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May Twenty-fifth Nineteen Hundred and Twenty IP They Did Not Die Too Soon Progress, no longer blacl(mailed fcp crowned ruffians, will promptly meet the war debts. Imagination, free to exploit all domains, knows where the salvaging wealths are hid. Microscope, retort, and crucible will find more billions than guns have lost. The increased energy and enthusiasm of peoples, liberated from fear and restriction, will soon finance the future. Faith and hope have feathered their dreams and sent ambition winging to the stars. Never again shall they cower before doubt — or let expediency counsel their souls. We know at last that justice is invulnerable — that the Right is God ' s eternal will — that conscience and courage are impenetrable panoplies. Prejudice and caste have yielded the highroad, and insolent minor- ities no longer thwart popular weal. Civilization is resolved that parasitic classes shall pass. Future opportunity, earth over, is reserved to merit. These things have we brought humanity from the battlefield. Such is our victory, and our children shall not regret the cost. The World-machine shall never again he smashed by fanatic or greedy swords. Now and ever after we shall be builders, arid our conflicts shall only be against darkness and disease and the wantonness of nature. Tomorrow shall not miss the millions resting on the breast of France — man is but a measure of minutes. They were marked to perish by the bayonets of the clock- Time would have slain them had the Prus- sian not. They did not die too soon who held the Front for Christendom. What equal glories could their further years have won? — Herbert Kaufman. Fifteen Martyrs in Humanity ' s Cause W{m HE Class of 70 feels that it honors itself in dedicating this issue of The Phipsicli to (he fifteen sons of Elon who gave up their lives in the cause of human freedom- — fifteen as noble-spiriled heroes as ever offered the best iSey had for country and for right. And five hundred eighly-six others from Elon who were just as ready to make the supreme sacrifice as were the fifteen whose bright, promising young lives went out m response to humanity ' s call, ed m the six hundred and one of her sons who sought the colors and the fifteen who made tSe supreme gift of thei r lives to make the world afe place for the indwelling of the principles of eternal truth as revealed in the gospel of the Christ. April 6. 1917 — a memorable day! The day of the dawn of world-freedom! The day of America ' s new birth into a recognition of her duty to the world! And on that day three sturdy sons of Elon volunteered in the service of their country. W. F. (Happy) Odom. who gave up his life in France, W. M. Horner, and Elvin Tuck. They were followed by large numbers accepted for the first Officers Training; Camp, and by still others for other departments of the service, until before the Commencement in May it looked as if no male students would be left. Happy beat the hearts of those who love Elon when they consider the response of her sons (o the opportunity to serve the cause of humanity! And now the war is over, the victory achieved, and the work of world- rebuilding to be undertaken. We who are left lo do this work rejoice that we hve in an hour like this and that forget the shed blood of the fifte privilege might be ours. We hearts, in the tasks that chalient our rich inheritance and our he edgment of the debt we owe memory of their heroic deeds our behalf. It is in response to our spirit of gratitude for the service their death rendered us and the world and in grateful recognition of the same that the Class of " 20 dedicates to them this book of our hands and hearts, while we acknowledge through our tears that these brothers of ours did not die the martyr ' s death in vain nor too soon. O. martyrs, you have not died in vain. In the windrowed heaps of the scarlet slain; And this is the reason why: Our tears are the dew and your blood is the rain. Lest the flower of faith should die. We shall not forget, though you come no more. When the twilight turns to the dark; But your shadow falls for aye at the door Where it fell so oft in the days of yore — O. men with the martyr ' s mark! ■ can labor in a caus e Ilk. e this. But VN-e si lall never :teen brothers of ou. ■s w!i o died in F ranee that this miss their CO mrade; ihtp. the CO. Tirade •sh,p of noble ;e us on every hand . Bi It the.r spirit of s acrifice is arti ' devotion goes o ut to them 1 n gra tetul acknowl- their 1, a debt we c annol 1 discha irge ! save in loving and of their sacrificial s elf-ded) icatioi n to death on Q lilHllllllllllllilllllllilllllllllllllllillillSllllllllHl liiiniiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiniiiininiiniiiiiiiiiiiiiiiHiiiiiiiiiiii Qtexion ' N leminiscence we experience the profoundest pleasure and the keen- est pain. Pleasant memories, if retained, may return to us again and again, carrying us back into the past and permit- ting us to live ever again the happiest of our experiences. In contemplation of the future we are prone to allow these little things of the past to be crowded from our minds, and many beautiful friendships and associations to sink into oblivion. This volume of the Phipsicli is offered as a record and souvenir of our happy, youthful, college days. If it helps us. as we grow older, to a retrospec- tive glimpse of our beloved Alma Mater and friends of 1920, the purpose of the work will have been accomplished. ■ I ■ ■ U .:,J THE COLLEGE W. A. HARPER PrcslJenl (II) W. p. LAWRENCE Dean of College (12) W. C. WICKER Dean of Men (13) J " - ris.n.- Jvri,rtririJ«»-«J ' ii r rMT.-c a.TrL.-vri.- - ' HELEN R. STEWARD Dean of Women (14) .-i-inrwvrv-ir inrT-T-tuvn- " The Faculty William Allen Harper, M.A.. Lit.D. ; LL.D., President W. W. Staley Chair of the Presidency I Professor of Latin Language and Literature i Walter Phalti Lawrence, Ph.B., A.M., Lit.D., College Dean Professor of English Language and Literature Re -. Walton Crump Wicker, M.A., Lit.D., D.D., Dean of Men Professor of Education Miss Helen R. Steward, A.B., A.M., Dean of Women Professor of History Thomas Cicero Amick, M.A., Ph.D. Professor of Mathematics Rev. John Urquhart Newman, Ph.D., Lit.D., D.D. Professor of Creelf and Biblical Literature Ned Faucette Brannock, A.B., M.A. Professor of Chemistry Rev. Nathaniel Gross Newman, M.A., D.D., College Pastor Professor of Religious Education J. M. Barra, M.A. Professor of Italian, French and Spanish S Alonzo Lohr Hook, A.B., M.A. ' q Assistant Professor of Ph )sics Fred Fletcher Mvrick, A.B., M.A. Assistant Professor of Social Science and English Composition Clyde Carney Johnson, A.B., M.A. Director of Athletics William Jefferson Cotten, A.B., M.A. Assistant Professor of Latin and German Thomas Edward Powell, A.B. Assistant Professor of Ceo ogp and Biology; Rev. Frank Samuel Child, D.D., LL.D. Lecturer on Literature and History (17) fr -UB): Rev. Martyn Summerbell, Ph.D., D.D., LL.D. Lecturer on Church History and BibUcal Literature Rev. James Oscar Atkinson, A.M., D.D. I Lecturer on Christian Missions Rev. William GArtBUTx Sargent, A.B.. D.D. Lecturer on Christian Ethics Edwin Mo-;? I3 Betts, Ph.B., Director (Soulhe:n Conrervalory) Plan J, Organ, and Harmowj GiLMAN Floyd Alexander, Ph.B., Director Voice (Southern Con:ervatory) Voice and Theory Mrs Florence Fisher (Grrdaale of Arlhur J. Hubbard) Voice Miss Celia F. Smith (New England Conservatory) Voice and Piano I Mrs. Catherine L. Sturm (Cincinnati Conservatory) Violin Miss Ada B. Jenkins (University of Chicago) Art Miss Ruth Hawk (King ' s School of Oratory) Expression and Physical Culture Miss Anna Mary Landis, A.B. (Columbia) 1 Domestic Science and Household Economics ■! Lawrence Marion Cannon S (Rochester Business University) ■i Stenography and Typewritinj Watson D. Lambeth (Rochester Business University) Bool(l(eeping Joseph W. Fix PenmanJup MJ.-J. J. J. Lincoln j i; Librarian 1] (18) li Miss Mary Elder Miss Eunice Rich Miss Rosa Lee Brannock Miss Helen Scholz Miss Minnie Edge Assislanl Librarians HoBART M. Lynch Instructor in English Earl E. Sechriest Instructor in History Benjamin Bunn Snipes J. Lynwood Floyd Instructors in Malliematics Victor M. Rivera Instructor in Spanish LoNNiE Roy Sides Director College Band Ben W. Everett Assistant in Gymnasium Mrs. Florine Peace Matron West Dormitory Mrs. Rose J. Machen Housekeeper College Boarding Deparlnient Mrs. Sadie Jones Matron Young Ladies ' Hall Mrs. Eunice Bledsoe Stervardess Young Mens Club Mrs. Thyra Swint Matron West End Hall E. H. Rainey Manager Ladies ' Hall L. I. Ingle Manager Young Men ' s Club F. F. Myrick Proctor Alumni Building W. J. Gotten Proctor East Dormitory T. B. Parks Manager College Suppl]) Store (19) .: W ' ffip ' w ■si ' -J g :■ . «nii- 1 It - ' M I T (20) (21) ' hond pride of ever}) student ' s heart. Worth]} of our love sincere. " ' A school for all whu Jiunij would be, A school to set ambition free. " ■■ ' •ninr adUHItM AUDITORIUM (24) Book II ) THE CLASSES m n? hm. ; t: . X Of MC .li SLANDER. J m . I h ' igh r J OYER THE (27) - -irL- -u-c Senior Class Motlo: Laboial Qui Vincll. FloKcr: Richmond Red Ro Colon: Maroon and Black Officers E. E. Sechriest PresiJenl L- R- Sides Vice-PrcsiJcnl TosHio Sato Secretary) H- C. Amick Treasurer Janie Angel Po , JuANA PiNNrx Historian J. W. SiMPsON Prophet Marv D. Atkinson Draughtsman of Will Members Thelma Burton d. h. dofflemyer Josephine Farmer O. H. Henderson C L. Holland E. H. Rainey J. L. Floyd P. E. LlNDLEY John Watson M. L. Gray C. P. McNally B. W. Everette L. H. Focleman D. C, WOODBURN R. J. Morton L. P. RippY Ethel Staknes H. M. Lynch Ollie McCollum T. B. Parks (28) I ' ,vf- TosHio Sato Wakura Mura, Tota Gun, Mayogi Ken, Japan K ' iV ' , M ytm i- i Mk , sH Ma -innn. ' Lrw- ' - Our Classmates HAROLD C. AMICK. A.B. " Either praise me or oppose me, I cannot stand to be ovcrloof ed. " Here indeed is a man who is " little but loud. " He manages at all times to acquaint you with the fact that he is on the " Hill. " Popularity is but a middle name for him. It Marshal ' U. Plii Eiitot ininm-nt ' 19; (Mass Treasurer. Cluirih JANIE G. ANGEL. B.Mus. " Angeh mere painted fair io lool( i c jjou. " Yes, we have real angels " ' n ev ' rything " in our class. " Janie " is a real winner, she lakes part in every phase of college life. She has one weak point, and that is her easy capitulation to Cupid. Psiplielian; Pianist Glee Club, Certificate Physical Culture " IS; Psiphelian Entertainment, Certilicate Piano ' lil; Class Poet, President Psiphelian Entertainment, Treasurer Y. W. C. A., Delegate Student Volunteer Convention, Dis Jloine.s. Iowa. Music Lovers Club. D. Y. C. ' 20. MARY D. ATKINSON. Ph.B. -Ye Cods, end this college life And mal e tmo lovers happ . " We will always remember Mary D. as a worthy, honored and admired friend. Her irresistible attraction for Clarence does not keep her from making a record in both literary and musical circles. Psiphelian: S.eretary .lun ior-penior D.l.ate, Psiphelian Entertainment IS- O; Draughi Music Lovers Club ' 20. THELMA G. BURTON. A.B. " Naught is just, he ' l good or ill, In my sight that hallos mj; lDi7 . " Determination is a necessary element in success, so we predict for Thelma a great futur ' failing logic will win over all that dare oppose her. Psiphelian; Class Secretary, Psiphelian Commencement Essayi Council. Y. W. C. A. Cabinet ' la- ' 20; Glee Club Psiphelian Bi Sunday School Secretary " 20. DEWEY H. DOFFLEM ER. A.B. " Tis heller to have bluffed and passed. Than never to have passed at all. " Not that " Doff " is our only bluffer, but he is one of the best. Here, indeed, is a lad who has won the hearts of us all by his jolly good nature. Philologian; Commencement Marshal ' IS; Kappa Psi Nu: Secretary Phi Entertainment ' 20. BENJAMIN W. EVERETTE, A.B. " You are uncommon in one thing — Jiou arc uncommonl}) small. " Ben is small in everything but goodness and achievement. He is an athlete, musician and " Girl Killer. " He comes to us from the Class of ' 19. having used up one year making music for the boys " While the Navy took them over. " iim ' 16; Vice-President Cla! Board ' IT- ' IS; Captain C appa Psi Nu. (37) ck. Gym Team ' 16; Vice-Pr Government Board ' IT- ' IS; ment ' 20; Kappa Psi Nu. ANNIE JOSEPHINE FARMER, Ph.B. " For if ihe mill, she will, and you may depend on il. And if she nion ' f. ihe aon ' l, and there ' s an end on il. " Here, indeed, is a girl of a mild spirit and a strong determination. So we hazard a guess that some day she will wm him wholly for her own. J ' siplielian;. Marshal .Tunior-Senior Dr-bate ' IS; Delegate Blue Rklge Conference ' Ifl; Chief Marshal Psiphelian Entertainment, Social Editor Phipsicli; President Dramatic Club ' 20. JAMES LYNWOOD FLOYD, A.B. ' 7 will leave large fooiprinls on the sands of lime. " If you knew him as we do you would agree that the menial understanding of our Alabama classmate compares very favorably with his physical ground work. Philologlan; Class Treasurer. Student Senate ' 10: Class Debater. President Phi Entertain- ment, Associate Editor Phipsicli ' 20; Kappa Psi Nu. LOUIS H. FOGLEMAN. Ph.B. " Live while you live, I should say. And seize ihe pleasures of the parting day. " " Squint, " the most popular man in our class, owing to the fact that he never lets studies interfere with his college work. He is an athlete, musician and comedian. He also bears the reputation of having been a bloody pill-roller in our last war. Clio; Baseball. College Choir ■ie- ' 17. ' ]S- ' 20 ; Clio Ent.rtainnienl ' Di- ' SO; Football. Captain Baseball. President E. Men ' s Club. Ciflorian ' I ' ll. MARVIN L. GRAY, A.B. " Every man is the architect of his own fortune. " But not of his own face, as women often are, for Gray never wears a ma personality. He returns to ' 20 after one year in Amherst. nis; Class Debater ' 17; Captain Tennis. Basketball. Clio Ent.rta appearance nor Men ' s Club ' 20; Sigma Phi Beta. OTIS HAYWOOD HENDERSON, A.B. " As Tvelcome as sunshine in everu place. So the beaming approach of a good-natured face. " Happy as a lark. Sublime in his art; Smiling from the start. He wins every heart. Pliilologian; Track ' 1 7- ' ] S- ' l it- ' :iO : Class Treasurer. ' hier Marshal Fn-shman-Sophomore Debate and Commenr.-ment ' 17; Art Editdr Phipsicli ' LMI; Si nia Phi Beta. CLARENCE L. HOLLAND, A.B. " Who loved only one and clave unto her. " Clarence is one of the few who have enjoyed unlimited social hours and who is there to say that he has not made use of themi " Surely he has played the game of life as consistently as he has tennis. Clio; Tennis ' 17- ' lS- ' 19- ' 20 ; President Freshman-Sophomore Debate. Clio Representative. Vice-President V. M, c, .A. IS; stiiilenl Senate ' l!i; Tennis Captain. Clio Entertainment ' 20. PERCY E. LINDLEY, A.B. " He needs no eulogy; he spealgs for himself. " The medals he has won speak for his oratorical ability. ■I ' tler ' 17- ' ]S; Vice-President Clas. ' ISi; President C. E. ' lS- ' l:i; Pres- ' ■!■• Medal, Phi Entertainment. Phi Representative. Y. M. C. A. Cabinet. . s.s„eiation. Delegate to Blue Ridge Conference ' 19; President .Tunior- -liiial Association. College Band, and Student Senate, Editor Maroon Editor Phipsicli ' 20; Kappa Psi Nu. (58) Phil [ologia ,,; ,■ iden It ( ' las is, ' I ' l Seci •etl irv .Mil, Seni lOr De ihal.. and Gi old. Rel HOBART M. LYNCH, A.B. " Pocls utier great and misc things that they themselves do not underslaml. " The girls have aecided ihat poet " Hobo " even utters things thai he does not mean. Slill he is a good sort and has achieved greatness as a writer of both prose and poetry. Clio- Clio Entertainment ' IS; llarshal Junior-. ' J.iiioi- Debate. Clin H.-pi-eseiital i ve aiul (iiat..|-s Medal ' 19; Associate Author Clio Playlet, Chief Marshal Junior-Senior Debale -20; Kappa Psi Nu. OLLIE MYRTLE McCOLLUM, Ph.B. " Each Jai) she watches for her mall. For she l norus he mon ' t fail. " Long we have wondered why OlHe stays so closely in her room during social hour. Rockingham holds the solution, and one of its sons " gets the prize that many men desire. Psiphelian: Seer.tary Stud.nt c. until -111; Mantle Oration. President C. E. 20. CARL PETER McNALLY, A.B. " ' Tis the mind thai mal(es the body rich. " " Mac " adds to the above, " Love that takes a Tuck in your heart and ' Culie ' that takes it out. " Misfortunes stir one to great endeavor, to he is one of our most renowned scholars. Clio; Clio Entert.iinment ' IS- ' L ' O; Chief Marshal Commeneement Iv; Clas.s Uebalei- 1:1; Assistant Business Manager Pliipsiili ' JO. ROY J. MORTON, A.B. " Friendly, modest, clean life and sincere. The rest of him is hard aorl{. " For further proof, consult his record on the college grade books, or better still, the 29lh Engmeers, A. E. F. Roy is another who comes to us from the Class of ' 18 and we gain much where they lost greatly, Philologian; College Debating Team ■IT- ' IS; Chureh t. ' sher. Presiil.nt Phi Enlertainment. Chief Marshal Commencement ' IT; Class Debater. President Toung Men ' s Club Is; Maroon and Gold Staft. Editor-in-Chief Phipsicli ' 20; Kappa Psi Nu. THOMAS B. PARKS, A.B. " My only boot(s mere woman ' s loolis. And folly ' s all t hey taught me. " To be sure. " Tommie " is our real Beau Brummel, yet he found time for his books. We predict for him a bright future in surgery, his chosen work. Philologian; Track ' IG- ' IT- ' IS; Phi Entertainment ' 17; Junior Mantle Oialor ' l!!; Student Senate. Treasurer Glee Club, Chapel Monitor ' 20; Sigma Phi Beta. JUANA PINNIX, B.Mus. " O, why should life all labor be? " Juana has distinguished herself as a musician and a student. Enviable is he whom she shall choose from among the throng. What her ambition is she will not tell. Psiphelian; Pianist Freshman-Sophomore Debate ' IS; Y. W. C. . . Cabinet -l.S-Uti- ' O : Pianist Glee Club. Certificate in Piano ' 19; Chapel Monitor. Class Historian. Secretary and Treasurer Student Council. Delegate Student Volunteer Convention. Des Molne.-s. Town, ' 20. Psiphelian Entertainment ■Itl- ' iO; D. V. C. and Music Loveis Club. EUGENE HUFF RAINEY, A.B. " To be a well favored man is a gift of fortune. " Fortune was unkind to this disciple of Gasburg. taking him " over the lop " six limes and then sending him back to join the Class of ' 20, there lo become a man of much work. Clio; Clio Entertainment ' I.t-KI; Class Debater la- ' lT- ' iO; Treasurer Ministerial Associa- tion ■! ' ,; Commeneement Marshal, College Debating Team, Secretary Ministerial Associa- tion IC; Clio Representative and (Tratoi ' s Medal ' 17: Chapel Monitor, Business Manager Phipsicli, Associate Author Clio Playlet ' 20; Kappa Psi Nu. (59) LEONARD P. RIPPY, Ph.B. " Success 15 sure lo be To one so faithful as he. " Rippy comes to us from the Class of ' 19, steady, faithful in all things except to his girls. Philologian; College Ban.! ' Iti- ' IT- ' IS- ' O ; Student Senate ' 20. TOSHIO SATO. Ph.B. " To (-non) her is to love her; Have I nol said enough ? " Here s lo our beloved classmate, who came lo us from a far-away clime and broke all records of scholarship, loyalty and devotion to duty. Psiphelian; V. W. C. A. Cabinet ' le- ' lT- ' ls- ' la ; Delegate to Blue Ridge Conference ' IT- ' lS- ' lIi ; Certiflcate in Ai-t ' IS; Psiphelian Representative, President Y. W. C. A., Diploma in . rt ' 19; Secretary of Class, President Student Council ■20. EARL E. SECHRIEST, A,B. " With mirth and laughter, let iorrow vanish " Jolly old " Sec, " our President and care-dispeller, is strong on brains and good nature. You should hear him swagger about the six months spent on the bloody front of Piccadilly. Philologian; Class Poet ' 16 : Track. Vire-Presidi-nt Class, Class Debaler, Phi RepiHS.-iilative ■17; Treasurer Y. M. C. A. ' IS; Vice-Pi-esident Class ■IS; President Class. Humorous Editor Phipsicli 20. LONNIE R, SIDES, A.B. " For hardy sport in contest bold. " Lonnie is our all-round athlete and a jolly good fellow for all to meet. Besides this, he has directed our band through three successful years of its history, PhilnloKiaii; H:isvball ' l.S- ' lll- ' L ' O ; Basketball ■19--20; Fii.itball ' O; Cornet Soloist, Fresh- man-Sophumun- Debate ' IS; Phi Entertainment IS- ' L ' O; CulUge Band Director ' l.S- l!)- ' 20 ; College Choir ' 18- ' 19- ' 20; Student Senate. Glee Club ' IS- ' SO; Captain Basketball, Vice-President Class, Athletic Editor Phipsicli ' 20; Kappa Psi Nu. JAMES W. SIMPSON, A.B. " Although his college course rvas sleep Each Ja ) he toolf twelve hours ' sleep. " Sleep and athletics is a good combination, as Jim attests lo all. The best baseball player on the Hill is Jim. t .Marshal ' IH; I ' lass ETHEL GLADYS STARNES, A.B. " Spealfeth on jj ahen her soul is stirred. " You bet her soul is not stirred by mere man, except as he approaches the subject of politics. Then it is that she " speaketh as one having authority. " Here is a girl of brains, for she gets an A.B. in three years. Psiphelian; Certificate in Teacher ' s CyiKe 17; llarslial in .Junior-Senior Debate 20. 1;| JOHN M. WATSON. Ph.B. " Not afraid of rvork. hut not in s )mpath i niith it. " John is a man of few words and great deeds, as evinced by his noble record in the " pill-rollers " of the A. E. F. His ability to take life easy was no doubt inherited from his father. Clio; Baseball ' 16- ' 17- ' 20; Clio Entei laiiiment ' 17. ' 20. DAVID C, WOODBURN, Ph.B. " never felt the kiss of love. Nor maiden ' s hand in mine. " " Daddy ' s " life is somewhat strange, he does not love the ladies. We hope his luck soon may change, and grace his life with dainties. Philologian; l.ieentiate of Inslruetioii. (60) L. .-.-.- Cl oem When In the dim and future years We have scaled successful heights. Will we recall with many tears This place of sorrows and delights? Ours, the dauntless spirit That holds this motto hi( " Laborat qui vincit. Exalt it to the sky! Four long years we ' ve labored here In old Elon ' s majestic halls. With many doubts and sometimes fear. Striving to conquer once for all. We ' ve upheld our banner, And we ' ll uphold it still. Striving to assist her With heart and mind and • " Laborat qui vincit, " Our motto stern and bold. Proves life ' s what you make it. And this is ' 20 ' s goal. Now we are parting, classmate From scenes we loved so And from you, Elon, we take A sad and fond farewell. (61) Senior Class History O the seer, coming events cast their shadows before — not so to the historian. To the person who chronicles the events and happenings in the hfe of the Class of 1 920, the eye must turn backward, and the mind must be remmiscent. That September day of 1 9 1 6 on which the members of the Class of ' 20 met has not yet faded from the memory of those left behind. They came from far and near, some from the sunny chme of Alabama where the sun kisses the cheeks of the flowering rose, and others from states scattered far and wide over the eastern half of the United States. Ninety-three strong they came to enter the portals of the college they have learned to love so well. When the Class of ' 20 was organized, which was accomplished some two months after matriculation, the class chose for its motto the phrase handed down by some Roman of renown: " Laborat Qui Vincit. " The eagle, monarch of the air, was chosen for the class mascot, and maroon and black for its colors. 7 he members of the class were inexperienced, yet they fell at once into the various activities of college life. As the greatness of their work dawned and the vision of college life widened, each felt it his duty to strive and strike for the best. But, owing to their handicap of inexperience, the Freshmen were sent to the wall both in athletics and in debate, and the laurels for which they strove were carried off by the upper classes. But, amid it all, the year was filled with work and happiness, and when examinations were over and our year ' s work done, we joyfully journeyed homeward for the summer holiday season. After spending a pleasant vacation with friends and those at home, we returned to our Alma Mater to resume the satiation of our thirst for knowledge, happy and proud over the fact that we were entering into a year ' s work that classed us as typical and com- plete Sophs. We were fewer in number than in the previous year, but our hopes and ambitions were mounting higher day by day and we were determined to achieve the best. This was a victorious year for us, winning, as we did, the debate from the Freshmen. On the varsity teams we were ably represented by McLean, Gray and Preston, which helped us to win also the championship in basketball and baseball. 1 he fall of 1918 brought us back to the Hill again, but not so light-hearted and gay, for the terrible hand of war stretched over the land. Several of our noble number responded gladly and willingly to the call and went overseas to fight for the cause of peace and democracy. Of course the absence of our classmates on the campus, in the classroom, yea, everywhere, saddened us. Yet when our thoughts would wander back to the noble spirit that prompted their going and the cause for which they left us, we (62) were glad. Nor was the war the only thing that saddened our hearts. A great epidemic of Spanish influenza broke out among us early in the fall, causing the death of two of our beloved classmates, leaving just twenty-seven of us on the Hill. With grim determi- nation we pressed on, knowing that the goal for which we sought was not far distant. Bit by bit we gained success in every phase of college life. In the Junior-Senior debate we were the victors, but were defeated in the championship for basketball. As much as we Juniors wanted to be Seniors, we entertained our leaders at a delightful banquet in March, 1919, amid the Junior-Senior decorations. Time passed very rapidly and happily for us the remainder of the term. Finals were upon us, which determined our seniority. Back again in the fall of ' 19, we were twenty-eight strong. The major portion of our college sojourn is now history. We have learned much, and much we have left unlearned. From our text-books we have acquired knowledge, but we have achieved more from the habits and associations we have formed. For nearly four years we have labored together with patience and love for the prosperity and success of our dear old class and our beloved college. With grateful hearts we have watched her rapid strides and achievements. Now our stay is almost ended, and when commencement comes we shall separate sad-hearted. But we shall go forth bound forever by ties of a beautiful class friendship and abiding love and loyalty for our Alma Mater. So here ' s to you, dear classmates, the best wish to each of you through the coming years — may you each go forward to the highest goal and ever keep in mind the sweet memory of old ' 20. Historian. (63) Senior Class Prophecy T was Graduation Day! The Class had assembled at the station, and amid much handshaking and many tears, we had parted. My roommate, Henderson, and I had decided to put on a httle celebration that night, and among other things, he had provided a little beverage which I did not know the contents of, but which threw me into a strange stupor. Everything seemed to be spinning around me for awhile, but presently figures began to take shape, and I recognized some of them. I was looking into the future. Cne year — two years — five years passed in rapid succession. Then I began to see more clearly and recognized several of my classmates. I saw a ship and an officer in uniform on the bridge. He turned and I recognized " Squint " Fogleman, who had tried many things without success, and finally, seized with a desire to travel, had taken to seafaring. And who was this among the passengers? None other than our little Jap classmate, who, after nearly ten years of work in the mission fields of her own country, was returning for a visit to America. On the same ship were two others, Clarence Holland and Mary D. Atkinson, who had quarreled soon after graduation. Both had taught for awhile, and now in returning from a tour of Europe, had met quite by accident. They seemed very friendly again after their long absence from each other. Then I found myself looking into a large window, on which was painted in large letters " Amick and Dofflemyer, Attorneys. " The name of the town was Fiddler ' s Green, Va. There seemed to be a reunion or something in progress within, several men of middle age being gathered around a table with glasses of grape juice before them. There was " Gene " Rainey, whose well-cut coat proclaimed him one of the successful ministers of the times. O. H. Henderson was discussing his latest cartoon with another man whom I recognized after a moment ' s thought to be Carl McNally. They had a copy of the American Magazine before them, and the front page drawing no longer bore the name of Harrison Fisher, but that of Haywood himself, who was now a famous artist. McNally was a noted physician of Richmond who had come over to meet with the fellows. And next to them sat another of our number, Roy Morton, who had gained some note as a civil engineer. At that time he was very much interested in a system of war gardens, to be used in the coming war with Japan. Turning my eyes a little down the street, I noticed a big signboard which bore the picture of Janie Angel, with this announcement, " World ' s most noted snake charmer. " It seemed that, having failed on " mere man, " she had directed her vamping powers to the reptile world. Just at this time I went completely under the influence of the drug and dreamed. I was getting off the train in New York. In front of the Pennsylvania Station people were being welcomed by a great band, and upon getting closer, I recognized Lonnie Sides as the director. Lonnie and I started up the street after the concert. He told me that all New York was stirred with the announcement that the world ' s greatest evangelist, Percy E. Lindley, was to speak in the Tabernacle for one night only. We tried to see him, but could not for the crush at the door. The next day I went to Coney Island, where I found Ben Everette and John Watson (64) » ccEL ' 3SST7;;, running a burlesque show. After seeing " Gay Paris " as members of the A. E. F., they could no longer be content with life on the farm. I learned from them that Marvin Gray was coach at Amherst, and although old and partially bald, had charge of all forms of athletics. " Daddy " Woodburn, they said, was doing research in the chemical laboratory at Harvard, specializing in alcohols. At this moment a vigorous slap on the shoulder caused me to turn, and there stood " Sergeant " Rippy, who had never lost his love for the water and had succeeded Mack Sennett in featuring the " Bathing Beauties. " Speaking of our friends, I learned that Hobart Lynch, after much advertising, had secured a " ' Farmer " — Josephine — and had settled down as a country gentleman. Misses Starnes and McCollum were instructors in the famous open-air school at Asheville, N. C, and Juana Pinnix, after years of toil and tribulations, had secured a husband through an advertising agency, and was then enjoying all the blessings of life. I seemed to settle into a stupor once more, and when I again became conscious I was in Washington. I went downtown to the Cafe Alabama, where I found the front doors locked. Entering by the side door, I found the proprietor — the same old Lynwood Floyd, guarding them. He had learned the tricks of the trade back at Elon years ago, while head waiter there. He admitted to me that Mrs. Thelma Burton Floyd was as de.ermined in the leadership of her husband as she had been of others in college days. I next found myself in Greensboro, where the first sign to attract my attention was, " Parks and Scholz, Attorneys at Law. Cigar-cases a specialty. " When I went back to the station en route for Burlington, I heard a familiar voice chanting, " Train, number twenty-two, south- bound, for Albemarle, Thomasville, Ramseur, Glen Raven, Siler City, and all points east. " To my surpnse I recognized the owner of the voice to be Earl Erastus Sechriest. As I passed through Elon I saw with pride that it had grown beyond all recognition, being the center of a large and prosperous city and having many beautiful buildings. At Burlington I got off the train and started up the street. At the corner drug store was seated an old man with a long white beard in a heated argument as to whether college baseball was as scientific as it once was. It was nobody but the " Future Me, " now too decrepit to play, but still holding to the only real interest I ever had. The shock from this sight was so great that I came out from the strange sleep to find that the whole thing was a dream. But it had proved to me that our class was destined to do great things in the world. Prophet. (65) Last Will and Testament T " ir ' ' ' ' " S known and recognized by all present, as the Class of ' 20, and being for the most part, of sound and disposing mind, do hereby will and bequeath, ni this our last will and testament, whereby all former wills arc made void, our college possessions and chatties to those whom we cheer- fully leave behind. On the eve of our departure from seniority to a bigger and higher life, having worked diligently and earnestly for four years in preparation for meeting life ' s joys and sorrows, fortunes and misfortunes, likes and dislikes, and realizing the uncertainties of life and the mutability of fortune, we hereunto affix our hand and seal. Section I. Arliclc I. To the Class of ' 21 we give and bequeath all our Senior privileges, particularly our library privileges, those taken as well as given, hoping that they may be able to ascertain what these privileges are and derive much benefit from them, as the Class of ' 20 has done. Ai ' ticle 2. To the members of the Sophomore Class we will and bequeath our dignity, since they, realizing their own abundant and sufficient wisdom, now are lacking in dignity only. Arlirle 3. To the Freshman Class we bequeath all the paint and paint brushes that they may obtain from the college, in order to write up their scores, should they be vic- torious in any more games, with the privilege of putting them anywhere except on the inside of buildings and on the top of the tower; all Sophomoric rights, however, being reserved with reference to blotting out aforesaid scores. Section II. Article . We endow the Dean of Women with the privilege of giving social hour whenever she wishes, hoping that she may break up many forlorn love matches. Article 2. To Drs. Amick and Harper we will a set of boxing gloves and the right of boxing every evening in order to become more proportionate, particularly in their longitudinal propensities. Article 3. To Dr. Wicker we do unwillingly bequeath all our knowledge of Psy- chology and Education, thinking thereby it may prove of some use to him in Columbia University, and enable him to solve some problematic situations viewed from a psychological standpoint. Article 4. To Mrs. Peace we give our rights of chaperoning, fearing that hers might in the future be taken over by the head proctor. Article 5. We do hereby endow Mrs. Lincoln with a box of blank forms ready to fill out with the names of those whom she wishes to report for disorderly conduct in the Library, especially for such misdeeds as the rattling of paper, dragging of feet, and for whispering whenever it is necessary, hoping that therefrom she will gain much pleasure in the future. (66) Arlicle 6. We do hereby grant to Prof. Barra the authority of reporting to the Dean of Men all persons misbehaving on his classes, in case he should fail to preserve order. Article 7. lo Prof. Myrick we will all our old love letters, thinking possibly that by this time he has e.xhausted his supply of phrases and might gain some new combinations from ours. Article 8. We endow Prof. Gotten with the privilege of social hours we have enjoyed so much for four long years, hoping that he and Miss Smith may use them with as much discretion and derive as much pleasure therefrom as we have. Section III. Article I. Messrs. Lynch, Sechriest and Floyd will their " prep " professorships to Messrs. Clem, Fix and " Zebo " Peel. Arlicle 2. " Joe " Farmer wills her superabunclancy of flesh and her (lirlalious ways to Miss Phillips, feeling that she is in need of both. Article 3. Clarence Holland wills his " old lady " to Esther Chandler, hoping that they may live happily ever after. Article 4. Mr. " Tommie " Parks wills his self-imposed privilege of talking to the Librarian to Mr. Lance Jennings. Article 5. " Daddy " Woodburn wills his sweet and sacred memories of social hours happily spent to " Cutie " Godwin. Article 6. Ethel Starnes leaves her flirting and coquettish ways to Miss Virgil Cole, with the advice not to break as many hearts as the former possessor has broken. Article 7. Janie Angel bestows her sweet and angel-like disposition on Louise Cook; her immunity from being called before the Dean to Mary Miller; and her heart to Reavis. Article S. Dewey Dofflemyer leaves his happy college memories to Lucile Manning; his studiousness to Helen Parkerson, and his slang expressions to Misses Mary Nell and Lois Holland. Article 9. Toshio Sato and Juana Pinnix will their positions on the Student Council to two Junior girls, hoping that they will be as capable of filling the positions as their predecessors have been. Arlicle 10. Thelma Burton bequeaths her secretaryship, her monthly report and her executive disposition to Vera Parker, advising her to use same to fullest possible extent. Article II. " Mac " wills " Tuck " to " Cutie " Godwin, advising him not to place too m.uch confidence in her, and thereby allow her a chance to break his heart as she has done others, and also to keep an eye on Truman, in order to prevent him from interfering. Arlicle 12. P. E. Lindley wills his editorial ambitions to the incoming editor of the Maroon and Gold, hoping that he will make the best of each opportunity to consign useless contributions to the overworked wastebasket Arlicle 13. " Squint " Fogleman bequeaths his beaming countenance, charming per- sonality, worldly wisdom and stored-up knowledge of psychology to " Fatty " Odom, hoping that they will be of much benefit to him in winning the hand of fair Janice Fulgham. (67) Article 14. Haywood Henderson leaves his artistic ability and his store of flattering remarks to " Jake " Thomas. His earnest prayer is that these may be of much benefit, as he is in sore need of both. Article 15. OUie McCollum does hereby bestow her ability as a hair-dresser on " Mag " Corbitt, with the longing hope that she will make early use of the gift. Article 16. E. H. Ramey does hereby bequeath his orderly conduct and rehgious attitude to Worth Wicker, advising him to pursue diligently his new profession. Article 17. H. C. Amick wills his high self-esteem, neatness and briskness to " Bill " Sellars, with the expressed wish that he use these becomingly. Article 18. Lonnie Sides, having become famous with his cornet, wills it with his blowing capacity, to Prof. Brannock, fearing that he does not have a sufficient supply of breath to last him his lifetime without an additional store to draw upon. Article 19. " Jim " Simpson wills his athletic ability to the sport of the school, Rhodes Moffit, fearing that it will be overworked, but hoping that it will enable him to capture a Man in (Manning) here. His pitching ability he wills to the basketball team, hoping that thereby they may win an occasional game. Article 20. " Ford " Rippy bequeaths his copious collection of superfluous expres- sions gathered from all imaginable sources, along with his honorificabilitudinitatibus knowledge to Shields Cheek, hoping the same will enable him to complete the English course next year. Article 21 B. W. Everette, realizing Prof. Powell ' s need for a few more inches of skyward extension does therefore and accordingly bequeath his length of stature to afore- said Professor. Article 22. To J. E. McCauley, Floyd wills his oratorical ability, with the expec- tation of its being a great help to him in winning the debate next year; his radiant smile he leaves to Rosa Lee Brannock, realizing her great appreciation for same aforesaid smile. Article 23. Mary D. Atkinson does hereby bequeath her clear and slow pronun- ciation to Prof. Barra ; her low and easy talking to Jewel Preston and her accomplished art of penmanship to Dr. Harper; her rapidity of walking she wills to N. G. Newman, Jr., to enable him to get on class without being forced to cross the campus on a run. Section IV. Article I. To the institution we donate all the worldly wisdom and knowledge we have gained while here, believing the same to be of much benefit to the students who will be surrounded by such wisdom and knowledge as left by the Class of ' 20. Section V. Article 1 . To the faculty we will thanks for the high esteem they have for us, and liberty from our many petitions which they always so gladly consigned to the waste- basket. Section VI. Whereunto, being, as aforesaid, in a sound and disposing mind for the most part and comparative healthfulness of body, we do therefore and accordingly set our hand and seal. (Signed) CLASS OF 1920. (68) (69) M orning In morning s early dawning I find my happiest hours. When ruby glows are rising From their Eastern bowers, Clothing earth in vivid hues Of richest fairy colors ; For then no sad thoughts or blues Can come to me or my fellows From life s perversity. I ' ve seen the mighty mountains In sunset ' s richest tints; And at eve the fountains Where the rainbow ' s color ghnls. Yet these are evening thoughts, Whate ' er her colors be, That life 15 dearly bought By such as you and me, Paid in coin of fading day. The eve has gorgeous pictures For sensitive artist eye. Whose hand can paint on canvas The beauties of the sky. For those who see beyond Sad is the evening time. As we think of chances gone, Such as were yours and mine, Faded with the light of day. Give me the morning hours With all that beauty lends Of days and weeks that ' re ours, And work that love begins. Morning is llic time of youth. When hearts and hopes are wild. Seeking beauty and truth With faith and hopes of a child. Free from the burdens of life. The gleam of glist ' ning dew, In sparkling diamond beads Are kindly deeds we do For him who succor needs. The singing birds of morn Cease their songs at eve; The brilliant colors of dawn Fade from the sky and leave The earth to silence, to dark. The dewy moining air Fills the yearning earth with life And nature smiling, fair. Conquers every sign of strife. Morning ' s the time of youth When life lies full ahead, With beauty, love and truth Writ in ev ' ry line we ' ve read Of life ' s prophetic scroll. H. M. Lynch. (70) Junior-Senior Debaters Seniors — Affirmative Mr. J. L. Floyd Mr. E. H. Rainey Juniors — Negative Miss Jessie Sharpe Mr. L. B, Ezell Query: Resolved, That the employee, in the United States, is more responsible than th.e employer, for the high cost of living and the industrial strife of today. (72) Junior Class Mollo: Not Finished, but Begun FIov,er: Violet Colors: Purple and Gray Officers J. E. McCauley President F. H. Hunter Vice-President Jessie Sharps Secretar , W. F. Godwin t- reasurer L. M. Cannon Chaplain Mary Elder pg Janice Fulcham Historian Members Essie Mae Truitt Rosa Lee Brannock Marie Burgess C. M. Cannon Fleta Cox Lucy Eldredce L. B. Ezell C. P. Farimer J. W. Fix Marcia Foust L. L Ingle B. B. Johnson H. W. Johnson T. S. Cheek W. D. Lambeth Lizzie Lewis LuciLE Manning Vada Mc Murray C. M. Miller ZuLA Murray Joseph Newman Pauline Nicholson Vera Parker Bertha Paschall Maude Sharpe Nettie Sue Tuck Cleta Rich Pearle Reynolds (74) J. E. McCauley F. H. Hunter Jessie Sharpe W. F. Godwin Mary Elder (75) Lucy Eldredge L. M. Cannon Janice Fulgham C. P. Farmer Marie Burgess (76) Rosa Lee Brannock W. D. Lambeth Maude Sharpe C. M. Cannon Fleta Cox (77) H. W. Johnson L. B. EzELL LuciLE Manning Joe Newman Nettie Tuck (78) Cleta Rich Johnson Vera Parker T. S. Cheek Pearle Reynolds (79) ZuLA Murray C. M. Miller Lizzie Lewis Essie Mae Truitt Vada McMurray (80) Bertha Paschall J- W. Fix Marcia Foust L. I. Ingle Pauline Nicholson (81) unior CI ass oem From many places, far and near. On a glorious September day We came with hearts so full of cheer. Upon the Hill four years to slay. We came with aims and ideals clear For both our work and for our play. We were a jolly crowd of girls and boys, The Class of Twenty-one, Who had hardly passed the age of toys. So full of mirth and fun. But we have never lost our mental poi3e, Not even on Math One. Two years and more it ' s been, they say, But has It been that long Since we were Freshmen, green and gay A joyful, happy throng. Or, IS it as 1 1 seems — one day. Of love and hope and song? Yet there are times we can ' t forget When we fought so hard— and lost. We won our share of things— but yet We won them at a cost. For we ' ve been there with fire and grit With every ball that ' s tossed. Though many faults we may possess. We launched out with a song. Still basing all on hopefulness With faith and courage strong. And this our purpose more or less. To do the right and right tSe wrong. Looking backward, looking backward, The Class of Twenty-one Is always near the topmost ring In the victories won. And this, our motto, we will sing, " Not finislied, but begun. " Poet. (82) Junior Class History j ' P T was three jears ago in the fall cf 1917 that we, the Class of ' 21, came to Elon to win for ourselves, through our own efforts and by the aid of ' ff Si i ' faculty, fame and a name long to be remembered m the annals of B S f ' 8i our institution. " ' At the station we were nearly drowned by a heavy downpour of rain, but were rescued at the critical moment by Coach, other members of the faculty, and the dignified Seniors, who condescended to show us to our respective dormitories. 1 he next day we experienced the stupendous task of matriculation. When the honorable faculty notified us that we had been on the Hill long enough to be recognized as naturalized students, we met, and in selecting a pilot to guide us safely over the perilous sea of " Freshmanship, " we elected a " Big Gun, " C. M. Cannon, and pushed bravely forward, no longer separately but as an organization, the Class of ' 21. During our Freshman year, we lost the Inter-class Debate to the Sophs, much to our regret, but we took defeat as best we could, the terrible disappointment only s!rengthenin2 our determination to win the following year. The session of 1918-19 was a glorious one for the Class of ' 21, even though our number was greatly diminished by the demands of war and the urgency of the call to fight for democracy. Thanks to our wonderful athletes, we won every championship that the Elon field of athletics offered, and also much to our joy, we were victorious in the Inter-class Debate. In the fall of 1919, when the present Junior Class held its firs! annual meeting, we were glad indeed to welcome back those gallant classmates of ours who had returned from " Over There. " In the fall we lost the bajketball championship to the victorious " Freshies " by one score. But to our highest joy we won unanimously in the In ' er-class Debate with the dignified Seniors. We had many plans and looked forward with much enthusiasm to the time when we should entertain the " Lordly Seniors " at the Junior-Senior reception, given in the early spring of 1920. Elon has never witnessed such a splendid affair. Thus has fared the Class of ' 2 1 for the past three years. That we have had our perils, our joys, our ups and downs, it is true. But always we have pressed forward and upward as a united body toward our goal, that of seniority and graduation. And now, examinations being over, for a short while we are leaving old Elon, feeling that we have done all we could to support our college, our Maroon and Gold, and have been loyal to our class. Hoping that the fall of 1920 will see us safely back en the Hill adorned with all the dignity of Seniors, our Purple and Gray still waving and bearing high our motto: " Not finished but begun, " we, the Class of ' 21, bid you farewell until then. Historian. (83) . - ' (84) Sophomore Class Motto : Be Prepared Flower: American Beauty Rose Colors: Maroon and Gray Officers S. R. MOFFITT President Mary Miller Vice-President Margaret Corbitt Secretary I. O. Hauser Treasurer Helen Parkerson Poet Sula Patterson Historian O. B. Garmon Cheer Leader (85) Sophomore Class Members F. W. Alexander Emma Brannock Esther Chandler William Clem Pattie CcCH[LL Marjorie Perry D. H. Crumptom L ' NME Daniels LoRA FousT Bessie Edwards F. K. Garvey M. F. Hayes Bessie Holmes Ruby Hughes C. R. Hutchinson Maggie Irby A. L. IsLEY W. H. Livesay K. R. MacCalman EuLA Mae Massey David Miller W. E. Moon Deloris Morrow S. R. Murray N. G Nannie D. Reitzel Helen Scholz Herbert Scholz H, G. Self J. J. Simiele Gladys Foushee W. M. Garrison R. a. Davis L. W. Jennings E. S. Johnson Maude Kendrick Bessie Lewis Newman, Jr. Bessie Nicholson H. N. Peele LOLLIE PrITCHETTE Eunice Rich R. O Smith W. R. Thomas C. L. Walker Kate Wheeler H. E. White (86) Soph Clc omore L lass You wonder why last year ' s Freshmen Were always so loyal and true? ' Twas not the things we talk ' d about, But the deeds we tried to do. Now we are jolly Sophomores, A little wiser than the rest. But in each attempt we make We always try to do our best. Toiling, struggling, ever upward. Each day kindling our hopes anew, Trying to place the laurel wreath Upon the Class of ' 22. In this life we ' re two years old. We start new things and put them through; In doing deeds we ' re brave and bold To make a " REP " for ' 22. Poet. (88) Sophomore Class History TRENUOUS and uncertain were the times when the Class of ' 22 first appeared on the threshold of college life. Our country had engaged in , , g the Great Struggle and the call had gone forth for everyone to do his (C J ' j part. Many brave hearts were already on the firing line, while others equally brave were either preparing to go or endeavoring to keep the home fires burning while preparing to fight the battles to come after the war should cease. The country was aglow with patriotism. The government, realizing the importance of preparing for peace as for war, decided to establish the Students ' Army Training Corps, and called upon the colleges to rally to the great task. With char- acteristic patriotism, Elon responded, and it was during the trying ordeals of preparation for an organization of the Students ' Army Training Corps that the Class of ' 22 was born. Our organization was effected on November 19, 1918. Dr. W. C. Wicker pre- sided. Therefore, we adopted him as our sponsor. On account of prevailing conditions, not much definite work was accomplished by our organization during the remaining weeks of 1918. The war having ended, the Students ' Army Training Corps was disbanded in December, leaving us to begin again with the New Year. After the holidays, we reorganized, and with renewed zeal began the last half of our Freshman year. Much progress was made during this period. The class was more closely unified. Monthly meetings were held at which literary programs were rendered, lime passed and soon successful examinations passed us on to the Sophomore stage. In the beginning of this year, we found our number reduced from over a hundred to about fifty, but the loss in number was compensated for by an increased mterest and determination to exemplify our motto, " Be prepared. " Though at times we may have seemed to display our wisdom and importance, nevertheless, we have entered more fully into the college spirit and have endeavored to accomplish that which is worth while. In this endeavor we feel that our efforts have not been fruitless. In reviewing our brief history we might say that we do not lay claim to extraordinary precociousness, boast of glaring victories, or vaunt in superior accomplishments. But we believe that, to the various departments of college life, we have contributed an honorable part. In the classrooms we have exemplified our motto ; in the society halls we have put forth splendid efforts; on the platform we have demonstrated ability and taste; on the athletic field we have displayed that skill and courage which acknowledges no defeat. And while standing behind the lines, we have electrified the teams with the " pep " and enthusiasm which is so essential to success. Although reviewing the past, our face is toward the future. We hope to so grapple with our problems of college life that when we go out from our Alma Mater and meet the difficulties of life we shall " Be prepared. " HISTORIAN. (89) Freshman-Sophomore Debaters SoPHOMO.- ES — Affiimalive Mr. W. R. Thomas Miss Eunice Rich Mr. H. E. White Freshmen — Negative Mr. W. D. Henderson Miss Minnie Edge Mr. E. C. White Query: Resolved, Thai the Monroe Doctrine should be abolished. (90) 4f (91) Freshman Class Motto: Build for Character Not Fame FloTver: Pansy Colon.: Purple and Gold Officers T. C. Henderson President L. J. Perry Vke-Praident AuRELiA Manning Secretaiy R. A. Gather Treasurer M. I. Grutchfield Chaplain Emma Moore Poet LiNDSEY Perry Historian h (92) Fresh resnman CI ass Minnie L. Allen T. H. Andrews NoNNiE Bailey Margaret Beasley Alice Seville Gladys Seville J. L. Bowman G A. Brown G. G. Butler Cornelia Cathey Lizzie Chandler Louise Cook Rita Cox Pattie Crutchfield Grace Crockett Marion Cuthrell Hortense Davidson Minnie Edge Ada Elder Virginia Eskridge Olia Wise Everette Esther Farmer Florine Farmer J. M. Farmer J. L. Faulkner J. M. Fix ZiLPHA FULGHAM J. S. Garrenton J. P. Mitchell Gertrude Moffitt Edna McNally Beatrice Martin Marguerite Morinc R. V. Morris Incrid Mundy Members H. H. Murphy J. L. Nesbitt Daisy Northcutt Grace Neville Ethel Neville R. L. Odom Willie Oldham Elsie Parrish T. H. Passmore W. J. Pennington C. W. Peel Ollie Perkins Susie Perry Annie L. Phillips Jewel Preston F. A. Read G. R. Reavis C. R. Reed V. M. Rivera O. T. Roberson Ethleen Rountree Irene Goff Nina Graham W. L. Haslett P. P. Hatley E. M. Hauser F. M. Hemphill W. D. Henderson Gelia Hester Lois Holland Mary Nell Holland Marguerite Homewood Opal Hughes Lillie Mae Johnson Maggie Jones Sallie E. Jordan F. B. Joyner Mildred Kirkland Gladys Lankford P. H. Lee C. C. LiNVILLE I. H. LuKE C. V. March W. E. Marlette B. H. McCarn Sarah McPhail W. R. Roycroft Ethel Royster R. C. Self W. W. Sellars Sallie Mae Sharpe E. M. Smith Frances Somers Sarah M. Smith Elizabeth Sparrow Pamela Starnes W. G. Stoner Lucy K. Strader A. M. Swain Luna Sykes Marie Tune Maisie Vannoy Janice Vaughan W. C. Vorhees Fannie Mae Wellons E. C. White W. B. Wicker J. C. Wheeler Louise Wilson R. W. Wood Marguerite Youmans (93) Freshman Class Poer Here ' s to the Class of 73! Let its members forever be Faithful and loving, kind and true. To all the years we travel thru. We strive for knowledge and not fan As each new joyous day we see. E ' er filling the air with the name And the praise of ' 23. Here ' s to Purple and Old Gold. As emblems of our standards fair, They shall nought but truth unfold While they bespeak a class so rar The pansy is a pensive flow r Thai stands for ihoughtfulness. We ' ll cherish this thought ev ' ry hour. And do our work with thoroughne When this student life ' s cntreasured With its diversity of cheer; Ili memories and its pleasures Will linger for many a year. Poet. (95) Freshman Class History " E landed m Elon College September the ninth, nineteen hundred and W ms nineteen, all green as to the affairs of college life, but all eager and anxious learn. Our first few days were spent mainly in getting acquainted with the College and its surroundings. Then came books and classes, together with the first companionship of our fellow schoolmates. All these we became accustomed to in a short time and presently settled down to the regular routine of college life. After being here only a few weeks (seemingly months, however) and seeing all the other classes organized, the desire for a Freshman organization began to tcike shape in our minds. But as the rules of the college will not permit the new students to organize until the first of November, we had to content ourselves as patiently as possible and wait for that day to arrive. In the meantime, we endeavored to acquaint ourselves with the different members of the group, discover and select the ones whom we deemed best qualified for officers of the class. As we were all strangers in a strange land, this was quite a difficult task, but nevertheless very interesting. On the first Monday in November our class had its first meeting. At this gathering we elected our president and other officers for the year. From this day on there has been a united feeling among the class and good fellowship has reigned supreme. The class has stood together on every important issue with the idea in mind to make this class the best that ever attended Elon College. Our motto, " Build for Character, not Fame, " is the predominating idea in the class. The class won honors in football and in the hour of wildest enthusiasm snatched the championship from the upper classes in the interclass basketball series. In every contest of any description in which the class participated, the organized spirit was shown — the spirit by which one person can help another, the spirit that is the fundamental basis for every successful organization. We hope our future years of college life will be as successful as the first year has been and that we will finally end our Senior career with honor to ourselves and with dignity to our Alma Mater. Historian. (96) (97) Commercial Class Officers H. M. Lynch PraiJcnl T. H. Passmore Vice-PrciiJcni Ethleen Rountree Secretary W. R. RoYCROFT Treasurer J. C. Wheeler Corresponding Seaeiar)) Membeks Alice Seville Frances Browning Cornelia Cathey Marion Cuthrell Viola Forbis Annie Howell Maggie Jones Sallie Jordan Frances Machen R. E. Phelps Emma Moore Edna Trulove Drusilla Dofflemyer B. H. McCarn Virginia Eskridge W. D. Henderson Gertrude Moffitt Florence Van Dyke HuLDA Frederick I. H. Luke Ruby Quick R. L. Odom Maisie Vannoy Ethel Neville LiNA Rollings W. H. Staley (99) 1 n..-»-T -T--innn Household Arts Department Officers Deloris Morrow PreslJenI Jewel Preston Vice-President HoRTENSE Davidson Sccrelarv Mary Miller Treas Members Elsie Parrish Grace Crockett ZiLPHA FULCHUM BeSSIE RlDDICK Maude McCauley Myrtle Cobb Pattie Cochill Irene Goff (100) .: jr.-- " ' - -i- -iri-T-- i ' 4 ii ' m J 1 b k w 11 r: - J p ' - ■ " • i i( ■S? - -wJM I V ii HF fejli r t«4Hi i Certificate and Diploma Pupils Special Departments Cerlificalc Mary Elder Mildred Kirkland Helen Parkerson C. R. Hutchinson Essie Mae Truitt Diploma JuANA PiNNJX Janie Ancel ZuLA Murray Mary D. Atkinson Josephine McCauley (101) (102) I ri Book III ORGANIZATION »i ■■ " " " " ■ PHILOLOGIAN ANNUAL ENTERTAINMENT (108) Philologian Literary Society Annual Entertainment November 27, 1919 J. L. Floyd ' rti c cn D. H. DOFFLEMVER 5ccrc(arj) R. O. Smith Chaplain PROGRAM Oration — " American Patriotism " . . CM. MlLLER Humorous Reading — " The Two Runaways ' J- W. Fix DEBATE Query: " ResuheJ. Thai Industrial Democrac y is the best solulii the labor p.oblem. " Alfirmal ' ne Negalive E. S. Johnson H. W. Johnson W. R. Thomas H. G. Self Music Trombone Solo — " When the Evening Sun Has Set " L. R. SiDES Accompanist P. E. Lindley Marshals H. C, Amick. Chief W. D. Lambefh F. H. Hunter J. B. Newman (109) Philologian Commencement Orators Joseph Early McCauley Subjecl: " Guarding the Gates of the Nation. " Fillmore Holt Hunter Subject: " The College Man ' s Mission. " (110) (114) Psiphelian Literary Society Annual Entertainment April 3, 1920 " ' y T . . . . Bertha Paschall j Emma Brannock i EuLA Mae Massey PLAY " Midsummer Night ' s Drecm " Vocal Duet Essie Mae Trliitt CI iaracter; Theseus, Duke of Alhi Lvsander ) Vada McMurray In love wilh Hermia 1 Maude Sharpe Demetrius j j Liz ie Lewis PhilosTRATE. Master of the Revels to Theseus PeaRLE REYNOLDS Quince, a Carpenter Nettie Sue Tuck Snug, a Joiner Helen Parkerson Bottom, a Weaver Jessie Sharpe Flute, a Bellows-mender Rosa Lee Brannock Snout, a Tinker Helen Scholz Starveling, a Tailor Gladys Foushee HiPPOLYTA, Queen of the Amazons, betrothed to Theseus LuciLE Manning Hermia, Daughter to Egeus, in love with Lysander ,. . Margaret Corbitt ObeRON, King of the Fairies Thelma BurTON TitANIA, Queen of the Fairies Mary D. Atkinson Puck, or Robin Goodfellow Janice Fulghum [ " Aurelia Manning Fairies Peaseblossom Cobweb Moth Mustardseed attending their King and Qu Maude Kendrick Jewel Preston [ Marguerite Youmans I ' Louise Wilson J Lois Holland I Marguerite Mori.ng [ Esther Chandler JuANA PiNNIX Accompamsl Janie Angel PrdJcnl Pattie Cogiiill 5ecrc ari, Marshals Josephine Farmer, Chief Pauline Nicholson Bessie Lewis Marcia Foust Deloris Morrow (115) Psiphehan Commencement Essayists ZuLA Hunter Murray Subject: " The Coming Regime of the New Age. " Lucy Mendana Eldredge Subject: " The Sign of the Blue Triangle. " (116) irvrtvnrv-i.-u-innn CLIO ANNUAL ENTERTAINMENT Clio Literary Society Annual Entertainment Feb?vUary 23, 1920 Welcome Address E. H. RaineY TRUE AND UNTRUE ORIGINAL PLAYLET CAST OF CHARACTERS Lt. Edwards, hard-boiled ar-.d (lirtalloiis H. E. White Miss Minniz Atkins, his American swee:heari N. G. Newman, Jr. Mlle. Jeanette. his French sweetheart CM. Cannon Dr. Thomas, seeking a commission C. C. LiNVILLE Jim. a dusky lad in khaki L. H. FocLEMAN Arthur Beaeley. Jim ' s pal C. R. Hutchinson LOLLIE Belle. Jim ' s ;weelhcarl W. F. GoDWIN Uncle Pink. Lollie Belle ' s father C. L. Holland Pat, Pink ' s wife Wm. Clem GOLDIE, Pat ' s baby W. L. HasleTT Elon Magistrate L. I. Ingle Attorneys W- C. Wheeler I W. B. Wicker Authors Musical Directors E. H. Rainey B. W. Everette H. M. Lynch C. R. Hutchinson Stage Manager L. M. Cannon Quartette F. W. Alexander C. R. Hutchinson L. H. FoCLEMAN H. E. White Orchestra W. E. Moon Pianist B. W. Everette Comelisl C. 1 ' . MiNally Violinist J. J. SiMIELE Violinist K. R. MacCalman Traps Marshals J. M. Wat.son, Chief R. A. Davis M. F. Hayes (121) Clio Commencement Orators I WRENCE Marion Cannon Subject: " World Vision. " Claude Marcus Cannon Subject: " Education for Citizenship. " (122) (125) STUDENT COUNCIL STUDENT SENATE Young Men ' s Christian Association Cabinet Officers L. R. Gather President C. L. Holland yice-PresiJenl H. W. Johnson Secrelar]) C. R. Hutchinson Trc Chairmen of Committees P. E. LiNDLEY Membership J. E. McCauley Social (126) Young Women ' s Christian Association Cabinet Officers Lucy M. Eldredce Pra ulenl Nettie S. Tuck Vicc-PrciiJenl Thelma G. Burton Secreiar i ZuLA H. Murray Pianiil Chairmen of Committees Maude Sharpe . . Social Service Essie Mae Truitt Religious Rosa Lee Brannock Missionary Mary D. Atkinson Social JuANA PiNNIX Membership Mary Elder Publicil} Mary Miller Puhiicily (127) Christian Endeavor Cabinet Ollie McCollum PresiJcnl Maude Sharpf. First Vice-President Bessie Lewis Second Vice-President Bessie Holmes Secretary Cleta Rich Treasurer J. W. Fix Corresponding Secrelar ) J. E. McCauley Chairman Lool oul Committee P. E. LlNDLEY Chairman Prayer Meeting Committee (128) Ministerial Association Officers P. E. LiNDLEY . . . President J. E. McCauLEV Vice-PreilJenl R. O. Smith :iecrelar ) E. H. Rainev Treasurer Rev. J. U. Newman, Ph.D., D.D Head of Theological Deparlnrent Members Wm. Clem L. I. Incle D. H. Crumpton F. B. Joyner G. C. CRUTCHFtELD H. W. MaY M. I. Crutckfield v. M. Rivera W. T. Scott Herbert Scholz, Jr. (12?) Ophelia Dramatic Club " All the world ' s a stage: and all llie ir.cn and women merely players. " Officers Josephine Farmer PresiJunl Eunice Rich Vice-PresUhnI Elise Caddell 5ccrc(ar ) Essie Mae Truitt Treasurer Members Kara Graham Ethel Royster Edyth Herryand Aurelia Manning Helen Parkerson Bessie Dail Janie Elliot (HO) Glee Club Officers Floyd Alexander Director F. F. Myrick Manager C. R. HuTCHrNSON President L. H. FocLEMAN Vice-PrcsiJcnl P. E. LlNDLEY Secretaiv T. B- Parks Treasurer Members F. K. Garvey J. E. McCauley H. E. White G. A. Brown R. A. Gather W. F. Godwin C. P. McNally L. R. Sides E. M. Hauser O. T. ROBERSON L. R. Gather J. J. SrMIELE (131) COLLEGE BAND College Band p. E. LlNDLEV, Prc ' siJin .... Cornel J. E. M, SSEV, Vicc-Prcsidcnl . . . Trombone B. W. Everett. Secrelarx) Cornel R. A. Gather, Treasurer Trombone H. W. Johnson Trombone L. P. RippY ! . . . . Cornet T. S. Cheek J. P. Mitchell H. M. Lynch Alio Alio R. O. Smith L. R. Sides, Director V D l . r Cornel H. E. White H. R. Kennedy L. I. Ingle B. Garmon Cornel Das3 L. R. Gather Ba Tuba R. W. Wood 7-,, C. R. Hutchinson Drum G. A. Erdwn Baritone B. B. Johnson Drum-Major (133) (134) (135) Masonic Group W. A. Harper, M.A.. Lit.D., LL.D. W. C. Wicker, M.A., Lit.D., D.D. . PasI Mailer Shrincr and Masonic Lecturer Members F. W. Alexander T. H. Passmore P. E. LiNDLEY L. J. Perry J. E. McCauley L. R. Sides (136) D. Y. C. Officers Nettie Tl ' ck PresiJcnl Janie Angel Sccrclan Margaret Corbitt Treasurer Members Louise Ccok Jewel I ' reston JuANA PiNNix Janice Fulcham Aurelia Manning Delor:s Morrow Mary Nell Holland (137) Sigma Phi Beta B. B. Snipes T. B. Parks O. T. ROBERSON E. E. Sechriest W. G. Stoner S. R. MOFFITT J. W. Simpson Active Members E. G. Purcell G. R. Reavis L. J. Perry E. S. Johnson T. G. Henderson F. K. Garvey David Miller O. H. Henderson W. D. Henderson W. R. Thomas C. M. Miller M. L, Gray H. E. White V. F. Godwin C. P. McNally H. W. Johnson B. B. Johnson (138) Rockingham County Club J. C. Wheeler PreslJenl Jessie Sharpe Vice-PreiiJenl Essie Mae Truitt Secretary Ollie McCollum Treasurer J. O. Haizlip Sali IE Mae Sharpe Kate Wheeler (150) Randolph County Club Officers T. B. Parks President SuLA Patterson Vice-President Cleta Rich Secretary S. R. MoFFlTT Treasur Members De Ette Henderson R. V. Morris Anna Henderson R. W. Wood Clarice Albright B. H. McCarn Ruby Hughes R. O. Smith Opal Hughes W. K. Johnson (140) Guilford County Club Officers Thelma Bl ' RTON W. D. Menderson Secrclar ) and Treasurer President Members Jewel Preston Juan A Pinnix L. I. Ingle Elizabeth Allen o. t. roberson Viola Forbis E. S. Johnson Mae Smith H. C. Glady L. W. Janie A. M. Lucy F. H. Alice C. M. Amick s Seville Jennings Angel Swain Strader Hunter Seville Cannon (141) T. G. Henderson W I- Pennington w G Stoner w D Lambeth ,l. L. Bowman L. C. Huffine w T Scott Frances Somers Vance and Wanen Counties Officers H. E. White PraiJent PatTIE Cochill yicij-PresiJcnl Helen Scholz 5ecre aij) Louise Wilson Treasurer Members LiNNiE Daniels T. E. Powell Bertha Paschall G. R. Reavis Lois Paschall Ethel Royster Virgil Cole E. H. Rainey Mamie Cole Martin Hayes Herbert Scholz J. W. Wellons Howard Harriss (142) rvrLTu-uYnrv- Chatham County Club Officers H. G. Self PraiJcnl Susie Perry Secretary Elsie Parrish Treasurer Members Mabel Fuquay Irene Lindley Marjorie Perry Hal Clark Ralph C. Self (143) Orange County Club Officers J. E. McCauLEY PrcsulenI Lydia RicsbEE Vice-PrcsiJenl Grace Neville Sccretar i Luna Sykes Treasurer Members . Maude McCauley M. I. Crutchfield Margaret Nesbitt Berta Crutchfield Ethel Neville T. S. Cheek T. J. C. Nesbitt Dillie Neville Pattie Crutchfield (144) Carolina Mountaineers Officers F. K. GarveV PresitlenI Ethel Starnes Vicc-PrcsiJent Marie Burgess Secrclarx) Members F ' amela Starnes Maisie V ' annoy Maude Kendrick Clement Miller Incrid Mundy David Miller Ola Miller V. H. Hardy Edna Trui ove S. H. Atkinson Elsie Owens E. m. Hauser V ' ada McMurray I o. Hauser ( I 4 ' " ' ) Loafers Club Officers R. I .. Odom President G. G. Butler Vice-PresiJenI J. J. SiMlELE Secretary I. H. Luke ... . Treasurer Members H. E. White W. H. Livesay C P. McNally N. G. Newman, Jr. L. M. Cannon C. L. Holland { A6) Yankees Officers W. E. Moon PresiJenl Mrs Katherine L. Sturm Vice-President Lucy M. Eldredge Secreiary Kenneth R. MacCalman Treasurer Members Mariiia Steward W. M. May Ruth Hawk Celia F. Smith Mary C. Hawk Anna M. Lasdis I Iei EN R. Steward Marguerite ' ' oumans Florence Fisher (147) Overseas Men Officers L. J. Perry Praidenl W. G. Stoner Secrelary H. G. Self E. G. PURCELL E. E. Sechriest H. H. Murphy R. J. Morton Members L. B. EZELL Worth Wicker B. W. Everette L. H. FoCLEMAN E. H. Rainey John Watson (148) tv f i - , h f, • - - ?V Eastern Virginia Group Members Gladys Lankford Mary D. Atkinson P. H. Lee G. G. Butler I. H. Luke Hortense Davidson Frances Machen B. W. EVERETTE AuRELiA Manning Olia Wise Everette LuciLE Manning Janice Fulgham C. V. March J. S. Garrenton R. L. Odom W. F. Godwin Vera Parker W. L. Haslett Helen Parkerson Mary Nell Holland J. J. SiMiELE Lois Holland Janice Vaughan C. L. Holland (149) Central Virginia Group Members NETTrE Tuck Marie Tune C. P. Farmer J. M. Farmer Esther Farmer E. C. White H. M. Lynch Ross Clark W. H. Livesay Florine Farmer Esther Chandler Josephine Farmer (150) Valley of Virginia Group Members L. R. Gather R. A. Gather W. M. Glem W. T. FaAZiER Drusilla Dofflemyer D. H. Dofflemyer Mary Miller (151) (152) FLORINE FARMER Basketball Sponsor NEWS FERRY, VA. (160) VARSITY BASKETBALL SQUAD (161) Basketball, 1920 ' HEN Coach Johnson made his first call for the old indoor sport, about twenty husky lads responded. Along with the number came four letter men. They were " Elby " Johnson, Sides, Atkinson and McCauley. For a long lime it was hard to tell who was going to make the Varsity, for the Freshmen were fighting hard and showing good form as well. The opening game of the season was played on the home floor against Trinity, who had a team of old experienced players, and was the hardest fight ever witnessed on our floor. When the time-keeper blew his whistle for the end of the game the score was tied. After playing five minutes longer, the " Lucky Guard, " Martin, shot the winning point for Trinity. One of our old rivals, Davidson, went down in defeat on our floor, I 8 to 24. On our southern trip we were unfortunate, four games out of six being cancelled on account of " flu. " But Wofford, the fastest and best team in South Carolina, was beaten with perfect ease by the " Husky Tar-Heels, " who caged the ball from all points of the floor, holding their opponents to a small margin. Upon our return, we found that our schedule had been broken up by influenza in the college, and the playing of the season was over. Throughout the season. Captain Sides measured up to the expectations of his team- mates in every respect. He was not only admired by his own team for his geniality, but opposing tea ms always found him fnendly, both on the floor and out of the game as well. He played under great difficulty during the season, first starting at guard, and changing later to a forward position. In spite of this, he was the fastest man on the team, and several times scored the most points for our team. At foul-shooting he holds an average record. " Jonnie ' Johnson was one of the hardest fighters ever seen on our floor. Although he did not hold his opponent scoreless, he was always shooting those " long ones " from the center of the floor, which made it much easier for us to win. We admired " Jonnie ' s " habitual coolness, and he always played the game well. McCauley, better known as " Jerry, " was our old standby. Jerry was never known to shoot a goal or even to try, but there has never been a man at Elon who could take his place as stationary guard and fill it so successfully. When two men were coming down the floor with the ball he could always outguess them and break up the play. Atkinson, though slow on his feet, could slip around the guard with a knack all his own, and cage the ball for a " peep shot " every time. Not only was he a good shot, but he was one of the best floor workers who ever played on our court. Perry, our " Freshman Lad, " played a wonderful game at center, always holding his opponent to a small margin and scoring many points himself. Next season we may look for some wonderful performances from him. Newman played a good game at forward, being not only a good offensive man, but good in defense as well. Johnson, " B. B., " was a cool player, always in the game, and no one could put himself into the game more thoroughly than he. (162) GIRL ' S BASKET ) BALL TEAHS Members Lizzie Lewis Maude Sharpe Nettie Tuck Helen Parkerson Marj orie Pi ERRY Bessie Holmes Mabel FUQUAY Mary Elder Susie Perry LiNA Rollings Ada Elder LORA FousT Clarice Albright Margaret Homewood Marie Tune M, RCARET CORBITT Pamela Starnes (163) Cheer Leaders S. R. MOFFITT Maude Sharpe. O. B. Garmon Helen Parkerson (irn . " Base ?Iit (165) NELL BROOKS Basehall Sponsor HAW RIVER, N. C. (166) 1 I ' :i5 v ¥ . ■ ' :.ti ' S -S ' Jl sa W ? v-- ®.- 3fc BHH Baseball Team FIRST ROW C. C. Johnson, Coach L. E. Allen J. W. Simpson. Captain G. A. Brown SECOND ROW Lane Atkinson T. F. MuRPHv E. S. Johnson W. E. Marlette THIRD ROW L. R. Sides W. C. King J. L. Martin (167) Baseball Review, 1919 HEN Coach Johnson made his first call for candidates for the baseball team, thirty-five men responded. Among them were five letter men, Simpson, captain of the team; Johnson, second base; Sides and Martm, pitchers, and Murphy, shortstop. The most promising among the new men were: Marlette, first base; Doughton and Kendrick, pitchers; Brown, Allen and Hutchinson, outfield ; King, catcher ; Atkinson and Newman, third base. Last year Elon turned out a team equal to compete with any college or university in the South. Elon met and defeated every team in the S ' .a ' e except Wake Forest. We triumphed over Carolina with a score of 4 to 1 , and won two victories from Davidson ; also one from Guilford. On our southern trip through South Carolina our team was not quite so lucky, losing three games and winning two. On our northern trip through Virginia we were more fortunate, defeating Lynchburg 8 to 1 , holding Washington and Lee to a fourteen-inning battle but finally losing by a score of 3 to 2. V. P. I. hit the old pill hard, but the outcome was an even break. Sides and Martin were the backbone of the pitching staff. Sides twice pitched us to victory over Davidson, and Martin carried us to victory over Carolina. Doughton won from Lynchburg. " Hot Chu Biddy " King, with all his gas, talked many a batter into his mitt. Captain Simpson was the wizard in the outfield and handled the stick with equal pride. Marlette, Elon ' s heavy slugger, was wide-awake at first. Murphy , although handicapped at the bat, was a master of the infield. Atkinson proved to be the best third baseman seen here in many years. Allen was weak with the bat, but played a good game at left. " Jonnie " Johnson was known to be the hardest fighter of the infield, and was a great asset to the team. What! Yep! Old Brown was right there in right, his long drives pushed many runs across the plate. The prospects for the coming season are exceedingly bright, with six letter men of last year ' s team, and in addition, the hard-hitting " Squint " Fogleman of ' 16, ' 17, ' 18, and Watson, the fast infielder of the ' 15 team, with a nucleus of last year ' s second string men, also a number of promising Freshmen. It is felt that a well-balanced team will wear the Maroon and Old Gold this season when the " Umps " say " Play ball. " (168) (169) MARY D. ATKINSOrj Tennis Sponsor ELON COLLEGE, N. C. (170) Tennis Squad C. L. Holland Caplaii Members Lance Jennings Mark McAdams C. V. March F. A. Read N. G. Newman, Jr. G. G. Butler H. G. Self (171) Girls ' Tennis Squad Members Gladys Beville Nettie Tuck Frances Machen Grace Crockett Mary Nell Holland Gladys Foushee Maude Sharpe Margaret Corbitt Janie Ancel Lois Holland LuciLE Manning Jewel Preston (172) (173) PATTIE COGHILL Tracl Sponsor HENDERSON, N. C. (174) Track Team Officers C. C. Johnson C h C. M. Cannon CaDlaln Members Roy Gather N. C. Newman L. H. Cherry S. R. COZART E. S. Johnson T. B. Parks L. M. Cannon W. F Godwin W E Moon J. L. Martin J- J. SiMIELE K. R. MacCalman W D Lambeth W. R Casstevens (175) MARGUERITE YOUMAN: Cymnasium Sponsor FRE EHOLD, N. Y. (176) Gymnasium Team B. W. EvERETTE Capl. Members W. M. Garr;£on N. G. Newman, Jr. E. L. Kennedy L. H. Fogleman T. S. Cheek L. R. Gather C. R. Hutchinson H. C. Amick H. R. Kennedy C. M. Cannon (177) " E " Men C. C. Johnson Coach S. R. MOFFITT Cheer Leader C. L. Holland Tennis J. E. McCauley Bastfetball j. W. Simpson Baseball E. G. PuRCELL Baseball L. M. Cannon Track. Football C. M. Cannon Track, Gymnasium G. A. Brown Football. Baseball W. E. MarlETTE Football. Baseball L. H. FOGLEMAN Football, Baseball L- R. Sides Football. Basketball, Baseball E. S. Johnson Football, Basketball, Baseball (178) Team Captains C. L. Holland Tennis L. M. Cannon Foolbatl L. R. Sides Baslfethall E. G. PuRCELL Baseball (succeeded by l. h. focleman) C. M. Cannon Track B. W. EvERETTE Cvmnasium (179) EI.ON COLLEGE, N. C, JANI ' AIIV 21, 1920 CONGRESSMAN IJPSHA ' ' SPEAKS AT THE ES BRING GLOWING RT FROM DES MOINS (180) (181) In Memory of William F. Odom and Herbert H. Barber Two lads of Class ' 18 think again. Since returned to the Hill are they, Of two other lads of their former class Who gave their lives ' mid shells and gas And for them these words would say: You fell in the front of the fighting line. In the fore of the raging fr ay. Where the cannons crash and the bullets whine And the fields are red as new-pressed wine; And you sleep in France today. You fell in freedom ' s holy name, In the dawn of the world ' s new day; And you wrote in blood your scrolls of fame; ' Mid shriek and shell and hell ' s red flame You walked your scarlet way. But. brothers, you ' ve not died in vain, For you ' ll live till the end of time; Your record shines without a stain. The soul of faith marches on unslain To the heights of the hills sublime. R. J. M. E. H. R. Ex- ' 18. (182) ATURES Social Section WHAT IT WAS AND HOW IT HAPPENED Junior-Senior Reception ' OR many years the m ost enjoyable occasion for the upper classmen has been the Junior-Senior Reception. For the last two years, for various reasons, the Juniors have failed to keep up this custom. But the Class of ' 20 is awake to the full understanding that " All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy, " and on April 16, 1919, in the halls of the West Dormitory, she proved herself a very charming hostess to the Class of ' 19. Promptly at eight o ' clock the Juniors took their places in the receiving line. The Seniors were introduced to the Juniors by Miss Mary D. Atkinson and Mr. Haywood Henderson. They were then led to the punch bowl, where they were served by Miss Janie Angel and Mr. Carl McNally, while the Junior orchestra furnished the most popular music of the day. I hen the Seniors were seated in the reception room, where they were given a glimpse of what their lives would be on leaving school. Mr. E. E. Sechriest, the Junior Class humorist, interpreted while Mr. Henderson, the artist, gave off-hand drawings of each Senior at his or her future occupation. After this, refreshments were served by four of the Juniors ' " Little Sisters. " Upon each Senior ' s plate was a miniature diploma tied with purple and gold ribbon, which were the Senior colors. 1 he reception halls were artistically decorated in purple and gold, while the corridor was decorated as an exterior. The only decoration used characteristic of the Juniors was their class flower, Richmond Red Rose. (185) (186) " Stunt " N the spring of 1919 the various classes in the college began a series of short, humorous entertainments, one being given by each class in its turn, beginning vsith the SENIORS, and in the course of Time ' s cycle, the Juniors ' turn came. A memorable affair v fas that Pumpkin Center Exhibition. The Class of ' 20 gave a minstrel show, which was decidedly one of the most humorous things of the college year. Being under cover of prepared chalk, burnt cork and lip sticks in abundance, we felt free to yield to all the humorous impulses that ordinary Junior dignity had not permitted us since we had become clothed with the robes of such majestic learning. i he program rendered was beyond the ordinary in the humorous element, fantastical, even bizarre in the world of classical discussion, research work and innate talent. Much gaiety was lent to the occasion by two of our members impersonating clowns and bringing down shouts of laughter from an appreciative audience by their timely jokes, well directed at some member of the faculty or members of the other classes. More than one victim was made to feel ridiculous by some witty saying or joke directed at a blunder of theirs made at some unguarded moment. Messrs. Simpson and Henderson showed much talent in the above role. Miss " Joe " Farmer rendered an essay on " Necks, " wherein all kinds of necks were enumerated and discussed nonsensically, such as long necks, short necks, httle necks, necks of land and bottle necks in their relation to the h.;man race. One of the main points made by this essay was that necks were very useful in conveying good things to that portion of the human anatomy known as the stomach. Miss Farmer is a student of Expression and her talent and sense of humor added a great deal toward making the situation humorous. The nightingale of our class. Miss Atkinson, impersonating a singer from the Palmer School of Sedalia, favored the audience with a solo of the type that such a school would be supposed to produce. Miss Atkinson ' s success in the field of darkey impersonation of vocal talent is assured. A heated debate on the query, " Resolved, That two ' possums up a tree are better than one in the box, " resulted in much amusement among the audience and a battle of wits between those who participated in the remarkable discussion. The judges decided that two ' possums up de tree was wuth more ' n one in de box, ' case dem two up de tree was bound ter be kotched anyway. Messrs. Holland and McNally represented the widely-known Gold Dust Twins in the costumes usually attributed to said celebrities and during the course of the evening ' s (187) performance favored the listeners with a violin solo and a vocal duet entitled, " I dunno v fhat de war ' s about, but I bet, by golly, I ' se gwine fin ' out. " A recitation by Miss McCollum, who is of a vivacious nature, as well as the piece rendered, made much for the final success of the " Pumpkin Center Exhibition, " but do not let us forget the harmonica solo given by " Sech, " " A bumble bee backed up to me and pushed, " was a scream. Also Percy ' s cornet solo, assisted by Mr. Floyd, who kept him cranked up through the number, was very funny indeed. Last, but not least, a quartette was rendered, one of the old-time Southern plantation songs. These were some of the sensible (???) things done in the " stunt. " Since that time, ' 20 ' s ability to enlerlani in a humorous way has never been doubted. m 9 Senior Superlatives Tallest T. B. Parks Sweetest DiEposilion Janie Ancel Most Intelligent JlM SiMPSON B . t £ ( R- J- Morton iggest Loarers ) - ' I J. L. Floyd Biggest Ladies ' Man H. M. Lynch Most Conceited Mary D. Atkinson B; . c-r , I TOSHIO SaTO Iggest r lifts ) ( Ollie McCollum Most Bashful Clarence Holland Biggest Talker Ethel Starnes Most Studious . . " Squint " Fogleman Greatest Card-players i P ' E- L ' NDLEY j E. H. Rainey Most Serious-minded E. E. SechrIEST Most Humorous . . . D. C. WoODBURN Most Desperately in Love . H. C. AmiCK Most Affectionate . Thelima BuRTON Nearest Married .... JuANA PlNNIX Biggest Eaters M. L. Gray ) Carl McNally Prettiest Mustache John Watson Most Artistic D. H. Dofflemyer Man with Prettiest Eyes ... Haywood Henderson Most Dicnified . . i LoNNiE Sides ] L. P. Rippy Greatest Woman-hater B. W. EvERETTE Greatest Man-hater " Joe " FaRIHER (188) you A1 Y THINK YOU ' RE A s nART Bird 9bT ' ll (189) ilGHT THE LilGmS 5HONB- UT THIS cankiot ensure, OVER FAIR WOriEl AND BfiAVEMEtf. " FOR TIME IS CALLING ON. 0 ' NEVER TENDER Nt)R UBLIME, " " HEY HADBEEJ FREWD5 FEOn YOUTH, S-MCAJTIC, CUTIING ALL THE TIME. BUT WHISPERING TONGUES CAKPOiSON TPUTH. " (190) W POET 15 LITTLE SWEET- DOTH KILL MULH BITTERNESS. " " PLEDGE OF BL133 IS HOLDING HANDS: ' HERE 15 A LOVE THAT K TO LAST ' , AID Of ELO f, ERE WE PART, WHEM THE HOT DAY 5 OF VOUTH ARE PAST . " GIVE, 0, CU £ ME BACK MY HEART. " (191) FuKT AND Near Fun Uas Soph: " Did you see Joe Fix ' s new girl at the reception last night? " Senior: " O, you are mistaken. It was just his old one painted over. " Cheek: " Did Solomon have seven hundred wives? " Miss Steward: " Yes. " Cheek: " Was he the man that said ' Give me liberty or give me death? ' " History Instructor: " Who can mention a memorable date in Roman History? " Miss Rich: " Anthony ' s date with Cleopatra. " Prof. Powell: " Where is tlie alimentary canal situated? " Mary D. : " Well, I don ' t know exactly; it is between North and South America? " :,■ :{. Louise Cook: " What would you do if Bill kissed you on the forehead? " Grace: " I would call him down. " Bugology Prof: " I he ancients considered the liver the seat of the affections, what is it now? " Lizzie Lewis: " It must be the knee. " Amick: " Dr. Wicker, may I ask a question? " Dr. Wicker: " Certainly. " Amick: " Does it hurt to crack a joke? " (192) Jokes Mary Nell: " O, conductor, which end shall I get out by? " Conductor: " Whichever you choose; the train stops at both ends. " Simiele: " May I see you home to- night? " Esther (very politely) : " No. " Simiele: " Why, you are as full of airs as a hand organ. " Esther: " Maybe I am, but I do not go with a crank. " Pres. Self-Government Board: " Have you taken a bath? " Clem: " Why, yer honor, is there one missing? " Mr. Lynch proposed to his girl last night. This shows how he came out. Jokes Dr. Amick: " If I joined some branch of the service, could I take my pick? " Recruiting Officer:: " Yes; and if you enlisted in the Engineers, you ' d get a shovel, too. " After the armistice was signed. Coach Johnson refused to open the windows be- cause he was still afraid of the draft. Smart Soph: " Did you ever see a big- sized, small, white black bird sitting on a wooden stone on a cold moonlit summer day, eating a yellow blackberry? " Freshie (amazed) : " Nope. " (193) SCIENTIST imm TO LOCAIE. THE CEflENT WALKS AHb THEAPC UG-WTS IN ELOR (194) Jok Hunter (at art exhibit) : " What do you think of this new picture of Joe Fix? " Murray: " Oh, that ' s fine! Bui who is the guy holding the halter? " Jokes iVloffilt: " Do you think that a man ought to throw a kiss at a girl? " Johnson: " No, sir; I always deliver them in person. " Miss Landis: " Why is a sewing ma- chine like a kiss? " Jewel: " Cne sews seams nice and the other seems so nice. " Theima: " I had a terrible fright yes- terday. A black spider ran up my arm. " Watson: " That ' s nothing; I had a sewing machine to n:n up the seam in my pants. " es Math Prof: " Now, Mr. Sides, if you have that in your head, you have it all in a nutshell. " V -11 Holland: " Why is Nettie Tuck ' s heart like a moon? " Mac: " Because it is constantly chang- ing and has a man in it. " Miller: " I know a girl that got a pearl out of an oyster. " Ezell: " That ' s nothing; Bess Lewis got a diamond out of a lobster. " In the parlor there were three. Girl, the parlor lamp and he ; Two is company, no doubt. That is why the lamp went out. ' pcanicedoggTF) NOW topsy.andc. YOU I AY GO down] TO 5EE THE CAT C ; SUNDAY ATTERNOONi (195) Little Things We Want to Know ' ' ( ' S " " 2c What became of the Seniors ' Library privileges? Why Jerry doesn ' t get married? Why the matrons do not forget to ring the bell at four-thirty on Sunday after- noon ? If Prof. Barra is still hungry? What IS a rhythmical interpretation of music ? What became of the arch the Class of 16 erected? Why Rhodes Moffit smokes a pipe? Why some people are not brain profiteers? Why some people persist in making a speech in the dining hall when we are extremely hungry? How to pump up radiators? — Freshman Perry. Why the college band never changes its tune? What became of the " Buck Three " Club? Why the powerhouse men never turn on the heat? Why Prof. Cotten dislikes the girls? What Prof. Myrick wants with a Man in here? Why Dr. Wicker does not put a gas meter on his recitation room? If Prof. Powell learned to dance in the graded school building? (196) Jokes Simpson: " My exam marks are turning out like my war record. " Sides: " How ' s that? " Simpson: " It seems that I shall never get over- ' C ' s. ' Freshman Roberson (watching Dr. Aniick manipulate the transit) : " I wonder if I could get him to take my picture. " It has been said that " Squint " Fogleman was the coolest man in the war (with the possible exception of Coach Johnson). He shivered from the time he went in till he came out. Aurelia Manning: " I just adore cavair, don ' t you? " Moffitt: " I dunno. " Never heard him except on the victrola. " V Prof. Barra: " Did everyone bring their papers to class? " Holland: " No , sir; I left mine in my room. " Prof. B.: " How many sentences did you write? " Holland: " None, sir. Dr. Lawrence: " Give us a discussion of Romantic Literature, Mr. Watson. " Watson: " Do you mean the literature of Rome? " Ev LUTi n or An irt c REAti cowz rpt ' n mc A: nil.T ' r (1 7) OI1,a " UST TAKING A BIPDS EYE VIEW OF HAW RIVER I (198) Quotations " O, immortal love, what wilt thou not force foolish youth to do? " — " Jerrv. " " 1 he ' Rats ' stay green so they will blend with the campus next spring. " — " Daddv. " " She giggled as she went — for want of thought. " — " Jane. " " You look wise. Pray, correct that error. " — Thelma. " Better late than never. " — " JiM. " " Some friends are a habit, some are a luxury, and some are a nuisance. " — " RoY. " " It is better to have loved once than not at all. " — " Mary D. " " Lots of men remain bachelors simply because they can afford to. " — Prof. Cotten. " It pays to advertise. " — JoE Fix. " There is no objection to love at first sight, provided the victim remains single. " — Lynch. " The fools are not all dead yet. " — RiPPY. " Across the Southern lies home. " — HOLLAND. " There is a difference between a misplaced eyebrow and a French moustache. " — John Watson. " O, gosh, did you see that Jane? " — " Sec. " " O, you Gasburg. " — " Gene. " " Who swiped my talcum powder? " — Amick. " Come on, tie my shoe, monsieur. " — " Squint. " Ben: " Miss Youmans, are you fond of dumb animals? " Miss Youmans: " If you are proposing to me, I ' ll have to ask mamma. " (199) (200) vXi . " U r rm, ■ . ' t If -Kedltaiotv oKix- Official Calendar SEPTEMBER Students matriculate and teachers worry over conflicts. Annual reception. All the boys are al- lowed in West Dormitory. New girls are introduced to rules and reg- ulations of self-c;overnment. New boys introduced to " Buck Three Club. " Phillip of France arrives and gives a series of soothing lectures. Much enjoyed by all the students. OCTOBER Rippy had a date. Prof. Barra ' s bed went vmting a Latin jacks arrive. Those for F Math expected. Lost Freshman found m cemeti the wee small hours of night. Parley voo tries to establish authority in h French Class. dnighl. ch .incl dur NOVEMBER I. Ezell takes a ride to Gibsonville on No. 139. 6. First faculty lecture by Dean of Women. Much enjoyed by those present. 10. Beauty section organized. Trouble begins. 14. Pear season over; chicken gathering begins. 1 5. All enjoy a hay ride on Chapel Hill Special to Greensboro. 20. Dr. Watson is seen on a hurried call to the postoflice. 27. Phi Entertainment — Great! We had a holiday, and for once everybody got enough to eat. DECEMBER 4. Faculty lecture by Prof. A. L. Hook. 6. Freshman basketball team has reception in dining hall. Did you ever hear of such grown-upish ideas? 7. Freshmen display their art in the basement of N. D. and on the campus. (201) " AN INTERRUPTED GOOD -NIGHT " JUST BECAUSE TTIE ALARM CLOCK H D in HANDS OVER ITS 7ACE, JOE ramOUGnTITCOULD ' NTSEE. (202) 16. Senior library privileges sentenced lo death by Mrs, J. J. Lincoln. 20. All Seniors receive a love leller from the Librarian explainino library rules and reg- ulations. I wonder why some one didn ' t tell us four years ago. 22. Horrors! Did you flunk your exams? JANUARY 7. We are back again. The sociology depart- ment reports a nice time in Virginia. 10. All the Beauties assembled for portraits. 15. Dr. Caddell diagnoses a case of " flu " in North Dormitory. 16. The above proved to be a false alarm, ai the young men later discovered it was a sprained ankle. 20. Beauty section doomed to die. FEBRUARY 1. Freshmen can hardly realize that they are Freshmen still. 3. Uncle Buck ' s store burns; all the girls very badly frightened. 10. Boys and girls sandwich in dining hall. 12. Jerry didn ' t talk to Bess. (He was sick). [DROTriERJERRX DON ' T YOU I FELLOWS KNOW TIU T TllA 6ALL 1INT ' gI)NNA TAX )N ' THAM5KET WHEN THA WhOLCl 6OTT0n IS BUSTED OUT P ' h ' ' ' ' S- 14. Wm. Clem missed breakfast — the first time in twenty-five years. 15. Freshmen go out for baseball at 9:00 P. M. 16. Joe Fix lectures in Y hut and expounds how a man is like a ship without an anchor. This was just after the girl told him " to squeeze it. " 30. Deans very generous to grant social priv- ileges all day. MARCH 1 Jim Simpson gets up in time for first period — first time in five years. 3. 7. 10. Have generous social hour 90 minutes every day and Sunday too. Dean ' Wicker preaches lo a one-sided audi- ence. Boys go on strike. " Cutie " Godwin and " Bill " Sellars let the train go by for once. APRIL 1. Hasn ' t happened yet. MAY j 25. Most Seniors hope to graduate. i 1 (203) (204) DON T 5T0pT KEEPOMTUMIMG hi " . ' (205) ELON COLLEGE ALMA MATER " Nuff Sed " FOR FULL PARTICULARS, ADDRESS PRES. W. A. HARPER ELON COLLEGE, NORTH CAROLINA HAVE YOU SEEN THE " Baby Fox? ' The little portable typewriter that is the comment and ad- miration of all who have seen it. Does the same work as large machines. It ' s a Dandy. BARKER BROS. Distributors for North and South Carolina Greensboro, N. C. J. M. 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