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His classrooms are free from cloying curriculum — he brings beauty in literature and life to his students — his aesthetic viewpoint brightens our lives — increases our perceptive ability — adds cubits to our metal stature. Because of his generosity in giving us of his store of knowledge — his unflagging efforts for our benefit — his genuine interest in us — because he is Our Friend and Counselor — we, the class of nineteen hundred and thirty- five, do dedicate this port ion cf cur handiwork to him as a tribute of our affection and appreciation. ll£ FOREWORD As the weary traveler of old paused ' side the rugged, ivy - clad walls cf an old chapel, bathed in the warm, lingering rays of a dying sun, to listen to the soft strains of organ music wafted on the wings of gentle breezes thru murmuring leaves, and to grasp for a moment a joy akin to that of heaven, so we, the Ravelings Staff of 1935, have paused, in the midst of this modern world of struggle and toil, to offer as a memorial of our class, a theme whose inspiration is the beauty of the life at Monmouth. If we have caught but glimpses of those familiar walls — those seemingly barren classrooms — those traditional walks and trees and have surrounded them with ro- mance and beauty, cur efforts will have been well re- paid if perchance the casual reader as he idly turns the pages of this volume may sense the hidden beauty of our lives at dear old Alma Mater. 1 H B STAFF DEAN L. ROBB, Editor LESTER FULTON, Business Manager CONTENTS SCHOOL ORGANIZATIONS ATHLETICS ACTIVITIES FEATURES WALLACE HALL ffcKj a ■j ' j i p ■ - Z- -. ADMINISTRATION $ft h, M S M ' • ■ ' " ' jai . V ' -; C; ' • " ■ H; St? « LA " SCIENCE AUDITORIUM GYMNASIUM FINE ARTS ■ :Jt. V 4- h m nHi :§Hi III III IHI! ■I II II I! ■I, ,11 ■ II iiitufe i i - - V 3 : ' i ' t£ w 1 McMICHAEL HOME SUNNYSIDE SCHOOL Stern reality — helpful advice — kindness — firmness — sympathy — discipline and character are formulated here. Thomas Hanna McMichael A. B. Monmouth College, 1886; A. M. ibid. 1889; Xenia Theo- logical Seminary, 1890; D. D. Westminster College, 1903; LL. D. College of Wooster, 1928; LL. D. Westminster College, 1929; Mcnmouth, 1903. Page Seventeen Many times in the years to come those whose names and pictures appear in this book will turn these pages and review memories of college days. They will call to mind the sincerity of Monmouth friendships, the high level of Monmouth standards, the vigor of Monmouth contests, and the inspiration of Monmouth ideals. The hope of the faculty for all of our students is that passing years will bring a full share of duty, responsibility, op- portunity, and happiness. J. S. Clelakd, Dean of the College. " May Beauty dwell with you, Courage walk with you. And the Inspiration of Truth shine on your way; " And may every year of life for every Monmouth College student be richer than the last. Mary Ross Potter, Dean of Women. I have been looking over the Ravelings lor the past two or three years. I see there a spirit of " Carry On " even egainst tremendous odds. Haven ' t we now reached a place that enables us to look forward with some sense of security? " If this be true, let us move forward and keep in mind and profit by the lessons adversity has taught us. D. M. McMichael. Business Manager of the College. Pn.UL- Kiu:litivn HUGH R. BEVERIDGE Professor of Mathematics DARWIN O. CLARK Professor of History A. B., Drury College, 1896 ; A. M., University of Illinois, 1909 ; Ph. D., University of Illinois, 1921. Monmouth, 1921. JOHN DALES BUCHANAN Professor of Bible and Religion A B., Monmouth College, 1915 ; A. M., Princeton University, 1921; Th. B., Princeton Universitv Theological Seminary, 1921; Graduate Student, University of Chicago, 1919, 1928 : Graduate School of Theology. Edinburgh, 1921-22, 1922, 1923; University of Edinburgh, 1921 ; University of Marburg, Germany, 1922. Monmouth, 1923. LYLE W. FINLEY Assistant Professor of Mathematics DOROTHY DONALD Instructor in Spanish 1929 ; Centre Middlcbury College, Middlebury, Vermont. Monmouth, 1932. CHARLES GOURLAY GOODRICH Professor of French Ph. B.. Wesleyan of Bonn. 1895-96; mcuth, 1919. EMMA GIESON Associate Professor of Latin Ph. B.. Colorado State Teachers College, 1908 ; A. B., Univer- sity of Nebraska, 1912 ; A. M., Columbia University, 1916 ; Graduate Student University of Chicago, 1924-25 ; American Academy in Rome, 1929, 1930. Monmouth. 1920. MARIAN WHEELER GOODRICH Page Nineteen RICHARD PETRIE M., University of Chicago, THOMAS H. HAMILTON Director of School of Music Acting Head of Department of Art Monmouth College, 190 : A, M.. University of North a, 1922 : Harvard, 1923-25 ; Monmouth, 1932. EVA MARGARET HANNA Assistant Professor of English B., Washington State College, 1919 ; A. M., ibid., 1925 ; Uni- rsity of California, Summer Session, 1928 ; University of Mich- an. Summer Session, 1932. University of Chicago. Summer ' Ssion, 1933. Phi Beta Kappa, Washington State College. 1933. nnmouth. 1923. WILLIAM HALDEMAN f Chemistry Graduate Pennsylvania State Teachers University of Pennsylvania, 1914 ; A. M 1920; Graduate work at University of Illi 1920, 1921, 1922, 1925 ; University of C mouth. 1918. rd University FRANCIS MITCHELL McCLENAHAN Professor of Physics and Geology A. B., Tarkio College, 1896 ; A. B., Yale University, 1900 ; A. M.. ibid., 1901; University of Chicago, Summers 1897. 1B05, 1911: Graduate Student Yale University. 1900, 1906 ; Fellow Mellon Institute, 1916-1918. Monmouth, 1924. HERBERT L. HART Director and Manager cf Athletics A. M., University of Chicago. DONALD B. McMULLEN Professor of Biology S., Tarkio College, 1925 ; M. S.. Sigma Xi, Washington Uni- sity, 1928 : Summer Session. Marine Biological Laboratory, 8. Monmouth, 1S28. MILTON MONROE MAYNARD Professor of Education GRACE GAWTHROP PETERSON Teacher of Piano and Director of Page Twenty JAMES I. BROWN Instructor in English LUTHER EMERSON ROEINSCN Professor of English A. B„ Drury College. 18B4 ; A. M., dent. Universltv of Chicago. 1S00; 1698; Oxford University, J906-1907; g;ess, 1C24-1S25. Monmeuth, 1900. ib ' d.. If 1)7 ; Graduate Stu- Btrd?nt. Bonn. Germany. Resea-ch, Library of Con- aA A HERBERT McGEOCH TELFORD Professor of Greek A. B., Muskingum College. 1896 ; Pittsburgh Theological Sem- inary, 1899 ; A. B., Princeton University, 1904 : University of Tennessee, 1901-1903 ; Fellowship University of Michigan, 1922- 1924 ; A. M.. ibid, 1923 ; Ph. D.. ibid., 1926. Monmouth, 1928. GARRETT W. THIESSEN Assistant Professor of Chemistry rsity of Iowa, 1925 Mo uth, 1930. SAMUEL M. THOMPSON Professor of Philosophy A. B. t Monmouth College, 1924 : A. M., Princeton University, 1925 ; Fellow in Philosophy, Princeton University, 1925-1926 ; Ph. D., ibid., 1931. Monmouth, 1926. SYLVESTER R. TOUSSAINT Professor of Speech M. A.. University of Mil ersity of Wisconsin, 1931. RUTH M. WILLIAMS Instructor in Speech M. A., Western Rese JUSTIN LOOMIS VAN GUNDY Professor of Latin A. B.. Bucknell College Student John Hopkins Berlin, 1902-1903 : Unive 1905. Monmouth, 1914. M., ibid., 1890 ; Graduate 1892-1893 : University of l, 1903-1905 : Ph. D., ibid., EDNA BROWNING RIGGS Teacher of Advanced Piano niversity, 1895 ; Piano with Carl Faelton. Boston. 1896 ; Theoretical Subjects under Dr. Percy Goetschius and Louis C. Elder, Boston ; Advanced Theory , Beloit, 1899 ; Piano with Edward MacDowell, New York, 1900 ; B. Mus. and Organ, Wooster University, 1913 : Study in Europe, 1906-1907 ; 1909. Monmouth, 1917. GLENN SHAVER Teacher of Voice, Director of Cho Men ' s Glee Club Graduate Monmouth Conservatory of Music, Monmouth Conservatory of Music, 1926. Page Twenty- ' MAE McCRANAHAN BEYMER Director of Sunnyside MARY ELIZABETH NEWCOMB Instructor in English V. B., Monmouth College, 1916 1)28 ; University of Colorado, nouth. 1933. A. M.. University of Kans MARY INEZ HOGUE Registrar HAROLD L. HERMANN Alumni Secretary B. S.. Monmouth College. 1927. Monmouth, 1928. MRS. R. A. ELLIOTT Librarian A. B.. Pennsylvania College for Wor Colorado Agricultural College, 1920. NELLE McKELVEY Office Superintendent and Treasur MRS. MINTA KLOVE Matron of McMichae Hrnn. LOIS BLACKSTONE Office Assistant JANET R. POLLOCK Resident Nurse EVA LOUISE BARR Professor of German B. S., Monmouth College. 1892 ; A. B., Goucher College. 1896 ; Student Universities of Gottingen and Munich. 1904-1905 : Fel- low in German. University of Washington. 1907-1908 ; A. M.. ibid.. 1908 ; Student in France and Spain. 1918-1920 : National University. Mexico City, Summers 1921, 1922 : European travel and study. Summer 1924 : German Summer School. Mt Holyoke College, 1929. Monmouth. 1915. Page Twenty-two In M emoriam Paste Twenty-three Senior Class Officers President George Myers Vice President Robert McConnell Secretary-Treasurer Eleanor Gehr Senior Class History Now, as Seniors, those creatures which seemed to us as freshmen to be inhuman and unattainable, we look back over the four years we have spent in Monmouth College as years full of achievement, experience, and friendships. As timid, green, but hopeful, freshmen " Doc " rightly inspired us as we entered into our college career, and now, though greatly depleted in numbers, we feel that we have lived up to all our aspirations. The class of ' 34 has had a well rounded college career. We have gained distinction in forensics, dram- atics, athletics, and scholarship. During these last days which are going all too fast we swing our canes and swagger sticks feeling confident that our honors as a class will not end with the receiving of our diplomas but will continue in all walks of life, proudly reflect- ing back to Monmouth College. Pa« e Twenty-four T. HAROLD AKERS Marshalltown, Iowa English Football 3-4. Basketball 3-4, jHfck fr Track 3-4 ; Baseball 3-4, Beta Kappa, Oracle, Sports Editor 3, Editorial Board 3, Ravel- inEs 3, M. Club. PAUL BEVERIDGE Monmouth, Illinois Economics Commons Club. Vice Pres. 2, Secy. 3, Oracle 2, Ravel- ings 3. C. EDWIN BROWN SUSAN CHENG RUBY I. DeRENZY imouth, Illinois WILLIAM ARDREY Denver, Colo. W. DARRELL BROWN Monmouth, Illinois U. O., Marshall. Men ' s ee Club, Business Mgr., smopolitan Club, Chapel oir. Vesper Choir. CHESTER E. CHANDLER Aledo, Illinois Greek Ichthus Club, president 3-4, Commons Club, secy. 3-4. Cosmopolitan Club 3. Y. M. C. A. 3-4, cabinet. Gospel Team manager. HELEN CHRISTY New Windso r, Illinois French Kap) a Alph a Sigma, Presl- Y. W. ey A., secretary. Tau Sigma Alpha. Sigma Tail Delta . Crims n Masque. Na- tiona Col. I ' lavers. Sigma Oniii con Mu Tau Pi, French Club Class ecretary 2, Sec- Yre-M . McMi ■hael Dormitory, Secy. Studen t Body. RICHARD DRAYSON Monmouth, Illinois Social Science Tau Kappa Epsilon, Histor 4, Ravelin s, asst. editor 2, ed- itor 3. Page Twenty-fi FRANCES L. FLEMING Pi Beta 1-4, W. Club 1, College Choir 1-4. Basketball RUTH FRUDEGER Burlington, Iowa English y. W. C. A. 3-4. Sigma Omi- ;ron Mu 4, Burlington Jun- ior College 1-2. ROBERT LAXSON and Music Tau Kappa Epsilon, Crim- son Masque 1-2. Glee Club 1-4, student director 2-1. president 4. Chorale Club 1-4, College Choir 1-4, Track 1-4, Ravelings staff 3. M Club, Y M. C. A., Student Coun- cil 2, Vice President class 3. Junior class play 3-4, French Club. LILLIAN E. GIBSON Sparta. Illinois English Y. W. C. A., treas. 3, vice president 4. W. A. A., treas. 2, vice pres. 3. Crimson Masque. Natl. Col. Players, secy, -treas. 4. French Club, Tau Sigma Alpha, May Fete mgr. 3, Junior class play. EARLA A. HOYMAN Assiut, Egypt French Y. W. C. A., cabinet 3. W. A. A., president 3. Tau Pi. Sigma Omicron Mu, Natl. Col. Players. Crimson Mas- que. French Club, president 3, Debate 3. McMichael Dorm. Council 1-3. Student Council LINCOLN J. FROST LUCILE GARDNER Adair, Illinois Y. W. C. A. ELEANOR GEHR Evanston, Illinois Mathematics Pi Beta Phi, president 4, Y. W. C. A.. W. A. A.. Pep Club, Crimson Masque. Tau Pi. president 4. Upper Class Council, president 4, Oracle, asst. editor 2-3. Rav- elings staff 3. Seey.-Treas. rlass 3-4. EVELYN GRIER Monmouth. Illinois Mathematics Y. W. C A. 1-4. French ?lub 3, Tau Sigma Alpha 1. Ravelings Staff 3. LUCILLE KILLEY Monmcuth, Illinois Mathematics Y. W. C. A. 1-4, treas. 4. Page Twenty-si VERA M. KRASITY Ki verhead. Lang Is., N. Y. French Sigma Om University Y. W. C 3, French 1-2. A Club l Mu. W. A 3-4. 3-4. Alfred A. 3-4. Oracle MARY E. McCLANAHAN Assiut. Egypt English Y. W. C. A., cabinet, Girls ' Glee Club. secy.. Kappa Al- pha Sigma, vice pres.. Rem- brandt Club, pres., secy.. Ich- thus Club, pres.. Choral Choir, French Club, Member Social cCuncil. W. EDWIN McCRORY Y. M. C. A., chairman World Education Committee. Ich- thus Club, Central Oklahoma Teachers College 1-3. william h. Mcknight HUGH M. MATCHETT Chicago, Illinois History Tau Kappa Epsilon, Pylortes 4, Current History Club 1-3, pres. 3, M. Club 2-4. Cross Country 1-2. Football 1-3-4, Track 1-4, Oracle 1-2, Home- coming play 3. Jkl j NATHALIE LYTLE English and Latin Y. W. C. A., president 4, Pi Kappa Delta. Sigma Tau Delta, Sigma Omicron Mu, Crimson Masque 3, Tau Pi. Ichthus Club, Junior class play 3, Ravelings 3. ROBERT A. McCONNELL GUbert. Arizona Beta Kappa, Arkon 4. Guard 3. Intel-fraternity Council, pres. 4. Student Council, vice pres., M. Club. Band. Foot- ball 3-4, Basketball 1-4, Track 4. Class vice pres. 4. BETTY McCULLOCH Mathematics Pi Beta Phi, vice pres. 4. Y. W. C. A. 1-4, cabinet 3, Pep Club 1-4, Crimson Mas- que 2-3. McMichael Dormi- tory vice pres. 4. Junior class play. Raveling staff 3, Pan- Hell, nic Council 3. frank McMillan Chemistry Commons Club, pres. 3, treas. 4. Oracle editor 3, Sigma Omicron Mu 3-4, pres. 4. Phi Eta Mu 1-4. treas. 3, pres. 4. Y. M. C. A., cabinet ' , ' . pres. 4, Executive com. Central Field Council. Natl. Student Y. M. C. A. 4. Kap- pa Phi Sigma 1-3. pres. 2, French Club 2, Band 1-4. Chemistry asst. 4. JOE J. MEYER Beta Kappa, M. Club. Ba ketball 1-4. Baseball 1- Football 1. JESSIE C. MILLER Sioux Falls. So. Dak. English Alpha Xi Delta, secy. 2, cor. secv. 4. Glee Club 1-4, College Choir 1-4. DAVID MURRAY Santa Mon ca, Calif. Chemist Tau nppu Ep silon. Crims Masq ue. N atl. Col. Playei pres. Sign Omicron M Glee Club, Or hestra, Y. I C. A . cabinet Oracle, ass ciate editor LESLIE NEAL Monmouth. Illinois TH OMAS PATTON Monmouth. Illinois SHIGEYOSH1 SAKABE Tokyo, Japan English Commons Club, Sigma Tau Delta, Sigma Omicron Mil. Kappa Phi Sigma 3-4. Y. M. C. A. 2-4. Cosmopolitan Club 3-4, pres. 4. Glee Club 2-3. Japanese Students Assn. in North America. Midwest rep. 3, vice pres. 4. Imperial Uni- versity of Tokyo 1. JAMES B. MOORE Pittsburgh, Penna. Mathematics Beta Kappa, Eccritean 1, Baseball 1. Football 1, Glee Club 4. GEORGE K. MYERS od, Ohh Mathematic Tau Kappa Epsilon, Student Council 1-4. Band 1-4, Crim- son Masque 2-4, vice pres. 3, Natl. Col. Players 4. Junior class play 3, Men ' s Glee Club 2-4, Choral Society 1-4, College Choir 4, Class pres. 2, 4, Ravelings 3, Sigma O- micron Mu 4. Track 2-4, Swimming 2-4, M Club. Swimming and Life Saving Instructor 2-4. JACK OZBURN Murphysboro, Illinois Social Science Basketball 1-4, Track 1-4, Swimming 2-3, M Club. ELIZABETH ROBERTSON Joliet, Illinois College 1-2. Sig- i Mu 4. Sigma 1. Crimson Mas- . A. 4. Y. W. C. MARTHA L. SANDS nsworth. Iowa Page Twenty-eight JOHN SERVICE mons Club. Philo. Ich- Club, Y. M. C. A. LEROY A. SMITH Kirkwood, Illinois Chemistry Phi Kappa Pi, French Club 3, Interfraternity Council 4. Student Body Pres. 4, Stu- dent Council 4, Social Com- mittee 4, Chemistry asst. 3-4, Homecoming Com. 4, Men ' s Upper Class Council 4. Uni- versity of Illinois, summer 1933. EVA SWEDBERG Mashalltown, Iowa ORLAND HAMILTON Tau Kappa Epsilon, pres Interfraternity Council Athletic Board 4, Pole Sc Com. 2-4, Football 1-4. Club 2-4, Basketball 1, M. C. A„ Tennis 2-4. ENID TOUSSAINT uwatosa, Wis Y. W. C. A. 1-4, W. A. A. 8, Crimson Masque 2-4, Natl. Col. Players 4. Theta Chi Mu, Upper Class Council 4. VIRGINIA SHANK Dayton, Ohio Music, Speech Natl. Col. Players. Crimson Masque, Girls ' Glee Club. College Choir, French Club, Choral Club. Y. W. C. A., ■ ' ■ ' ■? Dracle Staff. k MARGARET STEWART Monmouth, Illinois Mathematics Kappa Alpha Sigma. Pep Club, Glee Club. College Choir 1-2. W. A. A., Y. W. C. A., Indiana University 3. EDWIN TEMPLETON Waterloo, Iowa Tau Kappa Epsil pledgemaster 4 cabinet 3, Sii Mu. Y. M. C. A. JOHN B. CONANT Roseville, Illinois Phi Kappa Pi, treas. 4, In- tramural Mgr. 4, Case School of Applied Science 1. SARAH L. WALLACE tamp Point, Illinois Social Science Alpha Xi Delta. Rembrandt Club 2, W. A. A. 1-4, Y. W. C. A.. House Council 3-4, Student Council 4, Sunnyside Pres. 3, McMichael Dormi- tory Pres. 4. Page Twenty-nil J. BROWN WHITE LLOYD WILSON nee City, Nebraska GENEVIEVE P. WELLS Monmouth, Illinois RUSSELL EYLER M.i nmoi th. Illinr Bibliea Literat lire, Sociology Commons Club. Kappa Phi Sigma 1-2. Ichth us Club 1-4, Y. M. c. A. cabinet 2-3, Re nin- Tl.lt Club 4. LLOYD BOND, JR. GERTRUDE WHITE Galesburg, Illinois Speech Pi Beta Phi. Y. W. C. A. 1-4. ' Per) Club. pres. 2, Pi Kappa Delta, Debata 1. Crimson Masque, Nat]. Col. Players 4, College Orator 4. GORDON WINBIGLER Monmouth, Illinois Mathematics Beta Kappa. Crimson Mas- que, pres., treas.. Natl. Col. Players, Men ' s Glee Club. Choral Club, Vesper Choir, Football, Track. WILLIS C. RAMOLEY Vevay, Indi ana Biology Co CI mmons CI ;e Club, ub 1-4. Philo .reas. 3-4, Literary BERNARD B. FROMM Dayton, Ohio ROBERT WYCKOFF College Springs, Iowa Biology Phi Kappa Pi, pres. 4. Rav- elings Mgr. 3. Student Body Junior Class Officers President Donald Irwin Vice President Dean Robb Secretary-Treasurer Janet Randies Junior Class History The so-called sophisticated Juniors are about to leave their present moorings and, in one more voyage, to fulfill the dreams and aspirations of their freshman year. What strange and eventful things have taken place since the fall of ' 31 ! Many sacrifices have been made for an education during the depression of this college generation. Yet with success, students have overcome these obstacles and have courageously held to their college course. The class of ' 35 is represented in all phases of college activity. Her athletes lacked but one virtue — the ability to climb poles. Her actors and actresses would make many of the Hollywood colony a trifle uneasy should anyone of them rival their positions. Her debaters and orators are second unto none. Her scholars would make even Solomon strive to maintain his position as the wisest man. Her politicians have more or less virtue and plenty of white wash. As the last year dawns, may the class of ' 35 hold to her high ideals and make Monmouth College proud of her attainments. DAVID ACHESON— Ach — One hundred and sev- enty-five pounds of romantic allure — hails from Princeton— a suburb of Spring Valley, where men are men- his theme song, " My Fraternity Pin. " JEANETTE BAIRD— (Jeanette)- A home town girl— who made good in a big way — swell speaker — and weilds a mean hockey club— seems to have a yen — for Colorado men. MARY LOUISE BARNES— (Mary Lou) — tinted, ti- t : an, but not timid — raised on a farm — and she cer- tainly knows her oats — -singer and pianiste extraor- dinaire New York hound. JEAN BEVERIDGE— (Jean)— £ loafer — an ash blonde with tho which she uses to advantage theme song, " I ' m No Angel. " vich bred — but no ae West curves- he hockey field — ■ JEANETTE BEVERIDGE - Tall, but not too tall— possesses one of those slow drawling voices — nice to at the wheel of a big grey Buick. listen tc— la WALTER BLACKSTONE— (Walt) -The West End speedster— runs a mean 440 — blonde, curly hair — -and a tanned, weather-beaten complexion — has an aris- tocratic walk — you can spot him a mile away. ELIZABETH BOWMAN— (Liz) -One Monmouth girl who has reached the heights — a pleasant smile — can be distinguished readily — by her studious air — and flowing hair. G NEVIEVE BROWN— (Genevieve)— Corn-fed lassie from the plains of Iowa— sweetheart of the chemistry assistants —possesses some of that mysterious Garbo LAWRENCE BROWN— (Brov nie) Chubbv little ras- cal—soft brown hair, very curly— a ready smile that displays flashing white teeth— hails from way up north— at Aledo. MAXiNE BURBILL— (Max) Tall, and blonde— a product of Roseville High— mav she ever be proud- last seen in that green and white blazer— taking the neighborhood kids for a walk. RUTH CHAFFEE— (Ruth) -Athletic but charming— specializes in tennis, hiking, and riding — an artist of no mean ability -and a pleasing personality. LEROY DEW— (Pudney)— Small-: and humor— usually done up ne Nash — kitten-ball player of no i package of in a t n repute Page Thirty-two LOIS FETHERSTON— (Lois)— None better—or nic- er — -wears an air of sophistication — punctured fre- quently by bursts of naivete — has an infectious gig- gle— clever, chic, and quite charming. FREDERICK FIELD — (Fred)— Another local boy— who is more than making good — especially interested in scientific pursuits — -and intellectual things — such as Kappas. KENNETH FLAKE — (Ken)— Quiet, but industrious— is seen but not heard -until he gets behind that bi: bass jiorn— in the Red and White Band— then he ' s the Big Noise. ANNABETH FOSTER— (Annie)— " Music hath charms to still the savage breast " — Annie owns a double dose — talented pianist — her favorite song — " Annie Doesn ' t Live Here Any More! " CHARLES FRAZ 7R— (Chuck)— You should see this fellow cut up — the ice — he ' s good on roller skates too —an electrician — won ' t play around with anything but live wires— lately developed a Bostonian accent. LESTER FULTON— (Satan)— Just a little devil- fresh, tan complexion- -smooth dresser— dramatic Sat- ellite — made himself famous in the bath-towel scene three years ago. MILDRED GRIFFITH— (Red)— Golden-voiced night- ingale of the college — no program or operetta is a success — without her clear soprano— theme song, " I ' ve Got to Sing a Torch Song. " WALLACE HAMLY— (Wally)— The Colorado Kid- has Pike ' s Peak in his back yard — so he runs an elevator her — to keep in trim — theme song : " Keep Sunny side Up, Up. " JAMES HEATH— (Jim)— Another of Pennsylvania ' s prime products — rather tall, slender build — of a philo- sophical mien — theme song : " When I Played Xither for the Czar Back in Zelienople. " MORTON HICKMAN— (Mort)— Local boy who will make good — following in the foot-steps of Rudolph Valentino — plenty rough and plenty tough. ELIZABETH HILLIER— (Betty) -Gone, but not for- gotten — projected her personality on our campus for only one semester— Illinois now claims her — its gain JANE HOYMAN— (Janie) forever — simplicity is hei her watchword — a cheery her ticket. -a thing of beauty is a keynote — personal cha mile her passport — brai Paice Thirty-thr RUSSELL HUTCHISON— (Hutch)— Hails from the foothills of Pennsylvania — brown eyes capable of be- coming dreamy — surplus of ability. DONALD IRWIN— (Don)— Three letter man from up the river — tall, dark, and plenty handsome — politi- cian de luxe — theme song, " Five Foot Two, Eyes of Blue. " HAROLD IRWIN— (Little)— The only cheer leade in evistence who can crawl through both ends o a megaphone — one of the Masque ' s brighter lights— comedian supreme— theme song, " One, Two, Thr« EVELYN KISSINGER— (Evelyn)- dynamo- -in miniature form — stalv Club- -last seen — in heavy conferen yer. ROBERT JACKSON— (Bob)— The Blonde Menace- hails from the metropolis of Kewanee — may he rest in peace — subtlest asserter of the strong silent brand of he-men. NADINE KNIGHTS— (Red)— Pi Phi. petite, and pop- ular—her hair has a Titian tint— but she goes for the brown, wavy, variety too — in answer to inquiries —no relation to " Kneapolitan Knights. " MARGARET KROM— (Peg)— Hails from South Chi- cago — and lived there long enough to develop a Mason and Dixon accent — her theme song same as that of the Northwest Mounted— " I Always Get Ma " Man. " HARLAN LANCP— (Hod)— This good-looking gent can always be found in one of three activities — read- ing plays — acting in plays— or watching a play — theme song — " Hollywood Bound. " MARY LAUDER— (Mary)— Last seen— here, there, and everywhere — a hustler- — with piquant blue eyes and wavy brown hair — her motto : " Loquacity is the spice of life. " MARY LEGG— (Mary)— Slender, brown-haired girl— of local vintage— perfect example of " What the well- dressed girl will wear " — quiet, and unobtrusive — but not bashful. MAX McDOWELL— (Max)- -Charming lad— from up Altona way — exceedingly quiet and reserved— last seen looking up at a tall, dark woman— theme song, " Where ' s Ella? " MARY MACDILL— Snow or sleet— rain or hail— the outdoors holds no fears for her —skating — skiing -or coasting- and swimming are her specialties — just as versatile on the dance floor. Page Thirty-four RUTH McBRIDE— (Ruth)— She left us in February - but we ' d like to have her back — tall and blonde — possesses a clever line — but keeps it in the background — plenty nice ! JEAN MEGCHELSON— (Jcannie)— One of the Mont- rose Megchelsons — distinguished by her sunset-colored tresses — and that winsome expression around her SAMUEL MILLEN— (Sam)— The West End Wildcat — long, lean and lithe— last seen ped alling a bicycle furiously down Broadway -the Ichthus Club claims him as a loyal member. JOSEPH MILLER— (Joe)— Where the hills of Penn- sylvania—greet the Western lea— there nestles Little Joe ' s home town — medium height — brown hair — a per- sonable companion. MARY MILLER— (Mary) — From the town of the watch works— that makes her click— goes for the strong, silent variety — living example that good things usually come in small packages. RUTH MORROW— (Ruthie)- Another Pennsylvania product — can ' t help being noticed on the campus — a kind of blur — loyal Phi Kap patroness — tough on some that she wasn ' t here all year. LOIS MURCHISON— (Lois)— 1 raven-haired lassie— she avoids the highways— and keeps to the byways — rarely seen and rarely heard— then, with anticipation. PAUL NORRIS— (Bud) — Likable little lad— with snapping black eves — a ready smile — and curly brown hear— somewhat of a track man— a hard man to stop in intramural competition. AGNES OLSON— (Oley)— Just blew onto the campus last fall — from the plains of South Dakota— enlarged her circle of friends rapidly— jumped right into things with a bang. JAMES OLSON— (Jim)— The Smilin ' Swede— watch him go on the kitten-ball field— last seen driving a dark-brown Ford — distinguished by his broad shoul- ders and erect bearing. JOHN OWEN— (Johann) ousness is lurid — but nev on any subject — at any 1 the slightest provocation. JOHN PATTERSON— (P the Cardinals— Annheuser e payoff — his loquaci- cid — guarantees to talk -at any place — without at) — St. Louis — the home of -Busch --and John — each fa- is a student — and a gentle- any at McCrackin ' s? Page Thirty-five CLARENCE PATTERSON— (Bus)— Golden voiced tenor of the gymnasium — can warble " Ain ' t dat Awful ? " in any desired pitch or key — figures bat- ting averages with lightning like rapidity. KATHERINE RAMSAY— (Kay)— Neat little article — from Oxford, Ohio — her beauty is at least skin deep — occupies her own distinctive little niche — in college life. JANET RANDLES— (Randy) The personality gal- from the eastern edge of Pittsburgh — more fun tha a circus — spins a potent line — even if she won ' t ac DEAN ROBB— (Robbie)— Hails from up round Wind- sor way — last seen, in a hurry- — humorous little crink- les around his ever-smiling eyes — his motto: " There ' s nothing like fun, especially good clean fun ! " GERTRUDE REEVE— (Jerry)— The Blonde Venus- been on the campus only a year — created furor enough for three — versatility hardly describes — hi ous talents. MARGARET RENNICK— (Margaret)— Char from the plains of Indiana— Ft. Wayne is town — owns one of those warm smiles — and auburn hair. JANET RITCHEY— (Jennie)— Last seen— in her lit- tle cubby-hole at the Dean ' s office — efficient — and per- sonable — distinguished by her studious aspect. ROBERT RUSSELL— (Bob)— From way out West in Spokane — last seen filling up an empty gas tank- is seen at intervals — with a certain peppery little Pi Phi. EILLEEN RYAN— (Eilleen) West Fnd— whose grades ar the ambition of many — and last seen— in the library. -Ash blonde— from the the admiration of all- probability for a few — ESTHER SELDON— (Esther)— Tall and dark- jet-b ' ack tresses — wearer of that coat of many i --during the winter months — quiet— unobtrusive- likeable. MARIAN SCHEUMAKER— ( - the Little Theatre Stage tinned — slender, fairly tall- from Eye-o-way. " JOSEPHINE SMITH— (Jo)— A mien — can handle a car — like clever writer— Sigma Tau Delta the best. local cirl— of quiet Barnev Oldfield— a laims her as one of KATHRYN SURRAT— (Kathy)— Just as nice—on the hockey field — or in a swimming suit— and in a for- mal — is supreme — the state capitol- -claims her with pride. ROBERTA TORRENCE— (Roberta) At first glance — her hair appears red — at second glance — she is prob- ably being escorted by a tall young Lochinvar — a delightful singer. MARGARET TUBBS— (Marg) -Tail, graceful, and blonde — height lends her a distinguished bearing — plenty smart — and plenty popular — ranks high in personal charm. CHARLES VALLENGA— (Chuck)— Big, bluff, hearty boy from Bellefontaine — admits with all modesty- that red hair is mighty fine — a cheery smile— and the heartiest laugh on the campus. KENNETH BOSTWICK— (Ken)— Listen for the bur noise in the bleachers— that ' s Ken— an uncanny facul- ty for getting his feet higher than his head — that ' s why he ' s a track man — hails from Dayton, Ohio. MARGARET LEE — (Peggy)— A true-blue nature — all wool — and a yard wide — easily distinguished — by her distinctive carriage — and dignified meander — her theme song, " Hearken To-mee. " RUTH SW ANSON— (Ruth)— A dramatic sensation— who will rival Ethel Barrymore and Zazu Pitts— china-blue eyes — and a deep, drawling voice — make her distinctive — wherever she is. DOROTHY MURPHY— (Dorothy) -The girl with th3 trim figure — and the easy grace— last seen in the lit- tle grey jot) — her theme song : " California, Here I Come. " Page Thirty-seven Sophomore Class Officers President Paul Barnes Vice President Fletcher Smith Secretary-Treasurer Alleyne Norris Sophomore Class History The Class of ' 36 has lost none of its ambition since we started as a large class last year. During the sophomore year students have most of their goals set, and in so doing lend their stability to the institution. This is what the sophomore class has done. Our first victory was in winning the pole scrap as freshmen and still re- taining the victory as sophomores. Our class is well represented in athletics, de- bate and oratory. Our scholarship is of the very best and we have excellent talent both in music and acting. Before the next two years have passed these students will have made an appreciable contribution to Monmouh College in establishing its future. Pace Thilty-eicht Sophomore Class Top Row — Herriott, Kennedy, Glass, -Jackson, Mantel, Barnes, Bennett, Beste, Brinton, Loehr, Randies, Lough, Jones, Brown, Jackson, Avey, Mills, Grier, Williams. Second Row— Randies, Lough. Jones, Brown, Jackson, Eavey, Field. Mills, Grier, Williams. Third Row Kilpatrick. Brouse, Conver, Gardner, Drcste, Enston, Fidler. Griggsby, Bischoff. Bottom Row— Goloff, Clark, McMasters, Buchenau, Moore, Lester, Baird, Davis, Barron, Gardiner. Top Row— Owens, Marshall, Swank, Tangeman, Turnbull, Olenick. White, McConnell, Myers, Shaffer, Giafft, Rankin. Reed. Second Row— Pogue, Steffan, Pen-in, Speer, Schwarez, Walters, Spencer, Mays, Wylie, Simcox, Porter, Treptow. Third Row— Reed, Grier, McAtee, Norris, Bear, Reid. Randies, Wright, Nelson, McClanahan, M. Wright. Bottom Row— Williams. Baird, Tendick, McLaughlin, Tennant, Morton, Ryan. Brown, Montgomery, Mills. Page Thirty-ni Freshmen Class Officers President Jack Woodward Vice President Ruth Graham Secretary-Treasurer Ruth Wagner Freshmen Class History When Monmouth once again swung wide its doors for the beginning of a new year, the freshmen left in the halls footprints which still remain and which mark the beginning of a climb where the prints will be more deeply implanted. As a record for scholastic standing cne-third of the names found on the honor roll belong to freshmen. In the athletic line the little Scots gave promises for a bright future. Through forensic subjects the frosh were able to display unusual ability both in debate and declamation. The goal has been set — a record class for those who have gone before and a standard for those who are to come. May the class of ' 37 ever keep the color in the Scotch plaid! Fresh reshmen CI ass Murray, Downing, Gowdy, i, Legg, Graham, Fryrear, Top Row— Campbell, McMillan, McConnell, Long, Fernald. Second Row- Elliott, Forgy, Hyer. Aiken, James, Baird, Hendersc strong. Millikan. Baker. Third Row — Fontana. McKissick. Hill, Hauswald, D. Campbell, Ha Marsh, D. Looser, Hoy. Fourth Row— Dines, Laing, Burkhart, Fairman. Brair.ard, Ashe, McPeak. Clay. Brownell, M. Looser. Fifth Row— Gardner. Chcveiton. Dodds. Cathcait. Byler. Marlowe, Moffett, J. Montgomery. Moore, Murphy, Carrier, Lietman, Hunt, H. Campbell, Anderson. Front Row— Brimmer, Howard, Lashley. Bruyn, Lamereaux, McCleary, DeGuire, Laxson, Loehr, Dalrym- ple, Gillham, Calmer, Daugherty, Finney. Top Row— Maynard. M. Montgomery, Rathbun, Ruskin, F. Nelson. Turnbull. L. Wagner. Paull, Pyle. Second Row— R. Wagner, Ericson, Ryan, Mack, M. Smith, Strong, Ray, Christy, Fidler, Mills, Randies, Wright. McPeak. Third Row— Miller. Taylor, dinger, Randle, Nienaber, Scott, Wise. Service. Spicer. Shaw, Younkin. Bottom Row— Woodward, Von Pein, Turner, Stewart, Thompson. MeClanahan, O ' Neal. Nelson. Palmer. McGuire. Pole Scrap To upper classmen, the shrill blast of the college whistle in the middle of a crisp October morning means a respite from a dry lecture. To Sophomores it means there is honor at stake and a cause to defend even to the very brink of their lives. To Freshmen it might not mean anything unless the tenseness has in some manner instilled upon their minds and imaginations that Monmouth Col- lege every fall holds a glorified bull fight for the delight of many hundreds of people. In the Pole Scrap of the fall of 1933 the Sophomores really had something to fight for, as they had won the scrap the previous year. This class was the first class to win that distinction for several years and though outnumbered great- ly by the frosh they stood off the onslaught for an hour packed with bruises and an overabundance of wholesale destruction to old summer attire. The frosh put up a brave fight and came very near to success but the strain of the battle and the height of the Pole combined to send them down in defeat. Page Forty-two ORGANIZATIONS Tier upon tier — shelving — files — musty tomes- dog-eared classics — modern volumes — knowledge and research beckon. Student Council The Student Council, which is composed of representatives of the Student Association, legislates on all matters pertaining to the student body and has the power to formulate all rules and regulations which affect student affairs, pro- viding these rules are consistent with the rules which are established by the Fac- ulty and S enate. OFFICERS OF THE STUDENT ASSOCIATION President LeRoy Smith Secretary Helen Christy Treasurer Robert Wyckoff REPRESENTATIVES Senior Class George Myers, Robert Wyckoff Junior Class Don Irwin, Jane Hoyman Sophomore Class Paul Barnes, James Marshall Freshman Class Jack Woodward, Donald Strand Oracle Editor Russell Hutchison House President McMichael Home Sarah Lyle Wallace Forensic Board Wilbur Lester Athletic Representative Orland Hamilton Women ' s Athletic Association Lillian Gibson Page Forty-thr Sigma Tau Delta Sigma Tau Delta is a national professional English Fraternity. Its pur- pose is to encourage individual literary achievements and to foster an interest in literary masterpieces. At their monthly meetings, papers, written about writers and books, by the members, are read and discussed. OFFICERS President Helen Christy Secretary-Treasurer Cleo Stephens Program Chairman Nathalie Lytle Top Row Mr. Brown. J. Smith, Dr. McMichael, Miss Newcomb, Mr. Robinson, R. Hutchison. D Steve Middle Row— H. Lance, E. Treptow, D. Dykhuizen. J. Beveridge, Miss Hogue, S. Sakabs. Bottom Row— D. Field, G. Brown, B. Robertson, H. Christy. N. Lytle. Page Forty-fo Sigma Omicron Mu Sigma Omicron Mu is Monmouth ' s equivalent to Phi Beta Kappa on the campus. Its purpose is not only to recognize high scholarship among Monmouth students, but also to encourage the cultural aspect of a liberal education. OFFICERS President Frank McMillan Vice President David Murray Secretary Nathalie Lytle Helen Christy Edwin Templeton George Myers Dorothy Dykhuisen Prof. C. G. Goodrich Mrs. C. G. Goodrich Dr. T. H. McMichael Prof. Eva Louise Barr STUDENT MEMBERS Earla Hoyman Jane Hoyman Eileen Ryan Shigeyoshi Sakabe FACULTY MEMBERS Gertrude Reeve Ruth Frudeger Elizabeth Robertson Dean Marv Dr. H. M. " Telford Mr. Richard Petrie Pottt Dr. Garrett Thiessen Mr. Lyle Finley HONORARY MEMBERS Dr. Francis W. Shephardso Dr. Alice Winbigler Dr. L. E. Robinson PHI ETA MU Prof. W. S. Haldeman Dr. Hugh Beveridge Another organization on Monmouth ' s campus which goes more or less hand in hand with Sigma Omicron Mu is Phi Eta Mu which is to encourage scholar- ship among Freshmen men. Dr. Hugh R. Beveridge was the founder of this organization. MEMBERS Dr. Hugh R. Beveridge Frank McMillan David Turnbull Paul Barnes Wilbur Lester Lowell McConnell Lawrence Pogue George Beste George Elliott John Moffit Graham McMillan Robert Fernald Harold McCleary Top Row— L. Finley. H. Beveridge, Dr. McMichael, D. McMullen, G. Goodrich. Middle Row— Mrs. Goodrich, W. Haldeman, H. Telford, G. Thiessen, Miss Donald. Miss Potter. Bottcm Row— H. Christy, E. Templeton, D. Murray, N. Lytle, F. McMillan. Page Forty-fiv y. W. C. A. and y. M. C. A. Cabinets The activities of the Y. M. and Y. W. are numerous and broad in scope. Together these organizations put out the Red Book, sponsor a carnival held in the fall, and bring eminent speakers to the campus. Their main purpose, however, is to make the student life more Christ-like. Y. W. C. A. CABINET President Nathalie Lytle Vice President Lillian Gibson Secretary Cleo Stephens Treasurer Lucille Killey Y. M. C. A. CABINET President Frank McMillan Vice President James Marshall Secretary Paul Barnes Treasurer John Service Top Row— M. McCIanahan, R. Chaffee. J. Beveridge. J. Beveridcc. L. Killey. S. Cheng. E. Toussaint. L. Gibson, E. Hoyman, W. Baird, E. Templeton, C. Chandler, F. McMillan, J. Marshall, E. McCrory. Bottom Row- Miss Donald, L. Fctherston, M. Barnes, H. Christy, N. Lytle, J. Baird. J. Ssrvice. Mr. Buchanan. Page Forty-si: Dormitory Organizations Dean of Women Miss Mary Ross Potter McMICHAEL DORM President Sarah Lyle Wallace Vice President Betty McCulloch Secretary-Treasurer Ruth McBride SUNNYSIDE Dean Mrs. Beymer President Frances Enston Secretary-Treasurer Evelyn Ruskin Pan Hellenic Council President Kathryn Surratt Secretary Merle Fidler REPRESENTATIVES Kathryn Surratt, Midred Lough Alpha Xi Delta Helen Christy, Ruth Swanson Kappa Alpha Sigma Josephine Smith, Merle Fidler Theta Chi Mu Eleanor Gehr, Clarita O ' Connor Pi Beta Phi Inter-Fraternity Council President Robert McConnel MEMBERS Drrie Brownlee Robert McConnell Marion Harper Dean Robb Robert Wyckoff Robert Woll Wilbur Scott Paul Calhoun oocial Council The Social Council directs all social activities on the campus. Their most important function is the Open House on third floor of Wallace Hall. MEMBERS Dr. McMichael Mr. Hart LeRoy Smith Miss Gibson Mr. Toussaint Helen Christy Miss Potter Miss Hayes Earla Hoyman Mrs. Beymer Dean Cleland Mary McClanahan Edwin Templeton Campus Club This club was organized in 1909 by a group of thirteen women connected with the college administration. All wcmen so connected are eligible for mem- bership. The club holds regular meetings and sponsors one C. C. A. service during the year. OFFICERS President Miss Gibson Vice President Mrs. McClenahan Secretary Mrs. Chaffee Treasurer Mrs. Shaver Ichthus Club Ichthus is the Christian Life Service Club of Monmouth College. Its mem- bership is open to all students planning to devote their lives to Christian work. Devotional meetings of the club are held the third Sabbath of each month and social gatherings take place monthly. OFFICERS President Chester Chandler Secretary-Treasurer Charles Vellenga Faculty Adviser Dr. Telford Rembrandt Club With the formation of the Fine Arts Department of the college this club was organized. It holds monthly meetings at which time slides are shown and reports are made. All those entered in an art course become members. OFFICERS President Betty McCulloch Vice President Josephine Smith Secretary-Treasurer Jane Hoyman French Club The French Club was organized to increase the interest of students in French culture and literature and to give an opportunity fcr practice in the use of the language. OFFICERS President Edith ' Wise Vice President Jeanette Baird Secretary-Treasurer Jane Hoyman Girl ' s Pep Club The purpose of the Girls ' Pep Club is to instill pep, enthusiasm and school spirit into students; to give clever stunts and to lead in cheering at athletic events. OFFICERS President Martha Randies Secretary-Treasurer Dorothy Wright MEMBERS Dorothy Murphy Lois Fetherston Gertrude White Betty McCulloch Margaret Tubbs Janet Randles Ruth Swanson Martha Randles Virginia Goodwin Betty McClenahan Marcaret Krom Dorothy Wright Frances Enston Eleanor Gehr Cleo Stephens Ruth Wagner Margaret Hanna Rebecca McPeak Dorothy Maynard Mary J. Wilson Margaret Stewart Page Forty-nine Oracle Staff Editor-in-Chief Russell Hutchison Assisting Editor David Murray Assisting Editor Dorothy Field Business Manager John Henderson Society Editor Jeanette Beveridge Sports Editor George Elliott General Reporters Evelyn Ruskin, Marian Smith, Lois Fetherston, Charles Graft, John Moffett Lowell McConnell, Helen Campbell, Jane Zimmer, Jeanette Baird, Josephine Smith. Top How— J. Smith. J. Henderson. G. Elliott. J. Moffett. D. Murray. Middle Row— J. Beveridffe. L. Gibson, D. Field. Bottom Row— J. Baird, E. Ruskin, J. Zimmer, R. Hutchison, L. Fetherston. M. Smith, H. Campbel Ravelings Staff Editor Dean Robb Sophomore Assistant Editor Samuel Akers Business Manager Lester Fulton Sophomore Assistant Business Manager Wilbur Lester Organizations Lois Fetherston, David Acheson Society Dorothy Murphy Men ' s Athletics Clarence Patterson Women ' s Athletics Earla Hoyman Dramatics Harlan Lance Music Mildred Griffith Features Russell Hutchison Pi Beta Phi OFFICERS President Eleanor Gehr Vice President Betty McCulloch Corresponding Secretary Mary MacDill Recording Secretary Ruth Morrow Treasurer Lois Fetherston Seniors Frances Fleming Gertrude White Eleanor Gehr Betty McCulloch Juniors Elizabeth Bowman Lois Fetherston Nadine Knights Mary Lauder Mary Legg Kathryn Ramsey ' Sophomores Helen Thomas Marian Mays Martha Wiley Jane Bischoff Dorothy Wright Mary Louise Nelson Betty McClenahan Freshmen Ruth Graham Margaret Hanna Isabel Legg Jane Hunt Mary Turnbull Evelyn Ruskin Dorothy Maynard Top Row— H. Thomas, M. Nelson. E. Bowman. F. Fleming. M. Turnbull. Second Row— M. Wiley. J. Bischoff. M. Mavs. E. Ruskin. R. Graham, I. Legs. Third Row— D. Wright. M. Lege, D. Maynard, J. Hunt, M. Hanna. K. Ramsey. -M. Miller, E. Gehr, N. Knights, B. McClenahan, M, Lauder, B. McCulloch, G. White, L. Fetherston. 1 v K 4 M? " " H Page Fifty-two Kappa Alpha Sigma OFFICERS President Helen Christy Vice President Ruth McBride Secretary Margaret Tubbs Treasurer Martha Randies Seniors Margaret Stewart Helen Christy Mary McClanahan Juniors Emma Work Dorothy Murphy Janet Randles Elizabeth Murphy Ruth Swanson Marcaret Tubbs SCPHCMORES Frances Mills Dorothy Field Jane Zimmer Martha Randles Margaret Lee Freshmen Margaret Rathbun Ruth Wagner Sarah Louise Brownell Mary Jane Wilson Betty Ash Helen Brainard Maxine Moore Margaret Laxson Lucille Mack Jane Paull Frances Nelson . Pledge. Top Row— E. Work, M. MeClanahan, M. Lee, M. Tubbs, D. Murphy, R. Wagner Middle Row— F. Nelson, J. Paull, M. Rathbun. M. Randles, J. Randles, S. Brownell, H. Br Lower Row— B. Ash, F. Mills, M. Moore, M. Stewart, H. Christy, R. Sv Page Fifty-thr Theta Chi Mu OFFICERS President Josephine Smith Vice President Margaret Rennick Secretary Cleo Stephens 1 reasurer Eileen Ryan Seniors Sophomores ,, t, Eva Reid Elizabeth Britton Merle Fidler Enid Toussaint Eleaxor McLaughlin Mary Louise Coxver Sarabei.le McCleery JUNIORS Freshmen Cleo Stephens Nancy Gii.lham Margaret Rennick Beatrice Hall Eileen Ryax Marian Smith Evelyn Stice Josephine Smith ,-. -r, J Eina Ryan Lucretia Brown Dorothy Ryan Top Row— B. Hall, E. Britton, E. McLaughlin, p. Reid, D. Ryan. Middle Row -E. Ryan. M. Rennick. N. Gillham, S. McCleery, E. Stice. Bottom Row— M. Conver. L. Brown, J. Smith. E. Toussaint. M. Fidler. E. Ryan. Tase Fifty-four Alpha Xi Delta OFFICERS President Kathryn Surratt Vice President Carolyn Spencer Corresponding Secretary Ruth Chaffee Recording Secretary Annabeth Foster Treasurer Jeanette Beveridge Seniors Jessie Kathryn Miller Annabeth Foster Juniors Kathryn Surratt Jeanette Bairii Jeanette Beveridge Janet Ritchey Ruth Chaffee Sophomores Louise Droste Eleanor Grigsby Eleanor Treptow Carolyn Spencer Alice Williams Mildred Lough Frances Enston Virginia Goodwin Alleyne Norris Evelyn Bear Margaret Grier Joyce McAtee Elizabeth Eavey Isabel Bickett Fay Tendick Bertha Simcox Margaret Wright Freshmen Jane Finney ' Helen Campbell Dorothy ' Campbell Frances Clay Dorothy Carrier Helen Scott Margaret Calmer Jane Dalrymple Pledge. Top Row— S. Wallace, J. Beveridge, D. Campbell, M. Wright, C. Spencer, J. Finney. Second— L. Droste, M. Griffith, B. Simcox, A. Williams. E. Bear, I. Miller, H. Campbell. Third— I. Bickett, D. Carrier, V. Goodwin, A. Norris. A. Foster, R. Tendick, M. Calmer, J. Ritchey. J. Baird Lower— M. Grier, F. Clay, E. Eavey, E. Grigsby, K. Surratt, J. McAtee. M. Lough, H. Scott, R. Chaffee Page Fifty-five Tau Pi Tau Pi was formed two years ago to uphold the true standards of woman- hood on the campus and to be a public recognition for those who have attained these standards during their first three years of college. The members are chosen from the Junior class on a three-point basis of, scholarship, service and leadership. OFFICERS President Eleanor Gehr Vice President Nathalie Lytle Secretary Helen Christy MEMBERS Eleanor Gehr Helen Christy Nathalie Lytle Earla Hoyman The Octopus Senior Men ' s Honor Society 1933-1934 MEMBERS Robert Woll Ernest Smaixwood Orrie Brownlee Clyde McDaniels Robert McConnell Leroy Gillespie Edwin Brown Crland Hamilton This organization was founded in 1927 by eleven men who felt the need of a Senior Society on the Monmouth campus. Now, the members are limited to eight men, annually, who are pledged at the close of their Junior year and are members throughout their Senior year. Their names are not announced until the " Ravelings " appears. Thus it is always a matter of interest to the students as to whom the members now in school are. The public announcement gives the eight Senior men the right to wear the emblem of the organization, a gold key with an octopus and other secret insignia inscribed theren. Twice each year the Alumni Organization convenes; a business meeting held at Homecoming time, and a Social event on the eve of Commencement day. Page Fifty-s. Tau Kappa Epsilon OFFICERS Prytanis Orland Hamilton Epi-Prytanis David Murray Grammateus Thomas Patton Crysophylos Dean Robb Histor Richard Drayson Hegemcn Edwin Templeton Pylortes Hugh Matchett Hypophetes Russell Hutchison Seniors Sophomores Hugh Hiix Orland Hamilton Edward Barron George Elliott Robert Laxson Wilson Davis Laurel McKissick Hugh Matchett Donald Gardiner - ,ohx Moffett David Murray George Lucas J ohn Montgomery George Myers Wallace Speer Raymond Murray Edwin Templeton Raymond Steefan Vernon Van Dewoestine ♦David Campbell „ Malcolm Laixg Juniors Freshmen d E smqnd Long David Acheson Robert Andreen Graham McMillan Russell Hutchison Richard Burkhart Edwin Fairmax Dean Robb William Dines Richard Drayson William Dodds Thomas Patton John Henderson Pledges Top Row— D. Lone, R. Andreen, H. Hill, G. Elliott. J. Montgome Second Row— K. Murray. J. Moffett. D. Campbell, W. Dines, J. I E. Barron, G. McMillan. Third Row — W. Dodds, V. Van Dewoestine, D Murray. R. Fairman. hart, W. Davis, G. Myers. Bottom Row— R. Hutchison, L. McKissick, R. Laxson, D Rcbb, M T. Patton. M. Laing. O. Hamilton. R. Drayson. R. Burk- s. Linn. W. Speer. E. Templeton, Phi K appi ri OFFICERS President Robert Wyckoff Secretary Paul Calhoun Treasurer John Conant House President Gene Tinker Seniors Robert Wyckoff Leroy Smith Paul Calhoun John Conant Gene Tinker Lloyd Bond Juniors Leroy Gillespie Ernest Smallwood Robert McGrath Harlan Lance Frederick Field Lester Fulton Sophomores Marshall Grier Kenneth Huffaker Sam Powell Fletcher Smith Robert Herriot Freshmen Bob Lash ley ♦RlCHARD LAMAREAUX ♦Henry Shaul ♦Henry Jahn ♦Don Strand ♦James McNamara ♦Vince Palmer ♦Everett Bruyn ♦Nelson Manville Pledges. Top Row— R. Lashley, H. Lance, D. Strand, Second Row— H. Jahn, G. Tinker, P. Calho Third Row— R. Wood, H. Shauld, L. Smith, Bottom Row E. Smallwood, N. Manville. j E. Bruyn. areaux, J. McNamara. K. Huffak. L. Fulton, F. Field. Vlrs. Efaw. R. Wyckoff. Smith, S. Powell. PaKe Fifty-nil Beta Kappa OFFICERS Arkon Robert McConnell Vice Arkon La Verne Myers Scribe Morton Hickman Treasurer Wilburt Scott Chancellor Lloyd Wilson Seniors Juniors Sophomores Cordon Winbigler Morton Hickman Paul Barnes Leroy Dew Clarence Patterson " ilbert Scott William Ardrey James Heath La Verne Myers Robert McConnell Wallace Hamley James Marshall Lloyd Wilson Charles Frazier Paul Norris Joe Meyer Don Irwin James McCracken Harold Akers Harold Irwin Lawrence Pcgue Robert Russell Wendell York James Moore FRESHMEN William Aiken George McConnell Jack Woodward Lantz Workman David Byler Russell James . _ " Louis McGuire Top Row— P. Barnes. G. Beste. G. McConnell, J. Moore, C. Frazier, J. Sanders, W. Seott. Second Row— L. Meyers, J. Heath, S. Kyle, L. Poerue. W. Baird, D. Irwin. P Terrey, L. McGu Third Row— J. Woodward, W. Aiken, W. Hamley, R. Russell, J. Marshall, D. Byler, W. Ardrey, Row— J. MeCr WinbiKler, Mrs. Ranney, R. McCo 1 f 1 1. ♦ 1 1 1 1 £jf a . k. % S!r 2 M «ar Pi Rho Phi OFFICERS President Marion Harper Treasurer Robert Woll Recorder Darrell Brown Seniors Robert Woll Darrell Brown Marion Harper Paul Heil Sophomores Harris McMasters Thomas Whelan ♦Lester Carson Freshmen Wilbur Howard Sam Baker Robert Brimmer James Cheverton ♦Richard Heil Keith O ' Neal Robert Reid WlLLARD SlMONDS Pledges. Top Row— R. Heil, R. Reid, H. McMasters, L. Carsor Middle Row— P. Heil, S. Baker, Mrs. Lambertson. W. Bottom Row— R. Woll, T. Whelan, M. Harper, J. C! .ommons Club OFFICERS President John Owen Vi ce President Kenneth Flake Treasurer John White Secretary Charles Owen MEMBERS Paul Beveriuge Russell Evler Edwin Brown John White Chester Chandler Kenneth Flake Frank McMillan Marvin Shaffer Willis Ramoley Ralph Nienaber Brown White Thomas Turner Pledges Tiers of lockers — memorable benches — steaming bodies — confusion — Ridding — strategy — the crucible of striving manhood. Coach Hart Herbert L. Hart has been Athletic Director at Monmouth since 1924, serving as head coach in football and track, and during the past year had charge of freshman basketball. In bis ten years at Monmouth Coach Hart has compiled enviable records in football and track, and has reason to be proud of the intramural sports program which has developed largely under his supervision. As head coach in baseball and basketball, as well as freshman football, Robert Smiley is completing his fifth year at Monmouth. " Bob ' s " ability as a coach comes from actual experience in sports, for during his student days at Mcnmcuth he was voted the most val- uable basketball player in the conference and played second base en the baseball team. Coach Jahn The duties of assistant football coach were capably handled during the past year by William Jahn. " Bill " in past years was one of the mainstays of Scot elevens. Page Sixty-thr Football Summary Monmouth 26 Monmouth ! 4 Monmouth Monmouth 13 Monmouth 13 Monmouth 13 Monmoutli 6 Monmouth 12 Monmouth 20 Burlington Junior College 7 Iowa Wesleyan University Coe 13 Illinois College 2 Cornell College 14 Augustana 14 Bradley 13 Carthage 14 Knox 6 Top Row— McKinley, Mgr., Jahn, Co Barnes, Pressly, Hamilton, Car Bottom Row— Lucas, Mantel, H. Aker Gr:er, S. Akers, Woll. a. Graft, Catanzaro, Matchctt. Minton, McConnell. Winbij-ler n, Irwin, E. Brown. Patterson, Mei-„ Heath, Mgr., Hart, Coach, Jackson, Myers, Tinker. McDonald. Frantzen, Whalen. Spotti. • -« , ! ft I-. •- ( 30 5 9 n 28 81 6 21 3 34 Page Sixty-four Football Summary The 1933 football squad deefated Knox College 20 to 6 on Thanksgiving Day at Galesburg to end the season with four victories, and five defeats. The victories were over Burlington Junior College, Iowa Wesleyan, Illinois College, and Knox. The defeats were at the hands of Coe, Cornell, Augustana, Bradley, and Carthage. The Fighting Scots opened the football season on September 27, the game being postponed one day on account of rain. Burlington Junior College was the first opponent as Monmouth walked through for a 26 to 7 win. It was a night game played at Burlington, the only night game of the entire schedule. Touch- downs were scored by Catanzaro, Akers, and two by Buchenau. The two points after tochdown were place-kicked by Catanzaro and Buchenau. On September 30 Monmouth won its first home game from Iowa Wesley- an. Bobby Woll and Marion Harper scored the touchdowns for Monmouth as the Scots won 1 4 to 0. Harper pounced on a blocked punt by MacDonald behind the goal line, and Bobby ran 70 yards for his touchdown after reversing the entire field. Catanzaro place-kicked both extra points with precision. The next Saturday on October 7 Monmouth played a strong Coe team to come out on the low end of a I 3 to score at Monmouth. In this first Midwest encounter of the year, the only threat by Monmouth for a touchdown came in the final quarter when Catanzaro heaved a long pass to McConnell. On four attemps Monmouth could not make the necessary yardage and had to give the ball to Coe on downs. The Scots ' first Little 19 encounter was with Illinois College the following Saturday, October 14, and the Scots won 1 3 to 2. Touchdowns were scored by Winbigler and Woll. Winbigler blocked a punt on Illinois ' 30 yard line and then raced to the one yard line where the ball had rolled, picked the ball up and £tepped over for the touchdown. Catanzaro kicked the placement after the first touchdown. Buchenau punted on one occasion 70 yards to relieve Monmouth. Breaks helped Cornell defeat Monmouth in a Midwest Conference game at Mt. Vernon on the following Friday, October 20. Monmouth ' s touchdowns were scored by " Cactus " McConnell and little Bobby Woll. Winbigler heaved a long pass to McConnell for the first touchdown, while Bobby Woll carried the ball over from the one-foot line. Catanzaro kicked the extra point following the first touchdown. The final score was 14 to 1 3 in favor of Cornell. Page Sixty-five The following week on Saturday, October 28, the Scots battled Augustana, Augie winning 14 to 13 before a large crowd of Monmouth Homecomers. It was the first time since 1928 that Augustana has beaten Monmouth in football. Touchdowns were scored by Bobby Woll who ran 65 yards down the field to score, and a pass from Woll to Frantzen netted the other counter. Catanzaro made the first try from placement but missed the last in the final minutes of play. Monmouth lost to Bradley at Monmouth as a result of a bad pass defense on Armistice Day, Saturday, November 1 1 . Bobby Woll proved to be the only Monmouth hope as he raced 65 yards for Monmouth ' s only touchdown as Brad- ley won 1 3 to 6. Lee Handley proved to be just too much for Monmouth as he punted, passed, and ran through the Monmouth defense during the entire after- noon. McConnell snagged a Bradley pass and raced down the field for a Bradley scare. In the Carthage game Monmouth showed great offensive strength as they made 13 first downs to Cathage ' s 10. The game was played at Carthage on Saturday, November 18. Touchdowns were scored by Woll and McConnell. Bobby took the ball over from the one foot line, while Catanzaro passed to McConnell for the second touchdown. The score ended in favor of Carthage, 1 4 to 12, as they took advantage of the extra points while Monmouth could not convert. Thanksgiving Day furnished perfect weather for the 49th football game between Monmouth and Knox and one of the most enthusiastic football crowds ever to watch Monmouth play, was on hand to see the battle, which Monmouth won 20 to 6. Knox scored their only touchdown in the first quarter, but could not convert the extra point. From then on Monmouth held the upper hand with- out question. In the second and third quarters Monmouth scored three touch- downs and kicked goal twice. Fans who saw the game probably got their big- gest thrill when 129 pound Bobby Woll closed his intercollegiate football career, scoring two touchdowns. After scoring the first touchdown following a lateral from Don Irwin, Woll scored the second touchdown after an 88 yard jaunt down the field. MacDonald scored the third touchdown when he dropped on a blocked punt behind the goal line. Catanzaro kicked the two extra points from placement. Monmouth men who played their final college football game were: Woll, Tinker, Hamilton, Brown, Pressley, Harper, McConnell, H. Akers, Winbig- ler, and Frantzen. The following men received awards: Robert Woll, Eugene Tinker, Orland Hamilton, Edwin Brown, Roscoe Pressley, Marion Harper, Robert McConnell, Harold Akers, Gordon Winbigler, Peter Frantzen, Jack Nuding, Stanley Mac Donald, Donald Irwin, Bert Minton, Elbert Catanzaro, Sam Akers, Paul Barnes, George Lucas, Thomas Whelan, Marshall Grier Freshmen Football The Freshmen again did their part this year as they stayed out all fall to give the Varsity some competition in scrimmage. Most of the season was spent in scrimmage against the Varsity but under the Conference rules, they played two games The first game was against Bradley, of Peoria when the Frosh went to de- feat 20 to 14 with Malcolm Laing making two touchdowns, and " Sage " McCon- nell kicking the extra points. The second game was against Knox, which ended in a 6 to 6 tie, with McMillan scoring the only touchdown. Numerals were awarded to the following men: K. Baird, R. Brimmer, R. Burkhart, W. Dodds, W. Simcnds, H. Taylor, R. Gowdy, H. Jahn, R. Johnson, M. Laing, G. McConnell, G. McMillan, O. Messenger, R. Olenick, R. Downing, H. Shaul, R. Paulson, R. Reid. Basketball Season ' s Record Monmouth 34 Monmouth 33 Monmouth 38 Monmouth 16 Monmouth 41 Monmouth 27 Monmouth 20 Monmouth 24 Monmouth 36 Monmouth 32 Monmouth 36 Monmouth 32 Monmouth 30 Monmouth 27 Monmouth 29 Monmouth 30 Monmouth 32 Mcnmouth 25 Burlington Y. M. C. A 30 Burlington Junior College 19 Parsons 23 Beloit 18 Iowa Wesleyan 29 Carroll 22 Knox 22 Bradley 35 Coe 27 Augustana 15 Carthage 34 Knox 30 Augustana 34 Carthage 33 Cornell 30 Bradley 36 Coe 50 Cornell 43 Patre Sixty-eitrht Basketball The 1 933-34 Monmouth Quintet experienced its poorest season since Coach Smiley took charge of Scot cage activities, losing the last six games on the sched- ule to finish with a record of nine victories and an equal number of defeats. Two Burlington teams provided the season ' s first opposition, the Burling- ton Y. M. C. A. quintet bowing after a stiff battle on the Monmouth floor and Burlington Junior College having little better luck the following week when the squad invaded Iowa soil. Ozburn led the Scot attack in both games, getting 18 points in the first and 20 in the second. Jack Nuding collected 1 3 points to lead the Red and White to victory in the third game, against Parsons, but the following week Beloit scored a Midwest Conference victory over Smiley ' s crew by finishing on the long end of an 18-16 score. Iowa Wesleyan then fell before the Scot attack, 41 to 29, as Ozburn col- lected 16 points. The next week Carroll College of Waukesha, Wis., invaded Monmouth gym, but was turned back by a 27 to 22 score in one of the year ' s most exciting games. Knox took advantage of its chances frcm the free throw line to eke out vic- tory in the next game. An invasion of Bradley on the following week proved disastrous, the Tech quintet running up a 35 to 24 triumph. Coe fell short in a last-half rally and went down to defeat in another Mid- west game, 36 to 27, on the Monmouth floor. The Scots kept up the good work in their next game and handed Augustana a 32 to 15 drubbing, representing the peak of the season so far as smooth, effective play was concerned. Page Sixty-nii The Red and White was forced into an overtime period before coming out victorious in the next game, against Carthage at Monmouth. The situation was repeated again a few nights later in the Galesburg Armory when the Scots gained sweet revenge over Knox by handing the Siwash a 32-30 trimming. Donaldson of Knox had a chance to win the game for his team in the closing seconds, but missed a free throw. Harry Mead, sixfoot, 1 0 ' 2 inch center, helped Augustana even matters with Smiley ' s team on the local floor, controlling the ball to a good extent as the Vikings won, 34 to 30. Carthage also avenged a previous defeat, winning by a 33 to 27 margin when the Scots journeyed to the southern Illinois town. Cornell eked out a thrilling 30 to 29 victory as Stiii, substitute center, dropped in a free throw in the last 1 seconds of play. A reorganized team gave Bradley- Tech a courageous battle the next week, but the Indians worked a little too smoothly and took home a 36 to 30 triumph. An unsuccessful road trip into Iowa wound up the season. In the first game Bobby Woll scored 1 7 points, but Chet Good of Coe did better than that by accumulating 24, and the Cedar Rapids five won by a score of 50 to 32. The following night Cornell took a 43 to 25 verdict, as Woll and Joe Meyer tied for high point honors with seven apiece to close their collegiate careers. Letters were awarded to Bobby Woll, Joe Meyer, Jack Nuding, Don Ir- win, Clarence Patterson and Bob McConnell. Jack Ozburn, who with Bert Minton was dismissed from the squad in the second semester for infraction of training rules, was given the center position en the all-state team. I ' uiic S. ' vt-ntN Freshmen Basketball Freshman basketball players served the same purpose as the football men that is to provide some scrimmage for the Varsity. The Freshmen this year suc- ceeded in giving the Varsity some good competition which enabled the upper classmen to get in shape. The Freshmen played four games this year, which is permitted under con- ference rules, Two games were played with Knox, and two with the Roosevelt Military Academy of Aledo. The Frosh lost both games with Knox, and won both games from Roosevelt. The following freshmen received numerals: H. Taylor, V. Van Dewoestine, G. McConnell, R. Reid, R. Paulson, E. Fairman, R. Murray, R. Brimmer, G. Elliott, C. Gardner. Page Seventy- The Athletic Board of Control The Athletic Board of Control directs the general policies of the Monmouth College Athletic Association. It approves the intercollegiate schedules, makes the awards for varsity and freshman competition, and oversees the financial transac- tions of the athletic department. The board is composed of Coach Hart, S. R. Toussaint, Dr. Graham, Dr. Sherrick, Max Turnbull, Dr. McMichael, Don Irwin, Orland Hamilton, and E. A. McMillan. The " M " Club The " M " Club embodies in itself the spirit of those principles which are highest in the promotion of general well being on Monmouth ' s campus. In order to achieve membership in this organization, one must earn the award of an " M " in any major sport and also live up to the ideals of the club. The ideals are, good sportsmanship, ideal living, clean speech, high scholarship, and fidelity to the traditions of Old M. C. Pape Seventy-two Baseball Monmouth College has a good record in baseball the past few years and the 1934 team has hopes of repeating. The line-up that Coach Smiley used in the first two games appears to be Tinker pitching, Reid catching, Meyer on first, Akers at second, Pogue at third, Woll at short, Robb in left, Heil in center, and Lucas in right. Substitutes that have been out all year to give some practice for the varsity are, Hutchison, Nuding, and Herriot. Other men out, but are not being used on the trips are Acheson, Patterson, Sam Akers, McMaster, Fromm, Speer, an .1 Clarke. The first game of the season was with Missouri University and was won by Monmouth, fcore 8 to 1 . The second game was against Illinois College at Jacksonville and ended in a 10 to 5 defeat in a slugfest. Monmouth has nine more games to be played. iki id Page Seventy-three Track Monmouth College opened her track activities with the Armour Tech. In- door meet at Chicago. Coach Hart took six men to the meet, while one man placed. Don Irwin received a second in the 440. Hugh Matchett ran in the Central A. A. U. the night before and placed fifth in the 1 ,000 meter run. The second meet was the Little Nineteen Track and Field Meet at North Central (Indoors). Monmouth placed in four events. Dick Grills placed fourth in the mile, Don Irwin got fifth in the 440, Olenick took fifth in the shot-put, while the 8-1 1 mile relay team placed fifth. The third meet for the locals was the Quadrangular between the Univer- sity of Chicago, Knox, Bradley, and Monmouth at Monmouth. The meet was won overwhelmingly by Chicago, but Monmouth came through in the relay to beat Bradley out for third place. Top Row — Winthrop, Mcr., Smith, Hart. Ccach. Bottom Row— La Marshall, Bostwtck. Kennedy, Templeton, Meyers, Olenick, Winbigler. :aon, Irwin, Barnes. McKinley, Grills, Matchett, McConnell. Page Seventy-four owimmmg Swimming is fast becoming a popular sport at Monmouth as the locals par- ticipated in four meets this year. The first meet was an invitational at the Ke- wanee Y. M. C. A. in which several of the local tank stars competed. The second meet was a dual meet between Knox and Monmouth. Knox wen by winning the final medley relay, making the final score 36 to 33. Myers and Marshall of Monmouth had placed one-two in the diving to tie up but the relay team lost. The third meet was a triangular affair since Augustana did not show up, with Bradley, Monmouth, and Macomb competing. It was another case of losing a meet by losing the relay as Bradley won the meet with 46 points, Mon- mouth was second with 43, and Macomb third with 12. The climax of the season was the Little 1 9 Swimming meet which was held at North Central on the same week end as the Track meet. Monmouth suc- ceeded in placing fourth as Myers won thirds in the backstroke and diving, Pat- ton winning a fourth in the free style, and the free style relay team placing fourth, and the medley relay team taking third. Pa e Seventy-fi ' Intramural Coach Hart is responsible for building up Monmouth ' s intramural program. Hart has worked incessantly each year since he came to Monmouth so that it is possible for every man to compete in some sport or another. A trophy is presented to the organization that wins each sport. At the end of the year, an intramural trophy is given to the team that has made the most points during the year according to the intramural plan. The sports that are played in intramural are: touch football, volleyball, basketball, indoor and out- door track, swimming, baseball, and tennis. The function of the intramural department has been to encourage the entire male student body to compete in some organized sport, and to instill into every student that does compete the qualities of fair play and good sportsmanship. The first intramural competition was the touch football. The third year of the touch football found the race between three organizations. The Tekes finally won out, with the Beta Kappas second, and the Bears not far behind for third place. The Tekes followed their win in football with a win in volleyball as they scored 106! 2 points from their victories and points obtained from the men com- peting. The Beta Kappas were second again, while the Phi Kaps beat the Bears out for third. The next branch of the intramural program was basketball. The Bears won this part of the intramural program for the second straight year as they had all the ineligibles playing with them and ran through the schedule with little com- petition. Pay:e Seventy-: The Tekes placed second in the basketball with the Beta Kappas third, but the Tekes came back to form in the next division which was swimming. The Beta Kappas were second, while the Bears and the Phi Kaps tied for third po- sition. The Tekes had twice as many points as second place winners. The Beta Kappas led by one point after the indoor track had been run off with the Bears their closest competitor with the Tekes and T. U. O. tied for third. The B. K. squad had 61% while the Bears had 60%. The outdoor track totals will be added to these later in this month as soon as it is held. As the " Ravelings " goes to press just three intramural baseball games have been played. The Phi Kaps, Tekes, and Bears have won over the Commons Club, Tiny Tots, and Beta Kappas respectively. Gardner and " Cactus " Mc- Connell resorted to a pitching duel in the Bears victory over the B. K. Below is the chart showing the intramural standing to date: B. K. T K. E. T. U. O. Phi Kap. Tots Bears Touch Football .. 1 08% 117i 2 73!4 24!4 10454 Volley Ball 71% 106 ' 2 59 ' 31 7V 2 Basketball 92 94 34 49 24 ' 2 121% Swimming 46 97% 21 8 ' 2 21 Track (indoor) ..61% 50% 50 ' , 10% 7% 60% 380 465% 84| 2 2 4y 4 95% 379 The points for outdoor track and baseball will be added to these totals and the organization with the most points will be awarded he inramural trophy for 1 933-34. Page Seventy-s. Women ' s Athletic Association The W. A. A. provides opportunity for girls of every class to compete against each other in sports, and sponsors association meetings, picnics and social hours as features of the year ' s work. Girls are eligible for membership when they have acquired 125 points in sports, or 25 hours, and when they have earned 1,200 and 1 ,500 points are awarded letters and sweaters, respectively. OFFICERS Women ' s Athletic Director Laura Hays President Earla Hoyman Vice President Ruth Chaffee Secretary Josephine Smith Treasurer Frances Enston Top Row— Surratt, Gibson. J. Randies. Fleming:, R. McBride. Smith. Enston Second Row— Work, Brown. Gehr. Killey, Wallace, J. Beverids:e. J. Hoyman, Chaffee. Kilpatrick, Has Third Row— I. Brown. , .lackscn. Baird. Goodwin. Krasity. Bottom Row Ryan. Fidler, Grigsby, Dr. ste, Dischoff. E. Hovman. Rcb3itson. Patfe Seventy-eiiiht General Athletic Survey A year-round program of organized sports is offered to girls of the campus. A busy schedule is planned through fall, winter and spring to provide opportunities for recreation and friendly rivalry. Hockey holds the center of attention in the fall. Although usually a new game to many girls, it is highly popular after a few games are played. Volleyball is played for a short time before basketball, which is probably the most popular sport on the program, begins. Practices are held in the little gym at regular periods, and once a week the " big gym " is pressed into service. With the coming of spring, hiking, roller skating, soccer and baseball become prominent. Archery also comes in for its share of attention, and a section of the athletic field is turned into a range for devotees of the sport to sharpen heir skill with the bow. Tennis has long been a favorite sport with women of the college and the tournament held every year arouse considerable interest. The four courts are kept in tip-top shape for those who prefer this form of activity in sports. Horse-back riding, too, has its adherents, many of whom take regular jaunts in and around the campus. Page Seventy- HOCKEY SWIMMING RECUPERATION Pase Eighty ACTIVITIES Shadowy noo s — quiet walls — a burst of melodious harmony — the pipes — the console — and the murmur of voices — chapel will hold fond future memories. May Fete The 1933 May Fete served as a climax to most of the college activities of the Spring. The exception occurred and a balmy spring evening helped to en- hance the atmosphere of the occasion. The customary winding of the May Pole and the much awaited Processional were immensely enjoyed by the huge crowd attending. The Queen, Minna Fricke, and the Chancellor, Brownlowe Speer, chosen by the male and female students of the College respectively, were a charming and extremely popular couple. National Collegiate Players Founded: University of Wisconsin, 1919 Established : Monmouth College, 1929 26 Active Chapters OFFICERS President David Murray Secretary-Treasurer Lillian Gibson Monmouth College is very fortunate in having such an organization as this on her campus. It is one of three in the State of Illinois. Membership in National Collegiate Players is based upon a certain number of points earned in Crimson Masque and upon fitness to uphold the ideals of the organization. National Col- legiate Players successfully staged Moliere ' s classic, Tariuffe, during the past year. l ' a.w Kiu-hly-tw Cri mson M asque Founded : Monmouth College, 1925 OFFICERS President Gordon Winbigler Secretary Jane Hoyman Treasurer Harold Irwin Chairman Program Committee Helen Christy Publicity Manager Lillian Gibson Electrician Charles Fraser Faculty Advisor Miss Ruth Williams Front Row— Robertson. Reeve, Daniels. Baud, Grier, Eavey, Swanson. Second Row— Gehr, Griffith, Reid, Fetherston, Chaffee, Treptow, McBride. Third Row— Speer, McClenahan. Toussaint, Shank, Hickman. Gibson, Randie Fourth Row— Jackson, Myers, Kyle, Christy, Hoyman, Steffan, Fulton. Top Row Graf ft, Loehr, Owen, Lester, Lance, Frazer, Winbi K ler, McCrory. Page Eighty-thr Dulcy A Comedy of Three Acts by Kaufman and Connelly, Presnted by the Junior Class, October 28, 1933. CAST OF CHARACTERS Dulcinea Ruth Swanson Gordon Smith Kenneth Huffaker William Parker David Acheson C. Roger Forbes Harlan Lance Mrs. Forbes Ruth McBride Angela Forbes Jane Hoyman Schuyler Van Dyck Robert Laxson Tom Sterrett Harold Irwin Vincent Leach Lester Fulton Blair Patterson Morton Hickman Henry Clarence Johnson PRODUCTION STAFF Director Ruth M. Williams Assistant Gertrude Reeve Business Manager Donald Irwin Publicity Ruth Chaffee, Pete Frantzen Stage Manager Edwin McCrory Assistants — Paul Norris, Walter Blackstone. James Olsen, Russell Eyler, John Kitchen. Property Manager Earla Hoyman Assistants — Marian Sheumaker, Dorothy Murphy, Janet Randies. Electrician Charles Fraser Page Eighty-four Tartuffe r A National Collegiate Players Production. On March 1 6th, the Little Theatre was the scene of the gay, colorful French court of the seventeenth century when the National Collegiate Players interpreted Moliere ' s famous classic, Tartuffe. To better carry out the atmosphere in which the play was written and first presented, special costumes were secured and the characters appeared in dress corresponding minutely to the attire worn during Moliere ' s time. CAST OF CHARACTERS Madame Pernelle Lillian Gibson Flipote Harold Irwin Elmire Helen Christy Mariane Gertrude White Dorine Ruth Swanson Cleante Gordon Winbigler Damis Wallace Speer Orgon Harlan Lance Valere Raymond Steffan Tartuffe Raymond Murray M. Loyal Charles Grafft A Police Officer William Baird PRODUCTION STAFF Director Miss Ruth Williams Production Manager Betty McClenahan Property Managers Lois Fetherston, Margaret Laxson, Evelyn Ruskin Stage Managers . .John Henderson, Marvin Jackson, Philip Harriss, Edwin Fairman, Allan Stewart. Costume Manager Marian Sheumaker Head Usher George Myers Page Eighty-five Crimson Masque One Act Plays " THE OPERA MATINEE " By Gerstenberg This play, a comedy with an all female cast, portrays excellently various de- grees of sophistication and unsophistication. The story relates how the Countess Jorbek finds her sister, Mrs. Vail, at an opera matinee after years of separation. The drama was cleverly directed and presented by Morton Hickman. " JUDGE LYNCH " By Rogers " Judge Lynch, " a play with its scene located in the mountains of West Vir- ginia, was dramatically presented. The story centers around the lynching of a " nigger " , who is later discovered to be innocent of the crime for which he was killed. Miss Shank, as the director, deserves much praise for the skillful pro- duction. " A WEDDING " By Kirkpatrick Hilarious comedy, good characterization, and surprising situations made the production of " A Wedding " a most entertaining play. A stubborn bridegroom refuses to get married until he finds his collar button. When it can ' t be found a lover ' s quarrel ensues. Finally events bring about a surprising proposal and the wedding ceremony is about to be started when the play comes to an end. David Murray directed this production. Page Eighty-six " PORTRAIT OF A GENTLEMAN IN SLIPPERS " By A. A. Milne The action of this short drama centered around a magic mirror presented to King Hilary which enabled him to see himself as he really was. Repelling as the face seemed to the king, it had its attractions for his bride-to-be. Morton Hick- man played the part of King Hilary, with Margaret Grier as Princess Amaril. David Murray carried the comedy role, that of the king ' s body servant, while Marvin Jackson portrayed the stranger who brought the mirror to the king. Les- ter Fulton was the director. " HIGHNESS " By Ruth Giorloff The emotional twists and the darker side of the Russian revolution were ably brought out in this production. Raymond Steffan and Betty McClenahan played the two parts of the long-separated lovers who were united by a queer coinci- dence, and who were aided in escaping from Russia by Anna Borodin, a scrub woman, portrayed by Margaret Jean Loehr. Charles Grafft was a Red soldier, bold in appearance, but whose true character and cowardice were revealed in the crisis at the end of the play. Ruth Swanson directed the enterprise. Page Eii! ' hty-s. " ROMANCE IS A RACKET " By Kirkpatrick With Harold Irwin and Gordon Winbigler carrying the principal comic roles, " Romance is a Racket " kept the audience in constant laughter. Irwin was the so-called " body-guard " for a party of American tourists in Italy. The part of an Italian innkeeper was played by Winbigler. Complications ensued when George Myers arranged a fake bandit raid to further his romance with Ger- trude Reeve, one of the girls in the party. Other parts were played by Eleanor Gehr, Alleyne Norris, and Virginia Shank. 1 he director was Harlan Lance. Faite Ei.ehty-eisrht Pi Kappa Delta OFFICERS President Cleo Stevens Vice President Clarence Patterson Secretary-Treasurer Nathalie Lytle Faculty Advisor and Second National Vice President Prof. S. R. Toussainl Student Members Graduate Members Clarence Patterson Dr. T. H. McMichael Jane Hoyman Prof. Maynard Cleo Stephens Dean J. S. Cleland Nathalie Lytle Miss Ruth Williams Eva Reid Dr. J. Dales Buchanan Wilbur Lester Pi Kappa Delta is a National Honorary Forensic Fraternity of 148 chapters It is open to men and women debaters, orators and extemporaneous speakers, who attain to standards of excellence and experience set by the national consti- tution. Women ' s Debate The women ' s debate season was the most successful one in several years. In the state league contests, three out of six decision debates were won on the question, ' Resolved: That the Federal Government should make substantial grants to public elementary and secondary education. " Throughout the season, teams were encountered from DeKalb, Wheaton, Rosary. North Central, Augustana, Greenville, MacMurray, Knox, and Cornell. The nine members of the squad were Nathalie Lytle, Jane Hoyman, Earla Hoyman. Eleanor McLaughlin, Sara- belle McCleery, Nancy Gillham, Dorothy Maynard, Eina Ryan, and Eva Reid. State.l E. Ho v_.i » - B H BT . » ' J IB 4| meuJ SLmL ltt " %mW A C -V. Men ' s Debate The men ' s debate squad was quite successful this year in spite of the handi- caps of much inexperienced material. Debating on the question, " Resolved: That the powers of the President of the United States should be substantially in- creased as a settled policy. " they won decisions over Knox, Greenville, Shurtleff, and North Central. Debates were lost to Augustana, Bradley, and Lake For- est. The encounter with Knox was interesting in that it was the first debate that Monmouth has had with that institution in more than twenty years. Non-decision debates were held with Augustana, Macomb, Burlington Jun- ior College, North Central, Illinois Wesleyan, Eureka, and Cornell. Wilbur Lester and John Moffett composed the affirmative team. John Owen Allan Millikan, William Dodds, and David Byler made up the negative team. Page Ninety-on Pi Kappa Delta Convention Monmouth College was well represented in the National Pi Kappa Delta convention held in Lexington, Kentucky, this year from the second to the sixth of April. More than seven hundred delegates were present representing one hun- dred and twenty-one schools from nearly forty states. Gertrude White placed high in the women ' s oratorical contest. After speak- ing four times, Miss White reached the finals, gaining fifth place in a field of ap- proximately fifty entrants. The women ' s debate team, composed of Nathalie Lytle, Eva Reid, and Jane Hoyman, won four victories and suffered one defeat to win the right to com- pete in the quarter-finals as one of the sixteen teams which survived the preliminary rounds out of sixty-seven starting teams. In this round they dropped the decision to the University of Tulsa and were eliminated. The question debated was, " Resolved: That the powers of the President of the United States should be sub- stantially increased as a settled policy. " Miss Lytle debated both sides of the question, aided by Miss Hoyman on the affirmative and by Miss Reid on the negative. Monmouth was represented by Wilbur Lester in the men ' s extemporaneous speaking contest. All of Monmouth ' s honors at the convention did not result from the effort; of her students, however, for Professor S. R. Toussaint was elected first vice presi dent of the national organization. Professor Toussaint is not only capable of turning out able forensic representatives but possesses the ability to rank high among the leaders of Pi Kappa Delta, honorary forensic society. Page Ninety-two rorensics Forensics have meant a great deal to the Monmouth campus this year. It was great fun as well as hard work. The " gang " of ten that went to Kentucky gained, besides their valuable experience, a delightful education in thoroughbred horses, blue grass, and southern dialect. The meeting of people from wide-spread geographical points, but with a common basis of interest, sharpened the competi- tion and lent to the material development of all present. One value highly prized and common to all affiliated with forensic work was the friendship with " Toots " and his family. He offered not only his guidance and experience but a comradeship which was deeply appreciated. Pane Ninety-thr The College Choir The College A Capella Choir has met with much favorable comment since its organization a year ago. The chorus is composed of college and conservatory students and meets two hours each week for rehearsal. Music for the Vesper ser- vices held each month is furnished by the choir, and eight members of the organi- zation sing a " call to worship " at the beginning of each daily chapel service. Under the direction of Mr. Shaver, the choir has sung in several of the Mon- mouth churches, and in May sang at Burlington. A sacred concert will be given in the college auditorium on the Sabbath evening before Commencement. PERSONNEL Sopranos — Mary Louise Barnes, Margaret Grier, Mildred Griffith, Jane Hoy- man, Mary McClanahan, Jean Megchelsen, Jessie Catherine Miller, Gertrude Reeve, Marian Sheumaker, Evelyn Stice, Roberta Torrence, Margaret Wright, Mary Louise Porter, Lucretia Brown. Altos — Merle Fidler, Frances Fleming, Annabeth Foster, Virginia Goodwin, Earla Hoyman, Mildred Lough, Rebecca McPeak, Agnes Oleson, Virginia Shank, Everstine Daniels, Jane Hunt. Tenors — Paul Barnes, Paul Calhoun, James Huff, Paul McClanahan, Max Moore, George Myers, Clarence Patterson, Grant Swank, Gordon Winbigler. Basses — William Baird, Darrell Brown, Harold Calhoun, Harvey Coulter, Lee Forgy, Charles Grafft, Robert Laxson, John Owen, Marvin Shaffer, Wal- lace Speer, Jack Woodward. Toil Row— P. Barnes, P. Calho Speer. Second Row — Grier, J. Hovman, M Third Row Sheumaker. Mecchels Randies. Goodwin. Daniels Front Row— Reeve, Stice, Miller. Oleson. . Swank, Myers, La Baird. Woodward. Griffith. To Pa.ure Ninety-four Girls ' Glee Club The members of the Girls ' Glee Club were again deprived of a trip during spring vacation. They assisted the men ' s club in the minstrel show and added the touch of color so necessary to the success of such a performance. It is hoped that a concert may be given in Burlington in addition to one or two others in nearby towns. The home concert promises to be well-balanced and interesting and will be given in June under the able direction of Mrs. Peterson. PERSONNEL Grace Gawthrop Peterson, Director. Earla Hoyman, President. Mary McClanahan, Secretary. First Sopranos — Gertrude Reeve, Mary Louise Barnes, Jane Hoyman, Ro- berta Tcrrence, Mary McClanahan, Marian Sheumaker, Jessie Catherine Miller. Second Sopranos — Margaret Wright, Frances Mills, Agnes Oleson, Jean Megchelsen, Margaret Grier, Mildred Griffith. First Altos — Isabel Bickett, Lois Fetherston, Martha Randies, Margaret Stew- art, Alice Williams, Janet Randies, Annabeth Foster. Second Altos — Jennet Jones, Earla Hoyman, Merle Fidler, Mildred Lough, Betty McClenahan. Accompanist — Virginia Shank. Top Row— McClanahan, Williams. Barnes, Mepcchelsen, Torrence. Foster, Fidler. Stewart. Griffith. Second Row — Shank. J. Randies. Miller. Wrijrht. Sheumaker, Jones, F- Hovman. Reeve, Loueh. Third Row- McClenahan. Porter. Bottom Row— J. Hoyman, M. Randies, Fetherston. Mrs. Peterson, Mills, Grier, Bickett. Olson. Page Ninety-fi ' Men ' s Glee Club The Men ' s Glee Club, under the direction of Glenn C. Shaver, made its in- itial appearance of the year in the Washington ' s Birthday Minstrel Show. The group was unable to finance the annual spring tour, but appeared in a joint con- cert with the Western State Teachers ' Glee Club at Macomb before closing th e season on April I 3 with an enjoyable home concert. PERSONNEL Glenn C. Shaver — Director. Robert Laxson — Student Conductor. President, Robert Laxson. Secretary — Paul Barnes. Manager, Darrell Brown. First Tenors — James A Huff, Max Moore, Lewis R. McGuire, Clarence Patterson, Willis Ramoley. Second T enors — Paul Barnes, Robert Lashley, Raymond Murray, George Myers, Grant Swank, Gordon Winbigler. Baritones — Roy Brown, Robert Gowdy, John C. Henderson, Samuel W. Millen, John C. Owen, Wallace Speer, Don Von Pein, Jack Woodward. Basses — David Acheson, William Baird, Darrell Brown, Harold Calhoun, Lee R. Forgy, Donald E. Gardiner, Lowell McConnell, Marvin Shaffer, Paul V. Terrey. Accompanist — Robert Laxson. Top Row— Owen, Millen, J. Moore. Wmlmrkr Second Row— McConnell. Barnes. Forgy. Baird. Gc Third Row— Gardiner, D. Brown, M. Moore, Laxsc Bottom Row— James, Hickman, McGuire, Wcodward, Sha Von Pein. Shaffer. Acheson. i-dy, Ramoley, Murray. Henderson. l, Speer, Swank, Patterson. Huff. er. Calhoun. R. Brown, Terrey, Mvc Page Ninety- Artist ' s Course Concerts Although there were but two concerts presented in the Artists ' Course series this year, the unusual quality of both of them compensated for the few programs given. The program presented in October by the famous Kryl Band, with Bo- humir Kryl, noted cornetist, conducting, appealed to townspeople, school children, college students, and musicians alike. The second outstanding concert was that given by Dalies Franz, brilliant young pianist, a pupil of Guy Meier, and a recent graduate of the University of Michigan. He delighted his audience with his artistic interpretation and remark- able technique. After playing in Monmouth, Mr. Franz appeared as soloist with the Chicago, Philadelphia and Boston Symphonies, and at the present time is creating quite a furor in the musical world. Two outstanding recitals during the year were presented by Monmouth ' s duo-pianists, Edna Browning Riggs and Grace Gawthrop Peterson. 1 he first recital presented in November consisted in part of a Bach two-piano number and several delightful Chopin and Brahms waltzes. Their second recital, given in April, was composed entirely of Rachmaninoff compositions. Don McCray and nine members of the Girls ' Glee Club assisted in the presentation of this interest- ing program of Russian music. Capac ty audiences enjoyed both recitals. Choral Society During the Christmas season, the Choral Society, composed of one hundred voices and under the direction of Professor T. H. Hamilton, gave its annual pre- sentation of Handel ' s celebrated oratorio, " The Messiah " . Eight soloists and a sixteen-piece orchestra assisted the chorus in the rendition of this renowned work. The Society ' s second appearance was made in May when they gave the famous Gilbert and Sullivan comic opera, " The Gondoliers. " Sponsored by the American Association of University Women, this was presented twice for the pub- lic and once with nearly a thousand high school students from surrounding ter- ritory as guests of the College. Conservatory Recital James Huff, Voice Sen Mary Louise Barnes, Voice Sen Jessie Catherine Miller, Piano Sen Harvey Coulter, Voice Jun Gertrude Reeve, Voice Jun Gertrude Reeve, Piano Jun Mary Louise Barnes, Piano Spec Mildred Griffith, Voice Spec Annabeth Foster, Piano Spec Recitals for the B. M. Degree Virginia Shank, Piano Robert Laxson, Piano Page Ninety-eight The College Band The College Band is deserving of more recognition and commendation than it receives. Its members appear en masse at the football and basketball games each season and aid remarkably in instilling true school spirit into the teams and the student body. The annual band concert was given May 19, as part of the traditional May Day festivities. PERSONNEL Director — W. B. McMillan. Student Conductor — Jack Sanders. Clarinets — Clarence Patterson, Ralph Downing, Lewis McGuire, Howard Perrin, Charles Owen, Maurice See. Trumpets and Cornets — David Byler, Edwin Fairman, John Montgomery, John Owen, Elroy See, Richard Hill, William Fink. Trombones — Frank McMillan, Marvin Shaffer, Jack Sanders. Baritone — Joseph Creighton. Horns — Charles Grafft, Samuel Millen, Joe Sanders. Basses — Kenneth Flake, LaVern Meyers, Creighton Arendt. Drums — John Henderson, Harold Irwin, Elmer Pedigo. Front Row— McMillan. Byler, J. Owen. Irwin, Patterson. Henderson. Fain Second Row— McGuire. Downine, Perrin. Millen. McMillan, Sanders. Third Row— C. Owen. Grafft, Sanders. Back Row-Flake. Arendt. Mevers. » ii The Messiah Handel ' s well-known oratorio, " The Messiah, " was presented again this year during the Christmas season by the Monmouth Music Club. Professor Ham- ilton directed the production, which featured a large chorus and an orchestra in addition to the solo parts. College students took several solo parts and largely comprised the chorus. c¥ r J$r ifM Page One Hundred FEATURES Pungent odors — flashing glass — shining bottles — puzzling labels — strange devices- the workshop of future scientists. Homecoming The 1 934 Homecoming festivities opened with the special Homecoming Chapel Friday, October 27, and were brought to a successful close with the Homecoming Vesper Service Sunday afternoon, October 29. During the three day reunion of old grads, the campus was bristling with activity. The parade on Saturday morning was en joyed by many hundreds of spectators. The town was graced with beautifully decorated houses in keeping with the theme of the occasion. Immediately after the parade Monmouth ' s guests were entertained by an intramural touch football game and a girls ' interclass hockey game. In the afternoon one of the headline features, the football game between Monmouth and their old traditional rivals Augie, took place. The day ' s festivities were brought to a close with a delightful presentation of " Dulcy " by the Junior Class. The Alumni and friends of the college were treated to a royal reception by the different fraternities and sororities and organizations on the campus and many endearing memories were recalled of days when they were students in our Alma Mater. Page One Hundred On OUCH!!! BEAT KNOX! MONMOUTH— 20 KNOX— 6 HOMECOMING TOUCH FOOTBALL Page One Hundred Two CEHR, MYERS, McCONNELL CHRISTY, HAMILTON, McCULLOCH, OZBURN SMITH, WOLL, TINKER Page One Hundred Thr WORK, MILLER, FETHERSTON HUTCHISON, IRWIN, LANCE, ACHESON LESTER, ROBB, YORK Page One Hundred Foui- ALLERLEl Page One Hundred Fi. Society THE WALK-OUT: The annual walk-out, first of all-college gatherings of the year, was held on Wednesday, September 1 3. The precession started at Wallace Hall and wend- ing its way through the business district and fraternity houses ended on the Col- lege Athletic Field where songs and yells were enjoyed around the great bonfire FRATERNITY RUSH PARTIES: T. K. E. PlG ROAST, September 28, 1933. The annual affair was held this year at Hawcock ' s Cafe with nearly thirty-five guests of the fraternity in attendance. Grand Prytanis Eugene C. Beach was the principal speaker of the affair. Beta KAPPA: Beta Kappa commencement its social season on Saturday night, September 23, with a rush party. The rushees were invited to bring guests to the chapter house where they were entertained at bridge and with music by Mrs. Grace Peterson. BETA KAPPA : On Monday night, September 25, the regular party that closed the rushing season was held. The guests assembled at the chapter house where they enjoyed dinner in the chapter room. After speeches by officers, alumni, and Professors Haldeman and Chaffee, the group adjourned to the lounges where the remainder of the evening was spent informally. PAN-HELLENIC TEA: Thursday, October 5, the Pan Hellenic Council entertained the Freshman girls with a tea given at Hawcocks. Music was furnished by Robert Laxson, at the piano. HOMECOMING PARTIES: Five fraternities and four sororities held their annual homecoming parties this year. Some were given at Hawcock ' s and some at the chapter houses; all were attended by many alumni and alumnae of the groups. OPEN HOUSES: Open House at Wallace Hall, a weekly occurrence, has become quite pop- ular with students during the past year. Sponsored by various organizations, these parties have succeeded in supplying entertainment for students on week-end nights. Hundred Si: Y. W. STYLE SHOW: Saturday evening, November 25, the social committee of Y. W. C. A. pre- sented a style show at the Little Theatre. Costumes for the modern co-ed were very cleverly presented in a fashion pageant. KAPPA RUSH PARTIES: The Kappa Alpha Sigma formal rush party was held on the evening of November 24, at the home of Mrs. Myra T. Ricketts in Kirkwood. The formal dinner was followed by dancing to the music of Homer Hazen ' s orchestra. Kappa Alpha Sigma closed the rushing period on Wednesday, December 6, with a lovely alumnae tea at the home of Dr. Charles P. Blair, followed by a Dutch buffet supper at the home of Miss Emma Work. Dancing was enjoyed to the music of Mrs. Helen Gelbach. PI BETA PHI RUSH PARTIES: Illinois Alpha of Pi Beta Phi entertained twenty-one rushees on Saturday, November 25, at a luncheon dance in the gold room of the Hotel Custer in Gales- burg. The gold and black motif was carried out in golden chrysanthemums, place cards and dance programmes. Music for dancing was furnished by the Variety Aces. On December 8, Pi Beta Phi closed the rushing season with a formal dinner dance at the home of Mrs. E. B. Colwell, fraternity patroness. The rooms were beautifully decorated with a profusion of flowers and the tables were appointed in green and rose. ALPHA XI DELTA RUSH PARTIES: Alpha Xi Delta entertained twenty-five rushees on Friday, December 1 , with a Pirate Party in Hawcock ' s upstairs dining room. Dinner was served at six- thirty o ' clock and dancing was enjoyed throughout the evening. Music was fur- nished by Mrs. Grace Peterson. The room was decorated to represent the deck of a pirate ship and a short program of sea chants was given by a quartet of sailors. Alpha Xi Delta gave a second rush party on Thursday evening, December 2, at Hawcock ' s. Twenty rushees were guests at the formal Rose Dance of the chapter. A four course dinner was served at six o ' clock, followed by a program of dances. Music was furnished by Helen Gelbach and Martha Wennerberg. THETA CHI MU RUSH PARTIES: December 2 ; Theta Chi Mu Powder Puff formal rush party at Hawcock ' s. December 5; Theta Chi Mu rush party at Mrs. W. H. Woods. Pago One Hundred Seven PI PHI FALL PARTY: The formal fall party of Pi Beta Phi was held en December 1 at the Elks Club. The rooms were brightly decorated in Xmas style. Dinner was served at quartet tables attractive with gold and black. Music was furnished by Joe Chromis and his orchestra. ALPHA XI DELTA FALL PARTY: Alpha Xi Delta entertained forty couples at the Winter Formal on Satur- day, December 2, at Hawcock ' s. A delicious dinner was served at six o ' clock. The guests were seated at quartet tables with centerpieces of pink roses in black vases. A program of dances was enjoyed with music by Jack Austin and his orchestra. T. K. E. FALL PARTY: T. K. E. held its fall party on December 1 1, 1933. Dancing was enjoyed throughout the evening to Chapin ' s music. The Elks Club rooms were decorated with the fraternity colors and punch and wafers were served late in the evening Prof, and Mrs. S. M. Thompson were the chaperones. THETA CHI MU MID-WINTER FORMAL: Theta Chi Mu Mid-Winter Formal was held January 1 3, at Hawcock ' s. PHI KAPPA PI CHRISTMAS TEA: On Wednesday afternoon, December 1 3, thirty-five couples enjoyed a Christ- mas Tea at the fraternity house. After an inspection of the house which was decorated in keeping with the Christmas season, Santa Claus distributed presents to all. Mrs. Glenn Shaver entertained the guests with selections on the harp. Mrs. Lashley and Mrs. Sherrick presided at the tea table. Chaperones for the occasion were Professor and Mrs. Beveridge and Professor and Mrs. Finley. T K. E. INITIATION BANQUET: The formal initiation banquet was held at the chapter house Sunday noon, April 22, 1934, with twelve new initiates as guests of the old active members The fraternity Board of Control were also guests of the chapter. THETA CHI MU FOUNDERS DAY BANQUET: Theta Chi Mu Founders ' Day was celebrated on March 4, with a banquet at Hawcock ' s. ALPHA XI DELTA LUNCHEON: Alpha Xi Delta entertained the four patronesses of the sorority and the alumnae advisory comimttee on Saturday, October 7, with a luncheon in Hawcock ' s up- stairs dining room. The honored guests were: Mrs. C. C. Woodward, Mrs. S. M. Thompson, Mrs. H. R. Beveridge. Mrs. R. M. Work, Mrs H. H. Jebens. Mrs. Murray T. Bruner and Miss Betty McConnell. Music during the luncheon was played by Virginia Shank. Page One Hundred Ei.cht KAPPA ALPHA SIGMA: The Kappa Alpha Sigma Alumnae entertained the active chapter at the home of Mrs. H. W. Stewart with a Christmas dinner party, on Tuesday, Dee cmber 12, BETA KAPPA: On Friday, February 9, Beta Kappa was host to guests of the alumni and active chapter. The feature of the informal evening at the chapter house was a mock trial directed by the pledges of the chapter. Dancing was enjoyed during the rest of the evening. Mr. and Mrs. C. C. Woodward, Mr. and Mrs. H. L. Hart and Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Shaver chaperoned the affair. PI BETA PHI: On Thursday afternoon, April 26, the active chapter of Pi Bea Phi enter- tained the members of Kappa Alpha Sigma, Alpha Xi Delta and Theta Chi Mu sororities with a tea in honor of Mrs. S, C. Stebbins, Assistant Grand Presi- dent of Pi Beta Phi. The rooms and tea table were beautiful with spring flowers. T. K. E. SPRING PARTY: The final major party of T. K. E. was held at the Monmouth Country Club with dancing to Jack Strauss and his orchestra. The club house was decorated with spring flowers and fraternity colors. May 5, 1934, was the date of the affair, with Prof, and Mrs. Tcussaint acting as chaperones. PI BETA PHI SPRING PARTY: The Pi Beta Phi Spring Party was held on April 20 at the Monmcuth Country Club. The spring motif was carried out in the decorations. Light refreshments were served and music for dancing was furnished by Percy Carson and his orchestra. KAPPA ALPHA SIGMA SPRING PARTY: Kappa Alpha Sigma entertained with the annual cpring informal at the Mon- mouth Country Club on Saturday, May 1 2. Dinner was served at quartet tables attractively decorated with spring flowers. Dancing was enjoyed to the music cf Dee Palmer and his orchestra. THETA CHI MU SPRING INFORMAL: Theta Chi Mu Spring Party was held at the Monmouth Country Club on the evening of May 19. PHI KAPPA PI SPRING PARTY: At the fratern:ty house, Phi Kappa Pi held its forty-eighth annual spring party, May 29. Modernistic designing enhanced by soft blue indirect lighting created a delightful atmosphere. Music for enjoyable dancing was furnished by Homer Hazen and his orchectra. A buffet luncheon was served to the forty couples. Professor and Mrs. D. B. McMullen were chaperones for the party. BETA KAPPA OPEN HOUSE: On Saturday, April 14, Beta Kappa entertained guests of the chapter at an informal open house. Mrs. Grace Petersen played for the dancing while bridge tables were arranged in the chapter room. Chaperones were Mrs. Iva Ranney, house mother, Mr. and Mrs. C. C. Woodward, Mr. and Mrs. Ed Munson, Miss Laura Hays and Professor Brown. T. K. E. OPEN HOUSE: March 2, 1934, an informal evening of dancing was held at the chapter house to radio music. Prof, and Mrs. Thomas Hamilton were chaperones. PHI KAPPA PI ANNUAL DUCK DINNER: The active and alumni members and guests were entertained at a Duck Dinner given by Art Sawyer on December 12. The evening repast started off with appe- tizers which had been placed on a large cake. Colored lights shown up through the cake and fancy decorations adorned its exterior. A four-course dinner was then served. The menu included everything from soup to nuts. FACULTY RECEPTION: On Friday, February 23, the members of our faculty entertained the stu- dents with a formal reception on the third floor of Wallace Hall. After guests had passed down the receiving line of representative student and faculty members, an entertainment was presented in Philo Hall followed by light refreshments. KAPPA ALPHA SIGMA FALL PARTY: Kappa Alpha Sigma Fall Party was held on the evening of November 4. Dinner was served in progressive style followed by dancing at the Work residence PHI KAPPA PI THANKSGIVING PARTY: On Thursday, November 30, Phi Kappa Pi Fraternity held its annual Thanks- giving Party at Hawcock ' s Cafe. Forty couples including active and alumni members enjoyed a four course turkey dinner, at six-thirty o ' clock. The decora- tions were in keeping with the season, consisting of miniature turkeys, corn stalks, and a false ceiling of brown and orange. Chapin ' s orchestra furnished the music for dancing. Professor and Mrs. D. B. McMullen chaperoned the party. BETA KAPPA FALL PARTY: The Beta Kappa Fall Party was held at the Colonial Hotel on Thanks- giving evening, Thursday, November 30. Dancing was enjoyed in the ball room decorated with the B. K. purple and gold. Music for the occasion was provided by Don Ross and his orchestra. Mrs. Iva Ranney, house mother, Prof, and Mrs. L. E. Robinson and Mr. and Mrs. C. C. Woodward were the chaperones. Page One Hundred Te FUN ' S FUN! The Campus Snooze THIS IS THK PAYOFF! VOL. I— No. 1 JUNE 1934 Price; Priceless SENATE SCORES SENSATIONALISM ! ! ! COED GRIDDERS WILL PLAY KNOX Coeds of the institution have pone into strict training in prep- aration for their football game with the Siwash next fall. So much promising material was found among the fairer members of the student body, that the Dianas will league together next fall into an eleven which will meet a similar team of Siwash damsels in the tra- ditional struggle for the Bronze Fraternity pin. Coach Hays has not picked her lineup as yet, but the campus coaches are unanimous in picking Lil Gibson for the quarterback post. She has the number of everyone on the campus, and it shouldn ' t take her long to figure out the Siwash signals — and with her throwing ability, she will be a valuable as- set. The fullback berth wil be held down by Mary Miller, big and bux- om lassie from up near the watch woiks. Helen Christy will un- doubtedly captain the team from her position at left end — she always enjoys taking the Field. An up and coming member of the freshman squad who may break into the var- sity ranks is Ruskin. who will oc- cupy a tackle position regularly, unless her propensity for holding draws too many penalties. At the ether tackle will be Krasity, the strong and silent — with her experi- ence at getting fraternity pins she will be invaluable to the Highland belles. The game will be played in fif- teen periods of four minutes each, enabling the players to replenish their makeup at the end of each period. Severe penaties have been drafted for all biting and scratch- ing, although hair-pulling will be permissable. Knox plans to employ Empress Eugenie head gears, while the Scots will take the field in trousers of green silk organdie, with red and white taffeta jerseys. WINBIGLER CAPTURES CROWN Wins Bullthrowing Trophy With a last minute spurt that left him practically breathless, Win- dy Winbigler succeeded in nosing out the former champion bull-tosser Hooey Matchett, Chicago ' s Silver- tongued Southsider, and thereby won for himself possession of the much-coveted brass banana, em- blematic of victory. The ex-cham- pion had prepared a brilliant ora- tion, entitled " How I Was Spiked by Hornboestel, " but the brilliant peroration of Winbigler ' s, " My Life, Past, Present, and Future, " proved too big an obstacle for him to over- come. The contest was close throughout and at times the judges were fairly swamped by the abundance and fe- cundity of the contestants ' remarks. Excitement was rife for a time when it appeared that a " dark horse, " Bob Lashley, was in the running for the title. Lashley ' -. theme was, " A Big-city Lad Looks at Small Town Life. " He was fin- ally eliminated because of his rela- tive youth and inexperience, but those who know predict a very bril- liant future for him in this field. He is expected to become one of the greatest champions in the his- tory of the institution. Professors Maynard and Robin- son were entered in the contest, but a last minute ruling debarred them from competition. Judges of the contest opined that these two gentlemen were to be ineligible for any competition until they cleared themselves of the charges of pro- fessionalism which hang around them. " Ycur overcoat is certainly loud. " " It ' s all right when I put on my muffler. " POTTERS ETHICS COURSE BARRED After a startling series of ex- poses, the Monmouth College Sen- ate ruled that Dean Potter should abandon her " Ethics of Living " course, which has been the feature of each college year heretofore. After hearing all the evidence on the case, collected in an astonish- ingly novel method, by students " planted " in the classroom, it was decided that the ultra-liberalism and extremely unconventional atti- tude taken in the course was not to be tolerated any longer upon the Monmouth campus. Among the startling disclosures in the investigation came when it was found that a number of stu- dents who had taken the course had entirely lost their belief in the value of the stork as a domestic pet. Like- wise it was found that although the restricted to the juniors and who were harly past the sophomoric stage, their minds being relatively immature to receive such advanced and danger- ous knowledge. No statement could b? obtained from Miss Potter, and it was not known just how -he will rea t to the situation. Long a thinker of the liberal school, it is expected that some sort of an outburst mav b? expected when she learns of this curtailment of her radical activi- ties. It is doubtful if she will stand for any such restriction put upon her teachings, and she may insist upon continuing the course, with the provision that the membership be composed of graduate students over twenty-five years of age. Barron — Where do you get your auto accessories ? Brownlec— Oh, I just honk my horn and smile, and they climb into the car. We should be kind to the blind, but it is hard to do if the rascals insist on umpiring a ball game. Page One Hundred Ele Page Two THE CAMPUS SNOOZE WILL MOVE THE ATHLETIC FIELD Borgrum A. Bloop, second nation- al field secretary of the Egyptian Moving and Construction Company, was on the campus last week to in- spect the athletic plant, and lay plans for its removal to the south- ern part of the state. As a matter of convenience, the track, diamond and gymnasium will be carted southward to " Little Egypt " so that our athletes will play in a more homelike atmosphere. It is be- lieved that one of the causes of the " Fighting Scot ' s " defats, which of course come few and far be- tween, comes as a result of a nos- talgia which periodically afflict; our strong, handsome athletes. Con- sequently, all home games will be played hereafter at the new loca- tion. Classrooms will be erected at one end of the new field, so that no time need be wasted in trips to and from the campus proper. Exams and grades will be given out every three years. WANT ADS WANTED- A dozen genuine stii dents who would like to pledge BETA KAPPA WANTED— 15 or 20 nice-appearin he-men for pledges. T. K. E. WANTED 12 and true! WANTED— Pledg 14 good pledge PI RHO PHI. PHI KAPPA PI. Have You Manners? Are You Polite? Do You Know How to Say Goodnight? RUSKIN BARNES No Experience Needed! Experts Free No Skin Game ICHTHUS CLUB HOLDS SMOKER Members of the Ichthus Club and friends enjoyed a delightful smoker last Friday evening on the third floor of Wallace Hall. The room was lighted by four candles and a flashlight, and decorations were car- ried out tastefully in lavender and baby blue. The center of each card table was resplendent with a huge bouquet of multi-colored pansies. Music for the occasion was fur- nished by Lightfoot Louie and his Harlem Serenaders. Miles. Dykhui- zen. Brown and Coulter entertained with a sensational dance number. NEW COURSE OFFERED Scholars of the campus will be much interested to learn of the new addition to the Summer School cur- riculum. The administration of the Summer School has secured the ser- vices of the famed foreign professor and educator, William X. Dineso- vitch. He will teach his pet cours. " Theory, Elements, and Practice of Fraternity Pin Pinning. " The course will include a two hour laboratory period each evening. Cigars and cigarettes were pro- vided for the use of the guests, al- though the use of pipes and chew- ing tobacco was restricted to the faculty members present. At the conclusion of the evening, light re- freshments were served from the bar in the rear of the room. Messrs. Ozburn and Minton poured. " How is it that Joe never takes ycu out anymore ? " " Well, you see, one night it rained and we sat in the parlor. " I Oc. Get a 1 0c COMMONS CLUB SHOE SHINE! We Shine Everybody ' s Shoes but Our Own What say? What say? You other maids ! We ' re the gals What get the Grades! THETA CHI MU! NO BULL! PHI KAPS HOLD LAWN PARTY An enterprising " Snooze " report- sneaked in the back way and se- red this photo of the exclusive li Kappa Pi Lawn Party, which ilminatid the recent brilliant so- Thi: snappy little soiree was held on the front lawn of th= palatial mansion of the fra- ternity, and was well attended. Ten members of the active chapter, and fifteen members of the gradu- ate chapter, with guests, wer pres- ent. A feature of the party was the unveiling of the Scholarship Tro- phy, emblematic of the fraternity ' s brilliant successes in this field. Hundred Twelv THE CAMPUS SNOOZE Page Three SHAVER SECURES SNAPPY SPORTS JOB ntin ntal attach s destroyed nt years standing recently when Glenn Shaver turned in his faithful little Chevrolet on the new snappy little sports job pictured above. Mr. Shaver was caught posteriorly while engaged in making a little adjustment on the The new phaeton, a Lotta Trash- ini, is made distinctive by its ultra- modern and even futuristic stream- lining. Automobilists of the old school will be taken a trifle aback at the extremity of the car ' s lines, but Mr. Shaver is more than satis- fied with his new possession. Ho is quoted as saying. " I hated to part with my other little runabout, but the sheer beauty of the new one has taken me by storm, and I am only waiting a favorable op- portunity to take the Trashini out on the open road and really ' step SOCIETY The Kappas held an informal smoker and get-together Tuesday afternoon at J oh nson ' s drug store. They were assisted by a guest dele- gation of Big Eights. Tea and hot chocolate were served to those de- siring it. The Cosmopolitan Club enter- tained at its annual banquet at Hawcock ' s last Thursday evening. A delightful three course dinner was served, consisting of : potage, okra soup, scrod, gelee di groseilles, sal- mis, matzo, canard roti, Schweizer- kase, rosbif, nuts, bara khana. creme de la glace, Cheuchartel kase. pie, scones, Hungarian goulash, frog ' s legs, bird ' s nests Suckerku- chen, ham and eggs. Phi Kappa Pi wishes to announce that it plans to petition Beta Theta The Teke Gospel Team has had a very busy spring, making brief tours into all parts of western Illi- nois. This little group is led by George Lucas, who conducts all the meetings. Others on this team of TEKES OPEN RUSH SEASON In preparation for the big dr next fall, the Teke fraters hj already commenced their rush s photo of fraters Acheson, Patton, Robb, and Hutchison rooting about and around in the highways and by- ways searching for pledges. sky pilots include Acheson, Barron, record for doughnut dusting was and Moffet. Moffet has achieved established by Ly Liz Bowman. Af- considerable success as a stump ter the doughnut dusting, the group speaker. retired to the basement, where they _ _ enjoyed an exciting period devoted Pi Beta Phi enjoyed a delightful to ice-hockfy and poker. Deuces doughnut-duster last week. A new were wild. Roof Garden Armory Nightly 7:00 p. m. to 4:00 a. m. POTTER ' S TOURS Conducted by Dean Mary Ross Potter Phone 1279 Gables Johnson ' s Page One Hundred Thirteen Page Four THE CAMPUS SNOOZE PHIL PHIDDLER SAYS: The average college man, in his more retrospective moments sees himself as : In the eyes of the fair sex, he would like to be considered as one of " these " with the women while in all probability he is either an or appears to others as a Page One Hundred Fourte :: :: a a a : a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a IS H m Monmouth College I School of Music OFFERS " The A. B. or B. S. Degree with Major in Music A valuable, general degree admitting of 32 semester hours of music and the | remainder in regular academic subjects. The Bachelor of Music Degree, upon completion of a four-year course which includes 28 hours of practical a music, 34 hours of theoretical music, and 64 hours of liberal arts courses. A Three Year Course in Public School Music for students preparing to supervise school music. This course has the approv- m al of the State Department of Education. Private Instruction al in Piano, Voice, Organ, and Violin, with frequent opportunity for appear- s ance in recital. gj is A Total of 32 Hours of Music I m m may be applied on the A. B. or B. S. degrees by students majoring in other m m subjects than music. Of this amount, 10 hours may be in practical music. IS Membership in College Musical Organizations The Vesper Choir The Men ' s Glee Club The Choral Society The Women ' s Glee Club The College Orchestra The College Band | " For Catalog and Information address THOMAS H. HAMILTON, director | MONMOUTH COLLEGE MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS | a is J n : a a a a a ' a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a ' aia a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a Page One Hundred Fifteen :: :: :t :: :: a :: :: a :: a a :: :: :; : a :: a a a a a :: :; a ;: :: :c a :: a a a - ;; :: :: :: s ' s assssassss. ' ssrs ' sss a a a ShtrnbitU THE Monmouth Dairy Co. Manufacturers of PEERLESS ICE CREAM Wholesalers and Retailers PASTEURIZED MILK and CREAM BUTTER and COTTAGE CHEESE i Telephone 792 Monmouth, 111. § H 1 1 a a :: a a ;t :: a a a a a ;: a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a. K Smitty — I can ' t understand why you always say " Stop " when I try to kiss yon Louise — And I can ' t understand why you always stop! ® Did you hear about the girl who went to a fancy dress ball in a suit of armor? No. What happened to her? Nothing. ® Red Akers — So Doc just expelled you, eh? What did you say? Harold Calhoun — I congratulated him on turning out such a fine young man. ® He — Come on, give me a little kiss. (No answer). He — I said, give me a little kiss. (Still no answer). He — Say, what ' s the matter with you, are you deaf? She — No, what ' s the matter with you — paralyzed? — ®— Mary Lauder, (at ball game as Meyers and Reed hold a conference) — What are they talking about? Margaret Tubbs — About what to throw to the next batter. Mary Lauder — But they aren ' t allowed to throw anything but the ball, are they? — ®— Jack Ozburn, (taking a final) — Are you sure question six is in the text? Thompson — Certa inly. Jack Ozburn — Well, I can ' t find it. Hundred Sixteen :: a a a a a : a a :: a,a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a ;; a a a a H 1 1 IS IS SI IS You are SURE if you INSURE in IS 1 I Illinois Bankers Life m m I Assurance Company Monmouth, Illinois The Home Company IS S a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a, a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a " Bob Layson must be some runner. I see by the paper that he fairly burned up the track with his record-breaking speed. " " Yeah. I went out and saw the track this morning and there was nothing but cinders there. " — ®_ Optician — Weak eyes, eh? Well, how many lines can you read on that chart ? Harper — What chart? ® Speer — Come on, take a bath and get cleaned up! I ' ll get you a date. Van Dewoestine, (cautionusly) — Yeah, and then suppose you don ' t get me a date? ® Miss Barr — I suppose all this talk about the college man ' s life being mostly wine, women and song is exaggerated. Skin M. — It certainly is. Why, you very seldom hear singing in the frater- nity houses. — ®— Whatever trouble Adam had, No man in days of yore Could say when Adam told a joke " I ' ve heard that one before. " — ®_ We still think that Meyrl dinger is about the cutest couple on the campus. Page One Hundred Seventeen ' « :: ;: a a :: a ;: ;t :; a :: :: ;: :: : a a : :; ): :: a ;: a » a j: a :: ;: :: a a a a a a a a :: a KlSgl SIIsXASsaSJ DIRECTORY Phy sicians 1 DR. RALPH GRAHAM El m m m | Office— National Bank Bldg m m 1 Telephone 1280 DR. CHARLES P. BLAIR Office— 1 1 1 West First Ave. Telephone 102 DR. J. L. SHERRICK Office — 317 East Broadway Telephone 51 Specialists DR. F. C. WINTERS H Eve, Ear, Nose and Throat ® m m a H Office Lynch Building Telephone 871 ; Res. 2871 DR. E. A. FETHERSTON Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat Glasses Fitted Telephone 26; Res. 4850 | DR. O. E. STERETT i I Office— Lahl Building 310-311 Telephone 1 1 45 Dentists DR. W. S. PHELPS Office — 57 S. Side Square Telephone 1 1 85 ;a a a a a a a : a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a ;: a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a Pasre One Hundred Eighteen a a -a a a » a a a a a « ai: a a :: :: a a a a a a a a a a a a a :: : a ;: :: :; a :: ;: ;; :; ;: ;; ;; ;; a a a a a a a a a a a a a a | MONMOUTH ' S Broadway Drug Co. | F amous Coals (Carter Johnson) YOUR CORNER DRUGGISTS Corner of East Broadway and South First Street Telephone 182 « " GLENDORA " the Wonder Coal 1 m m " HICKORY EMBERS " a Good I a Cheap Coal a m m Diffenbaugh ' s I ADA THE LITTLE HOUSE with THE BIG PICTURES Is Your Best Food EAT MORE " Strand ' s Double Loaf " " Strands Special Bread " Strand Brothers Sanitary Bakery H SI II a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a ' a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a Page One Hundred Nineteen ;: ;: ;: a :: a :; a :: :: a :: :: :: :: :: :: :: ;: a a :: :: :: :; ;; :: :: a :: ;: a ;: :: a a :: :: :: :: :: :: a :: :: ;: :; ;: a :: :: a :: a a a :: : » m J. H. Martin ' s Studio 205 East Broadway Kindly accept our THANKS and APPRECIATION of your work and interest in ARTISTIC PICTURES. When you return to Monmouth College we Welcome You to Our Studio. Studio Phone 3235 Residence Phone 4575 a; a a a a :: a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a THRIFTY FOLKS find that it pays to consider quality as well as price. You get both in merchandise purchased from us. Every article sold is guaranteed to please you. In many cases our prices mean a saving of several dollars over what you would pay elsewhere for the same quality mer- chandise. You will find practically anything you may need in the way of Auto Accessories, Hardware, and Household Sup- plies — all highest quality merchandise at lowest prices. We will appreciate your patronage. Brown Lynch Scott Co. aj ia Retail Stores at Monmouth, Galesburg, Kewanee, Canton, Macomb, Sterling, Burlington, and Fairfield iaaa ala a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a Page One Hundred Twenty ix!Wk ' :x ' :« x ' x ' lx x ' x ( ' :« « « " : it x:x x x « :: x " x!x x x ' x x » x ' x x x:x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x xx x x x x x x. I BARNES BROS. GROCERY GROCERIES and MEATS Free Delivery McCULLOUGH Lumber and Coal Co. Headquarters For BUILDING MATERIAL and COAL 101 East Fourth Avenue Phone 56 i 200 E. Broadway " HI-LO " Coal,— also T STAR " , a Cheap Coal Phone 126 I " BRIGHT STAR " , a very good 1 x x x x x x xx xxx x x x x xx x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x ' x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x :: x x x x x x x :: x :: Emma — Mmmmm, so you made the track team? What-a-Man Matchett — Oh, the other boys helped a little. — ® — Country Constable — Pardon, Miss, but swimming is not allowed in this lake. Kay Ramsay — Why didn ' t you tell me that before I undressed? Country Constable — Well, there ain ' t no law against undressin ' . — ®— Frosh — I ' ve decided to join your fraternity. Senior — I should say not. Frosh — Why, what ' s the matter with it? ® " Why do you think Venus must have been crazy? " " Well, I didn ' t say that she was crazy, but she certainly is not all there. " ® Hanna — And you say he doesn ' t know how to kiss? Hunt — I said he didn ' t know how to kiss. — ®— Vanity Fair said — " Like taking Gandhi from a baby, " but since he ' s al- most toothless and wears a diaper, wouldn ' t it be more true if you said, " Like taking Gandhi for a baby? " — ®— Cactus — Do you like to dance? Betty — I love to. Cactus — Well, let ' s do that, then. Pase One Hundred Twenty-o pi rjg To the Faculty and Students i . of Monmouth College m I m _ I U We wish to express our thanks for the patronage you have i . . 5 given us during this and past years. We will miss those [a] . SI whose friendship we have had, and hope that success is 1 m rt- g yours as you depart from us to your chosen work. IS I | t 1 Long ' s Studio 1 I TalHMalaMHBMalaJ HHHSHIlHISHaigBliH Acknowledgement §f ing effects and photography shown on the division pages. i ;h,hMk!k a » ;; a a a 1 a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a aKMgalSSKa The privilege of sleeping in the library is denied the students of Monmouth College. Don ' t they know what the class rooms are for? ® PROFESSORS WE WOULD LIKE TO MEET 1 . One who doesn ' t apologize for the drawings he makes on the blackboard. 2. One who doesn ' t begin the semester by writing his name on the black- board and giving the right pronuciation for it. 3. One who doesn ' t play with his watch chain. 4. One who will admit that he does not know the answer to some ques- tion when he doesn ' t know. — ®_ Acheson — Is this the Salvation Army? Voice over the Telephone — Yes. Acheson — Do you save bad women? Voice over the Telephone — Yes. Acheson — Well, save me a couple for Saturday night. — ® — Dave Murray — Writing home? George Myers — Yea. Dave — Mind making a carbon copy? — ®— The waiter laughed when I spoke to him in French. No wonder, it was ny old Prof. Page One Hundred Twenty-two K:[a::ai5fi« ' L«.lK «■« )( xx x.x itx x x xxxxx xx xx ' x xxxxx xx x xxxx x x x x x x x x x :; :: :: x x x x x x x x. Colonial Hotel | I MONMOUTH ' S m LEADING HOTEL 1 I A la Carte and Table d ' Hote | m DINING ROOM 1 is Ralph Fraser, Prop. m Telephone 265 Monmouth, 111. 1 Lugg Holliday | 1 m Telephone 730 m Monmouth, Illinois H H 1 H m SINCERE SERVICE m m at x MODERATE COST x:xx XXXX XXXXXX X X X X X X X XXXX X X X X X X X X X XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX X XX X xxxxx m m ORPHANS— I Over Forty Colleges similar to your college have been forced to close | @ their doors in the last two years. Hundreds of hospitals have ceased to func- §! tion. Dozens of churches, where people have worshipped for generations, | ' have become only a landmark and a memory; in the rear of the church — the grave yard, with its tall waving grasses, the only indication that once here worshipped the flower of the community. Hundreds AND Thousands of COLLEGE ALUMNI have as their Alma Mater a pile of stones or a group of empty buildings — a grave yard of memories of happy songs and carefree col- lege days. MONMOUTH COLLEGE HAS STOOD THE TEST— The college halls will for many years re-echo the sound of youthful voices. But this past two years it has cost many a sleepless night — many a dark hour to pilot your college through these days of depression. Do you appreciate it, or do you think the college has been greatly favored by your presence? BE LOYAL and proud of your college becouse she has been tried and been equal to the test. Talk up your college — urge your friends to come here — one of the best of the Middle Western schools. The strength of her program has not been weakened by the depression. TELL YOUR FRIENDS WHEN THEY COME TO MON- MOUTH COLLEGE, " TRADE AT WIRTZ ' . " WIRTZ BOOK COMPANY ] X X X X X X X X X X XXXX XX XXXI : x x x x x x x x xxxxxx x xxxxxx Page One Hundred Twenty-thr ' a a a sin a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a :: a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a CURT DAY ' S j GROCERY 1 i AND THE | m DAY-DREAM THE VAC Manufacturin. Company m Hot Coffee, Sandwiches, Ice f CHICKEN COOPS, FEEDERS | n 3 Cold Pop, Ice Cream WATERERS la] m m and I GROCERIES Telephone 540 Sold At NICHOL ' S POULTRY FARM | ia a a a :: a a a a a a a a a a a 1 Drugs a Athletic Goods ZIMMER ' S Drug Store MONMOUTH ' S LEADING DRUGGISTS WITH BEST WISHES FOR THE FUTURE CUDD Dry Cleaners Glenn Cudd, Prop. I " Phone 165 220 So. Main St. 1 06 E. Broadway Phone 955 § ' a:a,;a;a a a|a;a a a a:a;a a, a a: a, a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a Page One Hundred Twenty-four -; ' a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a )::::: a a a a a a a a a a a :( a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a M Ten Talking Points! For Use by Monmouth Students When Talking Monmouth to Their Friends 1. EDUCATIONAL STANDING— Only one-fourth of the colleges and universities I of America are on the approved list of the Association of American Universities, g Monmouth ' s name is on this list and also on the list of every other important edu cational association. 2. EQUIPMENT AND ENDOWMENT— Monmouth has twelve well equipped build- I ings on an attractive thirty-acre campus. Monmouth ' s gymnasium and athletic j= field provide an equipment for sports unexcelled in the Mid-West. Her endow- — ment of two million dollars is much more than that of most colleges of her size and type. 3. CHRISTIAN ATMOSPHERE— The aim of the faculty and students of Mon- mouth is to maintain an atmospher e which is friendly, democratic, inspiring, and favorable to the development of Christian ideals. |«l 4. ACHIEVEMENT OF GRADUATES— Monmouth graduates are in leading posi- tions in business, education, government, journalism, law, medicine, ministry, social service, and many other fields. 5. COSMOPOLITAN QUALITY— Monmouth is not like a local college. She is free from the provincialism which is likely to develop in an institution in which nearly all of the students come from the vicinity of the college. Last year, stu- dents came to Monmouth from twenty-four States. 6. ACCESSIBILITY— Monmouth ' s location on the main line of the C. B. Q., the M. St. L. and a north and south division of the C. B. Q., makes access by- rail convenient. Also, Monmouth is on four important State and National highways. 7. LOW COST — Not many colleges of Monmouth ' s equipment and educational stand- ing have kept their charges for tuition and fees to a figure so low as Monmouth ' s. 8. A SMALL AND PERSONAL COLLEGE— At Monmouth a student is encour- I aged to do his best because his work and achievements are known to the whole H college community. Tht student retains his individuality, he is not lost in the g crowd. Bl 1 9. SUPERIOR TEACHING FORCE— There is an unusual stability to the Mon- mouth faculty and long tenure of office is the rule. Monmouth teachers are well trained. About half of the heads of departments have the Ph. D. degree and others have the equivalent in training and experience. As an evidence of the breadth of culture of the Monmouth faculty, it may be remarked that one-third of the Monmouth teachers have studied or have taught in European universities, and several have had extensive foreign travel. 10. BROAD PROGRAM OF EXTRA CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES— Monmouth ' s | good record in athletics is well known to high school students. She is equally — successful in forensice, dramatics, music, journalism, and other fields. m m For Information Address m m 1 PRESIDENT T. H. McMICHAEL 1 m m | Monmouth College .Monmouth, Illinois 1 u m m m i m a a a ;; a a a a a a a a a a a a a ;: a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a :: a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a Page One Hundred Twenty-five a a :: a )( a a a a a a a :: a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a :: a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a aa a 8 SI BUILD YOUR ESTATE 1 1 " SAY IT WITH FLOWERS ' 5 I Maple City Floral | Company i m 1201 South Main Street FLORIST § a is is Downtown Office [a] Seaton ' s Millinery Store by MONTHLY SAVINGS BECOME A HOME OWNER. ' 1 1 62 Public Square m IS Monmouth Homestead | and T A • • M Loan Association | IS C. S. 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Get It At m - Vrsrr Our Display Rooms and 1 — , , ' ... „ 1 p 1 he Drug Store that Still Smells gj Sunken Garden a ANDERSON ' S )rug Store that Still Like a Drug Store. a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a FOWLER . SHAW MEATS and GROCERIES Wholesale and Retail Meats Two Phones — 142 and 145 " BETTER CLOTHES " FOR YOUNG MEN Simon Pillsbury a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a Liz Bowman — But, Dad, don ' t you believe that two can live cheaply as one? Mr. Bowman — Yeah, your mother and I are living as cheaply as you. — ®— Buck — Football men are so inconsiderate. We go to all their games, they at least should come to visit some of our classes. — ®— " I used to wonder where my husband spent his evenings, so one night I stayed home and there he was. " — ®— " Isn ' t that guy from Arizona funny? 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