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I r BOBASHELA VOLUME 17 1922-23 03OOCOOCOCOOC» : (Dedication To PROF. MILTON C. WHITE A.M., M.A. IN SINCERE APPRECIA- TION OF HIS NEVER- FAILING INTEREST IN EACH OF US, HIS HEARTY CO-OPERATION, AND HIS FRIENDLY AND WISE COUNSEL, THIS VOLUME IS RESPECT- FULLY DEDICATED. BOBASHELA. 192 3 ■ ■ -■ I . K ■ ' P !! Cj k Sd c Lei OH Watkims EDITOR Ross H HooRE y • v_ The BobasKela Staff for the Year 1923 Leigh Watkixs, Jr EJitor-in-C iirf R. Carter O ' Ferrall -Issoiiati ' Editor Ross H. Moore Business Manaiji-r R. E. Sylverstein 4ss ' t Business Manar er C. L. McCoRMiCK Circulation Manaijer Katherine Howie Literary Editor H. L. ViLLEE Fraternity Editor J. B. Shearer Cluh Editor J. D. Mullen Irt Editor J. T. CouRSEY Class Editor R. B. Reeves -Ithletic Editor W. S. Phillips Humor Belle Lindsey Statistics BOBASHELA, 192 3 FoRE V ORP 0? Our endeavor has been, not to leave with you a classic volume to be soon forgotten, but to develop an accurate record, in picture, prose, and poetry, of the college, the student body and its activities. If, in the future, a lull of an hour or two should come in your la- bors, pick up this book and turn its pages; if then fond mem- ories arise, our work will not have been in vain. Book One . . . THE COLLEGE Book Two . . . THE CLASSES Book Three . . . . ATHLETICS Book Four . . ORGANIZATIONS Book Five . . . . FEATURES look (itiF: ®tjf (taik iCiBtrn to tl|p marha of uitBbom, Htstrtt to tl|p tuoriia of utarning. — Longfellon : Hiamalha. BOBASHELA, 1923 Board of Trustees Officers Bishop W. B. Murrah, D.D., LL.D Prrsidrnt J. B. Streater Sfcrrlary W. M. BuiE Treasurer Term Expires in 1923 Rev. M. M. Black Jackson W. H. Watkins Jackson T. L. Lamb Eupora Rev. O. S. Lewis Laurel Rev. L. p. Wasson JFater J ' alley Rev. J. T. Lewis Sardis T. B. Lampton Jackson J. B. Streater Black Ilaivk Term Expires in 1926 Rev. L. E. Alford . . Rev. W. W. Woolard J. T. Calhoun . . W. B. Kretsciimar Rev. M. L. Burton Rev. J. R. Countiss W. M. BuiE . . . W. T. Rogers . . Meridian Grenada . Jackson Greenville . Jackson Grenada . Jackson Neiu llbany BOBASHELA, 192 3 ALEXANDER FARRAR W ATKINS. D.D. Prrs ' ulint i6 BOBASHELA, 192 3 qP«WWWW g aWBB88iBBBflWWWT»rBtffHHV BOBASHELA, 192 3 Faculty John Magruder Sullivan A.M., PH.D. Professor of Chemistry and Geology A.B., Centenary. 1SS7; A.M.. Unn ersity ot Missis- sippi, 1S90; Ph.D.. Vanderbilt University. 1900; Professor of Natural Science. Centenary College. 1SS9-S2; Assistant in Astronomy. Vanderbilt Uni- versity. 1S86-87: Graduate Student in Chemistry and Geology. University of Chicago. 1907-08-11: Member Chemical Society; American Association for the advancement of Science; Mississippi Teach- ers ' Association; Audubon Society; National Gen- graphic Society: Methodist Historical Society of Mississippi; Delta Tau Delta. George Lott Harrell B.S., M.S. Professor of .1 sironomy and Physics B.S., Millsaps College. 1.S99; M.S., 1901; Professor of Science, Whitworth College, 1899-1900; Professor of I ' liysics and Chemistry, Hendrix College, 1900-0:;; Professor of Physics and Chemistry, Cen- tenary College, 1902-04; Professor of Mathematics, Centenary College, 1908-09; President Mansfield Female College, 1909-10; Pi-ofessor of Science, Win- field High School, 1910-11; Professor of Mathe- matics, li. S. U., Summer of 1911; Member of American .Association for .-Vdvancement of Science; Monib.r of Anieiiian Astronomical Society; Kappa i8 BOBASHELA, 192 3 Faculty James Reese Lin ' A.B., A.M. Professor of I ' iilosop ty and History A.B.. Emory Collegu; Fellow in Vanderbilt ' n - versity, lS94-9li; A.M.. Vanderbilt University; Pro- fessor ot Philosopliy and Education. Central Col- lege. Mo,, 1909-10; Sage Fellow in Cornell Uni- versity. 1910-12; Instructor in English Literature and Philosophy. Tulane University. Summer of 1909; Summer Terms, Columbia University. 190S-10; Kappa Alpha; Square and Compass. Benjamin Ernest Mitchell A.M., PPLD. Professor of Matlicinatlci A.B.. Scarritt-Morrisvilie. Morrisville. Mo., 1900; Scholastic Fellow, Vanderbilt University, 190(i-0T; Teaching Fellow, 1907-OS; A.M., Vanderbilt. 190, ' : Ph.D.. Columbia University. 1916; Professor nf Mathematics. Scarritt-Morrisville College. 190.S-12; Tutor in Mathematics in the College in the City ot New York, 1912-13; Instructor, Columbia Extension Teaching, 1913-14; Professor of Mathematics in Millsaps College since 1914; absent in Army Y. M. C. A. Work, Director of Athletics at Camp Ogle- thorpe, Ga.. 1918; Alpha Tau Omega. 19 BOBASHELA, Faculty David Martin Key A.M., PH.D. Profissor of Ancient Languages A.B.. Central Collog-e, 1S9S; A.M.. Vanderbilt Uni- versity, 190ti; Ph.D., University of Chicago. 1916; Professor of Ancient Languages. Pacific Methodist College, 1900-02; Professor of Ancient Languages, Jlorrisville College, 1903-05; Fellow and Assistant in Latin and Greek, Vanderbilt University, 1906-07; Graduate Student, University of Chicago. 1913-14; Professor of Ancient Languages. Southern Uni- versity, 1907-15; Professor of Ancient Languages, Millsaps College, since 1915; Faculty Chairman of Athletics; Librarian; Member Southern Commission on Higher Education; Vice-President Mississippi Association of Colleges. Stuart Grayson Noble A.M., PH.D. Professor of luiucalion and Social Scien ce A.B., University of North Carolina. 1907; A.M., University of Chicago, 1910; Graduate Scholar, Teachers ' College, Columbia University, 1914-15; Ph.D.. Columbia University. 191S; Instructor. Mill- saps Preparatory School, 190S-11; Headmaster Mill- saps Preparatory School, 1911-16; Professor of Kducation, University of Mississippi, Summer of 1917; Professor of Education, University of North Carolina, Summers of 1919-20; Professor of Edu- cation, George Pcabody College for Teachers, Sum- mer of 1921; Professo r of Education in Millsaps Col- lege since 1916; Author, " A First Book in English, " " A Second Book in English, " " Civil Government of Mississippi, " " Forty years of Public Schools in Mis- sissippi; " Pi Kappa Alpha; Sigma Upsilon; Phi Delta Kappa. BOBASHELA, 192 3 Faculty Alfred Porter Hamilton A.M., Ph.D. Professor of Greek and German A.B., Southern University, 190S; A.M., University of Pennsylvania, li»ll; Ph.D., University of Pennsyl- vania. 1923; Assistant Professor of Ancient Lan- guages, Southern University, lSIOS-09; Graduate Student, University of Leipzig:. 1909-10; Harrison Fellow in Latin, University of Pennsylvania, 1910-11; Harrison Fellow in Indo-European Comparative Philology, University of Pennsylvania. 1911-12; Student in University of Chicago, Summer of 1914; Professor of Latin and German, Woman ' s College of Alabama, 1912-17; Professor of Greek and German in Millsaps College since 1917; Kappa Alpha. Alfred Godfrey Sanders A.B., A.M. Professor of Roinanee Lant iuit es A.B.. Southwest. Ill, Oxford, 1910; Y;il. : Oxford, 1914; r. ;nM. Emory College, IIM _- Pi ' ofessor of Romam lege since 1919. Yale. 1907; Lit. Hum., e School. 1910-12; A. M., " 1, Atlvinta, Ga., 1905-06; lory and Henry. 191S-19; guages in Millsaps Col- BOBASHELA, 192 3 Faculty Milton Christian White A.B., A.M. Professor of En jllsh A.B., Southern University. liUO; A. II.. Harvard, 1!I14; Alabama Presbyterian College. l!il.5-l.S: Austin College, 1918-20; Professor of English in Alillsaps College since 1920; Kappa Alpha; Sigma Upsilon, George Monroe Patch K,S., M.S. .Issistant I ' rofrssnr of Clirinhlry and Matlirmaliis B.S., 1920, M.S.. 1921, John B. Stetson University: Assistant Prof i ssor of Chemis ' .ry and Mathematics Millsaps College since 1921; Phi Kappa Delta; Thota Alpha Phi; Alpha Phi Epsilon. uuiH TiMiwiiflMataMtmtiiwBiManBr BOBASHELA, 1923 Faculty Cawthon Asbury Bowen A.B., A.M. Professor of Reliijious Educalion A.B.. Emory College, 1906; A.M., Vanderbilt Uni- versity. 1908 ; seven years in the pastorate of the M. E. Church. South, Nortli Alabama Conferen 1907-14; Professor Religious Education, Woman ' s College of Alabama, 1914-21; Vice-President " Woman ' s College ot Alabama, 1921; Superinten- dent of Teacher Training. Alabama Conference 1916-lS; Approved Instructor Standard Training Schools. M. E. Church. South ; Member Mississipp Annual Conference; Member Religious Education Association; Kappa Sigma; Square and Compa M. McKendree Black. A.B., M.A. Treasurer A.B., Emory College, ISSS; M.A., Vanderbilt Uni- versity, 1.S92; Graduate Wyatt ' s Business College, 1.SS9; Member First Millsaps College Faculty, 1S92; Member Mississippi Conference since 1S93; Com- missioner of Millsaps College since 191G; Member Board of Ti-ustees Millsaps College; Treasurer Mill- saps College since 1921. BOBASHELA, 1923 saaviM»fSi !MSii BA!m3s fggteisi B»aJi Faculty John Lambuth Ferguson, Jr. A.B., B.D. Assistant Professor in Englisli and Religious Education A.B.. B.D.. Emory University, 1916: Student A ' an- d Tl.ilt rnivei-sity, 1910-13; Divinity Student Emory I ' liiv.rsity. 1914-16; Education Secf-tarv. U S. Ai-my V. M. C. A.; Chaplain U. S. Army. 191S-19; Siiecial Student University of Edinburgli. Spring Term. 1919; Headmaster Millsaps Preparatory Scliool. 1919-21; Assistant Professor in Englisli and Religious Education. Millsaps College. 191 ' 2; Kappa Sigma; Sigma Upsilon. George W. Huddleston A.B., A.M. Issociate Professor of Latin and Greek A.B., Hiwassee College, 1SS3; Professor of Greek. Hiwassee College, 1SS4-91; A.M., Hiwassee Col- lege, 1SS6; Professor of Latin and Greelv, Harper- ville College, 1891-93; Professor of Ancient I an- guages Millsaps Preparatory School, 1900-22; President State Board of Teacher ' s Examiners. 24 BOBASHELA, 1923 Faculb Francis Stuart Harmon A.M., LL.B. Professor of History B.A.. University of Virginia. 1916; A.M., Uni- versity of Virginia. 1917; Baclielor of Laws. Har- vard University. 1922; Assistant in History Uni- versity of Virginia. 191B-17; Kappa Sigma; Plii Beta Kappa. Mrs. C. a. Bowen A.B. Assistant Professor in French A.B., Woman ' s College of Alabama. 1919. 25 BOBASHELA, 192 3 Faculty Mrs. Mary Bowen Clark A.B. Assistant Librarian A.B., Millsaps College; Assistant Librarian; Coach- ing Latin and Greek. Mrs. Mattie Cavett Thompson B.S. Matron of Dormitory B.S.. Mississippi State College for Women, IDIS; Columbia University. Summer Terms of 1918-20; Chair of Home Economics, Belhaven College, 191S-20; Matron of Dormitory. Millsaps College, since 1921. 26 BOBASHELA, 1923 STUDENT ASSISTANTS H. L. Villee. Teachins Fellow, Assistant in Englisli; Ross H. Moore. Assistant in Chemistry and Geology; Leigh Watkins, Jr., Assistant in English; S. L. Donald, Assistant in Cliemistry. 27 lock ®tu0: ®I| (EkasFB — Longfellow: Hiavealha. BOBASHELA, 1923 Senior Class Officers Thomas Coursey Presidenl Belle Lindsey J ' ice-Prcsident Ross H. Moore Secretary-Treasurer George B. Watts Honor Council LuciLE Nail Honor Council 31 BOBASHELA, 1923 Senior Class Joe Bland Abney NF.WTOK, MISSISSIPPI Bacliclor of Arts I.. L. S. : Treasurer L. L. S, Orator. ' 21; President L. L. ' 22; Democrat. . Anniversary Science Club, HMt Joe quietly minds his own business. The " Sena- tor " from Newton is an orator of ability and has made quite a few fiery speeches in defense of the political party to which he belongs. Laura Belle Lindsev. X J ([ JACKSO , MISSISSIPPI Bacliflor of Ails Knutt; Secretary Y. W. C. A.. ' 21; Undergraduate Representative Y. W. C. A.. ' 21; Blue Ridge Dele- gate. ' 21; State Y. W. C. A. Cabinet Council Dele- gate. ' 21; President Y. W. C. A.. ' 23; Secretary- Treasurer Junior Class. ' 22; Vice-President Senior ( lass. ' 23; Secretary Ramblers ' Club. ' 23; Science Club. ' 23; Purple and White Staff. ' 21; Honor Counoil. ' 23; Bobashela Staff. ' 23. Belle is famous for her breaks; she invariably says the wrong thing at the wrong time. As a worker, she has accomplished great things. Robert E. Svlverstein, Jr., K A TVI.ERTOWX, MISSISSIPPI Bachelor of Science I.. L. S. ; Science Club, ' 22; Ramblers ' Club. ' 23; V. M. C. A.; Bobashela Staff. ' 23. Whatever happens " don ' t make no difference " with Doc. His chief delight is asking questions. While at Millsaps, his social duties have never been neglected. BOBASHELA, 1923 Senior Class Eldrj-d Orenzer Baird HOUSTON, MISSISSIPPI Baclielor of Arts Blue Ridge Delegate, ' 20; President Student Volun- teers, ' 21; Delegate to Whitworth. ' 21; Y. M. C. A. Cabinet, ' 20- ' 21- ' 22; Honor Council, ' 20- ' 21; Dele- gate to Blue Ridge, ' 22; Delegate to Summer Serv- ice Group of Y. M. C. A.. New York, ' 22; Treas- urer G. L. S., ' 23; Vice-President Student Volun- teers, ' 22i- ' 23; Secretary Millsaps Volunteer Depu- tation Workers, ' 22- ' 23; Purple and White Staff. ' 22- ' 23; President Y. M. C. A., ' 23; House Govern- ing Committee, ' 22; Chairman House Governing Committee, ' 22- ' 23. Shorty ' s record speaks for itself. And no men- tion need be made of his popularity with the student body. Kathryn Taylor Howie, K J, X J JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI Bachelor of Science Treas- Basketball urer Y. W, Y. W. C. A. Cabinet, , ' 23; Bobashela Staff, Kathryn could not be depended on to speak of her own virtues. Her ready smile and friendly manner have endeared her to her associates. Norman Elliot Applewhite, K A JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI Bachelor of Science L, Ij. S. ; Y. M. C. A. ; Secretary of Freshman Class, ' 20; Varsity Basketball, ' 20; Varsity Base- ball, ' 20- ' 21- ' 22; Orchestra, ' 22- ' 23; Pan-Hellenic Council; Science Club, ' 22; Ramblers ' Club, ' 22. Credulity is Apple ' s middle name — he believes anything. His easy-going, friendly manner has made for him a host of friends. 33 BOBASHELA, 192 3 Senior Class R. Carter O ' Ferrall, K A JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI Bachelor of Science Vice-President Freshman Class. ' 20; Freshman Football. ' 20; Varsity Basketball. ' 20; L. L. S. ; Vice-President L. L. S.. ' 22; Mid-session Debater, ■23; Y. M. C. A.; Pan-Hellenic Council; Capital City Club; Science Club; Associate Editor Bobashela. ' 23. Quiet, unassuming, and lazy — that ' s " Icky. " He saps and her activities. bit inclined to he ; devoted to Mill- MiNNiE LuciLE Nail JACKSON ' , MISSISSIPPI Bachelor of Science Kiiutt; Y. W. C. A. Cabinet. ■20--21- ' 22- ' 23; State Cabinet Y. W. C. A. Delegate. ' 22; Treasurer Stu- dent Volunteers. ' 20- ' 21- ' 22- ' 23 ; Delegate State Student Volunteer Convention, ' 21- ' 23; Honor Coun- cil. ' 23; Treasurer Ramblers ' Club, ' 23; Purple and White Staff, ' 21; Science Club. Lucile ' s firm will is shown by her dictatorial manner. But withal her heart is true and loyal. J. T. SCHULTZ ANCUILLA, MISSISSIPPI Bachelor of Science .. L. S. ; Y. M. C. .: Glee Club. ' 20- ' 21- ' 23. The Major may he described as a care-free fel- low who does not worry o er what may turn up. 34 BOBASHELA, 1923 ■ BwwwwWMawwwaMMaMwwiwammfflKBCWt Senior Class Ross Henderson Moore, Ji ' Y JACKSON ' , MISSISSIPPI Bachelor of Science G. L. S. ; Secretary G. L. S., ' 23; Vice-President G. I . S.. ' 23; Anniversary Orator, ' 22; Commencement Debater. ' 23; Secretary-Treasiirer Y. M. C. A., ' 23; Capital City Club; Seashore Club; Science Club; Track, ' 22; SecretaiT Athletic Association, ' 23; Sec- retary Honor Council, ' 23; Secretary-Treasurer Senior Class, ' 23; Student Assistant in Chemistry and Geology, ' 23; Purple and WTiite Staff, ' 22; Man- aging Editor, ' 23; Literary Council. ' 22- ' 23; Presi- dent DeMolay Club, ' 23; Business Manager Boba- shela, ' 23. Ross ' bubbling vit is continually overflowing. His election to ntar! ' every office within the gift of the student body proves his popularity. He is a three-vear man. Josephine Crisler JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI Bachelor of Science Since Joe came into our midst she has proved herself to be a consistent worker. The impres- sion she has made is one pleasantly to be re- membered. F. L. Applewhite JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI Bachelor of .his Short Story Medal, ' Oli- ' OT; Preachers ' League; Y. M. C. A.; G. L. S. ; Secretary-Treasurer G. L. S., ' OS; Brother Applewhite returned to us after an absence of several years. He is an earnest stu- dent, a hard worker, and a Christian gentle- man. BOBASHELA, 192 3 enior CI ass George Benjamin Watts, K A RULEVILLE, MISSISSIPPI Baclielor of Arts Y. M. C. A.; Glee Club, •20- ' 21- ' 23; Varsity Baseball, ' 20- ' 21- ' 22; Assistant Circulation Manager Purple and White, ' 20; Circulation Manager, ' 21; Assistant Business Manager Purple and White, ' 22; Business Manager. ' 23; Science Club, ' 21- ' 22; Pan-Hellenic Council, ' 22- ' 23; Ramblers ' Club. ' 23; Literary Council, ' 22- ' 23; Chairman Honor Council, ' 23. His wit is refreshing and his voice — well, he literally sang his way through college. George is affable, friendly, and withal a good student. Caroline Frances Howie JACKSOX, MISSISSIPPI Bachelor of Iris Caroline, through her quiet perseverance and earnest Avork, has been able to secure her diploma in three vears- Clarence Eugene Manning, K 1 JACKSON ' , MISSISSIPPI Bachelor of Science Science Y. M. C. : " lub, ' 21- ' 22- ' 23; Ramblers ' Club. .; Capital City Club. tJene ' s ready smile and cheerful disposition have endeared him to those of his acquaintance. 36 BOBASHELA, 1923 omiaasmi BieBesauiiiauuHsii s Senior Class Fred W. McEwen MCCOMB, MISSISSIPPI Bachelor of Science Vice-President Y. M. C. A., ' 22; Blue Ridge Dele- gate, ' 22; Y. M. C. A. Cabinet. ' 23; Glee Club. ' 21- ' 23; G. L. S.; Seashore Club; Varsity Basketball, ' 21- ' 22; Basketball Manager, ' 22; Captain Basket- ball Team, ' 23; Varsity Football, ' 22- ' 23; Advertis- ing Manager Football. ' 23; Varsity Baseball. ' 21- ' 22; Athletic Council, ' 21- ' 22- ' 23, The growth of Fred ' s popularity may be com- pared to that of an oak — steady and strong. His versatility is shown by his record. C. J. Stapp, Jr. HAZLEHURST, MISSISSIPPI Bachelor of Science Varsity Baske tball. ' 21; V. Vice-President O. L. S., ' 2(1 M. C. A. Cabinet, Stapp is one of our comebacks. His liking for solitude has not led to an intimate acquaint- ance with the other members of the class of ' 23. Simmons Lee Donald, K 2l GOODMAN, MISSISSIPPI Bachelor of Science G. L. S.: Y. M. C. A.; Baseball, ' 20; Single Tennis Champion, ' 20- ' 21- ' 22- ' 23 ; Double Tennis Champion, ■21- ' 23; Science Club, ' 22; Assistant in Chem- istry, ' 23, The makeup of " Fish " is rather complex. He is a tennis champion, chemistry shark, fashion plate and a ladies ' man. BOBASHELA, 1923 Senior Clj Minor Lofton Bott JACKSOX, MISSISSIPPI Bachelor of Arts G. L. S. ; Glee Club. ' 20: Preachers ' League. ' 20; Science Club, ' 20; Certificate from Mississippi State Normal. " Trio ' s " advent to the Class of ' 23 was by his completing his course during the summer of ' 22. He is a teacher of note, having held a principal- ship at one of the county consolidated schools. Margurite Voight JACKSON ' , MISSISSIPPI Bacliclor of Science Margurite believes that to have friends you must show yourself amicable, and in her quiet way she has made many lasting friendships. Wendell Sharon Phillips MERIDIAN, MISSISSIPPI Bacliclor of Arts G. L. S. : Freshman Debater. ' 21; Triangular De- bater, ' 22- ' 23; Vice-President G. L. S.. ' 22; Presi- dent G. L. S., ' 23; Devotional Leader. S. V. B.. ' 22; N. Y. Delegate S. ■ ' . M.. ' 22; Secretary-Treasurer State S. V. Conference. ' 23; Y. M. C. A.; Blue Ridge Delegate. ' 22; Vice-President Y. JI. C. A., ' 23; State Representative Southern " Y " Council. ' 23: Preachers ' League; Bobashela Staff, ' 23; News Editor Purple and ' U ' hite. ' 23. Phillips is of a smiling disposition. He has been quite active among the social organizations about the campus. BOBASHELA, 1923 Senior CI ass Leigh Watkins, Jr., II K A, Y JACKSOM, MISSISSIPPI Bachelor of Science President Ramblers ' Club, ' 22; Capital Citv Club, ' 30- ' 21- ' 22- ' 23; Purple and White Staff, ' 22- ' 23 Literary Council, ' 22- ' 23; Assistant in English, ' 23 Feature Edicor Purple and White, ' 23; Edito Bobashela, ' 23. " Skillet " is only slow and lazy in his move- ments. His mind is a busy work-shop of ideas and ambitions. Horace L. Villee, K -T, 1 JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI Bachelor of Science Square and Compass; G. L. S. ; Preachers ' League; Y. IVI. C. A,; Vice-President Freshman Class. ' 19; President Sophomore Class, ' 20; Chairman Inter- Fraternity Council, ' 23; Triangular Debater. ' 20- ' 23; University Debater, ' 22; Commencement Debater. ' 22; Vice-Preside nt G. L. S., ' 22; Glee Club, ' 19- ' 20- ' 22; Tennis Club, ' 19--20; Varsity Football, ' 20; Purple and White Staff, ' 20- ' 22- ' 23; Editor Purple and White. ' 23; Clark Essay Medal. ' 22; Athletic Council, ' 19- ' 20; Tribbett Fellowship. ' 23; Cheer Leader. ' 22- ' 23; Literary Council, ' 22- ' 23; Boba- shela Staff, ' 23. Horace is genial and energetic, tation for getting things done. He has a repii- JOHN ROLFE HiLLMAN MCDONALD, MISSISSIPPI Bachelor of Science Y. M. C. A.; L. L. S. ; Basketball. ' 21- ' 22: Resi- dent L. L. S.. ' 23; Vice-President Ramblers ' Club. ' 23; Square and Compass. " Punch " is an energetic and persevering student who looks on the serious side of life. 39 BOBASHELA, 1923 Senior Class John Thomas Coursey, .4 O X DECATUR, MISSISSIPPI Bachelor of Science G. L. S. ; Y. M. C. A.; Varsity Basketball. ' 20- ' 21- ' 22: Captain Basketball, ' 21: Manager Basket- ball, ' 21; Manager Tennis. ' 21; Winner Tennis Doubles. ' 21; Student Manager Athletics. ' 21- ' 22; Athletic Council, ' 21- ' 22- ' 23; Science Club. ' 22- ' 23: Chairman House Governing Board. ' 22; Assistant in GeiTnan. ' 22; President Athletic Association. ' 23; " M " Club; Purple and White Staff. ' 21- ' 22- ' 23: Ramblers ' Club. ' 23; President Senior Class. ' 23; All-One Club; Literary Council, ' 21- ' 22- ' 23; Boba- shela Staff. ' 23. A diligent scholar, an athlete, and a friend to all is Thomas. His capability is demonstrated by the number of responsibilities that have borne upon him. Daniel Farley McNeil JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI Bachelor of Arls Purple and White Staff. ' 21- ' 22- ' 2 " : O F-f-farley doesn ' t stutter all the time, b-b-but w- vhen he becomes excited he j-just can ' t help it. He has a soul for music — that of the violin. And as a poet, his contributions have been highly enjoved. T. B. WiNSTEAD, Jr. MOUNT OLIVE, MISSISSIPPI Bachelor of Arts V. S. Army; Meridian College. ' 19; Mississippi State Normal College. ' 20- ' 21; Millsaps College, •22- " 23: Y. M. C. A.; L. L. S. ; Treasurer L. L. S.. ' 23; Commencement Debater. ' 23. During his two years ' sta at Millsaps, Win- stead has demonstrated his ability as a student. He isn ' t headstrong, but is a man not easily led. BOBASHELA, 192 3 Senior Class Charles Lewis McCormick SUMMIT, MISSISSIPPI Bac ielor of Science G. U S. : y. M. C. A. Cabinet. ' 23: Glee Club, ' 17- ' lS- ' 22- ' 23; Orchestra, ' IT- ' IS; Varsity Basket- ball. ' 18- ' 21- ' 22- ' 23; Varsity Baseball. ' lS- ' 21- ' 22; Manag-er Baseball, ' 22; Varsity Football. ' 23; Track. ' 20; Vice-President Athletic Association. ' 23; Ath- letic Council, ' 2i2- ' 23; Bobashela Staff. ' 23. Charlie ' s record as an athlete is an enviable one, and his school work has not suffered thereby. John Byars Shearer HOUSTON, MISSISSIPPI Bachelor of Arts Mid-session i; President I atin. ' 22; Square and Ij. L. S. ; Vice-President L. L. S.. ' Debater. ' 22; Triangular Debater. L. L. S.. ' 23; Student Assistant American Jjegrion; Preachers ' Leagi Compass; Bobashela i- ' taft ' . " Monsieur " Shearer was wounded while par- ticipating in our little scrap with Germany. He has shown himself faithful to every college activ- itj ' that he has entered. RuFus Breezil Reeves, K 1 MCCOMB, MISSISSIPPI Bachelor of Arts Knutt; Varsity Football. ' 21- ' ' 21- ' 22- ' 23; Baseball, ' 21- ' 22- ' 23 ball. ' 22; Captain Football. ' 23; Association. ' 22; " M " Club. ' 21 22- ' 23; Basketball. ; Captain Basket- President Athletic ■22- ' 23; Track. ' 22: G. I.,. S.. ' 2il- ' 22- ' 23; Mid-session Debater. ' 22; Win- ner Commencement Debater ' s Medal. ' 22; President G. L. S.. ' 23; Emory Debater. ' 23; Y. M. C. A., ' 21- ' 22- ' 23; Assistant in Athletics. ' 22; Purple and White Staff. ' 22; Bobashela Staff. ' 23. Breezie made the varsity football, basketball, and baseball teams every year. His proficiency as a student is shown by his graduating in three years. BOBASHELA, 192 3 Yesterday At early dawn when I awake And so begin the new-born da} ' , Before I rise I often take A backward glance to yesterday. The many lessons that I caught From those events that happened then, Have left the courage I had sought To help me in the world of men. And so as down life ' s trail I go To find that high and better way, I forward face — but even so I can ' t forget the yesterday. D. F. McNeil. I i BOBASHELA, 1923 Junior Class Officers W. W. Combs rrcshicnt H. A. Stovall J ' ice-Prcsidcnt Margaret Rowsev Secretary-Treasurer Lanier Hunt Honor Council 43 BOBASHELA, 192 3 Junior Class Josephine Reynolds JACKSONj MISSISSIPPI W. W. Combs MERIDIAN MISSISSIPPI R. B. Booth GUKTOWN " , MISSISSIPPI E. W. Brown CRYSTAL SPRINGS, MISSISSIPPI Evelyn O ' Brlant jackson, mississippi mamnaa Baia BOBASHELA, 1923 Junior Class J. S. Barbour YAZOO CITV, MISSISSIPPI W. M. Nelson HOLLY SPRINGS, MISSISSIPPI Rivers Applewhite JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI H. H. Knorlock JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI J. H. Howie JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI BOBASHELA, 1923 Junior Class Lanier Hunt PORT GIBSOX, MISSISSIPPI O. B. Triplett FOREST, MISSISSIPPI Ary Lotterhos JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI J. W. Sistrunk CRYSTAL SPRINGS, MISSISSIPPI D. W. Poole FRANKLINTON, LOUISIANA 46 fifin BOBASHELA, 1923 Junior Class Guy Clark STATE LINE, MISSISSIPPI H. A. Stovall JACKSON ' , MISSISSIPPI Maxine Tull JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI J. M. Weems SUN, MISSISSIPPI M. H. McCall HERNANDO, MISSISSIPPI 47 BOBASHELA, 192 3 Junior Class F. E. Ballard BILOXI, MISSISSIPPI W. E. Howell LEXINGIOX, MISSISSIPPI Eleanor G. Sullivax JACKSOV, MISSISSIPPI J. F. Watson CARROLLTON, MISSISSIPPI J. C. Ellis NEW AUGUSTA, MISSISSIPPI 48 BOBASHELA, 1923 Junior Class F. M. Cross FOREST, MISSISSIPPI C. B. Macgowan JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI Mary Nell Boyd WESSON, MISSISSIPPI A. S. Kennington JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI J. B. HuTTON, Jr. JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI 49 BOBASHELA, 192 3 Junior Class J. W. Campbell IlESTERVILLE, MISSISSIPPI A. D. Cassity FOREST, MISSISSIPPI Margaret Rowsey JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI D. D. Cully CAN ' TOV, MISSISSIPPI W. M. Noble RAYMOND, MISSISSIPPI SO BOBASHELA, 1923 Junior Class Elizabeth Morrison JACKSON ' , MISSISSIPPI C. G. Scott JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI Susie Mae Barxes BRANDON, MISSISSIPPI J. L. Maske ROSE HILL, MISSISSIPPI Ruth Thompson VICKSBURG, MISSIS SIPPI Carl Hurer crystal sprikgs, mississippi BOBASHELA, 1923 SophohopeS ■c SopKomore Class Officers W. W. Lester President Theo. Grandberry I ' ice-Presidenl J. W. Young Secretary-Treasurer Bethany Swearen ' GFN Honor Council BOBASHELA, 1923 »™wa«ggggi ' ?f ' ' ™ ' fiin»»MflM»«a BOBASHELA, 1923 BBWBBW«« BB«6W«B»W™W WWWWa Soph omore Cl ass Members Ballard, F. E. Bennet, R. H. Bowling, Bessie Brooks, Leroy Burkes, M. L. Cagle, E. M. Calhoun, F. A. Cook, W. G. Cook, W. T. Craig, Jessie Crawford, Irene Curtis, Gladys Davenport, Mary Davenport, T. M. Evans, Jo Ella FiTSHUGH, J. G. Flowers, I. W. French, A. N. Gainey, J. L. Galloway, W. M. Garst, J. L. Gillis, N. B. Grandberry, Theo. Harkey, Bernice Harris, J. O. Howell, W. B. Jones, G. H. Jones, Dorothy Cain, L. P. Kersh, Doris Landis, R. J. Lester, W. W. Lowe, Rosalea Marley, Ethel Middleton, C. E. McCORMICK, QUINNIE McMullen, Lorene Phillips, W. H. PULLEN, C. W. Shanks, J. W. Sharbrough, H. M. Sharp, L. M. Simpson, H. G. Simpson, Magnolia Stewart, F. A. SWEARENGEN, BUTHANY Tate, E. M. Taylor, Alberta Thrash, M. B. Thompson, Cvmhia Warren, J. S. Watkins, Lucie Watson, M. S. Williams, R. L. Young, J. W. Chapman, W. O. Flowers, Evelyn Plummer, James Smith, J. D. BOBASHELA, 192 3 Freshman Class Officers Chester Nelson ' President Marynel Williams Vice-President W. M. Bealle Secretary-Treasurer ROBY Bush Honor Council BOBASHELA, 192 3 Freshman CI ass Clyde L. Atkins D. A. Arnold J. L. Barnes a. bealle Isaac Bain RoBY Bush Henry Converse C. C. Chisholm H. D. COULSON V. E. Chalfant L. W. COKER M. Evans W. W. Ford, Jr. Meimbers w. e. foxwortu G. J. Griifis ' , Jr. J. H. Favara R. J. Ham T. B. Holloman J. R. HiGIlTOWER JONiE Hamilton J. B. Harris S. K. Jones F. R. LiCKFOLD T. E. Motlow Lem Mahoney e. d. moreiiead C. H. McCraine J. M. McKeovvn C. F. Nelson W. M. Noble Douglas McNair D. S. Reeves F. F. Russell Edward Smith C. K. Smith M. B. Swazie W. R. ' 0RD H. S. Williford Hv. Yerger, Jr. 58 BOBASHELA, 1923 MORE GREEN ONES Fresnman CI ass J. p. Allen M. L. Branch Marie Barber Natoma Campbell Martha Cook Eleanor Coughlin Pearl Crawford J. F. Egger E. M. Furniss A. N. Gore J. B. Gourley R. A. Grisham S. M. Gerald Helen Howie Members Maggie Mae Jones E. P. Jones H. C. Lewis H. P. Lewis T. C. Marshall Charles Middleton W. C. Mabry Martha B. Marshall Lucie Mae McMullen Mary Nell Newell Isaac Newton R. W. Oakey R. T. Pickett J. N. Pitts J. B. Price E. E. Price A. W. Rackley T. F. Reed C. G. Sparkman C. A. Tatum R. W. Terrell Jean Thompson T. B. Todd Thelma Tolles H. W. F. Vaughn L. W. Wiley Marinell Williams BOBASHELA, 192 3 iBaa KsafSK - ' »rimmmssiMymsaim«:m mf9sus THE REST OF THEM FresK resnman CI ass S. M. Bailfy C. O. BOYLES R. E. Bell J. E. Baxter W. G. Campbell CoRALiE Cotton Norma Lee Caldwell H. O. Gable W. A. Gathrigiit J. L. Holland J. W. Hutchinson J. G. Horton P. L. Havden R. C. Kelly Members Beatrice Lindsey C. G. Mabry D. D. Martin E. N. Motley E. M. MuRPHEY, Jr. Evelyn Montgomery O. M. Mabry Francis Middleton Elizabeth Mitchell Elise J. H. Naylor W. T. Parker Emmy Lou Pation Margaret Power Eurainor Pyron L S. Reed Susie Mae Robinson Katherine Smiih Virginia Terrell Moody Till F. W. Vaughn Georgia Watkins Laura Wilson R. C. West J. G. Walker F. A. Weaver W. P. WOOLEY J. H. Webb 60 BOBASHELA, 192 3 coeos BOBASHELA, 192 3 Co-Eds Applewhite, Rivers Austin, Mary Barnes, Susie Mae Bailey, Katherine Barber, Marie V.OYD, Mary Nell Crisler, Josephine Craig, Jessie Crawford, Irene Curtis, Gladys Cagle, Gladys Caldwell, Normal Lee Campbell, Natoma Cook, Martha Cotton, Coralie Coughlin, Eleanor Crawford, Pearl Crisler, Martha Dancy, Cora Davenport, Mary Evans, Jo Ella Flowers, Evelyn Ferguson, Olive W. Howie, Caroline Howie, Kathryn Harkey, Bernice Hunt, Virginia Howie, Helen Jones, Dorothy Jones, Maggie Mae Kersh, Doris Lindsey, Belle Lotierhos, Ary Lowe, Rosalie Lauchsley, Doris Lindsey, Beatrice Morrison, Elizabeth Marley, Ethel McMuLLAN, Lorene Marshall, Martha B. Middleton, Francis Mitchell, Elizabeth Montgomery, Evelyn McCallum, Elise McMullen, Lucie May Nail, Lucile Newell, Mary Nell O ' Briant, Evelyn O ' Leary, Ruth Patton, Emmy Lou Power, Margaret Pyron, Eurainor Pyron, Rita Rowsey, Margaret Remfry, Gwen Robinson, Susie M. Sullivan, E. G. Simpson, Magnolia Swearengen, Bethany Smith, J. D. Sharp, Mrs. J. H. Skinner, Henrietta Stapp, Amelia SlMONTON, MaYSIE Simpson, Irene Smith, Kathryn Ta-slor, Alberta Thompson, Cynthia TuLL, Maxine Thompson, Ruth Terrell, Virginia Thompson, Elaine ToLLEs, Thelma VoiGHT, Margaret Watkins, Lucie Wills, Pauline Watkins, Georgie Williams, Marynel Wilson, Laura Yerger, Elizabeth 62 BOBASHELA, 1923 C fiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiifiii 63 s. BOBASHELA, 192 3 i ' g»° «« ' S8TOgwmwiwimw«BBiBaaagwg»BWW Nature ' s Songs The Music found in Nature is The sweetest one may hear, Its beauty fills the heart and charms The most aesthetic ear. The soft rain patters on the roof A symphony of sound ; ' ithi the fury of the storm A melodv is found. In ceaseless flow of harmony The merrj- brook trips on ; The wind that ' s singing through the trees, Breaks forth into a song. The bird that flits among the trees, And sweetly sings away Must have a mate upon the nest That he should be so gay. I ' he bees that fly about the flow ' r Are humming soft, a tune; At dusk the nightingale comes forth And serenades the moon. So in the forest and the fields. Wherever man may roam The music nature there has placed Finds in the heart its home. D. F. M. 64 look iEl)tn: Atlflfttrfi BOBASHELA, Athletic Council H. F. ZiMOSKi Director of .Itlilclus D. M. Key Faculty Adinsor B. E. Mitchell Faculty Advisor M. C. White Faculty Advisor J. T. CouRSEY President Athletic Association C. L. McCORMiCK Vice-President Ross H. Moore Secretary D. M. Key Treasurer W. W. Combs Student Manager of Athletics Assistant Managers F. W. McEwEN Football C. G. Scott Basketball W. M. Nelson Baseball D. W. Poole Track B. F. CouRSEY Tennis BOBASHELA, 192 3 aamnasnieaouimaaaMi M-Club R. B. Reeves S. L. Donald N. E. Applewhite A. D. Cassity LeRov Brooks W. W. Combs C. H. McCORMICK H. A. Stovall J. W. Young R. C. O ' Ferrall Members R. W. Oakey C. F. Nelson J. L. Maske R. G. Lilly C. G. Scott D. D. Cully J. W. Campbell G. B. Watts J. C. Galloway J. T. COURSEY W. B. Howell F. W. McEwEN T. M. DAVExpoRr N. C. Young James Plummer J. H. Webb Walter Galloway D. S. Reeves W. M. Nelson 68 BOBASHELA, 192 3 ' • fmaBfaBmgmauaaiiHm MimuMiaimaKmfitf tmaaurata Dr. D. M. Key The day of reckoning is at hand, and the " Old War Horse " has reckoned well. The " objectives " are in sight. Millsaps has come from behind in athletics, and he has been largely responsible. Coach " Zimmie " Zimoski He came to us with a good reputation for knowing sports and has made a better one. In the one year that he has been at Millsaps, he has prod uced a winning foot- ball team, and his other teams show signs of like conduct. Student Manager Combs Bill deserves his position. During his sojourn at Millsaps, he has shown himself deeply interested in her athletic activities. The schedule he arranged for 1922-23 has been a splendid one and is largely due to his tireless efforts. McEwEN, Football Manager Fred ' s inability to play the entire season because of an injury, did not dampen his zeal and interest in football. He worked ceaselessly advertising the games, thus helping to make the 1922 football season a financial success. 69 BOBASHELA, 1923 The 1922 Football Season LR football season did not result in piling up great scores against our adversaries. Since the introduction of inter-collegiate football in Millsaps Col- lege three years ago, the success of each year could not be called even mediocre. This was not imlooked for, however, as no college is expected to produce a winning team in two years ' time. During this embryonic period, the team learned to bear the chagrin of defeat and to experience the exultation of victory. They were drilled, not only in the fundamentals of the game, but in gentlemanly conduct on the field. The student body is to be congratulated on its conduct during this trying period. Defeats were accepted philosophically; victories, with a feeling of elation. Never was that spirit which cheers the team and which binds the student body, lost. And what has been the result? The first game of 1922 was a victory for the Majors. The second was a defeat by Centenary, but not by a large score as was predicted. The Purple and White played a hand-picked team, but made a most creditable showing. The phenomenal surprise of the season came when our ancient rival, Mis- sissippi College, beat us by a score of only 13 to 6. Then came the turning of the tide for the Majors; then came the real victory of the season. The student body saw that the team was a winning one. That element of " knock " was lost; moral support became almost frenzied, such cheering had never before been shown on the campus. The people of Jackson also awakened to the fact that Millsaps possessed fighting ability. Criticism became favorable ; meetings were held to guarantee games; parades were staged; attendance at games became much im- proved ; a spirit of co-operation grew between town and school ; and as a climax to the season, the sportsmen of the town made available a fund of $1,500 to properly e(]uip next year ' s team. Thus ended the 1922 football season; a success, as ours was a moral victory. An everlasting spirit of confidence permeated the student body, and the city of Jack- son assured us of its whole-hearted support. The team added to a reputation for fair play and for gentlemanly conduct on the field, one for being able to put forth real effort and to engage the ei emv in a real and a winning fisht. BOBASHELA, 1923 71 BOBASHELA, 192 3 a faaiBaaa ' itauasmMgaefimnm CLARK-MEiNIORIALj O; IVIlLLSAPS, 39 The season opened with a bang when the Militant Majors trampled the light and inexperi- enced Clark Memorial eleven and romped to victory- on the large end of a 39 to o score. From the kickofF it was apparent that the Baptists from East Mississippi were inferior to the Majors who, before the end of the first quarter, had twice crossed the counting stripe. Six touchdowns were scored. Clark made only two first downs during the game and each time a five-yard off-side penalty aided the Baptists. To J. W. Young, better known as " Stump, " goes the honor of crossing the enemy line for the first touchdown of the season. Jimmie Campbell did some excellent defensive woik in the opening game, lie also smashed the Clark secondary on the offensive. BlRMINGHAM-S(U THKRN, 2 I ; IMlLLSAPSj O The Panthers of Birmingham-Southern were the only opponents of the Majors who turned back the Purple wave without a score. Onlv once did the Majors threaten, and then a fumble on the Panther six-yard line fell under a Ciold and Black warrior — and the Majors threatened no more. The game was played on October 22, 1922, a day of disaster for all Mississippi teams. The Majors were handicapped by the loss of three men from the backfield, and Stovall, regular punter, was suffering from a twisted ankle. " Lightnin ' " l " )avenport carried the day on the defense, according to the comment of the Birmingham papers and the laudations of his team-mates. " Stump " " oung, in ihe backfield, time and again thwarted the Panther ' s aerial attack. MaiTmltHeB smiBSSHK BOBASHELA, I ' .GALLOV Af TACKLE HALF FULL rm ' %i- w- wr . msf u, Nfc- v • m ' W ' sm ' " m - ' Centenary, 21; IMillsaps, 7 Highly touted as one of the strongest teams in the South, the Centenary eleven invaded the Major ' s domain intent on rolling up a large score, approximately a point a minute, so they said. The dope favored them to win by at least seven touchdowns. The fighting spirit of the Majors, an immeasurable (juantity, was not taken into account by the dopesters. Only b y using their entire repertoire and all their substitutes vere the Maroons able to concjuer the Majors. The fighting spirit of the Purple and White was the marvel of the rather limited number of spectators. Charlie " Zip " McCormick intercepted a Centenary pass and raced forty-five yards for the Majors ' touchdown. R. B. " Breezie " Reeves ripped off soine nice gains through the line. The sterling qualities of Walter " Prep " Galloway scintillated during this tilt. NoR rAL, 7; ]MlLLSAPS, 10 Suffering from o er-confidence from their wonderful showing against Centenar , the Majors came near being humbled at the hands of the Pedagogues, a supposedly easy victim. Early hi the first ([uarter, the Majors marched down to the Normal twenty-yard line where " Bubber " Galloway booted a field goal from placement. Then the Majors lagged. McCormick saved the day when, in the fourth quarter, he shot a perfect thirty-five-yard pass into the waiting arms of " Chick " Nelson, who was behind the Normal goal line. " Breezie " Reeves was a big factor in driving through the Normal line. " Prep ' Galloway did some excellent work, both defensively and offensively. 73 BOBASHELA, 1923 C.Galloway QUARTER Cully CENTER Howard, 7; Millsaps, 14 Fighting tooth and toe nail through the first two quarters to a scoreless tie, the Bulldogs and the Majors gave Jackson fans as pretty a battle as was staged on the local field during the season. In the second half, the Majors showed their real game, coming from behind to win. In the third (juarter, a fumble on the Major ' s forty-yard line was recovered by a Bulldog, who raced through an open field for a touchdown. Then it was that the Purple and ' hite tore through the Bulldog machine with a regularity that carried them from the kick-off to within a striking distance of the Howard goal. Holding on the part of the Majors drew a fifteen-yard penalty on the first down, leaving a gap of twenty-seven yards to cross the goal line. Three plays made twenty-five yards and first down. " Chick " Nelson was elected to smash over for the touchdown. And in one smash at the line, " Chick " delivered. The Bulldogs kicked and again the Majors marched steadily toward that coveted goal line. But the Howard defense held and the ball went over. The Bulldogs had spent their force and were unable to make consistent gains, so were forced to kick. Three times they held the Majors after steady offensive moves had carried the oval well into Red and Blue territory. At the beginning of the fourth quarter the Majors, gaining second wind, started goalward again. A varied attack carried the ball to the Howard eight-yard line where " Chick " Nelson was again called upon for necessary yardage, and in a smashing drive over left tackle, he went over for the second touchdown. CuUey ' s work far surpassed his usual steady game. He was in on every play and smeared the Ho vard offensive with clock-like regularity. C. Galloway was the general who made the win possible. " Red " Plummer, though only a sub, was a power in checking a Howard comeback. BOBASHELA, 192 3 %, OAltEY GUKRU HALF Mississippi College, 13; Millsaps, 7 The result of the annual Major-Choctaw tilt was quite a shock to the entire state. The Choctaws were doped an easy winner b}- six touchdowns by the sharks who forecast games, but these sharks received the jolt of their lives in the opening quarter of the game. From the kick-off, the Majors marched to the Choctaw four-yard line, and only a lucky break in the form of an intercepted pass stemmed the rush of the Purple wave. They kicked out of danger, and the Majors again started goalward and advanced to the Choctaw ten-yard line before being again checked. A punting duel followed and the quarter closed with the ball in Choctaw possession near midfieid. In the second quarter, the Choctaw steam roller worked and they chalked up the first touchdown on straight line bucks. In the third quarter the Major defense again faltered and before the rushing Chocta vs could be checked they had crossed the Purple and ' hite goal again. With the score 1 3 to o against them in the fourth quarter, the Majors opened with their offensive ace. Daring aerial attacks, line plunges and end runs placed the ball on the Choctaw one-yard line. " Chick " Nelson smashed over the line for the first points ever scored by Millsaps against the Choctaws in football. It was in this game that the freshman triumvirate shone forth with a radiance that could not be denied. " Chick " Nelson, " Pole " Webb, and " Skinney " Oakey were the standard bearers of the Class of 1926. " Chick " made repeated gains around end and through the line. " Pole " and " Skinney " opened hole after hole in the Choctaw line, while on the defense they presented an im- pregnable barrier. BOBASHELA, 1923 Brooks END Stoyall TACKLE Ole Miss, 19; Millsaps, 7 Crippled and minus the services of the freshmen, the Majors entered the final game of the season with the grim determination to hold " Ole Miss " to a minimum score. The Majors were admittedly weaker than " Ole Miss. " The Purple and White lacked substitutes, while on the " Ole Miss " bench sat nearly another team. It was Thanksgiving and the largest crowd that ever attended a Millsaps ' football game was on hand. The game opened amid the cheering of supporters of both teams. It was evident from the first play that the game would be bitterly contested. The first (juarter ended scoreless. In the second ([uarter " Ole Miss " scored on a varied attack, but failed to kick goal after touchdown. A pass from McC ' ormick to lirooks from midfield and a fifty-yard dash by Brooks featured the game and resulted in a touchdown for Millsaps. A kicked goal by C. Galloway gave the Majors a 7 to 6 lead. Barbour intercepted a pass and raced forty yards to a touchdown. The half ended with " Ole Miss " in the lead by 12 to 7. During the third period the reserves began to batter down the tiring Millsaps ' forwards and successive line smashes carried the ball over. Barbour delivered the point after touchdown by a kick from placement. The wonderful dash of Brooks, after receiving the pass, and his general work in this game, marked him as one of the best ends in the state and, as a result, he was chosen for the mythical all-state eleven. Stovall was a power in the line, and his punting was the best of the season on the local grounds. He also made the all-state eleven. Maske played the best gaine ever and it was certain that a runner tackled bv him was downed. 76 BOBASHELA, 1923 Junior Majors Football Season, 1922 OR the first time since Millsaps entered the intercollegiate football world, a Freshman team has had scheduled games with the teams of other institutions. Four games were played by the team of 1922, and though the result in games won was not what was most desired, it was at least a be- ginning. The Freshman Team received only general instruction at the hands of the Coach who had his hands full putting a creditable varsity in the field with only a limited amount of material. He could not be expected to spend much time with the Junior Majors, as the freshmen were called. The first game played by the freshmen was against the Philadelphia High School eleven. The breaks were all against the Juniors, but despite this and the fact that they had only practiced signals two days before they left for the enemy ' s territory, they were only beaten by a score of 6 to o. The second game was played with the Mississippi Deaf and Dumb School eleven on local grounds and the Jimiors ran roughshod over the " Dummies. " The final score was 36 to O in favor of the freshmen. Two games were played with the freshman team of Vlississippi College. In the first, on the local grounds, the Papooses won the decision, after a battle that was not decided until the last whistle. A touchdown in the second quarter gave the Papooses six points, and a goal from placement added one more, giving them a 7 to o decision over the Junior Majors. The final game of the freshman schedule was played on Provine field, the hunting ground of the Papooses. Here Lady Luck took a hand, giving the Choctaw under- lings two touchdowns on flukes. The Jiuiiors crossed the Papoose goal in the second half, and kicked goal from placement, giving them the seventh point. The final score was: Papooses, 14; Junior Majors, 7. The games played gave the freshmen some excellent experience so that vhen the call is sounded for candidates for the varsity in 1923 they will be well fitted to begin training for places thereon. BOBASHELA, 1923 BOBASHELA, Basketball, 1922 The basketball season of 1922 could not be viewed as entirely successful from the point of view of scoring. Though the Purple and White was never defeated by a great difference in score, some jinx seemed to have camped on our trail and all but one game was lost. The handicap of having no adequate place to practice was never overcome, and the greater part of the season a majority of the regulars were continu- ously on the sick list. Ole Miss 3). Ole Miss 24 Centenary 17 Centenary . 25 Mississippi College 27 Mississippi College 29 Mississippi College 26 Mississippi College 17 Mississippi College 17 Millsaps 13 Millsaps 8 Millsaps II Millsaps It Millsaps 16 Millsaps 26 Millsaps 23 Millsaps 12 Millsaps 19 79 BOBASHELA, 192 3 80 ii o ' i mmu iftiBitff°ffi aiF " ' " F ' BOBASHELA, 192 3 Girls ' Basketball Team BEATRICE LiNDSEY Ruittilnfj Ccitter CoRALiE Gotten Jumpin j Center Magnolia Simpson Guard Irene Simpson Forward CvNTHiA Thompson Jumping Center Elizabeth Morrison Forward Jessie Craig Guard Evelyn Montgomery Forward EuRANiA Pyron Forward Rosalie Lowe Runnintj Center Kathryn Howie Guard Ruth Thompson Guard Belle Lindsey Manager Maxine Tull Captain, Forward BOBASHELA, 1923 Baseball, 1922 Were it not for the eternal optimism of the athletes and student body, we might have become discouraged by the Purple and White baseball season of 1922. Again the jinx followed us and the majority of winning scores were on the side of our opponents. Every man played his position as a star, and the co-operation of the team was marked throughout the sjiring. There seemed, however, to be that something lacking which would give us the big end of the score. The brilliant feature of the season was our twice defeating the strong " Ole Miss " team. They came to us fully expecting to send us to an ignoble defeat. The im- expected happened, however, and they were the ones who were humbled. Mississippi College 18 Millsaps Mississippi College 2 Millsaps Normal College 6 Millsaps Normal College 9 Millsaps Ole Miss 3 Millsaps Ole Miss 5 Millsaps Centenary 10 Millsaps Centenary 4 Millsaps Centenary 8 Millsaps Centenary 5 Millsaps Louisiana Polytechnic .... 11 Millsaps 82 BOBASHELA, 1923 BOBASHELA, 192 3 Track, 1922 The 1922 track team afforded ] Iillsaps the opportunity to glory in victory over our traditional rival, Mississippi College. The Purple and AVhite, under the leadersliip of Collins, prepared quietly, and when they went to Clinton the first week in May of last year, hardly anyone knew of their going. Their return was triumphant, however, and a Choctaw scalp was hanging at the waist of every one of the victors. The Majors won the meet by a score of 34 to 42. f ' irst place was taken in seven events. First place in the high jmiip was tied by a Major, and second place was easily gained in se en events. We are proud of the result of the 1922 track season, accomplished witliout the aid or direction of any sa ' e those wlui took part. Can we not make this slio ing a precedent ? 84 BOBASHELA, 1923 WWWBWWWWWHMMWMMtt flWT ' Tennis, 1922-1923 Interest in tennis at ]VIillsaps College has always been intense. In the spring of 1922, the college doubles championship was won by Burton Ford and Walter Stokes, both members of the Class of ' 22. " Fish " Donald won the coveted honor of singles championship, a place that he has held since his entrance in college. Those interested in the game were not satisfied with letting the ability of our cham- pions confine itself to the campus. A match was arranged with Mississippi College, and Stokes, Ford, and Donald invaded the enemy ' s territory on Monday, May 22, 1922. They came back victorious, Stokes and Ford winning the doubles match and Donald, the singles. Mississippi Colleg e attempted to take the double championship to Clinton in the early fall of ' 23, but failed, Chatony anil Donald winning the match. BOBASHELA, 1923 HERE AND THERE 86 BOBASHELA, 1923 BOBASHELA, 192 3 Pi Kappa Alpha Fouiuled at the University of X ' irginia in 1868 Colors: Garnet and Cold Floiver: Lily-of-the-VaIle I ' lihlica ton: " The Shield and Diamond " Alpha Iota Chapter Frater IX Facultate Stuart G. Noni.E Georcr B. Watt? Fratres in Collegio Class of 1923 R. E. SvLVF.RSTr.iv, Jk. Leigh Watkins, Jr. J. DEwnTE Mlt lev Class of 1924 Llovi) J. Griffis H. H. Knoblock T. M. Davenport W W. Lesier Class of 1925 R. L. Williams J. F. Garsi NORMAX B. GiLLlS EUGKNE M. FURVISS W. A. Bealle Class of 1926 James M. McKeown V. E. Ch ALFA NT O. M. Marrv V. T. Parker F. F. Russell, Jr. ' Pledge BOBASHELA, 192 3 91 BOBASHELA, 192 3 Kappa Alpha Founded at Washington and Lee University in 1865 Colors: Crimson and Gold Floiuers : Magnolia and Red Rose Puhluatioii : " Kappa Alpha Journal " Alpha Mu Chapter Milton C. White Fratres in Facultate J. Reese Lin A. P. Hamilton Fratres in Collegio Class of 1933 R. C. O ' Ferrall Norman E. Applewhite A. D. Cassity Class of 1924 O. Beamon Triplett J. W. Campbell Charles Macgowan J. S. Barbour Wm. Veazey E. M. Tate Class of 1925 J. C. Galloway W. M. Galloway F. A. Stewart W. R. Watkins L. P. MOSELEY Plcdge Class of 1926 F. R. LicKFOLn H. S. Willfford Watkins FoRn James Horton E. M. MuRPiiEY, Jr. Ike Reed 9a BOBASHELA, 192 3 93 BOBASHELA, 192 3 Kappa Sigma Founded at the University of Bologna in 1400 Founded in America at the University of Virginia in 1867 Colors: Scarlet, White and Emerald Flower: Lily-of-the- Valley Publications: " The Caduceus " and " The Star and Crescent " Alpna Upsilon Cnapter G. L. Harrell Fratres in Facultate J. L. Ferguson Francis Harmont C. A. Bow EN Fratres in Collegio Class of 1923 Horace L. Villee S. L. Donald R. B. Reeves C. E. Manning Class of 1924 D. D. CuLLEY M. W. Noble R. L. Hunt W. H. Oliphant R. G. Lilly S. D. G. H in ton Class of 1925 G. H. Jones W. T. Cook J. G. FiTZHUGlI J. H. A ' ITT C. F. Nelson C. K. Smith T. E. Motlow Robert Ham Class of 1926 J. R. Hightower T. B. Holloman, Jr. J. S. Hamilton G. J. Griffin, Jr. Henry Converse L. A. Mahoney J. R. Busn, Jr. D. S. Reeves Pledge 94 BOBASHELA, 1923 95 BOBASHELA, 1923 Alpka Tketa Cki Founded at Mi ' .lsaps College, February 17, 1921 PETITIONING Tke S. A. E. Fraternity ■ FrATRES IX COLLEGIO ' ;■ • • ' - . Class of 1923 j. t. coursey Class of 1924 W. W. Combs J. W. Sistrunk B. F. Coursey H. A. Stovall W. E. Adison- A. S. Kenningtox Class of 1925 Lerov Brooks Lewis Kane TiiF.o. Grandberry Class of 1926 J. H. Favara C. L. Atkins J. L. Holland E. N. Motley W. P. WOOLEY BOBASHELA, 192 3 I BOBASHELA, 192 3 Pki Mu Colors: Rose and ' hite Founded at Wesleyan College in 1852 Publictillon : " Aglaia " Floiicr: Rose Carnation Epsilon Chapter Fratres in Collegio Miss Evely O ' Briani ' Miss Mary Nki.l Bovd Class of 1924 Miss Margaret Rowsev Miss Rivers Applewhite Miss Eleakor G. Sullivax Miss Arv Lotterhos Miss Gwen Remfrey Miss Ethel Marley ' Class of 1925 Miss Bethany Swearengex Miss J. D. Smith Miss Gladys Curtis Miss Evelyn Flowers Miss Lucie Watkins Class of 1926 Miss Emmy Lou Pation Miss Norma Lee Caldwell Miss Natoma Campbell Miss Frances Middleion Miss Margaret Power Miss Virginia Terrell Miss Katherine Smith Miss Georgie Watkins BBMSMMBBianBMWg ' H Bl BOBASHELA, 192 3 r mmo maemMimaHS a iK ammiaiaaaMsmtiaffte 99 BOBASHELA. 192 3 I Kappa Deltj Founded at A ' irginia State Normal College in 1897 Colors: Olive Green and ' hite Floicer : White Rose Publuation : " Angelus " Mu Chapter FrATRES IX COLLEGIO Class of 1923 Miss Katherine Howie Miss Ruth Thompson Miss Elizabeth Morrison Miss Henrietta Skinner Class of 1924 Miss Josephine Reynolds Miss Maxine Tull Miss Bernice Harkey Miss Florence Jones Miss Maysie Simonton Miss Cynthia Thompson Class of 1925 Miss Pauline Wills Miss Jessie Craig Miss Sue Mae Barnes Miss Marion Weeks Miss Martha Ckisler Class of 1926 Miss Helen Howie Miss Gene Thompson Miss Marynel Williams Pledge BOBASHELA, 1923 BOBASHELA, 192 3 Si ma Upsilon Kit Kat Chapter H. L. ViLLEEj Secretary Ross H. Moore FrATRES in COLLEGIO O. B. Triplett Leigh Watkins H. H. Knoblock J. B. HUTTON S. G. Noble Faculty Members M. C. White J. L. Ferguson Fraternity Roll Sofi ierim Sewanee Calumet ' anderbilt Osiris . • Randolph-Macon Senior Round Table University of Georgia OJd Number Club University of North Carolina Boar ' s Head . Transylvania Scribblers University of Mississippi Kit Kat Millsaps Scarabs University of Texas Scribes University of South Carolina Coffee House Emory University Fortniylilly Trinity Attic University of Alabama Grub Street I ' niversity of Washington Gordon-Hope ' illiam and Mary Blue Pencil Davidson College Sphinx Hampden-Sidiiey Ye Tabard Inn University of Oregon Ye Mermaid Inn ■ University of Montana Uta i Scribblers University of Utah Rotunda University of Virginia Lanier University of Tennessee Sesame Washington and Lee University Stylus Southwestern Presbyterian University Lanthorne University of Akron Gamma Phi Psi University of Missouri Writers University of Richmond Purple Gown Johns Hopkins I ' niversity Beoiuulf Montana State College Florian Washington University 1 02 BaRBeaBBBBHSBBra BOBASHELA, 192 3 BOBASHELA, 192 3 Cki Delta Pki Founded at the University of Tennessee, 1919 Colors: Blue and Gold Emblems: The Lamp, The Mask, The Star, and Crossed Quills Iota Cnapter Mrs. J. T. Tull Patroness Officers Evelyn O ' Briant President Kathryn Howie Vice-President Maxine Tull Secretary Ary L0TTERHO3 Treasurer SORORES IN COLLEGIO Beli.e Lindsey Ruth Thompson Lucy Watkin ' s Sorority Roll .llplia University of Tennessee Beta • Hamilton College Gamma I ' niversity of Nebraska Delta l niversity of Alabama Epsilon I ' niversity of Utah Iota Millsaps College 104 BOBASHELA, 1923 105 BOBASHELA, 1923 Square and Compass Members T. M. Davenport J. B. Shearer J. F. Watson C. A. BowEN A. N. Gore Lee Lindsey S. Bailev J. R. IIlLLMAN J. W. IIUTCHESON L. M. Sharp H. I- Villee 1 06 BOBASHELA, 1923 Millsaps DeMolay Club Officers Ross H. MooRi- Prcs ' idcnt W. T. Parker . . . . ' ricc-Prcsidcnt F. L. Martin " Secretary J. L. Holland Chaplaiti Members J. N. Hamilton R. T. Pickett C. K. Smith Paul Hayden W. E. Addkison I. W. Flowers Featherstone Tabb R. J. Landis L. W. Coker Theodore Graxdberry BOBASHELA, 192 3 io8 BOBASHELA, 192 3 109 BOBASHELA, 1923 The Honor Council The Honor Council is the governing head of the Honor System. Under the Honor System, a student pledges his word of honor that he will neither gi e nor receive help on an examination or a daily recitation. Violations of the Honor System are reported to the Council before whom the accused may appear. George B. Watis, Cliainnan Senior Class LuciLE Nail Senior Class Lanfier Hunt Junior Class Bethany Swearengen Sop iomore Class RoBY Bush Fresliman Class Belle Lindsey, rice-Chairman College-at-Larye Ross H. Moore, Secretary Collegc-at-Largc BOBASHELA, 192 3 Preachers League The Preachers ' League is composed of the ministerial students of the college. It has as its purpose a study of the church and its problems and the best solutions thereto. Its hope is to bind together its members and to make of them true servants of God. Officers L. M. Sharp ■ President J. F. Watson Secretary-Treasurer F. L. Applewhite E. O. Baird J. E. Baxter W. A. Beai.le C. O. BovLEs Geo. H. Boyles f. a. colburn V. E. Chalfant J. C. Ellis Ira W. Flowers A. N. Gore Members R. A. Grisham C. H. GUNN J. L. Holland J. W. Hutchinson F. L. Martin, Jr. M. H. McCall W. M. Nelson Isaac A. Newton R. W. Oakey W. S. Phillips D. W. PoOLE E. E. Price T. J. Ray, Jr. J. W. Shanks J. H. Sharp L. M. Sharp J. B. Shearer J. E. TUMLIN H. W. Vaughn II. L. ViLLEE J. S. Warren J. F. Watson BOBASHELA, 192 3 Lamar Literary Society The Lamar is one of IVIillsaps debating societies, organized to further interest in public speaking. The society is named after that famous lississippi statesman, L. Q. C. Lamar. Presidents J. B. Abnev J. C. Ellis J. K. Shearer J. R. IIlLLMAN Vice-Fresidexts R. C. O ' Ferrall J. F. WAT£0N J. C. Ellis II. C. Young Secretaries II. C. Clv»e Gunv V. E. Chalfant J. M. Weems Treasurers T. B. WixsTEAi) Cj. E. Clark Debaters Emory J. F. Watson . . M J- C. Ellis University of Mississi ii . . 11. C. VouNf; Mississippi Cnlli ' ii,- . . . .J. B. Shearer liirniirK liiiin-Soullnrn .11. C. VouNf; . . I. W. Flowers Midsession . R. C. O ' Ferrall, Clviie Gu n- Comnunn-mnit . R. L. HuNT T. B. Winstead BOBASHELA, 1923 Galloway Literary Society The otlier Millsaps debating society, the Galloway, is named for Bishop Charles B. Galloway, one of Jackson ' s most illustrious citizens. Presidents R. H. Reeves D. D. Cully W. S. Phillips J. L. Maske Vice-Presidents W. S. Phillips J. L. Maske R. H. Moore E. W. Brown Secretaries E. W. Brown R. H. Moore S. L. Donald M. S. Watson Treasurers E. O. Baird a. N. Gore Auditors G. H. Jones D. W. Poole Debaters R. B. Reeves Mississippi Colh ' gc H. L. Villee E. W. Brown University of Mississippi ■ . M. H. McCall A. tf M W. S. Phillips Midsession Debaters Commencement Debaters F. L. Martin and L. M. Sharp J. L. Maske and R. H. Moore Freslimen Debaters T. F. Read, J. L. Holland, S. D. Reeves and W. A. Bealle 113 Emory Birminyliam-Soutliern BOBA5HELA, 1923 Eta Sigma The Eta Sigma Society, or All-One Club, is composed of those students who have attained distinction in scholarship. To become tvveen 90 and 100 in every subject. Members J. B. IIuTTOs-, Jr. O. B. Triplett Lucy Watkins Wallace Lester U. H. Knoblock Ethel Marlev Mary Davenport Rivers Applewiute J. S. Barbour member one must make be- Marv Nell Bovn j. t. coursey Ruth Tiiompsoj Bethany Swearencev 114 BOBASHELA, 192 3 Student Volunteers Several years ago, because of interest in foreign missions, a number of students formed a band and allied themselves with the Student Volunteer Movement. Since that time great good has come from the organization. Officers ;. S. Phillipj Leader E. O. Baird Assistant Leader LuciLE Nail Secretary-Treasurer F. L. Maktin Issistant Secretary D. W. Poole De ' votioiial Leader Members G. H. Jones E. W. Brown J. E. Skinner W. T. Parker J. W. Shanks R. E. Bell VV. M. Nelson, Jr. J. L. Holland M. H. McCall Eurania Pi ' RON Pearl Crawforu F. A. Calhoun Irene Crawford 115 BOBASHELA, 192 3 Y. M. C. A. Cabinet E. O. BaircI President W. S. Phillips Viec-Preslienl Ross II. Moore Secretary-Treasurer W. W. Combs 1 F. W. McEwEN I Music Committee C. I.. McCORMlCK 1 J. S. Warrrn nible Study Leader (). H. Triplett Program Committee M. II. McCall Prayer Meeting Leader W. M. Nelson Mission Committee D. D. Cully Social Committee ii6 BOBASHELA, 1923 • »»»»«» " «w«w ' M»a««™«WiWww« Y. W. C. A. Officers Belle Lixdsev President Eleanor Gene Sullivan Ficc-Prcsiiicnt Ruth Thompson Secretary Kathrvn Howie Treasurer Josephine Reynolds Undenjraduale Representatl-ve Committee Chairmen Lucile Nail Program Bethany Swearengen Social Ethel Marley Music Maxine Tull Jl ' orld Felloin ' ship Evely ' n Flowers Social Service Dorothy Jones " Y " Hut Lucie Watkins Finance BOBASHELA, 1923 Tne Capital City Club The sole reqiiii residence in the city Belle Lindsey R. C. O ' Ferrall Josephine Crisler C. E. Manning Leigh Watkins, Jr. Josephine Reynolds H. H. Knob LOCK H. A. Stovall C. B. Macgowan Elizabeth Morrison- Jessie Craig J. G. FITZHUGH Dorothy Jones W. W. Lester Kathryn Howie LuciLE Nail F. L. Applewhite M. L. Bott H. L. Villee Evelyn O ' Briant J. IL Howie ement for admittance to of Jackson, Mississippi. Maxine Tull A. S. Kennincton C. G. Scoi r Mary Davenport J. L. Gainey L. P. Kane Rosalie Lowe N. E. Applewhite R. H. Moore Caroline Howie Margurite Voight D. F. McNeil Rivers Applewhite Ary Lotterhos Eleanor G. Sullivan J. B. Hutton, Jr. E. M. Cagle JoELLA Evans Bernice Harkey Doris Kkrsii EiiiEL Marlev menibcrship in the Capital City Club is LORENE McMuLLEN Alberta Taylor Evelyn Flowers Norma Lee Caldwell Evelyn Montgomery Elise McCallam EURAINOR PyRON Natoma Campbell Pearl Crawford Lucie Mae McMullen J. N. Pitts Marvnel Williams J. B. Harris Marion Weeks F. A. Stewart Cynthia Thompson J. D. Smith Mary Nell Newell Bethany Swearengen Elizabeth Mitchell L RT A B. NL rsiiall R. C. Kelly Francis Middleton Emmy " L. Patton Katherine Smith Martha Cook Helen Howie Jean Thompson W. W. Ford, Jr. Hy. Yercer, Jr. Henrietta Skinner Lucie Watkins Coralie Cotton Beatrice Lindsey NLarcaret Power Laura Wilson Eleanor Couchlin NL ggie M. Jones Thelma Tolles JOME Hamilton Elizabeth Verger Margaret Rowsky ' » ' ' " »»«» " ™a°™™« " BOBASHELA, Right Royal Ramblers Each year it is the custom of Dr. Sullivan ' s Geology Class to organize itself into a Right Royal Ramblers ' Club. According to custom, the Class of 1922-23 perfected its organization during the month of October, 1922, at the Petrified Forest, near Flora, Miss. It is the purpose of the Club to study the topography of the country and to determine the origin and value of rocks, fossils, plants, etc. Officers Dr. J. M. Sullivan Hiff i Royal Rambler H. L. Jones President J. R. HiLLMAN Vice-President Belle Lindsey Secretary LuciLE Nail . Treasurer R. H. Moore Press Agent 119 BOBASHELA, 192 3 E t Purple attli Mitt? QUAE FIANT EX HOC COGNOSCES ° ' - - MILI APS COLLEGE. JACKSON. MISSISSIPPI. FRIDAY. SEPTEMBER 22. 1922 No. 1 ■S COLLEGE. JACKSON. MISSISSIPPI. FRIDAY. NOVEMBER 1( MAJOR-CHOCTAW BAnLE GIVES F ANS BIG S URPRISE Large Number of Spectators Given Shock Millsaps Gridiron Men Score on " :— College Choctaws and Hold to Two Touchdown iii¥pEFEAT HOWARD l !««( « ffl JOE jBl M o Be Made ar ii — „,„, " = ' ? ? fa ' «« " ' „:. v .ov-- : ' ;™m„, rt ' r„.d .. vvov -ftov- _, ,,„, si„„ ,, , , _ ESTRA PRESENTS PROGRAM ALL HAIL COACH ZIMOSKI -S " " «JERE ,,„.„ . BOBASHELA, 1923 " «»«fl»wa«a»wwiwwaiM WffiiHff mw r f»« " " The Purple and Wnite Founded by the Junior Class of Milisaps College of 1909, the Purple and V ' hite has been published continuously since that date by the student body. Its purpose is to interest the students in the college and its activities and to encourage the literary talent of any student. Staff H. L. ViLLEE Editor-in-Cliirf Maxine Tull Co-F.d Editor Ross H. Moore Mana int Editor O. B. Triplett . . . Extlian jrs and Coiniis T. M. Davenport Athletic Editor Leigh Watkins, Jk Feature Editor W. S. Piiii.i.ips Naus Editor D. F. McNeil Poetry and Puns Management George K. WAtts . . . Business Manat er Dewitte Mullen ' . .Iss ' l Business Mnnae er W. T. Parker .... Circulation Manager Bethany Swearexgen Virginia Hunt Ruth Thompson H. L. ViLLEE O. B. Triplett Maxine Tull Reporters Arv Lotterhos J- B. Shearer Mavsie Simonton W. B. Howell Lucie Watkins Lanier Hunt R. W. Terrell J. G. Horton Literary Council J. D. Mullen H. H. Knoblock Ross H. Moore T. M. Davenport Leigh Watkins D. F. McNeil W. W. Combs J. G. FitzHugh E. O. Baird George B. Watts j. t. coursev BOBASHELA, 192 3 The Orckestra Roger Philp Director Miss Kthel Marlev Iccompanist D. F. McNeil r ' wHn A. D. Cassity I ' iolin N. E. Applewhite V ' toltn F. VV. Vaughn I ' iolin H. W. Vaughn Cornet J. W. Shanks Cornel J. C. Ellis Cornet V. P. MoREHEAD Saxop jone E. M. MuRPiiEV Flute J. G. HoRTON Traps and Drums J. n. McNair Baritone J. M. Sullivan Bass I ' iolin BOBASHELA, 1923 .iw . .U: s;i; ' ' ,, t ' y Ciiji v i,u ' , . " • ' . ' y • . ' «i. . .. ,0 rM " Kathrvn Howik. il o.f Attractive Senior Co-ed 125 BOBASHELA, 1923 Margaret Rowsi n , Ca i t Jmuor (:»-,, I 126 BOBASHELA, 1923 Mavsir SiMOXTox, Pritticsl Sophomore Co-cd 127 waami BmmaB BOBASHELA, 1923 ' lRClMA TURKI;!.!.. Sc.ictcSi FlisluiUiU Co-id 128 Gleanings from the English Department EBSTER ' S dictionary defines humor as the faculty of discovering, expressing, or appreciating the ludicrous or the incongruous. It is in the interest of accuracy that in the first instance the connective or rather than and is used. Otherwise, the definition would exclude some of the most genuine humor of America — that of the American college. No reference is intended to such humor as is found in the column of jokes in the college newspaper or magazine. Much of that is clever but most of it is self-conscious. The unconscious humor of the American college student is more enjoyable than his self-conscious humor. When the student ex- presses the ludicrous or the incongruous without either discovering or appreciating it, his humor is likely to be at its best. Witness, for example, the following extracted from freshman compositions: One young man thoughtlessly shared with us a secret. He must have been of a type rather sentimental. Anyway, when writing of a particularly pleasant camping trip of a day ' s duration, he closed his composition by the statement that " After supper we got into a boat and fished and loved until about ten or eleven o ' clock. " One who, no doubt, believed in a life close to nature, gave the follow;ing as part of a plan for building a cabin: " To get everything ready, one needs five-foot planks about sixteen feet long and one inch thick. One will also need several pounds of nails and some cold tar. " After the actual building of the cabin was completed, the same student described the method by which the wintry winds could be kept from chilling the bones of the occupant. " The next thing to do is to chink all the cracks with cotton, then pour tar in the cracks on the cotton so the cotton cannot come out and the tar will also stop the cracks, " he said. If the materials were applied with the rashness as were the words describing the operation, no doubt the cabin was warm. The rural school system of our state comes in for severe criticism from some of those who have been keenly observant. " A longer school term would give more time to the incompetent instructors to drill work into the students, " avers one who is interested in education. The heads of our educational system should take note. Another who has investigated the conditions of sanitation, states that " Germs are left lying around on the ground. " Still another has had his aesthetic sense offended by an unsightly struc- ture when he contends that " The rural school in some localities is still clinging on to the tradition of a one-teacher school set up on some little hill with no more architectural beauty than a goods box. " Those who have advanced beyond the freshman year have also supplied us with a laugh or so. One student with more information than ability to express it, says " The Pardoner of the Canterbury Tales has a piece of the sail which was on the ship that Peter was on when Jesus saved him, and a cross, and pigs ' bones. " The same student averred that " Faustus wished he had never been born many times over. " Another student was somewhat unfair to the alliterative quality of Anglo-Saxon verse when he said that " The author of Beoivulf made his poetry illiterate. " It may well be, however, that to such a student the term " illiterate " seems more fit. Another divulges the information that " Chaucer was present at the unsuccessful capture of Rheims. " By the way, has not Rheims been more than once " unsuccessfully captured? ' ' The story of Doctor Faustus loses somewhat in dignity at the hands of the " slinger of slang " who says, " Dr. Faustus sold his soul to the devil for pleasure. After awhile this got old to the Dr. and he wanted to swap back, but nothing doing. " The sublime Milton comes in for rough treatment at the hands of an unappreciative student, who declares that " Paradise Lost and Paradise Regained are epic poems written in prose. " Having applied the word prose to the works of John Milton, what could he hold in reserve for the so-called poetry of Amy Lowell. 129 BOBASHELA, 1923 Edward King, the friend of Milton, is found transformed in the statement of a student who savs, " Lycidas is an elegy on the death of King Edward who was drowned in the Irish Sea. " We might very truly add that there is " Nothing of him that doth change But doth suffer a sea-change Into something rich and strange. " Another student explains that " A characteristic of Sterne was his mentalism. " We are led to believe that the characteristic is as unusual as the term applied to it. The word seems to have no possible connection with sentimentalism. The information that " Dryden wrote a great deal of political satire, which was wildly read and had a great influence, " calls to mind the fact that a similar reception has often greeted political writings of a much lower order in the state of Mississippi. In statements of different students there is found a history of the beginning and the end of Swift ' s political career. One says, " Swift led a dull life up to this time, and then went into politics. " Another concludes the sad story saying, " Swift was a politician while in London; he returned home and went crazy. " The student who afHrmed that " Swift wrote the Dunciad, which is a defense of the Irish people, " probably had no aspirations for any of the great politic offices in American life, such as policeman. Mayor of Boston, or President of these I ' nited States. Dryden ' s .1 nnus Mirahilis is transformed into the weird, but no less interesting, " Animalis Manulius. " Sounds like a Roman cattle disease, doesn ' t it? The same patient Latin student avers that " Pope translated Livid. " " Pope, " a student says, " was born a physical wreck. " Poor Pope, so much less fortunate than most of us, who have, at least, a hand in the shaping of ourselves. Blake, who wrote Songs of Innocence and Experience, js accused of writing Songs of Indolence. It is not the first time a poet has been so accused. Could it be Johnson ' s Life of Savage or Macaulay ' s Essay on Johnson which is responsible for the severe judgment of the student who says, " Sam Johnson wrote Tlie Life of a Savage, which is a portrait of his own life while in London. " Jo m Gilpin ' s Ride can scarcely be recognized in the statement to the effect that " The greatest of Cowper ' s works is Jo in Gibbon ' s Riols. " The rose loses some of its sweetness when called by such another name. An even worse lot befalls Wordsworth ' s Intimations of Immortality, which is found variously spoken of as Inclinations to Immortality. Intimations of Mortality, Imitations of Immortality, and, (iod save the mark. Inclinations to Immorality. After such treatment of the great ode of the gentle egoist, one cannot be more than mildly surprised to read from a student that " Wordsworth wrote imaginary poetry. " And yet, Jeffiey, wishing to say his worst for Wordsworth ' s most prosy and pedestrian style, could not have said it more unkindly. Another would-be critic answers that " Jane Austen ' s work has the freedom of uncertainty. " The statement, though somewhat misplaced, seems suggestive of a large truth. Have you ever thought how bound in, how limited, certainty is, as compared with the tremendous freedom of uncertainty ? The statement sounds soinewhat out of harmony with Morris ' ordinarv style and subject- matter, but it is none the less interesting to be informed that, when Milanion marries Atalanta, " The King gave his daughter a big dairy. " Such doweries are even yet held in high esteem. Notice, too, the simple and pathetic rendering which a student gives the lover ' s case in Rosetti ' s Blessed Damozel — " He thinks he hears the voice of the maiden singing in Heaven, but he awakes and finds it is only a s iuirrel singing in the trees. " I ' .ven the poorest speller ma sometimes make a virtue of his defect, and stumble upon a statement so suggestive of truth as the following: " Byron, after biting his sweetheart good-bye, went to Cainbridge, where he gave his attention to history and friction. " Though such statements, by the great American college student, bear with them, for the teacher, the sting of defeat, in many cases the unconscious humor of the deliverance brings, along vith the sting, an effective antidote. 130 BOBASHELA, 1923 Tke Poet ' s Corner WISE AND OTHERWISE By D. F. McNeil »ervice I seek to gain the greatest heights That mortals may attain; I care not for the flow ' ry ways, The laurel wreath of fame. I have not sought for shining gold My pleasures to alloy; I only seek that happiness In service we enjoy. I care not now for empty praise For deeds I haven ' t done ; But when the last farewell is said, The battle ' s fought and won, I hope to leave some work of worth Within the hearts of men, To help them as they go along The victory to win. And, so in service do we find The joy that all men seek, And some reward is given for Each kindh ' word we speak. The plaudits that the crowd can give Will wither and decay, But memory of a service done Will never pass away. Faint Heart My lady fair, Her golden hair Let ' s fall a-down her shoulder; I ' d steal a tress — She ' s no redress — ■ Were I a little bolder. From her sweet lip A bee might sip. Sweeter than rose-leaf ' s savor. A kiss I ' d take — No cry she ' d make — Were I a little braver. Her neat, trim waist Just suits my taste. Close in my arms I ' d fold her. And clasp her tight — She ' d feel no fright — Were I a little bolder. She ' s waiting now ' Till I find how To ask of her a favor. She ' ll be my wife — I ' d stake my life — ■ When I ' m a little braver. Love on the Campus Dan Cupid has a funny way Of going ' round about his work. Upon the campus every day This little god is seen to lurk; And if we looked we all might see This tiny sprite extolling fee. In every car, on every bench. At least one pair is seen to sit. And Cupid ' s arrows seem to wrench Each heart; and so the flame is lit That grows into a flame the while The older ones sit back and smile. And e ' en among the guilty ones Are many Sophs and Juniors, too; And in the lists there often comes A Senior, though these are but few; So thus the evil grows and grows — Where will it end? Oh, goodness knows! Yet I ' ll not mention names for fear Of libel suits or something such ; But I will whisper in your ear If you will promise me this much — That you ' ll not tell a single soul From whom this god ' s receiving toll. But, no I won ' t; I ' ll think a while Before I give the names. But, say! It seems I see a damsel smile. So I can ' t give myself away. And thus the moral is made plain — Don ' t dig a ditch — you ' ll fall therein. 131 BOBASHELA, 192 3 Calendar Sept. 23 — School officially opened on arrival of Mr. Mahoiiey. Mr. Black announced hi?; office hours — 9 to 12 and 2 to 4. Sept. 21 — Mr. Black announced that as students vish to get ac iuainted, hoard need not he paid until the 22d. Oct. 2 — Alex absent. Prof. Lin appears in shirt sleeves and urges students to go without coats. Oct. 17 — Bill Watkins attends chapel by special invitation. Oct. 25 — Prof. Sanders failed to meet his classes today. Rumor says he is to lose his joli for cutting so much. Oct. 31 — Mr. Black announces that students must purchase meal tickets. Mr. Shearer exempted. Nov. I — Lucile Nail acknowledges that she is in love. Nov. 10 — Mr. Mahoney reports pleasant conference with Dr. Watkins. Nov. 21 — Jim Hutton urges girls to talk in chapel. Nov. 30 — Prof. Bowen inaugurates winter ' s approach by vearing his overcoat. Dec. I — Holiday declared as heat is off in Founders ' Hall. Dec. 2 — Joe Abney and a demoralizing campus vamp caught sitting in an automobile. Joe ' s a " hot shot. " Dec. 18 — Shanks entertains firemen at Founders ' Hall. Dec. 19 — Dr. Watkins celebrates Christmas by appearing at chapel and shooting firecrackers. Jan. 3 — Dr. Sullivan announces meeting of orchestra. Jan. 5 — Prof. Lin holds Polit class only fifteen minutes over time. Jan. 7 — Mr. Baird announces that V. M. C. A. will be hell as usual. Jan. 30 — Great number of freshmen appear in ' alentino pants. Feb. 4 — Moore mistaken for Patch in hall. Feb. 15 — Mr. Black announces change of office hours to 9:05 to 12:05 and 2:05 to 4:05. Feb. 17 — Mr. Harmon jubilant over letter from M. S. C. W. Feb. 28 — Millsaps defeats Beauvoir Soldiers ' Home in horseshoe pitching contest. March 3 — Bill Watkins again attends chapel. Greeted by rousing applause. March 15 — Cotton-Patch announcement. April 8 — Petition for life buoys in Burton Hall granted. April 15 — Crayon brings a book or two to school. Looks at the li;tlc birds in the trees. April 20 — Bronco aimounces first Lycemn for night of 21st. April 21 — Bronco announces second Lyceum for night of 22d. Apr May Mav I 22 — Bronco announces third and last Lyceum for night of 23d. 2 — Coach has trouble finding " Sournne . " 10 — Red Harrell ' s almanac predicts moonshine. Mav 26 — Alex sa That will d. We Print All That ' s Unfit To Prinf Le scandale The Trl HI Ain ' t In Us VOLUME— UNLIMITED IT ' S A SECRET ANY NUMBER BELLE LINDSEY RECEIVES J. B. ABNEY MIXED MISS LYDIA E. PINKHAM IN LOVE SCANDAL I Famous Lady Royally F»rominent Senior a Eriteptained Wliile in City Victim of a Fickle Heart Jackson, Miss., Oct. 4. — Miss Lydia E. Pinkhani. one ot the world ' s foremost benefactors of the human race, was given a re- ception in the home of Miss Belle Lindsey yesterday afternoon be- tween the hours ot four and six. Miss Pinkham is en route to Mongolia, where, she states, she has found a new root that is a panacea for all ills. She is most enthusiastic in her endorsement of the new remedy. " It will cure corns, dandruff, stomach trouble, eczema, ear ache and most anything, " she stated, " and the beauty about the whole thing is that we are going to be able to put dollar bottles on the market for only thirty-five cents. " Miss Pinkham is a somewhat portly woman about five feet tall, and was gorgeously clad in an amber colored gown of tulle. She wore a pair of latest blaek pumps studded with emeralds, and hose to match. As she entered the reception hall she was warmly greeted by women who have benefitted from her wonderful remedy. After ac- BLACK CAUSES SENSATION New Style Introdueed to Jlillsaps Students. knowledging the greeting, she de- livered a short talk on the virtues of. her remedy in which she urged that all beware ot the imitations which are flooding the market. " Demand the original Lydia E. Pinkham ' s Compound, " she con- cluded with a flourish. The reception room was taste- fu ' .ly decorated with herbs that are used in the compound while the walls were covered with testi- monials and covers from bottles. The testimonials were gathered from newspapers from every cor- ner ot the United States. After serving punch which had been spiked with several bottles of the natural remedy, the reception came to an end. Miss Lindsey is being congratu- lated by her many friends over the success of yesterday afternoon ' s entertainment, while Miss Pink- ham has added a host of those who have been sufferers to those who now enjoy perfect health. Millsaps College, Oct. 12. — " Get a bathing suit, " urged Mr. M. M. Black, treasurer ot Millsaps Col- lege, this morning in a short talk to the student body. Mr. Black was all smiles when he appeared garbed in a boldly cut, one-piece bathing suit, striped with the most popular colors. He also wore his usual derby and car- ried his sun shade. " I have trouble in keeping my papers tog ' ether, " Mr. Black stated, " as there are no pockets, but I find the suit particularly ap- propriate when I visit the dining hall. " " The last time I visited the boys — it was at an early hour in the nioming I believe — my spirits were a bit dampened so I thought It best to prepare myself. " P. K. MOVEMENT ENDORSED BY PROF ' Handsome " Harmon of Millsaps College Says " Get iu the Swim. " .lackson. Miss.. Jan. 31. — Profes- sor Frances S. Harmon, better known as " Handsome, " a promi- nent member ot the Millsaps Col- lege faculty, has endorsed the great P. ■ K. movement that is sweeping the country. On the morning ot January 2S Professor Harmon was surprised by a reporter of " Le Scandale. " while seated in an automobile with one ot the fair co-ed vamps of Millsaps. The reporter, who was passing near the cars, heard a low mumble proceeding from a new Essex parked near the steps. He stole behind it and this is what he saw: Mr. Harmon was holding the fair young thing in a tight em- brace; he was tenderly whispering sweet nothings in her ear. By some trick of fate, the re- porter sneezed and surprised the two lovers. Mr. Harmon seemed (Continued on page 2.) Necessity for reporting the escapade of J. B. Ahney is de- plored by this paper. We hate to color our sheet with " yellow " stuff, but the facts happened and wo must print what follows: Mr. Abney. a member of the Millsaps College student body, and an aspirant for a political office, became illusioned. He thought that a man to become prominent in Mississippi politics must mix himself in some scandal. Working on this theory, Mr, Abney proceeded to become mixed in a scandal. Joe, who has always had the reputation of one who breaks hearts, became infatuated with a fair co-ed. Well, the affair continued and the girl fell madly in love with " Jomio. " She denied herself the companj ' of every other boy and RIVERS APPLEWHITE SUES FORMER LOVER .Alleged I ' raternit.v -Man Defendant. Miss Rivers Applewhite, nine- teen and nifty, surprised her friends yesterday by announcing that she had brought suit for $5,- 000,000 against Smily Charlesbro, alleged frat man, who has been unduly attentive to her lately. The exact cause of the suit is not known, and because of her timid nature, it is hard to draw- Miss Applewhite into a discussion ot her case. She says, however, that the suit is a result of lack of affection. Miss .Applewhite alleges that Smily caused her to contract a severe cold, to lose the use of her voice for two and a half days and that during the time of her sick- ness, he paid no attention to her. In commenting further, she said. " I first met Smily — as I af- fectionately called him — two years ago at a dance at the Firemen ' s Hall on the Gulf Coast. He gave me a grand rush, cooed to me be- neath the moo n and to the laugh- l Continued on page 2.) awaited the popping of the fatal question. It nevei ' came. Joe saw an- other. His fickle heart tired of tlie first fair one and he .sought another field of conquest. Feeling between the two ladies involved, became intense; and finally a hair pulling occurred with fatal results. " I should not be held resjion- sible, " said Mr. Abney on being interviewed. " Because they fall for me is no fault of mine. " The first lady concerned is suing J. B. for $100.00 and breach of trust. Joe is Jubilant. He says that his entrance into the political arena is marked for success be- cause of the " affairs " in which he has participated. PROF. BOWEN ' S QUICK RECOVERY " I Mas a Broken Man for Twentj- Years. Now I ' m Well. " " Having tried every doctor in tliree states, changed climate, un- derwear, and cooks a half-dozen times, I continued deplorably weak as far as my physical condition was concerned, " says C. Asbeen Bowen, H. E. N., P. K., Profes- sor of Instruction at Millsaps College. " I was unable to leave off my overcoat either in winter or in summer, had to wear my over- shoes continually, even to bed, and was lost without my umbrella, " Mr. Bowen continued. " One day while being treated at the Charity Hospital. I secured a bottle of ' An-i-lac. ' I took one dose and felt better than a man with a pair of monkey glands. I took another dose and felt like a man of twenty. The third dose reduced my years by three more. I was afraid to drink further. " Continuing his praise of this natural remedy, Prof. Bowen said that after he had taken several doses, he gave the bottle to his wife for furniture polish. At an- other time his Ford gave out ot gas. and " An-i-lac " was used in the engine to great advantage. LE SCAN DALE Le Sc and ale Published by the Gossip Mongers of Millsaps College. Entered as low-class matter in the Police Department. Endorsed by the Ku Klux BARNEY GOOGLE Chief Gossip Getter GLORIA SWANSON Y. W. C. A. Representative Y ' OU KNOW ME, AL Athletic Editor PROF. HARMON GIVES NEW COURSE Y.W. THEATRICAL GREAT SUCCESS FITTING PHRASES ANDY GUMP Business Mismanagcr E D I T O R I A_L The purpose of " Le Scandale " has been to publish all that wo think would be impossible to hap- pen — and it never will happen. From, this statement you know that nothing herein contained even borders on the truth. We have endeavored to make what is printed herein ridiculous, and un- less it is ridiculous we have failed in our purpose. If you have been one of those who, unfortunately, is the object of our vitriolic pen, count yourself as one of the chosen. The very fact that you have been considered as a fit subject for a " news " ar- ticle, is proof of your popularity. So we leave it with you. It you are offended, we most humbly apologize; we misunderstood you. If you are amused, wc pat our- selves on the back and take credit for having given you a laugh or two. FACULTY RULES DANCING 0. K. Dr. Watkins astonished the stu- dent body on Wednesday morning when he announced that the " lid is off, " and in celebration the col- lege was going to bear the expense of a big dance to bo given next Tuesday. He also said that hereafter the • ■ ' lUcge is going to encourage the- atricals, and urged that the Y. W. C. A. stage a musical comedy ,ifter the order of the " Broadway Review. " This action, he announced, was taken at the behest of Professors I in, Bowen, and Noble, All per- formances will be under the direct supervision of Dr. Noble. Jackson, Miss., Mar. 4. — As an aftermath of his unreserved en- dorsement of the great P. K. Movement, and because of pi ' es- sure from the other members of the faculty. Prof. F. .S. Harmon, history lecturer, is going to intro- duce a course in love making. " I have had wide experience with women, " says Mr. Harmon. " I have tamed those from the wild and woolly pine forests in South Mississippi to the ciueens of the underworld in Paris. " " I know ' em, " the Professor laughingly remarked, on being in- terviewed by a " Le Scandale " re- porter. The course will be rather expen- sive as the strain on Mr. Harmon ' s heart will warrant an extra charge. The membership, of course, will be confined to the feminine ele- ment of the student body, and will be limited. Plans for organization arc as yet incomplete, but Mr. Harmon says that the class will meet from 9;30 to — ■ each night. Each class is to consist of only one girl, as the import of the work will not allow a greater number. " I have an entirely new method, l)y wliich a girl may get a man. " " .Special attention, " he con- cluded his interview, " will be given to hugging and kissing. I can teach a girl 75 ways to kiss. " Ho, girls, come early for a front seat. KIVKKS APPLEM ' HITE SUES rOKMEU LOVER (Continued from page 1.) ter of the waves, and promised to be forever faithful, " When our courtship was trans- ferred to the Millsaps Campus, he was a most constant and attentive lover (apologies to Bill Watkins). " He accompanied me to church regularly, at which place he sliowiMl his entire disregard for my feelings a short time ago. " One cold January morning. I attended the church of Smily — how I love that name — and he opened a window behind the seat in which I was sitting. Thinking he meant only to cool me, I said nothing. But the draft continued, I became cold, I shivered. I got numb, soon stilT. But he only laughed in derision. He was sil- ting by another and refused to close the window. " Sickness resulted in Ihe condi- tion of silence mentioned and I eiuihl see nothing else to do but to sue. " I loved Smily — 1 love him yet. Because of that little spark that is left in my heart, I am asking only lfS.Ofl0,n00 balm, " The musical comedy, followed by a dance, given by the Y. W. was a huge success. The girls who took part are to be compli- mented on the bewitching cos- tumes they wore. Dr. Noble also deserves an undue amount of praise for the success of the per- formance. The skill with which the girls danced and acted showed that they had been directed by a master. Dr. Noble said that he had given years of study to the m.usical comedy and that since re- siding in Jackson he has never missed a performance at the local play house. The play was carried out in a rather novel fashion. The officers of the Y. TV first appeared and gave a most fetching interpreta- tion of the dance of spring. The officers were followed by the vari- ous committees, each giving a comic sketch, song, or dance. There was really no plot to the performance but it wa.s thoroughly enjoyed by those present. The most exciting event of the evening was the dance following the performance. It was given in the living room of Galloway Hall. For the occasion the Millsaps or- chestra had been secured — and the Jazz music they did turn out. " Jazz Hound " Sullivan kept the place in an uproar by his antics and the uncanny music he drew from his bass viol. The e.xpected always happens. There was one rather tipsy per- son on the floor. Johnny Fergu- son got loose after a few too many draughts from a little brown jug, and caused quite a commotion by his attempts to sing. He was taken from the hall, though, and the remainder of the evening was uneventful. KAPPA DELTA-PHI MU GIVE BIG PARTY The Kappa Delta and Phi Mu sororities entertained at a party last week to which were invited the rushees of both organizations. Never before on the campus was such a scene of comradery wit- nessed. The members of Kappa Delta could sec virtue only in Phi Mu, and vice versa. It is going to be hard for the freshmen to choose this year which organiza- tion they intend to join. The entertainment took iilaee in the gym, which was tastefull.v di ' eoiuted. A large punch bowl w.-is placed at one end, from which tliiwed giMen lluid, the like of which has never before been tasted. Eats were extant and every one partook sumptuously. The members of the two sorori- ties enjoyed themselves thorough- Aleck Watkins — Virginia Creep- er. A broken down hack. The day after the night before. J. M. Sullivan — An animated skeleton, A chemical clown. Something petrified. Georgie Harrell — A little boy who hates hair brushes. The orig- inal harmonic motion. Peck ' s bad boy. David Key — A walking kanga- roo. Macaroni. Caesar ' s ghost. Milton White — An ad tor hair tonic. Falstaft playing football. A happy husband. Stuart Noble — An educated . ' vquirrel. Reasons for divorce. An animated tin man. J. Reese Lin — -A phonograph with only one record. A flapper ' s favorite date. A self-satisfied saint. Albert Sanders — A rube in New Y ' ork. A cat by the fireside. A little boy with a nickle. Benjamin Mitchell — Rodolph Valentino. Caruso in horse opera. A fastidious spinster. Prof. Bowen — An eskimo at the equator. A henpecked husband. A scarecrow capable of speech. M. M. Black — A walking ledger. A rainy day. .A Jew money lender. Monroe Patch — The original eutie. A mistake. Mama ' s boy gone wrong, " Jawn " Ferguson — An obedient husband. One who tried and couldn ' t. Teacher ' s pet. Baldy Huddleston — Something embalmed. The remnant of a mis- spent youth. " Honey " Harmon — The rise of Rome. The boy who made Vir- ginia famous. Why girls leave home. ly as they strolled arm in arm about the room, chatting amiably about everything but each other. Not until I he dim rays of dawn cast tiny shafts of light through the small windows was the pleas- ure of the evening broken. Then eveiyone wjnt home thinking only of her neighbor in the other end of the hall of the main building. I ' . K. : IOVEMEXT KXDOKSEn BY TKOF Continued from page 1.) paralyzed, he thought he h ad been discovered by Dr. Watkins. An interview was secured with the famous history lecturer on January I ' O, regarding the P. K. Movement. " It has m.v heart.v endorse nient. " said Mr. Harmon. " While it is nothing new, this is the first time an organized effort has been made to further the movement. " " In the interest of all P. K. ' s. " he continued. " I shall circulate a petition in which permission will be asked to use the automobiles for purposes of making love, " LE SCAN DALE A D V E TI SEIVIEIVXS KAPPA DELTA Unless you wish to DOOM YOURSELF to Social Ostracism WEAR OUR PLEDGE PIN " We go in for ivhat others hesitate to do " KAPPA SIGMA The first frat house on the campus coming from town. You nee d only to BE A FRESHMAN TO TRY ON OUR PLEDGE PIN School Work a Secon- dary consideration ATHLETES OUR SPECIALTY We give all men who make a team a bid. KAPPA ALPHA Only applications from those who think them- selves gentlemen considered. Others say we tliink we arc the best; we know we are. Most Co-eds Wear Our Pins STOCK FOR SALE MILLSAPS BOOK STORE BETTER THAN OIL STOCK. 200 PER CENT DIVIDENDS GUARANTEED. WE SELL SECOND-HAND BOOKS ONE-THIRD HIGHER THAN ANY OTHER PLACE IN TOWN. SEE THE MANAGEMENT N. E. APPLEWHITE M.D. Guarantee to Kill R. C. O ' FERRALL UNDERTAKER I take up where Apple- white leaves off. G. B. WATTS 1 Furnish Evidence tor DIVORCE CASES J. B. ABNEY ATTORNEY See me if you are disap- pointed with your hus- band. PI KAPPA ALPHA WE WANT NEW MEN. WE HAVE A RECORD FOR COMING UP JUST WHERE EVERYBODY ELSE HAS LEFT OFF. OUR MEN ARE THE MOST CONGENIAL LOT ON THE CAIMPUS. We Have One Athlete PHI MU We go in FOR GRADES If your scholarship is high, give us a trial. WERE THE GREATEST GOSSIPERS ON THE CAMPUS ALPHA THETA CHI WE TAKE OXLV THOSE THE OTHERS FAIL TO GET We ' re struggling for existence so come over and help us out. A tided I tidnccntcnt WE OWN Half Interest In the Hamburger Joint B0BA5HELA, 1923 PATRONIZE OUR ADVERTISERS WE ASK THAT YOU GIVE VOIR TRADE TO THOSE WHO HAVE AIDED US SO MATERIALLY IN MAKING THE 1923 " BOBASHELA " A SUCCESS. BOBASHELA, 192 3 A. F. WATKINS, A.B., D.D. President J. REESE LIN, B.A., M.A. Secretary MILLSAPS COLLEGE JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI Founded 1891 A-GRADE COLLEGE Beautifully located in North Jackson, on two car lines. Campus of more than one hundred acres, on which are located Main Building, Science Hall, Library, College Dormitory, and Founder ' s Hall, the President ' s Home, Professors ' Homes. An endowment of $600,000.00. Conditions healthful and attractive; influences calculated to promote Christian char- acter. Standard high; discipline good; faculty of fourteen competent professors; Honor System under the direct man- agement of student Honor Council; active Y. M. C. A. Mill- saps College is a member of the Southern Association of Col- leges and Secondary Schools, and the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association. More than one hundred high schools are affiliated with Mills ' aps College. For admission to the Freshman Class the candidate must offer fifteen units as specified on page 26 of the catalogue. A practical course in Radio Work is offered. Pre-Medical courses are provided in Chemistry, Physics, Bacteriology and other subjects. Employment is found for many students desiring work as a means of self-support. Seven scholarships and several loan funds are available. For catalogue and special information, address either of the officers mentioned above. BOBASHELA, 192 3 f9mfm?m«!Kg ssaaSss8HMai)Uinarais THE HOME OF orirty %mnh (Jllatbeis FOR MEN AND YOUNG MEN A standard of quality that you will find prevails throughout our entire stocks — only the best always at a moderate cost. STETSON HATS CLAPP SHOES MANHATTAN SHIRTS THE EMPORIUM DON ' T SAY DRUG STORE SAY Simmons McGee We would appreciate your patronatfe. See us for Fine Box Candy, Stationery, Cigars, Tobacco, Cigarettes, Pipes, Toilet Articles. Hot and Cold Drinks, Kodak Supplies. Prescription Work Our Specialty. We have filled pfrescriptions for Millsaps boys for thirty years. Have your physi- cian leave your prescription with us. Simmons McGee (Successors to Hunter McGee) THE OLD RELIABLE PRE- SCRIPTION DRUGGISTS A I TO DKl.n KKY I ' iKint ' s Nos. I l!)S, I I!)!) (• il till. Miiuil.-s THE REXALL STORE There are three vital prin- ciples in the policy w hich governs our relations with cur customers: PRICE- -The honest pricing of mer- chandise, to allow a fair profit, and no more ; QUALITY — Dependable goods, backed by the responsibility of national manu- facturers : SERVICE — A sincere attention to the individual, which subordinates selling to service. By these principles we must depend for success on your appreciation of fair dealing. Will you not give us an op- portunity to vindicate our policy? Duke Laseter Jackson, Mississippi BOBASHELA. 1923 THE CAPITAL NATIONAL BANK JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI CAPITAL, $200,000.00 STOCKHOLDERS ' LIABILITIES, $200,000.00 SURPLUS EARNED, $225,000.00 Designated depository of the United States, State of Mississippi Hinds County, and the City of Jackson OFFICERS THAD 13. LAMPTON, President AMOS R. JOHNSTON. Vice-President W. M. BUIE, Vice-President EDWARD W. FREEMAN, Vice-President W. C. ALLEN. Assistant Cashier S. C. HART JAMES A. ALEXANDER LOGAN PHILLIPS DIRECTORS W. E. GUILI T. M. HEDERMAN J. C. McGEE THAD B. LAMPTON W. B. JONES W. M. BUIE F. T. SCOTT YOUR ACCOUNT SOLICITED FAMOUS SAYINGS BY FAMOUS MEN A crank is a fellow who thinks he is the whole machine. —By J. Rees Lin. When a comes auburn red-headed person reaches a certain social station his hair — By Professor Ducky. be- If you cast an evil spirit out of a person, you are complimented, beat the devil out of him, people look upon you as having done a deed. — By Mr. If you horrible Lin. Graduates of the Southern are always in demand, because they have had the training that makes their services valuable. This is the kind of training you want. SOUTHERN BUSINESS COLLEGE " The Quality School for Business Training " Daniel Building JACKSON, MISS. BOBASHELA, 192 3 Tucker Printing House JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI ENGRAVERS OF WEDDING ANNOUNCEMENTS CRESTS, CARDS, ETC. Taylor Furniture Company 109 South State Street JACKSON, MISS. Furniture of a Better Grade JOHN C. CARTER DRINK CARBONATED m Five Cents in Bottles JACKSON COCA-COLA BOTTLING CO. P. L. HORDEN, Sole Owner Jackson, Mississippi TURNER-SEVIER DRUG CO. PHONE 3207 Jackson ' s Modern Drug Store COURTESY SERVICE Cor. Capitol and Roach Streets Baptist Book Store Books, Siationkr ' ' , Bibles, Theolog- ical Helps, Fountain- Pens EvERSHARp Pencils AND Fiction. Mail Orders Filled by Return Mail Corner President and Capitol Phone 2703 JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI Eatmor Bread Eatmor Bread ACME BAKERY COMPANY North Parish Street JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI Hederman Brothers Printers, Blank Book Makers Staticners and Lith- ographers JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI ' WIHI|||IF | " MI ' IIIMIH IIIIHII BOB AS H EL A. RIGHT PRICES AND SOME- THING ELSE Price is an important subject — especially now. In this store you will not only find " right prices " — attractive prices — but " right " merchandise as well — merchandise that possesses the elements of quality necessary to effectively fulfil the pur- pose for which it is to be used, from the standpoint of the most profitable investment " in the long run. " DOWNING LOCKE COMPANY Jackson ' s Shopping Center THE DANIEL STUDIO THE NEW DANIEL BUILDING Photographs LIFE IS SERVICE The One Who Progresses is the One Who Gives His Fellow- Beings a Little More — a Little Better B0BA5HELA, 192 3 More than ninety universities, colleges and schools of the South favored us with their Annual printing contracts for the year 1923. This phenomenal record is the natural result of the high quality of workmanship displayed in all our publications, coupled with the very complete service rendered the Staff. From the beginning to the end we are your counseloi- and adviser in the financing, collecting, and editing of your book. Surelj ' if " Experience is the best teacher, " as an old maxim says, then our service must be supreme. Decide right now to know more about our work and service. Simply write for our proposition. College Annual Headquarters " ms. BOBASHELA, 1923 THE COLLEGE GRILL TOBACCO, CANDY AND COLD DRINKS Hamburgers a Specialty Make the Grill Your Headquarters for Good Things to Eat MRS. J. W. STRICKLAND, Proprietor COMPLETE HOUSE FURNISHERS JACKSON VICKSBURG. RICE FURNITURE COMPANY Your Credit Is Good Miss Lindsey: " Manning must be a mighty popular man. I hear that he is claimed by two classes. " George Watts: " Yes, the Seniors claim he is a Junior, and tire Juniors claim he is a Senior. " ¥ Is it a fact that girls like to be kissed, or are Millsaps co-eds just an exception ? Ford ' s Drug Store AND FOUNTAIN Complete Line of Cigars and Candies 465 — TELEPHONE — 465 PANTAZE CAFE JACKSON ' S PRIDE BEST IN THE CITY BOBASHELA, 1923 taa eBwaiMMKaiijaMamaeM sajmuolftiaaixaa VIEW SECTION IN THIS ANNUAL MADE BY HOLLENSBE JACKSON, MISS. All Kinds of Photographic Work Except the Poor Kind Quality Accuracy Service French Dry Cleaning and Steam Pressing EXPERT LAUNDERING Wright ' s Laundry Phone 594 ••Wright Treats Your Clothes White " BOYS, PATRONIZE Millsaps Book Store Pennants, Stationery Cold Drinks. Cakes, Athletic Goods and Books WE SAVE YOU MONEY SMOKE Prima Lucia and Salome Cigars of QualilV CORR-WILLIAMS TOBACCO CO. (Distributors) JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI The Baptist Press Printinij Puhlis iin Plus ® J 2 PrrsiJnil Street, Sorth Jackson, Miss. Telephone 30 4. H. T. Cottam Co. INCORPORATED Wholesale Grocers Fruit and Produce JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI BEST Candies, Salads, Fruits Nuts, Cakes, Figs, Dates Eats, ' n Everything J. M. BLACK GROCERY COMPANY Phones 2500. 2501. 2502 204-206 E. Capitol St. JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI SEE THAT YOU GET BARKER BREAD AND J. B. PACKAGE CAKE Good to the Last Crumb Your Dealer Has Both or Ought to MADE BY JACKSON BAKING CO. DmBnHBBSRcama BOBASHELA, 192 3 THE HOME OF " QUALITY ICE CREAM " MAGNOLIA ICE CREAM CO. Wholesale and Retail JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI Telephone 2940 South and I. C. R. R. Prompt and Courteous Attention Given to All Orders SPECIAL MILL WORK High Grade Our specialty is manufactured millwork to fit any architect ' s re- quirements in any wood desired. Veneered doors and all other items of millwork manufactured in our own plant. A full mechan- ical equipment and experienced organization enables us to guar- antee prompt service and accurate workmanship and material of good quality. Send us plans for esti- mate. ENOCHS LUMBER MFG. CO. Jackson, Mississippi Wanted — Young men and young women to take spe- cialized training that will qualify them for positions in busi- ness or civil service at salaries of from $100.00 to $150.00 a month to begin. For full information, call, write, or telephone for a copy of our larue, illustrated catalogue. DRAUGHON ' S PRACTICAL BUSINESS JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI COLLEGE Dr. E. H. Galloway PRACTICE LIMITED TO SURGERY Office- CENTURY BUILDING Telephones -597 Residence — 628 WATKINS, WATKINS EAGER ATTORNEYS AND COUNSEL- ORS AT LAW Watkins-Easterling BIdg. JACKSON, MISS. BOBASHELA, 192 3 Osborn ' s S oda Fountain AT Simmons McGee ' s For the Best Fountain Drinks HOT CHOCOLATE, COFFEE AND NICE SANDWICHES MISSISSIPPI CHILDREN ' S HOME SOCIETY The Officers of the Society are: J. R. CARTER, President I. C. ENOCHS, Vice-President THAD B. LAMPTON. Treasurer R. B. RICKETTS, Secretary J. L. SUTTON, Superintendent MRS. J. L. SUTTON, Assistant Supt. Field Workers — Mrs. Luella Ramsey, Miss Mary Rogers, Miss Emma G. Purser, Miss Etoile Davis, Miss Rosalie Rogers. Mrs. Ruby Broach, and .Mrs. Nona Marsliall. R. H. GREEN WHOLESALE GROCER, FEED MANUFACTURER COLD STORAGE Phone Tiianch Exchange ;J230 605-615 South Gallatin Street JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI WHAT DO MILLS APS CO-ED GRADUATES DO? A wise man once said that all that a girl can do when she finishes at Millsaps is to get married or to teach. What better advertisement does the school want? W. T. Nichols Co. Incorpora.ted Wholesale Grocers, Fruits and Produce JACKSON, MISS. Distributors of Dainty and Pippin Flours DRINK Lake ' s Celery AND Orange Crush TRULY DELICIOUS MacgoAvan s Best Coffee MACGOWAN COFFEE COMPANY JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI TWO STOKKfS State Agents Ro.val Standard Typewriter and Corona (only $30) Typewriter. Everything Carried in a First-Class Boole Storei BUY SEALE-LILY ICE CREAM ' You Eat li With a Smile " Seale-Lily Ice Cream Co. JACKSON J. B. STIRLING, President O. J. WAITE, Vice-President R. F. YOUNG, Cashier FIRST NATIONAL BANK JACKSON, MISS. Oldest Bank in Jackson Capital $100,000.00 Surplus and Undivided Profits $250,000.00 WE ELL ERVICEABLE ENSIBLE EASONABLE ELZ HOES OLID OLES TYLISH AND ATISFACTORY Give Us a Trial Before You Buy Bufkin Shoe Co. 172 East Capitol, Jackson, Miss. " Specializing in SELZ SHOES " BOBASHELA, 192 3 BOBASHELA, 1923 1911 1923 BELHAVEN COLLEGE OFFERS TO THE YOUNG WOMEN OF MISSISSIPPI AND NEIGHBORING STATES, UNEXCELLED ADVANTAGES FOR A COLLEGIATE EDUCATION, AND THE FINEST ARTISTIC AND VOCATIONAL TRAINING 1. Standard Four-Year College Curriculum. 2. Special Emphasis on Home Economics. 3. Splendid School of Music — Piano, Voice, Violin. 4. Superior Art and Expression Departments. 5. Excellent Commercial and Secretarial Courses. 6. Religious and Recreational Activities in Charge of the Y. W. C. A. Secretary. 7. Instruction in Athletics and Swimming Pool. 8. An atmosphere which Seeks to Blend the Christian Graces with the Finest Cul- ture of the Old South. A DELIGHTFUL PLACE TO GET YOUR TRAINING FOR LIFE For further information address G. T. GILLESPIE, President BELHAVEN COLLEGE JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI BOBASHELA, 192 3 THIS SPACE IS TAKEN BY KENNINGTON ' S In Appreciation of the Millsaps College Students ' Loyal Friendship for and Generous Patronage of JACKSON ' S BEST STORE Where you are always assured of getting the Best Styles, the Best Quality, the Best Value MITCHELL-DICKSON The Millsaps Hang-Out One Block West of Campus Phone 1117 C. C. Mitchell, Manager Full Line of Fresh Cigars, Cakes, Fruits Bottled Drinks and Cigarettes Herbert ' s Drug Store KI. (;S ,l( HXSTO ' S ( .WDIKS Phones 3180 — Front 3181 — Prescription JACKSON, MISS. PATRONIZE OUR ADVERTISERS

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