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Never docs one see so much gallantry and chivalry displayed on the part of the boys for about two weeks prior to the big event. Some resorted to the most desperate tactics to “land that date.” Captain Long and Louis Kilzer broke all traditions of this institution by each securing a lovely damsel for the swell affair.
The Juniors were a decidedly busy and laboriously-looking lot on Friday. One might see them emerge from the “gym” with cotton clinging to their apparel and they appeared more like those living in Dixieland, returning from the cotton fields.
The evening of March 26th was beautiful, and before 8 o’clock the iclia-bods had congregated in the chapel and were waiting for the signal to march. This soon came, and slowly and with much dignity the procession advanced into the gymnasium. What a change had taken place! We felt we couldn’t believe our senses. The major and central portion of the room had been enclosed with a wall of cotton and this had a ceiling of pennants also made of cotton. The whole appeared much like an enchanted palace, beautifully attired for some great festival.
The menu was as follows:
Grape Fruit Wafers
Roast Pork Brown Sauce Baked Potatoes Creamed Peas in Timbales
Parkerhousc Rolls Lemon Jelly •
Waldorf Salad Nutbread Sandwiches Ice Cream White Cake
Mints Coffee Nuts
While partaking of this excellent and wholesome repast, the orchestra, under the leadership of Miss Carpenter, treated the assembled banqueters to most rapturous music.
The toast list was a long one. but the toasts were spicy, characteristic, and worth while, that those who responded had rapt attention throughout. Mr. Joe Boyd was Master of Ceremonies while Mr. Clyde Leece was toastmaster. The following toasts were responded to:
“Cares” . . . Mr. Huston
“Rowing” . Prof. F. C. Smith
“Yesterdays” . . Miss Fay
“Suppose” . . . Prof. Beck
“Triumphs” . Miss Jimcrson
“Altruism” . . Dean Rouse
“Loyalty” . . .Mr. Bloss
“Service” . . . Pres. Hayes
At the midnight hour, “The Pale Blue and the White” was sung, and with that came to a close the most formal, enjoyable, and long-to-be-remcm-bered event of the school year.
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