111c Lltass 'li1'k'llNl'l'Cl' :1l11'a1's has 1111-1115 11f 11111111-1, tklass n11111ey 111 1'1111',a1-.1 11111 111 15 lllij' 11111 0111 11111111 111 llL'Zl1'll. llc llllll Smith 11ll1iL' 1111 tht- 1211111-1111st txxins. hs 1111 niilitary circles Milton ls c111n1n11n11 11111111.11 as "S1:1I11t- 9111 " Xotcrli l'l1,11111rs, l, I. 3, -1: Li1ll'lHPTlll, -1: Sgt.. 53 C11'11- 1 -1 A . - . l'ch1111l 111-11:1w11c1'e "'l'111' C11111A11', the iight 111 11111'1111le H1 11lllI'ii. 111- is 11 great m:1tr11111-111111 1-xpcrt 111111 C1111 tell 51111 tht 1rif1-111111 lllkllQlliCl' 111' every 1l'ZlIl f1'U1l1 Xflznn 1111 11111111. Noted: Color Sgt., -1: Ist 1,11-nt., 5: C1-1111111113' lf11111l1111l, 3, ' 1 sim-ss hlllllflgtl' uf the "'lih1' ,Xrfug Clitss l'r1-111101. 5. W. Co11NEL11's I"1.1f1511N1': Cllflflllll S1'i1'11fifi1' 1Ve ltave here Cornelius or better k111111-11 as. "Red". lie is one of our hriuht honor hoys who never studies over ten hours a night. He has just he-en made a Capt. and with his excellent kiiowledse of military tactics 1?1 he ought to make a good one. "Red" is pulling for tirst honor and has a goozl chance to get it, that is if not henten ont hy another Captain. Noterlz Honors, 1. 2, 3, 4: Corporal, 5: Sgt., 4: lst. l.ie11t. and Capt., 53 Class Historian, 5. I i 11111 'll' 111- Klein-r111 L'tilit1 1,1-ii.'L'1', f:1J1l'CllCL' rules 1 an ll'11ll 11111111 111111 lntx' the 111111-1' 1111 11h111111us 11111 toe the IS THE .JRC-1910 fu- HIQRRERT A xcvxr xv U bvrgvazzt C1 mia! 'Bl' the Senior Class XVork. Editor, 5. PIENRY A. RoBiNsoN Ist. Lft'1lft'llGI1f Sriclitzjif Here is the musical boy of the Class and leader of that wonderful organization known as the Academy Band. Henry is a line fellow and liked by all tespecially by the girlsl. lt is claimed that he has captured more girls' hearts than any other boy in the Class. He is a great Technical Student and claims that he does not study more than ten hours a day. Yoted' Corporal 3' lst Sgt 4' lst Lieut 5' Com oser of Class Song, 5. Bright boy, eh! Herbert is one of our wonderful story xx riteis and 1-. Con sidered very good on F. O. B stories therefore has been placed at the head of the Literary Department He is the originator of the Class and Honor insignia on the 'irm tat least he furnished the idea, but with the nnproxements of Major, you can hardly recognize Herbert s idea l He is rather inclined to be quiet but has talxen a gre it deal of interest in Noted: Honors, Z3 Corporal 4 st GI 3 Literarv A HfXRRX' D SNIITH Q Svrgvant Tttlzmral This is Harry our darling babx boy who takes great delight in playing with laboratory apparatus He and Belchng make up the Leavenworth Clique, the main purpose of which is to tease Robinson. Harry has made honors ex erx year regardless of the fact that he never studies over one hour a night UD 1 Noted: Honors, 1, 2, 3, 4: Corporal 4 Sgt 5 Company Football, 2, 5: Ass't Business Manager of the The -Xrc THE JRC-IUI'! lf' will -.tw Q., C. D111'1,111'v Sv1,v1QsT1i1: ' - lxt. l.i1'nt1'lnmt ll1'l11'r11I 0 - ' f ' .1 -1 1 - A va v Our 1'I'lCl14l, T-111:11 Sylvester IS quilt- :1 ladys 1111111 and 1' ' some dancvr. ln llliltilfj' circles l1e is ll lfirst l-ie11t. llllll cur' ' 3 ries 111s sword with great 1-x111'css11-11, Dnugluy ln our .Xtl1lct1c ' 'A lfflitor Zlllll is quite :111 :1t11lctc l11n1s1Al1. llc 1121s tried 1111-111 :1ll, :Z 3 fovttlmall, 11z1s1-111111 and track, and last yi-111' 111111 the l"z1culty 7' V' Cup at the Truck Meet. 1 I 'L Noted: L'or1111rz1l, 3: Sgt., -lg lst. Liunt., S: Lillllllilllj' limi- .- K " lbllll, 5: Track, 2, 3, -1: 1'l'rac14 Cup, -11 , 1-. " 4 e5 . It V Q . . 4. ,J Z.. , Q Cizftniii LI1'11cr11I W 4 1 . i1s11n1e 11111151185 includedb therefore 116 makes :1 v1-ry iinposinu Iignre 111 111s 11111f11r111. 111' 1s one of the Cillllillllts and is also 1'11'c11lz1t1o11 111111111gc-r of "'l'l11- Arc" in XYl1lCll p11s1t1o11 110 1121s lvecn very faithful 111 securing snlvscrip- tions. Noted: llonors, l, 2: Sgt.. 3: lst. Sgt.. -1: Clllllllilll .fXss't Business Manager, Secretary of 1111- .111-x. 11. Stepl1e11s Dclwnt- ing Society: Coinpriny lfmitlvall, 5. .111x1Es Bo,1r1vR1cHr .X 011-Drill G1'1i1'1'11I E A sad change has come over Jim in his high sclmol days, hrst year, tirst l'lOllOI', l1ftl1 year, well-lvut all t11e szune he is a jolly good fellow, liked 11y all and is pulling for at "lJ1p". I11 military, on account of the lack of GCl'lE'l'ZllS' places he quit drilling. Now l1e is one of the NIIOYI-Clflll l1o11oralnles". Noted: Honors, 1, 2: Private, 1. Z. 3, 4. Jcorge. last 1-t the drill 111.ys lvut not sl1-vrtest, is W1-ll k11111vn as willing to ollpnsu Zilljllllllg tl1:1t Zlllylllll' else r1rlv11cz1tcs. He 20 THE ARC-3625 ,lnnx XY. Bturrixantxxi Xml-llrilf Ln'IIL'7'41I A new addition tw mir Class frnni Mt. St. Klnrfs Ctllleze l z,ys nian, szxys he wants halt Z1 df-zen class rings lur his girls. .Xnother General in the nun-drill squad. V Nuted: Editor vt the ,ll-ke Department ot "The Arch 1 Coiiipzniy Fun-tliztll. 5: Class Uratdr. :. Z L, 111.1-Lis D, D.XXll,L A .Ymz-li1'ifl Tl'flr1zzt'uI is V Charlie is the original tourist from Klillen. He jnined our ' 9 Llass last yt-.xr hut with lns :wild nature and witty remarks "" has lteolnxe very pngwtilar. lle is yery liztndsonn- and it i Claimed that all the girls are crazy :thtlut hint. lie is zuifvther lvoy whim is lieznled if-r Tech land 2: good timer. .Xt present lie resides in the llurznitory and quit drill hecause of he-ing made cdrpnrial. Noted: Varsity lfntltlvall, -l: Cnrpornl: Ass't in the loke lieprirtznent. 5. J. PHILIP Gtmirsrmx .X-U11-I,1'1H Ctuzlrzlvrritll Here is the lmy who says he dues nut like tu hrag hut he is nuduuhtedly the lnest dehzttor in the school. One of Philip'S highest ambitions is to learn to dance sn he can attend the swell Sncial liunctions. He is noted fi-r never being nn time, and his ahility to ask questitns. but all the same he is a good hearted fellow and, in a way. is liked hy all. Noted: Private. l, 2. 3, 41 Puhlicity Manager. S. limmitshurg. Nld. Lifted ln' :ill and would have heen ix class urticer liild he heen with us lt-nger. lie is 11 great dancer and Rxxlv lsiklilix tall alll Un'IIt'l'ill ank ls latter inthnetl to he quiet in the Class yet he is 1 wats ready to enter into any fun and is an all rounrl tine e on U e tt ns lreatest pleasures is to tease lioldstein. i some unlxnoun reason he iniinagerl to get out of drilling in his thirtl utr theretore has not achieved any military o ed vate l 3 Class Events Editor. 5. hlonx E KIURPHEY Johnny is the bow xx ho sais he is afflicted with the disease known as laziness He ls our Class Poet, but says "never again as it means to much work. He is the original argurer and can cause more trouble in a Class meeting hy arguing than anv other fellow But all the same he is pretty popular and is actually pulling hard for a "Dip". Voted Honors 1 2 Corporal, 3: Sgt., 43 Company Foot- ball 3 J Track 3 Class Poet, 5. THE JRC-IUIU Zi g ll'vLv GRIFFVIN ,Yun-Drill L ml1ll1t"rt'itrf it was tirst thought that we were in t going to have Wyly with us this year as he tried to get into the S. A. T. C., then into the Navy but at last returned to Richmond. He is a great hasehall player, therefore has a girl in all the small country towns that the Academy plays. lt is even claimefl that after he gets his "Dip" he is going to either Sparta or Grovetown to live. Noted: Corporal, 3: Sgt., -lg Company Football 5, S: Yar- sity Basehall 4, 5. THE .JRC-1019 A Toast Heres to the grand old .-X. R. C. A better school tl1ere'll never lie. llere's to the men who have Inacle it 50. May their wealth and happiness ever grow. :X school tl1z1t's never fallen beltind. But! always been at the heatl of the line. Our boys To tight May the Over all left ltome and crossecl the sea. for freedom and ilCl1lOCI'ZlCf'. grand old Academy forever shed light. that is true. that is just. that is right! Coke. CQJLDEN U.xT1'Ex', '20 Q1 K xx .x 0 x 2 XXXX U X NW Nl SA W6 j wlggf i ' X x 4 .pl .,,. , , R - X X f mam, . TOHECQ N X 7 'I U my TSM 8" 1-I I -M . I' 'fl i X 'H I," X X Nm EL K :I K X px M 1. XR-' 1, ' ' 'N ff Af K . X K ' Ixiixvl-m'lW . , MNA ff X Nz!! I ,f XM N X ,IEMS Q W X 71 4 fx Q X X x ' X .V X W i522 ., ' -yy: E Z ' I . ! E f pw. f ,n31: 7 - 4 - . I 1 'Q -I I 192 1 -4 THE .-IRCMIUI9 P1'cs.'u'v111 ..... l'iu'-Pres1'u'v11i .... Sc'1'l'L'fz1l'j' ..... Trm1.v1n'er. . . .-Xttrirlge. Cliilorrl llurton, Clarence Carswell, john Clark. Harmon Davis, lYillia1n H. Dimmock, W'illiam Dolvin, R. l-. Edelblut. Ted Hook, Frank Junior Class flux.: Ojiirrrs .ll L'lIIl7Ci'.Y Howell, Horner vlarrell. joreph l-evx'. l.ion:l Martin, Rohr. Nixcgn, Scott Norvell, ?xlHI'lOl1 Plnnizy, Tl'lOl11E1S Reese. Lewis ....ll.xTTm', kill Drx ....llnxRr,Lnfm11 . ..,5TL'Rx11.x. Nxlx . ..X ERDICRY. 1 Ricllelnj:ox'e1'. Fran Saxon, Amory Synnns, Allen Tluompsou, Allrert Toley, Norman lYalsl1. Frank Weeks, Ricllarcl XYyly, llarry 26 THE JRC-IUIO Our Flag Our Flag with the accent on the word ourl Or, izi words that bring the meaning home more clearly. "Bly Flaglm How fine that sounds when you can point out to a foreigner "Old Glory" flying in the breeze. and say that it is yours. lt is yours to defend and love: it is yours to die for, if necessary. To be able to say that the Hag and what it represents is behind you in any lawful deed, and will see that you are given your just rights in any foreign land gives one conti- dence. What true American does not feel his blood grow hot and tingle in his veins, his heart thump faster, and a strange feeling creep down his backbone. when he sees "Old Glory' floating proudly at the head of a column of troop? 'lust imagine what the rlag must mean to a person who has been in a strange' country, from under the protecting wave of the Stars and Stripes, suddenly to see it at the mast of one of our battleships. Today. the flag is in lighting trim after having been carried into the midst of the European warg into the midst of the tight for peace and democracy. Today foreign powers know that our Hag and our uniform represent fighting qualities superior to those of any other country. They know that our flag is tobe respected or they will have to suffer the consequences of a fight with ourtroops. whom they have learned to fear. The forty-eight stars in our Hag represent forty-eight states. each an empire within itself. That these states have fought and worked together, has been one of the secrets of our success in past wars. Therefore. let us hope that in the future. each state will do its duty, so that the stars and stripes may forever wave over the "land of the free and the home of the brave." C.xP'r. C. .-X. DOOLITTLE, 'l9. w TERIVIEDI TE' ' xv,-N , ' ,, 'iii 'Q f 'S p wf 1 b" ' X 4 'NW X ! -X V X mf W 'M Y NY Nw K if fwf ix V,,,, K Y 5 4 , V f f Q H 4 " ' fw R ! fy f-4-4 a " 'am' 1 N Z i t R , I I E I 2 Pg J ' 1 ,A :NK .t , .. . ,.,,-.: I Q f I 1 r - x. r:i"'1,Av- wx pd' .ii THE .IRC-IUIU Pl'6SfdC1Jf ..... I'ft't'-Pl'r.vidv1gI .... SL't'1'ffd1'j' 1111111 Trvclsi Adams, Marion Baker. E. Heard, Frank llelding, Morris Burdashaw, XYillia1n Blanchard. Hubert Bowen, Charles Brenner, Otis Chance, Francis Clark, G. M. Cleckley. Hervey Doar, Frank Dorset. Fred Dumbar, Harney Fargo, Charles Fargo. XYalter Fell, XYilliam Ford, Hugh Fourcher, Kenneth Gordon, NYilson Intermediate Class L fuss Cffficrrs .lluzlllwagc Heath, Elliott Holland, Preston Holliday. Howard Holntan, Marsden Lackman, Rainiond Laird, Harold Langley. Seaborn Lehmann, Albert Lokey. Lonie Magruder. Milton 3 Mallard, Matthew Markert. I-Iermon Marks. Henry Marshalk, Fred Medlock. Ralph Miller. Hinton Morris, Adrian Morris. XX'illizun McCrary. hyillii-1111 McGahee. Ollie lallar ...NoR'rH, HEX x . . . .bIllzRM.XN. ....Mi-:RRx'. lil x Xachnian, Morton Otis. Francis Owens, .Xulgurn Owens. Meade Parks, Robert Faul, Sherwood l'hillips. Glenn ljliilpot, llillie Roberts. l'aul Robertson, Paul Roseborough. Edward Scruggs. I ightfoot Sprague, vl. Tanenhauin. Pinky Trowbridge, Kennard XYalkeI'. lYalton lYalton. Robt. XYatkins. Richard NYhitney, Moragne XYillia1ns. Roy THE .JRC-1919 I If I owned the Universe anrl all that it contains: If I ownerl .-Xnieriea. with all its grassy plains: If I owneil the tishes, that in the ocean clwell: If I ownefl the hirnls and htaits that main the womllaiid dell If I ownecl the stars that Cluwn upon us shine: If I owned the lnoonligllt that lovers think divine: If I owneil the rainbow, wlioie beauty is renowned: If I owned a Kingdom and were with jewels crowned: If I owned these-they, no doubt, wonlrl give me fame. But with all of them-I'd love HER just the same. CURP, CIILDEN l,i.X'I'TEY, '20, 0PI'I0m0RE xi X 'QW I 'fy . ,N .wi 'EJ 5123 ,........-" Lmlhi' ' ,,a-.,n.,., , 9 V s WJ .::....4.-:fcz:.x':.-t ,. ""'--"NY"-0 -- -'K 3-M.. ,.-1. , ..,. . x...--,h A. -....4 vv..y.'- ,-'- .,- ,L 'wx -1.4 an vu-mavpurl r new . . A . - . . n Q I JI-' U . n .v' s A531 THE .JRC-1910 Prvs1'a'v11t ..... l'fc'C-PI'4',s'fdl'1If ........ Sophomore Class CHISX Off'lCCI'.Y Sc'1'I'CfCII'y H1101 Tl'Cc75llI'c'l', . . . llaird, lYarren Barrett, Gould llarrett, Tobin lleckum, Thomas llland. Walter Blitchington, Frank lloyd, Lamar llrittingham, Geo. Caldwell, John Carr. Graham Carswell, Porter Churchill, C. H. Chumbley, C. VV. Cohen, Adrian Conley, Hugh Dasher, Nesbit Dicks, Edward Dorn, Briggs Ellis, Stephen Fmigh, Harry Eubanks, Roy Eubanks. Haskell Evans, Joe .llvlllluvx lilorence, Spurgeon Gardiner, Sears liepfert. Roy Gibson, Foster Halford. lfugene Harper, Harry Harrison, Dunbar llargett, bl. L. Hiers, Renfroe Hensley. E. .-X. lennings, Thomas -lohnson, Nelson jones, lsaclore Kerlmy, llearl Kershaw, .l. Killingsworth, Ralph Law, Xxillllillll Lee, Fitzhugh Legwin. Glenn Livingston, Edward Luekr. Curtis Lynch, YX'alter Mason, Hoyt ....MiikRx' ...TQILIKXTRIL ....kiu.l.x1 Rlasur, Louis Morris, Harry Morris. Lamar McNeill, james Newman. Harry U'Connell, Louis l'ark, Clarence Radford, Stanley Rice. llat Ripley, H. D. Rohinson, Reulsen Scarborough, Charle Spiers. NYilliam Tanenhaum, Xumin Thomas. liloyd Thomas, Leo Thompson. Wesley Yerrlery, Charles XX-E'3IllC1'S. Charlie lYeiele, Gardiner XYright, Harold Young. Cogdell THE .JRC-1910 Ye Freshmen I stuurl llllflll Zl lllllllllllllll, I gazcll flown upon the plain: saw Il lot uf green Stuff That lemkul like w:u'i11g grain. I took zzuntlxer look at it, I tlluugllt it must be grass: Iiut, gooclm-ss, to my horror, It was the ITl'6Sllll'l3l'l Claw. Sm: Ilmlm I-lowsu, :mel SGT. KI xrcmx XIERDERX fi' V "f KT Xxx ! ,f gx ' xx! , 1113 , ZZ, X X , ix XX , X' fJ ,X , Y Y , N ,N pl? X , X 1 ff ' ! X f 'B , ., . X . - X XX ,J- A .w ,Ck X, N1 -5 721- xvdbfonikf. Q 2 X gl 'af 5- .4. .-A". , 4 . . 17.0 3 5 J f i ! . z 14 5 I wifi - lil- il Q 1, Aff' -1 V. .EP5-S? THE .JRC-IUIO ,- If P1'C.iidv11f ........ Vlft'-P1'CXldL'1If .... 5 z'1'I'L'It1l"l' ....... T1'vas111'v1'. . . Adams. Oscar Anderson, Ilob Anderson. Spike Andrews, lYilliam Aitchison, C. T. Angelakos, Nick Barnes, Tracy llarrier. Clarence Barrow, R. L. lleall. Louis Beasley, Joe XX . Hessor. Phillip Binns, Lloyd Bleakley, Arthur Boatwright, Gray Britt. XYyman Bush, Fred Cadle, Fred Cheathem, 'lack Chew. Ben Cohen. Leopold Craig. Henry Cumming. Henry Daniels, Clarence D'Anti9nac, lYillia Deas. XYilliam Dunbar. Francis Dyess. Guvton Fakes. J. T. Emigh. James Ergle, Ramsey Farrar, Millard IH Freshman Class Crass QHirt'f's .llv1111u'r.r Fazio, l'at5y Fennell. Sam Ferguson. llarvcy Flythe. Starkey Fogel, Moses Frank. Alex Gepfert, Randolph tjibfon. llill Goodwin, Tholnas Graves, Thos. H. Hamilton. -lasper Hardman. Rushton Harmon. Marion Hatch. Frueit Hatcher. H. H. Hattaway, R. L. Heath, P. Hendee. Malcom Hogrefe. Carl Humphrey. Al'red lnman. Henry lordan. Howard Kershaw. Ted Kilpatrick. Cliarlie Kinard. Yerdery Leary. Guy Leitner. George Liops, Carlton Matheny. Theodore llertini. Fred MeElmurray, P. Miller, E. ... .ll.xui.ER. lzmx .xiao ........ .liR.XY. rliljll ....l2.xxi.1ix', Blalciox ....X1xnN. tlwixx Kliller. llcsfie Morgan. lleury Xlorrif. Klilledge Murrah. lidn ard l'Z1l'isll. lilly l'arker. .-Xmory l'arker. George Perkins, Henry I l'illips. Stephens l'owell. XYillie Prather, Willie Te I Q I IZ. . .. .. l rescott. Leon Riclardfon, Xevette Rogers, Clitlord Samuel. -larrette Saxon, Donald Seigler. XYilliam Sherlock, Cecil Sankine, L. H. Fmith, Den Foutlall. Richard Speering, Harry Fnoffard. George Q'ory. Lewis Thomtson. Young Yan Pelt. Jrhn ll'alQh. Tl'o1nas Walters. Fred lYliitlock. Higdon lYren, Hubert I 38 THE .JRC-1919 XYILLIMI H. S'I'li1'HENS Last, but not least, comes our friend, XYilliam the janitor. The pictures of the school would not be complete without him, as he has been with us for many a year. He was he1'e when the present Seniors were Freshmen, and they. after june, will leave him still here. to see other Classes come and go. If it were not for ll'illiam we would freeze in the winter, and if it were not for him we would be wading in chalk and paper. which the Freshmen take great delight in throwing. So, here is to lYilliam, may he continue at the Academy for many a year to come, and may his life be made more enjoyable by the future Freshmen throwing less shot and chalk. 90W T957 X TA i x .F ,' 1 4, , fm I Q. , X V f ,Q - Z ff fl f"' ff X1 Q A C X f X! X , I 1 X if J I , ff ff ' N X F -i ?- A, Y w ' f l ggi- fl X If f F5 I 1' " , ,f xx w f R N ,, X ff A ' 2 I at r If ' ff! V 1 x V 1 A X 1: f M Xu ' l l f L, f' y + "Q v i , f 4 . P 4 , Ui Y - ffl4, , UV' f iiffffi uf f 11 C sf 1 in--Y-...f 7 . -..f- ..m' .ff . wa. THE .JRC-1919 41 The Dormitory O-Z'fil'L'l'5 . . . .l'oliceman. .lanitrmr anfl "Meat Slicer' -I. L. SKIXNER. S. D. CoPEi,.xND. .. C. G. CURDLE. .. R. X. ALLEN. . .. G. H. SLAPPEY. . .. .'XI'l'L'IIISClN, C. . Bi..xxcH.xRD, H. BLAND, XY. .. C.xRswE1-L, -I. .. . .. C.xRswE1.L, P. .. . .. DANIEL, C. .. DURN. B. ...... . H.xRG13TT, J. L. . HARPER, H. .. HoLLID.xY. H. . -l.-XRRELL, J. .. JONES, I. .. . . . . . . . .Detective :mil "Time" Keeper . . .l"l1otUg1'aplier and "Floor XYallcer" ............Lil1rarian and Debater ...Co1'respm,mile11t zmrl "Mail XYatcl1c1"' I iz nz airy . . ..-Xkrou. Ohio .. . . .l'l3.1'lS11l, Ga. . . . .Statesluoiugr ha. .XYZ1yll65lJO1'O, Cla. .XYaynesbor0, Lia. ......Milleu, Ga. .McCormick, S. C. ... .XYest Point. Ga. ....Martin, S. C. .XYasl1ington, Ga. . . . . ..-Xtliens, Ga. Jeffersonville. Ga. Kl.xc:RL'1u51:. Xl. ..... .f.YiI'OYCI0Wl1. Ga. 1luRR1s. L. .. ...Heplizilialm Ga. NuRx'131-I, Rl. . .... LiI'OYCIOXYl1. Ga. l'i111.1.1Ps. Li. .. .... Harlem. Ga. l"11u.l.1Ps, S. .. .... Harlem. Ga. ljRliSCUTT, L. .... Klcllean. Ga. REESE, L. .......... Grmiwetowli. Ga. Trimirsux, G. A..XYl1ite Plains, X. Y. Tuoxirsux. Y. H. .... Montrose, Ga. XYALKER, G. XY. ...... Cochrane, Ga. XYALTOX. R. .. .... Harlem. Ga. XYEEKS. R. .. .... Harlem, Ga. THE .-I R C-IUIU .-4 iL,1,. ,i. -i-11 - ,1i,i - ,i,-1 - l1 ? -.ll ll i ' .. -. .ll- 1 . . - .il li 11-.1 il -1.1- I. f A ff ,X qi JNT Tr f , M I 2 A ,z ip If JZflf".2u E ' H SJW Ufiix i, M1 , N lugs, 4 X r,wM -""' -.l x V 1 475 Y--X "7 ,' 91 . Q Q Q1 . - 1i- -1 . 1 f 1 . . 1 - - .i 1 illvll . 11 . 5 . ', .,, f p Siff! - f, - X ,f i lf U q D Yi J KL E f'Y,l Xxxxx 74- , ' -""" J , , ,, 44 4, - bp .M Q1 'i .- I 'A 1 V L ,Ig ,.. QN H gi H? ff, '1- W' 1 X pf? at -5 f fe' 7 'N 7 X X W .1 114 W X ' 414941054 44' x wiki r N 7-W Y P1 JN if V 141 XX X ' T, L Lf i my -f Q X " ,pw . ... A 'I ,i 1 I- 5 5 '- A ' fi Q N l - 5 Q -14 THE .JRC-1910 Nliliiary Department Iiditor, C.xr'r. XY. C. Iiriinixo Available records show that the Academy of Richmond County was first Organized upon a military liasis in 1382 under the command of Capt. I. 0. Clarke. The cadets were formed into a single company and drills were held in the afternoons, three times per week. In 1887, Isieut. lf. XY. Greenleaf was put in charge of the Department, which was discontinued in 1888. Ten years later. a military organization was adopted under the command uf Klajor Geo. I'. liutler, who is the present Commandant of the Department. Two companies were formed and a short drill was held each morning. instead of the usual recess. After a few years, under the command of Major llutler. the Department had increased in numbers to such an extent that it was necessary to organize three companies, and later four. as in the present llattalion. Light single-shot Remington rifles were used from 1918 until 1015 when Krag-Jorgensen Carbines were loaned by the Government and ammunition was supplied for target practice until the outbreak of the XYorld XYar. The Rifle Range of the National Guard, which is situated about six miles from Augusta, just off the 1Iilledgeville Road, was available for this purpose and some fine records were made by the cadets. In 1914 a beautiful stand of Colors was bought, replacing the old Academy Hag used before that time. The Cadet Iland was organized in 1015 under the leadership of Lieut. C. Iiohlruss. and has been a most valuable feature of the Department ever since. It is worthy of note that no professional instruction has ever been given the lland and that the membership has always been confined to cadets actively enrolled. The cadets have three uniforms: the fatigue uniform, consisting of a blue coat, bell crowned cap and grey trousers: the full dress uniform, consisting of the blue coat and bell crowned cap of the fatigue uniform and white trousersg the summer uniform, consisting of khaki breeches, shirt. cap and leggings. The fatigue uniform is worn by the cadets from November to April and the khaki uniform from April to June, while full dress is worn only on Memorial Day, Company and Individual Prize drill days and on other special occasions such as the Commencement Exercises. The most notable features of the Military Department during the year are the Individual and Company Prize Drills held during the month of May, in which the ability both of the individuals and of the unit as a whole is tested to the limit. In the Individual I'rize Drill, each Captain is allowed to select ten men from his company. These men must be well drilled in the Manual of Arms as they represent the company in the Drill. The Captains give the commands and the Drill is judged by officers of the National Guard. Each cadet is allowed three' mistakes before he is put out of the Drill. The last ten men standing count one point each for the company which they represent toward the Preparedness Cup, presented to the school by the Class of 1916. The last man standing in the drill is awarded the "Levy Medal" for proficiency in the Manual of Arms, and counts for ten points toward the cup for his Company. THE .IRCX-IUIU +5 S iaff Major li. l'. lluller. Cnnnnanmlznnz Lieutenant Lf ll. Llfhen. .Xdjutanti Supply Sergeant, Xl. ll. llel-ling: Lfivlnr Sergc-ants. ll. tflecliley' and ll. Kl'rrv: Llvlor ljuards. l'. lluluettx and bl. ll, larrell: liugler, Klezulc- Uwenx, ln the Coxiipgmy l'rizr- Drill, each Lkniipaiiv ix lrrnuglu up Neparznelv ltetlwe three or four military judgex. where it grips tlnmugh the Klanual uf Arnie and ll few firingCi,m1n1n:lnmlN, and then givex ll company drill, guing thrimugh all the conunanfls of Clme Urder. The drill generally lasts almi.t twelve minutes. l'wints are given the Kmupaiiv according lu the Snap uf the nfficers and inc-.i. the guiding. the nuniher of cnnnnands given during the drill and the inzuv'-gr 1-f execution. After all the companies have llCI'fIl1'lllL'll, the judgex meet and check cv er the points given each Llmiiirziiiv anal the une receiving the highest nnnilwer -1' 'mintf is declared the best drilled ccnnpany of the year. The coinbanv receivinff the hiuheft total of ,mintf in hnth the indivitlral and .' . b 4 1 the cmnpaiiv drills has IIS ntune enQrave:l un the "l'repzu'edness Lup is the lvest all-round company of the liattaliun for that vear. During the lYrurld XYar the .Xcadeniv was well reprexented in the Army. Xavv and Marine Lll,l1'l'4 and a large percentage of her fwrmer cazlets were cinn- niissioned as ofticers. I deaire to make special mention of Capt. lf. C. fl. Dan- forth of the Slnd Division, Capt, Roy, L'-voper, Slnd lilivixicm who was rounded and lst Lieut. E. l. Rzuiscnn, who are all former Acadeniv cadets and wlm were at the time of the declaration of war serving on the lfacultv of the institution THE .JR C-1910 Commissioned Officers I'. . ..xfi, . I'. , Q' ALXWIIJR than. P. ISri'r1.ER '1'x1wXYx11'11 -I XI, ' 'mm AYRICIIT, G., Co, C. 15' L in" lsr L Ii " IST Lui ls L 1' 1 A . Lo. A. C.xPT.x1N DuuL1'r'r1.E, C. A., Co. B C.x11T.x1N F1.13M1NG, XY. C.. Co. D sr Il 1icN.xN'r Rmxlxsux, H. A., Ilaud I I rEN.xx'1' S'1'L'Rxi.xN, XY. S., Co. A. L 1EN.xN'r SYINESTER, C. D., Co. R. ir ILL 1I2N.xNT IlL'RD.xsH.xw, XY., Band lsr L1EL'T12N.xNT SYMMS, A., Co. C. 15T L15L"rEN.xNT Sxxmx, A., Co. D. lsr L 12L"r1fN.fxN'r CIAIQENLE H. CUHEN, ,ftfj'llfllI4f ZND LIEUTENANT XYALSH, F., Co. A. ZND LIEUTENANT XYHITNEY, M., Co. B. IND L1Erj'1'EN.xN'r Fxluio, XY., Co. C. ZND LIEVTENANT IAIARKS, H., Co. D. z'-'z',,' ' .,f ! L. .-A:. , I - nga -44 f : 41. af I L-ob .1 :ff xi- I wt, vu- ' 11913: 1 1 I., "f.,g- 4 s ' ' . 91 v- 11' , . -, ' nf-:- - 1 'lb THE .JRC-IUIU ff' Capt. ,L M. XX'aIker gg 93 Company A CsUl'lXIl1Z1llk1Cll by Captain -L Miller XX':1lker L1'c1rfrm1nt.f Slurmau. XX'. S., lst Lieut. XX'alsl1. F., Ind Lieut. Sz'I'flz'c1llY.Y V11il1iZX'. T. ll.. 1 Fell, XX'. Rulqertsrnxl, R L'u1'f0ruIs Merry. G. llattey. C. R. llrczmer, U. L. .XxXICl1iSI'lll, C. T. Blzmml. XX. Ii. Iielcling, M. ii. llmxfrl. C. Uuwl, N. L. Tiufh, I'. XX. lil6z1klcX', .'X. Chlllnlnlcy, C. Clumcc. Ii. XQUIIIPY, H. Chcw. li. Cheiltllcm, LI. ll. Cummingx, ll. II llwar, I". M. P1'z":'L1tv.v IJUFSQI, L. Ellbrulks. R. L. Ifmigh, II. lnlmsrm, In Gibson. XX'. H. Ilullzulci. 12. I'. llulmfm, M. llumpl1rcx's. A. Harper. H. Kilpatrick, C. Leary. G. Lucky. ,L C. Lcgwcn. ll. XX. Mcrtim. V. tl. st Scrg. M-41115. XX. Henry. G. Garcliner. L. S. Jennings. T. XX. .-Xalams, J. M. Miller. D. Mclilmurrny. R Puts. L. S. Roberts, I'. Robinson. R. Sweet. E. .X. Spicrs, XX'. T. Saxon. D. Tohvv. X. KI. XXLZIIICYS, F. XX.l'igl'lf, H. XX'z1tkil1S. R. XX'uatl1Crs, C. F. XX'rcn, H. wil THE JRC-IUIU Capt. C. A. Doolittle Company "BU Coniinantlefl by Captain Charles A. Doolittle Livlztvlztzzlts Sylvester. C. D.. lft I-ieut. XYhitney. M. A., Zncl Lie it Martin. R. Lackman. R. Morris, A. Miller. H. Xachnian. M. Anrlerson, R. E. Angela kos. XY. Barnes, E. T. llaxley. M. E. llecknm. T. D. Bessor. P. Illitchington. T. H. lioatwright. G. M. Caclle, li. I.. Calflwell. T. XY. llimmock. XY. If. Eakes, ll. T. Evans. J. XY. Fmigh, bl. 5c'I'gf."t1l1fS Howell. H. A., lst Serg. Morris. L. Hook. F. Cnrffomls Kilpatrick. A. McGahee, O. Thompson. G. A. Priz'aIv.r liazio. P. bl. Iiennell. S. XY. ilillmzm. C. liooclwin, T. Gray. T. Nixon. G. H. Xorvell. M. Park. N. C. Parker. H. R. Perkins. H. R. Phillips, A. S. Mason, H. Matheny. T. Morris, M. Medlock. R. Hagler. E. XY. Halford, M. E. Harmon, M. Hendee. M. H. Inman, H. P. jones. I. G. Thompson. Y. H. Ifirilen. H. D. Story, L. Y. Killingsworth. R. M. Tanenbaum, l'. Law. XY. Trowbridge. K. S l.:iirrl, ll. x .iv lf ,ads wx X gigs? I 8 E 7 THE .JRC-IUIO Company "Cv Capt. G. XX'. Xx'l'igFlt LALIIUIHIXULICIX lsy Clllltilill George XXX Xxvfigllt L fuzz tvzm II is SXIINNS, .X.. lst Lin-ut. Fargo. XX'.. lml Lieut. Smith. HY. Burton. C. Philpot. XX'. K. Lokey. L. I.. Conlon, XX4. Aclams, U. Ilairml. XX'. llakcr, E. Barrett. G. Ilcall, F. I-. llerwley. vl. lilzmchnrcl, ll. I:I'illiIlgllZllN. l I7'.Xntign:1c. XX Dzvhcr. N. Dickes. If. llumhar. F. Dycss. Bl. il. Ifuhanks, ll. F Svrgvulzfs Xorth, H. M.. lst Surg. Curfuralx 1'1'1':'afv.v I. Fergersou, I... II. Flythe. S. S. Fuurcher. K. Frank, A. iicpfert. J. R. Hrzlves, T. S. Hurdmzm, bl. R. Hargett. J. I.. Hutch, E. Iluttaway. R. Kcrsl1z1w. J. Lynch, XX'. H. Klnllarcl, M. llarsclmlk. F. F. Sherman, J. C. Heath. 3ICCiI'Hl'X', XX'. Radford. R. Clark, M. Miller. E. Hurrah. IQ. Newman, H. Phillips. G. S. Rice. P. Richzwdson, N. 5 Ridlehoover, F. Rosehorough, E. Southall, R. Smith. M. R. Spesring, H. X'erde1'y, C. XX'iIIiams, R. M. H mm 54 THE .JRC-IUIQ Capt. XX'. C. Fleming Company "DH Com111zm1ler.l by Clllitiilll XX'. Ll1'll'I'lCllLlS Fleming Livzz fflldll ts Szlxrm. A., lst Lieut. Marks. H., Ind Lieut Yerclery. M. Dumbar. ll. Parks, R. .'XmlrCwS, XX'. C. Attriclge. U. C. llarrow, R. l.. llI'Hwll. H. l'l. Carr. L. 1-2. L':u'fwell. l'. XY. L'lturcl1ill, XY. Cullen, A. .. U- l,1.u,,. H. llzmiels. R. C. llezns. XX. l'lZlTI'IlI'. M. lfugcl. Xl. .5'r'1'g1vu11 fs Nnchman, H.. lst Ser C-urf'0I'dl5 Davis. XY. H. P1'i':'af4's Florence. R. S. ilepfert. L. R. llarrison. IJ. Heath, l'. Hiers, E. R. hlarrell. Ll. li. Kinarrl. -l. X'. Leitner, 12. llagrualer. G. M. Klurris, H. H. llcxeil. .l. Uwens. .-X. l ar1sl1. A. R. Lehmann. A. H. Fargo. C. Hogrefe. C. Powell. XX'. T. Prather. XX'. T. Reese. L. II. Samuel. bl. Sherlock. C. Simkins. L. H. Spofforml, lj. lf. Thomas, L. Tlmmas. F. Thompson, XY. XX'ZllSll. lf. XX'eigle. bl. G. XX'yly. ll. Fry THE ,JRC-1919 lst Lieut. H. A. Robinson The Band Commaniled by Lieutenant Henry .-X. Robinson LI'CIlfr'lIdIIf5 Robinson. H. .-X., lst Lieut. 1ClarineU Burdasliaw. KY.. Znrl Lieut. tCornetH Drum ,Uajor Sergeant Carswell, J. Scryvuzz I5 Clark. H. R., lst Serg. 1Cornet'l Levy, L. 4 Trombone l Corfoml Young, XY. C. 1CornetW .xllLit'I'SUl1. S.. Clarinet Cohen, L.. Aho Iirgle. R., Tl'1f1l11i,Itill1C Hatcher, H.. Hass Drum Masnr, L., Cornet Priratvx Kersllaw, T., :Xllo XYZIIICOI1, R.. Tuba XYeekS. 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N, X F5 H2 THE .JRC-IQIO Literary Department l'lliRlIlili'l' N.xt'1iit.xN, '19, Editor The Fatal Sword About the year lS8'J, when a part of the Royal Troops of England were billeted on the outskirts of the little Village of XX iltshire, in the northern part of England, a terrible tragedy occurred among them. In this particular regiment there were two brothers, john and Maurice Ingletow, who were inseparable. lt happened that the amusement of the troops was very limited. XX'hcn ot? duty they played different games, such as cards, 'lack-knife and dice. They also indulged in the English athletic sports, but one of the things they took greatest interest in was daring one another to do things that were dangerous or risky. They longed for some excitement. One night, when the card game had become uninteresting, one of the sol- diers jokingly said: "XYhich one of you fellows would enjoy a night in the village grave yard? They tell me it's haunted." "l'll take you up, old top," said -lohn lngletow. accepting the challenge. "would tonight suit 7' "Sure," answered the other. Since it was then only nine o'clock, john thought he would get a few hours sleep before starting on his journey. Going to his tent, he slept without taking off his clothes. At eleven o'clock he got up, slipped on his shoes, buckled two automatic pistols to his belt and started for the stable. There he selected the fastest horse. lYhile he was putting the saddle on the back of the animal some of his friends entered the stable. 'They asked him casually what he was going to take for protection. He replied: "My two reliable friends, my automaticsf' "Those should be sufficient," said one of them, with a smile. Then they left him. He finished saddling his horse, mounted and started on his journey. ll'hile passing his tent, the thought struck him that there might be need of his sword, so dismounting, he went into his tent. unlocked his trunk. and got it. After buckling it around his waist, he again mounted his horse and continued his journey. XYould be have any trouble? XX'ould he encounter anything out of the ordinary? Something told him that he would. lle reached the village at eleven-thirty and passed through without meeting any one. He reached the grave yard as the village clock was striking the hour of midnight. tied his horse to a hitcbing post, calmly walked into the grave- yard and took a seat on a tomb-stone. Unconsciously he felt for the butts of his automatics and the hilt of his sword. He had hardly been there ten minutes, when about tifty feet in front of him, a tigure in white suddenly arose from an open grave. The blood froze in his veins and he was paralyzed with fear. In a few moments he half-way regained control of himself. He could make out the spectre by the light of the moon. The head appeared to be a skull, fire flashing from the eyes: the white YHE .JRC-1911! o3 robe it W01'C was smeared with blood: its walk was slow and deliberate. Loining toward him, it emitted a hollow groan. every few feet. The phantom was only twenty feet from him: he drew his automatics and demanded that the figure stop, but it cattle on. He tired. but to his dismay and untold terror. the ghost. with a mocking laugh, placed its hand to its mouth. took the bullet out and threw it back at him. He tired both of his automatics in quick succession and continued tiring until they were empty. Ilut the spectre. with the same liloo-lfcurtlling cry. returned the bullets to him. Terror-stricken and desperate. he rushed up. drew his sword and plunged it into the chest of the ligure in white. There was a dying moan: the form fell forward into his arms: the skull fell from its Imrltlull. and he recognized the face of his own brother, Maurice! It happened thus. XYhile hlolzn was sleeping. his brother and the other sol- diers went into his tent. took the bullets out of the cartridges and placed the blank cartridges back in the magazines. These bullets were then placed in the mouth of the skull, to be thrown at ,lohn when he tired the blank cartridges. The skull was borrowed from the village undertaker. phospltorous was lifiught from a drug store to be rubbed in the eye-sockets of the skull. All that was then necessary was the borrowing of a sheet and the smearing of a little beef blood. The pos- sibility of 'lohn carrying a sword was not taken into consideration by the prac- tical jokers. CULDEN Rixn IS,vi"rEv, '20, Corf. Co. A. Josh Corntossefs Letters Dear Mirandy: I'm a seeynur now. an' fur this reason I kin look down upon the fellers of the lower classes. which has to look up to me. seein' as I'm six foot two. Ye no. Mira, I aint eggzactly a English skollar, even if I am a seenyur, but as long as Mr. Cason. the man whut lurns me how to speek. read and rite an spell the English langwidge korreckly aint around. he wont no nuthin' about my spellin'. Ye no Mira. I hev to be very keerful whut I rite when Mr. Cason is round. bekause he uses such big words an' he dont want ye to use little wuns. XYhen ye speek to him ye hev to say "epistol" fer "letter" or "pedal eckstremitys" fer "feat" an' so fourth. Speelein about Mr. Cason. Mira. it seems thet he dont do nuthin but pik on me all the time. XYhy the uther day I sed somethin about "kin" an he sed. "Yung man. do not elusidate to yer professer in such a inkomprehensible fashun, ye shud have sed 'kan'." It kant be did. Then the uther day he sed. "Mister Corntosself' he sed. "ye appeer ter hev very little konsepshun uv how to kom- prehen the intrikit parts uv the English langwidge. If ye wood prolong the amount of mental ecksercize toward ther department uv English, ye wood prob- ubly ackomplish more in the way of elekoosliunf' I sed, "Mister Casou. yer epiglotis is konlistikatedf' Ye no, Mira. he's very fond uv usin big words, but when I sed that, he turned red, white an blue. He musta bin under the impreshun that I kud use bigger words than he kud because he sed. "Yung man. on akount uv yer im- pertinent attitude I shall give ye a hundred minnetsf' Honest. Mira. he give me a hundred minnets! lYell I wuz so took back I kudnt say anything for a minnet, then I remembered my manners an sed. "Thank ye sir." I dont understand him mutch because he uses sutch big words. ye kant understan him. 64 THE .JRC-1919 I havnt been doin mutch. Mira. I only been to sicks shows an four movin pickter shows this weak. Ye see l kant do mutch sassiety. seein as my time 15 all took up at skool. I'll rite ye more next time. but a seenyur kant be eggspeckted to rite very mutch, as his time is all took up in skool. Yers as ever. josh. P. S. I met a gurl last nite. Say. Mira. if ye wood put yer hare on top uv yer hed like she duz, ye wood be just ez good lookin'-maybe. Dear Mirandy: I dont think I ever rote ye about the milinery department at this skool. The prinsipal uv the skool is in charge uv it. His name is Majer Butler tmostly Majer l. I'm a stable sagent although we aint got no stable. I ware four stripes. The uther day they gave us servis stripes. t Servis stripes. Mira, are-just servis stripes.i The seenyurs ware the mostest. XYhen I got all uv them stripes put on my union suit. I looked like a konvick. Majer Butler is head uv the mil- inery department. but like all majers he dont do nuthin. He shoves it oi? on the adjutant, which is so thick-headed he kant do nuthin. so he passes it to the kaptins. I woodnt be a kaptin-ye have to holler to mutch. XYe got a good fakulty at this skool. lYith the eggsepshun uv the teechers its a peech. Mister De llruyne is a Hollander. Mira, only he aint a Hollander. and he's a Frenchman too but he aint a Frenchman either. I think. Mira. he belongs to the leegue uv Nashuns. lX'hen you ask him a question in French, he sez. "Hee wee. absolutly mein freindt, dot iss der hokus-pokus uf der langwidgef' Mister Copeland is a perkuliar man, Mira. he wuz sposed to have kame frum Sugar Yalley. but I think he came frum Lemon Mountain. Mister Scruggs is another perkuliar man, Mira. He is what he thinks he aint. He wooda bin a dokter if he hadnt a bin a farmer an he wooda bin a farmer if he hadnt a ben a teecher etc. He must be a Bullsheveeki because he tride to blow the akademy up onct in the lab. He nnse more Fizzyology then the man whut invented it. tC7r thinks he doesfl Then we got a kinder quiet teecher. Mr. Kennedy is wun uv these here fellers whut looks worser then he is. Thats how he gets along. He looks like he's mad all the time. but he aint, oh no! he's only angry. XYell Mira, I'll have to nock oPf an go see a gurl I met. Her names Angelika. She shore wood be pretty if she wuznt so ugly. .-Xverdupwa fThats Frenchil, Josh. Dear Mirandy: lYun uv hour old teechers hez kame back. He wuz a korporal in the C. S. army. Mister Cordle kin shore teech good. He teeched Cleckly how to run. so good that now Cleckly kin beat him. XYe've got two bruthers on the fakulty. Misters O. C. an I. L. Skinner. Mister -I. L. trys to be sarkastik. but as sutch hes a faylur. Mister O. C. is the same way when he trys to be stern. The trubble with both uv them is that they are to good natured. Mister U. C. hez bin like the ol mule ever sence hez bin assistant prinsipal, 'aint like he uster be.' Oh yea, we got another feller whut hez kome back frutn war. Mister Ransom wuz a lootenent in the army. He sez that he is the only man on the fakulty whut kin handle the Freshmen an he got his eggsperiense teechin rookies. THE .-IRC-IUI9 65 There is anuther quiet man on the fakulty. Mister llryson is so quiet that ye cant here him unless he makes a noize. lrle wooda bin a farmer or a base- ball player like Ty Lobb it he hadnt a bin a teecher. Then we got the Gold Dust Twins. Mister Slappey and Mister Allen are to the fakulty. whut Smith an lielding are to the sennyur class. XYhen ye see Mister Slappey. ye no Mister Allen is within a radius of a millyun miles frum him. Mister Allen dont say much znzlfrs he talks an Mister Slappey dont say much XYHEN he talks. XYell, Mira, them are the fellers who will either give me my diploma or wont. Dont tell nobody, Mira, but l think they wont. Yours for a dip, Josh. Dear Mirandy: Kongratulate me-l'm a dipper. A clipper. Mira, is a feller whut hez got his dip. A dipper hez In her a dip, but a dip dont hev to hev a dipper. I bet lllj' dip had hart faylur, because it thought it woodnt have a dipper, an I no wun dipper whut had hart faylur because he waz afraid he wootlut get a dip. I'm Goin to be home Toosdav. I he.l to eo out an tell Anffelika Hood-bye, It tv . D B b . most broke her hart. She give me a solid gold Z karat skarf pin. I'll see you immediately if not sooner. when I get off the trane. Yours on a Sundae, -losh. P. S. I seen Mister Copeland just now an I sed I wuz goin to kollege. He sed he wuz glad to hear it. QI wunder whut he ment by that.l HERBERT N.xcHM.xX. 319. ISI Syl. CO, D. The Unsuspected Criminal In the quaint village of Epernay, France. lived a rich old financier, Louis Fontaine. He was descended from the best French people and was known throughout the surrounding country. His wife had been dead tifteen years and his only consolation was that his son. Francois. would inherit his fortune. Francois. who was twenty years old, realized that his father's health was failing, and set out to procure a doctor. who would care for him. At that time criminality in France was at its worst and every day brought forth many mysteries. Francois returned from Ghent with a physician, named Pierre Stavros. He was a shrewd looking man and he seemed to know much ot his work. One month after the arrival of the doctor, a peculiar thing happened. It was on the night of September 27, 1897. Old Fontaine had just retired and Francois was attending a ball held in honor of Mlle. Marie Montmantre, the daughter of distinguished parents. It was long after three o'clock when Francois started for home. just as he entered the front door, he was clutched, bound and drugged, by several masked men. XYhen Francois regained consciousness, he found himself in an old room which was apparently a part of an old chateau. It was night and he heard the we THE .IRC-1919 sound of voices near by. He got up and explored the room, but he found noth- ing in it but an old trunk. All of the doors were locked from the outside and he knew he was a prisoner. He cared not for his own hardships. but' thought only of predicaments that his father might be in. Thus he was kept for several days. Every night food was given to him and every morning he heard the clamor of rough voices. but occasionally he thought he heard a familiar one. However, he never paid much attention to it. On the third day he decided to examine the old trunk in the far corner of the room. In it he found some wigs and a long dirk. One morning while he was cutting initials in the wall with his dirk, the blade sunk into a knot-hole in the wall. Immediately, to his surprise the old trunk swung noiselessly upward in the arc of a semi-circle, as if it were on oiled hinges. XX'here the trunk had stood, there was now revealed a hole in the floor. A ladder led down into the darkness below. Francois descended the ladder and found himself in a large room which was filled with chairs and tables. On examining the room closely, he saw many kinds of firearms suspended from the walls. He took a revolver because it was best to be prepared for an emergency. After several hours of wandering about in this cellar-like dungeon, he came upon an exit which opened into a thick woods. He saw the old chateau a little to the rear of him, but he did not tarry long. After reaching a highway, with which he was familiar, he proceeded homeward. His thoughts turned toward the doctor from Ghent, yet Franeois was not certain that he was the guilty party. It was about dusk when he reached home. To his great surprise. he saw his father and the doctor sitting by the large fireplace. He went inside and embraced his father, then he turned and shook hands with the doctor. Francois' father told him that the commissioner of police, M. Godroy, had been notified of his disappearance, but that Godroy reported that nothing could be learned as to his where-abouts. Qld man Fontaine also told Francois that on the day before, he had received a letter saying that his son would be returned to him, if he would give up one hundred thousand francs at Bellecourt Rock, on the road to llellecourt. Then Francois related his experiences to the doctor and his father. He also produced the pistol that he had found in the cellar of the old chateau. For the first time he noticed the initials on the butt of the pistol. They were M. G. The truth was clear now. Francois recalled the familiar voice that he had heard several times in the old chateau, to be that of M. Godroy, the com- missioner of the Royal police of the Ghent district. The next day he left for Paris and returned with a company of Gendarmes. They raided the old chateau and took Godroy with his companions prisoner. Godroy and his police colleagues were fined heavily and put in prison, while Francois Fontaine received a just reward for his important discoveries. PT.-XRRY D. SMITH, '19. Sgt. Co. C. THE .JRC-IUIO o7 A Thing or Two About the Faculty M.xJoR Guo. l'. 13t"r1.i3R: HI.ff!lt'5f .-lllllvitiolzf To run the school si-steiiizitically. FtI'I'Ot'lfL' Sport: Riding in his l'ackhzu-tl-I heg your izirtlon, lfortl. O.C.Sk1NNu1a: Higlztxvt .-lmIiition.' To learn the Zll't of heiug nu ofhce hoy. Ftt-roritt' Sport: Going lfortling with Major. kl. L. Sicixxliizz Higtzfst .lllIl7tI'lUl1.' To mzike a funny remark. Fa-r'oritv Sport: Slingiug hash at the llormitory. XY. R. KENEDY: Hiylzvst .+t11zIu'tio11.' To ritle his hicycle with no hands. Fa7'oritv Sport: Looking at the magazines in Kliller's Cigar Store. E. I. Rxxsou: Hitflicst .'lllZltll'lUlI.' To lintl El Freslunau that tloes not wiggle. talk :mtl can K understantl Math. Il. Y C Ftrz'oritt' Sport: Calling down Freshmen. C. G. CoRDl.1i: H1'fjlIC.Yf :tlllI7lft0t1.' To get hack into the army with his corporal stripes. Fut'oritc Sport: Running around the czunpus in his gym suit. S. D. Coiiizinxxnz Highest .tntltitioni To read all the history hooks iu the world. PU'Z'0I'l'ft' Sport: Giving time ut the Dormitory. M. T. llRx'soN: Highest Ambitiotz: To hecome a scientihc farmer. Faz'oritc' Sport: Trying to run the hasehall team. C. A. ScRt'cos: Higizcxt .elmlvitiom To catch the hoy who throws shot in Study Class. Ft1r'oritc Sport: Trying to hlow up the lzuildiug with chemical experiments G. R. S1..xP1'EY: Highest .-lmbitioir' To get married. Faz'oritt' Sport: Dodging shot in his room at the second period. vl. F. C.-XSON2 H1'fl1ZC.Vf .wl111bitio1z: To become school detective and run down the Shot Gang Favorite Sport: Calling boys to school at 8:40 in the morning. R. N. ALLEN: I-Iiglzest .Jmbit1'on.' To get someone to talk religion to him. Fatorite Sport: Strolling Broad Street with Mr. Slappey. B. L. DEBRUYNE: Highest .-lmbitiou: To make his collar stay fastened. Fawrite Sport: Riding his wheel and smoking black cigars. SGT. XV. H. Monkrs. '2O. GS THE .JRC-1910 Class Song, 1919 1 Tune: "Maryland"l On Telfair Street, not far away. ls A. R. C.. the A. R. C. Some boys attend there every day. Some study hard. while others play: llut just the same they're always game And hope some day to win great fame. And proudly to the world exelainiz lYe're A. R. C.'s. we're A. R. C.'s. There are many types of fellows, too, At A. R. C., the A. R. C.. Some fair. some dark and reddish hue. At A. R. C.. the A. R. C.. Lean. fat and small, short, broad and tall, Tlnt very manly. one and all. And when you See them. you'll agree Tt'5 well to know the A. R. C. 'Twas here our Fathers went to school. At A. R. C., the A. R. C. 'Twas here they learned the Golden Rule. At A. R. C.. the A. R. C. The lessons learned so good and true They showed the world just how to do, And made it safe for me and you At A. R. C.. the A. R C. l-iEt"rEx.xx'r HEXRY A. Romxsox. '19 .M-. 7 ig --f W v ' Y X ! 517 , 'EFXJ Uif y Q Q if A? ' ,K A L X Q , Q-1 BL , Z y S- . I1 X X fx. ,Q x-Nl ,gg ,rm . . .gl 746.3 .vii W.. x K. X. 3-5 -R ' l W "f, A ' w wx W7h1n.'.fv 2, XV. , guy. . ,VN ,Q.xf". f' 1 E is X Q , N 2 f L A , x'T'rLWx'W'iLf'r Ll- J MEQY' Tlil THE .JRC-1919 IB.-XSIZUALI. TEAM il. XY. C.xRsw1it-1., Captain, Znd liase l'ilil,l.. XY.. Catcher. l-nKr:x'. I-.. lst llase l21t.1.x1.xx, C.. Pitcher Hwiixs, .-X., Left Field GRIFFIN. XY.. Center Field REEsE. Short Stop llut.t.i1ux'. 3rd llase RIPLEY. Rt. Field liII.l',X'l'RICK. A.. Field SYLYIZSTER, D., Field Lemrxxx. A., Field Baseball XYhen the feeling of spring began to creep into the boys' veins and the days began tn lose their chill the ball players soon made the campus a scene ot action. su as tu represent the Academy npnn the diamond this year. The Acadeiny. like must all other high schools, has had a hall team since the game was tirst knuwn. There has been some grind teams and again there has been some that did not take ruff great honors. The Academy has developed mine grmtl players and on the Liniyersity of tieorgitfs 1910 team three of the stars are wld .Xcademy hall players. They are Philpot. Davis. and Mangrun. who first showed their ability in hasehall on an Academy diamond. In the past the Academy has shuwn up very well nn the diamnnd and one year won the high schnol champinnship nf Genrgia. The prospects for a good team at the heginning of this season's practice were nut Su grmfl as prospects that had confronted the Academy Coach in past years. .Xt the nrst meeting uf hall players Carswell was elected Captain, the candidates numbered ab-int thirty-tive. There were fwur old letter men present. Hillman, Fell. Uwens and lirifiin. and arunnd these the new team has been huilt. l'ractice was started on the Campus and about time for the lirst game these thirty ndd men had dwindled down tn thirteen. THE .-IRC-1919 7l The season was ushered in when the -lohnston Hayseeds visited XYarren Park. liillman worked on the mounil. and. although lazy as ever, when the sun's rays had left the held, he had pitched Richmond lu victory. A week later the team journeyed down In hlolznston for another contest. The atmosphere was so charged with things rural. a cemetery on one side and center held in a valley, that was being plowed to plant potatoes, that the citv lads lost to .lohnston by the score of six to nothing. i The team was somewhat disheartened after the result of this game but when they learned that the -loltnston team was coming back their spirits rose and they practiced with the thought of revenge upon Johnston. The result was that when the country lads again showed up only two of their men were able to cross the pan while Richmond managed to put nine men across. Next, on the day before, and on Klemorial Day. April 25 and Zo, the Academy faced the fast aggregation of Lanier lligh School. Lanier had already gained the distinction of defeating Tech High. ln a comedy of errors in both games on the part of the Academy we went down to defeat. tiillman pitched a good game both times and if it had not been for the errors and the bad plays the score might have been different in hoth games. Un the tenth of May the Academy nine took a trip down to Macon to have another try at Lanier. The result of the game was a great deal better, although we were again defeated by the score of six to tive. Owing to contiict with school work tl'e Academy was forced to lose Klr. Bryson as coach, but were fortunate in being able to secure Mr. Marvin Wolfe, who has shown himself an able coach. At the time of this article going to press the baseball season is not over and from the way the team is now running it appears that there will be some more victories to add to their credit. LIEVT. D. C. Svl.vi3sTER, 'l'il. Atlilctic Editor. 72 THE .JRC-IOIQ A. A TR.xc1c BIEET .xr F.v1R Gaotjxns A thleiics LIEUT. D. C. SvLvEsTER. Editor Athletic training under proper supervision is a very important fea- ture in every good schoolg without proper supervision it is open to many abuses. Most all colleges favor ath- letics. especially inter-collegiate. and take special pains to give the men an opportunity to test their skill among their own fellow students, and also with students of other colleges. It is the same at the Academy, and there is a constant effort to make a winning team in every line of sport. It is the custom at some schools-we hope not of the higher ones-to allow a boy who is an expert in some sport, to at- tend so as to strengthen the team but TR-ACK PRACTICE ON THE CAMPUS do not require him to take any sub- jects. or very few subjects. At the Academy this type of student is not desired as a hero or as an advertisement to the school. Hence no cadet can represent the Academy in any contest unless he has scheduled four units of work, not previously credited to him and has passed in three of these units for the week preceding the last Faculty meeting before the contest. His conduct also must be satisfactory. Therefore, you see, the men who represent the Academy on the Held of action must be satisfactory students in both conduct and studies, It is also needless to say that the Academy ideals for amateur sports are absolutely against giving any compensation to any player for his athletic service. THE .JRC-IUI9 73 Track Every year one of the leading sports at the Academy has been the tield day events. The boys are divided into three different classes, lightweight, middle- weight, and heavyweight, therefore giving the small hoys equal chance with the larger ones. A cup has been offered by the lfaculty to the boy in any one of the three classes making the highest number of points. There has been great rivalry among the boys as to which weight would win this cup. ln 19113 it was won by 'lack Sherman, middleweight, who had a total of 20 points. ln 1917 it was won by Robert Denton, heavyweight, who had a total of 13 points. The school has nearly always sent a team to the 10th District Meet and the cadets have usually given a good account of themselves. :Xt the state meet in 1917 lloswell Rigsby, the only entrant from the Academy. won the high jump at 5 ft. 9 inches, equaling the state high school record. The track team of last year, consisting of llritt, XY. XY.. Cleckly. H., Lanier, S., Sylvester, D.. and XYalton, ll. Li., journed to Sandersville for the district meet. Next week there was much rejoicing in the school as they had returned victorious. Field day last year was held on April lfvth and when the sun set on that fatal day there were three men tied for the lfaculty Cup. llenton, R., heavyweight: Sylvester, D., middleweight. and Radford, S., lightweight. After much discus- sion it was tinally decided instead of presenting the one cup to give each some prize. so a bronze placque inlaid with silver was presented to each of the three. The track team of 1919, when this article went to press. was progressing very nicely, and except for the fact that it has turned cold or rained each time a date was set, we would he able to announce the cup winner for 1910. But all we can do is bid each weight good luck and say "1 told you so," when the winner is announced. LIEUT. D. C, SYLYESTER. '19, .rlflzlclic Editor. 5 QQ ,V 1 s eese e " 1, ly gb it f rs fy A T Q 74 THE .JRC-1919 Football The usual football schedule was so interrupted by the lntiuenza epidemic that no varsity football games were played this year. Csually the Academy has a well organized team, and plays a great many high schools in the neighboring towns. ln the past the school has made a fine showing and one year won the high school state championship. This year the usual practicing started and by the number of men out it appeared that the Academy would make a good show- ing. However, before the first game was played the school was closed for two months. Xthen we came back it was after Thanksgiving, therefore too late to take up varsity football. Every year beside the regular team, there is organized in each military company a football team. Any man who had made his "R" in football could not play. thereby allowing the more inexperienced ones a chance to show their ability in football, The teams have always made a good showing and there is a hot rivalry between the different companies. This year on the restart of school the companies' teams were quickly organ- ized. For about a week or so the campus was the scene of many a football scrimmage. They were soon whipped into shape and made ready for the first battle. The first day Co. "A" played Co. while Co. "ll" played Co. The game between and was hard fought and ended by neither side scoring. At one time it seemed that "C" would win but a fumble under "A's" goal post shattered their hopes. The other game ended in an overwhelming victory for "ll," the score being 51 to O. The next day of battle ended by "B" defeating "C" by a score of 33 to 0. and defeating "D" 12 to 6. The third day brought about some startling results as "A" defeated "B," the supposed champions, by a score of 6 to 0. The other game ended in the usual way by "D" being defeated by "C" 19 to 0. This day's playing left things in a tangle, as "B" had defeated "C" and and had defeated "ll" and could not claim the championship because they had not defeated "C" and the rules are that the winning company must defeat the other three. Therefore "C" demanded to play off the tie with "A." This was granted, but was postponed until after Christmas ou account of a great many of the men being sick with Influenza. After Christmas the tie was played off and ended by "C" being totally defeated. The score might have been different except for the fact that4"C" still had three men sick, including the captain of the team. This closed the season of football with Co. "A" the champions. On account of changes in the military department the companies have been moved up and the championship footfall company is at present called "D" company. It is hoped that in the football season of next year the old reliable varsity will again take part in the high school football battles of Georgia and South Carolina. The champion company football team is as follows: Sxxronn, XY. 4Captainl .............................. . . .Quarter Rack g'l'l'RBlAN, S. Mlanagerl. Full llack .l.xRR1ai.l. ........ ...l.eft Guard Avl2RDIiRY, M. ..... Right Half llack l-izuxi.xNN. A. .. ...Left Tackle RIZIZSE ........ . .l.eft Half llack TTUGRIQFE ..... ...Right Tackle Gnliflfrx, XY. . ...... Right End lllwicks. H. .... ...Right Guard lixieno ..... . . .Left lind Owiixs. A. ....... .......... C enter l.iEi"r. D. C. Srrvizsrmz. 'l0. .-ltlrlvtir Editor. R 1 ,Z Qlffx X' -..+ f V f an h-f...,J, 542. U zziiagtzgi. 1 ',f 'T' -5" .a .-. ' .Mei -,-94' .sf ' ' 45114-Q ,459 gage "2 2" 'f'-ga?-. e Q' 134 11-E'.9'fs ' 'W' ' - . ,eifkvkgk ' lfff. I4 512.gi f is . , 'Lv . ff ff f f 1 f ,, f - Q 1 ,ff V , Q f 57' z " 4 f ' X , I' - K N 1 If ,I V . 4:9 1 N - - 15' I X v I rlzux v 'Q ,cd if 'Y ,ff i 177, W ff' 1 It I ,.'v,,.. gag "1" Tb. 1151355 .sat .-. 9, rx, Vs? Mx? 1' . f fx ,wtf :if .-' fgngv " fvh ' n f " .gui .- . , , . J , , o in , ff, .1 J, jmfgfll 7 U THE .JRC-1919 Class Events, 1919 FRANK M. GREEN, Editor During the year l'llfl the most important epoch in class events was the Class Day Exercises which we1'e held at the Richmond County Court House, April l'l. l'llll, at 11:30 A. Xl. The exercises would have been held in the Academy lluilding, but for the fact that there was no available seating space. A move- ment was started sometime ago to construct an auditorium, but because of the Great NYorld XYar, the movement was dropped, XYe, the graduating class hope that in the near future, the long hoped for auditorium will be realized. The court room was lilled. the special guests being the members of the Senior Class of Tubman High School. judging by the amount of applause, the friends and parents of the Seniors seemed to greatly enjoy the exercises. Une of the chief features of the program was the presentation to the school of a Memorial Slab in memory of Mr. .l. XV. Farmer. He was formerly head of the English Department, but died of Influenza during the past winter. 1NrRom'c'rouv RE M .x it K5 .... llL'RI'USIi or THE Uccxsiox. .. lxvocxxriox. .. ......... ... Crnxss M1xtY'rEs. . Crass Poran. . . . Ciaxss HIS'l'lJllX'. . . Cinxss llRl'1l'IIEL'Y ........... . Lixsr XYILL .xxo TEs'r.xMExT. . L INXS-S Orzivriox ............. . l'REsEx'r.xriox or xlEMf'lRI.Xl.. . Cnxss Soxu lComposer, Lieut. AMER1c.x ................... Class Day Program H. A, Rohinsonl .... .. .Major Geo. P. Butler .Pmxridvlzt C. fl. Doolittle ..........Doct0r ll'ilso11 ...Sgt .ll. D. Bcldiwlg ......John E. ill1zr,hlzy ...Cz1f't. lli. C. Plllfllllllg ...Liv11t. C. H. Colzcn ...Cuf1t. .l. .ll. ll'ollrer .. .Joluz IV. Brittilzglzom ....Capt C. A. Doolittle . . . . . .El1flI'f' Senior Class Scziioz' Class and illldlL'Jll'l' THE ,JRC-1919 77 Presentation of Memorial Ladies and Gentlemen: It gives me a great pleasure, yet when l think of what it really means. it takes the pleasure out of performing the duty which is now before me. and that is the presentation of a Memorial Slab from the Senior Class. in memory of Mr. il. NY. Farmer. our former English teacher. It gives me a great pleasure to think that the class, as a body, thought enough of hitn to erect a memorial, but when you think of what this memorial really means. it means that he is gone forever. that never again shall we hear his cheerful voice. it puts a sorrowful side upon the matter. Qnly those of you who have attended the Academy in the past few years know of the attitude and the feeling of the buys toward him. Yery seldom in my tive years here have I heard a boy speak against him. and if so he found himself alone in his attitude toward Mr. Farmer. He was not only a teacher but he was a friend of every lmoy in the school. He knew and called nearly all by their nrst name and when passing on the street he had a cheerful hello for everyone. He was liked by all from Freshmen to Seniors and since the idea of a memorial was proposed in the Senior Class there has been numerous requests from the other classes to allow them to help toward its erection. lf the Seniors had been willing. which they were not as they wanted this Memorial to show their efforts and express their feeling. the entire school would have gladly con- tributed toward this end. The Senior Class was especially fond of Mr. Farmer because this year had he stayed at the Academy he would have been our roll teacher. In other words. he would have been the leader and advisor of the Class in all its undertakings. In November, when we learned of his death. it was a shock to every boy in the Class, or better. to every boy in the school. We were not in session at the time. therefore could not extend our sympathies as a body, but immediately upon the reopening of school. at the lirst class meeting. the Memorial was proposed. It was unanimously carried and the result of our efforts is nearly completed. to be erected over the hearth in his former room. This room was chosen because it was his and had been his for years. Mr. Farmer took a great pride in this room, especially in its neatness and even today a great many of the pictures and books in it were left by him to the school. Therefore. what more appropriate place could there be for this Slab than in his room, where students in the years to come may associate his name and that room. and remember that "although he was not a man of many inches he was every inch a man." Therefore, Major. I wish to present to yon. as Principal of the -Xcademy. this Memorial Slab in memory of Mr. Farmer. from the Class of 1910. lt to be erected in his room and may it stand there as long as the walls of old Rich- mond. and if they should be destroyed that it he put in some appropriate spot. so that his name may forever live along side that of the school. C.-XPT. C. A. Doourruz. President Class ,IO. 78 THE .IRC-IOIO Class Oraiion, 1919 l.adies and Gentlemen: It is with a feeling of gladness, intermingled with sadness that we come together this morning to participate in the exercises of the Class of Nineteen Nineteen. XYe are glad because we are soon to receive diplomas from one of the leading preparatory schools in the country: and because of the joy and fellowship that pervades so happy an assembly as this. we are sad at the reali- zation that the time is approaching. when we must bid one another farewell. and leave behind us the pleasures associated with High School life. It will soon be time for our commencement. as we have now passed the half mile post' in our last year of work here. Is it not strange that closing exercises should be called commencement? XYhy use the word Commencement at the end? Is that one of the eccentricities of the English language? Or is it really a commencement ?-Yes, the day we leave the class room, is certainly the day we commence our education, the foundation of which has been laid by our work at school. A good solid foundation will most assuredly make possible higher attainments and great achievements. Many are the colossal monuments of humanity inspirational to thousands today. whose foundations were laid in the Academy of Richmond County. But the good foundation is never laid by the careless, indolent workman. who hurries through his task in order that he may amuse himself. Yes. my friends. we. the members of this Class have now reached a very critical point in the pathways of our lives. XYe stand today. on the dividing line between our boyhood world. and that universe of activity. which we are about to enter as men. Conse- quently it will not suiii-:e to do as some fellows say. "O, I'll study all right when I get to College." The good foundation is just as essential as the work at College and even more so-and fellows. if we do not attain high marks we should not let that discourage usg because if we put into our work our best. noblest efforts. and at the end, even if we should not receive our much coveted diploma, we shall at least have the satisfaction of knowing that we have done our best. If a fellow has the right kind of ambition, and possesses the will and deter- mination to succeed, nothing on the face of the earth can stop his progress. Michael Angelo was seen gazing upon a lump of stone. and when asked why he. of such art. was gazing so intently upon a rough stone. he replied. "I see an angel there." And from that stone he carved an angel. As our principal looks into the faces of boys when they apply to him for matriculation. he. too, sees what he hopes to carve-but I don't think he sees THE .JRC-1919 79 many angels. He sees Georgias future poets, physicians, iinanciers and states- men. His predecessor once looked into the face of him who was to become the greatest statesman in the world. Our Il'0odro:.' ll'z'I.ron of --luzvrira. By education our future is determined. Today education has become a great commercial asset. The man with a trained mind will be in great demand for the best and most responsible positions. Education is becoming more and more a necessity in the proper development of the crudest products of the earthg hence, the establishment of great technological and agricultural colleges. General Leonard XYood. in an address to the New York lawyers club. said that the best soldiers were those who had studied and who had learned how to observe laws. Foch was president of Frances leading military college, The Ecole de Militaire. Pershing was a lover of books, and is yet. President XYilson. to whom the whole world is now appealing for counsel. was a "mere school teacher," a mere "book worm." No better example of the abilities of school teachers can be found than that of the part the teachers from the Academy had in winning the world war, and making practically the whole earth safe for democracy: so fel- lows if we hear one of those lazy, indolent, good-for-nothing persons say that Education may be all right, but some people try to get more than their share. we should laugh at the lamentable ignorance of the fellow. Education is the one and only thing we won't have to worry about getting too much of. Abraham Lincoln was a ltoy of lowly birth, dwelling in poverty in a small log hutg and in this humble home he built the foundation of his career as one of Americas greatest presidents. when he lay on the iioor, beside his mother's lireplace each evening, after working all day in the iields, and studied with a lighted pine-stick for his lamp. He, too, was one of these so-called book worms, only in a moditied way. He studied hard. for he knew his mother had made sacrifices to buy him those books: and, because he loved her, he studied them for her sake, as he felt within himself a cry for better and higher things. Our parents also make sacrifices for usg true some make large sacrifices. and some make very small ones, but the self-denial and sacriiice is endured to some extent by the parents of each of us. As each little weed and flower on this earth is placed here for a special purpose, so also is every human being placed here with a specific duty to perform. Each and every tiny babe is born in order that he will make the world better by helping to blot out ignorance. All of our parents are interested in our work at school. And shall any one of us, through pure laziness, show our ingratitude for the consideration of the dearest and sweetest person in the world. our HO THE .JRC-1919 Mother? I do l1Ot think, in fact I know. that an Academy boy is not that kind of fellow. llut if he finds himself doing wrong, I am sure he will do right if he has 11 chance. Xow, as I have said, the present year is coming to the end: the time comes when we of the 1919 Class must leave the old Academy, and begin our com- mencement of life's problems. Some of us will go to work and encounter the actual hardships of the larger life. while the rest of us who will go to college will commence the study of the professions that we. some day. hope will be beneficial to humanity and will better the world. Though we shall no longer be a part of the Academy after next June. yet I hope we will be able to continue our fraternal relations with every one con- nected with it. Let us continue our brotherhood. one with another: a brother- hood formed here, by the great good we have derived from our associations with one another. 'We pledge our friendship to each and every one of you. both to teachers who have helped us to become members of this graduating class, and to pupils who we sincerely hope will some day be members of future graduating classes. Xthile we are far away in Colleges, we shall be absent in body. but our very souls will strive for nearness. that the good of your induence and environment may remain with us as we struggle over life's rugged roads, prompted. encour- aged, and inspired by "Amore Fraternof' or brotherly love. JOHN W. BRITTINGHAM, Class Orator. '19, THE .JRC-IUIU Sl History of the Class of 1919 The class of 111149 entered the Academy in the fall of l'.'l-l, with eighty-one members, and this was the largest Freshman class that had ever been enrolled by the .-X. R. C. up to that time. However. we decreased the percentage of demotions of the preceding years. XYith this honor, some of our classmates fell by the wayside during the stormy weather of the Freshman year, and at the beginning of the Sophomore year. we had decreased to about sixty. This was partly due to the fact that some of our classmates felt that their wonderful intellectual abilities would be restricted in such a narrow sphere as the Academy, and that the only proper thing for them to do was to get out into the world and make their name famous: while others felt that they needed a rest from study, and the Academy was not giving them a sufficient time for this, so it was necessary for them to continue their education at some other noted institution, or test their undoubted abilities in the business life of the community. Having passed a somewhat quiet year as Sophomores, we entered the Inter- mediate year with a decrease to about tifty. Here again we see the desire among the members to go out in the world and be their own masters. Many went of their own accord, while others were persuaded by the faculty to take such a course. Having completed our intermediate year, we entered the junior class with about thirty-tive. At the same time. we went from the Land of Exemption to that of Examination, and this was quite a change for a few of us. At this time, most of us had high ambitions. There were electrical, mechanical, civil engineers, doctors. lawyers and big business men among our number, while some of us were undecided as to what we wished to become, but were able to come to a more definite decision after standing some of the examinations of that year. And now when on our last voyage across this stormy and unknown sea called Knowledge, there are only seventeen who are able to take the trip, and even among this number some have become sea-sick. and wish to quit the ship. and land on some unknown island, regardless of the scarcity of their provisions. but just for the sake of being on land once more. Having related to you a brief history of the class of 1919, I will endeavor to give you a short history and description of each of the present members, and for the sake of convenience I will relate them in alphabetical order. The first of our noted number is Mr. M. D. Belding, commonly called "Milt" He came to us from the XYoodlawn Grammar School, and has made quite a record while at the Academy as an athlete, and also in the Military Department, where he ranks as Stable Sergeant. "Milt" has the distinction of being the only Freshman in the Senior Class. Milt is tall and fat. He has black hair and black eyes, and may always be distinguished in a crowd by his amorpheus and crag-like face. Mr. Belding and Mr. Harry Smith form what is called by the class "The Leavenworth Clique." the sole purpose of which is to worry Mr. Henry Robinson. The next on the roll is Mr. James Boatwright, who is generally called "Boaty." Boaty comes to us from Houghton Grammar School, and is noted for S2 THE .JRC-1919 his great oratorical ability, and his great love of order. In the Military Depart- ment, lloaty is captain of Company X. Mr. lloatwright is short, fat, ruddy complexion. and a very red nose. probably due from overwork. Mr. Iloat- wright and Mr. john Murphey form what is called by the class "The Sing Sing Clique." the sole purpose uf which is for the uplift of the student body. Then comes Mr. john llrittingham, who entered the class at the beginning of this year, and for this reason we know very little about him, except that he is quite a lady killer and some dancer. llritt came to us from Klt. St. KIary's Academy at Crumettesburg. Maryland, where he made quite a record as an orator. llritt is short. fat, black hair, black eyes. He can always be distinguished hy his inevitable green tie. Mr. Clarence Cohen is next! Beg your pardon, Adjutant Cohen! He comes from Monte Sano School and is noted for his great military ability. Clarence says that the secret of rapid promition in the military department is the color guard of the lland. I would like to say that Mr. Cohen has revised the tactics as to the manner in which the commissioned officers shall wear their swords, and has made several other notable changes which he believes will be for the betterment of the llattalion. Mr. Cohen is tall, thin, sandy hair, blue eyes. and may always be distinguished by the softness of his voice. Mr. Charles Daniels was added to our number in the -lunior year. Mr. Daniels came from the Millen High School, where he made quite a record as a student. Mr. Daniels is noted for his great love of the ladies, and his apprecia- tion of a good joke, especially those which he relates himself. Charlie says: ll-I-I do-n-t s-s-s-see how you g-g--e-t that way M-Mr. C-Cason.l Neverthe- less. Charlie is a good sport, and helps to lighten our school work by side remarks which he is frequently making in the class room. Mr. Charles Doolittle, who came to us from the Houghton School, is called in general by the class "Charles," and is noted for his business ability. Charles is president of the Senior class, and is editor of the Annual. He is making quite a success of his task, even though the business manager. Mr. Cohen. is afraid that Charlie might run away with some of the nuances, he has the entire conlidence of the remainder of the class. Charlie is noted for his bull-headed- ness-nevertheless, he has become very popular, both in the class and on lower Ilroad. Charlie tall, fat, light hair and black eyes, but even with the draw- back of his Visage, he makes quite an imposing picture. Mr. Fleming comes next. I would like to tell you a lot about him, but I haven't the space or the time. and I suppose his classmates will take care of him. Ile came from Monte Sauo School, and is commonly called by the class "Red," He may always be recognized by the jet black color of his hair. Ive next Find the name of Mr. Philip Goldstein upon the roster, commonly called "Goldy." He comes to us from Davidson Grammar School, and is noted for the fact that he is the strongest man in the class, even though Mr. Henry Robinson contests this distinction. He has been with us during the entire live years. and has time after time impressed this upon us. He is further noted .for being the only man who never asks a question. Philip is short and thin. He has jet black hair and gray eyes, and also a very fair complexion. THE .JRC-IUIU 83 Mr. Frank Green, the well-known chemist, came to us from the XYoodlawn Grammar School. Frank has lately invested in a very dangerous machine. and he keeps the class worried for fear he will get pinched for speeding. Mr. tireen is tall, thin, has blue eyes and is of a fair complexion. lie is noted for having discovered a new formula for hydrochloric acid, H. Cl, Mr. Griffin came to us from Houghton. XYylie has made quite :1 record while at the .Xcademy as an athlete, while at the same time he has made other records out of school with his fair complexion and cute little dimples in his cheeks. Mr. John Murphey, who was said to be a student of lloughton, is noted for the fact that he can get credit for all his work, except that under Major, without opening his books until the night before examination. He has been credited even vfth Mr. Cordle's work, and Mr. Cordle is saifl to claim that nobody ever passes anything under him, unless they study every night. lly way of emphasis, I would also like to state that a certain student in last year's class caused him to break his record. Johnny, as l have stated before, is joined with Mr. lloat- wright in a league for the uplift of the student body. Mr. Herbert Nachman, commonly known by the class as "XYhat used to be, but isn't now," came to us from Monte Sano School, and 1nay be recognized by the following description: short, thin, black hair, black eyes, and a very sarcastic smile. Herbert is commonly called by the class "Nach," and is noted for his chemical ability. In the Military department, Herbert ranks as lst Ser- geant in Co. D. Mr. Henry Robinson, the most perfect lady in the class, came to us from Houghton School. Henry is composer of the class song, and has many other notable things to his credit. In the Military Department, Henry ranks as lst Lieutenant of the Band, and has made quite a success of getting all of the dis- cord out of the instruments. XVe sincerely hope that he will be able to get his drum in shape by Memorial Day. Mr. Harry Smith, who is generally associated with Mr. Belding, the two being called by the class "The Gold Dust Twins." as one is never seen without the other, came to us from the XYoodlawn School, and has made quite a hit at the Academy, both as a technical student, and as an athlete. Harry is the right hand man on Fifteenth street. He is also very popularin certain other parts of the city. Harry is a sergeant in the Military Department, and probably would have been higher, but for the fact that he takes everything so seriously. The class wishes me to state that Harry has been awarded the Croix de Guerre for bravery in action while in Mr. Slappey's French class. The reason of this award is withheld by the censor until after graduation, because it might be of use to Mr. Slappey in probing some of the mysteries of his class room. Mr. Sylvester. whose chief ambition is to become a student at the Uni- versity of Georgia, came to the Academy from Monte Sano School. "Syl," as he is called by the class, is a hard-working student, and never lets his social duties interfere with his studies. Doughty has made quite a record as a track man, winning the cup last year. In the Military Department he has the rank! of lst Lieutenant, Company B. S4 THE .JRC-1919 Then comes Mr. Walker. the boy who put the bull in bulling, and took the pleasure out of living. Mr. lYalker is commonly known in the class as "Snook- umsf' He came to the Academy from the Central School. where he stood high in his class. He has continued his good standing while at the Academy, and at the present time has the prospect of being the lirst honor man in the class. In the Military Department he has the rank of Captain in Company A. I-ast. but not least. is Mr. George XYright, commonly called George by the class. George is short, fat, black hair, black eyes, and can always be distinguished in a crowd by his fair complexion. In the Military Department George is Captain of Company C, and probably if he had devoted his time to athletics, he would have taken honors in high jumping. I cannot say that this is the end of the history of the class of 1010. I hope it is only the beginning. but this is all I am able to relate, and I thank you one and all for your kind attention. Faculty A nnouncements tll Mr. Charles Daniels wishes me to announce that Mr. Copeland is from Sugar Yalley. lll Mr. -I. L. Skinner wishes me to announce that Mr. Cordle is receiv- ing three to four letters daily from France, and that the handwriting is that of a Madamoiselle. For further information, please see Mr. deBruyne. f3l Mr. Slappey wishes me to announce that he is still a single man, but willing. and that he will be at the main door after the exercises to receive any bids which may be ottered. l-ll Mr. Scruggs wishes for me to announce that he has ordered some hollow glass tubing for the chemistry lab, which he hopes will be here in a few days. CAPT, XY. C. FLEAHNG. Class I-lixtorian, '19, Our iirst class meeting was sounded ot? at the command of our honorable THE .JRC-1919 b5 Class Minutes Ladies and Gentlemen: It has been my pleasure during the years of WIS-19151 to act as Secretary and Treasurer of this class, and during the time which has elapsed l have wit- nessed, and not only witnessed. but recorded many things which have happened in our class meetings and elsewhere. I will now submit some of the things which the class has accomplished and is to accomplish in the near future. President our career as a class in a body and ever since then judgment tMr. Doolittleb on the 15th of December, 1918. This meeting started we have been increasing in was to decide and in knowledge. The main purpose of this meeting on the erecting of a slab to the memory of the late Mr. il. XY. Farmer. After much discussion regarding the price, design, size and etc.. it was A motion class pins and after weeks we tinally passed. was then made that we take immediate action on the matter of the and rings. A committee was appointed to draw and submit a design a guarantee from Mr. Fleming, the chairman. of getting them in two received them two months later. Now the second broadside was tired on the 18th of December 13 days later 5. Nothing but a wrangle was accomplished, due to the absence of the President and the Secretary. Mr. lValker. the Yice-President. presided. After many days of holiday during the "Flu" ban we were at last able to meet on the 22nd of january, 1919. This meeting was of considerable importance due to the many brilliant ideas conceived by the members of the class while Chemistry, Trig. English, etc., could not interfere. A motion was then made and seconded that the matter of the A. R. C. Light. a magazine published in the past, be dropped and that we publish a school annual. This motion was unani- mously carried and the movement is now well under way. Some of the leading merchants in town have given us advertisements and we are going to publish an annual this year which will be highly appreciated by us, and not by us only, but by other people throughout the city, state and nation as well. Then a motion was made and seconded that prompt attention be given the matter of our class day. Prompt attention was given it and as a result we are able so amply to en- tertain you. Two days later we were again able to have a wrangle. This meeting was mainly for the discussion of the details regarding the annual. After an appro- priate talk by Mr. Copeland regarding the price, size and other details, we elected the following men to act as our staifx Editors-in-Cliivf. . . Literary Editor .......... Assistant Literary .llilitary Editor .......... Sport Editor.. . Joke Editor. .. ...Doolittle, C.. and XYalker, Ll. M. ......Nachnian, H. Editor.. . ......... Green, F. . . . .Fleming XY. C. . ....... Sylvester, D. .. .Brittinghanr J. XV. no THE .JRC-1919 Class lfrvllzif. . . ........................... Green. lf. tm-foo11i.vt.v ........ ...Roberts P.. Merry, B.. and Levy. L. 191r.v1'11c.v.v .lftulugfvr ,.......... ....... ................. C o hen. C. .liflijftlllf Bztxizzvss .llauagvr.v ...... ...Smith. H., and XYright, G. .h.Ct'7'UflI7'.l' and TI't'c15I1l't'J".Y Report. . . ...... .... 1 lelding, M. D. Pnlvlicify Editor .......................................... ..l.ioldstein, P. Our next meeting was held on the 27th of january, 1919. The main issue of this meeting was the discussion of the details of the slab. The price. size and design was detinitely decided upon. and has now been approved by the lloard of Education and the Trustees of the School. ln our next assembling on the Slst, our President announced the death of Henry Card, one of our class members of last year. A committee was appointed to obtain or order a tloral design for him. Through the prompt attention of Hr. XYright we were able to send one. Our next meeting was launched on the -lth of February, 1019. After read- ing a list of the participators, which you see here. we elected Mr. llrittingham as our class orator. Yery soon you will be able to judge this appointment as you see lit. The program submitted by Mr. Fleming was linally accepted and through some alterations by our English teacher, Mr. Cason, you are now able to enjoy it. During our class meetings of the year many thrilling incidents have occurred such as arguments. reprimandings, congratulations, good order, lights and exhi- bitions of oratorical ability. For instance, Mr. Robinson became very much infuriated over a statement made about a certain young lady. rose in anger. but was quickly removed and placed in the adjoining desk. At our last meeting Mr. Cohen was chosen as class prophet on the resigna- tion of Mr. Sylvester. Mr. Cohen was also made to sign a check. Now, ladies and gentlemetrl hopeyouhave borre uith me through the talk l have just made and I will to the best of my ability endeavor to summarize the main things our class of '19 has accomplished. l 1st. lYe are erecting a slab to the memory of Mr. il. XY. Farmer: 2nd, ll'e are laboring over our annual which will be highly appreciated: Srd. lYe have both original and beautiful pins and rings, and, -lth. XYe have assembled this program. These enumerated accomplishments, few as they may seem, represent con- stant work on the part of the members of the class. the cartoonists and the faculty. SGT. M. D. Btzrntxo. Sl't'7'f'ft1I',l' and T!'l'tIXlll'Fl', 'IQ. THE .JRC-1910 t Class Poem Dear Friends, I've been appointed, To bore you for awhile. Now I'tn very fair at rhythm, But my rhyming is quite vile. I was chosen as class poet,h Xl hy, I really cannot see. There are sixteen brighter members: Xlhat made them pick on ME? In our youth, we were a hundred. But exams our ranks have cleft. So, the ending of our journey. Finds sixteen and l are left. Now, number one is Belding. And since Fate must joke, .-Xlas This smiling red-faced "freckless". Leads the roll-call of the class. Then comes "Jimmie" Boatwright, Loved by Hazel best of all. He's great at joking teachers. But his marks are. Oh! so sznall. Then follows "Jonnie" Brittingham, Our orator so punk: He waves his hands with gest".es wild, But his words are only bunk. Next we have Big Cohen, Our .-Xdjutant so fat. VVith the body of a giant. And the knowledge of a gnat. Daniels, fair, of Millen. Follows close upon his feet: He captivates each maiilen, That he may chance to meet. Then comes our honored President. lYhose faults I cannot shirk- Doolittle is his cognomen. And likewise is his work. Next is Cornelius Fleming. Better known to us as "Red", lYith a brain so large and brilliant. That it glows upon his head. Xtunlier six is Philip Golstsin. Our anti-Bolshevik: He thinks lxe's some deliator, lint can only raise a squeak! The next tmoii the list is Green The linguist of the Bunch. He eats up foreign languages. As a ireshman does a lunch. Grithn follows on the roll. .-Xn Athlete, short but true. l'n1 told lie got his training. From serving xY3lt'.lIl'S stew. Then l'ave we Herbert Xaclunan. The long lost Missing Link, He might have made a hundred, But he never learned to think. Now follows Henry Robinson. Our charming sutfragette. He's very, very deen in love. But is not married. yet. And next is darling Harry Smith. Our lovely baby boy. He's the ideal of his parents. And his te:1cher's ray of joy. :Xt last comes "Tough" Sylvester He's lazy, well. you bet! If he'd started ten years sooner. He would be senior yet. Near the end is Miller lYalker, That military Chan, Such a nut is he for honors. That we're hardly on the map. And then the last and longest. XYrif1ht. the scientilic man. Always, when it comes to ladies. You will find him right on hand There remains but one to mention, .ind I close my dull refrain :- Stuhborn, indolent and lazv. He has been his teacher's bane. Such we are.-with few high records Not a genius in the crew, But by sweating, digging, tugging. XX e have somehow muddled through. JOHN E.h'IUHPHEY,JR, Class Poet, Class 'l9. BS THE .IRC-1919 Class Prophecy, 1919 The day was very warm and sultry and not one in which you could study easilyg so, laying aside my Iinglish lzook, I picked up my cap and started out for a walk. I walked and walked and soon I found myself in a large forest. Not far ahead I saw a large lake. l walked to the edge of the lake and there sat down. lt was very cool and pleasant there. Suddenly a thought struck me: it would not be long until Commencement and after that we would all be scattered to the four-winds. This naturally turned my thoughts to the future. I looked into the lake and in its mirror-like depth I seemed to see many strange shapes and forms. Gradually they took detinite shapes and I saw myself riding in a very rapidly moving train. The world seemed beautiful indeed. Everything was tine until suddenly there was a territic crash, and I was thrown violently from my seat. There were cries from everywhere from people that had been hurt. Crawling out of the wreckage I helped the uninjured get the injured out. The engineer especially was badly hurt. Some minutes later several doctors arrived. but they said there was no hope for him. Suddenly a great cry arose: "Here he comes." "XYho is it F" I asked of a by-stander. "XYhy the great Doctor of course. He will save the lives of all." An automobile came rushing up and in it I saw a tine looking young doctor. His face looked very familiar to me. Indeed, it was no other than my old school mate. .Iohn Brittingham. After he had attended to the injured people, I walked over and spoke to john. He said that he had discovered a new substance that would heal any disease or injury. He also told me he was head doctor in johns Hopkins University. He invited me to go on to the city with him. XYe got into a machine and were driven along a line country road. I noticed a very beautiful farm, and as we passed near the entrance, we noted a large sign which said: "Green's Scien- tific Farm." Vie stopped at the farm for water and found our old friend Frank Green the owner. Frank said he was doing very Fine and that he was making a wonderful success because he was applying Chemical methods to farming. XYe soon took leave of Frank and we wished him continued success, and then went our way. Arriving at the city I took leave of john and went to a hotel. As I was approaching a table to write I noticed a rather small gentleman walk up the isle of the hotel. Everybody seemed to bow and give away before him, small as he was. His stature looked very familiar to me. He suddenly turned, and to my surprise and delight, it was my old friend Miller XYalker. Miller was the owner of this large hotel and a great leader of the many social functions then going on in the city. Suddenly Miller asked to be excused, as he was in a very big hurry to arrange a large dance for the 'I'ubman Seniors that very evening. I then went out into the street, and, seeing a cab in sight. I hailed it. To 1ny surprise the driver was Milton Ilelding. Milton said that he was THE .JRC-1919 sw doing a thriving business and, in fact, had monopolized the jitney business of the town. He also stated that he was married and had four beautiful children. I told him I would like to go down to the bank. Milton was a fine driver and we arrived in the Iiord without a mishap. I told Milton that I hoped his business would continue to prosper, whereupon he stated that he was going to stay in this business only a very few months, and then retire. As I went into the bank I saw the door of the President's oflice standing ajar and. upon looking in, I saw George Xliright. George was very glad to see me. and when I asked him liow lie had become President of the National lix- change Ilank he blushed. as he was always in the habit of doing. and said that by an application of "'l'rig" he had workeil out a great formula for calculation and thereby had become President. XX'hile we were talking a young lady came in. To my surprise, George introduced me to Mrs. George lliright, Ir. George said, 'Pri-you know probably. of course, that Mrs. lYright's father was also President of this bank. I soon took my departure and as I walking down the street I suddenly began to feel hungry. I looked up and saw a sign, "Dairy I.unch." I went in and found that my old friend XYyly Griffin was the owner, Xtyly said his business was now so large that XYalton Dairy Lunch and all others were forced out of business. I soon took leave of XYyly and started again on my walk. As I walked slowly down the street my eye was attracted to a large sign which read: "Sylvester and Daniel's lleauty Parlors." "Could this," I said, "really be some of the old class I mounted the stairs and entered the waiting room. I saw first Charles. He said Doughty was busy but he wished I would wait awhile. lYhile waiting. he told about the place, He said his main duties were to polish linger nails and talk to the ladies in the waiting room. Doughty soon returned and I asked what detained him so long. He replied that he had been beautifying several Tubman Seniors for Commencement Dance. I soon took my departure, and further down the street my eye was attracted by still a larger sign. This sign was peculiarly worded as follows: "Learn to Love Young. Special rates to A. R. C. Boys and Tubman Girls. Information from long experience. H. Robinson, Love Expert." "'Well, well," I said, so Henry was trying from his own experience to help those poor young people. Anyway. I found him happily married and enjoying life thoroughly. I now came again upon the street and chanced to buy a paper from a boy. I noticed in large black head lines: "Lf S. Senator makes most wonderful speech on record. Startles whole Country." I happened to glance further down in the column and noted this famous Senator was my old friend Philip Goldstein. Further on in the paper I read that if it had not been for the "Great Editor and His XYonderful Management of the Great Firm of Doolittle K Co., that there would have been a very serious financial crisis." Charlie, as I under- stood it. was the Editor-in-Chief of the largest paper in the world, and also head ofthe largest Firm in XYall Street. I now happened to go back to the old school, and I saw two of the old class men there. I noticed a note on the Bulletin Board which read: "Major XV. C. Fleming, Conimandant and Professor in Mathematics." Under this was, 90 THE .JRC-1019 "Captain H. Nachman, Assistant Principal and Instructor in English." Cornelius certainly was strict on the "report business." He had each Sergeant go around at inspection and measure the length of the hair on each boy's head. If it was a quarter of an inch too long the poor fellow found himself back at extra drill. Yet Major "Red" had a wonderful Military Department. Herbert, of course, was in the Commandant's oftice, doing duty as otlice boy. while Major Fleming explained the Sign. Cosign and Tangent. I asked them if they had heard any- thing of the other members of the old class. Herbert said he heard that Harry Smith had gone into the mining business and that Harry's favorite pasttime was weighing tons and tons of metal. He said that. in fact. the matter of weighing tons had made such an impression upon Harry's mind that he had married a lady by the name of XYeddington. As I walked along towards one of the parks I saw an enormous crowd gathered around a platform. I learned from some one in the crowd that a great evangelist was speaking. .-Xs I edged closer in I heard his tiery voice say: "Come. ye brethren. unto me. I will teach ye how to do good in this world." This tiery orator continued to speak and I thought it surely must be Billy Sunday: but no. it was our old classmate. james Iloatwright. .lames certainly excelled Billy Sunday. XYhy he made strong men cry and say they would give up the old habits and reform. .linfs doing this kind of work, of course. was no surprise. for we had all thought that .lim would make the world much better to live in. I went up and spoke to him and he said that he had the world's record for making such addresses. I bade him good-bye and. wishing him continued success, I continued on my way. As I walked on I thought to myself. surely there was some one else in the class. This was recalled by my coming suddenly to a crowd. I looked up quickly and saw a large building on fire. The flames were spreading and then came the tire engine. :X sharp voice gave a command and as I looked around I saw my old classmate, -lohn Murphey, who was Chief of the Fire Department. .lohnny certainly knew how to manage his men well and it was not long before the tire was under control. XYhile watching the firemen. a hose was suddenly turned in my direction and I was soaked with water. Everything seemed to fade before me. I jumped up off the ground. for the wind was blowing so hard it had washed the water of the lake over me. I now hurried home. realizing that all my happy thoughts of the future were but a day dream. LtEt"r1zN.xNT CLARENCE H. COHEN. Class Pl'0f'1lt"f. 119. THE JRC-1919 til Last' Will and Testament' ST.xTE OF GEoRGI.x. RICHMOND CoL'xTv. Last ll'iIl and Tcstauzvlit of Class IOIQ XYe. the Senior Class of the Academy of Richmond County, in the County of Richmond and the State of Georgia. being of a perfectly sound and disposing mind and memory. do hereby make, publish, and declare this instrument to be our last 1Yi11 and Testament. XYe hereby appoint 'XYilliam Redding Kennedy as sole executor of this XYill. ITEM 1. We hereby give and bequeath to our beloved Commandant. Gen. Phineois Butler. one volume written by the celebrated European mathematician. DuBois, on "How to Teach Trigonometry." and we hereby decree that at one and the same time. the said Executor shall secure and present to Olin Conway Skinner, volume 28. series 42, from Chicago Library Association. entitled "the duties and privileges of an oihce boy." ITEM Z. To Iiartel Locker Dellruyne we hereby give one collar-button. Said article to be of solid bone in composition. T2 of an inch in length. and not to have been made in Germany. ITEM 3. To Marion Turner Bryson we hereby give one ten-cent D. X BI. baseball. ITEM -l. To John Franklin Cason. we the class. thoroughly realizing and appreciating his rm! -zvortlz, do hereby independently grant the degree of BI. I.. M. F. tmost learned man on the faculty J. ITEM 5. Thoroughly realizing the inefficiency of the employees of the local gas company in reading meters correctly. and thoroughly appreciating the great drain upon the Academy's finances therefrom, the class does hereby give and bequeath to .Iames Lister Skinner one meter stick, to be used in the dormitory. ITEM 6. To George Hiley Slappey. we hereby bequeath 10 yards of invisible wire nettlllg, guaranteed to protect against chalk, books. and dying missiles of all kinds. ' ITEM 7. 1Ye hereby give Chester :Xntonius Scruggs one slide rule. said article to be used in connection with his arithmetic work. ITEM S. XYe hereby give and bequeath to Charles Guy Cordle one pair of perfectly good khaki Corporal Chevrons. ITEM 9. 1Ye, the class, bequeath to the present fourth class all our Senior privileges. which we as Seniors were not allowed to enjoy. ITEM 10. To Philip Goldstein we hereby give one 31.00 Ingersol watch. ITEM ll. XYe hereby bequeath to John Edmund Murphey six dozen tardi- ness excuses already signed. ITEBI 12. To James Boatwright, jr.. we bequeath one book on "How to Get Along 'With Your Teachers," written by George Parker, Freshman. ITEM 13. To Harry Davis Smith the class hereby gives one toy fire engine. ITEM 14. The class hereby leaves to Charles XY. Daniels one green coat sleeve to replace the one burned out in the laboratory lately. 02 THE .JRC-1910 Iriixi 15. llie, the class. hereby decree that the Cadet rendering the most satisfactory answers to the following current questions shall be exempt from all examinations during the year l'l3l: Question 1. llhy Lt. Robinson buys street car tickets by the whole- sale? Question 2. lYhere and from what barber Capt. Fleming got his so- czilled haircut, ot April Srdi Question 3. XYhy Mr. Cordle. about the time so many pro Germans were sent to Leavenworth. began referring to himself as a teacher of Ger- man, rather than as a German teacher? Question -l. XYhy Mr. Copeland once made the following remark in class: ".-Xlas! I, like Napoleon, have come to the conclusion that I am living in the wrong age." 1Hint: His next statement was. that there were too many other brainy men in the world today.l Question 5. XYhere Capt. XX'right got his idea that all the female in- habitants of tlielsland of Helena are named Helen? Question 6. XYhv Capt. Doolittle couldn't keep his class pin 2-l hours? Question 7. XYhat Mr. Ransonfs answer was to the Freshman who asked him what an atom lived on? Question S. XYhy Baker made the following remark just after Mr. Slappey had finished distributing about -ICO minutes: "Professor, you are losing time." Question 9. How Cohen promoted himself to a lst I.t. Question 10. Did Mr. Copeland really come originally from Sugar Valley? ITEM 16. Finally, to our faithful janitor. 'William Henry Stephens. we do hereby give, bequeath. and devise all our class property and all appurtenances thereunto belonging or in any wise appertaining. IN XYITNESS XYHEREUF. XYe have hereunto set our hand and seal this 19th day of April, in the year of Our Lord 1919. Signed: THE Sizxioiz Crass. xXYl1I1CSSCSIRIiBII5ERT :XI.I.EN, Instrzictor, EDWIN BIILLER. Freslzman, RIARION XY. NORVELL. CAPT. RIILLER XYALKER, '19, g ufingfvociefios Q f A K Q '-f Q H k X Vp 7 N 47,S X X f f 1 ' A' f ,':'9' f W f flfmffff - Q , QA f vs A -511225. -:L ,glu- : 5:3 , I ::::gg::: A.:-1-5-1-3 1 .-.ii 1112 ff "::::' .f-:-sb:-:-1'-'.'.4.'.121 11 ,,., -:::::5"'5,,,-R ,, -'3'Z"'.41'1"5E 11: "::". -- ...:..a- ., ,, 5: vi" ' 12211 .isa-9'--:Q-zz-P" T11-JT' F:-Z. H::::2:::mm:au1:22-3-?z::aE:11::1 - 1:1-5:1 .-:-:'.e.5v'.54' 224152 I gum... 1111511---'Ivgggqgegg.-5:2 'Qt-:.-pg:-5, , o - - -- 1 9 . 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C Baker, E. M. K llelcling, M. Brenner, O. Cohen. A. if Conley. I. H. D1cks.j. E. Eakes. J. T. Emigh, H. Fleming, XY. C. O UVS .Ucm Flythe. S. S. Gibson, F. bars Gibson, XY. H. Green. F. Hardman. I. R. Hook, Frank Hollidav. P. H. Jarrell, J. G. Kershaw. T. Legwin, G. XX Marks, H. Merry, Il. ....XX' ALIQER. 1. NI I'1'rr-I'1'v.ria'v11t ..... ....... T ixrrlix' ....KTlWRRIS, XX . . . . XURTH, H I Merry. G. Mcfrary, XY. Miller, H. F. Morris, .-X. S. Owens, A. Parks. R. Phinizv. T. Pl11ll1p's, G. S Philpot, Tl. L. Roberta H. P. Poseborough, E. E. Tobey, N. M. THE .JRC-1919 Q5 Alexander H. Stephen P1'r'51a'v11f ............. l'ive-Pzuridmzr .......... SCL'I'!'f1U'j' and Trvaslrrer. . . Belding, ll. D Boatwright. bl. Burton. C. Brittiugham, ul. Cleckley. H. Cohen, C. H. Davis, XY. H. Dimmoek. XY. Dunbar, B. Emigh, ul. Fourcher. K. Goldstein. P. J. Halford Hagler. E. Heath, E. .llelnbcrs Henry. G. lnman, H. Kersliaw, bl. Levy. L. Mallard Morris. H. McGahee, O. Magruder, Xl. Illurphey. J. E. Nachman, H. Nachman, Bl. Nixon, S. Paul, S. Parker. G. Radford. S. S O filters Literary Society ' x .... .DHuLITTI.E. L. l .......Hoxx hu., H .,...XYR1oHT. G. H Rice. P. Ridlehoover. F. Robertson, P. Robinson, H. A. Saxon. A. Sherman. J. Smith. B. Smith, H. Story. L. Sylvester. D. Symms, .-X. Trowbridge Yerdery, C. Yerdery, M. XYilliams, R. O6 THE, .IRC-1919 The Debating Societies The Academy has two debating societies. the joseph R. Lamar and the Alexander H. Stephens.both organized by the late Mr. Farmer. The debates in the school are between representatives of the two societies. There is a Faculty Cup presented each year to the society winning the largest number of debates. This cup is to become the property of the society which wins it three years in succession. So far. the joseph R. Lamar Society has won it one year, and the Alexander H. Stephens Society also one year. The Academy has had some very good debates since the organization of these literary societies. "Long and heated arguments" have been staged by members of both societies. This year, on account of the "Flu," interruptions and the great rush to make up time, our debates have been somewhat curtailed. However. we managed to get one debate just after the last quarantine and hope to have more before the end of the school year. The subject was. "Resolved that the United States should build and maintain a Navy second to none in the world." The Alexander H. Stephens'representatives had the affirmative and were Capt. C. A. Doolittle. Lieut. D. Sylvester and Serg. BI. D, Belding. The joseph R. Lamar representa- tives had the negative side of the question and were Corps, Hook and Battey. and Pvt. Tobey. After an hour or so of rather warm discussions, in which each of the six young gentlemen nobly acquitted himself, the decision was rendered in favor of the affirmative. The Academy has wonderful prospects before her for debating. and we sincerely hope that every effort will be put forward in the future to secure an even higher standard in this most important phase of a young man's education. C.xPT. J. M. XYALKER. '19 1 f K-X-1 V xi A-lxiixxi Q pf ' 5 X, 65 al k if Ufvfxx ft! + fQ?figf fl f, f ' X Vw X if ff? XXX 'ff' ,fp Tlx 31 xx f XX I f X' - N fy JA, . XX Q : Q 9 o X qu OKES AND RTOONS OS THE .JRC-1919 Jokes .lonx XY. l11u'rT1NoH.xxi, liditor LAUGHS A l'iRE5IIM,XN It is battyg it is buggy: it is a male. lt dislikes some liquids. A few of these being soapy water and iodine. Unlike other vegetation, its greenness is unaffected by frost. lt looks cute-at a distance. lt sounds good-when silent. It is good-for nothing. It is beloved-by all-its parents. It is admired by all -its aunties when they see it in its khaki uniform. It looks "so" handsome- to itself. It is "so" erummy-to everybody else. It eats continuously. lt yells at ball games-when hit by a foul ball. It sleeps-sometimes on its bed. More often it sleeps in Class. It is like a birth- day-it comes every year. lt i-- tX. ll. Unfinished: here the author went crazy over the prospects of the last sentence abovefl The Faculty has suggested that the following questionnaire be sent to each cadet when he reaches the age of reason, about sixteen years 1 ?l: 1. lYhat is the address of your jane? 2. tal Give the address of two good blondes. tbl Give the address of two good brunettes. tAnswer both or none.l 3. Do you prefer blond or brunette? 1 State reasonfl 4. Do you know of any other good addresses? 5. lYhere were you last night? 6. ls that the correct answer? 7. Then what is the Correct answer? . Have you ever been wounded lshot I? , . Give the brand. cost and where more can be obtained. 10. Have you any on hand now? 8 0 'signed ............... Signed ........... , ............................. . . tSecond line to be signed by your Pastor.l OH, THAT HEART SM.xsHnR DAD: "Did you tell that young man of yours that I'1n going to switch off the lights at ten?" Ronnie: "Yes, dad." DAD: lYell. then?" Romani: "He said to thank you, and that he would wait until ten to call hereafter. x'lRGlNIAI "Dearest, will you love me always P" CURNELIUS: "Sweetest, I have loved you all the ways I know how." Tlllf .IRC--IUIU W" -.ef: -fri' f f ffv . . . -- if--,ine-l, L - Yfjg- l. , Y Y 4- ifg iilafi time livsixi-iss MAX Xr3lili 1. Y T?-Zferf ' . IU i ' I , .X lileless l1D1'lll, ""' . 2. sei. in .X hliniling storm, Strange sliznloxx s tlit across the lake. llnn' much ilifl Klzinager' L'-'lien make? .X im-nibur uf the faculty has sug- estetl grevii :intl in-rx' :is colors tor the .env r .la A IN 'I'llIi KlnoNl.1igII'1 l.X Senior! lilezi uf lleayenl 'l'I11i KlIi'l'Rlk' 5Y5'I'IiM There are nn-ters iznnbic, .Xml meters trocllaic, There are meters in musiezil tones: lint the meter 'lih:tt's sweeter .Xml neater- eoiiilileter, ls to meet 'er ln the lnofmligln alone. l"ic1zs1ui.xN: "What does 'lixf mean after a joke ?" SIQNIHR: "lt means Exchange, of course." l:RIiSIIM.XNI "C Dh, clues it? I thought it meant extinctf .lm .xxn llxziii. "l'1'ay, let me kiss your hand." saitl he, with looks uf burning love. "I can remove my veil." saicl she, "much easier than my glove." Hlaxicn ix Ciuxss MR. Rxxsoxiz "What three words are useil IUOSYZ1lllO11g',XCZ1llClNj' students?" XX'I2,xRx' Fiuisnxrxxz "I flon't know." MR. Rxxsoxiz "Correct" MR, C.xsoN: "Why is love like a gentle breeze ?" SICNIUR Clzxss: "Don't know, 'l7ess'." MR. Cxsnxz "A gentle breeze is a zephyr. a zephyr is a yarn. a yarn is a ale, a tail is an attaclnnent. Love is an attachment, so it is like a gentle breeze." D.XNIELZ "Th-th-that's simple. Anybody ought to know that." IUU THE .JRC-IUIU Q? fi A 1' 'ls h d , I lf' x 5 WZ if Pr ,fi ' !,Q Jr4'!'lZ "Me f- - if N IO V A , , ' Z ' . 1' 15 I ' W 7 -Lf Q -,- ,D , 4 tl ' W, 4 .fx 'ff' - fa I I ,- .'0mw7.y IIIIIIZ IIIRIQXT Sricixc Dluvli XYIIY l.ilRI.S I.12.xx'12 IImlE Wyly, H. Lacluuzm, R. Henry. G. Eakcs. -I. Young. C. Alluu, qI"css.J VL'l'ClCl'f'. KI. Cmlrlstciu. II. Eulwzmks, II. :mil IQ. Iuiuziu, H. Robinson, Reuben Hook, F. Lziircl. H. Owcus, .'X. Slappcy, II'css.J Murplicy, I. E. Erllullilut, 'If IIILXRIJ IN Lluxss Ilmmlxsux. ll.: "KIuz:u't 1'ccuix'ccl six crmvlis fm' liis lirst coiiipmsltiml ut ll'll1sIC.H IJ.xN1iil.: "Y-y-you uiezui lic gut CI'4C1'UW11CQI six times." RIN. Lfxsrwxz ".Xuim:1l is :my nlnjcct that lmsscsscs self IIlL'Ullll'DlIlb!1.I, KIl'l:i'1l1-LY: "Nat iicccsszlrily. XIV. Czisou. I Immv au animal wlucli ilwcs nut lumssuss sl-If IflC4lIIlUtItllI.U NIR. Lfxsuxz HXYIIIII xuiimzil is tltzuf' KIl'Rl'IlliYZ 'ZX luziinlyzcil maui." RIN. Sl.x1'l'1iY: "Mi: Iluzilwriglit, will you please tmiislzitc the Iirst pzlru- grzlpli iii yuur Ifrciicli Inmlif' I14n.x'l'xx'lcl4:il'1': "I Icft it lwnuc, 'I7f:ss'." MR. SI..XI'I'IiYZ "Sixty minutes for failure to luring ymu' liouk tu class. lln.x'1'wlcu:i1'1': "I wus iust kiilcliug, XIV. Slzlppcv, Iicrc it is." .Xxulcy IIIQIESIINIXXZ "I rl-u1't lliiiik I slimilnl Iizlvc- gotta-ii zcm on this test palm-i'." NIR. Ihxsrniz "I fluift cillicr, but tlizu wus llic lowest umrk I could give nm." NIV. I. I.. Skiiiucr was liczuwl tu say, "Now is tlic time to buy tIici'momctci's. ilu-y'II slulll Inc giving up. Class: "Hu, lla." THE .JRCIAIUIU llll I"lIi.XlilD ix 'rnif l,IlYSIHI,INlY Unxss Uh talr are the halls where stern ,,i,,,3g,' V14-'EQ' RIL'1lll1"lllS te-I 5199 ty h ' E"Qff!.I'pffv ' 'K l I Z Makes love to Miss Asthma: gg Qy,J4If'j . 0' 'Lf' XYhere bright Intluenza is wooed by V " ' ' l'neumonia i 1' A, And Measles join Xlumps in the 5g:5,.: Gil. - . -.-fs, ..:,v .34 ,-3.-. beautitul star. :fp,2',,g7q52.:ag1'g vis: fegzfffifltfgiisizz X Q .3 g,:g-:-31: .5114 X 'f-Eqaa!atznz4f::r13 1 v f - - - ' ' .---' T3'1'fFF2. Lapt. XX right is quite a scientist. Eg33gQ5gQEv3q:13,. One day Klr. Scruggs, professor of I gf: . - e . '- 'fg:i:g:-I: physiology wanted to look up a tew '-- tormulae in Physics, so he asked. linu.: Ullearest. You llllvv IICCI1 "Has any one in the class a I'hvsics ' I making love to those l'reneh girls." SllI.IllliR' "XYhat makes you think that, sweetheart book?" Capt, XYright heardihim say something about Physics so hastily and solemnly said, "XYhat U final.: "lit-cause you have iinproved do you want to know." " SU, N. B. A-X poet has been found in the Freshman class. llere is an example ot some ot his work. It is said that he received his inspiration after he had hlled his hrst date and had left the sweet little thing at the late hour of ten l'. KI. Kiss me sweet, Kiss me cunning, Kiss me quick, Daddy is coming. Our eyes have met. Our lips not yet, liut O you kid I'll get you yet. I think this young Edgar Allan Iloe has , be one of Georgirfs leading poets, bull artist, "or somethin." a bright future. He will some day Mv D.xu.v T.xs1c Most any day in the week. If it's sunny, if it's bleak. I'm on my way, so to speak, To time class. There gathers a crowd of boys, A few to study. a few to make noise, And in their pockets all kinds of toys. Now when I'm there I read a book XYhile watching "Fess" with a sneaky look. He seems to think that IYID a crook-but I aint. Suddenly you'1l hear the sound of shot. Followed by, " 'Fessf how much time have I got?" "You'll have more if you don't cut that rot. liget me?l." COLDEN Rn-rev, '19. 102 THE .JRC-1910 XX'hen you recognize the cry Of an eraser as it goes llying by, lust lie low and prepare to die-should he iind it out. Sometimes Freshmen turn quite green And mournfully shout, 'Tm hit on the bean!" .lust then the bell begins to ring, Some of us shimmy, the rest of us sing- Xow is the time to do anything-but study. Then there is an insurrection. Prisoners running in every direction. "Fess" raises a big objection, Using "time" for his protection. As we rush out like angels from above. Someone yells, "Don't push. just shove." "Come back," yells "Fess". "the class isn't dismissed." But for us there is eternal bliss-until Tomorrow. He spoke too late. X. B. The above was turned in as poetry, but we seriously have our doubts about it. The author is a -lunior, and as he came to us with tears in his eyes and said that the above was his lirst masterpiece, we consented to print it. All of you who care to throw brickbats and rotten eggs after reading the wonderful masterpiece. please kindly direct them at the author. not the editor. Goldstein says. "Yen dere's a tire in a clothing store some spring ofer coats. some fall ofer coats. everybody pants and goes vests ven a tire is burning up der store." And yet he is still alive after making a remark like this. C.xRswELL J.: "I found a button in my salad last night." NoRvELI., M.: "That's nothing. That was only part of the dressing." THE .JRC-IUIU 103 PATRONIZE THOSE WHO PATRONIZE "THE A R C." " COME READ ON WITH MEQ THE BEST OF THE JOKES ARE YET TO BE " I wish to take this opportunity to thank Mr. John Murphey, who though not appomted on the busmess stuif. has on several OCCHSIOHS 1'6IlLI9I'GLl it valuable assistalmve. CLARENCE H. COHEN Bus. Mgr. 104 THE .-IRC-10111 1 , Y v 1' RANK A. C.x1-11u1 A, P Mm-xlllu-1' Nm-W Yorl VANHOLT GARRETT I'l'4 I Q Vwttlwxl luxvllnxlgm Yivv Prvs. N T1'v:1w. if S. CNFRS, Sl'1'l'Pf11I'j' XX. B. XYIN'l'ICR, SlTl'l'lIll 2l1'1'Ctt Calhoun, Inc. F: lnlv :xlllll'l'SS GARCAL Brzlnclh Offica- fjlikqlikil, Alilllillllil Cotton Merchants AUGUSTA, GEORGIA THE JRC-IUIU lil? Outiit yourself at Augusta's most up to date Young Men's Store. Young Mens and First Long Pants Suits in a dandy Selection at J. Willie Levy 8: Son Estaljmlisheml 18-IS John J. Miller and Company OH BOY! Meet me at the Home Folks at Lunch Time Chicken Salad Sandwiches Ham Salad Sandwiches Sliced Ham Sandwiches Pimento Sandwiches A line of fine candies for THE GIRLS Home Folks 740 Broad Albion Hotel 'mmf' ' W Elm I 'W2 fa D i i i if .4 Q f rs? 1 AW? I 1 f Q, S' 'Z 4 I roi I 'eff "' "After His Hunfnyj L. J. SCHAUL Sz CO. Diamonds and Jewelry S40 Broad St. Augusta, Ga. Phone 545 100 THE ,JRC-1911! 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Mauly pe,-oplv vnu slum-ml itflet it lie- ille--lusv ir. Fmx' 11-:llly vnu take care ol lt. Ulu' Savings SYHUIII lu-ips you to saw. pays you a lilwral rail- of ixnterest :uni l't'llll'IlS your iliouvy with :llwsulluv safety. Start saving TODAY by opening an account with this STRONG bank. Georgia Railroad Bank, Augusta, Ga. Capital and Surplus i51,250,000.00 1lFl"ICLl'ZS Lima PHIXIZY. iiiwlliiir H H WM. A. L,-XIIHLH. Xll'l'-Pl't'S1llkllli Rufus H. Blwmwii. Yin-+1-Piwsislvlit J. ll. li.-XILIIS, Asst ffzisllivl' SAIIYIQI. MARTIN, Vzisliiel' H. H, SAXHN. Asst i,'2lSlllt'l' This Annual is a product of the Year Book Depart- ment ofthe Rogers Printing Company Dixon, Illinois TUE .IRC-I'fI'l II Smith Broth rs Co WHOLESALE GROCERS Augusta, Ga. EXCLUSIVE DISTRIBUTORS OMEGA FLOUR llo THE .JRC-IUIU A. H. MERRY PIERCE MERRY ERRY QYL CO. WHOLESALE FRUITS AND PRODUCE CANNED GOODS COLD STORAGE Agents for Fox River Butter Co.'s celebrated brands butter Clover Hill Creamery Butter Phones 83-84 Meadow Gold Butter Augusta, Ga. John W. Dickey Stocks, Bonds and Real Estate Loans. NILIFOIIII' Builmliug AUQIISIQI, Gu. SCIENTIFIC SENIOR M11 SC'l'llQ,SISI Why do people Fatt-11 'l'11l1v1'c'olos1s f1'u111 C'mvs'? Bo:1tw1'igl1t: By ml1'i11ki11g HIS 1110111 :mal 1-zxtiug HIS 1111lk. To The Senior Class of 1919 Sincere Good Wishes To You Gentlemen THE WELLS THEATRE MILLEDGE LOCKHART 8z CO Insurance 8: Real Estate Masonic Building Phone 640 THE ,JRC-11110 ll Land Drug Co. f'H1'. Rl'l7illl X RIlll'lllll'y Sts. Augusta, Gu. The Best Place to get Ice Ba Sodas Bates-Smith Co Wholes ale Grocers AUGUSTA, GA. Woodward Lumber Co. Long Distanc-Q TOlQ1DllOIlC 158 Augusta, Ga. Manufacturers Sc Dealers in Rough and Dressed Lumber, Lath, Shingles, Doors, Sash Blinds, and Fine Mill Work, Store Fronts and Church furni- ture. Correspondence Invited Satisfaction Assured OUR MOTTO: Quality-Service If you want to talk business, tele- phone at our expense. Mens Shoes-Black and Tan Price 555.00 to 510.00 WALK OVER BOOT SHOP 828 Broad St. l -r 1 n Xi, 1 X 3 lair fx is X Q I 1 xl If as 3 , ,Xl fm fo 5 M fn S THE .JRCAIOI9 F. E. Ferris c9c Company CLOTHING and FURNISHING GOODS f YOUNEI MEN 758 Broad Street C. T. Goetchius 8x Bro. USE EARLY BREAKFAST FLOUR DRUGGISTS FOR SALE BY LEADING GROCERS 602 and 1002 Broad Street Augusta, Georgia THE .JRII-1010 ll Lombard Iron Works and Supply Co. AUGUSTA, GA. ALL KINDS OF MACHINERY SUPPLIES REPAIRS CASTINGS ROOFINGS PUMPS PIPE VALVES FITTINGS FORD AUTOMOBILE PARTS LET US SERVE YOU I. H. Cohen GENERAL INSURANCE 24 Campbell Bldg. Augusta, Ga. AT INSPECTION Cadet standing at 'port nuns' in- correctly 4I,eft hnnil not at lwzilauiee of gunj is appronelleil by ofiicer at inspection. Officer: ll! here IS the balance of your gun? Cadet: I-I-I clon't know sir, it was all here this morning. The Perkins Manufacturing Co Yellow Pine Lumber Mill Work Doors, Sash 8a Blinds Distributors Cornell Wood Board Phone 3 Augusta, G 120 THE .JRC-1010 Meet me at Gardelles THE HOME OF GOOD SODA WATER Agents for Huylers and Norris Candies 744 Broad St. Augusta, Georgia BOYS, LISTEN YOU can just save from SBI to 352:on any pair of shoes YOU buy from us, I guarantee this J. E. TARVER, Mgr. Great Eastern Shoe Co. McCreary 81 Co. Clothiers, Hatters and Furnishers 742 Broad Street Augusta, Georgia STARK Augusta's oldest dry cleaner and dyer. tltiiw- Phone 324 Eighth St. 7159 WE CLEAN AND DYE EVERY- THING RetailCigarCompany Dealers in High Grade Cigars 85 Tobaccos. Complete line of smokers, articles. Box trade our specialty Largest and most complete stock of pipes in the city. Phone 373 752 Broad St. D. Nachman and Co. COTTON ' Phone 378 Augusta, Ga. 111111611 ll Engravings FORTTHSBOOK by The Electric City Engraving C0 BUFFALO 122 THE .JRC-NIU Ulliffv X Sales Rcmlll 553 Bllliltl Sl. A. R. Mustin COMPLIMENTS Distributor - Modjeska Co. COLUMBIA BRISCOE KISSEL CONTRIBUTED BY AN ALUMNUS QQQU Bring Your Feet wm r to us for Shoe M SHOE Satisfaction. Sf, We Specialize in MENS high grade Shoes Florsheim Shoe Store Co. 818 Broad St. The Hollingsworth Warehouses Storage - Distribution 8: Forwarding 5513 K 558 Xvilllitxl' Street U02 to 15113 Sixth Street A.llQjllSl2l, Gu. THIL' .IRC -IUIU 123 sUcH JOKES! K In English Class! Cohen: Mr. Cason, lc-t the siiliji-vt for debate be: Resolved that Agrivnl- ture has done inore for the worlil than Mining. Mr. Cason: No that woul4ln't Inc Il fair subject, you are all minors. Terminal Soda Fount John H. Kahrs Terminal Building Phone 804 Augusta, Ga. N. L. VVillet Seed Co. AUGUSTA, GA. Our Departments fi2ll'liC'll Sm-ds, Fix-lil Se-mls, Poultry IIl1illSIl'y. P1-t Stun-k I1iilns11'y, lnsvvti- vides, fi4'l'lllll'llif'S. Spray Mauliim-s. UI't'iIilI'1i tk ll1'11n1i1e,-111:11 Il'l'US,Al1lIllili Hvinedies ik Feeds, Fe-l'tilizei's. Agi- l.irnv, tlypsnin. "Best by Test" ROOFING AND BUILDING MATERIALS, MANTELS, TILES, GRATES, BUILDERS, HARD- WARE, etc. Complete Stocks Lowest Prices Prompt Deliveries David Slusky 85 Son 1009 Broad St. Augusta. Ga. Bowen Bros. Hdw.Co. S77 Blwzld SI. Base Ball Goods Tennis Goods Foot ball Goods Guns Rifles Pistols W alton's Dairy Lunch New Location 809 Broad St. Masonic Bldg. 124 THE .-IRC-IWIU Prep. Suits THE KIND YOU FELLOWS WILL LIKE At X1 1I11t'1S, you 1-:111 nlwzlys gc-t 111:11 s11:1ppy styles, c-1ut11t-s t11:1t 21 fc-1111w CLIII we--11' 'lllt1 tt-1-1 1111- '1 l't'U'l11'll' pt-1'Qr111 C'1f1t111-S w1t11 SXYiIQQg4'l' 111111 t1i1S1I, 1-11m-ly . I x 1 ,, t . . 1f111m1'i11g 1114- style- ts-11111-111-it-S of t114- 111m1i-1' 1111-11's suits. With t1'1111 waist 111111 s111111111c-1' 1'-til-1-ta:111 1111- 111-11' fm-:1t111'e-s, Boys, 111111 :1t I3I'lt'l'S t11:1t put 110 1-Xt1':1 st1':1111 1111 t11c- i1lll1l1j' 111111g1-t. J. B. White CE, Co. William G. Plagwltz CIVIL ENGINEER iXI:1su11ic- Bldg. .XllgIllSi2I, ilu. 131111114-s 533-1318-1 Specialties Farm and land surveying. Water power development Water supply, drainage Highway engineering To Capt. Doo- XYiII1TK't1I 0111- night watt-1111111113 apply 111111-1' Igl'0tIl1 st. M1-. f1U1!O1ilIIl1I What is 21 Nom df- P1ll111P.H Blitt-11i11gtr111: P:11't of 1111 EHQIIIOQ, sir. T110 S1-11i111' t'1:1ss Has 111-Q-11 w011t1s-1'- ing, for smut- ti111c-, why our f1'i1-1111 .1111111 B1'itti11g11:1111 Sll1:1't'1'Ut1 :1 sf-vc-rv :1ttz1f'1i of M4-111:11 A111-1'1':1tio11 si111l11- 1:1111-r111s1y with T111- M:11'1'i:1gc- of Mil'- i:1111 111111 :11sn why 111- is sn strictly oppnss-11 tn Yuung M1-11 ugfflillglu with tii1'1s. T. G. Bailie 8: Co. Awnings Porch Shades Picture Framing 742 Broad Augusta, Ga. THE .IRC-1010 125 Mulherin 81 Marks Shoe Co. " THE LEADERS " in Ladies, Gents and Childrens fine Shoes Tennis Oxfords and Shoes a Specialty Thos. G. Brittingham CONTRACTOR Plumbing, Heating and Drainage Repairing and Overhauling a specialty 651 Brozul St. Augusta, Gm. "Chalmers" AMERICA'S LOGICAL CAR Augusta Chalmers Co. Let us demonstrate the hot spot six. Phone 1741 119 Sth St. Augusta Bonded Warehouse Co. The only Public Bonded Warehouse in Augusta Fenwick and Cuinming St. Phone 14315 Sophomore: You talk like :1 fool. Freshmzui: I have to so you can unrle1'stancl me. 1 THE .JRC-If!I'! Help Those Who Helped Us. 1111" JAC'-1 I I Barrett CS, Company Cotton Factors We lease 50 000 bales of g a Atl t States Warehouse Ag G 128 THE .-IRC-IUIO The Aoadem Richmond V C o u n t y . Augusta, Ga. tlflstalilishecl in 17833 Offers unusual opportunities to ambitious boys EQUIPMENT-School property, valued' at S27:3,0U0.UU, with unexcelled Laboratories, Wootlshop, Forge and Machine Shop, Drawing Room, Coininercial ' ' ' " ' ' L'l - " Armory, Fieldhouse, etc. Department: ailequate C lass-Rooms, Reference 1 uaiie ES Cl ' il Qcitntific Technical Connncrcial anil General, extend- , COURS - 'HSHIUL ,tv ' A , . , . ing over four years of Stanilarcl High School work, and one year Freslnnan College work-all accepted on certificate hy University of Georgia, Georgia Tech. and " ' ' 0 to tional for students eighteen similar Institutions elsewhere. Military training p years of agi-.J Footlmall, Baseball, Basketball, Track Teains and Tennis under Faculty supervision and coaching. nient through- DORMITORY-Motlern hrick liuiltling with fire hose, new equip out, steani heat, hot and colcl water, shower lmaths, electric lights, Reading Room ' ' ' ' -- V' fu. . i- l' " 0- :ich A Builtling. Home atinosphtit, with lcailni ning on e floor. Board and tuition very reasonable. tlllll CiVII1I1llSlLl111 111 For Detaileil Information, Write GEO. P. BUTLER, Principal Augusta, Ga. A 1 1 x A 1 K' ' ' ' ll D' 1 . N I w 54 LT 1 5 .- P .1 I . F L' 1 .s,,,l -4' I . I . 5 l ' I . v , ,A 4 ". .' 4 ,A Q ' I 1 ' ' A' Q ' ' '. ' - ,. , . f fr" ij.-.4 '- '. ' .ffl ' 7 .A A-'13 N1 ,Q A 1 wif,-Q" . 31 ll ' H .1 . 'v' 1 . ' N. '-F -4 ' '. . . , ,1, 1? . l 4-1 . 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