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The time has come when all institu- i tions of higher learning are projecting great programs of expansion. ln this, Franklin College took the lead, having announced a program of expansion in 1917 which was temporarily held back because of the war. This pause, how- ever, gave time to mature its plans and expand these beyond the original de- sign. In the spring of 1919 a survey of the needs of the college for the next five years was made. This called for raising of a million and a quarter- 3600,000 to be devoted to increasing the endowment, and V S650,000 to be used for buildings and equipment. Al- ready, before the campaign for the above amount has begun, there is a feeling that a Greater Franklin, such as all friends of the College really wish to see established, will call for the raising of at least three millions instead of a million and a quarter.. This will be absolutely necessary if the new slogan of "a thousand students for Franklin College in 192 5" is ever approximately realized. I Dr. A. Vining ' Realizing that the College is just entering upon a period of unparal- leled growth in material equipment, the Board of Directors recently de- cided to secure the advantage of expert advice with regard to its building program. One of the best known firms-of college architects was chosen to lay out building plans covering a considerable period of future growth. The plans as sketched by the college architects experts declare will pro- vide a campus which will be inferior to none anywhere in the country when finally completed. The promotion of these plans will furnish abun- dant use for the large sums which the Loyalty Fund might hereafter help to provide. In putting on the drive for the Greater Franklin, Dr. A. J. Vining has been employed as its capable promoter. 149 FRANK-LINTCULLEGE A 55 17 3 ze .,.1-44" 4' , . ' -7 if aj? bf' 4' ,I 1 A' A 2' ' f A4 f 4 V W.-1... 1... . 'I f 1 , N fy ia I , H . f f2Lff1' V.. 15 ' I f ffm If . n 25,-34, 'MX " I hid' wi'2',a "2 f Vw-.wxhwi QNX ,1 I if Sr-'lf .iw f . ..,, . 'YSJMW 'N ,Q syn? In V- A 'l f 1 ' - ----va 'L if-:.,'.2'. 51, A J A ,411 4.. Q ?7 f f ff ff'-f A . L j s mv f""Y 'ZH ' 'mu in F P 1- D PRO PATR IA. wb. BURTON Cm-n.corFE1 JM-RHGSDA QE T.VANbEv5kE -L-' bifv vv ' ' Hi Q gqgfrum ALMAN1xc'1c'p2g DR. W. T. STOTT President Emeritus v 1 QCSQFRANKLIN CQLLEGEQZQ 5' I 19 QQQJDI-IE ALMANACIQ pg E ' DR. C. E. GOODELL Our President QEKAQFRANKLIN comm Q 20 ' ' V8 Tele 1 TU , E23 Henry Noble Sherwood, Ph.D. Stella Webster Morgan, A.M. Jeanette Zeppenfeld, M.S. Phi Beta Kappa Phi Beta Kappa Pi Beta Phi Henry Noble Sherwood, Ph.D.-A.B. Indiana University, 1909, A.M. Harvard University, 1910, Superintendent Jones- boro, Ind., Schools, 1906-07, Acting Assistant Professor of His- tory, University of Cincinnati, 1911-12, Professor of History and Government, Central Normal College, 1912-13, Professor of History, University of Colorado Summer School, 1913, Ph.D. Indiana University, 1914, Professor of History, State Normal, LaCrosse, Wis., 1914-18, Professor of History, Indi- ana. University Summer School, 1917-18, Professor of Euro- pean History, Franklin College, 1918-19, Dean and Professor of History, Franklin College, 1919- Stella Webster Morgan, A.M.-A.B. University of Illinois, 1903, A.M. University of Chicago, 1910, Graduate work and Assistant in English, University of Chicago, 1909-12, Associ- ate in English, ibid, 1912-14, Instructor in English, Univer- sity of Chicago, 1914-15, Instructor University College, 1915- 19, Dean of Women, Acting Head of English Department, and Associate Professor of English, Franklin College, 1919- Jeanette Zeppenfeld, M.S.-M.S. Franklin College, 1890, Graduate work, Heidelberg University 'and Grenoble, France, Teacher in Public Schools, Centralia Ill., President Indiana Teachers of German, 1914-15, Professor of Modern Languages, Franklin College, 1890- Howland Cyrus Merrill, A.M.-A.B. Colgate, 1890, A.M. Colgate, 1892, Graduate work, Rochester Theological Seminary and University of Chicago, Professor Classical Languages, Ot- tawa University, 1893-96, Pastor of Baptist Churches in New York State, 1896-1904, Professor of Latin, Shurtleff College, 1904-08, Professor of Classical Languages, Franklin College, 1908- Charles Alexander Deppe, A.M.-A.B. University of Mis- souri, 1902, Graduate work in University of Chicago, 1903, Teacher of Biology, Sedalia, Mo., 1902-O7, Superintendent of Schools, Doniphan, Mo., 1907-08, Professor of Biology, La- Grange College, 1908-10, Acting President LaGrange College, 1909-10, A.M. LaGrange College, 1910, Member Indiana Academy of Science, Professor of Biology, Franklin College, 1910- . John Lewis Beyl, Ph.D.-Student Indiana State Normal, 1884-85, Borden Institute, 1888-89, University of Chicago, 1893-96, A. B. Franklin, 1898, A. M. Franklin, 1899, Student University of Chicago, 1899-1902, University of Chl- cago, 1900, Instructor Borden Institute and Grand Island College, Ph.D. University of Denver, 1908, Professor Central College, 1909, President, Central University,,Iowa, 1910-14, Professor of Philosophy and Education, Franklin College, 1914- Howland Cyrus Merrill, A.M. Charles Alexander Deppe, A.M. John Lewis BCYI, Ph-D- Delta Upsilon, Phi Beta Kappa Phi Delta Kappa 'S W Vtmirgftii iciiiim review? W , - Sire fig Stump- - -- Y 1 2' 231.1 gel Q pg , ,,,, ...........--1... John Melvin Thurber, A.B. Robert Chester Roberts, A.M. Pleasant Lee Powell, A.B. D.D. Beta Theta Pi Alpha Chi Sigma Kappa Delta Rho John Melvin Thurber, A.B.-A.B. Colgate University, 1905, Foot Ball Coach, St. Lawrence University, Canton, N. Y., 1905, Graduate work, Colgate, 1906, Assistant Foot Ball Coach, Colgate, Graduate work, Columbia University, 1914- 15, ibid, 1915-16 Professor of English and Physical Director, Franklin College, 1912- Robert Chester Roberts, A.M.-B.S. Ottawa University, 1912, Fellow and Assistant University of Kansas, 1913-14, A.M. University of Kansas, 1914, Fellow Yale University, 1915, Graduate work, University of Chicago, Summers 1917- 18, Professor of Chemistry, Franklin College, 1915- Pleasant Lee Powell, A.B. D.D.-A.B. Denison, 1897, Stu- dent Rochester Theological Seminary, 1897-1900, Pastor, First Baptist Church, LeRoy, N. Y., 1900-05, D.D. Franklin Col- lege, 1904, Pastor First Baptist Church, Franklin, 1905-10, Pastor, Hamilton, N. Y., Baptist Church, 1910-14, Student Harvard University, 1914, Professor Homiletics, Colgate Uni- versity, 1914-19, Student University of Chicago, 1918-19, Professor of Biblical Literature, Franklin College, 1919- Claude Carl Spiker, A.M.-A.B. West Virginia University, 1912, Student in Madrid, Spain and Tours, France, summer 1913, Instructor in Latin and French, Glenville Normal School, 1912-13, Instructor Romance Languages, West Vir- ginia University, 1913-15, Fellow University of Chicago, 1915-16, A.M. University of Chicago, 1916, Assistant Pro- fessor of Modern Languages, Delaware State College and Women's College of Delaware, 1916-18, American Expedi- tionary Forces, 1918-19, Director of English Instruction in Cours de Perfectionnement d'Artillerie, Joigny, France, winter of 1918-19, Professor of Romance Languages, Franklin Col- lege, 1919- JohnnEarl Smith, A.M.-A.B. Indiana University, 1912, Instructor Anderson High School, 1912-13, 1914-15, Assistant in Physics, University of Wisconsin, 1913-14, A.M. Univer- sity of Wisconsin, 1915, Instructor in Physics, Kansas' State Agricultural College, 1915-18, Assistant Professor, ibid, 1918- 19, Professor of Physics, Franklin College, 1919- Clifford W. Johnston-Cornell College Conservatory, 1911- 12, Oberlin Conservatory, 1912-14, Redpath Chautauqua, Summer 1913, Private Instruction under MacBurney, Kimbell, Harris, Chicago, 1914-16, Director of Music, Cooper College, 1916-17, Instructor in Voice, Kansas Agricultural College, 1917-19, Private Instruction under Edmund I. Myer of New York, Summer 1918, ibid under Sandor Radanovitz and Wil- liam Lester, Chicago, Summer 1919,-. Director of Music, Professor of Voice, Franklin College, 1919- Claude Carl Spiker, A.M., Sigma Nu X John Earl Smith, A.M. Clifford W. Johnston , . gil THE U AC 7 7 21 ' Dwight Frederick Heath, A.B. Bertha Ann Reuter, A.M. Minnie Brown Bruner Gamma Alpha, Phi Beta Kappa, Kappa Delta Pi Dwight Frederick Heath, A.B.-A.B. University of Illinois, 19165 Graduate work, University of Illinois, 19175 Military Service with Rainbow Division, 1917-193 Instructor of Mathe- matics, A. E. F., University, Beaune, Cote d'Or, France, Associate Professor of Mathematics, Franklin College, Bertha Ann Reuter, A.M.-Ph.B. Des Moines College, 19125 History, Corydon, Iowa High School, 1912-14, English, Oelirein, Iowa, High School, 1914-153 Assistant in History, Iowa State University, 1915-165 A.M. ibid, 1916, Department of History, Mt. Morris College, 1916-173 Instructor of His- tory, North Carolina Normal College, 1917-185 Graduate work, University of Chicago, 1917-195 Assistant Professor of History, Franklin College, 1919- Minnie Brown Bruner-Pupil of the late Victor Williams, Cincinnati, O., Teacher in Kentucky, Advanced work under Newton S. Swift of Boston and Mary J. Wight, a student of Leschitskyg Professor of Piano, Franklin College, 1898- Arthur Joseph Beriault-University of Notre Dame, 19053 Normal Diploma and Artist Degree, Metropolitan School of Music, 19093 Forepaugh Stock Co., 1907, All-Star Stock Co., 19085 Murat Stock Co., 19095 Shakespearean Repertoire tChautauqua toursj, 1909-13, Phidelah Rice School of the Spoken Word, Boston Normal Course, 1913, Department of Expression, Metropolitan School of Music, Indianapolis, 19125 Instructor of Public Speaking, Franklin College, 1917- William Albert Burton-Student Franklin, 1899-1901g Sum- mer work, Valparaiso University, Position in Citizens Na- tional Bank, Frankling Treasurer, Indiana Baptist Convention, 19105 Treasurer, Franklin College, 1909- Elsie May Thurber, A.B.-A.B. Syracuse University, 19183 Registrar, Secretary to the President and Instructor of English, Franklin College, 1919- Arthur joseph Beriault William Albert Burton Elsie May Thurber, A.B. , Sigma Alpha Epsilon Kappa Kappa Gamma .-.3 AF, Y , W E - - , '----W - -Y Y :,- 1-4 QQLFIQMXNKLINP QCOLLEGEQQQ or TH ALMANASC 11 121 V I l i l I , D ' Emma DeWitt Vories, A.B. Mrs. Nellie Wright I Emma DeWitt Vories, A.B.--Instructor in English, Frank- Sparta High School, 1917-195 Graduate Franklin College, l lin Collegeg Graduate Eastern Kentucky State Normal School, 1920- l . - 19145 Assistant Principal Monticello High School, 1914-16: Mrs. Nellie Wright-Stewardess of Dormitoryg Stewardess, Student University of Kentucky, 1916-175 Superintendent of 1915-175 Dormitory Matron, 1917-193 Stewardess, 1919-20. r I l E L l I V45 f, f i Y Y i Ti i W -V 19 FRANKLIN COLLEGE xl Q ' Y ' ' - - - Y -Y r 24 4 College, wardess, I9 20 V 19 THE ALMANACIL E21l RARE AND cUR1oUs Books The words Ubibliomaniacn and ' "bibliophile" express the regard of men for books. Whether the regard . for books is because of the subject r matter, paper, printing or the bind- ing, it matters not, but because of this love or passion for collecting and preserving books and even whole libraries have been saved to the World. , Franklin College Library possesses some rare and curious books because some one in the past has had a pas- sion for books. The library con- tains many volumes that are over a hundred years old, but that does not signify that they are rare. To really - be rare, a book must have some merit, it may be prized as a speci- men of printing, the illustrator's work may be the reason, the expen- sive binding, or the kind of paper used. Books may be absolutely rare, or only-relatively so. Mere age does not make a book rare. The Mentz Psalter, 1457', is the oldest book with date. The Mazarin Bible was printed about 1455. Per- haps the most valuable American , printed book is "The Lawg of the Frances M. Dean, A.M.-A.B. Franklin college, 13951 C I f h ,, A.M. ibid, 18973 Librarian, Franklin College, 1900-C73 As- O ony 0 Massac usetts Bay, sistant Librarian, South Bend, Ind., 19165 Organizer and l.i- brarian, Greenwood, Ind., 1917g Librarian, Franklin College, 1919. The following is a list of some of the rare and curious books in the library: A treatise of the vocations or callings of men,1602. The apologies of Justin Martyr, Tertullian and Minutius, London, 1709. Cudworth, R.-Systema intellectuale, 1732. Rousseau-Emilius, London, 1763. Bates-Harmony of the Divine attributes, Frances M. Dea1z,,A. M. Pi Beta Phi printed at Cambridge in 1648. Andre Rivet-Commentarii in librum secun- dum Mosis qui Exodus, 1634. A complete Christian Dictionary begun by T. Wilson and continued by I. Bagwill, London, 1661. 1771. Hesychii-Lexicon cum variis doctorum vir- ' Boyer-Royal Dictionary CFrench and Eng- orum, 1668. Turrettini-De satisfactione Christi disputa- tiones, 1696. lishj, London, 1786. ' Das Neue Testament, 1787. Aristotelis de poetica liber Graece et Latine, Hebrew Bible, 1705. Q 1794. The library contains many books in Chinese and japanese. One, a Chinese hymn book, another, the Old Testament in Chinese. Another, beautiful in binding, paper and general make-up, is a japanese book-J. S. de Benneville "Tales of the Samurai-Oguri Hangwan Ichidaikif' Another book of merit is 'Selections from W. C. Bryant," printed, illuminated and bound by the author, Fred H. Robinson, once a student of the College. Another, '4Manual of Church History," by T. J. Morgan, alumnus of the Col- lege, printed and illustrated by hand. i The library has the Cincinnati Daily Gazette, giving daily account of the Civil War. . FRANCES M. DEAN. - , -Y - Y -5 -5, V QSXQFRANKLINE COLLEG H1125 f wi R Lf25 i EFLQRANKLE LL 5222 26 Q91 THE ALMANA CK Egg fw T W X Enl r . . 8 movers r c ' QQQFRANKLIN COLLEGEQQQQ 19,'1fHE ALMAN-ACIQl2Q C l THE SENIOR CLASS President, Hallie Hamilton K Vice-President, Florence Merill' l Secretary, Edna Smith i Treasurer, Opal Wright 5 Historian, Emma Lou Vories Poet, William Earl Campbell l I 5 l Hallie Hamilton I Class President l 1 1 I , fi'-1 5 l V i l N l Y i l x5 osx- l 271'-if l l ADVERTISEMENT T STOP, Gentle Reader, LOOK at this bee-oo-ti-fully told history of Franklin's Tenth Legion, and LISTEN to the remarkable offer we make-to make money? Ah, no-TOINTRODUCE l THESE REMARKABLE BOOKS TO AN EAGER PUBLIC! These beautifully bound volumes will costayou the small sum of 33.75 Cpersonal checks accepted if certiiied by a FEDERAL BANKD. 16 RANKLIN COLLEGE ' Q TH ALMANACIL 21 THE HISTORY OF FRANKLIN S TENTH LEGION THE CLASS OF 1 0 INTRODUCTION Thxs hlstory IS d1x1ded 1nto three parts Anclent Medleval and Modern The ADCIBDL per1od g1ves the hlstory of the class from September, 1915, to June, 1917, and lncludes all folk tales and legends Though these do not stand the test of h1gher cr1t1c1sm,' they make an atmospherlc back ground upon wh1ch the real h1story of the Leglon 15 based The Medleval HISLOIY covers the per1od from September 1911, to june 1919 The followlng blbllography IS respectfully submltted The 1919 Almanack, ed1ted largely by members of the 1920 class and The 20 Nack ed1ted by Class of 1920 The Modern per1od begms Wlth September, 1919, and ends w1th the present Reahzmg that 1t IS dlffrcult to present an accurate account of hlstory In the makmg the author presents these volumes w1th the request that suspended Judgment be EXCTCISCG rn all ca es of seem1ng contrad1ct1on For SCIVICCS rendered ln preservlng the valued 'documents, the 1919 and 1920 Nacks he author makes acknowledgment to the 1' C Off1C6 Force For proofreadmg and valued cr1t1c1sm the author makes acknowledgment to her slster, Iantha V McDanell CS1 nedj EMMA DEWITT Voknzs VOL ONE Anc1ent H1St0Yy, 191: 16 It IS sa1d that when Frankl1ns Tenth Leglon entered the ranks the three gleatest leaders 1n Colle e Mary LCWIS Hugh Lowery and Hallie Hamllton speedlly allled themselves wrth the C 7 new le lon and asslsted IH makln the band of newcomers a force felt 1n all college act1v1t1es lhe footbai team IS descrxbed by recolflnters of Frankl n Folklore as be1ng the f1rst bunch of real muscle h h P l Fox ID the hlstory of the 1nst1tut1on It IS bel1eved that Hallle and Hugh, toget er w1t au worthy, were on the team Th1s man called Foxey, was sa1d to have been manager of basket ball and that the above named men were on the team Bruce entered the Dramat1c Club lt IS d d l ft Foae to keep the base ball team go1ng Evelyn Duncan IS sa1d to have devoted Sal an e y much t1me to an organ1zat1on known as the Volunteers Through the shlftlessness of contempo G ld B n Dave rar1es the act1v1t1es of Mary Beard Ellzabeth Banaham, Ora Beerbower, era ran1ga Bunnell, Ewart Kllley and Edna Smlth were lost, but fragmentary tales from soclal, rel1g1ous and h l oncernmg the valued work done by these worthy members of the Tenth Leg1on are ot er c1rc es c handed down to us All legends agree that Franklln grew much durmg th1s per1od VOL TWO Anclent HISLOIY, 1916 17 CCont1nuedJ Thls year IS sa1d to have opened wlth Hall1e 1n charge of Athletics, Dave managlng the Soph omores, and Foxey countlng penn1es for the junxors, wh1le Ped Huffman flled b1lls and s1gned checks for the Sophomores There are many confl1ct1ng legends concermng the pres1dency ot Yandell Clme, but all agree that he made a surpr1s1ng speeth upon hls 1naugurat1on and that Flor ence Merrlll d1d much to asslst 1n manag1ng the green army Bowen IS belleved to have been the man who took charge of the football squad composed of Hallle, Hugh, and a man named Mutt" or Smut Qstor1es do not agreej Hugh Lowery IS Sald to have taken charge of the basket ball out I-It and to have tralned Bowen, Beerbower and Hall1e unt1l they could WIDE up the Hoor wxth Butler Mutt and one called Potato Campbell also played on the team, so the legend goes, and were looked upon as valuable mater1al m any basket ball team Some legends ment1on Bowen as tramer for the track army, whlch lncluded Foxey, Hamnton and Hugh Webster, IS sa1d to have been a strong band before the tlme of the Tenth Leg1on but th1s company added to lt some of the strongest mater1al of 1tS career The le end contalns the names of Bertha Caffyn, Opal Wr1ght, Maud Humphreys, Inez Owen, Helen Glessner and someone called Ped or Peddle The out standlng names 1n an old legend concernmg The Independent Lrterary SOCICLY7, are Edlth Crlbbs Maryorle Owens, Ora Beerbower and Leshe Carson Agnes Whlte represented the Tenth Leg1on 1n the Y W Cab1net, wh1le Beerbower, Lowery and Bowen were connected w1th the Y M It 15 sa1d that the Dramat1c Club needed some good mater1al, so drafted Mary Beard Halhe HHm1lt0H and Dave Bunnell The Proh1b1t1on League, a club about whlch we know l1ttle, and wh1ch had some l1ttle understood motlve, 1S sa1d to have done a great SCIVICC for Franklln under the leader sh1p of Bruce The Franklm IS sa1d to have been rather weak xn those days unt1l Yandell Cllne Slnce that t1me the Franklm has been the college paper prxnted and read Bruce, Hallle and Foxey d1d what they could to lmprove upon the old Nacks but custom was stronger than more sc1ent1ic methods, so much of thelr careful work was not allowed to make 1ts bow to the publlc So ends the AHC1CHt per1od wlth 1ts fragmentary tales and legends VOL THREE Medleval H1stor5 1911 18 1 ht t k charge of the Tenth Leg1on IIS members were ordered 1nto varlous when Opa Wrlb O0 t work The prlvate Journal kept by Opal IS most ln d d to do much construc lve tleifeslffheg arOneT1 eantiy says Today I sent Agnes Whlte to present my compllments to Mutt Ped .Ng QKFRA KLIN COLLEGE 25 , ,- - I Y - I' an . 1 17 , - 92 . , ' 1 - 0 . - H .U . . . , , - . og. . . , , R ' H a . 1 Q 1 1 1 - . U '7 ' LK 11 ' 1 1 . Q , , , o- . . on . . . , , , . - I 9 an 0, 11 5 . U . . - , . . , 4 ,, -L 1 Y ' or 1. . 1 . 0' I I 7 U . g '-', I ' , . . Y . , I . I h , . u , U -w . . 04. . . Y. U . . . . ,., 1 o' ' 14 77 ' ' ' 1 I I 7 Y 0. ' . . on . . I . - 1 1 . 1 . . . cr . U . U . on . . . . . of . . . , . . . . U . , - , . . . . U l . . ' ' Ac li 71 ' 0- ' ' q ,, , 1 v o 1 cc 11 1 , , Y . .1 U . . J- , U. . . 1 G . . ' g f sc 77 as 17 - . - ' G Ll 7 . . ' , - U ' ' 1 U . . . U - A - - . - 7 I ' 1 ' ' ' ' 0' . . . , 7 - . ' 1 'U . : cz U 7 , I if c I ll. I ll ltr HU is MQ' l l in we l 5 il xl l'l lYR lil lf lf , . I l ' 1 sh Ill l ll ll .1 I fl lf l . 1 l l l l. 1 lp E 15 l K 1 5 19' , 19 YTI-IE ALMANA in Mose and Potato for their brave actions in the last encounter with Butler on the football field." An . cc ' other entry runs. I shall decorate Agnes for her efficient work as a Y W official Yandell fi . . . an Ped, as Y. M. workers, need honorable mention at the next meeting of the Legion " Th P ' . e er1cle- sian Society boasted membership of Clinton Wainscott, Opal, Ped, Yandell, Dave, Mary B Edith A n M ' ' ' ' ' ' , g es, arjorle and Royce Kinnrck. The Dramatic Club gave a most interesting perform- ance, while Mary B., Opal, Florence, Mutt and Dave were facing the footllights. Webster contin- ued growing with such excellent material as Ralph Thurston Lavina Schlink , er, Joseph McClure, Evelyn, Bertha, Opal, Maud and Inez. The Scientific Association made itself felt largely through th h ' I ' e researc, es made by Clinton W. In real dress suits, Royce and Charles Farmer appeared on the Men's Glee Club programs, while Evelyn, Inez, Agnes and Elsie Ensley toned down the harsher voices in the Glee Club for Girls The Student Council was guided alon st h , V . g ony pat s by Mutt and Leslie Carson, while Inez did what she could to still the canttinj raids in the dorm Royce made l'ttl ' ' a 1 e more noise in the college band while Mutt's sister, Marian, Ped and Yandell struggled along with the Franklin. Evelyn was busy as usual with the new Volunteers A few memb f . ers o the Tenth Legion nursed flu patients and rolled bandages and knitted sweaters here, while the follow- ing-as given by the reliable Nack Staff-were in service for Uncle Sam: Bruce, Infantry France, ug L., Aviation, France, Foxey, Marines, F loridag I-Iallie, Base Hospital, France, and Ped, Avia- tion, Texas. ' voL. FOUR-Medieval, 1918-19 qconfinuedp In football, Mutt, Yandell and Charles were the usual leaders while the basketball t , eam was kept to its usual strength by Hugh and Potato. Base ball was stronger than for years, with the tireless fighting of Pruitt, Mutt and that peppery Irish Potato. The star runners for the year were Mutt, Yand ll d R ' ' ' ' e an ed. The champs in Girls Basket Ball were these' representing the Tenth Le- gion: Opal, Maud, Agnes, Ruth, Edith, Elsie and Esther Coons. Two swimming prizes were hung up in the barracks of the Tenth Legion and were owned by Florence Merrill and Betty Branham. ' The Y. W. Cabinet worked wonders for the student body with Ruth, Helen, Inez and Agnes as hard workers. The tin cans were guarded by the following sober and law-abiding persons: Helen, Elsie, Ruth, Opal and Bertha. The Franklin had continued to grow and now boasted the follow- ing as members of its staff: Florence, Ralph, Opal and the tireless and talented Yandell fthe latter was the most important member of the Press Clubl. Ralph, Bertha, Ruth McDaniel and Inez were faithful members of Webster. Kinnick and Red sang in the Glee Club, while Inez was a val- ued member of the' Octette. Opal, Red, Florence, Mutt, Yandell and Agnes assisted in Dramatic Club activities, putting on several excellent programs. The Tenth Legion served Franklin further through the work of Yandell and Ralph in the "Post War Y," while Inez, Ralph, Evelyn and Joe kept interest at a high pitch in the Volunteer Band. Edith, Ruth, Ralph and Agnes assisted in Scientific Research, while the Language Association was organized and kept active largely through the diligent work of Royce, Marjorie, Evelyn, Bertha and Florence. The Student Council did everything possible for Franklin with Ralph, Ruth, Joe and Agnes, officials. I VOL. FIVE-Modern, 1919-20 The last ruling days of any great man or any great body are usually the most interesting, and so it is with the last ruling days of The Tenth Legion. In the minds of some, we are a doomed body-doomed to oblivion after June 10th, when we pack our war implements and break camp. These people pity and support us. In the minds of others we are almost-dethroned tyrants- tyrants whose reign ends after June 10th, when we surrender the emblems of our authority Ccol- lege Belfry Key and Seats in Chapelj. These people scorn and attack us. In the face of such pity and scorning, we, Franklin's Tenth Legion, go serenely on our way as the mighty ocean steamer plows through wreckage in the sea. When Hallie, our president, called the roll, he found Mary Beard had returned from her ranch in - , Betty Branham from her home in Illinois, Eunice Snearley from Purdue University, and one or two from service under the flag to re-enter the ranks of the Legion. He learned that so far had the fame of the Legion traveled, Mary Huckle- berry had journeyed from Colorado and Emma DeWitt Vories from Kentucky in order that their names might be entered upon the Roll Book of this famous Tenth Legion. Florence was selected as Vice-President and soon became acting president, as the State needed some Tenth Legion ma- terial in the school room. Opal was made Treasurer, but soon surrendered the class funds and bills to Mabel Hanna, Secretary, and took her place in the school room until commencement time. Modern History-the history being made now, can be studied by turning to any organization in this Almanack CBenjamin never spoke a greater truthj, as the Tenth Legion is a vital part of all college activities. The only thing which it asks permission to boast is the lack of class littleness and its only request is that it be looked upon as good and faithful material for Franklin Alumni Activities. . 21 FRA KLIN CGLLEGE ,B 30 Fl . 21 Bruce L Bowen Rossville, Ind.-Football C15 C25 C35 C45 University C355 Y. W. C. A.. Cabinet C455 Student Volun- S' x QPMT E A A PACK- BQ l '--1-? l Gerald F Branigin Franklin, Ind. Bruce L.' Bowen, Rossville, Ind. Mary Beard, Douglas, Wyoming . , Rossvllle High School, '14 Clark Township High School Franklin High School Pi Beta Phi Phi Delta Theta V Captain C355 Basket Ball C35 C455 Wigs and Queues C35 C455 Y. M. C. A Cabinet C255 Track C15 C25 C35 Captain- C355 Student Council Executive Board C355 Major-English. Mary Beard, Douglas, Wyoming-Y. W. C. A. Captain Girls Basket Ball Team C15 C255 Dramatic Club C25 C35 C455 Major-Psychology and Education. teer C455 Pre-Medic Association C455 Major-Biology. David J. Bunnell, Rushville, Ind.-Dramatic Club C25 C35 President C455 Class President C255 Periclesian Literary Society C355 Editor-in-Chief Annual C355 Language Associa- tion C455 Major-History. - Bertha Caffyn, Indianapolis-Butler College C155 Iota Psi Y W C A Webster President C45' Dormitory Council Gerald F. Branigin, Franklin, Ind.-Debating Club C455 Nug .... 1 , y Ofatoflcal Soclety C423 MaJ0f'Mathemat1C5' C455 Vice-President Dormitory C455 Y. W. C. A.- Cabinet Mildred Byers, Franklin, Ind.-Girls Basket Ball Team C455 Secretary junior Class C355 Language Association C455 C15 C255 Girls Glee Club C155 C255 Octette C255 Stetson Major-French5 Minor--English. Mildred Byers, Franklin, Ind. David I. Bunnell, Rushville, Ind. Bertha Caffyn, Indianapolis ' Franklin High School Ellwood High School Manual High School Pi Beta Phi Sigma Alpha Epsilon Iota Psi Nu -111.1- noir titer ra Ce iris 5357325 , fl. W ex, . .A - Y --7 N1 .if Av' 'T ff-f f 'T J'-J' Ts- -ef N-Y -......ui1 ,--fx i william Earl Campbell, Franklin, Ind. Ruth M. Cook, Acton, Ind. Leslie Carson, Franklin, Ind. Clark Township High School Acton High School Fulton High School Sigma Alpha Epsilon Pi Beta Phi William Earl Campbell, Franklin, Ind.-Football C15 C25 Esther Coons Franklin Ind Y C453 Captain-Elect C353 Basket Ball C25 C35 C45 Captain C45 Base Ball C1 3 5 C25 C35 C45 Captain C353 Track C25 C35 C453 Dramatic Club C453 Major--History. Ruth M. Cook, Acton, Ind.-Class Vice-President C353 Y. W. C. A. Cabinet C35 C453 Scientific Association C25 C35 C453 Almanack Staff C353 Student Council Executive Board C353 Captain Girls Basket Ball C25 C35 C453 Dormitory Council C35 C453 Language Association C453 Major-English. Leslie Carson, Franklin, Ind.-President Independent Lit- Werary Society C153 President Periclesian Literary Society C253 'History Assistant C353 Student Executive Board C353 Football Manager C453 Y. M. C. A Cabinet C45' Presid t C , , .- . W. C. A. Girls Basket Team C15 C25 C353 Language Association C453 Major-Gen man. Yandell C. Cline, Columbus, Ind.-Class President C153 Franklin Staff C15 C25 C353 Editor-in-,Chief Almanack C355 Editor-in-Ghief Franklin C453 President Press Club C35 C453 Y. M. C. A Cabinet C25 C353 Language Assojation C453 President Student Council C453 Major-English. Edith Cribbs, Shelbyville, Ind.-Independent Literary So- ciety C15g Periclesian Literary Society C253 Class Secretary C253 Secretary Commoners C45' Scientific Associat' C , 'on '53 Y. . , en om- W. C. A. Cabinet C453 Girls Basket Ball Team C455 Major- moners C453 Major--History. Mathematics. ' Esther Coons, Franklin, Ind. Yaudell C. Cline, Columbus, Ind. .L Edith -Cribbs, Shelbyville, Ind. Franklin High School Columbus High School Shelbyville High School ' E Phi Delta Theta 21 . 7, L . - - - YL. . ' Y fi-1 45-, . 4 f- . af' 'H - 32 - -JF.,-vw., ,, . My- ..... .LAW .V Y-...VV .Y.Y.Y . .L WL-, v 1 ' gala? A MANA Zag l Evelyn Dunkin Kokomo Ind Charleg Farmer Fra,-,klm Ind Elsie Ensley Edinburg Ind Galveston High School Franklin High School Edinburg High School Sigma Alpha Epsilon P1 Beta Phi erary Society Girls Glee Club C35 Student Volunteer Language Association C45 Major English Major English Helen Glessner Theodore Ala Y W C A Treasurer C35 et A Evelyn Dunkin,.Kokomo, Ind.-Y. W. C. A. Webster Lit- Track C25 C355 Base Ball C25 C355 Annual Board C355 Charles Farmer, Franklin, Ind Mens Glee Club C25 C35, Dramatic Club C25 C35 C455 Track C25 C35 C455 Major- English. Elsie Ensley, Edinburg, Ind.-Glee Club C255 Girls Basket Ball Team C25 C35 C455 Dormitory Council C355 Secretary of House C455 English Assistant C455 Y. M. C. A. Cabinet C35 C455 Major-English. Paul Foxworthy, Edinburg, Ind.-Indiana University C155 Franklin College CZ5 C35 C455 Basket Ball Manager C255 C45, Scientific Association C35 C45, Vice President C35, Pres ident of House C455 Major-Chemistry. Hallie L. Hamilton, Yeoman, Ind.-President Senior Class C455 Member of Track Team C15 C25 C355 Wigs and Queues C15 C25 C35 C455 Franklin Board C255 Yell Leader C15 C255 Business Manager of the 1918 Almanack C355 Class Athletic Manager C25 C355 Football C35 C455 Basket Ball C15 C25 C35 C455 Member of the Debating Club C455 Major-Mathe- matics. Paul Foxworthy, Edinburg, Ind. Helen Glessner, Theodore, Ala. Hallie L. Hamilton, Yeoman, Ind. Edinburg High School Shelbyville High School , Phi Delta Theta Sigma Alpha Epsilon Pi Beta Phi Ei FPANKLIN Conrsrerisre 'QZZ -L -,--..-5- 4 55 jj , X ar. ie sf -C 33 QMANAQ la gag Ewart Killy, Crothersville, Ind. Mar H kl y uc eberry, Denver, Colo. Clarence Royce Kinnick, South ot I d Crothersville High School P' ' ,Ewart Killy, Crothersville, Ind.-Debating Club C35 C455 'Commoners C45 5" Major-History. Mary Huckleberry, Denver Colo -Simmons'Colle e Ab x ' g 1 E' 'lene, Texas C155 Colorado Women's College5 Denver, Colo. C25 C35' Franklin College C45 Se t f 5, 5 cre ary o House C455 Major-History. ' ' Clarence Royce Kinnick, Southport, Ind.-Men's Glee Club C25 C355 College Band C25 C355 Basket Ball Manager C355 Annual Staff C355 Y. M. C. A., Webster' Literary Society, Quartette C35 C455 Major-Latin. ' Roxie Maude Humphreys Linton Ind Y W C D,1' i , - 1 Beta Phi Southport High School - n Kappa Delta ,Rho C35 C455 Student Council Executive Board C455 Dormitory Treasurer C455 Dormitory House Committee C455 Scientific Association C455 Biology Assistant C455 Major-Biology. Pleasant Huffman Franklin Ind Y M , , .- . .C. A. Track C155 Class Treasurer C255 Webster Literary Society C15' Peri clesian Liter S ' ary ociety C255 Franklin Business Manager C355 Annual Business Manager C355 Assistant Business Manager C355 Business Manager Dramatic Club C455 Business Mana- ger Men's Glee Club C455 Language Association C455 Mana- ger College Photo-Play Series C455 Major-English. , , .- . . .VA. Cab- V Mabel Hanna, Worthington, Ind.4Y. W. C. A. Student inet C455 Webster Literary Societyg Girls Basket Ball Team VolunteersyC25 C35 C455 Commoners C455 Major-French. 'Roxie Maude Humphreys, Linton, Ind. Pleasant Huffman, Franklin, Ind. Mabel Hanna, Worthington, Ind. Linton High School Franklin High School Worthington High School Phi Delta Theta I l QCSEC RA mi relay gal THE ALJMEJLXNACK, E25 Mary Lewis, Seymour, Ind. Hugh Lowry, Cutler, Ind. Ruth McDaniel, Brownsburg, Ind. Shields High School Cutler High School Brownsburg High School . Iota Psi Nu Sigma Alpha Epsilon Iota Psi Nu Mary Lewis-Franklin Staff C135 State Normal C235 Web- 5, Florence Merrill, Franklin, Ind.-Class Vice-President C13 ster Literary Society5 Girls' Glee Club C435 Dormitory Execu- KC435 Franklin Staff' C23 C335 Dramatic Club C23 C33 C435 tive Committee C435 Girls' Basket Ball Team C435 Language Scientific Association C33 C435 Y. W. C. A. Cabinet C435 Association C435 Major-English. Bi?logyhAssis1Eant C435- Major-Biology. ' Hugh Lowry, Cutler, Ind.-Football CD C25 C33 Captain- - osep ,Mc lure, Princeton, Ind.-Student Councll Execu: Elect: Basket Ball up UD C39 C45 Captain C373 Trackuczj tive Board C33, Business Manager Almanack C33, Webster, -Student Volunteerg Major-History. Inez Alta Owen, Granite City, Ill.-Webster Literary So- cietyg Girls' Octette C23 C335- Class Historian C135 Student C335 President .of Y. M. .C. A. .C33 C435 Y. M.,C. A. Cabi- net C-235 Major-History. ' Ruth McDaniel, Brownsburg, Ind.-Y. W. C. A.5 Websterg Volunteersg Y. W. C. A. Cabinet5 Pianist for College Orchestra Major-English. I , and Chorus5 Pan Hellenic Representativeg Major+English. Florence Merrill, Franklin, Ind. Joseph McClure, Princeton, Ind. Inez Alta Owen, Granite City, Ill. Franklin High School Princeton High School, '15 I , Iota Psi Nu Delta Delta Delta Oakland City College Kappa Delta Rho . Qi, Faamaarqy comma Gage? ff a to m Q uote 5 got. I I Lavina Schlenker, Gaston, Ind. William Gerald Ross, Southport, Ind. Edna Smith, Seymour, Ind. Iota Psi Nu Sigma Alpha Epsilon Shields High School Iota Psi Nu Lavina Schlenker, Gaston, Ind.-Student CouncilrExecutive, I Marian Ross, Southport, Ind.-Franklin Staff C15' C25 C455 Board, Webster Literary.Societyg Language,Association C45 gff' Dramatic Club C455 Class Basket Ball Team C15 C25 C455 Indiana University C355 Major--French. Language Association C455 Student Council Executive Board William Gerald Ross, Southport, Ind.-Basket Boll up 4475 Vice-PfQSident 0f,PfeSsC1Ub.f'D: House TfeHS11fefC4P: 623 2333 cgbbiargtaiqx-1Dc2Jrrc3J: Base Bsaudczb GJ c4DgE1:o0t, House Commlttee C45, MHJOY-EHgl1Sh. al 1 2 3 4? 'mis 4399 tu EMCOUHG1 Xecu' M c Pruitt Edinburg Irrtl Basket Ball qcrt ' - - . - . - . - , , -- Dial? 625, Qfliggfgd my Y- M- C' A- Dramatic Club C39 C471 Malo' Football C15' C25 C45g Basket Ball C355 Y. M. C. Af Major ' -H't . Edna Smith, Seymour, Ind.--Salem College, North Caro- IS my lina C35g Webster, Y. W. C. A. 3 Indianapolis Conservatory of Marjorie F. Owens, Franklin, Ind.--Independent Literary Musicg Lake Forest Conference, Class Secretary C453 Princi-. Society C15g Periclesian Literary Society C255 Commoners pal Pulaski High School C453 Major-English. C453 Language Association C35 C45g Major-English. Marian Ross, Southport, Ind. M. C. Pruitt, Edinburg, Ind. Marjorie F. Owens, Franklin, Ind. Delta Delta Delta Edinburg High School Phi Delta Theta l V A - -Y :, Y , , ' 4EB--N' ...N 5 gal e! A, pg Ralph H. Thurston, Summitville, Ind. Merit Mercedes Townsend, Franklin, Ind. Clinton S. Wainscott, Peru, Ind. Kappa Delta Rho Peru High School Ralph H. Thurston, Summitville, Ind.-Y. M. C. A. Cabinet C23 C33 C435 Scientific Association C43 Student Council Ex- ecutive Board C335 Franklin Board C335 Almanack Staff for Class 'ZO5 Press Club5 Webster Literary Society5 Major- Chemistry. Merit Mercedes Townsend, Franklin, Ind.-Commoners C435 Girls' Basket Ball C435 Y. W. C. A.5 Major-History. Clinton S. Wainscott, Peru, Ind.-Culver Military Insti- tute5 Class Historian C135 Periclesian C235 Indiana Univer- sity ,C335 Scientific Association C435 Major-Chemistry. Agnes White, South Bend, Ind.-Vice-President Debating Club5 Y. W. C. A. Cabinet C13 C23 C33 C435 Vice-President of Y. W. C. A. C435 Vice-President of Class C235 Member of Girls' Glee Club C235 Delegate to the Lak-e Geneva Confer- ence C235 Pan Hellenic Representative C33 C435 Secretary and Treasurer of Pan Hellenic C33 C435 Assistant Editor of the f Phi Delta 'Theta Annual C335 Dramatic Club C33 C435 Secretary and Treasurer of Dramatic Club C33 C435 Scientific Association C33 C435 Secretary and Treasurer of Scientific Associaion C435 Manager of College Book Store C33 C435 Periclesian C335 Secretary Student Council C335 Girls' Basket Ball Team C335 Execu- tive Committee of the Dormitory C435 President of the Dor- mitory C435 Major-English. Warren W. Winchester, Franklin, Ind.-Commoners C435 Debating Society C235 Scientific Association C435 American Chemical Society C33 C435 Track C135 Glee Club C435 Peri- clesian Literary Society C235 Choral Society C435 Chemistry Assistant C435 Major-Chemistry. Opal Wright, Franklin, Ind.-Y. W. C. A.5 Class President C235 Periclesian C235 Dramatic Club C23 C33 C435 Franklin Staff C335 Pan Hellenic Representative C33 C435 President Pan Hellenic C435 Major-English. 1 Agnes White, South Bend, Ind. Warren W. Winchester, Franklin, Ind. Opal Wright, Franklin, Ind. . Delta Delta Delta Shortridge High School, Indianapolis, Ind. Pi Beta Phi Q V 4 C MC C CC n C if C C it F NKMN Ccosiroioiacei f get A5615 pg t .Y .. ...fw --...V.. . , -.- Emma DeWitt Vories, Sparta, Ky. Emma DeWitt Vories, Sparta, Ky.-Teacher in the English Department: Language Association C435 Chorus C435 Dormi- tory Executive Board C435 Member of Almanack Art Staff C435 Girls' Basket Ball Team C435 Major-English. It is with sincere regret that the Annual goes to press with- out the pictures of Elizabeth Branham and Eunice Snearly, Both have done much for Franklin College, and this book would be incomplete without recognition of their value. Elizabeth Branham, Hufsfmviile' 111 3 , . Eunice Snearly, Acton, Ind. Hutsonville Township High School r Gilead High School Pi Beta Phi Kappa Kappa Gamma .Elizabeth Branham, Hutsonville, Ill.--Y. W. C. A.g Class Eunice Snearly, Acton, Ind.-Y. W. C. A., Webster Llt- Historian C335 Dormitory Executive Committee C43, Y. W. erary Societyg Franklin Staff C23. C33g Annual Staff C335 C. A. Cabinet C43, Language Association C43j Major-English. English Assistant C335 Purdue University hrst semester C433 Chorus C43 3 Major-English. D . Q i? Q LEG EQCLZZI, Z l ll I I A x Q, Q61 J J CQ? F7 ,LA KX Q 'P I X ou 1 as es b T , ' a osu oovuo 1' 0 "GJ X, - 5 gmhmwQfwmmANAWK E1 Qmwr B 1 M Q mf- M h Off' 3 wld l Ps ,QED I I Y Q X .l..- fg V J P A ff QX A +ffove,,,.e I ? GMEQANKQNGQLMMNQWQ L-:NG R V J 39. Q13 Rf 7 x Q9 THE ALM.L7NA'c1c 89 . THE JUNIOR CLASS CLASS OFFICERS President, Willie Kingsolver Vice-President, Naomi Mullendore Secretary, Norma Merrill Treasurer, Ora Beerbower l Willie Kingsolver . Class President JUNIOR CLASS HISTORY . Three years ago, one hundred and six Freshmen 'crossed the campus and entered the doo f rs o ranklin College. They were assigned the seats farthest from the north side of chapel, where at- tention is paid to quantity, and it was generally supposed that nothing unusual would come from this 'funwashedn crowd. The class election, however, proved that there was pep a-plenty and from that moment, early in the first. year, the class of nineteen twenty-one has been a leading factor in the institution and its doings. 'Athletically speaking, the first year was a tremendous suc- cess. Four Freshmen men received football letters, the class was well represented on the basket ball squad, and four Freshmen tracksters annexed honors for their work on the cinders. The co-ed basket ball and swimming titles went to representatives of the yearlings. . The fall of nineteen eighteen saw this class n t 't , o , qui e as strong in numbers, enter every field' of colle e t' 't ' ' ' g ac 1V1 y. Scholastic contests, athletlcs, Wigs and Queues, Franklin Staff, Press Club, Scientific Association, Y. M. C. A., Y. W. C. A., and other organizations felt the strong influence of the Sophomores. The biggest class scrap in many years was staged between the Sophomores and the Freshmen. Although out-numbered four to one, the Sophsgrode through in good shape. , So the third year finds the class of twenty-one in everything that goes on about the campus, except Faculty meetings. Politicsxhave been added to the long list of activities, and with the com- ing electi 'll l ' ' A on wi p ay a large part ln the life of the student. One of the lasting contributions of the Junior Class is presented in the form of this book, which we know you will thoroughly enjoy. 22629 19 FR N LINCQLLEGEJEQ get ie MANAQ pg Harry Bailey Helen Bailey Frank Beck Harr Baile One of our romisin oun ministers in the An all-around good sport with lots of pep and yards of smile, Y Y'- D 8 Y 8 "B" line is "Jack" Bailey. To the young and unsophisti- cated he may seem quite portly and dignified, but-"You'd Be Surprised." Helen Bailey-f'Bill" is one of those folks with an abun- dance of enthusiasm so rare around Franklin Cwhich reminds us of what we hear about "the good old days"D. There isn't much "Bill" can't dog some of her undiscovered Cto the pub- licj arts are the ability to bring down A's Cwhether by wiles or by worldly wisdom we know notb, and her musical talent. Frank Beck-A quiet and reserved young gentleman who hails from the "tall cedars of Lebanon, is "Frank Abner." He does not talk much and say little, "even as you and I" sometimes, but perhaps thinks some of those proverbial "long, long thoughtsf, Cheer up, Abner, you'll find her some day! so real that you truly would never guess the bitter truth- that he, too, has fallen into the matrimonial snare. Theodocia Beasley-"Tibby" has a finger in every pie in school and, furthermore, this said finger is a most efficient, trustworthy one. No organization could hope to other than close its doors and put down the blind and hand up a "tolet" sign if she should desert. She is a saxophone tutor of fame, also.l HerFplaci5 in! school is just following the first verse of "Hai to ran in. ' Gilbert Best-One of the most prominent "scholars in schule" was Gilbert P. Best. He has long since wandered from the fold, however, to seek a place in the world of ex- perience where possibly there may be something yet to learn. And so now "Besty" is making his way among men Cand Ora Beerbower-'fBeebe" is J. Beecher's right-hand man. othcrsj. ' . Ora Beerbower Theodocia Beasley 4 Gilbert Best gif RANLKLIN opiate G 41 g et Q lmvamxxefnwwmxa., . E Harry Bitter Esther Brown dll-llarry Bitter-Ranged among 'Arry's numerous likes and isi es Cgentle reader may interpretj, are his farm in the fer- tile helds of Brown County, his best girl, his benzine wagon and his baseball bat. His enthusiastic approval of this year's baseball ,schedule is well known. .Esther Brown-"Somehow, somewhere, sometime" Grace Es- ther will flnd her niche in the world in a library of her own, where she will reign just and supreme, and whereoccasion will never present itself for long, continued silence. George Cady-Cady is one of the powers in our school. Con- sidering that he makes no bid for popularity, his success along this line is astonishing. Cady can't be bothered with the women tho Csuch wasteJ he,s too busy answering the nu- merous contest announcements in "Life," Myra Carter W. Gordon ,, George Cady Myra Carter-A loyal member of that famous scholastic or- ganization of doubtful character-the B, T. U.-is Myra. Not- withstanding this affiliatipn, she is a girl of recognized sterling qualities, and may find her way to foreign mission fields. Then Mr. Burton will be left alone to guard the riches of F kl' ran in College. W. Gordon Clevenger-"Doc" may be an old stand-by in the "ology" department, but his worth unhappily is hardly so much appreciated a few flights below. Perhaps there he doesn't waste any "sweetness on the desert air." Helen Constable-"Connie" is scarcely a Ushrinking violet" t e 'c h h ' yp ause s e as too much pep to be dubbed modest in the days when she leads the Metropolitical Company, it will be of historic interest to note that she made her debut in Franklin Collegwin a red middy. Clevenger Helen Constable rite N tr roraae mag EQ TH fXLlNI N lm ,,, N elle Davls NIHUYICC Flelds Letha Nelle Davrs Welle rs a fme grrl but she does hke food A leadmg spxrrt rn all proposed ' dorm ' feasts the krtchen foroe has found rt necessary to guard the cookre and Jam Jars care fully Men arent rn Nelle's lme as a rule, wrth all due respect to the man she left behmd " Maurice Frelds 'Hernre rs one man around our College who attends all class electrons Therefore let us venture to prophesy a glorrous future for hrm as a polrtrcran but Re member Don Robertsl' 'Hexme' holds the purse strmgs of S A E rn a most capable manner never d penny strays from the fold Letha Debard The lxbrary IS Letha's hangout The trme t there IS probably consumed m letter wrrtmg, not to not spen the general but to the partrcular CTh1s IS a mere rnference of the Edrtor s but nevertheless logrcal note the pm? Davld Forsyth Dorothy Deer J Debard Davrd Forsyth A woman hater rs Dave' Forsyth a rare mstrtutron Perhaps the reason for rt rs hrs SD well known and often heard love of talkmg She IS a bug artlst Yet rt IS sard that her strong rrval that IS makmg a speed record to beat therr tlme Thxs rrval 15 a certain masterplece of tm named Henry John Fornwald 'Forny's" 'looks" are agamst hrm, poor oy One naturally wonders where the loose screw rs when A ll Belvxdere walks among us The mooted questlon of po o the hour rs whether Forny IS strll engaged or whatherl Ee 1 e has been Introduced to the gate door dltch etc e you Forney are hoplng for the best Dorothy Deer favorltes have a ohn Fornwald ,Ss Qty , A217 ,V -V4 ,, I g , K f V , K J J ! , f -uf' i A' i J- Vi .,,4 4 ,L W, K ,L ' l E l l A l --...-We l . -L . . y . . , -- - 1 , H , ,- ' ' ' ' 1 , - ' 1 ecimen in this ' ' ' . ' . ' ' ' 7 1 . n 4 - - -Y - ' ' U . ' ' - . . . . . . . 1-K . . H . ' . . . ' . ' ' ' ' ' 11 - If Y, ' , I . . , ,f '- . ' 8 ' . ' 1 ' Y Q it I . . ' . . fl . V b ' . . I l . Y I . D . . . . y , . , n 1 . ' 7 ' 1- ' K5 7, ' , ' , 7 ' ,...i-i 'K il X , l.-I n 2 '..,-...1... a........ ,.. -. . M.. ,......-.. - -,..- :ammun-.....i.,,, Roscoe Freeman Helen 'Fuller John Grinstead Roscoe Freeman-"Ros" has the reputation of being the William Kingsolver-"Kings" is one of the few men in most accomplished "hand-shaker" in school. His time just school handsome enough or sufiiciently clever to have "wooed now is divided between electioneering and gallantly escorting and won." He is one of our two four-letter men in school. the various ladies who ride horseback. He will be a valuable The Indianapolis Star keeps his name set in permanent type asset to the Democrats in the Republican national convention to save time. this spring. Helen Fuller-Helen is one of the heavyweights among the Grace McArthur-"Mac" is a mainstay on the champion Commoners. It is rumored that occasionally she cuts Hcam- Junior basket-misser team. Without her the Juniors could pustry" to attend prosaic classes of Bill Shakespeare and "Old Man Sike." John Grinstead--Someone had a sense of the appropos when Grin -t d f ' ' ' s ea ound his name. He is blessed with the where- withal to manifest his disposition, too. Even the enviable position of pedagogue could not keep him from Frankl' C l- hardly have conquered the enemy so easily. Her th ' o er inter- ests include tennis and chemistry, personal and impersonal. Wayne Holeman-All hail to thee, honored president of the Commoners! Wayne has a case and a car, or perhaps more I . - . in o ogically a car and a case. The above-mentioned case does lege. not refer to his well-known trombone outfit, either. William Kingsolver Grace,lVIcArthur Wayne Holeman w l il i ' rea i i A a t LLEGEjLZ21J 2 x A A gal N- ag ' Naomi Mullendore George Mattingly ' Fern McGuire Naomi Mullendore--Naomi spends her time in the high alti- tudes of the College building. She can tear up a frog and smear him around with as little compunction as an ordinary person might swat a fly. She is a faithful pillar of the Scien- tific Association, too. George Mattingly-"Zero" began the year with true Napo- leonic ambition to get 79 or 77 credits, but lo and behold, how it hath flown to the four winds. Surely determination was a little weak. But as a saxophone artist he could teach us many things as he is showing our Capital City. Fern McGuire-Judging from appearances, one could hardly dub Fern a coquette or unscrupulous flirt. But the rapid conquest of a certain well-known gentleman would indicate skillful tactics. As business manager of the Annual, Fem has been compelled to steal some time from the regular afternoon promenade and to deal with the uninviting commonplaces of Olaf Naugle-Is a fine boy, but he didn't last long enough. Football season kept "Jerry" with us until the day of the Wabash game, when he deserted-wise guy. Evidently he had a dark foreboding or a gleam of extraordinary intelligence. "Jerry's" grades will ever be a thing of wonder to students of this institution. He will probably sell them cheap, Freshmen. Fern Teagardin--When one says "little" or "curls" or "reading" or "Riley," one probably thinks of Fern. But if "Monty" is mentioned, that settles the question Cchoice of interpretation herej, the prevailing color will probably be pink. Howard Myers-"Brother Howard" is one of the principal spokes in the Faculty wheel that runs our College Cautobio- graphical versionj. His scholarly and authoritative manner never deserts him. He is well known for his habit of "jump- ing through,',in responsive reading. life. A g Olaf Naugle Fern Teagardin Howard Myers X Qiii THAN QQ roifiay asia. NA p at . , EJ Fred Fred Robertson-One would hardly guess that such a trip- ping little fly-weight could play the Hercules and bear the burden of the Annual so sturdily. 'tFritzie" has a weak spot Cbut keep it darkj, where his heart used to be. Lois Williams-Lois is our flower garden lad h ' I - . y-we avent seen the man yet, though. Lois hates frogology as well as "get there quick," but on the home runs she never fails. Merrill Webb-There is one person on the campus who wins his way wherever' he goes, by his face: Strange Did you ever see him smile? If you are looklng for an all-around sport, tarry here.. , , ,,,- Robertson A Lois Williams Merrill Webb ing circles and triangles and, although sheidoes not chatter around aimlessly, she .can parlez-vous on any oacasion. Carl SchlaudtfCarl makes music for us, also fun. One of his pastimes .is seeing how many girls he can ask f I or a date without getting one. ,West Franklin and Indianapolis sees much of Carl. Donna Smoot-I-'Don" is a healthy product of Washington, D. C. CDaviess Countyj, where -other Franklin Flowers have begun their fruitful career. Much of her time is spent in anxious caring for a wayward younger brother. Tho' re orted D ,engaged when a Freshman, Don has lived this rumor down Mary Graham-Mary Graham finds her pastime in mutilat- and Georgie is forgotten. Right, isn't it, Dick? Mary Graham Carl Schlaudt Donna Smoot Qfai if , ia Q til H A MAN Q ll. E L T Norma Merrill Norma Merrill-"Norm" has an eye for French and Hugo. Her plans for the summer seem to include, among othings, the raising of chicks and turnips, as any true farmerette. Whether the place will be south or east oi Indianapolis, we know not. Come, blush for us, Norma. Harry Gilmore Harry Gilmore-Most of Gilly's time is taken up with the various duties of the office of President of the Anti-Republican Club.' Really, they are almost too much even for his broad shoulders. His few spare moments he spends 'at basket ball, on the diamond, or slinging ink to the tune of the last jazz success, "I Love You Truly." .Those Too Modestand Bashful to Appear in Public C Loy Montgomery Loy Montgomery-Monty is positively unsusceptible to the attacks of the wily co-eds in general. The reason for this im- munity is that he is never alone. And the reason he IS never alone is because he has a desperate case. CTHERE,-the truth will out.J Monty has gone around looking like a cripple late- ly. Could there have been a scrap? Russell Spear , Russell Spear-Russell is best known for his masterly rendi- tion of a certain solo at the time of his musical debut at the winter's musical. Enough praise has already been given. As a pedephone inventor and artist, Puss deserves a great deal of credit. The world has changed from a rosy hue to a deep indigo. Carfare to Kansas City, Mo., is so high. Charlotte Trout Charlotte Trout-Charlotte's disposition really doesn't match her hair, so fear not. She is certainly adept in pulling down the grades in all lines, though History is her best bet. You know the old saying that 'ithe cat came back." Washington, D C couldn't keep her Q E ANKLIN CCCGDIQEQJQGTQ Q25 I M g K E25 Q 1 1 I 5 f w 1 K A 3 L,L1Q fig? ,fvn :ix Am dl' -?: V Y W 'K' " 0' 'mn "" "'j "11'N"'f"':f'lTKij'? -Qi N r xf N5 f W QE F RANKLIN CQMJEQG7 my pg ' f f 'M,,"" L "iz ,TK 'mag-1, 1 V' .,ff'Wx'V Y :K 'TX' N 3 mi Av 4 ' - Q -A- it 551, S19 S fu-Im ALMAN:4c1c, My 5 . THE SOPHOMORE CLASS CLASS OFFICERS President, Earl Pike Vice-President, Margaret Williams Secretary, Harold Harding Historian, Clara Evans A Earl Pike Class President . CLASS HISTORY TO WHOM' IT MAY CONCERN . A A This is: a brief history of that memorable '22, the name and fame of which is destined to endure aslong as that of the institution. A P p The class iirst numbered 230, the largest in the history of Franklin College. , Those who lived through S. A. T. C., and from that very fact demonstrated t b ' o e the "littest" folk that Franklin College has welcomed in ,many years. N o other class has undergone such a strenuous process of elimination. In spite of the terrors of "Flu" and political campaign, resulting in the election of Lloyd Cook as Freshmen president. It proved its ability in athletics by winning the class scrap. Pike won a regular berth on the first team in basket ball. The members found time to enter all college activi- tiesg the Dramatic Club, Y. W. C. A., Student Volunteer, Debating Club, Glee Club, Press Club, Franklin Staff, received new recruits from the class of '22. ' This year, under the presidency of Earl Pike, the class has again won its full share of glory., Its early military experience has taught the value of preparedness Already the Annual Staff has been elected with Lloyd Cook as Editor-in-Chief, Mar- garet Mullendore, Associate Editor, and Stanley Schenck, Business Manager. Pre- paredness is half the victory. Glory awaits the class of '22. V S. A. T. C., the class had the usual stormy QHQFRANKL N CGLLEGEQZQZ 14 Y v 1 4 I 5 X f I 4 5 2 r J 'l I 1 u I x 1 P F 4 1 A 1 'I 1 1 .i' 5 1 v 1 3 I . 9 I 1 in ai I9 THE ALMANACIQ 2 Ll ICQ MEMBERS OF THE SOPHOMORE CLASS NELLIE AARON CLAUDE ACTON HARVEY ALLISON ARTHUR BAKER GEORGE BANTA JOHN BERGEN WILLIAM BRIDGES HERMAN BROWNING WILLIAM CARNAHAN JOSEPH CAMPBELL EDITH CARTER ANNA COLLINS RAYMOND CONLEY LLOYD COOK CHARLES CORBIN MAUDE CUSTER GAIL DAVIS ELMER DEAN, MAURICE FIELDS LIIIIAN PISHBACK MARTHA FORSYTHE HUGO GALE LESLIE HAYES I HARRY GILMORE I FERROL GREEN S C HARRELL WILLIAM HAWES UNA HOUK HOLLIS HUGHES MARY IMEL HELEN JEFFERY HARRY JUSTUS NORBERT KELLY O. DARAELL MARTIN MARION MCCLAIN HARRIET MCEARREN CAROL MEIKS LEWIS MERRELL, PAUL MERRELL GLEN MILHOLLAND L E MEANS MARGARET MULLENDORE HUBERT OGDEN EARL PIKE MABLE PRUITT ROVENE RINEHART HOWARD ROBINSON NINA SHARKEY ELIZA C SHARP GLEN RAY GLENNIE VANDIVIER ARY SKILLMAN STANLEY STROHL BONNIE THOMAS LUCILE CATRON JULIA TINGLE K W TOMLINSON DALE TROUT JEANE WALDO MAX WALTERS J BETHEL WEBB BLANCI-IE WHITE n MARGARET WILLIAMS BLANCIIE SLAYBACK VIARY PURVIANCE IOIS WILLIAMS JOHN BARNETT CARL SCHLAUDT CLARA EVANS I HAROLD HARDING JOHN THROCKMORTON ELSIE REDMOND HARRY HATTON ,EARLYN HOUGHLAND LOUISE COOPERIDER GEORGE STICKLES BESS WYRICK ALTA REDMOND .S Q9 TRI I KLIN COLLE ,gi Septeuw Memorla Fon ad lm sumr mem er was ea Unwersl Langua 194 0 name Palmes Frenc vated1 Orderl honorm f I V I Q QQALTHE ALMANACIL Iggy ff QQQFRANKLIN COLLEG 2,1155 Q9 TI-IE ALMA-NACK E217 CLASS OFFICERS President, William Mullendore Vice-President, Reuben Merrell Secretary-Treasurer, Mary Miller Historian, Mildred Parker . Athletic Manager, john Graham William M ullendore Class President THE FRESHMEN CLASS HISTORY - The year 1919, the month September, brought to Franklin College a veritable treasure. This said treasure- is now known in the annals of history and the hall of fame as the Freshman Class. This body of super-intelligent and heaven-endowed people met on the second of October and elected the officers who were to steer' through the perilous seas of knowledge their craft, 135 strong. Wm. Mullendore as presi- dent and Reuben Merrell, vice-president, took the helm. Mary Miller kept books, while john Graham held the pocketbook. 'And to Roy Bridges we gave the title of Athletic manager. On this same day we received and rejected the ultimatum pre- sented us by the Seniors. The next day some of our nobler and more zealous spirits were introduced to the swimming pool. Then came the plague of the green caps, these were endured and most joyfully put aside. Then there was our athletic career -you all remember that famous night when the'Freshmen girls beat the juniors? Well, they certainly did. Then just one week later they held the Seniors down to a one-point victory. As for the boys' athletic prowess, just look-one of our number, Bobby Records, received an F for football and another for basket ball. Then, also take a glance at "Woody," another Freshman, making good on the basket ball team. Next, just take a peep at the Chorus, the Orchestra, the Franklin, Wigs and Queues, and any other College organization, if -it hasn't any Freshmen in it you'll find that it lacks something just as needful to it as an excuse is to at junior. As for the other phenomenal things that thisclass is destined to accomplish, let the future speak for itself. 19 FRANKLTN-COLLEGE A THE FRESHMEN CLASS ,4... A ! A QW 2 W 4 X K . MQ U, M Q ji , W 1 V ' 1 ff 31 H 2112 q w 5 E Q C "1 1: H12 YN fl FW A Q9 THE ALMANACK1 pg MEMBERS OF FRESHMENV CLASS RAY ANDREWS FORD ARTHUR ARTHUR BAKER ELVIN BARNETT BONNIE BAUGHMAN RUTH BECK CLAYTON BENJAMIN RALPH BURGESS INA BLAIR GEORGE BUTLER AGNES BOWLES ROGER BRANIGIN ROY BRIDGES JOHN BYNUM EDWINNA 'CARNAHAN WILLIAM CARNAHAN RALPH CARSON KATHERINE CASADY SABRE CATHER FRED CHAMBERS VELMA CLAYTON AUDREY COOPER RUTH CORE CLARENCE COX WILLIAM CRABB C' DALE CRABBS MADGE CROUCH DORIS DEER WILL DeLANEY LILLIAN DOTY FRANCES DUNKIN MILDRED EVANS THELMA EVANS JENNIE FOSTER FRANCES FOSTER KATHRYN GEORGE GEORGE GIBSON GLADYS GOOKINS PAULINE GORDON JOHN GRAHAM I WILLARD GREEN EDNA GRINSTEAD PEARL GROSS ADELE GWINN HELEN HAIG EMORY HALL I EDITH I-IAMBLIN JAMES ROBERT HANDLEY MYRTLE HANNA LYTLE HARLAN MARION HARMAN CLIFFORD HARRELL MARY HART MATA HAUSER GLADYS' HAZLEWOOD MINNIE HEMPHILL LILLIAN. HENDERSON ETHEL HEWITT MARY BELLE HOUGHAM DOROTHY HUFFMAN DORIS JACKSON HARRY JUSTUS CLARENCE KELLY KATHLEEN KELLY RAYMOND KELLY FRANCES KLYVER FLORENCE KOVENER PERRY H. LARMORE MARGARET LEWIS ROY LUCAS I GLADYS MCCAMMON ENID MCCASLIN MAURINE MCCLAIN VIOLA MCCLUSKEY E. W. MCDERMOTT LYMAN 'MCLAIN ARTHUR MCRAE RUBEN MERRELL MILDRED MICKEL MARY MILLER DORCAS MILLS WILLIAM MORRIS PAUL MOZIN GO MAUD MURPHY ROBERT MYERS CLAUDE NOLAND TREVA NORTON MILDRED PARKER HOMER PHIPPS- MAR-IORIE PIERCE MARGUERITE REAP GOLDIE RECORDS , ROBERT RECORDS DALLAS RISSLER ALICE ROBERTS FLORENCE ROLF RITA ROSS RICHARD SAMPSON IENNIN GS SANDERS GEORGIABELLE SCOTT VIVIAN SHADDAY ALMA SHARKEY GERTRUDE' SHARP DONALD SMITH FLOYD SMITH BRAYTON SMOOT CATHERINE SNODGRASS AGNES SPEAR GEORGE STICKLES IMOGENE STORMS ESTHER THOLKE ETHEL THURSTON EARL TRACY RALPH UNDERWOOD ARNOLD VAUGHT MARC WAGGENER IN EZ WEBB ANNA MARGARET WHITESIDES MARY WILKERSON EDITH WILSON FOREST WOOD VIVIAN WOODEN MORRIS WORLAND 19 FRANKLIN CCLLEGIE 56 I QW if M wmggmzwaim, K2 . V 5, ,,, fx, f X ' 1 ti C-1.2 U! -dj 5 3 4, 4, - ,S cg, '-L., if ML L 'N J ya - , V- --01 Y ---7 -Y W-,kA4- - --- - ,,i,,f- -- ., 4-' W'-L:-1 --- V -fv1.:'- Y- , C13 7 'J vK...J E , '7-.:: X. , . K 754:-. N V I 9 1 ff if ll I , 6 fZf ZQWW ,K I 7 ff 'R -7 f , , ,A A J W 77 Y -, , W- A':- 'ax1.., 5 F mx Aff GM f-5 MN vm f J ' WK? WMQBQANRQMQQQMMMUMLWQ 'X' Af J 57 fy -- -...Q-N.-....+.. 44... ,., V- ...........-.. ...i ...G .. U , . v - .- -gb . .- 5 ...... .-...-.,.........., ..-,. -.1 3 1-A Y -. .-NJ..-.,4..-,...4. s1 s g, ...... .,... Em KL .15-ig THE TEAM- SHOT THAT TIED PURDUE T CCAPTJ HUGH LOWERYb D Q93 F A M CQDLTUE T H H H THE ALMANAC IQ pg ,- :gf is . , 1, 1:1 95 4. '- '5- 1 AFTER THE PURDUE GAME g THE FOOTBALL REVIEW The football season of 1919 was marked by many varying experiences. The record of the season shows three victories, one tie, and three defeats. The team achieved an honor which seldom is given to a college when it succeeded in battling a strong conference team to a 14-14 tie in the opening game. The Purdue game was one which will live in the memory of every loyal Franklinitefor years to come. It was all the more significant in that Illinois was able to defeat Purdue by the score of 14-9 the Saturday following. 1 The next week Franklin piled up almost as large a score on Hanover College as Center had done the week before, winning by a score of 83-O. V On the next Saturday the Old Gold, and Blue squad journeyed to Terre Haute and by the hardest kind of fighting succeeded in defeating the husky Rose Poly-engi- neers by the score of 14-7. The game was a costly one, for in it occurred injuries to Capt. Lowery, jones and "Spud" Campbell, which paved the way for defeats which would not otherwise have come. , The next week brought one of the rarest contests ever witnessed. Nearly the whole student body and many of the town people journeyed to Greencastle for the annual F ranklin-DePauw game. The teams were evenly matched and the game was played in a veritable sea of mud. The whole Franklin team worked like a perfect machine and DePauw was able to make but two first downs on line-plunging in the whole game. Kingsolver' and Strohl did some wonderful end running which brought the ball within shadow of the DePauw goal posts. A block punt by DePauw gave up the only score of the game. , - The last game was a fitting climax to any season, when Franklin triumphed over her old rival, Butler, in every department of the game. Franklin scored two touch- downs during the first period of play and thereafter kept the ball just in front of the Butler goal post or in crossing the Butler line. Five strong football men go out with this year's graduates, Capt. Lowery, Bowen, Ross, Campbell and Pruitt, but a fine nucleus remained in Captain-elect Kingsolver, Strohl, Pike, Records, Wood, Brown- ing, Fornwald, Fields, Underwood, Gilmore, Justus, Cady, Tomlinson. SCORES FOR THE SEASON 1920 21 Purdue -'--- ,,,, .,,,,,,,........... l. 4 -14 DePauw .................. .. ..- 7- O Hanover --.'-,,,-- --.-. Earlham ............... .. .- 6- 2 R053 -'.,,, ... 7-14 lV2LlJ3.Sl'1 ....... ...... 6 8- O St. Xayzier --..--,,.-,,- ,,,,,,,,.,,,,...,..,, 9 - O Butler ..................... ...................... O -14 X 5 TFRANKL N COLLEG E 9' O O 59 O T CK, pg ,... J-5 i Vs-Y nw f Y Y W f f- : Y QEQFRJQLNKLIN CQYMLEG TQ , MF X ' ' M N41 Fm v mv" N'4"A"'mx 'H 'A 'D ffwmmw W .ff NJ m:'T""'4' f My f ff -X Y? 1 -4 QW A P W Q? ,M T 1 A IRQ-if rid Wi X fff 9 77 if x 1 I I J ,-- X f .- I 1 X A 14 Q I, ,c ,f KX if f QL Q LL ..'-:J 14354, J -1 -ff iii, QL is N! C1715 sd gf Rfb j LN., - k A'-Y? ------f.P-L-.A-H...-,- - ,,XAY,Y,iE,-H 1 -me----V--Y ,.,, fm.. - ,,.- -----1-X.-f--AWW ------V-f - W:-J Q ff- QE? 193, AN Iii, LI N C 0 QLLEFQ CQ! TQ E223 ... -., ....1..i,.,:.-.h....-..s.....,..i..,.,. . - . ,- ,,.,...,........, V,. ,. . A-- Y .. ......2....-.-........,i.,..-..,-........-...,., ., 3 ,, . , , ,,,, A 1-.....g ,, .,1..1..a... 19 THE ALMANA t -'TWU THE FQOTBALL "F" MEN Individual Writeups for Football Men Capt. Lowery, "Hugh": 210 lbs. Two hundred pounds. "All man." Words cannot express our. ap- preciation of Hugh. He graduates this year. ' Kingsolver, f'Bill,': 150 lbs. Quarter. Little, but mighty. Earned the reputation of being the best quarter in the state. Consistent ground gainer of the state. Has one more year. Bowen, "Bony": 210 lbs. Tackle. just two hundred pounds, rather small, but his Night" and ability make up for this. He graduates this year. Jones, "Big": 250 lbs. Guard. A bear at his posi- tion. jonesy has two more years. Ross, "Mutt": 180 lbs. Center. One of the main cogs in our lighting machine. He al- ways holds his own. Mutt gradu- ates this year. Campbell, "Spud":i ' 165 lbs. Half. Big, Bertha has noth- ing on f'Spud" in the way it hits. A consistent ground gainer. "Spud" is lost by graduation. Pike, Earl: 180 lbs. Fullback. A good line plunger, and a harder working man we never had. Pike has two years more. F ornwald, "Forny' : 170 lbs. Guard. When he wants to go through he goes through. A heady, consistent player. Forny has two more years, and should be a wonder next year. Hayes, "Zip": W 160 lbs. Half. A line ground gainer -and' open iield runner. Zip has had three years on the team. Strohl, Stanley: D 170 lbs. End. A speedier end was never seen. Always on the job. He'll be back next fall. Pruitt, '4Mose": 165' lbs. End., A good running mate with Strehl. Could be depended on to deliver. He graduates this year. Justus, 'f'Tommy": A 160 lbs. Half. Fight is his middle name. ,Came here with a closely- cropped head and made good with a bang in football. Browning, "Herm": 175 lbs. Guard. Browning never gave up. Fought in defeat as well as when victorious. He has two years. Records, "Bobby": 175 lbs. Played his iirst football this year. Another year and he will be a star. He has three years. FRANKIJN' CGLLEGE l 1 Q QQQQFTHE ALMANACIC gg YEA FRANKLIN X LETS QQSXQFRANKLIN CCLLVEG E155 191 TI-IES ALMANAC K, Egg BASKET BALL REVIEW OF THE BASKET BALL SEASON OF 1920 The 1920 basket ball season was 'one of the most successful Frank- lin has ever experienced. The I. C. A. L. Championship team that Franklin sent out was the best in the history of Franklin College. This year's five was the first to go through a season meeting only one defeat, which was at the hands of DePauw University. Every man on the team proved to be a star. Captain Campbell was regarded as one of the best fioor guards in the state, and ,Ross was known for his great basket-shoot- ing ability. Kingsolver teamed with Ross at forward, and this pair proved to be the hardest pair of forwards to halt in the state. Captain- elect Woods played his first year on the varsity and proved to be a won- derful back guard. The main cog in the machine, however, was Pike at center position. Pike was 'named on the all-state team. Captain Campbell and Ross are lost by graduation, but with the fine lot of men from the second squad we are looking forward to another championship. 19 FRANKLIN COLLEGE, 64 ' gal THE ALMS!-EXNA QR lag 1 THE BASKET BALL SQUAD ' Al Personnel-Joe Campbell, Robert Records, CCoachj Thurber, Forest Wood, Harry Gilmore, Willie Kingsolver, Gerald Ross, Earl Pike Earl Campbell Harry Hatten. gig F1aAlwriLrlwi CQLLEGTQ Qx 5? ,R ef 541 AFQIW C l 66 , g fi- gag 'rl-Ir: ALMANACIQ gpg THE BASKET BALL ."F'i MEN 1 Individual Writeups for Basket Ball 1920 i Captain Campbell: Floor guard. A gamer man never lived. Among the top-notchers of the state. Wood, Captain-Elect: Back Guard. "Woodie,"i although a Freshman, made good with a -bang. A steady, consistent player. Kingsolver, f'Kings": Forward. "Kings" came to his own this year as a forward. Received- honorable mention in the state. Ross, "Mutt": A , Forward. The basket shot in this state this year. We hate to lose you, "Mutt.,' A ' Pike, Earl: Center. The main cog .of the ma'- chine. Placed on all-state team. Hatten, "I-Iappy": Forward. "Happy" is rated as one of the best, and we expect big from him another year. Gilmore, "Gilly": Gamel to the core. Excellent mate- rial for next season. Campbell, "joey": The scrappiest little man we ever saw. A popular idol with the fans. Records, "AB obbie": . r Hopewell "Bobby" carne with an am- bition to play basket ball. Sickness kept him back. 19 FFRANKLIN COLL, G E125 K f Q79 THE ALMANACIC 125 BASEBALL REVIEW OF THE BASEBALL SEASON, 1919 ' The 1919 baseball team was one of the best that ever represented Franklin Col- lege. When the call for baseball was made, seven letter men appeared on the scene to greet Coach Thurber. In addition to these men, a host of Freshmen candidates came out determined to win berths on the Old Gold and Blue team. P . x Prospects were very bright when the season began-Captain Campbell at short Grinstead at first, Ross at second, Green at third, Kingsolver catching and Bitter, Lowery and Gale in the outfield. , .T he season's work consisted in beating Butler four times and defeating all others except Indiana and State Normal. The sweetest victory to Franklin was the defeat of Purdue by a 7-3 score at Purdue. This was the first time in Franklin College ath- letics that anypof our teams succeeded in defeating -Purdue. Things were about as lively after that in "Old Franklin" as they ever were. Another game that Franklin will always remember is the game with Indiana in which the Conference team was forced to go ten innings for a victory. In this game Franklin established her name as the fastest college team in the state. 9 Lowery and Winstead are the only men lost to the team and they surely will be missed. just the same, we expect to make ourselves known in I. C. A. L. baseball. K BASEBALL SCORES FOR1919 At Indianapolis Franklin 1 Butler 14 - . At Franklin Franklin' 7 Butler 0 F At Indianapolis Franklin 14 Butler 7 p Caafaia Campbell At Franklin Franklin 15 t Butler 0 V At Franklinn ' Franklin 5 ' Hanover 1 2 ' At Franklin Franklin 3 DePauw 9 . - At Franklin Franklipi 4 state Normal 6 At Bloomington Franklin 4 A Indiana U. 5 Q10 inn.j . At Lafayette Franklin 7 ' Purdue 3 At Bloomington' Franklin O Indiana U. 9 N as 9 , EQLTHE E Q l i 6 THE BASE BALL SQUAD 4 Donald Winstead, George Cady, V. Stivers, CCoachJ Thurber, Hugo Gale, , Earl Pike, Ferrell Green, Willie Kingsolver, Harold Bitter, A Chelsea Pruitt, Earl Campbell, Gerald Ross. P1331 fiiltil FQ MDE G Q2 A 'Q lf' X A 1.4 N i f T I Q q. 4 -'- , -X xy x ll, h f flli 3 NJ i V i E ' A xi t l A B , rm, l it , rt, ,G are , , ,B G Q 69 359 TNR AXLTMEJ-R AC 21 , 70 V Q93 THE ALMANACKZ 21 THE BASEBALL "F" MEN p Individual Writeups for the,Baseball Season 1919 Campbell, Captain, 'fSpudd": Shortstop. Three years. The fast- est- short-stop in the state in the opinion of Franklin fans. A slugger of known ability. Bitter, Captain-Elect, "Harry": Center Fielder. Two years. Bitter came into his own as a Helder last year. ' Nothing escapes him. He has two more years. Kingsolver, "Kings": Catcher. Two years. Classiest back- stop in the state. Ross, "Mutt": Second Base. Three years. Never known to miss one. You should see him hit. Green, "Ferrel": Third Base. He is small, but he handles a big job well. Green has two more years. .. Winstead, "Moots": . First Base. You should hear him play. One year. F 1 up Pruitt, "Mose": A Pitcher. Always gives a good rac- count of himself in every game. "Muse" has one more year. Lowery, "Huge": Right Field, Big but fast. He grad- uates this year. He surely will be missed. ' , Gale, "Hugo": " Left Fielder. Made the varsity in his Freshman year. A speed mer- chant. Pike, "Earl":, Utility. Worked in several games. Pike is sure of a regular position next year. 163 F RANKLIN COLLEGE, 21 1525 +21 Q91 TI-IE ALMANKQCVIC pg TRACK 2 REVIEW OF THE TRACK SEASON, 1919 Last spring, when the call was issued for track candi- dates,xCoach Thurber was greeted with a number of- veterans of former seasons. Track began 'at once to boom as never before. With Capt. Cross, Kingsolver, Lowery, C. Hamilton, McClure, E. Campbell, Robertson and Harrison as a nucleus, prospects were brighter than ever before for a winner - The dual meet with Indiana was very successful but in this meet Kingsolver star dash man was injured which slowed h1m up considerably., Our entries in the I. C A L 'meet which was held at Franklin made a very good showing and paved the way for a successful season this year Capt Cross easily won the distance runs and demonstrated his superiority over the other contestants Capt Cross was entered 1n the state meet at Wabash and copped second place in the mile run Ismgsolver deserves much credit for h1s showing ln the dashes In every dual 1n which he partlclpated he was high point man and in the I C A L meet again emerged as high point man In the hurdles C Hamilton was always to be depended on The broad Jump was well taken care of by Spud Campbell In the weight events Hugh Lowery could be depended on to hold his IC PU C 0 own The discus was well taken care of by Robertson and Harrison We lost by graduation Capt Cross Lowery and C Hamilton but with a wealth of Freshmen material Coach Thurber should experience very little dlfflcultv 1n uncovering some athletes to fill their places PROSPECTS FOR 1920 Prospect for the 1920 track season are exceedingly bright Several men of known ab1l1ty are in school and Captain Kingsolver is lookmg forward to a w1nn1ng team Kings 1S dependlng on Strohl to take care of the dashes and he himself 15 expecting to run the quarter and half From everv standpoint the 1920 track season b1ds fair to ecl1pse all others '5- Qfp FRANKLIN CCLLEGE gpg 2 . . U 7 7 2 . . . , , ,. . . . . ' 7 ' cr 27 ' ', ' a . rss , . , . , . . 1 . U I - H 5 - X , . . . . . U . . . . cc ' 77 ' ' ' ' L Y 7 ' Y I 73 Y '3- J wi E243 QCoachJ Thurber, Conrad Hamilton, Davis Harrison, Yandell Cline, Olaf Naugle, h V Hugh Lowery, Glenn Flinn, Willie. Kingsolver, Charles Cross, joe McClure, Earl Campbell, Fred Robertson, V. Stivers, joe Campbell, Ray Tomlinson. Q THE TRACK "F" M-EN ' Cross, Captain: was always there. You should see Two-miler. Four years. Always him run the hundred. Fouryears. brought home the "bacon.", Took Campbell, ffgpudvz second in the' state meet. , First in . Brgad jump, You Should See him go the I- C- A- L- T through the air. 'Three years. Kingsolver, "Bill7': 'McClure, "Hut-tu": Capt.-elect 1920. Little but mighty. . High jump 3 Specialty, A balloon has The dashes and low hurdles and mid- nothing on "Mac," Two years. g dle distances a specialty. "Kings" Harrison, 4tDaVie77: I ' has two more YCaf5- Discus and shot. Davie gave a good Hamilton, f'Con" account of himself in every meet. He Hurdler. Was there with the has two more years. "punch" when needed. Four years. Robertson, 4cTiny77: Lowery, "Hugh": Could be depended on for throws. He I Shot-put and dashes. The Ubigl' boy knows how to do it. Two more years. ,lg ,LFE ,MY W , i Y Z f W W f - ,- "LA T ai wrt enianmrtiorw' Comma G EE J .xgptq-'Snot , , is in .C c gg .C C . , T 74 ' ' x. X f QT- H AL QNA My 5 W .1 J ,, i is if W? in LN C ,,: 4 ,W-AMN-ligij 12 f X V .lg '23 lx ,Q 5 -5 Xg-2 I 4-" I, A ' if I lzg THE FRANKLIN COLLEGE "F" MEN I ' ASSOCIATION I I 'TI-IE "F" MEN J HUGH LOWERY JOE CAMPBELL EARL CAMPBELL ' FRED ROBERTSON GERALD ROSS HERMAN BROWNIN G EARL PIKE HARRY JUSTUS WILLIAM KINGSOLVER ROBERT RECORDS MOSES PRUITT HUGO GALE HALLIE L. HAMILTON CHARLES FARMER STANLEY STROHL JOE MCCLURE BRUCE L. BOWEN - FRANK BECK I JOHN FORNWALD YANDELL CLINE HERMAN JONES LESLIE HAYES FOREST WOOD j GEORGE MATTINGLY HARRY J. BITTER MFRAmNKLIN CQLLE I 21 7 6 V xl' X wi I STATEIIHIIGQH SCHOOL CHAMPIONS 1I.92OS,: FRANKLIN HIGH SCHOOL BASKET BALL TEAM Top Row Middle Row Bottom Row JOHN GANT HARRY BORDEN PAUL WHITE CCOACHJ WAGNER BURL FRIDDLE HARVEY KEELING - SIMON COMER ROBERT VANDIVIER RALPH HICKS 'S QNQFRAN KMN 5953352233 G HY l Q93 525 Q Q I 5 N 1 w u 5 Y r V Qi C0mQ,1QGYQ,H2Q I 78 V v Q9 THE ALMANACK. Egg N, MAY DAY The Annual May 'Day festivities held on May 28, 1919, were enjoyed as much as any event of the college year. .The morning was spent in games and inner-class track. meets, of Which a main feature Was the baseball game between the Faculty and Seniors. A committee of Seniors worked diligently all morning erecting the throne for the May Queen, and roping off the green for the dances. A big dinner was served on the campus at noon. - A By 1:30 everything was in readiness and theuproces- sion started from the Dormitory with Esther Berryhill leading, as May Queen, followed by six Senior girls who were her attendants, and then a long line of Co-eds, carry- ing wreaths of flowers and branches. Following the crowning of the Queen were the dances consisting of a Blue-Bird, a Colonial, and the Maypole dance. These were under the supervision of Miss Chard, Director of Physical Education for Co-eds. A fitting climax for the day was the presentation of the Senior Class play, "Hiawatha," given by moonlight on the banks of the stream near the Oyler Place. to FRANKLIN comm 'E gay 19 TI-IEC ALMANACCIC-162387 Q M iss Chard Girls' Physical 'Director CO-ED ATHLETICS Among all college activities the one commanding the greatest interest has been Women's athletics, With Miss Marian Chard as director, three gym- nasium classes have met throughout the year. During the basket ball season great ,interest was shown in this branch, each class organizing a team, The class of 1920, who were champions in '19, again carried off the honors, losing only one game and after that their ranks had been depleted by urgent calls for teachers. ' g Miss Esther Closson, '19, Won the co-ed singles tennis tourney by defeating Mildred Scott in finals. She also Won in '17, Mildred Scott and Grace Mc- Arthur seem to be the strongest contenders in this year's tourney. Swimming has also receivedaa great deal of at- tention. At present three classes are being held and a great amount of interest is being shown. The department of Physical Culture suffered a severe loss in Miss Chard's resignation, which took effect March 30. She is now in Kansas City, Mis- souri. We feel sure that she will be successful, and our best wishes have gone with her. Miss Mildred Scott now has charge of the gym, and the swimming is in charge of Mrs. Will' A. Bur- ton, a most capable director. Both promise to up+ hold the high standard that has been set, and .. women's athletics bids fair to develop steadily with our "Greater Franklin." 19 . FRANKLIN CGLLEG Ei 80 . 1 J Q 1 TH g g I l i i 1 . SENIOR GIRLS BASKETBALL TEAM, '20 A Mary Lewis QFD Emma Vories QFD Ruth Cook QCapt.-CD Opal Wright QFD Q Marian Ross QGD. Maude Humphreys QFD Edith Cribbs QGD Elsie Ensley QGD ' Qin i'?'RANKLIN8lcCfQ3iLfeM TQ fig Q' S i S 4- ei TU me 3 Lui he A F A pa ii" 're JJ' ij L , flag' l F er Ta Q re Egg JUNIOR GIRLS BASKETBALL TEAM, '21 A , Theodosia 'Beasley QFD Norma Merrill J Grace McArthur CCD Don'na Smoot CCapt.-GD ' Nelle Davis CGD Mary Graham CSub-CJ Helen Carter CSub-FJ Dorothy Deer 'CGD fl UFHHT-V-12 C-j Tyr' w ll f GA uf r or EE' 'A 'X e9l!ffHE IQ We .SOPHOMORE GIRLS BASKETBALL TEAM, 22 Blanche Slayback CCD Bethel Webb QFD Anna Collins fCapt.-GJ Bess Wyrick CFD 1 Marian Chard QDirectorj Harriet McFarren QFD Earlyn Hougland QGD V F','?e'ef3f"2Ads"Befft1jis'1Qiwjg's'Tf'" BW:Z1"""js'M'1f1ff"'N"f A A-be Qs-if fs , s f-B L. A L fl is XJ W we fi fm A 1 L, Mill IQQ A ls-sl 1201 ,ll NT if ll lglflfj W if 2 L4 -fl,,-ffg iglillli if X350 A-ii, ff B ' rig? "Qi A77 "2 1 -:,.j QQXTHE Zag F RESHMEN GIRLS BASKETBALL TEAM, '23 A Mata .Houser CCD A Ethel Hewitt CGD Velma Clayton CFD Gladys Gookins QGD Marian Chard CDirectorj Thelma Evans QCapt.-FJ Imogene Storms CSub-GJ Mary Hart QGJ . E55 . , K D Q AL ANA K E QQmgF1w LNKL iN Q95 THE ALIVIAINTAMCIQ pg V 72 12-1 ff-' I W 5 UN f . . KJ K Qi J , N Q .ll .Hm- QDKFRANKLIN COLLEGEYHZQ T C-5 A li I I j Qi YOUNG MEN'S-CHRISTIAN ASSOCIATION OFFICERS ' Howard F. Myers, President Raymond Conley, Vice-President Hugo Gale, Secretary . Earl Pike, Treasurer CABINET ' john Barnett Schenck Wainscott Lloyd Cook - .Leslie Carson Darnell Martin William Morris I Prof. john Thurber Professor R. Chester Roberts Ralph Thurston Chief of the motivesof the Y. M. C. A., most Worthy of the men's organizations, is the Christianization of the men of Franklin College. Its highest hope is to bring to God those men Who come here Without him and to safely keep with God those Who have already found Him. The ideals of Franklin College have no supporter more staunch than the Y. M. C. A. Under the leadership of Howard F. Myers the HY" battled its Way in the face of unfortunate prejudice which the war left upon it. Its fight has been a good fight, its victory Well earned. The "Y" ever aims to be in the forefront of social participation. During the past year it has in various Ways manifested this spirit. Due to the efforts of John Barnett the Weekly meetings have been favored with most excellent music. r The "Night Frolic" in Webster Park, made merry by bonfrres, a big feed, select speeches and the boxing match in which "Shiner" shined, Will not be forgotten. Last, but not least, the HY" has made especially strong efforts to bring as speakers to its meetings men with messages that were practical, instructive and timely. -In this it has been eminently successful. rv .Ls LCA?-LFP Y fifnqwugnsgffi WV,:jkW-M:'Mukhi5 gg g ,j F - g 5-1 4-...,..-,,a....-.f,, ,.. , . I , W , ,T-5 N I 87 gay THE g Q lag YOUNG WOMAN'S CHRISTIAN ASSOCIATION CABINET President, Myra Carter Vice-President, Theodocia Beasley Secretary, Helen Glessner . Chairmen of committees are as follows: Bertha Caffyn and Edith Cribbs, re- ligious meetingsg Lois Williams, Bible study, Clara Evans and Mrs. Theo Sharp, missionary committee, Esther Morris, community service, Ruth Cook, Geneva com- mittee, Maude Humphreys,'association news, Elizabeth Branham and Inez Owen, social committee, Elsie Ensley, home committee, Mrs. P. L. Powell, Faculty adviser. THE YOUNG WOMAN'S CHRISTIAN ASSOCIATION To be well rounded, a woman needs to develop herself not only mentally and physically, but spiritually as well. She needs her sympathies broadened and her inner life nourished, by contact with other people and with Christ. This is what the Y. W. C. A. tries to do for every girl in college. By means of the activities carried on through the ten committees, each girl has an opportunity to develop her varied inter- ests and talents. This year we have had three delegates at the Lake Geneva Conference, and one at the National Convention in Cleveland. We have an active associate membership of one hundred and sixteen, with thirty honorary members. We greatly miss the guiding spirit of Mrs. C. H. Hall, who died during the holidays. Mrs. Hall was always a source of help and inspiration in our work. QMFRANIQLIN rifomieengf 88S A I 4' ..... vga- ,g. ,4s-7. X. . 19 Tiff-if A A QL -E LMANAQ re Egg STUDENT VOLUNTEER BAND r The Student Volunteer 'Band is becoming more of a decided factor than ever in the religious life of the school. Several new members have been added this year. The purpose of the movement is to enlist students by a declaration of purpose to enter the foreign mission field in case nothing unpreventable interferes, and to enlist the interest of students in the missionary enterprise in general. The movement is World wide, though it started from two people, Robert Wilder and his sister, who were devoted to the cause of spreading the gospel over the entire world. This year was marked by the sending of four delegates from the school to the International Student Volunteer Convention at Des Moines, Iowa, during Christmas vacation. Professor R. C. Roberts, john A. Barnett, Ethel Morris, and Fern Mc- Guire were the delegates sent. Delegates from all over the world were at the convention. Forty different nationalities were represented, the total number of students there being seven thousand. During the month of January the delegates reported the convention at many places where requests were made for such a report. The International Convention is held every four years, and students who are enabled to attendconsider it a great privilege. In order to facilitate the caring for the expense of delegates a fund was started this' year from which delegates may borrow for five years to pay their expenses to the International Convention. The fund goes by the name of the August L. Sundvall Student Volunteer Memorial Fund, in memory of the late August Leo Sundvall. A number of students attended the State Convention held at Earlham during the month of April, receiving there splendid inspiration as well as practical suggestions for carrying on the work of the Band. ,S D lx N IX i ggiig raariaasi QI P i C lg E, - ---A-5 Lf,-1--54--an-.h....,,.-.n -.: f- ,, . . - : , , . YAY - - ,. -.--.....r.,r.:.f.A.:1....-.vz.-..z.- 19 THE A.T-JVIANACIL E212 SPECIAL RELIGIOUS MEETINGS DR. GUNN'S MEETINGS ' Following the custom of a number of years, a series of special meetings was held under the leadership of Dr. John R. Gunn, pastor of the First,Baptist Church, Fort Wayne, Ind. Dr. Gunn began Monday evening, March 15, and he spoke each evening and at the Chapel each morning, closing with the services at the Baptist church, March 21. ' , There was a growing interest on the part of the students in the meetings. Dr. Gunn brought simple, direct messages which were helpful in enabling the students to redefine and reassert their re- ligious convictions. These services but demonstrate anew the need for a season of revival and reconsecration to the service' of God, during the busy life of the college year. "FIND YOURSELFW CONFERENCES Under the auspices of the Student Associations of the College, in co-operation with the State Student Department of the Y. M. C. A., a "Find Yourself" Conference. was held immediately following the special meetings, March 22 and 23. A team composed of prominent church leaders and workers, under the direction of Mr. W. W. Mendenhall, State Student Secretary, led in the conferences. The conferences began March 22 with a stirring address by Dr. F. E. Taylor, pastor of the First Baptist Church, Indianapolis. Fur- ther addresses were made by Mr. Fred Hoke, a prominent Indianap- olis business man, Dr. -W. C. Covert, pastor of the First Presbyterian Church, Chicago, Illinois, Miss Gerwick, a student Volunteer Secre- tary, and Mr. Mendenhall. Many of the students availed themselves of the opportunity to attend these meetings and much lasting good was undoubtedly ac- complished. 9 FRANKLIN CGLLKEGE I 90 -1 19 THE ALMANKCS 21 KZZIJ THE MUSIC DEPARTMENT CHORAL SOCIETY Officers of the organization for the past year were: - President, Mrs. Otis LaGrange, Secretary- Treasurer, John A. Barnett, Librarian, Ray Ken- neth Andrewsg Pianist, Inez Owen, and Director, Professor C. W. Johnston. S Prof. C li Hard Johnston The Franklin College Choral Society, organized this year by Professor C. W. Johnston, has maintained a membership of between sixty and seventy-five students and townspeople during the entire year. T ry-outs were held at the beginning of the year for all prospective members with the exception of those belonging to church choirs in town, who were admitted without try-outs. Rehearsals have been held from 7 to 8 o'clock every Tuesday evening, and aside from the concerts given by the Society, the value of the rehearsals alone doubly repaid the members for the small amount of time and money demanded by the organization. It was largely due to the tireless efforts of Professor Johnston, in the face of competition with so many other college organiza- tions, for time in which to rehearse, that the organization lived and achieved splendid success throughout the year. Two concerts were given by the Society in the First Baptist Church this year. The first of these was at Christmas time and the program given was appropriate to the season, consisting of several selections from Handel's "Messiah" and other sacred numbers. The accompanists for the concert were Inez Owen, pianist, and M. J. Voris, organist. Expressions from many who heard the concert were to the effect that it was the best of its kind ever attempted in Franklin. The second concert was given May 25. At this time 'fThe Rose Maiden" was presented by the Choral Society with the assistance of four soloists from Chicago: Margaret Lester, soprano, Ruth Simmons Worthington, alto, Eugene Dressler, tenor, and Lester Hugo Castle, bass. This concert was also a pronounced success, and it closed the season for the chorus with thewish on the part of Franklin people that the organization be continued next year. 45 FRANKLIN COLLEGEEQQ '91 A ,ffm-.. .-..- - - ---v.....-..-H .,.. ' Y1 e--'ff --5,--d--.V -. , f E 19 'PHE ALMANACIL 21 ti. J THE COLLEGE QUARTET Perhaps the most efficient advertising medium the College has had during the past year has been the Franklin College Male Quar- tet, which has given concerts in almost every part of the state and will continue to perform during the entire summer. The Quartet started out in January with a live program full of real music and fun, and it has never failed to leave a highly favorable impression of Franklin College wherever it has appeared. The men have re- ceived several requests for return engagements, but so far their time has been completely taken with new engagements. The program given by the Quartet consists of both secular and sacred ensemble numbers, solos by john Barnett, solos and read- ings by Kenneth Andrews, and the now famous pedophone stunt introduced by Russell Spear, which has never failed to draw uproari- ous laughter and applause from the audience. The men spent the entire week of spring vacation in Fort Wayne, furnishing music for a series of special meetings 'held there, and giving a concert on Monday, April 6. They have appeared in regu- lar concert at two Terre Haute churches, at Logansport, Bicknell, Lebanon, Seymour, Dunkirk, Elwood, and numerous other places over the state. The Quartet sang at a Brotherhood banquet at the First Baptist Church in Indianapolis. It has also filled a number' of high school commencement engagements. So successful was the season of concert work that the Board of Directors has decided to send the men ou-t for the entire summer as a plan of college publicity. Personnel: First Tenor, Royce Kinnick, Second Tenor and Manager, john Barnett, First Bass, Russell Spear, Second Bass, Ray Kenneth Andrews. 1 Qcligq-FRANKLIN commas 21 I I I lwfmltf C CA ii I i ga CHAPEL CHOIR 1 i i I I I john Barnett, Harold Harding, Floyd McDermitt, George Cady, Russell Spear, Lois Williams, Helen Constable, Mary Lewis, Blanche Slayback, Fern McGuire, Theodocia Beasley, Merrill Webb, Gladys - Hazelwood, Inez Owen, Mary Purviance. ' CHAPEL CHOIR Chapel exercises during the second semester were greatly aided by the services of the newly installed Chapel Choir. The students, twenty in number, have con- sistently occupied the coveted platform, in place of the Faculty, who abdicated in their favor. ' The purpose of this organization is to lead the singing in Chapel and to furnish special music occasionally for the exercises. Thus far it has nobly accomplished its . purpose. hi fic Lneiioa io 21 Q X VJ XL .5 V.-.JT QQSX 'SLS T31 IH is 1 A WOMEN S GLEE CLUB First Soprano Mary Lewis, Helen Constable Agnes Spear Lois Williams Lillian Doty Second Soprano Clara Evans Frances Foster Gladys Hazelwood First Alto Fern Teagardm Una Houk N ina Sharkey Second Alto- Fern McGu1re Maude Custer Theodocia Beasley Blanche Slayback The Women's Glee Club has been the most. dependable musical organization in the College this year. Organized quite early in the fall of 1919, with about eighteen members, there has been a regular attendance at all meetings, diligent work and splendid progress under the able direction of Prof. C. W. Johnston. The spring con- cert, given by the Glee Club in May, was exceptionally well given and showed the earnest effort and work both of the members and of the Director, in their endeavor to achieve the success that has been attained. Other programs in which the club has assisted are: Fall Frolic Dinner, Charlotte Emerson Club, Christman Concert of the Choral Society, Chapel, I. C. A. L. Oratorical Contest, Annual College Dinner. v Officers for year 1919-20: President, Theodocia Beasley, Secretary-Treasurer, Helen Constable, Librarian, Frances Foster. M ef- effe ff A -he F Qssfggsseesfs psf. Q ' , ylgsrg lffgw- rzzwzz-'A-H--ff-izrfszfri ' 1 A " is ' ' ' ' FT fflfjzsfx iff -V -.',,-..,4.--....- V.. . -V A- . . .. '.-,.-...1.-.,.,.. :...-df.,-1...-1'....,...,.,...-. f.-...-. Q g. relay d l fi JMUXJNQ I i QQX THE be ALT E25 p oRCHEsTRA l 4 Violins-Waldo, Deer, Mills, Imel, Troutg Clarinets-Merrill, Robertsg Cornet-Deppeg Trombones-Holeman, Hanleyg Saxo- phones-Smith, Beasleyg Drums and Bells--Brown ORCHESTRA e p p There seems to have been an abundance of organizations in College this year, but among the important groups formed at the opening of the second semester was the Orchestra. 'In fact, with so much musical material in college it was impossible to restrain it, and' one of the adequate ways of combining these musicians intoqan organized group was that of starting the Orchestra. Much has been accomplished in a short time under the direction of Mr. jeane Waldo. The organization has con- tributed music at convocation, college movies and has filled several engagements other than those connected with the College. QKFRANKLIN coiuinrice to 21' T My Solo Cornets-C. A. Deppe, Minor Owens, Gilbert Bronson, First Cornets-Merrill Webb Walter Owens, Clarionets-R. C. Roberts, Paul Merrill, Leon Clark, - S ,hones-Riehl Vandiver Yale Butler, Donald Smith, Trombones- axap Lester Vandivier Wayne Holeman, Roscoe Walters, Robert Handley, Alto -Frank Brown, Baritones-George Cady, Leroy Hayes, E-Hat Bass- Paul Payne Mozingo, Drums-Leo Lusk, William Carpenter OFFICERS P l Pa ne Mozingo, President, Paul Merrill, Business Manager, Wayne Hole- au y man Librarian, Yale Butler, Secretary-Treasurer, Professor C. A. Deppe, Faculty Adviser, Gilbert Bronson, Director. . BAND The Franklin College Band this year has made a decided success as a potent factor in the musical life of the College. They performed at several football games, nearly all basket ball games at Franklin, and iigured exceptionally well at the spring ' ' ' h S hool Tournament of the District they furnished the meets. During the entire Hig c ' ' ' t d in arades and celebrations. Much has music on the side lines and members assis e . p l' h d underthe leadership of Gilbert Bronson, the Director. A fund been accomp is e . . has been appropriated by the Student Council to the Band, which 'makes possible ' h a College organization. The band in uniform cer- more supplies necessary for suc D n 7 tainly makes a striking figure to represent the "musical noise ' of Franklin. G S T6 792 setter .lay slim 19 THE ALMANIACIL jpg DRAM ATIC LITERARY f The Franklin College Dramatic Club, other- wise known as "Wigs and Queues," owes its suc- cess to Arthur J. Beriault, head of the Public Speaking Department, who has coached all the plays. The future of the club will be- due to his personality and untiring executive ability. Arthur J. Beriault , DRAMATIC CLUB Once upon a time long ago, the Webster and Periclesian Literary Societies lived and flourished in Franklin College. For a time there was great enthusiasm among the members of both societies and then there came a day when a portion of this interest waned. Webster evi- dently was not affected by this new feeling but old Peri languished and finally perished under the strain. - The place once occupiedby Peri was not filled immediately by other college organizations. The loss of a companionship based upon like literary interests was felt more keenly than had been anticipated, yet no one cared to attempt to revive an organization which probably would totter feebly for a short time before the final fall. Then too it was felt that old Peri could not satisfy a newly-formed interest. Until 1914 there had! been no organized movement for the furthering of dramatics in Franklin College. Perhaps such a hope had been fostered among a few individuals previous to this time but if so, this idea had never gained expression. With the decease of Peri, the old literary interest of a few students turned to this newer field of dramatics. And then one day Mrs. Verne White Vandiver conceived the idea of a club formed for the development of dramatic art in Franklin College. When a few students learned of Mrs. Vandiver's plan, their enthusiasm knew no bounds and they planned to launch the project at once. A self-appointed committee consisting of Mrs. Vandiver, Josephine Wood, Russel Wilson and George Vandiver began work on the proposition immediately. The suggested plan at once met with approbation and enthusiasm among the few college. students with whom they conferred. The plan was carried to the President for his consideration and after making a thorough in- vestigation of all details of purpose and management, President Hanley gave his consent. And so in 1914 the Franklin College Dramatic Club was established under the name of "Wigs and Queues." The membership was limited to six persons from each of the four national fraternities represented here at that time-Pi Beta Phi, Delta Delta Delta, Phi Delta Theta and Sigma Alpha Epsilon. At first the candidates for membership in the- club were decided upon by their respective fraternities, recommended for the club's consideration, and voted upon in a regular meeting. Later, however, it was deemed more advisable to stage tryouts for membership subject to hnal decision of Arthur J. Beriault, the club's able adviser. The purpose of the organization was the furthering of interest in dramatics and the de- velopment of dramatic ability and appreciation among its members. At-first, meetings were held once a week in the College building but later it was considered more expedient to hold them ,S op RANKL N co LEG E X tl it-ill? All' AN Q ti g ask. E DRAMATIC CLUB First row-Marian Ross, Russell Spear, Florence Merrill, Lloyd Cook, Maurice Fields, Mary Beard. Second row-Helen Bailey, Harry Gilmore, Martha Forsyth, William DeLaney, Grace McArthur, David Bunnell, Mildred Parker. Third row-Roger Branigin, Mar- garet Mullendore, Pleasant Huffman, Mary Purviance, Charles Farmer, T reva Norton but twice a month. At these regular meetings, programs planned to advance the purpose 'of the club were given. Sometimes lectures, readings, or perhaps little sketches were presented. These programs were always novel and entertaining. The "Wigs and Queues" proved to be a tremendous success. The unwaning interest and vigorous support of all the members of the club served to make it one of the most popular and profitable of the school organizations. The "Wigs and Queues" made its debut in Franklin by the presentation of 'fWhat Hap- pened to jones." This play is a comedy of the lighter sort and drew enthusiastic applause from the people of Franklin. When f'The Servant in the Housev was given, the following year respect for the evident standard and serious purpose of the club was universal. A play of the highest type and presented in a splendid manner, it won over the few who had withheld their commendation at the earlier time. ' The war has seen a decline in the strength and interest of many things. Among these was the College Dramatic Club. Enthusiasm waned for a time and the work of the club was seriously hampered. However, with the coming of the readjustment and awakened interest in things of this kind, the f'Wigs and Queuesv are regaining their old position of unquestionable respect and whole-hearted support. May its work be a monument worthy of Franklin College. ,-w l 3 .QNJLUIN CCEGDL iQGfE?f22iZ,? Qjtaai ti . Ln Y .... - rm--ir-,- .LL . . ,ul ,R Qgyrraxn A Q X25 DEBATING CLUB , . ,fk,. a Top row-Howard Robinson, Roscoe Freeman, Lloyd Cook, Raymond Conley. Bot- tom row+Stanley Schenck, Professor Reuter, Ralph Bailey For many years Franklin stood as a leader in college debate. With the pro- motion of new activities debate assumed less and less attention. Recently a few of the men, realizing its real value, have determined to enter inter-collegiate debate again. These men promise nothing, but you may be sure that you will hear from them again. I gjaritamrttfrn commas twig 19 THE A MAN LSI. - r c L P Acre pg PRIZES Franklin College as a member of thelndiana Inter-Collegiate Oratorical Asso- ciation holds a prominent place 'among Indiana colleges in oratory and debate. Franklin's representative at the annual contest of the organization is chosen at a preliminary contest held under the direction of a committee of the faculty. The winner of the contest is awarded a scholarship covering the cost of tuition for a semester. Among the late prizes offered for the first time this year is one known as the Chicago Alumni Prize, presented by Franklin College Alumni of Chicago. This prize is in the amount of 350.00, is given for the winner of the Preliminary Oratorical Contestf Since the prize was announced too late to be presented this year it will be presented to the winner of the Preliminary Contest next year. Will B. Nelp, '17, who was engaged in the air service in 'France during the recent war, has so great an interest in Franklin athletics that he offered a prize of ten dollars each year for the next ten years to the senior athlete who holds the high- est scholarship average for his four years in college. The first year C1918J there was no prize offered owing to the lateness at which the 'offer was received, but the prize was won last year by Raymond Moeller, star backguard on the basketball quintet. The conditions governing the contest are: 1. The man for womanj shall have won one or more varsity letters in a major sport. E ' 2. He shall have spent three or more years at Franklin. 3. His grades shall average higher than any other eligible student. A co-ed won the annual Baldwin prize last spring. Miss Cecile Hurt gave the reading, "The Soul of a Violin," at the contest held in Stott Hall during commence- ment week. Second place was awarded to Miss Louise Constable, who read "Old Hickory." The prizes were awarded at commencement exercises. Hon., Daniel P. Baldwin donated a sum of money some years ago for the purpose of promoting inter- ests forensic in Franklin College, which donation makes possible the prize contest. The Gonsalves prize of 325.00, presented by Mrs. A. E. Gonsalves, is awarded the winner in the essay contest held each year. This is another of our re- cently announced prizes and will be awarded for the first time next year. In order to encourage and maintain interest in college and inter-collegiate de- bating, two prizes of- 375.00 each have been donated by Mr. Elmer Stevenson of Franklin, Indiana, and Mr. jay C. Smith of Seymour, Indiana. The Franklin Star offers a prize of 320.00 to the winning team in a debate to be participated in by representatives of the Webster Literary Society and the De- bating Club. A prize of 310.00 was offered in 1918-1919 for thewinner in this con- test, but this year the amount was increased to 320.00. 'N QQIQIFRANKLIN CGLLEGI-22, 21 T ANA Qfglilc g JQXEMMC.. -mast if 125 1 COMMONERSITE LRARY SOCIETY OFFICERS 1919-20 First Semester Second Semester Leslie ,Carson ' ..... .......... P resident ........... .... I Wayne Holeman Myra Carter ....... ......,.. V ice-President .....,.... -.z ......, Merrill Webb Edith Cribbs ......... ........... S ecretary ....... ,...... E dith Cribbs Ora Beerbower ...... .................... T reasurer ........... ....,, R alph Carson Prof. Smith ..... ..- .................. Faculty Advisor ...........,..... ...,.. P rof. Smith HCOMMONERSH LITERARY SOCIETY For several years the independent men and Women of the college have felt the need of some kind of a democratic organization by which they could be banded together for social and literary purposes, and by which they could be recognized as a real part of the student body. Approximately one-third of the student body was outside any social or literary organization and so had no opportunity to enjoy that side, of college life. A In response to this need, "Commoners" was organized early in the year. The first meeting for election of officers and the adoption of a constitution was held in Periclesian Hall on October 27, 1919. Since that time they have met regularly every two weeks for a combined business, literary and social program. The motto of the organization is: 'fIn necessariis unitos, in dubiis, libertasf' Professor John E. Smith, as Faculty Advisor, has given very valuable and much appreciated help to "Commoners.'l t ra n ts cran e te 21 102 P'-4. EM Egg COMMONERS' ROLL FOR THE YEAR 1919-1920 ORA BEERBOWER BONNA BAUGHMAN ESTHER BROWN RALPH CARSON LESLIE CARSON MYRA CARTER VELMA CLAYTON EDITH CRIBBS ELMER DEAN LETHA DeBARD DOROTHY DEER HELEN FULLER WILLARD GREEN FERRELL GREEN JOHN GRINSTEAD EDNA GRINSTEAD PEARL GROSS PAULINE GORDON KATHRYN GEORGE MARION HARMON MABLE HANNA MYRTLE HANNA WAYNE HOLEMAN EWART KILLEY FLORENCE KOVENER ROY LUCAS GLENN MILLHOLLAND MAUDE MURPHY FLOYD MCDERMOTT ETHEL MORRIS HOWARD MEYERS ARTHUR MCRAE CLAUDE NOLAND HERBERT OGDEN MARJORIE OWENS DALLAS RISSLER ELSIE REDMAN GEORGE A STICKLES BRYAN SANDERS FLOYD SMITH BONNA THOMAS MARIT TOWNSEND LEE ESTHER THOLKA MERRILL WEBB MAX WALTERS WARREN WINCHESTER VIOLA MCCLUSKEY ARTHUR BAKER FRANCES FOSTER T c VAVWT QED FRANKLIN CO E231 -Q - --z-.ya-1,-1.5 -- 93 Egg WEBSTER LITERARY SOCIETY 'X Officers of the organization for the past year are as follows: First Term Second Term . Third Term President-Joseph McClure v Ralph Thurston V Mary Lewis Vice-President-Bertha Caffyn Mary Lewis Inez Owen Secretary-Ralph Thurston Donna Smoot Adele Gwinn Treasurer-Stanley .Schenck Stanley Schenck Stanley Schenck Faculty Advisor-Professor Dwight Heath Webster Literary Society is the oldest organization now in existence in Franklin College. It was founded in 1852. A change was effected in the form of the organi- zation, however, in 1877, when it was organized according to the present plan., Three phases of college life are particularly emphasized in the activities of the organization: the business, literary and social, and the work of the society is planned accordingly. Business meetings are held at three-thirty on Friday afternoons, these meetings affording splendid opportunity for the practice of parliamentary law. Lit- erary programs are given on Friday evenings, followed by a social hour in which group games are played. Literary program consists of literary and musical numbers, debates, impromptu speeches, papers and the criticfs report. One feature of this yearfs activities was the dramatization of a first class comedy, "A Scrap of Paper," at the Franklin Opera House on April 21. The play was coached by Professor A. J. Beriault. Webster is old enough to have 'its traditions. The Christmas and I-Iallowe'en parties are annual affairs which have been held for several years. This year Hallo- we'en was celebrated by a drive to the country home of two Webster alumni, Mr. and Mrs. Conrad Hamilton, where an extremely pleasant frolic was held. Besides these annual parties,,hikes to Webster Park are regular features of the year. Among the Webster alumni are numbered many prominent men and women, statesmen, authors and educators, who are filling useful places in solving the world problems of the present day. e ga K EN ceo ioiegite gay ik A A Q IUIMIANACIR pg I WEBSTER LITERARY SOCIETY ROLL FOR YEAR 1919-1920 CLAUDE ACTON HARRY BAILEY ELVIN BARNET T JOHN BARNETT THEODOSIA BEASLEY HARRY BITTER BERTHA CAFF YN FRED CHAMBERS RAYMOND CONLEY HELEN CONSTABLE CHARLES CORBIN N ELLE DAVIS CURTIS DILS JOHN FORNWALD HUGO GALE MARY GRAHAM HAROLD HARDING WILLIAM KINGSOLVER ROYCE KINNICK MARGARET LEWIS MARY LEWIS JOSEPH MCCLURE NORMA MERRILL INEZ OWEN REVENE RINEHART FRED ROBERTSON EDNA SMITH RICHARD SAMPSON STANLEY SCHENCK CARL SCHLAUDT THEO SHARP DONNA SMOOTNP STANLEY STROHL FERN TEAGARDIN RALPH THURSTON CHARLOTTE TROUT RALPH UNDERWOOD ARNOLD YAUGHT MARC WAGGONER ELLSWORTH YARIAN RUTH MCDANIEL RAY ANDREWS KENNETH TOMLINSON ALICE ROBERTS FLORENCE ROLF C'DALE CRABBS SABRA CATHER EERN MCGUIRE IMOGENE STORMS AUDREY COOPER MATA HAUSER ADELE GWINN AGNES BOWLES UNA HOUK RUTH BECK RITA ROSS GLADYS HAZELWOOD EDITH WILSON MRS. DWIGHT HEATH AN H I GTI? 21 QEIIQSERANELINCOLLB EI 0 .-Y I-.-..........--.., -.- P.. ,V,,,,... . -.v.Y.M...-.A.... ,...... ,.. -... - ,H . -W ,.. XG Q Q miriam IAC sta, 125 LANGUAGE ASSOCIATION ' THE LANGUAGE ASSOCIATION I President, Professor Claude Spiker Secretary and Treasurer, Miss Elsie Thurber ' The Franklin College Language Association is an honorary organization exist- ing for the purpose of stimulating an interest in language study and for the discussion of literary and linguistic problems of general interest. It was organized February, 1919. It's membership includes all members of the faculty giving instruction in the several departments of languages and student representatives from the various de- partments. The student members are chosen by the heads of the departments on the basis of merit. Q The members of the Language Association are: English Department, Professors Morgan and Thurber, Miss Thurber, Miss Vories, Mary Lewis, Marian Ross, Eliza- beth Branham, David Bunnell, Yandell Cline, Pleasant Huffman. Classical Lang- uages, Professor Merrill, Royce Kinnick, Theo. Sharp, H. J. Bailey, Ethel Morris, Marian Harman, Marjorie Pierce. Modern Language, Professor Zeppenfeld. Ger- man, Marjorie Owens, Esther Coons, Ruth Cook. Romance Languages, Professor Claude Spiker, Mrs. Spiker, Bertha Caffyn, Norma Merrill, Lavina Schlenker, Inez Owen, Mary Graham and Carl Schlaudt. E25 QAM AEHE LIME C pg -Qv , l I ,- THE SCIENTIFIC ASSOCIATION President, Professor Dwight Heath I Secretary, Agnes White A Treasurer, Naomi Mullendore The Scientific Association is an organization for the furtherance of interest and knowledge along scientific lines. , The membership iscomposed of the heads and at least five members of biology, chemistry, mathematics, physics and psychology departments. The selection of the members is made upon a basis of high scholastic standing. The departments in turn have charge of the Weekly meetings. This year the programs have consisted of many interesting tests, experiments and pictures as Well as instructive lectures. STICWRANTK IN COLUECI Q1 If g U- is lljfff-4 In I f ii ,QI mira gem awe A THE PRE-MEDIC ASSOCIATION I President, W. G. Clevenger a Vice-President, joe Campbell Secretary and Treasurer, Claude Acton Top row-Paul Merrill, Gordon Clevenger, George Banta, Brayton Smoot. Bottom row-Anna Collins, Joe Campbell, Esther Brown, Ethel Morris, Claude Acton, Madge Crouch S Founded on October 9, 1920. In order to promote an interest in science and a feeling of fellowship amid the medical students. One month after the organization Was founded the members were admitted to the Johnson County Medical Association as associate members. Speakers were brought from various hospitals and noted men were engaged to lecture before the association. . The emblem is the cadaccus and the motto is: f'Quae presunt omnibus." 'Plans for a great future are being made. . CQo3Mt,,iel3 .Qi 2 tgirl c pg n ,. THE STUDENT COUNCIL EXECUTIVE BOARD First row-Maurice Fields, Howard Myers, Yandell Cline, Roscoe Freeman,,Claude Acton. Second row-Willie Kingsolver, Theodosia Beasley, Ruth Cook, Maude Humphreys, Marian Ross, Professor Dwight Heath 1 Qin? LIN comme 109 Qogmeisln NA pg N - E I - THE DORMITORY HOUSE COMMITTEE First row-Edith Cribbs, Lafvina Schlenker, Miaude Humphreys, Marian Ross, Emma lDeWitt Vories, Mary Lewis. Second row-Mary Branham, Ruth Cook, Helen Glessner, Agnes White, Elsie Ensley, Mary Huckleberry , 1 QQTFRANKLIN CQLLEGEFEQQQ itil TH ALMA N THE FRANKLIN STAFF Bottom row, left to right-Howard Robinson, Mildred Martha Forsyth, Harold Harding, Norma Merrill Middle row, left to right-Vivian Wooden, Richard Sam son Mar ar Parker, Roscoe Freeman p , g et Williams, Helen Haig, Marian Ross, Helen Carter, Wm. Bridges Top row, left to right-F ern McGuire, Marc Waggener, Yandell Cline Geor e Cad f 8 Y 1 Theodosia Beasley Not in picture-George Butler, Helen Bailey "Indiana's Best College Weekly" has broken all records, both in quality of the sheet, and in circulation during the school year just closing. Several members of the staff are expert newspaper folk, and the paper has gone forward under their supervis- ion. Those who were untrained along journalistic lines, have been given "special lessons" and as a consequence, next year's sheet will be able to maintain the present high standard. ' gif?-lo NW? NIC JW QM Lia on GEQQQ l A g gi gg J A fl is E25 The Women's Press Club of Franklin College isa new thing under the sun. With a nucleus of the members of the Franklin staff it was organized last fall, boast- ing then a membership of 'six women who were specially interested in journalistic activities. ' Q The time for the regular meetings of the organization has been Tuesday eve- ning every two weeks, alternating with the college movie. The organization has had more or less of a struggle for, existence on account of the fact that its members are considerably involved in numerous other college activities, but it is hoped that meet- ings Will be held more regularly next year. The Women's organization sent Marian Ross as a representative to the meeting of the State Press Association at Purdue this spring. Meetings have been held several times with the Men's Press Club. Especially memorable were those held at the homes of Helen Bailey, Roscoe Freeman, and the one held at the home of Eugene C. Pulliam, editor of the Franklin Star, who in addi- tion to opening his home to the clubs, furnished the program himself, giving many helpful suggestions along the line of practical newspaper writing. Another meeting was addressed by Roscoe Gilmore Stott, who spoke on the possibilities of magazine writing, letting the journalists into some of the tricks of the trade. Charter members of the organization are: Helen Bailey, Norma Merrill, Marian Ross, Margaret Williams, Theodosia Beasley and Fern McGuire. The following new members have been added: Helen Carter and Mildred Parker. 45. K aaamanrwcconna GEAEQJ earfrrae rag , l . THE MENS PRESS CLUB Bottom row left to r1ght George Cady Roscoe 1' reeman Howard Rob1nson Yandell Cl1ne Harold I-Iardmg M1ddle row left to rlght George Butler Paul MOZlHgO Marc Waggener Wllham Brldges Claude Acton Top row left to rlght Ralph Thurston Maurlce F16ldS Fred Robertson R1chard Sampson In add1t1on to the splendrd results accomplished by the Press Club last year perhaps the most lmportant feature added recently has been the food fest hablt formed 1n conJunct1on w1th the Women s Club Several very profitable gathermgs have been held at Wh1ch some prom1nent newspaper man has addressed the gang The club was Well represented at the I I P A conventlon at Lafayette and IS one of the most aggresslve 1n the state QR WGQANKLIN ccoylolorecam Par L E pg 1 i B. T. U. MYSTERY SOLVED??? . And it came to pass that in the dormitory in the days of February two maidens planned a birthday spread. Therefore, they invited from among their friends a goodly,-.number of twenty-four. And as this charming body of young maidenhood was assemblying there was an uproarous amount of fun, the girls forgetting that very near them lay a sister dormaniac slightly ill with the "ilu" But I say unto you, lest ye be misled, that it was Saturday night and the lights were not- outg when, behold! the door opened and there appeared a vision saying, 'tUnto you, O girls! I come to ask silence." Then when the vision had vanished there was a general commotion, but the vision reappeared and said, "Verily, I say unto you, I have heard this snickering. Each of you may go to her room. Go, I say, go to your rooms." And, behold! the vice-president of the house led the goodly procession from Room 309. Finally, the hostess appeared to seek after the vision which had wrought such havoc and she discovered it on its downward flight. Then she said, f'Why hast thou done this thing? Lo, for many months this preparation has been in progress." And the vision answered saying, "Verily, I say unto you that ye shall not have this spread lest ye have it in the parlorsf' But again' it was asked permission to have it on the third floor and permission was granted. H ' Then light broke forth on all faces of the gentle ones and they gathered to- gether far from the ill dormaniac. ' Here another vision appeared with red ribbon, and it said, "Behold, ye have Senior control, why let your imagination work overtime and be dealt with in such a manner. If ye believe in me, do as I tell you and ye shall have a great deal of fun." And the tempter vanished leaving agsupply of red peppers and red ink. And straightway this goodly number signed the constitution with red ink and appeared with red badges, and it is said they cherish these red peppers even unto this day. And they called themselves' by the name of B. T. U., but others knew them as Bolsheviks and I. W. W.'s, and lo! when the vision reappeared on this trouble- some scene of action it said: "Behold, they are the girls who have no respect for law and order in the dormitory." ' But, be ye not deceived by such words, for were there ever more demure creatures than those who appeared with these badges? And it came to pass the very next week that if anyone in the dormitory wished to have a spread they had Better N 015 Talk U p, but had Better Tell Ur iHerb. get ga! I t Eli at THE 1921 ALMANACK With the present financial crisis the cost of pub- lishing a book has increased enormously. At the beginning of the school year, the Class of 1921 decided not to burden the students with an ex- pensive book. Increased cost of printing and en- graving made the publication of a year book seem impossible. However, there was such an insistent demand that an annual be published, that the Class of '21 determined that they would undertake the publica- tion of a book that would be Worthy of Franklin College. The Work was deiinitely undertaken early in February. In the short period of three months' time all the Work was done. Mistakes no doubtmay be found in our Work,'but we beg of you, kind reader, to realize that our efforts to serve "the Old College on the Hill" have been sincere. We Wish to express-our thanks to the Alumni, students and friends of Franklin College Who have made this book possible. We wish further to ex- press our appreciation for the services of the In- dianapolis Engraving and Electrotyping Company, the Printing Arts Company, Indianapolis, and john H. Thompson, the photographer. Especially do we wish to express our gratitude for the co-operation of Emma DeWitt Vories, Elizabeth Overstreet, Alice Thompson and Enid McCaslin, the artists, and the contribution of Mrs. C. E. Goodell in gathering material for the Alumni Section. Fred M. Robertso Editor-in-Chief F ern M cGuire B usmess Manager TI fniia mtt IN no Edin if QEDK. i -1. gllig, .......,.....-14.............,,...-......,,,A..1 .. - -..... ..1,.,.,-,..-...,.- .N ..,, ....- .. .--gl, .,,.,..4 . -1,A,,1 A, ,A I -Q-nf-f -f., V 'I "" '-'-1-1 .-1.-4.1, . .- - ., THE afomawacora my ' THE 1921 ALMANACK STAFF X Top row-Theodosia Beasley, Harry Bitter, 'Paul Mozingo, Naomi Mullendore, Howard Myers, Roscoe Freeman, Grace McArthur. Bottom row-Russell Spear, Helen Bailey, Fred Robertson, Helen Constable, F George Cady, Fern McGuire QQMTHE A-MMANAQK, 1 . Y Y . Y gn' "W 'Y ' I --Q ffgvhl QW CQ Mm G QQ T1-1 AIIJMANACIC. 21 PHI DELTA THETA - FOUNDED: MIAMA UNIVERSITY, 1848 COLORS AZURE AND ARGENT FLOWER: WHITE CARNATION PUBLICATIONS: USCHROLIJ' AND "PALLADIUM" INDIANA DELTA CHAPTER George Butler Roscoe Freeman Clayton Benjamin Yandell Cline Leland Clark - John Graham I Harry Hatten William Bridges Harvey Allison Earl Pike Chelsea 'Pruitt Clinton Wainscott Robert Myers Paul Mozingo Howard Robinson Gerald Branigin Donald Smith William DeLaney Gilbert Best Pleasant Huffman, john Bergen George Banta David Forsythe Roger Branigin Harry Gilmore William Morris Norbert Kelly Hallie Hamilton I 1 FRANKLIN COLLEGE QM Q QT 1LANiQL1N GQ T? M7237 F X , ,, 5 f 1 K. X , ,A I 4 3 4 1' b ,LJ , 1 i X If vu V XXI -J G, 4 Y :D 'TY ?4 E 'Y-F' K .-lr' flfsx' f 'R' 119 K 19 TI-IE ALMANACIL lgzg SIGMA ALPHA EPSILON FOUNDED: UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA, 1856 COLORS ROYAL PURPLE AND OLD GOLD FLOWER: PUBLICATIONS: 'IRECORDQ' "PI-II ALPHA" INDIANA ALPHA CHAPTER Jean Waldo Olaf N augle Paul Merrill Rhiel Vandiver ' Hugh Lowery George' Mattingly Clarence Cox Earl Campbell Robert Record Leslie Hays Lloyd Cook Forest Wood Charles Farmer Gerald Ross Frank Beck Brayton Smoot Established 1892 Glen F linn John Throckmorton Joe Campbell Ruben Merrill William Mullendore Lewis Merrill Loy Montgomery Lyman McClain Raymond Kelly David Bunnell Russell Spear Maurice D. Fields Paul Foxworthy George Cady , Bruce Bowen VIOLET P1933 'FRANKLIN COLLEG E123 Egg i P LEE G rwfiig if-fu - VA- sa' ,'.-4.131 :QA ,...-,u,,......,,.,,.v. -...-. L.- f -..... .,... , ,, , Q9 i 'rr-IE AOLMANIACIC gg KAPPA DELTA RI-IO FOUNDED: MIDDLEBURY COLLEGE, 1905 COLORS: YALE BLUE AND PRINCETON ORANGE FLOWER-: PUBLICATION: "SCROLL'l Fred Chambers Ralph Underwood Charles Corbin ' Fred Robertson Kenneth Tomlinson Hugo Gale john Bynum A Harry Bitter Harry Bailey Theo Sharp Willie Kingsolver Joseph McClure john Barnett john F ornwald INDIANA ALPHA CHAPTER Established 1919 Stanley Schenck Ellsworth Yarian Royce Kinnick Raymond Conley Claude Acton Robert Handley Elvin Barnett Richard Sampson Mark Waggener Stanley Strohl Curtis Dils Ralph Thurston Carl Schlaudt Arnold Vaught Harold Harding RED ROSE 1 QQ IFRANKLIN CULLEGE, 21 122 ! QQ lm 123 Q EQQ I CQQMMQ gig WLTHE QEQQ -f-f!f ' 'V -- f- - -f' ' - ':,- ,fy , QKFPQANIQLIN CMMS GE 125 4 , V.- ...,.,.....,......,.......-...,.,.,..........L-.,.............L ,,.:..,.,.h.i,,i5....,f.,..,.... J. -H-.1 ,---.- ,..,....1,:,.-.M-....-1if-H--1-M-..m.,Q---..f..5.,.....-..-..,.., , .... Q9 THE ALMAETXCK, jpg PI BETA PHI FOUNDED: MONMOUTH COLLEGE, 1867 COLORS WINE AND SILVER BLUE FLOWER: WINE CARNATION PUBLICATION: "ARROW" INDIANA ALPHA CHAPTER Helen Glessner Blanche Vlfhite Ruth Webb Ellen Payne Gladys Rudd Opal Wright Francis Klyver Helen Carter Jeanette Zeppenfeld Inez Webb Mildred Mickel Bethel Webb Mildred Parker Ruth Cook Helen Jeffry Carol Meiks Mary Purviance Mildred Byers Established 1888 Georgia Belle Scott Earlyne Houghland Catherine Casady Clarine Kelly Helen Haig Ethel Thurston Helen ' Bailey Lillian Henderson Elsie Ensley Grace McArthur Mary Beard Mary Elizabeth Branaham Marjorie Young Mary Huckleberry Mable Pruitt Lois Williams Doris jackson Q jfr' ANKLIN COLLEGE lay Wi m M WK QQ QLff1 QEG TQ ... ..... - 2 -- 4., ..,4...i,,,-4......,.4-.Q ,,.-.,.,...z..3:,'.Kf...M.,.....J.. .-, f.,z:,,:-rl - ff I"----.-fs , f' Q93 A N C E225 1 Q E125 X . , . w Q EQXTH pg , 3 QQXQF Q 15 ' 1 1 , , , --- 6- W., , -..M V ,...1- ,... V - - ,.... ,.....-.Q ,.f,1,r...... ..1.....o.,-.f,-...f.... ,A -4 :f .f-:-'- y----.--w -.-.........,........-.....,........-......Y- -.......-..... -- -- - A N, Still TI-IE ALMANACIL pg I f DELTA DELTA DELTA ' FOUNDED: BOSTON UNIVERSITY, 1888 COLORS: SILVER, GOLD AND BLUE FLOWER PANSY ' PUBLICATION: HTRIDENTH INDIANA DELTA ZETA CHAPTER Harriet McFarren Margaret Mullendore Ruth Core Charlotte, T arleton Margaret Williams Mary Miller Louise Cooperider Treva Norton Doris Deer Lucile Catron y Martha Forsythe Marian Chard Enid McCaslin Ina Blair Established 1912 . Marian Ross Naomi Mullendore Lucille Ragsdale Vivian Wooden Mildred Scott Florence Merrill Dorothy Huffman . Agnes White Anna Margaret Whitesides Agnes Spear Dorcas Mills Glennie Vandiver Kathleen Kelly Mary Belle Hougham .S I IQ IRANKLIN COLLEGE HI I T' MN QQDXNTJHE Egg I 1 3 WW if T7 F-WW? I A 1 Qi THE ALLMANACIQ pg IOTA PSI NU 4 EOUNDED: FRANKLINHCOLLEGE, 1913 y LOLORSQ MONGOL YELLOW, EMERALD GREEN AND FLOWER: LILY OF THE VALLEY Nelle Davis Ruth Beck Margaret Lewis Una Houk Rita Ross Fern Teagardin C'ADale Crabbs Revene Rinehart Alice Roberts Theodosia Beasley Edna Smith Bertha Caffyn CHAPTER ROLL at Norma Merrill Mary Graham Inez Owen Lavina Schlenker Sabra Cather Donna Smoot Helen Constable Mary Lewis Fern McGuire Florence Rolfe' Charlotte Trout Practically all the active members of Iota Psi Nu and .eighteen alumni were initiated into the Psi Chapter of Delta Zeta, which was installed June 11 and 12. . The Delta Zeta chapter of Delta Delta Delta gave an announcement party for the new sorority at the home of Mrs. A. A. Alexander on the afternoon of June 12. Delta Zeta was organized at Miami University Oct. 24, 1902. The colors are olil rose and nile green, and the flower is pinh roses It has on its roll twenty -two chapters. i 4' WHITE 15 FRANKLIN coLLEEGE Q23 K r Q SM E AQMMANACK E I , Q55 , 133 ' A - .... . .--H-.4.....,--....,i,..ui..L...-i..-..,.-.a.A,....a...u..-..a...4..+:-ug,,,ff.:....-a.b4-.-4.,,.....-.-..,... -A. .-4 :: ,.y-f T '-..,1..5,L.-..,..-4-3,3gifafhngabuhh-LM-A.,-:4,,k.,a,d-A.-H., ,4,,,,.., .,1 Egg 1 . 1' . gi p"-51 gf KHP . ,1 X JQQQANKLIN Q0 LMS GELKQEQ lg amiwfawa lie gag il 1 PAN-HELLENIC COUNCIL Helen Bailey, Margaret Williams, Theodosia Beasley, Inez Owen ' Opal Wright, Agnes White u QC?2lQl,,elFRANIiillIN C ,Of V r L fl X Egg W I i . 15A VAQA H ,- ,,.. V H ' " P V 'V '-vv S f "x, wa' "af Y w' . . 2 ' , ' E f af M N' ' 136 . , ' 4' ixdx--fy V W -V , T, 44 W: . A --WX A LM O MARCH fwmx. PNHY JUBHE fR ,N fafg HMQM 'W4u ffqw A KV W fQfIiL1N KQV L. A 1 XXX LQ 1 X ' 2,2 gf-4 - J 137 - Yr.. M . . -.Kea-:ev-f,, ....-,-., ..,., A -. . , ,fn ,,-- .., -K..-. Q-. ,,, ,, , , H , , , , Nu, x 19 THE ALMANACIL gg ALMANACK CALENDAR, 1921 September 15-E they, are doing. Upper classmen look happy and important. September 16-The Seniors, Juniors and erstwhile Freshmen register with great dignity. Freshmen try to acclimate themselves and make it appear that going away to college is an everyday affair in their lives. veryone arrives. The Freshmen register though few realize what September 17+School begins in earnest. Freshmen begin to realize the difference between high school and college. A number of the unluckier ones get lost and searching parties are sent out. September 19-President's reception. Opportunity of looking over the new Profs. Vote taken as to which one will win in a beauty contest. Result-confused. September 23-Rev. Pettinger speaks in chapel. Attendance and attention very good-its early in thexyear-Freshmen haven't learned the ways of colle e 8' life. September 25-Y. W. Spread, lots to eat-enough to fill that aching void-capacities lvary. September 30-Church social for the college students. . Everyone attended. Rumors of refreshments draw more than flies. . ff-X' t S sm ji 'X A . as 125 , xl L cg t .sv ..-. 1, 7- 'l-A, , 1, V fi' g wwf' X 'Di 3 1 ' . , 1 l 0 , 1 O .3 C my 4 - Q 9 Q95 FRANKLIN COLLEGE- , I 19 THE ALMANACIL 21 - .JJ October 2-Freshmen class meetin - l t g e ec ion of officers. Seniors ultimatum-rules and regulation of conduct read to them. Greeted with applause OJ Foolish Freshmen vote for war., Y. W. in't' t' . Th 1 13 1on e one peaceful event in school October 3-Defiant Freshmen are ducked in the pool-notwithstanding lively demon- strations of disapproval on the part of the victims. The Dorm girls take to fantastic "Sis Hopkins" coiffures and Haunt ribbons of Erin-go-Braugh shade. October 4-Franklin beats Purdue, 14-14. October 7-No school according to Harvey Allison. Big celebration and snake dance in Castle Hall. Prof. Sherwood entertains his History majors. October ,8-Harvey explains to Prexy that he didn't need any authority to declare a college holiday ,CRD And it won't hurtghim any if anyone does think that he is a college president himself. October 9-Franklin beats Hanover, 76-O. Zip gets his shoulder hurt. October 10-S. A. E. party at Red Mills. f'Spud" runs his car into the ditch. He wants to know "How'd it all happen?" We do, too. Music for the party furnished by the howling mob. Miss Morgan thinks that she is in a bunch of fra ving maniacsj Creal sportsj . October 14-First college movie, "The World Aflamef' Extra date night excites everybody. October 15+Rain. October 16-Rain. October 17-Rain. October 22-Phi Delt Parent's Day. October October 24- 23-New dorm girls appear decorated in same soft shade of green. Mary Huck and Miss Mutt swipe a bill poster on which there is a striking likeness of Fatty Arbuckle. Strange the taste of some otherwise re- spectable seniors. Everyone loves a fat man, yes? October 27- October 28 Freshman decorated cat adorns the crest of the chapel piano. College movies again '4Bill A erson's Bo " General' comment t'It - . pp y. , was punk." . A October 29- October 31-Hallowe'en mask at the dormitory. Parties arenit being done Webster Hallowe'en party. g this year. 1,14 "K J gl uvv lll 7 0 ug Ll i,tMw ,, l Q4 -. 1 I l Aff? f -if 73 QV Q 5 . .- Qfilgi RANKL N comm El 21 1- - f v Y Y 19 -THE ALMANA CK Leg November 3-The DePauw game. Mud galore. Referee's white shirt used as towel by mudded players, for' short time only. Finally DePauw wins 7-O. Thurs- X ton makes a hitg for further information ask the driver. November 6-Minstrel show makes a profound impression on audience. One kind with some and yet another variety with others. Faculty divided. . November 9-"A Pair of jacksv presented. S. A. E. initiation. November 11-College movie. Wallace Reid in "The Valley of the Giants." Great excitement among the girls. f'Isn't he a dream?" November 13-Pan-Hellenic party for women of the college. The older girls hardly dare to speak to the freshmen. Not that they didn't Want to exactly. Pep meetingin chapel preparatory to the Wabash game. November 14-Bonfire and big pep meeting. McDermott gives the college a new song. November 15-Lots of pep. Big parade convincing Indianapolis that Franklin "Can and Will." Score ---? CSoft musicj November 17-Human fly climbs the court house. Even the Profs attend. Silver collection taken up from those who couldn't change places in the crowd fast enough. p 7 V November 21-First Franklin fall festival. Class stunts in chapel. juniors bring down house with clever makeups., Franklin beats Butler, 14-O. All frats hold open house. College dinner-lots of speeches and what is more to the point Flots of food. November 25-College movies. Charles Ray in "The Eggcrate Wallopf' November 26fThanksgiving vacation. " '. f"4fS.4- f.',f'Q" W 'veto' r 'Ml .Lt K itat EM 'gl 'W' um X" Ti'-i ' . 1. -i ! N- . ll 4 'V og., 4 U l f' Q V Q., QSC 5 1 RANKLIN CQLLEG E 23,7 140 Q9 THE ADLIVIANKCIC' pg December 1-School again. Energy. I December 2-Delta Delta Delta Alliance gives Katch a Cootie Cor Katch a Card. or Katch a Coldj. Everybody mystified by Harvey Allison's magic stunt. December 3-Ditto. December 8+Rush week begins. All girls much excited and flustrated. Boys enjoy from the side lines--mostly. December 9-Dramatic club gives "A Pair of jacks." A good show, but poor crowd V ' -in quality. Chas. Farmer very good in part peculiarly adapted to him- especially one speech. December 10-Tri Delt Rush Party. CMush party.j December 11-Psi Nu Rush Party. QPlush party.j December 12-Pi Phi Rush Party. CSlush party.j December 13-Lucky pledge day-everybody happy. "We got all we wanted." "Do you know what some one told me?" Psi .Nu jollification at Dr. White- sides. Pi Phi cookie shine at Bailey's and the Delta shindig at Tarlton's. fThat's what would have happened if what did happen hadnlt happened., December 14-The college chorus performs. Splendid. Well done. Come again. December 16-Dorothy Phillips in "Destiny." College movie. December 18-Y. M. and Y. W. joint Christmas meeting. December 19-We all go home. Lots of sob stuff. Good-bye. N 'Q 55 ' Q-Tii fr QB" QELMOE , . , .-,gg -' YOW- - - V-7 ' fi' " f 4 Z -1.-v-"" FX 5 . . - 2525.4 1 nn! , xi" 4 gil' ,ix F i K IN COL mar: 21 QXQFRANL - L. January 5-We begin to return. Lots of mush in the halls. Franklin a good old place after all. January 6-Franklin beats Central Normal, 59-8. We can play basket ball anyway ,January 9-DePauw beats us 30-10. A senior girl appears in f'Spud's" sweater and seemingly is surprised at result. Congratulations, 4'Spud"I January 12-Wehear Montraville Wood and find out how ignorant we are. January 13-College movies again. Frank Keenan in "The Master Man." January 14-Report from the Student Volunteer Convention. John gets so fussed he forgets that he is to makeia speech and falls down stairs. 1 January 15-Dorm girls go to the movies to learn to be "A Widow by Proxy." Stu- dents say they will support the Almanack. January 17-Hanover-Franklin game, 16-52. ' A V January 18-"Zero" goes to church. Yes, really, showered with Glory. January 19-Mary Huck takes a mud bath. Though not according to plan. January 20-Students vote on League of Nations. Girls in contest to see which can fall down stairs the most successfully. Ross Freeman and Mutt Ross the heroes. ' January 21-Exams begin. .Oh ye trig exam. The freshmen will never forget thee. January 22-More exams, and mud-much worry. January 23-Some more ditto. Franklin beats Indiana Dentals, 44-16. Rumors there is to be a 'N ack. Senior bluff makes hit. January 24-Martinsville High School vs. Franklin High School. Overtime game. Local school wins,.32-41. Real high school pep. January 28-F ire. Class attendance suffers. January 29-The G. O. P. organize. January 30-Franklin beats State Normal, 42-23. Co-ed edition of f'The Franklin" appears. The best ever. NA sXN T . LF- . : Aeghwiga X f I ETQ6 Z ' '- 34 5 5' ' - Q X tw . 1 ' , znyviw ,e 19.27,-U fv ,glgfxv . W Zl- FRANKLIN COLLEG EQ I 142 - Q9 THE. ALMANACK gpg February 3+Schmidt sisters from Indianapolis give recital under the auspices of Y W. We b t B ' ' ' ea utler. The F rankhn traditions get lost and the college bell does not ring. Press Club' hears Mellott of Indianapolis. D February 5-Y. M. C. A. Tag Day. Pride wins over purse. February 6-Franklin beats Rose Poly 45-10. Pi Phis entertain for basket ball . b . . - oys in fratermty hall Ross Freeman stars as poster artist February 10 First of the new series of tery Man February 12 Bill Carnahan en library February 13 Betty says Hello to Prof Beyl in answer to roll call Such IS levity college movies Wallace Reid in The Lot tertalns freshmen girls Allison cuts up in the SCDIOF February 14 How many valentines did you get? February 19 A Pair of jacks again by Wigs and Queues Same jokes no variety College mov1e I-Iaudin in the most hair l1ft1n blood curdhn mo 16 February 24 g g V But never fear everything turned out alright CVCF February 27 P1 Phi s 1n1t1ate Mary Huck February 28 Delta Delta Delta and Iota Psi Nu 1n1t1ate Congratulations for everybody GBA HA RAD rw as EWG' Z NJN ru-If QQLFRANKL N COLLE E gig -P n- ' 'A r X X I 2 H U 4, ' I - ' -11" "" C ll lf , 5, I lull' '.4-Lf - . f , .I . I A I ' H 1 X " 2 7 ,, U I- . 5:1 I f A ' n A 2' g 5 ,,.i2i-3. . ip 5 ,t YYY. Y ' - "5 I V -Y -I ' i I - I 143C 1 C IA 19 TI-IE ALMANACKQ lgzg M arch 2-S. A. E.'s give formal dinner. The most elaborate party given in Frank- lin in many moons. March 4-Franklin gets Butler's scalp and so wins the I. C. A. L. championship. M arch 5-Sectional high school tournament played in college gym. Everyone claims a home team-or two. 1 March 13-Pi Beta Phi initiation. March 16-Some kind, considerate friend sees to it that Miss Morgan gets informa- tion on "How to Reduce." March 17-Pledges ride the Phi Delta Theta goat. M arch 18-Prof. Beriault brings more Indianapolis talent to give program. Benefit Y. W. ' March 19-College dinner. .I. C. A. L.-Cup arrives and is presented to team. M arch 21-Y. W. cabinet entertains Y. M. cabinet at Dr. and Mrs. Powell's-taffy ' pull. March 22-Exams. March 23-Exams. M arch 24-Exams. March 25-Everybody goes home. M arch 27-Phi Delt party. April 10-Freshmen take senior table in hand at dormitory. Slight confusion. Fresh- men hard pressed for eats. Conflict victorious. A pri! 21-We goto press. W '5oME lg I l f Jbsl ' mill x I i' at gf-x A T ,I ' f . I4 '.'. i l.c.A,l- X .I Q - s f X 'AML f ,Ag . l . 1320 215214 r 1 - " f ' ' fl l f. 5 P I' V 1 , .5 A- it I A 4:e:2.,-'-'ff- ' ' .1 1 TT qfifsf 0' f I la'll g - 5 P' . - 4 V GE.-. 4 Q " ' gr I I N - K . - fi' N ,-T fx' fi .., gy, 1' vom! 41l , ' A 19 f'RANKL1NcoLLEGr:l1iy Q9 'rl-IE ALMAN'A'c'1c gp FRANKLIN FALL FROLIC Several new traditions have been established in Franklin College this year, and among them perhaps the most important is that of the annual Franklin Fall Frolic, wh1ch.was held for the first time November 21. Invitations were sent out to all alumni and an effort was made to reach as many former students as possible and to bring them back for the event. The entire affair was a decided success. The .festivities began in the morning at chapel when an extended session was held, during which music was furnished by the college band and stunts were given by the different classes. These stunts were full of pep and originality, but perhaps the one that carried off thehonors was that of the Juniors who impersonated differ- ent members of the faculty. No one in chapel that day will ever forget Roscoe Free- man's appearance in the attire which properly belonged to the dean of women, Pro- fessor Stella W. Morgan, and his clever impersonation of her. It drew the most up- roarious applause and laughter of anything which has happened in the old hall in many years. A picture of Mr. Freeman in the attire he wore for the impersonation appears elsewhere in this book. A number of new traditions were proposed by Professor R. C. Roberts and passed upon by the Student Council during the morning session. Among these was the limiting of the privilege of ringing the college bell in case of athletic victories to the Senior class, providing also that the Seniors will toll the bell in case-of signal defeats, especially at the hands of Butler. Another tradition wasthat of the junior class assuming the custodianship of the rock on the campus near the sundial and handing it down to the coming junior class as a part of the May Day exercises. The afternoon was taken up by the Franklin-Butler game which enabled the first performance in keeping with the new traditions to be that of ringing the bell, not tolling it. . Dinner was served during the evening in Recreation Hall in honor of the alumni. At the dinner, class yells and songs, musical numbers, and speeches by prominent alumni were given. ' Students and alumni alike were convinced that the day fulfilled its purpose- that of creating a more effective and a closer association between students and alumni of the college. H THE COLLEGE DINNER . The Eighty-Sixth Annual Founders' Day Dinner was given in Recreation Hall Friday evening, March 19. The attendance of students was larger than usual and a splendid spirit of boosting for Franklin marked the entire evening's festivities. A program was given consisting of musical selections by the Franklin College Male Quartet and the Women's Glee Club. Speeches were made by Professor C. H. Hall, Dean H. N. Sherwood, Professor R. C. Roberts and President C. E. Goodell for part of the faculty on the program, and the various classes were represented. by the following men: Gerald F. Branigin, Roscoe Freeman, Lloyd Cook and William Mullendore. , , One special feature of the program was Professor Roberts' presentation of the I. C. A. L. cup to the Franklin College basketball team for the winning of the cham- pionship for the season just closed. Earl Pike received the token for the team, amid the cheers of the entire company present. D A . U E The last number on the program was the Pres1dent's'address 1n.wh1ch he gave definite outlines of the plans for a greater Franklin which is in sight in the next. few years. Lantern slides were shown, giving clear views of the proposed buildings. The President's speech was enthusiastically received by the audience, and the stu- dents left the hall inspired with the anticipation of the Franklin which is to be in the near future. x ANR IN CGLLEGE C 21 QLFR . L - JIU ff, Hx n fb A A E935 pg f 5, 35 ? ' I . g - D ?i Z 'I , 1 ga , el ' Gi - 1-Xfxii 'W' orskixxumzrkii XYZ-7 cm ak fgbll me Vex Xxvxa XQOOX Yxke, XXQXCXI, CMA, Yo. bv? " , Q 1 146 Q9 THE ALMANACIC 'Egg YE OLDEN TIME 'Dedicated TO DR. BARNETT WALLACE The oldest living teacher, The oldest living Alumnus. "Let me put you in mind, if you forget, What you have been ere now." UUR OCTOGENARIANS DR. BARNETT WALLACE e REV. WM. ELGIN REV. ALBERT OGLE "Grow old along with me! The best is yet to be, The last of life, for which the first was made, Our times are in His hand, Who saith, a whole I planned, Youth shows but half, trust God, See all, nor be afraid." Q6 FRANKLIN COLLE 1125 147 ' L 5 , 19 THE ALMANACIL pg DR. BARNET T WALLACE Franklin, Indiana Age, 83 years . Born December 20, 1836, Jefferson County, Indiana. District schools until '-53, then Preparatory Department of Franklin College. Graduated A. B. in 1860. Three years later received M. A. Taught three terms in district schools during college course. Student teacher and four years teacher after graduation, '60 and '64. Graduated ' in School of Medicine in Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, "67. One year at Bellview, N. Y., one term in Philadelphia Poly- technicg also matriculating in Hanneman Medical College in 1892, New York Medical College, 1910. Practiced in Franklin since 1867. Treasurer of Franklin College, 1864-1909. Member of the Baptist Church since 1848. ' , The reminiscences which we are asked to furnish for this Annual may well cen- ter mostly about the iirst brick building erected by the institution. This was first considered in 1841, but it was not finished until 1847, about the time the Madison 81 Indianapolis Railroad reached Franklin. The first train is believed to have steamed into the village August 27, 1847. This building which is now the north wing of the main building was originally planned to have each of the three stories divided into twelve rooms, with cross halls running throughuithe center the entire length and width of the building. This was modified before completion by converting the southeast section of rooms and the adjoining north and south hall of the third story into a chapel. A cupola 14 feet square was built over the center of'the building, in which the then new bell was , 19 FRANKLIN COLLEGEIEQZY Q gait THE ALMANA CK hung, the same that now hangs mostly silent in the tower above the front entrance to the main building. The upper part of the roof of the building, the width of the cupola, was Hat, and was accessible by the stairway leadin t th l fl Th ' ' around the Hat roof d g up o e cupo a oor. ere was no railing . . , an a near tragedy occurred one day, when two students getting into a scuffle on this roof, one of -them lost his balance and toppled over. Fortunately lgiilgcillgeg against one of the row of chimneys down near the eaves andwas rescued re . Two long rooms the width of the cupola, 14 feet, were finished in theattic. These were assigned to the two literary societies then existing in the institute, the north one to the Ciceronian, and the south to the Demosthenian. These two societies were later combined into the Union Literary Society, which we think occupied the north or former Ciceronian hall. About 1852, certain members growing dissatisfied about something, withdrew from the Union Literary Society and organized the Peri- clesian Society, which found domicile in the old Demosthenian or south attic hall. The remaining members abandoning the Union Literary Society name organized the Webster Society, which continued to occupy the north attic hall. After the writer's arrival and membership in the Webster Society in 1853, he recalls seeing the old Union Literary Society banner hanging or lying around. ' There was no football, baseball or basket ball games in those days, but we played bullpen and cat and other batting games, and hollered as loud as you do now, and had a good time. I There were no fraternities until the late fifties, and there were no girls in college, and the town boys didn't like it if we paid attention to the town girls, and so there was plenty of energy lying around loose for college pranks and tricks. It may suffice if we record two or three of these. One -zero winter night the bell up in the cupola was turned and propped, open end up, and filled with water. Next morning the' janitor's efforts to summon all to the chapel service, with which the day's work 'was then ushered in, were unavailing, for the clapper could not clap in a bell full of solid ice. Generally each year's new comers furnished one or more of the fresh or smart aleck class of students who seemed ,to other students to need some instruction not provided for in the classrooms. We recall the ,case of one young man who was in the habit of walking into other fellow's rooms without knocking and who had a pen- chant for helping himself to hair oil, which was a common toilet article for young men of that period. "Bears Oil" we recall was one of the favorite labels on the hair oil bottles. So some of the other boys secured a mixture with which the hair oil bottle in one of their rooms was filled and set in its usual place. joe came in and took the bait, pouring a liberal amount of the supposed oil in his palms, he rubbed it well into his hair when presto, the comb would not take hold, the hair was matted tight. The other fellows were sympathetic about his having got the. wrong bottle, and in making suggestions for removing the stuff, all of which were fruitless. Finally some one said there's only one thing that will remove it, viz., tickly cumpas, 'and that could be had at the store of Simon Moore, the leading druggist of the town at .that time. Mr. Moore was wise, and having heard the young man's request, he quietly said, I'm entirely out of it. We need not pursue the story farther, except to say that joe became a prominent lawyer in the capital of one of the middle western states and ' ecided merit. a Wrhlsle in the Christian Messenger, the Baptist paper for Indiana in the 1840's, some interesting items. Here are two of them: In the'September 1, 1843, issue, the college secretary announces that board and lodging can be had as low as 75 centshper week, and that for 81.00 per week, meals ' most an ouse 1n own. and Ill? f:J2f:1f0lb?2rhgi,al8146, papeili President G. C. Chandler asks friends to call on him at the old stand on Log Cabin Ridge. X ll-QQ , O G 21 Q9 TFRANKLQIN C LLB Elf .J El E f acie 129 A -1 l l l WILLIAM ELGIN ' Akron, New York, age 82 years . Student at Franklin College, 1859-1862, member Periclesian Literary Society, private and postmaster 70th Indiana Volunteer Infantry, August, 1862 to December, 1863, chaplain, 14th United States Colored Infantry, january, 1863 to May, 1865, student Rochester Theological Seminary, September, 1865-1868. Pastor South Street Baptist Church, Indianapolis, January, 1869 to June, 1871, Knowlesville, N. Y., July, 1871 to May, 1873, Dearborn Street and Emmanuel Churches, Buffalo, June, 1873 to February, 1876, East Toledo, Ohio, March, 1876 to October, 1877, corres- ponding secretary, New York Baptist Union and Minister of Edu- cation, january, 1878 to June, 1882, Superintendent Missions, Indi- ana Baptist State Convention, August, 1882 to October, 1884, pas- tor Hilton, N. Y., November, 1,884 to December, 1888, Akron, N. Y., January, 1889 to December, 1899, supply work, January, 1900 to- 1908, retired 1908, after fifty years in the ministry, -after bap- tizing about 600 converts and organizing three new churches. gag rf 2 Q Q91 THE ALMANACIC QQQ REMINISCENCE OF WM. ELGIN I The call for reminiscence of my Franklin College days are voicings more swift than any wireless message, back to the scenes of sixty-one years ago, when I first be- came a student in 'fDear Old Franklin." For a few moments I was very happy, yet only for a few, for when I began to call, "Ho boys, where are you?" and only four voices rresponded, I began to feel very lonely-deeply moved by the fact that so few of the Old Boys" before the Civil War, remain. But when I heard again that inimit- able laugh of "Al Oglei' ring out, I, "Old Elgin," came to myself once more and did avow that I was really there and if Ogle tried to plunge me in the ditch full of water along side the railroad track as he did once in student days, I would surely "duck" nimiagaln, or at least try to do so, feeble as I am. But now to a somewhat formal reminiscence of my college days. I entered Franklin College in January, 1859. My first duty was to see President Bailey. Accordingly I went to his home with Mr. Burton. We were met at the door by the queenly "Mother Bailey," the president's wife. She told us that we would find the president in the barn. Going hither we found him seated on a stone milking a cow. I couldn't express my joy at this discovery, for I had gone in the greatest trep- idation, -to find a college president a specimen of the Genus Homo upon which I had never yet looked. Behold, I found this six feet, four inches, two hundred pounds, human specimen, just human and engaged in one of the tasks that had been one of my own dirty occupations for many years. I felt myself drawn at once to that com- manding personality, as a child drawn to a father and his attraction for me has never been lost through all these years. A I cannot recall striking episodes in my student life, but the benefits derived from these days, as the result of the associates with faculty and students, are many indeed. I recall President Bailey and his little band of teachers, viz.: Prof. Bailey, the president's brother, Professors Brumback and Hougham and Tutors Furgason and Wallace, the latter 'a worthy lifelong resident of Franklin. ...Of the student body there was a group of us: john Craft Cabout the fairest, kinduest, purest man I ever knewj, Perry Sanders, Noah Harper, J. K. Howard, O. M.- Merrick and Albert Ogle, whom I shall never forget. We were seven there 'fwe are sevenv still, now, and forever. My association with these, my college mates, brought, me measures of pleasure such as no earthly scales can weigh and friendships that even death cannot break. , ' ' - ' Not meaning to be partial, let me add that no class going out from the institution in all of its history, has made a larger contribution to the cause for which the college stands, than this-'little group itself. With a single exception, no other graduate of our dear old alma mater has made a more valuable or larger contribution to Baptist inter-A ests in Indiana than has that member of this same group of seven. The' excep- tion to which I refer did not belong to our group of seven, and was W. T. Stott, a sun that rose above us all a.nd through nearly three score years shed its warmth upon our lives, to bless and to cheer. 1 At the close of my stay in college, an event occurred which shook the very .life of the institution, and sent it staggering towards that .long suspension which soon fol- lowed. I refer to that memorable agonizing cry which our Government sent out for men just after commencement in 1862-a. cry which the students. and teachers in Franklin College were not slow to hear and to heed-your humble friend being one of them. ' I therefore find it to be no more than is due to the college that we consider for -a ' h' b t ' rt. - - ' ' . T IS came a ou in pa t h tr1but1on towards helping save the Union 0 . . , zriollelzllgc, vxfillecflolgfompany "IH, 70th Indiana Regiment was enlisted in this town and fi T RANKLIN COLLEGE, 21 '151 Qfllj, THE ALMANACK, 21 vicinity, with fully one-fourth of its members students of this institution-this fact leaving the college so reduced that it soon had to be suspended. The most active and efficient worker in this work of enrolling volunteers was T. J. Morgan, with his class- mates, whom we all delight to honor-G. W. Grubbs an easy second. Hence it was only just that T. J. Morgan became first lieutenant of the company, while his friend and our friend Grubbs was soon to be honored in being asked to become secretary to Colonel Harrison, and later still to be made major of the 42nd Colored Infantry, while Stephen Dungan, teacher of music in the college, became second lieutenant of the com- pany. As to the writer of these notes, his reward came in being recommended by a majority of the officers and by many of the men for appointment as chaplain of the regiment, yet not being an ordained minister-but only licensed-he was found to be ineligible for this honor. However, the good Colonel Harrison did not forget this action of his men, but three days after entering Uthe enemy's country" called our friend to his tent, and commissioned him regimental postmaster, a position of no small respon- sibility and labor, which he was enabled to fill for sixteen months to the satisfaction of nearly all, both officers and men. When. I left the war, I bore with me a commenda- tion from Colonel Harrison of my good character and faithfulness as a soldier and a commendation from Colonel Morgan, praising the good record I had made as chap- lainQ These two documents are among my choicest possessions. In the fall of 1863 when the Government began to arm the ex-slaves, Lieutenant Morgan was one of the first to pass examination required of all who sought commis- sions in the colored regiments. Having received his commission as lieutenant-colonel, he was ordered from Nashville to Galatin, Tenn., under orders to organize a colored regiment. This he proceeded' to do and soon having this task almost finished, he asked Colonel Harrison for the 70th Indiana Regiment, to recommend his postmaster, your humble servant to the Secretary of War for appointment as chaplain of the 3rd U. S. Colored Infantry. In about three weeks my commission came, and with it a three weeks' furlough, that I might return north to be ordained as a fully eligible clergyman. Returning south I at once began my work-the third man in the United States to be commissioned chaplain for one of those black regiments. My duties as such were to look after both the religious and educational interests of these men just out of sla- very. I accordingly became both preacher and school teacher of my regiment, and see- ing that we "boys" had left our white comrades, and gone into the new and risky work, in order to utilize this vast element, so as to save as manyjas possible of our neighbors at home from having to enlist, we thought we were doing a patriotic and humanitarian service, yet strange to say, it almost ostracized us at first, both at home and in the army, but we "stood to our guns" and soon won out. Our chief aim, however, was to make these dark men--dark not only of skin, but of mind-intelligent and efficient soldiers. Accordingly one of my first duties as chaplain was to find out the educational status of the men. This I did by making a Hsurveyv-yes, that was the word to use even then-to find out how many had any education. Out' of one thousand men, I found only ten who even knew their letters, and just three who could read even a l1t- tle. I accordingly formed the first sergeants into a class, and after starting them to spell and read, had them form classes and go to teaching their comrades. Thus in six months' time we had three hundred. able to read the New Testament, and 1n.a year?s time we had 700 able to read the newspapers. I had also taught them arithmetic, geography, writing, etc., and given them some knowledge of the Government and their duties as citizens. As to their efficiency as soldiers, let General George H. Thomas, "Old Pap," the great commander of the Army of the Cumberland, speak. All through one year of training and engaging in several hard fights, General Thomas--himself an old slaveholder-had shown deep interest in these dark comrades, often riding a mile from his headquarters over to our camp to witness our dress parade- and even to ad- dress the sergeants. How well do I remember how his words thrilled Colonel Morgan 9 FRANK N COLLEGE Q Q9 'ITI-IE ALMANJ fcrc and myself, we feeling that our reward h - - back of us at dress parade the evening Incclfbcibmfhziet biailileasoilxellsihuldlm bf hose just General Cullum, his chief of transportation and lon afterwards U Yi d'S pea mg to from Illinois, his words were these: "There, Generzi Cullum is a ile timerifltfellaieluifxlill depend upon to do anything that any regiment in my army can do 5 With this esti- mate of these men as soldiers, please remember that if the 175 ooo of the f slaves whom we helped to make into good soldiers, were drawn up, in files of Zi: htarnnilcfrl each, the files placed three feet apart, the line would extend thirteen miles aid take four hours to march past a given point. And then if you would onl believe me that in the scores of battles in which these men took part not a man to niry knowled e was ever reported as a "Slacker" or failed to stand brav,ely in his place on the ling I am sure you will appreciate them in their work. As a single instance of this take the'First Colored Brigade, Army of the Cumberland, at Nashville, commanded, by our brave Colonel Morgan, in the battle which began next morning after the above words of General Thomas were spoken. I was stationed just in the rear of the line with my band of sixty musicians, as stretcher-bearers in waiting when our line moved against the rebel works. In thirty minutes' time we had driven the enemy from its outer line, forcing him back one-fourth of a mile to his second line, when coming upon im- passible obstructions, our whole line of eighteen hundred men was obliged to fall back, which was ,done in perfect order, yet at a loss of almost one-third of our num- bers in killed and wounded, and yet not a man flinched. And the same was true of the Second Colored Brigade, in the fighting the second day of the battle. So it was also in many other fights wherecolored troops were engaged. And now if you will consider these things rightly you will see how we three of your soldier boys helped to bring a mighty reinforcement to your white brothers in this most critical period of the war. I cannot therefore, pass on from this matter without suggesting that if, after all that, these colored troops did in the late war, there is not an improvement in the treatment of the colored people in our country-a far fuller measure of justice rendered to them- as sglredas there is a God of justice in heaven, a fearful reckoning will surely come to our an . . What we three did however, is by no means all that the "old boys" of this college did. There were others with us such as Captain Larenze Billingsly, for exampleg while in the 70th Indiana and other regiments, there were such noble spirits as the late Col- onel Daniel M. Ransdall, long the honored sergeant-of-arms of the United States Sen- ate, and that bright, clean-souled Lieutenant D. M. Reese, who gave his life at Nash- ville, while leading his company of cavalry belonging to one of our Hoosier regiments. Nor were these all. For there was I. K. Howard, who went through "the 90-day" service at the opening of the War, and Albert Ogle' of the 117th Indiana Volunteer Infantry, and O. M. Merrick of the 118th Volunteers. Isom and Wiley Burton, the latter dying in the service. And then as the peer of these, was he whose name we all delight to honor as the leader of us all--Wm. T. Stott-who as a captain in the 38th Indiana Regiment, rendered a service equal to that of any of us. But imperfect mem- ory and want of space forbid my mentioning others of the loyal sons of "Old Frank- lin" who did equally with those mentioned "their bit" in helping to save the Union. So let us all join in giving all honor to the "Old College" of those days. And now with most cordial greetings to both the old and the young alumni, with profound admiration and gratitude for the great advance made in recent years in the interests of the college, and with the best of all good wishes for its continued and un- ceasing prosperity, I am with you in all best service of 1t. .4 E29 I QKFRANKLIN COLLEGE Sy A13 Q i AL A Q lay ALBERT OGLE Indianapolis, age, 81 years Father of Our President's Wife Born April 10, 1839, near Vevay, Indiana. Franklin College, 1858-1863. Periclesian Literary Society. Member 117th Indiana Volunteer Infantry, Company 2, 1863- 1864. Teacher White Water Academy, Brownstown, Indiana, 1865. Shirtleff Theological Seminary, Upper Alton, Illinois, 1866-1868. Pastor Baptist Church, Mitchell, Indiana, 1868-1871. Pastor Baptist Church, Seymour, Indiana, 1871-1885. Pastor Baptist Church, Franklin, Indiana, 1885-1888. Superintendent of Missions for Baptists of Indiana, 1888-1907. . Treasurer First Baptist Church, Indianapolis, Indiana, 1907- 1919. ' t a rciar c caongag 19 THE A MAN Q33 - L AC rc greg EP REMINISCENCE OF ALBERT OGLE 1 My introduction to Franklin College was in the latter half of the fifties, of the asf Century, dllflng the presidency of Dr. Silas Bailey. The boundaries of the campus were the same then as now, however, it was enclosed by a fence. Pedestrians C.I1f6I'CCl the grOLlndS, not through gates but over stiles sufficientl hi h t k t live stock. There were only two buildings-known as the Uoldl' aid fjhe flerlleillvll' Th ' - ey were Separated from each other by a space of about fifty feet, rrudway of which was locateduthe well with its old wooden pump, which furnished the water supply for the institution. The faculty was small at this time. It was composed of Dr., Bailey,1Pr0fessor Brumback and Professor Hougham. Dr. Wallace and Mr Fergason were aso engaged 'in teaching in the capacity of tutors. Each teacher, however, taught several subjects and heard four or five recitations daily, and yet I make bold to declare that the class room work done then would compare favorably with that done in our bestcolleges today. Dr. Bailey .was a typical college president. He was tall, being six feet or more and was splendidly poised. By his manner and general appearance he evinced a quiet, positive dignity that commanded profound respect in the classroom and else- where. And' yet his personality was so leasin and enial that the most timid P student did not fear to approach him. Neverthiless, vghen occasions required, he could say things so severely striking as to be not soon forgotten. At one time three or four students had been guilty of repeated violations of the college rules. These violations had become so flagrant and defiant that patience had ceased to be a virtue, so the Doctor took occasion one morning at Chapel to give the guilty parties solemn warning, saying among other things: "Young man, you may think I do not know who you are, but I do know, and I will tell you how I know. In the first place I know that such men Qindicating a large number by namel are morally incapable of such conduct, and in the second place'I know that you who carry most of your brains behind your ears are quite capable of tit." Professor Hougham, who held the chair of Chemistry, was a man of ability and high attainments and was thoroughly equipped for his work. He performed it with a tireless energy, whether the task was physical or mental. He owned a farm two or three miles east of town. Early one spring he employed a few students who were anxious to earn a dollar, to help pay their way through college, to assist him in clearing, up a wooded tract which he was preparing for a blue grass pasture. Had one been an early riser he might have seen .the professor on several Saturday mornings, with a squad of young men, equipped with ax and cross-cut saw and a big well-filled lunch basket, rushing afoot to the farm. The work consisted in cutting fallen timber into logs small enough to be carried on hand. spikes by .six men and thrown into heaps to be burned. For whole days at a time the writer has matched his lifting powers against those of the professor Whlle at OPPOSIIC ends of a hand spike with a chunk of a log between 'us. The wagesipald us were twenty-five cents per day, which was considered liberal in those times. We re- turned each evening after sundown and stopped at the Hougham home for dinner. One can imagine with what zest a bunch of hungry young chaps partook of ia country dinner, such as Mrs. Hougham knew so well how to.prepare, especiqljy after living on such food as they were able to prepare in their own rooms. e U 77 Wereflllll tlelgcillfefslin Mathematics was Professor Brumback, and a most thorough and inspiring one he was. In reciting our Geometry, he forbade. any text books . . . - f t l t which he re- belng brought 1nto the room. This same 'standard o mfenha rainglglgs of our dass, uired of his students he imposed upon himself. One o e mem . gvho Shall be designated here by the pseudonym of Mr. Blank, was an oddity. He was b no means 3 bright student, but he possessed a genial nature and also a store of hurl,-lor and dry wit by means of which he often produced merriment for the class gi 'pg A NKL.1Ng CGLLEG E- 21 19 3 -THE F AI-'MANA C K and for the professor as well. At 'one time, when all the class had left the black- board and taken their seats, Blank still stood rubbing his foreheadwith his chalky fingers and gazing intently at a figure he had drawn. After patiently waiting for several minutes, Professor Brumback said, "Blank, have you gotten your boat aground?" Quick as a flash, came the reply in Blank's characteristic droll: "Pro- fessor, I don't know that I've ever had her afloat." Upon another occasion after more than half the class had flunked, the professor lost his patience and, grew sarcastic, saying, "I think when we have gotten through with this text book we shall have enough new propositions and enough new methods of demonstration to get out an entirely new book." "If we do," said Blank "I th' k I , in will be entitled to aiblg share of the profits of the copyright," which remark immediately restored the professor's mental equilibrium. - The only organizations among the students that I remember were two literary societies-The Periclesian and the Webster. The writer was a "Peri." It was the custom of these societies to hold a "public meeting" each spring. These occasions were considered as important events. Special programs were prepared. The faculty and their wives were invited, the boys brought in their girl friends from the town and a social hour was enjoyed at the close of the exercises ' The life of the student body is quite different now from what it wasthen. A period of sixt e h b ' ' ' ' y y ars as rought changes in conditions and customs most of which are ,unquestionably for the better. We had no co-eds., With notable exceptions the .general idea in many sections of the country seemed to be,that women were not capable of mastering those subjects named in the curriculum for men. It was thou ht that if h ' g a woman ad a smattering of French and had some knowledge of instrumental music and fancy needle work and-painting, she had a liberal and finished education. Neither did we have college colors nor yells nor class "sera s " , P but we did have sports. They were not organized, and hende we had no teain contests 'th t d r f ' ' ' W1 s u ents o other colleges. Our games consisted chiefly of wrestling, the broad and high jump, foot races and exploits on the trapeze. We had no other method of amusing ourselves. Occasionally a few of us would conspire to play a practical joke on a fellow student. These jokes, while often embarrassing to the victim, were always harmless. Mention of a single instance will serve to illustrate their nature. In the early autumn of 1859, a most estimable young woman from Michigan came on an extended visit to relatives and friends in Franklin. Later, she was induced to accept the position as teacher of a country school about two miles from town. John Craft, a ministerial student, father of Miss Nettie Craft who is now so highly esteemed by the Franklin people, both as a teacher and as all woman-had become slightly acquainted with this country school teacher. One day he received through the mail a note from her, accepting, what evidently purported to be hisinvitation to attend quite an informal social event, that was soon to occur. Though closely observed by those who had guilty knowledge of the trick, he .gave no outward sign of being perturbed. At the appointed time he procured a livery "rig," drove out and brought the young woman in to the entertainment and spent a most enjoyable evening, to the discomforture of his jokers. In reviewing the scenes and experiences of these college days, the sweetest and most cherished memories awakened, are those of friendships then formed- friendships that grew stronger and more endearing with the passing of each suc- ceeding year. How vividly do I recall Dr. T. Stott, Barnett Wallace, T. J. Mor- gan, George Grubbs, F. W. Brown, William McCoy, John E. Mcffoy, john Craft, I. K. Howard, Wiley Burton, Isom Burton, O. M. Merrlck, W1ll1am.Elg1n, Perry Saunders, J. W. Potter and others. ,Alas, how few of those dear.fr1ends remain. Would that more of them could have lived to hail with exultlng .joy the dawn Of the day, that now promises to usher in the New and Greater F rankhn, the brightness of which will dim the glories of all the days of the past. ALBERT OGLE E25 Q jj 'FRANKLIN COLLEGE- 21 19 Q9 'rl-In ALMANXCIIC gpg THOSE OF US BEYOND THREE SCORE ana' TEN 0. M. MERRICK ISOM BURTON J. W. GRUBBS W. S. COSBY JOHN HOWARD T0 be seventy years young is F ometimes far more cheerful than 150' be forty years old." I sq FFRANKLIN COLLEGES? 4 19 THE ALM ISOM BURTON Mitchell, Indiana, age, 79 years ' Franklin College, 1861. Periclesian Literary Society. Member 67th Indiana Volunteers. Merchant, Bank Director. . REMINISCENCE OF ISOM BURTON I I Was at Franklin for a short time, only one term in 1861, so that I hardly deserve notice. I was not there long enough to make a record because Uncle Sam had to interfere, calling me to the bat with 'him for three years. From August, 1862 to August, 1865, I saw a great deal of scrapping and a lot of fun and experience. During my one term at Franklin, I joined the Periclesian Literary Society. I paid all my board at Tutor Furgason's by digging potatoes and sawing wood mornings and evenings. ' There Was' a nice girl living with the Furgason family. I tried to make her think I thought a lot of her, but all my professions took no effect and ran off like water off a duck's back. Wiley Burton, a lieutenant in the army with me was my brother. He died in the service. His name appears on the memorial tablet in the Assembly room. I was born February 26, 1841. I am 79 years old but I tell the old maids and Widows that I am 23. I g Qwjj 'FRANKLIN COLLEG E lag Q91 TEYE KSXLEMIANA Q IQ Zag O M MERRICL Indlanapohs Age 78 years Born july 10 1842 Frankhn College 1861 1863 Perlclesran Lrterary Soc1ety Ordamed 1n the Brooklyn Bapust Church of Brooklyn Ia, 1871 F1rst pastorate consrsted of the Brooklyn and Malcom Bap t1St Churches Later served as pastor of the follow1ng Baptlst Churches Umon Bapt1st Church Peorra County Ill H1llsv1lle Pa Sheakleyvllle Pa and Perry Oh1o Also served as pastor of the followmg Bapt1st Churches rn Ind1ana Kendallv1l1e Rus s1av1lle, Forest M1Ch1g3Ht0WH Bunker H111 Veals Creek and W11 sons Creek My health havmg farled I was compelled to qmt the actlve mmrstry 1n 1897 Smce that trme however I have served the folloW1ng Ind1ana Baptrst Churches as supply Kokomo North MISSIOH Columbus Hope L1berty Blue Rlver Galveston Young Amerlca, Flora and Frankfort f 6-'bwjf ll- Eqc?c!N,NllQLaLyaLlJ CKDT-vllwlamrf 30 QQ 7 , . , . 7 ' 7 - 0 . . 7 ' ' Z I . ' 7 .I Y 'l . . Y I I V l l 0 Z 7 , .- 7 1 7. . 7 .- 0 . I 0 I I , I g J ' I . , 7 N . .. 7 7 7 . 7 ,A Y I BIBML -his :ri ry "c ' F4 We i., Q1 'or-se 1, 1 ff 1 F 1 T477 vm? ff for fc SQEWCJ W 713917 .lx I I I I f 1 KL 'Xe-! ' r Xlj f fe ,cg we - ' All 1 ff LJL :J 1'. gait TI-IEP ALMANACIQ gpg REV. O. M. MERRICK I was born in Franklin County, Indiana, near Brookville, july 10, 1842. When about two years old, I came with my parents to Clinton County, near Forest, where they took a pioneer tract purchased from the state. Here I grew to manhood and learned all I could at the ublic s h l b ' , I , p c oo, eing gortunate in having a teacher who taught algebra. Our text books were McGuffy's ' ' J 7 ' - . pell1ng Book, Pinneos Grammar, Greens Analysis, which was a higher book on grammar, Ray's Arithmetic and a reader. Spelling and reading were made a prom- inent part of the daily exercises. This teacher encouraged me ,to attend college hence I selected Franklin, the only Baptist college in the state. ' 7 I attended Franklin College during the winter terms of 1861 and 1862. Among the professors I remember were Dr. Wallace and Professor Hougham. Rev. Silas Bailey, D. D., was President. I remember that the roof of Dr. Baileyls house caught fire one day. We students rushed out from our rooms and helped to ex- tinguish it. There was no fire department then, only a volunteer bucket brigade. Rev. J. K. Howard's .younger brother wrote me a letter recently in which he stated that I was the only student who took bucket in hand and locked my room door before starting for the fire, and that it was my bucket which waslargely instrumental in putting out the fire. I I was converted the third day of March, 1861, the day before the inauguration of President Lincoln. The next winter when attending college, I carved the date of my conversion on the sandstone window sill outside the window of my room, which was the southwest corner room. Also carved John 3:16 on the same sill. I remember of debates in the Periclesian Society in which Rev. Albert Ogle and I participated. Membership in this society was limited to male students but we occasionally held an open meeting to which the members could bring their lady friends. 4 We had no athletic contests of any kind amonggourselves or with other institu- tions. Baseball, football, basketball and other games were unknown at Franklin then. Our entire athletic equipment consisted- of two upright posts about eight feet apart with a turned wooden horizontal bar thrustthrough holes in the posts about seven feet from the ground. I was one of the few students who could spin around with elbows hooked over the bar and the bar behind my back. I worked on the farm as usual during the summer of 1863, and in September enlisted in the service of my country being honorably discharged in February, 1864. My regiment, the 118th was one of the four regiments comprising the Persimmon Brigade. U I taught school near home during the winter of 1864. Since Franklin College had closed on accountof the Civil War, I attended a fall term at Ladoga Seminary, Ladoga, Indiana. At the close of the term, I preached my first sermonin the Baptist Church there. . In November, 1865, I was united in marriage with Miss Sarah C. Sims, the daughter of a neighboring pioneer farmer. A few days later I started for Shurtleff College, Alton, Ill. There I took two years preparatory Work and three years theological studies graduating in June, 1870. At the commencement CXCICISCS I W011 the -prize of 315.00 for the best oration, including delivery. Rev. Albert Ogle was my college mate at Shurtleff College also. I have made my home in Russiaville since 1892, except the last five months which have been spent in the Methodist Hospital at Indianapolis. Mrs. Merrick is living and we have two sons and two daughters. 'Nur 19 FRANKLIN coLL,EGEfL2y Q Q9 iTI-1E ALMANKClIC pg A quartet of 1860 which sang for College functions. Left to right, back row standing -Perry Sanders, Franklin, late '5O's and '6O's. J. K. Howard, Franklin,,late '50's and early '6O's. Both were members of Periclesian Literary Society. First row-Stella Furga- son, daughter of Tutor Fer- gason and Rosa Adams, who became the second wife of President Bailey. nirvana!! sen-an are-me Q r lliiiwm l lf THE 1850-1860 PERIGD fContinuedl Background-Two College buildings, campusband old fence crossed by stiles- 18SO-186O period. Middleground-Present home of Pro- fessor Hall. F oreground-Ford and foot-bridge over the creek. . --,s W-nga, .. Y,,f2"' , , - ' fwgk ,,,g:,.- . M in wh, in ? g Q, to 'FRANKLIN CoLLEGE,Lf2y Q9 PTHE ALMANACIQ 1251 INTERESTING GRoUPS OF FACULTY AND STUDENTS ERoM ISS5-1900 p A faculty group pleasantly remembered by students between the years of 1885 and 1895 Standing, left to right Sitting Prof. C. H. Hall CGreekJ Prof. J. M. Dungan CMusicj Mrs. W. T. Stott CArtJ Prof. D. A. Owen CSciencesJ Miss Rebecca Tompson CMathematicsj Pres. W. T. Stott QMental Philosophy! Dr. A. D. Chaffey QLatinj Dr. J. W. Manerief CHistoryj -5 .I Y Y W Y . 19 FRANKLIN CQLLSEGE: 21 Q EE E AL ACK 21 September, 1885 ' On the east steps of fthe north wing of the main building, caught by a traveling artist as the students were leaving the building, at the close of the afternoon session one late spring afternoon in 1885. Thewgroup is composed of students all the way from the first year preparatory to the college Senior. One professor and the janitor are also included. Note the little girls in pinafores and the little 1,3-year-old boy "perched up" little round hat, tuft of hair down his forehead. These were first year preparatory students. Senior men always wore some chosen article of wearing apparel as a distinguishing mark, hence the silk hats. Caps and gowns were not then in vogue at Franklin. The wearing of silk hats was a somewhat hazardous under- taking in view of the fact that according to the custom Seniors, men and women were put over the fence that surrounded -the campus, during the spring term. Left to right, first row, lower steps-Judson Randall, Wilfred Stott, E. J. Stalker, Edith Craft Berryhill, Josie McCartney, Cora Thomas Goddard. Second row from bench to bench-J. YV. Beardsley, Edgar McClain, Gilbert Dobbs, Elmer Israel, C. S. McCoy, Laura Ogle Goodell, Zella Thiebaud, Clarence Williams, Wilbur Israel. ' Third row, standing and sitting-Biddy Mannan, C. M. Carter, Florence Tich- enor, Martha Nickerson, Grant Norman, May Francis Qface and hat barely discern- ablej, unknown face, Blanche Stanfield McCoy, Harry Gant, Clara Craft Clevenger, Nettie Craft, Robert Ogle, little boy, J. G. Mannon, Charles McCurry Qstanding, little round hatj. Fourth row, standing against the wall and sitting on top step-1. Standing- james Covert, Dovis Moon, Marion Rader, Claudia Thomas. 2. Sitting-Amelia F ogel, Reuben Campbell, justin Schenck, Dunn. 5. Standing on top steps-W. A. Halteman, O. V. Nay. In the doorway-Prof. J. M. Dungan, Uncle Zody Cjanitorj face indistinct, Fry, W. A. Pavy, Csilk hath Edward Remy, Qback of silk hath A. A. Layton, Elmer fgaHan NKLrN rcolmugie G 235125 163 - Standing-Capt. C. E. Goodell Sitting on chest-First Lieut. C..D. Hazelrigg Sitting against tree-Second Lieut. Allen W. Clark During President Goodell's high school course in Mankato, Minnesota, he was a lieutenant in the Minnesota State Militia at Mankato, Minnesota. After coming to Franklin he organ- ized' in the fall of 1886, the Franklin College Company of the Indiana State Militia. Regular hours each Week were set aside for military drill. Mr. Goodell was made captain. Mr. C. D. Hazelrigg was made first lieutenant, Mr. Allen W. Clark, second lieutenant. A group of young women of the y 'OFFICERS or THE FRANKLIN COLLEGE MILITIA GRoUPs 1886 ' First Lieut. Emma Ellis CMonroeD Second Lieut. Mable Dunlap CCurryj College, believing that mili- ftary drill was desirable for them petitioned Capt. Goodell to organize them into an aux- iliary known as the Franklin College Woman's Militia. Of course this latter organization was not connected with the State Militia, but they were given regular military drill by Mr. C. M. Carter, appointed by Capt. Goodell for this pur- pose. Emma Ellis fMonroeJ was made iirst lieutenant and Mable Dunlap fCurryj' second lieutenant. E re.. 1 .eek be F A' eat F m L G , 164 l QQPL E Nagoya E25 SHADES OF THE PAST' EMBRYO DOCTORS TEACHERS FINTANCIERS PREACHERS' THE I F L H CLUB Standlnc, back row Dr Clarence PYOVIHCC Albert Matthews A O Neal Har mon Bradshaw Leshe Overstreet Center group Sam Duncan Dr Roscoe Pavne Byron Overstreet Ora Means Cslde VIEW, Flrst row Archlbald Bradshaw fwlth umbrellaj W1lfred Stott Qiistsj N Q33 THE ALMANKC IC IQQ EARLY PI BETA PHI First row, sitting-Frances Dean CClarkj, Emma McCoy CHillisJ, Emma Harper fTurnerj, Maude Metzger. Second row, sitting--N elle Turner, Florence Shuh CClarkj. Third row, sitting- May Burton fWrightj, Ona Payne fNeWsonej, Anna McMahan, . Emma Ellis CMonroej, Elizabeth Middleton, Elizabeth Clark CStarkJ. Fourth row, standing-Sarah Covert, Sophia Tanner fDeerj, Martha Noble CCarterj, Pearl Pope CDunganj, Miss Zep- penfeld. . ' SIS MINUS BUB CLUB, 1889 Left to right, standing-Julia Parrot, Adele Parrot, Anna West CTurmanj, Clara Craft CClevengerj, Frances Shaddy. Second row ' -Kate Williams, Nettie Craft, Mildred Sourvvine, Della Duncan. First row, sitting-Bertha Davis, Bessie Cadde, Edith Craft QBerry- hillj, Alva Gorby. Q6 FRANKLIN COL EGE, 21 Q9 'ITHE ALMANACIQ pg vu-,V " . . ,rl . . ,M ,Q F , l z.:-' 571 BACHELORS CLUB 1889 Standmb left to rlght W C GarshW1ler W11 bur Taylor Levy Young O L Deer S1tt1ng J V Deer DaV1d Zlnk Harry Taylor Q63 FRANKLIN coLLEGr: 21 vc: L , 7 7 . U . . . - 7 I ' ' 7 , , .i . . ii 1 c , 7 1 gi i i Yi Y Y ' f 167 netware irate X , A CLASS or 1890 . Standing, left to right-Efiie Wen, A. A. Alexander, Jeanette Zeppenfeld, H. U. Bell, Nettie Craft, Emma Ellis QMonroeQ, Sarah Covert, Paul Monroe. Sitting, left to right-O. V. Nay, A. R. Stark, Dr. W. T. Stott, Dr. Galusha Anderson, J. V. Deer. CAchibald Bradshaw, member of class, not in picture.D Q KF ANKLI og y QQ 'lil-IE ALMANACIQ ,pg Hf,,,f' ' -.-f. '31 if . 5 -...- ,,,. ...1.g.b J .,,, . , . 'LLM . ,, ' CLASS OF 1891 A Standing, left to right-Edward Clevenger, E. E. Tyner, O. A. Cook, Charles . Dungan. Sitting, left to right-S0f1a Tanner QDeerj, May Burton CWrightj, Mable Dun- lap fCurryJ, Catherine Eodleman fHeimj, Bertha Demaris Knobe. Q6 FRANKLIN COLLEGE, Q1 1 TI-I A MAN'A..CKf 21 t L HARMONY CLASS ' According to Goldsmith-"T hey say women and music should never be dated? Hence the year is omitted for the sake of "Harrnony." Left to right, back row-Prof. J. M. Dungan, Anna,Riggs COverstreetj, Ellen Everingham CTedfordJ,, Lottie Ward fDildinej. Center-Nanny Tully. Group of three, right corner-Above, Jessie Means QMahanjV. Below, Margaret Wood COver- streetj, Flora Pierce Graves. Q9lgjFRANKL1NcoLLEcnUf 21 is AN me Egg li? 3 MMV A un-U TENNIS CLUB 1894 Left to r1ght john House Ot1s Lellers Harry Bowser Joseph Johnson, Wllllam Wllson Omer Covert 1897 Amono the earl1est of Alpha Gamma Alpha and later Delta Delta Delta From left to rlght Sybll Stephens CTaylorj jesse Upjohn QWaldoj founders of Alpha Gamma Alpha MIDDIC Tucker CBenn1ngj an early 1n1t1ate Nelhe Mlller CWh1tej Agnes Whltes mother founder of Alpha Gamma Alpha 'FHANKMN Conf lf letslri 1 l'lif'f" --ft 'X Q- ff G tt"""eM li ' t -, ep.-....- V . - I Q., , ff 21 me-'ll l f ., V ,t p 4, 'gh A A ,YJ L. 't ' sg K ' A T xh:7'T.!L 7W'v.l5'V'-: ".f v ' 1 ' - -?'5'i'-rfb? f a . Y :Z lysis '- 'f 'mff2 ' Q , ' - A 1' ..,-a,,s'ee.gga . .. M A ' to J. . . . 7 P 1 , . A 1 l . l l U . ' 7 7 7 ' 7 3 7 ' 7 , . Ai 1- -, -f -1 - ' ' 'z ' ' Y -- , - 1 . M asf G- A ee G I . ,ex 1 ' U 5 I, . A 'L J f-N 'zz' I lp..- , J? awjf Lv- : , 7 z" " D- S V 'I e 'p , ' Y W Y l Q9 TH ALMANXCK1 QQ Mr. john Craft was born in Pennsylvania in 1836. He came to LaPorte County, Indiana, when eleven years old, Where he ,spent the rest of his boyhood. Entering Franklin College, he remained there until the close of his Junior year in 1863. In the fall of this year he entered Rochester University, graduating there in july, 1864. In September, 1864, he entered Rochester Theological Seminary. Most of his pastorates were in northern' Indiana. His last pastorate was at Salem. Mr. Craft was prominent in Franklin College circles. Students knew him as a man of high hopes and lofty aims. A prominent feature of his character was his sweetness of spirit. I-Ie was markedly true. Disease and death overtook him when he stood at the threshold of that life for which he was so thoroughly prepared. Gordon Clevenger, of the Class of '21, is his grandson. I Q5 SFRA KLIN COLLEGEQZQQ ? 19 THE ALMANAC 2 L . Kly FRANKLIN COLLEGE ALUMNI ASSOCIATION Franklin, Indiana OFFICERS President: Harriott Clare Palmer, A. M., Franklin. Vice-President: Arnold Bennett Hall, J. D., Madison, Wisconsin. Secretary: H. Farr Waggener, A. M., Franklin. Treasurer: A. A. Alexander, Franklin. A I Orator, 1920: Alvin Fay Harlow, Chattanooga, Tennessee. Poet, 1920: C. H. Hall, D. D., Franklin. V Alumni Day Committee: Warren J. Young, Mariam Deming, Hugh Vandiver. A The Association is emphasizing two lines of activity especially, first, a closer fellowship and up-to-date information concerning all Alumni, and second, a greater Alurrmi Day to which the members will look forward with keenest anticipation. ' The Association has suffered heavy loss in the death of Mrs. T heodosia P. Hall, who though not a member of the Necrology Com- mittee, was the one to whom the committee could always go with confidence that she could furnish the information desired because of her splendid memory and wide acquaintance. Another death that has fallen heavily upon the hearts of the members of this Association was that of Professor F. W. Brown, for so many years teacher of Latin and who since his retirement has lived in Franklin to greet his returning students each' com- mencement season. It is the passing of such as these that finds the members of this organization in a more sympathetic and appreciated fel- lowship. , O 21 Q95 FRANKLINWC LLEGEE ,J QQQLTPIE ALMANACIQ lf.-22.7 FACULTY 1853-1864 I - REV. SILAS BAILEY, D. D., L. L. D. President Franklin College, 1852-1862 ' Died, june 30, 1874 QgFRANeKL115'a6LLEGr:QgQy 19 THE ALMANAC 21 SILAS BAILEY Dr Silas Bailey was born in Sterl1ng Worcester County Mass june 12 1809 He entered Amherst Preparatory School 1n 1825 Ready for college in 1830 he matriculated ln Brown University in the fall of that year He finished his course 1n 1834 Upon leav 1ng college he held the following pos1t1ons Principal of Worcester Academy 1834 1839 pastor Bapt1st Church at Thompson Conn 1839 1842 agent of the N Y State Mission Board 1842 1844 pastor of the Westboro Bapt1st Church 1845 1847 pres1dent of Granville College 1847 1852 president of Franklin College 1852 1862 pastor of Lafayette Baptlst Church 18631866 cha1r of Theology, Ixalamazoo Theological Seminary 18661869 also act and preached in France from September 1873 to june 1874 when he died He IS buried 1n Springvale Cemetery, Lafayette Indlana Dr Bailey Was a notable man There are many memoirs of him and to these We have turned for an estimate of his character and Work He was a man of superior native powers These he de Veloped by a long careful culture A subject 1n h1S hand his mind took sure d1rect1on to its essence He was str1k1ngly independent in thought At one tlme half playfully yet half 1n earnest, he remarked that after he had reached a conclusion about a matter through palnstakmg methods he would stand his ground against Gabriel himself Yet one of his students said of him Though I did not agree With h1m in pOl1t1CS or religion I Was always sure of fa1r treatment when I Went to h1m W1 h my views His action was as 1ndependent as his thought He sprang from Unitarian ancestry but he departed from the persuasion of his family and became a Baptist, positive and orthodox. His frame and his mind were rugged but he had gentleness of spirit and manner. He gave attention to the Worthy conven- t1ons. Punctuality and industry marked his career. Though Dr. Bailey had a prominent place in the affairs of the denomination as a preacher and a councillor, his greatest Work was done in the classroom He made a profound impression on the students as a man with a master mind and an' unflinching fidelity to truth and purpose. They knew him to have a deep big generous nature and genuine piety. He was inspiring and convincing. 9, 1 FRANKLIN COLLEGE 21 fill, , .J - 7 J ': 1 - ' , 7 . . . . 2 ' Q u , ., I 7 ' ' a ' l 7 ' 7 - I 7 ' I 7 ' cr f ' ' . 2 " 1 ' mg pres1dent of Kalamazoo during this period. Mr. Bailey traveled 7 7 7 . U J ' , CC F' ' 77 - KC 77 ' ' ' ' 7 ' 7 7 . 7 . . ,C . . . . . . 7 . 7 .t Q. ,, 7 7 Q, THE ALMANACIL 21 Dr. john S. Hougham in writing of President Bailey says: '4He is altogether best represented and reproduced in the lives of the men he taught." They are his "Episites, known and read of men." Only eight of these remain today. The names of all of them, the faces of tive of them, and a reminiscence from each of the five is found elsewhere in this department. It is a matter of regret that a likeness and reminiscence could not be obtained from the three others. I Dry Bailey's burdens in Franklin were heavy. "He came from prosperous New England schools." He found no endowment, no competent income. In the state were no preparatory schools and no demand for higher education. Some of these ministers best qualified to help him "withdrew their sympathy and support" be- causeof the difference in the theology. Itlwas the old story of bricks without straw. Though his diary gave evidence of heart- aches and keen mental distress, he kept cheerful, "held on his way, no repining, no relaxing of purpose, no drooping of faith." "His best Work was done in connection with Franklin College. Living, he gave it the best of himself, and dying, he left it his library, his estate, and a memory to cherish? - OOOO llllllllwlll H ,..a',"':5. -'EF ,, Avi' Hug Ah! - .f ,Q u bluff! lvl 4. .-s' 'vu' 'N fs -Ss 4,5 ug - .' ., r , g : . 11 f A Q: '.Q.3n?54TimY:.r,-- Q93 FRANKLIN co1,1,EG1:3 EQ Q9 THE ALMANACIL pg 3 0 l E 1 A 1 l l , . JOHN S. HOUGHAM, A. M., L. L. D. Wabash College, 1840-1846 Teacher, Franklin College, 1848-1863 Acting-President, Franklin College, 1862-1863 Died, March 30, 1894 Q5 CFRANKLIN connmamga Q9 TH AILMA'N"ACCi1C QQ DR. JOHN s. HoUoHAM True to the form of those days Professor john S. Hougham was born on his father's farm in Fayette County, Indiana, in the year 1821. When 19 years old, in 1840, he entered Wabash College, Crawfordsville, Indiana. He graduated july 26, 1846, with the degree of A. B. It is worthy of note that when he went to or returned from Crawfordsville he covered the distance between the latter place and Indianapolis afoot. His brother, the father of Mr. Edward and Mr. Charles Hougham, of Franklin, took the young Wabash student on horseback between Franklin and Indiana.polis when he came from and returned. to Wabash. In the fall of 1846, Mr. Hougham became principal of the Danville, Indiana, Academy. Franklin College called him to the Chair of Mathematics and Natural Philosophy in 1848. In this department he taught until 1863, when he was trans- ferred to the Chair of Agricultural Chemistry and Kindred Sciences. Before under- taking the work of the new department, he spent a year in Brown University do- ing post-graduate work. Returning to F ranklin, he built up an excellent laboratory a.nd established and superintended the manufacture of chemical and philosophical apparatus. He made some original investigations also in respect to the influence of mercury on the human body. Besides serving the institution as a teacher, he was secretary of the College Board. He gave the institution financial aid also, in spite of the objections to this course presented by his friends. He said in this connection: "I am so interested in the College that I cannot do otherwise. It must not go down." In 1862, President Bailey resigned because of ill-health and Professor Hougham became Acting-President for a year or more, retiring sometime during the year 1865. From this latter date to 1868, he developed his farming interests near Franklin. At one time during his connection with the College, he was Civil Engineer of the City of Franklin and Surveyor of johnson County. Called in 1868 to the Chair of Philosophy and Agriculture in the Kansas State Agricultural College, Man- hattan, Kansas, he remained four years in this position and then went to Purdue in 1872 to the Chair of Analytical Chemistry. Resigning in 1876, he delivered lectures on Physics and Chemistry at Bethany College, Topeka, Kansas, Cooper Academy, Dayton, Ohio, Western Female Seminary, Oxford, Ohio, and at the same time managed farming interests in Iowa, Kansas, Missouri and Indiana. I Returning to Manhattan, Kansas, in 1881, he carried on his business interests for a decade or more. He is buried at Manhattan near that community which knew him as a distinguished citizen. He was married twice. One son, Mr. Harry Hougham lives in Manhattan. The widow and a daughter, Mrs. Hespera Hougham Mikesell, are living in Austin, Texas. Many relatives live in and about Franklin. Dr. Hougham was a most in- spiring teacher. He had a vein of fun in his nature and this together with his ability endeared him to his students. His mind was keen, his knowledge was exact. He spoke precisely. He had unusual practical ability, being a good business man. His writings were piquant, breezy, incisive. Men of affairs had the highest regard for his ability 'and character. He became a man of national importance in Baptist educational circles, receiving the degree of L. L. D. His name and a sketch of his life appears in the Baptist Encyclopedia. - 19lfFR NKLIN COLLEG Eggf 51 Q9 'rum ALMANACIQ Egg 1 JEREMIAH BRUMBACIX A N1 Student Frankhn College 1852 1856 Faculty Frankhn College 1856 1864 D1ed januarv 6 1912 Qpyg FRANKLIN CCLLEGE gig f 1 f I , . . 1 . 7 1 ' 1 2 ' ' , 7 .4 7 AA .5 - fr Y Y , ' , , f ' ' v 7 Y Y ' Y Y - ' , 77- ll' , 179 - Qojyrnm ALMANACIL jpg .5 JEREMIAH BRUMBACK Among those beautiful "Lidking hills" between Newark and Hebron, Ohio, on his father's farm, Jeremiah Brumback was born September 16, 1863. Granville College, the Baptist College of Ohio, was close to the young Brumback's home, and he entered this institution in 1850 at the age of 17 years. At this time Dr. Silas Bailey was President of Granville College. In 1852 Dr. Bailey was invited to the Presidency of Franklin College. Mr. Brumback had become much attached to Dr. Bailey, accordingly when the latter came to Franklin Mr. Brumback came also, accompanied by two other Granville students, Mr. Robert Collet and Mr. Daniel Trickler. Mr. Brumback graduated in 1856 and on june 22, 1856 he was made a tutor. On june 25, 1859, he was elected Professor of Mathematics and retained this position until june, 1864. At this period'the College closed because all the boys had gone to war save two. These two, a Mr. Stout and a Mr. Grinstead, had been in the service but had been so disabled on the field that they were unfit for further military service and so had returned to College. Not all of the tragedies in "Old F ranklin" have appeared in class plays or in the entertainments of the Public Speaking Department. We mentioned these facts here because Professor Brumback and Instructor Barnett Wallace were then the only teachers remaining to conduct classes. Relieved of college duties, Mr. Brumback studied law and opened an office in Indianapolis where he practiced for a year. ' About 1867 he invested heavily in an Idaho mine and in company with men similarly interested, he started to find it. Arriving in Boise by the way of New York and the Panama Isthmus, San Francisco and an immigrant train, he learned that the mine was not on the Idaho landscape. He immediately began the practice of law and at one time during his prime wrote Dr. Wallace of Franklin, that he had the second largest law practice in Idaho. For a number of years he was a state legislator and also judge of the circuit court. ' In 1905, having retired from active life, he came to the scenes of his boyhood, Granville, Ohio, with his son, Professor Arthur Brumback. The latter had been called from the acting Presidency of McMinnville College, Oregon, to the Chair of Chemistry in Denison University. N In 1911, Professor Jeremiah Brumback received a call from one of his former pupils at Franklin. It was touching to note the joy the call gave the aged, infirm teacher. He asked abou-t the "old boys." His interest in Franklin had not abated. He knew that the end was near and speaking of the future he said, "It's alright." He died january 6, 1912, leaving just one child, Mr. Virgil' Brumback, born in Franklin, now living in Idaho. His son, Professor Arthur Brumback died just four years later than the father, in 1916, having filled the Chair of Chemistry at Denison University in a signal manner. As a teacher, Professor Brumback commanded respect by his dignity, ability and standards. He did not easily brook indolence, but all students were attached to him. He was a wonderful teacher, and left his imprint on every student that came into his classes. His mind was forceful, of an analytical and judicial cast. He had a very positive nature, and held to convictions tenaciously. Among men he was known as a talented lawyer and a scholar. ' ' . 19 "FRANKLgiN,COLLEG" 180 V Q98 THE ALMANACIC lzg FRANCIS M. FURGASON, A. M. Student, Franklin College, 1851-1856 Tutor Franklin College 1856-1863 D1ed 1909 16 'FRANKLIN CGLLEGEFZQQ 1 181 . . - E A Y gal HE ALMANACIL 21 FRANCIS M. FURGASON The tree is bent as the twig is inclined. The life story of Francis M. Furgason is an excellent example. We read that he sprang from sturdy Scotch stock. Surely the following sketch of his life points to the source from which it flowed. Born in 1833 on his father's farm, now a part of Indianapolis, he lived the life of the average farmer's son until he was 18 years old. At this juncture he became somewhat of an exception to the general rule since he went to college, entering Franklin in the fall of 1851. He graduated in 1856. This year, 1856, he was made a tutor in the Classical Preparatory Department. This posi- tion he held until 1864. In 1867 he went to Kansas City and entered the insurance business. He died there in 1909, age 76 years. Mr. Furgason's students remember him as having a genial nature, a ready smile and a fine, clean-cut face. Hewas a care- ful thinker, and knew the subjects that he taught. He was be- loved,by the college boys of that day and those who are still living cherish their memory of him. In Franklin College circles he will always be ,known as Tutor Furgason. One of his colleagues at'Franklin wrote of him that Hperhaps no other member of the faculty had so many acquaintances outside the College as Tutor Furgason." V Mr. Furgason made an enviable reputation for himself in Kansas City. When he died he was president of the Furgason and Taff Underwriting Company. An estimate of his life, by busi- ness and professional men of the city appeared 'in a Kansas City newspaper, from which we will quote. "Although Mr. Furgason was one of the best-known men, in a business and a social way, among the old residents of the city, he is remembered chiefly for his connection with charitable institu- tions. Almost since its founding he had been a deacon and clerk of the Calvary Baptist Church. He was a member of the Board of the Humane Society, and for several years past had been secretary of the Provident Association, the Old Men's Association and the Newsboy's Association. There was scarcely a newsboy but knew and loved him. His private and public life was without the slightest stain. He radiated cheer and sunshine in all directions. He was one of God's noble-amen." The only surviving child, a son, Mr. Frank Furgason, suc- ceeded his father as head of F urgason and Tabb. tiff RANKLIN Common 351 Q Q9l,THEAL1VIANACIL 3529 om left to right-T. L. Hanna, Tutor Barnett W Cassibianca Bylield ! - I ' A 3 qggfFRANKL1q3coLLEamgQy Q9 'rr-1 ALMA"-'QgfNA,cK my TUTOR BARNETT WALLACE Tutor Barnett Wallace was born, almost under the shadow of the college in which he labored, in johnson County, December 20, 1836. At the age of seventeen years, 1853, he entered the Franklin Preparatory Department. He was at one time a student- teacher. After graduation in 1860, he was elected to the regular teaching staff, remaining until the school closed in 1864. Subsequently he spent three years in eastern medical schools and began the practice of medicine in Franklin in 1867. Students knew Instructor Wallace as dignified and scholarly. One of his colleagues complimented him by saying, "The boys never thought him too easy for their good instruction? Dr. Wallace as we know him today, hasthe distinction of be- ing the oldest living alumnus and the only living member of ,teach- ing force of the period from 1860-1864. Those college friends that were his intimate friends and all the colleagues on the 'faculty staff are gone. Little wonder that recently he said that sometimes he felt lonely. Dr. Wallace is known for his unflinching adherence to con- viction, for the exactness of his knowledge, and a wonderful memory. He is an prominent Franklin citizen, highly esteemed for his charac- ter and his ability. He has an intimate knowledge of the history of the school from 1853 until the date of his retirement from the treasurership. 6 . For seventy-two years he has been a member of the F ranklirf Baptist Church, closely allied with its work and interests and is still active. With but one short interim, he has taught a Bible Class for about thirty years. We hail Dr. Wallace as a worthy representative of a worthy past, and a sojourner in the splendid present. , Far be the day when we, must speak of him in the past tense. 19 r'nANKr.1N'coLLEG 113 21 Q l E , hgh A C K' -g...n.-...R 1 1 N lr 1 J I Q2 VF! as XL, JTC? QQ Lflrf QQQLLEWW T QVNEFQ7 VE Sf ' y 1 1 . , + ML,M QQ. J X E Q E I V -:uni ' j x g 3 . ' Y , . " -TNLVCL-F, r f"j h V' iv xx X - , . X . ,, i 7 5 un! : ,,,, I -H 7 :JY A f 185 '-- f -X , I L ' " - Y I X"--Ag., I ' r Y, E w--fm.,w 'A-f 9535 . 'Har- 'i,.,,,,,'-M.-4 , ' U 'maui mrM":"L'i1',,-.h2.g.u-. ' i V ' i Aras-v-dl'-gui..-g-. 1 C. ,S Q9 ANACC JOKE SECTION Should you ask me whence these stories Whence these legends and traditions I should answer, I should tell you From the parlor and the lobby, From the Dorm steps in the twilight, From the halls and steps and classrooms, From all Franklin come these echoes. Ye who love the haunts of knowledge, Listen to these tales of romance, To the voice of a junior singer. On the campus of the College 1 In the shadow of the beeches - Roam at will our learned students, Stroll and roam our happy students Here our own Fred Robertson lingers, Lingers long and thinks a-plenty. He the mightiest of lovers, He the brave and mighty lover. .And the fair and smiling Rovene ' She is- fairest of our sisters - Smilesat Fred and her eyes speaks wonders Speaks of things known to some others, - And the brave and gallant lover , Has a friend, a man of music John Barnett, the sweet singer. From the lips of john Barnett, The musician, the sweet singer Words of love and tender meaning Fall unto the ferns and flowers, Flowers are dear but Fern is.dearer, T o the heart of the great singer. Honor be to Norm and Hugo, . Cry the students, 'specially Dorm girls, They have kept their case so quiet That they think we haven't noticed, Haven't noticed all these flashes, From her black eyes to his blue ones! But oh wondrous transformation, Ralph Thurston's nose was sure a wonder When from DePauw he came returning For the road had been rough and -rugged That poor Ralph and Micky traveled. And Jack Bailey grew up and prospered -And T ibby to delight him Made him little bows and smiles Opened her great heart to others' 4 Yet we knew she liked him best, For in halls they met and whispered Whispered words we could not hear And I fear we were not meant to. All the heart' of poor Mutt fluttered, F luttered first with hope and triumph, Then to rocks his heart went hopping When dear Helen frowned upon him. And aloft upon the ridge-pole Kinnick, the king of college lovers Sat with laughing face and singing, Snapped his fingers at the others, "You are slow, good friends o' Kinnick, She's a Freshman, I'm a Senior" Thus he spake, bold Royce C. Kinnick. Audrey smiled and then she listened, Let your heart speak, Audrey Cooper. So from Franklin they departed I Taking with them smiles and teardrops Hand in hand some will go together Through lifeis woodland and the meadow. All will cherish fondest memories Of their dates at dear old Franklin. Thus departed all the cases In the glory of the sunset, In the glory of the springtime To the region of their homeland. Q9 SFRA KLIN COLLEGE- 21 1 1 19 THE ALMATNIATI ' ' I - O - Clil-QQ . THINGS WORTHY OF NOTE . ' 1. President Goodell's chapel talks. Z.. Dormitory girls riding at all hours. 3. john Barnett's change of heart. . Miss Reuter's bashfulness. I . Mutt Ross's dignity. . - 4 I 5 6. Helen Glessner's laugh. ' 7. Roscoe Freemants diligence. ' y 8. Jeane Waldo's technique in Chemistry Laboratory. . 9. Professor Robertls dates. ' t Two QUESTIONS Two questions have I pondered A Since but a little child Where did old Victor Hugo And what made Victor Wilde YOUNG HOPEF UL What does college bred mean dad? Dad says Merely a big loaf dad Have you noticed how the professors of mathe matics are helping the government by getting rid of the radicals? Son Yes Dad I m a big gun up here at Michigan Father Well then why don t I hear better re ports? PRIZE POEM Submitted by Florence Merrill Spring is here And faraway over the hill Comes a whistle sweet and shrill It fills my heart with rejoicing And I said to Bill while washing, I see the red birds here One down Out walking went one morning A lil colo ed chile Out wobbling went one morning A great big crocodile The wobbler and the walker Met in a forest wild The little child was filled with fright The crocodile with child 19 FRANKLIN coLLEGE ag cz :J cc - 77 ' , 7 . v , . . . 2 2 - ' 4 T 7 .. 1 7 ' g . 4 . A cc ' n A I 1 7 -7 2 ' . V . - , l 1 i 1 , . S 7 1 l V , "ix Y- ,NY f, - -iw ' . 7- 'M' Y - Y 4 187 Q91 TI-I ALMANA C IL-I2 y FACULTY REMARKS ' IDENTIFY 1 UA vague feeling awareness." 2. " 'The Education of Henry Adams? " 3. "That's the idea, precisely." 4. "A perfectly tremendous appeal." 5. "What I started to sa was this " y . 1 6 "There was a good crowd last night, but we need more folks? ' 7 'fBaseball this afternoon, everybody out, lots of pepon 8. '4An analytical discussion, please." - 9. "Once when I was in Europe." 10. "N ow when I was your age-" 11 "We'l1 continue when you girls in the corner stop talking." QBlushes.D I 12 "Think of the folks back home, foight boys, foightf' v We peeped o'er the stairs in the lobby As Miss Morgan rang forth the hour. "Dates shall leave," spoke our worthy Dean Bill and Edith looked up very sour. X They'd quarreled, these two fond lovers They'd quarreled o'er the phone that day And was it in a moment like this ' That the Dean should hurry poor Bill away? Fred and Rovene were there in that settee By far too small for them both But Fred didn't mind it a bit, boys And fair Rovene seemed nothing loth. And Harvey was there, as was Alta He was quiet when he wentto start, He may be noisy at some games, boys ,But not at this game of hearts. And Harvey was there, so was Alta And Perch Merrill looked down in the mouth. "Come Aggie, no tears now dearie" Old Franklin can stand a drough. And there in the corner cuddled, 'T was a shame for them to part Sat tiny Fern whose coquettish curls, Have won our poor Montyis heart. Farther o'er the banister leaning We could see bonnie Fern McGuire, And john, strange to say was there too, boys, For this year's last college date hour. 19 FRANKLIN COLLEGEEEQ QQLTH ALMANALCIL gpg Fern McGuire: Do you have' any luck telling your fortune with apple seeds? th Margaret Lewis: Oh, sure, I always dog if there are too many I just swallow em. t ALL FOR A Z5-CENT LABORATORY FEE Dear Mother: Out of luck-can't attend classes until I pay a breakage fee in chem1stry. It will cost me twenty-f1ve. Please have father send me a check imme- d13tC1Y- Yours, NORBERT. ANSWER Dear Norbert: I am enclosing you a green slip for 51325 to take care of your re- quirements for a day or two. The next time you buy a chemistry laboratory send home beforehand and I will look up Sears-Roebuckprice. Affectionately, DAD. Prof. Beriault: Avez-veus mon love? E Mary Beard: N ein Fraulein. P -.INTELLIGENT SENIORS p f Dr. Beyle calling roll in education class: Mary Elizabeth Branham. , Betty: Hello. X g S E E I OVERHEARD Miss Vories: There could only be one thing nicer than R Chester. What is it? Miss Vories: ' My Chester. g Mr. Tomlinson: Trying to get an excuse for his absence when he took time off to get married. S ' ' Miss Thurber: I will give you an excuse this time if you promise never to do it again. ' - . Q , t Scientific Management: Hold the book you are reading on a level with the door, so that you lose the least time possible watching every one who comes inthe door. 'Unproductive Labor: Most noticeable in the winter time when it is not date night at the dorm. Be sure and look in the book stacks. Causes of Inefficiency: When a fellow is trying to study sitting next to the fel- low who has a treat on him at joe Wood's later on. A bunch of, three or four trying to use the same geology book. Watching a tennis game out the window. Depreciation: When you canlt find the book you have to report on the next day. N. Mullendore: ' Why are biology people so slick? Why? A N. Mullendore: Because they make so many slides. Treva ftalking in her sleepjz Oh, don't kiss me here. Florence Merrill: How do you get off a slide. ' ' H. Glessner: Slide off. - l CThe day after a prohibition speaker was here.j Dr. Sherwood: If a vote were taken the American people would vote to lick'er. Note: Mexico might prove an alibi. 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