United States Naval Academy - Lucky Bag Yearbook (Annapolis, MD)

 - Class of 1914

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HosK1Ns COMPANY 904-06 CHESTNUT STREET PHILADELPHIA my name is not ,Algernon Chester ielo fllfume Braostreet but just plain .' .1 v V ' ' 'llluclxy Bag. the Zlst, of the gooo olo '- ' - lC. S. S. 55ancroft'1l'l'all. ju l j Q W reetings ano Salutations! f - , - 71 have a cousin on boaro every ship ' of the 7.6. S. Navy. Tfis name is -lluclxy Bag. too. :But he is a huge canvas bag where all the ooos ano enos founo lying arouno the oecks are stoweo by the master-at-lrms for safekeeping. Ghese stray things vary from a thumb tack to a pair of oress trousers. jlerlooically this bag is openeo. ano the men in turn oraw for articles, thus trying their luck. Some oraw blanks while others get valuables. fAno just as my huge cousins on the big ships of the Utleet holo all the ooos ano enos founo aboaro by the master- at-fArms so oo fl! holo all the boobs ano enos that have maoe 1914 a class ofwhtch,1l believe, the Service is justly prouo. T11 trust, bear Heaoer, that it is your lot on opening me to oraw not a blank-but something that is really worth while. E- d 'Go 'Lieutenant "'1Doug"Tl'l'owar6 Knileb States Navy the Class of 1914 respectfully bebicates Ibisaiucky Bag because " be bas mabe us what we are" I E-wwe QA L. A lk: ' sw jf 'Miva 1 .4-3 . . fm' "rn 454, ,.v' In QT r .. , , .54 , r2'rf"?f9'1 K rw, Q 1 .4 X19 In 'F xr!- . ax ' :-QB ,-L. s..,,,, r ,, 4 f:'W'.' ' - " 1-.','. 1'-"IA an ' - 4,1 -- 4-X ., " 1 iT, f 1 I 1 4 v A' O J- ,W i , -4 w......-N r 4"""fl ,1- The Superintendent The Commandant of Midshipmen -. 1, - xl ,, 3 W, W' lt A Jr, nj 7 ' -I, 2. .q,,, 1-1 A n 'Q " -I ,y flzm ,.', sp 'l'l, '-,, -Q! ' ,'- Qhx -1' ,, w J. , ,, J wi. I ,, 9 Arg, 1 ,-,QQ 'A , ,A:.A1' ma,- evq . . 13915 Z1 -x" as -Y Y 'as v..f if., A 5 1 ,Wai j.v'i29?1ga.?Q,g kgs - 36.5 -, ' ,I ' '. ' . ,,..'.f. A -,fr rv '. H '-f 4 . .ei 1 ,A 'i '5 A ,'- ,X -' 22.55 wggfb U 25512 f-ww Q- mi x '- g 5 X Q . 'Lf 25' '1. 57- . . FS' .. 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U Z . . v- 1 ., lg J th ai. Apu? .Q , " Goo lVl'sieur Corbesier: Et wh f""'ff d Morning, Sir!" ISCIPLINE is that branch of study that makes a disciplinarian out of a disciple. Text-books studied: A Message to Garcia and The Great Destroyer. O. C. Qplebe summerl. Mr. Hale, take charge of Mr. Hart and march him over to the Marine Engineering building for instruction in boilers. Hale. Aye, aye, sir! Battalion, atten- tion! Squads right, march! Hale Cat M. E.. buildingl. Sir, l report the first Battalion for Construction of Boilers. lVl'sieur Corbesier: l vant to choose cadet offisseays for le summay, so if der est eny man ob le nieu fort class Whoo has had le meelitary trainin' befor', let him step to le fron'. ' Gunpowder Gladden Qlst sergeant and the ranking 3-striper-to-be of Annapolis St. johnsj with chest inflated proudly goes forward. er' 'ave yoo had le meelitary trainin' befor? Our Gunpowder: At St. Johns of Annapolis, sir! M'sieur Corbesier: Vell, back to les ranks, meartch! O. C. to Fat Mecum the second day Fat is a Midshipman. "Well, Mr. Nlecum, what do you want in this office, sauntering around like that?" Fat Cstill looking aroundj "Oh, nothing much! I just wanted to get aquarter changed." I3 Z , ag! Y A,,fj' -' fm P VXUX " Three-two minus nine-lenlhsrlwo-three."-" Whal do P" "Play a game of Burragef' - lEAlVlANSl-HP is the course that restrains a ' midshipman from wearing his cap on the star- board tack when coming about an O. C. "Three-three, two-threeg two-nine, one- nineg two-five. one-five: signals!" Without this efficient system of blinker signals Gracie Wills would be unable to converse from the choir to his girl in the forward balcony. Boolack: "Why er-er-er when a vessel is on the starboard tack, sailing free and wind from aft -w- '-- --." Hungry: "Baseballs, Mr. Stecherg sit down." Lt. Bill B-: "For God's sake, Mr. Alford,put the helm down! Do you want us all to go overboard?" Leon: "I can't put the helm down any further, sir! l am standing on it now." "No-oo, No-oooo-ooooo, dat ain't right, dat ain't right, pineapple, yeh-hh, pineapple In I5 Q Q " -E-ij -'. H 14 G nb l A 1 X l . Wk fa I A H U E AND N 5921.11 Q I Q,,s9, , yi -. R -.. This pamphlet is slrictly confdenlialf' R DNANCE. and Gunnery gives miclshipmen practical instruction in sighting, spotting and hitting a 2.5 semi-empirically by applying the angle of elevation in the tree tops. From an article by a midshipman: "Since l86l much has been said for and against torpedoes. V----- A - ----fe-fe-. In conclusion, in regard to this perplexing question of torpedoes I must say that, pyrostatically and thermoclynamically speak- ing, Farragut in his concise assertion was un- equivocally correct." "That may work all right, Mr. Doyle, but you see, l've never been shipmates with that kincl of mechanism. You are a sea lawyer, eh, Mr. Doyle." "No, sir! No, sir! l am just stating plain facts." 5 Before: Co to the board. Naw, that's wrong. Work it out yourself. Wrong again. One-three! After Take the boarcls, gentlemen. Yes, that's about right. Slight arlthmetical error Sit clown. Three-five. Chorus More marriages, please! I7 'Y NTAW GA QIN f 33? fj Q f . - Q K -: W Wj: i , E J jk, it V XM. M - KI g I -- , H, fa., , ,:..1-- I ,f lw x 1, . b i Mm , f f 5 1 if Www' 1 X- K 1 gi? I , ,if 2f ,ff W j 2v+Q' fQ1 f: . 1 K 5 :ff Wg ,' f , 'll1IQ 1' I' ' M153 M 5 wg,v 1 , WJ J M... .,.. JV fl WdJ' W !! f QWWlUfUUUUJu Jc X 1 li' 'V' '31 , I L . ,, . ,.' ' nz-cs. . - L-.. . ,,, . . , . 1 .- e " Q E f?:I'," 'NS'.'- ' .-'l -" " . V .. . ... . 1 " ' b' . -f vw vm., - ' ,mf .fav i , 1 - , Q l Q I , "Accuracy and than Cclcrilyf' AVIGATION is that branch of theoretical dope that inculcates in a midshipman the habit of navigating without his bearings QClass Reunion for instancel. Saturday, December l3th, "P" Work. Admiral Winslow: "Why, l can work out a Marcq St. Hilaire in 3 minutes. l can take a sight when the ship is beginning to take a bend and have it worked out by the time she has completed the turn. The trouble with you young men is that you look for too damn many mistakes, and when you do it you are sure to Hnd them." Tommie Thomas: "Yes, sir, the Zodiac is the path of the Zodiacal light." Peck Snyder's definition: "Time,clearly and concisely, is a measure of duration." "Nothing more, nothing less, preferably nothing less." " Well, Mister Umpty Ump, did you ever study Greek?" " When l was skipper of the U. S. S. Spitkit on the Yang-tse-Kiang, l," etc., etc. I9 ENE NGEINEE HNKCS W f 3 ' fi N V L CWTm N pq..- ' -4 .hir ' ' 7 ' N' ' ' I 1 ' -wa... .. -c Q T ,M six S t ' '22 ,lf 47 41 iflf TA S I ,....,,....... . .iii W T ,N L I.. .-Ml, . m y . ,W .mu q 1? .il ' 'fl-7: . 1, ........ l "1 can savvy lap and lead." 1 got lower marks in everything else. Friedie: "What've you got 1 Bill: "2.5I, sir!" TARINE Engineering and Naval Construction alias Steam is the course that forms in a mid- shipman a saturated supply of hot air. Turkey: The watertight door should be so constructed that a man can make his egress after the door is closed. Same. At noon each day the total amount of coal on hand is hoisted up to the yard arm. T. T. Bower in Boilers neglects to write his name on the blackboard but instead has the number of his slip written up in big letters, B-3. Percy comes over close, takes a squint at T. T.'s blackboard, eyes the B-3 and thus ignites: "Mister Bower, w'ere's yur name?" No answer. Pause of one minute. Percy: "Well, wat der hell you tink you are anyway, a submarine?" May, l9l3. Bill Bungert: "No, sir, l'm not studying much in Steam now because l've and l want to put my time on them." n Steam?" 21 I 1 2 Q X 1 my-1 7705 MD f AND . X fx Emwlzilf- XXIXEGX-X ISNQSQ' ,ff .f ' X, 'N .I - 1 ,Wigs AQ 1 4' if , j g 5 , . 3 --"J V- , A -. "Lesson to-morrow, Friday, Arlicles 141-149, inclusive. Cenllcmen, man lhc boards." " 'ATHEMATICS and Mechanics alias Math is the branch of study that compels a midship- man to differentiate an unknown quantity between the limits of a brick and a queen. Problem by He Smith: "A uniform yardstick weighing I0 ounces is supported in a horizontal position by the thumb at one end and the forefinger 3 inches from the end. What is the pressure on the thumb and on the forefinger?" Pud Leonard Qscratching his head for datajz "Sir, how long did you say that yard- stick was?" He Smith: H27 inches, of course!" "Since we have now disposed of the cardioid let us proceed to consider the lemnis- catumf' Ricky: "Please, sir, l've got my answer 7.500l, and the answer in the book is 7.5000." Pop Brown's Lecture to the Plebes, May, I9l2: "Now that third class, Class of l9l4, is doing fine. They are just doing splendidly. lt's a fine class. And l'm proud of them, too. Why they finished up calculus with high marks and solid analytics and then took up mechanics, all in one year. And everyone of them made big fine marks, too. l tell you, that's a fine class. And you want to be a fine class, just like them." 23 'af 1 fi gag-vi-E 57,-E' . 51253 als +- if wg: if t 7 i 1' 7 ' ' T' gun: J Law 51--wi Q 1 . P 3 57 We iv' , .san,u,u55M-want? in M? my L? WJ 2 in: mu mi Mmump-:se what - sv v' Hvwlf wwvn "L - , " , -fwfr ff s .fs...:f' aff W' wwf - . wewt' M- 2s ffb0 ' A U- ' : : ,Q "3 .3 35-'.f W-Wiki 25 1 awww ' '! 3 I- V -ww vu ' 4 , ' "i E MQ? WH E3 ...mmf '..E1...,.,fa7M w,ii.M:ff2..,.-.mx 'Q-..WT,.! I , f,,.f , - I!'T.Cu Hts" Gentlemen, this is very simple." Average of the Class on October Exam., l.86." LECTRICAL Engineering alias Skinny is the course that makes the midshipmen's ac- tions and reactions shock the uncivilized communities. Message received by radio: A demaeease in fieaid caitses an inunaeease in sweeene. . Midshipman puts a dot and dash to- gether and gets: A decrease in field causes an increase in speed. Pat Downey f2nd Class Yearj as sec- tion leader: instructor standing in corner. Section seats! CNO one sits downj ! ? it in P I Section seats! KNO action takenj P ! ! 'll ? l ! ? Sit down, you bunch of fat heads. CStill no responsej Well, you ! ? ! ! 9 tk l, stand up then! Voice from corner. "I am here, Mr. Downey: report your section." The second section leader took charge: Downey was carried away. Pat Downey Clst Class Yearj "All I know about an automobile is that the motors run by gasoline." Lt Bald Theo Well Brown, how did you come out on the examination?" Babe Not much slr they went and changed the figures on me." 25 07" P X, 'Qi r x, L A so-56311 ' H 'ai " Ye Gods! forty-seven unsat!" , I , 4. NGLISH is the branch of study that teaches ay midshipman how to be a boat oflicer. How the Score stood Youngster year at the end of the Semi-anns: Sludy Unsals Math 3 Steam 0 Skinny 0 Dago 3 English 47 Brigade Order Number 46 was the direct result of the unprecedented score registered by the English Department. English instructor's way of saying "Pipe down": "Gentlemen, I shall have to ask you to refrain from making any un- necessary commotion." New instructor explaining a naval engagement: "Now one cannon ball traveled through the kitchen and made a hole in the roof while others blazed through the chimney, causing soot to fall downstairs." Same spiel by the Crafty bird: "Now er-er-er the what-you-call-it was fired through the thing-a-bob and left a gigantic hole in the what's-its-name, while others went through the what-not! And so on and so on and so on ..... " "None other than a gentleman, as well as a seaman both in theory and practice, is qualified to support the character of a commissioned officer in the Navy, nor is any man fit to command a ship of war who is not also capable of communicating his ideas on paper in language that becomes his rank." 27 .A wg :lm , . 'QT' I J r 'awyiivlfl p A hA MJ If ' 4 , f . ' F3 gf' "-N31 , V wi". -, x -mu I,.. I .v,' I if 4 - jfflz. 'A:" I VI I l 40' 7' y vlai - -, 41 - . Ia a A fran- - , . X Fifi! yxx if , C ' . f ' '+"' ' 1' .. f ,- Y X sf f K VW P f W ' J' J ' , W' V451 ' I' - f ' , - W 1 J v elif? 1 IIIFJAGYERIK: ' I Z ' f , I ' I if ' A ,W f f' ,' f 1 7 1 Vyffl? K 1 i 1 4 I W , . R i x X ' A X ' X' O X X W' Q .wg ', N. - l'?Ff.2:1- 11 M ...,., , ..,,.. -, 'tV,'::':. IL -, .- 1 Y f' gdb if f? Hlx C my -N mf ' ' .,, . I. .A -, - ,,- 0 I .-z, .," K. Q , 5531. ,v:g' ,E H31 gg: jf Se . K P' 'ln' 1' , ff- ' . 1 Q,-',: ' " ii, 1 71 455 ' P 1' - b .,j f ' , i-:gp A ' 'V 'Q..f'7'J,7'-.5cf1f'.' , ""1k4''W"'-i'-if-,iifii-,1.J ,. . .Wi ,.,?i'iArf1:5,,:'.m-E1 Q WU, .,-.wav , V I, U mm.: -I l ,NA-R 44 A 5m,,4,,,, .-nn QL... Mimmm A EM .JK f'.?:E'5P ,VAQ t we ff' ' L 1 -M , .. -'-..,.,, X , " We Sthpaniards are stho sthensitivef' ODERN Languages is the course that leads a midshipman to the correct understanding of his course at the Class Supper. For to-day we haf Leccion twelve y translation y los verbos acostarse and to go. Da boo-ook, da book don't say dat. Yooo, yoo say what da boo-ook say. QY Usted? . "Ah, Mr. Latimore, you remember what ltold you! I increase your mark two tenths." iLa clase! il..a clase! All those who know hold up their hands. El Mundo Grzifico: fadvertisement col- umnl lmpresionado dolorosamente por sepa- racion, adorzindote y quericndote mais cada dia: hare cuanto decias en tu carta. Desde el fondo del alma te envio todo mi amor inmenso. No te olvido un instanteg no te olvidare nunca ..... Tuyo, tuyo, siempre, siempre, Triquitraque. Professors Screwjacks and Dagoran are making out monthly reports. Dagoran accidentally spills some ink on Screw's sheet. Screw: "Gracious goodness, Dagoran, be more careful." Dagoran Qwho is very religiousj : "My God, what language!" 29 Zt'f"" MAL 41125 YGIZEEV MXYSQULQK, .ily -- l'l.IH 'ini-!.....l 'l l To the right, arm's distance, lake inlerval, march!" AVAL HYCIENE and Physiology alias Bones is the branch of study that promotes in a mid- shipman first aid to another midshipman who is fool enough to drag a whole seminary. "Left arm upward, right arm sideways, leftfoot forward and head backward ll Stretch!" Stay in that position. Symptoms of being "unsat": Late lights, clean clothes, two extra sirs, multitudes of questions. a smiling countenance in the section room and a hearty laugh at the prof's twice-told joke. Atenshion there! Atenshion there! Atenshion! Advance! One-two. Retreat one-two! Front rank lead: rear rank guard. Front rank send left to jaw: rear rank counter. Thirty pages, 4.005 twenty pages, 3.005 ten pages, 2.50. Lecture about Samoa sold in packages, two for five. General prudential rule: If you can't be goocl, be careful. 3I X...-AI' MIDSHIPMEN ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION OFFICERS BASEBALL Vaiden, J. I... I'I4J Vinson, T. N. Q'I4J Nicholls, W. M. C'I4J Adams, R. R. I'I5j Fisher, H. A. C'l5D Hicks, W. A. Q'I5J Glover, R. O. Q'I5j Hamilton, S. A. Q'I6J Rodgers, B. Q'I6j CREW Ingram, H. I... C'I4J QCross-oarb Brown, H., Jr. C'I4J QCross-oarj Wicks, Z. W. C'I4J CCross-oarj Heard, W. A. C'l4J CCross-oar, Culbert, F. P. C'I5J Q ning, T?-HE 'M NW WRESTLING KW. N. TJ Stecher, L. J. C'l4j Howe, G. T. C'I4D Cladden, C. T. f'I4D Davis, J. T. C'I5D Graf, I-I. W. C'I5J FENCING Hans, R. F. C'I4J Clennon, P. T. C'I5J LACROSSE CL. N. TJ qc - p . . Overesch, I-T?lB.o?l5j mxzi' lclflgj Howard f",?S29f'gf cohen, M. Y. Q'I4J 'fdrogs-oar? Creighton, IVI. C'l4J Redman J R cm gunneeg,-JiF,f"49 . . . y , . y K, 45 Vaughan' R' L' I '49 ciiZi.iisr,o12 P. ,C'I4J GYMNASIUM qc. N. 'r.p galjf:"gll3Hl3Af H20 Addoms, A. I-I. C I4J Sp kg R, C. '14 Cooper- M- C- V155 lviifclfili, R. J.,l'l5l Palmer, E.. C. C'I4J Howe, G. T. I'I4J RIFLE CR. N. TJ Ruddock, T. D. Q'I4J Brown, H., Jr. I'l4J Clark. B. F. C'l4J , Armstrong, D. W. Q'I5J Felton, F. E. C'I4J Perry, B. F. I'I5J Easton, G. H. CISJ Lewis, L. S. I'I5J Umsted, S. C' I 53 Thompson, W. NI. C'I6J Williams, E. C'I6J 32 FOOTBALL """3"GiIchrist, K. P. C'l4D """:"Brown, H., Jr. C'l4J "'3"Howe, G. T. l'I4J ""'IVIcReavy, C. C'I4J 'l""RaIston, B. B. C'I4J "Redman, J. R. C'I4J "'I..eonarcI, H. R. C'I4D "Nicholls, W. lVl. C'I4J "Vaughan, R. I... C'I4j Ingram, H. I... C'I4D "Harrison, H. H. Q'I5J "Perry, B. F. f'I5l "'Overesch, H. E. Q'I5J Alexander, W. D. C'I5J Mitchell, R. f'I5D Failing, R. V. A. C'I6J Blodgett, H. C. f'I7J TENNIS QT. N. T.p Popham, W. S. I'I4J Godfrey, V. H. C'I5J Sperry, IVI. L. C'I5J Watters, S. f'I6J BASKETBALL IVIcReavy, C. Q'I4J Wiltse, L. C'I4D Smith, A. E. CISJ Adams, R. R. f'I5J Wilkes, J. C'I6j ' iuxutitit L fa fail- " J, , 4 H- lv 'N' " Ji, 1 ' - . ,, if "First in Athletics all the time." THLETICS fills a large place in our lives. ln- dividually we indulge in athletics because it is practically the only form of outside recreation which affords us a complete change from stud- ies. Whereas in an ordinary college there are fraternities and glee clubs in which one may find recreation, we have only our gym and athletic fields. ln the time which is our own one finds it a good idea to indulge in exercise, not only to keep himself in physical trim but to get away from the studies which are before our noses so many hours each day. Then also the prestige which belongs to one who is eminently successful in athletics makes excellence in sport a coveted goal, some- thing well worth striving hard to attain. Without our athletic events every Saturday afternoon, life here would be dull indeed. The longest days we experience are Saturdays with nothing going on. Strangers can hardly appreciate how much athletics do mean to us, but we have only to recall the football game to call to mind the fact that the death of a dear friend could scarcely have caused so much gloom as our defeat. Athletics is more to us than anything except our profession. 33 Officers not Htlacbeb to TA.ca6emic Staff Lieut. Comdr. ADOLPHUS ANDREWS, Aid io ihe Superintendent Mr. P. H. MAC-RUDER, Secretary of the Naval Academy Chaplain, W. G. CASSARD Teparlment of Yauilbings anb Cbrounbs Comdr. R. P. PRINGLEg Lieut. Comdr. R. L. BERRY Tidy Teparlmenl Pay Inspector, M. M. RAMSAY: Paymaster, SAMUEL BRYAN P. H. Paymaster, BRANTZ MAYER .Library Prof. A. N. BROWN: Mr. J. M. SPENCER Mr. R. J. DUVAL IC. 5. S. Uieina mercebes Comdr. W. W. PHELPS Reserve Eorpebo Tivision Lieut. Cj. gj W. D. BRERETON Ensign FRANK LOFTIN 1305!-Grab uate aifkparlmenl Lieut. Comdr. P. MORTON 'Engineering'1Experiment Station Capt. T. W. KINKAID Ziviation Lieut. H. TOWERS marine Yaarracks Col. FRANKLIN MOSES naval Tlfospilal Medical Inspector G. FIELD Sick Bay Surg., E. G. PARKERg P. A. Surg., H. BASS: P. A. Surg., D. G. SUTTON Dental Surg., RICHARD GRADY 34 'N ir IL v- ' L:,Q.':....-' ' A , 1."f V . f' if Y. - . ' , 3 ,gg ...wx 5:41 -xxxfggsil Q , is-,zs-Y... ai -1 JV! ,. ,N : ps-w . 1,123 ' , .k , ig. ' Q.-9.1 , r.. , I. -a va 33.5 . l v THE BRIGADE STAFF Staffs anb Slripers Cade! Commander: DAVIS, N. Cade! Lieulenanl and Brigade Adjulanl .' ROYCE., D. Cade! Brigade Slaf Pclly Ojfccrr CREIGHTON, IVI. FIRST BATTALION CadclL'ieulsnanl Commander: COCHRANE, E. L. Cadeifr. Licul. amf.4dfuIarll: BRYANT, C. F. Cade! Slaf Pcllu Ollfccr: HAYLER, R. W. ls! DIVISION 2nd DIVISION lut Company 2nd Company 3rd Company 4th Company BHYICY. W. W. C. Lt. Innes, C. I-I. C. LK. Carey. C. B. C. C. Ll. Marlon, A. R. C. Ll Winslow. I. S. C. Jr. Ll. Vinson, T. N. C Ir. Ll. Buchanan, J. H. C. Jr. Lt. IVIcGuigan,,I. I-. C. jr. Lt WICkH. Z. W. C. Ens. Pellon, F. E.. C. Ens. Earle, F. IVI. C. Ens. Black, D. C. Iins SECOND BATTALION CaJelLieu1cnanl Commander: IVIANNING, C. C. Cndcljr. Lieul. andfidjufanl: SPANAGEL, H. A. Cade! SMH Pclly Officer: PERRY, R. E. 3rd DIVISION 4tI1 DIVISION 5th Company 6th Company 7lh Company Sth Company FerreII. R. W. C. Lt. Fry, C. D. C. Ll. NcIson, G. W. C. Ll. Laycock, N.,I. C. LI. RucIcIocIc,T. D.,,Ir. C. Jr. Lt. Christian. K. C. C. Ir. Ll. Samson, H. P. C. Ir. Ll. Larson, W. ,I. C. Jr. Ll. AcIcIoms.A.H. C.Ens. Lowe, F. L. C. Ens. Berry, A.C., Jr. C.Ens. Ellsbcrg, E. C. Ens. 37 I sf ' nil I ' V g- ui '4 J-Y", ':js:.L'f,'m5 4 -.., 3 ,I 1. g 1 x E 2 n E 'j ,-Y 5 f i 4: 5: 3. . v . 3 , 1 U ' 1 3 ,Qs ! r 1 . ' L f' ' H14 5. .1 A L . xi Q? ml- I --'. , ' I J . I 5 SIREN av voun LEW'-' "R Q... 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How far have they fallen from their name!" -EVERYBODY'S Two Stripes: Editor-in-Chief Log: Near Star: Eccentricityg Masqueraders QU, Admiral of the Prune Navy. Address on Graduation Leave: 24 Lake St., Le Roy, N. Y. Object: To know all and not be an oiler OME savoir, the prodigy of the class! Sammy is a man of brains and with them a good physique. l-le is eccentric, yes, but his eccentricity is that of genius. Carlyle, Darwin, Macaulay, De Quincy and Kipling take up the little time he has left after making miniature aeroplanes and planning more efficient systems of fire control. This boy never studies, yet he is a near star. When the O. C. found eight alarm clocks on Sammy's book-shelf, and wished to know the why and wherefore, Sammy told him that he set them at twelve o'clock every day and then raced them for 24 hours. I-le said nothing about the sidereal chronometer he made nor the four clocks he made from the works of three old broken sleep dispellers. All four would run, more or less, too. "Wop" enjoys a good joke on a classmate and is ever ready to conjugate a rhyme on some pal. He looks deep into a man's character and is able to differentiate clearly the sincere from the fickle. He has absolutely no use for the companionship of the young femme. On hop nights he finds infinitely more pleasure in analyzing the Scientific American or laughing at Alice in Wonderland than indulging in ragtime exercise. At the piano he is a wonder. He can tickle it like old "Zimmy" himself. But no rags----Trovatore, Faust, Humoresque and such are Sammy's specialties. I As editor-in-chief of the Log he has added much happiness to each midshipman of the Brigade. l-lis energetic and faithful work in getting out a good Log on time each weekideserves the highest commendation. We heartily commend him for his self-sacrifice, unselfish efforts and good results. Sammy, you are brilliant, you are inventive, you are a genius. But, above all, you are a "non-greaserf' and you are liked for it. 4F J Cl7arles'3Filzl7ugbfA.ngcl Rochester, New York "C.F." "Social Aid" "Hugh" l "He surely cannol now lhirsl for anolher love." --KEATS Hinder 16th Co.jg Track Team C453 Class Crest Committee: Social Aid C2, ID: 40'Z, C4, 3, 2, lj: Convict Address on Graduation Leave: 840 East Avenue, Rochester, N. Y. Object: Pink N HIS Apollo began his naval career by fussing the blonde An- napolitans early Plebe summer, and throughout his four years he has never let up on his favorite career. It will suffice to say that he dragged fourteen Cumberland beauties to his first june Ball. On his first and second class cruises he was social aid to his shipmates, due to the fact that he had the entree to Bawh Hawbah society and was one of the Newport "Four Hundred and Three." Nevertheless Hugh found time to learn how to roll a Bull skag, develop his chest and go on parties with the fellows. Any time Plebe year, the Angel was ready to preach a sermon to anyone about the waywardness of the Midshipmen. But, alas, during May of his second class year he was heard to say to one of the "Rocking Chair Brigadenz "My, l am all run down. Cigarettes and coffee did it." So much for the superficial. Never will we find a better-hearted and kinder person. He is always ready to help a friend in any way. He is seldom rhino and is at all times planning some larkfeffor instance, calling on a Congressman's daughter or playing Romeo on Hanover street at midnight. Even before we knew Hugh he had fallen for the "ONE," and we wish him luck. We hope that before many a day we shall hear of Hugh with her in a gondola on the beautiful Nile. N. B. We couldn't let this pass. Scene at Gardner House, Jamestown. Miss Quack to Mid'n Arnold: "So that is your social aid! Well, l should call him lemonade." A 46 "An outward and visible sign of an inward and Ifxlfreo Tlfenry Ymlsley Reidsville, North Carolina "Bawsy" spiritual grace." --COMMON PRAYER Bird with star and numerals: Old First C0mpany Q4, 3, Zjg Loverg "Gym" Team. Address on Graduation Leave: Reidsville, North Carolina. Object: A little blue-eyed girl in Danville OOK hyuh! look hyuh!" That's Balsleyg the words flow so fast that one treads on the heels of the one before. l-lc is a member of the famous first company aggregation who in- habited the ground deck. His chief job has been protecting Angel from the results of his folly and trying to prove to Kelly Beard such things as six and five equal thirteen. l-le has lots of good arguments to back up his contentions, too. Your job, of course, is to listen and be convinced. One of his less favorable characteristics is his lapses of memory. One evening Simp came rushing in:-"Where in the ---- is your report? lt's ten minutes late k-- A- Qmore of the samej--!" Bawsy came to with a jerk and realized that it was customary for first p. o.'s to hand in a report of absentees in the evening. "Well, l'll be ----Q l forgot all about it.", Of course, we Cl0n't hold little things like that against a man. If he's a good fellow and a jolly companion, what more can we ask? Balsley is both and is well liked as he deserves to be. Old chap, the class Wishes no one a heartier measure of success than you. 47 williamwc wayne Ruskin London, Kentucky "Turkey" "Willie" "City Feller" "Gentlemen may cry, peace, peace! - bul lhcrc is no peace." WPATRICK HENRY Hinder flst Co.j: Bird flst Cojg Handball Expert, Social Light. Address on Graduation Leave: lVlilan,lndiana. Object: To best Don Royce in every game of handball HESPIANS, behold and admire! Away long back, moons ago in the epoch of plebe summer, Willie and his city ways came to us from London, Kentucky. Under the soothing influence of that plebe summer sun, Willie's complexion turned a deliciousicarmine, whereupon Harry Heck promptly dubbed him "Turkey." Harry Heck departed, but the name stuck in all weathers and times. Turkey's adventures and ex- periences are most numerous, he has entertained the first section for four years, and has a coterie in Smoke Hall which gathers around at every opportunity to let Turkey "bully" ,.- .'.. , i., them: the impression Willie created at the Fish ball first class Q , cruise will ever be a topic of conversation in Newport rocking chair circles: on the ground deck, the Mutt and Jeff of the Naval Academy, our hero, associated with Kelly Beard, never failed to draw a large crowd at 9:30. d . Turkey has had several narrow escapes: di floored him early youngster year, but after a lot of hard work, the right won out, and Willie emerged triumphant on the conclusion of the semi-anns. First class year, he passed thru trials and tribulations. Even the highest perches in Smoke Hall did not save him from the ravages of a barbarous band, which at Thanksgiving, attempted to pluck him and dress him with cranberry sauce. Then when Turk drew a buzzard as one result of Brigade Order No. 8, it seemed as if the Epa Sopha Dil society would never cease holding forth. Willie's never-failing good humor and willingness 'to help a friend has carried him cheerfully along thus far, and will stand him well in the future. His tired expression is not due to old age, it's simply the result of continuous buffetings in the heavy seas of La Sala de Fumnar. "When l want you, I'll send for you." "Do I owe you anything?" "Quit your messing with me." "Now who's your master." "l2h! ain't you ncvcr saw none of 'cm. Thcm's oiscauxf' 48 Tlfaiben Eriggwickinson Glasgow, Kentucky "Dick" "Pete" "Way down upon lhc Swancc ribbcr, Far, far away, Dcrc's whar my hear! is lurning cbbcr, Dcrc's whar dc oldfolks slay." --OLD FOLKS AT HOME - Hinder Clst C031 Masqueraders CZ, ID: Ass't Cheer Leader: Log Staff: Droll C4, 3, 2, lj. Address on Graduation Leave: Glasgow, Kentucky. Object: To catch one 7 Y would it do to call Pete a "drink of water" because he is from Kentucky and denies the existence of that liquid as a beverage. And besides, although somewhat extenuated, he is much huskier than many of us and is more like the slim princess, especially when it comes to diving and swimming, for here he is Grace personified, underscored and capitalized. The qualities of longness and leanness that he still possesses are not what they were when he first joined us, especially the leanness. His case is a good example of what these four years of joyful frolic can do for a man's physical development. 1 Some of his experiences here have not been entirely care-free and pleasant, but he has never been too unhappy to underlie his ever-ready sense of humor. He can see something comical in any situation and can recount a funny incident with much gusto. His unusual stories told in picturesque language with a lingering drawl are the delight of our gathering. As an actor he also has real ability and is a star member of the Masqueraders. At the games Dick entertains the assembled multitude in the capacity of Assistant Cheer Leader. His highest ambition at such times is to lead a "Ray" yell, but he can't seem to get the kinks out of his long arms soon enough to Hnish with the rest. Un the other hand his rendition of the "siren" is without reproach and his services as a comedian are invaluable. Dick's associates can tell you that in spite of his nonchalant exterior he is an efficient man-f one of those numerous exceptions who by real ability give the lie to class standing: and then, too, Pete is essentially a free thinker and apt to disagree with commonly accepted authorities or he might have fooled us in that respect. We all know a good fellow and every one of us can say a good, hearty, true word-Pete Dickinson. 49 I wilocrwum ug Baker Bay City, Michigan "Bake" "Wilder" "I like the man who faces what hc must With step triumphant and a heart of cheer." - A BOLTON Hinder t2d Co.D: Soccer Numeralsg Farewell Ball Committee: Reina Mercedes Squad: Old First Company C4, 3, ZH. Address on Graduation Leave: I4l3 Sixth Street, Bay City, Michigan. Object: To keep step with the drum f ee ERE we have one of Savvy Saunders' successors, that from the same State, but Wilder hasn't duplicated Savvy's accomplishments in studies. Of course that isn't to be looked for in a member of the old first company bunch. Bake contributed to the notoriety of that section of l9l 4 and froze on the ground deck for three cold winters. I-le was a member of Sam Peck's soccer team second class year and got his shins bruised in defense of I9I 4. Ordinary troubles never bothered Bake. If he got unsat, he put a little more into his boning, but at other times, he couldn't see any better use for the evening study period than to turn in. l-le was fond of a smoke once in a while. Desiring a little sea service during academic year, he decided to make a liberty when he wasn't supposed to and got ragged. Then he packed his duds and swung in a hammock for a couple of weeks. All he said was:-ul don't care." With the ladies he is all pie. "He is the clearest, best looking fellow in the world." One little girl came pretty near having a falling out with her best friend because this best friend had six successive dances with Bake. He couldn't help it. But jealousy you know-yes, the girls fight for him. A source of great trouble to Wilder is the drummer. His efforts to keep in stroke seem useless, and so he walks along bobbing up and down. l-le doesn't careg ask him. But in spite of all this he is a companionable chap, yes, a likable man. 50 fbcnjamin Stacy Tliillmaster Port Huron, Michigan "Butch" "KiIlie" "Before him only shorclcss seas .... They sailed. They sailed." --MILLER Hinder 12nd Cojg Soccer Numeralsg Expert Sailor. Address on Graduation Leave: P ? p l l Object: A mandolin and a half-rater ACH man has his hobbies, though that fact does not necessarily con- stitute him an authority on those subjects. Butch must be given the palm on his hobbies. There is no one can touch him on the subject of tinkering with a mandolin, doping out the best place to rag a smoke, or the most efficient manner of handling a small boat under sail. . Benjamin Stacy was a charter member of the 4th deck squad in the early days of our existence. For three years, it was a continual game of hide and seek with the O. C., Killie holding the long end of it. Smoke Hall at last afforded an asylum, and there at every available opportunity and other times he pays constant tribute to Madame . , Nicotine. X-J , 5 5 . . . ,,4, 4 fri. To Killie's mind, there is nothing better than holding the helm over a sail boat in a fresh wind, and it is hard to find one to equal M. Killmaster in the task. Killie is a big, husky man, but his athletic efforts have been confined to minding l9I4's g0al for Sam Peck's industrious soccer squad. Luker reminds us of one of Killie's diversions, on which he has a monopoly. Nothing greater nor less than Luker's kneewa circus for everyone but Luker. Killie occupies a position in the class about halfway between top and bottom, but a take- it'eaSy manner with him does not produce the standing his natural savviness might procure. The more serious aspects of life will bring it out in time, and in a few years-Hwe hesitate to prophesy h0w successful Killie will be. Good luck, Butch. 51 william Tlfelly Uoearb Pensacola, Florida "Kelly" "A bad, bold man who scl upon his victims with jicndish glee." --'AANONYMOUS Hinder Ord Co.j: Numerals l9l4 with Cross Oar: Football Numeralsg Sharpshooter: Crew Squad 13, 2, lj: Football Squad Q4, 3, ZDQ lllinois Address on Graduation Leave: P. O. Box 53, Pensacola, Florida. Object: Sam Peck's goat l..Y'S outward characteristics are a soft drawl and a snappy pair of blue eyes. He has passed thru the flame three times since he started with I9l3, but we are glad he finished up with us. First class cruise he was one of the chosen few who Hhobnobbed with royalty" fgreat sounding stuff thatj and taught the youngsters the why and wherefore of the good ship "illinois" Kelly's three stripes plebe summer proved him worthy of greater honors than membership in the "Flinders," but the powers that be must not have fallen under the spell of his voice. A strong grip and a square look lets anyone know that he's a friend worth while. As an enemyfewell-no one has ever seen him display such characteristics. 4 Besides producing Sam Peck's goat, crew is Kelly's real recrea- tion, and when this goes to press one of the oars in the crew will probably be in his grasp. ln Kelly we find two sterling qualities, patience and self-control. Second class cruise he held the fort against all comers, usually Choptank. But the tales of those royal tilts are, as Kipling would say, another story. A true Southern gentleman with a military bearing hard to equal. He takes pride in his appearance and strikes us as a specimen of real manhood. l-le will cut off his right hand to save a friend and take any number of demerits to keep the other fellow off the "grade" Kelly, we can never forget your amiability and your frank, honest look. Godspeed to you in the ranks of the Service! A 52 Hobart? l7ilip'fL,ulxcr Staunton, illinois "Bob" "Tuma" "Then, pale and worn, he kept his deck, and faccrcd through darkness." -lVllLLER Hinder Q2nd Co.l: Cross Country C4, 3, 2, ll: Good Fellow, Laundry Number 376. Address on Graduation Leave: Staunton, lll. Object: Graduation ELL, yes, a quiet, unassuming chap, who is about as savvy as the tops of our study tables, but by no means as green, even though he does hail from ii 5 the town of Staunton, situated in a secluded part of the great state of ' - 1 Illinois. j If He never has very much to say to anyone, but he carries a smile i l about with him and always has a cheery word for all his classmates. ' ' l riff ' These are the primary requisites in the make up of a man if he is to make A ' 3 . L friends, and they are undoubtedly the great reasons why Bob is so well i 1, A-jx 4 liked among his classmates. , . - j , He has a good, level head, full of common sense and loves to hear X' iv V - and to tell a good story. He delights in running a man and can take Q running in just as good spirits as he gives it. Bob is noted for being Dl'0mpt, and on time when relieving for duty, a good trait for any Naval Officer to have. As an after dinner speaker, Bob blossomed out in great shape at his first Smoke Hall banquet, giving a talk to phantom natives of Staunton on the United States Naval Academy. He made a brilliant, well connected speech on the excellent education obtained at the greatest of Naval Schools, and spoke of the diversions and happy times to be encountered there. Bob will undoubtedly make a splendid oflicer, for he isimade of the stuff that goes to make Ei man well-liked and respected by his brother officers and enlisted men. He takes an interest in other people and likes to be doing helpful things for his friends, and when we have been separated, and flung to the four corners of the earth, we'll always remem- ber Bob as onegof our best and truest friends. 53 Ebomas Baylor Bower Mooresburg, Pennsylvania "T. T." "Tom" 'Und nach ein Arm die Biichse spanntg Bctritl kcin Fcind hier dcincn Stand." -DIE WACHT AM RHEIN X Bird C3rd Co.Jg Football Numerals C4, 3, 2, lj: Lacrosse Numerals C4, 355 Lacrosse LNTp Reina Mercedes Squad. Address on Graduation Leave: lOl Clinton Street, Danville, Pennsylvania. Object: 2.5 without cracking a book L F you've ever heard Tom discourse on one of his favorite topics:- "Could the United States withstand a war with E.ngland?',-ethe Panama Canal, or any other national topic, you would readily understand why we like him so much. Tom thinks he's a "hard guy" and his outward show has probably cost him a few friends. He takes everything that comes along with the same nonchalant, "what's the use?" Second class year he took a two weeks' cruise on the Reina Mercedes, missing Thanksgiving and the Army game, yet rather than rhino he smiled and said he liked it, for it made him "sea-going." just as calmly did he stand on the quarter- deck of the Rhody in Annapolis Roads-all the rest of us on liberty-and watch "the girl up the Severn" circle the ship in the Hswellest little launch you ever did see." On the same cruise at Newport, Tom with the aid of Babe Brown made Boak afraid to make liberties with him. Tom has held down a place on the lacrosse team for three years, and in football his shortness has deprived him of a place on the varsity squad. ln an argument you'll have a hard time getting him to own up to your point of view. More often he'll make you believe that you are entirely wrong, for he can certainly hand out some points on the situation. He argued on the good points of the English Navy and of England for three hours against the whole first class of the Rhode Island-and then wouldn't own up he was wrong. Ask him. The same spirit of unwillingness to be beaten crops out in athletics. To lose a game of tennis means much to him, because you beat him, and the next time you play him, watch out. With that spirit and the shaking off of a slight inclination to be la2y, Tom will make good any- where. ' "Why, you know, it's marvelous, stupendous, magnanimous in its proportions. It startles the universe. Why, just think, two flies a year, enuf to cover the whole world forty-two feet deep. Ye-es." Tom never worried about class standingg a 2.5 satisfied him. Yet if in the section room he would have made a noise like a clam whenever the prof got his goat he would have stood higher. Suffice to say his knowledge of the practical far surpasses that of theoretical subjects. 54 william 55rice'l9ortcb Gadsden, Alabama "Cap" iiWl7GlC,Cf befell him, he smiled." 1ANONYlVlOUS Bird C4th Co.D: Expert Pistol Shot: Basket- ball Numeralsg Soccer Numerals: Author of 'Four Months in the Wooden Sectionf' Old First Company K4, 3, ZH. Address on Graduation Leave: 644, Forest Avenue, Gadsden, Alabama. Object: Not to worry , ET me see, what section did you hit, Cap?" No answer, just a glare, and then a smile:----"Wooden, you boob, the wooden section, of course. Did you suppose they'd put me in the savvy section to show up all the savoirs?" Thus Cap travelled alongg small matters could not dampen his smile. He liked to fuss once in a while and didn't believe in taking chances on anybody. With him seeing was believing, and no "friend of a friend" would be accepted on anybody's recommendation, without the evidence of his own ojos. He and Ping claimed the distinction of having dragged the greatest brick that ever adorned the gym. Other claims lacking, they have been conceded this prominence. Cap had a failing for eats and music and whenever nothing much was going on you could find him in his room with eats on the table and the phonograph running. That was his idea of perfect content. His cheerful pessimism made him greatly liked by his classmates. He was a "good fellow," no matter what the nature of the bunch he was with. He liked to rhino about the condition of affairs, but he did it in such a ludicrous way that it provoked amusement rather than discontent. . Cap won a name for himself last November by breaking up the Bones class. He did it 111 a very unique way without any premonition whatsoever. He couldn't help it, of course, but we wish it had been the following Saturday morning at Nav -M P- Work instead of at Doc's inter- esting lecture. Cap is a good, jolly sport and the J. O's mess he joins will certainly have a congenial addition in him. 55 'fbmunb W. Ynurrougb Oswego, New York "Ed" "Ned" "A gentleman and a lruefricna'." -ANON. Hinder 17th Co.j: Soccer Numeralsg Hospital 14, 3, Z, ID. Address on Graduation Leave: 40 West Cayuga St., Oswego, New York. Object: To protect Sam Peck HEN Ed's principal passed the entrance examinations, the class of l9l2 lost a good, congenial classmate, and we gained one. Not in the least sensational: not an athlete, nor especially brilliant in any one branch of Academic enterprises:-and yet, when we leave the Academy, there will be few more genuinely missed. Perhaps one of his most striking characteristics is an un- fortunate ability to contract: many of the illnesses which have been prevalent, at one time or another, in Bancroft Hall. Mumps, typhoid, and scarlet fever would have been enough to discourage many a man, but after each one, Ed has come back smiling and cheerful, ready to take up his work where he had been forced to drop it. A clear proof that Ed is a savoir by nature is that he finished the year inside of the 50 mark. Among the members of the old First Company, Ed is known as protector and champion of Sam Peck. Time after time, he helped his roommate to avenge imagined wrongs, which if they had been directed against himself would have passed unnoticed. Together, they formed a pair unequaled in the Brigade. Ed's the same with everyone. Pass him in the corridoriand he'll speak to you with a smile, even after a P-Work, or a Seamanship Exam., and no matter whether you room neikt door or in the other Batt. The people who hit Ed's ship will be among the most fortunate in the class. 56 '1Ervine'1Dewey'jJ ack Racine, Wisconsin "Sam" "Admiral" "Double-Chin" "Admiral, your barge is ready, sir." l'linder Uth Co.jg Baseball Numerals: Soccer Numeralsg Double Chin C4, 3, 2, lj. . Address on Graduation Leave: ZOI6 Wash- ington Ave., Racine, Wisconsin. , Object: To beat the hell out of Kelly Sam was assigned to the first company youngster year, his real struggle for existence began. The bunch down there on the ground deck took huge delight in seeing the Admiral's goat romping in the corridor and Kelly Beard used to make life miserable for him. Everyone liked to grab his poor chin and Sam would nearly go wild with anger. Aside from these troubles his life here has been marked by two struggles, one a running light with the academic department and the other an effort to keep his vision, for he has had trouble with his lamps ever since plebe year. Sam really distinguished himself and earned his most Pfized nickname on second class cruise in Key West. He has always been a trifle touchy about the incident of the admiral's barge, and so you'd better not ask for information on the subject unless you are prepared to run or scrap. Nevertheless, he is most generally known as Admiral. Another of Sam's characteristics which must not be omitted is his ability as a fusser. He believes in dragging to every hop, for he is very fond of dancing. ln spite of what many may C0ntend he should be designated as one of those entitled to wear the pink N. l'le is a tennis shark, an expert at soccer and a whizzer at baseball. He plays good ball but Carft do a thing unless he has a cud of gum in his mouth. Everybody runs Admiral and everyone likes him. 57 Tfxlexanber f55..'1Early, Jr. Baltimore, Maryland '-Alex" "Our hearts, our hopes, our prayers, our fears, Are all with lhcc, are all with thee." - LONGFELLOW Bird Q8th Co.D: Track Numeralsg Soccer Numeralsg Eats Call the timej. Address on Graduation Leave: Sudbrooke Park, Maryland. l Object: Cheer and good care of myself l NE seldom meets the hundredth man face to face, but here he is. Ninety- nine men rhino once in a while, this one never does. Possessed of a calm and equable disposition he has made life more pleasant for all with whom he has come in contact. A hard and enthusiastic worker, he is a revelation to those who meet him for the first time. Although he is a small man, none can say he is lacking in athletic accomplish- ments. His face has long been familiar on the track, and he won his numerals on Sam Peck's soccer team with ease. Aleck got a bad start with the foreigners but he has lived it down and is improving his position on the Navy List with every opportunity. They tell us that he has forged ahead even more rapidly since he ceased to localize his devotions to the fair sex. He has shifted around in the Brigade quite frequently, and the reputation of his inexhaustible supply of "eats" has spread accordingly. Indeed, so good are these "eats" that at times there are regular Salvation Army bread lines outside his door, while fudge and layer cakes go to waste in adjacent abodes. He is a rough-houser of unquestioned ability, hence he was assigned to the arduous duty of taming Madame Hoyt. How well he did this is shown by the fact that this same Madame ran for twenty days and nights on twenty-three demerits, with Christmas leave in jeopardy. Aleck has two very had habits. No I, he is a mechanical' dope spreader, which means a relentless one. And No. 2, he smokes a pipe, so don't be surprised if, when you are introduced to the cheeriest man in the class, you find him partially eclipsed by a reeking, fiery hod. 58 Ttfenry l3Z7illetTl'foyt , Clearwater, Florida "Susie" "Small in stature, but mighty in spirit." -ANON. Hinder 18th Co.D: Sharpshooter: Expert Pistol Shot: Crew Squad C4, 2, ljg Choir C4, 3, 2, lj. Address on Graduation Leave: 5-ISAW, Clearwater, Florida. Object: To do or die RESH from the Everglades of Florida! and the oldest man in the class! He turns out at 4:00 a. m. while on leave in order to play with the green crocodiles in his backyard, before the sun comes up. Alligator pears and rattlesnake chops are not delicacies to him, but just plain, ordinary necessities of life. Susie is the hardest working man in the class. The lower his marks get, the harder he works. On the ragged edge more times than one, Susie has kept in the swim by his steady, persistent plugging. He doesn't know what it is to say, "I can't do it." He tackles the fiercest fighter in the class with the same readiness with which he tackles a problem in thermodynamics. Do not jokingly question his standards of character or you'll have a job on your hands. Susie is a man who holds his word supreme. If he tells you anything, it's true: when he promises to do a thing, he'll do it. One year, Susie promised a fellow a ticket for The Game. When the time came round he wanted that ticket more than anything else at that time,-except a Navy Victory. And yet, rather than break his promise, Susie sacrificed his own wishes for the pleasure Of another, showing us that his character is one of the highest in the class. He had quite a time second class cruise trying to subdue his hammock and had to call on the anchor watch to help him a little one night in New York. He said it was a nightmare. lt WHS - for the rest. What he gets, he owes not to any favors, but to his own efforts. A sincere friend,-a con- Stant lover,-and a true man,-Susie Hoyt. "Why say," old man, "want some dances?" i 59 '.3loscpl7'ioy6 f5Zlc6uigan Oklahoma City, Oklahoma "Gillycuddy" "McGinnis" "Hogan" "I am Sir Oracle And when I ope my lips, lc! no dog bark." --'SHAKESPEARE Two Stripes: Class Baseball Numeralsg Athletic Editor of the Log: Boat Ofhcer. Address on Graduation Leave: 526 W. N., Oklahoma City, Okla. ' Object: Mexican Athletics KLAHOMA is Gillycuddy and indian for Killarney. lt's all written right there in his face. Yes, we greet you, old integral sign and disciple of Archimedes. Shake hands with our lady friend here. Miss Youngbull, you will encounter in Mc- Ginnis a beautiful dancer. He likes the dip very much. The only trouble is that his knees unconsciously get in his way. Oh, yes, very rude knees to say the least. But excuse me now everybody just for a minute, please. Come aside, little girl, l want to give you a tip. Hogan is a great talker. He never V expresses two ideas in the same way. He speaks voluminously on baseball, strength of materials fno intimation whatsoever, my dearj, politics, Oklahoma and Jim Thorpe. He can tell you the age and middle name of every big leaguer's child and the number of bases Ty Cobb stole when he was playing with Augusta against Savannah one Friday afternoon in l906. He is a "math" savoir. Why, little one, that man Giggin eats up differential equations and johnny Cow like so much breakfast food. He will discourse on the relative merits of Taft and Roosevelt, the supreme knowledge and ability of the Indian and Blind Man Senators from his darling Oklahoma andthe pleasures of a trip to the frat houses of the only university in the great Southwest. Athletic, you bet he is! Why, l've just been telling you what a great Mexican Athlete he is. He can swim like a fish and play checkers better than joe Stecher. He may get sentimental. Then watch ho! You will find him always a charming friend. He has a big heart and is ever ready and waiting to help the most unfortunate bird by working out the mean volume of a tetrahedron inscribed in a sphere or by a kind word. He is sincere, and sincerity means much. Now go talk to him, little girl. "Oh, well, l'll do that." "Feel that arm, Beardicf' 60 'fllobn Goulo moyer Delphi, lndiana "Johnny" "Dark eyes sparkled and gleamed, 'many Maidens were fair." -ePOPULAR LYRIC Bird and Polaris C4th Co.Dg Convict QD: Cuteness C5, 4, 3, 2, lj: l..over Q-00 l' lnfinityj. Address on Graduation Leave: Delphi, lndiana. Object: Pleasure we discreetly noi say? Of course, we can't' refer to his love affairs, for many of them are still in progress -and with that , side of him eliminated, Johnny is a very different man. But if we can't,talk about Johnny, we can talk about Delphi-every- body does. What! You say you never heard of it!-Well, johnny, what do you think of that? All you need, in order to locate Delphi, is a large enough map-say 24 by 36 feet. Delphi is becoming very prominent now. Johnny, you know, introduced the tango and fish-walk there during first- class leave and the sensation he caused knocked even the firm foundation of Chicago. This young heartbreaker came to us after being shipwrecked on his first plebe exams. Too great ease as a "pampered pet" resulte'd in the loss of his Midshipman title for about half a year. However, since he shipped with fourteen, he has become an able seaman, always ready for a frolic or a fight-particularly the former. Those of us who have made cruises with johnny fully realize his sterling qualities. Never was there an occasion when he wasn't willing to take you ashore for a good time, if you happened to have a flat pocket-book. He and his playmate, Jack. invariably were seen together ashore, and if the liberty happened to be near Newport, Johnny Could always be found in the vicinity of the beach, cavorting around in a bathing suit. Beaches Present many various forms of attractions, you know! Second class cruise, we feared that our yOung lover was seriously affected with a heart malady after four weeks of unsurpassed bliss with a Southern maiden in Key West, but a month's leave soon righted that, and now the oraclc declares uldook to Delphi for the rising moon." l HAT to say of this hoosicr from Delphi-or, rather-what must l "Oh, coxswain!-stop this gadget. l'm getting scasickf' 6I 'fbwarb Clyarlcsfflalmcr Sioux City, Iowa "Edward" "E.C." "Palm" "Drive a nail home and clinch il so faithfully lhal you can wake up in the night and lhink of your work with salisfaclionf' - mi-lql'lOREAU Hinder C2nd Co.Dg Track Squad C4, 3, 2, lj: Captain Track Team CID: Track Numerals C4, 3j: Track N QD: Academy Record Relay Team: Farewell Ball Committee: Lucky Bag Staff, Bird C4th Co.jg Class German Com- mittee. ' Address on Graduation Leave: l6l9 Pearl St., Sioux City, lowa. Object: The best track team ever . Y ALIVIER first laid claim to fame during plebe summer by his work on the cinder path. Since then he has stuck to his job with commendable grit and persistence and second class year realized a large part of his ambition by gaining a place on the relay team. ln this capacity he showed up as one of the best quarter milers we have ever had. The result of all his efforts in track was his election as captain of the team first class year, an honor well worth much work. But track is not his only hobby. Youngster year when men were considered for the Lucky Bag staff, he was chosen as Bob Cary's running mate to supply the photographs. Many of the pictures contained herein testify to his skill and sacrifice of time to make the book a success. l-lis most prominent characteristic probably is his energetic disposition and willingness to do hard work to accomplish anything which he deems worth while. It is this which has made him so successful in track and made his services so valuable on the Lucky Bag staff. Apart from this he is an agreeable companion, naturally rather witty, altho his wit is a trifie sharp at times. He puts his trust in his own efforts and stands on his own two legs. He does what he thinks is right and then lets the world slide. If the world's judgment is all right, then all right, if all wrong, then all right. ' I Edward always has something good to eat in his room. .Of course, this is not why we like him. But we never refuse his chocolates and peanuts. l-le spoons all over Frank O'Brien's Masquerade parties at 2:00 a. m. and looks mighty foxy in his make-ups. You little laddie! Palm, oh boy, a happy cruise to you and a useful one! You will win because efficient men win. 62 A '3Frc6'1Earl 'Il clton Denver, Colorado "Fred" --izarr' "Mr. Pcllon can work il." HWOOLSEY JOHNSON One Stripe: Star C4, 2, ID: Masqueraders C453 RiHe Team C253 RNTQ Sharpshooterg Lucky Bag Staff: Chairman Farewell Ball Committee: Chairman Class German Committee. Address on Graduation Leave: Venice. Cali- fornia. Object: To perform for a friend more than is required of him HIS, gentlemen, is that rare bird, a practical savoir. Though he stands well in everything he is 'most at home in math. With the assistance of a log book he can prove that 2 and 2 are five, that black is white and that the world do turn. Turn him loose in the Steam Building and he will make anything you can name, if like Aladdin's lamp you rub him the right way. He possesses in a high degree that true efficiency which consists in getting results, and is a living example of "The Message to Garcia." The paths he follows are not always the beaten ones laid down in the books but they get there just the same, usually a good deal more directly. His unvarying success is due to his ability to work and a genius for concentration. The results of these qualities are exemplified in last year's june Ball, H One man job that- he put through just about as well as it ever has been or will be done. His Work in this book is a specimen of his mechanical ability. lVluch of the lettering, a tedious and Creditless part of the work, was executed by him. Much of the arrangement of things is due to his Suggestions. He has slowly and solidly by his unfailing good nature, ready wit, and adaptability made himself one of the most popular of classmates: one of the sort who will do anything for a friend and do it as though it were a privilege. His humor is genuine and spontaneous, and of the sort that has no hidden sting, unfortunately too rare a combination in these parts. A man's hobby is, after all,'the best index of his character. The Sultan's is physical cul- ture. Characteristically he has his own theories and his own courses of training. Something that many of us lack, he has the will power to follow them out. His exercises are taken no matter how cold the morning or how warm the bed. His diets are carried out no matter how tempting Ashbroolis staff may make the menu. Poor eyesight threatens to force him out of the service, but as an officer or as a "cit" he has a combination that's bound to raise him to, the highest pinnacle. He takes with him the hearticst wishes of everyone of us of l9I 4. 63 Tlfemp Collet! Christian New Orleans, Louisiana "Kemp" "Only louch not with any change his human hearth-the hear! that weeps and trcmblesf' . -RICHTER Two Stripes: Wrestling Team 13, ZDQ Hopoid. Address on Graduation Leave: I6I I St. Charles Avenue, New Orleans, La. , i l Object: The next hop HO is this dappcr young man with sprightly manner and de- bonnaire air? It can be none other than our cultivated and illustrious representative from Louisiana, or as some of the fair young damsels of the hop have expressed it, "that cute lVlr. Christian." There are a few mysteries in connection with Kemp that should be unravelled. W A slip of the pen is Kemp's version of his two stripes: W 1 ' r -Ai' this is a neat and modest way of phrasing it, and certainly few there are who are thus easily deceivedg everyone knows that it was indeed a recognition of real merit and efficiency, which warranted a departure from the cast iron rule of class standing. And the best part of it is that such judgment was not un- founded, or confidence misplaced. Did you ever notice that white patch on the shoulder of Kemp's dress jacket? It can hardly be possible that Kemp has been handling bags of Hour in this uniform, yet it looks like ie- And the peculiar part is that it is on the left shoulder. lt couldn't have been at the hop, so we can only assume that -- -- we have been- forbidden to tell the rest of this. Kemp is a sturdy rascal, and second class year was a prominent factor in several wrestling meets. Unfortunate injuries only kept him from attaining that honor desired by every mid- shipman-a letter for athletic work. , . ' When a thing is to be done, clone quick, and clone right, go to Christian. Then you will get it done, and no bones about it. This is the stuff that makes us what we want to be-Number one men. 64 Zlobn marie Creighton Franklin, Pennsylvania "Jack" "Creight" "A mcrricr man, Within the limit of becoming mirth. I never spent an hour's talk wilhalf' - ----SHAKESPEARE Brigade Cadet Staff Petty Officer: Masquer- aders C4, 3, ljgl..acrosse Team Q3, 2, UQLNTQ Hop Committee CZ, ljg Chairman CID: Class Ring Committee: Art Editor Lucky Bag: Soccer Numerals: Class German Committee. Address on Graduation Leave: House Parties 011 the Severn. ' Object: Good Fellowship ' LL the fellows like him and his cheery smile. His name is ,lack and he is 41,4 . one of those people who can't help whistling and singing, and when he I 7 laughs you forget your troubles and laugh with him. A fellow could not ' Q' find a jollier comrade anywhere than this sunny, whole-souled lad. 'IS But, although carefree and happy, he is by no means irresponsible. rf. - E A , Contrasted with many of our less fortunate fellows he is endowed with a large fy , - stock of common sense. He has worked as hard as is consistent with the K Q A Q5 1 proper enjoyment of life and stands very well in the class. This and his ' . l ' kc. prepossessing appearance gained him the much coveted post of B. C. S. P, -I E , , .4 I 9 Q' """ O. He was also one of those chosen to take the cruise on the Illinois, which ' W 'L' i A , fp distinction shows to what extent his earnest attitude has gained the con- fidence of the Naval Academy Officers. ln athletics and fussing he has succeeded as in other things and has been playing a good game of La- crosse for four years and is plenipotentiary at the hops. He is a good, hard worker and an artist of ability. He is responsible for most of the art work in this book. His keen sense of humor is eViClent in everything he lays his hand to, and we love him for it. ,lack has more real intimate friends than a kid with a stick of candy. He is a good true man and one to swear by. By knowing him you can see how it is possible for a man to be a "good fellow" and still live up to high ideals. One and all, we are proud to have him as a classmate. "For a sunny disposition, And a warm heart beating true, For a smile that's ever ready, Or a cheering word or two, just try jack Creight!" 65 A noel 'Eavis Salt Lake City, Utah "Noel" "Percy" "Cinq" "Time, place and action may with pains be wrought, But genius must be born.'anrl never can be taught." gDRYDEN Star C4,3,2jg FiveStripesQlj: Chairman Class Ring Committeeg Lucky Bag Staff: Captain Class Basketball C4, 3, 2, ll, Class Lacrosse HD: LNTC3, 21. ' Address on Graduation Leave: 634 South 4th East, Salt Lake City, Utah. Object: To do things AN, this sturdy little giant can do anything and do it exception- ally well. ln the roles of inventive genius, social climber, chesty athlete, and savoir, he has been equally successful. Energy radiates from him. l-lis determination and en- thusiasm are irresistible, and whether it is dazzling the foe in a lacrosse game or hypnotizing a Prof in the class room, Noel is a wonder. Now it is seld-om that you find such a paragon with many friends yet there is not a more popular man in the class. l-lis manner is always friendly and that winning smile would make the Sphinx sit up and wag its tail. l-le is on good terms with every one about the Academy from mess boys to Superintendent. There is a good bit more cleviltry to his credit than should be included in the past of a five-striper but no one has ever ragged him and only his pals are the wiser. If there is anything exciting afoot, keep near the heels of this young whirlwind and you will have some interesting experiences. During the day he oscillates all over the place and if you really want to see him, look anywhere but in his room. As a servant of the class he has acted in many capacities. First of all as Capt. of the Class Basketball team. As Chairman of the Ring Committee he proved himself a willing martyr and an able diplomat. A better balanced man than Noel, or one possessed of as many fine qualities which we admire would be hard to imagine. Five minutes after you meet him he is sure to be your next choice for President. ' 66 f5bomas'icwis Hash Portsmouth, Virginia "Tommie" "Louisa" "T.L." "Tl1al man Nash in your class worked il lhis way. Il is shorter than my method." W -THEOBALD Bird and Aldebaran: Baseball Numerals Q4, 213 Football Numerals C313 Basketball Numerals C4, ZH. Address on Graduation Leave: 326 London Street, Portsmouth, Virginia. HAPPY go-lucky Southcrner. At hrst you don't realize it, but just get talking a little nonsense and, before long, this gentleman from Portsmouth will be leading you a merry chase. Not only is he proficient at the "small-stuff" but he is also X , fully able to handle the more serious propositions, too. He , , probably doesn't know much about the fourth dimension'-f -sei Y , . l 1 who of us does?--but when you want to know anything about , ,., the Norfolk Navy Yard, ask Nash. .Ag ' :fl ' He is a very handy man to have around when down at To y ' , 5' W Old Point on the cruise, for he can tell you the times the . 3 '- .N . 'gli ' , " government tug makes its trip between Norfolk and Portsmouthg " X 1 yin' Object: Goobers for goobers' sake f , . - - 3, and if in one of these cities with the desire to make connections , . , .. . 4. . - ,vw with the ferry at Willoughby Spit, ask Nash. This human encyclopedia believes firmly in the benefits of a nice long walk. This docs not particularly refer to a moonlight stroll with a fair one, but to walks in general-of any kind and at any time, and if he refuses your invitation, know then that the lad suffers with a blister. It must be admitted however that he is particular, for hedisdains to walk with the squad of Famblers on Thursday afternoonsg instead he goes out and plucks another set of numerals to add to his collection. As one would expect, Louisa, being right from the peanut country, is a worthy rival of old Soso when it comes to the somewhat plebeian goober party. It is widely rumored that freight in the South is congested horribly when he is home, to make way for the special trains of peanuts. We are under the impression, though, that someone has been hyperbolically inclined. But Feanuts or no peanuts, T. L. is there when the whistle blows and a most companionable sort of a ellow. 67 Uiaymonb :arnold 'Deming Middletown, Connecticut "Dempsy" "Dimmicks" "My longuc is the pen of a ready writer." -PSALMS Bird C6th Cal: Baseball Numeralsg Captain Class Baseball Team: Red Mike C4, 3, 2, ID. Address on Graduation Leave: 520 High Street, Middletown, Connecticut. Object: Playing baseball ASEBALL has been Dempsy's pastime during his sojourn with us and the class team has always called him captain. He has led our class team for three years and no doubt will finish it up in style. His characteristics are a wealth of wit and general information. Next to Hogan, he knows more about athletic records than any man in the class. But in other matters, he has astonished his classmates by an insight into real problems. His droll humor has a tendency to make one think that serious thoughts do not linger 'under his hat, but here is where one makes a big mistake. His success in the service will be due to the same qualities as his popularity with his class- mates, a sparkling good humor and profound knowledge of what's going on. He has never been known to fuss, but seems to enjoy life, nevertheless. V When it's too cold for baseball, he likes to get a bunch around his radiator and ,start a good old-fashioned "Navy Type" bull-fest. The performance is something like this: Deming slings the bull and the rest listen and punctuate his remarks with interjections and questions. He's a good scout and a mighty agreeable messmate. No one but Dempsy starts a meal with: "Boy, Jig, Watch, Quackg Standard speed ahead I8 knots: Pass the spuds, please." The meal is started, everybody feels happy: and the best of spirits exists. "Take a lead: take a lead." I 'ixwn Mili- 68 SluartTDay Eruesbell Kinghsher, Oklahoma "Trues" "Jim" "Homer" "An unkind critic is somelimcs the best helper we have." ' -STIFLER Hinder C6th Co.jg Lacrosse Numeralsg Soccer Numeralsg Sharpshooterg Manager Tennis Team: Championship Singles Plebe Summer: Boat Officer All Subjects. Address on Graduation Leave: Kingfisher, Okla. , Object: An Argument INGFISHERS and Konks, here you are, right this way, our one Jim Truesdell, quick on the trigger and like unto a geyser as a slinger of the hot stuff. With the rifle he also shoots the bull. This Westerner loves like Venus and hates like the devil. Homer is his l other name. But Stuart is what the girls call him. Our Oklahoman is to the girls what the honeycomb is to the bees. New London and Gloucester pay him a bounteous subsidy every year to visit there. lVlorally, jim is an enigma. l-Ie doesn't drink, he doesn't smoke, but he fusses and he cusses. Furthermore, he can argue. His argumentative explorations are specifically designed for use in the English and Dago class-rooms. l have absolute proof of this statement, for once he swore to an English Prof that the use of "too" "two" and "to" wasindiscriminate, because once down in Oklahoma he heard a half-breed say: "The use of rum is to badg he ought loo use more whiskey two." But Jim is a demon in practical work. On the cruise he ranks among the top-notchers, and this he does with no evidence of greasing. He is efficient. As a tennis player he is hard to beat. Out West he shone as an expert. ln here he has devoted little time to the sport but almost any morning at 5:l5 he can beat 99 out of every IO0 ill the Academy with absolutely no practice beforehand. ln the Service he is likely to do the Samefthing. i 69 Ebomas Elol7n'lUoylc, fir. Lincoln, Nebraska HT" --T. J." A-Tom" "Hcre's to lhc old bird that is not lo be caught with chaff' --ROBINSON Hinder 44th Co.Jg Basketball Squad Q4, 3, 2, lj, Basketball Numerals Q4, 3, 2, ID: Football Numerals Q4, 3, 2, lj: Ex-cheer Leader, Keeper of the Goat: Reina Mercedes Sorority: Champion Boat Officer C4, 3, 2, lj. Address on Graduation Leave: I8th and D, Lincoln, Neb. , Object: A square deal to every man any one should ask you suddenly what you thought of Doyle, you would probably say, "The most happy go lucky man in the world." But is he happy go lucky? lsn't he rather, the sort of man who can smile when the whole world goes wrong, when everything is black, and d's are piling up, does he whimper and beg off? Not Thomas John Doyle, Jr. He is the sort who can lead a forlorn hope with a smile, and what's more, he would bring the forlorn hope back with a grin. 'Doyle is a refreshing oasis in a desert of rhinoism, his line of talk would make a mummy laugh, and his jokes are good tempered ones that everyone laughs at. And when the gang leaves Smoke Hall after Doyle has been holding forth, they all feel a little kindlier than before to everyone else. . "T" is a member of the famous Dickinson, Doyle, Slingluff trio of terrific memory. They were bound together by a fondness for Skags and Language, Doyle leading by a big majority. Smokes have been "Plus" stumbling block. Savvy and a wonderful mathematician, he has been the wooden man's friend, open at all hours. But Bull Durham was the bar to stripes. Lost his First Class Leave and nearly left our midst, for his last pap. Then they put him on the Reina during his stay in September "just for wearing cits." His idea of discipline is, "Why if l'm ragged, that's all there is to it, it is done and l'm punished, so I can do it again." This is Doyle's theory. However no one else could see it. Doyle has not an enemy in the place. Men of every class speak well of him and await his next exploit with breathless awe. Tom was an expert handler of the goat. No one else could have got as much amusement out of the good old mascot and have shared this amusement so satisfactorily to us all. "T," in after years when we gather around the wardroom table for the old line of talk, we want you with us, the same old gloom dispeller and true friend youlalways have been. And then when there is real work to do we want you there to do it. Happy, square, efficientfthafs how we present one of the best of them all-T. Doyle, Jr. , 70 Oliver Owen messing C-reensburg, lndiana "Scrappy" "Bruno" "A lion among ladies is a mos! dreadful thing." ---SHAKESPEARE. u Tliefellow who can bollle up his wralli al all limes surely is a corlqerf' 7-'ANON. Hinder 14th Co.j: Vice Grand Marshal of the Hindersg Ordinary Bird 14th Co.D: Football Numerals Q4, 3, 2, lj: Lacrosse Numerals: Wrestling Squad: Christmas Card Committee Q4, 3, 21: Chairman CID: Business Manager 'of Bulletin: Business Manager of Lucky Bag. Address on Graduation Leave: Greensburg, lnd. l Object: To burn oil and roughhouse NOW ye all that Scrappy is one of our mainsprings! From the very ' first he has been a popular and prominent man in class affairs. Early plebe year he succeeded to the position of business manager of the now defunct "Bulletin" His ability in piloting that breezy little sheet through the perilous days of its last cruise led naturally to his selection as business manager of this volume. How well he has done this can be judged alone by those who know the inside story of the uphill fight which he has waged. Scrappy has been a consistent toilcr on the class football team for four years. ln fact he is, as his name indicates, athletic in every- thing he does. His extended activities as a member of the special swimming squad and assistant grand marshal of the Hinclers, bear witness to that. His most brilliant exploit from the grand stand Viewpoint was accomplished second class year, when he arose in the dead of night and performed his ablutions and then informally baptized the Officer-in-charge with the soapsuds. His sea going fame harks way back to plebe year when he used to scatter the astonished Upper classmen with a stentorian command, "Gangway, lubbers, for a man of the seal" The authorities have been very considerate of Scrappy since they discovered his re- markable inventive genius, manifested in improved working plans of steam sirens and stop Valves. They failed to decorate him in order to give him more time to devote to the phenomenal development of marine engineering. Be that as it may, too much praise cannot be given him for his efficient manner of handling the Brigade Christmas Card. He got out the most beautiful card everlaunched at the Academy at the most reasonable price. He pleased every midsliipmanl So to Scrappy Kessing, the best of them all, rise, uncover and drink deep! 7l 6reenelQ7illiams7Dugger,'3lr. Greensboro, Alabama "Dug" "Mr.Greene" "The piclqaninnics play round lhc lilllc cabin door, All happy and merry and bright." V fOLD KENTUCKY HOM E Bird and Altaireg Football Numeralsg Cock- sure C4, 3, 2, lj. Address on Graduation Leave: Greensboro, Alabama. Object: To be skipper of the "Argo" fRANKLY now the hrst impression Dug makes on meeting him is favorable on account of his cordial way of greeting one. He be- comes your friend immediately because you see in 'him a good fellow. As your acquaintance ripens into friendship and you get to know him better you realize what acongenial chap he is. One could scarcely find a more companionable man in rainy or shiny weather, but he's at his best tilted back in a chair. his feet as high as his head, raising tobacco smoke with a group of confreres. Then he will argue or talk by the yard,-either is equally pleasing to him. The characteristic which strikes one 'most strongly is his cocksure air. When he makes a statement, there is no room for the shadow of a doubt. This is probably due to the' fact that 1 i if he spent his early life "way down South in Alabama" where a white man is a "man" and speaks with authority. Dug is a strong man, physically, and a mighty good sailor. He is absolutely dauntless. He spent his first class leave here and was one of the party who made the famous cruise on the Argo which ended with a jolt. H His laugh is spontaneous, radiating cheer: and one can always tell when he is being run by the sparkle in Dug's eye. He will make good in the service just as he-has made himself so much liked by his classmates. "lVlr. Greene, dear sir, them pants'-H ' ' 72 .Il bilip Klear weaver Newport, Rhode lsland A "Rider" "Phil" "P.P." "With a smile lhal in years lo come will be the j0y of some wardroomf' -ANON. l-linder 16th Co.Dg Lacrosse Numeralsg Smoke Hall. Address on Graduation Leave: 29 Champlin St.. Newport, R. I. Object: To enjoy life il-lll.. WEAVER is nothing if not a ladies' man. If l may be excused for using such language, he is a very devil where members of the , fair sex are concerned. Please don't understand that he is a gay Lothario, however: quite the contrary. He is an entirely different type,-a faithful lover and admirer of them all, God bless 'em. ' Fortunately we have no fears of losing Phil by his trying double 'im""'i""'l harness. Kipling sagely remarks, "For the more you 'ave known o' the others, the less you will settle to one"-from which we are safe in inferring that this gay member of l9l4 will long adorn the bachelor branch of the class. Nor does he confine his attentions to the younger ladies. It is positively known that at one of the hops First Class year, Rider rode to the gym in the ample lap of a chaperon. He says he didn't know it, but such ignorance is not -Credible. But there are other things in life besides love, even for P., R. Weaver. Besides being H well mannered gentleman, he is an agreeable shipmate, one who always has a merry smile and il bright remark. ' First Class cruise HP. R's" ship made no port but Newport, and there Phil was in his Element. Never a night but he had several engagements ashore, and duty days were gloomy for lm. . . M Phil is generally to be found in the middle of some sort of a mob in Smoke Hall, where his smiling face and inimitable walkgwords fail to express his uncanny method of locomotion-- are landmarks. A long career, and a merry one to you, Phil Weaver! May your future ever be bright as Y0Ur smile. 73 Hobart l27l7ite'f1Ferrell Richmond, Virginia i "Bobbie" , l "ln imagination 1 saw him as a boy pursuing his favorite siudics of maihcmaiics and philosophy." Three Stripes: Star C4, 3, 2, ll: Nlasqueraders C455 Fusser Q3, 2, lj. Address on Graduation Leave: Richmond, Va. Object: The highest in all things brunette as any Virginia family ever sent to the front and he has a mind that jefferson alone would know how to appreciate Bobbie is the antithesis of Sammy These two were our little plebes way back ln the summer of l9I0 and as Little Mother said were ' very cute as brigade orderlles. Now both are grown to man s '- estate, but with youth still in their faces and actions. ' 5 ', ., Bobbie is a savoir, and knows how to concentrate. He ' '1 - studies hard and works hard. He gets good results and conse- .ss J, , B OBBIE is a very dear boy. He is good looking, just as handsome a quently is the envy of his section. While the other fellow is working f one prob, Bobbie has five ready for inspection. ln his work he has L if r neatness, accuracy, and ability well combined. ' But in liberty hours, he forgets all about his studies and work, and welcomes a rough house or a tea fight with equal readiness. At the latter he is a bright particular star, and no Crabtown festival is considered a success unless he is in the receiving line. At the hops he is very rarely, if ever, seen in the stag line, and can nearly always be found in some far corner of the gymnasium doing a dip-for-death rag. As a fusser he is a star man, and the girl that honors Bobbie Ferrell with her company always gets a 3.4 or more. He is very even tempered: his nature is simple, his manner direct. He reaches decisions quickly, and is firm in them. Responsibility has taught him how to control himself as well as others. He is generous, kind, lovable, courteous. A strict sense of duty has kept him out of many of the troubles that afflict the rest of us. His ability to do things makes him a credit to that great state which has sent so many warriors and statesman to the top of the ladder. V 74 V V' N17 ' 'l 'lx ' - . -' Txllvert Tffarolb Hooks Walla Walla, Washington "Rooksey" A book of verses undernealh lhc bough. A loaf of bread, ajug of wine, and lhou Beside me singing in the wilderness. Oh wilderness were paradise mow!" M OMAR. ,Ulshenl zai a booleful sheniimenlf' -ROOKS Bird and Beteilgeuxg Football Numerals 1213 Near Benedict. Address on Graduation Leave: Walla Walla, Washington. Object: A good brace in everything at all times VERYONE is anxious to know the man from Walla Walla-here he is. Right off the fruit farms with memories of all the products of his state-especially the peaches, which he still maintains to be the finest in the country, although there seem ,,ux.,g, to be times when his opinion wavers. Fusser? just watch him at some hop! Of course it must be the very latest he is dancing with, or you will not appreciate his unusual aptitude. Large, tall, and handsome, is it any wonder that all the girls are simply crazy to meet him? Really "he is the sweetest thing." Always happy and carefree, Rooksey prefers to sit up reading Omar or some other philosopher, to attempting to gain some knowledge from the ever-present unfathomable depths. ln fact he never believes in study unless he is certain he has written the last letter to each of the numerous sources of the scented and tinted envelopes. He is popular and always ready to help anyone out, and his society and friendship areisought by all his classmates. With- out him 'I4 would be minus one of its most valued members and the service an efhcient officer. He has a quiet, military manner which won for him on our first class cruise a recommenda- tion for the highest cadet rank. But the gods willed otherwise and he sports a bird with a small Section of the celestial universe upon his right sleeve. A He never suffers from loneliness wherever he is, for, on his long trans-continental trips, he Usually disembarks with the fairest ones on board clinging to his arms. Any man with his Winning way is greatly quoted, and a reference to "Only two weeks" is sure to cause his angora to graze in the public eye. . 75 william Vincent 'ffox Bradford, Pennsylvania N "Bill" "Foxy" "The Iilllc foxes fha! spoil fha vines." --SOLOMON President l-linder's Club: Bird Clst Cojg Football Numeralsg Blasf: C4, 3, 2, lj: Champion Linguist: Battalion C. P. O. Plebe Summer. Address on Graduation Leave: Bradford, Pennsylvania. Object : Hinders forever! O and behold, hcre's Bill Fox, the grand old man of the class, who can do less in more time, than any three men put together. In fact he has placed the art of being lazy on a scientific basis, and we can all but envy the way in which he manages to get away with it. As President of the l'linder's Club he led the nightly oblations and prayers of that worthy organization in a manner which would have made the most experienced master of ceremonies feel like a plebe on a battleship. Foxy has been one of the most ardent admirers of a good smoke from the very earliest. One of the clearest impressions of youngster cruise is Bill with a pipe imbedded in his mouth, while the would-be sea dogs in all shades and positions Cmostly recliningj gazed upon him in envy and sickly admiration. ln spite of his apparent slowness, he is perfectly able to take care of himself and any would-be rough-houser is likely to be a wiser and a sorer man if he indulges with our own Bill. There are some men who "never shine in a crowd" and there are other men who shine brightest in such assemblages. Bill is of the latter class. The great majority of our class didn't appreciate what a wealth of good- fellowship and camaraderie was to be had in association with this good-natured man, until the opening of the portals of Smoke Hall with the resultant propinquity and fraternity brought to them a closer intimacy. Bill is a mighty fine fellow. He has no enemies, and every one of us is glad to have him for a classmate. I-le's an excellent shipmate to have, and a steady reliable man for any duty requiring nerve and cool, unswerving judgment. A drink to you, Bill--may you make good from the beginning! l 76 william Tlfccn Tlfarrill Knoxville, Tennessee ' "Likker" "Hammerstein" "Let us cal, drink and be merry lo-day, for lo- morrow uic may die." ANON. Bird with Star and Numeralsg Expert Medal: Basketball Numeralsg Track Squad C4, 31: Gymnasium Team 12, ljg Captain CID: Non- reg. Walk C4, 3, 2, lj: Non-reg. Trot 125: Sense of Duty Address on Graduation Leave: II4 East Fifth Avenue, Knoxville, Tennessee. Object: Comradeship NOUR first impression of this young man from Tennessee is that of a quiet, dignified student, and he is-until he smiles-then watch out, for no one has ever been known to withstand the combined effect of his smile and dimples. Add to them an expression of cherubic innocence and the picture is complete. Many are the "profs" who have been unsuspectingly led to the "brink" and gracefully dropped over without any suspicion of what was happeningsall on account of that innocent expression. Whenever you meet him with that smile you may rest assured that there is deviltry afoot somewhere. f William came to us after a year at V. M. l. and another at the University of Tennessee. He evidently ab- Sorbed enough knowledge at these institutions to last him his entire career, since he spends his study hours coaxing heat from refrigerating radiators, repairing phonographs and practicing "Stunts" for the gym team on the table. He is never happier than when his "wife" has late lights so that he may get in a little more work. As a Ist P. O. he 'is a model excepting that he keeps his three striper in a constant state of worry trying to "dope" out what "Likker" will do next or When he'll find him at the next formation. Beneath this easy going surface you will find plenty of Character and good practical knowledge--and he can generally help you out on any subject. Hl..ikker" is a man well worth knowing and the better you know him the more you like him. 77 Conrab Tickinson Try Chicago, Illinois "Dick" "Doc" "She has two eyes so soft and brown: Take care!" -ANON. "The human face is the masterpiece of God." Three Stripesg Assistant Editor-in-Chief of Lucky Bag: Star C455 Class Crest Committee: Farewell Ball Committee: Pink FNT. Address on Graduation Leave: 1028 Hayes V Avenue, Chicago, Illinois. Object: Lead me to her ICK is one of the characters of the class. No matter in what company he is seen he stands out distinctly individual, impressing one with his air of savoir faire, his courteousness, and unruffled serenity. He hails from Chicago, and the Windy City may well be as proud of him as he is proud of it. For Fortune has lavished her favors upon him freely. Without any effort on his part, the best things have always come his way. He is a savoir who never bones except upon rare occasions. But when he does take the trouble to open a book he can completely absorb its contents and .- spiel it out to the awed Prof practically verbatim. A voracious reader, he usually keeps a number of the latest "best sellers" on hand and beguiles many a weary study hour engrossed in this favorite pursuit. He never takes reading seriously, however, and looks with disdain upon the literature that his poet-philosopher-room- mate delights in. Dick is a natural born fusser and never misses an opportunity to drag a queen. Tall, handsome, and debonair, he couldn't be a red mike if he wanted to. The fair ones simply rave over him. He has a most disconcerting habit of rushing a girl steadily for a few weeks or at the most a month or so, and then suddenly dropping her for another. But through it all he has at heart remained loyal to a fair young goddess in Chicago, and never tires of anticipating the great time he is going to have when she comes down. But seriously, Dick is one of the best liked men in the class. He is a greathearted gentle- man, and a loyal friend, and one could not ask for more than that. CFeminine handwritingl 'il also met Mr. Fry, who is a perfect marvel and so good looking." 78 gp.- TI'foraccTI'l'omcr 'Halbert Woonsocket, Rhode lsland "Jolly-bo," "Le Petit," "Frenchman" "Allons, cnfanls dc Ia Palric! Lc jour dc gloirc cs! arrive." -MARSEILLAISE Bird and Orionis: Captain Swimming Squad: Professor of Home Dago Study 14, 3, 2, lj. Address on Graduation Leave: 24I Carrington Avenue, Woonsocket, Rhode lsland. Object: Down with labor i . RIENDS, hats off, everybody, to le petit Francais, a man who always gets away with any little stunt he tries, no matter how non-reg it may be. Despite this little tip, he has an angelic disposition, according to the Powers, and seldom gleans a It would seem that his greatest pleasure in life is to sit, comfortable in dishabille, surrounded with the bluish haze of a Bull skag, and absorbed in the pages of a book. He deigns not to trip lightly in the Swedish Armory--it's a matter of V record that he never performs for the side lines on Saturday nights. But on the cruises, how that boy do blossom out! He never misses a party and is Consequently widely known up the coast, although there are those who claim greater knowledge of a certain friend of his-daily lavender letters, a miniature -you understand. lt's needless to mention how he staggered the O. D. of the Utah one night by returning from her city many hours late, and stylishly clad in cits. ' Horace never rhinos, not even when below par in nearly every subject, possibly because he knows he has the ability to pull up almost any mark. He will gladly put aside anything to hold his famed Dago class, and is a friend worth while. "Jolly bo" he is known to many, which par- tially explains why his company is so eagerly sought. But he has his serious side, too: he can more than hold his own in any deep discussion: from a criticism on philosophers to the artfulness of Women-particularly the Irish. He also won considerable distinction as an orator one June Week, and is undoubtedly unusually gifted with an agreeable line of twa-twa, for he is said to be "a Charming man." 79 Gilchrist l-eeton, Missouri "Gillie" "He was made of slecl and whaleboncf' -DANA "Already I am worn with carcs and age." '-DRYDEN Hinder 18th Co.Dg Bird C5th Co.j: Football C4, 3, 2, lj: Football N5""':"3 Captain UQ: Bal- timore Sun's All-American Cl9l3D: Lacrosse C3, 2, lj: LNTg Heavyweight Boxing Cham- pion C4j: Treasurer of Athletic Association C213 Athletic Representative Q4, 3j. Address on Graduation Leave: Leeton, Mo. Object: To do whatever he attempts in the best way it can be done ILLIE was our veteran, our battle-scarred captain, who bossed our football team, from the time they entered the dressing room until the whistle blew and time was up. Gillie drove our team and drove it well: he was the man for the job. The first thing that one learns with some surprise about Gillie is that contrary to the case of most of our football men, he stands well up in the class. He has attained this class standing just as he has attained his athletic ability, by constant, persistent, consistent, hard work. He is above all a plodder. Not essentially savvy, he has left many men naturally brighter and naturally better equipt way behind him. He is an excellent example of the man who made good use of his one talent and finds it multiplied by his efforts. He never goes into anything half-heartedly. Hc believes that whatever is worth while putting his time on is worth doing well, and to this his success may be attributed. He goes into anything with the determination to win, and he usually does. Gillie isn't strong on the Mexican athletics, but once in a while he gets started and he has a wealth of novel experiences to dispense which puts the ordinary bull artist quite out of the running. From what has been said, it will be inferred that he is a rather serious-minded chap. He is deep, smiling seldom. He will work hard for any enterprise in which he is interested and the ship he reqs. for will receive a worker, and if he doesn't make his division the best on the ship it will be the Hrst time Gillie has failed in getting the best results out of his material. "Theoretically speaking, from a hypothetical standpoint." "You git that bird, l'll git thissunf' 80 Eiosepb Hauser ffiebmcm Reno, Nevada "Red" "Joe" "Il was surprising how quickly he made up his mind and put his resolve into execution." -THOREAU Hinder 68th Co.Dg Football Squad Q4, 3, 2, llg NW Football: Crew Squad C4, 3jg N Crew: l9I 4 Cross Oarg lnventor. Address on Graduation Leave: 246 Hill St., Reno, Nev. , Object: I. C. S. for mine and to work the thing right is one of the big men of the class, a heavy fusser, and an excellent dancer. His dancing abilities and conversational powers are above the average, and because of these accomplishments he is a lion among the ladiesgespeciallyxof New York and Jamestown. Red shines asa mechanical and inventive genius, and is supremely happy when engaged in repairing or assembling machinery of all kinds-from phonographs to electric toasters, and for Red there's a warm spot in the heart of every Midshipman who was on the Delaware, because of his invention of an electric toasting machine. As to the "Swedish Dances," joe is the "Peerless Leader" and his name and face will be remembered by the Seventh division for some time to come. He has a good, commanding voice and is not afraid to say what he thinks. Of all the rates in the Navy, Red likes the Crescent best, and always manages to stand in with that department. He loves a rough-house and can usually get away with it if he only has one man to handle. He has a good knowledge of human nature, and you can seldom slip anything over on him. If you do, however, give the g0at plenty of room to move about and dive for a safe place yourself. He generally succeeds in getting everything he wants, and has been known to pawn off a broken phonograph spring for a brand new record. During second class year he joined the URazor Stroppers' Union" and struck for several months, but the l. C. S. called him and he has been kept busy ever since preparing himself for a possible job in "cit" life, as consulting engineer in a factory for manufacturing machines for the use of navigators in working out their C. M. T. and D. R. Above all, "Red" is an athlete and a good one, too. Football is his "star" sport, and then C0mes crew, but every ounce of energy is put into the good old game, and he has more than made good. He plays like he works---hard and strong all the time. "Say, fellows, you ought to have seen those cooks after that Swedish drill this morning." 81 'lQ7illiam'1Earle Ullalloy Gainesville, Texas "Molly" "Kodak Kate" ' "1 venture to say that your oficer Ctlflatloy in a thin disguiscj could not be separated from the Navy by seven devils with crowbarsf' 'f-WASHBURN One Stripe: Red Mike 14, 3, 255 Lover ill: Midshipman C5, 4, 3, 2, lj. Address on Graduation Leave: 228 S. Denton St., Gainesville, Texas. Object: Three-eight or a four Gl-l-UGH, l don't think this is right." So speaks Molly, a fiend when it comes to mechanical drawing. He reads drawings as Como Keller used to read the Cosmo. He draws like a B. 81 W. boiler, and his sketches are something worth looking at. Three-eight, Mr. Malloy: sit clown. Next! As a photographer Molly has few equals. Any time in the spring at 5:00 p. m. he can be seen strolling around the yard with a femme on his right arm Qlst class yearb and a kodak on his left. Therefore, we have "Kodak Kate." ' Kodak Kate has a practical nicety about him of doing things well. l-le can take a perfect meridian altitude sight and work it out for the navigator. l-le can sketch the contents of the radio room and explain them in ten minutes to the second class. l-le is willing to work, but, however, likes his efforts to be appreciated. On first class cruise aboard the "Minny Soto" he wrote out the "Rules of the Road" diagrammatically for R. R. M. His efforts, none better, were highly appreciated, for Molly came back to Bancroft and stared one stripe in the face. He has since then been the happiest man that Texas claims. One thing there is which I wish there wasn't. Molly's eyes are none too good for constant work with the pen and straight edge. This alone has caused him to lose many numbers and many a night of good sleep before the physicals. But good rests now and then, though sacrificing his academic work, have kept him above board, and I5-20's may he ever read to the satisfaction of all. 82 llobn 'franklin Ulloloney Brooklyn, New York --Jack" "1l's nothing againsl you lo fall down flal, Bu! to lic llierc-lhafs disgrace." -ANON. Hinderg Masqueraders C4, 35: Never-say-die K3. 25: Candidate for Pink N. Address on Graduation Leave: 32I Sackett Street, Brooklyn, N. Y. Object: A hop and a two-five 7- UDGE for yourself, ladies! I present him. His one satisfaction in this great world is fussing. Give him a girl or two or three, and he is content. Monday comes and goes. Tuesday straggles along. And Wednesday afternoon sees Jack a- fussing. Thursday runs by slowly. Friday takes all day about expiring. And Saturday jack takes luncheon and dinner out in the village. Saturday night welcomes ,lack to the armory where for his benefit a hop is held. Sunday sees Jack at chapel, and Jack sees his girl. Sunday afternoon half-rater number Z or cozy corner number 3 accommodates our Jack. Sunday night-a farewell, a tear, perhaps a kiss. Monday comes and goes. But that's beginning all over again. Eh, Jack! They should worry when they gave our hero a l.9 in Johnny Gow. They should worry again when the following month they gave our hero a 2.1, for this time he pulled his mark up-to a 2.0. But .lack never worried. The next month came and went, and again the next month. And Jack's average for the term was a 2.7. No more staying unsat at night. No more burning the candle light. The semi-anns were a pleasure to him. One time l remember jack made a cold four on a sketch of a B. 8: W. boiler. His constant association with Molly undoubtedly was accountable for this tragedy, for good sketching is acknowledged by historians of the cenozoic age to be continuously contagious. At any rate the sketch was a real steel engraving and deserved a perfect mark. It certainly did make the Section glad to see Jack pull down the maximum. "This valve is not like the .one innthe book." 83 friends." Julius Ullaoison moss l So So, Mississippi "So So" "Jim" "ll is a good lhing lo bc rich, and a good lhing lo bc strong, but it is a betlcr thing lo be beloved of many f EURIPIDES Hinder Clst Cojg Baseball Squad C423 Baseball Numeralsg Frequenter of the Gymnasium C4, 3, 2, UQ Bird Clst Cod. Address on Graduation Leave: So So, Miss- ' issippi. Object: To become domesticated INESBORO and So So Central for Birmingham, Nashville, Chat- . gg V tanooga, Cincinnati: all points north and east." These were the cheering words which greeted So So when he found himself separated from the apron strings and ready to embark on that long cruise from Mississippi to Maryland. But Julius braved all this, and we gained one of the best classmates a man could wish for. l-le is a good, true, loyal friend, a man who makes friendship an active rather than a passive thing. Darwin claims that man is descended from the mon- key. We hesitate to acknowledge this, yet how else can we . M , account for So So's excellent peanut appetite. The "Call of ' v r,..e,. . , , A.,. the Wild" is surely strong when one will turn out at one or two o'clock just to eat a few peanuts which someone brought back with him from liberty. Among ladies So So is quite as much at home as he is over at Swedish drill. He handles them as only a Southerner can, and they just dote on him. But we cannot understand why it is he isn't seen at more hops. Someone suggested "The girl l left behind me" but So So says 'tain't so, so that ends it. Still he always spends some time in Laurel, Mississippi, when going and returning from So So, and we have found out he has no relatives there, so we 'hae our douts.' "Oh, come on now! ls that right?" . ...r .ia , 84 T1Franlx'jJ ugly Tbbomas Brownsville, Tennessee "Mad Wolf" "Tommie" "Frank" "He fghls for his friend." A-ANON. Bird Clst Cojg Football Numerals: Admiral's Cabin of O-H-IO QZDQ Arkansas Rough-houser CID. Address on Graduation Leave: Brownsville, Tenn. ' Object: Not to let anyone run over my friend L, i HE "Wolf's" class history has been anything but smooth. liarly plebe year the vivisectionists discovered oil in his leg and spent eight months mining for it. After that the "Wolf" wore crutches, the prevailing idea now being that in this way he acquired the famous silent shrug with which he terminates his own jokes. Speaking more seriously, the "Wolf" is an exceptional ' being. He is a good football player, as graceful as a forty horse plow, the delightful part of it being the fact that he carries this gridiron easiness with him everywhere. It is particularly noticeable at hops where he is a regular. Tommie is guilty of some queer ones in the section room but he always comes out on top by agreeing precisely with the prof. One of his favorites, after the prof. points out an error in the book, is "Yes, sir! I didn't see how that could be when l read it over." This was always good for a 3.0. The "Wolf" is one of the most straightforward men we know. On the Ohio in l9l2 he established himself in the Admiral's quarters and rejoiced in being the source of good cigars, while On the Arkansas a year later he went to housekeeping in the starboard trimming tank and was proud of being the center of domestic riots. He is a most consistent rough-houser and with the patience of Job would wait all night for a chance to cut a foot rope or tuck a lobster in a hammock. Frank, as the girls call him, is impetuous and emphatic enough to have been a Central American monarch. Nothing pleases him better than to inspire unholy terror in the unsophisti- cated, although he is also very much delighted to find an audience willing to listen to a tedious description of what a damphool the other guy was. But he is always there to stick by and Hght for a friend. "A friend in need is a friend indeed." Tommie is one of them. 85 Ziloscpb Galvin TA.rno'l6 Waynesboro, Pennsylvania "Little Joe" "J.C." "Joe" "He calledfor his pipe, and he calledfor his bowl, and he callcdfor his fiddlcrs three." -KING COLE Hindcr f4th Cojg Football Numeralsg Mas- queraders C455 Choir C4, 3, Z, lj: Leader CID: Convict Q3, ljg Saved by Brigade Order No. 46. Address on Graduation Leave: l22 West North Street, Waynesboro, Pennsylvania. Object: To be leader of the Waynesboro Band IGHT here we have Little Joe. For four long years he has by the grace of Cod and a minimum of effort remained with us. The fate of his commission will be decided after this goes to press: everyone of his classmates is squeezing for him, and hoping he'll get it. After semi-ans, youngster year, Joe had his box packed and baggage at the station bound for home when Brigade order No. 46 came out in time to make him complete his sentence. Again, second class year, they got him on his physical exam., almost but not quite. Therefore we have hopes that after so many close escapes he may continue in the service for many a year. J. C. is the merriest, happy-go-luckiest, devil-may-care fellow in the class, always up to some caper. He is frequently ragged and spends his time on the grade. Youngster year he set the newspapers of the country agog with what was thought his doings and gained great fame. Having been an erstwhile editor of the "Blue Ridge Zephyr" he receives many press notices in its columns. One issue contained the following announcement: "lVlr. Jones has just returned from Annapolis. He did not, however, see Midshipman Arnold." Thus far, the most prominent point in ,Ioe's biography has been omitted. He comes from Waynesboro, Pennsylvania. l hope the true significance of this fact is appreciated. l fear that it will not be, however, for only those who have been there can really appreciate it. It is practically impossible to keep C. off the subject of his native village for five consecutive minutes. ,Ioe's career here has been somewhat checkered, but he graduates with the heartiest good wishes of the class. lVlay he have better luck in the future than he has had in the past! 86 ffiobert Tlfenry maury Danville, Virginia "Bob" "R.H." "Forsalqc not an oldfricnd, for the new is not com- parable unio him." -ECCLES. Bird C4th Co.D3 Class Crest Committee: Fusser C6, 5, 4, 3, 2, lj: Lover: Good Fellowship. Address on Graduation Leave: 134 Broad Street, Danville, Va. , Object: Bluffing the Prof. out of a 2.5 IG-HEARTED, blufiing, blarney Bob,of the O-H-IO! Sometimes serious, very seldom, however, and always with a joke on hand whether it be a good one or a bad one, with a point or without one, a pun or a remark. He has a habit land a very good one, tool of saying nice things about people. Else how could he be a Virginian? Polite, gracious and upright! All' the ladies know him for his gallantry and his dancing: furthermore, they all like him. His charming manner appeals to their finer senses. And they are not wrong, either. Bob stands for what is right. He will argue all night over a question when he thinks that his view is right. Similarly, he will tell the Prof a few things along the same line. For instance "Oh, you see, this is a differential wrench, sir," or "of course, this can be worked the other way, sir, by using the modulus of elasticity and the second derivative." For what we admire Bob most, however, is his unswerving loyalty to honor, truth and justice and to woman. You could not for love or money make him consciously do a thing that bore resemblance to conduct unbecoming a Virginian. Nobody can ask him to utter a word that might hurt the feelings of a woman, no matter how homely or how disagreeable. It is born in him and so his nature naturally rebels against the little things that are reckoned all right in some other places. Bob knows many people. He has many friends in the Academy and many on the Outside. But the best of all, Bob realizes and vows, is his mother. God bless you, Bob! 87 George Simeon fArvin Meherrin, Virginia "Simmie" "Simeon" "The old oaken bucket, llie iron-bound bucket, The moss-covered bucket that hung in the well." -VVORDSWORTH "First principles of agricullurcf' -MVOORHEES Bird C3rd Co.jg Cross Country Q4, 3, 2, lj, Dealer in Miniatures. Address on Graduation Lcavc: Meherrin, Virginia. , Object: Peace and rest u 'AI-I, wah, mule. Ain't you got no sense?" Note carefully the above portraitg this may be your last opportunity of seeing an example of a rapidly disappearing type. Here is a true son of the soil. Simeon was born some years ago back in the county of Lunenburg, State of Virginia, near the town of Meherrin, and there spent the greater part of his life up to the time he joined us. Having graduated with honors from the Leadbetter High School, our hero began to look about him for a career. For some reason the navy was selected, and up to date the experiment is still underway. Youngster cruise he distinguished himself by asserting that of course the ships would anchor at night on the way over to Queenstown. When asked what they would do if the water were too deep, he replied - - that if they let go the anchors far enuf the water pressure would hold them. This in perfectly good faith! Second class year, he ordered a miniature class ring which immediately disappeared and hasn't been seen or heard of since. He swears he is not engaged, but the evidence, tho circum- stantial, seems against him. Simmie is an ardent fusser and has never been known to miss a hop since his first Farewell Ball. George has a buoyant disposition, if somewhat bovine, and is sure to get along without a great deal of trouble, wherever he be. Easy-going and sunny, he is not hard to get along with, which will probably make him a good messmate. l venture to predict, however, that Simmie will not remain in the Service for many years. The "Back to the Farm" movement finds responsive chords in his soul, and before long l fear we shall see him back in Lunenburg surrounded by herds of cows and little Arvins. 88 'Ilbilip Williamson yeatman Norfolk, Virginia "Phil" "Sis" "Phyllis" "Behold mc, lady, a prisoner and vassal of lhy will." --TENNYSON Hinder Q2nd Co.j: Masqueraders Q4, 3, 25. Address on Graduation Leave: 702 Boissevain Ave., Norfolk, Virginia. Object: To enjoy life OOD-HUMORED, graceful, poetic, visionary: that is our Virginian. A natural conclusion is that he is also a fusser. His propensities along that line are innumerable, and many are the adventures into which they have led him. Most notable among these was the "silk hat" episode of second class year. As one may well suppose, Phil hasn't many worries. He went out for fencing and did well until he lost his grease, then he gave it up without even a sigh. First class cruise he was presented with a month's restriction for some minor offense, but instead of rhinoing he made all the boat trips. As a general rule he is lazy. A book of unusual or weird poems or a rambling account of the court scandal one hundred years ago is all he needs for a full day's amusement. It is not to be understood, however, that he spends all his time living up to his tortoise shell glasses. Quite the C0ntrary. He may be seen at all the tea fights and dances in town, and upon off days one finds ...jg-, ' him sprawled in an armchair drinking tea. Being a Virginian his gallantry is unlimited. This has had the rather unfortunate effect of so arranging matters that one could not say "he always dragged a queen." But his taste in the small matter of femmes is perfect, and when he could drag a queen without hurting the feelings of some lone and sorry brick, he always did so. At the Academy he has performed his duties consistently according to the guidance which is within a man. There is every reason to believe that he will continue to do so when he joins the great Service outside. But no matter how far he may progress, no matter what pinnacles of rank he may attain, one will always be certain of a cheery word and a contagious Smile from Phyllis. "Really, fell-ows, you should not smoke before bouillonf' "Girls, oh, l say stop it! Shc's a perfect scream." 89 Charles 55. C. Carey Schenectady, New York "Sister" "C. B. C." "A woman's work, grave sirs, is never done." -ANON. Three Stripes: Football Numeralsg Lacrosse Numeralsg Crew Squad: Hard Worker. Address on Graduation Leave: 4 Ardsley Road, Schenectady, New York. ,Object: A Good Mark in Everything OIVIING from a long list of cavaliers this lord Baltimore has a reputa- tion to uphold. He does it. But Plebe year the go-to-hells of the first class made him wonder why a man ever had ancestors. Charles Baltimore Calvert Christopher Columbus John Adams Thomas Jefferson, etc. was enough to make him cry out at the murder of his name. Yet he survived it all and is the better man for it. Physically and mentally he has steadily grown into a giant. A high class standing with a clean conduct record brought him three stripes and the responsibilities of a company commander, which he has performed in a thorough, efficient manner. Rarely fussed as a youngster but second class year he gradually slid off the Red Mike wagon and began to develop into a "Dream Dancer," while first class cruise he was one of the Hrst to visit the Jamestown Casino, and always the first man ashore. He has a happy faculty of getting the other fellow to drag his Maryland Queens while he escorts someone else. Senator Hale swears that he is a diplomat along this line. His line of conversation in the section room so impresses all profs that they usually give him a 3.6 or better before he has half finished reciting. This is true whether the conversation happens in English or Spanish. Though somewhat inclined to be fussy about small matters and to get all the little details no matter how unimportant the subject may be, he is truly conscientious and earnest. And it is a hard matter to bluff him. 90 Tffenry f53.ea6'ieona1'6,Flr. Wayne, Pennsylvania. "Harry" 1 i'Grca!cr love haih no man than this, that a man lay down his Ibfe for his friends." -ST. JOHN Hinder C3rd Co.Dg Football C4, 3, 2, lj: Foot- ball N433 Unsat Q4, 3, 2, ll: Hofbrau CZ, lj. Address on Graduation Leave: Wayne, Penn- sylvania. g Object: Different from everybody else OG-GONE-IT, Pud is the most irresponsible man in the class. No one can remember a time when he cared whether he was sat. or not. He has run along on the ragged edge ever since plebe semi-ans., usually barely getting in under the wire with the aid of copious draughts of straight dope just before the exams. Many a month Pud would run along barely sat. and trust to dope on the exam. to keep him to leeward of 2.5. - ' Harry's greatest delight is to sit in Dago class, sprawled all over his chair, run the poor prof., and take 2.7 for no work at all. He claims it's a disgrace to bone, and would rather be unsat. than burn late lights. But Harry is famous in another line, football. Second class year he gained a place in the hearts of everyone in the Service by making our victory possible due to his punting. It was a jolt to the Army the way he drove them down the field by punt after punt until Babe was close enough to do his part of the job. Pucl is a fast man and on a dry field has often made substantial gains around the ends, but we shall all remember him for his punting. Harry is a very "likable" man, altho one is at first astounded by the extent of his lack of anxiety over the way things are goingweand he is a good fighter. He laughs at his own mis- fortunes as if they were ludicrous, and jokes on him don't disturb him at all. He tells them just as frankly as any of the rest of his troubles. His classmates have tried to take care of him and aided by the football coaches Pud has been steered safely across the last "river," Here's wishing him abundant success in the service. "What's the use." "I clon't care." . 9l Yaenjamin Tranklin Clark Wheatland, Wyoming -'Biff' -'Tuna' "Thai rascal lmlh good mcllle in him." -SHAKESPEARE Bird, Sharpshooterg Expert: Rifle Team CZ, ll: R N T3 Manager Rifle Team CID: Soccer Numerals. Address on Graduation Leave: Wheatland, Wyoming. Object: To ship in the Turkish Navy IGHT here we have a Dutchman, and, fortunately for us, he was given up by I9l3 because of typhoid, which he caught during the latter part of his youngster year. He was willingly taken on board the l9l4 and has been taken good care of ever since. He 'hails from the wilcls of Wyoming, and had fierce, hair-raising tales to tell us plebes before he went on sick leave. He has seen much of the western life and his tanned skin, straight black hair, high cheek bones and square jaw give him much the appearance of a Sioux Indian in disguise. "Biff's" smile approaches to the "won't come off" variety: his mouth is wide and spacious, almost equaling in size that of "Rhino" at the Bronx Zoo. When he lets out a Sioux siren your heart stops beating, paralyzed with fear, and you make a dive for the first opening that pre- sents itself, being careful, however, not to jump down his throat. He acquired the name of "Turk," after having been ragged "hazing" youngster year. With all hope of ever remaining in the outfit gone, he and "Tessie" solemnly decided to ship over in the Turkish Navy, and reorganize the fallen government of the Sultan. A happy change in the outlook occurred, however, when the investigation was over, and they both decided to remain where 3 "squares" and a place to sleep were assured. He has never had to work very much to get that illusive 2.5 all the wooden men have seen and have looked up to sometimes, and his greatest task, probably, has been that of keeping Bingo quieted down. He has made good as a rifle shot, and was elected manager of the rifle team. He, also received all the honors there were to receive out of Soccer, and would probably have made the big team had there been one to make. He has an easy, sea-going swing from side to side that characterizes him and which shows that he is not the kind of a man that worries, but, instead, is a jolly, good-naturecl chap who is ready for fun and a good time whenever they are ready for him. It is this good nature that has won for him a place in the hearts of his classmates, and we will all follow "Biff's" career with interest, whether it be in or out of the service, sincerely hoping, however, that he will stay with us to the vcry end. 92 Stanley'iivingston wilson Prescott, Arizona "Pud'n Head" "Bingo" "l've held of twenty Mexicans, and never turned afcathcrf' -IRWIN "On Pablo Creek I guess that I am quite a guyg suficient with my .44--don't need no automatic." LIFE Bird and Altaire: Hinder Prime: Football Numeralsg Football Squadg Poet Laureate. Address on Graduation Leave: Boston, Mass. Object :, To be in love OOK well, oh ye curious, for this is the man of mystery. The words "Grand," "Gloomy," and "Peculiar," though penned to another great man, fit our Bingo. He is- never so happy as when hinting at some deed of darkness, or surreptitiously "catching one." This astonishing man sneaks up furtively, and, after glancing hurriedly to right and left, asks in an awed voice, "I-low's it to give me one?"-the pronoun "one" accompanied by gestures suggestive of secrecy and caution. Pale not, gentle reader. Bingo is not in search of vitriol or a K ' bomb, but merely a match, or a sack of bull. Such is the nature of the bird. Born in Massachusetts, Wilson is a true son of the old Bay State, and has only recently eradicated the last traces of a perfect Bostonese accent. lncidentally, he claims Arizona as his Mother State, and sees red if Massachusetts is mentioned in his presence. Lord Nelson is quite susceptible to feminine charms, and is generally to be found in love When nowhere else. During lst Class cruise, letters postmarked from a small Virginia town were eagerly awaited. Speaking of love, ask Bingo about his affair with the "Girl in Havana," 'tf' -a most remarkable tale. But if you can pull Bingo away from his Emerson, make him forget Arizona, and cause him to pipe down about his latest flame, you will find an agreeable companion, and a good friend. BrieHy in tabular form: Favorite occupation,-Loving. Chief Lounging place,-Red Dog Saloon, Tucson, Arizona. Favorite Author,-Emerson. N. B. Stanley Livingston does not wear spectacles. 93 Tbbomas 'Francis 'Downey Worcester, Massachusetts "Pat" "Dooney" "A worlqman that nccdelh noi to be ashamed." -TIMOTHY Bird 48th Co.Dg Baseball Numerals OD: Log Staffg lrish Devil. Address on Graduation Leave: l78 Grafton Street, Worcester, Mass. ' Object: Late lights first three yearsg shekels the last year 5 IRRli1li, 'tis a merry, good-natured little lrishman from Massachusetts, ,i ,L i who didn't hold up the reputation of that state, for as long as there .V was a Wooden Section, Pat was always in it. His pulling through every time is due to his determination and grit. We are glad that he , ' . i had these qualities, for otherwise l9I4 would be minus one good man. . I fit ' What comes next is a secret and we don't know whether or not ' 3 S we ought to publish it. Pat made a great mistake when he came into 'r the Navyg his should have been another line. The post of Secretary 'I -Q., of the Treasury would have been none too good for him. Think of the Financial prosperity of this country under the guidance of a man like Pat Downey! The only man who has discovered the secret sought t 4 ' by the alchemists. The man who can convert a silver dollar to 515150 yellow-backs. Think of Pat on Wall Street! What a splendid opportunity for his pecuniary talents! To think that such a financial genius may have to waste itself in trying to fill the position of O. Mess Caterer, Pat is somewhat of an athlete. When spring comes around and the Academy grounds produce their first abundant crop of dandelions, Pat can be found down in Captain Deming's room discussing the fine points of the class-team or out on the Held with the bird cage on his head. Plebe year when 'I4 played the First Class, Pat was charged with holding another Pat's bat. But that's another story and we don't believe it. On the way to Skinny: "For the love of Mike, why don't you shave, Pat?" His answer: "And faith an' be gorry if l did, l wouldn't be Downey." 94 1 I 1 I William 'llackson Ttfart, 'Blu Mt. Vernon, New York "Jack" U 'I will bind you to mc,' hc said, 'with a ring."' ---BRIDGES Bird and Antares: Lacrosse Numerals C4, 313 Lover C3, 21. Address on Graduation Leave: 544 E 3rd St., Mt. Vernon, N. Y. A Object: New York HAT'S your name, mister?" "l-laht, Sir." "Wlicre y'a from?" f "New York, Sir." 'l1hat's the way Jack introduced himself and although he has been with us for four years and has been under instruction in the English Department for two years and a half, he hasn't been able to get rid of his Manhattan accent. You never see much of Jack or hear him make much noise. He goes about his own business without much fuss. Not being a big fellow, his work in athletics has been limited, but still he had the proper spirit and went out for what he could. As a result, he wears the class numerals for lacrosse. He has stood the attacks of the different departments without much boning. Though not what you might call a savoir, still he got along without much hard work. For three years, it was he who kept Pat from becoming a Ucasualtyf' . His chief occupation has been fussing and no hop was complete unless he was on the floor with an Annapolitan or New Yorker. Youngster year it was rumored that he was suffering from very acute heart trouble. Thanks to the Summer Cruise and Second Class Leave he came back normal, but there always has been some doubt as to whether or not the cure was permanent. Second Class Cruise, when the "New Hampshire" was laid up in Brooklyn Navy Yard for three weeks, ,lack led a good many of us up the Great White Way and introduced us to some mighty fine Hdunkel beer." It was good stuff, and we will always remember Jack by it. 95 Blames ffxrtbur Ullcfown Whitney, Texas "Mac" "Cr'abbo" "And out of the bronze of the image of 'The Sorrow that endurcfh forever' he fashioned an image of ' The Pleasure thai abidclhfor a Momenl.' " --OSCAR WILDE Bird and Polaris: Hops Q3, 2, lj: Recipient of Scented Correspondence from the District of Columbia. Address on Graduation Leave: Whitney, Texas. Object: Subjugation of "Mn" Blinker F fl-IY, yea-es-ess, Bill, l'm not jo-okingg she's a queen! I-!ere's the letter if you doa-oan't believe me."4-Yes, it's "Mac" after somebody to drag his best girl's best friend. He carries true affidavits as to their looks, accomplishments, and previous con- dition of servitude. Ordinarily you would not think this Texan was there with the ladies. But, gentlemen, he is there-and with a line that few fussers can touch. At home Crabbo is quiet and unruffled. Kindness and a good heart make him pleasant company in all crowds. He will never believe a bad thing about anybody until he has absolutely convincing dope. Then, what he believes, he keeps to himself. In this novel way, he becomes a good and true friend and a very interesting companion. And . when he takes his usual three minutes in saying "Hello, Bill," you know in a trice that he hails from the Southland and has all the good qualities and none of the bad, which are generally attributed to southlanders. When he is in a very big hurry, all the girls upon First meeting him cry in tones of rapture: "Why, Mr. lVlcCown--l just know that you are from the South!" And Mac eagerly questions back, with a big old Texas smile and a happy twinkling of the eye, which betrays his innocence-"How-ow-ow's tha-aa-at?" Did you ever see Mac "rag" at a hop? lf you dicln't, you have missed a part of your life, for a moreblissful expression than the one which resides upon our Southernefs face could not be found in all the worldf--Munless one looked upon the face of his partner. And from those we have seen, she gener- ally has her eyes closed to conceal her inordinate happiness. We,candidly admit that the secret of this deadly fascination for fair ladies which Crabbo exercises is somewhat of a mystery to usp he's a fine fellow and all that, we know very wellfbut few fine fellows exercise such a potent charm for feminine hearts as does our illustrious classmate. Well Crabbo-your day will come. Sooner or later you will crash into your Waterloo, and devoted posterity glancing back at your wonderful record will point to history with admiration! 96 Tffcrbcrt Flames Hay Dayton, Tennessee "John Drew" "Herbie" "Gum Shoe" 44 I hold the world but as the world, Gratiano -- A stage where every man must play a party And mine a sad one." -----SHAKESPEARE. Birdy Bird and Scorpionis: Choir CZ, U. Address on Graduation Leave: Milwaukee, Wis. Object: To have my way UGUST, handsome, dapper, savvy, musical, and a bit .incon- siderate. This is Herbert. He loves to have his own way, gets just a bit peeved when anyone crosses him in his ideas, plans and assertions, and is likely to pull himself up onto a higher plane than the rest of the surrounding humanity and look down upon them with much disdain. He showed himself to be an efficient man, plebe year, and led his class in that department, but since then he has had trouble convincing his superiors that his efficiency is of the 3.4 calibre. Fussing and music come first in his life. His ability to succeed as a fusser is rather questionable, and he has had a rough time of it during his Academic career, all on account of his desire to feel that he has the fair sex under absolute control. ,Iohn's musical talent takes him into the field of the violin, organ and piano, and the fact that he is a self-taught musician makes his record wonderful indeed and one which Paderewski might well be proud to hold. john also thinks the same. "Herbert" loves the opera, with its great singers and its heavy musical numbers and when approached on the subject of the lighter, more frivolous type of show says: "I'll none of it," pre- ferring to leave those productions for the more simple minds to feast upon. He swears by O'Sullivan's rubber heels, claiming for them all that O'Sullivan himself doesg thus it was that his pet name of "Gum Shoe" was attached to his collection of appendages. ' His great faults are that he thinks he is always right and cannot be convinced, and that he must have his own way. If he could overcome these, you would have a man who would be copied everywhere he went and would be very hard to equal. He is good at heart, willing to do anything for a friend and has proved himself to be a good shipmate. 97 r f55cnja1ninTI'l'.'jJagc Sandpoint, Idaho "Benny" "Andl1is face lil up with a smile of joy As an angel dream passed o'er him." Bird C7th Co.Dg Choir C4, 3, 2, ljg Lacrosse Numerals C4, 3, 2, lj: Captain Class Team: Talker C4, 3, 2, Il. Address on Graduation Leave: Sandpoint, Idaho. Object: To raise the standard of "Goo:hay," Baltimore, Md. ENNY is an easy going, good-natured, wide-eyed lad, with a high standard of morals and with a sunny disposition which is seldom seen behind the clouds. Whenever anyone suggests the state of Idaho for a topic of conversation, our little westerner brightens up and begins a minute description of every square mile of territory within the limits of his native state, describing his hunting and fishing expeditions with Brother Hardy in and around the Coeur D'Alene Mountains when on leave, and it is a practical impossibility to get a word in edgewise until he fully exhausts himself. Upon all subjects of conversation Benny advances his own personal theory, the sum and substance of all his theories being centered at or about the oasis of the desert of all America-Sandpoint. At the Academy his favorite sport is Lacrosse, his playing and generalship having ac- quired for him the honor of Captain of his class team. Soccer also keeps him busy between football and Lacrosse seasons, and he is a good player at this game, too. Besides his athletic accomplishments Benny is also a heavy fusser. He always drags, and has, therefore, acquired the hobble walk. He has trouble in keeping ahead of the phantom 2.5, but he has always had the good luck to come out on top with a safe margin. Dago has always given him trouble, and when he attempts Spanish conversation his various and sundry sounds remind one 'of a one-cylinder car going up grade. He is bright and vivacious, never smokes, likes backgammon and checkers as pastime games and loves those who love Idaho. Temperate in everything he does, constant and devoted to his friends and a unique fusser! 98 :Robert Calbwell Starkey Roodhouse, lllinois "Red" "Rojo" "Let us rest under the shade of lhc trees." -AJACKSON Hinder C7th Cojg Assistant Manager of the Lacrosse Team QZDQ Lacrosse Team Q2, ID: LN T5 Illinois. Address on Graduation Leave: Roodhouse, Ill. . Object: To stand on my own merits and demerits pf if NOWINGLY red-headed, but unlike most brick tops, he never loses his goat. In fact, we believe that he never possessed such an animal. Happy-go-lucky as the day is long. He takes life as it comes, asks no favors and never kicks about his luck. He has lived for four years with Ben Page by poking fun at him, and by taking up all Ben's rash bets, offered at IO to l. He has been one of the star members of the third company since those far off days of plebe summer. His popular- ity in the class is shown by his election to the managership of the Lacrosse team. Yet he had to relinquish that position, because he played so well that he got his LNT. Was never known to grease, even when unsat. fand that is his habitual conditionl. Yet he took the foreign cruise on the Illinois, and that means he stands high in "grease" Fusses occasionally, and then he has a queen. When he doesn't drag, he is down on the stag line,-part of the time, for his card is usually full. Everybody likes Rojo. Wherever he is, there is something doing. He leaves a wake of fun behind him. Generous as can be! Go into his room some evening with: "Say, Rojo, how is it for an apple?" "All right, help yourself." And so it goes. Always ready to divide his Christmas box with the whole company, or give away his last apple. Never does he criticise EI classmate and never does he say things behind one's back. Nor does he ever go back on a fellow. And as these are the essentials of true friendship, he has numbers of friends all through the class. "Be true, my love, be true," chorus by Starkey and Bower. "What will be, will be, whether it will or not." "Fight, Hght, for God's sake, f-i-t-, fight." 99 william Tl'l'.'jJortcr, Fir. Covington, Kentucky ' "Bill" "William" "He is a grcal observer and he looks Quite through lhe deeds of men." --SHAKESPEARE Bird with Star and Numerals: Soccer Numer- alsg Quiet Savoirg Good Fellowship. Address on Graduation Leave: 654 F St., N. E., Washington, D. C. Object: A good turn for my classmate S is Bill-grafter, fusser, rough-houser, savoir and, best of all, friend! Bill and the Surgeon General have had many con- fidential chats as to the relative volume of sound produced by Ingersoll watches and compressed air forges. We won, that is ,sg Bill stayed with us. Bill's grafting ability is little appreciated even by his intimates because of the, admirable secrecy with which he works, but those who know him attribute his infalli- ble pull to the magic of his smile. If you have never seen a real Kentucky sunburst it will pay you to visit Bill. The combined efforts of the Rocking Chair Brigade and the Bull Moose Club have absolutely failed to affect his cheery mien. I Bill is a fusser of more than ordinary ability. Perhaps this may be attributed to the fact that he sends all of his girl friends the pink type of hop tickets. As a friend Bill is absolutely the best in the business. The old adage about a friend in need was written originally about him. He is ready at any hour of the day or night to put himself at the services of friend or stranger as the case may be. Bill isn't exactly a boy navigator, nor is he a treeless waste, but he is right there on the gilt lace proposition and has good horse sense without being in the least racy. All told, it is safe to say that at graduation the Adademy loses and the Service 'outside gains a calm, cheerful, thorough and capable officer. "l'lello! How are you?" I00 :Nlfre6'f1J.Tl'f. EGWYQSQQ Philadelphia, Pennsylvania "King" "Taw" "Tessie" "PearlHandle" "Forlf1alfinc madness slill he did retain Which rightly should possess a pocl's brain." ADRAYTON Bird with Star and Numerals: Convict GQ, l..ucky Bag Staff: President of the Forty Per- centers: One Stripe. Address on Graduation Leave: 6508 N. 7th Street, Oak Lane, Philadelphia, Pa. A Object: A pun and a laugh INGO, here is a man who has more good, original ideas and suggestions than any other two men in the class put together. His supply of common sense is unlimited, and is usually, though not always, put in use. He is at the pinnacle of happiness when mixed up in a hot argument, and "girls" is usually the much discussed subject. His fussing qualities are unique. He never misses a hop, seldom drags the same girl twice, invariably falls violently in love with each fair maid he drags, and his love bug keeps him continually in a feverish state of excitement. He is one of the savviest men in the class, seldom bones, and is usually to be found reading the Blue Book or the "Cosmo." He peruses the pages of Tennyson when his love fits are on and finds therein rich food for his love-wrecked brain. Besides these more important accomplishments Tessie is a musician. His favorite instrument is the Harmonica and his choice selections are "You're in the Navy Now," and "Traumerei." Enthusiasm on the part of his audiences is negative, however. He is a great Smoker, and about the only man in the Academy who can smoke three cigars in a row without feeling any ill effects. He bucked up against the discipline department youngster year and instead of getting two stripes he received a much more humble billet. As a writer he brought home the Blue Ribbon by having one of his attempts published in the Annapolis Capital dur- ing his candidate days. His writing is smooth and sparking with wit. He is as good-hearted as the day is long, and is a good ship-mate, keeping up the spirits of the others by his trite and witty remarks. He is usually correct in his views on any subject of discussion and has strength of will to put his ideas to the test. "Say, Nunc, who yuh draggin'." IOI 1- 'Eonalb Royce I Hancock, Michigan "Don" "You can lead him to walcr, but you can't make him drink." A -- NON. Three Stripes QBrigade Adjutantjg Baseball Numerals C4, 3, 2, ljg Star C3, 2, lj: Academy Handball Champion C353 Class Champion 121, Farewell Ball Committee, First Lieutenant of the Robert Center: Class German Committee. Address on Graduation Leave: Cambridge, Md. Object: None whatsoever ON, won't you drag for me? No, not a fusser! Now, Don, you know what the girls say about you. I think his front tooth is so pretty, and he has such a smooth, melodious flow of language. I just love Don Royce. Attention to orders! And two hundred beautiful necks are turned in the direction of the Hancock grenadier. He got a certificate from his High School, worked a year in journalism and then concluded that it wouIdn't be amiss to crack a 3.9 on the entrance exams to the Naval Academy. He sauntered into the Senior Assistant's office with Luker and Martin and had his number taken as 377. Big head, fool laugh and an indifferent attitude is the make-up of this nonchalant from Michigan. The head is full of the right kind of stuff, the laugh takes at Cambridge, and so what do we care about the attitude? But the attitude, well, we must have it. So here it goes! He would just as soon go to a 5-cent "movey" by himself as to attend a Tango Party with a queen. Three stripes look as well to him as a cleansleeve. Playing third base on the class team or stealing third base when the bases are full approaches to him the acme of happiness and security. And he can tell the difference between "My Rosary, My Rosary" and "The Course of True Love Never Runs Smooth." Ask Captain Stecher! Donald Royce has a clear brain and a witty soul. He laughs almost as much as he talks, and the only words a listener can ever wedge in when once he gets started are: "Quite so, quite so!" Don, in the sparkling spirit that you know, here's to your good health and your family's good health, and may you live long and prosper! "Did you say a white coat? Oh, ye---es, a while coat! A white coat! QTrip, trip, trip down the ladder! A thought! Trip, trip, trip up the ladderlj Excuse me, but did you say you had a white coat? Oh, yes, a white coat! I love while. You know, I always wear white sox. White is so distinctive. It is a sign of purity." I02 'lewis fifoscpb Stccbcr Dodge, Nebraska "Stack" "Bull" "Captain" "L.Joe" "Cuando se casa Pepe? Pepe se casa este mes." -HCUSACHS Hinder 15th Co.jg Football Numerals C4, 3, 2, lj: Wrestling Team C4, 3, 2, U5 W. N. T.: Captain Cljg Middle Weight Wrestling Cham- pionship C4D: Light Heavy Weight Wrestling Championship C2jg Head Cap'n aboard the Robert Center: Great Checker Player. Address on Graduation Leave: Goucher College, Baltimore, Md. Object: To get married to the girl l love 'ij-ff ,Q 'jx APTAIN, how are you? "The course of true love never runs v " -N ' . 1 xx .X Y, M. -V L ixmll- N. ,N smooth," eh, Captain? All's well, Thank you, my dear Captain. ' N This is the Head Captain of the Robert Center: at least that's what Q . g - Don Royce says. The famous cruise of the Robert Center to F stays" ' Cambridge brought joy to the heart of the Bohemian. There he met a person, and this person, lo and behold, was a very beautiful . 1 person. First, a smouldering coal in the eyes of our Captain and K --ff' Navigator, but in one day the love light grew into a glowing flame that in its sudden splendor scorched the poor Captain's nose. For days this youth mooned and mooned. He became so absorbed in deep contemplation that Pennoyer had to rescue him from drowning off Tolchester Beach. More of this? There was. Yes, a celebration in the little log room of the Maryland Grill. Stech furnished the Mum's Extra Dry: Martin, the Club sandwichesg Poodles, the Pall Malls: Bill Heard, the Martinisg Bill Teasley, the entertainment: and Don Royce, the laughter, talk and tip. Another instance of the Captain's fall is related by Sir Alfred Teasley. It is alleged that the Captain so far forgot himself one afternoon as to give William his last 34.50 with which to make E1 trip to Baltimore to see his own girl. V Stech, however, when all is said, is hard to beat. His heart is as big as his hands, his soul is sincere and his mind is on one subject. He is a wonderful machinist. Boolack, so originated from its striking similarity to Roodack, is a power on the mat. He wrestles in almost every weight and comes out on top every time. His fingers and toes are specially fitted for wrestling, and he wrestles in many ways. His main style is stickability. Never downed to remain downed. Whether grappling with the Yale 200 pound Indian, playing checkers on the Connecticut with Hogan, shooting French with Alfred Teasley, picking up buoys with Pablo Fletcher or falling in love at first sight with- -. HNeleh, Neleh, is this you, Neleh? Guess who this is?" "I might not marry her after all." "Don't call me Hun. I may get g0atey." I03 Hobart Webster Cary, Jr. Kansas City, Missouri "Bob" "Skipper" "He was a business man." -H-ANON. "Let us sit down here, with a packet of tobacco and a drink, and talk of art and women." V -STEVENSON Hinder C5th Co.j: Cap'n of Reina Mercedes Squad CID: Track Numerals C4D: Track Team Q4, 2, lj: Lucky Bag Staff: Class Supper Com- mittee: Ass't Mgr. Wrestling, Swimming, Clym- nasium and Track Teams QZD: Mgr. Track Team CID: Class German Committee. ' Address on Graduation Leave: Bonaventure Hotel, Kansas City, Mo. Object: To do a thing right and well -lARRING none, l would say that Bob is the man in our class who can with the least exertion get the most results. He, though an expert grafter, is efficient for the reason that he knows how and what to do. ln scholarship he may not stand one. Knowing the bearing of the Battle of Lissa to the present civilization or the relation between the theory of the rigidity of the trajectory in vacuum and that in air is a small matter. Bob doesn't know these and, furthermore, doesn't care to know them. He does know how to, handle men as evidenced by his superb work as "ratey" three-striper plebe summer. The Commandant congratulated him most heartily on his leadership by a trip to Philadelphia. Bob knows the common sense thing to do under all circumstances and does it. Asabusiness man "Skipper" Cary has few equals. He runs things H in a clean, systematic manner: he works all the time to carry out his plans: when he tells you that he is going to do a thing, he does it. As Assistant Manager Second Class year of the Wrestling, Swimming, Gymnasium and Track teams he managed them all by himself, because the lst Class Manager was in love and unsatisfactory in Electricity. His work was C? sa 1111: without criticism. i This book would not be one-half what it is if Skipper hadn't gone into his work with the interest, zeal and energy characteristic solely of Skipper. He was manager of the Photographic Department, and he managed it, too. No picture was too hard for him to get: no trouble was too hard for him to bear. "Skip," we owe much, yes, very much of it to you. But there are two sides to every question. Though a stern business man, the Skipper, a veteran dyed-in-the-wool fusser, is one of the best fellows on earth. Philadelphia, Washington, New York, yea, even Kansas City will vouch for this. Make a liberty with him and then you will swear that there is none better. He has a certain knack of having a good time: and being blessed with experience along this line, he is able to get a good time out of anything and give you the larger part of it. IO4 Tffcrman 'lftbolpb Spcmagel Canton, Ohio "Dutch" "ClassGerman" "Herman" "Hernie" "A certain lord, neal, and lrimly dressed, ' Fresh as a bridegroomf' -SHAKESPEARE "A wistful look she backward cast And said, 'Auf Wiedersel1cn."' Chairman Class Crest Committee: Class Ring Committee: Lucky Bag Staff: Lacrosse Squad C-4, 3, 2, lji LNTQ Two Stripes, Second Battalion Adjutant. Address on Graduation Leave: 845 Walnut Ave., N. E., Canton, Ohio. Object: To stop the ball HIS rose-cheeked lad from Ohio has a host of friends among his classmates. V His genial smile and pleasant disposition have won him a place in the hearts of all of us. His cheerfulness is contagious, and it would have to be a catastrophe indeed that would erase that smile. Indeed, this optimis- tic disposition strikes one as his most prominent characteristic. Nothing has ever been known to disturb it-not even work fthough that disturbs him verylittle at any timej. Accompanying his cheerfulness is a full knowl- edge of the latest dope, and the German is one of the most inveterate of the emotion-agitators in the class. You can find out almost anything in the line of dope from Dutch. Hernie has also a penchant for parties. After he and Bob began to room together, never a holiday escaped but was properly celebrated in their sanctum. The feasts, however, were not confined to holidays, and never a hop slipped away but that after- wards there were not gathered a choice coterie of famishecl victims of the dance. He and Bob had a regular harem fixed up during second class year, and their room was famous throughout the battalion for scented notes and stationery of all colors. No-they weren't exactly business letters, but they seemed just as interesting as though they were. Hernie's main source of worry was the answering of those letters. Although he tried often to obtain a social secretary, he never succeeded in locating one who was willing to assume the responsible position and who was at the Same time responsible enough to assume it. His cheeks have been the despair of every girl who ever saw him. They have come out unscathed from their exposure to the merciless shots of fiendish lacrosse wielders-being therein more fortunate than his beautiful blue eyes. The German is a rather savvy man and is eminently practical-the sort of man who is sure to Drove of value to the service. But what we shall remember him by is his cheerfulness and for it, if nothing else, we shall be glad to have him for a brother ofhcer as we have been glad. to have him for a classmate. IO5 'Tl aul williams 'filflctcbcr Newport, Rhode lsland "Pablo" "Pee Wee" "1 have fought a good fight, I have fnished my course, I have kept lhcfailhf' 'MTIMOTHY Hinder C5th Co.Dg Football Numerals C4, 3, Zjg Football Squad CID: Gymnasium Team C3, 2, lj: Sea Going C4, 3, 2, lj: Skipper of the Robert Center. Address on Graduation Leave: Washington St., Newport, R. l. Object: Never give up ' '-R--I-HT, yes, N eeve A-V'-Y G-R--I-T spells Pablo Fletcher. This sea devil is the fulfillment of the law that pure grit and steady nerve make a man. I don't care what it is, Pablo is not scared to do it. But he is not t hard. Many miles from it! Very seldom he smokes a cigarette, U and l have never seen him take a drink. And in our opinion God doesn't make better men. Second Class year in a gymnasium meet he failed twice in succession to do the cut-off on the rings, thereby nearly breaking his neck. The third time did he give it up as a bad job? No, he tried again and he succeeded. A more thunderous applause from the Brigade has never been given to any Midshipman. This is not all. ln calculus he had a l.9 one month and a 2.0 the next. He was also "unsat" in Skinny. Did he give up? No, he burned late lights and arose at5:30 in the morning. And through his perseverance and stickability he is still with us, and you bet, he is not anchor man. Another bright instance of his stick-to-'em-all-the-time is his winning a place on the 'varsity football squad lst class year and holding it. As Skipper of the Robert Center on her famous cruise to Cambridge he showed us that he had the blood of the old-timers in his veins. Every time we got underway or came to anchor his lst Class crew sang out: "Pab, what do you want us to do?" It was ever thus. Our class can boast of many sailors, but we cannot boast of a better one than Pablo. Friendship is a big thing to him. He values a friend as a brother and will do anything for one, even to laying down his life. He is sincere, doubts no one, and likes everyone to have a smile on his face. Consequently he is liked by everyone. And Pablo, God knows we'll do any- thing for you. IO6 TJbco6orc'iDavis53.u66ock,2lr T Charleston, South Carolina "T.D." "Rudack" "Sir, we had a good talk." -JOHNSON Two Stripes: U. S. N. A. Gold Marksmanship Medal: Sharpshooter: Expert: Expert Pistol Shot: Rifle Team Q3, 2, lj: Captain Rifle Team CID: RNT: Soccer Numerals. Address on Graduation Leave: l don't know. Object: To talk from sunrise to sunrise .1 N a certain day of a certain month in a certain year a certain youth left thc city by the sea to become a naval officer. Charleston has ncvcr recorded the loss. Annapolis is not able to realize her gain. Think of it, lobsters and periwinkles. This youth is our Theodore Davis Ruddock. At the tender age of five he circumnavigated the Ashley River, at the age of I7 he entered the Naval Academy. What wonder that he knew how to sail a boat, what wonder that he knew how to swim a stroke! Knowing these two things, he soon learned to say "Devil" and then to smoke cigarettes. l-low dreadful, Theodore! Smoking cigarettes! Catching a skag as a plebe is a most scandalous outrage if one would judge by the regs. However: in spite of these demoralizing influences Rudack can nail a 3.5 at short intervals and he l.i Q can shoot a rifle as the rifle was made to be shot. He can play soccer like a Jack Kates and between halves converse in heroic tones on any subject at all with girls. Did you get me? Girls! Talk with this youth is as much second nature as kicking is to a mule and he uses no more discrimination in his choice of objects than aforesaid quadruped. He will talk to anything equipped with ears, whether it have tongue or not. Tell him a tooth-puller and he's bound to say, "l heard one better than that." And then some episode relative to a trip in a fishing smack around James' Island. Tell him about dancing at Newport and he will invariably detonate with: "You oughta seen me." Tell him a lie about your gun crew, and the reaction will give you a minute history of his three cruises if you don't turn him off. And so it is. Those of us who are somewhat slow of speech marvel at him: those of us who think we can talk, take off our hats and gently but firmly close our mouths when T. D. begins. l-lis idea of a good talker iS a person who can listen: but for all that a sturdy, ambitious man: willing to serve is our T. D. !07 Charles E. S. Glabben M Annapolis, Maryland "Beauty" "Harry" "Gunny" "1 may noi bc handsome but I swear that I have a distinguished look." --ANONYMOUS Hinder Q5th Co.Dg Wrestling Squad C4, 3, 2, lj: Wrestling Team Q3, 2, U: Middle Weight Champion Wrestling: Hop Committee: Wel- terweight Champion QIDQ WNT. Address on Graduation Leave: Annapolis, Maryland. Object: To make the ogival fit a blue cap Al' VIE!" That is what we call him and is his name not appropriate? But in his case beauty is not skin deep. You may search the Academy throughout but you will not find a more generous nature than Beauty's. He will do anything in the world you can ask of him, without a murmur, and make you feel as if you were doing him a favor. Harry came to us as the Pride of St. Johns, where he achieved greatness by inventing a marvelous new form of gunpowder. Many nations offered fabulous sums to be let ' . ' ' in on the secret, but with much strength of will and patriotism, he finally decided to give himself and his greatness to the Navy. For two years our hero attempted to dazzle the instructors with the higher mathematics which he absorbed at St. Johns, with the result that on Youngster Semi-Anns, Beauty thought his naval career ended, and, by skillful pull on official strings, succeeded in landing a commission in the local Police force. But Congress intervened and Handsome had to resign said commission. He is an athlete of no mean ability, being welter-weight champion of the Navy in wrestling. He never fails to sport his sword belt at the hops, as he firmly believes in duty, and likes to give the ladies a treat. On the cruises he shines, to put it mildly. No place is too good for him, be it'Spanish town, Buckroe Beach or Bristol. Old Colonel Cheesman of Bristol says that Harry is one of the finest fellows he knows. The Colonel speaks the whole truth, for nowhere have we come across a better fellow than C. T. Cladden. His disposition is never out of order, and this condition spells for him true popularity. l08 Ebomas Cross Slingluff 'A Baltimore, Maryland "Tubby" "Tom" "Sling" "lVlr.Weinclift" "Well, then, lel's be of. Shall we lo the Con- cord? Theres good sporl there if ihc walcr be not loo high." . H 'THOREAU l-lincler C5th Co.D: Football Numerals Q4, 3, 2, ID: Choir C4, 3, 2, lj, Masqueraders C4, 3, 2, lj, Farewell Ball Committee, Chairman Entertainment Committee, Bancroft Hall CSep- tember Leave lst Classjg O. C. CID. Address on Graduation l..eave:l i702 N. Calvert St., Baltimore, Md. Object: A Big Time and the Swanee Shore l rm N MILE, damn you, smile." You can't help it, can you, Sling? l introduce ' to you a man who can stand watch after watch every day of the year for 99 years and then be as happy as a Forest Glenn brunette at the Easter Hop. His cheerful good nature makes all his bitter medicine go down without one word of rhino, ancl, Sling, that's what we admire. You can bear the brunt of disappointment without a quiver. You can lose every- thing you've got and start all over again at your beginnings with a clis- N position cheerful and unruffled. As a navigator, Mr. Weinclift, so the Utah's navigator interprets him, is a little Bowditch, of whom all Maryland is justly proud. Very seldom he was off the bridge, and when he was not off the bridge he always had the alidade or sextant in his hand. Even when he lay below for six beans and a cup of coffee, the navigator would become uneasy and chirp: "Messenger, oh, messenger, YOU messenger '--- --rr-r, go tell Mr. Weinclift to lay up on the bridge and get a fix." ' Tubby, l9l5, says: "lf it wasn't for that man Slingluff we'd be champions in interclass football." And Forest Glenn remarks: "Now, if that dream of a dancer, Mr. 'Lingluff, does not have a dance with me at the hop, l'm not going, that's all." An Alpha Beta Coronis Borealis at the hops as well as at football. As graceful and charming a dancer as Beauty is a wrestler. And Beauty is peerless. With sunshine in your heart, your eyes and your soul you will meet many more disappoint- mentsibut manfully and successfully. You have shown us that you have the best kind of man in you. We will be satisfied with nothing less than success from you whether you are up on the bridge, at the German court or down in the hrcroom. I09 fllobn Tlsaac ffffale i i Johnson City, Tennessee "Grandpapa" "Johnny" "Senator" "One-Eye" "Full many aflowcr is born lo blush unseen, And waslc ils sweetness on the desert air.'-' 'fC1RAY Bird and Allcaid: Hospital C4, 3, 2, lj, Dago Savoir. Address on Graduation Leave: Johnson City. i Tenn. Object: No more operations AW -ASI-IFUL, hard working, serious minded and conscience stricken, but friendly, just, sincere and happy is our Grandpapa from Johnson City. By trade Sir lsaac is a bricklayer on Saturdays and Sundays: at other times he plods along at a pace which is landing him near the head of the class. Senator is a constant reader of the classics and a deep thinker. No question can confront him without being fully investigated, be it a question of fortifying the Canal, erecting . . , mammoth radio stations at the Navy Yards or dragging a cousin of his roommate's sister's best friend. Cheerful and bright in the morning, a good word at noon and a stellar disposition at night are some of One-E.ye's traits. He is ever ready at any time to play a game of hand ball or tennis and ever ready to demonstrate Professor Bell's correct and approved methods of dancing. Yes, verily has our Senator so distinguished himself in this line that he has invented and monopolized a special dance of his own-the Johnson City Flip-Flop. For an imitation of Senator's supple swayings, mesmerizing movements and graceful gyrations one is ardently advised and respect- fully requested to see Bill Teasley in Room 339 on a Sunday morning after a hop. fAt Berlinj "She wa'n't no Princess. She was 30 years old. She was a Queen." "Win him, daughter, win him!" IIO George Charles manning Washington, District of Columbia "G. C." "George" "He will do what he says lic will do." 7 ANONYMOUS Four Stripes: Star C4, 3, 2, lj: Lucky Bag Staff: l..og Staff: Fencing Squad: Admiral Trenchard Section Medal C3D. Address on Graduation Leave: 22 Second Street, N. E., Washington, D. C. - I Object: To give the best that is in him APOLEON had an army. Curtiss had an aeroplane.. George Mann- B ing had an mind. l'lc still has it. It follows him everywhere hc H U goes. To remember the cube root of two to ten decimal places is fruit for him. Specifications a yard long take to him as naturally as a Red Mike to a pair of binoculars Sunday morning after a hop. UG. C." leisurely goes to the board and puts up there not only the dope in the text but also that which the dope artist forgot: in writing the book. Fours are as common to him as toads in the Chesapeake. Some fussers are regulars. George is unselfish. He divides his time equally among the younger set of the city near Arlington Cemetery. He divides his numerous boxes of Martha Washington candy equally among his friends. Never for a moment is George without fudge, cake, or oranges, and this fresh stock is a joy to him and an enjoyment to us. With his brains George helps us on nights preceding exam Clays: with his eats we help ourselves on nights succeeding hop days. George's conduct is irreproachable. No one in the Academy can remember when he frapped the pap. His heart is good, too. ln fact, it is too good. Many people unconsciously impose on his good nature. But not for the world would George say a word to offend. He would rather ignore the blunder and ask the offender to have another piece of fruit cake. "lt is my opinion-" "Very well, Mr. Manning, l give you a four." Carl Tffenry 'Jones Atmore, Alabama "Casey" "Bal when accused, he smiled." AMSTEVENSON Three Stripes: Near Star Q4, 3, 2, lj: Crew Squad C4, 3, 2, lj: Football Numeralsg Red Mike C3, 253 Good Fellowship. Address on Graduation Leave: Atmore, Ala- V bama, ln care of The Little Girl. Object: Never say, "I dcn't know" ELLOW-CITIZENS, hats off! This is Casey Jones. Casey came to us from the Sunny South, from the good old state of Alabama. If you should doubt this, just let him hear you say "Alah bah-mah" or tell him that Cushing didn't belong to the Ananias Club and you'll see a tame species of Angora. In fact, that's the only way you can get that animal out, for Casey is naturally the best natured fellow in the world. You never hear him rhino and he always has a good word for everybody. . He's one that thinks much and says little, but still gets there, as he showed us by his three stripes and final standing. Whenever you want to know anything, ask Casey. Whenever you need any help, ask Casey. Whenever you need a friend, Casey is the man to see. Though not much inclined to drag, he always makes a hit with the femmes. His specialty is to get on the right side of the chaperon first, and then, to start in heart-breaking. In fact, there are very few things that he can't do and do thoroughly. You are one fine boy. You have plenty of true Navy spirit. You have all kinds of Hght and good feeling in you. You will never say, "Oh, let someone else do it!" You always carry the Message straight to Garcia. So we are glad to have met you, Casey, and glad that you are in the Navy. The best thing that can happen to any of us is to be shipmates with you. IIZ S barred Tlfabley Quarles Selma, Alabama "Sherrod" "Madame" "Bunny" "What's mine is yours." m'SHAKESPEARE Bird and Procyong Gymnasium Team Q2, UQ Casey jones's Roommate Q4, 3, 2, lj. Address on Graduation Leave: 439 Lapsley Street, Selma, Alabama. Object: A GNT 4 N pIRST among Sherrod's ambitions is the desire to decorate his manly chest with a GNT. As far as his friends can remember there is nothing else he very earnestly sought, except the general aim of enjoying himself. He is really a savvy man, one of the brightest in the class, but he says, "lf l can get along without worrying and spend my study hours reading a magazine or otherwise enjoying myself, why study?" That's the way he has gone thru the course. Nonchalant expresses his attitude exactly. His favorite expressions ought to be "l don't care" and "l should worry." He isn't a trifling sort of a chap by any means, but merely one who prefers a little diversion to excessive boning. He is a fumer and very fond of the weed, altho he always had the good sense not to allow it to get him into trouble with the discipline department. Second class year he was One of the charter members of the H930 Smokers' Club" in the old fourth company. No meeting Was complete without him. Madame fusses once in a while, but isn't one of the steady brand. He believes in fussing for the pleasure of it, and when it becomes tiresome he becomes a red mike until that condition bores him. He's a mighty fine chap and an agreeable messmate. For confirmation, refer to any of the old fourth company's bunch. "Hello, Bunny. oogh-uh!" II3 Ebomas Gfiatimore, 171: Chattanooga, Tennessee "Tom" "Latidos" "Opinion in good mcn is but knowledge in the making." --lVllLTON Hinder Clst Co.D: Football Squad C4, 3, 213 Crew Squad C4, 3jg Football N 2nd, Crew Numerals with Cross Oar: Sunshine C4, 3, 2, ID. Address on Graduation Leave: 4l0 Georgia Ave., Chattanooga, Tennessee. Object: To uplift "Poodles" TOM is one of those pleasant chaps from sunny Tennessee. One of his favorite pastimes Cnext to catching oneb used to be the indulging in song in the corridors. And when he so indulged, the noise was loud and long. One of the few times he was ever known to be peeved was when an unsympathetic M. C. reproached him for singing during study hours. Tom's greatest achievement has been the keeping of Poodles from the snares of the tempters. He has cared for him faithfully ever since plebe semi-anns, and that's saying a great deal for any man. Many was the time, during youngster year, that the corridor would be startled to hear Poodles yelling in dire distress for "Tomi Tom!"---And he never yelled in vain, for in no time at all the optimist would come tearing out of his room to the rescue of his erring wife. As time wore on Poodles began to subside, and Tom with his southern ardor for excitement and adventure turned to flirting violently with Milady Nick O'Tene and became one of her most consistent suitors in the fourth company smoking parlor. He had one other weakness, though, and that was a most peculiar susceptibility to the fascinations of good things to eat. "The way to a man's heart leads through his stomach," and the way to Tom's heart is a regular boulevard Qtake notice, ladiesj. Most of second class year was devoted by Tom and his wife to the arguing of the important question, "who supplies the candy ticket?"-and the yet more important problem-"who gets the candy?" Latidos is as generous as he is big: is thoroughly unsellishg and will always lend one any- thing, from a pillow case to a brand-new dollar bill-qualities 'which count a lot in obtaining popularity for a man. He is the kind of man who is always an agreeable companion, as the men who lived with him for three years on the third deck will cheerfully testify. Big of heart, he is as firm a friend as one can ever have, and the "old fourth" will tell the service, "l-le's a man." "Now, I don't see-." pa.-.-.. , "'?iE-"...."',. - II4 Uialpb Gilbertjflennoyer , Aurora, Missouri "Poodles" "Pennux" "He had many and obvious faulls upon lhc face of him: the hcarl was pure gold." -STEVENSON Hinder Clst Co.D: Football Squad Q3, lj: Foot- ba!! Numerals Q4, 3, Z, ID: Reina Mercedes 122: Black Ng Good Fellowship C4, 3, 2, ll. Address on Graduation Leave: Aurora, Mo. Object: To give you all l've got ' V ELLO, Poodles! Gee, you're a fine fellow! You may not have five stripes, Q you may not stand one in your class, you may not have a yellow star, you may be only a gyrene captain, but anyway, Poodles, you are one of the best that l have ever seen. Yes, indeed, your readiness to help, your willingness to lend,your optimism, your grit, your popping eyes, all make you one of our best. Never rhino, always an oh-please-have-one-on-me smile and a snappy salute. Look at me straight in the eyes. Oh, you are a lover! Patient and joking, you always were, and we mustn't pass over that pretty pompadour and that beautiful bend. A true sport with nerve and backbone. You know how to stand by a friend and your friends believe in you. Bulack will testify to that: at any rate, his bank book will. You' are a gritty football player and you are a hard worker on ,Iohnny Gow when a 2.0 stares you in the face. Liberty party at four! Poodles pays for the dinner: Poodles pays for the show: Poodles pays for the hot chops, one more nickel left and Poodles buys peanuts to eat on the trip back to the ship. He has spent his every cent, his friends have enjoyed a good treat. Poodles is broke but Poodles is happy, so what cares Poodles. Cut the bread thinner, put water in the soup, and pass the beans, please. "Captain, oh Captain, my yachting party is out here." II5 fA6rian Raphael matron Denver, Colorado "Adrian" "Macaroon" "Maruja" "HclhalhalhfQnow1cdgc sparclh his words." -PROVERBS "Here is a dear, a true, industrious friend." -SHAKESPEARE Three Stripes, Baseball Numeralsg Efficiency: Near Star. Address on Graduation Leave: 4952 Raleigh St., Denver, Colorado. Object: Quiet but efficient work "-"-"'-'HIS is a man. He is efficient for the simple reason that he gets results. Bring him a sextant. a stadimeter, anythingsf-'he knows how to use it. If you ask him anything, he will say: ul don't know, l'm sure." This answer is not from Adrian: it is from his modesty. With his efiiciency f? -""-'- ranks equally high his savviness. l-le can warble out "Castellana" or rx' fs, Y' figure on a Circum-Meridian with the same precision and cheerfulness. ' l-le never drinks, he never cusses, he never smokes and, thank God! he never rhinoes. This last characteristic is one which we most admire. 4 Nlacaroon is unusually quiet but is thinking all the time. l-le plays 5 Y baseball with the same determination with which he takes the deckv -. to make good. l'le accomplishes his purpose. One more thing, and it's the same old story, Adrian rates high among the ladies. "Oh, he's a darling," "l just love him" are very trite expressions. Many say those things about him. But listen! At a certain June Ball l had a little stroll during an intermission with a certain little princess. The following is the conversa- tion that took place between us: "Adrian is a man of my ideal. He talks very little of his own accomplishments and always tries to do the right thing, and he never forgets a friend." A lull of a few seconds: "Yes, you are right." "Rosey, Rosey. turn out, Rosey. Quick! Good gracious! here's formation." II6 Cl9arlcs'1Emery Uiosenbabl Cleburne, Texas "Rosie" "Rabbi" "Manager" "Such a crcalurc, so fiery, so pugnaciousf' ' -STEVENSON 'iYon Cassius hath a lean and hungry look." -SHAKESPEARE Bird and Ursa Minor: Baseball Numerals: Red Mike C4, 3, 21: Championship Handball doubles QZDQ Dansante Address on Graduation Leave: IOZI N. Anglin St., Cleburne, Texas. ' Object: To bite Vaiden's ear ,, OSIE came from somewhere in the wilds of Texas to join the Navcc, and those of us who are fortunate enough to number ourselves among his friends have found that he is a friend well worth the having, a man with a big heart. Plebe year, the favorite pastime of the third deck plebes was to lead out his goat, a goat that didn't need much inducement. Youngster year also the animal was frequently brought out to pasture, but before long, even calling him "Rabbi" failed to produce the quadruped and he laughed harshly and with scorn when Tom rendered for his benefit that time honored ballad, "Rosie, the Cowboy Jew." Rosie always was a rhino bird and a red mike of the dyed-in-the-wool type, but evidently even this dye will fade, for Rosie actually dragged Second - Class june Week and has been known to repeat the operation since. Q Rhino is Rosie's most prominent characteristics-not pessimism, -- just cheerful disgust with everything in general and anything in particular. If one felt dissatisfied with life at this home for pampered pets, he found that a good rhino-fest in Rosie's room made him feel much better. Ever since the early days of Plebedom, Rosie 'has lived with Adrian Raphael, in connubial happiness. Second class year Rosie decided it was time to show signs of hardness, so he engaged in ear-chewing contests with the Souse,but altho the meetings were exciting, still Rosie remained uunhardf' During first class leave the Rabbi remained at the "three million dollar hotel." His numerous trips to Washington attracted no attention because everyone was coming and going all the time, but if all the inside facts were known, we fear Rosie's reputation as a Red Mike would be shattered and he'd never more be allowed to declare, "l'm a red-mike guy. Can't you let a red mike alone?" But that's telling and we mustn't. "l-lell's bells, man!" I I7 Charles Tfranklin martin Blackville, South Carolina L "Mart" "Savvy" "Duel" "He never betrayed a friend, he never brokca promise." -ANON. Editor-in-chief of the Lucky Bag. Address on Graduation Leave: Blackville, S. C., P. O. Box ll. Object: To play the game fair and a square deal to every man HE strangest thing about Savvy's biography is that it is the only thing in the whole Lucky Bag which he reads for the first time in the finished volume. Special care is taken that he shall be entirely ignorant of what we say about him until everyone can read it. This is not because we shall say anything he would not like printed, for we venture to say there's not a man in l9l4 who would say anything disparaging of our Editor. There's not a man in the class who has more friends among his class- mates than he, and no one who rates more. But this isn't a eulogy: it's a biography, and being such, one must say something of the subject's character. Charlie's most striking characteristic is his congeniality. One cannot know him five minutes without being as much at ease with him as if he were an old chum. His education enables him to speak with anyone, no matter what their age, sex, or vocation, with perfect familiarity. This versatility in his conversation, however, is not accompanied by any fickleness in his convictions. When he decides a thing is right, he adheres to his convictions in the matter even though his inclinations may be the other way. His really courtly manner makes him as popular with the ladies as with his classmates. The phrase "a Southern gentleman" will always calllforth in our mind Savvy's image. Anyone who has been shipmates with him a couple of cruises will testify to his efficiency as an officer and his sacrificing unselfishness. The man who will forego the few "affairs" we have to produce a Lucky Bag 3-well, he'll be a good officer and a good man to call your friend. Such a man, and better, is Savvy. "Oh yes, of co'rse, l understand. That's crackerjackf' II8 williamllfreo Beasley Canton, Georgia "Bill" "Tecumseh" "Lum Beasley" "FunnyFace" "Old Man" "A man in all the worlcl's new fashion planted, Tlzal lralli a minl of phrases in his brain." -W SHAKESPEARE Bird and Vega: President of the Boat Officers' Club: Keeper of the Corkscrew aboard the Robert Center: lndeterminate Fusserg Wrest- ling Squad. Address on Graduation Leave: The Farm, Cherokee County, Cla. Object: To parade the goats lLLlAlVl ALFRED TEASLEY, Kappa Sigma of Ccorgjah Tech! Greetings and Salutationsl l am charmed to meet you, sir! But since the Canton Weekly Blotter came addressed to him simply as "Bill Teasleyf' the William Alfred has been slightly curtailed. Now all the girls call him "Bill," Plebe year the first classmen alluded to him as "Tecumseh" "Seek" Roberts promulgated "Lum Beasley" and Tom Latimore contributed "Funny Face." However, his family name is "Old Man." Bill is a happy, brilliant creature but seemingly indifferent. He fusses with the same composure as that with which he tackles lVlayevski's formulae or inspects acondenser. He never specializes in girls, for with him "it's Ciod bless 'em, l love 'em all." They all love him. They fall for his line as innocently as a crawfish in the lower Cherokee mill pond. Always smiling, never complaining is the "Old Man." Always running some poor fellow, never serious is Bill. ln one minute he can lead out a dozen goats. And indeed the Angora dress parade is very beautiful to watch Saturday at luncheon or Sunday morning after a hop. His methods are unique and never fail, especially when Bingo, the Senator or Boolack is the subject. With William comfort is the main thing in life. While smoking a Pall Mall in a reclining bed with his feet wrapped up in blankets and the latest Cosmo in his hands, the rest of the world Can go to hell. Teasley is comfortable. Now one word of prayer. Bill, in after years wheniwilliam Alfred Junior is bobbing up and down upon your knees and the Mrs. is singing a sweet lullaby in the adjoining room, be the same old cheerful Bill, hear, and happiness forever will be yours! "No, no, not to-night, Bill." M9 Swift Uiicbe Galveston, Texas "Ricky" "Percy" "FatBoy" "Swift" "Traddles" "Littleman" "A little round man with a little round belly That shook when he laughed like a bowl full of j lly." c -WNIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS Bird and Spicag Manager Baseball Team: Football Squad C3, 213 Football Numeralsg Reg. C4, 3, 2, lj: Basketball Numerals. Address on Graduation Leave: ln care of Col. C. S. Riche, U. S. Engineers Office, Gal- veston, Texas. Object: A Message to Garcia R. RICKY is cylindrical in shape, no matter what cross-section you take: Ricky is a slave of herpicide but he still has a feeling of loss every time he manipulates a comb: Ricky has a chronic grudge against Rheinhart because that mis-fitter has never given Ricky a collar large enough: - 1 - W. V Ricky is good-naturedg Ricky is jovial: Ricky is a whole lot more which ,' N ' l 4 space prevents telling. He appears at his best when doing a hornpipe ' .V ' to his own accompaniment on the mouth-harp. I-Ie rhinos now and then but he makes a much better job of the hornpipe, altho, of course, he " 'X can't dance all the time. Only a decided lack in architectural dimen- lg ' 'wr sions kept Ricky off the Varsity in football, but even with this handicap, A- ,X l r he has always been one of the mainstays of the class football team. He mf A' M. also showed pronounced detective abilities when as assistant baseball 5 .. manager, he succeeded in running down and recovering several old, worn-out baseballs that were given up for lost. He had all the chewing gum numbered and kept acard catalogue of its dispensation, precluding the possibility of anyone getting more than one piece. Traddles seems to have social ambitions,--why, we don't know. He drags now and then, fusses a whole lot and is an artist at Ventilating meal tickets. l-le has a happy faculty of making friends easily and usually picks out one plebe every year, about his own size, to spoonf?D on. That plebe is usually disgusted with the Navy and all it contains before the year is out. Ricky believes in rates,-he kept them himself and expects others to do the same. l-le "slipped one over" on the rest of us speechmakers, first class leave, when he held an audience of natives spell- bound on the occasion of his arrival in Squeedink, Alabama, with john. If you want to see a living picture of human perplexity, just ask Rick what is meant by "the mystery of the class pin and brass buttons" but don't tell him we said anything about it. l'le's little but "Oh, my!" "Have half a roll with me, old man." l20 1llobn'iangborne Vaiden Union town, Alabama HLeghornn HJuanu Uspeedf UHorneU "And of his port as make as is a maydef' CHAUCER Bird and Orionis: Baseball N K4. 3, 25: Captain Baseball Team CID: Vice President and Secretary Y. lVl. C. A.: Editor-in-chief Reef Points. Address on Graduation l..eave:'Uniontown, Ala. Object: The noblest of all-a gentleman hats off, people, to a man who has gone through this mill without making the usual exchange of good traits for bad: a man who lives up to principles which all admit are right but which only a few claim as mottoes. We say man with a full realization of what the word means. ln spite of a chronic roseate hue on the business end of his smelling appendage, Horne's strongest drink is a Y. lVl. C. A. cocktail, otherwise known as a chocolate malted milk. Make a liberty with Speed and you'll come back to the ship under your own steam with a good time to refiect upon in days to come. He is an interesting talker because his ideas are as clean and whole- some as the life he lives, but understand, he wears no halo. Pretense and seif-assertive- ness are unknown to him: when he goes after a thing he gets either the thing or a mighty good reason why he shouldn't have it: he is far from being a hard guy but he makes no particular effort to stand from under: and say,-he can play some ball. For three years he has held down the third sack in a way that speaks well for Alabama baseball training. and, as he and Richc are the baseball magnates for l9l4, we are all looking forward to seeing Some baseball "NWS" in the Academy. He plays ball as he does everything else he triesr- consistently and well. As Editor of the Reef Points, he demonstrated his capability by turning Out a good article, and far earlier than has been customary. His active connection with the Y. M. C. A. has done that organization far more good than any of us realize. Horne has a ten- Ciency to belong to the Order of Red Mikes but he has been known to drag for himself and has even fallen for the old, old story-"She may not be beautiful but she's awful nice" and ten to one. old juan will have a good time out of it. Rhinos only on special occasions: is efficient: fairly savvy and only gives thoroughly unprejudiced opinions, opinions that are his own, whether they agree with the majority or not. And above all. he has that which is the best thing any of us can have, a character which from all standpoints can be called that of a man. l2l Hlobnyncrcsforblvynnlwaller Norfolk, Virginia HJ. B." "wah" "ln bcslowing, Hc was mos! princclyf' ' SHAKESPEARE Bird and Regulus: Football Numerals: Base- ball Numerals: Swimming Team Q4, 35. Address on Graduation Leave: ln care of Col. I... W. Waller, U. S. Marine Barracks, Mare Island, Vallejo, California. Object: To show you that it's this way WIRDS, this young man with the quadruple expansion name is I D more from Virginia than any place else, altho he has travelled Q g ' A around this country so much, it is rather difficult to decide " 3 - ' Yam - L. - a what state claims him as a citizen. From his accent, we know ii, ' W f g " J' he learned to talk south of the Mason and Dixon line butwhere X -- Q ' ' ',7 he learned how to fuss and how to argue, we know not. A M M-A A A A Q, 'by " xii hop is hardly worthy of the name if "Web", and his old side kicker, "Scotty," are among those absent, but why talk about something that never occurs? Wob is a good dancer, he can talk to anything wearing skirts and he has dark, curly hair that the girls can't help but want to muss. They really do like to do it. As was mentioned before, Wob can argue, and he will argue as long as anyone is left to tell him he's wrong. He has a most disconcerting way of squelching opponents with real statis- tics, obtained from no one knows where but always at hand, nevertheless, to serve the "l'm right, you're wrong" purpose. His method of arguing is characteristic of his efforts in everything he does. He will stick to a point until there's no point left, just as he will stick to his side of an argument until there is no other side remaining. All in all, Wob is a combination of traits that make him an agreeable, welcome and interesting companion,-a man who is certain of making good in the service. He is deservedly popular and is just the kind of a man to keep the friends he so easily makes. "Say, we forgot to put any indicator in!" I22 Hobart Scott Wyman Augusta, Maine "Scotty" "There is a friend who sticketh closer than a brother." -PROVERBS Bird C2nd Co.D: Numerals with Cross Oar: Crew Squad Q3, ZDQ Football Numeralsg Man- ager Wrestling, Swimming, and Gymnasium Teamsg Pipe Committee. Address on Graduation Leave: 35.9 Harvard Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts. Object: To do the fair, square thing by all EALLY and truly to know Scotty is to like him, and he ncvcr fails a friend. Hc's not thc kind that's all for you now and tomorrow docsn't know you: he's the same through and through. Altho inclined to be a little silent, yet he can hold his end of any conversation. Never wastes many words on useless gossip, but always enjoys a few minutes with the boys in Smoke Hall. Like many others we know little of what happened to him before he joined us, but we can safely say his days weren't spent idly, and he could tell you of things that you would little expect to hear. Those days were Hlled with things that count and made him the man he is now. The ship that he goes to will have one who can do things. He has known what it means to be unsat and adorn the trees but he calmly takes hold and is soon in smooth water again. Not that Scotty is wooden by any means, for he has, as you will find, a very creditable standing. He does his studies, as he does everything else, in a good honest, sincere manner and, as in every- thing else, wins out. Athletics never interested him very much, altho he is in charge of most of the indoor sports and wears a fourteen cross oar and several numerals. It must not be forgotten that Scotty has certain charms which win the ladies to him. Neither must it be forgotten that during his course several ladies seem to have had charms which were not unnoticed by Scotty. Hcrc's wishing that we all might be able to be shipmatcs with Scotty. IZ3 Samuel Grinnell moore Paris, Texas "Sam" " True as steel, sincere and independent." -e --ANON. Bird and Altaireg Class Baseball Squad: Doc Murphy's .Swimming Squad: Fumer C4, 3, 2, ID Without a Single Pap: Good Fellow- ship. Address on Graduation Leave: 5ll Bonham - St., Paris, Texas. Object: Work hard, then a good liberty and a good show K IVE Sam a skag and a magazine and the rest of the world can go x Fr! to thunder. This man fumes for the pleasure of fuming , yi f and reads for the pleasure of reading. ln one great respect 1 ' if 5 he differs from the rest of us. l-le either knows what he's talk- LW. N. Y ing about or else keeps his mouth shut. ' V .L-ff' t Behind the bat in an inter-company, inter-class base- ., V ball game is where Sam enjoys himself. l-le works harder than , yi the rest of the nine but at times becomes exasperated to the Z' L E U' point of exhaustion when Slang continues to give bases on balls ' one right after another by first easing out a shin stinger, then curving one to the right 4, and then shooting one that necessitates down l00. At tennis he knows how to drop one over every now and then that will take you off your feet. In electricity, however, is where Sam scintillates. Being of an electrical temper and having had several years' experience as a linesman in the great Southwest before thrusting out at a 2.5 in the Navy, he naturally takes to connecting things up in series and parallel. But with the ladies he doesn't make such a close contact. Sam is minus the kind of magnetism that makes the ordinary fellow rush after the Arabellas and Gwendolyns, but we believe that where there's a will there's a way. He, however, started out with the will last June Week but got lost on the way. Heswore off until the following October when he again made a dash for fussing honors under the tutorship of the valiant "Cap'n" Joe Stecher. At the breakfast table the next morning Sam said: "Oh, she's a queen all right." We let Sam have his own way. "l..et's get one, Como." l24 william Treberick ffioebl Bellingham, Washington --Bm" "Silence is golden." KWSHAKESPEARE. Hinder 45th Co.j: Quiet C4, 3, 2, lj. Address on Graduation Leave: 5l2 Elk Street, Bellingham, Washington. Object: To be quiet " 4 XA ' ' CEANA ROLL, fthat's Bill. Underway, he has a deep sea roll no one knows where or how he obtained, for, at sea, when any work , ' , X ' '.' , is to be done, look for Bill in the double bottoms and you'll find ss a t - hr... DL.,-xagil i ' Second class cruise he and the other "village cut up" found a QL V T I A " home in Newport but were unable to take advantage of it on account Llp! f N of the great affection they both had for the Connecticut's "sleepy ' - .Q L.. nook." Now and then Bill wakes into action, particularly, they tell .f l-.. QT .J me, when in charge of a steamer' fhe established a record for ramming ' fl A gigs that will be unbroken for years to come. f 4-f. ,. -..i A J Bill works hard for everything he gets in the Academy-his V Q-.A chief aim is to get a 2.5 and that keeps him going for clear life. Bill ' isn't savvy, he's doggone near wooden, and it means hard boning for him to keep his head above water in this too swift stream we're all crossing. But you've never heard Bill kick and you never will. I believe he's the quietest man in the classf his troubles he keeps to himself and he won't ask you about yours. Bill's noi a Red Niike,-the opposite, in fact,--if you call it fussing to drag to practically all the hops from Youngster to First Class Year. And oh, you German on the Fourth! Classmate, when we meet on shipboard, we'll be right there togetherfbut-old man, let your thoughts be more our thoughts, your lroubles, our troubles, 'for our class goes up, or goes Clown, logclhcr. . I25 'icon Otto'ZXlfo1-6 Amite City, Louisiana "Leon" "Archie" "Fashioned so slcnderly, Young and so fair." ---HooD Hinder Ord Co.jg Full Guard and Band: Coxswain of Half-Rater No. 6. Address on Graduation Leave: Amite City, i La. Object: Sweet Little Girls AMN the torpedoesg go ahead and take my picture. No, Leon did not say this. l said it. Leon would have said: "All right, l'm ready." Now stop here a minute, fellows, and think if you can find one fault with him. Look at him straight in the eyes. Can you? No. None of us can because he is a true friend of each one of us at all times. Not only a true friend of his classmates but of every other person with whom he comes I in contact. Sincerity is Leon's trump card. He tells you what he believes and knows to be true. No kidding about him. He would rather plead ignorance than to manufacture a theory that would be absolutely plausible provided the Count had the floor. On youngster cruise he never rhinoed a bit, even the first few days when he carried a very pale color and was seen stepping out to the lee rail on the double. Though working constantly and steadily for a 2.5, he is always in favor of a fest and would rather be with a bunch of fellows than with the fairer ones. CThat statement is not so.D He frequently frequents the dances and very seldom returns from a dance without having fallen for "some sweet little girl." Onxone occasion after an evening in Newport he remarked: "Gee, but she can love." It may be charac- teristic of Louisiana, but he surely is in love with "sweet little girls." I26 William 'liugustin Tlfcaro Sabinal, Texas -'Bair' "And lhou ar! long and Iank and known a lruc production of Texas." 'W ANONYMOUS Bird 13rd Co.j: N Cross Oar: Football Numeralsg Chief Engineer of the Robert Center. Address on Graduation Leave: Sabinal,Texas. Object: A smoke, a good suit, and a dance F....,. 'li' it be Lrue that man knows Loo uiueli to believe in miracles, it is equally veritable that he does not know enough to disbelieve in them. Here is a man with a heart larger than himself. Bill will always be remembered as the big, jolly, over- grown boy from Texas. His super-buoyant spirit and happy- go-lucky ways mark his presence at all times. He was never known to miss a hop and usually knows every girl and chaperon on the Hoor4"Why, that terrible man! he bites the hand that feeds him I" He sticks to anything he starts until he gets results. Many consecutive months of work, backed by his own determination, won him a place on the Varsity four, second class year. That same annum he was much interested in wireless. and constructed several home-made instruments. ln fact he had the bug so badly that one cold, dark, wintry night, the youthful Jack Binns sat up until one belle--long after steam heat had become but a fond recollection-with a receiver at his ear, trying to get a sound from the aerial he had rigged up to the roof of sick-bay. lnvariably this man is in good humor. He is a friend and classmate who always instinctively has a smile and a word in passing. ls a great lover of either rough-house or cow-boy parties, as is evidenced by the period he was worried about his eyes. Having decided to cease the relentless evening grind, he never cracked a book, but sought amusement in filling up the pap-sheets. All the old fifth company boys appeared thereon with surprising regularity for receiving visits. "Are you visiting, lVlr. Heard?" "Yes, Sir, but l'm already on the pap, Sir. lVlr. Hartigan put me outof lVlr. Ashbrook's room just hvc minutes ago, Sir." v l27 flsxllcn Withers 'Ashbrook Lexington, Kentucky "Ash" "Speedcone" "1 have, 1 think, learned lhc way to be popular in Kenluclgy. Drink whiskey and talk loud with lhe fullesl conjfalence, and you will hardly fail of being called a clever fellow." - '--- Amos KENDALL Bird C2nd Col, Hinder Prime, Midship- man's Commissaryg Back Lathe and Speed Cones C35- Address on Graduation Leave: 489 E. Main St., Lexington, Kentucky. Object: Mexican athletics 'HE Commissary! Never has that position been better filled. "Ash" met all of the demands. We all noted an improvement in the mess. Every suggestion was weighed and, wherever possible and practicable. any favorite dish was catered to us. Thank God he changed bean day! Somewhat of a red mike the first two years, he blossomed into a grand fusser on his second class cruise. His heart almost remained in Newport, and during his stay there he became agonized every evening on leaving his Pauline. Luckily for us he escaped, although we were not so sure he had escaped until this year, when his Pauline's engagement was announced in the "Evening Capital." At that time condolences cataclysmically overwhelmed him, not due so much to his losing out but to ee Y. . ' Fellows-consider how often you have heard that laugh. Think of the times when we were a bit rhino and we heard the heartiesl of laughs' the laugh thatidispelled all such feeling and compelled us to cheer up and enjoy a good joke. While with us "Ash" has never had to worry about his 2.5. Furthermore, he is one of our practical men. For his work in the engine room second class cruise he received a letter' from the S. E.O.-and when, on his first class cruise, he had the deck, he would run things that would make some of the Watch Officers of the Fleet take notice. Uncle Sam can feel sure that when "Ash" has a responsibility,-something to be done right,--that his judgment will be satisfactory. I28 "No man ever followed his genius until it misled George Tfielo ffleiley Winchester, Massachusetts him." THOREAU Birdg Bird and Polaris: Football Numerals. Address on Graduation Leave: Walcot Sood, Winchester, Mass. N Object: Listening well AME. is an erratic maiden. As yet she has not become acquainted with George. Which proves that she's erratic! And what is more startling is that George hasn't attempted to Hirt with Fame! He has avoided all the , orthodox methods of achieving the limelight fhas not assaulted an O. C., v nor hitched his collar to a star, nor fussed exceptionally, nor fussed an F "exception," nor has he even red-miked very violently. He's just an easy- f i . going, not-too-ambitious, savvy, good fellow. Everybody who knows l Li ' O1 George likes him-Wand most people who don't know him, like him, too. He qwrfk- I has a rather quick temperfbut does not let it go without being justified, as a rule. He could stand much higher in the class were he so inclined: - S Q' and is no mean athlete. He was unfortunate ln the latter way, as he did not discover himself until first class years-'-and then hurt his shoulder so badly that he was unable to keep up the pace. But while he was out he managed to show that one good football man in our class had been overlooked for three years. George has pretty strong opinions for a quiet man, but does not air them very much. ln fact he is generally listening and is as ordinarily communicative as a loquacious clam. He is the kind of fellow who is sure to make a good officer and who will be found reliable in every way. Indeed, one of the characteristic features of this man is his reliability, and we expect to see him achieve distinction yet --efe in spite of elusive Miss Fame. Our good wishes go with you, George---may you Capture the reward of merit and altogether "make good." 129 Flames TiDavi6 Black Springfield, Ohio "Dinger" "Dingy" "Jim" "A sense of Duly pursues us ever." ' "WEBSTER One Stripe: Smoke Hall: Red Mike. Address on Graduation Leave: II5 East I Ward Street, Springfield, Ohio. Object: To be reg. OST prominent of Dinger's characteristics are his savviness and poor eyesight, which has deprived him of higher class standing. He made several attempts to enter society, fussed a girl one whole .......,- june Week and the next year received an invitation not only to her wedding, but to her sister's also. Another fem. sent him a cake --ff--e as an inducement to drag her. The f. f. f. f. company ate the cake but Dinger didn't drag. He took dancing lessons, but in vain. He has joined the Red Mikes again. Some day, however, some- one besides the Dago Profs will fall for his red cheeks, and when they do-gee! how he will enjoy it! He hauled Fish thru the Math Department by one ear and was Fitz's right hand man there too. Couldn't get along without ragging one before and after each meal. Tried to qualify as an oil burner but became too hard and returned to nicotine. He is a mighty good shipmate and loves the ship better than the beach. He is a friend who will stick to you in a tight scrape when you have need of help. One failing is a perambulating goat. ln spite of a tendency to lose the animal, he is ace high with his friends. He is a rather serious-minded chap, seldom smiling. Fish swears he wouldn't,be here to disturb the peace if Dinger hadn't been on hand to administer injections of calc. into his wooden bean. A second class smoker was incomplete without him. ln a number of ways he made his personality felt by his associates. After graduation the O.'s mess he enters will receive an officer worth while. . ......- -.-P., I 30 'iewis Tlfallabay 5ZZc'5Donal6 Norwalk, Ohio "Fish" "Large streams from lillle fountains flow, Tall oaks from lilllc acorns grow." EVERETT Hinder C4th Co.jg Football Numerals: La- crosse Numerals: Championship Gun Crew on the U. S. S. Louisiana. Address on Graduation Leave: 3.Case Ave., Norwalk, Ohio. Object: To get my share I l K l, . ORWALK, Norwalk, is our cry. V-i-c-t-o-r-y! And here's Fish. Q - I don't know whether he is a Dutchman, Irishman or what. But l guess for the best interests of Norwalk l had better refer to him as the Scotchman. Solid as a reinforced concrete wall and as obstinate as a Hibernian sow is the Fisherman. He plays cards while he sings and he sings while he plays cards. Marc St. Hilaires are his delights and a Time sight to him is easy shekels. That being the case please pass Fish the meat, and the spuds and the peas, and the sweet spuds, and the succotash, and the coffee, and oh, just about everything around and let him help himself. Math. nights come hard to Fish but he does like ice cream cones. And every now and then he drags an Ohio kindergarten class to the Thanksgiving Hop. He's a hummer and a lover of good Shows. Pass the meat again, please. Fish is a hard worker and perspires frequently under the table. By Gosh! his jokes are alarming! By Gee! his anecdotes are funny! But aside from all this Fish is sturdy in physique and character. His determination leads him to win, and his energy and ability to apply himself lead him to one hundred and eighty per month in the U. S. N. "Did you see all those good eats in the corner P " I3I '3Iames'1Earl Bank Hughesville, Pennsylvania "Earl" "Lei the world slide, lcl the world go: A Jig for care, and a fg for woe! If I can'l pay, why 1 can owe, And death makes equal the high and low." ' -- HEYWOOD Hinder Uth Co.jg Lacrosse Numerals: Babe Brown's Roommate C4, 3, 2, lj: Nonchalant C4, 3, 2, lj: Boat Officer CID: 3.96 on "Nav. Exam," November, I9l3. Address on Graduation Leave: Hughesville, Pennsylvania. Object: To take care of Babe I- - -4 ,ARL was not put upon this earth to be a naval officer, not that he will not make a good one, but because his abilities warrant him a higher place in life. If he was intended for the Navy, it was as Secnav., but Earl fooled the spirit in charge of his destiny by entering with us in the warm days of l9l0. The impression he makes is that of a "good fellow." He has a level head in everything, he is a good mixer, a good talker, and always laughs at the right time. His favorite ' ' pastime is a "bull-fest" comfortably seated in a large chair with a crowd of boon companions making a cloud of smoke. Give him the above conditions, shut your face, and listen, and Earl is the most contented man on earth. He will tell you about anything from the points of international law involved in the fortification of the Panama Canal to the best means of keeping warm in the winter months. E Boak's greatest accomplishment during his four years here has been to take care of Babe. It makes one shudder to think what would have happened to him if Earl hadn't been ever at his side to tell him what to do next. Those who are best acquainted with the facts of the case maintain that Babe would have turned in after coming up from breakfast if Boak had told him sick call was taps. Boak also made himself famous first class cruise as a boat: ofhcer during our weeks in Newport. His greatest source of pride, next to the fact that he has steered Babe successfully across all the rivers until now there's "no more rivers to cross," is he has never done anything to make himself particularly conspicuous or famous. He has a place in the hearts of all his classmates, and that after all is worth more than ephemeral prominence. l3Z filobn Tlferbert Brown, Tilt. Canton, Pennsylvania "Babe" "Fair Venus, with Adonis sitting by her Under a myrlle shade, began lo woo him." -' SHAKESPEARE Hinder 17th Co.jg Football NWN: Walter Camp's All American 19133 Crew N with Cross Oarg Track Ng Academy Record Shot Put: Secretary of lVlidshipmen's Athletic Asso- ciationg Farewell Ball Committee: Hop Com- mittee: Wrestling Squad C251 Medal for Creat- est Number of Points in Plebe Track Meet. Address on Graduation Leave: Canton, Penn- sylvania. Object: To show Boak up E have some big men in our class and here's one of the biggest. Just take a look at one of Babe's sweaters! ln the first place, it would make sweaters for two or three ordinary men, but what you're bound to notice Hrst are the decorations, Y-in fact you w0n't be able to see the sweater at first: itis hidden under a ,,,..q-7 sprinkling of N Stars and Crossed Oars. Babe's athletic ability will be noted abovefwadditional information about "Our Hero" can be obtained from files of Sunday papers after the Army-Navy games from l9I0 to l9l3. If you doubt the truth of all you read, ask anyone in the class-he'll tell you. There isn't one of us but can see Babe breaking up a whole line or hiking down under punts or kicking field goals for us. But Babe's at his best with a gang. For four years he has roomed with Boak and Boak has been his mainstay. Boak tells him when it's time to go to formation, when it's time to turn in, when reveille has busted, when to put the laundry in the corridor, when to sign the lists, every- thing. In short without Boak there could have been no Brown. Babe can remember what's going on now, but to-morrow never gets to him. Class standing will show Babe wooden for the simple reason that he would not bone. His theory was to let things slip along till the exams came around, then trying to haul down a sat mark. And you'll see he managed to do it-some of us couldn't, but Babe possessed a remarkable knack for remembering facts-once you get them into his head. But in oral recitations his characteristic stroking of his chin means something- a 2.5 if he has nothing right. First class cruise Babe showed that he had the ability for making a good officer. ln the combination Brown and Bower versus Boak, Brown was the chief strength. Anyone can make a good liberty with Babeffhe's a man you're bound to get along with, and after you get used to his habit of forgetting things you will appreciate him much better. So many honors, one might imagine would tend to make Babe conceited. If anyone has a right to be proud of his honors, Babe has. But that's all you'll find in himga just pride. Walter Camp writes: "Brown would make an ideal mate for Pennock. He is rangier, extremely powerful and a bulwark to the line. Plays can be built on or around him which few guards could take care of, and on the defense he is an immovable block." .nn Carleton Tfcmton Ynryant Bangor, Maine "Da-Da" "And while you smile another smiles, And soon ll'lCfC,fC miles and miles of smiles: Anfl lUe's worth while because you smile." ' --ANON. Two Stripes QBat. Adjt.Dg Star HD: Choir C4, 3, 2, lj, Masqueraders C413 Crew Numerals Q4D: Crew Squad C3, 2, lj: Crew Ng Ring Com- mittee, Lucky Bag Staffg Class German Com- mittee. Address on Graduation Leave: Canajoharie, New York. Object: Smiles YIL girls and girls! Praise ye the Da-Da! Praise him and magnify him forever! Cute as he can be, and he can be so cute as to make the girls from Maine to Oregon, from California to Florida, yea, brother, from the roaring Columbia to the peaceful Savannah, and I might add, from snow-bound Greenland to sun-beam Africa, palpitate to ecstatic prostra- tion. Gentle and kind in all his doings brings him in the line of true - ' efficiency. His popularity is due to his manly behavior under all cir- X "' -. cumstances. He has been tempted to smoke, to cuss, to drink, to gamble: he has never yielded. 'EWU' ' . . . ' ,f s' '- rf Da-Da has a certain influence over his crew that makes them work at 4 I ff their best when it appears that they are all in and out. "Ten more, Q fellows," said in that cheerful voice puts spirit and never-say-die fight into the whole bunch from stroke to bow. Never without a smile, never without a good word for a friend, for he has no enemies, is our little Mainmast. He is as triumphant at the blackboard as on the water and the dance floor. No problem is too small for him to work: no sketch is too simple for him to reproduce. Likewise no race is too short for him to wing no plebe is too wooden for him to train. ln the same frame of' expression no hop is too crowded for him to attend: no girl is too nice for him to drag. ' Ever cheerful, ever brilliant through life he strives whether it be Monday morning or Sat- urday night. Devoted to his friends and a wonderful singer, can anyone ask for more? "Say, guy, did you get that?" l34 Simson Carl Stengel ii jefferson, Wisconsin "Schlitz" "Slory9 God bless you! I have one lo tell you, Sir!" -CANNING Bird C4th Co.jg Smoke Hall Call the timelg Dealer in Bull, Cross Country Q4, 3, 2, lj. Address on Graduation Leave: Jefferson Wisconsin ' Object: To smoke and talk to the bunch is a Dutchman from Jefferson, Wisconsin,-"thc home of the famous Jefferson Motor Cycle, and the best Condensed Milk Factory in America. A town of some 6000, yet supporting some seven or eight breweriesf' Schlitz's one delight 'is to tell stories. Has 'em all catalogued. just ask him for a certain story and, after think- ing a minute, he'll say, "Oh, yere, that's so and so. Well, that's this way--Y-." A great lover of moving pictures, Schlitz spent every Saturday afternoon, Second Class year, at the Colonial or Magnet, and could tell you stories by the dozen of pictures he has seen. If you went with him he'd tell you who all the characters wei'e, and in what picture he had seen them last. He knew 'em all by their first names. Though not a fusser he is liked by all. Guess he had dabbled in everything from barber shops to breweries before he entered the Navy. just ask him about 'em and you'll start him off for at least an hour. "That reminds me of a fellow back home ff-.H - Schlitz, on leave, talking to a younxg lady about the Blarney Stone, "Yes, l kissed the Blarney Stone." The girl, "Well, you knoyv they say it's possible to transfer the charm." Well, Schlitz, did you kiss the girl? "No, l didn't kiss her: l wanted to get even with her. She wouldn't let mc smoke." And then again Schlitz fusses a little New York artist that is red-headed! ls that so, Schlitz? l35 fllobn Tlfenry Eucbanan Bonham, Texas "Henry" "Buck" "Born for success he seemed, With grace io win, with heart io hold." --EMERSON Two Stripesg Lacrosse Numerals: Cow Puncher and General Mechanic. Address on Graduation Leave: Bonham, Texas. Object: To help you OLD a man from the wilds of Texas,4Bonham,- fever hear of it? lt's lherc, Henry claims. The rest of us have our doubts and, personally, we think it's a round-up rendezvous. What Henry has gone out for he has obtained,--but he's too retiring to push into things. And yet if you'll just take a look at a register, you'll probably be surprised to see how high he really does stand. He's a natural savoir, but just won'i bone, being perfectly contented to stand in the 20's rather than within IO. Henry's entirely practical: if you break anything, or want to know how anything works, just ask him,-if he doesn't know, give up. You can't get Henry to drag to the Hops,-not since the first Hop Youngster year. Did "Dick Conollyn beat him out after that? We don't know whether thatfs the reason or whether there's a "dark horse" back home. Yet if you could have seen Henry at the Beach at Newport First Class Cruise, you could have properly believed he was a second "Corn." And ask Henry about the little girl that cried when we left Rockportggce, but she thought a lot of Henry. There's no one who likes to go with the gang any better than Henry, and no one whom the gang had rather have. There isn't anything he won't do for you-except drag-Aand he himself asks mighty few favors. First Class year he began to smoke in real earnest, and the Hall saw him as often as Schlitz Stengel. Not very talkative, and yet when he joined the circle you became perfectly aware of his presence. Henry's "Past" is obscuregf-all we get is visions of killing snakes, hunting buffalo, busting bronehos, and branding cattle-his future is easily predicted. Henry is, and will be, one of the most valuable, and well liked fellows in our class. I36 william 'lnoerson Com Ogden, Utah "Bill" "Mopey" "'Tis belief lo have loved ana' losl Than never lo have loved al all." W -TENNYSON Buzzard and Star with Numeralsg Choir C4, 3, 2, ll: Masqueraders Q4, 3, 2, lj: Crew Squad C4, 3, 2, lj: Manager CID: Class Ger- man Committee. Address on Graduation Leave: 649e23d Street, Ogden, Utah. Object: To get married OVIAL, but rather reserved when he first mccts one: that characterizes Corn. After a short acquaintance, however, his frank and outspoken manner displays his true characteristics. He has no secrets which he tries to hide, does not attempt to create any false impression but says exactly what he thinks and hates nothing worse than sham. He has worked hard at crew but lack of weight has kept him from obtaining a i -.,' 5. 2 seat in the first boat. His musical voice has enabled him to take a leading f" ,5fi2i' part in the Masqueraders and the choir, while his solos at the Cafe De "L -s.'--3'3" 1 . . . . ,..,,j1?ij,.., l..Opera made him famous ln Berlin. He possesses all the necessary '. A Nl requisites of a successful fusser, tall, handsome, musical, and an able exponent of the teachings of Professor Bell. He falls in love with every pretty girl that he meets, but soon forgets them, for he usually has one Jane with whom he really thinks he is earnestly in love. His disillusion- ment is usually caused by the receipt of a bid to her wedding. Nlopey likes to get out and have a good time with the boys but knows when he has gone far enough. He earned his nickname by sticking around in his room to read instead of going to mass meetings and being about a week behind on all current events, with which he does not try to burden his mind. His previous military training as captain of the Ogden High School "Kaydets" secured for him the acljutant's job plebe summer, and we envied him that seat at the staff table. ln short, he is a square and practical man who should make a good officer. H7 Y.icbar6'iansing Conolly Waukegan, lllinois "Dick" "Richard" "The words of wise men are heard in quiet." - ANON. Bird and Beta Taurus: Basketball Numerals K3, 2, lj: Lacrosse Numerals C3, 2, lj, Foot- ball Numerals Q2, lj, Argo Party. Address on Graduation Leave: Waukegan, 111. x Object: To be a Man at all Times LITTLE lrishman, well built and energetic, who came into the Navy possessing high moral principles and ideals, and what is more X he has kept these intact at all times and under all circumstances. A mild dreamer, at times, when he wishes that he had lived in the olden days, when wild lndians roamed the forests, and when a man could make his mark without having to bone. Richard is a good comrade and a firm friend, ready for any- thing within reason, but prefers a rough-house. He takes a keen , il interest in all athletics and has a wonderful faculty for remembering , gh , su. A...-. r the holders of all records. Energy and zeal are his characteristic , -. ,AY l ""'x'j"'A qualities in everything Cexcept boningl that he does. A valuable 'i man on class teams, and but for the fact that he lacks weight, he ln-ll would probably decorate his sweater with N's instead of numerals. He gained fame plebe year by his use of the gloves in the gym. Dick is really a savoir, but had much rather read a magazine than bone, and prefers an argument to either. As his library contains all the latest magazines, and as his supply of the essential commodity for a Naval Academy argument is unlimited, he has had little time for boning during his four years at this institution. I-le is a great admirer of unique uniforms, being the originator of many -most of which, however, are far ahead of the latest fashions, even in the Palais de Dance. Possesses abundant wit and a command of big words. l-le's in his element when he draws a slip which he knows absolutely nothing about, because the less he knows about a subject the more big words he can get into the answer. "l'm a har11'guy." H8 'f1Frank'loper'iowe Monticello, Arkansas "Loper" "Come nol within the measure of my wrath." -SHAKESPEARE One Stripe: Basketball Numerals C4, 3, 2, lj: Lacrosse Numerals C3, 2, ljg Lover. Address on Graduation Leave: Monticello, Arkansas. Object: Domesticity OPER, as we all call him, was born and raised to the height of hvc feet clcvcn inches in Nlonticcllo, Arkansas, a small hamlet aL.....fa: in the gold-brick district. You will find him always eager to Q5739' protest changing the name of Arkan-saw. He early achieved fame as a contender for the local checker championship, but since entering the Academy he has '-""' I I never found a player in his class and has turned his athletic prowess to other sports with much success. ' gp---Q,-i "' """: Although an industrious and conscientious student, he 1---vi, is, from the standpoint of physical exertion, the greatest living .--YN .-.. L exponent of the doctrine of conservation of energy. He is broad-minded in everything, is always outspoken, and has the courage of his convictions. A Bud Fischer sense of humor will not permit him to be as dignified as he would like. His hearty laugh and engaging smile make him a favorite in any company. When it comes to fussing he would show up old King Solomon for a red mike and have Chesterfield ruled out for a boob. For a chronicle of his future greatness keep an eye on the "Who's Who and Why', column. His instructors recognize him as a man who never smears a quart or so of bluff all over the board and his classmates recognize him as a loyal friend, a good fellow and a man of character and ability. l39 T aul '3Fitzsimons.'.3lr. Washington, District of Columbia "Fitz" "Paul" UO, man, 1 am crossed with adversity." ' 'SHAKESPEARE Hinder Clst Co.lg Football Numeralsg Squad CZ, ID: Track Numerals. Address on Graduation Leave: Unknown. Object: To be a "blood" ITZH is our true cosmopolitan. He has lived in every capital from Tokio to Paris, and sometimes when in a good humor and with a cigarette and cold glass at hand he will tell stories and stories of them all. To many people "Fitz" is stern and ill tempered, but this is only a pose, for underneath is a jolly pleasant nature and a . '7"i"" warm heart for his friends. . He is one who will stick to his word through thick and thin. He proved this to the Minnesota bunch when he shook hands A with Martin to stay up all night. There was no provocation for E fi staying up all night. Yet Fitz was right there and with Martin 1-1 ,h .-3. ' V Y A-:'. -,,g YC stayed up all night. He has the old Southern attitude toward I, I' Q". "'f?'I .'bV ' ladies and would die before hurting one by word or deed. With his hundred and eighty pounds, he is something of an athlete, but his lazy, easy going ways together with his hard luck by being sent to the hospital have kept him from being oneof our many stars in that line. Like several others he is generally unsat., but this is a minor detail, as the exams always find him sat by a hair's breadth. He has always had a reputation for dragging attractive maidens, whom he easily captures with his smile, for his face and figure are of the kind that break hearts without so much as half a try. His heart affairs are always swift and furious, but never of long duration. We need not worry that he will soon desert us for another, for actions speak for themselves. Yet again there is doubt. "Fitz's" one big fault is a whining tone he assumes now and then. What this is for, no one can tell. "Dinger, show me how t' do this prob, will y'u?" "Roll-me-a-cigarette, please, Dutch?" All in a dreamy, pleading tone, yet it usually has the desired results. But this makes "Fitz" the character as we know him and will remember f him. One of the gang that hung out in Scotty's room on the Bowery, Second Class year. l40 . Flobn Stevenson Winslow Cincinnati, Ohio "Johnny" "Snookums" "Nalurc is hard to be overcome. Cffmf some olhcrs.J Bul she musl be overcomcf' - A-THOREAU Two Stripes: Lacrosse Numeralsg Masquer- adersg Business Manager "Log" Address on Graduation Leave: Unknown. Object: Differing 'ADIES, observe---A-one who spurns your charms. He is a red mike and is distinctly proud of the fact. Give johnny a chance and he's dead sure to inform you that he never drags to a hop, etc.--but up at Newportfwell that's another matter. johnny here is an affectionate creature. He had a pair of blankets on first class cruise. which were sewn together, and Johnny, when he crawled into them at night, was actually too tender-hearted to separate them by a sheet. And for three months, he clung to those blankets Cand they to himj despite all the nefarious attempts of so-called philanthropists to ventilate them. As business manager of "The Log," Johnny has ' done well. We rather suspected that he had inherent ability from the manner in which he achieved marks-because his father made it to his interest to stand high. Johnny is a queer one in some ways --is very fond of being different from the other man --YY sand is extremely pleased when differing with the other man's opinions. As a consequence of this he sometimes says some rather foolish things. He is inclined, more or less, to shirk his proper amount of responsibility, and this is a trait which frequently crops out--as on first class cruise, for instance, when he persisted in delegating the duty of leading Swedish dances to the other first classmen. But Snooks can throw a pretty good bluff in class room, and when he bends those fascinating orbs upon some helpless prof and twists the corner of his mouth into an alluring smile4"there's nothing to it"-the marks just roll out of his helpless victim's hands. He came pretty close to bagging three stripes, in which case the First Division would have been deprived of the pleasure of sometimes listening to his robust voice as it peals out the doling of demerits, and that is a catastrophe too horrible to con- template. We shrink from the very thought --Never!-Speak, Johnny- fquick f-and dispel our evil nightmaresffe"Why, l don't think so at all "-' mAh! once more all is well. On with the danceg Johnny has made his exit. l4l Ilobn Dioble'iaycock Methuen, Massachusetts "Cap'n" "John" "He was wonl lo speak plain and lo lhe purpose." -SHAKESPEARE. Three Stripes: Star HD: Lacrosse Numerals KZD: lllinoisg Back Alley Sluggers CZJ: Room- mate of Shears C4, 3, 2, lj: Head Usher C255 Masqueraders CID. Address on Graduation Leave: l25 Phillips St., Methuen, Mass. Object: A Good Joke "i"'-'T'APTAIN John has the deck. No particular use to stand from under, but then you had better do the right thing. That's just a tip! He is congenial beyond congeniality and firm when there is absolute need of firmness. Naturally brilliant, he is laughingly given to the en- joyment of a good joke, whether the joke be practical or theoretical, on Pinkie Powers or Count Dombrowski. Every now and then he lets slide very gracefully a rich jokette at the table. His dignity is for- gotten for the second, and at the end of a long, persuasive argument all thumbs are still down, and the evening meal "Our Cap'n" very serenely eats under the table. Methuen has reason to be proud of her domestic, for he has been to London, Paris and Berlin. He has visited Buckingham Palace in the English metropolis. He has seen wonderful shows at the French capital, in each of which, he declares, there was something lacking. He has shaken hands with beautiful Deutsche frauleins. Honor and success have come to him. He has not changed one bit. He has read IOO rules of polite etiquette by our erstwhile Newport belle and still believes in cutting out all wiggly dances and sticking to the original Boston. ' Love will come to you some day, "Cap'n." But you will be then as now,--calm, efficient, and unchangeable. One thing more, Cap'n! You have exercised authority without being an 5 , .f author: you have shown judgment without being a judge: you have won our love without being a lover. Greater efficiency has no man than this! I42 Tlfarl Ytatbbun Shears Brooklyn, New York "Tubby" "Now would I give a thousand furlongs of scafor an acre of barren land." -SHAKESPEARE Bird C8th Co.Qg Class Pipe Committee: Class Championship Swimming C4, 3, ZDQ Swimming Team Q4, 3, 2, ljg Captain Swimming Team CID: Roommate of Laycock Q4, 3, 2, ll. Address on Graduation Leave: United States of America. Object: The Tank and Smoke Hall LREADY pretty well initiated into military life and custom as a result of a three years' cruise at St. Johns Nlanlius, where he was first one day senior captain and the next day junior private, this human being naturally found the Queen's salute and double timing in review plain ordinary fruit. He displayed early piscatorial tendencies by passing his plebe summer swimming test as soon as possible after his entrance in order that he might thereafter cross the river and gambol with the jelly fish which were pay- ing a passing visit to these parts. These exercises so developed a stroke which was already good, that the arrival of the swimming season found him secure in a berth on the team. Since then he has been winning the distance races regularly, has easily taken the class championship each year, and as captain first class year he did much to give this sport a stronger standing in the Academy and succeeded in imparting to it a momentum which should carry it for years to come. . "Tubby" is what the girls call him. He is fundamentally a practical man and is inclined to believe that much of the time that we spend in theory is wasted. Consequently, he often spends that time otherwise. However, he generally keeps down to earth and although he is seen occa- sionally up where the birds build their nests and the squirrels play, he has always found it an easy matter to climb down again before the high winds of February or june could come to shake him from his risky perch. He is one of those people, often considered unfortunate, who could not look like anyone else or walk like anyone else if they tried. Hence, he gets ragged for everything if there is an O. C. or a jimmy Leg in sight. His gait is an easy but energetic swing, with just enough of the roll so that on leave hotel clerks give him Navy rates without question. "Seagoing" is his middle name, and his relations with the enlisted men are such as to produce the best results.' From time to time take a squint at the Notices to Mariners, and you'll Gnd whcrc Tubby Shears is the main buoy on some pennant trophy ship. I43 Williamwuoley Uoungert Newark, New Jersey "Bill" --Dua" "While there is life, there is hope." -'ANONYMOUS I Hinder C8th Cojg Baseball Numeralsg Checker Fiend: Smoke Hall. Address on Graduation Leave: 8 Murray Street, Newark, New jersey. Object: To spread good cheer where'er he goes ID Steve Brodie ever take a chance?" is one of Bill's favorite expressions. Those who have made a cruise with Bill will easily recall his oft is tmhf s- r"' 5 I repeated "Well, say, man, didn't you ever take a chance on a thing?" Bill has been going through life taking so many chances that he has it iu H worked down to a science. "Believe me, Xantippef' he has certainly . carried more than one Prof by storm by his marvelous bluff. Ask anybody who was in his steam section second class year. Bill knows everyone by his first name-he hadn't been on the 'Rhody' a week before he was calling the O.'s by their nicknames and yet this stands him in good more than not. Bill likes to bum if you'll let him. Maybe it's an outcropping of his nerve, and yet, by no means do we want to give the impression that he is narrow. Whatever is his, is yours. lf you have anything he wants he will ask for it in such a manner that you can't deny him and you'll always find him ready to help you. ln making liberties Bill was a member of that triumvirate Luker, Blades and Bungert. It was some triumvirate. Did you ever hear Bill sing out to the corridor boy, as the latter was sweeping, "Remember, Harris, every stroke you take, that force equals M-alpha." He is one big bunch of fun and humor, so if you ever feel blue just call on him and l'll. guarantee that inside of five minutes you'll agree that every cloud has a silvery lining. "Say, boy, are you shunt or series wound? Wait a minute, l believe you are separately excited." 144 Clintonflnness Ullcilure Iola, Kansas "Duel" "Mac" "ll's easy enough lo be plcasanl When things flow along like a song, But the man worth while ls the man who can smile When everylhing goes dead wrong." ' -ANON. Hinder Q8th Co. R. R. lVl.D: Well-dressed C4, 3, 2, lj: Baseball Numeralsg Soccer Numerals. Address on Graduation Leave: 602 South Street, Iola, Kansas. , Object: To smile a broader smile - - I ID you ever hear Dud tell a story? If you didn't you have missed some- - ii 1 thing worth hearing, for he certainly can tell them. He must be pretty V. . ' Q ' well aware of the fact too, for he makes it a point never to tell one to a ' Q ' ,' U- ' fellow less than three times-to make him remember it, of course. Mac is l ' l if ' 1. ' . ' a pretty steady man, but probably exaggerates that quality in his own i I 4' i opinion for second class year he even went so far as to endeavor to demon- 'Y ' W l strate his steadiness by opposing his face to a baseball bat. Unfortunately, W A the bat was of hickory, which Mac hadn't counted upon, and through 1 such means managed to win out, though Mac really did get out of the G hospital within a week. McClure isn't an effusive fellow. He's rather unobtrusive, and unless you happen to be thrown in his immediate proximity, you are very likely to overlook the fact that there is a Mc- Clure,4at the most you'll only think of him as a mighty fine fellow who has an expansive smile which usually extends over his broad countenance. But if you happen t0 make a cruise with him, you'll find that he's not half as quiet as he seemsff-and is a firm believer in the benefits of a rough-house. While not exactly lazy, he has never strained anything in Studying. He is too care-free and happy to be worried by thoughts of class standing-and too far from wooden to be worried by thoughts of hasty and involuntary separation from a naval Career. He is a confirmed optimist, and few of us indeed have ever known him to rhino or fail in his cheerfulness. He's a friend of anybody's-and everybody's--if you ever need friendship, go to Nlacf-'he has plenty to spare. I45 William Clayton Yaurgy Zanesville, Ohio "Burg" "His voice was like the sound of many waters." -'ST. JOHN Hincler Q6th Co.Dg Choir C4, 3, 2, lj, Masquer- aders C4jg Soccer Numerals. Address on Graduation Leave: Clinton, Ohio. X l Object: To dispel gloom 33 HEERFULNESS? lf you want this quality personified, sec r ' Burgy, the man with the ever-ready smile and a voice with the range and power of a fog horn. He is one of the few of us who never rhinos no matter what the provocation or how much gloom therelis in the vicinity. With Burg around the gloom is soon dispelled. As a sunshine dispenser he is without equal. He isn't one of those consistent fussers but a chap who dances for sheer love of it, as any of us who saw him at thejames- town dances with a smile of pure bliss on his face and perfectly -M-'ii oblivious to heat, mosquitoes, or bumps, can testify. Among his accomplishments, it should be stated that he captured both en- durance and capacity records for "eats" on the Delaware, but that in spite of all his efforts Fats lVlecum still has something on ga ,,,, Ju: N l.. him in that line. Burg is a man whom you can trust implicitly to do the right thing at the right time, in the right way with a minimum amount of fuss, a quality which is above everything else a cardinal virtue for a successful Naval Officer. Though thrown to the ground with all kinds of tough, hard luck, he never rhinos, sets at once to right things again and strives to do better under the new circumstances than he did before. Fight is one of his main weapons, and whatever adversity befalls him he is up again and ready to continue the fight. That is what we likee-that old hghting spirit over adversity and misfortune. Burg, shake hands with me. You are there. I46 William f1Iosepb'iabo6ny Pine City, Minnesota "Muldoon" "Mahogany" "Joe" "She knows I worship at her shrine, This Iilllc lady-love of mine." -H-ANON. Bird 16th Co.Dg Gymnasium Team C4, 3, 2, ljg Dago Savoirg Lover C4, 3, 2, U3 Champion All Around Gymnast Address on Graduation Leave: ,Pine City, Minnesota. Object: Prominence HEALTHY looking, though one could scarcely say handsome- looking, chap, direct from the "Pines" of Minnesota. Joe was a bit green and awkward when he first shipped East, but during his four years' stay in our midst has become thoroughly seasoned. Some- what of a linguist, he is our pride, as he has a working vocabulary in five languagesmwhich works so well that he sometimes uses all five at once. Being a Dago Savoir, he is always willing to help a class- mate who has difficulty with that subject. He drags to every hop andAmore important-drags the same girl each time. He even frankly admitted bcforc exhibiting his class ring, that he didn't A expect to retain it very long. joe isn't very sea-going and he does , p persist in declaring that a battleship has chimneys. l-le says that he never feels right after the mud-hook is raised, and on second class cruise, he demonstrated that the placid waters of Chesapeake Bay could cause him just as much internal discomfort as could even the raging Atlantic. He has therefore decided that he will be of more service to the country as a member of the Coast Artillery than as an ornament upon a man-of-war, and in consequence has made the coastwise service the goal of his ambition. Something about his tumbling ability? Well, he went out plebe year and everyone laughed at him-but that has changed now. You can go down in the Gym any day and hear "That man l..ahoclny's good." l-le's a trifie self-conscious at times, especially before the fair sex, but dotes on tea fights and is "some" stick in society. We are almost sure of seeing ,Ioe's name among the future members of the "400." The name will be an addition to that body well worth having. I47 Vincenllrlbur Clarke, Ilr. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania "Vince" "V.A." "And now wha! shall wc do lo fool them?" --ANONYMOUS Hinder 16th Co.jg Soccer Numerals: Chair- man Class Pipe Committee. Address on Graduation Leave: 3263 N. Park Ave., Philadelphia, Penna. Object: To avoid the Discipline Department ID a man ever come from Philly Town who was no! a fusscr? Well, Vince is no exception. Oh Readers, here you see pictured one of the most happy-go-lucky, carefree members of our class,fone who is always ready for whatever is going onrfe he'll "catch on" with you,----french, if you want to,--or start a rough-house that'll make the O. C.'s think a special meeting , of the 40'Z, is being held. But they tell me that, primarily, Vince is a fusser-an Aikl ladies' man. When "V. A." first entered our midst he was inclined to be a bit bashful, but after mastering the Terpsichorean art under the able "learning" of our renowned and famous "Professor Bell," Vince became one of our foremost fussers'--even equal to "Fall-for-'em-all" Doc Fry. Why, Bill Bungert will swear to it that V. A. has had here every single femme who has attended Washington College in the last three years. But, Gentle Reader, you must remember that Bill's trying to get even:- for HV. A." sent Bill's name and picture to a matrimonial agency one time, and poor Bill has been literally overwhelmed. On 2nd Class cruise, Vince distinguished himself among the social set of Hull and ever since has been the talk of its "4-OO." Have you ever seen Vince study? He rarely does,-we'll admit that a little more attention to what and where the lesson was would have put V. A. in the First Fiftyefinstead, he'd put his feet on the radiator and bury himself in a book, occasionally glancing up at the art gallery on his locker door-Bill says this is straight and it must be so. But V. A. is also well known by the Discipline Department. He lost both his September leave and Christmas leave due to their earnest interest in him and his whereabouts. And yet nothing seems to change his flowing and cheerful disposition. Those who went into the office going on leave last September will long remember his cheerful "good luck and a good leave, guy." l'lere's hoping Vince gets the good time due him, fhis leave. l48 Tdrcbibalo Nelson Offley Washington, D. C. "Nuncle" "Hunkie" "Off" "Archie" "He was slow but sure." ff ANON. Bird Q3rd Co.jg Smoke Hall: Practical C4, 3, 2, ID: Bird and Aldebaran. Address on Graduation Leave: At Large. Object: To live on a battleship EAR rcadersze- -This is "Uncle" How he came by his pet name has been a mystery to all of us. He got it, however, in a taxi while on leave in Berlin with Tessie. His solemn, thoughtful, bovine countenance impresses one as belonging to a hard-working man who has been able to obtain much knowledge out of books and pamphlets of a confidential character. He has an inexhaustible store of knowledge on any subject, and is quick to grasp the meaning of the writers of books for the use of midshipmen only. He never could grasp the subject of mathematics very firmly, and got unsat during youngster year, but he proved his worth at the examinations by cracking out a 3.9. He's a howling savoir in ordnance, however, and is an ardent advocate for longer lessons in torpedoes-for next year's gradu- ating class. He has never had time to get in love with anyone, but he is ' always on hand at the hops, even though he invariably swears that the nextfhop willibe the last one. Duty alone keeps him away. "Hunkie" is a devout lover of the simple life, is easy-going, good-natured and slow, but he's usually at the end of his slide when the late blast busts. He has a walk that looks like a hydraulic washing machine going into action. This was evidently caused by the introduction of one-steps at the Naval Academy. "Nunc" loves to rag one better than anyone, and he's happy when he's puffing away at a skag or pipe-preferably the latter. He is "awfully" good-hearted, willing to do anything he can to help you out, and will undoubtedly make one ofthe best shipmates a man can have. I49 '1E6war6'iull Cochrane Chester, Pennsylvania "Lull" "Cock-Eye" "Woolsey" "Ed" U 'Twcrc all one That I should love a bright particular star And lhink lo wed il." -HSHAKESPEARE Four Stripes: Star Q4, 3, 2, ID: Business Manager "Reef Pointsng Lucky Bag Staffg Sabre Champion C253 Manager Fencing Team: Vice-President Inter-Collegiate Fencing Asso- ciation: Class Crest Committee, Director of the Y. M. C. A. Address on Graduation Leave: I28 East Fourth Street, Chester, Pennsylvania. Object: To acquire knowledge and to do his work right ATTALION, attention!" Here you sec embodied under one dress jacket our "Big Gun," our "Big Broaclsidef' in fact, our "Main Defense." Our Ed may easily be called the Bureau of Information. No subject, however great or small, is strange or unknown to him, and he is always up to date with the latest dope. He has been, literally speaking, the wooden men's savoir, especially those in the old Sixth during second class year. When anyone was ever missing from his room during inspection, he would always easily be found by going to Cochrane's room. ln addition to his enormous learning, Ed was also athletic, and much to the pleasure of his many friends, succeeded in winning the Silver Medal as Academy Sabre Champion during second class year. We always knew everything about Ed except one thing, and that was his love affairs, until one Sunday afternoon when we noticed our young Admiral adorning a second class bench from luncheon until sunset awaiting a gentle maiden's appearance. l think if time had permitted he would still be waiting there. This man, a severe but just critic, is one of the hardest and most efficient workers in the class. He has practically made the Lucky Bag. Anything, no matter what, you ask him to do, he does it if he thinks it should be done and does it when he tells you he will do it. His word is gold, his 'work is right. Well. So long, Lull, old ironsides, l hate to leave you. That you may be as successful and prove yourself as capable in your future naval career as in your middy days is the hearty wish of every man of the class of I9l4. ' I50I George Annapolis, Maryland "George" "The Captain says he That can'l werry well happen: We've go! sailing orders: you, sir, stays aboard." Bird and Regulus: Silver Medal, 2nd Class Small Arms Com- petition: Expert: Pistol Bar.: Society CZ, ID. Address on Graduation Leave: 243 Highland Ave., Fall River, Mass. Object: Red Book and a Fatima deprecates Bowditch. marvell then, H"-ANON. Class Crest Committee: i MARVELOUS youth, yes! Sagacious in sailing, shooting, and soashing. He can sail a boat like the old Cap'n of the Tuscarora, I7 decks and no bottom! He can shoot the bull any hour of the day. And he can measure his society affairs with the grand Duchess of Fusserine. George has an ease of manner and grace characteristic of George. Hc slips downa Martini with the same care and nicety as that with which he sharpens a pencil. He pronounces the Parisian menuistic vocabulary with the same precision as that with which he draws a sketch of Percy's International Rules of the Road. Agreeable and brilliant at all times, dear George, for you read the Cosmopolitan and subscribe to the Engineering Mechanics. Consider this man. He does not have to work, neither 'does he have to spin. He is a savoir. He is a practical genius. He appreciates Glynn and His dancing profusions are nebulous and the talk of Newport. Invita- tions here, there, and everywhere. He buys a package of Fatimas in the morning and another one in the evening. He smokes two out of each pack: his friends like the rest. Efficiency with a capital E, please. When he has finished reading Bob Chambers' latest delineation he will take a time-sight and accurately work it out. Not a bust. Exact position. He will then devour the Saturday Evening Post and roll another skag. George, with all your laziness and your grace, you are a valuable man to our class, to the Academy, and to the Service. ISI Trunk 'Blames Gunneen Port Jervis, New York "Frank" "Buoy" "Cunning" "Alone hc slopped thc advance of lhc on-rushing hoslilc horde." 'H -ANONYMOUS Hindcr 15th Co.J: Lacrosse Squad C4, 3, Z, lj: LNTg Soccer Numerals. Address on Graduation Leave: Port Jervis, New York. Object: To make a better mark than Bill Teanley anyltime in anything UOY came from Port Jervis. Now if that conveys any information to you, you have one on all the rest of us. Yet: he swears it's on the map '-'e e"That is, of course, on some maps." Second class year Frank ran across a plebe who had heard of the cityC?J, and he is A still singing the praises of that wonderful plebe. ...... Cunning's hobby all the course has been lacrosse and plebe year he was one of the few of l9l4's members who ate at the training ""M""' table. His ambition was to become a better player than the coach and he turned to with a will wielding the tomahawk. According to the best evidence he was good at it, but every once in a while P' so somebody got back at him. He used to bring a black eye home with him every now and then, the return for some injuries he had done. He stuck to lacrosse, however, and has now almost attained his determination. If you're skeptical, watch him. ln this resume of his accomplishments we must not omit mention of the fame he acquired second class cruise as a "coal heaverf' He was right there with the goods when it came to firing and the enlisted men gave him the name of "Fireroom Frank." Cunning has never allowed anything to disturb his equanimity, and it is a matter of common knowledge that coolness is a prime requisite for a successful officer. His classmates confidently predict for him a bright future. "Say, Cunneen, do you want to drag for me?" nNope.n l52 Tlfarvcy Clarence miltcnoorf Cincinnati, Ohio "Milly" "Harvey" "He was so quiet and so happy withalg a well of good humor and contentment which overflowed at his eyes." fTHOREAU Bird and Alpha Bootisg Sharpshooterg Good Worker. Address on Graduation Leave: 129 W. Liberty St., Cincinnati, Ohio. 4 Object: A good turn RICHTNESS and cheerfulness should be given as lVlitty's most prominent characteristics for he is known among us as a jolly, fun loving Dutchman, who is handy with repartee. It is seldom that he is not smiling and his cheerful smile is one of that expansive kind which radiates joy and sends l-lis first claim to fame was acquired plebe year when he won a sharpshooter s medal. We all picked him for a marksman of the "old school but he seemed satisfied to rest on his laurels and has not done more in this connection. Altho primarily a sea-dog Mitty is a very versatile chap, ready for any job, any time. Be it fussing chaperons or navigating the Massy, our 1 0 ,l 53 friend is equal to the job. This same versatility will make him eminently successful in his future career in the service. Despite his assertions that he is not a fusser, and should have "Red lVlike C4, 3, 2, lj" given in his biography, a careful observer will note that the only hops he misses are when he's on duty, and he's seldom found in the stag line. Fireroom Frank states that to the best of his knowledge Mitty is not a benedict, but there are always possibilities which must not be overlooked. ln the section room he is clever and straightforward. It is very seldom that he does not know his subject: but when he does not have the straight dope to hand out to the prof, he confesses his ignorance and takes his 2.0 like a man. This same quality together with his cheerful disposition is what makes him a desirable companion and shipmate any time. -r N 4, Q. I gin' the "glooms" to the double bottoms. ' u IB3 Hobart ware Tlfaylcr Muncie, lndiana "Bob" "There is no great secrcl. I simply keep my mind on my work." -WEBSTER Bird with Two Stars and Numeralsg Football Numerals Q4, 3lg june Ball Committee: Manager Football Team. Address on Graduation Leave: 320 N. Vine Street, lVluncie, lnd. Object: To carry out the orders y ECAUSE of Hayler's characteristics one must approach the subject . with much care. There is so much good packed away in his some- what stubby carcass that it will be a hard proposition to present him adequately, and to do him justice. The first attribute we can apply to him is Common Sense. Bob has more of that commodity packed away in his oblate spheroid than nineteen other men. In witness thereto, behold his record as Football Manager. With- out doubt this is one of the hardest jobs a miclshipman is called upon to fill, and the splendid efficiency with which he conducted the affairs of our team, speaks well for his future efforts as an officer. On the lighter side, Bob has a fund of humor, some of which he displays in recitations. Never has he admitted for an instant that he did not know a subject: that would be false to his idea of the ht- ness of things. So he has been known to write two boards full on a subject he knew absolutely nothing about, and, gentle reader, got away with it. He reaches carefully with his right hand for the left side of his head, and while thus massaging his scalp propounds the following, "However, be that as it may," etc. He then about faces and starts rapidly for his seat. If perchance the instructor has the temerity to question any of his work, Bob halts with such an aggrieved air, that the prof. lets him go, feeling that theremust be some reason for Bob's indignation. Bob possesses one of the largest and best working "greases" around these parts. And it is simply because he is a good man. A dependable man, an efficient man, in short an all around man. If Hayler gets an order to do anything, it is going to be accomplished' if the Heavens fall. And that sort of a man will make good anywhere, and especially in a military service. One may be inclined to think that these are too strong words in praise of such an animal as a midshipman, but Hayler rates all of it and more. And the coming years will demonstrate that little Bob Hayler has the stuff of a man in him. I54 Tl'l'omer'i.7lngram Jeffersonville, Indiana "Jonas" "Homer" "Many of my new plays were broken up by Ingram, the Navy end, before they were even well slarledf' -COACH DALY OF ARMY Bird and Andromeda: Varsity Football C4, 3, 2, lj: Football N: l9l4 Cross Oar: Varsity Crew 13, 2, ll: Cross Oar: Captain Crew Qll. Address on Graduation Leave: Jeffersonville, indiana. - Object: To make noise VUT ,Ionas inherited his nickname from his big brother, and of course that started him in right, with both officers and midshipmen. We soon learned, however, that here was a man who neither desired, nor permitted, boosting from any source: and we can all bear witness that whatever Jonas has accomplished has been by his own persistent efforts. In football and crew, Jonas has done excellent work. Cross oars from the plebe and varsity crews, with its captaincy this year, tell the story of his success on the water. The history of his work on the gridiron is less easily told. Due to frequent shifts in his position, there was always, during the first three years, someone a little more experienced, or a little heavier, to eclipse him in time for The Came. But his struggle with Mammy Weems for center: his spectacular A playing at half-back Second Class year: and his work in this year's game will make his football career long to be remembered. He played end on the best line in the Country,-the line of Our Team this year. Underway, Jonas walks like jack the Giant Killer in his seven league boots: and he shows off snappily every time he touches a high place, producing a rhythmical gait which indicates in every motion a great amount of energy behind it, waiting a chance to escape. His features possess an individuality which, aided by his heavy beard, led one young lady into error. On hearing him called "Homer," her face brightened and she remarked to her escort, ul knew he looked like someone in Ancient History." A true exponent of the strenuous life, he is never languid, and seldom still: if he hasn't Something to occupy his mind, he's going to start a rough-house, or lead forth someone's goat. "Hey, Brown, what you doin!" I55 George Taylor Ttfowe Paw Paw, Michigan "George" "Birdie" "Indeed the idols I have loved so long Have done my credit in Men 's eyes much wrong: Have drowned my Glory in a shallow Cup, And sold my reputation for a song." -OMAR KHAYYAM Bird Uth Co.jg Football C4, 3, 2, lj: NM: Track C4, 3, 2, lj: Track Ng Wrestling CD5 WNT: Pink Ng Y. M. C. A. C4, 3, 2, lj. Address on Graduation Leave: Paw Paw, Michigan. Object: Evolution without revolution OU have before you one of the Academy's foremost athletes, though he lacks the fierce appearance which is so associated in the common mind with the "big guys" in athletics. Honestly, this man wouldn't hurt a kitten and "stands for" all sorts of foolishness from men smaller than himself. He is the butt of jokes without number and 'most anybody can run him. He is bashful-very much so. It seems queer to behold a great big man who tips the scales at 220 pounds whois as bashful as a maiden of sixteen winters. And yet George has a most peculiar sang froid under circumstances which would be rather trying to most men of retiring dispositions. For instance,Aone day the varsity football squad was impatiently waiting for Howe so they could begin scrimmage while our blase young giant carelessly sought his head-guard. Finding it at last, he nonchalantly placed it upon his queer cranium, and then with a coy smile turned to the scrubs and anxiously asked "How does this look?" How that varsity did explode! When Howe gets greatly stirred, he uses strong language-almost--generally emitting such ear-shocking exple- tives as "By Gee" "Sugar" "Fifties" etc. He claims to be very religious and for a long while he had us altogether bluffed into the idea that he was, but of late we are beginning to have our suspicions. At any rate, his sense of humor has lately proved much too strong for his moral fastidiousness. George has lots of troubles these days. He was a red mike for a while but when he did fall, he struck with a thud and has become one of the worst "soshes" in the class. Then he has his worries with those who are always trying to devise amusement at his expense. And he has certain other sources of anxiety, too--if you don't believe it, inquire into the health of his coccyx. But in spite of his worries, Monty Nichols caught him turkey trotting once! ln Nav.-"Yes, sir. All civilized nations, Sir, use the prime meridian through Green -which. sir, just 5 miles east of Westminster Abbey, sir." l56 Ebeobore 'iliwigbt Westfall Dahlgren, Illinois "Tookus" an Ignorance is lhe curse of God, Knowledge the wing wherewith we fly to heaven." W-SHAKESPEARE Bird and Star with Numeralsg Crew Squad C3, 2, ljg Savoir. Address on Graduation Leave: Dayton, Ohio. l Object: To help the other fellow AOOKUSH is so quiet, ordinarily, that you scarcely know hc is around, but, behold in him a true savoir, who says something when he does talk. He doesn't talk very much, it is true, but give him any brain- P' teasing subject to tinker with, and he'll discuss it all night if you'll stay around to listen. He wears no stellar decorations on his collar and neither would anyone else if everyone held such a con- ' temptuous opinion of books of knowledge, but he is a deeper --he-M thinker than many of the stars. ln many ways, "Tookus" is peculiar, but his peculiarities are not faults and they only serve to make him the more likable because they make him different. He never fusses and one would hardly expect him to, he has a peculiar manner of locomotion that could have been learned nowhere except behind the plow,-he will tell you that himself, so we're giving away no secrets. Also "Tookus" has a sense of humor which enables him to see the point of a joke,-usually, and after he has figured it all out for himself. Taken all in all, "Tookus" is the type of man who makes good, in the service or outg a man whose friends like him and a man who can make friends with no trouble at all. He is the man to go to when you want help of any old kind. It is always cheerfully given. l57 william montaguc Nicholls Spartanburg, South Carolina "Nick" "Monty" "Long Jaw" "He gave tha! world Ils grandest lessong '0n! sail on!' " -MILLER Hinder CZnd Co.5g Bird C2nd Co.5: Football NWC35: Baseball Squad C4, 353 Baseball N C453 Basketball Squad Q3, 2, 153 Welterweight Wrestling Championship Q45g Welterweight Boxing Championship C452 lVlid'n's Athletic Ass'n Q25. Address on Graduation Leave: 35l E. Main St., Spartanburg, S. C. Object: Fight! Fight! Fight! ICK is a care-free lad from the old Palmetto state, a good all round athlete, and is possessor of a jaw that sags heavily on his chest-a jaw that would turn a pelican green with envy. If it were not for a happy expression and a smile which, altho one-sided. is wonderfully winning, one would almost be tempted to call him ugly. He has been trying ever since early childhood to use the port side of his face for talking and laughing purposes, but it's no use,-one cannot appreciate his facial expression from his left side,-only his eyes, which are so full of fun and genial good humor that they charm all who meet him. He just can't figure out why the girls all pester him to death. But "Where is my Nick?" "I want my Nick," and similar expressions heard at hops attest his popularity with the fairer sex. He can dance like a perfect dream, will keep you howling all the time and is pretty well practiced in the art of fussing, so why shouldn't the girls keep after him? Among the athletes, Nick is known as the "Long jawed Pony Express." Whatever his name, his team-mates have utmost faith in him and his opponents fear him. He is nothing short of marvelous when in football clothes and anyone who has tried to pick up quicksilver with his fingers will know what it is to try to tackle Nick in an open field. Plebe year he made his Base- ball N but has since lost his swing: youngster year he fell into line with the Nt gang and annexed one. Second class year was the only year he failed to make a letter and sickness was the cause. First class year will probably add two or three more N's to his stock. We hope so anyhow, for we feel better when he's on the team. ' Boning is hard work for Nick, so he simply doesn't do it. This trait and an utter inability to throw a bluff cause him to stand low in his class. The only real boob stunt he ever tried was second class year, when he and Fats Mecum decided that Annapolis would look better if painted red. They dressed up in cits to do the stunt and were calmly caught before they had started a thing. Any other pair might have turned the trick, but Monty and Fats-help! Well, Nick, old boy, we think a lot of you. We'd all like to be like you, but then there can be only one Nick. "Yes sir, yes sir. l'se had previous military training. l went to the same school as Mr. Freddie Boussonf' l58 George Barry Wilson Norfolk, Virginia "Willie" "Ned" "ls of a conslani, loving, noble nalurcf' -SHAKESPEARE Bird with Star and Numeralsg Football Numerals C4, 3, 2, lj: Captain Class Football Team: Lacrosse Numerals: Hop Committee: Masqueraders C4, 3j: Class German Committee. Address on Graduation Leave: 5l6 Westover Ave., Norfolk, Virginia. Object: Officer and gentleman HIS is a personage. Not from the Blue Ridge mountains of Vir- ginia, but from the' coast line where the inhabitant of l dash 4, he of white uniform fame, hails from. Now this person, not Casey Jones, has a long nose. Monty therefore calls him Jew, the goat seekers call him Ned, others call him Barry, but "Oh you Willie" say the girls as they admire his generous nose, his massive brow and B," his twinkling eye. All but the nose are characteristic. He is savvy enough to stand about where he pleases, and this is usually well toward the top: his twinkling eye does not belie the nature of the man, for he's as full of fun as the proverbial barrel of monkeys. Practical jokes and just general good nature are as much character- istic of Barry as his ability to stand running himself. And his prominent nose has brought him a lot of this from Nick and Fats, his chief antagonists. He can laugh at nothing, loves to tease George Howe and is just naturally the busiest little person in the world when a chance to run anyone is presented. Willie has never been accused of even sympathizing with the Red lVlikesg in fact, he is one of the most consistent fussers in the class with attentions so widely divided that we don't know what to hope nor what to look for. Very few know how to dance if they base their 2.5 on Barry Wilson's slipping of the foot. He's a wonder. No hop is a hop unless Willie is there, and Willie is never there unless he has some queen with him. When we consider Willie's stature, we all wonder how under the sun nature ever managed to crowd such a big heart, so many likable, endearing qualities, into such a small body, but she did, and the result is a man whose warm-heartedness, whose fun and whose natural, gentlemanly behavior have endeared him to us all. "Oh, lVlr. Howe, who is that midshipman over there? lsn't that lVlr.--W ""f- ?" l59 Tfxnorcw Tlfugbcs fflxbboms Kansas City, Nlissouri "Rachel" "Light quirks of music, broken and uneven. Make the soul dance upon a jig lo Heaven." --POPE. One Stripe: Gymnasium Squad C4, 3, 2, lj, GNT C225 Masqueraders Q2, lj: Pink N. Address on Graduation Leave: 3730 Balti- more Ave., Kansas City, Mo. ClVlaybej. Object: Married Life OMPETENT judges have pronounced Rachel to bc thc most graceful dancer in the class. Being a pink fusser he has never missed a hop to which he could legitimately go. He attended the Jamestown Casino dances with chronometric regularity, and not being one of the Idaho rebels last summer he was one of the first to purchase a season ticket. All of his spare time on board ship was taken up with practicing new steps, origi- nated by the Turk, and priming his hair for the evening. His shipmates were jealous of him during his second class cruise when that "violetly" perfumed letter came every morning. And every evening would hnd him off in one corner writing a letter to the dear little one in Washington, D. C. His strength, goat and wit entertained the bunch many a time on the cruises. He could chin himself with one hand and lift any six in the class-one at a time. Once in a big while his goat crept out for a little grazing, but more often he succeeded in bringing out the animal of the Admiral's boy. This was fun for all hands. Always savvy he never bothered about a 2.5. He wanted one stripe: he rated it: and he got it. Having satisfied himself that he would get the said one stripe he bought a harmonica and a tin pipe, both of which he played only as joe Arnold can play. However, on one occasion he stepped out of his class and began to play a solo on one of Bandy's flutes. But he was suddenly and violently called down by Frenchie. Always full of sympathy for any one, always ready to be a friend in need, always as efficient as desirous of wearing his pink N, Rachel goes on leave to a heart in the heart of Washington with our sincere congratulations. IGO 53.obert'iouis Vaughan Texarkana, Texas "Tex" "Billiken" "Cherub" "Ye gods! how he talked! What a torrent of sound His hearers invaded, encompassed about and drowned." -DR. GOLDSMITH Bird Q5th Co.jg Football Numerals C4-D: l9l4 Cross-oared Crew: Wrestling Heavyweight Championship QD: Crew 13, 2, lj: Crew N OM Football C3, 2, lj: Football Nt CZQ: B. S. C4, 3, 2, lj. Address on Graduation Leave: IOOZ Maple Street, Texarkana, Tex. QPerhapsj. - Object: I can do better than that + . ... EGONE, lubbers! Efface yourselves, ye nonentities, and stand clear while the human Tower of Babel distributes himself among you. This is -little Bobbie Vaughan, champion handsome man of Texas. Be careful! the cause of those blonde eyebrows is a state secret Cobtainable in bottles at the storel. Tex is really one of the main tent exhibits of our class. From the start he took a leading place in athletics and has had a throttle hold on football and crew for four years. N. B. He also holds several inter-company Mexican A. A. Records. It would indeed be hard to find a sunnier disposition than that of our dear little Billiken. He is so congenial that he never fails to make friends and to hold them until he begins to sing. Afloat, Tex becomes a different man. He was one of a gang of mis- guided athletes who took a dinghy ashore at six o'clock every morning, and was also one of the inexperienced youths who were so amazed at the sumptuous elegance of the W. O. quarters that they forgot to "beat it" at the critical moment. The place to view Tex to advantage is at a quarter-deck hop. He smooths down his locks, adjusts his smile, selects some pale, tiny, delicate little damsel, and, bending over her like a weeping willow over a violet, wiggles off with the ease of a plebe rating youngster for the first time. Always happy, full of nonsense, and ofttimes overwhelminglyludicrous, Tex will leave a broad trail of sunshine wherever he goes. l "Gimme a drag, kid!" l6I warner Williamson Yaayley Washington, D. C. "Warner" "Kisses are full of microbes but I dearly Iovc the lilile devils." -ANON. Ratey Three Striperg Star C4, 3, 2, lj: Mas- queraders QD: Pugilist C453 Crew Squad Q3, ZH. Address on Graduation Leave: P ? ? Object: Kisses lSS me, little girl! Oh, shucks! l'm mad with you. Now observe, ladies, a cherubic physiognomyl Such curls! Such dimples! Such eyes! And-we whisper it-his charming qualities only begin with his looks. He has a disposition that is seldom rufiied, a smile that is never absent and a tongue thatis never quiet. Savvy? We should worry. Why, if he had only known how to bone at all, he would have broken all records in pulling down the fours. But as he didn't bone, he was forced to be content with an ordinary star for the four years' course. sms-M Warner Williamson has one of the most effervescent, irre- pressible, happy-go-lucky natures of any man in our class, and as such is a friend to be cultivated if you're addicted to the "blues" He is naturally brilliant, plucky when necessary las he showed during Plebe yearj, intensely curious, all of a social success, and best of all, he's the kind of man that grows on you. He has a practical mind and a mine of information that can't be matched. A treat to any girl, and never meets with a rebuff Qexcept oncebg we can remember when he even received eight letters from a single heart-eager damsel, which were written in one single solitary day. One thing about Warner that has made many a man his friend is his readiness to assist any comrade who may happen to be radiating a call of S. O. S. He's generous, gay and as we said before, brilliant. And you're certain to hear much more of Warner Bayley before the middle of the 20th century. "Works like a breeze." l62 7Artbur"IE6war6 wills Indianapolis, lndiaha "Gracie" "Life is one damn thing after another and love is two damn things after each other." -ANON. Bird Clst Co.Dg Bird and Achernarg Choir fz, lj: Masqueraders C4, 315 Lacrosse Numeralsg Matrimony june 5 C4, 3, 2, I, OD. Address on Graduation Leave: My own home. Object: She and only she g . .ww AIR fusser art thou! Sweetest zcphyrs that blow, protect, guard and 'VW NAVAL Assam'-'H preserve this fair one. A song bird of a lovable and loving nature . lqnrsmwaaals Jvln.. 05591915.- who sings only as a means of fussing. Practice of the choir at 9:20g ., ..,,,,.. ,..,..,.,,,.,.,.,,, ,,.. ...,,,, , . . .,,.,,,. ,,,.,,.,,.,,,,..,,.,.,.,,., . , MilFl'f.'2?,ff5r'iffElifffffi:Q'7i1l1ffiifli:f'fi7:1fwfr.:i.'f,'.1:r,"'.:wc at 9:25 8. Cozy corner in the balcony welcomes Gracie ancl Gracie's and woe betide the intruder, for the atmosphere, otherwise warm and harmonious, is capable of a wonderfully abrupt transition to """ ' r extreme frigidity. The choir sings "Holy, Holy, Holy" and Pty Fvffsiif,f41.1:':i..fiiE-Xl 1 Gracie moons and bills lovey-dovey style until the martial "You're . if A in the Navy now" calls him to vocal duties among the other warblers. Then with a cute little violet handkerchief about as large as a good-sized two-cent stamp, containing three crushed but priceless his leave after whis- pering various sweet nothings into a pretty and willing ear. He then waves to her three times, runs down one flight of stairs, waves again, goes to the end aisle, stops, faces about, waves again, catches a kiss that is wafted down to him, waves again and then rushes to his place in the noise factory and begins a hushed tra-la. The Brigade marches in, the balcony girls look around and try to look pretty, the service begins, Gracie noses the handker- chief, collecting the myriad of kisses deposited therein, the choir sings and Gracie continues to maltreat the handkerchief. On special occasions Gracie writes a 75-page letter to his One- and-Only, usually adding a 40-page postscript as a chaser. He writes beautifully, smoothly and fascinatingly. His high standing in English vouches for his ready pen and his articles in the Womans Home Companion and Ladies' Home Journal tell the world of his promise of poetic Sensibility in letter-writing. ln lacrosse, Gracie plays beautifully if a certain someone is on the Side lines to applaud his graceful grace and to admire his figurative figure. He smites the ball an heroic smite and then smiles into two violet eyes that are simply screaming, "lsn't that perfectly Splendid?" Now it's time for reveille, Gracieg but be sure to let us know whether it will take place in the church or home and whether the Sunday or Wednesday following the fifth. You will, won't you? "Please, Martin, don't put that in. Not that I care, but then it won't be fair to the girl." l63 v.i..u 1 iiii violets-all belonging to Her-Gracie takes i1 'lawrence Holm TK. Yrlabes Choptank, Maryland , "Chop" "Choptank" "Here comes my daddy now." --f-ANON. l-linder C4th Co.Jg Lacrosse Numeralsg Navi- l gator on the Choptank: Boat Officer CAII the Timel. Address on Graduation Leave: Choptank, U. S. A. l Object: To put Choptank on the map OW come? Well, l---look here,---." That's Chop joining the gang, and if you don't shift the subject to the weather, you'll have Chop started on one of his talks. For when it comes to keeping up the conversation, Chop surely does his share. l'lc'cl like to have a bunch to talk to: but if you, alone, show the least sign of interest, or give him one-quarter of a chance, he'll as- sume that "worldly-choptankn air, and in a minute he'll be going ahead 4 bells with the jingle, and once underway, you can't stop him until formation busts. Chop's specialty is Choptank. l'le'll bring that in whenever he can. Now Choptank is a tomato cannery somewhere on the Eastern Shore. But Chop declares: "lt's some town, boy, believe me." Yes, Chop, the Choptank is the Amazon of North America. Let him get a joke on you, and he surely will give you the haw-haw. And yet there's no merriment in him when the biter gets bitten. But say, have you ever seen Chop dance? Well, if you haven't, your education has been woefully neglected. He can't be imitated. l-le's the "element of grace" to be integrated between the limits of Choptank and Podunk. They tell me that all the fair ones of Choptank count the days till he comes home. They say: "lt's so delightful to dance with Choppy Blades." ' Chop's a fine fellow. l-le stands on his own merits and asks favors of neither man nor woman. He works out a thing by himself and is the kind of a fellow that will do things. " l am a Red Mike this year." I64 Sifrcin Tfonlainc maury Morristown. New Jersey "Spig" "Soofrain" "For wc will be jolly and drown melancholy With a health to each jovial and true-hearted soul." n'ANON. Hinder l4th Cojg Bird C2nd Cojg Mas- querader CID: Lacrosse Squad 121: Swimming Squad 121: Charter Member Typhoid Squad C35- Address on Graduation Leave: I Washington Place, Morristown, N. Object: Death to an oiler g HIS man's given names are not the best part of him, gentle reader. No one will deny that Sifrein Fontaine is a fine com- bination, but these names only serve to set forth in the true light the man behind them. Judge for yourself if a fellow is not every inch a man and a good classmate if he will take a one- tenth in grease good naturedly first class cruise in order that his classmates might still court Milady Nicotine. Sifrein always enjoys a joke, and especially if it is of his own manufacture. He has the greatest laugh, too, a mixture of Bull and Perique with a little P. A. thrown in. But no matter what the time. when the place, or who the company. Sifrein can be relied upon to say or do the proper thing to have all hands laugh either with him or at him. First class year should have found Sifrein in the file closers, but since the powers that be thought otherwise, the Spig was content to fall in with the plebes in the rear rank. As usual. however, he refused to rhino. "Let's ketch one" is the one piece of music that he knows and is never tirecl of singing out. True he may not say it with the voice of a Caruso, but to most of us "to ketch one" with Sifrein is a decided pleasure. Whenever you see him in Smoke Hall you will find him calmly enjoying an inhale from a Bull skag. Fate treated him harshly when as a youngster in the class of thirteen she laid him low. The days he spent in a plaster cast of the strength of Gibraltar were not pleasant, but even then his cheery disposition would not be contained. ln the end he arose and he took up his bed with him. But all the work he had missed could not be made up in the few remaining months. Thus it happened that it took Sifrein five years to travel that winding road from Candidateville to Diplomatown. But while this was hard on Sifrein, it was pleasant to fourteen, for how else could we have become so well acquainted with the New Yorker? I65 Tester Cushman Yaumpus Quincy, Massachusetts "Bump" "Radio" "Bore Clear" u And his messmalcs lhey found him With his young 'uns all around him All chips of thc old blockfrom lhc stem to lhc slam." Hinder C2nd Cojg Numerals in Track C455 Numerals in Fencing C455 Boat Officer Address on Graduation Leave: l79 Collie St., Quincy, Mass. Object: Noise and a laugh 2' nn'7.Y, Kablooey, Rickety, Rackety, Whoopcc! Cangway! Here comes Bump, the man with the most rackety gait, the most constant smile and the most gorgeous hair in the whole class. He is a man who sometimes has to struggle for Tecumseh's blessing, but showed that he had the stuff when he stood number one on the good ship Delaware second class cruise. Usually talks English but as soon as the "Pride of the Navy" passed Provincetown, headed for the source of all things esthetic, he I developed a distinct Bostonese. But even that didn't keep him from getting himself andthe bunch lost in the wilds of the hub, a disgrace which darkened his smile for many a day. But due to him the fellows carried away the remembrance of the best time they had ever had in Boston. Not much in the fussing line but always welcome in a bunch of fellows where his happy smile and his trite remarks are always enjoyed. No meeting of the class is a meeting unless Bump is there. l don't know how to explain this, but it's true. Everybody feels it. Perhaps it is due to that bubbling brook of laughter gradually increasing in pressure and volume at a time when the point flies off and everybody laughs, and reaching a head and thunderously overflowing like a great cataract when the talk has become serious and everybody 'is picking his teeth. Withal a man who can cheerfully lose half his belongings and still more cheerfully give you the other half, no matter how much he needs them himself. He will, both from his sincerity and feeling of good will toward all, make good. I66 'iloyo llerome wiltse Mitchell, South Dakota "Jerome" "Full well hc wielded the quarlcrsfaf, a lad so slender andfinclyformedf' --ANONYMOUS Bird Q2nd Co.D: Hinder Prime, Lacrosse Team C4, 3, 2, lj: Captain CU: Lacrosse LNTg Manager of Basketball CID: Basketball Numeralsg Basketball N. Address on Graduation Leave: Undecided. Object: To be chief hinder 'OST of us succeed in making good at some one thing after hard and consider- able stress on our power to stick, a few succeed thru excellence, and of course wi there are those who clon't do either. But Jerome succeeded in making " good at lacrosse plebe year and unless we are mistaken in considering skill, ' agility, and alertness among the qualities necessary for excellence, he most certainly excelled. ln spite of a rather idealized opinion of South Dakota he makes a pleasant-natured, even-tempered pal whom we have yet to see out of sorts, and a good shipmate who when coaling joyously luxuriates in sub-central with the rest of us and talks it over. No one has ever got his goat, and no one has seen the animal loose. There is a widespread belief that he i V 11 N I 5 S '- .hgingixjai has none. I Q D L-il l-le roorned for two years with the lrrepressible Massachuslte, and he was the indirect object of numerous egg crownings and midnight raids. Frequently, however, he joined the raiders, and believe the word of an eye-witness, the lacrosse expert's wiryness was a factor that could be reckoned on. l-le used his knowledge of "stick work" to an advantage. First class year he made himself famous by being the first p. o. to be initiated into the hinders. His was the first bird that used its wings. But he never let a little thing like that worry him. l-lis smile was just as bright and he was just as happy. Little man, we're glad to have been shipmates and classmates with you and hope to be your messmate some time A--'- --mean- while-good luck. "Who told you about that letter?" I67 malcolm wbilfielb Callahan Jac kson, Tennessee "Mack" "Cally" "A gentleman in lhc slriclcsl sense of the word." Bird 15th Cojg Football Numerals: Manager of the Lacrosse Team. Address on Graduation Leave: 366 N. Royal St., Jackson, Tenn. Object: A2.5 and then enough of something ACK came to us, bringing with him a new language, as devoid of "r's" as a turtle is of feathers. He also brought with him a ' smile that works day and night and a pair of twinkling brown eyes that are simply chock-full of fun. Any old kind of fun will do for this moonshiner and if no one else seems inclined to start things, Cally will start them himself and will carry them right on to the finish, too. ln athletics, Cally shines in almost every department but is perhaps a little too fond of complete rest to collect letters. I-le is a fast man on the track, and a good baseball player: he has always been a mainstay of the class football team and could probably do more if he tried hard enough. The girls don't seem to appeal to Mack much more than studies. His usual mode of studying consists in arguing with Robbog one of them invariably insisting that the book prevaricates, the other maintaining that the book's veracity is above re- proach. The argument always terminates in a rough-house, Robbo is tucked snugly under Cally's left arm, where he is retained until he consents to see things Cally's way. But by this time the study period is over and both Cally and Robbo wonder why the lessons are so long. His method of fussing is of course a little more gentle, but he bothers himself very little with any of the fair sex. As a shipmate, Cally is a wonder. He is efficient, lively, a good talker and above all, has enough optimism in his make-up to supply a dozen men of his size and keep them all happy. ln short, Cally is a man one is always glad to meet: a good man for the service: a welcome addition to any gathering, ashore or afioatg and the life of any party of which he is a member. l68 Haymono Salisbury Ttfalcb Milwaukee, Wisconsin "Rabo" "Snatch" "Chicken" "New wil, like wine, inloxicates the brain, Too strong for feeble women to sustain." -MDUMONT Bird 15th Co.j: Class Supper Committee: Manager Class Reunion: Official Football Scorer: Smoker C4, 3, 2, lj. Address on Graduation Leave: 882 Shepard Ave., Milwaukee, Wis. Object : A Cigarette and then a Good Joke A LL YE LUBBERS! GANGWAY FOR HATCH! You hear this imperial command astern of you and you turn, expecting to see the dictator of Mexico approaching on horseback, but all that greets your inquisitive gaze is our own diminutive Rabo. His regal manner is due largely to three years' extensive educational work among such hapless plebes as have happened to stumble on the field of his military operations. Although he has been long in the race for the coveted position of class comedian, still, when necessity demands it, he can get right down and "dig" This was evidenced by his conduct during our long and sorrowful campaign against the English department. Rabo was in the thick of the fight and however he managed to escape the crash in the "Fall of the House of Usher" is one of the oddities noted in "Aes Triplex." Nevertheless he did escape, and in order to celebrate he took charge of the grand reunion of English war veterans in Washington on first class leave. He proved then-that he was at least water tight after the confiict and registered himself as W. T. Hatch, No. 23. Little recked we of his athletic ability until first class year when he demonstrated his prowess by gamboling along the side lines of the football field with a load of lumber under each arm. He also devised a system of contortions, facial and otherwise, for signalling, which we consider vastly superior to the antiquated contrivances of one, Morse by name. His wit is really very superior both in quality and quantity. He always gets a laugh out of an awkward situation, and his rhino spells are as funny as his humorous sallies. Without Rabo what would Smoke Hall be? Q IG9 W1' Ytalpb 0lis'lDavis Chicago, lllinois "Fat" "Dave" "R.0." "One of lhc basl there is -ANON. Bird C7th Co.l: Color Bearer: Class President: Football C4, 31: Football N Zndg Crew 13, lj: Varsity Four CZDQ I9l4 Cross Oar: President lVlid'n's Athletic Asso.g Director Y. lVl. C. A. C4, 35: Farewell Ball Committee: Masqueraders CID: Class German Committee. Address on Graduation Leave: I848 Euclid Ave., Chicago Heights, lll. Object : All right OlVlE.Rvsaid that to some men it is inborn to do the right thing at the right time: to have that rare faculty of seeing clearly and doing clearly, in short, always to be all right. Davis's first intelligible words when a baby must have been "All right." And everything since then has been all right with him. Ralph Otis was elected Class President, the biggest honor that can befall a midshipman. And how well he has fulfilled his office is evidenced by the many considerations and privileges our class has enjoyed. Those of us who have been "up before the Com," know better, perhaps, the ceaseless endeavors Fat makes. Never a classmate in trouble that Davis isn't right on the job, with the helpful word and the right thing to do. He has spent his time for the Class and the verdict must ben-The best Class President the Academy has ever seen. ln athletics Fat has had a hard run of luck. Varsity material for Crew and Football, a bum knee has kept him out of the first line- up, but a glance at his record will show what nerve will do. C-ritting his teeth and defying pain, he played many a great game of football until at length another whack on that knee would send him to the hospital. ln crew he ranks as an excellent oarsman with plenty of stick. A But on the lighter side of life is where Dave shows up best. The old 7th remembers with trembling, his bugle, his mandolin and his voice. The instigator of more egg crownings than any other man, he got off the lightest. Dave could bring joy to the gloomiest rhino by a plan to "crown Bump with an egg." His lectures delivered on any. and all subjects always brought applause in the shape of shoes and bats hurled at his head, but nothing could head him off, once started. ln fact, his love of a genteel rough-house is what has caused his studies to suffer. He believes in ignoring them for three months, and then rushing madly around the last week for aid and succor. Always came out on top though, you'll notice. Therefore a true savoir. Dave has high ideals, his code of right and wrong is clearly dehned, he is square and a man through and through, and so he isa--All right. I70 Byron Yarown Uialston Fostoria, Ohio , "Little Gun" "Barney" "B.B." "Every man is the builder of a temple, called his body, lo the god hc worships, afler a style purely his own." -THOREAU Bird and Denebolag Color Bearerg Class Football C455 Football C3, 2, ID: Football NMQ Lacrosse Q3, 2, lj: Lacrosse LNTQ Wrestling QD, Director of Y. M. C. A. UD: Correspond- ing Secretary of Y. M. C. A. CZD: President of Y. M. C. A. fljg Chairman Class Supper Committee. Address on Graduation Leave: 32l East North Street, Fostoria, Ohio. V Object: To get his man O all a good-looking, straightforward, hard-hitting chap, who cameinto the Navy with high ideals, and has kept them intact-in spite of being with the Seventh Company gang of rough-necks for three years. An accomplishment of no small merit either. Ralston had rejoiced under the name of "Barney" whilst a child, but the U. S. N. A. couldn't stand for that, so now it's "Little Gun." If you wish to see a fine imitation of a raving berserker call him that, but do it on the telephone. His rough-housing abilities stand out even amongst the exploits of Bumpus. On the serious side, though, Ralston has made good as few of us can. A star tackle on the team, he has been known as one of the fiercest players on the field, sports two NWS, so you can judge for your- self. Then just to keep his hand in, he plays Lacrosse well enough to make the best team we've had in years. Was elected President of the Y. M. C. A. and is one of the few men who can hold down a meeting of that obstreperous body with any degree of success, though 'tis rumored he once inquired as to "who in the h-ll is running this meeting." Ralston works hard at everything he does and naturally makes good. He cares nothing for anybody's opinions on his mode of life, but decides his own troubles and desires for himself and then accomplishes things. His energy is amazing, his will power immense, his vocabulary striking, his walk decided. We are almost afraid to tell you, B. B., but we rather like your ways, and when you are out in the Service meeting its problems, may you meet them with the same force and clearness as you did those of the U. S. N. A. I7I Wallis Gearing Annapolis, Maryland "Beanie" "Wallis" "I am escaped by the slqin of my teeth!" -JOB Hinder Clst Co.jg Football Numerals K4, 3, 2. llg Baseball Numerals C4, 3, 2, ll: Choir 13, 2, lj: Nlasqueraders CZ, llg Cheer Leader. Address on Graduation Leave: Annapolis, Maryland. Object: Catching one UCK was with Beanie our plebe ycar or he must have gone down beneath the tide crossing his first river.i As it was he was our anchor, but Wallis decided the double bottoms wasn't the place for him and climbed from his position, which is at best rather precarious. His life here has been one free from worryg small matters like a 2.41 in Math didn't disturb his equanimity. He continued his way as nonchalant as ever, always ready for a song or a skag. These two were his principal amusements. If he could get a couple of fellows to generate some would-be harmony, he was right there to add his efforts. Second class year he made himself famous in the june Week Show by his song, "She Wore Silk Stockings and a Smile." No gather- ing at the second class smoking parlor was complete without him. Sound didn't travel much faster than Beanie, for he usually got there before tattoo was Hnished. His love of the weed nearly got him into serious difficulty second class year, but he still continued to burn incense at the altar of Nick O'Tene. First class year he was chosen to be the worthy successor of Gas Smith, Gussie Wilbur, and Froggy Gillette, in the capacity of cheer leader of the brigade. He handled the job just like everyone wishes to see it handled, with plenty of "pep" and ginger. He was always prompt, always cheerful and always crying for more noise. We have been to many places: we have seen many fellows 3- we have acquired many friends. But we have never come across such a prince of good fellows as Beanie. We like his clever work on the class football team: we spoon on his songs and stories: we admire his way of handling the Brigade at the games: but most of all we are in love with his smile. I72 Zena Waterbury wicks Fishkill, New York "Zenom "Waterbury" "Whistleberry" "Thick" "Pry'll1ee, peace: 1 dare do all that alolh become a man: Who dares do more is none." f SHAKESPEARE One Stripe: Flat Feet: Class Football C4, 35: Football Numerals: Hustlerst2, ljgCrew Q3,2, lj: Crew N and Cross Oar. Address on Graduation Leave: Fishkill, N. Y. Object: To be heard 1 .,, l ' --1-" " -Y golly.! here he is, ladies and gentlemen, our own peerless Weno, Whistle- berry Zicks, the noisiest Dutchman that ever escaped from Fishkill. New York. Has a voice that not the chronometer which bears his name can surpass and he is not at all backward about using it. But his heart is as big as his voice is massive and when it comes to grit-well --Zeno was on the second Plebe crew in l9l I and the next year he had his place on the varsity crew. One stripe was Zeno's reward for his able assistance to the terrible Pat on the good old home "Wyoming"-and he deserved all that he got, too. If you don't believe it just investigate and discover how he brought his sailing party back from ---- at two-thirty in the morning. Zeno will make a line officer some dayg if you have the slightest doubt upon the subject, ask one of the Wyo- ming's rare boat crew and you ought to be convinced. Or being still in doubt-inquire as to the hero of the beach-riot and doubt will surely vanish. ' Zeno has never been much of a fusser Cwe sympathize with you, ladiesj but from his con- duct up at Newport last summer we had just a glimpse of what the assertive Dutchman really could do when he once got started. He has stood rather well in the class room but we think that he might have done better could he have cultivated a more facile expression of his ideas. They're well worth listening to. "Mister Wicks--'-Mister Wicks -Where's Mister Wicks?" 173 from lhc wound, and disappoinls lhc blow." Clarence 'Blames Bllcfiieavy p Tacoma, Washington "Mac" "Whilst the champion, with rcdoublcd mighl, strikes home the jav'lin, his rcliring foc shrinks -HADDISON Hinder Ord Co.Dg Football N Zndg Football CVarsityj C4, 3, 2, ID: NW, Basketball C3, 2, IJ: Basketball N 2nd, Ng Captain UD, Lacrosse Numeralsg Captain of lV!innesota's Midshipmen Champion IZ" Gun Crewg Oil Burner C4, 3, 2, ll: Executive Committee of !Vlid'n's Athletic Asso. Address on Graduation Leave: 3702 N. Union Ave., Tacoma, Washington. Object: To Win NE of the greatest athletes ever put forward by the Navy! Star half-back, in basketball, the champion center of an intercollegiate champion team, a number one baseball pitcherg crackerjack oarsmang hurdlerg lacrosse swatterg first class rough-houserg graceful dancer: beautiful swimmer: and captain of a champion gun crew! All these to Mac, and he rates a lot more. He eats at the training table from October until june-doesn't care for ordinary grub. And he will have his way. As a member of a party, Mac is there with four bells and a jingle. But he says that he really prefers a chocolate ice cream soda any day to a quart of the sparkling water. You can't always believe him, though, for at times he's a great talker. On board the Louisiana and Minnesota, Mac showed great ability at running things. I-le acted as caterer and he was a caterer. The mess was the best in the Fleet and for it all, credit is due to the managerial ability of one C. J. lVlcReavy. Think of it, buzzards, vultures, and stripersl just meditate for one second. While the Delaware was serving out beans and jacketed spuds and armor-clad meat, the Minnesota was experimenting with veal, poached eggs, toast, cocoa, corn flakes, and all the little delicacies which appeal to a ship-prisoner. And---the mess bill was the same all around all around, and the mess bill was the same all around! It won't pay for anybody to ruffle up this man, because at the game of giving back as much as he gets, Mac is a bad man. He is frank, honest, and open. l-le gives you plenty of time to keep quiet--but-if you don't heed, l pity you, because he tears up things. Mac, before leaving you, we want to wish you health, happiness, and prosperity. We know that you are going far out to the Pacific Coast, and we want you to take with you the earnest wishes of I9I4, for the best in everything. "Well, whatcher going to do about it?" "Mc and you three times." ! 74 Tlfarolb Hloacbim nelson Fargo, North Dakota --Pi" "Nelson al slrolqc sei a long, steady pace." i "'PHlLADE.l..PHlA PRESS Hinder Q3rd Co.jg Football Numeralsg Crew Numerals-Cross Oar C455 Crew N Zndg Crew N C213 Class Pin Committee: Bird C3rd Co.j. Address on Graduation Leave: Shoreham, Minnesota. Object: Row, row, row! EOPLE, l introduce to you H. Nelson! This, however, is only official -on other occasions "Pi" goes much better, at least among the boys, and, as Pi is always one of the boys, everyone knows him by this "title." And it is a title in every sense of the word, for Pi is a "prince," an American prince, who, because of their scarcity, are of so much more value. Although Pi had a half year's start on the rest of us and had many friendships in l9l3, when he became one of us, he was with us body, mind and soul. What more could we ask or what more could we give? Pi has been a hard-working crew man ever since he entered the Academy. Whenever the weather was favorable, you would find him around the boat-house waiting for some others to make up an eight. Never was there a man who deserved an "N" more than Pi. On second-class cruise this "Dakota Indian" became familiar with the practical method used in stowing coal bunkers on the New jersey. He mastered this art so well that now he can stow more tobacco in a hod than any other man in the class. Pi has always been a brightly shining light among the ladies. When he's around, he makes them all feel right at home, and we once overheard a charming Southern maiden say, "I could die in Pi's arms at the pavilion." l75 Charles Tlfarrison mecum Salem, New jersey "Fat" "Cherub" "Tuma" All praised the story more or less. Some liked the moral, some the ilersc, Some lliouglil it better and some worse Than other stories of the paslf' N- l..ONGFEI..L.OW Hinder Clst Co.Dg Football Numeralsg Good Fellowship: Sandwich Club. Address on Graduation Leave: Salem, New Jersey. Object: A touge rough-house j 'AVE you ever seen the sun blotted out of the sky and the earth around you darkened? If you haven't just let lVlecum come between you and the sun and the above will happen. He may physically' cut off the sun from you but he will never darken your disposition, for he is effervescent with fun and laughter and his chuckle is always sure to win one in return from the by- stanclers. Poor Fat has stood lots of rough handling from "Monty" and "Barry" but he never seems to know when he has had enough. Anybody who ever lived on either side of him or below him knows, if one may judge by thumps and bumps, that he led Swain a merry dance for three years. Like everybody else Fat has a deep secret which in this case pertains to how he is able to send a certain girl a twenty-page letter each week. Anybody desiring more information on this subject apply to Vinson. Above all it i must be said that Fat is some sailor, always having due regard for the hunger of the fishes. The old lockers groaned beneath his bulk many a clay when his pins were not steady enough to do the supporting. The fat man has his failings like all of us, his most serious one being an inclination to try to appear hard but he will outgrow this. He has been a fine classmate, a jovial, chubby,chuckling chcrub, and the messes of which he may be a member in future years will always enjoy his presence. "l'll let you hold my hand if you promise to be good. " I76 Cbarlcswavis Swain Boston, Massachusetts "Ballston" "C.D." "Swine" "Occasionally I climbed and shook lhe trees." -THOREAU Bird and Rigelg Sharpshooterg Expert Rifle- mang Lover of Dope: Red Mike at Timesg Masqueraders CU. Address on Graduation Leave: 95 Mt. Vernon St., West Roxbury, Mass. Object: To talk like Tawresey c EARS, here is a creature who would have cheered the heart of P. T. Barnum. It is a mysterious, unsightly being, hailing from the wilds of greater Boston and howling in an unintelli- gible "Bah l'lahba" dialect. ln the side show business he would have been a winner. We absolutely defy anyone or anything to emulate Davy Crockett Swine's Method of smoking an ordinary "bull" skag. Also, he can laugh without seeing the point of a joke: watch his eyes when he laughs. lntellec- tually he is a wonder. Imagine an infinite .number of in- structors working insistently for an infinite period of time, Crockett, indefinitely attentive, obtains an infinitesimal idea of the subject. To HFat" Mecum belongs the credit for domesticating this phenomenon. And it is indeed a well done job. Crockett is now so tame that he has become a regular member of the Wiegard WafHe Club and like associations, he is known to be able to sleep in chapel, and he can handle firearms right end to. We do not know whether or not Crockett will ever amount to anything, electrically Speaking. Certain it is that he obtained unlimited experience with the buzzers, fans, hoists, etc., on the Arkansas. l-le reached such a state of perfection that he could stop a fan by smiling at it: as for buzzers they ceased to buzz when he laid his magic hand upon them. Hence the Arkansas detail never knows what the next lesson is in electricity. After all is said and done, however, Crockett's faults are few and his virtues many. His generosity and geniality under all circumstances stamp him a worthy man. He ranks highly as a conversational artist. We fear that'he will always be the butt of well meaning pleasantries but we know that he will never lose his constant happy demeanor. "Say, have you heard the dope? l7at's draggin'!" I77 I Ebeobore Welb Sterling New York, New York "Honorable" "Peter" "A woman is only a woman, bu! a good cigar is a smoke. 1 1 - Bird and Bellatrixg French Linguistg lllinois KID: Class Champion Swimming Address on Graduation Leave: Manhattan Hotel, New York City. Object: Efficiency ETER is to his terminal cognomen what gold is to I8 K. Coming into the Academy with a soft Bostonese accent, he was under a handicap which was far from merely fanciful. But it didn't take us long to learn that the same travel and foreign asso- ciation which had broadened his "a's" had likewise broadened his mind: had made him what we'd all like to be, -- thoroughly conversant with all walks and conditions of life, at ease in any assemblage and a whole lot more that only conditions under which he has lived can do for anyone. He early became an object of interest to us all. l'le's the kind of fellow whose room you'll enter every once in a while for the sake of looking at his bookshelf-or the new nicknacks on his table-if for no other purpose. l-le's always doing something or saying something just a little different from what the rest say or doe-and when we've seen him do it we generally go back to our rooms and wonder, "Why not?" Peter has not worn a star upon his collar, but has worked faithfully and consist- ently and deserves all the credit due to one who has won the honor. l'le believes that if you find something that is a little easier for you than the usual run of things, then go in for that something and do it up rightvthat the margin you so accumulate will help you some time when something else has you up against the wall. lt's an idea well worth considering. Of course, Peter was a member of the fortunate few who sailed on the lllinois last summerfand he says he enjoyed it immensely. He should have, for he knows Hthe other side" as well as he knows New York. l'le's nothing at all of a fusser-rather disapproves of girls, generally speaking, but we yet have hopes. When a man like that falls, he surely hits hard, so we expect sucldenness and completeness in the matrimonial line for Peter when it does come. lf you're ever in a hole and want help, go to Peter Sterling. Not everyone in our class knowsithat, but '- nobody has ever gone in vain. "Stop your anchor! Let go the starboard engine!" I78 ? Tflxugustus Willson walker Lawrenceburg, Kentucky "Cupid" "Cherub" "Tubby" is With .Haxcn hair and wooden air, and cycs that are appealing, Yet Cupicfs dart goes straight to heart, andfemmes to him are kneeling." ' --ANON. Bird C6th Co.jg Football Numeralsg Football Squad C4, 3, 2, lj: Wrestling Squad Q4. 3, lj: Crew Q2, lj: Lover CZ, ID. Address on Graduation Leave: lVlontana'Club, Helena, Mont. V Object: Two-five or bust 3 Q ,.,,,,-,PEAKING horizontally Tubby isa great man. Of no less grandeur is his lifliQ'if"l?'x" '3'i A' I , expansive disposition. His most: famous quality is his ability with the vb ladies. Cupid they have named him, and Cupid he stays, although, unlike that careful little warrior, he has been hit with a poisoned dart. Ask him where his class ring is and watch him blush becomingly and stammer, then recover and start on a picturesque fairy tale about married life in the Coast Artillery Corps. He thought Boston was an inter- national dump until he met Her, and now he measures all his hour angles East and West of that same despised hub. Although not an individual star Boulz has nevertheless been a potent factor in the progress of athletics at the Academy. His patient plodding on the hustlers and his earnest endeavors in wrestling are matters which portray the real mettle of the man. lntellectually he has been less fortunate than in love, although occasionally some un- thinking prof tumbles for his line. He possesses the faculty for getting "in Dutch" to a marked degree: He confesses that the gentle OD reproof he received on board the New jersey forced him to stand up while the Mon- tana Mail Coach hit the face-hardened parts of the trail on the way up to his cabin. Even his innocent little remark about the dangerous buzz-saw ran afoul the "peerless one's" grouch. Not least among his accomplishments is the gentle art of rough-housing. He can "stack" fl' U4 J was .J - ' a room or detonate Mecum with equal facility. There is, moreover, one topic of conversation of which he never tires. Stranger, set upon him some quiet day at dusk and have him tell you about the wonderful Mountain Coats of his native heath. He has the Navy stamina, works hard, plays hard and gets there. Tubby, you know a thing or two, and we will back you with our last cent. I79 Elbert Gleavcs 55erry,fllr. New York, New York "Shrimp" "Runt" "Two lovely Berries moulded on one stem." -SHAKESPEARE One Stripe: Baseball Numerals Q4, 3, 2, ID: Frequenter of Crabtowng Two Stripes. Address on Graduation Leave: ln Care of U. S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, Maryland. Object: To teach Nellie United States wit Q UT after the fashion of the service the Shrimp hails from many ports. Every X day reveals some new home but he is proudest of the days spent in the admiral 's cabin on the Tennessee. "Now, when l lived in the admiral's ' v cabin on the Tennessee" is a favorite introduction for some melodramatic ?'Q ' tale of adventure in and about the Boston Navy Yard. Tho he hails from . so many ports, one point is the goal of his annual travels on leave, the "far north." It is so close to Canada that one has only to cross the street to get , ' there, but it has something which attracts the Runt. A I 4 His most prominent characteristic is the grin which is always there V or just arriving, and it smooths the ruf spots for him, but with such a sun- shiny disposition, ruf spots are few and far between. Tho salty in many , ways, the greatest of sea and brain foods, fish, has no attractions for our hero. Ask the first section. First class year his aptitude for study gained him a stripe. Perhaps the extra drills he had to do with the Sixth Division on the cruise whetted his appetite and so he carried off above- mentioned stripe. Pantomine work is a specialty with the Shrimp, especially when a four-board and book-by-memory artist happens to be in the same room. He has a mine of information, and generally wins first prize at a bull party. That is, a party where everything is told and nothing believed. Cheerful, savvy and a sturdy man! "Stun, you bull-frog!" .aw Au ISO Gorbon wbymper Nelson New York City, New York "Nellie" "Gordon" "Dost thou nol know lhal what is best In this loo rcstlcss world is rest From over-work and worry?" -as-ANON. Three Stripes: Class Crest Committee: La- crosse Numeralsg Basketball Numeralsg Near Star. Address on Graduation Leave: 73 W. 88th St., New York City. A Object: Not to stop until l understand it ITH the motherly guidance of Albert Cleavcs, Nellie's career at the Academy has been one that would suit admirably for a juvenile story of Annapolis life. l-le has stood well in the 'estimation of both the profs and his classmates, he has made good in class and Academy athletics and he has, of course, three stripes in the color company. Unfortunately for our story there hasn't been any Commandant's beautiful daughter to fall in love with him, or any Japanese spies for him to discover. i Q 3-f Our hero was handicapped at the start by an English sense of humor but Albert has again helped him out and he nearly always sees the point. 1 l Don't let any of this prejudice you against him, for a good three striper couldn't possibly be any more quiet and unassuming. Lots of ambition with abundant energy and vertebrae to back it up are his unbeatable combination. You can bet your last cent on Gordon or anything he tells you. Whether you are looking for someone to drag that "attractive friend" of your friend, who is visiting her and just "can'l be left behind" or for enough to square it with Chaney afterward you can depend on Nellie doing all he can for you. He is one of those rare friends who is always ready to give more than he asks and never fails in a pinch. "You wouldn't make a very good Hello girl!" I8I mation young Cohen New York City "Marion" "M.Y." "Where did you gc! tlial girl? Oli, you lucky devil!" -ANON. l-lindcr t8th Co.jp Miniature KID: Lacrosse Numerals and LNTQ Soccer Numeralsg Basket- ball Numerals. Address on Graduation Leave: Belmar, N. Object: Good fellow ...'5- OOD gee! what's the news from Washington, Oby? By Jingo, l haven't received a letter since yesterday." Poor lVlarion's heart was pierced early youngster year and since then he has shown every indication of joining the benedicts' order. If persistence and determination are factors in l..ove's very young dream, Marion will surely win out. lVl. Y. has a good bean and gets along with little boning, but his natural longing for an argument with the prof. has often taken more off his mark than a lost blinker signal. l-le put Steve Brodie to shame second class year by taking l00 to I chances on Lady Nicotine with both the Reina and brigade order number umpty ump staring him in the face. ' Marion was always one of the eighth company gun mob, eager to play a joke on some one or to take part in some such pernicious vandalism as stacking rooms or crowning the Count. On one of these occasions, however, when the yolk of a ripe egg splashed from the Count's head and soiled lVlarion's bed spread lat the same time breaking up a quiet little gamej we got a good glimpse of Cohen's hollow-horned ruminant. l-le is inclined to be lazy during the winter and fall but gets out in the spring and cinches a place on the varsity lacrosse team. A steadfast friend, a true-classmate, and a perfect gentle- man! "She's a perfect little queen, Marion, she's a perfect little queen. l congratulate you on your superb taste." l82 'fiFrc6crick'i7o6ge'f1J owcrs Cedar Rapids, Iowa "Pinky" "Dodge" "Why dost lliou wildly rush and roar?" "Whal's llic zlifercncc luclwccn an old maid and a girlfond of a red-haired Irishman?" I-linder Q8th Co.jg Chori Q4, ll: Rhino Q4, 3, 2, lj. Address on Graduation Leave: l305 First Avenue, Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Object: An argument for argument's sake I , V EOPLE, where is that little red-headed Irishman who thinks he N: is growing a moustache?" If the skipper of the Delaware asked ' you that would you have any difficulty in recognizing our 'bi Frederick Dodge-the pride of Cedar Rapids? No, espe- g u cially if you had seen the pink adornment that Freddy ,A is cherished on his obstinate upper lip first class cruise. Why, if ,,, vs. N it hacln't been for Admiral's inspection when he heroically ku , v scraped it off, that would have been the chic bigote of the fleet. 3. 5 -1 His opinions on everything are just as decided as his belief in :M V I the future of that little tuft of pink stubble. The back-bone of his high school debating team, Pinky came to the Academy determined to convince all his classmates that Powers' ideas were exactly right. That he did not succeed was through no lack of vocal powers or persistence. Freddy was a ratey plebe and a har-r-rd youngster. The Sunday matinees that he and Stooce used to have in 349 are still spoken of in hushed whispers by all of l9l5 that didn't happen to be spooned on by the terrible pair. From time to time he has shown exceptional interest in getting the mail distributed but we don't think it is the same one all the time, and will, at any rate, hope for the best. The man who said red-haired people weren't quick tempered had never seen Freddy. Fortunately the blaze doesn't last long or he would be in a continual state of eruption. Boning and standing from under never were his long suites, but once in a while he turns to and surprises the l6th section with a spiel whose flow surpasses even the Gump's and whose length would cause George Howe to blush. Pinky rhinoes considerably on the Navy and firmly believes that the gods marked him for the law, but it's a safe bet that next summer will find him out in the fieet cultivating another moustache that will surpass-yes, actually surpass the one he developed on the Delaware. "The impulsive Hibernian." ' 1 183 55oleslaw'i.'iDombrowski i Chicago, Illinois "Dummy" "Dom" "Count" "Boloe" "Polock" "A whisper and then a silence: Ye! 1 know by lhcir merry eycs, They arc plotting and planning logelhcr To take me by surprise." -A POET Bird C8th Co.jg Lacrosse Numeralsg Farewell Ball Committee: Masqueraders ODD: Cap'n Spirometer Squadg Charter Member Doc Mur- phy's Swimming Squad: Authority on Every- thing. Addiess on Graduation Leave: Kilbourn, Wis. Object: Spirometer and Bull HAT?-on the class football squad! How much do you weigh? - Some sugar! Queens and Princesses, behold Dom Nicholas, the Picardy Monk! His jovial countenance and barrel-like stature immediately won him that name with the old eighth. He is one of the most popular and at the same time one of the most abused men in the Academy, for he has been the butt of more jokes than any other man in the class. He had the high honors of egg-crowning twice second class year, and it can hardly be said that he appreciated the distinction. Dummy A says whenever he hears a bunch coming down the corridor, he always knows it's Grifiin, O'Brien and the tribe coming to serenade him with a pathetic' little ballad such as, "Oh, and Dummy, dear, and did you hear The news that's going around, On all the trees of Rameses your Polock name is found: lt's a most distressing sight to see your name upon the tree, Till you contrive to make two-five you're bound for the old country." Tune: Wearing of the Green. Dummy easily holds the honors for being the most adept at B'-essing in the class. His hand motions and manner of stroking his chin have long been the envy of his classmates. He admits that his "Peck Snyder" like attitude in the class room has more than once got him a three or better. With all his hot air, however, when it comes to a show-down, 190 is all he can blow on the spirometer test. And say as for swimming, why Porpoises hav'en't got a show with him. He "ain't nothing if he ain't sylph-like in the water." "Come on now, I'1l give you a kick in a minute." "What do you want to know about it?" l84 william '.3lobn'iarson Muskegon, Michigan "Swede" "Bottles" "A lrusly man, wc!! versed in divers subjeclsf' Y ANONYMOUS Two Stripes: Masqueraders C4, 35 : Washington Seminary ldol Q3, 2, lj. Address on Graduation Leave: 80 Jefferson Street, Muskegon, Michigan. Object: To keep his beard below the surface ALK about getting a 3.95 on an exam. and the Swede is sure to go you one better with a 3.96. He is a natural savoir, complacent and energetic. He does not hide his talents under a bushel but freely enlightens all. Some day, glance at his Nav. P. Work Book and you will see a beautiful series of blue checks, UV. C-.'s" and "Ex- cellentsf' He does not have to smile at the prof. but is never Yvnwvv 'WT satisfied with less than a 3.6, and his work in the section roolm Ui--J-' ' merits every high mark he gets. One most admirable trait of Bottles is his habit of dragging queens. He believes in dragging the prettiest and the most stylish or else staying away from the hop. One time, not so long ago, his picture was misplaced in one of the girls' seminaries at " 'i ' Washington. Every girl there fell violently for him and one day Dummy had one of the crowd down for a hop. She said: "Oh, you know we've got apieture of the most handsome midshipman in the Brigade! Yes, he surely made a crush on us! Such beautiful eyes!" Dummy, a little fussed, asked: "Oh, who is he?" "Mr. Larson, l believe his name is," she sweetly chirps. "Oh hell! my roommate," Dummy chuckles. The following October Dummy sends an invitation to the series of winter hops to the young lady with Swede's card enclosed. The very next day Swede gets a highly perfumed letter expressing the following: "Dearest Mr. Larson, l am glad to say that l will come down to every hop with you." Swede as a retired member of the Whip: "Whoa, Fly! whoa!" And down the road goes Fly at 3 knots per standard compass. The vibrations are too much for the Swede, and up and clown he bobs like a rubber ball. But after it is all over, Swede smiles and everything is O. K. l85 Hobertmllan Tycr, 36 Auburn, New York -'Bow' "Ye oughl to be quiet and do nothing rashlyf' ACTS Bird C6th Co.D: Football Numerals: Good Fellowship. Address on Graduation Leave: 2 Sheridan St., Auburn, New York. Object: Never to get rattled V is so quiet that we have had hard work to make his acquaintance. , f----, But the intimate association in Bancroft l-lall is bound to show us something of a man's true character and those of us who know him best are glad that he was not able to always maintain his reserve. You never hear his voice raised in heated altercation, yet his opinions are always well worth expression. But although he is not benefited by his connection with the Blarney Stone, he is a great , lover of "Bull in the skag," and second class year he was induced by three smoking paps to walk out in town for a smoke. Now he is one of the first patrons of "Smoke Hall." l-le is always good-humored, and although he may not be ready with the "bon mot," he always has a smile for you that lets you know that his heart is in the right place. Tall, with dark curly hair and brown eyes, "Bob" certainly would cut a wide swath if he were a ladies' man. When a German comes around he will be with us as the "red mikesn always are with the girl from home, and then we will understand why he has deprived all the local belles of the pleasure of his acquaintance. Good luck to you, "Bob." We've all got a glad hand for you whenever we meet again. l86 william 5.13 opbam, lit. Montclair, New jersey "Pop" "Willie" "Jack" For me the sweep of the flowing deep, When the spindrUl whirls a-lee. Wilh a maiden sweet al the helm and sheet, And her headfor the open sea." -N. Y. HERALD I-linder C6th Cojg Tennis Team C4, 3, 2, ll: TNT: Captain KID: Doubles Championship C4, 31: Baseball Numerals: Basketball Numeralsg Radio Shark. Address on Graduation Leave: 62 W. 7Ist St., New York City. ' Object: To succeed "Agnes" as radio officer on the Admiral's staff BUNCH of fruit to the girls, an intricate piece of mechanism to the instructors and a veritable gem to his classmates! Nothing has been big enough for "Willie," "Jack Dalton," "Rodent" or f whatever you choose to call him, to take seriously, but there is something distingue about his nonchalant attitude that would have made even Algernon Chesterfield gasp a little and wonder if, after all, his ideals hadn't been a little low. "Weelee" Qthat's what the girls invariably call himj does well at the fussing game but to favor any one of them with more than an occasional hop would be inconsistent with his attitude. - - A Jack is the main-stay of the tennis team and ably represents the class in basketball and baseball. Tennis is where he shines with the greatest brilliancy. He made the team plebe year and was of course elected captain when first class year rolled around. "Pop" cloesn't bone much, but to hear him carefully explain a point to the prof you would think that he had written the text or a better one. The only trouble is that he invariably gums the game before the month is over by some such remark as-"Sir, are spectacles lenses, or mirrors?" Sometimes they put him on the tree, and at other times they reprove him with such a response as -"Bull Con, Mr. Popham, Bull Con!" Ever since one night youngster year when his room-mate was awakened by a shrill wail of "Full Speed Astern!" and looked over to see him madly working the supposed annunciator Qbed- postj, we have predicted great things for his career afloat. With New York as his home port he will be crowned with success. 'iPop's" goat is always ready for exercise, but the periods are brief and you can't make him rhino. Put him in the brig in irons one day and the next on the 'tree with a l.8, and he will still meet you with a smile. 3 Q ill'! L l87 - Treo 5lZartin'1Earle North Held, Vermont "Fritz" "Era aqucl hombre perfcclo y l1onrado,lemeroso dc Dios y aparlado del mal." - JOB Bird with Star and Numeralsg One Stripe: Basketball Numerals C3, 2, ID: Near Starz Martyr CZD: Reina Mercedes Address on Graduation Leave: 249 E. 235th St., New York City. Object: Practical things in life ' 'E came to us from that famous military school, Norwich Uni- versity, with a Grin determination to see military life as Uncle Sam offers it. Quiet and unassuming was our Hrst impression, but we soon found him aspirited classmate and a jovial comrade. Unlike most of us, Fritz has that remarkable power of concentration which enables him to learn rapidly and remem- ber infinitely. He is too modest to admit himself a savoir, but those who have sought his aid know well his keen, practical judgment to say nothing of his book knowledge. A deep thinker, a zealous reader, an enthusiastic musician and an excellent dancer make him a much to be cle- sired society man. But such accomplishments rest lightly on the head of our friend, Fritz, who knows no conceit. Though known to drag often, we believe him immune to the tender glances of the fair sex. Perhaps a girl back home is responsible for this apparent indifference. i Endowed with somewhat of a sensitive nature, he is, however, quick to forgive and for- get, and his frankness cannot help but incite one's admiration. Conscientious and thrifty in everything he does. Sensible and knowing in everything he says. Wise and dignified in every- thing he thinks! Picture an honest, sober, quiet man, smoking a ten-year-old briar pipe and reading a book with his knees crossed or playing a brilliant game of bridge, and you have Fred Martin Earle. ' l88 f53.ussell'1Elvin TU carry Concord, New Hampshire "Gump" "No one is so accurscd by fate, No one so utterly desolate But some heart, though unknown, Responds unto his own." --LONGFELLOW Bird with Two Stars and Numeralsg Choir C4, 3, ZH: Masqueraders C4, 3, 2, lj, Noise C4, 3, 2, lj: 4OQff,. Address on Graduation Leave: 23 Union Street, Concord, New Hampshire. Object: To surpass Sothern and Marlowe Q 'HIS promising young man came to us from the hills of old New Hampshire. When he hrst appeared among us, it would have been hard to find a more unsophisticated man, even among the callow plebes. He soon gained a reputation among his associates for his realistic presentation of "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde" and has shone in the ballet of the "lVlasqueraders" for three years. As he left the chorus behind him first class year, and became a star, destined to out- shine Venus, he is soon to publish his experiences, "Three Years a Chorus Girl." I-le has never been known to get "rhinog" in fact it is often necessary to suppress his exuberant joyousness. Not distinguished by athletics or class honors he has been one who by constant maintenance of good humor and conscientious loyalty to high ideals has contributed largely to the good will and honor of our class. Generous and sincere, he is valued as a friend by all who know him. Steady application has won for him a creditable standing in the class. His success in the service is assured by the same qualities which have made him successful here. He may not have the opportunity to enlighten japan or discover the North Pole, but we venture to predict that he will do his part to maintain the high standard of the service as he has that of I9l4. ' "l've fallen again, but say, she is a queen." l89 martin Griffin Boston, Massachusetts "Mugger" "Gul" "Martin" "Now I aren't no 'and with the ladies, For, takin' 'cm all along, You never can say till you've tried 'cm An' then you are like to be wrong." -KIPLING Bird: Vice-President of the "Whipg" Good- fellowshipg Gymnasium Team: Masqueraders Cll- Address on Graduation Leave: 58 Monument Ave., Charlestown, Mass. Object: To make joy and laughter king of all A5 it ever been your good fortune to have Gus in a crowd with l you? If it hasn't you have missed a whole big heap of fun. Lots of people don't know Gus, for he is unassuming and cloesn't push himself, but when he lets loose, he surely can keep a crowd in an uproar. Won fame second year with Roger Williams by means of a picture of Gaby, nearly lifesize, which adorns his locker, and behold, as Roger said, he is from the seat of Puritanism. I-le was always a leading spirit in the eighth company raids on poor "Dummy," and is the author of that eulogy to "Count" which will be found in the latter's write up. Read Gus's quotation and you'll see he has been somewhat of a Red Mike around here, but there is talk of a girl back home which has pretty substantial backing in the shape of two scented letters that arrive weekly. Gus is an old sea-dog, never traveling by rail if possible-not even from New York to Boston if the "Old Fall River Line" is running. Bet he knows more old 'Shanties' than any other rnan in the Academy. Ever hear him sing 'Blow the Men Down'? lt's rare. All this sounds as if Gus were what we fondly term Ha jolly good fellow"-and he is. But most of us are privileged to know a much more important side of him and to recognize its value. Have you ever seen him when he wasn't "there" with a strong hand for anything or anybody he can help? No, and you never will. We who have lived with each other constantly for four years have had a good opportunity to see the "ins and outs" of one another and I doubt if there is one of us who knows much about Gus's "outs." "W'hat l know about this fm- -We stuff." I9O Tfrancis Tlfenball O'55rien Washington, D. C. "O.B." "Frank" "Jack ll" "On with the dance, Lcljoy bc unrcfincrlf' mANON. Bird Uth Co.jg l-lop Committee Q3, 2, lj: Nlasqueraclers C4, 3, 2, U3 Manager of Mas- queraders UD: Lucky Bag Staff: Hostess Q2, lj: C-lass Cierman Committee. Address on Graduation Leave: L'l'l6tel Ritz, Paris, France. , Object: A circle of friends 1 'E.LLO, Fat! Good Lord, man, douse that cap! A smile, a chuckle, a laugh, and this is Obie. Now, all you people gather around me and listen. l have a word or two to tell you about one of the best there is. One morning in July, l9l0, l saw a black-eyed, good- looking boy walking down the corridor with Shorty. Someone said this was O'Brieng ever since he has been Obie. Well, this boy grew in strength, popularity and common sense into a man. He was hailed plebe year as a wonderfully graceful dancer. l'le took up the matter of Masqueraders and was the real Queen of june Week. Each succeeding year he has developed more and more as an artistic dancer and actress until now it seems that i without Obie there can be no Hundredth Night or June Week show. Not only is this bunch of black eyes and smiles an authority on how a woman should dress, but also a prodigy in speaking French. Not as a direct result, however, because it would have happened anyhow, he was the nation's first choice for the Hop Committee Youngster year. l'le deserved anything in the power of our Class to give him, and he got what he wanted. Cheerful and happy at all times is Frank. l-le makes you feel the same way. His real care in this world is friends. He loves his friends with all his heart, he shares their troubles and pleasures, and for them he will do anything honorable that will make them happy. Now just what would the old ship Bancroft be without Frank's receptions, parties and dramas? A dreary place, yes! What would the North.D's dance have been without Frank's artistic touch? Not much, no! This man knows the value of a friend and one other thing few people know, that is, how to judge one. Rivers may come and rivers may go fand we will probably cross them alll, Obie, but you must go on forever, uncrossed, with your contagious smile, your good word and 3 -5 your sound judgment. "Well, it's considered- W-A U "You are invitedi- I9I Uiubolpb Trunk Titans Hartington, Nebraska "Deke" "Deacon" "I would the gods had made thee poetical." -SHAKESPEARE Bird Clst Co.jg N fencing: Academy cham- pionship fencing QZDQ Captain fencing team CID: Bird and Vega. Address on Graduation Leave: Hartington, Nebraska. Object: Every man a human pin cushion KE claim Deke as a brand from the burning. When Hrst we knew him he was deeply involved with the ultimate triumph of ethereal mind over commonplace matter. Ofttimes the consideration of this puzzling question so weighed upon him that he forgot his ambition for a naval career and longed for the quiet life of research in a secluded laboratory, or the pastoral existence of a poet under the spreading leaves of sage brush on the banks of Bow Creek, where he spent his early days. But we have gradually turned him from the pursuit of the mysterious in life, and brought him to a reconciliation with the continual round of pleasure, until now he is one of the happiest among us and a large contributor to the good humor of everyone he meets. He has his own warmihandclasp, his own peculiar wit, and his originality is refresh- ing. His persistence in enveloping a perfectly good recitation in the disguise of a rambling dissertation on most anything has often resulted in low marks and all but caused his downfall in electricity during second class year. Was never known to woo my lady Nicotine to any extent, but he does not hesitate to burn a skag on a fitting occasion, and way back home, he excites the envy of the natives with his cosmo- politan manner of allowing the little white cylinder to droop from the off corner of his mouth. I-Ie has also blossomed into a fusser of no mean note. He is quick as a cat, and way back in candidate days acquired the ambition to be a swords- man. Although he was not particularly successful at the start, he stuck to the game, and after winning distinction with the broadsworcl, took up fencing in earnest. N After three years, he is captain of the team and our strongest hope in the inter-collegiate finals. l92 'L' . 'ilfbwin Obomas Short Benicia, California "Shortie" "The hairs on thy head arc numbered." -ANONYMOUS Bird and Aldebarang Football Numeralsg Track Numeralsg Secretary of Class: Mas- queraders CID. Address on Graduation Leave: Benicia, Cali- fornia. I Object: Starting a ruf-house , 7 O, Diomed, well met! You are well met indeed when you meet Shortie, for there isn't a better man in the class. Always ready for fun but when it comes to things which count for success in life, Shortie tackles .them in a quiet, unassuming '- Q manner and masters them. Indeed he is even more serious than people give him credit for being. No he is not a Crand- father as you might suppose from looking at his hair. He has tried all remedies to save it, but the waves are receding and the beach appearing. We can't help but lay the blame for this to Deacon who expounds Darwin, Spencer, and-- to poor Shortie by the hour. He has survived Deacon's line and deserves great credit for this if for nothing else. Shortie is certainly good with the B'-essing. T'ain't no better in the class at this art. Sure has some marvelous talks about Hawaii. Speaking about Hawaii, have you ever doped out where Shortie comes from? One minute he mentions Astoria as home, the next minute Hawaiig the next minute Portland: and now Benicia. As near as we can figure out he comes from the west coast. Shortie has been a good man in class athletics and a good man on the Academy track team. First class year he adorned the ranks of the 'Masqueradersf Much persuasion was used to make him a fair chorine in 'Pinaforef but he refused to be the end girl and remained a sailor. ln reality he is the proverbial sailor with a girl in every port. Ask him about his Irish friend. ln one respect, however, he differs from the sailor in that he has remained true blue to the girl back home. " Hello, Boy!" Cpronounced boy-aj " Yea! ls that right?" I93 Gbarlcslillon macgowan Portland, Maine "Shorty" "Mac" "A littlc one shall become a thousand, and a small one a great nation." -lSAlAl'i I-linder 18th Co.Dg Crew Squad C4, 3, 2, lj: Masqueraders CZ, U3 Stage Manager CID: Late Lights Q4, 3, 21. Address on Graduation Leave: I76 Eastern Promenade, Portland, Maine. Object: To get there no matter how much midnight oil INUTE Shorty has always lived on the coast and had been to sea on a six-master before most of us had learned how to row. This experience, to say nothing ofa first class cruise on the lllinois, makes him as sea-going as that memorable character of plebe days who had been to sea "all of his bloody life." I-le started in at our first June Ball and has been dragging ever since. Fussing and going on liberty are his long suites. l-lis name is always on the first liberty list, whether it is Crabtown or Paris. Mac invariably enjoys him- self. The Sunday papers back home devote columns annually to tracing his glorious career and always state with pride that he was started on the road to military fame by four years in the High School.Cadet Corps. This quiet little Scotchman does a lot of good hard work in spite of his fondness for hops and liberty. It took a long string of five a. m. study periods to pull him off the shoals of Cal- culus, but since then he has had little trouble keeping in the channel. Mac is conscientious in everything, a friend that sticks, one who gets into no trouble him- self, but is always ready to help a class-mate who is out of luck. We tried our hardest to rake up some dark chapter in his life to put into print, but it's no use. May he finish as well as he has begun! I94 'franklin George 'jlercival Des Moines, Iowa "Pere" "Good Looking" "How speeds lhy wooing? ls the maiden cog?" -LONGFELLOW Bird and Star with Numeralsg Monocular Q3, ZDQ Pink N CZDQ Red Mike UD. Address on Graduation Leave: l600 East Ninth St., Des Moines, Iowa. Object: A good word for you HY here is a most quiet man fexcept when with the girls. Fussing is his favorite sport outside the academy, and should the pink "N" ever be awarded, Pere certainly will be the one to receive it. He is an exceptionally good looking chap, and has a brace that gives him the appearance of a prize-winning pouter pigeon at a poultry exhibition. Combine these two attributes with his exquisite flow of words and you have a most formidable opponent in the fussing game. He is an admirer of the city of Boston, and willingly took 25 D's in order that he might stay just a few hours longer with a fair acquaintance there. Pere had his heart stolen from him during second class year by a pretty little Baltimorean, but he has never once reported its loss, and we are sure he is satisfied that the theft was committed. He is an excellent sailor, having come in second in two races, thereby winning two of Colonel Thompson's monoculars. His academic career has been successful. Though not "star- ring" he has always been able to keep well above a 3.0. He is the Lord Chesterheld of the class, and while his goat is easily brought out, the little Angora can travel for quite a distance before Pere gets hot enough to fight. He doesn't use tobacco, and has a very mild vocabulary. He enjoyed the Marine and Field club, however, when in New York, and it wasn't the sports or the girls that he liked best either. He is a true friend, ready and willing to help you when you get into trouble, and has a good influence upon all with whom he comes in contact. I95 Tibelorimier ffllorlimer Sleece St. Paul, Minnesota "Stooce" "He shall rule them with a rod of iron." -REVELATION Hinder -C6th Co.jg Lacrosse Numeralsg Plebe Adviser C3, 2, ID. . Address on Graduation Leave: 464 Fairview Avenue, St. Paul, Minnesota. Object: To bring up plebes in the fear and admonition of Stooce EAR-CAT Stooce believes that all means are fair in love and war, and that life here being hell must be war. Therefore, one is at liberty to resort to any means to keep sat. The only time Stooce was ever known to do any consistent fussing was when he couldn't see a five after his two and the object of his attentions brought forth pointed hints regarding the reasons therefor. Old Steece kept his face shut and went along his own way, but he pulled sat. and knocked off fussing almost simultaneously. 5 About him, it may be said, there is no one like him: his ways of amusement are entirely original. His room has been a Mecca for plebes ever since he emerged from that condition himself. And sad Cfor themj to say, they departed sadder and wiser men. On the cruise, he does his duty as he sees it: stands all his watches, takes all his boat trips, and never grumbles. He is inclined to favor a minimum amount of work combined with a maximum amount of "caulking-off" and amusement. He acted as stage manager for the famous drama "Rudack y Bulackf' Another characteristic is his readiness to start an argument, and then chip in with some sage remark. Doping out watch bills is one of his heavy stunts. He lives by his wits, which are made pretty sharp by his constant proximity to the ragged edge. He is an excellent shipmate, always ready to do his share and then go ashore for a good time. That's his idea of things as they ought to be. "Officer-of-the-Deck wants six boat officers." "What you want is a scheme." I96 Tonalb Taircbilb Washburn New York, New York "Prof" "Washy" "Yet cvcn in his fancy reigned supreme The ideal woman of the young man's dream." A- -LONGFELLOW Bird C6th Co.jg MasqueraclersC2, ll: Choir CID: Othello QZJ. Address on Graduation Leave: 71 West 124th Street, New York City. Object: Let's catch one UT out the light and then put out the light. As Othello in Frank O'Brien's characterization of Shakespearean dramas, this article met with vociferous acclamation. Moors and Romans, Mohammedans and Christians! But softly then, please, a note here and a note there. Now the chord! Musician and peacemaker, hear me while l speak. My topic statement is El Profesor. How this creature got that name l don't know. "My brother may be sarcastic but he's just and will give you a square deal." These l square deals are posted on the Class Bulletin boards. On the contrary notwithstanding with all irrelevant remarks thereunto belonging, this man Washburn is a fine fellow. He can be made to eat out of your hand and he just loves to dance. Oh, play Peg O' My Heart again. just one more encore. She's a queen and l'm going to ask her down to the next hop. But talk about grafting, this human, yes, l think he's one all right, is a grafter. He coals ship all day in white gloves and is the first one to leave that night to attend the soiree at the Chamberlain. Oh no, he doesn't smoke. He consumes. "Say, Bill, how is it to pay me back those cigarettes that you borrowed from me last week?" Washy, yes, I like him. You are very pleasant. Your nature is congenial. Your smile is gracious. You are kind to your brother. But you cannot be serious at present. So take the Count's advice: "lf you love the girl, marry her." I97 Ebomas Tlcwcome Vinson Los Angeles, California "Tommy" "Swede" "ElSueco" "1'vc taken my fun where 1've found it: 1've rogued an' I've ranged in my lime: 1've 'ad my pickin' 0' swcei'earls, An' four o' the lot was prime." , -KIPLING Two Stripes: Baseball C4, 3, 2, lj: N C4, 3, Zjg Football Numerals QD, Marksmanship Nledalg Class Pin Committee: Class Crest Committee: Class Ring Committee: Class Paper Committee: Football Squad CID: Lucky Bag Staff. Address on Graduation Leave: 300 W. IO9th St., New York City. Object: To win this year from West Point 'EADER, pause a moment and wonder. We here present our class Apollo. He is the best looking man we can muster, that is, without an artificial face. The newly appointed guides at the main gate have orders to point him out to the astonished hordes of visitors who throng our campus. Aside from his beauty, which he can't help, he is quite a personage. His versatility renders him an ideal companion. He can do the following things in rapid succession without batting an eyelash: I. Enter the Navy. 2. Slam a Math P. Work. 3. Pitch a sterling game against West Point. 4. Become a fusser-Brief interval--5. Become a red-mike. 6. Exist three whole months in a trimming tank. 7. Lead the hustlers through a strenuous season. 8. Hold down two well deserved stripes. 9. Graduate. IO. Cl'-iorecastj Become a successful family man. Steady as a rock and cool as a cucumber he leaves nothing to be desired in studied serenity. His adventures on first class cruise are of historical interest. He and Souse joined the Arkansas baseball squad, largely for the extra grub thereby procured. So beneficial was this additional sustenance that an Arkansas game without four or five clean hits and a couple of homers apiece was quite a failure. Swede lives in New York, which proved to be his salvation. The rest of the bunch spent meal times in Mr. Child's Cabaret, while Swede enjoyed the comforts of home, the advantage of this arrangement being evident. The Swede is an artist at soul. He delights in stretching lazily in some convenient corner and whistling selections from Chopin, Mozart, etc. ltjust occurs to us, perhaps that is why the ring came back. Before we leave this interesting topic we must make it clear that Blondy Mabel is a calm, unrufiled person of varied ability and of lovable qualities, but what can a man do with this hanging over him-one night he was seized and hugged in public and implored in a loud voice "Kiss me, kid, nothing makes me sick!" l98 D'ZZalcolm'iee Worrell Dublin, Virginia "Doggie" "Hero" "Presence of mind and courage in dislress Are more lhan armies lo procure success." --DRYDEN Hinder C2nd Co.jg Engine Room Hero and Secnav's Recommendation C253 Varsity Base- ball Squad C4, 3, ZH, Baseball Numeralsg Founder Reina Mercedes Squad. Address on Graduation Leave: Dublin, Va. Object: To be a hero OLY terror, Doggie, the human bow-wow. Woof, woof! hear him bark! Captured in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia after a desperate struggle, he was brought to the Naval Academy in the early summer of I9l0. Since then he has become almost entirely domesticated and is safely allowed at large. But,seriously, Malcolm is a true. true credit to the class. A man with a ready wit he speaks his mind freely. But behind his sharp tongue he hasawarm heart and a good word for everybody. Lucky is the man who can call Worrell friend. An unfortunate hazing pap second class year gave him the honor of Charter Member of the Reina Mercedes Squad. But this did not disturb his ever-ready smile, or ruffle his heart of cheer. 'During second class cruise he distinguished himself by stand- ing by the "Mississippi's" throttle in time of accident whence all but he had ingloriously fied. By his presence of mindi in emergency he saved the ship what might have been a serious acci- dent. For this action he received a commendatory letter from the Secretary of the Navy. And We're proud of it! A toast to Doggie! Long may he prosper and continue to stand by his ship, actual or figurative, in the hour of need. Here's to a long and merry life for one of the very best! "l don't run to formation-I walk." I99 '1E6war6'1Ellsberg Denver, Colorado "Ella" "Those same stars twinkle ovcr other fields than these." -THOREAU One stripe: Star Q4, 3, 2, lj: Fencing Numerals: Championship Duelling Swords: Bronze Medal for Foilsg Admiral Trenchard Section Medal C4, 25. Address on Graduation Leave: 2524 Arapahoe St., Denver, Colo. A Object: A 4.0 VEN as a child Ellsberg was known far and wide to possess a master mind, a boundless memory. Like Macaulay he would read page after page and remember it word for word. His memory is not only boundless but elastic. Each day brings home more dope whereby it is stretched and stretched and stretched. Notes on Boilers, Criticisms of Poe, Methods of Curve Tracing and Las Golondrinas are all the same to him. He can memorize one as well as the other, and seems to have no preference as to what it is, for in each case his memory does the work. But perhaps the English Department thinks that he has a preference and that it is in their direction, for he has taken two out of the three gold medals offered in the essay line. He writes grammatically, smoothly and to the point. His wonderful memory serves him in good stead here, for he is able to draw from an inexhaustible store without exertion and flood every corner with apt quotations, smart comparisons and numerous illustrations. He has a great memory and a great power of drawing from it. He has worked hard on the fencing squad. Plebe year he made his gray numeralsg and later after the new order was published, he made his yellow numerals. He is a good, hard worker for the fencing team as well as a maker of 4.0's. 200 lim Sa f if a A1 EMC" L fe- ff., - A of ra! - 'ia X . A , g - , , E . , " The melancholy days are come, the saddest of the year."-Bryanl. " Then they rode back-but not. Not the Six Hundred."-Tennyson. " Who might have heen - - oh, what I dare not Ihinlcl We all are changed. God iuclnes for us bent."-Bulnvcr-Lvllun. Our Sbipmates APPLETON, DANIEL SIDNEY ' App" Georgia ARNOLD. MARSHALL BRITT Marshall" Missouri BECKETT, LEIGI-ITON DWELLE Leighton" Iowa BLANKENSHIP, GEORGE HOLLENBECK Stonefaceu Georgia BLEAKLY, FLETCHER STANLEY "Phoebe" New jersey BRAND, ALBERT ARNOLD. JR. Tubbyu Indiana BROWNE, LOUIS EDGAR "B. S." Connecticut BURNETT, HENRY POYNTER "Bobby" Kentucky CENTER, EDMUND ALAN Robert" Hawaii CHAMBERS, IRVING REYNOLDS Simp" New York COHEN, MILTON BRONNER M. B." Georgia COLLINS, COLIN Colly" Louisiana CROWLEY, RODNEY EDWARD "Crab" Iowa DAVIDSON, DONALD WILLIAM Dave" Illinois DAVIS, JOHN TRACY T." "Tracy" Missouri DICKENS, RANDOLPH Dick" Missouri flf .5 201 ff? S ---f-4 :I announce the lnirvfzh of cl 5.0.5 so Q1 X , l 5 7 I-X 1 x I A v Qn.Qc.t,S3i2L? Q 4 t J ,,, fit .L f I, . 1. lfmghfiliw, , I J ENGLE, ARTHUR DELAP Arthur" Ohio ESDEN, HERBERT GRAY Herby" Iowa FOREMAN, FRANK GRIFFIN Franlcy" Kentucky GOTTSCHALK, HENRY WILLIAM Bill" Wisconsin HACTOR, WILLIAM SANDWOOD Bill" Missouri HACAN, FRANCIS JOSEPH Joe" New Jersey HALL, FARRAGUT FERRY Farragut" Kentucky HARMAN, JOHN TUCKER, JR. Johnf' Virginia HAWLEY, AUSTIN HELTON "Austin" Alabama HECK, HENRY FREDERICK Bully" Missouri HENDERSON, ARTHUR HENRY Hendy" Michigan HOOPS, LYMAN BLAIR "Wop" Connecticut HUFFMAN, ZINA BLAINE Zina" Illinois IVEY, JULIAN DORSEY Julian" Georgia JENKINSON, JOSEPH JAMES Jenk" Indiana KELLER, CHARLES LOUIS Como" Ohio 202 KING, CHARLES ALFRED ELY "Chuck" New York KIRTLAND, SIDNEY WILLIAMSON "Sidney" Florida LANDIS, ARTHUR "Arthur" North Carolina LOVELESS, BURR FLETCHER "Burr" Indiana LUBY, THOMAS MILLEN "Tom" New Jersey LYNOTT, GEORGE HERRING "George" Missouri MCICUTCHEN, LEE ROY "Mac" Tennessee MEREDITH, HARRY REID "Dick" Texas MILBOURNE, LODOWIC JAMES "Lodowic" West Virginia MYERS, WILLIAM HUGUS "Pinky" Pennsylvania NORMENT, FRANK EUGENE "Frank" South Carolina OULTON, GEORGE "George" California PEARSON, DRURY BUCKLEY "Drury" Texas RABE, WILLIAM HENRY "Hungry" Ohio RALLS, OSCAR BLOUNT, JR. "Rooster Bill Alabama REYNOLDS, BAINBRIDGE "Shorty" New York RICHARDS, FREDERICK GORE "Dick" Maine RING, MORTON LOOMIS - "Blanche" New York ROBEN, DOUGLAS BENNETT "Bob" Michigan ROBERTS, SEACORD "Seac" Illinois ROSE, JOHN KADER, JR. "Jack" Texas RUSSELL, ROY WILLIAM "Roy" North Dakota SEARIGHT, HAMILTON FOLTS "Pat" Texas SWANTON, HOBART POND "Babe" New York TETER, JOSEPH JESSE "Joe" West Virginia THOMAS, ARMIT CHESTER "Red" Pennsylvania TILLERY, LUTHER JARVIS "Jarvis" North Carolina TOLMAN, CHESTER ANDERSON "Bugs" Alaska TRIPPE, GRAHAM "Dick" Pennsylvania TURNAGE. ALLEN HAL "Hal" North Carolina WILMARTH, JOHN BESTER "John" South Dakota WOLF, ARNOLD JOSEPH "Mose" New Jersey WOLF, JAMES MILO "Jim" Kansas YOUNG, GROVER CLEVELAND "Cy" South Dakota ZESBAUGH, PAUL LEO "Zibo" Minnesota fN iasf rv 1 , I 1 N 2.13 in fri fi mil TNT- X 54 r.,..,N.A 1 Q35 ir lm' ' A i f . ,wi Li ,lq.u.-sf-. f " '5'--'fiiffli-J'--.' "V 1 , 'X:'if'.,v ,AIQVQIQ dyllrlli lm' 4" H. iggljwfg if Mx M, Pl s I i xg, - ,V L i -N714 ,31- ilglflfii' ..,ffl?fl55?7f'b1:'f94ialf I , 4 .tB,.is,H.v +.f!y.E'4.:,,4,,e,1-4 Milf' . ,li .. . - ,4 EW midshipmen have experienced the form of unrest caused by the desire to go"back to duty" for the simple reason that the excellent physical condition prevalent among the members of the Brigade enables all but a very few to withstand the numerous knocks and bangs of an Academic year. The luckless ones that do fall out for repairs so extensive as to require months for completion are sure to feel this unseasonable desire to get back in the whirl-for such the life seems to a casual 7 - observer. Let there be a delay and they are chafed and become impatient for the day to arrive when they may return to duty and share with their friends the familiar ups and downs that make the life worth while. ln the case of these unfortunates impatience is the vital factor, for it is only after the accompanying feelings of unrest and fretfulness assert themselves that the desire to go back to duty is strongest. Those disqualified on account of more serious physical defects experience much the same feeling. The cases referred to now are of such a nature as to make a return to duty at any date most improbable. The patient realizes how very small his chances are, yet the blind hope that his case will be the exception is ever present in his mind. Certainly the attachment felt for his class and for the life must be strong to enable him to cherish thru month after month a hope so forlorn as to be almost an idle fancy. One would think that after so many months of shattered expecta- tions and frequent disappointments the patient would realize the futility of further considering a return. yet in many cases the bottom drops out only upon the reception of the ever fatal "request." Those skeptical ones whose experiences with the Doctors extend over a couple of week- end visits to sick quarters doubtlesscannot imagine themselves wanting to return to duty before being compelled to do so-to them we say, "Be careful, your turn may be next." Eclilor'n Note: Thin piece was personally wrillen by H Munch" al Lal Animas when he had hardly slrenglh enough lo hold a pen- a few weeks before he died. 205 THE WHITE' HUUSE' lllm QE AS 4.-:ug Q , ' M' """L-al Yx A A T I .,,. .A . 1 ' Egfhff. ' " -ar- l . -4254 L- 1 -, "sq, - . . . ' lla." - 'H 5. u-45 .-of . V , .,: :L ' C ' ' IRI N GJ? R EST 'E - 'I'--,, , 'l t Y-, 'Aakqllllllllll llurfnulnnlluuus v. z A J 'l b' ' H I ll 'l I l I T f I l u an I Q.. I v K 1 'l T h l9l4's Cruises on the Reina Ullercebes Angel, C. F. CNMD Arnold, C. CN"'D Baker, W. D. CND Bower, T. T. CND Cary, R. W., Jr. CN"'D Cunneen, F. CNWD " That fatal, that perfldious bark, Built i' the eclipse, and rigged with curses dark."'-MlIlon'.1 Lycldas. " Seventy-five demerits and thirty days" or ordered to sen. I5 d Black N: 30 day:-Black N 'l': 60 days-Black NM' PK Doyle, T. CN D Earle, F. M. CND Gilchrist, K. P. CN"tD I-larrill, W. K. CN:"D Leonard, H. R. CNt"D Pennoyer, R. G. CND Popham, W. S. CN"'D Redman, J. R. CNXD Wilson, G. B. CND Worrell, M. L. CCharter MemberD Wearers of the Black N and Black N stars 206 Z IA 5112 0 X,,,,,lX-J? QD Q I X Em in .N kj px NH? of M 2 ' T E If Q '-77'-S . G Ultuggg rm 7 L pg if 511 NGK, w X 1 I Q 0 '5 7-15 1 TW? '3 T15 11 TV? "i T"'i "5 TW? 'Pj 'f ..nnQu--anthem b v--v , .4 ,W 2352? , - - tjwfa L ..., ,,: AL.. ' - - , . i ,H ,X ,... . p- v- uv- v- in v-Q u- A I- 77 . ...-. ,Q -4 3... - ' - -1 ,,.. - V . -un uur-- -I 4 -1 iw- -ui - -1 9,-v - uv 1 uw-z'.if - f ' -w 'QS F' rv' f'Y"' r-- f-Wgi . f?'Q ,-. v1"v I' 91"-v f. A 3341. 34 ' -v -iid 1g-o'9-v9-1!'rAf-l'I'- J if f"" .Z- :ff--' -GEM -Q!----I3 --Ei' 4-415- . ' R - -ff' N- K QM.. .......,w N., . 'Pl I i 4 ii'E.iQ"-"'i., f r - , 'gnu-,K 4 - lf Xl clfi ,, Y r I if fa ' .Ai'bS l5 :', s ' N Q Vi 'I 'i -- 9 , . W -flaw. Adams, R. R. Class of 1915 President LOUIS REMSEN deROODE Secretary FREDERIC PAUL CULBERT Athletic Representative DAVID MCLERNON COLLINS Hop Committee RICHARD RANNEY ADAMS ALEXANDER GILCHRIST HATCH MERIAN COLDWELL COOPER Lucky Bag HENRY OLIVER TOVEY, Edllor. LYNDE DUPUY McCORMlCK, Business Manager. Washington, D. C. Alexander, W. D. Cheyenne, Wyo. Armstrong, D. W. Hampton, Va. Armstrong, L. V. Memphis, Tenn. Arnold, M. B. Baker, R. N. S. Barnett, A. Bates. J. P., Jr. Bates, R. W. Blair, R. H. Bodfish, H. Bowman, W. H. Breed, E. Brown, P. Brown, T. C. Burhen, R. Burnett, H. P. Burstan, R. M. Burwell, R. O. B Calvert, N. C. Campman, H. Chadwick, J. H Chambers, I. R. Columbia, Mo. Washington, D. C. Urbana, Ohio Philadelphia, Pa. Alameda, Cal. Milwaukee, Wis. Vineyard Haven, Mass. Sumter, S. C. Germantown, Pa. Elgin. lll. Jamestown, R. I. Cincinnati, Ohio Shelbyville, Ky. Middletown, Del. Warrenton. N. C. Raleigh, N. C. Houston, Tex. Bridgewater, Mass. Washington, D. C. Chandler, T. E. Chenoweth, H. H. Childs, E. W. F. Chippendale, B. W. Christie, R. W. Clark, C. CH Clark, H. S., Jr. Clark, R. W. Clark, S. B. Clarke, H. D. Collins, D. M. Confer, W. J. Cooper, M. C. Culbert, F. P. Dalton, D. M, Darrow, R. T. Davis, A. C. Davis, J. T. Deets, S. R. Delpino, J. C. del Valle, P. A. de Roode, L. R. Dobyns, G. B. Washington, D. C. Altoona, Pa. Lewistown, Pa. North Adams. Mass. Wakefield, Mass. Oakland, Cal. New York, N. Y. Amsterdam, N. Y. Chicago, Ill. Eagle Grove, Iowa Boston, Mass. Hamilton, Ohio Jacksonville, Fla. East Orange, N. Lemars, Iowa New London, Conn. Lincoln, Neb Waverly, Mo. Clarksburg, Md. Philadelphia, Pa. San Turze, Porto Rico New York, N. Y. Washington, D. C. Dollarhide, E.. S. Dupre, D. D. Easton, C. H. Eldredge, H. G. Farnsworth, J. S. Farrar, R. M. Field, M., Jr. Fisher, H. A. Flynn, C. W. Fortson, R. M. French, F. G. Friend, T. H. H. Gamble, M. G., Jr. Clann, A. E. Clennon, P. T. Clover, R. O. Godfrey, V. H. Graf, H. W. Graham, I. M.- Cranat, W. Grimm, H. F., Jr. Grove, G. W. Hactor, W. S. Harrison, H. H. Hatch, A. C. Hazlett, E. E., J Henning, F.. R. Hicks, W. A. Hill, G, C. Hoops, L. B. Horn, R. de S. Hough, E. B. Howard, A. F. Hunter. H. O'D. Huntoon. F. C. s Fitz, fig.. is fi' 3,'ff,o,+ .4 "tl: - vi, .. - 3'Cj:l, f ' 115.5 ' P i' frrg.,...jj:'. 5 Swift , . h, Tx ,g. I ' . , . 5 - ... ,inf F. A. . l-' I-.Y I :Z ' . Foreman, Ark. Center, Tex. Ann Arbor, Mich. Memphis, Tenn. Cincinnati, Ohio Washington, D. C. San Juan, Porto Rico , Salisbury, N. C. Somerville, N. Atlanta. Ga. Toledo. Ohio Morgantown, W. Va. Louisville, Ga. Cortland, N. Y. Brooklyn, N. Y. Atlanta, Ga. Fitchburg, Mass. Des Moines, lowa Honolulu, H. I. San Francisco. Cal. Brooklyn, N. Y. Woodbury, N. J. Washington, D. C. Chicago. lll. San Francisco, Cal. Abilene, Kan. Washington, D. C. Dadeville, Ala. Washington, D. C. Middletown, Conn. Boston, Ca. Wellsburg, W, Va. Comiskey, Kan. Savannah, C-a. Rock Island, Ill. Hutchinson, M. W., Jr. Havre, Mont. Isaacs, E. V. M. Jenkins, S. P. Jondreau, R. Kell, C. O. Kiely, R. King, A. E., Jr. Kinne, M. T. Kirby, L., Jr. Kneip, B. Kriner. Cn. C. Kyle, R., Jr. Laferty, P. G. Lamont, G. P. Landis, A. Lein, C. L. Leonard. N. J. Lewis, C. E.. Lewis, M. Chicago, Ill. Webb City, Mo. Ft. Dodge, Iowa Nome, Alaska New York, N. Y. Roanoke, Va. Cloversville, N. Y. North Hackensack, N. J. St. Peter, Minn. Mt. Carmel, Pa. Lynchburg, Va. Cleveland, Ohio Pasadena, Cal. Oxford, N. C. Fergus Falls, Minn. Ft. Wayne, lnd. Lamira, Ohio Dallas, Tex. Lcwis, L. S. Libenow, F. K. Lonergan, S. Lorenz, W. J. Low, F. S. Lusk, C. McCaffrey, F. A. McCoach, E.. S. McCormick, L. McCrea. J. L. Maher, J. E.. Maher, S. A. Mahoney, J. J. Mail, F. M., Jr Manly, MCC. Marshall, P. Matteson, S. H. Meyers, H. M. Miller, M. C. Minnis, J. A. Mitchell, R. J. Moore, L. R. Morgan, P. C. D. Auburn, N. Y. Spokane, Wash. Broken Bow, Neb. Tremont, Pa. West Newton, Mass. Reno, Nev. Peru, lnd. Philadelphia, Pa. Berryville, Va. Marlette, Mich. Scranton, Pa. Norwalk, Conn. Worchester, Mass. Vincennes, Ind. Columbus, Ohio New York, N. Y. Appleton, Minn. Millhall, Pa. San Diego. Cal. Montgomery, Ala. New Britain, Conn. Allerton, Ill. New London, Conn. Nelson, R. M., Jr. Peekskill, N. Y. Nelson, W. Minneapolis, Minn. Nimitz, Otto Kerrville, Tex. Nunnally, W. J., Jr. Atlanta. Ga. O'Neill, O. E. New London, Conn. Osborn, C. F. St. Joseph, Mo. Overesch, H. E. LaFayette, lnd. Paddock, H. E. Charlevoix, Mich. Parkinson, R. M. Boise, Idaho Partello, M. C. Plattsburg, N. Y. Peck, De Witt Clayton, N. Y. Pennoyer, F. W., Jr. East Orange, N. Perry, B. F. Jefferson, Ohio Peyton, T. Ci. Charlestown, W. Va. Pigman, N. M. Concordia, Kan. Pike, W. H. A.. Jr. Reno, Nev. Portz, W. P. Newcomerstown, Ohio Powers, M. W. Rochester, N. Y. Preas, R. A. Johnson City, Tenn. Preston, K. Washington, D. C. Quynn, A. G. Frederick, Md. Ray, S. Chicago, lll. Rhea, P. M. Fayetteville, Ark. Richards, F. C. Newcastle, Me. Richardson, C. C. Waterbury, Conn. Ring, M. L. Ritchie, O. H. Rockwell, H. Rockwell, S. G. Royal, F. B. Schlossbach, I. Quincy, Mass. Salt Lake City, Utah Wellsville, N. Y. Cleveland, Ohio Montclair, N. Asbury Park, N. Scott, L. B. Shelley, T. Shoemaker. J. M. Shofner, W. J. Shumaker, S. R. Small, J. D. Smith, A. E.. Smith, F. B. Snelling, W. M. Sperry, M. L., Jr. Sprague, J. H. Spriggs, M. H. Stedman, L. L. Stephan, A. R. Struble. A. D. Thomas, A. C. Thomas, W. D. Tisdale, R. D. .1 x 1 ' 3 .N .NQL ... ..v Johnston. S. C Washington, D. C Helena. Mont Sonoma. Cal Indiana, Pa. Little Rock, Ark Detroit, Mich Muskogee, Okla Athens, Ga. Waterbury, Conn Owosso, Mich Paulding, Ohio Seattle, Wash Washington, D. C. Portland, Ore. Scranton, Pa Nashville, Tenn Annapolis, Md. Q Tovey, H. O. Umstead, S. Vickery, H. L. Vickrey, C. C. Wagner, F. D. Walker, M. J. Watson, D. C. Wedderburn, C. F. Wiley, H. V. Winslow, W. Withers, N. Wood, G. H. Wood, L. Wotherspoon, A. S. Wright. R. R. Wurtele. A. R. Wynne, W. M. A. Watseka. lll. Wilkes-Barre, Pa. Cleveland, Ohio Lawrence, Kan. Pottstown, Pa. lowa City, Iowa Breckenridge, Mich. Chevy Chase, Md.. Green City, Mo Saco. Me. Washington. D. C. New York, N. Y. Birmingham, Ala. Jamestown, R. l. Fairbury. Neb. Minneapolis, Minn. New York, N. Y. wi .4 llllllf lim gf.: Wm Milli ,.. -Wxg 1' ' if" -' ' ..- Lmifiig--'F Ffvcwellgdfbg Elma fad. pq. 9 4'4- 4H1 a , , I0-u7!a7 gm J Zmf'-1 4d'5 J '1 7: Ar Il- il f " ' ., I vp. ,gh .. Y Taba Tffcro as a mibsbipman 'ARLY in the summer of l9l l, when the jelly-fish were beginning to swarm in the Severn, various earnest youths from the far-Hung cities and hamlets of our nation threaded their way through the quaint streets of that quaint old city,-yes, Annapolis. With inflated chests and with heads hitched to stars, these well- .deserving young men buoyantly marched to the stronghold of Fidelity and Obedience, where, in exchange for their liberty, pursuit of happi- ness and 328064, they received eight natty canvas suits. two neckties and "A Message to Garcia." With this generous equipment, they set to carving for themselves tablets of bronze to repose in the halls dedicated to the nation's naval heroes. The strivings of this devoted band for the following twelve months, the period known l geologically as "plebe year," were obscure and often ill directed. The task of chewing chalk for a 2.5 discouraged their efforts in bronze. Even youngster cruise and life on the heaving deep inspired naught save seasickness. An ephemeral leave was followed by an eon of Calc, a drear, groping struggle with long, phantasmagoric equations. The survivors of the stricken held embarkediwith twelve pounds of Steam books, bound on the happiest journey yet, the fleet cruise. ln addition to enjoyment derived, the note books of this cruise supplement wonder- fully the course in Steam: consult "Walker on Naval Engineering." But the cruise, even leave, was only a fitting prelude to the Supper at the Hotel Raleigh, where La Seiorita Reina Mercedes made her d6but as the Class Girl. While grieved by the absence of the Chairman, all were cheered and stimulated by Grove's deep-seeing speech and by other spark- ling Hows. There are extant one l'lLlI1ClI'eCl and eighty-Qdd Specimens Of the Original two hundred and fifty Heroes appointed two epochs ago. They believe it possible to be "sat" in all second class sub- jects at one time, each subject being the easiest thing in the Academic course. But-the engravers still neglect their bronze to work in chalk. -lr 215 ...Lt A lx N V ni, . , dv . ,..- . x -, ' ,.g. V . " -, Walla. . ' vf' ' .""u " ' ' ' " - ' A v "' 1 , K ,. -' .V ,, .. 4 x, ' " K , P1 ' M' it? X .MM 1 ' r Af- ---Rx vf. l ' " ' p' .j A'-"' iz Q' .L ,, , f-' -- 1 - , , A , , 'Qs-4-v -- ' ...S - Af ... ...- , , I , .-V.. .-. .. ,..,,, . -. -H A., 'ff P 415, ,.- .. , 'N Q -I 35- - ,. f - W mf J Q' ,Q 4 W1 - . . L A ... -. 1 V , t . - .... ,-,,, , -Q-2-W W'-N - --S -Q f H 'fix ,-- .. ,- -- rf, V f 'f' X - N , l Q . fir? , x "-v 1 I.. .... '--x -1 r-'W -N ---p fn ,- .., '1 ,-.,,, "'i 3 "N --. "f - v,-, Gi -A -- H 'S -5-up .5- . 4 '-Q -5 ..f-5 ..- '. ' - I ...,...wl"'. I Q. ,I Q .,..-2 Will! y ,der , ,. I. -4'Q,,.t.f1.,:,,-3 -its , A - .ff .'W1?I1A. YYZCIXX ' . ., .. ,.!.14,, 1 Alexander, B. R. Alger, M. M. Awtrey, R. A. Bacon, W. P. Bagby, L. W. Baker, C. A. Ballou, L. B. Bateman, A. H Baugh, H. V. Beatty, F. E., Benson, F. W. Berkey, R. S. jr. Berwind, C. G. Betts, E. Blackburn, C. Bloom, M. Bogan, G. F. K. Borden, W. E., Bourne, R. C. Boyer, W. F. Braine, C. E., jr. Brewster, G. P., Briggs, G. W. Class of 1916 - President ROBERT NORRIS KENNEDY I Secretary JESSE LLOYD KENWORTHY Athletic Representative CHAPLIN EPPES EVANS Lucky Bag GEORGE FREDERICK HUSSEY, Jr., Edilor. RALPH EUGENE DAVISON, Manager. Hop Committee STUART ADAMS HAMILTON CYRUS HOWARD LYLE Jacksonville, Ala. Annapolis, Md. Marietta. Ga. Tiffin, Ohio New Haven, Mo. Lynchburg, Va. Newton, Kan. Helena, Mont. Boonville, Ind. Washington, D. C. Philadelphia, Pa. Goshen, Ind. Philadelphia, Pa. Keokuk, Iowa Omaha, Nels. Detroit, Mich. Chicago, Ill. Goldsboro, N. C. Somerville, Mass. Festus, Mo. New York, N. Y. Salida, Col. Reedsburg, Wis. Broadfoot, H. B. Black Mountain, N. C. Brown, L. F. Bunnell. G. F. Burhans, A. D. Carlson, M. O. Carney, R. B. Carpenter, D. M. Carr, T. De W. Carrington, W. S. Carson, H. Casey, W. R. Cauldwell, O. R. Cecil, C. P. Chapline, G. F. Claghorn, R. R. Cochrane, E. F. Cole, M. Compton, P. Cooper, L. Cooper, T. V. Cowles, W. B. Cowley, P. R. Craig, C. Craven, F. B. Dague, B. S. Danbury, Conn. Brooklyn, N. Y. Owosso, Mich, Marshfield, Ore. Philadelphia, Pa. Scranton, Pa. Huntington, W. Va. Spartanburg, S. C. Spartanburg, S. C. Rouses Point, N. Y. Crawfordsville, Ind. Louisville, Ky. Lincoln, Neb. Tacoma, Wash. Bismark, N. D. Carmel, N. Y. New Haven, Conn. Washington, D. C. Media, Pa. Honolulu, Hawaii Malden, Mass. Raleigh, N. C. Annapolis, Md. Danville, III. Davidson, G. D. Davis, K. Davison, R. E. Dudley, S. E. Duke, W. E. Durant, A. Durgin, C. T. Earle, N. P. Earnhardt, E. S. Emerson, A. T. Erickson, O. W. Ericsson, E. L. Evans, C. E. Failing, R. V. A. Fallon, H. N. Fechteler, W. M. Feineman, W. W. Fiske, L. S. Flood, B. P. Forrestel, W. J. Fraser, A. E. Fuller, E. C. .aa l4'i""' a 'V., 1 -..xg un h N -f..,!'U . ' ' ' 'ur' . . - we-ui! . Sill' . i 5 H .H 1 2'l'l5'V' , -,.-...-..-... J In . I 'J'-V New Orleans, La. Tronesta, Pa. St. Louis, Mo. Laramie, Wyo. Charlottesville, Va. Atlanta, Ga. Palmyra, N. Des Plaines, lll. Key West, Fla. East Braintree. Mass. Oklahoma City, Okla. Westhampton, N. Y. Alexandria, Va. Detroit, Mich. Wayne, Pa. Washington, D. C. St. Louis, Mo. Whitinsville, Mass. San Rafael, Cal. Buffalo, N. Y. East Orange, N. Washington, D. C. Furey, B. G. Cornwall-on-Hudson, N. Y. Gates, N. N. Geisenhoff, A. C. Gibson. M. E. Gill, C. C. Gilliam, C. T. Ginder, S. P. Glutting, P. R. Goen, P. S. Grassie, H. Gregory, J. W. Grosskopf, H. L. Halpine, C. G. Hamill, C. W. Hamilton, S. A. Hardison, O. B. Havill, C. H. Hawthorne, W. G. Heath, W. S. Herndon, L. Hilton, C. H. Hinton, J. Hitchcock, R. S. Holcombe, B. R. Holmes, M. G. Hoover, G. C. Horne, H. M. Hussey, G. P., Jr. Jacobsen, A. W. Jefferis, L. V. Jenkins, B. F. Jenkins, E. H. Annapolis, Md. Oneida, N. Y. Hudson Falls, N. Y. Bell Buckle, Tenn. Hondo, Tex. Altoona, Pa. Port Wayne, lnd. lndependence, lowa Cohasset, Mass. Kingston, N. Y. Minneapolis, Minn. New York, N. Y. Temple, Tex. Bridgeport, Conn. Fayetteville, N. C. Marion, Ohio Peru, lll. Camden, S. C. Washington, D. C. Socorro, N. M. Columbia, Mo. Springfield, Mass. Staten Island, N. Y. Pontotoc, Miss. Columbus, Ohio Philadelphia, Pa. Brookline, Mass. Wilton, lowa. Wilmington, Del. Portsmouth, N. H. Newport News, Va. Jones, H. S. Jones, R. H. Jones, R. K. Joy, C. T. Kalk, S. P. Keady, W. L. Keliher, T. J., Jr. Kennedy, R. N. Kenworthy, J. L Kercher, M. A. Ketcham, T. Kirtland, F. D. Kirtland, S. W. Kitts, W. A., 3rd Klein, G. C. Krez, C. A. LaMotte, R. S. New York, N. Y Washington, D. C Hennessey, Okla New York, N. Y Washington, D. C Rochester, N. Y Boston, Mass Concord, N. H Coatesville, Pa Goshen, lnd Englewood, N. J Salina. Kan St. Augustine, Pla Oswego, N. Y Mt. Orab, Ohio Sheboygan, Wis Seattle, Wash Lawrence, N. T., Jr. Lawrence, L. I., N. Y Lawson, H. Lennon, Loventhal, W. F. Lyle, C. H. Lyle, H. K. McFall, A. C. McGinnis, K. MacKay, W. E. Major, E. M. Marston, F. R. Martin, G. F. Massman, H. B., Jr. Mayer, A. D. Mayfield, S. G.. Meadows, P. L. Merwin, H. C. Miles, A. C. Miller, W. E. Moon, D. P. Moore, A. Morgan, G. Mullinnix, H. M Nelson, D. D. Northern, P. L., Pamperin, A. T. Parker, l. Patterson. T. T. Phelps, H. L. Price, G. D. Price, J. D. Price, W. R. Radford, A. W. Ragsdale, V. H. Redfield, H. J. Reed, M. W. I Reinburg, E. Columbia, Mo Joliet, lll Georgetown, Tex Johnson City, Tenn Gloucester, Mass Ridgeway, S. C Indianapolis, lnd Milton, Mass Binghamton, N. Y Pensacola, Fla San Francisco, Cal Milwaukee, Wis Maple Lake, Minn Denmark, S. C Burton, La Beaver City, Neb Denver, Col North Troy, N. Y Kokomo, lnd Larned, Kan Porter's Falls, W. Va Attica. lnd Danville, lll Jr. A Snowden, N. C Oconto, Wis Shelbyville, Tenn Camden, N. J Malone, N. Y Charleston, W. Va Little Rock, Ark Warwick, Md Grinnell, lowa Toccoa, Ga Montclair, N. J Lexington, Mass Capitan, N. M K.. . .sn-.vnr's""""'1"--...,. , .Mn L . . , ... . , gp.. , f -: . V P P y . ... - 1' .- A 1 .fa . mf.: fi - f A. , ' 'A'- - f 5. 1, ,ff pgwy, A ' ,jf lfwff, T M 5. X- -313' ,. 7lc,X,1Q-:- 1 N .5 I V. ' A .1 T Ah NL -Zu.-. 4-,MV . F ' x.,, . ...N Rhudy, A. M. Roberts, J. S., Jr. Rodgers, B. J. Rogers, A. C. Root, A. B. Roper, C. H. Rutledge, P. W. Ryan, D. L. Ryan, B. Safford, L. F. Sauer, E. P. Sawyer, A. L. Schmidt, H. Schott, W. W. Schrader, A. E. Scott, J. A. Selman, A. J. Simms, J. W. Sitz, W. H. Smith, E.. M. Solberg, T. A. Steele, J. M. Sternberg, J. A. Stoffel, E. J. Stonestreet, M. Sumners, C. W. 1 Carrollton, Ga. Danville, Ky. Pittsburgh, Pa. Norfolk, Va. Providence, R. l. Napa, Cal. Lincoln, lll. Tucson, Ariz. Cambridge, Ohio Boston, Mass. Council Bluffs, lowa Springfield, Ill. Pittsburgh, Pa. Leavenworth, Kan. Batesville, Ind. Janesville, Ala. Monroe, La. Laurel, Miss. Davenport, lowa Olympia, Wash. Sandpoint, Idaho Denver, Col. Baltimore, Md. Racine, Wis. Nashville, Tenn. Owensville, Incl. Sutherland, W. C. Swenson, L. K. Swink, R. C. Terhune, J. A. Thompson, W. M. Tildsley, J. M. Twining, R. B. Vail, L. R. VanBuskirk, R. J Vincent, J. A. Walker, R. J. Warner, T. D. Watters, J. S., Jr. Wead, F. W. Webb, A. W. Webb, R. E. Webb, W. W. Wessell, L. P. Wheeler, C. J. White, H. J. Wilkes, J. Williams, J. E. Woodward, D. C. Wynkoop, N. O. Young, C. Ziroli, H. W. Janesville, Wis. Provo, Utah Stroudsburg, Pa. Hackensack, N. J. Marshall, Va. Natchez, Miss. Monroe, Wis. Philadelphia, Pa. Orlando, Fla. Chicago, lll. Washington, D. C. Ashland, Wis. New Orleans, La. Peoria, Ill. Washington, D. C. Minden, La. Watertown, Wis. Wilmington. N. C. Mobile, Ala. Baltimore, Md. Charlotte, N. C. Waltham, Mass. College Park, Ga. Philadelphia, Pa. Washington, D. C. Fall River, Mass. al .flf. ,... Q .-' 3' i f rim ips 4 1 'Mil J ZI9 f- ,wg ,i-ia.: i , , , , IM.. . ww .if D 2 ., . 1, 0 Siiamt ilii You cant beat it! Ti-it BIG Six IN THIS YEAPCS ISSUE p JGLS Maid- QW 570754- Qfw egfgmvwzr ffbgifff fawm Wgaoly A!0!i'lZJ0lL S9617 gifmkff IN THE EYES OF ROBERT W. CHAMBERS OR the crowd, eager to pay a last visit to the lllinois, flocked over the gangway. Gish, detailed as interpreter, was leaning lazily against the barbette, casually studying the rows of stolid Flemish faces. Drawn by some impulse he turned . . .At his elbow stood a girl, a vision . . ."lVly parents are below: how can l get there?" A quick thought,-"But you haven't seen the ship? May I?" . . And without awaiting an answer till they reached the bridge-deserted . . . The sun was slowly setting in the dark fields beyond the Scheldt . . .a blue haze arose from the river . Twilight softly touched the landscape . . . They were silent Suddenly she whispered, "I must go." He .started . . . why not3 With clumsy fingers he unclasped his class pin . . . held it towards her Yvonne She looked at the pin . . .at him and nodded. The sun set The mid watch . . . he stood motionless staring out into the night . . . His t . Q-..f A ,wif fa thoughts wandered, leave uf , . . . home, and then . . . . 'Xl S. The wind whistling through 'lf it li the masts seemed to whisper --' Y "Yvonne" and the waves 1 x N fn' , ,Aa 5' - softly slapping the sides, -S, murmured, "Yvonne .... Yvonne . . . ." WHAT GEORGE RAN- DOLPH CHESTER HAD ' IN MIND An overfed sigh re- sounded through the for'd 220 . 2 ,mx igfuv - , fl A' 1 V --' --L - - r fnf 'Sin 'Q 5-,F V' X ' at h-U' 4 F' ,J -4 'rg' ft .px compartment. The graceful one paused abruptly in the highland fling he was execu- ting to the strains of the elec- tric piano. With a whoop, and a slide which Gaby might have envied, he Hung himself upon the approaching hulk. A satisfaction which rivulets of perspiration could not efface emanated from the portly -".. --'-""" countenance of the new- comer. With an impressive gesture of pride the prodigal separated from the folds of his drapery and held aloft a glittering object. But verily, pride goeth before a fall. The graceful one inspected carefully, rubbed inquisitively, then grinned derisively. "Seven bones for this!" K But the form before him had wilted as the bulging eyes gazed upon that blighting finger. It was stained with Toledo ware! AS GEORGE ADE SAW US. Once upon a Time there was a Class of Young Bloods who gained the Handle of "Youngsters" They were now ready for a Trip across the Drink. Accordingly, after bidding a tearful Farewell to the Dear Cnes. they embarked upon an Instrument of Destruction, yclept "Illinois," and set sail for the Old Country. In a few weeks as seamen they had Dana lashed to the Mast. They had learned to resist the Desire to lose all Earthly Belongings: no longer spoke of "Going Down Stairsf' could tell a Sail from an lce Berg: and could keep the ship within twenty Degrees of her Course with little difficulty. They had learned the Art of doing Swedish Movements with no Expenditure of Energy, and of keeping five Suits of dirty "Works" concealed at one time. After three months they Returned. A Few of them drew Kale from the Paymaster, and all Hands headed for Home, with "Old Salt" written across their Mugs and "Europe" all over their Suit Cases. Moral :-Don't judge a Class by its Plebe Year! ! ! ZZI L . a. 2, , fs A, D U S.: 5 l ' vf . aww' ' "' - ...thx I ffl -nA: y-xxQI,... -- - f A :-1'-'vu-:xx ' A -v nv- r- v- v- 5- 'T Q .bl f - -'-' ' T ' ' 5- : . g4y- A Y., - ...Q ' F - ? x 'JN-55 A ' 1 - ., , -- F 1.- -1 .q - id' ? E - u u - - 'JE 'v , , if if .uri X 3 f W". cv,--l N DH, ,vm , N ... v-1---.,,,,hhN.N X-. ....... ..f" , -. fw f- J! gggslire 51.124531-r iiilliillilt 7 iiiiklgil " ii ' aww as :wi wma :mmap so A 'fiiTgrsv1w.4ir.w.vr'A if Allen, J. K. Anderson, H. W. Anderson, J. P. Appleton, D. S. Austin, L. B. Avery. H. Baker, H. O. Ball, W. H. Bartholdi, J. J. Bartlett, S. J. Beall, R. L. Bennett, F. W. Bigelow, A. A. Blodgett, H. C. Boehme, P. L. Bowman, C. H. Brady, E. E., Jr. Class of 1917 CLASS OFFICERS Sweetest Plebe: G. W. MclVER, Jr. Cutest Plebe: S. P. FULLINWIDER, Jr. Ratiest Plebe: C. W. KIRTLAND Hardest Plebes: B. N. ROCK , J. G. M. STONE Woodenest Plebe: G. B. HOOVER Athletic Representative: D. S. APPLETON Brewer, S. B. Brewington, C. W. Brightman, A. B. Brown, H. W. Browne, D. Browne, W. T. Brush, O. C. Buchalter, B. Burke, T. Cu. Byers, R. R. Bynon, J. F., Jr. Caldwell, E.. B. Calhoun, W. C. Campbell, C. Carroll, C. S. Chalmers, T. L. Clark, C. W. 223 Clark, H. W. Clark, Clark, V. O. Clarke, W. P. O. Claude, W. S. B. Coe, D. W. Collins, R. F. Comstock, M. Conant, D. C. Connolly, M. J. Conover, J. P., J Conyne, J. H. Cook, S. Cooley, T. R., Jr Coontz, K. L. Councill, H. F. Courtney, F. J. Craig, A. B. Creesy, A. E. Critchfield, M. H. Cronan, G. Crosley, F. S Cruse, J. R. Cummings, G. C. Curr, C. R. Curran, A. Daab, P. M. Dashiell, R. B. Davis, W. P. Dean, F. H. Dees, R. E. Denebrink, F. C. De Veaux, L. C. Dietrich, W. F. Dillon, S. F.. Dobyns, T. A., Jr. Doughty, L., Jr. Douglas, A. D. Downey, K. C. W. Drought, H. L. Duncan, D. B. Dunwoody, K. Duvall, E. E., Jr. Eaches, R. M. Elmore, W. Ely, H. E., Jr. Ely, H. F. Evans, D. R. Fahrion, F. G. Fairlamb, G. R., Fisher, T. G. Fitch, D. B. Fitz-Simons, S. G Flagg, A. P. Fleming, R. W. Floyd-Jones, K. Foley, F. C. Forshew, J. H., J Forster, G. F. Fox, D. C. Fox, H. W. French, l. Frere, B. Fullinwider, S. P., Jr. Gale, T. B. Gallup, A. H. Gamble, H. G. Gathings, C. Gayle, W. A., Jr. Gleich, O. C. Glick, D. Goeppert, L. W. Gover, L. L. Grant, V. F. Gray, F. W. Grove, C. S., 3rcl. Gruelick, R. W. Habrylewicz, L. L Haeberle, F. E. Hagen, F.. G. Haines, M. Halstead, F. D. Hanafee, F. Hansen, C. L. Hanson, E. G. Harper, R. H. Harris, T. F. Harrison, T. W., Harriss, G. L. Harvey, L. Hayden, C. L. Hayes, H. D. Headlee, C. DeV Heffernan, J. B. Hendley, T. B. Herndon, C. Hoeffel, K. M. Holden, C. F. Holton, C. M. Hooks, D. R. Hoover, G. B. Hopkins, W. H., Houchin, L. A. Howard, G. T. Hudson, L. Hurlbut, E. S. Huschke, P. W. Hutson, A. L. Hyde, R. U. lrby, F. S. Jackson, H. W. Jacobs, M. A. Jacobsen, C. L. Jemail, M. J. Jenkins, H. Johnson, C. W. Johnson, R. L. Jones, C. M. Jones, E. H. Jones, W. D., Jr. Keating, R. E.. Keefe, H. Keller, G. M. Keller, K. Kelly, I... E. 224 Kennedy, J. F. Kiland, I. N. Kimball, E. A. Kirtland, C. W. Klein, H. S. Knowles, H. B. Leggett, W. A. Lehrfeld, l. Lindstrom. G. T. Lively, F. W. Lowry, E. Lucado, T. J. Ludlow, W. G.. Luth, W. C. McCann, A. R. McCarty, W. L. Mclver, G. W., McKee, A. l. McReynolds, R. Mack, A. R. Manton, J. P. Maples, H. L. Jr. Jr. W.. Jr. Marbourg, E. F. Mason, G. H. Matthews, R. B Mentz, G. F. Merrell, E. B. Metcalf, J. T. Mitchell, E.. A. Moen, A. T. Moore, V. J. Moore, V. R. Moran, E.. Morcock, W. Morris, E. W. Moss, E.. Murphy, V. Muschlitz, F.. E. Naill, R. F. Neill, J. B., Jr. Neilson, F. W. Nichols, H. Noble, A. Ogg, R. R. Oster, H. R. Ostrander, E. Overman, A. G. Padan, F. L. Page, A. H., Jr. Paige, W. Park, P. H. .Jr- C. Parkhurst, T. R. Perkins, C. N. Perry, D. Fill? . x '11 155 me .Jw ii-at Phillips, E. R. Phillips. W. K. Poindexter, C. A. Porter, R. L., Jr. Post, C. K. Presnell. B. K. Price, A. l. Quinby, W. P. Randolph, R. L., jr. Ransbottom, R. E. Rawlings, N. L. Reagle, C. lVl. Reaves, A. G. Reifel, W. MCK. Reynolds, W., Jr. Richards, W. P. Richmond, O'D. Robnett, D., Jr. Rock, B. N. Rogers. E. B. Rogers, F. O. Ross, D. lVl. Ross, G. E., jr. Ross, T. D. Routier, G. E. Sallada, H. B. Sargent, L. P. Schneider, A. P. Schofield, A. R. Schumacher, T. L. Scott, J. B. X -.X ' 1 n- --1. - ,:- ,,. .- ,. . , 'ii ,. ' A7 L.-""'3i'." ..' bw. ..-.pi Sease, H. S. Senn, E.. lVl. Shepard, A. C. Shortriclge, P. F. Shown, W. V. Sizer, B. L. Slcylsteacl, R. F. Small, L. F. Smith, F. A. Smith, H. W. Sobel, H. R. Sparrow, E.. Spellman, F. T. Spencer, D. A. Spicer, D. Spruance, O. E. Stanton, W. H. Staples, G. B. Staucl, B. F. Steeves, L. S. Stone, C. Nl. Stump, F. B. Svec, W. F. Sweet, R. F. Tevis, P. U. Thoma, C. G. Tobin, R. C. Tolman, T. W. Toombs, H. Topp. E. Truxes, A. H. Twomey, Tyler, C. Villamena, V. A. Vyse, W. C. Vytlacil, N. Waddell, F.. Wainwright, L. Waldschmidt, T. lVl Wallin, H. N. Walton, N. Ward, C. O. Warren, P. W. Weber, C. K. Weis, F. L. Weitzel. C. W. Wells. B. O. Wertheimer, F. Wheeler, E. B. White, J. J., Jr. Whitson, A. Whittaker, H. R. Woodruff, J. L. Woolford. L. B. Wooster, S. H. Wooten, C., Jr. Worden, F. L. Wyatt, B. H. Wyman, R. Wynne, S. I 225 EVENING POST ' ,vu ,f , , - I . , M! g:!Figr,1:Ji?1'if -A , , r c I 4 . , , 'xxx I l ' , E .--3 - it Mtv 'li 'M 'fo Zi' My, ' Qebe Tffistory 'WEET pickles, when our class graduates it will I be one of the most sea-going of any ever turned Q if out of the Naval Academy, owing to the fact l Dx that immediately upon coming in we were put Q' l on the restricted list and sent to the Reina . Mercedes, where we were given the liberty of l l l the deck and lower parade ground. Every Sunday morning the latest arrivals were lined up and marched to sick bay, to be vaccinated, much to the delight of those who had already gone through the ordeal. The victims were cheered by the news that there were only ten . .. men in the hospital as the result of former operations. During the week our time was taken up with infantry, seamanship, rifle practice and Swedish movements together with lessons in table manners given voluntarily by the upperclassmen sitting nearest to us in the mess hall. Our stay on the ship, however, served one valuable purpose, that of bringing us in closer touch with each other. In fact, the proximity was a little too close when there were two hundred of us on one deck and there was a hammock to every eighteen inches of space. The great events of the week were the marches to Bancroft Hall for hair cuts on Saturday afternoons and to the movies on Saturday , nights. One man in our class even received a letter from a seminary girl in Washington urging him to come up to tea Kg ,XY , ', some Sunday afternoon and bring a lot of the fellows. Our 351. V' V5 5 greatest triumph of the year, however, was our appearance in 1 2' full dress at "The lVlasqueraclers," where the upperclassmen very kindly yielded us their seats. A few days later our hard- ships were forgotten when we moved into first class rooms in Bancroft Hall. ' , i f x , Here we lived a life of ease and are continuing lo livc the same Ida. 226 i V i . N- 4' f., gf H, 4 A-V Ai 1, 1 W, mfs V AY "Ta , 3 gggf 1 mJWj"' A 'lf' .eu ffmsrfm fi 43Lfjlf',Q War- 1' I , H1 T, Q 'I A Li ! !7,:g?f-pf, 1 'K I 151 5 . J ng 'X T zX ' X A -Q' V QHYKX M .. '71 'A V 'W" '1 'imwif mll,A...?X3i-W i WlKWNWWY XW W X YL W uf vi, ' "'NJ'n""Q','u xml 'Tl If "3W31!'m':'ly 'QXM1 ,'w'. WW' X ,n-X 'i '.ffff i5mUM, '9 1 - ilmmfwMwim + A 'PuXMHNMMMWWAX ...M 3 i iff'- 41.1- X 1-, ,' 4. H-M B vj ' -17 Jr1,CRCl'c.n row , V R X T3 il' rig: 4 ---- - K xg U .- .,,, 1Q..TKY x, S, - N. T-Vx, -x S i " "A - - ,pf 'tif-4 ,, - 'tl:L-f-Az.--1" - W J D 1 Should Auld Acquaintance be Forgot! "5 QALIQIDGSZZ-flz2TQ Rliqllllg! 1:3 r v "' 1, -i wp... is., ..,N . 'r o"1lafio'uixl g'tj'bers.ar11cificranii9 ,,,,,,,, - Q-N,-1-,:-eff' - W- Q -Stein: " Huzza I-' -a unklhe ni nal'n made, All hands orilboard, lheganchofs weighed. l orc! I how the girls hy scores are Hying! Fore and nfl-all sobbing, crying." THE DEPARTURE , HOVE off, coxswain! Oh, God, it's terrible! Leaving now! just to thinkmyesterclay morning I was a plebeg now I am a Young- ster, and last night was my first Hop. Such a hop it was, the dearest of all, and my lovely queen, the slim Princess. There she is now, choking down a sob. Oh, God, why was I made? But cheer up, old boy: only 90 days r , J ' -,sl -YZ , J J , -' ix. 1 l x .1 R V hif i!-i Q ' 4 6 '7 A ia ,,,.,- ' 1 F 11 lf and a butt. Sweet chrysanthemums, we're off. "Good-bye, dear." "Goo-ood bye-ye!" "All-ll 'ri-ii-ight!" "Don't forget what!!! "Give my love to your 'motherf' told you!" "I can't hear you." "You say what?" "Too far off now." "Good- byef' Look at her. The handkerchief to her eyes. She's crying. i 'P ff4'Br-'Vi A .:, X. , 5.,. '-',-I-a '. 4, ol an Cru nb! Sl l" 'lx f 'L at ' M A fl l' A i "Sf c' e ee l 230 i ABOARD THE CRAB FLEET These go-to-hell laundry bags are about as soft as crucible steel. "Lay aft!" What does that mean? I never did lay aft. Well, here I go. Passing suitcases isn't half bad. It's worth 2 dollars a day. I wonder what we will have for supper to-nigh t. Lamb chops and potatoes? Nogbeans! You think so? No, sir, I know. A CERTAIN MORNING Gee, that's a heap of water, isn't it? Oh, no, I'm not sick: are you? Do I look bad? Pale? Well, I don't feel pale. What? QS fi- ?l? : ?35r . X fn:-2 ZX , ff QW afgazzzzi X "'---.' :Ere : . X ""'-e's .5ff? ., F Vi, EE L eiffffi 1 . aj 151 ' ea-29, , ' , ' ' - nf-. X of f ,V M I Alfa' X kt 1 1 I . .9 f' j , I A , , ,Ml -'Y I Z . ll I Mfg fi "For lhe Love of Mike I" No, not yet! I-Iave you? I'm I' I not sick, but I don't mind dying. Did you hear the dope? All hands scrub ham- mocks right after quarters. Ah, go on, boy! I don't be- Iieveyou. Myhammock can last me easily eleven more weeks. QUEENSTOWN HO! That's not Ireland. That's Queenstown. Ugh! we don't need a pilot. Pretty soft, eh! No, I m no! alclti are you? the S. O. S. raft. Some freckles! Oh, yes, he has three front teeth. Heh, fine lad, are you Irish? "Sure, mon, I am Irish, and my Dad's Irish, and my boat's named Murphy," Thank you! LIBERTY PARTY What's the word? "Na-ow-ow all the liberty party lay aft." Lay aft? What does he mean? Oh, yes! sure thing, I can Iay aft now. It's just all in knowing how. Why, cer- tainly: I've got to get some money changed. These Irish Much fruit. Mooring is the thing. Look at that boy in 4.-.-.. 23I Thal's Queenslowh A 1 Q 4 5? 'z eff '3 .., Y people are some bones, eh, N boy? For the love of lVlike, look! Say, that is some color scheme. Consider! Green hat, green waist, green skirt, green shoes. and, yes, green stockings. Ten to one she won't use anything but one- cent stamps. A . 4 ' U E ' b CORK AND BLARNEY ii'i iir I Cork is some stopper. MLW Ah th Lib my Pan 0 You can't go very far in this B e Y town. A cop on every corner and a barmaid at every bar. But "Crossing the bar" is not to be rendered. Let's go out to Blarney. All right! Pretty ride! Yes! Here's the castle. Lovely Blarney Stone. Schlitz Stengel's girl says it is possible to kiss the stone by proxy. b Now look at that view. Check- ered cottages, Hourishing fields and babbling brooks! YE LAKES OF KILLARNEY Water, water, everywhere, and not a drop to drink! Beautiful lakes those were. There's the Prince of Wales' boulder, and over yonder is a house where Queen Victoria once -4? I Joy-Riding in Cork dined. We believed every word of our loqua- cious guide, especially after stopping at the Muckross Inn for refreshments. Whoever drinks of this water shall have eternal life! OUT FOR KIEL l have spent all my money. l.et's pull out . , for Kiel. All right. But just take a squint at the natives. Oh, they're playing "Auld I-'ang Synen now' And observe that Window' "The Gentle 'Art of Kissing lhe Blarney Stone" 232 l . J' il "'."i'?t":x-' 'U ' 13-eff 'N K fig!-3f'EQL"'-ui -' ii if "l -- -,e fr ' . ls that a pillow-case or something else she is wav- ing at us? l hate to leave this place. lt's a great race of big-hearted people. GERMANY LAND This English Channel is not so worse. The Catesomething and Shaggetheotherthing spell worse than they look. Focus your eyes and clear your throat. Well, it's Germany land, where the sauerkraut grows! lt's Germany land, where the Miinschner Beer flows! Ha! that's the way to celebrate the 4th. No, not with mince pie and booze sauce but with ZI guns from each ship. KIEL AND FLENSBORG "Wie viel" was the first Deutsch thatlwe learned. We ate and drank with much compla- " Pulling Ou! for Kiel" cency. Kiel has several very good hotels. At Flensborg is the German Naval Academy. They eat and drink here, too. Those of us who made the trip to the Academy certainly had a big old time. Take it from W me, Georgeg it was great. - 'mme . 1, We played soccer and drank beer. Catleqnl and Sknger Rack Spell Worse lllan They l ook BERLIN TOWN "Turn out! turn out!" Berlin, 3 points off the starboard bow! Mein Himmel! This is a city by day and by night. Moulin Rouge. "Where all the Y al V , a ' .34 .G American Midshipmen venus German Midshipmen al Soccer 233 L- girls are dreams!" Kellner, ein Glas Bier. Machen es next dance? Ya, Fraulein. No, I drei. The ya, schone cannot see you home. "We won't turn in until morning, and we may not turn in at all." Make it a big one, boys. Last night, you know. Aye, aye, sir! Zehn mark all I got. But then l'm out for Berlin to show me a time. Wine? no, thank you. You The 40741 Abroad back home for 2 hits. All that l want is a package of skags, sacconi and speed. HOMEWARD BOUND "The anchor's up and the sails unfurled, We're bound to cross the wat'ry world. Hurrah! we're homeward bound." Joys and glooms unite, for it's 20 more days hanging Fat, Ohy, Crockelt, these three and Old Norway are a darling. Listen to that music. Another dance? Hardly so. Ten minutes to boat time. Well, so long, old Berlin. . BERGEN AND FINSE Now for frigid Bergen. No wonder it's so cold up here. Did you get that icy stare? Oh, well, we'll coal tomorrow and investigate Finse the next day. Sure thing, l will eat dinner with you at the first stop on the way to Finse. That's some song, Fat Davis: repeat the last chorus, please. I'll take another piece of milk chocolate. Beautiful scenery it is up here. Mountains, vales and fish. GIB GIBBY GIBRALTAR "All hands up anchor." On to Gila. The Rock will be sighted in the P. M. Oh, gee, it's a hot place! No, not so hot as that. But dry and dusty. Everything is parching. Spanish Town is a dirty hole. These shawls are un- equivocally punk. You can get a gross of them W3 5'-im .12 'iifti l '7"f"' 'ffliiil First Slap on lhe Way lo Finse 234 'fl P- ' .Y gum-Q", hi W si- Y u ? Q5 -, N Ik, I est on the wall. All join in the refrain, 20 more days hanging on the wall, "Oh, we'll hang Old Glory to the top of the pole, And we'll all ship over in the next big roll." . l The Slrenglh of Gibraltar SOLOMON'S ISLAND That's enough. Solomon's Island, why were you born? I don't blame you. I'd hide, too. Pass me the water, please. I always did like water. It has such a unique flavor. Well, here it is! "Home, boys, homeg home there to be. Home, boys, home: back to Gocl's country!" LEAVE "Be ready to shove off from the ship at 6:30 tomorrow." " Aye, aye, sir! " "She's a home,' boys! Sorry to leave her. What train are you going to catch? How long will it take you to get there? Gee, but the Iowa's goin, ,,, 5,,,,,i,h Town 'FFF N " El Toro y El Torero" 235 , ,Naive Y " Al 5olomon's"'-'Enuf Said pect me around tomorrow night." Telegram to Father: "Love-George-Nan- Rush." CTranslatecl and mean- ing: Prepare the fatted calf.j A. C. L. for mine and no intermediate stops. Lower IO and permission to live in the diner. Thisissweet. Noham- mocks at sixes or at sevens. No mid-watch. No "canned Bill." No lash up and carry. Good night! l'm living. Sweet dreams! " Thirty days of Grace! steamer is slow. Well, this barge can't get ashore too soon for me. Look at the plebes. They are having cut- ter drill. Eyes in the boat, Mister." Here we are! Four N yell, one Navy, and three Massachusetts, lndianas and lowas! No more l9ll Sum- mer Practice Cruise! Telegram to Mother: "Expect me home on the first train tomorrow morning." Telegram to Betty: "Ex- 1 U 5olomon's Better Half -XR. -.1 s.,.'... his 4 ' -- "IRQ - Four N Yell, One Navy and Three Massachusetts 236 ' x Q, PH- V' f fm 4 41.5, Xf ff. 4 1 , ,M , Q A I' K I, X tix' W Q -wn' 1., x AW ' if . ,U X' w 'L 1 'EQ np. , U, v . 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"" " 1mi11E3?,mTiTiii'fiilLL,1,:,QTi2T5Tiii'iFiiiTiL1L'iig,m'i55.'J5ffII5f?fIJ1L3,ggigEZg:" """"i 'k'k" ' 'M' ""' 'HQ ' ,U lTl'l our second class cruise a departure from M i ,1 ! previous custom ig regiardlto micishiipmeds iggs mfx g ffl, 'r cruises was intro uce . nstea o going - .gm-"'r'!w 'WH 1,-32, across to Europe on three antiquated battle- 'Z' ' H-: 4:i: 5Y, k I ships we were distributed among the ships " M J ' " of the Atlantic Fleet, about a dozen of us on each ship. As midshipmen of the second class our job was to study the boilers, engines, and auxiliary machinery of our modern ships. Continual changes in the plans and disturbances in Cuba made ofhcial notification of our ships slow in being published. The last details were not posted until the morning for em- barkation. About the middle of june Week while the brigade was at supper one evening the first division steamed up the bay and was anchored in Annapolis Roads. The third and fourth divisions were south to assist in securing a speedy and pacific settlement of the disturbances in Cuba, and so when the time came when according to ancient practice each midshipman should collect three laundry bags, a suitcase, and a hammock mattress, not to mention two blue caps and one white one on a string around his neck, and dump them into the boat that was to l li' .. First Division Detail 238 1 I " Ar qu- -H, ...f V carry him away from the scenes of those pleasures of June Week, ships for three-fourths of us were lacking. Of course the favored ones of the class, the A's, B's, and C's, de- tailed to the first division, did not worry, for the Dreadnoughts were anchored in the Roads. An order was read out on the day of embarkation notifying those detailed to the second division that they would remain here a week, and ordering those attached to the third and fourth divisions to embark on the San Francisco, a mine layer, and proceed south on board her and join our ships wherever they happened to be. The first division embarked on Satur- . day and came ashore next day on liberty. , They had been in the fleet. The rest of us quizzed them breathlessly and received their answers to our thousand and one questions as the utterances of an oracle. "How did the officers receive them and treat them?" "What kind of quarters did they have?" "How was the grub?" "What were their privileges going to be?" And so on ad The Nonh Daiwa infnilum. Their answers gave us our first ideas of what we could expect when we joined the ships to which we had been de- tailed. The second division remained here , . for a week investigating the insides of models in the Steam Building and then made the trip down the bay to their "summer yachts" on a torpedo boat. Gee, what a happy bunch they were when they arrived at the end of the first leg of their first cruise "in the fleet!" The trip down was almost the most dis- agreeable one could imagine. lt was chilly, the torpedo boat coughed up cinders as big as an egg fthe writer was so informed by one of the unfortunates and disclaims any responsibility for the truth of this state- mentl-and towards sunset it rained. Fine! ' To make it worse, even the saltiest suffered from that ancient afHiction of men at sea, mal dc mer. It was a weary, dirty, sleepy . So Long, Fellowsl We'll See You Up at Newport at Kansas Boy Engineers oul for Fresh Air bunch of midshipmen who reached the sec- e Z ond division. Oh, the welcome of a good A P Q meal, comfortable quarters, and a clean ham- . Q, Q 5 , mock! How unutterably pleasant to have .s.f'- "J i someone else get your luggage on board and i-i ' 1 have nothing to bother about but the quick- . l ,. N l' : -,: est route to the land of dreams and forget I h x Um that nightmare of a day! Ilffllllllilllfi i: 'lllj - Meanwhile the third and fourth divi- sions had embarked on the San Francisco and shoved off, bound for Key West, Havana, Bm-10,MoqE 239 TNC Strong Jllvlsmrl , '1 . 1 f , V. H .. ., ,, , lr .-,fn ,r-4- :',- ,Q--LN "' ' . ,fifl I gf r . V 7 'r 'r - 7- 1' rt"f '-...gs ' V - Guantanamo, " and all points sou th." This yacht was not exactly a speed boat, and due to her distri- bution of machinery had a peculiar roll. Oh, she was class! The weather during the trip was fair, how- ever, and the run rather pleasant. We had practically nothing to do and we saw the most won- 4lh of July Sport got further south the water became indigo in hue, we derful sights. As we saw flying fish and strange birds, and one afternoon for over an hour we passed thru a portion of the sea where the surface was covered with jelly. Porpoises would frequently join us and we could see them clearly in the azure water swimming just for- ward of our stern. Such wonders were new to most of us. They helped us pass the time and forget how restricted were our sleeping quarters and inadequate the facilities for messing. We kept on southwards, the thermometer going up every day until we arrived at Key West. Here the most fortunate ones, at least they considered themselves so and no one argued the matter, joined their ships, but the San Francisco weighed anchor and went on to Havana and then to Guantanamo, where the last of us were delivered to our ships. Key West was awfully hot and there was nothing much there to pass the time. The fussers used to go ashore and dance, but the meals there were the truest sport. They were nothing more nor less than a three- cornered race, the flies and mosquitoes acting in concert against the man. The mosquitoes, really an abundant crop, punctured the man, distracting his attention from the chow, and the flies proceeded to make way with the most of that. Some sport! Next to baseball and dancing it was Key Wea! the favorite pastime of both kingfishers and conks. Those who went to Havana tell great tales of the capital of Cuba and the wonderful days they spent there. R-E-M-O-R-S-E is the word. Consult Bingo. Amusements at Guantanamo consisted of swim- ming and buying ice cream at the canteen ashore. The fellows who were marooned there have never been heard to rave about the wonderful time that they had there. The conclusion is obvious. But while these things had been happen- ing to the tail-enders of the fleet the first division had gone to Boston. After a short stay at the "Hub" they had put out to Provincetown, where torpedo practice was held and the midshipmen spent their spare time chasing the festive torpedoes. That is big game and mighty elusive. After reaching their ships at Hampton Roads, those attached to the second division also spent a week 240 A Florida Shark ii V ii li , ' 'f A A-fr! fl A nffrs lt..-'ff Wi- 'Q Al. X 1" 37 V -. l r ' If .152 I' The Forward Pass-Newport after the Farewell Ball. is the same for all of usg Even before this Q firing torpedoes and searching for them, chiefly the latter, on the southern drill grounds. This week at sea was followed by a more pleasant one in Baltimore where the Democratic National Con- vention was in session. Many are the tales of adventures in the Monumental City during those eventful days. These events consumed the month of june. The troubles in Cuba were straightened out and the ships at Key West, Havana and Guantanamo returned north. The entire fleet assembled in Newport early in July. Here for the first time since june Week we met many of our classmates and compared notes about our ships, our ports, and the kindred subjects which are of prime im- portance according to a midshipman's way of thinking. Here also for the First time since we sailed from Crabtown we saw the Massie with her- crew of youngsters. Here was held a reunion of all the midshipmen who had been distributed to the four corners of the universe the day From this point the story of second class cruise the fleet remained together the rest of the summer. time, however, some of the ships had gone to their yards and the midshipmen on it had been distributed among the other ships. A series of transfers which continued to the very end of the summer and which affected nearly all of us sooner or later had begun. Some of us moved three or four times, and some fortunate sons of fortune lived on the same ship for the whole cruise. They grumbled because as each ship went in for its docking they had more midshipmen to bunk and the same quarters as previously. Their worries were as nothing compared to those of one who solicitously witnessed his locker Newport Bench being lowered over the side, realizing that if anything gave way not only would his wardrobe consist of what he stood in but his bedding would be down in Davy Jones' locker. After suffering this sensation several times one acquired a martyr-like resignation. It was splendid training in learning what's the use of worrying. But these were only incidents in our life "in the fleet." This really began with the mobilization of the fleet in Newport. Heretofore, we had been in port or at least ports where one cared to go ashore very little. As a result we had passed the time pur- suing our jobs with more or less Admirnl'n Cabin Aboard the Ohio-alias lhe lVlidshipmen's Quarters 24 I ,,,,L1-m unxumw,-1...-,, . - ' 'fwmq .... Q A xx f7,.-.... V I 1 interest. Some even became so am- bitious as to attempt firing. CFor further information on this subject refer to "Fire-room Frank."D One try at this job usually proved suffi- cient. On all the ships except two we had the smoking privilege, a con- dition which preventedmuch of the friction that usually existed between classes on the crab cruises. Then too we were allowed to amuse our- selves by playing cards, so that one could have a fairly decent time on There were practically no rates. We turned out when we wanted to, altho it was customary to heave out in time for breakfast. If one did not feel well, however, there was nothing to prevent him from sleeping all day in port. On most of the ships we had cots. No more "lash and carry" for us! On those ships that they did use . hammocks, no one ever thought of lashing them. There weren't half a dozen lashings on the same ship. We were gloriously non-reg. It was such a relief not to have to do all the hundred and one things which on youngster cruise we had learned were sea- going. In port we went ashore practically when we wanted to, for on very few ships were watches stood in port. Our liberty was supposed to expire at eleven but as a matter of fact we returned on the last boat and nothing was ever said about it. We had practically no responsibility: the whole cruise was a grand happy-go-lucky, devil-may-care lark for us. We had so much liberty that we had to go to sea to catch up our sleep. One week we would spend in Newport, the next at sea practicing battle maneuvers. While we were in port the routine was something like this. We heaved out for breakfast, after which we went below until some time after quarters. ln the after- Whilehead or Bliss-Leavitt? board ship if he wasn't much of a fusser. How in Everything Down Below? noon we played cards or wrote in our note books Or read fiction until the first boat ashore. Then those fortunate enuf to have a meal ticket or the price of same went ashore and the rest followed immediately after supper. The fussers Wx 5, '45 Ss Blanket of Smoke by Torpedo Beals - 'Q f"-j.' . . .- '-gr'- fikf-.. .- -,- ..-v-Jr: "'5'T - ' ' ..- . 'z' " ' -5. ,xuff i" '-ici, ' ' 'Q' -' 1-Q, 1.5 , - . .b ,Z f U H .1 - ,A-Kava ,Tris ,M Ld ts ,: . X' 5 S. Qi" X ' v 4.-" '- K I 4" , i ., wc. 1 MY. .Va K Y . went to Jamestown to the dances at the Casino and the various hotels there. Every few days there would be a party on one of the ships at which we were always in evidence. Some- times too much so. Those who cared less for dances spent their time in Newport. One could always find a crowd of midshipmen at the Perry House or the Hofbrau. These were our rendezvous. Our places of amuse- ment were the Opera l-louse, Freebody Park, and the. Beach. Time dragged on and it seemed v . IF - ,Ki J Av... , vw, Tp.-::::r:':z:u:nv.m1,,A, I , 9 -. - , -- ' I i' E .,ft.:i,.g L. Z -yi-V: as if the cruise would never endf We all were glad from the bottom of our hearts when we began our last war game and started south. "Thank God, the cruise is almost over," was the thought most prominent in each man's mind. When we arrived at Hampton Roads we found the Massie awaiting us. The football team were transferred to her and conveyed to Crabtown, where they went on leave. The rest of us remained out on the drill grounds for another week. There was great rejoicing among us when at last we got underway for Crabtown. As we steamed up the bay that night before we turned in we began to pick up lights we had seen before, and while we were doing our utmost to sleep in spite of our excitement the fleet an- chored. When we got up on deck next morning Bancroft Hall was in sight. With feverish haste we collected our belongings and piled them in the boats and after a half-hearted attempt to eat the breakfast which had been pre- pared for us we were allowed to shove off. "Four N Yell, one Navy and three-," a wild race for the beach, and our second class cruise was in history, and second class leave the period in which we stood-and a Class Supper, a period atltwhich we sat. Epy and Hypo Cycloid, Mena Boys Luncheon Al Sea Fx Q . au , Q 9 i ' ' - i i- if ' Q L 5 , 1 , ., r x . - 4 , i . .-.. - ,U ,, , , A , Z4 Jf.?g,z. .. :"'5'63"' ' .-' r . . pw' , ... ,. -. ' 4 , " umm.: . 5, , "-,. A X V I .-I 99- '-'glllrrfvtpg -1 U I 'Q Y- A l - 5, -A 93 1 1' N, 5 l 1 , , c I 4 VU, 'IF - XL '. Q M jg Ki. .. , l ,ra fa - l 1 ir - it Q , c fs-1 fyl, ,,:,f-,,,s.,g1- g- -N ,p ,. xi , Q. i ,A A 4 .A . 15- .,,. -3524253 j ' -- gf -t'.,'3', ' if f -i ,,.,,gg, ' th . ' ,. I , , V sa, ' ,",'liC, M- '5 4 -' p ' , ,N ig. ' uv..-+..z' ' .. " ' fx. ' , ' - ' '-., ad, i - , -. , v N .4 h r it 'r ,'."ll ff - r ff 1 i ,egg iff" ' 1 9 ' "riff-,,f'+g 'ZIV' . gf " " il ii-,ia YQ. , . , .'.:...- " '- 'mul 'U .':if,', ' 5 ' Y' 1 .. 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L :Mu-,mln I mi ' f Q' i , Z9 AN alive! une 7th it be- gan-and most inauspi- ciously. lts hard for J ll any, cruise to begin au- spiciously, but this one dicln't even lry. All sorts of things had preceded it --the wildest contradic- ..- until the last moment?- tory "dope" fwhich wasn't stilled hesitation and uncertainty characterizing all information con- cerning ships, itinerary, etc., and various fearsome orders lm. -lv M , HJ elf fl . - - Jr J . I 'hp . ,, M 18, .f'.--,-4.u...lma6.T1A.' Shipping Over which caused certain chilly thrills to play tag down and around our nervous systems as we read. There was one, for instance, which read- n 1 6' IIA-iiifl' '49 Te-n Minutes to Boat Time 245 Xt 1 X. 1 5 i :sumt- j I Qaiif if f -Q., r g t ,X ' . 5 , . ti J P' . . 7 r fs? l llfli. I f l,l.w ua... PM., i. N... Yorlc ugggff tggjvvygggggiffk mms- I7. When watches, drills, and other circumstances permit, midslmipmen will lceep the following routine : ful First Class. 6 a. m. or earlier. . . , . ..... .Tum out. 7 a. m .......... ,,..., R eady for duty. 7 to 7.30 a. m. ....-. ..,.. T alt: obs-egilalions for a. m. navigation work, when prac- tica e 7 30 to 8. I5 a. m.. . .. .,... Breakfast. . 8. I 5 to 9.I5 a. m. .... .,... W orlc out a. m. sights. 9.I5 to I I.I5 a. m.. .. ...,, Quarters and drill. ' I I.I5 to I2.I5 p. m. -'--- .... D o noon navigation worlt. fln port, II.I5 to I2.J I24I5t0 I-I5P-m l---- 1.-- D inner. Cln port, I2to IQ l.30 to 2.45 p. m ...--- -...- C lear midsItipmen's comparlmenlg attend lecture or collect data for note-bool: subjects. 2.45 to 4 D. m ..... . .... In midshipmen's compartment: preserve silence and write up note-books. 4 to 6 p. m. .-.- -..- ..... gl e creation. In port, leave begins at 4.30. I . . . . e 6 to 6.30p.m.. .... ,. up? ". . . . 6.30 lo 9 p. m. ..... , . . , . . . . Navigation, signals, searchlmhts, or other worlc, as specially -assigned. Turn in. 9.30 p, m, fin port, IOJ ...,...... ..,........... And that is quite a menu! However, it was not strictly followed on all the ships, as on the "Wyoming," for instance, where the Captain was indignantly astonished at the idea of the 4 to 6 p. m. recreation period. Finally, however. all doubts were stilled--all "dope" killed-and we carried our rebellious laun- dry bags and libraries clown to the Reina Mercedes dock and embarked. ,lust about this stage the heavens lost control of themselves and began to whimper in sympathy, and when one of the gallant tugboats shoved off and promptly shoved on a ten-foot bar, the said heavens could restrain themselves no longer -they wept-all over those laundry bags. Well, after vainly endeavoring to shove on to the bar as firmly as possible, the idea was born that shoving of would be an original stunt, so it was done, and out we went. l Well, we'd been there before and soon became acclimated. It didn't take us long to dedicate our smoking par- Iors, nor did it take us long to break out 175, our Nav. books and other tortures. The Fleet was broken up-ships going in all directions. Of course, the "Arkansas" and "Florida" immediately began grafting by chasing clown to Norfolk to play "sosh" with the Brazilians, the former ship having such a good time that she went to New York with our friends, and played there for 246 The Admiral of the Fleet Y Egg: ,-.1-.N ..,...,,:. ,1 -N wi.. ' 1 ."- . V .r :fffgl 1' A - - N ffl 1 5-lf ' 1 fffingryl l Qiyzl AQJ41, Ji . four weeks. And she played some great L games, they do say. Chorinesg champagne- : lm , - filled scuttlebutts: Midshipmen acting as ' 'bil .Q ahxl palanquins down the gangways: hops that ' were hops: gratuitous theatricals-all sorts J of hilarity were jumbled in those few weeks. Such was life aboard the graft-ship. Nor was the "Delaware" far behind, for she had five weeks in the yard-and good weeks they were, if we are to believe all we hear. Meanwhile, the good second division was plowingits way through southern waters to Vera Cruz, for the purpose of giving three hours liberty CIO a. m. to I p. m.D to the Midshipmen aboard. This object having been achieved, the Mid- shipmen were transferred to the Fourth Divi- sion and returned. On the way down, one of the "chaperones," falling in love with his pro- A Day's Work tegcs, boasted that he could form a gun-crew Ffh? ,, f M'd h' ' ' .. ' f.v'1-fs' ,, f,.' o 1 s lpmen which could beat the prize -, ,ggi-15 V-ff-FSC, W . . . 4 ' ""-" ' as 4. .--1'bud"?- f"'F-- -J '4 crew of the ship within twenty-four hours. -,ggi 51 " 5 L,,.Jf"::' He was taken up--and he won the bet, the Q' i ' Midshipmen bettering the enlisted crew s rec- .-ina . A ords for three successive loads by an aver- age of two seconds a load! "Sure! Why dem kinda tings happens EVERY day!" For the rest of us, there was not much stirring. It was one week in Newport: the next week out of Newport. james- town, Casino, Rebel James, Poverty, Hofbrau, Beach, Fussing, Boat duty, Vera Cruz , 1 W ' i v . 69: - I l -'Q l i 1 ,i F X - . A 'lsr v ' ' I i 7 pg ., i vm i 1 . , -L, ',l Lt. lVlann'a Champion l2" Gun Crew 247 ,,.,,v,.v.e-""""mf"""""""'-m.!ffu..1m H,-:ef.,-ew,y'f"' .v I ii 'Qvwgg-'-rrwzvm.-. 'ww f'.,.,,,,""S1Ays. 3 Wf , 'K 'F --.iid " . W... , CR "it V lla!! . 15 ' f We ' ' l' Q - f "1 .M lfv-s'1.i! 'f21 WT: 2 . ,Q ' I gg V ,p f J :gg " 'WA Q, 'A Y',-v-"fgx:',z,-ygw, ,ju ig... Lf, , i - bfi F -v , .- ,g . ..- v is 'A '..,!,w,.aww: i lupfit-H111 gr 4 I, -. ig A ' ' V5-Xi - .. -' ix. , gil.-rw -f . .. Q1f!':f5xi f ' , Jiri ' -' ' ' ' V 'Al a. ,, ' Li.,!1ig:if5.!qg , , J 4. 1- f -of 9i2L.,rsim.51M9:.m1fp,?-:f.ri.'Jii'!Mimi W r? ww. ..-Q , 4 - , . .V , , 1. A l-lops, Movies, and boredom were the characteristics of the weeks in New- port. And outside it was a succession of Sub-calibre, Nav, General quarters, and Sleeplessness: lots of that latter. It was a much-debated question-whether you lost most sleep in port or out of port. The .hops were often fine-and sometimes not so fine. Several of the ships gave very interesting affairs, and, seen from a social viewpoint, the sum- mer was highly successful. If you don't believe it, ask ,Iimtown's hotel pro- prietors. Every oncein awhile they'd spring something new upon us--decide that we needed buzzer drill at least I5 minutes each day, or that a good-looking Nav- book was an altogether necessary requisite for liberty, or that I0 men on the pap at a single haul was pretty successful chaperonage. And then there were certain events which we remember particularly viv- ' A a"s .7 l idly-such as the "Fish Ball" and the week SAL .. Passing the Forls ,. ,,,,,,. ..,... ,, .,. . ., , , 1, t Y'n-,- , h f at Fisher's Island and the "Wyoming's" state reception. But such things are all past now. We have gazed upon a cruise from the Mid- shipman's side of the fence for the last time. And though we have learned much from our I9I3 cruise: though it was the best of our three: though the food was passable and the treatment we received most excellent, yet it was without regret that we saw once more the chapel dome Qa welcome three days in advance of scheduled timeb, and it is with anticipation of yet greater changes and fewer hardships that we anticipate our first long cruise. l A Typical Boat Officer "Four bells of the morning watch! All hands lay aft to disembarkln I i I "Shove off, coxswain, and make the best of your way to the Reina Mercedes dock." "Hoo-oo-oo-Rah ! Hoo-oo-oo-Rah! I-loo-oo-oo-Rah! Fleet I Fleet ! Fleet l" 248 I! 'ul lx' ty: 'li fi ill!!! . A5 I-IE vfnsiticr-'ores THE WHR ISD IB52 U.5.i.XDnJi0 - Angus IA, nu. fG'fiii14r2i!i.,,f,...':1iu8s-J mon. :aa-mpnn n.s.nn-n in -nu U.5.lAvy. ' :of All num-ne. ' ' - 5 y- A , num. mmm -na n sn. r. 3, ' ff' fwl' x.' ni me-up-u or z n urn ein- -me nun nn 5 1' I QQ ,' A ' 1. len Oo, will do lu nd nr ri having don: ua. X I fl 2. Dinar il At the :al Willard, huh! ton 3.0. ' fi A , nf:-z za, nu, uqanxq n uso pm. -maui--:Ing nh .f-' I,.. , I . na nan mu. , ' I L. I , 4 , I. ll un ll hunt: I the Nth tho unpor lin " ' ' . ,J nn an ua :mane off, na no Q in 1--nlngeon on sung. RN- ,. ' f ' V, 3 .f' ,I . 1. nu -in-mpu to vnu :nu n .enum nu X' I nn 1, nn :Lao an un mm my guy having n na :un , is in so In me vm funn on an -mnmn ur nxa eq. , vu an in tha ur. nun-u, nn, sup, na pu-um .men unsung un. I. nu uxanmpun eo :ham :mn xl naarnna nu in n new by urn, nun, or mm-an new may -ro suing from e sir unzip. 4. uma un nm 1 mg em, nr en x z fm. A5 HC 'S NOW "Hey, boy, consider yourself a transport. These four laundry bags are due in the basement at three minutes L. M. T. past the present moment. Steam ahead at standard speed. I'll follow." "Yes, indeed, Rabo, I'rn going to the Beefsteak and Booze party. New Willard for mine every time!" "My suit is a peach. Where's my cane? Golly, I must have a green hat! These tan shoes look mighty nifty, eh, Tommie?" "Now for the station. Give me alight, Kemp! Why, hello, Scotty! Had a pleasant cruise? Good, same here." "Sure thing, l'm going to the big party. Rabo certainly has things fixed up mighty keen. I'Ie's good at that. No, I won't have time to see Miss L--. I can see her for eight solid months at the Lucky Bag Inn when I return in October. Ah, she doesn't care anyway. Whose class ring has she got? Well, that may be, but at present it's the New Willard, one with the fellows, then 'I-Iome, Sweet Home' for me." And We Go nn Leave Reioicinq N-....... aw.. nn... ,. LV, f-1- X ff ff ff V Im, ,, .A-' ..l' A I Y fff ' fi? L w,. , Idrx J L ll -, f -.gg ,, , ,, : ,pw 249 M-n-ns.,-wir: . ,, R-?"'f'xu-M -....,,......,m ., ...M .-.,...-.,- -, Amr..-.,-, X .jr u Q M' IMA' ui 'M Cruise of the Tlllinois FIRST CLASSNIEN IN CHARGE Ballley Davis, N.. Maclowan Sterling BCHFCI DHVII. R- O- Ralston Waller Cochrane Hayler Rich6 Wilson, G. B. Creighton Laycock Starkey Wyman goodness! And so it came to pass that on the seventh day they marched down to the sea, being some ten score in numbers led by sixteen sages of great experience, and de- scended unto the Illinois. And the next morn did they depart. And then passed many days of toil and rejoicing uint I I ' -l A i llqii fll lm ff! f I F' "yi Fil T : . ,U 'l i .- z'L44.:1'wr' I rwfw In J A -if. +I wlfjlw Qilligvll- M HIT 'J as Ww 5 1 ix 1 1 IWAX in the hearts of the adventurers. Q54 I f And on the sixteenth day came they unto a city wondrous fair, which the inhabitants called "Ant- X2 ta in werpen," who were assembled in great multitudes on V i '92 'A the sands to marvel at the strangers. Antwerp. the City of Cilies "" ' And they took them in and there was good cheer and rejoicing. Through- out the surrounding fields rambled the voyagers, and for a halfscore days Bacchus and Terpsichore reigned supreme. Finally with sorrow in their hearts they set forth again. And then passed seven more days on the mysterious deep until the glistening headlands of Vijo announced V once more a haven of refuge. And 250 iw .7ff?f"tF"Ff f"Zs..j' y "6 4, " :gal U ' .3 P , tial Y A jj, here full many a kingly decree was set aside. For they rowed not, neither ' did they swim. Scarcely had the towering hills become familiar to their FW.-mm 1: mt-.lm .-4111514 dr 9311151 ,mf A , ,. .,.. . , I ' ...... land hungry eyes than fate drove them . ... ,faux-'gfwn l I Y A on once rnoreu - - M4' '4 f 'mt' " And came they unto yet dr lm fm' r'nm.m 4'u..-ml, fl.. ...pn .,,r.1. gym.: .lm rf, ...fr M sm, ',am,, ,, 3,,,,W,,, ,,,,,,, ,,,.,,,,,, ,W am., warmer climes and their prow came n.......f..f, em-..,. rl md. .f.c..1,...w'1'1f:.,.-,swf n. to rest in the placid waters of Cadiz. SW-'df-W'-Tl?"-"f!'i""'f"' ' Here, too, the hardy seafarers ven- :l""'19'1'- 5'-T- 51 tured inland, yea, even unto Seville, a 88. ,jlwruu r-vu 6-qrq. . town of much fame. Here witnessed they many spectacles, even a combat Bloody SM between bulls and men, a sport of exceeding attraction to the inhabi- tants. Once more did they voyage onward even unto the famed pillars of Hercules. Here in the shadow of the great rock there was much barter and descended they unto the ship with incense and fine raiment. Drawn by the sight of the Atlas mountains they descended unto the lan'd of the Ethiopians unto a town named Tangiers. And the ship's prow was turned toward the setting sun. And tarried they but once--a small group of islands, Madeira as the inhabitants called it. And from the heights above did they watch the stores being carried unto the ship. And of wine there was much abundance, whereof many know. And now began they the voyage back, and there was much bustle of preparation for a trial of skill in the use of the great instruments of destruction. And the time passed quickly, and so it came to pass that one sunny afternoon the sleepers were aroused by cries of, "Land! Land!" And straining their eyes they beheld a low, dark strip and great joy came into their hearts, for they were home. And several days passed they in exercise with the instruments of destruction. And they descended from out the Illinois and departed the length and breadth of the land unto their homes. Monsieur Rich?-',Ffiend, i':gi:,'f' Q X ' """""" - 'fb 'X' ' E Wu. . N -vs---1 --W f,.,w Q el: .f- . Qty ' i E f , gix l a ., 21 :2 E Qlil uf, x f".- a, X " r all .fw- e 5 gpg i. - it X , D . if W r J. ch he r N 'if' . '. Knisnrbilu . i.,,.. H i 3 N .Peter Sterling hrmqg W Shih -to -Lnnhon " ' 251 G B sgiliacyfa IKNow QU Maw Hman- MOTHER ITS 5-'HP-S UNM: Mmm ra PKHCTKE CRu.sE UT PLEHSURE AQQSEQQ cfwxsz L' ETME SuMMER HBROHD VQWW! - f1 I 4-., Y -.:gg, - , , W V Tj I , H , Q I -f . w . uwcis- v , Q - 3 5 .,,'qs- c,4P,A ff' ' 1 'L fl' ugh. fu , . . :M ' 'N 1359156 ' "' iff. I WILL Hana , 5 W" "H X A A 1 X O wb S .eff o S ' . 1- f 0 M f f xv' 2 ,I . ff K, lg: ' U Vx .f 6 N' ' .Sip sig ' Q53 IGUESS U l . -W QT W , ,f '31-? " 1 ' 1 W! X ' N C l 511 .. fx' may 4 f -X 1' M. f K1 - C9 44 l Y 1 1, , 1.04: X Tizngwg, I -is l au- yi 'sift'-1 f Q. 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"1 Before we start to tell you tales about our summer fs' cruise, '54, We first would like to break to you some very L1 ' I pleasant news, L--4 It s just a list of Navy men, the best in all the land, fri, Who changed a class of worn-out plebes into a ll' happy band. H' Pig The Skipper was the prince of men and always did . his best, pf? To show us that as midshipmen, we certainly were ll bl , -fi est. His cheerful smile and pipe of peace, the welcome l-'J in his eyes. l f-Q5 Are chief among the reasons why we praise him to pf the skies. Y. Q The fellows all laid aff to have a talk with the Exec. And asked him if they couldn't take a cutter off P-'rf . the deck, Oh hell," said he, "You've rowed enough in 1,12 Crabtown-on-the-Bay, lsf S0 we will can that line of bull and take a holiday." Among the bloods aboard the yacht that crossed the M4 ' old equator. FEE Don t overlook the fact that Buck was there as . Navigator, ' , . it-4 With Beauregard, assistant, teaching all the ,N l youngsters Nav, ,W Oh. lt certainly was the finest cruise that we shall ever have. wa F , . . . pk owler s the detective of the unobtrusive kind, Cf He goes about from deck to deck to see what he I 'C can find, 1 He doesn't seem to give a damn to catch us shooting Y crap. But when he finds us smoking he puts us on the if-:Q PHP' 'K I Neal, the ordnance officer, of him this tale they tell, , A5 When asked who'd mend the targets after they'd ' D been shot to hell, V Q Said he, "The midshipmen will shoot and when we l ,F . count their score . sf I think you'll find the targets whole, just as they l Q, were before." HI 253 Pence taught us Mathematics and made our lives a trial, He taught us Trigonometry and "2.5's" were the style. But now aboard the Illinois, those days are all forgot, He doesn't seem to give a damn if school keeps up or not. Says Corwin to the Skipper, "I fear I must confess, That smoking in the youngster class is surely growing less." The Skipper said, "This good old practice must be kept alive, So we'll start to selling Bull again. two packages for five." Three days out and we haven't hit a liek, Some of the fellows are feeling mighty sick, Smoking parlor in the head and poker in the hold. Oh, gang ariilncl you brodies for the beer is getting co . Ten days more and we sight the Azores gray, We don't know much about the place because we didn't stay. We only got one look at them, thank God we got no more, For we all were getting anxious for the European shore. We all got on the forecastle and were scrubbing out our works, The Skipper paced upon the bridge and smoked his A pipe in jerks, Said he to Buck, "Upon my soul, this sight it warms my heart," So he hocked the ship in Antwerp and he let us all depart. Oh it's lay below and get your blues and spruce up nice and neat, And do your best. my jolly lads, there's a banquet there to eat. And all the bloods of Antwerp have gathered there to-night, To see us keep four glasses dry and keep from getting tight. Of all the tales of summer joys upon the briny sea. The one that lingers longest is the trip to gay Paree, Where champagne flowed like water and the night was turned to day, And the only real regret we had-we had to go away. So it's can the noise in Illinois, the youngsters want to sleep, And smooth the bounding billows from the surface of the deep. "It's all down but ten" but we'd ship again with joy. For the cruise of nineteen sixteen on the good ship Illinois. I -Authors: 4092, of the Youngsler Class. EY afar,--,,.. ., , ,, .,, ,,, M.-. .. ,,, .. .,.. lf. ,. , .. -...I .W,.. .. H tv luifl?fillI"lil',lITf..II'f'llll'll.lI'YlIlYQfillYIflfifl Nfl P1 l"lf lllfllil fi Tlffllllflfimli l e g The O5 1 I - 1 N . Q. fa is-v 31 rxgmi K' 4 9 QClfQQQr 115- J'f'4.c:, . DRAMATIS PERSONAE gf3'QlllA,f'?lJEfS'g25.i.5n' I I I 1 l"T"e "'f"i"m" Elle Davis, N., Third Section ..,,,. "The Mormon" George Waxliinglon Alexander Green, snh: Fish Duuqer ..,..,........,...,. 9eo.ll,oi::'Ceorge the Less" Geo. l: usually addressed as "George Doughnuts Elilltuinijlailin-...fl-HP-Om Chigfwi Vnkcys Pleasecooku ..,.......,.......,,. gorgspone Rnllenhagzrn, ,.., I .......,. 3' The Cfew Cliiilckengl em, EORGE Washington Alexander Green, sahn- which same was the cooke-f-"and a Christian A"- J f- man, suh," was an old square-riggerman, ac- 'EIET , ,W cording to G. W. A. Green. That he was a is good cook we found before we reached our 'ff ' first anchorage in South River. U 'You who have not seen the Southern TLii? f- I I l gif, rivers in the autumn and not been away from - -' -dfgjq ' ,W the towns should not feel obliged to migrate to -I' A- 'HX' 7657 -- V Canada for a vacation. We anchored in a r it Q - "H , small, deep cove about five miles from the 1- 'X' wi- "" river mouth, cast off the chief's "Shrimp" and 'N I,.QT,, the HArgo Junior," and set out on a com- ' i bination swimming, exploring, crabbing and ' barnacle-scraping expedition. lanky dark shadow A long, emerging from the fore hold and flourishing a ladle caused a "home- ward-boundn stampede. That night we went to a dance. A sailor's log has no place for dances, but we went: "Cinco," "Viskeys," "George the Second" and the two lrishmenfthe whole crew. They say it continued until 2 a. m. Two of the sailors at least are un- able to prove an alibi for any time subsequent to l0:30. About Part of the Amo and Part of Her Crew 254 ',,,gw40!wvnr.mnnw1n,m,nq. ' 'ff iv, ,, V' V g may-f" . fm- It.:--3 iiTfiv,:'rii7 its-:'fr'w11f --W - 4 -W- " A - i it-aff .. s if l r f ' "ii ' ' X ' ' 4- 12' .,ff.4 Q I 4' A p r 'K Q f f', 'U x Ax S my , 11 3. H wr J '- 'L x- 1 HI. . . , X .X M' -f A s...,.,g-M, s M.. .K , - Nil ,. ..Hg19"5i '4uzf,.....-,,JM,,m ..7h.5g,-- " that time the two Celtic members mutually dis- covered each other wandering around in the woods, ' returned to the house, and ravenously and surrep- titiously removed the better half of an unprotected chocolate cake. The luxury of nine to nineteen daily swims punctuating a continual sun bath claimed us for three days until a fresh down-bay breeze on August 30th brought up the anchor. Leaving the Patuxent River at six-thirty in the evening, we sailed all of a bright, moonlight night, and passed through the fleet in Hampton Roads at six bells the next morning. Willie Wilson embraced us as soon as we reached the Norfolk Boat Club and proceeded to give a demonstration of true Norfolk hospitality. We borrowed money from him, ate his dinners, at- tended his theatre par- tiesandfussed ln Time of Peace Prcparefor Nxlar his What more can a man desire? A heavy autumnal storm which caused much damage to the ship- ping in the lower bay caught us on the night of September 3, and the "Argo" dragged anchor clear out into the fair- wayg not desiring to engage a tug. we planned to stay there. But some "friend" misrepresented Yorktown to us and we went there. Like all the' Southern rivers, the "York" is beautiful. but the last syllable is a mis- nomer. Still, the situation did combine all the advantages of camping out and ice- cream. The "Argo" went out on the noon ebb of the third day, and we spent that night and the next morning clawing off a lee shore in another storm. The "Old Chief" put in twelve hours at the wheel, and the remainder of the crew fed him stimulants and'trimmed sail-except C. W. A. Green, who passed the night in strict adherence to religion, and prayed with a vehemence and volume seldom surpassed, We finally drove into the mouth of the Rappahannock, dropped both anchors, and turned in. Here we made repairs, and then dropped down the river under alight S. W. breeze. We changed course up the bay about 2 o'clock, passed Wolf Trap, I-lowell's Light, Smith's Point, and Solomon's that night, and hove into the Severn at twilight on the morning of the I I th -fifteen dayys out. Yea, bo, "Finest Cruise E-Ver! Ana We Fumd His can 255 All Alone E I 5'GR50 bmi RQBEEG C'5',E'-N 'filo - THE SHIPS COMPANY- Shlfperi - Rbfn 'ffefcher I CA1?fAflgg!uh,1s!- and 64,052 - 'Hanja-,4 'Sy-eager Exec. and Navigafor - 'Savvy ulllfarflh gg ar of Me CQFFSCFJW - B171 ' 7544-fay f-if Lfeafenanf - Don ' Payee def Basins Mafe - Cerro!! I Chief Erryfheer - Bill ' Heard Segman - Saffy Cdffdlb offhe Glvrskhes - 'Bodies 'Ennafer Chief Cook - A07-ed "Why did the Argo? because the Robert Center!" AMBRIDGE is still on the map. "Where in the devil is the Robert Center?" Telegram, sir, telegram from Cambridge! Very well, my boy. l..et me see. Tick this off in return: "Patience is the Mother of virtues. Expect us soon." Early the next morning a few more words were added: "Up anchor. Bob Center is now standing out for Cambridge." Pro- visioned and fresh watered, the old Robert Center set sail and stood down the bay while in the upper bandstand dear old Zimmy hummed out: "Al- ma, where art thou ' . going?" ' We took our ' departure at l0:05 August 27, and made splendid time until 7:30 when - we dropped anchor off Sharps Island at the mouth of y the Choptank. But the next clay we had no breeze "f--f --.:g.,,.,,,,,.,A, at all. So our distance made good was 3 miles -. " ' i'gQf'l"f3 and 26 yards. At 6:00 a. m. the next day the . wg, air stirred, and we crept up on Cambridge, the best 1 ' ii little city in this part of the world, yea, a city of beautiful girls. And here we found a home, sweet home-by number IZ7 lVlill Street. It was ready for us when we came, because an Elizabethan princess was the magnet that drew the ship into this port. Her hospitality is inte- grated as follows: "Take this rocker. Let me get you a glass of cold ginger ale. No, the beer is in the refriger- ator. Can I get you a cigarette? Now you must stay for supper!" Our greeting from France was: "Well,1that certainly must have been "Bob" Center Going Down the Choppylanky The Quarter-declc Awning 1 256 N .t -A ..', :cr-'FW f'iT"'T?TYwu-.,,.-,-Q. Q' y , . 4 I I I !':. X 'i 5 a heavy anchor." Other salutations ' - which epitomize a six days' sojourn Ml I in .paradise conversationally follow: Elizabeth, the party gets underway ' x, -ff f3- at three." "France, have another olive." "Shirley, which do you prefer, ' fx Z ' ALLJQ7 light or dark?" "lVlrs. Berry, you 0J""4 LW , don't think much of me, do you?" an K'uMMj .buff-cn. "Did you say you had a white coat? , 444 White .has great Eigfiiqiqcanfef' "Q51ite 1 4- MW4 1 W4' 'AMAA so: quite so." " i eas ey pose so , gg-,f .OU-.L graifzegully, in the watelg withhhis cane 5d4,4,4-ff dew few ! Stl anglng so natura y on is arm." , , 1 . . gan: ul told him that I would break up some -6406 -all ' in i .Ar of this furniture with him inside of "" i"'f ' three minutes." "Oh, Captain! my yachting party is ready." "Whose time is it to wear the uniform tomorrow night?" "Radical change in Navy Regula- tions affecting side-lights: no longer green to starboard and red to port, but, instead. gold to starboard and blue to port. New orders for crossing: 'Starboard to portiz 'Port to starboardlu' "Cam- bridge without the mid- H . Q- ' Shipmen is unbearable." A .5 ' i ' We will always re- . Y A Q Q A member the above dots ' y- r and dashes. And we will f Q always remember the kind, Q A fi hospitable people of Cam- ' -' bridge who did so much to make our trip joyfully The Cause enjoyable. The names of Berry, Bryan, Dashiell, Lloyd and Cortez are engraved on our hearts to stay. At 5 a. m. September 4 we reluctantly got underway and played back to Annapolis On Dff"'fC'f"f'i"51"'dHY Af'f"10"" for more provisions and fresh water. Our subsequent itinerary is as follows: , V 1 September 6, Baltimore: September qi i-'.V 7. Love Point: September 8, Tol- hgh-nj Q - 1 '- chester Beachg September 9, An- ,J """i' napolis. But after September 4, ' for most of us the Cruise was over. To two men we owe the pleas- Q bam. ure of our successful cruise. Than OQNQQ these there are none better. One is i Qxnvm A our skipper, Pablo Fletcher: the other, PNGM- xr-.oe.v..XCn our chief. Carroll. tpvlpi' 257 H.. 1"-'Q-.M - ' 4 'v A H .,,,,,U,,Wm',.r Ngg' w , "1 .ULU n W ,, M , an Q ' 1:13 ' K X G' pm ,QA .. ., f 5 -If -ff " '?L'-+51 -' A 5 4 - W . L f' -1 ' 'T V f n 1 5, 94 , -1 , Q i xhtml? N I f J N ,A Nj, . ,. uf I 4: 44 1, u 5 ,,, 9 J " T " Doyle and his Bild: An Most of Us Were 1 55 Q1.ff1N" . K, 'ug ' , xy? H 4 Xrifqj 5 75 ' 139 J f' Q 5 EL, . . . . 4 , XJ N 1 ff ' ' el1l:,,,--. 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Fred Pelton at Fort A--e-- bidding the hostess farewell:---"Lady, don't think we have been trying to slip anything over on youln En route to Annapolis from September leave. Eight college queens in forward part of car on their way back to Hscollegef' Only two midshipmen on the car. However, they en- tertain the young ladies very Ubeautifullyf' At Richmond four more midshipmen embark. The first two excuse themselves from the ladies, rush forward to the gang-plank and converse: "Why, hello, Louisa! How have you been?" "'l'here's Susie! Put it here, boy!" "For the love of Mike, who let you in, Sallie?" "Doggone, boy, Cutey, you're as pretty as a peach!" The college girls take in the whole conver- sation and whisper: "What endearing names! I wish I was a midshipman!" Hogan lVlcGuigan talking to the youth of Oklahoma: "Yes, we study Math every day in the year." Earnest listener: "Do you ever get as high as geometry?" 260 UPTLII YAIJI AIN STM!!! ,uli4l.lolturdl!Nll'll4 f rullwtldlmn n Ihr un. M w -. ...1 . ., . Mau. XIAIA Y! il IA u eu n. ml-urn.. um .r nm.. -.ae-nruum In .nw v.-4-M -4 an vu' uuumm cs.. nn. L na .1 .M uma Af-any -1 A- . :- 1 1 fi 1 ln lv- .w I 1- i I- . wmv.-1 wuz: vnu ' E ll . Cmfafiqu - 1913 fl i . in ,.Lgf,-Q . W! 71 1' "-5 L ll! ll? lf? If V! CIW UEIJEVE THE PRESS -- ounNCRO ' :vw mc mum-wHL1.H qvrh.5 ?W3f A15 Eg xfzfm Hgaqiir 2, iflik Xygpz 3. ,Q img xw i. X5 num. 245mm 13. K5 Tp 3: fi :faux gwff W PMA - az J: " C ' A9 X ,QT xff 'ji 313. 51' - ,Y Q . ,Is ,km I. xv x ll K. '- 3fffC.'-Qt 11 ggi, ly 'B jg Wg 1Y!.X',1 E- A .V rm. A Fifx,-. '- w. 1 . QM -if I 1 Htyg fgintq ,J K., .5 'Q L-5 Q i' -mg K, ,. 5-lf, :H .f.,- W:?,f,,' 3? J. 3'- W!'1"l'i M "WA Wi"-' Wfwpf X -'1 f: Hx xwnll 3 gf X HF: er: us! :sri lwni 3' 'sag "VCT Fm? A Q NWWE iQ 3 141 If NNT 10 D LOWS' ku A1 MON xs W-on x w'x u an ." av, Q 95 199 umgtil J"""'? CHRISTMAS LEAVE QT THE NAVAL ACADEMY . N-,N-is x 1 P F Af A 'NX oi" ' iff we me noasnr cenrsn gmnmucx some V ,lj qw., 1 ., , fy: X 04,0 sw Gprs X! TH Manu-R ME AN D MY H7-CH IV T50 jill-mmerican "55alve" Brown Arms and the hero I sing Who first on the gridiron field Into victory came. With shoulders and grace of a god, Mighty of stature is he, Swift as Achilles and bold. Lads! but his place kick the thing Not ffrdliim the dull paths that We That made those Army men yield, H. pi ' . . thl df And turned the rough tideof the game. is na ure ls gn ess an ree As the wave-wandering Tritons of old. Erlilor's Note.-This poem, never before published, was wrillen by Mr. T. L Filzsimons, of Charleston, S. C. after the Army-Navy game of I9 I 2. 'lihe vigor and swing of the poem are due to the facl that Mr. Filzsimonx composed it while speeding along in a New York subway. 262 -2- 'Z ---Ufl '4 Ewen, I 2 Q , f. . I .1 ul L W I' I? JJ '- -l.. ,,,... IGHT here we want to say a word or two about the good work of Beanie Gearing as Cheer Leader and Pete Dickinson as his Senior Assistant. People, we appreciate your work.- We remember your talks and words of advice. You told us what and how to do, and you warned us. You worked as hard as any twoi men on the team. We lost, but we lost to a worthy team. You taught us how to fight and then fought hard with us until the last whistle blew. And the next day you made that team feel that every man in the Brigade was still and ever will be right behind -'em. Beanie and Pete, look here: give us your hands: we appreciate you very much. S Songs anb yells Cl906J Tune-"ANCHORS AWEIGHI' Stand Navy down the field Sails set to the sky We'll never change our course So Army you steer shy-y-y-y Roll up the score Navy Anchors aweigh Sail Navy down the field And sink the Army, Sink the Army Grey. Cl9l0J Tune-"BRING ME A ROSE." CArcadians.D Fight, you team in Blue and Gold, Fight, to win this game: Fight your way through the Army Grey Fight with might and main Fight, you men who wear the N , Fight for Navy's name We'll'fight to begin and we'll fight to the end l Fight, Navy team. FIGHT! C I9 I OJ Tune-"SILVER BELI..S." Rip up the Army: Break through the Grey, rah, rah, rah, You know the play, rah, rah, rah, Get under way, And when our backfield goes through you You won't forget, rah, rah, rah, We'll get you yet You Army Mule. Rah! C l9l I J ' Tune-"ALL ALONE." f' Navy team-Navy team Ji, Fight for the Navy's name-fight, fight, fight 4l.,,,fEvery inch you gain ' Q' A Will bring the Navy fame I " So get clown, team, and fight-FIGHT! Underway--every play Navy, it's up to you So fight to win today ' And make the Army grey GO DOWN BEFORE THE GOOD OLD NAVY BLUE. 9, 264 CI9I2l Tunef"YOU'RE IN THE NAVY NOW." You're playing the Navy now, We'll ram you with our bow. The poor Army team They haven't the steam To hold the Navy now. You'll smash the Army Grey, You'll smash the Army play. The Navy Blue Goes through and through When they get under way. The Navy wins today, today: The Navy wins, the Navy wins, The Navy wins today, today, The Navy wins today. CI9l3J Tune-"WHEN I GET YOU ALONE TONIGHT." All aboard for a Navy day, Fight your way through the Army Grey. Fight your way down the Field, And roll up the score, And drag old West Point under once more. Fade away, black and gold and grey, Change your course and just roll away. Army, Army, you're a wonder: Take a tip and stand from under, Gangway. let a deep-sea wave roll by. H9133 Tune-"DAS HABEN DIE MADCHEN SO GERNEI' - Oh, the Gold and the Blue of the Navy Are the colors triumphant today, For the men of the sea are in battle, And there isn't a chance for the Grey. Oh, the day of the Army is over. For defeat us they never can do, There is nothing in sight but the Navy. Ql9l 33 Tune-"ROW, ROW, ROW." You've got to FIGHT, FIGHT, FIGHT, For dear, old Navy. You must FIGHT, FIGHT, FIGHT. For dear, old Navy. You must smash right through that line. Fighting all the time, Hit 'em hard and hit 'em low, And change the six to nine, But you must FIGHT, FIGHT, FIGHT, Don't let them stop you. You must FIGHT, FIGHT, FIGHT, FIGHT FIGHT. Every inch that you gain, Will bring the Navy fame, So you must FIGHT, FIGHT, FIGHT. FOUR "N" YELI.. Navy! Navy! Navy! N--N-N'-N A-AAA-A v-v-v-v Y-Y-Y-Y Navy! Navy! Navy! AUTOMOBILE YELL Rah! Rah! Rah! Rah! Rah! Na-vy Rah! Rah! Na--vy Rah! Rah! Hoo-Rah! HooARah! Na-vy-Rah! Rah! Rah! Rah! Rah!--Na-vy! YEA!-TEAIVI YELL N-a-v-y N-a-v-y Hoo-Rah-Hoo-Ray U.+S.-N.-A. RAH! Y-e-a--Y-e-a-Yea Team. SIREN YELL Hoo-oo-oo-Rah! Hoo-oo -oo-Rah! HooAoo-oo--Rah! We're all for the Gold and the Blue. N-A-V-A-Y. Never: A , A ff MM.. mf- .,,,,f. -3 NlYfQ C., PNWW' , T1 Lol: r ., ' fi! 0555 - Q Hvzmtg .' 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They tell of the man who makes midshipmen realize that they are midshipmen. Neither will I forget the talk in smoke hall second class year that brought a team to tears and at the same time to their feet. "You all-ll men can Hght. And by Gawd I want to see you do-oo-oo it." Here comes Reilleyl "jim, Jim, Sunny Jim, Noisy Jim Reilleyf' No, sir, we cannot forget this man. "Right after 'em, people." "Get that man, Babe." "Tackle low, tackle low. I say tackle low. For God's sake, tackle low." Yes, those words come back to us all the time. His little y speech at the Y. M. C. A. meeting showed us clearly ' ' the great importance of athletics. "Jim" told us that it was the best college course, and we believe him. Remember "Jack, jack, Crackerjack, our jack Cates." Sure thing! We remember "Jack." He is watching the team every minute. And then this talk! It was great! "Victors or defeated men: Be each, pray God, a gentleman." We remember each one of the words of advice. We know that we will always remember them. Each one of these men has talked to us man to man and made us men. But "our father!" He always knows. "Rah, rah, rah! Proud we fee!! l Our Paul, Skinny Paul, Paul Dashiell!" ! Somehow or other we feel mighty close to these - - men. They have worked and fought with us. They Ompaul 266 have pleaded with us and they have cussed us. They have made us men. We sincerely appreciate their influence. we gladly accept their advice, and we truly emu- late their actions. We will never forget them. But is remem- brance alone a real consolation? Are dreams the same as realities? lt. is not natural that a football squad will report next September minus twenty of l9l4's men. It seems strange that we will not be in the stands as midshipmen next November. lt's hard, yes, very hard to realize that it's all over. Men of the Brigade, hear me! l9l4's day is over. Yes. it's over. It seems impossible. but it's over. lt's a sad day, this june Sth! But look here, you men of the Brigade, remember the words in each of the yells that is dedicated to one of the men who works for you all the time. Remember these words, people."Neveraknock.""Sunny Jim,""Crackerjack"and"Proud we feel." and next year, God knows, will be yours. fl-M X vfl ,, ,. 'v 's .1 IK. . fm gi: I - 5 - f 9 X 5. ' , . , , , 1 9 7:52. ' Q Lf 1 I -,Q . , 5,,,,,, 35,3 , I, I . ., ,M 4, 3,7 H lx ,L , 5 , sz, x QA -,lkvfyu : , V .h . L .- -V .1 , V , V , JN' 1 ., -. ., 44' -KUJY A-Tift, ' 'Mar -IQ: 4- ,. ,I tif' 1 L71 :V L , 5' 'Aki'-' R 'M .15 ' ' , "J -' 'Eli' : 'S li I 1' ' 'il' 5' A , 3 . - , , P - ,- . ,. ' KI ff ,gg 1, ,E .,f,.' my-jf, . M. R . . V - , 1 L 1 ik ' - ,I le, bij QV' ,xii 4 Aff:-ld: ,K Wifi' , 1 4 71:4 113. I ljfgk vi V kilff, Lk fi. - 'L ' HJ r .. ' I -V: ffifi 1. :if A kyiw 1 G - f' -4 PT" ' 1 .', . ,',,q. -- ,f, . .. . , , V, T, A IEQA :xl 1 Luv ,-:Q-1 1 1 if iff x 4 VM ' r ,lv ,121 Lgg! KN. x 1 . 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K -5-'fIF'.fiiif'5ff-'ff 1. .1 3-1-if ' here on October 4th with fame already theirs through previous games, while Navy had prac- ticed only a short time. Still no one expected the westerners to put up such a game fight against our squad of veterans. With twelve Nt men as a nucleus our prospects were indeed bright, but Pittsburgh put enough pluck and grit in the game to give them the enviable distinction of holding us to a scoreless tie. No one was dismayed, however, at this result because the squad showed unmistakably that it had in it the making of a great team. Manager Hayle: Coaching began in dead earnest the week following this game, under the able leadership of our devoted "Doug" Howard, and the team made rapid strides which were manifested when we locked horns with Georgetown. Their coming was heralded with much gusto by partisan papers who did not look behind the score in our first game. It must be admitted that Georgetown had a well drilled team and that their leader was a brilliant player, but they were com- pletely subdued by the brawn and dash of the Navy team. The final score was a source of keen gratification to the backers of our squad. It cannot be said that we anticipated any serious trouble with Dickinson, but practice was just as thorough as ever and we were well primed when we lined up against them on the eighteenth. The game showed that the team had under- gone steady improvement. The spectators were given the treat of seeing the Navy's game opened up a little. While line ' f' plunges remained a prolific source of ground gaining, several pretty end runs and a for- ward pass or two were sprinkled in. By this time football critics had turned an eye of approval upon our team, and the Maryland Aggies were admittedly playing beyond their depth when they faced us on the " ' twenty-fifth. Still they hung on doggedly and played their best ball until the final 269 Geel l Wisli lhe Came Would Star! Captain Gilly whistle ended the one-sided contest. The score was quite the largest run up by a Navy team for some years back. During the next week the -' I - Brigade adopted a slogan which, being translated, meant "revenge on Lehigh for last year." Special attention was given by the squad to breaking up the open work plays which had been such splendid ground gainers for Lehigh in the past. Hence it was Rav WH on 'he Kick Off with great enthusiasm that we watched our now wonderful team treat them to a sound defeat, 39-0. From this time football became the popular topic of conversation in local circles and "get Bucknell too" was the common wish. Bucknell played us on November 8th, They had a cast iron reputation, and, while everyone was practically sure of our powerful machine, yet the visitors were more or less of an unknown quantity. We swept them off their feetin the first half and everyone thought "meat for us." But Bucknell still had some pep and came back strong in the third period with a touchdown. This was the first score of the season against us and quite nat- urally paraded the famous sea-going angora. His goatship's ire once roused, we proceeded to make more touchdowns in the last quar- P ter than in the whole first half. Final score . 70-7 and Navy again revenged. On the fifteenth with a wet, unpleasant field we went up against Penn State. They had a green team which had been hammered into shape around the wonderful little --H f- 1 Miller in a single season. This game was rather disappointing. Navy got within easy striking distance of the goal time and again, but lacked the final punch to carry it over. A single touchdown and a goal from placement were all we could muster on the scoreboard. This, however, depressed no one, and with but two short weeks to The Game we began to wear the usual grim expression. It has become more or less of a habit to play N. Y. U. the week before the f Army game. Accordingly we met our old friends on the twenty-second. The game was not phenomenal, but the Navy showed excellent form and came out on top, 48-0. With a wonderful record and 'a still more wonderful team, free from serious injuries, we had one week's practice ahead of us, with apparently the rosiest of prospects. However, it K f . seems that prospects are occasionally Navy',Ball deceptive. ln that week we yelled. 27l 1 Stonewall Defence . .n.:.A sang and spoke football. ln the mess hall we ate football three times a day. At recitation we sketched a H -4 side elevation of a football for a B Sz W boiler. At drill we read "Mike Love Watch" and cried out immediately "signal." We worked out the score from a standpoint of exterior ballistics and figured out the . effect of the team's initial velocity with a 28-inch vacuum. We marched and we snake-danced. We decorated Given 'O Mac' Tecumseh and prayed to the god of the Hinders. The night before the big game we got together in Smoke Hall and sent telegram upon telegram to That Team at the Vanderbilt Hotel. We talked and thought. We tried to be quiet and steady our nerves. It was no use. That one thing would fly back each time to the center of the mind and stay there. " T " Doyle got up and cautioned us about over-confidence. I-le said: "Fellows, if they begin to outplay us at any time, by Gawd let us yell that much louder! We have a fine team. But if by any chance we lose, let us go down, every man of us, with our colors flying." Tackle Low l We then turned in for a few hours' sleep. At 5.30 we were Lieulemml Chormley counting Off: N-A-V-Y. "Sir, the Brigade is formed." "Anchors Aweighf' "Squads right." And we were off. SCORES Navy Opp. University of Pittsburgh . . 0 .-f--- H lg ' Georgetown ...,. . . . . . . . . Dickinson ............... Maryland Aggies ..,. .... Bucknell ........... .... Penn State .............. 0 23 O 29 0 76 0 Lehigh ........... .... 3 9 0 70 7 IO 0 48 0 ' University of N. Y. ..... . Another Ongl Army . . ' ............ . . 9 272 D NX x4 ls I 'rv-Q L ,tf'.f'sfj1'T..n.,Q ffqffynm - 1 . .V g . Nbr 7"'N'7fef'-51777 -X77 - i X1 uSOtll'fQl'Q,S to the Beam" Full many a winning Navy team Has played a winning game, And many a man has won his place ln Navy's Hall of Fame. Yet none of these old heroes came Of more heroic mold Than those who on the Polo Grounds Upheld the blue and gold. But now we'll add another tale To memories of the past. Of how a Navy team went down, Yet battling to the last. So while the Pointers cheer the team That we MUST BEAT NEXT YEAR, We'll gather 'round our Navy team And give them cheer for cheer. 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'..jfh.. in 3... .iw 'iiwm'-fm.-gfifw in - qfif-rm--4 1166 ,uw-x,f' .g . lbw? W wgfmqiix,3aiukWiut++.,:.t?m... .fi ., .fi-fm-.az-V..-uf: I in HE. Army game of l9l3 was played on the Polo Grounds in New York City. They were well arranged and well kept, to the satisfaction of all parties. 34 FF 44 ik PF Pk Captain Gilchrist won the toss and chose to defend the north goal. This 'of course gave the Army the kick-off, and at promptly 7 h. 05 m. G. M. T., Novem- ber 29, McEwan kicked off to Gilchrist on the twenty-yard line. "Gilly" got back to near the thirty-five yard line. A brilliant series of dashing, smashing plays followed, which, including a run of nearly 40 yards by "Monty" Nicholls, landed the ball on Army 's one-yard line with the goal to make in one down. Navy was rushing the Army off their feet and things looked fine, but the Army held and got the ball on downs. They got off a poor punt which was nabbed by Nicholls and planted on the 20-yard line. Several pretty line smashes netted only a few yards. Nicholls then ran the ball over squarely in front of the goal posts. On the next play "Babe" Brown dropped back to kick and a perceptible groan escaped the South Stand. The ball left his toe on the I9-yard line and sailed squarely over the goal posts. Navy 3, Army 0. McEwan kicked off again and Nicholls ran it back, only to fumble, and Army secured the ball on Navy's 25-yard line. It was Army's first chance to threaten Navy seriously. Several line smashes availed them nothing and then Markoe fumbled a forward pass made to him over the goal line. The Navy .h X n 3. The Pointers The Midshipmen 2 7 7 The Arena was then blocked and Army recovered the ball on our'6 yard line. A couple of plays resulted in losses, so Woodruff relieved jouett and duplicated Brown's kick from the I9 yard line. Navy 3, Army 3. Brown kicked off to Army, who fum- bled, and Vaughan got the ball on their 20 yard line. A series of plays failed to make any substantial gains, so "Babe" was again called upon and delivered the goods with a beautiful goal from the 30 yard line. Navy 6, Army 3. McEwan kicked off and Navy got back to the 40 yard mark. A play failed here and Brown attempted a forward pass which rolled over the goal line. ,Iouett punted to the 45 yard line. A couple of plays were good for 6 yards, then Nicholls punted. punted. Army returned it 20 yards and then failed to gain. They finally punted to Nicholls on his I0-yard line. He punted. Army tried three unsuc- cessful forward passes and then punted to Navy on their I5 yard line. The quarter ended Navy 3, Army 0. An exchange of punts opened the second period, leaving the ball on Navy's 37 yard line. Nicholls' punt I I I "Mac" Monty lakes 40 Yards ' 278 xl ll 375- 1 MA T KIZTTL4 'L::, wr W' V W sw 'Ill "lNN'e:.s'r 'ronrf-1 IBUCKS-1?a"GE Luc: . The punt was blocked and rolled out on the 45 yard line. After several futile tries at the Navy's line Hobbs kicked out at the 34 yard line. Nicholls punted to Army on the 33 yard line. Army then made 3 and 2 and then got away with a beautiful forward pass for I2 yards. On the next play Army made good a clean, swift pass over the goal line, scoring a touchdown. An easy goal was missed. Navy 6, Army 9. Brown kicked off and Army came back I5 yards. The half then ended: Navy 6, Army 9. Between halves the President changed sides and both stands supported their respective teams uproariously. McEwan kicked to Navy, who got to the 25 yard line. A series of punts Army Kicks 279 , left the ball Army's on their 35 yard line. They punted to Nicholls, who got back to their 42 yard line and then added , W r J -:. 1, I6 more on an end Q". f lil? V , ., !' L run. A series of XSL plays resulted 'in K .4 il ' - no material gain, lx I so "Babe" again X A NIM 0 t w kicked a fine goal , 1 from the 30 yard lr' 2 f' iglafllj: mark, tieing the y score amid the q",r3i2lPl' y bhlifwf ff ,V wildest enthu- ,1Aj,-11,'.9L L,Q,'1-1 "N 4721 f,,. - ilk T r Slasm NaVY 9' i '15 'i 2 ' Army . P' ff f' "r -if gf l ff! Nicholls re- .E 4 .v '74 ,A ffvfkjj? r ceived, and then 'P if l kicked to Army's 1 A Q27 l I 38 yard line. An Jmc. exchange of punts ff' 'X put the ball in iVVN0 Io 'FHL GUILTY Jvvw? Army's possession on their own 46 yard line. A forward pass was then out of bounds at the 40 yard line. Nicholls punted. Several punts followed, leaving the ball on O-M-0-oh' Babe Bmwnisoum Army's 35 yard line. From here a dazzling double pass was worked and Merrilat got away for a corking run of 60 yards, being downed on the 5 yard line. Our astonished team held twice but on the third try Hoge was shot through for a touchdown. This time the goal was kicked. Navy 9, Army I6. Cel Down and Gel Under, or Bunch on Top of Babe 280 7 ,ff n fr My NT iw JW 'il ' I f - - 'rig ESR L! fir JK M 1.4 Af 0 Brown kicked off to Hobbs, who was spilled on the 30 yard line as the quarter ended. Nicholls returned a punt 20 yards and then added 8 more on line plays. Then he punted. Army ran it back to Navy's 20 yard line. After a couple of plays Army shot a nifty forward pass to Markoe behind the 'M lg I 2' 'J not kicked. Score: Mitchell, who relieved Nicholls. re- turned the kick-off 30 yards and then got through to midfield. Here he failed to gain and an intercepted forward pass gave the ball to Army, who punted. Navy's ball on 33 yard line. After several failures Navy punted goal for another touchdown. The goal was Navy 9, Army 22. . gg.. f s, i .,r. f-?:iJ ag 1a- 'Sy' E . 6 , -y Z., g? NAVY 1715 V and Army muffed, Howe getting the ball for Navy. A forward pass then failed and rolled - - over the goal line. After short gains Army punted to Navy near midfield. Another forward pass was in- tercepted by Army who ran out of bounds at the 45 yard line. just as Hoge was downed for a loss the game ended. Final score: Army We had high hopes and defeat is bit- ' U" 3 EE ff f Q ,, .1gil Lx :I l 453117. -I ff , " 11" 22, Navy 9. 'if FIILBY ter. But we offer no excuses. We were outplayed by a worthy foe. -SW -MN N offs VM 1 T ix , 9 "QI :iw -df - X - f--JF ge --- . W H of 'Ek' x bl 4 ---- SE O " S S ivw'-A+ N 'I TRY'-wmv-gay - UV' AVI! OVER" 281 Q+ L N QQ F? 7 I0 I5 '10 If JO JS 10 15 JU 15 16 JJ JO I5 I0 ll I0 .7 0 M 611+-A-1-4-+ M Q ax M., .... - - gf- - - gg Ad My ':::'-n.,. A F fvdrh A - T QE :WW - 2' i-- - -- 755212 Z5 5 Q5 9 3 2 Of-2-:::--"" "' " ' f ru - - K ,VA 2, - - .. - , - U- IN, - U- -nuvg L ------ " LLl J. 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J, fs INV' 21..L.., MV. . l,'..v4.,' ixwv :A .Qffi U. .. 4 . y, in ,wa .U .A Sv . .- i, iii XGJJH P' .l"vlvf ,gf ' xl 'l I Ni i' M A ' ill f 'if' 1 .' .3 . . nf- - v. - ... -1 -.21 1 rf - Q:4l'?.mw-Q51f1l,5.9Hff:-he HIS is reallya major sport with us and one which attracts more attention than any other ex- cept football. It seems like an anti- climax to most of us to go to a bas- ketball g a m e a .. week or two after .Ki an Army-Navy . game which we have not yet gotten out of our systems. ' During the winter, nevertheless, it forms our Saturday after- noon diversion, and crowded galleries with midshipmen standing two or three deep testify to its popularity here. Another feature which should not be passed by without a word is the inter-class series of games in which more interest is ' manifested than in any other inter-class athletics except pos- li 1 s-I had sibly football. Further- ' more, the class teams are Caplain lVlcRenvy ,Y pf fd Ay as a rule fast. f Our prospects in basketball were a A gg little dubious before the season. Last year GQ '31 we had a wonderful team which won every , bl! gameg this year at the beginning of the season ' ' we had only Smith of last year's team who ,f-v--, A 1 could play. lVlcReavy's injuries in the foot- ,gw 'i 7' ball game made it improbable that he would --,. .. be able to get back in the game before the 7' middle of the season, and we had not tried out L I A, . many others except the regular team last year. NN, 7 A -e ' Many of us were inclined to be pessimistic -1, , 4 --- Q ,fps about our prospects. -ff , M, 1 ----f---Y The first game showed that our team 'X' .f Q ---e was built of the right stuff and that the Navy HX, - ,ch .- -'-,-,-,-- ' e.-YV spirit which had borne our bitterest defeat two weeks before was bound to win finally. New York University came down here after having defeated Columbia and in the first few minutes 285 PM of play in their game Wqivf' STM, with us scored seven- 7 if V,-qn'f0U teen points to our four. Fwwaw ML I Ol-D Then our team got nv iff- I ff "I Sven down to work: the first by 49 N half ended: N. Y. u. ,f' Q ' I7-'Navy I5. The 63' XL team did not let up but kept right on fight- U l j ing to the end, winning will :W I the game by seven ' Fig "' points. It seirfied hal- , 1 most impossi e t at . Y? Sotllbi-E. N Y U , f Q42 " C'U"'D lead Loiid oigimoief ll E L5 Goo O " come. F E B N THE MLK That game put an 5525: end to criticism and pessimism, and clearly showed that the season could not but be successful. The next game fulhlled our expectations. On Christ- mas Eve we secured a victory over Yale, the defeaters of the Army: a successful season was assured. Every game it was the same story: our team was determined to win, played hard, and did win. ln the game against the hitherto undefeated team of the Catholic University, lVlcReavy played for the Mananerxvilnse first time this season. This necessitated several changes in the line-up, but if the score tells the story the changes were certainly beneficial, for we won, Z8 to I7. Our game with Loyola was a source of satisfaction to us not only on account of the score but because of the excellent team work displayed by our "Hve." The following Saturday in the midst of the semi-ans. we played Virginia Polytechnic Institute, and it was a case of "Same----Same." Of Swarthrnore's fast team we entertained some fears but as the game progressed our fears were supplanted by admiration for our team. It was a very spectacular game and a Navy victory. 15. These facts speak for themselves. Whatever Z we may say of any other sport, our basketball season QW was successful. The team which at first many were 'SWS' ' ' - 14 vu - inclined to believe a forlorn hope developed in a remarkable manner. They played as a Navy team should, hard, consistent, fast, always keeping on the job. Thus they won victories for the Navy. Among the players "Smitty" of l9l5 stands out as a "phenom." He is undoubtedly the best college player in the United States. We cannot say Qtoo much in praise of him. His work needs no improvement. He is perfect. To "Jim, Jim, Sunny Jim," Ensign Wild and X' Captain lVlcReavy we take off our hats. They gave f 5' us a crackcrjack teamg they showed the Navy fight K iffy, 2 ag all times, and they won every game. No one "'i:7':l "A can do more. 286 5INucE - LAI' IM T! i CJDUIE To r' ' F 60?-' 2 if J CME 1:2 I l -4 ' ' ' . f I I f' I for -.HTH APOL cans S 77: I 'DYWG anne. .CS SCORES Navy . 32 N. Y. U. Navy . . 34 Yale . Navy . . 28 Catholic U. . Navy . . 66 Loyola Navy . . 5I V. P. l. . . Navy I . . 29 Swarthmore . Navy . . 59 St. Johns, Brooklyn Navy . . 62 George Washington Navy . . 40 Washington and Lee Navy . . 40 Georgetown . 287 Ensign Wild 25 . 23 . I7 . 22 . I5 . I3 . I3 . I8 . I8 . I2 A Fi ,,. . Igmrcm I FW' FF' FT uF'!"!!F!':,'H "W""F f ' W' lr M VR at 'f LJ L., " . ..-1,1-. 'J'L..':. 5 .. 21-my .--- ' . -, - L , ,521 '4 h A - Q .J i '- wr .- -gi... mm. ..1 as-.:.:nns1:1..,..---11'-,-:t.t.Q.:f.r.-1141: .L- uw ,,-,g .,.,-.4--. .,-J., 4.4-,,"a.'.r1 i4,1ff1e:-imn1.lf'4-lim-. li. 'mr ., -r .. .. . . ., . .. ,,,, , , , ..,,,l..- ,. ,U I .. ...W ,,.,,,i,,, ,. , mpgs. U, -, 43, ,H rg.. ,M A I. , 1, Ai., 3.1 I . . 5- ., U. ..,-. f. -- .' . ,ii lily- I .. - - . 4 5 ,- . ',-3.5.5 . Jill iillliiw in V. -456 Clif ww- 3 -'ip 'if ' 92? +..Qw'!, qaflgklrfnnvirzfifwi' - M wma. 3-ffl' . 1 uv . " " ".':-fffyizf-age-h?.?.q:2affrQy.-2 Nt, me - ..b,gf1z' it M z-in ' ' '-1 .twinGnf:y,s-:xfs,.ix1':1-egg.. " 51,145-:nv ': :I .7-,:,t.:Egiz-5:qf171udigg5.w ,,gg'eE3 ,. QfS,f4g1.4 4- - fly, u H5 'ai'Qru'-25535'5,u?.f:':g5,eiqu.11:'r:- ,vi-f-. V " , ', ., , - , 1: . -144.:a'.ig,g.Q-'.'gi,:,:6:' 5511- I-rr-'ql.g. , . c'l.m'f,- - ,QV '5,y:1452:,-45.a1"g.g+!- 3 J--.im , Q: -.,.1 . . ' ' g-'- '-3-af-f lu. 21 'v . - , :Im-: -.1 ,-.gif-.wa 1: .wwf New nie' ' :G-fsfisfzf-r1Q.?...e-.'.?- '.1mf2::!fi 4211+ gs:-'fix-zemi'-'s.f41 Rm ,- ' :J i'5.5:E1'fiZ'f -- - - -1 .- .....s..,..v..-.....,.............i Il'::f.,'.'.- . , .jj ..'5,-q:!jVf'v..4 ' A Fwy. . 'i,'z'..:.."5' '. ' .rl '. i' ,' . . ,Q 5.1: A'Qf',.,' ,, ' : "I: , -. 71-,..fr'f . VVN- X. .I ,. v N I -.L Y' - ! 4 Caplnin llnns - v The Three Ring Cin.-un HIS sport has heretofore been a major one with us and one in which we awarded an N, contrary to the practice of most colleges, because it was a sport in which we met the Army. ln the past our teams were excellent, and usually the contest for the inter-collegiate trophy was fought between our team and that of the Army. Last year, however, West Point did not send a team to compete at the inter-col- legiate. This seemed to dampen enthu- siasm and diminish the interest of the Brigade in the sport. Such action could not but react against the team. The result has been that altho the squad has worked manfully, the Navy has not had the uniform success she was accustomed to have in fencing. Nevertheless our men have fenced in good form and have made their opponents work to win. They have fought with true Navy spirit and given unstintingly of their time and effort to furnish us a winning team. To the captain of the team, Hans, should especial credit be given for the form in which he has fenced. He has been our mainstay lffa Qplw. WJ but 288 .xx and in no meet did he fail to I J He gas devet ope a goo I, X team. ln the inter-collegi- ate meets held in New f nl' , XV X score for us. I , ,a,,,g,..g,,.Q,.T, ,, York City the l0th and "ll K Ilth of April he lost the W inter-collegiate champion- ship by avery small margin. The team showed fine work in taking second place in the inter-collegiates. Columbia was threatened time and again, her lead being overcome by the heady work of the Navy fencers. At intervals it seemed as if the Navy would bring back "the little man" for decorating the gymnasium, but fighting hard to the bitter end they lost it only by a link or so. Halpine, Clenclon, Peck, Partello and Ellsberg deserve MnnanerCochwne credit for their work on the team. Halpine made a splendid score in the novice events and took second place. He shows every indication of being an expert by his first class year. Cochrane is to be commended for his efficient way of managing the team. His work with the sabres is marvelous. Team, you have done well. In the early part of the year it seemed that the Navy would have a poor team. No one could realize your ability. No one cared to risk a good prediction for you. ln spite of all of this you have come to the front. The Academy is proud of you. is The Fencing Team 289 ,. 'f' .',, 1 ' ,H if - H ' g 1 , , l - l fJ ' ' 1L i A ' ' 'iff , r . , . 109+- v 1 1 1 l Lu , -,J f , .4 . l in l 1 L V 'i I Q I ff' ' 'i JY ' J: 1 M221 3 - 5 A 1 it at A 'T-.'?' ' ,av '. ' n 'wr'-":,-. Q ' Y 7 ' . X' 1' rf '.::i:p?i'.1--sr., nfili- fl if' Aw. ' ' i i f H afiei ' 1. -Lui. J..' 1415 HQ' 7221 gy.-iff-i ' 2' if ,yfvilzryl-' 5 i 13,11-f ' , - V J :V ,.--gm '43 55, ',:3.g,f.s:- M. - 5 gg:,g5gy ' - 393, . - . '- ' J-5111 .. Q '-i12'J:" "ur,'gEtg', X. .I Y l""i I, . we-1' . PM Muwwwwnumwwwmrnanummmwm mLwwammmmvm1mmamunmuvnmmvm 1 X Xt , X ff. .,,.,1.- I, -A L. -I , , HE Brigade during the winter months regale the after- noons of hop days and evenings of other Saturdays wit- nessing combined attractions of the gym and wrestling. The boys like to break out in Navy blue tights and display their forms for the fair ones in the assembled multitude. For this reason this branch of athletics is popular with us and has a great many followers, so that its training table is well Filled. The fellows will trot to the gym every after- noon throughout the fall and winter to increase our prestige in athletics. Our gymnasts have always managed to organize a successful team, in fact we take success as almost assured. This season was no exception: we won every meet by a good margin. By graduation we lost some of the best men on last year's team so that it was difficult to tell what we should be able to do before the season began. The first Caplain Harrill meet removed all doubt in the matter, and our last meet, a triangular affair with Columbia and Rutgers, was a fitting climax to a suc- cessliul season's wor . A Navy team may well gill be proud of a dey X record as good .gg ,f, N as that made by l " V' l OW gymnaStS X N H 1' F1 fg"I:13f -.fl -- l this year. C l V, ! .' A ' f "l..ikker" K ff Eiga f f l-larrill rates a "' ' . ' ,rf volume or two ' 7 f Quill X ' N - . x . Hi.: .,: X f of praise for his f' X ,gif srl ff Y , splendid work. I "E " If ff ff l-le is a star on X! ,X ,f L7 ,f" . the rings and ' W," , " has worked con- ,-,,--. 'Q , .W-ij. sistently and if as -H -?- well. -1. 3493 3- - iw- ' T11 "Joe" La- hodny, the all- round champion 290 i ,ii f-'P-... ,.,..i.? ,-,,.l?-Q l wif X, . l V 5' -V' V W If . Magna 4 -- J. .IL .. '-.:::"2'fi:,,,., ' 'MW'-In ' . .1-"""'h f X ' I if ,W db SCORES f l f Navy 344 N. Y. U. zo. -' .4 gymnast, was greatly missed. He was injured in the early part of the year and very reluctantly rested in the hospital with a broken wrist. He de- serves a good word for his hard work and hearty in- terest in the team. We rise to this year's undefeated team and to the success of l9l 5's bunch. They are good. , 4, 'r 1 'ru Navy 34: Pennsylvania 20. QD A1""---v vcr, R 1 fi V I RN M A I 'M m 'lr 4 ...fra N Q22 ' 4 xi f V ill 6 K 1 . fl ' .. Q 4 ll 'gm .4 . es , nun Y 1 ,li 1. was tg, e -' 0 , 1 'Y - , Vg' ,Th ummm -'r -Elven ' -----1-in U V J. Rs I X715 Q' M- G-v ,:1:::'... M - . - 1... -.1-v Mig! . ,' ' """ N..-f...- v X " Tuna un I 1' 2...'F11.Q xx '-7. 'N' , g W, .N A 4g.,.... , Navy 36: Columbia Ulf: Rutgers 4lQ. fit! The Gymnasium Squad 29l ' I: ' V 'J .- i,:-.W.,-,f..:--1.-.'-FX:-zmh? 7-W ' ' -f ' ' . Vagyggg L 4 H E precedence list of winter sports ranks wrestling among the topnotchers. During the winter it rivals basketball in the inter- est which it attracts. If one saunters into the gym a trifle late and finds all chairs on two legs, all necks craned in one direction and the whole place silent, ' l he knows that a good bout is on, for during a bout the wrestling mat is f the cynosure of all eyes, and the su- perb form of our fencers in one end and of our gymnasts in the other is unnoticed. When Beauty or George pins his man's shoulders on the mat a shout goes up which reminds one of football days. This form of athletics is a favorite with us and one to which we lend hearty support. It should be so, for our team is never poor, never even mediocre: it is usually unusually successful. This season was no exception. Altho many anticipated that the inability of Captain Stecher to wrestle might handicap us seriously, their pessimism was overcome by the first meet. This was with Lafayette: our team secured seven falls. A decisive ' , defeat by Penn State the following week would have served to take the ' Captain Slecher x in X ' x f Q S Salma X9 V-. Ji 5" - ,H Xxts-X-2 1 4 ,. .- " J I ,Af J 1 . ' .147 . ' ff!! . f fx ,fx a jffas ,JF 292 - A .. ' T' , . , ' uw- I i I l -.'1'1,1 ' ' 4- W f the -- H t 'f pep ou o -,A ' an ordinary W f-'ljf-,f37q'qf,,M1 teamg the fol- E , 15' T35 .37 will QW? :gil I ' k ny' o, ,f L .4L, tgwfal, owing wee . 'Q we tools seven J ,,ffQ'g' bouts in the eff L. 7 meet with Le- - 'YQ-hw iQ H-'lilgiw l hi E h. Th e X "-f Q gg ot er con- :if fy tests fulfilled Q ' ' " '- Q " X the promise ' ' ikwl f of success which these meets gave. The credit of this successful season is due to the work of Captain Stecher and instructor Schutz. Both willingly gave their time to develop a Navy team. SCORES Navy 35: Lafayette 0. Mamie' WWW' Navy 5: Penn State IZ. Navy 32: Lehigh 0. Navy 27: Cornell 4. Navy 2534: Pennsylvania 6f Navy 26fQ: Columbia 61Q The Wrealling Squad 293 W1 r. fr w ogy gpm-vmmsmar r ,mv ix ,M tm 'YWQJ' 5' ,af wi LV 5.4, ,LV-sh 1 ""-4 P' ar ,RQ Jw eg 1 ,yJIyJ v'llf""" fi I WT'f'fT"f'F A lllrli I 3- gx- tg. g L... rvwvwwvw' H""!'KF'l'nm-run pq Wales 24' N' 'Q 3 W W a liiaglm As a sport at the Naval Academy swimming has become by the efforts of Tubby Shears a grand success Tubby called for candidates early ln the fall A no coach could then be obtained Tubby took that office upon himself EveryThurs day saw hmm on the edge of the tank urgmg, pleadlng,drxv1ng and coaching his men l'le was behind them all the time, and by his hard work he created a team of whom the Brigade has been proud To Shears is clue the credit for cornering the Athletic Association into procuring a professional coach for the team. Mr Murray, the new coach, taught the fellows a few tricks during the short time he was here, but the honor of developing the maternal into ., 'L ',:,,1". "z '41Q:,'i-LQ 1',r 1, ' ,---,.',"f .- - " . "T'H"'."'i."i'- N- -,Yi W- .V V . . f - .. . '17"K 1f.i' 5'-r 41135 3'J'f,fe575',:. ml 'brit ?f1v""3" - 71, 3 '5" ' . fr gil?-ti' -14 'fic' ' in Q, '- ?f:g4'11?m,EHf-?.E:',fl "Q, "W 53 .fy f1'41ff2'i2wJf, l , 9' 5? 5 . F a . ' ."X-wffgrzfvizris., -'.'2,x 2-fu!1.':.v.!'4Q1:uw'?if'f,,.e10g.: ,Wi Yfiflizf. f fl 2 1 :N ' ' Z2 ,i.raNffa:fiQ-'1. . "' . .. . , f, Eiiff-4' " V-iii W W V l " V J ..:awf.s1e'1'4a:a2Q 1-' wg-, fe- .12 1 .f,l :lm :w.'mf,ff, qw- wa. f fvivf- - z .12 - f '- 2 5 e A if , 4, , jegfg4g5ga1,g,5,,fjg-zqfw. '. ', .n.-f,r-!r."-- 'I' 4 r 5 V at in 'f , V .MMMM-.,.r ,1 .i I 'Ili ,Wll fill N "'l'J '. XH.wma.wmaW..,.,..m,,..-.-r..'W,-.,,.4.N....1m,.,.1,.,.v...w.a4-.M-W...r.vm-N,-.1,.,..W,.w.v., 4 41 :mmm y M ' - 1 A7 Wa 1 " 4 . , ll A fn . L, R -,gi-17' "' ' ' , 5 . i 'f ' " ' Y ' V a star team falls justly to Tubby Shears. SCORES lVlarston's School of Baltimore . New York Athletic Club . 50 Navy ...... 54 I Navy .... . 2l Baltimore City College . , . I6 University of Pittsburgh . I8 Navy ...... 53 Navy .... , 44 Columbia . . . . . I5 Navy . . . 47 Swimming Team 294 ww-fp-1 AAAJ .'.,N -1 , ,LJ -., . , may V I ' ' J i' if 'N -uf.. ,. .-cl-rw f:u.f,-.un-..w-N. .sms-: ".---if-.v-f ff 9 -.-.-,.'.af1.-.-.---tum...pw.--s . ,- .J:i:cw-wi " f71 .- -, . W' . .1,"i1Lf"'." ' We .' '- - :'v ,' 3' .g "f ieslfr' 15:53-I-1-1.J'-1 " -. -' .9 , . - V g 4 ,,..,,. f,-...Q-nm.. ffl, .mlm . .. li - r- Af. ' w'L:-'1- 115-Lwicnyw 'tilfwiffi 'avi' ' ::.::-s'.Fa'-fu... v ...f-in 1' -1 : '-- - zf. 'a..A:..1 " ' --1.1 - 1 "wx 1- ' fx! .. . ., --: . 1 . w -' 'x--M, 131111.-. -?TFlS'f" ...-rzarvv -.1-'fe ,:.5'.'.4:1-nr .' - . . , N -. -' -fi - Y:::- rr: - .-. 'EN' ifflgff guxmg " ivl.ggjj..Q'."1.I.j,,Q W - 4' i' 4 .lf i"l'1-14. -fi .. SWL:--lei. . , .r , C HE Hrst game of soccer played by Midship- men was at the German Naval Academy f4 on Youngster Cruise. After we got the Z h f the ame w de the Germans f Hang o , e ma D step around to beat us. I . A ,J h The next winter Dalton organized a 3, ' r ' gh . Thursday Squad-"grafters," we thought mfg-A M 'A 1 them then. There were no Class Squads .- - ff-SQ owing to the lateness of organization. " Last year the sport was taken up in earnest. Through the interest and energy of the ofhcer in charge of athletics, Class Squads were organized, and a series of Class games played. The championship was won by l9I 3. The interest of the Brigade was aroused and we had hoped for a Varsity Squad for this year, but plans failed to materialize. But this year a series of class games has been played-each class playing six games. l9l4 won the championship. It is hoped that next year will find the Brigade competing with outside colleges in this branch of athletics. It is a game that will fill in the time between basketball and the spring sports to good advantage. A varsity team is all that is needed to make it as popular as lacrosse. 9 fH He QC -- O5 aAJ L Class Champions 295 The Lacrosse Squad newer: N S f' af' vfqre -W" l'flN7,' fi", iw7.'3i',12f:'i:i: 'V , sf , , ,A N Y f - mv V- -,, ., ,n.,.?-,. 1 ,, .,, ...,,, ,V n, T.. 5, ,..v:gs, pri f1'?i"A? 573157124445 45. W' 555,-Q M, fy ,E.:.,l,..5t , 2 A: i-,,:A,:W , , ,i A.4I.,:.-Ti? 7,1 . f 9 wglevszg Eff? ffwssfalmztWjgktsftgsf f ' ,",E6-,W ' X I r , mgim 'Wm i-:v.,,:jiw5 .-1: ff, "f-s:2Hiy?1Qf24i3?g'y gfwisiyl. 0553111 ,'f4-'gf at . f fi-4" nw- - ,I X. , M '- ,:,, ',,:,,'s,y.':r3H,,5x1 rfg3.,Q,51, , . gh, r., f I 4" F -r-,M t'if.wf2'7v '1Q.f:'w4.f:E: -1373, QW". 's.'l1wf4 Uffmlftil ' - U' 'f - lf" -'eff N-wlrszf, 'f '-2-f"2'-'ff-',' " -, N. 1": Wm' "2 -L -1 w 1 X -'wa .K .ft um. za w.:.....- bs- ,4,.:-'.Mg.,.".. . M '.-. f - .ix ,.. . 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Ei'YP" ffiid-EE' ' , ' f'g,i:g4 . yd -L+", ft'5p2f5'Jg,'p QEIPV. 14 -wi,--2 -, gm- 92ir,2,h?: 1 In , fgi',,,nyy ..wu,Rfqff54.5'f .Maiaigeii-mg.. f X f-.rFrui:., -"' . f iuhb'f5n1:'1J'f.'1f-542 ff ."Sf'l':'l' ,f,...,.-,,,,,.4. .,-,y.av:, '1!1'f7.iLQi':.,!11JQK vnivr -'A .rf-qi"-11'-115 gr,--A,-gp:fS1'f,vL-'J 'mu ' 'SY-ref I wa' 1 fg7fIf?ff'I1J :P -Qt.: Us know that lacrosse is a clean, hard, out-door game. As such it is becoming one of the major sports at the Academy. ln addi- tion to the 'varsity squad each class is represented by a team, and A some l00 men go out for this sport each spring. The season of l9I3 was not a great success. With the two first classmen on the team kept out of play by one reason or another the greater part of the schedule was played with only two classes in the line-up. This loss weakened the team considerably. Baltimore furnishes annually a number of opponents in this sport, and we had one of them, the City College, in the opening match. The work on both sides was still ragged from lack of practice and wet spring fields, but general condition and experience gave the Navy the game, 9-0. Walbrook followed from Baltimore, and lost a well-fought game with the score 6-2. Manager Callahan f,Cgf7 g lv The Lehigh game was a ff., '74, X, X XX good game for the spectators, gf' y X x -X RN I but a fairly poor one for the 5 . ' X J A K XX r Navy. The teams are old rivals, - X 5 ' : f X, .. 'kiili-C , g f 23112 tiiiligf Zi tiffdtwiietfn 4151 , n H 'e - f : 'yfiti V g,.g3jsfqgzi?g !!g, N - - ,Y ,,,.5Q play the score was a tie, 343. "QL -H ij Xt One extra period of ten min- ' , gW7 3f'K gl V utes having failed to decide f ft 1 , Q , "Q Q , f ,' ry! the game, another was agreed to V, Y -R ' T A l and towards the close of xt, a eff-1,33 I '2'T-f'?f'-js" Lehigh attack found an opening eisil-:'J"" 1 35335 . and shot the decidin o l. ,.--- - 7 T 'ff' . g g. a 'lbw' !gi"'E4s!i1 Johns Hopkins arrived the '-- -' J following week. This game is always a big one: we had won I the year before, and both sides ,fr 59 were in the game to win. An- X. f Af other game with two extra I X X periods of play, and the final I P " A,-' , result was a tie, 4-4, darkness fx, I putting an end. to the contest. ,::,w1..V The following week found "ff" ' the Navy on the wrong side -215, IV AN fzj of the scoreboard. Harvard I came in on the crest of a rain A storm, beat us SA3 on a soaked field in the midst of rain, and departed again-all on the same day. For gruelling work and hard play, the Swarthmore game eclipsed all former ones. With the thermometer 850 in the shade, two regular halves failed to produce a victory, and three extra periods were tried in succession. Mx ' "" . if k. - f M A M4 ---7 P I- Q77 'HI -f xN,l4, f QI- 1-1 .in if - e' 'Vff eff? H..- -iiwff' C fl XJQW W ":sw,ew . W --W 5011 f In the first of these, Swarthmore scored in the first minute of play, but the Navy evened up the count just before the close of the period, leaving the score 4k4. Neither of the succeeding periods produced a score, and the teams finally parted with the tie still standing. The team put a good end to the season, however, by defeating the Indians from Carlisle in a sharp, fast game by 5 goals to 2. We saw some pretty examples of running and dodging but little team work, and the smooth working of the Academy team soon removed all doubt about the Hnal result. Coach Finlayson comes back to put out a champion team. I-le will not be satisfied with anything less. Each visiting team must be defeated. Nothing else will do. With Captain Wiltse at the lead the team will be one eager for contests. Fast, snappy work is the cry at each practice. Such men as Noel Davis, 0116 SCHEDULE 1914 March Z8 April April April I6 April April May 7 Lehigh University" Baltimore City College 9-Johns Hopkins University? -Swarthmore College 23-I-larvard University 30-Carlisle Indians -University of Pennsylvania hx A 'QA Mi' ', ff ' " , +? Qi Iwi"- A ' -Y - fa:-:Ja --as 7 - 3-15533 . IQ 1 7,4 I . Eiiei.- - iff I ff ff Q. -V - 1. N 4 , 5. -.-ram?-rss.-. -1-55d --P -Y 21.55 ... ..- -' . ,JY f ffff 1 i" ,.f--, W--.Z f, tf1'A:11111mf11Zfff-'- Q-,rg ,Y ' 'Pai-: vs. 12 Ve Creighton, Cunneen. Cohen and Gilchrist will make the team an undefeated ' X . . . . 0 I 5 gg- ' k, ilo K!! .M . ZT . - :Ir X. - ay X1 I' mlfiiigyei. Navy, 5-Lehigh, I Navy, 5-Balto. C. C., 0 Navy, 5-Hopkins, 2 298 o ll YE.P-WEJSEA THE wumu 2' 4-X yr H x "A ' , 'Q , V .f ,ff-fiw va KJ A 4. L4 . I 'xx f 57, --x .-, WIFF y 1 ' .,.. T, 'Jun 9" "N - - . ly ,W J, n U --,,, SN I 35" - -ff .J.:ff"g':' k M- 5Y3Lf'A5? 1 Wal' 1 . A , M ma ! 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X ,.. 1, xJ,,,, .J I-3' ., ,W iunlwli H 33 31.4 , V C4 lv. ,zieif J' 1 ,5, 'cw 2.-QM f M ' g i' 'Q' -A .,.A": Q",-f"g " 'Y a k' 'Z . wp.-if 'G : F 'gs ' M ff AWBYG - 1 ..1,v:fsi4:' -.x'2l,:91g ' HW- ' .4jVA:,.m5,aj 3 ' A , ,A A K J. .""f-,,' , ,1:f.f, .,'i lf! 'fs up" yu 9 .+V 851 NAU ww MW 7 . NKAVYV ' I+ wx AVY 1 L .viii The Squad 1 , ,aww--""""""-"rv-15 W,.,f--A ' 'am wq.v:7f:"fr-ft' 'fr -f ri'-v-cy' f N -1 , w- X .,--- .W W... -f' . 'i".."f1--' .V . 1' YT -2.77 rv 2. - 1 - '1' X 'W .fff..' ' . ' . fl. iiriifilajflfzi plrfftgig ,gltifii 159359 5?-'l S545 ' 'g.'AfU4f93E3i 'Y , , Q'li25"iiiil ,w i , l a- rag, ri rf -1.1-mg '-rg' .51 M-g..,1af16.2. .sig .'1,'L'1.:injiP-Y.-'eff 11',nj,'1fQwg,3':1,-K-Qxi.3f u',15.,..:,,fP' V ,1QZi,9LH:Vi. v..lj.!r-lt-' f 17 Q. gm. WM m:'.,5i.,,5 .gin 91- 4, H 'Navi' LI- " 1 rf- 'wif u".2.7-Bw' ff' -,img-f1'.mu1. rf f-f.f2-"rn -'J V '1"'w,. f'ii,3m,f W M" ' J '-N"-1 '-ni Q94 .e 1 -"Q,--G-15:1 -as lw."-Far-3 AW lE','Z24L'VK:SQ1f!Eff !sf.iq-wg!-f'.r,ea.gx .tQw3Pv,' . 'Grew 'W,g'v'.f g. ,ie ti, pr ' ,,,.ff,mA 'H we-aff 1-x 'za ap-rfwffw.-wr, 1-fwfr 1 - L r . ' riff f jm:EffZgy 11:55, Q3 Qr.f2:.:i.:.:5h tcgsgggfgzgff ,g'?tf,gg3 , . ia ...- .... .. .. ., .M .- .m....:.....4bX6 Adu: --L ,,,5,,.2L,:v,.,A 1 Ak sua.. ,A -flew Q A 4...- Ww. J ' "UQ: .1 ki"'5-'1:...Lg1v' .I -,L I J- , . L --"' - ri . , :Jar zu --...L-1. t,:"::s1'u ' Q. - .un-.u . -, .-V'-.wi 'I ' ,1 v .V 1----E . 4. a --v 4 ..f1,s1.r'--img 7 . .ia .5 x...xiF A ..g.... ww .mgqfrgflqmdm R H 32315 EA-EA-A, yea-ea-a, yea team! Right after 'em now, people! All the time, Navy. That's pitching 'em, "Tommie," that's pitching 'eml Some arm, "Spuds"! Fine work, team! All right now, "Horny" get on, a little hit! We've got to have it. Pretty work, boy, pretty work! That's watching 'eml That was the talk every Wednesday and Saturday afternoon from March 29 to May 28. Oh, yes, it rained a few times, but the talk went on just the same-down at Doc's or at the lVlanager's-somewhere at any rate. Captain Vaiden The Brigade shouted at the team all the time, and that team played good ball. Towards the last of the sea- son their batting fell short about 35 per cent., but their fielding was practically perfect. "Si" and "Tommie" pitched great ball. "Spucls" nestled around home plate like a mother thrush and shot 'em down to second with little or no dispersion. "Horn" took everything coming his way with a "Thank you" and fired 'em straight to "jimmy" at the mean point of impact. Little "I-Iammy" at second stuck to 'em like a barrel of tar. The whole team played great ball, and so "Rick" loosened up a trifle and let 'em all have a package of gum the day before the Army game. We played hard and fought hard the whole season. Pennsylvania was deci- ' , sively trimmed in the early partofthespring. George- l town had a bunch of good . ball players but could not 1 stem the strong Navy cur- f rent. Colgate played a brilliant game but the odd score went to the followers of Seibert. Amherst was shut out the next Satur- day. Cornell could not 302 Manager Riche ' Ballina Practice March April May 26-- I2- put one man across the plate while the Navy was making the circuit four separate and distinct times. Notre Dame paid us a visit about the middle of May and very kindly took one run and left us seven. Yes, we had won from teams of good caliber. We had a proud record, and we were ready to face the Army. Not one thing was spared throughout the season to keep us from accomplishing our one purpose-to the Honorable Army. worked like Trojans for thatArmyCiame. But that Army Came we lost. Army played a better game and won. defeat We How's lt? SCHEDULE OF GA MES. l9I3 Brcclfs Attitude 4 ' ' i 44 V I lnler-company Navy Opponents Md. Agricultural College . . . . . 2 -University of Pennsylvania. . . 6 Holy Cross College ....... V - -Georgetown University .... - - 3 -Colgate University ....4. - - 3 -Amherst College- ..... . . 5 -Cornell University .... . . 4 Lehigh University , . . . Harvard ......... . . St. ,lohn's College ...,.... . . 0 Dickinson ................ . . 5 -A. and M. College of N. C.. .. .. 3 University of Virginia ....,.. .... I 0 -Catholic University ..,... . . 0 Georgetown University ..,.. . . 9 --johns Hopkins University . . . . . . . 0 -Mt. St Mary's College .,.... .... I 2 -Maryland Athletic Club .... - - -University of Notre Dame . . . . . . . 7 -Maryland Athletic Club ,.... ,.,. 4 Mt. St. ,loseph's College . . . . . St. ,lohn's College . ,..., Army ........... . . . I 303 Rain Rain Rain Rain Rain Rain I I ins. Yea, Sleuthl f e URN out! Turn out! Weehawken! Heh, somebody shake the little "hammick" in upper !0 and get "l-!ammy" up. Hot dog and a cup of coffee! Now for the Point! Yep, we disembark at Highland Falls. Stop both engines! Let go the starboard anchor! Everybody off! Some escort for us. A whole troop! That's true Army spirit. Fellows, we are at home. "Rah, Rah, Ray! Rah, Rah, Ray! West Point. West Point. Ar-may! Ray! Ray! Ray! Rah!Rah! Rah! Rah! Rah! Rah! Rah! West Point! West Point!West Point! Navy! Navy!Navy!" Hats off everybody! Four N yell, one Navy and three West Points! "Na-vy! Na-vy! Na-vy! N-N-N-N, A-A-A-A, V-V.-V-V,Y-Y-Y-YI Navy! West Point! West Point! West Point!" THE GAME "Batteries ' for the Navy: Seibert and I-licks: for the home team: Neyland and Lyman." The band from the Dolphin struck up "Anchors Aweighn and the game was on. lst lnning. "Hammy" stirs the air three times. "Rannie" puts on the ground to Neyland but ball beats him to first. "Bud" Neyland grounds out to The Press and Break Take Noles one the executes "Fox-Able-Nan." "jimmy." Mitchell and Merillat misunder- stand six of "Si's" deep ones. 2nd lnning. "Horn" takes a trip on the merry-go-round. "Spuds" puts wrong elevation on a Hy to Prichard. "Roggy" takes his first P. M. position on !V!enoher's poor throw. "Jimmy" fails to get anywhere on the M. and P. line. Lee and Prichard each struck three times at the ball. Bradley leads a single life between short and third. Dunigan throws down the bat on the third strike. Conference Between Captains and Umpires 304 -.fzfwr ., ,fs . .. I J' fi ' 1 ,i . 'i ..- ,- ,v ,. ,H ifr: -'5 P , . M i"f- 1 '--1 P A' r - f 'Ly 14" ge fri, I' -,, H.: ,,::. ,- 1, V . .K ww - .5 . . 045 J' K, ,N N.. ,M she f f A Q vw L ng , Q " " '51-.Q ., 0 'I ,Epi .ri-rw' '5"b'1.-' 3' - , x I J.. - A -Q. .-A 4-- H' f. H. :- ' TV sr ' ' V " ' "fi,-. ' X - T ' 3' . .-e--,T Q . ..A , , .i, . 0 vi Q , Q x V x S' 4 . 3 The Navy Stand I M0 Cys' You're Out in gathering in a hot one and 6th Inning. "Bud" works out a wrong sight and Dunigan puts him "unsat" at first. "Horn" makes the same mistake. "Spuds" gets the cor- rect altitude and puts a long one to left. Fast work on Mer- illat's part keeps him on first. "Roggy" soaks Dunigan with the throttle valve wide open. Dunigan tries to cut off the I. P. Cylinder and all hands are "f'TQ.-fs--C" K .Q .. Q ' ' .Sin-Ni V. . , , i .gs , -. fx -5, '- '.-r 1 3rd Inning. "Chick" gets a single bearing between lst and 2nd and sails to first on the port tack. "Si" beats out a bunt. "l'lammy" tries to duplicate the trick and flies out to Prichard. "Rannie" see-saws. "Bud" aims one at Neyland who makes a pretty stop and runs to first for the out. Menoher takes to the road and trots to second on l..yman's sacrifice, "Spuds" to "Jimmie" Neyland grounds to "Si" who prefers to catch Menoher at third. Mitchell lifts a pretty one over third. Neyland takes third and Mitchell occupies second. ' sends a high one to "Chick." 4th Inning. "Horn" goes up in the air to Mitchell. Dunigan does not understand "Spuds"' grounder. Lyman hangs on to "Roggy's" foul Hy and "Jimmy" one-steps three times. Lee takes aberthon the old Fall River Line. Prich- ard makes Merlllat three ac- knowledg- ments to I' I the catcher. Bradley tests "Horn" with ' Hold Whal You Got a high one. Sth Inning. "Chick" shoots a foul to Prichard. "Si" bunts to the same station. Dunigan is out on his dead reckoning and "I-lammyn reaches first. "Rannie" gives Ney- land a chance to throw him out at first. Dunigan fouls out to "I-lorn." Menoher makes three strikes. Lyman knocks the stuffing out of the ball and anchors at third. Neyland allowed "I-lammy" to show a fast piece of work passing it to "jimmy." , Q. , e 1' .N . ' ,X .41 A V v. . l. be f'-513155:-... . K t I , A . 7 1-f 'Li'5ii9.'fEfi"v"f1i '11 ' "' . ' . ' ' , " . ' ' ' HQ.. ' w . , . Y' i lk - .ri5f'SiisLw'- -qi '. nh - 4 " ."'..2ff-.ST U-5.':i.'..'.fZ -1-'U v ""1-'Wifi If 1-.-... '- -' . ,J r .. .' 3.1. . ' ff . V: 305 nf - . . .Q "Spuds" Hicks Going to First 1 .ID ,j 3 1 5 J , A I - t A J , + 1 if X- . 1 a' . . ' ' i ' 41" -' ai .' l - , ,Evil ' '.. i 'Al -Y-'l -Lv .- - .....',,-A, N - ...M Q .il -: safe. However, "jimmy" turns the deck over to Prichard. Mitchell got a four. Meril- lat sacrifices him to second. Lee beats out a roller to first and Mitchell hangs out at third. Prichard eases a high one to "jimmy" and Lee is court- martialed for trying to steal U second. Hom Tn' one M Thnd 7th lnning. "Chick" takes four and goes to second on a passed ball. "Si" troubles Neyland with one. Neyland plays for "Chick" at home but Lyman drops the throw. "l-lammyn gets out at first when Neyland tosses the ball to Prichard. but "Si" ambles to second. "Rannie" passes three to Lyman. "Bud" goes out through the kindness of Menoher and Prichard. "Horn" throws out both Bradley and Dunigan in quick succession. The ump says "three strikes and you're out" to Menoher. 8th lnning. "Horn" flies out to Menoher. "Spuds" shoves one at Neyland who passes it on to Prichard. "Roggy" takes the count of three. "Rannie" gets under Lyman's fly. Neyland taps one over second and goes to second when Mitchell walks. Merillat drives a single to left and Neyland romps home. Mitchell strides over to third and Merillat to second. "Ham- my" puts Lee out at first. Prichard does not like three of , "Si's" curves. 9th Inning- H H Rogers Ready to Meet One flies out to Dunigan. "Chick" expresses a high one to Neylancl. "Tommie" hits for "Si" and goes out from Lee to Prichard. Bradley takes a turn at getting out. Dunigan registers a safety. Meno- her collapses. Lyman comes up and drives Dunigan home. Score: Army 2, Navy I lt was hard to realize that the game was over. Another defeat in base- ball! Think of the fellows back home receiving the last inning's score! It was hard. The walk back to Cullum Hall was quiet but firm in the resolution that the game on May 30, l9l4, must be won. - At this time it is well to say that a better bunch of fellows than the West Pointers is hard to find. Each cadet treated us royally and gave us dances with his queen. At the hop the game was for- gotten and the tango brought ' to the front. It was a beauti- ful dance and fully appreciated K Q and enjoyed by each midship- ' ' man present. It is true that we did not one-step to the tune of Chick Scoring the Fira! Run of the Game .iAnch0rS Aweighyy or 306 -c ,ph .l HI- -f- ..., - 'l"ji . , I . I., f. ', 'e ff ' 1 , 2 l ', , 5 . 'fr il ..t. 5 I I 'J t I . . iii-ff ' if .1y'j-CJ: , . - ', . nhxzwn ! ' :- K, li - ,', 4 4 ff .3 .Y - "h ' . .r The Came Back Home ' Q '1 .' i .54 V. .n. 5 .. V. hh -. . E the rhythm of "The Nlidshipmanf' but we did waltz Umpire! Gmhrie and Crm slowly and with much feeling as the band very beau- tifully played "Army Blue." .,,.-,ifg 'X svn ' 'FMF'- 'gygyq cuun ms A SILVER LINlu0'7l DR A mvtsa Mets-mm. uw 'uma we WINGS 'F Pm" ,. 59 2.32 of-Mn. Q , The next morning the whole corps went down to the station to bid us good- bye. The train soon rounded a bend and stopped. We embarked but stood on the platform of the last coach. One long toot and our express was under way! The Pointers shouted to us as we pulled out, and kept on yelling and cheering us until we hit the big curve. Even then we could see a few grey caps floating in the air, and as we passed out of sight we caught the refrain of "Navy, Navy, Navy." ...-..L...'f. , W l 'E ,. t, , g ' rf yxrvy f X MVN AV? 3 'Q The 1-Clm r N '- -r -- ---'. v - f-v ...se ., ,... .s.e"' -.. ...., .- .- - . ,f., 3 f,.." .I no, ,.5............,I v. - gl: . V ,fs ,W . f 1, ..,,,. I l ' '- tl ."W 5. A' '.,'.411'-bfi ...gg-:. 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It will make him feel good, cost you but little effort and you can explain to your friends afterwards that you don't really know him. II. If a young lady slips on the walk in the winter, do not rush lo pick her up. This is unmilitary and undignihed. Besides she may not be that kind of a girl. Ill. If the drill-master slips a cog. shout signal and give him the proper order. , IV. When Female excursions pass your window, sing out "Sail-ho," in a loud voice. 'lihis proves you to have an easy address, as well as giving the ladies a view of nautical life. V. Never have your hair cut or wear a shave. The Naval Academy is a democratic institution and class distinctions are to be avoided. The absence of garters and a collar also makes for good feeling VI. In entering an assembly late walk in quietly on the toes. Striding in on the hands is certain to cause attention, which to a well-bred midshipman is most repugnant. VII. Do not sit about during study hours in shirt sleeves. Trousers will be found much more comfortable. WHEN PUNCHING A MEAL TICKET OR DINING OUT I. Do not fail to be polite to the chaperon: she is the power behind the throne. Il. Be careful of your table manners. Never eat with your knife unless long practice has fitted you to do so with safety. It is not customary unless on the most intimate terms to put a supply of salt on the table-cloth. to throw bread, or to eat pie with the hngers. ' lll. Conversation is a difficult subject. Never rhino over the quality of the food or a scarce supply of provender. Cursing is rapidly going out of style and is no longer used hy the best conversationalists. Use plenty of slang. It makes one appear blase and at ease. Besides the fair young things love it. IV. Never offer to pay for anything or to buy anything. To do so is to establish a precedent and break a beautiful old custom. V. If called upon to say grace one can always beg off in favor of the silent grace, though it is better to memorize something short beforehand and spiel it out in a loud tone. This will make a hit with the old folks. VI. Do not fail to make a U bread and butter" call. Four till six is the best time for this as one can often run into a free lunch at this time. lf worked in the proper manner another in- vitation may be secured. AT DANCES, HOPS, AND BALLS I- If you collide with an officer, remark in a sprightly way that that is one way to get it back on them. Il. Never give a girl a pink ticket: to do so may lead to trouble. Make one out at the beginning of the year in favor of ,losephine Gish and tie it to your dress jacket. Some prefer not to bring a ticket and to push by the Jimmy- Legs. This it must be conceded is more cosmopolitan and besides gives the girls a pleasant thrill. Ill. Avoid the receiving stand. It is iust as much bother to them as to you. IV. Never flash a burning glance at a society beauty: the powder may ignite. -' THE V Curttar: mst mon. 'Pqqis .rub will as LAL ..3......1N- au.. .swxwwukm WA ctxurral-Q a. ' Bm If iiificnoi, aa. ywmt a.,t",.iin2I.'itt.tX..A..ai1M'fl.'T'FI1"l1,,'i4",f," VS 3lxaA4 M1 waoxralm. . -or Questions ano ,Answers Dear Miss Yeatman: I am a young man of 20. About three-years ago I met a young lady and with me it was love at first sight. lwent with her I3 months. One night I took her to a dance. We had a disagreement and she let another young man accompany her home. I didn't speak to her for nearly two years, but about two weeks ago she stopped me on the street and started a conversation. Should I start keeping company with her again unless she apologizes to me, for it was entirely her fault that we quarreled? BROKENHEARTED JOE. l'm afraid that you are rather a quarrelsome young man. If a girl forgives you for quarreling with her, you ought to be thankful enough to forget all about the cause of the quarrel and go all the rest of the way to make up with her. Dear Miss Yeatman: I am a young man of I7. During the summer I had been going with a girl of our town, but lately I quit. One day a girl from a neighboring town came here on a visit. I took her downtown to the moving picture show. While on the street this former girl friend of mine met me and called me down right before my company. It made me feel cheap and I disclaimrd her from then on. Did she do the right thing? bhould I go back to her? Anxiously, A. H. B. -The girl was very inconsiderate. You will probably be hap- pier if you are not close friends with her. Dear Miss Yeatman: Iam a boy of I9 and in love with a girl of the same age. Isee her often, but don't make up with her. Give me a remedy for blackheads and pimples. LOUIS, My dear Iaddie, you're not any more in love than I am with this girl. I have no doubt she is a very nice girl. but when you are a few years older you will see other girls that seem iust as nice to you. If you want to make up with her, just forget all about yourself and think of how you can make her happy, Plenty of soap and water and frequent scrubbing are death to blackheads and pimples. Eat lots of fruit and vegetables, drink plenty of water, take a bath every day. Dear Miss Yeatman: I am Zl years old and about four months ago met a young man, and we fell in love with one another. But we had a quarrel, and I, thinking he loved me no more. told him I loved him no more. He hasn't been out for six weeks, but is coming soon How can I make him know, without making myself cheap, that I still love him? I know he loves me, for his chum told me so. Should I let him do the little affectionate things he used to do when we were first in love? I-low can I make him come again? I don't want him to come once and then not again. I am an independent girl and can give him up, but my love is not " puppy love." DEVOTED SUSIE. L'et him do-the lovemaking. Be nice and sweet to Dhim, but don the too easy. hlhen hell want to come again to see how things are coming along. 5- Some Oarsmen FLC. In HE crew men of I 9l 4 learned how to row plebe year That year we hadthestrong 1571111511 A est plebe crew emy has ever known Every K -,'. ' ,i M i -r , i n W - . 1 Q X 1 , I I 4 1... ' ig. . tl,ii,l , nf, ,, ' ' I ann? In 'r Path WAN ww-wx the Acad- night the plebes lined up with the Varsity, and the Varsity had to go some to finish first. In fact, one time our plebe crew stole a lead on the Varsity, and the big crew had to work hard to finish one half length behind. Our plebe crew was the first to row away from the Academy, plain Ingram X-.4 The l9I4 Plehe Crew 310 ,........ MM 1 K u q .. . Workini Ou! on the Severn making of a good crew. However, 1 22' Q... k ---...M ...g ,, .1 Q sw- and at Philly we dragged down the first cross-oar ever offered to a plebe crew. "Dick" Crlendon actually smiled a smile of approval and said, "Be careful, boys: I'll need you next year." And "Dick" kept his promise the "next year," the next year, and this year. Nineteen thirteen was a very successful crew season, and, as always, the credit of it goes to "Dick" Glendon, who with his able assistant Lieut. C-lassford was untiring in his efforts. The victory over Princeton, who, the week before, had successfully coped with Har- vard and Pennsylvania, gave promise of the in the same race, the Navy Crew suc- cumbed to Columbia. Upon the return of the crew from Princeton, work was resumed with a great deal of earnestness and zest, with the ultimate object of getting Columbia at Philly two weeks later. It was at this point that the finesse of "Dick" Glendon as a coach was ex- hibited. With the race with Penn- sylvania but a week off, he shifted "Tubby" Leighton to stroke and "Babe" Brown took "Tubby's" place Jani I9I4 Plebes fleftl and Columbia Freshman friqhll, American Henley The Crew 3Il 4 . . v --1 " '.y at six. Thisfcombination, although together but one week, easily defeated Penn, and when we met Columbia at the Henley Regatta on May 3lst, defeated her by five feet. This ended a most successful season for Q- the Varsity Eight, for they defeated all crews 57 ' '," " ?7',,- "A K ., - . :K'?'f against whom they were pitted. ,..Q,i:A,,i,3"'lff, The Varsity Four won a victory from the , " J- 2f7Lume:r:fv?i'iiaawa:2Q'i University Barge Club early in the season and at the Henley easily won their event. Navy Beals Princelan Ou! Cornell, at Philly. The Plebes succumbed to the Pennsy Freshmen in their one race of the season,-a close race on the home course. On the whole, it was the most successful season ever experienced by the Navy Crews and much credit must be given to the excel- lent work and management of Captain John Palmer. This year, having lost only Captain Palmer and "Tubby" Leighton, we shall have , a great sea- son under the cap- taincy of ' theihard- working The Second Crew were only nosed out by 4-u.A- Navy Leads Pennsylvania Q , ' ,I andconscientious Young onas Ingram The Harvard Pennsylvania and the American U 9 n n , -- J schedule this year is a good one, with entries of r ' '2 , . 1 Henley, where we hope to meet Columbia once Plcbe Crew more and should bring credit to the Navy Crews and their Coach, "Dick" Clendon If 7 Second Crew 3 l 2 M'4,,.,.-rua-:mn-v,.,,,.-,W sz. 'r , . . --" lv:'.- ' , is .. 7' P'-. 11 ' fr ,- - v- -' -"- 'M .., .W .f - .---. 1. , - -f.-.-,- -- 1455. 135 '.5g2:f:? ' filfgfi ' "T 7 .'T'1.." Y '. W f'.i2iMf-12" "' Up 5 .. 'f"f'r?',QQ-'w .11 if'fQ!',,'I Lg iff if -W 1' Q 1 -- .lf-.xwzs Ze? iiifie we-5 fir-1.f,.1:f::71 iff, H :rx ' i . , 'FT ' -'E Gffifffifr 5'f"f'. is-::1H" :li-11:1 .-1. W?-W'i'13'.Q'fzr 1,-E1'H5f.wi' 1 . i ' 'H' ' 'Q ff? "2-QW" Z','i1u',-'71 1? 95255,1LQf1,:',va,,1-1515 ' 'N i q . I' F If -ifiif lj .vii-ilj.,x2g4i.'2 sg., fm i A KW"-1- '-.13fLi.L.i' 1 . .5 - - .C i f. -A ,jsgghi--s M., THE CREW SEASON OF 1913 ,1.. 1 , 4 The season opened with a tri- angular race be- tween Princeton, Columbia and Navy, at Prince- ton, on Carnegie Lake, May l7th. Only the week be- ' ' fore Princeton had decisively defeated Harvard and Pennsylvania on the Charles River: the Columbia crew was a veteran one and already picked as the chief contestant of Cornell at the coming race at Poughkeepsie. As is known in all rowing circles, Al Princelon Bob Cary Repmenu :he Lucky Bag "Dick" Glendon turns out "some" crew. ln view of "'H""'y Rm' these facts this race was considered as the big race before the Poughkeepsie Regatta. The mag- nitude of this race caused much nervousness in our untried crew as they rowed up to take their place at the start. The course was new to the crew and to the coxswain, and was also a slow one due to the "drag" caused by the shallow water. The Navy took the lead at f the start but the pace was too great for her. Columbia finished in the lead, with Navy sec- ond, and Princeton third. A downcast but 'M "" ff'---M+Ar'A' determined crew returned Sunday,-a crew -I-ha, MCD0w,,n,G,a,,fo,d,Fancy Cm, determined to make the greatest effort to beat Columbia on the 3lst. On May 24th, the only race on the home course was rowed against Pennsyl- vania. The new combination, Leighton stroking and Brown at six, worked well. Rowing strong, but in good form, the Navy crossed the line with open water between them and the fighting Pennsy Crew,-a fact which encouraged the Big Eight to a great degree as Pennsy had a crew of greater than average form. On the same day the Plebe crew lost to the Pennsy Freshmen. The Plebes rowed a good race, but were matched against a very strong and powerful crew. 2:71:51 .---E.-. - ' iff' 'Lvl Q 'zfl ' U- ,-. ,V -fs Wig, ---w . -'. M - -J.: , E Via' .- .- 4. That Four 313 P 1 ,:. I,- .lwwiul Wag!! ....... f, Navy 2d Leading Cornell 2d Crew Varsity Four after Winning Race On the 3lst, the Varsity Eight race was held late in the afternoon. The Navy lined up against the Philadelphia Barge Club and her old rival, Columbia. The weather and conditions were excellent: the nervousness of the green crew was gone, and in every heart there was determina- tion. Again the Navy took a lead of a half boat length on the start. But instead of trying to increase this lead, as at Princeton, Navy simply held Columbia from gaining. By this time the other crew was out of the running and it was a dual race between the white and blue and the gold and blue. Columbia evidently thought it would be a repetition of the Princeton race. but the Navy held the lead, causing the veteran stroke Downing to turn his head to see if his coxswain could be telling him right. As the two crews passed the upper end of the island, a quarter of a mile from the finish, Columbia began to close up the lead and when they cleared the other end, 100 yards from the Finish, the shells were bow and bow. From then on it was a spurt: the race would go to the better Mmm, Com spurter. The Navy was the better spurter,-each man in the Navy shell saw the pale blue blades pull their last stroke, five feet behind,-the first cross-oar since the time of "Big Jonas" Ingram had been won. Coach Glcndon Navy Wins by 5 Feel ' 3I4 S Y,,,,,. NK xx ,x N -x ef ,If . ., M K, ' CX5 . b., ., N , b A X ' I f' X X 1 V4 Sf fn x ff ,, 4 -1--.. . .ffq QI' J ' ' A 'f Q LM, M . , - ' f -I . ' ' - 'Q , '. Q 'Bag-XS Q '54 :if m W Q7 - If , - I " T YF' ' X - a A A H - -X 5 ' . Y- r I " fn"' lg . K z.Zag:g' 'V-7, g -, 214: X fxgiifbtilljf ' 'gf I 6 'g'g. ' - L2-sg,-f1,,'AL: w ' 3 . N! A J - ki! -'..., , V-4' i ,' 'L 1:8 A , 4-Y-ix? - Q af ' N' 'fr b Xxx- .- f ' x , A . Q 4 vu .- 1 1 3! ,W .. :,Jjf,g Q1,-, uk ,-X f 'X The Track Squad 4 - - l And the loss of athletics at the Naval Academy. When spring came most of those who had been on the squad in previous years reported for work, many of them principally because they had noth- Caplain Palmer ADWKL ' ' "'- ' 97465353 -" ..4 N' ,., . bf - ,V -GFP' 2 I' - -5 'I-ra' ' 9 we . fi ' 'P' If Q, . 'r. '-fgqa-5s:s,r1-N511 W J f WN L mxmwwllizwk unnuowtfwlammxwev' ' 1'--, ..J. !.' . .M ...VL 1, ' , ..1, -.. ax. Au.. Ve- ffl ' 1 - f- X aw.-Q K 1:-3" H M " it -VH, 1 x it ,X r - iepsirmegxkgsh-' ' r . V' ' .f'g2'f,f2I!:Lg?vL?-rzrEi'Pl'-.f"'ilfhr. - . 'al ' ' ' " ' PKG VGC F . I . ANCE. runs were gone! No more cross-country trots! several star men by graduation! These caused interest to fall pretty low. It almost seemed that the death blow had ' been dealt to track ing else to do. It was not long, however, till the evidence showed Mm HCM that we had a far better team than R y we had supposed or even hoped for. The first meet was with Johns Hopkins. We were decisively defeated by a score of 60 to 28, because lack of interest and bad weather had combined to prevent any consistent training. ln the Hopkins meet a number of surprises were sprung, and our strength and weaknesses were dis- closed. I-lull, the record holder for the two-mile, took second in the high hurdles: the relay team showed what it could do: and Thompson, a fourth classman, won the quarter after an exciting race. The discus throw made its ap- pearance for the first time, being substituted for the ,X l hammer event. While as yet no one has shown par- ticularly brilliant performances it is to be hoped and ' expected that we The one-Mile 3I7 .. axis Y ll. V-,---5--..- ,,' 1 ' Pole Vnull will soon excel in this event. ln the class meet on April 26 there were no par- ticular sensations, but a consistent im- provement in all directions was shown. Armstrong won the medal for general excellence. The following Saturday we met Dickinson and overwhelmed them by a score of 76 to 9. Though realizing that this was no more than we should have done, the team felt much satisfaction in such a complete victory and set to work in earnest in preparation for Georgetown. Glowing reports had preceded them, and we were prepared for a close and hard-fought meet. As expected it was the best meet of the season, and though we won decisively on points, each event was well con- tested. The final score was 57 4-5 to 27 I-5. ln this meet the best records of the season were made in the two new events, the relay race and the discus throw. Wild in the phenomenal time of 9 4-5 seconds won the IOO yard dash and equalled Lee Carey's record. Too much credit cannot be given to Captain Hintze and to the coach, Scotty lVlclVlasters. Scotty is probably the best grounds- keeper and trainer in this country, and it is to the combined efforts of captain and coach that we owe the successful termination of what ap- peared at the start to be at best a poor season. The work of the relay team ' was quite f fill? 41, ,Z ,..- .9 --xi ..--f f f Y Y., -L.. f, i aft XY I ji --ar' IL- -'li ... ----' remarkable. Composed almost entirely of distance runners, they showed what grit and hard work A can accomplish by winning every race and setting up a record that will be hard to break. Thompson in the quarter did some wonderful running and in the three seasons before him will no doubt make . a name for himself. Short and Vickery missed their letters by a narrow margin, more from hard luck than from lack of excellence in per- forming. Palmer showed good l work throughout the 3l8 Himze and me Sho! just Short of First Place -, ,max-suv. .r ,V Qu- Hull Taken to the Hurdle: entire season. His running was spectacular. His even, steady work, his keen interest and deep enthusiasm brought him the captaincy for l9l4. From E. C. we have the following straight-from-the-shoulder dope: "What the Track Team needs is more interest to be shown throughout the year. It is the hard winter work in the 'Gym' that wins points in the spring. This is especially true of the field events. Almost anyone who is willing to train consistently has a place waiting for him. ln the high jump we are not even in the High School class and the broad jump is nearly as bad. Only ' by hard and consistent work can success in these events be attained. Track al Sea '7 if I . ol Z rff' f' - S, " Scotty " If' This is true to almost the same T C TN extent of all the events. Perfection . . i 5 I xg in Nw ,, a -1111 K s' fT1: ixvf Q-Q 'LETQ :-iifiif-' Vg X 1 X afifihvi ,Qs 1 .1 f Q I 00-Yard Dash --,,4.. 1.-.QQ 319 I, -, ,,.........V . u ... -,. Fitz at the High ,lump Y G F r .vffsf . Armstrong Breaks the Record hllvl , F 'ug I sap offs- A , . 4' R ' 1 A-,Mr i 1,-r,. ' v . of form and good physical condition ' are the factors that count in Track more than in any other , sport. The pleasure . of success will be found well worth any efforts put forth in attaining them." The coming season looks very encourag- ing. There is plenty of material, and hearty interest has been shown through- out the winter. A good schedule including Johns Hopkins, Georgetown, Columbia and a quadran- gular meet is being arranged, and the meets are to be run off with a snap that should attract spectators. Mr. Mang has been appointed coach and it is expected that he will be able to develop a team to which the Navy can point with pride. J ha.. Cel Up and Get Over f, K N '5 l lblvi- s X ff , w 1 1 . MP9, .Q Vblg 4 ,J 'I ,4 'Q fs l fr f f Z f if ,gal -- f I ,Z 1 -ff: ' ' -3 ' 2. V sf " 5 get G X i ' Jill i W 2 My I Y ,- X - , rr-'illl ff: L-.L.,l-f-Q.. .-f 2 2 l' ,f' ff L, " z ,fr i fl- 1- 320 I-ii? . I 'I Q. . 4 'iz .JE , U 5' - ' P A Ju '- The Broad jump The 220' U. S. N. A. RECORDS l00-Yard Dash, 9g sec. ........,.,..... L. C. Cary, l9I l : Wild l9l3 220-Yard Dash C2-curve trackj, 212 sec. ........,... Cary, : 440-YdR .50 . ........... .......... . .Cr :"Hall-lliflile lgriln. l 595 sec.. . ..... Geisenliloil, l9l3 3'Mile Run, 4 min. 292 sec.. . . ..... Lockwood, I9I2 "'Two-Mile Run, 9 min. 592 sec .... G. Hull, l3:3 IZO-Y rclH dl ,l52 .. ..... ick' ,I 4 220-Yard Hiuidlzei. 25 ...... Dallislri l9l2 Running High jump, 5 ft. 9Q. in. . ........ Lauman, l907 Pulling I6-lb. Shot, 42 ft. 2 in.. . ...... H. Brown, l9l4 Pole Vault,hl I ft. 7 ink ....... .... D . W. Armstrong, l9l5 l . . isifiileich iffvfwklaif . IIIII I I I I I I I I I I I . I I I I I I I I I I I 3:5253 Running Broad jump, 22 ft. 75 in. .................... Donelson: l9l0 Mile Relay. 3 min. 293 sec. . .Hull, I9I3g Geiscnhoff, l9l3: Pillsbury, l9l3 -l' '- P l , l9I4 'F Abolished at the Naval Academy in l9l3. a mer . I ' ' il H 1 l 1331--1 uw-A -nv' VI f ' if-ff Illia. pf f I f mm il li? I AX f 5 if fi 1-' 1, 11, I ,If ' ' 335, Effxxv I - In I. In I 7 -IH ' X X X K I Y g Q , li 1 lt 35 on X- R-'W Q' + X I -HEX W2 I fm f, lf-If fffifiivi ' ' K qilfr 'X . 5- jg A , liggffl Q j - .04 3 i f ' edfdiq Q - I 1'-, Illxwpfgif X It I E- NA. x 5 z 4 ff - fr f f - f T gg' 3 I' 1- ,V f , Z,-3,2 K-gi u ' f n in on ' f - -K 'f Nw Why the Counl Should Co Out for Track 32I NW 1 Hr 1' "lm 1' 1 N,J'. QW ASN - ww m- ' l fx "' . , ., . I- I ,W, - ..N. IW x .XX XX . -- Nfwhf -NJN-.,f-Xf , . W7 " Ani if 1"?"?Q's 745 7'Wf --.,,v 5 fl I ,.gn9"' I5 N-L om , ' 'WG c':sr ou: c - ,. Cl'-Ul'Cl' ciu A suums. slneurns. sLeur,15,.. ' .-CAN' ,J- --.., 1' z1MMv-s nano. -'suun NQVV nown me nEl,:v" X- . 1 ,.p-.u. TQ! XY' , t X1 I . I ' ' ' ' "sein,survounsunrsnornnov I- 4 Y li L l ! .. gui WM "EPM Sora 0 JL!" me WORKS .-11415 MACH w "Ou-:sr cg 4 , fl The Rifle Team IWWM WMU!! ,, mem! we y i .rs ewnrumnn www' ' '-.. Hr-:Q N A 'Q " v. .V -gicaeg. N , - . -i -,pw ,nu ,fa-W.: -nr wr 'i qw.. H . , , "IL 'S' "," ' A ,.f.' '.':.4- .'-W 1 Q- r 'v 'Q Ki Q. N . 1- ' .. 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' W -4,1 ,gs 74 ' - ar .,.'L' , :rm ' i. .1 .l ik-ki'iil.ii-'ll ,Ni 'v, ' 'liff 1' .fl 11. 'H-21512 T!,g.:'L"iHj f 3 'fy YR-k.a"u,i",e-I 3 , , .... .W ' ,,, zn"Qi"4K X X an " TFL. - l4f"r""'-'- J3 - ' ANY obstacles and disappointments characterized the lot of the rifle team for the past season, but in spite of this the team made a showing fully in accord with the reputation set up in previous years. The season for practice was delayed and the men were slow in developing: we had new ranges and new forms of firing to learn: rain persistently interfered with practice and no meet with the Point could be arranged. This last was a bitter disappointment for the squad and for the entire brig- ade, as, aside from our nat- -1 u r a l e a g e r - ness to have things out with the Army, it is one sport in which, from a purely competitive standpoint, we should meet our A cadet friends. The service academies are right- fully supposed, by the average layman, to be the homes of the best marksmen in the country, so a match between the two branches would not be only locally interesting. i Despite all the set- Captain Ruddock backs encountered, the team finished with a creditable record and showed up unusually well in the "surprise fire,"-a form of firing at which we have never been beaten. Not to be outdone by any team of the past, and anxious to improve where possible, the team shot a skirmish run in the match with the D. C. National Ciuard and, by defeating them, squelched one of the best teams in the National Guard at this kind of firing. Contrary to time-worn custom, this year finds us entered in the Intercollegiate Championship indoor and outdoor matches. The fact that we are entered in Class B insteadaof Class A is due to our never having been in the league before. The indoor part of this is absolutely new to all of us,-no one has ever tried it before and no one knows what to expect, beyond the high- class performances that always result from Naval Academy effort. We confidently anticipate a winning season and an en- rollment in Class A next year. Mnnaner B. F. Clark 325 lunar- V l 1 I ," I 55 . Lumm . ' i "Yu mf :f"S" ' ' ' .3 'ml 'A .5 A . E , The only match we lost last season - was fired in a downpour of rain, pre- cluding the possibility of high scores. We later defeated the same team and beat the 71st Regiment for the third consecutive time. ' The scores were as follows: D. C. N. G. 1499 U. S. N. A. 1427 U. S. N. A. 1521 71st N. Y. 1451 U. S. N. A 2395 D. C. N. C. 2363 - - In the first two of these matches, the highest possible score was 1800 and in the last, 3000. The schedule for the lnter-collegiate matches is as follows: Indoors: ' january 8-University of Wisconsin. january 15-Dartmouth College. January 22-Washington State College. January 29-Oklahoma Agricultural and Mechanical College. February 5-University of Maine. February 12-Lehigh University. February 19-Clemson Agricultural College. February 26-Columbia University. March 5-University of Vermont. March 12-Kansas University. March 19-Cornell University. The outdoor matches are to be fired before July 8. We have four other matches: the Delaware N. G. on May 2, the District of Columbia N. G. on May 9, the 71st Regiment N. Y. N. Cu. on May 16, the Pennsylvania N. Cx. on May 6 or May 13, and the lntercollegiate outdoor cham- pionship match. This is a heavier schedule than has been taken on by our Rifle Team in several years, and will give us a chance to see a few of the best shots of Ahh: Mark Four On the Firing Line 1 326 W., U. '., ,1 3 ,-' -If the N. G. in action, especially our Y. , pf, , l I '. friend Capt. Casey, of Pennsylvania. ly x X "gl ,l ' 'A 5 The course has- been changed. again, 5 'xx .3 ' ' .I i f fi ,, :' A bringing in the 200-yard "rapid fire lg , ' A' 'lal l ' I 'I X- . instead of the "surprise form." This l ' " :ffl l A, means hard, consistent work on the .x 7 , ' f li if l 1 , ,xx f part of thelteam and a greater amount 3M'kmG':'J.i ax-- 1 In of competition. A large number of ' 1 ik.-X .. 1.-xt ' - K candidates are reporting their readi- . - .4 3- , l 1. ness for outdoor work. This con- 5' ' ' 4 4 ', ' X ' dition makes a good team assured,for the individual competition for a place In ,he Rifle gun, on the team will be keen and spirited. There is a probability of starting the meet with the D. C. National Guard on their own range in Washington. This will be an entirely new thing and one well worth the experience. We are making it possible for the midshipmen who do not participate in the meets to go to the range and watch the firing. And we want some of the fellows there. Of course there is not much action, but it does make one feel good to see a man on the firing line get "bull's eyes," one after another. Then it's their team just as much as any other, and they should take enough interest in it to back them up and know what they are doing. The team works hard and gives up everything for the Academy and should be repaid by a loyal support. The Rifle Team is but a representative of the greatest thing in the Navy. her Ordnance and Gunnery. ln the long run the time spent on the range is of more benefit to the individual than all other activities outside the section room. Very few appreciate this fact, however. Not only do many fail to benefit them- selves by actually working on the range, but also fail to derive real pleasure by not attending the meets. With most of the Brigade it is: "Fire when you are ready, Gridleyg l'm going to the ball game." --.. ...A The Range 327 i "Q ' 'iiimiwii'-V'-iff"1'1".4:-wsun W wafrzf.-gs..:-1:-.-.1-:i5:'m.':1,Lu,3f::-i:-1-'--s.i.scf:mi--.ua-.g.:..'-m,.-.human-.V'- ' .N ' L' "-:5'l,- ,i i 'i3:'?r1 -.fjiffgwr q . ,, -X V . .,.., , .mm 9 . s, s, -rv o 4,-my-.p,.1.,, '- fitilrsisf-.liiifxl?i??iifF5.w.l if' , , "M . z, Mfifri -g5rgf,,3:m.-. ,, , X, . rv. 's,f,g7:.!Myrg:-tary-1,-S?:qdir:.j!g4 'fghi mm! - H-.1 --fn.: f Sv:-..,Q:1.5rRg1e5i1b+f:fg.w514,533-1 ,'-ff,-'f:v-Z, :I 'N . . ', ." .. . ,hui A,:Q'f1yqI!5'Q::,i5,lL,'H 112333.-5 ,- 'gr 'Zilla--Q 4- 'iff 1. ""'Z:,1fQ-5 !g'5'?ln!ff-'-iylf .a.4,::o.'.- ! .. . . ' - :,-,.S..'q-:V-!--1-M.:.!:.1:-A 0.-1... 'E-H i gf.:-. -1, X -L. . 1. 'i:..,:-s5,.,rg..4'15.,v. ? ,. 5 f .- 1 silt? lflviiwir iw. 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'Q f ' X 1-J? ff X 1 i f rfw if ff if 1N's 41 X 1 F 0 Altho many of our friends are not aware that we have this form of sport, it is noteworthy for several reasons. With the possible exception of tennis, it affords amuse- ment and opportunity to more of us to indulge in vigor- ous exercise than any other sport. It is almost the only branch of athletics in which we do not meet other insti- tutions: the contests in handball are within the Brigade. We play the game because we like it. One never goes to the gym during recreation hours that he does not find the ff.: l 7 - Don, the Champion f X Z X 1 courts busy. We have de- : 5 X' veloped experts whom we if 3 would be willing to back if a 1 1 Z: ff X 1. against any would-be cham- f 'Q 'rib A. V, U, pions, but the best feature X: --5 ' 1' V of this game is thatit benefits - f" i' , ,"' X I' ' X' , ,f Xjjf' t .-A If U 1 II f fcxwfify ff? so many. fif ift XfifT'4gjW N 329 LIBERTIES ff .. ll T was a fine day and "Dug" goes into a fine hotel. It was at Boston. "Dug" makes his way to the buffet and having nothing else to do, sits down. He orders supper and drinks. He eats supper and orders a few more drinks. Yes, Boston mixes very beautiful Manhattans. Then "Dug" concludes that a Martini would be the thing. But just now the world seems to be made up of skating rinks. A dark, curly headed individual in tuxedo and high white collar approaches "Dug's" table. For some reason or other "Dug" recognizes in him an old friend. "Dug" rises, stands at rigid attention and very respectfully says: "Good evening, shirl Sit down, won't shoo. please, and have a drink with me?" The stranger with a ten- yard smile on him clears his throat and says: "No, tank you, boss: yuh see, l'se jest a waiter around here on de job." "Scrappy" Kessing, "Como" Keller and "Casey" jones were in old New York with the New Hampshire. The day PM l l n ' 1.7 if , 1 l-.mi Mr P ls' ' 43' l will ifyii li idgilqiglkui lil X' M- x l W f'l'f1l ffHf.fl!mg'!.i,',?g4",l g f, will J ww 1 ' If f '1'TUlrlle4l1i5llL.fif aw In n l!lllln5wnlr.,lformilmlf' NMWPA was pretty warm and there was nothing much to do. So they hit on the idea of going to the Majestic for the matinee. "Como" and "Casey" had the pleasure of waiting on the outside while "Scrappy" went to the booth to get the tickets. They waited and waited. They were in uniform and everybody that passed by was kind enough to make a remark. No two people agreed as to their identity. Right back of them were three little street urchins-two boys and a girl. Oh, they were having a Fme timel They Q 'fgfff' were arguing and wondering and thinking "what can JF them be." One of 'em says, "Mary, l bet deese guys -if hain't keepers 'caise deer coats fit too tite." a " Jim says, "Of co'se, dey hain't keepers, yuh poor CX F1 . , ' mutl Deese guys looks laike somebody." ' Q ' G Poor little Mary takes in the theories propounded MGX' . M ' , , one after another by Hun and Jim. ,f A ,,.g. r ii' Hun says, "Well, l knows dey cain't be soaldyers, f" 1 ' f, ,QL f 'caise l'se seen soaldyers carry guns." ,ff , I . ZW Then little Mary says. "Well, dey carries snankers ," , N ' ' ' f on deer collers, so dey must be snailers." vw at ,Q 7 - Lf.. -I "Bingo" and "Sherry" were at Baltimore. They were ready to come home but on the way back to the depot they ran into a bar. It was too late to port their helm so they went in and took seats up in front. Bingo says, "lt's on me: what'll you have?" "Scotch," replies "Sherry." "Oh, make it two," proudly exclaims the hero from Arizona or Massachusetts. "All right, gentlemen:" the bartender rubs his hands and is off. "Sherry" takes out a skag and smokes. For a minute "Bingo" does not say a word. lt was evident to "Sherry" that "Bingo" was in deep thought. "Bingo" thinks some more and then comes to an abrupt decision. "Nope, by Gawd, I won't do that. l promised her I wouldn't. Give me a lemonade." in-'B V " ' 1 - ' . 'Fm 'Ea We Gans-Tn: HWPPCRS 'Mus can T-m....n Tae mann.-N,,1, cmmavnwl- 33l v C--4:51 C- , L f " X no wma?-m.,,, ...f Ai? F wg gf f.1-Q fi M16 j H , 1 XM E! 14' A CH ' V flkmo . ,fi U KA 2-x -as . x g .' "fix . wiv. , r. QA :' -.Q , ge: 'e 2.3" ' 11 , - v X 'Fa 'iam' My dll? 3 'MQ 'Moss ' I 61' , ' Q , fp., gg. 4 rl lj- . x 'f I' QQ. li f Hs Ebay 'Drift BY M", Here, Sup Thnll Oh, Go 'Wayl ff , Mr. Steece, aren't you sorry for those poor little plebes in the balcony?" "I think Mr. Austin is too cute for words. Why do you call him Turkey?" "My, I just danced with an awfully quiet man, lVIr. Ashbrook. Do you know him?" "How often do you have these hops?" "Twice a week." "Oh, I think the training you Midshipmen get here is wonderful. It's so broad." "Oh, look! there's a girl with ballet slippers on. U?-P Do many girls wear them? I wish I'd worn mine." 5 "Do you hesitate? Teach me, won't you?" "H t h ?" H ave you me my c aperon U Q ,X , THE ONC'5TL'P'-1 W .Dclavcr I3 ! 5..f u ll QI JM: The Slury of a Young Lady who wenl lo Annapnlis "There's lVlr. Fry. I'Iasn't he the gooiest eyes? I just love him." "I think it's wonderful the way you all dance. I wish I could dance." "I'd just Iove to meet Mr. f Gish. They have such cute things ll about him in the 'l..og'." . 1 "ls Mr. Angel much of a l fusser? I think he's just grand." "I've a friend who has never been down here. She's awfully nice. I-Ier name is Sally Brique. She's awfully nice." "ls she?" h "Yes. Do you think you could get anyone to drag er?" "Yes. I think I can get Swain." wr xv Q4 In 'E E. ,ly Y I5 .1 And Heard ZimmY'l Bind "I heard Mr. Dom- browski was a Count. ls it so? Isn't he a dear?" 'I m so use to doing a dlp that I can t help lt Devlll Devil! Pay R ' .. . ' I j X my cayr-fare and I'll come ' down. "Do you like my anklet?" Wil' "W" . ,WW W. Q5 I Y G THE' 'ITILE If nu HLM057' HOP MW,-W Wzrwcsnnv 51-nrunnnvm 335 "When you go up for the foot- ball game at what hotel does the Brigade stay?" "Do you call Annapolis girls crabs because they're crabbed?" "Why do you wear that little belt? .lsn't it cute!" "ls the club I saw today for the Midshipmen?" "My, but I wish Scotty . - Wyman wasn't engaged." Where Every Girl's a Belle Ax 4 0 s s s X , W r., ' -,W ,- 'IS Mr. Dickinson a girl in the Mas- tw n Q ' 7 -,w ' ' V queraders? . 1 xx f 53 mcffl' - L- W, , .- M M. V., , "There s an officer dipping. Why -N U Q. w x, X 2-' ,QAQ Q can t we? ' - fl yfx NSMFTQ- ' X V N" .. , -. 1 .vi lf-px pw.--..-mi W -A A Oh, Mr. Westfall, I ve never walked xl --N lflmbf -Qqsglzlwg,-5,3 ?i-.-S outside between dances. Won't you take " SQ? 1 P ., Amity H fs" I' '. Y, 42 :f ' ff i me out? ya T. Q k l ah' 7 Oh, Mr. Fletcher, you can go to g gli' J!" A xwa ' 2 the German this -,Q i- , '?i'5 'f ,,. - f - year, can't you? ,-1J f ..N - g f 5 Qxajl-lR...gY,.. l,,,, , . You know I've 'T-sf H " "i ' 4. never been to a LOVE '-'1NE 0 t if German -' qs IT usfin 'ro BE . : 5 We ' - -- 4, ' Hxkgj ' K "Why I saw FR"l smlmuqs '86747' ' P QM' -'34, . H I .fri gf!! ' her down here ve W W yew ago' I Sh0u'd mznmlxmhmw ii think sh 'd sto comin ' ' m, N A, , b h. .e ,. P g se anoxgyis-sgnr CADETS' A, li l 'J y El ls And lf the U. S. Government Just f ,ll 1' Oh, lsn t Mr. Howe too Thinks If Gan 34811160 All ' ,l , y A ute when he Wrestles-Jul ThIngs,.It's Mistaken. ' ll J ' V, pl, l E' C UI b H ' Annapolis. Md., Jan. 1.-When A mld- umlq' lag, ,rr t 1'!1L1St 6 De to snmmnn vnu hls nrm about ll gm ns Eviga ' , live in Annapolis. Wish Eust do so nccordlng ia Beollon 218 and ' , ,, ules 45 to 49, lnclnslve. The hooker l I Ilved here. rules st tho Nnvnl Academy has been ll ' D0 YOLH, know Blu SSTL'.'Il'IKf'.,52f,f'lf,fZ',F.I',i.".22'..lf,,12Q Teasley? Does he tell that to every girl? ' W., ,,, pu, ,,,, ,, W, U, ,,,,,,,,,,, ,,,,,,, ,,, "I hate it when the hop IS almost over. ' 0:1 -1 W'H-lomdwolh lf- A mmf' W-HH-vl u - 4 - 1 ,o s ulurs A mlrnl. gh! dear! there 15 Goodnlghtv Dear and We The newest budget of rules governs rnust go. dnnccs at thu Audomy. Bkelelonlnd they' u 1 4 sro sumethlnz llku lhlsie yliet s get out before the Star Spangled , me No- I-The gummy mhlbunny i Banner . hug and the low llda tango Irs no H . . lo e or nltt ni. Oh, Mr. Hans! I tore my dress in the dressing- im 'ini' 2.f1-me inches :hun ln- ' H v b ' , F00m- Have YOU H Safety Pm? , 'klifuslfmffi-iluiiicifl of ml. "I rn I cadet must be held Rishi at all llmsn. ' . Min of Um cadet s s n r I lh A QLNW 1 lb-mrs , I VV-J am Staylflg out on new rhles that thoyu xhtegixsnfoysaylxxz . 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QQ gd, f.ggeffcf,2 A 13 YY F Fr Or p-v-laws.-1 bully-p .li-1. 1 Che 015215 HE Masquerader cast is not un- like other branches of amusement at the Academy, where the best - men always seem to have gradu- ated the year before, but as with these other teams there are always those who come forward and fill the vacancies as well as the origi- nals. Such men of l9l 4 are Corn, Dickinson, Gearing, O'Brien and Slingluff. The majority of these have since plebe year played more or less important parts in the Christmas or June Week Shows, and each year has added to their popularity with the Brigade and its friends who have seen them in their favorite pastime. Others, equally as good, did not yield to the lure of the footlights quite so early in their Naval careers. Corn's splendid voice immediately won for him a solo in his plebe year, and his vocal work has been of the highest quality ever since. A quartet without Corn's tenor would be incomplete to say the least. And who can forget Dickinson in his role second class year? The "last of the Slingsbysu had nothing on him for a perfect portrayal of a "limey" fop. Gearing, who was an unknown quantity in the theatrical world until second class year, immediately sprang E into favor and captivated his audience by his sing- ing "She Wore Silk Stockings and a Smile." O'Brien deserves credit not only for the parts he himself has played, but for his indispensable work 4 l l 340 E i querabers in training the choruses. For the last two years he has undertaken this task and has acquitted himself most creditably, as anyone who has seen the dancing of the chorus will attest. On all occasions he has played the part of a soubrette and his natural ability and qualifications have made him invaluable to the cast. Slingluflvs naturally pious waysC?j caused him to fill a long- felt need, and no one who saw him as the deacon in "The Belle and the Briganclsu will forget how naturally he acted his part. He can also fill out the musical side of a chorus to good advantage. Two other members of the cast who deserve special mention are De Roode and Wotherspoon. They have aided materially in 1 . . ' v s ,- ff' Qld 15 ,v-1-P,-1. -.14-1... 1 .llx flfaking all the plays of the last two years such complete successes. De Roode's SPOON can evoke a roar of laughter from most anybody Even members of the Dis Smile faintly at his funny stunts, and that alone would qualify him as a first-class C0median The hardest work has not by any " means, been done by the stars. The chorus A contains members of the I A, - S squad who have put in four Q years mastering steps and ' dances which would cause Hoffman or the Castles to r A 5 rf -J : . CL'-:8 .H ff 'I- C ear. pleasing voice has placed him among the stars of the cast, and Wother- Q ' . - l l Clpllrle Department have been known to i ' 5 5 ,R -.f E ' 4 ' Q-71 . I lu i i A f 1 A ,f 152 . f 5 Il I' look to their laurels. ln all A 'fl' ' A xg l 341 the plays the work of the chorus has been of a high class. On hot afternoons in May these "ballet girls" spend their recreation hours practicing the most difficult of steps. Wilson, G. B., Perry, Larson. Wills, Bayley, Ferrell, Ray, Creighton and Yeatman are some of the members who have brought the chorus up to the present high standard. Even "Fat" Mecum appeared one afternoon for practice, but one was enough to convince him that there are easier ways of reducing weight. "Fat" was qualified in every respect to make an admirable "chorus lady," but being built for pleasure rather than speed, his one fault was his inability to raise both feet off the deck at the same time. The Masqueraders made quite a depart- ure from the usual midyear show First Class year by giving a performance of HH. M. S. Pinafore" instead of a minstrel show. Exceeding by far the expec- tations of even the most sanguine, the performance was the most brilliant shipman O'Brien cannot be success given by the Masquer- aders since l9l4 has been i . X 7 ' H " Q' 5 part of the Brigade. -Many if 4 f .fzf p ' friends of the or anization 1 . . ,r .. g . . , , ,V l , were doubtful as to the ability rg ', - wi. xfag 4 - ,U Q? xl .Q L- J. A 5 9 of the Masqueraders to pro- . il 1 ' 9 , ' lui! duce a standard llght opera, 3 1 i' but all fears were instantly . K3 ' dispelled the moment the cur- ' .' ia E iff tain was "piped up." 4 ' -5 Three people were princi- A I A I. pally instrumental in achiev- K rx - , ,L E W ing such a success, altho they 1 L... were ably assisted by several F others. Lieut. C. W. Crosse, " ' Prof. Zimmerman and Mid- .ll given too much credit for the untiring zeal they displayed in attending to even the smallest details. Lieut. Crosse voluntarily offered his assistance, and the finished appearance and technique of the production were in a great part due to his talent and judg- ment. Without Prof. Zim- merman's aid the Masquer- aders could hardly exist, and his ability is especially valu- able in a musical production. The entire management of the play devolved on Mid'n O'Brien, and the perfect pre- cision and smoothness with which the show was produced is in a large part due to many weeks of ceaseless and untir- ing preparation on his part. 342 I P I . 'N ' S., f x ' fi AY ' , 1 , , His judgment in selecting the princi- K 'i , '. -'4' ' . " M, pals is one example of his fitness to . , 5 manage the Nlasqueraders. Besides , i A. . IH, this he played an important part in 5- ' MX" - , -. "7 f' the cast. C " ' , , i f , -1 B W 9 Q The entire work of the cast was , -A w- ' 1 -1:5 I D W- of the highest order, and anyone who ' V i . ll' - , is familiar with "Pinafore" will ap- YF - 1"'F'-3 lu preclate the amount of work necessary - - ' ' f ' to prepare one of these parts. As "Sir Joseph Porter," Dickinson was at his best and captivated his audience no less than did Clearing, who so ably played the part of "Capt. Corcoran." Corn, as "Ralph Rackstrawf' had a difficult part but played it well, and his songs were especially well sung. The parts of "Josephine" and "Buttercup" were well taken care of by O'Brien and R. O. Davis, and even the girls could get a few tips on captains' daughters and bum- boat women from them. "Dick Deadeyef' who was Smith, F. B., had the requisites of the villain, and succeeded in producing the desired effect on the audience. Perry, as "Cousin Hehe," was a "scream," and Creighton, Collins and Wotherspoon lent a sea-going air to the whole performance. The chorus supported the cast in a way which showed hard and conscientious train- ing and added to the snap which char- acterized the entire performance. The stage setting couldn't have been more realistic and was "just like the book says," while the electrical effects re- minded one of a Broadway playhouse and showed the benefits of our course , in Electricity. "Frank" O'Brien will put on "The Serenade" this june Week. To the efforts of O'Brien the Brigade will be indebted for another round of sincere enjoyment and a happy evening of good laughs. He does everything, and to him we take off our hats in admiration and gratitude. A9 JMC 343 .QM .xi 5 ,. Y-.F Our Heri tage-The Sea QELE EL 'C HE Chapel Service is unique. It has a touch ol the "Church Militant" not usually found in places of worship. Not that it lacks in religious solemnity-none can say that. But the marching of the Brigade to the seats, the promenade of the five-striper to his throne, the suppressed excitement and craning of necks in the balconies, all mark the Chapel Service as "different" Not the least impressive portion of the service is the singing of Hymn 306, for the sound of the anthem never fails to sober the most blasd man in Chapel. But when it comes to "God be with you till we meet again"-wellfwe all feel rather silent, The service is eminently characteristic of the in- stitution: simple and devoid of ceremonial, forceful, efcienl-and withal, impressive. The Academy is for- tunate in possessing such an able speaker as Chaplain Cassard His work among the Midshipmen, together with his helpful sermons, has endeared him to them all. The Ushers 345 S T1 -l . The Choir- -"Oh, come, let us sing unto the Lord!" f ii" Kg .-6 I' it ,- ,- TT The Bible Class--Fidelity, Obedience and Trust in Cod--these three. A S . . 1 V - : TY ' i . L.-.: i plebes are seen to by providing moving pictures in the reading room on Saturday nights when most of the Brigade is at the hop. The Associa- tion is also responsible for the con- venientlittlehandbook-,"Reef Points," without which no midshipman's outfit is complete. The Y. M. C. A. offers an excellent course in Bible Study. A new cle- parture in this work was launched this year in the form of one large class for all those interested under the able leadership of Chaplain Cassarcl. His efforts and good results are deeply appreciated by the Brigade. The quotation, "ln the beginninghGod" is the basis of the work of the Y. M. C. A. By a useful combination of the esthetic and practical it does much toward unifying the Brigade. Like all other Y. M. C. A.'s it is non-sectarian and the weekly speakers aim simply at the application of fundamental spiritual truths to everyday problems. The reading room is amply furnished with peri- odicals of various descriptions, including many current, technical and scientific publications. The addition of Service papers and sectional newspapers makes it a well equipt lounging ,place for spare moments. The needs of the or The Librarians 347 ls. 3 4, A Y The Morning After Ebree-anb Eben Cnc! l. The Football Girl we're glad to meet With cloak and furs and figure neat. With rosy cheeks and sparkling eyes- Could victor wish a better prize? II. The Hop Girl is a dainty sprite With smiling lips and eyes so bright, A fairy dancer with no weight- Yet how demure her Sunday state! Ill. The june Week Girl drives care away With beauty's smiles and laughter gay: Yet ask yourself at dress-parade "Which does she love, me or my braid?" IV. Although we have our girls and fun No matter where we chance to roam, ln truth we know there's only one, And that's the Little Girl at Home. v ,, , , Y A 1 . W. ...., . :.1..L K ! Touchdown Yell v l'5 ,FN fazrgcs Z '37 R.. .. I 5 s 2 Parade Rest Sf, 1 l - W Lil'-q F, li A, Hilda. . p1rl..:1,ll- Q I f Home, Sweet Home 348 . F:- hi, -. . .-R., . l --. ,.. .1 j Vi Ewo Sibes . A I 'Everything 1 - -- -A of f T4 FROU-FROU. THE FUSSER, AND HIS LITTLE QUEEN 7 F1 L I.. O , lVlar- joryl you look so pretty this a f t e r n o o n I How's Cou- cher? Never been here be- fore and you want to see the Grounds? All right, dear. Let's hurry so we can see a few things before it is time for you to dress for the hop. Why. that is the Main Gate. Don't be afraid of that gun the sentry wears. He is just there to see that every step I take is ex- actly 36 inches. Oh, the little building on the right? Oh, my dear, that is the Adminis- tration Building, yesl No, that is not the State Capitol on the other side. Why, that's our Chapel! Yes, the Sunday School is in session on the outside. Oh, very beautiful on the inside. What. that lane over yonder? Surely, you know! Why, of course. that's Lov- ers' Lane. No, I won't have time to --ii' me ,W is lr Y 'AL ' f, u, w- T 'i f' ' x I L -'fre 1... ,.... , ' 44 ' I - A f , ,- T .0 - .. - W jg-'f flu. "4- , "T "III .- ' . - I. 1 4'- I ti f 4- Tk-' jrjllj. , ...Z 6 Y I. 1 I i t I 'Il' , .,,, , : wg, L .Y lil' 'J R m w r I Vi, 4 I -"L - RHINO RED AND HIS BROTHER JIM Hello. jim! You're just in time to hear my taleofwoe. l'm disgusted with this dump. They won't let me come nearer A the gate than this street now. Oh,yes, I'd forgotten you haven't been here before. Well. that's the Administration Building back of you. Called that because therein they administer oaths and quarantines. On your port hand is Lovers' Lane, a relic of the old days of demure dames and gallant middies. Now they call it Suffrage Alley. There is the chapel on your right. Rotten place, benches too hard to let one sleep. Only one big advantage-bum acoustics- keeps you from hearing the choir. Next door is the Supe's house. Built so plain to r -X. v : 1? I I The Inside carry you over there now. Bu You like this house3 lan t. later-I 'I it a darlin 3 . g. A lovely place. Yes, the Superintendent lives . f i,'.' T ' ' I 1 A 4.1. j I - ' t , uni? I I JS! -'-- rz.-:. .T ,, --2-on X J, Y ,yknl ' 4' 'sKg":.. f' ff' HVI' ,ii Future Admirals minute. Bancroft Dormitory? milary. Bancroft Hall, my there. Those big white houses? Are- n't they pret- ty? All the Heads of the Depart- ments winter in them. The big building with a wing on either side? Now just think a No. not dor- dear. After symbolize the democratic simplicity that used to rule the country. The huge mound ahead of you is Ban- croft Hall. Swell place inside. One hundred I u x u rio u s suites with bath for the first class and the O. C., four hundred plain stalls for the rest of us. Stuck on the end there is the Armory. It has an atro- cious I5-inch Y 8 Beautiful Rotunda Harveyized deck for which no use has yet been found. chapel tomorrow I will show you the beauti- ful rotunda inside of Bancroft. The wing nearest us is the Armory, where. oh Joy. my 5'-I , fi., -I" '. .gf .u.s K - :: .. " w, . - :: ,v . .,.r Y ' -- .- x 1... .V . Q "" This Wing il John little one, the Farewell Ball is held. Yes, you've just go! to be down here for it. Now we get the front view of Bancroft. Oh, no, that is not the Atlantic Ocean out there. That's just where the Severn and South Rivers unite to form the Chesapeake Bay. Yes, indeed, that's the other wing of Bancroft Hall. It is the gymnasium. ln- side are the "Seven rivers." We call this wing "jim," and the other wing, "John," What did you say? That big white ship? Yes, it looks beaulgful. White, you know, is a sign of purity. Very distinctive color? Yes, indeed! That's the tennis ground, and right here by us is Tecumseh. He does look fierce, but he's a good boy. No, that little bell does not ring at nine every morning for us to go to school. It rings only when the Honorable Army is beaten by the Blueand Cold. Yes, very pretty colors. ln front is the Academic Building. Yes, we recite our lessons there. Want to go back of the Academic Building? Very well, my little mint julepl ,lust as you say! And here is the Steam Building. Oh, they've got to name it something. All kinds of hot air flow inside. That's how I got my present commission. Well, dear, l'm on the grade. Be down at the gate promptly at eight. What! lhal building? There's not a midshipman in the Brigade who would put his foot in there. No, madame. No, sir. We ignore it. Oh. no, not so bad as all Ihal. just the Officers' Club. Well, bye-byel Yes, I'lI be sure to meet you! What did Mr. Grade do to me? Oh, nolhing, dear! Bye-bye! l The Seven Rivers The tenements on your right belong to the faculty. See the little shed at the edge of that Futurist parade ground? That's the as ....-anis . .. u--4 his 'N XX ' Thai While Ship gun shed built to slaughter plebes caught frenching in rowboats. The long building ahead is our prize exhibit. You enter, here. in the "what do?" department and discard your nether garments. Then you do a Scandinavian tango in the middle. This you follow by a swim across a frozen lake at the other side of which you meet a jabbering bunch ofdagoes armed with sabres. These on the left are the first class re- creation grounds for Thursday afternoons. and on your right is the stone age exhibit of the steam department. Ahead of you there, with the clock, which is, of course, four-faced, is the Aca- demic building. It houses the modern ln- quisition, the mental vivisectionists. ln front of us is the Tripoli monument built with the money the heroes didn't get when they needed it. This bungalow is the Officers'Club, where they spcnd our X-pad and mess-gear funds in demonstrating Doyle's famous laws. Well, Jim, old boy, l hear that damn bugle busting again. l'll be right on deck after formation if you're going to chow at Carvel. AMN, fmitfsv of '5f,,n,id, Qual grinding.. H f..-,......ngff 1 I I f .,... 4 .1 r . ...f .. 1 ,',n,...w.f 1 1.. .,. .. , ' ..,. ,.... f , .i. .1 1 .A...-. .. ... .., .1 . . .f. ,4..,, .. ' ua... .. , ......tfr. , .... ..,., ,:...,.. Present Commission 'Zin lppreciation OW I am sitting here at my table with the partner of my four years'Iife at the Academy. A certain veil of retrospection closes around me until I am entirely enveloped and borne away on the swift wings of Memory to the Land of Yesterday. I travel again the four- year trail, and it seems to lead thro a valley I 'P 4 -P' ' f' ' I of sunshine strewn with the many incidents of Academy days.. Only the many good times remain to bid me a welcome, because the trials and petty annoyances have faded away into obscurity under the influence of the many happy hours I have spent with my classmates. such as those nights in Berlin. But more treasured than the recollection of these little parties are the many friendships I have formed during the close association of four years. Could I ever have formed these friendships else- where, and would they have meant the same to me under different circumstances? No, I think it would have been impossible. It is the fact that I have suffered the same hardships, enjoyed the same privileges, and done the same toil that binds me so inseparably to them. It is such circumstances as these that lay bare a man's character and show of what he is made. ls it strange then that one man should display such admiration for another as to become his life-long friend? In another week I will have my diploma, the most coveted possession I will ever have. Then I will become an Officer in the American Navy. I will go out into the Service and become an integral part of a great Hghting machine that protects the interests of the greatest country in the world. And I ask myself, "Will I be equal to the occasion? Can I stand on my own feet and look the world squarely in the face without so much as a single flinch?" Somewhere within the depths of my soul a small wee voice tells me that I can. And this same spirit will tell every classmate the same thing because it is the Spirit of l9l4: to do justice to the occasion, no matter what it may bring. This spirit is what has given l9l4 a unity of thought and concerted action in every step it has taken. And as I near the close of my reverie, there pre- sents itself the image of the man who has instilled this spirit into the Class, who has proved himself a capable leader and a skilled diplomat even under the most trying circumstances. I-Ie has had his shoulder to the wheel for every project that would be for the good of the class. This man is our President, Ralph Otis Davis. May the future hold in store for him nothing but great honor and success! ThreeTimeuouiof Four ,, 1 351 It was ,Iune Week ., its U, """"' ' v N 3 ' RESH paint. Clean flags. New awnings. Flowers. girls. Congressmen! june Week opens with a roar on the day of the Army-Navy game. The stands are aflame with color and animation, a regiment of camera men surrounds the baselines. the goat prances gayly to Anchors Aweigh, a thunderous round of applause greets the rival tearrs. Annapolis' greatest contest is on. Fiercely the fight is waged. till the sun seems to pause in his tracks in sheer amazement. A brief two hours. and it is over. the game of a year. The stands empty as if by magic, and each man sees the yard with new eyes as he points it all out to the folks from home. ln the evening comes the West Point hop. In addition to the usual splendor of charming girls and Navy blue there is the picturesque touch of gray lent to the scene by our gallant brothers from the Point. The baccalaureate sermon is preached by the chaplain on Sunday morning. For the last time in the year the Brigade forms for Sunday inspection. It is another milestone for the first class, their last opportunity to assemble as a class for divine service. This is brought home with redoubled force when, with bowed head and contrite spirit, they sing "God be with you till we meet again." Hard is the heart and callous the mind of a being who does not receive an inward wrench at this impressive ceremony, and who does not realize that he is taking part in an exercise which can never be duplicated. Monday dawns hot and close. Undismayed the first class don oHicer's whites, the underclassmen struggle into their prosaic midshipman whites. and all 1 - .7 354 A 1 hw ' vi . ,i . ,di ' ' . K -'mi H W O ,F r .4'.,.i,.-11 4'-' - ' " fi F9 .-nan!---H .Q ,.. -4 proceed to the parade ground under arms. Here they stand at parade rest while the board of visitors turns out, breakfasts, and drives leisurely to the reviewing stand. Suddenly Un" guns belch forth, the Brigade presents arms, and lo! the Board of Visitors is officially received. Back to the armory goes the Brigade, only to break out the light artillery. After some two rounds or less. visitors, judges and performers alike tire of the warlike drama: battles shouldn't be fought in hot weather anyhow. Hence why worry if the last company fires their rammer over the sea wall, or forgets to unlock the brakes? ln the afternoon one finds himself the prime mover of a sterling pine tree. called by courtesy an oar, or else he is tucked under a thwart in a knockabout to serve as ballast, or perchance he goes across the Severn and fires steel-capped bullets into Chesapeake Bay while an optimistic marker shows a white disc to the astonished board. After such indisputable proofs of professional prowess comes a brief respite during which those who are fussing anywhere short of Camp Parole avail themselves of a hasty liberty. In the evening with "a great fanfare of trumpets" and brass buttons we hold a dress parade. For an hour or more we stand gazing into the blistering eye of the western sun while some kind-hearted old lady explains to Gish why the D. A. R. condescends to let him have his name scratched on their hardware. And so it goes: each day the midshipman feels more like an exhibition monkey. each day he seems more like Dewey to his doting parents, and each day he looms greater in the thoughts of la demoisclle. June Week is, however, not "all work and no play." On Monday and Tuesday evenings the Masqueraders present their play. Here the military aspect of our life drops off like a cloak, and latent histrionic ability is uncovered to the astonished gaze of the multitude. If the truth were known, however. the aid of 355 -i 'Q the most expert fussers is requisitioned to adjust properly the intricate feminine gear used in the production. How well they do it makes us blush! The most picturesque social function of the year is the Superintendent's garden party, which is held on Wednesday evening. His house and grounds are transformed into a veritable fairyland, with gleaming lights, soft music and gentle breezes. The function is strictly a first class rate, the underclassmen being permitted to look on from afar with field glasses until about 9.30 p. m., when they must scamper off to bed. Thursday is the day of the last parade, and mingled are the sentiments of the Brigade at that time. While all are intently watching diaphanous gowns cross the lowering rays of old King Sol, the second battalion reports "l5 men absent, sir!" and the first class realize that they are back numbers, while the famous lVlid'n john Doe, Second Class, swells visibly, to mutual discomfort of dress suit and wearer. Thursday night is the fusser's pinnacle. On that evening the first class hold their exclusive German. none but second classmen being allowed even to look on at the proceedings. Each first classman presents U10 girl with an armful of roses and treats her to a ride in one of Chaney's best sea-going cabs. Once at the ballroom he leads her into a maze of shifting figures and gleaming swords, and bestows favors upon her with a recklessness which thoroughly indicates what happened to surplus reserved pay plus mess entrance fee. At approximately two a. m., same man saunters through Crabtown lustily singing "No more rivers." Friday, June Sth! For the first class the supreme day, for the plebe, the release from bondage, for all, a step upward! The battalions are drawn up in awe-inspiring array. The first class and the holders of pink tickets are seated around some national Hgure, listening to his carefully prepared address. Quickly, then, the coveted sheepskins are distributed, 356 .n. i ig i I n l V.. T ,iq , Ll. . . , A ' , l ' 5 'rvnvrrvr - A. ' ... '!'1"?lin and it is over! The graduates gyrate happily out of the armory, minus hats. and "mingle with their friends," while the newly created youngsters hold a truly American war dance around the Herndon monument. That evening brings the June Ball, a graceful farewell tribute to the gradu- ates, given by the men who are to fill their places. It is the largest and grandest spectacle of its sort in the country. Gray old admirals, cocky lieutenants, cute little ensigns with their new swabs, important Hrst classmen, and awkward youngsters vie with each other to secure the smiles of the prettiest aggregation of girls in the world. Unfortunate indeed is the man who has never danced be- neath the bewitching and kaleidoscopic colors of the armory spot lights, or who has never spent a dance or two on the sea wall, pointing out the glimmering lights of the distant practice squadron. Many the groan and many the sigh when, after running all the way in from Murray Hill, one has to finish packing at two a. m., in order to have a few moments with "her" later in the morning. This day, Saturday, marks the demise of June Week. Each midshipman slings his household supplies over his back, ties two blue caps around his neck, balances a strong box on his head, tucks a toothbrush and razor in his mouth and proceeds to the point of embarkation. Nothing can compare with the touching scenes there enacted. The fare- wells given, and observed, are far more harrowing than is the case in actual warfare. Every mother is sure she'll never see her boy again, fathers sniff and look distrustfully at those damn tin pans in which their sons plan to see the world, and sister fthe other fellow's sisterb feels quite sure she'll die before she has time to receive his first letter from Queenstown. 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' - .3 .gif 'L Im- Y-1 ' PHI SIGMA KAPPA PHI DELTA THETA S. R. Deets H. L. Phelps R W Cary R A D er 3d R.K'1 ,I.E.R'b " "yf C. F.lWedderburn A. B. Riigt urg T' Doyle' Jr' O' B' Hardman C- Young KAPPA ALPHA PHI GAMMA DELTA R W F H fS"""'e"'IR O G1 ,I.E.B k L.W.B b ' ' err? ' ' Dwi' H. T. Isikinson L. Keiiigwgrthy C' F' Nlartm T' W' Harnson L. Wood L. R. Vail ALPHA TAU OMEGA KAPPA SIGMA C. W. Dugger H. B. Broadfoot Y, E,?Iar,iIII E303 L. R. de Roode J. E. Waddell . . A. . w. J. NSZZZIY C. H....'.3'S.T""' DELTA KAPPA EPSILON SIGMA CHI S. G. Rockwell W. Winslow P. M. Rhea L. B. Austin PHI KAPPA PSI C. K. Blackburn L. C. DeVeaux B' B. Ralston M. B' Arnold SIGMA Nu S. B. Brewer F. H. Dean SIGMA ALPHA EPSILON W. P. Davis L. Harney M. W. Callahan R. M. Fortson PHI KAPPA SIGMA PI KAPPA ALPHA A. Durant P. I-I, Park DELTA UPSILON CHI PHI A. E. Davis ALPHA DELTA PHI J. T. Metcalf CHI PSI II. E. Ostrander PHI ALPHA DELTA F. E.. Haeberle 358 P. U. Tevis THETA DELTA CHI R. R. ogg DELTA PHI R. L. Randolph ALPHA CHI RHO II. O'D. Richmond .7 ' iv 'X , gifkn' A 1 A 4 1 ,f 'I' jr If 'I' 4 ' '. W V 1 . V -o - diggs? o Q I v A 4 , ' LID i ix: 4 , , i .' IX' I ' fi :KV L' IX' 4 1 Q5 L .-Io. .Q x 4 , x .- If Ip.. z I : . - x I ' - I ' K 6 e I Il I 6 I f -1 . 4 jf, I I sf, -1- ,f X S Q '1- - v f I me - - - 1. In THE CANADIAN CLUB Place of Meellnpz: Room 37 xxf CIIICI MORUI 44--- ---- ' ' BOB" CARY I Ofncial Mixer . . ."HERNlE" SPANACEL N K X STOCKHOLDERS ' X A C. Arnold H. Brown, jr. O. O. Kexsing C. F. Martin M A- W- AHI1Ill'00k T- .I- DOYIC. If. C. IVIcReavy T. C. Slingluff -.1 h +I.. J. Stecher W. A. Teasley ' .R X "'Resigncd by request of hh gilI. I-,RTV 2, , I ,L xx THE HUNT CLUB OR THE WHIP I QQ, Place of Mceling: Cllnneufs I 'BDZLTV u Great Grand Sipplicalor ........................ DOMBROWSKI OW 'fL"'M Bm M... ,...........A......... GRIFFIN I Mm. of III. 'ounas ............ O'BRIEN CONTRIBUTORS D Nelson, G. W. Power: Hans I.arson - - W I., H Swain Shan Dyer Pflton Y . 1 C I1 P ' I W shburn P I r nf ' S ' ff ., V 5.1.22 A f 31513 72.55 BOAT OFFICERS' CLUB J " S, Place of Meeling: Anywhere X" W I -L-"' v':, - lm- DX? Presidenl . . . .... ASHBROOK I Senior Assislanl ........... TEASLEY Noel at Home SPOKESIVIEN BaIsIey Boak Dickinson Fox Perry Tawresey Blades Bungerl DoyIc Mccuiqan Powers Vaughan -,,x Z?- -gun had The Hinders 359 5 .uzlrvffszrwv-fp,,,,w' -A , W, Y .-W V A - 7 .MT-N -f Nmz-5-V--,--5-., -5-1 ,,,.,,-'-'----1 i.. "unm- -sf-" 4, . 1 crm-un A.zn-mum, . nu cx s u. s. I. A. u.s.u vu A -an 4,..L,n,, W- - ' -f 'I .1 '-12' -i .l 3 : , . ' - :: P- -: -' :::::.-: I S 9 Fflrliudfinl dill to Old fd!-ll lrlla 'fly HEI' f'l ll-IP! ll bfilhl ll ll? pdl! Ill, - 1 l L 5- 525 . 21 55 , Tl 'E-.: E51 - " EET-E535 -..-,- ,--1,Tlii1.-.--1-nl-131-.1-1:-wr-rr: -l X ::'El " :- : EEE:-: --l-- ?ZiEE'!!l1.':': ' --- ' 1 In , .L - -- 'N P , .:.-....::::....E5::E:,-:.:.-gc:-... 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W itz?-:gi :EE l......EE-.-...i.L::g,::: 1 1 7 , QSM f, Q ZAOII IHC JP! nllli'-El! Ind dlul"'1 DE lll"lh,A YUM!!! to Chl BQ f Qhlll , F3 1 . 'V 1 , , .3 f X "' .1-4 -42.1. :.E..E::.--L-EE ....: ali . ....-i..........-.- .. - - -. -...-.1 1 '-:E : , -51 - - - . I i Q- 1 E Q f-4 , , . 4 I1 m 12- : El --5e,. + .u, ram- - v..-n E , A - F7 . za: ' : -. :::::::::. 1 4 4- C E I NX 1 1 'U Dedicated lo the Class of l9l 4 . U. S. Naval Academy Chas. A. Zimmerman U. S. N. A. I9l4 CLASS MARCH m A A' ' . Af ., 't ' 2 ' F f 'K J 1 - ' :.-:- F A Q --""" M75 ii ' ' - Sb. ' E f a V- - Y, J.. ,I ' in Qu l I Y I V " A v . 10' A I-Alf-Q--H-7-I-ilhl . I L . -Ia! - 1: 5 :FEE - EEE EEE: b:E"""' at - 1 A ' -5 E: E EEE-.E5I:'-:4:iE'iEi "':J5EEEE.ii - ' ' f f 1l!ll-1IYl1LD'1Zlf:QI',l'1K.- . I I ' V I.. A , f' ll7Lv V E' 5 L lk Lf a ga Y f a f EE E l 5- XS L! A rx K-N 'X ' 1 XZ 0 . ::r.- " 2 -: - - : ' nun" I - r , ' ' . - ' 5 i 7 I 1? ll P 9 - i?i2s "f ' EA EF EQ EQE 5 a 4 a 4- a - 4. ' . , A Q' ug. 5 ' ' I T '-711 7 V . 4 1 Dufy uf-41 ' Z Z ' G Q v , ,- :.- ' . 1' 5. f : f an L ' Pm- 'li f VIE- 1 1 'ith fl: F I1 ' KW if 21 fn" . ITTX ::i.?:r::r:E::..--55 ,..- ' . i:::::::::'::::. : l , F - ' 'JE ' 31 zzzzg... :. :E ... rqiiz :...:E::-f.::. : I-ill fum fl- If 131 ---Ian--1 ml u l 1 - ' ' . I . ' I I , ' al 36l .....,.-..... . mm Bs.. ,M-' g,- .vi",XY s I, . F, . , ' .-M -1. uf. ., ..-' ' lnhcipaling the 'lmzbicalion of the Class Bree R. O. Davis opens ceremonies. "People, we are met together for the pleasant purpose of planting Our Class Tree. The Class of l9l2 had her geomy-tree: the Class of l9l3, her his-lrccg and we of l9l4--." "Seize him, seize him," cries the suffering multitude. "But l pray you keep quiet. This is truly a momentous occasion. I trust that everyone fully realizes and appreciates its immortal signifi- Y cance. We plant this tree here and consecrate , our lives to its growth. May our children admire ' 3 its branches, but may they never climb-lest they i f fall!" CLoud and enthusiastic applause.j T. Doyle takes the stand. "Good morning, ' ladies and midshipmen. lt's a beautiful day, - ' isn't it? lSmiles.J Somebody told me that a bunch of fellows were going to plant a tree. I thought that l would drop around to see how they did it. lt's a small tree, but l think it's a perfect ' peach. CGiggling.j The poor thing looks sad. It may be a weeping willow. Cheer up, old scout! you will receive plenty of nourishment. "Tex" Vaughan will talk to you every morning. Coutburst of laughterj Please don't look at me that way. Tree, l'm talking to Eweg I feel in- sulted. But I can do nothing because mother told me never lo hit a tree." CVociferous applause.J '.i, W H wnllfa .lf Q' ' ' I M ..-W . 'H' rff?fl 1 ' . Wlffiii 'pklxl W "'f ff ug' xnnuut mgflgm nfl H- In Literally Rabo Hatch closes the case. Rabo steps back, opens his eyes and looks at the tree. He then looks at the jury. Rabo hasn't blinked his eye or changed his expression. He looks at the tree again. He then chants: "High Pressure, - spare that tree. You are a good tree. N , l know your family well. Mr. Fuller 'l g i ,' introduced me." QBravo, bravolj 4ff K "People, stags and dandelions, this .R X gathering presents a noble picture- 1 Xi- ,E ., U W and it thrilled me. CSoftlaughter.j Fifty Ti N19 I' years from now this tree will be a large fri ' viixixx 1 y tree. It will furnish shade for the ' j ' fussers. We will have a bench under it L Q marked 'For our Angelettesf ClVluf'fled f 'F' gigglingj Old tree, l will be your con- -1, " - -4 k sulting attorney. You will tell me every- -, . E' 1-. thing, now won't you? That's a good tree. A word of advice. You are young. ' ' 1' 13' You do not know the ways of this wicked iqykcx world. Strange people lurk in your ' F Q tracks. A word of advice. 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Gas-,,?!',f 90530, F nm W Z-- ffE:ff:w g jf haw--mf1' " " Ll . f. J K ' , 'wsimiwnm 57qji?SgMW37P XL- .fs LANUSCAPE FROM OFFKE s "! ,, i: Rs QDIQTERSD ff ff FSL Ol T...... NA-runny, s-:rj f-4 A ' ,,J.f,. ' lp xl X IZ' ,xswqm Y 5 ly' 'Ig QW ll ax. df' ' ' l, .'A..A.r A... ', , ' . I , ' v D I I nu' I I I V M17 .WW 1:Zf0j"" If f I . , , I ' I l I J I I I I I0 L SWR I ,ig MMT QSM ,, ,, I 4 ff ,J ' M. ' I llljl I I ,V rw "Jack" Moloney at hop to one of Pennock's queens Cjust ready to start clancingj: "I am afraid, Miss Queen. that when I get your divine and majestic form in my strong arms I shall be so enraptured that the terpsichorean art will become entirely oblivious to me." "Bob" Cary: "I am willing to give her anything, yes, a dozen miniatures if she wants themg but I swear I won't part from my class ring for anybody." "Tom" Latimore: "I'se just ain't goin' dance, 'at's all-ll, 'case when I dance I sweat. An' when I sweat, I smell bad. An' when I smell bad the gals don't love me. So I'se jist ainlt goin' I ,, W, ,,,, 4.- . , , , "W"'f ,' 'Q FT.q'..i,.:g-1 l ll dagtgumpj' Perry: "Oh, mi? ww imll iwiif: l Vi g Lfllfpli M f Moon, fairest Moon! rs ,X l "gI'i'6?: -fn-U Pity me, an unfortunate F' , QW 'II l f' MQJM' 'fjhjll HQ I-yr mortal! Behold, you My j 4 It guy lx .. W ' 7" " 'h still have your last quar- I--Mi-33523-33331-3 ull..- U' """9"" ter while I have spent ml':'fm:,'u:u-ergwriigo mine! " Three-striper Warner Bayley, in the Arcade between the gymnasium and Bancroft I-Iall, to a little Washington dcibutante: "lim going to kiss' you! "No, you are not," she said, and simultaneously lifted him one in the upper jaw. " He took out his handkerchief, blew his nose and put it in his pocket." " Well, Mister Peenoyer, he do it! " .iv , -fl Om: - -- ':" fire' N Two - . r,,, ' " Thngg - . H f' if Who's The . ' Booz 7 367 X va, gf , 0 Ebc Great anb the Near Great "Wall, sir, you see this here shaft goes thru a plate on the head stock an' a gear is hooked on the end of it. On the other side of the plate is the speed cone an' this-- sir? Yessir, speed cone. That's what it is,-speed cone.- Huh? Cone-wheels? Wall, I don't see why they don't call 'em speed cones. Might just as well call 'em that as any- thing else. Sir, is there any reason why they don't call 'em speed cones? Yessir, that's all there is to this lathe. No, sir, I don't wanta hit the tree, I hit it last week." Oh, many a man will remember us, The Hinders, fifty and seven. You've laughed at us, joked with us, cussed us For the noise that we've sent up to Heaven. They made me their leader, these Hinclers, And I led them in prayer and in fun. The joy of my life were these I-Iinders And it hurt me to see them undone. No more goat, no more prayer," says the leader So the Heinz club of fifty and seven Are disbanded and broke, gentle reader, And no more sencl their prayers up to Heaven. So it's mine for a pipe, a cigar or a skag, To pass my life as I may, l'll have my fun and my boast and my brag But my I-Iinders,-they've all gone away. Ill She won't be here until une Week. She may not come at all. lp C25 How can I wait until une V Week? - I've got to wait, that's all. . - 6,35 And if she comes in June Week, She mightn't see Cupe at all. L42 And if they're both here in June ,Week, in The wedding bells will ring. ISD And if he don't like this song, We'll sing it once again. 368 Ebe Great one the near Great QUESTIONS I. What is your name? II.-Description of appearance. III.--CaI Chief characteristic. tbl Chief ambition. IV.-Cab Favorite quotation. Cbj Favorite motto. ANSWERS I.--Harry Dog Biscuit. II.-Very good looking. .---Cal Breaking hearts. Cbj Chairman of the I'Iop Com- mittee. .-Caj DoyIe's 2nd Law. Cbj I'd rather be a Iobster than a wise guy. 'Nuff III IV Deer mister Greene,4 i rite this to fine out if you all ain't stiII forgot them pants and coat. When you wuz here Iast september you toIe me you wuz goin' to send me some ole pants and coat, so I bin waitin ever since and you no, mister Greene sir: its awful hard to wate like this when yore pants is gittin so wore out there ain't nothin to sew patches on an yore cote ain't nothin but pockets. Cain't you all help out a pore colored man what wants to have some stile about him? If you just send me them pants and coat with the gold stripes on the arm, I shore will be the slickest nigger in these yere parts an I ask you, Mister Greene, please send em soon as you kin. yours Truly, JIM. p. s. --IVIy wife and famly send dere Iove. gy- "Aw, watcha tryin' to hand me? Cobb hit 374 in l9l0 an' he stole 68 bases: you're thinkin' of Speaker in I9I2, onIy he stole 59 bases. Who's that? Jackson? WeII,oneIs playin' with Detroit, one played with Cleveland an' got bushed an' another never got out of the bushes,-he's playin' with Dallas, Texas, now an' he hit 295 last year an' 296 the year before. Yes, there's a prize-fighter named Jackson all right an' he sure took a fall outa Baldwin in I898 out in Frisco. just poked him once an' Baldwin dicIn't come to for an hour. No, Baldy didn't fight any more after that. Hey, Iet's see that prob. Dontcha know how to do that? just take the integral of the square root of the mean square, multi- ply it by this log over here. take the anti-Iog of what's Ieft an' there you are. Simple, ain't it? just feeI that muscle, boys." 369 ' tactical Knits in the IC. S. DITA. System I. The Unit of Resistance, the National or more correctly the ,- All-American O. C., is based upon the almighty demerit equal to F7-. il 9. gl ll ' N 6 7 ' I0-f useful reports in the U. S. N. A system, and is represented 3 ' .Q y by the resistance offered to an unvarying midshipman by a third ' 5? 'lf V conduct grade of 25 demerits in mass and one pap sheet in length 1 at the temperature of despair. i f Jlgegt .7 , fl y , ig IA ' ill? li 2. The Unit of Current. the Na- . 1 r i ill' - ameri' X f , 1 wxlxiz' tional Monthly Allowance, is ,',, of what 1 . it should be, and is represented suffi- umv of Ruiwu-I ciently well for practical purposes by x x the unvarying limit of monthly money which when passed through ..... .... a solution of mess hall boys, corridor boys and Cosmopolitans, deposits silver at the rate of .000l l l8 per second. 'S' ..J...51 y W '. I asm , -J 3. The Unit of Electromotive Force, the Divisional officer, is the E. Nl. F. necessary to produce a laxity in the regulations equal to one joyous celebration with a Unit of Current upon the occasion X D g g R v R ' 1 If U , mr U. ing by a drag leader in ar 6 was n vi. Henri? - l iff? 3-,ll ,f . I9 . ,P . vu V "iv-nw wx fs l l l f ' , I 0 A I S' Q lu 1 l f VJ' ti of a Navy victory. 4. The Unit of Quantity, the National Half Pint, is the quantity . of liquid stuff transferred by one hilarious midshipman of National fame in one second. 5. The Unit of Capacity, the National Drunk, is the capacity of a midshipman charged with celebrating a national victory with a National unit of quantity, the half pint. fEd- itor's note: This capacity has been exceeded in many specific instances.J 6. The Unit of Work ft'ain't no such animalj is represented sufficiently well for practical use by the energy expended on one hot Saturday morn- llery drill. 7. The Unit of Power, one National Brigade Order equal to I0-7 lines of dope, is represented fairly well for practical purposes by the loss of one September leave, I00 demerits and restriction to the Academic limits for the remainder of the year. 8. The Unit of lnduction, the "International Rag," is the induc- tion of a new pap sheet when the National O. C. is approaching at the rate of one hundred meters per second. 370 vii . JP li it if V55 ,X jggmumm ' 5L ll ll J ll unir Q-im vy vN'lf"' . , yln lk IE , 1 , l M N f , f xx X .. r. .U . " pei' " fF7k M L ft, ,., f x . R 57. -ff W f , - If f ' W my 1 tv, if M U ' ., ' f wmv: ' -N .ff ,war .1 I 1 ,qr5.V.V, M ., ,,..., -C-f fhl-4, 5 .lil-' 4... 5-fr :r J. , ' 'il-s s3f,r efe-F'-""'f 33231 '?'------'i,f'.if 5 1- -'35-'T'-j-1' ':-f. -, 2 ,. za'-if QGQPFQ .. .a..-,st , ,gf -- .1- -5- :W--." A'-4 3 fa' i E- -fa- . " ful.. , 'ifl-. E ii'--5 14" ".4'.'? '? 5 if F 1 1 -be g g ' , s Q,-are 1 -r IIOW lflln-rmu . ......., Nui Bright Uiemarlas The adjutant is reading the pap sheet: "Lewis, L. S.-In grounds in company with .ladies after 9.30, Zlst instant." Christian ponders deeply for some minutes after this and finally bursts out in irritation: "Oh, say! That can't be the twenty-first time they ragged that man!" ,,, + 3, Mi 2 4 ., gm ZTTL- V II tl'l , . w ' ..l y Y .... The Illinois was seventeen days from An- napolis to Antwerp. The day before arrival in the English Channel, Beard snapped his head up from a book as a thought suddenly struck him and queried: "Say, fellows, is there a bath- room on this ship?" Picture Riche as the Junior Officer of the deck at the Engine Room voice tube: Engine Room!" "Yes Sir"' Shut down the pump What pump3 What pump ' Whv the course' What Pump' spud peeler Of ,l ll X, 1 f .4 7 ff! ZZ ,f, X f X 37I ffffearb at the TiDancing Class I rf:..X -, .fm f wa f 'il Q ,, ' ' ll',-ff!!! ! !-: W ' fffv 5 X55 X ! NN 1 l 1 ,lf sf ly!! K' !1"-iggym L'-'21 mf !y ll!! Misa! give more attention to the movement of your feet. Try Pay attention, gentlemen! l can't learn you nothing unless you pay attention. Now we want to get this machinery: first we will take from here down findicating waistl, then we will take from here up. Now listen to the music: what does it te!! you to do? There's my brother-got no more music in him than that there rad-di-ate-tor '- one of the best dancers you ever seen. Listen to the music-bum drip drip, bum drip drip, bum drip drip,-now dance! Step-open- close, go round your partner, then go back, turn to your left, and forward. That's it! Now, leaders, it again. Them that led that time follow this! These Naval Academy hops are just one degree superior to any in the land, barl ring any! l want to learn you a little ballroom etiquette. There ain't that man a-living what can pass me on a ballroom Hoor. Take your partner by the hand and bow--one-two, three four, five-six. Never cross your legs in the presence of ladies! l'd rather see a man chew tobacco and spit the juice on the ballroom floor than cross his legs in the presence of ladies!! Doctor vs. mac Nu W U ful Doctor: "Oh,lVlac Nu! have you seen my stamPS. Mac Nu?" 4.3, 67 Mac Nu: "No, Doctor, l haven't seen your 9 stamps. What color were they?" E D 6 f 10 Doctor: "l had five red stamps that l paid V 1' ten cents for. They were brand new stamps, Mac Nu, and I wanted to use them. Look around, Mac Nuu-nu, and see if you can Find them. i" "' 5' "' if 3' Oh, Mac Nuu-nu!" Mac Nu: "Yes, Doctor!" Doctor: "Mac Nuu-nu, they ought to be here M if nothing has happened to them. 4' "' 4' " Oh, !V!ac Nuu-nu!" Mac Nu: "Yes, Doctor!" Doctor: "Take your time. Nlac Nuu-nu, so you won't have to hurry." 372 , f CUl'!!l,':T3.T' zx IIII INKDI H Sl10NIl LLASS. Iullilllll IUNII NNY lU'f'l'l"l'l0Y Q- Q i A 1, 'iv 1? --. J 5? g9 ffifitfw .QQV L'x fffilzsf ,ff-QN7 5 4 C. is ll ..N r-J' l A ,Rx ri-4 If 3 'VJ r.t.gkL,f if Ky YN I P l'kf-'i L ,.f4f QS qJ71.?f5.1?IKvNf ' YOU ,QT 'THE 7iE1vbfTfafv '4' 5HmvEsPEms'5 1Mmm771L Wf""' ARE INVITED ' -I-0 Le, Pg-g.f5h'f"' DTHELLO . 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'E ' I It'y!,.fa'i I I .- ,r In- OR - Exit 'X J - IE' gin why the Girls TAll"IEove me V I " . D BY Q A Errors Usldqwx T '7 X HE BEAUTIFUL Doc BISCUIT GLADDEN MFT? Iimi, I' E. 'ly ,, -1- CANTON, GA., November Io, l9I3. Mid'n B. D. B. Cladden, U. S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, Md. My Dear Sir: I have just read an article by you on the subject of "Self-Preservation of Beauty." I saw your picture that so clearly and beautifully illustrated your essay. It was so very strikingly and uniquely handsome. I feel that I am greatly indebted to you forsuch valuable and wholesome advice. Allow me, my dear sir, to inscribe myself Most adorably yours, JULIA D?-. , P. S.-I am only 35. Herein I enclose my likeness. I hope pretty soon to be as handsome as you. However, will you write me a personal letter and tell me how to get a caulifiower on each ear? I think they are so beautiful. Don't you? I always did love caulifiowers, even when I was a little child playing upon my dada's knee. And why do they call you "Egg-head"? I think eggs are too lovely for anything. JULIE Every day I get similar queries from far and near relative to my beauty and how I preserve it. Ladies of the court insist that I send them a true list of specific directions to keep beautiful despite many years. Why everyone should I I I ",' y r:'." Z l'I'i I K .4 .ff XXX natural for I have a beauty all to myself It IS o a c ar acterlstlc type and very few there are who do not succumb to xt Furthermore I preserve my youth I am only I9 while my younger brother maintains that he IS 23 mine when everything goes wrong and I feel dejected and blue they alone console me Now to all those interested in their personal beauty or youth I desire to say that if you write me a few words I will gladly give you my secrets. I do not want any money' the only requisites are faith and confidence in me. The two pictures on this page show me before using" and "after using." They alone fully attest to the consult ME. may seem at first rather strange, yet on deeper thought 'tis cinly , . ' f - , xr- - K . My rare beauty and extreme youth are two hobbies of 'Split be If-'33 ' I ' ' '.' H ',,d"1 "fills I Xi I K IM I lllw. I lf' C xl V V n N Y gg l I ll QQ I 'r-JQJF H- vxj' My Likcncsn genuineness of my stand for the improvement of one's beauty. I need not say any more. 379 --W -- Yas, sah, boss, l'se done clone it." 9 1'-19,10 Ov ii 2 ,Nfl Q1 6 99 UOQT' 'WNV "T'ain't no moref, N ES GF LENS? ' And right under our bow the most l ' Enormous whale you ever saw ! I I I If I I I ,J Talk about icebergs! Man, you don't know a thing. You ought to have seen that iceberg that we ran across on our way to x f XE, Queenstown. We sighted it at one o'clock Il l f in the afternoon watch. It was over a mile long and about 3 miles wide. Sixteen polar bears were sitting on top of it. We let go a 3-incher and killed two. The skipper's wife is wearing right now a coat made out of the skins. It is the prettiest thing that you ever saw. Suaie'x Dilemma l never did care much for prunes n myself. But we had a guy at our table who could eat 200 without stopping. One morning he ate l75 in I0 minutes and then got sore because he was called to go on watch before he had finished his breakfast. Oh, yes, that reminds me! ln Flensborg I put 25 German midshipmen under the table inside of I8 minutes. I felt no effects at all. l can drink all day and never feel in the least bit abnormal. Say, what time is it? I T 2, ' I . 0-56 re- of V 1 Q A Uv? 4 ,, Na f xi, 31 - 1 N X X N ,V ff? iff -- . 5 e"4l-4'SI- :EJ few f ' TI? - await if i f '- 2 : go I. as a f -m g W I - ' 7, li, M' .If ,L Jy lf g ,, 4- ' Ups 7, ,. X A K C f i 1 f ,Vg ,V II ., ', K, Q- 4, --. g 1, , ' ' 'nfnf l as 0 W7 cuf f ' Xi. .I XI Ik 1 af l' zz fri 495 N fe f .f fi, fi ii- - 4. - ffl.-In , 1- I OI' 2 ,, I .f if .4 ,I gf ff- '24 b IK , R 5 4 1,5 I -.M ff f .1 - . ff- w -- ff, O6 4 BV! . ' ' ' MIDI' HIPMFFN S' Mews' I . I X 5 Q 0 I pqggmf Tm! , Peg 1 'TPS f1'vrv,R'E fvfdfff-ZTJf'f'5'g ,f 'f ,fy f f 38I - .r J ' g-J I ' Q-J g - N-, f I - 4' gf .li .E .EQ DIN. T 3 sr -r 'Jf of-9J'507'f' Il i I -i ..-:Tiff X 1 1iU!3KlJX.5l CU-lfllii -.4 r r 'mm f ' .:3.r1.llEifl.UE.' -' 4' gb .X x.,,Xw.Yi -vrpgffgfnjr THAT the Midshipmen will study 'iw' , Elf! 'J VX, "How to Make Good Husbands" and "Farm 2.5.5 4 1 and Fireside." an f' if' ,T .' m g'..f THAT Susie Hoyt talks to himself L- l -1' W! 'Q' 'f N .v every night on the "Blinker" and invariably 'V 1 tfaf!.rimszSagi"Mri:n Hawk. lm?r:.g,. . rf 1- U . 1 . 5 rif . r i oY5 dl uv. l miniatures since Tast Jnligrie. as oug S X UI-ETH 'Q THAT L. Joe Stecher bribed his rival by a seat at the training table. THAT Mr. Steece has a wonderful lorgnette. THAT B. H. Page and C. E. Rosendahl will take orders for next year's graduating class. THAT Frank O'Brien will change his address on graduation leave to Dallas, Texas. THAT Bill Heard has lost his heart and Bill Teasley his buzzard and star to the same little white dove. THAT Goucher College simply loves the midshipmen. f rm 'TIME US O Maui, x , ' new n ,-. .,,, , H . . me .... --APA-V--Y-A Q51 K- B'ftLW" P0SYALffLfGn:.E'f:.FSgfZ"I3f f' ' ., i TELEG - "A ' W If X 5 M-L., . f,LTg: . .. - minus- Av mum' I Hi,,,X:' fl , If-7571 R, . ' , 1...'1l B 'C w 4 ,xua4, 7I,,',,,,y-., ' - .L-Y!-Q I, g Lf lil Germ-arf 334.7 K, H' ,isnt-'51, -..-. .... f ' 1 ma M fill iffl-QW -1- ,,.qp,"'1 I I" I - ic .M Jlwn ,- ,, WM kup T-'PEREK q?:NlTD I --r.-,1I'Af,f1.g' . 'E E I . LW-HTS In Lovenk LAN5 ..-.- I s-,, ,wi l ul ff.vF:5 l ,' . . 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Naval Academy in I86I did not present the mag- nificent spectacle it does in l9l4, but the little old dingy buildings contained within their walls many associations dear to the hearts of the midshipmen of the past and pass- ing generations. All is changed now, and the only objects in the landscape familiar to the "oldsters" are the gate by which the grounds are entered from the town, the Herndon monument and the memorial to the Passed Midshipmen who lost their lives when the ill-omened brig "Summers" turned turtle in the Gulf of Mexico. The "Summers" was commanded by Captain Semmes of "Alabama" fame. Yes, the same old trees are standing in the grounds, 1 but where is the old gas house behind which so many - stolen smokes were indulged in and where radical differ- ences in opinion were settled with lists? . Captain Blake was the Superintendent in l86l. His son Homer was soon to command the "Hatteras" and she was to be sunk by the "Alabama" off Gal- veston. Blake fought her until the muzzles of her guns were barely above the water. Commander, afterwards Admiral C. R. P. Rodgers, the man with "the velvet hand and iron claw," was Commandant of Midshipmen. He was one of the most courteous and elegant gentlemen it was ever my good fortune to see. The Midshipmen fairly worshiped and at the same time feared him. One of his favorite forms of punishment was to invite the delinquent to his house, offer him a seat and a glass of wine, ask with the greatest interest about the health of the unfortunate one's parents, and gradually lead the conversation around to the particular crime in question. The poor Midshipman would come from the "Presence" vowing that Commander Rodgers was the kindest friend he had in the world, but at the same time he felt as though someone had been working on him with a spiked club. No Midshipman was ever known to be so thirsty as to want a second glass of "Old Carp's" wine. The Midshipmen in that day as a rule were much . . younger than those of the pres- ., I . ent time-many of them were p T Q. only fourteen years of age-and A ,i 'W , k,,, ,Wm,,,,': ,T ,,,,, ,.,.,,. some of them were very small ff for their years. Unless one I could call a laughable joke per- -21' A ?Ef:T:Q32'. g petrated without malice "Haz- ing" there was nothing of that kind known at Annapolis. The FT 'gg '5 rf? first and second classmen 39 is would not have tolerated any 384 rough treatment or humiliation inflicted on a youngster. The second classmen wore long uniform coats when they went on leave and frequently gave them to third classmen when they returned. If a Plebe felt himself a little too consequential it did not take one of these third classmen many minutes, with the assist- ance of brown paper shoulder straps and bands, false whiskers, spectacles, and a sword. to promote himself into a lieutenancy and in the gloaming order the fresh one to take some ridiculous note to the feared and dignified Commandant. On one occasion this sport was varied by sending the pompous boy an invitation to dine with the Superintendent on the day that official expected the Secretary of the Navy to be his guest. Sometimes the bogus lieutenant would throw a scare into the "oldsters" by suddenly appearing behind the gas house where they were stealing a smoke. The battalion was not composed of the soldierly looking young men of to-day. We wore double-breasted jackets with turn-down collars and big gold foul anchors -a small silver anchor adorned the cap. The jacket, when not at drill or on duty, was worn open--and a large black silk handkerchief tied in a sailor knot served as a necktie. We looked like sailors, and bless our sweet Htarry toplights and topgallant eyebrows," many of us proved ourselves to be good sailors, too. The Midshipmen's "Hops" were held in the old Mess Hall, and those for the fourth class on the berth deck of the old "Constitution" l mean no reflection on the young ladies of Annapolis when l say their grandmothers were very pretty girls. One very handsome belle always had a beau in the first class and one in the fourth, in fact she had two beaux to her string. When asked what she did with them, she replied that she "played with the Plebe and flirted with the first class man." But, alas! she finally married a rich banker and ceased to worry over the amount of the allotment a midshipman could afford to make his wife. The fourth class were always brought ashore for lnfantry drill. Major Lockwood, afterwards Brigadier General Lockwood, commanded the battalion. Unfortunately he instructed the young gentlemen never to make a motion to carry out a command until the last sound of the order had escaped from the ,Iulian Murray Spencer Major was a stammerer and one day while walking backwards in front of the Battalion he gave the order to Charge! intending to halt them when they got near him. However, at the critical moment he commenced to stammer and could repeat only "Hal l-la! Ha!" and before he could finish the word the battalion had run over him and also over the sea wall. Guns, uniforms, midshipmen and all plunged into the waters. There were many sincere and affectionate friendships between northern and southern midshipmen, but in an evil hour for the country 385 lips of the officer giving it. Unhappily the X - . - ,, x T . X., Xa lj X. ' V' X Z litany M X. I M K M' - Wt .f f l -236' .lfki ,q . fill-1 c 'THE WDDY of Rannncs m 'me Rem. mms on n wmmr SATIIRDHY nr TEZ7Hcnu6MY'rnm'5nnmuqs .M - ...t-..,.,,, " """'W'w.. V 1 Q Lilijfvai .,,A,:,x. I 5vVz..1?:.-,yay 'a's'f.,1.g"?'.r'.. . 9 W t I H4 I i " ' ' Fort Sumter was fired upon and 'these ties were rudely broken as the southerners passed out of the old gate for the last time. Within a few months those boys were to be shooting at each other. There was one incident in that dreadful war which goes to show the high sense of honor possessed by graduates of Annapolis. Although many men from the south com- manded powerful war vessels on various sta- tions, every one of them brought his ship into a northern port and turned her over to the government before sending in his resignation. Only as illustrative of the wonderful re- sourcefulness of the Annapolis man l would call attention to the fact that the southern ofhcers who went south found no navy yards and no war ships. They went into the forests ' with axes and hewed out timbers, and they went into the highways and byways collect- ing scrap iron and old rails, and with these rough materials they built ironclads in corn- Helds, and very good ironclads they were, too, if we may judge by their performances in many desperate conflicts. These officers found only obsolete smooth bore guns,and one of them, Lieutenant Brooke, made a rifle gun which was thought by ord- nance officers on both sides to be the most powerful weapon used during the war. An Annapolis man was the first to use the ironclad ram in actual combat fthe "Manassas," Oct. l2th, l86l, at the head of the passes of the Mississippi riverj. Another Annapolis man first used the submarine boat fthe "David" at Charles- tonb. They were the first also to use the torpedo boat and the submarine mine. 4' William Thomas Sampson ' www ON THE CALL LIST If you're waking, call me early, call me early, watchman, dear, For l must bone the Gunnery, the book that costs so dear: It is the dearest book, watchman, I e'er expect to see, For Armstrong guns on pages score are much too rich for-me, ,,, ,,,,,,,,. To-night I saw the sun set: he set and left behind V5 ---- l - fl A His mass and dip and parallax, which l have got to l U -Xi al y my grind' dr, .EX ll gig And the moon, the lovely moon, watchman, meant "N YQ ' fai l nothing more to me SX? f Xilili 1 ,gig Q Than longitude and tides, watchman, and likewise I X .f71"Q'5i' l ii l' apvsee- was 'ill t if X 4. sql ,N Then wake and call me early,--quite early, watch- 5' HW "' if man, dear, -g " ,ljbruh Ygllili lii fl For l must bone astronomy, with all its kinds of year: i 1 1 "1 N ..,, A if 'L jg- l'm turning in at once, watchman, to rise at break of mi INTERRUPTED fggfgwyy day, COUQHT"VltlT'lNq- ndnmg srunv nouns' But, alas! I'll bilge for all that, when the roses come "W 'M"'Nil" 'BH' in MHYV' -By an "OLDSTE'.R." 386 M 1 1 f f - -'iii' , "V --: .--N in . .Q W X v5 W f W'-114 Taba 'log Staff Edilor-in-Chief HENRY P. SAIVISON, 'I4 Business Manager Assislanl Busincas Manager J. S. WINSLOW, 'I4 D. W. PECK EDITORS H. T. DICKINSON, 'I4 L. IVICGUICAN, 'I4 A. C. DAVIS, 'I5 W. A. HICKS, 'I5 R D. S. HORN, 'I5 T. KELIHER, JR., 'I6 B. R. HOLCOIVIBE, 'I6 ASSOCIA TE EDITORS T. F. DOWNEY, 'I4 E. BREED, 'I5 D. M. COLLINS, 'I5 J. M. LEWIS. 'I5 H. S. CLARK, 'I5 A. BARNETT, 'I5 R. D. TISDALE, 'I5 W. H. A. PIKE., 'I5 L. WOOD, 'I5 R. N. S. BAKER, 'I5 T. SHELLEY, 'I5 G. C. HILL, 'I5 H.G.ELDREDGE.,'l5 L. W. BAC-BY, 'I6 E.. R. PHILLIPS, 'I7 W. P. RICHARDSII7 The FcIIlor's Inspiration 'llc 'lever Ol: 'Gln Clcanslcevefs Uiacc for Cbristmas'1Icave At the break of clay, one frigid December morn. A A we find him sleeping peacefully beneath the folds of a Il 551.2 single worn blanket, reinforced by sweaters,.a reefer. Wllxql f rain clothes and some other articles of attire. The X ,fl l gigs-'ls N gf hour is near six-fifty-five, but his ears, muffled in'the fgigvq Xxx o covers, have heard nothing of reveille, formation, ' uf ,N 7 ' or the scurrying footsteps of his fellows. Only the 'fpfgae L 5' ll I X'1,f.,:qg' blatant note of "late blast" penetrates his slumber- if ll qw ing consciousness. A glance at his much battered " Q. l .sly though faithful alarm clock confirms his first wild conjecture. He bestirs himself with a groan and leaps frantically to the icy deck, shuddering with appre- hension and dismay. Shoes and trousers are hastily donned, and he flees down the corridor with the remainder of his apparel in his hands, adorning his person as he speeds along. Before falling in, he rubs each shoe on the back of the opposite trouser leg and brushes his shoulders furiously with both hands. His arrival has just preceded the O. Cfs inspection. The culprit finds himself fixed by the cold, disapproving eye of his superior. but, nothing daunted, returns the gaze with a look of bland innocence. However, noting the unbending attitude . of the heartless inquisitor, his expression changes to one of grief-stricken pleading. It avails nothing. He I CJ! had thought his appearance impervious to criticism, A "--.V3 but now learns that he is "Not properly shaved." V Cinward mirth-"clicln't shave at all," thinks he.l ' ,Za Also the eagle eye has discerned his lack of collar and cuffs. Still fuddled with sleep, only a few seconds out of his downy couch, already the twenty-Hfth de- merit has descended upon his luckless head. He does not rally. He is beaten. Weighted with official clis- approbation, he marches lifelessly along with the ' others, a pitiful figure of woe and discouragement. The sun seems not to shine For the rest of the day he is rhino. ' Y - Y v"f"Y . '- 77 1 389 , i.,.f" K, ,,.-,nn - W !,.Vm,, . -j A-'q,. Q-.-w.,-, iTT""r.. . -,..-A .,, X .Wim I ' "1 A I 3" 1 an . .X .-I X ix , ' : SU" fax- , A., K .1-2 .. 1 A . MW. .11 -.xg K ski "--..,,.u .,J.,.m:u-- "Such 'language' BEING AN ELEMENTARY TREATISE ON THE NAVAL ACADEMY TONGUE, DESIGNED FOR THE USE OF MIDSI-IIPMEN ONLY Amount available: A If' negative quantity hinderingyourdraw- I 1 ing your S3 per. ' if V . Anchor man: Pud Leonard-our main- , stay. 1 Anns: Thr' game of the year-The Depart- ments vs. the Classes. ' Bat: f11erl11 To score on ? a department. de- - cisively, in a P- work, or exam. Bat: 111011111 Differen- tiation between the N. E. and S. W. Wings:-4 companies. Bilge: Ci'1'rb1 To go on leave in February as civilian. First Class, U. S. A. Bilger: One who, once on the outside, doesn't know enough to stay there. Bird: A Buzzard, a graduate of the Hinders. Blood: Of the aristocracy: a Beau Brummel: one able to enter the Supt's house after chapel without being kicked out by the sentry-Angel. Boat Officer: One who talks with ease: a conversationalist: Teasley: Hatch. Bone: Actually to attempt to find out what the lesson's about. Bones: C111 Confidential chats with Doc lVlacDowell. Boy: C111 The various Pinckneys, Johnsons, C-ingers, Lewises, Allens, etc., in the mess hall and corridors. f Ll . 5 :Mfr Brace: C1'z:r111 To give f. - a military bearing. f Brace: 1111111111 Some- ,- . Q 1. ,,.w's?,, 'N I JY... 4 1,1 .1 H Buzzard: A small, artistic and beautifying bird. captured by "Turkey Austin." C. 8: S.: George Howe in Berlin. Calc: The Youngster's Nightmare. Candidate: The poor unfortunate "chosen from many" to "represent your part of the country." Chaney's Best: A hack modeled after those of the ancient Saxons-built neither for speed nor comfort. Christmas Tree: The bulletin, published along Christmas time, of those hitting the weak squad mentally. Cit: A free, much-to-be-envied H141111111 Being. Cits: The clothes Cod intended men to wear. Clean Sleeve: The lst Classman fortunate enough to be eternally carefree-see Hinders. Cold: 011111111 Room 364-N. W. Corner, 3rd Deck-October to May. Cold: clllU0l'fI.7'l'1 Absolute, de- rived from its application to absolute tem- perature C-1 46l" F. Exam- ple: "l made a cold zip on that exam. Com: The origin of all orders published. -T1 f 421- sa " thing Babe Brown 1 ',,- W T tlglinks 'hs has:-- fjgl' gsvv. A .KEV , w at e es must 1 ,i .I 5 " x have. P i ig fi il:-',' H ' ff' . rl, Brick: fZVl'VlI1 To ask a 1 Q A ' 3 'Z' ' '1 ,f ' lx if guy to drag a "friend . It , P211 1 N T "' ' - , -I I of a friend of yours." ' ' . l'w1 ,j , 1 ' " - 4, ,f'? Brick: 01011711 That ' r m, - ' af, ,--"Lx "friend of your 1 fx? xi- X M, . " Q Q. friend"-a l.0. r- NN , ly. ' W 'f' g B.S.: Aform of Mexi- X' 15E.ll'll.l 29 ,ff uftlf' 'ie ,T fi' ' can athletics most S' ,xr "W Nf""'l'54,g4' gf' T ' ' Ropiglar at the Naval CfL'jqLf5fK!l T5 C 1 1X qu ,- ca emy. S ' -fa . Bull: The magnetic X 1-X' material that made Smoke Hall famous. Bust: To fail to score "lx . .1 .l on a department.. ,Mfplp A Butt: The magnetic Y " K ' South pole of a skag: a fraction of any- Dams thing. 390 CAN . ZF, A 4" X 1 x 1 1 . M, 'Fla 'REWRMN' , Crab: One of the fairer sex of Crabtown. Crabtown: A "group of buildings" con- stituting a town equal in population to that of Choptank, the "Rio de Janeiro" of Maryland. Cross Country: Ath- letics for the "Westons." Dago: A 4-year argu- ment with Natives for a 2.5. Day's Work: The Nav Department's fav- orite form of Sat- urday A. M. "enter- tainment." Depanted: To be forced by the Prof. to put in a "req" for I pr. Blue Service Trousers. Depantagraph: The V ' 1' 1 N A ' T ..'lf- M., -:-.iii 'Q' I. if 12, 5 4 i u fer. L V H I A ' -'ffl ul' ' ss .. ' " . -. mfzl. 'Wie L. 1: ' A A ' i , A ' - " -4, jf.: ,:j"' '- I mpg' 1 ' ' X . ' dl Q f 1 Q ' '2 in.: -f .-' 1 t r A . ,, f ... ,P , I. 45- 3, r r , Hal, ' ' v if AN ,x Rim, K f Hg -nr, M '. , ir, W1 f ' ' fr, A l 4 T" An. 4 A A height of diabolical en- gineering-an instrument designed to keep the Profs ' and their families well 2 Eg? clothed. Drag: Literally to cart along My a emme. iplxx Duty: A 24-hour trick' at i 'W "Obedience and Fidelity wil- "M 1 -Week days, a Godsend: ,, A fu, Hop nights, Hell.. X H Exams: Monthly scrxmmages fi . with the Departments. RA Femme: One of those 2'1" "dainty, tripping mortals" Hfv, M that make our Hops the ,.. 1 ' "best in the country." fl W ' 4.0: A mark now obsolete- ' ...Q formerly given for knowing what the lesson was about. 4026: Cnounj The H. K. Thaws of the Naval Academy-Rabbo Hatch. commanding officer. Frap: fverbj To hit: to perch: to adorn:- to Find one's name on the "tree" or "PHP-" . . . . . French: fverbj To "visit friends within the limits of Annapolis" via the wall. Functions: The 200 odd candidates who start their cruise on the "Reina," early in May. Fuss: Cverbj To drag a femme: to quit the Red Mikes. . Fusser: Cnounj A ladies' man-Susie Hoyt, Doc Fry. Goat: Cnounb The god of the Hinders. Gouge: fverbj To violate Our Honor System. Grade: Cnounj Result of a handful of d's- Extra duty for the plebes, no liberty for us. Grease: Cverbj To try to slip one over your classmates for class standing. Greaser: Cnounl One who asks the prof. for night P-Work in Nav. Greyleg: fnounj A Pointer. Gyrene: fnoimj ln the Service, a marine: at the Academy, the orderlies, drummers, etc. Hazing: fnounj Obsolete at the Academy- but still attributed to us by the papers, authorities, etc. Hinders: Cnounl The gang of clean sleevers who entertained us every night in Smoke Hall in their worship of "the great god Goat." Hit: Cverbl To "bat"-to "frap." Holy joe: Cnounj The Chaplain. Hop: Cnounj A fortnightly "spectacle" held in the gym for the benefit of the plebes and stags. Hustlers: Cnaunj The phantom N Znds that make our Navy Teams so well known. johnny Gow: Cnozmj An entree to Mechan- isms. Kaydet: fnounj Our partners in misery on the Hudson. Leave: fnounj The one time a year you Non -Req forget the Navy and become again a civilized human being. ' Liberty: Cmmnj To "visit the city of Annap- olis and vicinity." Log, The: fnounj The "Life" of the Acad- emy: "More than l200 a week." Lovers' Lane: Cnounj A "secluded" lane. bordered by "thick foliage and under- brush"-the place for Gracie Wills. Makes: fnounh Genuine Bull Durham- "accept no substitute." Masqueraders: Cmmnj The two annual "shows"-our two chances to tell the profs what we think of them. Math: Cnounj Something they heave at you plebe year, youngster year, and 2nd Class year-in all forms, characters. shapes and devices. May Pole: Cnounj Revised list of Mental Weak Squad. Mess Hall: Cnl Our "palatial" dining apart- ment. Middy: fill The "Associated Press" abbre- viation for midshipman. Mokes: fnl The"aristocracy"of Africa. Nav: CHD The "science" by which it is claimed Crabtown can be located.- Navigation. Non-reg: fnb One not out for "stripes." O. C.: Cul The Officer-in-Charge-for Z4 hours a day, the fear of all 2nd Class Smokers, and of all other breakers of the "Regulations" O. D.: The Officer-of-the-Day-A midship- man imitation of the O. C. Pap: Cul Daily report of mid'n attached to the U. S. N. A. The cheering starter for the I5-hour day. Plebe: Cul A passed candidate.-braced. cussed out, and ignored by the upper classmen-yet a midshipman of the Brigade. P-rade: Cnj The Brigade on the march. Pred: C111 The guy whose place in here you're taking. P-Work: Practical work. ln Nav: a 24- hour "Day's Work." ln other depart- ments: fruit. Polaris: Q10 A "star" play of the Nav De- partment that is bound to give them the victory. Queen: Cub The "girl back home"-a 4.0. l if I ' W ---. f . M f il 2. . a f l" ' ' 1 , " ' lg ixff' .. 1 in - -- HQ - --X i I I V ' .ib- Swain Advise: Gump lo Drag his Idea of u "Quecn' ..- ., ,, , ..--N X w. X .. -..M--.-. -...X ---f -J X . 1 N. x Rag: Ctwrbj To rag a guy: .35-'L D 5 to catch him in the act: to X' ,. rag ka skag: to catch a ' smo e. i 'll Rate: 01011115 The laws and Q, -,llfx customs by which one class W " N, governs others below it. ml Ratey: CHD One who thinks lf if he belongs to the class . . '-.I above his own. ' i l Red Mike: fill The freest man in the Academy-a " ' scorner of the fairer sex. ' Reg: CHD As per regulations. 'Il ,' Reinhardt: C115 Our "fine 'W feet" tailor. ' N ' ff Req: fill Requisition-of ' which there are various ' ' forms. from permission to Rm dine-to one for a pr. of skates. Rhino: O15 A guy down on the world,-the Academy,-and himself. Running: To interrogate a plebe on the Hwhichness of what." Sat: To have a 2.5 and to be able to look Tecumseh in the eye. Savoir: One naturally savvy. Savvy: One who can bat a 4.0 without saluting Tecumseh. Semi-ans: The mid-year "game" with the departments. Shower: The practical constant in Doyle's Laws. Skag: A cigarette-Bull Durham. Pall Mall. or Benson and Hedges. Skinny: Physics and Chemistry'-so called from the founder of that department. Slum: Ashbrook's "specialty," Smoke Hall: The lst Classmen's "Club." Spoon: Cwrbj To shake hands with a plebe: to like. Spuds: The "corner stone" of the Navy. Squad: Weak Squad, Swimming Squad. etc., etc.-forms of Special Athletics. Stag: One who hasn't courage to drag his femme to the hop-as McCuigan. Stag line: The hanging-out place of Mac's followersithe critics of the hop. Star: One making 85'QQ, multiple for the year. Statilment: An attempt to get out of some s. Steam: The 2nd Classman's stumbling block -boilers and engines. St. Johnnies: The local collegians-the minia- ture West Pointers. Straight Dope: Sure advice on the morrow's "market" Stripes: Diagonal-class designators: hori- zontal-cadet officers. "Sun": A word of endearment-the nick- name for favorite profs. Supe: The Superintendent of the Naval Academy-the last resort of the Mid- shipman outward bound. Tecumseh: The wooden god whom all wooden men salute on the way to an exam. Tendency: A draft in your room-fruit for a smoke. The Dansant: A ragging party-with tea. Touge: One who thinks "every hair on his head is a marline-spike." Tree: The weekly report of those unsat. 2.50: Tecumseh's motto. Unsat: One of the followers of Tecumseh temporarily out of luck. Valentine: A "request" for your resignation. Walrus: A certain Dago instructor. Whip: Averysmall fraction of any- t h i n gg a s a t breakfast ta- ble. H99 and a whip." White House: The U. S. S. "Reina Mercedes' ' - the "Home for Convictsf' Wooden: just nat- urally b o n e - headed-acop- ier of Tecum- seh. Yard Engine: A guy that will fuss a girl for a 2.5-Steece. Youngster: A passed Plebe-the ratiest, most happy go lucky class in the Academy. Zip: A zero-something handed us often and which we more often rate. Tecumseh ,..t,.,,.-.. :qu '5"g'ff'1'7'jj'f"" :::.. J-4. N 1, F' - ' .4 2 - 4 -- A I w --- .' A , V 51 ' T 11' Wooden Man vs. a Savoir v if A LIL ' ffh f C, 1 v v -v v -,.., 'K Y v 1 -xl ri ui'T'- A ' vii '., ' -.. fy 2, ' -I. ' . , , -vm, xy .V 'f' , I V' , x Q. ,li ' 'f 1 ' xy: .guy .xy xx J, lm L - A R-,...,lt .,,'qg1,::"t'.T ...ga Xgj-lzwezflt - '2 -' ,ML ' -.. ' in +V v K f. x V: xv gl, -Amway J f A Luk N -A - L.., i L N, ',.r7J K- 'ix 35 7:-'., A: aj Q XE! . . .- Acknowlcbgments . A E:k .x fl . . . . .9l'Jf'f'f2' . The Lucky Bag Staff desires to express its indebtedness to the following: 5722,-j 865.5 . . . . . , ,'N Qui, Miss Constance Cochrane, for two beautiful paintings, the Hop Curl and the june Week Girl, for her valuable suggestions and for her keen interest in the 3 success of the Lucky Bag. I -fi. ii ff ' . . . . . lil 'l Miss Marian Moloney, for three exquisite palntlngsz the Football Warrior, ,Q f the Baseball Leader and the German Figure. They are bea-ming with Academy 3 L., ay Miss Nelly Groniger, for a darling painting of a true, true queen. This ' painting appears on page 43 and has been pronounced one of the most lovely ever 'T' reproduced in apLucky Bag. f- li . . . . . . . ll' E " l Howard Chandler Christy, for a divine painting, the Brigade Girl. ll :1 'f Mr. M. Spencer, for the use of his Class Album of I86l. .1 'Q .ff Mr. M. Morgan, for an excellent article on "The Naval Academy of l86l " and for the use of a personal portrait. Mr. Frank Kelly, for several very interesting sketches. be Brown Bros. and the International News, for the use of several excellent photographs. l Q ,Q Mrs. C. R. Miller, for several splendid photographs. L K White's Studio, for promptness and courtesy at all times. ft w, -5. -,g u l I . ,ffl gr Q A-1 Mr. A. M. Adams, of the Hoskins Press, for his personal interest ln the if, 1 Lucky Bag, his excellent ideas of arrangement, and his self-sacrificing attitude " L' '. ' towards each member of the Lucky Bag Staff. M U' gi 52 Q lil "Nfl i',", -1 li' , 555 'iii , ' ...E . 4 5 gp gi, all tl Q55 E N1 Sijg EQ gi lf 'gl' 'rll 'J ' Eli ml 1? if lf. 3, x -A Chrisly's Cup , Z Courtesy of J. S. McDonald Co., of Baltimore 1 393 .55 5 , , , 'mvvvvvr in "WWW ""', ' .u,.,,,,.w,g,, rx-wmv ., .,,,,,, ,Q 1 , U ' A, t H -'--pw-ew-q:v-j --w-s-mxwWwywp- 3.rwW,w......,..,,.V.-Y.-..,-,MA g, W U my f- 1 e N- ' ' . f'fF!Q1ll"f?,2Hqr..,-. Mlm:-'xmiiwsf..-za.m.A.f..:.am....i':..g..f..max.-t.Q':: L. , .maze-....:.t.f,11l..g..a.,..,...1...2-,, M. fs..,.a:4'1t...L:g.4x::.r:.s.fiQ..t.u.....,.:,: . , ..t. .. M... .. ...L.1:+4Ll'mil 'Editor-in-Chief CHARLES FRANKLIN MARTIN - - - South Carolina :Business manager OLIVER OWEN KESSING - - Indiana fAssis1lan1 Tfbitor-in-Chief CONRAD DICKINSON FRY - - - - - - Illinois Tlsxssociale 'fodors JOHN MARIE CREIGHTON - - EDWARD LULL COCHRANE - FRED EARL PELTON - - ROBERT WEBSTER CARY, JR. - EDWARD CHARLES PALMER GEORGE CHARLES MANNING - CARLETON FANTON BRYANT - FRANCIS KENDALL O'BRIEN - NOEL DAVIS ---- ARTHUR EDWARD WILLS - - HERMAN ADOLPH SPANAGEL - ALFRED PURL HAKEN TAWRESEY - THOMAS NEWCOME VINSON - Uieprescntatives from 1915 HENRY OLIVER TOVEY - - - EDWARD BREED - - - 1916 GEORGE FREDERICK HUSSEY, JR. Pennsylvania - Pennsylvania - Colorado - Missouri - - Iowa - Washington, D. C. - - - Maine - Washington, D. C. - - Utah - - Indiana - - Ohio - Pennsylvania - California Other Classes - Illinois Pennsylvania - Massachusetts This book is due to the graphical gyrationslof Creighton, Fry and Breed, to the phos- phorescent photography of Cary and Palmer, to the gentle genius of Cochrane and Pelton, to the passive promptness of Manning and Bryant and to the scrupulous shrewdnesa of Kessing. The Class thanks you from the bottom of IS6 hearts for your work, lime and results. 394 f .BW wx X. , MXIN f 4 .ff .ip Qa- x ' A fi' Q Vila -. ' 15 ' 3-C-MN I A A-3177 NNG 7. :. :A ' ,J : I . f 1 ' 155. 3,2 4 ' pw 4 U ' 1 , K fi 1-V f1A.P"VQf? Q ' 'S Q , 'N'U'BRII.N A o W J X, - ANY,J . 1 .N 1 D F 4 1 ff ix 13,1 k. Xa: S X., -5 A A fB?g LGT Q To BAG Page Page Greetings and Salutations . 5 Rifle . 324-327 Dedication . , , . 6 Tennis . . 328 Academic Departments . , ll -33 Handball . . 329 First Class Biographies . . 45-200 Liberties . . 330-33l Our Former Shipmates . , ZOI-203 Hops , . . 332-337 ln Memoriam . . . . 204-205 Masqueraders . . 338-343 Reina Mercedes Squad . . 206 Chapel . . . . 344 - 346 First Class History . 208-209 Y. Nl. C. A .... . 347 Second Class History , . 2l0-2l 5 Three-V and then one . . . 348 Youngsters . , . ZI6-22I Two sides to everything 349-350 Plebes . . . . 222 --226 An Appreciation , . , . 35l Youngster Cruise . 230-236 ,lune Week . . . . 352 357 Second Class Cruise . 237-243 Frats . . 358 First Class Cruise . 244-249 Clubs . . . 359 Illinois Cruise . . . 250 -253 Class Song . 360 Argo Cruise . , , 254 V-255 Class March .... . 36l Robert Center Cruise , 256-257 Class Tree ...... 362 Class Supper . . . 259 Confidential Pamphlet , . . 363-382 Leave . . . 260 -26I U. S. Naval Academy in l86l . 384-386 Songs and Yells 264-265 Glossary ...... 390-392 Coaches . , . . 266 267 -- Football . . . . 268--276 1- Army Footbon Game . . 277-282 is - cf , Basketball . , , 284-287 , I f 7 Fencing . . . . 288-289 isfl If 7 I Gymnasium . . 290-29l C E5 ff f f Wrestling . . . 292-293 , , f i swimming . . 294 ll 'A 2, f Soccer . , . . 295 ,CX ,W jx' Lacrosse , . . . 296 -299 A . g 1,4 1,14 Q21 NX J-Y Baseball ..., 300-303 'Iris 2 fi-+ .5 Q Army Baseball Game . . 3049-307 .affair X Crew .... , 309-3I5 ,.m- 12515. 45, ff Trook . . . . 3I6 322 'fgg-5 ff X ,ti ff osfmv, ., ff C X :Al 'CA F5941 1-XA---Qf'Lx -P 14 G, 'X j Qxs - ' wg .-.fc -. 9 A q""'i-Ax x x , A ini. ui 7' ,M Q' "fl T o lv! X! ss: ' ' x ,Es ,, ygx -'X -iv X 'N' X ' X X sfo . sf-9 :- vt.,--'X ' x J gk j-X I ,X oflfa kfg QQ I ,J 1' -fr-'ref-- Mfg "-" if X-'Y ' K 4 k 1 . 1,4 -- K '- -3 in qs' 83 5- ,V X N 'X-fi - Kzfssgfx X . .C-X6 VX Q -Eibx-ZW ' - J MM, ummm. Jlwllkw. ,it ut it umm. in iwim, ut ut twi L. E ,Q ig ' 54 l index to Advertisers a Qmr wmimimir ur immimimin in 1r'Mr '1n F be 4 wr mx? Alexander, Andrew 1 Armour 81 Co. .... . Army and Navy Co-operative Co. Army and Navy Journal . Babcock 84 Wilcox Co. . . Bailey, Banks 8a Biddle Co. . Beadleston 8: Woerz . . Bellis, Wm. H. Co. . . Berwind-White Coal Mining Co. Bethlehem Steel Co, . . Boyer, W. E.. . . Brooks Bros. . . Carr, Mears 8: Peebles . Carvel Hall ,... Chaney, Richard C .... Colt's Patent Fire Arms Mfg. Co. Du Pont de Nemours Powder Co. Edison Storage Battery Co. . Electric Boat Co. . . . . Farmers' Nat. Bank of Annapolis Feldmeyer Bros .... Feldmeyer, Chas. G. . General Electric Co. Gilbert, J. Newton . Green, T. Kent . Harris 8: Shafer Co. Heiberger, F. 8: Son . Horr, A. Frederick . Horstmann, Wm. H. Co. . Hoskins, Wm. H. Co. . . Hotel Astor . . . Hotel Maryland . Hotel Walton . , jenkins Bros. .,.. . John Hancock Mutual Life lns. Co. . Jordan Stabler Co. . . . . PAGE 5. Kessler, Geo. A. 8c Co. . Keuffel 8: Essex' Co. Koolage, C. W., Jr. . Lambert Pharmacal Co. MacDonald, The S. Co. . McAboy, Lynn . . Merriam, G. 84 C. Co. . , . Miller, Philip .... Morse Twist Drill and Machine Co. Munder-Thomsen Co. . . . New Ebbitt Hotel .... New England Mutual Life Ins. Co. New York Clothing House . . Pocahontas Fuel Co .... PAGE . 40l . 4l4 . 403 . 409 . 407 . 426 . 4l2 . 439 . 405 . 428 . 428 . 434 , 432 . 438 Prudential insurance Co. of America . 4l2 Reecl's Sons, Jacob . , Rice 8: Duval . Roelker, H. B. . . . Saumenig, John H. 8: Co. Schmidt, F. Co. . Schwarz 8: Forger . Spalding, A. G. 8: Bros. , Sperry Gyroscope Co. . Stein, M. 81 Co. . Stetson Shoe Co. Taylor, Alex. 8: Co. Tiffany 8: Co. . . Travelers Ins. Co. . . . U. S. Metallic Packing Co. . Vanderbilt Hotel . . Walker, Hiram, 8: Sons . Warnock Uniform Co. . Welch ..., West, Sidney . White Studio . Wright, E. A. 398 . 420 . 413 , 4I4 . 432 . 427 , 439 4I0 . 4:0 . 432 . 410 . 42l . 400 . 4l7 . 4I7 . 430 . 423 . 435 . V435 . 4I2 . 422 . 425 hrrmmumnmmwlw Q Up L LMEM TIFFANY A Co. JEWELRY, WATCHES, RINGS, EOBS, EIVIBLEN PINS, TROPHIES, SILVER CUPS, NOTE PAPERS WITH IVIONOGRAIVIS IN COLORJNVITATIONS TO COIVIIVIENCEMENT AIND CLASS'DAY EXERCISES IVIENUS,AND DIES FOR STAIVIPING CORPORATE AND ERATERNITY SEALS PURCHASES EAN BE MADE OF TIFFANY N Co EITHER IN PERSON OR BY MAIL ITIETH AVENUE A BYTISTREET N EW YORK 1niu1n1n3u1 tx ri finxiuininzuiuiuza :nic ima..-uxicnzmni 101 I1-014110101111014 25 regeminent uvees of bampagne Moet 85 Chandon Imperlal Crown Brut . "Cuvee A. A." VHOICIC, MATURIQD XYICLL BODIED l7NQl7liSTlONAl3LY 'l'Hli lf I N EST CH.-XMl'.'XC1Nli X 1, M057 5 CHANDON Moet 81 Chandon White Seal " Very Dry" Slit' Ml-XTlTRlilJ, DliLIi'A'l'lC DELICIOUS SIYPERIOR QUALITY At all better Grocers, Wine Merchants, Clubs, Hotels, Restaurants, Sze. CEO. A. KESSLER 81 CO. NEW YORK AND SAN FRANCISCO XVlu-n writing to :ulvz-rtisx-rs lr-ntion the I.l' ' 'Y lim. 4 aiu r11:31ni1114-1014:innz:1init111111111114miuiuiuiuiuini:riuiniuingngugn 'ini' C0PD"fH""'1' N' 'H 5""'1'f"f uname sm.. B.me.i.ip. "NEW rome" .na "TExAs" BABCOCK X WiLcox Bon.ERs, 30,000 I. II. P. 'The BABCOCK 81 WILCCX CO. -FORGED STEEL- MARI E WATER TUBE BOILERS and SUPERHEATER The World's Record for Oil Burning. BABCOCK Sz WILCOX BOILER AT NAVAL OIL FUEL TESTING PLANT. Oil per hour per sq. ft. of H. S. lbs. ...,........,,..,,......,.,... . , . , . ....... . . . L23 Water per hour per sq. ft. of H. S. F. 8: A. ZIZC F. lbs. . ... . .. .. ., ,,, N, I8,70 Water per pound of oil F. 8: A. ZIZO F. lbs .................... . ..... .......... , . l5.30 Comparative Efficiencies of Heating Surface. Amount of heating surface guaranteed under penalty to evaporate I5 lbs. of water F. 6: A. 2I2" F. per pound of oil, when burning 4600 lbs. of oil per boiler. iBids for boilers of Battleship No. 39, opened February 24th, 1914.3 1 Healing Surface l Relalive YW -A M A rn i Square Feel 1 iliiciency M- BABCOCK 6: WILCOX ,..,.,.. . . . 55,330 l00 BOILER A 5 These me both .4 69,000 l so BOILER B lwell-known boilers l llllllvltp N 75,000 I 74 BABCOCK Bc WILCOX BOILERS are specially adapted to oil fuel on account of large furnace volume, perfect circulation, and complete freedom for expansion. The new edilion of MARINE STEAM, fem.: and enlarged, Ne? York London may be ablalned by addressing the New York Oficie. Paris Berlin 402 XVhcn ix riting to ncivvrtiscr mtntion the LUCKY B.-ua. 1nluilnioinzn11:31:01111,101 1 3114 1:1 1 111:01 it'14nzniuiuiuiuinicnin MYSTIC AND---A CUWKUUHIBEUR Kool. - o FF FA BR 1 cs sumo... 8. mire KKOOL-A-RIZED "WHITE UNIFORM CLOTHS"l NURFULIQVA- SPECIALLY CONSTRUCTED FOR ARM EAR EARING You RATHER ASH ILL EAR EAR AGAIN AND EACH 1sH You ERE HERE could order another suit. This you can do, as we keep all measurements, patterns, etc. The first in America to make good white uniforms at common sense prices, today the KOOLAGE UNIFORIVIS are better than ever before, the prices still the same IN THE BIG TENT WE SHOW EVERYTHING IN HABERDASHERY In the side tents will be found Sheets, Towels, Napkins, Pillow Cases, Quilts and Jap Bed Spreads. t I1 I I d r d A rh lk I The systema ic and ing o or e s receive by mong e wa ing Adver isements you see the Koolage London mail places at the disposal of out-of-town buy- Last, Newbuck White Oxford Shoes, Iook, wear and Ieel like ers, a service about as prompt and efficient as a 57.00 Buck, the Koolage price 55.00 per pair. White Canvas that accorded to those purchasing in person. Oxfords in the "fit-all" Last at 33.50 per pair. STORE AND MANUFACTURING PLANT - - - 213 GRANBY STREET, NORFOLK, VA. 341141031111,11it1rl1n:oiuzu10itu1nx1u1ar1n1u1u1oiu1 it 11:14 1 1 1 1 101 HIS T o RX For one hundred and eleven years The UNITED STATES of AMERICA Has used DU PONT RIFLE POWDER The Canadian Teams of l9I2 and I9l3 and The Argentine Teams of 1913 used DU PONT MILITARY POWDER THERE MUST BE A REASON Rifle Smolzeless Division E. I. DU PONT DE NEIVIDURS POWDER CD., Wilmington, Del. :uit 1ni:-inxnznin10101:-:vinit-101.ui01:nguituiniuiuioguiusiuiuiuiniuini XVI' " L :I rt' tI'I.""l4. 1. 4 fl IEI - -lt.. -l lI-i- --I LF lEll 1 C The Farmers FF ERS all Modern Banking Facilities. interest paid on Savings Deposits, one per cent. every four months. Foreign Department, - N t' l B Travelers' Checks and Letters of Credit. Trans- - E a a' fers of Money, hy cable and otherwise throughout El f A the world. Collections, Foreign and Domestic, 0 a p o S made through active correspondents. - ANNAPOLIS, MD. -- 2 J! Allotments of Pay. Hundreds of ofiicers and others - connected with the Navy, while at sea, lceep up their accounts HARRY J, 1-10PK1N5, Pruideng with this Bank, by allotments ol their pay for the benefit of .1 GRAFTON D, RIDOUT, Vice.Pr-egideng their families or to secure loans and advances. We malce a : 1 L. DORSEY GASSAWAY, Cashier specialty of looking after such accounts. DANUEL H- NICHOLS. Assisflnf Caihief Safe Deposit Boxes and Storage Room for valua- bles, for rent in Fire and Burglar-proof vaults. Depository of Public Funds of the State, City and 1 . County in which it is located. This Bank places at the disposal "' E Accounts Invited of its customers the experience and facilities gained through IOS E 1 Loans Made years of continuous service and growth. - Deposits and Balances, 81,050,000 Resources, 51,600,000 LII. eelml II---Il' ll-C lEl IJ ffl lEll ll""1L:- -ll IEII -IW Berwind-White Coal Mining Co. Colliery Proprietors i E MINERS AND st-uPPERs or F EUREKA BITUMINOUS coALs Q E' Commercial Trust Building E i I1 PHILADELPHIA New York Newport News Boston Baltimore LII . ..lEll ll ' ll "' ll lEl - ' IFJ 404 Wh:-n xx tm: to zxrlvcrtiscrs mention the I.t't'lu' BMI. . I 4 ?.:..:U:.g.:.,-.,-.gI:.,:.g,-..:nz g.:..:..:.g l i FURNISHINGS TAILORING E t H. h d 1863 , s an I8 e A X XX Q , , x H I It X I , i ...The... I X ' A d N J I s eff ., rmy an avy ourna ' CAnn,M:Ans8.PEsIaI.Es ' i NOHPDI-KMHGINIA : 20 VESEY ST., NEW YORK. U e The sur sl and e s'e'l means for an E WHITES-Hand-Made ! inlelligeril sailor zizrhsivldicr lo keep in 5 9 loucli wilh his profession and what is going on in lhe naval and military world. R Q THE JOURNAL, with the issue of August 30, , l9l3, closed its fiftieth year and has for HALF 5 Q A CENTURY advocated every cause serving to Q Norfolk Q? Cin, by Elle 522 Virginia ! promote the wellareland improvernent of the Regular ' ' and Volunteer Services. It IS universally acknowl- : I edged by military and naval authorities, the general A public and the Press to be the leading publication ' , ' f its kind in the United States. ' cr fx O : I i Special Subscription Role lo Midshipmen U. S. N. A. g ! and llieir lelalivcs Q ' 33.00 PER YEAR. if! 9 I INDIVIDUAL U i ARISTOCRATIC CORRECT i Published Snturday i i ba...-..-.gi-..-..-.g....I--5.-U-..-.g.-..-.....d g.:..:.,:.g.:..-.II.q,:.,...g.:.,:.,:.g.:.,:..:.g Qc-i----I5Icon-I--5-1----Ihr---cf--IQ-----m n ll II l " MORSE " l ll ll II 9 9 9 l l lg DRI Ll-S l l l A FREDERICK HORR !! A ll !! ' ' ' II If ll II T ID 'T ra x I3 . is Q IQ ff iixwl H 1 U hiunxul Built for strength, accuracy, II H JKA ri xl' speed and durability-using H lil iz quality as a basis. Their if gif reputation is most excellent Qi MANUFACTURER OF will and has been earned by Superigr : 1' QM" lj merit. It has grown with the C A ll dl plant Where they are made. ll 2 E Q U I P M E N T S H vi 3. Over fifty styles of Drills in F0 R 0 li FICERS 0 F TH E - 'I I W . : : . H lilxlil ll, hundreds of sizes : : : ll H U- S- NGVY U Our Catalogue shows them Q ' l ' U 5 . H My 1 . . U llll. I 2327 North l Sth Street ' 5 l it- ' ' l Morse Twist Drill Sz l l 3 , Q 3 PHILADELPHIA I Machine Co. I i ! New Bedford, Mass., U. S. A. l U II 5I-.I-I.-.g.-.I-..-.gg.....5.-..-.I...g.........,-.Q bi-.I-..-.g.-II-.I-.5.-..-.gi-i.-.I-.5.-.I-. XVllCll writing to zIrlvvI'tiscI's Inontioii thi- LUCKY BAG. :W f' WlW!lWlW !W'1lWlWlWlWl !lWlWlWllHW L JW ILVUW l'HlWlWlWlWllHllP!iWH"4W L 'JMS , ff eo' ,P Z .3 V U-pf-9 Q 5 r e , ee- 5 x 1 Q 'av' V ga 5 I' , '39 z 5 w Q G9 ea 5 Q 'O A.: 5 Q E Q 5 2 E Te Z E E E E 2 3 G 2 2 E 2 'Z 2 2 2 E' Z 'Z CS- 2 E 3 49 Q 'Z 'Z 3:1 .2 A Z E Z 3 S ii - 1..,-..,, .,.YY Yfinmi ,Yf,,, . W,,Y , . . -.,, - ,-, -.-T , IMIIHMMHMIIMI 0' 'MMIMMIMMFallwllffrllfullfallfdhMilf' TNIIMIINMFKNWHII MV 'lfalliallmlfdllfmlIHFIWM: 406 XVIM-n writing to urlvcrtiscrs mvminn thc IAVVKX' BMJ. l SEMI' 'lie rililm -T S ll-MH? rm ig S Diamonds of Finest Quality Q The Latest Creations in Artis- tic Jewelry and Watches Original Ideas for Favors, , g Trophies, etc. 5 Emblems and Novelties in if Gold, Silver and Leather Designs and Estimates Fur- 6 nished on Request 6 Q Silverware for Wedding Gifts Jffisid' emits , Ra? Cf i T ff at N- TAS. ' fi S f 0 The J. S. MacDonald Company 212 North Charles Street Fidelity Building Baltimore, Nlaryland 371 Makers of 1913, 1915 CLASS RING, 1916 CLASS PIN Q 1 REL! will 'lit Will 1395 Qi wr rtt 1 L t tl I is 407 TOE G 151-l AKE 3 H Fwiuc 'ruvr cf--Sk-1"L-up L seen P I , i"a'f?536 if 05f'x9'Q3 1 f 15 0 ,Em J JQKAP, C' , ,Q , ' I' vigrx: urs 1' Iliff! M, I LJ - wuYaMm W fb V, K V X lxxxlmm SNY-we ' '15 X4 Qv ' W, gf , " A LrT'n.E K, QT, x ' Vf PM W ff? Y My , f , ,ff f " ' . 1' ,Liz !N lf, ,, WALL- ' fl' iigl if ., '??,:. f ' ' --- XFN! X 1 A Oc-r ' V ' LY o BER IE. OC.ToBER 11-w v Navman LS., Ercfrgl FEE bf lg 50953 THE 'COSMUPQLNAN CLUB X f FUR GET I'M Gow' aVfN Tv SMOKE HANE Tw oE" 4' ic Ream 'IB fBn.a-wah C E917-f,fM, igj,9f,Q,g,i gg7T-L' T1 'W--f ,f-1KZg7fgff,j'7yf ' E. W ,fx J Q. Y i- M I M I 0707? f LATER 'Ni Aww Sm xTw E CHR-NSTMKS TREEH C,oES uP. MI-- Q.. ggmmlsxf, I I ' Mm-N ron-r 0 LIGHTS! f ERS - X.. . xv--.Q v . --xx pu v--X A Q--N -. i . x- . X X I A There is no finer toilet habit than a mouth Wash of Listerine to begin and end the dayg indeed, the regular use of dental floss, the tooth brush and a Listerine solution of agree- able strength, affords the best means of caring for the teeth. Listerine is the most refreshing antiseptic for employment in the mouth. It should be on every toilet stand. A AT DRUG STORES EVERYWHERE Lambert Pharmacal Company 2101 Locusr STREET, sr. Louis, Mo. ll' J Mllll Wlfsitfamuwy A L in hl I VXX N luuuxurx X 'f Hllllu EN I ffl' 1 ' "Gigi-W' IB ,lf 5 I 'P Q A A E SU' i.1xMq1,1rr5E IlvnAnMAcl1fcoMPAnVEg 1 .nsusa A4 EW xt ' no VLA L A will I l Il I P www' Iggy' 'H mm n H lll' am u o The WILLIAM H. BELLIS CG a'-U--f--------- ---- - -l-------l----a l I a---l-fu'-4---'zu:H--1:--:nz---1:-l:--:I-:nz-a------n Naval Ulaiif twmrma and Civilian Dre ss nv-f---ii:-l:-----:--:-f:-'---U2-l:-,202--:Q--ci------a I ez 111111111 11011 in 1:1111 li 11111011 ANNAPOLIS MARYLAND When wri t d t l L B 409 M GE 4 IE 2 I E Q THE g at e Q TE ON 3 I2 it S H 0 E as 2 IE it The IVIan Who Walks gg m as at . . e 3 W1l1 find untold comfort 1n The Stetson Shoe. E an . . . . me ZAR Hrs feet won't grow tired-h1s shoes Won't lose then' shape. E an . . . . as Q M1nd energy IS too valuable to waste in foot dlstress. Wear E at SE gt The Stetson Shoe. v E 3 Exclusive Stetson Shops in NEW YORK-5 East 42ncl St. and 7 Cortland! St. gl CLEVELAND, PITTSBURGH, INDIANAPOLIS, CINCINNATI, and SPRINGFIELD, MASS. Q Agencies in all large cities. at we m me Q THE STETSON SHOE COMPANY Q SOUTH WEYMOUTH. MASS. SE at at IE 2 E 1AitGEEESrSKrStfS,tirtilirfsmrtittirkdimkwtiktiktliKSISXSQSEXQSREv'SNSRr!SrEvEKSrEEKK5ISKSRXSISSErfitgttiEvlitisitfimittitfirfii-5-SISKKEIKEE sara s ve re S S S e e fe S S 'S S e S S -S si e .ee S S e ze .e e .e 'S e S ima im DI N E M 'D E M - 0 IS ? 'I In E A v W T405 IN off 'S W 059- u. 5. Pm. CII- E 333333333 '11 O FU l'fl 4 Fl W 'C W O U '4 ?7t7lt?'M71l7mit?M?t?7t A "Square Deal" is the "Spalding Policy" We guarantee each buyer of S5733 ZR? Q an article bearing the Spalding 2 Q Trade-Mark that such article E if will give satisfaction and a E SS' it TCBSODGIDIC alTl0llI'lll of service. S333 23355 Send for our l9l4 Catalogue M IE QM A. G. SPALDING 8: BROS. Q Z3 I I0 East Baltimore St., Baltimore, Md. E m l26-IZB Nassau Street-New Yorlr'-25 Went 42cl Street E S9333 it Z1 Z im 513 it it it it it it 776 W W Zh W im it FI it it M it im it 734 it W it it R151 A .. O E . fb :s E :. :X 'J 722 .- o 2 c. 4 Q -. rv Tl-1 E SPERRY GYROSCQPE COMPANY are llwe Manufaclurers of GYRO-COMPASSES ROLL QUENCHING c.YRos FIRE coNTRoL sYsTEMs ROLL and PITCH RECORDERS GYROSCOPIC ARTIFICIAL HORIZONS AEROPLANE STABILIZERS . ETC. MANHATTAN BRIDGE PLAZA AND FLATBUSH AVENUE BOROUGH OF BROOKLYN. NEW YORK CITY isers mention the LUCKY BAG. Sl-IOES FOR SERVICE, SPORT OR CIVILIAN DRESS IN CORRECT STYLE AND ASSURED QUALITY. mdmfew IAUQXQMCQIQF 4 8 F'i1f'fIhi AqvIeInrum Nww' 'Yuorki ACCOUNTS OPENED WITH OFFICERS AND SHOES SENT CAREFULLY PACKED TO ANY PART OF THE WORLD When XXIIIIIU. I uh ru r ment on the Lum Hx 4II sv SOLEAGENTS !lDen's wutfitters fo' DUNLAP HATS STEIN - BLOCK SMART CLOTHES COR. 14TH CQ, G STS. VVASHINGTON, D. C, W SEQ 65 SQ fx5S3.00 per week at age bllylq FF wallow we have thelAuthority:':- I Ll 510,000 PROTECTION e ster s ew nternationa in This New Creation answers with Hnal authority all kinds of' questions in history, geography, biography, trades, arts and srrences, sports, foreign phrases, abbreviations, etc. Consider that hundreds of Supreme Court Judges concur in Ill favor : also that itis the standard of the Government Printing Qfhce at Washington: -statements that can be made of no other dictionary. GUARANTEED . ,meteors No extra rating, no restrictions, no estimates. Every word and figure in the policy 4 ,caiifrl fi , . 772' , ' fi - L F' , S l , 2411 f X .1-V ,,,.. er. A 1. M JTzE,,.6:gEg.D:iot,g,' E, it s gift' sg ee- "" I . Pls ,.,i!p'iz1g:- 141 ,"::e'e , was-7 il, Vi , Si'n:n'.:eL ' QQ tw: 'x 9 l -w ' , In l wnvilds ' wwf I ' n Eli NV' E H WW A 1 I 1 1 -nn iliilgvvumrrc E , i.C1.,L"KQ LJ HDI: 'fi 1 I 'uf '--.. f t I : IE 1 itll lt .' H, 1 . p--e if ,Li.:cff'gTQ.5:4f- . 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'qt - . , IIIIIIIQ 'Q ' -'I II - 9'?II551?Il:. I 'I fIf 'L'I'.cse1f-:wie I-ag 'I I K- ' ' Y I IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII - orergn men o -war.. eam 3, ,, , ,,,III,,III.-I . ,. 4 a- N , I k X, , yachts and passenger """f II ' f'.j,ff,,-- Steamers. 41 MAIDEN LANE, NEW YORK f NX L s-44..nn-'P' U S Navy Sta dard Compensatlng Brnnacle K 8. E NAUTICAL INSTRUMENTS SEXTANTS, PERISCOPES, Tr-:LEscoPEs, BIVNNACLES, LIQUID COMPASSES, PEr.onusEs, ETC., ETC. ARE BUILT TO CONFORM WITH U. S. NAVY SPECIFICATIONS. FORTY-FIVE YEARS' EXPERIENCE AS MANUFACTURERS OF INSTRUMENTS OF PRECISION ENABLES US TO JUSTLY CLAIM SUPERIORITY FOR OUR PRODUCTS. OUR COMPLETE CATALOGUE LISTING EVERY REQUIRE- MENT OF THE ENGINEER SHOULD BE IN EVERY OFFlCER'S POSSESSION. WRITE FOR COPY. KEUFFEL 81 ESSER C0. NEW YIJRK, 127 Fulton Street. General Iltliee and Factories, llllBllllEN, N. l. CHICAGO : 5I6-I8-20 So- Dearborn St. SAN FRANCISCO: 48-50 Second St. ST. LOUIS: 813 Locust St. MONTREAL: 5 Notre Dame St.W. Drawing Materials, Mathematical and Surveying Instruments, Measuring Tapes .'fI'I II ,- Egan-.' I.. . .ee .:'iI.f:vI ,. -Y 1l.'ll'll'UIv1" .Liu ,,, V ur-nlllimlyl -- I' I It . .IIMII .I , um: Q "'I I ,..1 - TI 4I4 WI len w t ng to zxrlvcrtist-rs t tl IL rn li EEIFl--EI:.l A Ll- -' '-1-u:lc1.-I' I E V' 1 .U T H I S B 0 0 K lil -I IS ONE OF -I ' OUFI MANY PRODUCTIONS -J - I:'-"----'-----f-----1-----------9 I I WE MADE I ! ALL THE I g HALFTON ES I j COLOR ILLUSTRATIONS i l AN D I OTHER PLATES ! ! 1101 -1.111 1-mp.-1-11011 14.1-Q il HOSKINS PRESS I PHILADELPHIA I ? -I .EIL:I --'-'Liil-II .. 'II--IEE- -:IEQI When writing to 1 l -ntion the IATKX' BAM. 415 .-.g.-s-..-..-.,-.t-..-.,-..-.,-.,-.g.-..-. WE HAVE rr What Is It You Want? If you don't:believe it, just drop in to Boyer'sHArcade and you will be convinced A full line of Felt Goods always on hand lVIid'n Class Pictures and views of the U.lS. Naval Academy always in stock E33 ri !! I l l tv u ri 114 .-.g.-.,-..-..-. -..-. -.,-. -..-..-.g.-... EI'2:",iggg Office, 159 West St. RICHARD G. CHA EY THE LEADING Hiring, Livery, Sale and Exchange Stable of Annapolis and Southern Maryland The firm of R. G. Chaney is known by its careful selection of experienced and reliable employees. Teams of all kinds for hire by day, week or month, including hne Saddle Horses. ii Baggage transferred and checked from residence of Remember that ihis is headquarters ,, patrons to any point. Hauling to all trains. for amateurs. our amateur work is II Autolngibge g1ag?sufor storage, and Automobiles for always to the front. With the largest . y ' . . , , , Fire-proof storage warehouse, Furniture and Pianos and best lmeof S0uven1fP0SlCafdS'n stored, packed and shipped to all parts of the the city at one ill cent each. When world. Our furniture vans are the best. in Annapolis, don't forget the place. ll Attraftive fubber-tire carriages, for weddings and unera s. 67 Maryland Ave., AIIDHPOIIS, Md, We now have an. up-to-date Blacksmith Shop .in 9 connection with our other business. Repairing M.1f1of.1s,ss0nfu..1 w. E. BOYER, Prop. and Home Shaving s specialty. II ulcaxlninioini ininluinioiuuizniab hittingriuiuiuioitvininitliniuimauin vitamin: 11 11014 3 uio1uioin1tar:u14g riuifanioia 14 :mini 1 aiu: igpoinaiin l i i CITY DRUG STORE 'P I Z, E as as as -E . I l ' l . ' I I EWTO GILBERT The Largest and Best Equipped 5 ' Pharmacy in the City 1 i p JAMES D. FELDMEYER I 1' i 4 - .13 barmacisl - Pure Drugs and Chemicals i Toilet Articles and Perfum- ' ery, Imported and Domestic l Cigars and Cigarettes, ' an Q Soda and Mineral Waters jd' TSE r its l PRESCRIPTIONS CAREFULLY COMPOUNDED i Ji FELDMEYER BROTHERS . STATQSSRCLE p Proprietors EAST STREET 1 Main and Francis Streets ll . ANNAPOLIS, MD. l i , sq-tg--na. :initrinqnuinitainiuianniuita :irrifuniuiuirn1n1u3nin1ui n1ni4ai3,r XVht-n writing to advertisers int-ntim 1 the LUCKY Barr. - - ---- 10: em-zuzrg E ioioirniixinxnzniIinxuioiruioioirg grinioiiiuiniei .-ui 1 -. U ll U The Life and Endowment ll Contracts of U ,,..... ............... . ..,,.,,, ., .... !.,.,,. H cb C I I H H MLWE-..,LWj',.L7li.,1lf...,LI1Ci H Q raw WS llsllrance H H 1.,.A.,. . ...I VV.VV . H.- y H 2 G . fr 5 ' all S Qompanv U Q LWQALLGHSHIN I E Q ll ll ll Of Hartford, Connecticut on the premium reduction plan are unrestricted as FOR' to residence, travel and occupation, from date of Y Q M N N 'vvl V E U issue. No permit or extra premium required for E ii military or naval service either in peace or war. : ,, . ,,,, ,F A " At age 22 a policy for Sl0,000 on the 20- U 5 Payment Life Plan will cost 5297.70 the first year U II . e .5 5- f--- 1 --v- 1- ,f-- H and 5219.30 for the remaining nineteen years. H ' Total premiums paid in 20 years 54.464403 an 5 U i average of 522.33 per 31,000 per annum. ., New Disability Clause without additional charge. U Before deciding on your insurance write to me H Q H for full particulars. Special arrangements made with " fi H Midshipmen in payment of premiums. Address: 9 S. P. FICKLEN, General Agent WU SUJJAVJJES Army and Navy Bureau : Q MW.r1NLmu!,m,,r Er WT: T369 n X V rl, A , , I , ' ' W . 9, u 'N-1 the travelers Insurance Zompanv ll !! ' -Q I-H -'-f-K' -'H H ef U 211-12-13 Evans Building 1420 New York Ave. PHHLEADELPEIEAQ wmv WASHINGTON, D. c. ll Il II -..-. -..-......-..-.,............-..-. -. -.---Q 5.-.,-..- ..... .-. ...... -..... - ......-. -.... .-.....5 11:11:21 lil11201:iuiuiuioirinirg Q11 1 1 19101,,1,,1,,1,,1,,1,,1 1 1,,1,n ll ll i ll ESTABLISHED IesI Q ll U ll " " F J li 'll 81 S O ,, H . . Cl erger on I II ll INCORPORATED j m Perla I I H H in ii '-B gold Zabel Jqrnzy and Jlfauy lj l e ii il .Mercfani jazfors for ii ii Hotels , Clubs and gi if I , PI-Nate Famllles " Caps, Equipments, Uniforms ii Brewe-cl and Bottled by and Tailoring Q Beadleston Sr Woerz ,, !! !! EMPIRE Bnswrniiuewvork E' W li l! ll Q, ll 1419 F Street, N. W. 2 II I , , Washington, D. C. H ll li H -..-.... .-..-..-. -..-..-..-..- -.,-..-.,-.g 9:02..-..:..:..:..:..:..:..:..-..:---. :..:..-.g xvllt"l1 writing to :Irlvcrtist-rs Illl"l'lt.l0l'l thc l.l'CKY BAG. 417 9 ll !! ESTABLISHED IBIS II Il ' ll J Q XV! ii X 5 U BROADWAY COR.TWENTY-SECOND ST. NEW YORK- H The long-continued patronage tendered us by Officers of the li - Navy has given us a broad knowledge of the details necessary to an equipment for all latitudes N DRESS UN1FoR1viS SERVICE UNIFORMS REGULATION OVERCOATS and CLOAKS Q 0 DUCKS, DRILLS, Etc., for Summer and Tropical Wear Q "X - CIVILIAN CLOTHING, beth reedyuueeie eud to measure nl Garments for Outdoor Sports. I Travellers' Outiittings, Imported Furnishings, Hats and Shoes H l li We would .vuggcsl that miliccry info? in lgw York, leave lhelr measure 1 4 UJ UI or l-I Ufl IC CfCnC5 U ,J X 4 Sampies,prices and directions for selimeasurement will be sentupon application i ' 1 i SEND FOR ILLUSTRATED CATALOGUEI Captain of Navy BOSTON BRANCH: NEWPORT BRANCH: Lg.-C0m, of Navy Q ISIS 149 Tremont street zzo Bellevue Avenue i9l4 II 6l,U-UQUQll:lPQll2 I-I QUQUall,'llllQllQlPln- Ya l lm lUQUiUQUQllQUQ IQUQUQUQUQUQ gain: YQ IQ QUQUDUQHQIIQ 'Q iillQ0all,UQllaUQlIQOQUQUQUQ l-l Q in QUQUQIIQI Q M II l li ll ll ll li ll ll ll ll ii ll il ll ll . . ii Designers and Builders of ai - E - ii Submarine No. i I Pine Street Torpedo Boats New York, U. S. A. il ll Q lliiflfllunlllQ0-0lCl-lliIl30Ql QUQUQIUQUQ IQIQUQUQQ120,131UQUQIIQUQIIQUQIQK Q 418 When writing to advertisers mention the LUCKY BAG. niuiui 111411110111 1010111 iii1031111111riuisqoinia 3 iinznzq iuiliuiui :ni .W Products of the General Electric Compan Made Especially for MARINE SERVICE Gasotene-qflectric Jtfeters and Instru- Generating Sets ments Steam Gngine Wire and Cable Generators Wiring Uevices Turbo-Generators Qjemale gourd., 'jxcotms Gtectric fBake Ovens MGZJG LGTTIPS and 'Ranges .14 V C LUVWPS Gitectric 'Radiators, Searchtights, Incan- Tubular and Lu- dcscent and ,Hrc minous Switchboards GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY .Qe.f15Q7.h2 Schenectady, N. Y. District Ofcefln ,fi ' v i ' iff , ' Atlanta. Ga. jj, ,, 3 f Chicaao.lll. f ' it W5 , ' Denver, Colo. - A . . E 3 if Phil.aelpha..Pa. X :jd ' " " 5f Yf ,f , iif , '?'ifilEi,1Eii ein .ml fi i Bolton. Nlagh 4' .- 'xtrs is 1 1' " ' ' 'A ' , hm Cincinnati, in wif, . ', it Q New York. N. Y. ""'fl.l'llt!1'tE5,QE", ..fQ??KXQEfr,7LQW 'QLEQY ,h jvgqljgg, "" , A A e - San Francisco.Cal. - , ., --A.-mlibX,,iQ" H ti . mt- ,,,. XXE' K- a ewarge cities ' A 'rr M' "r X - N -5 N r- - tr. , A.,,wN if if SENENEEEEQ JV-f-. Ll-N U7 A 5 urwcs, SENENEETADY NYE A-mwixii ksiiig A, . M I , When writing to advertisers mention the LUCKY BAG. QCQCQCQCQC QC QC QC QC QC QC QC QC QC QC QC QC QC QC QC QC QC QC QC QC QC QC QC QC QC QC QC QC QC QC QC QC C QCQCQCQCQC QC QC 5 , 5 5 Jacob Reed s Sons 5 E 1424-1426 CHESTNUT STREET E QC PHILADELPHIA QC QCQCQCQCQCQCQCQCQCQCQCQCQCQCQCQCQCQCQCQCQCQCQCQCQC QCQCQCQCQCQCQCQCQCQCQCQCQCQCQCQCQCQCQCQCQCQCQCQCQC Makers of FINEST UNIFORMS and Manufacturers of Standard Equipment for NAVAL OFFICERS Q Civilian Clothing, Custom-made and Ready to Wear E QQ Haberdashery, Hats and all ' QQ E Dress Accessories E :C A cordial invitation is extended to officers to call E x on us when in Philadelphia :C QC QC QC QC E sc QC EQCQC QC QC QC QC QC QC QC QC QC ,QC EQC 5154 QQC QQC EQC SQC EQC SQC SQC 'QC QC QC QC QC QC QC QC QC QC QCQC The Forward March of the Race 1 if l . ls evidenced by the ever-growing popularity ol Armour's iv" I . m y Grape juice. Good blood, good digestion, better general IM X I ' "X I Q health and a greater enjoyment of life are benefits which K fall to the lot of those who regularly drinlc ff vivnourfs Grape Juice BOTTLED WHERE THE BEST GRAPES GROW 1 a -i' - f Eminent authorities attest the health value of grape juice. Thousands of healthy men, women and children give enthusiastic endorsement to x RL Mg Nm! I If . L ,MH I Y'a'r X X 15 'o X, .- x 5 . h X , xx X df . I X . II I N 4, f , XX Q I I al l 7 U' 1.4 - ' -1- ' . lm Q lg ff r 1.2 Q' w 1 nw va? ' X I K W 5 X EJ- Q JI N 4 is Y l I ,X X If I ,, -' 5 "r"'V9 kr ,-X h,v- , W . ,' A . f A 4' the Armour brand as the one best drink of health and pleasure. " r Armour's is the pure juice of choicest Concords, pressed and bottled V ' in the model Armour factories at Westheld, N. Y., and Nlattawan, Ctrpyrlgirersrs Mich. It is unlermented, undiluted and unsweetened. A""""' ""'I C""'l't"'Y ' Call for Armour's Grape Juice at fountains, buffets and clubs. Buy it from grocers and druggists by the bottle and case. Anmoun girl D COMPANY cmcaco, nt. Order by Mail or llrfouglr UQNJU r -----------------------'-'- 1 r ----------------'----"" "1 I I l I ' CUTFITTERS ' I - ' l l I I To 3 5 Harris Kr Shafer Company E 2 Great American I , 2 , l l E 5. X Athlete S z 'Jewelers 5 o 1 ' -. o o l QUALITY- l l I I I3 Pennsylvania. Avenue, N. W. l 8 Nor QUANTITY , l GTON D C I ' HOW GOOD- z : WASHIN , . . z 4 ,,1'Q, NOT How MANY o I I I 'tngff I 0 2 : Send for Catalog. l l Q Q 5 v . QQ. 1 . ' o I I Midshipmen 'I Sfeff V 0 ll We have an excellent assortment and carry 8 l l ll a complete stock of the choicest in Q ' Alex rrrumacn Q I 2 ' l 0 ' I-I, I nu . ' d S I l Athletic Specialists gg!" l jewelry an Ive,-ware I ' II S 26 East 42nd Street ' E 3 Goods Sent on Request for Inspection g NEW YORK 8, 8 z P and Selection z l . l ll We are prepared to furnish on request designs of any S E Whel223NHl??, SHY E E kind and in any line relating to our business. E 3 0 L ,,,,,,,.,,,,,,,,.,,, - ,.,... J L Qoooooooo QOOOQQ 0 000" ' "" ' When writing to advertisers mention the LUCKY BAG. 42l Mi W Q95 Q55 ig? its VN ws: V21 ww Vfi PHOTOGRAPHERS TO THE 1914 LUCKY BAG - Q 51unlo 1546-48 Broadway, New York City BRANCHES AT WEST POINT, N. Y. SOUTH I-IADLEY, MASS. M POUOHKEEPSIE, N. Y. PRINCETON, N. J. A NORTHAMPTON, MASS. BROOKLYN, N. Y. QQSVQQ1. Q ie? 1'c 'P4 T71 KJ . :RSE Q we For years this studio has given special at- tention to class-book photography made at the college. Most complete apparatus, together with the varied experience of our -my artists, enable us to produce the same re- JL? sults as obtained in New York. Dartmouth, Wesleyan, Amherst, Rutgers, Denison, Lafayette, and A many others, are among our patrons Q su 1 i 1 ,N i Q5 g------a-- --,-----u---'------- --I--I----u ------- - a---I--Q E5 3 jg I I 'Dre FAVORITE BRAND I E OF THE g UNITED STATES NAVY g ON THE 2 FOREIGN STATIONS E Q 3 25 u'-'---d1--1-1a-:-'-- -2-:-a-:f-:nz --an--1-----u:-n-:n--'-- :-af:-cb'-ff-'H "Canadian Club" WHISKY n'--'--iI---'--u-II-------:O2-f-------:-auf:-I:--:U--n----------In --I-I?--'I'-'U LONDON NEw YORK if CHICAGO VICTORIA, B. C. 3 MEXICO CITY I DISTILLED AND BOTTLED BY ' - ii ii 1 3 2 HIRAM WAHSRR 6 SONS 3 5 wAI.IcERvII.LE, CANADA if I n---I--n--------f--n'-1--------Ian-----------n,--I--'--I--u-----'u 5 XVIII-II wrning to nawrmiscrs mcmion the 1.1-cm' RMI. 423 . . 424 Wh 1 Uih'l': K if niel , I 'fjiri' ' all I' f ,if , 5 Q 'W M V' ' ., 4 ' ,I E E E E I' F i ' yi yr I I I i rg l ri , lfiih nlznxtri 1 fi lf, A I' F, r if 5 If 5' ""' 425 ' 5"i,.i',',+"f., . 'T"-- If . fylf int ' ft I maatef Sq. ngliffiiiii' I' H' -' c. I-QJUILEIU fn 9 f E ,M + 5 I - ,A 'g , - ,u f '5:bg'TE, i I' .. e I. ' v .. Whlllljllilltlfhfllllfllll 'Gite rmhfgianltpfnf Ilte QPIRKJZ1? nflhr fggg ILLUSTRATED CATALOGUE MAILED ON RE QUEST JENKINS BRO MONTREAL, F. Q E. C. JENKINS Bnos. VALVES have a record for service, as the leading mechan- ical and operating steam engineerswill certify. They have made good for over 40 years. jenkins Bros. Valves are made for practically every condition of service. The line includes the well known jenkins Bros. renewable disc globe, angle, cross, hose, check, blow-off and radiator valves, extra heavy valves. especially designed for high pressures and the severest conditions, gate valves, having the unique feature of globe- shaped bodies for strength, symmetry and full, free opening, made in standard, medium and extra heavy patterns, automatic equalizing stop and check valves, cast steel valves, and mechanical rubber goods-sheet packing, gaskets and pump valves. JENKINS BROS. NEW YORK BOSTON 'PHILADELPHIA CHICAGO en writ p., to advertiser mention the Luci-cv B G Established 1872 Excehed by Ilene l lIl.--.-- --r---0- -..-- --- ----- .-.--- -------..-..-.--- - ----. ---------1-..-.III l 5' l x4,5wz,,'j : an . 4 , ,jig 2? A , gy ff fe "" V " La Engraver Primer Qtatiener Commencement Iimurlltaiiticouuss, Dauuce Inwlitmtnoms Programs, Meniuus, Frrmmtceirnuity Imserts amd Stationery Class Pins, Visiting Cards, Wedding Announcements and Invitations, Modern Advertising Novelties, Art Calendars Steel Engraved and Hand Painted, Photo Engraving and Half Tone Work, Photogravure, Lithographing SPECIAL DESIGNS SUBMITTED FOR SPECIAL OCCASIONS llllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllIlllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllIllllIlllIlIlllllIlllllllllllllllllllIlllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllililllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllillllllllllllllllIlllllllllllillllillllIllllllllilllllllllllllllllllillllllllllllillllilllllllllllllllllllllll I The New Manufacturing Plant ul the E. A. WRIGHT BANK NUTE 00. The Largest and Best Equipped Engraving Plant in the World It is our purpose to continue the high stanclarcl we have maintained for over one-third ol' a century, and, with our increased facilities, will lie able to ren- der you more efficient service than ever before. ll al l ll l l l sialic sin: I nr' -- ?x- III gg ii 07 H : I mg ll! 0 ij ll! E gn: II! I 3 ll 0 if -- o ,O ll! 5 Eg "' il En! .. - "'! : fs rt!! o tu H-ug oo il ,. - nl! 0 25 QU! I 5: Hi I"1 5-4 fn - CD 'Z !! -I Q ' ' I .QQ E 5 fl! -I ' Ill gg Ili 5' E gui m 5 2 1 ' m -' Q!! gr ES V' ll A Q: ll .'! in ls 1' Z5 5 ll - :"' " 2: I' :Lg 2- ll P 2-2 E3- :: U :Lg -' ll E V' m z.. ll Q, 25 " -: V' G73 ll I 52- 'if 'C - cu 'Zi !! r "' s -- en ll G 'NJ D101 DI4lIIlI1 rllil U1 HQHHMQHMQHQHQHHQQ HHHQHQQHQHQQHHHHQ 5 Q 3 Q 3 INSURANCE AT NET cosi 5 gg . 5 2 THE Si 2 QU Eff 5 ss Y 92 453 Messe si H on vuuaenusevvs Q H Q W eceiptabrisltsdogtlivesrsf corlmissioneg ltcllflicers Q Q Q nn e ni e aes avy, rmy an anne 2? Corps, without discrimination as to form of con- E 2 P i F E . C ' h a. N t ' r ' H t't' iff? IFTS sg :.C:5'::.N:gggj'f5... .:.5f.:r.g:.?:g:,':.f SQ ff, ' 0We"fMfe Q. nnua wi en s on a olcles, ' ' 2 thereby giving Insurance at Net Cost. 3 E by E A r , Sl02,l57,404. N M HH - -- : 3 lmuranegiri Force, S708,605,288. Q 3 Q H lnvestigate our Monthly lncome and Eighteen- Q 3 Q 3 Payment Life contracts before insuring. - B 3 , N Q Z5 Rates, sample policies, or any other mlor- Q 5 Q mation desired promptly furnished. 2 Afzzlrejs ilegngnlilnigatlons Z: E 2 E . . , tate ent, 3 vvywagllilgnlon, D. C. Calvugtgllilziore, Md. Q H Q 83 J. M. SPENCER? specs.: Agent, ' 52 ZS Q H Annapolis, Md. Q w Q W Q W Q 23H383MyQQHHHAHHH Q E Established l862 lncorporated l900 Q Q6 J S C A 93 sg ordan tabler ompany QQ, 2 BALTIMORE, MARYLAND Qi 3 SUBURBAN BRANCH - ROLAND PARK Q fm JMPORTERS OF QQ gs Fine Old medicinal Wines and Qrandies Fi Z5 Staple ana' Fancy Groceries 93, 2 LD-but alive and active. Since l862 our business has steadily increased E H w and is still growing-due to our high-grade goods at moderate prices. Q O fif - ' ' ' . B 'd F' H Wines andurBra1?dilagowzeixpoitpjilfgfirlxlsmolllhegllizxrcltecff Sumitlrsis fiorildl Jax: Q 3 Coffee: from the long-established house of Crosse 8: Blackwell, London, Jams, Q Preserves and Pickles: from the sunny slopes of Italy, the finest Cream Olive E3 Oil: from France, Sardines in Pure Ol Oil, Petit Pois, Mushrooms, Haricot Q 3 Verts, Artichokes, and other vegetabl Q 3 JORDAN STABLER, RICHARD L. BENTLEY EDWARD A. WALKER Q W P 'dent Vice-President Sec'y and Trees. Q JOHN L. HOOF J. YATES SCRIVENER. 5 .LLM .... Q W Q WWHHHHHHWEHWWWHHWHRHHWWWWKWKHHHHWHWK 426 When writing to nrlvertisers mention thc I.L't'Kv BAG. S U U u U 5 iv 5 -as will !WN1iUlUl!1tl IN!!! IWIN IU lWWlUlUlHl!l WINMHIWN!l'HhWiWl'1lWN3lWl'1'MIN? WM H P WWW Hugh Class Uniforms all All Equlpments F urmshed H LATEST STYLES OF CIVILIAN DRESS 55 A " ininiuioiuzuiuniu 11:34:31 14:34:11 3 :if ' OC .-..........-.,-. -.1-..-..-. ....,... ... -0- . ..... - -..-...,..-..-.g Q :Pu H v n v 1 Q 'l LA , n li , , , r+ f , xv V ' Agn TAG fi'S' S""""""""' "A:"":":A m"':"'A':A"":":""':": "1"1': " ? 5 - : Q E . . . 2 2 HF J SCHVIIDT C0 g 5 2 Q 5 i ! ,, uf-----9--1---'--'---1---a Q.-..----4.-1---.--a--f--n S Q u 9 1 : Q H .2 H ,sss, A il - n ' A s zs A A 'I' 277 u .2 E 5 WHiHINUAWillWHIWHIHIHHA rw ar H umm nm wr nr arr1r3rwrrm rrnfurvuumfwv NrQuawwmwruunnnuwm 25 g E A ii 5 4 ' ' n 1: ' QQ 3 2 u .1 sl Q : Q u 2 f Q! ' ' u U Q ' A Q u Q u s iv 9 S i an E , Z Q Q! i ! ll 3 Z ll i 2 Q H Q n ii P6 i H : i H 3 ll I 5 Q Il 9 g u n ' ' ' """ Q fmfhlfmliullimlinhlimva lmlmlnllmlmlinllmlHAlF'llF'l1FHIMMMMIMIFAAlI'al'MMlFHMI?IU 1FI'F MW5: - f writing to z : A ' - .V ' ' ,- ', - 427 63 MARYLAND AVENUE ? S Q ANNAPOLIS 1: MARYLAND 5 3 Q ee 428 CHARLES G. FELDMEIER Navy Pennants and Pillow Covers Largest Assortment of Souvenir Post Cards in the City Choice Brands of Cigarettes, Cigars and Tobacco sous AGENT Fon Easlmanfs Kodaks and Supplies If it isn't an EASTMAN it isn't a KODAK YOU SHOULD HAVE ONE ON THE SUMMER CRUISE 48 Maryland Avenue ANNAPOLIS : MARYLAND .Ui Tl-IIS "Pridemark," when placed upon books booklets brochures 'MUNDEIIU AWPKH9 and catalogues to indicate their Ii C ' ' production by this Company. has IVA a three-fold significance: FIRST-That they have the manufacturers stamp of unqualified approval. SECOND'-'lihat they have thc clients' recog- nition of their high standard of execution. THIRD-That they merit and receive the pro- nouncement "well done" from all unprejudiced critics of superior printing, whether they be buyers or competitors. We cater to those who seek and appreciate excellence along lines individual or con- ventional, and render a service that com- mands admiration. IVIUNDER- TI-IOMSEN CO. WATER STREET AT GAY, BALTIMORE 2387-2389 Wootwovcm Bi.o'c, NEW YORK Z I. 25 Heaalquarlers 1 Uniled States Naval flcademy ig- WASHINGTON, D. C. QA UB The Service House in the National Capital BD American and European UU New in Equipment Highest Class Service in Every Feature E-t hat Walton PHILADELPHIA 1 1 PENNA. 500 ROOMS EUROPEAN PLAN Absolutely Fireproof, Centrally Located, Close to Everything 55 Rooms without bath. 32.00 per clay and upwards Rooms with bath, 552.50 per day and upwards Furnishings and Equipment the very best Y U5 ig. ill. Svrhutt, lilriipriviiir VCO p my P Q GM wh LU KES 8: ZAHINI When writing to advertisers mtntion the LUCKY BAG. BAILEY H5 BIDDLE GD CLASS RINGS and CRESTS Of the U. S. NAVAL ACADEMY CTSSI I-BA - . sw Crest IACIUSISIZCI gvi jg X, " "-ze 15 " mctuaisizep 14 Kt.C5old is -' If 14 Kt.Gold safety cta sp flglfii Eatery Clasp isis M524 Mao M 5 ' it -FLEET' MINIATURE RINGS furnished from I ste el dies oi the tinestworkmanship. j ill til. Prices upon application I-'f Articles tor Personal Use arid Gifts in CIold,Silver and Leather, upori which is applied Class Crest or Academy Seal. Illustrated folder by post- upon request. Embossed, stamped or illumi paper for correspondence. Dated Special designs for Class Crests, Dance Programs,Visitir1g Cards, etc. Samples and prices forwarded. IZIB-ZO-ZZ Chestnut Street Philadelphia XVI ' l '. ' I L B 429 SNS! HZ EZ VZ YZ RZ 24 YZ PZ WZ iii M WZ VZ 24 YZ Pi Eli M EPZ VZ M M 514 M YQ M VZ M M Xi M V2 Vi M M HZ RENEW? S5 E SEQ? c Zi nl---f'---1--'-''--------'--'--'--'--'--'----'--'---f----Q BZ 1913 HEADQUARTERS E W FOR UNITED STATES NAVY Zi FOO TBA LL TEAM E W II dsl' ly gg 5 USUAL CONCESSIONS W TO THOSE CONNECTED M Q WITH THE NA V Y S n n Zi n ,,,,,,,-,,-,,...,-..-..-.,-..-.,-.,-.,-,,-,,-,-.,-.,,.,, ii EQ W ii i i i 534 2 V? Tube 'i""i 5 Qi A U Q I EZ I1 ll Q QUANDERBILT Q 5 A in I Q M 25 gmg Tffotel gmg 5 221 U i i i pg W U """""'""""""""""""""""""""""""' ! 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E QI BALTIMURE MARYLAND E gkkwsisiissaesgiieewasusemeisesEnsnEieieneaeEieeiefsaeisisiensaesreeeeieieiseaeassseeesiseeeeiseeieeaeieaeme 3 Fifty-three Years' Experience E 3 IE 3 in the Stationery Business : :: E gl ,Ig NI, Q E 34 R M W S' ' C 'E A WASHINGTON D. c ,E John H. Saumenig 81 0. - E Q 229 PARK AVE., BALTIMORE, MD. IE M K 3 IE 3 E 34 ' - AE M WE 3 .fine and E Q E S E WI W 3 Commercial Stationery 2 2 E H S g S m o o o 0 W 3 All the leading brands of 2 E g Foreign and Damesllc Paper Q yi Q Q VZ 3 E 3 BXCLUSIVELY E ' Everything in the Stationery Iine required for the W . A. ,A W 3 Ofiice, Home and Educational Institutions If . -1 ' , '-A - 3 Special attention given to ENGRAVING 2 3 of Wedding Invitations, Wedding Announcements, 2 3 Visiting Cards, At Home Cards, Reception Cards, E It W 3 Class Day Exercises, Monograms, Crests, Arms, E E 3 Address Dies 2 9 STAMPING FROM DIES IN GOLD, SILVER, G IK 3 BRONZE OR coLoRs 2 Q . E 3 Only Expert Workmen Employed E gf Oulglglzlxsfirliiftfe:-: at E 3 All order: receive prompt attention and are given our E gi Saturday Ii' S personal supervision E M 3 3 E M W 9 E M If 432 When writing to advertisers mention the LUCKY BAG. ni Iii ini will Iii ini riuiniuinii in Modern Turret: built by Bethlehem Steel Co. -The Bethlehem Steel Co.- has been supplying Ordnance material to the U. S. Government since 1887, and produce only material of the highest quality LONDON OFFICE: 25 Victoria Street, S. W. BETHLEHEM STEEL COMPANY SOUIIHEZTITZZZTQ., Pa. We Manufacture -- Guns and Projectiles Turrets and Armor Plates Steel Forgings, Shafting Gas Engines, Pumps, Machinery Structural Material, Steel Rails Armor for U. S. S. Oklahoma 1101024 ini 141101 2 2120: 1 1 ini Iain: Quin1II14uininiuininiuiiunmol ..:..-..:.,:.,:.,T.-..:..:..:..:..:.,-..:..:...-.g !! n ARMY AND NAVY Q C0-OPERATIVE COMPANY ii THE SERVICE DEPARTMENT STORES E EVERYTHING YOU NEED AT LESS COST TO YOU Special Prices made to Midshipmen 5 U D PHILADELPHIA f Clothing Plan! and Store: l l23-5 South Broad Street NEW YORK General Ojice and Sample Rooms : 28-30 West 38th Street WASHINGTON, D. C. I Store: Wamen'a, Chlldren's and Genllemen'a Tailoring Shops: g l623 H Street, N. W. U II - - -I,-so--I-...po-0:-.:II:..:nqm1-I.-Ia WI 't' t :ulvcr ninieiiuiuzuiuzuz nznzn-:uniaxial MODERN HOTEL AMERICAN PLAN Q CAR VEL HALL ANNAPOLIS, MD. OPPOSITE NA VAL ACADEMY Q Telephone 280 MODERATE RA TES entioi tl 1. B 9. 4umniuiniuxirininiuiiiioiui 41101111 :ini 1 Iiuiuioiiiiuini SwgveSzteSiieSz1zeSteSieSiieSveSvieSiyeStzzeSiieSiveSiveSieSineSiiewe grimeeiieeiwfczneeiemteerceefrieeiieeiteeiieeiwtieeiieeiwtegi me We New England Mutual Life WE Se 1 C QE IISUIHIICC Offlpafly QE BOSTQN, MASSACHUSETTS QE Chartered I835 me PRESIDENT Ste A SSSSS A A Suzie AN ORIGINAL, INDEPENDENT, PROGRESSIVE INSTITUTION THE FAMOUS NON-FOCRTEEFITURE OF MASSACHUSETTS We been me me gg The Policy Contract Features are of Particular Advantage gig to Naval Officers gig The Policy is INCONTESTABLE after one ye WE PREMIUMS REDUCED by A I S I R DAYS' GRACE without Inte All d P P CIASH AND PREMIUM LOANS h I f h P I 3352 SURRENDER VALUES with th I S d Ch I d Wg AUTOMATIC PAID-UP AND EXTENDED INSURANCE h QM QUIZ INSTALLMENT OPTIONS We LOW PREMIUMS gig Low NET cos'r I Q SEM WEE I WIS This policy is the complete embodiment of the best principles SM of Life Insurance WE Correspondence is respectfully solicited I gg FREDERICK A. SAVAGE HARRY E. IVIUNN S2112 General Agent Special Agent E 500 CONTINENTAL BUILDING WGS BALTIMORE, MARYLAND WEE S222 312124 WIS WE EZMSIZPZQMSIZPZSIIIIZQZMNIIZSEZIZSIFZZSIIIZSIIZZSZIIZSZIIZSZQZ 434 When writing to advertisers mention the Lucxx' BAG. :ini 11 111-34121sirniniuxnioirniuiuniu11111113030 NOCK Q ?' XQS 111111111111 11111 1111-:up--:num-1 f WAR A NOCK f we fo W TRADEMARK 4' 22 f - J A Q f QE' 1 ' X Aidgp fr. Q, A ' hs l' 15' j g' tiff 'S 2 g .6 J lg - BGA- 45 X -1 . 7 X ng 5:3 ' UL, AND EQUIPME T aqggfkygfb,-6 . Lu: Z I I ' .ffg y The Warnock Uniform Co. fgiffi? i figfnl g Importers and Manufacturers The Standard of the U. S. Army, U. S. Navy and U. S. Marine Corps 19 and 21 WEST 3181 srR1zET,NEw YORK Hiuhesl Award, Paris Exposition I900 BETWEEN FIFTH AVENUE AND BROADWAY 1.901111urnzuanozuil-4lmv20201 2 10315 QIZH1 2 2 T- 1014-21 21: 2 11-1111 l ll l l! C h Q! J. N. SMITH ai BRO., Proprietors ' ll ll Cits Tailoring for Midshipmen -- " Y' 1 2 5: :l1Q1'Iif11fl Cits Evening Dress Outfits ii , 1 , ' ii ifllizua 1551111151 l ii Anuapnliu. mb. 1 u -1'-1-1'-1--'--'-'-"-'U esulfs and 1 Guercoafs H N Special Navy Rates, Modern Appointments, Up - to - clate H and Cheerful. European 56 .Maryfand .Avenue 6 Plan' 35'-00 Pe' day and UP' U Excellent Grill Room .Annapofis .Qaflinzore 2..-..-..-..-..-..-....r2..-..-..-.-.-.2.. 2.2.2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2.2 2--2---2 XVI "t' L. L 'ulvcrtiscrs mentiox tl l B QIIII IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII IIIIE 1 9 2 2 EDISON E 2 ALKALI E E 2 L- STORAGE E E BATTERIES E 5 Y ccuarmeed for c apac awp E E Ill The Edison Battery is made throughout of High-Grade E E Steel-container, grids, pockets and poles. E 'E ll The Electrolyte is a Potash Solution which tends to E E preserve the Nickel and Iron active material and the E E metal parts of the battery and surrounding apparatus. E E I-lj Wherever Storage Batteries are used the Edison is E E ij superior on account of its Strength, Power and Permanence. ij 2 E Its long life, freedom from repairs and reliability have been E E proved by five years of service. E E . li - E ljl A Complete Set of Edison Bulletins should be in the S E files of every engineer. Write for it. E . ll I I 1:04-n-1:0-N:U2n:0:n..---410:01-1:01411I-:nqpnznqfizuzoznq-N:I I E if EDISON STORAGE BATTERY I : E EE -A-1-T COMPANY -1- if E I E 205 Lakeside Ave. :: :: . Orange, N. J. E : Q! u : E H E I I E : ll 4 ,,-gg-,g,,,, ,:,,:,,:,,:1,:,,--,hh ll E n I u..x 1n-o14:1u1o1uiu.- 2 g.-iq... ...U u - Inv l mlllll IlIIIIIlIllIllIIIIIlIIIIIIIllIlllllIIlIllIIIIllIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIlIIIIIIIIllIllIllllllllllIIllllllllllllllllllllllllIIlllllll IIIIIIE 436 When writing to advertisers mention thc IAJCKY BAG. , p L gs 3 Q A QQ ' T I'I E 5 Hoskins Press E H ,fqrlisfic 73rinting L ffngxzving Collede Catalods n " i Half-Tones and Line Cuts a Specially W Special Designing cb cz: 'co Class Annuals QW Class-Day Programs, Commencement 1 BI 5, CIIU5 all HIICC l0gI'8mS P 9041 AND 906 CHESTNUT STREET PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA R ?EI'fLi2E1'5f52 A A , X ISAAC T. MANN CHARLES S. THORNE THOMAS F. FARRELI. ARTHUR J. MacBRlDE GEO. W. WOODRUFF President Vice-President General Manager Asst. Gen:-ral Manager Treasurer Pocahontas Fuel Compan Sales Department of the Pocahontas Consolidated Collieries Company, Incorporated Miners, Shippers, Exporters and Bunlcer Suppliers of "ORIGINAL POCAHONTAS" COAL Ship from 22 Mines in the Pocahontas Field Ship 4,000,000 tons per annum by all-rail, tidewater and the Great Lalces. Largest Producers of -Smokelesi Coal in the United States The average of 43 analyses made by the United States Government of "ORIGINAL POCAHONTASH coal taken from cargoes furnished by the Pocahontas Fuel Company, is as follows: Fixed Carbon - - 74.8l per cent gf-zilaaile Matter - - l8.88 " " P, F. c. up UI - -67 " P. r..c. nesrsrsneo SIGNAL ASI! - 47? ' omsmntpoctuonrts vumrvon nouns Moisture - - .83 ' -,,,,,,, ,,,,,,,, Total ---- l00.00 ' British Thermal Units - V - l5003 . This coal is marketed under the brand ol " Original Pocahontas." The first shipments of coal from the Pocahontas Field were made from the mines of the Pocahontas Consolidated Collieries Company, Incorporated, at Pocahontas, Virginia, in l882, which mines have since continuously mined and are now mining the No. 3 vein and are shipping the highest grade of Pocahontas coal. Largest Exporters of Semi-Bituminous Coal in the United States No. 1 BROADWAY, NEW YORK 4 BRANCH OFFICES: Norfolk, Virginia, I I7 Main Street Boston, Mass., Board of Trade Building Chicago. Illinois, Fisher Building Cincinnati. Ohio, Traction Building Bluefield, West Virginia, Pocahontas Building Agents and Distributors in New England: NEW ENGLAND COAL 8: COKE COMPANY, III Devonshire Street, and Everett Dock, Boston, Mass. Distributing Wharves on the Great Lakes: SANDUSKY, OHIO, AND TOLEDO, OHIO Tidewater Piers: LAMBERT POINT, SEWALLS POINT, NORFOLK, 8: NEWPORT NEWS,VA. Tugs Bunkered at City Piers, Norfolk, Virginia London Agents: EVANS 61 REID, Ltd., IOI Leadenhall St., London, E. C., England Agents in Italy: HENRY COE 8: CLERICI, Piazza S. Matteo 15, Genova Latin-American. West Indian and European Coal Consumers Invited to Correspond with POCAHONIAS FUEL c0MnPANr,y-N07 1 sroadway, Ngyy Yorltlliityall. st. WE CAN SHIP YOU COAL NOW 438 XYhcn writrm. to tItlVl'I'llSt? in ntion the I.t't'xv limi. 5 C'HW1'f RZ 3a FORGET! CLEANERS AND DY1-:RS Ladies, and Ccnllcmc-n's Clothes Cleaned al short notice when desired. 3 'CD 5 619 FIFTH AVENUE 2145 BROADWAY K' D G I-OV E5 near 50th Sireet near 76th Street ' ALL LENCTHS'CLEANED AT 5 CENTS PER PAIR 'and other Branch Stores in New York City I 1 7 2 P P 91.9 I 79 99.2. 79. if 9. V. Y V4.9 VV I P if V if. 1 fy 9 SIX.l"Q-'Vi ! AA 1 z 1 1 IJ 1 9 f'X"V'V.VV Y f PHILIP MILLER 1 ' I I NAVAL HABERDASHER ' A KNOX HATS CUSTOM TAILORINO DENT,S GLOVES ONYX I-IOSIERY ICEISER NECKXVEAR XNALK-OVER AND J. 81 M. SHOES NIANHATTAN AND CLUETT SHIRTS, E. 8 W. AND ARROW COLLARS LIKLY TRUNKS AND SUITCASES MAIL ORDERS RECEIVE PROMPT ATTENTION CATALOGUES MAILED ON REQUEST 7 'f' ?Q:Q'.9LM WiI54'rifi:i?Q:9ifi5fifQ:5i-:iffiivQ":91:S':fih':Sf155.27 29:5 9. Iwi.2,iii-fi'lf9l2V"9h1f5f:flf.uri 2 1 2: 32-34-36 IVIARKET SPACE :I ANNAPOLI5. IVID. TH, +1915 Oh Your Plano di J'flMOdRfH New Un.-maj ,W 60,0 0... 6-q4,...,., XVhcn writing to zulvcrliacr mention tho l.l'c'KY limi. I- 'T U. S. NAVAL ACADEMY. Annapolis, Maryland, March 24, 1914. BRIGADE ORDER No. 26. Beginning immediately and continuing until graduation, the following modification of the Naval Academy Regula- gims will prevail in the case of midshipmen of the irst ass: fab The privileges of visiting.Annapolis and officers' gquarters in the academy groun s for all members of the irst Class except such as may be specifically restricted will be those laiddown in Article 819 'or cadet oliicers in the first conduct grade. - fbi All midshipmen of the First Class will have the privilege of accepting invitations for luncheon and dinner on Saturday and for luncheon on Sunday without the formality of a previous written request, and are authorized accordingly to fall out after mess formation before enter- ing the mess hall. qc! Midshipmen of the First Class leavingi or returning to the academy grounds at any authorize time will be permitted to use either No. 2 or No. 3 Gate. Cdi The distinction of conduct grades as laid down in Article 817 is abolished for the First Class, and liberty and other privileges will be curtailed only in accordance with a punishment specially assigned and published on the daily conduct report. Demerits will, however. continue to be assigned under existing practice, and will be counted as at present in the academic multiple: the fprovisions of Article 509, regarding the limiting number o demerits,,are in no way modified by this order. , W. F. FULLAM, Captain, U. S. Navy, Superintendent.

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