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The Bobashela Nineteen Hundred and Twelve PUBLISHED BY SENIOR CLASS Millsaps College JACKSON, MISS. Dedication James Magruder Sullivan Professor of Chemistry and Geology, whose life has always been an inspi- ration to the students of this we dedicate this, the eighth volume of " The Bobashela. " HUlftiUilMKUUi JAMES MAGRUDER SULLIVAN Board of Trustees OFFICERS. Bishop W. B. Murrah ......... President Dr. A. F. Watkins ........ Vice-President J. B. Str eater .......... Secretary Mat. R. W. Millsaps ......... Treasurer TERM EXPIRES IN mn. Rev. W. C. Black ......... Tupelo, Miss. G. L. Jones New Albany, Miss. Rev. T. B. Holloman ....... Port Gibson, Miss. Rev. H. S. Spraggins New Orleans, La. Mat. R. W. Millsaps Jackson, Miss. H. S. Stephens ........ Hattiesburg, Miss. J. B. Streater Black Hawk, Miss. TERM EXPIRES IN 1414. J. L. Dantzler ......... Moss Point, Miss. J. R. Bingham ......... Carrolton, Miss. W. M. Buie Jackson, Miss. Rev. W. H. Huntley Gloster, Miss. Rev. W. W. Wollard ........ Greenville, Miss. J. D. Barbee Greenville, Miss. Rev. S. M. Thames ........ Carrolton, Miss. Dr. A. F. Watkins ........ Hattiesburg, Miss. Faculty OFFICERS DAVID CARLISLE HULL, M. S. President JOHN MAGRUDER SULLIVAN, A. M., Ph. D. Vice- President E. YOUNG BURTON, A. B. Secretary MIFFLIN WYATT SWARTZ, A. M.. Ph. D. Treasurer EDWARD MAYES, LED. Dean of the Law Department STUART GRAYSON NOBLE. A. B., A. M. Head Master Preparatory Department ALFRED ALLAN KERN, A. M„ Ph. D. Librarian MRS. MARY BOWEN CLARK Assistant Librarian David Carlisle Hull, M. S. President of the College. B. S., Miss A. M. College, 1895; M. S., 190b; graduate student in the University of Chicago, 1907-08; Principal of the Whitfield High School, Meridian, Mississippi, 1898- 1902; Instructor in Public Speaking, Miss. A. M. College, 1902-10 ; Professor in Charge, Preparatory Department, 1903-04; Professor of Industrial Pedagogy, 1904-09; Director School of Industrial Education, 1909-10; Delegate to National Religious Education Association, 1 909; Vice-President State Teachers ' Association, 1910-11; President of Millsaps College, 1910 — ; Mason. John Magruder Sullivan. A. M., Ph. D. Professor of Chemistry and Geology. 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, Lousiana, 1 889- 1 902; Asisstant in Astronomy, Vander- bilt University. 1886-87; Graduate Student in Chemistry and Geology, Summer School, University of Chicago, 1907-08; Member of the American Chemical Society ; American So- ciety for the Advancement of Science ; Mississ- ippi State Teachers ' Association ; Audubon So- ciety ; Central Association of Science and Mathematics; National Geographic Society; Methodist Historical Society of Mississippi ; Educational Extension Federation of M. E. Church, South ; Delta Tau Delta. 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; Instructor in English and Greek, Randolph Macon College, 1893-95; Instructor in Latin and Greek, Randolph-Macon Academy, 1895- 96; Principal of Belmont Seminary, 1896-97; Professor of Latin and English, Kentucky Wesleyan College, 1897-1901 ; Professor of History and Economics, Kentucky Wesleyan College, 1901-03; Professor of History and Modern Languages, Millsaps College, 1903- 04; Director for Mississippi in Southern Edu- cational Association ; Director in Mississippi Historical Society ; President of High School and College Section in Mississippi Teachers ' Association ; Correspondent of Conference for International Arbitration ; Member of Ameri- can Society for Judical Settlement of Interna- tional Disputes ; of Religious Education Asso- ciation ; of American Association for Labor Legislation; of American Historical Association Political Science Association ; of American Academy of Political and Social Scicnci :;i Mississippi Historical Society of Methodict Historical So;isi ci Hicton Teachers ' Association; of Mississippi Valley Historical Assocation ; of National Educa- tion Association; Author of " Unpublished Correspondence of Burton Harrison, " " Mississippi Politics Before the War, " " Early History of the City of Jackson, ' " Geographic Influences in History, " " Tendencies of Modern Education, " " The Small College, " " Shakespeare ' s Treatment of English, " " Sidney Lanier, the Man and Poet, " The Spirit of American Democracy, " " The Place of Rome in Universal History, ' ' " English Politics in the American Revolution ' Delta Epsilon. Mifflin Wyatt Swart .. A. B., A. M., Ph D. Professor of Greek and Latin. Student, University of Virginia, 1891-93; Instructor in English and History, Shenan- doah Valley Academy, 1893-95; A. B., Urn •ersity of Virginia, 1897, The Mason Fellow, 1 899- 1 900; M. A., 1900; Professor of Greek and Latin, Fort Worth University, 1900-03; Professor of Greek and German, Milwaukee Academy, 1903-04; Professor of Greek and Latin, Millsaps College, 1904 — ; Vice-Presi- dent for Mississippi of the Classical Associa- tion of the Middle West and South, l jo8-o ). 1909-IO; President of the Classical Associa- tion of Mississippi, 1908-1910; Graduate, University of Chicago, Summer Quarters, 1907, 1908, 1909; Author of a " Topical Analysis of the Latin Verb, " a " Symposium on the Studj of Greek and Latin, " A Dis- sertation on " The Personal Characteristics of the Old in the Dramas of Euripides, " etc., etc.; Ph. D., University of Virginia, 1910; Pi Kappa Alpha; Phi Beta Kappa. ' Kappa Alpha, Mason; Gamma Alfred Allan Kern, A. M., Ph. D. Professor of English. A. P.., Randolph-Macon, 1898; A. M., 1899; Teaching Fellow, Vanderbilt Univer- sity, 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 Hopkins, 1907; Member of Modern Language Association of America; Mississippi Library Association ; Associate Editor of Kappa Alpha Journal; President Sigma Upsi- lon ; Author of " The Ancestry of Chaucer, " and " Irwin Russell " in the Library of Southern Literature; Kappa Alpha; Phi Beta Kappa; Sigma Upsilon. E. Young Burton. A. B. Mathematics and Astronomy. University of Virginia, 1902; Graduate Student, Summer Quarter, University of Chi- cago, 1903 and 1905; Graduate Student in Engineering Department, University of Wis- consin, Summer Term, 1909; Graduate Stu- dent, University of Virginia, 1908-09; Prin- cipal of Howell Institute, Howell, Missouri, 1902-03; Professor of Mathematics in St. Charles Military College, St. Charles, Missouri, 1903-05; Teacher of Mathematics in State Normal, Kirksville, Missouri, 1905- 07; Superintendent of St. Charles Military College, St. Charles, Missouri, 1907-08; Assistant in Mathematics, University of Virginia, 1908-09; Commissioned Colonel, M. N. Co. by Joseph W. Folk; Member of Philosophical Scatty University of lr inn Phi Sigma Kappa. John Marvin Burton, A. B., A. M. Professor of Modern Languages. A. B., Randolph-Macon, 1909; A. M. 1 9 10; Kappa Alpha, Sigma Upsilon. George Lott Harrell, B. S., M. S. Professor of Physics. B. S., Millsaps College, i8 ) ); M. S. Ibid, 1 90 1 ; Professor of Science, Whitvvorth Col- lege, 1899-1900; Professor of Physics and Chemistry, Hendrix College, 1900-02; Pro- fessor of Physics and Chemistry, Centenary College, 1902-04; Professor of Mathe- matics and Astronomy, Epworth University, 1904-08; Professor of Mathematics and Astronomy, Centenary College, 1908-09; President of Mansfield College, 1909-10; Professor of Science, Winnfielil High School, 1910-11 ; Professor of Mathematics Louisiana State University, Summer, 191 1 ; Tan Delta )micron. W. Dixox Foster, B. A., M. A. Director of Athletics. Commandant, Instructor of French and History and Director of Athletics, Greenhrier Presbyterian School, Lewisburg, W. Va., 1908-09; Student Hampden-Sidney College, 1909-10; Commandant, Instructor of English and Director of Athletics, Alleghany Col- legiate Institute, Alderson, W. Va., 1910-n ; Instructor in Camp Greenbrier, Alderson, W. Ya., Summers, 1909, 1910, 191 1 ; Director of Athletics, Millsaps College, 1911-12; A. B. and A. M. Millsaps College, 1911-12; Kappa Alpha; Theta Nu Epsilon. Moungkr Favre Adams. B. A. Assistant in Greek. Miss Nellie Calhoun Dodds. B. A. Assistant in Mathematics and Latin. i Swepsox Fleetwood Harkey, Assistant in Greek. George W. Huddlestox. A. B., A. M. Assistant Master. A. B., Hiawasse College, 1883 ; Professor of Greek, Hiawasse College, 1884-91 ; A. M. ; Hiawasse College, 1 88b ; 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. Robert Scott Ricketts, A. M. A. M., Centenary College, 1870; President and Professor, Port Gibson Female Collpw iSU -7--,, ■ D— £ ( )m. r M. Reynolds, Assistant in Latin. 13 Miss Nellie Calhoun " Dodds. B. A. Assistant in Mathematics and Latin. Stuart Grayson Noble, A. B , A. M. Head Master. English and Latin. A. B., University of North Carolina, 1907 ; Graduate Student, University of Chicago, Summers, 1908-09-10; A. M., University of Chicago, 1910; Instructor of English and History, Horner Military School, 1907-08; Member of Mississippi Teachers ' Association; Classical Association of Middle West and South; National Educational Association; Vice-President of Mississippi Classical Asso- ciation; Secretary of Mississippi Inter-Col- legiate Track Association, 1909; Vice-Presi- dent, 1910; Author of a series of articles on the " Agricultural High School of the South; " Agricultural High School of the South ; " Sigma Upsilon; Pi Kappa Alpha. 14 George W. Huddleston, A. B., A. M. Assistant Master. A. B., Hiavvasse College, 1883; Professor of Greek, Hiawasse College, 1884-91 ; A. M.; Hiawasse College, 1 88b; 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. Robert Scott Ricketts, A. M. A. M., Centenary College, 1870; President and Professor, Port Gibson Female College, 1867-73; Professor, Whitworth Female Col- lege, 1872-1893; Headmaster Millsaps Pre- paratory Department, 1893-1911; Phi Kappa Sigma. William Meyers Colmer, Assistant in Preparatory English. 15 Law School Faculty Albert Hall Whitfield, A. M., LL. D. Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Evi- dence, Law of Corporations, Law of Real Estate, Constitutional Law, and Law and Practice in Federal Courts. A. B., University of Mississippi, 187 1 ; A. M., University of Mississippi, 1873; LL. B., University of Mississippi, 1874; LL. D.. Uni- versity of Mississippi, 1895; Adjunct Pro- fessor of Greek, University of Mississippi, 1871-74; Professor of Law, University of Mississippi, 1892-94; Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Mississippi; D. K. E. W11 i.i am R. Harper, Esq. Contracts, Torts, Personal Propertv, Plead- ing, Commercial Law, Equity, Jurisprudence, and Equity Procedure. Graduate University of Mississippi; Har- vard Law School; Delta Tau Delta. 16 Senior Class COLORS Blue and Gold. MOTTO ' If there is no way, we will make one. ' OFFICERS Walter F. Henderson . President Mounger Favre Adams ..... Vice-President Robert Ernest Steen Secretary William Sim Clark Treasurer Miss Nellie C. Dodds Poet Fred. B. Smith Historian James Wesley Broom Prophet William Nathaniel Thomas Liar Fulton Thompson Sport Mounger Favre Adams. B. A. Lumberton, Miss. L. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A. Associate Editor Commencement Courier ; President Commencement Debate; Vice-Presi- dent of L. L. S., 191 1 ; Treasurer of L. L. S., 1911; Vice-President of Science Club, Vice-President of Senior Class, 191 1- 12; ' Varsity Track, 1910-11; Winner of Tennis Tournament, 1 9 10; Assistant in Greek, 1911-12; Statistic Editor of Bobashela, 1912; Chosen Profession, Ministry. " This I knoWj I love to play. " James Wesley Broom, B. A. Daisy, Miss. G. L. S.;Y. M. C. A. Manager of " Shack " Club, 1911-12; Editor-in-Chief of Bobashela: Chairman Y. M. C. A. Devotional Committee, 1909- 10, 1911-12; President Y. M. C. A., 1910- II; Class Football, 1909-10, 1910-11, 191 1- 12; Honor Council, 1909-10, 1910-11; Class Prophet; V. M. C. A. Editor Purple and White, 1909-10; Secretary Historical Re- search Club, 1911-12; Clerk of Honor Coun- cil, 1909-10; Member of Science Club; Mem- ber of " 13 " Club; Member of Rambler ' s Club; Vice-President G. L. S., 1910-11; President, 1910-11; President Junior Class, 1910-11; Anniversarian G. L. S., 1910-11; President of " Booster ' s Club, 1911-12; Presi- dent Preacher ' s League, 191 1 -12; Mid-Session debaters medal, 1909-10; Winner M. I. O. A. Me dal, 1910-11 ; Entered, 1907-08; Chosen Profession, Ministry. " He believed that he was born, not for him- self, but for the whole world. " Daniel Webster Bufkin, B. A. Barlow, Miss. Phi Delta; L. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A. Y. M. C. A. Handbook Committee, 1907- 08 ; Assistant Business Manager of Bobashela, 1908-09-10; Business Manager Purple and White, 1910-11-12; President of L. L. S., 1909-10; Treasurer Y. M. C. A., 1909-10; Contestant for Freshman and Sophomore President of Sophomore Class, 1909-10; Medals; Member of Honor Council, 1910; Entered, 1907 ; Chosen Profession, Law. " Let me he mdh for word or two. Grover Cleveland Clark. B. S. Heidelberg, Miss. Phi Delta; Gamma Delta Epsilon ; L. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A. President of Second Prep. Class, 1907-08; President of Third Prep. Class, 1908-09, Patriots Day Orator, 1908-09; Freshman Medal, 1908-09; Contestant for Sophomore Medal, 1909-10; Secretary L. L. S., 1909-10; Mid-Session Debater, L. L. S., 1908-09; Vice- President L. L. S., 1910-11; Anniversarian L. L. S., 1910-11; Vice-President Athletic Association, 1910-11; Athletic Editor of Bobashela, 191 1-12; President L. L. S., ii)ii- 12; Mississippi Chautauqua Assembly Medal, 191 1 ; Class Football, four years; ' Varsity Football, 1910-11; Treasurer of Millsaps Science Association, 1910-11; Chairman of Music Committee Y. M. C. A., 1911-12; Member of Honor Council from Senior Class, [911-12; President of Honor Council, [911- 12; Member of " 13 " Club; Historical Re- search Club, and Ramblers Club; M. I. O. A. Representative, 11)12; Ente Chosen Profession, Law. 1907 ; " . pleas vantage. " is no slight ad- William Sim Clark, B. S. Eucutta, Miss. L. L. S. ; Y. M. C. Treasurer L. L. S., 1909-10 ; Member of Senior Class, igi 1-1 2 Club; Entered, 1907. " Happy art thou, n picked up a horseshoi 1910; Track Team, Honor Council from Member of Science if every day thou hadst Manly Ward Cooper, B. S. Eupora, Miss. L. L. S.; V. M. C. A. Class Football three years; Secretary of L. L. S. Anniversary, 1907-08, 1910-11; Presi- dent of L. L. S. Anniversary, 1911-12; Mem- ber of Science Club, 1911-12; Member of Historical Club, 1911-12; Chosen Profession, Banking. " Toil is tin- lot of all; but none for inc. " Nellie Calhoun Dodds, B. A. Jackson, Miss. Kappa Mu ; Gamma Delta Epsilon. Assistant in Mathematics, 1911-12; Assis- tant in Latin, 1911-12; Entered, 1908. " Many days shall see her, and yet A r o day w ithout a died to crown it. " W. Dixon Foster. B. A., M. A. Williamsburg, Va. Kappa Alpha; Theta Xu Epsilon. Athletic Director; Entered, 191 1; Former Student of Hampden-Sidney College. " That he takes things easy, ice must all Edward Hammond Green - , B. A. Jackson, Miss. Kappa Sigma; L. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A. Class Football, three years; Vice-President Junior Class ; Commencement Debater L. L. S., 191 I, • Club Editor Bobashela, 1 j 1 2 ; Treasurer Historical Association, 1912; Entered, 1908; Chosen Profession, Law. " Probably intoxicatt his own verbosity. " I by the cxubt of Walter Ford Henderson, B. A. Winnsborough, La. Kappa Alpha; Sigma Upsilon ; Gamma I Vita Epsilon. President Senior Class, 191 2; Editor-in- Chief Commencement Courier; Local Editor Purple and White 1911; Associate Editor Purple and White, 1911-12; Business Manager Maroon and Jf ' hite, Centenarv Col- lege; Manager Senior Basketball Team, 191 1- 2; President Glee Club, igio- ' n; Entered, 1909; Chosen Profession, Medicine. " He hath a heart as sound as a bell and his tongue is the clapper; for what his heart thinks his tongue speaks. " Malica Lavada Honeycutt, B. A. Jackson, Miss. Minehaha Literary Society. Librarian of Science Club ; Member of Millsaps Dramatic Club, Historical Re- search Club and Science Club; Entered, 190b; Chosen Profession, Teaching. " Her voice was ei Gentli , and low woman. r soft, an excellent thing in Ullen Francis Locue, B. A. Jackson, Miss. L. L. S. Freshman Contest, 1909; Boosters Club; Science Club; Assistant Business Manager Commencement Courier, 191 2; Secretary Millsaps Club, ] 9 1 1 - 1 a : President L. L. S., 1911-12; Entered, 1908; Chosen Profession, Musician. " Of all the arts, great music is the art To raise the soul above all earthly storms. " Joe Henry Morris, B. A. Jackson, Miss. Kappa Sigma ; G. L. S. Class Football, two years ; Vice-Presi- dent of Historical Research Club, 1911-12; Entered, 1908; Chosen Profession, Manu- facturer. " Hale fellow, well met. " Randolph Dillon Peets, B. A. Wesson, Miss. Phi Delta; L. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A. Millsaps-Hendrix Debater, 191 1; Class Football, 191 1 ; Manager ' Varsity Basketball Team, 1909-10; ' Varsity Basketball, 1911; Assistant Business Manager Purple and White, 1910-11; Contestant for Millsaps Medal, 1908; President L. L. S., 1911-12; President Millsaps Historical Club, 1911-12; Business Manager 19 12 Bobashela; Science Club; Class Baseball; Class Basketball Manager, 1909-10; Entered, 1907; Chosen Profession, Law. " I am a man. and nothing which relates to man can be a matter of unconcern to me. " 3 Frederick Brougher Smith. B. S. Blue Mountain, Miss. Phi Delta; L. L. S. ; V. M. C. A. Secretary L. L. S., 1909-10 ; Vice-Presi- dent L. L. S., 191 1 ; Commencement De- bater L. L. S.. 191 I ; Hendrix College De- hater, 1912; Class Basketball. 1908-09-IO: Manager of Basketball Team, 1911-12; Class Baseball, four years; Manager Sophomore Baseball Team, 1909-10; Manager Junior Baseball Team, 1910-11 ; Captain Scrub Base- ball Team, 1910-11 ; Class Football, 1909-10- II; Assistant Track Manager, 1910-11; Winner of College Tennis Tournament, 1909-10; President of Tennis Association. 1910-11; Athletic Editor Purple and White, 191 1-12; Vice- President Class, 1908-09; Reporter for Commencement Courier, 1912, Patriots Day Speaker, 1909-10; Class His- torian, 1911-12; President Millsaps Science Association, 191 1-12; Member of " 13 " Club, Millsaps Historical Research Club and Ram- blers Club; Contestant for Freshman Medal, 1908-09; Member Executive Committee Ath- letic Association; Entered, 1908; Chosen Pro fession, Law. For e ' en though vanquished, Hi would argue still " Robert Ernest Steen, B. A. Florence, Miss. Sigma Upsilon; L. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A. Delegate to Students ' Volunteer Conven- tion, Rochester, N. Y., 1909-10; Vice-Presi- dent Y. M. C. A., 1910-II; President, 1911- 12; Class Football, three years; ' Varsity Foot- ball, 1911-12; Anniversarj Orator L. L. S.. 1910-1 I ; Anniversarian L. L. S., 1911-12; Honor Council, 1909-IO-II; Editor-in-Chief, Purple and White, 1911-12; President of " 13 " Club, 1910-11; Entered, 1908; Chosen Profession, Law. •Tin is known by its fruit. Fulton Thompson ' , B. A. Jackson, Miss. Kappa Sigma; G. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A. Captain Freshman Football Team, 1908; President Freshman Class, 1908-09; Photo- grapher Bobashela, 1908-09, 1909-10; Social Editor Purple and White, 1910-11; Anni- versary Orator G. L. S., 1910-11 ; Art Editor, Bobashela. 1911-12; Manager Senior Base- ball Team, 1911-12; Member of Boosters Club, and Science Club; Entered, 1908; Chosen Profession, Law. " A prope er ' s day. " shall William Nathaniel Thomas, B. A. D ' Lo, Miss. Phi Delta; G. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A. Anniversarian, G. L. S., 1912; Bus- iness Manager Commencement Courier, 1912; Millsaps Prohibition Debater; Mid-Session Orator G. L. S., 1909-10; Secretary Anni- versary G. L. S., 1909-10; Sophomore Con- test, 1909-10; President Anniversary G. L. S., 1910-11; Delegate Students Bible Con- ference, 1909-10; Commencement Debater G. L. S., 1910-11; Debaters Medal,- 1910- 11; Vice-President G. L. S. 1910-11; Southern Debater G L. S., 1911-12; Treasurer Preachers League, 1909-10; Vice- President Preachers League, igi 1- ' 12 ; Presi- dent of Founders Hall Club, 1909-10; Elected Business Manager of Founders Hall Club, 1911,12; Member of Millsaps Science Association; Entered, 1907; Chosen Profes- sion, Ministry. To do good rather than be conspicuous. " 25 Annie Bessie Whitsox. B. A. Jackson, Miss. Phi Zeta ; Gamma Delta Epsilon. Literary Editor Commencement Courier, 1 9 1 2 ; Assistant in English, 1910-11-12; Assistant in Latin, 1911-12; Secretary and Treasurer of Dramatic Club, i )ii-i2; En- tered, 1908. " My mind to e a kingdom is : Such perfect joy there I find. " Thomas Edison Lott, Kilmichael, Miss. Kappa Sigma; G. L. S. Class Baseball, igog- ' lO; V. M. C. A.; ' Varsity Baseball, igio- ' ll; Mid-session De- bater, igio- ' n; Age, 19; Chosen Profession, Civil Engineering. " 1 stand serenely calm and still, Resolved and self-possessed. " History of Senior Class HE history of mankind is the history of great men. The historj of the Senior Class is the history of the achievements of great men. Now that we stand as Seniors, we realize that the class of 12 is passing — passing from the mystic possibilities of college days into the stern realities of life, it is natural that we should pause a moment at the portal and cast lingering, farewell glance of retrospection towards those halls from which we are about to take our departure to enter a broader domain of usefulness. And as we look backward our memory calls into review the incidents which helped form the train of events that have occurred. It was in the fall of kjivS that this same band, si t in number, was forced to submit to the humiliation of being called Freshmen. This is the nightmare of student life, when one is brought face to face with new problems, new environments, and new difficulties, which require all the tact of a born diplomat to overcome. Our select band of sixty, towering above the common herd, stood the test ami branched out into every phase of college life. We made ourselves felt as a force, on the athletic field, in the society halls, and in the social world, as well as in the class room. When Fresh- men we were, as are all Freshmen, young and inexperienced, with much to learn, and as all Freshmen we suffered many falls and defeats. But as you know the defeats of yesterday make the success and achievements of to-morrow. Lack of space will not permit me to enumerate all the honors we won as Freshmen, suffice it to say that we surpassed every class that had preceded us. After a summer of recreation we returned to our old haunts, with all the dignity that our position as Sophomores demanded. This year we won honor and fame equal- ing, if not surpassing, that which we had gained the previous year. ( )n the athletic field we triumphed again, winning class football, baseball, and basketball champion- ship. Again our young orators held their hearers spell-bound with their eloquence. Again our gallants startled the social circles with their brilliancy. Hut good things cannot endure forever, so a college student cannot remain always in the blissful, ignorant state of a Sophomore. Again the cycle of time has turned, again we stand among the familiar scenes. But Oh! How changed is our position. Now we look with pity, for across the chapel at the infinitesimal Freshman and the insignificant Sophomore, for as Juniors we are entitled to occup) section two. We had all the hopes, aspirations and desires of a Junior, and as a reward for consistent and diligent work many of these desires have been fulfilled. As Juniors we again won fame in every phase of college life. Now comes the final chapter in this little drama, which has covered a space of four years, and which contains so many of the happiest days of our life. In many respects the last chapter is the most tragic. For now as Seniors we are about to go out into the world and seek our fortune. Four years this little band has stayed to- gether. Four years we have shared each others joys and sorrows. ' Tis hard to part. But whatever we do, wherever our road in life may lead, we can never forget the friendship made impregnable by four years ' association. Fred. B. Smith. Historian. 27 Class Will and Testament )ur predecessors in the days gone by Have willed everything beneath the sky. So we, without further argument, Submit this as our will and testament. All fees heretofore paid by us. Our excellent collection of " Jacks, " All tickets to Lyceum lectures, All vacant rooms in the " shacks " We will to " Mose. " All our note-books on Geology, Together with an assortment of rocks. Nine hundred varieties of Gastropods Nicely bound in Thompson ' s " socks, " We give to " Sully. " Our grades in Anglo-Saxon, Our Sophomore stories besides, The books from which they were copied Things about which we then lied, We leave to " Dippy. " The girlish giggle of Adams, " Long " Henderson ' s dignified air, The unlimited nerve of Bufkin, And Logue ' s suit of curly hair. We bequeath to future co-eds. All tricks, schemes and chicanery, Politics and ' cuss-words " galore. Private chats in the president ' s office, And the indomitable college bore. We donate to all lower classmen. 28 Just Twenty Years From Today Adam, who was the first man, On the 1 9 1 2 class roll, Has spent ten years in Africa Trying to save men ' s soul. J. W. Broom tried to rise, But politics " got his goat, " The last we heard of " Irish Jim " He was pilot on a boat. And now as proof emphatic That wonders never cease, Dan Bufkin has quit insurance, And his neighbors dwell in peace. Clark, G. C, practiced law Until nineteen twenty-eight, When he entered the political arena And became governor of his state. Clark, W. S., is now the owner, Of a good ten acre farm, At night he sits in a rocking chair With a young Clark on each arm. Miss Honeycutt is a teacher, And a good work has wrought, The faithful work of one like her, Can never come to naught. Lester Lewis, a capitalist, Now lives in a western town, He ' s changed in many ways perhaps, Hut still he says " John Broun. " Logue, Ullen F. has won his fame, With the " cat gut and the bow, " And has now retired to private life, In the mountains of Mexico. Morris ' s fame is now assured, Since the appearance of his book — " How to Remain on Friendly Terms Your Wife, And at the Same Keep the Cook. " with Peets began his life as a pedagog, " Teaching young ideas to shoot, " He married the daughter of a wealthy man, And got a nice little home to boot. Cooper is now a banker, And when he ' s allowed to choose, He wears the " swellest " clothes in town And patent leather shoes. Miss Dodds as a suffragette Has won immortal fame, And women for a thousand vears, Will magnify her name. I am sure you ' ve heard that Foster, Since he knocked Jack Johnson out, Has failed to find a single man. Who will meet him in a ten round bout. Then Green, E. H., old harmless Ed, Whom the co-eds did admire. Now leads his men at a reckless pace, Whenever there ' s a fire. Henderson,., long Walter F., Still measures out his pills, And swears he knows the remedy For all of human ills. Smith, the long, lean, lanky Fred, Has at last found his vocation, He has startled the critics of modern verse, By his " Power of Imagination. " R. E. Steen has made the longest step, Of any of the class thus far, From Editor of a patent weekly, To United States Senator. W. N. Thomas, the handsome man, Of the class of nineteen twelve, Is a presiding elder in Florida, And reports he ' s doing well. In a machine propelled by the rays of light, Fulton Thompson is visiting the moon, " If the rays suffice " so a wireless runs, " I ' ll return to the earth in June. " " Who is the singer? " the small boy asked, " For whose return you yell ' till you ' re hoarse, " " Who? " answered the man thus addressed, Annie Bessie Whitson, of course. 29 I Wonder If twenty years hence I should visit this place, An old boy forgotten, with dignified face. Now whom would 1 find in what was once my place? I wonder. Would old Father Ricketts meet me again With a face whose radiance is a condemnation of sin, And a grasp of the hand that has strengthened many men? I wonder. Would the old chapel bell strike the same old note? Would " Dippy " and " Toe " know the Lord ' s prayer by rote: Or would the college piano be old enough to vote? 1 wonder. Would Burton " E. ' 1 . " then be heard to say, " B observing the stars you can tell the time o ' day, " ( )r ' A ou ' ll never pass Trig flunking this way? " I wonder. Would " Mose " still teach his same T. A., Storm the heights of Troy in a startling way. Or lead out from Carthage without dismay? I wonder. Would the students in Physics know the laws of Motion. " So that, " " Red ' s, " " So then. " will cause no commotion. When he shifts them about to suit his own notion? 1 wonder. Would " l.r, er, this is important, " still float on the air. As Sully leaned back in his stool bottom chair. And gave a little lecture on how to grow hair 2 I wonder. Would he have the seniors on a Geological trip. Digging for specimens and working like rip. Investigating syncline, anticline and dip? I wonder. Would " Sis " still keep a political slate Based on conditions all over the state, Ami not give a darn when you come in late? I wonder. Would a new gymnasium have supplanted the old? Would it be supplied with horse, mat and pole? Or could the basketball team then pitch a goal? 1 wonder. Would the yells that I ' ve beard, and the dear old songs. Would the faces I ' e known so well and so long, All have yielded place to a stranger throng? I wonder. 30 P Editorial Board of Bobashela James Wesley Broom Harry Harm an Boswell Grover Cleveland Clark Fulton Thompson Thomas Wiley Lewis . Edward Hammond Green mounger favre adams Randolph Dillon Peets William Melvin Cain Frank Tomkeys Scott Editor-in-Chief Literary Editor Athletic Editor Art Editor Law Editor Club Editor Statistics Editor Business Manager Assistant Business Manager Assistant Business Manager 32 F.T Scoff. W.M. Cain. — ' 33 Millsaps Law Class, ' 11- ' 12 OFFICER I). H. Glass . C. S. LONGINO J. B. HOLYFIELD President Vice-President Secretary 54 Webster Millsaps Buie, Jackson, Miss. Graduate of Millsaps, K. A. Daniel Webster Bufkin, Barlow, Miss. Graduate of Literary Department ; Bus- iness Manager of Purple and White; Phi Delta. Edward Alexander Currie, Hattiesburg, Miss. Pi Kappa Alpha ; G. L. S. 35 David Henry Glass, Sallis, Miss. University of Mississippi, 191 1 ; Pi K. A. G. L. S. ii in Brogan Holyfield, Rose Hill, Miss. Pi. K. A. Walter Wadell James. Montrose, Miss. Mississippi College, 191O; Pi. K. A. 36 Thomas Wiley Lewis, Memphis, Tenn. Law Editor Bobashcla; Pi. K. A.; Sigma Upsilon. Charles Spurgeon Longino, Silver Creek, Miss. Mississippi College, 1908; Kappa Alpha. William Brooks Lucas, Macon, Miss. Phi Delta. 37 Joseph Isiah Smith, Monticello, Miss. in Male College, 1908. Joseph Clayton - Smith, Mendenhall, Miss. Circuit Clerk, Simpson County. William Thomas Sandifer. Star, Miss. 38 Johx Yettel, Jackson, Miss. Pi. K. A. Jethro Sparkman Vaught, Magnolia, Miss. Centenary College, 1902; Pi. K. A. John- Hillard O ' Neal, Pelahatchie, Miss. Mississippi College, 1909. William t . Womack, Brookhaven, Miss. Mississippi Legislator. 39 John Elliot Brantox. Jr. Burdette, Miss. Kappa. Alpha. David Hustox Streetmax, Smithville, .Miss. laldand Normal Institute. Theodore R. Wii.loughbv, West Columbia, Mississippi. 40 Law Department VV. P. Backstrom, Richton, Miss. College Graduate; County Superintendent of Education. Thomas Stuart Bratton, Holly Springs, Miss. University of Mississippi, 1909. John Fleet Burrow, Prentiss, Miss. Lebanon University, 1909; University of Tennessee, 1909; Pi. K. A. G. R. CoPELAXDj Stuart Hampton Dizon. George Austin Hobbs, State Senator. Birmingham, Alabama. Centerville, Mis;,. Brookhaven, Miss. 41 JUNIORS 43 Junior Class Newton. Miss. Honor Council, 1911-12; Ellisville. Miss. 1908-10, 11-12; President Track Manager, 1908-09; 1 909- 1 o. Jackson, Miss. Bosvvell, Harry Harmon Kosciusko, Miss. Kappa Alpha; Special Reporter Purple and White, 1910-11 ; Baseball Manager, 1911-12; President Athletic Association, 1911-12; Vice-President V. M. C. A.; Anniversary Orator L. L. S., 1911-12; Representative to Crystal Springs Chautauqua, 1911-12; Literary Editor of Bobashela. Cain, William Melvin Dead Lake, Miss. G. L. S. ; . M. C. A.; Assistant Business Manager Annual, 1911-12; Hendrix College Debater, 1911-12; Vice-President Class, 1911-12. Honevcltt. Julian Bernard ...... Jackson, Miss. L. L. S.; ' V. M. C. A. ]oll Richard Irwin ...... L. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A.; Class Football, 1911-12; Commencement Debater L. L. S., 1911-12. Kirkland. Johns Burrus ..... Pi. K. A.; L. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A.; ' Varsity Football L. L. S., 191 1-12; ' Varsity Basketball, 1911-12; Assistant Business Manager Purple and White Moore, George Hver Kappa Alpha; L. L. S. ; Special Reporter Purple and White, 1911-12; Treasurer of Science Club; ' Varsity Basketball. [910-11; Class Football, 1911-12. Morse, William Eugene ....... Jackson. Miss. Phi Delta; G. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A.; ' Varsity Baseball, 1909-12; ' Varsity Foot- ball, 1910-11, 1911-12; Captain Football, 1911-12; Captain Baseball. 191 I- 12; ' Varsity Basketball, 1909-10; President G L. S., 1911-12; Commence- ment Debater G. L. S., 1911-12; Athletic Editor Purple and White, 1 9 1 o- 1 1 . Lampton. Samuel Benjamin Pi. Kappa Alpha; L. L. S. ; L. L. S. Montgomery. William Bradley .... Phi Delta; L. L. S. ; Secretary Honor Council, 1910-11 L. L. S., 1911-12; Secretary Shack Club, 1911-12. Lester, Herbert Hamilton ...... Oakley Scholarship Prize, 1910-11. Linfield, Janie BARROW ....... Phi Zeta ; Assistant in Mathematics. Reynolds, Omar Marion ...... G L. S. ; Y. M. C. A.; Track. 1910-11 Latin, 1911-12; Thirteen Club. Scott, Frank Tomkeys M. C. A.; Thirteen Club Tylertown, Miss. Vice-President of Mi, Honor Council Pontotoc. Miss. -Session Debater Jackson, Miss. Biloxi, Miss. Taylorsville, Miss. 191 1-12 : Assistant in Jackson, Miss. Pi Kappa Alpha; L. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A.; Local Editor Purple and White. 1910- 11; Mid-Session Debaters Medal, 1910-11; Assistant Business Manager of Annual, 1911-12; President of Thirteen Club; Southern L ' niversity De- bater, nil 1 -1 2. Smith. Lucy Hortense Miss Sophomore Chemistry Medal, 1910-11 Weems, Tames Thompson . L. L. S.; Y. M. C. A.; Oakley Sch, White , 1911-12. Wroten. James Dansey Phi Delta; G. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A. Medal 1910-] 1 ; Commencement Larship rnze; Local Jackson. Miss. Sun. Miss. Editor Purple and Duck Hill. Miss. Freshman Medal. 1909-10 ; Sophomore Debater G. L. S.. iqio-ii: Assistant Business Manager of Annual. 1910-11 ; Anniversary Orator G. L. S., 191 I- 12; President of G. L. S.. 1911-12; Alternate to M. 1. O. A. and M. C A., 191 1-12. 44 45 Class of ' 13 3T?$J " .-■ " " " N this day of histories of all important bodies and events, it is just an ' !, t r! - " expedient that we, the Junior Class, should leave to future students the 2w? kwSr record of our deeds, as a light by which their feet may be guided when the shall liave crossed this threshold. These accomplishments have been main and varied, but we have space here for recording o.nlv a few t the principal ones. It was in the fall of ' 09 that our noble class of forty-three burst into Millsaps life. Thej ' were a determinded set of fellows, men of action, who afterwards proved themselves makers of history, indeed. In the literary societies our men displayed oratorical talent and aptness for debate. More than once were the steady Seniors and the defiant Juniors vanquished b the mighty tongue of the Freshman, while the Sophomores, awe-stricken, looked on with wonder and amazement. In the class-room we surpassed all former records. In athletics also we played no meager part since we furnished men for the ' Varsitj team, both baseball and football. ( )n returning in 10 we found that only thirty-one of our original number had come hack. et, undaunted we entered our Sophomore year with our determination fixed, our purpose formed. Our members showed remarkable ability as members of the " Bobashela " and the " I ' m pie and White " Staffs. In athletics, literary societies, ami in the class room we eclipsed all former records. Having thus laid the founda- tion, deep and strong, we were exceptional h well prepared tor the hardships and trials ot a J umor ' s lite. On re-entering college in ' ll, general disorder seemed to reign in the ranks of all classes. Man) of our number positiveh refused to indentify themselves with the Junior class, declaring their preference for the Sophomore. On the other hand many " would be " Seniors, attracted by our congeniality and good-fellowship remained with us. thus swelling our number to twenty-two. Thus our class is composed ot the most illustrious men of school, and is furnishing leaders in all phases of college activity. 1 hough we all doubtless think of our Junior year as the happiest and most instructive of our college career, nevertheless, let us resolve that this shall not end our course, but that we will meet each other here again in the fall of 1912. S. B. Lampton. Historian. 46 Sophomore Class COLORS Orange and Red MOTTO " Make others think you know " OFFICERS President A. W. Garraway Vice-President Secretary Birdie Grey Steen Treasurer Stella G. McGehee Historian 47 Class Roll Ard, John Redding Matthews ..... Brookhaven, Miss. Pi Kappa Alpha; L. L. S. Adams. Jesse Hunt ........ Ripley, Miss. Phi Delta; L. L. S. ; Class Football, iyio- ' l l- ' l2. Baley. Sai.i.ie Whitfield ...... Jackson, Miss. Phi Zeta. Bradford. Emm Lucile ....... Tackson. Mis . Phi Zeta. Bill. Hlnrv Marvin ........ Braxton, Miss. G. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A.; ' Varsity Basketball. Burks, Buford Singleton ...... Bedford City. Va. Kappa Sigma; Y. M. C. A.; ' Varsity Baseball, igio- ' n- ' i2; President Tennis Association, 191 i- " i2. Chisol.m, John Wright ....... Tackson. Miss. G. L. S.; Y. M. C. A. Chichester, Robert Roup. ...... Edwards, Miss. Kappa Sigma; G. L. S. ; Historical Club; ' Varsity Football, 1909-12; Manager of Football, 191 i- ' i2. Clifford, Victor Granbery ...... Yazoo, City. Miss. Phi Delta; L. L. S. ; Y. VI. C. A.; ' Varsity Football, 1910- ' I i- ' i 2. Cooper. Thomas Melvin ....... Jackson, Miss. Kappa Alpha, L. L. S. Colmer. William Meyers ....... Gulfport, Miss. Pi Kappa Alpha; L. L. S. ; . M. C. A.; Thirteen Club; Assistant Business Manager Purple and White, igio- ' ll ; ' Varsity Track, igog- ' io- ' ll ; Track Manager, 1910- ' ] i- ' i2; Oatriots Day Orator, ujog- ' io; President of Tennis Association; Clerk of Honor Council, igio- ' ll; Local Editor Purple and White, 101 1- 12; Commencement Debater of L. L. S., 1911-12; Assistant Manager of Baseball, 191 1- ' 12. Crisler, Charles Weems ....... Jackson. Miss. Pi Kappa Alpha : L. L. S. Crockett. Servetus Love ........ Tyro, Miss. G. L. S. ; Freshman Medal, igio- ' n; Medal Morehead Debate, 1911-12; President Freshman Class, igio- ' n; President Prentiss Literary Society. Foster. Bex Franklin ....... Jackson. Mi- . Pi Kappa Alpha; Y. M. C. A.; Triangular Debater. Garraway. Aurelius West Bassheld. Miss. Phi Delta; Y. M. C. A.; G. L. S. ; ' Varsity Basketball. igio- ' n- ' l2; Millsaps Triangular Debater; Assistant Business Manager Purple and White, 1911- ' 12; Vice-President Class, igu- ' i2. Galloway, Hervey L. . . . . . . . . . Miss. Kappa Sigma; ' Varsity Baseball, igiO- ' ll- ' l2. Harmon, Noland Bailey Hazelhurst, Miss. Kappa Sigma; G. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A.; Captain of Track Team, ioio- ' ii ; State Championship Pole Vaulter, igio- ' ll; Commencement Debater G. L. S.. I ' M 11-2 : Y. M. C. A. Editor of Purple anil White, Ulll- ' u; President of G. L. S., I9ii- ' i2; Class President, i«ni- ' i2; ' Varsity Basketball, ign- ' i2. Harkiv, Swepson Fleetwood ...... Tupelo. Miss. Phi Delta; G. L. S. ; L. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A.; ' Varsity Football, igio- ' ll : Greek Instructor, I9li- ' l2; Class Football, 1911-12; Captain " " arsity Basketball Team, 191 1-12. 4S Henderson, Bessie Lee Winnsboro I a Phi Zeta. Howard, Rosa Bonheur ....... Jackson Miss G. L. S.; Y. M. C. A. Howe, Donald W. Jackson, Miss. Huntington, John William Pontotoc, Miss. Pi Kappa Alpha; Secretary L. L. S., i )ii- ' i2. Lott, Willie Robert Kilmichael, Miss. Kappa Sigma; G. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A. Lancaster, R. V., Jr Jackson, Miss. ' Varsity Football, I ' jii- ' u. Lassiter, Henry T. ...... . McHenry, Miss. Pi Kappa Alpha. Lewis, Flora Broad ........ Fort Scott, Kan. Phi Zeta; Class Poet, igio- ' u ; Class Treasurer, 191 1-12. Matthis, William Chester ....... Petal, Miss. Phi Delta; G. L. S. ; Historical Club. McGehee, Stella Galloway Woodville, Miss. Phi Zeta; Class Historian, igio- ' i i- ' l2 ; Sponsor M. I. ( ). A., igio- ' ii ; Histori- cal Club. McGee, Frank Howard Jackson, Miss. L. L. S.; Y. M. C. A.; Mid-Session Debater L. L. S., I9ll- ' i2. Philips. John Fyrer Belle Prairie, Miss. Kappa Alpha, L. L. S. Ray, Oi.in ......... Holcomb, Miss. Phi Delta; L. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A. Russell, Flave J Puckett, Miss. L. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A. Savage. David Jackson ...... Mathiston, Miss. G. L. S.; Y. M. C. A.; Thirteen Club; Vice-President G. L. S., ign- ' ia; Mid- Session Debater G. L. S., 1911-12; Chairman of Bible Study Committee, 191 1 -T 2 ; Masonic Club, 1911-12; Assistant Business Manager Purple and White, igi i- ' i2. Selby, Robert Elvin ....... Russellville, Miss. L. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A.; President Mid-Session Debate, 191 1 - T a ; Secretary Honor Council, 191 1 - i 2. Steen, Robert Edward Pearl, Miss. Phi Delta; G. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A.; Moorehead Debater. Steen, Birdie Grey ........ Jackson, Miss. Phi Zeta; Sponsor Track Team, igio- ' ii; Sponsor M. C. A.; igio- ' ii; Class Secretary, 191 1- ' 12. Wasson, James Carlisle ....... Ethel, Miss. G. L. S. ; Secretary Y. M. C. A.; Class Football, igio- ' ii; ' Varsity Football, 191 1- ' l2. West, Noland Frederick ....... Sardis, Miss. Kappa Sigma; ' Varsity Baseball, 1910-1 1-12 ; ' Varsity Football, igio- ' ii; Class Football, igil- ' l2. Willingham, Thomas C. .... . . . . . Eupora, Miss. G. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A. Ward, James Walter ....... Edwards, Miss. Kappa Sigma; ' Varsity Baseball, 191 I -12. +9 Sophomore Class History " Sophomore " — that word itself seems full of importance, wisdom and grandeur. It is the goal for which we strove all last year. How far away it seemed then and how infinitely long and dark looked the road to Seniordom. But we were onlv green Freshies, who called the professors " Mister " and couldn ' t find our way to the class rooms. Millsaps seemed to us enormous, and Jackson looked to our unaccustomed eyes like New York City. How different it was to come hack this year as old men with a record behind us to be proud of, and a class which is acknowledged to be the best in school. We felt as if we owned the world. Long ago we had forgotten that we were ever Freshmen. How could we have been so ignorant and green ! It is true that our ranks are thinned this year. Some have gone elsewhere to make their mark in the world, while some we have generously given to the Freshmen, to initiate them into the mysteries of " Trig " and " T. A. " Although these have left us, we have found new, but loyal men to take their places. In class work we are unexcelled. But why should we speak of this, for surely everyone has heard Dr. Swartz ' s loud praises of this Sophomore Latin Class, and Dr. Sullivan ' s expressions of wonder at our brilliancy in Chemistry. It is the same old story heard last year; we are simph " sharks " at everything. In athletics we have accomplished wonders. In football we have come off victors on every field of battle and have easily won the honors. More members from our class made the ' Varsity team than from any other class. Our men in basketball, tennis, track work, and baseball have astonished Millsaps by their wonderful skill. Too much cannot be said or written of this brilliant class, and our Junior historian has m profound pity for the task which lies before him, when next year he attempts to enumerate the many wonderful things accomplished by us. I cannot begin to do this class justice in writing its history, but I can say to each Sophomore that you can certainly rejoice in the fact that you are in this class and can enjoy the fame and glory of 11)14. S. G. M.. Historian. 50 W . ' V ct n 8MA LV Freshman Class COLORS Green and Blue MOTTO " Hitc h your wagon to ; star " OFFICERS [ack Brewer President T. A. Chichester Vice-President Miss Charlie Nimmo Secretary Eleanor T. Lewis Historian 52 Freshman Class Roll Albritox, Emanuel ........ D ' Lo, Miss. G. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A. Applewhite, Raymond Clyde ...... Vaiden, Miss. Kappa Sigma. Bailey, Martin Joseph ....... Jackson, Miss. G. L. S. ; Track, igiO- ' li; ' Varsity Football, igiO- ' li. Bennett, Henry Clayton .. Maidson, Miss. G. L. S. Barrier, Lexard ....... Rolling Fork, Miss. Kappa; Sigma; G. L. S. ; Preparatory Football, igiO- ' li. Bluett, Charles Huntington Yazoo City, Miss. Phi Delta; L. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A.; ' Varsity Football, ign- ' i2. Borum, Winston Fontaine ...... Jackson, Miss. L. L. S. Boykin, Solomon R. ....... . Puckett, Miss. G. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A. Brewer, Jack White ...... Black Hawk, Miss. Kappa Sigma; L. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A.; President P. L. S., igiO- ' l2; Class President. Bbight, K. A. ........... Miss. G. L. S.; Y. M. C. A. Broom, Knox McLeod ........ Daisy, Miss. G. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A. Brumfield, William Ottis ...... Tylertown, Miss. Pi Kappa Alpha; G. L. S. Bridges, William Parkham ...... Jackson, Miss. L. L. S.; Y. M. C. A.; Class Football. Bullock, Clarence ........ Florence, Miss. G. L. S.; Y. M. C. A. Burns, Walter Scott ...... New Orleans, La. G. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A.; Treasurer G. L. S., ign- ' i2; Basketball, igio- ' i i- ' i2. Burks, Rutherford B. ...... . Booneville, Miss. G. L. S.; Y. M. C. A. Cain, Johx Buford ....... Dead Lake, Miss. G ' L. S. ; Y. M. C. A. Cassibry, Napoleon LePoint Gulfport, Miss. Phi Delta; G. L. S. ; Y. M. C, A.; Class Football, igog- ' lO; ' Varsity Baseball, igog- ' io- ' i i- ' i2 ; ' Varsity Football, iqii- ' i2. Case, Hal Franklin ....... Stonewall, Miss. Phi Delta; G. L. S. Camack, Edgar E Rolling Fork, Miss. Case, Clarence Crosby ...... Brookhaven, Miss. L. L. S. Chichester, Thomas A Edwards, Miss. Kappa Sigma; G. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A.; Vice-President of Class. 53 Inverness. Miss. New Albanv, Miss. Hickory, Miss. Columbus. Miss. Forrest. Miss. Clark, Clyde Columbus ...... Hattiesburg. Miss. G. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A. Coxdrey, Jack ...... . . . Amory, Mis-. Kappa Alpha; ' Varsity Baseball, 1011-12. Crislkr. James Dunton ....... Yicksbure. Miss. L. L. S. Crouch. Thomas M yo ....... Madison, Miss. G. L. S.; Y. M. C. A. Crook. Edward B rry ....... Meridian. Miss. Kappa Sigma; G. L. S. ; ' Varsity Football, i )ii- ' i2. Duncan. William Marion ..... Evans, Howard McTyeire .... Pi Kappa Alpha; G. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A. Everett, Walter Norman ...... . M. C. A. Fant, Gordon Preston ..... Gained, Andrew Grover ..... L. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A. Gaddis, Jack T. ........ Bolton, Mi s. Kappa Alpha; L. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A.; ' Varsity Football, I9ll- ' l2. Gathings, [oseph R. ....... . Parchman, Miss. Phi Delta. Harmon, Robert Howe ...... Hazelhurst Miss. Kappa Sigma; G. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A.; ' Varsity Basketball; Class Football. Harris, George Vernon ...... icksburg, Miss. Y. M. C. A. Harrison. Grandville Waiter ...... Lodi. Miss. L. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A. Hathorn, Vernon Burkit ...... Bassfield, Miss. Phi Delta; G. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A.; Class Football. 1000- ' io- ' i i- ' i 2 ; Class Base- ball, igog- ' io. Henry, Robert T. ....... Winona, Miss, G. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A. Jackson, Lester Harmon ....... Carrolton, Miss, Pi Kappa Alpha; L. L. S. ; ' Varsity Football; ' Varsity Club. Jones. Jesse Fred. ..... . . . Inverness, Miss, Kappa Sigma; (i. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A.; Honor Council, iom- ' i2; Class Presi- dent, igio- ' u; President P. L. S., igio- ' n. Jones. Robert Wesley . . . .... Madison. Miss, G. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A.; Secretary G. I.. S., 101 [- ' 12; ' Varsity Baseball, iooo- ' io. Johnson, Sam J., Jr . . . Jackson. Miss Kappa Sigma; L. I.. S. ; Y. M. C. A.; Class Football. Johnson. William Wii n ....... Sibleton, Miss Johnson, W. Stennis ....... McComb, Miss, Kappa Sigma; Class Treasurer. Keister. McFealton Pinola, Miss Lewis. Fi.anor Th tchor ...... Little Rock. Ark Phi Zeta ; Vice-President Class, igio- ' u; Class Historian. 1011-12. Mangum, Walter Lee ....... Braxton. Miss L. L. S.; ' Varsit Basketball. 54 McMillan, Telula .... Kappa Mu. Millican, Robert Edvvakd Class Football, igio- ' n. Moore. Waldo Wightman G. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A. Montgomery, Robert Noblix . Kappa Sigma. Murrah. Fames T Pi Kappa Alpha; Y. M. C. A. Nimmo, Charlie ..... Phi Zeta ; Class Secretary. Norwood, Stanley Atkinson Kappa Sigma; G. L. S. ; Class Football O ' Doxxell. William McGehee . Patterson. Hiram [. . V. M. C. A. Parker, Virginia Drane Pleasant, Frank .... Rogers, W. C, Jr L. L. S. ; Secretary L. L. S. Rogers, Herbert Graham . Kappa Alpha ; L. L. S. Russell. Minor ..... Sargeant. Samuel Stegall Kappa Alpha ; G. L. S. ; Selbv. H. C. L. L. S.; Y. M. C. A Manager, i«iii- ' i ; Sophomore Footba Sessions, Vatentine Hunter . Y. M. C. A. Smith, Dudley . . . . . . Thompson, James Wilkinson . Tucker, K. G. Tucker, A. S. . Tucker, L. A. .... Watkixs, James Golden Kappa Alpha ; ' Varsitj Football Team. Witt, Lynn Adolphos . . . . Kappa Alpha. Wilbourx. James F Kappa Alpha. Williams, Claude A. .... L. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A. Willoughbry, Julian .... Kappa Alpha. M. C. A. Freshman Football, 1910- ' ! I Jackson, Miss. Jackson, Miss. Saucier, Miss. Jackson, Miss. Aberdeen, Miss. Centerville, Miss. Wilson, La. Sanford, Miss. Monticello, Miss. Jackson, Miss. M inter City, Miss. Lexington, Miss. New Albany Miss. Macon, Miss. GilwOOd, Miss. Brookhaven, Miss. Property Baseball Jackson, Miss. Jackson, Miss. Jackson, Miss. Can, Miss. Can, Miss. Can, Miss. Hattiesburg, Miss. Long Beach, Miss. Pickens, Miss. Union, Miss. Brookhaven, Miss. 55 Freshman Class History WHEN Millsaps College opened in September, and old fellows were joyously greeting each other with heart} ' grips, there was seen a motley crowd of individuals who. although they were looked upon with critical and indif- ferent stares by the " Sophs " and Juniors, managed to assemble in the Chapel where thev sat, wild-eyed, wondering, and quaking. Thus again in the annals of our college, the history of that most wonderful and indispensable factor of college life — a Freshman Class, is begun. These Freshmen were not as the common herd which in former years had pre- ceeded them. Although at first they may have appeared somewhat green and home- sic k, ere long marked improvements were seen to have taken place in their demeanor. For instance, they have become accustomed to hearing the bell, to seeing side- walks, trains, and the many wonders of civilization. They have progressed so far as to cut classes without an axe, to vote a straight ticket in an election, and some have even passed the catalogue exam. As has been said before. Freshmen are indispensable to all phases of college life. Were it not for them, the big Sophomore would have about eleven-tenths of the enjoy- ments of his nf v pinnacle taken from him. The Junior is a better Junior for having once been a Freshman. The Senior, who was never a Freshman, misses half of the joy in getting his diploma. The Athletit Association draws its fresh, vigorous recruits from the ranks of the Freshman Class. Realizing that the proudest moment of their life — that in which they were first called COLLEGE MEN — had arrived, the class of is, soon after entering college, plunged into the different phases of colege life. In the ' l . M. C. A., the Athletic Association, the Literary Societies, and elsewhere their influence has been felt. Al- though at this writing their ability on the track and in baseball has not been tested, they are proud of the fact that they furnished six men for the ' Varsity Football Team. The Freshmen feel that they have a historj of which they may be justly proud and, as the session draws to a close, thev are eagerh awaiting the summer vacation when the will have nothing to do but inform their friends in the different parts of the state concerning the latest rules in athletics, and explain to them how much they missed b never attending Millsaps. Historian. 57 Special Students Lester, Daisy ....... Sullivan, Curran Watts .... Kappa Alpha; L. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A. Talbot, John Marshall ..... L. L. S. ; Member Mississippi Legislature, 1912. Williams, Jefi-th Lytte . . . . . Phi Zeta. Shelton, Dupree ...... Jackson. Mis Hattiesburg, Mis Forkner. Miss. Carthage. Mi Hazlehurst, Miss s8 A Mishap I found her in the apple tree, Swinging, singing merrily. She was, indeed, a charming miss, Perched in this, the apple tree like She wouldn ' t come down, so nothing prevented My going up, since she consented. Did I enjoy it? Truly ' twas bliss, Perched in like this, the apple tree Sitting there, lovingly, swinging our feet, Our bliss was doomed to be short and sweet — The cursed limb broke as I grabed for a kiss, And we fell out the SIl|J 3 Vl S ' J TH.£t COLDS 60 CO-ED ROLL Emma Lucile Bradford Sallie Whitfield Bailey Nellie Calhoun Dodds Bessie Lee Henderson Malica Levada Honeycutt Rosa Bonheur Howard Jannie Barrow Linfield Daisy Lester Flora Broad Lewis Elinor Thatcher Lewis Telula McMillan Stella Galloway McGehee Charlie Nimmo Virginia Parker Lucy Hortense Smith Birdie Grey Steen Annie Bessie Whitson Jeffie Lytte Williams Lexicon A Affection — A ticklish feeling that you can ' t scratch. Apple-pie — A dish much longed for, but seldom seen by the Preps at the Dormitory. Apoplexy — A disease common on the campus about the last of January and May. Arkansas — A wild and wooly region lately expored by the Seniors. B Baby-elephant — Blewett. Blue — Universal college color for two weeks after school opens. Bull-neck — A very common article with very staying qualities. c Check — A highly appreciated note from father. Circus — An exhibition of women and wild animals much patronized by some of the faculty and a few students. u Dip — A thing oft sought after, but seldom found. Dormitory — A palatial palisade for providing penal punishment for poor Preps. E Easter — The day for sporting new suits and checked socks. F Friends — Very common things just before elections. G Grab — A game played at every boarding house three times a day. Grind — An art cultivated to the extreme by several students. H Hard-tacks — Flat, circular, things promulgated at the beginning of each meal at the Dormitory. Impudence — This is pretty general, but the author has not been able to investigate the subject thoroughly. J Juniors — A bunch of small bodies with very large heads. Kiss — A Sunday night pastime for two. Board of Information — M. F. Adams Chairman. " Kail-button " — An instrument for turning off the light. Ask Henderson. Life — A popular weekly. Livingston — A human biped of the Orange-outang type. M M. 1. O. A. — Millsaps Independent Order of Athletes. 02 News — See Purple and While. Observatory — A silk-worm nursery and spider-web warehouse. 1 be author refuses tu divulge any further secrets. Politics — A scheme which, if carried out right, leads onto fame and office. Pugilism — A pastime formerly pursued at the Linfielil House, now general. Purple mid II kite — A weekly publication containing news of all kinds, latest arrivals, newest inventions, tram schedules, and advertisements. Q Question — That by which the Professors find out what you don ' t know. R Racket — Result of altercation between Cooper House and the Shack boys. Also used in playing tennis. Rubber — Chief essential of a Freshman ' s neck. Steal — Removal by night of chickens, gates, pumpkins, and apples without the owner ' s consent. Consult Dr. Swartz or Mrs. Quin. I. A. — Latest and most profuse eruptions on the Latin verb. Often used, more often abused. Lmiverse — Millsaps College and vicinity. V Verdant — Freshman class generally, K. M. Broom in particular. Vacuum — Senior knowledge concerning Astronomy. w Waffles — Unheard oi up to the present time. X X-tra — A possible cure for those who bust. Y ellow — A streak in some boys ' backbone, visible during football practice. Z Zero — Result of the question asked bj the Professor if you don ' t know. Zoraster — A heavenly body. 63 Galloway Literary Society Founded October 8, 1 892 MOTTO " Know Thy Opportunity " OFFICERS PRESIDENTS First Term Second Term Third Term Fourth Term D. D. Cameron W. E. Morse J. D. Wroten X. B. Harmon VICE-PRESIDENTS S. B. Lampton D. J. Savage W. M. Cain O. M. Reynolds SECRETARIES R. W. Jones V. R. Lott T. C. Willingham W. O. Brumfield TREASURES W. S. Burns W. S. Burns D. J. Savage D. J. Savage SPEAKERS W. N. Thomas .......... Anniversarian J. D. Wroten ......... Anniversary Orator W. C. Matliis ........ Mid-Session Orator W. M. Cain ...... Millsaps-Hendrix College Debater J. C. Wasson{ Mid-Session Debaters D. J. Savage N. B. Harmon [ Commencement Debaters W. E. Morse B. F. Foster i Triangular Debater- A. W. Garraway] Albritton, E. E. Bennett, H. C. Bell, H. M. Boykin, S. R. Broom, J. W. Broom, K. M. Bullock, C. Burks, R. B. Burns, W. S. Bright, E. A. Broomfield, W. Cain. J. B. Cain, W. M. MEMBERS Cameron, D. I). Clark, C. C. Evans, H. M. (larraway, A. W. Henry, R. T. Harmon. N. B. Harmon, R. H. Howe, 1). W. Hathorn, V. B. Jones, J. F. Jones, R. W. Lampton, S. B. Lott, W. R. I.otr, T. E. Mathis, W. C. Morse, W. E. Moore, W. V. ODonald, W. N. Reynolds, O. M. Russell, F. J. Steen, R. E. Sargent, S. S. Savage, D. J. Thomas. W. N. Wroten, J. D. Williamham, T. 1 Wasson. J. C. 04 GALLOWAY LITERARY SOCIETY ' S Galloway Literary Society History THF. earth has swung around its orbit again; Millsaps College has rushed through another session ; the Galloway Literary Society is one year older. Proud are we of the fact that we can add another successful year to the long list of glorious ones that the society has enjoyed in the past. When we assembled for the Hist meeting of this year, we listened in vain for some of the voices that had thrilled us in days of yore. They were gone; and into our hands the responsibility had been placed of carrying on our society to loftier heights of glory. Hut the time was not long before reinforcements came to us in the new men who entered our ranks. These men, coming as raw material, for awhile engaged our attention; but the soon came under the Galloway influence and now, one and all, heart and hand, they stand loyal Galloways. After we had received the last initiate into our ranks, we delighted each one by " unanimously " electing him monthtj orator. Then each Freshie made his maiden speech to the societj — no doubt it had won honor and glory for him before on many a hard fought day. This is the time of the year when everyone comes to the meetings and fines are paid — mostly. Elections comes, before which those same Freshmen are as popular with the upper classmen candidates as a translation of Livy is with the members of the Sophomore Latin class. Christmas and the holidays arrive, sometimes making feaful gaps in our ranks — and our energy. But at the Mid-Session we are up in arms to defend the old Galloway, for in the past years a large share of honors have been ours on these occasions. rime rolls on, punctuated at intervals by such great occasions as when Moore in sworn in and Linn itt reads the minutes. Spring now approaches and we send our men to tight for us against other colleges. The crown- ing work ot the year, the commencement occasion in now on us, and we are ready for another clash with our sister society. Thus the year has gone by. A Litcran Society, like a nation, must be judged by the men who compose it. Judged by this standard, the Callow a Literary Society has nothing to fear. We have men in our ranks, who are giants m all departments of college activities. And when on departing, their mantels tall, he assured that among those who catch them shall he man} Galloways. " Sparta ' s citizens are her bulwarks, " said the Laceedamonian King. The strength of the Galloway Literan Societj is her men. N. B. Harmon. Jr.. ' 14. (,(, CA-T TFUS • SCENES 67 Lamar Literary Society Founded October 15, 1892 MOTTO " Nulla palma sine labore " OFFICERS First Term Second Term Third Term Fourth Term PRESIDENTS G. C. Clark R. D. Peets J. B. Kirkland U. F. Logue VICE-PRESIDENTS j. B. Kirkland M. F. Adams R. I. Jolly Olin Ray SECRETARIES J. V. Huntington V. C. Rogers C. A. Williams J. B. Honeycutt TREASURES C. W. Sullivan C. W. Sullivan F. H. McGee F. H. McGee SPEAKERS R. E. Steen H. H. Boswell . F. B. Smith F. H. McGee A. G. Gainey J R. I. Jolly W. M. Colmerj F.T. Scott Y.. H. Green] Aid, J. R. M. Adams. M. F. Blewett, C. H. Boswell, H. H. Bufkin, D. W. Case, C. C. Clark, G. C. Clark, V. S. Coper, M. W. Cooper, T. M. Coggin, W. C. Colmer, V. M. Clifford, ' . G. MEMBERS Crisler, J. I). Ferguson, V. A. Gainey, A. G. Green, E. H. Harrison, G. W. Huntington, J. W. Honeycutt, J. B. Jackson. I.. H. Jolly, R. I. Kirkland. J. B. Logue, I ' . F. McGee, F. H. Montgomery, W. B. Anniversarian Anniversary Orator Millsaps-Hendrix College Debater A lid-Session Debaters Commencement Debater 1 Triangular Debaters Patterson. H. F. Peets. R. D. Ray, O. Rodgers. W. C. Russell. M. Selb , H. C. Selby, R. E. Sessions. V. H. Scott. F. T. Smith, F. B. Steen, R. E. Sullivan, C. VV. Talbot. J. M. Williams. C. A. 6 9 The Lamar Literary Society WK believe that we can say, without fear of contradiction, that the Literary Societies of Millsaps College, by producing the men who have represented her m the VI. 1. ). A. and the various Chautauquas, have done more towards placing her in her enviable position among the foremost colleges of the State than am other one thing. To all acquainted with the history of the Lamar Literary Society, it is a known fact that she has done more than her share in this great work.. For a period of six or seven years she was called upon to furnish a representative to the State Oratorical Contest, and a majority of the representatives to the Chautauquas. At the same time she lias never failed to receive her share of honors at home. The past has gone down in history, the present interests us more. The session ot H)ii- ' i2 started off under the most auspicious circumstances with the largest enroll- ment in the histon of the society. All of our most promising under-graduates re- turned. These, with the new members, who at this early date have shown themselves worths Lamars, can be depended upon to uphold our banner whenever called upon. Although our annual election at the beginning of the session was somewhat marred by a little too much politics, we believe that in the end we have selected an able set of men to represent us before the public. )ur members this year seem to he abiding h the laws and regulations better than ever before. The attendance, as a rule, has been good. The cheerfulness and willing- ness with which the) have performed their labors, show that, evidently, they have kept always in mind our motto, " Nulla palama sine lahore. " G. H. M.. ' 13. : • .A 4 ,„,.. ' ... -TMOTC R» ,n t Si? HIS MASTERS VOJCE , The Janitor THERE was silence in the room after the girl ' s last words. Her tone had con- veyed so much to him. " Ti ou a janitor. O Webb, not that. " Webb Smithson raised his head quickly. " Well, Annie. " he said. " I can see no disgrace in that. I must go to Millsaps and I must have a college education. They have offered me the position of janitor which will pay my expenses and leave me opportunity to do my college work well. I am sorry you feel as you do, for I selected Millsaps because you are going there as a Co-ed. If you do not care to asosciate with a janitor, you neet not feel yourself obliged to do so. " He stood up quickly, a tall, manly hoy. though his handsome face was now flushed with anger. " 1 can see no degradation in honest work, " he told her. " ou have before this been my inspiration, Annie; you have spurred me on when perhaps I would have listened to others and gone to work on the farm with father. He needs me, but I can- not give up my ambition. My dream always has been this college education. " " O Webb, I understand it ail. " she said, " but is there no other work vou can get? Think of Senator Henry Mason ' s daugther engaged to a janitor. Can ' t you see how rediculous that would be ' . Do try for my sake to get some other work. I could never be seen anywhere with you. Webb, can ' t you understand? What is it? Don ' t look at me like that. " She had never seen that expression on his face. In his eyes was the look of a wounded animal. " There is no need of discussing this matter. If you feel like this I will never tell that I knew you before. We will meet at Millsaps as strangers, hut you shall respect me yet. " " I do feel this wa and 1 can ' t help it. Webb. " she said as she held out the little ring he had given her. " " 1 am sorry, he said, simply taking the little token from her hand. 11. The excitement and confusion of classification was over, and Annie, as she sat in Chapel that morning, had the same feeling of bewilderment that many a Co-ed before her had felt at the sea of boys ' faces around her and the prospect of work ahead. She 72 sat m the Freshman section, and across the way, as a Junior, she saw the strong hand- some face of the janitor. She noticed with a little pang that his clothes, though clean, were old and worn, showing the evidence of the brushing to which he had subjected them so often. But what a brow he had, what eyes and what a look of intelligence on his handsome face. She sighed unconsciously as she thought that he would never be anything to her again. She passed him several times that day, twice in the library where he was tending the furnace and again as he was sweeping the walks. Annie could not help looking at him, but if he saw her or felt her presence, his face did not show it. " All is over be- tween us, " thought the girl, and she plunged recklessly into college life and college gaieties. " What do I care for the janitor? he is nothing to me, " she said. Annie was very popular because of her beauty and her father ' s wealth, but, though seemingly gav, she could not forget the boy she had once known so well. Rumors came to her frequently of the splendid work he was doing, and how he was respected by his classmates and the faculty. He had lately joined the most ex- clusive fraternity in school, was a member of the honor council, and had been elected to represent Millsaps at the M. I. O. A. Annie had found that the janitor was not easily forgotten. Could she win him back ' III. The corridors and parlors of a great Southern Hotel were filled to overflowing with a jolly crowd of college boys and girls. The gay colors of Mississippi ' s four col- leges were much in evidence, and everywhere was heard speculation on the outcome of the contest. And whom do we find representing Millsaps? Only Webb Smithson, the janitor. Nine months ago he had been onlv the janitor, but tonight, as he entered the box with his little blue eyed sponsor, Marion Grey, Annie sitting out in the audience, recognized the change in him. " We ' ll win, Marion, " he said, as he left her in the box, " don ' t ever doubt it. I ' m not the least afraid. " " I know you will, Webb, she answered, " I have no fear of defeat for you. " But what of Annie Mason sitting out in the audience? Once more she lifted the card tied to the carnations she intended sending Webb. " From one who is glad to know the janitor. Forgive me, " it read. Oh, what a struggle with pride she had be- fore she could bring herself to write that. But then she loved him; perhaps he would torgive her. How proud she was of him as he sat there on the stage! Now and then 73 he bowed and smiled as his enthusiastic college and fraternity mates cheered him, Annie held her breath as he arose to speak. Would he look, at her, would he under- stand how much she had meant on that card, and how she had sacrificed her pride for his sake? He stood for a moment until the cheers of his friends had died away, then his eyes sought those of Marion Grey, and her answering smile was his inspiration. Tears trickled slowly down Annie ' s face as his eloquent voice filled the hall. There was no doubt about it, he had carried all before him — the medal was his. Twenty minutes later Millsaps claimed the victor as their own, and the Jaintor was a hero. " 1 knew you would win, Webb, ' ' Marion whispered as she pinned the medal just above his Fiat. pin. " ou were nn inspiration, " he answered, " and will be through the coming years. " As Annie turned sadlj away, the Millsaps ' boys still cheered and still the col- lege yell rang in her ears: " What ' s the matter with Smithson ' ! He ' s all right. Smithson! Smithson! He ' s the one can make the speech. He ' s the one who got the peach. Rah, Rah, Rah. Millsaps. S. G. M.. ' i 4 74 75 CONVENTION By Katherine Tobin Mullins. When the Beta at convention meets the hrother Beta there, When Kappa Sig or Zeta Psi " conventions " any where, They smoke a cigarette or two, and tell a witty tale — But the female at convention is more loyal than the male. For she gathers in threat numbers from the east and from the west And her great judical mind puts brand-new theories to test; She settles world-wide questions, and her judgments never fail, For the female at convention is much wiser than the male. And when important things in her inimitable way Are settled, and she closes up the business of the day, She dances, sings, or acts a play, and sparkling words prevail, For the female at convention is more clever than the male. N. B. — We really don ' t believe these horrid things we say. But then they ' re surely just as wise as Rudvard ' s, anyway, He, cruel man, our pretty sex did foolishly assail — Together, girls! — The female is much nicer than the male! 70 Kappa Sigma FRATRES IN URBE C. A. Alexander John Cully E. H. Galloway A. M. Nelson, Jr. J. B. Huddleston R. B. Rickets G. B. Huddleston J. T. Robinson A. Campbell J. G. Johnson J. A. Alexander J. E. Wells W. C. Campbell V. T. Davis F. E. Gunter Longstreet Cavett L. C. Holloman J. C. McGee J. B. Rickets J. M. Thornton L. Evans J. A. Baker A. M. Owens A. A. Green, Jr. E. D. Gunning J. M. Alexander Wirt Rodgers J. C. Jenkins 77 Alpha Upsilon Chapter of Kappa Sigma CLASS 1912 Edward Hammond Green Joe Henry Morris Fulton Thompson Thomas Edison Lott CLASS 1913 Robert R. Chichester CLASS 191 4 Nolan Frederick West Nolan Bailey Harmon, Jr. Hero} ' Leavell Galloway Buford Singleton Burks James Walter Ward William Robert Lott James C. Cavett CLASS 1915 Raymond Clyde Applewhite Samuel Joseph Johnson, Jr. Jack White Brewer Thomas A. Chichester Robert Howe Harmon : J. Frederick Jones ■ F. Barney Crook s Pledged 78 79 Kappa, igma phAJMfe Kappan llphc pi K ppev. JIlpKc 80 Kappa Alpha FRATRES IN Geo. B. Power Allen Thompson A. C. Crowder P. L. Clifton V. H. Clifton A. H. Whitfield, Jr. Robt. Whitfield Luther Manship, Jr. L. M. Gaddis A. W. Fridge G. W. Green Curtis Green I. C. Enochs, Jr. Geo. W. May Nolan Stewart A. Peeples Dunlap Peeples L. C. Nugent J. H. Penix G. C. Swearengen W. H. Watkins H. V. Watkins Jno. W. Saunders C. M. Williamson, Jr. M. Black S. W. Davis M. Adams R. Roberts URBE S. S. Taylor R. O. Jones A. C. Jones D. G. Phelps L. L. Mayes F. Mayes Geo. Hamilton C. N. Lanier I ' . M. Harper G. W. Rembert W. R. Smith Zack Savage J. D. Smith W. W. Cole Wellin Cole E. J. Ellzey J. K. Vardaman, Jr. J. M. Vardaman C. Potter John Robinson H. L. Thompson R. N. Eagan R. M. Dobyns R. S. Dobyns S. J. Taylor V. O. Robertson W. M. Buie S. R. Whitten, lr. Alpha Mu Chapter of Kappa Alpha LAW CLASS Webster Millsaps Buie James Elliott Branton Charles Spurgeon Longino CLASS 1912 W. Dixon Foster Walter Ford Henderson CLASS 1913 Harry Harmon Boswell George Hyer Moore CLASS 1 914 Thomas Melvin Cooper Herbert Graham Rogers CLASS 191 5 Jack Condrey Curran Watts Sullivan William Allison Ferguson James Watkins John T. Gaddis James F. Wilbourn Samuel Stegall Sargent Isman Inman Cook ! Pledged 82 83 Pan-Hellenic Council E. H. Green . V. M. Col.mer W. E. Morse . H. H. Boswell OFFICERS President Vice-President Secretary Treasurer MEMBERS KAPPA ALPHA W. F. Henderson H. H. Boswell KAPPA SIGMA E. H. Green J. H. Morris I ' l KAPPA ALPHA V. M. Colmer J. B. Kirkland PHI DELTA G. C. Clark V. E. Morse Pi Kappa Alpha FRATES IN FACULTATE Stuart Grayson Noble Mifflin Wvatt Swartz FRATRES IN URBE W. B. Murrah O. B. Taylor J. F. Flynt F. S. Williams Edwin Jones E. W. Reed C. H. Miller J. W. Crisler W. H. Hill John Eyle 85 Pi Kappa Alpha IOTA CHAPTER LAW STUDENTS John Fleet Burrow Edmund Alexander Currie David Henry Glass John Brogan Holyfield Walter Waddell James Thomas Wiley Lewis Jeniro Sparkman Vaught John Vettle CLASS 1913 John Burriss Kirkland Frank Tomkeys Scott Samuel Benjamin Lampton CLASS 1914 John R. Matthews Ard Harry Freland Lassiter Benjamin Franklin Foster Charles Weems Crisler William Meyers Colmer CLASS 1915 William Ottis Brumfield Howard McTyiere Evans Lester Harmon Jackson James Thaddeus Murrah 86 Ifi « ty £ _ IpJ - V 4 SZ- w ■1 ' 1 $ gg- OK " y i 87 THE CO-EDS DREAM I wandered thru Love ' s mystic isle, Allured by flower and sojil; (if bird, Enchanted by Love ' s magic strain. So deeply felt, yet all unheard. With gentle step which bore me on, I crossed the marsh, the heath and wood, And came at leangth to Lover ' s Lane And there a man — m lover stood. My eyes seemed fastened on his face, M spirit deep within me burned; For he was that affinity For which mv soul had always yearned. With gentle tones he wooed my love, He Idled my heart with love supreme. Thank heaven! a man at last I ' ve founc I woke — and Lo, it was a dream! E. M. G. Phi Delta FRATRES IN CIVITATE Samuel Sampey Backstrom Joseph Howard M. Brook Daniel DeWitt Cameron Welton Troy Harkey Emmet Ross Holmes Edwin Marvin Livingston Joshua Marion Morse Charles Reynolds Rew Eckford Luther Summers Claude Short Til] William Amos Welch Alpha Chapter of Phi Delta Founded at Millsaps College, 1908 COLORS Black and Old Gold LAW CLASS William Brooks Lucas CLASS 1912 Daniel Webster Bufkin Frederick Brougher Smith Grover Cleveland Clark Randolph Dillon Peets William Nathaniel Thomas CLASS 1913 William Eugene Morse William Battle Montgomery Olin Ra James Dawsey Wroten CLASS 1914 Jessie Hunt Adams Victor Cranberry Clifford Aurelius West Garraway Swepson Fleetwood Harkey William Chester Matin ' s Robert Edward Steen CLASS 19 15 Charles Huntington Blewett Joseph Royeston Gathings Napoleon LePoint Cassibry Vernon Bur kett Hathorn Pledged .id • . f w mm i§ " 4 ■ r M . . ■ ■ H.1M»M m . r 3C RS I f 2I 5 • N? i p w 1 •j itf t " ! v53E W 5|| - ? " ( £ 1, - fi? - Sigma Upsilon LITERARY Founded at the University of the South, October, igob COLORS Olive Green and Old Gold FLOWER Jonquil Kit-Kat Club Founded December, 1909 John Marion Burton MEMBERS Thorn Wiley Lewis. Ji Daniel DeWitt Cameron Stuart Grayson Noble Walter Ford Henderson Alfred Allan Kern Frederic Brougher Smith Robert Ernest Steen SOPHERIM IN URBE William Dubose Bratton Albert Augustus Green. Tr. CHAPTERS Sopherim Calumet . Osiris Senior Round Boar ' s Head Scribblers Kit Kat University of the South Vauderbilt University Randolph- Macon College University of Georgia Transylvania L T niversity I niversity of Mississippi Millsaps College 93 Gamma Delta Epsilon SCHOLARSHIP Foundeil at Millsaps, January, 191 2. PURPOSE ' I promote high scholarship. REQUIREMENTS Average scholarship of eighty-six for the first two and a half years of college work. ALPHA CHAPTER Daniel DeWtit Cameron Thomas Edison Lott Grover Cleveland Clark Walter F. Henderson Nellie Calhoun Dodds Annie Bessie Whitson James Elliott Walmsley MEMBERS ELECT H. H. Boswell G. H. Moore S. B. Lampton 94 Kappa Mu Alpha Chapter Founded at Millsaps College, 1907 FRATER HONORIS CAUSA IN FACULTATE James Elliot Walmsley SORORES IN URBE Carrie Wharton Lillian Williams Marguerite Parks Bessie Huddleston Adele Knoules Bertha Ricketts SOROR IN COLLEGIO Courtenay Clingan CLASS OF 191 2 Nellie Calhoun Dodds CLASS OF 191 5 Telula McMillian 95 Phi Zeta Founded October 25, 1910 PATRONESS Mrs. Emmette oung Burton SOROR FORTUNA BOXAE CAUSA Anna Margarette Burton SOROR IN COLLEGIO CLASS OF 1912 Annie Bessie Whitson CLASS OF 1913 Sallie Whitfield Bailey Emma Lucile Bradford Janie Barrow Linfield CLASS OF 1914 Bessie Lee Henderson Stella Galloway McGehee Flora Broad Lewis Birdie Grey Steen CLASS OF 1915 Eleanor Thatcher Lewis Charlie Nimmo Jefrie Lytte Williams 00 97 Y. M. C. A. OFFICERS AND COMMITTEES R. Ernest Steen .......... President H. H. Boswell ......... Vice-President J. C. Wasson ........... Secretary B. I " . Foster ......... Treasurer J. V. Broom, Chairman ...... Devotional Committee D. J. Savage, Chairman ...... Bible Study CommEtee ). M. Reynolds, Chairman ..... Mission Study Committee R. 1. JoLLY, Chairman ...... Employment Committee F. T. Scott, Chairman ...... Membership Committee W. M. CoLMER, Chairman ..... Reception Committee G. C. CLARK, Chairman ....... Music Committee V. M. Cain, Chairman . . . . . Citv Mission Committee ' ) ' ) Young Men ' s Christian Association Every man in college should, and in a measure does, strive to be a:i all around college man. And every student realizes that this goal cannot be obtained without first affiliating himself with the . M. C. A. This affiliation is, indeed, one of the first qualifications for that end. On this fact, the history of the college continuously repeats itself. Where one finds a real leader in college life, in him. he also finds the principles for which the Association stands. The athletic association is a potent factor in the activities of college life. The literary societies tend toward the uplift and development of the mental and rhetorical powers of the individual. The fraternities are indispensable for their powers of brotherly love and for the social culture which they give their members. All of these organizations are fundamental and add greatly to the attractiveness of college lite. But the Y. M. C. A. is the greatest of them all. To this organization falls the duty of drawing the student body closer together, thereby preventing as much as possible the formation of clans and factions. To-day more than in anj preceding age, men who stand for something in life — men with, character are needed. The 1. M. C. A. is primarily a character building organization. And to it more than to any other one factor is due the credit which is reflected on the college by those who have gone out from these walls. It is only when we stop for a moment to consider, that we realize the great work which this organiza- tion is accomplishing. What nobler anil yet simpler conception can the human mind conceive of, than of the sturdy character building which is continually going hand in hand with the noble development of the mind. The motto, " Body, Mind, and Spirit, " is the key to this influential organization. ( )ne of the best phases of the Association is the Bible and Mission Study classes. These classes are conducted in a systematic manner, ami through them great and lasting good is accomplished. From the stud) of (ind ' s Word and the broad field for mission wink, we learn to love his teachings and are brought face to face with our eternal obligation to the heathen. Then the weckh meetings are strong and of a wholesome character. At these meetings the Association is usually addressed by some strong, influential student, who is familiar with his subject ami ably presents it to the members. Addresses b the Jackson clergy and musical programs, however, are not unusual anil add very much to the variety and the interest of the Association. Thus it is in these various methods that the Young Men ' s Christian Association of Millsaps College is aiding in answering the universal call which has gone out for men of character and principles — men with a purpose. W. M. COLMER. COLLEGE SONGS Alma Mater — Millsaps (Air: " My Bonnie. " ) All over the land of the cotton And down where the magnolias stand, The fame of our dear alma mater, Is ringing far over the land. CHORUS .Millsaps, Millsaps, Millsaps College for me, for me, Millsaps, Millsaps, Millsaps College for me. Her halls where our memories linger, The friendships there made long ago. The purple and white of her banner Are cherished wherever we go. CHORUS And when in the years of the future. Fond memory turns to the past. The days that we spent at old Millsaps Will yet he the brightest at last. CHORUS Hooray for Millsaps ! (Tune: " Dixie. " ) Oh, we are tony, we are swell We ' re from Millsaps, can ' t you tell? Hooray! Hooray! Hooray for Millsaps! Oh, if you ' re a loyal southern man. You ' ll gladly shout as loud as you can, Hooray! Hooray! Hooray for Millsaps. CHORUS Oh, we are Millsaps students, Hooray ! Hooray ! For Millsaps College I ' ll take my stand, To live and die for the Millsaps Hand, Hooray! H ay! Hooray for dear old Millsaps. Oh, sing the praise of Millsaps College Leading school in the search for knowledge, Hooray ! Hooray ! Hooray for Millsaps. Old Millsaps leads in the race for glorv, Her fame is writ in song and story. Hooray! Hooray! Hooray for Millsaps. CHORUS Now if you want to drive off sorrow, Come and join our ranks to-morrow, Hooray! Hooray! Hooray for Millsaps. For we are a crowd that ' s free from care, Boys, give one more rousing cheer, Hooray! Hooray! Hooray for Millsaps. Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Chisolm. ioi OFFICERS G. C. Clark R. E. Ski.rv R. I. Jolly G. C. Clark W. S. Clark J R. I. Jolh R. E. Selb 5 . J. F. Jones . T. B. Kirkland I O. M. Reynolds! President Secretary Clerk Senior Class Junior Clas Sophomore Clas Freshman Clas At Large 103 J. W. Broom W. N, Thomas F. H. McGee R. E. Meigs Beachers Le ue OFFICERS President Vice-President Secretary Treasurer MEMBERS Adams, M. F. Felder, ( ). W. H. Reagan, C. Alford, C. W. Foster, B. F. Sessions, V. H. Broom, J. W. Henry, R. T. Savage, D. J. Burks, R. I?. Honeycutt, M. H. Selby, R. F. Burns, W. S. Harmon, N. B. Smith. J. Barrett, W. D. Harris, G. V. Thomas, W. N Chambly, J. A. Meigs, B. F. Wroten, J. D. Chisolm, J. W. McGee, F. H. Bufldn, Sidney Cain, J. B. Lauderdale, G. B. Golding, N. Edwards, R. C. Rav, Olin 104 ] s Purple and White Staff R. Ernest Steen . VV. F. Henderson . F. B. Smith . Miss Hortense Smith N. B. Harmon. Jr. J. T. Weems W. M. COLMER . T. W. Lewis. Jr. . C. Regan D. W. Bufkin . A. W. Garraway D. J. Savage Editor-in-Chief Associate Editor Athletic Editor Social Editor V. M. C. A. Editor Local Editor Local Editor Law Editor Preparatory Editor Business Manager Assistant Manager Assistant Manager |,M, PURPLE AND WHITE STAFF 107 COMMENCEMENT COURIER STAFF Commencement Courier PUBLISHED DAILY DURING COMMENCEMENT Founded b the Senior Class, iqii W. E. Henderson M. F. Adams Miss Annie Bessik Whitson F. B. Smith G. C. Clark ( W. N. Thomas F. Thompson U. F. Logue J ' ' ' Editor-in-Chief Associate Editor Social Editor Reporters Business Manager Assistant Business Managers uiS Mississippi Inter-Collegiate Oratorical Association The Mississippi Inter-Collegiate Oratorical Association was organized at Crvstal Springs, Mississippi, in the summer of 1896. The Mississippi Chautauqua Assembly had invited the male colleges of the State to send speakers there to represent them in an oratorical contest, aid it is to these representatives that the Association owes its found- ing. Millsaps college was represented in the first contest by J. W. Canada and R. L. Cannon. The colleges represented in the Association are the University of Mississippi, A. M. College, Mississippi College, and Millsaps College. The objects of the M. I. O. A., as stated in the preamble of the constitution, are to form closer bonds of friendship between the leading colleges of the state, to encourage and promote the study and cultivation of oratory, and to meet in annual contests to determine the progress that is being made toward that end. The records of the Association show that the first contest was held at Crystal Springs in 1896, and that J. W. Canada, of Millsaps College, was awarded the medal. The second contest was held at Meridian in 1897, and Maurice G. Fulton, from the University, was presented with the prize. The records for the years 1898 and 1899 have not been kept, but information from other sources shows that the third contest was held in the Millsaps College chapel and was won by a representative of the Uni- versity, and the fourth, held at Natchez in 1899, was won by a representative of Mississippi College. The fifth contest was held at Yicksburg in 1900, and a Mill- saps ' representative, J. i. Mitchell, was declared winner. Meridian was the scene of the sixth contest in 1901, and again a Millsaps ' man W. L. Duren, won. J. R. Countiss, of Millsaps, won the medal in the seventh contest held at Columbus in i )()2. At Natchez, in 1903, W. F. Cook, of Millsaps, was winner in the eighth con- test. History repeated itself at Hattisburg the next year, when C. A. Alexander won the ninth contest for Millsaps. The tenth contest was held at Brookhaven, in 1905, and resulted in a victory for Edgar Godbold, of Mississippi College, with M. S. Pittman, of Millsaps College, a close second. The eleventh contest was held at Kosciusko, May 11, 1 906, and E. Webster, of the University, won first prize, and W. A. Williams, of Millsaps, won second. The twelfth contest was held at Columbus. Stone, of Mississippi College, won first place. The thirteenth was held at Meridian, Brumfield, of A. M., was awarded first honor. The fourteenth con- test was held at Greenwood, Paul Renshaw, of University, was winner. The fifteenth meet was in Greenville. Gillespie, of " Ole Miss, " was declared the winner. The contest last year was held at Gulfport, and once again victory rested with the Purple and White, J. W. Broom winning first and C. T. Rand, of A. M.. second place. Thus far, Millsaps has been victorious in seven contests and on two occasions has been a close second. Millsaps Representatives to M. I. O. A. Crystal Springs. 1896. J. W. Canada — " Israel Among the Nations. " R. L. Cannon — (Subject Unknown). Meridian. 1907. C. G. Andrews — " The United States and the National University. " G. G. Power — " Poetry in Its Enobling Influence on Man. ' Jackson, 1X98. M B. Watkins— " I Seek a Man. " H. Ii. Locke — " The Negro and Southern Education. " Natchez. 1899. T. M. Lemly— " Citizenship. " J. T. Lewis— " The Philosophy of Life. " Vicksburg, 1900. T. W. Iloloman — " The Superiority of Mind. " J. B. Mitchel— " The Country ' s Charge to the Twentieth Century. " .Meridian, 1901. W. L. Duren— " Political Isolation of the South. " Columbus. 1902. J. R. Countiss— " The Citizen and the Republic. " Natchez. 19113. Y. F, Cook — " Education in Democracy. " Hattiesburg, 1904. C. A. Alexander— " The Ideal vs. the Practical in Politics. " Brookhaven, 19(15. f.M. S. Pittman — " The Anglo Saxon and Why. " Kosciusko. 1906. fW. A. Williams— " The Spirit of Graft. " Columbus. 1907. V F. Murrah — " Drifts from Democracy. " Meridian. 1908. C. II. Kirkland— " The Meeting of the Orient and Occident. " Greenwood, 1908. T. L. Bailey — " National Immortality. " Greenville, 1910. J. W. Crisler — " Democracy and Its Saving Principles. " Gulfport. 1911. J. W. Broom — " The Modern Sir Galahad. " First Honor. fSecond Honor. COLLEGE YELLS AND SONGS Rah Rah ! Rah Rah ! Rah Rah ! Gee Whiz! Gee Whiz! Gee Whiz! Whizzle Sizzle, Sizzle Whizzle, Sis li 11 Bah. Millsaps, Millsaps! Rah! Rah! Rah! Boomerlacker, Boomer lacker, Sis Boom Fire Cracker, Millsaps ' a cracker j acker, Rah! Rah! Rah! The eyes of Millsaps are upon All this live long la . The eyes of Millsaps are upon you, ou cannot get away. Do not think you can escape them. At night or earlj in the morn, The eyes of Millsaps are upon ou Till Gabriel blows his horn. Y j . sfe W$- - M " SiX f : - 4SK ' SiWWipsp-i.J - [ ' is l i - - : -4 f?dii«Ji- .J " -iR£f -JS r_ ■jj i- ' t :: jNg-i ! MILLSAPS Alma Mater dear old Millsaps, Loyal sons are we, Our fond hearts are thine alone And ever more shall be. CHORUS Proud art thou in classic beauty Of thy noble past, With thy watchword, Honor, Duty, Thy high fame shall last. Ever swiftly and more swiftly, Time goes fleeting by, Still abides our love for Millsaps, It can never die. CHORUS Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star (The Seniors ' Version.) Twinkle, twinkle little star. Low I wonder what ou are: Asteroid or Pleides, satellite or Hercules. How much trouble it exacts! — always changing parallax; Pushing round the apsides, backing Taurus in Aries. Could we keep you in your path, gladly would we study math But the more we work with you, the more labors you must do. When on Tuesday Sol is set, air is cold and ground is wet, Then you twinkle in high glee, laughing at our misery. As we Seniors bunt in vain Saturn ' s ring or Tycho ' s plain ; Seniors, thank the unknown star that has kept away so far, Telescope has never shown and math writers never known ; Thank the pole that is so high it occults the southern sky, And the moon so good to hide mountains on the other side. -A. P. H. MORSE Football and Baseball Captain tfARKEY . Basketball Captain ■ ' Wl.Coimer " Wb.Rj.yfei- ProfE. .Burtoiv Ti-evekTHeviY .e ' ei. ' Cocxclv Rxculfx Tlemtaer C ■ U . K n.n.Bo weii B ev ebe Li T r. U O.Snvifk B kefJoKllAor. ATHLETIC COUNCIL i i6 II? Varsity Football Team Lewis, T. W E. Kirlcland, J. B E Gaddis, Jack F. B. Blewitt, C. H T. Wasson, J. C C. Stem. R. E G. Lancaster T. Morse Q. B. Cassibry H. 15. Clifford H. IS. Jackson G. Watkins Sub. Crook Sub. Foster Coach MS Junior-Senior Football Team E. H. Green Q. R. J. B. Kirkland F. B. Morris H. B. Harmon H. B. Livingston R. E. Pleasant L. E. J. W. Broom R. T. Clark L. T. Jollj R. G. Moore R. G Jackson G. Cameron L. G. Smith C. Stee-r L. T. Sophomore Football Team Wasson (Manager) C. Garraway R. (i. Selby L. G. Chichester R. T. Adams L. T. Brannon R. E. West I.. E. Harkey L. H Clifford R. H. Lancaster F. B. Morse (Captain) Q. Ward Sub. Colmer Sub. Freshman Football Team Watkins E. Cassibry H. B. Cammack G. Hathorne H. B. Blewett T. Norwood E. Ferguson G. Crook Q. B. Johnson E, O ' Donnel T. Gaddis F. B. Varsity Basketball Team Harkey (Captain) . . . Forward Harmon. R. H Forward Garraway Forward Bell Forward Harmon, N. B Center Kirkland Guard Burns Guard Henry Guard Smith Manager Foster Coach 123 WANTED-- -A lens for the Observatory — Seniors. -To know who locked the calf in the Chapel — Dr. Hull. -To make a touchdown — Preps. -Two dozen dopes — Case. -Something inside — Hull. -To know what day is set for the catalogue exam. — Harrison. -A new vucabulan of cuss weirds — C. W. Crisler. -A HaS generator to keep me supplied with hot-air — Bufkin. -Some cocoa-nut pie — Thomas and Livingston. -A new pair of curling tongs — Logue. -A horse to shoe — Smith. -A glee club — Millsaps College. -A job — Cook. -Someone to love — Henderson. -To know who stole my pumpkin — Mrs. Quin. -Some rooms to sweep — Broom. -To know why the Freshies and Sophs don ' t go to town as much this vear as thev did last — Seniors and Juniors. -lo know how " Grute " boarded and left the street car at Memphis — Geologists. -To know who said that Memphis was dry — E. H. Green. -Mentholatum — Burns. -A 19 1 2 shave and hair-cut — Lester. -A girl like the other fellows have— Reynolds. -To know why I can ' t read my paper in Chapel — Miss Janie Linfield. -Sharks teeth for a dime — " Grute " Sullivan. 127 I. W. Broom R. I). Peets K. Y. Burton Booster ' s Club OFFICERS MKMHF.RS Adams, M. F. Ard, M. Boswell, H. H. Broom, J. V. Clifford, Y. G. Colmer, W. M. Cooper, M. W. Cain, W. M. Cam, J. B. Clark, G. C. Clark, W. S. Foster, B. F. Ferguson, W. A. Green, F. H. Henderson, W. F. Hand, Prof, G. L. Harmon, N. B. Jolly, R. 1. Jones, J. F. Kirkland, J. B. President Secretary Treasurer Logue, U. F. Lampton, S. B. Mathis, VV. C. Moore, G. H. Morse. W. F. Morris, J. H. Millican, F. Peets, R. I). Ray, Olin Reynolds, O. M. Steen, R. F. Sullivan, C. W. Selby, R. F. Selby, H. C. Scott, F. T. Savage, D. J. Thomas, W. N. Thompson, F. Weems, J. T. Wroten, J. D. 128 F. T. Scott R. I. Jolly " 13 " Club OFFICERS Broom, J. W. Boswell, H. H. Clark, G. C. Colmer, W. M. Jolly, R. I. Kern, Dr. A. A. Lemptoi, S. B. MEMBERS President Secretary Montgomery, W. B. Reynolds, O. M. Savage, D. J. Scott, F. T. Steen, R. E. Smith, F. P. Historical Research Club R. 1). Peets J. H. Morris E. H. Green J. V. Broom President Vice-President Treasurer Secretary Broom. J. V. Cameron, I). I). Cain, W. M. Clark, G. C. Cooper, M. V. Chichester, R. R. Green, E. H. MEMBERS Howard, Miss Honeycutt, Miss Lavac Livingston, E. M. McGehee, Miss Stella Morris, J. H. Morse. W. E. Matins, V. C. Peets. R. D. Smith, F. B. Steen, R. E. Thomas, V. N. Thompson, F. Walmslev, Dr. J. 130 i B O B A S H E L A 19 12 F. B. Smith . U. F. Locue Miss Honeycutt Science Club OFFICERS Adams, M. F. Broom Miss Bradford Miss Bailey Cain, W. M. Clark, G. C. Clark, W. S. Cooper, M. W. Green, E. H. Miss Honeycutt Honeycutt, J. B. Henderson, W. F. Morris MEMBERS Morse President Secretary Librarian Bufkin Mathis Lampton Logue Lester I ' eets Scott Kirkland Thomas Thompson, F. Harrel, Prof. G. L. Sullivan, Dr. T. M. 131 Masonic Club James Elliott Walmsley Andrew Grover Gainey President Secretarv MEMBERS David Jackson Savage James Carlisle Wasson William Battles Montgomery William Melvin Cain Manlj Ward Cooper V. 1). Barrett James Dawsey Wroten 13-2 Dr. J. E. Walmsley PARTY LEADERS R. D. Peets ....... R. E. Steex ...... J. T. We ems ...... J. M. Talbot . . . J. W. Broom Motto: " Do others B4 they do you. ' Political Boss I Ifraiii 1 at Republican Socialist Populite Fusionist MEMBERS Ard, M. Bufkin, D. W. Brewer, J. V. Broom, J. W. Broom, K. M. Cain, W. M. Gainey, A. G. Harmon, N. B. Kirkland, J. B. Morse, W. E. Peets, R. D. Savage, D. J. Steen, R. E. Talbot, J. M. Thomas, W. N. Weems, J. T. Wroten, J. D. 1 53 Underwood Club OFFICERS Dr. J. E. Walmsley ..... J. W. Broom Motto: " Underwood for President. " President Secretarv Ard, Mathew Adams, J. H. Applewhite, R. C Burks, B. S. Broom, J. W. Burns, W. S. Brewer, J. W. Bridges, W. P. Bowles, E. J. Cain, W. M. Chichester. R. R. Chichester, T. A. Clark, G. C. Clark, C. C. Colmer, V. M. Cooper, M. W. Cassibry, N. E. Crisler, C. W. Crisler. J. D. Crook, E. B. Clifford, V. Duncan, V. M. Everett. W. N. Ferguson, W. A. Green, E. H. MEMBERS Honeycutt, J. B. Henry, R. T. Hathorne, V. H. Jones, J. F. Kirkland, J. B. Logue, U. F. Lampton, S. B. Eott, T. E. Lassiter, H. H. McGee, F. H. Millican Murrah, James Moore, V. W. Morse, W. E. Pleasant, Frank Patterson, H. F. Scott. F. T. Selby, H. C. Session, V. H. Sargent, S. S. Thomas. V. N. Thompson, F. Wasson, J. C. Walmsley, Dr. J. Cain, J. B. i 54 f iff- ' f J l i-iUff f ajj m K ' i 1 -4jtj - iWj Ijr 1 p L2|«S r A ' ?. a ' Wilson Club OFFICERS i. Y. Burton J T. Weems . Secretary Motto: " The College Man for President. " MEMBERS Adams, M. F. Lott, W. R. Burton, E. Y. Mathis, W. C. Bright, E. A. Morris, J. H. Broom, K. M. Reynolds, O. M. Cammack, E. E. Steen, R. E. Crouch, T. M. Savage, D. J. Coggin, W. C. Willingham, T. C. Harrel, G. L. Watkins, J. G. Henderson, W. F. Williams, C. A. Harmon, X. B. Weems, J. T. Jolly, R. I. Shelton, A. D. 135 OFFICERS Jack Gaddis . Jim Watkins Bish Murrah President Vice-President Secretary and Treasurer Colors: Old gold and rye red. Motto: " Rise with the moon, no to hed with the sun. MEMBERS Bill} Burks Jim Wilburn M. W. Cooper J. H. Morris Nolan West W. E. Morse R. E. Aldrich J. B. Honeycutt Robb Chichester Frank Pleasants J. D. Crisler Billv Duncan 136 4M Wk n 3 THE. ASS IN THE LIONS SKIN Favre Adams W. F. Henderson F. H. McGee Bill Colmer Rider ' s Club OFFICERS President Vice-President Secretary Treasurer M. W. Swartz Judge MEMBERS W. S. Burns Nolan West " Big " Bailey J. F. Jones Billy Burks E. A. Bright Frank Pleasants M. W. Cooper 1. D. Crisler R. D. Peets 137 FT. ■ OFFICERS O. M. Reynolds ...... H. M. Beli Motto: " Follow the gown. " Colors: Any old color so it ' s white. ' President Secretary Applewhite Allhritton K. M. Broom Fatty Blewett Fatty Chichester MEMBERS Fatty Bullock J. B. Cain Manly Cooper Edward Steen Reynolds Bell Galloway Robert Harmon Lester Lewis " Pet " Adams Fulton Thompson PLEDGES " Dippy " Kern Boswell, H. H. " Long " John Burton Smith. Fred. Prep. Nobles Jim Broom Peets. R. D. These will be carried through the usual form of initiation at the coming commencement. 138 Joe Henry Morris Fulton Thompson U. F. Logue OFFICKRS President Vice-President Secretary MEMBERS G. H. Moore H. F. McGee J. H. Morris F. Thompson U. F. Logue E. H. Green Miss Stella McGee Miss Hortense Smith W. E. Morse Miss Birdie Grey Steen F. H. McGee i $9 t 1 P|JJ L. Webster County Club OFFICERS M. W. Cooper . T. C. WlLLINGHAM President Seeretary F. T, Bingham F. H. McGee I). J. Savage MEMBERS E. A. Bright L. H. Heflin E. H. MaGahev G. W. Harrison V. M. Willingham Copiah County Club OFFICERS R. I). Peets . President R, II II R 1() MI- MBERS Secretary R. I). Peets S. 15. Bufkin A. D. Slielton 1). W. Bufkin N. B Harmon R. C. Edwards k. H 1 1 ai mon w . E. Hobbs 140 Ul Medals Awarded Commencement, 1911 Millsaps ' Declamation . . Oscar Kearney Andrews Medal for Oratory Carl J. Von Seutter Medal for Oratory . Galloway-Lamar Debaters ' Medal Clark Essay Meday .... The D. A. R. Historical Medal The Oakley Scholarship Prize Servetus Love Crockett James Dawsey Wroten Roscoe C. Berry William Nathaniel Thomas Miss Mary Barrow Linfield Miss Nettie Rogillio Herbert Hamilton Lester H2 Applied Quotations Up, up, my friend, and quit your hooks, Or surely you ' ll grow double. L p, up, my friend, and clear your looks, Why all this toil and trouble ? — Jamie Thompson. Within that awful grade book lies The mystery of mysteries. — Scott. Here in the body pent, Absent from Her I roam, et nightly pitch my moving tent, A day ' s march nearer home. — Love-sick lad — Peets. I ' ve lived and loved. — Cameron. Presents, I often say, endear absents. — C Sullivan. Coming events cast their shadows before them. — Exams. Though an angel should write, still ' tis devils must print. — P. and W. Staff. That all-softening, over-powering, knell, The tocsin of the soul — the dinner-bell. — All who haven ' t indigestion. I awoke one morning and found myself famous. — M. W. Cooper. Be it ever so homely, there ' s no face like your own. — J. K. Honeycutt. Oh, no, we never mention it, It ' s name is never heard, My lips are now forbid to sp eak That once familiar word. — The Observatory. For my part, getting up seems not so easv By half as lying. — W. F. Henderson. Every man meets his Waterloo at last. — Astronomy Class. Oh, would I were dead now, or up in my bed now. To cover my head now, and have a good cry. — Home-sick Coeds. Gold, gold, gold, gold, Bright and yellow, hard and cold. — Dr. Swartz. Why flash those sparks of fury from those eyes? — D. C. Hull. All I ask is to be let alone.— Oliver W. H. Felder. Brave men have lived since Horatius. — Coggin. H3 A liai " should have a l: khI memory. — F. B. Smith. Respect the " faculty " that tonus tin judgments. Days of absence, sail and dreary, Clothed in sorrow ' s dark array, — Days of absence, I am weary, She 1 love is far away. — M. F. Adams. 1 am here: I shall remain here. — Preps. And when it is out of sight, quickly also is it out of mind. — T. A. A merrier man, Within the limits of becoming mirth, I never spent an hour ' s talk withal. — Dr. Sullivan. Now, by two-headed Janus, Nature hath framed strange fellows in her time. — " Big-foot " Jones. Man delights not me; no, nor woman either. — J. M. Burton. The world knows only two — that ' s Rome and I. — Talbott. I am resolved to grow fat, and look young until forty. — Blewett. God made him, therefore let him pass for a man. — Sim Clark. For beauty I am not a star, There are others more handsome, by far, But my face — 1 don ' t mind it, For 1 am behind it. It ' s the people in front that I jar. — " Red " Harrell. Confound it all, who sa) s I ' m bowlegged? — Felder. Greater men than 1 ma have lived, hut I do not believe it. — F. H, McGee. I have never felt the kiss of love, nor maiden ' s hand in mine. — " Prep " Wasson. 1 like iihU; I really think 1 do. — Allbritton. Fll speak: though hell itself should gape and bid me hold my peace. I ' ll speak. — J. T. Weems. Beauty took vacation at the time of my creation. — Boykin. Could I love less I should be happier. — W. N. Thomas. Deep versed in hooks and shallow in himself. — Henderson. I will make large foot prints on the sands of time. — " Bigfoot " Jones. Millsaps Statistics Average age — 19 years, 4 months, 14 minutes. Must of the co-eds refused to te ll. Average height — 5 feet, 9 3 11. Size of hat — 6%. M. W. Cooper has to wear 7%. Average weight — 1 8 lbs., 2 1 -, oz. Size of shoe — ( ! . Average yearly expense — $300. Chosen profession — Law leads; ministry second. Are you engaged? — Only 28 confessed. Brunette girls are preferred, but I 1 are indifferent. Do you smoke? — About l .i do, and the rest tr to abstain. Prettiest co-ed — Miss McGehee leads; Miss McMillan, second. Most popular co-ed — Miss Nimmo, first; Miss Flora B. Lewis, second. Handsomest man — Applewhite leads; W. N. Thomas, close second. Most studious— Lott tooled the most; Jolly, next. Most conceited — Talbott heat Henderson by onlj 4 votes. Biggest ladies ' man — Vote well scattered, B. S. Burks leading. Busiest man — Buflcin had no competition at all. Most likely bachel or — The last ballot decided it in favor of Prof. J. M. Burton over W. S. Clark. Biggest liar — Bufflin and Smith were favorites, Bufkin winning by 2 votes. Greenest Freshman — Harrison wins easily. Freshest man — Cook Selby, first; Crook and Gaddis come second. Best football player — Clifford leads well; T. V. Lewis, second; Bridges gets 1 vote. Best baseball player — Morse and Cassibrv ran close, Morse leading. Needs a nurse most — Miss Fleanor Lewis came near beating Harris. Biggest dead-beat — Jones. R. W. Most popular man — Broom, J. V. Most popular professor — Burton, E. Y. 48 deny using ponies, but we seriously doubt many of them. Most popular prep — Butler, first; Golden, second; Bingham, third. 145 The What and Whereabouts of some of our Alumni Full Name Chas. R. Rew Present Address Forest, Miss... . Occupation Counter Hopper Class. . . . 1910. . Married No Full Name. . . . R. Jackson Mullins. . . . Present Address. . . .Madison. Miss.. . Occupation Professor Class. . . . igio. . Married Never! Full Name. . .George Marvin Galloway. . .Present Address. . .Jackson, Miss.. Occupation Dentist Class. . . . 1902. . Married No Full Name James S. Savage Present Address Ruleville. Miss.... Occupation Professor Class. ... 191 1 . . Married Not vet, hut he says SOON Full Name James Lee Hern Present Address Prentiss, Miss.... Occupation Merchant Class. . . .1907. . Married No Full Name.. ..Hugh F. Brister .... Present Address. ... Bogue Chitto. Miss.. Occupation Banker Class. . . .1906. . Married Yes Full Name. ... Robt. B. Smith. ... Present Address. ... Blue Mountain, Miss.. Occupation Salesman Class. . . . 19 — . . Married No Full Name ..Wm. Burwell Jones... . Present Address.. . .Gulfport, Miss... Occupation Minister Class. . . . 1907. . Married Yes Full Name... . Hodgie C. Henderson... . Present Address. .. Magnolia, Miss.. Occupation Supt. of Schools Class. . . . 1901 . . Married No Full Name Robert A. Clark Present Addressl. .. Memphis, Tenn... Occupation Pastor Second Methodist Church Class. . . . 1901 . . Married Yes (2 Children) Full Name. . . .James C. Talley. . . .Present Address. . . . Poplarville, Miss.. . Occupation Lawyer Class .... 1908 . . Married Yes Full Name James A. Teat Present Address Kosciusko, Miss.. . Occupation Attorney-at-Law Class. . . . 1900. . Married Yes Full Name Luther Emmit Price Present Address. . . .Bolton, Miss.. . Occupation Electrical Engineer Class. . . . 190b. . Mar ried No Full Name. . . .A. Boyd Campbell. . . .Present Address. . . .Mathiston, Miss.. . Occupation Teacher Class. . . .1910. . Married No Full Name R. Jake Bingham Present Address Schlater, Miss.. . Occupation Teacher Class . . . . 1 g 1 1 . . Married To be on the 1st [46 ' 47 Roll of Millsaps Alford, Collye W Magnolia, Miss. Archer, James M Sclater, Miss. Anderson, Jno. Farrar. .Jackson, Miss. Barnes, William Jackson, Mis Baker, Elbert Smith Jackson, Miss. Barrett, William D .... Decatur, Miss. Barrett, Geo. W Lauderdale, Miss. Heal!, Homa Vaughn, Miss. Beck, Chas. Arthur Drew, Miss. Bending, Alfred Jackson, Mis-. Bending, Florence D. .. .Jackson, Miss Berryhill, Ira Wesley .... Eupora, Miss. Bingham, Thomas Fred. . Bellefountain. Bolen, Chas. Arlein Tupelo, Miss. Brignag, Alex Joseph. . .Jackson, Miss. Broome, Vermon Mayersville. Bowles. Edgar Jackson. . . .Ethel, Miss. Bufkin, Sydnej B Glancy, Miss. Butler, Rufus Edgar. .Knoxville, Miss. Carraway, Luther T. . . Bassfield, Miss. Case. Jno. Wilfred Jackson, Miss. Chambley, Jno. A Jackson. Miss. Cockrill, Benj. David ... Jackson, Miss. Cockrill, Paul Hassell.. .Jackson, Miss. Crout, Horace Franklin . Raleigh, Miss. Case, James Gresham . Stonewall, Miss. Cook, Newman James. . .Jackson, Miss. Davis, Jno. Daniel Cullum, Miss. Dennis, Regan Jackson, Miss. Dickson, Cyprian Cross. Jackson, Miss. Donnell, Kneed King Johns, Miss. Evans, Houston H Gulfport, Miss. Edwards, R. C Glancy, Miss. Preparatory School Fehler, O. W. H. . . Holmesville. Miss. Furlow. Spicer McKee. .Wesson. Miss Gates, Lloyd Hunter Como, Miss. Gates, B. P Como. Miss. Gaines, Jno. P Minter City. Miss. Gee, Reed Yauden, Miss. Garraway, Isom A Bassfield. Miss. Golding, Nathaniel ... Columbus, Miss. Heflin, Jno. Leslie. Bellefountain, Miss. Hicks, Earl Douglas. ... Benton. Miss. Hicks. Chas. Hatcher... Byhalia, Miss. Hobart, W. B Jackson. Miss. Hobbs, William E . . . . Chrystal Springs Holder, Andrew B Jackson, Miss. Hutton, Arthur Dixon . .Jackson, Miss. Honevcutt, Martin H... Jackson, Mis . Joyce, Edward Henry .. .Jackson, Miss. Lancaster, Jno. L Jackson, Miss. Ledbetter, Chas. P Benton. Miss. Lawrence, Thomas J. . .Carlisle, Miss. Lauderdale, G. L..New Albany, Miss. Lester, Kittrell Purcell. . .Webb, Miss. Logue, Augustus A Jackson. Miss. Lyle, Sam Rothenburg Lena, Miss. Mabry, Henry W Dublin, Miss. Manning, Linnie Leon... Drew. Miss. Manship. William L. ...Jackson, Miss. Mattingly. Groomes A. .Jackson, Miss. McLean, William C... Grenada. Miss. Meigs, Benj. Earl Jackson, Miss. Mooney, Daniel O Collins, Miss. Meek, Robt. E New Orleans. La. McGahev, Frank Lynn. .Embrv, Miss. McKie, Ray Tyro, Miss. Miller, Claude Elvin Drew, Miss. Miller, Joe Thomas Drew, Miss. New, Joel Eli Meehan, Mis;.. Newell, Chas. David ... .Jackson, Miss. Owen, William M . . .Woodland, Miss. Regan, Cleveland . McComb City, Miss. Peacock, Edward T Dublin, Miss. Packwood, S Cherry Grove, Miss. Philips, Chatham H.Bell Prairie, Miss. Philips, Darrington . Bell Prairie, Miss. Quin, Hillrie M., Jr. .. .Jackson, Miss. Smith, Dudley Jackson, Miss. Smith, Joseph Clint. . . . Bassfield, Miss. Riddell, James Clyde. . Ruleville, Miss. Ricketts, Henry P. ... Memphis, Tenn. Robertson, Tern Thos. Pontotoc, Miss. Scaife, Roland Lee Scaife, Ark. Shankle, Archie J . . . Hollandale, Miss. Spinks, Joe Raleigh ... Dalesville, Miss. Sullivan, Wallace Webb, Miss. Tapley, Jno. Thos Jackson, Miss. Tenhet, Henry T Whitney, Mis . Waller, Geo. P Crawford, Miss. Wells, Benj. Franklin Smithville Williams, Wilson Keith .Jackson. Miss. Wheeler, Henry Stone. . . .Lore Station Whitson, Lewis E Jackson, Mi Whitson, Pierce K Jackson, Mi Willingham, Wm. McK.Eupora, Mi Woolard, Walter F . .Greenville, Mi Williams, Carlos D Jackson, Miss Perkins, William P. . . Senatobia, Miss Yarborough, M Tylertown, Miss [49 ' A Noble Impression- ' 150 Prentiss Literary Society OFFICERS PRESIDENTS First Term Second Term Third Term Fourth Term Bingham, T. F. Spinks, R. J. Lauderdale Hobbs Regan, C. VICE-PRESIDENTS Lauderdale Barrett, W. D. Gates. L. H. SECRETARIES Felder, O. W. H.Golding, N. Carrawav, T. L. Whitson. E. P. Heflin TREASURERS H ELFIN H ELFIN H EL FIN Felder, ( ). W. H.) Spinks Eduank, R. C. Carroway. T. L SPEAKERS Tri-angular Debaters 4 MEMBERS Alford Gaines Ricketts Barrett Golding Scaife Bingham Heflin Smith Bufkin Hobbs Spinks Carrawav Hutton Sullivan Chamblej Joyce Whitson Donnell Lester Williams Edwards McGahey Willingham Felder Miller Woolard Gates A [oonej Lancaster Garraway Regan Lauderdale Millsaps-French Camp Team C. H. A. Team 152 Prentiss Literary Society 153 Prentiss Literary Society History For many years past, the Preps have been loyal members of the Lamar or Gallowav Societies; but in 1908, Professor S. G. Noble conceived the idea of a society for the Preps. The result of this thought was the Prentiss Literary Society. Its organiza- tion was effected and its charter members went to work to make it a success. And they have succeeded beyond their most sanguine hopes. From a bunch of a dozen or more fellows, it has grown to a band of about thirty-five active, hard-working, inter- ested members, and the Prentiss has already begun to make itself felt in the college. Each year the men who finish from the Prep Department come into the college societies, and as the new men are usually given a chance to show their ability during the first term, the old members have been able to single out the men who have been training for college activities in the Prep halls. They have ease and freedom of speech on the floor which few men who come into college untrained have. This society is. in- deed, doing a great work for the other two societies. Nor are they stopping with what they have done. They have formed a triangular debate for this and succeeding years between their society and debating teams from Chamberhn Hunt Academy and French Camp Academy. This debate, which is to he held on the 23d day of February, should be a great thing and should help de- velope these men in a wonderful degree. We hope for the Preps in their first battle abroad, complete victory. Fight clean in all your contests, and if you lose, don ' t give up, but prepare for the next one with renewed fervor; and when you win, re- member that we are proud of you and expect you to keep it up. But win or lose, you have the heart} support of the whole college. Messrs. Bailey and Ruff offer yearly a medal to the member of this society who delivers the best declamation. From the way in which they have started, we predict that the preparatory students will, in the future, play an important part in the shap- ing the destiny of both the college and the state. 154 Preparatory Football Team Bufkin L. G. Golding L. E. Gates L. T. Willingham C. Hicks R. G. Heflin R. T. Whitson R. T. Woolard Q. B. Butler F. B. Mattingly H. B. Holder H. B. 155 Preparatory Basket Ball Team Whitson (Manager) . . . Forward Joyce Forwcrd Wheeler Forward Gates, L. H Guard Bufkin, S. 15 Guard Lauderdale Center Willingham Center ISO ft a% S$ ft J| ;: Preparatory Base Ball Team Quin (Captain) ist B. Holder (Manager) . . . . S. S. Mabry P. Neace P. Hobart P. Gates, B. P 2d B. Waller R. F. Golding C. F. Davis L. F. and C. Hicks C. Cockrill ......... Sub. Williams, D Sub. Baker Sub. 157 Our Tributes to the Faculty To Dr. Hull " A broad mind, a big heart and willing bands combined — a giant, indeed, is he. " ' To Dr. Walmsley " We love flattery, even when we see through it and are not deceived by it, for it shows that we are of importance enough to he courted. " To Dr. Sullivan " One to twenty-seven inclusive. " To Dr. Kern " I am but an atom, but an atom in a solid, God given world, where truth is mightiest. Insignificant as I am, the universe were incomplete without me. " To Dr. Swart , " They say the best men are moulded out of faults; And, for the most, become much better For being a little bad. " To Prof. E. Y. Burton " Sarcasm is the natural language of the devil. " To Prof. Harrell " This proposition looks fair, but its fallacy becomes apparent under the first steady look. " To Prof. J. M. Burton " Men are usually tempted by the devil, hut an idle man positively tempts the devil. " To Prof. Noble " There is danger of mistaking wandering thought for brilliant thought. Discussive- ness is not brilliancy. " To Prof. Huodleston " There is nothing that this age, from whatever standpoint we survey it, needs more, physically, intellectually and morally, than thorough ventilation. " To Prof. Ricketts " The rarest attainments is to grow old, happily and gracefully. " ,sS POSTLUDE The postponement of the preparation of this special piece of copy until the con- clusion of our lahors is not only logically necessary, but is in accordance with the well recognized principle that the most difficult phases of a task should be performed first and the easiest last. An appreciation of loyal and whole-hearted assistance flows much more rapidly from our editorial pen than have, for example, those roasts and humorous attempts which are expected to occupy a place in a publication of this kind, and yet which cannot always be as sincerely and freely written. An abler and more energetic staff, editor never had. To each of them we ex- tend our thanks for their faithful service. Especial credit is due R. D. Peets whose energy and ability, in extracting coin from every organization occupying space in this Bobashela and his sagacity in overcoming advertising objections, has made possible this publication. We desire to express our appreciation of the interest manifested and the service rendered by Dr. Kern. Recognition is also due to Messrs. Ramsey, Keister, Roberts and others who contributed to the art department. We acknowledge our indebted- ness to The Haines Photo Co., of Coxxeaut, Ohio, whose kindness makes possi- ble the panoramic view of we are justly proud. To those mentioned above and to all others who have in any way assisted in the publication of the 1912 Bobashela. we extend our thanks. The Editor. II II I We Appeal to you as Loyal Millsaps Students to patronize those who advertise with us. 161 The Old Reliable Druggists will appreciate your patronage Boys, you are always welcome at our store. Our stock of Druggist Sundries, Stationery, Pipes, Fountain Pens and Cigars is complete. We also carry a complete line of Pocket Knives. Your Smokers and Receptions will not be complete unless MANGUM serves you. Reasonable Prices and Good Service is what you want. Fresh line of FANCY CANDIES always on hand. Lowney ' s Candies :: Norma Cigars Waterman Fountain Pens PRESCRIPTIONS A SPECIALTY HUNTER McGEE Vhe Old Reliable Druggists STATE AND CAPITAL STREETS Managed by a Millsaps College Man ! Star Laundry and Dry Cleaning Company Both Phones 415 WANTED :— A hustling Agent for 1912-13 Z. D. DAVIS, Pres. R. W. MILLSAPS, Vice-Pres. W. M. BUIK, 2nd Vice-Pres. S. C. HART, Cashier Citizens ' Savings Bank Trust Go. of JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI Capital .... $50,000.00 Surplus and Undivided Profits, 7,900.00 4% paid on Deposits of $1.00 up. Interest Compounded Semi-Annually. DIRECTORS R. W. Millsaps A.A.Green Z.D.Davis Km Hut S. J. Johnson C. H. Alexander W. M. Buie Drink Carbonated IN BOTTLES, 5c JACKSON COCA-COLA BOTTLING CO. 163 Go to THOS. M. FERGUSON Before you buy Real Estate in Hattiesburo- He is the Only Real Estate Dealer There who has been in this business CONTINUOUSLY and EX- CLUSIVELY for more than 15 years, hence it goes without saying His Methods Are Right. Address or call at 203 Ca ter Building, Hattiesburg, Mississippi Capital National Bank Jackson. Mississippi CAPITAL PAID IN, $200,000.00 Stockholder ' s Liabilities. 200,000.00 Surplus Earned, . . . 120.000.00 $520,000.00 Designated Depository of The UNITED STATES. State of Mississippi, and City of Jackson Z. D. Davis . President Amos R. Johnson . . Cashier K. W, Mii.lsaps . Vice-President W. N. Cheney . Teller E. W. Freeman Assistant Cashier R. W. Millsaps Ben Hart R.L.Sanders L. B. Mosley Logan Phillips F. E. Gun ter A. A. Green Eugene Simpson W.J.Davis S.J.Johnson W. IS. [ones W. C. Ellis W, D. Hannah C. H. Alexander Z. D. Davis [64 miolon Coffee Co. Coffee Roasters DEALERS IN Teas, Coffees, Spices and Extracts COFFEE ROASTED DAILY Try NIOLON ' S " BLEND " 25c Phone 1436 3ones Printing Company Printing of the Better Kind Engravers : Binders designers Stamping and Lithographing Both Phones 346 107 North State Street, JACKSON, MISS. Noble Drug Store WEST JACKSON Best Drugs Quick Service Jackson, Mississippi T. B. DOXEY Merchant Tailor AND Steam Cleaning and Dye Works 228 W. Capital Street Jackson, Miss. Establiihed 1S7S Excelled by None E. A. WRIGHT ENGRAVER : PRINTER : STATIONER Commencement Invitations, Dance Invitations, Programs, Menus, Fraternity Inserts and Stationery, Class Pins, Visiting Cards, Wedding | Announcements and Invitations. ; Complete facilities lor turning out College Publications. Siieci.il rates to Fraternities and Class Committees. 1108 CHESTNUT STREET, PHILADELPHIA Phones Cum. 2013 Home 738 Dr. G. M. Galloway DENTIST OVER KRESS ' STORE Room No. 1 Jackson, Mississippi FOR PECANS See FRANK H. LEWIS The Mississippi Pecan Man, Pascagoula, Miss. Producer and dealer in Fancy Paper Shell Pecans in quantities. Grafted Paper Shell Pecan trees for sale. Pecan lands for sale. Will examine and select lands for investors. Supervise and plant Pecan grounds under contract. If you contemplate investing in the Pecan business in any shape do not fail to consult him. Corres pondence solicited. 1 6s Copyright Hart Schaffner Marx YOU can fly as high as you like here in the matter of good clothes; we ' ve got the best in the world; and you don ' t have to go very high in prices. Hart Schaffner b Marx clothes, ready-to-wear, are better in fabrics, in fit, in finish, than any you can buy made to measure for double our prices. Suits $15 and up Overcoats $15 and up K, Jackson ' s Best Store ennington ' s This store is the home of Hart Schaffner Mark clothes and Walk-Over Shoes iOd Bon -Ton Cafe Regular Dinner 35c LUNCH ROOM CIGARS AND CONFECTIONERY Dining Room for Ladies and Gentlemen OPEN DAY AND NIGHT 213 W. Capitol St., 4 Doors East of The Edwards Phone 29 1 Jackson, Mississippi 7% ?Townsend Hotel American and European Plan Headquarters for College Students IDEAL LOCATION. MODERATE RATES. LATEST CONVENIENCES. 2 HOT SPRINGS, ARKANSAS A. H. FETTING Manufa urcr of Greek Letter Fraternity JEWELRY 2 I 3 North Liberty Street Factory : 212 Little Sharp Street Baltimore, Md. Cut Rate Shoe Repairing Manufacturing Co. Men ' s Half Soles, Nailed 50c Ladies ' Half Soles, Sewed 40c Half Soles, Sewed . 75c Ladies Half Soles, Sewed 65c Rubber Heels 35c Beit Work and Material Guaranteed 202 W. Capitol St., Opposite Dixie Theatre Cumberland Phone 1797, Home Phone 531 JACKSON MISSISSIPPI R.J.F. Roehm Company Fraternity Jewelers Fobs Charms Novelties Pipes Rings Stationery Inter-Scholastic Medals Makers of Standard Phi Beta Kappa Keys Write for Illustrated Catalogue and Price List of Bedse ' E. J. F. Roehm Company 21 Grand Rn , East, DETROIT, MICH. 1(17 The Great Southern Hotel GULFPORT, MISSISSIPPI The Most Modern and Palatial Hotel on the Gulf Coast Operated and Constructed for both the Commercial Man and the Fastideous Traveler EUROPEAN PLAN $1.00 PER DAY UP FACING THE BEAUTIFUt. GULF OF MEXICO. Our old fashioned Southern cooking is the talk of both the Traveler and the Commercial Man. Spend your vacation at Gulfport, where you can enjoy the facilities of this modern Hotel and outdoor sports of all kinds. WRITE FOR SOUVENIR BOOKLETS TO W. N. DRIVER, Manager 168 TfelHfewardl mmd ¥©mkmir For young men has no equal ; it has more Style, more Wear and more Fit than any other shoe for the price in the world — $4.00 $4.50 $5.00 Tatom Shoe Co. EXCLUSIVE AGENTS Dr. E. H. Galloway CENTURY BUILDING Jackson, Mississippi PHONES Office 316 Residence 628 I H l( t HOL ' RS: 12:00 lo 1:00 and 3 00 lo 4 00 Bargains in Unredeemed Pledges PAUL MILLER Jeweler and Broker Money Loaned on Watches, Diamonds, Guns, Musical Instruments, and all other article of commercial value Fine Watch and Jewelry Repairing a Specialty 224 W. CAPITOL ST. Oppoiile EDWARDS HOUSE. Telephone No. 1219 lackson, Mississippi Gentl emen Find it of great advantage to be STYLISHLY dressed— there ' s no better way to make certain of it than to have your Clothing made by WEST THE TAILOR Home Phone 583 124 WEST CAPITOL ST. Busy Bee Cafe 203 West Capitol St., Jackson, Miss. Quick Service. Polite Attention ' Popular Prices Everything Up-To-Date Regular Dinner 30 Cents Open Day and Xight We Never Sleep Home Phone 34S , Cumberland Ph. CASTLE COMFORT CHICKEN FARM JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI MRS. P. O. ROSESTREAM Phone 1098 We sell Thoroughbred Chickens and Eggs Cheap All Eggs Guaranteed Fertile 169 Daniel Studio College Photographer Expert Photographing for Halftones Portraits, Views and Panoramic Pictures WORK PROMPTLY EXECUTED Capital Street, Near Bridge, Jackson, Miss. 170 Sen d Us Your Orders and We Will Save You Money We will furnish any book you want at lowest prices Gift Books Books on Art Music Poetry Travel Fiction Literature Architecture Devotional Books Bibles Prayer, etc. Hymn Books Cards and Booklets Engraved Cards Fountain Pens Writing Paper Largest Bookstore in the South. Entire Stock New and Fresh We can furnish anything you wish in the way of books, stationery, pictures, etc. Courteous treatment. Prompt service. Write for catalog. Methodist Publishing House Smith Lamar, Agents, Nashville, Tenn. 1 ) I R E C T O R V WANTED: - Difficult pieces of Dental Work to do that other A. H. Longino Robt. B. Ricketts dentists have failed on. Longino Ricketts DR. A. H. HILZIM LAWYERS Watkins-Easterling Building Jackson, : : Mississippi Jackson. Mississippi DR. IV. L. BRITT SPECIALIST Stevens, Stevens Cook Genito-Unnary, Rectal and LAWYERS Venenal Diseases 2IO}4 W. Capitol St. ' Phone I0I2-R Hattiesburg, Mississippi JACKSON, MISS. B. S. Millsaps 1406 M. E. Cornell 1409 L. E. PRICE G. Edward Williams Consulting, Electrical and Attornev-at-Law Mechanical Engineer 414 ' ., C.p.lolSl. Jackson, Miss. BOLTON, MISS. FOREST, MISS. George B. Power Watkins Watkins Atrorney-at-Law Attorneys- at- Law Jackson, Miss. Jackson, Mississippi 1 7- R. H. HENRY Candidate for Congress Solicits the Support of the Voters of the 8th District. Capitol Automobile Company R. S. WITHERS, Proprietor Stoddard- Dayton, Buick Oldsmobile Maxwell 111-113 East Capitol Street Complete House Furnishings Odd sizes in Rugs made to order. Window Shades in all sizes to order. Everything in Furniture. Write us for our catalogue. Taylor Furniture Carpet Co. Jackson, Mississippi Vacant Places 5£ Now Open We Recommend Teachers to School Boards. NO FEE UNLESS YOU GET THE JOB. Register Early and Let Us Look Out for You. SOUTHWESTERN TEACHERS AGENCY J. L. JOHNSON, Pr 729 Fairview St., Jackson, Miss. Mississippi Synodical College Holly Springs, Miss. handsomelv equipped for young j r j ladies in the State. Stear " heat, eledt phones, and a-11 water con- veniences. Library, gymnasium, art studic pipe organ. The highest and healthiest Ic Deprtment, Conservatory advantages in Mus Board and tuition for entire session give Capacity, 110 boarding pupils. T. W. RAYMOND, D. D., President 173 174 W hitworth V ollege Established 1859 Excellent College for Young Women Extensive courses in English, German, Latin, Greek, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, Moral Sciences, History, Bible. MUSIC - ART - EXPRESSION Thoroughly equipped instructors in all branches Pleasant, homelike, healthful surroundings Uplifting religious influences REV. I. W. COOPER, D. D., President Brookhaven, Miss. 175 Millsaps College JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI Millsaps College offers Courses leading to two Collegiate Courses, B. A. and B. S. A well equipped Law School offers Courses leading to the Professional Degree of LL. B. Ample provision is also made for those who are not candi- dates for any degree. An excellent Preparatory School under separate dormitory managment with strong Fac- ulty ; prepares for entrance into any College. □ For Catalogue of further information, address D. G. HULL, President 176 Cumb. Phone 1117 Home Phone 22 1 Jackson Mercantile Co. J. M. HOLEMAN BRO., Proprietors Feed Stuffs, Staple and Fancy Groceries a Specialty The College Boys ' Friends WE WANT YOUR TRADE Trunks Hauled JftToiVo: Highest Quality - . Lowest ' Price MERIDIAN Woman ' s College Among the health-giving pine hills of tni. ' inl " ' ' ! aii ' i Tin phase of |nr nlui ' Mlmn nrirlrrt..-,]. H. ' .-nit if ul f (- i campus. 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