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It has never issued a speculative or so-called Semi-Tontine or Deferred Dividend policy. All policies receive dividends. Information cheerfully furnished in person or by letter. Warwick P. Miller, Jr v special Agent, OFFICE HOURS; J to 3 P. M. OFFICE OF THE COMPANY. FARQUHAR Swarthmore Men FARQUHAR PLANTER. LOW DOWN. Engine and Boiler— Mounted or on sills. Engines and Boilers of all styles and sizes. Vibrator— Best on earth for the money. All style and size thresheis Send for Special Saw Mill, Engine and Thresher Catalogue Pennsylvania Low Down Drill. Steel frame, chain drive, pin or spring hoe, nroad tread wheels, both wheels are drivers. (Juamiiy of g ' ain and f r- t lizers cnntrol ' ea b levers and can be changed instantly. No cog wheels to change. Best fertiiizt r fei d ever invented. Sows ail kinds of grain with absolute regularity. • Pennsylvania ' WHEEL LEVER SPRING TOOTH HARROW. Send for Complete Illustrated Catalogue. Address : A. B. FARQUHAR CO., Lim., York, Pa Our trade has grown very satisfac- torily with college men the past few seasons, because we have given them best attention, sold them superior goods, and saved them money. Great care has been taken in select- ing only the best goods and up-to-date styles at popular prices for our spring trade. Our Mr. Kresge will make a few trips to Swarthmore College, showing an elegant line of our suits and overcoats for Easter Holidays. Be sure to take a look at his samples. E. 0. Thompson Sons, Tailors and Clothiers, No. 1338 CHESTNUT STREET, PHILADELPHIA. BRADLEY ' S GREAT WESTERN MARKET We handle the finest Institutions, Hotels Restaurants and Families » l_ iA BEEF, LAMB MUTTON, HAMS DRIED BEEF AND LARD supplied at shortest notice. We have every facility for prompt and efficient service Satisfaction Guaranteed J- We Respectfully Solicit Your Orders Special Prices Given Institutions Market and 21st Streets Philadelphia m Swartbmove College e w SWARTHMORE COLLEGE is situated on the P. W. B. R. R., 10 miles from Broad Street Station, Philadelphia. It is under the care of Friends, and admits students of both sexes on equal terms. It has good Libraries of about 15,000 volumes, an Observatory, Chemical and Physical Laboratories, and Machine Shops. For full particulars, apply for catalogue to TO. W. BIRDSALL, President, Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, Pa. Four regular courses are given: I. COURSE IN ARTS, for the Degrees of A. B. and A. M. II. COURSE IN SCIENCE, for the Degrees of B. S. and M. S. III. COURSE IN LITERATURE. for the Degrees of B. L. and M. L. IV. COURSE IN ENGINEERING, for the Degrees of B. S. and C. E. 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Goods delivered to all parts of ] . - Banquets, Smokers, Etc. the city or shipped to suburban points by Package Express. - ! )fr i i tyi i ,. ,. . ..4 i ..4 i -.. -. ..-4 t .. .. i ..4 t Manufacturing f f f f» f " frfTfrfrfrfTfrff Official Jewelers to Thirty Fraternities Including the following Swarthmorc Fraternities Phi Kappa Psi Kappa Sigma Kappa Kappa Gamma Kappa Alpha Theta Del a Upsilon Pi Beta Phi Theta Nu Epsilon College and Class Pins Athletic Prizes and Medals Fraternity Jewelry and Novelties AAAAAAAAAAAAA AAAAAAAA A Jewelers and Silversmiths f» 1 f f 1 1 f f WfWf Wffy W¥$ 1 1 1 t V f SIMONS BRO- CO. 616 Chestnut Street Philadelphia, U. S. A. VI A " HALCYON " WITHOUT ILLUSTRATIONS would be more attractive than Partial view of one field of C. J. Carina A HOME WITHOUT Homers We Grow ROSES by the ioo,ooo ' s and CANNAS too Our Improved Varieties For the Best Kinds ° f p|ants Fi ° wer seeds and The Conard Tones Co Garden Fruits, Send to J Catalog— 124 pages— on request WEST GROVE, PA. Vll SWARTHMORE COLLEGE. The Halcyon, 1900 ar» jr af jr PUBLISHED BY THE JUNIOR CLASS . . . OF . . . SWARTHMORE COLLEGE 1899 VOLUME XV FRANKLIN PRINTING COMPANY 514-520 MINOR STREET PHILADELPHIA 7 v EDiTOJj t C hie. j- J, I CaicZZZ Jucjxstv £e - ti r Vt OR S | 5Sl57 |fVT C 5(j5int5 ( 3 ]?] M k -.!: O Jlx a my y ' U J kaX dm J Oh you, our jolly mates and fellows here, Within the halls of ivy-clad Swarthmore ; And you who hold those college days so dear, Who trod these selfsame paths in time of yore ; And e ' en ye gentle readers, who may glance Within this book, though ignorant of our ways — Of you we beg due pardon, if perchance Aught may displease or hurt you in this maze Of truth and fiction History and wit, The class, the club, the victories well won, The sketch, the verse, the farce with well-turned hit, Each holds a place in this our HALCYON. M, Dedication Upon the pleasant seas of ancient Greece The Halcyon-bird doth yearly build her nest Of vagrant weeds and driftwood, yet no fear Assails her gentle breast. Secure and happy in her fragile home, No port she seeks. Her journeys never cease ; Upon those storied seas, she ever floats, The type of joy and peace. So we would launch this petty craft of ours, A trifling bark, of vagrant fancies wrought, Made of such driftwood as doth ever float Adown the tide of thought. We seek no port unless it be thy favor, Thy breath of praise shall be our onward breeze. Our skiff is launched ; with merry songs and laughter, We ' ll sail the sunlit seas. Life of William W. Birdsall. ILLIAM W. BIRDSALL was born in 1854, near Richmond, Indiana, and spent his boyhood days on a typical western farm. He was educated, principally, in the public schools of the neighboring- city, completing his studies at Earlham College, where he was graduated in 1873, the youngest man in his class. After a year or two in business, he taught Mathematics and Physics, for five years in the Richmond High School. His first experience in conducting a school indepen- dently was during three years spent as Principal of the Boys ' High School, in Wilmington, Delaware. A remnant of old-time discipline seems to have been in evidence during his prede- cessor ' s reign here. President Birdsall was visited by the father of one of his boys soon after his installation as the new Principal, and was appealed to by, " Indade, Misther Birdsall, you ' ll niver govern Danny unless you whip him ! " President Birdsall resigned this position in order to accept that of Professor of Mathematics in Friends ' Cen- tral School, of Philadelphia. After very successful work in this department he was made Principal of the Boys ' Department in the same institution, and filled this position until 1898, when he was offered, and accepted, the Presidency of Swarthmore College. Whiie in Philadelphia, President Birdsall became exceedingly interested in educational work among Friends. He was influential in the organization of the General Conferences of Friends, one of which was held in Swarth- more in 1896, and which have proved so successful. He figured prominently in these as presiding officer of the Educational Conferences. The First-day School, at Fifteenth and Race Streets, owes much to him for its growth and influence. The Young Friends ' Associations, which are now organized in every Yearly Meeting, have also partly owed their existence to his energetic, unfailing aid and practical advice. President Birdsall has brought with him to Swarthmore a keen, active brain, a quick wit, and ready sense of humor, a strong personal magnetism, and above all an earnest, practical interest for the best welfare of the College. %03AJ J 898-99. 1898. Ninth Month 21 st, .... Ninth Month 22d, .... Eleventh Month 24TH, Twelfth Month iqth, . Twelfth Month 2sd, . .Examinations for Admission. ....Regular Exercises Begin. Thanksgiving Recess. Shakespeare Evening. Winter Recess Begins. J 899. First Month 3D, First Month 28th, . Second Month 17TH, Students Return. First Semester Ends. .College Oratorical Contest. Third Month 3D, . . . Third Month 25TH, . Fourth Month 3D, . . Fourth Month 8th, Fourth Month iotii, Contest. Fifth Month 22D, . . . Fifth Month 29™, . Announced. Sixth Month sth, . . Sixth Month I2th, . Sixth Month 13TH, , Literaiy Society Contest. Spring Recess Begins. Students Return. Somerville Reunion. .Sophomore-Freshman Oratorical . . . .Senior Examinations Begin. .Results of Senior Examinations .Final Examinations Begin. Class-Day Exercises. Commencement. Part I- COLLEGE. Part II— CLASSES. Part III— LITERARY SOCIETIES. Part IV— FRATERNITIES. Part V— ATHLETICS. Part VI-CLUBS. Part VII-LITERARY DEPARTMENT. SWARTHMORE COLLEGE, SWARTHMORE, PA. INCORPORATED BY MEMBERS OF THE SOCIETY OF FRIENDS, 1864. First Class Graduated 1873 COLOR— garnet. YELL: " ' Rah, ' rah! ' Rah, ' rah, ' rah! ' Rah, ' rah! ' Rah, ' rah, ' rah! Swarthmore! " ii Swarthmore College ITS ORIGIN AND SOME NOTES UPON ITS EARLY HISTORY. By Edward H. Magill, LL. D. CHAPTER VI. Destruction and Reconstruction ofjthe College. " HE previous chapter closed with an account of the work and condition of the College in its twelfth gj year (1880-81 ). during which the elimination of the Preparatory School began bythe omission of " J-.v Tl _ ' the lowest class. Notwithstanding this omission, the number of students continued the same as the previous year (266), being the largest number thus far reached in the history of the Col- lege. During the summer which followed the Commencement of ' 81. an unusual amount of re- pairs and slight improvements was accomplished, including a general painting of the College anew, within and without. The subject of the need of a new Science Building continued to be actively considered, and early in the vacation Professor Beardslev, of the Engineering Department, visited Samuel YVillets. in Xew York, and presented the great need of the College in this respect, receiving from him the promise to give S10.000 toward the building proposed. The Professor felt that $35,000 would be needed to carry out the plans which he proposed, and next visited Joseph Wharton, who offered to give what Samuel Wil- lets would, but no more. Later the plans were so modified as to bring the price down to $25,000, when Joseph Wharton agreed to give the same as Samuel Willets, — S10.000 for the building, and add the $5,000 necessary for its equipment. It was therefore under very encouraging auspices that the students were assembled at the usual 12 time, early in the Ninth month. Soon after the re-opening, on Seventh-day, the 24th, a committee of the Man- agers met at the College to locate and lay out the new Science building. The ground was chosen west of the main building, between the College and the President ' s house, the east wall of the new building to be only about twenty-five feet from the west wall of the College. Some one objected to this locality as being too near the Col- lege in case of fire, as both buildings would be liable to be destroyed in case of the destruction of either. A highly esteemed Manager, of excellent judgment and large business experience, remarked that he would not be afraid to assume the personal responsibility of the loss of the College by fire. The location w-as accordingly approved, and the stakes were set. The next afternoon (First-day) the President noticed, especially, the beautiful landscape in front, and the newly-painted College, so well equipped within and without for its work, as he rode out on horse- back to visit his good friend, and the good friend of the College, Isaac H. Clothier, of the Board of Managers, who then resided at Sharon Hill, but four miles away. Their conversation is well remembered, after the lapse of more than seventeen years, and they both felt that the prospects of the College were never so bright as on that beautiful autumn day. At or near 1 1 p. m. the President passed the front door of the College on his return, and found there our most faithful watchman, William Mullen, who, as often before, accompanied the President to his stable, and at once returned to the College. A few minutes later a loud explosion was heard, and looking from his chamber window the President saw a long column of fire shooting out of the west side of the dome. His first thought was, it is above the level of the great tank, and we have no appliances for forcing water above that level. Of course it was soon found that the College was doomed, for although the wings were separated from the main building by fire-proof connections, the separating walls did not rise sufficiently high to prevent the fire from spreading, and the roof being of combustible material it w-as not long before it was in flames throughout the entire extent. The students were aroused with difficulty at that dead hour of the night, but they were all rescued without a single accident. The young men soon, of themselves, formed a line, passing down the larger or southwest stairway, and up the smaller in the northwest, thus saving most of their effects, and some of the College furniture, including all the mattresses of the west end, which they threw out the windows, and which fur- nished fairly comfortable lodging on the front lawn later in the night, after the excitement and highest glare of the fire had somewhat subsided. The young women fared worse, and their trunks and clothing were very gen- erally destroyed. There being six stairways from the top to the bottom of the College, escape was not difficult, although at that time there were no outside fire escapes. Fire companies from Philadelphia were sent for promptly by telegraph, but when they arrived, about 4 A. m., the building was a mass of smouldering ruins. Friends ' His- ' 3 torical Library, in the west alcove room, second floor, and a Professor ' s room above it, were saved by the fire- proof ceilings. In the Historical Library the heat was so great that a bust of Lucretia Mott was calcined, one of Elias Hicks much defaced, and a picture of Elias Hicks and one of George Fox were entirely destroyed. Except these two rooms in the west alcove, the main building and wings were totally destroyed. As in the haste and con- fusion of the night we stumbled over the stakes for the Science building, at the west end of the College, we con- cluded that the new site for that building would be no longer urged ; and it was not, but it was placed later where it now stands, at a safe distance from other buildings, between the main building and the Meeting House. As the Laundry was saved by the fire-proof shed which united it with the main building, the College bell was struck for breakfast at the usual hour next morning, for by the kind thoughtfulness of Col. Theodore Hyatt and his son, of Chester Military Academy, who were promptly on hand, the bakeries of Chester and their own sup- plies were liberally drawn upon during the night, and an ample breakfast was set out on rude, improvised tables of boards and barrels, on the front lawn, at the usual hour of 7.30. When on assembling for breakfast, the roll was called, it was a great relief to find that every student responded except a few sent away on necessary errands. Notice was at once given that the College would re-open in two weeks within some reasonable distance from its present location. The Managers were summoned by telegraph, and in a few hours a meeting was held in the Meeting House ; and as they assembled all were impressed by the contrast of the purpose of the meeting and one which was to have been held in that place on that day, as others throughout the country, during the funeral exercises of our martyred President Garfield. A committee was appointed to proceed at once to Media and se- cure temporary quarters for the College, and before night the Grove House had been secured for the home, the general College exercises, and the rooms for the young women ; and the Gayley House, a few squares distant, for the rooms of the young men. These quarters were found sufficient, though quite restricted, for all were dis- posed to make the best of everything in view of our great disaster. When the fire occurred two hundred and nineteen students had arrived at the College, and two hundred and sixteen of these returned to our new quar- ters, in Media, on the re-opening. Six more were received in a few days, and then all other applicants were de- clined for want of room. The two weeks were very fully occupied in securing the necessary furniture, apparatus, and books. A number of publishers and authors contributed liberally toward our new supply of books, both for the classes and for the library which had been totally destroyed. The Alumni, too, quickly came to the rescue, and started a subscription, headed by the late J. Reese Lewis, of the Class of ' 74, for the sum of $1,000. Officers of the First National Bank of Media, who were present at the fire, at once offered the College, without interest, a loan of all the money needed in the emergency. Among others who came to our rescue in this time of need our friend Henry Bentley should he mentioned, who connected with telephones (then much less used than now) the President ' s house with the Grove House, in Media, the students ' boarding place, and where the classes of the Col- lege were held. The Meeting House was used as a Library, and the new books were then arranged upon the seats, and a messenger went daily to and from Swarthmore and Media, to carry and return the library books de- sired by the students. In four days after the fire the Managers issued a circular calling for needed aid in the re- construction of the College. The first cost of the building lost was about $225,000. But this was exclusive of the valuable Museum of Natural History, collected by the faithful and persevering labor of Dr. Joseph Leidy dur- ing the previous ten years, in which he was liberally supported by the contribution of Joseph Jeanes ; the entire Li- brary, the furniture, and necessary apparatus of the Laboratory and class-rooms ; so that it is safe to say that the building destroyed, with all of its contents, had cost nearly a half a million of dollars, of which only $100,000 was secured by insurance. As the exterior walls were mostly saved, the reconstruction would have cost less than the original building, but the various improvements and additions to make it better adapted to its purpose, and truly fire-proof, made a much larger expenditure necessary. But the friends of the College responded nobly and promptly to the appeal of the Managers, and the reconstruction was commenced as soon as the walls were cooled and the insurance adjusted, the subscription papers in the meantime being industriously circulated. At length the funds were largely subscribed, but $65,000 were yet necessary. An earnest appeal brought $15,000 of this sum, when Samuel Willets. who had already subscribed liberally, agreed to pay one-half of the remaining $50,000 on condition that the other half should be promptly paid. This rapidly produced the desired result, and one of the very last acts of the useful and noble life of Samuel Willets was the signing of the check for this $25,000. It should be mentioned here that in arranging for the amount necessary for reconstruction the Man- agers most wisely added in the amount of a considerable mortgage which the College had carried from the be- ginning. Thus, when all was completed and paid for, the mortgage was extinguished, and the College out of debt. Thus one of the objects which may be said to have been destroyed by the fire was the mortgage, which, unlike the building, has never been renewed. The Commencement of ' 82 was held .in the- unfinished College building, the students covering the lath of the unplastered Assembly room with a tasteful arrangement of evergreens collected from the College grounds. In just one year from the destruction of the College its re-building was sufficiently completed for the students to assemble, two weeks later than usual, on the anniversary of the fire, September 25th, to begin the work of a new J 5 College year. The number of students for this new year was 274. fifty more than were accommodated in the re- stricted quarters in Media, and eight more than the number of any previous year. This paper has reached the limit of space allotted, and I will close it by a list of a voluntary committee of Al- umni, who called a meeting three days after the fire " to consider what action can be taken by the Alumni in con- nection with the sad calamity that has befallen the College : " John B. Booth, President ; Herman Hoopes, Chair- man of Executive Committee : Caroline E. Burr, Secretary ; William J. Hall. Treasurer ; Abby M. Woodnutt. Ellen S. Preston. ---: --- t " ■■-■-- ■ 16 Faculty and Instructors. WILLIAM WILFREDjBIRDSALL, President and Professor of Pedagogy. B. S., Earlham College (187,3). ELIZABETH POWELL BOND, Dean. A. M.. Swarthmore College (189 ). Author of Words by the Way. EDWARD HICKS MAGILL, Professor of the French Language and Literature A. B.. Brown University (1852); A. M., Brown University (i te); LL. D.. Haverford College U 886 . Member of A K E and ' 1 I. K. Author ot Magdls French Grammar; Magill ' s French Prose and Poetry; MagiUs Modern French Series. ARTHUR BEARDSLEY, Emeritus Professor of Engineering and Librarian of Friends ' Historical Library C. E., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (1867); Ph. D., Swarthmore College (1889). -Member of A K K WILLIAM HYDE APPLETON, Professor of Greek and Earlv English A. B.. Harvard (.864); A. M., Harvard (,86 7 ); LL. B.. Harvard ,,869); Ph. D.. Swarthmore College ( l8 88) Member of X and f B K. Author of Greek Pccts in English Verse. SUSAN JANE CUNNINGHAM, Edward H. Magill Professor of Mathematics and Astronomy. Sc. D., Swarthmore College (1888). WILLIAM CATHCART DAY, Professor of Chemistry. A. B., Johns Hopkins (1880); Ph. D., Johns Hopkins (1883). Member of Be II. 17 SPENCER TROTTER Professor of Biology and Geology. M. D.. University of Pennsylvania (188.3). Author of Lessons in the Nezv Geography. GEORGE ARTHUR HOADLEY, Professor of Physics. A. M., Union College (1877); C. E., Union College (18,-4). Member of K A. FERRIS WALTON PRICE, Isaac H. Clothier Professor of the Latin Language and Literature. A. M., Swarthmore (1887). Member of B K. MARIE A. KEMP HOADLEY, Professor of the German Language and Literature. A. B., Swarthmore (1879); A. M.. Swarthmore (1892). Member of 1 B K. WILLIAM ISAAC HULL, Joseph Wharton Professor of History and Political Economy. A. B.. Johns Hopkins (1889); Ph. D.. Johns Hopkins (1892). Member of B e n. WILBUR MORRIS STINE, I. V. Williamson Professor of Engineering and Director of the Workshops. B. S., Dickinson (1886); D. Sc, Dickinson (iSoi). Member of 0. Author of Applied Photometry. MYRTIE ELDORA FURMAN, Assistant Professor in charge of Elocution. B. O.. National School of Elocution and Oratory (1884); M. O., National School of Elocution and Oratory (1892). JOHN RUSSELL HAYES, Assistant Professor of English. A. B., Swarthmore (1888); A. B.. Harvard (1889); LL. B., University of Pennsylvania (1892). Member of B K. Author of The Old-Fashioned Garden; The Brandyzvine. BEATRICE MAGILL, Instructor in Drawing and Painting. 18 EMILY GIBBONS HUNT, Lecturer on Physiology and Hygiene to the Young Wome; M. D., Woman ' s Medical College. Philadelphia (1-889). JOSEPH BAYLEY, JR., Assistant in Engineering, Shop Practice. ALICE WILLETS TITUS, Assistant in History. B. L., Swarthmore (1890); M. L., Swarthmore (1892). HORTENSE H. de la G. NICHOLAI, Assistant in French. MARY V. MITCHELL GREEN, Director of Physical Training for Young Women. M. D.. Woman ' s Medical College. Philadelphia (1 CHARLES CYRUS HOUGHTON, Director of Physical Training for Young Men. RACHEL LLOYD HUTCHINSON, Instructor in Department of Physical Training. WILLIAM JOHN HALL, Superintendent. B. S., Swarthmore (1878). ESTHER TOWNSEND MOORE, Registrar and Secretary to the President. A. B., Swarthmore (1873). Member of j B K. SARAH MARCH NOWELL, Librarian. 9 Officers of the Alumni Association, Incorporated 1882. President: WILLIAM H. RIDGWAY, 75. ' ice-Presidents: IK (RACE L. DILW )RTH, ' 84, ELIZABETH B. SMEDLEY, ' 87, EDWIN P. BOND, 94. S carta ry : Treasurer : ALICE W. TITUS. ' 90. WILLIAM J. HALL, yS. Board of Directors: HOWARD WHITE, Jr., ' 95, HANNAH CLOTHIER LICLL. ' gr, GE( )RGE L. PENNOCK, ' 83, JOHN L. CARVER, ' 93, SARAH HALL STIRLING. ' 84. ABBY MARY HALL, ' 90, 20 I if! T I SI i; il II H, l ililli , ' li. " il ' i ' ilii ' il ' l ' i ' li ' I M I I Dllil M ii i ii I.J. i in ii ' .. 1 1 1 ' iiM V I ,i r INCE Swarthmore lias mourned the loss of our illustrious ally, ninety-eight, how many times has the clock in Collection Hal swung its pendulum slowly back and forth? We won ' t count up. Often enough, at any rate, to make us realize that ninety- nine will soon be reckoned with Swarthmore ' s past, and shortly make her debut on life ' s stage. And we inquire, with what suc- cess ? But we don ' t have to stretch our imaginations far to make a fair estimate of her future, since witnessing the last Shakespeare evening. It is true the footlight triumphs have vanished, the flowers are withered, and the excitement is over ; all these have gone, but not an impression made on the audience. A clear vision of ninety-nine ' s future, and comparatively brilliant it appears, too. not at all a reflection of her past, strange as it may seem. ' We see. in the motley procession floating before our eyes, numerous, charming Rosalinds, sweet Celias, shy Jessicas, and daring Juliets, going forth to break hearts and lose their own, to say nothing of the brave Orlandos. Romeos, and Bassanios. Following close upon this array of the sublime come the ridiculous Touchstones, making clowns of themselves for society in general, and hand in hand behind them the foolish Williams and Audreys. Poor things ! they haven ' t sense enough to know how silly they really are, or rather, poor ninety-nine, for having to harbor such weak minds. It is onlv justice, how- ever, to say they have few grasping Shylocks or scheming Lady Macbeths. They still have some things to be congratulated upon. While lamenting the loss of an Antony to move the world to tears by his powerful oratory, his place is ade- quately filled by stern Petrucios. who will move their Katharines to swear that mustard without beef is delicious. Let us hope, for the sake of peace, the Katharines will all prove as gentle and submissive as their model. Titania is still queen of a host of fairies, who gracefully wave their magic wands, but instead of falling in love with a hideous Bottom she leads them into gloomy college settlement quarters, where they will teach the little ebony colored waifs to personate Queen Katharine and Shylock in imitation of their classmates, and help them grow to be famous men and women. Thus, in their parts, they all remain, though some have a different offer. Thev all will sins: the old refrain: " Dear Swarthmore, how we love her! ' ' 22 Class of ' 99, OFFICERS. Presidents : Richard J. Bond, ist Term; John P. Broomell, 2d Term. ' ice-Presidents: Calvin F. Crovvell, ist Term; J. Serrill Verlenden, 2d Term. Secretaries: Mary E. Seaman, 1st Term; Edith Flitcraft. 2d Term. Treasurers : Levis M. Booth, 1st T.rm: Anna Bradbury. 2d Term. Historian M. Katharine Lackey. Prophetess, Emily W. Carter. Presenter, Levis M. Booth. Ivy Poetess Mary G. Leiper. Ivy Orator, Benjamin A. Thomas. Poetess Annie Lodge. Motto " Spectcmur agendo. " Yell : " Zip-a-zip-a-sip-a-zinc ! Swarthmore! Sivarthmore! ' 99- ' 2 3 Senior Class, ARTS. John Pearl Broomell, AT ■. Baltimore, Md. Anna B. Eisenhower, Norristown, Pa. Edith Flitcraft Woodstown, N. J. Gilbert L. Hall Brentwood, L. I. Lillian J. McDowell, II B New York, N. Y. Mary E. Seaman, 11 B Brooklyn, N. Y. Benjamin A. Thomas Abrams, Pa. LETTERS. Mary E. Armstrong Lansdowne, Pa. Mary G. Ball, K K 1 ' Merchantville. N.J. Anna Bradbury .. Richmond, Ind. Em i i.y W. Carter, 111! Buffalo, N. Y. Mabel C. Gillespie, If If r Allegheny, Pa. M. Katharine Lackey Atlantic City, N. J. Mary Gray Leiper, Wallingford, Pa. Jane E. Linvill Philadelphia, Pa. Ali ce Li ppi ncott, If A 6 Riverton, N. J. H elen S. Moore, If A 9 Atlantic City, N. J. Marshall Pancoast : Mickleton, N. J. Annie B. Parrisii, lllit Woodbury, N. J. Emily R. Underiiill Glen Head, N. Y. Elizabeth E. Willits, If A 6 Glen Cove, N. Y. 24 SCIENCE. Levis M. Booth At Chester Pa - Calvin F. Crowell •■ Mocrestown, N. J. Annie Lodge, • Philadelphia, Pa. Walter H. Lippincott, K t Riverton. N. J. ENGINEERING. Richard J. Bond. K 2 U PP er Darb Pa - J. Serrill Verlenden, Kt Darby. Pa. Ex-Members of ' 99. Annie (Baldwin) Sloat, Bird T. Baldwin, Alice C. Bartram, Mary C. Bell, Lucretia S. Blankenburg, K K r, Pauline Broomell, K A 6, Eleanor L. Cass, K K r, Roland B. Flitcraft, A T, Mary E. Hutchinson, n B , Clarence La Motte, Florence M. Levick, Helen S. Marshall, K K r, Horace W. McFetridge, K f, Helen E. Morrison, Elizabeth M. Purdy. K K V, Edward Y. Rich, Nei.lte D. Steward, George B. Stevens. K S, Marion A. Stutzbach, Emma B. Wallace, K A 6, Georgie Walter, TI B , Louis S. Walton, K , Charles H. White, K S, Abraham W. Whitson, E ERETT F. WlLLITS, Mabel Waln Wills. 25 Personalia of Class of ' 99 Mary E. Armstrong, Lansdowne, Pa., Letters. " Slic keeps her tempered mind serene and pure. " Prepared at Jackson High School, Michigan; member Somerville Literary Society; President Kranzchen. Mary Gertrude Ball, K K f, Merchantville, N. J., Letters. " Be good and you ' ll be happy, but you ' ll miss a lot of fun. " Prepared at Friends ' Central School, Philadelphia; member Somerville Literary Society; Recording Secretary Sigma Chap- ter, Second Term, Sophomore Year; President Sigma Chapter, Second Term, Junior Year; President S. L. S., First Term, Senior Year; member G. A. C. Richard J. Bond, A " I, 6 X E, Upper Darby, Pa., Engineering. " To rule in polities as well as wit. " Prepared at Friends ' Central School, Philadelphia; member S. C. A. A.: member Camera Club; Class Track Manager, Second Term, Sophomore Year; member all Class Athletic Teams; member Track Team, ' 97, ' 98; member State Inter- Collegiate Athletic Association Track Team, ' 97, ' 98; member Swarthmore Mott Haven Track Team, ' 97, ' 98; member Hockey Team; President Class, First Term, Senior Year. Levis Miller Booth, A T, Chester, Pa., Science. ' ' God bless thy lungs! " Graduate of Friends ' Central School, Philadelphia; member College Foot-ball Team, Seasons ' 96, ' 97, and ' 98; member Swarthmore College Musical Association; President Association, Junior Year; member College Glee Club, Junior Year; Assist- 26 ant Business Manager, ' 99 Halcyon; member Joseph Leidy Scientific Society; President, Second Term, Senior Year; member Class Foot-ball, Hockey, Relay, and Track Teams; member Eunomian Literary Society; Librarian, First Term, Senior Year; Censor, Second Term, Senior Year; Vice-President Class, First Term, Junior Year; Treasurer Class, First Term, Senior Year; member Swarthmore College Athletic Association; President Association, Senior Year; Toastmaster Class, Junior Year; Class Presenter, Senior Year. Anna Bradbury, Richmond, Ind., Letters. " Beware a woman mathematical. " Prepared at Public High School, Richmond, Ind.; member Somerville Literary Society; Censor Sigma Chapter, First Term, Junior Year; member Joseph Leidy Scientific Society; member Classical Club; member G. A. C; eligible for Lucretia Mott Fellowship; Treasurer of Class, Second Term, Senior Year. John P. Broomell, J V, Baltimore, Md., Arts. " An unutterable genius whose merit is placidity. " Prepared for College at Friends ' Elementary and High School, Baltimore, Md.; member College Mandolin Club, Seasons ' 97, ' 98, and ' 99; Manager, Season ' 09; member College Lacrosse Team, Seasons ' 96, ' 97, ' 98, and ' 99; Captain, ' 99; member Track Team, ' 97, ' 98, and ' 99; member Gymnastic Team, ' 96, ' 97, ' 98, and ' 99; Substitute Relay Team, ' 98; member Class Foot-ball, Lacrosse, Track, Relay, Base-ball, Basket-ball, and Hockey Teams; member staff, ' 99 Halcyon; member Phoenix Staff, Vols. XVII, XVIII; Editor-in-Chief, Vol. XVIII; member Joseph Leidy Scientific Society; member Eunomian Literary Society: Recording Secretary, Second Term, Freshman Year; Corresponding Secretary, First Term, Sophomore Year; Vice-President, Second Term, Junior Year; President, First Term, Senior Year; member Swarthmore College Athletic Association; Track Man- ager, Senior Year; Treasurer Class, First Term, Freshman Year; Class Historian, Second Term. Freshman Year; Class Poet, Second Term, Junior Year; member Sophomore-Freshman Oratorical Team, Sophomore Year; member Swarthmore College Musical Association; Class President, Second Term, Senior Year. Emily Willets Carter. 77 B I , Buffalo, N. Y., Letters. " Such a pair of dark, vivid, and eloquent eyes! " Prepared at Belmont Academy. Belmont. N. Y. ; member Somerville Literary Society; Censor Sigma Chapter, First Term, Sophomore Year; Librarian S. L. S., First Term, Sophomore Year; member Girls ' . Glee Club, ' 96, ' 97, ' 98; Secretary of Class, First Term, Junior Year; member G. A. C; Head Tennis Department, First Term, Junior Year; President, First Term, Senior Year; Class Prophetess, Senior Year, 27 Calvin Freeman Crowell, Moorestown, N. J., Science. " The down upon his lip Lay like tlic shadow of a budding kiss. " Prepared at Friends ' High School. Moorestown, N. J.; member Eunomian Literary Society; Recording Secretary, First Term, Sophomore Year; Librarian, Second Term. Junior Year; member S. C. A. A.; Auditor S. C. A. A., Senior Year; member Class Athletic Teams; Vice-President of Class, First Term, Senior Year; Secretary Joseph Leidy Scientific Society, Second Term, Junior Year; President J. L. S. S., First Term, Senior Year; member Camera Club; Secretary and Treasurer Camera Club, First Term, Junior Year; President Camera Club, First Term, Senior Year; Commencement Speaker. Anna Belle Eisenhower, Norristown, Pa., Arts. " So wise, so young, in face so fair. " Prepared for college at Norristown High School, Pa.; member Somerville Literary Society; Recording Secretary. First Term, Sophomore Year; President Sigma Chapter, First Term, Junior Year; Class Treasurer, First Term. Sophomore Year; Class Secretary, Second Term, Junior Year; member ' 99 Halcyon Staff; Secretary G. A. C. Second Term. Junior Year; member Joseph Leidy Scientific Society; member Classical Club; President Student Government, Second Term, Senior Year; Winner Prize for Distinguished Scholarship, Junior Year; Commencement Speaker; eligible for Lucretia Mott Fellowship. Edith Flitcraft, Woodstown, N. J., Arts. " Just good-natured, that ' s all, and not pretentious. " Prepared at Bacon Academy, Woodstown, N. J.; member Somerville Literary Society; Recording Secretary Sigma Chapter, First Term, Sophomore Year; member Classical Club; Treasurer G. A. C, First Term. Senior Year; eligible for Lucretia Mott Fellowship; Class Secretary. Second Term. Senior Year. Mabel Clare Gillespie, K K F, Allegheny City, Pa., Letters. " Glances arc the first billets-doux of love. " M mber Somerville Literary Society; Class Poetess, Freshman Year; Secretary of Class, First Term, Freshman Year; member Girls ' Glee Club, Freshman Year; member ' 99 Basket-ball Team, ' 96, ' 97, ' 98; member Phoenix Staff, Volumes XVI, XVII, XVIII; Associate Editor, ' 99 Halcyon Staff; member G. A. C. 28 Gilbert Lewis Hall, Brentwood, N. Y., Arts. " Let him be kept from paper, pen, and ink, So lie may cease to write and learn to think. " Prepared at Friends ' Academy; member Eunomian Literary Society; Corresponding Secretary, Second Term. Sophomore Year; Librarian, First Term, Junior Year; Vice-President, First Term. Senior Year; President, Second Term, Senior Year: member Eunomian-Sigma Team, Junior and Senior Years: winner of Hicks Prize. Junior Year: member Oratorical Team for Sproul Prize: member Class Track. Base-ball. Lacrosse, and Basket-ball Teams; member S. C. A. A.: Tennis Manager. Junior Year; Treasurer, Senior Year; member College Lacrosse Team, Season of ' 98; member J. L. S. S.; member Classical Club: member College Glee Club, Season ' 97- ' a8; Treasurer College Musical Association. Senior Year; Contestant for College Ora- tor, Senior Year; President Swarthmore Branch of Pa. Inter-Collegiate Oratorical Union, Senior Year; Delegate to P. I. C. O. U.. Senior Year; Vice-President Young Friends ' Association, Senior Year; Commencement Speaker. Anna Coates Holmes, Philadelphia, Pa., Letters. " Procrastination is the thief of time. " Prepared at Friends ' Central School, Philadelphia; Editor-in-Chief Swarthmore College Glee Book; Class Prophetess. Junior Year; member ' 98 Halcyon Staff; member Somerville Literary Society; Censor Sigma Chapter, First Term, Senior Year. Marie Katharine Lackey, Atlantic City, N. J., Letters. " Something I must invent and paint. " Prepared at Swarthmore Preparatory School, Pa.; member Somerville Literary Society; President Omicron Chapter. First Term, Junior Year; Censor Omicron Chapter. First Term, Sophomore Year; Class Historian, Sophomore Year: member ' 99 Halcyon btaff; member G. A. C. : Class Historian, Senior Year. Mary G. Leiper, Wallingford, Pa., Letters. " A man convinced against his will Remaincth of the same opinion still. " Prepared at Miss Williamson ' s, Media, Pa.; member Somerville Literary Society; eligible for Lucretia Mott Fellowship: Ivy Poetess, Senior Year. 29 Jane Eachus Linvill, Philadelphia, Pa., Letters. " Be to her virtues very kind, Be to her faults a little blind. " Prepared at Friends ' Central School. Philadelphia; member Somerville Literary Society; Librarian, First Term, Senior Year; member Executive Committee Young Friends ' Association, Junior Year; member Classical Club; member G. A. C. Alice Lippincott, K A 6, Riverton, N. J., Letters. " Oh, coward conscience, how dost thou afflict me! " Prepared at Westfield Friends ' School; member Somerville Literary Society; Secretary of Class, First Term, Sophomore Year; Secretary Somerville Literary Society, Second Term, Sophomore Year; Captain ' 99 Basket-ball Team, Junior Year; Vice-President Co-operative Student Government, Second Term, Junior Year; member G. A. C. Walter H. Lippincott, P K W, Riverton, N. J., Science. " Of all wild beasts preserve me front a tyrant; of all tame, a flatterer. " Prepared at De Lancey School, Philadelphia; member Delphic Literary Society; member Joseph Leidy Scientific Society; member Swarthmore College Athletic Association; Vice-President, Junior Year; member College and State Track Teams, Seasons ' 96, ' 97, ' 98; member Inter-Collegiate Athletic Association Track Team, Seasons, ' 96, ' 97, 98; holder Freshman Record in Mile Walk; Assistant Foot-ball Manager, Sophomore Year; Foot-ball Manager, Senior Year; member Class Foot-ball, Base-ball, Track, Hockey, and Lacrosse Teams since entering College; Assistant Business Manager Phoenix, Volume XVII; Business Manager Phccnix. Volume XVIII; Business Manager ' 99 Halcyon; President of Class, Second Term, Junior Year. Annie Lodge, Paulsboro, N. J., Science. " Oh, for a lodge in sonic vast wilderness! " Prepared at Friends ' Central School, Philadelphia; member Somerville Literary Society; member Joseph Leidy Scien- tific Society; member Phccnix Staff, Volumes XVII and XVIII; member ' 99 Halcyon Staff; Secretary J. L. S. S., First. Term, Junior Year; Class Poetess, Sophomore Year; Class Prophetess, Junior Year; member G. A. C. ; eligible for Lucretia Mott Fellowship; Class Poetess, Senior Year. 3° Helen S. Moore, K A 9, Atlantic City, N. J., Letters. " What arc the wild waves saying? " Prepared at May ' s Landing; member Somerville Literary Society; Secretary of Class, Second Term, Freshman Year; Captain ' 99 Basket-ball Team, Freshman and Sophomore Yeais; Contestant in Freshman-Sophomore Oratorical Contest in Freshman Year; Class Historian, Junior Year; member ' 99 Halcyon Staff. Marshall Pancoast, Mickleton, N. Y., Letters. " Behold! I ant a poet. " Prepared at Friends ' Central School, Philadelphia; member Eunomian Literary Society; member Library Committee, Second Term, Sophomore Year, and Second Term, Junior Year; Vice-President, First Term, Junior Year, and Second Term, Senior Year; Censor. First Term, Senior Year; Vice-President of Class, Second Term, Junior Year; winner Second Prize in Sproul Oratorical Contest, Junior Year; Contestant for position of College Orator, Senior Year; member Classical Club; mem- ber Class Track and Relay Teams, Sophomore Year; member Class Base-ball, Lacrosse, and Basket-ball Teams; member Col- lege Gymnasium Team, Junior Year and Senior Year; Captain in Senior Year; member S. C. A. A.; Commencement Speaker. Anne B. Parrish, IJ B , Woodbury, N. J., Letters. " She ' s beautiful, and therefore to be zvoo ' d; She ' s a woman, therefore to be won. " Member Somerville Literary Society; Treasurer of Class, First Term, Sophomore Year; member ' 99 Basket-ball Team, Sophomore, Junior, and Senior Years; member G. A. C. Mary Elizabeth Seaman, 77 B 0, Brooklyn, N. Y., Arts. " Her resistless eloquence ivielded at will that fierce democracy. ' Prepared at Brooklyn High School; member Somerville Literary Society; member Library Committee. First Term. Sophomore Year; Secretary Young Friends ' Association, Sophomore Year; College Settlement Elector, ' 97, ' 98, ' 99; member Sophomore Team in Freshman-Sophomore Oratorical Contest; member ' 99 Halcyon Staff; Secretary and Treasurer Svvarth- more Branch Inter-Collegiate Oratorical Union; President Omicron Chapter, S. L. S., Second Term. Junior Year; Treasurer of Class, First Term, Junior Year; Secretary Classical Club, Junior Year; winner First Prize in Sproul Contest. Junior Year; Secretary Class, First Term, Senior Year; member Phamix Staff, Volume XVIII; College Orator for Inter-Collegiate Oratorical Contest; Commencement Speaker; eligible for Lucretia Mott Fellowship. Benjamin Abraham Thomas, Abrams, Pa., Arts. " Oh. cos, cos, cos. my pretty littlc(f) cos! " Prepared at Friends ' Central School. Philadelphia; member Delphic Literary Society: Recording Secretary, Second Term, Sophomore Year; Treasurer, First Term, Junior Year; Censor. Second Term. Junior Year; President. First Term, Senior Year: member Oratorical Team for Underwood Prize; Vice-President of Class. Second Term, Junior Year; Vice-President Joseph Leidy Scientific Society, First Term. Senior Year: Vice-President Swarthmore Branch Pa. Inter-Collegiate Oratorical Union, Senior Year: member Young Friends ' Association; Vice-President. Junior Year; Secretary. Senior Year; Vice-President S. C. A. A.. Senior Year: member Classical Club; member Oratorical Team for Sproul Prize. Junior Year; Contestant for position of College Orator, Senior Year; member ' 99 Halcyon Stafif; member Class Foot-ball, Base-ball, Hockey, Lacrosse. Relay, and Track Teams; member College Lacrosse Team. ' 97, ' 98, ' 99; member College Foot-ball Team. Season of ' 98; Ivy Orator. Senior Year. Emily R. Underbill, Glen Plead, X. Y., Letters. " Man delights not nw. " Prepared at Friends ' Academy, N. Y. ; member Somerville Literary Society: Librarian, First Term, Junior Year; President. Second Term. Senior Year: Secretary Co-operative Student Government. Second Term, Junior Year: President. Second Term. Senior Year; Associate Editor Phoenix. Volume XVIII; Secretary Kranzchen; member Young Friends ' Association; member Classical Club; member G. A. C. ; Commencement Speaker; eligible for Lucretia Mott Fellowship. Jacob Serrill Verlenden, K ¥, 6 N E, Darby, Pa., Engineering. " Plague! If they ain ' t sompin ' in work ' at kind 0 ' goes ag ' in my convictions. ' ' Prepared at Friends ' Central School, Philadelphia; member Swarthmore College Athletic Association; member Joseph Leidy Scientific Society; member State Track Team. ' gy. member College Foot-ball Team, ' 96. ' 97, ' 98: member all Class Athletic Teams since entering College; Vice-President of Class, Second Term, Senior Year. Elizabeth Eames Willits, A ' A 6, Glen Cove, X. Y.. Letters. " The end crowns all. " Prepared at Friends ' Academy, N. Y.; member Somerville Literary Society; Treasurer, First Term, Junior Year; Corre- sponding Secretary. First Term, Senior Year; Contestant in Sophomore-Freshman Oratorical Contest, Sophomore Year: member Junior Oratorical Team; Secretary Girls ' Athletic Club. First Term, Junior Year. 3 2 Class of 1900, OFFICERS. Presidents: Otley E. Jackson, ist Term: George M. Lamp.. 2d T?rm. Vice-Presidents: Joseph C. Haines, ist Term: Joseph C. Haines, 2d Term. Secretaries : J. Ethel Thompson, ist Term; Lucy Bancroft, 2d Term. Treasurers : Anna H. Lippincott, ist Term; George L. Bean. 2d Term. Orator, - Davis Jackson. Poetess Mary S. Haviland. Prophetess Caroline F. Comly. Toastmastcr Robert L. Brownfield. Motto: " Nil Dcsperanduin. " Yell: " iqoo! Sis! Boom! Ah! Swarthmore! Szvarthmore ! ■Rah! ' Rah! ' Rah! " 33 Junior Class, ARTS. Lucy Bancroft, n B , Wilmington. Del. Anna Gillingham Topeka, Kan. Edmund A. Harvey, Brandywine Summit. Pa. Mary S. Haviland Brooklyn. N. Y. Margery Pyle, K A 6, London Grove, Pa. LETTERS. A. Mary Brown. s Cornwall. X. Y. Florence E. Christy Bloomfield. Canada. Caroline F. Comly. K A G Philadelphia. Pa. Helen M. Fogg Philadelphia. Pa. Joseph C. Haines Mickleton, N. J. Anna H. Lippincott, K A 9, Riverton, N. J. Jessie M. Lukens Philadelphia. Pa. Edna X. Miller. K A 6, Lancaster. Pa. E. Mae Myers, Kennett Square. Pa. Katharine Pfeiffer. K K r, Camden, X. J. Helen T. Sullivan, E A e, Moorestown. X. J. J. Ethel Thompson. K K r. Baltimore. Md. Edith M. Wilson. K A 0, Bloomfield. Canada. Margaret Eves Millville. Pa. Anna K. Himes, K K r, - New Oxford. Pa. 36 SCIENCE. Paul Darlington Darling, Pa. Roger B. Faroujiar, Jr., KJ, Rockville, Md. A. Davis Jackson - Nine Points. Pa. George M. Lamb, Jr., AT, Baltimore. Md. Alice M. Lukens Swarthmore, Pa. William H. Thatcher, AT, Wilmington. Del. ENGINEERING. George L. Bean, Philadelphia, Pa. Robert L. Brown field, Jr., K i, Philadelphia. Pa. John W. Coles, AT, Camden, N. J. Otley E. Jackson, Nine Points. Pa. IRREGULARS. Howard N. Cassel, K , Marietta, Pa. Ethel Griest, Reading, Pa. Mary R. Hicks Avondale, Pa. Lenore Houston, n B I , Lancaster, Pa. Elizabeth P. Speakman Wilmington. Del. Mabel W. Latimer, II B Wilmington, Del. 37 Ex-Members of 1900. Benjamin Bachrach, K 2, B. Franklin Bean, Katharine L. Brooke, K K r, Lydia B. Clothier, K A 6, Jennie Coker, K K r, Lester Collins. Norman C. Dunn. Leslie C. Derrick, George B. Evans. Earnest A. Gill, K 1, Lucy C. Grumbine, John K. Harper, a T. M. Elizabeth Hayiland, Edna R. Johnston, K K r, Aubrey C. Kretschmar, Rebecca E. Lloyd, WlLLARD S. MEARS, Victor T. Meyer. Elizabeth W. Parrish, Bertha H. Phillips, Mabel A. Powell, John Roach, E •?, Emily P. (Shelmire) Passmore. E. Alford Stabler. Chester J. Tyson, James V. Watson, K S, Antoinette Wegert. Wm. E. Wolyerton. Mabel F. Woodward. 38 Sophomore Oration, HUCYDIDES wrote of the battles of the Greeks, Livy, of the glorious achievements of the Romans, and Patrick Henry stirred with his eloquence the patriots of America, and drove them to their war of independence. I would set before you the wondrous deeds of the illustrious Class of 1901 ! We set foot within these College halls on the twenty-second of September, 1897, a large class, an enormous class, a huge class of fifty-nine members. And did we lose as individuals what we gained in numbers ? Nay, our heads are the largest in College ! But, oh, our greatest virtue, our originality ! Have ye heard how the nineteen hundreds got Class hats, and how we followed their example? Have ye seen these glorious productions of an artistic brain? Have ye ad- mired their beauty? How they sit upon one ' s head like a postage stamp upon a letter! But patience, gentle reader, while I force back my tears ! Those hats departed, taken by the wicked, wicked Sophs. Taken from our gaze to be hidden in some damp, dark cellar, midst spiders and mice and rats. Tear-stained were the cheeks 39 of all my classmates, and our hearts were sad as sad could be. In our grief and rage we hazed a nineteen hun- dred, but with silence and great care lest we should rouse his friends. Then we tore their beds apart, and when it did no good we nearly died of grief. But the Dean (oh, may her name live long!), to save us from so sad a death, begged back our hats. And still we hold within our hearts awe for those " naughty-naughts " who braved our wrath and conquered. But let us leave this sad subject ; let us forget the Class elections we must needs take over because we forgot our constitution ; let us forget the spring sports and basket-ball games lost or tied, and think of the noble spirit we have ever displayed. Do you say it has been of no avail ? Nay, intrinsic worth is what we love. The power to work and strive against all odds ! To keep one ' s confidence after many defeats ; to bear in silence the scorn of all ; to generously give up our own pleasure in victory to see those younger than ourselves made happy ! This is true righteousness ; this is the force which slowly but surely will move the world, as our Class has moved the College! And when you would have an inspiring them ' e turn to the annals of the Class of 1901, read of their patience and long suffering, and such eloquence will flow from your lips that the trees and stones will be en- chanted as with the music of Orpheus ! Contributed by a Member of the Class of 1901. 40 Class of J 901. OFFICERS. Presidents : William C. Tyson, 1st Term; J. Edward Downing, 2d Term. Vice-Presidents : T. Arthur Smith. 1st Term; T. Elwood Lightfoot, 2d Term. Secretaries: Helen D. Walker, 1st Term; Sara E. Hubbard, 2d Term. Treasurers : Deborah Ferrier, 1st Term; Elizabeth A. Gilltngham, 2d Term. Orator G. Arthur Seaman. Poetess Cora S. Robbins. Prophetess, May K. Flannery. Toastmaster, T. Walter Gilkyson. Historian, M. Florence Wynn. Motto ; apiora fi6vov. Yell: " Hippity Hip. Kersip, Kcrzum! Swarthmore! Svaartkmorc ! 1901. " 41 Sophomore Class ARTS. Emily M. Atkinson McVeytown, Pa. Fanny B. Cheyxey, K K r, Media, Pa. T. Walter Cilkyson, AT, Phoenixville, Pa. Caroline L. Hawke, K A 6, Piedmont, Ala. Mary F. Hawke, K A 6, Piedmont. Ala. G. Arthur Seaman. ! ;•{• Williamsport, Pa. M. Florence Wynn West Chester, Pa. LETTERS. Susan E. Atkinson, K A 6, Earlington, Ky. Helen A. Cranston, Newport, Del. Elizabeth Dinsmore, K K r, Philadelphia, Pa. J. Edward Downing, East Norwich, N. Y. Edith G. Elmore Brooklyn, N. Y. May K. Flaxnery, New York, N. Y. Gertrude F. Gilbert Flushing. N. Y. Elizabeth L. Gillingiiam Moorestown, N. J. Sara S. Haines, Jenkintown, Pa. 42 William L. Hess Philadelphia. Pa. Anna B. Howard Media. Pa. Sara E. Hubbard Red Bank. N. J. Mary W. Lippincott, K A 9, Riverton. N. J. Martha W. Moore, Phcenixville, Pa. Georgia C. Myers, Kennett Square. Pa. Evelyn S. Nivin Landenburg. Pa. Cora S. Robbins, Jericho. N. Y. Edward Williams, Holicong, Pa. SCIENCE. M. Ida Alley, La Grangeville, N. Y. Deborah H. Ferrier. n B I , Moorestown, N. J. Frank McVaugh, Jr.. AT, Hockessin, Del. J. Wilmer Pancoast, Mickleton, N. J. William C. Tyson Baltimore, Md. Ada Underbill Glen Head. N. V. Gertrude Wright Riverton. N. J. ENGINEERING. Harry N. Benkert, Morton. Pa. Perciyal M. Fogg Philadelphia. Pa. T. Ellwood Lightfoot. K 2, Calcium. Pa. J. Warner Love, AT, Moorestown. N. J. Richard Peters, K , Philadelphia. Pa. Ellwood Ramsay Philadelphia. Pa. Ira Smedley Uwchlan. Pa. T. Arthur Smith, «(t, Philadelphia. Pa. 43 IRREGULARS. L. Carl Blades Elizabeth City, N. C. Sara A. Colson Woodstown. N. J. S. Roxy Corlies, Media, Pa. Chester Cutler Coldstream, Canada. Mary V-Dee Media, Pa. Viola Eckstein : Savannah, Ga. William M. Maule Collins, Pa. Helen D. Walker. KEF, Philadelphia, Pa. =S 44 l.ivl.;,. - , ,: . Class of 1902. OFFICERS. Presidents: Edson S. Harris, ist Term; J. Milton Griscom, 2d Term. I ' icc-Prcsidcnts: Arthur G. Hoadley, ist Term; Mark Ti-iistlethwaite, 2d Term. Secretaries: Anna W. Waters, ist Term; Gertrude P. Griscom, 2d Term. Treasurers: Alma A. Hull, 1st Term; Deborah G. Thomas, 2d Term. Historian Phebe Scheielev. Toast-master ■ Edson S - Harris. p oct S. Arthur Waixen. Prophetess Pheee Sciieibley. Omtor Mark Thistlethwaite. 45 JO.. C L ZftO . 3n i(-tte-hnutf There is a Class in our College, And they are wondrous wise. For they chose a year to come here When thev ' d have us for allies. Then as the winter months came on They hastened in alarm To get some pretty bonnets To keep their young heads warm. They took us for their model As every Class should do, And when they heard that we were naughty Whv, thev were naughty too. And, strange to say, they put them on And wore them right away. The Class before them didn ' t — So the College records say. We ' d heard they were the biggest The College could recall ; But when we went to look at them They weren ' t big at all. 46 At their first Class meeting the Sophomores Gave them cause for some complaint, But Prof. Hoadley heard the racket — He is now their patron saint. They acted very properly And did as they were bid, And rather than sign when they were late Why, back upstairs they slid. And once they had a party At the President ' s pretty home, And when they saw their rooms again — Well — thev wished they hadn ' t come. When ninety-nine and na ughty-one A little gathering had, These wicked little Freshmen Were really very bad. The} ' had comb-concerts on the stairs And made quite much ado ; The Executive had to meet next night- And it was Sundav too. But tales of Freshman-life, 1 fear. Will fill us with frivolity. So we ' ll pause right here with a hearty cheer For the quantity and the quality ! ! 47 Freshman Class ARTS. Elizabeth A. Ashburner Media, Pa. Ethel Beardsley, Swarthmore, Pa. Edith H. Cooley. Plainfield, N. J. Ernest L. Green Media, Pa. Alma A. Hull, Baltimore. Md. Charles E. Price, Swarthmore, Pa. L. Winifred Rogers - Corry, Pa. Helen W. Speakman Wilmington, Del. Alida M. Stephens Manchester, Mass. Clara M. Thomas West Chester, Pa. Anna W. Waters Stroudsburg, Pa. Maude L. Watters, Media, Pa. LETTERS. Elizabeth N. Baker Coatesville, Pa. Frederic C. Brinton West Chester. Pa. Edith Coale, Riverton, N. J. Lina B. Dillistin, Paterson, N. J. Rebecca M. Ely, Philadelphia, Pa. Hilda M. Gansman, Lancaster. Pa, 48 John M. Gates, l K , Tyrone. Pa. Fannie M. Harley Orange, N. J. Arthur H. Jenkins, AT, Gwynedd. Pa. Fred. A. Johnson, - Emporium, Pa. Alice R. Linvill Swarthmore, Pa. Sophie L. S. Nivin Landenburg. Pa. Mary B. Richards Toughkenamon. Pa. Helen I. Rogers Merchantville, N. J. Phebe Scheibley Duncannon. Pa. Mark Thistlethwaite, Richmond, Ind. Deborah G. Thomas, n B l , Philadelphia, Pa. Catherine E. Way, Philadelphia. Pa. Bertha C. Weaver ■ Fox Chase. Pa. Edith M. Winder, Richmond. Ind. SCIENCE. Joseph Bilderback, tlit, Salem, N. J. J. Milton Griscom, i k + Salem. N. J. Arthur G. Hoadley, $ K . Swarthmore. Pa. T. Stockton Matthews, AT, Baltimore. Md. Ramond Mowers Camden, N. J. William M. Muschert, AT ' . Trenton, N. J. Margaret M. Patterson Philadelphia. Pa. Margaret H. Taylor, Woodstown, N. J. Robert H. Walker, AT, Baltimore. Md. Mabel E. Wilson Selma. Ohio. ENGINEERING. Herbert Buchanan. J K t ■ Philadelphia. Pa. Charles R. Durnall. Swarthmore, Pa. Albert P. Hall, Jr., AT West Chester, Pa. Edson S. Harris Philadelphia, Pa. 49 Nathan H. M annakee, K 2, Washington, D. C. William W. Powell, K 2 Swarthmore, Pa. Elliott Richardson, Byberry. Pa. Ernest J. Taylor, K 2, Nuttallburg, W. Va. Elmor J. Temple Lionville. Pa. Jacob P. Temple Ward. Pa. S. Arthur Wallen, Swarthmore, Pa. Albert M. Williams Holicong. Pa. Edward H. Worth, f K +■, Coatesville, Pa. IRREGULARS. William Wallace Barr, K 2, Escanaba, Mich. Fre derick G. Bell, K 2, Salisbury. Md. Mary C. Birch Burlington, N. J. Grace A. Blakelee, K K r Pasadena. Cal. Edward P. Brooke Oakdale, Md. Caroline Clothier, K A 9, Wvnnewood, Pa. Elyeretta Cutler, Coldstream, Canada. Luna H. Dickson, Media, Pa. Norma Eckstein Savannah, Ga. Marion Farouhar Sandy Snring. Md. Margaret Gleim, Lansdowne. Pa. Gertrude P. Griscom Pottsville. Pa. Emma Gillingham Holloway N. Manchester. Ind. Anna M. Jackson, New York, N. Y. Mary Cooper Johnson, Philadelphia. Pa. Edgar L. Meyer St. George s, Bermuda. Howard D. Pfeiffer, Camden, N. J. Irma V. Pyle Jersey City. N. J. Alice P. Tabor, Rochester, N. Y. 5° illftMVi pW I ' lflWjllllJl £$ unomian omerv ille Delphic s£$ Eunomian Literary Society, Motto: — " L ' n itas profectus pcrpctuitas. ' I st Term. Johx P. Broomell. ' 99; Gilbert L. Hall. " 99: W. Lyndon Hess, 1901; Joseph C. Haines. 1900: Marshall Paxcoast. " 99: William C. Tyson, 1901: Levis M. Booth, ' 99; J. Edward Downing. 1901: Ira Smedley. 1901: Edgar L. Meyer. 1902: Frederic C. Brixton, 1902: OFFICERS. Presidents : 1 ' iee-Presidcnts: Recording Secretaries: Corresponding Secretaries: Censors : Treasurers: Librarians: Library Committees: 5 2 2d Term. Gilbert L. Hall, ' 99. Marshall Pancoast, ' 99. Ira Smedley, 1901. J. Edward Downing, 1901. Levis M. Booth. ' 99. Harry N. Bexkert. 1901. Joseph C. Haixes. 1900. Edmund A. Harvey. 1900. J. Wilmer Paxcoast, 1901. Jacob P. Temple. 1902. Fredertc C. Brixtox. 1902 Levis M. Booth, John P. Broom ell. Edmund A. Harvey, Harry N. Benkert, J. Edward Downing, T. Walter Gilkyson, Frederic C. Brinton, Edgar L. Meyer, Members. ' 99. Marshall Pancoast. 1900. 1901. William C. Tyson. 1902. Calvin F. Crowell, Gilbert L. Hall, Joseph C. Haines. W. Lyndon Hess, J. Wilmer Pancoast, Ira Smedley, Charles E. Price, Jacob P. Temple. S3 Somerville Literary Society Motto: — " Suaviter in Modo, Fortitcr in Re. " Color: — White. Society Paper : — Phrenaskia. 1st Term. Mary G. Ball, ' 99; Caroline L. Hawke, 1901 ; Elizabeth E. Willits, ' 99: Sara S. Haines, 1901: Jane E. Linvill, ' 99: Alice P. Tabor, 1901: Viola Eckstein, 1901; OFFICERS. Presidents: Recording Secretaries : Corresponding Secretaries: Treasurers: Librarians: Library Comm ittees: Sigma Chapter. Vice-Presidents : Helen M. Fogg, ' 99, 1st Term: Florence E. Christy, 1900, 2d Term. Recording Secretaries : Elizabeth L, Gillingitam, 1901, 1st Term; Elizabeth Dinsmore, 1901, 2d Term. Censors: Anna C. Holmes, ' 99, 1st Term: May K. Flannery, 1901, 2d Term. Chapter Officers. 2d Term. Emily R. Underbill. ' 99. Elizabeth L. Gillingham, igoi. Lucy Bancroft, 1900. Gertrude Wright, 1901. Alice P. Tabor. 1901. Ada Underbill. 1901. Alma A. Hull, 1902. Omicron Chapter. Vice-Presidents: J. Ethel Thompson, 1900, 1st Term; Helen T. Sullivan, 1900, 2d Term. Recording Secretaries: Helen D. Walker, 1901, 1st Term; Mary B. Richards, 1901, 2d Term. Censors: Ada Underiiill, 1901, 1st Term; L. Winifred Rogers, 1901, 2d Term. 54 Mary E. Armstrong, Mary G. Ball, Anna Bradbury, F.mii.y W. Carter, Anna B. Eisenhower, Edith Flitcraft, Helen M. Fogg, Mabel C. Gillespie, Anna C. Holmes, M. Katharine Lackey ' , Lucy Bancroft, A. Mary Brown, Florence E. Christy, Caroline F. Comly, Margaret Eyes, Anna Gillincham, Ethel Griest, Mary S. Haviland, Mary R. Hicks, Anna K. Himes, Lenore Houston, Mabel W. Latimer, Members. ' 99. 1900. Mary G. Leiper, Jane E. Linvill, Alice Lippincott, Annie Lodge, Lillian J. McDowell, Helen S. Moore, Annie B. Parrisii, Mary E. Seaman, Emily R. Underbill. Elizabeth E. Willits. Anna H. Lippincott, Alice M. Lukens, Jessie M. Lukens, Edna M. Miller, Martha W. Moore, E. Mae Myers, Katharine Pfeiffer, Margery Pyle, Elizabeth P. Speakman, Helen T. Sullivan, J. Ethel Thompson, Edith M. Wilson. M. Ida Alley, Emily M. Atkinson, Susan E. Atkinson, Grace A. Blakelee, 1901. 55 Fanny B. Cheyney, Sara A. Colson, S. Roxy Corlies, Helen A. Cranston, Mary V-Dee, Elizabeth Dinsmore, Viola Eckstein, Edith G. Elmore, Deborah H. Ferrier, May K. Flannery, Gertrude F. Gilbert, Elizabeth L. Gillingham, Sara S. Haines, Caroline L. Hawke, Mary B. Hawke, Emma G. Holloway, Elizabeth A. Ashburner, Elizabeth N. Baker, Ethel Beardsley, Caroline Clothier, Edith Coale, Edith H. Cooley, Elveretta Cutler, Lina B. Dii.ltstjn, Norma Eckstein, Rebecca M. Ely. Marion Farquiiar, Hilda M. Gansman, Margaret Gleim, Gertrude Griscom, Fannie M. Harley, Marie A. Kemp Hoadley, Rachel L. Hutchinson, Caroline A. Lukens, Helen D. Walker. 1902. Sorores in Collegio. 56 Anna B. Howard, Mary C. Johnson, Amy W. Knickerbocker, Mary W. Lippincott, Georgia C. Myers, Evelyn Nivin, Mary B. Richards, Cora S. Robbins, L. Winifred Rogers, Alice P. Tabor, Margaret H. Taylor Ada Underiiill, Alma A. Hull, Anna M. Jackson, Mary C. Johnson, Alice R. Linvill, Sophie L. S. Nivin, Margaret M. Patterson, Irma V. Pyle, Helen I. Rogers, Helen W. Speakman, Alida M. Stephens, Deborah G. Thomas, Anna W. Waters, Maude L. Watters, Catherine E. Way, Bertha C. Weaver. Beatrice Magill, Esther T. Moore, Alice W. Titus. Associate Members. Emma L. Beardsley. Violet M. Birdsall, Sarah D. Coale. Jennie L. Day, Mary V. Mitchell Green, M. D., Lydia Hall, Emma G. Hayes, Rachel Hilborn, Susan W. Lippincott, Rebecca C. Longstreth Ella Michener, Esther T. Moore, Catherine Underbill, Mary Willets, Hannah H. Woodnut. Honorary Members. Elizabeth Powell Bond, Susan J. Cunningham, Phcebe W. Foulke, Myrtie E. Furman, M. O.. : Esther J. (Trimble) Lippincott, Mary A. Livermore, : Lucretia Mott, Sarah M. Nowell, Ellen H. (Evans) Price, A. M. Olivia Rodham, A. B., Maria L. Sanford, Annie Shoemaker, Helen (Comly) White, A. B., Helen (Magill) White. Deceased. 57 Delphic Literary Society, Motto: — Ovdev avev Rovov. Society Paper: — The Delphic Oracle. J st Term. Benjamin A. Thomas, ' 99; William H. Thatcher. 1900: G. Arthur Seaman, 1901 : William M. Maule, 1901 : Thomas E. Lightfoot, 1901; John W. Coles, 1900: Otley E. Jackson, 1900; J. Warner E. Love, 1901; Roger B. Farquhar, Jr., 1900; OFFICERS. Presidents: Vice-Presidents : Recording Secretaries: Corresponding Secretaries: Censors: Treasurers: Librarians: Library Committees: 58 2d Term. George L. Bean, 1900. Otley E. Jackson, 1900. Edward Williams, 1901. Richard Peters, Jr.. 1901. A. Davis Jackson, 1900. Thomas E. Lightfoot, 1901. J. Warner E. Love, 1901. Ernest J. Taylor, 1902. Percival M, Fogg, 1901. Walter H. Lipptncott, George L. Bean, John W. Coles, Roger B. Farquhar, Ji Percival M. Fogg, Thomas E. Lightfoot, J. Warner E. Love, William M. Maule, Wm. W. Barr, Edward P. Brooke, Ernest L. Green. J. Milton Griscom, Albert P. Hall, Jr., Edson S. Harris, Fred. A. Johnson, Members. ' 99. 1900. William H. Thatcher. 190J. Edward Williams. 1902. Benjamin A. Thomas. A. Davis Jackson, Otley E. Jackson, George M. Lamb, Jr. Richard Peters, Jr., Ellwood Ramsay, Jr. G. Arthur Seaman, T. Arthur Smith. Nathan H. Mannakee, T. Stockton Matthews, Ernest J. Taylor, Mark Thistlethwaite, Robert H. Walker, S. Arthur Wallen, Albert M. Williams. 59 Classical Club Alma A. Hull, 1902, Executive Committee : Margery Pyle, 1900, President: Prof. Ferris W. Price. Vice-President: Alice W. Titus. Secretary: Helen Moore Fogg, 1900. G. Arthur Seaman, 1901. President and Secretary, ex-oiKcio. Members. Dr. Wm. Hyde Appleton, Dean Eliz. Powell Bond, Dr. Wm. I. Hull, Sarah M. Nowell, Prof. Ferris W. Price. Anna B. Eisenhower, Benjamin A. Thomas, John P. Broomell, Edith Flitcraft, Lucy Bancroft, Anna Gillingham, Margery Pyle, ' 99. Elizabeth E. Willets, M. Katharine Lackey, Mary E. Seaman, Marshall Pancoast, J 900. E. Mae Myers, Mary A. Brown, Edmund A. Harvey, Gilbert L. Hall, Jane E. Linvill, Anna Bradbury, Emily R. Underbill. Edith M. Wilson, Helen M. Fogg, Mary S. Haviland. Georgia C. Myers, T. Walter Gilkyson Mary B. Hawke, Caroline L. Hawke, J. Edward Downing. Alma A. Hull, J901. Evelyn Nivin, Edith G. Elmore, Amy Knickerbocker, W. Lyndon Hess. G A. Seaman, 1902. Edith H. Cooley, Emma G. Halloway. 60 REORGANIZED AS THE JOSEPH LEIDY SCIENTIFIC SOCIETY 1895 The Joseph Leidy Scientific Society, ' HE Scientific Society was organized in March, 1895, and later received the name of The Joseph Leidy Scientific Society of Swarthmore College. Its object is to keep abreast with the discoveries in the scientific world. There are five sciences included in the work of the Association — Astron- omy, Biology and Physiography, Chemistry, Engineering, and Physics. The programs of the meetings consist of a report from the Instructor in each of the above departments concerning the recent discoveries in the respective sciences. Papers are then read by the different members on topics of scientific interest, followed by an open discussion from the Society. The interesting character of these programs is shown by the full attendance at the meetings, both from the College and borough. The Executive Committee consists of a committee of three from each department — one Instructor and two students. The residents of the borough of Swarthmore are eligible to membership as well as the students and officers of the College. The meetings are held in Science Hall on the first Fifth-day evening of each month during the College year. Officers. First Semester. President, Calvin F. Crowell, ' 99. Vice-President, Benjamin A. Thomas, ' 99. Secretary, Deborah Ferrier, 1901. Second Semester. President, Levis M. Booth, ' 99. Vice-President, Roger B. Farquhar, Jr.. Secretary, Ada Underbill, 1901. 1900. EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE. Astronomy. Arthur Collins, Anna Eisenhower, ' 99, Chairman, Helen M. Fogg, 1900. Biology and Physiography. Dr. Spencer Trotter, Benjamin A. Thomas, ' 99, Chairman, Wm. H. Thatcher, 1900. Chemistry. Dr. William C. Day, Levis M. Booth, ' 99, Chairman, A. Davis Jackson, 1900. Engineering. Prof. Wilbur M. Stine, Otley E. Jackson, 1900, Chairman, George Bean, 1900. Physics. Prof. George A. Hoadley, Gilbert L. Hall, ' 99, Chairman. Anna Bradbury, ' 99. EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE. Astronomy. Arthur Collins, Emma G. Holloway, 1902, Chairman, M. Ida Alley, 1901. Biology and Physiography. Dr. Spencer Trotter. Calvin F. Crowell, ' 99, Chairman, Alice M. Lukens, 1901. Chemistry. Dr. Wm. C. Day, Walter H. Lippincott, ' 99, Chairman, Richard Peters, Jr., 1901. Engineering. Prof. Wilbur M. Stine, George L. Bean. 1900. Chairman, Elwood Ramsay, Jr., 1901. Physics. Prof. George A. Hoadley, Roger B. Farquhar, Jr., 1900, Chairman, J. Wilmer Pancoast, iqoi. 62 Members. Wm. W. Birdsall, Elizabeth Powell Bond, Arthur T. Collins, Wm. C. Day, Wm. L. Day, Bird T. Baldwin, Levis M. Booth, Calvin F. Crowell, Anna B. Eisenhower, George L. Bean, Roger B. Farquhar, Jr., Helen M. Fogg, A. Davis Jackson, Otley E. Jackson, M. Ida Alley, Emily M. Atkinson, Harry N. Benkert, L. Carl Blades, Sara A. Colson, Edith G. Elmore, Deborah Ferrier, Percival M. Fogg, Gertrude F. Gilbert. Wallace Barr, Emma G. Holloway, Pansy Jackson, Ernest J. Taylor, Spencer Trotter. ' 99. J. S. Verlenden. J 900. 190 J. J 902. 63 George A. Hoadley, Jesse H. Hoopes, Sarah M. Now ell, Wilbur M. Stine, Henry Arnold Todd, Gilbert L. Hall, Walter H. Lippincott, Annie Lodge, Benjamin A. Thomas, George M. Lamb, Jr., Alice M. Lukens, Helen T. Sullivan, William H. Thatcher, Edith Marion Wilson. Elizabeth L. Gillingham, Edgar I. Meyer, J. Wilmer Pancoast, Richard Peters, Jr., E. Ramsay, Jr., Ira Smedley - , T. Arthur Smith. Ada Underhill, Gertrude L. Wright. Jacob Temple, Albert M. Williams, Edward H. Worth, Catharine E. Way. Swarthmore Oratorical Association HE Swarthmore Oratorical Association is organized as a branch of the State Oratorical Association, and is comprised of the members of the three College literary societies, namely, Somerville, Eunomian, and Delphic. The College contests are held under its auspices, and with the " Delta Upsilon Prize " as an incentive, the Association gives promise of doing excellent work in determining the fittest person to represent the College in the Inter-Collegiate Contest. OFFICERS. President: Gilbert L. Hall, ' 99. Vice-President: Benjamin A. Thomas, ' 99. Secretary and Treasurer: Georgia C. Myers, 1901. College Contest, College Hall, February 17th, 1899. " Possession Through Expression, " Mary E. Seaman, ' 99. " Our Civilization, " Gilbert L. Hall, ' 99. " American Imperialism, " Benjamin A. Thomas, ' 99. " American Ideals, " Marshall Pancoast, ' 99. " True Independence, " A. Davis Jackson, 1900. First place awarded to Mary E. Seaman, ' 99. Second place awarded to A. Davis Jackson, 1900. Third place awarded to Gilbert L. Hall, ' 99. 64 Pennsylvania Inter-Collegiate Oratorical Union, OFFICERS. President, E. N. Evans, ' 99, Franklin and Marshall. Vice-President. Joseph C. Haines, 1900, Swarthmore. Secretary, J. Oswald, Lafayette. Treasurer. Arthur K. Birch, ' 99, Lehigh. Executive Committee: President and Secretary, E.x-ofUcio. Paiste, ' 99, Ursinus, Herman, ' 99, Gettysburg, Heilman, ' 99, Muhlenberg. j Colleges of the Union. Gettysburg. Franklin and Marshall, Muhlenberg, Lehigh, Swarthmore, Lafayette, Ursinus. Seventh Annual Meeting. Lehigh University, March 10, 1899. ' The New American Imperialism, " Geo. W. Barager, Lehigh. • ' Sealed Orders, " James S. Grim, Lafayette. " Possession Through Expression, " Mary E. Seaman, Swarthmore. ' ' The Secret of American Greatness, " B. F. Paist, Ursinus. ' America in the Twentieth Century, " Thomas J. Reisch, Gettysburg. " The Demagogue, Our Danger, " F. Nathan Fritch, Muhlenberg. " Missions, a World Factor, " Ernest N. Evatsis, Franklin and Marshall. Eighth Annual Contest to be held at Ursinus College, Collegeville, Pa., March 9, 1900. Records. 1893. Lafayette, 1st place; Lehigh, 2d place. 1894. Lafayette, 1st place; Franklin and Marshall, 2d place; Swarthmore, 3d place. 1895. Franklin and Marshall, 1st place; Swarthmore, 2d place; Lehigh 3d place. 1896. Swarthmore, 1st place; Muhlenberg, 2d place. 1897. Lehigh, 1st place; Franklin and Marshall, 2d place; Muhlenberg, 3d place. 1898. Lafayette, 1st place; Gettysburg, 2d place; Swarthmore, 3d place. 1899. Swarthmore, 1st place; Lafayette, 2d place; Franklin and Marshall, 3d place. 65 The Phoenix. STAFF OF VOLUME XVm. Editor-in-Chief: G. Arthur Seaman, igoi. Associate Editors: A. Davis Jackson, 1900, Emily R. Underbill, ' 99. DEPARTMENT EDITORS: Locals: Edith M. Wilson, 1900. Athletics: William H. Thatcher, 1900. Personals: Mabel Clare Gillespie, ' 99. Alumni: J. Russell Hayes, ' 88. Literary Committee: Mary E. Seaman, ' 99, Annie Lodge, ' 99. Business Manager: Assistant Business Manager: Walter H. Lippincott, ' 99. Roger B. Farouitar, Jr., 1900. 66 . ' •- ' ' V ' - ' ' yjM 1 fc l - ?? ' - BV J ■■ Hl tB i 1 K HhsI Kjfltejftfl ■he w M Ky m :: iiW- 1 1 i; " 1» mEl 1 : jfeftgl THE PHOENIX STAFF— VOLUME XVIII, The Young Friends ' Association ■HIS Association is intended primarily for students, instructors, and other members of our College community interested in the Society of Friends ; but a considerable number of the neighbors are members, and actually identified with its work. The objects of the organization are two-fold : First, the stud)- of the history, literature, and principles of the Society, and second, the consideration and discussion of the vital questions of the present day from the standpoint of a Friend. The regular meetings are held in the College parlor, on the evening of the third First-day of each month during the College year. OFFICERS. President: Caroline E. Hall. I ' ice-President: Gilbert L. Hall, ' 99. Secretary: Benjamin A. Thomas, ' 99. Executive Committee: President, Vice-President, and Secretary, Ex-officio. HISTORY:— Georgia C. Myers, 1901. LITERATURE:— E. Mae Myers, 1900. CURRENT TOPICS:— John C. Craig. ■-■St -.• sjt ' ii " - - I Pi Chapter of the Kappa Sigma Fraternity. Founded at the University of Bologna, 1400. Established at the University of Virginia, 1867. Fraternity Colors: — Maroon. Old Gold, and Peacock Blue. Fraternity Organ: — Caduceus (bi-monthly). Fraternity Flower: — Lily of the 1 ' alley. The annual dinner of the Chapter was held in the Chapter Rooms, December 10th. if MDCCCXCIX. MDCCCC. Richard Jones Bond. Roger Brooke Farquhar, Jr. MDCCCCI. Thomas Ellwood Lightfoot. MDCCCCII. Nathan Haines Mannakee. Ernest Jackson Taylor, William Walmsley Powell Frederick Gordon Bell, William Wallace Barr. 70 . Kappa Sigma Chapter Roll. Gamma, Louisiana State University 1887 Delta, Davidson College, N. C 1890 Epsilon, Centenary College, La., 1885 Zeta, University of Virginia 1867 Eta, Randolph-Macon College, Va 1885 Theta. Cumberland University, Tenn 1887 Iota, Southwestern University, Texas 1886 Kappa, Vanderbilt University, Tenn 1876 Lambda, University of Tennessee 1879 Mu, Washington and Lee University, Va., 1873 Nu, William and Mary College, Va., 1890 Xi, University of Arkansas 1891 Pi, Swarthmore College, Pa 1888 Sigma, Tulane University. La 1888 Tau, University of Texas 1884 Upsilon, Hampden-Sidney College, Va 1883 Phi, Southwestern Presbyterian University, Tenn 1882 Chi, Purdue University. Ind 1885 Psi, University of Maine 1886 Omega, University of the South, Tenn. 1881 Eta-Prime, Trinity College, N. C 1893 Alpha-Alpha, University of Maryland, .... " . 1897 Alpha-Beta, Mercer University, Ga 1891 Alpha-Gamma, University of Illinois 1891 Alpha-Delta, Pennsylvania State College 1892 Alpha-Epsilon, University of Pennsylvania. Alpha-Zeta. University pf Michigan, Alpha-Eta, Columbian University, D. C, Alpha-Theta, Southwestern Baptist University. Tenn... . Alpha-Kappa, Cornell University, N. Y., Alpha-Lambda, University of Vermont, Alpha-Mu, University of North Carolina Alpha-Nu, Wofford College, S. C, Alpha-Xi, Bethel College, Ky Alpha-Omicron, Kentucky University, Alpha-Pi, Wabash College, Ind., Alpiia-Rho. Bowdoin College, Maine, Alpha-Sigma. Ohio State University Alpi-ia-Tau, Georgia School of Technology Alpha-Upsilon, Millsaps College, Miss Alpha-Phi, Bucknell University, Pa Alpha-Chi, Lake Forest University, 111 Alpha-Psi, University of Nebraska Alpha-Omega, Wm. Jewell College, Mo Beta-Alpha, Brown University, R. I Beta-Beta, Richmond College, Va Beta-Gamma, Missouri State University Beta-Delta. Washington and Jefferson College, Pa Beta-Epsilon, University of Wisconsin Yazoo City, Miss. Philadelphia, Pa. Pittsburg, Pa, Alumni Associations. New York, N. Y. New Orleans, La. Chicago, III. Indianapolis, Ind. Boston, Mass. Ruston, La. Chihuahua, Mexico, 896 892 892 893 893 893 893 896 895 896 897 897 898 898 7i Pennsylvania Kappa Chapter of the Phi Kappa Psi Fraternity. Founded at Washington and Jefferson College, 1852 Fraternity Organ: — The Shield (bi-monthly). Fraternity Colors: — Lavender and Pink. The annual banquet of the Chapter was held at the Stratford, Philadelphia, January 7th, i£ Walter Heulings Lippincott, 4 Robert Long Browxfield. Jr., Richard Peters, Jr.. Joseph Bilderback, Herbert Buchanan. John Miller Gates, MDCCCXCIX. MDCCCC. MDCCCCI. Thomas Arthur Smith. MDCCCCII. 72 Jacob Serrill Verlenden. Howard Neff Cassel. George Arthur Seaman, Arthur George Hoadley, Tohn Milton Griscom. Edward Hallowell Worth. ite £M3 . Phi Kappa Psi Chapter Roll. Pa. Alpha, Washington and Jefferson, 1852 Va, Alpha, University of Virginia 1853 Pa. Beta. Allegheny College 1855 Va. Beta, Washington and Lee University 1855 Pa. Gamma, Bucknell University, 1855 Pa. Epsilon, Gettysburg College 1855 Va. Gamma, Hampden-Sidney College 1856 Miss. Alpha, University of Mississippi, 1857 Pa. Zeta. Dickinson College 1858 Pa. Eta, Franklin and Marshall College, i860 Ohio Alpha, Ohio Wesleyan University, 1861 III. Alpha, Northwestern University, 1864 Ind. Alpha, De Pauw University 1865 Ohio Beta, Wittenburg College [866 Ia. Alpha, University of Iowa 1867 D. C. Alpha, Columbian University 1869 N. Y. Alpha, Cornell University, 1869 Ind. Beta, University of Indiana 1869 Ind. Gamma, Wabash College 1870 Kan. Alpha, University of Kansas 1876 Pa. Iota, University of Pennsylvania, 1877 Ohio Delta, University of Ohio, 1880 Md. Alpha, Johns Hopkins University 1880 Wis. Gamma, Beloit College 1881 N. Y. Beta, Syracuse University 1884 N. Y. Epsilon, Colgate University, 1887 Minn. Beta, University of Minnesota, 1888 Pa. Kappa, Swarthmore College, 1889 W. Va. Alpha, University of West Virginia 1890 Cal. Beta, Leland Stanford, Jr., University 1891 Pa. Theta, Lafayette College, 1891 N. Y. Gamma, Columbian University 1892 N. Y. Zeta, Brooklyn Polytechnic, 1893 III. Beta, University of Chicago, 1894 Mich. Alpha. University of Michigan 1894 Neb. Alpha, University of Nebraska 1895 Mass. Alpha, Amherst College, 1895 N. H. Alpha. Dartmouth College, 1896 Wis. Alpha, University of Wisconsin 1896 Philadelphia, Pittsburg, Meadville, Newark, New York, Buffalo, Louisville, Alumni Associations. Washington, Cleveland, Springfield, Bucyrus, Indiana, Anderson, Chicago, 73 Kansas City, Twin City, Denver City, Salt Lake City, Multnomoii, San Francisco, Los Angeles. Swarthmore Chapter of the Delta Upsilon Fraternity. Founded at Williams College, 1834. Fraternity Organ: — Delta Upsilon Quarterly. Fraternity Colors: — Old Gold and Peacock Blue. Fraternity Flower: — Garnet Carnation. Chapter Organ: — Triangle. NON-SECRET. The annual banquet was held at Hotel Aldine The annual dinner was held in the Chapter Room , October 21st, 1898. on December 10th, i Fratres in Urbe. Arthur Hoyt Scott, ' 95, Samuel Copeland Palmer, ' 95, Levis Miller Booth. John Woolstjen Coles, Fratres in Collegio. MDCCCXCIX. MDCCCC. William Hibbard Thatchi MDCCCCI. Thomas Walter Gilkyson, Joseph Warner Edwards Love, Albert Paxson Hall. Jr.. Edson Sheppard Harris, William Moon Muschert, Edward Williams. MDCCCCII. 74 John Amand Lafore. ' 95. George Satterthwaite, 1901. John Pearl Broomell. George Michael Lamb, Jr., Frank McVaugh. Jr.. Arthur Hugh Jenkins. Robert Hunt Walker. Thomas Stockton Matthews, Albert Mahlon Williams. Dw.tea PttiJsi, Delta Upsilon Chapter Roll. Williams College, 1834 Union College, 1838 Hamilton College, 1847 Amherst College, 1847 Adelbert College, 1847 Colby University 1852 University of Rochester 1852 Middlebury College 1856 Bowdoin 1857 Rutgers College 1858 Brown University, i860 Colgate University, 1865 University of the City of New York 1865 Cornell University, 1869 Marietta College 1870 Syracuse University, 1873 University of Michigan, 1876 Northwestern University Harvard University, University of Wisconsin Lafayette College, Columbia College Lehigh University Tuft ' s College De Pauw University, University of Pennsylvania, University of Minnesota, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Swarthmore College Leland Stanford University, University of California, McGill University, University of Nebraska, 880 880 885 885 885 885 886 887 888 890 891 891 896 896 New York, Chicago, New England, Rochester, Minnesota, Alumni Associations. Harvard, Brown, Buffalo, Indianapolis, Peninsula, Columbia, Columbus, Dulutii, Superior, Utah, Philadelphia. 75 Phi Beta Kappa, The Epsilon Chapter of Pennsylvania. Founded at William and Mary College, December 5th, 1776. Colors: — Blue and Pink. Benjamin F. Battin, ' 92, Elizabeth S. Collins, ' 74, Esther T. Moore, ' 73, OFFICERS. President: Benjamin F. Battin, ' 92. ] ' ice-President : Elizabeth S. Collins, ' 74. Secretary and Treasurer: Esther T. Moore, ' 73. Executive Committee: Abby Mary Hall, " 90. Fratres in Collegio. Edward Hicks Magill (Brown Univ. Chapter), William Hyde Appleton (Harvard Chapter), Esther T. Moore, ' 73, Maybell Davis Foster, ' 78, Members Elected in 1898. 76 Caroline E. Hall, ' 78, Gerrit E. H. Weaver, ' 82 John Russell Hayes, ' 88, Ferris Walton Price, ' 74, Marie A. K. Hoadley. ' 79. John Russell Hayes, 88. Howard M. Jenkins. Swarthmore College Athletic Association, Officers for ' 98- ' 99. President, Levis M. Booth. J ' icc-Prcsidcnt, Benjamin A. Thomas. Secretary. A. Davis Jackson. Treasurer. Gilbert L. Hall. Auditor. Calvin F. Crowell. Athletic Council. Levis M. Booth, President of S. C. A. A. Walter H. Lippincott, Foot-ball Manager. John P. Broomell. Track Manager. J. Edward Downing. Base-ball Manager. George M. Lamb, Jr., Tennis Manager. Howard N. Cassell, Assistant Foot-ball Manager. William C. Tyson, Assistant Track Manager. Alumni Advisory Committee of S. C. A. A. Dr. Walter Roberts. ' 90, Chairman. Walter Clothier. ' 95, William J. Hall, ' 78, Edgar Lippincott, ' 95. E. Lawrence Fell, ' 88. Delegate to I. C. A. A. of America. John P. Broomell. Delegates to I. C. A. A. of Pennsylvania. John P. Broomell, Levis M. Booth, Frank McVaugh, Jr. 78 The Swarthmore College Foot-Ball Eleven. Season of J 898. Full Back, Roger B. Farquhar, Jr., Captain. Left End, Jacob P. Temple. Left Tackle, Benjamin A. Thomas. Left Guard, Levis M. Booth. Left Half -back, G. Arthur Seaman. Centre, J. Edward Downing. Quarter-back, Albert P. Hall. Jr. Right End, J. Serrill Verlenden. Right Tackle. Fred. Bell. Right Guard, Frank McVaugh, Jr. Right Half-back, Otley E. Jackson. Substitutes: Albert M. Williams, Edward Williams, A. Davis Jackson, R. J. Bond. Manager: Walter H. Littincott. 79 Games Played. Date. Games. Place. Score. September 28 — Swarthmore vs. Alumni, Swarthmore 6 — o October t — Swarthmore vs. Delaware, Wilmington, 22 — o 8 — Swarthmore vs. Rutgers, Swarthmore, 6 — o 12 — Swarthmore vs. Georgetown Washington. D. C 11 — 6 19 — Swarthmore vs. Ursinus Swarthmore, 29 — o 22 — Swarthmore vs. Bucknell, Lewisburg, iS— 34 November 2 — Swarthmore vs. P. M. C Swarthmore 22 — o 5 — Swarthmore vs. F. and M Swarthmore 10 — 6 9 — Swarthmore vs. Delaware, Swarthmore 6 — 12 — Swarthmore vs. Columbian Washington 22 — 6 19 — Swarthmore vs. Haverford Swarthmore o — 12 152—64 Synopsis of all Games since 1888. No. of Games No of Games Swarthmore. Opponents. Year. Plaved. Won. Points Scored. Points Scored. Swarthmore vs. Haverford 1888 5 14 130 6 1889 6 2 46 72 4 10 189O 7 4 122 88 30 14 I89I 1 1 9 300 94 62 1892 10 7 166 91 22 6 1893 9 7 222 70 50 1894 10 5 •230 202 32 l89S 12 7 173 200 24 1896 8 2 76 no 6 42 1897 12 7 114 60 6 8 1898 11 9 152 64 12 shed. One game tied in 1893, one in 1895, and two in 1897. Unfin 80 SWARTHMORE COLLEGE FOOT-BALL TEAM, J 898. Thirteenth Annual Field Meeting. Whittierfield, May 14th, J898. ioo- Yards Dash. i J. P. Broomell, ' 99, ii sec. 2 F. McVadgh, Jr., 1901. 3 B. F. Bean. 1900. 120- Yards Hurdle. 1 L. S. Taylor. ' 98 17 sec. 2 J. K. Harper. 1900. Two-Mile Bicycle Race. 1 R. J. Bond, ' 99, 5 min. 5 sec. 2 Geo. Satterthwaite, 1901. 3 E. A. Harvey, 1900. One-Mile Run. 1 O. E. Jackson. 1900 5 min. 6 sec. 2 E. J. Smith, ' 98. 3 W. H. Thatcher, 1900. 440- Yards Run. 1 A. L. Patton, ' 98, 55 sec. 2 F. McVaugh, Jr.. 1901. One-Mile Walk. 1 W. H. Lippincott. ' 99 7 min. 41 sec. 2 B. A. Thomas, ' 99. 2 L. M. Booth, ' 99. 220- Yards Hurdle. 1 A. P. Way. ' 98 28 1-5 sec. 2 L. S. Taylor, ' 98. 3 J. K. Harper, 1900. 220-Yards Dash. 1 J. P. Broomell, ' 99 24 3-5 fee. 2 B. F. Bean, 1900. 3 J. W. E. Love, 1901. Half-Mile Run. 1 A. L. Patton, ' 98 2 min. 8 4-5 sec. 2 Geo. M. Lamb. 1900. 3 G. A. Seaman. 1901. Throwing 16-lb. Hammer. 1 R. B. Farquhar, Jr., 1900, 97 ft. 4 in. 2 B. A. Thomas, ' 99. 3 O. E. Jackson, 1900. Pole Vault. 1 F. L. Thomas, " 98, 9 ft. 2 in. 2 H. D. Campbell, ' 98. High Jump. 1 F. L. Thomas. ' 98, 5 ft. 4 in. 2 L. S. Taylor, ' 98. 3 J. K. Harper, iooo. Broad Jump. F. L. Thomas, ' 98. 21 ft. 5 l 2 in. 2 B. A. Thomas. ' 99. 3 L. M. Booth, ' 99. Putting 16-lb. shot. 1 F. McVaugh, Jr., 1901 32 ft. 6 in. 2 O. E. Jackson, 1900. 3 L. M. Booth, ' 99. 82 Inter-Collegiate Athletic Association of Pennsylvania. Thirteenth Annual Field Meeting, May 2Jst, 1898, Western University of Pennsylvania, Pittsburg, Pa. loo-Yards Dash. Time. 220-Yards Hurdle. Time. I. 2. 3 Norman, P. S. C. Pollock, P. S. C. Munro, W. U. P. io 4-5 s. 1. 2. 3- Way, S. Harper, S. Taylor, S. 29 2-5 s One-Mile Run. Time. 220-Yards Dash. Time. i. 2, 3- Atkinson, W. U. P. Espenhade, P. S. C. Gamble, W. U. P. 5 m. 2-s s. 1. 2 . 3- Kaiser. P. S. C. Pollock, P. S. C. Norman. P. S. C. 22 1-5 S • 120- Yards Hurdle. Time One-Half Mile Run. Time. i. 2, 3- Taylor, S. Harper, S. Norman, P. S. C. 17 S. 1. 2. 3- Knox. P. S. C. Patton, S. Smith, S. 2 m. 9 S 440=Yards Dash. Time. 16-Pound Hammer. Distance. i. 2. 3- Kaiser, P. S. C. Munro, W. U. P. Fisher, W. U. P. 54 3-5 s. 1. 2. 3- Scholl. P. S. C. Farquhar, S. Randolph, P. S. C. 123 ft. 6 in One-Mile Walk. Time, Pole Vault. Height. i. 2. 3- Lippincott, S. Satterthwaite, ' S. Cartwright. P. S. C. 7 m. 58 s. 1. 2. 3- Thomas. S. Edwards, P. S. C. Brownfield. S. 10 ft. 5 in Running High Jump. Height. 1. Thomas, S. 5 ft. 6 in. 2. Taylor, S. 3. Edwards, P. S. C. 16-Pound Shot. Distance. 1. Cartwright, P. S. C. 38 ft. 4% in. 2. Scholl, P. S. C. 3. Rawn, P. S. C. ♦Running Broad Jump. Distance. 1. Thomas, S. 21 ft. 714 in. 2. Rawn. P. S. C. 3. Pollock, P. S. C. Two-Mile Bicycle Race omitted. State record broken. Points Scored for State Cup. First. Swarthmore 6 Pennsylvania State College, 6 Lehigh o Lafayette o Western University of Pennsylvania 1 Gettysburg o Dickinson, o 83 ' econd. Third. Total Xa. 0 Points 6 6 3 6 45 48 1 3 10 3 s. I- 1 . V g-jj re 2-S S.S.; 2Tre jj- = ' 9 " ? a " J " 1 — 2 ! __ " 10 to . vt » O O O ' JiN C i. o 5 ceo cc5cc 3CC y. ZT- jr CnOj OWO Oj On 10 C C C n to b 1892 Woi a j— 1— 1 3 O ™ " ™ 1 n Cog -, 3 0, ST co c 3 3 ► 05 • ! S, ?0 n co " " " rere T3 3 " — O Efl o CCp VI VI K 0u " d rt O -t N - ■ co 5,2, r-t t-fc» O 3 n re O c ■0 003 v3 ™ d CI 3 ' su 3 :$■-■ n Co 0? VI 0- 0 00 cr 00 ■ ; o t-5i 13 St 00 STvi re °° 0 " 00 _ M 00 00 VD CO CWO hri ' re hi ' " " ' i- -t- £. ca o Er K J- 1 to £ ffi . t„ o s 00 o On o :cj ' ' a .o o -» c ' . " T = re?£ W. 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Lacrosse J 898. Abner P. Way, ' 98, Captain. Arthur L. Patton, ' 98, Manager. College Team. Gilbert L. Hall, ' 99, Goal. Roger B. Farquhar, Jr., 1900, Point. Frederic L. Thomas, ' 98, Cover Point. Charles T. Brown, ' 98. William B. Miller, ' 98, J- Defense Field. Benjamin A. Thomas, ' 99, J Substitutes: John K. Harper, 1900; Abner P. Way, ' 98, Centre. John P. Broomell, ' 99, " ) Frank McVaugh, Jr., 1901. Attack Field. Arthur L. Patton, ' 98. J Levi S. Taylor, ' 98, Outside Home. Otley E. Jackson, ' 98, Inside Home. G. Arthur Seaman, 1901. Games Played. OPPONENTS. Unfinished. Johns Hopkins, Swarthmore 3 Harvard, Swarthmore, 3 Crescent A. C, New York, 2 Stevens, Hoboken Lehigh, Swarthmore, 2 J. P. Broomell, " 99, Captain for 1899. 86 SWARTHMORE COLLEGE LACROSSE TEAM, 1898. Relay Races. Philadelphia, Fourth Month 30th. Colleges entered: Haverford. Swarthmore, College City of New York, New York University. Rutgers. Won by Swarthmore. SWARTHMORE TEAM. E. J. Smith, ' 98 55 sec. F. McVaugh, Jr.. 1901 54 3-5 sec. A. L. Patton, ' 98. 56 2-5 sec. F. L. Thomas, ' 98 54 2-5 sec. Time of the race, 3 rain. 40 2-5 sec. Freshman-Sophomore Field Games, on Whittierfield, Fifth Month 7lh. Score by Points — Sophomores. 69: Freshmen. 42. Records Broken — 440-Yards Dash by F. McVaugh; Jr.; Two-Mile Bicycle by G. Satterthwaite. The Inter-class Base-ball Series for the Geo. W. Childs Cup was Won by Class of ' 98. The Scores : June 6th 1901, 6 runs; 1900, 5 runs. June 7th ' 98, 8 runs ; ' 99, 4 runs. June 9th ' 98. 13 runs; 1901. 3 runs. Tennis Tournament, J 898. SINGLES. DOUBLES. First Round. First Round. Cassel. 1900, and Brownfield, igoo. beat Harper. Hoadley. 1901. beat Patton. ' 98 6—1. 6—4. Taylor. ' 98, beat Cassel, 1900 6 — 2, 2 — 6. 6 — 4 Worth, 1901, beat Hall. ' 99 6—1. 5—7. 8—6 Love, 1901, beat Brownfield. 1900. Thomas. ' 99. a bye. Second Round. 6—3, 6—0. Love a bye. Taylor. ' 9S, beat Thomas, ' 99 Worth, 1901, beat Hoadley. Third Round. Love beat Worth. Finals. Tavlor beat Love.. 6—2, 6—3. 1900. and Tyson. 1901 6 — 4. 6 — 3. Taylor, ' 98, and Hall, ' 99, bent Worth, 1901, and Seaman. 1901 6 — 1, 6 — 1. Patton. ' 98, and Brown, ' 98, beat Hoadley, 1902, and Smith, 1901 6 — 4, 6 — 3. Thomas. ' 99. and Thatcher. 1900. a bye. Semi-Finals. Cassel. 1900. and Brownfield. 1900, beat Patton. ' 98. and Brown, ' 98 6 — 4, 6 — 3. Taylor. ' 98. and Hall. ' 99, beat Thomas. ' 99, and Thatcher, 1900 6 — o. 6 — 4. Final. Taylor, ' 98, and Hall, ' 99, beat Brownfield, 1900.. and Cassel, 1900, 6 — 4, 4 — 6, 6 — 4. SS Parallel Bars. S. C. Palmer, M. Pancoast, J. P. Broomell, E. A. Harvey, O. E. Jackson, W. C. Tyson, F. McVaugh, I. Smedley, J. W. Pancoast, E. S. Harris, J. P. Temple. High Jump. First, F. McVaugh. O. E. Jackson and E. S. Harris tied for second place. Height, 4 ft. 1134 in. Indian Club Race. First, F. McVaugh; Second. J. P. Temple: Third, W. C. Tyson. Gymnasium Exhibition. February 22d, J 899. Physical Director. C. C. Houghton. Horizontal Bar. S. C. Palmer, M. Pancoast, J. P. Broomell. E. A. Harvey. O. E. Jackson, W. C. Tyson, F. McVaugh, I. Smedley, J. W. Pancoast, E. S. Harris, J. P. Temple. High Kick. S. C. Palmer, W. C. Tyson, O. E. Jackson, J. P. Temple. Class Elephant Race. First, O. E. Jackson E. A. Harvey. 1900: Second. J. P. Temple and E. S. Harris. 1902; Third, I. Smedley and J. W. Pan- coast, 1899; Fourth, J. P. Broomell and M. Pancoast, 1901. First, F. McVaugh. for second place. Bar Vault. J. W. Pancoast and E. Height, 6 ft. 6 l 2 in. Tumbling. S. Harris tied S. C. Palmer, M. Pancoast, J. P. Broomell, E. A. Harvey, J. P. Temple, O. E. Jackson, W. C. Tyson. F. McVaugh. I. Smedley, J. W. Pancost. Basket Ball. 1900 and 1902 defeated 1899 and 1901, 2 — o. 39 Girls ' Athletic Club. Organized October 26th, J 898. First Term. Emily W. Carter, ' 99; Presidents : Second Term. Helen D. Walker, 1901. Ethel Griest, 1900; Vice-Presidents: Lucy Bancroft, 1900. Caroline F. Comly, 1900; Secretaries: Elizabeth L. Gillingham, 1901. Edith Flitcraft, ' 99; Treasurers : Ethel Griest, 1900, Helen M. Fogg, ' 99; J. Ethel Thompson, 1900; Lucy Bancroft, 1900; Helen D. Walker, 1901 ; Executive Committees: E. Mae Myers, 1900. Mary B. Hawke, 1901. Alma A. Hull, 1902. L. Winifred Rogers, 1902. 91 Inter-class Basket Ball Games. Championship Won by Class of 1900, Somerville Gymnasium, 1898. March 18. ' 99 vs. 1901, 20 — 13 March 21, ' 98 vs. 1900, 4 — 10 March 24, ' 99 vs. 1900, Unfinished and forfeited by ' 99. Championship Won by Class of 1900, Somerville Gymnasium, 1899. 92 + Founded 1899. Colors: — Garnet and Blue. The annual banquet was held at Mrs. Cook ' s Parlors, March 21st, 1899. F rater ex-Collegio: — Ely J. Smith. Fratres in Collegio. MDCCCXCIX. Abner Davis Jackson, Gilbert Lewis Hall, George Lewis Bean, MDCCCC. Paul Darlington Percival Morris Fogg, MDCCCCI. Ernest Leroy Green, MDCCCCII. 94 Benjamin Abraham Thomas, Calvin Freeman Crowell. Edmund Alban Harvey, Ellwood Ramsey, Jr. Fred Arn Johnson. Swarthmore Grammar School Club. Founded February 20th, if Ethel Beardsley, ■ Joseph Bilderback, Frederic C. Brinton, Edith H. Cooley, Charles R. Durnall, Rebecca M. Ely, President. Richard Peters. Vice-President, Edson S. Harris. Secretary, M. Katharine Lackey. Treasurer, Robert L. Brownfield, Jr. Members. ' 99. M. Katharine Lackey. J900. Robert L. Brownfield, Jr.. Paul Darlington, Edmund A. Harvey. J901. Harry N. Benkert, T. Arthur Smith. Richard Peters. 1902. Ernest L. Green, J. Milton Griscom, Edson S. Harris, Fred Arn Johnson, William M. Muschert, William W. Powell, 95 Charles E. Price, Ernest J. Taylor, Jacob P. Temple, Deborah G. Thomas, Edward H. Worth, Trustees. T. Arthur Smith, Frank McVaugh, Jr., G. Arthur Seaman. Richard J. Bond, Walter H. Lippincott, Prof, Bird T. Baldwin, Honorary Devils. J. Serrill Verlenden. Devils in Urbe. 9 6 T. H. D. ' Our various cares in one great point combine The business of our lives, that is — to dine. " Officers. G. B. D., Edward Williams, L. D., Ellwood Ramsey, Jr. R. D., Frederick G. Bell, M. D., T. Walter Gilkyson. ' Dire was the clang of plates, of knife and fork, That merc ' less fell like tomahawks to work. " Directors. William C. Tyson, J. Warner E. Love, J. Edward Downing. Calvin F. Crowell, Levis M. Booth, Prof. George Satterthwaite, Delta Alpha Sigma. At Helen Duee Walker, Sara E. Hubbard, Grace A. Blakelee, Elizabeth S. Dinsmore, May K. Flannery, Susan E. Atkinson, Alma A. Hull, Edith Coale, Et hel Griest, Mary W. Lippincott. 97 Ernest L. Green A. P. Hall, Jr. E. S. Harris. Wm. M. Muschert. J. Bilderback. G. M. Lamb, Jr., Leader. J. P. Broomell, Manager. T. W. Gilkyson. E. Ramsay, Jr. J. M, Gates. A. G. Hoadley. Members. Prof. George A. Hoadley, C. E., A. M. Richard J. Bond, Paul Darlington, Percival M. Fogg, ' 99. J 900. Swarthmore College Camera Club. The sixtli annual Lantern Slide Exhibition was held in College Hall, March ioth, 1899. Richard Peters, Jr. Edson S. Harris, 1901. Thomas E. Lichtfoot, 1902. John M. Gates, 99 OFFICERS. Presidents: Calvin F. Crowell, 1st Term; Prof. George A. Hoadley, 2d Term. Vice-Presidents and Censors: William M. Maule, 1st Term; Richard Peters, Jr., 2d Term. Secretaries and Treasurers: Thomas E. Lightfoot, 1st Term; Percival M. Fogg, 2d Term. Prof. Wilbur M. Stine, Ph. D., Calvin F. Crowell. Howard N. Cassel. William IS. Maule, T. Arthur Smith. William M. Musciiert. Mary E. Armstrong, 1900. Florence E. Christy. Members. ' 99. Emily R. Underbill, Anna Bradbury. 1901. Caroline L. Hawke. 1902. L. Winifred Rogers, ioo George School Gub, President, Edith M. Wilson, 1900. Secretary, Frank McVaugh, Jr., 1901. Treasurer. Elliott Richardson, 1902. Members. 1900. Roger B. Farouhar, Jr., Ex- ' 95, A. Davis Jackson, ' 95, Otley E. Jackson, ' 97, Edith M. Wilson, Ex-98. 1901. T. Walter Gilkyson, Ex- ' gS. Arthur H. Jenkins, ' 98, Frank McVaugh, Jr.. Ex- - 98. Georgia C. Myers, ' 97. Mary B. Richards, ' 98. William C. Tyson, Ex-99. Edward Williams, ' 98. 1902. Edith Coale, Ex-99. Elliott Richardson, ' 98. Albert M. Williams, ' 98. 101 - v 6 D. M. " UJDDJ 1FLL BFM|T|p-T]_J21 LFM VFLCZ " IQFUEE gm jj n sM L J»UU Members. Willets Carter, ane Ethel Thompson, Mary Gertrude Ball. Marie Katharine Lackey, Lenore Houston, Edna Roberta Johnston, Anna Katharine Himes. Katharine Pfeiffer. Departed member. 103 Our Pets. Bond.— Dick the Sport. Thomas.— Observer of Women. Bare.— Singer of War Hymns. Downing.— Prince of the " Pets. Jackson.— Otley the Joker. McVaugh— Guardian of the Mirror. Ramsay.— Of the Rainbow Hose. Gilkyson.— Gilk the Dancer. Tyson.— The Acrobat. Temple.— Jake the Jollier. Brooke.— Chief Lookout for Prex. Mannakee. — Spinner of Yarns. Matjxe.— Ringer of the Door-bell. 104 Class Suppers ' 99. Toastmaster: Levis M. Booth. Committee: Walter H. Lippincott, Gilbert L. Hall, John P. Broomell, Levis M. Booth, Benjamin A. Thomas, Anna E. Eisenhower, Emily R. Underbill, Helen S. Moore, Mary G. Ball. Elizabeth E. Willits. William H. Thatcher, George M. Lamb, Jr., B. Frank Bean, George B. Evans, 1900. Toastmaster: Roger B. Farquhar, Jr. Committee: I90J. Toastmaster: G. Arthur Seaman. Lydia B. Clothier, Margery Pyle, Caroline Farren Comly. Katherine L. Brooke. Committee: George Satterthwaite, J. Warner E. Love, William C. Tyson, T. Arthur Smith, Richard Peters, Jr.. Mary W. Lippincott. Susan E. Atkinson, Helen Duer Walker, Sara E. Hubbard, Sara Roxy Corlies. i°5 College Reception Committee. W. H. Lippincott. ' 99, George M. Lamb, 1900, J. Edward Downing, 1901, J. Milton Griscom, 1902, Mabel C. Gillespie, ' 99, Caroline F. Comly, 1900, Elizabeth Dinsmore. 1901. Caroline Clothier. 1902. Class of 1901 to Class of 1902. William C. Tyson, Helen Duer Walker, T. Arthur Smith, Sara E. Hubbard, J. Warner E. Love, Susan E. Atkinson. T. Walter Gilkyson. May Flannery, Arthur H. Jenkins, Mary Richards. Class of 1900 to Class of 1902. Otley Jackson, William H. Thatcher, John W. Coles, Edmund Harvey, Howard Cassel, J. Ethel Thompson, Margery Pyle, Helen T. Sullivan, Caroline Farren Comly, Katharine Pfeiffer. Class of ' 99 to Class of 1901. Richard Bond, W. H. Lippincott, John P. Broomell, J. Serrill Verlenden, Marshall Pancoast. Mary E. Seaman, Mabel C. Gillespie, Helen S. Moore, Mary G. Ball, Anna B. Eisenhower. Prologue. ' O O nly the amateur ' s carefully written lines, ut of the naughty-naught ' s deep knowledge-mines nward we send them, and hope for success; bserve now, and judge them with true kindliness. 107 The Old Cherry Tree. The cherry tree is standing on the campus ' sloping brow And the robins chatter gayly on its blossom-drifted bough, ' Mid the pearly petals swaying in a snowy mass of bloom. Half-delirious with the fragrance of its newly-won perfume. Hark, their clear notes ' thrilling music throbbing through the limpid air Speaks a heart released from sorrow, and a soul released from care; And we echo back the chorus as it floats along the lea, For we, too, have known and loved it. that time-hallowed cherry tree. How often do we haunt it on each mellow afternoon, And linger ' neath its freshness in the drowsy airs of June; We know each carved initial on its bench and rugged coat. And mayhap have known the writer and have loved the hand that wrote. Dear records of the passing stream of hearts that onward flow. But leave us still a parting sign to cheer us as they go; Landmarks on memory ' s pictured chart that ever green shall be. Till we cast off Life ' s last cables and beat out to open sea, — We bring to you a tribute from the storehouse of our love, Fresh as the turf about your foot, pure as the skies above; Long may your sweet buds bursting forth, their starred pavilion raise, As long your graven bark recall the friends of other days; And ethereal music mingling with the murmur of the bees Voice the thoughts that halt and stumble intertwined in lines like these, For we, too, shall know and love it. that time-hallowed cherry tree, Till we cast off Life ' s last cables and beat out to open sea. 108 Sketch She had turned her back to the charms and de- lightful possibilities of the well-cushioned divan, upon which lay the latest story, and she was kneeling by the window of that cosy south room on the East Wing, with her chin propped in both hands, a suggestion of weariness in her pose. It was all so tiresome and humdrum, this continual routine of work. Why couldn ' t something happen once in a while? And there was that pert little Freshman walking down the asphaltum with her friend from the city, smiling radiantly on every one else, while she, a Junior — well, she had friends in the city, too, only they — they seemed to have other things to do. She was wasting time, and she knew it, and her Essay for Pol. Econ. was due on Monday and she hadn ' t half finished it, but her Prof. Hoadley (after Class flunks in Physics). — " Election clay comes the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November, doesn ' t it? " Class. — " Yes. " Prof. H. — " Well, this Class may have a clay off for experimental work the first Monday after they know their lesson on a Thursday. " Prof. Hayes. A. Wallen.— — " Are you prepared to-day ? v ' Yes, ma ' am. " thoughts wouldn ' t come somehow, they seemed to be somewhere else, in the city, perhaps. Why did every- thing look so gray and dreary to her this afternoon? A train came whirling near — a train from the city, and drew up at the little brown station. A wave of interest passed over the drooping figure. It became curiously animated for one so indifferent to all around the College. Surely some one was getting off. Two ladies, a small boy, and then — yes, a tall, manly figure, which started up trie asphaltum as though training for the spring sports. And the stately Junior maiden found her interest suddenly transferred from the city to Swarthmore, the campus looked bright and prom- ising, the window and couch were both deserted for the rest of the afternoon. Dr. Day. — " Farquhar, what do we get from this experiment? What did you have left? " Farquhar (slowly). — " We have the — the appara- tus left. " Lengthy. — " Hub was the Napoleon of Swarth- more, but I ' m the Bonaparte. " First Girl. — " Mae, is thy sister a good writer? " Mae. — -Yes, indeed, and she can also make her mark. A Grades Conclusions. Well, Jack, old fellow, what ' s the news? By Jove, I ' m glad you ' re here! You know, the fact that I ' m a grad. Makes me feel mighty queer. You say old Swarthmore ' s not the same? Of course it couldn ' t be Since our old class has left its halls — That fact I could foresee. The next thing on the boards will be An enormous gray stone wall Extending down the asphaltum. And there ' ll be no fun at all. Well, give me back ye olden times, When Faculties were the style. And executives didn ' t face you At every half a mile. Oh, yes! I ' ve heard of that new freak Among the girls of late. That mean old Student Government plan. The East Wing says it ' s " great. " When Prex. and all his satellites Lived happy, peaceful lives. A ' Vhere ignorance is bliss, " they say, ' Tis folly to be wise. " But I agree with you, my boy, That ' s all a merry bluff — They can ' t make us West Wingers think Thev like that sort of stuff. But why this hurry? Must you go: ( )h, catch the five-nineteen ! A date for social hour? Oh, yes! To miss it would be mean. Why, when the Faculty ruled the roost A fellow saw some fun. We made our dates, and kept them, too, And never had to run. I ' d ask you to stay to dinner. But I wouldn ' t have you lose That peaceful half an hour When the Exec, has no excuse How aggravating it must be To mount the alcove stair, To have a harmless little chat, And find a hindrance there. To make your life a burden. Well, " So long " to you, old chap, I hope you ' ll drop in soon again When things don ' t look so black. i ii The Downfall of Meg A Tragedy in One Act. Time— Spring, 1898 Place— Swarthmore College, Act I — Scene I. [Midnight; Campus and buildings brightly illumi- nated by the rays of a full moon. Four figures distinctly outlined on the fourth-floor ledge, East Wing, evidently enjoying the magnificent scenery, aided by the moon. Suddenly sounds of tramping feet on the asphaltum, then full chorus of male voices. " Forty-nine blue bottles hanging on the wall, Forty-nine blue bottles hanging on the wall. Take one bottle away from the wall, And there ' re forty-eight blue bottles hanging on the wall. " [Subdued giggle from the ledge.] First Voice. There they are. Now keep cool and remember the Maine. Second Voice. I know I ' ll laugh so, I won ' t be able to scream at the proper time. Third Voice. Honestly, Meg looks so real, I ' m scared to death for fear she ' ll talk. Chorus [belozv]. Forty-seven blue bottles hang- ing on the wall, etc. First Voice. Now, remember, just as soon as they reach the second tree the deed must be done. Third Voice. Suppose they don ' t look up, and they ' ve got to know we ' re here. Second Voice. I ' ll settle that. [Whistles.] ife := [Full chorus of same in anszver.] Second Voice. There, I knew that would work. It ' s a wonder, though, that they ' d stop that charming melody to answer me. 112 Chorus, Forty-five blue bottles hanging on the wall, ete. First Voice [yazvning]. Just let me know when they approach that second tree. I ' m going to take a nap. Second Voice. Goodness! how can you take a nap in all this excitement? Third Voice. I should think you ' d know her well enough by this time to know she could sleep if the Spaniards were bombarding the college. Second Voice. How many bottles are hanging on the wall now? Chorus. Forty-one blue bottles hanging on the wall, etc. First Voice. Gracious! Who ' s coming? Do you suppose the Executive Committee heard that whistle? Third Voice. Don ' t you believe it. The Execu- tive Committee are the people that seek their couches early. I guess it ' s Fraulein walking in her sleep. Poor, dear old Meggie, how I hate to see her go. But she wouldn ' t be good for anything anyway, all doubled up in that sitting posture. The Executive Committee needn ' t fuss. They ' re getting rid of a nuisance. Second Voice. If those boys don ' t stop that bot- tle affair I ' ll have the nightmare, and think the bottles are tumbling down on me. Chorus. Thirty-eight blue bottles hanging on the wall, etc, [Subdual ivhistle from asphaltum. Answer from ledge] First Voice. They ' re at the steps now. Third Voice. Look, they ' re in the light now. Are you sure it isn ' t any of the Faculty? Second Voice. Yes; it would be likely that the Faculty would be singing about the blue bottles this time of night. First Voice. Anyway, you can ' t mistake that bass voice you hear every now and then. Third Voice. Those rare bass voices are only produced in Lancaster County. Second Voice. I ' m mighty glad they ' re rare. Chorus. Thirty-six blue bottles, etc. Third Voice. Whistle again. I ' m afraid they ' ve forgotten we ' re here. [Second Voice whistles. Answer from asphaltum.] First Voice. The fatal moment is approaching. My heart is going like a trip-hammer. Second Voice. For heaven ' s sake, don ' t go over along with Meg, and don ' t forget to disappear as soon as we scream. Say, have you got that piercing effect all right? You had better practice in your mind. Third Voice. Oh, I can scream all right. Girls, don ' t she look like somebody we know. Won ' t that one arm wave tragically on the downward swoop? Second Voice. Glory! They ' re almost there! " 3 Suppose they shouldn ' t come over after her. We couldn ' t go down and get her, and it would be wildly exciting if she should be lying down there in the morn- ing. Third Voice. The only thing I am worried about is that Salvation Army bonnet I borrowed. Do you suppose I ' ll ever get it back? First Voice. Now, ready! They ' re almost there. Chorus. Thirty-one blue bottles hanging on the wall. Thirty-one blue bottles hanging on the wall, Take one blue bottle away ! ! ! [A loud scream, a fleeting vision in white rapidly descending from the ledge, landing with a thump.] First Male Voice. Great Csesar, fellows! You don ' t suppose Second Male Voice. Yes, it is! Run fellows! Heavens! I knew that would happen some day. Third Voice. She must be killed. First Voice [approaching the body]. Yes, she ' s perfectly still. Wasn ' t that an awful scream she gave! Second Voice. I sort o ' hate to touch her. She isn ' t breathing, is she? [All this time subdued laughter from above.] Male Voices. Well, for heaven ' s sake! Did you say easy? Bless those women! The next time it will be the real article, and she ' ll die before run to her rescue. Well, let ' s see what she ' s made of. [They drag her across the grass to the light. All the while convulsions of laughter on the fourth.] First Female Voice. Speaking of successes! Weren ' t they scared to death? It ' s worth all the sleep I ' ve lost. Second Voice. I haven ' t laughed so much since the D. D. D. performance. Those bottles came down from the wall all at once, didn ' t they? Third Voice. But, that bonnet! If they ' ll only save it. Second Voice. Listen! They ' re reading the in- scriptions. First Male Voice [reading]. " Rubber! " " E. Z. " What ' s this? " Miss Meggie Phone, East Wing. Gone but not forgotten. " Second Voice. Well, I never was so scared. It was the biggest shock I ever had. Third Voice. Those girls think they were smart. I ' ll never attempt heroic rescue again. I don ' t believe in it, anyway. Come on, fellows, let ' s take her up arid hang her on my wall. Prof. H [suddenly appearing]. Young men. what is that you have there? First Voice. We found it on the campus, and we brought it in because it had some valuable bed- clothing wrapped around her — I mean it, 114 Prof. H . Don ' t bring it in here. Leave it exactly where you found it. This is a nice time of night for all this racket. [Meg is dragged back on the Campus, to the con- sternation of the watchers on the fourth.] First Female Voice. One of you will have to get up early and go down and get her. I saw a young girl sleeping. A presence seemed to hover over her, and it whispered, " Thy choice, Love or Power. " The young girl stirred restlessly in her sleep, and a deep sigh, full of sacrifice, escaped her, but she whis- pered, " Love. " The presence vanished. Humanity is then full of nobility and sacrifice. For life is a trust and Love is the giving of one ' s life to others — the forgetting of self. She cast one longing glance at Power. She was human, and she had ambition. The young girl wakened and put aside dreams and desires. She lived for others; she lived truly. Third Voice. All right ; I ' ll go to save the bonnet. Second Voice. I knew those chumps would leave her there. Come on, let ' s go to sleep. [The perpetrators seek slumber, interrupted now and then by subdued giggling. Muffled Voice. Say, how many bottles were hanging on the wall? [Curtain.] Proffisms. Pres. B— rds— ll: " Books closed, please! " Dr. H-ll: " I have not yet made up my minds. " Prof. Pr— c— : " Are you listening to me or some other nonsense? ' ' MissT-t-s: " This is the most intelligent-looking class that ever appears before me. " Prof. H— y— s: " Snowy masses of soft ethereal mist. " Dr. Tr— tt— r: " Remember the main (Maine) facts. " Prof. H— dl— y: " That takes place all the while. " " I wouldn ' t want to publish that description in a text-book. " Miss N— w— ll: " My lateness is pretenarious. " Dr. Tr— tt— r: " That reminds me of a story. " US They were not to blame Because they came In a sorry plight To dinner that night. The night was dark To have a lark, But two by two, Which is always too few, Out they went On business bent. The fate was sad Of each innocent lad, And in chief the twain Who struggled in vain, When that mighty rope Gave them limited scope. From the tree to hie And their co-mates spy. But when put in bed And their foes all fled They again arise, And in different guise Their way they take. Though with fear they quake, Where Media ' s streets The wanderer greets. But the way was hard For Gilyk and his parcl. And the bandage thick Was displeasing to Mick. It may have been sport, But the menu was short. And the struggle was long To the much-abused throng. But we all profit some By these trials when they come. So, dear readers, believe, As you well may conceive, That not two by two, Which, alas! is too few, Did they go the next year, But without thought of fear, In a concourse quite vast, And each fellow held fast 116 A large wooden stick, Very long, very thick, Which guarded them well, Love, Williams, and Bell, And the rest of the throng Who journeyed along, With the moral. I hope, You are able to cope; But should you not see, I enclose here the key: Oh, these are the tales of the T. H. D The New Gymnasium. Laying the Corner Stone, June I3th, 1899. Most men who take a social glass To hide it do incline; Prof. Hayes has grown so bold He sings of Brandywine. In the corner-stone will be placed a sealed jar containing the list of names of all who contributed to- ward the cost of the building, the College Catalogue for 1898-99, photographs of the Senior Class, a picture of the old Gymnasium, the manuscript copies of poems, sacrilegious (?) articles and hits on Professors, rejected by the Faculty Censors of the 1900 Halcyon; C. Smith ' s Algebra and Conies, and a copy of " The Swarthmore. " Programme. Song — The Garnet Choral Class. Address — Athletics no Detriment to Scholarship, President Birdsall. Address — The Curves of a Graceful Athlete, Geo. A. Hoadlev. Address — What the Old Gvm. did for me, Wm. B. Miller. ' 98. Address — How I Love an Athlete Dr. Wm. Day. Dedication Banquet. Held in New Gymnasium. 9-20-1899. Toasts. Symposiarch, Chester Cutler. From Whittierfield to Washington, . J. K. Richards. " Put Me Off at Buffalo, " Albert Hall. My Old Foot-ball Togs J. Serrill Verlendex. Foot-ball as It will be Played George Brooke. How I Won the Braid, . . ' . Lynden Hess. " I ' ll Break up This Jamboree, " Pres. Birdsall, 117 Don ' t Cry There, little girl, don ' t cry! They have spoiled your plans, I know; And your moonlight skate, And a walk up late, Have been given a heavy blow. But, maybe, you ' ll have another try — There, little girl, don ' t cry! There, little girl, don ' t cry! They wrote you a note, I know, And the meals up at Cook ' s And Idlewild ' s nooks Are things of the long ago — But the memory of it will not go by- There, little girl, don ' t cry! There, little boy, don ' t cry! They are training you hard, I know; And your loved cigarette You are made to forget, And the loneliness hurts you so — But foot-ball season will soon pass by- There, little boy, don ' t cry! There, little boy, don ' t cry! They ' ve discovered your pony, I know; And the thought of your Greek Makes you feel very weak, And a 4 ' s what the record will show. But ponies are cheap, and another you ' ll buy- There, little boy, don ' t cry! There, little people, cheer up! They have broken your hearts, I know; For the Alcove talks And springtime walks Have vanished as winter ' s snow. But Commencement, wi th happiness, fills your cup- There, little people, cheer up. 118 Bells, Bells, Bells. Ring out, wild bells, the students ' dread, Through class rooms drear, through alcoves bare, The night has vanished in thin air; Ring out and summon us from bed. Ring up the tired, ring down the slow ; Ring, unkind bells, across the snow. Dear sleep is going, let him go, Ring us to breakfast, whether or no. Ring out the grief that saps the mind When summoned to that class-room door, Where C. Smith happily reigns no more, Ring in redress to all mankind. Ring out, ye bell so loud and blithe, Which sends Miss Lukens up the hall, With welcome summons in her call ; Ring in a breath of outside life. Ring off, ye bell with lack of sense, To ring so soon reception nights And spoil all tete-a-tete delights, Ring off and send thy clapper hence. Four Epitaphs. Deep wisdom — swelled head; Brain fever — he ' s dead. A Senior. Fair one leaves him — hopes fled; Heart broken — he ' s dead. A Junior. Went skating — ' tis said ; Ice hit him — he ' s dead. A Sophomore. Milk famine — not fed; Starvation — he ' s dead. A Freshman. Rider rough; pony express. Break-neck speed; missed his guess; Took a header; pony killed. Flunked in Latin; ' most expelled. 119 Theses Presented by the Class of ' 99. " A theme, a tlicmc — great Heavens, give a theme! ' Tribute of Monasticism to Modern Learning. Mary E. Armstrong. Hard Study — a Detriment to Health and Happiness. Mary G. Ball. A Forecast of the Intel- lectual Achievements of Bi- cycle Riders in the Twentieth Century. Richard J. Bond. A Treatise upon Methods of Solution by Integral Calculus of Linear Differential Equations with Con- stant Coefficients. Anna Bradbury. Character as Portrayed by Voice and Walk. Levis M. Booth. The Economic Effects of the " Wilson Bill. " John P. Broomell. Is the Quiet of the " Hall " the result of Student Government? Emily W. Carter. The Mustache — a Growth, not a Creation. Calvin F. Crowell. Comparative Treatise upon the Use of Anacolu- thon, Anastrophe, Hypallage, Hysteron Proteron, Periphrasis, Synesis, and Zengma Among Grecian Writers of the Homeric, Platonic, and Thucydidian Periods. Anna B. Eisenhower. Shall Parisian Gowns Become the Test of Social Position in American Institutions of Learning? Edith Flitcraft. Ancient Architecture, with Detailed Description of Greek and Roman Alcoves. Mabel C. Gillespie. Comparison of the Duties of the Doorkeeper of a College Dining-hall with Those of St. Peter in the Celestial Realms. Gi lbert L. Hall. Unfinished Monuments of Greatness. Anna C. Holmes. The Religion of Cheerfulness. The Science in Basket-ba ' Alice Lippincott. Annie Lodge. Review and Criticism of Gass ' s Latest Romance — " Letters of a Seaman. " M. Katharine Lackey. Intellectual Superiority of Day Students — the Result of Wholesome Food and Independent Life. Mary G. Leiper. Why are Music, Painting, and Statuary Absent from our Meeting Houses? Jane E. Linvill. An Archaeological Survey of Western Pennsyl- vania, with Special Reference to the Lay of the Land About Allegheny. Walter H, Lippincott. The Psychological Influence of Love and Will in the Development of Character. Helen S. Moore. A Study of Puns, Beginning with Caesar and Ending with the Author ' s Latest and Worst. Marshall Pancoast. Comparison of American Ideals of Beauty with Those of Ancient Greece. Annie B. Parrish. The Pennsylvania Inter-Collegiate Oratorical As- sociation — A Potent Force in the Development of Oratory in the United States. Mary E. Seaman. Bluftinir as a Science. Benjamin A. Thomas. The Dignity of a Senior and Its Effects Upon I ' nder-Classmen. Emily R. Underiiill. Comparative Study of Styles of Dress Prevailing Among the French, English, and Americans. Elizabeth E. Willits. A Study of Men and Their Characteristics. Lillian J. McDowell. Effects of Smoking Upon the Nervous System. J. Serrill Verlenden. i2; Only Authentic History of the Career of Battery Z of S ' more in the Late War with Spain. By GENERAL DE GARMO. The President ' s first call for troops in the spring of ' 98 sent a responsive thrill through the patriotic souls within our College. A huge silk flag was raised on the dome, purchased by means of noble self-sacri- fice on the part of the Faculty and Managers. Long before, Lieut. Hiram Campbell, of the Tenth Ohio, had resigned his commission to become Captain of Swarth- more ' s company, and was faithfully drilling his willing troops in preparation for their departure. And every night the spacious gymnasium resounded with the tramping of feet to the strains of martial music. Then one day a gloom settled down over the East Wing — the brave boys were going to the front, headed by me, and I swelled with pride as I saw around me my noble band. I must hasten over this sad departure — the waving of small white handkerchiefs, the tear- stained faces, as we waved a sad farewell to our friends of the East. Down the road we marched, followed by a furniture wagon bearing those things of which we would feel the need during the campaign. Sergeant Price had some twenty volumes of standard Latin prose, with which he would " pass the time away " be- tween battles. Captain Hayman took a copy of " Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs, " which we would sing while the band didn ' t play. Private Hoadley, besides the immortal Ganot ' s Physics, carried a well-bound copy of Smith ' s Higher Algebra, which he had prom- ised faithfully to read to convalescing soldiers. He also had a carpet-bag filled with cross-section paper, on which to make proper records of temperature, rain- fall, and death-rate. Thus we proceeded to the station, and here, as all along the route, we received an ovation from crowds of admirers. Modesty compels me to make brief mention of our victorious career — how we swept all before us; how with one look at our brave men the Spaniards fled; to say nothing of the individual bravery of Cap- tain Hi, with his staunch companions, Darby and Napoleon, the latter putting his namesake to shame. All went well until Sergeant Price had the ends of his mustache singed by a passing bullet. The injury necessitated his leaving for home, and his loss was greatly felt. Several smaller accidents marred the en- joyment of the trip. Private Hayes, while composing a sonnet to a Cuban beauty, did not observe that water was filling his tent, and narrowly escaped drowning. Surgeon Day, while distributing tracts on Asphalt and Gilsenite among the sick and wounded, was mobbed and only escaped through the quick brainwork of As- sistant Surgeon Guyer and the ready Spanish of En- gineer Bayley. Soon through the untiring efforts of our old friend and former President, peace was de- clared, and light-hearted and joyous we started out on our triumphant voyage home. A transport was se- cured for our exclusive use, and our battery soon reached its native heath, without losing a brass button or a Red Cross badge. The fame of Swarthmore and Battery Z will be perpetuated by the " Unabridged History of the World, " now in press, written by Dr. William I. Hull. A Senior Blow-out. I lay half asleep and half dreaming, On the couch among pillows galore, Still holding Tom ' s crumpled long letter, Over which I had cried my eves sore. Now, don ' t you dare tell if I tell you, Though I did it, I surely confess, Nor was it because of Tom ' s letter That I got in this horrible mess. He said — but, indeed, I can ' t tell you, For Tom ' s meaning you won ' t understand, And then, my dear, you don ' t know him As I do, his best friend in the land. Well, ere I was bold to make answer To the girl whom I heard in the hall, I went with all haste to the gas-jet Hoping darkness might cover it all. Well, anyhow, I had been thinking, Was still thinking, perhaps you will say, When all of a sudden, I started At a call T heard down the hallway. My mind, I suppose, was a chasm, I forgot it was gas burning bright. So I blew once, twice, and a third time, Till T ' most blew myself out of sight. Then all of a sudden I started, Could a Senior ' s head be so thick. Or was it because of Tom ' s letter That I did such a real Freshman trick? 124 A 1900 ' s Dream. 1 dreamed a dream one awful night, It was no joke I vow, It put me into such a fright, I tremble even now. And ever as 1 dreamed this dream My consternation grew, Without those threadbare jokes of ours What would our Halcyon do? For in my dream I truly thought The oaks had grown up tall, And not a student opened mail While in Collection Hall. We dare not publish new ones — No classes ever did — In fact. I was quite sure ' twould be By the Faculty forbid. And every First-day morning fair Each maiden said a text, All to improve the youthful mind, Not one to just please " Prex. " I tore my hair, 1 do declare, I fear I even wept, But then, oh joy! I dreamed a thing That made me know I slept. For I dreamed that in the French Class Nobody spoke a word; Of course, I could not sleep through that, I rose and cried, " Absurd! " I2 5 These are the boys Who, in a trice. Beat Woodruff ' s " pets " Upon the ice. 126 With the hockey stick U. of P. once played, But Swarthmore boys Better scores had made. s. c. First. Second. Third. U. of P. Third. They little thought Of a similar doom When Swarthmore boys Should wield the broom. And then they took Some one ' s advice And tried a contest Off the ice. But there ' s a captain (You know who). Who knew just what He had to do. With our three men ' Gainst thirteen more, Who could but wonder At the score? But soon ' tis finished And counted up, The Mayor of the city- Gave us each cup. Ode to Johnny. Johnny Hayman, many winters Thou hast trod these college halls. Brought the mail up the asphaltum. Loved by all within these walls. Thou art getting old and feeble. Shambling is thy gait once strong. Thou art ever humming, mumbling. Soft and low. a sad, sad song. This year is the last, they tell us. Thou shalt haunt old Swarthmore clear; Now some gentle friends will claim thee. Claim thee kindly, never fear. We would tell thee, ere thou goest, How we love and honor thee, How we ' ll miss thee when thou leavest With thy loner worked-for degree. i 7 Progress of the French-American Correspondence. Dreams of the Classes. Montabon, ii Decembre, 1898. My Dear Dorothy: I have received you letter there are three days and I have been very glad when I have it opened, there to find one of your photographys. You are indeed very pleasant with your little hat so sedate. You can be still tired this time to not receive mine but my brother being ill we wait, that he goes well for go to do us photograph. Do not believe that I do not will you it send, on the contrary, I will than you have it alreadv, and I shall do every my possible for to send you it too soon. I thank you still a time to have me yours send. But I am amiable very with my eyes so big and my hair so gold and my nature is pretty, very also. I am five feet two inches small — petite — we say, and of fun I am very glad. But speak us now to your college. You say me that you are pupil of second year. I see that you are boarder, and that you would prefer better with your parents. I speak much and perhaps, do you not understand that I say you. In waiting, receive, dear friend, much of kisses of your french friend, who you much loves. Bertiie Dur AL. " What do I want? " the Freshman said; " My mamma, clear, to see, My Pa, and Sue, and Baby Ned, My little room and downy bed — A horrid place this seems to me. " " Gee whiz! " a Sophomore gay exclaimed; " You Freshmen act like mules. Give me excitement; I ' ll be blamed If one of us would be ashamed To pony, smoke, and break such rules. " The " stately Junior " then replied, In accents deep and clear, " Give me to ope the portals wide Of learning ' s hall; let me abide With sacred muse and sage austere. " Then from the Senior, thin and worn, Came words of deep despair: " Use well your time, pray, do not scorn This precept, lest, as we, you mourn A wasted course, of honors bare. " 128 Ancient Histor Ninety-Nine ' s Tale of Woe. y. A thrilling hope on the Sophs, grew, Listen to their tale of woe, As they marched on the field two by two, Caused by the victory o ' er the ' 98 crew. It grew, it grew. Listen to their tale of woe. Time went on, as time will do, Listen to their tale of woe, The sky was red and their faces blue; The end drew nigh, and the seconds flew, ( )h, whew! Oh, whew! Listen to their tale of woe. Their hopes diminished and despair it grew, Listen to their tale of woe, When Meers with the ball for a touch-down flew, ' Twas ten times worse than the grip (kerchew!). Too true! Too true! Listen to their tale of woe. It drew from the crowd a groan or two. Listen to their tale of woe, A withering glance at the goal they threw And speedily from the field withdrew. Boo, hoo! lioo, hoo! Oh! Listen to their tale of woe. t 29 Ninety-Nine ' s Lament (With Apologies to Cardinal Wolsey.) Farewell, a long farewell to all our greatness! This is the way with us : To-day we go forth And Ogden ' s calf we steal; to-morrow finds The calf upon the stage in Parrish Hall; The third day comes the Prex. and Faculty. And — when we think, we foolish boys, full surely Our joke has been a good one — they nip our pride. And then we leave this college. We have ventured. Like little foolish boys that go to " Prep. " School, These last two years about these college precincts. In quest of fun and mischief; our self-conceit At length breaks under us and now has left us. Humbled by sad disgrace, to the scorn Of our rude mates, which soon will surely end us. Oh, College Faculty, how we do hate ye! We feel our hearts sink in us. O, how wretched Is that poor man that leaves between vacations! There is betwixt a forced and sad departure. And that dread meeting with an angry father. Those pangs and fears which only culprits have. And which we, too, have suffered. ( )f all sad words of tongue or pen, The saddest are these — " been flunked again. A Vision She had been out all day, and now that evening was falling she turned toward her apartments. The crowds oLpeople pleased her. She liked to feel her- self surrounded by much life. It was this warmth of feeling, this kinship with men which had helped to make her books famous and her friends so reverence her. Entering the richly-fitted room she threw aside her furs and sank into a large chair before the grate. How well her maid knew her tastes. The fire was blazing brightly, just as she loved it best. As she sat there the wavering glow lingered upon the silver threads in her glorious hair, the strong, ambitious face relaxed, and the brown eyes grew more and more sad. more and more dreamy. Reaching out her hand she gathered the pile of letters from off her desk and began to open them one by one. Some were notes of con- gratulation upon the success of her last book, some were invitations, and one was a letter from an old friend. As she finished she leaned back in her chair, her foot resting on the tiger-skin rug. her eves upon the fire. The sound of passing sleigh-bells brought back a winding creek, a high perched inn and a quarry far below, while the musical roll of skates rang as an echo to the dying bells. Then the still meeting-house in its setting on the hill. The silence and the eager listening for one voice from all the rest when each in turn a text had given. The peace and the rest of it all came back with the fire-light glow. Came, too. the whispered " to keep my hearth-fire burning, sweet. " and then the quick " It must not be — my mission, woman ' s higher education. " The gray head bent low, the strong face quivered and clasping then the letter, just as the last glow died from the fire and darkness touched her. she mur- mured, " And is this woman ' s higher education? " Little Miss Birch Sat on a perch. Her thoughts were far away. Walter espied her. Sat down beside her — She went to the Nursery next dav. Dear Editor: Flag; yes, it was the last of Swarthmore ' s dear treasures which I saw waving as the train pulled out of the station. Very cordially yours, H. V. Gl ' MMF.RE. A College Incident We will give you a narration Of a very strained relation Twixt a youth of education And a Prof, of meditation. Now this youth of reputation, Seeking for some recreation, Sought a maid of fascination To engage in conversation. And the maid, with palpitation, Wholly lost in admiration, Did not answer with negation, So they sought for a location Where the Phoenix propagation Meets the staff ' s consideration. Thev engage in conversation On the new co-education, Or discuss with animation His intended avocation. For this happy situation Comes a little molestation, For a Prof, in cogitation — Latin Prof, in perturbation — Hopes to make a separation By a timely visitation. Back and forth from his " plantation " To the Phoenix doorway station. Hastes the Prof, in trepidation. As he seeks feigned application Of some law of education ' Neath increased illumination, In new book at each cessation, Of his short perambulation. Said the youth with petulation, " This outlandish fascination Keeping Prof, in this location. Merits only condemnation. ' ' Then the maid with salutation Soothes the youth ' s deep agitation, " Senior Engineer, thy station And my former reputation Call for instant termination Of our present bored relation, " And she flees in trepidation, End of all his recreation. Then ensues a brief sensation. For the youth vows molestation. And with feigned humiliation Seeks the Prof, of reputation ; Hears the Prof. ' s wild protestation. Spoken with great agitation. Then he speaks his indignation In some words, whose application Quite exceeds imagination. Then again the Prof, of station Quite upholds his reputation By renewed procrastination. For he wrought a separation. Warum ? Es giebt eine schone Schule Mit Studenten fromm nnd froli, Die studieren viel im Winter Und in Friihling thun niclit so. Ich wiinsche sehr zn wissen Wesshalb es so geschicht Die Knaben werden " pensive " Und die Madchen essen nicht. " Dear Friend: ' " but the real reason for my leaving Swarth- more was those new meal rules. I wasted more energy and breath in a month trying to get money out of the visitors and Alumni for their meals than my constitu- tion would allow. But now I am at leisure, and shall be happy to see thee at any time. " Sincerely thine, " Mary Eves. " Who? Asphaltum new ! Bananna peel ! Flustered Prof. — Virginia Reel! Be sad, dear heart! and cease thy dining; Behind that apron a knife is shining; Thy fate is the hardest fate of all, Into the jar thy corpse will fall, Thv end will be dark and drearv. Dr. Tr— tt— r. M. D. was written after his name, But really the " cat " brought him his fame! nibal. Dr. H. — Now this was begun in the time of Han- .1. Bright 1900. — Did he say Hannah, Bill? THE YARNALL COMPANY ' S SYSTEM REACHES ALL IMPORTANT POINTS IN THE UNITED STATES AND BRITISH AMERICA, AND v ia COMMERCIAL CABLES, TO ALL THE W ORLD. TELEClVA YARNALL TELEGRAPH COMPANY. This Company transmits and delivers messages subject to the terms and conditions printed on the back of this blank. RICHARD STRATHAVEN, Secretary. E. YARNALL, President and General Manager. Counter Number. 1900 Time Filed. 10.30 A. m. Check 7-11 Send the following message, without repeating, subject to the terms and conditions printed on the back hereof, which are hereby agreed to. May 16 To. GILBERT AND BACON STUDIOS. 189 8 Be prepared to take class picture to-day, GEO. SATTERTHWAITE YARNALL TELEGRAPH COMPANY. This Company transmits and delivers the within message subject to the following TERMS AND CONDITIONS. To guard against mistakes or delays, the sender of a message should order it REPEATED ; that is, telegraphed back to the originating office for comparison. For this, no additional fee will be charged, when the message is too indefinite to be understood. It is agreed between the sender of the message and the Yarnall Telegraph Company, that said Company shall not be held responsible for mistakes of College Freshmen, nor liable for damages occasioned by the proverbial slowness of photographers. It is further agreed that the said Telegraph Company is not liable for costs or damages due to obscure wording of messages which results in a Freshman ' s telegram being confused with a Senior ' s postal message, so that the photographer makes preparations to take only one picture. This Company is not responsible for delay, vexation, time spent before mirrors, disappointments, bad language, or wear and tear of fine clothes, for a repeated message, beyond fifty times the cost of the message on the face of this telegram. The Yarnall Telegraph Company is not responsible for damages done to person or feelings of the sender of a telegram, when his classmates learn the cause of the difficulty. Corrections in the transmission of me ssages may be insured by contract in writing, stating agreed amount of risk, and payment of premium thereon, at the following rates, viz. : 49 per cent, of risk shall be paid as premium, when contract is made by a College Freshman, and an additional 37 per cent, shall be charged if the message in anyway concerns a photographer. Messages will be delivered free within five miles of any office in America or the Philippine Islands, except when a hazardous asphalt ascent must be climbed. In case a telegram is directed to an institution where a young lady answers the bell, a fee of ten cents will be charged for the time the messenger is delayed by conversation. This Company will not be liable for statutory penalties, or for rules and regulations broken by students in either fictitious or modestly indefinite telegrams to photographers. RICHARD STRATHAVEN, E. YARNALL, Secretary. President and General Manager. A Modern Knight. Swarthmore Millennium. The wise knight of history, science, and lore, Of all the old classics by which we set store, Grew wearied of nothing but class-room humdrum, And decided to take a short journey from home. When during his travels he chanced to discover A princess so charming he couldn ' t help love her, This knight of rare valor made bold to devise The wooing and winning his coveted prize. His suit was successful, and late in December Occurred that event which we ' ll all long remember, When he made his Bachelor ' s Degree void and null. And she " ' raced the name — Mrs. William I. Hull. Letter Received from William John Hall. Dear Editor: I have already experienced much annoyance from having my name in print in the College publica- tions. I wish to state that I positively forbid you to use the na me William John Hall in any connection. Sincerely yours, William John Hall. When Miss Cunningham finds " gumption " in her awful stupid class. And Dr. Day has lost his nasal twang. When every one in drawing curves can Hoadley ' s skill surpass, And Price ' s puns have points on which to hang. When tears of joy will cease to flow at Appsy ' s w ml ■ if praise, Or Dr. Hull no longer rubs his post. When students hear with happy hearts the hackneyed hits of Hayes, You may expect to see your father ' s ghost. Seven Wonders of Swarthmore. Choral Class. The Museum. Conversational French up to Date. Friend ' s Historical Library. Interior of West House. Height of Josephus. The Seismograph. Jack. — " What ' s your idea of matchless misery? " Dick. — " To have one ' s best girl go in social hour with another fellow. " Jack. — " Not on your life — to have a box of cigar- ettes and nothing to light them with. " 133 Looking Backward 9 Mo. 20TH. Class of 1902 launch their ship for a four years ' cruise. 9 Mo. 2 1 st. Freshman makes his own bed. 9 Mo. 25TH. Professor Price forbids his son to play on the College Eleven. 9 Mo. 26th. Anna Holmes decides to take a course in letters. 10 Mo. 27x1-1. Prex. uses a pony in collection. 10 Mo. 29TH. Mannakee has experience with a chainless tandem. 11 Mo. 5TI1. Hall goes to Long Island to vote. 11 Mo. 5TH. " Pud " wins the F. and M. game, at the finish. 1 1 Mo. 8th. Gilbert Hall votes for Van Wyck. 11 Mo. 9TI-1. G. L. Hall hears that Roosevelt is elected. 1 1 Mo. ioth. Anna Holmes offers to supply the Senior Class with brains. 11 Mo. 15TH. " You can ' t have a speech from Presi- dent Birdsall to-night. " 11 Mo. 22D. Village fire company prepares to put out the Freshman bon- fire. 12 Mo. ist. The President visits Room H, and — ask the Freshmen. 12 Mo. 2D. Verlenden announces a meeting of Somerville. 12 Mo. ioth. Seaman and Brownfield start to the Delaware, 8.14 p. m. 12 Mo. iith. Brownfield and Seaman return, 1.47 A. M. 12 Mo. 13TH. Peters sends news (resolutions) to " The Swarthmore, " and awaits check. 12 Mo. 14TH. S. C. gives U. of P. lessons in the use of the broom. 12 Mo. 15TH. Peters gets a bill for $1.50 for pub- lishing resolutions (news). 1 Mo. 7TI-1. Freshman hats appear. No excite- ment. T Mo. iith. Anna Holmes gets her 443d letter since College opened. i34 1 Mo. 14.TH. Cake walk in Moorestown. Lillian McDowell takes the cake. 1 Mo. 17™. President McKinley corrects Dr. Magill ' s speech. 1 Mo. 28 ' fH. Gates invests in $20.00 worth of golf goods and charges them to his father. 1 Mo. 29TH. John Coles sells at auction: i copy Julius Csesar, to E. Williams 1 c. 1 copy L ' Allegro, to B. Thomas 2 c. 1 copy C. Smith ' s Algebra, to L. Booth, . . 1 c, 1 copy The Cavalier Poets, to M. Pancoast, 9 c. Levis M. Booth, Auctioneer. 2 Mo. ist. W. H. L. completes (?) a three and one-half years ' course in Algebra. 2 Mo. ioth. Original poem, " The Cavalier Poets, " by M. Pancoast. Broomell takes gas. 2 Mo. I2TH. Snow. Cold. 2 Mo. 13TH. More Snow. Colder. No butter. Booth ' s experience on snowshoes. 2 Mo. 14.TH. Coldest; still no butter; no mail. Dr. Magill shovels snow. 2 Mo. 15TH. The old " Gym. " becomes a skating 2 Mo. 1 6th. Sophomores reconsider their unani- mous vote. 2 Mo. 17 ' rn. Helen Fogg forgets to bluff in Philosophy. 2 Mo. 221). Holiday. Mrs. Bond late to break- fast. 2 Mo. 24 ' rn. Mandolin Club goes to Baltimore; members invest in knife lottery. 2 Mo. 25TI1. Swarthmore Club dinner, $100.00 per speech. 2 Mo. 27TH. Tyson refuses to coach the Toronto Lacrosse team. 3 Mo. ist. U. of P. gets a lesson in goal kicking. S. C. gets the cups. 3 Mo. 2D. Smith stops smoking and gives his pipe to J. S. V. 3 Mo. 9TI-1. Booth knows his French and prompts the class. 3 Mo. ioth. A star in Bethlehem. 3 Mo. 13TIT. Alumni literary oratorical contest. 3 Mo. 17TH. Prof. threatens the Halcyon Staff with immediate death if his name is used in a frivolous manner. 3 Mo. i8th. Collection six minutes early. Three teachers present. 3 Mo. 17TH. Halcyon goes to press, editors con- struct earthworks and other fortifications, and prepare for the attack. 135 Who? Who are the ones who frown on fun, But like it well as any one. To the alcoves go when we are dune? Why, the proctors! Who is it that loves the ocean shore, The raging storm, the waves ' wild roar, And each view makes him love it more? Why, William! Who is our artist of wondrous fame, Who agrees in her height and length of name. In rain or shine is ever the same? Why, Ann ! Who is it that never on Sunday noon, Deigns to visit the dining-room. Who to joy and bliss will be the doom? Why, the waiters! " Who is it that from the West did hie. Who Geometry does so rapidly — why He even can make Miss Cunningham sigh: Why, Mark! Who is it that in the reading room makes a stir, When the people are least expecting her. And whose absence I ' m sure some much prefer. Why, Miss Nowell! Who is it in whom high aims we see. Who says she satisfied will be. When in writing and spelling she holds a degree: Why, Sue! Who is it that bravely trains the boys. Who loves dumb-bells and other toys. And wands with seeming grace may poise? Whv, Mr. Houghton! Proctors, proctors, scourge of all our bliss, You are the maids we always wish to miss. But you we ' re doomed to see, where ' er we chance to be. You ' re all alike in this, you bother me. 136 Verlenden. — Every player has his day. Temple. — Experience is the best of all teachers. Downing. — Give the enemy a foot and he will take a yard. Farouhar. — A point in need is a point indeed. Thomas. — He who hesitates is lost. Jackson. — A ball in the hand is worth two in the scrimmage. Booth. — Children should be seen and not heard. Seaman — It ' s a wise father who knows his own son — after a foot-ball match. McYaugh. — Whom the foot-baller loveth he chasten- eth. Bell. — Bear ye one another ' s burdens. Hall. — A kick in time saves nine — men from jumping on the quarter-back. Feminine ' 99 (trying to.be entertaining). — 1 en- joyed watching you play lacrosse to-day. Masculine ' 99. — Game wasn ' t much good — goal posts were too close together. Feminine ' 99. — Oh! I did not notice who the gi al posts were to-day. The " Varsity " and the " scrub " were returning from the field. It was raining, and the men were heavily plastered with Delaware County mud. ( )ne man especially, one with black whiskers hanging low over his chest, showed the results of stiff practice, in fact, his uniform was so discolored as to make the original constituents entirely indistinguishable. " Who is he? " inquired a visitor. " He coaches the scrub, " answered a Freshman. " Then somebody had better scrub the coach. " " My Dear Fellow: . . . " Come to think about it. I haven ' t thought much about it — ; ' . ?., Swarthmore — since leaving. That was too small a place for me — not enough money in it. This world advances bright people, and so by leaving I went up a peg. I am rather surprised to hear that Board of Managers did not drop the En- gineering Course. Yes, I am. " Yes, I am making money: can do this easily. Finished a bridge yesterday. Am busy now on a new gas engine, works as if human. I find as work pro- gresses I am better fitted to this kind of engine than any other. It seems so natural. " With kind regards, " Wm. A. Adey. " i37 r=- " . 1899. W--LT--R L— PP— NC— tt: " With noble head and lofty brow. In looks a statesman he. But when, alas! he opes his mouth. No more a statesman he. " M--RY L P--R: " Whatever she says, it is no matter — she proves it. " G— LB— RT H— ll: " It laughs, Lord, how it laughs! " An L— dg— : " Sleep, Annie, hath murdered sleep. " S— RR— L V—RL— ND— N : " With teachers he will never disagree, If they recite, great goodness! Why should he? " L— V— S B— TH. " See how he laughs and crows and struts- Heaven bless the merry child! " C--lv--n Cr— w— ll: " Honors come by diligence. " 138 R.--CH-- ed B— nd: " By his walk ye shall know him. " Ann— H— l— m— s: Rough and Ready. J— s— ph— n— McD— w— ll : " She hath a winning zvay. " 1900. H-L— N S--LL— v n: " Mistress of herself, ' though the china fall. " H— v— rd C— ss— l: " Neat, but not gaudy. " Ann H— m— s: " Who chooseth me shall gain what many men desire. " J— hn C— l— s: " [ust for a handful of silver he left us. " Eth— l Th— mps— n: " She is pretty to walk with, and witty to talk with, and pleasant, too, to think on. " W— ll m Th— tch— R : " He never walked but moments odd. And many a bluff (?) wrought he. " M— ky H— v— l— Nd: " And if she will, she will, you may depend on ' t; And if she-won ' t, she won ' t, and there ' s an end on ' t! " Fl r n— Ci-i— r— sty: " Mother, mother, I ' ve been thinking What a good world this would be, If the men were all transported Far beyond the Arctic Sea. " C— R— L— N— C— mly: " Girls, I think it is a real shame that the maga- zines are all late. The Harper ' s Weekly is long over- due and I cannot understand the delay. " 1901. Ch— ST— R C— tl— r: " Bodily exercise profiteth little. " Arti-i— r Sm— th : " And from that luckless hour my tyrant fair Hath led and turned me by a single hair. " Edw— RD D— WN--NG : " Something too indescribably great for words. " W— lt— R G--LK-- s--n: " And the Devil did grin. " i39 A— TH--R S m— n: " Being great in mind and body why lack he then anything? " M— Y Fl— xx— rv: " One who believes coo ucation worthwhile. " S— R— H— BB— RD: " Have yon seen Smith? " W— rn— R L v— : " For oh! he is the ladies ' pet. He ' s such a susceptible statuette. " L--XD— x H--ss: " He seemed a cherub who had lost his way and wandered thither. " I— a Sm— dl— y: H— R— Y B— NK— rt: " Honest, my lord, ay! and faithful workers both. " J 902. A— P.— RT H--LL: " ' Tis love, my son, that racks your brain. " C--RL Bl— d— s: " Not dead, but sleeping. " M — RTHA W— SH— NGT--N M R— ' . " The Madonna of the Tubs. " R--B— rt W--lk-r: " My son Robert was tall and slim. His legs were the biggest part of him. " W— N— FR— D R— G— RS: " Teacher, I know! " C--TH — R x— W— y: " Sweet is the infant ' s waking smile. " A xx a W— t— ers: " Forget not that thou art a Freshman. " E— s— N H--RR— s: " He was as fresh as is the month of May. Ch— rl— s Pr— c— : " O, mother, may I go to play foot-ball? " " Yes, my darling sonny. But leave your bones and ribs at home. And don ' t lose all vour money. " 140 " Beyond the circle of our hearth. No welcome sound of toil or mirth Unbound the spell, and testified Of human life and thought outside. " Advertisements LOST. — Between Supe ' s Office and Room H, my recollections of how many problems I had off in Trig. Tommy W. Gilkyson. FOUND. — How to get an unexpected trip to the city. Inquire of Smithie. FOR SALE. — Having made a grade of 150 in Algebra, will sell the upper 59 cheap. See C. L. Blades, ' 04. BUREAU of consolidated smartness, comfort, and amusement. Crowell Thomas. NEW BOOK.— On Savannah Hospitality. By No. Vo. Also a new edition of choice menus. E. S. Harris, Agent. WANTED. — A megaphone to use in calling the roll in Room N. W. I. H. STOCK QUOTATIONS.— J. W. E. Love has bought ten shares of Kentucky S. E. A. ' s, @ 93, and ten shares of Moorestown H. R. ' s, @ 94. Wm. C. Tyson and G. A. Seaman have puchased a controlling interest in Atlantic City stock, @ 97 4- LOST — Second Mo. 2d, by two Juniors, their love for Chemistry. Lamb Thatcher. FOUND.— That a Freshman can ' t bluff in Math- ematics. Inquire of W. W. Powell. ENTERTAINMENT.— A night with the Wiz- ard, and the phonograph. Hall, Room 99 (4-8-99). FOUND. — Room for improvement in English. Inquire at office of E. Meyer, between the hours of 1 1 and 12 p. m. LOST. — A room-mate by Love, when last seen was going towards Jersey. INFORMATION WANTED.— To know how two girls can fill a two-seated sleigh. E. P. B. W. W. B. WANTED — A tutor to help me in my lessons so that I can devote more attention to the girls. Edgar. FOUND. — By Verlenden, some attraction in Ball (not base-ball). _ Epilogue An end must come to jest and fun. Alas! From college lore to wisdom ' s store We pass. Lend kindly eyes, — you can ' t despise What ' s true. From Halcyon ' s play, — we must away. Adieu. 143 JgS sjJ. , 722) Chestnut St. " SSSjHp- FINE JEWELRY. AV ' CJaASiAw •eJ. MS GOOD Cailor e That gives particular attention to the little details that please men in their wearing apparel is the only kind of a tailor you are looking for, and you only need come to us to find a tailor that will do this. We have made a study of men ' s forms for years, and we have yet to find the man to whom we cannot give satisfaction. E. H, Peterson Go. E. H. PETERSON C. A. PETERSON Merchant Tailors n th Sansom Importers S. W. Cor. 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MERRIAM CO., Publishers, Springfield, Mass. INTERNATIONAL DICTIONARY X There is always something NEW in «« fine tsts Photographs I210 Cbe$tmtt street Deads in that line ' 54 EVERYTHING THE BEST ..IN FLOWERS.. m Jos. Kift Son FLORISTS 1725 Chestnut St. PHILADELPHIA . . Established 1850 Broadbent Co. ...Artists and... Photographers 141 Chestnut St., Philadelphia Special Rates to Students 155 Little Jack Horner Sat in a corner, Taking a hard " exam; " He passed it, of course, With the aid of a " horse, " Then said: " What a good boy I am. " He stood on the bridge at midnight Interrupting my sweet repose. For he was a tall mosquito, And the bridge was the bridge of my nose. George School GEORGE SCHOOL « £ BUCKS CO., PA. A Thoroughly Equipped School of High Grade Under Care of Friends For Catalogue, address GEORGE L. MARIS, Principal pRIENDS Academy V? 6? £ 6? V? o? Boarding School J t for Jt Jt Boys and Girls Locust Valley, Long Island Especial attention given to the preparation of students for Swarthmore. Terms for Board and Tuition in English Branches $ 150 per School Year. . For Catalogue, address FRIENDS ' ACADEMY Locust Valley, N. Y. Sherwood Friends ' School For Girls and Boys Under the care of Sandy Spring Monthly Meeting of Friends Healthful Location Jt Modern Methods Refined Associations jt Pleasant Surroundings and Charming Assistants For information and circular address the Principal, ELIZABETH P. M. THOM Sandy Spring, Md. 156 A 5emi=Monthly Journal Published by the Students of Swarth= more College The support of the Alumni and Ex=Members of the College is especially desired " The Phoenix " Terms .... Per Volume (17 numbers), . . . $1.00 Per Single Copy, 10 Address Subscriptions to Business Manager SPEAKMAN SUPPLY AND PIPE CO. . . . Manufacturers of and Dealers in . . . FINE PLUMBING GOODS . . for . . INSTITUTIONS, SCHOOLS, DWELLINGS, PUBLIC BUILDINGS, ETC. Wilmington, Del. • -ELECTRO - ML EIKMVILIG • C0. v. DESIGNERS .v ILLUSTRATORS if ENGRAVERS 1227-20 ifflCE st, nniMLrnin HALF-TONE ZINC ETCHING v. EMBOSSING three-color work College Annual Work a Specialty We refer to the illustrations in this book ns specimens uf our work iS7 iv ft ft « ft ft ft ft ft ft ft ft ft ft ft ss ss ss sss a Friends ' Book Association OF PHILADELPHIA Publishers, Booksellers and Stationers, Blank Book Manufacturers, Engravers and Printers, Artists ' Materials, Kindergarten, School Supplies. S. W. Corner Fifteenth and Race Streets vV l l l l t ) l t t l vt V l $ vl G S- POWELL, 5 SOUTH EIGHTH STREET, £ Philadelphia J Repairing of Watches and Jewelry .... «J Manufacturer of MEDALS, BUTTONS and CLASS PINS. Dealer in DIAMONDS, WATCHES, JEWELRY AND SILVERWARE. tj? ? MAKER OF SWARTHMORE COLLEGE CLASS PINS. EBBITT HOUSE Washington, D. C. ARMY AND NAVY HEADQUARTERS H. C. BURCH, Manager MAGILL ' S MODERN FRENCH SERIES. MAGILL ' S READING FRENCH GRAMMAR. MAGILL ' S SERIES OF MODERN FRENCH AUTHORS. By Edward H. Magill. A. M., LL. D., PROFESSOR OF FRENCH IN SWARTHMORE COLLEGE, Books which teach to read French by reading French, and give rapidly a good reading knowledge of that language. Complete Stories by t. Francesqtje Sarcey. 2. Madame De Witt. 3. Anatole France. 4. Jules Claretie. No. Liberty Bell Leaflets Translations and Re- prints of original Histor- ical Documents. Edited by Martin G. Brumbaugh. A. M., Ph. D. Joseph S. Walton. Ph. D. CHRISTOPHER SOWER CO., Publishers, 614 Arch St., Philadelphia. Inducements and Charter from States General of Holland to Settlers on the Hudson. No 2. The West Jersey Constitution of 1677. No, 3. Penn ' s Frame of Government of 1682 and Privileges and Concessions of 1701. No. 4. Charter of the Province of Pennsylvania. No. 5, Gabriel Thomas ' Description of Pennsylvania and West Jersey. No. 6. The Letters of a Farmer, or John Dickinson ' s arguments against English Taxation. No 7. Conrad Weiser ' s Notes on the Habits and Cus- toms of the Iroquois and Delaware Indians, prepared for Christopher Saur and pub- lished from 1746-1749 No. 8. William Penn ' s Letter to the Free Society of Traders, 1683. OTHER NUMBERS TO FOLLOW FROM TIME TO TIME iS3 The Light that gives Light No Smell ! No Dirt! No Asphyxi= ation ! FARADAY HEAT, POWER and LIGHT CO. Supplies Swarthmore, Rutledge, Morton, and Vicinity FOR RATES AND INFORMATION. APPLY AT OFFICE, MORTON, PA. FREDS ' CENTRAL SCHOOL aaft Furnishes the Basis of a Liberal Education And Prepares for any American College Race and Fifteenth Streets PHILADELPHIA JOSEPH S. WALTON, Principal Boys ' Department ANNA W. SPEAKMAN, Principal CHrls ' Department Primary and Intermediate Departments at Kindergarten at Race and Fifteenth Sts. Girard Ave. and Seventeenth St. Lancaster Ave. and Thirty-Fifth St. Green St. above School Lane, Ger- mantown Circulars on Application 159 Race and Fifteenth Sts. Girard Ave. and 17th St. The Next School Year begins Ninth Month 18th, 1899 Index to Advertisers l ' AGE Acker, Finley, Co., 148 Bradley ' s Great Western Market, iii Broadbent Co., 155 Crawford Mfg. Co., 146 Conard Jones Co., The, vii Chester Times, The . 151 Crane Ice Cream Company, v Cook, Mrs. F. W., 153 Dreka, 151 Electro-Tint Engraving Co., 157 Ebbitt House 158 Faraday Heat, Power and Light Co., 159 Farquhar, A. B., Co., Limited, ii Friends ' Academy, 156 Friends ' Book Association 158 Friends ' Central School, 159 Gilbert Bacon, 150 Gilbert ' s, 153 Gray, 147 George School, . . ' 156 Keubler, 154 Kolle, Otto F., 145 PAGE Kirkpatrick, F. L., 152 Kift, Jos., Son, 155 Merriam Co., G. C, 154 Morton, Dr. A R , 153 Powell, C. S., 158 Provident Life and Trust Co., i Peterson, E. H., Co., 146 Reed ' s Sons, Jacob 150 Ross, H. L., 15 ' Shoemaker, Benj. H , 152 Sower Co., Christopher, 158 Swarthmore Phcenix, 157 Swarthmore College, iv Swarthmore Preparatory School, 148 Simons Bro. Co., vi Sherwood Friends ' School, 156 Speakman Supply and Pipe Co., 157 Scheibal, Otto, H7 Tryon, E. K. Jr. Co., • cover Thompson, E. O. Sons, ii Walsh, F. J., 152 The Editor with gladsome cry Exclaims, " My work is done; " The Manager with weary sigh Explains, " My work is dun. " 160 ■■■ ' - ;; ■■■ ' • " ■■ " ■ " ' ■ : - ' . : ' ■:■ ' .

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