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Show Hide text for 1933 volume ( OCR) Text from Pages 1 - 164 of the 1933 volume: “ Anne©! tf COPYRIGHT 1933 BY EARL KERNAHAN EDITOR-IN-CHIEF ARTHUR SMITH BUSINESS MANAGER THEODORE FIELD ART EDITOR 3£ 1)11. KTIII li C. CHRISTIE education. With respect and admiration for his untiring zeal and steady courage in times of stress, we, who reap the bene= fits of nis devotion, dedicate tikis 19 0 O Aucofa to the I resident of our Board of 1 rus ' l ees, Dr, Artliur C , Liiristie Jr oreworo Jrvealizimg tliat we sliall soon leave American University, amcl desiring to retain in concrete lorm impressions 01 tnose days tliat we treasure, we, tike CJass of 5 4, nave puiliMisned tkis IrJ O Auicola. Oonfemt; Section I = - = Views Section II - Aamiiiastration Section III = Classes Section IV - = Atlkietics oecfioa V - - Activities Section VI - = Fraternities American U niversity IJlL of the finest things about American University is its campus. An eminently admirable setting for the joys and sorrows, the studious labors ana indolent pleasures of our college lite, the campus holds a place peculiarly its own in the affections of every one of us. It is the purpose of the 19o0 AUvvOlLA to furnish a partial record, writ- ten and pictorial, of our lives here. i o that end, views ot the buildings with which, we have become thoroughly familiar, photographs of our pro- fessors and classmates, accounts of our athletic contests, and articles on the organizations of which we have been mem- bers, have all been included in the yearbook. I hen, to add just a bit to the pride with which an A. Uite will think ot his alma mater when perusing this volume, we have featured an element of A. U. life usually slighted — the campus itself. Our faculty embodies an unparalleled combination of technical skill with interest in the welfare of individual students. A. U. alumni are thankful to be able to declare that their professors assisted in their spiritual as well as mental development. 1 liese are acknowledged facts, and we do, at least partially, appreciate them. len we think of our student body, we again, with- out being boastful, feel blessed. A securely-founded insti- tution, ■with fine religious affiliations and a location in the [M 1 t tie A o Uo ( ampni; nation s capital, American University naturally attracts students of high mental calilber ana good mental liber. In the field of athletics, we find reason lor satisfaction. Under the leadersliip of a fine coach, our school, in spite of its size, has made an enviable name for itsell in basket- ball. Our foothall teams, although less successful, nave been noted lor tlieir gameness and team play. ;ivities otlier than atliletics also supply cause lor gratification. Our record in debating defies comparison. In two years of intense competition witn tike outstanding schools of tlie United States, we have suffered only one defeat. In addition we vanquished Oxford. 1 lie dramatic productions, especially tlie Shakespearean, nave attracted considerable favorable attention. Bo tin. tlie EAOLL and tlie AUCOLA nave won honors in journalistic contests. Likewise, in tike activities of academic and social organiza- tions, students nave found pleasure and profit. With this record Before it, the staff of the 19 6 i} AUCOLA decided that only a theme intimately con- nected with the University would be satisfactory. 1 oo, the staff thought that this theme deserved more apprecia- tion than it has hitherto received. 1 hus it is that the 1933 AUCOLA features the AMERICAN UNIVER- SITY CAMPUS. Lilr omen s itxesidpi Hall .Hamilton .House Clianrdlor s House Metropolitan Ciiurcn Hurst Hall Administration 1 8 6 ,) Dixcy years ago, Fort (jraimes, adlmiira[D ly placed to dietetic! file Union, s Capital, stood! om tike site of fine pres- ent American Univer- sity Campus. BISHOP I ' KW IN HOLT 111 CHES . tins ( ham elloi GEORGE BENJAMIN WOODS B.A., M.A., Ph.D. Dean of the College and Profc of English B.A., Northwestern, 1903; M.A., Harvard, 1908; Ph.D., Harvard, 1910; Phi Beta Kappa; Delta Sigma Rho ; Sigma Nu; Member of Modern Language Association of America; Cosmos Club; Federal Schoolmen ' s Club; Torch Club of Washington, D. C. ; Who ' s Who; Author of — English Poetry and Prose of the Romantic Move- ment; Victorian Poetry; Problems in English; College Handbook of Writing; A Manual of English; Drills in English. MARY LOUISE BROWN B.A., MA. Dean of Women and Associate Professor of English B. A.. De Pauw, 1909; M.A., Michigan, 1920; Phi Beta Kappa; Alpha Gamma Delta; University of Michigan Alumna; Local Chairman of Convention of National Association of Deans of Women in Washington, 1932. i UUJL- JOHN EDWARD BENTLEY M.A.. M.R.E.J S.T.B., Th.D. Professor of Education and Psychology M. A., Clark, 1916; S.T.B., Boston, 1917; M.R.E., Boston. 1920; Th.D., McGill, 1924; Member ol American Psychological Associa- tion; National Society for 1 eachers of Edu- cation; Societe de Psychologie (Geneva); Federal Schoolmen ' s Club; American Philo- sophical Society. WILL HUTCHINS B.A., B.F.A. Professor of Art B.A., Yale, 1901; B.F.A., Yale. 1909; Phi Beta Kappa; Beta Theta Pi; Who ' s Who; Associate Editor ol Christian Art; Author — Jeanne d ' Arc de Vaucoleurs; The Day that Lincoln Died (in collaboration). WALTER F. SHENTON B.S., M.A., Ph.D. Professor of Mathematics B.A., Dickinson, 1907; M.A., Dickin- son, 1909; Ph.D., Johns Hopkins, 1914; Phi Beta Kappa; Beta Theta Pi; American Math- ematical Society ; Mathematical Association of America; American Men of Science; Co-author — Elementarv Mechanics. " :. e 4te W-i DELOS OSCAR KINSMAN B.L.. M.A.. Ph.D. Professor of Economics B.L., Wisconsin. 1896; M.A., Butler, 1898; Ph.D., Wisconsin, 1900; Pi Gamma Mu; hellow of Royal Lconomic Society (Eng- land) ; American Economic Association; Amer- ican Association for Labor Legislation; Federal Schoolmen ' s Club; Who ' s Who; Author — In- come Tax in the Commonwealths of the United States; Local Governments of Wisconsin; Es- sentials of Civics; Economics or the Science of Business. WESLEY M. GEWEHR Ph.B., M.A., Ph.D. Professor of Historv Ph.B., Chicago, 1911; M.A.. Chicago, 1912; Ph.D., Chicago, 1922; Pi Gamma Mu ; Phi Alpha Theta; Member of American His- torical Association; American Association of University Professors; Mississippi Valley His- torical Association; Federal Schoolmen ' s Club; Author — The Great A val(ening in I irginia, 17-40-1790; The Rise of Nationalism in the Balkans. C. HENRY LEINEWEBER Ph.D. Professor of Modern Languages Ph.D., Fribourg, 1907. WILLIAM B. HOLTON B.S., M.S., Ph.D. Associate Professor of Chemistry B.S., Illinois, 1921; M.S., Illinois, 1923; Ph.D., Illinois, 1926; Phi Lambda Upsilon; Gamma Pi Upsilon; Sigma Xi; American Chemical Society. HAROLD COLDER B.A., M.A., Ph.D. Associate Professor of English B.A., Carleton, 1920; M.A., Harvard, 1921; Ph.D., Harvard, 1925; Ph. Beta Kappa; Phi Kappa Tau; Modern Language Association of America. JESSIE MARY KLRCUSON B.A., B.S., M.A., Ph.D. Associate Professor of Education B.A., Chattanooga, 1908; B.S.. Ohio State, 1926; M.A., Ohio State. 1927; Ph.D.. Ohio State, 1927; Phi Lambda Theta; Pi Mu Lpsilon; American Association of University Women; Author — Research Adventures in Col- lege Teaching; Student ' s Guide to Efficient Study. GLENN FRANCIS ROUSE H.A.. M.A.. Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Physics B.A.. Cornell College, 1920; M.A., Wis- consin. 1923; Ph.D., Wisconsin, 1925; Phi Beta Kappa; Sigma Xi ; American Physical Society; Washington Philosophical Society. FERDINAND A. VARRELMAN B.S., M.A. Assistant Professor of Biology B.A., California, 1915; M.A.. Columbia, 1922; A.A.A.S., Biological Society of Wash- ington; Bota nical Society of America; 1 orray Botanists Club; Entomological Society of New York; American Men of Science. LOIS MILES ZUCKER B.A., M.A. Assistant Professor of Classics B.A.. Illinois, 1910; M.A., Illinois, 1914; Phi Beta Kappa; Alpha Delta Pi; Classical Association; Classical League; American Asso- ciation of University Women; American Asso- ciation of University Professors. HAROLD MLRRIMAN DUDLEY B.A.. B.D.. M.A., Ph.D. Assistant Profe if History B.A., Simpson, 1917; B.D., Garrett Bibli- cal Institute, 1920; M.A., Northwestern, 1921; Ph.D., American University, 1928: Graduate Study, University of Chicago, 1921- 1923; American Association of University Professors. ARTHUR JENNINGS JACKSON B.A., B.D., Th.M., Ih.D. Assistant Professor of Religion B.A., Geneva, 1921; B.D., 1923, Th.M., 1924; Ih.D., 1926, Drew Theological Semi- nary; American Association of University Pro- fessors; American Society of Biblical Litera- ture and Lxegesis; Author — Symbolism in the Fourth Gospel. WAL 1 LR H. YOUNG B.A. Assistant Professor of Physical Education for Men and Director of Athletics B.A., Ohio Wesleyan, 1924; Alpha Sigma Phi. EDWARD WILLIAM ENGEL B.S., M.A.. Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Chemistry B.S., Union. 1925; M.A., Princeton. 1926; Ph.D., Princeton, 1928; Sigma Xi ; American Chemical Society. LOWELL F. HUELSTER B.A., M.A., Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Economics B.A., Lawrence College, 1926; M.A., Illi- nois, 1927; Ph.D., Illinois, 1931; Phi Beta Kappa; Pi Gamma Mu; Phi Kappa Tau. RUBER1 A M. OLDS Ph.B., M.A. Instructor in Spanish Ph.B., Chicago, 1926; M.A., Columbia, 1929; American Association of Teachers of Spanish; Modern Language Association of America ; American Association of University Women. DOROTHY WULF B.S. Instructor in Physical Education for Women B.S., Connecticut College for Women, I 92 1 ; Central School of Hygiene and Physical Edu- cation, New York City; Graduate Study, New York University, 1931-1932. MARIE DELONGLEE B.A. Instructor in French B.A., College de la Legion d ' honneur, 1927; B.A., Chattanooga, 1928; Sorbonne ; Diplome de l ' Universite de Paris; Beta Pi Theta. DONALD J. SHERBONDY B.A.. M.A. Instructor in Political Science and Coach of Debate B.A., Ohio Wesleyan. 1930; M.A., Amer- ican University, 1931 ; Phi Beta Kappa; Delta Sigma Rho; Omicron Delta Kappa; Alpha Sigma Phi. MARY MEARES GALT, B.A., M.A. Assistant Professor of French B.A., Randolph-Macon; M.A., Columbia; Modern Language Association of America; American Association of University Professors; Women ' s Overseas Service League. HILDA MINDER FRENCH. B.A.. M.A. Instructor in Speech B.A.. Ohio Wesleyan, 1924; M.A.. Oh.o Wesleyan, 1925; Delta Delta Delta; THeta Alpha Phi; Delta Sigma Rho. ETHEL G. STIFFLER, B.A.. M.A. Instructor in Biology B.A., Goucher, 1922; M.A., Pennsylvania. 1924 CORNELIA M. COTTON, B.A., M.A. Instructor in Biology B.A., Cornell University; M.A., Syracuse University; Sigma Xi. HARLAN RANDALL [nstrw tor in Choral Music Student ol Herbert Witherspoon, Chicago BERNICE V. MOLLR, B.A., M.A. Instructor in Political Science B.A., Maryland; M.A., American University GEORGE L. SIXBEY, B.A., M.A. Assistant in English .A., American University, 1930; M.A., George Washington, 1933. DOROTHY RANDOLPH, B.A., B.S. in L.S. Librarian B.A., Wheaton; B.S. in L.S., Drexel Institute. A U L U L 1„, M.,1,-1. Mi ll,. Mi Walter, Mrs. Sumner. Miss Carm.chael Adniinisiraiioin MR. HERBERT E. WALTER Business Manager MR. RAYMOND J. SPAETH Assistant Business Manager MRS. SARA SUMNER House Manager MISS DORO I ' HY RANDOLPH Librarian MISS BERNICE MOLER Registrar MISS ELIZABETH L. CARMICHAEL Assistant to the Registrar MISS SARAH A. STOVER Secretary of the Business Manager CI asses 189 Biskop Jolm Fletclier HuFst was tlie con- structive an J determine ing mint! Ibeliinol Am- erican University at its ! inception. He purchased! a carefully selected site for In is great enterprise enioFS lass JLlistory FACING with tre- pidation the future in a world where college graduates are en- dured but not appreciat- ed, the Senior Class of 1933 casts one last long look backward upon the triumphs it has achieved during the happy, friend- ly four years spent here in this cloistered retreat. And perhaps, encour- aged by the feeling of P ANNE KING JOHN WILLIAMS oeinor DAN L SMITH Washington, D. C. Alpha Theta Phi. 1 . 2. 3. 4. Corresponding Sec- retary. 2, Pledgemasler. 3. President. 4; Class Pres- ident, 4; Chairman of Interfralernity Council, 4: Class Basketball. I. 2. 3. 4; Class Soccer. 2, 3; Class Football. I ; Class Kittenball, I, 2, 3. 4; Class Volleyball. 2. 3. 4 ; Bowling team, 3; Eagle Staff, I. 2. 3. 4. News Editor. 3. Associate Editor, 4; Aucola Sports Editor, 3; Dramat, 2. 3. 4 ; French Club, I, 2, 3, 4; Student Athletic Committee. 3; Chairman, School Song Committee. 3; Student Christian Association. 4; Glee Club. 2. 3. 4. ANNE KING Washington, D. C. Alpha Chi. I. 2. 3. 4. Social Chairman. 3: Stu- dent Council, 2: " A " Club. 2. 3, 4. Present. 3; Class Hockey. I. 2. 3. 4; Class Basketball. I 2, 3. 4; Class Volleyball, I, 2, 3, 4; Class Soccer. I. 2. 3, 4; Orange Teams, I. 2. 3. 4; Aucola, Associate Editor, 3; Eagle Staff, I, 2, 3, Literary Editor. 3: Omicron Epsilon Pi, 2. 3. 4. Secretary. 4; French Club, I, 2. 3. 4, Secretary. 4; Brecky Club, I, 2, Secretary. I; Class Secretary. 4; Glee Club, 4: Brahmm Honor Society, 4; Class Honors. I. 2. 3, 4. LOIS SPENCER Washington, D. C. Alpha Chi. 2. 3. 4; Secretary. 3; President, 4; Brecky Club. 1. 2. Vice-President. 2; French Club. 2. 3. 4: Class Secretary. 2; Class Vice-President. 3. 4; Student Council. 3; Aucola. Assistant Editor, 3; International Relations Club. 4; Intel fraternity Council, 4; Social Committee. 4; Student Christian Association. 3, 4. JOHN WILLIAMS Washington, D. C. Alpha Theta Phi. 1 . 2. 3. 4. Recording Secretary, 2, Treasurer, 3. Vice-President, 4: Class Treas- urer. 3. 4: Basketball. 2. 3. 4: Tennis. 2, 3. 4; Eagle Staff. 3. 4. Assistant Business Manager. 3. Business Manager. 4; Aucola Staff. 3. 4. Assistant Business Manager. 3; Brahmin Honor Society. 4: French Club. 2. 3. 4 : International Relations Club. 4; Brecky Club, I. 2. Treasurer. 2; Student Chrisl- tian Association. 3. 4; Class Basketball. I; Class Soccer. I, 2; Class Kitlenball. I. 2. 3. 4; Class Volleyball. 3, 4; Class Horseshoes. 3. 4: Student Athletic Committee, 4. Secretary. 4; Student-Facul- ty New Student Committee, 4; Class Bowling, 2, 3, 4; Pi Gamma Mu, 4. HELEN ASTIN REBECCA BE ATTY self - satisfaction which arises from viewing these achievements and its temporary position of leadership in the student body, it may be heart- ened for the struggle ahead. For. when four short years ago this new world of American University engulfed them as Fresh- men, then, too, they were appalled by die BEATRICE ADAM Maplewood, N. J. Swagger Club. 4; Class Hockey. I. 2. 3. 4; Class Baskelball. I. 2. 3: Sports Manager. 2: Aucola. 3. 4: Eagle Staff. I, 2. 3: Dramat. 2. 3. 4. Vice- President. Business Manager. 3. Secretary. 4; Omi- cron Epsilon Pi. 2. 3. 4. Secretary-Treasurer. 3: Junior Prom Committee. 3: Freshman Week Com- mit.ee. 3; Debate. I, 2; President House Council. 4: Student Council. Social Committee. 2. J, 4; French Club, I, 2, 3; Blue Teams. I. 2. 3. PHYLLIS ADELMAN Washington, D. C. Swagger Club. I. 2. 3. Vice-President-Treasurer. 4. Vice- President-Historian. 4; Class Honors, 3; Class Vice-President. I; French Club. I, 2. 3. 4; Glee Club. 3. 4. Secretary-Librarian. 4: Westerner Club. 2. 3. 4. Secretary. 3. Vice-President 4; Song Publication Committee. 3; Spanish Club, 4. HELEN ASTIN Salt Lake City, Utah University of Utah. 1.2: Dramat. 3. 4. REBECCA BE ATTY Beverly, N. J. Student Christi; Club. 3. 4: Intern Association, 3. 4; Angel mal Relations Club. 4. vastness of the horizon. Then, however, they were not denied recog- nition. Recognized as helpless and disorgan- ized victims, they were thoroughly subjugated and humiliated by the Sophomores until in the Field Day contests the class of ' 33 won both the football and the hockey games, although it was defeated in the tug-o f-war. GENEVIEVE L€W CHESTER, OWE.RS l Mr „ r,l,f l I . . JCt . ... RUTH BELDEN Mountain Lalfes, N. J. Swagger Club, 2. 3. 4, Secretary. 3. President. 4; French Club, 4: Woman ' s Student Government Association. Treasurer, 3; Debate. 3. 4. Manager. 4; Dramat, 2, 3, 4; Student-Faculty Chapel Com- mittee. 3. 4; Student Christian Association. 4; Au- cola. 4: Interfralermly Council. 4. jesle, ALAN BLANCHARD Washington, D. C. Club. I. 2. 3. 4. President, 4; Cla Treas- I. 2; Eagle urer. I. 2: Assistant Manager of Football Aucola. Assistant Business Manager, 3; Staff, Assistant Business Manager. 2. 4; Class Hon- ors. 3; Brahmin Honor Society. 4; Athletic Com- mittee, 4; Glee Club. 4; Westerner Club, 2. 4. Treasurer, 2; German Club. 3. 4. Vice-President. 4; Spanish Club. 4. GENEVIEVE BLEW Washington, D. C. Alpha Chi, I, 2, 3, 4; Fr Honors. I. 2. 3, 4; Orchest ch Club, I, 2; Class , 2, 4. CHESTER BOWERS Frederick, Md. Ph, Beta Zela. 1 . 2. 3, 4, President, 4; Football, 2, 3. 4; Hamilton House Association. 4; Spanish Club, 3. 4; Glee Club, 2; Debate. 3. 4. Manager. 4; Class Basketball. 1 . 2, 3, 4 ; Class Soccer, 2, 3, 4; Kiltenball, I, 2. 3. 4. 4 , LA t AUCOLA ALBERT BUFFINGTON HELEN BUFFINGTON But it was early in their college career that the new Freshmen be- came acclimated to their surroundings. Even as h reshmen, nine members of the class were incor- porated in the Eagle staff. Toward other fields besides journalism were their activities di- rected, also, for in de- bate, dramatics, and ath- letics their influence was MYRTA BRONSON Beacon Falls, Conn. Beaver College, I. 2. 3; Swagger Club. 4: Dra- mal. 4. BETTY BRUNDAGE Washington, D. C. Alpha Chi. I. 2, 3, 4, Treasurer. 3, 4; Eagle Staff. I. 2, 3. Assistant News Editor. 3; Aucola. Women ' s Sports Editor. 3; Class Hockey. I. 2. 3. 4: Class Basketball. I. 2. 3. 4: Class Volleyball. I. 2. i. 4; Class Soccer. I. 2, 3. 4: Orange Teams. I. 2. 3. 4: " A " Club. 2. 3, 4; Eagle Hockey Club. 4: Brecky Club. I. 2; French Club. 2. 3. 4; Class Honors. 2; Brahmin Society. 4; Senior Gift Com- mittee. 4. ALBERT BUFFINGTON Baltimore, Mi. Dickinson College. I. 2; Phi Beta Zeta. 3. 4; Football. 3. 4: Basketball. 3. 4: Dramat. 3. 4; Eagle Staff. 3. 4: Hamilton House Association. Sec- retary. 4; College Social Committee. Chairman, 4. HELEN BUFFINGTON Baltimore, Md. William and Mary. I; Dickinson College. 2; Alpha Chi. 3. 4; Social Committee. 3; Dramat. 3. 4. felt. In fact, three mem- bers of the varsity bas- ketball team were Fresh- men. By the time of its pro- motion from the Fresh- man to the Sophomore year, the Class of ' 33 had found its stride and was taking its proper place in the conduct of student affairs. In the Field Day with the Freshmen, though it was HELEN CLEVENGEK FRANCIS CRAMErV J. RAMON BUFFINGTON Baltimore, Md. William and Mary. I, 2; Football. 3. 4; Dr mat. 3. 4; Spanish Club. 4. WINIFRED CLARK Andover, N. ]. Centenary Jun.or College. I. 2; Phi Sigma 3. 4; Glee Club. 3. 4. HELEN CLEVENGER Everett, Penna. Dickmson Jun.or College, I. 2; Glee Club. 3. 4; Phi Sigma Beta. 4; Dickinson Club. Secretary. 4; French Club. 4; Student Christian Association. 3. 4; Eagle Staff. 4; Aucola. 4. FRANCIS CRAMER West Bend, Wis. Phi Beta Zeta. 2. 3. 4. Secretary. 3; Hamilton House Association. Vice-President. 4; Eagle Staff. I. 2. 3. Circulation Manager. 3: Glee Club. 2. 3; Librarian, 3: Band. 2; German Club, 3: Class Honors, I . ola: POMS Cr AMPTON ALTHINE CKANDON 1 beaten in the tug-of-war, it was victorious in both the soccer and rockey games. Not only did this class lead the campus in its number of honor stu- dents, but the special abilities of certain soph- omores were beginning to claim recognition. Bea Adams and Carl- ton Skeggs in dramatics; Oscar Sells and Leonel MAKY DAUB LEONEL PICK DORIS CRAMPTON Washington, D. C. Mary Baldwin College. I. 2; Swagger Club, 3, ALTHINE CRANDON Net) Bedford, Mass. Student Christian Association. 4; International Re- lations Club. 3. 4. MARY DAUB Fairfield, Me. Swagger Club. 2. 3, 4: Dramal. 2. 3. 4. Secre lary. 3. 4; Class Hockev. 2. 3. 4; Class Basketball 2. 3: Omicron Epsilon Pi. 2. 3. 4. President. 4. LEONEL DICK Stillwater, Minn. Alpha Theta Phi. 2. 3. 4. Recording Secretary. 4: Dramat. 2. 3, 4; Basketball. I. 2. 3. 4; Foot- ball. 2; Class Track. 2. 3. 4: Kiltenball. 3. 4: Class Volleyball. 3, 4. Dick in basketball; Bob Marcus in debate; Anne King in scholarship; — all contributed their parts to the well-round- ed student life of the college and the achieve- ments of the class. When the class of ' 33 returned to college for its Junior year, all efforts were bent toward making successes of those two annual proj- ALICE LOUISE FOKD EUNICE FULTON MARGARET DIMOND Washington. D. C. Epsilon Kappa, 2. 3. 4. Vice-President. 4. Presi dent. 4; Aucola. Assislanl Business Manager. 3 Glee Club. 2. 3. 4. Recording Secretary. 3. Vice President, 4; Brecky Club, I, 2; Class Honors, 2 French Club, 3. 4; Inlerfratemity Council. Secre lary. 4. BETTY FLEMMING Kingston, N. Y. Swagger Club. I, 2. 3. 4: Dramal. I: Cla lockey, I. ALICE LOUISE FORD Washington, D. C. Class Hockey. I; Aucola. 3; Eagle. 1,2; Omi- cron Epsilon Pi. 2. 3. 4; French Club, 1.2; Brecky Club, 1,2; International Relations Club, 3, 4; Stu- dent Christian Association. 4; Class Honors. 2. 3, 4. EUNICE FULTON Stillvilk, N. Y. Rusl Hall. I. 2. 3; Debate. 4: Eagle Staff. 4. KENNETH HOOVER. ANNE HUNTEK ects of the Junior Class: the Junior Prom and the AUCOLA. With the aid of Brusiloff ' s Music Masters and the Kennedy-Warren ' s am- ple and modernistically decorated ballroom, the Prom was put on with a bang. And last year ' s AUCOLA. under the careful guidance of Bob Marcus, Editor, and Harry Moffett, Business VERONA GOETZ Jamaica, N. Y. Swagger Club. 1 . 2. 3. 4. I.JZ: Gleo plub. I. 2. 3: Internahon- lub. I. 2. i,4; Student Council. 3. -4. m| BeK ZetaW. 2. fl 4: Football. I, 2. 3; - ClassfKes.de fP al R?Pa.,ons Clu Vi e-PJresidfenl, JSenior Class Gift Committee. 4; BrahmiiiijMonoi: Aociety, A: BetaJ3ela Beta. 3. 4. Presided 4 ;,plass Honors. 3: frlerclass Athletics. I ;ADebate. HAROLD HARBAUGH Balls Ion, I ' a. Phi Bela Zeta. 2. 3. 4. Secretary. 4; Class Hon- ors. I. 2. 4; French Club. 2; Eagle Staff. 2. 3. 4. Sports Editor. 4: Pi Gamma Mu. 3, 4. President. 4; Class Basketball. 3, 4. ANNE HUNTER Berkeley Springs, W . V a. Swagger Club. 3. 4; Class Basketball. 3: French Club. I. 2: Junior Prom Committee, 3; " A " Club, 3, 4; Senior Social Committee. 4. Manager, came up to all expectations. During that year also the class made its pres- ence felt in extra-curric- ular activities. With the weight of two years of residence behind them, various Juniors began to demand their " place in the sun " — and to get it. Such stars as Parke, Bowers, and Dick helped to bolster the lag- ELEANOR JOHNSTON CORNELIA KIRBY ALFRED JOHNSON Cabin John Park, Md. Football, I. 2. 3; Kitlenball. I. 2. 3. HENRY JOHNSON Cabin John Park, Md. Football. I. 2. 3. 4; Basketball. I; Dramat. 2. 3. 4; Eagle Staff. 4. ELEANOR MAY JOHNSTON Washington, D. C. Epsilon Kappa. I, 2. 3, 4. Vice-President. 3; Glee Club. I, 2. 3. 4. Secretary, 1. Accompanist. 3. 4. President, 4; Accompanist of Men ' s Quartet. 3; French Club, 1 . 2. 3, 4. President. 4; Spanish Club. 3. 4; German Club. 3. 4; Aucola. Assistant Curculation Manager. 3. CORNELIA KIRBY Takoma Parlf, Md. Alpha Chi, I. 2. 3. 4, Vice-President. 4: Glee Club. 1.2; Brecky Club. I ; Student Council, Treas- urer. 3. 4; Student Comptroller. 3. 4; Spanish Club. 4; P. Gamma Mu, 4. ' r MARTHA KOPP MVRA KRICER. ging fortunes of the foot- ball team; Juniors con- tinued to dominate the basketball squad ; Leonel Dick assumed the un- disputed position of Pro- fessor Hutchins ' leading Shakespearean actor, ably supported by Mary- Daub, Dan Smith, and Henry Johnson; Under- wood and Moffett be- came major sports man- agers; nor were these all HAZEL KIRK W ashingion, D. C. Epsilon Kappa. 1 . 2. 3. 4, President, 4; Debate. 4; Glee Club. I ; " A " Club. 3. HYMAN KOHAN Kingston, N. Y. City College of New York. I j Class Soccer. 2. 3. 4; Class Kittenball. 2. 3. 4: Class Volleyball. 3: Class Basketball. 2. 4; Glee Club. 2. 3. 4 ; Beta Beta Beta. Treasurer. 4; Intramural Track Com- petition. 2. 3. MARTHA KOPP Altoona, Penna. Dickinson College. I. 2; Phi Sigma Beta. 3. 4; German Club. 3; Glee Club. 3. 4; Student Christian Association. 3. 4; Eagle Staff. 4; Dickinson Club. Vice-President, 4. MYRA KR1GTR New York, N. Y. Class Hockey. 1. 2. 3. 4; Class Soccer. 1 . 2. 3 : Class Basketball. I. 2. 3; " A " Club. 2. 3. 4; Junior Prom Committee. 3 ; Constitutional Committee, 3. who played important parts. During the final year the class has chosen Dan Smith to lead it in the office of president, and Lois Spencer. Anne King, and John Will- iams filled the positions of vice-president, secre- tary, and treasurer, res- pectively. Backed by the weight of prestige KATMRYN LARIMER WAYNE LAMON JEANNETTE MACDONALP ROBERT MARCUS KATHRYN LARIMER Ebensburg, Penna. Dickinson Junior College. I. 2; Phi Sigma Beta. 4; Sludenl Christian Association. 3, 4; Vesper Com- mittee, 3. Second Vice-President. 4; German Club. 3. 4. Secretary-Treasurer, 4; Glee Club. 3. 4; French Club. 4: International Relations Club. 4; Eagle Staff. 4; " A " Club. 4; Hockey Club, 4: Basketball Club. Captain. 4; Class Teams, 3, 4: Blue Teams, 3. 4; Dickinson Club. 4. JEANNE1 IE MACDONALD Carmel, Penna. Goucher College. I, 2; Ph, Sigma Beta. 4; Glee Club, 3, 4; Spanish Club, 3, 4; French Club, 4; Student Christian Association. 3. 4; Eagle Staff. 3. 4; Class Hockey, 4; Freshman Week Committee. 4. WAYNE LARSON Camp Hill, Penna. Ph. Beta Zeta. I. 2. 3, 4; Varsity Basketball. I. 2. 3. 4; Varsity Football. 2. 3. 4 ; Student Athletic Commillee. 2; Class Foolball. I; Class Kittenbali. I, 2. 3. 4; Class Volleyball. 2. 3. 4; Class Soccer. 2. ROBERT MARCUS Chicago, III. Ph, Bela Zeta. I. 2. 3. 4: President of Student Council, 4: Aucola. Editor. 3. Chairman of Govern- ing Board. 4; Eagle Staff. I. 2. 3. 4. News Editor, 3. Associate Editor. 4; Debate. 1 . 2. 3. 4. Presi- dent of Debate Council. 4; Delta Sigma Rho, 3, 4, Secretary-Treasurer, 4; P, Gamma Mu. 3. 4, Vice- President. 4; International Relations Club, I, 2. 3, 4; French Club, I. 2, 3, 4, Secretary. 2: Glee Club, I, 2; Librarian, 2; Brahmin Honor Society, 3, 4; Class Honors. I. 2, 3. 4; Faculty Prize. 2; Big Brother Committee. 3: Chairman of Class Gift Commillee. 4; Member of Executive Committee and 1933 Con- vention Chairman of National Student Federation of America. gained in four long years, the Seniors have come to take the lead in most of the activities that men — and co-eds — set their hearts upon here. They have re- tained the position of prominence already achieved in athletics, dramatics and debate. Bob Marcus as Student President and Bea Ad- CEOP.CE MtCAFFEPJV HARRY MOFFETT SARAH MAREAN Dallon, Mass. Class Hockey. 1 . 2. 4 : Class Basketball. I. 2. 4: Class Soccer. I, 2. 4: Dramal. 2: Spanish Club. 4; Eagle Staff. 4: Denver University. 3. HELEN MARTIN Martinsburg, W . a. Swagger Club. I. 2, 3. 4: Class Basketball. I, 2. 3: Class Volleyball. I. 2. 3; Class Soccer, I, 2. 3; Class Hockey. I. 2. 3, 4; Blue Teams I, 2. 3. 4; " A " Club. 2, 3. 4: Chairman of Ring Committee, 2, 3. GEORGE McCAFFERTY Philadelphia, Petma. Georgetown University. 1 . 2. 3. HARRY MOFFETT Washington, D. C. Alpha Theta Phi. I. 2. 3. 4. Secretary, 3. Treas- urer. 4; Assistant Manager of Football, 1,2; Class Basketball, 3, 4; Kitlenball. I. 2, 3, 4: Bowling. 3; Class Soccer. I; Athletic Commillee. 3: Brecky Club. I, 2; Eagle Staff, I. 2. 3. Assistant Business Manager. 3; Big Brother Commillee. 2. 3; Manager of Football. 3. 4; Aucola. 3. 4. Business Manager. 3: Junior Prom Committee. 3; Spanish Club. 3. 4: Student Christian Association. 3. 4. ams as President of the W. S. G. A. have filled positions of trust and responsibility. Vernon Robbins and John Will- iams as Editor and Bus- iness Manager, respect- ively, of The American Eagle, have upheld the honor of the class in the field of journalism this year. In summing up their achievements, it is CATHERINE OS ORNE PRUTIA PEIRCEr T- SARA MOTLEY Washington, D. C. Brahmin Honor Society, 4: " A " Club, 2, 3. 4. President. 4; Class Hockey. I. 2. 3. 4; Class Bas- ketball. 2. 3. 4; Class Volleyball, I, 2. 3; Class Soccer. I, 2, 3; Orange Teams. I. 2. 3. 4; Hockey Club, 4; Basketball Club. 4; Eagle Staff. I, 2, 3. 4. Assistant Sports Editor. 3, 4: French Club, I. 2, 3. 4; Span.sh Club. 3. 4. Vice-President. 4; Brecky Club. I. 2, Secretary. 2; Student Christian Associa- tion. 3, 4; Class Honors, I, 2, 3, 4. LORENA MURRAY Washington, D. C. :nch Club. I, 2. 3. 4: Brecky Club. 1. 2, 3; Club. 2. 3; Eagle Staff. 2. 3; Aucola. 3; sh Club. 4. CATHERINE OSBORNE Washington, D. C. Ph, Sigma Beta. 2. 3. Secretary. 3, Vice-Presi- dent, 4; French Club, I ; Westerner Club. 2, 3, 4 ; Anglican Club, I, 2. 3. 4; Student Christian As- sociation. 4. PRU TIA PIERCE Washington, D. C. Epsilon Kappa. I. 2. 3. 4. Treasurer, 2, 3. 4: Class Basketball. I. 2, 3. 4: Class Volleyball, I. 2, 3; Class Soccer. I. 2. 3; Class Hockey. 2. 3. 4 ; Orange and Blue Teams. I. 2. 3; " A " Club. I. 2. 3. 4, Secretary-Treasurer. 3. 4: Glee Club. I. 2, 3, 4; Spanish Club. 3. 4; Aucola, 3; Brahmin Hon- or Society. 4. only necessary to re- mark that already ten members of the class have been elected to the Brahmins: Alan Blan- chaid, Betty Brundage, Kenneth Hoover, Anne King, Bob Marcus, Sara Motley, Prutia Peirce, Max Schaul, Ed Tate, and John Will- VEIUJON R.OB IN5 PAUL SAMPSON MARIAN PHELPS Savage, Mi. Hall. I, 2. 3. KATHERINE REUTER Jcannelk, Penna. Swagger Club. I. 2. 3. 4. President. 3; Class Secretary. I. 3; Class Vice-President. 2; Interfra- ternity Council. 3; Women ' s Student Government Association. 2. 3. 4, Treasurer. 2, 4. Head Proctor. !: International Relations Club. 3. 4: Student Christian Association. 4: German Club. 4: Aucola. 4; Class Honors. 4. VERNON ROBBINS Washington, D. C. George Washington. I : Eagle. 2. 3. 4. Assistant Editor. 3. Editor. 4; Debate. 2: Oxford Fellow- ship. 2. 3. 4. Secretary. 4; Glee Club. 2. 3. 4. Secretary-Treasurer. 3; French Club. 3. 4; Inter- national Relations Club. 3. 4. Treasurer. 4: Class Honors. 3: Student Christian Association. 4: Slu dent-Faculty Publicity Committee. 4. PAUL SAMPSON Washington, D. C. Aucola, Activities Editor. 3; Debate, 1; Class Basketball. 3; Oxford Fellowship. I. 3: Student Christian Association. I, 3; Potomac Stale College. 2. Surely the class of 1933 will be excused for taking this brief glance at the past, it strengthens the members to face the problems of the future. But, when they look back and con- template their record, they may be inclined to doubt the value, the im- portance, of these ac- complishments in college - MYRON SIMPSON CARLTON SKECGS OSCAR SELLS Monroe, Term. Phi Beta Zela. 2. 3. 4. Treasurer. 3. Vice-Pres- ident. 4; Basketball. I. 2. 3. 4; Varsity Debate. 3. 4; Student Council. 3; Class Kittenball. 1 . 2. 3, 4 ; Class Volleyball, I. 2, 3, 4; Vesper Committee, 2; Student-Faculty Chapel Committee, 4. VIRGINIA SHLRIER Washington, D. C. Phi Sigma Beta. 3. 4: Dramal. 2. 3. 4: Archery. 2; Class Volleyball. 2; Class Hockey. 4; Class Basketball. 4; Song Committee. 3; Aucola. 3; Eagle Staff. 3. 4; German Club, 3; Class Honors, I. MYRON SIMPSON Cumberland, Md. University of Cincinnati. I : Eagle Staff. I ; Glee Club. I, 2, 3; Student Christian Association, 3. 4; German Club, 3, 4; Beta Beta Beta. 3. 4; Inter- national Relations Club. 4; First Aid Manager of Football. 4; Class Honors. 4. CARLTON SKEGGS Mount Airy, Md. Jesters. 4; Dramat. I, 2. 3. 4. President. 3. 4. Stage Manager. 4; Glee Club. 1, 2. 3. 4, Vice-Pres- ident. 4. Chairman of Key Committee. 3; French Club, 1.2; Social Committee. 3; Junior Prom Com- mittee, 3; Freshman Week Committee. 2; Poetry Club. 4: Debate Squad. 4. life. Are they " sound n d fury, signifying nothing, " pr something really worth the doing. S Tlv projects which h lve been carried ihrough to success with the aid of members of the class of ' 33 are in some measure similar to the work that they will attempt after gradua- tion. Unimportant and EDWARD TATE- EL€ANOI TAYLOK EDITH SWANTON Washington, D. C. Urbana University. I, 2. ILSE TAENZLER Ml Lakes, N. ]. Swagger Club. 3. 4. Treasurer. 4; Hockey. I. 2. 3. 4: Class Soccer. I. 2. 3. 4; Class Basketball. I. J, 4; French Club. I. 2. 3. 4; German Club. 3. 4. President. 4; Spanish Club. 4; Student Coun- cil, 4. EDWARD TATE Washington, D. C. University of Tennessee. I ; Phi Beta Zeta. As- sociate Member. 2. 3. 4 : Eagle Staff. 2. 3. 4. Asso- ciate Editor. 3. 4: Aucola. Assistant Editor. 3; Glee Club. 2. 3. 4. President. 4; Brahmin Honor Society. 4: French Club. 2. 3. 4 ; Student Christian Associalion. 4; Inlerclass Alhlelics. 2. 3: Sludenl Athletic Committee. 3. ELEANOR TAYLOR Lawrence, L. ., N. Y Phi Sigma Beta. 1. 2. 3. 4. Secretary. 2. Pr dent, 3, 4; Interfratermty Council. 3. 4. Secret; 3: Spanish Club. 3. 4; Glee Club. 4; Represer hve Dorm Girl, 4. intrinsically of little val- ue though these present works may seem, insofar as they develop self-re- liance and initiative, in- sofar as they help to prepare for the struggle ahead, to that degree are they justified. If their college career, entered into under such DOROTHY WALLER HARRY WEEKS ELIZABETH TOWNE Washington, D. C. Swagg.-r Club. 3, 4; Eagle Staff. I. 2. 3. As- sislanl Editor, 3; Aucola, 2. 3; Glee Club, 2. 3, 4. Business Manager. 3; French Club, I, 2, 3, 4; Spanish Club, 2. 3. 4; Anglican Club, I, 2, 4; Westerner Club. 2. 3. 4, Secretary, 3; International Relations Club. 2. 3. 4. Secretary, 3, 4; Class Honors 2. 3. 4. HARRY K. UNDERWOOD Washington, D. C. Alpha Thela Phi. 2. 3. 4 ; Assistant Manager of Football. I. 2; Assistant Manager of Basketball. 2; Varsity Manager of Basketball, 3. 4; Aucola, Circulation Manager. 3; Dramat, 3. 4; Chairman Student Athletic Committee, 4; Senior Manager of Athletics. 4; Chapel Committee. 2. 3, 4; S ocial Committee. 4: Class Basketball. 3. 4; Junior Prom Committee. 3; Class Soccer. 2; Class Kittenball. I. 2, 3. 4; Class Volleyball 3. 4; Brecky Club. 1.2; Spanish Club. 4. DOROTHY WALLER Washington, D. C. Epsilon Kappa, 3, 4; " A " Club, I. 2, 3, 4; Brecky Club, I; Class Hockey, I, 2, 3, 4; Class Volleyball. I. 2, 3, 4; Class Soccer, I. 2. 3, 4; German Club, 3. 4; Beta Beta Beta. 3, 4. HARRY WEEKS Long Island City, N. Y. Football. I. 2. 3. 4; Dramat, I, 2, 3; French Club, 2, 3, 4; Big Brother Committee, 3; Class Football, I. CATHERINE WOLD ADOLPHUJ WORLEY RITA YORK inauspicious circum- stances four years ago, has been crowned with such triumphs as herein enumerated, may we not have hope for the future of the members in a world in which, all un- initiated and inexperi- enced, they must now make a place for them- selves? CATHERINE WOLD Washington, D. C. Anglican Club. I. 2. 3. 4. Secretary, I. 3. Vice President. 2. 4: Archery. 1. 2. 3; Class Volleybal 2; " A " Club. 2. 3. 4; Spanish Club. 3. 4. DOLLY WORLEY Washington, D. C. Epsilon Kappa. I. 2. 3. 4; Eagle Staff. 3. 4; Aucola. 3; Class Volleyball. 2: Class Soccer. 2; French Club. I. 2. 3. 4; Senior Gift Committee. 4. RITA YORK East Taunton, Mass. Epsilon Kappa. I. 2. 3. 4; French Club. I. 2. 3. 4: Vesper Committee. 2; Spanish Club. 3. 4; Student Christian Association. 3. 4. minors lisiory NOW that the Jun- iors, the class of 1934, h a v e almost completed three-fourths of their college careers, it might be well for them to pause mom?n- tarily to look back at the history of their achievements and per- haps to draw some les- sons from the mistakes of the past. For the most critical period of their entire college GLADYS COW5ILL EDWARD DAVIDSON i minor ticers JOSEPH THOMAS Washington, D. C. Phi Beta Zela. I. 2. 3; Glee Club. I, 2. 3. Business Manager. 2. Quarlel. 3: Class President. 2. 3; Football. 2; Class Basketball. 2; Eagle, 2; Westerner Club. 1 , 2. 3. President. 3. DOROTHY BAKER Washington, D. C. Epsilon Kappa. I. 2. 3; Eagle Staff. I. 2, 3. News Editor. 3; Aucola. Associate Editor. 3; Class Vice-President. 3; International Relations Club, 2, 3. Vice-President. 3: French Club. I. 2. 3; Glee Club, 2, 3; Junior Prom Committee. 3; Big Sister Committee. 2; Student Christian Association. 3: Class Volleyball. I. GLADYS COWSILL Washington, D. C. Epsilon Kappa. 2. 3. Secretary. 3; International Relations Club, 3; French Club, I. 2. 3; Glee Club. 2. 3. Treasurer. 3; Class Secretary, 3; Class Hockey. I; Class Volleyball. I. 2. 3; Eagle Staff. 3; Aucola, Assistant Editor, 3; Brecky Club. I; Class Honors. I. EDWARD DAVIDSON Cherrvdale, Va. Phi Beta Zeta. 3; Class Honors, I, 2: Student Handbook Committee. 2; Class Basketball. I, 2; Class Treasurer. 2. 3; Glee Club, 2, 3; Student Athletic Committee. 2; Aucola. Business Staff. 2. Sports Editor. 3; Junior Prom Committee, 3. AUCOLA course approaches; it is the leadership which is thrust upon a class in its Senior year that tries the mettle of the class and causes to be rendered a verdict as to its worth- iness. As Freshmen they were graciously wel- comed to the portals of The American Univer- sity. And in their hon- or — and urged on some- what by their Sopho- RICUARD BUCKINGHAM FALAH CAMPBELL JANE BISHOP Washington, D. C. Alpha Chi, I, 2. 3: Brecky Club, I: Glee Club, I. 2; Class Secretary. I; Aucola Slaff. 3; Spanish Club. 3. WINONA BUCHANAN Wells, Minn. Eagle Slaff. I. 2. 3; Class Hockey. I; Class Volleyball. I : Class Soccer. I ; Orange Hockey Team. I ; " A " Club, 1 . 2. 3 ; Debate, I. 2. 3; Inter- national Relations Club. 2, 3; Student Christian Association. 2. 3. RICHARD BUCKINGHAM Washington, D. C. Orchestra. I. 2. 3. Librarian. I. Manager. 2; Band. I. 2. 3. Manager. I; Eagle Staff. 2. 3. News Editor. 3; Aucola. Circulation Manager. 3; Oxford Fellowship. I. 2. 3. Treasurer. 2. President, 3; Stu- dent Christian Association. 2, 3: French Club. 3; Dramal. 2, 3. Arlingl. Club, 3. FALAH CAMPBELL Chattanooga, Tenn. n Hall. I, 2; Alpha Chi. 3; Anglican more overseers — the campus became permeat- ed with a vivid green, a a Freshman green. Though t h e verdant insignia which were forced upon them may have been for their own good, certainly they were unpalatable at first taste. The first tragedy and the first triumph for the class came on the same day, November 1 3, BEATRICE COMEAU Lexington, Mass. Class Soccer. I. 2; Class Hockey, 2, 3; Class Basketball, 2, 3; Class Volleyball, 2; French Club. I. 2, 3; International Relations Club. 3; Eagle Staff, 3; Aucola Staff. 3; Student Christian Asso- ciation, 3; Orange Hockey Team, 3. MARJORY COWLES Perth Ambop, N. J. esper Committee. 1; Fre nch Club. 1, 3; Ger- i Club. 2; Sluden t Christ ian Association. 2. 3: ■rnational Relation s Club. 3; Class Horn .rs, 3. LOUISE DANFORTH Washington, D. C. Epsilon Kappa, I, 2, 3; Beta Beta Beta. 2. 3; Eagle Staff, I. 2, 3, Circulation Manager. 3; Aucola. Advertising Manager. 3; Student Christian Associa- tion, 2. 3; Westerner Club, I. 2, 3; German Club. 2; Glee Club, 2; Class Volleyball, I, 2. MARY DAVIS Washington, D. C. Phi Sigma Beta. 3: French Club. I, 2; Dra- at. 3; Aucola 3; Student Christian Association. 3. FRANCES FARMEK IMOGEN FICKLEN 1930. On that day the Sophomores defeat- ed them in both soccer end hockey, but they retaliated to some extent by winning the tug-of- war. It did their wounded souls good to see their hated elders dragged through the mud and water, and fur- thermore, this victory re- moved the restriction on cutting across campus. ILENE EHRHARDT Washington, D. C. Phi Sigma Beta. 2. 3. Treasurer. 3; Spanish Club. 3: German Club. 2. 3: Class Honors. 2. LEE ESPER Altoona. Penna. Phi Beta Zela. 3; Football. I, 2. 3; Student Council. 3; Oxford Fellowship. 2. 3; Treasurer. 3: Glee Club, 2. 3. Secretary. 3; Class Basketball. 2, 3; Class Kittenball. I, 2. 3: Student Christian Association, I, 2. 3; French Club, I, 2, 3; Soccer, I, 2. 3. Flc Sigm; FRANCES FARMER Washington Grove. Mi. rida Slate College for Women. I. Beta. 3; Glee Club. 3: French Club. IMOGEN FICKLEN Washington, D. C. Aucola. 3; French Club. 1. 2. 3; Anglican Club, I. 2, 3; Class Hockey, I. 2, 3; Class Soccer, I. 2; " A " Club. 2. 3; Westerner Club. I. Reluming lo the col- lege as Sophomores the next fall, they realized immediately that their first task was the en- forcement of the Fresh- man rules. Headed by Lawrence Rice, the Rules Enforcement Committee did a good job — until the Frosh walked off with all the honors on Field Day. HILDA CALLIHEIV HENRIETTA GOODNER. THEODORE FIELD Washington, D. C. I. 3; Auco French Club. I. 2. 3; D Editor, 3. ANNE FORREST Bellwood, Penna. Inlernalional Relations Club. 3: German Club. 2, 3; Student Christian Associate. 2. 3; Dickin- son Club. 3. President. 3; Eagle Slaff, 3; Au- cola, 3. HILDA GALLIHER Washington, D. C. Alpha Chi. I. 2. 3; Brecky Club. I; Spanish Club. 2, 3. HENRIETTA GOODNER Cherrxidale, V a. Alpha Chi. I. 2. 3. Secretary. 3; Eagle Staff, I. 2. 3. Assistant News Editor, 3; Aucola. 3; Spanish Club. I. 2. 3. Secretary-Treasurer, 3: Westerner Club, I, 2, 3, Vice-President, 3; Chair- man of Junior Prom Committee. 3; Class Honors, 3. AUCOLA Their influence was felt in a number of fields. Among other things they sponsored two dances — the annual Hallowe ' en Dance and an all-college leap-year Tea Dance; Bob Par- ker became permanent manager of the band; and John Coulter, the poet of the class, won the annual poetry con- UARLAN UENDRICrv EARL KERNAUAN NATALIE HAINES Forked River, N. J. Class Soccer. I; Class Hockey. I. 2, 3; Class Basketball. I. 3: Class Volleyball. I, 2; " A " Club. I. 2, 3; Student Christian Association. 1. 2. 3: Omicron Epsilon Pi. 3: Class Honors. 2; French Club. I. 2, 3. VIRGINIA HALL Washington, D. C. Nat.onal Cathedral School for Girls. I; ger Club. 2. 3, Recording Secretary. 3; Dr 3: Student Council Social Committee, 3. HARLAN HENDRKk Rochester, N. V. Jester ' s Club. I. 2. 3. President. 3; Eagle Staff. 2. 3; Aucola. Photographic Editor. 3; Internation- al Relations Club. 2. 3; German Club. 3; Junior Prom Committee. 3; Student Council, i; Football. I, 2. 3: Class Basketball. I. 2. EARL K.ERNAHAN Washington, D. C. Glee Club. I : Band. 1.2: Debate. I. 2. 3; Dra- ma!. I. 2. 3: Eagle Staff. 1, 2. 3; French Club. 1. 2. 3. Vice-President. 3; Oxford Fellowship, I, 2. 3. Secretary. 2. Vice-President. 3; International Relations Club. 2. 3. President. 3; Aucola. Editor. ). test sponsored by Miss Gait. By the beginning ol its third year the class of ' 34 had become more self-conscious and had begun lo take itself more seriously. Practically all members ol the class had decided on their major fields of study and had set seriously to work in the fulfillment of their primary object at col- ALICE. LEE- MARY LIV1NCSTON ROBERT KNOX Newton Hamilton, Penna. Seminar, and ju Wilhamsporl Dick lege. I. 2. LOUISE LEARNED Fairfield, Me. Alpha Club. 1 ; Chi, Spar 1. 2. 3; Glee Club. 1. ilsh Club. 3. 2 ALICE LEE Washington, D. C. Beta Beta Beta. 2. 3; " A " Club. I, 2. 3; Stu- dent Christian Association. 3; Class Hockey. I, 2. 3; Class Soccer. 1 . 2, 3 ; Class Volleyball. I. 2. 3; German Club, 2; Brecky Club. I, 2; Hockey. 3. MARY LIVINGSTON Lyon Village, la. Yankton College. I. 2: Epsilon Kappa. 3; Beta Beta Beta, 3; Eagle Staff. 3; Student Christian Association. 3; Westerner Club, 3; Class Hockey, 3. lege, securing an edu- cation. Too, as Juniors they accepted many responsi- bilities that had not fall- en on their shoulders be- f f fore, and they began to take a leading part in a variety of activities. Thus far Larry Rice and Earl Kernahan have represented the college in intercollegiate debat- ing; Joe Thomas has be- LARRY McLENDON Kenansville, N. C. Mars Hill Junior College. I. 2; Fo Class Basketball. 3; Phi Beta Zela, 3. EMILY NICKLAS Washington, D. C. Alpha Chi. I. 2. 3; Glee Club. I. 2. 3; Staff. I, 3; Aucola, 3; German Club. 2; Club. I. B reeky FRANCES NOBLE Juiiicstoivn, N. Y. Swagger Club. 3; Class Hockey. I. 2; Social Committee. 3: Women ' s Student Government Asso- ciation. 3; Anglican Club. 1. 2. 3. ROBERT PARKER Cumberland, Mi. Glee Club. I. 2. 3. Quartet. 3; Orchestra. I, 2; Band. I. 2 3. Manager. 2, 3. Director. 3; Oxford Fellowship. I. 2. 3; Spanish Club. 3; Social Com- mittee. 2; Class Soccer. I, 2; Student Christian As- sociation. 2. 3. come the college ' s out- standing vocal soloist ; and Lee Esper has been awarded the cup which y goes annually to the best nr football player. As a class they have occupied themselves with THE AUCOLA and the Junior Prom, but it is a little early at this writing to render judg- ment on these works. Joe Thomas ' s ample LAWRENCE RICE- PRISCILLA RObB MERLE RANDLE Portland, Me. Blue Ridge College, I: Jesters Club. 3: Pi Mu Kappa. 2; Glee Club, 2, 3; Class Basketball, 2, 3; Soccer, 3; Kittenball, 2, 3: Dramat, 3; Aucola, 3; French Club. 3; Business Club. 3. Student Christian A: 2; Spanish Club, 3. LUCY REEVE Virginia Highland, Va. mi, 2; Ge LAWRENCE RICE Washington, D. C. Class Honors. I. 3; Glee Club. I, 2, 3, Busi ness Manager, 3: Oxford Fellowship, 1. 2. 3, Pres idenl, 2; Student Council, 2, 3, Secretary, 3; Chair man of Freshman Rules Enforcement Committee, 2 Chairman of Freshman Week Activities, 3; Stu dent Christian Association, 2, 3. President, 3 German Club, 2; International Relations Club. 2 3; Class Kittenball. 2; Class Basketball. 2. 3; Vol leyball, 2; Chapel Committee, 3; Debate, 3. PRISCILLA ROBB Washington, D. C. Epsilon Kappa, I. 2. 3; Beta Beta Beta, 2, 3. Historian, 2, 3; French Club. I. 2. President. 2; German Club. 2, 3; Student Christian Association. 3; Anglican Club. 2. 3. Treasurer. 3; Westerner Club. I, 2. 3; Glee Club. 2, 3. AUCOLA bulk continued to pre- side over the class for the second successive year, and Dorothy Ba- ker, Gladys Cowsill, and Edward Davidson were chosen to hold the offices of vice-president secretary, and treasurer, respectively. On looking back through the pages of the history of the class, we find that they record AliTUUR SMITH KATULEEN SMIT-W MARY LOUISE ROBBINS Washington, D. C. Bela Bela Beta. 2. 3. Secretary. 2. 3; Eagle Staff. I. 2. 3; " A " Club. 1.2. 3 ; French Club. 2. 3: Student Christian Association. 3; Class Hockey. I. 2. 3: Class Basketball. I. 2; Class Volleyball. 1,2; Class Soccer. 1,2; Hockey Club. 3. MARTHA SKIDMORE Washington, D. C. Alpha Chi. I, 2. 3; Glee Club, I. 2. 3. ARTHUR SMITH Washington, D. C. Alpha Thela Phi, I. 2. 3; Aucola. Business Manager. 3; Debate. I; Dramat. 1,3; Eagle Staff. I, 2, 3; International Relations Club. 3; French Club, I, 2, 3. KATHLEEN SMITH Vienna, Va. French Club. 1 . 2. 3 ; Aucola. 3; Class Honors. 3. many achievements and, it is true, some failures. Many have dropped from their ranks. But now as they near the beginning of the end, the beginning of their last year in college, they must face the most dif- ficult task of all. They must complete their cur- ricular work and achieve graduation as a group in a manner worthy of MARJORIL STUART MAtlOLD SWIFT PAULINE SNYDER Randallsloli ' n, Md. Alpha Chi, 3; Junior Prom Commiltec. 3; Glee Club. I. 2. 3; " A " Club, 2. 3: French Club. I, 2; Dramal. I; Class Hockey. I. 2. 3; Class Basket- ball. I. 2. 3; Class Volleyball, I. 2. 3; Class Soc- cer, I, 2, 3: Freshman Committee. 2. JOHN SPITZNAS Cumberland, Md. Phi Beta Zeta. 1 . 2. 3. Secretary. 3; Class Soc- cer. I. 2; Assistant Cheer Leader. I. 2; Cheer Leader, 3; Debate. I; Student Council. I; P. Gamma Mu. 3; Junior Prom Committee, 3. MARJORIE STUART Washington, D. C. Swagger Club, 1, 2, 3, Corresponding Secretary. 3; Glee Club, I; Eagle Staff. I, 2; Westerner Club, I, 2. 3; German Club, 2; Spanish Club, 2. 3; Aucola, 3; House Council, Head Proctor, 3. HAROLD SWIFT Washington, D. C. French Club. I, 2. 3; Club, 3; Class Honors. 2. a! Relati. I » L A u - « — AUCOLA MARGARET WARNER W. CORDON WE NER. • - r j y QytX American U n i v ersity and the classes that have preceded them, and at the same time they must shoulder the responsibil- ities of leadership in- herited from the grad- uating class of 1933 and carry them with honor. Great are the prob- lems which will confront them during the coming year. May the class meet them worthily. v -vAoAaq • " ■ N RATIE THOMPK.INS Mountain Lakes, N. ]. Alpha Chi, I. 2. ELEANOR WAITE Washington, D. C. Eagle Staff, I, 2. 3. Literary Editor, Hockey. I, 2, 3; Class Basketball, I, Volleyball, I, 2; Dramal, 2, 3. MARGARET! WARNER Baltimore, Mi. French Club. I; Debate. I; German Club, 2; " A " Club. 2. 3; Hockey Club. Captain. 3; Class Hockey. I, 2. 3: Class Basketball. I, 2, 3: Class Soccer, I, 2; Class Volleyball. I. 2; International Relations Club, 3; Omicron Epsilon Pi, 3; Aucola, 3. W. GORDON WEBNER Washington. D. C. Band. 3; Class Tennis. I; Debate. 3; Orches- tra, 1.3; Oxford Fellowship. I ; Westerner Club. 3; French Club, 3. 1 piiomore; ZAPBAmARC LLSJJ AFFI CR SIEVERS President HENDERSON MACDONALD Vice-President Secretary) HEISS Treasurer tbopf opnoniore : CI ass IN the fall of 1932, the men and women of the class of ' 35 came back to American University determined, through class spirit and willingness, to play according to depression rules and to make acceptable history by earnest study, a fighting attitude in athletics, good fellowship in social pursuits, a burning enthusiasm for the job in hand, and great excitement over a bright prospect for the future. The class elected Gordon Sievers president, Ann Henderson vice-president, Lucile MacDonald secretary, and Louis Heiss treasurer. Miss Henderson and Mr. Heiss had already served in their respective offices as Freshmen. Miss MacDonald did not return to A. U. for the second semester. The vacancy thus created was filled by the election of Margaret Moses. Undoubtedly one of the most important tasks of the Sophomore class was the assimila- tion of the Freshmen into the A. U. student body. This they accomplished with eclat. Ed Still, Chairman of the Freshman Rules Enforcement Committee, with kindness but with firmness, put our Freshman " raw material " into the proper co-operative frame of mind. To climax their pedagogic efforts, the Sophs defeated the babes on Field Day in all but one event, the result of experience and maturity, perhaps. aucola: a r. aw Thoraberry, Wiseman. Loenlal. Sanderlin. MacFarland. Gelsinger. Rullenbeig, Sullivan. Palmares. Moon. Hinckley. Summers Tuve. Church. Bevis. Tyler. Beebe. Backenstoss. Lelneweber. kirsch. Brown. Wise. Hazard. Hoover. Seaton Boss. Pierce. Alexander. Levin, Still. Jams. Grimm. Sampson. Kettelle, Hedgcock. Moses, Locke. Mcllvaine. Evans Brooke. Monarch. Brooke. Webb. Coulter, Mohr. Targee. Turner. Allwine. Simpson. Dorr. Mansfield. Malloon Johnson. Martin, Panseau. Fori. Clark. Bucke. Sievers. Heiss. Henderson. Compton. Hawbeker. Scanllm Probably the Sophomores ' outstanding achievement was the annexation of the inter- class basketball championship. The class of ' 35 won all its games and placed three out of five on the mythical all-class team. In addition to athletes, the class contributed out- standing participants in Dramat, in debate, in the activities of the social and academic organizations, and in the journalistic endeavors of the Eagle and the Aucola. To top all else, this class led in the number of honor students. The class of ' 35 should certainly continue a great force on the campus of American University. ir rest imen WAKEMAN CHURCH Vice-President Secretary HOPPER WHEATLEY PresiJ.nl Treasurer Jr resliiiiani V lass THIS year ' s phenomenal freshman class has achieved a record in the accomplish- ment of unheard-of feats, such as marching around the campus chanting praises to Allah, getting its picture in the paper, and making money on a dance. The Big Brother and Big Sister party, intended to introduce the college to the freshmen, really gave the freshmen an opportunity to present their clarion voiced Eddie Hopper to the college through the medium of a one-man melodrama. The same eve- ning, they received the exquisite green identification tags which hung delicately from their necks for the next month. This period was climaxed by a stupendous funeral for the ornaments, at which time the mournful freshmen wailed their now-famous chant. A photograph of this sad ceremony appeared in the Washington Daily Veins. The football and basketball teams were each augmented by the services of a number of the members of the Class of ' 36. When Dramat wanted a leading lady and The Eagle needed two more members for the editorial board, freshmen filled these positions. One of the outstanding achievements of the class was in the field of philanthrophy. I Duckworth. Spratt, Hopper. Mueller. Soper, Connsrs Knight, Grove. Samson. Williamson. Coihran. Spiller. Brussarl. HiffjaaYx Morris E. MacDnnald. McGarvey, E. Smith, Beadle. Cramer. Snenlon. Fairchild, Reed. M Esch. Coe. Wilk ' .ns Hild. Hayward. Darrow. Stanford. Cunningham, Wixson, Olson. Terry. Eak.n. Chapman. J. Esch. Robinson. C. Church. Watrous E. Bright. Howard. Lewis, Metz. Gingell, Cooper. Andrews. Humbert. Washburn. J. Bufhngton. L. Wailc. Quimby, Russell Schreiber. Parks. Book. Pielz, Welch. Hinckley. Burbank. St. James. Wolfe. Walker. Kruhm, Gichner Wheeler. Wakeman. Odom, Morrill. W healley. Hoadley. Mitchell. Houghton. Brundage, Gilbert. Warner. Beals. Porter. Anderson. Lown. Noble During the Community Chest campaign, it not only made the largest total gift of any class, but contributed far the largest amount per capita. The class chose as officers, Edward Hopper, president; Maiy Lesta Wakeman, vice president; Catharine Church, secretary; Melvin Wheatley, treasurer; and Harold Warner, student council representative. Their officers finally installed, the freshmen settled down to their greatest under- taking, the Saint Patrick ' s Dance. Features of this function which contributed to the amazement of upper classmen were: extensive advertising, a check room, a ten piece 3 orchestra, a healthy profit, and decorations which actually disguised the gym. It is rumored that the class will develop a cure for the depression next year!? S " j v . s. XX • .x; :■ y »X X Atkleti cs 1914 Oo we are Inere, setting up on tikis kill, as upon a liigk pedestal, once more tke com- pass of liuinan lile witk its great needle pointing steadily at tke lodestar ol tke nuinai spirit. Let men wko wisk to know come ana look upon tins compass and tkerealter deier= mine wkick way tkey will go: — ' resident II oodrinc II ilson at the Opening oj the American University . y v rogress I HE past year marks an important development in athletics at American University. ■ • Ever since the founding ol the college, there has been the difficulty that is ever present with a small institution, that of securing wholesome relationships with other institutions with similar ideals and approximately equal strength. A distinct effort has been made here to keep athletics in their proper place with regard to the entire college program. Then and then only may modern athletics be free from criticism. This year a small group of colleges having similar problems and ideals have organized so as better to foster the relationships that have been developed over the past few years. 1 he organization has been named officially The Chesapeake Athletic Conference, and at the present time is composed of four institutions: Hampden-Sydney, Randolph-Macon, Lynch- burg, and American University. The formation of this group marks the successful effort on the part of American University to secure wholesome competition year after year with desirable institutions. This is important when we look to the future, since interest of students and alumni alike depends on natural rivalries that have been developed through years of competition. When we consider that nearly every college in this conference has been on the schedule of American University for the past three years, then we may appreciate the fact that al- ready there is a fine spirit of competition existing between the various institutions. There is now no reason why this spirit may not be continued and developed in a manner that will bring forth the finest feeling of loyalty and responsibility to the college. Our athletic progress here at American University has been slow in the past few years, particularly in football. But this is no reason for becoming discouraged concern- ing the future outlook. It is true that during the past year the football team was not particularly successful, although it did succeed in winning two games and scored more points for the season than did our opponents. But in the final game of the season, the team performed brilliantly against Randolph-Macon, a team that for the past two years has been at the top of the Virginia Conference. If the men returning for the season of 1933 can bring back with the team the same fire and dash that marked their efforts in that game, then the season of 1933 will mark a vast improvement over former years. For the past two years the basketball team has made a record for itself which is un- equalled in this section of the country. 1 here have been twenty-seven wins in thirty-one games. When we consider that in all but very few of these games the opposing teams represented much larger student bodies, then we realize how imposing this record is. But this year marks the loss of several men who for the past four years have been the back- bone of the team. Next season awaits us, therefore, with a greater problem than has be- fore been presented. But we may take courage in the fact that already development is being made and that what is lost in experience is being regained by added effort on the part of those whose responsibility it is to carry on. — Walter H. Young. ii. n iiimiii» li » tf W i I ii 1 Spitzn Bee as. Sieve,-,. Esper. Willi be. Underwood, Blancha rd AtlJ etic ' L,oniii2ii OFFICERS lit ee Harry U NDERWOOD. . Ch airman John V I I .LIAMS sv MEMBERS Alan Blanchard Seniors Harry Underwood John Williams Lee Esper juniors John Spitznas Gordon Sievers Sophomores Freshmen Conrad Pietz Robert Beebe AUCOLA Coach Young. Borsari, Walker, Gichner, R. Buffinglon. Clark, Washburn, Bowers, Menke Moffetl, Monge. Rullenberg, McLendon. Parke, Cramplon, Harlwell, H. Johnson, Weeks, Gibson Larson. A. Buffinglon. Esper, Mohr, A. Johnson. Targee, Hendrick FootWM Any review of the 1932 football season is highly satisfying. When the squad re- ported in early Fall, there was a team, almost intact from the previous year, and plenty ft , i Coach YOUNG MENKE £ w BACKFIELD Claik Bor Parks of new material. The outlook from the start was subject for controversy. But prospects were favorable, particularly after the return of I argee, a veteran from former seasons, and the discovery of McLendon and Clarke, who, though new to the campus, proved formidable. The first game ol the season, with Hampden-Sydney, showed that a revitalized football team was representing A. U. Particularly after the start of the second period did the Eagles put forth their strength, scored three touchdowns, and for the rest of the game more than held their own against a stronger opponent. This contest conclusively showed that an improved team was to represent the alma mater. Then, in the second game, was the true strength of the team fully exhibited. Bridgewater College was the victim of a 33-0 defeat, largely through the sterling ef- J» 1 c ■ Cramplon TACKLES H. Johnson i ■ i ir.Nir.Rs A. Buffinglon forts of Eddie Parke, kicker extraordinary and plunging fullback. Here at last was the first victory since 1930, and what a victory! Next in order was Bluefield College from West Virginia, and the over-preponder- ance of bulk on the visitor ' s side forced the home boys to come out on the short end of a I 9-6 score. The annual Homecoming Game with Shepherd gave little more than r eason for rejoicing, because for some inexplicable reason the A. U-ites could not function ; and a nip and tuck second half failed to equal a two-touchdown lead of the visitors. But revenge was sweet, for the second victory of the season was gained over Gal- laudet, an outclassed, yet fighting team. Quarterback Borsari was the spark for the home team and the end was enevitable — a 26 to win for A. U. In the final and most impressive game of the season, the 1932 football team ex- I 11 II GUARDS Hcndrick R. Buffinglon TACKLES I Ia.lw.-ll McLendon J Bowers Wongs Ruttenbetg Weeks hibited its true worth. Flay.ng the 1931 champions of the Virginia Conference from Randolph-Macon College, the Eagle eleven played a superlative game. In the first five minutes of play the only touchdown of the opponents was registered, and from then to the final whistle both teams were on the defensive, with the home boys holding a slight edge. It was a fitting climax to the 1932 football schedule. During the course of the season the Eagles lost four games and won two, and for the entire campaign scored 82 points to 68 for the opponents. Any mention of a particular player as a star would not be in order, for the entire squad revealed a remarkable spirit of cooperation that carried it through the most successful period in several years. By graduation A. U. will lose a number of valuable men: Bowers, A. Bumngton, R. Bumngton, A. Johnson, H. Johnson, Larson, Parke, and Weeks. Thus will the number be sadly depleted, but for the coming season, here ' s hoping! MANAGERS Gibson Wiseman lucor J. Williams, Sievers, Grimm. Conner Sampson, Crampton, Larson, Tyler. Pietz. Uncle ffing:on. Dirk, Sells, Targee, G. Williams Basketball CONTINUING then excellent play of preceding years, the basketball team of 1933 equaled the record of the previous season and added more well-earned victories to the column. The student body is sincerely grateful to the team and to Coach oung for this commendable showing. In the opening game, the Eagles from A. U. displayed at the outset the type of basketball they were capable of playing. Maryland State Normal was a victim of a 32-16 defeat, and from that time the story has rem lined practically the same for the other engagements. The second triumph of the season was scored over Hampden-Sydney in a thoroughly satisfying game in which the invaders were put down by a 31-20 score. Swinging into the South, Virginia Medical C ollege was easily defeated by the fast passing and accurate shooting team from A. U., 49-19. On the same trip Hampden- Sydney was again successfully vanquished to the tune of a 28-27 score, though only after Kessler made a spectacular Iast-nv.nute shot. Then came the big game with Navy — the first loss of the season was inflicted on the Eagles after a gamely-fought encounter with the boys at Annapolis. I hough out- classed from the start, the team functioned well, but lost, 39-24. It is gratifying to note that A. U. gave Navy the stiffest competition in all the games the Sailors played. Undisturbed by the defeat at the hands of the Naval Academy, tie oungmen registered a 26-18 victory in a hard-fought game with the St. John ' s quint of Annapolis. 4 Dick Forward Sells Center G. Williams Forward and Bridgewaler afforded little opposition until the Junior Varsity was substituted, the final tally indicating another victory, 27-22. Randolph-Macon, always a trouble-maker for the Eagles, administered the only other defeat of the season when the team made its second tour of Virginia. A last minute spurt of the Jackets gave them the victory, 29-27. Gallaudet, the next opponent, was easily subdued, however, and when the game ended the Blues were on the short end of a 29-1 5 score. Sweet revenge was obtained when the Eagles defeated Randolph-Macon in the A. U. Gym in one of the most exciting games of the series. Only the whistles decided the final outcome, 32-31, so close was the scoring. Tarcee Guard J. Williams Guard Larson Forward A. BuFF!NCTO Forward Elon offered little resistance in a 38-1 3 lacing, and the second game with St. John ' s was a repetition of the first, for the opponents were put down, 32-26, on the enemy floor. 1 he remainder of the season was marked by little excitement, for Lynchburg College fell victim to the Eagle attack, 44-25. Bridgewater suffered a like end, 36-20, and the season was rounded out by the 43-31 defeat of Virginia Medical College. Graduating from American University, this year, are seven members of the basket- ball squad — seven men whose loss will be felt in the seasons to come. Oscar Sells, Leonel Dick, John Williams, Wayne Larson, Gladstone Williams, Albert Buffington, and Manager Harry Underwood will be gone. Surely many seasons will intervene before a team will be produced that will measure up to the record left by those seven men. a MANAGERS Alexander « Haines. Hunter, Martin, Warner. Wold, King, Waller, Hawbecker. Locke, Buchanan. Larimer Snyder. Compton, Hedgcock, Motley, Robbins, Peirce, Lee, Miss Wulf Women s A. OItho ORGANIZED not only as a club for women who have won their sports ' letters, but also as an incentive to participation in interclass sports, the " A " Club instigates and sponsors plans and programs for women ' s athletics. In the annual Orange and Blue Color-Choosing Ceremony, its first event of the school year, the " A " Club gives all the new women of the college an opportunity to " draw their colors. " After the interclass games in each sport have been completed. Orange and Blue teams are made up from the best players on the class teams. These approach, in a sense, varsity teams. This year, besides the interclass competition in hockey, basketball, volley ball, and soccer, a swim- ming meet, and archery and tennis tournaments were held. The indoor sports, ping pong and shuffle- board were also given a place in the schedule of contests. Through the Eagle Hockey Club and the Baskeball Club, play days and friendly games with other schools and clubs were arranged. The Club ' s social program included this year a week-end at Kamp Kahlert on the West River. The season ended with the annual spring banquet, at which new members are received into the Club and awards of letters and fourth year insignia are made. OFFICERS Sara Motley President Prutia Peirce Secretary-Treasurer Mary Louise Robbins Social Chairman MEMBERS Elizabeth Brundage Anne Hunter Sara Motley Winona Buchanan Hazel Kirk Prutia Peirce Alice Compton Myra Knger Mary Louise Robbins Imogen Ficklen Kathryn Larimer Pauline Snyder Natalie Haines Alice Lee Dorothy Waller Sara Hawbecker Sara Locke Margaret Warner Margaret Hedgcock Helen Martin Catherine Wold Hawbecker. King. Biundage Hedgc( Taen? Kriger. Robbins. Mi Churcb. Comeau, Lai Molley, Eagle Hockey t Uluilb OFFICERS Margaret Warner Captain MaRV Louise Robbins Executive Representative Mary Putnam Selection Committee Representative Sara Locke Executive Secretary Miss Dorothy Wulf Coach MEMBERS Dorothea Belz, ' 31 Alice Lee Elizabeth Brundage Sara Locke Beatrice Comeau Sally Marean Mary Davis Helen Martin Frances Dorr Sara Martz, ' 30 Charlotte Hazard Mary Putnam, ' 31 Sara Hawbecker Kathryn Severance, ' 30 Margaret Hedgcock Ethel Smith. ' 31 Anne King Use Taenzler Myra Kriger Margaret Warner Kathryn Larimer Dorothy Wulf Peirce, Kriger, Marean, Taenzler, Motley. Sherier, King, Brundage, Larimer, MacDonald Interclass I locJkey THE hockey season opened with a game between the seniors and freshmen, the yearlings being defeated by a score of 4-2. Though the juniors were victorious over the sophomores, they suffered a loss under the quick sticks of the seniors. In hopes of winning at least one game, the freshmen worked hard against the sophomores, but only managed to sustain another defeat. Since the juniors forfeited a game to the sophomores, the seniors and sophomores, with shivering bare legs and sweaters fastened high at the neck, met on a cold December day to decide which the winners would be. The few sophomores who turned out for the game played hard, filling two positions at once, but in vain. They were forced to give way to the overpowering ranks of the seniors, captained by Anne King, in the final 6-0 victory. R. Wing Anne King j Virginia Sherier R ' nnCr ..Jeannette MacDonald Center Use Taenzler L. Inner Betty Brundage L. Wing Myra Kriger R. Half Sal, y Marean C. Half P " " ia Peirce l. Half Sara Mo,,e y L Pull Mary Daub R. Full Kay Larimer Goal Helen Martin S.mp, Airr.h ARC HER continues to be a favorite sport among the women of American University. Braving all types of weather the feminine enthusiasts aimed, day after day, at an elusive target and some really accurate shooting-eyes were developed. Under the direction of Miss Wull, these Robin Hoods have at- tained such proficiencey that they consider it an event when one of their number misses the bullseye. Ac£ivit£i 1918 Fifteen years ago, ' L-amp American Uni- versity served! as train- ing quarters Jtor prospec- tive members of tike American Jh spedlition- ary Forces. r aEizations EARL K.ERNAHAN EdiloT-in-CHef ARTHUR SMITH Business Manage; 1 lie Auicola EDITORIAL STAFF Editor-in-Chief Earl Kernahan Associate Editor Dorothy Baker Art Editor Theodore Field Assistant Editors Gladys Cowsill Harlan Hendrick. Beatrice Adam Jane Bishop Kirkley Coulter Edward Davidson Lee Esper Departmental Editors and Assistants Ann Forrest Ann Henderson Frank Hoadley Dorothy Latham Martha Mattoon Barbara Pierce Merle Randle (Catherine Reuter Margaret Warner Alexander. Williams. Coulter. Buckingham, Allw.ne. Jarvis Warner. Goodner. Scanllin. Henderson. Buchanan. Pierce. B.shop, K. Smith Adam. Reuter, Mattoon. Danforlh, Forrest. Clevenger, Stuart, Baker, Hendnck. Kernaha A. Smith. Mo»es, Comeau 1 Jke Amcola BUSINESS STAFF Business Manager Arthur Smith Advertising Manager Louise Danforth Advertising Staff Beatrice Adam Lee Esper Margaret Moses Ruth Belden Ann Forrest Katherine Reuter Helen Clevenger Henrietta Goodner Kathleen Smith Kirkley Coulter Ann Henderson Elizabeth Towne Circulation Manager Richard Buckingham Circulation Staff Martin Allwinf. Charles Jarvis Accounting Staff Jack Alexander John Williams VERNON ROBB1NS Editor-in-Chief JOHN WILLIAMS Bushes, Manager Dan L. Smith, ' 33 Dorothy Baker, ' 34 Tike Eagle EDITORIAL BOARD Editor-in-Chief Vernon Robbins, ' 33 Associate Editors Robert Marcus, ' 33 Edward Tate, ' 33 News Editors Richard Buckingham, ' 34 Assistants Winona Buchanan, ' 34 Henrietta Goodner, ' 34 Lilerarv Editor Eleanor Waite, ' 34 Sports Editor Harold Harbaugh, ' 33 Assistant Sara Motley, ' 33 Faculty Adviser Mr. George Sixbey BUSINESS BOARD Business Manager John Williams, ' 33 Assistant Alan Blanchard, ' 33 Circulation Manager Louise Danforth, ' 34 MJCOLAZZI A. Smith, Boss. Hopper. H. Johnson. D. Smith. Marcus. Tate Allwine. Alexander. Levin, Schaul. Buchanan, Henderson, Kernahan, L. Waite, Webb R. Brundage, Jarvis, Coulter, Summers, Larimer, Motley, Wakeman, Sherier, Goodner Hendnck, Moses, Mansfield, Scanllin, L.vingston, Comeau, M. L. Robbms. Johnston, Chapm; Forrest, Clevenger, Kopp, MacDonald Harbaugh. E. Wa.le, Baker, V. Robbins, Mr. Sixbey, Wilhams. Danforth. Buckingham. Blancha I lie Jc agle Al Buffington. ' 33 Eunice Fulton, 33 Henry Johnson, ' 33 Kay Larimer, ' 33 Max Schaul, ' 33 Virginia Sherier, ' 33 Harlan Hendrick, ' 34 Earl Kernahan, ' 34 Emily Nicklas, ' 34 Reporters Mary Louise Robbins, ' 34 Gordon Sievers, ' 35 Arthur Smith, ' 34 George Boss, ' 35 Kirkley Coulter, ' 35 Ann Henderson, ' 35 Charles Jarvis, ' 35 Sara Locke, ' 35 Martha Mattoon, ' 35 Margaret Moses, ' 35 Joseph Summers, ' 35 Mary Webb, ' 35 Robert Brundage, ' 36 Frank Hoadley, ' 36 Edward Hopper, ' 36 Betty Samson, ' 36 Louise Waite, ' 36 Mary Lesta Wakeman, ' 36 Helen Clevenger, ' 33 Eleanor Johnston, ' 33 Martha Kopp, ' 33 Samuel Orenstein, ' 33 Virginia Sherier, ' 33 Beatrice Comeau, ' 34 Business Staff Gladys Cowsill, ' 34 Mary Livingston, ' 34 Jeannette MacDonald, Marian Mansfield, ' 35 Jack Alexander, ' 35 Martin Allwine, ' 35 Robert Beebe, ' 35 Ann Henderson, ' 35 34 Charles Jarvis, ' 35 Ernest Levin, ' 35 Margaret Moses, ' 35 Worthington Houghton, ' 36 r — „l Scantlin, Schau!, Hendrick, Esper, Campion. Warner. Martin, Rice. K.rby, Marcus, Hoov OFFICERS Robert Marcus President Kenneth Hoover Vice-President Lawrence Rice Secretary Scott Crampton Treasurer MEMBERS Seniors Kenneth Hoover Helen Martin Max Schaul Robert Marcus Use Taenzler Juniors Lee Esper Harlan Hendrick Lawrence Rice Sophomores Emory Bucke Scott Crampton Meta Dean Scantlin Freshman Harold Warner Matloon, Rculer, Adam. Noble, Stuart ©mien ' s tbfiMiemt (jJovernmriemf Association Beatrice Adam President Sara Locke Secretary Katherine Reuter Treasurer Marjorie Stuart Head Proctor Frances Noble Social Chairman Mary Louise Brown Dean of Women Williams, Hoover, Blanchard. Marcus, Tale Motley, Brundage, King, Peirce Alan Blanchard Elizabeth Brundage Kenneth Hoover I lie Oraomins MEMBERS Anne King Robert Marcus Sara Motley Prutia Peirce Max Schaul Edward Tate John Williams Mc Fa, land. Coulter. Hoover Williams. Crandon. Comeau, Ford. Cowsill, Moses, Swift Larimer, Hendnck, Towne, Kernahan, Baker, Robbins, Forrest liafernafional JRelatioiis C l n OFFICERS EARL KeRNAHAN President Dorothy Baker Vice-President Betty Towne Secretary Vernon Robbins Treasurer Mr. Donald Sherbondy Adviser Dorothy Baker Rebecca Bealty Winona Buchanan Beatrice Comeau Kirkley Coulter Marjone Cowles Gladys Cowsill Althine Crandon Alice Louise Ford MEMBERS Anne Forrest Harlan Hendnck Kenneth Hoover Earl Kernahan Kay Larimer Reel McFarland Robert Marcus Margaret Moses Katherine Reuter Lawrence Rice Vernon Robbins Max Schaul Myron Simpson Arthur Smith Lois Spenser Harold Swift Betty Towne Margaret Warner John Williams Lyi Q Q ft X « n Porler. Robbins, Alexander. Summers, Coulter. Davidson, Kohan, Fort Randle. Church, Brundage, Smith, Blanchard, Book. Cooper, Wheatley. Sealon Tuve, Parker, Esper, Rice, Mr. Randall, Tale, Morrill, Skeggs, Thomas, Bucke Men ' s Glee Qui OFFICERS Edward Tate President Carlton Skeggs Vice-President Lee Esper Secretary- Treasurer Melvin Wheatley Librarian Lawrence Rice Business Manager Chester Morrill Accompanist Harlan Randall Director MEMBERS First Tenors Alan Blanchard Edward Davidson Arnold Fori Emory Bucke Donald Sealon Second Tenors Randall Book Carlton Skeggs Edward Tale Albert Cooper Joseph Summers Joseph Thomas Lee Esper Melvin Wheatley Baritones Roberl Brundage I lyman Kohan Myron Simpson Kirkley Coulter Roberl Parker Dan L. Smith Lawrence Rice Basses Jack Alexander Jack Hoover Merle Randle Donald Carter Edward Porter Vernon Robbins Elbridge Church Richard Tuve ■ -ip Belden, Kopp, MacDonald, Clevenger, Mansfield, Robb, Farmer, Moses. Malloon. Skidmore, Larimer, Nicklas Gosnell. Taylor. Compton, Brown. Hedgcock, Peirce, Simpson. Lown, Shenton. Howell, Locke awbeeker, Webb. Adelman. King, Cowsill, Mr. Randall. Dimond, Sealon, Baker, Scanllin, Snyde omaen ' s vjlee Lyluio OFFICERS Eleanor Johnston President Margaret Dimond Vice-President Gladys Cowsill Treasurer Dorothy Seaton Secretary MEMBERS Sopranos Phyllis Adelman Marlha Malloon Priscilla Robb Ruih Belden Alice McGarvey Mela Scanllin Alice Complon Margaret Moses Dorothy Sealon Anne King Prutia Peirce Helen Shenlon Berenice Lown Rulh-Martin Simpson Elizabeth MacDonald Pauline Snyder Mezzo-Sopranos Dorothy Baker Sara Hawbecker Marian Mansfield Anita Clark Alice Howell Ratie Tompkins Gladys Cowsill Eleanor Johnston Betty Towne Margaret Dimond Jeannelte MacDonald Mary Webb Altos I lanna Anderson Grace Gosnell Sara Locke Kalhryn Brown Margaret Hedgcock Emily Nicklas I lelen Clevenger Marlha Kopp Martha Skidmore Frances Farmer Kalhryn Larimer Eleanor Taylor I Tuve, Coulter. GeUinger. Capiat!, Webner, Locke. Blew, Lane, Dr. Leineweber Mattoon, Fairchild, Brown IJrcJliest] OFFICERS Dr. Leineweber Director K.IRKLEV Coulter Manager Pierce Gelsinger Librarian MEMBERS Genevieve Blew Kiiley Coulter Martha Mattoon Kathenne Brown Jean Fairchild Richard Tuve Richard Buckingham Pierce Gelsinger Gordon Webner David Caplan Pnscilla Lane Sara Locke Roy Wiseman ocke, Gelsinger. Kernahan ) nn OFFICERS Robert Parker Manager and Student Direi loi Pierce Gelsinger Assistant Managei Trumpets Roy Wiseman Kirkley Coulter Pierce Gelsinger Sara Locke Clarinet E dward Tate Saxophones Elbndge Church Robert Parker Baritone Melvin Wheatle 3 Trombone James Spratt Alto Horns Grace Gosnell Hugh Tate Piccolo Gordon Webner Drums George Boss Ann Henderson Richard Buckingham Caplan, Reinard, Wheatley. Gibson, Hopper, Coulter, Crampton, Skeggs, Bucke, Fullon, Maltoon, Peircf Webn er, Bevis, Henderson, Tei tny. Warner Sells. Fort, Kernahan, Buchane in, Buffington , Be ebe , Mr. Sherbondy, Rice. Belden. Marcus. Be .vers. Kirk ' ebate Oouancil OFFICERS Donald J. Sherbondy Coach Robert H. Marcus President Chester G. Bowers Manager RUTH L. Belden Women ' s Manager I ' arsitv Men Robert Beebe Emory Bucke Leon Elsberg Robert Marcus George Bevis Kirkley Coulter Arnold Fort Lawrence Rice Chester Bowers Scott Crampton Earl Kernahan Oscar Sells Carlton Skeggs Varsity Women Beatrice Adam Helen Buffington Ann Henderson Dorothy Latham Ruth Belden Eunice Fulton Hazel Kirk Martha Mattoon Winona Buchanan Prutia Peirce Preparatory} Squad Robert Brundage Frank Hoadley Ruth-Martin Simpson Myrta Bronson Edward Hopper Marie Tenny David Caplan Worthington Houghton Harold Warner Katherine Cunningham M. Frances Robinson Roger Washburn Seth Gordon Robert St. James William Webner Louise Hayward Melvin Wheatley JL elbate AMERICAN University ' s traditionally fine debate reputation was in every way maintained this year. The establishment of a chapter of Delta Sigma Rho last spring served to stimulate the members of the squad to a greater degree than ever before, and as this article went to press, it appeared possible that this year ' s team might equal, or at least approach, the unbeaten record of the preceding year. Easily the high spot of the season was the debate held in November with Oxford University on the question of cancellation of the war debts. An overflow crowd descended upon Hurst Hall, and several hundred would-be spectators had to be turned away, an unprecedented event in American University debating history. A colorful audience, which packed the auditorium and even disposed itself in the nearby halls and corridors, included delegations from the British Embassy and the English-Speaking Union, as well as a number of other distinguished personages. Leon Elsberg and Robert Marcus of American University, upholding the negative of the war debts question, earned a 3-0 decision over Messrs. Wilson and Ervine of Oxford after an excellent debate. Forensic relations were established during the course of the year with several schools not previously met by American University teams, including University of Pennsylvania, Denison, Drew, Wesleyan, and Oberhn. At the same time, colleges with whom American has maintained cordial relations over a long period of years, such as Ohio Wesleyan, New York University, Rutgers, and others, were again included on the schedule. In general, the schedule for the present year presented one of the best-balanced programs ever under- taken by debaters at this institution. QUESTIONS USED Resolved, That the United States should agree to the cancellation of all inter- allied debts. Resolved, That modern advertising is more detrimental than beneficial to the American public. SCHEDULE FOR THIS YEAR Men November 1 1 Oxford (here) won January 12 University of Penna. (here) won March 2 Denison (here) won March 23 Rutgers (here) won March 24 Ohio Wesleyan (here) no decision April 4 Drew (here) won April 1 1 Rutgers (away) won April 12 Wesleyan (away) no decision April 16 New ork University Women (away) February 24 Swarthmore (here) won March 13 New ork University (here) no decision March 30 Oberhn (here) won April 3 Temple (away) no decision April 4 New York University (away) no decision - hmw V ' Dean Woods. Marcus, Fisher, Mr. Sherbondy Mrs. French, Mas.ncup, Murphy. Tucker, Magee Delta oignia JKlio OFFICERS W. Yule Fisher President W. Earl Masincup Vice-President, Editor-Historian Robert H. Marcus Secretary-Treasurer W. Yule Fisher Hilda Minder French Charlotte Magee CHAPTER MEMBERS Robert H. Marcus Arthur R. Murphy W. Earl Masincup Donald J. Sherbondy Max Tucker Dr. George B. Woods Oel ' tei Oliguria JK.J THE American University chapter of Delta Sigma Rho, national honorary forensic society, was established on May 21, 1932. Dr. Henry L. Ewbank of the University of Wisconsin, national president of the society, was present, and directed the installation ceremonies. Speeches were given by Dr. Ewbank, Dr. George B. Woods, and Mr. Donald J. Sherbondy. Miss Louise Feinstein form- allj welcomed the new chapter on behalf of the George Washington University chapter. In the evening, a formal banquet was given jointly by the American and George Washington University chapters. Delta Sigma Rho was founded on April 13, 1906, in Chicago. The first i haptei was established during the same year at the University of Minnesota. Since then it has grown steadily, and now includes over sixty chapters located at outstand- ing institutions in all parts of the country. The purpose of the society, according to the preamble of its constitution, is " to encourage sincere public speaking. " Mem- bership in the organization is probably the highest honor that can be won in tie field of oratory and debating. At American University a prospective member must have engaged in varsity debating over a period of at least two years, participated hi at least three intercollegiate debates, and been voted into membership by the chapter. The establishment of a chapter of the society at American University was a signal recognition of the high debating standards maintained by this institution, since as a general rule no chapter is granted to an institution which has not been regularly represented in forensics over a ten-year period. American University, however, has always had coaches who were members of Delta Sigma Rho, and Delta Sigma Rho men have always acted as judges for debates. In addition, the exceptional record compiled by American University teams, which have won over eighty percent of all decision debates in which they have engaged, could not be overlooked. Six students and three members of the factulty became charter members of the American University chapter upon its establishment. I he students are W. ule Fisher, Charlotte Magee, Robert H. Marcus. Arthur R. Murphy, W. Earl Masin- cup, and Max I ucker. The faculty members are Hilda Minder French. Dr. George B. Woods, and Mr. Donald J. Sherbondy. Dr. Woods had already been elected to membership in the society by the Northwestern University chapter, while Mrs. French and Mr. Sherbondy are members of the chapter at Ohio Wesleyan Uni- versity. Ol ml ml hii ' iisl in 1 1 . Assontd ion OFFICERS Lawrence Rice . . Kathryn Larimer Preside st Vice-Preside Winona Buchanai- Martha Mattoon .Second Vice-President . . .Secretary-Treasurer UPPER-CLASS MEMBERS Beatrice Adam Grace Gosnell Harry Moffett Myron Simpson Rebecca Bealty Dorothy Hamilton Catherine Osborne Lois Spencer Ruth Belden Martha Kopp Marian Phelps Edward Tate Helen Clevenger Kathryn Larimer Kathenne Reuter Dorothy Waller Althine Crandon Jeannette MacDor ..Id Vernon Robb.ns Gladstone William Alice Lou.se Ford Helen Martin Mildred Showalter John Williams Eunice Fullon Sara Motley Jun Ethel Shumway Rita York Dorothy Baker Anne Forrest Howard Reinard Louise Danforth Winona Buchanan Natalie Hames Lawrence Rice Theodore Field Richard Buckingham Earl Kernahan Priscilla Robb Larry McLendon Beatrice Comeau Alice Lee Mary Louise Robbins Robert Parker Marjorie Cowles D ' Arcy Littleton Paul Sampson Lucy Reeve Lee Esper Mary Livingston Pauline Snyder Joseph Thomas M II -.tl . 1 Sopho Warner mores Jack Alexander Pierce Gelsinger Laura Johnson Olive Monarch Robert Beebe George Gibson Daisy Kettelle Margaret Moses George Boss Sara Hawbecker Dorothy Kirsch Mercedes Rockfel Kathryn Brown Charlotte Hazard Sara Locke Lynn Sampson Emory Bucke Margaret Hedgco ck Reel McFarland Mela Dean Scant Alice Compton Anne Henderson Margaretta Mcllvaine Donald Seaton Elbridge Church Alice Howell Marian Mansfield Lloyd Tyler Arnold Fort Charles Jarvis Shirley Martha Mattoon Wise Mary Webb . -r- ■ - ■:.•■- Parker, Wheatl Esper, Robbii Boss, Tyler. Still, Sampson, Humbert, Jarvis, Knox Rice, Bucke, Reinard , Buckingham. Dr. Jackson, Kernahan OsioFcl F ello-wsJhu OFFICERS Richard Buckingham President Earl Kernahan Vice-President Charles Jarvis Secretary Lee Esper Treasurer MEMBERS George Boss Emory Bucke Richard Buckingh Leon Elsberg Lee Esper Chester Humbert Charles Jarvis Earl Kernahan Robert Knox Robert Parker Edward Porter Howard Reinard Lawrence Rice Vernon Robbins Harold Sampson Paul Sampson Elgar Soper Robert Stevens Edward Still Lloyd Tyler Melvin Wheatley Houghton. Cooper, Hild. Mitchell Morris, Lown, Bcatly, Panscau Bright, Pierce, Coulter, Wold, Robb ai»n€ani CI 111 OFFICERS Canon John Gommere Chaplain Kirkley Coulter President Catherine Wold Vice-President Barbara Pierce Secretary Priscilla Robb Treasure! Rebecca Beally Esther Bright Margaret Coe G. Albert Cooper Kirkley Coulter Imogen Ficklen Mr. Brooke Bright Miss Mary Gait STUDENT MEMBERS Charlotte Hazard Georgeanna Hild Worthington Houghton Laura Johnson Berenice Lown Joseph Mitchell FACULTY MEMBERS Mr. Will Hutchins Mr. George Sixbey Elizabeth Morris Pauline Panseau Barbara Pierce Priscilla Robb Marie Tenny Catherine Wold Mrs. Summer Mrs. Zucker 1 lie Dramatic ( IuiId Under the Direction of Prolessor Will Hutchins OFFICERS Carlton Skeggs President Beatrice Adam Vice-President Mary Daub Secretary George Gibson Treasurer SHE STOOPS TO CONQUER Oliver Goldsmith Prologue by David Carrick Leonel Dick Mr. Hardcastle Carlton Skeggs Tony Earl Kernahan Hastings Harry Underwood Marlorve Albert Buffington Sir Charles John Mohr Diggory Henry Johnson Jeremy Fred Johnson Roger George Gibson Servant Theodore Field Stingo Ramon Buffington Jack Slang Leonel Dick Little Aminadab Bert Cohen Tom Twist Arthur Smith Muggins James Buffington Mrs. Hardcastle Beatrice Adam Miss Hardcastle Mary Quimby Miss Neville Dorothy Terry Dimple Barbara Pierce Stage Assistants — Mary Lawrence Daub, Virginia Hall, Myra Kriger, Helen Buffington, Pierce Gelsinger, Leonel Dick, Ruth-Martin Simpson MACBETH Macbeth Lady Macbeth Banquo .Leonel Dick .Mary Daub ..Dan Smith Macduff Henry Johnson Lady Macduff Helen Buffing ' on Duncan George Gibson Malcolm Arthur Murphy Donalbain Al Buffington Lennox Gladstone Williams Ross Robert Fuchs Menleith Perry Cox Angus David London Caithness George Bevis Flcance Virginia Hall Sivtard Granville Shirley young SivarJ Harry Underwood Seljlon Dan Kessler Boy Laura Newell Scotch Doctor John Mohr 5ergeo.nl Ray Buffington Porter Carlton Skeggs First Witch Gladys Bergen. Second Witch Dorothy Hamilton Third Witch Helen Astin ... John Mohr, Sue Mullett. Zola Splawn. Benjamin Sullivan. Dan Kessler. Philip Chates, Apparitions... . ) Tneodore Fie | di Frec J Johnson, Dorothy Terry. George Bevis. Granville Shirley First Murderer Earl Kernahan Second Murderer Angelo Tedesco Third Murderer Fred Johnson - ... J Clad Williams. Fred Johnson. Henry Johnson, George Bev,s. David London, Theodore • io d,er5 ) Field, Arthur Murphy, Albert Buffington, Perry Cox. Harry Underwood Attendant Daniel Terrell Messenger David London Messenger George Spelvin Ladies at Banquet Loise Stone, Eleanor Waile, Hazel Jacobs. Genevieve Leatherwood H. M, S. PINAFORE The Right Honorable Sir Joseph Porter, K. C. B.. First Lard of the Admiralty Richard Tuve Captain Corcoran, Commander of If. M. S. Pinafore Joseph Thomas Ralph Racl(stram Emory Bucke Dick Deadeye Dan L. 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Esper Wilkins, Kirsch lorris, Heiss, Tvler. Beebe. Tenny, Shenlon, Hazard. Webner, Scantlin, Maltoon, Henderson. Ha ' nes E. Smith. Field, Backenstos.!. Leineweber. Fairchild. Hedgcock, Compton. Wise, Robb, Motley Murray, Spencer. Baker F.cklen. Comeau. Learned. Adelman. Houghton. Alexander. Williams, Mcllvaine, Evans. Worley Cowsill, MacDonald, Hawbecker. Robbms, Clevenger M011 ill. A. Smith. Towne, Belden. Taenzler. Odom, Johnston, Kernahan. King, Moses, K. Smith Robbms. Randle. Swift Freiirn Lliib OFFICERS Eleanor Johnston President Earl Kernahan I ' ice-President An NE King Secretary MEMBERS Phyllis Adelman Louis Heiss Ruth L.ghtbown Arthur Smith Jack Alexander Charlotte Hazard Maigaretta Mcllvaine Dan L. 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Mona MofTett, Undeiwood Simpson. Martin, McGarvey, Knight, Reeve, Allwine, Henderson. Parker. Marean. Hall, R. Buffing Galliher, Ehrhardt, Taenzler. Murray. Kirsch, Dorr. Kirby, Wold, Taylor, MacDonald Evans, Goodner, Learned, Adelman, Johnston. Miss Olds, Jones, Towne, Stuart, Molley )panisl hi OFFICERS George Bevis President Sara Motley I ice-President Henrietta Goodner Secretary- ' ! :, asurei MEMBERS Phyllis Adelman Frances Dorr Robert Marcus Lucy Reeve Martin Allwine llene Ehrhardt Sally Marean Dorothy Sealon Jane Bishop Florence Evans Catherine Martin Ruth- Martin Simpson Alan Blanchard ! unice Fulton John Metz Martha Skidmore George Borsari Virginia Hall Harry Moffett John Spitznas Chester Bowers Do.olhy Hamilto John Mohl Marjorie Stuart Eleanora B.ooke Henry Johnson Olive Monarch William Sullivan Elizabeth Brooke Eleanor Johnston Joseph Monge Joseph Summers Emory Bucke Dorothj lones Kalherine Morford Edith Swan ton John Buffinglon Darnel hlessler Lorena Murray [he Taenzler Ramon Buffington Cornelia Kirby Alice McGarvey Eleanor Taylor Kirkley Coulter Dorothy Kirsch Kathenne Osborne Harry Underwood I ' m 1 i ampton Louise Knight Edward Parke Eleanor aite Scott Crampton Louise Learned Robert Parker Gladstone Williams Leonel Dick Jeannelte MacDc maid Prutia Peirce Catherine Wold Rita Y ork Levin, Sampson, Jarvis, Ruttenberg, Kohan, Simpson Backensloss, Ehrhardt, Reeve. Kirsch, Johnslon, Danfortli, Forrest, Lee, Rice Blanchard, Hendnck. rCettelle. Pariseau, Robb, Taenzler, Larimer, Waller, Reuter, Gr n, Seaton is clue V ' eii ' isciDP erein OFFICERS Ilse Taenzler President Alan Blanchard Vice-President Kathryn Larimer Secretary-Treasurer Elwood Backensloss Alan Blanchard Louise Danfortli Ilene Ehrhardt Ann Forrest Erdmann Grimm Harlan Hendnck Charles Jarvis Eleanor Johnston MEMBERS Daisy Kettelle Dorothy Kirsch Hyman Kohan Kathryn Larimer Alice Lee Ernest Levin Pauline Pariseau Lucy Reeve Kathenne Reuter Lawrence Rice Priscilla Robb Harold Ruttenberg Lynn Sampson Donald Seaton Myron Simpson Ilse Taenzler Dorothy Waller ohan. Simpson, Mrss Stiffler. Mr. a Danforlh, Livingston, Hall, Lee chanan, M. L. Robbins, Hoover. Wall. )ei a OFFICERS Kenneth Hoover President Dorothy Waller Vice-President Mary Louise Robbins Secretary Hyman Kohan Treasurer Priscilla Robb Historian MEMBERS Alumni Mary Frances Brown Norman Fabian Kathryn Severance Robert Burr Barrett Fuchs Doris Willis William Hamilton Active Miss Cotton Alice Lee Miss Stiffler Louise Danforth Priscilla Robb Mr. Varrelman Kenneth Hoover Mary Louise Robbins Dorothy Waller Hyman Kohan Myron Simpson Pledges Winona Buchanan Lee Esper Mary Livingston Virginia Hall Tenny. Shenton, Webner, Church, Field. Blanchard, Morrill, Cramer, Moses, Adelman Clark, Watrous, Ficklen, Dorr, Pierce, Fairchild, Stuart, Anderson, Livingston, Danforth Barber, Russell, Heiss, Odom, Thomas, Goodner, Scantlin, Towne, Grimm Westerner vJUab OFFICERS Joseph Thomas President Henrietta Goodner Vice-President Meta Dean Scantlin Secretary Louis Heiss Treasurer MEMBERS Phyllis Adelman George Barber Alan Blanchard Robert Burbank Elbridge Church Frances Cramer Jean F airchild Chester Morrill Margaret Moses Olive Odom Barbara Pierce Priscilla Robb Helen Shenton Marjorie Stuart Joe Summers Mane Tenny Betty Towne Roger Washburn Gordon Webner er, Reinard. Krulim. Knox, Gibson, Schaul. MacDonald Clevenger, Forrest. kopp, Mcllvaine, McGarvey D :ir kmson CI III OFFICERS Anne Forrest President Martha Kopp Vice-President-Treasurer Helen Clevenger Secretary MLMBFRS Helen Clevenger Anne Forrest George Gibson Robert Knox Martha Kopp Willard Kruhm Kathryn Larimer Jeannelte MacDonald Margaretta Mcllvaine Howard Reinard Max Schaul Shirley Wise ir raternif erniicies 1933 1 ©day American University laces tlie fu- ture with a conticllence iDaseol upon outstanding acnievemento INo iong= er an imaginary uni- versity, stie inay, never- theless, be classified as foremost among the universities ol tike iutureo Bowers. Belden. Hendnck Spencer. Dimond. Smith, Dean Woods, Dean Brown, Taylor Inierfrafernify ' Uomiiicil George B. Woods Dean of the College Mary Louise Brown Dean of Women Dan L. Smith Chairman Margaret Dimond Secretary Chester Bowers Treasurer Jester ' s Club Harlan Hendnck Men ' s Croup Alpha Theta Phi Dan L. 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