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THE HALCYON a f NINETEEN NINETEEN SWART Lc oh H aJoM tl{ THE HALCYON OF SWARTHMORE COLLEGE •a? VOLUME THIRTY-FOUR « PUBLISHED BY THE CLASS OF NINETEEN-NINETEEN IN THEIR JUNIOR YEAR TO THE SWARTHMORE MEN FIGHTING IN THE SERVICE OF DEMOCRACY THIS BOOK IS GRATEFULLY DEDICATED Four |0u who are in the service , ybu-remember The fights we ' ve fought together othcR years, wl frozen field, the sittefi bray november " tne willtd win that passes hopes ' YOU WnQ HAVE BEEN HERE WITH US, YOU fi HE LOYALTY- THAT GRASSES H THE CHEERS.- UVLh assigned yo;; il Part in the grimmest fight that ' s Even seen. I ' , % MOW HCW VERY MUCH WE ARE BBHNB YOU. However st H the battle you are With manq and he art and soul we are. Hivi BEHIND YOU, Wishing you luck and baching you to win. Detlev Wulf Bronk - Isabel McKelvey Briggs Andrew Simpson Allin Hugh Pierce Editor-in-Chief Associate Editor - Associate Editor Business Manager Eleanor Williams Atkinson Ardis Mayhew Baldwin Janet McPherson Brown Katherine Vandewort Fahnestock William Wallace Hewett Phyllis Miki Komori Albert Noel Nelson Thomas Rowe Price Marian Cleveland Ware Frances Baker Williams Charles Henry Yardley Philip M. Hicks Faculty Advisor Five In QPcmorp of lieutenant Varolii ainstoortl) abiation Section, ainitcti States Signal Corps STfec first Stoartlimorran to trie in thr gnbicr of big r ontitrr Su k 11 aomimit: FMOY ©mm M PARRISH HALL THE OBSERVATORY CRUM CREEK NEW WHARTON SWARTHMORE FIELD MEN ' S GYMNASIUM WOMEN ' S GYMNASIUM THE ENTRANCE ColkgiatE l| iSepartmnits •teen tiki: Halct QFIISTO .Administration PRESIDENT JOSEPH SWAIN Joseph Swain, LL.D. (Wabash), LL.D. (Lafa- yette), LL.D. (Pennsylvania), $BK, Presi- dent of the College. John Anthony Miller, Ph.D. (Chicago), 2 E, $ B K, Vice President of the College. Henrietta Josephine Meeteer, Ph.D. (Penn- sylvania), B K, Dean of Women. William Albert Alexander, A.B.. 3TA, Dean of College. John Russell Hayes, A.B., L.L.B., BK, Librarian. Harriet E. Worrell, A.B., Secretary to the President. Chester Roberts, A.B., Superintendent. Ella Michener, Assistant to the Dean of Women. Ruth Stephenson, A.B., Secretary to the Dean. Margaret Ormond, B.S., Assistant Librarian. Anna C. Brierly, Dietitian. Sarah Doddrell Coale, Matron of Wharton Hall. Caroline Augusta Lukens, B.L., Matron of Parrish Hall Mary E. Cook, Director of the Laundry. Elizabeth Redheffer Hirst, Bookkeeper. Florence B. Barrett, Nurse. ilrelmina D. Bryan, Stenographer to the Dean. DEAN WILLIAM A. ALEX ANDER DEAN HENRIETTA J. MEETEER Eighteen FAIRT! ! oard of Managers President - Vice President Secretary - Treasurer Robert M. Janney Wilson M. Powell Hetty L. Miller Charles M. Biddle Term Expires Twelfth Month, 1918 Isaac H. Clothier Caroline H. Worth Edmund Webster Emma McIlvaine Cooper Rebecca C. Longstreth William C. Sproul Robert Pyle - Joseph Swain Robert M. Janney LuELLA BURDSALL Wilson M. Powell. Jr. Edward Martin, M.D. - Wm. W. Cocks Llxy Bi ddle Lewis Philip M. Sharpless Mary Hibbard Thatcher Charles F. Jenkins Robert H. Walker Emma C. Bancroft Harriet Cox McDowel Howard W. Lippincott Abigail Foulke Pim Mary Lippincott Griscom T. Stockton Matthews Howard Cooper Johnson Hetty Lippincott Miller Joanna W. Lippincott Rowland Comly Henry C. Turner Daniel Uxderhill, Jr. Elsie Palmer Brown Esther H. Cornell Philadelphia CoatesYille Philadelphia Camden, N. J. Haverford Chester West Grove Swarthmore Term Expires Twelfth Month, 1919 ROBERT M. JANNEY - Philadelphia Port Chester, N. Y. New York, N. Y. Philadelphia Westbury, Long Island, N. Y. Lansdowne West Chester Swarthmore Term Expires Twelfth Month, 1920 Term Expires Twelfth Month, 1921 Philadelphia Baltimore, Md. Wilmington, Del. - Brooklyn, N. Y. Swarthmore Swarthmore Moorestown, N. J. Baltimore, Md. - Philadelphia Riverton, N. J. - Philadelphia Philadelphia New York. N. Y. - Brooklyn, N. Y. Washington, D. C. Brooklyn, N. Y. Nineteen TME Halcyo: mi- OFH9ES) " department of Moloa,? (f .s Spencer Trotter, M.D. (Pennsylvania). Professor of Biology. Samuel C. Palmer, Ph.D. (Harvard). As- sistant Professor of Biology. PROFESSOR sr-ENCER TROTTER The Department of Biology at Swarthmore meets some of the vital prob- lems in present day conservation. (i) The climb upward is of great value in conserving air for purely respiratory, purposes. (2) The odor of the laboratory, which has become a permanent, and probably the most conspicuous part of its equipment, may possibly prove of great use in the acquirement of a resistance to poisonous gas. (3) The low water pressure and the difficulty experienced by soap in finding its way to so high a level, is of decided advantage in conserving the natural oil of the skin, and in keeping the hands more or less protected by a layer of plain dirt. This may prove of great advantage in future work at front, where both water and soap are likely to be scarce. (4) Work in this department has long been known as a first class " Camouflage " in the prosecution of coeducational matters. It is needless to elaborate on this point. In the absence of Professor David Miller, of Darkest Africa, who is con- ducting a series of experiments at Pig Point on the explosions produced by large words, the work of the department is under the immediate direction of Dr. Trotter and Dr. Palmer. Twenty Twenty-one o TIKI IS JHJALCY©- ©F 19119 C emistr? an6 (Ttyemtcal Cngitteerirt Gellert Alleman, B.S., Ph.D. (Johns Hop- kins), Professor of Chemistry. H. Jermain M. Creigiiton, B.A., M.A., M.Sc, D.Sc. (Zurich), Assistant Professor of Chemistry. T. Russell Hull. A.B., Instructor. I ' KOFESSnH IJELLEKT ALLEMAN The Department of Chemistry has for some years held a very enviable po- sition at Swarthmore. It has always its full quota of students and the demand for its graduates is always greater than the supply. Dr. Alleman has developed the department to such an extent that a grad- uate is practically certain of success. Large industrial corporations in the vicinity often write to the department asking for a man for a certain position and leaving the choice to the discretion of Dr. Alleman. Upperclassmen are often offered enticing positions to leave college before graduation. One course, general inorganic chemistry, is very popular and at the begin- ning of every year there are several students who apply " too late. " The majors in this department are fortunate in that they are continually in contact with men who know their subject and are able to explain to stu- dents questions which arise in laboratory work. Twenty-tzvo Twenty-three tm: Halcto: o OF 1919 " Economics anb Caw PROFESSOR LOUIS X. ROBIXSOX Louis N. Robinson, A.B., Ph.D. (Cornell), Professor of Economics. Caroline H. Robinson, A.B., A.M., Assistant in Economics. Howard Cooper Johnson, B.L., LL.B., Lec- turer in Laic. Xo one has better described Political Economy, or Economics as the science has come to be called, than the late Alfred Marshall of England. I would like to think that the courses offered in the Department of Economics at Swarthmore are in keeping with his high conception of the science which he defines in the following paragraph, quoted from his Principles of Economics : " Thus it (Economics) is on the one side a study of wealth, and on the other, and more important side, a part of the study of man. For man ' s char- acter has been moulded by his every-day work, and the material resources which he thereby procures, more than by any other influence unless it be that of his religious ideals; and the two great forming agencies of the world ' s history have been the religious and the economic. Here and there the ardour of the military or the artistic spirit has been for awhile predominant: but re- ligious and economic influences have nowhere been displaced from the front rank even for a time : and they have nearly always been more important than all the others put together. Religious motives are more intense than economic ; but their direct action seldom extends over so large a part of life. For the business by which a person earns a livelihood generally fills his thoughts dur- ing by far the greater part of those hours in which his mind is at its best ; during them his character is being formed by the way in which he uses his faculties in his work, by the thoughts and the feelings which it suggests, and by his relation to his associates in work, his employers, or his employees. " Twenty-four fairt: JDepartmeitt of engineering George Frederick Blessing, B.M.E., ALE., Ph.D (Hanover College), . V. Williamson Professor of Mechanical Engineering. Lewis Fussell, B.S., M.S., E.E„ Ph.D. (Wis- consin), Assistant Professor of Electrical En- gineering. George William Lewis, M.E., M.M.E., Assist- ant Professor of Mechanical Engineering. George Patrick Stocker, B.S. in C.E., Assist- ant Professor of Civil Engineering. Charles G. Thatcher, A.B., Assistant Pro- fessor of Mechanical Engineering. John Joseph Matthews, A.B., Instructor in En- PEllEESSOli GEORGE E. IJLESSIXG engineering at Swartfymore College During the year of 19 15, Dr. C. R. Mann, of the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, sent a questionnaire to practicing engineers throughout the United States, asking them to state what, in their judgment, were the qualities that made for successful engineering. They were further requested to attach to each of these qualities a numerical value to indicate its relative importance. The result of 5,441 votes rated character, integrity, responsibility, re- sourcefulness and initiative 24% ; judgment, common sense, scientific attitude, perspective 19.5%; efficiency, thoroughness, accuracy, industry 16.5%; knowledge of the fundamentals of engineering science i$ r r ; technique of practice and of business io c c. The possibility of placing numerical values on such elusive qualities as those enumerated may be questioned, but the investigation is valuable in call- ing attention to the many things, other than technical knowledge and skill, that the college must strive to give the young engineer if he is to attain a high order of success in his profession. Technical knowledge and skill he of course must have in order to place himself vocationally in the engineering profes- sion — he must be thoroughly equipped with the fundamentals of engineering, but, also, he must possess the fundamentals of a liberal education. His vision must not be limited to the slide rule, the Tee square, and the engineers hand book, but must extend to business, public service, and human Twenty-five 1UI TM1 HALCYO ©FllSTO DRAWING IT OUT relations in industry — for the world is turning to the engineer for the solution of problems of this vital char- acter. This condition of affairs was gradually b e i ti g brought about in the Unit- ed States before the war, and the effect of the war has been to greatly accel- erate the movement. The most casual obser- vation will serve to show that the Engineering profession, the world over, enjoys a standing of impor- tance to-day never before granted it by the world ' s greatest thinkers. In order to make this position secure, the engineers of the future must be educated along very liberal lines, for only by that means is it possible to de- velop men with the capacity for success in such a broad field. The Engineering Courses at Swarthmore College are planned with this end in view. The fact that its graduates are at this time serving the Nation in a great variety of positions, ranging from those requiring the highest tech- nical skill to those requiring little technical skill, but business and executive ability of a high order, seems to indicate the success of this plan. Besides serv- ing the Nation in its industrial life, graduates hold commissions in almost all branches of our military service. It is also noteworthy that conscripted men have had a wide choice of service, due no doubt to the fact that their education made it possible for them to become easily adjusted to technical, scientific, or executive work. REAL WORKERS Twenty-six part: Cngitteers (Hub Organized 191 5 For the purpose of reviewing recent discoveries and achievements in engineering, dis- cussing questions not raised in the classroom, giving power in the presenta- tion of topics, promoting intimacy between faculty and students, and providing guidance in the engineering vocation. First Semester Ralph H. Heacock Detlev W. Broxk - Xorris C. Barnard OFFICERS - President - J ' iee President - Sec.-Treas. - Second Semester - Pusey B. Heald - Xorris C. Barnard Harold S. Webster MEMBERS Seniors JAMES E. ALLEN H. FREEMAN BARNES RALPH H. HEACOCK PUSEY B. HEALD Juniors XORRIS C. BARNARD DETLEV W. BROXK FRANKLIN S. GILLESPIE RICHARD G. HODGE CHARLES M. HOWELL CHARLES I. JOHNSON CHARLES R. MICHENER OSBORN R. Qt ' AYLE ANDREW SIMPSON T. NEWBOLD TAYLOR. JR. HAROLD S. WEBSTER F. EDWARD ATKINS BIDDLE ATLEE GEORGE CONAHET, JR. Sophomores WALTER C. DICKINSON PAUL M. HESS PRANK H. HOLMAX, JR. JESS G. JOHNSON- GREGG D. REYXOLDS Freshmen MANN G. BERG HARRY X. BOUREAU PHILIP H. BURN PAUL W. CHANDLER JOIIX F. CONWAY GEORGE B. JACKSON GEORGE II. KOLB CHARLES W. Ll ' KEXS TOWNSEND S. Mi-ALLISTER FRANK K. MACHEMER ALBERT C. MAMMEL JOHN A. MASTERS HAROLD E. MOORE DONALD S. MORGAN J. H. MFMMA GEORGE A. POWELL ELLIS L. SPACKMAN. JR. WALLACE N. SPRING JAMES E. WAPLES JOHN J. WHITE. JR. Twenty-seven TM1 Halcy (To-operation They emphasize co-operation, It ' s drummed into your ears, They feed you double ration Till it drives you into tears. They tell you of it ' s value And it ' s you they want to please. The departments only run for you So you ' re the whole damned cheese. And then in very simple trust. In what they ' ve had to say, You wander into shop or just Look into forge some day. It may be that you have a knife That needs a sharper edge Or you are wondering if your wife, Can really swing a sledge. But stick your head inside the door Or touch a single tool ; Co-operation is no more Jack Matthews has your wool. FATIGUE ELIMINATION EXHIBIT Twenty-eight partmemt; Department of £na,Usl) Harold Clarke Goddard, A.B., A.M., Ph.D. (Columbia), Alexander Griszvold Cummins Professor of English. Roy Bennet Pace, A.B., A.M., Assistant Pro- fessor of English. Maud Basset Gorham, A.B., A.M., Ph.D. (Radcliffe), Instructor in English. Clara Mabel Hogue, A.B., A.M., Instructor in English. Raymond Morse Herrick, A.B., A.M., Instruc- tor in English. PROFESSOR HAROLD C. GODDARD The Halcyon asks for an expression of the ideals of the English depart- ment in the year 1918. Those ideals, for a very definite reason, are what they were before the war. From Chaucer and Langland to Masefield and Shaw, the greatest English literature has been a continuous attempt to turn the world to liberty and democracy. Consequently the war has seemed to call for no fundamental revision of courses in English literature. And the same is true of courses in composition for few things are more important in a democracy than wide dissemination among its citizens of the power of clear and forcible expression. But while it has no change in organization or policy to report, the English department feels that the war has brought it new appre- ciation of the importance of its work and hopes that that appreciation will be reflected in the effectiveness with which that work is done. The only change in the teaching staff has been the resignation of Mrs. Priscilla Goodwyn Griffin and the appointment of Mr. Raymond Morse Her- rick as instructor in English. Twenty-nine TM! Halcyo: ©F 11919 Classics anb fine. .Arts Ethel Hampson Brewster, Ph.D. (Pennsyl- vania), $BK, Assistant Professor of Greek and Latin. (In charge of Department). Henrietta Josephine Meeteer, Ph.D. ( Penn- sylvania), BK, Assistant Professor of Greek and Latin. Mary North Chenoweth, A.B., A.M., KA®, Instructor in Art. Oscar Rudolph Sandstrom, A.B., A.M.. In- structor in Greek and Latin. ETHEL H. BREWSTER Assistant Professor The Department of Greek and Latin feels deeply the well-nigh irreparable loss which it has sustained in the death of the late Professor Dennison, who brought to the college in rare combination the qualities of teacher and admin- istrator, gentleman and scholar. A permanent successor to Professor Den- nison has not yet been appointed; for the present year, 1917-18, Assistant Professor Meeteer and Assistant Professor Brewster have supervised the department. Three courses have been conducted very ably by Oscar R. Sandstrom, who is completing his work for the Doctorate at the University of Pennsylvania. The Classical Club has flourished under the presidency of Edith W. Menclenhall and under a very efficient executive committee headed by Abigail I. Moore. In spite of the war, it has not been deemed necessary to alter the curriculum to any great extent. Special attention has always been given to questions of history and political science, of ancient art, and religion and philosophy in their relation to the present. When modern newspapers, periodicals, and war liter- ature read like garbled accounts of Caesar ' s wars in France or of Livy ' s nar- rative of Teutonic invasions, when the nations of the world are struggling for the ideals of patriotism or for the practices of discipline and organization for which Greece and Rome are famed, the Classics appear to be thoroughly up- to-date as a military and political handbook. Thirty PAlRTMEMTn (Tlassical (Tlub OFFICERS President Vice President Secretary Edith W. Mendenhall Mary L. Lukens Francis L. Baird Francis L. Baird Helen G. Gaskill Elsie M. Hughes Mabel M. Kurtz MEMBERS Seniors Mary F. Fukens Edith W. Mendenhall Abigal F Moore Helen West fall Phyllis Komori Fouise Meeteer Juniors Gladys A. Reichard Mary Vernam Sophomores Marion Anderson Gladys Hammond Preston Judd Helen Macartney Helen Martin Ethel Means Fucille Noble Dorothy Paxson Grace Rosenberg Harold Stubbs Ellen Swartz Mildred Williard Thirty-one o TMI O- ALCYO OF II 9119 IHlstor? anb Hittexitatiotial delations William Isaac Hull, Ph.D. (Cornell), J BK, B©n, Isaac H. Clothier Professor of History and International Relations. PROFESSOR WILLIAM I. HULL The Department of History in Swarthmore College has reflected in its development a change in the American college world and also the chang- ing interests of the American people. In 1892, when Doctor Hull came to Swarthmore, the department in- cluded the subjects of History, Politics, Economics and Social Science. Twelve years later Politics was assigned to a separate department, and in 1908 the Department of Economics and Social Science was established. Beginning with the meeting of the Second Hague Conference in 1907 the growing interest throughout the world, and especially in the United States, in the subject of International Relations was recognized and the Department of History has been developed largely since that year in the direction of em- phasizing more and more the international significance of general history, the study of European and American diplomatic history, the study of inter- national law, and the development of the International Organization. American history throws such a flood of light upon the various aspects of the International Government which is being worked out in our time that it seems peculiarly appropriate for students of Internationalism in our Ameri- can colleges to carry over their study of the past into the world ' s attempt to solve its political problems of the present and the future. Thirty -two ' Qepairti PROFESSOR .JOHN A. MILLER Mlattjematics anb .Astronomy John Anthony Miller, Ph.D. (Chicago), Edzvard H. Magill Professor of Mathematics and Astronomy. Walter Ross Marriott, Ph.D. (Pennsylvania), Assistant Professor. John Himes Pitman, A.M., Instructor. Caroline H. Smedley, A.B., Research Assistant. Walter Antonio Matos, Volunteer Observer. The courses in this department are de- signed to meet the wants of those students who later desire to do graduate work in the best universities, to teach mathematics in prepara- tory schools, or to pursue engineering or other technical courses. The activities of the alumni of the department seem to indicate that it his achieved at least to a measureable extent these ambitions. Certain of its alumni have done graduate work and have received doctor ' s degrees or master ' s degrees from higher institutions of learning and are now engaged in teaching or in research work in colleges, universities, or other scientific foun- dations. A greater number are teaching in the preparatory schools ; there are some who are farmers, but farmers in a big way ; som e are bank presidents ; a considerable number are in actuarial work; some are connected with engi- neering firms ; others have entered business pursuits ; and several of our men have laid aside their professor ' s togas or the cares of business to answer the call of the Country as privates or as commissioned officers in the army or navy. The members of the teaching staff of the department also devote as much time as is consistent with good teaching to various problems in astronomical research, the study of the distances of stars from us receiving the major part of this attention. The observatory has from time to time issued publications of the results of these researches, the last of which. Publication No. 4, was issued in June, 19 17. It contains a record of the observations made at the observatory by which the distances of fifty stars from the earth were obtained. The department library receives in exchange for these publications those of practically all the observatories of the world. Some of the advanced students of the department have participated actively and effectively in these researches. Thirty-three THE SPROUL TELESCOPE Largest on the Atlantic Coast Prof. AT WORK Thirty-four PA1RTMEMT; ttatfyematics (Hub First Semester Robert Blau Ethelwyn Bower Gladys Pell OFFICERS President J ' iee President - Secretary - Second Semester John Trimmer Dorothy Johnson Charlotte Moore Faculty Members John A. Miller W. Ross Marriot Mrs. W. Ross Marriot John H. Pitman Caroline Smedley Seniors Robert S. Blau Ethelwyn Bower Helen Chappell Ewing T. Corson Helen G. Deputy Mary Lukens Abigail Moore Eleanor P. Stabler Ethel R. Young Geraldine M. Coy Blanche King Juniors Ruth H. Cross Elizabeth N. Frorer Josephine Griffiths Bess McClellan Julia Bope Lena Clark Mary Donovan Frank W. Fetter Sophomores Albert Nelson Margaret E. Powell Edith C. Young Helen G. Young Elizabeth G. Jones Sara Mayi-iew Charlotte E. Moore Lucille Noble Gladys S. Pell Freshmen Dorothy Boring Mildred E. Stout Emilie White Thirty-five IU1 TM1 HALCY© " ©FllSTO iDepartment of Crenel) an6 Spattisl) Isabelle Bronk, Ph.B., Ph.D. (Chicago), Susan W. Lippincott Professor of the French Language and Literature and Secretary of the Faculty. ■Lander MacClintock:, A.B., A.M., Ph.D., In- structor in French. Mercedes C. Iribas, Assistant in Spanish. Rena Rothner, A.B., Instructor in Colloquial French. PROFESSOR ISABELLE BRONK The academic year of 1917-18 has found our department with unruffled ex- terior, but with a big ache at its heart. For the land in which we are particu- larly interested is the prey of the invader; her glorious cathedrals, town halls and art collections in the northeast have been despoiled, and many of her most promising young literary and linguistic scholars have laid down their pens here on earth forever. But with our feeling of sadness is ment of pride. Unexampled fortitude and heroism have made known to the world that " sweet France, " la dolce France for which Charlemangne and his knights performed their wonderful deeds, is even greater now than in the days of her earlier civilization. Materially, the department is in opulent circumstances, Mrs. Creighton and Mrs. Plass resigned last June, and in September we imported from the University of Chicago as assistant in French, young Dr. MacClintock, son of the Professor MacClintock, so well known to English scholars. mingled a senti- Senorita Iribas continued with the Spanish. We have had the good fortune to secure lately as a teacher of colloquial French for those contemplating service in France, Miss Rena Rothner, our own Rena of the class of 19 15. She is instructor of French and Spanish in two of Philadelphia ' s most flourishing High schools and president of the Salon Francais at the University. Th irtv- six PA1RTMENT; (Terek Jfranccns President Secretary and Treasurer OFFICERS Clara Ati.ee Dorothy Thomas MEMBERS Grace Ballinger Elizabeth F. Barth Dorothy Boring Ethelwyn Bower Jane P. Brown Mildred R. Burke Janet Clark Lena C. Clark Virginia L. Coleman Florence L. Cook Dorothea L. Darlington Edna M. Dayies Mary Dotterer Hannah Eavenson Mary L. Frescoln Eleanora W. Green Catherine Guss Esther Nichols Hall Frances Hause Margaret Hayiland Esther R. Hayes James M. Holden Ella R. Hoyt Isabel S. Jacobs Elizabeth C. Jones Elizabeth G. Jones Mary Eleanor Judge Dorothy A. Kinsley Helen C. Knight Lucy Lippincott Margaret Little Bess McClellan Charlotte E. Moore Gladys Newton Esther Newcomer Ruth Marie Orndorff Virginia M. Packard Leon M. Pearson Caroline Phillips Elizabeth Pyle Helen A. Ramsey Marion T. Robertson Rebecca Rose Helene B. Scott Phoebe U. Seaman Elizabeth W. Titus Charlotte Washburn Virgixia May Beatrice Whiteside Ruth Williams Mary E. Wilson Aline M. Woodrow Th irly-scven tm: Halcyo OF 1911© Department of (Berman. Clara Price Newport, A.B., Ph.D. (Wis- consin), Professor of German Language and Literature. Martin William Steinke, A.B., A.M.. Ph.D. (Illinois). PROFESSOR CLARA T. NEWPORT The Department of German is at the present time in an unenviable posi- tion. All over the country people are clamoring, and educational institutions are listening to their demands, that the study of the German language be dis- continued. But the College administration, like all liberal minded persons, realizes that the present war is a struggle for democracy and not a war of hate. They are therefore supporting the Department and helping it to keep up to its standard. The ideals of the department have changed consider- ably. The study of the German language is no longer its principal work. More time is spent in studying the po- litical and economic life, the customs, literature and art of the German people. Their relation with " The Imperial German Government " is closely studied. In a new course " Kultur " is discussed. The same course observes the work of the government in moulding the ideals of the people through their educational system. That the present policy of the department is doing a valuable patriotic work is evident. It keeps uppermost in the student ' s mind that the war is a world wide strug- gle for democracy and that our success will be a victor) ' for the German people. Thus the Department of German at the present time certainly justifies its existence. Thirty-eight PHONETICS part: apolitical Science Robert C. Brooks, Ph.D. (Cornell), Joseph Wharton Professor of Political Science. It ROBERT C. BROOKS The aim of the Political Science Department is to develop its students into intelligent and effective citizens. Not only are existing governments critically studied, but proposals for their reform are given attention. Our municipal, state, and federal governments, and the governments and parties of Europe, are studied with this end in view. The present war has not altered the aim of the depart- ment. It has merely opened up a larger field for their development. Through the medium of newspapers and current magazines, the action of governments under the stresses of war and the struggles of governments in the making are studied. A special war course is offered in which different phases of the literature produced by the war are discussed. Early in December, Doctor Brooks was called into the federal service for several weeks to explain the plan of government insurance to the men in the training camps. He was assigned to Camp Cody in New Mexico. On his return he gave his classes much first hand information about the training camps and the class of men who are in them. During Doctor Brooks ' leave of absence, Miss Anna Michener of the class of 1916 who is .now doing graduate work in Columbia University, conducted the class work. Thirty-nine o TME ini- ALCY© ' ©F 11911© IHistor? of Religion anb jpbilosopt) Jesse Herman Holmes, B.S., Ph.D. (Johns Hopkins ) , Professor of the History of Re- ligion and Philosophy. PROFESSOR JESSE H. HOLMES The study of the history of Philosophy has been a part of the college curriculum from the first years of the college; it was not, however, a distinct department and was taught in conjunction with other subjects by various instructors. President de Garmo gave a course, required of all seniors, including a semester of Philosophy and one of Psychology. This was continued in the term of President Birdsall by Dr. Hull and Dr. Trotter. Before 1900 there was no systematic college work in Bible study of religion for which credit was given. For a few years before that time brief courses of lectures were given on topics associated with the Bible and with the Christian re- ligion, the most notable of which was a course by Dr. Marl- ton, editor of the Reader ' s Bible. In the winter of 189S-9, Dr. Holmes gave a course of five lectures at the college on the Old Testament times, and in the spring he was appointed to a professorship, the work of which included Bible study. Philosophy, and some work in History. The work in Bible study was regarded as an experi- ment at first; but after two years trial it was decided to make it permanent, and soon after the department was more clearly defined about as it is at the present time. Various changes have taken place since the adven t of President Swain. The course in Psychology was passed over to the newly formed department of education. The course in History of Phil- osophy has been lengthened, and a new course — an Introduc- tion to Philosophy — has been added. Additional courses in Ethics. Ideal Governments. History of Christianity. History of Religions, The Gospels, and Life and Work of Paul have been presented, some of which have been made part of a regular major course, while others have been given to meet a temporary need. Forty PA1RT] JDepartment of Jpu Uc Speaking Paul M. Pearson, Litt.D. (Baker Univer- sity), Professor of Public Speaking. Philip M. Hicks, A.B., A.M.-(Swarthmore), Assistant Professor of Public Speaking. (In Charge of Department). Elizabeth B. Oliver, A.B., A.M., (Swarth- m ' ore), Instructor in Public Speaking. PHILIP M. HICKS Assistant Professor In the excitement that attended the first year of our entrance into the Great War it is not to be wondered at that the Department of Public Speaking, like some other ultra patriotic organizations, lost its head. After fifteen years of continuous service Professor Paul M. Pearson decided, in the early days of September, 191 7, to take a well earned rest from the society of Burns of Get- tysburg and Annabel Lee. Yhether that " rest " would ever have become an actuality even in peace times, those who know Professor Pearson may be in- clined to doubt. As it happened the Y. M. C. A. Commission -on Training Camp Activities issued a call to which he made an immediate response and as- sumed the position of Director of Camp Entertainments. Meanwhile the Department has pursued its accustomed ways. No new courses have been added, but the seriousness of the times has not been without effect upon the material chosen for class work and the quality of work done. The various contests, plays, and debates over which the Department has supervision have been scheduled and held as usual, not entirely, at least, because 1 f the inertia of long established custom but in a belief that the function of the college in war time is to keep alive, for those who are permitted to enjoy them, every instrumentality whose training may add to the individual ' s equipment for service. The stress which the great democracies of the world are laying upon the importance of propaganda, the campaign of reading and teaching public thought, the establishment by various branches of the government of Speak- ing Bureaus have combined to lend a new seriousness to the ancient art of public speech. Forty-one TUT TO] O- ALCT OF 1919 iDepartment of " br 5ic5 Harvey C. Hayes, A.B., A.M., Ph.D. (Har- vard ) .Professor of Physics. William 0. Sawtelle, Acting Professor of Physics. The department of Physics is in an unusual position in that it has several standards to meet. In the first place the department offers a very general course in elementary physics. This course is taken by many art students as part of their credit in science. The same course is necessarily taken by engineers and chemists who are to take advanced work. This is followed by another course, general but much more advanced, which is taken by engineers and chemists and is part of their required work. Majors in the department after taking the course mentioned, go into much more advanced work. After taking several courses they are allowed to do research work in their senior year. The equipment in the department, both for standard laboratory work and for research, is very good. The work of the department is being carried on by Professor William O. Sawtelle, an old friend and classmate of Dr. Hayes, who is now on leave of absence working: for the Government. PROFESSOR W SAWTELLE FRESHMAN LAB. Forty-two PART! " Department of 4 b? 5ica l education for Mien E. LeRoy Mercer, M.D. (Pennsylvania), Direc- tor of Physical Education. The purpose of the Department of Physical Educa- tion is not primarily to develop intercollegiate athletic teams but to see .that every student gets proper and well directed exercise. Students are encouraged to take part in competitive sports. Here at Swarthmore a very large percentage of men try and try hard to make some team. It is this fact and not undue specialization on a small group of men that makes Swarthmore ' s success- ful teams. The work of the department, therefore, can be judged not only by the success of our teams but also by the fact that athletics develop quickness of mind and perseverance that can be learned in no other way. DR. E. I.EROY MERCER Somen ' s Jpl)?sical £6ucation J.IT.T.IAX SHAW Lillian Shaw, A.B., Director of Physical Edu- cation of the Women. The chief aim of the Department of Physical Edu- cation for Women is to keep all of the girls of the stu- dent body in good physical trim by giving them health- ful and envigorating exercise in group athletics, be- sides encouraging them to take the daily amount of sleep and exercise needed by all students to give the fullest value to their college work. Naturally, however, competitive atheltics also claim a place as a funct ion of this department ' s work. These serve two purposes: — through the interclass contests they give opportunity to large numbers of girls for participation; while through the outside matches of the varsity teams they afford representation for the best athletic ability of the college. It is safe to say that success in this phase of the work has been more marked this year than ever before. Forty-three o TM1 O- ALCTO ' OF 11919 Imeritus professors Elizabeth Powell Bond, A.M., Dean Emeritus. William Hyde Appleton, A.B., A.M., L.L.B., Ph.D. (Hon., Swarthmore), LL.D. (Swarthmore), Emeritus Professor of the Greek Language and Literature. Susan J. Cunningham, Sc.D. (Hon., Swarthmore), Emeritus Professor of Mathematics and Astronomy. George Arthur Hoadley, C.E., A.B., A.M., Sc.D. (Union), Emeritus Pro- fessor of Physics. Forty-four CAMPUS VIEWS Forty-five TH1 Halcto o- of i©n© (Tommencement THE PROCESSION The Commencement of 1917 had a different spirit from the usual gala-day excitements. America was in a state of war, and the festivities definitely changed in character. The Seniors, men and women alike, were looking forward to a transition from books to action, and many had already left for government service. Commencement week began on Thursday, June 7, with the usual stream of fancy hats, white dresses, new neckties and immaculate flannels through the rain to the library. There the Senior class lunched and was entertained by the faculty. Class day presented the first real innovation. After President Clarence Lukens ' speech of welcome, Walter Smith and Bee Jenkins inflicted death and wounds upon the clas s by their basket of gifts and witty verses. This is the first time a class presenter has had a lady aide-de-camp. The next part of the program was the Senior Play, this year managed, staged, and acted by Senior women. " Prunella, or Love in a Dutch Garden, " was a real work of art. Even the sky wept at times. Alumni Day was as clear and hot as any one could wish. The front campus was used as the scene of action because of the unfinished state of Swarthmore Field. The red, white and blue of ' 07 played scarlet goblins of ' 15 in a fast and exciting game of baseball, while a band and the old Swarthmore spirit added much pep to the programme. " Prunella " was re- peated successfully and this time without the accom- paniment of rain. DEDICATION OF WHARTON Forty-six ' Oepairtmemth Sunday was a day of last services. Dr. Miller de- livered his farewell address to the Seniors as the Bac- calaureate Sermon on " Change in the American Col- lege: a Retrospect. " In the evening the Seniors planted their ivy by the Library, and the class sang for the last time, " The Spring Has Crossed the Campus. " At the end of the ivy exercises the last collection was held in Parrish. Commencement day was honored by the dedica- tion of Wharton Hall. Then genial Jeremiah Jenks gave some sound advice on " The Citizen and His Government, " to the out-going class, and Doc Alleman handed out diplomas. Many degrees were conferred " in absentia " and the college understood a little more about war. Everybody went away glad that the rain held off until the sheepskins were handed safely out of sight. PRESIDENT LDKENS CLASS DAY PLAY Forty-seven FOUNDER ' S DAY Forty-eight ' sj-n ' sM- PI, A TH0L 5ANDVFARS AGO H- «HlbWMM»ft WIM« CE. 3 ©FflSSf ASSES Fifty Commencement tolls the knell of parting day ; The sighing senior says it cannot be. Yet sadly then from Parrish takes his way And leaves his books and nooks to you and me. In Fall we ' ll miss him on this ' customed hill, Upon the field, or in his favorite song, Yet will be Seniors, ours the Seniors ' frill To carry for anotber year along. Fifty-one . ' r ' .1 WILLIAM J. EEILLY JESS HALSTED Senior (Tlass Officers First Semester D. Johx Stickney WlLXIAM J. REILLY Dorothea Bell Ewing T. Corson Second Semester President Jess Halsted Vice President W. Ralph Gawthrop Secretary Emily M. Buckman Treasurer Frederick A. Boughton DOROTHEA BELL Fifty- three EMILY M. BI ' CKMAN TIKI] Halcyo: mi- OF 119119 Seniors James Everett Allen, West Chester Chemical Engineering " Should he in every home " Prepared at West Chester High School; Glee Club, (IV); Engineers ' Club. Elizabeth Holbert Andrews, K A©, Rutherford, N. J. - - English " For the man who cares " Prepared at Rutherford High School; Class Hockey, (II-III-IV) ; Vice President, Student Executive Committee, (III-2) ; President, Somerville Literary Society; Chairman, Swarthmore College Auxiliary of Ameri- can Red Cross. Helen Marie Atkins, Merchantville, N. J. Public Speaking " Don ' t envy a good complexion, use Pompeian and have one " Prepared at Camden High School; Declamation Contest, (IV); Glee Club Manager, (IV) ; Somerville. Clara Atlee, KA©, Riverton, N. J. -- French " I Can Succeed " Prepared at Miss Hills ' School, Philadelphia ; Assistant Librarian, Som- erville Literary Society, (II) ; Treasurer, (III) ; President, French Circle, (IV). " Frances Laura Baird, Wilmington, Delaware - Latin " Makes work a pleasure " Prepared at Wilmington Friends ' School; Class Hockey, (III-IV) ; Secretary, Classical Club, (IV) ;, Samuel J. Underbill Scholar, (III) ; Corresponding Secretary, Somerville Literary Society, (II) ; BK. Fifty-four Helen Elizabeth Ballein, KA®, Winfield, Kansas English " Every kind of music for everybody " Prepared at Winfield High School; Class Hockey Team, (I-II-III-IV) ; Gym Team, (III) ; Leader, Women ' s Glee Club, (III) ; Girls ' Cheer Leader, (II-IV) ; Meetings Committee, Y. W. C. A.; F. F. ; English Club ; Somerville. Harold Freeman Barnes, Swarthmore - Electrical Engineering " The World ' s Greatest Catalog of Music " Prepared at Swarthmore High School; Class Treasurer, (III-2) ; Class Marshall, ( III-IV) ; Assistant Director Soph Show, (II) ; Manager Swarthmore College Song Book; Founders ' Day Play, (III) ; Executive Board Engineers ' Club, (IV-i, IV-2) ; Glee Club, (I-II-III-IV) ; Leader, (IV) ; Director Musical Clubs, (IV) ; Junior Public Speaking Play, (III). Sigma Tau. Dorothea Bell, a r, New York City - - - Chemistry " Needs no introduction " Prepared at Barnard School for Girls, New York ; Class Secretary, (I-IV) ; Chairman Student Government Booklet Committee. Emily Gail Benjamin, n B $, Swarthmore, Mathematics " Satisfactory to the most discriminating taste " Prepared at Swarth- more High School ; Class Secretary, ( I- i) ; Somerville, G. I. K. k 1 Fifty-five THl Halcy ©F 119119 Robert Sloss Blau, Cleveland, O. Mathematics " None genuine without this signature " Prepared at Shaw High School, Cleveland; Scrub Football, (I) ; Class Treasurer, (II); Class President, (III); 1918 Halcyon Staff; Member Men ' s- Student Government Executive Committee, (IV) ; President, Mathematics Club, (IV-i) ; Y. ' M. C. A. Cabinet, (III-IV); President Athletic Association, (IV); Ye Monks; Book and Key; Class Day Presenter. David Monroe Bodine, $k , Trenton, N. J. Economics " Look at him today " Prepared at Trenton High School; Class and Scrub Basketball Teams, (I-II-III-IV) ; Manager La Crosse Team, (IV); Class Treasurer, (I-2) ; Class Vice President, (II-i); Secretary Men ' s Athletic Associa- tion and Athletic Council, (IV); Treasurer Students ' Friendship War Fund, (IV) ; Kwink. Frederick Anthony Boughton, KS, Tuxedo, N. Y. - Chemistry " Naturally zvants to hear the best music " Prepared at Swarthmore Preparatory School; ' Varsity Baseball, (I-II- III-IV); Class Basketball, (I-II-III-IV); Class Football, (I-II) ; ' Varsity Basketball, (III-IV); Class Treasurer, (IV-2); Treasurer, Men ' s Athletic Associ- ation, (IV); Book and fM Wg Key; Kwink; Ye f Pj Monks. Ethelwyn Bower, n B , New York City, Mathe- matics " There ' s a reason ' Prepared at Barnard School for Girls ; Treas- urer Women ' s Student Government, (III-2) ; Y. W. C. A.; Somer- ville ; Mathematics Club; BK. " STUGE " Fifty-sir Kenneth Rent Brown, K . Pendleton, Indiana Chemistry " Exquisite Perfumes " Prepared at Pendleton High School ; BK. Gideon Warren Bryan, A©, Ingraham, 111. Chemistry " We know how " Prepared at Eastern Illinois State Normal and Indiana Central Normal College; Scrub La Crosse, (I-II) ; Class Debate Team, (I-II); Found- ers Day Play, (II-III) ; Glee Club, (III) ; Treasurer Athenaeum, (II). Ella Barbara Bucher, Lansdowne - - Public Speaking " Makes everything spick and span " Prepared at Lansdowne High School ; Somerville ; Y. W. C. A. Emily Preston Buckman, AT, Trenton, N. J. Biology " The flavor lasts " Prepared at Trenton High School ; Class Hockey, (I-III-IV) ; ' Varsity Hockey, ( IV ) ; Assistant Class Treas- urer, (I-i); Class Secretary, (IV-2) Women ' s Debate Team. (Ill); 1918 Halcyon Staff ; Suffrage League ; Y. W. C. A. Social Service Committee ; Treasurer Women ' s Student Govern- ment, ( II-2 ) ; Librarian of Somerville ; Women ' s Student Government Execu- tive Committee, (IV-i). Eva Helen Ciiappell, Barnesville, Ohio Mathematics " His parents are happy now " Prepared at Barnesville High School and Hiram College, Ohio ; Somerville ; Mathematics Club. Fifty-seven ■ o tm: o- ALCTO ' OF 119119 Florence Longstreth Cook, Philadelphia French " It Floats " Prepared at Friends ' Central School; Class Hockey, (II) ; Somerville. Margaretta Cope, AT, Germantown, Philadelphia Economics " Intelligent and Careful Service by Mail " Prepared at Friends ' Central School, Philadelphia ; Phoenix Advisory Board, (I-II-III-IV) ; Somerville; Glee Club, (I-II). Allison Griscom Cornog, ay, Ithan - - Economics " Gives Flush of Youth " Prepared at Radnor High School; ' Varsity Football, (I-II-III-IV) : Cap- tain, (IV) ; ' Varsity Baseball, (I-II-III-IV) ; Ye Monks; Book and Key. Mathematics Ewing Tibbels Corson, K2, Ocean City, N. J. " Life Buoy " Prepared at Ocean City High School; ' Varsity Track, (II-III-IV) ; Scrub Football, (I-II-III) ; Class Vice President, (III-2) ; Track Captain, (IV) ; Class Treasurer, (IV-i); Kwink; Ye Monks. Geraldine Miles Coy, a r, Glencoe, Illinois History " Long in Service " Prepared at New Trier Pligh School; Class Gym Team, (I-II-III); Captain, (III); Class Swimming Team, (III); Class Hockey Team, (II) ; Vice President College Settlement, (IV); Somerville; F. F. Fifty-eight Helen Elizabeth Darlington, IIB , Pomeroy History " Volume that means value " Prepared at Darlington Seminary, West Chester; Class Hockey, (I-II- TII-IV ) : ' Varsity Hockey, (II) : Class Assistant Treasurer, (II-2) ; Sec- retary Women ' s Student Government, (TI-2) ; President. (IV-2) ; Executive Committee, (II-2, IV-2) ; Y. W. C. A. Cabinet, (IV-i ) : Sec- retary, Red Cross Chapter, (IV); Chairman Junior Somerville Com- mittee. Louis Nichols Davis, Jr., 3 5K, West Chester - Electrical Engineering " Fatima " Prepared at West Chester Higti School: Track, (I); Sigma Tan. Helen Gertrude Deputy, Glenolden Mathematics " Particulars on Request " Prepared at Swarthmore High School ; Women ' s Glee Club ; Somerville Literary Society : Y. W. C. A. Frederick Stockham Donnelly, K2, Trenton, N. J. " A step in the right direction " Mathematics Prepared at New Jersey State Model School; ' Varsity Football (I-II- III); Swimming Team, (I); Class Bas- ketball Captain? ( I-II-III-IV) ; ' Varsity Basketball (I-II-III-IV); Captain, (IV); ' Varsity La Crosse, (III-IV) ; Class Vice President, ( I-i ) ; Class President, (I-2) ; Sophomore Debating Team ; Trenton- Swarthmore Club Scholar, ( I-II) ; Y. M. C. A. Cabinet, (III-IV) : Executive Com- mittee Men ' s Student Government, ( III- IV) : Secretary, ( Ifl-r, III-2) ; President. (IV-I, IV-2) ; 1918 Halcyon Staff; Vice President Athletic Association, (III) ; Ye Monks; Book and Key. Fifty-nine tm: OF 119119 Abigail Mary Ellsworth, Riverton, N. J. English " Judge " Prepared at Friends ' High School, Moorestown, N. J. ; Class Hockey, (I-II-III-IV) ; Captain. (Ill); ' Varsity Hockey, (III-IV); Captain, (IV); Class Baskethall, (III); Associate Editor 1918 Halcyon; Local Reporter of Phoenix, ( II-III ) ; Associate Editor of Phoenix, (IV); English Club. Frank Otis Ewell, AY, Baltimore, Md. - - Mechanical Engineering " SO Days ' Free Trial " Prepared at Baltimore Polytechnic Institute; Scrub Football, (III-IV) ; ' Varsity Baseball Team, (III-IV); Manager Basketball Team, (IV); Men ' s Student Government Executive Committee. (IV-2) ; Engineers ' Club; Kwink; Book and Key; T. H. D. English Jean Reichner Faries, Bala - " Have you a little fairy in your home? " Prepared at Holman School for Girls; Class Hockey Team, (III) ; 1918 Halcyon Staff; Somerville; English Club. Alice Bird Fricke, Swarthmore - " For real cnjoymeiit- Pnblic Speaking Prepared at Swarth- more High School ; Declamation Contest, (IV); Oratorical Contest, (IV) ; Som- erville Debate, (IV) ; Y. W. C. A. Cabinet, (IV) ; Glee Club, (I- II-III-IV) ; Somer- ville. Sixty Helen Gertrude Gaskill, Bala - Latin " Travel and Resort Directory " Prepared at Media Friends ' Select School ; Somerville ; Classical Club. William Ralph Gawthrop, 2K, Lancaster - Chemical Engineering " Woman ' s Home Companion " Prepared at Yeates School, Lancaster; ' Varsity La Crosse, (II) ; ' Varsity- Soccer, (I-II-III-IV); Captain, (IV); Class Vice President, (IV-2); 1918 Halcyon Staff; Phoenix Advisory Board, (IV) ; Art Editor; Glee Club, (II-HI-IV) ; Ye Monks; BK. ' Virginia Avalon Glenn, IlB f , Punxsutawney - History " Glen Springs, Open All the Year " Prepared at Punxsutawney High School and Wilson College; Somerville. Mrs. Esther Nichols Hall, Chester " Ask the man who owns one " Prepared at Chester High School ; Somerville. English Jess Halsted, a® ; Sheboygan, Wisconsin - Economics " Not the name of a thing, but the mark of a service " Prepared at Sheboygan High School; Western Club Scholar, (I) ; Man- ager Baseball, (IV) . Class Treasurer, (II-2) ; Class President, (III-2, IV-2) ; Class Debate Team, (I-II) ; Sec- ond Prize Extem- poraneous Speaking Contest, (III); Chairman Founders ' Day Committe e, (IV) ; Y. M. C. A. Secretary, (III) ; Vice President, (IV- 1 ) : Acting Presi- dent, ( IV-2 ) ; Men ' s Student Government Committee, (III-2, IV-1-2) ; Kwink; Book and Key. Sixty-one TM! Halcto: OF 1 919 George Passmore Hayes, a®. West Chester English " For the Book Lover " Prepared at West Chester High School; Founders ' Day Play, (IV); Local Editor Phoenix, (III); Associate Editor, (IV); English Club; $BK. Chemical Engineering William Waldo Hayes, K , West Chester " Eveready " Prepared at West Chester High School; Glee Club, (II-III) ; Basketball Manager, (IV) ; Engineers Club; Kwink. Civil Engineering Ralph Henderson Heacock, H, Swarthmore " Never happy till he gets it " Prepared at Friends ' Central School, Philadelphia ; Class President, (II-2) ; President Engineers ' Club, (IV-i); Instrumental Club, (I-II- III-IV) ; Kwink; Sigma Tan. Pusey Bancroft Heald, Wilmington, Delaware - Electrical Engineering " A real opportunity " Prepared at Wilmington Friends ' School; Track Team, (III) ; Man- ager Track Team, (IV); Basket- ball Squad, (III-IV) ; Vice Presi- dent Engineers ' Club, (III-i); President, (IV-2) ; Kwink. Leon Henderson, Millville, N. J. Economics " Frcezc-Proof " Prepared at Millville High School and University of Pennsylvania ; Baseball, (II) ; ' Varsity, (III) ; Basketball, (II-III). Sixty-two Esther Fisher Holmes, a r, Riverton, N. J. Political Science " The ' Makin ' s ' of a Nation " Prepared at Moorestown Friends ' High School, Moorestown, New Jer- sey; Class Hockey Team, (I-II-III-IV) ; ' Varsity Hockey Team, (III-IV) ; Class Secretary, (I-2) ; Captain Women ' s Debate Team, (II-III) ; First Prize Extemporaneous Speaking Contest, (II) ; Secre- tary Student Government Executive Committee, ( II ) ; Senior Executive Committee; 1918 Halcyon Staff; Vice Chairman Red Cross Committee; Secretary Suffrage League, (II); President, (III-IV); BK Elsie May Hughes, Rutherford, N. J. " Eighty to one hundred zvords per minute guaranteed " Prepared at Rutherford High School ; Somerville ; Classical Club, Latin Dorothy Agnes Johnson, TIB , Alexandria, Va. • " Sunkist straight from the Orchard " Prepared at Central High School, Washington, D. C. ; Class Basketball team, (I-II-III-IV) ; Captain, (IV) ; Gym Team, (I-II-III) ; ' Varsity Basketball Team, (I-II-III-IV); Athletic Council, (IV) ; Women ' s Student Executive Board, (TII-i); Auditor, (III-2, IV-t); Somerville; Mathematics Club ; E. A. T. ; BK. Willetta Blanche King, Overbrook History " Cream Chicken — a la King ' ' Prepared at Friends ' Central School, Philadelphia; Y. W. C. A.; Somer- ville ; Suffrage League ; Mathematics Club, I. C. S. A. Mathematics Sixty-three TM1 Malct ©F 119119 Ruth Clara Kistler, KKT, Shenandoah - - Public Speaking " Obey that impulse " Prepared at Shenandoah High School ; Sophomore Show ; Third Place in Declamation Contest, (IV); Somen- ille Play, (III); Founders ' Day Play, (III-IV) ; Y. W. C. A. Cabinet, (II-III) ; Somerville. Mabel Morgan Kurtz, Reading - Latin " Made o ' the Mist " Prepared at Reading High School; Class Swimming Team, (II-III); ' Varsity Swimming Team. (Ill); Anson Lapham Scholarship, (I); Samuel J. Underhill Scholarship, (II) ; Deborah Fisher Wharton Schol- arship, (III); Freshman Latin Prize, (I); Somerville; Classical Club; $BK. David Allen Landis, East Petersburg Political Science " Tax-Free " Tennis Team, (III-2) ; Acting Manager Tennis, (IV) ; Entered Junior Year from Eastern College, Manassas, Va. Margaret Rutherford Little, Philadelphia German " There ' s Something About It You Like " Three Years in Westminster College, New Wilming- ton, Pa. Mary Lyndell Lukens, Llanerch Latin " Non-Skid ' ' Prpared at Friends ' Central School, Philadelphia; Somerville Corresponding Secretary, (IV) ; Classi- cal Club Vice President. (IV) ; Y. W. C. A. Cabinet, (TV); nSX; $BK. Mary Anna Markle, Swarthmore - - English " Scientific Ignition " Prepared at West Chester High School ; Somerville ; Y. W. C. A. Sixty-four ' THE FLAPPER ' Walter William Maule, $K ; Coatesville - - - History " og 44 100% Pure " Prepared at George School; Cross-country Team, ( I-II) ; Track Team, (I-II-III) ; Captain-elect, (IV); Soccer Team, (I-II); Sophomore De- bate Team, (II) ; Debate Squad, (I) ; President Debate Board, (IV) ; Chairman Phoenix Advisory Board, (TV) ; President Y. M. C. A., ( IV- 1) ; Athletic Council, (IV) ; Men ' s Student Executive Committee, (III-i). John Kinsey Mealy, ay, Mt. Washington, Md. Mechanical Engineering " Power and Punch ' ' Prepared at Johns Hopkins University; Entered Swarthmore College, (III) ; ' Varsity Football, (III) ; ' Varsity La Crosse, (III) ; Ye Monks. Edith Wilson Mendenhall, n B $ " Results Guaranteed ' Prepared at Kennett Square High School ; Class Basketball, (TII-IV) ; Class Secre- tary, (I-i); Assistant Treasurer, (III); Somerville; Y. W. C. A. Cabinet. (Ill); President Y. W. C. A., (IV) ; President Classical Club, (IV); BK. Elizabeth Rulon Miller, KA®, Riverton, N. J. - - - Biology " Everywhere — Why? " Prepared at Friends ' Central School; ' Varsity- Gym Team, (I); Varsity Hockey, ( II-III-IV) ; Class Gym Team, (I-II-III-IV) ; Captain, (I-II); Class Hockey, (I-II-III-IV); Captain (I-II); Class Secretary ; Somerville ; A A 2 ; Presi- dent Women ' s A. A. (IV) ; Women ' s Student Exec. Sixty-five Toughkenamon Latir, •GIN AND JER1 Tta: Halct OF 1191© Abigail Irene Moore, York - - Latin " More for Your Money " Prepared at York High School; Mathematics Club; Classical Club. Allen Isaac Myers, £A©, Hagerstown, Md. Chemistry " Ask for a free sample " Prepared at Hagerstown High School; ' Varsity Football, (IV); Class Vice President, (IV-i ) ; Ye Monks. Clarence Paul Nay, K2, Sheridan, Ind. History " His Master ' s Voice " Prepared at Sheridan High School; Scrub Football, (I-II-III) ; ' Varsity Baseball. (II-IV) ; Kwink; Ye Monks. Beatrice Kent Newcomer, ka@, Philadelphia " Eat and Grow Thin " Biology " BASKETBALL CAPTAINS " Prepared at Friends ' Central School ; Class Secretary, (II-2) ; Class Basket- ball Team, (II); Somerville; D. A. S. Samuel Robinson Ogden, Jr., ay, Eliza- beth, N. J. - - English " Demand the genuine by full name, nick-names encourage substitution " Prepared at Elizabeth High School ; Football, (1); Manager-elect, (IV); ' Varsity La Crosse, (II-III) ; Captain- elect, (IV) ; Sophomore Show, (II) ; Business Manager The Halcyon of 1918, (III) ; English Club; Ye Monks; Kwink; Book and Key. Sixty-six Harry Arthur Olin, KS, Chicago, 111. - Political Science " Best for the Price " Prepared at Blair High School, Chicago; Football, (I-II); ' Varsity, (III); ' Varsity Basketball, (I-II); ' Varsity Track, (I-II-III) ; Local Editor, The Phoenix, (III) ; Editor-elect, (IV) ; Class President, (II-i) ; Halcyon Staff, (III) ; Ye Monks; Book and Key. Dorothy Belle Paine, Scranton Economics " Penetrates Without Rubbing " Prepared at Scranton High School and Wyoming Seminary ; Somerville Literary Society. Esther Hewes Phillips, KA®, Plainfield, N. J. - Biology " Look for the Red Label " Prepared at Plainfield High School; ' Varsity Hockey, (II-III-IV) ; ' Varsity Basketball, (II-III-IV); ' Varsity Swimming. (Ill); ' Varsity Gym, (III); Class Hockey, (I-II-III-IV) ; Class Basketball, (I-II-III- IV) ; Captain, (I-II) ; Class Swimming, (I-II-III-IV) ; Captain, (I) ; Class Gym, (I-II-III-IV) ; Somerville; riK; Student Executive Board, (III-i, IV-1-2) ; Vice President. (III-i) ; President. (IV-i); Junior Delegate Student Government Conference, (III). K K r, New - Biology Virginia Postlethwaite, Rochelle, X. Y. - " Going — going — gone " Prepared at Sewickley High School ; Vice President Women ' s Athletic Association, (III); Y. W. C. A.; Somerville; Wom- en ' s Glee Club, (I-II-III-IV); riK. Sixty-seven ' MUTT AND JEFF ' o T1KIE HALCYO ' ©FlS n9 Edna Myrtle Powell, Chester " Literary Digest " Prepared at Chester High School ; Somerville Literary Society. English Mary Elizabeth Powers, Lancaster - Biology " Strong-for-work " Prepared at Stevens High School; Class Hockey Team, (II-III) ; Class Basketball Team, (II-III) ; Class Gym Team, (III) ; Women ' s A. A. Council, (III) ; Y. W. C. A.; Somerville; Suffrage League; Y. W. C. A. Cabinet, (III) ; College Settlement. Carl Davis Pratt, West Chester Chemical Engineering " We are advertised by our loving friends " Prepared at West Chester High School; Cross Country, (II); Soccer, (II-III) ; Scrub La Crosse, (II-III) ; Advertising Manager The Phoenix, (III) ; Business Manager, (IV). ' THE BANKER AND THE YOUNG ONE " Katherine Virginia Price, KA@, Brookline, Mass. - - English " } ' ( » just knoiv she wears them " Prepared at Roland Park Country School ; D. A. S.; 1918 Halcyon Staff. William Joseph Reilly, a®, West Chester English " The World ' s Greatest News Service " Prepared at West Chester High School; Class Football, (I-II) ; Class President, (IV- 1 ) ; Local Editor Phoenix ; Editor-in-Chief, (IV); Editor-in-Chief 1918 Halcyon, (III) ; Business Manager 19 18 Soph Show, (II); Book and Key; Ye Monks; English Club; P. M. Sharpless Scholar from West Chester High ( 1914-1918) ; Ivy Orator; BK. Sixty-eight Claire Frances Richardson, a a a, Philadelphia, Psychology and Education " Munitions of Happiness " Prepared at Piedmont High School, Piedmont, AA T . Va., and Miss Bald- win School, Bryn Mawr, Pa. Marion Templeton Robertson, Philadelphia - - French " 1 ' ague " Prepared at Germantown Friends " School ; Somerville ; Le Cercle Fran- cais. Mary Opal Robinson, Winchester, Va. - Mathematics " Tlu- highest class talking machine in the world ' Prepared at Fort Londoun Seminar) ' ; Class Hockey, (IV); " Varsity Hockey, (IV); Founders ' Day Play, (IV); Glee Club; Somerville. Senior Chairman. Sarah Taylor Rogers, KA®, Asheville, X. C. " It ' s all here and it ' s all true " Prepared at Asheville High School ; Class Hockey Team, (I-II-III-IV) ; Class Basketball, (III) ' ; ' Varsity Hockey, (IV) ; Class Secretary, (III-2) ; Student Government Executive Committee, ( IV- 1 ) : Somerville Debate Team, ( HI-2) ; Somerville. Florence Mather Shoemaker, KA®, Philadelphia English " Keeps your boys at home " Prepared at Holnian School for Girls ; Freshman Swimming Team ; Freshman Hockey Team ; Senior Hockey Team. Frances Emma Smith, Chatham Psychology and Education " Long Distance " Prepared at George School. Economics Sixty-nine TM! Halct OF 119119 Mary Esther Snyder, at, Quakertown - - Psychology " Copy this and you win a price " Prepared at Quakertown High School ; Somerville ; F. F. ; Y. W. C. A. Eleanor Palmer Stabler, KA®, Swarthmore " For the Man With Brains " Prepared at George School ; President College Settlement. Education ' • ' David John Stickney, KS, Buffalo, N. Y. - - Chemistry " Best by Test " Prepared at Buffalo High School: Soccer, (II-III) ; Manager-elect, (IV); Glee Club, (I-II-III); Tennis, (II-III); Manager-elect, (IV): Class President, (IV-i ). " Roland Pancoast Stratton, a®, Moorestown, N. J. Political Science " The fate of the unprepared " Prepared at Moorestown Friends School; Soccer, (I-II-III); Captain- elect, (IV); Football, (II-III); ' Varsity La Crosse, (I-II-III); Ye Monks. William Simpson Taylor, Chester Chemical " Never gets on your nerves " Chemical Engineering Prepared at Chester High School. Mary Alberta Thatcher, ai Swarthmore Public Speaking " What! my car? " Prepared at Swarthmore High School ; Delta Alpha Sigma. Seven iy Tohkt William Trimmer, a©, Mechanicsburg Mathematics " Shur-(j) o (H) n " Prepared at Mechanicsburg High School; Glee Club, (III) ; Mathematics Club : President. ( IV- 2 ) . Emily Lois Van Loon, Philadelphia ••Velvet Grip ' ' Prepared at William Penn High School; Somerville. Bioloev Helen Marie Westfall, IIB , Milwaukee, Wis. Latin " Made Milwaukee Famous " Prepared at Milwaukee-Downer Seminary ; Somerville ; Classical Club. Louise Wynkoop Waygood, Glenside - - English " A Journal of Opinion " Prepared at William Penn High School, Philadelphia ; Class Swimming Team. (II-III) ; Captain, ( II ) ; 1918 Halcyon Staff; First Prize Wom- en ' s Extemporaneous Speaking Contest, ( III ) ; Women ' s Debate Team, (III) ; Treasurer Y. W. C. A., ( III ) ; Vice President, (IV) ; Secretary and Treasurer College Settlement Association, (III); English Club; BK. Dean Copper Widener, Ok- mulgee, O k 1 a. , Political Science. " Three in one " Prepared at Okmu! gee High School : ' Varsity Football. (I-II-III); Kwink; Devils; Delia te Squad, (IV). " CONSCIENTIOUS EDITH ' Seventy-one o TM1 O- ALCT© OF H ©119 Helen Elizabeth Wilson, nB$, Harrisburg - - History " The best ever " Prepared at Harrisburg High School; Class Secretary, (II-i); Somer- ville; TIK; Secretary Y. W. C. A. Cabinet, (II); Women ' s Student Executive Board, (III-i, IV-2). Catharine Wright, IIB , Baltimore, Md. - English " Eventually — why not now? " Prepared at Baltimore Friends ' School; Class Hockey, (I-II-III-IV); Class Basketball, (I-II-III-IV) ; Captain, (III) ; Class Gym, (I-II-III) ; Class Swimming, (II-III) ; ' Varsity Plockey, (IV) ; ' Varsity Basketball, (II-III-IV) ; Captain, (IV) ; ' Varsity Gym. (Ill) ; Atheltic Council, (II- III); Student Executive Board, (III-2) ; Halcyon Staff; Sophomore Show Cast; Treasurer Women ' s A. A., (Ill) : A A 2. Ethel Reid Young, K KT, Germantown - - Mathematics " Hasn ' t scratched yet " Prepared at Camden Manual Training High School; Treasurer Wom- en ' s Student Government, (II-i) ; Somerville; Y. W. C. A.; Mathe- matics Club. In Active Military Service. Seventy-two ©-A. (« hmm m TEx -Mtembers of Nineteen - £19 1) teen, Paul B. Berry, K Walter T. Bew, k Charles Mortimer Bickley Rebecca Mary Birdsall George M. Bunting, a y John F. Clement Ruth Hunt Conrow Joseph Windle Darlington Walter Goehring, k 2 Marion Clevenger Gratz Eayre Bartlett Grigg, K 2 Winifred T. Hodge, K K r Herbert W. Jackson, K 2 Mary Virginia Kingsbury, K a © Wilda M. Kneas Elmer Borger L ' audenslager Louise E. Lewis, K A ® Roy Lee Lock, K Samuel C Lukens, ay Irene M. Mack, K a ® Harold G. Marr, a Y G. (Burnett Matson Augustus Everett Maze Donald D. O ' Connor, a y Rachael M. Place Howard T. Pratt Edith S. Pyle Marian E. Pyle, K K r Arthur J. Rawson Helen B. Rebmann Jane Roberts Daniel M. Shepard Richard A. Smith Charles Arthur Snyder Henry L. Strong, 2 K Theodore R. Thompson Percy S. Thornton, a y Edward O. Welker Everett D. Walker Clair M. Wallace, ay Sara B. Willis Laura R. Willoughby, n B George Lloyd Wilson, 2 K Ralph McC. Wright Seventy-three Seventy-four ' Tis the nature of us Juniors to be modest like, you know, To avoid the spot light stuff and give the Senior Class a show. But the Senior girls in Wharton and the Senior men in France Have left the jolly Juniors to carry on the dance. The men have left us offices and great big jobs to fill. The girls have left us Parrish halls to quiet and keep still. We ' d like to be retiring but we haven ' t got the chance, With the Senior girls in Wharton and the Senior men in France. Seventy-five Seventy-six T. KOWE PRICE EDMUND P. .SMITH TJunior (Tlass Officers First Semester T. Rowe Price E. Tudor Gowdy . Bess McClellan Allin H. Pierce Second Semester President Edmund P. Smith J ' ice President Judson T. Ballard Secretary Dorothy D. Herrmann Treasurer Russell C. Gourley 4 HESS McCLELLAN DOROTHY D. HERRMANN Seventy-seven tihie Halcyo o OF 119119 WALTER HALSEY ABELL FOLSOM, PA. English Walter is blessed with one of those rare, inquisitive minds of which we often read but seldom meet. Wal- ter ' s mind comes in very handy in the collection of A ' s but it has been known to get him into trouble. In the midst of our first Junior dance the mind started working and our hero asked if the music wasn ' t kind ' a fast for a waltz. But his partner bore the shock bravely and merely smiled and kept on fox-trotting. ALICE NAOMI ADAMS SWARTHMORE, PA. Psychology 1-5 Quiet amusement 2-5 Quiet perversity 3-5 Reserved dignity 4-5 Staunch loyalty Total 10-5 Double size. MARCUS AINSWORTH Ambulance Corps SWARTHMORE, PA. Engineering A native of Swarthmore and the town " Mike " con- siders the best in the world. It ' s far from slow, and we often wonder why we didn ' t see more of " Mike " at college. We doubt very much if it was the beautiful town that really attracted him. In the parlor there were three, The maid, the lamp, and he. Three ' s a crowd. This, no doubt Is the reason why The lamp went out. Seventy-eight CHARLES COLLIDAY ASHMEAD beesley ' s point, n. J. Electrical Engineering Charlie used to think that Swarthmore was a pretty nice place, but now that " Hutch " has gone overseas and left him he spends most of his time with that best friend — his old pipe. What Charlie sees in his smoke rings is the cause of much argument among his friends. But those who know him best realize that it is not the face of some fair maiden but the fishermen and boats of Beesley ' s Point. ELEANOR WILLIAMS ATKINSON 423 East State Street TRENTON, N. J. German If I could make all the athletic teams and still have time to tend to my duties as fire captain and as a mem- ber of the Halcyon staff, besides getting straight A ' s, I might be happy. But Y. W. C. A. and College Settle- ment and violin practice and knitting and making post- ers for all the organizations in college keep me pretty busy I can tell you! In short. I admit perfect!} ' frankly that most of the girls in college don ' t measure up to me at all. Maybe that explains my strong predilection for tall men. J. FENIMORE BAKER Liiutenant, Coast Artillery BALTIMORE, MD. Engineering My name is Fenny Baker, Don ' t kid me ' bout my curls, I have a bashful blush, I know And I never fuss the girls. Just listen to this laugh of mine Or watch me play halfback. And when it comes to baseball I pitch them ' cross the sack. Lacrosse is great and rough house fine, But women — not for me; For I ' m in the coast artillery now, Where females cannot be. Seventy-nine tiki: Halcyo ©FH9J19 ARDIS MAYHEW BALDWIN CEDARCROFT, BALTIMORE, MD. Psychology No one person can adequately explain Ardis. For instance — when she blacked her shoes at three o ' clock this afternoon before going to Hist, of Ed. her enemies called it vain frivolity. Her professors thought it con- scientiousness. Her friends charged it to her sense of humor. And she declared it the result of her poverty. Whereas, we of the Halcyon Staff know simply that whenever she takes it into her head that a thing ought to be done — might be done — should be done — hasn ' t been done — or can ' t be done — she does it, thoroughly, artistically, and at once. JUDSON TUPPER BALLARD OAK LANE, PA. Chemistry " O boy! Some show! Yea! Let ' s go! Wow! Hip — hip for the team — One — two — three " Then Jud grins, adorns his complexion with some of the pentamethyltriaminotriphenylmethane on his hands, pulls up his corduroys, and makes the very walls of Col- lection Hall tremble with another round of cheers. NORRIS CLEMENTS BARNARD 1077 Prospect Place BROOKLYN, N. Y. Mechanical Engineering " What sort of girls do I like best? " Gee, that re- minds me of that night this summer up at the lake. We left the party at twelve, but it was half-past two before we got half a mile down the lake to our shack, and of course there were just the two of us. " Who was the other fellow? " Fellow H — . I may not be as bashful as I seem to be, once I get started. Just look at the girls I take to our fraternity dances. Gol-darn, it ' s ten o ' clock already and that only gives me nine hours sleep. But I ' ll probably be sleepy anyhow, I always am. Eighty CATHARINE READING BELVILLE 20 Yard Avenue TRENTON, N. J. Economics I really haven ' t any time to give myself a good write-up. But it doesn ' t matter because I ' ve never done much worth while talking about. I ' d try to rake up something, only I ' m due in Gym in about two minutes and then there ' s Y. W. C. A. Social Committee before dinner and I ' m going to a little feed after that. Oh 3 r es! and a special meeting of Exec this evening and lessons. Oh! and to-morrow I ' m going to be in town all day and I ' m going to a dance in the evening, and Sunday morning I ' ve just got to spend all my time on the Y. W. C. A. breakfast. HELEN ROBERTA BIDDLE RIVERTON, N. J. Biology " Biddy " breezes up from the 5:35 with a flush and a sparkle and a puff of cold air behind her. " Hello, there, old scout. How bad did we beat Temple this afternoon? " " Twenty to seventeen. " " Oh gr-reat! Gee, I ' m sorry I missed it. If it had been hockey I wouldn ' t have left for anyth ing. If you could only have been along with us. It was simply marvelous. Oh. by the way, did you do anything im- portant in lab to-day? — I ' ll have to see about that. " JOSEPH MURDOCK BLAKE Infantry MT. WASHINGTON, MD. Economics Xow Murdy was a fusser And he was an actor too, He was a right good bluffer With his lessons overdue, He was a mighty worker When the bluffing first fell through, And now he is a soldier With much bluffing still to do. Eighty-one tiki: Halcto Hi- OF II 919 r 1 ISABEL McKELVEY BRIGGS 3208 Newark Street WASHINGTON, D. C. Political Science I am by nature shiftless; I do not spend the time I should on my lessons, athletics, college activities and other interests, but waste three or four hours every night in sleep. Even straight A ' s and many athletic letters cannot console me for this loss. It is a fault I am trying to overcome. I am not a person of a single aim, yet my chief faults, chief virtues, chief ambitions and chief luxuries are the same as my chief excuse for existing. As for my suppressed desires — but it is no longer suppressed now that I wear my Kappa Sig. pin on the outside. DETLEV WULF BRONK U. S. Food Administration TROY, N. Y. Electrical Engineering " Det " can spend twenty-five hours a day on debate, oil research, managing Soph shows and football teams, Student Government, pulling A ' s or publishing the Halcyon, and still has time to talk, argue or fight when you drop into his room. But the real thing we like about him is that if he gets all the honors in college, he will still be the same " Det " Bronk. Also he doesn ' t use the blue pencil on your write-ups — he uses di- plomacy. JANE PANCOAST BROWN LEESBURG, VA. English No ma ' am. I didn ' t get Jhat Shakespeah done. I meant to, ' deed, I did, but I got to talking to Viola last night and didn ' t know how late it was gettin ' . Have some nuts! I ' m not eatin ' candy ' count of the wah you know, so I have nuts instead. No, take moah than that, fill yo ' pockets; that ' s what they ' re foah. to eat. And come in any time you want and get moah. Promise? No, I won ' t be here this afternoon. Where to? Why — Philadelphia. I ' ve got to run ' long now ' cause I ' ve got just ten minutes to dress and catch the 1:29. Eighty-two janet Mcpherson brown 1622 Twenty-ninth Street WASHINGTON, D. C. Psychology I ' m going to do some big things in the world and one of them is to take mother ' s place on the Board of Managers. I ' m starting right. Except when I ' m tak- ing slight naps or going to dances (and I ' m not allowed to miss many of them) or making flying trips to town, I am usually engaged in conferring with Miss Meeteer or Thatch or Prexy or Det Bronk or Miss Brierly or Student Exec or the watchman or Gilberts or the Tea Room as to what shall lie the next event on the college calendar and how it shall be managed. FRANKLIN PRESTON BUCKMAN Base Hospital Unit No. 20 TRENTON, N. J. Chemistry My excuse for continuing to exist? Some day I thoroughly expect to become the central figure in a little family party and until then I have many worlds to conquer. The best thing about me, eh? How can I tell that in this little space? You wish my latest ambition? Yes? My latest would be ancient history by the time what I would tell you would be in print. Why did I come to Swarthmore? I am a Quaker and must follow closely the teachings of the great Friend Alleman. Girls? What-say? Oh! Boy! EDWIN MONROE BUSH LEBANON, IND. Mechanical Engineering Silence in Wharton. (Not vacation time). A stude is studying behind locked doors. A deep rumbling like an approaching earthquake is heard. The door to said stude ' s room flies from its hinges and the Bush animal enters. (Silence again). It sniffs twice and with an unfailing sense of direction goes directly to your laun- dry box. But Bush is a good natured cuss and does not like to eat alone so he will make you join him. When your food is almost gone — he never takes the last piece — Bush slaps you on the back, thanks you, sniffs thrice and goes on to the next room containing food Eighty-three THE ALCYO OF 119119 EDWARD CLAYTON CARRIS HADDONFIELD, N. J. Electrical Engineering I am an athlete, but not of the Mexican variety. I am frivolity and gayety and yet at times, I repre- sent indomitable seriousness. I am comedy of the lightest vein and amuse and jig whenever I get the chance. I am good looking in the profile above and yet I am not vain. I am studious and yet mostly so during the exam week. I am Beau Brummel. I am Eddah Carris. VIOLA MARTHA CONNER CENTERVILLE, DELAWARE History " What ' s the worst mistake I ever made? Oh, I can ' t tell that. " " Then tell us what you did the night before the Spanish exam. " " Well, I can ' t tell you exactly what I did. But I ' ll tell you this much. You see. Jane and I had something very important to talk over and I thought it was just as important to talk things over with Jane as it was to study for any Spanish exam. " " But aren ' t you sorry? " " Am I sorry? " A pause. " No, I ' m not sorry. " WILLIAM LINDSAY CORNOG ITHAN, PA. Chemistry This is " Doc, " the third one of the Cornog lineage to grace the portals of Swarthmore. He doesn ' t like women (not the college type at least), he isn ' t much on the " oratin ' " business and as for studies he is the best expounder of fatigue elimination to be found in college. " Doc ' s " favorite sport is to borrow his neigh- bor ' s pipe, his roommate ' s best arm chair, and then, drowsing off mid clouds of " Velvet " smoke, to dream of the laurels which his brothers have already affixed to the Cornog name. Eighty-four MARY INGRAHAM CROSLEY MELROSE PARK English Mary is one of those demure little Quaker maidens for which Philadelphia is noted. And yet I must admit that I say demure because our acquaintanceship is rather limited. At least she gives one the impression that you might find the word " demure " very worthless if you got to know her better. And yet you are not quite sure so you simply go on wondering.— RUTH HAY CROSS 301 Bryn Mawr Avenue CYNWYD, PA. Mathematics Angles, planes and conic sections, Tea-room, stamps and class elections, Holidays, Collection speeches, Everything Doc. Miller teaches; These things are my joy in life With one addition — that ' s my " wife. " DOROTHEA LINDSAY DARLINGTON DARLING, PA. Biology Halfbacks on the Junior hockey team? Why, " Dot " and — Guards on the Junior basketball team? Why, " Dot " and — Cup winners in squad and apparatus? Why " Dot " and — Stars in Junior hall parties? Why, " Dot " and — Day students who stick around and get into things? " Dot, " first, last, and all the time. Eighty-five TIKI! Halct© ' mi- of a®n® HENRY TURNER EVANS Infantry PORT WASHINGTON, N. Y. Civil Engineering Little tufts of hair, little grains of mind Make the kind of head that we mostly find. Early in September, if this verse is true, I had only half a head and that you couldn ' t view. The little grains of mind were there As all my grades will show. But when it comes to tufts of hair They ' re starting just to grow. KATHERINE VANDEVORT FAHNESTOCK Riverside Drive HARRISBURG, PA. Public Speaking Katherine says: " Now, why can ' t I be slim and have dark hair like so many people? I declare! Good- ness knows I exercise enough. Wonder what I ' m good for? Now tell me, honestly, did you ever see such a mess as I am? " But when she talks like that we think of her in col- lection, at the piano, or giving us thrilling flights of declamation; and on the athletic field; and on the Halcyon staff; but mostly of a darkened chamber in old China and of a sprite in black and gold who danced her way into our hearts " a thousand years ago. " ELIZABETH NEUMAN FRORER 42S South Forty-second Street PHILADELPHIA, PA. Mathematics If " Betty " were a boy we might say she was a devil, in her own home town. On week-ends she is a very studious and sedate young lady, but when the rest of us are settling down to work on Monday morning " Betty " rushes off to the big town. We don ' t see her again until the next day. Then she comes back smiling and cheers us up for the rest of the week. Eighty-six FRANKLIN SINCOE GILLESPIE Aviation Corps NOTTINGHAM, PA. Engineering " Gilly " is one of those fellows with a smile that stretches from ear to ear as he finishes drawling out one of his jokes. Suddenly the smile vanishes, his brow contracts, and he barks out a vicious " What? Say, young fellow, look here. " He jumps at you, dumps you on the floor, kicks over the waste basket, turns over the table, and perhaps leaves some decayed apples strewn over the walls. You remonstrate. " Beg par- don? Oh, didn ' t you want the room fixed this way? " And he is once more a placidly smiling, innocent " kew- pie. " It is probably this combination that makes him an equally good football player and fusser. MARY HALL GOODALL 441 Spruce Street PHILADELPHIA, PA. History " Yes, I like to know everything that has happened, that is now happening, that will happen — That ' s why I am a History major. Moreover, my own past history has been somewhat forgotten in the light of the present — My Junior year at college. I assure you that just now I am a great deal more deserving of the name " Goodie " than ever before. As to my future history — well who knows? I am very fond of traveling. Yes, I ' ve an- swered your questions — but goodness, I hated to tell you the real truth — so you ' ll have to wait and see. " RUSSELL CONWELL GOURLEY MELROSE PARK. Political Science ' Phone bell rings. " Hello, who is this? " — " Yes, this is ' Pop ' Gourley " — " The worst thing about me? My roommates " — " Ambitions, well my first was to get into college. My present ambition is to get out " — " What bores me most? Hey, keep quiet, won ' t you " — " No, not you, Ballard " — " No he doesn ' t bore me. Dick Hodge does " — " H-O-D- G-E " — - " Girls— " " Pop " blushes and hangs up. Eighty-seven TM1 Halcyo: ©F 11911© EDWIN TUDOR GOWDY THOMPSONVILLE, CONN. History They say that every dog has his day and I suppose that the same thing is true of a man. At any rate I had my day one evening. Soft spirits of Alma Mater, by one of the P. S. K. pianolas, were drifting out into the mass meeting when I stepped up for my first crack at Stokowski ' s job. Applause? Why, man, there wasn ' t any singing for the noise they made in shouting for more. My majestic one armed sweeps and grabs at the air had carried away even their appreciation of music. And when I came to changing arms in the middle of a measure, my triumph was complete. JOSEPHINE MURRAY GRIFFITHS Belvoir Avenue NORRISTOWN, PA. Mathematics Who keeps the moneys of Studejit Government? Who plays a fast wing, and captains the championship Junior hockey team? Who took care of six " Y. W. " girls this fall? Who washes the dishes after the party? Who is always ready for a good time, — the best sport ever? Why, " Jo " ! Little, but oh my! ■H H MARGARET HAVILAND 119 Water Street BROOKLYN, N. Y. English " I ' ll stand for almost anything, — am good nature itself. I don ' t mind people telling me that this picture looks exactly like me, — my mirror is in a dark corner, and anyhow I once fell out of a swing and landed on my nose. I don ' t mind being teased because my favor- ite periodical is the " Phoenix " — I think its editorial policy is great. But there ' s one thing at which I do draw the line: S-O-M-E-T-H-I-N-G is going to happen if they don ' t stop sh-sh-ing me for making too much noise on our hall. Eighty-eight ESTHER. RACHEL HAYES SWARTHMORE, PA. English " I ' ve got a little poem here I ' d like to read awhile, ' Twill draw from you a salty tear If done in father ' s style. In whiskers black and lagging stride. And specks of tortoise shell, I steal old J. R. ' s very pride In mimicing so well. " JOSHUA HOLLAND HECK WEST CHESTER, PA. Electrical Engineering When Heck first made his daily pilgrimages from West Chester he demanded a " Josh " before his name. But we saw little of him and we had become so intel- lectually elevated that we couldn ' t remember that good old name " of the soil. So we just hooked on the most natural thing in the world and since then it has simply been " By Heck. " DOROTHY DREW HERRMANN KENSINGTON, MD. Economics Scene — Fourth east telephone. Time — Sophomore year. (Things are sadly changed around here this year). Y-yes at quarter of s-six. I ' ll have to be back early, though, because I ' ve a report to do for Louie Robinson. Have to go to gym now. w-wish I could get out of it somehow- — Y-yes. Jan went to town, but I ' ve been working all afternoon with Robey. See you later, bye. Eighty-nine TIKI! Halct ©F119E9 WILLIAM WALLACE HEWETT PHILADELPHIA, PA. Economics He hies him home, at week-end ' s close To much repast and deep repose. By toil he says he ' s won the right, From work himself to extradite. DAVID MALCOLM HODGE CHESTER, PA. Political Science The only party that ever confused R. G. with D. Malcolm Hodge was the postmaster. Beyond that, the quiet reserve of the latter dignitary holds him quite dis- tinct from Dare Devil Dick. Moreover, David comes from Chester, which is in itself a distinction. We are prompted by the last name of our man to call him a hodge-podge in character composition. And we recol- lect with pride the Kingly part he played in our Soph Show. So we parody that little ditty about the world so full of a number of things, to read: D. M. Hodge was so perfect in acting the thing, That he surely did merit the title of King. RICHARD GAMBRILL HODGE U. S. MEDICAL CORPS Mechanical Engineering After hearing that my name was the favorite an- swer to the question, " What Bores You Most, " I can understand why it is that I have been asked what my excuse is for continuing to exist. To get the Id(e)a; but by the way that ' s the only excuse I can think of. But when I tell you that the things I dislike niost are studies and the social rules, you will see that I ' m really not a bore. If you don ' t believe me stick around any night and see the length of the conference at the foot of the stairway. Ninety ELWOOD ROGER HOLLINGSHEAD 309 Chestnut Street MOORESTOWN, N. J. Englisli My greatest ambition is so to begin my speech: " As Shakespeare said — " and then to end with some- thing full of wit most subtle. My greatest fear is that for any moment I shall be thought the least bit " slow. " Never did I make a greater mistake in life than to go one whole week without more than five trips to Phila- delphia. The best thing about me is my luck in get- ting by instructors with high marks and little work; and the worst thing about me is my total inability to sleep through more than two Monday morning classes. HENRY IRVIN HOOT 1333 Colwyn Street PHILADELPHIA, PA. Mechanical Engineering My excuse for existence lives in Swarthmore. The worst thing about me is my often expressed dislike of the ladies; the best thing, the ease with which I over- come this dislike whenever I have an opportunity to stroll down Chester Road. My suppressed desire is to look wise like Professor Hayes. The first ambition I remember having was to collect a barrel of marbles; but now my play is with spheres of a ten-pound size, and I would rather collect " S ' s. " I like any kind of men as long as they are engineers, and all the girls with the exception of all but one. CHARLES MANLY HOWELL MILLVILLE, N. J. Mechanical Engineering It has always been a common saying that before you could be an engineer you had to learn to smoke and chew tobacco. But that was before this South Jersey athlete ar- rived. For " Cap, " though one of the best students in his department, has never used anything stronger than " Fudge. " And in four other respects " Cap " is in a class by himself; he has never smoked, fussed, or gone to a col- lege dance — and he thinks he can sing. Ninety-one TIKI! Malcy OF 1919 HALBERT CONROW HUTCHINSON U. S. ENGINEERS, FRANCE Electrical Engineering " Hutch " always had a reputation as a big eater. So when Hoover began to get busy he found himself in a bad predicament. He was patriotic enough, but he also had to eat. What he did was to combine his desires and now he is eating Uncle Sam ' s food and is " Over There " deliv- ering nineteens ' compliments to Kaiser Bill. CHARLES IRWIN JOHNSON CHESTER HEIGHTS, PA. Chemical Engineering Hard? — why, I ' m so hard that a perfectly respecta- ble " Charles Irwin " has grown into " Cast Iron. " But what ' s in a name? Stick around any afternoon and see the way I let " Cuck " Taylor grub tobacco from me without putting up a kick. And when a fellow lets himself be kidded into thinking that fussing isn ' t worth while, well, they tell me that he ' s right soft. JOHN WILLIAM JOHNSON U. S. BASE HOSPITAL 20 Economics If you could read his thoughts. First down. Let me see — I ' ll send Alvey off tackle. (Signals) " Good work Bush " — Second and seven. Now, Cy, around left end. (Signals) " Hey, get some of them guys, he can ' t run through the whole team. Tough luck, Sauers. " Third and six. Well, Steve Brodie took a chance. Get your lunch hooks on this pass Smittie. (Signals) " ! @ $ c You couldn ' t catch a cold. " It ' s up to me, I guess. Then Johnny sends the backfield around the end, hides the ball somewhere, and then waltzes through holes for about ten yards. Ninet ' -two PHYLLIS MIKE KOMORI WHITE PLAINS, N. Y. Latin If you think your mind needs cheering, go to Phil. If it ' s lessons you are fearing, go to Phil. If you ' re sitting on a fence And you need some common sense Go to Phil. If you want to have some fun, go to Phil. If there ' s something you want done, go to Phil. If you want to see her draw Just the best you ever saw Go to Phil. JESSIE LOUISE LEWIS LANSDOWNE, PA. Public Speaking I am a staunch supporter of the i-i . ■ , :r__ i:r_ 1 u: i- : j — 1 " Will to Believe. My doctrine is the I like to intensify life by high ideals. principle of " Go to it. " That is why I am so often worried and serious. That ' s why I played the part of incensed " Turandot " so realistically. I revel in the dra- matic, but I absolutely can ' t see the merits of certain — well, you know who. Get me to talk free-hand some time and you ' ll find I ' m lots of fun. Really I am! DOROTHY FORDYCE LUCAS 32 Simtli Ohio Avenue ATLANTIC CITY, N. J. History There is a young woman we go to when blue. There ' s so many of us she never gets through. She teases us three times and comforts us twice And sends us to bed without any advice. Ninety-three TIKI IS Malct OF H91© ARTHUR THATCHER LUKENS Infantry PLYMOUTH MEETING, PA. Engineering Art is one of those fellows who drifts into college and goes quietly along without telling anyone how won- derful he is. But the old axiom that deeds speak louder than words came true and we were just beginning to realize his worth when he swapped his slide rule for a rifle and went after the Kaiser. BESS McCLELLAN ARDEN, N. Y. French That ' s a gooder. Brown! Say, talking, of jokes, we had the best old time at dinner to-day. Jud pulled that old one about — , you know the one Dot — and I al- most passed out. Come on, Robey, let ' s pick out the hymns for to-night — I asked that female down the hall to play. More fun! Say, Dot Darlington, who ever told you that you could sing? " — All this did not come from Bess at the same time. It was painstakingly gathered from the whole of a Sunday afternoon conversation. And it was the only Sunday afternoon, by the way, that Bess has been known to stay in Junior Hall. Lv ,. MARIE LOUISE MEETEER MIDDLETOWN, N. Y. English Did you ever see a Jabberwock? Do you want to? Ask Louise. Do you want a story plot, A real rare one? Ask Louise. She ' s a most persistent knitter, When study had been fitter. She comes to classes like a breeze Then teacher says, " I ' ll ask Louise. ' Ninety-four CHARLES RAYMOND MICHENER BENDERSVILLE, PA. Mechanical Engineering " When I give a demonstration in class, I present the matter in a well organized and connected speech. I cannot lay too much stress on the proper use of con- nectives in a demonstration. They may not make the matter in hand any clearer but they certainly help to confuse the professor and draw his attention away from the problem in question. I have found this meth- od to be very effective and to those who wish to try it and who have not had the advantages of a Normal School education. I am willing to give the results of all my experience and training. JAMES HOWARD MOLLOY 210 North 50th Street PHILADELPHIA, PA. Chemistry The spotlight flashes from the overhanging gallery on a corner of the dimly lighted stage. He steps out from the brown screen wings, and something like ap- plause starts from the rear of the room. He bows deeply, raises his bow, gives his head a lift, glances fondly down on his beloved violin — and sweet music begins. There is a deep hush over all Collection Hall. Then " Jimmie " finishes. There is more applause. And the sedate musician with another deep bow withdraws from the platform. ROWLAND RICHARD MORGAN KNIGHTSTOWN, IND. Chemistry Camouflage. You size up Prexy, form your opinion of him, and then find you ' re all wrong. You change your opinion and find that you ' re wrong again. In short, he is not what he seems to be, he ' s camouflage. He pulls a D and then barely skims through a course. He loafs away his time on the cool end of a Lucky Strike. You think he ' s no student. He snaps out an A in Chemistry, does brilliant work in the lab, takes his recreation in Ganot ' s Physics. You think he is a genius, Camouflage. Ninety-five tiki: Halcyo: ©FllSTO MALVERN J. NABB LIEUTENANT, SEVENTH INFANTRY Political Science " Squad right. " " No, Mr. Brooks, not just that way, please. Do it just about this way. That ' s the idea, Mr. Pitman. ' ' And then Sergeant Nabb calls his squad of students and professors to a halt and explains the sim- ple movement of " squads right. " " Xabbie " couldn ' t drill much military knowledge into the peaceful Swarthmore faculty probably, but now instead of " Squad right, " he gives the order " Com- pany right into line " and real soldiers of the U. S. A. respond. ALBERT NOEL NELSON 504 East Superior Street LEBANON, IND. Mathematics Xelson, Prexy, Aleck and Professors Nay and Miller all come from Indiana. It is the home of great men and incorruptible politicians. And " Al " lives up to the reputation of his native state. If you are a second late for lunch, the prettiest smiles, the highest bribes or your prize tough luck stories are useless. " Al " is a man without a price and that evening at least you will find something in your mail box. JACOB NEVYAS WEST CHESTER, PA. Chemistry And lo there came up out of the land of West Ches- ter a certain Jacob, blessed with a mind of steel and an arguery of India rubber. Now albeit this Jacob was small of stature, he feared nought, but girt up his loins with linens of the great god Bluff, and annointed him- self with ignorance-hiding myrrh of argument, and girt on his armor of a strong mind and fared into the pres- ence of the fiercest Profs of that wicked land of the Quakers and entered into the dens of the most terrible courses. And when the even came and the trumpets blew and the sheepskins rolled out, lo Jacob was a victor. Ninety-six ESTHER ANNE NEWCOMER 5301 WinSeld Avenue PHILADELPHIA, PA. Economics " Hello, I want to see thee " — (followed by business of linking arms, conversing in low tones, and wander- ing away to secluded corners of the hall). Later: " Say, what have you studied for that Economics? I ' m scared stiff of that exam. I ' ve got Physiology to-mor- row, too. Can ' t study now, though, ' cause I ' ve got to get dressed — promised to go for a walk before dinner. Think I ' ll try using curling-irons to see if I can ' t burn some of these old kinks out of my hair. Seen Vernam? " JOHN MAHLON OGDEN OGDEN, PA. History " Gillespie, stick your head out of that . window, " comes roaring through the typewriter clicking, mando- lin strumming night air of the quadrangle. _ The win- dow slams up. " What ' ll you have, you hog-faced farm- er? " bellows back Gilly. And then Jawn winds up that precious $10,000 arm and lets drive a snowball with a speed and accuracy that has won him a try-out on the Giants. John dives for his stronghold on A-2 with Gillespie on his heels. A typical Ogden scrap has started and only two well timed, much practiced vocau- laries disturb the studious atmosphere of our ivied academic nook. RUTH MARIE ORNDORFF 5816 Whitby Avenue PHILADELPHIA, PA. English The worst we can say about Ruth is that she is en- tirely too modest and bashful. It took us almost two years to get to know her — which was decidedly our loss. But now that we know her ability in tennis and bas- ketball — not to mention dancing — we are making up for lost time. If you don ' t believe it go to a college dance and try to get a dance with her. Ninety-seven TM1 Halcyo o OFflS)E9 EDGAR ZAVITZ PALMER CHESTER, PA. Political Science The editor glances at the name of the next victim of his biting pen and then hastily grabs for his Webster ' s Unabridged. For it takes words to handle a man like " Zeke " Palmer, and words such as the vo- cabulary of this editor is unacquainted with. He is the supreme intellectual highbrow of our little academic world and moves in circles peopled by Preston Judd, Robert Willetts, George Hayes and other elite minds. He would rather argue for an hour on the Ethics of Spinoza than revel in a ninth inning Philly victory or the relative merits of Camels and Philip Morris ' s. ANDREW RUSSELL PEARSON SWARTHMORE, PA. Economics If you stop in any small town in the East and men- tion the fact that you are from Swarthmore, a dozen voices ask if you know Pearson. For he is our best known Swarthmore booster. During nine months of the year " Drew " punches a well oiled typewriter for the Phoenix, debates, or slaughters our enemies on the lacrosse field. But it is during the other three months that " Drew " is in his element. During that time he leaves behind him friends and recollections of " Seven Joyous Days " in towns from Maine to Florida. ALLIN HUGH PIERCE FORT DODGE, IOWA Economics Al has two ambitions in life. The first and more generally known is to continually start, carry on, and win arguments. But he has recently developed another ambition — namely to keep the editors from spending too much money. So every day he comes into our room, examines our list of cuts and tells us of hard times, war economy and the extra postage necessary if we put one page too many in this Halcyon. Ninety-eight MARGARET ELGAR POWELL LANSDOWNE, PA. Astronomy If you ask me anything casually about Chemistry or Math, I don ' t give brilliant answers. I ' m too lazy. I don ' t seem to take more than a passing interest in les- sons. I ' m too lazy. I ' m awfully fond of physical com- fort and novels. I ' m lazy. But the Profs know I ' m on the job. And my marks show that my brain isn ' t half so lazy as the rest of me. 1 t -l l THOMAS ROWE PRICE, JR. GLYNDON, MD. Chemistry I seem to. have no major, I change from time to time. I thought I ' d be a doctor Now chemist ' s heights I ' d climb. And so it is with women. They come and go so fast I keep one ' s head a swimmin ' Tryin ' to figure which one ' s last; And which one I ' ve just turned away To suit my youthful fancy ' s play. ELIZABETH PYLE 3310 Newark Street WASHINGTON, D. C. French If Betty thinks you want to know a thing, she never lets it cross her lips. She will never tell you what she has been doing, what she is doing at present, or what she is going to do next. She will never tell you what she got on an examination, what she thinks of an acquaintance, or what she wants. She will never tell you whether she has climbed the water tower or how she managed to see the whole of the Monk and Devil fight. And so she absolutely refused to do her own write-up — and consequently she hasn ' t any. Ninety-nine TIKI! Halcy ©F 11919 OSBORN ROBINSON QUAYLE 2306 Delaware Avenue WILMINGTON, DEL. Chemical Engineering People who see this young man wearily and slowly walking to classes are often lead to believe that such is his nature. But great is their mistake. For Quayle is merely conserving and storing away energy to be used at a later date. For what? In the spring you would never recognize him as the same man. All the accumulated energy of fall and spring is let loose in bursts of speed that carry the Garnet to victory. GLADYS AMANDA REICHARD BANGOR, PA. Latin Oh I am just taking Greek and Latin so I can teach them and Math so I can teach that and Biology so I can be a Doctor. I hate to miss anything. Fd like to drive a locomotive wouldn ' t you? (If the rest of us worked as hard as she does we wouldn ' t be hankering after locomotives.) Oh. no, I ' m not signed up in Victorian Lit yet. I just go. Don ' t you think Miss Hogue is great? And don ' t you love hockey? I just think hockey is the grandest game. HELEN HUTCHINSON REID LANSDOWNE, PA. History Scarcity at Swarthmore is my specialty. You all look from the front windows and envy me my daily auto ride back and forth from Lansdowne, except when my machine gets stuck in front of Parrish in a foot or so of snow, and I need two motor-trucks to pull it out. You catch brief glimpses of me at occasional college dances, but for you to dance with me is impossible with a crowd of Lansdowners always surrounding me. You used to see me playing in class basketball games, but now I ' ve even given up that form of exercise, and let motoring suffice. One Hundred WILLIAM LINCOLN RIDPATH mk Lane PHILADELPHIA, PA. Economics This interview is very distasteful to me. In fact, next to rooming with Corson my worst misfortune is being modest. My favorite sport is football. Yes, I am rather clever at the game. My ambition at present is to make another touchdown. You might mention my spectacu- lar run at Haverford last year. Please shut the door as you go out and tell that Phoenix reporter he may call at my other office. Where? The Reception Par- lor, 7 to 8 any evening. Good day. HELEN KOONS ROBEY 3122 West Wyoming Avenue GERMANTOWN.PA. Public Speaking I think there are too many girls around here that aren ' t knitting. I swear it makes me ill, after reading about how those poor boys need gloves, to see some of those people making sweaters for themselves. You know I am going to be worried sick for the next month now. His letter this morning said that the whole camp was quarantined. Sh-Sh, Dot ' s asleep — can ' t you see the sign? Where ' s Bess? I promised her I ' d go down to Collection to practice that new song a while before going down to the Inn to take supper with mamma and daddy. ELEANOR RAE RUNK PHILIPSBURG, PA. English You ' d never know from my conversation that I had some striking characteristics. I ' m no highbrow, and I ' d much rather laugh and sing than talk. How I was put together, I don ' t know. Would you think that a regular rough-neck like me would take to music and do it so well? And I guess I don ' t kid all the time, be- cause they made me Vice President of Women ' s Stu- dent Government! Wasn ' t that the colossal nerve? One Hundred One TIKI] Halcyo o- OF 1919 IRMA KIPP RUSSELL BEDFORD, PA. Psychology Kipp refuses to disclose her character. Kipp says she does not like the climb up the asphaltum, nor puns, nor crawly things. Kipp says she likes Quaker maids and sleep. Kipp says she especially likes bad little boys of the Juvenile court variety. Kipp says she is majoring in Psychology out of sympathy for the feeble minded. HELENE SCOTT 413 West Twenty-eighth Street WILMINGTON, DEL. French To let you into a deep, dark secret, I ' m very fond of French " Majors. " I wouldn ' t let my " wife " know this for anything. She ' s " Cross " and I ' m afraid of her. Yes, sir! She thinks I indulge only in Tea-Room and stamps — she doesn ' t know that lessons hold forth their inducements — especially at exam time — so you ' ll prom- ise not to tell her, won ' t vou? No, indeed, I don ' t keep any secrets from my " wife. " PHOEBE UNDERHILL SEAMAN JERICHO, N. Y. History I just seem to belong to the college. My aunts know everybody that was ever on the Board of Managers, and I have cousins and cousins who came here. I know everybody ' s relations and sub-relations. I really came to college to have a good time, and I ' m having it, (ex- cept when I have to read the New Republic). I get the best eats from home of anybody on the hall, and I just laugh and giggle all the time. Isn ' t that just gr-r-e-at? One Hundred Txvo ANDREW SIMPSON DARBY, PA. Electrical Engineering Work; he goes after it like a Hun after territory. Modesty; he is as unassuming as struggling France. Perseverance; he has all the constancy of purpose Russia lacks. Success; he is as sure of it as America. EDMUND PAUL SMITH 827 North 63rd Street PHILADELPHIA, PA Civil Engineering People often say that I am absent-minded, but it isn ' t so. My trouble is that I can only think of one thing at a time. That is why I can ' t study. You see in the fall I ' ll manage the football team, in the winter I do what I forget in the fall, and in the spring I am most of the track team. Even then I haven ' t time to practice, but I find that walking to and from the library keeps me in fine condition. EUGENE MICHENER STALLINGS DANVILLE, ILL. Chemistry Stallings ' marks of identification change as the sun wanders up, over, and down the heavens. In the morn- ing it ' s a khaki army shirt, handed down, from a long- line of union plumbers. In the afternoon it ' s the typical western farmer lad ' s failing for a trip to the big town. In the evening it ' s a tripping of the light fantastic with a wild young Quaker maid or a fatherly pride in Bud ' s jigging. And over it all hangs the mystery of mem- ories of great parties that only an ex-student of a great western university can darkly keep to himself. One Hundred Three o TM ALCT ©FUSE ' S ' ELIZABETH STOTSENBERG RIDLEY PARK, PA. Psychology When you hear that the Y. W. C. A. has started a campaign for mission work you may guess that I am behind the drive. When you pay your weekly pennies or nickels to " systematic giving, ' ' you may know that I have charge of that fund. When you ask for workers for the Suffrage League, you may expect to see me the first on the job. But when you want to make a noise during quiet hour, you may hunt some other hall than mine; it won ' t go while I am hall president. ELINOR CHRISTINA STOUT WENONAH, N. J. History Week-end parties and doctors are my specialty. Also, flowers from home. I ' m awfully kind hearted and jolly, but my highest merits and material advantages are sort of kept for our little bunch, you see. I don ' t care to be the universal type, because one has to stop some- where. ESTHER GERTRUDE TAYLOR 017 North -12nd Street PHILADELPHIA, PA. English Who is Esther? What is she That all her world commend her? You cannot get it out of she, Her silences defend her. But ' cause she is just as she be, Joyous thanks we render. One Hundred Four LEONARD K. M. TAYLOR WEST CHESTER, PA. Mechanical Engineering Big game to-night, b03 ' S. Are you Art students read} ' to take another licking from the Engineers? You sure do have it soft. Only fifteen hours and the rest of the time for loafing, Why not take a real course like Kinematics? Engineers are the only col- lege graduates that amount to aro ' thing anyway. What do you think of that Freshman girl who sits over at — table? The girl with the dark hair, brown eyes and — Oh, Bo} ' , some queen! Hey, Kolb, come back here and shut that door. here were you born, in a cave? Say. Cast Iron, are you married yet? THOMAS NEWBOLD TAYLOR U. S. NAVAL RESERVE Mechanical Engineering " Baltimore? Why, say it ' s the capitol of the United States in everything but politics. Take oysters, man, set me down in front of three dozen of the kind we get down there, biggern your fist, and, believe me, I ' ll be satisfied. (Another glass of milk, Mendy. What? Off that stuff, it ' s only my fifth.) And women, say last Saturday Doc and I ran across two of the best looking chic — How do I look in my middy and my wide flappers? Well, sir, now you know I ' m not a slim chap in tight fitting clothes, but then I didn ' t join the navy as a model. A sailor always has a warm bed at night you know. " RUSSELL JOSLYN TERRADELL Infantry CAMP DIX, N. J. Economics A perfect day: 7:50 A. M. — Smith yells and makes a noise like a mouse being chased by Smith. Terry gets up and joins in the chase. (This method never known to fail). 1 :00 P. M. — z — z — z — z — (with much feeling). 5:00 P. M— Varsity vs. Midgets. " C ' mon gang, let ' s get ' em. " in 00 P. M. — Vocal concert by Terradell and Smith. 12:30-2:30 A. M.— Study. One Hundred Five TMI Halct© ' OF 119119 DOROTHY THOMAS GLEN COVE, N. Y. French Have you ever seen her worried, Have you ever seen her hurried, Have you ever seen her flurried or distressed? Did you know she ' s always happy, That she ' s always gay and snappy, That she ' s always brimming full of pep and zest: Do you think she ' s never lawless, Do you think that she is flawless, Do you think she never breaks a rule or so? Do you think she ' s good as gold. Always doing what she ' s told? Ask her wife, for Runky ' s pretty sure to know. k.... HELENE CARLOTTA TOERRING 2215 Tioga Street PHILADELPHIA, PA. German Helene (in Biology Laboratory): " Oh, are you all through work for the afternoon? Don ' t you want to stop in my room on your way down and get some candy? I ' ve a whole big box I don ' t know what to do with. " Then follows an undulating high-pitched giggle, impossible of reproduction. This ever-present giggle, a marked fondness for Dr. Hull ' s classes, and a tendency to prefer the Infirmary to any other section of college, serve to identify Helene. GILBERT EWING TOMLINSON PHILADELPHIA, PA. Electrical Engineering To Morpheus, that noble god. Our Tommy swears allegiance. He does obeisance to his lord, The king of heavy sleepers. Alarm clocks do their power lose. When under Tommy ' s pillow. He gives the Profs the wily blues His snore is such a bellow. One Hundred Six MARY HEADLEY VERNAM EWING, N. J. Latin You may tell of mighty Casey and his prowess in a pinch, You may mention Ally Cornog ' s skillful shoe. But when hockey we are playing, you will hear the crowd a-saying: " There goes Vernam! Swat it, Vernam! We ' re for you! " You may say that 1919 has a bunch of leading lights, — ■ And we ' re surely not the ones that would deny it, — But when something ' s to be done that needs just a cer- tain one, With one accord we ' ll say: — " Let Vernam try it! " E ' en the best of us have troubles that must try us to the core, And of this fate poor old Vernam has her share; Her white sneakers won ' t stay white, she ' s a terror in a fight, And she ' s lost all hope of having curly hair. MARIAN CLEVELAND WARE SALEM, N. J. Biology Girls, just hold still a minute, will you? I want to snap this. I have a whole album full of them, pic- tures of everybody and everything, in every position. I don ' t pose for anything, myself, but I don ' t want to miss anything " that ' s going on. I ' m always pleasant and useful, so I find that people like to have me around. And then I take my camera, sit in the high places, and enjoy myself immensely. ELIZABETH ATKINSON WATSON DOYLESTOWN, PA. History " Oh, hello, I was looking for you. I heard some one say you wanted a German grammar and I thought I ' d bring you mine. Keep it as long as you want. I never use it. I was just wondering if you would go down to the Tea Room with me, my treat. All right, I ' ll be around at four. Yes, I ' ll come up for you. All right. Don ' t you suppose Kitty and Dot and Runky would like to go too? I think I ' ll just go around and see. All right. I ' ll see you at four, all right, good-bye. " One Hundred Seven TM1 Halcto mi- OF IB19 HAROLD SHOEMAKER WEBSTER 3C23 North 10th Street PHILADELPHIA, PA. Mechanical Engineering My first ambition was to grow up, and now my ex- cuse for existence is that I couldn ' t help not growing up. Whenever I get big enough I am going to beat up my roommate. I like best tall skinnny men and big blonde girls. The best thing about Swarthmore is my opinion of the girls, and the only change I would sug- gest is that there should be more girls. My pet luxury is laughing, and when I laugh — well, I guess everybody knows it ' s I. RUTH MORGAN WILLIAMS ' 212 Bailey Avenue CHATTANOOGA, TENN. English A new acquisition of ours, an education in things Southern and a joy forever. She comes from Chatta- nooga and she talks like this: " G ' d evenin ' y ' all. My goodness, I was down t ' the pie-shop this mawnin ' an ' saw the ' feistyest ' girl in there. She was jes ' that ' prissy ' — Oh, w ' at y ' all laughin ' about? ' Feisty? ' Haven ' t y ' all ever heard that? W ' y it means — jes ' ' feisty — we say it all time in Chatta- nooga. ' " For all of which reasons we have stopped calling her Ruth and named her " Chatty. " FRANCES BAKER WILLIAMS High Street NORRISTOWN, PA. Political Science " Don ' t Make Excuses — Make Good " — A Phoenix editorial. This little motto is my guiding light. " I don ' t make excuses " for my appetite, nor for the faces I make in Varsity Basketball games, nor for being the last of four sisters to " walk these classic halls, " though that was a mistake. But here I come to the second part of my title. I " make good " interference for Ver nam ' s hockey balls. Also I " make good " caramels. As for this edi- torial — let it speak for itself. One Hundred Eight MARY ELIZABETH WILSON TOUGHKENAMON, PA. English Have you ever tried to live up to some one else ' s rep.? I can tell you it ' s no cinch — I tried it, but de- cided to make my motto — " Paddle your own canoe. " That ' s why I ' m now of so serious a frame of mind. Then. too. I have the added responsibility of being a Hall President. There, some one ' s talking above a whisper in the hall now — I ' ve got to go shut them up — sorry I can ' t stay to talk any longer — Less noise, please! CHARLES HENRY YARDLEY YORK, PA. Mathematics Pot Yardley ' s skull is as sound as an Elwynite ' s stuffing is cracked. There is not even the slightes t trace of an apple stain upon it, not a spot nor a dent. And yet there is plenty of other evidence which goes to prove that he is a secret member of that mysterious order of " Apple-Dropped-Upon-Craniums, " founded by old Sir Isaac and more lately engineered by Aunt Susan J. and Vice-Prexy. DOROTHY YOUNG EASTON, PA. Public Speaking I usually have some good, sensible, high minded ar- guments. I ' m very capable, being fond of lire-drills where I call the roll, and hating tea parties. I ' m young, and fairly good looking and have a very interesting major, Public Speaking. I very creditably won second prize in the Declamation contest last year, so now. at such things I can sit up in the gallery and have a nice chal with one of my friends. One Hundred Nine TM! Halcyo: OF II 911 9 EDITH CORA YOUNG SWARTHMORE, PA. Matliematics The people up at college don ' t know me very well. You see, I ' m an unobtrusive day student. The only thing that advertises me is a most jolly, infectious laugh. But I helped the Juniors win two swimming meets last year, and some of the faculty must know me, because they give me A ' s. Then, too, the hockey team smiles when I whack a ball. Finally, however, I ' m a staunch supporter of lacrosse. So that, all in all. I ' m a ' ' fairly " deserving Swart hmorean. FRANCES WILLARD YOUNG 6810 Lincoln Drive GERMANTOWN, PA. Englisli Hello there! Say, you ' re just the person I wanted to see. Say, what was our lesson in Shakespeare? Well —listen, are you going to do it? How long do you think he expects us to have it? What did you think of that speech in collection this morning? Somehow I just can ' t see it that way. No, I haven ' t any particu- lar reason, only I just can ' t see it that way, can you? Oh, I ' ve just got to go. You ' re not going to write over three pages are you? Don ' t write over three pages! Well, see you later. Does anyone know where my wife is? HELEN GERTRUDE YOUNG WEST CHESTER, PA. Mathematics There was a young lady named Helen Who dove with a great deal of yellin ' , She ' d drop from the plank With a shriek as she sank, And the folks would all think that she fell in. But this jolly young lady named Helen Is the certified nurse of Mary Ellen. She is full of the pep And she sure has the rep Of doin ' kind things without tellin ' . One Hundred Tei TEx-Mtemtars of tmeteen- tirtfcteeri Virginia E. Adams, n B Lieut. James P. Arnold, K Rutherford M. Baker Homer H. Berry, £ K Leslie S. Bingham, £ a ® Cadet John T. Brown, a y Alva E. Bush, $ K Melanie N. Dolman Emma E. Donohugh Chester C. Duffy. K 2 Irma L. Dunning, a r Mark A. Dunham. AY Mark Elliott, Jr., K Edna P. Evans John P. Ferris, 2 K Hannah L. Foulke Frances B. Fricke Edwin L. Frost, 2 k Marion V. Gerlitzki Doris M. Gilbert Charles D. Gilchrist, 2 K Sarah E. Goff Mary B. Griest, n b In active service. Stanley T. Hibberd, $ 2 K Allister R. Jones, 2 K Byron L. Jones, K 2 Miriam M. Jones, K A ® William D. Kelley, K 2 Beulah M. Kerns Madeline Krauskopf Dorothy J. Mackenzie Helen M. Miller Charles F. Philips, k 2 Mabel L. Pound, K A ® Frederick W. Schoew, K Carl B. Stewart Marian A. Stokes, K K r Franklin P. Stow, K2 Robert M. Taylor Charles Temple, K Mildred B. Tily, K K r Nora B. Waln, K k r John B. West Charles M. Weston Margaret Wilson, K K r Harry Charles Wjgmore, 2 K One Eleven " QUAKER WOPS " One Twelve These Freshmen! We were young ' once, deadly young ' ! Awkward and green we were, and ill at ease. Thoughtless of manners, impudent of tongue, — But never, never, half so bad as these. Yea, though we did not fully realize The weight of our responsibilities To chasten, rule, reform, and organize. — We weren ' t as irresponsible as these. Luck) ' for Swarthmore College that we came ! Lucky that we are here, the reins to seize. But what a danger threatens Swarfhmore ' s fame When we are srone, — and she is left to these. One Thirteen One Fourteen CLARENCE H. TODEK DAVID S. KXAUDER Sophomore (Tlass Officers First Semester Second Semester Clarence H. Yoder President David S. Klauder Frank W. Fetter Vice President J. H. Mendenhall Mary A. Campbell Secretary Ellen Z. Swartz Leon M. Pearson Treasurer David B. Fell f MAKS A. CAMI ' KEI.I. ELLEN Z. SWAHTZ One Fiflcen TUT TM1 O- ALCT© ' OF 119119 tlembers of tl)e Class of Nineteen - Owent Albertson, John G., $2K, Chemistry - Hillsdale, X. J. Anderson, Marion, Latin - 41 Colonial Ave., Trenton, N. J. 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Science Fisher, Elizabeth Agnes, at. Biology Francis, Alfred Tench, 2K, Civil. Eng Frescoln, Mary Lovett Gardiner, Arthur Wilfred, $2K, Civil Eng Gillam, Clifford Riggs, AY, Mech. Eng. Goette, Charlotte May, KKT Griscom, David Davis, Economics GiRDWooD, Eugene Nelson, Economics Guss, Catherine, English - One Sixteen 1809 Washington St., Wilmington. Del. 246 AY. Seymon St., Germantown Masonville, N. J. Ogontz Princeton, X. J. Hopewell, X. J. Glen Ridge, X. J. 1573 48th St., Brooklyn, X. Y. - Swarthmore West Chester Langhorne 206 X. 65th St., Philadelphia Marlton, X. J. Swarthmore Swarthmore Haldeman, Charles Waldo, K2, Economics - - Malvern Hall, Ervin Lincoln, £A®, Elect. Eng., 4613 Chester Ave., Philadelphia Hammond, Gladys Bowers, English Hause, Frances, n B Hays. Doris Maria, KKT, English Hess, Paul M., Elect. Eng. Hoag, Marion Leslie, English Holden, James Minshall, $2K, Civil Eng. Holman, Frank Hazen, Jr., Engineering Irwin, William Y., K , Chemistry - Jacobs, Isabel Sutton, nB Pub. Speak. Jenkins, Francis Arthur, ay Chemistry Jenkins, Howard. Elect. Eng. Johnson, Jesse Gearing, K2, Civil Eng. Jones, Elizabeth Catherine, AT, History Jones, Elizabeth Gest, LTB3 Judd, Preston Henry, Latin - Judge, Mary Eleanor, n b i Klauder, David Streeper, K2. Chem. Eng. Leeder, George Brown. Chem. Eng. - Lippincott, Lucy, KA® - McXeel, Letitia Tyler, K A ®, English Macartney, Helen V., Mathematics McCabe, Martha Gertrude, KA®, English Mayhew, Sarah Jane, History .Martin, Helen Moore, English - Means, Ethel Gibbons, AT, German Mr-iros, Ida Elizabeth, KKT 252 Farragut Terrace, Philadelphia Mendenhall, James Horace, E K , Economics, - - Toughkenamon Moore, Charlotte Emma, English - Route D., Coatesville Morris, Dorothy, English Care 100 City Ave., Philadelphia aoi.e. Mary, English - - 320 N. 63d St., Philadelphia Xeee. Charles, a®, Engineering, 140 E. Gorgas Lane, Mt. 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Coombs John Francis Cunningham Walter Carroll Dickinson, K Esther Baldwin Garrett Arthur Tyson Groome, K 2 Ralf Lee Hartwell, K 2 George Corwin Holmes, $ K Russell Atlee Y In Active Service. Philip Witherspoon Hunt, a y Herbert Edward Jefferson, A ® Jesse Gearing Johnson, K2 James Horace Mendenhall, K Carl Franklin Michael, a y Anna Margueretta Rapp Norris Jonathan Reyno lds, k 2 Mae Draper Spiallcross, K K r Chester Willets Vanderbilt, 2 k Lloyd Agnew Voorhees, a k e Clinton Elmer Walter, Jr. Earle Rash AVheatley, $ a ® ARNALL, $ A ® One Twenty I nod to Seniors ' stately forms When I go sannt ' ring down the walk ; I hark to rising Junior chaps Give voice to elevated talk ; I spv the Soph in gorg ' eous hue, Yet fear not when I strut within His glaring, ill-foreboding view, For I ' m a strutting Freshman man And not the humble Frosh that oft Did flee from paddle armored clan. Old days have gone, the new have come. And now in numbers is our might ! Seniors ! Why tip our hats to them ? The Junior talk, — perhaps it ' s right And then again it may not be. The Sophomores, bah. what are the} ' ? By rule they ' re forced to leave us free. The Freshmen, ah. they know it not And yet I wot They know not that thev know it not. One Twenty-one CHARLES P. LARKIN JAMES F. BOGARDUS .frestjman (Tlass Officers First Semester Second Semester Charles P. Larkin President James F. Bogardus James F. Borgardus Vice President Allen C. Valentine Frances K. Miller Secretary Miriam E. Baily William H. Stow Treasurer T. S. McAllister PRANCES K. MILLER MIRIAM E. ItAILY One Twenty-three PI tm: ALCYO OF 119119 Uembers of tl)e Class of Nineteen - Owent -one ainsworth, eric, 2 K albertson, edith agnes, A r. Chemistry arthur, doris aylmer, Mathematics - atherholt, elizabeth middleton, KELT - bailey, miriam, edith, n B £ - ballinger, grace agnes, A r, Pol. Science bamberger. david reinthal barnard, Julian wilson barth, elizabeth fredricke bartleson, edward evans, -K, Mech. 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Founded at the University of Virginia, 1869 " Pi (Chapter Seniors Frederick Anthony Boughton Frederick Stockham Donnelly EWING TlBBELS CORSON CLARENCE P.- UL NaY Dean Copper Widener Juniors Judson TYpper Ballard Edwin Monroe Bush Richard Gambrill Hodge Russell Conwell Gourley Andrew Russell Pearson- William Lincoln Ridpath, Jr. Edmund Paul Smith Andrew Simpson Sophomores Charles Waldo Haldeman, Jr. Leon Morris Pearson Jesse Gearing Johnson Joseph Sheppard Sickler David Streeper Klauder, Jr. Charles Weyman Wassman Freshmen James Furnas Bogardus William Porter Carter John Frederick Conway Benjamin Engle Groff George Henry Kolb Charles Singleton Mears Frank Krick Machemer Harry Hartman Landis, Jr. George Place David Dewey Sutton- William Hinchman Stow, Jr. Wallace Naylor Spring Milton Riley Wescott Andrew Slack Whitaker Russell White One Thirty-four " fikii One Thirty-five TM1 Halcy OF 119119 p )i Hfiapipa Jp i J raternitY Founded at Washington and Jefferson College, 1852 ermsylvarua Tftappa (Leafier Seniors David Monroe Bodine Kenneth Rent Brown Walter William Maule Edmund Robert Willets, Jr. Juniors Norris Clements Barnard Henry Turner Evans Detlev Wulf Bronk Franklin Sincoe Gillespie Edward Clayton Carris John Mahlon Ogden Tpiomas Newbold Taylor, Jr. Sophomores Walter Carroll Dickinson William Henry Norris David Bra man Fell Gregg David Reynolds William Yates Irwin, Jr. Eugene Michener Stallings James Horace Mendenhall Clarence Howard Yoder Freshmen Boyd Janney Brown Paul William Chandler Leon Howard Collins, Jr. William Holmes Durbin Lanta Corrine Hastings William Powell Kemp John Lindsey Mather, Jr. Donald Swain Morgan Pal t l Wells Neuenschwander Ellis Leeds Spackman, Jr. Alan Chester Valentine Samuel Bentley Webb One Thirty-six One Thirty-seven tm: Halcy ©F 119119 iDclta ICpsilort fraternity Founded at Williams College, 1834 Swartfymore (Tljapter Seniors Allison Griscom Cornog Frank Otis Ewell Juniors William Lindsay Cornog Thomas Rowe Price, Jr. Charles Manly Howell Osborne Robinson Qtjayle Allin Hugh Pierce Gilbert Ewing Tomlinson Harold Shoemaker Webster Sophomores Frank Edward Atkins, Jr. Frank Whitson Fetter Robert Frost Carr Clifford Riggs Gillam Francis Arthur Jenkins . Harry Wickles Boureau Alfred Christensen Charles Benjamin Coles Frank Fitts William Minton Harvey Freshmen William Ronald Huey George Bemet Jackson Robert Swift Joyce Townsend Sherman McAllister Tohn Gilmore Wilson Frank Ralston Heavener, Jr. John Josiah White One Thirty-eight One Thirty-nine th: Malcy OF 19119 jp l)i Sigma l iaippa Jfraterriit? Founded at Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1873 Louis N. Davis Seniors VV. Ralph Gawthrop Ralph H. Heacock Juniors Edwin T. Gowdy C. Raymond Michener Harry C. Wigmore Sophomores John G Albertson Holstein DeH. Cleaver A. Tench Francis T. Minshall Holden John P. Arnold J. Robert Fetter Arthur W. Gardiner Chester W. Vanderbilt Freshmen Eric Ainsworth John W- Dudley Harry W. Lang John C. Longstreth C. WlLDEY LUKENS Carrol P. Ford Thomas H. Phillips Edward D. Bartleson Norman B. Grobert Charles P. Larkin James VV. Lukens VV. Staunton Moylan Henry S. Ruth One .Forty One Forty-one TH1 IHlALCYO ' o- OFH919 p[)i iVlta Orjeta .fratcrnit? Founded at Miami University, 1848 Seniors Jess Halsted George Passmore Hayes Allen Isaac Myers Carl Davis Pratt William Joseph Reilly Tohn William Trimmer Juniors Franklin Preston Buckman Henry Irvin Hoot Elwood Roger Hollingshead James Howard Molloy Albert Noel Nelson Sophomores Ervin Lincoln Hall Horace Branson Passmore Charles Neff Ralph Erdman Wilson Cornelius Scott Woodside Freshmen Alexander Lupold Bressler Richard Arment Darlington Joseph Miller Davenport Wayland Hoyt Ellsbree Albert Conrad Mammel John Alexander Masters Raymond William Uiil George Malcolm West Charles Howard Lungren One Forty-two One Forty-three TM! Halct OF 1919 Iftappa .Alpfya Ofyeta Jfraternit? Founded at De Pauw University, 1870 ,Alpba t cta (Tbaptcr Graduate Student Emily Parry Joyce Seniors Elizabeth Holbert Andrews Clara Atlee Helen Elizabeth Ballein Elizabeth Rulon Miller Beatrice Kent Newcomer Esther Hewes Philips Katherine Virginia Price Sarah Taylor Rogers Florence Mather Shoemaker Eleanor Palmer Stabler Juniors Alice Naomi Adams Jessie Louise Lewis Helen Roberta Biddle Irma Kipp Russell Mary Ingraham Crosley Phebe Underhill Seaman Dorothy Young Sophomores Mary Alexander Campbell Martha Gertrude McCabe Lena Caroline Clark Letitia Tyler McNeel Marguerite Coles Gladys Seaman Pell Lucy Lippincott Cornelia Miller Stabler Freshmen Miriam Atkinson Jenkins Caroline Philips Juliet C. Mace Nellie Lee Walker Tosephine Wildman One Forty-four (hie Forty-five TU Halcy© ' OF .119119 Jpi ! eta Jpl)i JFratentit? Founded at Monmouth College, Illinois, 1867 " " Pennsylvania TAtpba Chapter Seniors Emily Gail Benjamin Ethelwyn Bower Helen Elizabeth Darlington Virginia Avalon Glenn Dorothy Agnes Johnson Edith Wilson Mendenhall Helen Marie Westfall Helen Elizabeth Wilson Catherine Wright Juniors Jane Pancoast Brown Margaret Haviland Ruth Hay Cross Ruth Morgan Williams Mary Hall Goodall Mary Elizabeth Wilson Katherine Vandevort Fahnestock Sophomores Dorothy Drew Coffin Frances Hause Isabel Sutton Jacobs Elizabeth Gest Jones Mary Eleanor Judge Miriam Edith Bailey Anna Jemima Beatty Grace Brinton Katherine Donnelly Elizabeth Graham Freshmen Mary Dorothy Paxson Helen Alexander Ramsey Helen Elizabeth Sigler Ellen Zeitler Swartz Beatrice Whiteside Harriette Louise Greiner Dorothy Armstrong Kinsley Alice Geraldine Lippincott Frances Katherine Miller Emilie Hinds White Grace Wilson One Forty-six One Forly-seven tiki: Halcy ©F 119119 HKcuppa Iftappa (Bamma Founded at Monmouth College, Illinois, 1S70 33eta " Jota (T apler Seniors Clara Ruth Kistler Virginia Postlethwaite Margaret Vail Willets Ethel Reid Young Juniors Ardis Mayi-iew Baldwin Elizabeth Neumann Frorer Catharine Reading Belville Eleanor Rae Runk Isabel McKelvey Briggs Dorothy Thomas Frances Willard Young Sophomores Charlotte May Goette Ida Elizabeth Meigs Doris Hays Harriet Hale Renshaw Hope Richardson Freshmen Elizabeth Middleton Atherholt Frances Runk Helen Lydia Griscom Virginia Way Marjorie Estelle Kistler Eleanor Weber Erna Charlotte Kraemer Janet Graham Young One Forty-eight One Forty-nine tm: Walcyo mi- OF 11919 iDeltct (bamma Founded at Oxford Institute, Mississippi, 1873 2Vlpba " % e-ta (Chapter Graduate Student Hazel Hemphill Brown Seniors Dorothea Bell Emily Preston Buckman Geraldine Miles Coy Margaretta Cope Esther Fisher Holmes Mary Esther Snyder Mary Alberta Thatcher Juniors Janet McPherson Brown Dorothea Lindsay Darlington Dorothy Drew Herrmann Bess McClellan Esther Anne Newcomer Helen Koons Robey Mary Headley Vernam Frances Baker Williams Sophomores Charlotte Andrews Bunting Elizabeth Catherine Jones Julia Thurston Bope Ethel Gibbons Means Elizabeth Agnes Fisher Anna Margaretta Rapp Henrietta Albert Smith Freshmen Edith Agnes Albertson Janet Clark Grace Agnes Ballinger Lorna Beatrice Christie HlLDEGA.RDE MARIE He.XAMER Helen Cooper Knight One Fifty One Fifty-one One Fifty-two - - —— . «,.- ,f, t xmmajmMm ACTIVITI PIE3S HONOJS JOOFHEaS 5T0BEMT GOVERNMENT CLUB) J One Fifty-five Ol)e jpb oeriix Published on Tuesdays During the College Year by the Students of Swarthmore College Editor-in-Chief William J. Reilly, ' 18 Associate Editors George P. Hayes, ' 18 Gail M. Ellsworth, ' 18 Local Editors Frances B. Williams, Detlev W. Bronk, ' 19 Albert N. Nelson, ' 19 Drew R. Pearson, ' 19 l 9 Business Manager Carl D. Pratt, ' 18 Advertising Managers Richard G. Hodge, " 19 David S. Klauder, ' 20 Alumni Editors Anna L. Curtis, ' 04 William H. Thatcher Alden B. Jones, ' 13 Caroline A. Lukens, ' 98 00 One Fifty-six Ol)e 1919 Ifalcyoa Editor-in-Chief Detlev W. Bronk Associate Editors Isabel M. Briggs " Andrew Simpson The Staff Eleanor W. Atkinson Ardis M. Baldwin Janet M. Brown Katherine V. Fahnestock Albert N. Nelson Frances B. Williams Charles H. Yardley Business Manager Allin H. Pierce The Artists ' Eleanor W. Atkinson Ardis M. Baldwin William W. Hewett Phyllis M. Komori Photographers T. Rowe Price Marian C. Ware 0«(? Fifty-seven One Fifty-eight One Fifly-nine TM! Halcto OF IB19 zz A Swartfymore (Tollege JDebate ! oard EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE President - - Walter W. Maule Secretary-Treasurer Allin H. Pierce Coach - - Philip M. Hicks Faculty - - Prof. P. M. Pearson Faculty Prof. J. H. Holmes Faculty - - p R0F . G. F. Blessing Faculty p R0F . G. W. Lewis student members Esther F. Holmes, ' 18 Dean C. Widener, ' 18 Walter W. Maule, ' 18 Detlev W. Bronk, ' 19 AYilliam W. Hewett, ' 19 D. Malcolm Hodge, ' 19 Andrew R. Pearson, ' 19 Alan C. Valentine, ' 21 Allin H. Pierce, ' 19 Clifford R. Gillam, ' 20 Frank Fetter, ' 20 Mary T. Roberts, ' 20 Clarence FI. Yoder, ' 20 James F. Bogardus, ' 21 William P. Kemp, ' 21 Leon H. Collins, ' 21 One Sixty Sixteenth .Annual iDeclamation Contest For the William W. Cock ' s Prize First Prize, $35 — Catharine Belville " A Quiet Afternoon — Its Conclusion " - - Booth Tarkington Second Prize, $15 — Cornelia Stabler " Friends " - - - Myra Kelly Honorable Mention — Ruth Kistler " Bobbie Shafto " Anonymous Katherine Fahnestock " The Lance of Kanana ' " - Williard French Helen Atkins " The Strawberry Patch " - - - James Lane Allen Alice Fricke A Scene from " The Piper " Josephine Preston Peabody One Sixty-one o TIKI! JHIALCYO " OF 119119 0 ) potter Cxtemporaneous iDebate October 30, 191 7 Question: " Resolved, That the constitutional right of free speech to the American citizen should not be abridged in time of war. " Affirmative Detlev W. Bronk, ' 19 Walter W. Maule, ' 18 William W. Hewett, ' 19 Negative Frank W. Fetter, ' 20 Russell C. Gourley, ' 19 D. Malcolm Hodge, ' 19 First Prize, $12.00 — Won by Mr. Bronk Second Prize, $8.00 — Won by Mr. Hodge Third Prize, $5.00 — Won by Mr. Hewett Ohe Sophomore -TFresbmanTDebate For the President ' s Prize November 13, T917 Question: " Resolved, That military training should be substituted for intercollegiate athletics during the present war. " Sophomore Team (Negative) Frank W. Fetter . Mary T. Roberts Clarence H. Yoder Freshman Team (Affirmative) William P. Kemp Leon H. Collins, Jr. Tames F. Bogardus Won by the Freshman Team One Sixty-two Ol)e Cxtemporaneous Speaking Contests For the Ella Frances Bunting Prises Z5I)£ 3tten ' s (Tontest April 16, 19 17 Clarence G. Myers, ' 17 Jess Halsted, ' 18 J. Clarence Lukens, ' ij Allin H. Pierce, ' 19 William W. Tomlinson, ' 17 Detlev W. Bronk, ' 19 Lynn H. Bailey, ' 17 Drew Pearson. ' 19 First Prize, $12.00 — Mr. Myers Second Prize, $8.00 — Mr. Halsted Third Prize, $5.00 — Mr. Lukens Ol)e Somen ' s (Tontest April 24, 191 7 Mary A. Campbell, ' 20 Mary T. Roberts, ' 20 Louise W. Waygood, ' 18 . Beatrice M. Jenkins, ' 17 Marian C. Gratz, ' 18 Katherine V. Fahnestock, ' 19 Isabel M. Briggs, ' 19 First Prize, $12.00 — Miss Waygood Second Prize, $8.00 — Miss Campbell Third Prize, $5.00 — Miss Gratz One Sixty-three tiki: Halcyo: ©FI19I19 -Annual Oratorical Contest For the Delta Upsilon Price February 15, 1918 " America ' s Policy " " War and Hatred " ' ' • ' Whiie We Fight " " Great American Decision " Allin H. Pierce, ' 19 George P. Hayes, ' 18 Drew Pearson, ' 19 D. Malcolm Hodge, ' 19 ' War and the Reconstruction of Spiritual Values " Alice B. Fricke, ' ii Decision $25 Prize — Won by Allin H. Pierce Honorable Mention Alice Fricke Drew Pearson Judge Miriam Lee Early Lippincott One Sixty-four THE DEBATE SQUAD Question: " " Resolved. That the war time scope of federal regulation (in principle I - ' be permanently established for times of peace. " Svrartbmorc vs. 3urtiata - akthmore, March i. 1918 Szvarthmore (Neg - mm Mr. Hewett. Mr. Y idexer, Mr. Pierce Won by Swarthmore -■ TIHIE ALCTO OF11911© Swartbmore vs. State (Eollege State College, Pa., March 15, 1918 Szvarthmore (Affirmative) Team Mr. Fetter, Mr. Pearson, Mr. Bogardus Won by State College Szvarthmore (Negative) Team Mr. Hewett, Mr. Widener, Mr. Pierce Won by State College Swart more vs. tati;nalTLaw School Washington, D. C. March 22, 1918 Szvarthmore (Affirmative) Team Mr. Pierce, Mr. Hewett, Mr. Bogardus Won by Swarthmore Swartbntore vs. Orinitv (TolUgc Durham, N. C, March 23, 1918 Szvarthmore (Affirmative) Team Mr. Pierce, Mr. Hewett, Mr. Bogardus Won by Trinity College One Sixty-six E-W-A- One Sixty-seven TTM; Halcy ©F 119119 jFoun6er ' s J a?, 1917 According to custom, a dramatic presentation in the evening of Founder ' s Day followed the events of the afternoon — the academic procession, the planting of the memorial Oak by Isaac Clothier, the singing " of " America, " and the address " The Appeal to Ancestry " by William W. Comfort, President of Haverford College. Instead of one long play, three one-act productions were given, proving themselves a happy selection on the part of Miss Oliver, the coach, in their humorous and dramatic interests. The first one, " The Tents of the Arabs, " by Lord Dunsany, was a serious, romantic love story of the Orient, wherein a king leaves his city in answer to a call of the Desert. The members of the cast who so well enacted this play were as follows: David Griscom Harold Stubbs George Hayes Joseph Sickler Frank Fetter Dorothy Young Bel-Narb, Camel Driver - Aoob, Camel Driver - The King ------ The Chamberlain - Lambra, a Notable ----- Eznarza, a Gypsy of the Desert - The second play. " Modesty, " by Paul Hervieu, was a modern French love story of a much lighter type than the preceding play. Janet Young in the leading role as " Henriette " showed how charming a very " modest " young maiden can be. She was ably supported by the two other members of the cast, the rival lovers, Jacques and Albert, who in real life are no other than Mai- ' com Hodge and Carl Pratt. " Helena ' s Husband, " by Philip Moeller, the third and last play of the evening, kept the audience laughing from start to finish with the humorous satire of the old classic story of the love of Paris and Helen. Helena, the queen, lived up to her traditional beauty, while Menelaeus, fat and stupid, was a fitting explanation to those of us who have wondered why Helena forsook him for the handsome shepherd boy. The other two characters, Analytikos, ' the king ' s librarian, and Tsumu, the queen ' s Nubian slave, were humorous — especially in their lack of beauty and grace. Cast of Characters Helena, the Queen - - Tsumu, Slave to Helena Menelaeus, the King - Analytikos, the King ' s Librarian Paris, a Shepherd - One Sixty-eight Helen Atkins Katherine Fahnestock Ruth Kistler - Opal Robinson - Katherine Price ' Ol)£ Romancers On Somerville Day. the " old grads " were once more treated to a delightful play, given by the active members of the Somerville Liter- ary Society. " The Romancers, " by Edmund Rostand, is as the name indicates, a play of " heavy lovers. " There are really two pairs of them, although the would-be Romeo and Juliet. Helen Coles as Per- cinet and Mina Gould as Sylvette, do not suspect that their two fathers are as romantic as themselves. The conspiracy of these old gentlemen to force their children to fall in love with each other forms the plot of the play. Frances Maxwell, as Straforel, the swash-buckler, made a fine would-be villain, terrifying completely the dainty heroine and calling forth all the bravado of the hero. Alice Fricke as Pasquinot and Dorothy Young as Berg-amon did justice to their roles, and contributed largely to the fun of the after- noon. Cast of Characters Percinet - - Sylvette Pasquinot, Father of Sylvette Bergamon, Father of Percinet Straforel ------- A Gardener - - - An Advocat - - Helen Coles - Minna Gould Alice Fricke Dorothy Young Frances Maxwell - Ruth Kistler . Opal Robinson Masked Men, Chair Carriers, Bourgoise, Musicians One Sixty-nine TM1 Halcy ©F 119119 jprunella " On June 8th, HUT, the out-door theater was once more the scene of a charming play, given hy the graduating class. Due to conditions brought about by the country ' s entrance into the great war, it was the Senior women alone who gave the class play, " ' Prunella, " by Lawrence Houseman and Granville Barker. This play was especially adapted to out-of-doors presentation, and seemed to breathe the very spirit of the woods. Minna Gould, acting as " Prunella, " is held in tight leash by three very strict maiden aunts, " Prim, " " Prude. " and " Privacy, " who lived up perfectly to their names, and thus showed the acting ability of the three girls who took the parts : Lillian Trego, Florence Kennedy and Beatrice Jenkins. But from start to finish the sympathies of the audience were with the little heroine. That was of course as it should have been. Indeed the part was so well enacted that we could scarcely refrain from letting her into the secret, and helping to set straight the misunderstanding between her and her ardent lover, " Pierrot, " played by Helen Coles, well known to college audiences. Miss Cole ' s portrayal of Pierrot lacked none of the romantic, sighing-lover quality so necessary for the part. The dances of the mummers and of the wood nymphs were unusually attractive, and helped to cast an air of unreality over the whole play, which made us forget for the time that we were living in a very practical present. But it was when " Love, the Statue, " none other than Emily Joyce, came to life and gave admonition to the lovers, that we sighed and wished that such things really did happen outside of the fairy realm. Frances Maxwell as " Scaramel " and Margaret Yerkes as " a boy " added to the fun and merriment of the play by their clever interpretation of character. In fact all the characters played up to their parts in a most satisfactory way; the pathos, the humor, all the varying emotions were presented in their true proportions. But aside from the success of the play itself, the .women of 1917 deserve great credit for overcoming obstacles and preserving an institution of such standing as the annual Senior play. The cast was as follows: Pierrot Scaramel, his servant Hawk - Kennel] Callow Mouth Doll Romp Tawdry Coquette Tenor, a hired singer Prunella Prim Prude Privacy Queen Quaint First Second Third Boy Love, a Statue Mummers I fer Aunts Gardeners Helen Coles Frances Maxwell Helen Daniels Dorothy Hanson Hester Levis Margaret Willets Anna Sullivan Ruth Craighead Theo Hamilton Mary Gawthrop Hester Levis Minna Gould Lilltan Trego Florence Kennedy I Beatrice Jenkins Rebecca Conrow Marian Keene Mary Atkinson Clementine Smith Elizabeth Morrison Margaret Yerkes Emily Joyce One Seventy One Scvenly-one TM! Halcy OF 119119 " .A Ol)ousan6 ears -Ago " By Percy Mackaye " Here in China, the World Lies Adream, Like a Thousand Years Ago, and the Place of Our Dreams Is Eternal " When all was said and done, and the curtain had descended for the last time on " A Thousand Years Ago " — the class of ' 19 had proved conclusively that it was not suffering from any dearth of footlight stars. Indeed this play brought forward many hitherto unsuspected genii — such as stage managers, scenery artists and costumers. Staged under the direction of Elizabeth B. Oliver, the play could not help being a success, even had there not been those very able assistants from the class who trained the musical choruses and dancers. The musical numbers, directed by Helen Robey, were unusually attractive. Helen, accompanied by a chorus of beautiful Chinese maidens, sang a clever parody, " Poor Turandot. " There was also a quartet composed of Helen Robey, Eleanor Runk, Kipp Russell and Helen Biddle. As for the dances, certainly no one will ever forget the charming Persian maidens, the poor captives forced to dance for the emperor ' s pleasure. The two solo dances by Janet Brown and Katherine Fahnestock were quite appro- priate, the former in its sprightliness and gayety as the spirit of the court, and the latter in its romance, breathing interpretation of the spirit of the night. It was when " Edda " Caris and " Murdy " Blake appeared as Chinese laun- dry men that the audience lost all restraint and broke into gales of laughter and wondered why they had never heard these two comedians before. " A Thousand Years Ago " seems but as yesterday to those who saw and to those who participated. It will not be easy to forget the gorgeous settings, SOPH SHOW CASTE One Seventy-iivo the magnificent costumes, or, above all, the skillful way in which the cast handled their parts. It was all of these things which went to make up a pro- duction which delighted both afternoon and evening audiences and made the Sophomore Show of the Class of ' 19 one to be remembered among those of the past, and to be emulated by those of the future. THE CAST OF CHARACTERS (Asiatic) Turandot, Princess of Pekin - Altoom, Her Father, Emperor Zelima and Zenoi, her Slaves Calaf, Prince of Astrakan Barak, his Servitor Tzo and Chow, Royal Servants Spirit of the Court Spirit of Night Roval Executioner (European) Vagabond Players From Italy Scaramouche Punchinello Pantaloon Harlequin (Mute) Capocomico, Their Leader - Lords, Ladies, Persian Captives, Beggars, Business Manager - Stage Manager - - ... Jessie Louise Lewis D. Malcolm Hodge Catherine Belville Dorothy Young Drew Pearson William Ridpath ( Isabel Briggs ( Mary Wilson Janet Brown Katherine Fahnestock Henry Hoot Edward C. Carris J. Murdock Blake Edwin T. Gowdy Edmund Smith Roger Hollingshead Court Attendants. Detlev W. Bronk Andrew Simpson PUNCHINELLO One Seventy-three Ol)e 5wartl)more College ttusical (Hubs Leader and Director Manager Assistant Manager H. Freeman Barnes, ' 18 James H. Molloy, ' 19 C. Raymond Michener, ' 19 (Bice (Hub First Tenor Charles W. Wassman, ' 20 Francis A. Jenkins, ' 20 Leon H. Collins, Jr., ' 21 Robert S. Joyce, ' 21 Second Tenor Carl D. Pratt, ' 18 David D. Griscom. ' 20 Edmund P. Smith, ' 19 Norman B. Grobert, ' 21 Harold E. Moore, ' 21 First Bass J. Everett Allen, ' 18 Paul M. Hess, ' 20 Wm. Blaine Albright, ' 20 C. Waldo Haldeman, ' 20 H. T. Stubbs, ' 20 Second Bass Wm. Ralph Gawthrop, ' 18 Alexander Bressler, ' 21 C. Raymond Michener, ' 19 Ralph Erdman Wilson, ' 20 J. Holland Heck, ' 19 instrumental (Tlub J ' iolin James H. Molloy, ' 19 George M. West, ' 21 Horace B. Passmore, ' 20 H. H. Landis, ' 21 C. Waldo Haldeman, ' 20 Mandolin Ralph H. Heacock, ' 18 William Y. Irwin, Jr., ' 20 Joseph M. Davenport, ' 21 Harold E. Moore, ' 21 T. Albert Short, ' 21 John White, ' 21 Cornet Paul M. Hess, ' 20 Piano Norman B. Grobert, ' 21 Drums Norris C. Barnard, ' 19 Music under supervision of Joseph A. Hopkins One Seventy-four Ol)c Mlusical (Hubs The musical clubs this year encountered much hard luck ; met obstacles which, at times, seemed to be almost insurmountable ; but in spite of all had a very successful season. Lloyd Wilson, this year ' s manager, did not return to college as he was in war work. That left the management of the clubs to Assistant Manager New- bold Taylor. Early in the college year Taylor left college to enlist so that the clubs were again without a manager. Ralph Heacock was elected manager and James Molloy was elected assistant manager, and everyone thought that the difficulties were all overcome, but not so. Heacock, seeing that by devot- ing his entire time to work he could graduate by the spring mid-semesters, lie decided to give up the glee club. Molloy then became manager and Raymond Michener was elected assistant manager. Molloy had only begun work on the schedule when he became ill and, after missing almost two months of col- lege, decided to rest the remainder of the year. Michener then took over the management of the clubs and, although he was successful in getting- concerts so far gone that it was impossible to arrange any of near home, the year was the usual long trips. The clubs, this year, have been under the direction of Joseph Hopkins and Freeman Barnes. Both these men have shown their taste and ability in the selection of the music and training of the clubs. The programmes were up to the usual Swarthmore standard. The Camouflage Quartet — Wassman, Gris- com, Barnes and Heck — always pleased its audiences. Freeman Barnes dem- onstrated to the public that Paul Gemmil is not the only Magician which Swarthmore can claim as a son. The Medley Five — Passmore, Davenport, Moore, Hess and Barnes — furnished " Jazz " music of the most approved style. The Glee Club, under the leadership of Freeman Barnes, sang a well chosen selection of classical and humorous songs. The instrumental club, after losing its leader, James Molloy, rallied under the baton of Freeman Barnes and played to applauding audiences. Much credit is due Freeman Barnes and Raymond Michener for the suc- cess of the season, time to the clubs. The prospects for next year are good but very uncertain. There is plenty of talent in college, but those who. have been closest in touch with the affairs of the clubs this year feel that war conditions make it almost useless to try to carry out a schedule. Time alone will tell. Both worked with untiring zeal and devoted much of their Scbe ulc for 1917-18 TueHday, February 12 — Strath Haven Inn, Swarth- more. Tbursda v, February 22 — Swarthmore-Harverford con- cert— Belle vne-Strat ford Hot " i. Philadelphia. Friday, March 8- Home concert, Swarthmore College. Friday, March in — Chester High School, Chester, Pa. Friday, March 22 — New Century Club, West Chester, Pa. Saturday, March 23. — Media High School, Media, Pa. One Seveniy-Uve Somen ' s J3lee (Hub Leader - - Mrs. W. S. Fricke Manager - - - Helen M. Atkins Accompanist - - - Lena Weiss Treasurer - - - - Elizabeth Stotsenburg First Soprano Helen Atkins, ' 18 Elizabeth G. Jones, ' 20 Helen Deputy, ' 18 Grace Brinton, ' 21 Eleanor Runic, ' 19 Frances Purdy, ' 21 Helen Biddle, ' 19 Paula Pagelow, ' 21 Helen Ramsey, ' 20 Lucy Ranier, ' 21 Virginia Coolbaugh, ' 21 Charlotte Washburn, ' 21 Dorothy Saylor, ' 21 Second Soprano Alice Fricke, ' 18 Helen Knight, ' 21 Helen Gaskill, ' 18 Janet Young, ' 21 Opal Robinson, ' 18 Charlotte Speakman, ' 21 Eleanor Judge, ' 20 Lydia Withers, ' 21 Marian Bedell, ' 21 Elizabeth Barth, ' 21 Alto Helen Ballein, ' 18 Virginia Postlethwaite, ' 18 Elizabeth Stotsenburg, ' 19 Elizabeth Oehrle, ' 20 Elizabeth Fisher, ' 20 Mary Donovan, ' 20 Charlotte Moore, ' 20 Dorothy Boring, ' 21 Elizabeth Atherholt, ' 21 Ethel Kaplan, ' 21 Emily White, ' 21 Marjorie Kistler, ' 21 Erna Kraemer, ' 21 One Seventy-six T TT On ? Seventy-seven TIKI] Halcy ©F119E9 P l)i Beta " Kappa TEpsiton Tbapter of Pennsylvania Officers President Vice President Secretary-Treasurer - Abby Mary Hall Roberts, - J. Carroll Hayes, Helen B. S. Brinton, 90 ' 89 ' 95 Executive Committee Ethel Brewster, ' 07 Mary Wolverton Green William I. Hull (Faculty) 92 Roland G. Kent, ' 95 Charter Members Edward H. Magill (Brown University Chapter) William H. Appleton (Harvard University Chapter) Fratrcs in Facilitate William H. Appleton (Harvard Chapter) Benjamin F. Battin (Swarthmore Chapter) Elizabeth Powell Bond ( Swarthmore Chapter) Isabelle Bronk ( Swarthmore Chapter) Robert C. Brooks (Indiana University Chapter) Susan J. Cunningham (Swarthmore Chapter) Harold C. Goddard (Amherst Chapter) Maud Bassett Gorham (Radcliffe Chapter) J. Russell Hayes (Swarthmore Chapter) Jesse H. Holmes (Nebraska University Chapter) William I. Hull (Swarthmore Chapter) Henrietta J. Meeteer (Indiana University Chapter) John A. Miller (Indiana University Chapter) Clara Price Newport (Swarthmore Chapter) Caroline Hadley Robinson (Swarthmore Chapter) Loltis N. Robinson (Swarthmore Chapter) Joseph Swain (Swarthmore Chapter) Ethel Hampson Brewster (Swarthmore Chapter) Caroline H. Smedley ( Swarthmore Chapter) Elizabeth Powell Bond Arthur Beardsley William W. Birdsall Francis L. Baird Ethelwyn Bower Kenneth R. Brown William R. Gawthrop Eleanor W. Atkinson Honorary Members Isaac H. Clothier Susan J. Cunningham Franklin Spencer Edmonds Class of 191 8 George P. Hayes Esther F. Holmes Dorothy A. Johnson Mabel M. Kurtz Class of 19 19 Isabel M. Briggs One Seventy-eight Howard M. Jenkins William P. Potter Joseph Swain Mary L. Lukens Edith W. Mzndenhall William J. Reilly Louise W. Waygood Gladys A. Reichard CTHVUTI JDelta Sigma 3 l)0 Founded at Chicago, April 13, 1906 " An organization to encourage effective and sincere public speaking " Students who have represented the College in an Inter-Collegiate Debate or Oratorical Contest arc eligible for membership at the end of their Junior year 5wartl)more L )apte.r Officers President, Philip M. Hicks, 1905 Secretary-Treasurer, Clarence G. Myers, 1917 Members Francis Grant Blair, 1897 Bird Thomas Baldwin, 1900 Elizabeth Percy Sutton, 1903 Joshua Hibbert Taylor, 1903 Halliday Rogers Jackson, 1904 Philip Marshall Hicks, 1905 Caroline Hadley Robinson, 1906 Robert Leslie Ryder, 1900 Amos Jenkins Peaslee, 1907 Simeon Van Trump Jester, 1908 George Gustavus Dilworth, 1908 Louis Russell Coffin, 1909 William Russell Tyler, 1910 Gurdeon Blodgett Jones, 1910 Raymond Keenan Denworth, 1911 Joseph Henry Willets, 1911 Charles Aaron Collins, 1912 William King Hoyt, 1912 J. Augustus Cadwallader, 1912 Washington Russell Green, 1913 A. Roy Ogden, 1914 Raymond T. Bye, 1914 Claude Corall Smith, 1914 Paul Miller Cuncannon, 1915 William Wesley Matson, 1915 Hugh Frederick Denworth, 1916 Edwin Augustus Tomlinson, 1916 P. Carl Shrode, 1916 Clarence Gates Myers, 1917 Harold Ainsworth, 1917 J. Clarence Lukens, 1917 William W. Tomlinson, 1917 Paul F. Gemmill, 1917 Lynn H. Bailey, 1917 Dean C. Widener, 1918 Detlev W. Bronk, 1919 William W. Hewett, 1919 Drew Pearson, 1919 Allin H. Pierce, 1919 Chapters LTniversity of Minnesota University of Iowa University of Michigan University of Wisconsin University of Illinois University of Nebraska University of Chicago Northwestern University Beloit College Brown University University of Colorado Columbia University Dartmouth College George Washington University Harvard University Indiana State University Iowa State University University of Kansas Deceased University of Missouri Ohio State University Albion College Knox College Ohio Wesleyan University University of Pennsylvania Syracuse University Llniversity of Texas University of Virginia Wesleyan University Williams College Yale University Cornell University Western Reserve University University of North Dakota Leland Stanford, Jr., University Carleton College Swr.rthmore College One Seventy-nine tm: Halcyo ill- OF 11911® Sigma Oau Founded at the University of Nebraska, February 24, 1904 Majors in Engineering who have displayed marked ability in scholarship are eligible at the end of their Junior or Senior years Faculty Members George F. Blessing George W. Lewis Lewis Fussell Charles Thatcher Alumni Member. William Penn Lukens, ' 13 W. Harry Gillam, ' 13 Harvey Vaughn Bressler, " 14 Milton H. Fussell, Jr., ' 15 F. Lawrence Pyle, ' 16 J. Siddons Neville, ' 16 1918 H. Freeman Barnes Louis N. Davis Ralph H. Heacock Lynn H. Bailey, ' 17 Richard L. Burdsall, ' 17 Randolph B. Harlan, ' 17 Adolph Korn, ' 17 Walter B. Lang, " 17 G. Donald Spackman, ' 17 19 19 Detlev W. Bronk Charles M. Howell Andrew Simpson Chapters University of Nebraska University of Iowa University of Pennsylvania University of South Dakota Kansas State Agricultural College Oregon State College Swarthmore College One Eighty Washington State College University of Illinois University of Colorado Pennsylvania State College University of Kansas University of Oklahoma tlortar !ftoar6 Founded February 20th, 19 18 The Honorary Society for Senior Women, whose purpose is the furthering of student responsibility toward the best interests of the College. The members are chosen with reference to leadership, scholarship and service to Swarthmore 19 18 Elizabeth Holbert Andrews Frances Laura Baird Emily Preston Buckman Helen Elizabeth Darlington Esther Fisher Holmes Dorothy Agnes Johnson Mary Lyndell Lukens Edith Wilson Mendenhall Esther Hewes Philips Mary Opal Robinson Sarah Taylor Rogers Mary Esther Snyder Eleanor Palmer Stabler Helen Elizabeth Wilson ipip Catharine Reading Belville Dorothy Drew Herrmann Isabel McKelvey Briggs Gladys Amanda Reichard Frances Baker Williams One Eighty-one TM; Malct ©F 119119 ftook arte Ifte? Senior Society Robert Sloss Blau Frederick Anthony Boughton Allison Griscom Cornog Frederick Stockham Donnelly Frank Otis Ewell Jess Halsted Samuel Robinson Ogden, Jr. Harry Arthur Olin William Joseph Reilly Edward Elijah White George Lloyd Wilson One Eighty-two One liighiy-thrde TIKI! Malcyo jni- ©FflS E 5 Judson Tupper Ballard Detlev Wulf Bronk Franklin Preston Buckman Edwin Tudor Gowdy Edwin Monroe Bush Frank Otis Ewell Franklin Sincoe Gillespie Arthur Thatcher Lukens James Howard Molloy Edmund Paul Smith One Eighty-four One Eighty-five e Plonks of $?e 3Mack (Lowl Ye Father Abbott Ye Prior Ye Chanter Ye Scribe Ye Seneschals Bob Blau Fred Donnelly Goose Nay - Irish Boughton Bill Reilly and Ike Myers Ye Monk of Ye Pilgrimages Ye Friar of Ye High Tabernacle Ye Friar of Ye Golden Bozvl - Dutch Yoder Stuge Corson Ally Cornog YE MONKS Bob Blau Irish Boughton Ally Cornog Stuge Corson Fred Donnelly Ralph Gawthrop Jess Johnson Ike Myers Goose Nay Bill Reilly Dutch Yoder Hoke Cleaver George Conahey Chick Eagan ye fria rs Frank Fetter Tench Francis Cliff Gillam Dave Klauder Chet Vanderbilt Charlie Wassmann One Eighty-six Oen H ' fungr? iDevils His Satanic Majesty Keeper of the Witches ' Hair Wielder of the Glowing Fork - Guardian of the Scarlet Robes Polisher of His Majesty ' s Horns Chief Stoker of the Hellish Inferno Frank Gillespie Bill Ridpath Red Ewell Allin Pierce - John Ogden Dean Widener Frank Gillespie Frank Buckman Eddie Carris Red Ewell Pop Gourley DEVILS John Ogden Allin Pierce Bill Ridpath Eddie Smith Tommy Tomlinson Dean Widener imps Duke Wilson Frank Heavnek Pard Larkin Fred Conway Bill Stow Andy Whitaker Jim Lukens Paul Chandler Ben Groff Bill Durbin One Eighty-seven o TIKI! O- ALCYO ' OF 119119 tBammalota Ikappa jgp m -f Gail Benjamin, ' 18 Geraldine M. Coy, ' 18 Helen E. Darlington, ' 18 Esther H. Philips, ' 18 Virginia Postlethwaite, ' 18 Margaret V. Willets, ' 18 Helen E. Wilson, ' 18 Ethel R. Young, ' 18 Catharine R. Belville, ' 19 Helen R. Biddle, " 19 Dorothy D. Herrmann, ' 19 Frances B. Williams, ' 19 Dorothy Young, ' 19 Frances Young, ' 19 Mary A. Campbell, ' 20 Marguerite Coles, ' 20 Charlotte N. Goette, ' 20 Frances Hause, ' 20 Lucy Lippincott, ' 20 Ida E. Meigs, ' 20 Hope Richardson, ' 20 M. Gertrude McCabe, j 20 Miriam Bailey, ' 21 Lorna B. Christie, ' 21 Katherine Donnelly, ' 21 Juliet Mace, ' 21 Caroline Philips, ' 21 Charlotte Speakman, ' 21 Eleanor Weber, ' 21 Janet Young, ' 21 One Eighty-eight AI JMta .Atpl)a Si ma Established 1896 D Dorothea Bell, ' 18 E Ruth Kistler, ' 18 L. Edith Mendenhall, ' 18 T Elizabeth Rulon Miller, ' 18 A Beatrice Kent Newcomer, ' 18 Katherine Virginia Price, ' 18 A Florence Shoemaker, ' 18 L Mary Alberta Thatcher, ' 18 P Catherine Wright, ' 18 H Esther Anne Newcomer, ' 19 A Eleanor Rae Runk, " 19 Mary Headley Vernam, ' 19 5 Dorothy Coffin, ' 20 Helen Conrad, ' 20 G Doris Maria Hays, ' 20 M Letitia Tyler McNeel, ' 20 A Helen Elizabeth Sigler, ' 20 One Eighty-nine One Ninety ORGANIZATIONS One Ninety-one TM1 Halct Allen ' s Student (Government Association First Semester EXECUTIVE BOARD President - Secretary Frederick Stockham Donnelly, ' 18 - Detlev Wulf Bronk, ' 19 Robert Sloss Blau, ' 18 Jess Halsted, ' 18 William Lincoln Ridpath, Jr., ' 19 Second Semester EXECUTIVE BOARD President Secretary Frederick Stockham Donnelly, ' 18 - Detlev Wulf Bronk, ' 19 Frank Otis Ewell, ' 18 Jess Halsted, ' 18 Allin Hugh Pierce, ' 19 One Ninety-tivo Somen ' s Student (Bovernment Association First Semester executive board President - - - Esther Philips, ' 18 Fice President - Catharine Belville, ' 19 Treasurer Josephine Griffiths, ' 19 Secretary - - - Lena Clark, ' 20 Esther Holmes, ' 18 Sarah Rogers, ' 18 Emily Buckman, ' 18 Gladys Reichard, ' 19 Mary Vernam, " 19 Second Semester executive board President ----- - Helen Darlington, ' 18 J ' ice President - Eleanor Runk, ' 19 Treasurer - - - - Charlotte Moore, ' 20 Secretary ----- . Hope Richardson, ' 20 Esther Holmes, ' 18 Esther Philips, ' 18 Helen Wilson, ' 18 Dorothy Herrmann, ' 19 Frances Williams, ' 19 One Ninety-three TIKI! Halcy© ' o- OF 119119 young tlen ' s Christian Association Organized September, 1910 President - Vice President Secretary-Treasurer OFFICERS Walter V Maule Jess Halsted Charles M. Howell CABINET Department of Meetings Department of Publicity Department of Booster Campaigns Department of Bible Study Department of Employment Detlev W. Bronk - Albert N. Nelson Robert S. Blau Frederick S. Donnelly Allin H Pierce Raymond K. Michener One Ninety-lour young Somen ' s (TfyrisUaa .Association. Founded February, 191 1 OFFICERS President - Vice President Treasurer - Secretary Annual Member Edith Mendenhall, ' 18 ■ Louise Waygood, ' 18 Mary I. Crosley, ' 19 Elizabeth Oehrle, ' 20 Esther Snyder, ' 18 Chairman of Advisory Committee Miss Henrietta J. Meeteer cabinet Chairman of Membership Committee - - - Louise Waygood, ' 18 Chairman of Social Service Committee - - Alice Fricke, ' 18 Chairman of Religious Meetings Committee Helen Darlington, ' 18 Chairman of Bible Study Committee - Mary Lukens, ' 18 Chairman of Social Committee - Catharine R. Bellville, ' 18 Chairman of Missionary Committee - - Elizabeth Stotsenburg, ' 19 Chairman of Finance Committee - - - Mary Crosley, ' 19 Chairman of Association News Committee - Elizabeth Oehrle, ' 20 One Ninety-five TME Halcyo: o ©F 11911 3 Somcrvilk Citerar? Society Founded 1871 Motto — " Suaviter in Modo, Fortiter in Re " President - Vice President Recording Secretary - Corresponding Secretary Treasurer - Librarian Senior Chairman Junior Chairman Sophomore Chairman Elizabeth H. Andrews Marian Ware - Marguerite Drew Mary Lukens Ruth Cross - Dorothy Lucas Opal Robinson - Frances Young Ida Meigs One Ninety-six Orje Uitter-CTollegiate (Tommunitv Service Association Founded November, 1904 President - Vice President Secretary - Treasurer Senior Elector - Junior Elector Sophomore Elector Eleanor P. Stabler, ' 18 Geraldine M. Coy, ' 18 Dorothy Young, ' 19 Gladys Pell, ' 20 Florence Cook, ' 18 Eleanor Atkinson, ' 19 Ida Meigs, ' 20 One Ninety-seven tm: Malcyo o- OFI19E9) Gamma Delta Nn Founded at Swarthmore College, April 4, 19 17 SENIORS ? " cf hi cccccc ip-? •3(%$ @m JUNIORS % " $! — - :ic %5-,m%¥) One Ninety-eight TH1 Ralcy OFIS)E9 Swartfymore ' sUfonor 3 oll CAPT. SAMUEL T. STEWART. ' 03 Swartnmore Man Longest in Service ARTILLERY Baker, Henry Fennimore, Ex- ' 19, Lieut., 2nd Coast Defense. Bew, Walter T., ex- ' 17, Field Artillery, Overseas. Cunningham, John F., ex- ' 20. Curtin, Ellsworth F., ' 16, First Lieut. Delaplaine, Roy VV., ' 12, Captain. Dowdy, Allen P., ' 17 Hodge, Sewell Webb, ' 16, Lieut. Holmes, George C, ex- ' 20, Corporal. Hunt, Philip W., ex- ' 20. Keller, J. Walter, ' 07, Captain. Linton, Ralph, ' 11. Lock, Roy L., ex- ' 18, Sergeant. Lukens, Arthur T., ex- ' 19. Marshall, William H., ex- ' 17. Mealy, John K., ex- ' 18. Michael, Carl F., ex- ' 20, Sergt. Perry, Horace M., ' 16. Pollock, Benjamin, ex- ' 16, Lieut. Shepherd, O. D., ex- ' 14. Smith, E. P., ex- ' 19. Stewart, S. T., ' 03, Captain. Stratton, Roland P., ex- ' 18. Taylor, T. Newbold, ex- ' 19. Voelker, Edward, ex- ' 19. Walters, Clinton E., ex- ' 20. Wickham, Otto, ex- ' ll, Lieut. Yarnall, Russell, ex- ' 20. Corporal. AVIATION Ainsworth, Harold, 17, Lieut. (Army) Albertson, Edwin Russell, ex- ' 19, (Army) Alderfer, Clement J., ' 17. (Army) Briggs, Harry S., ex- ' 16. (Army) Carpenter, Philip J., ' 13. (Naval) Chalmers, Alfred, ex- ' 20. (Army) Cornog, Isaac Clyde, ' 17. (Army) Corson, Ewing T., ' 18. (Naval) Dennis, Fred C, ' 16. (Army) Doyle, John, ex- ' 21. (Mechanic — Naval) Gilchrist, Claude F., ' 12, First Lieut. (Army) Gillespie. Franklin S., ex-19. (Army) Harlan, Randolph B., 16. (Engineers) Hoyt, Robert, ex- ' 09. First Lieut. (Army) Hoyt, William K., 12. (Army) Lang, Walter B„ 17. (Engineers) Laubach, Robert W., ex-18. (Army) Leslie, Conrad C, ex-17. (Naval) Lukens, William Penn, 13., Dept. Head. (Army) Mather, John J., ex- ' 21. (Mechanic — Army) LIEUT. LAURIE SEAMAN. ' 15 Tivo Hundred WHOM WE mUGUT TO HONOR Matson, J. Burnett, ex- ' ll. (Army) Murch, John Dvvight, ' 16. (Army) Myers, Clarence Gates, ' 17. (Army) Seaman, W. Laurie, ' 15., Lieut. (Army) Strong, Henry, ex- ' 18. (Naval) Weeks, Walter A., ex- ' 15. (Balloons) Whitaker, Andrew S.. ex- ' " 21. (Army) ENGINEERS Bailey, Lynn W., ' 17. Boughton, Frederick, ' 18, Reserve. Comley, Roy C, ' 17, Corporal. Coogan, John J., Jr., ex- ' 14, First Sergt. Crew, Roland H., ' 13. Dalton, Raymond J., ex- ' " 20. Evans, Henry Turner, ex- ' 19. Ewell, Frank O., ' 18, Reserve. Fairlamb, H. Gardiner, ex- ' 17, Corporal. Fussell, Milton W., ' 15, First Lieut. Holme, Harry D., ' 06 Howell, Charles, ' 19, Reserve. Hutchinson, Halbert C, ex- ' 19. Jackson, James J., Jr., ' 16. Jackson, Oakley E., ' 00, Captain. Lippincott, James J., ' 05, First Lieut. Matson, W. W., ' 15. Meredith, Edward R., ' 03, First Lieut. Mitchell, Foster V., ' 17. Sergeant. Morgan, Roland R., ' 17, Reserve. I.IKI ' T. II.Ml.MAX AGN ' EW, EX- ' l ' J LIEUT. JOHN R. SPROUL. ' 17 Murfit, Richard, ex- ' 12, First Lieut. Palmer, Edward Pennack, ' 06, Captain. Rogers, John Allyn, ex- ' 15, Sergeant. Wetherald, Stanley K., ' 15, Lieut. White, Edward E., ex- ' 17, Lieut. FRIENDS RECONSTRUCTION Burdsall, E. Morris, ' 17. Burdsall, Richard Lloyd, ' 17. Coale, Edith, ' 02, Nurse. Collins, Byron S., ' 15. Hayes, Waldo, ex- ' 18. Holmes, Jesse, Jr., ex- ' 21. Hough, Israel Ely, ex- ' 20. Howell, Folger, ' 13. McDowell, Carlton, ' 09. Price, W. W., ' 12. Smith, Walter Eugene, ' 17. Stephens, D. Owen, ex- ' 15. INFANTRY Agnew, Harman P., ex- ' 19. First Lieut. Albertson, A. Remus, ex- ' ]0. Ames, James Wilson, ' 17, Sergeant. Arnold, James P., ex- ' 19, First Lieut. Berry, Paul, ex- ' 18, Lieut. Blackburn, Russell, ' 1(1 Blake, J. Murdock, ex- ' 19, Sergeant. Briggs, Leon W., ' 17. Two Hundred One TIKI! ALCY0 ©FH9H9 LIEUT. MARC P. D0WDELL, ' 17 Brown, John T., ex- ' 19, Cadet. Cavin, Edward H., ' 09. Clement. John F., ex- ' 18. Cornog, Elwood C, ' 17, Lieut. Carson, George C, ' 10. Craig, George A., ex- ' 16, Sergeant. Crews, Robert A., ' 11, Lieut. Dowdell, Marcus P., ' 17, Lieut. Garwood, Justice P., ex- ' 14, First Lieut. Gilmore, J. C, ex- ' ll, First Lieut. Goehring, Rudolph, ex- ? 13. Hackman, Robert W, ' 13. Henderson, Leon, ex- ' 18. Lieut. Hird, James P., ex- ' 16, First Lieut. Lucas, Edwin A., ' 14, First Lieut. Lukens, Walter Lee, ' 12, Lieut. Melick, James, ' 16, First Lieut. Monaghan, J., 13. Nabb, Malvin J., ex- ' 19, Lieut. Neville, Joseph S., ' 16 Oppenlander, George, ex- ' lfi. Passmore, James, ex- ' 18, Lieut. Pettit, A. Russell, ' 17. Pettit, O. Howard, ex- ' 17. Powell, William, ex- ' 21. Price, Rex, ex- ' 16, Lieut. Rhoades, Alfred L., ' 06, First Lieut. Roberts, Harold S., ' 12. Sherred, Norman, ' 15, Lieut. Sproul, John R., ' 17, Lieut. Tarele, Newton F., ' 13, First Lieut. Taylor, Thomas R., 12. Terradell, Russell L, ex- ' 19 Terrell, Frederick B.. ex- ' 05, Major. Timmis, W. Walter, ' 17, Lieut. Tyler, Frank Weaver, ' 88. Waleen, Sealey Arthur, ex- ' 0 ' 2, First Lieut. Wetter, Charles H., ' 09, Lieut. MARINES Dillingham, William Henry, ' 16, Sergt. Duffy, Chester Clyde, ex- ' 19. Farley, Walter S., ex- ' 15. Voorhees, Lloyd, ex- ' 19. Zane, Randolph T., ' 09, Major. MEDICAL Ainsworth, Marcus Pritchard, ex- ' 20. Baldwin, Bird T., ' 00, Major. Baum, Richard T., ex- ' 09. Blackburn, Albert E., ex- ' 95. Brinton, Jervis, ex- ' 16, Reserve. Brooke, Richard, ex- ' 17. Buckman, Franklin P., ex-T9 Crewitt, John A., Jr., ex- ' lO. Durbin, William Holmes, ex- ' 21. End, George K., ex- ' 17, First Lieut. Evans, C. Earle, ex- ' 16. Ferguson, Donald R., ' 12, First Lieut. Hartung, Francis C, ex- ' 17, Reserve. Hartwell, Ralf L., ex- ' 20. Hodge, Richard G., ex- ' 19. Jenkins, Dudiev A.. cx- ' 17. Johnson, John W., ex- ' lO. Jones, Alden B., ' 13. Lowder, Franklin, ex- ' 16. Mann, Arthur H., 15. Martin, Edward, ' 78, Major. LIEUT. DONALD i-EEGTJSON, ' 12 Two Hundred Two Wl WE PELIOMT TO HOMOR Melick, Joel, ' 14. Reserve. Munce, G. Gordon, ex- ' 18, Corporal. Myers, Charles L. R., Jr., ex- ' 19. Nunez, Robert F., ex-T6. Ogden, S. Robinson, ex- ' 18. Ray, Harold E., ' 09, First Lieut. Sands, Joseph E., ' 17, Reserve. Shemeley, William G. ex- ' 09, First Lieut. Sheppard, Daniel M., ex- ' 18. Stockton, Max R„ ex- ' 14. Straub, Ralph S., ' 09. Taylor, John G., ' 15 Trevilla, Thomas H., ex- ' 12, First Lieut. Twining, H. Earl, ' 15, Reserve. Wheatley, Earl R., ex- ' 20. Wright, Ralph M., ex- ' 18. Zerega, John W., ex- ' 18. NAVY Berry, Homer, ex- ' 19. Blake, Gilson, ' 15, Ensign. Bressler, Harper, 14, Junior Lieut. Bunting, George, ex- ' 19. Gawthrop, Harold R., ex- ' 15. Graham, Malcolm Sague, ' 16, C. P. O. Henry, Russell A., ex- ' ll, Lieut. Higgins, Robert B., ex- ' 80, Captain. Johnson, Jesse Gearing, ex- ' 20. Lippincott, Robert C, ex- ' 17. Luckie, Edward Boyd, ex- ' 12. Pennock, Stanley R., ex- ' 16. Perkins, E. R., ex- ' ll. Schoew, Frederick W., ex- ' 19. FLYING CADET I ' llll.ir CARPENTER, ' 13 SERGT. CLINTON WALTERS, Ex- ' 2(i Snyder, Charles A., ex-18. Tisdale, A. V., ex- ' 15, Ensign. Tomlinson, W. W., ' 17, C P. O. Van Cott, George H., ' 09, Ensign. Vernon, Ralph, ex- ' 13. Wall, C. Rex, ' 14. Weaver, Warren W., ' 13. Zeitlin, Robert Norris, ex- ' 21. ORDNANCE Baker, Albert B., ex- ' 13, F ' irst Lieut. Barnard, Boyd T., ' 17. Barnard, Elliott M., ' 14 . Blackwell, Charles, ex- ' lli. Boyd, Fisher L., Captain. Cameron, Warren M., ex- ' 17. Carr, Robert, ex- ' 20. Clime, Benjamin S., ' 1(5. Denworth, Raymond K., ' 11, Captain. Eey, Leslie H., ' 16, Sergeant. Farquhar, R. B., ' 00. Ferris, John P., ex- ' 19. Gaskill, Joseph Franklin, ' 10, Captain. Gatchell, Earl, ' 14, First Lieut. Gillam, William H., ' 13, First Lieut. Halsted, Jess, ex- ' 18. Hines, William D., ex- ' O 5 , Captain. Hunter, Earle W., ' 15, Lieut. Kelley, William, ex- ' 19, Lieut. McCabe, Thomas B., ' 15. First Lieut. Maule, Walter W., ex- ' 18. Mendelsohn, Louis, ' 15. Mitchell, James E., ' 12, Sergeant. Myrick, Prentiss A., ' 11. Oi.in, Harry A., ex- ' 18, Lieut. Two Hundred Three TM1 Malct ©F 19119 LIEUT. THOMAS McCABE, ' 15 Peaslee, Amos J., ' 07, Captain. Perkins, T. H. Dudley, ' 06, Captain. Pyle, F. Lawrence, ' 16. Reid, John S., ' 13, First Lieut. Riffert, John S., ' 16, Sergeant. Rogers, Clayton Taylor, ' 15, Sergeant. Smith, Harold L., ' 17, First Lieut. Snyder, James Russell, ' 13. Lieut. Spackman, G. Donald, ' 17, Lieut. Stickney, David John, ex- ' 18. Taylor, Robert M., ex- ' 19, Sergeant. Webb, W. Caldwell, ex- ' 16. Williams, John S.. ' 15, Sergeant. Worth, William A., ' 14, Lieut. QUARTERMASTER Abele, Richard Peter, ex- ' ll, Captain. Bell, John Wesley - , ' 17. D ' Olier, Frank W„ ' 07, First Lieut. Doyle, Thomas H., ' 16, Lieut. Linton, William H., ' 05. Dept. Head. Lukens, Samuel C, ex- ' 17. Seligman, James L., ' 88, Major. Smith, W. Dulty, ex- ' 05, Major. Tomlinson, Edwin A., ' 16, Sergeant. SIGNAL CORPS Berry, William M., ' 15. Gilkyson, T. Walter, ' 01, First Lieut. Marr, Harold, ex-T8. Osmond, Charles H. Rath, Morris Charles, ex- ' ll. Rush, John, ' 13. Stites, Harry J., ' 15, Sergeant. Stites, Joseph Durbin, ' 13. Stone, James A., ' 10, Lieut. Visniskki, Guy T., ex- ' 98, Lieut. Watson, James A., ' 11. NON-MILITARY Alford, Newell G., ' 09. Baker, Ralph J., ' 07. Bronk, Detlev W„ ex- ' 19. Denworth, Hugh F., ' 16. Gemmill, Paul F., ' 17. Ginsburg, Myer, ' 14. Hall, Gilbert L., ' 99. Hall, T. H., ' 11. Hoot, Henry I., ex- ' 19. Jenkins, Willis L., ' 10. Lewis, Lydia Cooper, ' 16 Lincoln, Egbert P., ' 95. Lukens, J. Clarence, ' 17. Mendenhall, J. Horace, ex- ' 20. Morgan, E. Tasso, ' 17. Palmer, A. Mitchell, ' 91. Peirce, Marian Virginia, ' 03 Porterfield, Helen H., 09. Robinson, Louis N., ' 95. Shidle, Norman G., ' 17. Shoemaker, William M., ' 17. Smith, Thomas A., ' 01. Tylor, W. Russell, ' 11. Tyson, Chester J., ex- ' OO. Van Syckel, James S., ex-13. Willets, J. H., ' 11 RUSSELL YAIiNALL, Winner of tlie War Tivo Hundred Four Two Hundred Five Lieutenant Harry Own, ' 18. Varsity Football Team. Varsity Basketball Team. Varsity Track Team. President Athletic Association. Editor of Phoenix. Book and Key. Ye Monks. Sergeant D. J. Stickney, ' 18. Manager of Tennis Team. Manager of Soccer Team. President of Senior Class. William Waldo Hayes, ' 18. Manager of Basketball Team. John K. Mealey, ' 18. Varsity Football Team. Varsity Lacrosse Team. S. Robinson Ogden, ' 18. Captain Lacrosse Team. Manager of Football Team. Book and Key. Ye Monks. John P. Ferris, ' 19. Varsity Lacrosse Team. Halcyon Staff. Lieutenant H. Fenimore Baker. Varsity Football Team. Varsity Lacrosse Team. Varsity Baseball Team. Basketball Team. T. H. D. Lieutenant Leon Henderson, ' 18. Varsity Baseball Team. Varsity Basketball Team. Roland P. Stratton, ' 18. Varsity Football Team. Varsity Lacrosse Team. Captain of Soccer Team. Ye Monks. Edward E. White, ' IS. Book and Key. Captain of Baseball Team. T. H. D. Franklin P. Buckman, ' 19. Vice President Athletic Association. Varsity Soccer Team. Varsity Lacrosse Team. T. H. D. Two Hundred Six TUT TM! ini- ALCY© ' OF 119119 Swartfymore College .Athletic Association Organized November 14, 1877 Motto — " Mens sana in corpore sano " OFFICERS 1917-1918 President - J Ice President Secretary ■ Treasurer Graduate Manager Robert S. Blau Franklin M. Buckman David M. Bodine Frederick A. Boughton Samuel C. Palmer athletic council President A. A. Treasurer A. A. Physical Director Graduate Manager Football Captain - Basketball Captain Lacrosse Captain - Baseball Captain Track Captain Football Manager Basketball Manager Lacrosse Manager Baseball Manager Track Manager Szvimming Manager Soccer Manager Assistant Football Manager - Assistant Basketball Manager Assistant Lacrosse Manager - Assistant Baseball Manager Assistant Track Manager Robert S. Blau Frederick A. Boughton E. LeRoy Mercer - Samuel C. Palmer Allison G. Cornog Frederick S. Donnelly Andrew Simpson - Edward C Carris Ewing T. Corson - Detlev W. Bronk Frank O. Ewell David M. Bodine Judson T. Ballard Pusey B Heald - T. Rowe Price Andrew Simpson Edmund P. Smith - Edward C. Carris Norris C. Barnard Harold S. Webster - Edwin M. Bush swarthmore college athletic committee Representing the Alumni Representing the Faculty Charles C. Miller, Chairman T. Ft. Dudley Perkins John A. Miller E. LeRoy Mercer Samuel C. Palmer Representing the Athletic Association — Robert S. Blau Two Hundred Eight Two Hundred Nine Hi " — THE 1917 FOOTBALL TEAM Ob 1917 Tootball Oeam Captain - - Allison G. Cornog Manager - Detlev W. Bronk Coach E. LeRoy Mercer Assistant Manager - - Edmund P. Smith Assistant Coach - Myron E. Fuller THE TEAM Guard Allen I. Myers Guard - William L. Ridpath, Jr. Tackle - Frank R. Heavner, Jr. Tackle - Charles P. Larkin Fullback - - - Allison G. Cornog Quarter Milton R. AVestcott Halfback - William H. Stow Halfback - William H. Durbin Center A. Frank Fitts End - Charles M. Howell End - - Franklin S Gillespie substitutes J. Frederick Conway Andrew S. Whitaker Paul W. Chandler Alan C. Valentine Dean C. Widener William M. Harvey James W. Lukens Charles H. Lungren, Jr. Arthur W. Gardiner Tzvo Hundred Ten ATHLETIC ' -A.il? " (Tornog Much has been written and said in the past of the career of Allison G. Cornog as a Swarthmore Athlete but it would be unfair to write a resume of the football season of 19 17 without including the part played in its suc- cesses by the captain of the team. That part was LEADERSHIP. Cornog ' s leadership can be expressed in two words, character and ability. Char- acter, expressed in moral uprightness, honesty to self and friends, unselfish comradeship, lack of conceit, and loyalty to Swarthmore, added strength to his captaincy. Ability, though a quality in itself is akin to character in a broad sense. The ability of Captain Cornog is well known to everyone. His four years of varsity playing were marked by a gradual mastery of the tactics of the game. His fourth year, when necessity forced him to a greater excellence, he met the situa- tion and carried his teammates along by creating a pace which stood as an ideal of perfection in football. Many times during the season when reverses seemed sure he gathered his reserve forces together and demanded results, his team responded and results came. His constancy in practice, his determination and courage in emergencies, were factors which lead his team to many victories. Cornog was willing to give and take, he realized that individual effort without team play was futile. Whatever his duty on offense or defense, he worked conscientiously, imbued with this central idea. He admitted his mistakes cheerfully only to respond with renewed effort and greater accomplishment. Thus Swarthmore ' s 1917 football captain commanded the respect and sup- port of his men and finished his career by placing his name on the honor roll of his ALMA MATER. CAI T. ALLISON G. CORNOG, ' 18 Two Eleven T1HI! Halcto: OF 119119 o )z 1917 Oeam By Coach Roy Mercer Following the recommendations of the United States Government Authori- ties and the National Collegiate Athletic Association, Swarthmore College decided to continue athletic sports in a normal way during the period of the war. regardless of the strength of the various teams. The marked exodus of men during the spring of nineteen seventeen left us with a decided deficit of veteran material for the teams of the ensuing year. With such a deficit, but with a large and strong freshman class, the football season of the fall of nineteen seventeen was ushered in. Beginning with a nucleus of five men of previous experience in football at Swarthmore, three of whom were varsity men of the year before, possi- bilities for a strong team looked doubtful. Two defeats, one from Bucknell and the other from the University of Pennsylvania, were accepted pessimistically by many, but most optimistically by the coaches and players. In that period of defeat, the individual ability of the men was greater than expected ; spirit was wholesome, with every man striving to so adjust himself to the efforts of his teammates that success might eventuallv come. Before a month of practice had passed, freshmen and upper classmen alike had grasped the necessary requirements for success in football, co-operative effort and discipline. The one thing that impressed the coaches most of all was the seriousness of the men in trying to assimilate the necessarily hurried teaching. At all times, however, a good-natured comradeship reigned. Natural ability, there was in great plenty, but the success of the team, after the constructive period had passed, was the result of harmony, expressed in constant response to leadership and in co-operation, stimulated by courage, determination and real Swarthmore Spirit. To say that the 191 7 team was the best in Swarthmore ' s history, might or might not be exaggeration, but one fact remains, this group of men has the distinction of achieving the results most worth while, winning of games, yes, but greater still, the mastery of the game itself, the sportsman " s keen joy of clean competition with the consequent wholesome benefits and the satisfac- tion of having contributed to a bright page in Swarthmore ' s athletic history. Two Twelve Athletic. 1917 FOOTBALL SQUAD Football Review The Garnet football team of 191 7 was a strenuously husky war baby. War baby? Yes; for the war so drained Swarthmore ' s athletic material that there were only three veterans back on the team, and of the sixteen men to win their letters, ten were freshmen. But in spite of these conditions the team made a record that has never been equalled by the Little Quaker gridiron gladiators. When the old bell finally stopped tolling the victory over Haver- ford, the season ' s record showed 238 points to our credit and but 40 to our opponents. These points had been gleaned with true Quaker economy from six consecutive victories and only two defeats. The two defeats came as the season ' s openers, and that is significant. They were earned by a team absolutely new to college football. Tbev acted as a prick to spur on a determined and fighting " eleven, and were not the result of swollen self opinions. Two weeks ' training under Coach Mercer proved that Ally Cornog ' s eleven would have a large Freshman personnel. And so it was that when the team in- vaded Lewisburg for the initial clash with Bucknell, there was a preponderance of green material in the line-up. But that fighting Swarthmore spirit had already got- ten hold of the recruits, and they mowed down their opponents ' defense so well that they had the game " cinched " when the crowd of spectators started to break up. One well placed forward and two misdirected ones quickly turned the tables. The Pennsylvania game was a revelation of future Garnet strength. The final score showed no victory for the little Quakers, but their playing throughout the battle was hard and steady and gave the men such confidence 7 ' n ' a Thirteen CAPT.-ELECT HJDPATIJ. ' 10 o TO! HALCYO ©F 11 9119 FIRST KICK-OFF ON KWARTHMORE FIELD A niAKci: AT I ' .OY DEAN FIRST TOUCHDOWN ON SWARTHMORE FIELD Tzvo Fourteen Athlete . , - FRANK GILLESPIE, ' 10 FRANK F1TTS, ' SI that the impetus carried them through the remainder of the season without a defeat. It is no mean job for a team of many freshmen to fight against such veterans as Bert Bell, Heinie Miller. Benny Lurch, Howard Berry, Wray, and Quigley. Ally Cornog ' s men did it, however, and did it so well that after a single touchdown early in the game, the Red and Blue machine was unable to forge its way across the Swarthmore line. It was no " moral victory, " but it was a gallant fight, and had Dame Fortune graced us a trifle more — and yet, why speculate on the past? Ever since Swarthmore Field had been but a child in the minds of Swarth- moreans, there had been much worry as to the color of the wine that would IWIMi LAEKIN, ' 21 DEAN WIDEN10H, ' 18 Two Fiji ecu TIKI! Halcyo OF 119119 SWARTHMORE STANDS BETWEEN HALVES Tivo Sixteen ATHLETIC ' ; i- BILL DURBIN, ' 21 CAP HOWELL, ' 19 be used at the christening " . The Gettysburg game cleaned up these doubts, and after it was over the new field was drip- ping with the Garnet of a 17-0 victory. Just as the dragons of old used to roar for more blood after their first taste, so it was with Swarthmore field. 17-0 satisfied for her first meal ; 46-0 was scarcely enough when Franklin and Marshall appeared at her den. Two touchdowns and two field goals by Cornog, and a touchdown by Gillespie, gave Swarthmore the high side of a 28-7 victory over Hopkins on the follow- ing Saturday. The new field ' s thirst for blood continued to grow and the members of the team loyally strove to satisfy it. Consequently, their next victim, Lafayette, suffered defeat in a 56-0 style; a defeat, however, that was easily smoothed over with a dance at the Inn. Delaware had been chosen as an entree for Haverford, because they were not considered very formidable. In fact, the confidence of the little Quakers ran so high that they were unable to score during almost the entire first half. Again a bad start served as a spur, and they romped through the second half for twenty- seven points, while Delaware remained scoreless. The new field had been well fed during the fall, but the ravenous appetite of a dragon must have desert as well as that of a mortal. And so Haver- ford journeyed to Swarthmore not confident of victory, not backed by a large mass of root- ers, but hoping, hoping, hoping. From the start Mike Bennett ' s e and Black fighters did their best to stand up against Two Seventeen CUCK TAVI.OK, ' 19 RUNNY RARNARI), ' 19 © jJSWARTHMORE FIELD a I V 7 93 .V ; Li -•- i f a tf,.i •» d d t 1, , 1 1 1 fir B SL. ' !Ws Tzvo Eighteen ATHLETIC ' BETWEEN QUARTERS the Garnet players. They even went so far as to claim a touch- down in the early part of the game. But weight, ability, and confidence were against them, and the once memorable clash ended in the second worst defeat ever administered to Haverford — 57-7. October October October October November November November November 13- 20- 27- 3 " 10- 17- 24- 3 esults of tl)£ Schedule Bucknell at Lewisburg -Pennsylvania at Philadelphia -Gettysburg at Swarthmore -Franklin and Marshall at Swarthmore -Johns Hopkins at Baltimore -Lafayette at Swarthmore -Delaware at Newark -Haverford at Swarthmore - Totals C " CORNOG ' 111 s. Opp. 7 16 10 17 46 28 7 56 27 57 7 238 40 4 ' I • AT DELAWARE Two Nineteen STRETCHING A SCRIMMAGE Seating Dfaverfor Two Twenty Two Twenly-one tm: Halcto o- OF II 9119 ; 1918 BASKETBALL TEAM Obe 191$ basketball Oeam Captain - . Frederick S. Donnelly Manager - Frank Otis Ewell Coach - - Joseph Fogarty Assistant Manager - - Edward C. Carris THE TEAM Forward George W. Place Forward - - Clarence H. Yoder Center - William H. Stow Guard - Fred S. Donnelly (Capt.) Guard - - Charles P. Larkin Substitute - John M. Ogden Two Twenty-two ATHLETIC ' basketball Review The basketball season of 191 7-18 was one of tips and downs. We got away to a bad start, then came back with a vengeance, only to slip again in the last game. Given an equal break with Mr. Jinx and the team would have come near to a spotless record. So our alibi is, and it is a good one, that sickness and injury lost us our five games. To start the season, both Yoder and Cap- tain Donnelly were laid up, and then the final game with Lehigh was played by five men in the grip of severe colds. The seven victories easily overshadow the five defeats, and it can safely be said that the season was a success. Arm} ' was taken into camp for the eighth time in ten years and Lafayette ' s best team was snowed under an avalanche of field goals. Our victories were all clean cut. with the best team winning. Too much credit cannot be given to Coach Joe Fogartv. He developed a team play that has not been equaled by a Swarthmore team of recent years, and he taught the men more real basketball than they ever knew ex- isted before this sea- son. He made good basketball players out of several not too promising Freshmen, and he has left a nucleus for next year ' s team that s h o w s promise for developing i n t o a champion outfit. Yo- der played a strong g a m e at forward, and the three Fresh- men, Stow, Larkin, Two Twenty-three CAPT. DONNELLY, ' 18 CAPT.-ELECT YTODEU JOHN 00 DEN. ' 10 TIKI! Halcto: OF 19119 and Place, all developed into good, hard players. The team was not a team of individual stars but a machine that worked together in good shape. Instead of one or two men standing out unusually prominent in the scoring, as in for- mer years, all five men contributed their share. Captain Bodine bad a fast scrub aggregation, and many of his men will return to College to fill up any gaps in the varsity. Included in these men are : Ogden, Howell, Valentine, Kemp, Benjamin, Groff, and Brown. With all these men and Coach Fogarty back on the job, the prospects for next year are unusually bright. RESULTS OF THE SCHEDULE January 12 — U. S. Naval Academy at Annapolis January 19 — U. S. A. A. C. at Allentown January 26 — U. S. M. C. at Swarthmore February 2 — Pennsylvania at Philadelphia - February 8 — ' Lebanon Valley at Swarthmore . - February IS — Lafayette at Swarthmore February 16 — Carnegie Tech. at Swarthmore February 20 — U. S. Military Academy at West Point February 20 — Dartmouth at Swarthmore February 27 — Delaware at Newark March 2 — New York University at New York March 6 — Lehigh at South Bethlehem s. Opp 16 32 21 22 30 35 19 22 38 35 33 29 37 18 33 27 43 17 25 19 29 17 26 31 350 304 BILL STOW, ' 21 PAED LAHKIN, ' 21 GEORGE PEACE. ' 21 Two Twenty-four Two Twenty-five o TIKI! JHIALCYO ' ©F)i9a9 FEED BOtTGHTON. ' 18 JOHN OGIlF.N. ' 19 ALLY COHNOG, ' IS Ol)e 1917 baseball Oeam Captain - - Edward E White Manager - - Walter E. Smith Assistant Manager - Jess Halsted Coach - F. L. Bettger Pitcher - John Ogden Pitcher - - Ellwood Cornog Pitcher - - J. Wilson Ames Catcher - - Edward C arris First Base - - - John R. Sproul Second Base - - Allison G. Cornog Third Base - - Edward White Shortstop - - Frank O. Ewell Right field - Leon Henderson Center Field - - C. Paul Nay Left Field - - Fred A. Boughton Substitute Pitcher - Harry Wigmore Substitute Inhclder - - Clem Aldefer Two Twenty-six ATHLETIC ' baseball Review The 191 7 team did its spring training on the front campus and at that got in more real work than the 19 16 team, which went on a spring trip and did not play a single game on account of rain. Then the 191 7 team could take no risks on the weather for they had to dedicate the new Alumni Field and they did it with a vengeance. Captain White had a seasoned team behind him. With Cariss on the receiving end and Ogden, C. Cornog, Ames, and Wigmore on the hurling mound the batteries presented no problem at all. Ewell at shortstop was the only new man in the infield. The bases were filled by veterans Sproul, A. Cornog, and Captain White. The outfield presented the greatest problem. All last year ' s " gardeners " had graduated. However, Henderson, Nay, and Boughton pulled down everything that came their way and the loss of the veterans was hardly felt. The season on a whole was highly successful. All the games were won with the exception of the three with Penn and the 1 to 1 tie of 15 innings with the University of Pittsburg. Ellwood Cornog pitched the whole 15 innings. The game was called to allow our team to catch the train to play Penn in the afternoon and Cornog to go to Plattsburg to begin his training for a commission in the army. It was a wonderful game and a wonderful 1018 CAPT. CAKKIS, ' 1» CAP iloUXI.I., ' IS TAUL NAY, ' 18 Two Twenty-seven I ' .II.L JUDI ' ATII, ' 111 in! TIME ALCYO OF £9119 ending ' of Cornog ' s col- lege career. At the end of the season several of the most important games were cancelled on account of war conditions, but even with these setbacks the team had a fine season and has left an enviable record for the next year ' s team to excell. " WOULD BE ' S " 1917 baseball Sd)e ute April S — Cornell at Home - - April 7 — University of Penn. at Philadelphia - April 9 — New York University at New York April 14 — Rutgers at New Brunswick April 18 — Lehigh at South Bethlehem April 21 — Navy at Annapolis April 25 — Lafayette at Swarthmore April 28 — Dickinson at Swarthmore May 2 — Dickinson at Carlisle May 12 — University of Pittsburg at Swarthmore (IS innings, morning) May 12 — University of Penna. at Philadelphia (afternoon) May 16 — University of Penna. at Swarthmore May 19 — University of Michigan at Swarthmore May 23 — University of Penna. at Philadelphia May 30 — Leland Stanford at Swarthmore - June 9 — Rutgers at Swarthmore (Alumni Day) s. Opp Rain 1 2 Cancelled 5 3 5 3 Cancelled 6 3 8 9 5 1 1 1 1 5 2 Cancelled Rain Cancelled Ca ncelled , EJP8 FIRST BALL PITCHED ON ALUMNI FIELD Two Twenty-eight Two Twenty-nine TM! Halcyo: OF 1 9119 P.OB OGDEN, ' 18 GORDON MUNCE, ' 18 BENNY BARNARD, ' 19 1917 lacrosse Captain Walter B. Lang Manager - . Boyd T. Barnard Assistant Manager David M. Bodine Coach - - - - Walter Farley THE TEAM Goal - - Andrew Simpson In Home - Franklin Buckman Out Home - William Moore First Attack Fred Gutelius Second Attack - John K. Mealy Third Attack S. Robinson Ogden Center - - - - Drew Pearson Third Defense - - - - Fred Donnelly Second Defense Richard Burdsall First Defense - Clifford Gillam Cover Point - - Gordon Munce Point - - Roland Stratton Two Thirty AVTHLETIC Cacrosse Review of 1917 The IQ 1 7 lacrosse team started its season with wonderful prospects. Coach Farley had a nucleus of nine veterans, all of whom knew the game as he had taught it. There was a wealth of ma- terial from all four classes, and the followers of the game predicted another championship Garnet team. The season opened with the Mt. Washington Club, one of the best teams in America ; but Swarthmore came home with a 2-2 score, and with victory in her heart. The self-confidence gained in the first game carried the team through the next week and they went to Philadelphia determined to defeat Penn- sylvani a. In that game the Garnet play was much su- perior to that of 1917— CAPT. LANG. ' 17 1918 CAPT. SIMPSON, ' 111 Pennsylvania and thcfirst half ended with Swarthmore in the lead by two goals. Then the first jinx hit the team. A heavy downpour of rain turned Franklin Field into a sea of mud. The Penn team came out smiling and wearing cleated shoes, and then proceeded to run circles around mired Swarthmore. After the Penn game the real jinx came. Captain Lang was forced to drop out due to a strained heart. Several varsity men left to enter national service. During the rest of the season the team played hard and aggressive lacrosse. Lehigh ' s play was superior, but the Garnet team de- feated State, Stevens, and the strong Alumni aggregation. Tivo Thirty-one TM! Malcyo mi- OF 11919 Practically ever} ' member of last year ' s squad has graduated or has entered national service. Dr. Mercer, who has coached this spring, was forced to build his team from five letter men and a large but inexperienced squad of freshmen. RESULTS OF THE SCHEDULE Mt. Washington Club Penn State - University of Pennsylvania Lehigh University of Pennsylvania Stevens Alumni p. 2 Oro 2 4 2 2 8 6 1 2 2- 1 7 2 18 23 DOC TRICE, ' 19 KAY MICHENER, ' 10 Tzvo Thirty-two IRACK Two Thirty-three Ol)e 1917 OracK Season Captain Manager - Assistant Manag er Coach Grannis C. Bonner William YV. Tomlinson - Pusey B. Heald Dr. E. LeRoy Mercer RESULTS OF THE SCHEDULE May 5 — Rutgers at New Brunswick May 12 — Lehigh at Swarthmore May 19 — Middle States Intercollegiates At South Bethlehem First. Lehigh - Second. N. Y. U. Third. Swarthmore May 26 — Delaware at Swarthmore s. Opp 69 5i - 5 1 61 3 29 25i - 78 66 198 178 Tzvo Thirty-four ATHLETIC ' Review of OracK The cinder path athletes of the spring of 1917 have been fittingly designated as " Bon- ner ' s Banner Track Team. " The season, such as it was, was quite successful in that the Swarthmore men carried the Garnet banner tri- umphant over the field of two of the three dual meets, and placed in the Intercollegiates. It was some time after the " On your marks ' - had sounded before the team was ready for the pistol fire that meant " Go. " Numerous difficul- ties were encountered in getting under way. It . was necessary for all the early practice to be held on the Prep School track, due to the delay in finishing the new field. Then two untimely setbacks came to Manager Tomlinson when Johns Hopkins and Haverford cancelled the meets they had contracted with the Garnet team. 1917— CAPT. BONNER, ' 17 M lh CAPT. CORSON, ' 18 Two Thirty-five 1918— MANAGER I-IKALD, ' 18 PI TME ALCYO OTl9t 9 The first encounter was in the Perm Relays, April 28, when the name of Hoot was made synonymous with Swarthmore in track. Henry placed fourth in the pentathlon, capturing two second places and a third. Norman Shidle set a record for meteoric athletic careers when he came out of his shell in the Rutgers meet, the first dual encounter, captured two first places and a second, totalled thirteen points, and secured his letter, all in one meet. We came home from New Brunswick victorious that clay, thanks to Shidle and to Captain Bonner, who won the quarter and the 220-yard clash in his usual fast style. When straw hats came into vogue, Swarthmore went out. Lehigh came down that day and beat us by ten points in the initial college meet on the new track. A week later, when Easton was the scene of the Middle States Inter- collegiates, Corson was the highest point scorer of the Swarthmore delegation, which, when the truth is told, performed none too creditably. Swarthmore ' s second and last win was from Delaware, a pipe victory. Bonner ' s ballad when sung over the 19 17 season features our Captain as a star, not a variable, either. He won his two long-suit events in all three dual meets, the 220-yard dash and the quarter-mile. ' Twas, then, a banner season. V ED SMITH. ' 19 OSBORNE QUAYLE, ' 19 ALLIN PIERCE, ' 19 Two Thirty-six 1918 SWIMMING TEAM Coach Captain Manager 0 )z Varsity Swimming Oeam Raymond Uhl Gilbert Tomlinson T. Rowe Price Gilbert E. Tomlinson Francis A. Jenkins Raymond Uhl T. Sherman McAllister Howard Jenkins SUMMARY OF POINTS SCORED (Twenty points are necessary for a varsity insignia) 17 C. Scott Woodside - 17 Howard Atkinson - 12 Charles Wassman 8 Andrew R. Pearson 7 George Conahey Review of Swimming Swimming which has lately become one of Swarthmore ' s strong minor sports, continued to gain new strength this year. Last year ' s high point scorers, Capt. Tomlinson, and Francis Jenkins were back in college, who, with the addition of Freshman Raymond Uhl, the school boy champion, proved a tower of strength envied by the best aquatic teams. The loss of last year ' s captain, Marc Dowdell, was felt greatly in the plunge at the beginning of the season, but later on the handicap was overcome by McAllister and Conahey who developed to the point where they could take most of the points in the meets. During the season the relay record was broken twice : First, the team, composed of At- kinson, H. Jenkins, F. Jenkins and Uhl, lowered the time from 1.57 to 1.56 in the ' Johns Hop- kins meet; later, in the Columbia meet, the team composed of H. Jenkins, F. Jenkins, Atkin- son and Capt. Tomlinson, further lowered the time to I.00V5 at which it now stands. RESULTS OF THE SCHEDULE S. Opp. Jan. 12 — Johns Hopkins at Swarthmore - - 45 17 Feb. 8— Rutgers at New Brunswick - Canceled Feb. 13— West Branch Y. M. C. A. at Philadelphia - 44 Feb. 23— Mercersburg Academy at Mercersburg - - Canceled Mar. 16 — Columbia at Swarthmore - - 28 25 Tivo, Thirty-eight Athletic THE SOCCER TEAM Soccer At the opening of college last fall the soccer situation was very favorable. Arrangements had been made to enter the Pennsylvania State League. Ma- terial was more plentiful than ever before. War-time economy, however, prevented the team from entering- the league and it was decided to play a winter schedule as in previous years. When the time for the season to open had rolled around the winter had begun with a vengeance. The first game played was with State College. The up-State team was ending a vic- torious season, but Swarthmore made them wel- come the final whistle, and a 2-1 victory. The next game was with the Germantown Boys ' Club. The Swarthmore team defeated their older and more experienced opponents by the score of 2-r. The weather man then took the situation in charge and caused the postponement of seven games. At the first sign of spring weather Man- ager Simpson cancelled the remaining three games to allow practice for spring sports to begin. Two Thirty-nine CAP ' J ' . GAWTHKOP, ' 18 TM! HALCTO ' o ©F 119119 The team was unable to play former opponents, but it is safe to say that it was the best in the history of the sport at Swarthmore. Dr. Mercer promises to have a good team in the fall of 19 18. RESULTS OF THE SCHEDULE s. Opp. Penn State - _.__-._ 1 2 Germantown B. C. ------- -2 1 (All other games cancelled due to weather conditions) Olje Oeam Captain Manager Manager-elect Goal Right Fullback Left Fullback Center Halfback Right Halfback Left Halfback Center Fonvard Right Inside - Left Inside Right Outside Left Outside Ralph Gawthrop Andrew Simpson Harold Webster George Hayes Andrew Simpson - Arthur Gardiner Ralph Gawthrop - Leon Collins Clifford Gillam Harry Boreau, Robert Carr Charles Coles Carl Pratt Carrol Ford James Molloy Two Forty Athletic Ol)e Unterclass basketball (bamzs In the annual tournament for the basketball championship of the College, the freshmen shattered the time-worn tradition of upperclass precedence and romped away with the 1918 series. With an all-star team and a multitude of substitutes to pick from, they beat out the seniors, who were the favorites for the series. The seniors, with a team made up of men most of whom had had four years ' varsity or scrub experience, easily took second place. The seniors and freshmen led throughout the series and were tied at two games apiece. In the play-off the freshmen early took the lead and won, t6 to 8. RESULTS OF SERIES First round — Freshmen, 32, Juniors, 8; Seniors, 19, Sophomores, 18. Second round — Freshmen, 27, Sophomores, 14; Seniors, 25, Juniors, 4. Third round — Juniors, 18, Sophomores, 14; Freshmen, 16, Seniors, 8. Freshmen Seniors STANDING OF TEAMS Won Lost 3 o Juniors 2 1 Sophomores Won I O Lost .personnel 1918 1919 1920 1921 Donnelly (Captain) Ogden (Captain) Yoder (Captain) Stow (Captain) BOUGHTON EODINE Cor nog Heald Corson Knox WlGMORE Ho WELL GOURLEY RlDPATH Smith C ARRIS Tomlinson Carr Haldeman Dickinson Atkinson Wassmann Lungren Place Durein Valentine Brown Kemp Two Forty-one TIKI! Halcyo ©FflSM bearers of tl e " S " tlajor Sports FOOTBALL Allison G. Cornog (Captain) Detlev W. Bronk (Manager) H. Fennimore Baker J. Frederick Conway Frederick S. Donnelly William L. Durbin A. Frank Fitts Franklin S. Gillespie Frank R. Heavner Charles M. Howell John W. Johnson Charles P. Larkin BASKETBALL Frederick S. Donnelly (Captain) Frank O. Ewell (Manager) Frederick A. Boughton Charles P. Larkin John M. Ogden BASEBALL Edward E. White (Captain) Walter E. Smith (Manager) Wilson Ames Frederick A. Boughton Edward C. Carris Allison G. Cornog El wood C. Cornog LACROSSE Walter B. Lang (Captain) Boyd Barnard (Manager) S. Robinson Ogden Harold Ainsworth H. Fennimore Baker Franklin P. Buckman Richard Burdsall Frederick S. Donnelly W. Ralph Gawthrop Clifford Gillam TRACK C. Granniss Bonner (Captain) William Tomlinson (Manager) Eugene T. Baker Ewing T. Corson Henry I. Hoot Clarence E. McNeill Walter W. Maule James W. Lukens Charles Howard Lungren John K. Mealy Carl F. Michael Allin I. Myers Harry A. Olin William L. Ridpath William H. Stow, Jr. Milton R. Westcott Andrew S. Whitaker Dean C. Widener Harry A. Olin George W. Place William H. Stow, Jr. Clarence H. Yoder David M. Bodine ( S. C. ) Frank O. Ewell Leon Henderson C. Paul Nay John M. Ogden John R. Sproul Harry ' Wigmore (S. C.) Fred P. Gutelius Francis A. Jenkins Adolph Korn John Mealy William Moore J. G. Gordon Munce Andrew R. Pearson Andrew Simpson Roland Pancoast Stratton Earle R. Wheatley Harry A. Olin Allin H. Pierce Osborne R. Quale Norman G Shidle Edmund P. Smith Charles A. Snyder Two Forty-two Two Forty-three Malcy©: OF ASM dinners of tljc Ztedal HOCKEY Gail Ellsworth Eleanor Atkinson, ' 19 Helen Biddle, ' 19 Marguerite Coles Emily Buckman Helen Darlington Esther Holmes Catherine Wright Dorothy Roller Dorothy Johnson BASKETBALL SWIMMING Mabel Kurtz Isabel Briggs, ' 19 Katherine Fahnestock, ' 19 Ho pe Richardson Elizabeth Miller Esther Philips Opal Robinson Sarah Rogers Mary Vernam, ' 19 Edith Young, ' 19 Esther Philips Mary Vernam, ' 19 Frances Williams, ' 19 Frances Purdy Mary Walters Katherine Donnei.iv Esther Philips Helen G. Young, ' 19 GYMNASIUM Catharine Belville, ' 19 Isabel Briggs, ' 19 Dorothea Darlington, ' 19 Katherine Fahnestock, ' 19 Elizabeth Miller Esther Philips Lucy Lippincott Dorothy Roller Two Forty-four Athletic- WOMEN ' S ATHLETIC COUNCIL Women ' s Athletic Association OFFICERS 1917-1918 President - ... . . Elizabeth Miller Vice President - - Isabel Briggs, ' 19 Secretary - - - - Mary Roberts Treasurer - - - Frances Williams, ' 19 athletic council Elizabeth Miller Ruth Orndorff , ' 19 Dorothy Johnson Frances Williams, ' 19 Catherine Wright Mary Roberts Isabel Briggs, ' 19 Sarah Mayhew Lillian Shaw Manager of Varsity Teams - - Virginia Postlethwaite Two Forty -five tu: Halcyo •OF 1919 MISS LILLIAN SHAW MZiss Cillian Shaw When the present Junior Class entered as Freshmen, Miss Lillian Shaw was just begin- ning upon her first year of work here as Physi- cal Director. In the three years that have passed she has made for herself a place at Swarthmore that it would be hard for anyone to fill. Her ' s is the kind of a service that makes description in words seem inadequate. Just what it is she has done would no ' : be easy to say: — Oh, of course, we can point to records of victorious teams and successful May Days as her work, and say they prove her worth — which is, of course, true, but only a very small part of the truth. The biggest work that Miss Shaw has given to the College has been some- thing of which no tangible record can be kept. It is in the wonderful spirit she has put into her teaching, her coaching, her playing, her companionship. . It is in the personality which can not help, in some part, being impressed upon all the girls with whom she has come in contact. This is not meant to eulogize. It is merely meant to express, to some degree, the debt that the undergraduates of Swarthmore feel that they owe to Miss Shaw. It is because of this debt that the news that Miss Shaw will not return to College in the fall brings to most of us a feeling of distinct per- sonal loss. It was in the newspapers of last spring that we learned that, as a reward for having saved a woman from drowning several seasons ago, Miss Shaw had received recogni- tion from the Carnegie Fund. It is this well- deserved fortune that is taking Miss Shaw from us, as she has decided to use the scholar- ship awarded her to study medicine at the Women ' s Medical College of Philadelphia. The best wishes and good will of all Swarth- more students will follow her in her new work. MISS HELEN CDLIN Asst. Instructor Tzvo Forty-six ATHLETE VARSITY HOCKEY TEAM Varsity H ' focke? Center Forward Right Inside Right Wing - Left Inside Left Wing - Center Halfback Right Halfback Left Halfback - Right fullback Left Fullback Goal THE TEAM - Gail Ellsworth (Captain) - Marguerite Coles Helen Biddle, ' 19 Catherine Wright, Opal Robinson Elizabeth Miller Esther Philips Mary Vernam, ' 19 Sarah Rogers Esther Holmes, Edith Young, ' 19 Emily Buckman Eleanor Atkinson, ' 19 substitutes Josephine Griffiths, ' 19 Margaret Willets Frances Williams, ' 19 Isabel Briggs, ' 19 Florence Shoemaker Esther Newcomer, ' 19 results of the schedule All games were played at Swartbmore October 27 — Lansdowne Country Club November 3 — Riverton Country Club November 17 — Beechwood College November 24 — Moorestown Country Club Two Forty-seven s. Opp 2 1 4 4 6 4 1 16 TH1 JHJalcy of Hsu© Che past Season — anb Mext V ear CAPT. ELLSWORTH, ' 18 That this was the most successful ' Var- sity hockey season Swarthmore has ever known it is safe, without any exaggera- tion, to state, as, with more games on the schedule than ever before, with teams ot high caliber, there was not a single defeat to mar the record. Only the fourth goal — scored in the last minutes of .play — by the experienced Riverton Club, prevented our team from being able to boast of de- feating all comers. That Gail Ellsworth proved a capable captain needs no retailing with such a record as verification. Behind her at the beginning of the season she had an en- tirely veteran team, — nine were medal- winners and two were substitutes from the year before. Accidents and ill health, however, caused the loss from the team of both Esther Holmes and Catherine Wright, but luckily Edith Young and Opal Robinson proved able substitutes, and played in enough games to win their medals. This year ' s team was largely drawn from the Senior class, which means that it will take hard work next fall to build up a team to equal the record of the 1917- 1918 bunch. Mary Vernam, for two years mainstay at halfback, has been elected to succeed Gail Ellsworth. The loss of Miss Shaw as coach will be a handicap to her team not lightly felt. However, with five players from this year ' s ' Varsity, four or five " scrubs " and a wealth of material from the younger classes, the fall of 1918 ought to see Swarthmore with a hockey team worthy of its predecessors. Two Forty-eight CAPT. -ELECT VERNAM. ' 19 ATHLETIC ' JUNIOR HOCKEY TEAM Interclass Champions, 1917 Unterctass Ufocke? It was a surprise — to all except the Juniors themselves — last fall, when the team work and determination of the Juniors defeated the Senior team, almost entirely made up of ' Varsity players, in the deciding game of the interclass cham- pionship series. The Sophomores played up to a much higher standard than had been anticipated from the small size of their class. The Freshmen, though capably coached by Miss Culin, were so new at the game, and had such a large number of ambitious players to choose from, that they hardly settled down to teamplay before the season was over. (AJ ' T. GRIFFITHS STANDING OF THE TEAMS Won Lost Juniors - - 3 O Seniors - - 2 I Sophomores 1 2 Freshmen - - 3 Two Forty-nine tm: Halcyo: ini- OF 19119 ttembers of tl e Oeams SENIORS ElIZAEITH MlLLER Gail Ellsworth Esther Philips Elizabeth Andrews Helen Ballein Florence Shoemaker Sarah Rogers Emily Buckman Esther Holmes, Captair. Helen Darlington Frances Baird Opal Robinson JUNIORS Josephine Griffiths, Captain. Katherine Fahnestock Frances Williams Dorothy Young Helen Biddle Dorothea Darlington Mary Vernam Isabel Briggs Esther Newcomer Edith Young Eleanor Atkinson SOPHOMORES Edna Evans Frances Hause Anna Williams Elizabeth Jones Lucy Lippincott Mary Campbell Mary Roberts Lena Clark Charlotte Bunting Helen Ramsey Marguerite Coles, Captain FRESHMEN Katherine Donnelly Janet Young Helen Samuels Ruth McClung Janet Clark, Captain Hannah Eavenson Catharine Rhoades Frances Miller Margaret Embery Ethel Kaplan Eleanor Green Alice Lippincott Dorothy Saylor Virginia Coolbaugh Tivo Fifty THLETIIC VARSITY BASKETBALL TEAM Forward Forward - Center - Side Center Guard - Guard Varsity basketball Catherine Wright (Captain) Dorothy Roller Frances Williams, ' 19 - Dorothy Johnson Esther Philips - Mary Vernam, ' 19 substitutes Virginia Postlethwaite Eleanor Green Katherine Donnelly Dorothy Young, ' 19 Edith Mendenhall Dorothea Darlington, Isabel Briggs, ' 19 19 RESULTS OF THE SCHEDULE All games were played at Swarthmore January 25 — Temple University February 14— Trenton Y. W. C. A. February 28 — Methodist Calvary March 14 — Swarthmore .Alumnae March 21— Germantown Y. W. C. A. Two Fifty-one s. Opp 20 17 18 10 21 8 22 30 36 30 117 85 o tm: o alcto: OF 19119 Review of tl e basketball Season The girls ' ' varsity basketball .record for the season 191 7-18 speaks for itself. Five games won out of five games played forms as good a percentage as any team could possibly hope for. And five hard games they were, too, with each match seeming to show a faster brand of play than the one before. The teams played were far from being easy prey, too, — Trenton Y. W. C. A., for instance, having won nine straight games before it struck Swarthmore. Swarthmore ' s own alumnae, composed chiefly of ' Varsity stars for the last two years, gave our champion team its closest escape from a marred record. That game ended in an extra-period victory for Swarth- more, after the graduate team had been in the lead throughout almost the entire time. Any account of this year ' s basketball would be incomplete without reference to the Captain, Catherine Wright. Although in poor health throughout the year, she went into the sport with a determination and a skill that made her unbeatable at her position of forward, while as a captain, — her team ' s record is an ex- ample of her success in leadership. Any member of the team will testify that Dot Johnson at side-center was the factor that held them all together, while Esther Philips, who graduates this year after making the unusual record of having been on four different ' Varsity teams in college, was as outstanding and dependable in basketball as in all other sports, — which is no small praise. That the loss of these three Seniors will be hard- felt next year there can be no doubt, with two of this year ' s most dependable substitutes, Virginia Postlethwaite and Edith Mendenhall, also going " , but there remains a nucleus of three strong players from this year — Mary Vernam, Frances Williams, and Dorothy Roller, around which to build up the 1918-19 combination. CAPT. WIUUHT, ' IS Two Fifty-two CrcvvciS. Somerv ' ille Movli Hall G-ytnr 6ii n ' Slide, Kelly, slide ! Jump ! " Time out.! " Two Fifty-three inl tiki: ALCYO VAHSITY GYM TEAM Varsity ym eam Catharine Belville, ' 19 Elizabeth Miller Isabel Briggs, ' 19 Esther Philips Dorothea Darlington, ' 19 Lucy Lippincott Katherine Fahnestock, ' 19 Dorothy Koller results of the meet Tuniors 77.8 First Place— Briggs, ' 19; Fahnestock, ' 19—125 Sophomores 66.1 Seniors 66.0 Second Place— Darlington, ' 19—121 Freshmen 65.0 Third Place— Belville, ' 19—119 Gym championship has been synony- mous with 1919 at Swarthmore ever since there has been any class of 1919 here. This year ' s interclass meet, though very well managed and of keen interest throughout, served to make this phenome- non even more noticeable than usual. There were nine events: Marching, Floor Work, Boom, Flying Rings — required and optional, Horse — optional and required, and Parallel bars — optional and required. Of these events, the Juniors won first place in all but one, the optional exercise on the horse, in which they tied for first with the Sophomores. The credit for this remarkable showing goes to Katherine Fahnestock, Isabel Briggs, Dorothea Dar- lington, and Catharine Belville, who scored the four highest individual point totals of the meet. Membership on the ' Varsity Gym Team is purely honorary, as the picked eight never engage in any outside competition. Two Fifty-four HIGH POINT WINNERS ATHLETIC ' JUNIOR GYM SQUAD Class ( ym Oeams Geraldine Coy Elizabeth Miller SENIORS Dorothy Johnson Esther Philips Frances Baird Gail Ellsworth JUNIORS Isabel Briggs Dorothea Darlington Jane Brown Katherine Fahnestock Catharine Belville Ruth Orndorff Lucy Lippincott Hope Richardson SOPHOMORES " Fiith Mendenhall Virginia Postlethwaite Esther Taylor Frances Williams Sarah Mayhew Marguerite Coles Elizabeth Oehrle Frances Hause Charlotte Moore Marian Hoag FRESHMAN Mi;in VICTORS FRESHMEN Dorothy Roller Helen Griscom Elizabeth Atherholt Juliet Mace Claire Strawn Ruth Washburn Lydia Withers Janet Young jFY 2.sl)men j m 5tleet First Place — Dorothy Roller Second Place — Juliet Mace Third Place — Ruth Washburn ISABEL BRIGGS Captain of Junior Team Two Fifty-live TME Halcto o ©F 1919 VARSITY SWIMMING TEAM Varsity Swimming THE TEAM Mabel Kurtz Hope Richardson Isabel Briggs, ' 19 Frances Purdy Katherine Fahnestock, ' 19 Mary Walters Katherine Donnelly substitutes Eleanor Atkinson, ' 19 Elizabeth Knabe Helen G. Young, ' 19 » Up to this year the ' Varsity Swimming Team has been, like its gymnastic prototype, an entirely honorary institution. This year, however, the team, for the first time in its history, bids fair to enter outside competition ; al- though this proposed event had not yet taken place at the date when the Editor demanded " all in " for the Halcyon. The swimmers who displayed the best ability in the interclass meet were placed on the ' varsity squad. The ' varsity team was then picked after special try-outs for all the members of this squad. All these girls have won their shield, bar, and " S " in swimming. These are insignia given by the depart- ment for varying degrees of efficiency, the " S " placing its wearers in the ex- pert class. Two Fifty-six Atmleti JUNIOR SWIMMING TEAM Unterclass Swimming This year ' s record Freshmen class showed an abundance of skill and enthusiasm for swimming, and easily out-distanced the other classes in the annual tank meet held on March 8th. The Juniors and Sophomores ran a close race for second place, the lft ' ers pulling out ahead with a total of 17, while the Sophomores ' 14 points was a safe margin above the 5 points of the Seniors, who brought up the rear. The score of the victorious Freshmen was 25 points. THE SUMMARIES 20-Yard Dash — Won by Kurtz, ' 18; second, Richardson, ' 20 ; third, Walters, ' 21. Time 143 £ seconds. Back Crawd — Won by Fahnestock, ' 19 ; second, Purdy, ' 21 ; third, Roberts, ' 20. Time, 18.5 seconds. Crawl for Form — Won by Walters, ' 21 ; second, Rich- ardson, ' 20; third, tie between Kurtz, ' 18, and Fahne- stock, ' 19. 00-Yard Dash — Won by Richardson, ' 20; second, Wal- ters, ' 21 ; third, Young, ' 19. Time, 50 seconds. Plunge for Distance — Won by Briggs, ' 19 ; second, Don- nelly, ' 21 ; third, Richardson, ' 20. Distance, 49 feet. Fancy Diving — Won by Purdy, ' 21 ; second, Young, ' 19 ; third, Briggs, ' 19. Relay — Won by Freshmen ; second Sophomores ; third, juniors. CLASS TEAMS Seniors GERALDINE COY MABEL KURTZ MARX THATCHER Juniors ELEANOR ATKINSON ISABEL I ' .RIGGS {CATHERINE FAHNESTOCK HELEN YOUNG • Sophomores Freshmen MARIAN HOAG ELIZABETH ). JONES HOPE lill IIAUIlSON MARY ROBERTS KATHERINE DONNELLY ELIZABETH KNABE FRANCES ITRDY MARY WALTERS r Two Fifty-seven HELEN YOUNG Junior Swimming Captain T.H1 Malcy ©FH9E9 ■ ' i v | ESTHER PHILIPS. ' 18 Singles Cbanipion, 1917 CHARLOTTE BUNTING, ' 20 MARY ROBERTS, ' 20 Doubles Champions, 1917 OertnU Tennis has not filled a very important place at Swarthmore during the last few years. The push of the other activities and athletics has almost crowded it out. Suffi- cient interest was aroused last spring, however, to hold a tournament, with competition for Championships in both singles and doubles. Silver cups were given by the Athletic Association to the winners of the two events. Esther Philips, generally considered the best all-round woman athlete in college, won the individual honors, while Mary Roberts and Charlotte Bunting, a Freshman pair, captured the doubles trophy. JUNIOR BASKETBALL TEAM Tzvo Fifty-eight College Song ook Li view of the frantic period of song writing and learning immediately preceding the Founders ' Day exercises, and the consequent loss of sleep, the editors take pride in presenting a set of songs of such sterling worth that they may well he handed down from class to class as a sort of precious legacy. (Tlass Songs FRESHMEN We ' ve got the rep, we ' ve got the pep We really can ' t be beat, With our scarlet banners and dainty manners Don ' t you think we ' re sweet? And now we sing while echoes ring We ' re loyal to the core, Then join in a cheer for the best class that ' s here At old Swarthmore. SOPHOMORES Staunch and grey is our college true, We always will be true to you, And now to sing the praises sweet Of Alma Mater here we meet. Then let our youthful voices soar To praise the sons of old Swarthmore, And let us once again recall That we ' re the class that ' s best of all. JUNIORS Hold high the garnet of Swarthmore, So sing thy sons forever more, Thy color binds us like a chain And brings us back to thee again. In memory ' s treasure — trove there ' ll be A corner boarded off for thee And there we ' ll go and sing once more, All hail the garnet of Swarthmore. SENIORS Come dry your tears, ye sons of old Swarthmore. And join us in a plaintive dirge of woe, For Alma Mater staunch and grey we leave And forth into the great wide world we go. Farewell, farewell, farewell Swarthmore We ' ll love and praise thee evermore And our tears that ever stream Will keep thy memory green Farewell Swaaaarthmoooooore. Two Sixty MOTCLAH Vtt)letic Songs Football: Tune — On to Victory. Kill old Haverford do not leave one man alive, Chop them into bits, let not a single foe survive, yes strive to Kill old Haverford, just as soon as they arrive, We will stop all their advances Send them home in ambulances, Kill old Haverford. Baseball: Tune — Keep the Home Fires Burning. Keep the home-plate ready And the batter steady Though our boys are far away They can still steal home There ' s a way of winning Tn the seventh inning Try to keep the pitcher fussed Till the boys get home. Basketball. Put it in, put it in, Swarthmore ' s team is bound to win Trip them up. beat them up, knock them down, Show them that we ' re always wary, Swarthmore is some adversary We will do them brown. Note: As we have songs for all our other athletics why not debate. Maybe a good song would give that sport more pep. Debate : Tune — Grey ' s Elegy. No opponent against our team can live, Our men excel in style and elegance Whether affirmative or negative, The ultimatum gives us precedence. Dfeard on tl)e (Tampus Time— Tell Me Why. I know not why the stars do shine, I know not why the ivies twine, I know not why the birdies sing, In fact I do not know anything. Tune — Just a Letter From West Virginia. Just a note and a check from papa Why are they always late? Just a note and a check from papa T always have to wait! I ' ve not had a cent for ages, Two Sixty-one TM1 Halcy ©FASH ' S) I ' m just about to croak, All I want is a check from papa For I ' m dead broke. Fusser ' s Song: Tune — " Long, Long Trail. " It ' s a hard, hard world to live in For all the people who fuss For the rest just watch and comment And make rules for us, It ' s a hard, hard job to bear it. And I ' ll be glad when I ' m through And come back and break every last blamed rule In one long, long clay with you. Tune — Sweet Eveline. Dear Caroline, Dear Caroline, Rarer than the honey suckle vine I ' ve been waiting by the book room for an hour For you I pine. I ' m waiting for a pencil and a trigonometry I want you to come to me I ' ve been waiting here since a quarter after three, Do come back Caroline. Tunc— I ' ve Got a Hotter. We ' ve got the measles, Ten new cases a day, Look around and you will find, Spots of every shape and kind We ' ve all got colds And aches and pains infect us We all feel sick as a dog to-day But to-morrow we ' ll pack and we ' re going away For three weeks in the pest-house. Secret Societies Student Exec Tune — On to Victory. ' We ' re on to everything Not a deed escapes our eye, No matter what you do You will have to tell us why, yes why, Rules aren ' t made for us For we don ' t transgress a speck. And we all know how to handle All the latest college scandal. For we ' re on exec. Two Sixty-two NOlfCILAH Phi Beta Kappa : Tune — Lest We Forget. Phi Beta Kappa, known of old, Society of stude and grind, Of all who burn the midnight oil And are toward studying inclined, If you get straig ht A ' s it ' s safe to bet You ' ll make it yet, you ' ll make it yet. Pi Sigma Chi (The Dean ' s Rosebuds) : Tune — Beautiful Garden of Roses. We are the dean ' s little rosebuds Chosen from year to year, Dutiful, studious, loyal, Picked out by Miss Meeteer We never waste golden moments We never loaf or fuss, For we are her garden of dutiful rosebuds, Her own buds, her true buds ; that ' s us. Halcyon Staff : Tune — Glory Hallelujah. We know more about you than you ' ll ever know yourself, We ' ve all your faults and failings bound and ready for the shelf Ready to give back to you if you ' ve just got the pelf. Just come and take a look, Never was there such a work begun, Never did we have such lots of fun, Never was there such a Halcyon As nineteen nineteen ' s book. COLLEGE BREAD AND BUTTER Two Sixty-three n ccnIs » CUs 3CJ X " |rH M t— L-U, H %| Wharton. T College dance What cool poor man do ? Two Sixty-four J3L N0YCILAH j J Ol)e Return of tl)e .Alumni 1880 In ' 80 First Day meeting- Was a thing we all were at, The Swarthmore maidens all in rows, The men in tall silk hats. It was the " college meeting " then Attendance did not fall. We always went — for we were sent But now it is quite evident That no one goes at all. 1910 The thing ' s they let the students wear My classmates never wore, The Dean and Board of Managers Would have shown them to the door. The girls go by in middies now A shocking sight to see And the Swarthmore boy in corduroy Living a life of crease-less joy " Ain ' t what he used to be. " 1892 The things they let the women do They never did before. When I was here in ' 92, The good old days of yore, We never danced — except by stealth In the midst of the afternoon And when we fussed, as all years must ' Twas Sunday night in the parlor just Singing the same hymn tune. 1 91 7 And oh ! the change in Swarthmore Since I was here last spring, A sort of plague of women Is fallen on everything. They dominate the dances now, Fill class and classic hall With knitting and talk. They do not balk . Even at Wharton and Wharton walk And there is no peace at all. Two Sixty-five " SWARTHMORE ' S HONOR ROLL " Two Sixty-six lfC]LAH ' •n S fl ttc (TUntocKian Mtomertts The girls around here are not chic Miss Bronk delights to hear me sing They lack a certain go To please Le Cercle Francais, That features college women But through this beastly Swarthmore air In dear old Chicago. I ' m toutefois enrhnme. I love the poems of Materlinck For they are tres mystique, And you ' ll enjoy to hear me read One of the most tragique : " A " holiday it was on the borders of my soul The butterflies were flapping to and fro. The Medicines were spilling and the elephants were trilling .And the carpets flocked to see the Hamburg show. " ' NATIONALISM OVERDONE ' Professor Nay Blames War on Inflaming Minds of School Children Prof. Paul Nay. of Swarthmore. told the First-day .school conference class at its meet- ing in the Friends " Meeting House, Fifteenth and Race streets, yesterday that national- ism as taught to the schoolchildren of Eu- rope for a generation was one of the chief causes of the war. " in. the French and English schools pa- triotism has been emphasized. " Professor Nay told the Friends. " .Since 1870 the French have taught their- schoolchildren that the Germans are thieves that they ' Stole Alsace and Lorraine, and it is France ' s first duty to regain these provinces. " fti Germany they have glorified everything German. The schoolchildren were taught to laud the Fatherland and this meant lauding the ' Kaiser. The Kaiser was their bond of unity. As a result the German people have come to link the Fatherland with the Kaiser as inseparable things. " They have been taught to look down upon everything that is not German. Thev have been taught that Germany never has fought wars of aggresHicn. This Is why it is so difficult to get the Germans to understand the American viewpoint in this war. " PKOFESSCH NAY Tiuo Sixty-seven Two Sixty-eight MOTCLAH A departmental i itty Oh Swarthmore never saw the like On that we ' ll all agree. For Apollo in a tailored suit Has joined the faculty; All the pretty girls, and the cute girls And the fluffy chic ones too. Made haste to join the Shakespeare class This paragon to view. Oh Swarthmore never saw the like On that we ' ll all agree. For Apollo in a tailored suit Won ' t flirt with them you see; All the pretty girls, and the cute girls And the fluffy chic ones too, Are utterly bored with Shakespeare class And don ' t know what to do. TARRISH 7. ' 19A.M Two Sixty-nine Halcyo OFH9I19 3firam 3ttcgee Ad Swarthmore ex rure Hiram Megee Venit studare, takare degree. Green as they makem, et lanki et tall Desiret HBK et all. Boyibus laughibus shrieke fortissimus, Videre fresh ex omne greenissimus Hiram non caret studir eius bester Geti straight A ' s primum Mid-Semester, Sed Hiram non longum manet so happi Desiret esse cum alleri chappi. Sudden ad city young Hiram scootibus Byere necktie et loud tailored suitibus Facere hair cut plus short quam in ager Ouiclem return et up asphaltum swagger. Hi t it on high, venit semper ad Chester Marks non so high, proxime semester. Hiram plus happi sed wanti some mo-rum Buys cigarettes et cari canorum. Boyibus likibus calli good sportus Invitem ad parties et clubs of all sortus. Nunc Hiram going a very fast pace Thinket collegium very fine place Liket cum boys dixunt, " Nemo quam Hiram ' Quamquam flunko flunkere faculti firum. Moral ad story nunc lege with care Ad college of sports et of high life beware Non solum fast friends et fine reputation Sed etiam marks lead to your graduation. Two Seventy " Our (Tollcgit Location, Foundation and Buildings High on the summit of our college hill Geologically situated on Archean rocks ( For so Doc Trotter says and ever will) Which hill is crowned with many varied blocks Of masonry of independent style. (Our preference changes every little while.) Old English Gymns o ' erlook a Norman libe And no one worries that they do not jibe Exactly with the Beardsley packing box. An architectural excresence lends A crowning glory to this eminence French renaissance, so say its patron friends Unbeautiful, but held in reverence. Glinting by glimpses through the sheltering trees A massive line of masonry does curve In shape and aspect like a mammoth cheese. Which college folk term lightly — " the observe. " Beside the hill, below its towering crest. There stands a simple dwelling, nothing much, Commemorating still our founder West. In awe inspiring lines of early Dutch .An arthropodic water tower supplies The college plant with dingy H-0 Where fact its reputation oft belies With intermittent and uncertain flow. Two Seventy-one tm: Malct ©FM9 Student ' s U ' fartdbook ( .Alias .freshman 3Mble) Dedicated to the Young Women of the Class of 1922 (Editor ' s Note: Owing to the fact that the Women ' s Student Govern- ment Association has purchased two Liberty Bonds, it finds itself rather strapped for funds, and so has accepted the hospitable offer of the Halcyon to publish its annual welcoming words of guidance and information to next year ' s Freshman class in these pages, instead of going to the expense of pub- lishing its usual little red volume.) A. FORM OF GOVERNMENT We do not have Student, Faculty-, or Board Government; we have Co- educational Government. The authority rests in the end with Isaac H. Clothier, but he delegates powers to Miss Lukens. Miss Lukens delegates powers to the President. The President delegates powers to Miss Brierly, and Miss Brierly gives the students just enough to be good for them. There is no such thing as 100% pure Student Government; it is sufficiently adulter- ated by the time it reaches the average individual. Our purpose is to keep everyone satisfied by letting them think they are boss. B. RULES AND REGULATIONS 1. Quiet. Lectures must not be disturbed by shrieking, cat-calls, breaking of win- dows, transoms, furniture, or electric light bulbs; throwing of crockery or persons down the elevator shafts, or other unladylike noises. At thirty-one minutes and twelve seconds after seven P. M. absolute quiet must he maintained, for the watchman needs to sleep. Quiet on Sundays is also necessary in order that Miss Lukens may read her Bible, and to allow morning-after-the-night-before feelings to be slept off. During Noisy Hour, a premium is placed on loud noise, undue rough- house, and messing of kitchens. 2. Social Intercourse. When leaving for a date, affix your signature to the confession book. When returning, check up, and add where you went, what you did, and who you were with. Penalty — two bits. If you have it so bad that you will arise before breakfast to play tennis with him, then go to it. Tzvo Seventy-tzvo NOTCLAM All young women have the privilege of going to the Tea-Room with men, provided that it is always Dutch Treat, and that they return in time for Col- lection. Walking, driving, or entertaining in Somerville Parlor with outside men is O. K. However, similar intercourse with males of such low morale as college men means Farewell Forever. Xever think of condescending to speak to a college man in the halls, on the college grounds, or in the village. If a college man picks up your pencil in the class room, you are forbidden to thank him. College men who enter Somerville Parlor will be put on the Dean ' s Black List. 3. Spring Privileges. After the passing of the vernal equinox, couples least able to withstand the call of spring may stroll upon the territory confined within a line run- ning southwest from Parrish Hall, passing three feet from the eighth maple tree west of the Asphaltum, forming ' at the sun dial an angle of ninety-five de- grees, crossing- just below the bottom step of the set of steps nearest the station, running parallel to the Library walk, forming an angle of seventy-five degrees at the Library. Running- one foot from the East Campus box-bushes, touching the steps of Somerville Hall, and running thence directly to the east entrance of Parrish Hall. Those taking advantage of this privilege, and exercising within aforesaid well-defined boundaries, must beat a snappy retreat when the funeral bell puts an end to their joy, and must make a bee-line for the Dean ' s protecting- skirts. 4. Functions. Young women will not be expected to attend social function held at Lamb ' s Tavern, the Eagle, the L ' Aiglon, the Xew Bingham, or the AYash- ington Hotel of Chester. Young women, when in company with college men, shall not chew chew- ing-gum either at a function or in going to or returning from a function. C. FIRE REGULATIONS r. Always lock ydur door at night so the Fire Captain can ' t disturb you. 2. Take opium before retiring so the noisy fire bell will never arouse you from your slumbers. 3. Upon the ringing of the fire signal, each girl shall : fa) Hum a tune to herself, so that she cannot tell which hall the bell is trying to signify. (b) Arise. (c) Light the candle in her room. Two Seventy-three TH1 JHIalcy© ' ©FE9H9 ask (d) Strija her bed, throwing bed-clothes and mattress out of window. (e) Empty the contents of bureau drawers and washstand into her knit- ting bag. (f) Don hat and shoes. (g) Take her hose in one hand, and her pumps in the other. 4. Sit upon the transom as a signal to the captain that you are ready. 5. It is not considered good form to let the captain hear you saying anything worse than " Oh piffle ! " 6. This is considered a good time to practice using the large fire-hoses in the halls. 7. Upon answering to her name in roll-call, each girl shall speak slowly and distinctly, giving her home address and major subject. 8. As soon as the fire is under control, each girl shall slide quickly and in single file up the banisters, without stopping to converse with the Watchman. D. ABSENCE REGULATIONS 1. All absences not allowed shall be disallowed. 2. In dealing with offenders, the Absence Committee is empowered to go to any lengths not contrary to the laws of the State of Pennsylvania or the Freshman Hazing Code. 3. Provided, however, that such credit penalty shall not exceed the ratio of the number of times absent from second-hour classes to the number of times late to breakfast, divided by the square root of the sum total of Ducky ' s speeches in Collection plus the annual income of the average Swarthmore student, all raised to the fourth power of the number of Seniors with straight A averages. 4. Each minute missed immediately before or after a vacation means that all future vacations for the year shall be omitted, and that the use of the Library and the Meeting House shall be denied to the guilty student for thirteen days for each said minute. 5. Each student may obtain a general idea of the number of absences to be allowed him each semester by adding up the letters in his name, and divid- ing bv his room number. 6. Training in the course in Narrative Writing is advised for the effi- cient framing of excuses. All those which, by their literary style, appeal to the Chairman of the Committee, will be allowed. Tivo Seventy-four TCILAH 7. Any student breaking his leg or otherwise inconveniencing himself while on his way to class should send in a written application for absence seven days in advance. 8. All students are given the privilege of paying two dollars apiece for the pleasure of being ill at the time an examination is proffered. 9. Any criticism of the statements or actions of the Absence Committee is punishable by a writ of Habeas Corpus. E. LIST OF EXPENSES PER ANNUM Halcyon - - Tea Room Newspaper for Dr. Brooks New Republic Being late for breakfast Waitresses at Christmas Systematic Giving (per week) Society Dues War Tax - - S. P. C. A. Campaign - Carrying Food From Table Carfare to Town Liberty Bonds Etcetera Total $2.25 1.98 - .veekly 5.00 1.50 3.75 4.00 .01 80.00 .49 5.00 .75 21.00 50.00 543.21 nth power of average annual income. F. DOS AND DON ' TS DO climb the water tank. DON ' T buy a Halcyon ; read your neighbors ' now and take the joy out of your future years. DO cut gym ; then you will always receive something in your mail-box. DOX ' T learn Student Government rules; then you can say: " I never knew that before. " DO get in right with your teachers by leaving class early to catch the 12.09. Dl )N ' T be a kicker, — knock softly. There are enough panels busted out of the doors already. DO join Phi Beta Kappa immediately. DOX ' T criticize the Halcyon. At least you will lie original. Two Seventy-live o TM1 O- alcyo: ©Ffl9aS) Mien ' s Student (Government 3 ' fandbook (T2Uias 3fTcsl)man 3MbU) Dedicated to the young men of the class of nineteen twenty-one A. FORM OF GOVERNMENT Russian. B. RULES AND REGULATIONS i. Quiet. During meal hours only. Use your mouth to hetter ad- vantage than making noise. Gargle soup only over 20 ° C. 2. Social intercourse. Night walking permitted only with college women. A chaperon must be in attendance between 2 and 4 A. M. 3. Spring privileges. One case of Bock beer per week. Get beer cards at Soup ' s office on account of Food Administrator ' s order. 4. Functions. In general wear corduroy trousers and plumber ' s coats to all social functions. For fine points consult a senior. (Note — Kappa Sigs must wear stiff collars Wednesday nights). C. FIRE REGULATIONS Don ' t tamper with the fire hose — it is for fighting purposes only. D. ABSENCE REGULATIONS Make sure of your drag with Doc before cutting. Don ' t go to a dance the night after you sprain your ankle. E. EXPENSES The amount of money spent will be the amount you can get. How- ever there are several fixed charges depending on whether you sign up, where you live and whether you are a Monk or Devil. If you live on the quadrangle Nine broken windows at 60c $5-4° If you are a Monk or Devil One unhinged door - - - 1.50 If you are an athlete Twenty-four make up examinations - - - 48.00 And other expenses too numerous to mention. Two Seventy-six m OUT AM(IN(i ' EM WITH POP RODINE RESULTS OF WAR P.OP. Hi. Morning After the- Night Before WHAT FOI ' l! TEARS WILL l)(l FOR A MAN THE END OF THE ROMANCE Two Seventy-seven Halcto: OF 119119 Our .A6v 2xUsers Dedicated to a One time Collection Speech of Dean William Now money ' s scarce thru ' out the nation And thrift-stamps are in circulation, Our " lief motif " is deprivation Our magnum opus conservation. Most Hooveristic is our ration We save our butter with elation So why not seek for an occasion To commercialize our education? The Halcyon staff has found a way To earn more money every day Both at our work and at our play Which now we faithfully portray. Because we believe it is our mission To help to better your condition, This is our sole and one ambition (Of course you know we are not fishin ' ) And with our plan we ' re so obsessed That we all think it is the best. This, then is what we would suggest Why not turn close-fisted misers And entertain our advertisers ? Let them loose in all directions, In classes, meeting and collection. Let them animate our meals With their most instructive spiels. It will create a pleasant stir, And we can charge them so much per. If our plan is but begun Here is how a da} ' would run. Arising when the night is o ' er The student finds beneath his door A printed hand-bill, maybe more To warn him how his teeth will sro Two Seventy-eight TCLAH jr } If he does not use pebecco. Or tell him he should always own A little fairy in his home. Or porous-knjt ' s the only way To maintain health from day to day, Or " let us help you to reduce, " Or " joy attends its daily use. " And once he ' s seated in Collection He starts the hymn with predelection : " Hark! the herald angels sing Beecham ' s pills are just the thing. Peace on earth and mercy mild Two for man and one for child. " Then the Dean reads from the Bible (We trust you will not call this libel) How grape-nuts gav e such strength to Sampson Or Elijah ' s car had Macbeth ' s lamps on. Or Vic regales us with a lecture On pains and ailments that affect you. And how he ' s glad to let us in To buy his patent medicine, And how he ' s glad to have our chink For chocolate or fancy drink. And then to get more customers He hands the faculty cigars. Or maybe smiling Mrs. Booth Is there, and vows it is the truth That best of chefs most celebrated Her waffles never duplicated, And her fried chickens always rated As best of all she ' s heard it stated For which occasion for renown We charge them each five dollars down. Departing from this sweet persuasion The student joins in the invasion Of the post office, which occasion Nets him some dozen printed ads Tivo Seventy-nine TIKI] Malcto From local traders, college grads Reminding him of latest fads " Come see the latest thing in socks " Or " send two cents for sample box. " He reads them all thru ' second class And only hears the very last Waking to hear the Prof, advise " Use Waterman ' s if you ' d be wise. At lunch he hears this notice rare " Why dine on odious college fare Get a girl and your checkbook And come down to the Ingleneuk. " And when he goes forth for a walk The asphalt ' s full of words of chalk Ornately garnished, broad and flat, Suggesting this, advising that And while he muses on these places The runners of cross-country races Come panting by, each runner daft With brilliant posters fore and aft. So thru ' the day at intervals Some notice to his mind recalls Why to get this, why long for that. Why to get socks, a new straw hat, An inkwell or a baseball bat. When to his bed at last he creeps He hears an echo e ' er he sleeps. It is the watchman softly wheezin ' " Why not try Postum? There ' s a reason. So here ' s the plan we ' ve advocated Very plain and clearly stated. We hope it won ' t be under rated Or by some foolish tongues berated. And we ' d be proud and much elated If you ' d do as we ' ve advocated And if you ' re not pleased, once begun, The joke is on the Halcyon. Two Eighty NOTCJLAH J3L KHar? APRIL Mon. 2. Two great events. Congress assembles, and Swarthmore College returns from vacation. Young men ' s fancies begin turning in the approved way. Tues. 3. President Wilson addresses declaration of war to Senate. Prexy Swain decrees decision of Board of Managers in Collection. No military training. Wed. i. Senate passes President ' s war recommendation, but student body rejects Prexy ' s message on military training. Pre- paredness meetings occupy every minute. Es Phillips swears with uplifted hand to take upon her shoulders the solemn duty of en- forcing the laws of the Dean and Quaker ancestors. Thurs. 5. Jubilee Fund seizes hold on our pocketbooks. No more class eating- clubs. Fri. 6. War officially declared. Mrs. Griffin discourages twilight walking for fear of German sharp-shooters. Two Sat. 7. Maryland Coast Artillery recruits at Vic Shirer ' s. Ball team loses to Penn by one point. Sun. 8. Wars may come and wars may go, but the same number of people must wear their new rags at Atlantic City 911 Easter. Mon. 9. Old Glory over Parrish mistaken for a postage stamp. Nothing like being modest about your patriotism. Tues. 1 0. 5.30 A. M— First military drill on High School parade grounds. 10.15 A. M. — Eddystone Ammunition Works blow up. College rushes bandages, night clothes, and chemical solutions to Chester. Eighty-one TMI Halcto: o ©F1§ ES Wed. 11. 4.30 A. M. — Louis hauls majors out of bed and sends them to Chester on relief work. Thirty men and five girls fol- low, and rake $500 from Delaware County. Thurs. 12. Relief work continues. Weep- ing and wailing and washing of teeth when Louis is unable to meet classes. Fri. 13. Rumor has it that there is a flag on Parrish. Or maybe it is a postage stamp. We aren ' t sure. We surely are modest about our patriotism. Sat. 14. Somerville Day. Hilda Lang gets filthy lucre. Sun. 15. We prefer military talk by Dele- plaine to Sunday Meeting. Hon. 16. Can ' t keep girls out of Men ' s Extemp. Contest. Jess Halstead talks on Miss Rankin. Tues. 17. Miss Gorham ' s English Class goes on strike and paddles Palmer. Wed. 18. Roll call at morning drill — eighty present, seventy-six absent. Miss Gorham returns and distributes E ' s to mili- tant class. Thurs. 19. Together we stand, alone we fall. Forty-five minute classes or none at all ! Fri. 20. Kitty Belville has a dream in Internal Relations. Sat. 21. We demand shorter classes. Sherman made a mistake. Sun. 22. Meeting — Ducky expounds on his favorite theme, ' - ' The Church Is No Good ; Abolish It, and I won ' t Have to Teach Bible. " Mon. 23. Greatest day in the history of Swarthmore ! Doc Alleman appears in Col- lection. All of the faculty attend. Reduc- tion of periods to forty-five minutes. In- firmaries swamped with students who faint- ed at the triple shock. Tues. 24. Mid-summer heat. Louise Way- good wins Extemp. Contest. Wed. 25. Louis gets back from long spree at Chester, and Economics students get back to work. New baseball field inaugurated to tune of 6-3 victory over Lafayette. Thurs. 26. Male exodus transforms col- lege into female seminary. Fri. 27. Boys in fire-escape grandstand are treated to military toothbrush drill in 4th West Noisy Hour Party. Sat. 28. Alumns swarm back to do their bit for Jubilee Fund. Sun. 29. Flowers, campus, and fussers all in blossom. Mon. 30. Louis explains why the Public Speaking department is to the college as a fertilizer factory is to a residential sec- tion. One disturbs the ear while the other Two Eighty-two OITCLAH incites the nose. Taps blow early. May Queens. Kings, and the whole pack make an early pirouette to the husks. MAY Tues. 1. The eventful day. Jupe Pluvius spoils dances, while some conscientious ob- jector to dancing removes May-Poles. Wed. 2. We hold May morning on eve- ning of the 2nd. Dances none the worse for delay. Girls ambitious to drive ambu- lances in France flock to auto courses. Thurs. 3. Seven more Holy of Holies go to their rooms. Fri. 4. Dr. Trotter substitutes human anatomy for cats in Biology. Collection of cats mysteriously disappears. We begin to eye stew and hash with suspicion. Sat. 5. Girls stay home from college dance to practice bandaging for First Aid. Sun. 6. Hymn-singing with advance of Spring weather. Self-constituted choir en- tertains itself. Mem. 7. A few rabid enthusiasts turn up for second auto lecture. Tues. 8. Utterly unsought holiday de- scends upon us. — No classes tomorrow — so that we may go and see Joffre. Many im- promptu celebrations occupy evening. Wed. 9. Trains to town crowded. We aspire to shake hands with French General. — .Many disappointed. Thurs. 10. Something for nothing at last. Law courses disbanded, while Prof, goes to Fort Niagara. Studes get credit for whole semester. Fri. 11. New Bookies stagger back at (i A. Al. — bearing load of brass on vest. Sat. 12. We learn of our " Suppressed Desires " for the first time. Sun. 13. We have religious scruples against writing on Sunday — especially the thirteenth. Mon. 14. Final exam list posted. Faculty tightens reins. We prepare for the Spring " Drive. Tues. 15. Girls play baseball on front campus. Wed. 1(3. Heat spoils aspirations of am- bulance drivers. Class declines. Prof, stops coming. Thurs. IT. We hear rumors of a big show being prepared by Physical Ed. De- partment. Fri. 18. Somerville meets to elect offi- cers. Seventeen present — elections post- poned. Who said Somerville wasn ' t a live organization ? Sat. 19. Hot. Garlic makes first appear- ance in butter. Sun. 20. Hotter. Staff member disgraces herself by upsetting Collection plate in church. Mon. 21. Girls choose rooms. What ' s to be done when thirteen people all want the same room ? Vague rumors of female in- vasion of Wharton next year. Tues. " 22. Boys start to gaze scornfully from Wharton windows at Tov Shop Dances, but soon are fighting for front seats.. Wed. 23. Doc Miller ' s Astronomy Class star-gazes until 3 A. M. Returning scien- tists pick lock of Infirmary kitchen. Thurs. 24. Mother writes that this is the girl ' s day out. Fri. 25. New standard set for Noisy Hour Parties. Lovel orn Leander woos Guileless Gwendolin. Sat. 26. Sub-Fresh choose rooms, Sun. 27. Entirely restful. Mon. 28. Soph-Senior Picnic. Having no Ark, we celebrate in the Gym rather than Simmons ' Woods. Two Eighty-three TH1 IHfALCYO ' o- ©FflSTO Tues. 29. Invites out for next year ' s tables. We eye the system askance, but are willing to try anything once. Wed. 30. McKinny Operatic Co. enter- tains college in required lecture. Varsity fussers elaborate mighty scheme whereby they can sit together and still get credit for attendance. Thurs. 31. Night before exams. Belated Halcyons of 1918 suddenly appear. Do we study? 1919 staff begins planning improve- ments. JUNE Fri. 1. Profs read Halcyon while Studes struggle with exams. Brooks grins. Sun. 3. Masterpiece of Brown, Timmis. and Barnes arrives. Many Sophs cancel subscriptions when they fail t o find their Soph Show hits included. Wed. 6. Hurrah ! We ' re Juniors. Fri. 8. Women ' s Rights triumph at last. Bee Jenkins co-presenter with Walter Smith. Elements threaten open-air play. Audience holds self ready to seek shelter at a mo- ment ' s notice. Sat. 9. Alums, gambol on campus. Sun. 10. Standing-room only on campus for fussers. Good seats gone early. Moon hears many parting vows. Mon. 11. Clouds join us in weeping at Commencement. Prexy grips our hands, and we Hock to the P. B. W. SEPTEMBER Mon. 17. E. Runk mistakes MacClintock for homesick Freshman. Hairpin found in Quadrangle. Observant youth discovers two Wharton sections occupied by Fresh girls. Tues. 18. ' 250 Freshman fight for English courses. Miss Coleman proves lacking. — Great grief among Sophs who flunked so as to repeat the course with her. Wed. 19. Miss Brierly threatens to abolish Dean ' s and Waiters ' tables so as to seat ex- cess throng in dining-room. We buy new note-books and begin to run up book-bills. Thurs. 29. Stud. Gov. uneasy about Freshman girls in Wharton. Self-sacri- ficing Seniors decide to exchange cubby- holes in Parrish for large Wharton suites. Fri. 21. Shades of our Quaker ancestors! Boys throng the halls of Parrish. Beds and furniture line Wharton walk. Fussers sit on trunks in halls. Palmer seizes his chance and goes from door to door soliciting sub- scription to the New Republic. Sat. 22. Senior girls successfully estab- lished in Wharton. Heavy fussing in Quadrangle. Sun. 23. And the Seventh Day was the day of rest. Monday 24. Freshmen discover that life is not one noisy hour party after another. They start to make beds. • Tues. 25. Regular tables started. We gaze around us, gasp, and pity our neighbors. Wed. 2li. Doc Alleman finds war has af- fected our interests — over 100 enrolled for Chemistry. Seats hung from ceiling. Thurs. ' Nuff sed. 27. First required Collection Fri. 28. Rain. Synonyms : — Prexy ' s Reception Sat. 29. Cuts. Synonyms : — Saturday Collection OCTOBER Tues. 2. Exec sits up all night trying to fit rules to Whartonites. Wed. 3. Staff, suffering from effects of war and matrimony, elects new members. Thurs. 4. We start to drum up trade for Haverford game. Fri. 5. Monks Pray in Collection. Sat. 0. Junior-Fresh Reception. Sun. 7. Juniors sleep late while Dot Young, Pierce and Ballard clean up gym. Mon. 8. Lou Davis attempts to lead a gang of Freshmen in a raid on B. section. Donnelly quiets the rabble. Tues. 9. Waples favors us with a cornet solo in the quad. Much appreciation shown by Whartonites. E. Atkinson drills Par- rishioners in stair-climbing at 11 P. M. Tivo Eighty-four WCLAH „ Wed. 10. Bodine holds Peg Cope ' s yarn in Economics class. Thurs. 11. Rain. Ballard, gives the Freshman cheering section a rest. Fri. 12. Ukelele and Victrola practice cut out at 9 P. M. Penn game tomorrow. Janet Young proves herself the ugliest of seven. Sat. 13. Two lonely Freshman girls get seats in the cheering section. Penn 10, Swarthmore 0. Sun. 14. Sweet potato solo in section A from 8 to 12 P. M. Mon. 15. Halstead bucks the line going into collection and puts Doc Goddard out of the play. Tues. 16. David Starr Jordan cracks jokes in Collection about the South Sea Islanders. Parrish infested with Worms — D. A. S. rampant. Wed. IT. Dr. Robinson calls Haldeman, Mendenhall. He claims there was a hall around somewhere even if he could not ex- actly locate it. Thurs. 18. Donnelly sends a diplomatic note to Hrooks in Municipal Gov ' t, it ob- tains more results than most notes do. Fri. 10. Brooks announces in Collection that his suit, stickpin and Phi Beta Kappa key have disappeared. " O wie shoene. ' Sat. 20. Alumni field christened with 17-0 victory over Gettysburg. Soph-Fresh re- ception — Soph dance. Sun. 21. Devils show the Monks a good time. Mon. 22. The Freshman Browning club of Section A organizes with a great flourish of paddles. F. Williams enters on State of chronic bankruptcy and blames it on Liberty bond. Tues. 23. Monks take their turn in en- tertaining Parrish at midnight. Founder ' s Day next Saturday. All classes sing. Wed. 24. Dr. Newport sleeps out in the rain all night and so feels prepared to read a passage from Job in Collection. Thurs. 25. Runky plays hymn in Collec- tion. Students so engrossed in new tune that they forget to sing. Fri. 26. No mass meeting. Ballard has a date. McClintock has a princess and she is a princess. Sat. 27. Founders ' Day. Girls beat the boys to victory by trimming Lansdowne hockey team in morning. We kidd F. and M. in football game. Score, 46-0. Sun. 28. Extemp. debaters begin to con- sider " free speech. " Mon. 29. Y. M. C. A. mass meeting. We plan our sacrifices. Tues. 30. Gourley, Fetter and Maule make free speeches. Bronk and Hodge and Hewitt get paid for theirs. Junior men drafted for dance. Exemption board must complete work by Saturday night. First call to service will lie on Nov. 10. Wed. 31. Hallowe ' en and nothing doing. Two Eighty-five XMl Malcy OF 119119 NOVEMBER Thur. 1. Junior men receive one week reprieve. Call to service will be on Nov. 17. Fri. " 2. No more candy in the dining- room on Wednesday nights on account of the war. 4th west entertains Juniors. F. Williams in danger of pneumonia-on-the- knee. One-half Riverton Hockey team plays the game with the Old Folks from Home. F. Williams introduces the college to An- toni Spagoni. (T censored! mm " " ™— ' Sat. 3. College traditions go to smash. Dean Meeteer permits a masquerade dance. Swarthmore 28, Johns Hopkins 7. Sun. 4. Buckman goes to meeting at the special request of Ducky Holmes. Mon. 5. Dr. Robinson varies his collec- tion speech by talking about substitution in- stead of conservation. Brooksy gives notice. Tues. 6. Prexy lectures on the evils of coming into Collection late. The twenty students outside slip quietly downstairs. Six new rosebuds added to the Dean ' s bouquet. Wed. 7. Everybody gets to Collection on time. Thurs. 8. McClintock rinds out that Swarthmore girls can be " chic. " Fri. f). Dr. Goddard joins Dr. Robinson on the sugar question. Sat. 10. Swarthmore 56, Lafayette 0. The team celebrates by a dance at the Inn. Sun. 11. Darn nice day. Lots of fussing. Mon. 12. Signs appear on the asphaltum. Freshmen girls start acquaintance with col- lege men. Sophomore girls register relief at all-girl tables. Tues. 13. Fresh beat the Sophs again. This time in debate. Wed. 14. Ducky requests that we smear the orthodox off the asphaltum. Thurs. 15. Female members of the staff hold a meeting " . Fri. Hi. McClintock gives an interpre- tation of humor in Collection. Sat. 17. Swarthmore 27, Delaware 0. Beechwood ' s green uniform doesn ' t prevent their defeat. Junior Dance. Minstrel Show in the gallery provides much amusement. Follow up draft. Sun. 18. All Junior girls live on the fourth floor of Parrish. For proof of this statement see the fellows who carried the chairs back after the dance. Mon. If). Ballard starts drive on Haver- ford. Tues. 20. Rain. Wed. 21. Scrubs and varsity mix it up for the last time. Juniors win Hockey championship. Thurs. 22. Doc Palmer distributes Iron Crosses at the mass meeting, and Pete makes her debut. We eat to the tune of tin waiters and alarm clocks. Fri. 23. Scrubs speak before a large and appreciative audience. Sat. 24. S. 57— H. 7. Yea, Bo! Allie Cornog makes the speech of his life. Sun. 25. Haverford has a moral victory in the " Public Ledger, " but the football is in Swarthmore. Mon. 20. Dr. Robinson is late for Bank- ing Class and catches Peg Cope leading the class in an attempted getaway. Tues. 27. Sacred music in Collection. Good night, ma-ma ! C. Wright finishes " Getting Married " and begins the " Nature of Peace. " Wed. 28. Freshman girls and Phi Psi ' s stay at college. The rest of us go home. DECEMBER Mon. 3. Doc Brooks turns up again but he has left his voice behind him. Soph girls ' table experiment proves good. Juniors try it. Tues. 4. Female osteopath works on Dr. Brooks ' throat but his voice is still a mere echo of its former self. Wed. 5. Chief Myers ' long lost Kappa Sig pin comes to the surface. Blau mystifies Gemmil with his famous rope trick. Thurs. 6. We greet the vacation cut with three cheers. Two Eighty-six TCLAH , Fri. 7. Chicken on Friday. No kidding. Kitty Belville goes to heaven and hell and gets $35 for it. Sat. 8. Quad turns into a lake. Ferry service poor on account of floating ice. Sun. 9. Meeting was crowded. Jane Addams furnishes the provocation for even Bob Willets ' attendance. It may seem strange, but there was a little stranger at the Dean ' s house today. Mon. 10. Ice committee announces first skating on the Crum. Tues. 11. Corson tests the ice and finds it wanting. The immersion strengthened his corduroys so that they stand in the corner bv themselves now. Wed. 12. Mid-semester grades appear. Thurs. 13. Most students have recovered from yesterday ' s shock. " Oh, seven come eleven. " P ' ri. 1). Debaters gather together and rtf thf vpar iTi. it. Uebaters gather toge hold first scrimmage of the year. Sat. 15. All the girls go in on the 1 :29 to do their Christmas shopping early. Sun. 10. We shake the hand of the cen- tenarian in meeting. Mon. 17. Prexy commends the excellent attendance at- meeting. Sledding puts the Dean ' s nose out of joint. Tues. 18. Bill Ridpath elected Football captain. Wed. 19. Snow. Thurs. 20. Turkey. Pageant. Dance. Fri. 21. Abbreviated vacation begins. Tues. 25. Deans Meeter and Widener have fine dinner. Thurs. 27. Nay goes to Norristown. They keep him over night. JANUARY Tues. 1. From happy homes to disinfect- ed college with mid-year exams posted on bulletin boards. Wed. 2. Some students back. About 40%. Phi Delta Theta sends Happy New Year to T. A. O. We hear that they are going to have their inspiration services in April. Thurs. 3. One Phila. train on time. No explanations or excuses offered. Fri. 4. Most all students here by this time, Blau included. Sat. 5. Junior pictures due the tenth. Our classmates hit trail for Gilberts ' . Widener falls on his ear when returning from a date. Women have been the down- fall of many a man. Sun. 0. Preston Judd gives an organ re- cital at the Methodist Church. Mon. 7. Men ' s S. G. Elections. Same old gang succeed themselves. Reilly drums up trade for meeting in a speech at Student Government. Tivo Eighly-scvcn o TME O ALCTO ofiisii© Tues. 8. Junior Semi-annual meeting, straight Kappa Sig ticket, all roommates. Dot. H., sec, says she feels out of place. Wed. 9. Miss Lukens accuses us of not being perfect ladies. We pick Darling as being most able to fill the chair. Thurs. 10. Dr. Robinson plasters the dining room with food conservation signs. Three freshmen break the ice on the pool and go in swimming. Fri. 11. Suffrage amendment passes House. Esther Holmes happy at last. Only 36 states approval needed before she can vote. Halstead begins second and perpetual term as senior president. Sat. 12. Chocolate soda served up to us in showers and drinking fountains. General effect better with washing omitted. Dick Hodge does a fancy dive at the Hopkins swimming meet for two dollars. Sun. 13. Record crowd at Sunday morn- ing breakfast. Violent treatment for any offender who dared disturb our studies by breathing aloud. We all cram. Mon. 14. Vacation begins. No Collec- tion. No classes. Nothing but three hour exams. Tues. 15. Dr. Trotter sleeps late. Sends exams to anxious studes by proxy. Wed. 16. We ' ve found out why they ' re giving us three hour exams. No cafeteria, and experience meeting at 10 A. M. Con- servation drawbacks. Thurs. 17. Soph Show prospects waver as stars totter in exams. Fri. 18. All our next door neighbors and roommates finish exams and go home. We look forward with pleasure to three more days of ordeal. Sat. 19. Reports that Chester movies are full of studes. Even the best of us must rest our brains. Sun. 20. Keeping a diary is the last straw with three exams still to come. Mon. 21. Barren rooms yawn around us. We yawn too. Tues. 22. Profs advertise their wares in gym. They look glum. Vacation past. Papers to be marked. Wed. 23. How glad we are to be in our cheery classes again ! Allie Cornog fussed Alary Ellen Mercer in the quad in broad daylight. Thurs. 24. Blue books reappear. Soph Show cast changed. No water in Parrish. You would never notice the difference. Fri. 25. Girls ' Varsity B. B. team predicts record by winning first game. Pace tries a new national hymn in Collection. Emilv Two Eightv-eight TCLAH M S Buckman changes her name to Preston. Dean says he has no objections. Sat. 20. Marines 37, Swarthmore 7. Snn. 27. Meeting in Collection on ac- count of lack of coal. Mon. 28. Simpson addresses the dining room, using his necktie as a medium. Tues. 29. Freshmen still fight for seats on the davenport. Men ' s Glee Club has •regular semi-weekly dress rehearsal. Par- rish doesn ' t study. Wed. 30. We meet to conserve food. We learn the college has raised the standard — at least, that makes a good excuse for the marks that just came out. Thurs. 31. Lights go out at 7.15. Some fussing in the parlor. Also at Halcyon meeting. Dean Meeteer uses a candle to investigate dark corners. « FEBRUARY Fri. 1. Juniors call off the lottery for the second Junior Dance. Smith says he would rather take a Junior anyway, but nobody be- lieves him. Sat. 2. Penn wins on fouls again. Score. 22-19. Our first half, goes to press. Takes simc time getting the wrinkles out, though. Sun. 3. We compare the Penn game write-ups in the Philadelphia papers. The I ' ress gets the prize. Mon. 4. Alex, impersonates Prexy at Collection. Xo one knew the difference, as his disguise was perfect. ' lues. 5. Dr. Trotter goes to Sunny South. Wed. 0. We decide to reduce. Butter is fattening ' Ine piece a meal after this. Thurs. 7. Night of nightmares. Fire cap- tain says practice makes perfect. Two drills within twenty minutes. The Yellow Peril disappears from the dining room. No more ■ rambled eggs. Fri. 8. We get Lebanon Valley. Score, 38-30 (ours). Sophs in panic. We remem- ber years ago when we felt the same. Sat. 9. Best Soph Show ever ! We don ' t think so, but think it well not to discourage them much. We remember that they still have a Halcyon to publish. Sun. 10. Pierce says he sits at the kitty- cornered table in the bay window in the new dining room. Mon. 11. Girls drop undesirable courses, and sign up to learn about food. Scenery still in Collection. Sophs too religious to work on Sunday. Tues. 12. Those of us that don ' t live in Wharton give thanks. Good swimmers re- quired to breast the deluge. Wed. 13. First sign of spring. Studes study under the cherry tree. It is announced in the dining room that the " Wooden Stu- dent Cost Association " will meet at 7 o ' clock. Thurs. 14. Some of us get flattering love missives. Others don ' t. Bronk explains to the staff that one idea on paper is worth more to him than twenty-five in your head. Fri. 15. Measles arrive, bag and baggage. Here for a long stay. Pierce cops the $25 in the Oratorical Contest. Basketball, S. 33, Lafayette 29. Sat. 10. S. 37, Carnegie Tech. 18. Food course aspirants ask, " What did we pay $5 lab. fee for? " Model kitchen needs remodel- ing. Sun. 17. Our day is cheered by knowing the Meeting House is open to us again. Crowds throng the walk. Mon. 18. Conspicuous black safety-pins make annual appearance. Tues. ,19. Dr. Hull swings his glasses too much and the cord breaks. The pieces bring high prices as relics. Two Eighty-nine TfrJ! Malcy ©Fwe Wed. 20. Bronk leaves college for Food Conservation work. The staff make him keep his job as Editor. Thurs. 21. Many fussers sing and dance at the Bellevue Stratford. Fri. 22. Miss Hogue tries to start a revo- lution to get a holiday. Nothing doing. Sat. 23. Juniors give their second recep- tion to the Freshmen. Other classes help Seniors attend the Swarthmore Club Ban- quet. Staff decides to make Halcyon a re- ligious publication and hold meetings on Sunday. Pierce leaves early to get inspira- tion for a speech for meeting. C. Belville suspected of German propaganda. Sun. 24. Suspicion confirmed. C. Belville goes home with German measles. Mon. crowded. More measles. Pest house Tuesday, 26. Chem. Dep ' t begins required dyeing. Eagan ' s birthday. Section B wakens him at 6 :30 and gives him a warm recep- tion. Wed. 27. Basketball, S. 25, Delaware 10. Thurs. 28. Phi Beta Kappa members of the faculty meet to decide on the " students " in college. C. Belville fails to make good attempted get-back to college. Only a round- trip ticket to Trenton wasted. Fri. 29. Palmer appears with a hair cut. Phi Beta Kappa elections are not announced. Hair cut wasted. Juniata defeated in de- bate by unanimous decision. Students mis- take debate programs on tables for menus, — not at a Quaker College. Sat. 30. Halcyon may get some work done now. Two members of staff may live on reputation henceforth, ride highbrow goat with eleven others. Sun. 31. Al Nelson discovers the mean- ing of the heading for comic section of Halcyon, proving his worthiness for a place on the staff. MARCH Mon. 4. Phi Beta Kappa members on staff do a little arithmetic and discover it is March 4 and not Feb. 32. Tues. 5. Dean Meeteer objects to turn- ing Somerville into a jewelry store. Wed. 5. We are almost converted to be- come Maud Mullers for the summer. Thurs. 7. Fresh girls get swimming championship. Aurora Borealis visits col- lege and we nearly fall off the roof taking- it in. Fri. 8: Glee Club Concert. Carris tries to outdo F. Williams as Antoni Spagoni. Can ' t be did, Eddie, can ' t be did ! Widener fusses for the first time. Sat. 9. Twenty-eight cooks feed Bill Reilly coffee and fishballs. Esquimaux must have had some experience with Parrish water. Don ' t wash for seventeen years we learn. Sun. 10. Editor sleeps late after Pi Phi dance and keeps nine members of staff waiting forty-one minutes. Two Ninety v,. NOTCLAH J Mon. 11. College becomes annex of pest house. Measles flourishing, while Deputy Chief Editor has been lacking a week or more with Halcyonated eyes. Tues. 12. The survivors sigh for measles. Exams jealously clamor for attention. Wed. 13. Dot Koller shows the rest of the Freshmen how in the gym contest. Thurs. 14. Husky Alumnae flock back, but go home again without breaking girls ' Varsity B. B. record. Fri. 15. News leaks out that five Juniors are now Mortar Boarders. Sat. 16. We hear rumors that we are to go to press soon. We take pictures. We write diary for year. We wax artistic. We tear our hair. We don ' t get dressed for supper. Sun. 17. Getting group pictures for Hal- cyon is hard when half of college is home with measles. Mon. 18. We hear that measle absentees can attend theatres at home, but cannot ap- proach Swarthmore for l(i days. Dining- room saves money. Tues. 19. What ' s a little thing like les- sons with ■ the thermometer at 78? J. R. H. starts 999th poem on Spring. Wed. 20. K. Donnelly goes to Infirmary. Phone on Third West has a rest. Juniors walk off with all high scores in Gym Meet. Thurs. 21. Phil Hicks should come to Somerville to hear real debating form. Girls ' basketball team ends monotonous sea- son — nothing but victories. Fri. 22. Dr. Hull confides in Prexy that he objects to talking to audiences of less than five; THEREFORE Sat. 23. NO Saturday Collection ever any more (this year). We jubilate. Staff ' s beds remain unruffled during night. Clicking typewriters disturb silent corridors. Sun. 24. HALCYON goes to press on schedule. Staff arises. Stretches itself. And looks around for more worlds to conquer. Editor ' s Note : Easter Sunday at 10 :30 P. M. We read above, smile wearily, and dig in for another six hours. Every rose has its thorns. 1 :45 A. M. Monday morning — we ' re still at it. 1 no ift4 DG IFrY 1 n n° Me - PC Two Nincly-one TIKI IE Halcy ©F 112)19 ' We have written the tale of our lives For a sheltered people ' s mirth, In jesting guise — But ye are wise And ye know what the jest is worth. " — Kipling Two Ninety-two ADVERTISEMENTS Two Ninety-three Till— i ,. lIBIIIillUIII . i ,t. A New Rose Species — the Most Floriferous Perfectly Hardy, Bright Yellow Rose " HUGONIS " BLOOMS TEN DAYS EARLIER THAN ANY OTHER ROSE Mrs. Dr. W. Van Fleet. Washington. D. C. spring 1917. said to our President. Robert Pyle: " We had Hugonis in bloom during the last snowstorm, and I never saw a more beautiful sight. " We are constantly on the lookout for new good Roses, and we believe we were the first Rose growers in this country to recognize the value of Hugonis. Our original stock was secured by Mr. Pyle in 191 1, when on a visit to England, and came direct from stock raised from seed from North Central China. Mr. E. H. Wilson, of the Arnold Arboretum, describes Hugonis as follows: " It is an upright-growing shrub 6 to 8 feet tall, and more in diame- ter, with slender and spreading branches. The single, fragrant flowers, each about lY 2 inches across, are produced all along the branches, and so freely are they borne that the branches become yard-long sprays of soft yellow. ' 1 Hugonis is indeed the herald of Roses, and you will find it offered in three sizes, with almost four hundred other choice varieties in our 1918 Spring Floral Guide which we will be glad to send free on request. Write for it today. SPECIAL OFFER — If you mention " The 1919 Halcyon " when order- ing $5 worth of " Hugonis " Roses, we will present you with a copy of our 121-page book, " HOW TO GROW ROSES. " by Robert Pyle, if you request it when ordering. The pONARD j WEST GROVE s JONES CO. VV PENNA. ROBERT PYLE. President ANTOINE WINTZER. Vice-Pres. ' ■- " ■ - ■ v Tzvo Ninety-four The Swarthmore National Bank A SWARTHMORE INSTITUTION Students ' Accounts Especially Desired Safe Deposit Boxes in Burglar Proof Vault for Rent 3% Interest Paid in Savings Fund Department Your Banking Business Cordially Solicited Open for Business at 8:00 A. M. Officers EDWARD B. TEMPLE, President C. PERCY WEBSTER, Cashier CHAS. D. JOYCE, Vice President GERALD H. EFFING, Asst. Cashier Edward B. Temple J. Everett Ramsey Joseph Swain Directors Chax. D. Joyce J. F. Murray ( ' .. Percy Webster Wm. C. Sproul Thomas S. Safford Chas. Paxson Two Ninely-Uve Strath Haven Inn SWARTHMORE, PA. Pompadour Tea Room Always " At Your Service " Open Throughout the Year Special Rates During the Winter Months " LOOK rLKASAXT PI.KANI Two Ninety-six LOGAN TRUST COMPANY OF PHILADELPHIA 1431-33 Chestnut Street OFFICERS President Assistant Trust Officer ROWLAND COMLY ALFRED G. WHITE First Vice President Assistant Treasurer HUGH McILVAIN s , HARVEY THOMAS, JR. Second A r ice President, Trust Officer and Treasurer Assistant Treasurer WILLIAM BRADWAY GEORGE W. BROWN, JR. Secretary and Assistant Treasurer Assistant Treasurer JOHN H. WOOD HARLEY T. McDERMOTT DIRECTORS J. Gibson Mcllvain Walter H. Lippincott William Bradway David L. Lukens Edmund Webster George M. Bunting Charles M. Biddle Charles Major Walter Clothier Frank H. Wood E. Lawrence Fell Alfred H. Lippincott Hugh Mcllvain Rowland Comly . Walter Smedley Capital $1,000,000 Surplus and Undivided Profits $500,000 Franklin National Bank Chestnut Street, West of Broad PHILADELPHIA, PA. INCORPORATED 1900 Capital .... $ 1,000,000 Surplus and Profits - - - 4,000,000 Resources over - - - 60,000,000 OFFICERS J. R. McALLISTER, President J. A. HARRIS, JR., Vice President E. E. SHIELDS, Asst. Cashier J. WM. HART, Cashier W. M. GEHMANN, JR., Asst. Cashier Invites the Accounts of Banks, Bankers, Corporations, Mercantile Firms and Individuals TRAVELERS LETTERS OF CREDIT ISSUED FOREIGN EXCHANGE IN ALL ITS BRANCHES Two Ninety-seven E. Clarence Miller Henry D. Wieand T. H. Dudley Perkins Walter H. Lippincott Harry B. Ireland Established 1865 BIOREN CO. Bankers 314 Chestnut Street, PHILADELPHIA Members Philadelphia and New York Stock Exchanges Deal in High-Grade Municipal, Railroad and Public- Utility Securities Offer Attractive Bond and Stock Investments Yielding from 4$ to 7% Execute stock exchange orders in all markets Transact a General Banking- Business Correspondence Solicited WALTER H. LIPPINCOTT, of the Class of 1899. and T. H. DUDLEY PERKINS, of the Class of 1906, members of the firm; E. RUSSELL PERKINS, of the Class of 1911, is associated with us. Tzvo Ninety-eight A Man Is Judged very much by his associates. Not only by the men with whom he deals, but by the institutions as well. The young man should select his bank with the same care that he selects his friends. He will never have occasion to regret the choice of the First National Bank of Media " The Bank of Safety and Service " MEDIA PHARMACY The Store That Service Built Drugs and Prescriptions Soda Cameras Stationery- Toilet Articles Agency for Samoset, Page Shaw and Huyler ' s Chocolates V1CTROLAS AND RECORDS Auto Delivery Service Anywhere Two Ninety-nine A Swarthmore Tradition Every student who has ever attended Swarthmore College since its foundation, has known and liked Whitman ' s. Whenever its students have wanted the best in chocolates they have bought Whit- man ' s. Now the proper gift is SWARTHMORE PACKAGE CHOCOLATES Other gifts, treats and necessaries are always con- venient at the headquarters for Swarthmore stud- ent buying. Victor D. Shirer, druggist Drugs Cameras Soda Toilet Supplies Three Hundred CHARLES W. HALDEMAN J. G. HALDEMAN, Est. J. G. Haldeman Bro. Produce Commission Merchants and Wholesale Grocers Near By Butter and Eggs Our Own Milk Fed Poultry Hospitals, Hotels and Institutions Supplied 2918-24 Market Street PHILADELPHIA, PA. Established Fifteen Years The Pie Shop Home-made Bread, Rolls, Pies, Cakes and Pastry Table Parties Arranged Picnic Parties at Short Notice Full Line of Sundaes We Make Our Own Ice Crea m | Jevlls Jthouxh Scholars Flounders ' Candy Shop Opposite Pastime Theatre Confections Ice Cream and Sodas State Street, MEDIA, PA. Three Hundred Oi, Mart J pn J chool FIVE years ago Mary Lyon School was but a dream. Today it represents one of the country ' s most not- able successes in the education of young women. Mary Lyon is distinctly a home school, where the fireside atmosphere predominates. A handsome and commodious residence hall has just been erected. The school equip- ment is complete and thoroughly modern. Its sightly location on the top of a hill overlooks a placid stream, coursing through the woods and fields below. Athletics and recreation play an important part in the lives of Mary Lyon ' s happy, healthy girls. The curriculum covers the fine arts, college preparatory, home economics, music, general and finishing courses. We cordially invite you to visit the school. Catalog mailed on request. HALDY M. CRIST, A. B., FRANCES L. CRIST, A. B., Principals SWARTHMORE, PA. Seven Gables, our school for little girls from 6 to 14 years, occupies a separate building with a separate faculty under the principals of the senior school. Outdoor class-rooms and play. Catalog. Sivarihmore Preparatory School Swarthmore really molds boys for lives of usefulness. It Is a school with a definite mission, and aims to discharge every day its deep responsibility. Each boy receives individual direction from men of strong character and keen minds, bringing out what is best in him and cultivating that in which hcmay be deficient. Modern buildings, exceptional campus and grounds, indoor and outdoor sports. Write for booklet, ,T The Vision of Swarthmore. " A. H. TOMLINSON, Headmaster Dept. , Swarthmore, Pa. (11 miles from Phila.) Three Hundred Two Charming View of the Dining Room Overlooking the River WALBER ' S RIVERSIDE HOTEL ESSINGTON, PA. Beautifully Situated on the Delaware River Front. Gunning, Fishing, Shore Dinners, Card Parties, Private Dances Both Phi Catering to Large and Small Parties a Specialty CHARLES WALBER, Proprietor Three Hundred Three Where Modern Standards of Cleanliness Prevail issue Is the Most Satisfactory and Economical Towel SCOTT PAPER COMPANY PHILADELPHIA, PA. Scottissue Products for Personal Hygiene BUCK HILL FALLS Come to Buck Hill Falls for a few days rest before final examinations or for general recuperation. No studies, lots of tennis, golf, swimming, and plenty to eat. Quite the center for Swarthmore people. The Inn is open all the year and furnishes winter sports throughout the winter. CHARLES N. THOMPSON, General Manager BUCK HILL FALLS, PA. ' SHOEY " IN " FRANCI Three Hundred Four SINCE 1792 Did You Ever See An American Flag With Fifteen Stars? In street parades they used to pass the offices of the Insurance Com- pany of North America back in 1792. In that. year, Kentucky, the fif- teenth state came into the Union. It was in Kentucky, a few years later, that the first fire insurance agent to do business in America received his appointment — and the North America was the Company he represented. And during the 125 vears that have since passed into history, the North America has been rendering a complete service to property own- ers on land and sea without a single interruption. Its value to you rests upon the experience of those years — an experi- ence ripened by time and association w ith generation after generation of America ' s merchants, manufacturers, shippers and property owners generally. fCO NDED „ s Inipvuranco Company " of North America PHILADELPHIA. Capital 84,000,000 Assets Over $28,400,000 Surplus to Policyholders $12,317,502.26 Fire Insurance Tornado Sprinkler Leakage Inland Salesman ' s Floater Automobile Use and Occupancy Builders ' Risk Tourist Cotton Insurance Marine Rent Leasehold Parcel Post Registered Mail Three Hundred Five The Famous Stein -Bloch Smart Clothes The Famous Hart Schaffner Marx Clothing For MEN and YOUNG MEN The Best Ready-to- Wear Clothing in the World MEN ' S CUSTOM TAILORING High-Class Fabrics, Correct Styles Fit and Workmanship Guaranteed Sold in Philadelphia Exclusively by STRAWBRIDGE CLOTHIER Three Hundred Six WORSTED and WOOL KNITTING YARNS for SWEATERS and SOCKS in Oxford and Khaki Mixtures. J. T. ROBEY 232 Chestnut Street PHILADELPHIA, PA. G. We Carry a Complete Line of KEDS and GYM. SHOES Have you tried our Repair Department ? SWEENEY ' S MEDIA ( students we ' ve earned ores Jacob Reed ' s Sons •Clothiers- Haberdashers Hatters ' 1424-1426 Chestnut St. Philadelphia. DANIEL B. SHEPP, President EDGAR A. MURPHY, Sec ' y-Treas. MURPHY- PARKER CO. Edition Book Binders N. W. Cor. Seventh and Arch Sts. PHILADELPHIA, PA. Three Hundred Seven These Are Provided at HAMILTON COURT A courtyard and a fountain outside your windows, old tapes- try, old mahogany, old brass within. To the discriminating, these things mean " home " and " elegance. " Chestnut and 39th Streets, PHILADELPHIA, PA. A meriea ' s Greatest Light Six Aldus Wilbur SWARTHMOKE, PA. You can save money by consulting me when buying or ex- changing Autos of any make. Passenger Cars or Trucks A. R. JUSTICE COMPANY Wholesale Silverware, Cut Glass, Prize Cups, Etc. Manufacturers of U-Kan Plate Silver Polish 612 Chestnut St., PHILADELPHIA, PA The Hoover and Smith Company Diamond Merchants Jewelers Silversmiths 6L6 Chestnut St. Philadelphia PHILADELPHIA ' S OFFICIAL FRATERNITY JEWELKR " If you want the finest pin made, and novelties of the best quality — We make ' em. " Specialists in MEDALS. PRIZES. TROPHIES If you want a GOOD POCKET KNIFE insist on an " ULSTER. ' " For sale at Good Hardware and Cutlery Stores evert where. Three Hundred Ei.slit ANTHONY P. GRECO PHILADELPHIA Barbershops Adelphia Hotel Bingham Hotel Vendig Hotel Ritz-Carlton •XIGHT PROWLERS " The West Jersey Paper Manufacturing Company Manufacturers of All Grades of Rope Manilla Open Mouth and Bates ' Valve Bags For Cement, Lime and Plaster Front and Elm Streets CAMDEN, N. J. Three Hundred Niiu KENDIG-WHELAN MASON Custom Tailors TTAVE been making CLOTHES for the " better dressed " College men for years. Perhaps you are among our clientele? If not the loss is as great to you as it is to us. So the next time make up your mind to try — Kendig - Whelan - Mason 131 South 12th Street PHILADELPHIA BELL PHONE Three Hundred Ten THE MAROT GREENHOUSES Flowers and Plant Service Flowers sent anywhere by Parcel Post or Express Open Only 7:00 A. M. to .5:30 P. M. Phone 21 Marceau Photographer Special Rate to Students TELEPHONE 605 1609 Chestnut Street PHILADELPHIA, PENNA. Morton Chronicle Press GEORGE E. WHITAKER, Proprietor ( ' ommercial Printing Bell ' Phone 1019-J MORTON, PA. Greenhouses and Store : 313 Dickinson Avenue SWARTHMORE, PA. PHILADELPHIA BOOK CO. Engineering and Technical Books 17 S. 9th St. PHILADELPHIA, PA. I hire Eleven BORDEN ' S Almond Bars Are the Best All Good Druggists and Grocers Ask for BORDEN ' S Ice Cream Pastry FRANK BRANNAN POWNALL BUILDING Opposite Town Hall Candy Cakes " ACROSS THE CAMPUS ' Save Money and Go to the Right TAILOR Bell Phone S-504 HARRIS COMPANY You will get your work at the time promised it ' it is done by us. Corner or Chester Road and Park Avenue Three Twelve All the in this book were made by the Qtlbert jgftutitos 926 Chestnut Street Philadelphia, Pa. Three Thirteen A patriotic thing to do — subscribe to THE PHOENIX (The Link that Binds Swarthmore to her Men in the Service) The Phoenix, during the past year has spent a major part of its efforts in the interest of Swarthmore men in the service, and shall con- tinue to do so with renewed vigor in the future with the endeavor to complete its mailing directory among the men themselves. The Year ' s Subscription Mailed Anywhere. CARL D. PRATT, ' 18, Business Manager. DEVELOPING PRINTING AND ENLARGEMENTS " THE BETTER KIND " CA M E R AS 5 ' iKJL .25? MAIL ORDERS, PROMPT SERVICE SEND FOR PRICE LIST. 8IZ CHESTNUT ST. 812 RUSHING THE CAN ' Three Fourteen H. D. REESE Purveyor to Swarthmore College Meats 1203 Filbert St. PHILADELPHIA, PA. Wm. Bertsch Co. Y. M. C. A. Hand Books a Specialty N. E. Cor. 6th and Arch Streets PHILADELPHIA Chester Times Job Printing Depart- ment in the nearest big, complete printing plant to Swarthmore College. The students find it convenient to order their printing at the Times office. Chester, Pa. OFFICIAL PRINTERS for the PHOENIX THE LARGEST SWARTHMORE ITBLK ' ATJON The Ingleneuk Tea House Excellent Luncheons Attractive Afternoon Teas Tempting Dinners SuperlativeSunday NightSuppers 120 Park Ave. SWARTHMORE, PA. I. H. Wisler Son Manufacturer of all kinds of Chairs and Rockers 223-25 N. Sixth Street, Glass of 76 PHILADELPHIA of WEBSTER ' S NEW INTERNATIONAL DICTIONARIES are in use by business men, engineers, bankers, judges, archi- tects, physicians, farmers, teachers, li- brarians, clergymen, by successful men and women the world over, ARE YOU EQUIPPED TO WIN? The New International is an all-knowing teacher, a universal question answerer. 400,000 Vocabulary Terms. 2700 Pages. 6000 Illustrations. Colored Plates. 30,000 Geograph- ical Subjects. 12,000 Biographical Entries. Regular and India-Paper Editions. Write for Spec- imen Pages, Il- lustrations, etc. Free, a set of Pocket Maps if you name this paper. G. C. MERRIAM CO., Springfield, Mass. I m g g v vi mm : Three Fifteen JOriNM.DGYLE MEMORIAL TABLETS US.THIRD ST.. PHILADELPHIA CATALOGUE ON REQUEST E. C. WALTON Real Estate and Insurance SWARTHMORE, PA. " TARTAN " BRAND GROCERIES A trial will adjust the scales of judgment to decide on " TAR- TAN " Brands as a daily neces- sity — by the careful house- keeper. Ask Your Grocer for " TARTAN " BRAND Coffee, Tea, Canned Goods SURE TO PLEASE Alfred Lowry Bro. PHILADELPHIA The little necessities which you need so often can always be found in our store. We anticipate your wants and solicit your trade. " Courtesy, Satisfaction and Quality " Our Motto J. D. DURNALL station square Hardware ' AT THE SHOHIS " ROBERT SHOEMAKER C0. Wholesale Druggists Manufacturers of PAINTS and VARNISHES N. E. Corner Fourth and Race Streets PHILADELPHIA Three Sixteen «•» E, ZS„ WlllZ Auto Specialties Make an old car look Send for No. 21 Catalog new — Keep a new car FRANK H. STEWART from looking old. ELECTRIC CO. Old Mint Building The R. M. Hollingshead Co. 37-39 N. 7th St. PHILADELPHIA, PA. CAMDEN, N. J., U. S. A. Plate Glass Williams, Darnell Window Glass Company Skylight and Floor Glass. Kolled Cathedral, Beautiful Tints. Embossed, Enameled Anthracite and Colored Glass. A full Line of Stock and Plain Window Glass. Every Variety for COAL Architect ' s and Builder ' s Use. A Full Line of Glazier ' s Diamonds. Bituminous Benjamin H. Shoemaker 205-207-209-211 N. 4th Street PHILADELPHIA, PA. Drexel Building PHILADELPHIA MANUFACTURERS ' Lighting Fixtures SUPPLIES CO. Lanterns (H. C. Wigraore, ' 19) Biddle-Gaumer Automobile and Motor- Company cycle Supplies 3846-56 Lancaster Ave., Cherry and Juniper Streets PHILADELPHIA, PA. PHILADELPHIA, PA. Art Metal Workers Three Seven ecu JOSEPH C.FERGUSON, Jr. Optical Goods, Kodaks and Kodak Supplies Op. loth Street Exit Broad Street Station B-8 and 10 South 15th Street PHILADELPHIA Friends Books School Supplies Printing Engraving Headquarters for Friends Marriage Certificates WALTER H. JENKINS STATIONER 140 North 15th Street, PHILADELPHIA, PA. pratts, The Original Animal and Poultry Regula- tors and Remedies and Baby Chick Food of America Used nearly fifty years by successful stock and poultry raisers. Better results and increased profits se- cured by their use. Sold on " Satisfaction or Money Back " guarantee by dealers everywhere. PRATT FOOD CO. PHILADELPHIA CHICAGO TORONTO If You Want an Expert Tailor fi (jy French Dry Cleaning Remodeling Scouring Pressing Just come to the Swarthmore Tailor 9 South Chester Road Save Your Old Clothes Special Rates for Students Three Eighteen This is the Plant Engraving $ Printing Binding ALL UNDER ONE ROOF m til ffi II E EfE|EfeBIig.Q5£E WfrFrirr El Buildiugs Owned and Exclusively Occupied by GRIT Makers of the 1919 Halcyon College and School Half-tone and Line Engraving Especially Solicited. Write Us Before Placing Your Next Order GRIT PUBLISHING CO. WILLIAMSPORT, PA. Three Nineteen SAVE FOR LIBERTY Buy War Savings Stamps The College Student ' s Way to Put the Lead Into the Kaiser Buy ' til It Hurts Three Twenty


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