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Page 158 text:
1 ' .lirikin Ail fPro8,Tr ' Stdndouts T, HE ANNUAL return of Spring brought with it, among other unpleasant things, the seasonal elections which gave rise to a subsequent crop of big-shots, whose inflated egos loomed so large on the campus horizon. First we suffered through the Popularity Contest with its preliminary stages of dead-fish hand shakes and electric-light smiles and its " follow up " period of shouts of " Dirty work! " and " Com- bine! " from dejected and rejected losers. Then we endured the Sponsor Contest in not-so-silent agony, while looking for a quiet cave to crawl into until the storm was over. But the worse was yet to come — " beauties " must be selected, as well as a May Queen, together with the election of new officers for the coming year. All in all, with so many important personages knocking around for us to pay homage to we feel practically overwhelmed with our own unimportance. In fact, it was very presumptious of us to mention retiring into a cave; just any old hole that some earthworm has abandoned will do for us — and we ' ll be glad to get it too! Page 154 •
Page 157 text:
The program was something on the order of a three-ring circus, with fencing, archery, riflery and badminton, riding, etc., going on as far as the eye could (or would want to) see. The most lamentable aspect of this wonderful occasion was the fact that, although it presented a wonderful opportunity for displaying Centenary ' s best in the way of feminine pulchritude, there was, alas, little to be displayed. With this sad fact facing us we creep away from the Sports Festival, which was probably pretty good anyhow.
Page 159 text:
Long, loud, and linguistic are the election days at Ye Olde College. Puzzled are DeLee and Schram over the iragrant hand bills oi the Non-Fiat group . . . Big-Noise Sheppard inaugurates a new low in campus politics with the sound truck system . . . Lucress diligently guards the ballot box — (note the lake pad- locks) . . . Sister Grigsby, as all the other sisters, demonstrates the correct way to mark a ballot ... To insure honesty and integrity, Prol. Davidson super- vises tabulation of returns . . . and Carstarphen scribbles the results on ever- lasting sands of Time ... A Winner? . . . Nope, Helen didn ' t even run — that ' s why she is happy! . . .
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