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Harstlcr Hurling I). Conwcll Davisson Galloway Karr Linville
Boom Chatclain K. Conwcll Dorsey
Brisscy Clark Crawford Droge Johnson Knousc K. Majors
Wendell Redding - - I'ice President
Esther Schwab .... Treasurer Grace Petersen ----- Sponsor
SECOND SEMESTER Madeline Nelson - - - - President Irene Klauschie - • - Pice President Glema Miers ----- Secretary Dorothy Parker - - - Treasurer
The Philomathean Literary Society was organized in 1867. It is the oldest student organization in the state of Nebraska. It is as old as the state and equally as old as the college.
It was originally a debating society. Later the purposes were
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completed its sixty-fifth year. The original aim of the organization was to enable the student to learn how to express himself in public, and to give the listeners something interesting and valuable.
In keeping with this aim, the programs of the society are built around the various abilities of its members. Any talent along dramatic and music lines, as well as literary ability, is given an opportunity for expression.
The membership of the society is limited to seventy-five; at present there arc forty-nine active members. New members are elected in-
to the society twice each year after careful consideration of qualifications.
Lutz T. Mathews M. Matthews Metcalf
Miller Ncimann Nicholas Papcz
Peck Penney Peterson Plasters
Ranza Schmuckcr L. Scholl R. Scholl
Searlc B. Sheldon R. Sheldon Sprague
Sugdcn Young Weber William
1 on 1
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stated as literary and forensic culture. The society sponsors high standards and ideals by the great expansion into every field of education. Philo develops the social interests of its members, and music, speeches, dramatics, and social discussions play a great part in the programs.
People who belong to Philo arc interested in intellectual and social fields. They are not “bores” and “slow-pokes,” but leaders of the campus activities.
Miss Grace Petersen, faculty adviser and sponsor, is largely responsible for the success of the club. She has put forth much effort and has served as a guide for the society in its work.
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