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MILLSAPS-WILSON UBRARY MILLSAPS COLLEGE JACKSON M ' : 1S5IPPI 39210 MILLSAPS-WILSON LIBRARY MILLSAPS COLLEGE JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI 392,0 m " A.W I h LLL. • DODASHBM ©rbication Co Ba )iti Carlislf lniU, ffontiPrfei= itirnt of iBillsaps CoUfgr. m tirtiiratt tl)i6, t1)r Sflirntl) iolumf of Ct)f BobaQl)fla ve ititnt BabitJ Cariiitflc l ull SL ' T BOB ISMEL 1911 - l rrsitifnt Iia )iti Carlislr i)ull N its first issue since the new administraticn came in the Bobashela takes pleasure in introducrng to the pubhc our new president. Dr. D. C. Hull. I he choice of a successor to Bishop Murrah was a matter ot serious import, not only to the College and the patronizing Conferences, but to the cause of education throughout the State. It is needless to say that it was regarded with the keenest interest by both undergraduates and Alumni. I he Board of Trustees, therefore, acted wisely in taking time for action. Every eligible educator in the Church who was thought to be available passed under review, and their qualifications were carefully canvassed before a decision was reached. The time and the conditions called for no ordinary man. The College, under the wise management of Dr. Murrah, was already an assured success along the line on which it was originally pro- jected, and it could not afford to lake a step backward by making a mistake in the choice ol his successor. Moreover, important changes in the college organization were necessary to (it it for the larger held which it was to occupy, and this called for a man well versed m school methods and discipline, of mature experience, in full sympathy with young men, and thoroughly devoted to the w ' ork of teaching and character-building. The choice made by the Trustees has already been demonstrated: President Hull is " making good. " Not least among his assets in early life is the tact that he was brought up in the wholesome atmosphere of a Christian country home. 1 o these advantages of heredity and environment, he has added the important third factor of success m life, which has been called " individual self-assertion. " Of the last, while it has never been offensively exhibited, tradition has preserved a notable instance in which it is said that once upon a time during vacation he routed a former teacher, who had done him an injus- tice, by a strenuous appeal to the arguTientum ad hominem. Under changed relations this might be thought a dangerous precedent, if his broad shoulders and athletic build did not warn an offender that it might be best to let by-gones be by-gones. In the following ex- tract from the New Orleans Christian Advocate of June 30, 1910, the main facts in Presiden Hull ' s life are so admirdably given that we may be pardoned for quoting them in full: — " iMr. Hull was brought up on the farm in the county of his nativity, and attended the common schools maintained about the neighborhood where his parents resided. He joined the M. E. Church, South, at fourteen years of age under the pastorate ot Re . . S. Lagrone. In 1890 and 1891, he was a teacher in Choctaw County. He entered the Agricultural and Mechanical College in September, 1881, and was graduated with first honors in June, 1895. While taking his collegiate course, he was especially active in religious work, and made his influence strongly felt in the oung Mens Christian .Asso- ciation. L ' pon leaving College he taught for several years in leading public schools, mak- ing a fine record as an instructor: since 1902 he has been one of the Faculty of the .A. and M. College, where his faithfulness and efficiency have won him high distinction. He i L ' BOB 15nEL • 1911 -Sc S has done considerable post-graduate work, having taken the Master of Science degree at his Alma Mater, and pursued courses of study two summers at the University of Chicago. Mr. Hull is closely identified with the educational interests of Mississippi, being Vice- President of the State Teachers ' Asosciation, and has wide acquaintance among the educators of the State, by whom he is held in high esteem. He has been a licensed local preacher since 1 890. and is a speaker of great force and impressiveness in the pulpit and upon the platform. " With such a past, with his powers at their best, with the confidence and esteem of the teachers of the State, and with the enthusiastic and loyal support of the students and faculty. President Hull already enjoys an earnest of a brilliant career. The Bobashcla, therefore, extends to him its greeting in the hope that he may live long to demonstrate his gifts as " a wise builder, " known far and wide as a " maker ol men. " Mam 1a. (IW. ifliUsaps 1 _ ' BOB 15MEL i 1911 - £ " t Boarti of Crustrrs OFFICERS Bishop W. B. Murrah President Dr. a. F. WatkiNS Vice-President J. B. StREATER • Secretary MaJ. R. W. MlLLSAPS ........ Treasurer TERM EXPIRES IN 191 I Rev. W. C. Black, D. D. G. L. Jones Re -. T. B. Holloman Re -. H. S. Spraggins . Rev. R. a. Meek . MaJ. R. W. MlLLSAPS H. S. Stephens I. B. Streater . Meridian, Miss. New Albany, Miss. Edwards, Miss. Greenwood. Miss. New Orleans, La. Jackson, Miss. Hattiesburg, Miss. Black Hawk, Miss, TERM EXPIRES IN 1914 J. L. Dantzler J. R. Bingham I. C. Enochs . Rev. W. H. Huntley Rev. W. W. Woollard J. D. Barbee . Rev. S. M. Thames Dr. a. F. Watkins Moss Point, Miss. Carrollton, Miss. Jackson, Miss. Natchez, Miss. Greenville, Miss. Greenville, Miss. Durant, Miss. Hattiesburg, Miss. g. i ' = BOB iSnEL i-l9ll Ctiiroiial BoartJ of Botasljcla Editor-in-Chief JAMES SHOFFNER SAVAGE LiTERAR ' i ' Editor ADELE CECLIA KNOWEES Athletic Editor THOMAS WILEY LEWIS, Jr. Art Editor LEONIDAS WILLING RAMSEY ' Law Editor JOHN BENTON TINDALL Club Editor THOMAS HAYWOOD PHILLIPS Statistics Editor DANIEL DEWITT CAMERON Business Manager SAMUEL ERNEST XILLIAMSON Assistant Business Manager ROBERT JACOB BINGHAM Assistant Business Manager JAMES DANSE ' WROTEN SL ' sr BOB 15nEL 1-l3ll - « ?Boarb of CbitorS 11 g. I I BOB 5nEL i-l9ll C I I [ Jfarultp DAVID CARLISLE HULL, M. S, President JOHN ivlAGRUDER SULLIVAN, A. M., Ph. D. I ice-President JAMES ELLIOTT WALlViSLE ' . A. M., Ph. D. Secretarp MIFFLIN W ' AIT S V RTZ, A. M., Ph. D. Treasurer EDWARD MA ' ES, LED. Dean of the Law Department ROBERT SCO IT RICKETTS. A. B., A. M. Head Master Preparatnrxi Department ALFRED ALIAN KERN, A. M., Ph. D. Lihrarian MRS. MARY BOWEN CLARK Assistant Librarian BOB 1 5MEL • 1911 - £ David Carlisle Hull, M. S. PresiJcnl of ihc College B. S., Miss. A. M. College, 1895; M. S., 1906; graduate student in the University of Chicago, 1907-08; Principal of the Whitfield High School, Meridian, Mississippi, 1 898- 1902; Instructor in Public Speaking, Miss. A. and M. College, 1902-03; Professor in Charge, Preparatory Department, 1903-04; Professor of Industrial Pedogogy, 1904-09; Director School of Industrial Education, 1909- 10; Delegate to National Religious Education Association, 1909; Vice-President State Teachers ' Association, 1910-11; Piesident Millsaps College, 1910—. John Magruder Sulli an, A. M., Ph. D. Professor of Chemhlry and Geology, Acting Professor of Pbvsics A. B., Centenary College, Louisiana, 1887; A. M., University of Mississippi, 1890; Ph. D., Vanderbilt University, 1900; Principal Centenary High School, 1887-89; Professor Natural Science, Centenary College, Louisiana, 1889-1902; Assitant in Astronomy, Vander- bilt University, 1896-87; Graduate Student in Chemistry and Geology, Summer School, Uni- versity of Chicago, 1907-08; Member of the American Chemical Society; American Society for the Advancement of Science; Mississippi State Teachers ' Association; Audubon Society; Central Association of Science and Mathe- matics; National Geographic Society; Metho- dist Historical Society of Mississippi; Educa- tional Extension Federation of M. E. Church, South; Delta Tau Delta. i - ' BOBnSMELn • 191 -S( " James Elliott Walmslev, A. M., Ph. D. Professor of History, Acting Professor of Social Science A. B. and A. M., Randolph-Macon Col- lege; Ph. D., Illinois Wesleyan University; In- structor in English and Greek. Randolyn-Ma- con College, 1893-95; Instructor in Latin and Greek, Randolph-Macon Academy, 1895-96; Principal of Belmont Seminary, 1896-97; Pro- fessor of Latin and English, Kentucky Wes- leyan College, 1897-1901; Professor History and Economics, Kentucky Wesleyan College, 1901-03; Professor History and Modern Languages, Millsaps College, 1903-04: Di- rector for Mississippi in Southern Educational Association; Director in Mississippi Historical Society; Correspondent of Conference of Inter- national Arbitration; Member of American So- ciety for Judical Settlement of International Disputes: of Religious Education Association; of Amencan Association for Labor Legislation; of American Historical Association; of Ameri- can Political Science Association; of American Academy of Political and Social Science; of Mississippi Historical Society : of Methodist Historical Society; of Mississippi History Teachers ' Association; of Mississippi Valley Historical Association; Author of " Unpub- lished CorresDondence of Burton Harrison, " " Miss ' ssippi Politics Before the War, " " Early History of City of Jackson, " " Geographic In- fluences in History; " Kappa Alpha. Mifflin Wyatt Swartz, A. B., A. M., Ph. D. Professor of Creels and Latin Student, University of Virginia, 1891-93; Instructor in English and History, Shenandoah Valley Academy, 1893-95: A. B., University of Virgima, 1897; The Mason Fellow, 1899- 1900: M. A., 1900: Professor of Greek and Latin, Fort Worth University, 1900-03: Pro- fessor of Greek and German, Milwaukee Acad- emy, 1903-04; Professor of Greek and Latin, Millsaps College, 1904 — ; Vice-President for Mississippi of the Classical Association of the Middle West and South, 1908-09, 1909-10; President of the Classical .Association of M ' s- sissippi, 1908-1910; Graduate, University of Chicago, Summer Quarters, 1907, 1908. 1909; Author of a " Topical .Analysis of the Latin Verb, " a " Symposium on the Study of Greek and Latin, ' a Dissertation on " The Per- sonal Characteristics of the Old in the Dramas of Euripides. " etc., etc.; Ph. D.. L niversitv of Virginia, 1910; Pi Kappa Alpha; Phi Beta Kappa. 14 i L ' " BOB 1 SMEL i • 1911 JSi; Alfred Allan Kern, A. M., Ph. D. Professor of English A. B., Randolph-Macon, 1898; A. M.. 1899; Teaching Fellow, Vanderbilt Universi- ty, 1899-1900; Virginia Scholarship, Johns Hopkins, 1900-02; Fellow in English, Johns Hopkins, 1902-03; Fellow by Courtesy, Johns Hopkins, 1903-04, 1906-07; Ph. D., Johns Hcpkins, 1907; Member of Modern Language Association of American; Mississippi Library Afsociat;cn; Associate Editor of Kappa Alpha Journal; Author of " The Ancestry of Chau- cer, " and " Irwin Russell " in the Library of Suulhern Literature; Kappa Alpha; Phi Beta Kappa ; Sigma Upsilon. E. " i ' ouNG Burton, A. B. Professor of Mathematics and Astronoiuy Teacher in the Public Schools of Virginia, 1896-98; A. B., Umversity of Virgmia, 1902- 03; Professor or Mathematics and Comman- dant of Cadets, St. Charles Military College, Missouri, 1905-07; Graduate Student in Mathematics, University of Chicago, summers of 1903-05; Superintendent and Professor of Mathematics, St. Charles Military College, Missouri, 1907-08; Graduate Student and Assistant in Mathematics, University of Virgin- ia, 1 908-09 ; Engineering Student, Umversty of Wisconsin, summer of 1 909 ; Secretary of Mathematics, Section of the Missouri Society of Teachers of Mathematics and Science; Com- missioner Colonel, M.N.G. by Governor Joseph W. Folk; Member of Philosophical Society, University of Virginia; Phi Sigma Kappa. ' §r BOB ISnELn • 191 J £ J jiiN Marvin Burion, A. B., A. M. Profcsior of Modern Languages A. B., Randolph-Macon, 1909; A. M. 1910; Kappa Alpha, Sigma Upsilon. rcparatorp School jFarultTi Robert Scott Ricketts, A. M. HuaJ Maskr A. M., Centenary College, 1870; President and Professor, Port Gibson Female College. 1867-73; Professor, Whitworth Female Col- lege, 1872-1893; Phi Kappa Sigma. - T BOB i5MEL • 1911 - ( George W. Huddleston, A. B.. A. M. Aisistant Master A. B., Hiwassee College. 1883; Piolessoi of Greek, Hiwassee College, 1884-91 ; A. M., Hiwassee College, 1886; Professor of Latin and Greek, Harperville College, 1891-93; Principal, Dixon High School 1893-97; Asso- ciate Principal, Harperville College, 1897-99; Associate Principal, Carthage School, 1899- 1900; President State Board of Examiners. Stuart Grayson Noble, A. B., A. M. English and Latin A. B.. University of North Carolina, 1907; Graduate Student, University of Chicago, Sum- mers, 1908-09-10; A. M., University of Chi- cago, 1910; Instructor of English and History, Homer Military School, 1907-08; Member of Mississippi Teachers ' Association; Classical Association of the Middle West and South; Vice-President of Mississippi Classical Associa- tion; Secretary of Mississippi Inter-Collegiate Track Association, 1909; Vice-President, 1910; Author of a series of articles on the Agricultural High School of the South; Sigma Upsilon; Pi. Kappa Alpha. S- ' sr BOBnSMEL - 1911 J i fLato cl)ool jFacultp Albert Hall Whitfield, A. M., LL. D. Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Evidence, Law of Corporations, Law of Real Estate, Constitutional Law. and Law and Practice in hederal Courts A. B., University of Mississippi, 1871, A. M., University of Mississippi, 1873, LL. B., University of Mississippi, 1874, LL. D., Uni- versity of Mississippi, I 895 ; Adjunct Professoi of Greek, University of Mississippi, 1871-74; Professor of Law, University of Mississippi, 1892-94; Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Mississippi. William R. Harper, Esq. Contracts, Torts. Personal Property, Pleading, Commercial Law, Equitv, Jurisprudence, and Equity Procedure Graduate University of Mississippi ; ! Har- ard Law School. (pcrxiop Senior Class Colors: Blue and Gold Motto: " In our wisdom we trust and in Latin we bust ' OFFICERS Charles Edward Johnson ....... President HoDGiE Clayton Henderson ...... Vice-President Marguerite Chawick Park Secretary William Carl Coggin Treasurer Myrtle Johnson Poet RoscoE Conkling Berry ........ Historian Marguerite Chadwick Park ....... Prophet Hodge Henderson ......... Liar " Stubby " Hart Sport BOB iSMEL • 1911 -: " ROSCOE CONKLING BeRRV, B. S. Prentiss, Miss. K. A.. L. L. S., Y. M. C. A. Treasurer L. L. S., 1909-10; Class Presi- dent. 1907-08; Class Historian, 1908-09; Class Treasurer, 1909-10; Class Historian, 1910-11; Speaker before Alumni Association, 1910-1 I ; President Science Association, 1910- 1 1 ; Age, 22 ; Chosen Professon, Law. " ( is a great plague to be a handsome man. ' Robert Jacob Bingham, B. A. Embry, Miss. L. L. S., Y. M. C. A. Bible Committee, Y. M. C. A., 1910-1 1 ; Delegate to Y. M. C. A. Student Conference at Montreat, N. C, 1910; Class Football Team, 1907-08, 1908-09, 1909-10, 1910- 11; Varsity Football Team, 1909-10; Class President, 1909-10; Class Basketball, 1909- 10; Assistant Business Manager Purple and White. 1909-10; Assistant Business Manager Bobashela, 1 9 1 0- 1 1 ; Member at large to the Honor Council, 1910-11; Age, 24; Chosen Profession, Teacfiing. " Happy am , from care I ' m free. Why aren ' t they all contented like me? " i - ' -T BOBnsnEL i • 1911 i " COURTENAV ClINGAN. M. S. Jackson, Miss. Kappa Mu, M. L. S. President, M. L. S. ; Will and Testament, 1910; Age, 19. " to her lot some female errors fall, Lool( to her faee and you ' ll forget them all. " William Carl Coggin. B. A. Neltleton. Miss. L. L. S., Y. M. C. A. President L. L. S., 1910-1 1 : Secretary ■. M. C. A., 1910-1 1 ; Junior Basketball Team, 1909-10; Treasurer Senior Class, 1910-11; Honor Council, I 91 0-1 I ; Business Manager Founder ' s Hall Club, 1910-11; Age, 26; Chosen Profession, Teaching. " Come one! Come all! Tim rocl( shall fly From its firm base as soon as I. " 20 S- ' " BOB =l5MEL -l9ll = - £ - Frank Burkitt Collins, B. S. Soso. Miss. L. L. S., Y. M. C. A. Treasurer L. L. S., 1908-09; Finance Com- mittee, Y. M. C. A., 1909-10; Sophomore Baseball, 1909-10; Southern-University De- bater, 1910-1 1 ; Age, 21 ; Chosen Profession, Law, " The U ' orld is at m ] feet. I T ' all( upon it. " Isaac Columbus Enochs, B. A. Jackson, Miss. Kappa Alpha, L. L. S. Assistant Business Manager Bohashela, 1908-09; Class Baseball, 1908-09, 1909-10; Age, 2 1 ; Chosen Profession, Lumberman. " He is a nnnsome Wee thing. " i L BOB I MEL i 1911 J i -3,1 Albert Augustus Green, Jr., B. A. Jackson, Miss. Kappa Sigma, Sigma Upsilon, L. L. S., Y. M. C. A. Vice-President L. L. S., 1911; President L. L S., 1911; Basketball, 1910; Freshmen Football, 1910-11; Varsity Football, 1910- I I ; Local Editor, Purple and While, 1 909- 10; Athletic Editor Purple and While, 1910-1 1 ; Age, 19; Chosen Profession, Manu- facturer. " Seriousness never enters mv mind. " Samuel Friedi_ander Hart. B. S. Jackson, Miss. Sophomore Baseball Team, 1909; Junior Baseball Team, 1910; Age, 19; Chosen Pro- fession, Law. " In mv n or f an J in lup fun. I lnol( oul for nuinher one. " 1 _ ' BOBnSMELn • 1911 J c ■ t HoDGiE Claiton Henderson, B. A. Rayville, La. Kappa Alpha, Sigma Upsilon, G. L. S., ■. M. C. A. President G. L. S., 1910-11; Bible Study Leader in ' . M. C. A., 1907-08, 1910-1 1 ; Vice-President Class, 1911; Mid-Session De- bater G. L. S., 1910-1 1 ; M. C. A. Editor Purple and White, 1910-11; Instructor in Latin and Greek at Centenary College, 1909- 10; Age, 21 ; Chosen Profession. Minister. hini. " Esteemed and respected by all who l(non ' John Weslei ' Holifield, B. S. Soso, Miss. L. L. S., V. M. C. A. President Gopher Club, 1907-08, Treasurer of L. L. S., 1908; Class Poet, 1911; Presi- dent L. L. S., 1910; Age, 24; Chosen Profes- sion, Engineering. " Lean of statue, long of frame, A genuine bachelor, with a holy name. " S_ BoensnEL - isii jSf Charles Edward Johnson, B. S. Batesville, Miss. Kappa Alpha, L. L. S. Southern University Debater, 1909-10; Vice-President L. L. S., 1908-09; Secretary Y. M. C. A.. 1909-10; Vice-President Ath- letic Association, 1909-10; President Senior Class, 1910-11; Patriots Day Speaker. 1907- 08 ; Associate Editor Purple and IVhile, 1909-10; Editor-in-Chief Purple and White. 1910-11; Chairman Honor Council, 1909-10; Age, 28; Chosen Profession, Law. " profess not tallfing: onlv this, man do his hest. " . let each Alice Myrtle Johnson. B. S. Jackson, Miss. M. L. S. Treasurer Sophomore Class, 1 908-09 ; Secre- tary Junior Class, 1909-10; Captain Co-ed Basketball Team, 1909-10; Charter Member Science Club, 1910-11; Age, 21 ; Chosen Pro- fession, Teaching. " 7 ic mildest manner and the genllest liearl. " 24 i L iS BOB iSMELri 1911 - « Adele Cecilia Knowles, B. A. Jackson, Miss. Kappa Mu, M. L. S. Literary Editor Bohashela. 1910-11; Re- cording Secretary Science Club, 1910-11; Sponsor for Sophomore Football Team, 1907- 08; Captain Co-ed Basketball Team, 1909- 10; Age, 20; Chosen Profession, Teaching. " Such a grace of lendercsi coiirksV. " Mary Barrow Linfield, B. A. Crystal Springs, Miss. Phi Zeta. L. L. S. Assistant in Latin and Greek, 1910-11: Local Editor of Purple and White, 1910-11: Age, 19; Chosen Profession, Teaching. " The sun himself has scarcely been more dili- gent than . " i ' BOB SMEL i- 1911 t Thomas Wiley Lewis, Jr., B. S. Memphis, Tenn. Pi Kappa Alpha, Sigma Upsilon, . M. C. A , G. L. S. President Athletic Association, 1910-11; Football Manager, 1910-11; Baseball Man- aser, 1910-1 1 ; Class Football four years; Cap- tain Jumor Football, 1909-10, 1910-11; Varsity Football, 1909-1 I ; Chairman, Y. M. C A. Reception Committee, 1910; Athletic Editor Dohasbela. 1910-11; Age, 21 ; Chosen Profession, Law. " His singing Jrcii ' iron tears down Pluto ' s cheelfs. " Marguerite Chadwick Park. B. S. Jackson. Miss. Kappa Mu., M. L. S. President M. L. S.. 1910 1907-08, 1908-09, 1910-11 1909-10; Class Prophet, Editor of Purple and White. 1 ure French Club, 1908-09 Frack Team, 1909-10; Age, ing. Class Secretary, Class Historian, 910-11; Social 909-10; Trea- Sponsor for 909-10; D. A. R. Medal, 19; Chosen Profession, Teach- " A rosebud set n ' itli little wilful thorns. L- BOBnSMEL i- 1911 - ( Thomas Haywood Phillips, B. S. Belle Prairie, Miss. Kappa Alpha, L. L. S., Y. M. C. A. Club Editor of Bobashela, 1910-1 1 ; Age, 1 9 ; Chosen Profession, Civil Engineering. One n ap smile dlian. " id smile and Met he James Shoffner Sax ' age. B. S. Ruleville, Miss. L. L. S., Y. M. C. A. Editor-in-Chief of Bobashela, 1910-11; Associate Editor of Purple and White, 1910- 1 1 ; Elected Southern-University Debater to 111! vacancy, 1909-10; Mid-Session Debater L. L. S., 1910-1 1 ; Secretary L. L. S , 1909-10; Class Basketball Manager, 1907-08, 1908- 09, 1909-10; Vice-President Millsaps Science Association, 1910-11; Age, 20; Chosen Pro- fession, Law. . . " He has a head to contrive, a tongue to per- suade, and a hand to execute. " i _ ' • BOBn5MEL -l9ll ( " S John Benton Taylor, B. S. Jackson, Miss. L. L. S., Y. M. C. A. Member Millsaps Science Association; Jun- ior Football, 1910-11; Age, 18; Chosen Pro- fession, Electrical Engineering. " M ] llioughts are inp onm coiupanions. " Zachari ' A LOR. B. S. Jackson, Miss. L. L. S., Y. M. C. A. Member Millsaps Science Association, Age, 1 9 ; Chosen Profession, Engineering. " have done ;nli Julv and I have done it )iu . " SL_ BOB SMEL i-l9ll JSc Samuf.l Ernest Williamson. B. S. Collins, Miss. Pi Kappa AlpFa, G. L. S., . M. C. A. President G. L, S., 1910-11; Mid-Session Debater, 1909-10; President G. L. S. Anni- versary, 1910-11 ; Hendrix Colleee Debater, 1911; Varsity Football, 1 909- 1 0; Class Foot- ball, 1906-07-08, 1910-11; Class Baseball, 1907-08, 1909-10; Class Basketball, 1906- 07, 1907-08; Class Poet, 1909-10, I9I0-I I ; Business Manager Bohashcla. 1910-11; Age, 22; Chosen Profession, Commercial Life. " The hesl of men haVi loved Ming Ung Zung, B. S. Soo-Chovv, China President G. L. S., 1 9 I O-ll ; Class Histor- ian, 1 908 ; Member of Chinese Students Alli- ance of the United States; Age, 19; Chosen Profession, Law. " But there is more in me than thou under- standesi. " 29 1 - ' •sr BOB ISMEL i- 1911 " Kcitorv of Class of 1911 OST strange lo relate, 1911, unlike all other classes that ever went through college, has never been given to proclaiming its manifold merits and achieve- ments from the housetops. Why? For as the " loud laugh speaks t e acant mird, " so does the shrill voice procla ' m those virtues which, Alas! are so sadly m ' ssing. The truly great show their superiority by deeds, un- heeding the envious glances and acts full of malicious intent of their inferiors. Four years ago there came together some four score and ten persons who organized themselves into a class At that time they weve m " r= infants and knew nothing cf the ways of college life. The Seniors called them " foolish little Freshies, " but they uttered not a word in reply. This term, however, was not applied to them, when, a few months later, their football team met and defeated every team in college without once having its goal crossed- The next year we came back as Sophomores, feeling rather mature in knowledge. We no longer feared the " Hyenas " which had chased us when we were Freshmen. Our class was organized promptly, and remembering the achievements of the previous year, we determined that we would again excel in the class-room and upon the athletic field. This dream came true; in our studies we became famous, and upon the gridiron we were again supreme. Our football team was the envy and wonder of the other classes. In that year we were introduced to Dr Sullivan and his wonderful Chemical Laboratory. We did nothing that would interest the scientific world, but we interested our teacher very much. As we came back to school in our Junior year, we felt like " old men: " we could look back upon a work well dr ne. and for our stron j hearts the future held no terrors. When we counted our f- rf-es we found that our ran ' s had been thinned until there were • nlv a score left to carry rn t e fight Th ' s saddened us somewhat, but then we remem- -erpd that sun rir-ritv dep-pded UD " n merit and nualify rather than UD- n m- ' -e numbers Bein? unabl " f- " Pt rut our I ' sual ball team, we had to be contend wii ' i doing mental gym- nastics. Th ' s last vear we came back waUine w ' th a firm and difnified tread The years that had passed seemed onlv a dream: the future held promise of great things. X hen the class was seated in the co p(pd S°nior section of the Chaoel, we ga7ed around and f " U-d that Sf m " few faces were crone, but these remaining we Inew had been " weighed m th. ' balance and found not wantin? " We have done nothing unusually great this year, but we have tried to act our part in such a way that the college will be bettered by our presence. In all things we have stood for the betterment of our beloved college, and for the inculcating of higher ideals. The time is fast approaching when the class of 1911 will be no more; when we will have to go forth into the world each to fight his own battle, and each to make his own mark. Heretofore we have been treading a beaten path, hard at times to follow, but still the way has been blazed by those who have gone before. Now we have come to the 30 )g I I 3 BOB 15nEL i-l9ll C ' ' ' J( point where the paths diverge; each path leads in a different direction, and each will have to follow his own path. For four years we have stood together, and in that time a spirit cf fellowship has grown up between the members of our class. We hope for a continua- tion of that spirit. Somewhere out there in the future that stretches before us, after we have left the walls of this college, we shall fall upon the words I write here now, and something of the hope and promise of this day will thrill us then. Whatever little dif- ferences that the years have placed between us shall vanish like the morning mists, and we shall feel ourselves bound by links stronger than steel. Now, as each member of this class goes out into the world, let him remember what 1911 has stood for in the past, and let him ever be true to the ideal which has been set before him. Each one has a work to do, and as we wander down life ' s rugged pathway this thought shall be paramount in our minds: — " 1 live for these who o e me; Whose hearts are kind and true ; For the Heaven that smiles above me. And awaits my spirit, too; For the cause that lacks assistance; For the wrongs that need resistance; For the future in the distance; And the good that I can do. " R. C. Beirrv, Historian. Eeminisrrnrrfi Chapter I. We often look back on the troubles We had just four years ago. Whe n the class of eleven were Freshies ; And all of us certainly know, That We took Ph. B. for the Hist ' ry, Some the B. S. for the Math, And some the A. B., because " Daddy " Had already chosen the path. Ah, How we " sprachten der Deutsche, " And busted m Latin and Greek. At first, though, we thought it quite jolly. Those seventeen hours a week! Chapter II. We then became wise little Sophies — Trig, and Analytics were a bore. We busted and busted and busted. H20 from our eyes would just pour. But, French and Chem. were the limit. And did we our German adore? Yet always on gridiron and diamond We certainly piled up the score! And, Then came the Sophomore story With pains and troubles we ' d write; And often, ' tis sad to relate it We did it laic Salurdav nighl! Chapter III. We next were enrolled as wise Juniors. We worked until we were ill Learned all about dear carbon atoms And made H2S with a will. And Learned a great deal about Hist ' ry, What Doc. Burgess meant by a " state. " 32 T " BOBnSMEL i • 191 -S t We studied about composition, Read Beorvulf both early and late. Then We became very fond of those specials. Our money disappeared like the wmd. A more generous set of young students, The faculty never could find. Chapter IV. Then we came back in September, And proudly occupied section en " . And after much cramming and busting We knew our tasks were most done. Yet During this year full of pleasure. There was mingled a tinge of regret. That school days were over forever. And we knew we would never forget, That We love our dear Alma Mater, Her royal old Purple and White, May her banner float proudly forever. An emblem of honor and right! MvRiLi; Johnson, 33 S- BOB iSAAEL -ISII J I V I . ,_ , « U_, , , M W iW antj CfStamrnt of Class of 1911 IN THE NAME OF OUR ALMA MATER— Amen. Wc, the Senior Class of 1911, being of sound mind and clear memory do constitute this our last will and testament: Item 1 . We give and devise our senioral dignity, our political, religious, and class-room schemes and tricks, to class ' I 2 as a very present help to inspire awe in the breasts of the underclassmen. Item 2. We give with pleasure all the ease and luxury that comes to Seniors at Millsaps; also all the genuflections that the Faculty insist on enacting before the majesty of the Seniors, to the aforenamed class, its successors and assigns. Item 3. We hand down the vacant places in the " Bobashela Booster ' s " club, the Bobashela itself, and places of luxurious ease on the Hoodlum staff, and a fee tail estate in the broad acres of cussing that go with these important honors, to our lawful successors Item 4. We give, devise, bequeath, and donate our beloved Commencement daily to succeeding Senior Classes and the hope that it will be filled with news of great deeds Item 5. We leave an example of class unity on all important matters, of doing work we could not shirk, of taking zeros and blame without flnching, to all students tl " at may hereafter enter. Item 6. We give our complimentary copy of the neat little manual, " How to Make Splinters Fly From Blockheads, " by the Faculty, to our successors. Item 7. We devise, give, and bequeath to the Millsaps Poultry Raiser ' s Associa- tion our rule to get the chicken roosting high, our patented noiseless tread, and lightning speed on escape, and all cooking utensils, together with our coat of mail for protection against the modern projectiles used by irate inhabitants of the vicinity. 34 g I I ' ' S BOB SMEL i- 1911 t Item 8. To future worthy busted students who may need the same, we give the balance of our " special fund " that is found after final auditing of books. Item 9. To the Chinese Empire, we bequeath our distinguished member, Ming Ung Zung as a finished product of western civilization grafted on oriental stock. Item 10. To the free state of Lee County, we give back her Nimrod, the greatest living rival of T. R., whose heroic deed of killing a grizzly Bruin with his naked fist is unequalled in the annals of the chase. Item I I . To future B. S. Candidates, we give our active stock in the Millsaps Science Association, as the sesame of the inner-most recesses of the past, present, and future ages, and as the revealer of sanitary secrets. Also our note books and the advice ever to take all notes, trips, and specimens possible, and nol to ask Dr. Sullivan to travel with Missis- sippi legislators. Item 12. To A. B. students, our livery stables, well equipped with all the modern conveniences go. It will be well to be prepared for the keenest variety of competition from the experienced and foxy old stablemen, Messrs. Swartz, Huddleston, and Noble. Item I 3. To Dr. Sullivan, keeper of the Millsaps Zoo, we donate the only bunch of its kind in captivity, tovvit, and severally: a wild aborigine, Savage, captured in the jungles of Union County four years ago, who walks with his head hanging forward and to one side, and sniffs and sputters at the spectators; " Big " Johnson, an unclassified varment from the thickets of Panola, which, m four years training, has been taught to walk upright on his hind legs; " Skeat, " alias " Big Sis, " a quaint old-maid-Iike animal of the biped species caught near Collins; " Jake " Bingham, caueht in Webster, and believed by " Sully " and other rank evolutionists to be the long lost " missing link " ; " Stubby " Hart escaped from Barnum and Bailey and captured by Millsaps Faculty; " Ros " Berry, a peacock caught at Prentiss while showing his feathers to his fellow-townsmen, who has been taught to wear clothes better than most humans; " Pug " Green, a Ringling Bro ' s gorilla that has an almost human expression, and whose favorite diet is granite, pig iron, and " blue billy; " " Collins, " a proud and stately old gander which blows at the spec- tators;; " Tom " Phillips, " a ferocious lion which can roar in many keys; and a few pre- histonc specimens of the genus homo, among which we might mention " Star Hanger " Holifield, " Zack " Taylor, who never surrendered, " Sister " Henderson, who sits and blinks at you for hours. We also give to " Sully, " to quiet the fiercest of the Zoo, and i - ' r BOB iSnEL -ISI " only man to serve as assistant keeper. Coggin who once killed a naked bear with his fist. Also for Millsaps Campus we provide a most beautiful Park, historic Knowles, and a valuable (Lm) field and appomt Miss Johnson, keeper of the same. We hereby appoint the members of Millsaps Faculty the executors of this one last will and testament, and formally revoke all our former wills and codicils and require that said executors give bond m the sum of $8,000,000.00. In witness whereof we have hereunto set our hands and seal, this the sixth day of June 191 I. Senior Class. In the presence of Bishop Murrah] IV.Aj. Millsaps [Witnesses. ' seal ' D. C. Hull J ' S- ' BOB ISMEL i-ISlI ( Thi5 space is reserved in - BOB 1 SAA E Ln ' 1911 5i§ ' i_.v- i_. i-_ ii_i_-i 1- .1 ( Senior $ropi)rfp LEAVES FROM A FUTURE " BOBASHELA " ' Volume XXVII— 1932. Editor ' s Note: — It is with great pleasure that the editor of this, the twenty-seventh volume of " Bobashela, " publishes the following letters of the Class of eleven sent him by the Chairman of the committee appornted by that class for the purpose of receivmg and circulating said letters arncng its members. This class is one of tFe last that went from the halls of Millsaps before it became what it now is, one the greatest Universities in the South. This is an unusually loyal class and very unusual it is that we should Fave re- ceived letters from each and all of them after the lapse of twenty years. New York, N. ., January I, 1931. Dear Class of ' 11, After twenty years of study and research, which began in my Senior year at Mill- saps, I have at last found a method of exterminating the long dreaded hook worm, which worked so much havoc in America. For full description of my invention see current number of " The New York Medical Journal. " The final perfecting of my patent will prevent my attending this, our fourth renuion. With regret, F. B. Collins. Nettleton, Miss., January 1, 1931. Dear Class of ' II, Fate has dealt kindly with me since my college days. I now own a splendid farm in Lee County, Mississippi. I have a beautiful home, a sweet Christian family and all that one could wish for in this life. Sincerely, W. C. COGGIN. Shanghai, China, January 2, 1931. Dear Class of 11, After finishing my law course at Harvard, I began the practice of law in this city. I have an extensive practice that enables me to provide splendidly well for Mrs. Zung. I remember, with pleasure, the days spent in America, more especially the ones at Millsaps. M. U. Zl ' ng. Cross Roads, Miss., January 2, 1931. Dear Class of ' 11, There is little to write. I have a good practice that yields the princely income of five hundred dollars per annum. Mrs. Johnson says I will be judge in about forty years more. We have just moved into a nice three-roomed mansion, all our own. Bill and Sally, our youngest, are in school this year. Hastily, C. E. Johnson. 38 - BOB 13 - EL -l9l ' New Orleans, La., February 2, 1931. Dear Class of ' 11, Since our lasl reunion, my already thriving lumber business has built up rapidly until now it is the largest in the South. Since then, too, I have taken unto myself a better half and was never so happy as I am now. The International Convention of Lumbermen meets at Hamberg, just a few days prior to our Class reunion this year, and I regret that it will be impossible for me to be with you. Wishing each of you success. Sincerely, L C. Enochs, Jr. Jackson, Miss., February 14, 1931. The Class of ' 11, I am exceedingly sorry that I shall not be able to attend the reunion, but owing to a pressing business engagement must beg to be excused. Am still happy and untethered by the entangling bonds of matrimony, and if our business continues to increase as up to date, will deem myself quite satisfied with life. Albert Green. February 16. 1931. Dear Classmates, When I left the walks of Millsaps, I thought that I was best fitted for the profes- sion of law. I practiced law for fifteen years with great success, but I was not satisfied, so I am now here, in what was once the jungles of Africa, as a Missionary, and am doing much towards the betterment of our black brothers. R. C. Berry. Bismark, North Dakota, February 14, 1931 Dear ( lass, I am enjoying a good law practice. I am in partnerhsip with my uncle. Still live in single blessedness. In the words of the immortal poet, I believe that ' " Tis better n bear those ills we have than fly to those we know not of. " I intend to go into politics this summer. Will run for constable of my heat. J. S. Sa ' age. New Orleans, La., January I, 1931. Dear Class of ' II, It will be, to my regret, impossible for me to present at the reunion this year. I have been incarcerated in the city Calaboose since the last suffragette demonstration here. Very sincerely, Mary Barrow Linfield. Berlin, Germany, May 30, 1931. Dear Class of ' I I , It IS impossible for me to be at the reunion, and, as I cannot be present myself, I am sending to each member of " Our Class " my latest book, " Faust as a Source of A nerican Literature. " It has met with great success and I have received an enormous royalty from it. Gluck Auf, Alice Myrtle Johnson. 39 g I I 3 BOB ISMEL i-ISII Junoville, Mars, June 1, 1931. Dear Class of ' II, An unfortunate collocation of circumstances will prevent my presence at the reunion this year. The masonry of my bridge across the Martian Canal needs immediate repair. Regretfully, J. W. HOLIFIELD. Soo Chow, China, June 2, 1931. Dear Class of ' 1 1 , The conference here has just closed, and I have had the delightful privilege of ap- pointing several old Millsaps men to their charges. The wcrk of the missicnaries here is now giving glarious results, and China W ' jl, m the near future, rank as one of the most powerful of the Christian nations. With best wishes, H. C. Henderson. Zilpha, Miss., June 3, 1931. Dear Class of ' 1 1, I am new a busy man, but I still enjoy life all the time. I am as optim stic as ever, and never get too busy to laugh and have fun. My maximum salary is five hundred dollars a year, and we are living in our own cottage home. John and Mabel are in school now and our prospects for the future are delightful. Excuse haste, my wife is calling me. ' ours for fun and success, R. J. Bingham. Belle Prairie, Miss., June 10, 1931. Dear Class of T I , After leaving Millsaps, I entered Texas A. and M. for the purpose of studying scientific farming. I am now farming in the azoo delta and have the best plantaticn in the county. My friends have forced me to enter politics, electing me to the office of Constable last election. With best wishes for all members of eleven, T. H. Phillips. Denver. Colo., June 1. 1931. Dear Class, Not being able to attend our reunion m September, I will write instead that you may know how fortune is serving me. After finishing my course in civil engineering at Georgia School of Technology. I began the practice of my profession here. I have met with success and have a number of large contracts before me. I have laced the problems of life alone, but so far while there ' s life there ' s hope. With best wishes, J. B. T.A LOR. Convent of St. Dominic, New Orleans, La., May 15, 1931. Dear Class of ' II, Since I last saw all of you I have chosen my vacation lor life. I have entered the Convent. I am a Sister ol the Order of St. Dominic. Although it is, of course, impos- sible for me to be at the class reunion, I would have you know that you are not forgotten. I shall ever remember each one of you with best wishes and prayers. Sincerely, Sr. Anesthesia, (Adele Cecelia Knowles.) 40 )g i I :5BOS 15MEL i IQII g - = Gulfport, Miss., June 5, 1931. Dear Class of ' 11, For the last twenty years I have been working as a photographer. My yearly in- come has often amounted to as much as three hundred dollars and I have supported my- self and family in comparative ease. Hoping to be with you all at the reunion, ours sincerely, Z. Ta ' iLOK. New Orlens, La., June 20, 1931. Dear Classmates, Since coming to the Crescent City I have been engaged in the pawn broker ' s bus- iness, and am glad to say that I have not missed my calling. I am not a poor man, — no, not necessarily so, — but I intend to wait a few years yet before taking on the added expense of a wife. I will probably be with you at the reunion. In the meantime, luck to each of you. Yours truly, S. F. Hart. Bachelors Club, Dale Ave., Davis, Oklahoma, June 8, 1931. Dear Class of ' II, Twenty years ago this very day we received our last kindness from the faculty of Millsaps; also their blessing with f erhaps more feeling than was customary. Bless their hearts! What patient people they were! For quite a number of years I have been the junior partner of a fairly successful law firm, and am enjoying life to the fullest. But the old fossils, loafing about in tl e club rooms here, aren ' t the fellows that the old time bunch were, who occupied Section I in 191 1. Here ' s hoping that I ' ll see each one of you at the reunion in September. ours for success, T. W. Lewis, Jr. August 8, 1931. Dear Class of ' 1 1 , I am sorry to say that it will be impossible for me to crme to the reunion this time. Things at the farm are in such a state that I cannot get off. The fact of the bus- iness is er — well, I ' m going to get married on the same day that we had set for the re- union. Yours for a bright future, S. E. Williamson. New York, N. Y.. September 10, 1931. Dear Classmates, Work in the slums of this city has demanded practically all of my time for the past two years, or I would have been with you the first of this month. I was indeed sorry to learn that this, our fourth reunion, had proved a failure for I fear we can hardly have another. The work here is absorbing and my success has been far greater than I had hoped for. I refer you to the current number of the " Atlantic iV:cnthly " for my latest article on its progress. Wishing for each of you unbounded success, I am still. Marguerite Park. i L ' T BOB 15 - EL - 1911 JSi iHillsaps Ca u Class. ' 10- ' 11 COLORS Black and White. MOTTO " Put your trust in God. my boys, but keep your powder dry. F G. Truly OFFICERS D. R. T. Ruff W. GULLEDGE ' ice-President Secretary i L ' BOBn5 - EL -l9ll - C Ruben Washington Gulledge, Lexington, Miss. " Who saps in verse rphat others sap in prose. " Rueben hails from Holmes Ccuntv, and 1 as formerly gone to school at Bellbuckle, and has also been a pedagogue. He is a fond lover of poetry and of one of the Grenada College facul- ty Galloway; First term circuit clerk; Secre- tary of class. Edgar Dade Gunning, Jackson, Miss. " We grant allho he had much wii, fie was verp shp of using it. " A graduate of Miss. A. M. Pedagogue. At present stenographer and clerk in the office of Attorney General. K. P., K. 5. i - ' BOB ISnEL i • 1911 -Si W Donald Dennis Hophins, Mize, Miss. " A vaerfn heart ina!(clh a cheerful counlcnance. " " Hep " hails from Sullivan ' s Hollow. Furni- ture drummer and member of the Farmer ' s Un- ion. First term Sheriff; Galloway. William GRAD ■ Horn, Bay Springs, Miss. " I he spirit indeed is D ' i7 ing, hut the flesh is n ' eal(. " He didn ' t miss a show nor a single recitation. Very timid. J ' ' BOB iSnEL i-l9ll JSf S) SUMMERFIELD LiMBAUGH HUDDLESTON, Bay Springs, Miss. " Studious of ease and fond of humble things. " Sacrificed his life for the sake of his friends. Says little. Thinks much. Unusually reticent. John Quincy Hunter, Union, Miss. " n ' an thai gUh and only art To speal( and purpose not. " Former student of A. M. Varsity Foot- ball team; Third term circuit Clerk. i A. i - ' BOB iSMEL - 191 Charles Edward Johnson. Batesville, Miss. " 1 h i inodcily is a candle lo thv merit. " A close student and a hard worker. Grad- uates in both Literature and Law. President of Sc-nior Literary class; Editor-in-Chief of Furplc and White; K. A. Joshua Marion Morse, Gulffort, Miss. " Have }iou no friends? I had, hut hv Cod ' s Messing I have not been bothered n ' iih them of late. " Can win more cases as a witness than as at- torney. Third term circuit Clerk; Galloway; !• A. - ' BOB 13MEL i-l9ll -3(! S ' David Thomas Ruff, Ackerman, Miss. " Hz read much. He mas a great observer and lie loulfs QuiU through the deeds of men. " A graduate of Millsaps, 08. Pedagogue; Second term judge; Vice-President of Class; Galloway; K. A.; i. Y. James Calvin Ross, Gulffort, Miss. " The man of nusdom is the man of )ears. " One of the best students in the class. Dry goodsman; Fourth term judge; Lamar; Wood- man, Pythian, Mason; II. K. A. i - ' " = BOBn5 -AEL i-l9ll John Byron Saxon, Waynesboro, Miss. " llianl( Cod I ' m as honest as am man ihat is (IS old and no honesier than I. " Married and settled down. Cunning and tricky. First term District Attorney; Mason. John Benton Tindall, Water Valley, Miss. " Mind iour speech a Utile, Let it mar vour fortunes. " B. A. of Univ. of Miss., ' 08. Pedagogue; First term judge; Law Editor for Dohashela; Lamar; K. 2-.; Woodman, Pythian; Mason. 48 i L ' ST BOB i5MEL i-l9ll J ■ t Adolph Edward Weinstein, Chaileslon, Miss. " Fur fouls rush in where angels fear lo ireacl. " Of ihe Hebrew faith. Flirt. Eloquent and windy. Varsity Baseball catcher; Lamar. Maurice Cilman Woods, Water Valley, Miss. " All is vanilv and vexation of spirit. " Father Oliver ' s stand-by. Railroad Clerk. Has already managed one damage case success- fully. Lamar. s BOB i5MEL -l9ll EvERETTE Geoffrey Truly, Marks, Miss. " S ic floats upon u of Ills ihoiighl. " A. former student of University and S. P. U. Has an open and frank countenance. St. Louis is his by-word. President of the class. K. i. PERC ' i A. Andrews, " Man niants but little lere bclon Nor wants that little long. " He came late and went early. K. i. . , — . .. ' a c:? c: qc:. - l .tOII t BOB 3A- EL i -1911 WILLIAM RANDOLPH SMITH. Jackson. Miss. " " would as lief he a dog and hag the moon as to he a polilician. " A business man, active and alert. Insurance Writer; Planter; Mason. WILLIAM THEODORE HAIR. Celar Creek. North Carolina. " None hut himself could he his parallel. " Machinest and Saw Mill man. Married and married again. Easy of approach. Hard to reproach. ROBERT CHARLES LEE. Jr.. Jackson. Miss. " His face is as fair as heaven when springing huds unfold. " Assistant Federal District Attorney. Former student of State University. A. ' I ' . FREDERICK S. YERGER. Jackson, Miss. " A still soliciting epe and such a tongue as I ' m glad I have not. " Insurance Writer and hence affable and discreet. First term District Attorney; K. A. S. R. WHITTEN, Jr.. Jackson. Miss. " Alas, the love of Woman, it is known To be a lovel]) and fearful thing. " Dainty and neat. Writes Life Insurance and spends his evenings in Jackson parlors. K. A. CURTIS TAYLOR GREEN, Chattanooga. Tenn. " Who mixed reason with pleasure and wisdom with mirth. " Has injured his bram by hard study. One of the vice-presidents of the Star laundry. K. A. MARCELLUS GREEN. Jr., Jackson, Miss. must be a borrower of the night for a dartf hour or twain. " " Bull " will make good because he has already begun to (y)earn the hard cash. He has been to quite a few institutions of learning in several states of the Union, University of Mississippi, U. M. I. and Sewanee in particular. A. ! ' . JAMES HARRIS DICKINSON. Denmark. Tenn. " Conceit in weakest bodies, strongest worl(s. " Married. Pedagogue ; Third term judge. Is Judge Whitfield ' s side partner, as all married men are. DAVID NEELY POWERS. Jackson, Miss. " Thy soul Was like a star and dwelt apart. " Former student and graduate of University, ' 1 0. His mind is still in Oxford. Assistant Superintendent of Education. . A. 0. S- I BOBnsnEL -IQII C I I J( HatD Class J istorp HOSE who are members of the Law department have not been associated together as long as the members of the Senior Class of the Literary de- partment. Nevertheless, there exists a feeling of fnendship and brotler- hood among the members of the class that will long be remembered. In fact it would be hard to forget some of the legal lights; Hair, for instance, with his extremely ruddy complexion cultivated by over-much blushing; or Reuben Gul- ledge who has developed an enormous intellect, if we are to judge from the size of his caranium — he only wears a seven and three quarter hat; or Brot! er Saxon, who sustained the loss of a limb in a saw mill accident, but who, his fellow students think, can by his superior head-work overbalance any injury he may have sustained; or Truly with hs ever-recurring smile; and by no means let me forget to mention the name of " Bull " Green, that all- ' round man speaking from a rounder ' s standpoint; and Hopkins, who, altho from Sullivan ' s Holloy, calm and unscarred, and in fact in good physical condition. Of the twenty-three members of the Law Class, 11, three are married men. and other twenty-three have been skidooed by the fairer sex; three came from other southern states, than our own, while Mississippi is anxious to get rid of the remaining twenty-three; three are insurance agents, and the other twenty-three are self-appointed skidoo ' s; three are stenographers, while the other twenty-three take great pride in the fact that they are someday to be dictators. There are in the class four college graduates, two of the L ni- versity, one of the A. M. and one from Millsaps. Besides the above mentioned insti- tutions, V. M. L, Sewanee, and Mississippi College have representatives in the class. The members of the present Law Class hail from states all the way from North Carolina to Louisiana. They have followed occupations all the way from driving oxen up to chauffeuring automobiles. A great number have been farmers, others school teachers, and others stenographers. The greatest number have been laboring assiduously to keep out of work. Amongst our classmates we find some of the handsomest and some of the uglist, some of the biggest sports and some of the untidiest in wearing apparel, some of the deepest thinkers and some of the shallowest brains, some of the greatest rounders and some of the most modest and moral of men, some of the most lax in the spending of their collateral and some who would skin a flea for its hide and tallow. We depart now from lectures and quises and enter the starv ' ing period. May we all endure it and come out all the more benefited by the fast. " Old Grimes is dead, that good old man. We ne ' er shall see him more. And Snodgrass too has crossed the creek And landed on the other shore. " It IS our business to resurrect them. g I I " S : BOB 5MEL i • 1911 £ ' ' g junior Class COLORS Blue and Gold. MOTTO " If there is no way we will make one. OFFICERS James Wesley Broom ...... President Edward Hammond Green ..... Vice-President Nellie Calhoun Dodds ...... Secretary Annie Bessie Whitson ...... Treasurer )g. I I I BOB ISAAEL -ISII C ' ' ' J( Junior Class BEASLEY, ANDREW JOSEPH Woodland. Miss. G. L. S. ; Chairman Y. M. C. A. BROOM, J.AMES WESLEY Daisy, Miss. G. L. S. ; Pres. Y. M. C. A.; Jun. Football; Pres. G. L. S. ; Ann.versarian, G. L. S. ; Representative, M. I. O. A. ; Honor Council. BUFKIN, DANIEL WEBSTER Barlow, Miss. Phi Delta; L. L. S. ; Bus. Mgr. Purple and While; Treas. ■. M. C. A.; Me.ii- ber Honor Council. CAMERON, DANIEL DEWITT .... Hattiesburg, Miss. Phi Delta; G. L. S. ; Varsity Football; Southern Debater; Honor Council. CLARK, GROVER CLEVELAND Eucutta, L iss Phi Delta; Crystal Springs Chautauqua; Varsity Football; Anniversarian L. L. S. CLARK, WILLIAM SIM Eucutta, Miss. L. L. S. ; Treas. L. L. S. COOPER, MANLEY WARD Eupora, Miss. L. L. S. Football. DODDS, NELLIE CALHOUN Asylum, Miss. Kappa Mu. DORMAN, WILLIAM MOOD ' Itta Bena, Miss. Pi Kappa Alpha. GREEN. EDWARD HAMMOND JacLson, Miss. Kappa Sigma; Jun. Football; L. L. S. HONEYCUTT, MALICA LEV ADA . . . . Downsville, Miss. KIRKLAND, LYONEL CLAYTON .... Ellisville, Miss. L. L. S. ; Pi Kappa Alpha; ' Varsity Football; Mgr. Basketball Team. i — ■ ■ — BOB 15MEL i 1911 LEWIS. WILIJ RD LESTER Woodland. Mi?s. Junior Football Team; G. L. S. LOTT. THOMAS EDISON K.lmichael, Miss. Kappa Sigma ; G. L. S. Mil CHELL. JOHN HENDRIX .... Water Valley, Miss. Junior Football Feam; G. L. S. MORRIS, JOE HENR ' Jackson. Miss. Kappa Sigma; Footljall. PEETS, RANDOLPH DILLON Wesson, Miss. L. L. S. ; Phi Delta; Assistant Bus. Mgr. of Purple and IVIuk; Hendrix College Debater. RAINES ' , OSCAR J Jackson, Miss. Kappa Sigma; L. L. S. SMITH. FREDERICK BROUGHER .... Blue Mt., Miss. Pill Delta; Junior Football; L. L. S. ; Commencement Debater L. L. S. STEEN, ROBERT ERNST Florence, Miss. Vice-President " l ' . M. C. A.; L. L. S. ; Anniversary Orator L. L. S. TAYLOR, SWEPSON SMITH Jackson, Miss. Kappa Alpha ; L. L. S. THOMAS, WILLIAM NATHANIEL .... Jackson. Miss. President Founder ' s Hall Club; Phi Delta; G. L. S. THOMPSON, FULTON Jackson, Miss. Kappa Sigma; Social Editor of Purple and li kite: G. L. S. WHirSON, ANNIE BESSIE Jackson, Mi.ss. Phi Zeta. 56 BOBnSMELn • I9II - IBOB ISMELri- 1911 -3i Suntor Class i|istorp ]HE history of the Junior Class is a long procession of remarkable achieve- ments and successes. The record of this class is exceedingly gratifying to parents, members of the Faculty, and to the class itself. No doubt these brilliant records have been used as illustrations of the splendid work re- quired of Millsaps students; however, we hope that one will not loose sight of the fact that this is distinctly the individual record ot the class of ' 12. In 1908, sixty timid Freshmen assembled, each ready to try his fate as a college man. The tree of knowledge seemed to have been shaken in our midst, and with amazing rapidity did we collect the fruit. With proud heads did we pass over Trig, and Analyt. as if they were mere trifles scarcely demanding an anxious thought. Now a few are pursuing the study of Calculus with more than ordinary success. In Latin our transla- tions have easily rivalled those of our friends. Hinds and Noble. In Chemistry we have baffled Dr. Sullivan in finding a suitable name for some of the newly discovered sub- stances. Surely no one would be so heartless as to accuse the Juniors of being " short ' along the line of contributions to the College, for we certainly have taken an extraordinary number of Special Exams. For two consecutive years we have won the Football Championship; also on the Varsity teams the class of ' 1 2 has always had a larger number of representatives than any other class. The two best Athletes in the College last years were 1912 men. Athletics is by no means our only fort, for we enjoy the distinction of being the first class for many years to send a man as M. I. O. A. representative in his Junior year. When one wishes to hear a good speech, instead of buying a ticket to hear some prominent speaker from a distant state, one simply goes to the Millsaps Literary Society Halls where a Junior is going to speak, for the Juniors have always been foremost as orators and as debaters. We are proud to say that our class has produced some of the most successful officer? of the Purple and White staff, especially along the hne of Business Managers. On the Bobashela Staff our men have been at the forefront, acting with their chara cteristics en- thusiasm. As for the Y. M. C. A., we have as many true Christian workers as any class can boast. With this brilliant record already made, now that we are about to enter that much dreamed-of realm of Seniordom, may our future accomplishments even excell our past and equal that of our predecessors! " Let not the illusion of thy senses Betray thee to deadly olfenses. Be strong! Be brave! Be true! " N. C. D. — Historian. S- ' ■sr = BOB 1SMELri-l9ll J3( S) opi)omore Class COLORS Red and White. MOTTO " Nil sophomoribus ardui est. OFFICERS Leonidas Willing Ramsey Miss Hortense Smith . Miss Janie Ljnfield . Samuel Benjamin I ampto n President Vice-President Secretary Treasurer ' 7 BOB i5 - EL i • 1911 J t Si opi)oinore Claoig ADAMS. MOUNGER FAVRE . L. L. S. BALEY. SALLIE WHITFIELD Phi Zeta. BERAUD, PAUL DESIRE .... Pi Kappa Alpha. BOSWELL, HARR ' HARMON . Kappa Alpha ; Special Reporter Purple and White BURNS, WALLACE COLE .... Kappa Sigma. CAIN, WILLIAM MELVIN G. L. S. CHICHESTER, ROBERT ROBB . Kappa Sigma ; G. L. S. ; Varsity Football. FAIRLEY, KENNETH W Kappa Sigma ; L. L. S. ; Baseball. GALLOWAY, HERVEY LEAVELL HARKEY, SWEPSON FLEETWOOD Phi Delta; Varsity Fooball; L. L. S. HOWARD, ROSA BONHEUR HUDDLESTON, GEORGE BEAMAN Kappa Sigma; G. L. S. IRVING, CLYDE DAVIS .... Kappa Alpha ; Varsity Baseball. JOLLY, RICHARD IRVING . . . . L. L. S. LAMPTON. SAMUEL BENJAMIN Pi Kappa Alpha; G. L. S. Lumberton, Miss. Jackson, liss. Lafayette, La. Kosciusko, Miss. L. L. S. ; Prep. Football. Brandon, Miss. Deal Lake, Miss. Edwards, Miss. Hazelhurst, Miss. Jackson, Miss. Tupelo, Miss Jackson, Miss Jackson, Miss Weir, Miss. Newton, Miss. Tylertown, Miss. - ' BOB MEL - 1911 JSi LINFIELD. JANIE BARROW Phi Zeta. LESTER, HERBERT HAMILTON . LIVINGSTON, EDWARD MARTIN Phi Delta; L. L. S. ; Freshman Football. LOGUE, ULLEN FRANCIS , MONTGOMERY, WILLIAN BATTLES L. L. S. ; Member of Honor Council. MOORE, GEORGE HIGHER . MORSE, WILLIAM EUGENE . Phi Delta; Varsity Football; G. L. S. RAMSEY. LEONIDAS WILLING Hazelhurst, Miss. Jackson, Miss. Louisville, Miss. Jackson, Miss. Pontotoc, Miss. Jackson, Miss. Jackson, Miss. Hazelhurst, Miss. Baseball Manager; Kappa Sigma; Art Editor Bobashela, 191 1 ; L. L. S. ; Mid- Session Debater L. L. S. ; Social Editor Purple and White, 3 months. REYNOLDS, OMAR MARION . G. L. S. ROOK, JAMES BENJAMIN LOUIS . G. L. S. ; Prep. Football. RUSH, BENJAMIN CLARENCE . Phi Kappa Alpha; Varsity Bosketball; G. L. S. SCOTT, FRANK TOMKEYS . Taylorsville, Miss. Tyro, Miss. Mississippi City, Miss. Jackson, Miss. Pi Kappa Alpha; Local Editor Purple and While; L. L. S. ; Mid-Session Debater for L. L. S. ; Patriots-day Orator. SMITH, LUCY HORTENSE STUART, TIP NEWTON L. L. S. WEILENMAN, RICHARD . Kappa Alpha. Jackson, Miss. Morton, Miss. Sha Mi; WROTEN, JAMES DANSEY Boonevilie. Mi: Phi Delta; G. L. S. ; Assistant Business Manager Bobashela. } g. i ' BOB SnEL -ISII C ' I I J( 11 ' 3 BOB iSMEL • 1911 C ' i ' i)i6torp of tf)f Class of 1913 To the careful student of history it may seem unnecessary to deal at length with the isolated Esquimos or with the unsociable inhabitants of Thibet, for these people will probably never play an important part in the history of the world. But when there is gathered together in one body so much knowledge, so much physical prowess, so much beauty, and so much ability-in-general as assembled m the Freshman section on Septem- ber 29,. 1909, — " the world should listen then — as I am listening now. " Allow us, therefore, gentle reader, to pour into the expectant auricular orifice of the universe a brief account of our name and fame. Pursued through the dark and devious ways of the classics by the demon T. A. and his troop of attendant spirits, we found our own speed insufficient to outstrip the monster, and hence prayed to those patron saints of college men. Hinds and Noble, for quick re- lief. In exchange for our prayers and sundry denarii they sent a shipment of ponies to our aid — and we rode with safety and ease through the domains of Anabasis, Homer, Cicero, and Virgil, and many another old Greek buck and Roman worthy. To relate further deeds of prowees would be but " wasteful and ridiculous excess, " especially when we have already filled the small amount of space allotted by the Bobashela Board. We have but begun, and we leave to future historians the task of recording our achievements in adequate fashion and abundant space. With Ulysses, we may call our classmates to press forward, reminding them that, " Some work of noble note, may yet be done. Not unbecoming men that strove with Gods. The Histori.an. 64 - BOB 13MEL • 1311 ColUgt crnt5 6S i St - — I - BOBn5MEL i-l£)ll 0 ' ' Jfresljman Class COLORS Green and ello MOTTO ' Great trees from little acrons grow. OFFICERS S. I.. CROCK.ETT P. F. Daniel N. F. West J W, Welsh President Vice-President Secretary Treasurer - ' r BOB iSMEL i- 1911 JSi r jfresftman Class ADAMS, JESSE HUNT .... Football. ARD, JOHN REDDING MATTHEWS ARMSTRONG, JESSE CADE . BARRIER, LENARD PAUL . Kappa Sigma ; G. L. S. ; Prep. Football. BARRINGTON, ERNEST ELLISON . BELL, HENRY MARVIN BOGGAN, JOHN BOYKIN, SOLOMON RELOPHARD G. L. S. BRADFORD, EMMA LUCILE Phi Zeta. BFIANTON, J. E BURKS, BUDFORD SINGLETON Kappa Sigma. BURKS, RUTHERFORD BERNARD . BYRD, JOE WEBSTER .... G. L. S. CABELL, CHARLES FRANCIS Kappa Sigma. CLARK, DANIEL ANANIAS . Pi Kappa Alpha ; Football. CLIFFORD, VICTOR GRANBERRY . Phi Deha; Varsity Football L. L. S. COLMER, WILLIAM MEYERS Pi Kappa Alpha; Business Manager of Purple S. ; Football; Member of Honor Council. COOPER, THOMAS MELVIN CRISLER, CHARLES WEEMS L. L. S. CRISLER, J. D Ripley, Miss. Brookhaven, Miss. Vaiden, Miss. Rolling Fork, Miss. Centerville, Miss. Braxton, Miss. D ' lo Miss. Puckett, Miss. Jackson, Miss. Jackson, Miss. Bedford City, Va. Booneville, Miss. Florence, Miss . Boiling Green, Ky. Laurel, Miss. Zazoo City, Miss. Gulfport, Miss. and While; Track Manager L. L. Jackson, Miss. Jackson, Miss. CROCKETT, SERVETUS LOVE G. L. S. Jackson, Miss. Tyro, Miss. S- ' §r BOB SMEL i- 19111 _S« CURTIS, R. G. DANIEL, PAUL FOSTER G. L. S. DAVIS, ERNEST JEFFERSON Varsity Football. FLURRY ' , JOHN ERVIN . G. L. S. FOSTER, BENJAMIN FRANKLIN . GARRAWA ' i ' , AURELIUS WEST . Phi Delta; G. L. S. ; Football. HARKED ' , WELTON TROY Phi Delta; L. L. S. HARMON, NOLAN BAILED ' . Kappa Sigma; G. L. S. ; Football. HENDERSON, BESSIE LEE . Phi Zeta. HONE ' CUTT, JULIAN BERNARD L. L. S. HOWE, DONALD WITTEN . G. L. S. HUNTINGTON, JOHN WILLIAN . L. L. S. LASSITER, HARR ' TRELAND . Pi Kappa Alpha. LEWIS, FLORA BROAD . Phi Zeta. MAGEE, HUGH FAIRLY ' G. L. S. MOSS, AUSTIN NOLAN G. L. S. McGEE, FRANK HOWARD . L, L. S. McGEHEE, STELLA GALLOWAY . Phi Zeta. NEVILLE, EDWARD McDOW Kappa Alpha. OWEN, ARCH ' McGEHEE . Kappa Sigma. Tyro, Misi. Bay St. Loms, Miss. New Albany, Miss. Jackson, Miss. Jackson, Miss. Bassfield. Miss. Harpersville, Miss. Philadelphia, Miss. Baysville, La. Downsville, Miss. Jackson, Miss. Pontotoc, Miss. McHenry, Miss. Jackson, Miss. Jackson. N ' iss. Ackerman, Miss. Jackson, Miss. Jackson, Miss. Gulfport, Miss. Jackson, Miss. 68 g I I :3 BOB iSMELn-ISII g § PHILLIPS, JOHN FRYER Belle Prame, Miss. Kappa Alpha. REED, JAMES EARNEST Chester, Miss. Varsity Football ; G. L. S. ROBERTS, RAMSEY ' WHARTON Jackson, Miss. Kappa Alpha. ROGERS, H. EARNEST GRAHAM .... New Albany, Miss. Kappa Alpha. ROGILLIO, NETTIE Gloster, Miss Kappa Mu. RUSSELL, FLAVE J Puckett, Miss. G. L. S. SAVAGE, DAVID JACKSON Mathiston, M.ss. G. L. S. SELB ' , HENRY COOK Moss Point, Miss. L. L. S. ; Football. SESSIONS, VALENTINE HUNTER .... Jackson, Miss. SHELL, OLIVER ENOCHS Okolona, Miss. G. L. S. STEEN, BIRDIE GREY Jackson, Miss. Phi Zeta. STERLING. ROBERT LEE Gloster, Miss. L. L. S. ; Mid-Session Debater L. L. S. SUMMER, ECKFORD LUTHER Meridian, Miss. Phi Delta ; L. L. S. TRICE, THOMAS EDWIN Tupelo, Miss. Kappa Alpha ; Football. WARD, JAMES N Edwards, Miss. WASSON, JAMES CARL ' LE Ethel, Miss. G. L. S. ; Football. WELSH, JAMES WOODWARD Philadelphia, Miss. Kappa Alpha. WEST, NOLAN FREDERICK Sardis, Miss. Kappa Sigma; Varsity Football. WILSON, HOMER FLOWERS Bogue Chitto, Miss. L. L. S. 69 g I I BOB 15MEL i • I9II e ' ' g i J istorp of tl)r Class of 1914 The 29th of September, 1910, marked the beginning of a new era for Millsaps, for on that day there gathered from the four corners of the earth the greatest Freshman class that Millsaps has even known, a class noted not only for their learnmg, but also for their looks. After the T. A. ' s were paid for, each member, although broke utterly and com- pletely, felt his responsibility and settled down in earnest. Some became great French scholars, others were remarkable in Trigonometry, while in Bible with Cain and Daniel and a host of ministerial students, we were wonders. When exams came all felt ready to go in and make hundreds more or less, but after they were over, some were busted, some were disgusted, and others quit the class. As a whole this wonderful class came out well, although they were humiliated to know that on the catalog exam some of their number had failed. In athletics the standard was not lowered, and great things are expected from the class in this respect in the years to come. And now the Freshman year is over ! How wise we feel ! How proud of what we have accomplished, and how anxious and how eager to win greater victories next year! We are no longer green; we feel sure of ourselves now; we shall succeed. And when the next three years are over the deeds of the class of 1914 will go down in history as an honor, a credit, and a glory to Millsaps. S. G. M. — Historian. BOB 15MEL i • 1911 JSt O) " - i L ' ' BOB SMEL 1911 - prrial tutirnts HENDERSON, WALTER FORD Kappa Alpha. HINDS, STANLEY ' ROBBINS Kappa Alpha. McDOWEEL, CHARLES WILSON McLAURIN. JULIUS AUGUSTUS . OFFUTT, BARR ' ROSEBERR ' OFFUTT, COLVIN PATTERSON PHILLIPS, LEVI ARCHIE . Kappa Alpha. VARDMAN, JAMES KIMBALL, Jr. Kappa Alpha. Rayville, La. Tupelo, Miss. Jackson, Miss. Jackson, Miss. Jackson, Miss. Jackson, Miss. 5ooneville, Miss. Jackson, Miss. 3L ' " BOB 1 SnEL • 1911 OfE] Co=eti aaoU Emma Lucile Bradford Sallie Whitfield Baley Courtenay Clingan Nellie Calhoun Dodds Bessie Lee Henderson Malica Lavada Honeycutt Alice Myrtle Johnson Adele Cecilia Knowles Janie Barrow Linfield Mary Barrow Linfield Flora Broad Lewis Elinor Thacher Lewis Stella Galloway McGehee Barry Offutt Colvin Offutt Marguerite Chadwick Park Nellie Rogillio Lucy Hortense Smith Berta Grey Steen Annie Bessie Whitson 73 S- ' r BOB 15MELfl-l9ll " Ci)irti i3nparatorp Class Eoll APPLEV H1TF., RAYMOND BAILED ' , MARTIN JASPER Varsity Football; P. L. S, BURNS, WALTER SCOTT P. L. S. CAIN, JOHN BUFORD P. L. S. CAMPBELL, ROBERT NEWTON CLARK, CL DE COLUMBUS P. L. S. COOK, WILLIAM VINCENT GOTTEN, LEON HARRIS DECELL, WILLIAM WHEAT FEEDER, OLIVER WENDELL HOLMES . P. L. S. GALLOWAY ' , CHARLES GARNER, DANIEL AMBROSE, Jr GATLIN, HENR ' GRAD ' GILMORE, SAMUEL HUGH P. L. S. ; President 3rd. Term: Member of the Honor Council HARRIS, JASPER GREENE HONE ' CUTT, MARTIN HINDS HOWARD, ORVILLE HULVATUS . . . . JONES, CHARLTON Football. JONES, HAMILTON C JONES, JESSE FRED, Jr P. L. S. ; President 1st. Term; Football. KEISTER, McFAELTEN P. L. S. LEWIS, MISS ELINOR THATCHER . . . . Phi Zeta. Vaiden, Miss. Jackson, Miss. New Orleans, La. Dead Lake, Miss. Jackson, Miss. Lyman, Miss. Bovina, Miss. Jackson, Miss. Bowerton, Miss. Holmesville, Miss. Jackson, Miss. Jackson, Miss. Natalbairy, La. Lena, Miss. Harrisville, Miss. Jackson, Miss. Jackson, Miss. Jackson, Miss. Jackson, Miss. Inverness, Miss. Pinola, Miss. Jackson, Miss. i - ' r BOB 1 5MEL 1 • 1911 - a LOWRY, THOMAS LOWRY . P. L. S. LLOYD, SAMUEL THAMES MILLICAN. ROBERT EDWARD . Foolball. NORWOOD, STANLEY ATKINSON . OWEN, WILLIE MARVIN . Track. PERLIN, PHILIP .... RYAN, JEREMIAH LOUIS . SAMPLE, SAMUEL EDMOND . SCUDDER, WALTER HOWARD, Jr. SELBY, ROBERT . . . . L. L. S. SMITH, DUDLEY .... TUCKER, ALDINE STEVENS . TUCKER, KEIFFER GASKELL TUCKER, LESTER ALEXANDER . TYNES, ROY .... L. L. S. WITT, LYNN ELBERT . G. L. S. Houston, Miss. Carrolton, Miss. Jackson, Miss. Bobo, Miss. Woodland, Miss. Jackson, Miss, Jackson, Miss Ebenezer, Miss Mayersville, P .iss Russelville, Miss Jackson, Miss. Carey, Miss. Carey, Miss. Carey, Miss. Gloster, Miss. Sumrall, Miss. i ' - BOB 15nEL i-l9llt -3 " fconti Prrparatorj) Class Eoll BELEW, JOE HUNTER .... BINGHAM, THOMAS FREDERICK P. L. S. BREWER, JACK WHITE L. L. S. ; President P. L. S. 4th. Term. CLARK, THOMAS PHELAN . DENSON. JOHN MACK EDWARDS, ROBERT CLEVELAND President P. L. S., 2nd Term; Prep. Meda GRAHAM, CHARLES MILLER . Varsity Football; P. L. S. HILL, ALLEN SCOTT .... HOTTON, ARTHUR DIXON LOGUE, AUGUSTUS .... MIDDLETON, ARTHUR . MORRISON, PAUL .... McKIE, RA ' REGAN, CLEVELAND P. L. S. RUSSELL, JOHN WILL G. L. S. Jackson, Miss. Bellefontaine, ; ' is=. Black Hawk, Miss. Rara Avis, Miss. Jackson, Miss. Glancy, Miss. Meridian, Miss. Byhalia, Miss, Jackson, Miss Jackson, Miss, Pocahontas, Kiiss Heidelberg, Miss Tyro, Miss McComb, Miss McHenry, Miss. 76 i ' ' r BOB i5 - EL • 1911 - C " Jfirst preparatory Class Eoll ACRE, NELSON BROWN BAKER, GEORGE A. . . . BARROW, CARL VIVIAN BURKE, EARNEST ALEXANDER BUTLER, RUFUS EDGAR . Football. DOUGHTIE, LOU IS .... EVERTS, HAROLD DENNBOUGH FERGUSON, BENJAMIN FRANKLIN FLETCHER, EARNEST . FR SER, FABIAN .... HARDEN, WALTER BENTON . HEFLIN, JOHN LESLIE . Football. HICKS, IRL DOUGLAS . P. L. S. HOBBS. WM. ELMER . LAUDERDALE, GILES LAWRENCE P. L. S. MONROE, HAROLD . MOONEY, DAN .... P. L. S. McELVEN, CLINTON NEWTON, WILLIAM HOUSTON P. L. S. PHILLIPS, WILLIAM THOMAS P. L. S. PRICE, RALPH LAKE . SARGENT, SAMUEL STEGALL . P. L. S. SIMMONS, WM. EDWIN . SPINKS, RALEIGH JOE P. L. S. WHITSON, EDWARD LEWIS WHITSON, EDWIN PIERCE . P. L. S. WILKINSON, FRED Jackson, Miss. Myrtle, Miss. . Jackson, Miss. Braxton, Miss. Knoxville, Miss. Girard, La. Ridgeland, Miss. Patrick, Miss. Jackson, Miss. Mendenhall, Miss. Pontotoc, Miss. Bellefontaine, Miss. Benton, Miss. Crystal Springs, Jackson, Glendora, Collins, Tylertown, Miss. Dwiggins, Miss. Ratlifl, Miss. Jackson, Greenwood Springs, Magnolia, Dalwell, Jackson, Jackson, Gloster, Miss. 77 g, I I BOB i MEL i • 1911 C " ' ' ( Ct)e ilo jr torp in ' s Sturdy Sammie Simpson sought sweet Sallie Steven ' s society so solicitiously, several social societies severally said sententiously, " Sallie ' s surely secured Sammie! Sallie ' s Sam- mie ' s sweetheart! Sammie ' s Sallie ' s slave! Society shall soon see something startlmg! " Saturday Sallie sat sewing steadily, singing softly. Suddenly seeing Sammie ' s shadow, she seized scissors, snipped savagely, still singing softly. Sammie said slyly: " Sweetheart, sing Sammie something sadly sweet. " Sallie started, seeming surprised, saying, " Sammie Simpson, stop saying such silly stuff, spoony sentiments sound softly; say something sensible. " So Sammie straightway said, " Sweetest Sallie set sometime soon. " Sallie serenely said, " Say Sunday. " " Surely, surely, " shouted Sammie, supremely satisfied. Sequel. — Sammie Simpson safely secured: Sallie Stevens settled: Sammie ' s suited. Society ' s satisfied. " Bulletin. " 78 3- ' r BOB ISnEL • 1911 f I I -3 BOBnsnEL i-l9ll (2:. - L_.W1_J I_J L_._I, l .l CoUtse Ce.vifon Advice. — A newly discovered remedy for blues, and faintness of the heart. — A free sample can be had by callmg upon any Co-ed. Busted. — A semi-annual epidemic which is very contagious. The only preventative IS late hours diluted with ordinary " horse sense. " The only cure is a three dollar Special. For directions see Dr. Swartz. Biscuit. — A very effective element of warfare. It is essentially a hard chemical product used as a substitute for shrapnel. — See Dormitory analysis. Bee. — An animal charged with electricity. He is the only animal known to possess a hot tail. c College. — A whitewash factory where wild unbroken human animals come to be whitewashed, and taught how to act like white-folks. D Diploma. — A signboard used to deceive fools. E Energy. — A physical property altogether unknown to the majority of Millsaps students. F Freshmen. — A band of unbranded mavericks from the Amazon Valley. — See Barclay ' s " Pre-historic Man. " Founder ' s Hall- — An ellemosynary institution for the satislying of hunger by the in- ternal application of " grits and gravy. " Head-quarters for Jackson Mosquito Associa- tion. G Grits and Gravy. — A mixture of bird-seed and a substance unknown to all Chemists, served in the mess-hall. Gall. — A concentrated fcrm of Favre Adams and Cook Selby. H Hard-Up. — The condition in which Millsaps boys find themselves just after the Slate Fair and Special Exams. I Inferno. — A winter resort. For further information see any A. B. Student. J Joy. — An ethereal feeling within a Freshman ' s breast when a Co-ed smiles at him. K Ku-Klux-Klan. — A band of min ' sterial students formerly organized for the purpose of keeping the owls away from Dr. Swartz ' s hen-house. L Life. — The only thing that a student is allowed to possess during an Examination. Laziness. — A form of tuberculosis which has proved very disastrous to Millsaps Students. )g I ' ' 3 BOBnSMEL i • 1911 g " ' ' J( M Meat. — Alias " Bull Neck, " a producl unknown to Millsaps Campus. N Nickle. — A coin very much coveted by babies, street-car conductors, and Millsaps boys. Onion. — A species of vegetables very much related to t he " skunk. " It is sometimes used as a substitute for high class perfumery. P Plenty. — Something never uttered at the Dormitory table. Q Quinine. — A never fail corn-cure, patented by Millsaps Science Club. R Report. — An out-pouring of insults forced upon the students quarterly by the faculty. Relay-race. — A four-cornered piece of amusement furnished by Drs. Sullivan, Kern, Noble, and Burton. State Fair. — A series of skin games held annually for the purpose of catching suckers. Science Club. — An organization whose sole objects are to learn to eat fire, to run street cars down rays of light, and to capture the hook-worm in order to make it a prof- itable business. Tennis Association. — An organization composed of tender-foots. Their emblem IS a strip of yellow six inches broad running parallel with their back-bone. U Unfair. — The defeated team ' s plea. V Valentine. — Little tokens of love and encouragement sent to the bachelor members of the faculty by the Co-eds. X Xams. — Frightful examples of the faculty ' s abuse of students. Y Yaps. — Alias " Preps, " sections 13, 14, 15 16. Zip Zip. — A brownish, sticky, half-way-between-a-sour-and-sweet-tasting substance, used only as a last resort to keep from starving. i - " ' " 3 BOBnSMEL • I9II -S ; " 82 Xiterarip Societiee S- BOB SMEL -IQII J i " iLamar iLiterar ocirtp OFFICERS PRESIDENTS FIRST TERM SECOND TERM THIRD TERM FOURTH TERM Holifield, J. W. Cogg.n, W. C. Bingham, R. J. Green, A. A.. Jr. VICE-PRESIDENTS Green, A. A., Jr. Smith, F. B. Livingston, E. M. Clark, G. C. SECRETARIES Montgomery, W. B . Godbold, J. E. Sterling, R. F. Scott. F. T. TREASURERS Clark, W. S. Clark, W. S. Adams, M. F. Adams. M. F. Coggin, W. C. Clark. G. C. Steen, R. E. Collins. F. B. Green, E. H.] and j Smith. F. B. J Sterling. R. L. and Scott, F. T. Peets, R. D. Adams, M. F. Berry, R. C. Bingham, R. J. Boswell, H. H. Bufkin, D. W. Crisler. C. W. Clark, G. C. Clark. W. S. Coggin, W. C. Colmer, W. M. Collins, F. B. Cooper, M. W. Clifford, V. G. Green. A. A., Jr Green, E. H. CENSORS cswell, H. H. IVontgomery. W. B. Colmer, W. M. SPEAKERS MEMBERS Godbold, J. F. Fluntington, J. W. Harkey. S. F. Harkev. W. T. Flobbs, W. E. Honneycutt, J. B. Holifield. J. W. Jolly. R. I. lohnson, C. E. Kirkland, L. C. Livingston, E. M. McGee. F. H. Montgomery, W. D. Peets. R. b. Rainev. O. J. Ross. J. C. Anniversarian Anniversary Orator Millsaps-Southern Debater Commencement Debaters Mid-Session Debaters Millsaps-Hendrix Debater Steen. R. E. Selbv, H. C. Selby, R. E. Savage, J. S. Scott, F. T. Smith. F. B. Stuart, N. T. Summer, E. L. 7 aylor. S. S. Tindall. Ben. Taylor. J. B. Tynes, R. Wilson. H. F. Weinstein. .A. E. Woods. M. C. 84 L- BOB i5MEL i • 1911 -3« " aamar tittrar); acirti; 85 X S- BOB ISMEL ' 1911 j __. " l_.V_ L_.fl_; VI_L_Il I M Ci)c Hamar Hittrarp orirtp In drawing the distinction between knowledge and wisdom, Tennyson has said that wisdom IS apphed knowledge. The Lamar Literary Society has ever striven to develop this power in its men. How well the society has succeeded in this great work is made manifest when we glance back over her past history. For the last six or seven years one of her men has been called upon to uphold the Purple and While Banner at the State Oratorical Contest. The faculty has likewise looked to her for a majority of the repre- sentatives to the various Chautauquas. The past has indeed been a glorious success, yet it seems that as the society grows older its value increases, and when the history of 1910-11 is written, it will be seen that this year has far eclipsed all former records. Its meetings have been regular, the atten- dance good, the enthusiasm high, and the work, on the whole, has been the best in the his- tory of the society. The members have realized as never before the meaning of the motto, " nulla palma sine labore, " and they ha e slri en to uphold this motto with an energy. and with a vigor, unparallelled in the histoiy of the society. With a record such as this, with a number of strong men in the society at present, and with the debaters and declaimers who will enter cur ranks in alter years, the me.Tibers of this society have no fear for the future. Indications point to continued success; and no one doubts that any single factor will be more conspicuous in making the future history of Millsaps College memorable, than the work of the Lamar Literary Society. H. H. BOSWELL. • 3. 86 )g I ' :3 BOB i5MEL i ■ lail C ' ' ' ( !3mor laiutumnuQ ' 1 was thrcugh a wooded, flowered vale, Where leaves of Autumn scattered lie; Or, tossing, frolic with the gale. We idly strolled, my love and I. Her cheeks were rosy as the West, Her eyes were bluer than the sky ; Her smile a witch ' s charms possessed; O, we were glad, my love and I ! I long had loved, but ne ' er could tell. Beyond a love-look or a sigh; Her simple smiles which seemed to spell " We ' re only friends " — my love and I. But on this golden Autumn day. When every zephyr whispered, " Try! " Resolved, I was to quit delay — So while we wandered, my love and I, In tender tones I pleaded long — I saw the love-hght in her eye ; O, fortune fair our lives prolong To bless that day, my love and I ! Otis White. ' 3- ' BOB 15MELn ■ 101 ( allotoap iliterarp octttp Founded, October 8, 1892. MOTTO " Know thy opportunity. OFFICERS PRESIDENTS FIRST TERM SECOND TERM THIRD TERM . . FOURTH TERM Williamson, S. E. Henderson, H. C. Zung, M. U. Broom, J. W. VICE-PRESIDENTS {itchell, J. H. Broom, J. W. Thomas, W. N. Cameron. D. D. SECRETARIES L.ott, T. E. Zung, M. U. Reed, J. E. Worten. J. D. TREASURERS Burks, R. B. Burks, R. B. Huddleston, G. W. Huddleston, G. v. SERGEANTS-AT-ARMS 1 ompton, S. B. Caine. •. . M. Burks, R. B. Henderson, H. C. J. W. Broom Fulton Thompson D. D. Cameron J. D. Wroten 1 and , W. N. Thomas) H. C. Henderson] and [ T. E. Lott J S. E. Williamson Beasley, A. J. Broom, J. W. Burks, R. B. Boykin, S. R. Hyrd, J. E. Barrier, L. E. Cameron, D. D. Clark, T. P. Cain, C. E. Cain, W. M. Chichester, R. R. Crockett, S. L. Daniel, P. F. Flurry, J. E. SPEAKERS Anniversarian Armiversary Orator Millsaps-Southern University Debater MEMBERS Gulledge, R. W. Carraway, A. R. Henderson, W. F. Henderson, H. C. Harmon, N. B. Hopkins, D. D. Howe, D. W. Lott, T. E. Lampton, S. B. Morse, J. M. Morse, W. E. Mitchell, J. H. Moss, A. M. Magee, H. F. Reed, J. E. Commencement Debaters Mid-Session Debaters Millsaps-Hendrix College Debater Rush, B. C. Rook, J. B. L. Reynolds, O. M. Ruff, D. T. Russell, W. L. Shell, O. H. Savage, D. J. Thomas, W. N. Thompson, F. Tucker, W. S. Wroten, J. D. Witt. L. E. Williamson, S. E Zung, M. U. 88 S- BOB iSMEL • 1911 ■iBallottiinj llitrrarv Socirij g. I ' BOB SnEL -IQII C ' I J( allo Daj) 2.itcrarj) ocirtj? The Galloway Literary Society was organized in November, 1892, which gives it a history almost as old as the College itself. The picture of the late Bishop Galloway, which adorns our walls, together with our motto, " Known thy opportunity, " are in- delibly stamped on the minds of our members, and inspire them to higher and to nobler achievements. Whenever our men have locked horns with the representatives of our sister Society, I amar, and with other colleges, we have won our share of the honors. For six successive years the Faculty selected a Galloway man to represent the college in the M. I. O. .A. F.ach of these contestants won first place, thus reflecting credit upon the society, and add- ing fame to our much beloved institution. Two of the six captured the medal of the Inter- state Oratorical Associaticn. The contestant fcr this year, J. W. Broom, is also a Galloway man. We would not have the public lose sight of the fact that our Society is one of the greatest political bodies on the face of the globe. X ' ithm our walls are manipulated political schemes and combines that would cause the Mississippi Legislature to sit up and take notice. But when the last election for the year is over, and the smoke of battle has cleared away, it is then we pray, " Father, forgne our politics as we forgive those who politic against us. " When we dip into the future as far as human eye can see, there appears before us slill greater possibilities. When our men have gone out into the world to take their place in church and state, it is there thai we expect to achieve our greatest success, and count for the most in life. A. J. Beaslev. ' 12. 9(1 i ' BOB 15MEL • 1911 Vj ' ' ? ' !L! " ? ' College Scents s_ T = BOBnSMEL i- 1911 = - ( " S) Prentiss ilitcrarp ocicti) OFFICERS PRESIDENTS FIRST TERM SECOND TERM THIRD TERM FOURTH TERM Jones, J. F. Edwards, R. C. Gilnoie, S. H. Brewer, J. W. VICE-PRESIDENTS Clark, C. C. Pailey, M. J. Edwards, R. C. Graham, C. M. SECRETARIES Bailey, M. J. Gilmore, S. H. G:aham, C. M. 3urns, W. S. TREASURERS Sargent, S. S. Sargent, S. S. Sargent, S. S. Sargent, S. S. Lowry. T. J. and Edwards, R. C. SPEAKERS .C, H. A.— MiUsaps Debaters Bailey, M. J. Baker, G. A. Fjingham, T. F. Burns, W. S. Brewer, J. W. Cain, J. B. Clark, C. C. Donnell, N. K. MEMBERS Edwards, R. C. Felder, O. W. H. Gilmore, S. H. Graham, C. M. Hicks, I. Jones, J. F. Keister, M. 1 auderdale, G. L. L.owry, T. J. Mooney, D. O. Newton, X . H. F ' hillips, W. Regan, C. Sargent, S. S. Spinks, R. J. Whitson. E. P. Prof. S. G. Noble HONORARY ' MEMBERS Miss Elinor Lewi 92 _ ' " 3 BOB 15MEL i • 131 - i R.C.EDWARDS 6.H.Q1LM0RE Mjm Piciiiis5 l!iittrar)) ocittE 93 i SL ? - BOB SnEL i • 1311 = -Sc S) igoung JHrn ' s Ci)ristian fisodation OFFICERS J. W. Broom President R. E. Steen ....... Vice-President W. C. CoGGIN ........ Secretarj ' D. W. BUFKIN Treasurer CHAIRMEN OF COMMITTEES A. J. Beasley ........ Devotional J. D. Wroten Bible Study T. W. Lewis, Jr. ....... Reception O. M. Reynolds Mission Study J. M. Morse, Jr Handbook R. J. Bingham ....... Membership F. W. Adams ........ Organist 94 1 r BOBnsnEL i-ISII -S( Jgouns JHeii ' s Cijristian Association HVERY man who comes to Millsaps is expected to become a member of the Young Men ' s Christian Association, and he is given an opportunity to do so as soon as he arrives. The object of the Y. M. C. A. is well known the world over, for it has its organizations and members in every school and college in every civilized nation. It labors for the development of true and noble manhood m the highest degree. To gain this end there must be mental, physical, moral, and spiritual advance- ment and growth, and there is none of these which the Y. M. C. A. does not seek to foster and support. Her members rank among the best in every phase of college activity. On the athletic field, in the classroom, in social and religious life, her men stand as the first. The badge, a simple triangle on which are the words Spirit, Mind, Body, explains the mission of this great and world-wide organization — the equal and thorough develop- ment of man ' s three-fold nature. Character is one of the strongest essentials of manhood, and the Association seeks by all possible means to develop in every student a character which shall be strong and true, and which shall be able to withstand the temptations and evils which daily assail men. Knowing that the true source of strength is to be found in a knowledge of God and His Word, Bible classes are conducted by the members themselves, and a strong and interesting Mission Study course is also presented. These classes are of inestimable benefit to every man who takes part in them. Added to all of these are the weekly meetings, at which strong addresses are de- livered by men who know their subjects thoroughly and present them well. Life work addresses by physicians, ministers, and other professional men; musical programs; the discussion of special topics by the students themselves ; stirring addresses by missionaries and other strong men who are sent out by the general Y. M. C. A. Board, are all a means of education and uplift to the entire student body. The . M. C. A., then, strives to build up and develop strong, true, and noble Christian men, who by their lives and deeds shall made the world better for their having lived in it. H. C. Henderson, ' II. s_ co BOB 15 -AEL - ISII s -3 " t Jlonor Council H. C. Henderson ■ . B. Montgomery W M. COLMER OFFICERS President Secretary Clerk REPRESENTATIVES H. C. Henderson ....... Senior Class vV ' . C. Coggin ....... Senior Class D. W. Bufkin ....... Junior Class W. B. Montgomery ...... Sophomore Class W. M. Colmer ....... Freshman Class S. H. Gilmore ..... Preparatoiy Department R. J. Bmgham ...... Student-body-at-large J. W. Broom ...... Student-bodv-at-large 96 - BOB iSMEL i-l9ll ' 3_ BOBnsnEL -ISII - The Purple and White. Published weekly by the Athletic Asso- ciation of Millsaps College. Founded by the Junior Class in 1909. C. E J. S. A. A. l-ulln, H. C. Miss F. T. H. H. D. W R. D. . . T. . Johnson Editor-in-Cliief Savage Associate Editor Green Athletic Editor 1 ThoMil. ou . So,-iul F,,iur,r Henderson Y. M. C. A. Editor Mary Lintield Local Editor Scott Local Editor Boswell Special Reporter . Bufkin Business Manager Peels 1 Colmer ' ' " " " - ' a agers Matter intended for publication I should be addressed to the Editor-in- Chief. I All business communications should be sent to D. V ' . Bufkin. Business Manager. Entered as second-class matter. Jan. .. 1909. at the postoffice at Jackson. liss, under Act of Congress. March %. ' One year ' s subscription $1.50 Each additional subscription 1.00 Extra copies to subscribers 5c Extra copies to non-subscribers .. 10c THK ACTION OF THK NOKTII i MISSISSUMM CO Ki:UKN( K. After careftilly Avoif hins lite vantages and disadvaiijj; tfreolle Kile BOBn5nEL i-l9ll c Purplt anD TOliitt g ' taff 99 ' S- BOB iSnEL i-ISII ■ Qr. Kl. JT. I. ;% ulliDan 100 i ' BOB iSMEL PREACHEES LEAGUE rrariirrs Cragur Beasley, a. J. Broom , J. W. Cain, W. M. OFFICERS President Vice-President Secretary Adams, M. F. Baker, G. A. Beasley, A. J. Belew, J. H. Broom, J. W. Burks, R. B. Burns. W. S. Cam, W. M. Cam, C. E. MEMBERS Daniel, P. F. Edwards, R. C. Felder, O. W. H. Harmon, N. B. Henderson, H. C. Lauderdale, G. L. McGee, F. H. Gatlm, H. G. Phillips, W. T. Ray, Olm Rainey, O. J. Russell, J. W. Savage, D. J. Selby, R. C. Sessions, V. H. Thomas, W. N. Wroten, J. D. )g I I ' S BOB SMEL IQII - = I ( Jfor tl)r |[)ouor of tl)c jfrat He wore his College frat pin Just southwest of his heart. And swore that from its resting place It never would depart. The years that passed still found him. Unmoved and standing pat; He ever wore his frat pin For the honor of the Frat. One day two eyes confused him, His high resolve took chase. A soft voice coo-ed his frat pin From Its old abiding place. He took it from its honored throne Where many years it sat. And on her breast be placed it. For the honor ol the frat. Now neither wears the frat pin ; Dear College days are o ' er. She caters to his every want, F!e settles up the score. Flis old time-honored spike tailed coat. Now nests the snow-white cat. While the frat pin fastens baby ' s clothes. For the honor of the Frat. —Alpha Xi Delia. jFratcrnitirs m Sororities 1 ' r BOB SMEL i 1911 - l appa 9[lpi)a ACTIVE CHAPTERS Alpha — Washington and Lee University. Gamma — University of Geogria. Delta — Wofford College. EpsILON — Emory College. Zeta — Randolph-Macon College. Eta — Richmond College. TheTA — Kentucky State College. Kappa — Mercer University. Lambda — University of Virginia. Nu — Alabama Polytechnic Institute. Xl — Southwestern University. OviCRON — University of Texas. Pi — University of Tennessee. . Sigma — Davidson College. UpsILON — University of North Carolina Phi — Southern University. Chi — Vanderbilt University. Psi — Tulane University. Omega — Central University of Kentucky. Alpha Alpha — University of the South. Alpha Beta — University of Alabama Alpha Gamma — Louisiana State Univer- sity. Alpha Delta — William Jewell College. Alpha Zeta — William and Mary Col- lege. Alpha Eta — Westminster College. Alpha Theta — Kentucky University. Alpha Kappa — University of Missouri. Alpha Mu — Millsaps College. Alpha Nu — The George Washington University. Alpha Xi — University of California. Alpha OmicroN — University of Arkansas. Alpha Pi — Leland Stanford. Jr., Uni er- sity. Alpha Rho — West Virginia University. Alpha Sigma — Georgia School of Tech- nology. Alpha TaU — Hampden-Sidney College. Alpha UpsiloN — L ' niversity of Missis- sippi. Alpha Phi — Trinity College. Alpha Omega — North Carolina A. and M. College. Beta Alpha — Missouri School of Klines. Beta Beta — Bethany College. Beta GayMA — College of Charlestcn. Beta Delta — GeorgetouTi College. Beta Epsilon — Delaware College. Beta Zeta — University of Florida. Beta Eta — University of Oklahoma. Beta Theta — Washington University. Beta Iota — Drury College. ' S- ' r BOB 1 5MEL i • 1911 JSi appa 9[lpf)a Founded at Washington and Lee Universitxi, 1865 Alpha Mu Chapter. EstahUshed in 1893 FRATRES IN FACULTATE James Elliott Walmsley Alfred Allan Kern John Marion Burton M. Adams R. H. Eagan J. H. Clifton Allen Thompson H. L. Thompson A. C. Crowder P. M. Harper S. W. Davis C. M. WiUiamson, Jr. A. C. Jones Church Lee L. E. Sample Nolan Stewart H. V. Watkins R. M. Dobbyns C. R. Lyon FRATRES IN URBE W. M. Buie John Robinson Dunlap Peeples Luther Manship, Jr. R. L. Saunders, Jr. G. C. Swearingen S. J. Taylor L. L. Mayes J. H. Penix F. D. Smith G. Q. Whitfield V. O. Robertson Geo. S. Hamilton A. H. Whitfield, Jr. A. R. Peeples F. J. Ellzey D. Phelps G. W. Green R. H. Chfton Geo. W. Powers W. H. Watkins Wellin Cole R. O. Jones A. W. Fridge Zack Savage Frank Mayes G. W. Rembert J. W. Saunders C. N. Lanier G. W. May West Cole - ' r BOB 15MEL - 1911 JSi :3[lpl)a jHu Cl)aptfr of appa aipf)a LAW CLASS David Thomas Ruff Frederick S. Merger Curtis T. Green S. R. Wliitten CLASS OF 1911 Roscoe Conkling Berry Charles Edward Johnson Isaac Columbus Enochs Thomas Haywood Phillips, Jr. Hodgie Clayton Llenderson CLASS OF 1912 Swepson Smith Taylor Walter F. Henderson CLASS OF 1913 Clyde Davis Irving Stanley Robbins Hinds f-farmon Harry Bosvvell Archibald Phillips Richard Wesley Weilenman CLASS OF 1914 James Woodward Welsh Herbert Graham Rogers John Fryer Phillips Ramsey Wharton Roberts Thomas Edwin Trice Edward McDow Neville Chalmers Potter James Kimball Vardaman S- ' r BOB iSnEL • 1911 -Sc 107 i - sr BOB ISnEL -ISII " llappa igma ACTIVE CHAPTERS Psi — University of Maine. Alpha Rho — Bowdoin College. Beta Kappa — New Hampshire College. Gamma Epsilon — Dartmouth College. Alpha Lambda — University of Vermont. Gamma Delta — Massachusetts State Col- lege. Gamma Eta — Harvard University. Beta Alpha — Brovi ' n University. Alpha Kappa — Cornell University. Gamma ZeTA- New York University. Gamma Iota — Syracuse University. Pi — Swarthmore College. Alpha Delta — Pennsylvania State Col- lege. Alpha Epsilon — University of Penn- sylvania. Alpha Phi — Bucknell University. Beta Iota — Lehigh University. Beta Pi — Dickinson College. Alpha Alpha — University of Maryland. Alpha Eta — Geo. Washington Univer- sity. Zeta — University of Virginia. Eta — Randolph-Macon College. Nu — William and Mary College. Upsilon — Hampden Sidney College. Beta Beta — Richmond College. Delta — Davidson College. Eta — Trinity College. Alpha Mv — University of North Car- olina. Beta Upsilon — North Carolina A. and M. College. Alpha Nu — Wofford College. Alpha Beta — Mercer University. Alpha TaU — Georgia School of Tech- nology. Beta Lambda — University of Georgia. Beta — University of Alabama. Beta Eta — Cumberland University. Theta — Alabama Polytechnic Institute. K.APPA — Vanderbilt University. Lambda — University of Tennessee. Phi— S. W. P. University. Alpha Theta — S. W. B. University. Alpha Sigma — University of Ohio. Beta Phi — Case School of Applied Science. Beta Delta — Washington and Jefferson College. Beta Mu — Kentucky State College. Alpha Zeta — University of Michigan. Chi — Perdue University. Alpha Pi — Wabash College. Beta Theta — University of Indiana. Alpha Gamma — University of lUinois. Alpha Chi — University of Lake Forest. Gamma Beta — University of Chicago. Beta Epsilo — University of Wisconsin. Beta Rho — University of Iowa. Alpha Psi — University of Nebraska. Alpha Omega — William Jewell College. Beta Gamma — Missouri State University. Beta Chi — Missouri School of Mines. Beta TaU — Baker University. Xl — University of Arkansas. Gamma Kappa — University of Oklahoma. Alpha Upsilon — Millsaps College. Gamma — Louisiana State University. Sigma — Tulane University. Iota — Southwestern University. TaU — University of Texas. Beta Omicron — University of Denver. Beta Omega — Colorado College. Gamma Gamma — C o 1 o r a d o School of Mines. Beta Zeta — Leland Stanford, Jr., Uni- versity. Beta Xi — University of California. Beta Psi — University of Washington. Gamma Alpha — University of Oregon. Gamma Theta — Universitv of Idaho. S_ T BOB iSMEL i • 1911 £ appa igma FRATRES IN URBE C. A. Alexander J. F. Robinson L. C. Cavett J. M. Alexander I. T. Norment L. C. Holloman John Culley A. Campbell J. C. McGee E. H. Galloway J. G. Johnson J. B. Ricketts A. Hamilton J. A. Alexander J. M. Thornton A. M. Nelson, Jr. J. C. Wells M. C. Henry J. B. Huddleston W. C. Campbell L. Evans R. B. Ricketts V. T. Davis F. E. Gunter J. A. Baker :3[lpi)a UpsUon Cijaptcr of appa igma LAW CLASS Edgar Dale Gunning John Benton Tindall Percy A. Andrews CLASS OF 191 1 Albert Augustus Green, Jr. CLASS OF 1912 Edward Hammond Green 1 homas Edison Lott Joe Henry Morris hulton Thompson Oscar J. Rainey CLASS OF 1913 Robert Robb Chichester Kenneth Wise Fairley George Beamon Huddleston Julian Augustus McLaurin Leonidas Willing Ramsey Cole Burns CLASS OP 1914 A.rchie McGehee Owen Charles Francis Cabell Nolan Frederick West h ' enry Leavell Gallcway Nolan Bailey Harmon Buford Sanford Burks Lcnard Paul Barrier « " ■Pledged. i L ' -ST BOB ISAAEL i-IQII -S( r.. ;. ' x — . . BOBnSMEL • 1911 — J U W.-...- , v , , , ,, i i appa aipi)a ACTIVE CHAPTERS Alpha — University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Va. Beta — Davidson College, Davidson, N. C. Gamma — William and Mary College, Williamsburg, Va. Delta — Southern University, Greensboro, Ala. Zeta — University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tenn. Eta — Tulane University, New Orleans, La. Theta — Southwestern Presbytenan University, Clarksville, Tenn. Iota — Hampden Sidney College, Hampden Sidney, Va. Kappa — Kentucky University, Lexington, Ky. Mu — Presbyterian College, Clinton, S. C. OmicRON — Richmond College, Richmond, Va. Pi — Washington and Lee University, Lexington, Va. Rho — Cumberland University, Lebanon, Tenn. Tau — University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, N. C. EpsiloN — Alabama Polytechnic Institute, Auburn, Ala. Phi — Roanoke College, Salem, Va. Chi — University of the South, Sewanee, Tenn. Psi — Georgia Agricultural College, Dahlonega, Ga. Omega — Kentucky State College, Lexington, Ky. Alpha Alpha — Trinity College, Durham, N. C. Alpha Gamma — Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, La. Alpha Delta — Georgia School of Technology, Atlanta, Ga. Alpha EpsILON — North Carolina A. M. College, Raleigh, N. C. Alpha Zeta — University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Ark. Alpha Eta — University of State of Florida, Gainesville, Fla. Alpha Theta — West Virginia University, Morgantown, X ' . Va. Alpha Iota — Millsaps College, Jackson, Miss. Alpha Kappa — Missouri School of Mines, RoUa, Mo. Alpha Lambda — Georgetown College, Georgetown, Ky. Alpha Mu — University of Georgia, Athens, Ga. Alpha Nu — University of Missouri, Columbus, Mo. Alpha Xi — University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio. g ■s BOBn n i.n ■ 1911 g J( i Happa !aipt)a Founded ai Universil of Firginia, 1 868 4 p ia o a Chapter Established in 1905 EMBLEM Shield and Diamond COLORS Gamet and Gold FRATRES IN FACULTATE Stuart Grayson Noble Miffln Wyatt Swartz FRATRES IN URBE W. H. Hill Edwin Jones J. W. Crisler L. W. Reed O. B. Taylor C. H. Miller W. B. Murrah John Lyle 113 )g I ' 3 BOB 5nEL i-l9ll C ' I J aipt)a 3ota of t llappa :3lpt)a LAW CLASS James Calvin Ross CLASS OF 191 I Thomas Wiley Lewis, Jr. Samuel Ernest Williamson CLASS OF 1912 William Moody Dorman Lyonel Clayton kirkland CLASS OF 1913 Paul Desire Beraud Benjamin Clarence Rush William Myers Colmer F rank Tomkeys Scott Samuel Benjamin Lampton CLASS OF 1914 Daniel Ananias Clark Harry Treland Lassiter SL ' I ' :3 BOB ISMEL i • 1911 - t S — ■ ■ BOB 15MEL - 1911 •S W.- ,— , L_l_., 1 ,1 .J.- aipt)a Chapter of pi)i IBelta Founded at Milhaps Collge, 1 908 COLORS Black and Old Gold LAW CLASS Jchn Quincy Hunter Joshua Marion Morse CLASS OF 1912 Frederick Brougher Smith Grover Cleveland Clark Daniel Webster Bufkin Randolph Dillcu Peets Daniel DeWitt Cameron William Nathaniel Thomas CLASS OF 1913 Welton Troy Harkey Ldward Martin Livingston William Eugene Morse Jnmes Dansey Wroten Swepson Fleetwood Harkey CLASS OF 1914 Victor Granbery Clifford Eckford Luther Summer Aurelius West Garrawav i ' r BOB 15MEL -l9ll S- ' r BOB iSMEL 1911 a igma psilon LITERARY Founded al the UniversiiV of the South, October, I 906 COLORS Olive Green and Old Gold Mt- at Club Founded Decemher. 1909 MEMBERS John Marion Burton Thomas iley Lewis. Jr Albert Augustus Green, Jr. hlodgie Clayton Henderson Stuart Grayson Noble Alfred Allan Kern David Thomas Ruff SOPHER IN URBE William DuBose Bratton CHAPTERS Sophenm Calumet Osiris Senior Round Table Boar ' s Head Scribblers Kit-Kat L ' niversity of the South ' anderbilt University Randolph-Macon College University of Georgia Transylvania University University of Mississippi Millsaps College )g I 3 BOB SnEL • 1911 C " ' ' g iZ 3 BOB SMEL i • 1911 -« l_ V l_.fl_- ' M_l_ll 1 11 t (lluotattons " We want but little here below. Nor want that little long; Could we only get that which we want We ' d sing a different song. " — Student Bod)). " A miss is as good as a mile, " they say — " If she ' s pretty and young I agree; But a Co-ed ' s as good as a thousand miles — If the miles are between her and me. " — Dormitory BoVs. " Words without thoughts never to heaven go. " — D. W. Bufkin. " An hour of quiet shortly shall we see. " — Seniors. " And she is gone: ay, ages long ago my sweetheart fled away into the storm. " — C. C. Clark. " Had I been two, another and myself, Our heads would have o ' erlooked the world. " — Rush. " I am half sick of shadows. " — Hyenas. " Happy, happy, happy pair. " — Dorman and Beraud. " I swear I use no art at all. " — Ramsey. " Beg pardon is the best penitence. " — Mitchell. " Words are like leaves, and where they most abound much fruit of sense beneath IS rarely found. " — Cool( Selby. " The proper study of mankind is man. " — Miss Rogilho. ' And can eternity belong to me. " — Scott. " The evil that men do lives after them. " — Dr. Davidson. " A face that cannot smile is never good. " — 6 7 Decell. " All men have their pnce. " — Bilbo Club. " We seldom repent of having eaten too much. " — Founder ' s Hall Bo )s. " All hope abandon, ye who enter here. " — Faculty. " Pleased with a rattle, tickled with a straw. " — Shell. " A laugh adds no material beauty. " — Kcister. " I profess not talking. " — Professor J. M. Burton. " Why do all women love me? " — Colnier. " Let us laugh and be merry while we live, for we shall be dead a long time. " — Bingham. President Hull: " Beg pardon, sir, but what is your name? " Chichester: " Why, haven ' t I just put my signature on the register? " President Hull: " Yes, that is what aroused my curiosity — . " Williamson: " Who was that lady I saw you with this afternoon? " Berry: " That wasn ' t a lady, that was my best girl. " Regan: " Can you tell me what is the matter with that pump? I have been pump- ing for a half hour and can ' t get a drop of water — . " Thomas: " The sucker was on the wrong end. " " I heard a hollow sound — who rapped my skull? — Welsh. " He has a remarkably sweet voice. " — Barrier. " A diploma! a diploma! My ministerial license for a diploma! " — Beaslev. " Oh! if the Co-eds only knew how handsome I am! " — Cooper. " Remember, gentlemen, this machine is being turned by a crank. " — Dr. Sullivan. 120 S- ' r BOB iSnEL -IQII -Si " appa JHu aipi)a Ct)aptcr Founded at Millsaps College, 1907 FRATER HONORIS CAUSA IN FACULTATE James Elliot VaImsley SORORES IN URBE Rose Austin Carrie Wharton Lillian Williams Bertha Ricketts Bessie Huddleston CLASS OF 191 I Adele Cecilia Knowles Courtenay CHngan Marguerite Chadwick Park CLASS OF 1912 CLASS OF 1914 Nellie Calhoun Dodds Nettie RogiUio 121 BOB iSMEL i-IQII PATRONESS Mrs. Emmette oung Burton SOROR FORTUNAE BONAE CAUSA Anna Margaret Burton SOROR IN COLLEGIO Mrs. Mary Bowen Clark CLASS OF 191 I Mary Barrow Linfield CLASS OF 1912 Annie Elizabeth Whitson CLASS OF 1913 Sallie Whitfield Baley Emma Lucile Bradford Janie Barrow Linfield CLASS OF 1914 Bessie Lee Henderson Stella Galloway McGehee Mora Broad Lewis Birdie Gray Steen CLASS OF 1915 Elinor Thatcher Lewis i L ' BOBnSMEL i • 1911 g. I ' BOB 5nEL i-l9II C " ' ' | 3rt)in Eussrll ou saw with all a poet ' s keen insight The child-hke heart of that black, simple folk Of whom you wrote; upon whose necks the yoke Of masterdom and service was as light As were their hearts upon that Christmas night. When the shrill violin the echoes woke Of the slave quarters; and the banjo spoke Until the happy hours had taken flight. Unwitting of the work until too late, The laurel we denied you others gave. And alien hands have crowned you poet true; Take now our full allegiance, laureate! The while we deck the earth above thy grave With this soul spray of roseleaf and of rue! — J. R. Taylor. SL. ' BOB iSMEL i-ISII T ' iHillsaps Collrgr !3[tl)lrtif Hssoriation OFFICERS T. W. Lewis, Jr. ....... President E. Y. Burton ..... Secretary and Treasurer Stuart G. Noble ...... Faculty Manager L. W. Ramsey ...... Baseball Manager W. M. Colmer ...... Track Manager L. C. KiRKLAND ...... Basketball Manager T. W. Lewis, Jr Football Manager 126 i L ' T BOB iSMELn-ISII C tm IJBl 1 ' pr " li n 1 1 r ' j w p . ' 1 f- ' liM MM K ' i 1 1 njifl ' ' L. [i b S ' ' - ' " k . ,; | HiP ' . JSci 1- 1 ii: r ,.-, j :4 1 " " ; .., S ' m % - ■ Ih F fiipa , v .— 4 . i p j i t, " i ' . M V ! 1 MK ' i itf il RaHi ) ' ' r P 1 r WW ' fl 1 7«pB i! - - ... ' F i i 1 wpWiSr " 1 IC ZC c2 cc a « -o-Tj — Crf ouju: d — ' i:5- c « _i 4— o t— o L_ : « o « n ' A- c« c tfi Lj " -!-- o « Di Z Center ight Guard Left Guard leht 1 ackle cidS - BOB SnEL i • 1311 p ?°p 0 0 s-- K n o o ?3 m 1— frp5- 8 33 — a. a. O O cr ■k- Sa 3 c CO g " J- 03 )g I I ' 5 BOB iSMEL i-IQII C ' ' ' J( H. ZU rQ CQ ■ = ' - ■t— — o o § 3 S = ' CO 1 ' r BOB SMEL i • 1911 -S " •r " o 2 m Er r oon n D- D_ ! a aj Sa f O O 71 r a- Sa ' : H jckle End End DZOroi B 3 ° n. ' 3 3= ' 131 i ' BOB 15nEL i-l9ll = " 132 i BOB 15nEL i • 1911 - C TRACH " ' 3 BOB 15nEL i-l9M 134 S- ' r BOBnSAiEL i- 1911 -i I 136 )g I I BOB 15MEL i-l9ll g ' ' ' §( ISaijat leoult) ilappcn ? If Professors Burton and Burton should forget the Lord ' s prayer? If Millsaps should really get inter-collegiate football? If Prof. Ricketts should be absent from Chapel when Dr. K.ern reads? If " Bish " Rainey should buy some tobacco? If Enochs and Beasley should get their diplomas? If a fly should light on Prof. Huddleston ' s head? If Scott only knew that all of the Co-eds were crazy about him? If Dr. Walmsley should forget to mention Virginia in his lectures? If Ramsey Roberts knew who voted for him for the most popular Co-ed? If F. B. Smith should get caught at the Century? If " Bill " Decell did not get a letter every day from Columbus? If Dr. Sullivan should excuse his class before the bell rings? If Johnson should enter Jackson Society? If McDowell was not so lazy? If Coggm should fall in love with a Co-ed? If W. E. Morse could not read French with Miss Rogilho? If Prof. Noble should announce his engagement? If Mitchell should get to Biology on time? If Keister should eat only eight biscuits for breakfast? If Dan Bufkin were forced to cease talking? If Dr. Swartz should forget to watch his hen-house one night? If Rush should take anti-fat? If the Tucker and Cain brothers should bring the rest of their brothers to Millsaps? If Millsaps should turn out a winning baseball team? If the faculty would only give enough work to keep the boys busy on Sunday? If the passing mark should be raised again? If Dr. hlull should close his eyes during prayers? 1 - ' BOB iSMELn 1911 - i iHiUsaps Cfunis Association Fred. B. Smith Dr. M. W. Swartz OFFICERS President Secretary and Treasurer .Adams, M. F. Burks, B. S. Beraud, P. D. Burton, Prof. J. M. Collins, F. B. Cooper, M. W. Cooper, T. M. Cain. W. M. MEMBERS Daniel, P. F. Enochs, I. C. Henderson, W. F. Harkey, W. T. Lampton, S. B. Magee, H. F. Phillips, J. F. Phillips, T. H., Jr. Summer, E. L. Smith, F. B. Swartz, Dr. M. X ' . Thompson, Fulton X eilenman, R. W. Witt, L. E. Wroten, J. D. 138 ' S- ' r BOB 1 5 nEL i • 1911 - S i ' BOB 5A- EL i-l9ll 9[ti)lCttC6 NTER-Collegiate Athletics! " As the hart panteth after the water-brook. " so have we thirsted after this, our long-deferred hope. At last we can hang our harps on the willows of Babylon, and strum no more on this old stnng. The Conferences have committed themselves to an athlete policy, and, even though they conceded our wishes with limitations, we have gamed the better part of the fight. " All things come to them that wait, " true, — but " faith without works is dead. " We have learned the truth of both scriptural injunctions. We have waited patiently and impatiently, with good nature and bad, these weary years to see the fulfillment of the lirst divme truth. But while we watched and waited in our own sweet temper, there were others who were abiding by the second text. Professor Burton, whose religion be- comes him beautifully, gave his interpretation of the faith-without-works doctrine, as meaning, " You have got to go after everything you want. " He converted Mr. Buie, Major Millsaps, and President Hull to his belief, and the quartette went forth to do battle with the powers that be, to gain our cherished boon. Facts and arguments were necessary. But such a fight " would enable the flights of the highest genius and obtain pardon for the efforts of the meanest understanding. " They won. As when Hercules slew the snake-headed Medusa, and from her blood there sprang up the winged horse, Pegasus, so our long-pent-up spirit broke its bounds and flooded the campus with joy and enthusiasm when the news came that victory crowned our arms at Sardis, and once again at Hattiesburg. True we did not win all. Football was reserved as a forbidden fruit, but we won a decisive victory. With a httle more watching and waiting, and a little more preaching of the faith-without-works doctrine, it will come. Professor Burton dreamed a dream, and on the morning and evening of the second day he set about to fulfill it. His faith was as a grain of mustard seed, but he trusted that it would move the eternal hill at the rear of the dormitory. He sought out Major Millsaps and told the dream to him. He saw a level ground where-on a track was laid, a diamond, and a gridiron. He saw a grandstand rise upon the hilltop and over-look the field. He saw a club-house with its baths nearby. All this, he saw and more. The Major looked upon his vision, and behold! it was good. So they set about to move the hill at the rear of the dormitory and to make all things agreeable for the best Athletic field m Christendom. Vell, may we say that this has been a prosperous year for .Athletics at Millsaps. SVe have gained our inter-collegiate games, and we will have an athletic field before the end of the season, that would make any College proud. — N. M hltr4 i - ' BOB 5MEL -l9ll -S« QSarbstrr J illsaps ISuie Millsaps has many older alumni, but none more loyal nor more beloved than Web- ster M. Buie, who shares with Professor E. Y. Burton, the credit for our present hopeful situation as regards athletics. Not only did these two, ably aided by President Hull, lead our forces to victory in the contest for mter-collegiate games, but it is to them, and to the ever-ready munificence of Major Millsaps, that we owe our possession of what promises to be the best equipped and most complete athletic field in the entire state. Mr. Buie ' s interest in Millsaps ' athletics dates back to the years 1 898- 1 900, when he creditably filled the positions of catcher and second baseman on the ball team and guard and half back on the eleven. Since leaving college he has continued to fill creditably the positions that have fallen to his lot, the latest of these being that of second vice-president and director of the Citizens ' Savings Bank and Trust Company of Jackson, to which he was elected at the last meeting of the stockholders. He is also private secretary to Major Millsaps, and besides being the assistant treasurer of the Board of Trust, he has the distinction of be- ing the youngest member of that august body. He is a Mason, a K. of P. and a Kappa Alpha. Notwithstanding the constant demands of business upon his time and thought, his love for his Aiwa Mater, instead of lessening with the passing years, has grown steadily. By this, the latest evidence of his ever increasing interest in the college, he has bound the student body to him by a tie which shall last as long as athletics endure at Millsaps College. BOB ISnEL • 19 ISHanttti Miss Eve — Adams. Healing oil — Burns. A sponge — Baker. A stave — Cooper. A forest — Savage. To trick something — Rook. To take your measure — Taylor. To represent the Freshmen — Green. A clear road — Rush. To be nationalized — Welsh. To give orders — Sargent. To protect a snail — Shell. A monopoly on salt — Lott. A gun — Hunter. A comb — Hair. Everybody to take one — Sample. To be in ratio " 16 to I. " — Sterling. To hang on — Moss. To stand behind the door — Broom. To do your washing — Perline. To hold your horse — Butler. A job as a — Stewart. Cereals and hops — Brewer. A cup — Freshman Football 1 eam. i - ? BOB ISMEL i- 1911 33otaeii)fla ISoosters OFFICERS Dr. D. C. Hull President S. E. Williamson ....... Secretary Dr. a. a. Kern ........ Trustee R. C. Berry R. J. Bingham D. W. Bufkin G. C. Clark W. C. Coggin W. M. Colmer MEMBERS J. W. Holifield H. C. Henderson C E. Johnson L. C. Kirkland T. W. Lewis D. D. Cameron L. M. Livmgston T. H. Phillips R. D. Peets J. S. Savage W. N. Thomas J. D. Wroten 144 3- ' sr BOB ISMEL i • 1911 - C Eunt Cluij MOTTO " Grow shorl and cute ' Drut Thompson Billy Decell . Mamilton Jones John Phillips Oliver Shell OFFICERS MEMBERS President Secretary Eddie Neville Ikey Enochs Ramsey Roberts Kid Dormaii Prep Frazier Louis Doughtie FRATRES IN FACULTATE Dr. A. A. Kern Prof. S. G. Noble ' - BOB 15MEL -l91l ■ t Ccacijcrs Eounti Cable OFFICERS Prof. G. Noble R. J. Bingham Grand Master of Ceremonies Assistant MEMBERS O. M. Reynolds J. E. Reed J. Savage W. B. Montgomery John Boggan J. E. Flurry C. E. Johnson J. W. Broom R. I. Jolly PLEDGES R. E. Steen C C. Clark R. D. Peets T. W. Lewis Miss Chngan Miss Whitson Miss Dodds CANDIDATES Miss Knowles Miss Bradford Miss Rogillio Miss Mary Linfield Miss Janie Linfield Miss Park i ' SL ' BOB 5 - EL i • 1911 _S( " MOTTO Tis better to have courage than a wife ' COLOR Chocolate Brown FLOWER Bachelor Button OFFICERS Charlie Johnson Tom Ruff Jim Broom . Joe Beasley Jake Bingham Dan Bufkin Jim Savage Alfred Allan Kern ACTIVE MEMBERS Hodge Henderson John Holifield Ming Ung Zung Sim Clark President Divorce Agent Anti-Suffragist Archie Phillips Dick Weilenman Wilham Carl Coggin James Bennet Taylor HONORARY MEMBERS Stuart Grayson Noble John Marion Burton 147 )g ' ' ' 3 BOB 15 - EL i-l9ll C ' ' [ mipe punters Club OFFICERS Jim Sa ' AGE . . . . . . Lantern Bearer and Guide Rutherford Burks ..... Carrier of the Sack " Bear Slayer " Coggin ...... Chaperon Willie Thomas ....... Chaplain EXPERIENCED HUNTERS Charley Johnson f red Jones " Big " Kirkland " Vet " Crockett James Wroten James Reed ' I ' [ ' ' ' , ' . INITIATE " Snipe " Burns - ' BOB iSnEL • 191 -Si S PLACE OF MEETING Balcony (Section B) COLORS Green and Gold TIME 8:30 to II :30. OFFICERS Samuel Ernest Williamson ROSCOE CONKLING BeRRY James Shoffner Savage ROLL Chief Adviser Critic Advertising Agent Clyde Davis Irving Ming Ung Zung, Levi Archibald Phillips. Leonidas Willing Ramsey Edward McDow Neville Manly Ward Cooper Charlie Edward Johnson Frank Burkitt Collins Robert Robb Chichester S- ' r BOB i5MEL i- 1911 " MOTTO " To have and to hold ' PURPOSE To keep the unworthy out of office Daniel Webster Bufkin Daxid Thomas Ruff John Benton Tindall ] James Wesley Broom [ Robert Jacob Bingham) OFFICERS Campaign Manager Ward Bosses THE RING Harry Harmon Boswel! Andrew Joseph Beasiey Albert Augustus Green F ' rank Burkitt Coihns Samuel Ernest Williamson Thomas Wiley Lewis Grover Cleveland Clark Roscoe Conkling Berry- Frederick Brougher Smith 3L BOB 5nEL i-l9ll -3« Jofkcp Club PURPOSE To get an A. B. OFFICERS HoDGiE Clayton Henderson . Isaac Columbus Enochs Thomas Edison Lott JOCKEYS Stableman Pace Setter Chief Veterinary James Wesley Broom Albert Augustus Green Harry Harmon Boswell Robert Edward Steen Nolan Frederick West Buford Sanford Burks JUDGES Prof. M. W. Swartz Prof. S. G. Noble )g I ' ' 3 BOB ISMEL • 1911 ' ' ' § { Countri) Club MOTTO ' Arise and smoke the hayseed from out thine hair FLOWER Cotton blossom COLORS Red, ellow and Green DRINK Strawberry soda water OFFICERS LvNN Elbert Witt President Julian Bernard Honeycutt .... Vice-President MEMBERS Servetus Love Crockett Frederick Watson Adams Charles Miller Graham Walter Sim Clark Thomas Edison Lott Frank Tomkeys Scott Walter F. Henderson Victor G. Clifford 152 - ' S BOB ISMEL • 191 -3« S 153 i - ' ' BOBnSMEL i-l9ll ciciirr aissoriation OFFICERS R. C. Berry President J. S. Savage ....... Vice-President H. C. Henderson ..... Corresponding Secretary Miss Adele Knowles .... Recording Secretary G. C. Clark ........ Treasurer A. J. Beasley J. R. Bingham R. C. Berry W. S. Clark G. C. Clark W. C. Coggin D. D. Cameron F. B, Collins MEMBERS A. A. Green J. W. Holifield H. C. Henderson Sam Hart Miss Myrtle Johnson C. E. Johnson Miss Adele Knowles 1 . W. Lewis J. H. Mitchell Miss Marguerite Park i . H. Phillips, Jr. T. B. Smith J. S. Savage J. B. Taylor Z. Taylor S. E. Williamson M. U. Zung 154 i L ' T BOB 15nEL -l9ll - ( i L ' BOB 15MEL -l9II S jBillsaps Bramatir Clul) COURTENAY ClINGAN . Annie Bessie Whitson Mrs. M. W, Swartz OFFICERS MEMBERS Ccurtenay Clingan Malica Lavada Honeycutt Adele Cecilia Knowles l.ucy Hortense Smith Marguerite Chadwick Park Janie Barrow Linfield Mary Barrow Linfield Sallie Whitfield Baley Alice Myrtle Johnson Emma Lucile Bradford Nellie Calhoun Dodds Bessie Lee Henderson Stella Galloway McGehee President Secretary Directress Flora Broad Lewis Nettie Rogillio Berta Grey Steen E ' .lmor Thacher Lewis Colvm OfTutt Annie Bessie hitson — I " BOB 5nEL -l£)ll C ' ' — ' J. W. Flurry Saxon JHasonif Club Dr. J. E. Walmsley D. J. Savage C. E. Johnson E. M. Livingston J. B. Tindal J C. Ross ' — ■ — s BOBn5MEL -IS)ll ;r, .— L_,WL_ ' I-- L_L_, , , M .. - y iHrtials tuartifti Commrurfmrut, 1910 James Danse ' i ' Wroten Millsaps Declamation Medal Daniel DeWitt Cameron 1 he Oscar Kearney Andrews Medal for Oratory John Crisler, Jr. Carl J. Van Seutter IViedal fcr Oratory James Wesle ' i Broom The Galloway-L amar Debaters ' Medal Morris Strom The Clark Essay Medal Miss Marguerite Park The D. A R. Historical Medal James Thompson Weems The Oakley Scholarship Prize Morris Strom Political Science Prize 158 i 2L ' ST BOB 1 5MEL • 1911 - Si SaiUiam rhlanti f ammer Died on guard. May 29, 1910. " coald have better spared a better man. " To few of us is it given to find our own peculiar place in life and to fill it perfectly. " Dr. Ackland " was an integral part of the College, and for him ' heaven was here where Millsaps was, and every little stone and brick and tree and shrub ' and every wanton act that marred the beauty of lawn or walk, were vital parts of a life of service. " After life ' s fitful fever, he sleeps well: " no prowling student, nor wilful ringing of his chapel bell provokes his righteous wrath; he has gone " where beyond these voices there is peace. " 1S9 i BOB 5nELn-ISII - v , ,_., , . , , ,, - jHillsaps statistics Average age — 19 years, 9 months, 5 days, 1 1 hours, 45 minutes. Average height — 5 feet, I inches. Color of eyes — Blue leads, next brown; one has green eyes. Color of hair — Brown leads; twenty-five are tow-headed. Majority do not use ponies (they say). Majority do not smoke; forty do. Fourteen wear glasses. Average annual expense $250.00 Majority prefer the brunette type of girl; 28 prefer blondes. Twenty-three are engaged to be marned. Favorite name for girl is Mary. Favorite author — Poe and Dickens tie. Favorite novels — T.A. and Ivanhoe. Favorite study — English. Favorite occupation at school — participating m athletics. College ' s greatest need — football. Handsomest man — Clyde Irving; Will Thomas second. Prettiest Co-ed — Misses Steen and McGehee tie. Most popular man — Broom, J. W. Most popular Co-ed — Miss RogiUio. Most popular Professor — Burton, E. Y. Best all-round man — Cameron, D. D. Brainiest man — Johnson, C. E. Best student — Lester; Henderson close second. Most influential man — Broom, J. W. Most deceitful man — Bufkin, D. W. Biggest flirt — Daniel (great majority). Biggest knocker — Davis. Most likely to be a bachelor — Beasley; Boggan close second. Most refined man — Henderson, H. C. ; Morris second. Most reserved man — Cameron. Freshest Freshman — Owen. Fattest man — Sample; Chichester second. ' S " BOB SnEL • 1911 J§i " Leanest man — Rush, B. C. Cheekiest man — Tie between Adams, M. F. and Cook Selby. Luckiest man — Clark, G. C. Most bashful man — Lampton. Handsomest man, (thmks he is) — Berry, R. C. Busiest man — Bufkin leads; Savage second. Biggest loafer — Lloyd. Biggest sport — Ramsey. Talks the most and says the least — Bufkin. Greenest man — Keister. Laziest man — Johnson, C. E. Biggest tobacco beat — Magee, H. F. Biggest liar — Smith, F. B. (No second). Biggest chicken raiser — Reed, J. E. Most optimistic man — Bingham. Majority are pursuing B. A. Degrees. Miss RogiUio wishes a MRS. Degree. i - ' " BOB SnEL i- 1911 " i: you aeed ' a cL ' Q.SSY WeeKL-y, an. a.thL£Gie te .rr , t; good E 0ba.ahei.Ssi 1. et the G ' oLd rDustJ T ' mg J.- SifknotDlctigrmfnt The Editors wish to express their sincere appreciation of the efforts of those who have aided them in the prepara- tion of this volume: Especially are they endebted to Miss Marie Atkinson and Mr. A. Wiezell, who have contributed to the art; to Dr. A. A. Kern, Dr. J. E. Walmsley, and Prof. S. G. 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State Street Jackson, Mississippi s |EiSS!fi SSSii!fi SSii«aiSilii«Sd S5S!fSi;S-fiS ' fi!ilJ5?SffiSSLilHSgSS!S«S«iiSSSSfiS I DrinJi Carbonated m I IN BOTTLES, 5c ifi !fiS!f,SJs!fiElii!fiEi!fi5S«g?S«iiiSfigiifilS!fiSIS!figiS«§Sfi !fill!figiSgisSIS!fi!SSSffi JACKSON COCA-COLA BOTTLING CO. 174 m IB m m m s The I Old Reliable Druggies m m I will appreciate your patronage .... if; m m y; i !fi m s I PRESCRIPTIONS A SPECIALTY m ffi m !fi !fi m m s ffi = = G £ N r 5 FOR as {; Lowney ' s Candies : Norma Cigars : Waterman Fountain Pen m m i T3OYS, you are always welcome at our i i ore. Our ock of Druggie Sundries, m I Stationery, Pipes, Fountain Pens and Cigars | m i is complete. We also carry a complete line I of Pocket Knives. m HUNTER McGEE I The Old Reliable Prescription Druggists | i I STATE AND CAPITAL STREETS | m w 175 !fi g5 « !fi s A. H. PETTING I Students!! Attention MANUFACTURER OF Greek Letter Fraternity JEWELRY 213 North Liberty Street Factory: 212 Little Sharp Street BALTIMORE. M. D. No doubt you are looking for something to do during the summer months that will bring you in some cash, and if you are be sure to call on Carter West State Agents for The Volunteer State Life Insurance Co. Seutter Building, Jackson Mississippi, as they have special inducements to offer college men. m m s s m m Bon-Ton Cafe Regular Dinner 35c LUNCH ROOM, CIGARS AND CONFECTIONERY m m m m m m R m m m m m % m m m m m m m fn m m gj s s Dining Room for Ladies 1 and Ger tlemen B5 S m Open Day and Night Eyrich Company EAST CAPITAL ST. JACKSON, MISS. Headquarters f o r high class Station- ery, Books, and Office Supplies 213 W. Capitol, 4 doors East of the Edwards Phone 291 Jackson, Miss. 176 I I I Magee - Hawkins Company | s i I Gents Furnishings | i M erchant Tailoring I I I WEST JACKSON .-. .-. .-. MISSISSIPPI 1 i !fi I I I The College Chap of To-day is | Always a Well Dressed Fellow I There ' s nothing so important to a college chap as to appear well dressed upon all occasions — on the campus — at class — or at receptions, always the same; he p can ' t be indifferent about what he wears; it must have Style, Charac5ler, Fit !fi and Vim or he looks out of place. j| Lots of college fellows already know about S Kuppenheimer Suits I IN but then we want YOU as well as them to visit our store and inspedl the spring line — beautiful, snappy, and elegant designs. Style and lit guaranteed. S and Ti Stacy Adams Shoes, Stetson Hats, Montauk Shirts, Beautiful Hosiery les. I DOWNING LOCKE COMPANY | 100 EasI Capitol Street JACKSON, MISS. R. S. WITHERS. Piopricioi ifi m m w !fi ?fl §5 I Jackson Mercantile Co. | Capitol Automobile | I J. M. Holder B,e.P.op.. | ComDanV f General Merchandise I Staple and Fancy Groceries | STODDARD-DAYTON | i OLDSMOBILE I I MAXWELL I IS m m 111-113 EAST CAPITOL STREET m if; s s ' m m gs s ffi ffiSS§SSSi!fi « BSSffi SSSS!filHSgiS !fiS!figiSS!fi SEi!fi ai !fiSSKS»i!figsa; !fi !fi HigS!fiigSSfi 177 1 and Feed Stuff ■fl y; ! " 5 Telephone 1117. Millsaps Addi ition i m Whitworth ( hitworth v olle e I Established 1859 !fi I Excellent College for I I Young Women I m ■ s m m m ti s m s s s ffi Extensive courses in English, German, Latin, Greek, S i ifi ■ Mathematics, Natural Sciences, Moral s BS !fi ss Sciences, History, Bible. a ■ s I MUSIC - ART - EXPRESSION | a; a Thoroughly equipped instructors ffi s " . I I in all branches g ' V a i Pleasant, homelike, healthful surroundings k s K I s m m m I Uplifting religious inHuences « !ii . m m s SB S m ' s s I REV. I. W. COOPER, D. 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