Emerson College - Emersonian Yearbook (Boston, MA)

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(P OrJiAoA ' tJp mo wy EMERSONIAN 19 2 9 Published by THE JUBILEE CLASS 19 3 0 EMERSON COLLEGE OE ORATORY BOSTON , MASSACHUSETTS 2Brticatton As a token of appreciation of the untiring efforts of our beloved teacher , Robert Hotues Purnljam whose loyalty , sincerity and high ideals have endeared him in the hearts of each student , we affectionately dedicate this book. Jforrtuorb If in the years to come this hook serves to call to the minds of those who go out , the scenes and events , the hopes and fears, the duties and pleasures that have become inspeparably interwoven into the fabric of our student life, and if, to quote Montaigne, it may be said, " You have only made here a collection of other people’s flowers, having provided nothing of your own but the cord to bind them together " — it will have served its purpose. THE STAFF President Henry (A WREN C K SOUTHWICK Dean Harry Seymour Ross Joseph E. Connor Harry L. Kozal . Lois Teal Jessie Eldridce South wick 10 Adele Dowling Ethel Vienna Bailey Belford Forrest William Howland Kf.nney 11 Adelaide Patterson Sands Chipman 12 Elsie Riddell Agnes Knox Black Gertrude McQuesten Daniel Brewster 13 Robert Howes Burnham Nettie M. Hutchins REV. MR. DAY Pour of Emcr s on ' s N eix Faculty Members mmr m MR. CuuK MRS- BUSHNELL © 8 ACMQACH MR. MIILER 14 HELEN ABRAMS 224 Harrison Avenue Scranton, Pa. E A X, Forensic Union, E A X Vice Pres., Fresh. Stunt, Revival Play, Commencement Physical Cult. “Who with a natural instict to discern If hat knowledge can perform is diligent to learn.” STARR ALLYN 24 Irving Place Brooklyn, N. Y. I M r House President, Presidents Club, F M E Pres., J M T Vice- Pres., Year Book Staff ’28, Junior Vice-Pres., Soph. Pantomime, Posture Rib- bon ’28, Commencement Play. “H e whom a dream hath possessed, Knoweth no more doubting .” ASTRID ANDERSON 3 Colonial Terrace Belmont, Mass. Junior-Senior Debate, Junior Stunt, Com- mencement Debate. " Sound sense, and love itself, and mirth, and glee.” HELEN ARTHUR 103 Garden Street Rome, N. Y. May-day Fete, Commencement Play. " I love tranquil solitude, A nd such society As is quiet , wise and good Betiveen thee and me.” 16 FRANCES BAGGETT Springfield, Missouri t M F Junior Recitals, Senior Rivival Play, Rush Chairman of f M T, E M T Play. “Longevity is the soul of ivit.” BESSIE BARTIKOWSKY 11 Park Avenue Wilkes-Barre, Pa. Menorah Soc., Freshman Stunt, Senior Com- mencement Pantomime. “O world, thou choosest not the better part It is not wisdom to be only wise But it is wisdom to believe the heart.’’ EDITH BEL1N 1284 Commonwealth Avenue Boston, Mass. Menorah Society, Chairman Executive Bd., M ay-day Fete, Open-day Gym, Posture Play, Commencement Play. " My wealth is health and perfect ease.’ LILLIAN BORN 401 First Street Senunole, Okla. h M r Senior Vice-Pres., House Pres., Southern Club, President’s Club, Forensic Union, Student Council Senior Recitals, Commencement Debate, Jun. -Senior Debate. I thank whatever gods there be l or my unconquerable soul.” 17 MARGARET BREAU Massachusetts " Oh, talk not to The glory of our me of a name great in story; youth are the days of our glory.” MAE BROWN 180 Oak Street Indian Orchard, Mass. Z T H Press Club, Y. W. C. A. Rep. to Camp Maqua, Forensic Union, Newman Club, Rep. Student Council, Fresh. Stunt, Sec. Soph, year, Soph. Recitals, Soph. Pantomime, May-day Fete, Revival Play, Emerson College Scholarship. “Whose high endeavors are an inward light That makes the path before him always bright.’’ BARBARA BUTTERFIELD Maine Z J H. “Let me also cheer a spot Hidden field or garden grot — Place where passing souls can rest On their way and be their best.’’ MARION BYRNE N. Y. Z I H, May Festival. “Fresh as a lark mounting at break of day, Festively she puts forth in trim array.” 18 ISOBEL COLLINS Watertown, Mass. Newman Club Pres., Presidents Club, Soph-Re- citals, Junior Stunt, Revival Play, Chairman Junior Week, Commencement Phvs. Cult. “Give me ne spark o ' nature’s fire, That’s a ' the learning I desire — My M use, though homely in attire May touch the heart.’ ARLINE CONNERY 17 Broad Street Middletown, Conn. Z $ H House Pres., President’s Club, Student Council, Zeta Toy Theatre. Soph. Pantomime, Jun. Stunt, Revival Play, Soph, and Jun. Recitals, Commencement Pantomime. “Like a happy child through the flowers gay: That fill the field and fringe the way. ' ' G. A. LAURA CONVERSE 4 Glen Avenue Coopers Town, N. Y. Z T Sec., Jun. Song Day, Open-day Gym., Stage-Manager I M r Play, Commencement Phys. Cult. “Patience , herself, what goddess e’er she be, Doth lesser blench at sufferance than I do.’’ MARY CROOKS 127 North James Street Carthage, N. Y. Z H, Soph. Stunt, Z t H Treas., Junior Stunt, Zeta Toy Theatre, Bus. Mgr., Revival Play, Com- mencement Physical Culture. " My mind to me a kingdom is, Such present joys therein I find That it excells all other bliss.’’ 19 ISOBEL DE FRATES 124 Harvard Avenue Collingswood, N. J. V . W. C. A. Pres., President’s Club, Junior Recitals, Senior Recitals. " Still to be strenuous for the bright reward And in the soul admit of no decay, Great is the glory, for the strife is hard.” LOIS DOW 4914 Osage Avenue Philadelphia, Pa. I M P, President’s Club, M T House Pres., f M F Social Chairman, Soph. Stunt, Junior Stunt, Senior Recitals, Senior Fashion Show, f M T Play Junior and Senior Year, Stage Mgr., Senior Re- vival Play, Chairman Senior Year Book Pictures, Junior Prom Comm., Coach Junior Stunt, Junior Song Day, Chairman Costumes Junior Song Day, Commencement Play. “ Life is too short for logic.” ETHEL GINSBERG 264 Sumner Avenue Springfield, Mass. Menorah Society, Commencement Pantomime. “ Her white hands fluttered to and fro; Portraying her joy and woe; IP ords alone can ne’er express Their fair and graceful loveliness.” WARREN GODDARD Grafton, Mass. [ A T Pres., V 7 . Pres., of President ' s Club, Men’s Club, Soph. Pantomime, Junior Stunt, Soph., Jim. and Sen. Recitals, Revival Play, Commence- ment Recitals and Pantomime. " He labors good on good to fix and owes To virtue every triumph that he knows. 20 CELIA GOLDMAN 79 Summer Street St. John, N. B., Canada Canadian Club, Menorah Society “Such an unassuming young maid. ABBIE GRANT 27 Harvard Avenue Providence, R. I. Menorah Soc. Soph. Recitals, Senior Recitals, Mav-day Fete, Commencement Recitals. " A life that leads melodious days.” VIRGINIA HAMMOND 147 Seaver Street Stoughton, Mass. . W. C. A. Commuter’s Club, Forensic Union, Jun. Recitals, May-day Fete, Commencement Re- citals. “Behold her how she smiles today On this great throng, this bright array! JEANNETTE HERS HON 25 Highland Avenue Cambridge, Mass. Menorah Society, Mav-day Fete. Senior Recitals, Open Day Gym. " In courage keep your heart In strength lift up your hand.” 21 GLADYS HILLER Meriden, Conn. 4 M T, Commencement Plav. " High is our calling , friend! — creative art ( Mhether the instrument of words she use, Or pencil pregnant with ethereal hues,) Demands the service of a mind and heart. " BESSIE HOCH BERG Springfield, Mass. Menorah Soc. Vice Pres., Menorah, President’s Club, Commencement Play. " To be awake is to be alive ' KATHRYN HOEY Massachusetts " Shall I compare thee to a su mmer’s day? Thou art more lovely. " HOPE JAMES 123 Clay Street Central Falls, R. I. M r Sec., 4 1VI I " Play, three years Choir Director, Soph. Pantomime, Senior Recitals, Revival Play, Commencement Play, May-day Fete, M r House Pres., Charles Wesley Emerson Scholar- ship ’28. " Sing again with your sweet voice revealing a tone Of some world far from ours, If here music, and moonlight and feelings are one.” 22 DOROTHY KENNISON 654 Tremont Street Boston, Mass Y. W. C. A. Pres. 2 years., Class Secretary 3 yrs.. Rep. to Camp Maqua, May-day Fete, Com- muters Club, Junior Stunt, Junior Recitals, Revival Play, Commencement Physical Culture. “She no less Sheds on the floivers that round her blow A more than sunny loveliness. ALICE LANG Portage, Pa. Newman Club, Sen. Recitals, Junior Stunt, Re- vival Play, Commencement Recitals. “To charm, delight us, move to smile and fear, Around us spells of subtlest magic weave. " MARGARE T L. LENIGAN 15 Beacon Avenue Holyoke, Mass. 5t M T, Newman Club, Choir, Fresh. Stunt, Jun. and Sen. Recitals, Commencement Recitals. “And gladsome notes my lips can breathe, Accordant to the measure. " CELE L1EBERMAN Massachusetts “ IV ords are women " 23 PHYLLIS LYTH Valley Field, Quebec, Canada Canadian Club, Pres. ’27, Sec. Treas. ’28 29. Student Council, Soph. Pantomime, Soph, and Senior Recitals, Choir, Revival Play, Commence- ment Play, 4 A T Play. “The wise man I affirm, can find no rest In that which perishes, nor will he lend His heart to aught which doth on time depend.’ AMY-HELL MacKINNON Durango, Colo. F M P, Commencement Pantomime, $ M F Treasurer, Sophomore Stunt, Junior Stunt. “Calm and unruffled as a summer sea.’ GWENDOLIN M A N N 520 Washington Street Boontown, N. J. k F X Pres., Student Council, May Queen, Soph, and Junior Stunts, Chairman Jun. Prom.. Revival Play, Commencement Play. “And on that cheek, and o er that brow So soft, so calm, so eloquent, The smiles that win, the tints that glow, But tell of days in goodness spent.’ MARJORIE MANNING 25 Claremont Avenue Arlington Heights, Mass. 4 M I ' , President’s Club, Forensic Union, Pres, of Student Govt., 1» M Y Play, Editor-in-chief Year Book, Commencement Play. “Let us then be up and doing, With a heart for any fate! " 24 ELIZABETH MERRILL So. Berwick, Me. Junior Song Day, Commencement Play. " Looks forward, persevering to the last, From well to better, daily self-surpast. " MADELINE MILLER 4237 Farnum Street Omaha, Nebraska 3 M F 1 reas., Forensic Union, Junior Pres., Jun. Stunt, Jun. and Sen. Debate, M V Play, Revival Play, Commencement Play. " Life is the game that mast be played, So live and laugh nor be dismayed ELIZABETH LOUISE MOORE Berea, Ky. $ M P House Pres., Pres. Southern Club, Presi- dent’s Club, Student Council, Soph. Recitals, Soph. Pantomime, Sen. Recitals, Senior Corr. Sec., Re- vival Play, I M V Play, Choir, Commencement Recitals. " I hy so ' il was like a star and dwelt apart: I hou hadst a voice whose sound was like the sea.’ PRISCILLA PAINE Hyannis, Mass. ! M I ' House Mgr. ’28, Vice-Pres. ’27, Soph. Pantomime, Junior Prom Committee, Junior Stunt. Revival Play, I M V Play, Commencement Play. " h or its always fair weather II hen good tellows get together. " 25 % CHARLOTTE PAQUET 95 Spruce Street Watertown, Mass. Newman Club Treas., Commuters Club, French Play, Newman Play, Revival Play, Commence- ment Physical Cult. " By objects which might force the sane to abate Her feeling, rendered more compassionate. ANNA PETERSON 25 Farnum Street Lawrence, Mass. Newman Club, Forensic Union, Junior Stunt, Commencement Phys. Culture. “ A cheerful life is what the Muses love, A soaring spirit is their prime delight.’’ JENNIE POND Cotter, Ark. Southern Club, Soph. Pantomime, Junior and Senior Recitals Revival Play, Commencement Recitals. " ,7 ' here’s an unknown trail but we’ll take it. It ' s a steep hard trail, who ' s afraid ? GRACE POSTLES 1728 North 21st Street Philadelphia, Pa. Y. W. C. A. Rep. to Camp Maqua, Commence- ment Recitals. " I’d bear my burden gallantly , and never Desert the hills to walk on common plains. 26 DO RICE POVICH Maine Menorah, Junior Song Day, Freshman Stunt. " Precious Gifts come in small packages .’’ OLIVE PRIDE 6 Sargent Street Westbrook, Maine K T X, Jun. Stunt, Jun. Recitals, Commencement Recitals. " The beauty that is borne here in the lace The bearer knows not, but commends itself To other’s eyes. " LINDA ROGERS Milton, Mass. M ay-day Fete, Open-Day Gym., Commencement Debate. " 1 neither seek by bribes to please Nor by deceit to breed offense.’ FAYNE SALLOWAY Peabody, Mass. Menorah Soc., Junior Stunt. " To speak no slander, no, nor listen to it. " 27 I V A PEARL SEELEY 14 West Street Westboro, Mass. Senior Freas., Forensic Union, Senior Recitals, Junior Stunt, May-day Fete, Revival Play, Com- mencement Recitals. " A wild rose tip-toe upon hawthorne stocks’ ELSIE SHELFER Arcadia, Fla. K r X, Senior Pres., Southern Club Pres., Founder of President’s Club, House Pres., K F X Southern Club Plays. ' Round her eyes her tresses jell Which were blackest none could tell. But long lashes veiled a light I hut had else been all too bright.’ JEAN NETTE SC H WARTZ 235 State Street Portland, Me. Menorah Soc., May-dav Fete, Commencement Pantomime. " Like a highborn maiden in a palace tower.” RUTH SIMON 322 So. Adams Street Ft. Worth, Texas 1 A X, Southern Club, Freshman Stunt, Com- mencement Phys. Cult. " Thou dost love to sit in meekness, like the brooding dove. A captive never wishing to be free. " 28 ELEANOR SNYDER 806 West 2oth Street Wilmington, Del. Z d H Pres., President’s Club, Pan-EIellenic Year Book, Comm. ' 28. Junior Stunt, Revival Play, Commencement Pantomime. “ Like a bold girl, who plays her agile pranks When she stands cresting the Clown’s head and mocks The crowd beneath her. " ANNE SOFORENKO 53 Gallatin Street Providence, R. I. 2 A X Pres., Menorah Treas., Sec. and Treas., Student Govt.. Sec. of President’s Club, Fresh., Soph, and Junior Stunts, Student Council, Year Book Staff ’28, Revival Play, Commencement Play. " Teach me half the gladness That thy brain must know Such harmonious madness I rani my lips would floiv The world would listen then as am listening now. ETHEL STRANGE Assonet, Mass. Y. W. C. A., May-dav Fete, Soph. Recitals, Treas. Commuter’s Club, Forensic Union, Com- mencement Debate. " Still achieving , still pursuing Learn to labor and to wait. " ANNE STERNBERG 33 Lome Street Quincy, Mass. Menorah Society, Soph. Pantomime, Commence- ment Physical Culture. " Time is but the stream I go fishing in. " 29 11 1IH II ■ ■ 1 1 I I II ll l l II f l I I II II 11 I I II If II It 1 1 H I X j Q 92 MARY SULLIVAN 5 Cedar Street Everett, Mass. Newman Club Sec., Pres. Forensic Union, Newman Play, May-day Fete, Soph. Recitals, Rep. to Fed. of College Catholic Clubs, Commencement Play. ‘‘With such a comrade, such a friend, I fain would walk til! journey ' s end.’’ THELMA THORNTON 102 Inmen Street Cambridge, Mass. Soph. Pantomime, Commuter’s Club, Y. W. C. A. " Let tail ure strike — it still would find me working H ith faith that I should some day reach my goal.” HELEN TYLER Skinners Eddy, Pa. Forensic Union, Mgr. Ed. Press Club, Com- mencement Debate. " Or if an unexpected call succeed Come when it will, is equal to the need.” MARJORIE VALLELY 265 Main Street Sanford, Me. £ M r, Newman Club, Newman Play, Com- mencement Physical Culture. Sweetly did she speak and move. Such a one do I remember whom to look on was to love. " 30 THELMA WELLES 320 East Oak Street Arcadia, Fla. Z 1 H, May-day Fete, Year Book Staff ’28, Com- mencement Pantomime. “A mind at peace with all below A heart whose love is innocent MARY WHEDON N. Y. K r X, Art Editor Junior Year Book, Junior Stunt, Treas. Revival Play, Senior Recitals, Chair- man Senior Rummage Sale, Senior Commencement Play. " So shows a snowy dove trooping with crow’s As yonder lady o ' er her fellows shows. ' LILLIAN ALBERTSON 56 Hutchings Street Roxbury, Mass. M enorah Society, May-day Fete, Commence- ment Pantomime. " Like some maiden queen Her Modest eyes — • — - — Upon the lowly ground affixed are; Nor dare lift up her countenance too bold. " LEO CARROL Hamilton, Me. d A T, Freshman Class Treas., Freshman Stunt, Soph. Class Treas., Soph. Pantomime, Soph. Re- citals, Junior Stunt, Junior Recitals, Senior Recitals, Revival Play, Treas. Forensic Union, Commence- ment Recitals, Commencement Pantomime, R. I. Debate, Director Frat. Play, Henry L. Southwick Scholarship. “In the crowd, they could not deem me one of such. I stood among them, but not of them — -in a shroud of thoughts which were not their thoughts. ' ' 31 EVELYN L. GRUHEN 58 Ainsworth Street Roslindale, Mass. Forensic Union, Physical Culture. Revival Play, Commencement " Come let us go while we are in our prime. And take the harmless folly of the time. MARGARET HARRIS Naticoke, Pa. j m r. “A friend who knows, and dares to say. The brave, sweet words that cheer the way. ' DOROTHY DeWINTER VALIEANT 53 Wellington Street Brooklyn, N. Y. K F X Pres., Sec. Pan-Hellenic, President’s Club, Soph. Junior and Senior Recitals, Author of Junior Stunt, Revival Play, Commencement Pan- tomime, Proctor Scholarship. “Yet I fling my soul on high with new endeavor, And I ride the world below with a joyful mind.” LOUISE COLLINS BAKER Hastings-on -the- Hud son N. V. t m r. “A comrade bright blithe and full of glee, Who dares to laugh out loud and free And let her frolic fancy play.” 32 FREDA LYON Revival Play, Vice-Pres. of Commuters Club, Commencement Physical Culture, Junior Song Day. “So, come what may, the mart’s in luck Who turns it all to glee, And laughing, cries, with honest puck, ' Good Lord! what fools ye he!’’ EDWARD MOSS Sharon, Mass. I A T, Vice-Pres. Men’s Club, Fresh, and Soph. Stunts, Soph, and Sen. Recitals, Revival Play, Commencement Pantomime. “Plays, in the many games of life, that one Where what he doth most value must be won.” JULIA E. BARRY, A. B. 91 Mt. Vernon Street New Bedford, Mass. Forensic Union, Newman Club. “Let me set my mournful ditty To a merry measure.” HARRY B. DAVIS 184 Walnut Street Putnam, Conn. f A T, Pres. President’s Club, Pres. Forensic Union, Pres. Men’s Club, Rep. Student Council, Soph. Stunt, Soph, and Jun. Recitals, Revival Play, Jun. and Sen. Debate. “Who if he rise to station of command , Rises by open means: and there will stand On honorable terms. " 33 IRMA LOUISE LEMKE 25 Barclay Street Albany, N. V. k F X Sec., Sen. Recitals, Men’s Club Play, May-day Fete, Soph, and Jun. Stunts, Revival Play, Year Book Staff ’28. “As more exposed to suffering and distress, 1 ' hence, also, more alive to tenderness. EDYTHE MacLEAN 38 Tuttle Street Cambridge, Mass. Commuter’s Club, Soph. Recitals. “I would be friend of all the foe, the friendless, I would be giving and forget the gift .” EDWARD WIES, B. S. 104 Webster Street Malden, Mass. J A T, President’s Club, Pres. Men’s Club, Forensic Union, Junior, Senior Debate, R. I. State Debate, Revival Play, I A T Play, Soph. Pan- tomime, Senior Recitals. Commencement Panto- mime. “M ho comprehends his trust and to the same Keep faithful with a singleness of aim.’ ' 34 Senior Class history Once upon a time, in the year nineteen twenty-five, there were over a hundred ambitious students looking for a place to study and lo ! one fine day in their wanderings they stumbled and fell joyfully upon Emerson College. They were greeted by their Senior sisters and soon they were organized into the Freshman Class of Emerson College. We were a very happy bunch of people and the result was that our happiness bubbled over into the Freshman Stunt, a three act play called “Sunshine.” Incidently it was the first time a play had ever been put on by the Freshman Class. The Sunshine and happiness of that year jumped right over into the next year so that we entertained the new Freshies right royally. Then one morning we invited the whole school to a most extraordinary thing, namely, “A Wedding Breakfast in Eifel Tower.” What a place to have a wedding breakfast and yet as a Sophomore Stunt it was quite “the thing.” Thus we had filled quite eventfullv two pages of our glorious history. One bright day we awoke to find ourselves Juniors in college. So we came dancing back and cheerfully faced the joys and sorrows that ebbed and flowed throughout the year. Of course we claim that our Junior Week was the best ever. It opened with the traditional Song Day, followed by a very successful stunt, “Alice in Faculty-land.” The week closed with the Prom and everyone said it was the best. Ahem! Then one day arrived that is never to be forgotten. It was the day we arrived back for our last year at old E. C. O. How quickly those three years had flown, and how we wished this one would creep ever so slowly, but lo! It too has flown and we are about to end the happiest days of our lives, the hours spent with our dear teachers and friends, but still we can look back upon an eventful year. First there was the Revival Play, “A Woman Killed With Kindness.” Though it was a very difficult play to produce, we are very happy to say it was a fine success. During Junior Week the usual battle in debate took place between the Juniors and Seniors and for the first time, since the idea was instigated by Mr. Connor eight years ago, the Seniors won ! Thanks to the Juniors, Sneak Day was enjoyed by all the Seniors especially since it followed the holiday. It now gives us great pleasure to announce that the Class of Twenty-nine are the founders of the Emerson College Insurance Endowment Fund. Through this fund the hopes and aspirations of Emerson will be fulfilled . Whereupon we discover that our days are numbered and that soon the last page of our history will have been turned, but we hope that when others look upon them in the years to come they will rejoice that such a Class passed through the portals of Emerson College. 35 Cmersion College In Boston town, of great renown, a famous college stands; To those behind it’s portals ’tis the fairest of all lands; Each year it sends some teachers out to carry on it’s work, And those who know this college best know that ’twill never shirk. It’s pupils come from every corner in the U. S. A. And write to all their friends hack home that they are here to stay; And those who come from foreign lands all say the self-same thing, And shout their praises till they make the old assembly ring. To me it seems like wonder-land and can’t be praised too high; Some day we hope it’s spire will reach clear up into the sky, So that it’s golden dome will shine far out across the sea, And mayhap bring some students here from dear old gay Paree! In ’30 we will celebrate our Golden Jubilee, And know our faithful graduates will come by land and sea, To help us make that day of days a wonder to behold To verify the statement that the Emerson heart’s of gold. 36 Eva S. Ramee Mildred Abrams " Milly ’ Pennsylvania Sarah Baker “Jerry " Rhode Island Ada Bruce “Jo " Massachusetts Florence Bucher “Peggy " New York Harriet Child “ Child ” Rhode Island Esther Cook “Pete” Massachusetts Elsie Diamond “Billie” Massachusetts Ida May Furshman “Idee” New Jersey 38 Marjorie Gould " Marge” Massachusetts E. Bernice Griffis " Bernie” Pennsylvania Louise Harlowe " Lou " Massachusetts Katherine Hartt " Kay” Massachusetts Eleanore Harvey " Bob” Connecticut Ellen Hathaway Massachusetts Gladys Hewitt " Pat” M aine Ruth Keith " Toot-to” Massachusetts 39 Dorothy Lavine “Dot” Massachusetts Elizabeth Leonard “Betty” Massachusetts Helen MacCann “Heck” Rhode Island Leona Myers “Lee” Rhode Island Zaroohie Noorjanian “Zari” Massachusetts Clare O’Donoghue “Clara” M assachusetts Marion Owen “Owen” Arkansas Ruth Parmelle “ Farm” Massachusetts 40 Freyda Pransky “Fre” Massachusetts Eva Ramee “Eve” M assachusetts Lillian Rosenthal “Kewpie” Massachusetts Helen Ross “Betsy” Massachusetts Jeanneatte Roussel " Jeannine ” Massachusetts Alice Ryan “ Al ” Massachusetts Thelma Schaefer " T It el” Illinois Elsie Swartz “Jacky” New York 41 Dorothy Shirley “Dot” Michigan Lillian Simpson " Sis” Massachusetts Edna Smith " Eddie " Massachusetts Mildred Stevens " M it key” New Jersey Catherine Sullivan " Kay” Massachusetts Virginia Turiello " Ginny” Massachusetts Beulah Tuxhill “ T ux” New York Pauline Walker " Paul” Massachusetts 42 Charlotte Thompson " Chari” Massachusetts Cathella Wright Kay " Massachusetts Winifred Wright " Winnie’ Florida Lucie Clark " Luce” Maine Gwendoline Crump " Crumpy” Connecticut Marie Devir " Devir” M assachusetts I eannette Dowling “ Nettie ” Massachusetts Elizabeth Laycock “Belly” Massachusetts 43 Jessie Richardson “Jessie " New York Junior Class History As we began on the third lap of our journey on the “Road to Learning, " we had an idea that we were probably the best Junior class Emerson has ever had (well at least the best one they’ve had this year). The first semester was spent mostly in preparing ourselves for the big activities during the second. And did we have ac- tivities? — Whoopee!! meaning Zounds! Egad! or what have you. — Of course, the minute we returned everyone was aware of the Juniors, but the first thing in which we shone was Junior Recitals, and we think we did pretty well there. Then came Junior week and what a week! We tried to make it the best Junior week ever, and we hope everyone liked the Stunt, and Song Day, the Debate and Prom. Every Junior who had anything to do with it worked to make it a success, and loved it! Right after Junior Week we started work on the Year Book and will any of us ever forget Kay selling subscriptions and Lou, Helen, and Kay selling tickets for the dance. That’s one new thing the Juniors did this year, the Year Book Dance, and we hope that the other classes will want to make it a precedent at Emerson. As this goes to the staff fifteen Juniors have already pledged themselves for endowment policies. We, the Juniors, love Emerson and have enjoyed this and our first two years and are looking forward to next year and its activities. 44 opijomore Class With vim, vigor, vitality and much whoopie we wide awake and wise Sophomores opened the doors of dear old Huntington Chambers Hall to a social for the new green Freshmen. Entertainment, food, music, hops, and laughter made the afternoon more than just fun. Thus we started off our year with a real boom!! It was indeed a great loss to the class to have to lose our splendid leader, President Sylvia Dworskv who was forced to leave because of the death of her father. How- ever spured onward by her influence Vice-President Louise Maguire took over the ruins and is now steering the class onward with great success. The planning of the best Sophomore pantomime ever is now under way and will no doubt be something “just a little different,” our slogan — We also have another mrprise in store for you in the form of a Sophomore dance which will probably take place the latter part of April. If w r e can have such a successful Sohpomore year, just think what’ll happen when we’re Seniors, ’cause the class of ’31 just can’t be beat. Esther Beckley, Secretary . 46 Jftfsfjman Class October with its variegated colors and its anticipation of cold, drab winter brought to Emerson a breath of Spring, a touch of fresh youthful green in the advent of the Freshman class. Guilelessly we attempted to conform with or even to surpass records formed by those who had previously acted as constituents of the lowest animal life at this great institution of learning. Incited by “Jo” Connor’s admiration which was made apparent by his statement to the effect that we were the best freshmen he had taught since the war, we daily strove to make the Colossal period a mere memory. Our chagrin was over-whelming when we were informed by the exalted upper classmen that Mr. Connor had declared the same opinion concerning every “frosh” class since 1918. Quaking with the customary fear, awe, and desire to please Mr. Kenney, we elled “whoa” with the proverbial fervor and perseverance attributed to those in our menial position. With what pride and elation we cherished the slightest en- couragement. “You’ll come along, little girl! You’ll come along!” At length we organized into an authorized class and elected “Andy” Mundy to iead us with “Gertie” Williams assisting as vice-president; “Fely” Strickland as treasurer; and “Mr.” Gardner Handy as secretary. Definitely established, we co- operated in order to produce an entertainment which would satisfy the faculty and other members of the school, and which would also prove worthy of our skill. To Esther Nighbert is given the credit of the authorship of the musical comedy, “A Scottish Tale” which was accepted with a great deal of applause. Eager to uphold the reputation which our predecessors have gained for us, we continue diligently to plod along, hoping that when we receive our hard-earned diplomas “Jo” Connor may sincerely say, “Here was a class! " Mary E. Jennings. 48 Jfofees Teacher — Do you know Lincoln’s Gettys- burg address? Pupil — I didn’t even know he lived there. Teacher — What are pauses? Pupil — They grow on cats. Husband — I had my mind made up to stay in to-night. Wife — But I have my face made up to go out. Mr. Ken ney — After vacation I shall begin to mark you. A girl — How ? Mr. Kenney — How? With a lead pencil ! “How’s the boss and his eternal triangle?’’ “Looks like its going to end in a wreck- tangle!” Teacher — What is a coat of mail? Pupil — A male coat. Teacher — Tell all you can about Long- fellow’s wife. Freshman — He was good to his wife. Definitions in a Test Vocation — A sound from the mouth. Incorruptible — Incapable of being boiled. Freshman in oral theme — -“His father died when he was eighteen months old. Teacher — And what did he have on his head ? Boy (dryly) — Hair. Teacher — Well I’m talking to you but I hope it isn’t my spirit you hear. Teacher — Did Chaucer live before or after Shakespeare? Student — He did ! Teacher — I am nine books short. Pupil — Let me have one of the short ones. Teacher — What do you know about the “Age of Pericles” in general ? Pupil — He was an old man. English teacher — Compare low Pupil — Low, dizzy, out. From a theme — Volcanoes are of two kinds, distinct and indistinct. Daughter — Oh heck! Look ma! I’ve stitched it up wrong, now what’ll I do? Mother — You know the saying — “As ye sew, so shall ye rip.” “Ma rie says she’s only been kissed twice!” “Twice is right! Once by Yale and once by Harvard.” First lady — I hear Louise had her face lifted. Second lady — V es, but when she got the bill it fell again. Edna Smith helping a student with the exercise, contracting and expanding of the waist, “Yes, that’s right. Let your hands follow. Just a minute! Are you breathing ?” The modern girl is divided up into distinct parts : Legs by Steinway Body by Fisher And necks by the hour The Pathfinder “Daughter,” called mother, “What did you do with that little sample of silk I showed you last week?” “Had the dressmaker make me a party dress out of it,” daughter replied. 49 Karbari) JBribgr St Jjhgljt The bridge as it’s seen in the day time Is alive with a merry throng Of students passing to and fro, And autos hurrying along. A continuous stream of traffic. Rumbles over and back ; Nothing of joyous spirit does this Old bridge seem to lack. But at dusk when the shadows lengthen, And the people have all gone home, The bridge stretches over the waters deep — Serene and calm — alone. The lamps that span it’s arch so wide, Dull the whole day long, Now burst into radiant light, That trembles as if in song. — B. J. H. Ivlin Did y ou ever watch the rain come down ; Come falling from the sky, And wish that you could be a drop And pass all trouble bv ? The little drops of rain just patter all night long, And play upon the roofs and trees Their merry, joyous song; But in the heart of one who listens All the long night through, The song is not so joyful — ’Cause the heart is very blue. The heart is missing someone Who is dearest of the dear, And the song, however joyful Cannot bring him near. Did y ou ever watch the rain come down ; Come falling from the sky, And wish that you could be a drop And pass all trouble by? — B. J. H. 52 li ong of ttjc g ca I’m for the lift of the green swells With the swirls of foam between, I ' m for the tip of the lifted craft, — And a far horizon clean. I want to be whipped by the stinging lash Of the winds that blow at sea, For the tingling smart of the salty spray ■ — Is a welcome hurt to me. After I’ve felt the tang on my tongue, And the rolling ever free, Then I’ll come back and begin again — Singing the song from the sea. I’m for the lift of the green swells With the swirls of foam between, I’m for the tip of the lifted craft — And a far horizon clean. ©ne i®f)o ings Like that far weary bird who sings Despite the falter of his wings Your gallant song is lilting down Along the dreay length of tiling ” Suppose the notes are curses wrung From out the hurting heart of you — The tune is not a pretty one! But none the less your music’s true. Then let them stop their stupid ears Not knowing it for melody, Swear on! Sing on !— A tinkers curse For praise! Sing on exultingly! 53 £ ut of ©arbness A summer evening, all things strangely still The last sweet bird song hushed on field and hill, From out a space, some far immensity, — Faint voices call. A listening soul, that hearing, can’t reply Nor yet can tell from whence has come that cry, Only, afar, there throbs in sympathy — One steadfast star. Snterlube Away from the life and lights of town I turn to cross the twilit common, The old wide spreading common : It is as if I walked out of the world Into a great gray quiet. All is a soft dim gray ness Etched about with still old trees. Willows over the hushed gray pond, Bent oaks, gracious dignity of English Elms Waiting, patient, in the soft dim grayness, The dear dim grayness. Even the lights on the little bridge ahead Are strangely dim, pale golden globes In grayness faintly luminous. Above, the gray clouds merge and vaguely pass Over the waiting trees, over the ashen pond ; These pass, and I, now as I reach the gate Pausing a moment more here in this pensive place, until Out of a great gray quiet I walk — Into the noise of town. 54 $oc tEempore M y soul is barren of a song, Gray rains fall in my heart, A dull ache ieats for need of that Wherein 1 have no part — W orship of every lonely thing Within me now is dearth, And lost the old responsive stir For miracles of earth. Yet may these autumn fires alight Flame o ' er my spirit’s cold And wake the leaping ecstasy That has been mine of old ; Scarlet, and crimson, leafless tree, Wonders that were, and are, Renew and lead me back again For I have wandered far. Slone The rain heats down on the pavement ; The street lamps cast their murky light Into the shadowy corners. All over, the Gloomy night is casting it’s blanket of despondency and gloom. Tis past the hour of the hustle And bustle that enlivens the streets all day; Everything is still, save for the occasional rumble of a passing car, — and the M onotonous drip, drip, drip of the rain On the pane of my window. It seems to be telling me a story; A taunting storv, just to make me feel M ore oppressed and down-hearted than before. This life 1 am leading is so dreary and Prosaic; the same old thing day after day; No one to share my troubles, or to allay the Pain of my aching heart. My soul cries forth — - My cries are all in vain — For all the world Is dear to me. 55 Cmersion College iAesibence Approaching its Golden Jubilee, now only a year away, Emerson took what is regarded as its Htst definite step toward an endowed institution “in a home of its own” when the College purchased the Hotel Ericson, a fine six-story apartment hotel at 373 Commonwealth Avenue, directly opposite the Harvard Club. 1 he building is equipped with a large dining room and kitchen, elevator service, a switchboard with room telephone service, electric lighting, bathrooms in both wings on each floor and other modern conveniences. The dining room, on the street floor, is 37 x 40 feet with two spacious alcoves. It will seat 125 persons comfortably. It has a handsome fireplace and leaded glass windows, serving room, pantry and kitchens are adjacent. At the right of the main entrance is a large reception room and at the left an equally spacious parlor. The elevator rises from the street lobby directly opposite the office. Living rooms and bedrooms on the upper floors are large, light and airy, with cheery fireplaces in the living rooms. The new College residence, Emerson Hall was informally dedicated shortly after the opening of the college year when alumni and friends of the College were invited to a housewarming, reception and inspection of the fine student home. Faculty and undergraduates were also guests of the occasion and joined in celebrating the acquisition of the first building in “a still greater Emerson’s home of :1s own.” Hope was many times expressed that 1929-30, Emerson ' s Golden Jubilee year, may bring definite steps toward a new College building to contain classrooms, executive offices, auditorium, theatre, laboratory workshops and other equipment in keeping with the new College residence and in step with Emerson’s growth in student enroll- ment and expansion in curriculum. In the receiving line at the housewarming were: Mrs. Annie T. Monteith, hostess and director of College residences; Miss Beatrice I. Pray, house superintendent; President and Mrs. Southwick, Dean Ross, Miss Lillian Born ; house president, and Miss Marjoire Manning ; president of the Student Government Association. 57 Class of ’29 pledges $14,000 of Endowment Insurance to Help Perpetuate Emerson and Erect New Building History was made for the Emerson College Endownment M ovement when over 75 per- cent of the members of the Senior Class, at a rousing student rally, gave individual pledges to take out $14,000 worth of Endowment insurance to help perpetuate “a still greater Emerson in a home of its own.” Not to be outdone, the under- classmen rose in a body to signify their promise to match the Seniors in this unexampled display of loyalty to Alma Mater. The Junior, Sophomore and Freshman classes aim to quadruple the sum pledged be- fore Commencement — a goal of more than $50,000 for the pres- ent student body this Spring! The members of Phi Alpha Tau, Emerson’s one active fra- ternity, was the first student organization to sign up 100 per cent. The Kappa Gamma Chi Sorority has pledged a $1,000 policy with Miss Lois Teal, registrar of the College, as the insured. Miss Teal herself already had subscribed for a $250 policy. The Menorah Society, one of tile first student organizations to respond, pledged a $250 policy. And so the movement grows. 58 kXV -W l 60 llappa (gamma Clji Founded: 1890 at Ohio Weslyan Established at Emerson College of Oratory 1902 Alpha — Emerson. College of Oratory, Boston, Mass. Colors — Green and white Jewels — Emerald and pearl Flowers — Li ly-of-the- valley HONORARY MEMBERS Mrs. H. L. Southwick Mrs. H. S. Ross Mrs. W. H. Kenney Mrs. A. K. Black Miss Ethel Bailey Miss Adelaide Patterson Miss Marjorie Knapp Mrs. P. Leitner Mrs. Gertrude Kay Mrs. Sarah Kelley OFFICERS President Jean Nelson Vice-President Charlotte Thompson Secretary La Verne Schud Treasurer Gertrude Knowles Sergeant-at-A ruts Ruth Harris Elizabeth Langille Betty Harrington Rachel Spinney 61 PLEDGES Grace Healy Marion Brown Ruth Weaver Frances Motherway CHAPTER HOUSE — 202 Bay State Road, Boston, Mass. In the early fall, the girls of Kappa Gamma Chi opened their new home by a house tea for the faculty and students of Emerson College. The chapter gave receptions in honor of Mrs. Southwick and Miss Eunice Howard. Pour dances have been given throughout the year for the endowment fund. The sorority has taken out a thousand dollar life insurance policy on Miss Lois Teal, one of its members, for the benefit of the endowment. 62 $5f)i Mu (gamma Zeta — University of Washington, Seattle, Wash. Colors — Black and Tourquoise blue Flowers — Sweetheart rose, and for-get-me-not Jewels — Turquoise and pearls HONORARY MEMBERS President, H. L. Southwick Mr. Joseph E. Connor Mrs. E. Charleton Black Mrs. Frances S. Pote Mr. Belford Forrest Mrs. Julia Roupp Mr. Francis T. McCabe ASSOCIATE MEMBER Mary Winn Bullock Grand Vice-President ACTIVE MEMBERS 1929 Starr Allyn Lillian Born Louise Collins Laura Converse Priscilla Lois Dow Margaret Harris Hope James Margaret Lenigan Paine Marjorie Amy Bell MacKinnon Marjorie Manning Betty Lou Moore Madeline Miller allely 63 1930 Louise Harlow Eleanor Harvey 1931 Esther Beckley Elizabeth Cushman PLEDG Joan Finzel Evelyn Haney M arcella Hayden Mary Jennings Dorothy Krock Georgess Boomhower Dorothy Bryden Mildred " Buchanan Catherine Burkholder Edith Dineen Ruth Parmelee Lillian Simpson M ildred Jones Molly McDonald Annette Mundy Lillian Munsen M ary Margaret Osterloh Barbara Palmer Marian Quin Audrey Richert Rosemary Richmond Ann Ryan Elizabeth Towne Virginia Turiello CHAPTER HOUSE — 189 Bay State Road, Boston, Mass. Phi Mu Gamma started her social year with an At Home on November 4. December 8 found the chapter house decorated for a tea dance, in honor of our new pledges. The day after the Junior Prom, Phi Mu gave an open tea dance, and needless to say, the sixteenth of February did not find the house empty. 1 his year, our annual scholarship play was “Hay Fever,” by Noel Coward, and we had as our director, Mrs. Christina Davidson, a professional coach of Radcliffe and Harvard. Our second semester pledges were feted at a tea on March 24 at the Brick Oven. The most important event of our year is the National Convention of Phi Mu Gamma, which is to be held in Boston for the first time in several years, May 3rd, 4th, and 5th. Eleanor Harvey, President. 65 •piji iUlpija ®au Founded, Emerson College of Oratory, 1902 Alpha — Emerson College of Oratory, Boston, Mass. Beta — University of Wisconsin, Madison. Wis. Gamma — University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Neb. Delta — Leland Stanford University, Berkeley, Calif. Epsilon — University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn. Zeta — Carroll College, Waukesha, Wis. Theta — Northwestern College, Napeville, 111. Iota — Liniversity of Kansas, Lawrence, Kan. Kappa — Syracuse University, Syracuse, N. Y. Lambda — University of Texas, Austin, Tex. Mu — University of Oklahoma, Norman, Okla. Nu — Pacific University, Forest Grove, Ore. Omicron — State Agricultural College, Manhattan, Kan. Pi — University of Arkansas, Fayettville, Ark. Xi — University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich. ACTIVE MEMBERS Henry Lawrence Southwick Robert Howes Burnham Joseph Edward Connor Warren Goddard Edward Irving Moss Russell White Harris Leo Carroll Clyde Dow Edward Wies Harry Davis 67 68 Isngma ©elta €l)t CHAP I ER HOUSE, 188 Bay State Road, Boston, Mass. Colors — Orchid and green Jewel — Pearl Flowers — Red rose and lily-of-the-vallev HONORARY MEMBERS Lois Teal Joseph Connor Belford Eorrest Amelia Green Wyner Harry L. Kozal President . . . . Vice-President Secretary . . . . Treasurer . . . OFFICERS Anne R. Soforenko . Helen I). Abrams . . . Ruth L. Simon . Rosamond Siegal ACTIVE MEMBERS 1929 Helen D. Abrams Marie Louise Kullman Anne R. Soforenko Ruth Louise Simon Mildred Abrams Rosamond Siegal Leona Ruthstein Edna 1930 Anne Rosen 1931 Evelyn Cohen Anne Hoffman Lowenberg 69 PLEDGES Faye Garber Lenore Goldberg Sylvia Goldenson Mii -DRED LOENTHAL Esther Nighbert Blanche Shapero Esther Urdangen Beatrice Wolf Sigma Delta Chi in the second year of its existence maintained its purpose of preserving a well balanced social and scholastic sorority which has entered with elevated spirit and identified itself with the ideals of the college. A series of informal tea dances given throughout the year together with the formal given the night after the Junior Prom are high lights in the social life of the sorority. Sigma Delta Chi has worked most faithfully on the Endowment Insurance and has taken out many policies. , §8f ?I2 MVAS 70 Zeta -p|jt €ta Founded Phi Eta Segina 1893, Zeta Phi Eta, 1908 Alpha — Emerson College, Boston, Mass. Beta — Northwestern Univ., Evanston, Illinois Gamma — Drake Univ., Des Moines, Iowa Delta — Syracuse Univ., Syracuse, N. Y. Epulon — Brenan College, Gainesville, Ga. Zeta — Southern Methodist Univ., Dallas, Texas Eta — Univ. of Southern Calif., Los Angeles, Cal. Theta — Coe College, Cedar Rapids, Iowa Iota — Wesley College, Grand Fork, North Dakota Kappa — Washington Univ., St. Louis, Mo. Colors — Rose and white Jeivel — Pearl Flower — La France Rose HON( RARY MEMBERS Edward Philip FIicks Ella G. Stockdale Mary E. Gatghell E. Charlton Black Rev. Allen A. Stockdale Sarah Ne Agnes Knox Black Claude Fisher Henry L. Southwick Elizabeth M. Barnes Bertel G. Willard . Dowling ASSOCIATE MEMBERS Maude G. Hicks Gertrude Chamberlin Gertrude I. McQuesten Elvie B. Willard Elsie R. Riddell Klonda Lynn Meade Seawell President Vice-President . Secretary Cor. . Secretary Rec. . Marshal Social Chairman Treasurer OFFICERS Eleanor Snyder Barbara Butterfield . Jeannette Scheidt Catherine Sullivan Thelma Welles Arline Connery Mary Crooks 71 72 ACTIVE MEMBERS 1929 Mae Brown Arline Connery Barbara Butterfield Mary Crooks Marian Byrne Eleanor Snyder Thelma Welles 1930 Jeannette Dowling Ellen Hathaway M arion Owen Constance Riley Catherine Sullivan 1931 Nancy Atwell Rosamond MacRae Margaret Ryan Jeannette Scheidt PLEDGES Mary Frances Bell Marian Crutcher Ione Dennis Leahdell Dudley Elizabeth Newcomb Margaret O’Donnell Elizabeth Shearer Ruth Short Felicie Strickland Marian Wall Gertrude Williams Virginia Young CHAP I ER HOUSE — 919 Beacon Street, Boston, Mass. Zeta Phi Eta opened her new chapter house at 919 Beacon Street on November 11 with the Annual Colonial Tea. After the Christmas holidays a house dance was given in honor of the pledges. On April the 17th and 18th three one act plays were presented by the Zeta Toy Theatre. These plays were directed by Jeanette Dowling of the Junior Class, with Mr. Forrest acting as advisory director. The plays given were, The High Hill by Jeanette Dowling, The Angel Intrudes by Floyd Dell, and Boccaccio’s Untold Tale by Harry Kemp. Both performances were well attended by the faculty, students and friends. Plans are now underway for the Annual Endowment Zamboree which this year will take the form of a Modernistic Dance. Arline Connery 73 ®o § ou— iflp Jfrienb As 1 wandered along down Life’s merry path, I searched for a friend with whom 1 could laugh ; For a friend who would always be cheerful and gay. As we’d journey together down Life’s joyous way. And 1 finally found her — the one that 1 sought — The gayest and liveliest friend of the lot. As 1 wandered along down Life’s dreary path, 1 searched for a friend who would always take half ; Who would share all my troubles ; my pain to allay ; As we trudged on together down Life’s weary way. And 1 finally found her — the one that 1 sought — - The kindest, most helpful friend out of the lot. As 1 wandered along down Life’s holy path, Through the goodness and evil of which there is half; Through the tears and the laughter of every new day, 1 took with me a staunch and true friend on the way. I had found her — the one 1 so long had sought — The finest and dearest friend out of the lot. Need 1 tell you, my friend, that I’m thinking of you? You, who have made all my sky turn to blue; You, who have made Life’s task worth the while; With your hand stretched to help, and your wonderful smile; You, Pal O’Mine, you’re the one that I sought — The truest and only real friend of the lot. — B. J. H. 74 % Commuters Club After a short interval, the Commuters of Emerson College have again felt the need of organization both for mutual benefit and more efficient service to the school. With the cooperation of Dean Ross, the Commuters Club has been organized, it’s officers elected, room five hundred and sixteen secured as a rest room and meeting place, and committees appointed to carry out the year’s activities. 1 he officers elected at the first meeting held in Jan. 1929 are President, Eva Ramee ; vice-president, Freda Lyon ; treasurer, Ethel Strange ; secretary, Leon Ricker. Among the first practical tasks of the club was the furnishing and decorating of the new Commuter’s room. By a system of contributions and mutual interest under the guidance of Miss Dorothy Kennison, plans are in progress for making room five sixteen an extremely attractive rendezvous. The old emblem of the former Commuters Club had been retained and a com- mittee is getting a new supply of the attractive little pins to he worn by active members. Just being a commuting Emersonian does not automatically make one a member of the Commuters Club. It is necessary to be officially enrolled, pay the dollar decided upon as dues, and attend a reasonable number of meetings, showing interest in the activities of the organization. All commuters who wish to observe these conditions are cordially invited to become members. The outstanding activity of the Commuter’s Club this year has been an informal dance held in Huntington Chambers Hall on March twenty-second. As the first social appearance of the club, it was pleasantly successful although due to the season, and other school activities it was not financially the success the staff might have wished for to increase the treasury fund. The present quota of active members are full of enthusiasm for their new undertaking, hope that many more of their fellow commuters will join them, and plan a pleasant and successful year for nineteen twenty-nine to thirty. 76 jflenorafj Society President Bessie Hochberg Vice-President Ida Mae Furshman Secretary Edna B. Smith Treasurer Sarah Baker Chairman of Executive Com Edith Belin The Menorah Society, organized in 1913, had the most successful year known in i ts history at Emerson. In its essence, the Menorah Society symbolizes Judaism, standing for the strengthening and furthering of Jewish ideals and principles. Its programs are of both a cultural and social value. The society opened its season with an acquaintance tea to all the Jewish Fresh- men. It was held at Nan’s Kitchen, and the members and future members met and had a merry time. From that time on, the organization met bi-monthly. In consistence with the precedent formal of ’28, a similar dance was given at the Copley Plaza Flotel, the receipts of which went to the scholarship fund, given each year to a needy student. This proved a phenomenal success and was heretofore referred to as the “Miniature Junior Prom! " The society did much along cultural lines: perhaps the high light of the tear in the eyes of the members was the great pleasure derived from bringing to a Thursday morning chapel, Rabbi Irving Miller of Chelsea. His message was so appreciably received that the society hopes to repeat the invitation. Along with its work, the society organized an entertainment group, answering the calls of various religious and charitable institutions in Greater Boston. Included among these was the program given the Fellowship Society, directed by Rev. Jump, the group which met our girls at Temple Israel. The nurses and internes at the new Beth Israel Hospital were likewise entertained. The society furnished a playlet at the Hadassah Carnival at the Hotel Statler, the receipts of which were for charitable purposes. The final event of the season was a “get-to-gether” of all the members at Emerson Hall. 77 Jletoman Cluti OFFICERS President Isobel Collins Treasurer Margaret Brean Secretary Jane Holland The year of nineteen hundred and twenty-eight and nineteen hundred and twenty-nine has been a successful and interesting one for the Newman Club. The first notable event took place on January the eighteenth, when the Louis Pasteur Club of Tufts College, combined with our club, held a very successful in- formal dance at the University Club. Two weeks later an event of an entirely different nature took place in the form of a retreat for college girls at the Cenacle. This proved of great intellectual as well as spiritual value to those who attended. ' I ' lie following Sunday Miss Alice Lang read three of Dennis McCarthy’s poems in honor of him at a tea in the Catholic League House at which Mr. McCarthy was present. The greatest success of the year was on the second week-end in April when the Federation of Catholic College Clubs held its convention in Boston. ' The convention opened with a formal dance in the Crystal Room of the Hotel Kenmore on Friday night. It was followed on Saturday by a Business Meeting and Tea Dance at the University Club. Miss Isobel Collins attended the National Convention at Toronto, Canada, last July and cast a vote for the Emerson Club in the election of national officers. We hope to be able to send a delegate to the convention this year which is to be held at Cincinnati, Ohio. 78 Respectfully submitted, Jane Holland, Secretary. outf)ern Clutj OFFICERS President Vice-President Secretary- T reasurer Betty Lou Moore . Thelma Wells . . . Marion Owen Scotia Ballard Mary Frances Bell Lillian Born Mary Louise Cullman Marion Crutcher Helen Fish Ethel Kenorer Miriam Milton Betty Lou Moore ARGARET OsTERLOW Genny Pond Elsie Shelfer Ruth Simon Thelma Wells Gertrude Williams Beatrice Wolfe Winifred Wright MEMBERS Marion Owen Mary M The Southland has been represented at Emerson this year by eighteen enthusiastic girls- The girls of 1927-28 welcomed the new members to the club at tea early in October, 1928. Our chief activity of the year was a stunt ; “A Dixie Birthday,” written and directed by our own dear Elsie. As a gift to the college we gave another book to add to the southern library which we hope to see grow year by year. 79 president’s Club A President’s Club composed of the presiding officers of all the active student groups at Emerson, was organized recently with Harry Davis, head of the Forensic Union, as president; Warren Goddard, president of Phi Alpha Tau, as vice-president, and Anne Soforenko, president of Sigma Delta Chi, as secretary-treasurer. The object of the new club is to secure greater co-operation among the student organizations, which now number nineteen, by bringing together the leaders of the various groups. These nineteen active student organizations at Emerson reflect not only the lemarkable growth of the student body in recent years, but the advance which has been made in providing a wholesome college life. The organizations now active include six clubs, four sororities, one fraternity, and four other organizations besides the four classes. The clubs are: President’s, Southern, Canadian, Commuters, Newman and Men’s Clubs. The sororities are: Kappa Gamma Chi, Phi Mu Gamma, Zeta Phi Eta and Sigma Delta Chi. The fraternity is Phi Alpha Tau. Then there are the Emerson V. W. C. A., the Menorah Society, the Forensic Union, and the Student Government Association. The four classes bring the total to nineteen. President Southwick, as head of the College, is a member of the new President’s Club, Dean Ross taking his place in his absence. The house president of Emerson Hall, the new College Residence, is also included in the membership. 80 §?. 3H. C. !H. (Greetings As a perennial flower breaks through the ground after a long winter’s rest, so the Emerson Y. W. C. A. was revived after an extended period of inactivity. The entire year has been Spring time for the association since its whole attempt has been to push up shoots that would break down a rugged wall of prejudice and indifference; to spread out in an effort to reach as many people as possible and to grow definitely toward a goal, an ideal. Progress has been achieved but slowly and as the year draws to a close we look back a bit wistfully and wish that, as an association we could have done more, have meant a great deal more to every one. et there comes at the same time a glow of satisfaction when we consider that the seed is now well planted and with the care- ful nurture which it will receive, the Y. W. C. A. of Emerson will blossom into a lovely meaningful thing. The officers of the association were elected about the middle of the first semester at a delightful tea held in the Parish House of the Old South Church. With the officers elected and a cabinet of able girls chosen, plans were started to revive an organization which had become only a name in the college. These girls hoped to found the association on stronger, broader principles that it might have vision enough to meet the needs of the students and to make its threefold purpose a concrete thing in each member’s life. The opening of the new student rooms at 140 Clarendon Street gave a fresh and lovely impetus to our growth. Here are all students welcomed at any time. Girls are urged to come for fun, fellowship, quiet, rest, to read, play, study or talk. In these beautifully appointed rooms, which the hard work of certain splendid women has made possible for students of greater Boston, is the opportunity to make friend- ships, have interesting contacts with all types of people, to find solutions to many troublesome problems and to rekindle or strengthen a somewhat latent faith. It is the earnest hope of the present leader of the association that Emerson students will make these rooms their own, will learn to love and cherish them because of the mem- ories or contacts which they hold. Behind the entire Y. W. C. A. movement lies that spirit of seeking truth and beauty, which we are trying to inculcate into Emerson students. It atempts to broaden vision and outlook, to give new life interests and purposes, and to create and instill a new spirit of understanding and sympathy. In our efforts to truly follow the purpose which is “to live a full and creative life through a growing knowledge of God, to have a part in making this life possible for all people and to seek to understand Jesus and follow him,” we cannot but grasp a new and significant grip on life. It is this which the association hopes to bring to all our students and we feel sure it will “Carry On” through the succeeding years. Life? and worth living? Yes, with each part of us — Hurt of us, help of us, hope of us, heart of us, Life is worth living Ah ! with the whole of us, Will of us, brain of us, senses and soul of us Is Life worth living? Aye, with the best of us , Heights of us, depths of us Life is the test of us! 81 tubent (government Association President Marjorie Manning Vice-President Elsie Shelfer Secretary- Treasurer Anne R. Soforenko The Student Government Association consists of the associating officers and the senate. The Student Senate consists of the Associating officers, the house presidents, the class presidents, and two representatives from each class. During this scholastic r ear of 1928 to 1929 the Student Government Association under the able leadership of Miss Marjorie Manning, has splendidly fulfilled its obligations. After a great deal of earnest effort on the part of the association and the entire student body the Proctor Honor System was installed and proved most successfu l. It is with great confidence that we place the reins in the hands of the Junior Class for we know they will “carry on”. 82 CmerSontan jfetaff Editor-in-chief Picture Editor Literary Editor Art Editor Business Manager Advertising Manager Assistant Advertising Manager . . Winifred Wright . Virginia Turiello Ruth Keith Jeannette Roussel Catherine Sullivan Sarah Baker . . . . Louise Harlow 83 Know All Men by These Presents, that we, the Class of 1929, in the College of Emerson, City of Boston, County of Suffolk, and State of Massachusetts, considering the short duration of this life, which we are now living, and being of sound mind and memory, do make, declare and publish this our last will and testament. First. We bequeath to the Senior Class of 1930, the ingenuity, the rectitude and idealism, which we have fostered. Be it theirs to put these into practice! Second. To the aforesaid class, we leave also these designated gifts: the privilege of addressing intimately the members of the faculty, when such members are not present; our unprecedented attendance-record in Browning class; the treasured alibi of the Senior Class of 1929, “I keep inviolate and hold tenderly, the classic, emerald curtains of Huntington Chambers; and the unalterable privilege of assuming a dignity on all state occasions. I hese gifts to be passed on unsullied from over-use to succeeding Senior Classes. Third. To the Sophomores, we leave the sole right to criticize and correct the incoming Senior Class. This power to be wielded on every occasion, providing the aforesaid class fails to eulogize and exalt their intellectual and altogether praiseworthy predecessors — the class of 1929. Fourth. To the Freshman, realizing their worth and ability, we leave our standards to uphold and carry on. To the joys and sorrows (Popularly called con- structive and destructive criticism) of four years spent in these classrooms and corridors. Fifth. We leave to the faculty the privilege of recalling our virtues and for- getting our vices. We leave also our heart-felt gratitude in payment for the annoy- ance and perplexity we have given them. Sixth. We name Mr. Batchelor as executor of this our will. We realize his sterling worth and know f him to be capable of carrying out our w ill. In testimony whereof, we here subscribe our name, and affix our seal, this the twenty-ninth day of May, in the year of our Lord one thousand nine hundred and twenty-nine. Senior Class of Emerson College of Oratory, Attorney , Lillian Born. Witnesses : — Senior Class 84 (HP 86 87 Senior ivftnlial |3lap Again one of Emerson’s annual revivals of Old English drama has won the commendation of public and press. A large and discriminating audience applauded and the dramatic critics highly praised the Senior class’ rivival of Thomas Heywood’s domestic tragedy, “A Woman Killed with Kindness,” under the direction of Mr. Belford Forrest of the faculty. The Transcript’ s dramatic critic said of the performance: “As it progressed it became fresh and vital. In part this was due to a skilled and scholarly direction, in part to a performance by young actors who sought to interpret Hevwood rather than themselves and who, without the effort being obvious, gave readings which brought out the exact meaning of the lines enhanced by an ability, at the same time, to give full value to the rhythm of the Elizabethan verse and the Elizabethan prose. Certainly Hevwood had as competent interpretation as can be given him in these new days of naturalistic acting, which unfits so many pro- fessional players for acting in ‘the grand manner’. “The performance was excellent in its essentials: quick paced but not unduly hurried, the speeches projected with discretion and the technical ability to be expected by an institution which stresses expression. The students were largely responsible for the scenery and costuming, both adequate, the scenery being especially well designed for quick changes on a small stage.” 88 Community ©tama Community Drama Students Serve Forty Neighborhood Centers Students in the Community Drama Course at Emerson are receiving practical training at forty-two of the neighborhood houses and other community centers of Greater Boston to supplement their classroom study. This is an increase over last year of ten centers and Mrs. Gertrude Binley Kay, who conducts the course expects that Emerson girls will be serving more than fifty centers before the year is up. One neighborhood has as many as eight girls; another has six. The course for Juniors embraces: Functions of clubs, for young and old; story telling; oral dramatization; production of children’s plays, pantomimes and operettas, and production of plays for young and older people. The Senior Class has been doing more advanced work this year, taking up Civic Theatre production, Greek drama, festivals and pageants. 89 Sctibities; November November November November November November December December December December December December January January January January January 13 — Emerson College Club of Boston, program by club members. 14 — Artists Recital Course, “Coriolanus,” Rollo A. Tallcott, Huntington Chambers Hall, 8 p. m. 15 — Thursday Lecture Course, Leon H. Vincent, Huntington Chambers Hall, 10 :30 a. m. 17 — Children’s 1 heatre, “Master Skylark, " Huntington Chambers Hall, 2:15 p. m. 21 — Artists Recital Course, “Hamlet, " Edward Abner Thompson, Hunt- ington Chambers Hall, 8 p. m. 22 — Thursday Lecture Course, Walter Prichard Eaton, “Shaw and O’Neill — A contrast in Modern Drama.” Huntington Chambers Hall, 10:30 a. m. 6 — Founder’s Day exercises, Huntington Chambers Hall, 10:30 a. m. Annual revival of Old English Drama, “A Woman Killed with Kindness,” Fine Arts Theatre, 8 p. m. 1 1 — Emerson College Club meeting, Airs. Agnes Knox Black, at home of M rs. William Waterhouse, 46 Lake Avenue, Melrose. 13 — First Senior Recital, Huntington Chambers Hall, 10:30 a. m. 15 — Children’s Theatre Play, “Fra Angelico,” Huntington Chambers Hall, 2:15 p. m. 20 — Second Senior Recital, Huntington Chambers Hall, 10:30 a. m. 21 — Newman Club Christmas play, “Why the Chimes Rang,” Hunting- ton Chambers Hall, 10:30 a. m. 8 — -Emerson College Club meeting, Mr. Belford Forrest speaker, home of Airs. G. DeWitt Dowlling, 928 East Fourth Street, South Boston, 8 p. m. 10 — Deans’ Lecture Course, Rabbi Irving Miller, Huntington Chambers Hall, 10:30 a. m. 11 — President’s Club Endowment meeting, presentation of portrait of Dr. Black, Huntington Chambers Hall, 10:30 a. m. 17 — Third Senior Recital, Huntington Chambers Hall, 10:30 a. m. 24 — Tourth Senior Recital, Huntington Chambers Hall, 10:30 a. m. 90 January January February February February February February F ebruary February February February February February March March March March March March April April April April April May 26 — Children’s Theatre Play, “Jack and the Beanstalk,” Huntington Chambers Hall, 2:15 p. m. 31 — Final Senior Recital, Huntington Chambers Hall, 10:30 a. m. -I — Debate with Wells Memorial Institute, Munroe Hall (Room 210) at Emerson 8 p. m. 7 — First Junior Recital, 10:30 a. m. 9 — Emerson College Alumni Club of New York dance, Wellesley Solarium, The Barbizon, New York City, 8 p. m. 12 — Emerson College Club of Boston, reading by Mr. Joseph E. Connor, at home of Mrs. E. Mark Sullivan, 25 William Jackson Avenue, Brighton, 8 p. m. I- 1 — Second Junior Recital, 10:30 a. m. 15 — Song Day exrcises, opening of Junior Week, 10:30 a. m. Juniot Prom., Longwood Towers, 9 p. m. 18 — Evening School closing exercises with Faculty play, 8 p. m. 20 — Junior Stunt, “Innocents Abroad,” 10:30 a. m. 21 — Junior-Senior Debate, 10:30 a. m. 23 — Children’s Theatre Play, “Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves, " 2:15 p. m. 28 — Third Junior Recital, 10:30 a. m. 7 — Final Junior Recital, 10:30 a. m. Debate with American University of Washington, I). C., 8 p. m. 12 — Emerson College Club of Boston, reading by President Southwick, Emerson College Residence, 8 p. m. N — First Sophomore Recital, 10:30 a. m. 21 — Second Sophomore Recital, 10:30 a. m. 23 — Children’s Theatre Play, “The Little Lame Prince,” 2:15 p. m. 28 — Sophomore Stunt, (annual pantomime), 10:30 a. m. II — Third Sophomore Recital, 10:30 a. m. 17 — Zeta Toy Theatre, Zeta House, 919 Beacon Street, 8 p. m. 18 — Zeta Toy Theatre, Zeta House, 919 Beacon Street, 8 p. m. 20 — Children’s Theatre Play, “ The Patchwork Girl of Oz,” 2:15 p. m. 25 — Freshman Stunt, 10:30 a. m. 2 — Phi Alpha Tau fraternity play, “Birthright,” 10:30 a. m. 91 Mentor Recitals December 13 I. 1 he Patsv — Margaret Penny an Barry Connors II. The Lamp and the Bell — Ahbie Grant .Edna St. Vincent Millay III. T he Truth About George — Jeannette Hers lion P. G. W ODE HO USE IV. ' lie — Leo Carroll December 20 I. Luck O’ Land — Jennie Pond Adele Dowling II. Smiling Through — Iva Seeley III. Lire Congo — Irma Lem Ice Vachel Lindsay IV. Moonshine — Lillian Born .Arthur Hopkins January 17 I. Dikkon’s Dog — Edward Moss II. ’( )p-o-Me Thumb — Olive Pride . . • . III. The Miracle — Mary U hedon . . Mary Roberts Rinehart IV. Quality Street, Act I — Betty Lon Moore Sir James Barrie Januan 24 I. Saint Joan, Act I — Dorothy 1 alieant . . . . .George Bernard Shaw II. Before Breakfast — Lois Dow Eugene O’Nf.ili. ill. Irish Melodies — Alice Lang a. The Fields of Ballyclare .Dennis McCarthy h. Queens .Dennis McCarthy c. The Leprechaun .Dennis McCarthy d. Blarney Castle Samuel Lover e. Love Making ..Patrick Chalmers IV Pompey the Great — Warren Goddard John Masefield Januan 31 I. Anthony and Anna, Act 1 — Phyllis Lyth St. John Ervine II. Cyrano de Bergerac, Balcony Scene — Isohel De Prates Edmond Rostand III. The Sea — Hope James a. The Valediction John Masefield b. Barnacles Sidney Lanier c. Sea Sorcen Richard Le Gallienne d. Tide River Charles Kingsley IV. The Garroters — Edward H ies William Dean Howells 92 1 . II. III. IV. HI. IV. I. II. III. I. II. III. IV. V. Junior Centals; February 7 And Sealing Wax — Edna Smith Confessions — Ellen Hathaway Renascence — Mildred Stevens Sham — E. Katherine Hartt . Montague Perry A. Conan Doyle Edna St. Vincent Millay Frank Tompkins February 14 His Father’s Son — Marion Owen Mary Roberts Rinehart Ril ' d Notes — Elizabeth Lay cock a. The Lark ...... .Robert Service b. The Thrush Edward Sill c. House Hunting Arthur Guiterman b. Birds Moira O’Neill At the Sign of the Cleft Heart — Virginia T uriello I heodosia Garrison The Jazz Singer, Act I — Ereyda Pransky .Samson Raphaeison February 28 How He Lied to Her Husband — Florence Stuart G. Bernard Shaw Out of the Silence — Katherine Sullivan a. The House with Nobody in It Joyce Kilmer b. Listeners • Walter De Le Mare c. Asking for Roses Robert Frost Tristram — Jeannette Dowling Edwin Arlington Robinson March 7 Wurzel Flummery — Sarah Baker Behind the Horizon — Marion Crutcher The Old Place — Ruth Keith Homespun Poems — Beulah Tuxill a. The House Owners b. Lullaby c. To the Baby d. Advice Messer Marco Polo — Clyde Dow A. A. Mii.ne . . .Eugene O’Neill Original Edgar Guest Edgar Guest Edgar Guest Edgar Guest Donn Byrne 93 Sophomore Recitals March 14 I. Casting the Play — Frances Flewitt II. His Japanese Wife — Rosamond Taylor . III. Phe Florist Shop — Clara Wagner IV. Catesby — Jeannette Scheldt V. I he Rescue — Sylvia Goldenson March 21 Pan Pipes — Mildred Brenner Constance Wilcox Thursday Evening — Rosamond Seigel .Christopher Morley The Baggage — Mary Conover Bertha Moore The Critic on the Street Car — Edna Loewenberg Lily Carthew The Man Without a Head — Josef Lorenzo Thanhouser and Foster April 11 I. After the Wedding — Esther Berkley Lindsley Barbee II. Follow ers — Alary 1 ranees Bell Harold Brighouse III. The Rosebud Wall Paper — Laura Nye Amy Lowell IV. The Music Master — Harry Parness Charles Klein I. II. III. IV. V. Lily Carthew Grace Griswold Winifred Hawkridge . . . • • Percival Wii.de Rita Smith 94 Commencement program Saturday, May 25 2:00 p. m. — May Festival Huntington Chambers Hall 8:00 p. in. — Pantomime and Physical Culture Exhibition t ine Arts Theatre Sunday, May 26 7 :30 p. m. — Baccalaureate Service Speaker, Rev. Gardiner Day Trinity Church Monday, May 27 2:00 p. m. — Recital Huntington Chambers Hall 8:00 p. m. — Debate Huntington Chambers Hall Resolved: “That the Democratic Party Has Outlived Its Usefulness.” Tuesday, M ay 28 2:00 p. m. — Recital Huntington Chambers Hall 8:00 p. m. — Play Repertory Theatre “The Swan” by Frank Molnar Wednesday, May 20 12:00 m. — A1 umni Meeting Emerson Hall 373 Commonwealth Avenue 1:00 p. m. — Alumni Luncheon Emerson Hall 8:00 p. m. — Commencement Exercises Huntington Hall 40] Boylston Street Address by Hamlin Garland 05 tHloultni ' t 3lt iBt 3f Elsie wasn’t busy? Sunny wasn’t happy? Hope wasn’t playing the piano? Dot wasn’t talking? Olive wasn’t neat? Lillian wasn’t debating? Lou wasn’t at a movie? Kay wasn’t asking for money ? W innie wasn’t working on the Year Book? Lois was ragged ? Astrid giggled ? Mary’s hair wasn’t golden ? Irma was timid? Julia was quiet? Edith was thin ? Mickey didn’t have a man? Freda wasn’t dancing? The Seniors weren’t loyal ? The Juniors weren’t full of pep? The Sophomores weren’t conceited? The Freshmen weren’t green? ong Hits All By Yourself in the Moonlight . . ■ Elizabeth Making Whoopee Pete Honey Betty Lou My Necessity Prili. Moonlight and Roses Lillian Girl of My Dreams Mike Me and the Man in the Moon zzy 1 Love Me Peggy Lonely Night Ethel Why Do I Love You? Tibbals Sonny Boy Warren Can ' t Help Lovin’ That Man Hoi.ia 96 EMERSON COLLEGE OF ORATORY HENRY LAWRENCE SOUTHWICK, President FORTY-NINTH SCHOLASTIC YEAR, 1928-29 First Semester Opened in September Second Semester Opened February ! English Literature, Pedagogy, Rhetoric, Dramatic Art, Play Writing, Story Telling, Anatomy, Physiology and Physical Culture, Lectures, Readings and Recitals. Scientific and Practical Work in Every Department. FOUR - YEAR COURSE WITH DEGREE OF BACHELOR OF LITERARY INTERPRETATION In the College Residence the student enjoys till the pleasures and privileges o) college life under the protection of a well- regulated home, a resident matron being in charge. For Catalogue and further information address HARRY SEYMOUR ROSS, Dean 30 HUNTINGTON AVE. - BOSTON, MASS. 97 Compliments of The EMERSON COLLEGE RESIDENCE Compliments Compliments of of KAPPA GAMMA CHI PHI ALPHA TAU Compliments Compliments of of ZETA PHI ETA PHI MU GAMMA 98 Compliments of SIGMA DELTA CHI Compliments of A FRIEND Compliments of SOL. ASHBERG Compliments of THE MARIE JEANNE BEAUTY SHOPPE G. E. Foster, Prop. 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