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I € COSMO BURTON R. OPPER, was born in Ohio on the shore of Lake Erie. He attended the prim¬ ary and high school near Lake Side, Ohio, and taught school from 1905 to 1908. While attend¬ ing Valparaiso University he received his call to preach. Burton entered Taylor in 1909 and graduated from the Academy and the Greek Theological course in 1913. He taught penman¬ ship from 1912 to 1914, was president of the Philo Literary Society, Eulogonian Debating Club, won honors in the inter Club Debate in 1911 and in 1914. He also won the Kerr Orator¬ ical Contest in 1912, and was a member of the Quartet from 1910 to 1914. He goes to India in the fall of 1916. “By right discipline we can increase strength ' ’ CORA FALES, A, B. ' 15, was born in Wil- liamstown, Mass. She is a graduate of the high school of Rockwell City, Iowa, and also of the Cincinnati Missionary Training School. She is a member of the Elizabeth Gamble Deaconess Home at Cincinnati. She spent several years as assistant pastor in Cincinnati and also worked among the poor. Miss Fales receives her M. A. degree this year and will be a member of Tay¬ lor’s faculty next year. “We are so in act as we are in habit, and so in habit as we are in act. " VERE WALFORD ABBEY hales from Car- bondale, Pa. He was a very precocious youmg- ster for he began talking when he was three months old and sung his first song at the age of 18 months. Thi ' s fact accounts for his proficiency in these arts now. He moved to Upland in 1910, graduated from Taylor Academy in ’12 and re¬ ceives his A. B. this year. He was Philo presi¬ dent in 1913, joint winner of Preston Gold Prize debate 1914, Eurekan Interclub debate winner in 1915, member of Quartette three years, instruc¬ tor in chemistry and physics, and last, but not least, president of ' 15 Junior class and ' 16 Senior class. “Man is the sun of the world, - more than the real sun. ’’ ETHEL L. MABUCE, Thalo and Soangetaha, was born near Marquand, Mont. Her early edu¬ cation was received in the common schools of her native state. She wielded the birch as a school “marm” for a few years, later she at¬ tended Bible School in Chicago. She came to Taylor five years ago and has been in constant attendance ever since. Miss Mabuce has very efficiently filled the office of assistant registrar of Taylor for several years. She receives her A. B. degree this spring. She expects to do missionary work in Burma. “Life means learning to abhor The false, and love the true. " GEORGE ALFRED SNIDER came into this world in Adams County, Indiana. He graduated from Bluffton Business College in 1907 and Tay¬ lor Academy in 1912. He has served in the ca¬ pacity of president of the Thalo Literary Society, was state Secretary-Treasurer of the I. P. A., president of the Eureka Debating club. He was president of Upland Epwarth League, and direc¬ tor of the Evening Choir at the M. E. Church for three years. “Nine tenths of the miseries and vices of man¬ kind proceed from idleness. " - m TAYLOR UNIVERSITY L.
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cosmo m i J. D. DRUSCHEL first saw daylight at Rock Rapids, Iowa, but soon moved to Egan S. Dakota the coyote state. He graduated from the high school there in 1910, winning the scholarship. He entered Taylor in 1912. He received a diploma from the academy in 1913, won the Parr Oratorical Contest in 1915, the Peace Oratorical Contest in 1916, the Interclub Debate in 1916 and the Tennis Championship in doubles for tho Thalos in 1915. He was president of the Prohi¬ bition League in 1914-15, Thalo Literary Society in 1916 and Eulogonian Debating Club in 1915. He served as advertising manager of Echo from 1913 to 1916 and as business manager of the Cosmo. He is a member of the Aristocrato and Prohibition candidate for the state legislature. “If the heart of a man is depressed with cares The mist is dispelled when a woman appears. ” EDNA BENNETT opened her big eyes first in Lebanon, Indiana, but at present she lives at Walkerton, Indiana. Her future home is as yet undecided. She graduated from the high school of her present home. She has served as Secre¬ tary of the Philos, president of the Soangetaha Debating club, and won honors as reader in the intersociety contest of 1915. “Maiden with the meek brown eyes, In whose orbs a shadow lies, Like the dusk in evening skies. M FRANK S. YOUNG was born near Roanoke, Indiana, in 1888. He attended the public schools of Jackson township and graduated from the Roanoke High School in 1907. Frank was mar¬ ried on Easter Sunday of 1909 and entered Taylor in 1912. The time between his graduation from high school and his entrance to Taylor, Frank was line electrician for a traction company. He entered the ministry in 1911 but did not take reg¬ ular work until 1916. “Progress is the law of life.” LULU RUPPERT was born in North Dakota in the 19th century. She graduated from the High school of Roanoke, Indiana, attended Nor¬ mal school at Terre Haute and Winona. Her age enabled her to teach sohool for an unknown period of time before coming to T. U. She is a loyal Thalo and Soangetaha. She entered lay- lor in September 1913. “A simple maid and proper toa, Her smile is big enough for two.” ROBERT L. TRESSLER was born on a farm near Bellefonte, Pa. He attended public school for several years, graduated from the High School of Beileforte, also from Dickinson Sem¬ inary, Williamsport, Pa. He entered T. U. in 1914. He was president of the Philos, Prohibi¬ tion League, Holiness League, and was a Eu- rek an “Where there is most of God there is least of self.” A. AMY SPALDING, Philo and Soangetaha. She was born in Onida, S. Dakota, on a farm. In April, 1907 she graduated from the common achools at Driscoll, N. D. after six years attend¬ ance, at which place she also took three years high school work. She accepted Christ as her personal Savior under the ministry of Carradine in 1910. She came to Taylor in December, 1911, and graduated from the Academy, June, 1913. President of Soangetaha Debating Club and Prayer Band. _ .. “The great mind knows the power of gentle¬ ness.” m TAYLOR UNIVERSITY
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