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._.. _ . . . - . Milligan College Library LD3311.A47M5627 1924 c.2 MA Milligan College Buffalo. 3 1881 0001 1692 7 J 7 57? igan College Library THE BUFFALO 1924 Published by the SENIOR CLASS OF MILLIGAN COLLEGE Milligan College, ' i i i u ii i ii ilium in : : : : : T e n n . jForetoorO " The moving finger writes; and having writ moves on. " The Staff of the ' 24 Buffalo, however, does not predict the awful fate that follows the want- ing balance. We merely record here the ex- periences, the joys, the successes, and the happi- ness of our sojourn in old Milligan and then pass on out, — out from these sacred, classic halls to meet the problems and tasks of life. If, dear reader, while you peruse these pages at some future time, and feel the glow of pleasant memories, if there arises the old time love for your Alma Mater, — " reared against the sky, " and if you resolve, thenceforth, to renew your allegiance to her, then, and only then, shall the Buffalo of ' 24 deem itself worthy of being called a success. In this volume, we have endeavored to record the spirit of college life; we have tried to breathe our profoundest appreciation to the hon- ors of Milligan; and we have expressed our thanks to that host of business men who have come to our financial aid by means of adver- tising. And now, reader, proceed to the pages that lie before you, and when you shall have come to THE END close your eyes and silently breathe a prayer for that institution to which we all owe so much. Page Four 5 JT ¥ X -i Contents College. Classes. Organizations. • Scenic. Athletics. Activities. A Ivertising " fjLj» «| Yk W Page Five Dedication 3s a token of esteem anO appreciation, toe, m Class of ' 24 affectionately Dedicate tiris tiolume of ti)e Buffalo to President IDenrp % Dertlricfe and Iris lopal and efficient facultp Page Six THE COLLEGE PSBP1 Bg i mfl Jj K sifsPlMPaa E Si fis ii SkSsS Early History of Milligan College □ Milligan College had its beginning in the Yes- terday. It was just at the close of the Civil War that Doctor Caswell Taylor ' s daughter, now Mrs. Jane Millard of Johnson City, taught school in the Old Buffalo log church where the present church now stands. The people became inter- ested, and her brother Isaac Taylor, in 1867 or 1868 obtained a charter for a school to be known as Buffalo Institute, which he and the neighbors planned to build. W. G. Barker united with them and became the first teacher in the new building: then followed Professor Turner and later Pro- fessor Akard, who closed his work in the spring of 1875. Having learned of the situation, through J. D. Hamaker and Samuel Shelbourne, Prof. Josephus Hopwood decided to make in- vestigations. In August, 1875, he came to Johnson City, then a town of 1500 people. He was kindly entertain- ed overnight in the home of W. C. Maupin and on the next morning heard him preach in the school house on Science Hill. The disciples had no house of worship and only a few members. On the following morning a party went to Buffalo Institute on a prospecting tour. The house was a two-story brick, 36x40, with two rooms. It was situated on one acre of land which had been donated by Joshua Williams. After looking over the building and grounds and getting together the Board of Trustees : W. G. Barker, C. C. Taylor, J. D. Price, Pickney Wil- liams, Sam W. Hyder and others, the agreement was made. Prof. Hopwood was to pay interest on the debt of $1250.00 which was against the property. It was on August 19th, the first anniversary of their marriage, that Mrs. Hopwood arrived from Kentucky to assist Prof. Hopwood in the work. They took board half a mile away with " Uncle Pickney " Williams, as he was affectionately called. This was an excellent family and made a most congenial home for Prof, and Mrs. Hop- wood. When asked what board he would charge, the good man replied, " Well, I wouldn ' t charge you anything, but you know I ' ve got eleven gals to shoe and I guess I ' ll have to charge you $2.00 a week. " The county had no money for public schools that year, nor the year following, so Prof. Hop- wood set out to canvass the community for sub- scription students. School opened early in Sep- tember, and both of these good souls entered with enthusiasm into the work. During the first quarter they found it necessary to live nearer to the school : hence, they leased a small two-room cottag ' e and one acre of ground adjoining the school lot. Later this was bought from S. W. Hyder for $500.00, for a private home. Its im- mediate clooryard is now occupied by the larg ' e locust tree in front of Hardin 1 [all. The first school-year was a very happy one. At the close of it a public examination was given and a rising young man named A. A. Taylor was chosen to make the literary address. Vacation was spent largely in canvassing for students. On Morgan, his blooded Kentucky horse, Prof. Hopwood travelled twenty to forty miles in every direction. • Page Seven Early History of Milligan College (Continued) □ The problem of securing land adjoining the school was long and difficult of solution. Finally, a fair campus and playground were obtained. In the summer of 1878, Prof. Hopwood leased the entire property for twenty-one years. After the leases, putting up houses became an engrossing subject and a large dining-room and kitchen were added to the cottage, some other buildings brought up and attached to it, and a second story put over it all. Soon there were three sides of a square of buildings, double porches all around, and two good cisterns in the little green court. Up to this time they had carried water from the spring by the creek. Later at the southeast corner of the square a deep well of the finest water was dug. About sixty students was the capacity, but several neighbors opened their homes and took excellent care of a number of the boys and girls, year by year. Plans were being laid for erecting larger school buildings. A small frame building was put up on the lower side of the yard for younger classes. In the summer of 1880, one hundred and fifty thousand hand-made brick were burned on the school grounds. At the same tim.e a building, now the Hendrix home, was in the pro- cess of erection. This was to meet the demands for a o-irls ' ' home. After July the tenth, the men went to the woods, cut the logs, hauled them to the saw mills, sawed and seasoned the lumber, worked it all by hand, dug out the foundation, and had the building ready for Samuel Shelburne and family to occupy by the last of August. In April, 1881, the ' corner stone of the new college building was laid. For this occasion Col. N. G. Taylor had been engaged to give the ad- dress, but was unable to come: so Prof. Hopwood addressed the students and friends, dedicating the building to the cause of Christian Education, and announcing the name, Milligan College. The summer ' s work on the college building was di- rected by Henry Crouch, the father of Will; Ed, and Adam, all of whom later became alumni of the college and who are now prominent in the affairs of life. Thus, we have the brief history of the early days of Milligan College — a college that has grown and prospered with the passing years, sending forth men and women of true Christian character and noble ideals to bless the world. Page Eighl S. W. Price Johnson City, Tennessee Poek Tarwater Rockwood, Tennessee A. I. Myhe Belleview, Tennessee A. B. Crouch Johnson City, Tennessee Richie Ware Knoxville, Tennessee Tom Tarwater Harriman, Tennessee J. O. Cheek Nashville, Tennessee J. C. Hamlett Crocket Mills, Tennessee Page Nine J. B. Lyon Bristol, Virginia W. J. McGill Shelbyville, Tennessee Otto Roehl Knoxville, Tennessee M. R. Campbell Tullahoma, Tennessee W. P. Crouch Memphis, Tennessee S. J. Hyder Milligan College, Tennessee J. W. Williams Johnson City, Tennessee John Wray Chattanooga, Tennessee Page Ten B. A. Craddock Humboldt, Tennessee Lee; Glass Memphis, Tennessee W. G. Payne Milligan College, Tennessee R. B. CassEEL, Harriman, Tennessee Carey E. Morgan Nashville, Tennessee John Anderson Johnson City, Tennessee Walter White Memphis, Tennessee V. R. Smith Memphis, Tennessee Mrs. Geo. W. Hardin Johnson City, Tennessee Page Eleven TRUSTEES in absentia T. W. Phillips, Jr. B. D. Phillips Washington, D. C. Butler, Pennsylvania Martin W. Littleton William G. Erwin New York, N. Y. Columbus, Indiana Page Twelve FACULTY For just experience tells, in every soil, That those who think must govern those that toil. — Ibid. Page Thirteen Mrs. H. J. Derthick. Dean of Women The success and progress of Milligan College in all departments and in all phases of its many activities is due for the most part to the president who bears will- ingly and prayerfully and well the tremendous burden of raising funds for the support of the great work which he, though absent most of the time, directs and en- courages so successfully. He is a man — a man among men — tried in the fires of criticism, but staunch and firm he stands, a true friend, a true man, a true Ameri- can. H. J. Derthick, President President Derthick could not have accomplished all that he has, were it not that he has associated with him a group of efficient officers and teachers — loyal men and women — who are pouring their souls ardently into every phase of the college life. Happy should be the heart of the boy or the girl into whose life there has come the joy of those who " know whom they have believed, " and when these boys and girls go out from Milligan Col- lege, we feel that they have such firm faith and trust that " though the} ' trip and fall, they shall not blind their souls with clay. " Page Fourteen Willis Baxter Boyd Professor of Philosophy and Education Mrs. W. B. Boyd Librarian A. I. Myi-ir Professor of Applied Christianity Maurice Bertrand Ingle Professor of Spanish and Hebrew Page Fifteen Clarence Holton Poage Professor of English and German Henry Grady Rooker Professor of French and English William A. Wright Professor of Latin and Greek William O. Lappin Professor of History and Economics Page Sixteen Mrs. A. F. Cochrane Matron of Boys ' Home f " ■ ' ' ■ ■ Asa F. Cochrane, Jr. Professor of Chemistry and Biology William L. Hill Professor of Physics Sam J. Hyder Professor of Mathematics Page Seventeen Kathleen Adams Instructor in Commercial Courses Albert E. Muilberger Director of Music Dimple Hart Instructor in Expression Ernestine Richardson Instructor in Domestic Art Page Eighteen CLASSES mmmm SEN I DRS Our past is clean forgot, Our present is and is not, Our future ' s a scaled seedplot, And what betzvixt them are we? — Rossetti. e Nineteen J. GOFF LONG, A. B McRoberts, Kentucky President Athenian Literary Society, ' 24 ; Associate Edi- tor of Buffalo, ' 24; Trident Staff, ' 24; Inter-Society De- bate, ' 24; Inter-Collegiate Debate, ' 24. Many men can do things when kindly encouraged ; few men can do things in spite of circumstances. That individual who gains a college education because he absolutely refuses to be conquered by circumstances is one for whom we all have the profoundest admir- ation. An example of this type of man came to us last September as a former student of President Derthick, bringing with him a record of creditable achievements among which was graduating from Hazel Green Academy (Ky.) with high honors. For several years he has held the principalship of the High School at McRoberts, Kentucky, and the fact, that he is now on a leave of absence and will return to his employer in the fall is a certain indication of his real success as a teacher as well as his employer ' s high esteem for him. During his academy days he not only won fame as a " star twirler " of the first order, but also carried away the laurels in oratory and debate. At Milligan the same energy, enthusiasm, and interest has made a real contribution to student life on the diamond, in the classroom, and on the platform. Doubtless, one secret of Mr. Long ' s success is the inspiration received from the queenly lady who has been faithful at his side since a little while after his graduation from Hazel Green Academy, and from which institution she is also a graduate — Mrs. Long. Page Twenty GERTRUDE ODOM, A. B Klondike, Tennessee President of Student Council, ' 24; Annual Staff, ' 24; Sec- retary to the President. " So long as we love, we serve, So long as we are loved by others, I would almost say we are indispensable. " The rarest gifts of feminine charm, made the more beautiful because always so coy, demure, and reticent, amply adorn the figure and form which so familiarly moves in and out in Hardin Hall with subdued voice and apologetic step. ' Tis Gertrude. " A violet by a mossy stone, Half hidden from the eye, Fair as a star, when only one, Is shining in the sky. " There is sweetness in her seriousness; a joy in her sadness; an elegance in her simplicity; and even an amiableness in her gentle frown. Gertrude is a Puritan princess ; always perfectly and painfully correct; she thinks clearly; acts honestly; labors dutifully ; to her friends ever true ; to her ideals ever loyal. Just as dreams grow holy when put into actions; just as the humblest work grows fair by starry dreaming; just so, all the beautiful idealism of the college girl and all the commonplace duties of a life of realities blend in the rhythm of a sweet personality and thus, Gertrude, our hearts, one and all, attend thee. age Twenty one Editor-in-chief of Trident, ' 23- ' 24; Associate Editor of ' 24 Buffalo; Varsity Basket- ball, ' 22- ' 23- ' 24; Inter-col- legiate Debate, ' 23- ' 24. " How beautiful her youth ! How bright it gleams With its illusions, aspirations, dreams, Book of beginnings ; story without end, Our Helen, a heroine, and wisdom, her friend. " Eive happy, helpful, swiftly passing years, Helen Mitchell and " Milligan College have walked hand in hand, together passing through the fires of tribula- tion and together upon the ashes of the old Milligan dreaming dreams. Dreams that have come true in the new Milligan, arising as if by magic out of the old ; dreams that have come true in her own life ' s structure, in truth, honor, integrity, and literary achievements ; building into her character strength and power for the conquests of life. Helen has ever exemplified the true spirit and ideals of Milligan. Very rare and precious elements were compounded in the forming of her character. We find her always genuine, modest, never careless nor idle, ever true, sweet, and efficient ; excelling in all class- work and scholarship, strong in debate, prominent in literary society, faithful in spiritual activities, a star, in athletics. She set for herself high standards in all phases of the college life, performing every duty with grace and dignity, contributing richly to every depart- ment. She has now attained the goal, and Milligan crowns her, not only with her collegiate honors, but with her love; and sends her forth to her life ' s career with the tenderest benediction. Page Twenty-two Buffalo Staff, ' 24; Trident Staff, ' 24; President Philo- mathean Literary Society, ' 24; Student Council, ' 22, ' 23 ; President Hobnobbers Club. Johnson City is the proud metropolis from which hails our " Little Nell. " She loves the Sunny South, she loves Sunny Tennessee, and she loves beautiful Johnson City; yet, her love for these is excelled by her love for her Alma Mater. For a little while she ventured into other educa- tional circles and Milligan was deprived of her gentle- ness and helpfulness, but fortune restored her to us and the classic Milligan hill again received the bright- ness and cheer of her scintillating presence. Miss Nelle is one of our " A " students. If she ever gets a " B, " it is when she has failed to work her combination of wit, wisdom, and work ; of confidence, continuance, and charm upon her professor. She impresses you with her sincerity and with her genuine and whole-hearted belief in Milligan. She believes in her policies and principles, and especially in that institution locally known as " conference, " where she shines as one of the most brilliant of its fixed stars. We are never left in doubt of her ability, although she never tries to impress us with her importance. We shall miss her happy interest in everything, and we predict for her an abundant success. ige Twenty -three Varsity Football, ' 20- ' 21- ' 22- ' 23 ; Captain Football, ' 23 ; Member of Student Council, ' 21- ' 22; Varsity Basketball, ' 21- ' 22- ' 23; President of Athenian Literary Society, " 23 ; Annual Staff ' 24. Elmer came to us four years ago from Boone ' s Creek, a vicinity made famous by Daniel Boone, his tree, and his " bar. " Like this old pioneer, Elmer has overcome all difficulties in a quiet, unassuming, and forceful manner. He has made a record as a star athlete and clean player, both at football and basket- ball. As a public speaker, especially when talking of football, Elmer " struts his stuff. " When not studying on some difficult lesson, he spends his time by making speeches. Elmer has given his best to his Alma Mater in athletics, classroom work, and conference. Just a serious word about " Hedge " as he has lived among us would be fitting. He has always been loyal to Milligan in every sense of the word. Not only is he a great athlete and student, but he is one of the strongest and most forceful characters in school. Elmer ' s influence is like the undertow in a stream, powerful and compelling " , yet causing not a ripple on the surface. Quiet, unassuming, he makes himself felt in all things pertaining to college life. May Milligan gain more like you, Elmer! We predict for you a great future ; for as a boy acts in school, so does he in life. Page Twenty-four WILLIAM E. HYDER, B. S Johnson City, Tennessee President of Senior Class ; American Literary Society; Varsity Football, " ' 21- ' 22- ' 23- ' 24; Business Manager of Buffalo, ' 24; Trident Staff, ' 24. Several years ago there came into Milligan halls a young man familiarfy and affectionately known as " Skinny " Hyder. With the exception of one year, Bill has been right here since his first coming; and during these years " Skinny " has creditably discharged every duty pertaining to the college, the major duties of the President and Dean possibly excepted. If a student ' s intrinsic business ability can be measured in terms of his versatility, and his proficiency in perform- ing the many outside tasks which can be assigned by the authorities, we are safe in pronouncing Bill a genius in business. Recognizing this outstanding char- acteristic in Bill, the students have regularly made him business manager of all college publications. The many duties required of him were insufficient to keep a chance arrow of the little blind god, Dan Cupid, from piercing his warm heart; although the object of his affection is his college senior by one short year, indications are that he is about to suc- cumb to the wound inflicted by cupid two years ago. His recovery seems dangerously slow. Dependibility, earnestness, and loyalty have char- acterized " Skinny ' s " part in all activities. On the gridiron he distinguished himself as a guard and remained as firm as the rock of Gibraltar for four successive years. A practical, though very successful career is predicted for our genial good friend, Wil- liam E. Hyder. Page Twenty-five Buffalo Staff, ' 24; Varsity Basketball, ' 24; Secretary of Senior Class. Alfred Keefauver closes with his present senior year an honorable career of four years at Milligan College. .Alfred was painfully conscious of himself when he arrived on the hill. But, as the years went on, he learned more and more the functions of the will and gained in self-esteem and mental poise and vigor. He did not become afflicted with the almost fatal disease which attacks many sophomores, nor is he going out into the world like some seniors, to solve all of its vexing problems. He has learned how to secure " conference " and to speak to a girl, sometimes, without blushing. Alfred has always been one of our fastest " subs " in basketball, and a very useful pitcher for our baseball team. This year he will bear his equal share with " Wild Bill " and " Squatty Phil " on the mound. Keefauver has many friends in Milligan who wish for him great success in his chosen career. He will always find a welcome when he returns to Milligan Wherever Alfred goes, Milligan will have a friend and he will recommend her to young men and women everywhere by the high ideals he has always had and by the clean young manhood he will bestow upon the community that is so fortunate as to be selected for his future home. Page Twenty-six Varsity Football, ' 21- ' 22- ' 23; Varsity Basketball, 22- ' 23- ' 24; Varsity Baseball, ' 23- ' 24; President of Student Coun- cil, ' 23; Editor-in-Chief of ' 24 " Buffalo " ; captain Var- sity Basketball, ' 24. One day in September, bright in the history of our school, three years ago, " Battlitt " arose from his home .in Algood, courageously braved a journey over the Tennessee Central and pitched his tent in the promised land of Milligan. " Big Mac " immediately became famous on the football field, the basketball court, and at playing " Mutt and Jeff " on the triangle during the so-called conference. " Mac " has held office in all student organizations, but this year he has been unan- imously elected as president of the " Ex-Courter ' s Club. " " Mac ' s " chief amusements are athletics, organic chemistry, reading the Johnson City Chronicle, and sleeping. , His presence will be missed sorely on the athletic field, where_ he is a three-letter man; in the class- room; and in the student body. No words ' are ade- quate to express appreciation for a man of his caliber. " Big Mac " is a name exactly fitting the man. It is a term of endearment used by all who know him, both teachers and students. " Big Mac, " big in body, big in brain, big in heart and above all, big in the business of being a man. His influence for good will be felt for years to come and the college has been bettered to a great extent by his life in it. Page Twenty-seven JOHN C. McKISSICK, B. S Sweetwater, Texas President American Literary Society, ' 24; Associate Edi- tor of Buffalo, ' 24; Assistant Business Manager of Tri- dent, ' 24; Inter-Society Ora- tor. Don Juan McKissick " breezed " in from the wilds of Texas last year and " stampeded the ranch " for a while. He proved to be a gay Lothario with quite a ro- mantic turn of mind, however, and a fair matadorina succeeded partially in taming his impetuous onrush. Having practical and literary antecedents, however, he so charmed his fair captor that she rather de- lighted in exhibiting her trophy. Don Juan romances in the liquid Castilian and prattles in the patois of the Mexican greaser. After a varied career educationally and romantically, he became sufficiently civilized to become a grave and reverend senior. Not content with his literary acquirements, he entered the ranks of the orator, and represented his society in this capacity. He took high place in the final and will, in the future, if he cares to try, astonish the natives in some outburst of eloquence. We prophesy a successful termination of his plans in any line in which he may become interested. He will put through a convplete and strenuous round-up. If Aesculapius smiles upon him, we shall hear of successful " ' carvings " of his name upon the scroll of fame. Page Twenty -eight President of American Lit- erary Society ; Varsitv Foot- ball, ' 20- 21- ' 22- ' 23 ; Varsity Baseball, ' 21- ' 22- ' 23; Labora- tory Assistant in Chemistry; Annual Staff, ' 24. In the dark, dim, and distant past, Luke resigned as mayor of Turkey Town to come to Milligan. Although Turkeytown lost a great and valuable offi- cial, we gained a man : — one worthy of the name, in all respects. Luke has played all positions on the baseball team, all except three in football. In science he is a genius; in athletics, a star; in time of need a friend. In fact Luke is one of the most gracious and hearty fellows in his manner that we have at Milligan. One thing we do know, wherever Luke may roam, in whatever field of endeavor he may try his hand, his heart will be at Milligan. Let us think seriously for a moment of the man who is leaving us and who will be so hard to replace. We are losing a perfect gentleman, a man who is destined to carve his name high up on the shaft of scientific achievement, a true, loyal and devoted friend to his fellows, to his faculty, and to his Alma Mater. In his every day life he reminds us of a stanza of an old song. If your life becomes a tangle, Full of toil arid care ; Smile a bit as you journe3 f , Others ' burdens share. You ' ll forget all your troubles, Making their lives bright Skies will grow blue and sunny, If your heart keeps right. Page Twenty-nine Varsity Baseball, ' 21- ' 22- ' 23- ' 24; Varsity Basketball, ' 21- ' 23 - ' 24 ; Captain Varsity Baseball, ' 23 ; Business Man- ager Baseball, ' 22; Student Council, ' 24; Business Man- ager Basketball, ' 21 ; Annual Staff, ' 24. Robert Tipton Anderson, otherwise known as " John B. " closes an honorable college career with the class of 1924. Always gentle, manly, and pleasant, he goes into the life of business which he has chosen with the love and respect of his teachers, the gobdwill and goodwishes of the under-graduates, and the warm regard of every member of the senior class. " Bob " has always been one of our stand-bys in baseball and we regret to lose him. His basketball career has not been as brilliant, until this year, when he saved the day for us on several occasions. He was humorously referred to as " Roost " and the " Okolona Flash " during the basketball season. He certainly . did roost upon the perch of many an opponent and was wide-awake while doing so ; and his flashes of furious offensive and defensive were by no means infrequent. " John B. " will be in business with Anderson Hard- ware Co., and Johnson City and Milligan will have mother life-long friend in that firm. Here ' s to John B. And wishing that he Will never grow less Here ' s to our Bob. ss vinii Page Thirty HESTER L. MOREDOCK A. B. Livingston, Tennessee President of Philomathean Literary Society, ' 24; Var- sity Basketball, ' 22- ' 23- ' 24; Annual Staff, ' 24. Four things one must learn to do; To think without confusion clearly, To love his fellowmen sincerely, To act from honest motives purely, To trust in God and Heaven securely. _ Hester Moredock hails from the little city of Liv- ingston, bringing with her these qualities so charac- teristic. Her disposition, charming sincerity, tireless energy, and high ideals have made for her a perma- nent place in our hearts. Hester is the sort to whom comrades go for advice, and whose advice brings the needed results. Magnanimity and good sportsmanship combine to make Hester ready on every occasion. She is as true as the needle to the pole or the dial to the sun. By dent of patience and by instinctive service to others, Hester has come to be the veritable Flor- ence Nightingale of Hardin Hall. No matter how late the how nor how difficult the task, there, is a way out of it if " Heck " is near. Her versatility enables her to do any task from patching up a love affair to bobbing hair. An athlete from head to foot. When the girls don the " Orange and Black " for next season in basketball somebody will say, " Where is dear old Heck? " Hester is never idle ; serves faithfully her kind ; has her way with the waiters; is general " factotum " for the boys ; and with it all is the angel of mercy on the classic hill. Page Thirty-one Class History □ In accordance with the time-honored, new-old custom, we, the class of 1924, beg leave to put down in black and white some of the things we have done, the impressions we have received, and knowledge we have gained, during the four years we have dwelt within the walls of old Milligan ; so that, in the years to come, if perhaps our children ' s children shall wend their way to this schoolhouse on the hill, they shall know that we have been here. We do not claim to leave behind us a spectacu- lar history. We do not say, " We came, we saw, we conquered. " We only know that we have put into the four years our best efforts, always, though sometimes it has seemed to fall far short. We have wondered why we could not kick the football farther, pound the typewriter harder, run the race a little faster, and speak the speech a little better and without hesitation. But through it all we feel that we have received in equal measure just what we have put into the hours. At least, as we leave our colleg-e, we know that we shall feel stronger and safer because we can take with us some of the spirit of Milligan which has inspired us to learn our lessons while here, and which we are counting on to help us answer the greater riddles of life — out in the world. Each class has its own personality. Some are mighty and some are weak ; some are rich and some are poor. Our class of 1924 is not the largest, nor yet the smallest — yet, we shall never find another we would rather serve. Our first impressions of Milligan draw away, and we scan them with curiosity, and wonder how we ever looked on these classrooms as places of dull care and dreaded lessons. For now, that we are about to depart, the mosaic of our recent years takes form and reveals to us a new, yet ever familiar, panorama of the life we have learned to know at old Milligan. There comes a horde of confusing impressions and sen- sations — not least among them, a sense of sad- ness at the parting — for, Milligan, we love you! " Oh, long will our hearts with memory be filled, For here have our doubtings and troubles been stilled. We can go from thy shadow to do what we will, But thy teachings and precepts will be with us still. " Page Thirty-two JUN I ORS In human hearts what bolder thoughts can rise, Than man ' s presumption on tomorrow ' s dawn! When is tomorrow? — Young. Miiligan Collage Library Milligran Collate, Tennessee ige Thiifcy-Miree ■ ' .:.--.- . ' ■ " ■■■■■ fe™ i- : i£??M%i NORAH BOONE Ervvin, Tennessee P tsident of Junior Class; Art Edi- tor of Buffalo; Art Editor of Tri- dent; Inter-Collegiate. Debate. Scholarship, refinement, beauty, artistic taste — so rich in natural en- dowment ; and yet, so unostentatious ,n it all. WILLIAM BLEVINS Crandull, Tennessee American Literary Society. Bill has one of the most desirable characteristics that a man can pos- sess. He attends to his business and permits others to attend to theirs in any way they desire. CLARA CHISAM Pikeville. Tennessee Philomathean Literary Society; Joke Editor of Trident. For three years we have known the intellectual worth of Clara Chisam. She is, without doabt, one of our " A " students. JOHN A. BROYLES, JR. Johnson City, Tennessee Treasurer of Junior Class ; Ameri- can Literary Society ; Varsity Baseball, ' 23, ' 24; Manager-elect Football, ' 24. If there is an honest worker and a consistent Milliganite — and there are many — John is one of them. OREL BEHER Chicago, Illinois Vice-President of Junior Cass ; American Literary Society; Man- ager Football, ' 23 ; Assistant Art Editor of Buffalo ; President of Dramatic Club. Beher is one of the most versatile students on the hill; always ready to lend a helping hand; whether the task be great or small. Page Thirty-four WILLIAM FERGUSON Erwin, Tennessee American Literary Society; Varsity Baseball, ' 22 ' 23, ' 24. lie is called " Wild Bill " because he is so mild. His good-nature is i roverbial. He is quite shy of the fair sex, but may recover. ADA BESS HART Pikeville, Tennessee Philomathean Literary Society; Varsity Basketball, ' 23, ' 24; Man- ager Basketball, ' 23, ' 24. There is only one Ada Bess. We do as she says, yet she is very de- pendable at the crucial moment. JESSIE S. GARDNER Star, Virginia Philomathean Literary Society; Girls ' Circle. To know her is to love her. She never makes any noise, but her good deeds instil in us a love for her. GEORGE W. HARDIN Greeneville, Tennessee American Literary Society; Varsity Football, ' 21. ' 22, Inter-Col- legiate Debate, ' 23, ' 24; Inter- Collegiate Oratorical Representa- tive, ' 23, ' 24. The " Senator " has won honor in debate, oratory, and athletics. He is optimistic and industrious. His success is assured. W. G. FERGUSON White Plains, Georgia American Literary Society; Minis- terial Association; Religious Edi- tor of Buffalo; Inter-Collegiate Debate, ' 24. Grady has made good as a student at Milligan. Besides this, he is a star courter and a successful min- ister. Page Thirty-five _, ' - ' • : " -• ' " - - -•■-•■ J - WILLIAM W. HILL, JR. Harriman, Tennessee American Literary Society ; Inter- Collegiate Debate, ' 23, ' 24; Athletic Editor of Buffalo. Bill is the professional " spoofer " in the classrooms as well as at conference. He is the genial friend of all who have come in contact with him. DENNIS J. KIMERY Shelbyville, Tennessee Athenian Literary Society; Varsity Football, ' 21 ; President of Latin Club. Dennis is quiet, modest, and with- out affectation. He is a good stu- dent and a sportsman of the highest type. RUTH HURT Radford, Virginia Philomathean Literary Society; Volunteer Band; Girls ' Circle. Ruth is as beautiful in character and as loyal to life ' s purposes as she who said, " Thy God shall be my God, and thy people my people. " WILLARD MILLSAPS Soddy, Tennessee American Literary Society ; Var- sity Baseball, ' 23, ' 24; Captain Baseball, ' 24; Varsity Basketball, ' 23, ' 24; Student Council, ' 24. He says very little, but does much without noise. This is " Soddy. " May Milligan have many like him to strengthen her classrooms and teams. J. J. MUSICK Milligan College, Tennessee President of Ministerial Associf tion ; American Literary Society Inter-Collegiate Debate, ' 23. " Music hath charms, " and so has Musick. He is a good student, preaches acceptably, and roots for Milligan and the American Literary Society. Page Thirty-six CHARLES CROUCH Johnson City, Tennessee American Literary Society ; Varsity Football, ' 23 ; Volunteer Band. Slow, but sure ; well-balanced, but spasmodic at times, is " Box. " He is very modest and given to poetry, especially in Spanish translations. GRACE HART Pikeville, Tennessee Philomathean Literary Society. Our regard for Grace is very gen- uine. She is a very satisfactory student. She always does her work well. " ' Nuff sed. " T. VV. CASKEY, JR. Wichita Falls, Texas American Literary Society ; Varsity Football, ' 2i Trident Staff. " Skey " may make a hard-boiled bluff sometimes, but he is a very decent young man. His grit will put him through. EDWIN G. CROUCH Johnson City, Tennessee Athenian Literary Society; Business Manager of Trident; Inter-Col- legiate Debate. Active, energetic, liked by all, and the friend of all, a great debater, and one who will be heard from in the days to come. CHRYSTETN SADLER Silver Point, Tennessee Philomathean Literary Society ; Oratorical Contest; Buffalo Staff. If it can be done, Chrystein can do it. Ingenuity? Why, she says that she could start house-keeping on a manicure set. Her smiles and wit, charm and grit will take her wherever she chooses to go. Page Thirty-seven NORMA WALLACE Iverness, Mississippi Ossolian Literary Society. Norma is an artist ; also a good student. She conies from the Sunny South and scatters sunshine in her small corner. FRANCIS DERTHICK Milligan College, Tennessee Manager Basketball, ' 22, ' 24; Amer- ican Literary Society. Francis has a knack of making friends and he stands by them. He was our efficient basketball manager for this year. ' •■ - " - RAMONA ROSS Tullahoma, Tennessee Ossolian Literary Society ; Girls ' Circle; President Volunteer Band, ' 23; Trident Staff. To us Ramona is an impersona- tion of the finer qualities that en- noble human life. WILLIAM ZEIGLER Harrisburg, Pennsylvania American Literary Society ; Varsity Football, Basketball, and Base- ball. " Zig " came to us from Pennsyl- vania. He is a silent man, but a clean and great athlete. His edu- cated toe is wonderful. Page Thirty-eigh. S0PH0f10RE5 Learning without thought is labor lost; Thought without learning is perilous. — Confucius. Page Thirty-nln.- DOROTHY BROWN - BRODIE THOMPSON LISTA CRITTENDON Newburn, Tennessee Humboldt, Tennessee Halls, Tennessee President of Class ; Philomathean Lit- Secretary of Class ; American Literary Treasurer of Class ; Philomathean Lit- erary Society ; Inter-Collegiate De- Society ; Varsity Baseball. erary Society ; Girls ' Circle ; Inter- bate, ' 23 ; Student Council, ' 23. Collegiate Debate, ' 23. JOE McCORMICK GLEN PRYOR _ Algood, Tennessee Follansbee, W. Virginia American Literary Society; Varsity Athenian Literary Society; President Football ; Student Council. of Volunteer Band ; Inter-Society De- bate. CLYDE TURRENTINE Shelbyville, Tennessee Athenian Literary Society. LUCILE RAUM Ann Arbor, Michigan Ossolian Literary Society; Girls ' Circle ; Volunteer Band. CHARLES CUTRELL Plainfield, Indiana Athenian Literary Society ; Volunteer Band; Ministerial Association. ANNA LOUISE LACY Knoxville, Tennessee Ossolian Literary Society. HORACE PETERS Clarkrange, Tennessee American Literary Society. Page Forty JAMES BLACKBURN Pikeville, Tennessee American Literary Society. IVOR JONES Piney Flats, Tennessee Ossolian Literary Society. HOWARD VADEN Gordonsville, Tennessee American Literary Society; Student Council : Varsity Football. FYDELLA ROBERTS THOMAS KEGLEY Memphis, Tennessee Wytheville, Virginia Volunteer Band ; Ossolian Literary American Literary Society ; Volunteer Society; Girls ' Circle; Inter-Collegi- Band; Ministerial Association. ate Debate, ' 24. ' ---■ ■- ' _ ' ,. .:-•--.•■■ ■- - - -. ■ — .■ ... . - ■ . ' CHARLES JOHNSTONE RUTH EMERSON SILAS ANDERSON Athens, Georgia Fruitvale, Tennessee Silver Point, Tennessee Athenian Literary Society; Volunteer Ossolian Literary Society ; Girls ' Circle ; American Literary Society; Varsity Band; Ministerial Association. Inter-Collegiate Debate, ' 23, ' 24. Football; Varsity Baseball. OLLIE MORGAN MONTA SHULL Eagleville, Tennessee Hampton, Tennessee Ossolian Literary Society ; Girls ' Circle. Athenian Literary Society ; Varsity Football, ' 22. Page Forty-one JESS FLEENOR Bristol, Virginia Athenian Literary Society. JOE KEGLEY Wytheville, Virginia American Literary Society. LILLA MORRIS Orangeburg, South Carolina Ossolian Literary Society; Volunteer Band. KENNETH HART Church Hill, Tennessee American Literary Society. DAYTON HODGES Jonesboro, Tennessee Athenian Literary Society. FOREST LITTLE VIOLET DEARING HILBOURN BOTKIN Clarkrange, Tennessee Harriman, Tennessee Harriman, Tennessee American Literary Society; President Philomathean Literary Society; Stu- American Literary Society; Athletic Student Council ; Captain Varsity dent Council ; Girls ' Circle ; Volun- Editor of Trident. Football, ' 24. teer Band. MARTHA SHEPHERD CHESTER BLEVINS Mosheim, Tennessee Crandull, Tennessee Ossolian Literary Society; Girls ' Circle; American Literary Society; Student Student Council. Council; Manager of Varsity Base- ball, ' 24. Page Forty -two FRESHMEN Do not think that zvhat is hard for thee to master is impossible for man ; but if a thing is possible and proper to man, dream it attainable by thee. — Marcus A ureluis. ' age Forty-three ysfH " -.--..-- ' .. ■-- " - ' ' •■ ' ■• . ? - ' . " : - ' --v.- -_ . .. ■ ...... : .;._. JOE WALTON MALTIER CHAUNCEY RONDAH HYDER Powells, Tennessee Chattanooga, Tennessee Johnson City, Tennessee President of Class; Athenian Literary Ossolian Literary Society; Secretary Vice-President of Class; American Society and Treasurer of Class ; Girls ' Circle. Literary Society. BERNICE CANTRELL DAVID WHEELER Alamo, Tennessee Pikeville, Tennessee Philomathean Literary Society; Girls ' American Literary Society. Circle. ALBERT PRICE Erwin, Tennessee American Literary Society. NANCY CANTRELL VVELDON McCULLOM Alamo, Tennessee Sulphur Springs, Tennessee Philomathean Literary Society; Girls ' American Literary Society. Circle ; Volunteer Band. HELEN DRUDGE BERNARD AGINSKY Clarence, New York New York, N. Y. Philomathean Literary Society; Girls ' Athenian Literary Society. Circle; Volunteer Band; Student Council. Page Forty -four BERNAL LAPPIN Milligan College, Tennessee Athenian Literary Society. BERTHA WILSON TIM HUDDLESTON Milligan College, Tennessee Livingston, Tennessee Volunteer Band; Ossolian Literary American Literary Society. Society. BESSIE WILSON Milligan College, Tennessee Ossolian Literary Society. HERMAN FORBES Leaksville, N. C. Inter-Collegiate Debate ; Athenian Lit- erary Society. .- SHERRIL MILLER Johnson City, Tennessee American Literary Society. DAISY BUTCHER JOHN GOURLEY Knoxville, Tennessee Chuckey, Tennessee Girls ' Circle; Volunteer Band; Philo- Athenian Literary Society, mathean Literary Society. ERIN SHELTON Ramer, Tennessee Philomathean Literary Society. ROY PEARSON Morristown, Tennessee American Literary Society. Page Forty -five ii ' jjivi . ' ' ' ' ■ : i ■ . « ■. . ' • i ' i ■ i - - , " J-i i — I i ' : : — — ■ — — — ' —— - — V. " ' . ' : 1 i Vnf ' • i ' • i» ■ ' ■ u ' •,. ' ■ ' ni ' ERNEST KEGLEY JESSIE AVERY SUE PITTMAN Wytheville, Virginia Shelbyville, Tennessee Wehadkee, Alabama American Literary Society; Volunteer Girls ' Circle; Volunteer Band; Philo- Philomathean Literary Society; Girls ' Band; Ministerial Association. . mathean Literary Society. Circle; Volunteer Band. JULIA KIMMINS WALTER LOVELESS Shelbyville, Tennessee Knoxville, Tennessee Philomathean Literary Society; Girls ' Athenian Literary Society; Volunteer Circle; Volunteer Band. Band; Ministerial Association. WiWii1» VIH l l Will " I ' ' " JOHN T. WILLIAMS Wilson Texas American Literary Society. HAZEL PAYNE LESLIE PAYNE Webster Grove, Missouri Webster Grove, Missouri Philomathean Literary Societv; Volun- Athenian Literary Society; Varsity teer Band ; Girls ' Circle ; Varsity Basketball ; Volunteer Band. Basketball. GLADYS PAYNE PAUL CRINKLEY Webster Grove, Missouri Harriman, Tennessee Philomathean Literary Society; Volun- American Literary Society teer Band ; Girls ' Circle ; Varsity Basketball. Page Forty-six JOHN BROADWAY DOROTHY VAN BOCKERN LONNIE ELMORE Paris, Tennessee Bluff City, Tennessee Snowville, Virginia Athenian Literary Society; fnter- Ossolian Literary Society; Girls ' Cir- American Literary Society. Collegiate Debate. cle ; Inter-Collegiate Debate. ANNA CATES JACK MASSEY Bristol, Virginia Leaksville, N. C. Ossolian Literary Society ; Girls ' Circle ; Athenian Literary Society; Inter-Col- Volunteer Band. legiate Debate. 1 ■ _■, ■ .. - r - - ' ■ ' ' — ■ ' - J ■ — _ ■-— ' ' ■■ L ■ ■■•---• •» .- " ■■_. . - ..: : . ;•• ■ ■ . . ' ■■ , ...y n — L. ■ i ■■■ ■ • i ESSIE BOALS Humboldt, Tenessee Ossolian Literary Society. MAIE WOOD Bells, Tennessee I ' hilomathean Literary Society. GEORGE HARRISON Crossville, Tennessee American Literary Society ; Inter-Col- legiate Debate. MILDRED McDONALD LOVIE PENNINGTON Spring City, Tennessee Celina, Tennessee Philoniathcan Literary Society; Girls ' Ossolian Literary Society; Inter-Col- Circle ; Volunteer Band. legiate Debate. Page Forty-seven r f-s ' ; ' " ,;:w if! ; ' " V.;: ' !T , V ' v■ ' . v ' -f: ' : ' " il ' ' i: W.» : j-: ' i !7 ' ' ■ , ' -■ ' . ' ■■■,: 7.:;;; _£ A ' ' .:■■;; :■■ a ; i SM! LESLIE HART MARY ALMA KENNEDY MYRTLE CLARK Johnson City, Tennessee Woodland Mills, Tennessee Newport, Tennessee American Literary Society; Varsity Student Council, ' 22; Philomathean Ossolian Literary Society; Volunteer Football. Literary Society. Band. PAULINE LIPFORD ARCHIE GRAY Butler, Tennessee Milligan College, Tennessee Ossolian Literary Society ; Girls ' Circle. Inter-Collegiate Debate; Ministerial Association ; Athenian Literary So- ciety. CARLOS SPRINGFIELD Soddy, Tennessee American Literary Society; Varsity Baseball. W. G. SMALLWOOD Kingsport, Tennessee American Literary Society; Inter- Collegiate Debate. Page Forty-eigln SUB " FRESHMEN Ignorance is not innocence, but sin. — Browning. Page Forty-nine NADELLE SCHUPING ANNA MAI KNIGHT FRANCES WHEELER Knoxville, Tennessee Del Rio, Tennessee Jamestown, Tennessee Ossolian Literary Society ; Volunteer President Sub-Freshman Class ; Osso- Secretary Sub-Freshman Class ; Osso- Band ; Girls ' Circle. lian Literary. Society; Girls ' Circle Han Literary Society. Volunteer Band; Inter-Collegiate Debate. DALE ALEXANDER LOUISE TURNER KERMIT JONES Greeneville, Tennessee Knoxville, Tennessee Piney Flats, Tennessee American Literary Society; Varsity Ossolian Literary Society; Varsity Athenian Literary Society. Football, Baseball and Basketball. ' Basketball. MADGE PEDRICK EARL HIMES Tampa, Florida Milligan College, Tennessee Philomathean Literary Society ; Volun- Athenian Literary Society, teer Band; Secretary to Editor-in- Chief of Trident. Page Fifty ; WXF -- . - ' — ■ ; ■ ' - - ; ■• ■■■ - ■ ■■■ ' ■■■ ' ' ■■ ' ' ■ u . i ; j i ' ' ! . ' ! ' . ' ■ ' " • ' ... ' ' •; ' :■■ fe.( ' ' i LAWRENCE FLEENOR Bristol, Virginia Athenian Literary Society. MARY ROBERTS ALVIN DEAVERS Memphis, Tennessee Wilson, Texas Girls ' Circle; Ossolian Literary So- American Literary Society; Varsity ciety. Football. KATHARINE DEARING LAWRENCE DERTHICK Harriman, Tennessee Milligan College. Tennessee Ossolian Literary Society ; Dramatic Athenian Literary Society. Club. CLYDE REYNOLDS Elizabethton, Tennessee American Literary Society. ■ ' ViY.ii- — — — ' if _ , ,-, — - !£ : . BERT WADDELL Greeneville, Tennessee American Literary Society; Varsity Football. EUGENE HENDRIX Milligan College, Tennessee American Literary Society. GEORGE FERRELL Milligan College, Tennessee ANDERSON PAYNE Milligan College, Tennessee American Literary Society. MRS. JOE SUGGS Marietta, Mississippi Ossolian Literary Society. CLYDE HUGHES Milligan College, Tennessee American Literary Society. age Fifty-one Our Heritage And Our Responsibility The past history of Milligan College is im- mense. It is firmly founded upon principles that shall last throughout the ages. This foundation, like all foundations for magnificent structures, has been concealed, more or less, from the eyes of the world. It has been an unpretentious, strong and solid piece of workmanship. The men and the women who have struggled and sacri- ficed in laying this foundation ; those who by the sweat of the brow and by the fatigue of the brain, have planned wisely and have builded well the solid groundwork of Milligan College ; those men and those women have done the first and most important work, in order that the great structure might stand even after the) ' have " passed to where beyond these voices there is peace. " But the past history of Milligan College is only the firm foundation for the magnificent structure that may now be seen to tower unto the heights. There are going into this building every day the strength and the life of those who are toiling night and day, that there may be a building made, not by hands, but by the very souls of the builders. And now the structure be- gins to " loom in the sun and the stars, and has a soul. " The work of the novice clad in green and the work of the seer clad in black enter into the structure and make it great. Their souls form a part of the soul of the ascending building. We now resolve to build well the part that is assigned to us. But the present magnificent structure, built upon the great foundation of the past, is only the ground floor of a more stately mansion to be erected as the endless ages roll. The work, the life, and the soul of every man and of every woman who has toiled on this sacred hill, have become a part of the great soul of the future of Milligan College and this soul will grow from greatness unto greatness, and this building will become a super-structure. The past of Milligan College is immense ; the present is magnificent ; the future is sublime. Page Fifty-two UNCLASSIFIED Too low they build, who build beneath the stars. — Young. Page Fifty-three Unclassified ANNIE ALLEYNE MONROE MRS. J. G. WILSON Tampa, Florida Milligan College, Tennessee Philomathean Literary Society; Girls ' Ossolian Literary Society. Circle. PHILIP SAWYER Mohawk, Tennessee Varsity Football ; Varsity Baseball ; Varsity Basketball. FLEMING TOLD Louisville, Kentucky Manager ' 23 Basketball. JOE SUGGS . J. E. GOUGE Marietta, Mississippi Milligan College, Tennessee Athenian Literary Society; Ministerial Ministerial Association. Association. GLADYS GRIFFIN RUTH WAKEFIELD ROY DRUDGE Newport, Tennessee Bedford, Ohio Clarence, New York Ossolian Literary Society; Volunteer Ossolian Literary Society; Volunteer Athenian Literary Society; Ministerial Band. Band; Girls ' Circle. Association; Volunteer Band. M. G. TARVIN Milligan College, Tennessee Ministerial Association. JOHN MEREDITH Watauga, Tennessee Ministerial Association. Page Fifty-four Special MRS. A. W. GRAY Milligan College, Tennessee Ossolian Literary Society; Domestic Art. ROBBIE EDWARDS Elizabethton, Tennessee Domestic Art; Philomathean Literary Society. JAMES CASWELL TAYLOR Milligan College, Tennessee American Literary Society W. B. HENDRIX Johnson City, Tennessee MRS. J. J. MUSICK Milligan College, Tennessee Domestic Art. PAULINE EDWARDS Elizabethton, Tennessee Domestic Art ; Philomathean Literary Society. RANGE SNODGRASS Watauga, Tennessee American Literary Society. OMER ROWE Johnson City, Tennessee American Literary Society. MRS. J. G. LONG McRoberts, Kentucky Domestic Art. JOHN O. ANDERSON Silver Point, Tennessee Athenian Literary Society. HARRY COOK Savoy, Kentucky American Literary Societj ' . ERWIN JONES Silver Point, Tennessee Athenian Literary Society Page Fifty-five Wfitttf y« " Jt J_, Page Fifty-six ® ® ® ® ® ® ® Special Departments think it better to have two strings to my bozv — Terence ® ® ® ® ® ® ® ® Page Fifty-seven .... -■■_. : .. ' .- v r ■ " • ,- P " V Expression Class Boone, Norah Butcher, Daisy Cantrell, Nancy Cantrell, Bernice Chauncey, Maltier Gates, Anna Edwards, Pauline Edwards, Robbie Gardner, Jessie Johnstone, Charles Kennedy, Mary Alma Kimmins, Julia Lacy, Anna Louise Sadler, Chrystein Public-Speaking Class Beher, Orel Botkins, Hilbourn Drudge, Roy Harrison, George Vaden, Howard Page Fiity-eight Domestic Art □ Avery, Jessie Clark, Myrtle Edwards, Robbie Edwards, Pauline Griffin, Gladys Gray, Mrs. A. W. Wallace, Norma Hart, Grace Kinnnins, Julia Long, Mrs. J. G. Musick, Mrs. J. J. McDonald, Mildred Odom, Gertrude Page Fifty-nine ' :-- j r ;-.: .. - .:■■ ■-« _•■■ " - - v ' ■■ ' ,•. V " ' . ' - " -- - : - ' J VJ «V ' ° Commercial TYPEWRITING CLASS Anderson, Robert Brown, Dorothy Boals, Essie Cates, Anna Crittendon, Lista Dearing, Violet Emerson, Ruth Falls, Clifton Beher, Orel Crittendon, Lista Griffin, Gladys Ferguson, Grady Gardner, Jessie Griffin, Gladys Hart, Leslie Jones, Kermit Kegley, Joe Kegley, Tom Kegley, Ernest Keefauver, Alfred SHORTHAND CLASS Keefauver, Alfred Odom, -Gertrude Pittman, Sue Kimery, Dennis Pittman, Sue Roberts, Fydella Turner, Louise Wallace, Norma Wheeler, Frances Walton, Joe Ziegler, W. A. Sadler, Chrystein Wheeler, Frances Ziegler, W. A. Page Sixty Beher, Orel Cates, Anna Ferguson, Grady Forbes, Herman Gardner, Jessie Music Class VOICE Hurt, Ruth Johnston, Charles Lipford, Pauline Lacy, Anna Louise Payne, Hazel Payne, Gladys Payne, Leslie Tarvin, Mrs. M. G. Van Bockern, Dorothy PIANO Cates, Anna Cantrell, Bernice Dearing, Katharine Hurt, Ruth Lacy, Anna Louise Pennington, Lovie Price, Beatrice Rowe, Omer Suggs, Mrs. J. K. Turner, Louise Tarvin, Mrs. M. G. Taylor, Florence Wheeler, Frances AVood, Maie Page Sixty-one 9m r fne nsg P ti a lies One rr fHC ?lf« of eVe ?y Ala , •» «•» frtff Pf Page Sixty-two Out of the hearts of nations rolled the burden of the Bible old. — Emerson. Page Sixty-three The Ministerial Association □ Milligan ' s Ministerial Association has a host of hallowed memories of great men of God who have passed through Milligan halls and are today penciling the horizon of fame with lives of Christian service. These lives of yesterday lend a charm to the present and give added courage to the younger ministers in preparation. Milligan College has always stood out as a strong Chris- tian College that has offered abundant opportuni- ties and excellent training to the men who desir- ed above all things to preach the Gospel. Among those in the past who have availed themselves of these opportunities have been such men as W. H. Book, B. A. Abbot, A. A. Ferguson. F. F. Bullard, W. J. Shelburne, Geo. P. Rutledge, R. E. Elmore, W. P. Crouch, and scores of other men who have helped to shape the destiny of the religious world. The spirit that moved these men still remains at Milligan ; the purposes, too, that burned in their hearts, still burn in the hearts of those who are here now — that purpose is to preach the Gospel and by so doing take the world for Christ. . The members of the Association come from all parts of the country and bring with them their respective contributions to the Association and also to the churches which they serve. By associ- ation with others in a common cause, each young minister receives the benefit of all ideas that are suggested. In the regular weekly meetings the various active ministers give reports from their respective fields and offer helpful suggestions. The Association owes a great debt of love and gratitude to Professor A. I. Myhr who has so kindly and sympathetically sponsored and father- ed this organization. Mention should also be made of the addresses brought by various mem- bers of the faculty. J. J. Musick, the most experienced of the young ministers, has charge of the Second Chris- tian Church of Johnson City. He has been there only a short time, but is organizing the work and moving it forward with new life and vigor. Brother Musick has great plans for this church. J. C. Cutrell preaches for the church at New- port. This work has been started only a short time, but the vigor and push of Bro. Cutrell have combined to put the work in fine condition. He expects to remain at Newport next summer. W. G. Ferguson has been for two years at Cleveland where he has done a constructive work. Brothers Gouge, Johnston, and Tarvin are preaching for a number of places around Milligan. The Association plans to try to enlarge itself from the ranks of the present students and also from others who may be induced to come to Mil- ligan. Our ambition is to be worthy of the record left us by those who have gone before. Page Sixty-four mmsmmi J. J. MUSICK A man who stands well with his fellows physically, intellectually, and spiritually. He is one of the most promising preachers that has ever passed through the halls of Milligan. His kindliness, his happy disposition, his devotion to duty, and above all, his love for the old Gospel, mark him as an outstanding preacher, and leader among men. ARCHIE GRAY They tell us that the far North breeds mild, sober men, but men of action just the same. In Mr. Gray, we have a striking example of this. While quiet and steady, he is a man who lives by his convictions and does things. CHARLES CUTRELL A man of unbounded energy and enthusiasm, with great ability to make friends and to make things go. He has a strong, rugged personality and a generous spirit. Mr. Cutrell desires above all things else to see the church progressive and practical. His high ideals and broad-mindedness will help to reach that goal. JOE SUGGS Joe is different— he is unique. There is no one quite like ' ' our Joe, " and we are proud of him. Loving all and loved by all in return, he is one of the most congenial fel- lows on the hill. The greatest mirth-maker of Milligan and a real asset to the school. W. G. FERGUSON Aggressive, progressive, expressive, kind-hearted and friendly is Grady, one of the most likeable fellows on Milligan hill. He is a great candidate for the ministry. When known today he is known forever, because Grady is always the same. He will make his way up to the apex of success. E. E. EWING He is quiet, cheerful, agreeable, and friendly. Brother Ewing has taught us the great lesson of patience and perseverance ; for he battles away, never loses any time, is always on the job. He is as steady as a clock and as sturdy as an oak. We believe that he will make an untiring servant for God in whatever field he may labor. M. G. TARVIN A kinder, truer, more sympathetic spirit could not be found than that which burns within the heart of Brother Tarvin. He is open-minded, open-hearted, and open-handed. His wit, his love for humanity, his readiness to serve, and his devotion to truth, guarantee for him a large place in the Master ' s service. Page Sixty-five GLEN EARL PRYOR " Pet " is one of the best looking young men in the ministerial association and is just as good as he looks. He is the possessor of rare good judgment. With this and with his youth and ability to work, we may well expect him to achieve great things for Christ and the Church. JOHN W. GOUGE Brother Gouge is a new recruit to the Milligan Association, but has already proven his loyalty and faithfulness to the cause. He is a hard worker and a persevering student of God ' s word. He has our good wishes and God-speed. THOMAS KEGLEV In " Tommy " we have a quiet, unassuming fellow. And when we think of him, let us do so in the light of that old proverb — " Actions speak louder than words. " Tom is ever there with a helpin g hand and his worth is ineffable. CHARLES W. JOHNSTON Charles is in the ministry because he believes in it. He tells every one about it and means just what he says. He is a temperamental, rushing, brushing, commanding, and very happy fellow. To use his own words he is not a " long-faced, bewhiskered, joy- killing reformer, " but he is one wdio believes and preaches that the Gospel of Jesus Christ is a man ' s Gospel, a practical Gospel, and a Gospel of Love. ROY DRUDGE Roy is a quiet, studious, droll, conscientious, helpful, thoughtful and unpretentious friend. He is seldom seen and hardly known, but is the possessor of those valuable characteristics that enable him to make an indelible impression upon the minds of those who do know him. The ministry needs men like Roy. WALTER LOVELESS Walter is a new addition to the ministerial department, but he is proving his value to the association. Full of life and laughter ; congenial and helpful, optimistic and aggres- sive ; he is destined to win a large place for himself, and render valiant service to the Master. EDDIE MOSELY Eddie is a man who is not ashamed to preach the Gospel. He preaches the whole truth and is continuously practising what he preaches. In his school work, his recreation, and his play, he puts his all, and that is just his aspiration in regard to the ministry. We predict for him a great power in the Master ' s cause. Page Sixty-six Girls ' Missionary Circle, Circle Mother, Mrs. M. B. Ingle. Page Sixty-seven Page Sixty-eight Student Volunteer Band ORGANIZED 1920 □ OFFICERS : Glen Pryor Tulia Kimmins- .President .Secretary Avery, Jessie Crouch, Charles Clark, Myrtle Cantrell, Nancy Chauncey, Maltier Cutrell, Charles Drudge, Helen Dearing, Violet Emerson, Ruth Ferguson, W. G. Griffin, Gladys ROSTER Hurt, Ruth . Johnston, Charles Kegley, Tom Kegley, Ernest Knight, Anna Loveless, Walter McDonald, Mildred McCormick, Joe Morris, Lilla Monroe, Alleyne Odom, Gertrude Payne, Leslie Payne, Gladys Payne, Hazel Pedrick, Madge Pittman, Sue Ross, Ramona Roberts, Fydella Schuping, Nadelle Wakefield, Ruth Wilson, Bessie Wilson, Bertha Page Sixty-nine Page Seventy Here the heart may give a useful lesson to the head and learning zviser grow without his books. — Cooper. Page Seventy-one ' 241 Page Seventy-two Philomathean Literary Society FOUNDED 1919 □ COLORS : Old Rose and Gray. FLOWER : Chrysanthemum. MOTTO: " Ad Astra per Aspera. " Adams, Kathleen Avery, Jessie Boone, Norah Brown, Dorothy Butcher, Daisy Chisam, Clara Crittendon, Lista Cantrell, Bernice Cantrell, Nancy Dearing, Violet Drudge, Helen ROSTER : Edwards, Robbie Edwards, Pauline Gardner, Jessie Hart, Ada Bess Hart, Grace Hannah, Nelle Hurt, Ruth Kennedy, Mary Alma Kimmins, Julia McDonald, Mildred Mitchell, Helen Moredock, Hester Monroe, Alleyne Odom, Gertrude Payne, Hazel Payne, Gladys Pedrick, Madge Pittman, Sue Richardson, Ernestine Shelton, Erin Sadler, Chrystein Wood, Maie Page Seventy-three ' 241 Page Seveniy-foui American Literary Society □ COLORS: Red, White and Blue. EMBLEM: American Flag. MOTTO : " In God We Trust. " Anderson, Robert Anderson, Silas Peher, Orel Blackburn, James Blevins, William Blevins, Chester Botkin, Hilborn Broyles, John A., Jr. Caskey, T. W., Jr. Crinkley, Paul Crouch, Charles Deavers, Alvin Ewing, E. E. Falls, L. C. ROSTER : Feathers, Luther Ferguson, Grady Hardin, George W. Harrison, George Hart, Kenneth hill, William W., Jr. Hendrix, Eugene Hyder, Rondah Hyder, William Kegley, Earnest Kegley, Thomas Kegley, Joseph McCullom, Weldon McCormick, Bartlett McCormick, Joe McKissick, John Millsaps, Willard Musick, J. J. Payne, Anderson Peters, Horace Price, Albert Smallwood, W. G. Springfield, Carlos Thompson, Brodie Vaden, Howard Williams, John Wheeler, David Ziegler, William A. Pane Seventy-five :■_. ' -._:_-j- BajMroaflt-- " ' ' - ... Jr m mWW Page Seventy-six Ossolian Literary Society □ COLORS: Blue and Gold. FLOWER: Wisteria. MOTTO: " Do or Die. " Boals, Essie Cates, Anna Clark, Myrtle Chauncey, Maltier Dearing, Katherine Emerson, Ruth Gray, Mrs. A. W. Griffin, Gladys Isenberg, Naomi Jones, Ivor ROSTER : Knight, Anna Lacey, Anna Louise Lipford, Pauline Morris, Lilla Morgan, OUie Pennington, Lovie Payne, Christine Raum, Lucile Ross, Ramona Roberts, Fydella Roberts, Mary Shepherd, Martha Schuping, Nadelle Suggs, Mrs. J. K. Tarvin, Mrs. M. G. Turner, Louise Wallace, Norma Wilson, Bertha Wilson, Katherine Wilson, Mrs. J. G. Wheeler, Frances Page Seventy-seven |HHE. " " " ' " ■[■■ ' : " " Page Seventy-eight Athenian Literary Society □ COLORS: Maroon and Gold. FLOWER: Mignonette. MOTTO: " Sapentia et Eloquentia, Inter ad Immortalitatem. " Anderson, John Akinsky, Bernard Broadway, John O. Crouch, Edwin G. Cutrell, Charles Derthick, Lawrence Drudge, Roy Elmore, L. C. Fleenor, Jesse Fleenor, Lawrence Forbes, Herman Gouge, John W. ROSTER : Gray, A. W, Gourley, John B. Hodges, Dayton Hodges, Elmer E. Humphrey, James Johnston, Charles Jones, Kermit Keefauver, Alfred Kimery, Dennis Lappin, Bernal Long, J. G. Loveless, Walter Mosely, Eddie Massej ' , Jack Pearson, Roy Payne, Leslie Pryor, Glenn E. Reynolds, Clyde Rowe, Omer Shull, Monta Suggs, J. K. Turrentine, Clyde Walton, Joe Page Seventy-nine Page Eighty Dramatic Club FOUNDED 1919 □ OFFICERS: O. L. Beher President Ruth Hurt Secretary Prof. C. H. Poage Sponsor and Critic ROSTER : Adams, Kathleen Hill, W. L. Price, Albert Brown, Dorothy Hill, W. W., Jr. Pryor, Glenn E. Broyles, John A., Jr. Hodges, Dayton Pedrick, Madge Blackburn, James W. Hart, Dimple Ross Ramona Botkin, Hilborn Johnston, Charles Roberts, Fydella Boone, Norah T. Lipford, Pauline Roberts, Mary Chisam, Clara Lacey, Anna Louise Raum, Lucile Chauncey, Maltier Loveless, Walter Schupiug, Nadelle Caskey, T. W., Jr. Moredock, Hester Sadler, Chrystein Cates, Anna Masse} ' , Jack Thompson, Brodie Cantrell, Nancy Monroe, Alleyne Turner, Louise Crouch, Edwin G. McKissick, John Vaden, Howard Crouch, Charles Mitchell, Helen Walton, Joe. Cutrell, Charles McCormick, Joe Wakefield, Ruth Dearing, Violet Odom, Gertrude Wheeler, Frances Dearing, Katharine Payne, Leslie Wallace, Norma Deavers, Alvin Payne, Gladys Wilson, Bertha Ferguson, Grady Payne, Hazel Wilson, Bessie Hardin, George W. Poage, Prof. C. H. Ziegler, William Poage, Mrs. C. H. Page Eighty-one Page Eighty-two Latin Club □ PURPOSE: To Increase Interest in the Study of the Classics. OFFICERS : Dennis Kimery_ Anna Knight. -Presiclent -Secretary Adams, Kathleen Anderson, Robert Avery, Jessie Broyles, John Boals, Essie Boone, Norah Brown, Dorothy Blevins, Chester Crittendon, Lista Crouch, Edwin G. Clark, Myrtle Crouch, Charles Derthick, Lawrence Derthick, Francis Dearing, Violet Ewing, E. E. Emerson, Ruth ROSTER : Ferrel, George Fleenor, Lawrence Ferguson, Grady Ferguson, William Gray, A. W. Hart, Kenneth Hyder, William Hurt, Ruth Hannah, Nelle Hardin, George W. Hendrix, Eugene Hughes, Clyde Jones, Kermit Kimmins, Julia Kegley, Joe Kegley, Tom Kegley, Earnest Moredock, Hester Morris, Lilla Mitchell, Helen Markland, Elwood Odom, Gertrude Payne, Anderson Payne, Earnest Ross, Ramona Roberts, Mary Shull, Monta Turner, Louise Turrentine, Clyde Told, Fleming VanBockern, Dorothy Wakefield, Ruth Wood, Maie Wheeler, Frances Walton, Joe Page Eighty-three Page Eighty-four Page Eighty-five Page Eighty-six age Eighty-seven Page Eighty-eight Page Eighty-nine Page Ninety Page Ninety-one ENTRE-NOUS CLUB FRIENDLY FELLOWS YELLOW DOGS Page Ninety-two JAMES CALDWELL WICKER Athletic Director Athletics Athletics is finding " a new place in our educa- tional values ; and sportsmanship is fast coming to signify all that is noble, brave, and chivalrous in young- life. Both the major and the minor sports of modern college organization are indis- pensible ; their intrinsic values, as is often thought, are not to be appraised so much in terms of a strong and sound physique, as in terms of a keen intellect and in terms of a fine spiritual at- tainment — commonly called morale. With a keen appreciation of all these qualities, and the part each plays in building a sturdy and symmetrical character, Milligan College organ- izes and executes a clean and vigorous athletic program from year to year. The latest contribution to the Milligan plant, as well as to the fineness of the Milligan spirit, is a commodious gymnasium, ample in the variety of its departments and adequate in all its appointments to its high mission — literally a temple dedicated to the making of men — an insti- tution within itself for character-building. From the point of view of the development of the en- tire body, this new institution makes its greatest contribution. Page Ninety- three Beher, Manager Football Hodges, Captain Derthick, Manager Basketball Blevins, Manager Millsaps, Captain Hart, Manager McCormick, Captain Payne, Captain Page Ninety-four 0, it is excellent to have a giant strength; but it is tyrannous to use it like a giant. — Shakespeare. Page Ninety-five BARTLETT McCORMICK The opposition tried Big Mac ' s tackle on several occasions, but each time they found it as se- cure as the Rock of Gibraltar. He was a terror in breaking up plays and dreaded by all op- ponents. It was McCormick that recovered a blocked punt against Emory, winning the game. Milligan will lose a fine sport and a hard player when Mac leaves this spring. ELMER HODGES LUTHER FEATHERS When Coach Wicker needed a tackle he turned to Feathers ; when he needed a center he turned to Feathers; when he needed a backfieldman he turn- ed to Feathers ; and he was never disappointed, for Luke was able to deliver the goods. He graduates this spring and Milligan thereby loses her most versatile player. Captain Elmer Hodges led Milligan ' s football team thru the best season in the history of the school. Elmer was always in the thickest of the battle, playing the position of left guard where he was a shin- ing star. Milligan ' s captain never knew the meaning of the word quit and always had his men on their toes. He gradu- ates this spring, leaving be- hind him a very bright foot- ball record. Page Ninety- six SILAS ANDERSON Si will probably make a great singer some day, but at present his voice is needed on the foot- ball field for calling signals. He used his head on every play and seldom did he do the wrong thing. Anderson is fast, a good passer, and a fair dropkicker. He was a great asset to the team despite an injury which hurt his playing. FOREST LITTLE " Private " Little, our captain- elect for ' 24, distinguished him- self on the gridiron last season by earning the name of being Alilligan ' s best linesman. The blonde giant ripped the oppos- ing lines to shreds and made many tackles back of the line of scrimmage. His fighting spirit and grim determination instilled the fight into the rest of the men and made life mis- erable for the opposition. EVERETT BEASLEY As a forward passer he has np equal in college circles. He can also boot that old ball for fifty yards at critical times. That ' s not all Beaz can do, for every team dreads to see him carry the ball. He could hit the line, run the ends, and fight like a tiger. A mighty valuable man was Everett. Page Ninety-seven LESLIE HART " Cotton Top " surely strutted his stuff when he ran with the ball. A hard man to stop at any time, and one dangerous at all times. Less could hit the line, run the ends, and fling a mean pass. He was a mighty good man to have in the back- field and was one of the stars of the Milligan eleven. T. W. CASKEY The best defensive back on the squad. That is a lot to say, but nevertheless, it is true. " Skey " was not fast but he could hit the line like a pile-driver. He was forced to warm the bench most of the season, but when he got his chance he surely did make good. His great work on the defense stopped Lenoir. WILLIAM ZIEGLER He followed his interference with uncanny skill and picked his hole in the line with undue accuracy. Zig ripped the op- posing lines to shreds and always made his gains. The longer he ran the better he was. His trusty toe sent the oval through the uprights from the 35 yard line almost everv time. Zig was there with the goods on all occasions. Page Ninety-eighi DALE ALEXANDER " Daddy " brought the fans to their feet on many occasions, when he leaped high into the air and brought, the old pig- skin down for a gain, or when he dumped the interference and caught the runner for a loss. He was always on the job and few gains were ever registered around his wing. GEORGE HARDIN The surest tackier on the field is what the boys thought about " Senator. " It was almost im- possible to get by Hardin on the gridiron. George not only used his physical alertness on the football field, but also that mental alertness that ranks him so high among the debat- ers ; and these two combined to make him one of Milligan ' s best men. CHARLES CROUCH A fighter from the word " go " until the game ended. He was one of the mainstays of the Milligan line. An injured leg handicapped Charlie part of the season, but he always delivered the goods when called upon. His ability to get his nose in the dirt stopped the opponent ' s center rushes. He has several " Paynes, " but the worst one was not caused by football. Page Ninety-nine BERT WADDELL : ' My, what a tackle ! " " Who blocked that punt ? " . " Who opened that hole for Beasley? " These were the comments from the side lines as Bert per- formed his duties on the foot- ball field. Bert played his first year under the Orange and Black standard and shone bril- liantly in all the contests. " The hardest tackier on the field. " is what all the backs said of him. JOE McCORMICK Heavy, fast and aggressive. Joe was one of the best ends yet produced at Milligan. Sel- dom did the opposition circle his wing for gains. His tack- ling was hard and sure. His size enabled him to be of great value on and off tackle play when he had to handle the op- posing tackle. Joe was mighty- handy in all the games. PHILIP SAWYER " Squatty " famous for his deeds in the past, turned in one of his best seasons in football. He was hard to get by on tin- defense and always opened a gap in the opposing line on the offense. Sawyer earns letters in all three sports and is con- sidered the best all-round athlete on the hill. Few gains are made over " Squatty " in football. ■ ,.: , , mm S g ' -W ii Page One Hundre ALVIN DEAVERS Fortune never smiled on this lad from the Lone Star state. He was hitting his best stride when he broke his ankle at King College. " Tuff " was always in the game fighting, and his stellar playing in sev- eral games ranked him with the best of Milligan ' s linemen. He suffered other injuries dur- ing the season that handicap- ped his playing. HOWARD VADEN When the line was going bad Coach Wicker turned to " Goog. " When one of the tackles was injured it was up to " Goog " to take his place He filled in capably at both tackle and guard. " Goog " was in there fighting all the time and never whined about in- juries or anything else, but always did his best, which hap- pened to be too much for his opponents. WILLIAM HYDER Nothing spectacular about " Skinny V playing, but the op- posing backs found it mighty hard to gain over him. He is not fast on the field, but he always gets in the way of the man carrying the ball, if it is close to his position. Skinny makes the fourth lineman to graduate this spring. His years of service will leave with us pleasant memories. Page One Hundred and One fcf Football □ The team was fortunate to have a man of the the type of Hodges at the helm ; his fighting spirit and great leadership was one of the main factors in Milligan ' s success on the football field. The team was handicapped throughout the season on account of injuries, but the men never lost hope and this one fact is a good reason why Milligan was successful. Coach Wicker prepared his men in a skillful manner and trained them to the finest point. The team was in great shape for the opening struggle at Bluefield, but in- juries during this game, and the practices that followed, put the squad in the worst condition possible for the game with Milligan ' s ancient rival, Maryville College. Deaver, substitute guard, broke a leg at King College. This weak- ened the reserve material of the Buffaloes ' first line of defense. Despite these handicaps this was the most successful season ever enjoyed by a Milligan football team. The five victories were ' Tusculum, Athens, Emory and Henry, Bluefield College, and Lenoir College. The Orange and Black Warriors fell victims to the superior prowess of King College, Carson-Newman Col- lege, and Maryville College. The first game of the season was with Blue- field College of Bluefield, West Virginia, which was won by the Milliganites by the score of 35 to 0. The game was Milligan ' s from the start and the outcome was just a matter of how many points the Buffaloes could score. Zeigler and Hart ripped Bluefield ' s line into shreds while Beasley skirted the ends for gain after gain. The team displayed a nifty brand of ball for the first game of the season. Millig-an was forced to bite the dust in the second encounter of the season which was played at Wilder Park against the strong Garnet team of Maryville College. The score of this brilliant struggle was Maryville 14; Milligan 3. The contest was a hard-fought affair with both teams uncorking a brilliant brand of football. Zeigler and Beasley were terrors on the offense and Maryville was powerless when it came to stop- ping these two lads. Zig ' s trusty toe sent the oval between the uprights from the 30 yard line for Milligan ' s lone marker. Carson-Newman was the next foe Milligan en- countered on the football field and the Jefferson City gang walked over Milligan to the tune of 46 to 0. This game was played at Jefferson City and the Milligan team was seriously crippled. McCormick, Captain Hodges, and J. McCormick were all out of the line-up. The crippled Buf- faloes fought gamely throughout the fray and held the great Parson machine at bay until the last quarter when they were battered into sub- mission. King College ' s famous " Mountain Tornado " swept over the Orange wave of Milligan on Tenneva Field in Bristol like a Texas cyclone, and sent the Buffaloes reeling down in defeat by the score of 40 to 0. Milligan fought with all her power, but the mighty team of King was just a little too much for her. Orr and Sharpe plowed the Milligan line for consistent gains. Zeigler ' s attempted drop kick from the 20 yard line was the closest the Buffaloes came to scor- ing. Tusculum College was the next team the Buf- faloes forced to drink the bitter cup of defeat, when the Milligan team ran rough-shod over them at Tusculum by the score of 46 to 7. The Orange and Black crew displayed a brilliant brand of football in the first two periods but weakened in the second two sessions and Tuscu- lum was allowed to score. Emory and Henry ' s famous Wasps went down in glorious defeat at Wilder Park in Johnson City on Thanksgiving Day. when Bartlett McCor- mick scooped up a blocked punt and raced for a touchdown giving Milligan the game 7 to 6. This game was the most spectacular battle of the season and was replete with brilliant plays from start to finish. Page One Hundred and Two Then let the mind some relaxation take, To come back to the task with fresher heed. — Phoedrus. Page One Hundred and Three ROBERT ANDERSON Granting you that Dempsey is some fighter, don ' t forget that " Roost " is one more scrapper, himself. More than once it has been his fighting that turned the tide of battle our way. Bob is some guard, whether run- ning or stationary. WILLARD MILLSAPS And speaking of running guards, " Sap " will do pretty well. He started the season in grand style, but an injury to his knee caused his withdrawal. But just the same, we all know- that " Sap " has the real ability and the fighting spirit. PHILIP SAWYER Of " Squatty, " captain-elect, lit- tle need be said. Phil is there as his past record shows. We can always count on a real de- fense if " Squatty " is holding down the stationary guard po- sition. Page One Hundred and Four W LESLIE PAYNE With the greatest swiftness he does his stuff. Cool, calm and accurate is " Less. " We must confess that he is liked im- mensely and that his goals are stellar features. There are none who can outplay " Less. " WILLIAM ZEIGLER Shut your eyes and you can plainly see Zeigler " zig-zag- ging " down the floor with the ball. Never a man played on Milligan ' s basketball team who could dribble the ball as " Zig. " Accurate shooting is also in his catalog of basketball. BARTLETT McCORMICK " Big Mac " — about as big as they make them, too — was cap- tain of the team this year. You should see " Big Mac " on the court, a tower of strength, with a suppleness permitting him to move with greatest ease. He jumps, — then just a touch and the ball is in the basket. Page One Hundred and Five RAY GALLOWAY There ' s an old saying — ' " Dyna- mite comes in small packages. " Consider Ray and agree. Tho only a Freshman, he earned a berth on the squad in grand style. ALFRED KEEFAUVER Who is he? Oh, he ' s that for- ward with the uncanny eye for the basket and the never-say- die spirit. Alf ' s alright and we will certainly miss his services next year. DALE ALEXANDER When it comes to a long sweet forward or center, how about Alex? He played a wonderful game for the Orange and Black, but he was kept from his best by an old football in- jury. Page One Hundred and Six w Basketball D OFFICERS : J. C. Wicker Coach Francis Derthick Manager B. McCormick : Captain M in M in M Hi M Hi M Hi M 11, M Hi M in M Hi M in M in M iiii M an M 11, M Hi M illi M in M iiii M Hi M iiii M an eran 10 gan 48 g ' an 41 gran 77 gan 14 g;an ?6 gan 20 gan 41 g ' an 30 g ' an 30 gan 7,7 aran 18 gan.__ g ' an 46 79 g ' an 37 sran 46 aran 7,7 g ' an 3? 2 " an 33 g ' an 55 gan___ 77 Schedule and Score for 1924 University of Tennessee 23 Johnson City Mountaineers 14 L. M. U 15 Bristol All Stars 19 Carson-Newman 34 Johnson Bible College 17 Maryville 24 L. M. U 13 East Ky. State Normal 32 Union College 32 Tusculum 22 Carson-Newman 39 Johnson Bible College 13 Bristol All Stars 31 Junaluska 9 Lenoir College 12 Tusculum College 46 King College 25 King College 31 Johnson City All Stars 27 Union College 19 at Knoxville at Johnson City at Milligan at Milligan at Jefferson City at Johnson Bible College at Maryville at Harrogate at Richmond, Kentucky at Union, Kentucky at Milligan at Milligan at Milligan at Bristol at Milligan at Milligan at Greeneville at .Milligan at King at Milligan at Millie;an TOTALS : Number of games won 13 Milligan Number of games lost 8 Opponents INDIVIDUAL SCORE OF BASKETBALL TEAM Payne Zeigler B. McCormick. Alexander Millsaps Galloway Keefauver Anderson Sawyer Broyles Springfield D. Hodges Field Goals 101 56 50 20 20 14 7 6 2 2 1 1 Fouls 25 36 16 6 5 7 3 4 2 664 points 497 poitits Total 227 148 116 46 45 35 17 16 6 4 2 2 Page One Hundred and Seven HAZEL PAYNE Captain " Hay " Payne is the backbone of Miliigan ' s basketball team. She possesses that eternal indomitable spirit that never gives up — never quits. Her spectacular shooting won many games. Here ' s to the future of Captain Payne. □ HELEN MITCHELL Our good old standby and determinedly consistent forward, Helen, always play- ed a great game. She is one of the charter members of the Milligan team. We regret that this bright star will shine no more in Miliigan ' s constella- tion. HESTER MOREDOCK " Heck " is our happy, snappy, scrappy guard. She is quick and always on the job to break up a brilliant play of " the opposition. " Heck " never acknowl- edges defeat, even though the score be against her. We regret that she must leave us this year, but we will always remember her as a true fighter for her team. □ GLADYS PAYNE " Glad " Payne, our brilliant center, came to us last September and hurled her- self into basketball circles. She dis- tinguished herself by her whirlwind playing at center. She always puts it over and brings honor to herself and to her colors. Page One Hundred and Eight LOUISE TURNER Our own little " Peewee " from Knox- ville certainly knocks her opponents in the game. She plays forward and is as quick as lightning and very accur- ate at shooting. " Peewee " loves to play the game. She will make a great player someday. ADA BESS HART Ada, our faithful guard, is a good sport on the basketball court and elsewhere. She was manager for the last season and displayed great ability both as manager and player. She always play- ed a hard game and enjoyed the fight to the utmost. It was always her de- sire to bring honor to the Orange and Black. ANNA LOUISE LACY Our own " Sparkplug " was a superb guard. She played basketball as she did everything else — in a happy, care- free way ; but always with determina- tion and grit. She will be a great asset to the team in the years of her stay in Milligan. □ RUTH HURT Ruth always played a hard game. She played as center and showed marked ability in that position. She always tried to back the team to the limit and to bring victory to old Milligan. We predict for her a very bright future on the basketball court. Page One Hundred and Nine Gymnasium □ The senior class of 1923-24 will remember with pride and pleasure to have watched with eager interest the erection of the splendid new gym- nasium which now constitutes an important part of the equipment of our Alma Mater. In point of the enlargement of the physical plant, as well as the enrichment of the entire college life, the erection of this building consti- tutes the outstanding event of the year in the growth of our beloved Milligan College. We feel that this issue of the " Buffalo " is hardly complete without a description of this newest part of our college program. The entire outlay is strictly modern and is planned with a view to utility. The building comprises a basket- ball court of maximum dimensions, adequately lighted, and splendidly equipped. This court is surrounded on three sides by a spectators ' gallery with a maximum seating capacity of 900 people. Seated at any point in this gallery one has an un- obstructed view of the playing floor. The fourth side of the large court is utilized for the installa- tion of various sorts of gymnastic equipment, including chest-developers, rope-ladders, parallel- bars, and other fixtures too numerous to men- tion. One of the most beautiful, as well as interest- ing features of the gymnasium, is the natatorium. Not alone the swimming pool, but the entire room is -surfaced with beautiful mosaic tile with artistic figures shown in the combings and border designs. The natatorium proper is of standard dimensions and is provided with alley lines and all necessary markings for water feats. This pool is kept filled with beautiful blue spring water, kept fresh and pure by frequent changes and kept at the proper temperature by a separate v;iter heater. The natatorium is used on alter- nate days by the men and the women of the college. The building further comprises a pair of new Brunswick Bowling Alleys installed with all the latest advantages. On the same floor are large and airy locker-rooms for both men and women. To this may be added other conveniences such as the lecture-room, rest-room, storage-room. drving-rooms, etc. In addition to the above, the large building comprises suites of living quar- ters, conveniently arranged, and- provided with all modern comforts together with a dormitory department. The living quarters are intended for the accommodation of members of the faculty, including the Physical Director, and the dormitory department is intended to care for the over-flow from the boys ' dormitory. Page One Hundred and Ten AAA ff gssaa r ,A u w- 1 1 v BASE BALL Page One Hundred and Eleven ALFRED KEEFAUVER Alf is on our pitching staff, and to watch him in action one can hardly realize how Milligan is able to hold such a twirler. He leaves us this year, and Milligran will miss him. WILLARD MILLSAPS " Sap " is the best shortstop Mil- ligan has ever possessed. He has the art of picking the ball off the ground and throwing it to first all in the same move- ment. For those who love the game, it is really a treat to watch him in action. WILLIAM FERGUSON Bill also strengthens our twirl- ing staff. He has always car- ried a horse shoe in his back pocket — or somewhere; for a defeat with Bill in the box is rare. He gets many a hit, also, and can supply in the outfield. Page One Hundred and Twel ' 241 ROBERT ANDERSON Without Bob it would be al- most impossible for Milligan to carry on baseball. He has, in the past and is, at present, giving his old fighting spirit to the squad. He efficiently holds down sack number two. BRODIE THOMPSON The least but the loudest play- er on the team is " Shorty. " He has the honor of being the first man to cross home plate for a score this season. Watch Brodie make a name for him- self. SILAS ANDERSON Si captures the ball even if he is compelled to drop to the ground to accomplish the task. His brilliant record as an ath- lete does not fall down when it comes to baseball. ' age One Hundred and Thirteen CARLOS SPRINGFIELD " Spring- Soddy " is in love with the national game. He plays the game with all the pepper that is in him. Most of the time he catches ; sometimes he plays in the field; but regard- less of his position he is always on his toes. WILLIAM ZEIGLER Look on the football field ; there yon see " Zig. " Look on the basketball court; lo ! there is " ' Zig " again. Now turn your eyes to the baseball diamond and there is " Zig " doing his bit to raise the stand of Milligan ' s athletics. CHESTER BLEYINS " Chesterfield " holds down a dual position on our baseball team. He has proven himself a good player as well as an efficient manager. He is very active in all he undertakes, but his best is shown in baseball. Page One Hundred and Fourteen JOHN A. BROYLES When the ball is knocked any- where in John ' s reach, then kiss the ball goodbye, for John only drops one ball a season. He is also rather handy with the bat. He smacks the apple on the nose for several sacks each ?ame. DALE ALEXANDER " Daddy " came to us from Tus- culum, where he was rated as a star in baseball. He carries the same title here, for he is truly a star. His long legs and arms make him capable of holding down the initial sack as none other could do. BARTLETT McCORMICK " Big Mac " leaves us this year, to our sorrow. He has shown good stuff on the baseball field, for he catches and throws the ball with the greatest ease. He wields a wicked bat. What more could we expect one baseball man to do? Page One Hundred and Fifteen Baseball □ Milligan ' s baseball season opened with cold rainy days. Our team suffered a loss of several old men. These are the chief reasons for the great handicap that gripped Milligan during the first period of the short college season. There remained only " Wild Bill " Ferguson, of the magnificent pitching staff that hurled Milli- gan to the championship of the eAppalachian Conference last year. Shepherd, Proffit, and Beasley were lost. Coach Wicker found himself face to face with the difficult proposition of de- veloping pitchers to fill these men ' s shoes. This |was a job that only a genius could accomplish in the short period of a college season. Turning from this handicap, Milligan found that Alfred Love, her crack third baseman, and McReynolds, second baseman, had failed to return. These two men left a wide gap in the infield. Coach found only inexperienced men to plug these holes. Hartsell, the best outfielder in college, also failed to return. So practice started with bad weather and inexperienced players in many positions. During this bad weather our first three games fell due, and as a consequence, were lost by small margins. But, like a baby learns to crawl and then walk, Milligan ' s team forged to the front. The sunn)- days gave Coach Wicker a chance to work his men. The wide gaps in the infield began to narrow down, and before the next game fell due the team was running like a well-oiled machine. Since whipping the men into shape, Mr. Wicker has been able to capture eight straight games and there is a bright prospect for the remaining games of the season. Consid- ering all things, Milligan has made a splendid baseball record this year. Page One Hundred and Sixteen Representatives of Milligan in Milligan-Maryville Debate J. G. Long, Neg. W. W. Hill, Jr., Aff. Edwin G. Crouch. Aff. Charles Cutrell, Neg. George W. Hardin, Aff. W. G. Ferguson, Neg. Page One Hundred and Seventeen ' 241 Norah Boone, Neg Representatives of Milligan in Carson and Newman-Milligan Debate Helen Mitchell, Neg. Ruth Emerson, Aff. Fydella Roberts, Aff. Page One Hundred and Eighteen 241 T»«e Anna Knight, Aft Representatives of Milligan in Milligan-Tusculum Freshman Debate Lovie Pennington, Aff. Gladys Payne, Neg. Hazel Payne, Neg. Dorothy Van Bockern, Neg. Nancy Cantrell, Aff. Page One Hundred and Nineteen ' 241 John Broadway, Aff. Representatives of Milligan in Milligan-Tusculum Freshman Debate W. G. Smallwood, Neg. George Harrison, Neg. Herman Forbes, Nes A. W. Gray, Aff. Jack Massey, Aff. Page One Hundred and Twenty w Inter-Society Debaters Charles Cutrell, Athenian George W. Hardin, American Glen Pryor, Athenian J. G. Long, Athenian W. G. Ferguson, American W. W. Hill, Jr., American Page One Hundred and Twenty-one Oratorical George W. Hardin Inter-Collegiate Orator " The Dawn of Internationalism " Inter-Society Contestants John C. McKissick, Glenn Pryor, Dennis Kimery Page One Hundred and Twenty-two CARNIVAL SCENES Page One Hundred and Twenty-three Young Ladies ' Student Council Gertrude Odom, President Jessie Gardner Violet Dearing Martha Shepherd Helen Drudge Ruth Emerson Page One Hundred and Twenty-four Young Men ' s Student Council Forrest Little, President Willard Millsaps Chester Blevins Joe McCormick Howard Vaden Robert Anderson Page One Hundred and Twenty-five Page One Hundred and Twenty-six Chor us SOPRANOS Cates, Anna Hurt, Ruth McDonald, Mildred Payne, Gladys Pedrick, Madge Ross, Ramona Raum, Lucile Schuping, Nadelle Turner, Louise ALTOS Dearing, Katharine Lacy, Anna Louise Lipford, Pauline Payne, Hazel Van Bockern, Dorothv Wakefield, Ruth BASSES Beher, Orel Blackburn, James W. Crouch, Charles Drudge, Roy Hill, W. W. Jr. Johnston, Charles Loveless, Walter Kegley, Thomas McCormick, Joe TENORS Cutrell, Charles Feathers, Luther Ferguson, W. G. Payne, Leslie Zeigler, W. A. Page One Hundred and Twenty-seven Page One Hundred and Twenty-eight The Trident Staff D Editor-in-Chief Helen Mitchell Associate Editor Norah Boone Business Manager Edwin G. Crouch Assistant Business Manager John C. McKissick Secretary and Treasurer J. G. Eong Religious Editor W. Grady Ferguson Athletic Editor H. H. Botkin Social Editor Nelle Hannah Art Editor Norah Boone Joke Editor Clara Chisam Exchange Editor W. E. Hyder Secretary to Editors : Madge Pedrick Reporters Helen Drudge, George Harrison, Joe Suggs, Ramona Ross Faculty Representative Professor C. H. Poage Page One Hundred and Twenty-nine Page One Hundred and Thirty The Buffalo Staff of 192+ Editor-in-Chief Bartlett McCormick Associate Editor J G. Long ' Associate Editor Helen Mitchell Associate Editor John C. McKissick Business Manager William E. Hyder Assistant Manager Robert Anderson Circulation Manager Gertrude Odom Assistant Manager Alfred Keefauver Religious Editor W. Grady Ferguson Art Editor Norah Boone Assistant Art Editor Orel Beher Athletic Editor W. W. Hill, Jr. Music Editor Nelle Hannah Local Editor Luther Feathers Secretary and Treasurer Hester Moredock Secretary to Editor-in-Chief Chrystein Sadler Secretary to Business Manager Violet Dearing Faculty Representatives Professors C. H. Poage and W. L. Hill Page One Hundred and Thirty-one ggfagj ST. PATRICK ' S DAY GYMNASIUM CLASS Page One Hundred and Thirty-two I JOHNSON CITY Oil, | | Uffcr East Tennessee ' s I | Greatest Newspapers OMPANY, Inc. Wholesale Distributors Gasoline Kerosene I (Every evening except Saturday) { i The Johnson City Chronicle | i (Every morning except Monday) ! I !i Johnson City Staff i i ( i ! i jj Sunday Chronicle-Staff J } Associated Press United Press ' ■ ' International Press I i T iiKripqi-ifc ,1 Al ' the News, that is News, while I ) I 9 it ' s News ! I The Best Equpped Shop ! The Most Skilled I Mechanics 8 Authorized Service Station FORD DODGE BUICK CADILLAC Painting Trimming Where Service is a Pleasure aotomotive Repair Shop, inc. S20-22 W. Market St. : Phone 1037 Johnson City, : : : Tennessee » i i i t i ( i ! i i i ) i i i i i i i i i i i f i ! i i i t i f i ! i ! I ! i CONCRETE FOR PERMANENCE We make anything and every- thing of concrete, including roof- ing tile, building trim, silo staves, sewer pipes, blocks, ornamental concrete and many other products. □ If It Can Be Made Of Concrete Let Us Make It □ Watauga Cement Products Corporation Johnson Cty, : : i 1 Tennessee J i Page One Hundred and Thirty-three Barton Implement and j Feed Co. fl Johnson City, Tennessee JAMES M. GAUNT INSURANCE Of All Kinds Special Agent Atlantic Life and Insurance Co. Fruits, Vegetables, Fresh and Cured Meats, Sea Fish GOOD SERVICE GOOD QUALITY We Work These Together WHOLESALE -and RETAIL Hart and Thornton Sausage Company Phone 287 Johnson City, Market House Tennessee WHEREVER the Girl WHEREVER the Place WHATEVER the Occasion D the Choicest of Flowers will be delivered at the most reas- onable prices. Anything from a Violet to a large design. □ MRS. R, J. LUSK Johnson City ' s Oldest and Most Reliable Florist Prices Always Most Reasonable Dress Well and Succeed And this is easy if you will come to us for your wearing apparel — Kuppenheimer Good Clothes Packard Shoes Neltleton Shoes Dobbs and Schoble Hats Manhattan Shirts HANNAH ' S THE CHARM OF A BEAUTIFUL BATHROOM The beautiful bathroom of today is the center of halth and comfort. No other part of the home possesses the charm peculiar to the ideally equipped bathroom. We are prepared to fur- nish and install anything you may de sire in bathroom fixtures, in city or suburban home. W. P. DAVIS Plumbing and Heating Johnson City, : : Tennessee Page One Hundred and Thirty-four THE NATIONAL BUSINESS 1 COLLEGE Roanoke, Virginia Progressive; Scientific; Comprehensive TEACHES: Business Form; Business Method; Business Everything j This College Believes in: Efficiency, Integrity, Speed, Accuracy □ BUT- ■ — All these are means to an end — I namely, f f REAL CHARACTER IN THE BUSINESS WORLD For further information address: Professor M. A. Smythe, National Business College Roanoke, Virginia Page One Hundred and Thirty-seven H. J. DERTHICK President Fall Semester Opens September 10, 1924 MILLIGAN COLLEGE Milligan College, Term. Milligan College Is An Institution With: A rich tradition; a unique history; wholesome Christian atmosphere; standard courses leading to Bachelor ' s de- grees; courses in Science; Philosophy, Music, Education, Religion; Courses in Business, China Painting, Voice, Domestic Science; Adequate and efficient teaching staff. Clean and vigorous athletics; opportunities for young- ministers; aid for honor graduates of standard high schools; new buildings and equipment; delightful climate; select student body. Write For Literature Page One Hundred and Thirty-eight THE ROUGH SPOTS IN LIFE are made smoother by the Savings you set aside, and in years to come as SAVINGS and INTEREST count up — you become independent and self-sup- porting! Isn ' t this worth saving for? 4 Per Cent. Interest Allow in Our Savings Department YOUR ACCOUNT INVITED TENNESSEE TRUST CO. 231 MAIN STREET JOHNSON CITY, : : : : : : TENNESSEE Jas. A. Pouder, Pres. Geo. W. Keys, V-Pres. C. W. Hendrix, Cashier COMPLIMENTS -of- EMBREE IRON WORKS Page One Hundred and Thirty-nine ' 1887 1924 JOHNSON CITY FOUNDRY MACHINE CO JOHNSON CITY, TENNESSEE Manufacturers of GRAY IRON, BRASS and ALUMINUM CASTINGS, BOILERS, TANKS, STACKS, BREECHINGS AND SHEET METAL WORK. We fabricate and erect Steel Bridges, Trusses and all kinds of structural steel. Largest stock Structural Plates, Sheets, Bars and Re-inforcing. Get our estimates on the steel for your building before placing It. EMPIRE CHAIR COMPANY Johnson City, Tennessee Manufacturers of Chairs for the HOME, OFFICE and EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS Page One Hundred and Forty I QUALITY ! SERVICE APPRECIATION MODEL MILL COMPANY The Home of Perfect Flours [ I JOHNSON CITY, ! TENNESSEE FIELDS BROTHERS RENT-A-FORD CO. " Drive-It-Yourself " FORD and DODGE CARS i ! RATES : ■ Ford Roadsters and Touring Cars 15c per mile ! Ford Coupes 18c per mile ! Ford Sedans and Dodge Cars 20c per mile I NO HOUR CHARGE except after 6:00 P. M. and Sundays j Open Day and Night Phone 513 Adj. Windsor Hotel j JOHNSON CITY, : : : : TENNESSEE j Page One Hundred and Forty-one ANDERSON HARDWARE CO. JOHNSON CITY, TENNESSEE Sporting Goods Athletic Supplies Gymnasium Equipment HARDWARE For a generation this house, through its predecessors and present managements, has been serving the public with quality goods at satisfying prices and with courteous fair dealing. During the later years our Sporting Goods and Athletic Department has been developed and has been reecived in the same enthusiastic manner as our general lines of hardware. Schools and colleges through this section have adopted our athletic supplies exclusively, and in acknowledgement of the supremacy of our equipment, Milligan College, consistent users of our supplies for years, used only such equipment as could be bought here, in furnishing their new modern gymnasium throughout. Whether for use on the gridiron, diamond, track, or in the gym, we have a complete line of the BEST from which to select. ANDERSON HARDWARE CO. JOHNSON CITY, TENNESSEE Page One Hundred and Forty -two THE H. T. HACKNEY CO WHOLESALE GROCERS □ Complete line of Staple and Fancy Groceries □ — Exclusive Distributors — Blue Ribbon Cigars Caraja Coffee John Jr. Cigars White House Coffee Champ Clark Cigars Lipton ' s Tea i JOHNSON CITY TENNESSEE i Page One Hundred and Forty-three " We Appreciate Your Business " WE APPRECIATE THE TRADE OF MILLIGAN COLLEGE □ MAKE THIS STORE YOUR STORE THE HART HOUSTON STORE " AN INSTITUTION WITH AN IDEAL " JOHNSON CITY, : : : : TENNESSEE SUMMERS HARDWARE CO. WHOLESALE ONLY HARDWARE — CUTLERY - - SPORTING GOODS - - TINWARE STOVES — RANGES — WAGONS — HARNESS — FARM IMPLEMENTS — PAINTS — VARNISHES — BUILDING MATERIALS -- RAILROAD, MINE, ELECTRICAL, AND WATER WORKS SUPPLIES. STANDARD SANITARY MANUFACTURING COMPANY ' S PLUMBERS ' WARE AND SUPPLIES. AMERICAN RADIATOR COMPANY ' S BOILERS AND RADIATION. Call on your Merchant for your requirements in our various lines. He should have our hardware and our catalog with descriptive cuts of what we carry in stock. We sell at WHOLESALE ONLY to Merchants, Manufacturers, Heating and Plumbing Contractors. A SATISFIED CUSTOMER IS OUR HIGHEST AIM JOHNSON CITY, : : : ; TENNESSEE Page One Hundred and Forty -four ' 2f SILVER MOON RESTAURANT QUICK LUNCH OUR SPECIALTY College men appreciate the value of QUICK SERVICE and CLEANLINESS. The Silver Moon is the place to drop in for either a quick lunch or an elaborate meal. PRICES RIGHT JOHNSON CITY, : : : : : : TENNESSEE DOSSER ' S The Woman ' s Store □ We want you to make this store your store and call it headquarters when in the city. Use us any way you can and remember DOSSER ' S is the most satisfactory place to shop in Johnson City. JOHNSON CITY TENNESSEE Page One Hundred and Forty-five I JOHNSON CITY STEAM LAUNDRY, Inc. JOHNSON CITY, TENNESSEE " Thirty Two Years of Satisfactory Service ' ' THE LARGEST, BEST EQUIPPED And MOST EFFICIENT LAUNDRY PLANTS IN EAST TENNESSEE. i i Owned and Operated Under The Same Management ' ! ADAM B. CROUCH, President H. H. JONES, Sec ' y-Treas. £ See our Agent at the College Page One Hundred and Forty-six j i { Our business continues to j I prosper by the goodwill of sat- j isfied customers who pass the I word to their friends. j i i j MUSE-WHITLOCK COMPANY | j RULING— PRINTING— BINDING | I Phone 451 ! 143-145 W. Main St. Johnson City, Tenn. j j i I ! .;„?— i— «— i — 11 — n— „— xi— U—..—II—U—-U— i—o—o— i— .0—1,— n— ,,—,,— ii—.—.—n—ii—. ,,—«—,«;;. ! CHAPIN-SACKS CORPORATION : E. H. THOMAS Manager i I " THE VELVET KIND " Cream of Ice Creams J DELICIOUS NUTRITIOUS JOHNSON CITY, : : : : : : TENNESSEE Page One Hundred and Forty-seven Let Us Equip { You For Your j I j Camping Trip. ARMY SUPPLY j j STORE I i | Johnson City, Tenn. t BRADING-RHEA LUMBER CO. LUMBER AND BUILDING MATERIAL EAST MAIN AND DIVISION STREETS JOHNSON CITY, : : : : : TENNESSEE i j j i i i j j LARGEST DRUG STORE IN JOHNSON CITY Kodaks and Supplies Block ' s and Hollingsworth ' s Candies JONES- VANCE DRUG COMPANY " KOURTESY KORNER " j j i i j j WE DEVELOP AND PRINT KODAK PICTURES IN 8 HOURS j j Page One Hundred and Forty-eight East Tennessee Western North Carolina R. R. Co. provides improved facilities for handling excursions, picnics and other parties seeking outings at points of scenic beauty along these lines. Special Picnic Grounds and Pavilion at Cranberry, N. C. EXCURSION RATES ON APPLICATION For information call on or address General Passenger Department johnson city, tennessee D. W. Lowry, Pres. Carl E. Feathers, V-Pres. L. E. Faulk, Sec ' y-Treas. THE LOWRY FRUIT COMPANY (Incorporated) WHOLESALE DEALERS - — in — FRUITS, VEGETABLES, CANDIES, GROCERS ' SPECIALTIES, BANANAS, ORANGES, APPLES, POTATOES, CABBAGE, ONIONS, CANDIES, CAKES, CRACKERS, CHEESE, PEANUTS. Phone 365 Johnson City, Tenn. f 8 Page One Hundred and Forty-nine and Storm-Proof Each shingle is nailed down separately. Not only does !t overlap the next one, but it also in- terlocks — a perfectly tight roof. " Wind cannot roll it up either. And a Cortright Metal Shingle roof is abso- lutely fire and lightning proof. COKTRIGHTmetal shingles We have local representatives almost everywhere, but if none in your immediate locality, write us direct for samples, prices and full particulars CORTRIGHT METAL ROOFING CO. 50 North 23rd Street Philadelphia, Penna. HICKEY-MCCORKLE CO. Progressive Wholesale Grocers JOHNSON CITY ERWIN JONESBORO ELK PARK QUAIL COFFEE ORIENT FLOUR DEL MONTE CANNED GOODS and Everything needed in Grocery Stores of all Kinds and Sizes Page One Hundred and Fifty QUALITY COUNTS Hood Tires and Tubes Goodrich Silvertone Cord Tires These are high quality lines and tires pur- chased from us will give the highest satis- faction. We specialize on — SERVICE GASOLINE MOBILOILS CARS WASHED Phone 12 (One Dozen) QUICK SERVICE TIRE CO. Roan Street (Opposite Hackney ' s) YOUR SELECTION FROM THE FOLLOWING WILL DISTINGUISH YOUR DRESS Stetson, No Name and Vanity Hats; Wilson Brothers Underwear; Sure-Fit Caps; Lilley and Likely Luggage; Arrow and Van Heusen Collars; Cheney Silk Cravats; Interwoven Hosiery; Boyden, J. P. Smith, Howard and Foster Shoes. FRANK MILLER COMPANY " We Appreciate Your Business " The Store That Sells Society Brand Clothes Page One Hundred Fifty-One ! i SAFETY FIRST j J ! ! n Have your work done by experienced barbers. Also first-class Jewelry and Watch Repair — done by — J. E. BIBLE □ I REAL EASY REST on a REAL REST EASY [ O. K. BARBER SHOP | I) Rest Easy Mattress Co. j 119 Buffalo St.— Johnson City, Tenn. Johnson City, Tennessee THE J AVALON I DINING ROOM j Mrs. Bert D. Hodges • 100% American I Johnson City, : : Tennessee i Dr. Stokely Weaver Dentist D ! Rooms 302 and 303 ' • Unaka and City National Bank Bldg. | Telephone 583 MASENGILL ' S APPAREL FOR WOMEN and GIRLS Johnson City, Tennessee MEET YOUR FRIENDS — at — Savoy Drug Co., Inc. PURE DRUGS SERVICE SODA FOUNTAIN AND LUNCHEONETTE KODAKS AND SUPPLIES Phone 1094 Johnson City, Tenn. I i Page One Hundred Fifty-Two SKELTON ' S BAKERY J. M. Skelton, Prop. Manufacturers — of— BREAD, PIES AND CAKES Fancy Cakes a Specialty The Home of Billy Boy Bread 121 W. Market Street Johnson City, : : : Tennessee i i ! I i i i i i i i i i i i i j i j i f i i i i i j i i S i i i i i i » i 1 i ESTABLISHED 1886 □ Real Estate Loans Insurance a Johnson City, Tennessee j j WOFFORD BROS, j j Behind the merchandise of King ' s Klothes Shop are ideas and ideals that make for an over-measure of satisfaction in every purchase. Those ideas and ideals have made this shop popular with men who have realized the advantages offered. Year after year patronage continues to grow and to spread farther and farther from Bristol. If not convenient to make personal selections, let our mail order depart- ment be of service to you, as it is to hundreds of others. WE PAY POSTAGE The H. P. King Co. BRISTOL, : : TENN. i i • i i i I i ! i ! i i i ! i i i i i i i i i ! I ! I ! I I I i i i i i The Best Obtainable Is None Too Good for the Sick- Get 5 ' our medicines from GREGORY DRUG CO., and you will be sure they are the best. We have everything that a good drug store should have, and appreciate your business. Gregory Drug Company Johnson Citj ' , Tennessee Page One Hundred Fifty-Three JOHNSON CITY MILLS n Manufacturers — of— Misses ' Hosiery In Finer Grades □ johnson City Tennessee Elizabethton Tennessee Headquarters for Milligan Athletic Association While in Bristol □ VIRGINIA HOTEL European Plan D 100 Rooms BRISTOL, : 60 Baths VA.-TENN. j DODGE BROTHERS MOTOR VEHICLES D I I I RANGE MOTOR CO, I j □ f ! Johnson City, : Tennessee WENTWORTH That Means Better Bread With a firmly established reputation for making the best bread that can be made, still we are constantly try- ing to make our bread better. This perhaps accounts for the increasing popularity which Wentworth Bread is all the time attaining in this community Johnson City Baking Co. (Incorporated) Johnson City, Tenn. " Not How Cheap— But How Good " Page One Hundred Fifty -four J j M A J E ST I C T H E AT R E The Home of the Best Photoplays ! D WHERE PARAMOUNT PICTURES PREVAIL Your Patronage Solicited and Appreciated □ Johnson City, Tennessee •:— " • WOODY DRUG CO. Market and Boone Streets n Complete Drug Store Everything New and Up-to-date □ Phone 112 Johnson City : : : : Tenn. STERCHI The Leading Furniture and Undertakitig Establishment of East Tennessee PIERCE PIERCE High Class SHOE REPAIR SHOP Work Done While You Wait Mail Orders given special attention. 106 Buffalo St.— Johnson City, Tenn. Page One Hundred Fifty-Five i UNIVERSAL MOTOR CORP ' N. Authorized Dealers Lincoln dkyrzcC Fordsoiv GAR.S-TR.UCKS -TRACTORS FORD SERVICE STATION Nothing but Genuine Ford Parts Used Corner Boone and King Streets Phone 20 Johnson City, : : : : Tennessee GOLDSTEINS ' ! J. E. CROUCH 212 MAIN STREET Bookseller Ladies ' ' Ready-to-wear and and Millinery Exclusive but not Expensive Stationer Kodak Albums Waterman ' s Ideal Fountain Pens. Johnson City, : : : Tennessee 217 Main Street— Johnson City, Tenn. Page One Hundred Fifty-Six ..- .♦. " QUALITY COUNTS " NAVE FURNITURE COMPANY " Home Outfitters " " Funeral Directors " □ EL1ZABETHTON, : TENNESSEE Drink COCA-COLA in bottles 5c ! COCA-COLA ! BOTTLING WORKS l Phone 302, Johnson City, 226 East Market : : Tennessee THE FIRST NATIONAL BANK of Elizabethton, Tennessee AT YOUR SERVICE □ Wherever and whenever you need the services of a bank you will find us ready. □ Resources more than $800,000.00 We Solicit, Appreciate and Protect Your Business Page One Hundred Fifty-Seven E. C. Lockett, President E. N. Lockett, Sec ' y-Treas. LOCKETT BROTHERS CO. (Incorporated) WHOLESALE GROCERS JOHNSON CITY, TENNESSEE Making Shopping a Real Pleasure The selling method in one store may be different from that in another. Both stores may aim high and with good intent. Naturally the method that better conserves and sustains the interests of the public is the one that will endure. To serve the people well is, we believe to serve them alike every business day in the year. In this store, you find the same unusual money-saving opportunities today, as were here in the yesterday. This, with new goods arriving al- most continuously, makes shopping here a real pleasure. 475 DEPARTMENT STORF. ! 1898 THE 1924 ! FRANK TAYLOR STORE □ We solicit the patronage of the Faculty and Student Body of Milligan College. See us for Dry Goods, Notions, Ready-to- wear and Shoes. □ • The Frank Taylor Store j " Better Than Ever " t 214 Main Street Phone 412 I Page One Hundred Fifty-Eight Compliments of TENNESSEE SILK MILLS j RELIABILITY I I An indispensible qualification in | selecting your JEWELS Thirty-seven Years ' | FAITHFUL, j CONSCIENTIOUS, and | COMPETENT SERVICE I TO OUR CUSTOMERS | A Record We Are Proud Of | I. N. Beckner ' s Son Jeweler I 232 Main St. : Johnson City, Tenn. , CITY SHOE STORE (Incorporated) □ " We Fit the Feet " □ Phone 46 244 Main Street : Johnson City, Tenn. FLOWERS For Every Occasion Sick Friend Mother : Sweetheart Parties : Funerals Commencement D Be sure they come from Gunnar Teilmann Son Johnson City ' s Leading Florist Store : 303 Roan Street Greenhouse : 124 East Market Street Phone 511 H i» v " Page One Hundred Fifty-Nine POWERS-HORTON CO. — The Home of — HART SCHAFFNER MARX CLOTHES FLORSHEIM SHOES KNOX AND MALLORY HATS MANHATTAN AND COLLEGE SHIRTS POWERS-HORTON CLOTHES at $35.00 Special Inducements to Milligan College Students U. G. Jones A. B. English Jones ' Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat Hospital □ 109 W. Market Street Johnson City, : : : Tennessee Here are two sets of figures which tell a pathetic story to John, don ' t you think so? 1917 $550.00 In Bus. College 1916 $500.00 Entered Bus. College 1918 550.00 $1,000.00 1919 575.00 $1,500.00 1920 600.00 $1,500.00 1921 625.00 1,750.00 1922 625.00 1,750.00 1923 675.00 2,000.00 $4,725.00 $9,550.00 In other words $9,550.00— $4,725.00 equal $4,825.00 that John has paid in eight years for lack of training. $603.00 per year. CAN YOU AFFORD TO PAY THIS PRICE FOR NOT BEING TRAINED? What does the future hold in store for you? We can fit you for life ' s greater works by properly training you. Come in and let us talk it over. Johnson City Business College Page One Hundred Sixty I TENNESSEE NATIONAL BANK JOHNSON CITY, TENNESSEE —of— Our new home at the corner of Main and Spring Streets The Faculty and Students of Milligan College are invited to make the TENNESSEE NATIONAL their banking home. □ Capital and Surplus $250,000.00 Resoures $2,500,000.00 Page One Hundred Sixty -One autographs autographs gutograpfjs Wf en i MJJJjgau t i

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