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G j J? 254 it TelBucH Class qf PUBLISHERS AKRON, 0. 1 9 2 2 An attempt to convey to the reader some idea of the college life and spirit as it exists at the UfMIVLftSITY OF AKRON 5a 1 PAGE Title Page 2 Contents 3 Dedication - 5 Campus - 6 Staff 17 BOOK I— UNIVERSITY Faculty - 21 Alumni 49 Seniors - 55 Juniors 99 Sophomores 105 Freshmen Ill Engineers — 119 BOOK II— ORGANIC Organizations 125 Fraternities 133 Clubs 163 BOOK III— ACTIVITIES Athletics 179 Football 181 Basketball 189 Baseball 195 Track 199 Society .205 Music ' 213 Literary 219 Military 225 BOOK IV— HISTORIC Traditional 229 Campustry 235 Jokes ...:. 239 Calendar 259 Advertisements 271 Elizabeth A. Thompson IEltzab?tt) A. (Hhampann, Span of Women; joap ttinughtful oignttg anil ntottu r-urieoom tjan? lro nur artiona tn a Ingtjer nlanr, ninoa? nrogr?aatop auirtt ano k?m niarerntnrnt l aup mabp our work in l iatnrij a mial ano a lining tiling, wooer faithful arrnirr ano uiiar rounarl Ijanr atimulatro our tjrarta tn a greater lorn? for our Alma JHatrr, Shr (Elaaa of Ntnrtrrn uJuirnty-tuio iroiratr ttjia, thnr ®?l-$urt? Buchtel Hall — College of Liberal Arts Croi se Gymnasium Carl F. Kolbe Hall — Bierce Library Ctrtiss Cottage — School of Home Economics Engineering Building 10 Engineering Laboratory n 3a Knight Chemical Laboratory 12 Power Plant 13 The Campus, Looking West 14 9 fcj BUB , Jr dWBuifc ; 15 President ' s Home 16 17 Vivien J. Whigam Editor-in-Chief Ralph D. Palmer Business Manager Hollie C. Williams Associate Editor John Depue Assistant Business Manager 18 Conrad Van Hyning Assistant Editor Mildred A. Harpster Assistant Editor Harold Wilson Joke Editor Emerson Dunford Photograph Editor 19 John Froere Sports Editor Lois A. Waltz Society Editor Howard Kittlererger Assistant Editor, Engineering COCRTLAND HUNGERFORD Assistant Editor, Engineering 20 7 Book I. University 21 Parke R. Kolbe, A. M., Ph. D. Z A E, N V S (Heidelberg). $2 A President ol ' the University. A. B., Buchtel College, 1901; A. M., Buchtel College, 1902; Graduate work at Universities of Goettingen and Heidelberg; Ph. D., University of Heidelberg, 1912; Professor of German Language and Literature, Buchtel College, 1905-1913; Presi- dent, Buchtel College, February-December, 1913; President of the Municipal University of Akron, 1913-. 22 Oscar E. Oljn, A. M., Ll. D. Vice-President of the Faculty. Messenger Professor of Philosophy and Sociology. Conductor of Normal Institutes under authority of Stale Board of Kansas; Educational Work in Kansas, 1884-1885; Professor of English, Kansas State Agricultural College, 1885- 1808; A. M., Kansas State Agricultural College, 1897; Principal Normal Department, Buchtel College 1898-1904; Author of " Akron and Environments " ; Ll. D., University of Akron, 1920; present position, 1904-. 23 Charles M. Knight, A. M., Sc. I). 1 BK Dean Emeritus of the Faculty. Professor Emeritus of Chemistry. Tufts College; A. B., A. M., Sc. ])., Buchtel College; Graduate work at Harvard and Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Member of American Chemical Society; Fellow of the Amer- ican Association for the Advancement of Science. Albert I. Spanton, A. M. Lance and Helmet. J 2 A Dean of the College of Liberal Arts. Pierce Professor of English. A. B., Buchtel College, 1899; A. M., Harvard University, 1905; Assl. Prin- cipal and Teacher of English, Buchtel Academv, 1900-1904; Graduate Stu- dent at Harvard 1904-1905; Professor of English, Buchtel College, 1905-; present position, 1913-. 24 li Elizabeth A. Thompson, A. M. Dean of Women. Professor of History. Teacher of History in Girls ' High School, Philadelphia; Teacher of His- tory, Akron Central High School; In- structor in History and English, Buch- tel Academy; A. M., Buchtel College; Asst. Professor History, 1914-1917; Dean of Women, 1914-; ' present posi- tion, 1917-. Fred E. Aver, C. E. 0. H. M. Dean of the College of Engineering. Civil Engineering Graduate, Lafay- ette College, 1901); Shop Inspector and Draftsman, Pennsvlvania Steel Com- pany, Steelton, Pa.; 1900-1904; Drafts- man, American Bridge Company, East Berlin, Connecticut; Chief Draftsman, New Jersey Bridge Company, Manas- quan, New Jersey; United States Bee- lamation Service; 1904-1906; Instruc- tor, Asst. Professor, and Associat e Professor, Civil Engineering Depart- ment, University of Cincinnati, 1906- 1914; present position, 191 4-. 25 Charles Bulger, A. M. n K E, 2 A Hilton Professor of Modern Languages. Ph. B., Buchtel College, 1908; Assis- tant in Department of German Lan- guage and Literature, 1907-1908; Prin- cipal Medina High School, 1908-1909; Acting Professor of German Language and Literature during the absence of Professor Kolbe, 1910-1912; Assistant Professor of German Language and Literature, 1913-1914; Graduate Study at University of Wisconsin, 1914-1915; present position, 191 5-. Katherine Marguerite Reed, A. M. Assistant P Aon •ofessor of Romance guages. Lan- A. B., Newcomb College; A. M., Tulane University; Instructor, Coker College; Studied at Alliance Francaise, Paris, 1914; Studied at Columbia Uni- versity, Summer 1918; present posi- tion, 1918-. 26 Albert Phelps Tuller, A. B. Instructor in Spanish and French. A. B., Yale University, 1897; Morris Academy, 1899-1904; New Jersey Mili- tary Academy, 1904-1905; Utica High School, 1906-1907; Graduate Work, University of Pennsylvania, 1907- 1908; Assistant Professor in Greek and German, Villanova College, 1908-1914; Graduate Work and Assistant in Bo- mance Department at University of Chicago, 1918-1919; Graduate Work in Spanish, University of Chicago, Sum- mer of 1920; present position, 191 4-. Mae Tweedie, M. L, A. Instructor in Spanish. M. L. A., Mount Allison College, Canada, affiliated McGill University, Montreal; Post Graduate Work, McGill University; Taught, Concepcion Col- lege, Chili, South America, 1902-1910; Studied, University of Paris, 1910- 1911; Taught, Wells College, Aurora, New York, 1910-1912; Studied, Cam- bridge University, England, 1914; Taught, Beaver College, 1912-1919; Instructor in Spanish, Iowa Weslevan College, 1919-1920; present position, 1920-. 27 John L. Jones, Ph. D. Acacia. Professor of Mathematics. Ph. B., Lafayette College, 1905; Ph. I)., Yale, 1911; Instructor in Mathe- matics, Yale, 1912-1913; Instructor in Mathematics, University of Pittsburgh. 1914-191(5; Assistant Professor of Mathematics, University of Syracuse, 1918-1920; present position, 1920-. Hermas Victor Egbert, A. M. Assistant Professor of Mathematics. A. B., Western Reserve College, 1877; A. M., ' Western Reserve College, 1880; Assistant Astronomer, Cincin- nati Observatory, 1878-1881; Assistant Astronomer, Dudley Observatory, 1881- 1887; Assistant Astronomer, Washburn Observatory, 1887-1889; Professor of Mathematics and Astronomv, Buchtel College, 1889-1903; Assistant Professor of Mechanics and Materials of Con- struction, Pennsylvania State College, 1907-1913; Instructor, Mathematics and Mechanics, Cleveland Technical Schools, 1913-1910; present position, 191 7-. Member of Society for Promo- tion of Engineering Education. 28 John Bulger, C. E. H K E Triangle Fraternity (0. S. U.) Instructor in Civil Engineering. C. E., Ohio State University, 1918; present position, 1918-. Ida J. Whitaker, B. S. AAA 2 A© Instructor in Mathematics. B. S., School of Education, Univer- sity of Pennsylvania, 1920; present position, 1920-. 29 Fred F. Householder, M. A. Acacia. Professor of Physics. B. A., University of Wisconsin, 1913; M. A., University of Wisconsin, 191 G; Instructor in Physics, State Normal Schools in Oshkosh, Wisconsin; In- structor in Physics, Iowa State Col- lege, 1914-1917; Associate Physicist, Bureau of Standards, 1918; present position, 191 8-. Member, American Physics Society. Member, Ohio Acad- emy of Science. Ross C. Durst, C. E. Instructor in Civil Engineering. B. S., Ohio Northern, 1915; En- gineering Work, Detroit, 1915-1916; Engineering Staff, Pennsylvania Bail- road, Ft. Wayne, Indiana, 1916-1917; present position, 191 7-. Member, American Society for Promotion of Engineering Education. Member, En- gineering Society of Akron. 30 Thomas L. McJoynt, Ll. B., B. C. S. AK Professor of Co-Ordination. Ll. B., MacDonald Educational Insti- tute, 1915; Secretary, Commerce Col- lege, University of Cincinnati, 1915- 1918; Supervisor, Commerce College, University of Cincinnati, 1918-1919; Instructor in Economics, Engineering College, University of Cincinnati, 1919-1920; B. C. S., ' University of Cin- cinnati, 1920; present position, 1920-. John T. " Walther, B. S. in E. E. Assistant Professor of Electrical En- gineering. B. S. in E. E. University of Michi- gan, 1909; Sales Engineer, Westing- house Electric Manufacturing Co., 1909-1917; Electrical Engineer, Fire- stone Tire Bubber Co., 1917-1919; Electrical Engineer, Firestone Steel Products Co., 1919-1920; present posi- tion, 1920-. 31 Hezzleton E. Simmons, M. S. n K E, H Buchtel Professor of Chemistry. B. S., Buchtel College, 1908; M. S., University of Pennsylvania, 1912; As- sistant in Chemistry, Buchtel College, 1906-1908; Instructor in Qualitative Analysis, University of Pennsylvania, 1908-1910; present position, " 1910-. Member, Executive Committee, Rubber Division, American Chemical Society. Councilor, American Chemical Soci- ety. Richard Homer Schmidt, A. M. Assistant Professor of Chemistry. A. B., Wesleyan University, 1910; Cornell University, 1911; A. M., Co- lumbia University, 1916; Submaster, Gorham State Normal, Maine, 1910- 1913; Principal, Washington High School, Connecticut, 1913-1914; In- structor, Hackensack High School, New Jersey, 1914-1918; present posi- tion, 1918-. 32 L Imogene Johnson Myrland, A. B. Instructor in Chemistry. Graduate Stevens Junior College, 1917; A. B., University of Wisconsin, 1919; present position, Spring 1920-. Arden E. Hardgrove, B. S. ZAE Director, Bureau of City Tests. B. S., Buchtel College, 1911; Gradu- ate Work at Ohio State University, 1911-1912; City Chemist, Akron, Ohio, 1912-1914; present position, 1914-. 33 Amon B. Plowman, B. S., A. M., Ph. D. $BK, HA , $ 2 Lance and Helmet. Professor of Biology. B. S., Ohio Wesleyan University, 1899; A. M., Harvard, 1902; Ph. D. Harvard, 1905; Instructor at Ohio Wes- levan, 1899-1901; Instructor at Bad- cliff e, 1902-1905; Instructor, Harvard Summer School, 1902-1909; Professor of Natural Science, Kansas State Nor- mal, 1905-1 900; Professor of Natural Science and Dean, Beaver College, 1900-1909; Professor of Biologv, Car- roll College, 1909-1915; present posi- tion, 191 5-. Member of American Health Assn. Member of Botanical Society of America. Fellow of Amer- ican Assn. for Advancement of Sci- ence. Member of Societe Interna- tionale des Botanistes. Member of Ohio Academy of Science. Member of Administrative Board, Ohio Biolog- ical Survey. Honorary Member of Summit County Medical Society. Di- rector of Public Health Education, Akron Health Department. Mae Friedlanuer, M. S. Instructor in Biology. B. S., Florida State College, Talla- hassee, Fla., 1919; M. S.; University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pa., 1920; pres- ent position, 1920-. 34 Sarah E. Stimmel, B. S. Professor and Director of the School of Home Economics. Teacher, Columbus, Ohio, Public Schools; Principal, Public Schools, Seattle, Washington; B. S., Ohio State University, 1913; Chicago University, Summer, 1913; Instructor, Ohio State University, 1913-1914; Instructor, Ohio State University, Summer, 1914; pres- ent position, 1914-. Rita E. Stinson, B. S. A An Instructor in Home Economics. B. S., University of Illinois, 1916; Indiana High Schools, 1916-1918; Michael Beis Hospital, Chicago, 1918- 1919; present position, 191 9-. 35 Bruce Welker McCullough, A. M. r Ph. D. E H, B K Assistant Professor qf English. A. B., Indiana University, 1914; A. M., Indiana University, 1915; Ph. 1)., University of Pennsylvania, 1917; In- structor, Grinnell College, 1917-1918; Instructor, University of Pennsyl- vania, 1919-1920; present position, 1920-. Earle Barton Howe, A. B. $BK, 2 A E, X T Instructor in English. A. B., St. Lawrence University, 1919; Graduate Work, Columbia, Summer of 1919; present position, 1919-. 36 Annie L. (Mrs.) MacKinnon. Instructor in English. Graduated from the Detroit Train- ing School of Elocution and English Literature, 1896; Teacher of Reading and Music, State Normal School, Cheney, Washington, 1897-1898; Teacher of Music and Reading, Fos- toria Public Schools, Fostoria, Ohio, 1899-1900; Teacher of Public Speak- ing and Oral Story Telling, Marietta College, Marietta, Ohio, 1917; present position, 1920-. Faye (Mrs.) Chain, Ph. B. Erosophian. Instructor in English. Ph. B., University of Akron, 1918; Instructor in Randolph High School, 1918-1919; present position, 1920-. 37 ; j B . 1 Carita McEbright, A. B. KKT Instructor of Oratory. A. B., Cornell University; Graduate of Emerson College of Oratory; pres- ent position, 1910-. Joseph C. Rockwell, A. M., Ph. I). BK Professor of Latin and Greek. A. B., Wesleyan University, 1887; Student at Universities of Jena and Berlin, 1801-1894; Teacher, University of California, 1894-1896; A. M., Har- vard Universitv, 1896; Ph. D., Jena, 1909; present position, 1902-. 38 Ralph W. Rogers, B. S., M. E. Assistant Professor of Mechanical En- gineering. B. S., M. E., West Virginia Univer- sity, 1902; Instructor and Assistant Professor, Engineering and Drawing, Ohio State University, 1904-1909; Pro- fessor, Mechanics and Graphics, Clark- son College of Technology, 1909-1911; present position, 1920-. Henry F. Gauss, B. S., M. E. Assistant Professor of Mechanical En- gineering. B. S., Washington University, St. Louis, Mo., 1908; M. E., Washington University, 1917; Shop Draftsman for Engineering Companies, 1908-1912: Mechanical Engineer in Charge of Construction, St. Louis Water Works, 1912-1910; Chief Inspector, Boilers and Elevators, City of St. Louis, 1916- 1917; Chief Engineer, Illinois Stoker Co., 1917-1920; present position, 1920-. 39 Earl Willis Crecraft, Ph. D., A. M. 4 A© Professor of Political Science and Economics. Ph. B., Franklin College, 1907; A. M., Columbia, 1911; Ph. ])., Columbia, 1915; Principal High School, Shelbv- ville, Ind., 1908-1910; In residence at Columbia, 1910-1913; Lecturer in Gov- ernment, New York University, 1913- 191!); Bayonne, New Jersey, High School, 1915-1919; present position, 191!)-. Lawrence M. McDermott, A. M. 2 $ 2 Professor of Business Administration and Commerce. New York State Normal, Classical Course; A. B., Cornell University, 1910; A. M., 1914; Thesis and resi- dence completed for Ph. 1)., New York and Columbia Universities; Principal and Inspector of Schools, Philippine Islands; Consular Service, Germany; Professor and Vice-Principal, New- York State Normal; Instructor, Cornell University; Instructor, Milliken Uni- versity, 1917-1919; present position, 1919-. ' A 40 David Max Sharer, A. B. B©n Instructor in Business Administration. A. B., Northwestern University, 1914; Post Graduate Work, Chicago University, 1918-1919; Athletic Direc- tor, West High School, Waterloo, Iowa, 1915-191(5; Athletic Director, Inter- laken School, Rolling Prairie, Indiana, 1916-1917; Athletic Director, High School, Boise, Idaho, 1917-1918; Prin- cipal, High School, Caldwell, Idaho, 1918-1920; present position, 1920-. Fhaxcesco I). DeLeone. Director of Music. Graduate of Royal Conservatory of Music, Naples, Itaiv. Composed " The Millionaire ' s Caprice, " which was pro- duced successfully in Italy in 1910; recently completed " Alglala, " an Amer- ican Indian Grand Opera; has com- posed many songs, the best known are: " Southern Lullabye " and " The March Call, " the latter sung by Cecil Fanning all over the world; author of numerous successful piano composi- tions; present position, 191 9-. 41 Fbed SeftoNj B. S. Director of the Department of Phys- ical Education. Vermont University, 1909-1910; B. S., Colgate University, 1913; Assistant Physical Director at Colgate Univer- sity, 1914-1915; present position, 1915-. Virgil Edwin Rogers, A. B. ZAE Assistant Football Coach. A. B., University of Akron, 1920; Assistant Football Coach, Fall of 1920. 42 Glen H. Anderson, Capt. Inf., U. S. A. Professor of Military Science and Tactics. West Point, 1914-1917; Assigned to 62nd Infantry stationed at the Pre- sidio, San Francisco, Calif.; Trans- ferred to Camp Fremont, January, 1918; Detailed to organize 23rd Ma- chine Gun Battalion, February, 1918; Made Aide-de-Camp to Brigadier Gen- eral Joseph D. Leitch, February 28, 1918; Transferred back to 62nd Regi- ment, Sept., 1918; Detailed to Akron R. 0. T. C, April 7, 1919; Ordered Overseas on Tour of Inspection, June 1, 1919; Assigned to the Army of Oc- cupation, Coblenz, Germany; Believed and returned to University of Akron, August 29, 1919. Boy C. Olson, 1st Sgt. Inf., U. S. A. Instructor in Military Science and Tactics. 1st Sgt. D. E. M. L.; 1st Lieut. Signal Corps, A. S. B.; Distinguished Service Medal for Service in Action, Mt. Bud Dajo, P. I.; 1906; 23 years in service in 15th, 2nd, 19th and 14th Inf.; Serv- ice in Philippines, Cuba and Alaska; 2nd Lieut. Air Service, during the World War; present position, 1919-. 43 Charles R. Olin, M. S. ATA Secretary of the University of Akron. B. S., Buchtel College, 1885; Student of Library Science, 1889; Librarian, Buchtel College, 1889-1901; Secretary of Board of Trustees of Buchtel Col- lege, 1891-1913; Treasurer of Buchtel College, 1897-1912; M. S., Buchtel Col- lege, 1909; Assistant Professor of Mathematics, University of Akron, 1913-1920; present position, 1913-. Gladys P. Weeks. a r Registrar. Buchtel College, 1898-1901; Secre- tary to the President, 1910-1917; pres- ent position, 191 7-. -14 Lorena Bell Findley. Librarian of Bierce Library. Graduate, Akron High School; Li- brary Training at Chatauqua Summer School, 1908, and at Simmons Col- lege Summer School, 1910; Assistant, Akron Public Library, 1907-1912; present position, 1912-. Josephine Amanda Clshman, Ph. B., B. L. S. Associate Librarian. Ph. B., University of Akron, 1917; B. L. S., University of Illinois, Library School, 1919; present position, 1919-. 45 T. Robert Schweitzer, B. S. Assistant, Bureau of City Tests. B. S., Cornell University, 1919; present position, 1920-. Olive A. Henegan, A. B. AT Assistant, Biology Laboratory. A. B., University of Akron, 1920; present position, 1920-. 46 Herbert Arthur Endres, A. B. $ A U, 2 a Goodyear Rubber Fellowship. A. B. Stanford University, 1919; Teaching Fellow, Stanford University, 1919-1920; Goodyear Fellowship, Ak- ron University, 1920-. Clinton George Yarter, B. S. Firestone Fellowship Course in India Rubber Making. B. S., St. Lawrence University, 1920; Firestone Fellowship, 1920-. STUDENT ASSISTANTS Rolland Fox Biology Henry C. Berrodin Bureau of City Tests Harry C. Guckeyson Business Administration J. Sebring Ackerman Chemistry Olive Keck ._ Chemistry Warren Brockett ...Chemistry Earl Gudikunst English Marion K. Weaver History Wallace McKinnon .. Library Floyd O. Major Library Helen Osterhouse Library Dorothy Kline Library John E. Davies Physics Earl Griffin Plrysics 47 Board of Directors TERM EXPIRES 1922 P. W. Litchfield William H. Eager Clyde F. Beery TERM EXPIRES 1924 F. M. Cooke James P. Loom is F. M. Harpham TERM EXPIRES 1926 John W. Thomas George M. Anderson E. R. Held 48 49 Alumni Pi ersonais DEATHS ' 82 Charles Pleasants died at his home in Vevay, Indiana. ' 87 The death of Elmer Felt occurred on January 6, in London, as a re- sult of heart trouble. ' 08 Mac Albert Sumner died October 23, 1920, as a result of a long siege of typhoid fever. TO Mrs. Reginald W. Hay, nee Helen Harter, died of influenza. Mary E. Stockman died November 11, at Media, Pa., of heart trouble. She had been ill for several months preceding her death. ' 16 Harriet Holchkiss Metier died in February, 1921. She is survived by three children and her husband, Mr. V. M. Metier. BIRTHS Giles — To Mr. and Mrs. Herman Giles (Stella Olin), a son, Richard Olin Giles. Garrett — To Mr. and Mrs. Fred Garrett, a daughter, Jean Eleanor. Myers — To Mr. and Mrs. Carl Myers, a son. Everhard — To Mr. and Mrs. Edgar Everhard, Jr., a son, Edgar Ever- hard. Woodward — To Mr. and Mrs. John Woodward, on December 9, a daughter, Mary Elizabeth Woodward. Clark — Mr. and Mrs. Kent Clark on March 10, a daughter, Eleanor Dean. Hibbs— To Mr. and Mrs. Albert Hibbs, a daughter. Herberick — To Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Herberick, a son, Alfred Jr., on October 18, 1920. Jones — To Mr. and Mrs. Mart Jones, a son, on September 15, 1921. Boyer— To Mr. and Mrs. E. W. Boyer (Helen Burkett) of Kent, Ohio, a son, on February 4, 1921. Bruner — To Mr. and Mrs. Bvron Bruner, a son, Byron Jr., on April 1, 1921. Hastings— To Mr. and Mrs. D. P. Hastings, a daughter, Marilyn. 50 ' 87 Mary E. Gladwin, A. B., received the degree of Dr. of Law, LL. D., from Akron University in June, 1920. ' 04 C. C. Carlton has been elected President of the Automatic Wood Wheel Manufacturers ' Association. He is now with the Prudden Wheel Company of Lansing, Michigan. ' 07 Miss Ruth Hotchkiss is studying French at Grenoble, France. ' 08 Mr. and Mrs. Lucian King are traveling in England. Mr. King is traveling in the interests of the Goodyear. ' 13 Mr. and Mrs. Herman Giles have moved to Nashville, Tenn. ' 14 Mildred Joy Campbell and family have moved to Grand Rapids, Mich. Miss Helen Westley visited in Akron in September enroute to Corry from Denver, Colorado. Helen is teaching in Olean, N. Y., this year. ' 11 Ruth Seymour, after a summer ' s work at Cornell University, is teach- ing at Central High School. ' 16 Burt Yackee is employed at the Goodyear as a chemist. ' 17 Mr. and Mrs. Percy Stansfield have returned home from Singapore, S. S., where Mr. Stansfield has been located in the interests of the B. F. Goodrich Company. Esther Olin is taking a year ' s post graduate course at Columbia Uni- versity of New York. Eliot Geisinger, with his wife and daughter, has returned to Roch- ester, N. Y., where Mr. Geisinger will be again identified with the Pfandler Company as Production Superintendent. David Darrah has returned to Paris where he is employed on the Paris Edition of the Chicago Tribune. 51 ' 19 Walter Purdy is taking up special work in Chemistry at the Western Reserve Medical School. Lucretia Olin is leaching in Richfield. ' 20 Jack Griffiths is attending Western Reserve Law School. This is Jack ' s second year there. Olive Henegan is instructor in our Riology Laboratory. Helen Shaffer is with the Associated Charities on Rnchtel Avenue, Ira Williams is doing Chemical Research work in the Firestone Re- search Laboratory. Herman Werner is studying law at the Harvard Law School. M. Jeannette Williams is assisting with the Old Portage Kindergarten at Marvin Parish House. Bruce Bierce and Earl Boedicker are with the Knight Chemical Com- pany as chemists. John Kennedy is chief engineer with Spruce River Coal Co., Ramage, W. Va. Bertha Frampton is teaching Domestic Science and Ruth Calvin is teaching History at Copley, Ohio. {Catherine Garver teaches Domestic Science at Greentown, Ohio. " Chic " Whalen is with the General Tire Rubber Company. Eugene Haas, Carl Gilbert and Glen Williams are spending the year in Toronto, Canada, where they are student instructors in the Univer- sity of Toronto. Walter and Baxter Wood are attending the Wharton School of Busi- ness, University of Pennsylvania. ' 21 Mary Magennis graduates from Smith College this June. Frances Carmichael is training to be a nurse at Lakeside Hospital of Cleveland. James Weeks has entered Western Reserve School of Law. ' 22 Ruth Kaufman is attending the School of Dramatic Art of Carnegie Institute of Technology at Pittsburgh. Mildred Williams is a Junior at Smith College. Katherine Moore is a Junior at Oberlin. Maynard Flickinger is a Junior at Massachusetts Institute of Tech- nology at Boston. 52 MARRIAGES Magennis-Palmer. On September 29, Miss Ruth Magennis, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. G. W. Magennis, to Elmer Palmer, son of W. E. Palmer. Hardie-Wortman. On September 7, at Grafton, West Virginia, Miss Helen Hardie, daughter of J. R. Hardie, to Eldred Wormian. Rowley-Carr. On October 23, Miss Pauline Rowley to Mr. William Carr. Rlessman-Weeks. Miss Freda Blessman to Mr. Charlma F. Weeks. Whiteman-Riehardson. Mrs. Grace Whiteman to Mr. Reed Richard- son. Dodge-Quealy. On June 12, Miss Harriet Dodge to Mr. L. W. Quealy. Burnett-Yackee. Miss Helen Burnett of Canton to Mr. Burt Yackee. Pfahl-Born. On June 17, Miss Eva Pfahl to Mr. Harlan F. Born. Walters-Sneddon. On, April 17, at Ritz Carlton Hotel in New York, Miss Mary Walters to Mr. James F. Sneddon. Fisher-Grafton. Dr. Elvah H. Grafton to Miss Goldie P. Fisher of Centralia, 111. White-Grant. On June 2, at First Congregational Church, Miss Doro- thy White, niece of Mr. and Mrs. J. B. Looker, to Mr. Sherman Grant. Putt-Rhoades. At West Congregational Church, Miss Hazel Putt to Mr. Paul Rhoades. Hudson-Billow. On June 19, at the Church of Our Saviour, Miss Vyla Hudson to Mr. Paul Billow. Stearns-Church. On July 21, Miss Katherine Stearns to Mr. John Church, son of Dr. A. B. Church. Thomas-Kaser. On October 9, Miss Mary Thomas to Mr. Jay Kaser. They will make their home in Amherst, Ohio. Hull-Middleton. Miss Lois Hull to Mr. Earl Middleton. Virtue-Hillman. On June 12, at the Episcopal Church, Miss Marian Virtue to Mr. Harry Hillman. Smith-Carmichael. On March 26, at the Church of Our Saviour, Miss Gloria Cotton Smith, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. A. B. Smith, to Mr. Robert Bruce Carmichael. Jones-Pearson. On March 28, Miss Eleanor Jones, to Mr. Harry Pear- son of Newark, New Jersey. Murphy-Cook. On March 26, Miss Mabel Murphy to Mr. Vernon Cook. Wert-Wilcox. Miss Ruth Wert to Mr. Sterling Wilcox. 53 ENGACxEMENTS Karnaghan-Wcbb. Miss Anna Webb of Mineral Well, Texas, to Mr. Harry R. Karnaghan. Witwer-Keating. Miss Mary Keating to Mr. William Witwer. Brown-Dilley. Miss Louise Dilley to Mr. Josepb Brown. Hunsieker-Gault. Miss Ruth Gault to Mr. Oscar Hunsieker. Beckwith-Capron. Miss Miriam Capron to Mr. Walter Beckwith, Jr. Beal-Cramer. Miss Ruth Cramer to Mr. G. Beal who is a law student at University of Cincinnati. Congcr-Shoof. Miss Bonnie Shoof of Canton, Ohio, to Dr. Sidney Conger. Bowman-Jillson. Miss Helen Jillson to Mr. Byron Bowman. Shea-Jones. Miss Loretta Jones to Mr. Joseph Shea. Pool-Held. Miss Lucile Held, to Mr. Robert Pool of Pittsburgh. 54 -p 1 H i. -p 55 Alvah vvilkins Deans, Jr. B. S. A X A, Lance and Helmet " I awoke one day and found myself famous. " —Byron " An eye, like Mars, to threaten or com- mand. " — Hamlet Mgr. Baseball, ' 20, ' 21; Student Coun- cil, ' 20, ' 21; (dec Club, ' 20, ' 21; Business Mgr. Tel-Bucb, ' 20; Class President, ' 21; President Student Council, ' 21. Hobby: Women Here is a man who believes, with some other great men, that the pen is mightier than the sword and that flowing ink is more effective than hot air. We are half inclined to trust in his methods. He doesn ' t make much noisy noise but he gets there just the same. He has been the chief instrument in the resurrection and drafting of more consti- tutions and by-laws than any other man in school and he has held some of the highest offices that student organizations command. Alvah has lately taken to continuous fussing and it is reported that he has often been seen com- ing home late on North Hill cars. " Now, it ' s just come down to this — . " 56 Henry C. Berrodin B. S. ' Heine " A 5 O " The flash of his keen black eyes, fore- running the thunder. " — Longfellow " Who trusts himself to women or to waves, Should never hazard what he fears to lose. " Physics Club; President Chemistry Club, " ' 20. Hobby: Canoeing Heine, the Chem. Shark, hails from the City of Opportunity and his hobby is canoeing. Op- portunity and canoes mean about the same thing. Heine — why repeat yourself? Heine has a queer combination of seriousness and jolly good nature. His laugh makes you laugh with him. He and Bruner laughing would make anyone laugh in sympathy. Heine has lots of push and pep. He is a mem- ber of both the Physics and the Chem. Clubs and is President of the latter. He never bothers with " stuff " like poetry — he leaves that to the women. But when he speaks of canoeing we wonder whether maybe Heine might not like poetry, too. Robert Bordner B. S. " Bob " Z A E, J 1 " If 1 cannot influence the Gods, 1 shall move all Hell. " Track, ' 19; Eng. Rep. Student Coun- cil, ' 19; Football Manager, ' 19; Baseball Manager, ' 18; Author Musical Comedy, ' 20; Biology Club, ' 19, ' 20, ' 21; Chemis- try Club, ' 18; (dee Club, ' 20; Vice-Presi- dent of Phi Sigma, ' 21; Three Skulls. Hobby: Hobnobbing with the Three Skulls Aiw Here we have the only man who has ever majored for a solid year in Campustry and then become a confirmed misogynist. The why and the wherefore of it all is inexplicable, but after hav- ing helped to hold down the front steps of Buch- tel Hall for a whole year, he suddenly turned from his worship of the fair and embraced the intellec- tual pleasures of literature. Now he may be dis- covered almost any evening sitting back in a deep leather chair with an old French Briar between his teeth, delving into the mysteries of ancient Pagan religious rites, The Dabistan, modern plays or American short stories. Bob started in at the Engineering School; but, finding that he could not learn to chew tobacco, he came up to the Arts College and — somehow — man- aged to retain his peculiar faculty for passing up work without classifying in it. Bob has developed a peculiar process of intake and exhaust which be- comes audible when he is much pleased. Perhaps, some day, when you are in a strange place, you may happen to hear a noise that sounds like a donkey taking his morning vocal exercise. If you do, you can turn around and fully expect to see — our old friend and student — Bob Bordner. — ' AV Hr W m lUm- 58 Vvarren I. Brockett B. S. " Red " A 2 O " For all things are less dreadful than they seem. " — Wordsworth " But I am not shaped for sportive tricks Nor made to court an amorous looking glass. " — Richard III Chemistry Club, Physics Club. Hobby: Fleecing the Freshmen H L. u 1 { Behold a paradox! Here, for once, the fiery temper that is ordinarily connected with flaming locks is missing. He has upset every rule of na- ture. Warren is of such a retiring nature that ' ' Daddy " Egbert didn ' t know him after having him in class for a year. Red looks a little wild but he is really mild when thoroughly known. Warren G. never overexerts himself except when il comes to fleecing the freshmen. As a chem. handbook and slide rule magnate he can ' t be beaten. But was his work all in vain? We have never seen him use his double-action-triple- compound slipstick. Perhaps there is a reason. As a student he never was one to warm the cockles of Dean Spanton ' s heart. He is an outstanding example of the efficiency of silence, especially when it comes to using Yeast Foam in chemistry experiments. A mild-tempered red-head. What a Paradox! What a Paradox! 59 Harold E. Bruner A. B. n k e " How much lies in laughter: the cipher key, wherewith we decipher the man. " — Carlyle Chemistry Club, ' 18, ' 19, ' 20, ' 21; Lit- erature Club, ' 21; Basketball Manager, ' 20; Business Manager of the Betort, ' 21; Capt. B. O. T. C, ' 20; Student Council, ' 20, ' 21. Hobby: Motors — Any Kind Harold has a spontaneous laugh, lots of school spirit and just enough aggressiveness about him to produce the proper effect. He is a likable chap withal; not too studious, yet always getting by; not a lounge lizzard, yet quite at home in a dress suit. When he was football manager he was not above putting on muddy moleskins and scrapping with the varsity. Harold rose to fame when he became Capt. of the B. O. T. C. in 1920. As a modern Napoleon, marshalling his fish club across the campus, he knew no fear. We believe he slept with an I. D. B. under his pillow. 60 L f Liriam Rachel Caftron B. S. in H. E. ' Mi " Seek to be good, but aim not to be great; A woman ' s noblest station is Retreat; Her fairest virtues fly from public sight, Domestic worth — thai shuns too strong a light. " — Lord Lyttleton Home Economics Club. Hobby: Traveling if .- - f jl f 1 j _ . ' jfm ■l: :■: ::,: JL ■k- She is old fashioned, she majors in Home Eco- nomics, and we hear she ' s engaged. What more could you want to know? Telling the whole story spoils it — you finish it. " Mini " was born and brought up in Akron — that ' s what she says herself. Her hobby is travel- ing — we don ' t know how much she has done of it but she always comes back to the best school in the country, so we don ' t worry where her fancy leads her. Miriam is quiet and dignified — we can ' t say much about her because we don ' t know much about her. That ought to tell you all about her. What will you be doing next year, Mim? 61 James Charles Car in M. E. OHM " Such stuff the world is made of. " — Cowper Engineers ' Club. Hobby: Silence A silent but steady prime mover. He is not so well known in school but it is rumored that he is not only a ladies ' man but a dancing fool in his own home town. Although a mechanical genius, he expects to spend most of his time taking care of the " gone but not forgotten. " Charley says " Business is dead. " He is known by his Favorite Expression, " You say you do, do you ? " 62 trances JvL. Carmichae? B. S. " Fran " M, 2 Genteel in personage, Conduct and equipage, Noble by heritage, Generous and free. Sec. of Biology Club, ' 18, ' 19; Sec. of Chemistry Club, ' 19; Sec. of Student Council, ' 18; Class Sec, ' 19. Fran ' s hobby is working in the Biology Lab. She was Fox ' s only rival while she was here. We are sorry to say that Frances left us in her last year — she couldn ' t go deep enough into the study of Biological specimens here — so she went to a hospital in Cleveland to work with raw material. Frances is a chronic secretary, having been sec- retary of four different organizations on the campus. Some say shr is preparing for a life sec- retaryship to a well-known Buchtelite. She threw a fit because last year ' s Tel-Buch announced her engagement before she threw her party. Now she ' s called the party off. For more detailed information, see last year ' s Tel-Buch. 63 JVLarie Louise Cheval A. B. " Mimi " K K r " O woman! thou wert fashioned to be- guile; So have all sages said, all poets sung. " — Jean Ingelow " She stood, a sight to make an old man go ung. " — Tennyson Cerele Francaise, Literature Club. Hobby: To go to Paris A H ■■■■ K ' Kpp y t S; Marie Louise, Mimi, is Akron University ' s own French girl and a Parisienne besides. Before she came to Akron, we had all sorts of ideas about French girls, but Mimi has upset them all. Where we expected to find a vamping, winking, shimmer- ing, shrinking doll with eyes like saucers and cheeks as red as the first bud that peeks from our buttonhole on May-day, we find instead a real, honest-to-goodness human being, as much Ameri- can as any of us, and one who has turned out to be a loyal Buchtelite. Mimi leaves us this year to do what she wants most to do — to go back to Paris. Next years she hopes to study at the Sorbonne in Paris and then — who knows — we may expect to see her on our own campus as a teacher of French. 64 Stanford D. Close B. S. " Stan " A X A ' .4 merry heart goes all the day. " —Shakespeare Class Treasurer, ' 21; Manager Track Team, ' 21; Football Team, ' 17, ' 19, ' 20; Orchestra, ' 20. Hobby: Being on the Jcb Stan plugged through the line in football and won his letter for three years. He has been the old reliable that Coach Sefton fell back on when the more spectacular dude broke his neck. Stan ex- hibits the same plugging, straight-forward attitude toward everything he attempts — steady and sure. When the college orchestra started, Stan was the first man to tickle the ivories. But when some- one suggested wearing dress suits Stan said, " I give up the ship. " A consistent worker, a disseminator of good feeling! Stan has a broad grin and a glad hand for everybody — and everybody extends a glad hand to him. 65 Harold JVLathew Dieterich M. E. ' •Diet " A X A, O H M " am not on the roll of common men. " —Henry IV Student Council, ' 19; Board of Con- trol, ' 19; President First Section Board of Control, ' 20; Engineering Club. Hobby: Passing Prof. Roger ' s Courses Hark ye! Here before you is the king of story tellers. Nowhere among the famous knights and ladies of our castle on the hill will you find such a teller of tales. Whisperings are abroad doubt- ing the veracity of certain of these stories. But the prestige of this mighty teller of talcs who hails from a country far to the north of us — a whole hour by the red steed which gallops on an iron roadway — is so great and he brings so many others of his clan with him that we of milder tem- perament never question the verity of his mighty ballads. Diet is a long, narrow, quiet and dignified En- gineer. He is a good student and especially dotes on Professor Boger ' s courses. The Board of Control owes a great deal to Diet. He is a live wire in all that is of interest to our Engineering School. normal training in a notorious girls ' school over He doesn ' t look like that kind of a fellow. At least, Diet took a year ( there in his country he has reformed, so we say no more. When we get tired and blue and worried another story — won ' t you, Diet? -just come over and tell us 66 Clande V. D. Emmons A. B. A X A, 2 " Who rises from a feast with that keen appetite he sits down? " — Shakespeare " His mind his kingdom, his will his law. " COWPER Vice President of Biology Club, ' 21 Publicity Agent for Chemistry Club, ' 21 Buchtelite Reporter, ' 20; Football, ' 20 Track, ' 21. Hobby: Swimming and Eating Meet the only man that ever slept through Daddy Olin ' s class without having Daddy apologize for waking him. This seems somewhat ironical for it is reported that he often does psychological re- search work at the S. M. Country Club. The psy- chological part, however, is still open to question. Clande showed up to good advantage when foot- ball season opened last fall and succeeded in mak- ing a place for himself on the team. Besides that — he has all the potentialities of a chronic fusser but he sometimes slips a little when it comes to us- ing them to the best advantage. 67 Rohert Floyd Fletcher C.E. " Bob " Commons Club, OHM " In every rank or great or small, ' Tis industry supports as all. " " The eyes of men are of no use without the observing power. " — H(K)I) Board of Control, ' 19; Chairman Sec- ond Section, Board of Control, ' 20; De- bating Team, ' 20. Hobby: Watching Railroad Crossings Bob Fletcher of the railroad gang! In his fresh- man year lie started on the section gang, driving spikes and tamping slag on the roadbed of the Pennsylvania Line. Since then he has been on every part of the job, even to holding a red flag at the crossings. He " knows his dope. " We will hear of Bob in big things later. Bob is not always the Engineer. He debates, hunts rabbits, and presides over the Board of Control. It is in the serious, hard work that Bob truly shines. He does not rush the fair frails, and swears by the bowl of his strongest briar pipe that the masculinity of the Engineers ' Halls should never be violated by powdered, gigglin ' foolish ness. 68 Rosalind Freed! ander B. S. in H. E. " Those dark eyes, so dark and so deep. " — Owen Meredith ' Thou art a scholar. " -Longfellow Student Council, ' 20, ' 21; Literature Club; Home Economics Club; President of Home Economics Club, ' 21. Hobby: Reading High Brow Literature Rosalind — the very name recalls to us the work of Shakespeare. It has a fleeting sense of romance about it and a suggestion of thought and reason, of study and research for knowledge. There is a lightness about it, too, that takes away the feeling of dryness which comes from all study and no play. This is our Rosalind. In her there is the old passion for learning which we read of in the time of Shakespeare, the passion that was the Renais- sance. She is one of the kind of students that Dean Spanton would like everyone to be. We don ' t know why, but Rosalind majored in Home Eco- nomics. Maybe she knew too much Lit. to bother with the courses our profs, have to offer. Where do you find Rosalind? Go over to the Library any afternoon and you ' ll see her buried in a novel or a drama, it may be in English, German or Erench. If you don ' t find her there, look for Luise Kraus. Doc Plow- man called them the " Pair Inseparable. " 09 Creorge yy. Foster M. E. " Fossy " n K E, O H M " And when a lady ' s in the case, You know all other things give place. " Engineers ' Dance Committee, ' 19, ' 20, ' 21. Hcbby: Fussing King of Engineering fussers and a strong rival in this line of Musser ' s, our Arts School expert. For his size, Foster is a big man among the ladies. He hails from Pearl River, N. Y., and has not always been at Akron U. Fossy seems to have exhausted two hunting grounds, R. P. I. and Lafay- ette, each of which lasted only a year with this shark. Here ' s a compliment for you, girls : he has stayed here for three years. His favorite pastime is writing the word " Hy- draulics " for Dean Ayer — which he successfully did — only 500 times. George is now attempting to design better truck for the I. H. C. We hope he continues his good work after leaving us but we can not blame him if he diverges from the " straight and narrow path " long enough to complete the working plans which will be checked and O. K. ' d by the little girl in Jamestown, N. Y. m f j ' S MH ■ afc 0 Jk0rWi UUii 70 k Rolland David r ox B. S. " Doc " Z A E, $ 2 " Foul whisperings are abroad. " — Macbeth " The nature of bad news infects the teller. " — Anthony and Cleopatra Vice President of Class, ' 17; Vice Pres- ident Biology Club, ' 18; President Biol- ogy Club, ' 20, ' 21; Secretary Athletic Board of Control, ' 19; Tel-Buch staff, ' 19; Buchtelite, ' 21; Student Council, ' 16; Student Assistant Biology, Bacteriology, ' 19, ' 20, 21. Hobby: Wine, Women and Song? [We doubt it] " Straight from Fox " has come to mark the au- thenticity of a persistent rumor. More wild tales start from his fertile mind and active tongue than from any six others in school. The impossible has no place in Fox ' s line. He is the master of them all in his chosen field. Next to starting a baseless rumor his chief de- light is in a dissected specimen in biology labora- tory. It is rumored — " Straight from Fox " — that he has a cat ranch in Kenmore which is run for him by his old friend, the barkeep of the Green Turtle. Fox is an enthusiast. Everything he does is done to the limit of his ability. His gravity never fal- ters, his seriousness in the midst of wild rumors is astonishing — he almost makes himself believe his weird tales. Founder of both Biology Club and the local chapter of 5, Doc Fox has taken biology and medicine as his life work. And, oh, what an M. D. he will make! 71 Cjeorge Earl Crrifpn B. S. " Griff " A X A " Have you not heard it said full oft, A woman ' s name, does stand for nought. " " The starving chemist in his golden views supremely blest. " — Pope Physics Club; Chemistry Club; Presi- dent of Physics Club, ' 20. Hobby: Helping Householder u — " w I r Like Heine, he belongs to both Cbem. and Physics Clubs and is President of the latter. It lakes lots of self confidence and ability to keep up with such a program. But Grift is one of House- holder ' s cronies — and delights in burying himself in formulas and problems too deep for the ordi- nary human being. He is a good student, quiet at times and with a touch of Dieterich ' s art in his make-up which es- capes frequently. Griff is dry and witty — he tells funnier stories but he hasn ' t the breadth of im- agination that Diet has. Griff is the original woman hater — can ' t see a thing in women and dances — but that may be caused by the company he keeps. You ' ll fall sooner or later, Griff — the later the harder. 72 Earl Grover Crudikunst A. B. Z A E " chance to talk a little u)hile, forgive me; I had it from my father. " —Henry VIII " There can be no profit if the outlay ex- ceeds the profit. " — Plant us Chemistry Club, " 16, ' 17; Glee Club, ' 16, ' 19, ' 20, ' 21; Student Assistant Eng- lish Dept., ' 19, ' 20; Mgr. Book Store. Hcbby: Making Money Meet the manager of the University Profiteria; the man who, when you pass the threshold of the college bookstore, reaches out through the " bars " for your money and says to himself, " grab it. " And he does grab it. When he added a stock of candy, peanuts and jewelry to his stock of books, the University went bankrupt. And to think — ev- eryone blamed it on the war — Ugh! Besides — sssh — the bookstore is some little depository for scandal. Even Marie speaks to him only in French. Earl has for some time been a side-kick to Pro- fessor Howe in the English Dept. Perhaps that is where he obtained the extraordinary vocabulary that helped him, as attorney for the plaintiff, to win the case — Denison vs Williams — in American Government. Last summer Earl followed the advice of Horace Greeley, only to find that pitchforks and chiggers were uninviting, so he returned early and became a pitcher in the Epworth League. 73 Isa ICeck B. S. k k r " Disguise our bondage as we will, ' Tis woman, woman rules us still. " -Moore Chemistry Club; Student Council, ' 20; Senior Prom Committee; Glee Club, ' 20; President Woman ' s League, ' 21; Editor of Retort, ' 21; Senior Ashlon Prize Con- test, ' 21. Hobby: Making Speeches Isa, as " Alvina Darling, " was quite the char- acter of " Psst Gone! " When it comes to making an audience, or anyone for that matter, sit up and take notice, she is there. Her elocution is superb. And her eyes — ah, those eyes — how she can roll them! Equipped with all the qualifications that go to make up a " reg ' lar " woman, it seems sad indeed that, to her, " Man " should be only a term defined by Webster. As Editor of the Retort, she has proved her ability as a writer, and collector of chemical news and jokes. Rut, just as a joke we are inclined to think that some of her fellow students in chemistry don ' t take her seriously enough. Has anyone seen Isa Keck (Kick) ? 74 C Victor Kendall B. S. " Vic " A © 2 " The mind ' s the standard of the man. " — Watts Saddle and Sirloin Club; Townshend Agricultural Society; American Society of Agricultural Engineers; Boost Ohio Committee; Editor in Chief of " The Ag- ricultural Student Publication " (Ohio State). Hobby: Books C. Victor Kendall, the man of mysteries! After months of searching, tiresome, brain-racking misery we were finally able to obtain a modicum of information about who, what, where, when, how, why and which he is. A student in absentia at Ohio State, a lover of hard mental toil and a married man, he (or his wife) has succeeded in keeping himself secluded and away from the men- ace of the maddening crowd on the campus. That ' s all we know — so what can we say? He must be a good man — " for good men nowadays are hard to find. " 75 William Know ton A. B. n K E, Lance and Helmet, " 8 " " Have I not in a pitched battle heard Loud ' larums, neighing steeds and trumpets clang? And do you tell me of a woman ' s tongue? " — Taming of the Shrew " am no proud Jack, like Falsta f; but a Corinthian, a lad of mettle, a good boy. " — Henry IV Dramatic Study Club; Chemistry Club; Literature Club; Student Council, T8, ' 19, ' 20; Dance Committee, ' 18, ' 20; (dee Club, ' 18, ' 19; Class President, T9; Vice President Men ' s Athletic Associa- tion; Treasurer Chemistry Club; Class Treasurer, ' 18; Cheer Leader, ' 19, ' 20; Buchtelite Staff, T8, ' 19, ' 20; Senior Prom Committee; Student Aid Committee, ' 20, 21; Track Team, ' 18; Basketball, ' 20, ' 21; Gold Basketball, " 20. Hobby: Arguing " Lil Bill, " ladies ' man, athlete and politician. The third of the Tribe of Knowlton— and living up to the full glory of the name. To see Bill tear into a man twice his size in bas- ketball is a sight for the gods. And he is some cheer leader, too. Pep is Bill ' s strong point— he has more per cubic inch than any other man in the school. It simply bubbles over all the time and when he gets ex- cited — oh, what a cute lisp he has. Dance committee, student council, tree day — they have all felt his hand. And he has made good. The memory of an invariably peppy " Let ' s Go " we will carry to remind us of " Lil Bill. " 76 Luise H. Kraus B. S. in H. E. M, $ 2 " A light heart lives long. " -Shakespeare Chemistry Club; Home Economics Club; Dramatic Study Club; Debating Team, ' 20; Senior Representative Woman ' s League; Buchtelite Staff, ' 20, ' 21 ; First Prize Sophomore Ashton Con- test. Hobby: Talking As a wide-awake, active pusher of Akron U, Luise is surpassed by no other woman — or man either — on the hill. She is a good talker both on and off the platform. Helen and Luise should have traded for a year for the sake of Luise. Luise is a side-kick to Rosalind and the two together certainly make up an intellectual pair. Some think, however, that Luise has gone bugs this last semester for she persists in working over- time in Bacteriology Lab. Rosalind maintains that this commendable habit is only one of the more evi- dent outward manifestations of her scholarly at- titude. We cannot vouch for that — but think! — those eyes, her voice, a perfect wonder when it comes to the application of scientific methods in home economics and then — think — to waste so much of her time growing bugs! 77 Elmer JVLartin Lancaster A. B. " He had a tongue to persuade. " — Clarenden " Heaven ' s thunders melt In music. " — Frere Baseball, ' 19, ' 20, ' 21; Track, ' 19, ' 20, 21; Debate, ' 21. Hobby: Whistling Emmer does love to talk — and whistle. And we must admit that with the host of words at his command and the ideas he has to express it would be folly to be silent. He is not satisfied with the College Debating Team alone and he is going to law school where he can use his talent to the best advantage. Then — if Emmer ever gets on the wrong side of our case — well — " we ' re done for, " that ' s ' all. The cinder path is one of Emmer ' s favorite haunts. When he starts in a race he throws off all anchorage. He loves to watch his opponent ' s feet for a while and then ask " What ' s the matter, big boy? ' Fraid to stretch your muscles? " Then, at the end of the stretch, he scoots ahead and pro- ceeds to kick ashes in his gasping opponent ' s face. That ' s what you call a dirty trick; but at the end Emmer will be heard whistling. And when Emmer starts his warbler even the birds sit up and take notice. 78 Charles Harold JxLusser A. B. " Kid Ccsmo " Z A E " From her eyes did I receive fair speech- less messages. " — Merchant of Venice " Then he will talk — Ye Gods how he will talk. " — Nathaniel Lee Chemistry Club, ' 20; Biology Club, ' 20; Orchestra, ' 20; Buchtelite Staff, ' 20. Hobby: Speed — The Curse of Being a Highbrow. Free Tickets South Main Coun- try Club. Embryo banker and man about town — ask him! Harold — Kid Cosmo — has as yet failed to grow up, and the chances are that he always will. A firm believer that " line " will do anything, he seems to have been successful. He is a steady talker, but says little. He is rather witty because he has a good memory. There you have a mental picture of Harold. Kid Cosmo went to the University of Pennsyl- vania for a year, but a certain resident of Adolph Avenue — at the time this is written she lives there —brought him back to his Alma Mater. It nearly broke Harold ' s heart because the fac- ulty censored his " Punch Bowl " jokes in the Buch- telite and because he never could get " Fish " to help edit the " Spider, " a yellow scandal sheet of college activities. He did get out " Social Silhou- ettes, " however. Harold ' s terribly lucky — he ' s graduating with his class. 79 _ JVlary A. jVlcIlwain A. B. " Mary " k k r " Must I leave thee, Paradise! Thus leave Thee, native soil, these happy walks and shades? " —Milton Senior Advisor Vocational Guidance; Literature Club, ' 18, ' 19, ' 20, ' 21; Dra- matic Study Club; Secretary of Sopho- more Class, ' 19. Hobby: Brother Jim " Mary, isn ' t that a grand old name, " wrote Otto Harbach in his popular play. And, as the vulgar so aptly put it, he said a mouthful. Mary is a grand old name and our Mary is a grand old girl. On that we arc all agreed. Cheerful, obliging, iniposed-upon Mary — her smile never fails. Even Par. Law, rough as it treated her, brought no complaint. Professor DeLeone has torn his hair more than once because he could not stage " Mary, Queen of Scots " and cast Mary Mac as Queen Elizabeth. When you look back of Mary ' s calm and smiling countenance you will find a world of ready wit and pleasantry. A true gentlewoman, and one we are proud to call a classmate! .: Raymond Rich B. S. " A horrid stillness first invades the ear, And in that silence we the tempest fear. " — Dryden Student Council, ' 20; Chemistry Club. Hobby: Keeping Silent thai his ambition is Peace and silence " Sphinx. " The only one of his kind in exis- tence. He has all the eccentricities but lacks some of the qualifications of a genius. Because of his eccentricities Raymond was a good subject for experimentation in " Daddy " Olin ' s psychology class. The class had hopes of uncovering some of the present-day genealogical mysteries but after continued efforts had to give them up because Raymond could not be made to talk about himself. Naturally everyone was agreeably surprised when " Sphinx " came out of his hole and proved that he was a gifted orator when the Senior Ashton Prize contest was staged. " Sphinx ' s chief work, however, has been in the chemistry department where he proved to be a steady and consistent worker. We hear, though, to be an ambassador to Barcelona, be with you, Raymond. 81 Helen JVlc Bride Osterhouse A. B. M, 5 A " Her air, her manners, all who saw ad- mired; Courteous, tho eoy, and gentle, tho re- tired; The joy of youth and health her eyes displayed; And ease of heart her every look con- veyed. " — Crabbe Class Secretary, ' 21; Junior Repre- sentative Woman ' s League, ' 20. Hobby: Taking Public Speaking? Helen is another student of the type the Dean wants us all to be. Her quiet, patient work has been duly rewarded by her election to Phi Sigma Alpha this year. Some think that Helen has been studying in the wrong school — that she should be in Curtiss School instead of Buchtel College. Helen ' s silence is not to be misjudged. Although she is known to us as the smiling assistant in the Library, it seems that some young man in Cleveland has a great monopoly. Perhaps she is not so much wrapped up in her work as she seems. At any rate, we congratulate you on many things, Helen. May you ever possess " that ease of heart, " etc., etc. 82 vvilham Arthur Rowley A. B. " Bill " " Lamps " Z A E, Lance and Helmet " Whose worth ' s unknown, altho his height be taken — " — Shakespeare " True as the dial to the sun, Although it be not shined upon. " — Butler President of Junior Class, ' 20; Student Council, ' 20; Track Team, ' 19, ' 20, ' 21 Captain; Tennis, ' 20, ' 21; Dramatic Study Club, ' 19, ' 20, ' 21; Glee Club, ' 21; Photb and Sports Editor 1920 Tel-Buch; Four Eyes Club. Hobby: Bein ' Friends Some men are the fortunate possessors of such a likeable disposition that they can claim all as friends. And if anyone qualifies, " Lamps " surely does. Of calm, even temperament, he never was known to rise in his wrath as do most of us. Perhaps, though, it is because his thoughts are far away, that he passes over lesser troubles. At any rate, the day is brighter when the mail man brings a pale blue envelope with a California post- mark and a tiny " E. B. " in the corner. It ' s a long Irip, " Bill. " Track and tennis are " Bill ' s " sports — he gets a nice trip to Columbus every year when he goes to the Big Six meet. The rest of the year he spends his time in front of the fire at the fraternity house and builds castles in the flames. 83 Robert U. Sawyer B. S. " Bob " n k e " A second Homer I would be Of romance wrote in major key; But such the nature of my art That I must play a humbler part, Because, alas, I ' m only me. " — From Bob ' s Notebook Biology Club, ' 19, ' 20, ' 21; Chemistry Club, ' 19, ' 20, ' 21; Physics Club, ' 21. Hobby: Raising anything that grows or don ' t grow — i. e.: Moustaches. Here is the living example of a bookworm come to life. The fact that Bob is a bookworm is not to be held against him, for he has accumulated a store of queer knowledge that would put Houdini and Omar K. M. both in the shade. Bob has a number of accomplishments. He drives a Ford coupe; he was in Sefton ' s awkward squad when the Student Battalion was first formed; he has a highly cultivated appreciation for good literature and he has the most original and striking ideas concerning natural phenomena of anyone on the campus. He has been charac- terized as a queer genius and the funniest duckling in class. Dreaming is Bob ' s favorite pastime, but he never dreamed of shaving until his senior year, when someone gave him a razor for Christmas. Today the razor is as g ood as new. There are one or two other things that we should say about Bob, viz. : he has a faculty for drawing grades of 100% on Physics tests, and, the better you know him the better you realize what you ' ve missed by not knowing him sooner. 84 Li JYL. Elaine Smith B. S. in H. E. 2 A © " One would call her friend and sister, sweet Elaine, Would listen for her coming and regret Her parting step. " — Tennyson Home Economics Club. Hobby: Teaching at Central ? Elaine is well named — indeed if she were gold- en-haired one could well read Tennyson ' s " Lance- lot and Elaine " for a description of her. Like Elaine, " the Maid of Astolot, " our Elaine is faith- ful, conscientious, ever helpful and k ind, and, withal, modest and quiet. There are many of us who don ' t appreciate Elaine — for we haven ' t known her. She has hid her light under a bushel, it seems, and only the few who have been close enough to see the light shining through the cracks know what a jolly good sport she is. She ought to spend more time with us — we would all like to know her better. 85 Harold Laverne Snyder B. S. A X A " Founded on the good old plan, A true and brave and downright honest man. " — Whittiei? " So true his heart, so smooth his speech. " — MlCKLE Tennis, ' 20; Baseball, " 20; Glee Club; Chemistry Club; Physics Club; Debating Team. Hobby: Writing Poetry for Snappy Stories Snyder is another member of the band tbat in- fests the northeast corner of the Chemistry build- ing. He is also our favorite tennis hound. Harold runs on the old assumption that too much work and no play makes the world a helluva place to live in. But be likes to hook both play and work together. Even when he ' s playing tennis he im- agines he ' s batting molecules around. We can ' t blame him then for being a little wild once in a while. Perhaps that explains his hobby! Anyone with such an intrinsic aptitude for imagining the impossible would be likely to be poetic. 86 Hazel JYLay Stevenson A. B. AAA " Thy modesty is a candle to thy merit. " — Fielding " Nor fame 1 slight, nor for her favors call, She comes unlooked for if she comes at all " — Pope Literature Club, Dramatic Study Club; President of Literature Club, ' 20; Literary Chairman Vocational Guid- ance, ' 20, ' 21 ; Debating Team, ' 21 ; Fea- ture Editor of Buchtelite, ' 20. Hobby: Bluffing Hazel — Man hater? We don ' t know, but we guess not. Hazel came to us from the University of Michi- gan — which just goes to prove that the best ones always come back to Akron U. She immediately took hold and soon we looked around and found someone doing things. Hazel ' s ability lies along literary lines. It was she who put life and size into the Literature Club by her open and direct methods. Her hobby is bluffing profs and traffic cops — it ' s easy to bluff profs — but we never saw her bluff a cop. However, we guarantee that if Hazel tried it she ' d get away with it. 87 Rodney C air R. Sutton " Fish " Z A E, Lance and Helmet, A 3 " Let him he sure to leave other men their turns to speak. " — Bacon Biology Club; Chemistry Club; Tom- Iinson Prize; Editor of Tel-Buch, 1920; Tennis Manager, T9, ' 20; Rhodes Schol- arship Nominee, ' 19. Hobby: Orating Rodney ' s very name bespeaks his sell-confidence and his active, progressive originality. His is one of those remarkable personalities that gets things done, lots of things, and big things, without the expenditure of his own energy. It is not so much what he does himself as what he gets done. He is on his way to being a lawyer, and ye gods, we hope that he is always on our side. He " gets away big " in anything that he attempts. Look his record over. Even the women stand for his line! 88 JVlargaret Timmis A. B. " Peg " M " Long traveled in the ways of men. " — Young " And nature swears, the lovely dears, Her noblest work she classes, O; Her ' prentice hand she tried on man, An ' then she made the lasses, O. " — Burns Literature Club; Dramatic Study Club; Class Secretary, ' 20. Hobby: Studying — Human Nature Yes, the first quotation above just fits Peggy. This is her fourth year in Campustry Club, of which she certainly is the honorary if not the ac- tual president. Her long experience at the work, her great success in keeping a club together, rec- ommend her for the leadership. She aims high — nothing less than Presidents will do! Peggy has majored in Romance Languages with an idea of teaching, but, strange to say, she wants to teach poetry now. We would suggest that Peggy teach French and Spanish in school — for she will have plenty of opportunity to teach poetry (Browning in particular) outside. But Peggy ' s friends are not all men — oh, no in- deed. The girl with many men friends is usually disliked a little by other girls, but Peg, our orig- inal little Sunshine Girl, is such an all-around good sport that she is as popular with the girls as with the men. That fact proves her success — she is liked by everyone. We will miss her, with her many smiles and friendly remarks. 89 Edgar ]VL. Thorft B. S. in M. P. " Eddie " n K E, O H M " In the very May-morn of his youth, Ripe for exploits and mighty enter- prises. " — Henry V " Never will I trust to speeches penn ' d, Nor to the motion of a school-boy ' s tongue. " —Loves ' Laboub Lost Board of Control, ' 20, ' 21; Engineers ' Dance Committee, ' 19; Senior Prom Committee, " 21 ; Tel-Buch Staff, ' 20; Basketball, ' 20, ' 21; Firestone Scholar- ship. Hobby: Bargaining This is the smaller of the two Eddies. Though smaller, this one is as hard as nails. No wonder — he comes from two notable places: 1. The same place as Diet. 2. The same school. In plain English, he is from Ravenna and is an Engineer. Eddie is a great little fusser — hence Ravenna claims him in more ways than one, for he is a consistent " one-girl man. " Eddie is captain of the Scrap-iron Trio — and is some scrapper. He fought two years to land a berth on the basketball team and he landed it, too. We think of Eddie and Bill Knowlton as two of the best scrappers in school. Keep on scrapping, when you leave us, Eddie, but don ' t begin with " her. " 90 L Florence Almeda yvagner A. B. 2 A © " There is a gift beyond the reach of art, of being eloquently silent. " — Bovee " Money is a good soldier, and will on. " — Shakespeare Hobby: Collecting old and new coins (mostly new) " Fuzzy " is another one of those few students who possess the great gift of silence that makes them all but understandable. She expresses her approval with an eye that shows a deep love of na- ture, but when the traffic cops stop her, or her motor stalls — no — she has never been heard to ut- ter a word that was in the least malicious. Coins have an extreme interest for " Fuzzy. " ' In fact, she is a collector of coins — not the sort of a collector who gathers rusty, prehistoric coins at the expense of good money but one who is very successful in collecting those that are new and shiny. May some of the rest of us learn some of her methods. 91 George Frederic vveher A. B. A 2 O " Hear me, for I will speak. " —Shakespeare Chairman Debating Committee; Se- nior Ashton Prize Contest. Hobby: Bunk Fatigue Web came to us from Davidson College, N. C, and in his quiet, congenial way proceeded to make friends out of everyone on the campus. His first public appearance was made in chapel when he walked away with the big medal in the Senior Ashton Prize Contest. Since then, when he gets on the platform, all that we can do is listen. That ' s all we want to do for he is an impersonator deluxe and sways us to tears, or sets us cackling like a bunch of hens at a tea party, as he sees fit. Literature is Web ' s strong point and when not writing themes for Doc or reading a few blossoms from the poetical garden of etc., etc., he, like some of the rest of us, may be found doing bunk fatigue. 92 James Alexander vveeks B. S. n K E, Lance and Helmet, J A $ " An affable and courteous gentleman. " — Shakespeare " am a sage and can command the ele- ments — at least men think I can. " — Scott Class President, ' 18; Class Treasurer, ' 20; Tel-Buch Staff, ' 19; Student Council, ' 18; Dance Committee, T8; Tomlinson Prize, ' 19. Hobby: Playing Bridge Here is a model young man, an earnest, diligent student and the pride of his neighborhood. There is only one thing we hold against him, he is gifted with a silver voice that persists in cracking, but his other qualifications easily obscure this minor defect and he seems to have formed a habit of spouting at banquets. At least when we want to hear a good toast we call upon Jimmy. Since Jimmy has abandoned the immediate ma- ternal influence of his Alma Mater he has certainly become a cutter. This is confidential — he has be- come a bridge fiend. Credit to him — with " hon- ors " in one hand and a law book in the other he has maintained the high standard of scholarship and character at Western Reserve which he had when he attended Akron U. Success to you, Jimmy. 93 c = Edward P. vventz A. B. " Eddie " n K E " To be strung Is to be happy. " -Longfellow Football, ' 18, ' 19, ' 20; Basketball, ' 18, ' 19, ' 20; President Athletic Association, ' 19; Sec. Atbletic Association, ' 20; Track, ' 21. Hobby: Chewing Gum Here is the man who, more than any other in school, helped to put Akron U on the map in the Athletic field. Eddie is a four-sport, twelve-letter man. Modest and unassuming, he always runs true to form. Always calm, never excited even in the most trying times, he has pulled many a game out of the fire and brought home the bacon lor our Alma Mater. Wherever Eddie is known he is respected as a gentleman and a true sport. Is it any wonder that he has been booked already? For further information, see newspapers and former Tel-Buchs. 94 Louise J. vvhalen A. B. $ M, $ 2 ' Love all, trust a few, Do wrong to none. " — All ' s Well That Ends Well " Begone, dull care, I prithee begone from me; Begone, dull care, thou and I shall never agree. " Chemistry Club; Home Economies Club; Glee Club; Secretary of Home Economics Club, ' 21 ; Senior Prom Com- mittee, ' 21. Hobby: Athletics Louise is a regular good fellow, fond of all ac- tive sports and fondest of bluffing profs. Perhaps she is bluffing all of us, for she is one of Miss Stim- mel ' s pupils and her preparation fits her for other work than teaching. Louise is best known for her success in manag- ing feeds for the teams during football season. Whether we meet defeat or victory on the field it is toward Louise and her able crew that the teams look after the game is over. And it is her man- agement that they have to thank when they leave the gym with a full stomach and a happy smile. It is rather strange, but in the last year Louise has acquired a taste for poetry. Perhaps she has been influenced by Peg — she spends a great deal of time with her. 95 Harold JYLartin Vvilson A. B. " Tubby " II K E, 5 K " On with the dance. ' Let joy be uncon- fined; No sleep tilt morn, when youth and pleasure meet. " — Byron Dance Committee, ' 18; Joke Editor of the Tel-Buch, ' 21; Four Eyes Club. Hobby: Fixin ' Fords flflflfl " Tubby " Wilson, Lounge Lizzard deluxe; yet one without the tame cat propensities! Many a fair maid considers her evening com- plete if she has danced with " Tubby. " He is co- originator of the " Toddle, " disseminator of big college spirit, and one of the most popular men in school. " Tubby " deserted Akron U. for Colgate, but, growing tired of tooth-brush drills, he returned to his Alma Mater, where his little Ford coupe soon blocked the driveway. As a musician is the only place he falls down. He persists that O-Keh records are music and in- sists upon distributing them among the fair sex. Studies never bothered " Tubby " very much — in fact, nothing ever did. A cheerful, good-na- tured sort of chap — it is no wonder that we will miss him. 96 fflarner Leslie Vvillyard B. S. n K E, $ 5 A " Whence is thy learning? Hath thy toil O ' er books consumed the midnight oil? " — Gay. Class Treasurer, ' 20; Chemistry Club, ' 18, ' 19, ' 20; Baseball, ' 19, ' 20. Hobby: Making the Long Green Ravenna claims the prodigy of our class. Quiet and unassuming, he surprised everyone, himself included, by being elected to Phi Sigma Alpha, honorary fraternity, in his senior year. To have achieved this measure of success is no small honor, and his recognition is but just. In his freshman year, Warner was a chem shark of note and seemed doomed to a life of solutions and precipitates. But sophomore year found him spending hour after hour in the library with his nose buried in a stack of books. It is as a student that we must remember him, because the success that he made in his studies overshadows everything else that he has done. And, to be hailed as the high man of such a class as this, is no small honor. Congratulations, Warner! 97 3E[H-C[NTLNN1AL COMMENCEMENT DAY 98 JUNIORS In JxLemoriam Parke Harlon Myers Parke Myers is gone, but his memory will for- ever remain in the minds of those who knew him. The Angel of Death walked among us, and he of the golden hair, the laughing eyes and pleasant voice was called — Home! So sud- denly, so swiftly did Fate move that we were stunned beyond comprehension. Just now are we beginning to realize our great loss. An ardent student, a willing worker, a loyal friend, a true gentleman was Parke. As a mem- ber of various organizations, in numerous school offices and on the several athletic squads he served equally well. Behind his success, what- ever the line, was his winning personality, his gentlemanly conduct. It is these characteristics that make his memory golden and his place so hard to fill. 100 Junior Class OFFICERS Holme Williams President Elizabeth Iredell Vice President Dorothy Marsh Secretary John Frolbe Treasurer Allaman, Mary Avery, Allen Beer, Alice Betzler, Alma Bliss, Helen Blower, William Bohl, Ray Brewster, Albert Busenberg, Earl Carney, Lynn Christensen, Chester Daum, Carl Depue, John Dunford, Emerson Eckert, Herman Froebe, John Ganyard, Gladys Guckeyson, Harry Harpster, Mildred Iredell, Elizabeth Lancaster, Raymond Leland, Maxine Markle, Geraldine Marsh, Dorothy Melvin, Willard Moore, J. Howard Myers, Parke Palmer, Ralph Reed, Roland Rothrock, Mary Jane Schaufele, Lucille Thomas, Harold Thornbury, Purla Van Hyning, Conrad Wagner, Anna Warren, Arthur Waldkirch, Gladys Waltz, Lois Washburn, Margaret Weaver, Marian Wentink, Paul Whigam, Vivien Williams, Hollie Mathias, Harry Rotruck, Anne Laushell, Edward Stump, Walter Machia, Mrs. Elizabeth Harrington, Vera Blackburn, Alene Hilbish, Russell Miller, Roland Porter, Nelson 101 4 - J V ; v 102 L K tc ■ v V ' ' t 103 vve Thank You " Guff " Krotzer Barclay Klingensmith Marian Camp " Al " Ledbetter Alene Blackburn Anna Wagner Marian Weaver Elden Rich Alma Betzler Gladys Ganyard Alice Beer Harold Thomas Earl Gldikunst 104 105 Sophomore Culass OFFICERS Carl P. Leffleb President Lucille Long .....Secretary Carl Hess Treasurer Appleget, Norma Alden, Evelyn Avery, Allen Barnes, Harold W. Bishop, Alfred E. Blilev, Clarence J. Bond, Jesse H. Birr, Marian Bert, Harriet Carter, Kenneth Caspari, Marie B. Chamberlain, Gladys Colli: y, Charles H. Cook, Theodore L. Darrah, Donald C. Davis, Anna Dellenberger, Beth Dilley, Louise Ellis, Robert FlDLER, TlLLIE fornecker, helen Fuller, Mrs. Gartha Goodyear, George Jr. Harper, Robert Harry, Glenard Hawk, Ada Heckler, Howard Heller, Dorothy Hess, Carl Hill, Clarence Hoelzer, Edward Hoofer, Dorothy Hooper, Grace Huron, Genevieve Innis, Fred Irish, Everett Jellison, Horace Johnson, Henry Kaufman, Ralph Keating, Sara Kessler, Norman KlNNA, RE FLEA Klahre, Edith Klingensmith, Rarci Knowlton, Frank Kriegbafm, Millard Krotzer, Walter Larkins, Thomas Lawrence, Don Leffler, Carl Lizawetzky, Bessie Long, Lucille Green, Alice Rrown, Ross Long, Mac Dennis Major, Floyd Mason, Ruth Miller, De Mar MORGENSTERN, AdOLPH McCormick, Edward Naugle, Jacob Newsom, Phillip Puchot, Helen Poulson, Carl Purdy, Nellie Robart, Wilbur Rich, Alden Schachner, Harry Shaffer, Joshua C. Shank, Dorothy Sh reiner, Claude Smith, Evelyn ay Spencer, Addison Thesing, Anna Thompson, Carrie Towne, Arno Triplett, Dorothy Van Rfskirk, Donovan Waite, Evelyn Weary, Parke Williams, Joe Wilt, Roy WlTHERSTAY, ELSIE Woodell, Florence Woozley, Florence Davies, John M. HOME ECONOMICS STUDENTS Braley, Eloise Cauffield, Doris Garrett, Margaret Keating, Mary Kolbe, Lydia Lord, Margaret Machia, Elizabeth Pfeifle, Ressie Swinehart, Grace Keck, Olive 106 v» o e ]07 ? ' P 1 n V f t ; i » 108 109 — L SM M SS. AJEEKS- NHEW wiUL ORAOU E f PU22EL fWD YOURSELF 110 m Fresh resnman a. ass OFFICERS Eldred Will yard .....President John Wortman Vice President Elizabeth Stevenson Secretary Abbott, Paul Dickerhoof, Ralph Hyde, Charles Ackley, Ruth Dietzold, Robert Immler, Frederick Alexander, Inez Dilley, Gilbert Jemison, Andrew Armstrong, Walter Dix, Lawrence Jenkins, Verlin Averell, Natalie Dowell, Frank Johnson, Albert Rachman, Anthony Duel, John Jones, Robert Barnes, Sidney Egbert, Viola Jordan, Adeline Barth, Kling Engwall, Ebba Jordan, Virginia Rennett, Luther Enright, Francis Karcher, Harry Reverle, Rhea Epstein, Ressie Kasch, Allen Bierly, Pauline Evans, Wesley Kauffman, Lenore Ronz, Doris Frampton, Eulalia Kline, Dorothy Rordner, Ada Frank, Charles Kniffin, Hazen Brandt, Carson Garver, Earl Knoske, Mildred Breiner, William Gels, Frederick Krager, Lenore Bridgewater, Boyd Goodman, Nettie Kraus, Edward Brown, Charles Greenberg, Leonard Kregenow, Edwin Rrown, Martha Haas, Walter Labovitz, Abe Rrown, Ross Hall, Robert Laudenslager, May Buckio, Cloyd Hanson, Arthur Ledbetter, William Bunts, Nellie Harper, Cornelia Lee, Grace Cady Henry Harper, Carl Leonhard, Gladys Carmichael, Walter Hauenstein, Mildred Marshall, George Carruthers, William Heller, Glen Levy, Charlotte Certain, Neil Hershinow, Harry Lilliedale, Garnett Chambers, Arthur Hershinow, Belinda Loftus, William Clark, Norman Hill, Florence Lombardy, Leonard Cole, Betty Hilliard, Harry Lower, Orpha Cook, Vernon Himes, Barbara McChesney, Mark Cooper, Atlee Hollingsworth, Esther MacCracken, Allen Cope, Harold Horner, Fayett McKinnon, Wallace Crawford, Cheryl Hoik, Paul Margulis, Harry Crewes, Violet Hubbard, Ruth Masterson, Kathleen Cunningham, Ernest Hunt, Schuyler Meeker, Lawrence Davidson, Ethel Hurwitz, Simon Milford, Howard Denison, Mildred Hutchison, John Millar, James Dewey, Robert Hutson, Anna Miller, Raymond 112 Miller, Phillip Minnich, Harold Moore, Caroline Morris, Irvin Myers, Thelma Ohl, Rernice Olm stead, Mary Omansky, Ida Palmer, Alice Palmer, Elxo Palmer, George Parker, Agxes Pexrose, Lawrence Place, Pauline Poxtius, Mary Ports, Ruth Quick, Ralph Raasch, Virgil Raynow, Anxa Ream, George Reid, Mixor Rhodenbaugh, Charles Rice, Robert Rimer, Robert Ritchie, Ralph Ritter, Harold Robb, William Robisox, Howard romestaxt, jeax Ross, Mary Rowley, John Sanders, Robert schaffner, rodger Schrank, Harry Short, Waldo Shott, Winifred Shu max, Mary Smith, Edward Smith, Gloria Smith, Ralph Sxeddox, Alexander Snyder, Catherixe Spessard, Dwight Stevenson, Elizabeth Stilwell, Ryron Stover, Helen Strottner, Leonard Stump, Carl Suloff, John Swigel, Emelie Taylor, Eleanore Thumm, Louise Tilton, Roscoe Tolan, Reid Tomes, Leona Van Berg, Harry Vaughn, Hannah Waltz, Ruth Waterman, Allyn Weaver, Margaret Weitzel, Edward Werner, Paul White, Frank Williams, Harrison Williams, Mabel Williams, Theodore WlLLYARD, ElDRID Wilson, Rebecca Winer, Sylvia Wise, Crile Wolfe, David Wortman, John Yonson, Amelia Young, Hadyn Zickafoose, Dana Zindle, Clara Zindle, Edna Thompson, HOME ECONOMICS STUDENTS Hillman, Carolyn Copp, Louise Davis, Freda Gross, Orra Hallinan, Dorothy Hanson, Helen Jones, Edna Petre, Winifred Pfahl, Hilda Roth, Cordelia Urpmax, Helexa SPECIAL STUDENTS A pit., Esther Baker, Mrs. E. H. Borcoman, Joseph Carlson, Joel Copp, Charles Corbett, William Davis, Mrs. Paul Goodwin, Spexcer Hartzell, Elmer Koplix, Wade Loxg, Robert Loxg, Walter Miller, Margaret Naugher, T. W. Nice, Dora Richmond, Mrs. Lute schartexberg, leah Schell, Mixxie Steel, Raymoxd Stokich, Donald Swenson, Joseph Taylor, Charles Timmis, John Wise, Elizabeth 113 114 - « f . i Si Jf Jill 115 • Vi fe W " £ ' V 1 116 L 117 118 119 J. C. Carlin H. DlETERICH E ngmeers SENIORS G. W. Foster E. M. Thorpe R. F. Fletcher JUNIORS G. R. Grimm C. HUNGERFORD H. C. KlTTELBERGER J. Lynn F. G. Tritt F. Rrafcher R. G. Cox PRE-JUNIORS E. B. At WATER K. Pike J. A. Easton T. A. Spencer .1. T. HOELZER S. Tame L. Hoffman C. P. Wagner A J. Kalaher H. E. Wheeler L. Moehr V. T. Johnson J. Munteanu H. A. Russ E. Patterson H. F. Smith SOPHOMORES II C. Allaman R. A. Thomas M C. Barnholth R. A. Wilson J. Cutler W. R. Wise J. A. Evans J. P. Converse L. E. Fletcher F. J. Jordan A. (iOODMAN H. L. Kreinberg T. K. Harris W. G. Patterson J. H. Heerlein E. E. Price J. M. Hitchcock F. Rem my L. Olsen F. Rafschenberg A. D. Olin R. W. Ruch C. Plesofsky H. J. Sir Lofis N. Smith E. R. Snider P. Stevens R. F. Snyder B. P. St. John C. Thorpe II. M. Straub C. TlLEY S. E. Suloff A. Ulrich R. E. Tellings C. D. Wert M L anger G. Whalen 120 Engineers — Continued FRESHMEN J. Baldwin F. E. Steel L. Bausher R. M. VanBrIMMER J. P. Bolanz P. R. Vanica E. Brooks H. Whiteman R. J. Cowling F. D. Howe C. Dietrich C. E. Renson F. T. Harrington A. Blackwell H. Herbruch L. M. Cole R. M. Jackson R. F. Cooper B. H. Jacob F. Glasheen S. Keller W. J. Glass R. Kinney C. W. Miller L. Lesh C. L. Miner M. LlLLIEDALE H. B. Myers L. MacDonald W. R. Prior L. MlCHELSON G. Reusher E. B. Miller A. W. Schumacher D. L. Moody B. A. Schnurr F. R. Moore J. C. Swanson L. Nelcamp C. Waggoner W. H. PlCKTON R. A. Williams J. E. Robinson H. V. Yantis E. J. Salber SPECIAL STUDENTS J. M. Andrews E. Mantley J. Singer R. C. Loomis J21 s » V V 4 C V P P- ff? Jh« f % - , v P- ♦ 4 4 ■ r 122 ■ 10 % [ 4 « ; ' " c £ ... £» p V - - - T -4 uv 4 4 124 Book II. Organic k_ " lJU:l|lllW 125 L - Student Council 126 Otudent (council OFFICERS Alvah Deans President Vivien Whigam Secretary SENIOR CLASS REPRESENTATIVES Alvah Deans Raymond Rich Harold Rruner Rosalind Freedlander JUNIOR CLASS REPRESENTATIVES Ralph Palmer Vivien Whigam Hollie Williams SOPHOMORE CLASS REPRESENTATIVES Carl Leffler Evelyn Waite FRESHMAN CLASS REPRESENTATIVES Atlee Cooper Eldred Willyard ENGINEERING REPRESENTATIVES Howard Kittelberger Edgar Thorpe 127 128 Student Cjovernment Association BOARD OF CONTROL— ENGINEERING COLLEGE Organized — 1920 FIRST SECTION SECOND SECTION CHAIRMAN Harold Dieterich R. F. Fletcher SECRETARY AND TREASURER Henry Wheeler Howard Kittelberger Harold Dieterich Edgar Thorpe SENIORS JUNIOR R. F. Fletcher Howard Kittelberger PRE-JUNIORS Henry Wheeler Harold Smith SOPHOMORES Robert Wise J. E. Evans Carl Dietrich Clarence Thorpe FRESHMEN 129 130 vvomen s League Council Ida Whitaker Faculty Representative OFFICERS Isa Keck, ' 21 President Vivien Whigam, ' 22 ...Vice President Anna Wagner, ' 22 Secretary Geraldine Markle, ' 22 Treasurer CLASS REPRESENTATIVES Luise Krais ...S enior Class Helen Rliss ...Junior Class Louise Dilley Sophomore Class Esther Hollingsworth Freshman Class All women of the University are members of the Women ' s League, an organization which brings all girls of the school into closer contact by means of its varied activities. To the credit of the Women ' s League are the following affairs of the school year: Tag Day. Senior Stunt Party. Junior Stunt Party. Sophomore Stunt Party. Christmas Party (for all students). Mixer and Freshman Stunt Party. Faculty Stunt Party. Moving Picture Benefit for Tel-Buch. 131 Jylens Athletic Association Herman Eckert, President. Charles Bulger, Faculty Member. Edward Wentz, Secretary. Albert Uhlrich, Vice President. 132 k % f l © ft £ £ v r v 134 Kaftfia Kaftfta Cjamma Lambda Chapter 1870 1877 Colors — Double Blue Flower — Fleur-de-Lis Publication — The Key Mrs. Parke R. Kolbe 1921 Mary McIlwain Isa Keck Marie Louise Cheval 1923 Katherine Snyder Gloria Smith Marian Burr Alene Blackburn 1922 Helen Bliss Dorothy Marsh Lois Waltz 1924 Betty Cole Dorothy Hallinan Cornelia Harper Grace Lee PLEDGE Louise Dilley 135 136 L Delta Cramma Eta Chapter 1872 Colors — Bronze, Pink, Blue Publication- Gladys Weeks Olive Henegan 1922 Maxine Leland Margaret Washburn Vivien Whigam Mildred Harpster Elizabeth Iredell 1879 Flower — Cream Rose The Aneora Registrar Graduate Assistant 1924 Cheryl Crawford Dorothy Kline Elizabeth Stevenson Ethel Davidson 1923 Evelyn Alden Doris Cauffield Rith Dellenberger Ruth Mason Elsie Witherstay Harriet Rurt Lucile Long PLEDGES Mildred Denison Rebecca Wilson 137 138 Phi Mu Omieron Chapter 1852 1912 Colors — Rose and White Flower — Enchantress Carnation Publication — The Aglia 1921 Helen Osterhouse Margaret Timmis Miriam Capron Luise Kraus Louise Whalen 1923 Evelyn Waite Margaret Garrett Grace Swinehart 1922 Geraldine Markle 1924 Pauline Place Mary Shu man Caroline Moore Esther Hollingsworth Helena Urpman Edna Zindle PLEDGES Ruth Ports Lenore Kroeger Ruth Ackley 139 140 L Sigma Delta Theta Founded — December 20, 1920 Colors — Orchid and Light Blue Flower — Lavender Sweet Pea 1921 Elaine Smith Florence Wagner 1923 Bessie Pfeifle Florence Woozley Florence Woodell Sara Keating Dorothy Shank 1922 Anna Wagner Alma Betzler PLEDGES Dana Zickafoose Violet Crewes Dorothy Heller Lucille Shanfele Ml 142 Pi Kaftfta Eftsilson Lone Star Founded— 1882 Color — Garnet and Emerald Flower -Red Carnation FRATRES IN FACULTATE Charles L. Bulger ...Professor of Modern Languages H. E. Simmons Professor of Chemistry John Bulger Instructor in Mathematics FRATRES IN COLLEGIO 1921 1922 Harold R. Bruner George K. Foster William H. Knovvlton Robert V. Sawyer Edgar M. Thorpe James A. Weeks Edward P. Wentz Warner L. Willyard Harold M. Wilson 1923 Harold W. Barnes Clarence J. Bliley Harold C. Colley James M. Hitchcock Norman M. Kessler Frank W. Knowlton Leland A. Olson R. Lawrence Tellings Clarence Thorpe Newman Smith Paul Stevens Carl V. Daum J. Howard Moore PURLA L. ThORNBURY 1924 Arthur Black well Harry P. Hilliard Robert M. Jackson Eldred G. Willyard Crile N. Wise PLEDGES Arthur Chambers Francis J. Jordan Harry Schrank Dwight S. Spessakd Bertram St. John Edward Myers, W. H. S. Kenneth Mason, W. H. S. Frank Tibbits, W. H. S. John Sexauer, W. H. S. 143 © V ;- -. - 3| (% ►-« ft % ' ■ • 42 t£ 144 Zeta Alfma Efesilon Founded — 1897 Colors — Lavender and Green Flower — Blue Violet FRATRES IN FACULTATE Parke R. Kolbe President of the University of Akron Ardex E. Hardgrove Director of the Bureau of City Tests FRATRES IN COLLEGIO 1921 Roll and D. Fox Robert Bordner Rodney C. Sutton William A. Rowley Harold C. Musser Earl G. Gudikunst 1922 Emerson H. Dunford Earl L. Waldkirch Hollie C. Williams Lynn A. Carney Arthur H. Warren Roland F. Reed Ralph D. Palmer Floyd O. Major Jack DePie Albert J. Brewster Richard G. Cox Russell W. Hilbish COURTLAND L. HUNGERFORD 1923 Carl P. Leffler Arno E. Towne Stuart D. Shafer Wilbur C. Robart Donald C. Darrah Walter F. Krotzer Edward C. McCormick Ralph R. Kaufman John G. Rowley Carl A. Hess Clinton R. Miller Theodore L. Cook Fred M. Rauschenberger James D. Miller 1924 Walter C. Haas Edwin L. Kregenow Verlin P. Jenkins Carl P. Dietrich John D. Wortman PLEDGES Hazen G. Kniffin Parke A. Weary Anthony Bachmann 145 •• {-- J— i f ' £• • S r % t K v « « 4 r . r -n r» % r r ! ir 146 Lambda Chi Alfiha Gamma Alpha Zeta 1909 1919 Co ors— Purple, Green and Gold Flower— Violet Publication— The Purple, Green and Gold Secret Publication— Cross and Crescent Honorary Member D. W. Stevenson, B. S., M. D. FRATRES IN COLLEGIO 1921 Alvah W. Deans, Jr. Harold Dieterich Stanford Close Clande V. D. Emmons Harold Snyder Earl Griffin 1923 Albert Ulrich George Whalen Leroy Harris Albert D. Olin Robert Wise James Converse Ray Loomis Eldon Ruch Robert Harper Joe Williams 1922 Parke H. Myers John A. Froebe Nelson Porter Herman Eckert William Blower Chester Christensen Walter Stump Howard Kittleberger Carl R. Wert George Grimm 1924 Phillip Miller Ralph Quick Earl Brooks Howard Herbruck Carl Stump Levi MacDonald PLEDGES Ray Williams George Marshall James Evans Raymond Ruch 147 148 Alftha Sigma Omicron Established — 1920 Colors — Old Rose and Blue 1921 Warren G. Brockett Henry C. Berrodin George Weber 1923 Robert Dewey Claude Shreiner Clarence F. Hill Ross E. Wilson James A. Easton Sidney Suloff Flower — Purple Pansy 1922 Earl Busenburg Roland S. Miller Paul H. Wentink John T. Hoelzer Charles P. Wagner PLEDGES Millard Kreigbaum James Millar Reed M. Tolan J. Kling Barth Harold F. Smith 149 150 v Chi Theta Tau Founded — 1921 Colors — Purple and Silver Flower — Lavender Chrysanthemum FRATRES IN FACULTATE E. R. Howe .English Department FRATRES IN COLLEGIO 1922 A. R. Robinson M. D. Long H. I. Thomas 1924 R. Wilt A. H. Johnson 1923 J. (i. Harry C. E. Hoelser C. W. Poulson E. A. Irish D. L. VanRuskirk H. R. Johnson PLEDGES H. VanRerg N. Clarke H. Young 151 152 ommons CJuh Founded — January, 1921 FACULTY MEMBERS Richard Homer Schmidt Assistant Prof, of Chemistry Thomas L. McJoynt Prof, of Co-ordination 1921 R. F. Fletcher 1922 R. D. Lancaster C. K. VanHyning J. M. Davies F. J. Braucher J. E. Lynn L. J. Hoffman A. L. H. H. R. B. 1923 J. H. A. E. D. A. Kalaher Moehr Russ Wheeler Ellis Klingfnsmith h. a. schachner A. E. Bishop 1924 N. V. Certain R. F. Snyder W. S. Evans H. W. HOLSINGER P. W. Hour W. L. MacKinnon H. Margulis R. E. Ritchie J. M. Schachner L. E. Fletcher A. E. Goodman C. Plesofsky E. E. Price W. G. Patterson W. H. Thomas L. B. Dix E. B. Snider J. Heerline L. H. Bennett B. J. Steel 1925 W. B. Prior H. H. Whiteman F. E. Steel 153 Stray Crreek reeks Delta Delta Delta Hazel Stevenson, ' 21 Frances Sanford, ' 23 Leona Tomes, ' 23 Delta Upsilon Carl P. Leffler, ' 23 Sigma Delta Epsiton De Mar Miller, " 23 Phi Kappa Psi Harold Wilson, ' 21 Phi Gamma Delta Leland Olson, ' 23 Psi Upsilon Francis Jordan, ' 22 Alpha Psi Delta Edith Klahre, ' 23 Phi Delta Chi J. S. ACKERMAN 154 Phi Sigma Alfiha Honorary Fraternity of Buchtel College of Liberal Arts Founded — 1910 PHI SIGMA ALPHA is an honorary fraternity, membership in which includes: First, all the members of the Class of 1910; second, the mem- bers of the faculty who belong to Phi Beta Kappa or any other honorary fraternity; third, three students from each Senior Class who shall have completed three and one-half years at the University of Akron, in a course leading to the degree of Bachelor of Arts or of its equivalent. These three students, to be chosen by the faculty, as follows: First, the student, man or woman, having the highest grades for the three and one-half years; second, the man and woman, exclusive of the first chosen, who have the next highest grades. From the Class of 1920 were chosen Helen Osterhouse and Warner Willyard. 155 156 OHM Engineering Honorary Fraternity Fred Ayer .Dean of Engineering College 1921 R. F. Fletcher Edgar Thorpe J. C. Carlin 1922 Howard Kittelberger Harold Dieterich George W. Foster Fred Braucher 157 158 L Lance and Helmet Junior Honorary Fraternity Fo ended — 1919 IN THE FACULTY A. I. Spanton Dean of the College of Liberal Arts A. B. Plowman Professor of Biology IN THE COLLEGE 1919 Alvah W. Deans, Jk. William Knowlton William Rowley Rodney C. Sutton James A. Weeks William Blower 1920 Hollie Williams Roland Reed P. L. Thornbuby Howard Moore John Froebe Parke Myers Earl Busenberg 159 160 Phi Sigma Eta Chapter Honorary Biological Fraternity 1915 1921 Colors — Yellow, Green and While Flower — Shasta Daisy Amon B. Plowman, Ph. D Honorary Member Mae Fried-lander, M. S. Faculty Member CHARTER MEMBERS 1921 Holland D. Fox Robert Bordxer Clande Emmons Louise Whalen Robert Sawyer Frances Carmichael 1922 Vivien Whigam WlLLARD MeLVTN Lois Waltz Arno Town 16] ZETA ALPHA EP51L0N PI KAPPA EPSILON LAMBDA CHI ALPHA ALPHA SlG-flA OMICRON 162 16.: Dramatic Study Culuh OFFICERS Director Miss Carita McEbright President Mary McIllwain Business Manager William Knowlton MEMBERS Norma Appleget Luise Kraus Joseph Borcoman Baymond Lancaster Albert Brewster Mary McIllwain Boss Brown Geraldine Markee Harriet Bert Dorothy Marsh Stanford Close Harold Messer Vernon Cook Dora Nice Mildred Denisox Alice Palmer Jack Depue Mary Boss George Goodyear William Rowley Walter Haas Stuart Shafer Arthir Hansen Dorothy Shank Relinda Hershinow Hazel Stevenson Carl Hess Margaret Timmis Grace Hooper Margaret Washburn Ralph Kaufman Elsie Witherstay Sara Keating Hayden Young Buella Kinna Maxine Leland William Knowlton 164 ®tfe ramattc jiiuhg Club null present ljune 14, 1921 165 166 Chemistry dlub 1915 OFFICERS President - — Henry Berrodin Vice President Chester Christensen Secretary — Parke Myers Treasurer Claude Schreiner Editor of Retort - Isa Keck Business Manager of Retort Rolland Miller HONORARY MEMBER Dr. C. M. Knight FACULTY MEMBERS Professor Simmons Rita Stinson Professor Schmidt Ida Whitaker Mrs. Myrland H. A. Endres T. R. Schweitzer Mae Friedlander MEMBERS Toichiro Araki Maxine Leland James Andres Wallace McKinnon Alice Beer Willard Melvin Henry Berrodin Rolland Miller Ray Bohl Harold Musser Warren Brockett Parke H. Myers Harold Briner R. C. Rich Earl Busenberg Elden Ruch Alfred Bishop Robert Sawyer Chester Christensen Harry Schachner Donald Darrah Harry Schrank Lawrence Dix Claude Schreiner John Depue Evelyn Smith Robert Ellis Harold Snyder Robert Dewey L. A. Strottner Herman Eckert Purla Thornbury F. Geis R. Tolan Earl Griffin Margaret Wasfiburn Clarence Hill Rutfi Waltz COURTLAND HUNGERFORD EARL WaLDKIRCH Lenore Kaufman Louise Whalen Isa Keck Hollie Williams Luise Kraus Ira Williams Raymond Lancaster Edna Zindle 167 168 Biology Club 1918 OFFICERS President Rolland Fox Secretary - Willard Melvin Treasurer Nellie Purdy FACULTY MEMBERS Dr. A. B. Plowman Miss Friedlander MEMBERS Ray A. Bohl Sara Keating Mary Allaman Everett Irish Wilbur Robart Carl Hess Rolland Fox Clande Emmons Willard Melvin William Blower Nellie Purdy Howard Milford Harold Musser Earl Waldkirk Theodore Cook Emerson Dunford Helen Fornecker Robert Rordner 169 370 Literature Cluh 1919 OFFICERS FIRST SEMESTER SECOND SEMESTER President — Hazel Stevenson Vice Pres. — Conrad Van Hyning Sec. and Treas. — Lois Waltz President — Hollie Williams Vice Pres. — Lois Waltz Sec. and Treas. — Mildred Harpster FACULTY MEMBERS Dean A. I. Spanton Dr. McCullough Professor Howe Conrad Van Hyning Hazel Stevenson Rosalind Freedlander Lois Waltz Hollie Williams Mildred Harpster Edward McCormick Mildred Denison Ethel Davidson Florence Woodell Pail Wentink Dorothy Marsh Helen Bliss Bessie Epstein P. L. Thornbury William Knowlton B l ELLA Kinna Carl Hess Helen Fletcher Ada Hawk MEMBERS Miss Whitaker Professor Tuller Anna Davis Gladys Chamberlain Joseph Borcoman Elizabeth Stevenson Rebecca Wilson Adeline Jordan Dorothy Hallinan Dorothy Triplett George Goodyear Ruth Waltz Margaret Weaver Margaret Timmis Evelyn Waite Natalie Averel Carl Poulson Everett Irish Henry Johnson Edward Hoelser Marie Louise Cheval m 17: JLe i ercle r rancais 1920 OFFICERS President Miss K. M. Reed Secretary h. I. Thomas Treasurer ...Anna Wagner FACULTY MEMRERS Miss Reed Professor Tuller MEMRERS Mrs. C. F. Copp Marie Caspari Charles Copp Lucille Long Dorothy Shank Anna Wood Joseph Rorcoman Gladys Ganyard Marie Louis Cheval Marian Weaver Mrs. Gartha Fuller Louise Thumm George D. Goodyear Donald Darrah Carl Hess Vivian Naugle Alice Reer Harry C. Karcher Helen Rliss Sara Keating Margaret Timmis Hazen Kniffin Dorothy Marsh 173 174 Ph ysics 1920 Cluh OFFICERS President „ Earl Griffin Vice President Warren Brocket Secretary Claude Schreiner Treasurer Harold Snyder FACULTY MEMBER Professor F. Householder MEMBERS Earl Waldkirch Earl Griffin Henry Berrodin Howard Heckler Claude Shreiner Robert Ellis R. D. Lancaster Warren Brocket Harold Snyder Parke Myers Hollie Williams Robert Dewey Glen Harry Elden Ruch Earl Busenberg Rolland Miller 175 176 Home Economics Club 1921 OFFICERS President Rosalind Freedlander Vice President Elizabeth Iredell Secretary Lois Waltz Treasurer Olive Keck FACULTY MEMRERS Miss Stimmel Miss Stinson MEMRERS Eloise Rraley Edna Jones Olive Keck Mrs. Kolbe Mary Keating Mrs. Copp Ressie Pfeifle Ora Gross Margaret Lord Carolyn Hillman Margaret Garret Miriam Capron Elizabeth Iredell Winifred Petre Lois Waltz Dorothy Hallinan Louise Whalen Freda Davis Lose Kraus Mrs. Davis Rosalind Freedlander Hilda Pfahl Elaine Smith Helena Urpman Doris Cauffield Cordelia Roth 177 178 Book III. Activities 179 The Buchte lit e Sport Pagq ' WRON U WINS FCaTpuSTTlaWH U LOSES The Blue and Cokl Boys S First Game of tl DEFIANCE IHwimwiBUtt TOMORROW Buchtel «» " ;s;s«- FIRS T GAME OF SEASON : Scientists Spring Surprise in Defeating Seftons Team b) a 7-0 Score— Akron Loses Valuable Player SCORE OF 51-0 Sm ;; ui(nr Third Came RESERVE IS BLANKED BY Blyley and Daum Score Onl Last Saturday art FINAL SCOR irly twenty pounds AL ULRICH HAS SERIOUS ACCIDENT. AKRON GRIDDERS HOLD WOOSTER TO 14-0 SCORE nd Cold D Freshmen Sa(urd orm of Season in Came Last ken Collar Bone. AL U , «nen « AKRON ONIV. DOWNS BALDWIN WALLACI MT. ONIOlfr STRONG GRIDDERS DEFIANCE DEFEATED SECOND GAME Are Outpointed by Sefton ' s Men in Season. Score 21 to jCasey ' s Alliance Boys Take the Blue and Cold into Camp 26 ,d to 0— It Wasn ' t Akron ' s Day Anyway. DID NOT SHOW IT ' S ABILITY Vc " A. m SQUAD DEFEATS IIRAM WARRIORS 14 TO 7 Furnished Little Opposition for Seftons Score Shows Some Improvement Akron captured her second game of ihe season last Saturday n to He Ha. ' Jin, a c e After Staggering Under Two Defeats in Last Two Weeks— Lefler Makes Long Run. AKRON ENDS ITS BASKETBALL SEASON KR0N UNIV. VICTOR OVER WOOSTER QUINTET By Defeating Case Cagers in a Game Hard Fought and Close Throughout. :at Bole ' s Five for Second Time This Season. Expected Strength of Opposition Failed to Materialize Akron U. succeeded in trimming the Cal this season on the latter ' s floor last Saturday The game was a typical Akron-Case game perature and this made it one of the best ea It was a fitting close for the 1921 season. Se gnd lo i 2. Also, it was a titling close for th U WALLOPS KENYON IN LAST HOME GAME yon However Proved More Formidable Than Anticipated a on 12 and Secured a Threatening Lead in First Half, ege baj-keiball carecj _. _ 180 fc TBAL 181 Foothall Season of 1920 Although the Akron University gridiron machine of 1920 did not measure up to the successful season that was prophesied for the school at the opening of the year, no one would say that the showing made by the squad was the result of any one cause. Looking back over the sea- son, several factors must be taken into consideration be fore criticism can be rendered from any source. In the first place, when Sefton called the roll for the first practice, he found that he had lost nine letter men of last year ' s squad. Only four men who had played college football remained and it was around them that Sefton was forced to build a team. A wealth of material made up of green and inexperienced men donned the moleskins and al though the team started well and gave a good account of itself in the easier games played early in the season, it became apparent as the season progressed that the team was not up to the standard and was too in- experienced to withstand the heavy Conference schedule. Although the team did not win a majority of the Con- ference games, it must be conceded that it did face a diffn cult proposition at the outset and that it gave its best for the school, gaining thereby valuable experience that should stand them well when the next season opens. The first game of the season was played with Defiance, a non-Conference team. The visitors were no match for the Akron U aggregation as the team had little ditiiculty in running up a score of 51 to 0. The following week-end saw the defeat of Reserve on their home ground. Out- weighed nearly twenty pounds to a man and relying on brains and speed, Akron downed their opponents and fin- 182 ished the game on the long end of a 13 to score. In the third game of the season, the Blue and Gold routed the Berea boys to the tune of 21 to 0. Not being able to forestall the old Case hoodoo that the Cleveland aggregation can yearly invade Akron with a weak team and either beat or tie the Akron team, the Blue and Gold warriors started for the showers with the short end of a 7 to score. The first accident of its kind that has ever befallen an Akron player was witnessed at the beginning of the third quarter when Al Ulrich was taken off the field with a broken leg. Mt. Union proved to be a mountain which the Akron U gridders were unable to move, the result being that Akron suffered its second defeat of the season on the visi- tors ' field. According to tradition it was the Alliance team ' s turn in victory, as the two schools have been swap- ping defeats for the past few years. The Akron team was completely outplayed by the Casey-coached men and be- fore the final whistle Mt. Union piled up a score of 26 to 0. After staggering under two successive defeats, Akron ' s football squad came from behind and defeated the Hiram warriors by a seven-point margin, the final score being 14 to 7. In holding Wooster to a 14 to score, the Blue and Gold team succeeded in accomplishing a feat equaled by no other school during the 1920 season. The Boles men had tallied three scores in every game they had played, but the opinion was unanimous that they were exceedingly lucky to tally twice against Akron. The Akron men for- got old scores and played a brand of football in keeping with their former records. An accident marred the other- wise good day when Stew Shafer, playing halfback, was taken from the field with a broken collarbone. 183 . ?■ 184 The final game of the season, the week-end following the Wooster game, was played against Ohio University at Athens. The Akron team showed complete reversal of the form shown in the Wooster game, due, no doubt, to lack of practice. During the entire week preceding the game weather conditions were such that practice on the field was next to impossible, making it necessary to give short workouts in the gym. The Akron team was com- pletely outplayed by the Ohio U team which scored at will. The result was that the Blue and Gold team suffered the most complete defeat in years, the score being 39 to 0. J I THE TEAM Captain " Red " Daum " Red " proved to be one of the most capable field gen- erals of the Conference and probably one of the most con- sistent players that Akron fans have seen for a number of years. When it came to picking off forward passes, " Red " was just about as near perfect as they make ' em. R was nothing unusual for this man to reach up into space and snag the pigskin without losing a step. " Red " will be with Akron U again next year and is sure of making an even greater name for himself in football history. Herman Eckert When it comes to showing the opposition their place none is better fitted than Captain-elect Eckert. " Griz " was a mountain of strength on the 1920 combination and his reputation as a hard-charging tackle won for him much favorable comment from the Blue and Gold fol- lowers. With three years ' experience in college football, " Griz " will no doubt give a good account of himself as Captain of next year ' s team. £r X- 185 Edward P. Wentz This big, lanky fellow plays a remarkable game at cen- ter. Ed played his last year in college football this year, and although he did not play full time, he always man- aged to give a good account of himself in some part of the big scrap. The long boy is too valuable a man in basket- ball to have any injury lay him up. Eddie always keeps the cool, level-headed fighting spirit. Stanford C. Close Here is another man who had a most delightful habit of grabbing off forward passes. With plenty of weight and brawn in reserve, " Stan " rushed hard and cut down men with a regularity that did not go unnoticed by the usually near-sighted gallery. He will not hold down the wing position next year for he leaves the University after hav- ing served the Blue and Gold teams for three years. Carl D. Wert " Dick " was a valuable man to have around and ably filled the center and guard positions when called upon to do so. Early in the season Dick got a hard bump on the knee which kept him from taking part in a majority of games. However, Wert will be on duty again next year and he intends to make up for what he lost during the 1920 season . Clarence Bliley Although not as heavy as some of the other backfield men, " Ching " proved to be a born football man and filled the quarter and halfback positions to everybody ' s satisfaction. Bliley piloted the team the greater part of the season and it was in this capacity that he has shown his ability with the pigskin. He has yet two years to play on the varsity and should easily win for himself a berth on the All-Ohio. Clande V. Emmons By persistent effort and hard work, Emmons landed a 186 position on the squad. He is a hard and fast runner and his work on the defense would be hard to beat. Had he known his ability as a football player before, he would undoubtedly have been seen in the moleskins in former years, but Emmons graduates in June and consequently will not hold down the halfback job any longer. Carl P. Leffler Though almost a midget, " Spec " proved to be an excel- lent open field runner and netted the squad not a few yards of enemy territory. Leffler intends to be on hand when Coach calls the football roll again next year and will undoubtedly again put into practice that fighting spirit which is characteristic of " Spec. " George Whalen When this big, rangy chap got started there was no stopping him. " George " held down a guard position and his general all-around playing gave him a place on the Sefton-coached aggregation. He will no doubt be used to advantage next fall. Robert Ellis Coach Sefton found this heavy giant a good bet in the tight places, and when called upon Ellis always helped to rip up the visitors. Give this chap enough to work off a bit of the surplus fat and he will make the boys step for a steady job next fall. Albert Ulrich " Al " was playing a great game at half and showed signs of developing into a valuable man for this position when he was injured in the Case game. Coming down the field under a punt, at the beginning of the third quarter, Ul- rich was tackled by two Case men. The result of the play was disastrous for the Akron team for " Al " was carried off the field with a broken leg, probably never to return in a football uniform. 187 Stuart Shafer " Stew " received his first serious injury in college foot ball while playing fullback in the Wooster game. He had been substituting at various positions in the backfield during the entire season and was found to be a capable player and a good teamworker. With this year ' s -experi- ence, Shafer no doubt will make himself known in the Akron U backfield next year. LINE-UP Red Daum (Capt.) Left End Byron Bruner Left Tackle Bob Ellis .....Left Guard Ed Wentz Center Dick Wert Center Harold Colley Center Ceande Emmons Left Half Leland Olson Fullback Sir art Shafer Fullback Griz Eckert Right Guard Stan Close Right End Russ Thomas Right End Chino Bliley Quarterback Spec Leffler Right Half George Whalen Right Tackle Walter Stfmp Right Tackle Harold Barnes Fullback SCHEDULE AND RESULTS Oct. 2— Akron 51, Defiance 0. Oct. 9 — Akron 13, Reserve 0. Oct. 16— Akron 21, Baldwin-Wallace 0. Oct. 23— Akron 0, Case 7. Oct. 30— Akron 0, Mt. Union 26. Nov. 6 — Akron 14, Hiram 7. Nov. 13- Nov. 20- -Akron Akron 0, Wooster 14. 0, Ohio U 39. 188 189 Baskethall Season of 1921 Before the whistle which was to open the 1921 basketball season had blown, it was conceded by all collegiate basketball followers that there would be a merry scrap for the championship flag of the Ohio Conference. The outlook for strong teams throughout the state was very promising as some schools had as high as four and five of last 3 ' ear ' s first squad out for practice. Akron ranked high from a pre-sea- son standpoint because of the fact that three members of the 1920 cham- pionship team would perform again this year. The guard position, left vacant by the graduation of Bocdickcr, was capably filled by Thorpe, a substitute of the past three years. The center position then was the real problem that Coach Sefton had to solve before Akron could successfully compete with the stronger teams which were scheduled for the latter part of the season. Among the possibilities for this position were Will- yard, Langer and Smith. Willyard, however, graduated in January, leaving the latter two candidates to compete for the pivot job. Shortly after the Cincinnati trip, Langer left school and the major part of the work was carried on by Smith with the assistance of Darrah, who donned the basketball logs for the first time in his life and showed that he was made of the stuff that makes good basketball players. The season opened with an easy victory over Baldwin-Wallace in the gymnasium January 7. Following the first victory Defiance, Be- serve, Case and Hiram were defeated with little difficulty and hopes for another championship team were running high. Then, Wooster, an old enemy and a keen rival of the Blue and Gold in every line of sports, invaded Akron and nearly blasted the championship hopes, but the old pep saved the day. The Wooster fracas was followed by the Wittenberg game at Spring- field. The Lutherans and the unfamiliarity with the large Memorial Hall floor proved to be too much for the Akron U team which finished on the short end of the score for the fifth time in the last five years. The week-end of February 19 found the squad playing in the extreme 190 southern part of the state where defeats were handed to both Cincinnati and Miami. On February 21, after the sojourn in the south, the Blue and Gold boys dropped another game to Wittenberg by an eleven point margin, before the largest crowd ever assembled in Crouse gymnasium. The remaining three games with Wooster, Kenyon and Case were won with comparative ease and the Akron University basketball season of 1921 came to an end. The pre-season prophecies made that no conference team would com- plete the season without a defeat were well founded. The champion- ship flag was won by the Ohio University team which played nine games and lost one. Oberlin followed in second place by winning six and losing one, and Akron copped third place by wnning nine and losing two. With the passing of the 1921 season another bright spot is added to Akron basketball history. The record is one that no other Ohio college has attained during the past five years. Out of sixty-six games played only six were lost. Captain Eddie Wentz (Left Forward) Because of his previous record as a basketball player, Capt. Wentz was a marked man during the entire season. In spite of this fact Eddie succeeded in breaking away and scored 215 points during the 1921 season. During his three years of conference basketball he scored 661 points. He was a member of the All-Ohio for the 1919 and 1920 seasons and besides being given honorable mention for the 1921 sea- son by all Ohio coaches, he was considered the most valuable man to his team of any man in the conference. Besides being a valuable man in basketball, Eddie plays football, baseball, and is a track man. In losing this athlete, Coach Sefton is losing one of the best all-round men that has ever entered Akron University. 191 Carl Daum (Right Guard) Few people know Daum by his first name for it is always " Red. " This was " Red ' s " second year in college basketball and he is considered one of the premier guards of the Ohio Conference. This season he held his man down to 1.2 baskets per game and for the e ntire season he scored from the field the same number goals registered by his opposing forwards. " Red " will be captain of next year ' s team and will undoubt- edly set a pace and be the leader that any man will want to follow. Bill Knowlton (Rigid Forward) Bill is the third member of the Knowlton quartet and has made a very good contribution to the history already made by this family at Akron University. He stepped into college basketball for the first time last year and performed in fine style. This year he was even better and played a remarkable floor game due to the fact that the word " quit " is unknown to him. When Bill graduates this June, Coach Sefton will have lost one of the best fighters he has had in years. Ed Thorpe (Left Guard) The fourth member of the team is Ed Thorpe better known on the tloor as " Ed. " For years he traveled with the team as a substitute and when called upon this year to fill the guard position he stepped into the game with the same calmness and serenity as an old vet. " Ed " proved to be a capable running mate for Daum and held his man to two baskets per game for the entire season. 192 Spike Smith (Center) This long lanky fellow came to Akron from out of the East. " Spike " was a new man at center and needed considerable basketball expe- rience to be classed with the other members of the squad. However, he gave the best that he was capable of giving and gained a wealth of basketball knowledge that will be of invaluable use to him next year. THE SECOND TEAM The second team must not be forgotten while the laurels are being distributed to the regulars for they used to beat the varsity once in a while and they are the boys that took the greater part of the hard bumps. It was due to their hard and consistent practice that the first team was able to make the showing that it did. So don ' t forget the work of Myers, Bliley, Darrah, Rowley, and Frank Knowlton. W 193 1921 Schedule and Results January 7— Akron 28; Baldwin-Wallace 25. January 15 — Akron 53; Defiance 10. January 21 — Akron 32; Reserve 10. January 28 — Akron 38; Case 12. January 29 — Akron 32; Hiram 8. February 4 — Akron 21; Wooster 19. February 11 — Wittenberg 35; Akron 10. February 17 — Akron 24; Cincinnati 19. February 19— Akron 30; Miami 25. February 21— Wittenberg 27; Akron 17. February 26 — Akron 36; Wooster 16. Marcb 4— Akron 38; Kenyon 26. March 11— Akron 34; Case 26. John A. Froebe, Manager. 194 195 1921 varsity Baseoall Season In contrast with the baseball season of last year, which was not a very great success due to the remodeling of Buchtel Field, the 1921 sea- ' son is starting out with prospects which point to the development of a successful nine. With a number of veterans back on the diamond and a wealth of new material which is being rapidly worked into shape to fill the vacancies left by last year ' s graduation, Coach Sefton is de- veloping a team that should win a majority, if not all, of the nine games scheduled. The main difficulty, however, is a lack of material for duty in the box. At the opening of the season four pitchers reported for mound duty, but at the present time it seems as though the majority of the work will be done by Thornbury and Ellis. It is hardly necessary to say anything in praise of the rest of the team, for with such men as Wentz, Bliley, Jor- dan and St. John in the infield and Close, Snyder and Lancaster in the gardens, there is little possibility of a visiting player crossing the home plate. Daum, assisted by Smith and Long, will do the receiving. With such a line-up, the Akron University baseball team should finish the season with a high standing in the Ohio Conference race. PERSONNEL Emmer Lancaster Left Field Stan Close a Center Field Harold Snyder Right Field Eddie Wentz First Base Ching Bliley Second Base Patty Jordan Third Base Burt St. John Short Stop Plute Thornbury Pitcher Robert Ellis Pitcher Red Daum Third Base and Catcher Spike Smith Catcher Red Long Catcher 196 1920 varsity Basehall Record Case 17, Akron 16. Wooster 9, Akron 0. Goodyear 9, Akron 2. 1921 VARSITY BASEBALL SCHEDULE Case, April 23; Akron. Reserve, April 29; Akron. Hiram, May 6; Hiram. Case, May 11; Cleveland. Wooster, May 14; Akron. Ohio U., May 20; Akron. Wooster, May 30; Wooster. Dennison, June 3; Granville. Ohio U., June 4; Athens. Alvah W. Deans, Jr., Manager. 197 PART . THE I f l TRACK 5QUA0 A ' SI . ljl FRANK PRPXTICE5 BASEBALL 50UAD5 SECTION ofr 5TADIUM MOCH AFTER PRACTICE 198 199 The 1921 Track Season At the opening of the 1921 track season, Coach Sefton faced the problem of developing a strong squad with a very small nucleus of veterans. That the season has not so far been the success that was looked for, has been due to the fact that the Coach was compelled to devote the major portion of his time to basketball and is now com- pletely absorbed in the development of a winning baseball team. How- ever, in spite of this misfortune, some real track men are being de- veloped and no doubt some excellent records will be made before the season is completed. Barnes is one of the best men on the squad, and should his work in the future progress as it has since his entrance into Akron U., he will probably be the greatest track man this University has ever had. Barnes runs the half-mile and mile. In the indoor meet with Beserve and the meet with Case and Wooster, he had little difficulty in taking firsts. The Big Six meet should give him further opportunity to show what he is capable of doing under a real test. Other men who have been doing good work on the cinder path are Capt. Bowley, Hilbish, Emmons, F. Knowlton, Darrah and Lancaster. The shot is being handled by Ellis, Olsen, and Huffman, while Colley and Barnes take care of the javelin. Hill is hurdling and Buch is running the four-forty yard dash. The season opened with an indoor meet with Beserve in the latter ' s gymnasium. Although the meet resulted in a loss for the Akron team, it served to give some of the new men their collegiate baptism in this form of college activity. Other meets held with Case and Wooster likewise resulted in defeats for the Akron U. squad. eo Personnel Robert Ellis Weights Lorin Huffman Weights Leland Olsen Weights Harold Barnes Javelin and Distance Runs Donald Darrah Distance Runs Harold Colley Javelin Emmer Lancaster Dashes William Rowley Dashes Elden Rich Dashes Russel Hilbish Broad Jump Clande Emmons High Jump Frank Knowlton Hurdles and High Jump Clarence Hill Hurdles 1921 VARSITY TRACK SCHEDULE Reserve, Feb.; Cleveland. Case, April 16; Akron. Mt. Union, April 30; Akron. Hiram, May 7; Akron. Heidelberg, May 21 ; Tiffin. Big Six Meet, May 28, Columbus. Class Meet, May 27, Buchtel Field. Stanford Close, Manager 201 PART OF THE CKOVMO p wHmP ' ■ |Ht fJL. Jlfci B$ . . ..— aarf AllBii 1 " " ' " gaS JBEl TTT- --- JHHHHHH 202 Red Daum, Captain Eddie Wentz Stan Close Gris Eckert Speck Leffler George Whalen FOOTBALL, 1920 Dick Wert Harold Barnes Clande Emmons Bob Ellis Harry Sir Louis Ching Bliley By Bruner Walter Stump Leland Olson Paul Stevens Russ Thomas Al Ulrich Stew Shafer BASKETBALL, 1920-1921 Eddie Wentz, Captain Bill Knowlton Foch Froebe, Manager Red Daum Spike Smith Eddie Thorpe Emmer Lancaster Admiral Thornbury Swig Swigart BASEBALL, 1920 Bill Pfahl Ping Boedicker Scotty Bierce Warner Willyard Red Daum Eddie Wentz TRACK, 1920 RUSS HlLBISH Howard Kittleburger Bill Rowley Scotty Bierce 203 Buchtel Field Akron University must measure its strength in all lines of college ac- tivity. Besides providing adequate facilities for the intellectual educa- tion of the students, it is necessary that the University should provide fa- cilities adequate for the physical development of every student. Plans for the attainment of this duty have been formulated and are being car- ried out as rapidly as financial conditions will permit. Included in these plans is that for the rebuilding of Buchtel Field. It calls for the enlargement of the field, the construction of a reinforced concrete grandstand, the regrading of the entire field, the construction of two football fields, a baseball diamond, and tennis courts. To complete these improvements will require the expenditure of approximately one hundred thousand dollars. Of this sum, sixty thousand dollars have already been appropriated. Work on the new field was started in the spring of 1920 and has pro- gressed in such a manner that the greater portion of the plan has already been completed. By the purchase of additional land the size of the field has been increased by about one-fourth of the original, a new drainage system has been laid, the field has been regraded, and the football and baseball fields have been laid out. One section of the grandstand is now being constructed, and the remaining sections will be built as soon as the money is available. The unsightly board fence, so common to most athletic fields, has been eliminated by the construction of an up-to-date one of wire. Besides be- ing a decided improvement to the field, the fence is an asset to the com- munity in which the field lies. When the rebuilding of Buchtel Field is completed, the students of the University of Akron will be able to boast of an athletic field that is sec- ond to none in any Ohio Conference school. Then a new gymnasium will be the next step in the completion of the athletic expansion program. 204 206 Senior ' rom Given by the Class of 21 in honor of the Class of 22 J anuary 31, 1921 Grouse Gymnasium PATRONS AND PATRONESSES Mr. and Mrs. P. W. Litchfield Mr. and Mrs. H. Eager Mr. and Mrs. Clyde F. Reery Mr. and Mrs. Frank M. Cooke Mr. and Mrs. James P. Loomis Mr. and Mrs. Fred M. Harpham Mr. and Mrs. John W. Thomas Mr. and Mrs. E. R. Held Mr. and Mrs. George M. Anderson RECEPTION COMMITTEE Miss Maxine Leland Mr. William Rowley Miss Helen Shaffer Mr. Virgil E. Rogers Mrs. Parke R. Kolbe Dr. Parke R. Kolbe HOP COMMITTEE Mr. Rodney C. Sutton Miss Maxine Leland Miss Helen Wright Mr. Alvah Deans, Jr. Mr. James A. Weeks CHAPERONES Dr. and Mrs. Parke R. Kolbe Mr. and Mrs. Arden Hardgrove Mrs. Thompson 207 funwr :■■;-- ' ..■., . .■■:.■•:.. .■■: 208 Junior Hoft Given ay the Class of 22 in honor of the Class of 21 June 13, 1921 Crouse Gymnasium PATRONS AND PATRONESSES Mr. and Mrs. P. W. Litchfield Mr. and Mrs. F. M. Cooke Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Loomis Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Thomas Mr. and Mrs. F. A. Seiberling Mr. and Mrs. F. H. Mason Dr. and Mrs. P. R. Kolbe Mr. and Mrs. C. F. Rerry Mr. and Mrs. E. R. Held Mr. and Mrs. M. A. Knight CHAPERONES Dr. and Mrs. P. R. Kolbe Dr. and Mrs. O. E. Olin Mrs. Elizabeth Thompson Miss Carita McEbright COMMITTEE Purla Thornbury Elizabeth Iredell Dorothy Marsh Earl Rusenberg Willard Melvin 209 Informal Dance Committee William Blower Senior Roland Reed Junior A. D. Olin Sophomore 210 The series of informals of the past year have heen exceptionally successful. The success has been due to the large attendance of alumni, faculty and students. These affairs have been the meeting ground for all college groups, and their popularity indicates in some degree the college spirit. Various members of the faculty chaperoned the dances. The dance committee takes this opportunity to thank all those who have so loyally supported these college affairs and who have helped to make them such an integral part of college life. INFORMALS October 23. January 14. April 22. May 13. 211 Other Affairs Nov. 6 Nov. 20 Nov. 27 Dec. 3 Doc. 3 Dec. 10 Dec. 17 Dec. 20 Dec. 23 Dec. 28 Mar. 17 Mar. 29 April 9 April 25 April 30 May 20 May 21 May 26 June 3 June 17 -Freshman Social. -Panhellenic Dance in Crouse Gym. -Lambda Chi Alpha Dance. -Sophomore-Senior Dance. -Delta Gamma Formal at Congress Lake. -Engineers ' Ball. -Lone Star Formal. -Charity Ball. -Junior Bazaar and Dance. -Kappa Kappa Gamma Formal at University Club. -Delta Gamma St. Patrick Dance. -Panhellenic Dance at Masonic Temple. -Engineers ' Informal. -Kappa Kappa Gamma Informal. -Lone Star House Party. Phi Mu May Dance. - " A " Association Dance. -Lone Star Fish Fry. -Kappa Kappa Gamma Formal. -Zeta Alpha Epsilon Fezzy Feast. 212 213 214 Glee Clubs Francesco B. DeLeone Director Carl P. Leffler ___. Business Manager MEN ' S CLUB William Blower W. H. Pickton D. Hanawalt Earle Gudikunst George Swanson H. Margulis Carl Stump Leon Lesh C. Plesofsky Walter Stump George Marshall L. Olson Herman Eckert C. Hungerford P. Wentink R. L. Kinney Hollie Williams T. Cook Harold Snyder John Hutchison S. W. Barnes William Rowley Joe Williams C. L. Minor Floyd Major Alvah Deans W. E. Ledbetter J. E. Robinson Arthur Warren A. Hanson GIRLS ' CLUB Rfth Ackley Ada Hawk Mary Pontius Mary Allaman Barbara Himes Margaret Weaver Harriet Burt Mildred Harpster Sylvia Winer Natalie Averell Relinda Hershinow Clara Zindle Pauline Bierly B fella Kinna Edna Zindle Gladys Chamberlain Lucille Long Helen Fletcher Anna Davis May Laudenschlager Winifred Petre Louise Dilley Caroline Moore Louise Whalen PROGRAM FOR GLEE CLUB CONCERT PART I I. " The Miller ' s Wooing " Fanning U. of A. Boys ' and Girls ' Glee Clubs II. (a) " Romance " (From Suite 2 op. 27) Ries (b) " Scherzo " Van Goens J. Garfield Chapman III. (a) " Vorrei " (Could I) Tosti (b) " See " Denza (c) " My Flag " Rotoli Umberto Sorrentino IV. (a) " To Spring " Grieg (b) " And Old Dutch Dance " DeLeone (c) " Rhapsodic Hunqrois No. VI " Liszt Francesco DeLeone V. " Tosca " Aria Puccini Mr. Sorrentino 215 PART II VI. (a) " The Shadows of Evening " Ricci Girls ' Glee Club (b) " Invictus " Huhn Boys ' Glee Club VII. (a) " 0 Sole Mio " De Capua (b) " Because " D ' Hardelot (c) " Tarenlella " De Crescenzo Mr. Sorrentino VIII. (a) " Andante " (From Concerto) Tschaikowsky (b) " Canzonetta " d ' Ambrosia (c) " Ave Maria " Schubert Wilhelmj (d) " Mazurka de Concert " Musin Mr. Chapman IX. " Vesti la Giubba " (From Pagliacci) Leoncavallo Mr. Sorrentino X. " The Viking ' s Song " Fanning U. of A. Boys ' and Girls ' Glee Clubs " Alma Mater " GLEE CLUBS With the addition of Professor DeLeone to our faculty, and the conse- quent forming of our glee clubs and orchestra, music has become a real part of our school life. The glee clubs now number over sixty men and women who are at- tending practise faithfully and doing excellent work. The Akron University Glee Clubs and Orchestra in conjunction with Mr. Umberto Sorrentino, the great Italian tenor, and Mr. J. Garfield Chapman, violinist, have already given a successful concert which served to put Akron University on the map in music. Plans are being made for another concert this spring. A similar plan will be followed — some great arfist will be procured to work with our glee clubs and orchestra, prob- ably in the production of a few choice acts from Grand Opera. The orchestra is as great a success as the glee clubs. Those who were here before its formation and are still here know the vast gain in interest in our chapel exercises since its existence. Chapel hour is no longer a period to be dreaded but one to look forward to. There is a new pep and spirit about our school which is plainly a result of the coming of music to the campus of old Buchtel. Professor DeLeone is optimistic as to the future. He says that the spirit is excellent and that combined with it is plenty of real talent. He looks forward to a growing musical organization and hopes that in a few years we may have a musical department in which voice, violin, and special study of all kinds may be taken up. 210 DRAMATICS The Dramatic Study Club Presents " SIj? Mumttg nf Kttinau " at Three Thirty O ' clock Wednesday Afternoon, June Sixteenth Ninteen Hundred and Twenty CHARACTERS Prologue Miss Cheryl Crawford Kanati, Chief of the Che rokees... Mr. William F. Rowley Kudenaxe, his son Mr. Whitney E. Butler Macanaba, a Pawnee Mr. Robert Christy lkuhabi, a medicine man Mr. Jack Depue Wajiska „ „ T . , Mr. Ralph D. Palmer Logahige I Warriors j Mr Carl Hess Xikawasi ( and Mr. R. C. Brown Wagunta ' ultors (.Mr. Edw. McCormick Lilinau, daughter of the Chief Miss Helen Shaffer Napeca, her cousin Miss Leona Kohn Selu, an old squaw Miss Ethel Hawk Indians — Messrs. Raymond Lancaster, Vernon Cook, W. L. Willyard, W. F. Krotzer. Squaws and Maidens — Misses Norma Appelget, Ruth Cal- vin, Evelyn Alden, Anna Andreas, Edith Commins, Helen Gregory, Olive Henegan, Ruth Kaufman, Luisc Kraus, Maxihe Leland, Dorothy Marsh, Alice Palmer, Hazel Stevenson, Margaret Timmis. Three Episodes in the Life of a Cherokee Chief ' s Daughter. First Episode — The Miracle of Wakanda. (One year elapses.) Second Episode — The Rider of the White Horse. Third Episode — The Phantom Suitor. Place — An Indian Village. Time — Two Hundred Years Ago. 217 1 he Dramatic Study CjIuo PRESENTS (Etjarlnj a Aunt CROUSE GYMNASIUM Friday Evening, April the twenty-ninth, Nineteen hundred and twenty-one 8:15 O ' clock Vocal Solo Selected Mr. Arthur Hansen CAST: Col. Sir Francis Chcsney Mr. Jack Depue Jack Chcsney, his son Mr. Hayden Young Stephen Spettigue Mr. William Rowley Charley Wykeham Mr. Carl Hess Lord Fancourt Bahherley Mr. William Knowiton Brassell Mr. Stanford Close Donna Lucia D ' Alvadoree Miss Mary Mcllhvain Amy Spettigue Miss Margaret Timmis Kitty Verdun Miss Buella Kinna Ella Delahey Miss Harriet Burt Alma Mater Act. I. Jack Chesney ' s rooms in College. Act. II. Garden Terrace outside of Jack ' s rooms. Act. III. Living-room at Stephen Spettigue ' s house. 218 219 220 Buchtelite Staff Albert Brewster, ' 22 Editor EDITORIAL STAFF Harold Wilson, ' 21 Harold Musser, ' 21 Ralph D. Palmer, ' 22 Walter Krotzer, ' 23 Maxine Leland, ' 22 Society Editor P. L. Thornbury, ' 22 Sport Editor Roland F. Reed, ' 22 Business Manager Howard Moore, ' 22 Asst. Bus. Manager Ralph Kaufman, ' 23 Circulating Manager REPORTERS Luise Kraus, ' 21 Paul Wentink, ' 22 The Buchtelite has shown thruout the last year, what a great good a student publication can do towards pro- moting school spirit, pushing those things which are for the best interest of the school, and providing an outlet for student talent. The publication has passed thru its last year under its old constitution. Tho this year has been a very success- ful one, the staff was hampered by the limitations under which it worked. To remedy these conditions, the English department and the Student Council co-operated with the staff to produce a new constitution which would meet the new needs of greater Akron University. This constitution was voted on and accepted by the student body in the spring elections. In the future the Buchtelite will be run on a different plan which will insure, it is hoped, an even better paper. 221 Other Publications The Alumni Quarterly, as its name indicates, is a quar- terly paper published by the Alumni Association for the purpose of keeping alumni in touch with each other, and with the college affairs. Mrs. H. E. Simmons is Editor-in- Chief. The Retort is the organ of that well-known organiza- tion, the " Chem " Club. The paper, under the editorship of Isa Keck, makes its appearance bi-monthly. 222 Debate Professor McDermott Director Debate with Western Reserve. Subject: Resolved, that the Government should own and operate the coal mines. Negative Team at Reserve Lost R. F. Fletcher Paul Wentink Harry Guckeyson Affirmative Team at Home Lost James Evans Harold Snyder Emmeb Lancaster Debate with Mount Union. Subject: Resolved, that the Government should own and operate the coal mines. Negative Team at Home Won Hazel Stevenson Paul Wentink Harry Guckeyson Affirmative Team at Mount Union Lost Courtland Hungerford Harold Snyder Emmer Lancaster 223 frizes THE ASHTON PRIZES The O. C. Ashton Prizes are awarded for excellence in reading and recitation. There are three contests during the year, Senior, Junior and Sophomore, with first prizes of forty dollars, and second prizes of twenty dollars. There were no contests in 1919-1920. The prizes awarded in 1921 were: Senior Contest — January 18, 1921. George Weber First Prize Isa Keck Second Prize Sophomore Contest — April 22, 1921. Bertram St. John First Prize Vivian Naugle Second Prize TOMLINSON PRIZES Reverend I. C. Tomlinson, ' 80, offers two prizes of thirty dollars and twenty dollars ' each year to the two students of the University who present the hest papers on a subject related to the work of the Municipal University. There were no prizes given in 1919-1920. The awards for 1920- 1921 have not been made. 224 225 - ARTS COLLEGE R-O ' T-C-UNIT -V- - " z-m- ■. " : « jfe. •• . ' - • -v ,,■ fc :. w AEROPLANE PHOTO OF SANOTABlE WORK OF THE ADVANCED CLASS SHOWING A BATTALLION ORGANIZED FOR THE DEFENSIVE E.N NEER5 R.O-T.CUNtT 226 R. O. T. C. Unit OFFICERS Captain of Cadets Willard Melvin First Lieutenant .....Conrad Van Hyning Second Lieutenants ...Rolland Miller, Sidney Suloff First Sergeant Frank W. Knowlton SERGEANTS H. W. Rarnes, 1st Platoon, Arts K. E. Carter, 2nd Platoon, Arts C E. Hoelzer, 1st Platoon, Arts E. C. McCormick, 2nd Platoon, Arts J. G. Harry, 2nd Platoon, Arts N. Smith, 1st Section, Engineers J. Evans, 1st Section, Engineers R. E. Wilson, 1st Section Engineers R. P. St. John, 1st Section Engineers F. W. Remmy, 2nd Section Engineers J. Converse, 2nd Section Engineers H. Kreinberg, 2nd Section Engineers CORPORALS H. R. Johnson, 1st Platoon, Guide J. R. Andrus, 1st Platoon, Guide A. E. Rishop, 1st Platoon C. L. Shreiner, 1st Platoon R. A. Klingensmith, 1st Platoon H. C. Colley, 2nd Platoon C. F. Hill, 2nd Platoon R. R. Kaufman, 2nd Platoon D. L. VanRuskirk, 2nd Platoon A. Goodman, 1st Section Engineers T. L. Harris, 1st Section Engineers L. E. Fletcher, 1st Section Engineers R. F. Snyder, 2nd Section Engineers W. G. Patterson, 2nd Section Engineers E. E. Price, 2nd Section Engineers PRIVATES— ARTS COLLEGE J. R. Andrus G. W. Dilley C. A. Hess S. W. Rarnes L. Dix P. W. Houk J. K. Rarth G. F. Enright E. A. Irish C. W. Rrown W. C. Haas V P. Jenkins T. L. Cook R. P. Hall A. H. Johnson H. W. Holsinger 227 Priuates- -Arts — Continued H. B. Johnson W. C. Robart E. H. Kraus E. H. Ruch E. L. Kregenow R. S. Sanders W. Krotzer H. P. Schrank M. F. McChesney B. W. Stillwell W. L. McKinnon K. L. A. Strottner H. L. Margelis J. G. Shaefer L. Meeker C. M. Stump C. R. Miller J. M. SCHACHNER S. P. Miller R. R. SCHAFFNER J. A. Miller C. M. Wise H. A. MlNNICH T. McCormish R. H. Rimer H. G. Kniffin J. T. Rowley PRIVATES- -ENGINEERS 1st Section 2nd Section M. C. Barnholth J. Raldwin L. Bausher C. Benson E. Brooks A. Blackwell J. Cutleb L. Cole C. Dieter ich F. Conger J. Easton F. Glasheen H. Herbruck F. T. Harrington S. Keller B. H. Jacob R. Kinney h .1. Jordan L. McDonald L. Lesh L. Michelson C. W. Miller E. B. Miller C. L. Miner D. L. Moody W. B. Prior F. R. Moore F. Rafschenberger L. N T EI CAMP R. W. Rfch A. D. Olin B. SCHNFRR C. Plesofsky A. Schumacher W. PlCKTON G. Swan son E. Salber H. V. Yantis J. Singer G. J. Reuscher W. H. Thomas H. B. Myers R. L. Tfelings F. B. Steel W. R. Wise C. T. Waggoner H. Whiteman M. LlLLIEDALE R. Cowling J. Robinsqn R. Cooper 228 Book IV. Historic _ CU SCY J S - 229 Tree Day May 28, 1920 MORNING PROGRAM I. Chapel Exercises in Crouse Gymnasium. Music — Prof. DeLeone. II. The Lost Pleiad Buchtel Campus CAST Prologue Anna Wagner Sisyphus, King of Corinth Roland Reed Leonles Frederick Kincaid Tohnid Albert Brewster ' Isidore Ray Bohl Hermes M. Flickinger Pleione (Mother of Pleiades) Gladys Ganyard Iris Helen Bliss Dian Vivien Whigam Merope Betty Redinger Six Pleiades — Sun Maidens Sophomore Girls Place — Corinth. III. May Queen ...Betty Redinger Sponsor — Helen Shaffer. Royal Procession to Various Trees — Marshall Wm. Knowlton IV. Tree Exercises. 1. Planting of Tree of Engineering Dept Bertram St. John 2. Planting of Freshman Tree Carl Leffler 3. Sophomore Tree Parke Myers 4. Junior Tree Rolland Fox 5. Senior Tree Earl Bodicker 6. Memorial Tree. Benediction by Prof. O. E. Olin. AFTERNOON Inter-Class Track Meet, Seiberling Field, 1 :30 o ' clock. BANQUET— 6:30 P. M.— CROUSE GYMNASIUM Toastmaster President P. R. Kolbe Freshman Class— The Milky Way ...Walter Krotzer Sophomore Class — Meteors Hollie Williams Junior Class— The Sun Wm. Knowlton Senior Class — The Celestial Sphere Robert Christy Engineering Dept. — The Earth Ed. Thorpe Faculty E. W. Crecraft Music by Palmer ' s Society Orchestra. 230 231 Founder s Day January 18, 1921 Selection Orchestra Alma Mater Student Body The Buchtel of Yesterday . .Arthur Warner, ' 03 Songs Mrs. Virginia Pinner Senior Ashton Prize Contest — " The Last Lynching of Kamerun County Baymond Bich " The Governor ' s Last Levee " Hazel Stevenson " Sunshine Johnson " George Weber " The Butterfly That Stamped " Isa Keck " The Tragedy of Antigone " Mary McIllwain Selection Orchestra Decision of Judges — First Prize George Weber Second Prize Isa Keck 2:;2 Fourth Annual JvLixer University of Akron Athletic Association April 23, 1921 1 — Musical Selection U. of A. Orchestra 2 — Athletic Activities Coach Sefton 3 — Stunts — (1) Boxing Match — Slim and Shorty. (2) Chi Theta Tau. (3) Lone Star. (4) Alpha Sigma Omicron. (5) Lambda Chi Alpha. (6) Zeta Alpha Epsilon. (7) Commons Club. 4 — Songs By Everybody 5 — Academic Standing of the University.. .Prof. Simmons 6 — Talk By City Administrator Laub 7 — Presentation of Letters Dr. Kolbe 8 — Alma Mater. EATS 233 234 235 ■T fi -lt has been observed GST!. r fc_!!!! 236 ft ft . ' .r 237 238 239 Jolt es The Gold Digger " Here ' s something queer, " said the dentist. " You say this tooth has never been worked on before, but I find small flakes of gold on my in- strument. " " I think you have struck my back collar button, " moaned Hollie — Siren. At Welker ' s Dan— Hair cut, sir? Alvah — Yes, and I don ' t want any tonic, nor a massage, shampoo, singe or a shave. An engaged girl will press a man ' s trousers from eight till eleven every night, and after they are married she won ' t press ' em for love or money. It would be a pleasure to give up one ' s scat in a street car to a beautiful girl, but somehow beautiful girls seem to have other means of conveyance. Don ' t believe everything you see in print, especially if it is on a modern bottle of liquor. Do You Know Your Own School? Gudikunst was the first man to make the book store pay. Miss Haverstick is the only person who ever worked in the office who opened up every morning at eight o ' clock. Dr. Plowman is the inventor of Biology. Coach Sefton is the first coach we ever had that wasn ' t rough on the boys. Miss Findlay doesn ' t mind if you talk in the Library if you keep your mouth shut. On account of the demand for higher education, the Arts College was built up higher than the Engineering College. Mr. Crouse built our gymnasium without taking Wittenberg into con sideration. Deake Leake is not a graduate of the University of Akron. 240 Hez Simmons is the inventor of the 101 Proof, now being invented over in the chem. lab. Fred Nestelle and his troupe of fleet-footed janitors once had soap and towels in Buchtel Hall. Dean Ayer does not smoke cigarettes all the time. He sleeps eight hours every day. We firmly believe that any man who can stay at the University for four years without being killed or badly injured by a dray, automobile, or street car is well deserving of a diploma whether he passes any courses or not. " I hear Howdy was arrested for being too full. " " Yes, he was so full we had to bail him out. " " Mother, may I a-riding go? " " Yes, my sweet Lucille, " But give your friend this sound advice: " Keep one hand on the wheel. " Bill Blower — Did her father in- vite you to call again? Stan — Nope; he dared me to. Harpy — Have you made up your mind to stay in? Ethel — No. I ' ve made up my face to go out. Hitchcock — Why are the prices lower for the seats in the gallery? Ticket Seller — Because they ' re higher. Weber (passionately) — Darling, I have a secret to whisper into your ears — where are they? Now He ' s Initiated Don Darrah — You want to keep your eyes open around here todav. Knif— What for? Because people would think you are a damn fool if you go around with them shut. — Pelican. Fuzzy Was He? Haas — That new mustache of yours is a sight. Howe — Don ' t knock a mustache when it ' s down. 241 242 No, George tta, if a man prof married a lady prof you wouldn ' t call their children prophets. Dr. Plowman on Neurology — What are the sensations of the vestibule? Margaret W. (stamping her foot) — I refuse to answer such a personal question. After looking over the new spring styles, Red Damn has decided to be- come a ladies ' tailor. Plowman — What is the meaning of vortex? Morganstern — Oh, I know. It ' s the extra cent on ice cream and movies. " You say you became drunk after kissing Marie? " " Yes, she used a little stick on her lips. " She Said She ' d... Go Through Anything With.. Me So She Started On My Bank Account Questionable Friends One who gives you the last dance on a twenty-dance programme. One who drops in your room about twelve bells to tell you in minute detail everything he knows and a good many things he doesn ' t. One who lends you a ten-spot and actually expects it back the same week. One who looks out for the girl back home. One who asks you over for a social game and takes away every cent you have. — Punch Bowl. True Enough A young colored couple were sitting at the foot of the Statue of Lib- erty. Henry was holding Mandy ' s hand. " Henry, " said Mandy, " does you-all know why dey has such small little lights on the Statue o ' Liberty? " " Ah dunno, " replied the Ethiopian swain, " unless it ' s because de less light, de mo ' liberty. " — Pelican. 243 TELL ME TOO WHY IGNORANCE S BUSS fOXTEUS ONE. c X FRESHMEN RAHY H E L L O n o i • . " ' I 244 Bill K. — I expect to make my fortune pressing " suits. Red Damn — Ah, a college tailor! Bill — Naw, a lawyer. No, Isa, there ' s nothing new under the sun, but lots of ' em hunt for it after the sun ' s down. St. John — I couldn ' t see the girl who went by the window. What did you think of her? MacDonald — You ' re right. Blissy — I wish I could improve my dancing. Dee — The feeling is mutual. She ' s A. Wonderful Queen.. But I ' m S m Not Thr . ■T ' King Who..... wT c v m Has The wjj ym MW i k r ac w T + vrtr- ROMANCE — L ANGUAGE! ! Go With Her — Daddy Olin — Now I put the number seven on the board. What comes into your mind? Class (in unison) — Eleven. Professor McDermott — Success, gentlemen, has four conditions. Voice From Back Row — Tough luck, the Dean will kick it out of college. Ten Things Men Hate 1 — Publicity. 2— Dates. 3 — The " wimmen. " 4 — Being flattered. 5 — Having you agree with them. 6 — Women ' s supposed inferiority. 7— Food. 8 — Favorable comment. 9 — A uniform. 10 — Themselves. — Sun Dial. McCullough had written on the back of a theme: " Please write more legibly. " Next day — " Professor, what is this you have put on my theme? " " Do you love me, John? " " Sure. " " Then why don ' t your chest go up and down like the man in the movies? " 245 246 Froebe — My career at college is like an open book. Dorothy — Illustrated with cuts, I suppose. Kaufman — Pa won ' t let me use the machine any more. Wortie— Why? Kaufman — I forgot to clean the hairpins out of it last night. " Here comes Hazel. Isn ' t she a keen little dame? " " Yes, watch her cut me. " Musser? " What do you call a man who plays a saxiphone? " ' ' It depends upon how rotten he is. " A woman talks less in February than in any other month. There are only twenty-eight days in that month. Polly (jealously) — I have seen you running around with a lot of men. Gloria — But, dear, I am on my last lap now. Dean Spanton — I bid you good morning. Howdy (still groggy) — I ' ll raise you ten. Griff — Say, Alvah, where ' s your frat pin? Alvah (ex-S. A. T. C.)— Why, I lost it in action. ' ' You look tired, Eddie. You must have been missing sleep. " " Yes, I haven ' t been to economics this week. " Jack Built Better Than He Knew Betty — Had a date with Jack last night. He ' s lovely. Co-ed I — Betty had a date last night with Jack, and she ' s in love with him. Co-ed II — Betty had a date with Jack last night, and they ' re so deeply in love with each other they don ' t know what to do. She ' s wearing his pin. Co-ed III — Betty had a date with Jack last night and they ' re so much in love she ' s wearing his pin, and he ' s going to get her a ring tomorrow. Co-ed IV — Betty had a date with Jack last night, and they ' re so much in love that she ' s wearing bis pin and an engagement ring, and they ' re iooking at plain gold bands. Co-ed V — Betty had a date last night with Jack, and they ' re so much in love that she ' s wearing his pin and ring and they ' re going to elope tonight. Co-ed VI — I heard that Betty and Jack were married. Is it so? Moral — Never use an adjective when talking to a co-ed. — Sun Dial. 247 248 Clen Emmons — Good morning, little one. Haven ' t I met yon before? W. W. — It ' s quite likely. I used to be a nurse in the insane asylum. DeLeone — How those old songs do haunt me. Spec — They should. You ' ve often murdered them. Visitor to Dr. Kolbe — Dr., how many professors work here? Dr. Kolbe — Oh, about two-thirds of them. Daddy Egbert (gazing at his hair brush, absent-mindedly) — My, 1 need a shave. Charlie Bulger — Who ' s there? Burglar — Lie still and be quiet. I ' m looking for money. Charlie — Wait, and I ' ll get up and help you look. Frosh (running up to Miss Weeks) — Information given out here? Miss Weeks (wearily) — It has. An old gossip is a young flirt gone to seed. " Fire razes house to ground. " — Akron Times. And now the landlord can ' t raise the rent until he raises another house. Pray what would happen if men said what they thought and women thought what they said? Perhaps the camera doesn ' t lie, but some of us have often found it very insulting. When two men friends meet they want to play a game of pool. When two girls meet they want to try on each other ' s hats. Si Si Senior Conductor — Watch your step, Miss. Sophie — It is not necessary, there are several sapheads behind doing that. — Wampus. Sure? Prof. — What are the exports of Virginia? Stude — Tobacco and livestock, sir. Prof. — Livestock? What kinds of livestock? Stude — Camels, sir. — Awgwan. Love — sighed the debutante — is a wonderful, thrilling thing. Love — asserted the Spinster — is a fleeting, elusive substance. Love — rasped the husband — is something that was but isn ' t. Love— questioned the prohibitionist — what is love? — Widow. 249 ■ I a ' ft- ■ -4 5TUDE5 Present and Past 250 Necessity is the mother of invention, but it must have been the daugh- ter who gave the world the lipstick. " FIRE DESTROYS BARN AND STOCK. " — News Item. How many quarts? Too bad. " I ' ll have to raise your rent, " said the landlord. " You will, eh? " sneered the tenant. " Well, suppose I refuse to pay it. What ' ll be your next move then? " " The next move, in that case, " said the landlord, " will be yours. " Ladies first — it gives a fellow something to look forward to. Cheer up, co-eds. Even a lightning rod is attractive in its own way. Some people insist there ' s nothing like being in on the ground floor, whiie_olhers these days are satisfied with the cellar. The Professor The Professor throws his shoulders back and straightens out his tie, And says, " My friends, unless it rains the weather will be dry. " And when this thought into our brains has percolated through, We common people nod our heads and loudly cry, " How true! " The Professor blows his massive nose and clears his august throat, And says, " The ship will never sink so long as it ' s afloat. " Whereat we roll our solemn eyes, applaud with main and might, And slap each other on the back, the while we say " He ' s right. " The Professor waxes stern and warm, his drone becomes a roar, He yells, " I say to you, my friends, that two and two make four. " And thereupon our doubts dissolve, our fears are put to rout, And we agree that here ' s a man who knows what he ' s about. Howe — You say this theme is entirely the result of your own efforts? Fox — Absolutely, sir. I spent two days finding somebody who had it written up. Nellie — I see the referee penalized the team 10 yards because Eddie was holding. Sophie — What a shame! I warned him last night to keep his mind on the game. Prophetic Dean Spanton — What is there to substantiate the opinion that Shakes- peare was a prophet? Van Hyning — He was foretelling the era of home brew when he wrote the receipt for Witches ' Broth in " Macbeth. " 251 TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN : I cheerfully recommend my old girl to any young man wanting a suitable dating companion for next year. She is a good dancer physically and morally. She is a good looker. She is a good listener. She isn ' t too good. She is an excellent pedestrian, in fact, she will always say she likes to walk, although she is not prejudiced against a car. She is a woman of deep emotions whom only you will be able to thrill. She has, to the best of my knowledge, absolutely no ideas of her own on any subject, except you. My sole and simole reason for quitting her is that I am leaving school. Treat her right. She likes to be treated. At the Prom She sat alone. The bright decorations of the gym brought out the delicate texture of her skin. Her soft brown hair was like the shimmering waves of the ocean, her eyes as blue as the azure sky. Every line of her evening gown spelled class and refinement. Surely she must be one of the 400. Would this exquisite piece of femininity dance with him? Hesitating- ly he approached her and bowing low asked for the dance. Coldly she surveyed him and then in a voice that sounded like the musical ripple of a brook she answered, " Naw! I ' ll dance wid th ' guy what brung me. " There ' s an awful difference between the girl who is kittenish and the one who is cattv. It ' s sometimes bad taste to kiss a girl who uses a lipstick. Grab ' Em Young If you love me, tay tow, If you don ' t love me, tay tow; If you love me, tweeze my hand, Rut don ' t keep me titting on dese told teps All night long. I ' ll freeze to deff. Damit. Olson (to dentist) — Say, there ' s something the matter with that fdl ing you put in my back tooth last week. Every time I hit it with my knife it pains me. How Rude " Don ' t kiss me, please! " sweet Mary cried, " It isn ' t customary. " And the, oh, then, you should have heard That fellow cus-to-Mary! 253 254 Did You Ever? A famous philosopher has said that nothing is impossible. But did you ever try — To get a date with Peg Washburn. To talk in the library. To shoot craps in Buchtel Hall. To keep a clean shirt in Akron. To get in the gym on the night of a big game. To wash your hands in any of the college buildings. To fill your fountain pen with ink in the office. To go swimming in our swimming pool. To reduce. To look innocent while cutting. To find out what a woman is thinking about. To understand calculus. To study in a fraternity house. To get a piece of candy at the book store for nothing. To get rough with an engineer. To get one of Sharer ' s lessons. To get a seat in a street car and keep it away from a standing woman. To find how some guys get such grades. To pass physics. To make Plesofsky keep notices off the bulletin board. To break up a session in the men ' s smoking room in Engineering College. To make more noise than Dieterich. To stop McJoynt from talking on methods. To get Joy without Bliss. To figure Bed Kregenow ' s haircut. To use Pussyfoot ' s gestures. To find Maxine Leland without Musser. To try to argue with Prof. Crecraft. To figure Jenkins ' drag. At the Prom " I can ' t give away any more dances, my girl has a sore foot. " " But you have been dancing with her all evening. " " That ' s all right, I know which one it is. " — Froth. Start a Pawn Shop " I see Carney has another new car. " " Yeh, he can afford it. He goes to every Prom you know — " " Uh huh. " " And always parks his boat right outside the gym door. " " Yeh. " " Well, he told me that last Prom he swept up four vanity bags, a cou- ple of fat wallets, a wrist watch and a quart of miscellaneous jewelry from his back seat. " — Tiger. 255 256 =a One, Two and Out One — Do you know that girl over there? Two— No. One — Didn ' t think so. Two— Why? One — She looks like a nice girl. — Jester. And Give Higher Marks " ' They say that the prof ' s ought to have higher salaries. " " Who say? " " The profs. " — Record. No Room Mary — Jack said he always kept me in mind. Ann — Are you used to such cramped quarters, dear? — Jack o ' Lantern. Leap Year Lois — Was Joe on his knees when he proposed to you? Louise D. — No, I was. — Voo Doo. Wow! Dido — Do you remember when you were first struck by my beauty? Aeneas — Yes, dearest. It was at the masked ball. — Sun Dial. Editor — Did you ever read proof? Would-be Staff — Naw, who wrote it?— Ex. Bad Luck " When I was coming home last night I saw a man skulking along in the shadows, " said Marguerite at the dinner table. " Oh, how I ran! " " And couldn ' t you catch him? " asked her kid brother naively. — Punch Bowl. " You said you would die for me. " " Yes, dearest. " " Then why couldn ' t I drive your car last night? " If you can ' t laugh at the jokes of this age, Laugh at the age of these jokes. THE END. 257 258 CALENDAR 259 Calendi ar SEPTEMBER 15 — Wednesday: Greater-Akron University is here. School opens better and bigger than ever. Speck introduces his " danty " horse. 16 — Thursday: Owing to delay shipments, Professor Fox is unable to fill any mail orders for biology instruments. 17 — Friday: Freshman Reception at gym. The official once over is given to all the Frosh. An addition to the Sefton family is announced. 18 — Saturday: Book store opens new candy department. Tough luck, Nettie. 19 — Sunday: Frosh women have first big league dates. 20 — Monday: Side entrances and rear doors suddenly become popular. Pi Kappa Epsilon smoker for Alumni. 21 — Tuesday: Bob Christy begins his tenth year with us. Long may he stick, the only living member of the Mystic Eight. 22 — Wednesday: Largest football squad out in the history of the school. Watch us grow. 23 — Thursday: Dutch Werner surveys the conquered territory for the last time. 24 — Friday: Prof. DeLeone injects pep into chapel with a snappy orchestra. 25 — Saturday: All Friday night dates late for eight o ' clock classes. 2(5 — Sunday: Several Z A E ' s throw a past season picnic at Tekenink. 27 — Monday: Measures have been taken to heat the front steps during the coming fall days. First meeting Chem. Club. 28 — Tuesday: Professor Simmons has developed a new still which he says will surprise even the most hopeful. 29 — Wednesday: The Lit. Club plans to offer to its members two four-round boxing contests at its next meeting. 30 — Thursday: Lam Chi Alumni dinner at University Club. Not bad! OCTOBEK 1 — Friday: Lucille Long and Glee Clubs offer selections in chapel. DeLeone is surely earning his money. 2 — Saturday: First glimpse of our brand new football team. Quite a glimpse! Akron 51, Defiance 0. 3 — Sunday: Akron U dates collected at Liberty Theatre. 4 — Monday: Senior Dietetics class visits City Hospital. First meeting Biology Club. Eats? I ' ll say! 5 — Tuesday: Evening classes reach enrollment of 200. Alumni smoker at Lone Star house, (i — Wednesday: Blissy returns to school. Another of the old guard on the job. 7 — Thursday: Women ' s League holds suffragist meeting in women ' s rooms. 8 — Friday: Women ' s League Tag Day. Who could resist Isa Keck? Frosh win their contest 4 to 0. Four Sophs are knocked dizzy. 9 — Saturday: Again our football team works. Akron 13, Reserve 0. 10 — Sunday: Football men have a day off. Miss Whitaker and others arrive at Kenmore boathouse at 2 a. m. How shocking! 260 11 — Monday: Meeting of Chemistry Club. Hard cider was served. 12 — Tuesday: Daddy Egbert leaves us for the day to honor Case with his presence. Whig collects some Tel-Buch material. 13 — " Wednesday: Dean Aver invests in a new pipe, much to the relief of the office help. 14 — Thursdav: Dr. McCullough entertained with a little soft shoe dancing at the first ' meeting of the Lit Club. The members are all hoping to pass their Lit. Courses, number 29. 15 — Friday: Lungfest held at gym in preparation for Baldwin-Wallace. 16 — Saturday: Baldwin-Wallace tried to treat us rough but the casualties were on the other side and very heavy. Akron 21, B.-W. 0. 17 — Sunday: Al Brewster again marches southwestward. 18 — Monday: Bad day but damn fine weather. Dr. McCullough says he will not have his students disturb Mr. Howe. 19 — Tuesday: Usual riot in all fraternities and sororities. 20 — Wednesday: Judge Bodgers got two new tires for his race-about. 21 — Thursday: Interfraternity Scholarship Banquet at University Club. 22 — Friday: Organization of " A " Club and mixer at gym. 23 — Saturday: The Case Jinx is unbeatable. Case 7, Akron 0. First Informal Wrestle. 24 — Sunday: Many sore feet from dance. We surely need a larger gym. 25 — Monday: First snowstorm of year. Atmosphere very chilly, grades coming out Wednesday. 26 — Tuesday: Directors vote us more money. We sure need some new equip- ment. 27 — Wednesday: The Alpha Sigma Omicron Fraternity blossoms forth with a new house. Good luck, Brother Gangsters. 28 — Thursday: Honor night for Glee Club. Twenty-five turned out. Hard-boiled Olson maltreats freshmen. 29 — Friday: No classes tomorrow! It sure is a grand feeling. 30 — Saturday: Everyone raced everyone else to Alliance, and everyone beat everyone back. Mt. Union 26, Akron 0. 31 — Sunday: Our spiritual side is developed. NOVEMBEB 1 — Monday : Annual day of hard feelings. Sorority Pledge Day. 2 — Tuesday: Miss Tweedie gassed her classes today in a powerful offensive. 3 — Wednesday: East Bichfield was the scene of a wild shimmy. 4 — Thursday : Lam Chis observe Founder ' s Day at the University Club. 5 — Friday: Arts freshmen knocked 56 whole numbers out of the Engineering freshmen at Buchtel Field. 6 — Saturday: Hiram came down for their usual trimming 14 to 7. Freshman- Junior party at gym. 7 — Sunday: Mr. Howe has his usual Sunday date. 8 — Monday: Dr. McCullough gives an illustrated lecture on the works of Emma Goldman. 9 — Tuesday: Lam Chis get a new house. Good luck, Brothers. 10 — Wednesday: Fred gets out the hand rails for the front steps. 261 11- 12- 13- 14- 15- 16- 17- 18- 19- 20- 21- 22- 23- 24- 25- 26- 27- 28- 29- 30- -Thursday: Senior girls throw wild stunt in Girl ' s rooms. -Friday: Another of those homewrecking dances at the Par- ish House. -Saturday: Lone Stars conduct a shimmy at their house. Wooster 14, Akron 0. -Sunday: Hitchcock goes to church and puts a lead quarter on the plate. -Monday: Biology Club and Physics Club meet. Kappa ' s give dance at Gloria ' s. -Tuesday: Beaucoup Brunei- and Helen Gregory announce that married the day of the Junior Hop. -Wednesday: Musser blows valve number 4 on his saxophone out of com mission. -Thursday: Dr. Plowman works us up to a high pitch over -Friday: No dance — the world is surely an awful place to -Saturday: Akron must have thrown up the sponge. Ohio Reedy takes A. C. and Y. out to Merriman Road Professor Boh] and Dr. Plowman hold confab over Frosh biolo- Geraldine Markle breaks arm in getting to Daddy Olin ' s 8:00 before or Company -Sunday : -Monday gists. -Tuesday o ' clock class -Wednesday: Nobody has lessons. It is not customary the day after vacations. Miss Tweedie gives a tea party in her rooms] discuss " Sacred and Profane Love. " -Thursday: Thanksgiving vacation. Admiral goes to Norwalk. Friday: Ackerman rides bumpers to Poughkeepsie. Howe steps out in a " gob " suit. Faculty Masquerade. Saturday: Fox purchases large size bottle Bromo Seltzer. -Sunday: The day before a blue, blue Monday. When you are happy, never wonder why. -Monday: Spring is here again. Dr. Plowman ' s fishworms come up for exercise. -Tuesday: Spicer car makes record run — downtown to school in fifteen minutes. Watch the N. O. T. they were the Euglena. live in. U. 39, Akron 0. DECEMBER 1 — Wednesday: Coach Sefton buys a pair of trick trousers. 2 — Thursday: Forty men out for basketball. Looks like a third successive championship. 3 — Friday: Senior-Sophomore party at gym. Good dance, Sophs. Delta Gamma dance at Congress Lake. Senior Class basketball team wins championship. Al Uhlrich sits up in wheel chair for first time after seven weeks Miss Tweedie is caught going up the men ' s stairway again. Dr. Crecraft surprises students and arrives on time for an eight 4 — Saturday 5 — Sunday : in bed. 6 — Monday : 7 — Tuesday o ' clock. 8 — Wednesday: Interfraternity Council meets and does nothing as usual 9 — Thursday: Interfraternity rushing party at Star House. 10 — Friday: Rivet Slingers Ball at gym. All members attend. j 11 — Saturday: Hang-over from Howdy Moore ' s hard cider. 12 — Sunday: Dr. Plowman escapes with life at Lance and Helmet initiation. 13 — Monday: Physics Club meets and Prof. Householder talks. 14 — Tuesday: 3456 minutes until vacation. Hazel ran over a ______ traffic cop today. She got away. 15 — Wednesday: Dr. Rockwell has the jump on the rest of the Profs in shoot ing the bull ' s eye. Dr. Crecraft was a close second. 262 16 — Thursday: Studying seems so far when vacation is so near. 17 — Friday: Lone Star Informal at the University Club. 18 — Saturday: Fred Nestelle and his gang of speed merchants thank heaven as vacation starts. 19 — Sunday: Terrible life — only one dance a night to look forward to during vacation. 20 — Monday : The annual Christmas riot begins with only one person killed. The janitors do their bit by spread- ing insect powder on the campus. 21 — Tuesday : Things would be wonderful if we didn ' t have to eat and sleep. 22 — Wednesday: New jazzers at South Main Country Club. Meeting of all members. 23 — Thursday: A regular bazaar at the gym. Why shop elsewhere? Pauline Place took a shot for the Kewpie doll — she cut the string above the target. 24 — Friday: Bill Knowlton and Walt Haas celebrate the coming of Christmas. 25 — Saturday: Santa Claus comes! Gloria only gets a Packard roadster. Ain ' t it tough though? 26 — Sunday: Two Sundays in a row makes an awful combination. 27 — Monday: H. Thomas does a big business at Leatherman ' s. 28 — Tuesday: Cornell Masque puts on Martini. Wait till our musical comedy company starts up. 29 — Wednesday: The Three Skulls hold their usual session. 30 — Thursday : Kappa ' s formal dance at the University Club. 31 — Fridav: New Year ' s Eve. The annual drunken dance is at hand. 1921 JANUARY 1 — Saturday : Resolutions made for the new year are given a tryout. We certainly hope they won ' t be kept. This world would be a bore If all New Year ' s resolutions would be kept. 2 — Sunday: Our troubles are here again. The day before school. 3 — Monday: Were we ever in school? 4 — Tuesday: Light is put on all subjects. The new lighting system is installed. 5 — Wednesday: Froebe is suspended from the Butter Cutter ' s Union because of an ounce mistake in one transaction. 6 — Thursday: Speck Leffler starts on a ticket selling campaign again. Keep your hand on your pocket. 7 — Friday: Our new basketball team makes its debut. Akron, 28, Baldwin-Wallace 25. It was pretty near a fizzle instead of a debut. 8 — Saturday: Classes were held at the South Main Country Club, Saturday evening. 9 — Sunday: Inventory day. Have we kept our resolutions? 10 — Monday: Coach Sefton addresses the basketball squad on the " Wonders of Nature. " 11 — Tuesday: Prexy Tuller says that Gloria and Polly are married but I guess Prexy is wrong again. 263 12 — Wednesday: A cigar stand has been installed in the lobby of Buehtel Hall. It is assured of success by the first day ' s sales. 13 — Thursday: Dee Miller seen studying in the Library. 14 — Friday: Second Informal in gym. It sure was a sticky dance. Coach and his rosin will ne ' er be parted. 15 — Saturday: Akron 58, Defiance 12. A slow and uninteresting game. 16 — Sunday: Lynn Carney and Grace Lee have a date, much to the surprise of the student body. 17 — Monday: Prof. Provezeza gives a very interesting lecture to the Russian Club. 18 — Tuesday: Founder ' s Day. Weber wins Ashton Prize Contest. Afternoon Classes held at the Colonial. Red Kregenow says that watch never would run! 19 — Wednesday: Reedy combs his hair with a piece of fat. 20 — Thursday: Miss Tweedie — " Isn ' t that a nasty word? " 21 — Friday: We treat Reserve rather rough. They get only one field goal. 22 — Saturday: Coach still very shaky about our Championship team. 23 — Sunday: No dates. Exams tomorrow. The only chance the Profs have to get revenge. 24 — Monday: Cram week is upon us. We pray for mercy. Cheryl Crawford deserts the old stamping ground. 25 — Tuesday: Examinations never were a just test for knowl- edge anyway. Ask Musser. 26 — Wednesday: More blank expressions never were seen. Blank expressions mean intense thought. Brains is some- thing we ain ' t got nothing else but. 27 — Thursday: The Goodyear ' s financial trouble is all imagi- nation. The Business Finance Class solved it in their exams. 28— Friday: Case 12, Akron 38. Looks a lot better. 29 — Saturday: Akron 32, Hiram 8. Still better. Miss Tweedie knocks our ears down with a Spanish Exam. 30 — Sunday: We spend all day collecting an outfit for the Senior Prom. 31 — Monday: The best dance of years, the Senior Prom. The meanest orches- tra ever heard in the old gym. Mrs. Thompson is very much worried about Moonlight Dances. FEBRUARY 1 — Tuesday: No classes for some. Reginning of Second Semester. Death of Par Law. 2 — Wednesday: Prof. Sharer passes a few so he will have something to do. 3 — Thursday: Formation of the Commons Club and an- nouncement of Chi Theta Tau fraternity. Welcome, Oh ye fellow apaches! 4 — Friday: Akron 21, Wooster 19. Pretty tough game. Moke Langer saved the day. 5 — Saturday: Glee Club Concert. Sorrentino and Chapman make a very favor- able impression. Reception at Lam Chi house. — Isn ' t Sorrentino a dear? 6 — Sunday: Admiral spends the day on Jefferson Ave. 264 i— 7 — Monday: Fox seen chasing a beautiful specimen of cat towards Barberton. 8 — Tuesday : It sure is an awful job trying to keep track of all the new freshmen women. 9 — Wednesday: Prof. Schmidt plants dandelions in his hot- bed. Has anyone got any bottles for sale? 10 — Thursday: Spring is with us for a day. 11 — Friday: We lose our first basketball game. Wittenberg 36, Akron 12. We will get them next time. 12 — Saturday: Howdy Moore got a case today. A woman, I mean. 13 — Sunday: Seniors try out new frosh girls. 14 — Monday: Janitors wash windows. Spring is here. 15 — Tuesday: Calendar man indisposed. 16 — Wednesday: Dr. Plowman lectures hygiene class on ' ' the evils of drinking hair tonic. " Lam Chi Convention Dance at Elks Club. 17 — Thursday: are bright. We beat Cincinnati 24 to 19. Hopes for a third championship 18 — Friday: Gossip kills more souls than vice. Sorority women take notice. 19 — Saturday: Take Miami over 28 to 25. Wittenberg next. 20 — Sunday: Full many a race is lost Ere even a step is run; And many a coward fails Ere even his work ' s begun; Think big and your deeds will grow, Think small and you ' ll fall behind; Think what you can and you will It ' s all in the state of mind. 21 — Monday: We fall before a bigger and faster team. Our championship goes up in smoke. Wittenberg 28, Akron 17. 22 — Tuesday: Keep your feet on the ground and your mind on Heaven. 23 — Wednesday: Our rifle team defeats John Hopkins by proxy. 24 — Thursday: Many bone-rimmed glasses are seen around school with not much behind them. 25 — Friday: Daddy Olin goes to the burlesque again this week. He is doing research work. There should be experts in this line around school. 26 — Saturday: We wallop Wooster 36 to 16. 27 — Sunday: Nothing is harder on a man ' s reputation than two women on a Sunday night. 28 — Monday: Sigma Delta Theta open their rooms in the library. Good Luck, girls. MARCH 1 — Tuesday: Gauss — " Were you absent yesterday, Kittelberger? " Kittelberger — " Yessir. " Gauss — " Well, who else was absent beside you? " 2 — Wednesday: The varsity gives the old-timers a lesson in basketball. Varsity 24, Alumni 20. 3 — Thursday: When you see a student sleeping in chapel, remember that it isn ' t his choice of a place to sleep. 265 4 — Friday: We wallop Kenyon 39 to 26. Subs all get a chance. 5 — Saturday: Sharer celebrated his twentieth birthday, but not recently. Mc- Dermott and Householder play 500 until 1:00 a. m. 6 — Sunday: Virtue is its own reward, and too often its only reward. 7 — Monday: Physics department has received a potentiometer. Why get a potentiometer when none of us have potentiotis? 8 — Tuesday: Hall of Fame — Froebe has his Spanish lesson. 9 — Wednesday: Peg Timmis starts the spring parking on the front steps. 10 — Thursday: H. Thomas sold forty " stacks of wheat " in thirty minutes. This stands as Leatherman ' s official record. 11 — Friday: Goddard shoots us in a group, and then, not satis- fied shoots us separately. 12 — Saturday: We take another fall out of Case. Akron 34, Case 26. 13 — Sunday: Basketball men break training and step out. 14 — Monday: Engineers are overjoyed at the thought of having] co-eds in the Engineering School next year. 15 — Tuesday: Contract is let for our stadium. The Yale Bowl will look like a saucer when we get our field completed. 16 — Wednesday: Alvah has his last year ' s suit cleaned up for Easter. 17 — Thursday : Fred manicures the front steps for the spring parking season. Delta Gamma St. Patrick ' s dance at Doris Cauflield ' s. 18 — Friday: Peanuts Melvin stars in Inter-Organization basketball tournament. 19 — Saturday: Zates win basketball tournament. Spring vacation starts. 2(1 — Sunday: A day of rest. 21 — Monday: House cleaning time in all fraternities. Froebe certainly wields a nasty mop. 22 — Tuesday: Ed Kregenow says that a farmer always dresses up his scarecrow in men ' s clothes because if he didn ' t and had it dolled up in women ' s clothes, there would always be some old bird hanging around. 23 — Wednesday: Spring is here, again. The girls get out their furs. Wentink appears in last year ' s straw lid, and a boisterous tie. 24 — Thursday: In spite of the fact that the " best minds " have been called to conference by President Harding, none of our profs are missing. 25 — Friday: Hez Simmons is in favor of keeping the tax and letting the govern- ment have the income. 26 — Saturday: Gloria steps out and gets married. Well she sure had ' em all guessing anyway. 27 — Sunday: Easter Sunday. We help support Akron concerns by buying new Easter hats, etc. 28 — Monday: Miss McEbright awakens with gestures, repeating — Ji_ " Ye call me chief. " Pan Hel dance at Masonic Temple. Not Bored, Of Course Becky (to Colley) — " Oh dear, isn ' t this the longest dance? " 29 — Tuesday: Our baseball team looks fine so far, with Admiral and Ellis toss- ing the pill. 30 — Wednesday: Griz Eckert goes out to Enoch ' s house. 31 — Thursday: Claude Emmons says — " An affinity is a woman who will cook your goose but not your dinner! " APBIL -Friday: Daddy Egbert came into class with a bunch of exam papers, passing them out he went to the board and wrote — " April Fool! " After 266 -Saturday: Kaufman ' s father is working his way through col- lege. D " ! fine day! D — ! fine day! 3 — Sunday: Dee Miller spends the day Blissfully. 4 — Monday : Peg Timmis attends the Ladies Guild of the W. C. T. U. The meeting was in the form of a smoker for new members. 5 — Tuesday : It used to be that only the wild women smoked, but now you can ' t tell whether they are wild or not. 6 — Wednesday: It ' s a good thing we have friends who attend eastern schools, so they can tell us what ' s new and best in the world. 7 — Thursday: Minnie Lowbrow attended " The Great Mogul " in Cleveland last night in company of Jerry Pennybinkle. They had a cup of coffee at Leatherman ' s after the show. (Buchtelite Notes.) 8 — Friday: Tubby Wilson ' s name appears in the " Hall of Fame. " This thing is certainly getting to be a joke. I suppose Walt Haas ' s picture will be in next. 9 — Saturday: String Denison sues Hollie Williams for breach of promise in our Supreme Court. Wentink and Gudikunst have quite a battle. Case con- tinued. 10 — Sunday: Hollie goes out to try to fix it up, but loses ground. 11 — Monday: Case ended. String Denison gets $12,000 damages from Hollie. She sure will be a rich woman before she dies. 12 — Tuesday: Engineers are sure manicuring our front lawn. 13 — Wednesday: Fathers-Mothers-Faculty-Alumni reception at Lone Star house. 14 — Thursday: Sara Keating blossoms forth wearing a new Ford coupe. 15 — Friday: Mt. Union-Akron debate. Let us at ' em. Loud tie day. Sawyer and Hollie get the prizes. iiik ' 16 — Saturday: Track meet with Case. 17 — Sunday: To avoid pains in later life, take pains now. Harpy uses this " date " to type for Tel-Buch. 18 — Monday: Attention, Freshmen! A man who gets too big for his shoes is apt to finish up barefooted. It ' s all ofT! What?— Why, Mr. Howe ' s mustache! 19 — Tuesday: They say we should chalk up every lie as a liability. Some of our profs sure would be bankrupt if they did this. 20 — Wednesday: A good many students are still guessing at Pussyfoot ' s methods. He shows no partiality, he gives them all low grades. Phi Sigma is formally installed. 21 — Thursday: Wine of pepsin is now a national tonic. A full pint for a dollar and a half at any drug store. 22 — Friday: Sophomore Ashton Prize Contest. Third Informal in the gym. They sure are far between this year. Miss Whitaker was heard to say this noon — " It ' s too bad Mr. Howe shaved off his mustache. I was just getting used to it, too! " 23 — Saturday: Athletic Mixer at the gym. It sure was a good program all around. Ping Boedicker and his duck-hunting act were missed however. We play Case in baseball. 24 — Sunday : We get fast on Reverend Fast ' s sermon. 25 — Monday: Since the girls are bobbing their hair, we can hardly tell whether we are in grade school or in college. Endres, Berrodin, and Ackerman attend the meeting of American Chemists ' society at Rochester. 267 26 — Tuesday: Foster chewed a blotter today instead of going to Roger ' s class. He claims the blotter is not so dry. 27 — Wednesday: Miss Stinson had the Home Econoniics class out sandpapering a bench today. 28 — Thursday: Mr. Howe blossoms forth in an Atlantic City overcoat and says it is unfortunate that the loud tie day came off already. Glee Clubs ' Wop supper. 29 — Friday: Charlie ' s Aunt is seen in the gvm. Mary Mac has the heavy roll. Rowley acts like King Solomon. Baseball team gets a crack at Reserve. 30 — Saturday: We romp today with Mt. Union in a track meet. MAY 1 — Sunday: Skeet Wise seen out with a trained nurse. She didn ' t need it. 2 — Monday: Prof. Householder is working out a new communication system. He says he saw where the price of clothes had taken a tumble but is wondering when the retailers will gel the news. 3 — Tuesday: Too many chemists spoil the hootch. 4 — Wednesday: Prof. Rockwell is observing the Blue Laws by putting clothes on his statuary. 5 — Thursday: Our fair co-eds are in for all higher things. They lift their eyebrows. They heighten their complexions. They tilt their chins. They elevate their skirts. They build up their heels. They cut their hair. 6 — Friday: Our baseball team Fords to Hiram. They expect to get back to this country by Saturday. 7 — Saturday: Mae Tweedie and Howe take a stroll. Hiram returns the compli- ment and visits us for a track meet. 8 — Sunday: GriHin purchases a new supply of Mail Pouch, i) — Monday: The temperature goes up again. 10 — Tuesday: Dr. Plowman, Dr. Fox and Dr. Henegan hold a 12- q_ hour consultation over a rare case of barber ' s itch. 11 — Wednesday: Admiral gets his dates mixed again. Three dates in an evening is too many for any man. 12 — Thursday: Man is made of dust. Along comes the water wagon of fate and his name is mud. We, that is, our baseball team g travel to Case. 13 — Friday: Fourth Informal at the gym. 14 — Saturday: The Wooster baseball team pays us a visit. 15 — Sunday: Dean Spanton travels to Cuyahoga Falls to give a sermon. 16 — Monday: Peanuts Melvin reads a paper before the Biology Club entitled, " You can never judge the length of a woman ' s tongue by the size of her mouth. " 17 — Tuesday: The Phi Mus and their serenade will never be forgotten. Forget them? How could we? 18 — Wednesday: Everything has gone down but Gudi ' s paper and envelopes. They are stationery. 19 — Thursday: Dear Editor. — What is a Peruvian Phump? — P. Dufingle. An animal found in the Arctic Circle and having two or more speeds. 268 ' A " Association 20 — Friday: Baseball team goes to Ohio U. Phi Mu dance. 21 — Saturday: Track team goes to Tiffin to meet Heidelberg. ' dance at gym. Z A E Stag Banquet. 22 — Sunday: Hez Simmons has a blowout and his Sunday is ruined. Ed Kregenow goes home to milk. 23 — Monday: In Memorian for Gloria: The young man led for a heart, The maid for a diamond played, The old man came down with a club, And the sexton used a spade. 24 — Tuesday : Al Brewster — " I want a girl and I want her bad. " 25 — Wednesday: Manthe, the only living graduate student at the University says things are not what they used to be. 26 — Thursday : Lone Star fish fry. 27 — Friday: Tree Day. Interclass track meet. 28 — Saturday: A few of our star athletes travel to the Bix Six Meet at Columbus. 29 — Sunday : The telephone men utilize the only time possible to fix the Bell Telephone. 30 — Monday: Spring fever seems to do the baseball team good. They go down to wallop Wooster. 31 — Tuesday: Only four more days of joyous classes — and then!!!? JUNE 1 — Wednesday: Red Damn is losing his hair. Over study I guess. 2 — Thursday: No, Dorothy, just because a cranky old woman is called an old cat, is no reason why you should refer to a voting woman as a poll cat. 3 — Friday: Kappa formal dance. Baseball team travels down to Dennison. 4 — Saturday: The baseball team goes on to Athens to play Ohio U. 5 — Sunday: The fear of exams is upon us. We repent for cutting classes. 6 — Monday: Cram! 7 — Tuesday: Slam! 8 — Wednesday: Two more cases of talking sickness have been reported. It is needless to say that both of them were women. 9 — Thursday: The Tel Buch is out. Dedicated to Mrs. Thompson, too. 10 — Friday: Pretty soft for the Seniors. No exams. 11 — Saturdav: The last day of our troubles. We can enjoy life at last. " ' (f " 12 — Sunday: Baccalaureate Sermon in gym. k J " 13 — Monday: Junior Hop. ' 14 — Tuesday: Day of sorrow for the Seniors. l!fc 15 — Wednesday: Graduation for the unlucky ones. 16 — Thursday: Seniors out in the cold, cruel world now. 17 — Friday: Z A E Fezzy Feast. r 269 270 In Appreciation In spile of depressed business conditions, the advertising public again generously responded, insuring our book of another successful year, for which the Tel-Buch management is most grateful. It is only through these public-spirited business men that we have been able to produce this book. The readers of the Tel-Buch should take this into considera- tion and in return patronize the business houses represented in the fol- lowing pages. 271 Municipal University of Akron The University Offers Courses in the Following Schools BUCHTEL COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS Regular four-year college courses leading to the degrees A. B. or B. S. A course in the chemistry of rubber. Combination courses with Ohio State University in law and agriculture. Combination courses with Western Re- serve University in medicine and law. Such combination courses between college and professional schools save the student one year ' s time in obtaining both degrees. Arrangements of this kind may be made with most first-class professional schools in the country. Courses for the training of teachers are also given in co-operation with the City Normal School. THE COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING AND COMMERCE Offers a five-year course in various branches of engineering; a four-year course in Manufacturing Production, in which students attend college every day and also work four hours in a rubber factory; and courses of four years each in Secretarial Work and Business Administration. THE CURTIS SCHOOL OF HOME ECONOMICS Gives a four-year course of college grade in home economics. The sciences of chemistry, physics, botany, zoology and bacteriology furnish a basis for specialized work in the chemistry and preparation of food sanitation, dietetics, etc. THE COLLEGE FOR TEACHERS Offers courses to prepare teachers for either grade school or high school posi- tions. Conducted jointly by the University and the Board of Education. Offers to students all the advantages of the various departments of the University and, for practise work, the resources of the Akron public school system. THE DEPABTMENT OF MUNICIPAL CO-OPEBATION This department is not, strictly speaking, a teaching unit of the University. It does, however, give advanced students opportunity to enter practically into the activities of city work, such as chemical, physical, and bacteriological testing for various city departments, all of which is done by the University, also into sociological work in connection with the City Board of Health and the Charity organizations. THE EVENING CLASSES Offer opportunity to employed persons to obtain college training in nearly every department of the institution. Address President P. R. KOLBE or Secretary C. R. OLIN, for Information 272 m The two-story building in Akron, on the site of the present Goodrich factories, was part of the nucleus of the industry itself as it now exists. At that time fewpersonsever dream- ed what the industry could become. Electricity was undeveloped. Transportation was in its infancy. The automobile and motor truck were unborn. The combination of circ.umstances which brought about the greatest industrial era of the world was virtually unseen. Radiating from that small factory and small organization of half a century ago, Goodrich has built a city! Not alone the huge city of brick and stone and steel which houses the great plant in Akron — but a city which comprises the entire Goodrich organization every- where in the world. The opening of the second half century of the organization finds it just as earnestly building its city in the esteem and regard of the public, as it worked on that far day in 1870 when it was entering a field almost untried and approaching an era of development passing the imagina- tion of that time. AKRON, OHIO 273 Compliments The Akron- Virginia Coal Go. AKRON Masino ' s Confectionery Opposite Colonial Theatre DOUGLAS, The Tailor 3 Prices Only $27.50 $37.50 $47.50 8 5 S. Howard Street Do you wear shoes? Of course. Do you have your shoes repaired? Sometimes. Do we do it for you? If not, why not? We do the best work in Summit County and can prove it. We do it quickly and cheaply. Colonial Shoe Repair Go. J. Strauss 50 Mill St. Bell Main 1390 Paints Wall Paper When in need of anything for decorating or cleaning up the home, inside or out. rememher 73 East Mill Street Here you can purchase Paints, Varnishes. Stains. Shellac. Oils, Enamels, Bronzes, Brushes, Glue, Paper Cleaner Wax, Sponges, Furniture Polish and O ' Cedar Mops. The Wall Paper stock is sec- ond to none — latest designs and reasonable prices. THE D. P. W. CO. 73 East Mill Street Akron, Ohio Opposite Masonic Temple Bell 1117 Ohio State 5654 The White Rock Dairy Milk Cream Buttermilk Ohio State 2815 Bell Main 942 841 S. High Street 274 COAL THE D. W. KAUFMAN REALTY CO. Second Floor Delaware Building No coal is perfect, but our famous Thin Vein Youghiogheny umpapproaches that ideal closer than any other coal on the market — the coal that means for you a satisfactory fire at all times. J. M. Davidson Goal Co. Our business is Real Estate. We buy and sell Real Es- tate in every part of Akron. Our knowledge of realty 315 S. Broadway Bell Main 1676 Ohio State 37168 values is worth money to you if you will see us be- fore buying or selling your property. Leland C. Powell Clarence A. Palmer Powell and Palmer The D. W. Kaufman Realty Co. Stocks and Bonds " Across from Goodyear " Main 5134 REALTORS 0. S. 2659 Peoples Savings Trust Aldg. AKRON Peoples 4265 Members Akron Real Estate Board Ohio Association of Real Estate Exchanges National Association of Real Estate Exchanges The RUPTURE SHAFFER SON Company 29 Different Kinds of Trusses 46 S. Broadway AKRON, 0. Expert Service Examination Free Structural Steel, Steel Lumber, Terra Cotta Seamless Elastic Stockings Abdominal Belts and Clay Products -:- We Specialize in Shoulder Braces Arch Supports Ankle Supports Artificial Limbs Face Brick The Akron Truss Co. 205 Metropolitan Bldg. Our display room is open to all 39 S. Main St. AKRON, OHIO 275 THE HEEPE CO. FLOWERS 37 South Main Street AKRON, OHIO Bell Main 1841 Ohio State 1560 The Dauntless Plumbing Co. Plumbing, Heating and Wiring Contract- ors. Lighting Fixtures and Electrical Appliances 21£ S. MAIN ST. AKRON, O. IMPERIAL ELECTRIC CO. Manufacturers of Alternating and Direct Current Motors and Gener- ators for every purpose Ira Avenue Akron, Ohio Compliments THE KRUMROY CONSTRUCTION CO. 222-24 Ohio Bldg. AKRON Bell Main 260 Ohio State 1260 Just Good Things to Eat The Riehl Catering Company Ice Cream, Pastries, Candies Restaurant 19 S. Main St. AKRON, OHIO On Those Occasions — When you want to feel and look your best, there ' s nothing equal to a crisp New Suit or Overcoat of The I. S. Myers Co. Good Clothes of known high quality, best styles and workmanship — tailored to fit — finest quality fabrics — clothes of real " pep and snap. " Every- thing warranted. Where Quality rules. 14 South Main Street also 915 East Market Street 276 WELKER BROS. UNIVERSITY BARRERS Corner Mill and College Streets CLEANLINESS EFFICIENCY SATISFACTION GUARANTEED The Priority Mortgage Investment Company Of Akron, Ohio Second National Ruilding Akron, Ohio Walter C. Hardesty Youghiogheny Pittsburgh No. 8 Little Kate THE CITIZENS COAL CO. AKRON, OHIO Main Office, 52 West Market Street Rell, Main 1100 Ohio State 1110 Rranch Offices: Yard No. 1 254 Silver St., Rell Main 1300 Yard No. 2 74 E. Voris St., Rell Main 6300 Ohio State 7854 Compliments of The Phillips Co. 23 W. Exchange St. AKRON Compliments of The Summit Drug Company South Akron Awning Go. Manufacturers of Everything in Canvas 871 South Main Street Rell Main 5536 Ohio State 7711 Wholesale Druggists 60-62 South High Street AKRON, OHIO 277 56 N. Summit Street 56 Compliments of FLOWER MANTEL The GO. KLAGES Contractors in Marble and Tile Work, Man- Goal Ice tels, Fireplace Fixtures Go and Gas Logs. v vy» « MAIN OFFICE M. 676 551 S. High Street 0. S. 1676 Akron, Ohio The Thomas -Eblen The Oriental Company Restaurant Quality Furniture f Tlfl House Furnishings 49-51 East Market St. 117 South Main Street LOUIS WY LOUIE WING Bell Main 3644 Manager Assistant Ohio State 1637 278 Maurice A. Knight THE Akron Coal Co. Producers and Shippers High Grade Steam and Domestic Goal. : : : 8-MINES-8 Daily Output 6,000 Tons General Office Terminal Bldg. Ohio State 1644 Bell Portage 1610 1611 Manufacturer of Ac id- Proof Chemical Stoneware, Acid Brick, Special Ware and Pipe Office and Factory, Kelly Avenue Bell Phone 1987 EAST AKRON, OHIO Actual Business College A school of the highest standing, devoted to the most intelligent service to business and the greatest efficiency of the student. BAGGAGE AND EXPRESSING Superior Transfer Company 486 E. Exchange St. Akron, Ohio Local and Long Distance Moving Bell Phone: Office, Portage 2300 Residence, Portage 5943 Prospectus on Request 279 Compliments of — THE AKRON GROCERY COMPANY Wholesale Grocers Jobbers of Fancy and Staple Groceries : Compliments of- The Akron Baking Company The Burkhardt Co. Bottlers of Select Beverage GINGER ALE ROOT REER PARFAY ORANGE DELIGHT RURRLE UP They Are All Thirst Quenchers Indian Motorcycles Bicycles and Sporting Goods Expert Tennis Racket Restringing Coleman ' s Cycle Co. Wm. Coleman, Prop. — 43 BOWERY STREET— 280 Compliments of J. B. Dorris Contractor 312 Metropolitan Building Akron, Ohio Compliments of The Akron Evening and Sunday TIMES " Akron ' s Ablest Newspaper " 75-77 S. High Street Members of Audit Bureau of Circulations COLLINS DRUG GO 194 So. Main A Prescription Drug Store One Store One Quality The Best Compliments of The Akron Varnish Company Akron, Ohio Manufacturers of Varnishes and High Grade Automobile Enamels . ' . . . . . 281 The Strand THE GRIDIRON RESTAURANT Akron ' s Popular COMPANY Photoplay Theatre Clean Places to Eat 50 E. Market St. Presenting the Best Mill St. and Broadway in Motion Pictures with Howard St. and Market 213 S. Main Splendid Music Symphony Orchestra 358 S. Main and Organ -CHOOS E Always Ask For Compliments of Schrafft ' s The Colonial Chocolates Salt Company m J. V. Swartz Co. Wholesale Akron Distributors Ohio 282 The Day Drug Co. ORIGINAL CUT-RATE DRUGGISTS 14 Big Busy Stores 14 iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiim: ' iiiiiiiiiiiiii||iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiinii Base-Ball and Tennis Goods Fishing Tackle It pays to trade at Day ' s DODGE ' S " A Furniture Store Since ' 54 " The Store of Better Furniture Values 24-26 South Howard St. THE DIEHM - LONG COMPANY 6 S. HOWARD ST. Ask for Telling ' s when you want ice cream that is better than just ice cream SELLING ' S is made from only J. the purest ingredients in a way that the most up-to-date scientific experiment has found to be the best. J Rut then there ' s no use trying to tell the students of Akron University about TELL- ING ' S ICE CREAM — they ' ve known for a long time how good it is! Groceries Delicatessen We Bake We Make Candy Fresh Every Day Telling ' s Ice Cream 283 The M. F. Murdock Company Akron, Ohio RUBBER GOODS FACTORY SUPPLIES Compliments of The Akron Bottle Exchange Supply Co. 265 Bowery Street Akron, Ohio 196 South Main Street The Meese-Reinker Company Successors to The May-Fiebeger Go. Stoves and Cooking Appli- ances For Homes, Hotels, Restaurants and Institutions 1900 Cataract Electric Washing Machines 16-18 North Howard Street Akron - - Ohio S. - 0. - s. At Sea Means: Save Our Ship. In the Army: Service of Supply. This last is what we are in The Plumbing and Heating Line in Akron and Vicinity Whenever you are in trouble, give us the S. - 0. - S. sign and you will get prompt and expert atten- tion. Phones O-S-1968 Bell 968 The Akron Plumbing Heating Co. 73 W. Exchange St., Akron, Ohio 284 The Wadsworth Gore Machine Equipment Go. Manufacturers of IMPROVED GORE ROOM EQUIPMENT ENGINEERS MACHINISTS AND FOUNDERS AKRON, OHIO Watch the Specials --at the-- 51 ACME Stores Toy Rubber Balloons Fascinating little novelties for dec- orations, favors and fun at dances and parties. For small additional charge balloons can be supplied with printed text and pictures. Anderson Rubber Company Low Prices will not deny you the Snap, Style and Quality that well-dressed young men demand if you will but visit Akron ' s Home of Genuine Shoe Bargains. The Highest Priced Men ' s Shoe in our Store is $7.98 including Burt and Packard Shoes. Bell Main 5653 124 N. UNION ST. NOBIL ' S 50 So. Howard St. 285 JASPER JOY EJACULATES SERVING ROTH RUYER AND SELLER THE SAME This Is Our Answer To " What ' s In A Name " The Martin S. Kelly Co. 65 South High St. AKRON - - OHIO Coca-Cola Bottling Co. 101-111 N. High 0. S. 1653 (4510 Bell Main 4511 14512 White Trucks Sales Service WHITE MOTOR SALES CO. 75 Union Street AKRON, OHIO Have Your Kodak Finishing Done by Professional Photographers Your Films Receive the Same Expert Attention as Our Rest Portraits PECK ' S STUDIO Akron ' s Leading Photographers All Kinds of Light and Power Wiring Motors Carried in Stock The CARLE ELECTRICAL CONSTRUCTION CO. 425 Ohio Building Akron, Ohio 286 The L. D. Schroy The Akers Harpham Go. Company Office Equipment and Supplies of All Kinds Roofing and Sheet Metal Work 71 East Mill Street 200 East Mill Street Compliments of Compliments of Robinson Clay Products The Biggs Boiler Works Company Akron, Ohio Akron, Ohio 287 Fred L. Kolb Printing Go. Compliments of Commercial and The Job Printing Leo Meyer Company SERVICE Both Phones 75 East Mill Street Bell Main 273 Ohio State 1-273 Black Bear The Kraus Hat Store Plumbing Heating Company Reliable goods at correct Plumbers prices in liberal assort- ment, but always quality first : : : : Steam, Hot Water and Gas Fitters 92 Ash Street, Foot of Mill The Byrider Brothers Co. Akron, Ohio 6 East Market St. 288 Falch Falch The Men ' s Store The Jas. P. Loomis Goal Supply Co. Best grades of Pennsylvania and Ohio Domestic Coal. All Classes of Builders ' Supplies. Offices Terminal Bldg. Ohio State 1650 Bell Portage 925 Furnishers Hatters and Clothiers Buchtel Hotel Building 38 East Mill Street Akron, Ohio The KRON-J ELLE Co. Motor-Car Bodies, Fenders, Wheels, Tops and Side-Curtains Repaired. South High and Chestnut Sts. W. H. Hutchings " Say It With Flowers " 274 South Main Street Bell Main 865 Ohio State 5605 289 The W. J. Frank Company JEWELERS, SOCIETY STATIONERS . f School and Fraternity Jewelry and Rings Specialize in 4 [ Fraternity and Social Stationery, Calling Cards, Etc. AKRONS QUALITY JEWELRY STORE Established Forty-Eight Years Since the housewives o " Akron have discovered that Federal Bread has the good, old-fashioned, home-made taste, they have stopped baking bread at home. Why stand over a hot kitchen oven and bake when you can get A REAL HOME-MADE LOAF FEDERAL SYSTEM OF RAKERIES 37 E. MILL ST. Store No. 1 367 S. MAIN ST. Store No. 2 ' Tis The Seal of Safety and Service " AKRON ' S First Mortgage Institution " You " TEL-BUGH " That Warranty Secured First Mortgage Ronds Are SAFE As Education Itself The Warranty Securities Discount Go. 65 S. HIGH ST. AKRON Compliments of The Miller Rubber Go. Akron, Ohio 290 THE ELECTRIC SHOP Electric Household Appliances of Quality Our Specialty TERMINAL BUILDING, AKRON, 0. Bell Main 6400 O. S. 2771 The Hardware Supply Go. West Market Street Builders ' Hardware, Factory Supplies, Automobile and Electrical Specialties Cutlery Akron, Ohio Tools PEERLESS NASH OAKLAND Evans Motor Gar Go. 78 Canal Street WE NEVER CLOSE T. OSCAR EVANS Proprietor Ohio State Phone 37169 AKRON, OHIO Bell Phone Portage 2456 COMPLIMENTS OF The Enterprise Manufacturing Go. Akron Fishing Tackle Works AKRON, OHIO 291 STANLEY W. HARRIS Pres. Gen. Mgr. W. E. WILSON Vice-Pres. Asst. Gen. Mgr. G. F. HOBACH Sec. Treas. The Akron Rubber Mold Machine Company Everything in Tire Making Equipment Akron, Ohio Bell Main 1948 Ohio State 1884 Akron Towel Supply Company, Ltd. 423 Wabash Avenue Everything in Linen C. MULCAHY, Pres. J. MULCAHY, Vice Pres. J. W. MYERS, Treas. CURTIS E. BROOKS Sec. The Carmichael Construction Co. (Incorporated) General Offices: 522-533 Central Savings Trust Bldg. Akron, Ohio Long Distance Both Telephones 1511 General Contractors and Structural ENGINEERS J. A. BURGER, Pres. M. M. KENDIG, Sec. and Gen. Mgr. J. A. ROHNER, Vice Pres. G. A. ROHNER, Treas. THE BURGER IRON COMPANY ENGINEERS AND FABRICATORS OF STEEL CONSTRUCTION AKRON, OHIO 292 Compliments of THE FEDERAL OIL GAS CO. % The Federal Oil and Gas Building Cor. Union Perkins Sts. AKRON, OHIO BUSINESS UNIVERSITY 57 East Market St. Day and Evening School during every month of the year. 40 years of success- ful operation. A man without a business training is lost in the business world. Let us help you. Main 2968 Compliments of THE GANGL CONSTRUCTION CO. ENGINEERS -BUILDERS OF UTILITIES Specialists in Ornamental Street Lighting LUMBER COAL The Union Lumber and Coal Co. JOHN H. FITT, Treas. Mgr. AKRON, OHIO Phones: Bell Main 1939 Ohio State 2951 Residence Portage 3828 293 Royal Worcester Cord Fabrics of Correct Construction AKRON, OHIO 624 Second Natl. Bldg. WORCESTER, MASS. The Kuhlke Machine Go. GENERAL MACHINISTS Molds, Cores and General Machine Work AKRON, OHIO Bell Main 3044 W. H. ERTEL " The Quality Auto Paint Shop ' c 262 Sumner Street AKRON, OHIO KODAKS Genuine Eastman Fresh Films Developing and Finishing Crane ' s Linen Lawn and Eaton ' s Highland Linen Stationery. Park Tilford ' s and Mail- land ' s Can y, Waterman ' s Fountain Pens jm dwivemee — -- p Pencils, Maga- zines News. 17 SOUTH MAIN STREET 294 The Abstract, Title-Guarantee and Trust Company Established 1891 PHONES Ohio State 2707 Bell Main 2 Mortgages for Sale Abstracts of Title Capital $45,000 Surplus $100,000 Banster Shoes Regal Shoes Dobbs Hats Kramer ' s New Second Nat ' l Bldg. Akron, Ohio Kuppenheimer Clothes Stetson Hats Borsalino Hats THE SUMMIT AUTO COMPANY DISTRIBUTORS Maxwell Briscoe Chalmers Haynes Automobiles Case 695-697-699-701 S. Main St. Bell Phone 1561 686-688-690-692 S. Broadway 0. S. Phone 4430 The Bruner-Goodhue-Cooke-Cranz Agency Co. Business Established 1870 General Insurance, Beal Estate, Loans, Abstracts and Notary Work. We represent twenty-one large Insurance Companies with nearly $200,000,000 assets. Guarantee Prompt and Satis- factory Service. : : : :::::: South Main Street and Viaduct, Akron, Ohio Ohio State 1015 Bell Phone 7015 295 1 N. Main St. Portage 5416 THE KNOWLTON WELCH CO. Sport Equipment EVERYTHING TO HELP YOUR GAME COMPLIMENTS The Republic Electric Company Wholesale ELECTRICAL SUPPLIES Main Office Cleveland Akron, 0., 213-215 Bowery St. LYNCH ' S DANCING STUDIO 194 SOUTH MAIN STREET THE PLACE FOR PARTICULAR PEOPLE Ball Room, Classic, Interpretation and Folk Dancing Open all the year round. Private lessons by appointment. BELL MAIN ' 67 O. S. 4313 HOOD ' S JEWELER AND OPTOMETRIST Fine Diamond Mountings Watch, Clock and Jewelry Repairing 33 South Main Street METROPOLITAN BLDG. 1211 East Market Street Goodyear Club House Eyes Tested, Glasses Fitted and Lenses Dup- licated on Short Notice AKRON, OHIO Bell, Portage 1508 296 GEO. S. MOONEY, Pros, and Gen. Mgr. OFFICE PHONE Bell Portage 1464 The Mooney Art Stone Go. Manufacturers of Artificial Stone, Cement Blocks and Cement Products 227 N. Arlington St. AKRON, OHIO Energine ?; rm f nt ° Cleansing surpasses other processes be- ill J_L dS cause it leaves no pungent odor or oily feeling which allows the dust to collect more readily. Let us clean your THE Oriental Rugs, Carpets. Drap- eries, Upholstered Furniture 2 i N. Summit St. GARMENT CLEANING CO. ENERGIKE The Akron Electric Supply Go. 177 South Main Street Electrical Household Appliances Quality First American Scrap Iron Company IRON AND STEEL for FOUNDRY AND FURNACE General Offices 836-7 Second Natl Bldg. Branch Office and Yards 37-73 S. Manchester Rd. Kenmore, Ohio 297 Compliments The Electric Motor and Repair Co. REWINDERS NEW and REBUILT MOTORS ENGINEERING High and Iron Streets Main 6512—6513 GREEN VELVET LAWN SEED and our LAWN FERTILIZERS have produced most of the Beautiful Lawns in Akron THE M. M. MELL CO. GRAIN AND BUILDERS SUPPLIES BELL 1478 O. S. 2514 Office Hours Bell Phone 8 till 8 Main 3683 Dr. C. E. Gamp DENTIST 43 South Main Street AKRON, OHIO " DISTINCTLY DIFFERENT " The NEW ORPHEUM Constructed with a view to SAFETY, COMFORT and ABSOLUTE SANITARY CONDITIONS FIRST, then a program of entertainment second to none and of a nature based on popular demand. YOUR SATISFACTION OUR AMBITION 298 Alwavs Open Moderate Prices SLOAN ' S QUICK LUNCH AND DINING ROOM J. L. SLOAN, Prop. A PLACE FOR THE EVERYDAY FOLKS SPECIAL Noon and Evening Lunches Sunday Dinner: 12:00 m. to 8:00 p. m. DRAWING INSTRUMENTS AND DRAFTING ROOM SUPPLIES The National Blank Book Supply Co. 36 North Main St. TIRES SECONDS BLEMISHED Many Different Makes Carlsten Williams Company The Tire House of Akron Bell Portage 1699 Cor. Main Cedar Sts. Opposite Goodrich THE AKRON ENGINEERING CO. AKBON, OHIO Consulting, Designing and Operating Engineers POWER AND RURBER PLANTS Specializing in Steam and Hydraulic Specializing in Fabric and Cord TIRES All tires guaranteed when manufactured under our Specification and Supervision Tires, Mechanical, Druggist Sundries and Reclaiming 299 BOSTONIAN ' S Famous Shoe for Men Expert Shoe Service Plenty of Style AAA to D Widths Sizes 5 to 11 Plenty of Comfort Gome — We are Ready to Serve You SHUTER ' S BOOTERY 55 So. Main Street GEO. W. GROUSE. Pres. FRED. W. FOGARTY, Sec. THE CROUSE CLAY PRODUCTS COMPANY Manufacturers of AKRON STANDARD SEWER PIPE AKRON, OHIO E. W. CHAMBERLIN The Hall Mark Store 324 South Main Street AKRON, OHIO " The Men ' s Store of Distinction " HOOVER- BROOKS CO. More Wear — Less Cost in HART-SGHAFFNER MARX Stylish All-Wool Clothes MANHATTAN SHIRTS STETSON HATS 300 H. B. SPERRY, Pres. and Treas. J. M. BECK, Vice Pres. W. H. ST0NER, Secy, and Mgr. The Baker, McMillen Go. Enamelers and Wood Turners Akron, Ohio, U. S. A. The Manufacturers Rubber Supply Go. Mechanical Rubber Goods, Factory Supplies, Automobile Accessories and Tires. Hose, Belting and Packing of All Kinds 103 South Howard Street Opposite Quaker Oats Co. Bell Phones Main 2763 2764 MAIN 2858 OHIO STATE 1108 The National Laundry and Cleaning Go. Plants: 60-62 Willard St., 35 N. Howard St., Akron, 0. S. Union Ave., Alliance, 0. We Guarantee Collars To Last A Year If Laundered Exclusively By Us The Whitman Barnes Mfg. Go. Manufacturers of Carbon and High Speed Twist Drills and Reamers Screw and Drop Forged Wrenches, Special Forgings General Offices, Akron, Ohio Factories: Akron, Ohio; Chicago, 111.; St. Catharines, Ont. 301 " " THE FAT OF THE LAND " FROM " THE CREAM OF THE COUNTRY " SUMNER ' S BUTTER Shoes For Everybody c UNITED,, Throughout our display is emphasized a new standard of Value in full accordance with your desire to " Pay a fair price and get full value for it. " We know you ' ll enjoy selecting your footwear at our store. 30 South Howard H. P. Moran Company General Contractors Terminal Building Akron, Ohio 302 COMPLIMENTS OF THE A. POLSKY GO. G. A. GODDARD PHOTOGRAPHER Akron Savings and Loan Building Bell 891 Ohio State 4870 A Tit From a Wist Old Owl 303 STUDEBAKER BIG SIX Power and Speed -This Is A Studebaker Year THE A. 0. WOOD MOTOR CO. 339 EAST MARKET STREET AKRON Compliments Swinehart Tire Rubber Co. Akron, Ohio Compliments of The Burt Mfg. Go. " Largest manufacturers of oil filters in the world. " AKRON, OHIO J. ASA PALMER Pres. Gen. Mgr. J. DWIGHT PALMER Sec. Factory Mgr. 304 A Clean Place to Eat Hamilton Harper Cafeteria Quality Food Moderate Prices Surpassing Coffee James Hamilton, Mgr. 34,532 NET PAID CIRCULA- TION The BEACON JOURNAL has by far the largest city, suburban and total net paid circulation of any Akron newspaper. For the 6 months ' period end- ing March 31, 1920, the total net circulation was 34,532. 14,280,238 TOTAL 1919 LINEAGE During 1919 THE BEACON JOURNAL 6 DAYS A WEEK, carried a tremendous volume of adver- tising This volume was only exceeded -by 6 week day evening papers — The Detroit News, Cleveland Press, Indianapolis News, Chicago Daily News, Philadelphia Bulletin, and the Newark News. 210,000 GOV ' T POPULA- TION The advertising lineage indicates the potential buy- ing power of Akron ' s 210,000 population with her 87,000 wage earners and 140 important factories representing an annual manufactured output in excess of five hundred million dollars. AKRON IS A RIG MARKET THE BEACON JOURNAL IS THE MARKET PLACE 305 The M. O ' Neil Company Akron ' s Greatest Store Everything to Wear Everything to Outfit the Home Wise People Buy WISE FURNACES Less Fuel More Heat Made by The Wise Furnace Company 240 Hamilton Bldg. Akron, Ohio 306 With best wishes to the 1921 Class for a long, prosperous and successful career. Yours at service for the whole family whether Clothes, Fur- niture or " EATS. " FEDERMANS CORNER MAIN AND MILL STS. d n nu S Main 1575 r c r u $ 1869 Bell Phone Pf;rtage 4 0. S. Phone lg61 THE FURNAS ICE CREAM COMPANY Manufacturers of Standard Ice Cream and Fruit Ices 42 NORTH RROADWAY AKRON, OHIO . " ,07 The W. E. Wright Company All Kinds Of BUILDING MATERIAL Warehouses AKRON 451-55 S. Main St. EAST AKRON E. Exchange and Arlington Sts. Goal, Feeds, Seeds, Farm Implements , Paints Warehouses RARBERTON 9th St. Tuscara- was Ave. KENMORE Stop 95 Boulevard S. Maple St. Belt Line B. R. Main Office, 451-55 S. Main Street AKRON, OHIO The Direct Line To the Cities and Lakes of Northern Ohio Cleveland Canal Dover Wadsworth Akron Cuyahoga Falls Bedford Canton Kent Navarre Massillon Ravenna North Canton Barberton Uhrichsville Strasburg New Philadelphia Kenmore Beach City iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii Myers Lake Lake Brady Lakeside Park Silver Lake Park Springfield Lake Bedford Glens " THE DUSTLESS WAY ? The Northern Ohio Traction Light Co. 308 Patrons Qlen Brown Wm. A. McChesney Co. R. S. Qrant A. Peterson Co. J. Pfeiffer The C. H. Yeager Co. C. ]. Lang Clothing Co. E. Q. Wilmer H. S. Firestone Compliments The Hoover Suction Sweeper Company Compliments of The Portage Hotel h. s. McDonnell, Mgr. 309 Compliments of The Factory Oil Go. 215 NEWTON STREET AKRON, OHIO 310 Established 1875 The Billow Undertaking Co. Private Chapel and Ambulance Service 118 to 122 Ash St. Edwin L. Billow, Pres.; Wm. C. Murray, Vice Pres.; Geo. W. Billow, Sec; Paul E. Billow Asst. Sec.; Chas. F. Billow, Treas. and Gen. Mgr.; A. L. Billow, Asst. Treas.; Art. Murray, Asst. Gen. Mgr. 311 The Philadelphia Rubber Works Go. Manufacturers of Reclaimed Rubber Akron, Ohio °$ Land Title Building Philadelphia, Pa. 52 Vanderbilt Ave. New York, N. Y. 312 The Engravings in THE TEL-BUCH were made by The Akron Engraving Co. " Ohio ' s Largest Photo-Engravers " 330-332 South High Street AKRON The Mark of £ OHIO a Real Service 313 For every member of the family RUBBER HEELS " More are worn than any other kind " 514 I 1 i 9 I I I 1 i I i 1 EH i i 1 i You Can ' t Get Grand Opera For " Akron Movie " Prices Quality ' s worth whatever it Costs and that Goes — wherever you find it. Some- thing for Nothing isn ' t according to Hoyle. Smart Cfothes " Frat " " Koch " Clothes Special $30 to $50 The shrinkage in clothing and furnish- ing goods prices since last year is directly the result of lower costs in raw materials, and quality has not suffered in any respect at this store. clothes at lower prices than prevailing conditions permit, something ' s radically wrong — and, remember we guaran- tee 100% quality always or money refunded. " Knox Hats " " Holeproof Hose " " Florsheim Shoes " " E W Shirts " " York Shirts " I If Mr. Tom, Dick or Harry offers you | I The Commercial Printing and Lithographing Company A COMPLETE PLANT UP-TO-DATE EQUIPMENT ' AKRON, OHIO Printing and Lith ographing BOOKBINDING ENGRAVING ELECTROTYPING LOOSE LEAF DEVICES HIGH GRADE CATALOGS HIGH GRADE LITHOGRAPHING OFFSET - LITHOQRAPHY - A - SPECIALTY 316 12 1 2008 151890 1 10 00 2 i Q- 3 g u.


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