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PRIVATE LIBRARY f FRED. L. W H A R P F Vol. 47a t - : i Professors of the Faculty. VOUUM XI OF THK and I ' l ' lU.ISHKD BY ' I ' HK Junior Class OF THK I ' ltiiuci silii of California. CHIKF EDITOR. V. E. CHENKV. S. I). HAVNE, KinVARI) MKEKS, ASSISTANT EDITORS : ELLIOTT MCALLISTER. [. G. Sl ' TTON. CHIKI- BI-SINKSS MA. A(;KK, ' . A. MR EWER. ASSISTANT MANACKRS : ERANK DUNN, H. S. C. EEUSIEk, H. S. MILLER, E. S. WARREN. 1884. SAN KRANC. ' I SCO: HKOTHHKS, SIKAM I ' KINIKK- 32 (iKAKY S ' l. ' ibC H ' 1 M . S ! f 2 S J ' S ' . ' , ' ' " A J ?Ste-= K. ' JSaw :! - w ? r " " iSi S Stes r ' fei S ' JSi - ! ; Sfirf ' 8 SB 1 il r " A . " ' ... -v - v -I x r , fi ' ; ' ' ' ' " " -J PROUOGUE, S the last notes of the overture die away, and the leader of the orchestra ceases to toot his horn and wave his baton, the curtain rises once more on the University Drama. Yes, ladies and gentlemen the Great Consolidated Higher Education Puppet Show is again about to exhibit before you. A whole year has gone by since it was last in Berkeley, and a year is a long time; so I doubt not that you are ready for another peep at the pretty little puppets, as they go through their well- practiced antics. You have heard so often from former managers of the puppets and of the nature of the Show, that I need not waste breath in explaining them. But since our last visit to Berkeley on our annual tour, a number of important additions and alterations have been made in the attractions offered. No expense has been spared; for, as you will ob- serve, a number of new figures have been added, and nearly every one in the collection has been fitted out with a new suit of clothes. So let us pause for a moment before the show begins, while I point out to your notice some of the special attractions before you. Many of the figures remain just as you have so often seen them on former tours of the puppets. You will all remember the Prex puppet, the central figure of the stage. It was not a favorite feature when first introduced into the Show. It still occupies, as you see, the most promi- nent position, though it does not play as important a part as some of the lesser figures. And the familiar forms of the two old wise men none of you have forgotten them. In these there has not been one whit of change during the past year not even in their attire. They were always among the most attractive of the puppets, and to remove them from the stage would really be dangerous to the future success of the Show. The Herodotus puppet, you will observe, still occupies its old place. It works in such a peculiar manner that to see it once is to remember it BLUE AND GOLD always. On the ladies ' minds, in particular, the figure seems to make so strong an impression that we doubt whether they ever, under any condi- tions, forget it. The mathematical group, since the main figure has been replaced, has risen in popular favor. Yet I must call your attention to the extraordinary make-up of one of the figures of this group. So Satanic and lifelike is it, that children have had to be taken out, scream- ing with fright at the sight of it. It is popular with the Irishmen, though, and is so firmly fixed that it could not be removed without difficulty. And so in the background will be recognized many other familiar figures, such as the Setting puppet, the venerable puppet that works with cranks and the pretty little Agricultural puppet. But these, as you know, are only retained to fill up and do not appear conspicuously in the Show. Changes will happen in all things, though, as the man said that got away with the best umbrella; and a puppet show is no exception to the rule. For instance, you will all notice a new figure in the place of the Recorder puppet. The old one was among the memorable features oi the entertainment, but had become worn out with service and no longer worked smoothly on the wires. It has been removed to a less conspic- uous position in the History group, where it plays the part of Joan(s) of (the) Arc. Its smile, however, has been preserved and is still one of the great attractions. It is a dapper little puppet that now occupies the place, and you would wonder at its mode of action unless I told you the secret of it. The truth is, it is worked by an invisible wire not in the hands of the general management. This improvement has been made only recently, but has been found to work like a charm. Perhaps, if it continues to act successfully, we shall try the same plan with some of the other figures before the year is over. And here again you will miss a familiar figure from the Greek and Latin group; one that did not appear conspicuously but was still a great favorite. It had always worked so nicely that the management never dreamed of any trouble with it. But one day it was discovered that this puppet and the Greek Autocrat there, which stood side by side, were constantly wearing against each other; and as the Autocrat was of much greater weight, the other piece was so badly damaged that it had to be taken off the stage. The Autocrat puppet was only a little chafed by the accident, and seems to have received no great injury ; but as you can see for yourselves, it is not as firmly fixed on the wires as it was before. Come, come, you children over there in the corner, don ' t get restless. There is only a little more to be said now before the show begins. And here, too, is something especially meant for you. Just look at the Mili- tary group, with the streamers and gold epaulets, the swords, the drums and the trumpets. How is that for display? These puppets have been made one of the main attractions since the last appearance. A new centre-piece has been procured ; more figures have been adorned with BLUE AND GOLD epaulets and swords ; and above all, a chief musician puppet has been introduced, that would be the making of any show. And then see how the Colonel puppet stands out from the rest. Perhaps you have won- dered why it is given so prominent a position, for it is certainly not a handsome piece. But the reason is simple enough : that figure is made of solid brass. It is the only one of the kind among the puppets, and in fact we doubt whether anything similar can be found in any other exhibi- tion now in existence. If we had but a few more like this one, we feel sure that our show would be talked about all over the world. To the English group, also, an addition has been made since the pup- pets last appeared before you. It now comprises His Majesty King Albert, Henry the Prince of Wales and Cornelius the Pedagogue. The Prince puppet has been imported direct from England; and this, of course, accounts for its being a little better than any of the others. The figures of this group, it must be admitted, do not work quite smoothly as yet; and their action has been justly criticised as somewhat cranky. We hope, though, to correct this defect in time. During the entertainment the King puppet will perform the feat of scattering Cookies to the crowd. They are harmless, but we would advise you not to swallow them whole. To make the group even more striking, a subordinate figure has been added as attendant on the King. But this last puppet is, in fact, made only of Putty, and has nothing to do but support the King ' s train. And now just look at this last figure undoubtedly the most amusing feature of the whole exhibition. It represents one of the old Albin fathers. Of course you all remember it, for you have all laughed at it ever since the puppets were first brought to Berkeley. It is the same piece it always was, but a slight change has been made in its mode of action. It now performs its tricks in a Chair. You may not see the reason for this at once, but after you have watched the puppet act in the new position, you will appreciate how much the change has added to the effect. And so some other alterations, more or less important, have oc- curred since the last appearance. But they are slight and I will not try your patience further in sp eaking of them. The management has arranged everything only with the desire to amuse you. If you go away well pleased we shall feel fully repaid for our pains. But now, children, keep your eyes wide open. The curtain is up. An able corps of assis- tants stand behind the scenes with their fingers on the wires. The bell rings and the show begins with a grand Faculty dance. 00ARD OF RGNT3, ' It is difficult to say who do us the most mischief, enemies with the worst intention , or friends with the besc. " Buhver. EX ' OFFICIO REGENTS, His EXCELLENCY GEORGE STONEMAN, of Sacramento, Governor, ex-officio President of the Board. His HONOR JOHN DAGGETT, of Calico, Lieutenant- Governor. HON. H. M. LA RUE, of Sacramento, Speaker of the Assembly. HON. W. T. WELCKER, of Sacramento, State Superintendent of Public Instruction. HON. P. A. FINNIGAN, of San Francisco, President of the State Agricultural Society. P. B. CORNWALL, of San Francisco, President of the Mechanics " Institute. W.T.REID, of Berkeley, President of the University. Fl UC r OI ' ' r ,. Toill i( S BLUE AND GOLD APPOINTS REGENTS, REV. HORATIO STEBBINS, of San Francisco. HON. JOHN S. HAGER, A. M., LL. D., of San Francisco. HON. J. WEST MARTIN, of Oakland. HON. JOHN F. SWIFT, of San Francisco. A. S. HALLIDIE, ESQ., of San Francisco. HON. JOSEPH W. WINANS, A. M, of San Francisco. HON. WILLIAM T. WALLACE, of San Francisco. PROF. GEORGE DAVIDSON, A. M., PH. B., of San Francisco. JOHN L. BEARD, A. M., of Mission San Jose. HON. A. L. RHODES, of San Jose. PROF. WILLIAM ASHBURNER, of San Francisco. HON. T. GUY PHELPS, of Belmont. I. W. HELLMAN, ESQ., of Los Angeles. ARTHUR RODGERS, A. B., PH. B., of San Francisco. GEORGE T. MARYE, JR., of San Francisco. GEORGE J. AINSWORTH, PH. B., of North Temescal. J. H . C. BONTE, A. M., D. D., Secretary. JAMES C. FLOOD, Treasurer. EXECUTIVE OFFICERS, WILLIAM T. REID, A. M., President of the University. PROF MARTIN KELLOGG, Dean of the Faculty. W. W. DEAMER, A. B., M. M., Recorder of the Faculty. }. H.C. BONTE, A.M., D. D M Superintendent of the Grounds. ARCHIE EDGAR, Assistant Superintendent. G. WASHINGTON LONG, Captain of the Police. JUDGE GEORGE GLEASON, Chief Janitor. Married Man. COURSES OF SCINC AND FACULTIES, " Come, you are too severe a moraler ; x you or any man living may be drunk at a time, man. " Othello WILLIAM T. REID, A. M., (Harvard, 1868.) President of the University. WILLIAM ASHBURNER, Honorary Professor of Mining. GEORGE WOODBURY BUNNELL, A. M., (Harvard: Honorary Degree.) Professor of the Greek Language and Literature. ALBERT S. COOK, PH. D., (Rutgers, 1872; Johns-Hopkins; Leipsig, Jena.) Professor of the English Language and Literature. GEORGE DAVIDSON, A. M., Honorary Professor of Geodesy and Astronomy. STEPHEN J. FIELD, LL. D., Honorary Professor of Law. FREDERICK G. HESSE, Professor of Industrial Mechanics. 8 BLUE AND GOLD EUGENE W. HILGARD, PH. D., (University of Heidelburg, 1853.) Professor of Agriculture, Agricultural Chemistry, General and Economic Butany. J. A. HUTTON, (Second Lieutenant Eighth Infantry, U. S. A. West Point, 1876.) Professor of Military Science and Tactics. MARTIN KELLOGG, A. M., (Yale, 1850.) Professor of the Latin Language and Literature. JOHN LE CONTE, M. D., LL. D., (Franklin College, 1838 ; University of Georgia.) Professor of Physics. JOSEPH LE CONTE, M. D., LL. D., (Franklin College, 1841; University of Georgia.) Professor of Geology and Natural History. BERNARD MOSES, PH. D., (University of Michigan, 1870, University of Heidelberg, 1873.) Professor of History and Political Economy. ALBIN PUTZKER, Professor of the German Language and Literature. W1LLARD B. RISING, PH. D., (Ha nilton College, 1864; University of Michigan, 1807; University of Hiedelberg, 1870.) Professor of Chemistry. FRANK SOULE, JR., (West Point, 1866.) Professor of Civil Engineering and Astronomy. IRVING STRINGHAM, A. B., PH. D., (Harvard, 1877 ; Johns-Hopkins, 1880; Leipsig, 1882.) Professor of Mathematics. Agassiz Professor of Oriental Languages and Literatures. Mills Professor of Mental and Moral Philosophy and Civil Polity. " Has a year ' s leave of absence. 10 BLUE AND GOLD JOHN W. ATKINSON, PH. B., ' 82, Assistant Instructor in Chemistry. DAVID BARCROFT, PH. B., ' 82, Instructor in Civil Engineering. C. B. BRADLEY, A. B., (Oberlin, 1868.) Instructor in the English Language and Literature. ROSS E. BROWNE, (Heidelberg.) Instructor in Mechanical and other Branches of Industrial Drawing. SAMUEL B. CHRISTY, PH. B., ' 74, Instructor in Mining and Metallurgy. JOHN B. CLARKE, PH. B., ' 76, Assistant Instructor in Mathematics. W. W. DEAMER, A. B., ' 83, Acting Instructor in Latin and Greek. CHARLES H. DWINELLE, PH. B., (Yale.) Lecturer on Practical Agriculture. GEORGE C. EDWARDS, PH. B., ' 73, Instructor in Mathematics. A. WENDELL JACKSON, JR., PH. B., ' 74, Instructor in Mineralogy, Petrography and Economic Geology. HENRY B. JONES, Instructor in French and Spanish. WILLIAM CAREY JONES, A. M., ' 75, Instructor in History and Constitutional Law. EDMUND C. O ' NEILL, PH. B., ' 79, Instructor in Chemistry and Lecturer in Physiological Chemistry. F. SLATE, JR., B. S., M. M., (Brooklyn Polytechnic Institute ; Berlin, Strasburg.) Superintendent of the Physical Laboratory, and Instructor in Physics and Mechanics. Married man . BLUE AND GOLD HENRY WAUTON, A. B., (Oxford, 1876.) Assistant Instructor in the English Language and Literature. GUSTAV GEHRING, B. S., (University of Missouri, 1881.) Assistant in Chemistry. MEYER E. JAFFA, PH. B., ' 77, Assistant in Viticultural Laboratory . FRED W. MORSE, PH. B, ' 78, Assistant in Agricultural Laboratory. J. J. RIVERS, Curator of the Museum. JOSEPH C. ROWELL, A. B., ' 74, Librarian. J. A. SLADKY, Superintendent of the Mechanical Shops. fm : ! HASTINGS COUU OF UAW, ' ' The first thing we do, let ' s kill all the lawyers. " _ _ _ Henry VI. BOARD OF TRU8TEES, HON. ROBERT F. MORRISON, Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, Ex-officio President of the Board. HON. JOHN R. SHARPSTEIN, COL. JOSEPH P. HOGE, SAMUEL M. WILSON, ESQ., HON. OLIVER P. EVANS, THOMAS B. BISHOP, ESQ., THOMAS I. BERGIN, ESQ., ROBERT P. HASTINGS, ESQ., RALPH C. HARRISON. FACULTY, W. T. REID, A. M., President of the University. S. CLINTON HASTINGS, Professor of Comparative Jurisprudence. JOHN NORTON POMEROY, LL.D., Professor of Municipal Law. rtat en COUUG OF MDICIN, " Physic and blister, powders and pills, And nothing sure but the doctor ' s bills. " arlton. FACUUTY. W. T. REID, A. M., President of the University. R. BEVERLY COLE, A.M., M. R. C. S., ENG., Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology. M. W. FISH, M. D., Professor of Physiology and Microscopy. F. W. HATCH, A.M., M.D., Professor of Hygiene. F. B. KANE, M. D., M. R. C. S. L., Professor of Clinical Medicine and Pathology. A. L. LENGFELD, M. D., Professor of Materia Medica and Chemistry. WILLIAM B. LEWITT, M. D., Professor of Anatomy. ROBERT A. MCLEAN, M. D., DEAN and Professor of Clinical and Operative Surgery. BLUE AND GOLD W. F. McNUTT, M. D., M. R. C. P., EDIN., Professor of Principles and Practice of Medicine. G. A. SHURTLEFF, M. D., Professor of Mental Diseases and Medical Jurisprudence. BENJAMIN R. SWAN, M. D., Professor of Diseases of Children. W. E. TAYLOR, M. D., Professor of Principles and Practice of Surgery. F. H. TERRILL, A. M., M. D., Professor of Therapeutics. A. M. WILDER, M. D., Professor of Opthalmology and Otology. s T f - s ' - f -s2 COUU0 OF DENTISTRY, A tooth-drawer ' s is a kind of unconscionable trade, because his trade is nothing else but to take away those things whereby every man gets his living. " Hazlitt. FACUUTY, W. T. REID, A. M., President of the University. S. W. DENNIS, M. D., D. D. S., DEAN and Professor of Operative Dentistry, Dental Pathology and Histology. M. W. FISH, M. D., Professor of Physiology. C. L. GODDARD, A. M., D. D. S., Professor of Mechanical Dentistry. A. L. LENGFELD, M. D., Professor of Chemistry and Materia Medica. W. B. LEWITT, M. D., Professor of Anatomy. A. F. McLAIN, M. D., D. D. S., Professor of Pathology and Therapeutics. W. E. TAYLOR, M. D., Professor of Surgery. J. N. BLOOD, D. D. S, Assistant Demonstrator of Operative Dentistry. i6 BLUE AND GOLD E. O. COCHRANE, D.D.S., Demonstrator of Mechanical Dentistry. CHARLES BOXTON, D. D. S., M. F. GABBS, D. D. S., Assistant Demonstrators of Mechanical Dentistry. M. J. SULLIVAN, D. D. S., Demonstrator of Operative Dentistry. COUUEG OF PHARMACY, " Adder ' s fork and blind-worm ' s sting, Lizard ' s leg and owlet ' s wing, For a charm of powerful trouble, Like a hell-broth, boil and bubble. " Macbeth. OFFICR8, JAMES TOPLEY, PRESIDENT. A. L. LEVGFELD, M. D., IST VICE-PRESIDENT. S. A. MCDONNELL, PH. G 2ND VICE-PRESIDENT. FRED GRAZER, PH. G., SECRETARY. E. A. SCHRECK, PH. G., TREASURER. J. J. B. ARGENTI, PH. G, . . LIBRARIAN. BOARD OF TRUSTS, VALENTINE SCHMIDT, F. C. KEIL, JOHN CALVERT, P. ROSSI, FRED GRAZER, D. RYAN, J. H. DAWSON, Secretary. BLUE AND GOLD FACULTY, W. T. REID, A.M., President of the University. HERMANN BEHR, M. D., Professor of Botany. EDWARD W. RUNYON, PH. G., Professor of Pharmacy. W. M. SEARBY, PH. G., DEAN and Professor of Materia Medica and Elementary Botany. WILLIAM T. WENZELL, M. D., PH. G., Professor of Chemistry. AUUMNI ASSOCIATION, Make us glad according tj the days wherein them hast afflicted us, and the years wherein we have seen evil. " Psalms. OFFICERS, }. }. BERRY, ' 74, . PRESIDENT. F. P. DEERING, ' 75, IST VICE-PRESIDENT. W. W. DEAMER, ' 8 3 , 2NDVICE-PRESIDENT. JOSEPH HUTCHINSON, ' 78, . . . SECRETARY. M. S. EISNER, ' So, . . TREASURER. TRUSTS, CLARENCE WETMORE, ' 73, GEORGE E. DE GOLIA, ' 77, CHARLES A. WETMORE, ' 68. nm li I ' a ' ' - ' ' . ' I.-N X -.V . , i ' . -.. - X- C Y m %x Sjimiir- of KfS LA - avio Rf t- ' ' ' . " ' - EIGHTY-FOUR, A 1 ND it came to pass that in these days there was great commotion among the Berklites, and throughout the streets of their city there was much running together. And they spoke together, one to the other, saying " Have you seen them? " For among them had come a new race, which was called the Ateforites, and to the number of sixty- two came they. And they were great. Then were the wise men of the city called together and they said, " Lo! have we abided in the country for these many seasons, and we have seen the sons of men come together and depart hence. Behold we have in- creased their conditions and have impressed them with our greatness, BLLE AND GOLD but now we are paralyzed. Rejoice, ye men ofAtefore, for there shall be much mirth, and cooked flesh shall be eaten and strong wine shall flow, and there shall be high times, for we have never seen the likes of you before. " Now in the country of the Berklites was a tribe called Sophomore, and they waxed exceeding wroth, and spoke together, saying ' ' Those fellows are too fresh; " and other slighting remarks put they upon the newcomers. And they said " Behold, we will rush them. " And the Ateforites came together as one man in the field which is called the Campus. And they went towards the Sophomores to war with them but could not prevail against them and they were overthrown. And they rent their garments and called with a loud voice, saying " Let us go to Bach ' s, which is in the street of the Alstones, and we will drown our rage in strong drink, and we will be wise in our time, for in much rushing is there much labor and little pleasure. And even so did they. Now it came to pass when the Ateforites had abided in the city of the Berklites for the space of twelve moons, a new tribe did come who were called Freshmen. And behold they did appear on the plain ot Campus, bearing aloft in scorn the sacred symbol of the Ateforites, even the mortar-board. And they did jeer at the Ateforites and did taunt them, saying " Come and rush us. " And for three hours did they rush and there was much slaughter. Wherefore the Ateforites did exult much, saying " We have met the enemy and we are his ' n. " Now among the Freshmen there were several loud men, and the Ate- forites siezed upon one of them and they did shear the locks from his head till he was bald, aye, even as an egg. And straightway in the morning the chief priest and the elders held a consultation and they rent their clothes and were much disturbed. Then he whom they call Billy the Prex arose and spake: " These fellows must be sat upon, yea, heavily will we sit on them. Ere to-morrow ' s sun sets, Berkeley must no longer know the Ateforites, for these shall be the days of vengeance, that all things which have been decreed shall be fullfilled. And a messenger, even Wm. Carey the scribe of the Faculty, came to the banished ones, and when they heard they packed up their duds and skipped. But when two moons had passed, the wise men relented and the Ateforites were welcomed back to the town of the Berklites. And BLUE AND GOLD the second year of their stay among the Berklites came to an end. When the Ateforites had resided for the space of two and a half years among the Berklites a new wise man did appear and he was called Ponco. And when the Ateforites did bust a flag staff he did speak unto them, saying " Replace that flag-staff or you ' ll be fired. " And he con- sulted with the chief priest and the chief priest said " I do not know but I think you are right. " And the Ateforites delayed replacing the flag-staff and they consulted with the chief priest and he said " do not know, but I will consult the Faculty; " and they were banished for three weeks. And the Ateforites became great men among the Berklites and rulers did rise up from among the Ateforites and their stay among the Berklites was in all four years. And they departed. fin n_ - ' .I HM 0Ms THJ, VORCE OT ' iWK. l - No 8NIOR CUSS, " Most potent, grave and reverend signiors. " Othello OFFICERS, W. A. BEATTY, . . . ......... PRESIDENT. Miss MARGARET SCOBIE, ...... VICE-PRESIDENT. Miss HELEN GOMPERTZ, ...... SECRETARY. Miss ADELAIDE GRAHAM, ..... TREASURER. Miss LOUISE BRIER, ) SERGEANTS D. L. LESZYNSKY ' C. L. HUGGINS, ....... ..... PRESIDENT. J. L. M. CHASE, ......... ... VICE-PRESIDENT. C. O. BOSSE, ............. SECRETARY. J. P. DUNN, ........ . ..... TREASURER. S. E. MEZES, ............. HISTORIAN. COMMENCEMENT SPEAKERS, C. A. RAMM, Miss CARRIE LE CONTE. Resigned. 24 O en g 2 s ( " j ? W H ftoOOWO !H t r H " ' O t " 1 53 ffi . M to tO M K3 M (0 MtOtO tO K) M i-( Ji -J 0 0 OMOOOOOIOOtOOOOO VOM4 0U)000. en . 8 ui T- ' -ii Ln Ut O Ln tn JiOi( is ytn(jitn(j OOi i) M L CO CO-fk- O M Z WW rfHW -O W K- - P M dq ' i 30: cfq ' - cfq ' - ' ' dq ' cfq ' l ffq " : " : " . n I S - ' 3 " . 5 " ? ' 5 " - : 8f 8 f 8 i | o . 3 : 1 3 ! g ' 3 3 | " 3 5T : Weight. Height. o If en o en en en CD CD EARLY three years have passed since the present Junior Class of the University of Calitornia first appeared before the foot- lights as Freshmen; and now, as the third act is about to close, the his- torian finds it his duty to make a review of her performance, passing lightly over her weak points, and reciting her triumphs with justifiable pride. That she has numerous and signal virtues, no one can deny; that she is not without faults, she herself acknowledges with charac- teristic modesty and the soothing mental reservation, that " a diamond with a flaw is better than a pebble without. " 20 BLUE AND GOLD As a class, Eighty-five has always inclined towards Conservatism; not that she lacks either originality or independence, but that she pos- sesses that admirable quality, so rare in iconoclastic young America, veneration for old and established customs, and a becoming distrust of her ability to improve on them; together with that moderation that chooses a happy medium as the safest principle of action in most emer- gencies. If by chance during her career she has been guilty of folly and undue assurance, let it be remembered that these were but accidental and excusable ebullitions of youthful impetuosity and self-confidence, long since calmed by college influence and discipline. But perhaps Eighty-five ' s most prominent trait is her truly Christian spirit. De- veloped early in her Freshman year, it led her to sacrifice herself a victim to the time-honored custom of hazing; nor did the combined sympathy of press and public, the kindly consideration of the Faculty, or the misfortunes of Eighty-four, awaken in her breast unseemly exultation or vain-glorious pride. And who dare maintain that the charity which she has to all appearances always displayed toward her natural foes, Eighty-six, is the less admirable for being a tenet in the creed of the honorable Faculty, as well as in that of the Church ? As Freshmen, we were enthusiastic but modest, giving vent to our new-born ardor by riotously squandering our sustenance in class hats and pins, and bottling up all superfluous spirits to support us in our affliction at the burial of Conic Sections, an enterprise undertaken with an energy and accomplished with a decorum that alone should surround the name of Eighty-five with a halo not less brilliant but more lasting than the rockets that illumined her fantastic train on that eventful evening. As Sophomores, a sudden and abnormal development of brain gave birth to the " Eighty-five, " a class paper devoted to an impartial survey of current topics, whose brief but illustrious existence furnishes but another proof that " Whom the gods love, die young. " A firm believer in the salutary effects of competition, Eighty-five about the same time offered a stimulus to Eighty-four ' s Junior Day speakers, in the shape of a liter- rary production that no later class has dared to emulate. Encouraged by their success in journalism, the class signified their appreciation of their English instructor, Mr. Royce, then lately left for Harvard, by the presentation of a handsome edition of the dramas of Aeschylus. 28 BLUE AND GOLD As Juniors, Eighty-five has displayed all her former virtues and tal- ents, enhanced by two years of University influence and experience. As in her Freshman and Sophomore years, she has excelled in athletics, winning golden laurels at foot-ball and base-ball and making creditable records on Field Day. Of the University Foot-ball Team she boasts five men, among them " the finest foot-ball player in California. " Hand in hand with athletics comes intellectual culture. The college journals, the literary societies, the Longfellow Association and Political Science Club find many of their most vigorous and talented supporters among the ranks of Eighty five. In matters of public interest she has taken a lead- ing part, lending material as well as moral encouragement to all praise- worthy college enterprises. Her Junior Day, the most memorable event of her career, passed off in spite of ominous skies and unruly Sopho- mores, with a success most gratifying to Eighty-five in particular and all friends of the University in general. Even now, the Junior looking back upon the eve of Junior Day, thinks with a smile of serene satisfaction of Eighty-six ' s futile attempts to shine as midnight marauders, destroying our decorations and carrying off our programs, and ol their subsequent discomfiture; and he imagines that certain bright and shining lights of Eighty-six recall with something other than a smile of satisfaction the sorry figure they cut, the pangs they endured and the canes and mortar- boards that soon after so mysteriously disappeared, leaving not a single survivor to tell the tale. Nor are these all the good deeds of which Eighty-five might boast, were she so inclined; but with innate modesty and prudence, she be- queaths to another tongue than mine the privilege of proclaiming those chivalrous achievements relegated, alas, for the present, to the shades of silence or conjecture. Some day, when her Senior plug is outgrown and the precious " sheepskin " has become a tangible reality within her grasp, may the spell be broken, and bards be found to sing of dan- gers braved in the cause of justice, of tyrants out-witted and oppressors humbled; to tell of youths, whose skill in hurling missiles might put the mighty Apollo to shame, whose speed when pursued outrivals Atalanta of old, whose disguises are diverse as those of fabled Proteus; youths daring in invention, persistent in execution, undismayed in failure, im- placable in vengeance. Verily, then shall the secrets of the prison house be revealed and unsolved mysteries be made manifest. BLUE AND GOLD 2 9 Three years witness many changes in the panorama of college life. Since the advent of Eighty-five, two classes have been graduated and of the hundred that then swelled her ranks, hardly a third remain. While welcoming several new members of the Faculty, we have been forced to bid farewell to others, whose departure we lament as a serious loss to ourselves and the University. But with that self-confidence which, as some famous man maintains, is the basis of all greatness, Eighty-five staunchly stands her ground and intends, with the kind permission of Fates and Faculty, to pursue the even tenor of her way into the longed-for realms of Senior Year. And now, before the curtain falls on the third act of the drama, she drops a pretty courtsey to her audience, and in response to the inevitable Bravo ! that she anticipates, begs leave to offer to her friends as a souvenir of the occasion, the BLUE AND GOLD. JUNIOR CUASa ' The salt of the earth. " Bible OFFICERS, T. B. RUSSELL, PRESIDENT. J. E. BARBER, VICE-PRESIDENT. H. B. BRYANT, SECRETARY. C. B. WAKEFIELD, TREASURER. See and erm E. W. PUTNAM, PRESIDENT. E. MCALLISTER, VICE-PRESIDENT. H. B. BRYANT, . .SECRETARY. H. E. DIKEMAN, TREASURER. H. L. SHEARER, HISTORIAN. jo BLUE AND GOLD 31 MEMBERS, NAME. HOME. COLLEGE RESIDENCE. BARBER, JOSEPH E., - North Temescal, Bachman ' s. BREWER, WILLIAM A., San Mateo, Mrs. Hays ' . BRYANT, HERMAN B., - Oakland. CHENEY, W. F., - Chico, m - - First Club House. CRITTENDEN, MARY A., San Francisco, - Young Ladies ' Club. DIBBLE, NONA L., Berkeley, - Dana St. near Bancroft. DUNN, FRANK, - - San Francisco. EDWARDS, GEORGE, - - Sacramento, - Mrs. Hays ' . FEUSIER, H. E. C, - - San Francisco. GIBBONS, ALICE, Alameda. HAPPERSBERGER, A. K., San Francisco. HAYNE, STEPHEN D., - Santa Barbara, - Chi Phi Hall. HEYMAN, JOSEPH A., Sacramento, Choctaw ' s Retreat. KEYSER, F. W., - San Francisco. MCLEAN, FANNIE, Los Angeles, - Col. Morgan ' s. MEEKS, EDWARD, Oakland, - Choate near Allston. PUTNAM, E. W., San Francisco. RILEY, GEORGE E., - Grass Valley, D. K. E. House. ROTHGANGER, GEORGE, San Francisco. RUSSELL, THOMAS B., Hay wards, - H. K. Shattuck ' s. SHEARER, HELER L., - Oakland. STONE, A. L., - - San Leandro, Zeta Psi Hall. SUTTON, J. G., - Portland, Or., - Zeta Psi Hall. TREAT, SADIE B., - - Berkeley, - - Young Ladies ' Club. WAKEFIELD, C. B., - Garden Valley, Berkeley Gymnasium. WARREN, E. S., - Haywards, - Dr. Walls ' . PURSUING A SPECIAL OR PARTIAL COURSE. ANDERSON, FRANKIE E. Berkeley, - Sixth Club House. BLANCHARD, LIZZIE, - San Francisco. BROWN, PAUL F., - San Benito, - First Club House. CAMPBELL, MARY L., - Oakland. CONGDON, M. J., Berkeley, - Bancroft near Fulton. DIKEMAN, HENRY E., Rough and Ready, Alpha Block. FULTON, ADDIE M., - - Oakland, - - Young Ladies ' Club. HARKER, JOSIE, - San Francisco. HELLER, E. S., - San Francisco, - Burk ' s. LEETE, J. MCNEIL, - - Reno, Nev.. Zeta Psi Hall. MCALLISTER, ELLIOTT, - Benicia, - - Zeta Psi Hall. MEEKS, W. V., - Oakland, - - Choate near Allston. MILLER, HARRY D., - - Oakland. MILLER, IDA C., - Berkeley, - - Head of Dwight Way. MILLS, W. F., - - San Francisco. MYRICK, CHARLES, - - San Francisco. PERKINS, SALLY T., - Berkeley, - - Channing Way. TAGGART, BELLA C., San Francisco. Where no College Residence is given, it is the same as the Home. EIGHTY-SIX, TIME-HONORED custom demands that each class shall annually publish a history of such of its proceedings as may have been deemed worthy of record; and it is in deference to this custom that we now begin our task. As each Class departs but little from the trace of its predeces- sor, the succeeding accounts possess no great historical importance; and aside from the parties interested, there are few who care to peruse them The historian, as a precautionary measure, must deal sparingly with all events that do not reflect honor upon his class; but he should not so far depart from the veracity which his position demands, as to willfully pervert the truth in order to win for his class the credit of unearned deeds. It is with regret we remember that an historian last year thus betrayed the honesty with which Sophomores are supposed to be so largely endowed. s All Sophomores are, as the writer remarks, supposed to be endowed with honesty. It is seldom that they betray this quality, however, even in the Blue and Gold. Our historian does right to call attention to last year ' s exception to the rule, though his remark by itself is not quite clear. 32 BLUE AND GOLD 33 Our Freshman year was spent as Freshman years usually are. Recog- nising that some college customs are best when not perpetuated, we overcame our strong desires to cremate " Conic Sections, " and continued in a course befitting a well-ordered and rational class. Our historian, with a noble desire to do away with the prosaic qualities which usually characterize class histories, clothed his sentences in metric rhyme. But he made a mistake in administering such a large quantity all at one time. A practically inclined editor and a critical class failed to appreciate his effort, and in consequence the present historian is subjected to restric- tions under which one less docile would rebel. During the past year there have been no startling events to record. Monthly essays, occasional glee clubs and semi-annual " rushes " have been the principal diversions enjoyed. The spirit of reform which enters so freely into the actions of Eighty-six, led our class to attempt the sub- stitution of something more consistent with the advanced state of civili- zation, for the scrimmage which annually disgraces the campus. But the smallness of our numbers left it not in our power to dictate, and conse- quently the advent of a much needed reform was postponed. The Sophomores, however, gallantly sustained their reputation in the contest that followed; and though opposed by three times their number, they soon captured the Freshmen ' s battle-flag and victoriously withdrew. With the laudable desire of increasing the interest manifested in base-ball, and adding to the appearance of the players, our nine have provided themselves with neat and serviceable uniforms an example that other classes might well follow; for, though the grotesqueness of the scene might thus be impaired, the beauty of the ordinary undress cos- tume would be much improved. Last Fall, after the term was well under way, the Freshmen did, as Freshmen will persist in doing, bring out a cane for Sophomores to break. It was broken, of course, but not being satisfied they soon after appeared on the campus with a handsome wagon spoke in tow. They gained nothing by it, however, for the skilled Sophomoric eye soon detected that its proportions exceeded the defined limits of a cane, and the Fresh- men were allowed to retain the article. The present Sophomore Class is sufficiently familiar with the appearance of overgrown canes not to have to resort to such expedients as having a broken one photographed. 34 BLUE AND GOLD With one or two exceptions the quiet repose of Berkeley has not suffered disturbance at our hands. It is true that on one occasion we seriously discomposed the wonted equanimity of the worthy official who guards the South Hall steps so assiduously. But we can only hope that he suffered no ill effects from his unusual exertions, and that in the future he will save his breath to cry, " Fire " for something more worthy of the name. Thus far the class has been very successful in sustaining the social relations of its members. The Glee Clubs have promoted a genuine friendship, to which is due the general unanimity which has thus far characterized our actions. Though we are few in numbers, we are strong in our unity; and let us hope that the bonds of class feeling may never be severed by jealous factions or unseemly strife. Let us trust that in the far-oft future, our memories of the past may not be marred by any unpleasant recollections, and that we may always recall with the warm- est affection, the years that were spent in the Class of Eighty-six. THE INFLUENCE OF TAFFY. SOPHOMORE CUASS, ' It cannot be, but I am pigeon-livered. " Hamlet. However, " He who fights and runs away, Shall live to fight another day. " Goldstnith. OFFICERS. G. D. BOYD, PRESIDENT. Miss G. M. CROCKER, VICE-PRESIDENT. P. S. WOOLSEY, SECRETARY. A. J. BARNETT, TREASURER. K. G. EASTON,.. . . Miss HATTIE LEVY, W. S. WATERMAN, BOARD OF DIRECTORS. W. B. WELLMAN, PRESIDENT. Miss G. M. CROCKER, VICE-PRESIDENT. J. D. MURPHEY, SECRETARY. K. G. EASTON, TREASURER. G. L. CLARK, HISTORIAN. G. D. BOYD, A. G. EELLS, Miss FRANCES SPRAGUE, BOARD OF DIRECTORS. 35 3 6 BLUE AND GOLD NAME. mmwo. COLLEGE RESIDENCE. HOME. AUSTIN, STAFFORD W., Hilo, H. I., Mrs. Sell ' s. AVERY, EUGENE A., - Sacramento, Audubon Way. BARNETT, ABE T., San Francisco. BlEDENBACH, C. L., - San Francisco. BOYD, GEORGE D., - San Francisco, - Chi Phi Hall. CLARK, GEORGE L., - - Berkeley, - - 386 Durant Ave. CROCKER, GULIELMA M., Oakland. EASTON, KIMBALL G., West Berkeley, - University Ave. EELLS, ALEXANDER G., - Santa Barbara, - Mrs. Chamberlain ' s. FISCHER, FRANK, - San Francisco. GRIFFIN, INA G., - Oakland. HOWARD, EFJWARD A., - Oakland. LEVY, HATTIE, - - San Francisco. McKEE, JOHN D., - San Francisco. McKiNzm, MIRIAM, - - San Francisco, - Young Ladies ' Club. MOFFITT, JAMES K., - - Oakland. B MURPHEY, JOHN D., - Bridgeport, Dr. Merrill ' s. PALACHE, WHITNEY, - - Berkeley, - Claremont. PIKE, KATE G., - - San Francisco. SHOAF, GEORGE A., - - San Francisco, - D., D. and B. Institute. SPRAGUE, FRANCES R., - Haywards. VASSAULT, LA VRENCE S. , - Berkeley, - Chapel Street. WATERMAN, WALDO S., - San Bernardino, - 386 Durant Ave. WELI.MAN, W. BELA, - - Fruit Vale, Dr. Wall ' s. WILKINSON, GUY, - Berkeley, - Cor. Dwight and Etna. WOOLSEY, PHILIP S., - Berkeley, - Fairview Ave. PURSUING A SPECIAL OR PARTIAL COURSE. BRADLEY, FRED W., - - Nevada City, Mrs. Chamberlain ' s. BUSH, ROBERT E., Berkeley, - Francisco Street. CONGDON, EDNA, - Berkeley, - Bancroft, near Fulton. DUTTON, J. WARREN, - San Francisco, - Mrs. Atkinson ' s. GALLARDO, MANUEL A., Santa Tecla, C. A. , Gould ' s. HANNA, FLORENCE, - - Oakland. HOWARD, PLACIE, - Oakland. OURY, FRANK W., Tucson, A. T., - D. K. E. House. OSPINA, JULIO, - Bogota, S. A., - 386 Durant Ave. OSPINA, PABLO, - - Bogota, S. A., - 386 Durant Ave. RlLEY,W. C., - - San Francisco. N the 1 5th of August, 1883, before the last rays of the bright sun had ceased to grace the classic hills of Berkeley, and before he sank to rest behind the Golden Gate, a class of seventy-five hr.d advanced boldly into the arena of College life. Trusting in unity and virtue, we came to climb the rugged pathway to knowledge, with the firm resolve to battle manfully for our rights and to yield to no oppression. ' Gosh! 37 3 8 BLUE AND GOLD Much had we heard of the " terrible Sophs, " but little did we fear them, and when we met them lace to face on the Campus, manfully we bore them down. Two successive times charging in solid phalanx, we easily overwhelmed them. After the third rush our opponents hesitated to meet us again, so of our own accord we pushed forward and rushed the mighty Sophomores, " a thing which few Freshmen classes have at- tempted. " At last they deemed it advisable to withdraw their shattered forces and we, forming in triumphal procession, brought terror to their failing hearts by our songs of victory, f Nor when we met the Sophomores again, did we lose the reputation thus gained. Twice in one day did we foil all their efforts to destroy the fragile cane, and at last, bruised and battered, the no longer jolly Soph- omores retired to the friendly shelter of North Hall, fully convinced of the superiority of the only class which has ever successfully faced its op- ponents with nothing but a bamboo twig. The advent of ' 87 may be said to have revived the dying athletic spirit of the College. We have shown unusual interest in gymnastics and the hitherto dormant dumb-bells bear witness to our powers. In the base- ball diamond we have suffered but one defeat, and on Field Day bore off more than our share of medals. Nor in sociability have we been back- ward. Much interest has been shown in our Glee Clubs, where we, our fair co-eds leading us, make the walls resound with the old college airs. While marching up the hill toward knowledge we lost one comrade, who, in his eager desire for the class-cup, was caught in the matrimonial net while Jostlirf with Cupid. Unscathed we passed the dread December exes and the terrible con- dition fiend disturbs the slumbers of but few of us. ' 87 has always acted consistently and we may truly say that while we have ever evinced praiseworthy spirit in whatever we deemed should be upheld, we have never failed to discountenance whatever would reflect to our dishonor. Soon our first year will be ended and we shall don the mortar-board. Proud of the record we have gained in the past, we shall endeavor to maintain it in the future, and as jolly Sophomores shall try to fill the verdant ' 88er with a true sense of our dignities. fBoom-ti-ra-da! BLUE AND GOLD 39 The painful duty alone remains of recording the one severe and bitter pang that we have experienced. Clifford A. Davis, after a brief illness, was taken from the class, the University and his friends, in the begin- ning of his college course and on the threshold of his career in life, by the " Fell Destroyer, whose cold and sapless hand waves o ' er the world and beckons all away. " He was a true gentleman, one who, by his steady and upright course, by his manliness, integrity and geniality won the hearts of all he met; and when we followed him to his last resting-place we ftlt that a void had been made in our midst which would not soon be filled. Ijpgg FRSHMAN CUSS, ' A watery, pulpy, slobbery freshman, and newcomer in this planet. " Sartor Resartns OFFICERS, 3? irst J. M. BRYAN, A. H. ASHLEY, A. C. MILLER, G. W. DUTTON, C. A. DAVIS, J. J. PAULSELL. Miss FLORENCE PRAG, E. R1XFORD, W. J. VAR1EL, A. C. MILLER, J. SAMUELS, T. A. GAMBLE, W. J. BARTNETT, . J. M. BRYAN, G. D. DUDLEY, f W. C. GREGORY, ( Miss ELSIE LEE, ) PRESIDENT. VICE-PRESIDENT. SKCRETARY. TREASURER. BOARD OF DIRECTORS. PRESIDENT. VICE-PRESIDENT. SECRETARY. TREASURER. HISTORIAN. BOARD OF DIRECTORS. 40 BLUE AND GOLD 41 MEM3R8. NAME. HOME. COLLEGE RESIDENCE. ASHLEY, ARTHUR H., Stockton, D. K. E. House. BARTNETT, WALTER J., Pacheco, Mrs. Woodham ' s. BEARD, FRANK C., Modesto, Mrs. Hays ' . BLANCHARD, MILTON E. , - San Francisco. BRYAN, JAMES M., Oakland. CODE, JAMES A., San Francisco. CROSS, ARTHUR D., - San Francisco. DIKEMAN, S. G., Rough add Ready , Alpha Block. DORNIN, JOHN C., Berkeley, Dwight Way. DUDLEY, GEORGE D., Dixon, Mrs. Woodham ' s. DUTTON, GEORGE W. , JR .,- Tomales, - Mrs. Atkinson ' s. ELSASSER, MEYER, San Luis Obispo, Mrs. Atkinson ' s. FLAHERTY, JOHN L., - San Francisco. FORD, HARRY L., San Francisco, D. K. E. House. GAMBLE, THOMAS A., San Francisco. GRASER, ANNA G., San Francisco. GRAY, JOHN H., JR., - San Francisco. GREGORY, WARREN C., Pacheco, Mrs. Woodham ' s. HILGARD, E. M. T., - Berkeley, Bancroft Way. HOSTETTER, ETTA N., East Oakland, Young Ladies ' Club. JUMP, ROBERT L., Dovvnieville, Mrs. Hays ' . KNAPP, MOSES A., - Columbia, - Oakland. LAFFERTY, F. S., San Francisco. LAYMAN, J. D., Lakeport, - Fourth Club House. MAKINNEY, FRED W., Santa Cruz, Zeta Psi Hall. McCANN, FERDINAND, Santa Cruz, Bancroft Way. MILLER, ADOLPH C., San Francisco. MORGAN, W. O., Oakland. Moss, J. MORA, JR., Oakland. PADDOCK, N. C., JR., San Francisco. PRAG, FLORENCE, San Francisco. RANDALL, HENRY I., San Bernardino, Fourth Club House. RATHBONE, HARRY B., San Francisco. RICKARD, THOMAS, Berkeley, Bancroft Way. RIXFORD, EMMET, San Francisco. ROGERS, L. R., San Francisco. SABIN, HARRY W., Oakland, - Zeta Psi Hall. SAMUELS, JACOB, San Francisco. BLUE AND GOLD SANDERSON, W. W., SCHUTTE, JOHN H., SLOSS, JOSEPH, TAYLOR, HENRY B., TURNER, FREDERICK C., - WANGENHEIM, JULIUS, - WHITE, MARY, WILKINSON, JOHN F., WILSON, CATHERINE E., - WINES, MELVIN L., WOODMAN, FRED M., San Francisco. San Francisco. San Francisco. Oakland. Oakland. San Francisco. Ukiah, Sierra ville, San Francisco. Eureka, Nev., Chico, Young Ladies ' Club. Burk ' s. Zeta Psi Hall. Mrs. Nourse ' s. PURSUING A SPECIAL OR PARTIAL COURSE. BOOTH, FRANKLIN, - COOPER, FANNIE, DERMOT, JENNIE L., GROVER, ALICE K., HARRISON, RICHARD W., - HEVERIN, ANGELO M., KIRBY, PHILIP B., LEE, ELSIE B., LEVIELE, BLANCHE E., MCNEELY, ELLA C., ROWELL, EDWARD F., SHAW, JAMES B., STRATTON, GEORGE M., - THATCHER, ARTHUR, JR., - VARIEL, WILLIAM J., WEAR, W. H., - - Berkeley, Santa Barbara, Oakland. Berkeley, Milpitas, San Francisco. Santa Cruz, Oakland. San Francisco. Reno, Nev., Temescal. Santa Barbara, - East Oakland. Hopland, - Quincy, - - Arroyo Grande, Shattuck Ave. Sixth Club House. Oxford St. Alpha Block. Chi Phi Hall. Young Ladies ' Club. Chi Phi Hall. Oakland. Zeta Psi Hall. Oakland. 43 cnyiREm- TIEND ' ' H 111 ! TO OAt ' ' WILL , L t T GO 44 professional Colleges. 45 HA5TINGS COUUG OF UAW, SENIOR CUSS, W. J. McGEE, ' . . . . PRESIDENT. T. R. FINLEY, VICE-PRESIDENT. E, C. FARNSWORTH, SECRETARY. F. R. WILLIAMS, . TREASURER. Members. ABRAHAM, ISIDORE, ADAMS, HENRY H., BORDEN, RHODES, BORDEN, SHELDON, BROWN, DANIEL, JR., CABANIS, GEORGE H., CAMPBELL, GEORGE D., DAVIS, JOHN F., DINSMORE, WALLACE, DWYER, JOHN, JR., FARNSWORTH, E. C., FINLEY, THEODORE, FORBES, EDWIN A., WHEELER, CHARLES M. FURLONG, NICHOLAS, GRANT, WILLIAM, JACOBS, WILLIAM R., LOEWENTHAL, MAX, McCABE, EDWARD, MURRAY, GEORGE D., McGEE, WILLIAM, PETERS, CASSIUS M., PRICE, HENRY F., TAYLOR, ARTHUR C., TEVLIN, JAMES F., WILBUR, C. M., WILLIAMS, F. R., Commencement Speakers. JOHN F. DAVIS, MAX LOEWENTHAL, CHARLES M. WHEELER, WILLIAM R. JACOBS, E. D. MCCABE, E. C. FARNSWORTH. BLUE AND GOLD 47 MIDVLt CLASS, E. DANEY, Z. T. ARMSTRONG, C. B. BRYANT, . . . R. B. STALDER, . AKAMINE, F. S., ARMSTRONG, Z. T., BAKER, LIDDELL, BETTENCOURT, J. E., BLACK, A. P., BRYANT, C. B., COLLINS, G. D., CURRAN, THOMAS E., DANEY, EUGENE, DOONBERGER, G., DWYER, JOHN J., EARL, ARTHUR, ELLIOTT, G. B., FINLAYSON, F. G., GALLAGHER, A. E., GARTLAN, J. G., GIBSON, R., GILLIN, G. B., GLEDDEN, PRESCOTT B., GREANY, JOHN T., HALL, JOHN W., jUcinbcrs. PRESIDENT. VICE-PRESIDENT. SECRETARY. TREASURER. HART, G. H., HARDING, R. T., HENEY, H.J., HUPERS, G. W., MAHONEY, J. F., MAHONEY, W. H., MILLER, PHILIP, MONROE, A. J., PECK, JAMES F., SANDERS, E. P., SCHLESINGER, B., SHARPSTEIN, W. C., SLOVER, CHARLES, STALDER, R. B., STRONG, JESSE E., SULLIVAN, J. F., SWAYNE, R. H., TURNER, J. N., VASSAULT, F. I., WALL, J. A. , WENZLICK, WILLIAM. BLl ' E AND GOLD JUNIOR CUSS, (Officers E. M. NORTH PRESIDENT. A. RUEF, VICE-PRESIDENT. {SECRETARY AND TREASURER. AITKEN, JOHN R., ALLEN, JOHN]., ANDERSON, ROBERT S., BELDEN, FRANK, BRITTAN, WILLIAM G., CAMPBELL, JAMES B., CHAPMAN, MELVIN C., CODY, THOMAS F., COPE, WALTER B., COLLINS. JOHN C., CONLY, WILLIAM H., CRAWFORD, THOMAS O., DORN, FREDERICK A,, EARL, CHAFFY GUY, ELMORE, JOHN M. ( FERGUSON, JAMES T., FLEMING, THOMAS F., FOERSTER, C. E. A., FORD, CAMPBELL, ERASER, HUGH W., GALLAGHER, JAMES L., GREEN, LYMAN, GUNZENDORFER, GUSTAV, HALE, FREDERICK T., HASKJNS, SAMUEL, HAVENS, H. ROSCOE, HICKS, VICTOR L., HOLLAND, ARTHUR P., HOLLAND, CHRIS. F., HORAN, FRANCIS W., KAUFMAN, WALTER, LANGAN, FRANCIS P., LEVY, SAMUEL M., LINCOLN, JEROME B., WARD, C. SHIRLEY. LUTTRELL, HIRAM A., MCGLYNN, FRANK, JR., McGowAN, THOMAS A. ; MCGREGOR, FRED., MESERVE, EDWIN A., METSON, WILLIAM H., MILLS, WARREN F., MULGREW, FELIX B., MUNCKTON, FRANK D., MURPHY, STEPHEN, MYER, ORLANDO R., NORTH, EDW T ARD, OLASE, Louis V., PEMBERTON, JAMES E., PHELAN, JAMES D., POTTER, STEPHEN, POWERS, EDWARD E., RAYMOND, ALBERT, RILEY, GEORGE E., RUEF, ABRAHAM, SCHWITTERS, L. D., SHORTRIDGE, S. M., SHRADER, J. L., SPENCER, F. W., STORER, FRANK, STEVENS, W. W. B., STEVENS, M. V. B., SWANSVICK, J. W-, TAYLOR, FELTON, TAYLOR, EDWARD K., TURNER, CHARLES C., TYLER, JOHN F., UNANGST, EDWIN P., WHITE, W. E., COUUG OF MDICIN, SENIOR CUASS. ANDERSON, OSCAR WILDE, BEEDE, W. M. S., CLARK, MISSIONARY, CONNOLLY, THOS. E., COWAN, ROBERT E., D ' ANCONA, A. A., DAY, JOHN CHIEF, DODGE, HENRY ARTFUL, ENRIGHT, C. M., GATES, FRANK H., McCoY, JUAN W., NUTTALL, GEO. H., PARTSCH, SHERMAN, SCHOLL, A. S., SHERMAN, SACCHARINA. JUNIOR CUASS, ARMISTEAD, H. B., BALDWIN, ROBERT, CHALMERS, W. P., COLLINS, H. C., GALLWAY, JOHN, HOWARD, KATE I., HOWARD, W. B., LIGHTBODY, H. I., LUSTIG, IAMISSIMUS, O ' DONNELL, G. W., NICHOLS, T. A., PARK, CARRIE, PARK, OSCAR, PARRAULT, E. L., WILCOX, W. J., WILLIAMSON, J. M., WINTON, H. N., WOODS, WlLHELMINA, WOOSTER, DAVID. FRESHMAN CUASS, BATES, O. C., BROWN, E. J., CONLAN, W. E., FREESE, A. J., HUTTON, J. A., MAGUIRE, J. W., PLANT, B. A., PUDDOCK, B. J., REED, J. E., SAMUELS, D. G., SHEEHY, J. W., SNOW, H. J., SOBOSLAY, JULIUS, TEVIS, H. L., WAY, H. C., WHELAN, KATE, WOODS, A. H. 49 COUU OF DENTISTRY, SENIOR CUASS, BOTSFORD, GEO., LUBBOCK, W. C., COOL, GEORGE W., NICHOL, ROBERT, DUNN, JOHN M., RIETZKE, G. C., GLEAVS, A. D., SIMMONS, W. H., LAUDERDALE, J. A., TWIST, JOSEPH F. WELDON, E. J. JUNIOR CUASS, BETTIS, H. S., FITZPATRICK, W. E., BLISS, C. L., FANCY AST, F., GATE, D. B., RODOLPH, C. T., COULSON, N. T., SAXE, F. J., COURET, H. L., SCHNEIDER, J., DRUCKER, GEORGE J., SYLVESTER, HENRY,JR., EDWARDS, B. F., WILSON, K. R. COUU OF PHARMACY, CLASS OF 1 883, ARGENTI, F. W. D., BARBAT, J. EUGENIE, BEAIRLY, GEORGE T., BECKETT, FRED A., BESTHORN, H. E. D., BOYNTON, JOHN M., CRANE, CHARLES W., CREW, HARRY W., DAVIES, GEORGE W., DICK, HENRY W., DIGNAN, MICHAEL H., DONAHUE, HENRY, DORRANCE, RALPH G, DUNNING, TERENCE, EAGEN, HENRY I., EMMAL, W. B., FITZELL, CHARLES, FRIEDHOFER, WILLIAM, FROST, ARTHUR H., GREEN, JOHN A., BIRTH-PLACE. San Francisco. San Francisco. Australia. Canada. Germany. Napa. San Francisco. Plumas Co. San Francisco. San Francisco. Placer Co. Ohio. Michigan. Folsom. San Francisco. Marysville. Iowa. San Francisco. Vallejo. California. BLUE AND GOLD HENDERSON, DAVID L., HEWBY, THOMAS S., HORDECK, PAUL VON, HOWARD, KATE I., HUGHES, SAMUEL F., HUGHES, THOMAS H.. - IVES, HARRY L., JONES, MORGAN L., KELLY, FRANK S., - KORPER, H. W., KRAUSE, FREDERICK L.. LEBER, ALBERT L., LEVISON, CHARLES G., LOCHE, GEORGE W., - MARTIN, W. 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Vallejo. Vancouver, W.T. Sierra Co. Maine. Belgium. San Francisco. Battalion of Ittntucrsttij OFFICERS, Commandant, LIEUT. JAMES A. HUTTON. CADT OFFICERS, Colonel, FRANK H. POWERS. Lieutenant- Colonel, EUGENE HOEFER. Major, - CHARLES A. RAMM. Cnptaius: CHARLES S. WHEELER, SIDNEY E. MEZES, CHARLES O. BOSSE. Cadet Adjutant J. G. SUTTON. Cadet Quartermaster, - C. I.. HUGGIXS I AMES H. POND, HARRY S. BADGER, JAMES P. DUNN. Second iCteutcimnts: ELLIOTT MCALLISTER, WILLIAM A. BREWER, H. E. C. FEUSIER. 5? 54 BLUE AND GOLD CADET NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICERS, Sergeant-Major, - Quartermaster-Sergeant, T. 13. RUSSKLI H. B. BRYANT. FRANK DUNN, E. S. WARREN, E. S. HELLER. Color- Bearer, A. L. STONE. STEPHEN D HAYNE, HENRY E. DIKEMAN, M. J. CONGDON. KIMBALL G. EASTON, JAMES Moi FITT, Chief Musician, - ' - - - J. A. HEYMAN. BLUE AND GOLD 55 3Ftrst Corporals : GEORGE L. CLARK, S. W. AUSTIN, LAWRENCE VASSAULT. Second (Tor porn Is: WILLIAM B. WELLMAN, WALDO S. WATERMAN, PHILIP WOOLSEY. Corporals: A. G. EELLS, E A. HOWARD, W. PALACHE, E. A. AVERY, F. FISCHER, G. WILKINSON, C. L. BlEDENBACH. nt BEGINNING ( - fraternities In tl c order of their PSI FRATERNITY, FOUNDED 1847. IOTA CHAPTER, ESTABLISHED 1870. n REGENT, GEORGE J. AINSWORTH, PH. B., ' 73. INSTRUCTOR, GEORGE C. EDWARDS, PH. B , 73. LIBRARIAN, JOSEPH C. ROWELL, A. B., ' 4- ROSCOE HAVENS, PH. B., ' 80. WILLIAM F. BARTON, ' 85. WILLIAM G. BRITTAN. SENIORS. HARRY SEAVER BADGER, FRANK HENRY POWERS. JUNIORS. ELLIOTT MCALLISTER, ANDREW L. STONE, JOHN G. SUTTON, WM. McNEIL LEETE, FRESHMEN. HARRY W. SABIN, FRED MAKINNEY, MELVIN WINES, EDWARD ROWELL, ' WILLIAM J. VARIEL. 59 6o CHI PHI FRATERNITY, FOUNDED 1824. UAMBDA CHAPTER, ESTABLISHED 1875. JOHN J. DWYER, A. B., ' 82. FERD I. VASSAULT, ' 79. JEROME B. LINCOLN, A. B., ' 83. WALTER B. COPE, A. B., ' 83. post BREWTON A. HAYNE, A. B., ' 83. SENIORS. SIDNEY E. MEZES, STIRLING WALLACE. GEORGE D. BOYD, JUNIOR. S. DUNCAN HAYNE. SOPHOMORES. LAWRENCE S. VASSAULT. FRESHMEN. HARRY B. RATHBONE, JAMES B. SHAW, LOUIS JANIN, JR., PHILIP B. KIRBY. DUTA KAPPA PSIUON. ROUU OF CHAPTERS, PHI, Yale College, 1844- THETA. Bowdoin College, 1844. Xi, - Colby University, 1845- SIGMA, Amherst, 1846- UPSILON - Brown University, 1850. CHI, University of Mississippi, 1850. ALPHA, Harvard College, 1851. ETA, University of Virginia, 1852. LAMBDA - Kenyon College, 1852. Pi, Dartmouth College, 1853- ALPHA PKL.II; Middlebury College, 1854. OMICRON, University of Michigan, 1855- EPSILON, Williams College, 1855- RHO, Lafayette College, 1855- Nu, - College of the City ol New Y .k 1856. TALL, Hamilton College, 1856. Mu, - - Madison University, - 1856. BETA 1 in, Universityof Rochester, 1856. PHI CHI, - - Rutgers, ... 1861. Psi CHI, Indiana Asbury University 1866. GAMMA PHI, - - Wesleyan University, 1867. Psi OMEGA. Rensselaer Polytechnic, 1867. BETA CHI, Adelbert College, 1868. DELTA CHI, Cornell University, 1870. DELTA, - University of Chicago, 1871. PHI GAMMA, Syracuse University, 1871. BETA, - Columbia College, 1874. THETA ZETA, University of California 1876. ALPHA CHI, Trinity College, 1879. 62 DUTA KAPPA PSIUON FRATERNITY, THTA CHAPTER, n PROF. MARTIN KELLOGG, A. M., YALE. BENJ. P. WALL, M. D.,U. C. H. W. CHAPMAN, A. M., BOWDOIN FRANK R. WHITCOMB, A. B., LL. B., U. C. department F.J. HENEY, H.J. FRASER. V. F. BRADFORD, G. E. RILEY, H. L. FORD, A. H. ASHLEY, SENIORS JUNIORS. SOPHOMORES. F. W. OURY. FRESHMEN. J. H. POND. H. W. TRACY. M. A. GALLARDO, T. RICKARD. 6 4 THETA PI FRATERNITY, FOUNDED 1839. OMGA CHAPTER, ESTABLISHED 1879. in PRESIDENT VM. T. REID, A. M. RECORDER VV. VV. DEAMER, A. B. JOHN FRANCIS DAVIS, A. B., HARVARD, ' 81. RElMIARDT THEODORE HARDING, U. C., ' 82. GUV CHAFFEE EARL, A. U., U. C., ' 83. SENIORS. CHARLES ADOLPH RAMM, CHARLES STETSON WHEELER. JUNIORS. EDWIN STAFFORD WARREN, ROBERT CHESTER TURNER. SOPHOMORES. .STAFFORD WALLACE AUSTIN, JOHN WARREN DUTTON, GUV WILKINSON, WHITNEY PALACHE, WILFRED BELA WELLMAN. FRESHMEN. ROBERT THOMPSON STRATTON, GEORGE MALCOLM STRATTON, ARTHUR JAMES THATCHER. JOHN CUSHING DORN1N, FREDERICK CHESTER TURNER, GEORGE WASHINGTON DUTTON. 65 66 KAPPA KAPPA GAMMA FRATERNITY, FOUNDED 1870. PI CHAPTER, ESTABLISHED 1880- in ANNIE S. E. LONG, MATTIE R. BRECK. JUNIORS. FRANKIE E. ANDERSON, FANNIE W. McLEAN, LIZZIE BLANCHARD, HELEN L. SHEARER, MARY CAMPBELL, ELIZABETH WELLER. ALICE GIBBONS. SOPHOMORE. BELLE M. BRECK. 1 J I U r 1 " ' ( V GER n, H } Ititerarg !lr 3 animations 6 9 , S is usual in all the publications of the exceedingly popular an ' l widely read ' ' Blue and Gold ' ' this society greets its old friends and announces its general welfare. As may be seen from the list of mem- bers, we have our usual complement of the flower of the warlike and gentle sexes. Most of them have realized the great necessity, in the absence of a regular chair of elocution and oratory, of participating in our rhetorical exercises ; and, as a qatural result, our meetings have been unusually in- teresting. We have among us nearly all the best musicians of the University, and their artistically executed selections have been most agreeable features of our entertainments. The program, during the year past, has been made upas follows: Music, Oration, Essay, Declamation and Debate, occasionally followed by the singing of college songs and by dancing. It will be seen that our exercises, if kept up enthusiastically, are sources not only of pleasure, but of a certain mental training which cannot be had elsewhere at this University. In order that the objects of the Society may be fully realized, it is to be hoped that our ranks may be kept filled with students, who will make 70 BLUE AND GOLD use of their opportunities who will, with earnestness of spirit, carry on these exercises of self-culture combined as they are with pleasure. Let the upper classmen increase their interest in an undertaking of such benefit, and let newly arrived students make it one of their first cares to take up with a steadfastness of purpose the work of self improvement which for twenty-three years has been carried on within the halls of the Durant Rhetorical Society. OFFICERS, F. H. POWERS ............. PRESIDENT. ELLIOTT MCALLISTER ........ VICE-PRESIDENT. C. A. ROBINSON, ........... SECRETARY. P. WOOLSEY, ............ TREASURER. Tcrnu C. A. RAMM, ............. PRESIDENT. Miss F. McLEAN, .......... VICE-PRESIDENT. J. G. SUTTON, ............ SECRETARY. E. S. HELLER, . . TREASURER. MEMBERS, ALFRED BRAVERMAN, JAMES H. POND, FRANK H. POWERS, CHARLES A. RAMM, CHARLES S. WHEELER, MARY CAMPBELL, GEORGE EDWARDS, STEPHEN D. HAYNE, E. S. HELLER, JAMES A. HEYMAN, ELLIOTT MCALLISTER, FANNIE MCLEAN, BELLE J. MILLER, IDA C. MILLER, GEORGE E. RILEY, HELEN L. SHEARER, JOHN G. SUTTON, FRED M. WOODMAN. S. W. AUSTIN, EUGENE A. AVERY, J. W. BUTTON, FRANK W. OURY, PHILIP WOOLSEY, JOHN C. DORNIN, G. W. BUTTON, JR., M. ELSASSER, HARRY S. FORD, E. M. T. HILGARD, PHILIP W. KIRBY, FRED M. MAKINNEY, J. J. PAULSELL, M. REUBEN, THOMAS RICKARD, JAMES R. SHAW, WILLIAM J. VARIEL, ,LONG with the rest of the College world, the Neolsean Literary Society has had a year of decided advance. The Neolaeans have profited and amused themselves and their audiences in about the same way as during the preceding eleven years. One departure from the old rut, however, deserves recording. During the first term of this year President Reid and several of the Professors lectured before the Society at alternate meetings. Their lectures were thoroughly enjoyed and appreciated by as many as the hall could hold. The programs have for twelve years been on one narrow plane. But the Society is now rousing itself to deal actively with the problem, how to introduce variety. The debates ought, without doubt, to live, but the rest of the usual program is skillfully adapted to overcrowd the student already pushed with work of exactly the same character. Perhaps next year we shall be able to record the successful accomplishment of some new plan. 72 BLUE AND GOLD 73 OFFICER3, D. L. LEZINSKY, PRESIDENT. A. G. EELLS, VICE-PRESIDENT. E. W. PUTNAM, SECRETARY. J. L. CHASE, .TREASURER. E. W. PUTNAM, PRESIDENT. INA G. GRIFFIN, VICE-PRESIDENT. J. D. MURPHEY, SECRETARY. F. DUNN, ... ... TREASURER. MEMBERS, W. A. BEATTY, LOUISE BRIER, ALICE CHAPMAN, JOHN L. CHASE, HELEN M. GOMPERTZ, CARRIE E. LE CONTE, D. L. LEZINSKY, MARGARET SCOBIE, MABEL WALCOTT, MAUD WALCOTT, JOSEPH E. BARBER, W. A. BREWER, ROBERT E. BUSH, W. F. CHENEY, MARY S. CRITTENDEN, FRANK DUNN, H. E. C. FEUSIER, W. W. SANDERSON. E. W. PUTNAM, SADIE B. TREAT, C. B. WAKEFIELD, ABE T. BARNETT, C. L. BlEDENBACH, F. M. BRADLEY GEORGE L. CLARK, GULIELMA CROCKER, A. G. SELLS, FRANK FISCHER, INA G. GRIFFIN, J. D. MURPHEY, W. S. WATERMAN, WALTER J. BARTNETT, FRANKLIN BOOTH, W. C. GREGORY, J. H. S-HUTTH, UNIVR8ITY STUDENTS, This Society was founded March 15, 1878. The objects of the Society are: First The promotion of religion and morality among the students. Second The consideration of religion in connection with history, philosophy and science. Meetings are held on Wednesday afternoons, and are occupied in studying some selected passages of Scripture. Occasionally the Society- has a lecture from some minister or prominent man. The last year has not been as prosperous as the preceding ones, and the meetings have not been held regularly ; but the Society hopes for better times in the future. H. E. MILLER, ' 85, PRESIDENT. W. A. BEATTY, ' 84, SECRETARY. 74 POUTICAU SCINC CUUa iHE routine work of the regular University course is of itself valua- ble, and, indeed, necessary in a college course ; but from its very nature the work in its general effect is narrowing ; consequently, oppor- tunities for original research and for a less restricted field of labor, where inclinations can be followed more or less completely, are valued by every true student, and such, we think, present themselves in this organi- zation. The Society was formed two years ago at the suggestion of Pro- fessor Moses, and to him, too, is due its undoubted success. Meetings are held every two weeks. Those who founded the society desired the chief characteristic of these meetings to be literary and not social ; but the social has been unconsciously for the past year one of the features of the meetings. In both its aspects, the literary and social, the Club is indebted, in no small degree, to Professor and Mrs. Moses, whose kindness has furnished a place for meetings, and whose assist- ance in every way has been invaluable. Owing to the Senior Class being small this year, the privilege of mem- bership has been extended to Juniors. The Club has now a membership of thirty-seven. In the following list of subjects, discussed during the past year, it will be seen that there has been a wider range of discussion than heretofore. First " Federalism in Canada. " Second " Foreign Policy of the United States. " Third " Public Debts. " Fourth " Government of Scandinavia. " Fifth " Comparative Failure in the French Methods of Colonization. " Sixth " The Jesuits in Paraguay. " Seventh " Swiss Confederation. " Eighth " The East India Company. " Ninth " Phases of Local Government. " Tenth " Land Tenure in Great Britain. " 75 UONGFUUOW MEMORIAL ASSOCIATION, iHE desire to provide new and even larger opportunities for the increase of literary culture, and at the same time to aid in the development of social life within the limits of an organization including both University students and towYi residents, has been at least partially realized in the formation of the Longfellow Memorial Association. In April, 1883, a score or more of persons, nearly all of whom were connected with the University, met at the residence of C. T. H. Palmer, and an organization was formed which has since increased its member- ship to ninety, nearly one half of these being citizens of Berkeley. The meetings of this Association are held monthly at the residences of the Berkeley members. The program consists of music, tableaux, poems, and the reading and discussion of a paper. The following topics have been considered : First " Is Longfellow a Cosmopolitan Poet? " Second " Where Longfellow found his Song. " Third " The Masque of Pandora. " Fourth " Tennyson " Address by Dr. C. D. Barrows. Fifth " The Princess. " Notwithstanding the difficulties which have sometimes presented themselves, the society has been fairly successful in realizing its purposes, and may justly presume, for the future, upon an even greater measu re of prosperity than that hitherto attained. OFFICERS. FRANK J. WALTON, . WILLIAM A. BEATTY, PRESIDENT. SECRETARY. anfc (Third (Terms. PROFESSOR A. S. COOK, . EDWARD W. PUTNAM, . PRESIDENT. SECRETARY. CO-OPRATIV SOCIETY, " This society is a comparatively new one in our institution, having been organized in May, 1883. Corresponding to similar organizations ' in Eastern colleges, its objects are to afford the students opportunity to purchase their books, paper and other such necessary materials at prices below those of regular book dealers. The office of the society is situated in the college buildings, and is entirely under the control of the student members. (Officers. W. A. BEATTY, ' 84, ..... ..... PRESIDENT. ( SECRETARY K.G. EASTON, ' 86, ......... ] AND (TREASURER. H. E. C. FEUSIER, ' 85, ........ SUPERINTENDENT. C. S. WHEELER, ' 84, ELLIOTT MCALLISTER, ' 85, GUY WILKINSON, ' 86, J. T. BRYAN, ' 87. 77 Tuesday, May 29th, 1883. ORDER OF EXERCISES, PRAYER, ORATION, ESSAY, ORATION, ORATION, Music REV. HIRAM W. BEERS. Music ABRAHAM RUEF. " Progress of Thought " Music FLORA E. BEALE. " Mythical and Modern Ideas. " Music . W. W. DEAMER. " The Epic Period of America. ' 1 ' ' Music - ARTHUR RODGERS, ESQ. " Distinctive Education of this Coast. " Music DELIVERY OF MILITARY COMMISSIONS, His EXCELLENCY GEORGE STONEMAN. Music CONFERRING OF DEGREES, PRESIDENT W. T. REID. 7 JUNIOR DAY, SATURDAY, OCTOBER 27th, 1883, LITERARY EXERCISES, OVERTURE ..... ............... BLUM. INTRODUCTORY REMARKS ........ E. S. WARREN. (President of the Day.} ESSAY ORATION W. A. BREWER. Thomas Arnold. MISS ALICE GIBBONS. Dickens as a Reformer. POEM .............. MISS IDA C. MILLER. A Legend. ORATION E. W. PUTNAM. Co-operation in Edtication. FLOOR MANAGER, E. MCALLISTER. FLOOR COMMITTEE, W. F. CHENEY, J. G. SUTTON, H. B. BRYANT, S. D. HAYNE. 79 CHARTER DAY, SIXTEENTH ANNIVERSARY OF THE of % nterjfitg of t) March 22, 884- LITERARY EXERCISES, OVERTURE BALLENBERG. INTRODUCTORY REMARKS F. H. POWERS, ' 84. (President of the Day. ) , Music ESSAY A. G. EELLS, ' 86. Inspiration in Life. Music ESSAY MISS FANNIE McLEAN, ' 85. Matthew Arnold ' s Message. Music. ADDRESS PROF. MARTIN KELLOGG. The Student ' s Part in College. Music ORATION S. E. MEZES. Astronomy. Untieing. FLOOR MANAGER, J. P. DUNN. FLOOR COMMITTEE, C. S. WHEELER, F. H. POWERS, J. G. SUTTON, GUY WILKINSON, 80 CUASS PAY SPAKRS, ' 84, MORNING EXERCISES, JAMES H. POND, CHARLES S. WHEELER, J. L. M. CHASE, MISS HELEN GOMPERTZ, MISS ISABEL J. MILLER, PRESIDENT OF THE DAY. - FIRST ORATOR. SECOND ORATOR. ESSAYIST. - POET. AFTERNOON EXERCISES, JAMES H. POND, SIDNEY E. MEZES, FRANK H. POWERS, EUGENE HOEFER, PRESIDENT OF THE DAY. HISTORIAN. PROPHET. DISPENSATOR. 82 Musical an Social P AV " ' ;. mff m : ; $ .% ?KM (Organizations. 4 BLUE AND GOLD PSI QUART1T, J. G. SUTTON ............... First Tenor. M. L. WINES ............... Second Tenor W. J. VARIEL ........ ....... First Bass. E. ROWELL . . Second Bass. CHI PHI QUARTTT, H. B. RATHBONE ............. -F rtf Tenor. L. S. VASSAULT .............. Second Tenor F. I. VASSAULT .............. First Bass. S. E. MEZES ................ Second Bass. G. D BOYD . . Pianist. BLUE AND GOLD DOUBLE QUARTETTE, " GARLICK " BUTTON ) _ First Tenors. BABY STRATTON J PALACHE ) Second Tenors. TURNER J WILKINSON ) First Bass. WHEELER J " BOB " STRATTON Second Bass. DOLLY ' BUTTON THATCHER Pianist. WELLMAN Flutist. DEL-TA KAPPA PSIU)N OUARTETT H. L. FORD First Tenor. W. F. BRADFORD Second Tenor. T. RICKARD First Bass. }. H. POND Second Bass. M. GALLARDO . . Pianist. UNIVERSITY ORCHESTRA, A. BRAVERMAN, ' 85, - EUGENE HILGARD, ' 87, - F. MCCANN, ' 87, W. A. BREWER, ' 85, CLARENCE MERRILL, ' 81, W. B. WELLMAN, ' 87, C. H. HUTCHINSON, 86, R. MENDELSSOHN, F. W. OURY, ' 86, First Violin. - Second Violin. Second Violin. - Bass Violin. Piccolo. - Flute. Clarionet. - Piano. Cornet. Meetings are held every Wednesday evening at Literary Hall. 86 BLUE AND GOLD PSI WHIST CUU0, H. S. BADGER, A. L. STONE, F. H. POWERS, M. L. WINES. CHI PHI CHSS CUU0, B. A. HAYNE, S. E. MEZES. DUTA KAPPA PSIl-ON WHIST CUU0, BRADFORD, FORD, OURY, RlCKARD. BLUE AND GOLD CHI PHI PE-DRO CUU0, PEDRO, HIGH, 7 ? Elegant. Low, Geary. Tip. JACK, - Minto. GAME, - - Cherub. THE PETA THETA PIRATES, " Meet me by moonlight alone. " J. W. BUTTON, GUY C. EARL, C. S. WHEELER, GUY WILKINSON. BLUE AND GOLD 89 DUTA KAPPA PSIUON BATING CUU0, F. W. OURY, .... GfczV Gourmand. FWOURY. ZTA PSI CAT-ACOUSTICS, FlR T TOM, . SECOND TOM, . Andy. FIRST TABBY, . SECOND TABBY, . Mac. BLUE AND GOLD ZTA P8I DPARTMNT, JAY GOULD, .... " Antone. " YOUNG VANDY, Stump. OLD MAN VANDY, . . Flat Hoofed. LITTLE VANDY, .... Johnny. C Wj ' f " fc M BLUE AND GOLD ATHLETIC COMMITTEE:, J. G. SUTTON, ' 85, W. S. WATERMAN, ' 86, M. L. WINES, ' 87. 0AS 0AUU UNIVERSITY NINE, S. WALLACE, ' 84, C. and Captain. J. G. SUTTON, P. W. V. MEEKS, S. S. W. PALACHE, First B. J. H. POND, L. F. C. O. BOSSE, Second B. C. A. RAMM, C. F. J. D. McKEE, Third B. P. WOOLSEY, R. F. CUASS NINE3, ' 84, S. WALLACE, C. and Captain. C. A. RAMM, P. S. E. MEZES, Third B. J. H. POND, S. S. W. A. BEATTY, L. F. C. O. BOSSE, First B. J. L. M. CHASE, C. F. C. L. HUGGINS, Second B. F. H. POWERS, R. F. ' 85, W. V. MEEKS, C. and Captain. J. G. SUTTON, P. F. DUNN, S. S. E. S. WARREN, First B. W. F. BARTON, L. F. T. B. RUSSELL, Second B. M. J. CONGDON, C. F. A. L. STONE, Third B. H. B. BRYANT, R. F. BLUE AND GOLD ' 86, F. W. OURY, C. and Captain. L. E. SAVAGE, P. W. PALACHE, First B. P. WOOLSEY, Second B. W. S. WATERMAN, Third B. A. T. BARNETT, S. S. L. VASSAULT, L. F. G. CLARK, C. F. H. H. GREGORY, R. F. ' 87. BRYAN, C. and Captain. JANIN, P. TURNER, S. S. SABIN, First B. RATHBONE, L. F. GREGORY, Second B. WINES, C. F. STRATTON, Third B. BURNETT, R. F. ilccord of (Tlnss BETWEEN WHOM. WINNER. . ' 84 vs. ' 85 ......... ' 84 ........ 19 to 17 ' 86 vs. ' 87 ......... ' 87 ......... 21 to 15 ' 84 vs. ' 86 ......... ' 84 ......... 8 to 2 ' 85 vs. ' 87 ......... ' 85 ......... 27 to 7 ' 84 vs. ' 87 ......... ' 84 ....... 10 to 8 FOOT-0AUU UNIVERSITY TEAM, C. O. ROSSE, ' 84, Captain. DUNN, ' 85, PUTNAM, ' 85, ROTHGANGER, ' 85, PALACHE, ' 86, WATERMAN, ' 86, GALLARDO, ' 86, BLANCHARD, ' 87, TURNER, ' 87. Half Backs: BOSSE, ' 84, MCALLISTER, ' 85. Iftfttec djuarter Backs: RAMM, ' 84, McKEE, ' 86, SUTTON, ' 85. Backs: ROWELL, ' 84, WOOLSEY, ' 86. of 4 nines played by i!l. T. (Tenm in San Francisco TEAM PLAYED AGAINST. DATE. Phoenix, . . Phoenix, . . Unions, . . Phoenix, . . Merions, . . Wanderers, Dec. 2, ' 82 . Feb. 10, ' 83 Feb. 29, ' 83 April 7, ' 83 Feb. 9, ' 84 , Mar. i, ' 84 Phoenix, . University, . University, . University, University, . . i goal. . . Tie. . . i goa l, 2 tries. . . i try. . . 2 goals, 2 tries. . . i goal, i try. 94 BLUE AND GOLD 95 CUASS ' 84, C. O. BOSSE, Captain. C. A. RAMM, J. H. POND, W. A. BEATTY, C. L. HUGGINS, J. L. M. CHASE, E. ROWELL, F. H. POWERS, C. S. WHEELER, E. HOEFER, J. P. DUNN. ' 85, J. G. SUTTON, Captain. F. DUNN, E. W. PUTNAM, G. ROTHGANGER, T. B. RUSSELL, M. J. CONGDON, E. MCALLISTER, A. L. STONE, W. F. CHENEY, W. A. BREWER, P. F. BROWN. ' 86, W. PALACHE, Captain. F. W. OURY, W. S. WATERMAN, F. GALLARDO, C. L. BlEDENBACH, J. MOFFITT, P. WOOLSEY, K. G. EASTON, W. B. U ' ELLMAN, J. W. DUTTON, G. WILKINSON. ' 87. RlCKARD, BLANCHARD, GAMBLE, MILLER, CODE, BRYAN, Captain. WINES, GREGORY, STRATTON TURNER, RATHBONE. 9 6 BLUE AND GOLD - DEL. THE MIUU8 ' YACHT CUU0, MILLS, ' 85, A. L. STONE, . . Chief Cook. H. S. BADGER, . Boatswain tight, Captain. G. Ho YD, .... Bottle Washet VV. F. BARTON, . Creiv. UAWN TENNIS ASSOCIATION, OFFICERS, E. W. PUTNAM, ' 85, . PROF. STRINGHAM, . W. PALACHE, ' 86,. MEMBERS, . PRESIDENT. . VICE-PRESIDENT. f SECRETARY AND (TREASURER. PROF. COOK, PROF. STRINGHAM. ' 84, LEZINSKY. ' 85, DUNN, PUTNAM, RUSSELL, BRYANT, ROTHGANGER, Miss CRITTENDEN, Miss TREAT, STONE, FEUSIER, MCALLISTER. ' 86, WATERMAN, PALACHE, BOYD. ' 87, RATHBONE. 97 9 8 BLUE AND GOLD CHI PHI SUOGGRS, {TANIN, J KlRBY. {MEZES, WALLACE. f BOYD, (SHAW, We ght Sponger s [ RATHBONE. ( VASSAULT. Referee, HAYNE. A REMEMBRANCE. FIUD DAY, SEVENTH MEETING, HELD AT THE UNIVERSITY CINDER TRACK, November 17, 1883. LIEUT. J. A. HUTTON, MR. W. C. BROWN, O. C. il ef ci e e : PRESIDENT W. T. REID. {Timers : COL. G. C. EDWARDS, MR. LEONARD, O. C. Starter: MR. E. H. SEARS. 51crk of the Course C. S. WHEELER. MESSRS. DAVID BARCROFT, BEATTY, ' 84, ROBINSON, ' 85, WATERMAN, ' 86. 99 100 BLUE AND GOLD ONE HUNDRED YARDS DASH (U. C.). J. H. POND, ' 84. F. W. OURY, ' 86. (i) OURY, nX sec. MILE WALK. H. E. C. FEUSIER, ' 85. H. B. RATHBONE, ' 87. (i) RATHBONE, 10 min. 15 sec. STANDING WIDE JUMP. J. H. POND, ' 84. T. B. RUSSELL, ' 85. (i) POND, 9 ft. 3 in. F. DUNN, ' 85. MILE RUN (OPEN). F. MCALLISTER, B. G. (i) DUNN, 5 min. 31 sec. ONE HUNDRED YARDS DASH (CLASS RACE). ' 84, POND, CHASE. (i) POND, i2 . ' 86, OURY, FORD. (i) OURY, 13 . ' 87, WINES, RICKARD. (i)- WINES, 12. STANDING HIGH JUMP. F. H. POWERS, ' 84. J. H. POND, ' 84. (i) POWERS, 4 ft. 2 in. ONE HUNDRED YARDS HANDICAP (OPEN). LUBBUCK, O. C. (scratch.) HARRIS, M. C. C. (3 yds.) PUTNAM, B. G. (8 yds.) EWING, D. D. I. (10 yds.) (i) LUBBUCK, 10 sec. (2) HARRIS. RUNNING WIDE JUMP. S. E. MEZES, ' 84. W. McN. LEETE, ' 85. (i) MEZES, 16 ft. 2 in. ' 84: BEATTY, BOSSE, RAMM. TWO MILE RELAY RACE. (Four men from each class.) ' 85: ' 86: DUNN, WATERMAN, PUTNAM, OURY, SUTTON, FORD, MCALLISTER. CLARK. (i) ' 85 9 min. 51 sec. (2) ' 87. ' 86: HARRISON, BLANCHARD RICKARD, GREGORY. BLUE AND GOLD 101 RUNNING HIGH JUMP. S. E. MEZES, ' 84. M. E. BLANCHARD, ' 87. (i) BLANCHARD, 4 ft. 8 in. ONE HUNDRED YARDS DASH. (Winners of Class Dashes.) J. H. POND, ' 84. M. L. WINES, ' 87. (i) WINES, 10 sec. THREE-LEGGED RACE. SUTTON and POWERS. RAMM and BEATTY. (i) SUTTON and POWERS, 14 sec. RUNNING HOP, STEP AND JUMP. S. E. MEZES, ' 84. W. PALACHE, ' 86. (i) MEZES, 38 ft. y z inch. FOUR HUNDRED AND FORTY YARDS RUN. (Handicap Open.) Won by CREIGHTON, M. C. C. Time, 55 sec. HIGH KICK. S. E. MEZES, ' 84. R. L. WINES, ' 87. RATHBONE, ' 87. (i) Drawn, 8 ft. 7 in. (2) RATHBONE, ' 87. TWO HUNDRED AND TWENTY YARDS DASH. (U. C. Handicap). W. F. BARTON, ' 85, (scratch). T. RICKARD, ' 87, 7 yards. H. L. FORD, ' 86, 25 yards, (i) FORD, 26X sec. (2) BARTON. TUG OF WAR. (Six men, 900 ft s. limit.) ' 84 vs. ' 85 won by ' 84. ' 86 vs. ' 87 won by ' 86. ' 84 vs. ' 86 won by ' 84. 0E3T RECORDS IN ATHUETICS at lite tUniucrsitu of lfclif0rnia t since 18Z0+ EVENT. RECORD. NAME. WHEN MADE. Min. Sec. loo Yards Dash. . . R. T. Harding ' 82 Nov.- 9, ' 81 220 Yards Dash. . . j. J. J. Dwyer, ' 82 Nov. 9, ' 81 440 Yards Run . . . 0 8 C. A. Robinson, ' 85 Nov. 9, ' 81 One Mile Run . . . 5 6X R. S. Somers, ' 85 Nov. 9, ' 81 One Mile Walk . . . 8 37 L. M. Agard, ' 81 May 3, ' 79 120 Yards Hurdle. . 18 Dwyer, ' 82, Jasper, ' 82 (tied) Nov. 9, ' 81 Three-Legged Race 14 R. A. Berry O. W. Jasper Nov. 9, ' 81 14 W. W. Deamer W. Conner Nov. 18 82 14 F. H. Powers J. G. Sutton Nov. 17 83 Ft. In. Standing Wide Jump Q Q A D. Barcroft, ' 82 Apr. 29, ' 82 Running Wide Jump 7 17 7 0 S. E. Mezes, ' 84 Nov. 18 82 Running Hop, Step and Jump .... 4O o3 R. T. Harding, ' 82 Nov. 20 80 Standing High Jump T- 4 " 7 4 R D Jackson ' 82 Apr. 29, ' 82 Running High Jump 5 51-16 J. J. McGillivray, ' 81 Nov. 20 80 Putting Weight (16 Ibs.) . J D Barcroft, ' 82 .. . . Apr. 29, ' 82 Throwing Base Ball 299 7 R. D. Jackson, ' 82 Nov. 9, ' 81 High Kick S W. H. Nicholson, ' 79 .... May 3, ' 79 102 -o in in po w O O 3 c c c 3 3 $ g S 3 3 3 3 5 ' 2. 9t Bt 3- S? g i S? 5? 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' 03 ' 86, with their usual lack of spiric, having failed to obtain a class-crest, the Class of ' 87 offers the above suggestions. ' . I Pi I illiscellniuj. 105 Y ANCIENT CUSTOM5 OF Y 0RKUY STUDENTS, From the Berkeley an 0 1985. O|T is interesting to trace the character of a bygone race by means of their customs ; and in no way do we gain so true an idea of this char- acter as by observing how their leisure hours were spent. The period concerned in the present article is known as the barbarous or ante-co-ed epoch, and lasted from the founding of the college until about 1889, A. D., when the final co-ed invasion reduced the savage males to subjec- tion. We are fortunate in possessing several bas reliefs of the sports then current, outlines of which are given here. This represents the then famous temple of Bacchus. For a shekel (in the language of the present period " two bits " ) admission could be ob- tained. The combined effect of Old Judge, Fredericksburg, music and 106 BLUE AND GOLD 107 beauty was shown in the undue hilarity and uncouth enthusiasm of this simple-minded race. This hilarity was always succeeded by mental and physical depression, and an abnormal instinct for reform. These were merely temporary, however. Here we have a poker tournament. The figure at the left is suppos- ed to be the gifted P. Riley, and the other two his disciples. He has just dextrously performed the feat of " swiping the pot. " Notice the benig- nant look of triumph on his face and the awed surprise of the other two. The above represents the lawless clan of Sophs kneeling at the sacred shrine and begging for divine aid, although their prayers, as in this case, were often unavailing. io8 BLUE AND GOLD This is an illustration of another custom of this same tribe. Here they are warming a " Fresh. " This was done that he might fully understand the ups and downs of this cruel world and be resigned to them. How interesting to compare these manners of a by-gone period with those of the present. The temple of Bacchus is a myth of the past; the art of Riley is lost to posterity ; the descendants of those warlike Sophs of old have grown mild and peaceful; the sacred shrine before which they so often knelt in earnest supplication, has fallen into disuse and decay; and the Fresh now walks untaught, with no friendly hand to guide him on to wisdom. Yea, verily, the world is not what it was. AN UNTOUP TAU, Not a Prof was seen, not a wandering tute, As the wine from its storeroom we hurried ; Not a watchman approached, with wary foot, The spot whence we prudently scurried. We nipped it darkly, at dead of night, (In the wet clay our heels set their mark,) By the struggling moonbeam ' s misty light, And we thought it a deuce of a lark. No useless sealing wax held the cork, Nor twine or wire was around it ; We whipped out our knives and went to work, And inferior stuff we found it. Yet many and long were the draughts we quaffed, No grewsome care did we borrow ; But we drank our fill, and silently laughed At the Faculty ' s rage on the morrow. How little the Prex in his peaceful bed, Asleep on his righteous pillow, Knew the Faculty ' s wine had gone to our head For we got rather more than mellow. Darkly they ' ll speak of the spirit that ' s gone, And a cast of our footprints they ' ll take ; But little we ' ll reck, for the boots we had on Will be sunk deep in Berryman ' s Lake. By the time that our seventy bottles were drunk, The cocks crew the coming of light, And we caught just a glimpse of the watchman that slunk After poor Charlie Stewart that night. So, slowly and sadly, we got to our feet From the field of our bust, chill and lone ; We left not a trace to reveal our retreat, And the bottles we smashed on a stone. 109 SOME INSPIRATIONS FROM THE GERMAN CLASS-ROOM, [The originals of the two following pictures were drawn by Mr. George Gumming, ' 81, and are the property of Professor Putzker, who has allowed them to be copied for the BLUE AND GOLD. We take this opportunity of thanking the Professor for his kindness in enabling us thus to place them for the students ' enjoyment.] EDS. Lst- ' T ' s Z EVJTHQLD Characteristic Hecitations 112 CHMICAU PHILOSOPHY, PROMPTLY on the ringing of the four o ' clock bell, Miss Shaw and Miss Dibble shuffle into the lecture room, and plump into their seats. A quarter of an hour later Dunn and Braverman appear. Finding the coast clear they step up to the counter and soon become absorbed in matching. The young ladies are immediately interested, and become intensely excited in watching the game. Five minutes later Heller and Badger enter, and finding affairs taking their usual course, join the players. Badger ' Let ' s shake and that ' ll let us all in. Got the dice, Braver- man ? " The dice are produced. Braverman " All up? Here goes. Fives and aces. Ace full, by golly ! Takes the pot, I ' ll bet. " Badger, however, proves winner. They are just about to shake again when Miller enters hurriedly and announces the coming of the Professor. In the general confusion which ensues, Braverman swipes the pot, leav- ing Dunn with his four sixes amazingly in the cold. All scramble into their seats. The Professor enters, with two Brown Leghorn eggs in one hand and a Spangled Hamburg in the other. He places them carefully on the counter before him, apologizes for being late, and accepts the book subserviently proffered by Miller. Professor " What temperature is necessary for hatching? eh, ex- cuse me. I mean, where does the lesson begin to-day. Badger, can you tell us ? " " 3 H4 BLUE AND GOLD Badger (very knowingly) " I think we went through the problems on Stoichiometry last time, and started in on Thermo-Chemistry. I ' m not quite sure. " " Well, let ' s commence with the problems in Thermo-Chemistry. Heller, read the first, if you please. " Heller reads the problem through. On finishing, he looks up and dis- covers the Professor in deep thought. The entrance of Rothganger, at 4:30, interrupts his meditations. " Now the Halstead Incubator no. Well, what ' s the first thing to do? " Heller " Well, I haven ' t worked out the problems for to-day. " Braverman, when questioned, pleads lack of time, and the rest of the class successively give up. " Well, let ' s go back for a moment to elementary Chemistry. Mr. Miller, what is the effect of Soda on Putty? " Miller (promptly) " It makes it soft. " " Right. Well, now, let ' s look at this problem. Let ' s see. First, we multiply 18.67 by 4, don ' t we? " The class maintains a respectful silence, which the Professor inter- prets as consent, and he goes on thoughtfully. " Then we divide by let ' s see. Well, never mind. I ' ll bring that in next time all worked out on a piece of paper. I have a little busi- ness to attend to, so I ' ll excuse the class for to-day. You may take the rest of the problems next time. " He picks up the eggs and makes a bee-line for the incubator. The young ladies wake up the rest of the class, and they all depart. HISTORY, the last tone of the bel1 the door rattles the hopeful ex- pression fades from the faces of the co-eds, and with a look of weariness the Professor enters and throws himself gracefully at the desk. As his name is called, each man stops studying long enough to respond- One Club House co-ed says " coming " for the remaining five, who are out in the hall struggling with their overshoes. The Professor looks up in surprise as Miss Shearer breaks her record ; and is even more aston- ished as Putnam makes his appearance before the roll is finished. As his eye roves over the room singling out the first victim, one by one those in the front row reluctantly close their books. His glance finally settles on Miss Congdon ' s statuesque form. " Miss Congdon, " says the Professor, ' ' what does the text mean when it speaks of the Ecclesiastical Reservation? " " Ith a plaith where they thend the prieth to; thomwhere (hesitatingly) in Germany, I think. " " Is that your idea oHt, Miss McLean? " Miss McLean looks disturbed, but keeps silence and flunks gracefully. The Professor seems discouraged, but takes a fresh start. " Mr. Stone, what was the significance of the Golden Bull? " Stone makes a desperate attempt to grasp the situation. " Well, eh, eh, th-that-a, that was the place where they elected three prelates. There were-a some princes, some princes came in there too. Th-the King of Bohemia, eh " Professor, interrupting: " Well is that quite clear, Miss Campbell? " Miss Campbell, promptly: " I don ' t know. " Stone wipes his brow and resumes his usual intelligent look. " 5 BLUE AND GOLD " What do you think about that, Mr. Wakefield? " " Well, I dont believe I quite grasp your meaning. If I understood the question rightly I was thinking that you would scarcely call it signifi- cance. However, that is merely theoretical on my part. I would not like to be at all positive in the matter. " The Professor awaits the end with resignation, and giving Wakefield up, turns with an expectant look to the intelligent corner of the class. " Mr. Howard, what important territory did France acquire about this time? " Howard, looking around to see that all are duly attentive: " Well, er, Mary, Queen of Scots the Duke of Guise obtained her hand for the Dauphin, and thus France gained great influence. " " But you ' d hardly call her hand a territorial acquistion, would you? " McAllister, sotto voce: " Not unless it was like Rothganger ' s. " Class smiles, and Howard takes advantage of the interval to restore his lower jaw to its natural position. At this juncture Miss Treat strides across the room, opens two win- dows, and after unsuccessfully struggling with the third, glances appeal- ingly at Putnam, who immediately goes to the rescue. The shivering class looks reproaches, but it ' s no use; and Miss Treat assumes that de- fiant expression of hers which forbids all interference. When order is once more restored in the room the Professor tries again. " Miss Anderson, what led to the death of Gustavus Adolphus? " Miss Anderson, in her silvery tones: " Why, he was ki-illed. " " No doubt. But what were the circumstances? " Miss Anderson, with hesitation; " O, I dont think I remember tha-at " Professor: " Ugh! Well how was that, Miss Levy? " Miss Levy draws a lon breath and the class take out their watches. " Well Gustavus, he collected a large army and leaving the government of Sweden in the hands of a Council, sailed over to Germany and marched down to Bohemia, and after meeting with a great many successes, " (gasping) " and having divided his army, then he was attacked near Lutzen by the enemy and there was a great battle, " (another gasp) " and Gustavus encouraged his men by his bravery, but the enemy had the largest forces, and, and, " (gasping) BLUE AND GOLD Here the Professor takes advantage of a momentary pause for breath to remark " Yes, that ' s about it. " Miss Levy takes the hint. Dunn re- places his watch, remarking sotto voce to Feusier : " Only ten minutes ! Gosh ! she didn ' t get far to-day. " The class again breathes freely. " What, Mr. Rothganger, " resumes the Professor, " seems to have been the general tendency in religious matters during the Reformation? " Rothganger ' s classic visage becomes wreathed in smiles as he looks up at the Professor and says: " That ' s all the further I got to-day ' " Well, Mr. McAllister, can you enlighten us on this point? " McAllister, after a moment ' s reflection : " Th-they seem to have had broader views, and, and, " (in an undertone to Hayne, " go on, go on! " ,) after a moment ' s pause ; " O yes, they wanted to kill the Pope and make a Universal Republic. " ( " For Heaven ' s sake, Hayne, speak louder. " ) " Well not exactly that, was it? " McAllister, hastily: " Well no, no, I didn ' t mean just that. I " Here Putnam, who has been drinking in the remarks with all three ears wide open, suddenly discovers that he has an idea formulated and ready for communication to the class. Accordingly he straightens up, takes the string of his glasses from between his teeth, and looks intelli- gent. The class understand the symptoms. McAllister readily resigns his interesting discussion and the Professor nods approval to Putnam. " I would like to go back to that first question about the Ecclesiastical Reservation. It was not a piece of land set aside, at all, was it? " " Well will you explain that to us, Mr. Putnam? " This is Putnam ' s opportunity, and he improves it. A discussion arises between him and the Professor, which grows more and more exciting and is only brought to an end by the bell. " Well, " says the Professor, " that will do. There are some members of the class who need to pay more careful attention to these recitations. The young ladies, in particular, had better square their accounts with the social world. You may read twenty pages more for to-morrow. " The majority of the class depart. Putnam remains to continue the discussion. GERMAN, " C UR lesson to-day begins vere ? O yes, yes ! Now I remember. Miss F,oolton, vill you begin. Read de Cherman. In a loud and distinct voice, blease ? I can not talk much to-day. I haf four straight hours. Four straight hours ! Virst de Freshman Class at half-past nine; den de Soph veil, go on, go on. " Miss Fulton reads. Putzker, interrupting " Now, now ! Vy vill you say dat? How many times haf I tole you dat is bronounced t7 r, rt V, not er verbirgst. Dat is de only gorrect bronunciation. You ha - no choice in de matter; none vatever. But go on, go on. " Miss Fulton reads a little farther. " O, Miss Foolton, Miss Foolton, vy vill you make such mistakes ? Ooee, ooee, mit de elegant bronunciation. Fur! Say it dat vay. " Miss Fulton makes a desperate attempt. " No-o-o, no! Place de lips as I do. You cannot? Veil, veil. If I were a student I vould be so ambitious to learn. You try hard, do you not, Miss Foolton ? Yes, I know you do. Let me tell how go to vork to master a language. But, no, dat is not Cherman. I studied French doo months, and veri I went to Paris dey could not tell me from a Frenchman. Now you did not know I was not a Cherman, did you ? But I am not, I am a Bohemian. Now, Mr. Varren, vy haf you dat look of surprise? Be intuitive. Be intuitive. Du haf some intelligence aboud you. " The recitation proceeds smoothly for the next few minutes. Suddenly the Professor looks up savagely. " I vish dat all dalking may cease. Dere are two young ladies in dis glass I vill not look at dem whose conversation annoys me creatly. If it is not stopped I shall request that de next time dey gum to dis class dey shust stay avay. It is not right! It is not fair ! But let us go on. Number next, blease read. Miss Gibs. " Miss Gibbons reads. " Dot is berfect. You read much outside Cherman ? Yes, dat is goot. I like dat. Next shentleman blease read. " " Tut, tut, tut! Vat haf I tole you! Be gareful aboud doo dings. Moods and ' denses of de nouns and berson and number of the verbs! " 228 BLUE AND GOLD 119 " But, Professor Putzker, I meant that plural. " " Veil, but how can I tell vat you mean? You must haf a glass blate put in your forehead, so dat I can look inside and see de molecules. But den you haf not put de life into it. Dese are bowerful speeches, bowerful speeches. Let me read dem to you. Dey are all album sen- tences, Cherman dew-drops. Now you correct me if I make a mistake, a a vat do you call it? a slip of de lapsus linguae. Now Miss Treat, vy haf you dat smile on your face ? I am not shoking. I am not in fun. Be in an attitude of great earnestness, I beg of you. " The Professor reads. " Dere ! Dat is de vay. O, dey make my blood boil. But you, you can not abbreciate dem. You haf not de true poetic spirit. You do not understand it? Yell, veil. Shust let me reason mit you for a mo- ment. Now Goethe and Schiller are de exact anti eh, eh antipodes of each other. Dey are as much different as black and vite, as day and night. Schiller wrote for the beople to satisfy the popular taste. But Goethe wrote mit a lofty ideal in view. Derefore but let us go on. Mr. Tracy, setzen sie fort, blease. " Tracy translates three words, and says he was unable to get the rest. " Dat is a good vay. Dat is right. Be gonscientious in your vork. Venn you do not know, shust say, ' Mr. Putzker, I could not make dis oud. ' Dat is de better vay. But, Mr. Tracy, vat are de brincipal parts ofjinden ? " Tracy " Finden,finden,fi " " Finden, fand, gefunden. Yes, dat is right. You know dem all by heart, I am sure. Now dis gonstruction is very simble, verv simble. Precisely like the Latin ' Yam patooriamoos mooltus annis? ' we have been suffering dese last many years. ' You did not know I understand Latin, did you. No. Veil, it is not hard for a man vat knows how to go at it. Now mit de modern Creek, also " The bell rings. A look of surprise passes over the Professor ' s face as he takes out his watch. " Veil, veil. Ees eet possible ! De hour gone already! Very inter- esting recitation, vas it not? Deloightful study, de great Cherman lan- guage. Veil, you go ahead gonscientiously. Read outside Cherman. Take a Cherman newspaper. " The section retreats in disorder, hotly pursued by Professor Putzker still talking. SONNT, Dire blastment from above on Siam ' s son, Yea, thrice-fold and retributive, O God, Let fall ; Thou who dost ever pleased nod Approval unto whom work faithful. None That love not equal justice e ' er may shun Their doom severe and sure. This human clod, This mincing, grinning, prating, quicken ' d sod, O give him bitterness to drink. Yet one Sweet drop withal in mercy vouchsafe him ; For Thou hast made him injudicious, blind To worth that else is known, unfair because Of this, too feebly weak to freak and whim. If yet (faint hope) discreet may grow his mind, Forgive him, for he knows not what he does. 120 _ A GLIMPSE INTO THE FUTURE. 121 MOTHER OOS MUOPIS APAPTP, Haculty-Faculty Lost all their wine ; But who it was took it They could not divine. And all Morse detectives And all Bonte ' s men Could never discover that wine again. ill hat is Jimmg running for? O what is Jimmy running for, Running for, running for ? O what is Jimmy running for On this Field Day ? O Jimmy after Melvin runs, Melvin runs, Melvin runs. O Jimmy after Melvin runs On this Field Day. 122 BLUE AND GOLD 123 pens-poi lidne Hot Themes make us cuss, Themes make us tear. Themes make a deuced muss, " Darn themes ! " we swear. Who makes us cuss ? Who makes us tear ? Who makes this deuced muss ? " Darn C k! " we swear. Sing Sing hey duddle-duddle, Fraternity muddle. The Zetes, Dekes and Pie Biters, too. The Kappas and Chi Phis look on at the row, And wish for new members a few. tTnfiu Is n Ponco is a tutor, Ponco likes to bluff ; Ponco fires the Junior out And makes believe he ' s tough. I2 4 BLUE AND GOLD 3CUU Cock Who cinched J e B r ? " I, " said the Colonel, " With my math infernal, I cinched J e B r. " All the demons in hades Fell to grinning and chuckling, When they heard of the cinch Of poor J e B r. Who cinched J e B r ? " I, " said Cornelius, With air supercilious, " I cinched J e B r. " All the demons in hades Fell to grinning and chuckling, When they heard of the cinch Of poor J e B r. Who ' ll cinch J e B r ? " O, I will, too darn quick, " Says M s, " with Sidgwick I ' ll cinch JeB r. " All the demons in hades Fall to grinning and chuckling, When they hear the design ' Gainst poor J e B r. A FACUUTY MATING, OJT was a warm, lazy day in Spring, when the Faculty came together, once upon a time, for the transaction of business. It was the season when the student ponders longest before leaving the North Hall steps and his cigarette for the gloomy recitation room; when the sportive Freshman approaches nearest to the limit of his friskiness ; and when mosquitoes, caterpillars and co-eds come out in their fullest conspicuous- ness. In the springtime, even the old horses will kick up their heels like colts ; and though no one would show so little respect for the Faculty as to suggest the resemblance of its venerable members to colts, still they form no exception to the rule. Business was slack. There was only fifteen petitions, ranging from the Freshman who wanted to take four hours " extra lab, ' - ' to the Senior who would like to substitute two hours French for the term in place of three years conditions in Latin, all of which they refused in a bunch. There were seven charges of " high old drunks " which they prudently passed over in deference to the Board of Regents, that learned body being noto- riously touchy on the inalienable rights of man. The Recorder had fallen asleep ; and in the existing state of circumstances there seemed nothing left but to adjourn. 126 BLUE AND GOLD At this point, the Little Joker who is known to be irrepressible when once he gets a good start, took the floor and arranged his collar for a speech. " May it please this honorable body, " he said, " in default of further business, I propose that we investigate the birth ot Bishop Berkeley. His second centennial has just been celebrated, but so long as I have been connected with the educational pursuit of the nation " evident delight here noted on the faces of the English department and the phrase is at once taken down " I never saw one hundred and ninety-nine years make two centuries. " This being a Professorial joke, the courtesy of the Faculty brought forth the customary smile, except from the Prex, who rose to his feet humbly and proceeded to explain. " I ah knew, of course, that ah there might at some time have been eh a dispute as to eh the exact date. But I saw no harm in eh Eighty-four I mean the year, " he added hastily, observing an alarmed look on the faces of the Faculty. " What authority did you have for that date? " inquired the cross-ex- aminer. " I found it in the dictionary, " faltered the Prex. The Faculty roared. " Dictionaries are very much out of date, " exclaimed the cross-ex- aminor when he could catch his breath again. There was a general frown at the pun, and from one or two quarters were heard suggestions to stand the perpetrator on his head. The cross- examiner saved his bacon by promptly begging pardon, and urged the heat of the debate as his excuse. This sudden fall of a prominent member of the opposition, demoralized his side to such an extent that the Prex thought it a most favorable opportunity to settle the Little Joker once for all. " What authority have you, Sir, " he said sternly, " for your statement? ' ' The Little Joker never quailed " I can bring forward a co-ed who was present at the time. " The Prex wilted, and the Eighty-four party seemed crushed. " Bring in your witness, " said the Prex in awe-struck voice. The Judge, in spite of his earnest protests, was sent to find her, and the Faculty took a short recess. The Judge soon returned empty-handed . BLUE AND GOLD 127 She had gone home. At this the Prex recovered his usual equanimity and sardonically asked the Little Joker for his other authorities. For a few minutes the air was thick with an Act of Parlament, the names of dictionaries, encyclopedias and biographies, until the form of the Moderator rose out of the din. " Gentlemen, " he said, when he had obtained a hearing, " in spite of the old proverb, I do not believe we can have too much of a good thing. Hence, if one bi-centenary celebration of the Bishop is good, two cele- brations will be just twice as good. We have already held one for this year. Then let us hold a second one next year, and show all the more that we respect his memory. " As it was close on dinner time, this was thought a most excellent plan for settling the difficulty. And, it being entered on the minutes as the sense of the Faculty, the meeting adjourned. ' ' While I play the good husband at home, Burning of the Shrew. My son spends all at the I niversity. " Ta V D(I)E WOLFE UND HER(R) SLATE. 128 Charter Bag 31 In 130 SLUE AND GOLD Ornmntis pcrsouac. .WILLIAM TREED Prex. CHARLES HUGGER Emissary from ' 84. GEORGE JUDGE Privy Chancellor to the Prex. Faculty Members, Students, Etc. ACT I, SCENE President ' s Office. Prex discovered at a desk writing. Let me see. There are orders for Stewart and Savage, To call at my office to-morrow at nine. It won ' t do. I ' m determined to break up this ravage, For surely of discipline lax it ' s a sign. And what would St. Ebbins, Horatio St . Ebbins, Exclaim if he heard of the loss of that wine ? By the way, that reminds me ol notes I must write To this same St. Ebbins and old Doctor Beers, To invite them to lecture on next Wednesday night, At a show of my own, which shall silence all fears Of the success of Charter Day Eighty four ' s Charter Day, When F. Harry Powers, the Colonel, appears. For after some speeches by Beers and by such men, By Professor Stringham and good old Prof. Joe, The effusions of students, of fair co-eds too, then, Will fall very flat, and of those few that go What one applauds Mezes, the orator Mezes, The great Sidney Mezes, who hails from Menlo? And then why should they celebrate this day of March, And not that day of August, when I took the chair? O, you better believe, I ' ll take some of the starch From out of these Seniors. O, I ' ll make them care For me, for I ' m President, William Treed, President; And am the ruler of this grand affair. BLUE AND GOLD 131 He gets up and walks excitedly up and down the room several times. A knock at the door interrupts his meditation. HUGGER enters. Hugger Good morning, sir. I came to see What you, as head of the Facultee, Would like to give to help defray The expense of our next Charter Day. The students all have done their part, With open purse and willing heart, To keep up the custom handed down By our predecessors in Berkeley town. As I have been thought the one most fit The Faculty members all to hit For money to help the thing along, (Metaphorically speaking, to " hit them strong, " ) I come to you, sir, first of all, For I know that you will start the ball A-rolling with a handsome sum, As you always do when students come To ask you for subscriptions. Prex Well, well, sir, I am pleased to hear That students feel they have one near In me, the President, whose will Is not to do them harm or ill, Is not to bully like J. C. Larke, But rather, as you yourself remark, To help them along as much as I can As I always have, since I began To rule this institution. But what is this you have to say Ot money you want for Charter Day ? Of course you ' re right to come to me, And tell the students I ' m pleased to see Their respect for generosity. And yet, sir, though I wish them well, Some private reasons still compel 132 BLUE AND GOLD A firm refusal, on my part, By any sum at all to start This ball a-rolling. For I ' m not Inclined to witness such a lot Of public days in Berkeley. He pauses for a moment and then goes on more excitedly. I tried last Autumn to prevent From Eighty-five their Junior Ex. But they didn ' t seem to care a cent For me, their worthy, mighty Prex. But I ' ll get even with them yet; And as for Eighty-four, I don ' t help them out, sir, you bet. Good morning. There ' s the door. Hugger leaves somewhat hurriedly. Prex (in soliloquy}. I don ' t intend a cent to spend In such a worthless cause, To give away my hard-earned pay For keeping college laws. And then again, these Senior men Have always been to me A cause of double care and trouble, A source of enmity. For Charter Day what though it may The college birth-day be ? It but brings back the reign of Jack, And Gilman, Daniel C. I must not let the boys forget The present in the past. For then they praise those former days And sigh they did not last. BLUE AND GOLD 133 But I must keep these reasons deep, Instead invent some more. Must find some other excuse to smother This show by Eighty-four. So first let ' s see I ' ll say that we, (The Faculty meaning thus) Of course are willing to pay our shilling, Fo r money ' s naught to us. But we have thought, as good men ought, How students ' means are frail ; And how immense is the expense Which such displays entail. And then the views of those they choose To speak on public days, Are always trite, and what they write Is hardly worthy praise. The college, too, from what they do, Receives no new renown ; For those that come are merely some That live in Berkeley town. But most of all, none leave the hall When speeches bad are through, For all there stop to see the hop; And others come then, too. These reasons, then, I ' ll give them when They come to ask me why I will not pay towards Charter Day, Nor invitations buy. 34 BLUE AND GOLD And by my show I ' ll let them know Their Day I do not heed ; And spoil their fame as sure as my name Is William Treed. Curtain falls. ACT II. SCENE : President ' s Office. Prex My gracious, what a quantity of business I do have ! If I had known how much there was to do over here when I was offered the position of President, I don ' t believe I would have taken it. And then the boys are so boisterous. They will persist in playing rush and ball right in the yard. As for the girls, it was only the other day that I told a lady I thought I would have the University in a few years so that she could send her daughter here with perfect propriety. But let me see. I must get those rules of conduct ready for publication the very next thing I do. (Some one knocks!) O dear! Who can that be ? Come. Enter George Judge with the mail. George Judge Aha ! Mr. President, good morning. Fine morning sir. Prex Good morning, George. A fine day, no doubt ; but I have no time to enjoy it. George Judge No, no, I suppose not. Well, sir, you see that is one of the difficulties of being a great man. I was a great man myself once, so I know how it is. Yours, sir, is no ordinary mind. You belong to the mental aristocracy. By the way, did you ever read Mill on the Constitutionality of Injustice ? That man has some ideas worth perus- ing. Prex No, I never have. I find very little time to read. O, my graci- ous, what a lot of mail ! I declare, I never shall get through it all. Good morning, George. Exit George Judge. SLUE AND GOLD 135 When the Prex is left to himself he begins to open one letter after another, reading them through and throwing them down with a sigh of weariness. At last his eye lights upon the " Occident. " He takes it up and tears open the wrapper eagerly. Aha ! Here is the Occident. I ' m well aware why it is sent To me, for that big Senior Beat, Who runs the sickly little sheet, Came up the other day to see (As he said) what was wrong with me ; Why I refused a cent to pay To help along their Charter Day ; And what I thought I was about When I fired Charlie Hugger out. O he can bulldoze pretty well, As any Faculty man can tell Who ' s ever had him in his class When on the Ex. he ' s failed to pass. But he don ' t get away with me For who can in this great U. C.? And when I ' d talked a little while In my persuasive, fluent style, Had given him all the reasons straight Just why I did not calculate To see this Senior show take place, He went away with smiling face. And I am positive I quite Convinced the fellow I am right, And that in here he ' ll take my part, And Charter Day disparage. He opens the paper and reads. As he proceeds his face grows pale and his hands twitch nervously. BLUE AND GOLD Why here the rascal ' s dared to take My arguments up one by one ; Discuss them, and remarks to make Against them. O, the son-of-a-gun ! Confound this boy, he ' s like them all. Such impudence I never saw. To think this Beat could have the gall To dare to doubt my word is law. But soft ! I see ' midst the debris Of paper-wraps and envelopes, The Berkeleyan, sent to me For some good reason, too. I ' ve hopes The opportunity it will seize To take my side and say I ' m right. For naught does more these papers please Than with each other to pick a fight. Let ' s see. Here ' s first an essay long; Three pages of good paper spoiled, With matter not to speak too strong Down from encyclopedias boiled. No, I ' m too tired to tackle that, And then, besides, it looks too deep. But here ! though Olla ' s jokes are flat, They will not let me go to sleep. And yet for essay thoughts sublime, Or college jokes, I have no time. I took the paper up to see What the chief-ed has to say of me; I ' ll read his wisdom through. For he ' s another smart young chap, And he does well to fill a gap When editors are few. BLUE AND GOLD 137 He reads for a moment while his hair begins to rise. Suddenly he falls back and the paper drops to the floor. The holy smoke! what shall I do? I wish my college reign were through; For this same paper sits on me, Yea, sitteth everlastingly. I thought it gall for the Occident To publicly declare dissent; But by this I ' m still more surprised, Yea, by it I am paralyzed. He stamps on the floor and calls: Hey, George ! George Judge ! George Judge rushes in. Here, George, quick take this nickel bright, Go tell the Seniors I repent. If that don ' t make the matter right, Tell them I ' ll give another cent. Go tell them I am in the wrong, That after all, I wish to pay This handsome sum to help along The funds for the next Charter Day. Here, take it. O ' tis hard to part With what is bread and life to me Here, George, support me. Ha! my heart! O God St. Ebbins Faculty! He faints in George Judge ' s arms. Faculty members rush in. Tableau. Curtain falls. BLUE AND GOLD ' 38 ACT III. SCENE i: North Hall Steps. ist Student: Gimme a cigarette. Thanks. Go to the show last night? 2nd Student: What! The Prex ' s show? Not much. Think I ' d en- courage him in breaking up Charter Day by my presence there? Not if I know myself. ist Student: Some pretty good speeches. University police out in full force to keep order. But say, did you hear the joke on the Prex? He celebrated the second centennial of Berkeley ' s birthday a year too soon. 2nd Student: Naw! Get out! ist Student: Fact. Guess he thought nobody ' d notice it, and it came in so handy. Just before Charter Day, you know. But " murder will out. " 2d Student: Pretty good joke. Humph! Going to French this morn- ing? ist Student: Dunno. Let ' s toss up for it. Heads we cut, tails we stay away. Is it a go? 2nd Student: Toss her up. ist Student: Well it ' s tails. I never like to go back on the decision of money. Come, let ' s hit Bachman ' s. Exeunt. Scene 2: Presidents office. President and George Judge. Prex : Now tell me quickly all that passed. And il you think you ' ve quelled the fight. Do they know I repent at last, And that I will admit they ' re right? George Judge: Well, Mr. President, you see, They have a great respect for me; There ' s not a student has a grudge Against the man they call " the judge. " And so when I had told the boys How their displeasure much annoys Your Honor, and how you conclude BLUE AND GOLD i 39 To change your hostile attitude To Charter Day, and send by me Five cents, with generosity They not only for their rage repent, But tell me not another cent Is needed to defray the bills, For money all their pocket fills; And that I may at once return The nickel to the Prex. Re hands it to the Prex who takes it eagerly and drops it in his purse. Prex: Now God be praised, I once more feel Its surface round within my purse. What floods of pleasure o ' er me steal When I think matters are no worse. I feared I ne ' er should see it more, My pretty little nickel round. See ! when I drop it to the floor, It makes a pleasant, chinking sound. But go, George, you have played it well. Yes sir, I thank you from my heart. Go now, and to the college bell It ' s merry, joyful tones impart. If you are sure no more they need, They have enough all bills to pay, Go say I hope that they ' ll succeed Financially with Charter Day. And that if they should ever doubt They have enough tor their expense, To call on me, I ' ll help them out, And give them yet my big five cents. 140 BLUE AND GOLD O George, my show last night was grand, The speeches all beyond compare ; And all the great men of the land, St. Ebbins and myself were there. No student crowd can e ' er invent A show that will attract as mine. I ' ve proved to them my good intent And now I ' ll play it with them fine. They are no longer in a rage, I ' ve soothed their ire, I ' ve calmed their wrath And now my feelings to assuage, I ' ll go again on the war-path. But yet this time I ' ll act with care, So that they shall not aught suspect ; And all shall outward seem so fair That nothing ' gainst me shall reflect. I ' ll not go their show to see Or waste my time their trash to hear. But gosh ! one of the Faculty On Charter Day is to appear. 1 can ' t aftord that speech to miss, For with the Prof I ' d favor lose. I ' ll surely have to go to this Whether I do or do not choose. But I won ' t stay when he is through, Nor go until he is to speak. By Jove ! I know just what I ' ll do Nor yet display such mammoth cheek. BLUE AND GOLD 141 I ' ll send my wife to hear it all, And say I did not have the time, That day, to spend within the hall, Although to listen to thoughts sublime. And so I ' ll fix these Seniors yet, And teach them how again they vex Their ruler, for such is, you bet, The man they dare to call " The Prex. " So go then, George, and ring the bell. Make it ring out right heartily. For the time has come when we ' re to tell. Who ' s to be " lord of Barkalee. " Curtain falls. THE SOUTH HALL KINGDOM. CORNELIUS, October ' s days were waning fast, As into Berkeley ' s vale there passed A crank, who bore, in puny fame, The ever-since detested name, Cornelius. His brow was beaming with a grin Exterior fair of what within Proved disappointing, flat and tame. As English Tutor came this same Cornelius. His classes in due time he met ; And hopeful, too, were they as yet Of much substantial gain. Hope vain ! Observe how acted in the main Cornelius. " You cannot pass, " to some he said : " A word misspelled in short has led You into ruin ; such mistake Is grievous, vital, vile. " Thus spake Cornelius. 143 144 BLUE AND GOLD " Here is a theme bound with a string ; The Faculty forbids this thing- Fault is it of such gravity. " So said, with smirking suavity, Cornelius. Continued he, " this comma frail Has not sufficient length of tail ; For this I yet must ' cinch ' one more. " Procedure foolish even for Cornelius. " Above this ' i ' there is no dot; To cross your ' t ' you here forget; Another still must fail, " and smiled, While uttering dictum since reviled, Cornelius. " In themes is careful thought of worth? " A student asked. Reply came forth : " Good thought but little here avails, " If you neglect these small details. " Cornelius!! Two years ' mid such ideas we spend; And then kind Fates slight solace send. With feelings glad and gay we thank The one that frees us from this crank, Cornelius. A NEW METHOD OF EXTERMINATING IRISH DEMOCRATS. ' 45 SEpic poem in iEtoo V-ooks. ' I am the poet that speaketh ; all that I speak have I witnessed ; I can lick the man that says what I speak is a falsehood. " ILIAD, xxv, i. 000K I, Wrath and Revenge declare, O Muse of heroical numbers, Dweller on Grizzly Peak, and twanging the soul-stirring lyre. Black-mantled Night had descended, bringing gloom to the nations, Wrapping a robe of darkness around the temple of Exeus Exeus, king of the mighty gods whom the Juniors worship. Seated within the temple the maidens were busily toiling, Decking with garlands the altar. Soon there arose a commotion As of a hundred horsemen galloping up from a distance, Nearer and nearer approaching till sky and earth are commingled, Filled with the dust that arises and cries that shake the foundations ; So the temple ' s foundations shook with the jar and the outcries. Up from the midst of the crowd of Juniors, Verdants and Maidens Rose the fat form of Alumnus, tossed in dire confusion. Shout upon shout arose in the din as the robe was distended Bearing its heavy burden; then was he freed, but still trembling, Left he the sacred proceedings and cooled himself off in the river. Stepping by chance on a slippery stone he went to the bottom ; Thence he never returned, and his soul departed to Hades. Garlanded now was the altar ; the maidens went out from the temple. Soon arose the voice of the harp, sweet-toned and majestic, Playing Virginia Reel, the divine inspiration of heroes. Then was formed the line of the dance that quickened the heart-beat. Hector arose, the powerful chief of the Junior nation, Then Eneas followed, whose brawny arm, death-dealing, Foremost had been in the strife when Konix the nation invaded, BLUE AND GOLD Filling the land with curses, gloomy and deep as its shadows, Causing dismay and terror to all that saw him advancing, Thoon excepted ; he from the ranks upleaping had captured, Tightly clutching with adamant grasp, the throat of the chieftain, Down to Tartarus hurled him, and saved the nation forever. Ganymede next, beloved of Jove, and Dromeus the giant, Fleeter than any stag or the arrow propelled from the bow-string. Flame-eyed Agrotes followed, the dauntless chief of Miletus. Up from the midst of the crowd of Juniors, Verdants and Maidens Rose the fat form of Alumnus, tossed in dire confusion. Lesser heroes filled up the line and the dance was in motion. Faster the music resounded, and leaping high in the aether, Drunk with joy, Eneas slew for the god three Verdants. Suddenly all was still; the dancers came from their places, Crowded around the altar, and heard that the auspices failed them. Mute they stood, but calm of aspect Hector addressed them : " Heroes of battles, why do ye stand like terrified cattle, Biding the death-stroke ? Know ye not that the arm of your chieftain Wards off danger and holds in subjection the insolent foeman ? None will dare to profane the hallowed temple of Exeus ; Hence to your homes and leave me alone to stay by the altar. " Then rose Dromeus, majestic in form and gloomy in feature, Spurned of woman ; rough of speech, but wise in the council. BLUE AND GOLD " Chief unsurpassed, O Hector, sprung from the race of immortals, Oft have I seen the outcome of fancied security dire. Take my advice and gather around thee the best of thy warriors. " Then bold Hector : " Speak to the earth-born cowards, O Dromeus ; Let them gather for safety and cringe at the foot of their leader. What I have spoken I stand by ; depart ye now to your slumber. " Speechless the heroes departed, and darkness reigned in the temple. Noble Hector, the powerful chief of the Junior nation, Heavy with sleep, lay down, with faithful Ganymede near him. Then was formed the line of the dance that quickened the heart-beat. Long had they slept, but Ganymede started with horror. " Hades, Hector, I have seen a dream, marrow-freezing. P iries swarmed in the temple and hurled to earth the high altar. " Foolish boy, " then Hector, awakened, but heavy with slumber; " Greatly I fear, too much of the festal cake hast thou eaten; Turn again on thy right side and let me slumber in quiet. " Ganymede slept and woke not again till a hideous uproar, Rising afar on the night and striking the star-dimpled heaven, Burst on his ears and shook the mighty temple ' s foundations, BLUE AND GOLD ' 5 Hector sprang to his feet and caught up his ponderous war-club; " Make haste, Ganymede, bar the door with a massive oak-beam; For, before gods and men, I swear to defend the temple, Breaking impious skulls. " Thus spoke the powerful Hector. Ganymede ran and barred the door with a massive oak-beam; Then a yell arose outside and the impious Sophos Broke the windows, crashing them in, and burst into the temple. Hector and Ganymede rushed to meet them, uplifting their war-clubs, Once the enemy reeled, hurled back by the weapon of Hector, Sallying forth again they fought at the altar of Exeus. Suddenly Hector, felled by a cruel blow, dropped senseless. Darkness came over his eyes and the soul went out from the body. He from the ranks upleaping had captured, Tightly clutching with adamant grasp, the throat of the chieftain , Down to Tartarus hurled him. Wildly the heaven-defying exulted and taking the hero Thrice they dragged him around the walls; then stripping the altar, Tore from the wall the banner the maidens had skillfully woven, Toiling with painful zeal; then Thersites, holding the banner, Flat-nosed, bandy-legged, speaking rashly words without meaning, Shouted in foolish derision: " O Ganymede, where is your god now? Vainly will you attempt, we unwilling, your god ' s celebration. " Having spoken such impious words he paused and departed . Darkness reigned in the temple. Prostrate before the altar, ' 52 BLUE AND GOLD Noble Hector, the powerful chief of the Junior nation, Lay majestic in death; and Ganymede kneeling beside him Wept with a breaking heart. " O sprung from the race of immortals, Hector limbed like Hercules, great-souled, lion-visaged, Gone with the earth-born cowards untimely to direful Hades, Ne ' er shall I see thy waving plume in the front of the battle. Ah me! ah me ! Ai ! Ai ! " Loud and long he lamented. BOOK II, Hector ' s soul was roaming, dim and spectral in Hades, Gloomy and wrathful, knowing a cruel wrong. This seeing, Exeus, king of the mighty gods whom the Juniors worship, Clothed it in its mortal clay and Hector opened his eyelids. Long he gazed at faithful Ganymede, loud lamenting, Then he spake, and astonished, Ganymede paused and listened. " What I saw, a shade and roaming in shadowy Hades, If I unfolded now would still thy heart with horror. Wrathful yet is my soul, new-clothed in its mortal vestment. We must punish the impious Sophos ere Dawn advances Streaking with white the East. O Ganymede, hasten, nor pause thou. Call the warriors hither, telling them what has happened. Here will we plan revenge and deeds becoming to heroes. " Ganymede ran and called the Junior warriors together, Waking yEneas first, the tall and graceful in figure, Goddess-born and thoughtful. Then he wakened Agenor, Cheerful and quick to contrive. Then going down to the Alpha, Woke he brave Alcathous who swiftly in winged sandals Followed him back. And Helenus, swift as Mars, and strong-armed Called he, and Asius, brother of Helenus, fierce as a lion. Imbrius lastly, rash of speech but valiant in battle. As, on the rock-bound coast the swelling and limitless billows Beat with deafening roar and wake the resounding echoes, So the warriors surged on, pouring into the temple. Bearing the bloody signs on his face of the terrible conflict, Noble Hector, fierce as a flame, then rose and addressed them: " Friends and heroes of battles, the impious Sophos have entered, BLUE AND GOLD 153 Stripping the altar and bearing off the Junior standard, Arm we now for revenge and plan how the foe may be punished. " Uproar began, all striving to speak, but brave Alcathous, Rose and silenced the clamor: " O sprung from the race of immortals, Hector, who is the impious man that has stolen the standard? " Ganymede spake : " Thersites stole the Junior standard, Tearing it down from the wall and shouting in foolish derision. " Then said brave Alcathous : " Hard to believe is the story ; Dog-faced Thersites speaks wishing only to move men to laughter, Having the heart of a deer. But if this one now has the standard, Then rose Dromeus, majestic in form and gloomy in feature. Let us go at once and punish the impious scoundrel. " Up sprung Asius, livid with hate and righteous anger. " Kill him rather. The scoundrel must die. But death is too easy. O that a hundred torments lay in my palm at this moment Planned for Thersites, knock-kneed, lantern-jawed, spider- legged. Let me get my fingers into his impious eyeballs. " But yEneas and Imbrius, speaking to Asius, calmed him. Then rose Agenor, boiling with wrath : " O brave Alcathous, Lead us on to Thersites ' tent and rescue the standard ; While we are counselling here the night advances and morning Soon will whiten the East. " The warriors eager for action, Caught up their weapons, and brave Alcathous, seizing a war-club, ' 54 BLUE AND GOLD Bade farewell to Hector and led them eagerly onward. Up the bank of the river that flows by the temple of Exeus, Marched the Junior heroes, and silence reigned, for none spoke. Not a sound was heard, save the pebbly tones of the current Rushing down from the hills, and the steady tramp of the heroes. As the full-faced moon moves half-hid under the dark clouds, Nearing the edge of the world and illuming the sky with her brilliance Or as a winter rain-cloud, swollen to bursting with water, Moves majestic and solemn, but swiftly over the heavens, So the warriers marched with gloomy hearts and wrathful, Soon to Thersites ' tent they came, arid silent they broke in. Seizing the coward they bound his hands with a thong behind him; Then they bandaged his eyes and hurled his body headlong. " Ah me! ah me! Ai! Ai! " Loud and long he lamented. Trembling with fear he lay like a worm on the earth extended; Then said Asius: " Rise, thou scoundrel, and put on thy tunic. " . Opened the wretch his mouth and spake in tremulous accents; " Kill me not, ye heroes, but spare my innocent body; Ransom indeed shall ye have, a store of gold and of silver. " Asius interrupted him: " Put on thy tunic, thou coward, Or, by the gods, I ' ll slay thy carcass as food for the buzzards. " Then said Thersites: " Spare me Asius, for I am fast bound; Loosen my bonds and I ' ll promise " Asius, pallid with anger BLUE AND GOLD ' 55 Rushed at him, but vEneas and Imbrius held the hero. Quickly spake brave Alcathoiis, " Talk to me not of ransom, Dog-faced liar and thief but restore the Junior standard; That done, we will consider, whether to spare thy carcass, Or to send thy spiritless soul to shadowy Hades, Leaving thy body, torn by dogs, to rot on the bay-shore, Or to be food for the ravenous buzzards. " Thersites answered, Pouring forth a shower of tears: " O Juniors spare me ! I am not ready to die and dwell in murky Hades, Wandering wretched in gloom; and to lie and rot on the bay-shore, 111 become the soldier, and I would wish it to no one. Take a ramson, ye heroes, or let me die like a hero, Slain on the field of battle, or buried with funeral honors. O ye gods! May I see once more the smoke from the chimneys Rising, of Frisco, my native city, my home, and my parents! " Then said Helenus: " Talk you, coward, of death and of battle? Dare no more to offend my ears with your clamorous whining Lest you die. Come Asius, clothe the knave in his tunic; Cover his head and his shoulders and silence his impudent clamor. " Asius drew the tun ic over Thersites ' shoulders, Stopping his voice, and said: " Now, impudent coward, be quiet. " Thoughtful Eneas spake: " O heroes, accept ye the ransom, Having made him restore the standard; then cause him to kneel down, Slavish, and beg for freedom. Base and vile would the deed be, We being many and armed, to kill him, bound and defenceless. " Brave Alcathoiis answered: " Well hast thou spoken and wisely; Take the ransom, O Juniors, and spare ye his valueless body. " Willing the warriors agreed and Thersites gave them the ransom, Telling them where might be found the standard. Then loosing the bandage, Wet with Thersites ' weeping, winged words vEneas Spake to the coward: " Thersites, look, you slave, and behold now Men, and gaze with your cowardly eyes on heroes of battles, Sight erewhile unseen to you. Down on your knees vile sneak-thief, Beg for freedom of those who stand here, your generous captors. " Quaking, he did as commanded; and Asius, as he departed, SLUE AND GOLD Said to the coward: " If ever again you do as you have done, Tortures exquisite await you. Forget not what I have spoken. " Hearing, his knees knocked under him and his face was distorted, Childish and silly, pallid with fright, and the heroes departed. Once more over the altar new-garlanded hung they the standard. Rosy-fringed Dawn illumed the Eastern heavens, Ushering in the day of the Junior god ' s celebration. I U ILJULJ i i i i LT Beside a book-case knelt a maid, And with a book she archly played, Unconscious all of those around ; For on the floor her seat she found. O innocence ! how fair to see ! Unconscious beauty ! purity ! For graces all that tend to make A lady, J e takes the cake. 157 ' 5 ' 59 The devil can cite Scripture for his purpose. " Merchant of Venice. FACUUTY, G. W. B L. " You taught me language, and my profit on ' t Is that I know how to curse ; the red plague rid you, For learning me your language. " Tempest. A. S. C K. " A fool ' s voice is known by the multitude of words; a fool is full of words; the beginning of the words of his mouth is foolishness, and the end of his talk is vanity and emptiness. " Bible. E. W. H D. " An affable and courteous gentleman. " Taming of the Shrew. M N. K G. " Away with him ! away with him ! He speaks Latin. " Henry VI. J H LE C E. " This was the noblest Roman of them all. " --Julius Caesar. B D M s. " And the Lord spake unto Moses, saying vex ye the co-eds and smite them, for they vex you with their wiles. " Bible adapt. W D B. R G. " A harmless, necessary thing. " Anon. J N LE C E. " I would applaud thee to the very echo, that should applaud again. " RIacbeth. I G S M. " I am, Sir, a brother of the angle. " Walton. A N P R " I awoke one morning and found myself famous, " Byron. i6c BLUE AND GOLD 161 J N B. C E . " Caw ! caw ! caw! I ' m a devil; I ' m a devil; I ' m a devil. " Barnaby Rudge. C sD E. " Seest thou a man wise in his own conceit, there is more hope of a fool than of him. " Proverbs. H. B. J s. " Even in his brightest moments, whisper but Putzker and you cloud all his sunshine. " Richelieu adapt. F.SL E. " No: the world must be peopled. When I said I would die a bachelor, I, did not think I should live till I were married. " Much Ado about Nothing. W. C. J s. " That thing thou fondly deems ' t a nose, Unsightly though it be, In spite of all the cold world ' s scorn It may be much to thee. " Holmes. W. T. R D. " He hears on all sides, from innumerable tongues, a dismal, universal hiss, the sound of public scorn. " Paradise Lost. W. W. D R. " And thou wilt needs thrust thy neck into a yoke, wear the print of it and sigh away Sundays. " Much Ado about Nothing. C. B. BR Y. " Damn with faint praise, assert with civil leer, And without sneering, teach the rest to sneer; Willing to wound, and yet afraid to strike, Just hint a fault, and hesitate dislike; Alike reserv ' d to blame, or to commend, A timorous foe and a suspicious friend. " Pope. I) D B T. " Out damned spot. " Macbeth. ' Sweets to the sweet. " Hamlet. A E G M L W M. D V- H N G- M xS L u B BL E E. N- N A D-- L E B- M Y C- -M. " And then it started like a guilty thing. " Hamlet. " The weird sisters. " Macbeth. F. McL- FR E A- M vL.C- -z. " A sad good Christian at her heart. " Pope. -E. " I can suck melancholy out of a song. " As You Like It. -R. " Ye do lye, poore girle, neglected. " Herrick. -L. " How pretty her blushing was, And how she blushed again. " Tennyson. -E. " O, reform it altogether. " Hamlet. D. " That swete thynge. " King Horn. --N. " She glories not in the plurality of suitors. " Habington. -N. " Absurdly nice. " Black. -N. " Be good, sweet maid, and let who will be clever. " Charles Kingstey. L. " You are a nice little girl, but don ' t try to be satirical, my dear. It don ' t become you. " The Duchess. 162 BLUE AND GOLD 163 H-N L. S R. " ' Tis greatly wise to know before we ' re told, The melancholy fact that we grow old. " Young. A. M. F N. " Even in the afternoon of her best days. " Shaks. I AC. M R. " Angels, when you your silence break, Forget their hymns to hear you speak. " Dry den. S. B. T T. " She ' s a real nice girl. " C. B. Wakefield. ' 86 CO-EDS. " Nature hath formed strange beings in her time. " Shaks. F E H A. " Beautiful in form and feature, Lovely as the day, Can there be so fair a creature, Formed of common clay ? " Longfellow. E A C N. " The ugly duckling may yet turn out a swan. " Hans Andersen. H E L Y. " Je suis ce queje suis. Sije ne suispas ce queje suis, que suis je ? " Anon. F s R. SP E. " For her own person, It beggared description. Antony and Cleopatra. ' 87 CO-EDS. " Here ' s metal more attractive. " Shaks. E E B. L E. " Sweetheart, I were unmannerly to take you out and not to kiss you. " Henry VIII. AL E GR-V-R. " What a little vain dust thou art. " Aesop. F E C-P R. " Is she not more than painting can express, Or youthful poets fancy when they love? " Rowe. M Y WH E. " The soul of this woman is her clothes. " AWs Well that Ends Well adapt. FL E P G. " Prag ist verloren. " -Wallenstein. } E L. D T. " A very forward rose-bud. " Dry den. Y ' G LADIES ' CB- " Maidens withering on the stalk. " Anon. ' 84, " Fools are my theme, Let satire be my song. " Byron. W. A. B Y. " Three-fifths of him genius and two-fifths sheer fudge. " Lowell. C. O. B E. " None but himself can be his parallel. " Theobald. W. F. BK D. " But while you have it use your breath, There is no drinking after death. " Beaumont. J. P. D N. " Blame Nature, not him. " Shaks. A. BR N. " An honest man is the noblest work of God. " Pope. D. L-uL-z-Y " He talks, and talks, and yet says nothing. " Shaks. D. L. G v N. " One more unfortunate, Too fond of beer. Rashly importunate No longer here. " Hood adapt. J. H. P D " On their own merits, modest men are dumb. " Colman. S Y E. M s. " Look ye. I intend to be kind to you. I ' ll borrow some money of you. " Addison. C-s L. H s. " What ' s in a name? " Rumeo and Juliet. C. S. W R. " A fairer person lost not heaven; he seemed For dignity composed and high exploit. But all was false and hollow; though his tongue Dropt manna and could make the worst appear The better reason, to perplex and dash maturest counsels. " Paradise Lost. ST G W E. " I remember a mass of things, but nothing distinctly. " Othello. F K H. P s. " To those who know thee not, no words can paint; And those who know thee, know all words are faint. ' Hannah More. 164 ' 85, " They say best men are moulded out of faults. " Measure for Measure. H-v-S. B-G-R. " One of the old land marks. " Scott. } H B R. " What a pity ' tis thy sense and courage are not pro- portional to thy siz e and conceit. " P L F. BRN. " Though I look old, yet am I strong and lusty. " As You Like it. F. W. K R. " A fig for care and a fig for woe ! If I can ' t pay, why I can o vQ. " Joh n Heywood. G. W. R y. " Thy nose is a lamp unto thy feet, and a light unto thy path. " Bible adapt. G E ED s. " By Heavens ! I do love ! " Love ' s Labour ' s Lost. }. A. H Y- N. " Look at me. Follow me. Smell me. " Anon. E. S. H R. - ' I cannot hide what I m. " Shaks. A. K. .1 p R. " Happier for having been happy. " Sydney Smith. W N F. M LS. " I ' ll make my heaven in a lady ' s lap. " Shaks. E-D W. P M. " Out upon it, I have loved Three whole days together. And am like to love three more If it prove fair weather. " Sir John Suckling. W. V.M KS. " Man delights not in me; no, nor woman either. " Hamlet. E. S. W N. " A clownish mien, a voice with a rustic sound. " Shaks. G-E R TH R " When he is best, he is little worse than a man, and when he is worst he is li ttle better than a beast. " Merchant of Venice. E T Me A R. " Thou villain base, knowest me not by my clothes? " Cymbeline. C E B. W D. " He draws out the thread of his verbosity finer than the staple of his argument. " Love ' s Labour ' s Lost. H. E. C. F R. " A fine volley of words, gentlemen, and quickly shot off. " Two Gentlemen of Verona. H. E. M R. " Too civil by half. " Sheridan. 165 ' 86, ' A nauseous brood. " Swift. D. H. L. F G. D. B YD.- C. L. B-D-CH.- M-N-LG O. J. D. M Y. " What soul would in such a carcass dwell? " Pope. R. E. B H. " Man wants but little here below, Nor wants that little long. " Goldsmith. " For profound and solid lying much renowned. " Swift. " Ful longe were his legges, and ful lene. Y-like a staff there was no calf y-sene. " Chancer. " When taken, to be well shaken. " George Co man. - " A finical man; reminds me of a cat that has some- thing sticky on its paws. " Swift. E. A. H D. " Not Hercules could have knocked out his brains, for he had none. " CymbeHne. L EV T. " A pretty boy; young, but O God ! " Shaks. W Y P E. " Talks as familiarly of roaring lions, As maids of thirteen do of puppy-dogs ' Shaks. W. S. W L-N " Thy head is as full of quarrels as an egg is full of meat. " Romeo and Juliet. W-M B. W N. " Ah! years may come and years may bring The truth that is not bliss. But will they bring another thing That will compare with this ? " A. H. dough. K L G. E N. " Wha,t a beard hast thou got; thou hast got more hair on thy chin than Dobbin my thill horse has on his tail. " Merchant of Venice. 166 ' 87, ' ' Mac. We are men, my liege. ' Mac. Ay, on the catalogue ye do pass for men. ' . Macbeth. A R D. CR s. " O Lord ' my boy, my Arthur, my lair son. " King John. A. H. A H Y. " What a fine man Hath your tailor made you! " Massinger. J s A. C DE. " Thou wilt scarce be a man before thy mother. " Beaumont and Fletcher. S. G. D K N. " And thou art long and lank and brown as ribbed sea sand. " Coleridge. J-N C. D-R N. " I must to the barber ' s; for methinks I am marvellous hairy about the face. " Midsummer Night ' s Dream. M R EL R. " I pray thee, O God, that I may be beautiful within. " Socrates. E. M. T. H D. " I approve of a youth that has something of the old man in him. " Cicero. F. S. L F Y. " Cassiushas a lean and hungry look. " Julius Caesar. F D Me C N. " How green you are, and fresh in this old world. " King John. E T R D. " The ladies call him sweet. " Love ' s Labour ' s Lost. W. W. S-D N. " Who thinks too little artti who talks too much. " Dry den. FR N B TH. " Another lean, unwashed freshman. " Shaks adapt. J s B. S w. " Go to the ant, thou sluggard. " Bible. G. M. ST N. " Who made it his care to draw men, as they ought to be, not as they are. " Goldsmith. H Y B. TR. " Great is this Tailor, but not the greatest. " Carlyle adapt. W. J. V L. " The very ' ell of a man. " Anon. J s W NG M. . " Our last and least. " King Lear. 167 n LI n n CHRONICS OF TH YAR, 1883, V7 I ( AY NINTH: 9 o ' clock A. M., 84 5 Blue and Gold fighting editor in Berkeley, two sheets under the wind. Very funny. 12 o ' clock, funnier still. 3 o ' clock, too funny. Carried off by business managers. Blue and Gold out. Funniest of all. Beat the negro. loth: Chief Editor interviews the Prex. Taffy and bulldozing for two. i3th : Examinations begin. Coffee and wet towels in demand. 28th : Class Day. Conner ' s military genius displayed. 29th : Commencement. Prex sits in an ordinary chair. Free lunch in the afternoon. Students get enough to eat. 30th: University police disbands to rusticate during the summer months. During vacation, North Hall painted. Color, mud. Sixteen Irishmen and two mules attack Library Hill. AUGUST 8th : Reunion of University police. Fully recuperated and ready again for their arduous duties. 9th : Term begins. Steeri Fresh- men. Sophomores paralyzed. Nine Co-eds. Daisies. Deamer takes his position as Recorder. Contemplates matrimony, nth: Report of Tactics examination in. Beatty and Braverman cinched. 15th: Rush. ' 86 waxed. Lieutenant Hutton takes command of battalion. Zetes begin to bulldoze. 2oth : Wakefield has his beard trimmed. 27th : Jennie elected Treasurer of ' 87. Freshmen anxious to pay their five cent assessment. Milpitas wants to pay fifty. 29th : Junior Day officers elected. 3oth : Mules and Irishmen still wrestling with the hill. SEPTEMBER 5th : Meeting of Board of Regents. Bunnell-Sears fight practically settled. Bunnell on top but badly winded. Sympathy uith the " underdog. " 6th: Professor Moses delivers interesting lecture in Assembly Hall on " Count de Chambord. " loth : The mules and Irish- men getaway with the hill. I2th: Mezes startles his company with a new command : " Cheese it. " i4th : Officers of battalion come out in stripes, isth: Deamer becomes instructor in Latin. Contemplates matrimony more seriously. i9th: ' 87 holds class-meeting. Jennie bounced. Dutton elected Treasurer. 2oth : Wakefield has his beard trimmed again. 27th : ' 86 holds a class-meeting. President Reid in the chair. Makes a speech. Declares ' 85 bogus flat and disgraceful. Con- sequently a fact. 3oth : J. B. Clarke addresses Irish Land League at West Berkeley. England trembles. OCTOBER 6th: Short vacation begins. Robbie Bobinson trains for Field Day. i7th: University Orchestra organizes. Tom-cats leave 169 BLUE AND GOLD town. 2oth : Wakefield has his beard trimmed again. 22nd : Slim atten- dance at recitations. Cause, themes due. 5?. M., themes begin to arrive. 10 P. M., all in. 24th : Prex refuses to excuse Juniors to decorate. Has no authority in the matter. 25th : Class excuse themselves. 26th : 8 p. M., Stevens tossed. Shock felt in the city. 10 P. M., grand stag dance. Milpitas to the front. 12 p. M., all quiet along the Strawberry. 2 th : 2 A. M., thirty valiant Sophomores attack the two sleeping Juniors on guard. Fight. Feusier knocked silly. General demolition. Report gets out. Juniors wild. Surprise party at Avery ' s. Biedenbach offers his first prayer. Also donates a dollar for repairs. Occident money. 10:30 A. M. Junior Day exercises take place. Grand success. Audience greatly pleased when they were over. 3ist : First cane-rush. Woolsey loses his pants. Cane broken. NOVEMBER 3rd: ' 87 co-eds go on a picnic. No damage done. isth-. Printing office burglarized. Forms pied. $50 reward offered by Occident, $100 by students. " No catchee. " lyth: Field Day. Robbie Bobinson. fails to appear. Club House disappointed and no good records made. ' 85 wins relay race and prize cup. Night of iyth: Faculty ' s wine disap- pears. Stewart, Gavigan and Murphy lush. Detectives employed. " No catchee. " 2oth : Wakefield has his beard trimmed again. 2ist : Ber- keleyan sick. 23d : ' 87 brings out cane. Sophomores, not to be found. Milpitas wild. 26th : Cane-rush at the mole. Two Freshman and two Sophomores jugged. Savage paralyzes the jury. All turned loose. 3oth: Gas pipes extended to North Hall. Feusier not sufficient. DECEMBER 3rd : Heller falls in love. Lawn Tennis Club organized. 5th : Dike starts moustache. Albin Putzker made Professor, loth : Berkeley an dangerously ill. i2th: Examinations begin. i8th : Robin- son graduates. Term closes. Berkeleyan apparently dead. 2oth : Wakefield has his beard trimmed again, and goes to the ' 85 Glee Club. Also takes a co-ed. Brown goes home. San Benito virgins jubilant. 1 884, JANUARY 8th : Deamer ' s contemplations result favorably. He takes charge of the Armory. loth : Term begins. Occident appears. Anti- fraternity headline dropped. Policy, however, retained. Also Beatty i2th : Co-operative becomes a resort for bums. Barber chief, isth : Berkeleyan resurrected. i8th : Powers elected Olla Podrida editor. Berkeleyan relapses. 20th : Wakefield has his beard trimmed again. 24th: Military appointments appear. Zetes successful. 27th : Professors John and Joseph Le Conte offered positions in University of Texas. 28th : Alumni Association meets, endeavors to retain them and endows a scholarship of $100 a year. 3oth : Miss Fannie McLean elected ' 8s ' s Charter Day representative. BLUE AND GOLD 171 FEBRUARY ist : Mock court-martial. Powers acts as usual. Freshman found guilty and sentenced to be shot. 2nd : Faculty onions replanted. 5th: Rothganger elected to University Foot-ball team. Wanderers demoralized. 8th: Durants meet. What next? Rules and regulations adopted by Faculty. i2th : Gymnasium fire. Prex protects fire extin- guishers and narrowly escapes ignominious death. Fire controlled through efforts of Brown. i4th : Mills returns to ' 85. Bachman procures larger slate. 2oth : Wakefield has his beard trimmed again. 2ist : Dr. Barrows delivers stirring address on Tennyson. 22nd : Washington ' s Birth-day. Vacation. Battalion with their lady friends visit Angel Island, at invitation of Lieutenant Hutton. 28th : " Man about college " descends into the arena with " Olla Podrida. " MARCH 6th: Inter-society entertainment being agitated. 8th: Presi- ident Reid dissapproves of Charter Day. Declines to subscribe. I2th: Second centennial of Bishop Berkeley ' s birthday celebrated in Assem_ bly Hall. A year too soon, however. Drill made compulsory by Board of Regents. i6th: Commotion in laboratory. Gehring blown up by explosion. Also by Prof. iyth: Prex magnanimously subscribes towards Charter Day. i8th: A hickory cane produced by ' 87. Con- scientious scruples amongst Sophomores against rushing. ' 87 allowed to retain it. 20th: A bamboo cane brought out. Sophomores and rushes in abundance. Cane again retained, however. Wakefield has his beard trimmed again, for Charter day. 22nd: Charter Day. A success throughout. Prex attends Professor Kellogg ' s address, and goes home again. Short vacation. APRIL 3rd: Berkeleyan sick again. Seniors elect Class Day Officers. Lezinsky not elected. Occident calls attention to fraternity manipula- tions, yth: Barber passes in Algebra. 8th: Rumors afloat of Bourdon Burial. loth: Occident tries to squash it. Not successful. isth: Rats appear in co-operative office. i6th: Bryant sets a trap. No go I7th: Spreads poison. Rats revel and grow fat. igth: Heyman delivers a psychology lecture. Rats vanish. 2oth: Wakefield has his beard trimmed again. 2ist: Berkeleyan dangerously ill. 2jrd: Feusier absconds with co-operative funds. 23rd: Calls on delinquents to pay up. 26th: Bourdon Burial invitations appear. Intense enthusiasm. 3oth: Inter-society entertainment given up. Cause, Prex. MAY ist: Meeks pokes a Native. Berkeleyan dead. 3rd: ' 86 kidnap Harrison. Heyman puts on war paint and starts on the trail. Harrison makes his escape and chases his captors back to Berkeley. Bourdon Burial passes oft in fine style. Waterman rolled seventeen times. Other Sophomores in proportion. ' 86 badly left. No deaths on either side, however. i2th: Blue and Gold out. Exit editors in blue fire. EPILOGUE, E show is over, the curtain is down, the lights are almost out; t,before the audience departs, we throw off the mask and step before them in our true light as editors of the Blue and Gold, to say a few parting words. We wish in particular to thank the Professors of the Faculty for their kindness in aiding us so effectually in making the book a success; for by permitting us to use their photographs as a frontispiece, they have added decidedly to its attractiveness. The idea originated with the editors but was seconded by many of the other students; and we feel sure that those in the University who present copies of the Blue and Gold to their friends outside, can point with pride to the frontispiece and say: These are the Professors of our Faculty. And although several of the Professors may find in the book opportunities for comparison of their photographs with other pictures, we hope no offence will be taken where certainly none has been intended. The frontispiece will be treasured as invaluable long after the other contents of the Blue and Gold have passed from mind and memory. It is with a feeling of the greatest sincerity, therefore, with a feeling of respect and of highest regard that we, in the name not only of the Junior Class, but of the entire body ol students, thank the Professors of the Faculty for allowing their photo- graphs to appear. Eighty-five in presenting another copy of the Blue and Gold to the college world, does so with a complete realization of its shortcomings and its faults. The high standard of excellence set by Eighty-three and Eighty-four, we have endeavored not to fall below. And however it may be received, we put it forth with the satisfaction of having done our best to revive in our University the old spirit of enthusiasm which is so rapid- ly dying out. 172 J73 Students are requested to confine tfjeir patronage to in ana lU CO. 119 Montgomery Street, San Francisco, Invite public attention to the finest and best selected stock of Novelties in Watches, Diamonds, Jeielery, Silver- ware and French Clocks ever Exhibited here. Direct importation in every branch enables ns to sell pods at lower prices than any honse in this city. Every description of Fine DIAMOND WORK and JEWELRY manufac- tured to order. HERRMANN ' S HATS ARE THE BEST! His Styles are the Nobbiest and his Prices the Lowest Possible. HERRMANN CO, 336 Kearny Street, Between Bush and Pine Streets, SAN FRANCISCO. Everything in the line of Hats and Caps Made to Order. An Illustrated Catalogue published every six months, mailed free on application. JOHN REID, MERCHANT TAILOR, 907X MARKET STREET, NEAR FIFTH; ' WINDSOR HOUSE. " SAN FRANCISCO. FIRST-CLASS WORK AT POPULAR PRICES. 176 J. V. Carmany, 25 Kearny Street, S. F. NTUMN ' S OUTFITTER, GO u f Q Ml M THE BEST SHIRTS -AND SPECIALTIES IN- Unciervs ear, Silk: Ha.ncik:erchLiefs, Ctioice Hosier l Ricti Neckv ear. NEW GOODS CONSTANTLY ARRIVING. JOHN W. CARMANY 25 Kearny Street, San Krancisco. ' 77 No. 8 MONTGOMERY STREET, San Francisco, Cal. Opposite Grand and Palace Hotels, Ascend in the Elevator. SPECIAL NOTICE. You are cordially invited to inspect our New VIEW DEPARTMENT, The best and largest collection of Views of the Pacific Coast, including o$ointf c, 3Si0 rets, (Sstjiserst Columbia Hitter, (Oregon UK ilnilronCis, (TJItu 5tc These Views are pronounced by experts to be the BES T in the World New importations of Japanese Views, colored and plain. I. W, Taber, PHOTOGRAPHER AND PORTRAIT ARTIST Corner Montgomery and Market Streets, Opposite the Grand and Palace Hotels. DEPOT FOR THE TABER DRY PLATES. The Largest General Retail Establishment on the Pacific Coast. WEINSTOCK LUBIN 400, 402, 404, 406, 408 K Street, SACRAMENTO, CAL. DEALERS IN Men ' s Clothing, Cloaks and Suits, Boots and Shoes, Boys ' Clothing, Hats and Caps, Trunks and Valises, Dress Goods, Millinery, Fancy Goods, Domestics, Men ' s Furnishings, Household Supplies, Notions, Jewelry, Under Clothing, Regalias, Tents and Hammocks, Silverware. MAIL ORDERS. Every day people living out of town are learning more and more to get their things of dress and personal need of the city merchants. By means of SAMPLES and ILLUSTRATED PRICE BOOKS, and by aid of experience and skill in filling orders, we are able to place the ad- vantages offered our city trade equally within reach of country customers. As to cost of sending goods to and fro, w e might add that charges have been so reduced of late that they hardly figure in the handsome saving usually gained. Have you doubts as to the merits of this system o trade? Try it. 83T Our new price list for 1884, with many illustrations, and full information, sent free, on application, to any address. ESTABLISHED 1860. EDWARD DENNY CO. -IMPORTER OF- Mathematical Instruments AND MATERIALS FOR Drawing, Surveying and Civil Engineering, FIELD, MARINE AND OPERA GLASSES, ALSO IMPORTING STATIONERS, PRINTERS AND BLANK BOOK MANUFACTURERS 418 MONTGOMERY STREE SO Between California and Sacramento, SAN FRANCISCO, CAL. (Formerly 3 2 Sacramento Street.) ' 79 HEALD ' S BUSINESS COLLEGE 24 POST STREET, Opposite Mechanics ' Institute, S.AJNT IMPARTS A THOROUGH AND PRACTICAL EDUCATION IN ALL COMMERCIAL AND ENGLISH BRANCHES, SPANISH, DRAWING, FRENCH, GERMAN, AND TELEGRAPHY. The public are earnestly requested to visit our School and witness its practical workings. Students can begin at any time. Each receives separate instruction. Ladies are admitted into all departments of the College. For full particulars, call at College Office, No 24 Post Street, or address E. P. HEALD, President of Business College, San Francisco. STACK UACOM0, IMPORTERS AND MANUFACTURERS OF HATS AND CAPS, 639 Market Street, Palace Hotel, SAN FRANCISCO. ROOS BROTHERS THE LEADING CLOTHIERS Manufacturers and Direct Importers 3 " . 33. 35. 37 KEARNY STREET, San Francisco. 180 E. T. ALLEN, Fire Arms, Ammunition, Fishing Tackle, AND SPORTING GOODS, 416 MARKET ST. SAN FRANCISCO. LE PAGE S LIQUID GLUE, MUCILAGE. Used in preference to all other Glues by Mason Hamlin, Pullman Palace Car Company, Abbott Downing Stage Company, Chickering Sons, and Thousands of other First-Class Mechanics. Wood, Coal, Hay and Grain Depot, JOHN CORMICK Proprietor, SUCCESSOR TO N. B. BYRNE SON. NEAR CORNER OF SHATTUCK and UNIVERSITY AVENUES, BERKELEY. All orders promptly attended to, and Goods delivered at Lowest Market Prices. Students ' patronage solicited. WHBBLAN MILLS, SECOND STREET, NEAR BRISTOL, WEST BERKELEY. WHUAN GO, MANUKACTURERS OF Extra Family, Graham, Rye, Buckwheat and Rice Flour; Rye, Oat, Corn and Feed Corn Meal; Farina, Buckwheat Groats, Hominy, Cracked Corn, Pearl Barley, Ground Barley, Feed, Etc., Etc. AGENTS FOR JOHNSON ' S PATENT STEEL-CUT OAT MEAL. GRINDING DONE TO ORDER, DEALERS IN GRAIN AND FEED OE ALL KINDS. -TH: CLASSICAL S ENGLISH SCHOOL, 1265 FRANKLIN ST., OAKLAND. Boys thoroughly prepared for the University or for Business. WRIGHT JANVIER, PRINCIPALS. LIBERTY MARKET, COR- UNIVERSITY SHATTUCK AVENUES, (ANTISELL BLOCK BERKELEY, CAL. S, FISCHU CO, DEALERS IN BEEF, VEAL, MUTTON, LANB, Families supplied with all kinds of Meats, of the Best Quality, at the Lowest Market Prices. 182 ESTABLISHED 1858. Kast ' s FASHIONABLE SHOE STORE 738 and 740 Market Street SAN FRANCISCO. " As thtre is but one Santa Barbara in the world, so there is but one Arlington in Southern Cali- fornia. The rooms are large and elegantly furnished; corridors broad, grounds ample 4 acres is extent adorned wtth trees, shrubs and palms. Here the weary may rest ; the sick be healed ; the active roam over mountain, hill and valley, or sail upon the ocean. Here is PEACE, HEALTH, COM FORT. " -Nordhoff ' s California. O. W. NORDWELL, and 218 BUSH STREET, Mercantile Library Building, San Francisco. 184 JOHN LEVY CO, Manufacturing Jewelers IMPORTERS OF and other (PRECIOUS STONES. WATCHES, CLOCKS, AND SILVERWARE, Badges cund aiass (Pin A SPECIALTY. 118 SCJTTER STREET, San Francisco. 185 KOHLER CHASE 137, 139 Post Street, San Francisco. AND 1105 Broadway Oakland. AGENTS FOR DCKR 0ROTHRS ' PIANOS, i tpifijvoa. ALSO THE MASON AND HAMLIN ORGANS. WEBSTER ' S UNABRIDGED. Warmly indorsed by Geo. Bancroft, John L. Motley, Fitz-G. Halleck, R. W. Emerson. Elihu Burritt, Rufus Choate, B. H. Smart, Wm. H. Prescott, Geo. P. Marsh, John G. Whittier, John G. Saxe, Horace Mann, Ezra Abbot, W. D. Howells, Wm. T. Harris, Ch. Justice Waite, Noah Davis, Kemp P. Battle, Jas. T. Fields, J. G. Holland, Bishop Spaulding c., c., c. In Sheep, Russia and Turkey Bindings. THE STANDARD. Webster it has 118,000 Words, 30OO Engravings, and a New Biographical Dictionary. Standard in Gov ' t Printing Office. 3,OOO copies in Public Schools. Sale 20 to 1 of any other series, aid to make a Family intelligent. Best help for SCHOLARS, TEACHERS and SCHOOLS. Webster is Standard Authority with the U. S. Supreme Court. Recommended by the State Sup ' ts of Schools in 36 States. " A LIBRARY IN ITSELF. " The latest edition, in the quantity of matter it contains, is believed to be the largest volume published. It has 30OO more Words in its vo- cabulary than are found in any other Am. Dict ' y, and nearly 3 times the number of Engravings. It is an ever-present and reliable school- master to the whole family. S. S. Herald. Now Supplied, at a small additional cost, with Denison ' s Patent Ref- erence Index, a book-saving time- saving invention. " The greatest im- provement in book- making that has been made in a hundred years. " It has come to be rec- ognized as the most useful existing ' word- book ' of the English language, all over the world. N. Y. Tribune, 1882. It has all along kept a leading place, and the newedition brings- it fairly up to date. London Times, June, Published by G. C. MERHI AM CO., Springfield, Mass. 186 SEU0Y 6MUTING ANP UEAP CO, No. 416 Montgomery Street, SAN FRANCISCO. ASSAY OFFICE AND GOLD REFINERY. Ores Assayed. Gold Bars Bought- Berkeley! San Francisco Express PHIL. JOHNSON, Proprietor. Residence, Addison Street, near McClain ' s Grocery. Order Boxes in Berkeley : at Post Office, McClain ' s and Stewart Brothers. In San Francisco: at 327 fy 329 Front St., cor. Clay, and S. W. cor. Main and Market Streets. STUDEBAKER BROS CARRIAGES 2O1-2O7 Market St. SAN FRANCISCO. TSCHURR DINGEON, M-A-I-S-ON ' DOR-E-E 217 KEARNY STREET, Between Bush and Sutter, SAN FRANCISCO. Dinners, Balls, Soirees and Lunches supplied in the Best Style. I8 7 JOSEPH GILLOTT ' S STEEL PENS. GOLD MEDAL,PARIS,1878 His Celebrated Numbers, 3O3 4O4 17O 6O4 332, and Ms other .t les may be had of all dealers throughout the world. Joseph Grillott SOUS, flew lork. NATIONAL SCHOOL SUPPUY BUREAU, BELOIT, Wis., JULY 31, 1883. National School Supply Bureau : Last April, being then in charge of a large public school, but desiring a position in some good academy or college, I placed my name with your Bureau. During the first part of the present month I received notice from you of a vacancy in such a place as I desired. Putting myself in communication with the party concerned I received the appointment. I am well satisfied with the management of the Bureau, aud feel sure that it fills a useful and necessary place in our school economy. You are at liberty to use my name if you wish. Respectfully, EDWARD 9. FISKE. Headmaster Markham Acad., Milwaukee, Wis. For application-form and circular, address : Nafl School Supply Bureau, Chicago, III. N. B. We want all kinds of Teachers for Schools and Families. Good pay to AGENTS AND PRIVATE CORRESPONDENTS. STUDENTS Of all classes will find it valuable to consult on all subjects the !l ntoii 183 So. Clark St., Chicago, 111. Full information given on receipt of return postage. A Union of Writers, Critics and Scholars of the highest order. 188 CIGARETTE SMOKERS Who are willing to pay a little more than the price charged for the ordinary trade Cigarettes will find -THK PKT CIGARBTTKS Superior to all Otriers. They are made from the BRIGHEST, MOST DELICATELY FLAVORED AND HIGHEST COST GOLD LEAF grown in Virginia, and are absolutely WITHOUT ADULTERATION Or drilgS. C AUTION ! Base imitations of this brand have been put on sale, and Cigarette smokers are cautioned that this is the Old Original brand, and to observe that each package or box of Pet Cigarettes bears the signature of GINTKR, NlANLJKACTURKRS Richmond, Va. -ALSO MANUFACTURERS OF- Pet Curly Cut Richmond Straight Cut Turkish PeriqueMixture Old Rip Long Cut, c., Tobaccos Richm ' d Straight Cut Opera Puffs Little Beauties Richmond Gem Cigarettes Richmond Gem Cuirl;y Cut. The brightest and most delicately flavored Gold Leaf grown in Virginia. This tobacco is delightfully mild and fragrant, absolutely without adulteration or drugs, and can be smoked or inhaled with entire satisfaction, without irritating the lungs, throat or mouth. 189 J, J, PFISTR CO, MANUFACTURERS OF Knitted Goods, 120 Sutter Street, (Room 47.) P. O. Box, 1620. TAKE THE ELEVATOR SWIMMING AND BATHING SUITS FOR Ladies, Gents 1 Children A I SO TRUNKS, CAPS, STOCKINGS, ETC. Football Jerseys and Stockings, Pedestrians Suits, Gymna- sium and Rowing Suits, TRUNKS, TIGHTS, LEOTARDS, ETC. LADIES ' JERSEYS. Send for Price List and Catalogue. Country orders carefully attended to. All our Goods are home-made, and will give the best satisfaction. p. A. MCDONALD, WHOLESALE AND RETAIL DEALER IN COKE AND COAL, NOS. 809 AND 8ll FOLSOM STREET, Between Fourth and Fifth, SAN FRANCISCO. City Orders Promptly attended to. Coke shipped to any part of the State at Gas House prices , especially to Residents of Berkeley, Oakland and , ilameda. THOMAS S, WILLIAMS IMPORTING TAIUOR, Under Occidental Hotel. 237 BUSH STREET. JOHN TAYLOR. H. R. TAYLOR. JOHIST TAILOR CO. IMPORTERS AND DEALERS IN ASSAKERS ' MATERIALS and MINE and MILL SUPPLIES, Chemical Glassware, also Druggists ' Glassware and Sundries. 118 and 120 Market Street and 15 and 77 California Street, P. O. Box 2001. SAN FRANCISCO. WATCHES. TIFFANY CO., UNION SQUARE, NEW YORK, Particularly request attention to their line of low-priced WATCHES, just completed, which they confidently re- commend as the best yet produced for the money. The movements are sound, stem -winding anchors, and are cased in 1 8-kt. gold in variety of styles. Each watch is stamped with the name of the house, thereby carrying its guar- antee. Large size, for Gentlemen, - $75 Medium size, for - - - 65 Large " " Ladies, - - 60 Small " " " - 5O Cuts showing sizes and styles of the watches, and patterns of chains suitable to be worn with them, sent on request. 192 J. S. Dodge Z. U. Dodge 0ROTHRS, Steam Printers and Stationers, i uuilniions, pi omcii nines, BUrnus, (litest Cards SouuiMtirs. Special efforts made to Please, and to execute all work entrusted to us in the most finished stifle. Printers of the Blue and Gold. ' 93 REUABUE AND STANDARD c I G A R E T T MANUFACTURED BY A WM, S, KIM0AUL- CO, M P The connoisseurs and Pioneers of America in Fine Goods. Peerless Tobacco Works. Established, 1846, Fragrant Vanity Fair, Three Kings, New Vanity Fair, Cloth of Gold. (STRAIGHT MESH.) Sweet, Delicate and Mild. The Cloth of Gold Cigarette is made from the finest and most costly leaf from that region of Virginia particularly adapted for growing tobacco lor Cigarettes. Our long ex- perience in manufacturing enables us to. secure the most suitable kinds of tobacco and thus present this superior ar- ticle, with the full assurance THAT ITS EQUAL HAS NEVER BEFORE BEEN OFFERED. A higher grade Cigarette canno be produced. We call particular attention the superior quality of our old brands of Cigarettes. They cannot be surpassed. SOLD IN ALL PARTS OF THE WORLD. T A C C 13 FIRST PRIZE MEDAUS, IMPERIAL PHOTOGRAPHIC GALLERY, 724 MARKET STREET, Between Kearny and Dupont. _ _ SAN FRANCISCO FIRST CL-ASS PICTURES OF EVERY DESCRIPTION AT LOW PRICES. Old Pictures Copied to any size In Crayon, India Ink and Water Colors, TJS ' 94 , JVN, for :isco. ' 95 RUA0U AND STANDARD The most adapt perien suitab tide, BEFOR be pr qualit surpa PHO Between Kearn Ok WARM AND SWIMMING BATHS. THE BATH HOUSE contains Spacious Swimming Tanks (150 x 50 feet ) for warm salt water plunge and swimming baths, with elegant rooms connecting for Individual Baths, with douche and shower facilities. Terms for Board: BY THE DAY, $3.00 AND UPWARD. BY THE WEEK, $17.50 AND UPWARD. PARLORS PROM $1.00 to $2.50 PER DAY EXTRA. CHILDREN, $10.50 PER WEEK, when accommodated in Children ' s Dining- room ; otherwise full rates will be charged. GEO. SCHONEWALD, Manager. ' 94 KELLER, THE SHIRT MAN, 1007 BROADWAY, OAKLAND, Will make the very besi shirts 1o Order for $1.50 Try his shirts and tell your friends how you like them. Ttiomas Price Assay Office, Bullion Rooms and Ore Floors. 524 Sacramento Street, SAN FRANCISCO. Blum ' s Orchestra, BRASS AND RED BAND, Music Furnished for all Occasions. Office, 735 Market Street, M. M. BLUM, Leader and Prompter, SAN FRANCISCO. ' 95 J. K. STEWART R. STEWART STEWART PROS, DEALERS IN GROCERIES, PROVISIONS, WOOD, COAL, HAY AND GRAIN. Dwight Way Station, Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley, CaL ORDERS PROMPTLY ATTENDED TO. Office of Western Union Telegraph Co. Bailor, 2 t Bttfcfct. .196 SWISS CONFECTIONARY, Villiam_ J. K. Laage, Best Ice Cream Manufactured on the Coast. .MADE AND DELIVERED TO ALL PARTS OF THE CITY. Particular attention given to Orders for Families, Parties, Balls, and Lunches, at short notice and on reasonable terms. 41 6 Twelfth Street, Oakland. BOWEN CO Wholesale and Retail Grocers, 400, Twelfth Street, Oakland, IMPORTERS AND DEALERS IN WOODEN WARE, TIN WARE, BASKET WARE, AGATE IRON WARE. BRUSHES, DUSTERS, ETC., ETCi French Clarets and Champagnes, California Table Wines a Specialty. The Largest and Most Complete Stock of Merchandise in Alameda County. Offered on terms acceptable to purchasers. Condiments, Pate ' s, and Table Delicacies from all renowned purveyors of the orient. AMERICAN CANNED MEATS, FISH AND FOWL. Orders taken at Residence and Delivered in Berkeley semi-weekly Communications by Mail receive prompt attention. BOWEN CO. 400, Twelfth STREET, COR. FRANKLIN. ALPHA DINING ROOMS AND GOLDEN SHEAF BAKERY, Nearly opposite R. It. Station , BERKELEY. The Right place for Right Accommodations in Board or Lodging at Right Prices. J. G. WRIGHT, Proprietor. HAVE YOUR SHIRTS MADE TO ORDER. We will make you a good one for $1.50. Unlaundried Shirts, our Own Make, $i. C. H, 5MITH, Dealer in Men ' s Furnishing Goods, 954 Broadway, Oakland N. 0AUUEN0ERG, MUSIC FURNISHED, FOR BALLS OR PRIVATE PARTIES WITH LARGE OR SMALL ORCHESTRA. Residence, 711 California Street, San Francisco. Orders left at Gray ' s Music Store, No. 206 Post St., will receive prompt attention. Cunard Line. ESTABLISHED 1840. iTtucrpooI. Hlctu Jork an ft Boston, CALLING AT CORK HARBOR. Sailing from JVew York every Wednesday. Sailing from Boston every Saturday. RATES OF PASSAGE. Cabin $60, $80 and $100 according to accommodation. Steerage at Lower Rates. For further information apply to VERNON H. BROWN CO. 4 BOWLING GREEN, NEW YORK, or to P. H. DUVERNET, 99 STATE STREET, BOSTON. OCCIDENTAL RE8TAURANT, 387 Bush Street, San Francisco. SPECIAL ATTENTION CALLED TO BANQUETS. Private Rooms up-stairs. Open till i o ' clock. PIERRE KLEIN, Proprietor. 100 St. Snu Htlnteo. (TnL A SCHOOU FOR BOYS, UNDER MIUTARY DISCIPUN, The buildings are all heated by steam, and have been built with every view to the health and comfort of the pupils. The number of pupils is limited. For Catalogue address. 201 CALIFORNIA furniture Mf g Ko 220 to 226 Bush Street, BACON ' S Palace of Sweets, 965 Broadway, Oakland. Confections NOUAN BROS, THE LEADING SHOE HOUSE, sou rsroK 8 I 2 8 I 4 Market St. E. C. HURT ' S FINE SHOES, Burt Mears ' Men ' s Shoes. PHELAN BUILDING, C. Benkert Son ' s Men ' s Shoes. San Francisco. 202 CALIFORNIA MILITARY ACADEMY, , (Cal. A FIRST-CLASS MILITARY BOARDING SCHOOL FOR BOYS Thorough Instruction. Excellent Accommodations. Academic and Preparatory Departments. NEXT TERM BEQIXS JULY 18, 1884. COU W, H, 0 ' 0RIN, Principal JOSEPH CO. 206 KEARNY STREET, S. F. A Strictly Merchant Tailoring Establishment, Having a New and Well-Selected Stock of the FINEST IM- PORTED and DOMESTIC GOODS and as we employ only the BEST CUTTERS and TAILORS, we guarantee the best work and the finest fit, superior to that of any other house in the City, and at the most reasonable terms. Particular Attention will be given to the making of Uniforms. 203 J, P, COATS ' SIX-CORD, SOFT FINISH SPOOL COTTON This Standard Thread is made EXPRESSLY FOR SEWING MACHINES The superior quality of the cotton used, careful COMBING of the long silk-like fibres, the uniformity of the twist and extremely rigid in- spection exercised at EVERY stage of the manufacture, render this favorite thread perfectly uniform, continuous, and unvarying in strength and quality. As each spool number should stand for different yarn number, the series from No. 8 to 200 should represent an accurately graduated scale. Consumers, appreciating the importance of this fact, know that they have in this standard thread the most truthful series of numbers from which to make their own selection of size and strength, without regard to compet- itive numbers. Owners of Sewing Machines have discovered that their OWN GOOD JUDGMENT is the BEST guide to a proper selection of spool cotton. Staple colors, as well as fashionable colors of the most delicate hues, kept constantly in stock, and special shades dyed at short notice. For Sale by all Dealers in Dry Goods. 204. R. ROEMER C. ROEMER VIENNA MODEL BAKERY 205 Kearny St. SAN FRANCISCO, CAL. Dinner and Banquets served in the best manner and at reasonable prices jos, FIGEU ClotMer and Merchant Tailor, Furnishing Goods, Valises, Etc. No. 2 1 1 Montgomery St. Russ HOUSE BLOCK. SAN FRANCISCO. MEYER WALKER, 908 Market Street, S. F. MERCHANT TAIUOR5, PERFECT FIT GUARANTEED. Constantly on Hand, a Full Assortment of lien ' s k Boys ' Clothing k Furnishing Goods, k Foreign k Domestic Goods, PROMPT ATTENTION PAID TO ORDERS. 205 Lamonte, Wilbur Garabrant, DEALERS IN FANCY 8TAPU GROCRIS, 475 Eleventh Street, Bet. Broadway and Washington, Oakland ANDREW J. McGovERN JAS. CAHILL McGovern Cahill, DEALERS IN CARPETS, OIL CLOTHS, FRENCH AND AMERICAN PAPER HANGINGS, WINDOW SHADES, ETC. 1157 BROADWAY, Oakland. 206 W. K. VANDEKSLICE ESTABLISHED 1858 KENNETH MELROSE W, K, VANDERSLICE CO, GOLD AND SILVER SMITHS, SIUVRWARE, DIAMONDS, WATCHES and JEWELRY, 136 Sutler Street, below Kearny, SAN FRANCISCO. Class-pins and Fraternity Badges a specialty. MACKIN ' S AND BILLIARD PARLORS- GOOD MEALS AT REASONABLE RATES. JOHN M ACKIN. Proprietor. CHOATE STREET, opp. the Post Office, at Terminus of Dummy Road. HEADQUARTERS FOR MOUNTAIN FRUIT. PORTER BROS. CO. WHOLESALE AND RETAIL Dealers, 462 Eleventh Street, Oakland. Agents for British Queen Strawberries 0RADUY RUUOFSON NEW ENTRANCE 14 Dupont Street, Over City of Paris, BET. MARKET AND GEARY STS. SAN FRANCISCO. Gold Medals awarded over all competitors. Special rates to University Students. HOPKINS ' ACADEMY, OAKLAND, CAL. (Near Telegraph Avenue and 34th Street.) REV. H. E. JEWETT, PRINCIPAL. The next Term begins on Tuesday, July 29th, 1884. Send for Catalogue. 208 THE OAKLAND HOME muun OF THE CITY OF OAKLAND, CAL. Cash Capital, $200,000.00 Total Assets, January ist, 1884, 1303,862.07 WM. P. JONES, President. WM. F. BLOOD, Secretary. J. S. EMERY, Vice-President. L. B. EDWARDS, Gen ' l Agent. DIRECTORS. C. O. Brififham John Crellin W. P. Tones J. S. Emery Chas. L. Watson M. H. Eastman Egbert Judson C. Twombly F. K. Shattuck V. D. Moody Jno. Everding Principal Office, Company ' s Building, N. W. cor. Washington and Ninth Sts., Oakland San Francisco Department, 421 California Street. FRED. T. HOYT, Manager. THE NEW BOOK STOR Bookbuyers will find it to their advantage to call at the New Book Store, where they will always find an interesting stock of NEW and ANTIQUARIAN BOOKS. All orders receive carefnl and intelligent attention., RARE BOOKS searched for and reported. NEW BOOKS from the East daily. ANTIQUARIAN BOOKS received from London monthly. DOXEY CO. Department of JAMES T. WHITE CO. 23 Dupont Street, S. F. 209 INDEX TO ADVERTISEMENTS, ASSAYER. Thos. Price 105 ASSAYERS ' MATERIALS. Jno. Taylor Co. i QI BOOKS. James T. White Co 209 BOOTS SHOES. Kast... Nolan Bros. 183 Blum ...... Ballenberg BRASS BANDS. 195 ...108 BUSINESS COLLEGE. Heald ' s ................................. !8 CARRIAGES. Studebaker Bros ......................... X 8 7 COATS ' SPOOL COTTON. J. P. Coats ............................ 204 CONFECTIONER. Bacon .................................. 202 EXPRESS. Johnson ' s ............................... !8 7 FLOUR MILL. Wheelan ................................ : 8 2 FRUIT VEGETABLES. Porter Bros .............................. 207 FURNISHING GOODS. J. W. Carmany .......................... I77 Ross Bros ................... !8 Keller ...................... " . ' . ' . ' . ' . ' . ' . ' . ' . ' . ' . ' 195 Smith ................................... I9 8 FURNITURE CARPETS. Cal. Furniture Co ........................ 202 McGovern Cahill ......... ........ ' . ' . ' . ' . ' . 206 GROCERS. Weinstock Lubin ...................... I77 Stewart Bros ..................... _ ___ I7 6 Bowen Co ............................. I97 Lamonte, Wilbur Garabrant ............ 206 GUNS. E.T.Allen .............................. l8 i HATS. Herrmann Co ......................... I7 6 Stack Si La Combe .................... . . 180 HOTELS. Arlington ..................... T 88 Alpha Block .......................... ;;; I9 s INSTRUMENTS DRAWING MATERIALS. Denny Co ............................. I79 INSURANCE CO. Oakland Home 209 JERSEYS SWIMMING SUITS. J. J. Pfister I90 JEWELERS. L. Braverman Co John Levy . . Tiffany..! ' . ' . ' . ' . ' . ' . ' . ' , Vauderslice Co. . . 175 .185 .192 ,20 7 MEAT MARKET. S. Fischel Co... 182 MUSIC STORE. Kohler Chase... 1 86 PRINTERS. Dodge Bros PENS. Joseph Gillott PHOTOGRAPHERS. Taber Imperial Bradley Rulofson RESTAURANTS. Maison Doree Swiss Confectionery , Occidental Vienna Model Bakery Mackin . . . ,178 .194 .208 .187 .197 .199 .205 .20 7 SCHOOLS. Wright Janvier St. Matthew ' s Hall 200, Cal. Military Academy H opkins Academy SCHOOL SUPPLIES. Nat. School Supply Bureau SMELTING WORKS. Selby SOAP. Standard Soap Co S. S. LINE. Cunard . . . 182 20 1 203 188 187 206 196 TAILORS. Jno. Reid . . Nordwell Thos. Williams Joseph Co Jos. Figel Meyer Walker N icolaus Thorson TOBACCO. Allen Ginter Wm. S. Kimball . . WEBSTER ' S DICTIONARY. G. C. Merriaiti. . . WOOD COAL. E. Cormick P. A. McDonald . . .176 .184 I 9 I , .203 .205 ,205 .196 .189 .194 ,186 .11 191 2IG

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