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THE RHODODENDRON A n ' (iluiiie Two 1 : ' 1 3 tx- kaJ - ' ' P u 1) 1 i s h c d b y SENIOR CLASS of the APPALACHIAN TRAINING SCHOOL Boone, : North : Carolina J r 5L -55l ' ZJL f ' : I DEDICATION t 3n appreciation of tbc life anD setDices of Captain C JF. ILotJill solDicr, patriot, f iirist, legislator anD for ttoentp pears Chairman of tf)e OdoarD of Crustees is tijis annual DeDicateD -a Q Q ft g - - -Q ft !v Cf)e UboDoDenDron E. F. LOVILL Page Three Cbe RboDoDcnDron All Appreciation Of Capl. Edward Francis Lovill n Captain Lovill has had a long and eventful career. As a boy playing marbles when a student at Siloam Academy, Surry County ; as a cowbov on a Texas frontier; as a farmer, tilling the soil in the valleys of Missouri; as a brave soldier and Captain in the Civil War. contending for human rights, deal- ing witli luunan life- -the last to surrender at Appomattox; as a husband and father: as a merchant behind the counter; as a lawyer, pleading at the bar; as a Collector of Internal Revenues, working for the Government ; as a Com- missioner, ajjpointed 1) - the President of the United States, to investigate Indian Titles in the far awav State of Minnesota; as a candidate for Con- gress, defending democracy against an al)le opponent; as a member of the Legislature, demanding that the railroads should pay a greater revenue to the Commonwealth; and later, as a .State Senator, protecting the railroads from unjust legislation; as President of the Board of Trustees of this Institu- tion from its beginning, he has dime his dutv as he saw it, liravelv and bdldly, without fear and without favor. To nic it is an ins])iration to see him giving the last ears of his long, useful life to the cause of education. He has dedicated liis time, his energies, and his talents to the building of this school, to the end that useful knowledge may be disseminated — that better opportunities may be ])Ut in the pathway of every vouth in this mountain land. His life is a benediction to us all. — K. B. Dousrhertv. Page Four Ct)e UftoDoDciiDron Page Five Cbe Ut)oDoDcnDron The Staff of the Rhododendron D Business Manag-er 1. ( • (ireer Secretary Howard Mast Treasurer John T. Howell Faculty Editor James D. Rankin Student Editor-in-Chief Mabel D. Williams ASSOCIA ' 1 ' 1 ' . I ' .DITORS n Silas Burns Casey Paul W. Casey Lucy E. Mast A. K. Moore Thomas Farthing Robert (). Glenn A. Beatrice Shull Pace Six Cbe BftoDoDenDron FACULTY Page Seven Cl)c UlioDoDcnDron 1 ' .. DOUGHERTY President O. I). nOLC HKKT ' i I ' lisincss Manajjcr Page EiRlti Cfte nboDoDenDron AMES D. RANKIX English I. G. GREER History I :i.ije Nine Cl)c ntioDoDciiDron K. HILL.MAX Ucan j. 1. DOWXUM Latin ,-11111 Registrar I ' KOI-. i I.SOX T C. WRIGHT Matluinatics I ' agf Ten Cl)c UboDoDenDron A. R. SMITH Science MRS. A. R. S.MiTli Home Economics B 1 H ) l L — H Hi i fl 1 B ' - i • ' i H H MARY JARRELL Primary Education A. .1. GREEXE Latin and English Page Eleven Ct)C UljoDoDciiDron MRS. ' AX. G. TIIKSON French RUTH COFFEY Music (). L. 11 R OWN Mainial Training MRS. I). 1.. DROWX Matron Mtns Dormitory Page Twelve CJ)c IRftoDoDcnDron JENNIE TODD Supervisor of Women MRS EMMA MOORE Librarian LONA MORETZ Matron Lovill Home ESTELLE COFFE ■ Stenography Page Thirteen €t)c UljoDoDciiDron SEMIORS Page fourteen COe RftoDoDcnDron Senior Class Roll n COLORS: Green and White. FLOWER: Sweet pea. MOTTO: Mncit qui se vincit. D OFFICKRS President A. K. Aloore Vice President Mary L Holshouser Secretary and Treasurer Anna Lee Crisp Poet Silas B. Casey Historian Dorothy M. Hayes Prophet Marian E. Phillips Testator Baxter M. Linney Cartoonist Byron E. Williams D CLASS ROLL Wilma Ruth Baird Ella Evelyn Garland David Franklin Baird Robert Orrns Glenn Maye Holly Barlowe -Xddie Newton Hardin Earnest F. Billings Dorothy Maye Hayes Norma Guerrel Brown Margaret Ella Herndon Floy R. Cannon Mary Irene Holshouser Linda Ann Cannon Martha Blanche Horton Robert S. Castle John T. Howell Silas Burns Casey Clifford Franklin Hudson Paul Wordsworth Casey Francis Amanda Laws Lola Bertha Church Baxter Matheson Linney Thomas Herdon Coffey Margaret Pennington Love Bernice Ruth Cook Blanche Coralie Malloch Sarah Virginia Council Daisy Lee Mast Anna Lee Crisp Howard Wellington Mast James Baxton Dula Lucy Elizabeth Mast Thomas Edison Farthing Earl Leland Miller Blanche Eula Ganibill .A.rthur Kenneth Moore Lizzie Lee Osborne Lucy Clonnie Peterson Marian English Phillips Lucy Marie Poteat Edward Spencer Quails Honor Dee Redmor d Mary Wilametta Rowe Ally Beatrice ShuU Claudia Ophelia Spencer Sue Parks Spainho.ur Lula Baird Taylor Thomas Julian Warren Paul Augustus Williams Byron Erwing Williams Mabel Davis Williams Anita Carolyn Winkler Page Fifteen Cbc UboDoDcnDron KC l)A ' ll) J ' K.WKIJX P.AIkl) Vallc Criicis, N. C. " K a willing and rcad to du. " 1 S; hcigin, Sft., ()in.: wciKlit, 154 lli.s. Our nearest approach to real character, " Pieardy " has a " hail-fellow well met " man- ner, which gives him a place in the Senior family of ' 23 that few of us have. He has a habit of smiling at you — at himself and at the world. He is marked hy his sense of linnior and steadiness. WII.MA kl ' Til P,Alkl) alle (. rncis. X. ( ' , " luery act is generated liy her own think- ing. " Age 17; height, 5ft., 3in.; weight l.iS lbs. " Billy " is a quiet, modest, sensible girl — ' Phose love her most who know her best. Carrying vim and determination to her work she masters it well and has a suitable dis- position for teaching. She will continue her education with that in view. W ' r wish her great success. Page Sixteen Cbc RboDoDenDron AIAR HOLLY BARLOW Creston, N. C. " Good nature and good sense must ever join. " Age 19; height, 5ft., 3in. : weight, US lbs. This quiet unassuming young lady is always ready for work, and ' adds dignity to our Senior procession. Grade one on History proves both ability and application. She is a steady, true girl, challenging our admiration and endearing herself to all. Our brightest wishes follow her. EARNEST FLOYD BILLINGS Watauga Falls, N. C. Age 22; height, 5ft., lOin. ; weight, 160 lbs. " Shanks " has a personality that wins with everybody. He is a gallant young man, an excellent student, an active society member and one of the best speakers and workers. With ambition and enthusiasm unbounded he will fill an honored station in life. Page Seventeen Cf)C RftoDoDfiiDron XoUMA C.LI ' .RRl ' .i.L BKOWX Winston-Salem, N. C. " bruwrd and lil - hearted. She is very dear In ns. " Always ol)liging is our blond " Brownie. " Seldom docs she acknowledge the prepara- tion of a lesson but when the time comes she ' s ready with an answer. She has a fine s])irit of fun, plenty of pep and is endowed with that rare gift of speaking which attracts peoi le and makes friends. I ' l.OV ROW 1-:. " A CAXXOX Boone, X. C. " True modesty is thy merit. " Age 21 ; height, 5ft., 2in.; weight, 110 lbs. Floy is serious and mild but with a fine- ness of attitude characteristic of independent -thought. She is a true friend, an excellent student, a pleasant member of the social group and withal a young lady of whom her class and the school is proud. Page-Eightecn Cbc U()oDoDenDrou ROBERT SPENCER CASTLE Boone, N. C. " Far may we search before we find, A lieart so noble or so kind. " Age 27; height 3ft., 5K ' in.; weight, 140 lbs. Castle is one of our steady workers. His attitude toward life is not merely to " get by " liut to reach the highest notch. He takes chool work in the same earnest way in which he served humanity on " Flanders 1-ield. " EINDA ANN CANNON Stanley, K. C. " They needed a song l)ird in Boone so the wood genii sent Linda here. " Age 19 ; height, , lt., 2in. ; weight, 145 lbs. When you are socially inclined just tackle " Lindy " and you will find in her the most entertaining personalit}-. She is talented in music, and nothing can rob her of her good nature. Her highest aim is to make the best better. Page Nineteen Ci)c UijoDoDciiDroit AT V()R s ■()l :Tll casi-A " .Wu Cattle. X. C. Agi. " Ht-rc- vi- iiK ' L-t tlic man of brains. " 2(1; height. 5ft., ' in. ; weight, 145 lbs. Paul is one of our most loyal class mem- bers. By ardent effort lie has completely monopolized the good will of our vice president. SILAS HL ' RXS CASl ' .V New Castle, K. C. ■■. firm believer in altruism; er opti- ini tically inclined. " . iiu 20; height, 5ft., ' Hn. : weight, 145 ll)s. " .ludge " is imi)uls!ve. (|uick to act. earnest 111 iiis 1 eliefs. brilliant in debate, and has the :iriom|)lishment of a flowery orator. Effi- runt self-confidence is written in his very being. Page T vent bt HboDoDenDron I ill LOLA BERTHA CHURCH North Wilkfshoro, N. C. " The sweetest; the rarest. " Age 21; heiE;ht 5ft. ; weight, 100 lbs. Cheerfulness good humor and aspiration conil)ined have done wonderful things for " Duck. " Possessing a disposition unexcelled and rarely equalled in pleasantness, she is a favorite of all and an inspiration to each, for with all her attractions she is neverthe- less efficient and capable. THO: LAS H. COFFEY Blowing Rock, N, C. " I ' ll drown my books. " Age IQ : height, (ift., 2in.; weight, 160 lbs. " Shorty, " who entered Junior liails from tlie tall timbers, being long, lank and lean, he towers above any other in school. He is already high up in this life and we pre- dict greater things for him — if he continues to grow. He may not spend so much time on text books; yet he reads extensively. We all admire him because we can always count on him. A Iiigger hearted fellow is yet to come. I ' a.yc ' J ' vvt ' iity -uiic Cbe Ul)oDoDcnDron 1 ' .1 ' ,RX1C1 ' : RUTir COOK I ' ... line, X. C. " A Muilc for all, a Krccting glad, an ainijibk ' , iullv wav she had. " Age 20; height, 5ft.. lin.; weight, " 119 lbs. " Miss Bill " is one of the foundation stones of our class and a good one, ever ready for all the fun that life affords. This done she proves her literary ability l)y her work. S.XR.ATT VIRGIXIA COUNCILL Boone, N. C. Age 19; " To know her is to love her. ' height, 5ft., 4in.; weight, 122 lbs. ' irginia has been with us five years and her capable mind, quiet dignity and gentle disposition have won her great admiration and attracted many friends. She is faith- ful, hard-working student with a pronounced talent for art in which field she will doubt- less succeed. Page Twenty ■ Iwii Cfte llboDoDenDron aisa? ANNA LEE CRISP Blowing Rock, N. C. " She liked whatever she looked on, and her looks went far. " Age 18; height, 5ft., 4 in. ; weight, 123 lbs. " .Annie " is one of onr best students. She has all the fun possible by learning to com- bine work and play. Her jolly good nature, her fairness, her sympathetic and considerate manner proves a drawing card which has won for her many, many loyal friends. THOMAS EDISON FARTHING Watauga Falls, N. C. " Toda3 ' is the day of salvation ; tomorrow never comes. " Age 19 ; height, 6ft.. weight 154 Ibs. " Tom " is an exceedingly good natured fel- low, an impressive speaker, and especially a friend to the ladies. We feel that none of our problems are settled righi without liis opinion and good will. He has a very charm- ing personality, a liberal amount of brass, and an additional supply of sand ; these three combined in one person insure success. Page Twenty-three Cl)c UI)oDoDcnDron i :i.LA l•: ■l•:L ' . ■ carlaxd Xfwiand, N. C. " Afti-r all wliat is lifr witlimit a touch of humor. " Aju: 1 ' ); liciyht. Sit.. Sin. : wi ' iijht. 14(. Ih.s. " [5oh " is OIK ' of our " witty " classmates and iKvays sees life from the bright side. .Away troni the class room her greatest ambition, even on the gloomiest days, is to keep the crowd cheerful. BLAiXCIlK la ' l.A C.A.MI ' .II.I. Sparta, N. C. " The mildest speech and the gentlest inan- ner. " Age 17: height, 5ft., 2in. ; weight, 111 lbs. To see Blanche going from one room to another attending to her own l)usiness you would never suspect a liit of deviltry about lier, hut she has as much as any (if us. . lways ready for a midnight feast. She is " the girl w ' ith the goods. " Blanche Gamhill, our hats off to you, we wish you success. I ' agc ' i ' wclU.v-four LIBRARY AppalBchian Sute Teachers College CI)c UboDodcnDroit liiia Hill ROBERT ORRUS GLENN Watauga Falls, N. C. " Attempt the end and never stand in doubt. Xothing ' s so hard but searcli will find it out. " . ge 18; height, 5ft., 7in. ; weight, 135 lbs. V ' e could not find a more studious boy in our class than " Bob. " He came to us in his Junior year and has made good all the time. We expect of him the very highest achieve- ment if ability and strong determination count. ADDIE XKW ' TON HARDIN Rutherwood, N. C. " Tho ' the way be rugged she is determined I ' .i succeed. " Age 19; height, 5ft. 4in. ; weight, 125 lbs. " Add " is a studious, self-confident young lady. When anything difficult is to be done ■-he can always be depended upon for her part. Earnestness, patience, hard study, and willingness to work point to her as one of the very best students in school, well deserv- ing the high esteem in which she is held. l ' ;i!4c Twt-iily-fi ' u €:he UI)oDaDcnDroii IXJRUTIIV .MAY HAYES Blowing Rock, N. C. " ' ri all. her smiles cxti ' iid. " Age 16; liciglil it.. 2in. ; weight. 105 lbs. " Giant " is the baby of our class in age but not in achievements, lor she ranks among the liest that ' 23 affords. She has been in the class from the beginning and a more loyal iiu-mbcr is not to be found. .MAKGARl ' P iaj A lll ' RXDON Altaniahaw. X. C. " A generous heart: a will inflcxil)le. " Age 20; height, 5ft.. 9in. ; weight, 140 lbs. " Fed " is a steady worker, clever, entertain- ing always on time and of charniin.g i)er- Minality. She has won popularity with her schoolmates. She I ' ossesscs will power to an unusual degree which should be of great value in her chosen life-work that of foreign missionary. P.Tge Twenty- bc RftoDoDenDcon MARY IRENE HOLSHOUSER Blowing Rock, N. C. " She studies nature with a wanton eye. Admires the work — hut skips the lessons bv. " Age 17; height Sft., 2 in.; weight 110 lbs. " Reenie " entered our class as a Sophomore with the intentions of winning favor with classmates and teachers. In this she has suc- ceeded and is loved by all. Her sweet dis- position, winning smile, and ambition to learn will help her in her college career. MARTHA BLANCHE HORTON Vilas, N. C. " The hand that hath made you fair hath made you good. " Age 18; height, Sft., 5in.; weight 128 lbs. Blanche is one of our most dignified Seniors. Her graceful ways and ambition for music soon won the hearts of her class- mates. After leaving this school she will take a special course in music preparatory to teaching. We are sure that she will have a success. Page Twenty-seven €:i)c BlioDoDciiDroii JOHN T. IIOWI ' .I.I, Brooksidc, N. C. " I dare do all things that may become a man, who dares do more is none. " Age 21 ; height 5ft. 7in. ; weight, 155 Ihs. " Doc, " conservative, thoughtful, never hasty in his decisions, blessed with a power of de- bate rarely excelled, is popular with stndent- body and faculty. Dignity, neatness and pre- cision are his outstanding characteristics. (.-iji ' i ' OKi) I ' . iirnsoK Sliarta, N. C. wisdom is acquired without . ge 1 ' ' ; lieight, 5ft., ' ' in.; weight " What thought. " 177 lbs. Clifford entered a si ' uior from our iieigh- l)oring town of Sparta, and fciun l a welcome place. The su|)erior way in which he docs his work gives him an envied position, though short his stay among us. His many friends wish him success in his medical career. P.-igf Twenty -L-iKlit €bc UftoDoDcnDron FRANCES AAIANDA LAWS Moravian Falls. N. C. " A gentle mind by gentle deed is known. " Age 18: height. 5ft.. 3in. ; weight. 125 lbs. " Frank " joined us at the middle of her enior year but this is full long enough to how herself an excellent, reliable girl. She is quiet modest but lively enough to be attractive in the social group. She has our ever good wish for the realization of her highest ambition. BAXTER AFATHHSOX LIXXEV Boone, N. C. " Mucli too wise to walk into a well. " .• ge 18: height, 5ft., llin.: weight 168 lbs. " Preacher " has been with us through the whole struggle. Though cheerful and an e.xcellent student he has rarely been known to be on time. He has won an honored place with all his classmates and teachers, a fav- orite everywhere. Law awaits his farther pursuits. Page Twenty-nine Chf UhoDciDciiDron MARiiARET ri ' .XXlXC. ' roX I.OVH Ncwland, . C. " If I am your friend there is nothing too niiu ' li for mc to do. " Age 19; height, Sft., lin. ; weight, 125 lbs. " Meg " joined us in our freslinian year, just at the l)eginning of the joys and sor- rows of high school days. She is a lively care-free girl, tenaciously loyal to her friends and a .great favorite with us all. COR AUK BLAXCHK MAF.T.OCK Rockingham. N. C. " Good nature is the sign of a large and generous soul. " Age IS; height, 5ft., 6in. ; weight, 144 lbs. lihmche is generous and big hearted, dis- playing a hint of ambition which gives lifoniise of future success. She will be re- numbered as one willing to do her part. We -hall watch her as she climbs the ladder of i " litical fame. Page Thirty €iit Uf)oDoDcnDron LUCY ELIZABETH AIAST VMe Crucis, N. C. " Wise and good as she is fair. " Age 18 ; height, 5ft., 4in. ; weight 138 lbs. A fair girl is " Dr. Lucy " with just enough dignity to make her attractive. She has won much esteem among students and faculty, charmed our class president and estabHshed lirobability of success in the chosen field of her life work. TIOWARD ' ELLIXGTON MAST ■alIe Crucis, N. C. " Courtesy is the best policy. " . ge 19; height. 5ft., 8in. : weight, 150 lbs. " Pat " is one of our most studious class- mates, but when there is fun around he is ready to join. He is friendly, polite, cour- teous and in every respect manly. We are hoping he will have great success. Page Thirty-one Oc UboDciDciiDrcin DAISN ' l.l ' .l ' . MAST Mast, X. C. " She sliines without desiring to be seen. " • ge W lieight. 5ft., 6in. ; weight, 138 lbs. . sight of Daisy reveals the sunny disposi- tion tliat wins so many friends. Her two years here has proven her a constant friend and an excellent student. Well read in kindly deeds, is faithful to her society, optimistic l. ' ward lite and ambitious for the highest ihings. 1-:ARL Ll ' .LAXl) .MILLKR Todd, X. C. " Here we have an acrobat, stop and see liini skin the cat. " .- ge 2U ; height 5ft., 4 in.; wei ' ., ' ht l.=;0 lbs. " Shave " by his amiable disposition and jolly i;ood nature has made many life long friends, lie is very frank but always courteous and kind. It is in athletics that he has won dis- tinction, being our champion basketball player. May his future be as bright as the ]iast and equally as profitable to his friends. Page Thirty-two Cfte UboDoDenDron ARTHUR KENNETH MOORE Lenoir, N. C. " And even his failings lean toward virtue. " Age 23 ; height, 5ft., 7in. ; weight, 190 lbs. From Caldwell comes our esteemed presi- dent, " Doc Moore, " and a better one could not be found. He has been a faithful and loyal member throughout our four years, striving for the welfare of the class. His loyaltj- e-xtends farther than the class, it ex- tends to every one. The friends he has won are true and tried. He is sure to win in the medical world, toward which his ambition lies. LIZZIE LEE OSBORNK Mouth of Wilson, ' a. " When duty whispers lou l, ' Thou must, ' The youth replies ' I can. ' " ,- ge Ui ; height, 5ft., 5in.; weight, 145 lbs. " Lizzie " in years is one of tlie youngest members of our class. Her personality is admired by both her teachers and her class mates. She does work in a superior manner, and is never found shirking her duty. She is both capable and worthy, and as a friend she is faithful and true. In persuing her B. M. degree we will her great success. Page Thirty-three Cljc UljoDoDciiDron IX:C Cl.OXXII ' . IM ' . ' I ' I ' .KSOX Day Book, N. C. " l.ittlv havf I accomplished without ef- fort. " Ai c I ' l; lu-iRlit, 5ft., fiin.; weight, Li? ll s. " Pete " will lie rcnuniliered by her class- mates for willingness to work, cheerfulness of disposition and affability of manner. Her mind is full of suggestions and acts with promptitude. She is one of the most dis- tinguished members of the class and is ad- mired by all. In her career as a lawyer she mav claim our best wishes of success. .M. Ri. I ' .xcLisii riiii.i.irs Ingalls, X. C. " The only way to have a friend is to be one. " Age 1 ' ' ; heighl, 5ft.. 4in. ; weiglit, 145 lbs. Talk about pei ! " Shang " has it. She i one of the best liasketball jdayers . . ' 1 S. has ever had, and a real sjjort. faithful to her class, loyal to the school, and popular with all. She is a real land mark for the school. Page Thirl yfimr Cfte Hi)oDoDenDron HONOR DEE REDMOND New Hope, N. C. " Accomplishment is parcel of the will that action hangs upon. " Age 18; height, 5ft., 6in. " Honor " entered as sophomore. Of her many assets the most suggestive is her nick- name. Judging from her record here she is on the road to success, in which she has our best wishes. EDWARD SPENCER OUALLS Boone, N. C. " Experience is a hard teacher. " Age 21 ; height, 5ft., Sin. ; weight, 158 lbs. " Ed " has shared our sorrows and delights for four years. He is always ready for in- formation concerning the events of the day. The far away look he sometimes wears indi- cates that his thou.ghts are elsewhere — per- haps in Tennessee, but is full of pluck and courage, he will reach the toi) in whatever he undertakes. Page Thirty-five €i)£ UhoDoDciiDron -MARY n,A! I ' .TTA () i ' alle Cnicis, N. C. " Say unto wisdom. Tlioii art my sister ; and call understanding thy kinswoman. " Age 19; height, Sft., 4in. ; weight, 130 lbs. " Row " is one of the most punctual and reliable members of our class. We have iKver known her to slight the work set be- I ' lire ' her. Looking into the future we are al)le to predict a pleasing and fruitful intel- k ' clnal success. ALLY BEATKICI ' , SIIL ' LL Valle Crucis, N. C. " True eyes — Too pure and too honest in aught to disguise. The sweet soul shining through them. " Age 17; height, . ft.. -lin. ; weight, 135 lbs. " Bee " is one of our quiet studious girls who is always on duty. These qualities, sweet- ness of disposition, loyalty and cheerfulness seem to reign supreme with her. Page Thirty-six Cfjc UboDoOcnDcon SUE PARKS SPAIN H(3UR Morganton, N. C. " A mind for thoughts to pass into a heart tor love to travel through. " Age 18; height, ft., Sin.- weight, 110 lbs. Sue has not been with us long but we have found in her a charming personality, who is attractive toward friends and pleasant to- ward all. She delights in music and is de- veloping her talent in this art. Many good wishes for her success. CLAUDIA OPHELIA SPENCER Middletown, N. C. " She will quote in classic raptures and awake the plains with Latin echoes. " Age 21 ; height, 5ft., 6in. ; weight, 125 lbs. " Spencer " is one of our valuable additions from Eastern Carolina. Kind, sympathetic, and attentive to duty. Though always work- ing with a wonderful driving force she never seems hurried. We think of her as digni- fied, modest and tireless in her effort to assist others. Page Thirty-seven €: )t UljoDoDcuDron LULA P.AIKD TAVLCM ' i ' allc Criicis, N. C. " Care may kill a cat, but will never kill inc. " Age ' 18; height, Sft., Sin.; weight, l.iO lbs. " Scoot, " entered our class a Junior. She 1 very optimistic, light-hearted, and gay. She hardly endorses the theory that school lite is wholly for the purpose of obtaining knowledge from tc.xt-books but neither that education comes from environment. THOMAS JUIJAX WARRICX " ( )ur wisdom is ciuisumed in confidence. " .• ge 20; height, 5ft., 7 ' ,m.: weight, 135 lbs. There could not be a more optimistic fel- low than Jule. He is one of the l est mem- bers of the class of ' 23, combining those qualities which enable him to fit pleasantly into the social circle or to take part in busi- ness relatit nshii)s with ecpial ease. r.iltc- Tllirty-ciulu Cfjc UboDoDeuDron BVROX ERWIX WILLIA IS Marshville, N. C. " A bully I ' d be throughout the land; a cholar. athlete, and Iad ' s man. " Age 19; hL-ight. 5ft., 7in.; weight, ' 145 lbs. How will the A. T. A. prosper without I5yron? Who will keep things lively on the l)all courts, in the class room— in fact all around ? He has been very popular here and we are sure success awaits him. PAUL AUGUSTUS WIL LIAMS New Hope, N. C. " High in demand though lowly in pretense. In all his conduct he Ijetravs common sense. " Age 21 ; height, 6ft.; weight, 175 lbs. " Gus " always stands in our minds for loy- alty to his class and to his fellowman. He i lighthearted. big !)raincd, and practical. He never tries to bluff his way and consc- (piently is thoroughly prepared in his work. He plans to dignify agriculture with these elements of efficiency. Page Thirty -nine Cl)c UijoDoDcnDron MAIU ' ' .!, D.WIS WILLIAMS IJldwiiig Rock, N C. " Charming personality is a wonderful thins " ' Age 19; height, 5t ' t.. din.; weight 1,15 Ihs. " Zip " possesses a disposition and person- ality rarely met with. Jolly, full of life, ready for a good time, yet never neglecting her work for frivolous things, she moves with a quiet dignity. M en caimot live without cooks, so one man ' s life will he indelited to Mahel — cooking is her hobby. AXITA CAKOIA ' X WIXKIJ ' .K Boone. N. C. " . path of sunshine follows her. " Age il); height, 4fl., 11 in.; weight, 97 lbs. " Xita " is one of the ancient students of our class. With optimistic ways she has won esteem with both faculty and students. She is tile baby of our great class but her mind is in striking contrast with her avoirdupois, for she is a genius from whom we expect great things in her career as a nurse. Page Forty Cf)c UI)oDoDenDron I. G. GREER, JR. Mascot Page Forty-one Oc UijoDoDciiDron Senior Class History n l " " ver lias a liislcirx . ' Plic liist(ir - nf simic tliintrs is written and preserxed. tlie liist(ir ' nf (ithcr thinsj s is nu-n-ly tuld, while tlic hislory uf still (itlier tliiiis s is worth neither the writinsj nur the tellini, ' . Here is a hetjinnintj of the historx- uf the elass uf ' 2?i whieh 1 am sure is worth writintj. Imt vnifortunately 1 ean relate only a few ot the less ini- l)ortant events and details of the four years we have s])ent at the Appalachian Training Sciioul, for the most imjiortant part of our class history can be neither w ritten nor told because it consists of the transformations in the minds of this class, under the skillful, ])atient leadershi]) of earnest faithful teachers. As for our " Sth A " davs we were too yoiuiij and i ay to care for a history. We had a lari er and more noisv class then than we have ever had since, but we are honored b - onl - a few of them now. Our President that year was l.on West, our colors blue and white, and our class flower carnation. The g-reatest event of the year was our graduation from the Sth grade. Our class dav program was a success, and no college graduate was ever more ])roud of his shee])skin than we of onr (li])lomas. Overwhelmed with jo - when we again entered school, being no longer " Sth A Scrubs. " but verdant Freshmen, feeling that our lives had just started on an upward climb to higher and better things. W ' e started our new year right bv electing Robert Castle President. While many had not returned, fortune favored us b - sending others in their ])laces. One of whom is now our faithful President. This was a hard year for otir class as well as for the schocil and the countr - because of the influenza epidemic which swe]it over us and took awav niany valuable workers. Many remained, however, having good times and filling our minds with valuable information for later years. Influenza passed, vacation over, schools days come again and forty lia])]) -. enthusiastic bo s and girls re-assembled, — Sophomores, l ' ' i(). Our number had not diminished. There were sufficient new ones to take the few ] laces left vacant. The year was rather uneventful even the statement of the other classes that they could see our wings grow must not lie taken literally. But real ])rogress there was. in information and ision. In the faill of l ' ' il real life began for us as " jolly jmiiors. " This time there was added to our class a large number from arious junior High Schools thron.ghout the state. Ivirly in the year we effected a re-organization of tlie class and elected our final list of officers: Arthur .Moore. President; Mary Holshouser. Nice President; Silas Casey, I ' oet ; Marion Philli])s, I ' rophet ; Dorothv liaxes. Historian; I,uc Mast, Pianist. We selected green and white as our class colors, weet pea as our class flower and " I ' ush. Pull or get out of the way " as our motto. Bv far the most iniixirtant event of the year was the entertainment of the class of ' 22 on March 17tli. An e ent, however, of almost e(|ual interest was our annual hike-this time to visit " Devil ' s C.ate " on the beautiful Blowing Rock turn])ike. August, 1922, the last }ear in high school, we are Seniors. In our strug- I ' . ' lK ' I «tr(y -two Ci)c Ut)oDoDcnDton SENIOR CLASS HISTORY— Continued n g-les to keep the class intact, we suffered but four defeats ; one to teaching ; two to matrimony ; and one to business. But to l alance this loss thirteen new members joined our ranks. At the first class meeting we created and filled two additional offices : Testator, Baxter Linney ; Cartoonist. Ernest Billings. After this, for the next two or three dozen meetings, we took parlimentary training in an effort to select rings. Then came the selection of the Rhododendron Staff and then the planning for a fine Annual, and our best work at cotnposition. It is with a feeling of regret that we approach the time of parting from our classmates, teachers, and other school friends. But even this regret largely loses its edge when we contemplate the l)roader horizon and clearer vision which these years have made possible to us. Standing full fifty strong looking to future fields of service we bid adieu to our dear Alma Mater, with thankful hearts for past benefits and bright hopes for future achievements. F age Forty-three €i)c BboDoDenDron Senior Class Prophecy Cdlorado Spring ' s, Coloracid, June the fi. I ' m Rev. Robert Castle, and Clifford Hudson, Calcutta, India. Dear old schoolmates : — We have been planning ' to write on ever since we learned two weeks ago at Boone, N. C, while attending the tenth anniversar ' of our graduation from the Training School, that you two are doing missionary work together in far off India. We have just returned from another year of diplomatic work in South America, and are taking a little vacation here. Knowing of your interest in our class, and in the Training School we will report in lirief the things we learned at the Class Banquet where, as you know, each was expected to report his own achievements. We saw the first class receive from this Institution Bachelor ' s degrees in Liberal Arts. Btit this advancement in the standard of the school was in no respect g ' reater than was the rnaterial progress. In addition to the eight buildings of our school days were a large, modernly e(|uip])ed administration Iniilding, a hospital, a new g ' ymnasiimi, a model school building, a dining room, accommodating a thousand students, a bakery, a cold storage ])lant, model laundrv and, a jiower plant, adecpiate for years to come. President B. B. Dougherty is still at the head of the school sur- rounded bv a large cor] ' )s of university, trained teachers. The facts concerning (lur class of ten years ago caused many, " 1 told you so ' s " , but there were stifficient surprises to add variety. The Superintendent of the Oxford Orphanage Asylum Farm and the mistress of his beautiful home on College Street, h ' ranklin Baird and Miss Daisy Lee Mast (now Mrs. Baird) were present. Franklin had graduated at State College. A letter of regrets from Arkon, Ohio, signed Mrs. Bud Billings brought to memory the beautiful " ' alle Crucis " and Miss Wilma Baird. " Meg " Love after leaving the A. T. S. completed her education at Salem College, specializing in her best lri ed i ' )rofession, " Math. " She is now a teacher at Elon. Blanche Mallock and Maggie llerndon are still single, but they have forged to the front in the teaching ])rofession. Tliey spend their sinnmers conducting- County Summer Schools. Our brilliant Baxter I.inney has continued his school interest in citizen- ship and become one of the first criminal lawyers in the state. Politically, he leads his party; while sentimentally, he continues his love of Coffey. No long ' er by the same name, however. The old identity of Ashe and Watauga counties was beautifully sym- bolize by Howard Iast and Maye Barlow — both write their names " Mast. " You remember our discussion concerning wliether h ' -rnest Billing was more interested in literature or in cartooning. Well like the men who cjuar- relled over the chameleon, we were both right, lie married I ' Vances Laws, the popular young writer, and has jiroven the most formiflable rival of ( icorge Mc lanus, in the Sundav editions. P.Tge Forty- four Cf)e RboDoDenDton SENIOR CLASS PROPHECY— Continued D Norma Brown and " Giant " Hayes who went so eagerly to college after graduation here, report now from the concert stage in New York City. One familiar face on the campus is that of Floy Cannon. Now everybody addresses her with deference as " Miss Cannon. " She finished her Art course in Washington City and now teaches in the Appalachian Training School. Among the group were two distinguished looking gentlemen fashionably dressed and confident in their movements. They are the Casey brothers, two surgeons from a great hospital, giving their lives in service for the love of humanity. The lady introduced as head nurse was Lula Taylor, now Mrs, Casey, Paul recently disappeared from the hospital causing great excitement but soon returned with his blushing little bride, Ella Garland, who since her school days, had been waiting for him in Lover ' s Lane. From the North Carolina College for Women comes Lola Church, who is at the head of the Home Economics Department. Then here was Tom Coffey. Could it l)e that it was the same old Tom of the A. T. S. who had gained such a reputation in tennis? His fame is scattered abroad and the papers are anxiously watched by his classmates for his high scores which seem so easily won. Jule Warren who, as you remember enlisted in the L ' . S. army soon after leaving our class, is pushing steadily toward his am,bition : to attain the rank of Major General as reward for his loyalty and service. He is a handsome fellow — straight as an arrow. After spending four years at Meredith College, Annie Lee Crisp was elected Dean of Women at a College in Ohio, but answered a more insistent call to preside over a cozy little bungalow in Atlanta, Ga, She writes her name Mrs. Fred Hodges. One of the greatest surprises of the occasion was furnished bv a letter from a middle western town, explaining why Tom Farthing and Linda Cannon, now Mrs, Farthing, could not be present. They are traveling throughout the state giving musical recitals, and crowds flock to hear them every time they appear on the stage, Blanche Gamljill after her last year at Boone, by Miss Jarrell ' s advice, went to Peabody College in Tennessee, and after receiving her degree decided to be " Home Demonstrator. " She is now at work on the coast — one of the •best Demonstration agents in the State. .After Robert Gleen had finished his course at Chapel Hill, N. C, he took Beatrice Shull as helpmate and accepted the position as Cashier in the First National Bank of Boone. Addie Hardin sjjent four years at Meredith College, and is now teaching English in the East Carolina Teacher ' s College, You know it was supposed that the athletic interests of our class would be but temporary, Init not so. In the opening game of the New York Giants who should appear as umpire l)ut James Dula, while Byron Williams still holds the position as first pitcher on the same team. Mary Holshouser held on to her purpose to become a nnusician complet- ing her course at the New England conservatory. She is now teaching at the North Carolina College for Women. You :rtay get to see some of our class yet. Lucy Mast and Blanche Page Forty-five €t)t RboDoDciiDton SI ' :X1()K CLASS I ' ROlMlia ' V— continued D Hurton. after finishing here, selected music as their life-work, and spent sev- eral years studying in New " S ' ork City. They are on a world tour — just now in Paris or London. Earl Miller completed his course at Cettsburg College. Pa.. accom|)lisliing himself in mathematics and athletics, and he is now a widely known teacher and leader in athletics. Arthur Moore, after graduating at the University of North Carolina and taking a post graduate course at Pennslyvania Medical College, is now a surgeon at Johns Hopkins Hospital. Lizzie Lee Osburne went to North Carolina College for Women and finished her B. Mus. degree in four years. She has since taken Miss Lucy Coffey ' s place in the A. T. S. and is distinguishing herself. Edward Quails has worked up a Ixximing trade in the hardware business. He now, as in his school days, is at all times an ardent admirer of the fair se.K. but nevertheless fighting life ' s battles single-handed and making good. Honor Dee Redmond, having taken her degree from Jefferson Medical College, is now at Johns Hopkins Hospital, as head nurse. Wilametta Rowe. after two sessions in the State Legislature of North Carolina, is now a ver - active and influential member in the State. Claudia S])encer and Clonnie Peterson are ncnv occupying Prof. Smith ' s and Downum ' s places as Science and Latin teachers in the A. T. S. ( " lUs Williams graduated frtmi the law school of the L ' niversity of l enn- svlvania and afterward showed his good judgment b marrying Bernice Cook. He oj ened an office in Winston-Salem. North Carolina where he made his home until he was a]i]K)inted Judge of the Supreme Court. " S ' ou remember the lieautiful home wedding of Mabel Williams and Howard Holshouser in the summer of l ' 2, . Howard is a prominent mem- lier of Congress. ' Plie have a beautiful home on Pennsylvania avenue. Anita Winkler lias the distinction of being the first lady of North Caro- lina to hold a seat in the National Senate. But unfortunately she seems out of harmony with life and has recently in troduced a bill to tax all bach- elors to supjiort an old maid ' s club. This has caused much lieated discussion and a great stir in the land. You remember how. in cjur ])layful UKJods, we used to characterize John Howell as " liest penman, best friend, liest philosopher, and best judge of human nature. " He has justified it all, and is now a thriving young stock broker in the Mountain Metropolis. But strange to tell, he lives alone. Page Forty-six Ct)e Hf)oDoDenDton Senior Class Poem n Through days of sunshine, days of gloom. We ' ve come at last to face the goal For which we ' ve toiled from morn till noon. From noon ' til night with conscious soul. The mind controlled b}- conscious thought Spreads out to find the universe, Imbued witii things for which we ' ve sought Each goal worth more than was the first. With higher hopes for thi ngs worth wliile. We ' ll make the world a better place; We ' ll teach the world the way to smile. Reveal the ] ath that leads to Grace. And when the world has found you true To it, to God. yourself, and man : It finds a welcome then for you To enter in because you can. To hold a place among our peers. To know that we thus much have gained. To feel that through the course of years — It all could not have been in vain. — Silas Burns Casev Senior Class Song D Tune : " A Perfect Day. " We have come to the end of our high school davs, And we ' re facing a new threshold ; For we stand today ' neath the beaming ravs Of a goal that ne ' er grows old. And its calling us u]) to the higher grades Where the labors are new. We have learned while here of the high ideals And to these we will be true. IT. Well this is the end of our high school days And we smile at the tasks we ' ve done ; We have labored from the dawn ' till the sun ' s last rays For the victories we have won. For memory has painted our high school days In colors that ne ' er shall fade, But we jjleclge our love and loyalty To the future Senior Grade. ■ — Silas Casev Page Forty-seven Ct)e RboDoDcnDron The Last Will and Teslaiiieiil of the Class of ' 23 n State of Wtrtli Carolina, W ' ataiig ' a County, Cit of Boone, and Appa- lachian Training- School. We the class of ' 2. of the aforesaid State. County, City and School, having become exhausted l)y the long years of tiring stud) feel down-hearted because of the realization that we know nothing, and from having endured the scath- ing remarks and gilies of certain memliers of the faculty. We. are, neverthe- less of sound mind. Therefore considering the fact that a a reward for our steadfastness we are to be awarded a diploma, and whereas, said di])loma is aliout to consign us to an uncertain vorldl - ex])erience. we do make and de- clare this our last will and testament. 1st. Because of our great love and admiration for tlie Juiiiur Class, we appoint them our lawful e.xecutors. 2nd. We do will and bequeath to said Junior Class our resi)onsil)ilities, hardships, dignity, and privileges which tliey have so long desired. .?rd. We do will and 1)equeath to I ' rof. I)(iv nuni our decrees oi I). V. K. {Doctor of Pony Riders) to be bestowed upon the class oi ' 24 at their graduation. 4th. We do will and bequeath all of our monetary possessions which according to our secretary ' s report, amounts to $12.r()ll in liabilities, to Prof. Greene, who steered us over the rough places in the 8th grade, to be used to rent dress suits for the coming Junior and Senior receptions. 5th. We do will and bequeath our valuable literary gems that we have written from time to time to Prof. Rankin to be distributed among the students next year. 6th. Our little friend Cupid, who has caused so much hap-p-p-hap-hap-i)iness among some members of our class we do will and bequeath to Profs. Hillman and Wilson with the utmost confidence in his safety. 7th. We do will and bequeath all oratorical talent which has l)eeii exploded by certain members of the class to " Cinco " Phillips and " Polk " Brown to be distributed among the students in the form of Hot . ir. Sth. Whereas our youngest brother, the Freshman Class, is of minor age, and will not be of the full age of a Senior for some time, our good will and desire is that Prof. Greer be and is hereby constituted and appointed guardian of said Freshman Class to have and to hold the custody of his behavior and manners during the critical period of Soph-hood and until he shall arrive at the age of a full-fledged Senior. 9th. Whereas, we, the class of ' 23 go from this institution at its greatest period of prosperity and vision, we find in our hearts a purpose to remember with pride and appreciation, the men who made the school possible. They who in 1899, began the work under the most unfavorable conditions, in a one room frame I ' uilding M by 60 feet, old and dilapidated, in a town remote; in size, such as to furnish only .i, students, who were classified in and below the third grades; but today, chiefly through the efforts of these men, behold; a modernly equi|)ped town, on the railroad, at the convergence of State Highways; a school whose lowest grade is the I ' jghlh. with two years of standard Normal College work, with an average of three hundred students per term or nine hundred for the year; four frame and five brick buildings, together with $.?(H).()(l().OU to be spent on improvements in the next two years. To these men, to this school, and to the vision of its future, we will and bequeath our gratitude, our loyalty, and our continuous support. 10th. We do hereby constitute and appoint our trusty friend the Junior Class, as aforesaid, our lawfid executors of all our interests and properties, to execute this, our last w ' ill and testament, according to the time, interest, and meaning of the same, and every part and clause thereof, hereby making and declaring that all other wills and testaments- were made out of our ignorance and that such wills and testaments are null and oid. This will has been drawn by me without cotistraitit of fellow classmates of the class of ' 2?i. In witness whereof 1 subscribe my name and seal. — Baxter M. I, inner. Page Forty-eight Cfje UftoDoDcnDron - z -J Page Forty-nine Cl)c UljoDoDcnDron Junior Class n COLORS: ( " ...Id and Whitf. l-lXm ' KR : Hose. .MOTTO: Wnrk iii I ' .verytliing. D OFFTCl ' RS President Gordon Winkler ' ice President Lillian Johnson Secretary Bergie Bush Historian Nellie Coffey Poet Gray Brown Cartoonist Mae Greene Prophet Ruth Cottrell n CLASS ROLL Ralpli Arro-uood Gray Brown Clifton Bailey Begit Busli Ruth Cottrell Mary Councill Nellie Coffey Ellis Evans Elsie Farthing Mae Green Maude Gragg Blanche Greer Bill Graham N ' erna Gragg James Horton Keha Hampton Eiila Hodges Tcxie Icenhour Lillian Johnson Kate Livington Cecil Miller Comie Moodv iJeucy Mast Lucy Moretz Ross Potter Ernest Parsons Leonard Phillips Helen L ' nderdowi Beatrice Watts Pearl Winkler Birdie Walker Gordon Winkler Dessie Yonnce Page Vifty C()e RijoDoDcnDron Page Fifty-one Ctjc UboDoDciiDron Junior Proplu ' cy D A 1 sit here in the Lilirary rind try ti fdretcll the future of the Junior chiss please do not disturli me. At last I see : At Shorthand business like, l.ui nevi-r fast Our dear old classmate. nKWI ' .V MAST. And there a grocery man. honest and s, ' ood Surely it must he Arrowood. ' our Helen admire. o like to Helen of Troy For vet is she eagerly sought 1 y many a boy. Though Blanche has wandered, teasingly far and wide Bailev untiring has ever been close at her side. These Movie Star . attractive. Yes all there. Are Xell so fair I ' earl precise and Bee. Then Maude and Reba. hostesses ot renown lii a wavside tea room, may be found. The luiuored writers of UKjre ancient day Have never yet excelled our poet. Cray. ' e |ini. would vou guess, is an honest preacher. And " his wife, fair Uncy is. a former school teacher. In African jungle with effort at spreading good cheer Is (rorden. our jiresidenl. whom we held dear. | mi ir . indeed are luda. and Bergie and Xell. But their liking for some of the Seniors, you can tell. The song bird ui our class. Miss Kate, No doubt, in the oiiera field with ease will take. Attractive B(ib1iv (if the winsome suiile. Still leads Toor Cecil over the last long mile. In a small thatched hut among cocoanut trees, On the sands of beach lives Cinco. our bachelor. U you jdease. Manv suitors there were all rivals for Lillian ' s IkuuI But Wavne h ' .Uer. won the jirize from all this band. In a conservatory by the sounding sea There dwells a u ' lusi ' c teacher our (wvn h ' lsie. In a court room, (iraham and i ' arsous we see For Tiulges they are having won this high degree. Mary I ' etite and Until are friends of the l)est ; Botli seem inclined at affection ' s call to go " West. " Dessie and Verna. the friends strange to relate, With success in a Jewish college, found each a mate. Page Fifty-two Cbe UI)oDoDenDron o J o Page Fifty-three € )c UboDoDciiDron Sophomore Class n COLORS: Silver ( ' .ra and C.ariul. I ' I,0 " I ' .R : Red Canialimi. M()T ' 1 " (): Xnii Siiluni Ali(|uid Scd Suinnia. D OFFICI ' .RS President . " iak- Li. .Mc.Mdlan Vice President Margaret Ijnncy Secretary and Treasurer David .Muretz Prophet Mae Church Poet Louise Coffey Historian Blanche Smith D CLASS ROLL Ena AlexandtT Ola Mast Fred Anders Ruth Mast Ruth Arthurs Phil Mast Howard Ashley Hazel McGuire Lula Austin ' Gale McMillan Collis Austin Maud Moody Ruth Benfield Addie Moore X ' irginia Beshears Clifford Moore Ruth Blair Frank Moore Wert Blevins David Moretz Kent Brown Eleanor Moretz Glen Brown Lela Moretz Louise Coffey Maggie Moretz Mattie Cook Robert Moretz Lon Church Jerry Nclon Mae Church k)la Norris Wesley Clinard Mary Norris Addie Coffey Paul Xorris Frances Coffey James Pannel Hubert Coffey John Perry Vera Cook Ruth Perry Pearl Cowles Jeter Ramsey Joe Cowles Elmer Rankin Brantley Dcllinger Ruth Robbins Ola Dotson Dean Rcece Marie Dugger Luther Robinson ' irginia Dnla Roy Robinson Edgar b ' .dminstcn Amiie Sherrill Lt ttie Edminsten Blanche Smith Ruth Edminsten Rowena .Smith Roscoe Fletcher Helen Stanberry Charles Farthing Hillard Stanberry Ona Farthing Charles Taylor Florence Greene James Taylor Cleve Gro?s Anna Lee Trivett Ralph Greene Florence Vannoy Raljih Haigler Jcnm ' e Ward Rose Harding Lon West ' an Henson Cleetus Wilburn Wlma Hodges Brown Wilson Grace Johnson l ' ' .thel Wilson Jeter Jonts Kemp Wilson Rom Jones Thomas Wilson Allen Laxton Frank Winkler Ola Lcmly Hazel Witcher Margaret I.inney Loranzo Woodard Nora Masl Binna White Past- l ' " ifly -(our Cfje liftoDoDciiDron V, ' i jl l ii a O o o Page Fifty-five Cl)c UijoDoDcuDron Sophomore Class Poem n Sophomores, we, lioth brave and true. In earnest endeavor our tasks to do. Jolly. hap]i -, say and free. You find no hetter class than we. With diligence we spend each hour. Achieving daily greater power — In English. Latin, History. Math. To appease our teachers " testy wrath. The work oi this }ear, at last is done. And honest grades completely won; As Juniors next, we ' ll jolly learn The Ijest esteem and grades to earn. — Louise Coffev Page Fifty-six Cf)e ElIjoDoDenDton o g i3 cq O 1 — I Q Page Fifty- seven Cl)c UboD oDcnDron Freshiiiaii Class n COLORS: Pink and hitc. FLOWER: I ' ink Carnalioii. rOTTO: Kxcflsit.r. D OFFICICRS President Dwijjlit McKnii ht Vice President Muriel Hodges Secretary I laztd Treasurer Jessie Smith Historian Grace Barnes Representative Landretli Jones n CLASS ROLL Ocia Adams Spencer Greene Janie Arthurs Claud Greene Alma Barnes Dollie Greene Grace Barnes Dora Greer Annie Lou Baird Fred Greer Preston Best Margaret Hahn Zelda Bolick Mattie Hawkins CUira Callaway Rertha Hodges Edna Coffey Kdward Hodges Maude Coffey Otis Huffman Fred Coffey Muriel Hodges Doris Coffey Edgar Jones Hazel Cooke Major Jones Una Corpening Robert Jones Arahcllc Cannon Jones Landreth P.raiitlcy Duncan Edward Lookabill Manila Dula Leona Lookabill Jennie ' iola E ftep Mary Lillian Lyons J. E. Gentry Ida Lewis Louise McBride Raymond McGuire Dwight McKnight Recie McKnight Dewey Mitchell Grace Morctz Herbert Moretz Stella Norris Archie Quails Thomas Ray Douglas Redmond Edna Stanberry Mary Stanberry Jessie Smith Blaine Trivctt Spencer Walker Katrina Walsh Page iMftyciKlit Cbe Bi)oDoDcnDton X 2 iiuumsyyysiio! Page Fifty-nine Ct)e Ui)oDoDeiiDron Freshman Class History n On August 22, 1922, marked the beginning- of a new life to us. On this date our High School career began with much pride and anticipation on our part, for we felt that we were ai)proaching an imimrtant epoch in our scliool life. At the beginning of the Fail Term the h ' reshman Class consisted of fifty-three memliers. We were truly " F " reshman " ' by which, of course, you know we mean green and fresh. It was only natural that we were teased, especially by the insinuating Sophomores, but we took it as a joke. After much jesting we were accorded due respect. Early in the fall we had our first class meeting and elected our officers. From the beginning we entered into our work with true class spirit and loyalty. We sincerely thank our kind and patient teachers for their interest and tireless efforts for our substantial good, and we truly hojie that each one of us may reward their lalior with a record that will reflect great credit upon them. We are on the first round of the ladder which leads to success, and we are working with a fi. ed and rcMilute ])ur])ose to reach the summit. We welcoiue an}- one who wishes to become a member of our class next year, and we hope that all of our classmates will return with the determination t(j work with more pep and earnestness than ever liefore. P.-iKt Sixty Cbe IRboDoDenDron X a a CO p Page Sixty-one Che UboDaDciiDroii Normal Class n COl.OKS: Old Ki) c ' and Silver. I ' M.OW ' l- ' .R : A .:dea MOTTO: A i)irini, 1.. Serve D OFFR ' l ' .RS President . Georye J. Harrintrton Vice President Emmie John Steele Secretarv Winifred . Morrow Representative John Burkctt Historian Graydcm P. Kg-gers D CLASS ROIJ. Lena Bailey Chancey C ' . Bracket! Bessie Bradshcr Janie Bradsher Mae Brown John M. Burkett Lena Bntner Estella Coffey Blanche Combs I ' crtlia Dagcnhart Bonnie Dickson Graydon P. Eggers Lizzie Finchcr Ethel Fox Z. T. Green George }. Harrington Mattie Harrington Dallas Hudspeth N. L. Hndspeth Mrs. N. L. Hudi)eth Tanie Hnniphreys Mild red Hnndsncker Scnith Johnson Lacy Landreth E. Spencer Miller Winifred Morrow Katlierine Xoel Edward Osborne Lncy Outlaw Sall ' ie Outlaw Gus Peterson . lma Powlas Mae Phillips China Redmond Iva Scott Emmie John Steel W. M. Thomas Eula Todd E. T. Troutman Bertha Wells Page Sixty-two Cl)c UI)oDoDenDron ui o ; Page Sixty-three Cbe Kt)oDoDcnDron Noruial Class History D On Aug-iist 22. 1923. there assembled at the Ap])alachian Training School a class of about twenty-five members — The Normal Class of 1922-23. Our existence as a class has lieen short, and conse(juently our history must be l rief. AltluiUi di there may iml be much to say of our career in this school. vc ex])ect our class to make real history in the years to come. There is to be seen a difference between this class and the other of this Institution in that the Normal class is made up of men and women wiio ha e causflu a vision of their life-work and realized the need of ]iroper ])rei aration in order to successfully perform the duties required by the profession of teachinjj. Our class has shown its interest in the work by records made; all have realized the importance of the advantages and the opportunities for advance- ment offered here: all liave taken an active part in the Literary Society work : three (if our members have held the office of Literary Society President dur- ing the short time here. At the l)eginning of the Winter Term we elected Mr. O. J. Harrington President of our class and selected our motto and colors. Our motto. " Aspir- ing to Serve. " is expressive of the desire of each member of the class to be of some real service to our country In- shaping aright the lives of those who mav some day become leaders in the State and nation. .At the beginning of the second half of the Fall Term we numbered un thirteen, but this fact wurried only one member of our class. Miss Katherine Noel, who was greatly relieved when one of our nundier left, thus eliminating the unlucky number. Our enrollment has aried greatl with the different terms. Some who have registered in the Nurmal work have remained for a term of only six weeks; others have been with us f(ir a lunger time; twelve for the entire year; forty one in all. The Normal course has lieen offered for a little more than a year and its ra])id growth ])rophesies that the school will more than fulfill its original purpose — " To educate teachers for the mountain districts. " Already students are coming from far l eyond the mountains and from different states. The time is not far distant when the influence of the Appalachian Training School will reach thrcmghout the State and throughout the South. It has been our ])rivilege and honcjr to be among the first of the Normal students, and we hope that the classes of the future will receive an equal benefit and inspiration from attending this school. May they, as we, have the fullest measvire of enjoyment in both tlieir recreation and their work. Such is our history, our prophecy, and our desire for the future of the Appalachian Training School. -G. P. Eggers. Page Sixty-four Cfte IRboDoDcnDron o Pi o Page Sixty-five Cbf UboDaDciiDrcin The Normal Class Poem n From the niuuntain ' s hcautcims sides Tlirougli the dark of lowland pines, Flash the eyes and stir the heart — ' Tis the Normal ' s aspiring lines. F ' ew the days we tarry here ' Mid the scenes we love so well. Nobler views liefore ns rise. Thoughts of which make bosoms swell. While life ' s hours are passing by We may bow to high demands. Find the noblest paths and true Following the beckoning hand. Though some scorn the hiring scenes Leading on the unsafe ways, We are striving hard to hold Iletter things for coming days. While our numbers now are few Other ones will crowd the years. Thought that ours will come no more To our eyes will liring some tears. When we view these passing scenes, Welling joy that memories bring, (.)f our days at Thee, Dear School, Rolling years will sigh and sing. Hut the sighs, though some are sad. ■earning still for heights so true; .And we ' d wish the songs so glad That they ' d bid all ills adieu. — G. J. Harrington. Page Sixty-six Cjbe RboDoDenDton Q 2; Page Sixty-seven Cl)e UftoDoDeiiDron %mnizikm I ' age Sixty-nine €i)c UboDoDcnDron Eulerpean Literary Society n Riil)y Cottrcll Ruth Edminstcn Jennie N ' iola Estep Olnia Farthing Elsie Farthing Blanche Ganibill Era Greer Blanche Greer Lena Bailey Bessie Bradsher Mae Beshears Floy Cannon May Church Addie Coffey Pearl Coles Una CdrpeiiiuK Grace Moretz Recie McKnight lola Norris Mary Norris Stella Norris Lizzie Lee Osborne Ruth Perry Ruth Robbins Frances Laws Blanche Mallock Winifred Morrow Ruth Mast Nora Mast Lela Moretz Maggie Moretz Eleanor Moretz ' erna Gragg Blanche Horton Reba Hampton Margaret Hahn Grace Johnson Margaret Love Kate Livingston Lacv Landreth Emmie John Steel Rowena Smith Beatrice ShuU Helen Stanberry Lula Taylor Erma Teague Anna Lee Trivctt Helen L ' nderwood Page St ' vinlv Cbc IRf)oDoDenDron M o Page Seventy-one Cf)c BboDoDcuDron Appalachian Literary Society Brantley Duncan Edgar Edminstt-n Charlie Farthing Thomas Farthing Robert Glenn Bill Graham Cecil Miller Earl Miller David Moretz Robert Moretz Dewey Mitchell Paul Norris Fred Anders Franklin Baird Earnest Billings Howard Cottrell Raleigh Cottrell Dudley Councill Kenneth Linney Edgar Lookabill Howard Mast Phil Mast Byron McBride Raymond McGniri Ralph Greene Grant Hodges John Howell Otis Huffman Edgar Jones Baxter Linney Blaine Trivett Frank Winkler Gordon Winkler Leonard I ' liillips Frank Robbins Hillard Stanberry Gordon Taylor James Taylor Lon A. West PaKC Sevcnly-!wn Cl)c JRboDoDcnDton s a, Page Seventy-three Cl)c UfioDoDciiDron Calliopeaii Literary Society n Ruth Blair Norma Brown Linda Cannon Lola Church Frances Coffey Clara Callaway Ola Mast Louise McBridc Addie Moore Sallie Outlaw Clonnie Peterson Marian Phillips F,na Alexander Nellie Alexander Wilnia Baird Maye Barlow Bergic Bush Grace Barnes Maggie Herndon Mary Holshouser Ella Garland Lillian Johnson Daisy Mast Lucy Mast Beatrice Watts Ethel Wilson Hazel Witchcr .Mahel Williams Pearl Winkler Uessie Younce Annie Lee Crisp Mary Cnlbert Ola Dotson Rosa Hardin ■ Addie Hardin Dorothy Hayes U ' ilanietta Rowe Annie Sherrill Jessie Smith Claudia S|)encer Kathrina Walsh Birdie Walker .- I ' .iK Seventy -fuiir Cf)e EfjoDoDenDron S G o 1 pi Pi w 5S .I- w PaiiL ' Scvfutv-five Cf)c BboDoDciiDron Watauga Literary Society n Chancy Hrackctt John Hiirkctt Robert Castle Paul Casey Silas Casey Fred Coffey Wesley Clinard loe Cowles Ralph Arrowood Howard Ashley Clifford Bailey Preston Best Gray Brown Kent Brown Glen Brown Wert Blcvins Major Jones Rom Jones Jeter Jones Jones Landreth Allen Laxton Dewey Mast Gale McMillan Dwight McKnight Ralph Haigler ' ' ann Hinson G. J. Harrington James Horton Clifford Hndson Dallas Hudspeth J. L. Hudspeth Robert Jones Ross Potter Edwards Quails Archie Quails Jeter Ramsey Ehucr Rankin Douglas Redmond Luther Robinson Roy Robinson Dean Rcecc Ray Swain Tays Troutman Byron Williams Gus Williams Spencer Walker NIanly Wilson Brown Wilson Jule Warren Cleetus Welbornc Brantley Dellinger James Dula Wayne Eller Graydon Eggers Roscoe Fletcher J. A. Gentry Claude Green Cleve Gross Clifton Moore Frank Moore Arthur K. Moore Jerry elon Edward Osliorne James Paiuiell Ernest Parsons John Pcrrv Pane Seventy-six bt IHboDoDcnDron c ■J-J O D Page Seventy-seven Cftc HboDoDcnDron Home Economics n Janie Arthurs Liila Austin Alma Barnes Grace Barnes Ruth Benfield Mac Beshears Ruth Blair Louise Coffey Norma Brown Hazel Cook Bergie Bush ' era Cook Clara Callawav Mary Culbrcth Linda Cannon Lottie Edminsten Mac Church Kuth Kdminstcn Jennie ' iola h " ,stc ) bna Farthing Ella Garland Maud Gragg Margaret liahn Reba Hampton Addie Harding Kuth Mast Mattie Hawkins Louise McBridc Maggie Hcrndon Hazel McGuirc Muriel Hodges Addie Moore Margaret Linney Eleanor Moretz Ola Mast lola Norris Mary Norris Stella Norris Lizzie Lcc Osborne Ruth Robbins Annie Sherrill Mary Stanbcrry Lula Taylor Annie Lee Trivett Beatrice Watts Ethel Wilson Hazel Witcher Dessie Younce Page Seventy-eight be HboDoDcnDron ' J-. ■J. Page Seventy-nine Cbc BboDoDcnDron (nadiiates In Piano n (OpposiU- Page— right to Kit) 1 — Elsie Fartliing i — Lucy Moretz 3— Beatrice Sluill — Lucy Mast 5 — Blauche Hurlou 6— Lizzie Lee Osborne 7 — Sue Spain hour Page Eighty Cbe IRjjoDoDenDron GRAUL ' ATl S IN PIANO Page Eighty-one Cljc UboDoDcnDron Music Class Roll D Ruth C )ttey Teacher n Eiia Alexander Ulamlu ' Hortoii Louise Coffe - Lacy Landretli Xcllie Coffey Margaret Liiiiuy Una Corpening Blanche Mallock Jennie ' iola Estep Lncy Mast Elsie Farthing Xora Mast P.ernicc Gragg Knth Mast Margaret Hahn Katherine Moure Ralph Haigler Eleanor Morctz Dorothy Hayes Lucy Moretz Kecie McKnight Lizzie Lee Oshorne Jeter P. Ramsey Annie Sherrill Beatrice Slnill Jessie Smith Sue Spainhour Anna Lee ' I ' rivett Birdie Walker Page Eighty-two Cfte HftoDoDcnDron y » MWJ yf - t— t ID Page Eighty -three £ bc UboDoDciiDron Glee Club n OFFICERS rresident ' l: ' " ' y Vice President Mar.srarct Love Director J- T. C. Wri lit Pi iij t Ruth Cdffey D ] ' ' nseiiible D sorkAxos Lucv Mast Annie Lcc Crisp JMarv Holshouser Lillian Johnson Lizzie Lee Osborne . i rnia Brown Liila Taylor Linda Cannon ALTOvS Lola Church Mabel Williams Wilnia Baird Beatrice Shnll Blanche Horton Ena Alexander TENORS George Harrington Jeter Ramsey Robert Glenn Allen Laxton Robert Morctz BASSES A. R. Smith J. T. C. Wright Paul Casey Silas Casey Page Kipbty-ff ' iir Cfte UboDoDenDron ID u o Page Kighty-five Cfte UftoDoDciiDcon Manual Training Class n O. L. Biuwn Teacher n CLASS ROLL Kent Brown Brantley Duncan Glenn Brown Cleveland Gross Dewey Mitchell Collis Austin Jnlm K. Perry L. D. Woodard Dean Reese Charles Farthing Elmer Rankin Archie Quails Gray Brown Luther Rohcrson Fred Anders Roscoe Fletcher L ' laiul Greene Ralph Haigler DIaine Trivett Past-- l iKlily-! ix Cf)eRf)oDoDenDron ■n x. ' j 2: Page Eighty-seven Cljc UJ)oDoDcnDron THLETICS 1 — Byron Williams 2 — G. J. Harrington 3 — Marion Phillips -1 — Thomas Coffey 5 — Arthur Moore 6— Prof. Wilson rage Ivislny i-iKlu Cfje UftoDoDcnDron " ' -J XT- ' : be •■ c M c ' -i; Page Eighty -nine €lK UboDoDciiDron 2: w Eh Page Nirifty Ct)c UboDoDenDton oa ■=:§ ■J.-z. ' i- IP : 1- O 9 O Page Ninety-one Cbe UfioDoDcnDroit I ' .OVS ' r.ASKl ' .TI! Al.l, Howell, forward; l ' ' arlliiiig, cciittr ; MilU-r, guard; Hinson, forward; Williams, forward; llortou, piiard I ' rof. Wilson, coach; Morctz, guard; Moore, referee. I ' agc Xiiu-t ' -lv Cfte RboDoDenDron Jokes n Silas Casev at the Drug Store : " I want tci get a present lor a young lady. " Dr. Moose: " How about a nice box ot candy? " Silas: " Oh. no! I prefer something more lasting. " Dr. Moose: " How would chewing gum do then? " Mave Barlow to Clonnie : " I know a woman who has two daughters, both named after flowers — Pansy and Rose. " Clonnie: " Has she any sun flowers? " John Howell, asked on English to distinguish between a chicken and a man! said : " A hen will set and la} ' but a man will sit and lie. " For some reason or other Blanche Horton has never had to inquire any more. " Where ' s my man? " James D. : " Does your mother object to kissing. ' " Eula H. : " You needn ' t think because you kissed me once you ' re going to kiss the whole family. " Mrs. Henson: " Translate the following into French, ' Have you a watch? ' " Lynda C. : " Oui. Oui. " An Editor works both night and day. Till the tips of his finers are sore ; Yet someone unkindly is bound to say, " That ' s stale — I ' ve seen that before. " Tom C: " What is the height of your ambitiim? " Baxter L. : " Oh, she comes aljout to m - shoulder. " Shave: " Byron, the man yini owe five dollars is on the ' phone and wants to speak to you. " Byron: " Tell him I ' ve had the ' phone taken out. " ' irginia : " AI - Dad savs that I have a large cavity that needs filling. " Anita: " Well! Did he recommend any s] ecial course of study. " Senior: " Where have you been? " Freshman : " To the cemetery. " Senior: " Anybody dead? " Freshman: " All of ' em. " Prof. Rankin: " How are you going to get rid of the jiarentheses ? " Ernest B. : " Erase them. " Annie I ee : " Silas dear, do you remember that joy ride last summer behind that cute little donkey? " Silas C. : " Yes dear. " Annie Lee: " Well don ' t you know Silas Dear, I never see a donkey with- out thinking of von. " Page Kinety-three €f)c UboDoDciiDron n Prut. (7reer: " llciw main- ai has Ivnyiand hail with Spain? " Addie H.: " Six. " I ' rof. (ireer: " ' Xuni crate ilifiii in order please. " Addie: " One. two. three, t ' our. fi e, six. " In tlie hl)rary I sit and hinl at ail the kids Imt not my liooks. When my " ■rade card comes out tomorrow — what flunking, ' ' there ' ll he. and oh. w iiat sorrow. W ' ilma, in Tj ' terar - Society : " What do yon think of ni - execution. Madam President ? " Madam President: " 1 am tjreatly in t ' avor of it. " Miss Todd: " Jlow much time did on put on this lesstjn? " Margaret L. : " AI)out half an hour, ' railroad time. ' " Miss Todd: " ' hat do you mean? " Margaret: " Including all sto])s and delax ' s. " STOP. LOOK. PISTKX! " If vou see a prett ' girl xcju sto]). If she is ver prett ' ( u look. .Atter vou are mnrrieil xou listen — the rest of vour life. " savs Rohert C. Miss Todd: " I smell tohacco on your hreatli. Plla. lla e you heen smoking? " I ' .lla ( ' •.: " Xo. hut Jule Warren has. " !Mal)lc ' .: " What ilid you sa when Paul asked you for a kiss? " Alary H.: " Same old thing. " Mab ' le W. : " What ' d he say? " Mary H.: " Same old thing. " Lizzie Lee (looking at a large grajjc fruit I : " My. but Shang, it wouldn ' t take many of them oranges to make a dozen, wnuld it? " Shang : " X i siree. " Wonder when the Seniors will ever agree on any oni ' thing at any one time. Mae B. : " Why can ' t you answer me in a nice ■a ■ instead of nodding your head like an old cow? " Honor Dee P.: " Well 1 reckon ' vv got a right to. " Shang: " 1 dreamed last night I was in hea en. " Lizie Lee: " Did you see me there? " Shang: " Yes, then I knew I was dreaming. " Daisy Mast: " It seems to uk- I ' ve seen your face hefore. " Bernice C. : " Yes that ' s vhere 1 generally carry it — before. " Page N ' incty.four Ct)e BboDoDenDron Jokes D Juniors: " W hat holds people on earth Ahen the - are ujiside down? " Seniors : " ' The law of gravity. " ' Juniors: " What did they do before they passed the law of gravity? " Ed y. : " Mother. I feel sick. " Alother: " I aiu sorry son, where do you feel sick most? " Ed : " In school. " Prof. Smith : " Students, if anything should go wrong with this exjieri- ment, we would be blown sky high. Come closer so vou may be able to follow me better. " Guss W. : " I thought you were to keep our engagement a secret. " Duck Church : " I was but Kid Laws said no fool would marry me. so I had to tell her about }-ou. " Photographer: " Do you want a large ov small picture? " Dorothy H. : " Small. " Photographer: " Well, close your mouth. " Pat M.: " I just got balled (JUt for something I didn ' t do. " Claudia: " What was it? " Pat ' SI. : " Proposition in Geometry. " Silas C. : " Why did you cut your hair so short? " Doc I. : " I wanted to get it off my mind as much as pttssible. " Robt. G. : " Bee, your hair is turning graw " Bee S. : " I am not surprised, hurrv up. " John H. : " It ' s all over dear, a fortune teller told me I would marr - a blonde in three months. Bergie B. : " That ' s all right dear. 1 can be a blonde in three months. " Frank Baird: " Who was Diana? " Prof. D. : " She was Goddess of the Chase. " Frank: " Oh. so that is the reason she always has her picture taken in a track suit. " Tom F. : " I have figured out a good geometrical proposition. " Prof. W.: " What is it? " Tom : " I have figured out how much water passes over Niagara Falls, to the quart. " Prof. W. : " How much? " Tom : " Two pints. " Prof. D. : " In the sentence " Brutus stabbed Caesar ' what case is Caesar in? " Frank B.: " " In a pretty Ijad case. " " Prof. Rankin: " We will take the life of James Russell Lowell tomor- row? Everybody come prepared please. " Page Ninety-five €t)c UboDoDciiDron mmmmm Page Ninety-six CJ)c mftoDoDenDton ® — , GREENE AND BINGHAM Norris ' Exquisite and Block ' s Aristocratic Candies SODA FOUNTAIN Tobaccos, Fine Stationery, Magazines, Books OFFICE SUPPLIES D The NEW EDISON BOONE NORTH CAROLINA — ® Page Ninety-seven itbc UboDoDcnliron ®- -® (i)- ®- BANK OF LENOIR Re sources over- Si, 000,000.00 D J. H. Beall President J. C. Seaglc Vice-President G. F. Harper Vice-President A. G. Foard Cashier D Lenoir : North : Carolina The Best Outfitter for Men That has been our aim since we first started in business. We are always trying to give better service, better merchandise, better values. Our big opportunity came when we had the chance to make this store the local home of STETSON HATS PRICE TAILORING WALK-OVER SHOES The many other lines we carry of men ' s wear are on a par with these. COME TO SEE US GENE MILLER " Outfitter for Men " iiiiiiiiiiiiiiijiiiHiiiiiiiiiiiiMiiiiiiiriiiiiiiijiniiiiiiiiiiiiiiliiiiiiiliiirltuiMriiiiiiiiiiiiijiiiii!t:iiiitiii Lenoir : North : Carolina -® ® -® ? THE WATAUGA COUNTY BANK IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIMIIIIMIIIIIIIIIII CAPITAL $50,000.00 SURPLUS $25,000.00 MEASURED BY THE GOLDEN RULE Tlie staiuhiril hy wliicli vc measure our service is tlu- good old (Hildrn l !ulf. We invite tlie students and teachers of tlic ' i " r;iininLC ScIukiI tn make themselves ;il 111 imc at this hank. itlllllllltlllillllllllllMlllllllIM BOONE NORTH CAROLINA - S Page Xinely-ci ht Cf)c RboDoDcnDton " ® s - My Policy is Honestj ' and Service W. W. MAST Dealer in - GENERAL MERCHANDISE GOODS for the living; COFFINS and CASKETS for the dead. Boone, : North : Carolina ' ®- SEVEN PASSENGER CARS iriiiiiiiiiiiiiii[NiHiiMiiiiiiiiii niiiiitiii)iriiii Careful Drivers NORTH WILKESBORO AND WINSTON - SALEM JITNEY Leaves N. VVilkesboro 8 a. m. and 2 p. m. Leaves Winston-Salem 8 a. m. and 3 :30 p. m. Two Round Trips Daily CAUDILL ' S TAXI ANYWHERE ANYTIME PHONE 84 North Wilkesboro, North Carolina -® ® MODEL MILL COMPANY " Tfce Model Mill of the South " -® -® Quality jervice Appreciation Home of the Perfect Flours RING ' S EXCELLENT : : : SENSATION JOHNSON CITY, : : : : : : TENNESSEE ® Page Ninety-nine €i)c UtioDoDciiDron ®- -® ®- S)- Peoples Bank and Trust Company Our Mdttn: Safety and Service ( )ur Aim : To Satisfy Big things arc only little things pnt together — Let ' s pnll together, hnild together, and profit together. Together means To-Get-There We are keenly interested in the hoys, girls and teachers who are anxions to " get there " in life and are always glad to help them in every way we can. When yon come to Boone, call in, get acqnainted and open an acconiit with ns. Boone, : N o r I li : Carolina -) ® ? ■ - D. J. COTTRELL The Corner Store BE SURE TO CALL B o o n e , i) : North : Carolina -® -® -® SUMMERS HARDWARE CO. Wholesale Only Hardware, Cutlery, Sporting (ioods, Tinware, Stoves, Ranges, A(;ONS, HARNESS, IMPLEMENTS, . I1IJ,. .MINE AND EEECTRICAL SUPPLIES. STAXDAKI) SAXi■|•AR • I ' LIMBING, AMERICAN RADIATOR BOILERS AND RADIATION, AND BUILDING MATERIALS O 11 X S O X C I T N ' T E N N ]i S S E E ®- -® Page One Hundred tt UfjoDoDcnDron ? - ® ®- MARK SQUIRES Lawyer n Lenoir, : North : Carolina ®- ®- i Watauga Hospital @ For Medical and Surg-ical Cases Altitude 33i3 feet Boone, : North : Carolin: ®- ■® ®- Henry J. Hardin HIGH CLASS Shoes Hosiery Shirts Underwear Furnishing Goods Silk Hosiery a specialty Complete line of Hig-h Grade Groceries Boone, : North : C a r o 1 i n ; ®- -® -® In Looking Around for an outlet for -our Poultry, E g g- s and other farm products don ' t forget E. E. ELLER the leading produce dealer in Western North Carolina E. E. ELLER North Wilkeshoro, North Carolina -® ®- -® Page One Hundred and One Cbe UboDoDciiDron f - " ?) (S - CUT FLOWERS • ' itiiiiiiiMiiiiPiiiimiMiitiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiHimimimiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiitiiniitiii Ktnnt FOR : ALL : OCCASIONS Sick Friends Tarties Wedding ' s Commencement Giinnar Teilmann and Son Johnson City ' s Leading Florists GREENE BINGHAM, Agents Boone, : North : Carolina ® - 5) JONES- VANCE 1 1 1 II 1 1 II II II 1 1 1 II 1 1 1 III1IIII1IIIH1IIIII II 1 11 1 1 1 II 1 1 llllll IIHIIHIlrll 1 1 mil II III nil III Itllllllllltl tl 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 DRUG COMPANY Eastman Kodaks Supplies, Kodak Finishing FOUNTAIN PENS all makes MAIL : US : YOUR : ORDERS Johnson C i t v , Tennessee - •) ®- ®- — ® ® ANDERSON : HARDWARE : CO. A COMPLETE LINE OF THE VERY BEST IN Sporting Goods a n d Gynmasiuni Equipment SPECIAL PRICES TO SCHOOLS AND COLLlvOES iitiiiiiiiiiiiiiiMiiiiiiiiiiimi lllllllllllilKllilllllMllllllltll 104 West Main Street Johnson City, Tennessee ®- Page One Hundred and Two Cf)c HftoDoDcnDron ®- ® ®- Watauga Furniture Lumber Co., Inc. WHOLESALE AND RETAIL DEALERS In Rough and Finished LUMBER D Everything to Build a House " CELLAR TO CHIMNEY " Boone, : North : Carolina ® ®- ®- Would You Like To Build a Home in Boone? n The Watauga B. L. will help you to own a home. The Town will gladly welcome you. One of the best schools in the state is located here where you can educate your children. If you are interested write H. H. Cireene. Sec ' y-Treas.. Watauga B. L. Association. H. H. GREENE. Sec ' v. lliiiiiMiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiMUiniiiir Boone, : North : Carolina -® ®- THE CHARLEY CARGILLE STUDIO made all the photographs produced in this Annual : also furnished the engravings — representing Bush Krebs Co., Louisville. Ky. Write us if you antici]iate getting out an Annual. D CHARLEY CARGILLE STUDIO JOHNSON CI T Y T E N N I : S S E E -® -® ®- -® Page One Hundred and Three Oc UboDoDcnDron ?h -® ©■ COMPLIMENTS OF THE Johnson City Chronicle A Newspaper of Character J o li n s o n City, T e n ii e s s e c ® ( - ? •SEE OUR AGENT AT THE O. K. BARBER SHOP WHITE CITY LAUNDRY LAUNDERERS, DRY CLEANERS DYERS Johnson City, Tennessee ® ® -® ? - - MARSHALL BROS. LUMBER CO. iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiriiiiiiiiiiiiiiii BUILDERS SUPPLIES BEST EQUIPPED IN EAST TENNESSEE n SERVICE Made Us Groiv QUALITY Made Us Famous iiitiniiimiiiiiiiiiiittiititintiimiiii iiiiiiiiiiii iMiiii ii(iiiiiiiiiiiitiiiiiiiimiiiMiiiiii JOHNSON C I T ' T K N N K S S K R ®- HS) PaKC iH ' liumlrcil ;iinl l-our Cbe UboDoDenDton ®- ? ? ■ ® ®- T ATOM ' S RESTAURANT A Real Up-to-date Restaurant Modern in every respect. Good home cooking with an unus- ually large variety of short or- ders and regular rrfeals. GIVE US A TRIAL -® Boone, North : Carolin; DAVIDSON Department Store Three of the many reasons why we obtain thousands of customers in so short a time : We always Iniy and sell the best possible goods at the lowest possible prices. Every shoe in this store is made of solid leather. Every article must satisfy you or money refunded. Buy your Dry Goods, Shoes and Save the difference Boone, : North : Carolin; -® i FIRST NATIONAL BANK ONE OF THE GOOD BANKS OF THIS SECTION Large enough to handle your business: Not too large to appreciate it. NEW ACCOUNTS WELCOMED Respectfully. E. F. ALLEN, Cashier LENOIR, : : : : : ; ; NORTH CAROLINA -® Page One Hundred and Five €i)c UboDoDcuDron ®- « i - Critcher Hotel M. p. CRITCHKR r r o p r i e t II r n Boone, : North : Carolina ®- " (j? Boone Drug Co. " The Rexall Store " Prescription Drug ' g ' ists l- ' astman Kodaks and Supplies Whitman ' s Chocolates Fine Stationery and Toilet Articles The Store That Appreciates Yoiir Business Boone, : North : Carolina S) s ® ®- -® THE HART HOUSTON STORE llllllllllHlllllltlllllllllMllNI An Institution With An Ideal Jo h n s o n City, : : : Tennessee WE ARE HERE TO SERVE YOU WE APPRECIATE YOUR TRADE S E N n US YOUR MAI L O R D E R S They will have ])rcini])t and ]iers(inal attention ti ' iniiHiii Ill) triiirii iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiMt ' tiiKiiiiiitlDiliMllliilliiilliiiiiimitimilimiH THE HART HOUSTON STORE ®- -® I ' ape Om- IIuiHlrcd ami Six Cf)e BftoDoDenDron ®- — ® ®- John E. Brown T. E. Bingham lililliliiiliiiiiliiiiiiiiiiiriiiiiiiiiiDililKiiiilliriil Brown Biiigham Attorneys and Counsellors-at-Law Prompt attention given to all matters entrusted to our cars. Bo one, : North : Carolin; ® ABSHER AND BLACKBURN THE : LEADING : CLOTHIERS SOCIETY BRAND and ■ GOLD BOND SUITS CROSSETT and RED GOOSE SHOES and Gents ' furnishings Tiiiiiiiiiiiiitrri:iiiiiiiiiiiiij] itiiiiiiiiitiiiiiiiriiii North Wilkesboro, North Carolina « ®- ®- ® ®- THIS ANNUAL PRINTED by MUSE-WHITLOCK CO. Johnson City, T e n n. - (?) Lenoir - Blowing Rock Line, Inc. JITNEY AND TRANSFER Service Station and Garage Automobiles and Trucks Special price to A. T. S. students. Get us at Lenoir any time and all times. 204 Main St. Lenoir, N. C. -® ® - i Page One Hundred and Seven Ci)t UboDoDcnDran EAST TENN. WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA RAILROAD CO. LINVILLE RIVER RAILROAD CO. VIRGINIA - S " " RO«NOKe SULLIVAN I lUzabethton T JOHNSON Uooiic ( E " -- Valle Crucis " .A,.,T A , fr .ShuUs Mills Seec i ' ° ' ) , s Foscoe, ' g a ct ' " ' 3 ) Embreville Wr- , " ' .j . 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