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ARCHIVES 1 ' I ' , ■ ! STtRNULRG , ml. MUSEUM IA o, VICTORY EDITION The. Reveille Victory Edi+iOTL 1918 Fort Hays IX nsssJb Norrw.1 School Volume, YrYL. 1 91 9 VICTORY ET ITION_ — In order 4 110-+ right, •which is more precious +ho-n peo.ce, might liVC. these men hove died. To +he m +he Victory Edition, of ‘‘The " Reveille ' 1 is dedica-ted. Theii 0 Name Live+h fof Eve.fmoi’e Lieut Camper ' cJ Aidd le Ka-utz Lieut Er ic H. C ummiTi ©, TTlu . Juiiv 5 3bVrrisoT3u _ — Corp. Ch. ' avtes hArrveV. Cor ' p GecyrcfC. cDavicb— R Jph. ©ur j T3§ R, L Km-aori 5 3lcc j Edwacrd OTovm Willieon Finch- . Ar ' thuv 5c0+ + It e - Wright _ 1919 " It was necessary to find words of praise and honor, which should be both simple and well known, comprehensible, and of the same value in all tongues, and standing as far as might be outside the flux of men and things. After search and consultation with all ranks and races in our armies and navies as well as with those who had given their sons, it seemed to me that no single phrase could better that which closes the tribute to ' famous men’ in Ecclesiastes: ' THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE.’” — Rudy aid Kipling to the Imperial Commission. 1919 VICTORY EDITION I N FOREWORD. Sometimes a foreword is written in order tkat tke autkor may ke certain tkere is sometkmg in kis kook wki ck will not ke read. In attempting to ke certain we may kave accomplisked even more. 19 19 JL JL THE REVEILLE TABLE OF CONTENTS L Campus. II. Personnel. III. Departments and Activities. IV. o rganizations. V. Military. VI. Athletics. VII. Potpourri. 1919 VICTORY EDITION I m Imperial, towered and thronged. We droned through hours waiting for a whistle. Nine 1919 t iTt THE REVEILLE m An unassuming place with pleasures dignified. All shod with steel we hissed along the polished ice. Twelve 1919 [ VICTORY EDITION R Summer’s bounded and ivied vista. With birds and spring at our trysting-tree. Eleven 1919 An unassuming place with pleasures dignified. All shod with steel we hissed along the polished ice. Twelve 1919 VICTORY EDITION H. J. Allen E. W. Hoch H. J. Penney W. N. Mason Board of Administration. HE State Board of Administration, of which Governor Henry J. Allen is the Chairman, is composed of former governor E. W. Hoch, of Marion, Dr. Wilbur N. Mason, of Topeka, and Harvey J. Penney, of Hays. Twenty-nine institutions of the state are under the control of this board. The Board of Administration has shown in the past its belief in the Fori: Hays Kansas Normal School and its faith in the mission of the school in West- ern Kansas. It has watched the progress of the School and has been generous in its efforts toward its growth. Thirteen T9T9 View from Academy Hall. 191 9 Fourteen VICTORY EDITION Willian A. Lewis % B. S., A. B., LL. D. IILLIAM A. LEWIS, President of the Fort Hays Kansas Normal School, is one of the leaders of Western Kansas and an influential I citizen of the entire state. President Lewis is a man of broad vision for the future of Western Kansas, a man ambitious for the welfare of his school and willing to give generously of himself for its advancement; a man who is the friend of the student body, who is always able to find time for ns amidst the multitudinous duties of his office. Fifteen 1919 FACULTY. C. A. SHIVELY, A. 13., A.M., Education. Mr. Shively is well abreast of the times m educational circles. In his dual capacity as head of the department of education and director of the training: school, he is able to give bis students the best professional train- ing. FLOYD B. LEE, A.B., A.M., Education. Mr. Lee believes that a knowledge of chil- dren from a psychological view-point is more essential to the successful teacher than a complete comprehension of brain- cells. ELSrE JANE DUNN. Mr. Shively has added a supervisor to his training corps and Miss Dunn begins this work at our instit ution. LULA M. BICE, B.S., Librarian. How to use books for our own needs is taught in the Library Methods Course. Sixteen 1919 i VICTORY EDITION 1 n P. CASPAR HARVEY, A.B.. A.M., English. Perhaps the most popular courses of the School are those of College English. Mr. Harvey has so organized them that they are broad as well as cultural. The world ' s greatest classics are used as a medium for self study and life interpretation. DORA E. GRASS, B.S.. English. Rhetoric, reading classes and practical composition make up the courses in High School English. GEORGINA WOOTON, Fine Arts. The Fine Arts Course is conducted with the fundamental ideal of the development of appreciation of beauty. ELIZABETH CONDIT, Domestic Art. Miss Condit teaches Domestic Art with the ideal of developing ability along practical lines. MARION FLANDERS, Physical Education. The course in Physical Education comprises games, gymnastics, folk dancing, aesthetic dancing and outdoor sports. WHITCOMB G. SPEER. B.S., Athletic Coach. Mr. Speer has led the " Tigers " through a victorious career on the field, diamond and court. His team was the All-State Champ- ions of the 1917 Football Season. Seventeen 1919 THE REVEILLE HENRY EDWARD MALLOY, B.S.. Music. Mr. Malloy believes so strongly that music is a vital and necessary part of life that be is using it as a cement with which to bind together the community, not only of Hays, but of Western Kansas. It is under his leadership that the Fort Hays Kansas Normal School is taking its place as the music center of Western Kansas. CLARA LOUISE MALLOY, Violin. Concert-Master. Mrs. Malloy is a successful teacher of be- ginners in the study of the Violin as well as being a part of the music life of the Normal School. GUSTAVE F. SODERLUND, Piano, Mr. Soderlund is a linquist of rare ability. His course in French has been popular. MARJORY MITCHELL. Public School Music. Miss Mitchell enthusiastically enters into the music life of the community as well as of the school. STEWART WTLLE, Professor of Piano and Pipe Organ. Mr. Wille is here for advanced and special students who desire to acquire special schooling in technique as well as in finished interpretation. Ell NICE EYLER. B.S.. Harmony. Theory. Appreciation of Music. These Courses are in harmony with the ideal of the Music Department, that music is for everyone. Eighteen 1919 VICTORY EDITION HELEN PEST AN A. Public School Music. Miss Pestana left the F.H.N. faculty in Jan- uary to take up Blue Bird work in Camp Dodge, Iowa. CAPT. LEWIS L, RUPERT. Capt. Inf. Professor Military Science and Tactics. Captain Rupert Is the commanding officer of the Fort Hays Normal R.O.T.C. EDWIN DAVIS, B.S.. Manual Training, The boys who are instructed in Mr. Davis ' Department are learning the aesthetic as well as the utilitarian side of manual train- ing. The course meets a demand for trained median ics. RAY DAVIS, Commercial. The Commercial Department is preparing boys and girls to meet the demand for trained men and women in the. Commercial world. E. B. COLYER. A.B.. A.M.. Mathematics. The Mathematics Course is one which is so taught as to be a foundation for reasoning. It is the usual bug-bear of the curriculum made into a usable, enjoyable course. FRED ALBERTSON, B.S., General Science. Agriculture. The need for a science course in secondary education is supplied by General Science and Agriculture. Nineteen 1919 THE REVEILLE E. J. MONTAGUE, A.B., Business Management and Commerce. Mr. Montague is a business efficiency expert. LOREE CAVE, B.S., M.S., Domestic Science. What is more essential than a well ordered home and a properly p repared meal? It is with the fundamental idea of home-making that the course in Domestic Science is or- ganized. This does not detract from its value to teachers. RACHEL I . WHITE. Registrar. Her exacting duties as registrar are faith- fully performed. GEORGIA FITZ HUGH, Secretary to the President. Mr. Lewis ' Secretary has no little part to play in the life of the School. R. L. PARKER. A.B.. A.M.. History. Mr. Parker believes that the day of mem- orizing dates and facts is past and that his- tory is a broader subject. JAMES E. ROUSE, B.S., M.S.. Agriculture. Mr, Rouse is zealous for the development of the Project System of the School. It is through the accomplishments of these Pro- jects that Western Kansas is benefited by scientific farming and dairying. Twenty 1919 V i : VICTORY EDITION i n ROY RANKIN, A.B., A.M., Chemistry. The Chemistry Department has a large part in the Project System of the School and through its experiments serves the Agricnl ■ tural industries of Western Kansas. CAPTAIN DENNIS DELANEY, Commanding Officer of S.A.T.C. MAUDE McMINDES. B.S., Training School. Mathematics. MARGARET BOOMER, Assistant Principal Junior High School. FRED J. WAGNER, Custodian. The help in time of need for all members of the school community and its busiest member. G. A. LOVETT. Engineer. Seldom seen by the students but always on the job. Twenty-one | 1919 THE REVEILLE JULIA MULLEN, Training School. Third Grade. VERNON BICE, Training School. Science and Assistant Coach. MARENA SEVIER. A.B.. Training School. History. PRUE MORGAN, Training School. Home Economics. JESSIE DOBSON, Training School. Second Grade. FRANCES HARRISON, B.S., Training School. Commerce. Twenty-two 1919 VICTORY EDITION MARY CALLAHAN, Training School. Sixth Grade. PEARL WILSON, Training School. Fifth Grade. JESSICA WILLE, Piano. Miss Wille is so thorough a musician that she is able to make even monotonous prac- tice a pleasure for her students. C. W. MILLER, Curator of Museum. Twenty -three 1919 THE REVEILLE In the city park. Twenty-four 1919 VICTORY EDITION f N — rr SENIORS 1918. GENEVIEVE! DORNEY, Hays. Major: Fine Arts. Aesthetic Dancing:; Newman Club; Winner Kansas W.S.S. Poster Contest. FRED ALBERTSON. Hill City. Major: Agriculture. Supt. Normal Gardens; President Sopho- more Class 1015; Manager of Dairy; Man- ager of Creamery; Dining Club Steward; Track Team 1916: Football 1914-15; Orches- tra; Band; " Creation’ 1 ; Chairman Student Assembly; Secretary Executive Council. FRANCES HARRISON. Major: Science. EUNICE EYLER, Major: Music. Holcomb. Dorrance. Student Assembly Officer; President Junior Class; Orchestra 1916-17-18; " Creation " ; " Elijah " ; Orpheus Trio. KATHRYN McLAIN, Hays. Major: English. Toastmaster 1918 President ' s Day Lunch- eon: Leader Staff. Twenty-five 1919 THE REVEILLE MRS. RUTH DAVIS, Hays. Major: English. Leader Staff; President Y.W.C.A,; Student Council; Chairman Student Assembly. RALPH ARCHER, Great Bend. Major: Vocational. Football 1914-16-16-17; Football Captain 1917; All-Kansas Football Center 1917; Basketball Captain 1915; Baseball 1914-16; Winner Gold Medal, Debate 1916; Debate Captain 1916-17; Managing Editor " The Leader " ; Managing Editor Reveille 1917; Military Honors — Baseball team School Aeronautics; Football team, Mitchell Field. GEORGE E. BEAR, Russell. Major: Chemistry. President Senior Class; Editor “The Lead- er " ; Student Co uncil; Chairman Student As- sembly. BERTHA MILSTEAD, Lucas. Major: History. Y.W.C.A.; Matron Dining Hah. BURTON M. CLARK. Hays. Major: English. Intercollegiate debate 3915 and 1916; Gold Medal Winner. Debate; Oratory; Leader Staff; Student Assembly; President ' s Day Speaker, 1918. A LTA GARRETT, Hays. Major: English. Basketball. Twenty-six 1919 VICTORY EDITION ANNA HASTINGS, Wa Keeney. Major: English. Student Assembly; Y.W.C.A.; Executive Council; Leader Staff. IRENE CLOUD, WaKeeney. Major: English. EDNA EUR BECK. Ellis. Major: Music. ‘ ' Creation " ; ‘‘Elijah " . ELLEN BKUMITT, Hays. Major: Language. Y.W.C.A. RAYMOND WELTY. Hill City. Major: History, Manual Arts. Football I91S; Captain Basketball 1917. MAE BRASTED, Logan. Major: English, History. Y.W.C.A. Twenty -seven 1919 SENIORS 1919. MARGARET CHITTENDEN, Hays. Major: Home Economics. Secretary Executive Council; Chairman Stu- dent Assembly; President Red Cross Aux- iliary; Vice-President, Y.W,C,A.; 1918 Re- veille Staff; Leader Staff; Student Assistant Home Economics Department. In disciplining- the world to take soup from the side, people should be taught that they ought to use the nearer side. LEO BICE, Hays. Major: Agriculture. Band; Orchestra; Y.M.C.A-; Basketball 191S- 1919; Football; Baseball. The appearance of being busy is less than the half that ought to be well begun. MARY BRtJLL, Hays. Major: English. Student Council 1918-1919; President New- man Club; President Senior Class; “Faust " ; “Creation”; “Elijah”; Soccer; Basketball. The principle of self determination Is not confined to international affairs alone. ALICE McLAIN, Hays. Major; Music. “Elijah”, A philosophy of life is worth-while even if only a philosophy. Twenty-eight 1919 VICTORY EDITION MERLE CASWELL. McDonald. Major: English. Intercollegiate Debater; 1918 President ' s Day Sneaker; Student Council; Chairman Stu- dent Assembly; President Red Cross; Y. " W. C.A. Cabinet; Leader Staff. The Cosmic Center from which all radiates and a woman ' s brain, do not often coincide. KATE ARMSTRONG. McAllister. Major: Science. Chairman Student Assembly; Vice-Presi- dent Sophomore Class; " Faust”; " Crea- tion”; " II Trovatore”; " Daughter of the Regiment”; " Three Springs”; Basketball; Hockey; Soccer. The ability to talk back just enough to keep an argument only interesting is as rare as it is fortunate. ADA LAW. Hill City. Major: Public School Music. Chairman Board of Control " The Leader”; Student Council; Vice-President Y.W.C.A.; Speaker 1919 President ' s Day; Senior Quar- tet; “Elijah”; “Three Springs”. The Look in the eyes may be sardonic while the glow in the heart is warm and cordial. ELMA CREIGHTON. Goodland. Major: Music. President Freshman Class 1918; Student Council; Student Assembly Officer; Y.W.C.A. Cabinet; “Elijah”; “Rose Maiden” ; “Daugh- ter of the Regiment”; " Three Springs " ; " The Senior " ; Senior Quartet. The world is perhaps poor in genius because is is so rich in talent. JESSIE LEE SCRIVEN, Lucas. Major: Public School Music. Orchestra; " Elijah”; “Daughter of the Regi- ment ' ' ; " Rose Maiden” Octette; Student Council; Y. W. C. A. Cabinet; Steward Din- ing Hall. Human nature can be believed in whether we believe it or not. CLARA WOLF. Geneseo. Major: Home Economics. Vice-President Senior Class; Y.W.C.A. To fear an instructor is not to respect her. Twenty-nine 1919 THE REVEILLE RAYMOND E. CUSTER. Pittsburg. 111. Major: Science. Managing Editor " The Leader”; Chairman Student Assembly; " K” award in Basket- ball; ”K ' award in Football; Chemistry As- sistant; Executive Council. A pendulum swings and swings but a swing is not a pendulum unless occupied by two. ALICE CRAIG, Hays. Major: Music. " Daughter of the Regiment”; " Elijah”; " Three Springs”; Girls ' Chorus; Aesthetic Dancing. A graceful web of phrases affords pleasure to more than she wlvo spins them. ESTHER REEMSNYDER. Hays. Major: Home Economics. The herald of millennium will come seen but not noted. MARY NORRIS. Randall. Major: Mathematics. Secretary, Sophomore Class; Tre asurer Sen- ior Class; Vice-Chairman, Student Assem- bly; Soccer; Basketball. A Scientific Age is not without its inner longings and heart throbs. EMMA THACKER, Bunker hill. Major: Home Economics. Girls ' Chorus; Y.W.C.A. The art of pleasing others cannot be taken away any more than it may be acquired. EDNA WALKER, WaKeeney. Major: Home Economics. " Creation”; Bachelor Hall; Hockey; Chair- man Student Assembly; Executive Council. To forget the salt on a picnic luncheon mat- ters not if t lie man has brought the bacon from France. Thirty 1919 JUNIORS 1918. CLARA WOLF. Genesee. IRA SPENCER, Penokee. JLJLTA KEELER, Garden City. MAUDE CARTER, Russell. Thirty-one 1919 =» If JUNIORS 1919. JANE O ' LAUGHLIN, Hays. Secretary Newman Club; " Elijah”. Eternal Question: “If It isn ' t her fault whose is it?” LULA GERMAN. Kanorado. " Elijah”; " Rose Maiden”; President Y.W. C.A.; Student Assembly Officer; Executive Council; Reveille Staff. To foist morality on the careless gods is not as impossible as it is upon the human race. BARBARA IVAN. Colyer. Not every distinguished service cross is won on the battlefield of Europe. Thirty-two 1919 VICTORY EDITION 1 m SopKon Class Roll. L Nettie Anspaugh Dorrance 2. Glenn Archer, Great Bend 3. Kate Armstrong, McAllister 4. Zula Beougher, Grinnell 5. Alexander Bieker, Schoenchen 6. Mabel Blender, Hays 7. Mary Brull, Hays 8. Elizabeth Brown. Russell 9. Merle Caswell. McDonald 11. Margaret Chittenden,. Hays 12. Bernice Clark. Ellis 13. Alice. C. Craig. Hays 14. M. Cecilia Dorney. Hays 15. Anna M. Feitz. Hays 16. Forrest Hays, Otis 17. Pauline Herl, Flays 18. Evandna Kraus. Flays 19. Lnvona Kraus. Hays 20. FTazel Loflin, Ellis 21. Lynn McCord, Codell 22. Carrie Meyer. Hays 23. Nellie Mitchell. Gove 24. FTazel Moore, Hays 25. Gladys Noland, FTays 26. Mary Norris. Randall 27. Agnes Philips, Bunkerhill 28. Blanche Purinton, Collyer 29. Gertrude Ramsey, Benkleman, Neb. 30. Esther Rippey, Ellis 31. Sophia Shade, Hays 32. Mae Timken, Bison 33. Sara Van Antwerp. Scott City 34. Flossie Vinson, Hoxie 35. Pearl Wilson, Flays 36. Cora Jepson, Floxie 37. Hazel Thompson. Belleville 38. Jessie Scriven, Lucas 39. Maude Grant. Wallace 40. Esther Reemsnyder, Flays 41. Dorothy Glynn, Ellsworth. 42. Elizabeth Harrison, Ogallah 44. Elsie Flicks, Hugoton 45. Edna Smith, Gove 46. Ada Handlin, Geneseo 47. Edna Lindsey, Bunkerhill Thirty -three 1919 THE REVEILLE Thirty-four 191 9 VICTORY EDITION Thirty- five T9T9 Custer’s Island in Winter. Thirty-six 191 9 i VICTORY EDITION ] n P. EVERETT SPERRY, Hays. Business Manager. Reveille; Orchestra; Band; Y.M.C.A. Treasurer; “Daughter of Regiment " ; Manager, Normal Dairy. One well-cooked potato is worth four silos full of salad. VICTORIA UNRIJH, Lamed. Managing Editor. ' ‘Victory Edition " The Reveille; President Life Diploma Class; Executive Council; Leader Staff; Devotional Chairman, T.W.C.A., 191S-1919. A victory does not have to be an “edition ' r to be connected with print. AGNES ARRINGTON, Keystone. Managing Editor, The Leader; Reveille Staff; Chairman Student Assembly; Execu- tive Council: Y.W.C.A. Treasurer; Y.W.C.A. President; F.H.N. Representative Y.W.C.A. Conference, Evanston. Leadership consists not in the multiplicity of activities but In excelling in a few. FRED ARCHER, Great Bend. Basketball 191S; Football 1919; Editor Re- veille 1918; S.A.T.C. When Gabriel blows his horn he expects to be asked for more time to talk baseball, war and politics. Till rty- seven 1919 THE REVEILLE FRANCES NEWTON, Clay Center, Reveille Staff; Y.W.C.A. If a person does not have enough time to do what should be done eternity always re- mains. AGNES BRULL, Hays. “Daughter of -Regiment”; “Elijah ' 1 ; New- man Club, Executive ability in a younger sister is not often recognized. FRANK CUNNINGHAM. Lincoln. Vice-President Sophomore Class 1918; Vice- President Y.M.C.A. The measure of a man is the quality of his interest in Shakespeare ' s longest drama. LORENA WE LTV, Hill City. Y. W. C. A. Cabinet; Reveille Staff; Student Assembly Secretary; Vice President, Red Cross Auxiliary. A debate between a windmill and an electric fan is often a joint recital. IDA ESTHER TRUAN. Hays. “Elijah " ; Basketball. A thousand department stores cannot give women what they most seek. ANNABEL STONE, Plays. Y.W.C.A, Cabinet. The impulse to learn by doing is not greater than confidence in self. Thirty-eight 1919 VICTORY EDITION RALPH BEMIS, Hays. Y.M.C.A. Cabinet; Orchestra; ‘ ' Rose Maid- en”; " Daughter of the Regiment”; Band, S.A.T.C. In praising a trombone player no one has thought to give the neighbors who endured the practicing, any credit. EVA BEASLEY, Goodland. Y.W.C.A. The sparkle of tife is evident without a trumpet. VIVIAN BON EB RAKE, Woods ton. Basketball. Few girls ever become so indifferent that they do not launch the eternal question, " Where have you been?” ELIZABETH CHITTENDEN. Hays. Vice-President Y.W.C.A.; Secretary Y.W.C. A.; Y.W.C.A. Conference, McPherson; Re- veille Staff; Mixed Chorus. The world is never quite right for the per- son who tries to play checkers with a golf vocabulary. FRIEDA HELM, Langley. " Rose Maiden " ; " The Daughter of the Regi- ment " ; " II Trovatore " ; “Elijah " ; Y.W.C.A; Secretary Freshman College 191S; Secretary Sophomore College 1919. Enthusiasm can cleverly enhance an inepti- tude into greatness. MARTHA HARDER. Doniphan, Neb. Student Assembly Officer; Y.W.C.A. Cabi- net; “Daughter of the Regiment " ; " Elijah " ; “Rose Maiden " ; “Three Springs”. A maiden ' s eyes are like a victrola record they must be played upon to become a siren’s song. Thirty-nine 1919 THE REVEILLE CLAIRE MARSHALL, WaKeeney. Y.W.C.A. The Quietness of a quiet person is noted only by contrast. ETHEL JOHNSON, Gove. It is hard to remember that which neither roars nor bores. EVA SPENCER, Hays. There is many a little Napoleon of the kitchen unknown to fame. KATIE SARGENT, Hays. The person . who neither objects nor dis- putes, neither advises nor counsels. BERTHA PALMER, Hays. ' ‘Elijah " ; Gii ' ls Chorus; Basketball. Sometimes the singer ' s accompanist receives a share of the credit; sometimes she is put down as an accomplice. ETHEL SHUTTS, Hays. " Elijah”. An anachronism may seek but it never finds the point. Forty 1919 VICTORY EDITION MABEL LANDON, Bussell. Y.W.C.A. Cabinet; ‘ ' Elijah ' - ; " Rose Malden " . To argue is not always to relieve the mon- otony of wondering what is to happen next. GLADYS JACK, Modoc. " Elijah ' ’ ; Y.W.C.A. Each time gravity and gaity combine the resultant is always different. ZELMA BIEBER. Kinsley. Y.W.C.A. To walk arm in arm with fate is not all it seems. ALICE PENNEY. Hays. Newman Club; " Daughter of Regiment " ; " Three Springs " ; Aesthetic Dancing. Aristocracy like charity begins at home but ends a lot sooner. MARJORIE BEST. Bunkerhill. Girls ' Chorus. A pun in a woman s name is dually hazard- ous — she is certain to change both the name and the joke. VrVIAN GADD. Goodland. " Elijah " ; Y.W.C.A. : Basketball. A phosphorescent wrist- watch does not even make a modest noise In announcing the time. Forty-one 1919 PAUL VAN DYKE, Woodston. Y.M.C.A.; Basketball ; Track. IUs no fun to loaf unless you can bother someone who is trying: to work. GEORGE STARKEY, Syracuse. President Y.M.C.A.; Sophomore Cheer Leader. Folks live and learn but those who live the slowest don’t always learn the least. Forty- two 1919 i VICTORY EDITION ] n == ' u - , f r — ] FRESHMEN 1918. Freshman Class Roll. 1. Annabel Agnew, Yates Center 2. Clarence Agnew, Yates Center 3. Agnes Arrington, Keystone 4. Bertha Bailey, Geneseo 5. Irene Bailey, Geneseo 6. Ralph Bernis, Hays 7. Zelma Bieber, Kinsley 8. Agnes Bnill, Hays 9. Gladys Bonebrake, Woodston 10. Vivian Bonebrake, Woodston 12. Freda Clark, Goodland 13. Elma Creighton, Goodland 14. William DeWees, Goodland 15. Herman Dreiling, Victoria 16. Martin Eastlack, Grinnell 17. Lola Groff, Ellis 18. Paul Gross, Hays 19. Valeria Grubb, Kanopolis 20. Vivian Gadd, Goodland 21. Frieda Helm, Frederick 22. Lula Germann. Kanorado 23. Margaret Halblieb, Brownell 24. Arthur Hemphill, Norton 25. Merlin Herman. Sharon Springs 26. Mabel Landon. Hays 27. Florence Laubmann, Russell 28. Gertrude McMahon, Ellis 29. Leah Mitchell. Gove 30. Gladys Morrison, Hays 31. Bertha Palmer, Flays 32. Kathryn Mitchell, Hays 33. Alice Penney, Hays 34. Esther Ottken. Campus 35. Georgia Russell, Ellis 36. George Slathken, Syracuse 37. Julia Stone, Turkville 38. Elsie Mae Smith, FT ays 39. Elmer Stevenson, Hays 40. Idaesther Truan, Hays 41. Oaklie Washburn. Hill City 42. Eva Welty. Hill City 43. Lorena Welty, Hill City 44. Benjamin Westbrook. Flays 45. Martha Harder, Russell 46. Clair Wilson, Flays- Forty- three 1919 Forty- four THE REVEILLE 1919 FRESHMEN 1919. President Vice President Treasurer Secretary OFFICERS. Alice Bergland. John Moore. Forrest Kitcli. Myrtle Divine. EXECUTIVE COUNCIL. Mae Bergland Olive Sunderland Robert Spencer Alice Bergland CLASS ROLL. 1. Alice Romine 2. George Baeur 3. Mrs. Cunningham 4. Benjamin Glanville 5. Anna Wilson 6. Lela Olson 7. Jessie Granger 8. Ralph Conger 9. Gerald Penney 10. Nellie Sites 11. Olive Sunderland 12. Alma Smith 13. Ed Law 14. Alice Bergland 15. Mae Bergland 16. John Moore 17. Marie Oak ford 18. Margaret Taylor 19. Anna Brull 20. Leland Caswell 21. David Chittenden 22. Myrtle Divine 23. Margaret Sperry 24. Mary Seuser 25. Grace Kendall 26. Fred Appel 27. Esther Meyers 28. Marie Weber 1. Doris Deeble 2. Doris Stivers 3. Howard Harold 4. Helen Babb 5. Anna Blender 6. William Nelson 7. Herzel Oxley 8. Fred Weaverling 9. Robert Spencer 10. Ralph Simpson 11. Wilbur Pfenninger 12. Fred Sites 13. Charles McDaniels 14. John Riedel 15. Harold Pyles 16. Dewey Traylor 17. Samuel Long- 18. Oliver Arnold 19. Frank Evans 20. Fred Campbell 21. George Ringe 22. Fred Seuser 23. Forrest Kitch 24. Merle Duncan 25. Maurine Speer 26. Iona Goetchius 27. Roberta Brooks Forty-six 1919 Forty-seven 1919 THE REVEILLE Forty-eight 1 9 1 9 Acadf lemor rvcademy 1918. President Vice President Secretary OFFICERS. P. E. Sperry. Mary Mock. R uth Bailey STUDENT COUNCIL. P. E. Sperry Jos. Henning ' Ruth Bailey Helen Allen Ruth Bailey Louise Barber Ella Beleke May Callison Mary Carver Hannah Davis Ida Davis Mattie Dazey Leah Grover Howard Harold Jos. Plenning CLASS ROLL. Edna Jensen John Lindquest Hazel Martin Mary Mock Elmer Moore Olive Runyon Ruth Small P. E. Sperry Mable Stadter Faye Spoon Kate Stone Iva Warner Wiley Compton James Forrest Lindsay Clark Robert Bruner Hester Crissman Elizabeth Donahue Fred Jepson Elsie M. Nordham John Riedel Clara Stone Forty-nine T9T9 THE REVEILLE Senior Academy 1919. OFFICERS. President Vice President Secretary-Treasurer .... Kate Stone. Ethel Spencer. Mildred Stein. EXECUTIVE COUNCIL. Verne L. Uhland Lee Corder Kate Stone CLASS ROLL. Lee Corder Melvin Clark Edwin Ekey Vera Enright Elma Grumwaldt Agnes Henley Ethel Spencer Mrs. P. Everett Sperry Ruth Stevenson Kate Stone Verne L. Uhland Hattie Weigel Fifty 1919 - = Junior Acad emy 1918. OFFICERS. President Granville Flays. Vice President Edward Law. Secretary Blanche Bell. EXECUTIVE COUNCIL. Granville Hays George Abell Mildred Fnngburn CLASS ROLL. Fred Breitweiser Dewey Fink Carrie Hawkins Oliver Arnold George Abell Edwin Ekey Lila Whitford Granville Flays Mildred Pan gb urn George Kutina .Blanche Bell Robert Spencer Edward Law Francis Simminger Fifty-one 1919 THE REVEIL LE Junior Acad emy 1919. OFFICERS. President Karl King, Secretary-Treasurer ... ... Nellie Mumert. Yell Leader William Flynn. STUDENT COUNCIL. Karl King Bruce Whitney Dewey Lancaster Clarence Balman Ruth Brummitt William Flynn Elizabeth Jones Mr. Johnston Carl Knowles CLASS ROLL. Karl King Nellie Mumert Nellie Shea Ida Bell Solomon Bruce Whitney Kathryn Wilson Fifty-two 1919 Soph omore Academy 1918. OFFICERS. President Ralph Wilds. Vice President Nellie Mumert Secretary-Treasurer Karl King. EXECUTIVE COUNCIL. Nellie VI inner t Ralph Wilds Dewey Lancaster Ruth Bru mitt Solomon Brack Eleanor Click Lee Cordcr Gladys Dixon William Flynn CLASS ROLL. George Grant Kar l King Carl Knowles Dewey Lancaster Nellie Muinert Orville Martin Bert Neff Flora Rogers Ora Perse 11 Sidney Saunders Gertrude Winkler Ralph Wilds Fifty- three 1919 Sophomore Academy 1919. OFFICERS. President Mildred Knowles. Vice President ...... Doris Pearson. Secretary-Treasurer Grace Reh. EXECUTIVE COUNCIL. Ivan Grimes Almeda Clark- Rose Bochow CLASS ROLL. Elsie Beleke Rose Bochow Lena Colborg Violet Corder Earnest Corrick Maggie Fink Jane Gordon Ivan Grimes Ward Harold W. L. Jones Mildred Knowles Brenna Pearce Doris Pierson Grace Reh John Scheurman Frances Shepherd Fifty -four 1919 Freshmen Academy 1918. OFFICERS. President Vice President Secretary-Treasurer .... Dean Bosserman. Beulah DeWees. Beulah DeWees. STUDENT COUNCIL. Dean Bosserman Beulah DeWees Dean Bosserman Beaulah DeWees Melford Bosserman Vivian Hoofer Bessie Beduasek James Beduasek Ivan Grimes David McKim CLASS ROLL. David McKim Tom Hoofer Irwin Low Jane Gordon Edith Lit tier Doris Pearson Frances Sheppard Florence Giebler Walter Abell Leo Dreiling Lewis Billinger Katherine Jacobs Mary Jacobs Lena Colberg Marcella Meir Fifty-five 1919 Freshmen Academy 1919. OFFICERS. President Mae Patterson. Vice President Edward Von Fritts. Secretary-Treasurer Alice Davis. STUDENT COUNCIL. Amy Guthrie Genevieve Jack Charles E. Plawkes Lucille Cromwell Alice Davis Bernard Drciling Harry Froelic Amy Guthrie Ward Harold Charles Hawkes Eula Sandlin CLASS ROLL. Genevieve Jack Helen Klenk I aymond Knowles Lei gh Miur Delcie Mae Pattersoji Walter Reidel Hattie Rolfs Dorothy Seuser Mildred Stevenson Catherine Unrein Edward Von Fritts Orville Wickham Andrea Zahn Mildred Zahn James Shea Fifty-six 1919 — i L r r DEPARTMENTS. The Training School. lili HE Fort Hays Kansas Normal School is a teachers’ college devoted to the preparation of men and women for a public service. Teacher training is the specific and fundamental function of the school. Naturally ; in such an institution, the Training School constitutes the care of instruction. By an arrangement with the City of Hays, the public schools of the city constitute the Training School of the Normal, furnishing ample facilities for observation, investigation and practice. Professor C. A. Shively, head of the Training Department, is ex-officio Superintendent of the City Schools, and has general direction of the teacher training work. He is assisted by a compe- tent corps of regular room teachers and supervisors. A good ten room grade building and a modern fire proof high school build- ing capable of accommonating 300 students, both buildings well equipped, furnish almost ideal facilities for the Training School. Fifty-seven 1919 THE REVEILLE Fine Arts. N the Fine Arts Department the Normal School believes in teaching- art for use. It has been getting away from the idea that art is for the favored few. An artistic decision is made whenever a choice is made of the least article of furniture or whenever clothes are purchased. Methods of teaching in this department make use of the design method which deals with wholes and unities. The work of this department is practical. F.H.N. students’ Black and White designs. Crafts problems by students. Useful articles made at a very small cost. Fifty-ejglit 1919 VICTORY EDITION Miusic Department. O courses offered in this institution are in greater demand than the courses in Music which were offered to meet a most insistent demand upon the part of young men and women of Western Kansas. Every effort is made to meet all the needs in a musical way of the great empire which this institution must serve. The preparation of teachers, the training of artists and the instruction of those desiring to prepare themselves as creative musicians is adecpiately met From year to year the department has been strengthened and enlarged, and while most excellent work has been done in the past, the eyes of this depart- ment are on the future and not on its past achievements. The band, orchestra and various choruses including the great festival chorus offered unprecedented advantages. Fifty-nine 1919 k k Tke Under the direction of Henry Edward Malloy the first annual concert of the Hays Community Chorus took place on May [5, 19)8 in the Normal Audi- torium. Mendelsshon ' s Oratorio, “The Elijah ’ was sung. THE SOLOISTS. Helen Pcstana, Soprano Clara Louise Malloy, Contralto Archibald Todd, Tenor Henry Edward Malloy, Baritone Assisted by Dora Grass, Soprano Lima Creighton, Mezzo Soprano Jessie Scriven, Contralto Rei Christopher, Tenor Emanuel Malmberg, Baritone Ada Law, Soprano Ruth Small, Soprano Gustave Soderlund, Organist. Jessica Willc, Pianist. Sixty 1919 VICTORY EDITION Music Festival Week. HE largest single activity in which the students and faculty partici- pated was the Music Festival Week which was held eight days be- ginning Sunday, May 4th. For five years the School had been looking forward to this event. For five years the Music Department under the leadership of Henry Edward M.alloy had been preparing not only the School but the people of Western Kan- sas for a Music Festival Week in which the Normal School could become truly the home and center of “Singing Western Kansas into Tune.” The phrase, “Singing Western Kansas into Tune” was coined in 1915 by John E. Pickett, now the associate editor of the Country Gentleman of Phila- delphia. This phrase has become more than a slogan or a motto. It is the watchword of half a state. Mr. Malloy’s first chorus was one of 145 voices and sang “ ' The Creation ' The chorus this year had seats assigned to 691 persons. No other part of the United States affords better conditions for the growth of musical appreciation and culture. The altitude is high but not too high ; the moisture is not too excessive ; the atmosphere is free from smoke and germ- laden dust. More people have good voices under these climatic conditions than any other section of the nation. The people themselves are but a genera- tion away from the pioneers and everyone has within him the stuff of which the pioneers were made — the very stuff that best enjoys the best of music. For five years musical critics in New York and elsewhere have been acclaim- ing the rise of the new music center in Kansas. The Music Festival of May 4th to May nth is the result of five years’ endeavor and preparation. Concerning the Festival this year the Hutchinson News says: “The artists which the management of the Fort Hays Festival has secured present the greatest amount of talent of world fame that has been compressed into any one week in Kansas in several years.” The slogan for the Music Festival Week was coined by Margaret Chitten- den, one of the members of the School’s Journalism class: “Western Kansas will hear world famous artists in Western Kansas.” No longer will the peo- ple of this part of the state be forced to travel long distances to hear musicians of world-wide reputation. The Topeka State Journal says: “People from forty counties in Western Kansas will make Hays their Mecca for their musical feast this year.” The citizens of Hays and the members of the faculty who compose the guarantors of the Music Festival Week are as follows: W. A. Lewis H. J. Tholen H. W. Chittenden H. E. Malloy J. G. Brenner H. W. Fellers C. G. Cochran C. D. Blake J. S. Bird Slxty-one ■ - 1 9 1 9 = - m Citizens State Bank Geo. V. Star r L. A. Ward Chas. W. Miller, Jr. Schermerhorn’s P. V. Gottschalk C. A. Harkness C. A. Beeby Mulroy Brothers Hays City Flour Mills C. H. Jameson Geo. Philip Son R. S. Markwell H. F. Addison Mrs. Frank Fields C. W. Reeder F. N. Dreiling Golden Belt Auto Co. C. SchwallePs Sons Victor Holm E. Ha verm aim, Mgr. H, A. Nickles Geo. S. Grass F. J. Hoch Bissing Brothers T. G. Reed Sons Miller Bros. King Brothers J. B. Basgall Wm. Dorncy J. T. Morrison O. A. Flennerich A. L. McKinzie C. M. Warm M. Haffamier Sons F. R. Oshant H. J. Penney Tony Jacobs W. O. Anderson Co. C. F. Wiest E. M. Speer F. K, Meade H. B. Neiswanger H. L. Eelten H. D. Shaffer F. W. Arnhold H. W. Oshant W. B. Daniels M. A. Basgall F. S. Wassinger J, B. Gross E. A. Rea A. W. Noble Alex E. Bissing A. L. Clark Son C. M. Holmquist A. A. Herman E. C. Flood Isaac Zeigler Sons IT. H. Winters W. G. Speer G. F. Soderhind F. B. Lee W. C. Holmes C. E. Halmberg A. H. Pruitt G. J. King H. C. Markel P. C. Anders W. W. Bemis A. L. Hal sted C. R. Weeks C. A. Shively Elizabeth Condit Ed. Davis R. L. Parker J. E. Rouse F. W. Albertson LoRee Cave Marion E. Flanders Clara Malloy Eunice M. Eyler P. Caspar Harvey Dora E. Grass Georgina Wooton R. Rankin E. E. Colyer Margery Mitchell Ray Davis The management of the Festival was placed in the hands of an executive committee composed of Henry Edward Malloy as musical director, P. Caspar Harvey as publicity manager and Floyd B. Lee as financial secretary. The artists selected were : Mine. Margaret Matzenauer, greatest living dramatic contralto, who was to open the Festival May 4th. Her announced program was : I. a. Lungi dal caro bene I Secchi. b. Pastoral Veracini. c. Lnsinghe pin care Handel. d. Ah, mon fils from Le Prophete Meyerbeer. IL a. Hirst Meeting . b. Pretty Margaret In English Grieg. c. Summer Night, cl. Shepherdess. ITT. a. LaPavane Bruneau. b. L ' beure delicieuse Staub. c. Guitares et Mandolines Saint-Saens. cl. Aria from Samson et Dalila Saint-Saens. Sixty-two 1919 VICTORY EDITION IV. a. La Gitanina F. di Nogero. b. Odalisque Carpenter. c. To a Young Gentleman Carpenter. d. The Linnet Bauer. Emil Polak, at the Piano. Tosclia Seidel, the famous young- violin prodigy, was trained by Leopold Auer. He was to appear May nth and his announced prog-ram was : I. Chaconne Vitali. Concerto in D minor Wicniawski. Allegro moderate. Romance. Allegro moderate a la Zingara . III. a. Ave Maria Cchubcrt-Wilhelmi. b. Mazurka Chopiu-Kreisler. c. Hungarian Dance Brahms-Joachim. IV. a. Old Melodies Sinding. b. Gypsy Airs Sarasate. L. T. Gruiiberg at the Piano. The musicians who were to comprise the oratorio quartet were: Mmc. Marie Sidenius Zendt soprano ; Miss Christine Schutz, contralto ; Reed Miller, tenor; and Gustaf Holmquist, bass. Each of these artists was to give an indi- vidual recital as well as sing in “The Messiah ' quartet. Saturday night, May xoth, was to be Artist Night and these four were to give a joint recital and concert in two parts. The announced program for Artist Night was as follows: PART L I. Aria from Salvator Rosa Gomes. Mr. Miller. II. Aria from Louise Charpentier. Mmc. Zendt. III. Aria from “LaMort de Jeanne d’Arc Bemberg. Miss Schutz. IV. Aria from Queen of Sheba Gounod. Mr. Holmquist. V. Quartet from Rigoletto Verdi. Mine. Zendt, Miss Schutz, Mr. Miller, Mr. Holmquist. VI. Rhapsody in G minor Brahms. Terraces in the Moonlight Debussy. Concert Etude in D Hat Liszt. Hungarian Rhapsody No. 8 Liszt. Mr. Wille. PART II. The Persian Garden Liza Lehmann. A cycle of four solo voices. The text from the Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam. Miss Jessica Wille, Mr. Stewart Wille, Mr. Gustave Sodcrlund, Accompanists. Sixty-three 1919 n THE REVEILLE : The advanced students of the Department of Music who were honored by an individual place at the Students Concert Wednesday evening, May 7th, were: Ehna Creighton, Goodland ; Jessie Granger, Vermillion; Doris Stivers, Fredonia; Ada Law, Hill City: Perle Tilley, Ransom ; and Marie Oakforch Goodland. Miss Eyler of the faculty and Miss Grass of the English Depart- ment also appeared on this program. When this is written the Festival is yet in the near future and it would not be fitting to comment upon it. But early in April the interest which people oL : Western Kansas seem to have taken in the Festival is nothing short of phen- omenal. The ticket sale opened Monday, April 21st, but by Monday Morning, April 7th (which this was written) there had been requests for booklets to be sent to 5315 persons. The mailing list for the souvenir booklets will therefore number well toward 6000 individuals. Great credit is due the Western Kansas newspapers for helping boost the Music Festival Week. Everyone of them did much toward informing the people about what many of them said was the most significant musical event in Kansas this year. Along with this it may be properly added that the music magazines of New York and Chicago were more than cordial toward the inauguration of a new music festival in America and many of their comments were nothing less than flattering. The calendar for the week was: Sunday, May 4th. 3:30 p.m. — Mine. Matzenauer. 8:30 p.m. — “The Messiah.” Monday, May 5th. 3:30p.m. — Program of Dances, assisted by Mine. Zendt. 8:30p.m. — Recital, Mr. Miller. Tuesday, May 6th. 3:30 p.m. — Violin recital, Mrs. Malloy assisted by Mr. Holmquist. 8:30 p.m. — Recital, Miss Schutz. Wednesday, May 7th. 3:30 p.m. — Advanced Students Recital. 8:30p.m. — St. Joseph ' s Choir. Thursday, May 8th. 3:30 p.m. — Piano recital, Mr. Soderlund assisted by Miss Scbutz, 8:30 p.m. — Recital, Mme, Zendt. Friday, May 9th. 3:30p.m. — Hays Municipal Band, assisted by Mr. Miller. 8:30p.m. — Recital, Mr. Holmquist. Saturday, May 10th. 3:30 p.m. — Childrens Program. 9:00 p.m, — Artists Recital, Mine. Zendt, Miss Schutz, Mr. Miller and Mr. PTolmquist, Sunday, May 11th. 3:30 p.m. — Toscha Seidel. 8:30 p.m. — “The Messiah. " Sixty-four 1919 VICTORY EDITION ] m Festival Chorus at Practice. Henry Edward Malloy, Conductor Margaret Matzenauer, Dramatic Contralto Toscha Seidel, Violinist Reed Miller, New York, Tenor Marie Sidenius Zendt, New York, Soprano Christine Schutz, New York, Contralto Gustaf Holmquist, Chicago, Basso Sixty- five 1919 Giving a class-room lecture. Preparing copy for Kansas newspapers. Sixty-six 1919 : VICTORY EDITION m The Department of Engl isli. N the Fort Hays Kansas Normal School the department of English occupies a position of unique ubiquity — the school’s paradox but not the school sphinx. The Department of English through its head finds itself one day sounding a fog horn in the mist of Browning philosophy or fiction technique — and the next flooding Western Kansas with newspaper publicity. Mr. Harvey writes about everything connected with the school but himself and his department. He enjoys giving a classroom lecture on George Meredith and then interview- ing the Ellis County sheriff to obtain a story for the Kansas City Star. During the past year the English Department has been handicapped by the lack of an instructor in public speaking. Mr. Harvey formerly was the debate and oratory coach and won three consecutive state contests in oratory and much renown for the school ' s intercollegiate debaters. But Mr. Harvey was forced to give up forensic coaching when his newspaper and literary activities became more numerous. However, next year there will be an instructor in public speaking. The need of an intense interest in literature in Western Kansas is recog- nized by the department and the manner of teaching every English class has this need in view. “Literature and reading are forms of living " is the depart- ment ' s precept and its dogma as well. The department endeavors to fit into the School ' s service to the Western Kansas and give the students a vision of dynamic force of good literature. Sixty- seven 191 9 ft H THE REVEILLE _ Department of Commerce. mm HE mental equipment of the business man needs to be greater today than was ever before necessary. Just as the sphere of the business man ' s action has broadened with the new position our country has taken in the world’s affairs, so have the needs of broad understanding of sound principles increased. The methods of a quarter of a century gone by, will not do. The great business world requires an army of men and women thoroughly equipped for efficient service. Our Commercial Department has been reorganized to meet the growing demand of Western Kansas for thorough business training. We will train {.hose who wish to teach and others who wish to use their education for com- mercial purposes. . The best instructors who can be secured will be placed in charge of the work. No course will be included in the Commercial Department that is not essential. Emphasis will be placed on facts that have stood up under actual business conditions. We want to give every person in Western Kansas an opportunity to get a practical business education in the shortest possible time and with small ex- pense. Sixty- eight 1919 I VICTORY EDITION ] W ACTIVITIES. Projects. FARMING THEIR WAY THROUGH COLLEGE. By P. Caspar Harvey. From the Country Gentleman, December 22, 1917. (Editor’s note. — The following extracts from the magazine article are reprinted to illustrate the vision of the Fort Hays Kansas Normal School concerning its project system. It will be noted, of course, that the article was prepared early in the fall of 1917 and while immediate conditions have changed somewhat because of the war the vision of the school remains the same.) N the last frontier, where farming is the only method of living, the war readjustments came quickest. The same ground — the very center of what was formerly known as the Great American Desert, the old Fort Flays Military Reservation — on which Col. YV. F. Cody won his sobriquet of Buffalo Bill, and which Sheridan and Custer used as headquarters when quelling the last savage up- risings of the plains, is again the center of a struggle. This region to-day draws every available person to the soil in the nation ' s effort to increase food production. Two years ago this struggle would have denied a college education to the boys and girls of the famous short-grass country. To-day the effort to in- crease food production actually draws them to college on that same military reservation. The reason is that the only state educational institution of higher learning, on the Great Plains raises and conserves enough food on its campus to enable the first native generation of the plains to stay in college now. This institution is the Fort Hays Normal School at Hays City, Kansas. Its activities are fourfold : Students go to school, farm, use their own products, and conserve food simultaneously. The last three are opportunities, but the combination is necessary. Here, in order for many students to acquire their college education, they must not only use and conserve food, they must pro- duce their own products. For the fiscal year just ended these products repr e- Sixty-nlne 1919 sented a total of $50,227.41, of which $16,975.05. was the net labor income to the 165 individuals from the student body who participated. While some still depend on dad and others make only part of their way, many students make their entire way. However, there is no limit to the num- ber of students who can earn all expenses, because the campus of the school contains 4300 acres. To every boy and girl of Western Kansas : “Have enough money to get on the campus. If you will farm, garden, milk cows, churn butter, raise chickens, slop pigs, peel potatoes, wash dishes or keep bees, you can get your college education ' Ti-ie Longings of ti-ie Pioneer. The Western Kansas young man and woman have within them the long- ings of the pioneer and a hankering after book learning. It is a peculiar com- posite of peculiar simples. Family after family from the East came to West- ern Kansas soon after Custer, Miles and Forsythe drove away the Indians. Most of them lost all they possessed and went back. A few had the nerve and grit to stick it out. The faith of these pioneers overcame grasshoppers, drought, hot winds, one-crop farms, no markets, and the loneliness of the prairie homes. The children whom these pioneers brought with them or who were born during the struggling years are now on the farms of this part of the state. The children who were born after a foothold had been won in the short grass are now old enough for a college education. To meet the unexpressed needs the project system was inaugurated. When the Government began to ask for support of the wav program, Presi- dent W. A. Lewis, of the only short-grass college, found that this institution was already at work at it, and could go ahead without stopping to install any new machinery. When the call for volunteers first came the boys of the Fort .Hays institution left almost in a body, and when the National Army recruited its quotas the national call for girls and women to take the places of men on the farm was echoed on the Fort Hays campus, not by an appeal for girls to go into the fields, but for a few more girls to move up into the places left vacant by the soldiers. The girls, some of them, were already earning their way through college by farming. The unique thing about the system is that, with all this emphasis placed on industrial subjects as the means of living and as training for life on the farms of Western Kansas, the departments of music and literature are the most patronized ones in the school. Culture is not for its own sake, but for the sake of life. There is not a period of isolation, but a period of living by actually doing. Music and literature take root in that kind of soil. The project which commands the most students is gardening. In all, sixty- two students, twelve of them girls — but this is for the fiscal year and under Seventy 1919 VICTORY EDITION many months of pre-war conditions — earned during the past fiscal year a net income of $7,882.95. Despite the fabled hot winds of Western Kansas and the drought of the past eighteen months, the gardens were not materially damaged. Two irrigation stations pumped 800 gallons of water a minute from the campus lake into the rows of vegetables when it was most needed. The lake itself was obtained by a dam across Big Creek draw. There is no truck gardening in Western Kansas. Climatic conditions seem to preclude it. " ' Beat the hot winds by a month " has been the motto of the tomato growers among the sixty-two. This season the crop value of each acre of tomatoes was $200. At the time when the blossoms come on the hot winds begin to blow. Vines but no fruit was the result. The seed is planted in greenhouses about March tenth. April first the plants are transferred in indi- vidual boxes to cold frames. By a gradual process of hardening off the plants are accustomed to the Western Kansas winds and sun. They are planted in irrigation tracts about May tenth. In this way the young fruit will have set on before the hot winds blow. With five boys at work the field-crops project of ninety acres produced 114 tons of corn and kafir silage for a net income of $19.42 an acre, which also included eighty tons of alfalfa. The eight boys and two girls who selected the daily project were able to clear on the average $205.50 apiece. Thirty cows were in the project. Six boys with seventyseven hogs earned, above all expenses, a total of $692.60. The creamery made twelve girls $78 apiece. The poultry project interested nine girls and three boys, with a total valuation of $250. The greenhouses netted $312.70. The bees have been on the campus only a few months, but earned $21.90 above expenses. The students’ dining-hall project, during the fiscal year, had an income of $25,600.66, and its expenses were $25,557.16. There are forty-one students working in this project and the cost of their board is included in the operating expenses. Twenty-nine girls are in this project, but boys are no longer permitted to enter it, since their labor is so valuable in the fields. There are no downtown boarding houses or small boarding clubs of the students. Some girls earn their way by work in private families, and no boys “bach. " Everyone eats at this project, including several members of the faculty. It is maintained under student management and control, and un- der the supervision of the domestic science instructors. The gross production of the eight producing projects amounted during the fiscal year to $24,626.75. This was produced by 124 students, making an average gross income of $198.60 for each student. The 124 students thus produced $4,648.68 worth of food over and above their own consumption. The projects are independent of each other. Their products must compete on the open market. One project cannot holster up a weak one. The dining Seventy-one TJ1Y = THE REVEILLE project itself has bought from the dairy only $4,263.30 during the year. But individual students have sold it practically all of its vegetables. It would be suicide to permit any cooperation without economic competition. As the sys- tem enlarges and as time goes by the cooperation will gradually increase. This competition must be not only in price but also in quality and facility in hand- ling. As an example, the dining hall uses only certain cuts of pork and buys them on the open market. The pig-project boys sell their hogs on the open market. Cooperation without economic competition would not conserve food. The crops, in order of extent of cultivation, were potatoes, sweet com, beans, cantaloupes, tomatoes, onions, sweet potatoes, ' watermelons, celery, cab- bage, radishes, lettuce, turnips, spinach and pumpkins. The total crop was $9,600.95, making an average yield of $174.54 an acre and a net yield of $143.32 an acre. The vegetables were sold on the open market in surround- ing towns and in Hays, as well as to the dining-hall project students. Peo- ple from Norton, Woods ton, Russell, Ellis and Scott City motored to the gardens to purchase from the boys and girls themselves on their plots of ground. Scott City is 100 miles from Hays City, Norton is sixty miles, and Oakley is eighty miles. The land overhead expense to the student project workers is eight dollars an acre and the water supply amounts on the average to nine dollars an acre for die year. An official survey of the school ' s student body and its scholarship, to make sure that the project system was not hindering class-room work and standards, brought out the fact that scholarships and grades and school honors went to the people who worked their way through school. The project workers were massed in the 1 foo-hour group, the students who did not work their wav pre- dominated in the 900 and the 800 hour groups, while no project workers were found in the lowest groups. The spirit and solidarity of the school have been expressed in a bronze tablet. It adorns Sheridan Coliseum, a big stone building on the plains, seat- ing 3600 persons, in which are given tractor shows, grand operas, livestock shows, oratorios, automobile shows, dramas, basketball games, conventions and tennis matches. Out here in the heart of the short grass, where in the not distant past roamed the last Indians and wallowed the last buffaloes, the drive to increase food production by making its conservation and production keep boys and girls in college has not resulted in a technical school or in the building up of an industrial center. President W. A. Lewis does not believe in culture for its own sake. " Cul- ture for its own sake teaches away from the farm ' he says. In his opinion the much talked about propanganda which preaches " toward the farm " is one of the most pernicious doctrinaires before the public today. Not only does the Seventy-two 1919 VICTORY EDITION project system swat this “toward-the-farm” idea, but it also creates of itself an atmosphere of “within the farm ’ Teaching “within the farm” has within it no lost motion in the transplanting of misfits or in the satisfying of the dis- contented. But President Lewis, knowing that “within the farm” consisted in more than raising crops or breeding livestock, emphasizes above all others the study of music and literature — music as a community study and literature as a cul- tural life force within the individual. President Lewis brought Henry Edward Malloy to Fort Hays to begin “Singing Kansas into tune.” His mission in Western Kansas was to bring music to everybody, not for the sake of the music, but for the sake of the indi- vidual, the community and the state. He was to teach people to sing, to come together in community choruses, orchestras and bands. Malloy has produced three operas and two oratorios. For two years he presented Haydn’s oratorio, The Creation. The chorus of 168 voices was composed of students from the school. They were boys and girls who were used to the free expanse of Kansas plains. Most of them had never heard of an oratorio until asked to sing in one. But the spirit of the pioneers had not been “cultured” out of them. They sang it, and sang it to the acclaim of visit- ing music critics. President Lewis realized that the ' ‘with in-the-f arm” teaching was not com- plete without the individual life of the boy and girl being pointed out to them as such. When he asked me to head the Department of English he never mentioned during the entire negotiations whether I was to emphasize Sanskrit or phil- ology. His first official suggestion after I became a member of the faculty was that I get up an exhibition of farm advertising. To say I was nonpulsed is putting it mildly. I sent out eighty-nine letters to people and institutions and firms whom 1 supposed would know about farm advertising. I received one reply and no material. The exhibit the department finally got together repre- sented t 6S farmers, and numbered 1725 units from fourteen states and Can- ada. A statement of mine at the time, three years ago — “The farmer is the greatest potential advertiser in the United States and to-day only realizes that he ought to advertise” — was taken up by an advertising journal or two and discussed seriously. The experience took me off the Sinai from which I hand- ed down my decalogues about the classics. “Within ti-ie Farm.” As I began to catch the vision my first impression was to throw away the text-books, because they did not teach “within the farm.” They seemed to hold up city fellows as the heroes. They seemed to make the boys and the girls discontented on the farm and long for the big, wide, wide world. This Seventy-three ' T9T9 idea did not last long. The whole trouble was with the mass of critical mate- rial attached to the classes as information or the great amount of time given to dissecting masterpieces and holding clinics over the remains. I began to teach the students to read down through the book into them- selves. I showed them how to find in the masterpieces of literature their own un revealed tendencies, to uncover their own undiscovered passions and to realize their own unexpressed thoughts about life, love and God. In direct response to this vision of teaching “within the farm " the depart- ment of English has two courses, one for college freshmen and sophomores and one for college juniors and seniors, that are purely reading laboratory courses. I use a list of 120 titles from Homer to Wells. I have left out the classics or the writers which have a special place in other courses. In a school with so much attention of necessity given to the practical, the majority of the graduates in addition to their vocational major have also car- ried an English major, and the 1917 class, containing twenty-one people who received their bachelor ' s degree, had eleven who were in this group. It takes the combination of agriculture, music and literature to rob farm life of its “man-with-the-hoe” conception and to give the “within-the-farm” movement dynamic life. This combination also helps the war drive for more food production and conservation and keeps our boys and girls in college now. The Dining Hall. | HE Normal School Dining Elall is run on a cooperative basis and with a two-fold purpose. This is the furnishing of board to the students of the school at a price which is not excessive and the giving of the opportunity to help earn his way through school to the student who wishes it. The management of the Club is vested in a faculty committee and two stu- dents. These students serve as matron and steward respectively. The matron is the general supervisor of the dining hall at meal times and the steward has charge of the funds of the Club. The faculty committee who supervise the Club donate their time and labor. Miss Condi t has very efficiently managed the Club for the students as well as for the S.A.T.C. this year. The Clubs offers a’ market for many of the products of the school gardens, the dairy and the creamery thus cooperating with the other projects to the mutual benefit of all. The Club is a social center for the students of the school. They are seated at tables of eight and the meal hours are no small part of the student life. Friendships are formed in the congeniality of Club life that cannot but be a factor in after life. Seventy-four 1919 One corner of Normal Dining Hall. Another corner of Normal Dining Hall. Seventy-five 1919 Girls studying Auto Mechanics. Seventy-six 191 9 — ----- _ VICTORY EDITION Gardens. OUR thousand acres of land belonging- to the school and adjacent to the campus offer opportunity to students for practical farming. In the garden project, the land is rented to the student in a plot of as many acres as he may desire. A lease is issued to him. Pie is required to pay the general overhead expenses and for the water used in irrigation at the cost of pumping. A trucker ' s association is formed of the students engaged in gardening and farming to cooperate in purchasing seeds and selling the products. The irrigible land is fanned intensively; the remainder is devoted to dry land farming. The fact that each student engaged in project gardening is conducting his own business, managing his own finances and planning for himself is in itself preparation for his place in the world. Seventy-seven 1919 N THE REVEILLE D airy an A C reamery. AIRYING is one of the practical projects of the school. It is organ- ized with the two-fold purpose of enabling students to obtain a col- lege education by giving paying work and supplying a practical ap- plication of theories learned in the class room. In the dairy project the students either own their own cows or manage a number loaned by the school. The dairy products are sold and the students credited with his share of the net earnings. It has been demonstrated that the profit from three or four good cows will pay the necessary expenses of a student while in school. The creamery project is in substance a partnership between the farmers of the community who sell cream and the student who makes the butter. Each farmer’s cream is given an individual test and churning. The result of this is reported to the cream consigner, a certain per cent of the sale price of the butter is given to the student for labor and overhead expense and the balance remitted to the patron, thus making the partnership complete and mutually beneficial. Seventy-eight 1919 | = VICTORY EDITION Normal Dairy Herd with Athletic Field in background. Seventy-nine 1919 « ' THE REVEILLE 1919 Eighty VICTORY EDITION Recognition of Achievement. Each year a faculty committee composed of the President of the School and two heads of departments make up the “Recognition of Achievement Roll.” This roster is to recognize the achievements of individual students during the school year. (The lists are alphabetical and the order of names has no significance). THE ROLL FOR 1917-1918. Glenn Archer, Great Bend. Managing Editor the Leader and 1 Managing Editor of the Reveille. Ralph Archer, Great Bend, All Kansas center and captain of the F.H.N. state champion- ship team which went through the season without a defeat. Agnes Arrington, Keystone, all-round college woman. Geo. E. Bear, Russell, student assistant in chemistry, and president senior college class. Merle Caswell, McDonald, President’s Day speaker, debater and leader. Margaret Chittenden, Plays., president of Red Cross. Elma Creighton, Goodland. Music, president of freshman class. Genevieve Dorney, Hays, winner of Kansas collegiate poster contest. Eunice Eyler, Dorrance, music. Jessie Granger, Vermillion, piano. Anna Hastings, WaKeeney, awarded more excess credit than any other student in the history of school, and all-round strong student. Arthur Hemphill, Norton, all-round college man and leader. John Lindquist, Gove, best writer in school. Doris Pearson, Otis, war poster designer. Perle E. Tilley. Ransom, violin student. Rose M. Warner, Ellsworth, war public speaking. Rex Welty, I-Iill City, all-Kansas half-back, all-state athletic star. Pearl Wilson, Hays, Y.M.C.A. War Fund drive. TSighty- one 1919 ROLL FOR 1918-1919. Agnes Arrington, Keystone, managing editor of the Leader and president of the Stu- dent Assembly. Mary Brull, Hays, president of senior college class. Merle Caswell, McDonald, president of Study Assembly, president Red Cross and school leader Margaret Chittenden, Hays, student assistant in Home Economics. James R. Clark, Oberlin, football star. Wiley Compton, Larncd. captain football. C. W. Coolbaugh, Stockton, valuable service to Commanding Officer of Army Corps on campus. Elma Creighton, Goodland, music. Raymond Custer, Marion, distinction in Argomic Forest Battle, returned to school in March. Jessie Granger, Vermillion, piano. Howard Harold, Dresden, President’s Day speaker. Paul Jones, Stockton. S.A.T.C. leader. Ada Law, Hill City, chairman of Board of Control, President’s Day speaker and music. Marie Oakford, Goodland, piano. Doris Stivers, Fredonia, piano. Perle L. Tilley, Ransom, violin student. Robert Spencer, Penokee, captain basketball. Victoria Unruh, Earned, Managing Editor of the Reveille, president of sophomore class and best writer in school. Eighty- two 1919 VICTORY EDITION Faculty NIen s Cluk 1 HE Faculty Men ' s Club is an organization composed of the men of the faculty. Its object is the improvement of its members profes- sionally, socially and intellectually. Meetings are held once a month. The members dine together, and hold discussions on various phases of educational work such as, the place in the curriculum of varied subjects, the social value of studies pursued, the business of the college and related topics of interest and value to the members of the Club. President Vice President Secretary OFFICERS. Floyd B. Lee. P. Caspar Harvey. R. L. Parker. Tke A1 umni. UR Alumni Association is organized with the idea of keeping a com- plete record of all alumni of the school and through this to enable the Forty Hays Kansas Normal School Alumni to keep in touch with their classmates and schoolmates. It is expected that every alumnus will report every year to the officers of the Association or to the general office of the School. All graduates are members of the Association upon receiving their diploma and paying the Alumni fees. This fee may either be paid yearly or once cover- ing a life membership. President Secretary T rcasurer OFFICERS. C. A. Beeby. Lo Ree Cave. Mrs. Florence Almond Irwin. Eighty- three 1919 F. H. N. Executive Council. First row — John Scheurman, Quinter; John Hawks, Colyer: Bruce Whitney, Speed; Lee Corder, Kirwin; Carl Knowls, Kirwin; Carl King, Kirwin. Second row — Lulu Germann, Kanorado; Jessie Lee Scriven, Lucas; Victoria Unruli, Larned; Alice Bergland, Loomis, Nebraska; Agnes Arrington. Keystone; Olive Sunderland, Vermillion. Third row — Robert Spencer, Penokee; Margaret Chittenden, Hays; Ada Law, Hill City; Mae Bergland, Loomis, Nebraska; Mary Brull, Hays: Kate Stone, Codell. Fourth row — Army Guthrie, Woodston; Ivan Grimes, Woodston; Ruth Stevenson. Mullenville. Eighty-four 1919 i VICTORY EDITION I Student Council and Assembly. TEE7IITH the governing ' and administrative officers of the School commun- ity, the Student Council of the Fort Hays Kansas Normal School is the governing body in all matters that concern student organiza- tions and enterprises. It is the representative body of the student body. The members of the Student Council must be qualified members of the class which they represent. They are elected by a quorum of their class. The officers of the Council are president, vice-president, secretary and treas- urer. The Student Assembly is the community center of the School. It convenes once a week with the object of providing entertainment for the student body and training for students along the line for which they have talent, such as, public speaking, singing, or playing. The Assembly is presided over by a student president. The other officers of the Assembly are two vice-presidents, secretary and treasurer. These offi- cers are nominated by the executive council and elected by the vote of the en- tire student body. It is the duty of the officers to plan the assembly programs. Eighty-five : - 19 19 « 1 THE REVEILLE The Leader. H HE Leader is the newspaper of the School community. It is the offi- cial publication of the student body and is under the direction of a board of control composed of two faculty members, P. Caspar Harvey and C. A. Shively, and three students, Ada Law, Agnes Arrington and the president of the General Assembly. Ada Law is chairman of the board. The managing editor is elected by ballot by the paid up sub- scribers of the publication in May for the ensuing year. John Lindquist was thus elected in May 1918. P ecause of his call to the army, George Bear was chosen by the board of control for the 1918 summer term and Agnes Arring- ton for the regular school year 1918-1919 to serve in place of John Lindquist while he was in the army. It is the mission of the Leader to mirror public opinion, to chronicle events and to herald what is to come. The Leader has gone to our boys in the army and navy throughout the war. It has sought to be a link between the school and the boys at the front, to keep them informed of campus events and to bear to them news of friends among the Alumni and students. The Managing Editors 1917-1918 were Frank Sullivan, Ralph Archer, and Glenn Archer. The army claimed these boys one by one when they were succeeded by other editors. The Managing Editor for 1918-1919 is Agnes Ruth Arrington. At present the Leader Staff is composed of: Mary Brull, Harold Pyles, Merle Caswell, Margaret Chittenden, Myrtle Divine and Victoria Unruh. These with Agnes Arrington comprise the advanced class in Journalism. Elghtv-slx 1919 VICTORY EDITION I m Eighty -seven 1919 THE REVEILLE The Red C ross. ORK for the Red Cross auxiliary of the Normal School for 1918, com- prised the making of hospital supplies, and refugee garments. The call for sewers was loyally answered by the girls of the school. The Christmas time boxes, containing candy, cake, Ivory soap, waterproof match box, gum, chocolates, handkerchiefs, tablet, envelopes, checkers, chess and a steel mirror were sent with the greetings of the School to all former Normal School students in the army and navy. The auxiliary for the year 1919 has been engaged in the making of refugee garments. The need has not been so great for Red Cross sewing this year. OFFICERS 1918. President Vice President Secretary Treasurer Chairman Membership Committee Chairman Finance Committee Chairman Supply Committee Chairman Instruction Committee Margar et Chittenden. Annabell Agnew. Dora E. Grass. Rena Faubion. Bertha Milstead. Dwight L. Wooster. Flossie Vinson. . Elizabeth ConditV President Vice President Secretary Treasurer OFFICERS 1919. Merle Caswell. Lorena Welty; Rachel L. White. E. E. Colyer. Eighty -eight 1919 Y. M. C. A. HE Y.M.C.A. of the Fort Hays Kansas Normal School was organized in the Spring of 1917. Every boy in school and the men of the faculty are eligible to. membership in the organization. The Y.M.C.A. has two aims, spiritual and mental. Its first object is to lead young men into vital relationship with the man, Christ. Weekly devotional meetings are held with capable men as leaders. Topics of vital interest to boys are discussed. The 1918 Y.M.C.A. has a resident secretary at its head, Mr. Milton M. Thorne. OFFICERS 1918. J. W. Reed. Toe I-Jenning. Glenn Archer. Wiley Compton. OFFICERS 1919. President Leland Caswell. Vice President Frank Cunningham. Secretary Lee Corder. Treasurer . Karl King. President Vice President Secretary Treasurer Eighty-nine 1919 THE REVEILLE President s Day. INCE the last issue of the Reveille two President’s Days have taken place. The occasion has become an event looked forward to with an interest second only to Commencement Day. Even then all the School looks forward to President’s Day in somewhat the same way that two classes anticipate the graduation ceremonies. The j 9 1 8 President ' s Day was held Feb. 12th. Mr. Shively was the Pre- siding Officer. He happily said in his opening remarks that four years ago President ' s Day was an innovation ; three years ago a celebration; two years ago an anniversary and that year a custom. In bis opening statement as pre- siding officer of the 19T9 Day, Mr. Plarvey recalled Mr. Shively ' s category and added that President ' s Day was now a tradition of the Fort Hays Kansas Normal School — perhaps its first tradition. Mr. Shively presided at the formal program on the morning of President’s Day 1918 and the speakers were, Merle Caswell, Burton M. Clark, P. Caspar Harvey, C. A. Shively and President Lewis. Miss Kathryn McLain was toastmaster at the dinner. The reception at night was an enjoyable one and largely attended. Mr. Harvey presided at the morning program of the 1919 occasion and the speakers included Miss Ada Law, Floward Harold, C. A. Beeby, president of the Flays Chamber of Commerce; P. Caspar Plarvey and E. W. Hoch of the Board of Administration. Mrs. Ruth B. Davis was toastmaster at the banquet and Dr. Wilbur N. Mason of the Board, principal speaker at the banquet. The reception at night was perhaps the most successful one yet held and all the boys and girls of the student body were present as well as very many of the Hays citizens. The dining room at the dinner was the most beautifully decorated banquet hall yet seen at a President ' s Day. The spirit of the School was in the heart of everyone. 1 It is a proper state- ment to say the annual President’s Day has inculcated a spirit of solidarity in the School and has contributed much towards the formation of other tradi- tions at the youngest of all the state schools. 1919 Ninety Y. W. C. A. ORT Hays Kansas Normal School Y.W.C.A. is one of its izations. It has a membership of one hundred and fifty girls. It was organized by Miss Lucy Riggs, the Field Secretary of the West Central Field, on March 3, 1917. Under the auspices of the Y.W.C.A. and Y.M.C.A, the School raised $1500 for the Students’ Friendship Fund. At the beginning of every school term the Y.W.C.A. gives an all school ‘ ' mixer” to which all students of the School are invited. Regular devotional meetings of the Y.W.C.A. are held every week. The Y.W.C.A. has this year sent a delegate to the National Y.W.C.A. Stu- dent Conference at Evanston, Illinois, and one to the Student Volunteer Band Conference of Kansas at McPherson. The 1919 Spring program of the Y.W.C.A. is peculiarly ambitious and of interest to college girls. It is a campaign which has as its aim the informing, regarding world conditions, of girls now in college to fit them for taking then- place in the world as college women during the reconstruction days before us. OFFICERS 1918. OFFICERS 1919. President Vice President Secretary Treasurer , Lula German 11. Julia Stone. Agnes Arrington. Nettie Anspaugh. President Vice President Treasurer Secretary Agnes Arrington. Margaret Chittenden. Elizabeth Chittenden. Elma Creighton. Ninety -one 1919 THE REVEILLE Christian World D emocracy. EALIZ 1 NG that the most vital force in progressing civilization was Christianity and that our present educational system was apt to for- get the place of Christian principles in history and in the present day crisis, the Fort Hays Kansas Normal School instituted in February 1918 a general course of lectures on “Christian World Democracy.” These lectures were given by the Catholic priests and Protestant pastors of Hays and by the factulty member in charge of the course, P. Caspar Harvey. In January 1918 a meeting of representatives of every college and univer- sity in Kansas was held at Emporia to formulate plans for the study of the Christian ideals in Democracy. The conference adopted this official call : “We recognize as never before, because of the present world crisis, the im- perative demand for broader interpretation and application of Christianity as it applies not only to individual thought and conduct, but also to the social and international problems that face the world. We believe that students, because of their advantage of education, must lead, both in this larger interpretation and application of Christianity. We believe that if these students are to be prepared to do this unparalleled task it is absolutely imperative that they begin the work of interpretation and application during their college days. Because of this solemn conviction, this conference of all the colleges and the univer- sities of the state here firmly resolves to challenge too per cent of the students of Kansas to a consideration of courses in Christian world democracy and the application of Christianity to our community and national life.” Mr. Harvey was the Forty Hays representative at this meeting. Upon his return to Hays he went into a series of conferences with the Rev. Dr. Dominic of St. Joseph ' s Catholic Church and priest in charge of this parish, the pastors of the Protestant churches, and President Lewis of the Normal School. A group of lectures was worked up for the remainder of the semester. “It is not that the churches are not doing their work,” Mr. Harvey said in announcing the course to the student body, “but that college men and women do not fully understand the Christian principles at work in civilization apart from the church. We have heard President Wilson’s call to make the world safe for democracy. We in turn must do our bit to make democracy safe for the world and only an intelligent study of Christianity can do that.” One hundred and eighty enrolled for the course of lectures. Notes were taken and all notebooks turned in and graded by the instructor. There was no attempt made to give the course an attitude that might be termed “religious”. That belongs very properly to the church. Mr. Harvey Ninety-two 1919 acted as chairman and the priest or pastor who spoke, addressed the students and faculty present just as he would in a lecture course of a college or uni- versity. The Rev. C. F. Wiest of the Lutheran church lectured three times. His topics were, “Why Buddha, Zoroast, Mohammed, and Confucius failed in a progressing civilization”, “The family at the center of Civilization”, and “Christianity and Literature.” The Rev. Fr. Gilbert of the Catholic church lectured on “The Christian principles in Athletics”, “The Restoration and protection of weak as a Chris- tian principle”, and “The Christian regard for human life.” The Rev. A. S. Hale gave one address on “Christianity and Industrial Democracy.” The Rev. E, O. Rogers of the Baptist church talked on “Autocracy from a Christian Viewpoint”, and “The Sacrificial Principle as the Basis of Civiliza- tion.” The Rev. Gerrit Snyder of the Presbyterian church lectured on “the Phil- osophy of the superman from a Christian standpoint”, and “From Theocracy to Democracy.” President W. A. Lewis lectured on “Christianity as a Community Enter- prise.” Mr. P. Caspar Harvey lectured on “What Christian World Democracy Means”, “The Basic Philosophy of Christianity”, and “The Titanic Size of the Present Struggle and all its atrocities which are the greatest proof in the history of the world that there is a Perfect God,” Ninety- three THE REVEILLE The 1918 Reveille. 1 CTURES were taken for the Reveille and material collected. Owing to war conditions, it was decided to leave this for the Sophomore class of the first peace year to combine into a war number of the .Reveille. It was planned that this would be a complete history of the part the Fort Hays Kansas Normal School should play in the war at home and abroad. The T918 Sophomore class gave a play as a Reveille benefit thus helping somewhat to finance the 1919 Reveille. THE STAFF. Managing Editor Glenn Archer. Business Manager Harold Gilliland. Literary Editor Margaret Chittenden. The 1919 Reveille. FTER the signing of the Armistice, the 1919 Sophomore class decided to publish the “Victory Edition” of the Reveille. It has been the ambition of the staff to publish a book which would be truly representative of the Fort Hays Kansas Normal School dur-. ing the war, to give honor to our men who have gone to war for us, to record oiv our own campus and to put into tangible form the history of events of school days for perusal in years to come. THE STAFF. Managing Editor Business Manager Literary Editor Advertising Manager Circulation Manager Art Editor Athletic Editor Military Editor Victoria Unrnh. P. Everett Sperry. Agnes Arrington. Lula German n. Lorena Welty. Frances Newton. Elizabeth Chittenden. Martin Eastlack. Ninety-four 1919 VICTORY EDITION S ' lULU GERMAN N 7 AGHES ARRINGTON? VICTORIA UHRUH? LOREHA WELTY 7 IRANCIS NEWTON? MARTIN EASTLACK? gJZABETH GHlirm Elt7 Ninety- five 1919 The Newman Cluh. HE Newman Club is an organization composed of the Catholic stu- dents of the Normal School. It was organized on February nth, 1917. Its aim is to promote the faith of and friendship between its members. The purpose of the Club is for religious stud} ' and social life. The doctrines of Cardinal Newman are the basis ' of its study. Spiritual Advisor Father Anselm. President Vice President Secretary Treasurer Marshal OFFICERS. Mary Brull. John Riedel. Jane O’Laughlin. Hattie Weigel. A. F. Bieker. Fidelis J. Befort Agnes Laura Brull Marie Anne Brull Mary I. Brull Mary Callahan Bernard F. Dreiliug MEMBERSHIP. Leo J. Dreiling Fidelis Engel Harry William Froelich Leona Anna Froelich Francis Metsger Jane O ' Laughlin Alice Penney Gerald Penney John Pfannenstiel John Riedel Kathryn Unrein Hattie Weigel Ninety-six 1919 VICTORY EDITION I m MILITARY. Introductory. B T is not fitting that anything be written introductory to the military section of the Reveille. This yearbook has been dedicated to the Gold Stars of the School. No word of praise, no sentence of eulogy, might he written which would add more luster to the School or to its sons than to make the introduction of the Military Division the Fort Hays Kansas Normal School Honor Roll. HONOR ROLL. Clarence Agnew Francis Brown Frank B. Evans Carrol Agre litis Paul Burmaster Jesse Ewing Henry Albertson Ralph Burns Emerson Felts Ernest Allbert Lieut. James P. Callahan Elmer Ficken Ralph AUbcrt John Callahan William Finch Fred Archer Fred Campbell Edwin E. Fink Lieut. Ralph Archer Cpl. Frank Carman Emmet Fink Oliver Arnold Alva Carson John D. Fink Eugene Ball Ustcd Lee Clair Cpl. W. A. Flynn James Banker Burton Clark James Forrest Irwin Barnett Lieut. D. Frankenberger. Cpl. Albert E. Beeby Clarence Clark James Fuller L. C. Beezeley Carl Clark Cleve Gardels Sergt. Major James Bear Cpl. Silas Clark Dewey Garrett Lelancl Bell Lindsey Clark Clifford Garrignes Leonard Bell Roscoe Costner Sam. L. Gecsick Ralph Betnis Lieut. Millard Crane Harold Gilliland Emery " Beongher Merl Crissman Claude Gordon Clayton Bice Lieut. Eric Cummings Henry Graham Leo E. Bice Cpl. Raymond Custer Charles M. Granger Vernon L. Bice Lieut. Vernon E. Daniels Gail Grass Cpl. A. F. Bieker Cpl. George Davis George Grass A. A. Bieker Mervin Davis Edgar Grass Albert Biasing ' Roy C. Dazey V. M. Greer Charles Bissing Lieut. John E. DeWees Wesley Grout Oscar Blau William DeWees John Gross Charles Boles Lieut. Elmer Dougherty Jacob Gross Lieut. William Bolt Adolph Dreiling Lawrence Gross Ensign Ray Breitweiser Herman Dreiling Paul Gross Fred Breitweiser Martin Eastlack Howard Harold Ninety-seven 1919 THE REVEILLE Henry Herman Vernon Miller Sergt. Blaine E. Sites Merlin E. Herman Lieut. John E. Mock Fred Sites Cpl. Charles Harvey Musician Thomas Mock James Smith Herman Hicks Morris Mock Walter B. Smith Jack Hoffman Elmer Moore Lynn Smith Waller E. Hack Musician Leo Moore J ra Spencer William C. Humphrey Dr. Moye Robert Spencer Jesse Humphries Lieut. Clinton Morgan James C. Spencer Cpl. Arthur Hemphill Lieut. Harry Nielson Cpl. Leo Spoon Ray 1. Hulse William F. Nelson Musician James Start A. C. Jacobs Fred Neiswanger Elmer Stephenson Geo, Jacobs Karl Noll Kenneth Stewart Fred Jepson John Noll Cpl. Earl E. Stock Asa I,. Johnson Lieut. Guy Ordway Lieut. I-Tarry Stock Musician Julius Johnson Lynn Ordway Leo Stock Levevctt Johnson Gerald Penney Milo Stock Roy Johnson Elvin S. Penney Marvin Strailey Sergt. Albert H. Kerns Victor Pernoud Jocol Sturm Asa A. King Capt. Charles A. Picken Lawrence C. Sturm D. F. Klemm Lester Poland Frank Sullivan Frank M. Klenk Earl Pratt Sergt. Ward W. Sullivan Sergt. Hugo Kohl Ray Pratt Lee Taylor Guy L. Knorr Ro ' lla Ransom Robert E. Terrill Albert Kruht Ralph Reed Perle Tilley Lieut. Alvin I.. Law Harvey Reed Herbert P. Tuttle Julian Lahman Charles Reed Sergt. Mike Unrein Lieut. D. H. Leighton Clyde Reed Wilfred Wann H. L. Littledale Albert PI. Reed Gilmore Wann Anton P. Linnenberger Charles Reeder Oscar Waggoner Fred R. Linnenberger Rufus Reynolds Sergt. Lew Wallace John F, Lindquist John Richmeier Ralph Ward Frank Lippert Alfred Richmond Walter A. Ward Erwin Low Elmer Ringe Lieut. Oldie Washburn Clarence Loreditsch John Riedel John Weber Benjamin McCarroll Joseph Ryan Joseph Weigel Hugo L. McCarroll Harold Rnppenthal Raymond Welty Lynn McCord Fred E, Ross Rex Welty Sergt. McFarland Cpl. Chester Rummel Benjamin Westbrook John Me Knight Mus. Walter B. Roberts John Westbrook Sergt. Cash McNay Sergt. Howard C. Robinson James Westbrook Geo. McVey Capt. H. H. Sandy Mont Wheeler Lieut. Elmo Meade Robert Sargent Carrol Whisnarit Harry Meade Robbin Schwaller Elect. Ben Williams Lewis Merles Cpl. Arthur Scott Clair Wilson Lieut. Casper Middlekauff Lieut. Stanley Scott Claude Wilson Jack Middlekauff Mus. John W. Seuser Sergt. Lester Wilson John Miller Sylvanus Shade William Wilson Roy Miller James Shutts G. T. Wright George Miller Walter Shutts Cpl. William A. Miller Francis Simminger Ninety-eight 1919 - Ninety-nine 1919 THE REVEILLE Student Army Training Corps. By W. A. Lewis, President. S HE Student Army Training Corps was a war measure intended to take young men who possessed a considerable scholarship and to give them preliminary preparation before they entered the active army service. There were two purposes which the College was to serve — one to offer opportunities for the boys to become used to army discipline and army condi- tions : the other, to raise their morale by their keen understanding of the issues involved and to increase their mental equipment so that they would make the finest soldiers in the world. The scheme was a failure for two reasons. First and chiefly, because the war ceased and the purpose for which the S.A.T.C. had been established was no longer in existence. Second, that the machinery had not been in existence long enough to adjust itself to such a radical change in college life and college practice. Of the 660 colleges in America having S.A.T.C. without exception every one had identically the same experience — viz., that both the school and the boys were dissatisfied at the outcome of the project. The S.A.T.C. has now resolved itself into the R.O.T.C The R.O.T.C. is based upon college principles and college practices and not upon army practices as was the S.A.T.C. I think the R.O.T.C. will grow more popular every year until it reaches the place where every boy in school will be a member. Out of the mistakes of the S.A.T.C. will come a fine institution worthy of the traditions of American manhood. One Hundred 1919 VICTORY EDITION i m Officers of S. A. X. C. Captain Dennis Delaney, Commanding Officer. Charles Storrs, 2nd Lieutenant. Captain Lewis A. Baker Charles C. Hatfield, 1st. Lieut. Med. Corps. Russell Phillips, 2nd. Lieut. One Naught One 1919 THE REVEILLE The S-A.T.C. at attention on the Section A — S. A. T. C. T. C. Acre, Wa Keeney R. E. Adams, Norton C. E, Agnew, Yates Center L. E. A 1 burg, Oberlin G, H. Allen, Stockton R. N. Andrew. St. Francis S. R. Anspaugh, Dorrance F. N. Archer, Hays Oliver Arnold, Hays C. W. As bury, Codell L. W. Bartlett, Plainville J. L. Basgall, Hays Emmet Bement, Plainville R. O. Bemcnt, Plainville R. W. Bemis, Hays B. C. Beougher, Grinnell A. L. Berland, Zurich J. B. Born, Penokee J. H. Breitweiser, Cawker City J. L. Byrd, Bloomington C. E. Cafferty, Hill City A. W, Cheney, Grinnell D. J, Chittenden, Hays C. W. Churchill, Oakley T. R. Clark, Oberlin W. B. Compton, Ray R. L. Conger, Natoma J. L. Connelly. Colby C. W. Coolbaugh, Stockton M. J. Cooper, Hoxie A. M. Coover, Kinsley M. J. Copeland, Quinter N. F. Crabtree, St. Francis J. H,. Creighton, Goodland H. M. Cunningham, Wichita U. G. Currier, Hoxie R. T. Davis, Stockton M. J. Dorzweiler, Hays C E. Dougherty, Codell F. L. Dougherty, Codell H. M. Doughty, Webster R. R. Drake, Nekoma W. F. Drees, Hays A. A. Dreiling, Hays L. F. Drury, Conway Springs D. R. Easley, Scott City M. W. Eastlack, Grinnell A. C. Ellis, Garden City A. F. Erbert, EIJis F. B. Evans. Rozel J. D. Fink, Monument G. H. Finley, St. Francis E. E. Eireoved, Smith Center F. M. Frogge, Oakley. Louis Gabel, Ness City F. J. Gassman, St. Marys C. L. Gibson, LaCrosse C. A. Gilbert, Plainville One Naught Two T9T9 = drill grounds behind Sheridan Coliseum. G. A. Gilson, Paradise K. G. P. Goellcrt, Colby G. H. Goff, Hill City G. H - Grass, LaCrosse W. A. Grout, Plays C. C. Hfell, Grinncll D. S. Hall, Oakley D. K. Hail, Oakley E. W. Hall, Oakley Vit Hanzliceck, Wilson W. A. Plenderson, Atwood C. M. Holmquist, Hays G. A. Jacobs, Pfeifer S. L. Jacobs, Ellis D. S. Jenkins, Selden R. C. Johnston, Stockton O. W. Jones, Olsburg P. L. Jones, Stockton F. J, Karls, Selden J. O. Kessler, Collyer G. E. Kingsley, Oakley J. J. Kingsley, Oakjey J. W. Kitch, Nekome W- D. Kramer, Hess City A. L, Kreusch, Ltidell V. J. Kreutzer, Liebenthal H. P. Kyle, LaCrosse W. E Lacerte, Collyer G. E. Leiker, Antonino R. M. Lewis. Euray J. P. Lippert, Bison H. B. Long, Norcatur L. W. Long, Quin ter F. J. McAdams, McCook, Nebr. C. L. McClenny, Collyer E. R. McConnell, Phillipsburg J. E. McCune, PTays C. L. McDaniel, Hutchinson Marion McDonald. Plainville PI. A. McKnown, Phillipsburg R. W. Mahanna, Hoxie James Malone, Herndon H. C. Miller, St. Francis G. A. Mitchell, Dodge City .L. C. Mitchell. Gove P. PI. Molitor. Willowdale N. W. Morton, Oberlin R. C. Morton, Palco J. N. Mu Render, Waldo J. D. Manns, Hutchinson W. E. Nelson, Ellis F, R. Neve, Bison A. A. Olson, Alexander H. A. Oxley, Larned A, C. Peniber, Osborne E. E. Pembleton, Palco H. M. Pence, Colby W. R. Pfcnninger, Rozel H. D. Poisal, Philipsburg A. S. Porter, Jetmorc One Naugrht Three ' T9T9 THE REVEILLE J. D. Porter, Quinter J. R. Pratt, Studley W. W. Purcell, LaCrosse Pi. R. Pyles, Tribune H. R. Quimby, Garden City F. W. Radloff, Oakley John Riedel, Ellis E. L. Roberts, Atwood Gabriel Rupp, Hays T. A. Ryan, Tully M. J. Ryan, Tully W. O. Salkers, Monument Id. L. Scandratt, Rush Center J. A. Schroeder, Atwood P. R. Schuster, Ellis G. R. Scott, Hill City F. P. Seuser, Bison S, E, Shade, Hays W. C. S butts, Hays F. D. Simminger. Ludell R. C. Simpson, WaKeeney J. L. Simpson. Colby Fred Sites, Ellis R. E. Spencer, Penokee A. P. Staab, Catherine E. T. Stephenson, St. Francis L. C. Sturm, St. Francis M. A. Teed, Jetniore R. A. Timken, Bison G. E. Tobias, Ludell D. J. Traylor, Utica G. L. Urban, Pfeifer C. P, Vandyke, Woodston V. A. Vesper, Hill City K. E. Weaverling, Plainville F. M. Weber, Lakin W. D. Wilson, Oakley Edward Wilson, Hays L. A, Wooley. Osborne M. J. Woolner, WaKeeney M. E. Worcester, I-lill City H. F. Young, Alexander N. P. Zeigler, Oakley Section B — S. A. T. C. C. F. Adams, Holton V. L. Allen. Russell Springs David Alin, Clay Center O. E. Arnold. Powhattan R. O. Bachand, Clyde W. E. Bedford, Sedan F. R. Bell, Wei da G. W. Bell, Lyons C. H. P est. Morland J. O. Bircher, Kanopolis J. F. Brooker. Garnett F. E. Burke, Galesburg J. M. Burke, Beloit W. E. Burnette, Parsons A. J. Burris, Hutchinson J. FI. Cavanaugh. Atchison C. N. Chezen, Decring W. D. Christie, Harper P. V. Claywcll, Olsburg W. F. Churchill, Oakley R. O. Daniels, Lawrence E. A. Davis, Salina R. FL Dawson, Medicine Lodge L. P. Daylor, Wamego A. J. DeVaughn, Wichita W. J. B. D unkle, Girard O. B. Ehler, Colby A. H. Epperson, Pittsburg G. H. Ericson, Ellsmore R. E. L. Eubank, Cullison J. A. Finch man, Blue Rapids M. L. F ' ord, Highland K. H. Funk, Ellsworth Hobart M. Grant, Otego W. S. Gray, Altamont C. L. Gregg, Willis W. E. Gorsuch, Waverly Clyde Grissom, Syracuse Ray Hall, Devon Warren Harkin, Bigelow J. W. Hamm, Elmsdale John Hamilton, Partridge W. A. Hinsdale, Bigelow C. L. Hogan, Humboldt J. M. Hogan, Humboldt J. T. Hunt, Garnett One Naught Four 1919 VICTORY EDITION Jesse Huscher, Huscher H. F. Ingalls, Lawrence G F. Jones, Olsburg R. C. Jnelke, Larkinsburg H. J. Kapka, Kansas City E. R. Kinsley, Marysville R. A. Larson, Kansas City S. L. Lock, St. Paul W. F. Malone, Fort Scott J. M. Martin, Rock Creek W. F. Mayers, Great Bend Orville Meisenheimer, Garnett H. B. McCluc, Radley G. W. McCourt, Atchison Erroll McDermed, Hutchinson E. E. Nelson, Smolan J. C. Patterson, Cottonwood Albert P. Patterson, Marysville E. L. Percival, Hoxie A. P. Peterson, Baldwin C. A. Peterson, Kansas City E. B. Phillips, Abilene R. O. Phillips, Waverly C. C. Pile, Hope Virgil Pugh, Erie L. H. Ramsey, Wichita R. F. Redinger, Olathe J. S. Reynolds, Hazelton L. J. Riley, Springfield J. J. Robinson, Hazelton P. A. Schafer, Fort Scott Michel Riley, Longfort E. L. Schoroer, Marion R, E. Sellers, Emporia J. L. Shaw, Hoxie F. H. Shay, Dighton R. R, Snyder, St. George E. G. Colsby, Council Grove R. T. Spence. Arlington W. H. Stansbury. Concordia H. D. Shaney, Dodge City G. E. Sturdy, Lyndon F. W. Thies, Great Bend John R. Tepfer, Ottawa P. J. Thomas, Angola C P. Trivell, Eskridge R, L. Truex, Great Bend E. G. Weberback, St. Francis A. J. Walters, Dodge City C. O. Webb, McPherson E. IL Weerts, Humboldt E. W. Wilson, Parsons G. B. Workman, Coffeyville R, E. Wright, McPherson I-.L E. Zook, Larned One Naught Five 1919 Training Corps — Summer 1918, in front of Sheridan Coliseum. Vocational Training Corps. Lawrence H. Adams, Hiawatha Glenn H. Alton, Winfield Glenn H. Anderson, Yates Center Robert E. Anderson, Lincoln William E. Barraclougb, Kansas City Joseph E. Beck, Salma Clayton C, Bice, Newton F. W, Biebcrstein, Marysville Marry C. Bishop, Jola Clarence C. Borger, Mankato Lester Bower, Math FT. Brand, Wichita Clifford Brooks, Norton Clarence B. Burr. Leavenworth Harvey J. Carsen, Stockton Harry T. Cavanaugh, Oswego Clifford C. Clark, Hutchinson Ross F. Clinton, Topeka Terre Cochran, Lyons Everett P. Colburn, Mankato Carl M. Coon, Kingman Guy F. Cross, Emporia Elliot Cullens, Osborne Elmer C. Dale, Kansas City Oak 1. Dean, Girard Charles P. Diskin, Girard Grover E. Dryden, Wichita Harrison H, Dunlap, Smith Center August G. Ebeling, Washington Albert E. Fiffe, Concordia James N. Finkenbinder, Fredonia Fred Foth, Marion Andy L. Frasure, Dodge City General G. Gibbs, Eldorado Benjamin H. Graham, Topeka Ernest J. Graves, Troy Jonah C. Griggs, Jr. Abram V. Gunselman, Hiawatha One Naught Six 1919 VICTORY EDITION Clyde N. Harmer, Pratt Patrick R. Hellse, Washington Kurt E. Hemrick, Topeka William 0, Henderson, Ottawa Kidd W. Hickey, Russell Richard L. Hallo way, Cimarron Glenn R. Holser, Manhattan William Ingmire, Independence Wilfred R. Johnson, Minneapolis Albert A. Kelley, Belleville John Kemp, Sedan Alexis Kraftschack, McPherson Herman R. Kutnink, McPherson Riley Law, Topeka Roy W. Lloyd, Hutchinson John B. Matthews, Emporia Hugh McAdow, Atchison Maurice N. McCrory, Emporia Irwin K. McCubbin, Wichita Earl Meade, Hays Jeris Murphy, Wellington Victor G. Nelson ' , Topeka Walter E. Kevins, Eldorado William A. Nichols, Hutchinson Constadine L. Pandremonos, Wichita Carl A. Peterson, Lawrence Harry T. Pinney, Fred on i a Archie L. Plotts, Oberlin Clarence A. Pohlman. Great Bend Avery R. Post, Osborne William R. Prathen, Eureka Gorden L. Prettchs, Pittsburg Frederick Rasmussen, Belleville. Rodney M. Raymond, Phillipsburg James K. Robb, Holton Arthur B, Robertson, Erie James E. Lears, Pittsburg Rollo P. Shakles, Wellington Steve R. Shannon, Wichita Henry W. Sloan, Eldorado Frank C. Slussar. Topeka. Harlan B. Smith, Beloit Wiliam H. Smith, St. John Elmer E. Spence, Cherryvale James C. Spencer, Hill City Lewis Sprinkel, Abilene Vern W. Stambaugh, Alma Geo. H. Steimeier, Seneca William V. Stevenson, Eldorado Floyd Stone, Winfield Aron C. Stovall, Smith Center John W. Stump, Larned Homer Sutton, Eldorado Carl V. Swanson, McPherson Ralph L. Thiry, Olathe Glenn W. Towles, Eldorado Arthur R. Turner, Great Bend Roy C. Watts, Newton Ernest L, Weber, Clay Center Albert B. Weltsch, Westmoreland Herman J. Wheeler, Kansas City Orville M. Williams, Anthony Lee A. Wilson, Junction City Clifford H. Worley, EdwardsvilJe One Naught Seven 1919 S. A. T. C. Band. H. E. Malloy, Instructor. Cornets. Charley McDaniels Robert M. Lewis W. J. Wollner H. C. Miller W. F Crabtree R. E. Adams Altos. H. Oxley Fred Archer L. W. Bartlett R. A. Timkan Fred Appel Baritones. R. Bissing Leslie Grout W. I. Lacerte Tenor. Arthur Porter Trombone. Ralph Bemis Bass Trombone. Dewey Traylor Tubas. Gail Grass Fred Seuser Drums. Grant Currier F. R. Neve Flute and Piccolo. F. J. McAdams OUTSIDE HELP. Clarinets. Cornets. Fred Albertson R. L. Parker Mr. A. Brumitt A. Doling Mr. Sims Orton Sims Leland Caswell One Naught Eight 1919 VICTORY EDITION Tke Second Line of Defense. Name. Elizabeth J. Agnevv... Ellen Brumitt Edith Bouslog Anna Feitz Eva Hargitt Rose Heller Anna (Jepson) Spencer Cora Jepson Irma Law Mabel Lcger Amy Leger Ethel Larson Cecil Mitchell Bena Morse Gertrude McMahon . . . Mildred Panglmrn Helen Pestana Teresa Pierson Fern Reemsnyder Mary Spencer Velina Stephens Rena (Harmon) Welty Activity. Dietitian, Camp Travis. Civil Service. Nurse. Christian Hospital. Kansas City. Camp McPherson Idospital No. 6. Bethany Hospital, Kansas City. Nurse, Christian Hospital, Kansas City. Washington. D, C Civil Service. Washington, D. C. Civil Service. Nurse. Christian Hospital. Kansas City. Nurse, Christian Hospital, Kansas City. Nurse. Christian Hospital. Kansas City. Research Hospital, Kansas City. Christian Hospital, Kansas City. Christian Hospital, Kansas City. Camp Dodge Base Hospital. Hospital City Co., Denver, Colo. Reconstruction Aide. Camp Dodge, la. Hospital, Ellsworth. Christian Hospital, Kansas City. Research Hospital, Kansas City. Christian Hospital, Kansas City. Civil Service Washington. D. C. Miss Elizabeth Jane Agnew, for many years professor of Domestic Science, who left the Normal School to enter war work as a Dietitian at Camp Travis, Texas. One Naught Nine 1919 “All Right, Boys, Let’s Go” THIS DEMOCRATIC COMMAND FROM PRIVATE THAYER IN COMMAND OF THE SEC- OND ELLIS COUNTY DRAFT CONTINGENT STARTED OUR BOYS TO BERLIN Crowd of 1900 Give Big Send-off (By P. Caspar Harvey) Three men looked at their watches, whispered a word or so, and glanced at the mayor. ‘ ' Wait a minute, those two ladies havc’nt finished eating ' Mayor George Philip, Jr., said. Two mothers with shawls covering their heads were mfcking a uretense of eat- j mg. Their sons sat dfcposite. Every- one else in the dining room was wai ing. The two silent women who were offering their boys to the flag which was to make the world safe for de- mocracy soon laid down their forks. The mayor looked at County Clerk Brown, who in turn nodded across the room. Thayer, in command of the selected men, arose self-cons- ciously and stood awkwardly behind his chair. " All right boys, let ' s go,” he said ! clearly. A few scattering hand claps greeted the significant, if uiy military command. In stern reality it represented democracy ut war. The dinner which Hays ave the new sol- diers of Ellis County, Thursday, was over and the march to the railroad station begun. On the day before, Wednesday, the patriotic citizens of Victoria and vicinity in twenty-six automobiles had accompanied to Hays the- boys of that community who had been called to the colors of America to see them on the first lap of their journey to France. When one Vic- toria citizen was asked ' about it, he threw out his chest and held his head erect, before he answered. " To bring our boys along of course.” He said it proudly despite the quaver in his voice. To be given such a send-off will make every Victoria boy a bet- ter soldier of Uncle Sam. For three hours before eleven o ' clock there was a peculiar expect- ant air noticeable down town. A group of women talked among them- selves in front of a dry goods store; a bunch of young men hung around the grocery store on a comer. When Dr. Middlekauf drove his Ford road- ster north on Chestnut with his old- est son in the uniform of the medi- cal corps all eyes followed him up the street. Here and- there a young mart with a white badge was the center of an earnest group of friends. The Hays Chapter of the Red Cross gave each soldier a pocket knife. Each of the boys was given cigars, and chewing gum for the trip to Camp Funston. The mothers, wives and sweethearts were each pres- }_ Thayer brought his men from the last meal ' in Hays until they return to a similar banquet in celebration of peace at exactly 11:04 a. m. : Parade Marshall Charley King sent the Hays College boy» with their big flag to the front of the parade. The Hays and Normal bands came next. whose work as members of the lo- cal draft board had met with such approval. Although the people were not talkative, Alex Weltz, George Brown, and Dr. Middlekauff were even less communicative. The fact that they were not conspicuous made their position all the more signifi- cant. After the draft board came Fred J, Leiker bearing the flag of the sol- diers followed by the thirty-six in whose honor thj parade was. held. Then came the school children, the Fort Hays Normal students and fac- ulty and the town people and the folks from all the smaller towns of Ellis County. Al! the business houses had been closed. While the band played and the departing boys held an informal reception on North Main, George Brown went to his vault to ' get the transportation for the thirty-six. The only organized yell was that of the boys of Hays College. During the wait for the train — and all over the country similar crowds were waiting for similar trains — a little girl some way managed to el- bow herself to Sheriff Weltz. Pulling his coat she asked if a certain name was on the list today. Weltz shook his head. As the girl slipped back into the crowd her companion asked her if it would be another day and the girl said proudly, " Yes.” A strangely silent crowd with bared heads listened to the strains of the Star Spangled Banner as the thir- ty-six lined up ready to board the train. The train came and left. On- ly sporadic cheers bade the boys God- speed ar.d goodbye. The 1900 peo- ple began to melt away. Another little girl was overheard to say in the dispersing of the crowd, " The train was the saddest thing about it all.” Hays will never be the same again. There is a new spirit here now. The reality of the struggle has been brought home. The kisses of moth- ers and sweethearts and sisters, the hand clasps of fathers and brothers and friends took up the time the train stopped. Then with the sight of the last two boys, Cleve Gardels and Jesse Humphrey, gone, that eye that was not moist was hard to find. The thought of everyone centered on the one other thing that will bring Hays closer together and which no one mentioned aloud. he learned that some farmer® in an adjoining county had telegraphed Washington to protest that the price of wheat was made too low. The price of blood meant something to this grizzled patriot. Within half arf-hour after the train Then followed the three quiet men {faded from sight down the track the streets were almost deserted. Hays was at its noon meal. How many of those meals were either meatless or wheatless no one knows. But if many were not, and if many arc not in the days to come, the number of fViWv.aiv ' fn Will be lfiRS those thirty -six ' to return will be less than it should be. Hays must do its own part to bring as many of them back as possible. For those thirty- six boys the government must send to France ISO tons of stuff. How much of the foodstuffs for that 180 tons will be raised in Ellis County? How much will be saved in Ellis County? It matters not that the family has the money to buy wheat and meat, it ' s the not eating them that counts toward savings the liver of Ellis County boys. Hays and Ellis county bids fare- well and Godspeed to the thirty-six and prays for their safe return and an early, but safe, peace. The thirty- six leaving Thursday morning were: 437 — Emil Willis Utecht 43 — Rversou Dudley Gates 420 — Frank SSehoenberger 10 — Jesse Martin Humphries 487 — Caspar Dome 652 — Anastas Nicholas Werth 10 20 — Fred John Leiker, FUgbearer 786 — Henry Albert Hauschild 972 — Bonaventure J. Linn nberger 664 — Walter Leopold Huck 604 — Peter .J. Rome 1117 — .Joseph N. Ackers : 09 — Joe . Breit 966 — Willis Franklin McGill 194 — Arthur Thayer, Commander 298 — Albert Joe Teeters 1148 — Alex Dreher 15 — Ladislaus F. Cblopek 343 — Charles Earl Stone 530 — Armedis Forgue 183 — Francis E. Salisbury 792 — Peter Leiker 54 — John Sever 770 — Clifford Thomqs Knoust 574 — John Henry Griswold 549 — .John Keller 741 — Lyman Clark Stein 841 — Frank Koerner 685 — Francis Joseph Dechant 373 — Floyd E. McClure- 1099 — Ray Wentworth 757 — Cleve Frederick Gardels 642 — Henry Frederick Kroeger S70 — Paul Joseph Wasinger I 493 — George Meder 353 — Lloyd R. Jackson 1217 — Archie Lee McKinzcy 1031 — Henry Hazelhort One big six foot four fellow with iron in his hair grasped the hand ofi . his twelve year old son and walked TUP ’ HAW FPFP PPP Q i down the street toward dinner. | llAIO I I LL I IVJLOijJ Neither said a word. The eyes of the man were only moist, but his heart was touched. None of the men were - from his family. But he had made aYrangements to gamble six thou- = sand dollars on art Ellis County wheat v; cjrop for next season. He Jtad cursed out a series of vehement oaths when j!f§ g Saturday, September 22 , 1917 One Ten 1919 VICTORY EDITION Iff MILITARY CALENDAR. April 6, 1917 — State of War was declared by Congress to exist between the United States and Germany. April 9 — A parade, known as the “Loyalty Mass Meeting” took place. All business and labor stopped. Led by the Normal band thousands of people paraded the main streets of Hays, finally stopping at Sheridan Coliseum where patri- otic speeches were given by E. A. Rea, Judge McLain, the Rev. Fr. Julius, Rev. Virden, President W. A. Lewis, P. Caspar Harvey, Clarissa McNay and E. H. Cummings. The following resolutions were adopted and wired to President Wilson: “Let it be resolved, that we pledge ourselves collectively and singly to per- form whatever service our state and nation may call upon us to perform in this crisis; “And let it be further resolved, that this mass meeting of the people of Hays, and its vicinity, representing every walk of life, all nationalities, alt parties and all beliefs, unanimously pledge its uuanswering loyalty to President Wil- son and the Congress of the United States and without respect to blood of nationality stand before the world solidly as Americans; “And be it resolved that we pledge ourselves collectively and singly to con- serve the resources of our community and to eliminate waste wherever possi- ble in public as well as in private life in order that the best interests of the entire United States may thus be served.” April 7-12 — A Cavalry Company is organized at Fort Hays Kansas Normal School. Forty-two men signed the enrollment card. Millard Crane who saw service in Cuba and the Philippines at its head. April 13 — Emerson Felts, Leveret Johnson. Anthony Jacobs and Ben Williams enlisl in the army as the first representatives of the Normal School. April and May — James P. Callahan, E. PL Cummings, Elmer Dougherty, John DeWees, V. M, Greer, Julius Johnson, Ernest Mock, Henry Sandy, Walter Smith and Earl Stock enlist. May 9 — President Lewis called meeting of the counties of the Council of Defense of the Sixth Congressional District at Hays. Twenty-one of the twenty-two counties were represented. President W. A. Lewis had been named by the Governor as its head. May 10 — The women of Plays and F.PPN. organized Red Cross Society. May 10 — McFarland reported at P ' ort Riley for officers training. May 12 — Millard Crane reported to Fort Riley for officers training. June 2 — Summer School opens without any boys. June 5 — Edwin Davis, Knorr, P. C. Harvey and Walter B. Roberts register, first na- tional draft day. One Eleven 1919 w THE REVEILLE June July Sept. Elmo Meade Oct. 20 — Elmo Meade, first F.H.N. boy to land in France. 4 — One of the largest celebrations ever held in Hays was held at Fair Grounds. The Red Cross took an active part having stands on various parts of the grounds. It cleared over $400. 20 — A large banquet was held at the Methodist church in honor of the boys who were drafted. Pvt. Thayer took command of the draftees. About 1900 ' people marched in the parade. It was a strangely silent crowd. More tears were shed at that parade than any succeeding one. Walter Huck, Cleve Gardels and Jesse Humphries went from the Normal. 4 — Second Draft Parade. Led by the Normal School each school in town fell in as it was passed. The business part of town was paraded and gathering about the depot 4000 people listened while the band played patriotic airs. Asa King. A. F. Bieker, Thomas Mock, Ralph Reed and Dr. Moye were called from the Fort Hays Normal. Banquet to departing boys was given at the Parochial school. Oct. 26 — The Pearl Wilson Drive. Pearl Wilson who had attended a Y.W. and Y.M. convention at Topeka with Mr. Malloy, Glenn Archer and Miss Nickles gave speeches in Assembly concerning the help a Student Friendship War Fund would do for our soldier and sailor boys,, which made every student feel as though he was over there doing personal work. $1,700 was raised by a stu- dent body of 300 for the Student Friendship War Fund. Oct. and Nov. 1917 — The Normal School Red Cross through the aid of the Alumni and friends sent each boy who was with the colors a Christmas box of candies and other eatables. During the winter of 1917-18 the F.H.N. girls contributed from one to two hours of their time each week sewing for the Red Cross. 10 — Fred Jepson, Lindsey Clark, and Ward and Frank Sullivan enlisted. 20 — The mixed chorus and orchestra under the direction of Henry Edward Malloy gave “The Rose Maiden " . The soloists were Mr. A. G. Todd of Kansas City, Miss Helen Pestana, Miss Elma Creighton and Mr. L. D. Wooster. All the proceeds were given to the Student Friendship War Fund. 2, 1918 — Ralph Archer enlisted in the aviation section of the service. He left school with the most honors of any boy who has ever attended F.H.N. These were won by hard work and earnest endeavor or awarded for his ability and skill. 6 — Walter B. Roberts starts to Funston. Mr. Roberts was a member of the music faculty. He received his training at Funston and “went over ' ’ with the 89th Division. This division has been in many battles. 16 — John Noll was expelled from Hays Normal on account of his socialistic atti- tude toward the government. April 26 — The Liberty Day parade of over 3000 people, each organization in the com- munity with its little stunt, paraded the town and marched to Sheridan Coli- seum where Rev. John Maher of Salina gave a rousing patriotic speech on Americanism. Others who took part in the program were John S. Bird, Mrs. J. W. Read, Mrs. W. A. Lewis, C. G. Cochran, Miss Shacfer and Miss Bess Leahy. Dec. Dec. Feb. Feb. April One Twelve 1919 1 VICTORY EDITION 1 m May 18 — Genevieve Domev was awarded first place in the Kansas War Saving Poster Contest. Pier poster was sent to Chicago. June 9 — Julius Johnson first PPH.N. boy killed in action. July 15 — One hundred and two men were sent to Fort Hays Normal under Captain Delaney and Lieutenant Riley for special training in blacksmithing. auto mechanics, cabinet making and carpentry. July 22 — A War Concert was given under the direction of Henry Fdward Malloy for the benefit of the soldiers encamped on the cam pus. Those who look part were, Henry Ed- war Malloy and chorus, Airs. L. D. Wooster, Miss Helen Pestana and Miss Ernestine P ' ields. July 18 — In order to be given military training for future use at the Fort Hays Normal. Mr. Speer, Jack Cafterty, Walter Shutts and Oklie Wash- burn went to Fort Sheridan to receive training. Sept. 5 — Congress authorized a Student Army Training Corps to be established at col- leges throughout the United States. F.H.N. was selected as one camp. Sept. 8 — The Press Bureau of University of Kansas pulled a bonehead. Sept. 8 and 9 — President Lewis and P. Caspar I-larvey burn the wires between Plays, Lawrence, Topeka and Washington. Sept. 9 — The University of Kansas apologizes. Sept. 9 — The Hays Chamber of Commerce began personal drive. Sept. 13— Fort Plays Normal received further confirmation on the establishment of Stu- dent Army Training Corps here. Sept. ]5 — The 102 men who had been in training at F.PPN. were shipped to Texas to prepare for going overseas. Sept. 17 — School opens with an enrollment of over 200 boys and only a few girls — most of the boys here for the S.A.T.C. Sept. )9 — The Government sent 98 men here as Section B of S.A.T.C. to receive instruc- tion in auto machanics, carpentry, cabinet making and blacksmithing. Sept. 26 — Influenza broke out in Sheridan Coliseum Barracks. Between then and Oct. 11th. 116 cases were reported. Being handled by the expert hand of Lieut. Charles Hatfield, only one patient, John Fisarkin of Paola, lost his life. Oct. 1 — One hundred sixty-three boys were inducted into the Student Army Training Corps by Captain Delaney. Oct. 2 — Gracen Iru Wright entered the service of his country June 2, 1918. Pie went ice as a member of Co. G, 349th Infantry. He died in France Oct. 2, Oct. 2 — Ralph Burns who is remembered by the student body for his sterling qualities and likable character was killed in action. Oct. 8 — Lieutenant Casper Middlekauff volunteered at the begin- ning of the war and was trained at Fort Oglethorpe, Ga. He was sent to France July 7, 1918 and was in service until he was a victim to pneumonia. Oct. 8 — Lieutenant Eric Cummings enlisted April 16, 1917. Pie re- ceived his training at Fort Bliss, Texas and was sent ti» France with Co. B. 23rd Infantry. He received his com- mission in France July 9th. He served in the trenches and was killed in action Oct. 8, 1918. 1919 1918. Eric Cummings One Thirteen Julius Johnson JfJH THE REVEILLE : Oct. 12 — James Edwin Shutts was cited for bravery by Secretary Daniels for conduct during; an engagement with a German submarine off Norfolk, Oct. 12. Oct. 12 — Corporal Albert E. Beeby, Co. A, Machine Gun Battalion for extraordinary heroism in action near Vierzy, France July 19, 1918 was awarded a Distin- guished Service Cross by Congress. He voluntarily left the safety of the trench, advanced about 100 yards in the open under heavy artillery fire and carried to safety a severely wounded marine. Oct. 15 — Under urging of Captain Delaney the men of S.A.T.C. took out $1,520,000 of insurance. All men except 9 took out the full allowance. Four of these took $4000. Oct. 19 — Showing the people they were in for the war with both soul and money 72 of the S.A.T.C. took out liberty bonds amounting to $3,750. These were paid by keeping $5 or $10 out of the man ' s wages. Oct. 24 — Corporal George Davis was in the front lines since July 1918. His Division called “The Rock of the Marne " took part in the battle of the Marne. He was wounded in this drive which caused his death. Oct. 24 — Arthur Scott will be remembered by the student body as an athlete. He died in Virginia from the influenza. Oct. 26 — Famous Me und Gott speech made in Assembly. During October and November a War Aims Course was given to the students of S.A.T.C. President W. A. Lewis, Mr. R. L. Parker, C. A. Shively and P. Caspar Harvey gave the lectures. The events presented led up to the cause of the war, giving the political and commercial condition of the European Nations, the meaning of Autocracy and Democracy, the character and ideals of the different fighting nations and their governments, thus giving the men a realization of the fundamental issues of the war and the necessity of win- ning it. This was sometimes called “Supervised Sleep. " Nov. 1 — Charles Harvey enlisted at the beginning of the war when his country was in need. He was killed in action Nov. 1, 1918. Nov. l Company C of F.H.N. made its first appearance. The conventional khaki was replaced by sweaters and bloomers. The execution of commands from the commander, who always marched in the rear were indeed graceful, show- ing much time spent in tripping through the maizes of waltz and one step. The girls drilled for about three-quarters of an hour each day. The enemy will be vanquished when they come within rifle range. He will laugh himself to death. Nov. 9 — Lieut. Chas. P. Storrs and Russel C. Phillips came here from Fort Sheridan. Nov. 11 — Julian Lahman one of the first to enlist died of wounds Nov. 11. Nov. 11 — Victory parade. Nov. 28 — The United War Work drive was carried on at F.H.N. Dec. 2 — C. M. Holmquist gave a lecture to S.A.T.C. on Military Law. Dec. 5 — " The best band Hays has had for several years,” said Henry Edward Malloy, gave its farewell concert to students. Dec. 20 — Section B of S.A.T.C. was discharged. Dec. 21 — Section A was discharged. Jan. 6, 1919 — Lieut. Elmer Dougherty starts on his return flight to Payne Field, Miss. Jan. 27 — Miss Helen Pestana left Hays for Camp Dodge, Iowa. Jan. 27. — The Government detailed Capt. Lewis Rupert to F.H.N. to organize R.O.T.C. One Fourteen T9T9 — VICTORY EDITION ] m Our Heroes. Corporal Albert Beeby. On October 12, the War Department announced the award of a Distinguished Service Cross to “Ed” Beeby, a former student of this. School The official citation by General Pershing reads: “Corporal Albert E, Beeby, ' Company 4th Machine Gun Battalion, for extraordinary heroism in action near Vierzy, France, July 19, 1918. He voluntarily left the safety of the trench, advanced about a hundred yards in the open under heavy artillery fire and carried to safety a severely wound- ed marine. Home address, William Beeby. R.F.D. No. 2. Hill City. Kansas.” Coxswain James Shutts. Secretary Daniels on February 20, 1919, announced in Washington the citation of “Jimmy” Shutts for bravery during a submarine attack on his ship. Shutts was on board the Amphion six hundred miles off Norfolk when the submarine attacked and the citation was a commendation for conduct during an engagement on October 12, 1918, Coxswain James Edwin Shutts is a former FJT-N. stu- dent and his parents live in Hays. One Fifteen 1919 Fort Hays Normal R. O. T. C. Captain Rupert, Commanding Officer. MEMBERS. Clarence A. Balman, Rozcl Martin W. Eastlack, Grinnell Frank B. Evans, Rozel William Flynn, Hill City Charles Hawkes, Collyer Leland Caswell, McDonald Earnest Corrick, Quinter Howard Harold, Dresden Carl Knowles, Kirvvin Carl King, Kirwin Ed Law, Hill City Samuel Long, Quinter Wilbur Pfenniger, Rozcl Harold Pyles, Tribune One Sixteen 1919 VICTORY EDITION John Riedel, Libenthal Walter Shutts, Hays Fred Sites, Hays Ralph Simpson, Wa Keeney Robert Spencer, Pcnokee Dewey Traylor, Utica Verne Ubland, Rozel John Schermerhorn, Bison Paul Van Dyke, Woodston Leigh Muir, Stockton Oliver Arnold, Hays Lee Corder, Quinter Edwin Ekey, Codell Ivan Grimes, Woodston Frank Cunningham, Lincoln William Nelson, Ellis Fred Scuser, Bison Geo. Starkey, Syracuse Fred Weaverling, Plainvijle Charles McDaniel, Hutchinson Forrest Kitch, Naboma FVed Appel, Bison B. F. Dreiling, Victoria H. V. Froelich, Gorham Von Fritts, WaKeeney Benjamin Glanvill, Lots Ward Harold , Dresden Raymond Knowles, Kir win Orville Martin, Kir win H. O. Oxley, Larned John Moore, Stockton James Shea, Scldon Bruce Whitney, Speed Frederick Campbell, Hays David Crittenden, Flays Ed Nickels, McCracken Joseph Addison, Flays David Bee by, Hays Lawrence Bemis, Flays All Bissing, Hays Clem Bissing, Flays Junior R. O. T. C. Unit Hays High School. Verne Blakeslcy, Flays Carl Blender, Frays Earl Barry, Flays Reece Cave, Flays Devere Coffman, Flays Alex Eberle, Hays Harry Felten, Hays John ' Felten, Hays Jake Fejten, Hays Boyd Tu r beck, Hays Ross Gregg, Flays Flomer Grant, Hays Warren Grass, Flays Chas. Harkncss, Hays Ashaba Fledges, Flays Alex Fieri, Hays Flarry Kirkman, Hays Ed Madden, Hays Clifford Morrison, Flays Win. Morrison, Flays Albert Nicklcs, Flays Tsaac Reed, Flays Ernest Ruff. Flays Floris Shade, Hays John Sites, Flays Geo. Spencer, Flays Holm Taylor, Hays Harvey Truan, Hays Geo. Wehner, Flays Lloyd Wilson, Hays Franklin McKeaver, Hays Lanning Rankin, Flays One Seventeen 1919 THE REVEILLE RESERVE OFFICERS ' TRAINING CORPS KANSAS NORMAL SCHOOL HAYS, KANSAS. March i, 1919. General Orders No. t. X, To fill the Cadet Commissioned Personnel of the Reserve Officers ' Train- ing Corps of this unit, the following appointments are hereby announced : Walter E. Sluitts to be Cadet Captain. Howard R. Harold to be Cadet First Lieutenant. William A. Flinn to be Cadet Second Lieutenant. By order of Lewis L. Rupert, Approved: Capt. Inf. U. S. A. William A. Lewis, President. Prof. Military Science Tactics. March 1, 1919. General Orders No. 2. I . To fill the Cadet Non-Commissioned Personnel of the Reserve Officers ' Training Corps of this unit, the following appointments are hereby announced : To be Cadet First Sergeant: Cadet Verne L. Uliland. To be Cadet Sergeants: Cadets Clarence Balman and Robert Spencer. To be Cadet Corporals: Cadets William F. Nelson, Martin Eastlack, Sam- uel Long, Paul Van Dyke, Forrest Kitch, Frank Evans. To be Cadet Trumpeter with grade of Sergeant: Cadet Charles McDaniels. By order of Lewis L. Rupert, Approved: Capt. Inf. U. S A. William A. Lewis, President. Prof. Military Science Tactics. April ii, 1919. General Orders No. 4. 1. Promotions in the Cadet Non-Commissioned Personnel of the Reserve Officers ' Training Corps: Fort Hays Kansas Normal School are hereby an- nounced as follows : To be Cadet First Sergeant: Cadet Corporal Paul Van Dyke vice Cadet 1st. Sgt. Verne L. Uhlancl promoted to Cadet 2nd. Lieutenant. To be Cadet Sergeant: Cadet Corporal William F. Nelson vice Cadet Robert Spencer resigned account leaving school. By order of Approved: Lewis L. Rupert, William A. Lewis, President. Capt. Inf. U. S. A. One Eighteen 1919 VICTORY EDITION Reserve Officers Training Corps. i. The object of the R.O.T.C. is to give the students attending school (by means of a standai ' dized system of instruction) a thorough physical training, inculcate in them a respect for all lawful authority and teach the fundamentals of military training and leadership, so that when they graduate from our schools they will be better qualified to solve the problems of civil life and bet- ter prepared to perform intelligently their duties as leaders of men, in case of future military necessity. 3. Some of the advantages are : Uniforms to value of approximately $42.00 (Government price) will be furnished each student annually by the Govern- ment. A further issue of uniforms amounting to $15 will be made to those students who volunteer to attend a summer camp. Each man will receive the following articles; woolen uniform, woolen shirt, short overcoat, shoes, leg- gins, hat, hat cord, waist belt, chevrons, collar ornaments. Those attending camps will be issued each year, additionally, two breeches (khaki cotton) one pair of shoes, shirt, leggins, hat and hat cord. The student will also be given the privilege of purchasing additional articles of uniform from the Quarter- master at Government price. 4. Students who have successfully completed the first two years, or basic part of the training in the senior division and who agree to take an advanced course of five hours per week and agree to attend a six weeks camp in the sum- mer during the last two years of college, will be paid commutation of subsist- ence by the Government amounting to $12 per month (cash) at the present rate. After graduation such students may obtain a commission as a reserve officer. 5. New and complete equipment and late model arms are available. The infantry pack includes shelter tent half, tent pins, etc. A liberal supply of ammunition for out door and indoor target practice is authorized. Requisi- tions should be submitted to “The Supply Officer, Committee on Education and Special Training, Mills Bldg., Washington, D. C This officer will promptly order fulfillment of original requisitions. Bonds may be temporarily waived in order to expedite organization. 6. Units of Infantry, Cavalry, Field Artillery, Coast Artillery, Signal Corps, Engineer Corps, Air Service and other branches of the service are of- fered. The facilities at an institution and the wishes of the institution author- ities will determine the type of unit to ' be established at a school. Training schedules for field artillery, engineer corps and signal corps have been received and at the colleges to which submitted they were cordially considered. All such programs of training are drawn up to conform to the standard courses One Nineteen 1919 THE REVEILLE of technical training in colleges. Modification will be made to fit local condi- tions where possible. Technical Equipment and material of considerable value will be furnished to the institutions where these special units are established. ii. It is only recently that the privilege of maintaining Junior Units of the R.O.T.C. has been extended to High Schools. This was probably due to the lack of equipment in the past. There is now an ample supply of equipment. Junior Units are authorized for High Schools and the military training is pre- paratory for more advanced training in colleges. Credit will be given for work done in the Junior Division toward advanced military standing so that a member of the Junior Division who has done substantially the same work as that given for the first two years of the Senior Division may enter the ad- vanced course of the Senior Division and become entitled to commutation of subsistence the First Year lie enters college. t 2 . The following summary of the financial advantages of the R.O.T.C. should be of special interest to the student who “works his way.” Senior Division: Each man will receive annually, uniforms to the value (actual cost value) to the amount of $41.83. Additional to those attending summer camps, $14.67. (See paragraphs 5 for list of articles.) Each man will receive in four years, property (uniforms valued at 4 x $14.67 $167.32 Each man will receive in three summers property (uniforms valued at 3 x $14.67 44.01 Each man recommended will receive commutation of subsistence two years, or 590 days at 40c per day 236.00 Each man may receive commutation of subsistence in kind (not paid in cash) three summers, 135 days at 40c per day 54-00 Besides the items mentioned above, equipment issued for each student amounts to at least $50.00. The privilege of buying extra uniform at the above mentioned prices from the Quartermaster Department which will have an additional saving value to those who take advantage of it. The privilege of special technical training in various fields without any tui- tion charges. An opportunity to obtain a commission as second lieutenant of the Regular Army for a period not exceeding six months, with allowances for that grade, and with pay at the rate of $ coo. 00 per month. The members of the Junior Division are on the same basis in respect to the above items as the Senior Division, except that no commutation of subsistence, other than at summer camps, will be granted. Captain Lewis L. Rutert, Commanding Officer, R.O.T.C. Unit, Hays, Kan. One Twenty 1919 VICTORY EDITION •©ieK mtier is ryfl.d Vio ne S-mileS ovav Tfte Tol» R.«vi’ev ' ■ - . ' Ree.d v Karmcr d , •■• -• ' • ; ' •:_} . ::;;f TooT U ! I ! One Twenty- one 1 T 9 T 9 m 1 THE REVEILLE Mil itary Honors of F. H. N. Athletes. LIEUT. ELMER DOUGHERTY. Dougherty enlisted as a private in aviation at the beginning of the war. He won his commission as a first lieutenant and was one of the three or four American aviators permitted to fly home on a vacation at Christinas time. For two years when on the Tiger football team as its star tackle, he was mentioned for an all-state tackle but an injury late in the season of 1916 prevented his being awarded that honor. In the army Dougherty first won the heavy weight boxing championship of Fort Heaven worth. After going to Texas he played football continually on the Camp ' s first team and was the champion 100 yard dash man of their track team. PAUL GROSS. “Busch,” who could do everything in the athletic line and who never failed to do his bit, went to help Uncle Sam. He was the fastest man in his company, forward in basketball on his battery team which only lost by one point to the team which went to Paris to play for the championship. BEN WILLIAMS. Williams, who. was one of the best fighters on our team, always did his part. He was mentioned several times to be a candidate in the all-state selection. When in the army he played center on the Arkansas team and helped to win a navy championship for the U.S.S. Arkansas. BEN WESTBROOK. Ben played half-back on the football team in 1917, and was the only man to score in the Bethany game by a drop kick, helped to win the championship for us. Whenever they wanted to make their downs they always called on Ben. In the following spring he felt he was called to a bigger service by Uncle Sam. When he got to the coast, he found his athletic record was already there. His company at once made him captain of his team and by his drop kicks and line plunges was able to help win for them the Pacific Coast Championship. LIEUT. GUY O. ORDWAY. Guy, who starred in line plunges and on defensive work, tried his luck with Uncle Sam. He was at once made captain of his company ' s football team. He enlisted and later won a commission. ARTHUR HEMPHILL. Hemphill played end on the Tigers football team and was always able to get “there.” Fie played end on the Fort Baker team of which Ben Westbrook was captain, and helped them win the Pacific Coast Championship. One Twenty-two 1919 VICTORY EDITION F. H. N. Abroad. (Editor ' s note: The Reveille prints herewith the opening paragraphs of a short article written for the Foreign Press Bureau of the Committee on Public Information. It was translated in the foreign language and published in Russia, Europe and South America. The request came from Paul Kennaday of the Foreign Press Bureau to P. Caspar I-larvey who prepared the article. This was a part of the Fort Hays Kansas Normal School ' s contribution to help win the war by showing the people abroad how some of the principles of democracy worked at home.) AYS, Kansas, U.S.A. — When President Wilson asked the colleges and universities of the United States to support the war program there was a sta te school out in the famous “short grass” country where it was not necessary to stop to install any new ideas, methods, or machinery. The students of the Fort Hays Kansas Normal School who grew up on the Great American Plains where roamed the last Indians and wallowed the last buffaloes engaged in the fourfold activity of (i) acquiring their college education, (2) producing their own products, (3) using them for food, and (4) thereby being economically independent of their parents by conserving them. The boys and girls of Western Kansas are only one generation from the pioneers who overcame grasshoppers, droughts, and the loneliness of prairie homes. Their longing for an education was coupled with a desire to get it without help from home. Farming their way through college established the project system, as it is called. It offers managerial experience, develops initia- tive, and gives economic independence along with their higher education. To every boy and girl of Western Kansas the school says: “Have enough money to get on the campus. If you will farm, garden, milk cows, churn but- ter, raise chickens, slop pigs, peel potatoes, or keep bees, you can get your col- lege education.” Boys and girls alike — rich and poor — are project workers. When the draft took the boys there was no need for an appeal to the girls to take the places. There is no interference with the traditional subjects of a college curriculum. This is not a technical school nor an industrial center. The head of the school does not believe in cultnre for its own sake because he says it teaches away from democratic ideals The Department of Literature and Music are the two most patronized ones of the School. The unique thing is the combination of agriculture, literature, and music . It robs the farm life of the Great Plains of drudgery ; it helps the war program for more food production ; and it also keeps the youth in college without interruption. The outstanding feature of this combination is the time One Twenty-three 1919 a student is securing his culture is not a period of isolation from the activities of the world. The projects must compete on the open market. Strong pro- jects do not bolster up weak ones. For example the dining hall buys only cer- tain cuts of pork and buys them on the open market. The boys in the pig pro- ject sell their hogs on the open market. The school teaches that it would be suicide to have cooperation without economic independence. If their efforts, skill, and products cannot compete successfully failure results. The workers have expert advice and classroom instruction to help them, but there is no paternalism. One Twenty-four 1919 Atkleiics Football 1917. LINE-UP. Captain Ralph Archer, All-State Center. Great Bend. Wiley Compton, Fullback Lnrned. Rex Welty, All-State halfback Hill City. Raymond Welty, Guard Hill City. Paul Gross, Quarterback Hays. Lynn Ordway, Left End Palco. Ben Westbrook, Halfback Hays. Claire Wilson, Tackle Hays. Arthur Hemphill, End WaKecncy. Harold Gilliland, Tackle : H i 1 1 City. Robert Spencer, Tackle Penokee. Robert Brunner, Right Guard A... Ransom. Ira Spencer, End Penokee. Granville Hays, Halfback Almena. One Twenty-five 1919 THE REVEILLE Kansas State Conference Ck ampions O the football teams of 1917 was given the honor of bringing to the campus of the Fort Hays Kansas Normal School the honor of the School ' s first state athletic championship. Not only did the Tigers win the Kansas Conference Championship but they won it with an ever-victorious team. Six conference games were played and only in the first game were the Tigers scored on. In the selection of the all-Kansas team places were awarded on that mythical eleven to Captain Ralph Archer as the all-Kansas center and to Rex Welty as an all-Kansas half-back. To Welty was also awarded the honor of being chosen as one of the three all-Kansas stars in which honor F.H.N. shared with the Kmporia Normal and Southwestern. The Emporia eleven was the runner up for the state championship and stood second in the list of percentages. To Coach “Bunt” Speer must be given a major part of the credit for the successful gridiron season. SEASON’S SCORES. Southwestern 20. F. Baker 0, F. St. Mary’s 0, F. Haskell Reserves... 7. F. Bethany 0. F. Kansas Wesleyan.. 0, F. Cooper 0. F. H. N 23, at Winfield. H. N 7, at Hays. H. N 8, at St. Marys. H. NT 28, at Hays. H. N 3, at Bethany. H. N 38. at Salina. H. N 33, at Hays. One Twenty-six 1919 VICTORY EDITION Lieut. Ralph C. Archer. Great Bend. S a m ember of the student body of the Fort Flays Kansas Normal School Ralph Archer won more honors than any boy in the history of the school. Te enumerate Ralph ' s major honors is to list the lead- student ' s position in the School ' s major activities. Ralph Archer was the Captain of the Kansas Conference Championship football team 1917; chosen all-state center 19 17; managing editor The Leader 1914-15 and 1917; winner of the W. A. Lewis gold medal for debate 1916 and captain of the debate squad 1916-17 and leader of an intercollegiate debate team 1916-17; basket- ball captain 1915-19; presiding officer President ' s Day 1916; catcher baseball team 1915-16 and 19x7; center on football team 1914-1 5-16-17. Archer enlisted as a cadet in Aviation in January 1918. He won his commission in an incredibly short time. He was a member of the aviation foot- ball team which boasted of stars from Harvard, Yale, Princeton, Chicago, Leland Stanford, Ne- braska, Cornell and Vanderbilt. One Twenty-seven 1919 Rex Velty. Hill City. E ! X WELTY was a natural athlete endowed with a wonderful physique coupled wth an exceptionally quick-thinking mind. No athlete in the history of F.H.N. ever exhibited such a wide range of physical prowess. In the year 1917 at Baker University he jumped into the air from the midst of four Baker men and without the aid of a single Normal player scooped a brilliant forward pass for the touchdown that won the game. Ele often took the ball and ran through the entire opposing team for gains from forty to seventy yards. In basketball his accuracy, speed, quick passing, quick-thinking, and jump- ing made him captain of the all-Kansas second team while still a freshman. Welty received more athletic honors off the F.H.N. campus than any athlete in the history of the School. He was chosen as an all-state half in 1917 and given the honor of being one of the three all-Kansas stars for that season. One Twenty-eight 1919 VICTORY EDITION ] m IRA SPENCER, Captain Basketball Team 1918, Position Guard. After serving as captain of his team Tra enlisted and served his country in France. ROBERT SPENCER, Captain Basketball Team 1919, Position Guard. “Red’’ lived up to his nick name on being full of “pep” and enthusiasm and was always there to defend the “Tiger ' s ’ goal. He won honorable men- tion as an all-state guard. WILEY COMPTON, Captain Football Team 1919, Position Fullback. Compton was able to hold his team together and lead them to victories such as the “Tigers’ win. He is a steady, reliable man and rarely failed to gain his distance when he had the ball. One of his specialties is running interference and he is a superb defense man. One Twenty-nine 1919 S. A. T. C. Football 1918. LINE-UP. Capt. W. Compton, Fullback Larned. Ralph Clark, Halfback Oberlin. Ferd. Frogge, Halfback Oakley. Walter Shutts, Halfback Hays. Scbreoder, Quarterback Atwood. Darrell Zeigler, Center Oakley. Henderson, Guard ■ Atwood. Johnson, Guard Stockton. James Connley, Tackle Colby. Robert Spencer, Tackle Penokee. E. Bedford, End Dallas, Texas. D. Chittenden, End Hays. Molliter, End Wichita. One Thirty 1919 F. H. N. Basketball 1918. LINE-UP. Robert Spencer, Guard Penokee. Glenn Archer, Center Great Bend. Ira Spencer, Guard Penokee. Ralph Archer, Center Great Bend. Granville Hays, Forward Almena. Washburn, Forward Hill City. Paul Gross, Forward Flays. One Thirty-one 1919 Basketball 1919. LINE-UP. Jack Bice, Forward " Hicks ' ' Gross, Center " Bed " Spencer, Guard " Sandy " Chittenden, Guard " Gil " Wnnn, Forward Sam Shade, Sub. Forward Eugene Bedford, Sub. Forward SEASON’S SCORES. Bethany ..30, F. H. N 26, at Lindsborg. Kansas Wesleyan. . .22, F. H. N 33, at Salina. Kansas Wesleyan. . .23, F. 1-1. N 43, at Hays. Cooper ..14. F. H. N 34, at Hays. Cooper ..14. F. H. N 35, at Hays. St. Mary’s ..10. F, H. N 37, at St. Marys. Kansas Wesleyan. . . 8, F. H. N 34. at Hays. Washburn ..21, F. I-I. N 26, at Topeka. Ottawa ..43. F. H. N 29, at Ottawa. Baker . .25, F. H. N 14. at Baldwin. I-Iaskel! ..16. F. IF N 32. at Lawrence. Bethany ..26. F. H. N 26, at Lindsborg. Bethany ..11. F. H. N ?8, at Lindsborg. One Thirty-two 1919 VICTORY EDITION Coach Speer Gross Bice Shade Spencer Wann Chittenden One Thirty- three 1919 Girls Physical Training Class, Marion Flanders, Director, High School Football Team 1917. Frank Carman, Coach. One Thirty-four 1919 VICTORY EDITION J PH Champion High School Basketball Team 1917-1918. Frank Carman, Coach, One Thirty- five 1919 THE REVEILLE Training School Basketball Team 1919. Frank Carman, Coach. One Thirty-six T9T9 ■ - - - Potpourri VICTORY EDITION I Am tke Spirit of the Fort Hays Kansas Normal School. CANNOT talk to you in spoken words, but I am articulate through campus and classroom. My children are the sons and daughters of the pioneers who found it impossible to live on the Great Plains, but yet did it. I have no Yesterday. My face is turned toward the virgin purity of To- morrow. My talents are my resourcefulness. My genius is not in my special gifts, but in incarnate purpose. I think less of my personal comfort and more of my responsibilities. I am doing the thing in hand. I make mistakes but my failures are only apparent because of the eloquent testimony of my initiative. I believe that teaching is the highest calling, the most self-respecting busi- ness. I believe it is more honorable to teach school than to make money, to occupy high office, or to command an army. I am the Alma Mater of them who carry into life the realization that from toil with their hands came the noblest part of their character. My achievements take form out of the magic void of just being at it every day. My votaries learn how by trying to do the job with inexhaustible capacity for going on. My devotees laugh often and love much. My sororities are bevies of girls who wash dishes together. My fraternities are squads of overalled boys who have a dairy barn for a chapter house. My faculty looks not into the past for information to be memorized, but makes use of the present as an inspiration to future endeavor. And my president lias no office hours. My religion is creedless, but the Golden Rule is my catechism. My sons are privileged to spend their blood, and my daughters to dedicate their lives for the principles of right that are more precious than peace. God helping me I can do no more. I AM THE SPIRIT OF THE FORT HAYS KANSAS NORMAL SCHOOL. (Written for President ' s Day. 1918, by P. Caspar Harvey.) One Thirty-seven 19 19 The Calendar. Sept, 12, 1917 — School opens. First fall enrollment since Declaration of war. Oct. 5 — " Tigers 7 ' beat Winfield. 77 9 — Faculty Banquet for Bieker. 7 ’ 19 — French Club organizes. 17 26 — Roller skate fete held in " gymA Nov. 6 — Sophomores challenge Freshmen to contest over Assembly attendance. 77 17 — Bankers Association meets. ” 18 — Aesthetic dancers make bow. Program repeated for other than Bankers. 77 23— Hays beats K. W. U. 39-0. 77 26 — Hays-Cooper Football game at Hays — Hays awarded state championship, Dec. 13 — Art Department holds " Gift Sale. 77 77 20 — " Rose Maiden. 77 ,7 20 — State Championship awarded to Ralph Archer and Rex Welty. 77 22 — “Prexy 77 introduces " ringless 77 Christmas idea. Deep feminine woe. 77 22 — Country Gentleman publishes 5000 word articles concerning school. 77 23 — " Elopment of Ellen. 77 Jan. 1 — Beginning of Library Methods course for Faculty. 77 6 — " Milly 77 advises girls to teach boys table manners at the Club. 77 14 — All School " mixer 77 — Some mix-up, Feb. 5 — New School Song: " Of all said words Of tongue and pen The saddest are these There are no men. 77 77 12 — President ' s Day. 77 15 — Mr. Harvey returns from C.W.D. convention with marvelously true fish story. 77 17 — Mr. Harvey retires to isolation and solitude. 77 20 — Seniors defeat Juniors in debate. 77 25 — " Sody 77 arrives. Feminine chorus " Who is he? 77 Mar. 7-8-9 — G. B. E. A. co nvenes. 77 9 — " Daughter of the Regiment. 77 77 16 — Mr. Harvey has his picture taken. Beautiful! Beautiful! 77 17 — " Prexy 77 tells of latest styles in complexions in the East. Wc try them out. April 1 — " Scandal number” of Leader. Classes attended in body only. 77 11 — Art classes in Assembly program. Rush for wardrobe examination, heel- builder and powder remover. 77 22 — Inauguration of Christian World Democracy course. 77 24 — " Pike Day 77 , Stunts, lunch, mud, baseball and " movies 77 . 77 26 — " Liberty Day 77 Parade,, program jn Coliseum. May 11 — New Rest Room! 77 12 — Baccalaureate. 77 13 — Seniors picnic on Island. President and Mrs. Lewis entertain for them. 77 15 — Y.W.C.A. Reception. 77 15— " Elijah 77 . 77 16 — Commencement. June 7 — Summer School opens. One Tliirty-ejght 1919 - . , _J VICTORY EDITION MAYS CITY Ft -A- The Hays City Milling s Elevator Co. Hays City, Kansas. Plant of The Hays Gity Flour Mills Hays, Kansas Our leading brand " Semolino” Flour is known from coast to coast as well as in European countries. WE DO A WORLD-WIDE BUSINESS One Thirty-nine 1919 Sept. Oct i) Nov. Dec. )) Jan. THE REVEILLE 4 — Celebration with Rose Warner as principal speaker. 15 — Hays becomes army cantonment. 19-25 — Sandzen Exhibit. 22 — War Concert. 17 — School reopens. Freshman malady of homesickness becomes an epidemic. 22 — Football practice called. First strategic movement of season J s battle. 1 — F.H.K.N. becomes a part of national military program. 5 — The " Flu” arrives. 7 — Supervised study for S.A.T.C. begins. 4 — Faculty war aim lectures inaugurated. 15 — Most of us have the " Flu”. 6 — Captain Delaney tells an S.A.T.C. man how to get out of the army: natural death or suicide. 11 — ARMISTICE. Grand parade — " the thrill that comes once in a life time.” 11 — Mr. Malloy leads student ' s in singing ragtime at general assembly. 20 — S.A.T.C. dubs Lee ' s house the " White House.” It becomes center of military activity. 21 — Bats in the Barracks. 22 — Miss Grass unpacks. 26 — Doris Stivers nominates herself head of " home- sick Bureau” for S.A.T.C. 28 — Turkey Dinner for Section B, S.A.T.C. 3 — Miss Condit feeds her little lambs. 5 — S.A.T.C. band gives concert. 6 — S.A.T.C. wait for discharge. 12 — Dinner for Section A helps to while away the weary hours. 13— All school “mixer” for S.A.T.C. 14— S.A.T.C. bid last farewells. 19 — " Sody” dubs French class " solid ivory.” 21 — S.A.T.C. discharged. 1, lp — Faculty Banquet. Students hear of its won- ders. 8 — Lieut. Dougherty flies iu for a visit. No ' morn- ing class, many stiff necks. 2 — Faculty Assembly. Mr. Lee develops new tal- ents. 6 — " Prexy” " comes back.” 20 — New Semester. Hopes revive. 24 — " Reveille” makes bow. 25 — Freda is asked to sing " For All Eternity.” 27 — Helen Pestana joins war workers. 28 — Mr. Soderlund exhibits renowned wax-works at Studio Tea. 30 — “Reveille” Staff elected. One Fori 1919 — : VICTORY EDITION 1 m • •“• • • • UNIFORM EXCELLENCE We Do Fine Repairing and Guarantee Our Work. Registered v Optometrist. Eyes Tested, Classes Fitted. We are Competing With Every Other Source of Supply for Your Permanent Trade Not the Individual Sale Doesn ' t it stand to reason therefore, that we should maintain a quality of uniform excel- lence and give you all the price advantages possible. A trial will convince you. To out of town patrons of our repair department: Uncle Sam will bring. your work to us for a few cents and Insure delivery. Send your watch and jewelry repair work by INSURED PARCEL POST. THOLENS JEWELRY STORE 108 South Chestnut St. ' The Home of Reliability Hays, Kansas F. A. BISSING J. P. BISSING Bissmg Brotkers HAYS, KANSAS A Complete Line of Gent s Furnishings Cleaning and Pressing a Specialty The Home of Hart Schaffner TTarx Clothes Telepkone 208 111 Nortk Ckestnut Street One Forty -one 1919 Feb. 10 — Miss Mitchell arrives. ” 12 — R.O.T.C. organized. " 13 — Miss Grass calls them down in hall. " 15 — Contracts signed for Festival Week. ” 16 — “Proxy " goes forth to battle with the legislators. " 17 — Betts, Boeger and Steves come from Topeka — it is decided to name book Victory Edition after Miss Unruh. " 18 — “President ' s Day " is planned, " 19 — “Reveille Benefit. " Mar. 1 — President’s Day announced for March 26. Great plans under way. " 4“ -Original day planned for President ' s Day. ” 6 — Mr. Harvey returns from Chicago decorated. Dr. Lewis and Mr, Shively not given decorations. " 8 — Basketball Tournament. " 12 — Mr. Harvey is charmed by romantic folk across the way. " 13 — Martha decides advanced Journalism class is of romantic school of thought. " 14 — Miss Mitchell mounts the organ. Leads the mighty tenors. " 15 — Scene: Library; A boy. a girl, a book; a look, — book neglected, flunk expected. " 20 — E. E. Colyer spends two days not getting picture of service flag. " 23 — Last minute dolling out for President ' s Day in progress. " 25 — Art and gymnasium classes decorate “gym " — pink blossoms, and little buds of spring motif. " — President’s Day. " 27 — Morning after the day before. Awful lessons, but it was worth it. " 28— Mabel Landon volunteers to sell tickets, usher during Music Festival and sew canvas for Coliseum ceiling because of opportunity for triple experience. ' 29— “Reveille " goes to press. Everyone frantically rushes in copy. One Forty- two 1919 VICTORY EDITION Ford Service Station Fordson Tractors Cleveland Tractors J. I. Case Tractors J. I. Case Threshing Machines Power Lift Plows O’Laughlin Garage Haps, Kansas J. B. BASGALL Fruits, Grocerins and QueensWare Hays, Kansas FOR SALE! All Kinds of City Property from $500.00 to $10,000.00. Glad to show you what we have. Farm Land and Grazing Land of all descriptions. Fire, Tornado, Hail and Life Insurance- in the best companies to be had. We have the Only Original Set of Ab- stract Books in Ellis County. For a clear title, entrust your work to us. Your business solicited. No trouble to show what we have whether you buy, or don’t, always glad to show our goods. Pleased Customers are our best add. Come in and be one of the pleased ones. Ellis County Abstract Loan Co. Bonded Abstracters Loans, Real Estate, Insurance Days City, Kansan m One Forty-three 1919 m ] THE REVEILLE t C . mpus l a) a Vout +h hr C Ynyu$ ?0u eHcy t)wf Serf ■Tv T a. coo m o4 i»ai Triplet v V +k $ c Se ' fco-fl ' ny » £ _ Vri £» iSn. h«. Pete.— TU.pe . ' t v l®r«unJ ova, on. One Forty-four 1919 VICTORY EDITION FELTENS Transfer, Ice and Ice Cream Company Prompt Transfer Service PAY AJVD NIGHT PHONES; Res. 173 Barn 18 Office 18 lee Plant 484 HAYS, KANSAS j L. A. WARD, Prop. i t Telephone 71 } Y - NOT EAT HERE Restaurant and Bakery Open Day and Night 113 West Second Street PEOPLES MEAT MARKET John Weltz, Proprietor Fresh and Salt Meals, Oysters, Fish, Etc. Telephone 22 Hays, Kansas 4- 4 When You have Graduated, and Come Back to hays Don ' t Forget to Call on GOTTSCHALKS ' FURJHTU ' KE here you will always be welcome whether you buy or not We Handle a Complete Line of Furniture and House Furnishings Also the World ' s ( Renowned “ Pathe ’ Talking S iachine Felten Block First Door West of First National Bank Hays, Kansas | I One Forty-five 1919 THE REVEILLE Saccharine. (Editor ' s note: Originally intended to appear beside names of members of graduat- ing classes. This is a war book and conservation of a certain well-known product was necessary.) MARY BRULL: “She is a woman, one in whom the spring time of her childhood year, hath not lost its sweet perfume. " MARTIN EASTLACK: “A brave lad, wearing a manly brow, Knit as with problems of grave dispute. " MARGARET CHITTENDEN: “She is constant as trhe northern star, Of whose true fixed and resting quality There is no fellow in the firmament. " MARJORIE BEST: " Is she not more than paintings can express, Or youthful poets fancy, when they love? " ELM A CREIGHTON: “If eyes were made for seeing. Then beauty is its own excuse for being. " P. EVERETT SPERRY: “In thy face I see The niap of honor, truth and loyalty. " AGNES ARRINGTON: “Lofty and cold to them that loved her not But to those that sought her sweet as summer. " LULA GERM ANN: “No simplest duty it forgot, Life hath no dim and lowly spot That doth not in her sunshine share. " VICTORIA UNRUH: “For where is any author in the world Teaches such beauty as a woman ' s eye? " ALICE PENNEY: “Her passing was like the ceasing of exquisite music. " MARTHA HARDER: “She’s all my fancy painted her; She ' s lovely, she ' s divine. " LOREN A WELTY: “She bears herself so gently, That the lily on its stalk Bears not itself so gracefully.” VIVIAN GADD: “Queen of the rose-bud garden of girls. " One Forty-six 1919 THE REVEILLE The F cuH AWnt " Dca.d ' fef TTW$S ' +Jo rvn «Tn0a.tfC « r SKefcbt le mcmS Ar y «f ya.ul ' cist 1 frroftwr Guft viu$ cdvIcKos Sodc. pcp. v ith ck-nf illi— 1 HHBBnnHi 1 1 r 1 : 1 1 j’ rjji V in, f f- few I Mi if K»= w xJ llll 4A r “ i i F rj One Forty-eight 1919 THE REVEILLE From the Reveille Mail Box. (Editor ' s note: The following communications have come to the “Reveille”. We have endeavored to serve our readers as well as possible and as a means to that end have tried to carry out the requests which come to us in every mail. That the reader may judge of our success, we submit the following examples.) Dear Editor: Won ' t you please not pun on my name any more? T am submerged in puns. What ' s in a name? Respectfully, Marjorie Best. To the Art Editor : Please be sure to put us in your “Vanity Fair " Section. After due and de- liberate consideration, we feel we should be a part of it. Talents are such elusive things but beauty, never. Please reproduce the enclosed photo. Mr. and Mrs. FI. E. Malloy. To the Managing Editor: Wont you please hurry up the “’Reveille” so you can give me more of your time? I languish without it. Yours, P. Caspar Harvey. To the Business Manager: How much can I buy a page of the “Reveille” for? I wish a photo of my- self and a write-up of the part I played in “An Old Sweetheart of Mine.” I wish this because I may never be a “widow” again. Yours prayerfully, Rachel L. White. Dear Editor: “Bob” and I are afraid we may be overlooked. We ' re awfully good friends. How about letting us in on the “Campus Twins” page? We’d appreciate it for we haven ' t had much notice all year. Yours truly, David. Dear Art Editor: Will you please try to get a good picture of Myrtle? I promise to buy a “Reveille” if you will. You see she wont give me a picture and of course I ' d do most anything to get one. Hopefully, “Red.” One Fifty i 1919 VICTORY EDITION 202-204-206 N. CWnut Street HAYS, KANSAS The Very Best Pictures A Pleasant Place to Spend Your Evenings Come See Us. Bring Your Friends MILLARD KIRKMAN. Prop. Modern: i The Largest Booh Store in Western Kansas ALL SCHOOL WANTS SUPPLIED HERE Complete Line of Stationery and Office Supplies College, High School, Grade and Rural School Text-Books All Books and Supplies needed for correspondence work at the Fort Hays Normal can he obtained direct from us. Officially approved by Correspondence Service of school. School Districts may purchase all supplies and hooks from us. Popular Fiction and Best Sellers sent direct by mail all over Western Kansas. Shaffer s Self-Filling Fountain Pen and Waterman s Ideal Fountain Pen, $2.50 and up. The Biggest stock of Victrolas and Victor Records in this part of Kansas. Special Attention Given To Jdail Orders R. S. MARKWELL l ffext Door to Tostoffice i Hays, Kansas One Fifty- one 1919 THE REVEILLE Senior Girls Quartet 1919. One Fifty-two 1919 VICTORY EDITION Economy in " Buying And economical buyers throughout this entire community are fast finding out that this store is the Economy Center. Handling as we do everything for the home and the person, we can make it very much to your interest to trade with us. Dry Goods, Clothing, Shoes, Groceries, Queensware, Etc. WKen you begin to reckon up the wants of the family, consider all the lines, then come to the Economy Store and we will supply you at Economy Prices, Lovers of the Best in Men’ s and Women s Wear are m the habit of coming to us, because they Always find just what they want here, YOU come, too. A. A. WIESNER SON ‘The Place Fhere You Feel at Home ’ Hays, Kansas CALL ON j HOCH MONUMENT WORKS I a FOR MONUMENTS Large Stock to Select From Quality of Material and Workmanship First Glass Prices Reasonable FRANK J. HOCH. Prop. Hays, Kansas The Royal Cafe A Home For The Hungry Open Day and Night Directly North of the Depot Where You May Eat and Watch Your Train A L. McKINZEY ProT 4 One Fifty-three 1919 Songs They Love Best. “I Cannot Sing the Old Songs ' Alice Craig. “Oh ! I Have Sighed to Rest Me ’ E. E. Colyer. “How Fickle Woman Is 1 John Moore. “Baa, Baa, Black Sheep ' S. A. T. C. “O, Come All Ye Faithful ' H. E. Malloy. “F ' orsalcen, " Myrtle Divine, March 24. “Goodnight Ladies ' “Red " and “Sandy. " “Ever of Thee, Fondly I ' m Dreaming, " Bruce Whitney. “How Can I Leave Thee, " Frank Evans. “I Was Seeing Nellie Home, " Walter Shutts. “Lovely Night, " Gilmore Wann. “The Girl I Left Behind Me, " Ralph Bemis. “When ' Bobby’ Comes Marching Home Again, " Miss Wooton. “Alice, Where Art Thou, " Ray Davis. “The Flours Spent With Thee, Dear Heart, " Kathryn Wilson. “Flower Song " from Faust, P. Caspar Flarvey. “Rock-a-bve Baby, " Fred Albertson. “He Won’t Come Back Till Its Over, Over There, " Vivian Bonebrake. “It Was Not Ever Thus, " Jack Bice. “See Flow the Shadows of Night are Flying. " Conger. “Three Little Maids From School, " The Brulls. “O, Mr. Dream-man Please Let Me Dream Some More, " Paul VanDyke. “I Love You Truly, " Marie Oakford. “A Life On the Rolling Deep, " Howard Harold. One Fifty-four 1919 VICTORY EDITION l m □ CAPPER. ENGRAVING CQ TOPEKA KANSAS DESIGNING ENGRAVING FOR THE DISCRIMINATING BIRDS -EVE VIEWS -TRADEMARKS COVER DESIGNS -LETTERHEADS RETOUCHED PHOTOS - LABELS CATALOG ■ ILLUSTRATIONS NEWSPAPER ADS -SIGNATURES □ □ □ COPPER HALFTONES-DUOIONES NEWSPAPER ZINC HALFTONES EMBOSSING DIES-HALETONES IN COLORS - ZINC ETCHINGS IN ONE OR. MORE COLORS PROMPT EFFICIENT SERVICE One Fifty-five 1919 THE REVEILLE ? Wc+t«nr» otxt «cr« ' Auick will •roa.ke Vtn A 4e Af ©$ +b« Seujo ' r College, Kt Fea VTlia. +h.ft Th. «c Lft ed Wo’nicr 6oti»« € ■? -fVie ’ Hcnvooraiylc £s»ftuliy — TD-c. Reuse, TnUs -Plamde TUfSft TwVp, , «. mi»» Byi« v Tn v MfcUoy» m» 5 fcs C »v ,Tnns »»ce One Fifty-six 1919 VICTORY EDITION Stockmen When you have Cattle, Hogs or Sheep to ship to market, or When you need Stockers and Feeders, you will find it to your benefit to deal with Clay, Robinson Company Established 1886 Offices at: — Chicago, Kansas City, St. Joseph, Omaha, Sioux City, Denver, St. Paul, Buffalo, St. Louis, Ft. Worth, El Paso i S« ROBINSON 8c CHITTENDEN For Real Estate===InVestments TotOn Lots or Farm Lands Improved or Unimproved INSURANCE A SPECIALTY Fire, Life, Accident, or Live Stock Insurance Office Over Postoffice Phone 196 PEABODY SCHOOL FURNITURE CO. of Topeka, Kansas Manufacturers and Distribu- tors, School, Church and Opera Furniture Laboratory Furniture, Etc. School Supplies Janitor Supplies Agents Wanted n i Write For Catalog and Prices One Fifty-seven 1919 Waxworks. Under the Management of the Famous Circus Director Socrates Parriskowsky. Oliver Twist Oliver Arnold. Simple Simon Fred Weaverling. Pat-a-cake Marie Weber. Ophelia Doris Stivers. Cuckoo Clock Jona Goetchius. Erastus Jiggs H. E. Malloy. Galli Curci Elma Creighton. Aspasia Alice Craig. The Fair Maid of Perth Carl Holmquist. Josiah Mozart Myrtle Divine. The Leopard that Changes Tt ' s Spots Forrest Kitch. Pocahontas Marie Oalcford. Captain Smith Ralph Simpson. Indian Samuel Long. One Fifty-eight UTi 9 — = C. W. REEDER E. A. REA Lawyer Hays, Kansas Attorney at Law C. W. MILLER J. M. WIESNER Lawyer Has Town Lots and City Residences For Sale Ellis County Court House Hays, Kansas HAYS, KANSAS H. C, MARKEL J. F. COSTNER Maker of PHOTOS That Please! Heating Appliances Lamps and Electrical Contractor HAYS. KANSAS Phone 506 Haijs, Kansas Office Pkone 341 Res Phone 461 Dr. A. A. Herman W. B. DANIELS Dentist Dentist Office in Basgall Building Office in Reeder Bldg. Phone 351 One Fifty-nine 1919 A HALF PAGE DEVOTED TO THE PAGES WHICH FACULTY MEMBERS THOUGHT SHOULD GO IN THE REVEILLE. 1. Mir. Lee suggested a page of the nicknames which married faculty members call their wives (Mr. Lee calls Mrs. Lee “Kid A) 2. Miss Condit: “Nice things people have said about Dining Hall.” 3. P.C.H. : page of what people said about Festival publicity and his newspaper activities. 4. Miss Cave expected a page of exclamations covering clever menus made by her classes. 5. Mr. Soderlund : a page to the questions he asked concern- ing what the Reveille would have about him; but it ' s not here because the staff would have to diagram it. 6. W. A. Lewis: a page of quotations from Monday morning Assembly talks. 7. H. E. Malloy: a page of the things he says about people who do not sing. One Sixty 1 9 1 9 — VICTORY EDITION I m A. L. CLARK Si SON, Props. Established 1882 (The Hays Jffree ffrsas Printing and Publishing The most widely read Newspaper in Ellis County The Best Equipped Job Office in Western Kansas | Clean, Comfortable Beds The WINDSOR HOTEL Mulroy Bros., Props. One Sixty-one 1919 Not m the Reveille. 1. Pictures of Staff seated around a table. 2. Cartoon — cap, gown, diploma, et cetra, going forth to meet the world. 3. The girl with “the voice so gentle, low and sweet, an excellent thing in woman 5 4. Drawings showing students rooms decorated with text books, pen- nants and tennis rackets. 5. A Gulliver-Lilliputian page (see page 27 of 1917 Reveille.) 6. Music heading in which the Staff and notes disport themselves. 7. Satirical and statistical statement concerning Annual finances. 8. Little ditties beside names of persons in graduating classes. 9. Pictures without sufficient identification (see previous Reveilles.) 10. Football cartoon with pigskin in mid-air. 11. Reproduction of school newspaper with faces of editors bursting from its pages. 12. Cartoon of Reveille Staff working hard. 13. Dedication to a member of the faculty who is the favorite with the managing editor. 14. Diaries of any sort. 15. Annual with the purpose of pleasing everybody. I Miss Condit mutely resigned to her fate. Mr. Parker perpetually in a good humor or having a good time. Air. Lewis expressing himself by the medium of slang — without a smile. Elma, wildly excited. Victoria, a spinster. Miss Mitchell stump speaking for the suffragettes. Eastlack with a “case 5 Miss Wille being noticeable or conspicuous. Mr. Malloy doub-ting the wonders of music — or himself. Miss Wooton in pink or yellow plaid. Lula all dolled out in baby doll style and chewing gum. Soderlund really Kansanized. mpossihilities. One Sixty-two 1919 VICTORY EDITION Art in its highest sense is but the faculty 01 ex- pression. The Studio for College People who appreciate Photography at its Best Official Photographer Kansas State Historical Society BOEGER STUDIO Studio 821 Kansas Avenue Phone 3989 Duplicates can he had off of 1916, 1917 or 1919 Negatives One Sixty-three 1919 One Sixty-four 1919 - = VICTORY EDITION t m Home 827 Main Yards, 23rd and Washington l ™ , , ( Home 827 Main $ TelepWfl j Bell 827 Grand I j j Mills at Weona, Arlc. and l Memphis, Tenn. J. K. Tsck udy Hard wood Lumber Co. Everything in Hardwoods Address All Correspondence to General Offices 23rd and Broadway, Kansas City, Mo. » - . •»« . H. H. KING GEO. KING King B ros. Pharmacy The Rexall Store Opposite Postoffice In the heart of the Wettest Block Our Fountain Service is the Best The Students Headquarters for Stationery Everything to be found in a First Class Drug Store The Home of Good Goods and Square Dealing Telephone 80 Hays, Kansas 1 t ' BRUNSWICK HOTEL MRS . FRAJVK FIELDS Drop. South Side Hays, Kansas One Sixty -five 191 9 p 1 THE REVEILLE A Prose Poem. Mm By Genevieve Jewell. |USK is falling ' ; a restful calm, an air of almost holy peacefulness rests upon the beautiful roll- ing prairies — prairies that are one stretch of glorious color — deepest greens of velvety hue blending into softer greens, richest tans, shimmering yel- lows and delicate greys shading, fading, into lighter touches — all merging into one grand harmony — inde- scribable. And, I wonder, when the Creator views us striving humans here below, if we blend together, merging one with the other, until we make just such a harmonizing scene, if vve, perhaps, (together) make a peaceful restful bit of color to the Master ' s eye? Perhaps to examine more closely, this bit ' of yellow is but a homely weed, this green a thorn, that brown an ugly poisonous plant, yet each is a needed part of that beautiful landscape. So some lives may seem ugly, disproportioned — yet perhaps they be not looked upon with disfavor by the Creator, for viewed with the rest, they are a part of one vast harmon- izing picture, which is not unpleasant to His sight. One Sixty-six 1 9 1 9 |= VICTORY EDITION m Build A Home Remember tbat it takes more tkan bare walls. You will need all sorts ol supplies. You ' ll need DOORS, WINDOWS, MANTELS, Etc. We carry a large atock of all kinds of Builder a Supplies, and can furmsk you anything you may need, from the cheapest to the hest. VOtf ' T BUY UfiTIL YOU SEE OUK STOCK We Can Interest You W e also handle the hest grades of Hard and Soft Coal, and will deliver to you at the Lowest Prices considering quality. OUK PHOtfE IS 74 Treat, Shaffer Company | Please remember us when in the market for Lumber or Coal f. Havermaon, Manager i f | Hays Sheet Metal Works G. W. SPENCER, Prop. THE Hays City Drug Store Dealers In DRUGS Exclusively Our Fountain Service is First Class Our Motto is To Please COME IN AND SEE US One Sixty-seven. 1919 Ekey : “Miss Fitz Hugh you are the prettiest girl on the campus ’ Miss Fitz Hugh: “Naturally!” Ekey: “No, artificially.” One Sixty-eigrht 1919 VICTORY EDITION C. Schwaller Sons Dealers in all kinds of Building Material Established for 25 Years in This Line We sell homes on installment plan. Come in and figure with us. You furnish the plan find we will do the rest C. Schwaller Sons Telephone 92 Hatjs, Kansas One Sixty-nine 1919 m THE REVEILLE Wkat! By Harold Pyles. E was in deep thought for he had just twenty minutes in which to write an original story. “The writing of the story would not be so bad " ' he thought, “if I could only think of something to write about.” Five of the twenty minutes were spent in wondering what would happen if he failed to write the story, but he came to the conclusion that he had better write something. “I know what I will do,” he said. “I will use ‘The Sunset ' for my subject.” The next ten minutes were spent in writing the story, which was plenty of time as he discovered that finding the subject was not the most difficult part of the task. He could now think of anything else but the setting of the sun. The story completed — he counted the words, twenty-six in number, and of the twenty-six thirteen were descriptive adjectives. “That will never do,” he decided. “I would rather run the chance of not having the story.” He looked at his watch, the twenty minutes were up and the story-writing for that day was at an end. " C ommonplaces ip; m By Agnes Arrington. OUR children, bright of eye, quiet, baybyish, shabby but immaculately clean and having that indefinable something of children who do not know worldly ways, sat in a railroad train. They were so appealingly young. Furthermore, they were travel- ing quite alone. From these facts their neighbors grew curious concerning them and inquired their destination. “Boise City, Idaho,” the oldest of the quartet replied. A chorus of wonder went up from the people about them. “Where are you from?” asked some one else. Springfield, Missouri, it was learned was their home. Surrounded by interested and sympathetic people, their story was told. A little family had lived in the Ozarks, father, baby, mother and the four on the train. In a soft, typically south Missouri voice, with the idioms peculiar to that section the girl told of the ravages of “flu,” how mother first and then baby brother had died. One Seventy 1919 VICTORY EDITION 1 m JEWELRY and Optical Goods Eyes Tested FREE J.T. rrison The Jeweler and Optomelri t Hays, - Kansas Elgin Watches j j Cut Glass t Gifts For Graduates Hand Painted CHINA Sterling Silver and Sterling Novelties Citizens State Bank Building Phone 152 I t t Citizen’s Lumber Supply Co. We always have a large, bright and complete stock of LUMBER LATH and SHINGLES We “Pay Special Attention to Coal Orders Phone Us 473 h. W. Fellers, Mgr. One Seventy-one 1919 THE REVEILLE “Papa thought he might do better in Idaho ' she continued, “so he went out there and now we children are going, too. " It was all such a perfectly natural course of events as she told it To her, it was the most simple thing in the world that the remnant of the little family should find a new land the better and set out to it as pioneers of old. With an Ozark ferocity of family loyalty, the girl refuted the idea of fath- er’s lack of wisdom in expecting a child of thirteen to safely bring the little brood to him over the many miles they must travel. With the same stubborn pride she refused so much as an orange for the littlest one though the lack of even necessities was so pitifully apparent. Like a young general she marshalled her small army cluring the long weary- ing day. When night fell as best she could, she fixed them all for sleep. Then, too weary to longer continue her watch, she also slept. It was only ' one of the commonplace things of life after all. W astmg Time. By Myrtle Divine. JPLH PI AT is wasting time? A popular way of defining it is: “That failing which everyone imagines his neighbor has ’ an evil which is preached about from the time you are old enough to understand until you are too old to care. It ' s ; Johnnie put up those marbles and bring in the wood ’ or “Mary lay those dolls away and practice your music lesson.’ ' To some degree this “doll and marble failing " seems to follow us clear thru life. But isn ' t it true that one individual could do things and not waste time, while another would be criticised for doing the same because it would be wast- ing time ? Then how are we to know ' whether going to afternoon tea parties, when we might be sewing, or reading, or answering those letters, is wasting time? The old saying: “All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy, " is true enough — but just how far will that carry us, when it applies so differently to the numerous classes of people? Which is the upper-most question in the average person’s mind : Am I wast- ing my time? Am I wasting my neighbor’s time? Or is my neighbor wast- ing his time? One Seventy-two 1919 VICTORY EDITION GOOD ROOMY ROOMS Excellent Cafes and Gril ‘At “Prices Within Your Reach " Hotel Savoy Ninth and Central Sts. T Kansas City, Mo. j FTusic m Your Home is The Evidence of W ell Spent Leisure Hands That Play Are Always in Demand The musical girl is bright, she is keen — she has a saving sense of humor. Her home is radiant with sunshine. For her there are no dull evenings. She is the charming friend, companion — the beloved wife. No Matter What Your Musical Taste. We Gan Supply Your Need at KnighrGampbell’s The Largest and Best Equipped Music House in the West Oar Prices Are LotiOer — Our Craftsman Quality Higher Write or call upon us for full information about Pianos, Playerpianos, Talking Machines, Records, Artists-Played Rolls, Small Instruments, Benches, Cabinets, Strings, Musical Supplies. KNIGHT-CAMPBELL MUSIC CO., 1625-31 California Street Denver. Colorado One Seventy-three 1919 We are all inclined to look at our neighbors faults through a magnifying glass, while we use an entirely different one to examine our own failures. Should we be surprised then to hear some one say : “He’d be better off at home, studying his French than he is going to the show!’ ' when the speaker is that minute at the ticket window and doesn’t expect more than ah “F” or “P” in French? Bath Time on the Farm. By Margaret Chittenden. FTER the chores are done mother bustles about getting out clean clothes, and night gowns, stirring up the fire and making everything ready for the bath. While father with his feet cocked up on the stove tries to read “The Farmers Mail and Breeze.” In the afternoon a wash tub of water has been put on the stove to heat and also an extra kettleful. The children are playing horse and quarreling a little over who is to be the horse and who the driver. When everything is in readiness father lifts the tub onto the newspapers spread on the door near the stove. Mother undresses both children and lets them test the water by “dibbling” their toes in it while she adds hot or cold water till it is of the right temperature. Both children are plopped in at once. Mother kneels on a towel near the tub and the younger one undergoes a good scrubbing while the other one soaks and demands that mother make a snowman of his brother by lathering his head. Then mother spreads a towel down in front of the oven door and stands the younger on it while she rubs him vigorously with a turkish towel. Then she turns him over to father to brush his hair and put on his night clothes. More hot water is added and the next one goes through the same process. It is serious business for all and there is not much fun till father carries out the tub of water and mother brings out a jug of milk and some cookies. This is the signal to begin the Saturday night frolic and everybody’s spirits rise. Father has to act as a bear or a bucking broncho as the case may demand, much to the pretended disgust of mother who begs them to behave, and mind the lamp and finally puts an end to all frolicking by carrying the youngest off to bed. One Seventy-four 1919 VICTORY EDITION ISAAC ZEIGLER SON t Groceries and Coal PHONE 13 HAYS, KANSAS J • • ♦-1 e invite the students of the Normal, their parents and friends while at the Normal to visit their neighbor institution, the Fort Hays Experiment Station. See the live stock and 1689 experi- mental plots. Drive over tkc parkways, visit Custer s Island and en]oy the shade of the trees. CHAS. R. WEEKS, Superintendent One Seventy-five 1919 H THE REVEILLE : The Silent Member of the J ournalism Class. By Margaret Chittenden. M HE buffalo winked. I nodded. I had often wondered just what he thought of our work in journalism. He looked as if he understood it all and he always seemed interested but this was the first time 1 had ever seen him- express himself. And he approved. I thought perhaps he would think our original stuff foolish and not worth while. So for several weeks I had watched him closely and when his eyes twinkled at one of the funny stories I knew his judgment was favorable. When one of the stories of Western Kansas was read I observed him close- ly and he seemed more interested than- ever. One his eyes even seemed to get dreamy and sad as if he were longing to again roam on the broad plains and stampede with a herd of buffalo when a prairie fire was raging. The buffalo is the silent member of the journalism class and I imagine could give good advice in much of the writing of life in Western Kansas. Once I thought he almost sneered at something I had written, at least he looked very disgusted. Then did I realize what an insignificant thing I had handed into class. One eye seems to be directed on the instructor all the time and with the other he watches the class. Maybe in some of the members he sees the grand- fathers who hunted him or the fathers who have corailed him and his kindred, in a few small pastures. But the expression in his eyes is not one of revenge for there is an unusual kindness there. Perhaps some of the most exciting stories sound dull to him when compared with some of his stampedes or experiences when traveling with ten thousand other bison to a nice watering place or alkaline lick. But he does not seem weary and he listens to them all with great patience and as yet has never even yawned. Are College Seniors “Kids " ? By Victoria Unruh. VERYONE was talking and laughing — having the quite proper good time before the college professor came to conduct the French class. Someone heard a footstep on the cement hall floor outside the open classroom door. Instantly silence predominated. Every student seized one long look at the fateful French conjugations — for Mr. Soderlund had threateningly promised, “if every one of you don ' t know the conjugations One Seventy-six 1919 i It VICTORY EDITION We’ve Got It, We’ll Get It, or j j It Isn’t to Be Had Pure Pood Products We Desire Your Trade and Will Try and Serve You Well T. G. Reed 6C Sons Telephone 169 Rapid Shoe Repairing South Side Railroad Track HARDWARE Keen Kutter Shears and Cutlery One Minute Washers — Electric, Power and Hand Pyrex Glass Cooking Dishes Florence and Perfection Oil Cook Stoves Sherwin-Williams Paints and Varnishes Full Line of First Class General Hardware H. H. WINTERS One Seventyseven 1919 of ' avoir ' and ' etre ' in every tense and person I ' ll give you a failure and a big one, I don ' t care who you are. " However, that footstep belonged to a French student, a college senior, who, as he sauntered in, saluted the others with “Bonjour, Messieurs et mesdam- oiselle. " We all breathed naturally again and someone said, “Ferme la porte, " the senior closed the classroom door as bidden and joined in the momentary respite of a good time until the Grand Seigneur arrived to rule. A door was heard to unlock, to open, to close, then authoritative footsteps approached. The classroom door opened. It was he, Mr. Soderlund, with his chilling “good morning. " He strode over to his desk and began calling the roll. All went well until he came to the names of yesterday ' s absentees. “Why weren ' t you here yesterday Simpson " ? he shouted, “I was in the manual training room and the whistle didn ' t blow, " he meekly answered. “Miss Helm what de- tained you from class yesterday " ? thundered the exacting pedagogue again. “I was practicing for the Reveille benefit. " “Miss Palmer, and you " ? he rum- bled. “I practised the accompaniment for the Trombone solo for I had to take the place of Miss Harder who was ill, " Miss Palmer frankly answered. “Well now, let me tell you youngsters something — you can ' t miss French because of an entertainment. If you have to miss your French we will have to stop the entertainments, that ' s all. I didn ' t miss any classes and I had lots more to do than you. " Mr. Soderlund was visibly saturated with displeasure. He cleared his throat, he coughed, he readjusted his glasses, he moved his chair noisily away from the desk, and then his subcutaneous wrath burst into vehement volcanic sarcasm and threatenings. “In the next faculty meeting I shall make a mo- tion that each French student be provided with a nurse to see that he gets his lesson, attends class and hears the whistle. I am sure the motion will be car- ried unanimously. You kids (shaking his scepter-like index finger at us) must learn to think for yourselves. When you go out to teach school you will have to doi t, and think for others as well. Remember, French is not so unimport- ant that you can slight it. You must get it, everyone, or I’ll flunk you flat. " The class would probably have been frightened into studying had Mr. Sod- erlund not smiled just then. We ask it here — Are College Seniors “Kids " ? One Seventy-eight 1919 p 1 THE REVEILLE Teaching Color Schemes in Domestic Art by Study Colors in Nature. One Eighty 1919 VICTORY EDITION ! Pianists Select From the Cream oi the World’s Pianos At Our Store For Over Forty Years We Have Specialized on Pianos of Quality for Discriminating Musicians I Our Line Includes Steinway, Vose, Kurtzmann, and Scores ol Oilier Reliable Pianos j Any comparison you make will prove that we SA VE you from $50 to t $150 in piano value over what you might buy in other makes elsewhere Your Special Attention is Incited to Steinttiay’s Latest Creation , The Nett) Style A World ' s Most Perfect Piano Call or write, TZhe Music House Kansas City, Missouri Main Store, 1013-15 A alnut St. WHY DO YOU RENT? 1. Rent receipts are worthless — they will buy you nothing, 2. The money you pay in rent would make payments on the land you should buy NOW. 3. Every man CAN own land, if he WILL. It takes only a little “push” to start. It’s as easy to buy as it is to rent, and it ' s a whole lot more profitable. A. It’s a good thing “to get in debt” — for land. — it makes you save. It’s a bad thing to get in debt for pianos, automobiles, fancy clothes, etc.“it makes you spend. 5. Land ownership gives you a business standing with business men. 6. Land ownership gives an independence which helps you to succeed. 7. Land ownership encourages homebuilding; renting discourages it. See us also for Loans and Insurance. THE BIRD LAND COMPANY , Haps , Kansas | FURNITURE and UNDERTAKER | A Complete Stock of All Kinds of Furniture and 1 Bedding, Carpets, Rugs, Linoleum, Window Skades • HaVemann ' s Furniture Store FRANK HAVEMANN GUS HAVEMANN Licensed Embalmers Member oi tbe t Chamber of Commerce One Eighty-one 1919 THE REVEILLE HA y gLr-dlJ.r i vers i ty |[ No university is more certainly founded on the in- tention to spread refined en- joyment of the better things of life than is the Packard Interpreting Piano. The Packard Interpreter is a faithful custodian of the utterances of the world ' s great masters, and an inspiring teacher of the ambitious learner. Its mak- ers have provided an instrument for de- veloping a standard of musical culture that is worthy of the art and of the artist. PACKARD PIANOS INTREPREIING PIANOS Made by The Packard Piano Company Fori Wayne, Indiana One Eighty- two 19 1 9 - VICTORY EDITION l m Geo. Philip Geo. Philip, Jr. GEO. PHILIP SON DEALERS IN Hardware Paints. Oil and Glass Stoves and Ranges Hi One Eighty- three 1919 THE REVEILLE J. B, RYAN, President R. H. LEWIS, Vice-President S. Ji FLOURNOY, Secretary R. H. LEWIS, Office J. B. RYAN S. EL FLOURNOY W. L RICHARDS Cattle Salesmen and Stocker and Feeder Buyers I. B. GAYLORD, Hog Salesman The Old Reliable Firm of Elmore-Cooper-Ryan Live Stock Commission Company INCORPORATED JIL WA YS SA TISFIES Telephones ; Sell 6147 Main Home 4147 Main 533 Livestock Exchange Kansas City Stock Yards Yardmen; Ed, Bentle H. H. Shaw A. B. Donelly Your Patronage is Respectfully Solicited- Corresponden ce Promptly Attended To. Market Reports Furnished Free to Customers. Money to Loan to Respon- sible Cattle Feeders. List of Pastures For Rent Always on Hand. ReferencesAny Sank in Kansas City Kansas City, Os hunts 9 VARIETY The Sargain Spot of Hays We Carry Complete lines of the Following Articles as Weil as Numerous Other Items House Furnishings, Kitchen ware, Glassware, China and Porcelain, Pottery, Hoisery, Underware, Curtain Goods, Towels and Toweling, Ladies House-dresses and Aprons, Skirts, Waists, Petticoats, Silk Dresses, Children Dresses, Romper, Overalls, Stationery Supplies, and a Full Line of 5, 10 and 25c Goods One Eighty-four 1919 VICTORY EDITION P. C. ANDERS Physician and Surgeon Phones: Office 273 Res. 333 Reeder Building Hays, Kansas DR. F. K. MEADE Physician and Surgeon Office in New Citizens State Bank Building Telephones Office 321 Residence 372 Telephones: Office 349, Residence 345 harry Baldwin Neiswanger, D.D.S. Hays, Kansas Citizens Bank Building Dr. C. H. Jameson Surgeon Office in Citizens Bank Bldg. Office Hours 1 to 4 Office Phone 545 Res. Phone 556 Phones: Office 485 Residence 257 Dr. Harry H. West Chiropractor Chronic Diseases a Specialty Tholen Building Hays, Kansas Dr. J. R. Betthauser Physician and Surgeon Successor to Dr. G. t P. Hemm Office over BasgalPs Store Hays, Kansas Residence Phone 278 A. J. PISCHKE Dr. O. A. Hennerich Physician and Surgeon Phone 356 Hays, Kansas Plumbing, Heating and Sheet Metal Work Phone No. 338 Hays, Kansas One Eigrhty-five 1919 Farmers State Bank FOUNDATIONS Money in tke bank is a strong foundation to build up- on. Not all of us can be rick, but eack of us can better kis condition. Saving steady and persistent — will accomplisk wonders. Open An Account witk us today witk wkatever amount you can spare; tken add to it as opportunity per- mits. A foundation for starting some sub- stantial business or a competence for old age will result. Farm and Hjeal Estate Loans We make a specialty of tkem at Low Rates and at terms to suit your convenience. Farmers State Bank HAYS, KANSAS One Eighty-six 1919 VICTORY EDITION ■ •“• •■ • • ■• • ■ ♦ We make it a point to carry only goods of known quality and estab- lished reputation. That is why you will find only the genuine KODAK goods in our camera department. KODAKS and Kodak Supplies of all kinds always on hand, and always new. Eastman N.C. Film, the film with 27 years experience behind it. De- veloping and printing done by ex- perts, or materials to do your own. C. A. HARKNESS Headquarters for Kodak Supplies. Everybody Reads Tbe Ellis County News A Pa£er A Purpose Community Service lor Those Who Believe m Western Kansas Her Institutions, Her Boys and Girls and Her Men and Women JOHN S. BIRD, Editor and Publisher Hays, Kansas t CARL LEIKER « SON Representing The Royal Tailors DEALERS IN General Merchandise Phone 88 Hays, Kansas i One Eighty-seven 1919 m THE REVEILLE i i Queen Quality Skoes for Women Bostonian Skoes for Men J. G. Brenner Dry G oods, Clothing and Shoes Hays, K ansas THE CAPPS 100 Per Cent Pure ' Wool Snappy Suits for Young Men THe Stylish “Classic " Coats and Dresses For Women in Newest Patterns and Models At Assembly “Blue Monday. By Harold Pyles. B HE thing ' s I want to talk to you about this morning will not be very pleasant, ’ he said. Everyone knew it for it was “Blue Monday " and the students know just about what to expect when President Lewis talks at Assembly on that day. Maybe a student had been seen on the streets a little after ten o’clock, or possibly someone might have walked on the grass. Then, too, someone might have skipped Assembly. It doesn’t make much difference just what the of- fense might be, it prompts the same talk. In fact students have heard this “Blue Monday” talk so many times they could almost deliver it word for word, Possibly ninety per cent of the students spend the time in dreaming of what happened the day before, or hoping President Lewis will not find too much to say so that they may get to dinner. Then when he says, “I hope I will not have to speak to you about this matter again, " everyone comes to life for now he has almost gone his limit and Assembly for that day will soon be over. One Eighty- eight 1919 THE REVEILLE Reveille Staff Insurance Policy. RIENDS, the editors in their endeavor to keep you from being dis- appointed have used the only sure method. This method is as cer- tain as a dull Assembly program and flunking in French. Gentle reader, you have already scanned the pages of pictures and persned the pages of type. You wei ' e not aware of that subtle, psychological process in your own mind and for which the editors played so keenly, If you had been aware of our purpose before you came to this you would not ap- preciate the full significance of the formula which we used. In pursuing our formula we had the good of the School in mind. Perhops there is some staff selfishness in desiring that very few be disappointed in the book. The formula to insure the editors against disappointment is this: make everything appear to mean more than it says. “The BELIEVE in the United States of America as a government, by the people, for the people; whose just powers are derived from the con- sent of the governed ; a democracy in a republic; a sovereign nation of many sovereign states; a perfect union; one and inseparable; established upon those principles of freedom, equality, justice and humanity for which American patriots sacrificed their lives and fortunes. ‘T, therefore, believe it is my duty to my country to love it; to support its constitution; to obey its laws; to respect its flag, and to defend it against all enemies.” (Written by William Tyler Page of Maryland for the “National Citizen’s Creed Contest.” Repeated in general assembly many times during the war.) A mencan s Creed. One Ninety 1919 VICTORY EDITION Storage Room (65) Sixty-five Cars An Up-to-Date Ladies’ Rest Room Golden Belt Garage GASOLINE AND OILS Large Stock of Tires Accessories and Repairs Service Station, Duick and Dodge Brother s Cars Best Service in the City Golden Belt Auto Company Fully Equipped Repair Shop HAYS, KANSAS GEO. S. GRASS SON QUALITY GROCERIES HAYS, KANSAS If YOU Want LIFE INSURANCE Pali, icy or Agency See or Write Of The Bird Land Company Hays, Kansas One Ninety-one 1919 cnnr , FORSYTH LIBRARY ' 0 " HAYS KANSAS STATE COLLEGE n THE REVEILLE One Ninety-two L91 9 - — —


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