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GOLD M ' THE PUBLISHED BY THE JUNIOR CLASS OFTHE VNIVERSITYoF CALIFORNIA A.D.MDCCCXCIX STUART 0. MASTERS, Editor GEORGE O. BREHM, Manager EDITORIAL 5TOIT frank V. AitKen Evelyn K. Aronson Harold C. Bradley Percival Dolman Alice E. Duffy Bessie L Trench Alice Humphreys Eleanor I. Lava I lee J. Robert Moulthrop Harrison S. Robinson Ray W. Simonds Minnie R. Wilson BUSINESS STAEE Purle E. Bottomes Archilxild J. Cloud Roy E. Dickerson Richard S. Hose I tine Mathilda L McCulloch Jesse V. Mendenhall Clinton E. Miller Irwin J. Muma l?oland L Oliver Carle ton H. ParKer Clarence E. Schmitt Norman E. Smith Oscar Wolf Press of Louis Roesch Company San Francisco PREFACE. I HE BLUE AND GOLD of the Century Class has had one ideal: to stand as a souvenir of the year just gone, this year, so remarkable in many memorable events. And it is with pride that we can record, in this twelve-month, the patriotism of four score of our brother College-men, that we can point to the most decisive victories ever won by our athletic teams, that we can note the sure, strong uniting of College interests and College men, and, that we can announce the first successful steps taken in the great architectural plan for our New University. If we have dwelt long on these marked features of the past year, it is because their prominence demands, or should demand, such notice. With these topics to emphasize and the whole, varied field of our College life to represent, we have tried faithfully to chronicle University of California under- graduate life. And our first aim has been to throw over it all a strong local color, to make the volume depict our own College and our own times. The Art Work, while not reaching the mark we had hoped for, is, we believe, a long stride in the right direction. We have clung tenaciously to home talent- Our illustrations have been carefully designed by Berkeley artists, and we have avoided professional work, except in one or two isolated cases, where innovations in color work have necessitated such departure. Besides these, we have secured complimentary drawings from many other sources, friends and alumni, who have gladly assisted us in adding beauty, as well as strength and variety, to these pages. Our statistics have been a peculiar source of worry to us. And it may be best not to commit ourselves by stating our standards, for none realize more keenly than we how far short we have fallen from our original purpose. But, for the guidance of those who may criticise our spirit of innovation, we shall briefly outline our ideals. The BLUE AND GOLD should chronicle the life of the College, the work of the organizations and societies for the past year. And the history should be interesting and entertaining, and should be comprehensive and complete. Too often the statis- tics are merely dry lists of names, valueless, save for casual reference. We have broken violently away from this traditional mode of treatment and perhaps have flown to the other extreme. The long lists of names, that cumbered the book in the past, have been omitted and the space occupied by reading matter that can find no place in the College Register. We have striven to infuse into the statistics a life and originality that will make them readable. We have tried to represent all the phases of life in this great University of ours, and to hand to the college world a book that represents us thoroughly. You are to decide whether we have succeeded. poness monument,! f- oce Salient Points in Retrospect. tOM the first year of our statehood the word University was familiar to many Californians. The Constitutional Convention of 1849 charged the Legislature to care for a permanent fund for the support of a University. Such a fund was soon to be in hand, as in 1853 Con- gress granted the State certain sections of land for that purpose. In 1862 came the much greater Federal offer of the Morrill Act. This Congres- sional donation was formally accepted by the State in 1864. In 1866 an Act was passed " to establish an Agricultural, Mining and Mechanical Arts College. " The Directors named located it in Alameda County, in 1867. In that year this plan was modified by the action of the College of California, an institution chartered in 1855 and opened in 1860. This College had buildings and grounds in Oakland, but had already acquired an ideal site at Berkeley. The Trustees now proposed to disincorporate and to turn over the property and good will of the College to a broader University. They stipulated only that " a College of Mines, a College of Civil Engineering, a College of Mechanics, a College of Agriculture and an Academical College, " all of the same grade as corresponding eastern colleges, should be included in the new University. The site thus trans- ferred is the University site now so highly prized. In procuring the union of these various interests, Governor Low was active in cooperating with the College Trustees. The " Act to create and organize the University of California " was introduced by Hon. John W. Dwinelle. It was approved March 23, 1868, by Governor Henry H. Haight. Instruction in the University began on the old College premises at Oakland, in the autumn of 1869. In 1873 the classes were transferred to Berkeley, where two buildings (South and North Halls) had been erected by a State appro- priation. For this appropriation the University was largely indebted to Hon. Edward Tompkins, a Regent, who was a member of the State Senate. Before his untimely death, he gave a foundation for the Agassiz Chair of Oriental Languages and Literatures. This was an example too seldom followed. The D. 0. Mills Professor- ship of Philosophy stands alone as an additional full endowment for instruction. The lamented Harold Whiting left to the University $20,000 for the promotion of his favorite studies. Dr. Henry Durant was our first President, the man who laid the foundations for the older College of California. President D. C. Oilman ' s incumbency was all too brief, as he was lured away in 1875, to begin his unique service at Baltimore in shaping the Johns Hopkins University. Dr. John LeConte came next, who as the first appointed Professor had been called to direct the first year ' s work of the University. The earliest donations for buildings came from Henry D. Bacon and A. K. P. Harmon. The first, conditioned on a State appropriation, secured the present Library building ; the second, the indispensable Gymnasium. The valuable Pioche collection was early given to the Library, and Michael Reese gave our single but very substantial endowment for the purchase of books. Many donors have since appeared on our Library list, of whom we mention Mrs. Sarah P. Walsworth, Mrs. Mary A. Avery, J. K. Moffitt, C. P. Huntington, Louis Sloss, and by bequest Professor Geo. M. Richardson. Mrs. Emilia F. Ashburner gave in 1889 a $1500 tower clock for the Library building. It is to be noted that co-education was introduced into the University as early as the autumn of 1870, without opposition, by a very conservative Board of Regents. It seemed the only sensible course to take, in a state so far removed from eastern institutions established for young women. The next Constitutional Convention took care to make this privilege secure to the daughters of the State. In speaking of the University, we mean more than the central Academic Colleges at Berkeley. One integral department is at Mt. Hamilton, two in San Francisco. In that City are also four affiliated departments, each with its own board of direction. In 1873, the Toland Medical College, established in San Francisco by Dr. H. H. Toland, became the Medical Department of the University. In 1881 the Regents organized the College of Dentistry. Another integral department of the University is carried on at the Lick Observatory, created by the bequest of James Lick in 1875. The Observatory, with a small staff of astronomers, has done much brilliant work, and stands among the foremost in reputation. The fine reflecting telescope, given in 1895 by Edward Crossley of Halifax, England, is proving a very valuable addition to the working power of the Observatory. It was a notable expression of the international comity of scientific men. Of the less closely connected departments of the University, the College of Pharmacy was affiliated in 1873. The Law Department was founded by Judge S. C. Hastings in 1878. In 1892 the San Francisco Polyclinic became the Post-Graduate Medical Department. The California Veterinary College was incorporated and affiliated in 1894. The Mark Hopkins Institute of Art grew out of the San Francisco Art Asso- ciation, organized in 1871, and the California School of Design, founded December 29, 1872. In 1893 Edward F. Searles, of Methuen, Mass., deeded to the Regents the fine Hopkins home on California street " for the exclusive uses and purposes of instruction in and illustration of the Fine Arts, Music, and Literature. " The property was to be forever known as the " Mark Hopkins Institute of Art. " In 1879 the University bore a successful test of the loyalty of the people to their highest educational institution. A Constitutional Convention had been called, whose composition reached down to the heart of the community ; and by its action the University was more securely intrenched than ever before. Article IX, Section 9, of the new Constitution declared the University " a public trust, " whose organi- zation and government were to be " perpetually continued in their existing form. " Regents Winans, Martin and Hager were members of the Convention. Our single alumnus, J. Richard Freud, did yeoman ' s service for his alma mater. In 1887 the Legislature passed the Vrooman Act, granting the University a continuing tax of one cent on every hundred dollars of the Assessors ' lists. The students at Berkeley then numbered about 300. This action was in line with that of certain other states, and was of supreme importance. It enabled the University to provide for its most pressing wants without depending on the fortunes of a biennial appeal. It was also a precedent for the Act of 1897, by which another cent was unanimously granted, after the student body at Berkeley had grown to 1500. These two subsidies have made possible a steady and healthful growth, but have not enabled us to keep pace with the actual increase in numbers and the calls for new lines of expansion. The State has been a good mother to its University. Yet for the ten years ending July 1, 1898, the foster mother, the United States, furnished 46 per cent, of the University ' s income, the State 44 per cent. Private benefactions furnished 8.6 per cent., incidentals the remaining 1.4. In 1895 the State appropriated $250,000 for the erection of new buildings in San Francisco, for the group of professional colleges. There was no provision for a site, but this need was generously met by a donation from Hon. Adolph Sutro. The buildings have been completed, and the two largest are already occupied. Of the more quiet forces contributing to the University ' s growth, we may put in the foreground the system of accrediting the high schools. It began in 1884, with a little nucleus of the nearest schools, and slowly extended to the farthest towns in the State. Over a hundred schools are now applying for this recognition, and the relation has been helpful alike to the high schools and to the University. The last few years have brought a fresh and powerful impulse from feminine hands. Mrs. Phebe A. Hearst had established in 1891 eight three-hundred-dollar scholarships for young women. Earlier still she had made valuable gifts to the Lick Observatory. In 1896 she became responsible for the expense of a new architectural plan, to be open to competitors in various countries, for the permanent deve lopment of the University site. The project was received with much interest, and more than one hundred entries were made last autumn, at Antwerp. The international jury selected eleven of these to form the basis of a second compe- tition. The architects represented in these plans were all to visit Berkeley, at Mrs. Hearst ' s expense ; and we have seen them already traversing every rod of the University grounds. This historical sketch properly includes a promise from the same gracious lady, to begin the series of new buildings provided for in the large architectural plan. Such a purpose antedated the offer of the plan and seemed to make it necessary. Our architecture thus far had been hap-hazard and highly unsatisfactory. Another generous benefactress appeared in 1898, in connection with the new College of Commerce, just established by the Regents. Miss Cora Jane Flood has given for its benefit the fine property at Menlo Park, which was owned by her father. Its value to the University will be enhanced in future years. The State scholarships established by the Regents twenty-eight in number, each of the value of $125 have been matched by the generosity of Levi Strauss, who duplicated the amount. One benefaction well deserves mention, of a building outside the University lines. Stiles ' Hall, erected by Mrs. A. J. Stiles, in memory of her husband, is under the care of the University Y. M. C. A., and is not owned by the University ; but it has served many important uses of the students, to whom it has been freely thrown open. On non-collegiate lines we must not omit the bequest of J. Clute Wilmerding for an Industrial School. The bequest became available in 1896, and a site for the school was secured in San Francisco in 1898. Director Everett Schwartz is now on the ground, and the school is to open next autumn. Many minor gifts have all along been received from donors whose names are crowded out of this bird ' s-eye view. The University is strong in its multitude of appreciative friends, chief among whom are the lengthening lines of those who have received instruction in its halls. MAKTIN KELLOGG. H. H. TOLAXI LEVI STRAUSS A. K. P. HARMON JAMES LICK MRS. PHEBE HEAKST J. C. WILMERIIIM, OUR BENEFACTORS S. C. HASTINf.s D. O. MILLS H. D. BACON PROFESSOR JOSEPH LE CONTE The University in the World of Scholarship. is difficult for one who is himself a member of a university to estimate correctly its relation to the outside world of letters and scholarship. Familiarity sometimes breeds a lack of appreciation of the valuable work of an associate which is, perhaps, known and esteemed a thousand miles away. And, on the other hand, there is danger of the opposite error of overestimating the worth of men and things with which we are intimately acquainted. Moreover, our own University now includes so many departments that it is almost impossible for one man to be familiar with them all. I must, therefore, begin by asking indulgence for all oversight and omissions. I can only touch upon a few aspects of the subject, and speak of the facts with which I happen to be acquainted, leaving it to others, who have wider information, to fill up the inevitable gaps. The scholarly standing of a university to-day depends largely upon the repu- tation of its professors (often based upon their published writings), the scope and thoroughness of its graduate instruction, and the number of its graduates who win recognition as scholars or writers. I shall endeavor to glance at the position of our University in each of these directions, trying to preserve a standpoint as purely objective as possible. I shall say but little, however, of the first topic named. The scholarly repu- tation of our faculty is too vital a question, and one upon which it is too difficult to judge at short range, for me to handle with propriety. But we know that we have at least a few names upon our roll which are familiar to the whole world of scholars, and which the country at large, as well as our own community, delights to honor. Some of the best-known men upon the list have so far published but little, and yet, as my eye passes down the line, I am reminded that we are not deficient even in mere book-making. My own knowledge is here undoubtedly incom- plete, but I am myself acquainted with standard text-books, or other works of solid value, which bear upon their title-pages the names of President Kellogg, Professors Le Conte, Hilgard, Moses, Stringham, Putzker, Howison, Gayley, Bradley, Setchell, Edwards, Flagg, Campbell, Plehn, Margolis and Syle. And if we should consider not merely books, but pamphlets, monographs, review-articles and contributions, to the transactions of learned societies, which may often mean quite as much as books for the building up of scholarly reputation, the list would become a very long one, as may be seen by consulting the bibliographical notes in the President ' s biennial reports. I think we may safely affirm that our University ranks among the first eight or ten in the United States, when judged upon the basis of its tangible contributions to the thought and scholarship of the world. As regards the scope and thoroughness of graduate instruction, our situation is not unsatisfactory. In number of graduate students we rank perhaps seventh or eighth among the universities, and the growth has been very rapid during the past four years. Our graduate work is generously recognized at the best uni- versities in the East, and students who go from us to those institutions are given full credit for the work done here. But this is the bright side, and there is still much room for improvement. Our graduate work is much hampered by the fact that very many of our best students are obliged to carry on their studies while engaged in teach- ing, or in some other occupation for self-support. This outside work consumes their energies and prevents that complete absorbtion in study which is so essential to the highest success. Harvard, Yale, Columbia, Johns Hopkins, Cornell, and Chicago are all well provided with graduate fellowships, which are given to ambitious students purely on the ground of scholarly promise, and these are a means of attracting to those institutions the ablest and most energetic students. Until the University of California is similarly endowed, we cannot hope to compete on equal terms with our eastern rivals. A gift of two hundred thousand dollars for the establishment of twenty fellowships would do more to build up the graduate , work, and so the scholarly reputation, of our University than any other use to which a similar amount of money could be put. Along with our lack of fellowships must be mentioned the inadequacy of our library. Seventy-five thousand volumes, well-chosen though they are, seem insig- nificant in comparison with the hundreds of thousands in the libraries of Harvard, Yale, and Chicago. Harvard expends at least twenty thousand dollars annually for books. We have barely three thousand. The library is the heart of the University, and here, too, the slender funds which our Regents have at their disposal must be eked out by private gifts. The limits of my space will allow me to touch but very briefly upon the interesting topic which remains. It must suffice to say that the number of our graduates who enter upon careers of scholarship is constantly growing, and the recognition which many of them have obtained is more than we could expect, when we remember that the oldest of our alumni have hardly yet reached their full maturity. In the single department of Philosophy, for example, Professor Royce of Harvard, Professor Mezes of Texas, Professor Bakewell of Bryn Mawr, Professor McGilvary (soon to be) of Cornell, all hold degrees from this University, and all, except Professor Royce, received most of their philosophical training here. Nor is it our philosophers alone who have received recognition abroad, as the names of Stanford ' s chemist, Professor Stillman (of our class of ' 74), Professor Adolph C. Miller ( ' 87), of the University of Chicago, and many others, will testify. Meantime much of the best scholarly ability of our graduates has been employed at home, almost forty of the professors and instructors at Berkeley being them- selves alumni. To conclude this very inadequate sketch, I will express what I believe is the feeling of every loyal member of the University. While we are not ashamed of the position which our University has already attained, and while we believe that no other American university, save Johns Hopkins and Cornell, can show a record for its first thirty years which approaches ours in brilliancy, still we are far from satisfied. But we hope that at least solid foundations have been laid, and that in the era of expansion which seems to lie before us, the scholarly reputation of the University may keep pace with its fame for beauty of situation and splendor of architecture. EDWARD BULL CLAPP. Chicago and Stanford, fortunately for this statement, are not yet thirty years old. 10 University Spirit. University is not merely a group of buildings, present or to come, on a certain beautiful spot opposite the Golden Gate. Nor is it wholly a mechanism made up of offices, statutes, curricula, class combinations and other forms for work and play and suffering. We i do not get beyond an outside view even by thinking of it as an aggre- gate of men and women, or as the sum-total of their activities. In order to know what the University of California really is, we need to regard it as a system of ideas that we university people are thi nking more or less clearly, coherently and unanimously, which we are converting, each in his own way, into motives, ideals, and aspirations, and which we are daily embodying with varying degrees of success in our conduct, and in the products of our brains and hands. In a very real sense then the University has existence here and now only in and through the common or social thinking, feeling, willing, that result from the action and reaction of mind upon mind within our own particular university community. Without at least one student and one professor the University would cease to exist. It is, accordingly, not simply a figure of speech when we ascribe personality to the University and speak of a university spirit. Obviously, too, as long as this university spirit is true to itself it is always at one with the high interests to which it owes its existence. Puerilities are not one of its manifestations ; though ever youthful, it is a grown-up spirit. It is not a spirit of license ; the University points to self-control as the corner-stone of liberty. It is not snobbish ; the University makes fine manhood and womanhood the sole criterion of worth. It excludes study for revenue only, because such study is antagonistic to the search after truth and the up-building of character. That the wretch who spreads lies or unverified rumor as university news has no share in this spirit is patent without argument, howl he ever so loudly at a foot-ball game. It is a corporate spirit involving loyalty, service, self-sacrifice, and reaching outward far beyond the pale of the University. It is as wide as humanity, for, as a university, we know nothing of political divisions, or of race, or station, or sex. The truest patriotism enters into it, for as an American university our country ' s welfare is our own. The feeling of oneness with our whole State is inseparable from it, for, as the University of Cali- fornia, our loftiest ambition can only be to incarnate the higher life of the State in our teaching, our study, and our actions, and to minister to that life so uplift- ingly and so abundantly as to make our land of sunshine a province of the kingdom of reason and righteousness. But, as already intimated, the ethical ideals of the University are rational and the in-dwelling university spirit is a rational spirit. Unless a rooter ' s mouth-piece is connected somewhere and somehow with a thinking head-piece there is nothing to prevent his exhibiting equal enthusiasm in defacing or destroying State property. Divorced from a sense of discrimination, the university spirit turns into a blind demon of mischief, as in the case of the university man, who, with the most loyal 11 intentions, is always trying to boom his university without knowing what he is booming, what he ought to boom, to what end he is booming, and who feels very sad perhaps because his university pours out showers of blessing without stage thunder and lightning for the gallery gods of the world. Rational and discriminating, the university spirit is guided by the historic sense which no genuine university student is without. As university men and women we are aware of the past in the present; we are conscious, dimly though it be, of walking in the ways of predecessors. From the acts of the Regents to the first uncertain steps of a freshman, from the ceremonies of matriculation to the sym- bolic rites of Class Day, nowhere does tradition entirely release its hold ; nowhere is there a safe path to the new except through the old. Until a certain well- known structure shall possess the inherited emotional value a Yale man associates with his fence, we shall always in the depths of our hearts prefer to sit on some- thing else. We realize, too, that this continuity of life is our very own. The University of California is not Harvard, nor Yale, nor Michigan. Neither is it an applied definition. It came into existence with an individuality of its own, acquired a strength of its own, and slowly matured a character of its own, and all this in and through a vital union with a commonwealth of its own, a union so vital that without it neither University nor State can attain to full stature. Our past, our present, our future, all are indissolubly connected with what our State is, has been, and will be. It is from this point of view we need to catch a glimpse of ourselves if our university spirit is to have any meaning and purposeful direction. And a professor from elsewhere must do more than catch a glimpse. As long as he thinks, and feels, and talks, and acts like an alien his usefulness is sadly impaired, no matter how yellow his jacket or how gorgeous his feathers. We cannot, however, know ourselves as a collective personality with a soul of our own, without realizing that our faces are set toward a goal common to other universities, although the paths leading thither differ and will differ as long as men and communities are not alike. One university may lay special stress on training " those that are born men to that which is human " ; another may make the distribution of the inherited treasures of knowledge its chief function; a third may aim chiefly at teaching how to get at the truth and how to add to it, still, according to the best that has been thought and said concerning universities, each is only emphasizing one aspect of the same organized university idea, and perhaps must do so if it is to be true to its day and generation. To be instructed by that idea is therefore as essential to the university spirit as knowledge of what citizenship means is to the civic spirit. The very name that we bear should always make it impossible for us to follow every new tin horn that toots among us or to go through the motions of university men and women in stupid, provincial self-satisfaction. To strive for clear and coherent university ideas is one of the duties we owe to ourselves as individuals and as citizens of our University, of our country, and of the world. For this end the California Union was founded. As was recently suggested, something similar to the Oxford Union wtiuld doubtless advance us in the same direction if wisely adapted to our conditions. The good services rendered by our university papers and maga- 12 zines might be augmented by courses of lectures on the rise and progress of universities, and especially on the history of our own University and State. More- over, is it merely a fond dream that the day will come when there will be not only fraternity conventions and meetings of university presidents, but also con- gresses of students and faculties combined into one grand whole of co-workers in the same noble cause ? Winning our way steadily upward toward the highlands of personal and social ethics, discerning with ever increasing clearness of vision what we have been, are, and ought to be as the University of California, we shall gradually give to our university spirit something of the purposeful self-activity, creative self-determina- tion, and calm self-mastery, that are the marks of a mature, unified, forceful personality. That every member of our university community should ever reach this stage of social self-consciousness is of course not to be expected. Freshmen and Sophomores are doing well if they " sit up and take notice " of the atmosphere they breathe. Not every one can be a university expert; and the qualities for leadership in thought or action the gods have seen fit to reserve for a few. But there is a vast difference between a university despotism and a republic of university minds. Only the latter conception is worthy of university men and women. This alone is in keeping with the larger civic life of which we are a part. This alone will fit graduates of state universities for the leadership which the passing of the political hegemony from the East to the West will inevitably thrust upon them. This alone can help us to realize that greater university we are hoping and striving for, a university so great as to make even the architectural glory that is to be ours an inadequate symbol of our university spirit. ALEXIS F. LAXGE. -. The University as a Part of the Public School System. jpHERE is nothing which more sharply distinguishes American educational Q) systems from those of Europe than the close connection which is here maintained between the Universities and the " people ' s schools, " or schools of elementary grade. In fact, many of our universities are " people ' s schools " in the best sense of the term. And there is, I think, no part of our land where the several grades of schools are more closely in touch one with another, from the lowest to the highest, than in this State of California. This community of educational interests manifests itself in some curious ways. We find children in the grammar grades who have figured out the class in which they may hope to graduate from the University, and who add accordingly, it may be, " ' 08 " to their names. We hear the senior year in college spoken of as the sixteenth grade of the public school course. High school pupils not infre- quently develop into strong partisans of this or that university, and may be seen on the day of the annual foot-ball game wearing blue-and-gold or cardinal with all the loyalty of a full-fledged collegian. The accrediting system, which began in a voluntary relation between the University and the high schools, has extended itself in several directions. In some counties, pupils who have completed the course of certain " accredited " grammar schools are admitted to the high schools without examination. A county high school is found to occupy a position, with reference to the grammar schools, somewhat analogous to that in which the University stands with reference to the high schools. I do not think it will be possible in the future to write any adequate history of civilization in California without taking some account of this intimate connection which has grown up between the several parts of our system of public instruc- tion. Professor George H. Cliif, the historian of the Central High School of Phila- delphia, has said of that school that one of the most important results of its establishment was the influence which it exerted upon the other schools of the city. It led to the general elevation of the standard of instruction in the grammar schools. It stimulated the pupils in those schools. " Prior to the establishment of the High School, " he says, " the other schools of the city often suffered from lack of pupils ; and up to 1837, the year in which the High School was founded, the largest number of pupils in the public schools was about 7,000. By the end of 1843, however, not only were all the schools filled, but there were many candi- dates awaiting admission, while the number in attendance had risen to nearly 35,000. " Other writers have noticed similar advantages arising from a close connection between the lower schools and higher institutions established as a part of the same system. It has an invigorating effect upon all the lower grades of instruction to have the system of which they form a part lead up to the higher learning, with no absolute limit to progress at any point. In fact, the elementary schools do not fully come into their own until in some way or other a clear path is opened up from them into the boundless fields of human culture and learning. It 14 r is by becoming in some sense participants in the academic freedom of the universities that the lower schools may hope to offer real education to the children of the people. So I think it is not too much to say that the advantage which the lower schools derive from the University is of itself sufficient warrant for every cent of expenditure which the State of California has devoted to the support of its University, even if no other return had been realized. It is a significant fact that the University and the high schools of the State have inter-acted in a very marked degree during recent years. The very rapid increase in attendance at the University during these years has been noted many times. Parallel with that growth there has appeared a great increase in the high school attendance of this State. It is reasonably certain that neither one of these changes has been simply the cause nor simply the effect of the other, but each has been in a measure both cause and effect. In 1890 there were but twenty-four high schools in the State. The next year a strong high school measure was passed by the State Legislature, and the number of high schools promptly rose to thirty- seven, with an attendance of 6,345 pupils. By 1896 there were ninety-eight high schools, with an attendance of 10,362 pupils. The number of high schools is now about one hundred twenty, and the attendance will probably aggregate over 12,000. In 1891, 2.76 per cent, of the school enrollment of the State was in the high schools ; five years later the percentage had risen to 3.99. It appears, then, that while the attendance in the University has been rapidly expanding, the attendance at the high schools has not only shown a great absolute increase, but its ratio to the enrollment in the elementary schools has bounded upward, increasing nearly one-half in the short space of five years. This ratio in the schools of Wisconsin for the year 18% was 3.35 ; in New Jersey, a little over 4.00 ; in Massachusetts, 7.90. The standard of instruction in our high schools has been advancing. Large numbers of teachers are going out from this University to engage in high school instruction, and others of the best institutions of higher education in the land are largely represented in the teaching force of those schools. It is said to be difficult now for a teacher who has not had a college training to secure a high school position in this State. Our University recommended over one hundred of its graduates for the high school teacher ' s certificate last year. More and more of these from year to year are engaging in instruction in the elementary schools ; while those who are preparing to teach in high schools are in numerous instances rounding out their preparation by taking a course of graduate study leading to the master ' s degree. These are some of the ways in which our University is joining with the schools in the effort to make this Golden State as rich in spiritual goods as in material things a real home-land of all that is good and true and beautiful. ELMER E. BKOWX. The Professional Colleges. ) N 1873, the Trustees of Toland Medical College petitioned the Board of Regents to make the College a department of the University. The founder of the College, the late Dr. H. H. Toland, recognizing that the State is vitally interested in medical instruction, transferred to the University the college property and apparatus as an unconditioned gift. By resolution of the Board of Regents the College became an integral part of the University under the name of the Medical Department. The College of Dentistry and the Postgraduate Medical Department were estab- lished later by the Board of Regents upon the recommendation of the Medical Department. The Hopkins Institute of Art, the Colleges of Law, of Pharmacy, and of Veterinary Science are but loosely attached to the University, their management being entirely in the hands of separate Boards of Trustees. The maintenance of the Hastings College of the Law was made possible by the late Judge S. C. Hastings, who gave the State 100,000 dollars upon which the State pays an annual interest of seven per cent. In 1895, the professional departments entered upon a new era. An act of the State Legislature, appropriating 250,000 dollars for a group of buildings for the pro- fessional departments, was endorsed by his Excellency, James H. Budd, an alumnus of the University, then Governor of the State. As a site for these buildings, the late Adolph Sutro gave the Board of Regents thirteen acres south of the east end of Golden Gate Park. The Medical Department moved to its new quarters in November of last year, the College of Pharmacy a little later. It is expected that the Colleges of Law and of Dentistry will begin their next sessions in the new buildings. The Medical Department has the central building of the group, the College of Law being on the west, the Colleges of Dentistry and Pharmacy sharing the building on the east. In the rear is a building devoted to the Veterinary College. Connected with the central building is an auditorium with a seating capacity of 1200. In the Hastings College of the Law instruction is free. The maintenance of the other departments depends entirely upon fees paid by the students. The Board of Regents has never as yet devoted any part of the University ' s resources to the pro- fessional colleges. In the latter part of 1898, the Board of Regents granted the request of the Faculty of the Medical Department, that the status of the department be so changed that it should bear the same relation to the University as do the colleges at Berkeley. It is to be hoped that this action inaugurates a policy of recognizing all the pro- fessional colleges as cherished children of the University. Perhaps the Colleges of Medicine and of Law, instead of being viewed as things apart from the University, may become its crowning glories. A. A. D ' ANCONA. 16 The Planning of a University. HE rapid growth of the West and the spreading belief in higher edu- cation make it evident that in the near future large additions to the University of California will be necessary. Some three years ago the question arose as to the desirability of erecting such new buildings as the future should demand according to a general plan. Inquiry among representatives of older universities made it evident that the procuring of a general plan now would save trouble later. Mrs. Phebe A. Hearst, convinced of the wisdom of this course, offered to procure for the University a general plan which should serve as a guide for the future. To this end she established an international competition, assisted in the practical work by Messrs. Reinstein, Jones and Budd, acting as trustees. The program was arranged by Professor Guadet, aided by suggestions from many men, and the jury was chosen by an informal vote of the architects most esteemed by their colleagues. The judges represent as nearly as possible the various schools of architecture : Herr Dr. Paul Wallot, Monsieur J. L. Pascal, Mr. R. Norman Shaw, Mr. Walter Cook, and Regent Reinstein. At a meeting in Antwerp, last September, the jury unanimously approved eleven of the designs presented. The authors of the eleven designs were as follows: Messrs. Barbaud Bauhain, Mr. E. Benard, Prof. F. Bluntschli, Messrs. D. Despradelles Stephen Codman, Mr. Rudolph Dick, Mr. J. H. Freedlander, Messrs. G. Heraud W. C. Eickmuller, Messrs. Howard Cauldwell, Messrs. Howells, Stokes Hornbostel, Messrs. Lord, Hewlett Hull, and Mr. WTiitney Warren. The authors of the schemes were invited to visit the site of the University and to agree upon a final program among themselves. The jury will be able to choose a plan which is appropriate to the grounds, for the meeting for the final decision will be held at the Mark Hopkins Institute of Art in San Francisco. The idea of a general plan for the arrange- W ment of grounds and buildings is not new. The palaces of sovereigns were usually built after a prearranged plan, which provided for the accommodation of a great number of people, and for temples, gardens, great baths, statuary, etc. Almost any book on the history ' of architecture will give illustrations of such plans, as, for example: the plateau of Pergamus, the palaces, the baths and the forums of Rome and Pompeii. These compositions and surroundings were not necessarily built at one time, but the schemes of Vitruvius show that the architects at the time of the Romans were great planners and that the general scheme, although existing in part or by mrrnrTTT tr l.i.js " - .v 17 tradition, was put into order at some time. A much later composition is the dagger-shaped plan of St. Peter ' s, with the approaches and surroundings. If you examine the map of Rome in any guide-book, you will notice the point of the dagger at the castle of St. Angelo, the blade broadening to the guard formed by the two semi-circular colonnades flanking the entrance to the cathedral ; the church itself forms the hilt. The blade is, and always was, filled in with houses. The Borgo Nuovo shows very clearly the intention of the architect, but, for some reason, probably pecuniary, the work remained unfinished. This scheme, including the Vatican, was the most complete that was carried out after the end of the great constructing era of the Eastern Empire. Versailles and parts of Blois and Fontaine- bleau show the revival of the " great plan- ning, " as it was called. Louis XIV. and his architect, Mansard (nephew of the inventor of the mansard roof), evolved other schemes, some. of which are published. Fortunately for the archaeologist, they were unable to remodel as extensively as they desired. At present the French are scheming general plans on a larger scale than heretofore attempted. The PERGAMUS. MONS PALA1INUS. city of Paris itself is continually destroying old quarters and cutting new boulevards in accordance with a prearranged plan. It is to be understood that, in this article, " plan " means a design of a horizontal sec- tion through a building or buildings, show- ing the arrangement of all that is put upon the grounds, and " planning " is the art of making a plan. Owing to the complexity of modern demands, the plan has grown to be the all-absorbing study in architecture ; the elevation, once so important, has become an archaeological detail. The plans for the Paris Exposition in 1900 give an idea of the sort of problem the architect of to-day is called upon to solve. ST. PETER ' S. 18 Throughout the history of architecture, the plan has been growing more and more difficult, new problems presenting themselves, old ones becoming more complicated. Temples became cathedrals, coliseums theatres and forums office buildings, and, instead of a group of folding stools in the shade of the temple or the corner of the market place, is now the university with accommodations for thousands of students. The university is one of the most difficult and fascinating problems the modern architect has to solve, fascinating because of the great possibilities, difficult because it has not yet been satisfactorily solved and the architect has no historic precedent to give a clue to the solution. No one can come away from Oxford without feeling that he has been in the ideal place for study. The har- monious forms and quiet coloring, the absolute stillness and the atmosphere charged with historical associations what more could a student want? and yet one has only to imagine two thousand " fellows " scurrying for a train through the labyrinth of low passages and blind courts to realize that Oxford is a connecting link between the cell of the mediaeval monk student and the modern university. On the other hand, the new Sorbonne of Paris, though the courts are paved with the roofs of lecture rooms, is a model of convenience and clear circulation. One single arch of the large hall would encircle the university in Paris in which Petrarch and his colleagues slept obliged by the law to furnish their own straw! If the Sorbonne had not adopted the mediaeval 20xl35-foot-lot-inside-the-walls- tenement system of several stories, it would probably stand, or rather serve as a remodelable mass, as long as there is a university to use it. As it is, the enormous edifice is already too small. Being built in three stories, no department can be modified without detriment to those below or above, even if there were room to spread laterally, which there is not. The Sorbonne was begun twenty years ago, and in that time the requirements changed so entirely that the original program had become a fictitious thing before the building was completed. In building a new university, it is certain that some of the faults of older institutions will be avoided if thought be given to the general arrangement of the plan. In a general plan for a university, the objects to work towards are, first, an arrangement which shall be convenient and suitable to the greatest number of students, and, second, one which will permit of growth. First. If the architect is unhampered he naturally takes care of the public, for some reason or other the architectural line goes that way; the more he is influenced by individuals the more likely he is to lose himself in details, which should come later, and the less likely his composition is to be broad. For this reason the university should be planned by some one outside of the institution, and as far as possible a disinterested party. Second. To make a plan which shall answer now and at the same time pro- vide for future growth in any or every direction, is the di fficulty of the university problem. The conditions of an architectural composition are called the program. As it is impossible to foretell what the next generation of students may need, the program for the composition of an immense growing university can only suggest, not dictate. As the work can not be executed at one time, the program can give only the most general conditions, enough to indicate the approximate dimensions and general form. If the program can be but vague and without detail, the general plan, as a result, will give nothing more than the location of the various masses. When planning a dwelling, the architect is given an idea of the use of each room in a general way. With these rooms as units he makes a composition. In planning for a university of many departments the units are the departments ; the interior arrangements of the departments are considered later. From the general plan, therefore, no building can be made without another special design for that par- ticular building. The general plan will place the buildings and arrange the com- munications ; its aim is to simplify and not to embellish (it is in itself the em- bellishment in the same sense that a . tree is an embellishment). It gives the most practical way of solving the question of accommodating all of the many needs of the university in an economical way and has nothing to do with elevations or architectural styles. The few statues and fountains that are put into the plan do not affect the composition ; it will be beautiful without them if the problem is well solved, provided there is nothing wrong with the program. It is probable that the plan the jury gives us next September will be the beginning of something very beautiful. Any modification we may suggest the architect has probably tried and discarded as he wandered with his pencil among his lines and points ; time is the best critic. Nenot, architect of the Sorbonne, feels in regard to it that the original design was academic and cold, but it was modified in the building as he was forced to make art subservient to utility, until now he sees in his completed work a living thing rather than a tomb-like monument. Fifty years from now the plan of the University will have become modified and softened ; it will be transformed many times, because so easily done. The buildings will have undergone changes, so planned from the beginning that they could grow. This patchwork gives the same feeling to the whole composition as the new stones in an old cathedral, the newness becomes tarnished, the mo- notony of exactness relieved. By that time the gardens will be older, and in places a vine may soften the harshness of perfection. Even should we err toward the brilliant, which is not probable, time will give to the whole that earnestness and seriousness that will awaken love in the hearts of the men that behold it, and it will be an incarnation of that which prompted Mrs. Hearst to do as she has done. B. R. MAYBECK. t 20 The New City of Learning. CITY of Learning, a Home of the Intellectual Life, that is what is contemplated in the rapidly maturing architectural plan. Three things conjoin and are held in mind in the development and execution of this purpose: the site and natural environment, with which my readers are familiar; the true expression of archi- tecture, which is treated of in another essay; and the intellectual life of California. Now, we have the natural environment set here by the eternal forces to last with the life of the globe ; and we have eleven sets of architects, comprising at least nineteen individuals, all inspired with the feeling that there is before them an ideal of unique beauty and splendor, and gu ided by a jury that includes four of the great architectural master minds of the age. Nature has done her part ; art is engaged in achieving the results set for her. There is right here, in the conception, rendering, and permanent manifesta- tion of this idea, a powerful element in the intellectual life. But of that we shall not speak. We look at the intellectual life from other aspects. We want this intellectual life to be no less sincere and no less splendid than are the displays of nature and the fabrications of art. We want to build upon the traditions and ideals and actual foundations of the intellectual life for which the University of California has already stood. We want to further the purposes of the past, and to seize upon those of the future. We want to cherish philosophy, letters and science. We want to study nature and man. We want to educate youth, and to advance knowledge. We want, through the instrumentalities of the University, to learn how to raise the standard of intelli- gence, and then to raise it. We want to produce and train the leaders of thought and action. We want to educate the men and women, who, when they go hence, will find their right vocation, whether conspicuous or humble. We want to make them contented in their lines of work, but ever restless to go ahead along those lines. We want to be in advance of public opinion, but not too far in advance. We don ' t want to be dead-weights on society, but rather its uplifters. We want to discard the inutilities of medievalism, and all vain and false superstitions. We want to guard the beneficent heritage of the ages, but to rid ourselves of their cumbering impediments. The old renaissance broke the fetters of the dark centuries with such instruments as it had. The new renaissance has other instruments and other purposes. The old university was the outgrowth of the old renaissance. The new uni- versity must res pond to the demands of the new renaissance, social and intellectual. The University of California was a response to the intellectual demand of the community. It has not failed to give a good account of itself. But the demands are now greater than it is answering. Maybe the University is not very con- scious of its shortcomings, and maybe the community is hardly more so. The University of California is not peculiar in this : it pertains in varying degree to at least all American universities. Hence I am not prone to the idea of copying and 21 conforming. No university sets me a sufficient standard. These shortcomings may be alleged as fault of the university, or as fault of the community. But the university especially the State University is set up to show the way. It should year by year, or decade by decade, gain for itself the means of minister- ing to the community in ampler measure. Growth should be in the line of constant reform and readaptation. In the larger consideration of the meaning of the university, I have, naught to do with the contest between research and instruction, between graduate and undergraduate, between college and university (American), or gymnasium and university (German). These are matters of scope and equilibrium. What I am concerned with is the problem of an adequate University of California. What is to be an adequate University of California is just the problem in- volved in what we may call the intellectual content of the architectural plan. How more fully is the University to meet the intellectual demands of California to-morrow and in the progressing decades of the twentieth century ? That surely is the problem behind the artistic creation. This problem does not carry with it any questions as between the humanities and science, between classical and modern languages, between pure and applied science, between liberal and technical education. It is a problem how to provide that all the activities of the University shall contribute to the betterment of man and of society. Not one interest of the State-life but concerns the University. The task that should ever be before the University is how to forestall the emergencies and how to cure the ills of the individual and of the commonwealth. Concretely, how may a drouth be averted or its calamities prevented ? How may the phyloxera be exterminated ? How may taxation be rationally and equi- tably regulated ? How may class antagonisms be allayed ? How may poverty be diminished, and prosperity and comfort promoted ? How may moral delinquencies be checked ? And so on through the whole range of things that affect our well- being, so that society shall become sound, intelligent and moral. Well, this is to be a City of Learning. It is to have its public quarters, auditoriums, theatres, museums, athletic and military fields, ample, splendid, noble. It is to have its residential quarters, simple, chaste, graceful. It is to have its educational departments, refined, scholarly, elevating. It is to have its command- ing avenues and quiet paths. It is to have its groves and lawns, its beautified brooks, its magnificent panorama of mountains, and its ever inspiring outlook. This City is to be populated with youth, manhood, and old age : the new seeker after knowledge, the learned and sincere professor, and the venerable figure that bids us all to lead the noble life. There shall be the scholar and recluse, the teacher, the learner, the investigator and promoter of science, the engineer, the farmer, artisan and laborer. They shall be busy at their several vocations in divisions or as individuals. Quiet pursuits, meditation or reflection shall not be disturbed by dissonant noises. Mountain peaks, or remote, sheltered nooks will guard them. But there shall be a large community life. There shall be the forum of common discussion. There shall be the energetic life on the athletic field. There shall be the gatherings in the public lecture-hall, to hear the renowned scholar. There shall be the theatrical performances, or concert, or opera. There shall be refined social intercourse and pleasure, improving morals, mind and manners. There shall be the great university spirit, which will not be puffed up with vain-glory, but will make of the Alma Mater a tremendous and righteous power for the augmentation of California ' s prosperity. WILLIAM CAREY JONES. 22 The University and the Orient its relation to certain problems to be solved by this nation, the University of California holds a noteworthy position. It stands near the limit of the continent, where the westward migration of our race receives an important check. Earlier, the eastern shore of the Atlantic presented an obstacle similar to that encountered here. As the exit from Europe towards the west was temporarily barred, the restless nations of the north overran the less virile nations of the south. Although the westward move- ment encounters a new hindrance on the shore of the Pacific, there is no evidence of a decline in the force that has made the line of westward progress coincide with the line of migration. The expansive power that has carried our race over the Atlantic and made it fill a new continent is as great to-day as at any period in history, and it is not to be supposed that popular declamation or a resolution of Congress can transform an aggressive people, or cause it suddenly to lay aside its most characteristic quality. The pressure outward, tending to enlarge the area of its dominion, will continue till the race becomes less prolific, less self-reliant, and less enterprising; or, in a word, as long as it remains undegenerate. And if the inhabitants of the United States continue to increase during the next hundred years as rapidly as they have increased during the last hundred years, this country will have at the end of the next century a population of more than six hundred millions. The stream of migration, which has finally reached the western coast of America, must, therefore, be deflected either towards the north or the south, or pass to the lands beyond the Pacific. It may not be expected to find an outlet towards the north, on account of unfavorable geographical and climatic con- ditions, and because the northern side of the Anglo-Saxon stream of migra- tion reaches to the limit of the habitable lands in this direction. On the south, however, the high lands of Mexico offer especially favorable climatic condi- tions, and, moreover, the relatively slow increase of the Mexican people is likely to offer only an ineffective resistance in this direction. Beyond the Pacific, on the other hand, the density of the population sets a barrier to the western movement of the rank and file of our race. During the advance hitherto, all classes have moved together. But here, on the western edge of the continent, the common laborers of our race are destined to halt. The rough work of the oriental regions is amply provided for by the industrious swarms of Orientals. If our race moves forward upon these regions, it will not be the race as a whole, but the race represented by its organizing and dominating classes. The common laborers of the Anglo-Saxon nations have little or nothing to give them success in rivalry with the ordinary laborers of the East But those who organize and control the economic life of the West have few effective rivals in the nations beyond the Pacific. Members of this class, carrying with them their mechanical skill and the power of industrial organization and domination, may move upon the Orient and transform its industrial activity as they have transformed the industrial activity of the Western nations. The migrations beyond this shore will, therefore, be the movement of a class and not the movement of a society embracing all ranks and occupations. In this we have before us a new form of experience, which rests on the fact that control of the mechanical appliances and the labor-saving and capital- saving devices of our industrial system will insure industrial and commercial domina- tion over the non-mechanical races. Machinery and industrial corporations are the instruments which will confirm this domination, even where, it is affirmed, the English stock cannot breed and mature. Under the individual order, the individual proprietor was obliged to spend his life at the place of his undertaking; but under the present order, the individual enjoys a larger freedom. The modern corporation is like the modern machine, whose parts can be readily replaced. The men involved in the corporation who constitute these parts may come and go, but the corpora- tion, with undiminished efficiency in the performance of its appointed task, goes on forever. In this prospect, the University of California has a somewhat peculiar mission. It holds such a geographical position in the world that it may reasonably be expected to have an outlook towards the Orient. It must mediate between the East and the West. It must aim not only to lead young men to understand and appreciate the thought and the moral life of our race as revealed in the growth of Western civilization, but also to open the way to a knowledge of the Oriental point of view and the traditions of Asiatic life. If men of our race are to dominate the commerce of the Orient, they must know not only the principles and methods of commercial life as developed in Europe and America, but also the conditions to which they must adapt themselves in the trade beyond the Pacific. With respect to this need, the University will be in a position to render an important service. Through its researches in the field of industry and commerce, knowledge of the economic conditions of the Oriental nations may be made to supplant baseless traditions and uninstructed prejudices ; and, in the light of this knowledge, the Orient and the Occident may be drawn nearer to one another on a higher plane of rational commercial intercourse. Moreover, those who migrate to the lands across the Pacific may be trained at the University for domination in economic affairs ; they may be merchants to introduce the methods of corporate business, or engineers to be the missionaries of a mechanical regeneration. Whatever the field of their proposed efforts in the East, they will need some form of intellectual training that will enable them to keep above the rank of the common laborer, and it will be the business of the University to furnish this training, however widely in so doing it may depart from the educational ideals of the past. BERNARD MOSES. 24 The Demands of the Orient. LlCHER than her mines of golden ore, or her harvests of golden grain ' and fruits, are the advantages which the " Golden State, " through her unique position with respect to the Orient, is destined to reap. The lines of intercourse uniting the East to the West, the Old World to the New, converge towards California, so that a great highway of commerce must pass through her " Golden Gate. " For her no toilsome Argonautic expedition in search of a " Golden Fleece " is necessary. She has simply to avail herself of all the benefits that come to her and belong to her by right of location. Not for a moment should it be supposed that the value of such advantages is to be measured merely by the material wealth to be realized. " It is more blessed to give than to receive. " While California, on the one hand, is extending her commercial relations with the East, she may, on the other, enjoy the greater blessings that will attend her promotion of the intellectual and moral development of China and Japan. It was with a fine prophetic instinct that Mr. Edward Thompkins, more than a quarter of a century ago, addressed the Regents of the University on this subject. Among other things he told them that " the child is now born that will see the com- merce of the Pacific greater than that of the Atlantic, " and that " it is therefore of the utmost consequence for California that the means shall be provided to instruct our young men, preparing for lives of business activity, in the languages and literature of Eastern Asia. It is the duty of the University to supply this want. " He had at the same time noticed the increasing number of young men from China and Japan that had come to America to seek for a higher education, and therefore said, " I feel deeply the humiliation of seeing them pass by us in almost daily procession to the other side of the continent in search of that intellectual hospitality that we are not yet enlightened enough to extend to them. " From these quotations, it will be seen that the philanthropic founder of the Chair of Oriental Languages and Literature had in view two kinds of people to be benefited, the citizens of the United States and the natives of Oriental countries. The four principal classes of Americans to whom the University of California now offers educational facilities in connection with intercourse with the Orient are the diplomatist, the merchant, the practical scientist, and the missionary. Besides these. there are students of various departments of science, art and literature whose scholar- ship cannot be completely rounded out without something more than a cursory glance at Oriental affairs. The minister or consul, who goes to Eastern lands to represent the United States, is obviously at a disadvantage unless he takes with him an insight into such subjects as the history, laws, government, religions, manners and customs, language and litera- ture of the people among whom he is to live. Should the exigencies of the American form of government render such a preparation impracticable for the time being, the next best arrangement would be for the Federal government to provide a thoroughly organized corps of permanent secretaries and interpreters, who should qualify in a full Oriental course, as well as in all necessary legal and other knowledge, before receiving their official appointments. Great Britain and other European nations long ago saw this necessity and are liberally providing for it. For want of such men, serious embar- rassments will arise as our intercourse expands. They cannot be made in a day, but are the result of years of careful preparation. The merchant, in the near future, will be brought into closer contact with his Oriental customers than ever before. He will not stay at home and wait for business to fall into his hands, but will have to cross the ocean and secure it in the face of inter- national competition. The number of American capitalists and manufacturers who are going to the East and finding business opportunities is augmenting. Without a knowl- edge of Oriental affairs and languages, however, such undertakings will fail to obtain the highest possible results. This University, with its Commercial college and Oriental department, ought to send out increasing numbers of young men, fully equipped, to be the future heads of large and successful mercantile firms. In opening up the comparatively unknown regions of the East, the value and im- portance of practical science is already becoming apparent, and especially so in China where enormous natural resources are merely waiting to be called into life and energy. Already American experts are scattered over the country, prospecting for minerals, superintending mines, establishing factories, engaging in various branches of engineer- ing, teaching schools of technology, or of other subjects. In their few intervals of leisure they make random attempts to pick up here and there a Chinese word or phrase, so as to do without an interpreter. In all important technical matters they find the best interpreters fail through ignorance of scientific terminology. Eventually there will be a survival of the fittest, of those who possess a thorough knowledge of Oriental languages and affairs in addition to skill in practical science. Lastly, there is the missionary; usually a young man or woman, fresh from college, with narrow views and little experience in the world. It stands to reason that if students contemplating missionary labors were required to take a thorough Oriental course beforehand, they would demonstrate the extent of their linguistic talents and be ready to commence permanent and successful work on arriving at their destination. Each department of Oriental missionary work could find its other special needs supplied in this University ; the educator his pedagogy ; the medical missionary his medical training, and the preacher, having previously completed his theological studies, all else he might require. Next, as regards the Orientals themselves. We see China and Japan rapidly coming into closer touch with the great nations of the world. China is trying to stave off their inroads and hold her own territory. She has already been made to feel that Western education is the groundwork for her future development. She is making frantic efforts to establish schools, colleges and universities on Western systems. Both Chinese and Japanese students, who have learned all they can in their own countries and want to take higher studies abroad, require special facilities. The University that provides these most liberally will become the favorite. Shall the University of Cali- fornia for want of elasticity, or through a too strict and mistaken economy, fail to attract, but allow them to continue travelling eastward or going to Europe for what they need? But this University has a further duty in making special provision for the thousands of Chinese and Japanese who are already residents of the State. A special system of education has long been called for, by which those who are native sons, having the right to vote, as well as those who have been born on the other side of the Pacific, can have a graduated course of preparatory instruction which shall culminate in the University of California. Such instruction should include not only a good knowledge of the English language and literature, but also of their own ; which latter should give them the same credits as are allowed for other foreign languages and literature. Under a graded system of this kind, difficulties, like those attending the municipal rule over the Chinese in San Francisco, would undoubtedly diminish. The founder of the Agassiz professorship clearly foresaw all these needs and wisely decided that his funds could not be appropriated to a nobler and better use. Hitherto but few young Americans have gone forth from this University to the Orient and but few Orientals have graduated from its colleges. With increased facilities, the number should augment every year, till the University of California becomes as well known on the other side of the Pacific as it is on this. JOHN FRYER. 26 The Regents. ONE of the most notable events of the year an event under the supervision of the Regents is the world competition of architects in accordance with the Phebe Hearst Architectural Plan. The gift of another generous woman, Cora Jane Flood, has made the year 1898 memorable. The net income from the property presented by her to the University is to be used for the support of some line of study in the new College of Commerce. The Regents have petitioned the present legislature for an appropriation of $88,500. The whole amount may not be secured ; but the $12,000 used to replace the burned College of Agriculture will be refunded, and enough money is hoped for to pro- vide a temporary auditorium. The Regents have continually deplored the overcrowded buildings of the Berkeley Colleges. There is the constantly recurring question of higher courses before the body. They realize the strength of the University will eventually lie in its original work, but, at the present development, believe it better to exert their means in spreading intelli- gence throughout the State by bringing as many as possible in contact with the best the University affords. Many undergraduate courses have thus been perfected. The Board feels that the University, primarily a State institution, should keep in close touch with the needs of the people. It has continued to make appropriations for the visiting of secondary schools, at the sacrifice of money and instruction. It would be possible to obtain nearly as large a number of students by the requirement of matriculation examinations from all, at Berkeley, but the loss of an intimate contact with the University would be detrimental to the secondary institutions. The policy with reference to State interests is shown this year in the establishing of a Dairying Department of the College of Agriculture, and in the acceptance of the Wilmerding Trust. The Academic Senate, to whom the Regents have deferred in the matter of the University curriculum, and which they fortunately agree, has raised the matriculation standard so that at present it is not in favor of taxing the preparatory schools with any more of the secondary work of the Freshman and Sophomore years. In establishing the College of Commer ce, the Regents conceived Commerce not as a trade, but as a profession. They have placed it alongside of and given it equal rank with the other three colleges of general culture. In selecting a new President, they want to get the best material in the world. While they feel that men on the ground would be acceptable, they will thoroughly canvass the East. Their policy is not to be in a hurry, for they feel the University is getting along well. President Kellogg will continue to the end of this year and pos- sibly longer. Board of Regents. EX-OFFICIO REGENTS. HIS EXCELLENCY HENRY T. GAGE, Governor, ex officio President of the Board HIS HONOR JACOB H. NEFF Lieutenant-Governor HON. ALDEN H. ANDERSON Speaker of the Assembly HON. T. J. KIRK State Superintendent of Public Instruction C. M. CHASE President of the State Agricultural Society ERNST A. DENICKE, President of the Mechanics ' Institute MARTIN KELLOGG, President of the University APPOINTED REGENTS. GEO. C. PARDEE MRS. PHEBE A. HEARST CHARLES W. SLACK JOHN E. BUDD JAMES FRANKLIN HOUGHTON CHESTER ROWELL HENRY S. FOOTE ARTHUR RODGERS TIMOTHY GUY PHELPS ISAIAS WILLIAM HELLMAN ALBERT MILLER J. B. REINSTEIN WILLIAM T. WALLACE JAMES A. WAYMIRE STEPHEN MALLORY WHITE ANDREW S. HALLIDIE March 17, 1898, A. B. SPRECKELS succeeded Regent CHASE, term expired. 1 1 ' RKSIDKNT MARTIN KELLOC1O The Faculty. MARTIN KELLOGG, M. A., LL.D., President of the University. EDWARD WALKER DAVIS, B.L., Secretary of the Board of Regents. JOSEPH LECoNTE, M.A., M.D., LL.D., Professor of Geology and . atural History. GEORGE DAVIDSON, Ph.D., Sc. D., Honorary Professor of Geodesy and Astronomy, and Professor of Geography. WILLARD BRADLEY RISING, M.E., Ph.D., Professor of Chemistry, and Dean of the Faculty of the College of Chemistry. FRANK SOULE, Grad. U. S. Military Academy, West Point, Professor of Civil Engineering and Astronomy, and Dean of the Faculty of the College of Civil Engineering. EUGENE WOLDEMAR HILGARD, Ph.D., LL.D., Professor of Agriculture and Agricultural Chemistry, Director of Agricultural Experiment Stations, and Dean of the Faculty of the College of Agriculture. FREDERICK GODFRAY HESSE, Professor of Mechanical Engineering, and Dean of the Faculty of the ColUge of Mechanics. BERNARD MOSES, Ph.D., Professor of History and Political Economy. IRVING STRINGHAM, Ph.D., Professor of Mathematics, and Dean of the Faculty of the College of Social Sciences. ALBIN PCTZKER, ' . .., Professor of the German Language and Literature. GEORGE HOLMES HOWISON, M.A.. LL.D., Mills Professor of Intellectual and Moral Phil- osophy and Civil Polity. SAMUEL BENEDICT CHRISTY. Ph. B., Professor of Mining and Metallurgy, and Dean of the Faculty of the College of Mining. ARNOLD ABRAHAM D ' ANCONA, A.B., M.D., Professor of Hygiene. CHARLES MILLS GAYLEY. A.B., Professor of the English language and Literature. FREDERICK SLATE, B.S., Professor of Physics, ' and Dean of the Faculty of the College of atural Sciences. JACOB VOORSANGER. D.D., Professor of the Semitic Languages and Literatures. ELMER ELLSWORTH BROWN, Ph.D., Professor of the Theory and Practice of Education. EDWARD BULL CLAPP, Ph.D., Professor of the Greek Language and Literature. WILLIAM CAREY JONES, M.A., Professor of Jurisprudence. CORNELIUS BEACB BRADLEY, M. A., Professor of Rhetoric. FELICIEN VICTOR PAGET, Bachelier es Lettres, Bachelieres Sciences, Professor of the French and Spanish Languages. WILLIAM AUGCSTCS MERRILL, Ph. D., L.H.D., Professor of the Latin Language and Literature. WILLIAM ALBERT SETCHELL, Ph.D., Professor of Botany. JOHN FRYER, LL.D., Agassis Professor of Oriental Languages and Literatures. CHARLES R. GREENLEAF, M.D., Honorary Professor of Military and Public Hygiene. SYDNEY AMOS CLOMAN, First Lieutenant Fifteenth U. S. Infantry, Professor of Military Science and Tactics. THOMAS RUTHERFORD BACON, A.B., B.D., Professor of Modern European History. EDWARD JAMES W ICKSON, M.A., Professor of Agricultural Practice, CURTIS H. LINDLEY, Honorary Professor of the Law of Mines and Water. HERMANN SCHUSSLER, Honorary Professor of Water Supply Engineering. WILLIAM T. WELCKER, Emeritus Professor of Mathematics. JOSEPH CUMMINGS ROWELL. A.B., Librarian of (he University. GEORGE CUNNINGHAM EDWARDS, Ph.B., Associate Professor of Mathematics. ISAAC FLAGG, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Classical Philology. ANDREW COWPER LAWSON, Ph. D., Associate Professor of Geology and Mineralogy. HENRY THOMAS ARDLEY, S.A., Associate Professor of Decorative and Industrial Art. MELLEN WOODMAN HASKELL, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Mathematics. EDMOND O ' NEILL, Ph.B., Associate Professor of Organic and Physiological Chemistry. ALEXIS FREDERICK LANGE, Ph.D., Associate Professor of English Philology, and Dean of the Faculty of the College of Letters. CARL COPPING PLEHN, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Finance, and Dean, pro tern., of the Faculty of the College of Commerce. J. HENRY SENGER, Ph.D., Associate Professor of German. WILLIAM EMERSON RITTER, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Zoology. ARMIN OTTO LEUSCHNER, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Astronomy and Geodesy, and Director Students ' 1 Observatory. CLARENCE LINUS CORY, M.M.E , Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering. THOMAS PEARCE BAILEY, JR., Ph.D., Associate Professor of Education as Related to Character. MAX L. MARGOLIS, Ph.D., Associate Professor of the Semitic Languages and Literatures. ROBERT HILLS LOUGHRIDGE, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Agricultural Geology and Agricultural Chemistry. CHARLES WILLIAM WOODWORTH, M.S., Assistant Professor of Entomology. HERMANN KOWER, C.E., Assistant Professor of Instrumental Drawing. HERBERT PARLIN JOHNSON, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Zoology and Curator of Zoological Collections. WALTER EDMUND MAGEE, Assistant Professor and Director of Physical Culture. WILLIAM DALLAM ARMES, M.L., Assistant Professor of English Literature, and Secretary of the Editorial Committee. Louis THEODORE HENGSTLER, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Jurisprudence. HENRY IRWIN RANDALL, B.S., Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering. MEYER EDWARD JAFFA, M.S., Assistant Professor of Agriculture. EXUM PERCIVAL LEWIS, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Physics. WILLIAM JAMES RAYMOND, B.S., Assistant Professor of Physics. Louis Du PONT SYLE, M.L., Assistant Professor of the English Language and Literature. THOMAS FREDERICK SANFORD, A.B., Assistant Professor of English Literature. ERNEST ALBION HERSAM, B.S., Assistant Professor of Metallurgy. FLETCHER BASCOM DRESSLAR, Ph.D., Assistant Professor oj the Science and Art of Teaching. EVANDER BRADLEY McGiLVARY, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Logic and the Theory of Knowledge. GEORGE MALCOLM STRATTON, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Psychology and in charge of the Psychological Laboratory. ARTHUR PERONNEAU HAYNE, Ph.B., Assistant Professor of Viticulture and Olive Culture. LEON J. RICHARDSON, A.B., Assistant Professor of Latin. GUSTAV GuTSCH, J.U.D., Honorary Lecturer in Jurisprudence. ELMER REGINALD DREW, B.S., Instructor in Physics. 30 ' JOSEPH NISBET LECoxTE, M.M.E., Instructor in Mechanical Engineering. GeoRGE BLDEN COLBY. Ph.B., Instructor in the Viticultural Laboratory. ARCHIE BURTON PIERCE, M.A., Instructor in Mathematics. RAVMOXD D. YELLAND, Instructor in Drawing. CHARLES HAROLD HOWARD, A.B., Instructor in French. BERNARD RALPH MAVBECK, Instructor in Architecture. LEVI FREDERICK CHESEBROUCH, Instructor in Mechanical Arts, and Foreman of Machine Shops. ERNEST HENRY SIMONDS, B.S., Instructor in Assaying, and Mill Assistant. JOHN CAMPBELL MERRIAM, Ph.D., Instructor in Paleontology and Historical Geology. WALTER CHARLES BLASDALE, M.S., Instructor in Chemistry. GUSTAYE FACCHEUX. B L-, B.S., Instructor in French. WALTER MORRIS HART, M. A., Instructor in English. CLIFTON PRICE, Ph.D., Instructor in Latin. WILLIS LINN JEPSON, Ph.D., Instructor in Botany. JOHN HATFIELD GRAY, JR., B.S., Instructor in Chemistry. KENDRIC CHARLES BABCOCK, Ph.D., Instructor in History. WINTHROP JOHN VANLEUYEN OSTERHOUT, M.A., Instructor in Botany. LOREN EDWARD HUNT, B.S., Instructor in Civil Engineering. FREDERICK THEODORE BIOLETTI, B.S., Instructor in Wine-malting and Bacteriology. SAMUEL ALEXANDER CHAMBERS, A.B., Instructor in French. LEONARD EUGENE DICKSON, Ph.D., Instructor in Mathematics. WILLIAM PINGRY BOYXTON, Ph.D., Instructor in Physics. HARRY HERBERT HIRST, B.S., Instructor in Civil Engineering. MARTIN CHARLES FLAHERTY, Ph.B., Instructor in Argumentation. CHARLES ALBERT NOBLE, B.S., Instructor in Mathematics. AUGUSTUS VALENTINE SAPH, M.S., Instructor in Mechanical Drawing. ARTHUR CHAMBERS ALEXANDER, Ph.D., Instructor in Physics. CLARENCE WOODBURY LEACH, M.A., Instructor in History. HERBERT CHESTER NUTTING, Ph.D., Instructor in Latin. HARRY BEAL TORREY, M.S., Instructor in Zoology. FREDERICK L- WHARFF, Ph.B., Instructor in German. GEORGE THOMAS WINTERBURN, Instructor in Drawing. JAMES TURNEY ALLEN. Ph.D., Instructor in Greek and Classical Archeology. H. M. HOPKINS, Ph.D., Instructor in Latin. ROBERT S. NORRIS. Ph.D., Instructor in Chemistry. SIDNEY D. TOWNLEY, D.S., Instructor in Practical Astronomy. THOMAS W. PAGE, Ph.D., Instructor in History and Economics. ERNEST J. WILCZYNSKI, M.A., Instructor in Mathematics. JOHN E. GARDNER, Instructor in Cantonese Chinese. : University Extension. Our Faculty and the Outside World. L I NIVERSITY EXTENSION is a broad term. It may be used to cover all points at which the University touches the outside world. It is true the term originated in England, about twenty-five years ago, where it was used to describe a movement undertaken by Cambridge University. The movement aimed to extend to the many, University teaching, so long the privilege of the few. The different forms of Uni- versity Extension which have grown up in California may all be traced to the same aim. One of the earliest forms of University Extension in California was a series of bulletin-lectures, issued by the College of Agriculture. Professor E. W. Hilgard, having in mind the duty of a State University to find means of spreading and practi- cally applying the scientific knowledge it has in keeping, used this method of reaching the people of the State. Within the last few years, the work has been supplemented by the holding of Farmers ' Institutes in different parts of the State. Over a hundred such meetings have been held during the present year. Another early form of University Extension was the creation of a bond between the University and the High Schools of the State ; in other words, the establishing of the accrediting system. The privilege of entering graduates at the University wit h- out the formality of an examination is one of the minor gains the High Schools owe to this arrangement. The presence among them of members of the University Faculty, the opportunity which the country High School shares with the largest city school, of receiving advice and help from men of large opportunities, is much more to be prized. As an index of the appreciation of this privilege, it might be mentioned that one hundred and ten preparatory schools in the State applied this year for accrediting. Of these, ninety-six were public High Schools. This form of University Extension gave rise to another, the participation of members of the Faculty in the deliberations of Teachers ' Institutes and Associations. The acquaintance formed in the schoolroom, and the informal talks to the pupils of the High School, frequently lead to a request for a more thorough discussion of topics of common interest. A hundred or more talks to teachers, or lectures to larger audiences have been given by members of the Faculty this year. The University ' s summer school is another form of University Extension. It opens the University laboratories and library to the teachers of the State. The courses given have thus far been scientific ; but the Regents intend to offer a wider range of work this year. Members of the University Faculty frequently take part in the work of vacation schools, which are not conducted by the University. Three men were on the faculty of the summer school at Pacific Grove last summer, and as many will be at work there this year. Professor Syle gave two courses of lectures at the Chatauqua, N. Y., summer session of 1898. 32 University Extension lectures, on the Cambridge plan, were begun in 1891. They were at first confined to courses in San Francisco and Oakland. But later, courses were given in San Jose, Sacramento, Stockton, Fresno, and even Los Angeles and Ventura. Repeated requests from towns throughout the State prove that the people are alive to the advantages University Extension has to offer. Unfortunately, as the demand grows, the University ' s means of satisfying it declines. In the past ten years the number of students at Berkeley has increased five-fold. During the same time, the teaching staff has been increased only three-fold. It is not to be wondered at, under these circumstances, that volunteers for additional courses outside the Uni- versity should not be plentiful. A course originally embraced sixteen sessions, and these were often two hours in length. For the reason mentioned above, the tendency has been to give briefer and briefer courses. The attendance is always good, and it has increased during the past year. Professor Fryer ' s second series on China attracted so large an audience, that the lecture room in the Mark Hopkins Institute of Art had to be abandoned for the more roomy auditorium of the Academy of Sciences. During the first half of the year 1898-99, the following courses were given : In San Francisco, at the Mark Hopkins Institute of Art : CHINA. Six lectures by Professor John Fryer. MATHEMATICS. Six lectures by Associate Professor Haskell. Subject, The Theory of Equations, based on the Theory of Substitutions. GREEK. Six readings, with translation and comment, from the first half of the Odyssey of Homer, by Associate Professor Flagg. INTERNATIONAL LAW. Four lectures by Assistant Professor Hengstler. AMERICAN HISTORY. Three lectures by Dr. K. C. Babcock. In San Jose : SPAIN AND HER COLONIES. Six lectures by Professor Bernard Moses. During the second half of the year 1898-99, the following courses were given : In San Francisco, at the Mark Hopkins Institute of Art : PHYSIOGRAPHY. Six lectures by Dr. H. W. Fairbanks. PSYCHOLOGY. Four lectures by Assistant Professor Stratton. POLITICAL ECONOMY. Our Finances in the Spanish War. Two lectures by Associ- ate Professor Plehn. THE PHYSIOLOGY OF VISION. Six lectures by Dr. A. A. D ' Ancona. CHINESE. Throughout the year 1898-99, Dr. John E. Gardner, of the department of Oriental Languages and Literature, conducted a class in the Cantonese dialect. In San Francisco, at the Academy of Sciences building : BOTANY. Six lectures by Dr. Willis L. Jepson. Regular attendants upon Extension courses, who pass a satisfactory examina- tion at the end of any course, are entitled to receive from the University Certifi- cates of Record of the work done. Regular University credit will be given on these certificates when the holders become registered students of the University. Correspondence regarding Extension courses should be addressed to Mrs. May L. Cheney, Secretary for University Extension, University of California, Berkeley. I ICE) THE Associated Students, the ultimate authority on all questions of purely student activities, is com- posed of all the undergraduate students enrolled in the Colleges at Berkeley. It was organized in 1887 to " take effective action upon all matters relating to the general welfare of the Student Body and of the University. " In 1897 the Athletic Association was organized as a separate body, and the control of athletics taken from the Associated Students as such. Yet the Association still exercises an all important influence in this realm and furnishes the effective support which makes victory possible for our teams. In other respects the Association has remained the same as when first organized. Among the important problems which have pre- sented themselves for consideration has been the sup- pression of class rushes, which was resolved upon last year. The most important work undertaken this year was the arousing of an enthusiastic College Spirit. This was accomplished largely through the instrumentality of rallies organized by the Association and supported by its funds. Several were held at night and several during football practice, and they were addressed by prominent members of the Student Body and of the Alumni. The result of this work may be partially summed up by the figures 22 to 0, but the end is not yet. v-c-s-c 34 The Association has also greatly strengthened Debating, this year and in the past. Last year saw the establishment of a committee of three, appointed by the president, which has full control of all debating interests, and the plan has proved a marked success. This year a new departure has been made in presenting to members of the Debating teams an official emblem, as an acknowledgment of their services to the University. A similar action has been taken with regard to members of the Intercollegiate Chess Team. Many important committees have been appointed by the president during the past year. One of these has as its duty the revision of the constitution, which is in an unsatisfactory condition, due in part to the neglect of past officers and in part to new needs which have arisen. The most pressing of these needs is for a stable system of finances, in place of the lax system of collecting assessments which has been in vogue since the organization of the Association. Such a system the Association has been making efforts to establish. An exceedingly valuable feature of the Association has been the opportunity it offers members of the Faculty and Alumni, and friends of the University to address the Student Body under circumstances conducive to closer sympathy and better apprecia- tion. Many such addresses have been delivered ; notably, during the past year, those of Hon. Wm. R. Davis on behalf of the Alumni, and President Harper, of the University of Chicago. With the prestige of the precious results already obtained, and the promise of closer union with the Alumni and more consistent support from our own members, the future promises much to the Associated Students. The officers for the present year are : CHAS. E. THOMAS, " 99, President. KNIGHT DCNLAP, " 99, Secretary. ROBERT H. COLLINS, XX), Vice-President. RALPH C. DANIELS, " 99, Treasurer. EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE. President, Vice-President, Secretary and Treasurer ex officio. RALPH T. FISHER, of the Sophomore Glass. JOHN A. MAGEE. of the Senior Glass. ARCHIE J. CLOUD, of the Junior Class. EDWIN H. ANDREWS, of the Freshman Glass. 35 The Associated Women Students. Ti HE name of the organization speaks for itself. The women of the University have organized to promote closer intercourse, in a purely college way, between all regularly enrolled women students ; to discuss such questions as pertain strictly to the women and to look after their comfort by proper supervision of the ladies ' rooms, both of East and North Hall. The Association was organized during the Christmas term of 1897, with Miss Marion Whipple as President. Before this it had been a loosely connected society, meeting to elect officers and whenever the Associated Student Body thought fit to put a question before it. At the first meeting in October of ' 97 a constitution was adopted, and under this the Association has been prospering and doing good work, though rather slowly. It has taken an active interest in women ' s athletics, and through its efforts a Tennis and a Cross County Club have been formed. Its latest work, and one which should in time mean much to the University, is the formation of an Art Association for the promotion of the aesthetic side of higher education by the study of master-pieces in Music, Art and Literature. Active membership is confined to the women students of the University, but the associate members may be any thoroughly interested in the work, whether mem- bers of the University or not, and of these associate members, the Advisory Board will be made up. The officers of the A. W. S. are drawn from the upper classes ; president and vice-presidents from the Seniors ; treasurer from the Juniors, and secretary from either Juniors or Sophomores. They are elected just before the May vacation, to serve for one year following. OFFICERS : President, Miss CLOTILDE GRHNSKY, ' 99. Second Vice-President, Miss FLORENCE EWING, ' 99. First V ice-President, Miss JOSEPHINE COLBY, ' 99. Treasurer, Miss EVELYN K. ARONSON, ' 00. Secretary, Miss AGNES FRISIUS, ' 01. R6 Associated Alumni. T( OWARD the close of the academic year 1897-98 the alumni bodies of the various Colleges were united by the forma- tion of the " Associated Alumni of the University of California. " This organization is intended, in the words of its constitution, to " promote acquaintance and goodfellowship among the graduates, " " foster culture and professional training in California, ' ' and " promote the welfare of the University. " Control is vested in a representative " Council of the Associated Alumni, " the members of which are elected by the departmental alumni associations at the same time and in the same manner as their other officers, and serve for three years. The number of representatives is limited to twenty-one, and they are to be appor- tioned among the various departmental alumni organizations every five years, as nearly as possible in proportion to the number of living graduates, each department being entitled to at least one. There are but twenty members of the Council at present, however, no representative having been sent as yet by the Veterinary department. The officers of the Council are elected at an annual meeting. By this organization a real, genuine, universal alumni rally is made possible. Accordingly, a General Alumni Lunch, to be held annually on the afternoon of Commencement Day, has been arranged for. COUNCIL OF ASSOCIATED ALUMNI. President, W. E. RITTER, Academic Department. First Vice-President, EDMUND LAUSZKY, Law Department. Second Vice-President H. B. A. KUGELER, Medical Department. Secretary, CHARLES S. GREENE, Academic Department. Treasurer, C. CHAPEL JUDSON, Art Institute. From the Academic Department. Rev. W. A. BREWER, San Mateo. Miss EMMA HEFTY, Oakland. F. H. DAM, San Francisco. J. M. WHITWORTH, San Francisco. W. R. DAVIS, Oakland. R. H. WEBSTER, San Francisco. ( ' HAS. W. SLACK, San Francisco. From the Law Department. EDMUND LAUSZKY, San Francisco. From the Medical Department. A. A. D ' AxroxA. San Francisco. Dr. EMMA SUTRO MERRITT, San Francisco. Mrs. C. W. SLACK, San Francisco. C. S. GREEX, San Francisco. W. E. RITTER, Berkeley. L. DBF. BABTLETT, San Francisco. Dr. H. A. L. RYKFOGEL, Oakland. From the Dental Department. L. VAN ORDEN, San Francisco. J. A. HODGEN, San Francisco. From the Pharmacy Department. F. ARTHUR BECKETT, San Francisco. J. J. B. AKGENTI, San Francisco. From the Art Department. C. CHAPEL JUDSON, Fruitvale P. 0. Alumni Association. The most noticeable feature of the year in the work of this body of Berkeley Graduates, outside of the adjusting of functions between itself and the newer and wider organization of the graduates of all the colleges comprising the University, was the appointment of an Alumni committee to co-operate with the undergraduates in matters in which the latter are interested. By means of this committee, of which Warren Gregory, ' 87, Francis Dunn, ' 85, H. B. Torry, ' 95, Wm. Denman, ' 95, and M. C. Flaherty, ' 96, are members, there is hope of coming into closer relations with the undergraduate students. During the year the Association has been enabled, by the satisfactory state of its finances, to guarantee the payment of the full amount of the Le Conte Fellowship, $500, in future years. By the appointment of Hon. Geo. C. Pardee, of Oakland, another enthusiastic member of the Alumni Association has been added to the Board of Regents. Officers 1898-99. President Dr. A. A. D ' ANCONA, ' 80. Secretary JAMES SUTTON, ' 88. First V ice-President, L. DE F. BARTLETT, ' 93. Treasurer, J. K. MOFFITT, ' 86. T Miss RACHEL VROOMAN, Second Vice-President, ..R. M. HATHAWAY, ' 98. s , w G GREGORY FRANCIS DuNN . Board of Administration of Le Cont e Memorial Fellowship Fund. Mrs. F. G. TURNER, ' 89. F. H. DAM, ' 96. W. E. RITTER, ' 88. Dr. A. A. D ' ANCONA, ' 80 (ex officio.) California Union. This organization of Alumni and Graduate Students was established in August, 1897, for the purpose of arousing interest in the welfare and advancement of the Uni- versity, by the discussion of its problems and the methods employed by other universities in solving similar ones, and by co-operation with the various other organizations inter- ested in the progress of the University. About once a month public meetings are held, at which subjects of general University interest are discussed by speakers specially qualified or experienced. Nearly all of the papers read have been published in the University Magazine or University Chronicle. Officers 1898 - 99. President GEO. D. LOUDERBACK. Secretary and Treasurer ARTHUR W. GRAY. Members-at-Large of Executive Committee : HARRY B. TORREY. JAMES SUTTON. CHAS. A. NOBLE. Graduate Club. The club aims to further graduate study by promoting social intercourse and the interchange of ideas between graduates of various universities. The club meets at irregular intervals in Stiles Hall or the residences of members, and is a member of the American Federation of Graduate Clubs. Officers 1898-99- President R. W. HUSBAND, Toronto, Stanford. Vice-President Miss C. L. RAYMOND, U. C. Secretary, Miss M. N. MARTIN, University of Southern California. Treasurer F. A. BISSELL, Western Reserve, Yale. EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE : Miss RUTH HENBY, Illinois Wesleyan, Chairman. Miss E. B. WOOLSEY, U. C. Miss RUTH RISING, U. C. S. P. JONES, University of Georgia, U. C. 38 Music. Celebration of the Thirty-first Anniversary of the Founding of the University, March 23, 1899. at 10:30 A. M., Harmon Gymnasium, Berkeley. President MARTIN KELLOGG, Presiding. Personal Influence in Higher Education, HAROLD SHAKSPEAR SYMMES, of the Senior Class. Music. Our Debt to the late Senator Justin S. Mo rrill, HON. TIMOTHY GUY PHELPS, Regent of the University. Music. Democracy and the University, WILLIAM RAINEY HARPER, Ph.D., LL.D., President of the University of Chicago. Music. The Good-Natured Man. A Comedy written by the excellent and witty DR. OLIVER GOLDSMITH. Arranged in four acts for this occasion by L. Du PONT SYLE and VICTOR HENDERSON. Prologue by Miss T. A. BROOKMAX. Sir William Honeywood H. H. HIRST Charles Honeywood, his nephew, (the Good- Xatured Man) A. E. ELSTON Mr. Croaker (who looks on the dark side of things) F. T. BIOLETTI Leontine Croaker, his son V. HENDERSON Mr. Lofty M. H. SCHWARTZ Bailiff J. B. SOUTHARD Bailiff ' s Follower, Dubardieu and Solomon, F. G. DORETY Jarvis, a trusty servitor L. L. GREEXE Miss Richmond Miss L. J. SIMPSON Mrs. Croaker Miss K. WOLFEXDEX Olivia, daughter to Croaker Miss L. E. MOLLER Garnet, and Landlady of the Tal hot ...Miss E. LUXDY Scene London. Time 1768. Acts I, II, HI At Mr. Croaker ' s house. Act IV At the Talbot Inn. Commencement Week Program - Class of Ninety-eight. Officers. President, - - - JOSEPH WILLIAM LEGGETT Secretary, - - RUTH ATTERBURY First Vice-President, - WILLIAM BURNHAM HOAG Treasurer, - - CLARENCE MERRITT DICKERSON Second Vice-President, - SUSAN GARDNER CLARK Assistant Treasurer, - VERONICA ANITA DUFFICY Historian, JOSEPHINE ROLLER Wednesday, May II, 7 P. M. Informal reception in the Library to members and friends of the Graduating Class. Exhibition of literary treasures and curiosities. Thursday, May 12, 9 P. M. Senior Ball in Harmon Gymnasium. Committee of Arrangements : Henry Berkeley Budd, chairman. Florence Elizabeth Mason, Hartley Fiske Peart, Ednah Harmon Wickson, Edwin William Stadtmuller. Friday, May 13, 8 P. M. Reception to the Faculties and Graduating Class by the President and Mrs. Kellogg. Saturday, May 14 Class Day. Class Pilgrimage, 10 A. M. Sunday, May 15, 3 P. M. Baccalaureate Sermon by the Rev. H. C. Minton, D.D., First Presbyterian Church, Berkeley. Monday, May 16, 2 to 6 P. M. Garden Party given by Mrs. Phebe A. Hearst, in honor of the Graduating Class, at Hacienda del Pozo de Veronoa. Tuesday, May 17. Postponed Class Day Exercises, 2 P. M. Wednesday, May 18. Commencement Day. Commencement Exercises, 10:80 A. M. Alumni Lunch and Re-union in Harmon Gymnasium, 1 :30 P. M. Annual Alumni Banquet, San Francisco, 6:30 P. M. Class Day. Class Pilgrimage. Founders Rock President MARTIN KELLOGG. Mechanics Building PHILIP R. THAYEK. Mining Building.] PERCY M. NEWHALL. Ubrary ALBERT H. ALLEN. South Hall Secretary E. W. DAVIS. North Hall JOSEPH HABER. Senior C JOSEPH LEGGETT. Lovers Lane Miss MARION C. WHIPPLE. Dedication of " LeConte Oak. " The Chinese Spectacle. I HE afternoon exercises were in the nature of a Chinese birthday festival, given by the Emperor and Court in honor of the " four-year-old Prince, Ki Yippi Ki Yi. " The class, in strictly Mongolian garb, formed in procession at East Hall and, traveling down to the lower campus, took their position on a platform in the big tent. Here, in gorgeous state, amid the pungent fumes of incense sticks and the deafening clash of a real Chinese band, the celebration took its course. The Emperor (Joe Leggett) and the Empress (Miss Marion Whipple) listened to the reports of the Prime Minister (Bert Allen) and the Astrologer (Leon Roos). They watched the antics of the court clowns ( " Biddy " Hoag, Jimmie Hopper, " Ewie " Brown, Johnnie McYey, Al. Lean and others). They acknowledged the repeated obeisances of the multi-colored court and listened to the congratulations of the ambassadors from far and near. (The phonographic messages from the German, Jurisprudence and Physics departments were undoubtedly the hits of the day.) The festivities closed with the report of the Lord High Executioner, who dispensed woe to certain luckless members of the class. The exercises broke up with the assemblage chanting the hymn : Wash-a-mala you? Wash-a-mala me? Wash-a-mala ninety-eight? Wash-a-mala we? 41 Twenty-ninth Commencement of University of California. Campus, Berkeley, Wednesday Morning, May 18, 1898. PROGRAM. OVERTURE, Orphee aux Enfers Offenbach PRAYER Rev. T. C. Williams. STATEMENT by the President. INTRODUCTION AND CHORUS, Third Act Lohengrin Wagner ADDRESS: " The Modern University and its Relation to Practical Life. " Professor Edmund J. James, of the University of Chicago. TONE PICTURES FROM NORTH AND SOUTH Bendix CONFERRING OF DEGREES. By the President. DELIVERY OF MILITARY COMMISSIONS. By His Excellency, James H. Budd, Governor of California. BENEDICTION Rev. T. C. Williams. Alumni Luncheon. Alumni Banquet. I ' ROdkAM. " All Welcome, " ... WM. R. DAVIS, President Alumni Association " The University of Californ ia, " Toastmaster, President MARTIN KELIX GG Music, " Here ' s to Berkeley College ! " " The College Man in the World ' s Affairs, " Hon. JAS. D. PHELAN Music, " For He ' s a Jolly Good Fellow " ' My Big Family, " Prof. JOSEPH LECONTE Music, " Vive 1 ' Amour " " Ich Diene " Prof. W. E. RITTER, ' 88, President Council Associated Alumni " Unity of University Forces, " Mrs. SADIE H. GREGORY, ' 93 Music, " Lauriger Horatius " " The Playful (?) American, " H. B. A. KUGELER, ' 90 " Our Castles in Spain, " SIDNEY M. VAN WYCK, Jr., ' 90 Music, " -America " " All Branches of One Tree, " ....GEO. W. PIERCE, ' 75 " How it Looks to Me, " GEO. CLARK, ' 98 Music, " Should Auld Acquaintance be Forgot " California Hotel, San Francisco, May 18, 1898. ] ' R()i;KAM. " The Average " WM. R. DAVIS, " 74, President Alumni Association Music, " Lauriger Horatius " " The Graduate Afterwards, " ... Hon. HORACE DAVIS Music, " For He ' s a Jolly Good Fellow " " University Spirit. " JESSICA B. PEIXOTTO, ' 94 " Us Patriarchs, " JOHN E. BUDD, ' 74 Music, " Bingo was His Name " " Higher than Wages " T. A. PERKINS, ' 96 " Involuntary Distinction, " HARRY BUDD, ' 98 Music . " We won ' t go there any more " " University Soldiery, " FRANK H. POWERS, ' 84 Music " Little German Band " " The Earnest Student " D. E. COLLINS, ' 74 Music " Vive 1 ' Amour " " Us Seniors, Turned Freshmen, " J. W. LEGGETT, ' 98 Music,... .. " America " 1 l -J LASSES m - 43 Zip-a-la! Zip-a-la! U. C. Ninety-nine ! I HE first term of a Senior Class generally lacks the animation and excitement necessary to the maintenance of class spirit. After a fervid history as Juniors, there comes a reaction a period of torpor and inactivity little short of dotage. The Class of 99 has just been enjoying this period. When they heard, amid great surprise, that Manager Franklin reported $150 in the treasury, a spirit of innocent contentment gently wafted them to sleep. The baseball tournament was the last sign of activity displayed, but in this the old athletic spirit, that seems to exist in some twenty men in that class more than in any equal number of men in college, carried the championship for 99. As an effort in somnambulism, the Senior Reception of November 2nd was a great success. The ice-cream was enjoyed very much by those who partook. (The Bay View and IAK frats suggest that hereafter it would be more convenient if ice- cream for all such affairs were put up in brick form rather than in five-gallon freezers, which are difficult to transport and hard to conceal.) Another social held in the second term of ' 99 ' s Seniorship proved the ability of that fortunate class to extract pleasure from its own society, and of some unprincipled outsiders to extract lemonade for home consumption. The ice-cream was left out of Christian pity for McPherson, Conn and Ede. who would have been prostrated by such a loss. In the gentle art of politics, the Class of 99 has several confirmed disciples of whom she may well be proud. If more attention were paid to the small, inconsequen- tial problems that arise, perhaps this deserving class might all succeed. It is bad for any institution to fall into a trance condition for an indefinite period of time, bad on the body as an organization, and injurious to its individual as well as constituent elements. It is not good policy to base class excellence on conquests and glories of the recent past, especially where there have been none. The Class of ' 99 is dying an unnatural death. Let us hope it will prepare for itself suitable funeral rites and exercises. A decent burial is always pleasing. Officers. FIRST TERM. Miss CORXEUA McKi.vKE, - President. Miss MARGARET WEBB. - - First Vice-President Miss ETHEL E. REXXIE. - Second Vice-President WM. H. HorsTtiN. - - - secretary. Miss MARGARET L. MATTHEW. Treasurer. H. W. STEBBINS, ROT V. NTK, - - - - L. N. SCOTT. - - - - W. B. SCOTT. - - - - Miss KATE WOLFENDEX. - R. L. LOGAN, - - - - - Sergeant-at-Arms. SECOND TERM. - - - President - - - First Vice-President - - - Second Vice-President. Secretary. Treasurer. U. C. Century! Rah! Rah! Rah! Nineteen hundred! California ! ! Frank W. Aitken Edith M. Allen Gertrude E. Allen Albert J. Anderson Helen L. Arents Evelvn K. Aronson Fred G. Athearn Arthur C. Babson Herbert V. Bailey Benjamin A. Baird John W. Barne David M. Bamwell Robert Belcher Fred W. Bennett May I. Bentley Otto Bentz Ida Body Purle K. Bottomes Minnie E. Boucher William L. Bowron Harold C. Bradlev Herbert L. Breed George O. Brehm I.ouis Breitstein Coleman R. Broughton Ross J. Brower Ralph S. Browne Franklin f. Bugbetr Klla M. Bunnell Frank L. Burckhalter Mary L. Burdick Edmund A. Burke Eva K. Busch Alice G. Bush Corinne Carter Lillian G.Chace Lester B. Cheminant Kdward K. Christensen Joseph C Christrnsen Ernest A. Clausen Archibald J. Cloud A. Horatio Cogswell Helen M. Collier Robert H. Collins Ada K. Conrad H:irry I, Cornish Annie D. Coultrr Morris H. Covert Arthur J. Crocker Alice M. Cummiiitjs Hosapher N. H. Daniel Warren M. Davis Ezra W. Decoto Jesse L. Dibert Roy E. Dickerson M. Walter Dinkelspiel Percival Dolraan I, aura I.. Donnelly Fred G. Dorety Benjamin F. Driver will P. Drum Alice H. Duffy W. Bout well Dunlap Harold K. Kbright Grace B. Kdson Saul Epstein Otto E. Falch Harry K. Fish Lucia H. Fish Manuel E. Flores William A. S. Foster Maud M. Fraser Alice I.. Freeze Bessie L. French Emma F. French Mary T. Gallagher Louise M. Garland -Voel H. Garris Lewis S. Gear Frances H. Gearhart I kachael S. Gilmour David Goodale Elizabeth Goyne James P. Grant Mav Green Marcella Gunning Marv S. Hall Eleanor S. Hammack Gertrude H. Hampton Mary V. E. Harris A . I.oring Hart Richard S. Haseltine William C. Haswell John J. A. Hay Jo el K. Hecht Victor H. Henderson Charlotte A. Henley James B. Herrcshoff Kugene E. Hewlett Perc E. Hick. ' X. Hicks Herbert W. Hill Alice HiUyer William H. Hilton Daisy G. Hincklev Charlotte M. Hoak Jack D. Hoffmann Richard K. Hyde Alice Humphreys May N. Jackson W. Reginald Hodgkiu Alegra Button Gertrude M Jewell Louise H. Johnson Gertrude O. Kelsey Mabel E. Kelsey J. Lorenzo Kennedy Henry Ken- Alexander M. Kidd Alice Kimball Edward G. Kuster Eugenia R. Lacosle Kllen C- l.amoutf Eleanor I. Lavallee J. Vincent de Laveaga Harlcy M. Leete George R. Lehman Edward W. Lehner Edward Leppien Louise A. Linscott Florence B. Livingston o . Pearl Logan Gertrude Longm ore EstelleJ. Lundy Lena M. Macaulay Aloys P. Mallon Eccleston B. Marsh Dora L. Martin Willsie M. Martin G. Herbert Masters Stuart G. Masters Alice M. McAllister Mary E. McCabe Maxwell L. McCollough Howard McCreary Mathilda L. McCulloch June L. McGlashan Elizabeth D. McMillan John B. McNab William W. Mein Jesse V. Mendenhall Wallace W. Merriam Jacob L. Mery Mabel Metrovich Clinton H, Miller Flora E. Mitchell Lillie E. Moller Harry C. Monson Fred L. Morris James D. Mortimer John R. Monlthrop Irwin J. Muma Howard F. Munson Lillian Nathan Mitchel W. Nathan William F. Neiman Walter S. Nelson Millie Newmark John C. Nicholls Haiold M. Sock John M. O ' Brien Ella J. O ' Connell Edwin L. Oliver Ernest W. Oliver Roland L. Oliver Peter Ollason Laurence S. O ' Toole Carleton H. Parker Clelia A. Paroni Henry H. Patterson Amandus J. R. Paulsen Euphemia S. Pax ton Jackson A. Pearce Clarence W. Peck Frank W. Phelps Hugo G. Poheim Laura J. Power Caroline M. Pulcifer John A. Reid, Charles E. Reith Alva J. Remmel Mathilde S. Richard Harry Roberts Harrison S. Robinson John R. Robinson Estelle G. Roblin Fred Rockhold Henry T. Rooney Joseph A. Rowell Mabel F. Ruch James S. Ryason William E. Sauer Clarence E. Schmitt Paul Selby May L. Sellander William T. Sk-lling Ray W. Simonds Xonnan E. Smith Alfred C. Skaife Yoneshiro Shibata John M. Sims Charles H. Smoot Alfred J. Smith ' ' " ' ' . - " ' . -- ' - ' Frank L. Southack Will C. Spencer Howard W. Squires Aimce Steinhart Agnes Steedman Alma E. Stockwell Theresa V. Stoer 1 May Strong Grace A. Sullivan May E. Sweeney David H. Swim Edward J. Talbott Arthur G. Tasheira Olive I,. Taylor Joseph C. Toomey Kdwin H. Tracy Iceland H. Tracy Grace A. Tvrrell Fannie E. Tyrrell Gertrude H. Wachs Nellie Vauce Mamie Voors anger Ethel Wagner Allison B. Ware Willaid H. Weslar Fern E. West Clarence M. Wescott James R. Whipple Mark H. White William K. White Rntb A. Wilder Gorg Wilhelm Mabel L. Williams Cyril Williams Minnie R. Wilson Florinda Wilson Grace M. Wiltshire Alexander Wise Oscar Wolf Herbert M. Woodsum Arthur V. Vates Fred Gothe Jacobs IN the third year of their reign, the Class of 1900 settled down to the serious, mature business of rearing its youthful protege and in quietly attending to its traditional Junior undertakings. Two years of licensed and unlicensed vigor have given an experience that is based on class suc- . and a judgment in action that most becomes the prime of development. Besides, what need is there now for the sharp reproof and sad chastisement of other days ' ? 99 has waded the swamps of humiliation and has " promised to go softly the rest of her days. " while the Freshmen have not spared the chastening rod on ' 01, who exist only that they may fill a gap in the calendar. Gravity, calm, unruffled reason, and mature deliberation are the elements of success that have attended ' 00 in all her great undertakings this year. In the first place, every form of excitement has been avoided, as well as every unnecessary and vain-glorious demonstration. The BLUE AND GOLD was the center of an interesting and interested group of misguided aspirants for a short period, but even that gentle diversion soon sank, with some of its principal characters, into " innocuous desuetude. " The Junior Farce and Prom, were the successes of the term. Although some hearts yearned for the fragrant Gym., with its glassy floor and elegant reception rooms, it is safe to say that it was conducted with sanity under a waterproof roof and an unpatehed floor. The social given by the class in the second half-year was most satisfactory in ry respect, especially to those fortunate ones, who heard about it in time to attend. Hall, the home of College revelry, was the scene of this festivity. The undignified quarrel among the members of the last Junior Class, over liquor ads., was ingeniously avoided by the Lange lecture, given for financial ends under ' 00 auspices. It was this example, strengthened by its success, that has introduced a new custom into class activities, a custom which already is on the high-road toward dis- honorable mention with church fairs, fire sales, and other similar perpetrations. The Class of 1900 is not living on the glory of a vain retrospection, nor yet is she beating to a frenzy the atmosphere of college life in the attempt to prove her excellence. The authority gained in the past gives respect to the quiet wisdom of the present, and a prophecy of dignity and power for the future. It is the class of loyalty to University tradition, of independence and firmness of conviction, of rational, healthy and vigorous institutional development. Officers. FIRST TERM. EZRA W. DEOOTO - - President A. B. WARE - - - First Vice-President. Mks FLORENCE K. MITCHELL. Second Vice-President E. A. CLAUSEN - - - Secretary. SECOND TERM. CLARENCE W. PECK ... President Miss CHARLOTTE HESLET - Vice-President Miss MATHILDE S. RICHARD - - Secretary. M. H. WHITE - - - Treasurer. L. B. CHEJIINAOT - ... Sergeant-at Arms. J. B. McN ' AB - - Sergeant-at-Arms. Junior Day. |T lacked but fifteen minutes before the time to open the doors. The crowd was increasing at an appalling rate. A big, round-faced man at the top of the stairs was calmly surveying the crowd below him. Somebody in the crowd stepped on another somebody ' s toes. " Will you kindly move on, sir? " said the victim. " With pleasure, whenever the doors open. " Finally something gave way, and we entered ; but how? With a rush that is unequalled in the history of the U. C. Onward ! upward ! downward! Some to the balcony, some to the dress circle, some to the boxes. Others to the balcony, and still others well, above the balcony. The program opened with a curtain raiser by Miss Minnie R. Wilson. The cast of characters was as follows: Harry Dayton, a Pi Phi MARK WHITE William Anderbury Courtlander, an initiate of the Amy Dayton, his sister Miss GERTRUDE JEWETT Pi Phi fraternity CARL PARKER Edgar Falklander, Amy ' s lover.. ..JOHN D. HOFFMAN EdithHollister,theinterestedfriend..MissFLORAWiLSON The scene was the Dayton garden, in Berkeley ' s classic shades, by moonlight. It was a comedy of errors. The frightened initiate, robed in white, was mistaken by Amy ' s ardent lover for Amy herself. Yes, love is blind. Amy was initiated into the Pi Phi ' s, and William Anderbury was proposed to, and neither knew just what was happening. The denouement was cleverly reached and very laughable. It well deserved the applause which resounded and rang long after the amateurs had left the stage. Then the worthy and honored prex of 1900, Ezra Decoto, delivered the Junior Day Address. He recounted the past victories won by 1900, pointed out those yet in store, and assured his assembled classmates of success in every undertaking. 48 The Junior Farce concluded the program. " His Wife ' s Will " was the title, and it was written by Miss Alice Duffy. It was cast as follows : Judge Tilden, in love with Jordannah Starr, PAUL SELBY Jerome Howard, a Berkeley student CARL PARKER Lieut. Clarton, U. S. V ERNEST OLIVER Mr. John Howard J. V. DE LAVEAGA Tacitus Converse, Professor at V. C W. W. MEK Rev. Luther Semmons HAROLD BRADLEY Harry, Jerome Howard ' s valet MARK WHITE Constance Tilden, devoted to the stage, Miss FLORA WILSON Elizabeth Tilden, devoted to Red Cross, Miss MATILDA RICHARDS Miss Margaret Tilden, sister to Judge Tilden, Miss GERTRUDE HAMPTON Jordannah Starr, Stanford co-ed., Miss GERTRUDE JEWETT Bessie, a maid, Miss LILLIAN NATHAN The scene is again laid in Berkeley, in the present time. " His Wife ' s Will " binds Judge Tilden not to marry again without the consent of his daughters, as long as they remain unmarried. The daughters, too, must obtain their fathers consent for a like action. Besides being interested in the love affairs of these three, Bessie, the maid, and Harry, the valet, have been weaving a little romance, and so matters become com- plicated. But the tangle is straightened and the Rev. Luther Semmons enjoys a huge fee from a quadruple wedding. The striking incidents and situations of the play, and the clever interpretation of the various characters were thoroughly appreciated by the audience. Committee of Arrangements. FRED. DORETY. Miss A. B. WILDER. Miss E. WAGNER. MAXWELL McCuLuiUGH. R. L, OLIVER. Junior Promenade. Reed Hall, Oakland, Saturday evening, December 3, 1898. HENRY T. ROONEY, Floor Manager. RAY W SIMONDS. Committee of Arrangements. R. S.NELL HASELTINE. CHARLOTTE A. HENLEY. JESSE V. MENDENHALL. 51 U. of C. Ha-Ha! Ha-Ha! U. of C. Ha-Ha! Ha-Ha! Yippity Yah! Yippity Yah! Nineteen hundred and one ! Ha-Ha! ttEY were a ghastly crew. HEN asked about the recent progress of his class, Mr. Sylvanus Cobb remarked hopefully, that it was " doing as well as ever, thank you. " It is probable that youthful modesty influenced the above guarded remark, but at all events, we must coincide that ' 01 shows decided signs of vitality. This new peculiarity is delightfully refreshing to those who have sadly watched over the lifeless class-body during the first year of its history. There is nothing fragrant nor edifying in that year of gloom and funeral incantations, and we will turn from it, as we shun all embalmed beef; but now there is a change. It is even rumored that at present, when a class meeting is called, some other purpose is in view than the outpouring of individual eloquence and hours of grandiloquence from some of its favorite sons. Although this statement is somewhat too much for human credulity, yet the fact remains that on several auspicious occasions, when Hecht, Cobb, Myers, Mulgrew and others were sick, some real class business was transacted. The first term of this year was spent by the class of ' 01 in discussing the sad plight of its exchequer. A social was given on October 15, and the usual Sophomore Hop occurred one week later. The Bourdon debt, added to the Social debt and the Hop debt, cast a dismal shade on these first two successful attempts of the re-vivified class. Deliverance did not come until finances had fallen into the last stages of paresis. A minstrel show was finally decided on, in some strange moment of temporary sanity, and Tully and " Swats " made it a success. Both of these prominent public-spirited men have since received flattering offers from the " Olympia. " The Sophomore class can be proud of the fact that it is still recognized as an identity. One year ago this was an impossibility. In the great universal battle of existence, it has learned, by the forceful logic of hard knocks, a few precepts from the bitter lesson of the survival of the fittest. With the aid of faculty favor, in the absence of the perverting, pernicious influences emanating from the present Senior class, when its own individual members have each attained one more year of progress toward maturity, then the Class of ' 01 may gain at last a dizzy pinnacle of eminence, may be, in fact, the third best class in the University. (But do shake Hecht ; ask the Colonel about him.) First Term Officers. RALPH S. PIERCE Miss ISABEL B. GODIN Miss GRACE E. FISH - EDWARD A. DICKSON - C. L. BIGELOW I. E. FLAA - President. First Vice-President. - Second Vice-President. W. J. SHAW R. W. MYERS L. S. KERFOOT - Second Term Officers. - President. L. I. GALE First Vice-President. J. STEINHART - Second Vice-President. W. B. BAKEWELL Secretary. - Treasurer. Sergeant-at-Arms. Secretary. - Treasurer. Sergeant-at-Arms. 54 Kiro! Kero! Kiro! Kee! Nineteen hundred and two! U. C JR Freshmen have made history fully as rapidly as is consistent with Freshman subordination. They have a life and vigor and spontaneity in their action, a loyalty to due collectors and class assessments in their hearts, that puzzle the mind of the average Sophomore. Yet before ' 02 had been with us a fortnight, the class of ' 01 was re-taught the great lesson of love and respect. The first class meeting took place in Stiles Hall. Its principal features were the enthusiasm displayed and the attention given the pacifying remarks of Junior advisers, who, in their peaceful way, taught the value and sanctity of faculty rules against rushing. A practical demonstration of the sanity of such rules was forthwith given on the campus, in which ' 02 kindly assisted. The Y. M. C. A. extended the glad right hand in their usual Freshman Reception, and thus instituted a long list of class festivities. Several innocent class revels followed, the first of which was conducted by the ladies of ' 00. Its success was so great that two weeks later the class held a social on its own authority. This event reflected great and lasting credit on the account books, as well as on the social instincts of ' 02. The Freshie Glee was held beneath the crystal lights and stained glass windows of our dear old Gym. on the night of October 24. With characteristic boldness, and contrary to all known precedent, many of the Freshmen attended. The crowing glory of our Freshman achievements this year was the football victory over our contemporaries at Palo Alto. It is to be regretted that the stirring words of our virtuous Colonel, counseling moderation and cold water, were not heard before this little score of 21 to 0. Thus far the second term of ' O2 ' s existence has been a series of committee appoint- ments, discussions and class meetings, concerning what remains of our Bourdon burial. The first term ' s existence of the class of ' 02 was marked by greater public life, more open resistance to oppression, whether from the faculty, or foreign football material, and by a livelier, brighter social career than usually falls to the lot of only freshmen. Success and confidence has already given a dignity and bearing and a self- contentment that is nobly illustrated by THIS term ' s absolute inactivity. First Term Officers. RUSSELL S. SPRINGER Du RAY SMITH, JR. - Miss LYDIA L. DOZIER SHIRLEY G. WALKER W. W. W. SMITH Miss EMMA M. LONG President. - First Vice-President. Second Vice-President. S. G. WALKER L. G. SMITH - T. L. HAMLIN Second Term Officers. President. Miss M. WILDES - First Vice-President. L. G. SMITH - Second Vice-President. A. D. PLAW Secretary. - Treasurer. Sergeant-at-Arms. Secretary. - Treasurer. Sergeant-at-Arms. 56 Zcta Psi Fraternity. (Established 1846.) Iota Chapter Established I8?0. Fratres in Gubernatoribus. ARTHUR ROGERS, Ph. B., A. B., ' 72. HON. JAMES H. BUDD, Ph. B., ' 73. JOHN K. BUDD, ' 74. Fratres in Facultate. GEO. C. EDWARDS, Ph.B., ' 73. CARL COPPING PLEHN, Ph.D., E. ' 89. F. W. SKAIFE, D. V. S., A ' 90. Jos. C. ROWELL, A. B., ' 74. WM. EVELYN HOPKINS, M. D., ' 70. Jos. N. LE CONTE, JR., B. S., M. M. E., ' 91. Hastings College of Law. Louis G. FAULKNER, ' 99. ROBERT WILLIS CAMPBELL, A. B., M. ' 96, ' 90. Post Graduate. EDWIN RUSHMORE JACKSON, B. S., ' 96. Seniors. HORATIO STEBBINS BONESTELL. HENRY FRANCIS BRIZARD. Junior. WILLIAM ANDERSON SCOTT FOSTER. Sophomore. ERNEST ALBERT BRUNTSCH. Freshmen. NORRIS LINCOLN STARK. WILLIAM CRIM ROBBINS. JOSIAH HOWE WHITE. EDWARD HUGUENIN PEARCE. 58 Chi Phi. Lambda Chapter Established 1875. Prater in Facilitate. A. P. HAYNE, Ph. B., ' 89. Fntrtt in Urfce. BREWTON A. HAYNE. A. B., ' 83, A.M., ' 84. JOSEPH B. CAREER, A. B., ' 92. Medical Department. W. FLETCHER McXurr, JR.. Seniors. ARTHUR SEWELL CHESEBROUGH. !RA CRANE Boss. WILLIAM DE FREMERV. Junior. EDWARD BDRT PERRIN. Sophomores. CHARLES ALSTON PRINGLE. WILLIAM HUBBARD COOPER. HENRY SEARS BATES. JOHN FAXON MORE, JR. ROBERT EDWARD JACK, JR. ' Absent on Freshmen. THOMAS WILSON DIBBLEE. GERARD CLEMENT. Delta Kappa Epsilon. Thcta Zcta Chapter Established I8?6. Fratres in Facultate. PRES. MARTIN KELLOGG, A.M., LL. D., Yale ' 50. PROF. WM. A. MERRILL, Ph.D., Amherst ' 80. Fratres in Urbe. BENJ. P. WALL, PH.B., M. D., U. C. ' 76. THOS. E. RICKARD, B. S., U. C. ' 87. CHAS. S. NASH, 2 ' 77. NELSON E. DORNIN, U. C. ex- ' ge. ANSON S. BLAKE, A. B., U. C. ' 91. SAMUEL E. MOFFITT, U. C. ' 82. ALLEN M. BUTTON, N ' So. E. E. GOODRICH, A. M., Yale ' 69. ROBERT E. EASTON, U. C. ' 97. J. BROCKWAY METCALF, U. C. ' 97. DIXWELL DAVENPORT, U. C. ex- ' gS. Law Department. FRANK D. STRINGHAM, Ph. B., U. C. ' 95. JAMES H. BISHOP, U. C. ex- ' 97- Medical Department. DON J. FRICK, U. C. ex- ' gS. HARRINGTON BIDWELL GRAHAM, U. C. ex- ' g6. C. H. B. LAUGHLIN, U. C. ex- ' 97. RAYMOND JOHN Russ, U. C. ' 96. Post Graduate. JOHN ZEILE, U. C. ' 98. Seniors. THOMAS PORTER BISHOP. NELSON ANDREW ECKART. HAROLD SHAKSPEAR SYMMES. Juniors. EUGENE ELBERT HEWLETT. WILLIAM KENNEDY WHITE. ARTHUR WILLIAM GOODFELLOW. Sophomores. STANLEY MOORE. LAWRENCE LINCOLN GREENE. HENRY CLINTON MELONE. WILLIAM BEAUMONT SCHAW. FRANK GARNISS NOYES. ROY L. MCCABE. Freshmen. HUGH GOODFELLOW. LLOYD ALEXANDER WOMBLE. RALPH DODGE MERRILL. FRANK EDWARD BISHOP. EDWARD FRANCES BISHOP. FRANK Moss BALLARD. BOSWORTH DUNNE SAWYER. LOGAN BERTRAM CHANDLER. HEWITT DAVENPORT. Absent on leave. Beta Theta Pi. Omega Chapter Established March 18, 1879- Fratres in Facilitate. WILLIAM DALLAM ARMES, Ph. B. ' 82 ; Asst. Prof. English. GEO. M. STRATTOX, A. B. ' 88 ; A. M. (Yale) ' 90 ; M. A. and Ph. D. (Leipzig) ' 96, Asst. Prof. Psychology. WARREN OLXEV, JR., A. B. ' 91, Asst. Prof. Law. CLARENCE W. LEACH. Ph. B. ' 93; A.M. ' 97 (Harvard), Inst. History. SHEFFIELD SAXBORX, A. B. ' 94, Inst. Law. L. DE F. BARTLETT, A. B. ' 91, Inst. Law. CHAS. A. KEELER, ex ' 93. Fratres in Urfce. CHAS. PALACHE, B. S. ' 91. Toland College of Medicine. GEO. ELLIOT EBRIGHT, ex ' 98. BEXJAMIX BAKEWELL, ' 98. Seniors. HARRY ALLEX OVERSTREET. REXO HARLEY HUTCHIXSON. EDWARD THOMAS CLARK. CARL BRIDGES BUTIXHAM. KARL FREDERICK HOFFMAXX. JOHX WALKER CRAIG. SETH ROSWELL TALCOTT. WILLARD GILES PARSOXS. JACK DIETRICH HOFFMAXX. WILLIAM WALLACE MEIX. THOS. KXOWLES. RALPH TALCOTT FISHER. HUXTER KIXZIE. Juniors. PAUL SELBY. ECCLESTOX BOWERS MARSH. CHARLES HEAD SMOOT. Sophomores. WALTER BCRLING BAKEWELL. LEO KING KEXXEDY. Freshmen. FRAXK CLEMEXT DOREMUS. 61 Phi Delta Theta. California Alpha Chapter Established 1873. Frater in Gubernatoribus. JACOB B. REINSTEIN, A. M. ' 73. Fratres in Facilitate. PROFESSOR SAMUEL B. CHRISTY, Ph. B. ' 74. PROFESSOR WILLIAM CAREY JONES, A. M. ' 75. HARRY BEAL TORREY, B. S. ' 95. WILLIAM S. T. SMITH, B. L. ' 90; Ph. D. ' 97. Fratres in Urbe. LEONARD S. CLARK, A. B., Wis. ' 59. WILLIAM H. WASTE, Ph. B. ' 91. EDWIN T. PECK, Miami ' 6r. PERRY T. TOMKINS, B. L. ' 92. Law Department. WILLIAM NATHANIEL FRIEND, ' 96. MARION SARGEANT BLANCHARD, ' 97. Medical Department. GEORGE JEWETT MCCHESNEY, ' 96. THOMAS ALLEN SMITH, ' 97. GEORGE FREDERICK REINHARDT, ' 97. EMMET LE ROY WEMPLE. Graduate. GEORGE DUDLEY KIERULFF, Ph. B. ' 96. ALBERT JACOB BROWN. DUNCAN MCDUFFIE. Seniors. EARL WISWALL GARRISON. CHARLES SEYLER, JR. Juniors. VICTOR HENDRICKS HENDERSON. MACDONALD SPENCER. REA HANNA. FRANKLIN UNDERWOOD BUGBEE. ALVA JACOB REMMEL. LATHROP WILLIAM JEWETT. JOHN ROBERT MOULTHROP. Sophomores. JOSHUA MAXWELL TAFT. CLARENCE LA VALLEN CREED. HOMER ASTLEY BOUSHEY. ARTHUR WALLis KIERULFF. FIELDING JOHNSON STILSON. Freshmen. ASHLEY RICHARD FAULL MIDDLETON PEMBERTON STANSBURY. BENJAMIN WEISER REED. WILLIAM KAY CRAWFORD. HARRY ALLARDT KLUEGKL. ERNEST PERCY GARDINER. Absent on leave. 62 Sigma Chi. Alpha Beta Chapter Established 1886. Fratres in Facilitate. CHARLES A. XOBLE, B. S., IT. C. ' 89. WILLIAM H. WRIGHT, B. S., C. C. ' 93. Fratrcs in L ' rbt. JOSEPH S. EASTMAN, M. D., Hanover ' 75. FISK M. RAY, Ph. B., Albion " 89. ELLIOT H. PIERCE, U. C. ex- ' gS. Hastings College of the Law. ALEXANDER RICHARDS BALDWIN-, Ph. B., U. C. ' 96. Mark Hopkins Institute of Art. WILLIAM SPENCER WRIGHT, U. C. ex- ' 96. Toland College of Medicine. HUDSON SMYTHE. Post Graduate. CECIL KSIGHT JONES. Juniors. JOHTN WlNTHROP BARNES. BCTLER BRAYNE MINOR. WILLIAM WILBERFORCE WILLIAMS. Sophomore. JOHN FRANCIS DEANE. Freshmen. FRANK GUSHING DCTTOX. ORYILLE CHARLES PRATT. CHARLES NICHOLSON WRIGHT. 1 Absent on leave. Phi Gamma Delta. Delta Xi Chapter Established 1886. Prater in Facultatc. FLETCHER BASCOM DRESSLER, Ph. D. Hastings College of Law. LLOYD BALDWIN. OLIVER DIBBLE. WILLIAM DURBROW. WILLIAM EDE. Seniors. HENRY WALTER GIBBONS. WILLIAM HART HOUSTON. STUART LAMAR RAWLINGS. Junior. CHARLES STUART TRIPLER. Sophomores. DAVID MCCLURE GREGORY. WILLIAM HORSLEY ORRICK. MURRAY SCOTT ORRICK. Freshmen. PHILIP TUGGLE CLAY. JOHN MEUX. HENRY O ' RILEY PIXLEY. ALFRED DIXON FLAW. MOULTON WARNER. Absent on leave. 64 Kappa Alpha Thcta. (Established 1870.) Omega Chapter Established 1890. Sorores in Urbe. MRS. ANSON STILES BLAKE (ANITA SVMMES) ' 94. MRS. GEORGE E. COLBY (EUGENIA LANDSTROM) ' 95. MRS. WALTER MORRIS HART (AGNES BORLAND) ex- ' oo. MRS. CHARLES A. KEELER (LOUISE BUNNELL) ex- ' 94. MRS. FREDERICK H. SEARES (MABEL URMV) fr. MRS. W. S. TANGIER SMITH (RUTH HOBSON) ' 90. MAUD SUTTON, ex- ' 97. Law Department. JESSIE E. WATSON, ' 92. NINA MARTIN, Post Graduates. CECELIA RAYMOND, ' 95. EDNAH HARMON WICKSON, ' 98. Seniors. EDITH BONNELL. MANIE MACCUBBIN KENT. FANNY GUSHING STONE. MARY INGLE BENTLEY. ANNA RUTH WILDER. ELSIE LUCY BURR. ISABEL BLANCHARD GODIN. Juniors. ELSIE MAUD GUTHRIE. GERTRUDE DOROTHY LA MOTTE. KATHERINE RAY WICKSON. LENA MAY MACAULAY. MINNIE RAY WILSON. Sophomores. AGNES FRISIUS. ANNA RUTH HAMMOND. Freshmen. AMY SYLVIA FURLONG. KATHARINE CORDELIA BUNNELL. MARY POWELL. GRACE JOSEPHINE BOGGS. MABEL FLORETTA JORDAN. EDITH SELBY. KATHERINE FORMAN SMITH. Absent on leave. 65 Sigma Nu. Beta Psi Chapter Established 1892. Prater in Facilitate. HARRY H. HIRST, ' 96. Fratres in Urbe. JOHN SLATER PARTRIDGE, ' 92. FREDERICK A . DENICKE, ' 94. MARVIN CURTIS, ' 93. WM. H. HOLLIS, ' 96. PHILIP WEBER TOMPKINS, ' 94. CLARENCE Louis FEUSIER, ' 96. Medical Department. CHESTER H. WOOLSEY. ROBT. E. BRADEN. WM. HARVEY. WALTER M. C. DICKIE. Dental Department. EARL E. ROGERS. Law Department. JOHN RUSH BAIRD. Seniors. JAMES CONWAY HIDEN EDWARDS. HORACE WILCOX MORGAN. BIRNEY H. DONNELL. ERNEST HENRY DENICKE. HUGH McCoLL WEBSTER. Juniors. JOHN BOAK McNAB. JOHN MAURICE O ' BRIEN. HENRY KNICKERBOCKER FISH. HENRY THOMAS ROONEY. HOWARD WILLIAM SQUIRES. GEORGE CLARKE BRIGGS. PERCY HAROLD BOOTH. Du RAY SMITH, JR. WM. LORD DRAKE. Sophomores. Freshmen. LLOYD ALVIN PICOTTE. DONALD THOMPSON BAKER. ALFRED ERNEST BRUNE. WARREN W. W. SMITH. Graduated Christmas. Absent on leave. Gamma Phi Beta. Eta Chapter Established April I?, 1894 Sorores in Urbe. MRS. Louis THEODORE HENGSTLER. GIRLIE JESSAMINE ELSTON. ANNA MARIA LANDSTROM. Medical Department V T IDA REDINGTON, B. S., ' 95. Post Graduates. GRACE DARLING WILSON, B. L., ' 95. EDITH SUMXER BYXBEE, B. S., ' 96. ELIZABETH SANDERSON, Ph. B., ' 97. Seniors. FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE EWING. FLORENCE WILCOX STONE. ELIZABETH ROTHERMEL. KATHARINE STACK. MARGARET WEBB. CHARLOTTE MIGNON HOFFMANN. Juniors. FRANCES HAMMEL GEARHART. HELEN M. COLLIER. MABEL LUCINDA WILLIAMS. MAUDE REX ALLEN. MARY BESS GRAHAM. EDNA GEARHART. GRACE EMILY FISH. Sophomores. MARGARET FRANCES HILL. LOUISE KELLOGG. HELEN LOUISE MARTIN. ALMA M. BROWN. M. EVELYN GLENN. INEZ SHIPPEE. Freshmen. EDNA FAITH WYCKOFF. ZENA ALLISON WEST. EDNA WARNER. ' Degree conferred December, 1699. Sigma Alpha Epsilon. California Beta Chapter Established November 24, 1894- Post Graduate. HUGH S. HERSMAN. Seniors. DONALD MCLAREN. NEVILLE RICHMOND BAUGH. FRED. HARMON HUFFMAN. Juniors. JAMES CLARENCE SPERRY. GEORGE WILHELM. JOHN ALLEN REID. WILLIAM EDWARD SAUER. JAMES WILLIAM ELY. RICHARD ERNEST HYDE. ROBERT BELCHER. Sophomores. FRED. HAROLD FREMAN. WILLIAM Ross CHILDS. JAME-S BENNETT SOUTHARD. CHARLES FRANCIS HOLMAN. Freshmen. FRANK ELMO ELY. FOREST B. CALDWELL. ELWOOD JAMES WOODBURN. RALPH LAROSE PHELPS. Absent on leave. Chi Psi. Alpha Delta Delta Established 1895. Fratres in Urbe. HORACE DAVIS, e ' 48. j. K. MCLEAN, n ' 58. S. C. BIGELOW, ' 45. A. D. MOORE, A ' 52. Law Department. CHARLES FRANCIS CRAIG. Seniors. PERRY EVANS. FRANCIS ELBERT MONAGHAN. WILBUR FREEMAN CARPENTER. Juniors. CHARLES GAMMON HUSE FRANK WARNER PHELPS. Sophomores. JOHN SELBY HANNA. ALVIN EMIL HORNLEIN. GEORGE ARTHUR SHERMAN. LESTER SARON LAUGHLIN. Freshman. JOHN HENRY COOPER. Absent on leave. 69 Kappa Alpha. Alpha Xi Chapter Established 1895. Fratres in Facilitate. E. B. McGiLVARY, Ph. D., Asst. Prof, of Logic. THOS. W. PAGE, Asst. Prof, of Hist, and Economics. Fratres in Urbe. WALTER G. BONTA. WALTER L. THOMAS. REV. JOHN HANNON. ROBERT H. TURNER. ALLEN M. YONGE. M. C. JAMES. Law Department. LAWRENCE T. WAGNER. CHESTER W. JUDSON. BROOKE WRIGHT. WILLIAM B. CRAIG. Seniors. MELVILLE DOZIER. Louis FRANCIS EATON. BARTLETT LEE THANE. FRANCIS CHARLIER PACHE. Juniors. JAMES RAY WHIPPLE. CHARLES EDWIN REITH. Sophomores. FREDERICK WARREN CANFIELD. ALBERT MARION WALSH. CHARLES KRAUTH MOSER. JOHN W. S. BUTLER. CARL RICHARD HINZ. EDISON z. SEITZ. Freshmen. LEWIS ALBERT KLING. TYRRELL LATHAN HAMLIN. 70 Delta Upsilon. (Established 1834.) California Chapter Established March 13, 1896. Fratres in Facilitate. HON. STEPHEN J. FIELD, L. L. D., Hastings College of Law. PROF. ALEXIS F. LANGE, Ph. D. HERBERT MULLER HOPKINS, Ph. D. Fratres in L ' rbe. SILVANUS D. WATERMAN, Bowdoin ' 61. HUBERT COKE WYCKOFF, U. C. ' 96. ALFRED CLARENCE WYCKOFF, U. C. ' 97. JAMES ARTHUR ELSTON, U. C. ' 97. Law Department FRANCIS HERBERT DAM, U. C. ' 96. FRANK LANGUESWORTHY ARGALL, U. C. ' 96. Graduate Students. ROY FRYER, U. C. ' 98. CHARLES HIRAM HARWOOD, U. C. ' 96. Seniors. HARRY ARLYN LINSCOTT. CHARLES EDMUND FRYER. THOMAS SIDNEY ELSTON. RALPH CHANDLER DANIELS. Juniors. CARLETON HUBBEL PARKER. WILLIAM ADAMS SHELDON. NOEL HUNT GARRISON. ROLAND LETTS OLIYER. EDWARD GERHART KUSTER. ROBERT HILLIARD COLLINS. HAROLD CORNELIUS BRADLEY. RAY HOWELL. BENJAMIN FRANKLIN DRIVER. EDWIN LETTS OLIVER. RAY WHITMAN SIMONDS. Sophomores. NATHAN MONTGOMERY MORAN. FREDERICK EDMUND COOLEY. FRANK GEORGE GOODENOW. WILLIAM BUCKHOUT GREELEY. Freshmen. HAROLD HEATHCOTE HARVEY. WILLIAM ARTHUR POWELL. JAMES ROY PINKHAM. JOHN MURRAY KENDALL. CLIFTON HOWARD TRACY. GEORGE BENJAMIN LORENZ. CHALLEN ROGERS PARKER. ARCHIE MAYNARD PRATT. t on leave. 71 Kappa Kappa Gamma. Pi Chapter Established May 22, 1880. Re-established August 5, 1897- Sorores in Urbe. EDYTH L. ADAMS. ANNA EDMONDS. GEORGIA L. BARKER. MRS. ALEXIS LANGE, B A. FANNY M. MCLEAN. Post Graduates. MARY ELIZABETH BELL. FLORENCE MAY JONES. ELEANOR VANDERBILT BENNET. EDITH VALERIE HENRICI. LUTIE ADELE RUCH. RUTH LAWRENCE RISING. Seniors. ETHELYND HARRIET MCCLYMONDS. ALICE STUART RISING. ALICE HUMPHREYS. GEORGIANA CARDON. ETHEL BEAVER CATTON. ANNIE MARIE JENNINGS. EMMA ELIZABETH MOFFAT. HELEN POWELL. Juniors. Sophomores. Freshmen. MABEL FRANCIS RUCH. ELLA VIOLA PATTIANI. EVA POWELL. MARY ISABELLE STOCKTON. MARION RAMON WILSON. ANNABEL ELISE WENZELBERGER. T2 Delta Tau Delta. Beta Omega Chapter Established February 5, 1898. Fratrts in Facilitate. Assoc. PROF. ARMIN O. LEUSCHNER, Ph. D., Berlin, ' 97; .i ' 88. KENDRIC C. BABCOCK, Ph.D., Harvard ' 96; BH " 89. Prater in L ' rbc. PHILIP RAWTHMALL THAYER. i Post Graduate. JOHN JAMES WHITE. Seniors. DAVID RAYMOND CURTISS. WAYNE MCCLOUD. PERCY WALLER HALL. THOMAS WILLIAM MCPHERSON. EARLE COOK SWAN. Juniors. HERBERT WILMARTH BAILEY. MAXWELL LATHAM MCCOLLOUGH. PERCIVAL DOLMAN. ERNEST WARNER OLIVER. Sophomores. ALEXANDER COLT. BENTON ALVIN HAMMOND. RALPH HAMILTON CURTISS. EDWIN MERITT RECTOR. Freshmen. HERBERT SAMUEL BONI FIELD. RUSSELL SEVERANCE SPRINGER. CLARK CARL CRYSTAL. RAYMOND PATTERSON WHEELOCK. Absent on leave. : Skull and Keys. NELSON ANDREW ECKART. STEWART LAMAR RAWLINGS. ARTHUR SEWALL CHESEBROUGH. HENRY FRANCIS BRIZARD. HAROLD SHAKSPEAR SYMMES. WILLIAM DURBROW. DUNCAN MCDUFFIE. THOMAS SIDNEY ELSTON. HORATIO STEBBINS BONESTELL. GEO. M. Seniors. WILLIAM C. DE FREMERY. BARTLETT LEE THANE. THOMAS BISHOP. WILLIAM HART HOUSTON. WILLIAM EDE, JR. RENO H. HUTCHINSON. DONALD MCLAREN. HENRY WALTER GIBBONS. KARL F. HOFFMAN. MOTT, JR. WILLIAM W. MEIN. WILLIAM A. S. FOSTER. EUGENE ELBERT HEWLETT. Juniors. JOHN BOAK McNAB. WILLIAM KENNEDY WHITE. JACK D. HOFFMANN. BUTLER B. MINOR. 74 Thcta Nu Epsilon. Honorary Members. GARRETT COCHRAN, Princeton ' 98. GEORGE LYELL CADWALADER, Yale ' 01. Seniors. ARTHUR S. CHESEBROUGH. DONALD MCLAREN. THOMAS P. BISHOP. H. W. GIBBONS. HENRY F. BRIZARD. NELSON A. ECKHART. WILLIAM DURBROW. HORATIO S. BONESTELL. WILLIAM H. HOUSTON. JAMES F. CONKLIN. FREDERICK H. HUFFMAN. Juniors. WILLIAM A. S. FOSTER. ARTHUR W. GOODFELLOW. GEORGE H. WILHELM. WILLIAM K. WHITE. EUGENE E. HEWLETT. Sophomores. i. .. AC ? ?:x = i KS V.T e.z, n ffi. T. 2.. StnKvz IJ-i-o -E.yO;;;=xx$??Mv. 3..xx?(a.b.c) .1 ? ??xx=T.c.o. Co. HTM. X4.S.n.p = =o!!C. fo -f ?) - Cms Mj A p. -f - Ms= Q 235 $$C siii VAS $ H =c (oo ) s::ttnUerb 77 Phi Kappa Psi. California Gamma Chapter Established April 15, 1899- ROSCOE LEE LOGAN. CARL SCHILLING. Seniors. LLOYD NUDD SCOTT. WESLEY BARTLETT SCOTT. EARLE ALMERON STONE. Juniors. JAMES JOSEPH KLINE. HARLEY MARION LEETE. JOSEPH VINCENT DE LAVEAGA. GEORGE HERBERT MASTERS. FILLMORE WHITE. Sophomores. THOMAS HENRY EMERSON. HUGH MCCOSKEY LOVE. EDWARD THOMAS FORD. HERBERT TURBITT MOORE. Freshmen. GROVER CHESTER NOBLE. 78 Sauer Bawl. Founded 1899- Fratres in Facilitate. PROFESSOR GEORGE HOLMES Howisox. PROFESSOR EDWARD BULL CLAPP. PROFESSOR THOMAS FREDERICK SAXFORD. PROFESSOR HEXRV THOMAS ARDLEV. CHARLES PALMER XOTT. ARTHUR WELLIXGTOX GRAY. Post Graduates. JAMES HOPPER. EVERETT JOHN BROWX. Seniors. EARLE COOKE SWAN. RALPH CHANDLER DANIELS. ARTHUR SEWALL CHESEBROUGH. CHARLES EDMUND FRYER. CARL SCHILLING. HAROLD SHAKSPEAR SYMMES. Juniors. HARRISON SIDNEY ROBINSON. NOEL HUNT GARRISON. PERCIVAL DOLMAN. JESSE VERTXER MENDENHALL. ERNEST WARXER OLIVER. GEORGE WILHELM. WILLIAM BOUTWELL ROBINSON DUXLAP. Sophomores. ELIAS MARCUS HECHT. FRAXK LEXNEX MULGREW. WALTER NETTLETOX FRICKSTAD. DEMETRIUS ALEXAXDER GORDEXKER. ARTHUR BAIXBRIDGE TARPEY. Freshmen. MOXROE EMAXUEL DEUTCH. BEX WEISER REED. PAUL FERGUsst ' X. JOHN JEWETT EARLE. ' Absent on permanent leave. In Memoriam. HELENA STACK COLLEGE OF LETTERS CLASS OF 1899 APRIL 23, 1898 FRED GOTHE JACOBS COLLEGE OF CHEMISTRY CLASS OF 1900 ON TRANSPORT " SCANDIA " HAROLD CLIFTON SUKEFORTH COLLEGE OF SOCIAL SCIENCES CLASS OF 1900 DECEMBER 12, 1898 80 Athletic Review. I HE University of California is becoming imbued with the idea that careful, thorough, and systematic organization of her athletic teams will lead to an un- broken list of victories. Triumphs on the collegiate gridiron, cinderpath and diamond are no longer won by the meteoric ability of an athletic genius, who in times past has individually performed the work of an entire team and brought victory where defeat seemed inevitable. For years California ' s athletic career consisted in the development of a star a Ransome or a Hall and not in the training of an entire team banded together with a unity of purpose. Last Thanksgiving, when Captain Hall led his men on the field, he was the same brilliant player upon whom California had showered all her praises ; but instead of having to perform the work of eleven men, Captain Hall was one of eleven stars, each capable of doing his share toward the desired goal. Our Track Team was a conspicuous example of what a thoroughly organized team can do administering to Stanford one of the worst defeats she has ever known. Our baseball nine showed more team work, and resembled a real baseball team more than any that ever represented the Blue and Gold. The scores of the last series well show that even after the games were over it would be very difficult for an unbiased person to pick the better team. During the last three years the result of the intercollegiate tennis games has never been in doubt, for Stanford has not been in the same class with California in this sport. It is to be hoped that, since our rival has some good material in this branch now, the annual tennis match will be more closely contested. Of the four athletic contests of the year, California won three by such scores that even the most ardent Stanford enthusiast must hang his head in silence at the mention of tennis, track and football. In regard to baseball well they won. We have always fared well in the spring contests, but a victory in the ball, in what Stanford has always chosen to remind us was the recognized college sport of America, has been the goal of California ' s athletic ambition. Our hopes were realized on Thanksgiving day, 1898, far beyond our expectations. With Percy Hall on the field and Garrett Cochran on the side lines, California ' s goal was never in danger. Let every loyal student, that ever came to Berkeley, always hold dear the name of Garrett Cochran, the coach, and Percy Hall, the captain of California ' s first victorious team. On Christmas day, our team, without any practice since Thanksgiving, demon- strated by the score of 27 to to the people of the Northwest that California pos- sesses the best football team ever produced on the coast. The last season was an important one to Berkeley, but the coming season will be of far more importance. We have shown that it is possible for California to win, but we have a more arduous task before us this year. A defeat in 1899 would show that last year ' s victory was due to the laws of chance at last California ' s turn. A victory will show that, though California sustained defeat after defeat she worked with in- domitable courage, and that the game last year, instead of being California ' s turn to win, was California ' s right to win by her own efforts. Having tasted the glories of victory, and knowing the causes that lead thereto, California should leave nothing to her rival save the memories of victories long gone by. EVERETT J. BROWN. 82 Athletic Association of the University of California. L URING the year athletics at the University have been placed on a firmer basis and their management made more business-like by the reorganization of the A. A. U. C. By the new constitution, any of the graduates, undergraduates, or faculty may become members of the Association by paying the current dues. A paid and bonded treasurer is given the custody of the moneys of the Association, and required to publish approxi- mate reports monthly, and to make complete reports to the Executive Committee in February and September. The various branches of athletic activity are brought into harmony by the centralization of control in the Executive Committee, to whom all managers are responsible. This committee is composed of the president, secretary, treasurer and various managers, all elected by the Association ; the captains, elected by the teams; a representative from the Boat Club, and the Director of Physical Culture. During the year the Association h as had Mr. Garrett Cochran and Mr. Joe Corbett as coaches for the football and baseball teams respectively, and Mr. Al. Lean as trainer. Officers of the Association: President, R. H. HUTCHINSON, ' 99. Secretary, DUNCAN McDcFFiE, " 99. Treasurer, IRVING C. ALLEN, ' 99. Faculty Representative, GEO. C. EDWARDS, " 73. Football Manager, I. J. MUMA, ' 00. Baseball Manager, X. A. ECKAKT, ' 99. Track Manager, P. J. FRANKLIN, ' 99. Tennis Manager, E. A. STONE, ' 99. Football Captain, J. R. WHIPPLE, ' 00. Baseball Captain, DONALD MCLAREN, 99. Track Captain, J. D. HOFFMANN, W Boat Club Representative, ROY FRYER, 99. Director of Physical Culture, W. E. MAGEE. Garrett Cochran, the Coach. THE sun setting in the west ; the vague melancholy of dusk creeping over the campus. From the field the rush and precipitated tramp of feet ; the dull thud of body against body ; smothered exclamations and, rising at times, a shrill cry : " Harder ! Harder! " The men are tired; the practice has been long and hard. But they know they are nearing the end and are playing now with the vision of the grateful drip of the showers on their burning, pounded bodies. Harder ! Harder ! Spurred on by this cry, which seems to have singular effect on them, the Varsity tears and bounds through the second eleven and over the line. From the bleachers, slightly drawling with the melancholy of the dying day, male voices rise softly : Here ' s to you, Garry Cochran, here ' s to you, my jovial friend ! A brilliantly lighted hall, festooned in blue and gold. A glittering table strewn with golden-hued chrysanthemums. Around the table thirty stalwart men, aglow with some nameless joy, terrible in its intensity; good, strong, square faces, ornamented here and there by a black eye or a skinned nose. The skinned noses glow with joy, and even the black eyes are resplendent. One feels a suppressed ebullition of boundless enthusiasm and joy and exultation. At the head of the table an empty chair, the center of expectant attention. The glasses are full of liquid gold, untouched as yet. A cry from the door : " There he comes ! " He enters. Thirty men jump to their feet, the glasses rise in a tinkle and, deep, rumbling with suppressed emotion, out of tune but terribly in earnest, a roar rises : Here ' s to you, Garry Cochran, here ' s to you, my jovial friend ! This is the secret of his success : He united all, faculty and student-body ; man and woman; prof., student, co-ed, dig, bum, janitor, police all in one cry: " Here ' s to you, Garry Cochran ! " And to you, Garry Cochran, the football men gave all their strength and ardor and self-sacrifice to be welded by you into a force irresistible. And to you, Garry Cochran, the college gave enthusiasm and faith unbounded. But how did he determine such a movement ? Well, first, for the football men I will answer : H e k n e w we had unbounded faith in his ability to lead us to victory. Garry was not a vulgar, physical athlete. He had raised the game to a science. The style of play, the formations, the slightest action of each man were based on scientific principles. He was a rare combination of thought and action. Living during the French Revolution, he would have become a Ney or a Murat. He knew and hence we had faith. He was our Napoleon. Secondly, I will answer for both the football men and the college at large : He was one of us. His ardent love for old Princeton, the spirit which had led him to play in the Yale game with a broken shoulder, was too vast to confine itself to mere pensive memories. It needed to vent itself in action. No longer able to love Princeton actively, he transferred part of this unbounded love to California, where this spirit could act. As he said himself, " A man has only one Alma Mater. Mine is Princeton, but she has a sister and that is California. " He had more college spirit for California than any of us. He did not flash past us with a sneer of contempt and a crack of the whip and off again without leaving a trace of his passage. He sympathized with our disappoint- ments, our past disasters and our hopes. He did not think it ridiculous to have been unsuccessful. He felt our past defeats as keenly as any of us and put the whole of his indomitable energy to the task of retrieving the name of California. Add to this more personal qualities which made him the idol of the football men inflexible justice; the kindness and patience of the true gentleman; a father-like solicitude to our needs, and perhaps you will know Garry Cochran. I doubt it: JAMES HOPPER. c " ' I i T o 1 If wtr- s 5 O j u 2 .2 !f bt s 3 = . OR the first time in its history the BLUE AND GOLD can, in summing up the football season, credit California with the larger end of the score in both Varsity and Freshman games. This year has shown us the inestimable value of team work on the part of both football men and students at large. Without detracting in the least from the honor due our victorious team, it is safe to say that, without the support given by the student body, the score would have been less one-sided. Throughout the entire season, there has been that harmony between captain, managers, coaches and players which has been such a lamentable minus quantity in our previous football history. The causes of the successful season lie, to a great extent, in the conscientious work of Captain Hall, and in the efficient coaching of Garrett Cochran, neither of whom have spared themselves in the least in making the football season of ' 98 what it was, a success. Captain, - - - PERCY W. HALL Manager, - - - E. J. BROWN Asst. Manager, - I. J. MUMA Coach, - - - - GARRETT COCHRAN Sub-Coaches, - - CADWALADER, Hum- Trainer, - - - - AL. LEAN The Team. Full Back KAARSBURG Right Half SMITH Left Half HALL Quarter THANE Right End WOMBLE Left End CRAIG Substitutes. DUNBAR, HOOPER, KERFOOT, HOPPER, ALBERTSON, McNAB, WOLF, HILL. MASTERS, Right Tackle PRINGLE Right Guard GREISBERG Center CORNISH Left Guard ATHEARN Left Tackle... ..W r HiPPLE BARNES, 022-0 , HE long season ' s training had drawn to a close. The eleven which would play in the great Thanksgiving game had been chosen. The boys had all trained hard and faithfully, and up to this evening, the evening before the game, we had, as we were told, with an unequaled coach and captain, made ' an unparalleled record. We had not been scored against during the season. But it was this very fact that made us rather doubtful of the next day ' s issue. We had started in with too good luck. Despite our twen- tieth century ideas, we could not drive the thought from us that, perhaps, at best, this good luck had been but a ruse of Providence whereby we might be the more severely defeated on the morrow. I remember very well the fate of one un- fortunate member of the training quarters, who inadvertently chanced to make a remark intimating our probable to- morrow ' s defeat. He had no more than spoken the words when a dozen or more frowning faces were turned toward him, which indicated more plainly than words that his silence was preferable to the jingle of his empty cranium. The night was spent at the training quarters. We were to retire at 8:30. As we parted to go to bed, every fellow made it a point to aver that he was not nervous in the least, but it was clearly evident, by his reversed attitude, as it were, toward things in general, that his mind was not alto- gether at rest. You can imagine how we rested. Those of us that were not making touch-downs were kicking goals, tackling Murphy or some other unhappy member of that " Quad-nurt- ured " team. As for myself, I am quite sure that I never broke through PR1NGI.K AND WHll ' PLE. 90 so many lines, or blocked so many kicks, in one night before ; far more than I ever did while I trod on terra firma, instead of airy nothingness. The next morning the boys were all down to breakfast bright and early some of them at four, but they were not in the least nervous. After breakfast we went for a walk. Now, perhaps, some of my readers will smile at the idea of any one, in our day, becoming superstitious. But superstition is as much a part of a man ' s make-up as any other feeling. Do what you will to suppress it, it will " out. " The first person we met, as we went out that morning, was a " coon. " No sooner had the darky come into sight, than our captain and two others, with all the gravity of monks, immediately removed their caps and proceeded to spit in them three times; meanwhile the ' coon ' went merrily on his way, little conscious of the consternation he had caused. Just what this expectora- tive process signified has always remained a mystery to me ; but, at the time, I had no difficulty in admit- ting to myself that was the proper thing to do, on such an oc- casion, especially since the captain did it. After the walk we were told that the coach would like to see each one of us privately. In we filed, one by one, for our tete-a-tete with every man, as he came out, had a much graver air than when he went in. My turn came at last. Just what the coach said in detail I can not remember, but at any rate, the impor- tance of my position was thoroughly im- pressed upon me, and I was made to understand that the success or failure of to-day ' s game de- pended entirely on me. With this con- viction I left the coach. I was sur- prised to find after- wards that it was with a similar con- viction that every other member of the team left him. Garry. I noticed that Not long after this interview we took the electric cars for Oakland and boarded the little steam launch Reliance, which had been hired that we might avoid the general crowd. There was a heavy sea on that day, and, of course, for one of our number to get seasick, just before the game, was a rather serious matter. None of us were particularly afraid of this except our right end. He was sure he would be sick. Poor fellow ! He got across alright, but between his imagination and the actual rolling of the vessel the peristaltic movements were not easily kept in control. After a quarter of an hour ' s hard jolting through the streets of San Francisco, we were safely landed in the dressing rooms of Recreation Park. A large crowd had 91 already collected on the bleachers, as the game had been called for 2 p. M., and it was now past one. But there was still something for us, before we should make our appearance on the gridiron. The coach took a position in the middle of the room and started to speak to us. This speech no, not speech, appeal may seem cold, even laughable to you now, but if you had heard it as it came from a man whose lips trembled, whose eyes were dimmed with emotion and earnestness, perhaps your opinion would be different. Here is the appeal, as best I can reproduce it : " Boys, this is the opportunity of your lives. A grander opportunity to immortalize your names, to stamp them indelibly upon the pages of the history of your University, has never been given you. For eight long years have those lobster-backs made you bite the dust. It is your turn now. Make them bite, and bite hard. Play, every one of you, until you drop in your tracks ; and when you can ' t play any longer, we ' ll put another man in your place. If you are repulsed once, come at them again, harder. Just think what it means ! Here are twenty thousand people to watch you ! Your whole college is here, and they expect you to win. " (Here his voice commenced to grow husky.) " Some of you have mothers and fathers and sisters here to-day. Yes, boys, some of you have sweethearts here, who are wishing and praying that you may win. Play, fellows, play for their sakes. Let your motto be, ' Hit ' em again, harder, harder ! ' " To say that this talk had moved us would be to put it too mildly. Every fellow in that Eleven, as he got up to go on to the gridiron, did so with a firm determi- nation, deep down in his heart, to win that game or die. And who would not have died for his University that day? But all this valor and loyalty was soon to be severely shaken. As we went out to line up on the gridiron, for signal practice, before the game, we could see our opponents at the other end of the field. My ! how big they looked ! How quickly they went through their signals ! How Murphy could kick that ball ! They had won for eight years ; what was going to stop them now ? Let me assure you that I, for one, almost wished that I were home, and that such a game as football had never been invented. By some inexplicable way, when first we lined up, the right guard was playing left and the left right. It was some time before we realized what was wrong, and with considerable chagrin proceeded to straighten ourselves out. I also noted that, when the game was called, my knees suddenly commenced to play tag ; indeed, they played so hard, I found it difficult to walk steadily. Whether I was the only one affected in this way, I know not, but at all events quite a number ex- pressed themselves as having been unable to hold on to the ball, and such things as that. But three or four downs sufficed to knock all this unsteadiness out of us. The game was called ; things were progressing nicely. We had worked the pig-skin down to Stanford ' s two-yard line. It surely looked as if we were about to demonstrate to our opponents that eight years of defeat had not made nine- pins of us after all. But just here, and in less time than it takes me to write it, we lost the ball. Murphy, Stanford ' s famous quarterback, had gotten the ball on a fumble and was going toward our goal with the speed of a hare, with Hall and Smith close behind him. Our hearts turned sick ! Despair was pictured in our faces ! Were all our efforts to be in vain ? Would Hall overtake him ? Such 92 were the thoughts which crowded themselves upon us in quick succession, as we stood there bewilderedly gazing on a race, to us, as it were, between life and death. The wild cheers from the rooters, which always greet the football player ' s ear more sweetly than the music of the spheres, were the answer to our questions. After a run of eighty yards, Hall had downed the Stanford hero. With renewed vigor we took up the work again. Our opponents made a noble struggle to advance the ball, but were compelled to yield. Slowly, but irresistibly, we carried the ball toward the red-shirts ' goal, ending the first half with a score, in our favor, of 6 to 0. The interim between the halves was spent in repairs and congratulations. Our coach Cochran tried to frown and say, " Harder, boys, ATHKARN, CORNISH AND C,K KISIJKKG. harder! " Even Professor Magee felt that he must relieve himself. He politely begged our pardon (which we granted) for using forcible language in commenting on the half, then proceeded to avail himself of his opportunity. I can no better describe the sensation produced by the smiling face of Cadwalader than to say that it burst forth on us with the pleasing effect of a water-melon, with a slice taken out of it ; while his affectionate love-pats fairly made you gasp for breath. The second half was much to our opponents ' discredit. California had grown confident at Stanford ' s expense. Three or four of Stanford ' s best men had been forced to retire, for reasons, perhaps, more potent than they dared to admit. All this tended to encourage our boys. Aside from Al. Lean ' s threat to thrash the umpire, the half was hardly exciting. When the official dared to interfere with 94 our spunky, little trainer in the proper performance of his duties, he was promptly answered something like this : " You go to ! I ' ll wrap Percy Hall ' s ankle whether you like it or not. See? " It is needless to add that Al. wrapped the ankle. Outside of this little episode, the half was but a successi on of touch- downs. The wild yelling, mingled with weeping and wailing, together with the figures on the pected, but score board, 22 we might as formance would honor of this vic- seem quite natu- KAARSBBRO AND THANE. tor y with the ral, even ex- silent and un- pretentious worker, who never lost hope in the team, as a whole, and took every opportunity to cheer us on to better work. FRED G. ATHEARX. Palms of Victory. What will we do to the Stanfordites Thanksgiving Day ? We ' ll celebrate, then, on that night, After we play. We now declare that our hoodoo ' s gone. Cochran is here ! Hit ' era again, boys ! Hit ' em again, boys ! Harder ! ! CHORUS: Palms of Victory ! Palms of Glory ! Palms of Victory we shall win ! How do you think well feel that night ? Anything but cross ! What will the Red shirts have to say, After their loss ? Fill them a bumper to the brim, For we have won ! Do it again, boys ! Do it again, boys ! Often!! CHORUS : Palms of Victory ! Palms of Glory ! Palms of Victory we have won ! Varsity Games -Season of 1898. October 1. California, 17 Olympic, 0. Played at Recreation Grounds, San Francisco. Olympics find our line impregnable. Fast work by our backs. October 8. California, 4 Washington Volunteers, 0. Campus too muddy for fast playing. October 13. California, 44 Washington Volunteers, 0. Familiar score, 44 to 0, betokened just what it was a walk-over. Team work begins to be developed. October 15. California 16 Olympic Played at Recrea- tion Grounds. Prin- cipal features of game were off-side plays and pugilistic efforts on the part of the club-men. October 18. California 33 Kansas Vols... Played on Campus. October 31. California Iowa Vols Campus game. Huge crowd. Nov- elties in rooting. Bunco tactics of Iowa fail to get the game. Magnificent defensive work by Thane. WOMBLE AND CRAIG. November 4. California 51 St. Mary ' s Kaarsburg scores a field goal from the 35-yard line. November 12. California 5 Olympic 5 Varsity scored against for first time in the season. Exceptionally fine work by Percy Hall. Played at Recrea- tion Grounds. November 24. California 22 Stanford Thanksgiving day game played at Rec- reation Grounds. Perfect day, attend- ance 18,000. Team work by California responsible for the score. You know the rest. December 26. California, 27 Multonomah, 0. Played at Portland, Oregon. Last game of the great season of ' 98. Our team- play a revelation to the Northerners. We become the Coast Champions. Scores of Former Intercollegiate Games. February 22, 1892 10 to 14 November 29, 1894 to 6 December 22, 1892 10 to 10 November 27, 1895 6 to 6 November 30, 1893 6 to 6 November 26, 1896 to 20 November 25, 18970 to 28 96 Freshman Football. I I ORE attention has been given to the cultivation of team work than ever before, and a glance at the victories secured by the Freshman team will show that the extra effort was not lost. The game put up by the Freshmen often approached Varsity form, and, in the contest with the Stanford Freshmen, they set a mark, above which the Varsity team did well to go. Although much praise is to be bestowed on Cochran for their successes, too much cannot be said in commendation of the work of Captain Smith, who gave the team much of his own fearless and dashing style of play. ' 98 Freshman Team. Captain, WARREN SMITH. Former Scores. California Freshmen vs. Stanford Freshmen. 1894 6toO 1895 44toO 18% 4 to 14 1897... .. 8 to 16 CAPTAIN WARREN SMITH. Freshman Games. Full Back MORE Right Half SMITH Left Half LIPPMAN Quarter KINZIE Right End HILL Right Tackle HANSEN Right Guard CLAY Center DUDEN Left Guard CAMPBELL Left Tackle... ALBERTSON Left End WOMBLE Substitutes : BUTLER, SCHUSTER, BISHOP, KING. .St. Matthews, October 5 Freshmen, 20 Played on Campus. Fine work by Freshmen backs. October 11 Freshmen, 5 Light Weight Olympic, A Campus game, in which star work was done by More, both in running and punting. October 19 Freshmen, 15 Belmont, Preps, were outclassed. October 29 Freshmen, 21 Stanford Freshmen, Played at Recreation Grounds. The team work of Freshmen was in all respects worthy of a Varsity team. Stanford was outclassed, her team making their distance but once. 97 I HE season of 1898 was certainly a most successful one for the Track Team. Replete throughout with splendid per- formances, it found a fitting close in the memorable 88 to 38 victory over Stanford, and in the winning on April 30 of the championship of the Pacific Coast. The University Field-day of April 2 will long be remembered for the high standard of its performances. On this occasion Hoffman replaced Dole ' s coast record by vault- ing eleven feet ; Walsh made a University record of 7 minutes 24 seconds in the walk, and Brought on one of 22 feet 9 inches in the broad jump. In the Intercollegiate Field-day he added half an inch to this, and in the Championship Field-day set a new coast record of 23 feet 4 inches. Another notable performance of the year was Drum ' s great record of 342 5 seconds for the 314|-yard circuit of the track. No student at California is likely ever to forget the Intercollegiate Field-day of ' 98 : Drum ' s easy victories and the final burying of Brunton ; Carroll ' s gritty game-leg running ; Westerfeld ' s graceful sharing of honors with his sick team-mate, Walsh ; the total eclipse of Stanford ' s heavy men, and 88 to 38; these, surely, are for college immortality. The team trained regularly during the autumn of ' 98, a few informal try-outs concluding the work. Track Team of 1899- J. D. HOFFMAN, P. J. FRANKLIN, Captain. Manager. (i lj Sprints BISHOP, BROUGHTON, DRUM, HINZ, HUSSEY, SIMONDS, WOOLSEY. Distances I. ALLEN, GUSTAFSON, MCCONAUGHER, POWELL, SQUIRES, TREFETHEN, WARNICK. Hurdles BAKEWELL, WARNICK, WOOLSEY. Walk G. ALLEN, DELASHMUTT, SKAIFE, TULLY, WALSH. High Jump BAKEWELL, HOFFMAN, PACHE, POWELL, SERVICE. Broad Jump BROUGHTON, PARKER, SERVICE. Pole Vault HOFFMAN. Shot Put BISHOP, WOOLSEY, GREISBERG. Hammer Throw GREISBERG, PLAW, SMITH. EfGEXE E. TREFETHEX. FRED J. GREISBERG. 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B o 1 J S _= 3 JS ts C 3 B c -i r 7 ; " " c ;e o o 3 2 tv 0. O u t- x 3 " o till _ _ _ = = = = -i S: s i-l = = 5 tt e C 3 , 2 1 " 1 - " = Basket Ball. P. ' REVIOUS numbers of the BLUE AND GOLD have been unanimously quiet upon this subject, and indeed the sport itself is not .very prominent among College interests. The basket ball players make little noise in College between games and the manage- ment has not made very vigorous endeavors to bring the game to the notice of the College as a whole. We think the apathy of the men students in regard to the game has been overestimated, and that, if a determined effort were made, a number of them would be found to have sufficient College spirit to purchase tickets and attend the games. Although the indoor pig-skin chasers do not strive for the glaring publicity which so delights their brethren of the football field, the University of California team occupies a proud position in basket ball circles an eminence so lofty that they can uniformly dictate the conditions on which others may contest with them, and just as uniformly emerge victorious from the struggles in which they engage. While we regret that intercollegiate contests seem impossible, unless Stanford will recede from her unreasonable position and consent to our conditions, we all feel that it is real mean of her to so persistently put forward the claim that it is now our turn to concede something a claim so clearly advantageous to herself. Season of 1897 1898. Captain, EDITH S. BROWNSILL. Manager, MARY MCCLEAVE. Coach, PROF. WALTER MAGEE. Team. Forward EDITH S. BROWNSILL Right Center LOUISE LINSCOTT Right Forward JOSEPHINE ROLLER Left Center SARA HANSCOM Left Forward EDNA ROBINSON Guard MAY HAWORTH Center ELIZABETH GRISWOLD Right Guard LULU RUED Left Guard, ALMA STOCKWELL Substitutes : ETHEL CATTON, EMMA STOER, GERTRUDE LONGMORE. Games. 1. Lowell High School 31 to 0, in favor of U. G. 3. University of Nevada.. ..14 to 1, in favor of U. C. 2. Mills College 13 to 1, in favor of U. G. 4. Irving Institute 14 to 0, in favor of U. C. Practice games were played with teams from Miss Head ' s and from Miss West ' s Seminary. Season of 1898 1899. Captain, ALMA STOCKWELL. Manager, MAMIE G. VOORSANGER. Coach, PROP. WALTER MAGEE. Team. Forward EMMA STOER Right Center..... ETHEL CATTON Right Forward ALLIE KELSHAW Left Center LOUISE LINSCOTT Left Forward ALICE FARNO Guard MAY HAWORTH Center GERTRUDE LONGMORE Right Guard ALMA STOCKWELL Left Guard, ELLA STOCKWELL Substitutes : LUCILE TURNER, LULU RUED. Games. 1. Seniors and Sophomores vs. Juniors and Freshmen ; October 15, ' 98, at Gymnasium ; 5 to 2, in favor of Juniors and Freshmen. 2. Seniors and Sophomores vs. Juniors and Freshmen ; October 28, ' 98, at Gymnasium ; 7 to 4, in favor of Juniors and Freshmen. 3. Mills College; April 25, ' 99, at Gymnasium 14 to 0, in favor of U. C. 4. Stockton High School; March 4, ' 99, at Stockton Pavilion 12 to 0, in favor of U. C. 5. Mills College; March 28, ' 99, at Mills 6. University of Nevada; April 8, ' 99, at Odd Fellows ' Hall, San Francisco 106 IF the criterion of a successful season is that we defeat Stanford, our season of 1898 cannot be recorded as wholly to our liking. Otherwise considered, we have reason to remember it, for then, first, Cochran ' s own enthusiasm seemed to be getting a firm hold in the spirit of every college man. In the deciding game, when we were beaten 6 to 5, no one can say that lack of rooting lost the game. The only trouble was, it came too late in the season. With the experience gained from recent football events, we are forewarned, and it will never be said again that college-spirit is a meaningless term in California baseball. Team of 1898. Captain, WILLIAM B. HOAG. Manager, GEORGE L. CROSS. Coaches, GARRY COCHRAN, CHAPPY SMITH. Trainer, AL. LEAN. Pitcher KAARSBURG Catcher MEIX Shortstop McCABE First Base... ...BRIDE Second Base MCLAREN Third Base BAER Right Field COLLINS Center Field... ...HOAG Left Field, CHESEBROUGH. Substitutes: SIMS, FOSTER, BELDING. Team of 1899- Captain, DONALD MCLAREN. Manager, NELSON A. FXKART. Coach, JOE CORBETT. Trainer, AL. LEAN. Candidates for Varsity Nine. MCLAREN, KAARSBURG, SWAN, CHESEBROUGH, WOLF, HUNTER, MCKEOWN, W. W. SMITH, MEIN, MALLON and FULLER. in Varsity Games -- Season of 1898. February 19. California 19; Alumni 4. Played on Campus. February 22. California 2; Santa Clara College 11. Played on home grounds of the College team. Santa Clara pitcher too much for us. Fielding honors carried off by McLaren. March 5. California 0; Alumni 7. At Recreation Grounds, San Francisco. March 12. California 6; Santa Clara College 9. On our Campus. Mein played the star game for California. March 14. California 10; Alumni 4. Good battery work for California won the game. March 23. California 3; Alumni 4. March 26. California 7; Fireman ' s Fund 6. McCabe ' s work at short the feature of the game. April 2. California 8; Alumni 2. Kaarsburg ' s pitching responsible for the Alumni side of the score. April 9. California 7; Stanford 3. At Recreation Grounds. Good all around work for California team. April 16. California 2; Stanford 12. Recreation Grounds. California unable to hit Beckett safe. Fielding of both teams about equal. April 30. California 5; Stanford 6. Recreation Grounds. Costly errors, well bunched, lose the game for California, and with it the championship for ' 98. Class Games -Fall of 1898. Campus. September 12. ' 99 vs. ' 01. 10 to 3. Feature of game, Kaarsburg ' s pitching. September 13. ' 00 vs. ' 02. 10 to 16. Ten strike-outs by Smith. September 14. ' 99 vs. ' 02. 8 to 0. Good stick work by Seniors. September 15. ' 00 vs. ' 01. 15 to 6. Ragged team and individual work by Sophs. September 16. ' 02 vs. ' 01. 6 to 15. Principal feature, an impromptu rush after game. September 17. ' 99 vs. ' 00. 7 to 4. Excellent battery work of Mott and Kaarsburg. February 15. ' 99 vs. Dentals. 9 to 3. This game gave ' 99 the class championship for the season. 112 intercollegiate contests have never shown prettier tennis than that by which Hardy, Stone and Selby brought victory to California in the tournament of April 23, 1898, by a score of three matches to Stan- ford ' s none. The tennis players are still without courts on the campus, and deserve the highest praise for the earnest work by which this handicap has been overcome and such splendid results achieved. A. A. U. C. TENNIS MANAGER, EARLE A. STONE, " 99. SUMNE R HARDY, Dental, TENNIS TEAM. EARLE A. STONE, 99, PAUL SELBY, " 00. Intercollegiate Tournament, April 23, 1898. SINGLES. HARDY, U. C., beat PICHER, S., 6 to 4, 7 to 5. STONE, U. C., beat SCHNEIDER, S., 6 to 1, 5 to 7, 8 to 6 DOUBLES. HARDY AND SELBY, U. C., beat PICHER AND SCHNEIDER, S., 7 to 5, 6 to 3. Score for Tournament California, 3 Stanford, Scores of Former Intercollegiate Tournaments. 1892 Stanford, 5 California, 4 1893 Stanford won by default. 1894 California, 5 Stanford, 1 1895 California, 5 Stanford, 1 1896 Stanford, 5 California, 1 1897 California, 5 Stanford, 3 1898 California, 3 Stanford, HARDY AND SELBY. 113 University Championship Tournament, October 8, 1898. Championship won by EARLE A. STONE, ' 99; W. W. MEIN, ' 00, second. FIRST ROUND. MEIN defeated HAMILTON 6 to 1, 6 to 1 HUNT defeated BOKE 6 to 1, 6 to 1 W. C. HUNTER defeated DOZIER 6 to 1, 6 to 1 W. G. HUNTER won By default O ' BRIEN won By default HUSSEY defeated CARPENTER 6 to 2, 6 to 2 ECKART defeated DICKERSON 6 to 4, 6 to 5 SELBY defeated G. SMITH 6 to 3, 6 to 2 STONE won By default SECOND ROUND. ROLAND won By default MEIN won By default HUNT won By default W. C. HUNTER won By default O ' BRIEN defeated W. G. HUNTER 6 to 4, 3 to 6, 7 to 5 HUSSEY won By default SELBY defeated ECKART 6 to 3, 6 to 3 STONE defeated BRUNTSCH 6 to 1, 6 to 1 THIRD ROUND. MEIN defeated ROLAND 6 to 1, 6 to 2 HUNT defeated W. C. HUNTER 6 to 0, 6 to 2 O ' BRIEN defeated HUSSEY 6 to 1, 6 to STONE defeated SELBY 6 to 4, 6 to 4 E. A. STONE. SEMI-FINALS. MEIN defeated HUNT 7 to 5, 6 to 2 STONE defeated O ' BRIEN 6 to 3, 6 to 2 FINALS. STONE defeated MEIN By default. Pacific Coast Championships. SUMNER HARDY, U. C., won singles championship. SUMNER HARDY, U. C., and SAM. HARDY, S., won doubles championship. Young Ladies ' Tennis Club. The formation and success of a tennis club among the young ladies of the College is a pleasing evidence both of the interest taken in tennis at California and of the interest of the young ladies in athletics. The courts of the. club Were opened some weeks ago, and the club is now in a flourishing condition. The officers are: President ------ Miss MINNIE WILSON, ' 00. Secretary Miss ETHEL WAGNER, ' 00. Treasurer Miss EVA CATTON, ' 01. . ( Miss EVA POWELL, ' 01. Directors-at-Large - - - - - Miss FLORENCE EWING, ' 99. 114 Boating Association. I HE Association has been in existence since 1893. It was started primarily for the purpose of racing Stanford. Stanford then gave assurance that she would race us, but has since declined all offers, and we have been forced to content our- selves with interclass regattas, interclass swimming races, and a few races with outside clubs. The club possesses pleasure boats as well as racing boats. It owns its own house on Sessions Basin, from which a better course is had for rowing than from any other club house around the bay. Besides offering an opportunity for boating, the water is excellent for swimming. Officers : President, - - Vice-President, - - ROY FRYER - - JAMES HOPPER Secretary, Treasurer, Directors : Faculty, - - - - HARRY B. TORREY Alumni, - - - - -JAMES K. MOFFIT Affiliated Colleges, - JAMES HOPPER Undergraduates at Berkeley, - IRVING C. ALLEN JAMES K. MOFFIT | ROY FRYER ' IRVING C. ALLEX H. W. CROZIER 1C. W. MCCONAUGHY POST MORTEM. Golf Club. President, - - - HAROLD SYMMES Secretary, - - - HAROLD SYMMES 1st Vice-Pres., - " " Treasurer, - - - 2d " " " Sergeant-at-Arms, - Privates in Rear Rank. PROFESSOR PLEHN. HAROLD PALMER. Chief Stockholders. DR. LEWIS. CLIVE DAY. Dogs. Ex and PACHE (since defunct). Wi ITH five hundred and seventy-three cadets, the University of California stands next to the national academies at West Point and Annapolis, as the largest military college in the United States. Nor does it excel in numbers alone. The annual inspec- tion held last May found us ranking among the best, and the inspecting officer, Major Field, was unstinted in his praise of the drill, discipline and general appearance of our corps. Of the sixty colleges in the United States which include military drill in their curriculum, forty-two are recipients of generous endowments from the national government. California receives an annual income of about $43,000 from this source. This encouragement is given in order that, without having a large standing army, our country may at all times be prepared for war. California nobly returned the generosity of the government by sending to the late war with Spain seventy- seven officers and enlisted men. At the annual inspection held in May, an exhibition and competitive drill was given, in which the honors were carried off by Company G, commanded by Captain Volney Craig. At the competitive drill held at the end of the last semester, Company B, commanded by Captain Wm. H. Houston, was the successful contestant for the honors. The war deprived us of our former commandant, First Lieutenant Sydney A. Cloman, who was made the head of the com- missary department at Manila. Professor Frank Soule, a graduate of West Point and the head of the department of Civil Engineering, has taken his place, until a regular army officer can be appointed. BICYCLE CORPS. 116 Officers. FRANK SOULE, Commandant. Field and Staff. Lieutenant Colonel, H. WALTER GIBBONS. Major, WILLIAM EDE. Major, WILLIAM H. HACKLEY. Captain and Quartermaster, B. L. QUAYLE. First Lieutenant and Adjutant, J. R. MOULTHROP. Sergeants Major: WM. A. S. FOSTER, F. G. DORETY. Color Sergeants: M. L. McCuLLOUGH, L. OTOOLE. Quartermaster Sergeant, H. X. FISH. FIRST BATTALION. Company A. Captain, C. E. FRYER. First Lieutenant, J. A. REID. Second Lieutenant, J. D. HOFFMAN. First Sergeant, A. J. REMMEL. Sergeants: J. L. KENNEDY, A. WISE, J. C. XICHOLLS, A. J. CROCKER. Company B. Captain, WM. H. HOUSTON. Second Lieutenant, E. G. KUSTER. First Sergeant, C. W. PECK. Sergeants : W. F. XEIMAN, W. H. HILTON, A. L. RANEY, H. G. POHEIM. Company C. Captain, WM. F. MOONEY. First Lieutenant, CHARLES SEYLER, Jr. Second Lieutenant, E. L. OLIVER. First Sergeant, E. B. MARSH. Sergeants: H. GOODFELLOW, J. L. DIBERT, C. E. MILLER. Company D. Captain, T. W. MCPHERSON. Second Lieutenant, E. W. OLIVER. First Sergeant, PAUL SELBY. Sergeants: C. WILLIAMS, Jr., P. E. HICKS. SECOND BATTALION. Company E. Captain, E. H. DEXICKE. First Lieutenant, H. S. ROBINSON. Second Lieutenant, E. W. DECOTO. First Sergeant, A. C. BABSON. Sergeants: H. M. WOODSUM, W. M. MARTIN, J. R. ROBINSON, F. U. BUGBEE. Company F. Captain, C. M. WARNER. First Lieutenant, W. McCLOUD. Second Ueutenant, P. DOLMAN. First Sergeant, H. R. EBRIGHT. Sergeants: X. H. GARRISON, M. H. COVERT, E. A. CLAUSSEN. 117 Company 0. Captain, R. C. DANIELS. First Lieutenant, H. W. CROZIER. Second Lieutenant, R. H. COLLINS. First Sergeant, H. L. BREED. Sergeants: R. W. SIMMONDS, M. W. DINKELSPIEL, B. A. BAIKD, J. W. HICKS. Company H. Captain, 0. DIBBLE. Second Lieutenant, R. L. OLIVER. First Sergeant, A. G. TASHEIKA. Sergeants: J. B. McNAB, R. S. HASELTINE, W. R. HODGKIN, C. H. PARKER. DETACHMENTS. Signal Detachment. Captain, R. L. LOGAN. First Lieutenant, L. S. ROSENER. Second Lieutenant, J. V. DELAVEAGA. First Sergeant, C. E. SCHMITT. Sergeants : L. H. TRACY, L. B. CHEMINANT. First Sergeant, M. SPENCER. Bicycle Detachment. Captain, J. J. KLINE. Band. Sergeant, V. H. HENDERSON. First Lieutenant, C. D. CLARK. Second Lieutenant, J. E. COHN. Drum Major, C. SCHILLING. First Sergeant, H. SQUIRES. Rifle Team. J. A. PEARCE. W. N. FRICKSTAD. B. E. HOOPER. B. A. BAIRD. P. DOLMAN. I. RHODES. J. A. MACKENZIE. J. H. KING. J. W. MILLAR. E. L. OLIVER. D. T. BAKER. C. H. TRACY. W. H. HILTON. C. H. GORRILL F. J. GREISBEKG. 118 :I - ' , , " ' -OUR BOYS in BLUE (OR the first time in its history, it is the privilege of the BLUE AND GOLD to record a great open gift of our University to the Nation, and to commemorate, in a simple way, acts which are their own glory. At the first call for volunteers, all outward circumstances seemed against an active participation in the war by a large number of men from this University. But California men were not to be daunted by hostile conditions, and, before fight- ing began in earnest, four-score students and alumni of California were bearing arms on land or sea. Wherever America ' s forces have gathered in hostile array in this year of conflict, whether in the Philippines, in Hawaii, in the garrisons of our western coast, in the camps of the East, in the West India squadron, or on the battle-fields of Cuba, in every place a son of our Alma Mater has stood among them. The gallant conduct of the many students now fighting in the Philippines makes it impossible to hope to give a complete account of the honors and promotions of our University men. There are already, however, a goodly number to record. E. A. Selfridge, Jr., was promoted from lieutenant to captain for his gallant conduct in rallying the men of the 71st New York Volunteers before the heights of San Juan. Lieutenant Robert McCleave, of the Regulars, was commended for distinguished gallantry in the attack on San Juan. Lieutenant W r right was for a time acting captain in the Regulars, and T. C. Rethers, in the same branch of the service, has added a bar to his second lieutenant ' s straps. Earnest Dozier was promoted by General Merritt from corporal to first sergeant for his bravery during the attack on Manila. Henry Mathewson and I. C. Boss have been made sergeants. E. G. McCleave, E. T. Smith, and M. H. Miller have won corporal ' s chevrons. Before the first expedition sailed to Manila, our Commandant, Lieutenant Cloman, had become Major of Volunteers. The Class of 1900 sent twenty-three men to the war, nearly three times as many as any of its rivals. Of the representatives of the College, thirty-eight per cent, were commissioned officers, twenty-two per cent, non-commissioned officers, and forty per cent, privates. Out of the blare of trumpets and the cheers of victory, comes a sad note of mourning. On board the transport Scandia, on his way to Manila, Fred G. Jacobs, of the Class of 1900, was taken fatally ill with typhoid fever, a result of the duties as nurse which he had performed on shore. He is the only one of our University boys the price of whose loyalty has been death. 123 The Roll of Honor. NAME. CLASS. RANK. ORGANIZATION. REG. OR VOL. Faculty Major Faculty General Miles ' Staff Reg. 95 y Private . Reg. 95 Yoeman U. S. S. St. Paul Navy ' 98 Infantry Reg. ARKLEY W. W ' 98 Private Co. Li Engineer Corps Vol. BARNES T W.. .. . ' 00 Infantry Reg. ' 74 Battery H, 1st California Vof. ' 00 Private . Co. 1, 1st California Vol. ' 98 Private . 1th Cavalry .. . Reg. ' 00 Private . (ith California Vol. ' 00 Private . Reg. 99 Co. I, 14th Infantry. Reg. ' 96 Private . Vol. ' 99 Private Troop I 4th Cavalry Reg. ' 96 Co A, 31st Michigan . Vol. ' 97 Captain Co. A, 6th California. Vol. ' 96 U S. S. Philadelphia Navy ' 96 U S. S. Philadelphia Navy ' 00 Vol. ex- ' 98 1st Sergeant Signal Corps Vol. ' 91 Naval Militia Vol. ' 01 8th California Vol. FORD W J ' 00 Co. H, 6th California Vol. 00 Co. G, 7th California Vol. ' 88 Reg. ' 00 Reg. ' 01 Private . Reg. ' 89 Vol. ' 98 Private . Co. A, 18th Infantry Reg. ' 85 8th California Vol. 00 Vol. 00 Vol. ' 00 Private Co. G, 1st Washington Vol. ' 99 Reg. ex- ' OO Co G 1st California Vol. ex-W Co. K, 1st California Vol. ' 00 Reg. ' 99 Troop I, 4th Cavalry Reg. ' 99 Private . .. . Co. I, 1st California Vol. MATHEWSON, H. G 00 Sergeant Co. 1, 1st California Vol. ' 01 Private . Troop B, 4th Cavalry Reg. ' 00 Co. 1, 14th Infantry Reg. ex- ' 97 Reg. ' 94 12th New York.. Vol. ' 99 Reg. ' 99 Co I 1st California. Vol. ' 98 Vol. R M C. S McCulloch Navy ' 00 Vol. ' 94 Co. I, 8th California Vol. MOORE B D ' 99 vol. ' 96 Co K, 2nd New York Vol. ' 99 California Heavy Artillery Vol. ' 98 Private Co. L, Engineer Corps Vol. ' 00 Private Co. F, 8th California Vol. ex- ' 98 Vol. ' 00 Reg. ' 99 Private Co. L, Engineer Corps Vol. AETHERS, H. F ' 93 ' 88 1st Lieutenant 9th Infantry Reg. Vol. RlLEY, P. T 77 Captain Co. I, 8th California Vol. ' 94 Vol. ' 97 Ensign and Assistant Engineer U. S. S. Mohican Navy ex- ' 93 8th California Vol. Private Reg. ' 00 Co I 14th Infantry. Reg. SPENCER W. C ' 00 California Heavy Artillery Vol. Co K 8th California Vol. ' 78 Co.G, 1st California Vol. ' 78 Co. K, 7th California Vol. ' 00 Battery C, California Heavy Artillery. Vol. ' 78 Vol. ' 87 Vol. ' 01 Co. D, 8th California Vol. ' 93 Vol. cx- ' 98 Vol. WRIGHT. ALLEN C... ' 95 2nd Lieutenant.... Co. M, 14th Infantry.... Reg. 124 SOCIETIES FORENSICS JOURNALISM MUSIC RELIGION LITERATURE SCIENCE ART CHESS DRAMA POLITICS I ORENSICS during the year has been marked by a sweeping spread of the " debating idea. " Since 1895 no university in the country of such rank as that of California has had our successes. This can not be attributed to the inferiority of opposing contestants, but to the traditional debating superiority of our University. With success, has come an increase in the interest in debating and an elevation of its standard. The University has now before it Professor Gayley ' s plan of establishing an institution similar to the Oxford Union. The subject is receiving wide attention; correspondents to the different University journals are unanimous in the desire to see a similar organization, but differ as to the details suitable to American universities. Student Congress. During the year, no more enthusiasm has been shown than by the Student Congress. There has been an increase in attendance and also in debating criterions. Several years ago, brilliant oratorical displays were seen, while now both argument and rhetoric are combined. If anything is distinctive of the Congress, it is its argumentative skill. Two of the three men of this year ' s Carnot Team were members of the body. A system of term debates with the Hastings Debating Society has been established. The system has assumed considerable importance, having given a stimulus to the debaters of the Law College to enter the preliminaries of the intercollegiate contests. As the Congress is the consolidation of all the old debating societies of the University, it has taken up the absorbing question of the Oxford Union. It is in favor of the scheme and has appointed a committee to carry it into effect. In response to the favorable acceptance of the plan, the Academic Council has taken semi-official action in appointing a committee, consisting of Professors Gayley, Slate, Jones and Ritter, to act with the alumni and undergraduates. The alumni have appointed their Council as their representatives. The Annual Banquet took place at the California Hotel, San Francisco, December 9, 1898. Officers for Second Half of 1898. Speaker, WILLIAM T. MOONEY, ' 99. Clerk, IRA ABRAHAM, ' 99. Treasurer, E. E. CHRISTENSEN, ' 00. Officers for First Half of 1899- Speaker, IRA ABRAHAM, ' 99. Clerk, HUGH B. BRADFORD, ' 99. Treasurer, E. E. CHRISTENSEN, ' 00. 126 Philomathcan Council. T a meeting of the Associated Women Students, in November, 1898, steps were taken to form a debating society for women. The need for such an organization had long been felt, and the women students, anxious to remedy their lack of training in forensics, supported the movement. A committee immediately drew up a constitution which was adopted at the next meeting. It provided for a council, modelled upon the plan of the House of Representatives. Two functionaries were placed at the head a president and a secretary. In order to give wide experience in argumentation, the bi-monthly meetings of the society alternate with open and set debates. In the open debate?, the two leaders appointed by the chair choose ten assistants each, while the set ones are carried on in the customary manner with three speakers on a side. The discussions are never allowed to exceed forty minutes. All topics for the council are chosen by a standing committee of three. Officers. President, Miss AGNES FRISICS, tl. Secretary, Miss JOSEPHINE M. Dow, X)l. H. A. OVERSTREET. A. J. DAXXEXBAVM. G. CLARK. Freshman Debating Society. T HE Freshman Debating Society, following the Freshman societies of the Eastern Universities, was organized in September, 1898. for the development of Freshman de- bating material. It meets at Stiles Hall, and its membership, at present, numbers forty. At every meeting a debate is held, papers are read, and extemporaneous addresses made. As a result of the society ' s activity, Freshman debating has been considerably raised, an excellent augury for future University debating. Officers. MONROE E. DECTSCH, President i J. M. ESHLEMAN, President ) T " -y T II IT T - 1 j. ' LEON M. MARTIN. Vice-President - First Term. LEON M. ARTHUR W. PERRY, Secretary JOHN M. MARTIN. Vice-President HENDERSON, Secretary S- - : .-.--: . Freshman-Sophomore Debate. WHEN the annual Freshman-Sophomore Debate was inaugurated last year, it was feared that the institution would not be a success. The excellent work in this year ' s contest, and interest exhibited, proved the fears were groundless. The institution was a good one and will be continued. The details of the debate are : Question Resolved, that the Initiative and Refer- endum should be adopted in California in State Legislation. Affirmative: Freshmen Monroe E. Deutsch, Jewett J. Earle, Alexander Adler. Negative: Sophomores Ralph T. Fisher, Archibald B. Rhuart, J. W. S. Butler. Decision was given in favor of the negative. At Stiles Hall, December 2, 1898. CARL M. WARNKR. Intercollegiate Debating. THE student supervision of debating has been lodged this year in the hands of the California University Debating Committee. Under the resolutions of the Associated Students last year, they were given nearly unlimited power to act. Their policy, for the most part, has been to maintain our old traditional debating lines. California University Debating Committee. WILLIAM T. MOONEY, Chairman. JOSEPH O ' CONNOR. W. BOUTWELL DUNLAP. Intercollegiate Debate of 1898. IN the Intercollegiate Debate of ' 98, never was such enthusi- asm displayed by the general public the overcrowded Metro- politan Temple in contrast to the earlier years, when only the debaters and friends of the debaters appeared to witness forensic contests. Never in the history of debating has there been such a complete and overwhelming victory both in argument and delivery. The victory was decisive, because the debate was on a subject chosen by Stanford, and one on which the California speakers were entirely non-informed when it came. All the debaters were well known in intercollegiate contests. Overstreet had been the winner of the Carnot in ' 97. Both Dannenbaum and Clark had been members of the Carnot Team of ' 97. The details of the debate are: Question Resolved, that the system of unrestricted production of prison-made goods, for sale in the open market on the public account, is preferable as a system of prison management, to that which is in operation in the State of New York. Affirmative: HARRY A. OVERSTREET, ARTHUR J. DANNENBAUM, GEORGE CLARK, of California. Negative: A. B. MORGAN, G. G. BAILIE, JAMES FERGUSON, of Stanford. Presiding Officer: DAVID STARR JORDAN. Committee of Award: HON. C. H. GARROUTTO, GEN. N. P. CHIPMAN, W. M. PIERSON, ESQ. Decision was given in favor of the affirmative. At Metropolitan Temple, San Francisco, April 23, 1898. Carnot Debate of 1899- THE California Carnot debaters were this year supported greater than ever before by our University a special train having been run to Stanford, carrying our contingent. The debate itself was won entirely upon the superior argument of California ' s representative. Warner, the winner, had not debated in any of the inter-society or intercollegiate Preliminaries. His only experience was as a member for one term of the Forensic Class. Martin had been a member of his Sophomore team in the 1900- 1901 Debate, and had made his way to the Finals in the ' 98 Inter- collegiate Preliminaries. He is a member of the Student Congress. Cloud had been a member of the Student Congress and the Forensic Class. The details of the debate are : Question Resolved, that it is for the best interests of France to form a close alliance with Italy. Affirmative: JOHN E. SPRINGER, W. M. MARTIN, ANTHONY H. SUZZALLO. Negative: A. J. CLOUD, CARL T. HAYDEN, CARL M. WARNER. Chairman: PROFESSOR BRANNER, of Stanford University. Committee of Award: THE REV. J. K. MCLEAN, E. J. McCuTCHEN, ESQ., VANDERLYN SNOW, ESQ. Medal was awarded to Carl M. Warner, of the University of California. At Stanford University Chapel, F ebruary 3, 1899. 128 OUR COLLEGE JOURNALISTS p I ,! i s m JOURNALISM in the University deserves considerable praise, but the critic should rather err by underestimating the quantum, than run the risk of clogging future progress by adulation. fc lts present advancement is indeed creditable, con- sidering the University ' s age ; but the student with worthy ideals will never be satisfied until this stage has become a dim memory of what was immature and unsupported. Unsupported that is the great negative attribute of our College papers at present. Unsupported by those who do not read them ; often by those who do. Unsupported by any considerable body of student writers: for many students do not realize that their first literary efforts are not apt to take the world by storm; while an equal number, whose English is sometimes impossible and whose knowledge of the technicalities of the work is nil, scorn to serve an apprenticeship in newspaperdom. Unsupported by the faculty, who, ever ready to crush an offending editor in his success, almost never trouble themselves to aid an unoffending one in his extremities. But not all the picture is darkened by forbidding clouds. All through the past there has been brightness: and now, even in the blackest of them, new rifts appear, letting in a light of encouragement and " hope. More students are trying to write ; they are trying more frequently ; and consequently more are succeeding. There is now a tendency, in stories, sketches and poems, to take simple subjects and treat them thoroughly, rather than to attempt Shakespearean subjects and fail to treat them at all. The faculty and alumni have come quite close together in the MAGAZINE. When its editor grasps each of them firmly and takes a long stride towards the students, there will be cause for rejoicing. During the present term every one of the University publications has improved decidedly. And, best of all, there exists a very strong determination never to stop while possibility of advancement remains. 131 The University of California Magazine. I HE University of California MAGAZINE was established in March, 1895, as a monthly University publication. It aims to serve as an exponent of under- graduate thought, as well as a medium between alumni, student and instructing bodies. It is the official organ of the Alumni Association and the Council of the Associated Alumni, and at present fulfills most of the functions of an alumni magazine. THE MAGAZINE, during the last year, has been marked by the greater promi- nence given to alumni matters, and the introduction of regular illustrations. A few of the prominent features, besides the special Benefactors ' Number, issued on Charter Day, 1899, have been articles by Thomas R. Bacon on " Imperial Responsi- bilities; " " A Suggestion from Oxford to California, " by Charles Mills Gayley ; " The Presidential Question, " by Leon M. Solomons, ' 93; " College Settlements, " by Dr. E. C. Moore; " The Drama on Modern England, " by L. Dupont Syle, and " German Universi- ties, " by Mellen W. Haskell. Monthly during the College year. Board of Editors. Counsellors: Professors WM. CAREY JONES and THOMAS R. BACON. Ex-officio Alumni Editors: W. R. DAVIS. Dr. A. A. D ' ANCONA, President of the Alumni Association. JAMES SUTTON, Secretary of Alumni Association. CHARLES S. GREENE, Secretary of Council of Associated Alumni. Undergraduate Editors: HAROLD S. SYMMES, ' 99, (Chief Editor). Miss MARY BELL, ' 98. CHARLES E. FRYER, ' 00. WILLARD G. PARSONS, ' 00. Miss AGNES FRISIUS, ' 01. Miss K. COURTNEY JOHNSTON, ' 01. WALTER NEWMAN, ' 99. HORATIO W. STEBBINS, ' 99. HARRISON S. ROBINSON, ' 00. J. RAYMOND CARTER, ' 02, (Staff Artist). Business Manager: Harley M. LEETE. Resigned. ar yk. -ifihs 132 OCCID6RT THE OCCIDENT is the College weekly and traces back its history to 1881 ; thus being the oldest of the three student publications. The chief function of the OCCIDENT is the free and unqualified expression of student opinion upon all student affairs. Through the successful maintenance of this function, it has won an unique place among the college papers of the country, as well as among the students of our own University. Such being its function, the OCCIDENT is independent of all affiliations, societies or sects. The guiding policy of its Editorial department is alert interest to whatever concerns the welfare of the University and the Student Body. In its Literary department, it gives the opportunities for publica- tion to the students inclined towards literature, and has maintained a high standard of excellence, numbering among its contributors the most gifted graduate and u nder- graduate writers of the University. During the Spring term a " Prize-story Contest " was held which proved so eminently successful that, beginning with the college year 1899-1900, the OCCIDENT will, with the sanction of the Associated Students, guarantee at least fifty dollars in prizes, each year, for the " University of California Prize Literary (stories, poems and vignettes) Contest. " In the Fall term, a " Prize Yell Contest, " " Yell Supplements " and special foot-ball editions, illustrated by half-tones, greatly enhanced the value and interest of the paper. Departmental stories and sketches with college application, such as " Side Talks with Freshmen, " " The Skull Philosopher. " and " Fables for Freshmen, " etc., etc., give the paper a tone that is essentially collegiate. The News department is a carefully condensed review of the week ' s happenings in and about college. The Athletic department attempts to give a critical estimate and comment upon the various athletic interests of the University. In the College World, or Exchange department, are discussed problems of general college interest and application. Opportunities for art work, in story illustration, have also been offered with successful results. Editors (First Term). STUART G. MASTERS. TO, Editor-in-Chief. ASSOCIATE EDITORS : KNIGHT DUNLAP, " 99. IRA ABRAHAM, " 99. A. J. CLOUD, TO. FRED. ARMSTRONG, " 99. D. ALEX. GORHENKER. ' 01. E. E. CHRISTENSEN, TO. ASSISTANT EDITORS: C. E. THOMAS, ' 99. J. J. EARLE, " 02. C. S. HANSEN. " 99. MILTON H. SCHWARTZ. ' 01. WILLSIE MARTIN, " 00. Business Manager (both terms). Editors (Second Term). IRA ABRAHAM, " 99, Editor-in-Chief. ASSOCIATE EDITORS : Miss L. HELLMUTH, " 98. C. E. THOMAS, 99. STUART G. MASTERS, TO. A. J. CLOUD, TO. D. ALEX. GORDENKER, X)l ROT V. NYE, -99. J. MILTON MANNON, " 99. KNIGHT DUNLAP, " 99. E. E. CHRISTENSEN, TO. MILTON H. SCHWARTZ, ' OI. ART DEPARTMENT : RAY CARTER, " 02. A. TULLY, X)2. J. F. MORGAN, t)l. RICHARD WALTON TULLY, X)l. 133 AUfoRMAN I HE DAILY CALIFORNIAN has passed far beyond the success or failure stage and is now confronted with the question whether or not it can stand at the head of the college dailies of the country. It is essentially a newspaper, aiming to keep its readers informed of all that takes place in the colleges at Berkeley and to give in addition an account of the more important happenings in other universities, East and West. During the present term, full accounts of the doings of the Regents have been added to its usual news reports. The illustrated special editions of the CALIFORNIAN have become a feature of our college journalism. They are issued just before each of the leading athletic contests with Stanford and are profusely illustrated with half-tones. While the editors endeavor to let no happening of general interest to the students or Faculty go unnoticed, they keep the welfare of the University constantly in view. This results in giving a somewhat conservative tone to both news and editorial depart- ments. The dominating characteristic of the former is an energetic pursuit of news; of the latter, a calm consideration of the happenings of the day. Officers of the Californian Publishing Company. RENO HUTCHINSON FEED. G. DORETY, ' 00 President. Vice-President. RALPH DANIELS, ' 99 - ROY E. DICKERSON, ' 00 - Secretary. - Treasurer. Editorial FIRST TERM. CHARLES E. THOMAS, ' 99, Editor-in-Chief. W. B. DUNLAP, ' 00, Assistant Editor-in-Chief. FRED. G. DORETY, ' 00, Managing Editor. HARRISON S. ROBINSON, ' 00, Exchange Editor. ASSOCIATE EDITORS: IRA ABRAHAM, ' 99. WALTER N.FRICKSTAU, ' 01. J. MILTON MANNON, ' 99. LAWRENCE L.GREENE, ' 01. ECCLESTON B. MARSH, ' 00. P. A. SINSHEIMER, ' 01. J. B. SOUTHARD, ' 01. Staff. SECOND TERM. HAROLD S. SYMMES, ' 99, Editor-in-Chief. HARRISON S. ROBINSON, ' 00, Managing Editor. LAWRENCE L. GREENE, ' 01, Exchange Editor. P. A. SINSHEIMER, ' 01, Athletic Editor. ASSOCIATE EDITORS: FRED. J. ARMSTRONG, ' 99. D.ALEX.GORDENKER, ' OI. JEWETT EARLE, ' 02. NATHAN M. MORAN, ' 01. WALTER N. FRICKSTAD OI. HENRY C. MELONE, ' 01. DUNCAN McDurriE, Business Manager. R. W. MEYERS, ' 01, Assistant Business Manager. 184 FACULTY PUBLICATIONS. University Chronicle. N IDEST in scope and foremost in general interest among the publications of the faculty is the University Chronicle. It was established in February, 1898, and has been issued six times a year. The contents of each number are ordinarily drawn from the events of the two months preceding the date of publication. Reports of addresses delivered by members of the faculty, or by distinguished visitors to the University, constitute the bulk of the reading matter. Prominent among those that have appeared are the following Professor James ' address at Commencement, May, 1898, " The Function of the Modern University and its Relation to Modern Life; " Professor Joseph Le Conte ' s paper on " The Origin of Transvere Mountain-valleys and Some Glacial Phenomena in Those of the Sierra Nevada, " read in 1898 before the Science Association of the University and the Academy of Sciences; lectures on historical and economic subjects by Professors Moses, Bacon and Plehn, and on " The English Essay " by Professor Bradley. Each increase in University equipment is noted in detail. Every number of the Chronicle contains an excellent summary of current happenings. Professor Moses is chairman of the Editorial Committee. Erythea. Erythea, edited by Willis Linn Jepson, Instructor in Botany, and now in its seventh volume, is the only botanical journal in Western America and one of four such in the New World. It is devoted to every department of botanical investiga- tion and criticism. Its articles are in all cases original and for the most part represent results of investigations upon Pacific Coast plants, though reviews of literature relating to Western America botany also appear. It serves to interest local workers in botanical progress and to form a record of botanical activity. Weekly Bulletin. An exceedingly useful sheet is the W T eekly Bulletin, which had its beginning in the present year. It is issued each Monday under the direction of Professor Stringham, and contains a list of the special events which are planned to take place in the University during the week, with the place, day and hour of each. Here may be found notices of all Faculty and Regents meetings and of public lectures under University auspices. is. I HE University of California Musical Asso- ciation was organized a year ago in March, 1898. It absorbed in its general organization the Uni- versity of California Glee Club, an organization of eight years ' standing, the Banjo Club, and the Mandolin Club, each of which had been formed and directed by Mr. C. R. Morse, 96, and were about a year old at that time. It was recognized as a University organization by the Associated Students and granted the use of the University name. At the beginning of the second semester, the organization was much crippled by graduations and absences, but by the persistent efforts of the remaining mem- bers its roll was gradually recuperated and the regular practice begun. Directors were engaged : Mr. W. W. Davis for the Glee Club, and Mr. A. W. Black for the Mandolin and Banjo Clubs, and work for the term planned. The organization received the management of the Thanksgiving Show, and presented in Odd Fellows ' Hall, in San Francisco, a varied musical and specialty program after the Thanks- giving Football game. The next concert was given in Oakland, at Reed Hall, on December 22, 1898. This was followed by a program in Alameda, on the 23rd. The Southern tour by the combined clubs took place during the Christmas vacation. The trip was the longest ever taken by the organization, and occupied the entire three weeks, a concert being given . every evening. As planned, the clubs started from San Francisco on the 26th, and their route covered most of the principal towns along the coast, then took in those of the kite-shaped track and brought the musicians home by way of the San Joaquin Valley. The places at which concerts were given were : San Jose, Santa Cruz, Salinas, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Ventura, Santa Ana, Pomona, Riverside, San Bernar- dino, Redlands, Pasadena, Los Angeles, Bakersfield, Visalia, Fresno, Sacramento and Stockton. The clubs were well received and won favorable news- paper mention wherever they went. They were entertained at almost every stopping place by friends of the University, and dances, receptions, teas, dinners and tally-ho rides occupied the time not spent in traveling. No concerts have as yet been given this term. 136 Musical Association Of the Uni versity of California. , FIBST TERM. HAROLD S. SYMMES, - BlRNEY HOGAN DONNELL, F. HAROLD FREMAN, - FRANK C. PACHE, ... Officers. SECOND TERM. EDWABD G. KUSTER, ... FRANK C. PACHE, - F. HAKOLD FREMAN, ... President. - Manager. Treasurer. - Secretary. ALLEN SMITH, Glee Club Director. President. - Manager. - Treasurer. - Secretary. Glee Club. W. W. DAVIS, Director. W. W. DAVIS. HAROLD S. SYMMES. FIRST TENOR. GEORGE H. POWERS. SECOND TENOR. MARK H. WHITE. HENRY C. MELONE. BIRNEY H. DONNELL. T. SIDNEY ELSTON. FIRST BASS. SECOND BASS. A. HORATIO COGSWELL. H. M. LEETE. LLOYD A. PICOTTE. F. HAROLD FREMAN. Du RAY SMITH. FOREST B. CALDWELL. HUGH McC. WEBSTER. J. CLEM ARNOLD. G. CLARKE BRIGGS, Pianist. Instrumental Clubs. A. W BLACK, Director. FIRST MANDOLINS. J. W. S. BUTLER. F. C. PACHE. A. L. HART. H. T. ROONEY. J. A. REID. H. S. BONIFIELD. E. SEITZ. E. J. WOODBURN. E. J. WOODBURN. L. B. COBLENTZ. J. STEWART Ross. FILMORE WHITE. SECOND MANDOLINS. LOUIS F. EATON. H. CUMMINGS. Du RAY SMITH. P. C. PACHE. 0. H. REICHMAN. G. CLARKE BRIGGS. J. W. ELY. EDWARD G. KUSTER, Cello. BANJOS. PARKER HOLT. J. M. O ' BRIEN. L. A. PICOTTE. GUITARS. J. STEWART Ross. LEWIS I. REED. E. H. RUBOTTOM. Women Students ' Glee Club. The Women Students ' Glee Club was organized in September, 1898, for the purpose of stimulating musical interest among the students of the University, and of furnishing a source of culture and pleasure to its members. The club purposes to give occasional concerts under the patronage of the ladies of the faculty. Dr. Ssnger, who originally suggested the idea of a chorus among the women students, has consented to become the advisor of the organization. Officers. FIRST TERM. Miss F. MAY STRONG, - President and Manager. Mis? ETHEL WAGNER. - - Secretary. Treasurer. - Accompanist. Director. Miss JESSIE BOHALL, Miss A. L. HOLMES, Miss EDITH RUSSEU Treasurer. - Accompanist. Director. SECOND TERM. Miss F. MAY STRONG, - President and Manager. Miss H. PEARL THOMAS, - Secretary. Miss JESSIE BOHALL, Miss ETHEL JONES, - Miss EDITH RUSSEL, Members. FIRST SOPRANO : Misses F. May Strong, H. Pearl Thomas, Rita Beatty, Ethel Jones, Alice J. Kelshaw, Kittie Bunnel, Eleanor Hammock, Agnes Frisius. SECOND SOPRANO : Misses Gertrude H. Hampton, Josephine M. Colby, Laura Cohn, Adele Lewis, Maybelle Sweet, Katherine Cook, Ethel Rennie. FIRST ALTO : Misses Elsie Krafft, Kate Wolfenden, Ray Dolfshir. SECOND ALTO : Misses Kate E. Sullivan, Grace Sullivan, Jessie Bohall, Maud Frazer. 139 I HE Young Men ' s Christian Ass ociation is one of the largest and strongest student organizations in the University of California. It has a membership of two hundred and forty men, among whom are included students occupying positions of prominence in all branches of College activity. The rapid growth of the Association is a sufficient proof that it is a valuable agency of usefulness in the University ' s life. The Association endeavors to make its influence felt among the students in many ways both religiously and socially. It aims to stimulate and deepen the spiritual life of the students. Weekly meet- ings are held on Wednesday at 4 p. M. Either a student or a prominent outside speaker acts as leader. Again, over fifty students are enrolled in systematic study of the Scriptures under the supervision of the Bible Study department. The Missionary Committee keep the members interested in the Christian activity in various parts of the world. Another vigorous religious influence is the Y. M. C. A. Summer School, held in Pacific Grove for ten days during May. College men from all institutions of the coast attend. (Last spring, twenty-six University of California men represented the Association.) There the men learn practical methods of Y. M. C. A. work, which are put into operation when they return to College in the fall. Again, the Association is of great service to the student body in a social way. During the college year three large receptions are given to the classes. New students are given a welcome and members of all classes have an opportunity of getting acquainted. During the last year, in co-operation with the Young Women ' s Christian Association, about twelve thousand students were entertained. Twice a year, an informal dinner is given to the members at Stiles Hall. At the spread this spring one hundred and seventy College men were seated at the tables to enjoy the good fellowship, which only a gathering of College men can furnish. As a result of these gatherings, ardent College spirit is fostered and the bonds of good will and warm friendships are strengthened. Many students are assisted in a practical way by the Association. In August, new students are helped by Y. M. C. A. Committee men in registration and matriculation, in finding boarding places, and many other things so new to the average Freshman. In addition to this, a permanent agency of helpfulness exists in the Employment Bureau, conducted by the Association under the supervision of the General Secretary. Through 140 its efforts, many students have found employment, who otherwise would be unable to go on with their course. From May 20 to December 31, 1898, as a result of the Employment Bureau ' s assistance, forty-six students found temporary or permanent employment. In a business way alone, the Association does what no other student organization in College can do. Officers. J. LORENZO KENNEDY, ' 00, President. WARREN M. DAVIS, ' 00, Vice-President. CLINTON E. MILLER, ' 00, Treasurer. RALPH H. CURTISS, ' 01, Recording Secretary. ROBERT BELCHER, ' 00 Corresponding Secretary. RENO H. HUTCHINSON, General Secretary. Chairmen of Committees. R. R. SERVICE, ' 02, Bible Study. J. E. Gl T STAFSON, ' 01,..ReligiousMeetings. B. E. JANES, ' 99, Missionary. K. a SWAN. ' 99, Attendance. C. E. MILLER, ' 00, Finance. J. P. GRANT, ' 00, Stiles Hall. CLAUDE SMALLWOOD, ' 02, Membership. R. S. HASELTINE, ' 00 Social. RENO HUTCHINSON,... .Employment Bureau. C.W. PECK, ' 00,. ..West Berkeley Boy ' s Club. ST1LE.S HALL. 141 The Young Women ' s Christian Association. T. HE past year has been one of greater activity, growth, and usefulness than any previous, for this organization. More interest has been shown in it by the other students, and the membership has increased to about two hundred, rather a large fraction of the college women. Prayer meetings are held every Tuesday afternoon at four o ' clock. Usually the meeting is led by a member, but often an address is given by one of the Pro- fessors on some especially interesting topic. The meetings are spiritual and enthu- siastic, and every one is helped by them. There are four classes for Bible study, led by Prof. Bailey, Misses Ensign, Ross and Brookman. The membership is good, and the earnest study necessary has been found a great aid to the students, not only in the Bible classes, but also in other ways. Besides these four classes, there is one for the student volunteers, a preparation for the great work farther ahead. As to the Summer Conference, this aims to prepare the girls for the work of the whole year, and for the immediate fall campaign work. Last summer, just before the opening of college, the Association here joined with other College Y. W. C. A. ' s in a summer conference which continued five days and was held in Berkeley. The days were occupied in Bible study, privately and in classes, meetings, addresses, and recreation. The girls gained encouragement and inspiration, new ideas, and were much better fitted to take up again the year ' s Y. W. C. A. work. It has been planned to hold another conference, this summer, similar to that of last year. Perhaps the most expanded department is the College Settlement in West Berkeley. The work lies among the boys and girls whose lives have been made incomplete by poverty and ignorance. They are formed into clubs, self governing as far as possible, grouped according to age ; and these clubs meet weekly for recreation and instruction. The workers try to reach them through music, pictures, literature, but most effectu- ally through personal acquaintance with them and their homes. They are trying to give their better inclinations a chance to develop. The results are excellent, although slow. Joint receptions are given with the Y. M. C. A., at the beginning of each term, in the fall to the Freshmen, in the spring to the upper classmen. " At Homes " are held several times during the year, thus promoting good fellowship among the members. To conclude the Y. W. C. A. is an organization of Christian workers and their friends, formed especially to promote Christianity among the College girls, and to offer assistance and fellowship to women students, from the day of their entrance all through their University life. Officers. ELLA BUNNELL, ' 00 President. MARY McCABE, ' 00. . Recording Secretary. EDITH BROWNSILL, ' y9 Vice-President. MURIEL EASTMAN, ' 01, Corresponding Sec ' y. EDITH GADDIS, ' 01 Treasurer. Heads of Committees. Missionary MARGARET SCOTT, ' 00. Membership ELLEN WILKINSON, ' 01. Devotional MRS. SMALLWOOD, ' 02. j MAY BUFFINGTON, ' 99. Alumnae ALICE WYTHE, ' 02. ' ' CLOTILDE GRUNSKY, ' 99- Social ISABEL GODIN, ' 01. Music MARY BENTLEY, ' 00. West Berkeley HELEN COLLIER, ' 00. Attendance LOUISE LINSCOTT, ' 00. Finance EDITH GADDIS, ' 01. 142 ITERATURE Philosophical Union. JNE of the most notable events during the past year, in the Philosophical Union, has been the visit by Professor William James, of Harvard University, who delivered an address open both to the public and to the philosophers. The papers read at the monthly meetings during the year have dealt with subjects suggested by the writings of Professor Dewey, of the University of Chicago. The Union is now looking forward to a visit from Professor Dewey. He will be in Berkeley during Commencement week, and will deliver the annual address, Monday, May 15. The subject has not yet been announced. The meetings of the year have had an average attendance of about sixty. The membership of the Union has been only slightly reduced by the recent change in the amount of the annual fee. Next year Professor Howison, who has been President ex-offitio, as the Mills Professor, will be absent on leave, and the constitution will probably be changed, at his suggestion, so as to make the Presidency an elective office. Professor Howison will thus, for a year at least, give up the office he has filled with such distinguished ability and success from its very founding. Another result of his temporary absence will probably be that next year no philosopher from the East will be brought to Berkeley. The changes, no doubt, will not cause the Union to lose the leadership it has maintained among organizations of its kind in American universities. Officers. Professor G. H. HOWISON President ex-ojficio. Professor E. B. McGiLVARY, Secretary. J. K. MOFFIT, Treasurer. JAMES SUTTON, Dr. E. E. MOORE, 144 . Councillors. The German Club. T. HE German Club differs from all the previous general University associations that have been formed for the study of German, and other modern foreign languages offered by the University. It has for its basis not merely the practice of the tongue, but the idea of a German life, with an attempt to vitalize an interest in the language by everyday use, and to obtain an appreciation of all the literature of the language. With these ends in view, the plan of the Association consists in bringing together into a club, students of German, so that their class-room work may be easily broadened. Joined with the Association ' s primary idea is that of a club life and good fellowship in the University home of the Association, where students and instructors may live together. The credit for the plan and its successful execution is due to F. L. Wharf, who has for several years been working for the promotion of a feeling for the live element of German. In pursuance of his desire for a genuine German club, he organized, at the close of the last University year, the present society. Throughout its first year, the Club has endeavored to realize its first aim of keeping the German idea uppermost. The difficulties have been great the primary knowledge of German of its members ranging from that of the native German to the infinitesimal amount possessed by the Freshman. However, in numbers and in results, the Club has been more successful than its friends anticipated. Since its organization, the Club has further aimed to promote the practice of German among the students of the department at large, to become a center of German interests, and to create higher appreciation more generally of the Germanic literature. Longfellow Memorial Association. I HE Association was organized, in 1883, by Prof. Albert S. Cook and some of the students in his higher classes for the purpose of fostering social relations between the collegians and the people of Berkeley. At that time it was an almost exclusively student organization ; it has drifted gradually away from among student activities, however, and at present almost all the members are townspeople. On this account, important changes in the nature of the society are now being discussed. Each month, meetings are held in the parlor of some member, at which an address and a musical program are presented. During the past year the following addresses were delivered : Prof. W. A. MERRILL Literary Clubs in Ancient Rome. Prof. ALBIX PTTZKER Delights of Linguistic Studies. Mrs. Nioo BECK-METER Ibsen and Bjornsen. Prof. E. H. SEARS Othello. Dr. K. C. BABOOCK Twice Across Norway. Officers 1898-99- Prof. L. J. RICHARDSON, President. W. E. COLBY, Vice-President. C. L. BIEDEXBACH, Secretary-Treasurer. 145 T. Phi Beta Kappa. HE first chapter of the Phi Beta Kappa in California was instituted at the University last autumn. The object of the society, which has about fifty chapters, is the promotion of scholarship and fellowship among students and graduates of American colleges. Members are elected from the best scholars of the graduating classes, from graduates of the College whose post-graduate work entitles them to such honor, and from persons distinguished in letters, science, or education. Good moral character, as well as scholarship, is required for membership. The chapter at California elects its student members primarily from among the candidates for the B. A. and B. L. degrees, though candidates for the B. S. degree are not ineligible. The candidates for these degrees who show evidence of broad, general culture, and who are included in the one- seventh of the Senior class standing highest in scholarship, are eligible for membership. Members are elected in September and in April, and must not exceed in number one- tenth of the candidates for the B. A. or B. L. degrees. Charter Members. MARTIN KELLOGG (Yale, ' 50). MELLEN W. HASKELL (Harvard, ' 83). GEORGE H. HOWISON (Marietta, ' 52). WILLIAM A. SETCHELL (Yale, ' 87). WILLARD B. RISING (Hamilton, ' 64), President. E. PERCIVAL LEWIS, Columbia, ' 88, (Johns Hopkins). ISAAC FLAGG (Harvard, ' 64). CARL C. PLEHN (Brown, ' 89). IRVING STRINGHAM (Harvard, ' 77). KENDRIC C. BABCOCK (Minnesota, ' 89), Secretary. HERBERT C. NUTTING (Yale, ' 95). Elected Members. HERBERT M. HOPKINS. Hon. HORACE DAVIS. D. RAYMOND CURTISS, " 99. ARTHUR M. ELLIS, ' 99. Miss CLOTILDE GRUNSKY, ' 99. ROY V. NYE, ' 99. HAROLD S. SYMMES, ' 99. The Greek Club. Ti HE essential features of the famous New York Greek Club have been trans- ferred to California in the shape of the California Greek Club. The basis of the work of the Club is translation and free criticism. The method of work consists of the reading by a member of the Club, every Satur- day night, of a carefully prepared translation of some selected passage of the author which is being studied. The remaining members then criticise and take part in a general discussion of what the leader of the evening has presented. The Club is exclusive and is limited to a small number. There are now five members from the Academic Senate, a high school instructor and three graduate students. This year the study of the Club has been the reading and discussion of Plutarch ' s Lives. Executive Committee: Dr. H. C. NUTTING, Dr. J. T. ALLEN, R. W. HUSBAND. The Homer Club. I HE Homer Club is a new organization of the increasing number of undergraduate Greek enthusiasts. It was formed this year under the leadership of Dr. James T. Allen. The membership is limited to ten, of whom five are women and five men. The members are drawn from the finest Greek scholars of the Freshman classes. Part of an evening is spent each week, appreciating the beauties of Homer. Members make no preparation beforehand, translation being extemporaneous. Some eight books of the Odyssey have been read during the year. 146 I HE Science Association was organized in the University for the double purpose of uniting all actively interested in science, and of promoting, so far as pos- sible, original investigation in all scientific fields. In order to give greater scope to the study of specialized science, the Association has been divided into sections, each of which is controlled by its own set of officers. By a recent enactment, membership has been opened to Juniors and Seniors, so that at present the faculty, graduates, graduate students and upper classmen may participate in all meetings. In the college year, eight meetings are held by the Association, and the time is devoted to such discussion as the president may designate. Throughout the years of its existence, this matter of executive preference, manifested by each new president, has been a block in the way of progress, and much discord has resulted. The sections, however, have developed upon the lines of a well defined policy, laid out to cover years of investigation, and thus far, individual choice has failed to upset the schedule. The section devoted to Zoology has been both prolific and original in its work. In the past year, Dr. Ritter, Dr. Johnson, Mr. Miller and Miss Robertson have each presented the results of their study upon uninvestigated forms, peculiar to the Pacific Coast. An equal amount of activity has been manifested by the Geology and Mineralogy section. The best work done has been in the field of Geology, where Prof. LeConte, Prof. Hilgard, Dr. Fairbanks and Dr. Smith have been energetic workers. The work of the Botany section has suffered in the shade of that vigorous growth, the Botanical Seminary. The Botany department has been remarkably productive, but the results of its labors have been given over to the Seminary entirely. The Physics department has shown a more healthy interest in the Association ' s work, some few very important papers having been presented within the year. The Chemistry and Economic Science sections have lapsed entirely. It should be a matter of much regret to the University to realize that the fine Chemistry building, with its laboratories brought out of Europe, as it were, has not furnished the inspira- tion for work of sufficient value to justify at least one meeting of the section in the college year. The Economic Science section, with economic instincts, serves up the result of its cogitations, fresh from the publisher ' s hands, at so much per volume. Officers 1898-99- Prof. M. W. HASKELL, President. Mr. W. -J. V. OSTERHOUT, Secretary and Treasurer. Viee-Presideote : Prof. W. B. RISING. Prof. W. A. SETCHELL. Prof. IKYING STKLNGHAM, Mr. G. D. LOUDERBACK. Mr. H. B. TOKKEY. 147 ? K CALIFORNIA ART -CLUB HE California Art Association was organized in January, 1896. Its object has been, and is, the study of art. For this purpose, papers are read at the regular monthly meetings upon subjects chosen from a great variety of artistic fields: drawing, painting, sculpture, ceramics, photography, etc. These papers are fully illustrated, either by practical applications before the Club, when possible, or by photographs, sketches, or models, when not. During the past year the Club has grown rapidly, and a good conception of its work may be found in the following subjects of papers read : Greek and Roman Art ; Artistic Photography ; Nature of Art ; Modern French Artists ; Work of Michael Angelo ; Modern Sculpture ; Art and Religion ; English Art and Artists ; Wood Engraving ; Sloyd in Manual Training ; Portraiture ; Pompeiian Art ; Old English and Colonial Wares ; Illustrating ; Miniature Painting ; Water Color Painting ; Rococo in Decoration ; Early Dutch Masters ; Opaque Water Colors ; The Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood ; Evolution in Art ; The Art of Wood Carving ; The Anato- my of Expression ; Egyptian Art ; Classic Art ; Mediaeval Art ; The History of Orna- ment ; Interior Decorations ; Ornamental Design. The membership of the Club has increased to about one hundred and fifty in all. Officers for 1898-1899. Prof. HENRY T. ARDLEY, President. W. E. EVANS, First Vice-President. Mrs. GEO. E. SWAN, Second Vice-President. Miss E. H. TROWBRIDGE Secretary . G. T. WINTERBURN, Treasurer. 148 " MA. THE U. C. Sketch Club was organized in August, 1898, with a charter mem- bership of five : Symmes, W ; Masters, ' 00 ; Bradley, ' 00 ; Tolman, ' 01, and Carter, ' 02. A barn on College avenue was fitted up as a studio and used during the fall term of 1898.. By the close of the term, the accommodations were found to be too cramped and the old studio was given up. In January, 1899, a studio on Dana street was procured suitable to the needs of the Club, and here meetings have been held twice a week, regularly, during the past term. Officers and Members. President, - - - Vice-President, - - G. T. WlNTERBURX. - HAROLD SYMMES. -RAY CARTER. Manager, - - - - L. A. WOMBLE, ' 02. CHAS. HARWOOD. Secretary, - - - STUART MASTERS. Treasurer, - - - - R. P. TOLMAX. HAROLD BRADLEY. I. E. FLAA, ' 01. J. M. KEXDLE, ' 02. F. WARXICK, ' 02. Art Association of the University of California. THE idea of the Art Association originated at an informal reception given by Miss Bell, where Mr. Charles Keeler read his poem : " The Promise of the Ages. " Later, at a meeting of the Associated Women Students, where Dr. Senger, Professor Brown and Mr. Keeler spoke on the necessity of a higher culture and the develop- ment of {esthetic ideals in the University, a motion was made to form an Associ- ation to encourage the study of the arts. It was seconded and carried. A com- mittee was appointed to draw up a constitution, and on February 24, 1899, at a meeting called for that purpose, the constitution was read and adopted, with seventy- five charter members. Mrs. Shafter-Howard, at this meeting, gave an interesting talk. On Friday, March 10, Mrs. Clinton Day entertained the Art Association. Plans for exhibitions of fine photographs and paintings to be made in Stiles Hall ; of concerts to be given by professional singers, and interpretations of classical poets and authors by well-known readers, have been made. These meetings will be open to all students of the University. The associate membership is composed of members of the faculty and all others interested in the advancement of the knowledge and appreciation of painting, sculpture, music and literature. Officers. Miss MARY BELL, - - - President. Miss ETHEL WAGXER, - Secretary. Miss AGXES FRISR T S, - Vice-President. Miss K. C. JOHXSTON, - Corr. Secretary. Miss ROSE BRIER, - - - - Treasurer. 149 Chess Club. the U. C. Chess Club grows older, it also grows stronger. At the time of its organization, its strength lay almost entirely in a few star players. Now, the standard of skill is more uniform ; and that standard is a high one for a university. Of the three matches played within the last year, two were easy victories for the U. C. men the matches with Stanford and a clerical organization. The third was with a picked San Francisco team, and, although it resulted in a victory for the city folk, the showing of our men was extremely creditable. We lose very few of our players by graduation, this May, and the prospects of the Club are bright. N. K. BAUGH, SAUL EPSTEIN, Officers for the Past Year. President. K. DAKIN, I Vice-President. D. A. GORUENKKK, - Secretary. Stanford vs. U. C 1898. S. EPSTEIN, ' 00, Captain. Team R. H. S. PARKHURST, Medical. W. N. HOHFELD, ' 01. S. EPSTEIN, ' 00. N. R. BAUGH, ' 99. M. EUPHRAT. ' 98. C. H. TOWLE, ' 98. Score U. C., 4 J. Stanford, 1J. Stanford vs. U. C. 1899. A. B. RHUART, Captain. Team to be chosen. U. C. vs. S. F. Chess Club, February 25, 1899. R. H. S. PARKHURST, Captain. Team A. B. RHUART, ' 01. W. N. HOHFELD, ' 01. 0. HUNTER, Dental. N. R. BAUGH, ' 99. M. EUPHRAT, Law. S. EPSTEIN, ' 00. ' R. H. S. PARKHURST, Medical. T. DE LACUNA, ' 96. KOCK HILL, ' 95. J. HENNINGS, ' 93. Score S. F., 7. U. C., 3. 1.- The Mask and Gown. i I HE society was organized last December for social purposes and for bringing ther the best histrionic talent of the University. The membership is limited to fifty and stands at present at about thirty-five. The club intends to present, besides several minor affairs, something more pretentious once or twice a year. Officers. K.IY V. NYF.. ' : : President. Miss G. S. BEBG, " 99 Secretary. Miss E. M. BUNNELL, " 99 Vice-President BARLEY M. LEETE, XX), Treasurer. L. L. GREENE, " 01 (resigned): B. W. REED. X 2. Manager. Football Farce and College Specialties. Presented by the students of the University of California Thanksgiving evening, November 24. 1898. Under the management of the U. C. Musical Clubs. overture . PBOGRAM. PART L BERKELEY ORCHESTRA i U. 0. BAND 1. Opening Chorus I " . C. GLEE CLUB ' i. Remarks by SCHWARTZ TULLY 3. LaCarmela I ' . C. MANDOLIN CLUB " Whitmark " 4. Half Hour of Magic HIRSHPELD o. At a Georgia Camp Meeting... U. C. BANJO CLUBS " Mills " 6. The Dago from Milpitas MENDENHALL PART n. Selection i: HESTLA The Football Commissioner from Prance. tAST OF CHARACTERS. Major Flyer A. .S. CHESEBROUGH Victor Dubois R. W. TULLY Prof. Spriggins BEN SOITHARH Mr . Spriggins, ELMER B. HARRIS l -i ? (their daughter! LAWRENCE S. GREENE Julia (wife of the Majorl MILTON H. SCHWARTZ Anna Maria (maid of all work! J. W. S. BUTLEK SCENE Berkeley. TIME Present ACT I Prof. Spriggins ' Home. The Lodgers. U. C. Football Team. ACT II The Same. The Major. The Reconciliation. Merry, Mirthful Minstrelsy by the Class of IQOI. Friday evening, March 10th, 1899, at Shattuck Hall, Berkeley. PART I. BUTLER, MOORE. HINZ Tambos HARRIS, EMERSON. WALSH Interlocutor J. B. SOUTHARD An Opening Injunction CHORUS The Jolly Sophomore CHORUS ' Dewey ' s Victory " ORCHESTRA ' Love ' s Sorrow " 1 C. K. MOSER Vocal Solo HARRY TAYLOR ' De Berkeley Rooster " R. W. TULLY ' I Love You in the Same Old Way " ...C. L. BIGELOW ' He is mv Soldier Man " ... .. E. B. HARRIS Romance ORCHESTRA PARTD. THE U. C. BANJO CLUB. J. W. BUTLER (The Man with the Hod). The Peerless Irish Monologist descended from a French King, will open his face assisted by his voice. HIRSHFELD The Slippery Will do tricks while you wait. (Please wait.t TULLY AND SCHWARTZ. (Inc. i In their original sketch " I am the Lieut. " ELMER B. HARRIS will Masticate the Linen. 1M LATE in October, whpn)ihe political fires raged throughout the State, and Li I when each man (over twenty-one, not an idiot, convict, or Chinaman) investigated the matter personally College was rent - ' and issues of the meetings of fervid Stan: Many seized with begged to b virtu Deat Then c oratory made lurid sacrifice pervaded all speech. What we ' ve of motives. Jack Magee gets the only jo with a position in the City Hall. The and the purchase we have on Henry J. is w6rth thousa tions. Toor fools ! ! Gage Club. Officers. JOHN A. MAGEE, ' 99, President. THOMAS H. EMERSON, ' 01, Secretary. HARRY A. LINSCOTT, ' 99, ) . WALTER NEWMAN, ' 99, Committee of CHARLES E. THOMAS, ' 99, Arran S ements - RALPH C.DANIELS, ' 99, ) Student Speakers CHARLES E. REITH, ' 00, f at Mass-meeting. e whether he was a Republican or Democrat, the e horrors of party strife and mass-meetings, seeing an enthusiastic club, named after him, Each had the felicity of coming to Stiles tatesmen (and the future stateswomen) on the as the honored guest at the combined mass- Id in Metropolitan Temple, and addressed by rs. sed by the smooth promises of the candidates, f an introduction to the political world, and of bearing a transparency, which published the ification RICHARD WlTlILLY, ' HUGH McC. ROVE, ' 01, GEORGEU). LESLIE, ' 98, Ha W. BOUTWELL DUNLAP, ent. ' tary. ittee of .ngements. ) Student Speakers. 132 - - The Tic-Game We Won. I HE Sophomore class was big and bold, And in the art of rushing old, So, freely were the results foretold That the Freshies would in the dirt be rolled, And tied, and left to stay in the cold; But somehow the prophecy wasn ' t fulfilled, For it didn ' t turn out as the Sophomores willed. Down at the station called Dwight Way, ( )n the eve of that momentous day, Were marshalled the Freshmen, in battle array. Nearly two hundred were there, they say, Drawn up by Juniors of Naughty-naught, Who had for the Sophs eternal hate. And when the appointed hour came round, They formed in line on the Varsity ground, Waiting, in darkness, still and profound, To hear the Sophomore yell resound. Up behind big old North Hall, were the Sophomores, nearly all. Seniors, too, were represented, and in the Sophomores plans assented ; Seniors, reverend and wise, came to counsel and advise, (Or, perchance, to criticise the Sophomores ' daring enterprise ;) Means of winning to devise and the victory signalize ; Hut, alas, when the rush was o ' er, they could do nothing but deplore The defeat of the wily Sophomore. Over one hundred and eighty strong, Ninety-nine ' s men marched along ; Shouting went they to the attack, And the Freshies sent their defiance bark ; A great, broad smile each Sophie wore ; But soon that smile was seen no more ! With a dash and a smash, and a terrible crash, Toward them sprang the Freshman gang ; There was shouting and crushing, and yelling and rushing, There was struggling and fighting, slugging and smiting, Wrestling and scrapping, and tying and strapping Till at last all was past. The Sophs, all bound, lay on the ground, While round about, with many a shout, The Freshie band danced hand in hand. 154 153 EPITAPHS. Czar. Here lies Charles Thomas, called away From field and spoils of canvassings. St. Peter, stern, bars further way, " A harp ! He ' d only pull the strings. " Dresslar. A dustless land of golden streets Now holds our Dresslar, pedagogue. There, when he ' s measured for his cloud, He learns that dust does not not cause fog. Mulgrew. Tread lightly, nor his slumber break. An orator rests quiet here; But should he, roused, a motion make, Supporting it, he ' ll talk a year. Slate. Freddy Slate ' s mortal coil Here is put away to spoil; He ' s learned the frictional measure Of slate at highest temperature. His Epaulets. Here lies our General, Frank Soule, Of martial air and martial way; Sure, had he not been on his back, Death had not ventured to attack. The Axe. Beneath this sombre pile of clay We Stanford ' s deadly weapon lay. Seven years it hacked unceasingly ! ' Twas buried then in Berkeley. But now, though slight the change you see, ' Tis buried safe at Berkeley. 156 r-l-Lm The Pelecanus Nuisance. (With apologies to Audubon.) HE Pelecanus Lawheadius, P. Kingorensis, P. Shawensis and P. Crusonis are best known in Berkeley. The plumage of the fowl is usually of a dingy color with occasional garish markings; grayish, hair-like feathers about the head; eyes round and glassy. But the most characteristic is its enormous bill and its use of it, called, technically, " sticking in its bill. " It frequents the shallows of the bays called English and Pedagogy, in season and out of season. There it finds its prey. Gentle reader, come with me to this drowsy cove called Old English. See, the cove is quiet now, and there, seemingly asleep, is that fine Pelecanus Lawheadius. You hear a sudden croaking, the Pelican shakes its head with a bridling, coquet- tish movement, and swoops upon its prey. With great flapping and raucous shrieking, the fowl roils the waters until man can see naught in them nor above them. Nor is the Pelican better satisfied, but, suddenly, in a rage, snaps up that delicate morsel, Prof. Lange, in the midst of his discourse. Thereupon the poor fishermen on the shore raised a tumult and, somewhat abashed, Pelecanus allowed its victim to go on his way. Plainly there is no evolution of the Pelican, and the individuals now existing are paleozoic. Nevertheless, there is no game law in Berkeley for the Pelican, and a stuffed specimen is of much greater value to the museum than one in a live state. Rime of ye Ancient Co-cd. I ' m a co-ed over thirty, as you see, I have taught ( ' o-ordinate Geometree, Physiography and Greek, Any language I can speak, And I always take the lectures in Chinee. I ' m the darling of the Pedagogy Profs., And the horror of the Freshies and the Sophs., I ' m just wild to get my hand up, And I make a point to stand up, I ' m so smart I do not care if students laugh. I never am to English Profs, a bore, For I am so deeply learned in poet lore; If a thought they should forget, I fly my flag " Ideas to Let, " I know all that they profess to know and more. I have tried for twenty years to change my name, But in spite of all my efforts, ' tis the same; But a masculine degree, Such as B. L. or A. B., Turns an old maid to a bachelor of fame. lea Ti Tunings of the Foot. HE report had spread, as all bad news will, that Prof. Putzker had obtained a year ' s leave of absence. After the first rush of blood to the head, Charlie Seyler and a few other thoughtful students went in a body to the head of the German department with the following interesting plea : " Professor Putzker, is it true that you will be away in Europe all next year ? We heard so this morning and came right up to see you about it. We don ' t think it was fair a bit to give us such short notice. Here, we ' ve all been counting on taking that course in Lessing with you next year, and now you are going away, and we will graduate before you return, and then we may never have the oppor- tunity again of getting such instruction ; for you must know, Professor Putzker, that no one can give that course as well as you. Now, we came to ask you if we could enter your class even if it is late in the spring term. We must get what little is left to us, and we don ' t believe you will refuse this last to us, will you ? " It is needless to give the details of the unconditional surrender. Suffice it to say that, in March, Professor Putzker ' s class in Lessing was decidedly enlarged, and that about two dozen people will pull the whole six hours when the Recorder ' s Day of Reckoning comes ' round. Jake Mery went another time to the Lieut to get out of a military ex. After ten minutes had been spent in heart-rending eloquence, the dignitary turned to him and said, dryly: " Ahem, Mr. Mery, I have a wooden leg. " FRESHIE: " There was a students ' meeting, last Friday. Mrs. Magee and I could not come to Gym. " MRS. M. : " It was a men ' s meeting. " CRYSTAL (after being initiated into Delta Tan Delta): " May I be excused from ( lym to-day ? My chest is all blistered. " 139 What I Want People to Know. IRWIN J. MUMA : That I am a student in the University of Cali- fornia, as well as a politician and a ring-master. MEL DOZIER : That I am still at College. Miss DUFFY : That I don ' t care nothing for nobody. A. L. HART: That I am the Banjo Club. A. A. LAWSON: That I have almost decided to take my semi- annual bath. Miss BOTTOMES: That I am from Los Angeles, and not from any of the jay towns in the vicinity, and that my name is not pronounced Bot ' tomes. MlSS VOORSANGER : That I, I am the Manager of the U. C. Basket Ball Team. CLIFTON PRICE: That I would do anything to stay on the good side of the co-eds, to get on the good side of the Kappas again. DOWNING BROS. : That the twin-brothers-josh is getting good and stale. LILY HOHFELD: ROSE HOHFELD: That we think so, too. NORRIS STARK: That I may be small, but I ' m game. EARLE STONE: That I ain ' t sauer-balled any more. THE MISSES WILKINSON: That we are most awfully popular. OSCAR WOLF: That Regent Reinstein is my uncle. What I Want People to Know. ARCHIE CLOUD: That I am on deck still and not a bit dis- couraged. D. ALEX. GORDENKER : That am a misanthrope, not an anarchist or a high-binder. A. D. FLAW: Dat I am de feller what broke de wurrld ' s record. RAY CARTER: That Fm something of a ladies ' man in my own, cute little way. WILLABD G. PARSONS: That I can in no wise affiliate myself with mere College vulgarity. CHARLES P. NOTT: That I am the very embodiment of broad- mindedness and generosity. W. A. HACKLEY: That I fail to see my own cuteness. MISSES STARK, BORARD and SLEEPER: That we do not run the Football and Baseball teams. ERNEST OLIVER: That 1 am still walking on hearts. Miss JONES, ' 01: That I am subdued on rare occasions. DEKES: That the color of our new house is no indi- cation that we will paint the town red. FRANK SOULE: That these little tales about me are not true. PROF. FLAGG: That Clapp is all off, too young and inex- perienced. PROF. CLAPP: That Flagg is all off regular old fossil. 161 Extracts from the Chronicles of the Profs. IN the great land towards the setting sun dwelt divers men of great learning, who taught the youth of that country. Knowledge there was held in great repute, but gold more so. It came to pass, in a certain year, that the assembly of the people granted great sums for the future instruction for seekers after knowledge; whereat there was much ado, which of the wise men should reap the greatest harvest. And certain of the divers teachers appeared before the council of the governors, saying, " Lo, we are of great wisdom and worth; yet for our labors receive we but three thousand and five hundred talents yearly. " " But, " answered the council, " " behold ye the young men who follow in your footsteps they who set up your apparatus and mark your papers and give instruction unto beginners. Early do they toil and late, but small is their recompense. Let us now more justly reward them, that they may sometimes buy meat. " Great then was the wrath of the wise men, and they answered, saying, " Hath it not been written, ' Whosoever hath, to him shall be given : but whosoever hath not, from him shall be taken away even that he hath ' ? " Whereupon did the council confess their fault, and, humbling themselves, yielded up to the head teachers the yearly increase, that they might take in more boarders and buy more cows. In the same year a war came over the land, and many were those who did quit their callings and gird themselves with spear and shield. Now, it happened that at that time there was among the instructors of the youth a young man, who aspired to be called wise, yet many were the doubts thereof; yet, verily, he was much skilled in the culture of the vine and olive. Little did he know of the marshalling of hosts and the exercise of arms, and his instincts were not warlike. But the chief governor of the province had for him a great affection, and, seeing him privately, said, " I will make thee a captain of the host, and pay thee, not only for thy knowledge of oil and wine, but for teaching my soldiers that which is unknown to thee. " Thereupon the young man rejoiced exceedingly and betook himself to the camp by the side of the waters, where he remained in quiet until peace returned to the land. And behold, it came to pass, in the course of time, that they made search for a new master for the school. And some, forsooth, were consumed with a desire for the place and honor. And two, especially, did yearn for the precious prize, even more so than did their friends. Yea, and one of the two did put forth his hand confidently and with a stout heart ; for did he not number among his chosen friends the Rhine-stone and the Budd and the Hearst? But, in an evil hour, the enemy sowed tares in the hearts of the Regents, so that they arose and said: " We will have one, young and skittish, to rule over the school, one whose heart is like unto that of the Palo Alto Starr. " 162 By Way of the Party Line. EAKI.K: " Hullo! Is this Red 117: ' .? " CLAIKE: " It is. Who is this? " E. C. E. ment Friday evening for dinner? " a E. C. my way E. C. ments. ' E. C. " Well I ' m the well in fact er ah you k-n-o-w. " " No, I don ' t. " " Well, doncher care. I was just going, to ask. if you had any engage- C. E. evening C. E. " Oh, I wasn ' t going to be rash. I was merely going to remark, that if you weren ' t, it would be hard on you Saturday morning. " " How ' s that? " " I said, I was going to ask if you were going out to dinner Friday ?5 " Oh, I should be delighted " " Well, indeed! You didn ' t wait until I had finished. " " Finished what? Dinner? " " No. I tho ' t I saw a quarter glass of lemonade and a cookie coming 9 " Couldn ' t hear. What ' s that? " " I say, I tho ' t you were going to give me a Y. M. ( ' . A. dose of refresh- " Humph! " " Those samples you spill out on those occasions are very good. The most disagreeable feature is labeling one with a bow to ensure one against receiving any more. " E. C. off this E. " Humph! S ' pose you have a good layout of them. " " Y-e-s! It took several samples to make a glass. Say! Will you get line? I want to get Central. " Well, good-bye! " Good-bye, dear! " E. " Good-bye! " c. " DEAR! " E. " GOOD-BYE! " C. " DEAR! " E. [exasperatedly] : " Say! What do you take me for? " C. [tenderly]: " For better or for worse. " [DEEP SILENCE.] " Hullo! Hullo! Hullo! " [JUST AS DEEP SILENCE.] " Hullo!! " [SAME KIND.] [Earle Swan found in a dead faint at the other end of the line.] And thus they found him on the floor; The ' phone swung from its hook ; And madly he his dark curls tore, Just as in story book. Pray, note his sighs and slackened gait, And view his troubled face! He shies from co-eds, while we wait That breach-of-promise case. 163 ANNOUNCEMENT OF COURSES FOR THE YEAR 1898-99. German 2. Prof. PUTZKER. M. W. P., 10:20. Study of " The Search for the Holy Truth, " in the original German. Open only to industrious students of conscience and soul, who desire leaiuing for its own sake, and are not working for marks and credits. English 8. Prof. LANGE. Hours to be arranged with the students for any two days in the week, except Saturday. Open only to qualified Juniors, who can show by physician ' s certificate that they cannot be overcome by nervous pros- tration. Indispensable text-books, $19. German 5. DR. SENGER. M. W. F., 8:45. Course in Dramatic Art. Dr. Senger will illustrate from time to time, as he sees fit, the most striking situations in the melodramas read. This is a course for students. No bluffers need register. French I. Mr. KARTLET T, Mr. HOWARD and Assistant Hus. (Bartlett in the lead). M., T., W., Th., Fri., Sat. Any old time. M. French repartee. T. and Th. Dead earnest, no joshing. Fri.; Dead easy, Hus. Open to all the dear little Freshmen. We want you. If you have studied French at a young ladies ' seminary for three or four years, come anv- way. This is the place to show off. Algebra J b. Mr. PERRY. This is intended as a fresh start for discouraged Freshmen. Get a key to Smith ' s Algebra, complete addition, Stringham ' s Revised, inter- polated, interrogated and interpreted by Mr. Perry, and come. Math. 2. IRVING STRINGHAM. Open to all students (not over-burdened with brains), who successfully pass Mr. Perr}- in Alg. 1 b, but not Archie Pierce in Alg. 1 c. Indis- pensable text-books, $21.33$. English 36. Professor CHAWLES MILLS GAYLEY. Shakespeare from a Co-educational standpoint, with exhaustive study of the more important romances. Open to all women students. Standing room for Pelicans. Not given in 1899-1900; may be expected in 1900-1901. 165 Latest Additions to the Library. CONFESSIONS OF AN ENGLISH, DYSPEPTIC INSTRUCTOR. By Thomas Sanford. This is a novel, relating in a most pathetic manner, the events of a life made almost unendur- able by dyspepsia. Unique copy, bound in green leather. CHILDE HAKOLDE. By Prof. Sea Beach Bradley. A monograph, bound in cloth. I ' LAYS FOR AMATOOERS. Selected from the works of Mr. Steinhardt, Ben Jonson, Miss A. Duffy, L. D. P. Syle, Harolde Shakespeare Simmes, and others. MILITARY TACTICS, AS THE LIEUTENANT SHOWED THEM TO ME. By Roscoe L. Logan. This book combines amusement with instruction, since there are twenty-five half-tones, taken from authentic photographs of the author dressed in the uniform of a captain, in graceful and characteristic poses. Freshmen taking Military Sighance, cannot do better than to peruse this book with care. LAYMANE, PRINCE OF SILENTS. By Shaiczpier. A tr agedy in twenty-four alcoves. Not divided into acts. THE RECORDING ANGEL. A poem, by James Sutton. AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF ALBIN PUTZKER. Anonymous. With characteristic modesty, the author publishes this book anonymously. It is translated into French, German, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, and Modern Greek. MANUAL OF ETIQUETTE AND MODERN SLANG. Mr. T. F. Sanford. A valuable handbook for students and professors, containing valuable suggestions for book slinging, chair tilting, etc. How TO BE BEAUTIFUL. By Miss A. J. Rooney. Hints to aspiring young women, made interesting by the record of personal experiences. REVIEW OF COMPLETE WORKS OF RUDYARD KIPLING. By Charles Fryer. CARE AND CULTURE OF MEN. By Miss Richards. Should rank as a classic. LIFE AMONG THE AMAZONS. By Robert Jno. Moulthrop. The most authentic account of College Sorority life yet published. ion The Man Who Made Himself King. eh. " Poor deluded devils; no lab.; no summer school; themes, cuts huh, rats! Ringy? " [Wise, looking up from copying one of Billy Hilton ' s plates, stared thoughtfully.] Percy jammed his feet up on a desk in the Grapho-room. " It was the night I had been kicked off the baseball team, and we loafed around the mess tent, listening to Baird enlighten Rawlings ' charming ignorance of some reputed actor ' s use of ' igle ee. ' After a while Stew comes up and winks: says he feels pretty mean, and fetches a lick at me. The crowd holds us off, and we jaw. Rawlings tells Mr. Hunt to lie down and Baird looks aghast. During this time, the crowd has been giving Baird the idea that on his broad, young shoulders rested the honor and good name of the College; that he was the chief reacher-out with the olive branch, and so the Commissary comes up and paws around about the disgraceful scene, and we keep on jawin ' . I hear a wild howl and look around, and here comes Harry Cornish, plowing through the crowd for Baird. He says, ' Do I care who Baird is? No! you bet I don ' t ! ' and he up and goes for Baird. A lot lay on him and the rest corral the Commissary, who lights out for the creek bank. Harry rips around. ' Can a man hit him? Xo, you bet! ' We get Baird up and he says that he knows he did not touch Mr. Cornish; he must be mistaken. ' No, you bet! ' says Harry, and reaches for him, and the Commissary does the creek bank. Any way, after a while they get Baird to admit that he hit Cornish, and he apologizes, but Cornish stays ugly. [Professor Kower puts his head in the doorway; sees Hall; goes out, mildly astonished.] " He wanders off to his tent, and the 167 crowd wait around and say how savage he is, and about his Spanish blood and a huslied- up past, till Baird is keyed up properly. In a minute we hear sound of high words and Fred Morris comes out of the tent, followed by Harry, both talking excitedly. We hang around and listen, and things look pretty lively, till they go muttering off in the dusk. " It was nearly dark by that time. This was all new to us, and so it was by inspiration that we worked some more on Cornish ' s Spanish blood, and when one of his tent-mates appeared and said his pistol was missing, Baird nearly got hysterics. He thought there ought to be interference. I kind of expected something, and pretty soon it came. We saw a flash through the trees down the creek, and bang! bang! more flashes and a savage yell ! I was on the edge of the crowd and I lit out, but nobody touched Baird. Prom twenty yards in the rear I saw him stop so short, his feet dug great holes. Cornish, smoking pistol in hand, was loping around a motionless, prostrate body and emitting frenzied yells. You bet, it was a striking scene ! A lot got hold of Baird, rushed on the murderer and then, drawing back, watched with awe the Commis- sary hold the frenzied center rush. The rest got Morris into a tent and inked in a peachy wound, and after arranging the body, dragged Baird in. ' Good God! ' The Commissary caught sight of that wound in the candle light and his face was yellow. Right there it looked as if we had laid on a little too much, so we rushed him out to hold the criminal, who at once put up a vicious fight. We shoved Baird under Cornish and six fellows piled on. Baird spread. Just then some boy hollared that the murderer was getting his knife out, and Baird simply rose up through that mass, as if through a pile of straw. At this juncture, McNab and some more scared-looking fellows got Baird aside. ' You ' re the fastest runner; Morris has to have a doctor, so you better light out for Hood ' s. ' When we heard his trot die away, we all lay down and rested, while the corpse took a drink. The nervous condition of the camp was frightful, and in every dark corner lay a bunch of fellows, too weak to do anything but gurgle. " Baird got back from Hood ' s very soon, though it was down two miles towards Calistoga, and found the corpse unconscious and the supply of brandy in camp com- pletely exhausted. " In the morning, Cornish ate his breakfast alone and moodily, at one end of the bench. Morris appeared with a ball of cotton pasted over his left temple. " Glance 168 shot, " we told the Commissary and gave him the tip not to say anything, as Cornish and Fred had shaken hands and Harry felt pretty bad. Baird absorbed. " Percy slowly pulls down his feet. " It was the darndest thing. " The mechanic, who might have gone, but didn ' t, gazes out of the window absently. Why the People call him Bunny. It gets too dark to play ball, so game is called off. Boys collect coats. PALMER: " The first fellas that get sacks, hold ' em! " [Starts on run for camp. Baird piles down hill ; falls through brush into creek ; crawls out and, getting into camp first, gets flour sack. Swells around. Berky emerges from cook ' s tent leav- ing trail of potatoes.] COOK: " Ze sack! Dom! " [string of French invectives.] Mr. HUNT: " Only four fellows can hold sacks. Too many got sacks. Baird, are you dead sure you are onto the job? " [Baird has held sacks for rabbits for years. Tells Hunt and so gets doubtful permission. Hunt finds that Baird has a flour sack ; decides that it closes him out of sack holders. Baird remonstrates, then swipes Beetle Goodale ' s sack which is carelessly left on ground. Refuses to give it up. Party starts up canyon, joined by Mr. Hood of winery.] BAIRD [casually]: " Say, fellows, what do you do if two of ' em jump for your sack at once ? " PALMER: " Jes " I expected. I thought you had been hunting rabbits before. " [Reaches fruitlessly for Baird ' s sack.] " Say, who ' s boss of this hunt? " [No reply. Party climbs past point E in silence. Lights of camp faintly seen a mile below.] HASELTIXE [as Baird whispers for instructions] : " Gimme the sack! Gimme it! I see you ' re green. Gimme the candles! " [Baird subsides and does not open head till party halts at distant vineyard, fenced with rabbit-proof netting, after having walked three times up and down one canyon. Hood and Hunt consult in whispers. : Wind moans down canyon. Loud and indignant bellow from across creek. Crowd perceptibly moved.] HOOD: " I guess this ' ll be the best place. [Jerks picket off fence. Carefully examines ground.] " Well, who ' s going to hold here ? " [No response]. BAIRD [moving up] : " I guess I might as well. Shall 1? " HOOD: " How about this, Hunt? Do you think this fellow can take care of this place? " HUNT: " Well, well, 1 don ' t know. What do you think, Baird? " BAIRD: " Why yes, of course I can! " HOOD: " Well, come here! Now. when you hear ' em comin ' , keep your head and grab so " [explains the fine points in the art]. BAIRD [mildly]: " How many miles do you suppose we are from camp? " HOOD: " Dunno ' see that hole? Put your candle between the pickets. Keep outside the vineyard ! Hold the sack between your knees. Kneel ! you stiff- kneed ! kneel ! [To expectant crowd] Three o ' you drivers go out ! [Waves hand to vineyard ; three fellows flit oif into darkness.] How many candles you got ? " BAIRD: " Three! " [Distant howls from vineyard. Baird trembles perceptibly.] HUNT and Hood: " Sneak out of the candle light, you fellows! Lay low, Baird! " [all exit]. [Long quiet. Distant voice up canyon : " Lay low, Baird! " More quiet. Faint howl from vineyard. Protracted silence.] interval of Seven Hours. [4:30 A. M. Three Dew-drop Inners have just wallowed through brush, and, after having cut main tent rope of camp Dewey, light out. On turning tent corner run into Baird, sack in hand, looking, in the gray morning light, rather feverish.] BAIRD [voice in which disappointment and suspicion are mingled]: " Jus ' got back? eh! Say, did you get any rabbits? " R. OLIVER [recovering with rapidity]: Rabbits? " Ye we nope! Not a darned one! " [Baird groans and flits off through brush. Three from Dew Drop look at each other for a minute askance, then disappear in tent.] To the late owl nothing disturbed the death-like stillness of the sleeping camp. 170 Table Talk. Mr. Hrxr [looks up table]: " Hay there, yon! Stew! pass that bread! " RA VLI GS [rising with milk pan of bread, solemnly]: " Boys, the faculty wants the bre ad! " ALL: " To hell with the faculty! " [Stew passes bread, all take a piece and give Hunt and Prouty empty pan. Meal continues.] PALMER: " Harry, that was my biscuit. " COKXISH : " Silas, you prevaricate, lay down. Eat that twenty-five pound salmon yon caught. " [Hall eats biscuit] MC. ' AB : " Oh, I say, Chimmie ! me next ! me next ! Go on, tote down those sour-balls, the canned plums, you idiot! " [All help themselves. McXab gets some juice.] Mr. HUNT [appealingly] : " Ringy, do take some more rice! " [Wise levees his plate with bread and takes more. Meal continues. Hicks drinks the cream intended for the coffee and all kick at him under the table.] ED. OLIVER: " I ' ve gained ten pounds since the first. I weighed on the meat scale. " [No one wondered and all immediately wanted to know how much Wise had gained. Every one is silently attentive while Milli Brown adds milk to the pan of pudding intended for the table and proceeds with usual ability. At the finish, some one gets the remnants of the pan from the other table and offers it to Milli. Brown adds milk, while meal continues in heavy silence.] " Say, Baird, who ' s boss in your party? " BAIRD: " Why, me; that is, generally! " " I hear you made a very warm close in your traverse. " BAIRD: " Well, Xicholls, you know, he was instrument man, and we closed to 41 ' , but after this I intend running the instrument. " " Well, who gets mail to-day? " ALL: " Hoffman! It ' s his Mill Valley day. " [Beetle Goodale and Ringy fight viciously, but silently, under the table for the Bug ' s bread pile.] THE COOK: " Beans! Beans! " Bear [Chimmie starts Camp Dewey song and is kicked under the table. Haseltine mixes dried peaches with his beans and adds milk. All go outside and let Dick finish alone. Wise still being there.] 171 The Great Baird Comet. We all knew that Bunny had been predestined to be famous, and the more we came to know him, the more remarkable it seemed that he had not already flared out from amongst the human firmament like Baldy Reid ' s cranium on a cold night. But one day it seemed as if the time had really come and Bunny was to be enrolled amongst the immortals. Now you must know that The Boss was interested in astronomy. Night after night he would steal away from the fickle checkerboard, to focus a transit upon infinity, and there, alone with Nature, he would softly quote II Penseroso and various mathematical formulas. On this particular day he came down to the break- fast table with a face wreathed in smiles, but withal a very mysterious air. It was not long before we knew that he had made a wonderful discovery, and by noon the whole thing was out. Bunny had discovered a gigantic comet. To say we were surprised is drawing it mild. We just looked at each other and shook our heads. Truly, it was wonderful indeed. And Bunny well, he just walked around and gravely shook hands with us and solemnly assured us that, though his fame should oscillate from one end of the world to the other, and though millions should kneel down to pay homage to his genius, never, no, never would he forget those who were there to congratulate him in the hour of his triumph. And we congratulated him. When darkness fell upon the earth, poor Bunny was swimming in a delirium of his own pleasant thoughts. At last the great moment dawned. We were all present, except Mr. Hunt and Mr. I ' routy, who had been engaged for the past few nights in taking observations on Polaris, and had gone up to-night to finish their work. In silence we stood grouped about the telescope, awaiting the supreme moment when the great Baird comet (for so he had named it) was to appear. Suddenly a great hush fell upon us. Bunny, with one arm extended dramatically, was pointing to the celestial wanderer. The great Baird comet was before us in all its heavenly grandeur. It was truly a magnifi- cent sight. Just where the top of the ridge and the sky met, it flared out from the dark back ground. With hushed voices and abated breath we stood. Bunny, almost hysterical from his over-wrought feelings, stood leaning up against McNab for support. Suddenly the comet moved. It was a peculiar kind of movement. It seemed like a sine curve that had lost its constant and was coming down to 172 camp to look for it. Nearer and nearer it came. Bunny, now entirely recovered from his weak spell, stood gazing wild-eyed at his fast approaching comet. Nearer and still nearer that erratic comet drew, and finally having clambered down the hill-side, " walked over to where we stood. Bunny, when he saw it, just gave one shriek and fell over in a faint. The next morning Hunt posted up the result of his observations on Polaris, but that hasn ' t anything to do with this story. This has been Carefully Suppressed. " This is about the warmest thing. " Large drops rolled down Mark ' s face and splashed on the rocks by the road-side. Spencer heaved a sigh, glanced at the simmering landscape and slowly up the long ascent to point " F " . " Hood ' s a pretty darn white fellow. " To Spence, the big winery operated by the last-named gentleman was dark, cool, not too far away, and, in sadness, tradi- tionally attractive. For a moment or two in each breast there raged a conflict. Simultaneously, after a brave resistance, both youths fell. Spence stuck his pins under the fence ; White glanced up the slope for the approaching Prouty. Nothing diluted that simmering landscape. With a sigh of relief the boys left the dusty road and entered the dark, dim depths, peopled with casks, tanks, and an odor, which only a Napa winery of some years and abilities can afford. Being entirely innocent and undetermined in the visit, both boys, Spencer on the floor and White on an " empty, " stretched out comfortably. The humming of fermenting wine in the dark recess was a tonic to slumber, and a long quiet ensued. Mark had an explanation ready for Hood, bridged over with his smile, and, confident of its effect in the past, he felt no worry. Rest was near, and comfort, and also that sympathizing indicating odor. By accident both jboys arose at the same time and eyed one of the distant sizzling barrels. " That ' s too new. " " Yes, " answered Spence. A pause followed. The boys strolled down by the rows of little and big casks, small tanks and tanks 173 like small barns. In front of one of these latter the boys paused. " 10,000 gallons, " (pause) " 9,999 gallons. " Mind you, not the veriest thought of violence to the contents of that tank entered either mind. " I notice " " And I, too, " said Spence. " That that plug, " continued Mark, " is loose, " remarked Spence. " It is too bad that carelessness, " resumed White, " should endanger that vintage, " suggested Spencer. " A good blow will secure it more firmly. " Spence watched in interest. Bang! biff! " Holy smoke! " A jet of red wine drowned the words. As thick as a tumbler, and with a rush of a ten-foot head, the contents of that tank dashed in a ruby cataract against its neighbor. The boys went down on their knees, inserted their fists, were sprayed a lovely red, leaned against the hole and hunted for the bung with their feet. A half a bung floated merrily by in a stream of Mr. Hood ' s best. Mark gasped. Spence blew the claret out of his eyes and leaned with stubborn courage. Mark stepped on some- thing, slipped and disappeared in the flood. Like the returning dove, the lost bung bobbed up blithely from under his feet. With a piece of pipe they alternately belabored that bung, and dripped. The diminished stream was mopped with sacks, layed with dust, and the sacks secreted. With varying emotions the unfortunate and innocent boys lay in the brush till dark. Their soaked and discolored clothing was tied down in the deepest pool below camp and a change skillfully procured. To this day, the only suspicion of the happening was caused by the remark- able eifect of the creek water on John McNab, when he happened to quench his thirst the day after, below the mentioned pool. BOISTEROUS! (With apologies to Kipling ' s " Post That Fitted. " ) Ere the steam car bore him westward, Robbins had engaged to carry An extensive tailor ' s outfit, souls of Berkeley men to harry. Robbins, he was very modest ; Robbing ' clothes, the other way. Who could hear the Berkeley ' s whistle, when his plaids were on the bay? 174 On the Freshmen. At the Reception. Miss Ethel Haas boards a car and begins: " Did you go to the Freshman Reception? Oh, you ' re not a Freshie; but then, Pa went. Pa graduated in ' 76. Do you know Mr. McDuffie? Pa does; Pa graduated in 76. They joshed me bald- headed the other night and Pa wouldn ' t put me on, for Pa graduated in 76. They introduced Mr. McDuffie as a Freshie and I felt so sorry for him a great, big fellow like that, a Freshman ; and, you know, he doesn ' t look very bright anyway, so I tried to be real kind to him, and Pa never told me till I got home. Pa is a regular kid, but he graduated in 76. " Class Room Brilliancy. FRESHIE CO-ED [trying to recall " The earth is a sphere, flattened at the poles " ] recites: " The earth is a round ball, flattened at the corners. " FKESHMAX [translating " Delenda est Anglia victoria " ]: " Down with the virtuous angels. " SVLE [astonished]: " I thought you said you had studied Latin? " FRESHMAN: " It ' s so long since I saw any, that I am a little rusty. " SYLE: " Yes, you seem to be. " I ' AGET [to the Freshman French class]: " When I come into this class, I almost believe I am in Paris!! " Before Rowell Appeared. FRESHIE Co-ED [to Junior Co-ed]: " Say, Nell! " JUNIOR CO-ED: " Well, Jessie? " FRESHIE CO-ED: " Do you know that boy sitting at the end of this table? " JUNIOR CO-ED: " No, Jessie, dear, I don ' t. " FKESHIE CO-ED: " Well, ain ' t he cute! " (The boy was Jimmie Hopp. 0, the penetration of these Fresh- men! Short-skirted though they be, they know more things by intuition than are dreamt of in yours or my philosophy.) Registration Day. NICHOLS, ' 02: " Say, which one of these here houses is the school-house? " ANOTHER OF LIKE GENUS: " Can we go outside the yard at noon to eat our dinner? " WINKLER, ' 02 [sauntering about the campus in his shirt sleeves] : " Most all the fellers seem to wear coats. I guess Fll mosey back to the house and put mine on, too. " ALEXANDER, ' 02 [devouring the U. C. catalogue]: " There are lots of fellows here with Is after their names, who never get first sections in their classes. " Nerve in Embryo. Prof. SOULE: " What excuse have you for your absence? " GOODRICH, ' 02: " My mother excused me from drill that day. " [War Department collapses.] 175 Ode to Chcm. II. I OR its clapping and stamping and howling, For its hissing and whistling and yowling Try as you will, You couldn ' t keep still, You boys of Chemistry 11. If a formula ' s put on the board, A smile, of dimensions broad, Passes over the class, From youth to lass, And Pop Rising turns from the board. If a door ' s left open a crack, And a co-ed closes it, whack! Her kind thought for your health Is met by a wealth Of cheering before she comes back. If an experiment bids fair to succeed, To recapitulate Pop Rising has need. His successes you greet With stamping of feet, And his eyebrows are lifte ' d indeed. If co-eds are two minutes late, And that janitor (unlike fate) Opens once more That fast closed door, You kindly catch onto their gait. You ' re a bully class, I concede, In politeness you ' re sure to succeed. Your manners renowned Are always found When there ' s nothing to pay for the deed. For it ' s clapping and stamping and howling For it ' s hissing and whistling and yowling Try as you will, You couldn ' t keep still, You boys of Chemistry II. A YARD OF DAISIKS. Heart to Heart Talks with Lovers. LETTERS TO MINERVA. Lovers Estranged. " U the World Loves a Lover. " Dear Minerva : During my Freshman year I met a young D. U., who made himself very agreeable ; so I asked him to call when I became a Gamma Phi Beta. We went to the Freshman Glee, Sophomore Hop, Junior Farce and other little affairs together, but we have become estranged lately. He said that some of the KAT ' s were just too lovely, and I retorted that some of the Figi ' s were too cute for anything. He hasn ' t called for a long time now, and I am very sorry that I spoke so sharply. And then he plays the ' cello so superbly! He has such beautiful golden hair ! The other night I passed by the D. U. house, and I heard the sad strains of " Love ' s Golden Dream is Passed, " and it didn ' t sound nearly so pretty as when he used to play, " There ' s just One Girl " for me. BROKEN HART. (Don ' t brood over it. Try still another D. U. and remember that there are " as good fish in sea as have ever been caught. " ) Troubles of a Ward Politician. Dear Minerva : They call me " Czar " at college; although I run nearly everything there, I have much trouble outside. To get to the point, I am much in love with a little black-eyed girl, but I find that she is much harder to manage even than was that Grim fight for Recorder. She has so many wiles and cute ways of hold- ing me off that I am in despair at times. Long have I waited for some augury from her lips as to my future welfare. The " idle wind always seems to blow the leaves of prophecy away from me. " Sometimes I catch small fragments ; they are always deluding. C. E. T - - M - s. (Time alone can show you, but we hope that she will encourage you. It might be well to remember the words of her namesake, and we hope they will be an inspiration to you. " Tu ne cede mails, sed contra audentior Ho. " ) 1900 Again. Dear Minerva : There is a Santa Cruz boy, a member of my class. Although he goes with those rough mining fellows, he is just as sweet as he can be, and he has the loveliest auburn hair that I have ever seen. He comes to see me every Friday night, and generally he escorts me to Christian Endeavor. What I want to ask you is : Do you think it proper for Juniors in college to be engaged ? He is a young man of exemplary habits and I know he loves me. Please consider well and advise. A-N-S S- -DM-N. (The life of a mining engineer is a hard one, but " love will find a way, " we hope. It is proper for you to become engaged, but you had better defer marriage until at least a couple years after graduation. Besides, your ideas may change in that time, but you know that a fellow is convenient to have, anyway.) 177 THE CALIFORNIA CO-ED. Loves Many Young Ladies. Dear Minerva: I am a Senior of twenty-one, and I am considered to be a most excellent conversationalist. I can talk on any thing at any time or place, to any person whomsoever. Just at present, I am much worried about my future and I write to you for advice. There are so many lovely girls at college that I simply cannot choose between them; first I think one is just perfect, but when I meet the others I forget entirely about that one and am completely wrapped up in the present company. Of course, you see what a predicament this places me in, as all these girls seem to love me very much. Now, please answer soon, as I am in much trouble to know what to do. F. J. A-M-T-XG. (A boy of your age should not be thinking of marriage, but should be full of his studies and future life-work. You are probably mistaken about these young ladies loving you. They only think that you are amusing and quite cute. Re- member that you should first get a nest for your bird, and then there will be plenty of time to get the bird. However, it will do no harm if you can get ac- quainted with some nice little high-school girls of seventeen, as they will be ready when you are.) Reconsider, Young Man. Dear Minerva: I am a Chemistry student, and a very promising young man. In my Sophomore year, I met a very charming young lady. It was a case of love at the first sight for both of us. I will graduate next year and I write to ask you whether I had better marry immediately after Commencement, or wait a month. J. C. C-R-S--X--X. (A youth of such evidently tender years should think twice before he takes the final step.) Incomprehensible. Dear Minerva: I am a prominent member of the Delta Upsilon fraternity. I am also quite prominent in society. I am very handsome, so I have been told. I come from a splendid family. My father runs Santa Cruz, when I am not at home. I am a superb dancer, charming singer, remarkable conversationalist, and an all-round good thing. I cannot see why the ladies do not flock at my feet. H. A. L-NS--TT. (Damfino.) Slow, but Steady. Dear Minerva: Have noticed your kindness in answering the many enquiries for advice. I write to you, seeking for suggestions. I am in the College of Mining, but I do not associate with those rowdy mining boys. I have been keeping com- pany with the sweetest, brightest girl in my class. But you see I am boarding at her home, and her brother knows me most too well. Do you think that occu- pying the parlor for over six hours a day is too much? We always walk to 179 " school " together and often take longer walks. I am thinking of proposing, for she is so lovely that I fear that some one else will get her first if I don ' t hurry up. G. R. L-HM-N. (You should not be in such a hurry; besides you don ' t know whether she reciprocates your love.) Irresistible. Dear Minerva : I have been told that 1 am without doubt the sweetest, prettiest and most charming co-ed on the campus. Although only a Junior, I practically run the Glee Club and Football team, that is the Sigma Nu and Chi Phi parts, which are, after all, the only parts worth mentioning. I wish to know if it is " the thing " to have over two fellows a term. You see I don ' t want to do anything that will attract attention or cause comment ; and yet I can ' t help realizing that I must be quite a belle. Some things must be obvious to the College. A--CE R--N-Y. (If what you say about your attractions is true, one can hardly see how you can help but have less than a dozen or two on a string for a term. If they bother you too much, stick them on fly-paper.) Wasted Affections. Dear Minerva : I am a young girl about seventeen years old, and am so beautiful that my College friends call me the " Fair Elsie. " Now, I am very much in love with the President of the Junior Class, who is also very handsome. He is tall and rather stout, and has a pensive look in his violet eyes. But in spite of every- thing, my love is not returned. I come into the Library and sit near him at the reading tables, and write notes to him, but all in vain. He always goes to sit by M-t-lda R-ch-rds. This is my first love experience, and I have it bad. Dear Minerva, tell me what to do to win his affections. FAIR ELSIE. (Your complaint is a common one. Young girls are inclined to worship some noted person. Give him up, and don ' t let your aspirations soar so high. It is three to one against you any way. Don ' t think too much over the pensive look. He m ay have dyspepsia or weak eyes.) But next time this letter appeared : Dear Minerva : I was interested in a letter in the last issue signed by Fair Elsie, because I think I may be her hero. I am the Junior Class president, but as to being handsome or having violet eyes, I don ' t know. But I am tall and stout, and have a pensive look, although not troubled with dyspepsia or weak eyes, as you suggest. At any rate, it appears that I am the adored one, and I want to find out just who " Fair Elsie " is. It is certainly interesting to feel that some one loves me. CL- -N-E BUSHEL. (As " Fair Elsie " is known to me only by this appellation, I cannot direct you to her. Surely, a little observation of pretty girls, who sit near you in the Library, will discover her.) 180 How He Does It Sonberful of Sdjiller. 3 neoar fd)peaf of mniclf. (Jiuc Unifegung. OpfenceS, 3ir. 2iekrott! Kindness of Naughty-naught Kinetoscope Co. 1M PHONOGRAPHON1A. ' E regret that the following graphophonic records, secured at great trouble and expense, have become too badly mutilated for identification. Any one estab- lishing a claim to one will be put out of his misery as humanely as he deserves, and decently interred : I. Why, you know I - now, my sisters I never could see anything to this mathematics department - - z - br - philosophy - z k k - I - br-r r my brother Greek and Latin - br r r r z Howison thought my sisters were like ordinary students - br-r- - mathematics - -why some- times I ' d talk the whole hour to Sanford and he wouldn ' t see he was wrong - z - z - br - my brother z - z - when I came to college - - my sisters - - z - z - I always did very fine work in the classics br-r-r- my sisters of course this .English department - - z - z - Philosophy was always my strong point, you know -z-z-z-br- debating - now my brother br-r-r - chess team - - I - - br of course, one of my sisters will get it ; which, I - br - r - well I - br-r modern languages - - why, it ' s so easy, I seldom pay any attention to it I - II. I want the medal - do they say ? - br - r - x - really, I can ' t now - z z cinched sure - - br - couldn ' t if I got nothing but firsts from now on - br - x absurd - all this talk - - what snap courses do I take ? - z - k - lucky if I get through at all br-r-r - misrepresented - - mi ght have had a chance - - Blue and Gold - - z - - my reputation - - No, wont be a Phi P eta Kappa -z-r-k-k- - not a first this term - x - x - - Sacramento - - never troubled myself about politics zr-z-z- - representative man of the class - -k-k-br- - ability - - br - x - - this University not ad- vanced enough - z - President of the Associated Students - - scholarship - z - z - - typical Bohemian - k - k - man of letters - br - come over to the Wid ' s and have something. III. Yes, I have it in the Library - - lovely little thing - - z - z - dyspepsia br been in bed for a week k that ' s where I get my after- dinner speeches br - - can ' t go out nights - - don ' t know much about art - br my doctor won ' t let me - - Miss Hinckley z dyspepsia - I ' ve read the chapter headings - - z take her to the theatre - - milk diet - br - hope to teach Spanish in College some day - - my doctor - z z - Miss Rooney - br dyspepsia - - can ' t eat rich food - k - k - my private telephone - z marry a trained nurse - - enchanting eyes - - Fresno - - dyspepsia - - sick for two weeks - - my doctor z - 182 IV. I I- - er - -so busy - - large classes - - I - br course be- coming so popular - - work day and night I - - that man under me - Maybeck - k I - er let Winterburn do this - z - -I-k-k- lectures - the only instruction like it in America br - - me - - come to my lectures - I don ' t read it out of books - know all about it - - been there myself - my I - z - could give ten lectures on this - z - z - Egyptian art zr - come and hear me lecture - - 1 mine Art Club - - know all about it - my department z had audience of three thousand once - - man before me had three - -I I br so busy br - r - know all about it been there myself - zr - around the world five times - z - z come hear me lecture -I I my own. He ' s jovial, but he ' s Ernest too ; his eyes are brown, his smile is true ; And a soldier he ' ll be some day, and carry Matilda away. Me and Sal. Jus ' got home frum visitin ' U. C. Mighty funny things they learn up there. From high eddication excuse me, Never seen such doin ' s any where. Thinks I, ' fore I let Hank go ter school, I ' ll go ter see how eddication ' s done; But all they do there is play the fool, So you ken recken Hank ' 11 stay ter hum. We foun ' the fellers dressed in old white pants, With ball coats on ' n plugs all battered in, Whistlin ' ' t every gal they got a chance. Some were little tops a-tryin ' ter spin, ' N pullin ' little keers ' n shoutin ' loud, ' N playin ' sojer, jus ' like little chaps, ' N ever ' one aroun ' ' em in the crowd All laughed ' en cheered ' n give ' em ' plaudin ' claps. Then me ' n Sally watched ' em play feet ball; When one man fell, the rest all sat on top The way them fellers tear ' n roll ' n mall ' N swappin ' kicks ! The ball was clean forgot. Jus ' as I went to help the bullied man That all the fellers had sot down upon, Good Ian ' ! I seen the very queerest band That I have ever seen beneath the sun. Them co-eds ort tuh been ashamed, I swan ! They came with little, giddy, off-side kicks, They both of ' em had little ruffles on, ' N one on ' em tried to talk politics. IM ' Nother one in bloomers came ' n talked ' N for the co-eds read the proper rule, N two clowns fell aroun ' ' n balked Suppose they learn them how to act the fool. Two Phillopeeneas there, all dressed in hay, Would sing a Honolulu song ' n smile, Which makes me now more shut that they Should not annex us to that isle. A Chinaman, he sang a high-key song, Sounded regular like a squalling baby, ' N just while every one was lookin ' on He hugged ' n made love to an Army lady. A athlete, in patchwork suit ' n hood, Said he could do the best feats in the land ; ' N I riz up to make him prove he could, But Sally grabbed ' n hel ' on to my han ' . Something that must be the devil ' s kin Frightened me ' n Sally in good truth; It wore a yaller gown ' n frozen grin; ' N in the middle of it hung one tooth. A Scotchie jumped on one fut fer a time A-whistlin ' up a dizzy tune, ' n then The hull fool crowd of ' em got in a line An ' sang a song ' bout " Here ' s two jovial friends. " But, thank the Lord, a policeman just then came ' N took the whole fool crowd off in a cart. If Hank bed gone, I s ' pose he ' d been the same, ' N broke his poor old father ' s lovin ' heart. G. E. M. 185 Epoch-Making Remarks. CORINNE HUTTON: I like beards. They are so manly. ALICE RODNEY (in Ladies ' Room) : Oh, I think it is just too horrid to be popular. GOVERNOR BUDD (on Commencement Day): Once was a graduate, and now, now I am the Governor of this great and glorious State. DAISY HINCKLEY (in Poetics): Hobson is my ideal for what he has done. ROGER SPRAGUE (on being asked if he took " Strength of Materials " ): Oh, no! 1 don ' t take that. It ' s considered a snap course, isn ' t it? FRANK MULGREW (answering a query in Trig.): I got that equation by motherly intuition. VERY YOUNG CO-ED: I just love Duncan McDuffie in a paternal way, you know. VERB HUNTER, ' 02: Gee! But I ' d like to join a frat, so I could do as I pleased for a while. Miss BOTTOMES, ' 00: I just think Dr. McGilvary is the dearest little man, next to Dr. Price. " Blest Be The Tie That Binds. " Dedicated to Kappa Kappa Gamma, Gamma Phi Beta and Kappa Alpha Theta. 186 The Man With the Broom. A Tragedy in One Act. (Scene: Whist room, North Hall. Time: 3 P. M. Costumes various. Cupid, Pidge, Mini and Saul engaged at Whist.) Enter JIMMY (the man with the broom). PIDGE: " Spades trumps? Don ' t play like a dressmaker now, Saul, and we ' ll make a slam. " JIMMY: " Excuse me, gintlemen. Take the ither table whoile I swape this out. " MINI: " Aw! Go on and give us a chance to play this hand, will you? " JIMMY [beginning to sweep]: " There ' ll be miny a wan of yez get cinched this term, I ' ll tell yez that. If the Prisident wuz to CUPID: " Shut up, can ' t you, till we hully gee! That was my ace you trumped. " MINI: " What was played there ? Jimmy talks so blamed much I can ' t JIMMY: " I jest wish the felleys would put a picter of yez in the BLUE AXD (JOLD. That would fix yez. " [A horrible dust and considerable disturbance. The quartet moves; so does Jimmy with his broom.] JIMMY: " Put yer fate on the binch there or Fll swape thim aff. " SAUL [to his partner]: " What ' s the matter with you? Didn ' t I signal for clubs? " JIMMY: " Yes, and yez 5 !! git wan over the head if yez don ' t move thim fate. I don ' t blame Simes fur writin ' that editoorial, Td PIDGE: " Hang it, will you dry up! How can a fellow keep his head with you jabbering JIMMY: " Begorra, and yez won ' t kape yer head a-tall, a-tall, whin the AXES come. Yez ' ll have to take out a lave of absinthes, loike me frind the Czar. Now THERE ' S a muddle yoong gintleman fur yez. Yez niver see him playin ' whist. Oi will tell yez the story of his past loife: Twinty-eight years ago [Rough house cards, broom, wisps, feet, etc., fill the air. Exit James. The bell rings three hours late.] 187 The Pcralta Rig. LVERY one knows the Peralta Rig. It is one of the institutions of College, like the Drill, or Jimmy Potatoes, or the mounted superintendent of the grounds. It is a sort of University Kindergarten patrol, bringing its children to College in the morning and gathering them up during the day to take home. When one does not see the rig standing in front of North Hall, acting as a place of reception for Alice and her friends, one need only to go down to Mason ' s and there he will be sure to find it. The ordinary duties of this vehicle are to start from Berkeley, in time for an eight-thirty, wind its way, heavily laden, first to the (lym., where a boy is dropped ; then to South Hall, where Tillie and Therlo are deposited, and then on to North Hall, where Alice and the remainder of the boys belong. The " man, ' ' with lightened heart and rig, goes home to rest till later in the day, when the same program must be gone through in inverted order. But these are only the ordinary every day uses of this wonderful rig. It rightfully belongs to a boys ' prep, school, but, strange to say, many College men go to that same school to call in the evening. If you do not believe me, ask Pete or Smith, or even Ewy Brown (by the way, he will probably know more about it now). Well, sometimes these young men stay so late (the boys are so agreeable) that they miss the last horse car. Then it is that the rig comes in. The " man, " patient and long enduring, must take the poor deluded youths to their respective homes. Many and varied are the other uses to which the rig is put, acting as a hid- ing place for tick-tack parties, absconding football men from rallies, etc., etc., but time and limited space prevent me from going into detail. Lawrence Green. As a girl, plaudits he won, Though stiff as stiff could be, But he swore he ' d ne ' er do that again. For the girls were jealous, Ucie. Gardiner, ' 02. I cannot check my girlish blush, My color comes and goes; I redden to my finger tips S-SsSii And sometimes to my nose. Hills Galore. As in the classic town of old Seven hills stood firm and fast, So in the Berkeley Versity Dr. will cinch-ye and Archie win-too. Five Hills their lots have cast. 18S What the Half Think. I HERE ' S one thing that ' s amusing To a stranger at U. C. To hear the co-eds raving Over Profs, without mercy. Syle is " so " sarcastic: Here ' s to Mr. Leach; Centner is so funny, Doctor " Hop ' s " a " peach: Pierce is fond of cinches, I ange ' s strict as fun: Professor Brown ' s " a darling, " And Moses, ' ' a big gun. " Stringham ' s " great " in Conies. Armes is awfully swell; What they say of Rowell I don ' t like to tell. Professor Jo, " God bless him, " Haskell. " Ain ' t he rich? " Bartlett is the " cutest, " Faucheux fills his niche. Putzker is a " corker, " Paget is a " dear, " Bailey loves his baby, Dresslar is " so clear. " Gayley, " 1 adore him. " Merriam ' s so meek, Noble ' s " just the latest, " Hatha way ' s " a freak. " Page is " awful cunning. " Harrison ' s so deep, Sanford ' s liked by ladies, Bradley knows a " heap " Hart does look so happy, Little Dick ' s " so nice, " Rising looks benevolent, So does " Petit " Price. But in this world of exes, Opinions differ, too, And if you want approval. See what the " eds " will do. PROF. SETCHELL DISCOVERS ANOTHER SEW Bri OS THE OAK TREE. - The Delineator. (And Yet we go about unarmed.) 190 French I3c. I HE roll is called, but no one thinks of answering. Even if he did feel inclined to forego his interesting conversation with his neighbor to listen for his name, it would be of no use, for he wouldn ' t be able to recognize it from the others. And so, after Mr. Faucheux has consulted with his little red book and surveyed the class individually, the recitation goes on, something after this fashion: Mr. F.: " Now. Meester Maggie, where do we begin to-day? " [Mr. Magee indicates a certain page and line.] Mr. F.: " No, I tink dat is not de place. We ought to begin at page number u-an hundred and twenty-low. Is dat not so? " [No dissenting voice.] [Mr. F. reads five or six lines in a touching manner, putting all necessary expres- sion and intonations into the poetry.] " Now, Meester -l arLaren. what do you tink of dat line? " Mr. MAC.LAREX: " Why er I haven ' t read the poem, Mr. Faucheux. " Mr. F. : " Well den, Mees-er Mees-er Meester Hoofman, what do you tink of dat line? " Mr. HUFFMAN: " Why, I think it ' s all right. " Mr. F.: " No, I do not agree with you. It is not a good line. " Mr. HUFFMAN: " Well, that ' s what I meant to say. I didn ' t like it, but I didn ' t see anything the matter with it. " [Mr. F. continues reading: " Et puis il revenait avec le grand armee, Encombrant de butin sa France bien aimee Sou Louvre de granit " etc.] " Now. Mees Richards, what means dat line? " Miss RICHARDS [from the corner]: " I didn ' t hear what you said. " Mr. F. : " Well, den you ought not to sit so far away. You sit dere to talk to Mees Webb, when you ought to be paying attention. " Miss RICHARDS: " Oh, no, I don ' t! Really, I don ' t! " Mr. F. : " Well den, Mees Rwooney, what means dat line? " Miss ROOXEY: " Which one, Mr. Faucheux? " [Miss Eppinger tells her she con- sults the margin of her book.] " Oh, yes ; that refers to the Louvre of Paris, doesn ' t it? " Mr. F. : " Yes, dat is right. Now Meester Maggie, where is dat Louvre? " [Mr. Magee for once is nonplussed, but Mr. Huffman volunteers the information that it is in San Francisco now ; he has been there many times. About this time Miss Rooney and Miss Eppinger reach an amusing stage in their conversation. Mr. F. gets as nearly out of patience as he can]: " Now, Mees Eppinger, you talk too much; will you kindly be good? And you, Meester Newman, you ought to be on the outside of dat door but never mind, let us rcwtinue. " [Reads a few more lines.] " Now, Meester 191 Hoofman, do you like dat line? " [Mr. Huffman thinks he ' ll take the other view this time and says]: " Yes, I really like that line very much; it ' s real poetry. " Mr. F.: " Well, den you do not know what good poetry is; it is not a good line. " [Freddy is silent and swears inwardly that one never knows how to take that man.] Mr. F.: " But dis reminds to me er dat remembers me er well, never mind. What you tink hof dis line Meester Mac Laren? " Mr. MCLAREN [asidej: " Where ' s the place? " [Aloud.] " Oh, its very fine, very picturesque. " Mr. F.: " Yes? What do you tink, Meester Hoofman ? " Mr. HUFFMAN: " I can ' t find the place. " Mr. F.: " Hi didn ' t suppose you could, Meester Hoofman. " [Proceeds with reading.] " Dis line remembers me of someting dat happened a long time hago. You are all too young, but, Mees Gonning, you remember hit. Will some one please tell me what time is hit? [Miss Rooney takes out her watch.] No, not you, Miss Rwooney; Hi will trust Mees Newman more. [Bell rings.] For nex ' time take de nex ' ten pages. [Miss Eppinger grunts.] You want more, Mees Heppinger? You can ' ave hall you want. " The Editor. (With slight apologies to one R. Kipling.) A man there was and he ran a sheet, (That is, so people thought). He fought his wind-mills with generous heat, For stiff independence he couldn ' t be beat, (That is, so people thought.) The sheet was supposed to give the news (Which wasn ' t what he planned), For he used it largely to air his views, He jumped a petition with spikes in his shoes, But then, he never collected the dues And did not understand. And it isn ' t the harm of his false alarm That gives me a horrible pain, But he issued an extra where nothing was proved, By which nothing could possibly ever be proved, Except his illogical brain. 192 Shocks. Cordial. " I hope you ' ll be able to come again, soon, " said the hostess, as Skaife was leaving. " I hope so, too, " he gallantly replied. " I hope I ' ll be able to entertain you better then, " she continued politely. A " I hope so too, " he began. N Cinch? " Why, I was sure I had seen you around college, last year, " said a certain Junior to a co-ed who had just told him that she was J_) only a Freshman. Suddenly it dawned upon him that perhaps he had. Too Familiar with her Cheek. Rockhold, ' 00, was in Chemistry lab, one afternoon, working up an experiment, when he discovered that one 1 of his instruments had turned up lost. An anxious search among his neighbors failed to produce the article, and our hero (!) was just begin- ning to lose faith in mankind, when Miss Scott, ' 01, appeared serenely with the missing tool, saying: " I should think you ' d got used to my cheek by this time!!! " H In the Rushing Season. Ted. Clark, ' 99, Beta (mistaking Earl Garrison, 99, for an " eligible " Freshman) : " How are things coming, old man? Can ' t I help you out with your course ? You know we old timers are on to T-J all the ropes. By-the-way, can ' t you come up to the ' house ' for lunch to-day and meet some of the boys ? " Garrison: " Thanks, awfully, but - er er - you know I ' m a Phi Diddle. " Tot Pearce in Trouble. Prof. Pearce, the pride of the Rifle Team, sauntered down the Chemistry building corridors and, stopping at the office of Gillman, howled, " Hello, old woman ! how ' s tricks ? Want some test tubes ' . ' " Miss Scott transfixed the astonished Pearce with a glassy smile and resumed her work on Freshman accounts. Sentimental. It was at the football reception. Miss M., ' 02, was sitting in the balcony looking at the dancing, when a young man ap- proached her. " Good evening, " said the young man pleasantly. " Good evening, " returned Miss M., trying not to look surprised. Silence followed ; then Miss M. began again : " The decorations are very pretty, don ' t you 1 think so? " " Yes, " said the young man, " but I don ' t believe you remem- ber me. " " Oh, yes, I do, " Miss M. hastened to explain; " I remember your face perfectly, but I don ' t recall your name. " " Don ' t you remember? " said the young man; " don ' t you remember. Love. " And people around giggled, and Mr. Love wondered what the joke was for about ten minutes. 198 O Pom - tiddy - om - pom - pay ! ! ! Stanford guys came up to-day Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! Thought they ' d show us how to play Pom-tiddy-om-pom-pay ! ! But when Pete, or Smith, or Hall Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! Bucked the line or rushed the ball, Pom-tiddy-om-pom-pay ! ! Stanford ' s little Willie-boys Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! Shut their heads and stopped their noise ! Pom-tiddy-om-pom-pay ! ! Chorus : Oh, what fun we ' ve had since it was done ! Murphy kicked the air ! Fisher tore his hair ! When they heard us counting up the score ! Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! Pom-tiddy-om-pom-pay ! ! I met a girl all dressed in red Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! " Stanfordl! win ! " That ' s what she said. Pom-tiddy-om-pom-pay ! ! I met that same girl after the game. Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! She didn ' t seem to think the same. Pom-tiddy-om-pom-pay ! ! I said, " Stanford ' s full of tacks. " Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! " Oh, " she said, " you Garry ' d the axe!! " Pom-tiddy-om-pom-pay ! ! Chorus : Oh, what fun ! That ' s how those guys were done. You see, they brought their axe ! But we made all the whacks! All we had to do was simply this: Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! Pom-tiddy-om-pom-pay ! ! I went out to the game to-day Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! Watched our boys begin to play Pom-tiddy-om-pom-pay ! ! A Stanford man said, " HI bet ten! " Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! Of course I took his bet up then. Pom-tiddy-om-pom-pay ! ! Then our boys began to smash Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! Well, I didn ' t lose my cash ! Pom-tiddy-om-pom-pay ! ! Chorus : Oh, what fun ! Around the end they run ! The Stanford crowd looked sad! The Berkeley crowd looked glad ! When our boys went banging into them, ' twas Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! Pom-tiddy-om-pom-pay ! ! We ' ll tap a keg for old Al Lean - Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! The jolliest Dutchman ever seen Pom-tiddy-om-pom-pay !! Sauerkraut and Limburger cheese, Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! .weimal lager, if you please ! Pom-tiddy-om-pom-pay ! ! And now, boys, we ' ll give you a tip - Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! Al ' s coming out to turn a flip ! Pom-tiddy-om-pom-pay ! ! Chorus : Oh, what fun we ' re having now it ' s done ! The red it turned to blue As the Berkeley boys broke through ! Now there ' s frost down at L. S. J. U. ! ! Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! Pom-tiddy-om-pom-pay ! ! We ' re on top for ninety-eight ! Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! Let ' s count up our little slate ! Pom-tiddy-om-pom-pay ! ! Eighty-eight to thirty-eight ! Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! Football, tennis, track, debate ! Pom-tiddy-om-pom-pay ! ! And now, boys, the time has come - Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! When California ain ' t so bum Pom-tiddy-om-pom-pay ! ! Chorus : Oh, what fun ! We ' ve got them on the run ! Those little " preps " are beat ! Icebergs on their feet ! ! Times are dull for the Palo-Altoites ! Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! Pom-tiddy-om-pom ! Pom-tiddy-om-pom-pay ! ! (Sung with great success at the Thanksgiving Show by Schwartz and Tully.) 196 THE RACE FO ARCHIE PIERCE, TOMMY SANFORD, FRANK SOl ' I.E, C. B. BRADLEY, I KUDl.v SI.ATE. C = ..: : OPULARITY SOTT. HEXRY T. ARDLEY. CAPTAIN KELLNER. AND WM. CAREY JOKES ALSO RAX. The Berkeley Boomer. VOL. 1. East Berkeley, April 15, 1899. No. 1. A Picnic at Shell Mound. One of the pleasantest affairs of the past month was the picnic given at Shell Mound by Prof. Moses, complimentary to the retiring president. Most of the faculty and a few of the students were present. The feature of the day was luncheon at which an elaborate menu of three courses was served. The health of the guest of honor was drunk in raspberry wine and a delightful hour was passed in speech making. Prof. Moses spoke feelingly of the warm friendship that had always existed between Pres. Kellogg and himself, and Pres. Kellogg responded in a glowing tribute to Prof. Moses. Wm. C. Jones, in a talk on the " Greater University, " said that he hoped that the regents would show good sense in the selection of a new president, and not be bothering to get a good looking man for the place. Mr. L. J. Richardson told of the superiority of German Univer- sities, where he studied, over the American, and Prof. Setchell, in the course of a few remarks, mentioned that he was a member of the Pacific Union and University Clubs. Prof. L. D. Syle, when called on, spoke in his usual animated style and said in part that " this just about knocked the wind out of him and he was ready to bet his bottom dollar that it was a put-up job; besides he hadn ' t prepared an extemporaneous speech like those other fellows. " After luncheon a short program was presented in the pavilion. Prof. Faucheux and Miss Bonte were enthusiastically re- ceived in a cake walk, as was Dr. Dresslar in an exquisite rendition of Mrs. Heman ' s poem, ' ' He never Smiled Again. " Messrs. Sanford and Annes played a harmonica duet, " Where All is Love, " and Prof. Bacon gave with good effect an old " Drink- ing Song. " A cotillion, led by Mr. Jas. Tate, ably assisted by Wm. D. Armes, followed. Socrates Howison provided piano music for several figures, and at 5 o ' clock the picnic broke up. Mr. Symmes and others pronounced it a great success. Kappa Alpha Theta Auxiliary. The Young Gentlemen ' s Auxiliary of Kappa Alpha Theta has just been organ- ized with six charter members. The ob- ject of this organization is to be of use to the young ladies of the KAO sorority; to help them when they are moving ; to guard their ice cream when they have parties ; to do repairing on the chapter house ; to escort them to college affairs, and to per- form various other little services. The present members are : Mr. Moulthrop, ' 00, President ; Mr. Price, Vice-president, and Messrs. Moran, Goodenow ' 01, Tasheira ' 00, and Henderson ' 00. A limited number of young men may be initiated into the soci- ety if, in addition to other qualifications, they have the written approval of the president of KAO. Members of the Delta Upsilon and Phi Delta Theta fraternities are especially eligible. THERE was a rumor about yesterday to the effect that someone had gotten a book at the Co-op. 5 cents cheaper than it could be gotten anywhere else. The " Boomer " intends to investigate the matter. 197 THE BERKELEY BOOMER. The Berkeley Boomer. Published once in a life time at the Sign of the Golden Bear. WILLIAM HEARST, Editor and Proprietor. Largest circulation this side of Strawberry Creek. Editorial. (Written for this issue by C. E. THOMAS.) Come to the rally! Everybody show up. Yell ! ! Rooter hats ! We want an auditorium. Debating. College spirit. Associated Students. Wow!! (N. B. The editorials, next issue, will be written by Paul Sinsheimer, Esq. U. C. Hospital Corps. Owing to the impetus given to military affairs by the late war, a hospital corps has been established in connection with the University battalion, and a division hospital fitted up in Cow College, with Drs. O ' Brien and Rooney in charge. Many patients have already been successfully I treated, but a large number have also been pronounced incurable. Among the latter are Prof. Geo. C. Edwards, who has long been suffering as the result of an early inoculation with the microbe " iocus. " All possible care was given him, but no relief afforded. W. N. Hohfeld ' 01 suf- fered the same fate. His malady was pro- nounced a serious mental disorder, and he was recommended to Dr. Stratton as a valuable subject for experimentation. Rev. Owen Hotle had his tongue cut the other day and can now say a few words, but it is not thought that he will ever be able to talk very much. Some of the cases are interesting from a scientific point of view. Shakspear Symmes was treated for a fractured skull. It seems his head was swelling so rapidly that the skull cracked in several places. It is not supposed that his recovery is permanent. Everett Brown has been in the hospital re- cently, where the doctors have been trying to reduce his abnormal cheek development. Among the most interesting patients at present undergoing treatment are Prof. Soule, who is run down from overwork, and W. A. S. Foster, who is suffering as the result of a great many cuts. The hos- pital authorities say that the crisis will not occur before the latter part of May, but they are encouraged by Mr. Foster ' s former recoveries from the same trouble to hope for the best. Current Gossip. MK. C. E. Thomas ' 99 was around college yesterday (according to one of our con- temporaries). THE " Boomer " has it direct from one of the Regents, that the name of Mr. H. S. Symmes has not so far been considered in the election of the University president. THE Student -Faculty Debating Society will meet to-morrow night. The subject for debate is : " Resolved, that Co-educa- tion is a Blessing. " Affirmative speakers: Mr. Sanford, Mr. Franklin ' 99 and Mr. Hopper ' 98. Negative speakers: Mr. Price, Mr. C. K. Jones and Mr. Tasheira ' 00. SOMEBODY has been unwisely scaring the pupils down at Dr. Jordan ' s. The two or three hundred of Dr. Voorsanger ' s Hebrew students are greatly disturbed, because they have been told that out of a class of fifty at the University of Cali- fornia, the Doctor cinched all but eight. l ' J8 Basket-fid Ballad. TROM Siskiyou to Santa Fe goes Berkeley maidens ' fame, So from out the Stockton tales an eager challenge came, And they signed a league and covenant to keep the men away. And we took the Mary Garret and we sought the manless fray. For a man, a man, a horrid forward man With his silly neck a rubbering like a basket full of snakes, He is really quite impossible, a creature ' neath the ban. For our ' breviated raiment all his foolish fancy takes. But he crumpled up our covenant ; he shinnied up the wall. He riddled every window pane and in the floor holes all You could see his head a bobbing, see him cower like a rat, When Miss Linscott strode above him and hissed an awful " scatT 0, the man ! 0, the man ! the sneakin ' , peekin ' man. With gimlet-eye and key-hole brain to every vantage glued. At a word or look of menace he ' s a half-filled sack of bran, He ' s a coward, but he ' s froward and unanimously rude. But Tommy hied in macintosh and Dicky in a hood, And Harry bonneted and veiled in the style called " ante-flood. " But, whist ! their best disguise was such they ' d not show nose, before The girls, as pilots, tugged them in past the " copper " at the door. the man, the man, the shockin ' Stockton man, The angels took convulsions when they saw him ' neath the sun, For he ' d donned lanky petticoats our skirtless ranks to scan. He was Skull and Keys and horribles and scarecrow rolled in one. And when the victory was ours, we sought our river-swan; The San Joaquin about us lapped a word and we were gone. There came a bleating noise across, from the river bank afar: " The Berkeley co-eds are surely out ! Who left the gate ajar? " the man, the man. the sassy, brassy man ! We told you so, you are, you know, a monster of the pit. Perhaps we ' ll let you see us when your skull we may trepan, But meanwhile, Nature ' s ' prentice work, you ' re a bloomin ' big misfit. Pedagogical Leg-Pulls. A Freshman, a Professor, and Some Questions. E had come up from a small college, and she wanted advanced standing. She undoubtedly was clever, and her general reading had been rather wider than usual, but between the register and the heads of departments the strength of her mind had gone from her. She was interviewing Professor Bradley. " Now, to get an idea of the scope of your work what masterpieces of English literature have you read ? " Applicant, whose train of association ran Masterpiece Shakespeare - Hamlet : " I ' ve read Hamlet. " Professor, trying a new tack: " What poets of the nineteenth century have you studied in particular ? " Applicant, faithless to the Browning on her wall, the head of Byron on her desk, and the select company on her book-shelves : " Well er Andrew Lang and, oh, Austin Dobson. " Professor, with rare self-control, changing the subject : " Now, as to prose, essays, orations what have you done in that line? " Applicant, utterly lost: " I ' ve read all of Cicero ' s. " Professor, whose instinct of self-preservation is now in the ascendant, but always polite : " Your wide range of reading has doubtless added to your general culture, but I can scarcely see my way clear to giving you credit for Freshman English on the strength of it. " And, after reflection, the applicant hardly saw how he could. It was the same undaunted young woman, with the hope that springs eternal, who tried to wring credits from Professor Ritter. He also asked for an outline of her work. This was too general a question, and she remained speechless. He repeated it, and she stammered out: " Why er germs and ah things ! " The interview here ended, and she is at present pursuing the five years ' course. And Now He Walks with a Limp. 5. was a special student in English, and very anxious to take Prof. Lange ' s course in - . " It is impossible, " said the Professor, when she inquired; " I can only allow Juniors in the course. " " Oh, I do so want to take it; I simply must take the course, Professor ! " But all her begging and pleading, even the gentle persuasion of tears, could not win over the hard-hearted Lange from his firm stand; so at length she withdrew, tearfully, sorrowfully, angrily. But the next day she re-appeared with a new method of attack: " There ' s no use talking, Professor Lange, I must take that course. " " I repeat that I can admit no one below Junior standing. You cannot take the course. " " Now, Professor, didn ' t I take a Junior course with you last year? " " Yes. " For so it was. " Didn ' t I do well in it? " " Yes, " said Lange. " Well, now, can ' t I take this course, " she demanded, forcibly. ing the hopelessness of struggling against such determined opposition, Iinge meekly replied: " Yes, you may take it. " " Well, I don ' t want to! " and, as Lange recovered, he received a parting shot from the vanishing co-ed: " I just wanted to see if I could. " Through a Veil of Tears. Prof. Gayley was out examining Preps, Gayley the great and the wise. And Prof. Gayley had come to a little school, where one of his pet pupils now wielded the sceptre and forced down small throats the wonders of his Classic Myths. Prof. Gayley, the noble and high-minded, strode into the room, and the small chil- dren trembled. For , was not this the man himself? Then came the ordeal. One by one, as the questions flew from the lips of the august Professor, the quaking scholars opened their mouths, only to fail dismally, only to seal the doom of their fond teacher, only to fill the heart of the stern Gayley with great anger and much righteous indignation. With the black cloud of Gayley ' s wrath and impending judgment hanging over them, the class was dismissed in disgrace. Gayley, with a calm, firm, just heart, went to make his report to the Principal. But, hark ! A sound as of a woman weeping ! Loud lamentation and great sorrow ! He listened. Still the wails went upward and still he listened. Suddenly he crossed the hall-way, in two great, grief -shaken strides. He knocked on the door with a tender, sympathetic knock. No answer save the bitter sobs of the heart-broken. He shook the door with a tempest of strange emotions sweeping through his ever-noble soul. Still the mournful sound of many dropping tears. Then the adamant melted in his breast of justice, and well um the young lady ah the school, yes, the school (and two others) were the only ones accredited that vear. 303 Diagnoses. CHI PHI [name unknown] : The patient is suffering from a severe and long-standing attack of aridity of the potational region, commonly called the unquenchable thirst. The characteristic symptoms, Weariness of the cornea, rosiness of the nasal appendage, and tendency to instability of equilibrium during acute attacks, are very noticeable. This is, indeed, a sad case, and needs harsh treatment ; a strict course of mile-limit is recommended. BEN REED : A serious case of megacephosity, or enlargement of the cranium. The patient labors under the hallucination that he is the chief object of interest of his fellow-men, a common form of monomania in these cases. This malady is extremely difficult to treat; it is thought, however, that a candidacy for a college office may effect a cure. DICK TULLY: The patient exhibits a strange aversion to publicity, and makes strenuous efforts to keep in retirement; the case is evidently one of micro-auto vitality. Frequently the symptoms are similar to those of persons who have been defeated for office. This is a form of melancholia requiring tender treatment. A steady diet of minstrel shows, with a tonic of yell-leading and class-meeting speeches, is suggested. RALPH MYERS : This is a chronic case of hyperactivity of the vocal organs, popularly known as over-developed loquacity. The patient is unable to keep his mouth closed for more than a minute at a time. Too frequently it drifts, as in the present case, into a monomania, the patient excitedly describing the necessity of subscribing for the Calif or nian. This does not preclude other conversational possibilities. Shirley Walker. When people look at you, Shirley, What do you think they say ? Do they say, " How strikingly handsome, " - " How enchanting is his way? " Oh, no! When they look at you, Shirley, Something like this they say: " Well, who in the name of conscience Is that awful, conceited jay! " OL ' R TIN SOLIHKK. Ralph Daniels. He is a good and brainy little boy, And in self-contemplation finds exceeding joy; He loves to talk for all the world to hear, But the world does not appreciate the boy, I fear. 204 A Co-ed Canyon Episode. Editor BLUE AND GOLD: Let me describe to your readers the latest outrage. I was just taking a little afternoon walk up Strawberry, and accidentally happened to meet Miss - on the same errand, so we decided to join our forces and go together. It was a glorious afternoon, and we sat in a sequestered nook, watching the sun set. All at once I heard a report, and the " ping " of a rifle bullet past my ear caused me to start swiftly to my feet; in another moment the brush parted, and who should appear but - , who pre- tended to be somewhat abashed when he saw us. I walked up to him and told him just exactly what I thought of him for shooting at me. He tried to pass it off with a laugh, saying, he had shot a rare bird and that the bullet must have passed near me afterward. Since he insisted, we went back to where he thought the bird was, near Miss - . What was my indignation to find that he had shot a glorious, stuffed parrot on her hat ! He pretended to be very sorry and surprised, but it took me an hour to comfort that poor girl for the loss of the bird. I think there should be some law, preventing such hair-brained fools from shooting in Strawberry Canyon; it was built for another purpose, and the lives and feelings of peaceful students should be preserved. [It has since come about, probably through the efforts of the author, that signs, prohibiting shooting in the canyon, have been put up; and one is no longer compelled to take one ' s life in one ' s hand when one goes to see the sun set. ED.] Merely an Ode. A well-poised head, 1 a charming face,- a crown of bronze-gold tresses ; ' A pair of wondrous clear-blue eyes, 4 whose power each heart confesses, Whose long, dark lashes softly sweep a cheek ' for sculptor Attic ; A nose 6 with saucy upward tilt, a chin 7 aristo- cratic ; A coloring whose perfect hues no art could ever render; A merry, half-coquettish air, at once demure and tender; White hands s whose shapely slenderness was given by kiss of fairies ; A form whose grace was surely caught from grain on wind-blown prairies ; A rosebud set with willful thorns to guard from envious malice, A matchless queen of girlhood fair, art thou, oh beauteous Alice. The Bugle Corps. Upon the fence sat the bold Bugleers, And bugled and bugled again, While the pup sat below and wriggled his ears, And howled in mournfullest strain. 206 Distinguished People. What Made Them Famous. LARRY OTooLE : His Chinese name. JAMES SUTTOX: The first few days of College. ARCHIE CLOUD: His Bourdon speech. AL LEAN : Manufacturing flips. Librarian ROWELL : The opening lecture to the Freshmen on the use of the Library. Prof. MAGEE: The basket-ball team. JESSE MENDEXHALL : That Thanksgiving Farce joke. (i. E. HOTLE: 0. E. Hotle. L. Du POXT SYLE: The Examiner, sarcasm and 18th Century drama. JIMMIE POTATOES: North Hall basement and the map of Ireland. WALTER X. FOXG : Mrs. Fong. KNIGHT DUNLAP : Zizzy zee zum zum ! E VIE BROWN: The little grip (to say nothing of another kind of grip). JIMMIE HOOPER: Co-education and curls. J. D. LAYMAN : Tennis shoes and the one commandment. C. W. LEACH: The French Monarchy and C. Duane Cobb. C. M. GAYLEY: Feminine classes and " Classic Myths. " G. H. Howisox: Socrates, silence and Presbyterianism. GARRETT COCHRAN: 22 to and Schlitz. ALBIX PUTZKER: His foreign idioms (especially the English ones), and the three immortal Germans. ARCHIE PIERCE: Figures (physical and mathematical). L. L. SCHOEXFELD ( " Cupid " ): His angelic, yes. seraphic face; but also his card-playing. HUGH WEBSTER: Harold Symmes. Colonel EDWARDS: Young Hecht, rancid jokes, a pull with the Regents and an army record second only to Soule ' s. IH-XCAX McDuFFiE: Miles and miles of pink leg. IRA ABRAHAM: The other editor. THOS. R. BACOX: The wine when it is red and Y. M. C. A. speeches. Miss MAMIE YOORSAXGER: Self-advertising reduced to an art. CIVKOO ROBBIXS: Checks (financial and all wool). BART THAXE : Proposing to three girls in one evening. JACQUELINE XEWTOX: The Masculine. SAUL EPSTEIN : For heaven ' s sake, say anything but CHESS. RALPH MYERS: Over-worked vocal organs. " REC " WO.MBLE: The mislaid tooth. Now -you -see -it, now -you- don ' t ! ARTIE McKEOWx: Friend of Hamlin ' s. EDDIE Dixox : False alarms. JACK REID: The AE advertisement on his plug. 297 Overheard in a Grazing-Ground for Fraternity Goats. PERSONA : A few blue-blooded, pedigreed goats and others. SCENE : A corner of the field. DEKE GOAT: " They ' re about played out. Poor Sigma Chi looks like a resur- rected skeleton. " BETA GOAT: " And that tottering old Zete over there is nothing but skin and bones. " FIJI GOAT [to himself]: " If they die, wonder if I ' ll get a chance to feed, grass is mighty scarce. " DELTA. U. GOAT [affectionately to Deke goat] : " We ' re all right. Our frats have more fellows than any others round here. We ' re the rising fraternities, old fellow. " [Deke goat shudders and retires to the farthest corner of the field.] BETA GOAT [laughs]: " Ha! Ha! He! He! " FIJI GOAT [anxious to change the subject]: " Here comes Chi Phi. " [A blear-eyed old goat, with his forelock rakishly pulled over one eye, half swaggers, half totters across the field, followed by the Deke goat.] PHI DIDDLE GOAT: " Brethren, behold in Chi Phi the results of youthful wild- ness. Thus does " the course of sin run its way. How much better to let virtue ' s light shine clear and-- S. A. E. GOAT: " You make me tired; you ' re too good. " BETA GOAT [absent mindedly]: " Do you like chickens? " [The S. A. E. goat, with sudden alarm in his eyes, subsides into silence.] FIJI GOAT [not wishing to commit himself]: " Chi Phi is getting on in years. " CHI PHI GOAT: " What ' s that? Old age? Well, maybe; but I ' ve had a jolly good time getting there, and this fellow here [affectionately nudging the Deke goat] is going to take my place and show you what a society frat ' s like. " DEKE GOAT: " Yes; most of our fellows are in the Blue Book, and hundreds of dollars in checks are robbed from our house every other month. " [A crisis, is averted by the entrance into the field of a dainty little white kid, with a white ribbon tied round its neck, bearing the letters W. C. T. U. It slowly ambles across to the group, humming a Sunday-school hymn.] CHORUS OF GOATS: " Hello, Delta Tau, where are you going? " DELTA TAU GOAT: " I ' m on my way to Stiles Hall. The Y. W. C. A. have a meeting at four o ' clock. " DEKE GOAT: " It must be time for Miss Head ' s to let out. Come on, Chi Phi, we ' ll watch the girls, and you can give me a few pointers on how to be swell and sporty. " FIJI GOAT: " Not much fun talking here, anyway. I ' m going home. " BETA GOAT [with a long-drawn sigh]: " So am I. " [And he reluctantly wends his weary way across the campus, sending up a prayer that the University will want certain pieces of property when the new buildings are put up.] 208 Hajj Notes. I X the month Zal Hajja of the year 1278 after the Hegira and the twentieth day, twenty-six of the Faithful from the University of California accomplish their pilgrimage to Pacific Grove, the Mecca of the Pacific Coast students. At the Fourth and Townsend depot Iman Ar Hutchinson has a short conversation with the station agent. IMAN AR RENO (just to pass time] : " Ifs three fifteen to Pacific Grove, isn ' t it? " STATION AGENT: " Xo, two forty-five. " Iman rapidly calculates. " 26 X $.70 the delegation will save about $18.00 from the Southern Pacific at this rate. " Then, just to make certain: " Did I under- stand you to say the fare to Pacific Grove is two dollars and forty-five cents? " AGENT: " Xo. The fare is three dollars and fifteen cents; the train leaves at two forty-five P. M. " IMAN RENO: " Oh! " On the way to Mecca the Howling Dervishes startle the natives. The Hajis are received at Mecca with many salaam s. They have rock cod for dinner. ZAL HAJJA 21 Tabib Erl Swan and eight of his men play baseball with a team gathered from the Xorth and from the South and from Palo Alto. They knock the sandals off them in the game. ZAL HAJJA 22 The Hajis observe the day of rest. It is discovered that Aben Abdu Gear eats candles. ZAL HAJJA 23 Mnstapha Dozier leads the army of the Faithful into the region of Del Monte. The beautiful striped robe of Iman Ar Reno causes all chronometers to stop and all people to gaze in rapture. In Monterey a horse dares to look upon the sacred garment and straightway falls to earth. Abdu Ef Mumma. Hakim Babcock, Mufti Miller and Ahmed Herb Masters fulfill a vow and dip four times in the waters of the bay. Being pious and devout men, in order to escape the attentions of the mermaids and because nothing else is to be procured, they array themselves in the bathing garments of women. Then, verily, " the sea hath its pearls. " The Faithful have rock cod for dinner. ZAL HAJJA 24 Mufti Miller plays tennis, but the distracting smiles and glances of some gazelle-eyed houris cause him to lose the game. Shekh Peck and Abdu Ef Mumma both remove their turbans at the baseball game. It takes half an hour to decide which man is Mumma. Haji Herriott Zahad, while wrapped in devotions, is overtaken by a wave and gets some salt water in his sandals. ZAL HAJJA 25 The Hajis take the seventeen-mile journey and view the land. They have rock cod for dinner. Mustapha Dozier, Haji Belcher and other Zahads attend a feast in the evening. Lest these should become forgetful of all else but the bright glances of the dark-eyed houris, a great many more of the Faithful come also, but remain in the outer darkness. They accomplish their mission by means of a bunch of horse-hair and some rosin. The Howling Dervishes assist. ZAL HAJJA 26 Rock cod for breakfast. The California team again plays baseball with the tribe wearing the red robes and wipes the sand of the desert with them. Haji Herriott Zahad takes a bath. The water is about fourteen degrees below zero, and Herriott appears at dinner very " Blue in the gills, the gills. " Mustapha Dozier takes a walk to the lighthouse with his charmer and comes in late. He receives enough fish, however. ZAL HAJJA 27 The Faithful engage in field sports. Al Cid Elston distin- guishes himself in the sack race. Shekh Peck comes near winning immortal fame by his remarkable spurt in the obstacle race, but fails at the finish on account of a dry soda cracker. Later, he and Abdu Ef Mumma become so mixed in the elephant race that they cannot be sorted, and a piaster is tossed up to see which to call Shekh Peck. Mustapha Dozier, while enjoying the calm moonlight, a deep veranda and a charming companion, is brought back to earth by a sound as of many tin cans smote upon by clubs. ZAL HAJJA 28 The Faithful dip in the sacred water of the Del Monte swimming baths. While returning, Mustapha is mistaken for a family man by the street-car conductor. Rock cod is served for dinner. At 11:30 P. M. Iman Ar Reno and Mulla El Spaulding ascend to the attic, attired simply in their night robes, to superinduce an earthquake. They break several sections of the penal code of Mecca by descending via the veranda post while thus airily clad, the other passage having been barred by a locked door. ZAL HAJJA 29 The Hajis observe the day of rest. Mustapha says his last adieu. Likewise the rock cod. ZAL HAJJA 30 All things having been accomplished, the Hajis return to their homes. Aben Abdu Gear is flattered because the young lady station agent describes him on his ticket as slim. Mustapha ' s baggage wears signs of mourning. At San Jose, the Hajis surround the devotee from the Normal School and are raised to the seventh heaven of happiness at the ravishing notes of his farewell yell. The Band. With a crash and a bang, with a shriek and a blare, Our Band came down by the old North Hall, And never a man but could feel his hair In his cap, stand on end and begin to crawl ! 210 GIVE ' EM THE AXE, THE AXE, THE AXE. More Verdure. - FRESHIE, desirous of procuring Carlyle ' s Essay on Burns at second-hand, had asked several Sophomores in vain for their books at reduced rates. Greatly disappointed, she walks into the Co-op, where the book may be secured for ten cents. This is about as serious a mistake as the Freshman made, who decided to put a large yellow C on his sweater, to let people know he belonged to the University. But it is excusable alongside of the Freshman ' s blunder, who. wishing to join the Co-op, applied to Spiro Sargentich, and the latter, with true, native wit, made him swear with right hand uplifted, to love, honor and cherish that one book-store, to buy all his supplies there, for better or worse, till death, etc. Two Freshmen on the train. " See those two girls over there? Pretty, aren ' t they io to College " No: Miss Head ' s. " " What ' s that? Prep.? " " X " . some sort of finishing school. " " But one ' s studying Solid geometry. " " That ' s what they do. Solid geometry, basket ball, teas and dances. " LADY [visiting grounds]: " Is that one of those terrible rushes going on up there ? " STUDENT: " Oh, no! That ' s only the Junior mining push amusing itself. " In Freshman Algebra, a girl in the back row in a loud voice is heard to say: " Dr. Dickson, there is some folks by the name of Dickson in Iowa, where I come from. " Boutie Buncoed. " Say, Bout, " said Leete in a confidential manner to Dunlap one day last August, " can you let me have six bits? " Now, as we all know, Bout has a very obliging disposition, and is always ready to put himself out to help a friend. " Why, yes, old man, " he replied, " I don ' t happen to have it with me, but Til get it for you. " So he hunted around until he found his friend Reith. " Lend me seventy-five cents, will you, old man, " he said. " A friend of mine wants to borrow it, and I haven ' t a cent with me. " The cash obtained, he returned to Leete. " All right, Dunlap. " said the latter, " I haven ' t my book with me just now. but I ' ll give you the receipt when I see you again. " And since then Bout has been a subscriber to the magazine. ' .Ml Co-education, Sh akespeare and " Puppy Love. " IT happened one sunny afternoon in Prof. Gayley ' s Shakespeare Seminary. We that is the class were discussing " Romeo and Juliet, " and as the various virtues and defects of the characters were exploited, the arguments grew heated, the mem- bers of the class espousing partisanship with this or that view of Romeo or Juliet. Finally, after prolonged criticism of Romeo ' s qualifications as a lover, the dis- cussion came to an end with the following remarkable dialogue : Mr. ROY NYE: " No, I can hardly agree with the critics and the matinee girls, that Romeo was a good lover. He could not have been sane. Surely, no man endowed with even a fair intellectual balance could have gone to the great lengths which he attained, utterly disregarding in his mad infatuation all principles of rational activity. " Miss EDITH BONNELL: " I don ' t think Mr. Nye is right in what he says about Romeo at all. I think Romeo was a very good lover. All men make love just the way Romeo did. I never knew a real nice man who didn ' t act just as madly and just as incoherently as Romeo did when he was taken that way. " Miss FLORENCE EWING: " It seems to me that both Mr. Nye and Miss Bonnell are wrong. Romeo was all right, only both he and JulieJ were little babies. They did not know what was the matter with them. There is a time when we all felt like that. You know, it ' s what they call " puppy love; " perhaps Mr. Nye never had it, but it ' s just as much a disease as the measles, and one ' s conduct is no more responsible than with the measles. That was what was the matter with Romeo. If he had lived he would have outgrown it, like all the rest of us. " Prof. GAYLEY: " Well, ladies, have it your own way. I ' ll not venture to disagree. " 1 HOW ' D YOU LIKE TO BE THE ICE-MAN ? " 212 Escapade s. Earthquakes. IT was about the third night after the big earthquake, while Carl Parker and Eddie Kuster were sleeping the sleep of the just (?), when several conspirators were to be seen silently gliding into their room, and arranging themselves, as silently, about it. One man crawled under each bed, two were placed at the ends, while others took up their positions near doors or windows. For a time all was still, except for the all pervading snores that rose and fell. Suddenly a low whistle was heard ; the men under the beds moved themselves, and great upheavals ensued; the men at the ends gave the proper rotary motion to the shock, while the others produced the requisite rumblings, crashing and clatter. As the earthquake grew in strength, Carl awoke and, realizing that the house was caving in about his ears, gave one terrific bound, and with a yell struck the floor many yards away; at the same time, Edward, taking in the situation at a glance, sat up in bed yelling " Fire! " and tumbled out, hopelessly entangled in his blankets. Next morning the earthquake was the talk of the house, and especially of Carl and Eddie; nor was it discovered till the following day that it was a purely local vibration. 213 The Fall of Kline. The Bike Corps went whirring down the long-deserted avenue like a streak of chainless, high-gear lightning, until the order of " Twos about! Harch!! " brought the company round short, only to start up the hill at an equally sultry pace. Joe, the Captain, was a little slow in getting around, and the corps was well strung out, lying low on its handle bars and digging hard. With a mighty effort, the Captain caught and passed the first few rear men and raced on in a vain attempt to reach the flying guide, Don Spencer, whose rear view could barely be made out in a cloud of dust far ahead. Suddenly, there was a swish and a dusty thud and Joe was seen to slide gracefully along the road, like some well trained baseball player on his way to 2nd. At the same time, his wheel, after standing on its head and tail in rapid succession, quieted and lay down gently on its prostrate master. When Gear finally brought the scattered forces to a halt, some blocks beyond, a pale but grimy figure was seen to rise slowly from the heap of dust, try its arms and legs carefully, feel its ribs, and finding none broken and few cracked, pick up its injured steed and march painfully forward, removing portions of the roadbed from its uniform as it walked. It was Joe, unhurt, save in feelings; unruffled, save in appearance; and the Bike Corps wept for Jo(y) to find itself still an unbroken company. In the Wilds. Prof. McGilvary ascended " Grizzly " with a party to see the sun rise. When near the top, snarls and growls were heard, apparently produced by a wildcat. Me. and some of his party at once gave chase and attempted to capture the would- be cat, but in vain. A day later, Oliver Pratt, one of the party, again ascended the peak, armed to the teeth, but again there was a hitch this time it was a failure on the part of the cat to make its appearance ; and Pratt, after a long and exciting stalk through the brush, turned his golf stockings homeward. It leakeH out later that the growls and snarls were produced by young Meyer, one of the party. Prof. Bradley and the Bees. Prof. Bradley discovered that the bees in a hive of his son ' s were rather lively one warm, summer day, and, concluding that a swarm was imminent, arrayed him- self in garments which not even Solomon could match, and sallied forth to capture the restless insects. The bees also sallied forth, and thinking him some new and glorious flower, lit upon him and probed each nook and cranny of his clothes, with distinct success. The Prof, is said to have quoted Shakespeare copiously, and finding the day still warmer in the proximity of the hive, retired gracefully, yet swiftly, from the scene. 214 Plehn Bumped. Prof. Plehn was out wheeling one day, and, while exploring a new hill road, descended an eight-foot precipice. Spiritual aid was at once sought and applied by his companion, Dr. McGilvary, with the result that the Prof, recovered in time. Not so the fence, for which the Prof, is still paying on the installment plan. The fragments of the wheel were collected, melted down, and run into a new mold. First-Class Auburnites. Uunlap was just about to start for Auburn, to spend the holidays with his folks. " I want to get into this second-class smoker, " he said; " 1 think some of my Sacramento friends will be there. You know nobody travels first class to Auburn ; all the really first-class people that go to Auburn travel second class. " With that he entered the car. Seven (7) passengers were there already; six (6) were Chinamen, and one (1) was a negro. Celestial. Will Greeley of Stanford was sleeping peacefully, when the big earthquake came and scattered a few books from the shelves upon his head. When some one came in to see how he had enjoyed the shake, he murmured: " Where ' s God? " He thought he had passed in his checks and was in heaven. Jerry Muma, of the College of Dentistry, in the act of filling his first cavity. L ' 15 Stealings from Rudyard. Song of the Thirsty Faculty Bikers. By the old Hoffburger brew ' ry, looking westward toward the sea, There ' s a pretty bar-maid sittin ' an ' I know she thinks of me, For the wind is in the gum trees, and the horse-car bells they say: " Come you down, you thirsty rider, come you down to West Berkeley. Come you down to West Berkeley, Where the old, square court-house be! Can ' t you hear their pedals pumpin ' from the Grounds to West Berkeley? ' On the road to West Berkeley, Where the wicked hoodlums play, And the sun drops down like thunder into China ' crost the Bay! Ship me somewheres west of Shattuck, where the best is like the worst, Where mile limits ain ' t considered, and a man can raise a thirst! For the horse-car bells are callin ' , an ' its there that I would be By the old Hoffburger brew ' ry, lookin ' lazy at the sea. Oh, the road to West Berkeley, Where the old, brick soap works be! Can ' t you hear their pedals pumpin ' from the Grounds to West Berkeley? Oh, the road to West Berkeley, Where the wicked hoodlums play, And the sun drops down like thunder into China ' crost the Bay! T. Rutherford B. O, it ' s " Tommy this, " an ' " Tommy that, " an ' any old thing we call, But it ' s " Oh, Professor Bacon, " in room 18, North ' All. In room 18, North ' All, my friends; in room 18, North ' All; Yes, it ' s " Oh, Professor Bacon, " in room 18, North ' All. Yes, its " Tommy this, " an ' " Tommy that, " an ' anything you please, P.ut Tommy ain ' t a blooming fool, you bet that Tommy sees. Dedicated to the New President. The Regents have a monkey Upon a painted stick, Whenever they do will it so They make him do a trick. They jerk him up an ' yank him down, They claw an ' pull him all aroun ' ; You bet he gets most awful sick Of clinging to the stick. 217 The Thorny Path of Learning. Stimulating the Clam. JNE afternoon last term, several unfortunates, including Chas. Seyler, were at work in the Zoo Lab. 1 B. The genial Charles was engaged in dissecting a clam, and, as well as one might judge, was trying to poke out the contents of the shell with an ugly-looking dirk, that was large enough to serve General Laveaga for a sabre. After several vicious, though unsuccessful, lunges through the body of the animal, any one of which would have settled a baby elephant, Charles desisted in disgust. Just then Mr. Torrey appeared on the scene, armed with a large bottle of quieting mixture, and anxious to allay the sufferings of any specimen that was so unfortunate as still to be alive. Observing the disgusted look of Seyler, Mr. Torrey at once concluded that Charles ' evident dismay arose from some humane motive of sympathy, and lost no time in approaching him and inquiring if his animal was dead. Seyler grasped the clam firmly between his knees, got a good tight grip on his dirk, and, setting his teeth, dealt the unfortunate bivalve a blow that sent pieces of his clam anatomy flying around the laboratory; then, observing his work thoughtfully for a moment, he replied, with a satisfied air: " I don ' t know whether the specimen is dead or not, but he don ' t seem to respond to stimulus. " Carey Cared For. They could all see that Carey had a joke up his sleeve, and were awaiting it in quiet resignation, wondering which of them he would select for the torture. For Carey does not tell a joke as a civilized being should ; he loves nothing so much as to badger and torment some victim, and make him out a fool, because of his inability to answer fool questions. The conclusion had been reached, that an aerolite, falling on a man ' s land, became his property. " Now, suppose, " began Carey, in his provoking way, " er-r, suppose that some one er-r should be walking in the field as it fell, and er-r should see it, and er-r suppose he should well er-r put out his hands er-r and should er-r calch it; whose would it be then, Mr. Zeile? " Zeile had the sympathy of the class as he arose to answer. He seemed some- how not to appreciate the situation, but to be in dead earnest. " The theory, " he began, slowly and thoughtfully, " has been suggested " really, he was as aggravatingly slow as Carey himself; could it be he was joshing the Prof.? " The theory has been suggested, " he repeated carefully, " that it would belong to his heirs. " At last Carey was hoist by his own petard. The remains are still on exhibition in the Jurisprudence courses. 218 What Were They Thinking About? ERNEST DOZIER (lecturing on the battle of Manila): " General McArthur was at my elbow all through the battle. " SEITZ (when he heard it): " General McArthur? Who? The cigar man? " FIRST CO-ED: " Did you hear that Al Lean was engaged again? " .SECOND CO-ED: " Why, when did his wife die? " FRESHMAN : " Ah. Mr. Hotle, I suppose your work in the ministry pays your college expenses? " MR. H.: " Oh, no. My salary merely pays my fare to my church. FRESHMAX: " Seems to me that ' s not very good pay. " MK. H. : " Oh, but you should hear my sermons. " L speaking of the modern belief that the heart is the seat of the tenderer emo- tions, Mr. Sanford disagrees emphatically with this idea, and states that he agrees with the ancients in believing that the stomach is the seat of the tenderer emotions. FIRST CO-ED : " I think that Mr. McDuffie has an awfully nice face when you get up to it. " SECOND CO-ED: " Did you ever get up to it? " PROF. CHRISTY : This process is the hottest WE will be apt to meet with in this world. It is carried on in furnaces six, seven or eight feet in diameter, according to their dimensions. " PROF. SYLE (in English 19B) : " Mr. Houston, has Horace ever been satisfac- torily translated? " MR. HOUSTOX : " Xo, I never could find a good translation of Horace. " To the Flowers that Bloom in the Spring, ' 99. Two little girls are blue, lads. Two little girls are blue, Each seeks the medal, it isn ' t double And can ' t be awarded to two. Let one of those twins so blue, lads, Her h ' s recover by art, In " which " and " whether, " she ' ll beat the other, And then we can tell them apart. Capt McLaren seen on the Campos in Bad Company. Santa Cruz. Hotel steward puts Seitz and some of the others in the children ' s dining room, by mistake (?). Charley Parcells announces his engagement. Celebration interrupted, 3 A. M., by the town police force, whom Parcells immediately threatens with arrest. Loring Hart presented with a fine revolver by one of the constables, at close range. San Luis Obispo. Parcells ' engagement found to be a fake. Powers sponges drinks and cigarettes from the other fellows. Port Harford. Seing Mr. and Mrs. Walter Morris Hart on the steamer deck, the Club marches aboard to the tune of " Lohengrin Wedding March. " Port Harford to Santa Barbara. Mrs. Walter Morris Hart retires from public gaze and the reach of the Glee Club. Powers spends the time sponging drinks and cigarettes. Ventura. Great excitement. Powers reported to have spent a nickel for cigarettes. Rumor utterly without foundation. Los Angeles. Powers sings, " I don ' t want to play in your yard, I don ' t love you any more, " to Webster. Riverside. Dry town : nothing doing. San Bernardino. Club members scare $55 out of a slot machine. Pasadena. Seitz decorates door-knobs with honey and his bed-room walls with tomalos and butter. Bakersfield. White gives a number not on the program : PUPIL (reading): " This is a warm; do not eat it. " TEACHEK: " No, this is a warm doughnut; eat it. " Just then White rolled in one at least a foot in diameter. Cecil Again. They say a book he ' s writing And a wife at the same time sighting, But what would his mustache do If Jones should start to woo. All day he twirls it, all day long, Perhaps ' tis all night too, The pity ' tis, it won ' t wear out, And he will ne ' er get through. 220 The North Hall Steps. The North Hall steps are crowded tight ; The " mob " is always there. Adown the path the co-eds flock : And the " mob " is alwavs there. The North Hall stairs are full of boys ; The " mob " is always there. And North Hall boys are full of stares, that " mob, " it ' s always there. No Profs attempt to mount these steps. Whene ' er the " mob " is there, For stern tobacco fumes forbid, Whene ' er the " mob " is there. Some girls think it ' s just too sweet. Because the " mob " is there. But others think its awful mean. Because the " mob " is there. But would our College be complete, If the " mob " were never there? Nay! In future years our hearts will turn To this " mob " that hangs out there. Awkward. Hart-Breaking. During the last Christmas vacation, a young professor and his bride were staying at a hotel in Southern California. So was the Glee Club. The Glee Club was very attentive to the young couple and sang songs to them, but the young couple didn ' t seem to appreciate the attentions. However, the Glee Club didn ' t mind. One day they were sitting in the dining room, at lunch time. As usual it was a babel of voices ; then came one of those sudden and unexpected silences, and out of it rose the bride ' s voice, clear and distinct: " I ' m so happy, Walter dear, aren ' t you ? " And then everybody kindly made a lot of noise. " Knock, and it Shall be Opened. " On the afternoon when President Harper of Chicago University was to address the students, Hutchinson was congratulating himself that he had gotten safely within the Gym., for it was raining furiously. So when a gentle knock was heard at the side door, which was locked, he was just in the mood to josh the less fortunate ones outside. " Oh, go round to the other door, " he began, " you can ' t get in here. " The knock was repeated. " I tell you you can ' t get in this way, the door ' s locked, " continued Reno. Again the knocking was heard. " Say, I hope you fellows are enjoying yourselves out there, " he exclaimed, mockingly; " why don ' t you get Slow to let you in out of the wet? " The knocking now became more violent. " Why don ' t you get an ax if you want to break the door down? " asked Hutchinson, with delicate humor. Just then Slow appeared and opened the door. As he did so, President Kellogg walked quietly in, followed by President Harper. Reno will know better next time. Two ' s Company. Down at the house where Edna Davis boards, all the young ladies are very popular; so in the evening, there being only one parlor, it is a race between them to see who shall entertain her friends in a dignified manner in the parlor, who take a walk, and who sit on the steps. One evening Miss Clara Stark was successful, and so when Edna ' s friend, whom we will call No7 1, called, she spoke of the beauty of the evening, the romantic grounds, etc. So they started out. When the corner was reached, Edna, thinking she needed her jacket, went back to get it, leaving the youth waiting on the corner. At the house No. 2 appeared. The youth on the corner waited. Edna and No. 2 sat on the steps. The forgotten youth on the corner waited, getting more and more angry, until, finally, a great lump rose in his throat, and two great tears rolled down his cheeks. He went back to the house, and there imagine, dear reader, if you can, the result. Think of the compliments exchanged and the opinions of each other respec- tively, or both together, expressed. A farewell quickly spoken, tears that were yet undried, and one is left where three once were. But along comes No. 3, and this time Edna is careful to take her cloak with her when they start. 222 Jilted. Hugh Hersman, P. G., seeing his negro " wash-lady " drive by in a cart, runs after her to inquire about the non-appearance of his - - and his . As he begins to gain on, her after a desperate run of four or five blocks, an interested stranger hails after him in sympathetic tones : " Ha ! So she drove off and left you, did she ? " Still They Come. Since the last BLfE AND GOLD was published, Professor Merrill has become again a happy father. With this simple and tasty explanation, we dedicate the two works of art shown above. Not for Publication. In Economics. MR. LEACH : " Now, one yard of lace might be a necessity, and two yards I might reasonably use : but what could I possibly do with three yards T Miss SELBY, ' 02, [in rather audible whisper]: " Piece down your trousers. " Torrid. PROF. GAYLEY [entering room just as Prof. Brown goes out]: " Well, I ' d like to know what old salamander ' s been in this room. Open the windows! " At the Junior Prom. THE GIRL WITH GLASSES [explaining]: " Mr. Marsh was escorting her to the dressing-room, when she suddenly fell ill " - - THE D. K. E. [interrupting] : " Overcome by Marsh gas, I presume. " Contempt. CHAWLEY FRYER [to May Bently] : " Don ' t you know, I think Prof. Gayley ' s pretty small potatoes. " No Uie. BOB [to Kittie and EdnahJ: " It makes me tired. I haven ' t been asked for a single button since I ' ve been running the department. " Economy. " Why. Czar, do you smoke ? " " Urn no only when Jurgens puts up for it. " Annual Announcement of the Fraternities of the University of California. AT the earnest request of the various fraternal bodies, the BLUE AND GOLD issues, for the benefit of coming Freshmen and of the few remaining eligibles in upper classes, an announcement for each fraternity. A careful scrutiny of these will reveal to the uninitiated the leading features of each society, and will, undoubtedly, aid the ubiquitous individual " who has been asked by nearly every frat in College " to learn more about that coterie who invited him to lunch the second day after registration, but afterwards forgot his name. Zeta Psi. Governor Budd belongs to our frat. So does Harry Budd, who was his uncle ' s nephew. Our house is proud, though unpainted, and so large in comparison with our membership, that Freshmen can have separate rooms. Don ' t join any of the " cheap sport " frats, but come to us. Chi Phi. Two McNutts, Freddie Knight and Earnie Birdsall are on our chapter roll, but, unless you know who they were, we are sure you will be glad to join us. Delta Kappa Epsilon. We are undoubtedly the people. We have a fine new house better than the Betas. It is three stories high, and is going to have a lawn in front of it. We are very proud of it. We have placed a picture of it in the Library. We have journalists, play-writers, athletes and managers in our frat. We endeavor to be as prominent as possible. (We have been robbed more than any other frat. That was because we are obliged to leave the door open nights, so that the boys can get in.) We believe in heredity. We are indifferent as to whether you join us or not. Beta Theta Pi. We were established by Billy Armes, who belongs to the Bohemian Club. It is not true that the mortgage on our house will be foreclosed. Billy Mein works in the Co-op, and he will help us out. We believe in the holy state of matrimony, and invite all students who are engaged to come to lunch with us. They will meet fellow spirits. We still have hopes for the future. Phi Delta Theta. We have some energetic rushers, who meet all incoming Freshmen at the train. All inducements will be presented through them. Upper classmen gladly received. Sigma Chi. A complication of conditions has so severely depleted our membership, that, although it is against our former policy of exclusiveness, we feel obliged to issue a call for volunteers. No maximum limit will be placed on the number. A second call will be issued after Christmas. 224 Phi Gamma Delta. We announce ten vacancies to be filled when Billy Ede graduates ; house-men preferred. All Freshmen with military ambitions should apply here before going elsewhere. Sigma Nu. We desire to obtain a strong footing in the Musical Association, and offer frat pins gratis to the first five Glee Club men who will join us. Any students getting athletic records, or college offices, are welcome at our house. Nationality or good connections no object. Sigma Alpha Epsilon. Freshmen wishing to perfect themselves in the art of eaves-dropping should apply to us without delay. Students should recognize that S A E carries with it a peculiar significance, such as no other fraternity name conveys. Chi Psi. [Characteristics unknown.] Kappa Alpha. We are especially desirous of obtaining some handsome, aristocratic initiates, to raise the tone of our fraternity, and to raise us in the favor of the ladies. We are very thankful to receive invitations from the sororities, and hope they will be more liberal in this respect in the future than in the past. Delta Upsilon. " Quantity, not quality, " is our motto. We possess a great variety of members, and endeavor to keep in touch with all branches of college life ; so every one should feel that there is a chance for him to join us. Our only regret is that we have not a sorority attached to our organization. As announced in the last BLUE AND GOLD, we once entertained the Longfellow Memorial Association in our parlors. Since then our social standing has been unquestioned. Delta Tau Delta. We are new, but very ambitious. Till this term we have had a class-president in our frat ever since we organized but Earle Swan broke our record. Dr. Babcock, who has charge of Phi Beta Kappa, is a faculty member of Delta Tau. The Delta U ' s are inclined to pattern after us. Theta Delta Chi. We are desirous of obtaining several copies of a standard text book on Rushing Tactics. At present we are too scared to talk. We know now how a chicken feels when it first comes out of the shell. [Students desiring further information than is here given may address their inquiries to the Kappa Kappa Gamma, the Gamma Phi Beta, or the Kappa Alpha Theta houses. ED.] 225 They Knew Not What They Said. PROF. SYLE (in Eng. 19B) : " Mr. Hill, you can easily remember when Dryden died. It was just three hundred years after Chaucer died. Now, what is your date ? ' MR. HILL, ' 00 : " I don ' t know, Prof. Syle. I remember Dryden ' s death by means of a personal date. " Miss BLANK, Freshman, to her artistic friend: " Oh there ' s such a splendid picture of the Winged Victory up in Professor Clapp ' s room ! Just the head, you know " And when the Doctor came, she had no idea what had caused that fit. DR. DRESSLAR : " Always give children practical problems; for example : If a man thirty years old has a son sixteen years old, how long ago was it that the son was nine times as old as the father? " ONCE Jake Mery went to " see " Cory about a certain cinch. Jake was somewhat worked up. In describing the faculty, he used a few unprintable terms and Cory began fidgeting. Finally he interrupted the excited young man : " Mr. Mery, I don ' t think it ' s just right for you to be swearing in my office. " " Well, " replied the human hot-box, " it gets me so blank blank blank mad ; I ' m blanked if I can help it. I ' m blanked sorry, Mr. Cory but that blanked, blank, blanked of a blank, etc. " And Jake is still repeating the course. IN LOGIC (Formal), Dr. McGilvary (calling the roll) : " Mr. Sinsheimer " - present. " Mrs. Sinsheimer " an awkward pause. Dr. McGilvary (covered with confusion) : " Ah! excuse me, 1 meant to say Miss Simpson. " But nobody dared to smile. HEBREW STUDENT: " Isn ' t your father coming to College to-day, Miss Voorsanger? " Miss V. (blithely) : " No not coming this week business booming three funerals ! ! A Grohn. There ' s a young student named Colin, Who ' s inclined to be bashful we ohn ; But in expounding the law, Oh, my! What a " jaw! " Tis something indeed to bemohn. Innocence. Professor Putzker could not see the point. With Profs, on all sides of him explain- ing, repeating and laughing, he could not see any joke in Prof. Armes ' remark (taken from a recent humorous publication), that " the shrill north wind swept past the naked trees with their stripped limbs, while the corn stood horribly shocked. " Finally, Putzker was besought to think it over in his leisure hours, and the matter was forgotten. Some days later, Herr Putzker, in answer to an inquiry about his search for the lost point, replied, in the midst of hushed and expectant silence. " Ye.-;. I did found it, but I vill not tell it, for it ish ' schmutty. ' " How in his own brain our worthy Professor had evolved a " schmutty " point, is beyond speculation. Overheard in North Hall. " Where is Professor Bradley ' s room, sir? " SENIOR [patronizingly]: " You ' ll find the old lady in room 24. " [Five minutes later. Room 24. Prof. Armes busily preparing for the next recitation.] FKESHIE [timidly opening door]: " Is this Mrs. Bradley ' s room? " PROF. ARMES: " W-w-w-what:::! " Miss BUFFIXGTOX [seeing the new suspended tackling bag]: " Who is going to be burned in effigy to-night, Mr. Miller? Is it the faculty, for expelling those rushing students? " LADY VISITOR [on drill day]: " Is there a Dutch company in the College? " lit IDE: " No. What put that in your head? " LADY VISITOR: " I thought that was it over there. " GLIDE: " Oh, no! Why, that ' s Joe De Laveaga at the head of the Signal Corps. " LADY VISITOR [still dubious]: " Well, I heard him give the command, " D ' tchm ' nt, " tendon. " H. Shakspeare Symmes. D ' you really think that the " Immortal William, " Sitting with the angels, singing hymns. Is consumed with raging flames of envy When he looks on you, great Shakey Symmes? Fired ! Alice McAllister sat in a corner. Treating her friends to a chat. Along came the prince, [But this wasn ' t in a fairy story : it was in the library.] And sent poor Alice away. 227 OUR COLLEGE PEACHES. Local Items. Mr. Leach tacks to his door his class engagement card, bearing in large script the solemn signature : " Clarence Wood bury Leach. " This short and tasty postscript is soon added: " Go ahead, Clarence, old boy; you have the true college spirit, and the push is with you. Don ' t be discouraged just because his personality is unpleasant, but be sure and dig a deep grave. " In Agriculture 4- Prof. Wickson (in reply to a query) : " Yes, the climate of Berkeley is admirably suited to poultry raising. At my home 1 have been able to breed some remarkably tine chickens, in spite of the proximity of a certain fra- ternity house. " Larry O ' Toole declares that, if he were three bugs and one clam ahead in Zoology, and five beans farther along in Botany, then he would be up with all his classes. Keep at it, Larry, and, perhaps, if you work like a stoker, you may be allowed to finally spend a few months on the house-fly, or investigate the true value and constituency of dried prunes. Course 25 of Chemistry (explosives) is said to be a great snap. Of course, this might have been inferred since it is one of Pop ' s. Athearn, ' 00, the football hero, was observed wearing his arm in a sling, about the beginning of the term. This occasioned some anxiety, but on inquiry it was learned that the big guard had been calling on Miss Bottomes, also ' 00, several evenings shortly before, and was not able to straighten his arm for about a week. Further inquiry was deemed unnecessary. Notable. Billy Armes and DuPont Syle were on their way to the City, and, to pass away the time, we ' re comparing notes in regard to the celebrities they had been mistaken for. The discussion grew more animated, as it was apparent that each had been taken for almost all the crowned heads in history, from King Arthur down to Queen Victoria. Finally, Billy ended the matter by saying: " Three weeks ago I was coming down Channing Way, when I met an old friend I knew in the East. The moment he saw me he exclaimed: " Holy Moses, is that you! " Where were the Wheels? Wharff is a great biker. He fairly eats, sleeps and studies aboard his wheel. One day, for some reason, he was walking home from college with his arms full of books, and his thoughts skimming on wheels, as usual. As he started to cross the road in front of Stiles Hall, he was confronted by a watering cart. Thinking he was on his wheel, he began to trot along beside the cart with the intention of passing it. For about two blocks the cart and the Prof, were neck and neck and neither could pass the other, scorch as he would. Finally the books began to tell on the Prof, and he realized his mistake, so he continued his homeward journey on foot. 229 FCOXOMY. He Was No Trilby. Newman once went to a show where a mesmerist did an act. At the call for subjects to operate upon, he charged up on the platform and took his seat under the magnetic gaze of the would-be Svengali. The lecturer announced that he could deprive him of eye-sight and then began his incantations, with Newman a very interested observer. When he stopped his monkey-shines, the mesmerist addressed him, with a confidence visible even to the man on the back row; " Can you see now? " Strange to say, Newman could ; so the operation was renewed and the question again asked, with a similar response from Newman. This tired the lecturer perceptibly. " Well, you can ' t, " he said, excitedly. " Oh yes, I can, " came back the calm, clear answer. " Well, what do you see? " said the lecturer, clinching his point. " I see a damned fool. " And Newman got his money at the door. Echoes from Shell Mound. Bob Moulthrop was one day in the train going to San Francisco, and happened to be sitting alone in a double seat. A loudly dressed young woman entered the car at Shell Mound and sat down in the seat facing Bob. Now Bob, in his sleepy, innocent way was gazing nonchalantly into space, so that his line of vision passed through the junction of his companion ' s neck and shoulder. Of course the Shell Mounder thought Bob was gazing into her ensnaring face at- tempting to make a killing. She stood it as long as she coul d, but at last the camel ' s back broke, and just as the B Street crowd was entering the car, she stood up and plunked Bob a corker in the face, with the gentle reminder that " she ' d learn him manners if he didn ' t learn none at home. " Jimmie Hopper had been down to the rifle range at Shell Mound and was standing at the Station waiting for the train, when who should spy him but a big, fat, juicy German woman, a little the worse for wear. At the sight of the little tow-head her heart melted, and, losing all self- control, she rushed up to Jimmie and, embracing him, fondly kissed him several times. Jimmie, not appreciating her admiring demonstrations, drew away in evident alarm and extracted himself from her arms, screaming excitedly: " Go away, you nasty thing, go away ! " D U I U. A certain young man called, not long ago, at the Delta Upsilon house and gave the brethren the glad hand and a statement of his fraternal stand- ing in the East. He was a D. U. As time went on, he proved to be a very companionable fellow and soon became greatly popular. He was a D. U. One day he happened to be out of cash and wrote out a check for himself on an Oakland bank. He was a D. U. But, needing to be identified, he asked if some of the brethren would not go down with him. He was a D. U. The lot fell on Charlie Fryer, who, with a light heart, performed the deed. He was a D. U. There is a short, eloquent little sequel to this tale. When the stranger ' s presence had been removed three weeks, there came to the D. U. mansion a missive from the bank requesting a settlement of sixty dollars. And one and all responded with a painful dive into their jeans. He was a Do You. 230 THK I1KLTA TAU BANTAM. A Faculty Farce. SCENE : Cloud ' s Rest. TIME : Just before a thunderstorm. PKOF. KITTEK to Prof. Cory: " Give it up, if there isn ' t a small insect buzzing around in my sleeve. " PROP. CORY to Prof. Hitter: " Strange co- incidence ! I ' ve some in mine, too. By Jupiter ! How did they- get there? " Careful search fails to reveal any visible entymo- logical means of disturbance. Storm approaches. Sparks fly from their finger tips, their heads are surrounded with lambent flames, and, altogether, things begin to take on the appearance of that Pentecostal feast, when cloven tongues of fire became common property of those present. PROF. CORY [scornfully]: " I thought you were a biologist! " PROF. RITTER [scathingly]: " I thought you were an electrician!! " In the Law of Real Property. PROF. JONES: of the ' Widow ' s Dower? ' " The class looks down towards Telegraph Avenue; Tom looks very self-conscious, and then every- body is convulsed. Jones ' Sources of English Literature. PROF. JONES to his class: " Is ' pradial ' a common word in the English language ; that is, do you find it in the Examiner or in Shakespeare? " An Unwarranted Supposition. PROF. Jo.XES [endeavoring to elucidate the subject of non-essential error]: ' ' Mr. Arnold, suppose you bought a cow, thinking it to be a horse. Now, would the sale be valid, when you wanted a horse to take your family out driving, and had no use for a cow? " Arnold looks as if he had no family, the class applauds and Jones blushes. Echoes of Room 19, N. H. Mr. Bishop, will you give us an account BEAUTIFUL STRAWBERRY CREEK. Photo by Roland L. Oliver. 231 rat " Jimmy. " What is yon bright and stately being, Which, with movements slow and calm, Telleth o ' er the moments fleeing, E ' er he sounds the loud alarm ? It is Jimmy. Now with pail and now with shovel. Like an angel, bright is he, As he cleans and sweeps this hovel, Making it divine for me. It is Jimmy. thou bright and happy creature, Thou hast taught a lesson true, How a man, in look and feature, May become sublime, like you ! Like Jimmy. For what upon this earth is better Than to help some fellow man, Than to make his hard life sweeter, Helping him whene ' er you can. Thus does Jimmy. Gems from a Contemporary. Roscoe A. Goodcell, who is in the College of Social Science at Berkeley, intends to finish his course by Xmas. Then he will study law with his papa. Mr. Robert H. Henderson is grouping after Chemistry and German in the College of Natural Science at Berkeley. He uses his spare time in wandering over the campus singing the " Measly Sophomores " and twirl- ing a piece of bailing rope, a trophy of the recent rush. Since entering college, Grace Josephine Boggs has several times been the guest of different co-ed fraternities. Time not thus occupied is employed in the perusal of studies connected with the department of Social Science. San Bernardino Tyro. CHAP RtCORD. LEAF FROM A CO-KI ' S " CHAP KKCOK1). ' (Donated by Clarence Schraitt.) Didn ' t Mean It Just That Way. MILLER, ' 00. was arguing earnestly in the Carnot preliminaries. " Since the formation of the Triple Alliance, Italy ' s debt has increased three-fold, " he said, and then he paused : one of those uncomfortable silences, which indicate that the speaker has lost the thread of his argument. Then he pointed his finger straight at Professor Bacon, who was one of the judges, and gravely announced: " This is awful! " No wonder he didn ' t make the team; but Tommy might have known he MK. LAYMAN [meeting Prof. Rising, just after having discovered the decorations on the new fence around the cinder track]: " That ' s simply outrageous ! Professor Rising, can ' t something be done to stop those young vandals? Who has authority to stop it? " PROF. RISING: " Why er er I don ' t know. I have the Chemistry depart- ment. Guess it must come under the jurisdiction of the department of Fine Arts. " Prof. Ardley has convinced us that Pop FIRST FRESHMAN: " Do you have Noble in math.? " SECOND FRESHMAN: " No. I have Archie Pierce. Nothing noble about him. " Surely he - " I KNOW we have all enjoyed her talk very much, " said Miss Bonnell at the Y. M. C. A. meeting one day, " now let ' s sing something lively to wake us up. " It ' s pretty certain she - - FOOTBALL Manager Brown [Sept. 16, ' 98]: " No wonder you lose the football games; you never discuss anything that is impertinent to the question, and always elect the wrong man manager. " This is only one of Ewie ' s breaks. We assure you he - BOKE [in Latin class]: " Don ' t you think a good translation, to give local color, would be, ' And in the coursing match at Ingleside ' ? " PROF. MERRILL : " Well, the I atin refers only to one week in the Spring. I don ' t know anything about Ingleside, myself; how is it, Mr. Boke? " But, of course, he Miss OWEN: " Mr. Hayne, is the Agricultural Bulletin any good? " MR. HAYNE: " I don ' t know, I wrote it myself. " But she -- Mis M., ' 02, rushed breathlessly into the library and, sinking into a chair beside a friend, gasped, " 0, dearie, I want to tell you the most awful thing! Just as I was coming up to the library, a whole crowd of boys were coming down from Chemistry, and all at once they all began to yell, ' Stew bum! Stew bum! ' Do you suppose they meant me ? " They tell us. Miss M., that they really - Incidents in the Lives of Prominent Citizens. Too Sporty by Half. _JLIVER DIBBLE, the popular young lion of the Fijis (also sometimes called the Ring-Tailed Snorter), one evening had the pleasure of the company of a young lady, who proved to be as wise as he. Wishing to cut a wide swath in the ranks, Oliver carelessly stepped up to a cigar stand and bought a fifteen-cent pack of cigarettes. Opening the box, he extracted a section, lit it, and, with an air of usuality, threw the other nine away. This unwonted extravagance floored the lady, and upon asking him the cause of his insane actions, Oliver replied, " 0, that ' s a way we sports at Berkeley have of doing. " The young lady, believing Dibble to be game, straightway began to lay some wily scheme whereby to separate the knight from his money. Many off-hand remarks did she throw out about her insatiable love for ice cream, which were promptly met by Oliver ' s declaration of his hate therefor, and protestations of the danger from poison by eating the modern drug. However, the young lady insisted, tenderly, but firmly, declaring her willingness to have the two die together. Well to make a long story short, Oliver was obliged to show down. He only had fifteen cents when he started out. Blew Himself. W. B. R. D.: " Yes, I ' m getting to be too swift and sporty, I fear. Why, just yesterday I went down and played the ponies to my last cent, just " a-piking it " up and down the line. " ANXIOUS FKIEND: " How much were you stuck for, Bout? " W. B. R. D. [with a careless hauteur]: " Oh, about a dollar seventy-five. But, of course, that ' s not counting car fare, you know. " Remarkable Parsons. Willard G. Parsons N. G. Is dear to the Powers that Be, For they bow and they smile In-an affable style, Which is seldom accorded to Me. THE WESTERN UIMIOM TELEOH-S-PH COMPANY. 31 ,000 OFFICES IN AMEF-ICA. " cABLe ' sERVICE TO ALL THE WORLD. IT REAO THE NOTICE AND AGREE i fL . JLA. . ' TfOfC ( ACfj f-rru jl I --cV- ' :MENl ON BACK _l Tl " 7, " 1 E FOR FOOTBALL MAXAGKK, SKASON OF Training-House Yarns. N( jOBODY ever rents his house a second time for training quarters. What is left of the place is generally patched up and used as a warehouse or a stable. This is brought about from the fact that three hours of football practice do not tire out the squad ; and superfluous energy is disposed of in startling ways. Last football season was by no means an exception. When the boys were not making Chapel street howl, they were out stirring up the rest of Berkeley. You see there was no partiality. Co-eds, professors, Stiles Hall, chicken- coops, all classes were noticed. The receptions in Stiles Hall were a source of great amusement to the training-table " push. " Freshie Womble could account for a sponge-cake and a banana cake and a freezer full of ice-cream, which were conveniently placed near an unlocked window. Love ' s fond dream was rudely shocked one night. Pete had crept up to a certain Dana street house with a tick-tack ready to set up. The window and blind were down, save for a tiny crack. Through this, Pete, with more than vulgar curiosity, gazed. What was his glee, to see a young college couple fondly embracing each other! Such a thing was well worth sharing with " the gang. " So all came on the lawn, and soon a row of heads lined the crevice, entirely absorbed in enjoying the spectacle. Again the evil one entered into Peter, and he deftly pulled the curtain, which responded and went up with a roar. Record does not say which party got onto itself the quickest. The worst thing they did (next to Lol Pringle killing a chicken with his sling-shot in the very face of the owner) was to disturb the innocent, quiet study of young lady friends. A certain Sopho- more co-ed was carelessly sitting by an open window, reading. The " gang, " seeing the opportunity pre- sented by a hose lying on the lawn, propped it into position, took careful aim, and turned the water on. On another occasion, a few chosen spirits went 1 t NSHf. 1 up to a door, rang the bell, and dodged away. The rsju ' . W girl who came to the door saw nobody, but, suspect- f-m X ' Ss. ing a friend ' s work, called the others " for a search in j3 k eJ - t ie g ar den. As one tip-toed to look over the fence, K. JMKXi KsK the ring-leader rose up and gave one of justly cele- brated Piute yells. A panic seized the search party, and a simultaneous rush was made for the door, with the result that they all reached it at the same time. Thus the mischief-makers were treated to the undig- nified sight of six co-eds jammed in the threshold, fighting wildly to extricate themselves and fiee from the pestilence that walked in darkness, A Hko VN STflJy. 23T, History of Pete. Lives of great men all remind us We can make our lives sublime. Peter Kaarsberg, the interesting young football-player, that was confined in the training-house, last fall, has had a really extraordinary history. He was born in the wilds of Fresno County, in 1880. Every morning, for years, it was his wont to roam over the Sierra Nevada Mountains, leaping from peak to peak, playfully uprooting telegraph poles and carelessly entering chicken- coops when the owner was near. However, happily, his life was spared, until, one day, a peddler came through the country and, being struck by his intelligence and activity, bought him for a nominal sum and took him to civilization. Here, by degrees, he was tamed and became so docile that he would drink out of a pitcher and play one old cat when in very good humor. Having learned so much in so short a time, it was deemed best to send him to Berkeley, then a struggling institution without a purpose or football reputation. Here he first saw calmly and clearly the value of co-education. This induced him to enter the Class of ' 99. Since then, time not spent in wearing a striped sweater has been passed in pro- pelling base-balls and foot-balls through space. Once, so the story runs, he was induced by misguided boys to try a glass of ginger ale. But that was long in the past, and the blot in his career has almost disappeared. I ' MOTO BY KOI, AND I.. OLIVKK. 286 What we arc Dying to Bawl Out. MOW Johnny More brought bottled beer in his dress-suit case from Oak- land and - How the same did leak out in the car, to the edification of many passengers. How Dick Haseltine got home from a Freshie Reception at 8 A. M. How a mouse stampeded the KAT banquet. How Jimmie Hopper studied French with Miss Bohall from 11 A. M. to 3 p. M. one day in the library, and also - How he has never coached her since. How Sammy Chambers discouraged chickens with insomnia, at 2 o ' clock in the morning. How Gear got into the Freshie Glee on tickets that Miss Parker bought. How Van Schaick came home from the Students ' Congress banquet, and - How he came to get off by mistake at Lorin. , How Xewmark sang " Mary had a little lamb " before the Psychology class. How it is that Dr. Price and the Kappa Kappa Gammas cannot speak as they pass by. How (Miss I Hosapher Daniel was ordered to report to the Lieut, for enrollment and measurement for a military suit. How the fellows " held up " Stevenson with a pair of bicycle pumps one dark night. How Duncan McDuffie blundered into the gymnasium one noon and caught a glimpse of a basket-ball game. How a certain letter, addressed to " Mrs. Thomas Sanford, " found its way to the Dead Letter offices. How Jess Mendenhall went with a young lady to a swell function in Oakland, and How he wanted to pay the nigger for their punch. HowLippman limped to D ' Ancona at 11:15 and got excused from drill, and How he played half-back on the campus that afternoon at 3:4o. How Cuckoo Robbins got a VKK ' s t 1 . L f notice to attend a faculty meeting. _ M - JStk How he bit easily. How he attended, and How Soule had to throw him out twice. How the President of the Cali- -.__ fornian Company can tolerate those 1 - pernicious liquor ads. in the college daily. v 237 How Carter succeeded in bowing to a young lady as he came up the campus with a load of B. G. drawings. How Earle Swan went to a Halloween party and drank two and one-half glasses of cider, and how all next day Earle stayed in bed. How Roy Fryer, " Lydia " Pinkham and Challen Parker went rowing on the Sabbath Day on the bay, and how the " Transit ' s " wake taught them a deep, moral lesson. How R. Izer Turner, ' 02, was measured for a military suit by Larry O ' Toole, Jack Magee and others, last August in the Armory. How Mortimer fell asleep while studying late one evening in the top story of the library. How the ten o ' clock bell rang, the library was locked up and Mortimer slept on. How he woke up in great darkness and much horror and cold chills. How he groped his way down the stairs in imminent peril, and how he couldn ' t get out till he woke up Jack Craig at two in the morning. How a certain amorous Greek Professor proposed to a young lady leg-puller after the class, and How he wept at her refusal. How Prof. Bradley caught up with a young lady on the campus and said: " Good morning, " and How the young lady turned with indigna- tion and replied : " Young gentlemen shouldn ' t speak to young ladies without introductions ! " How Harold Bradley, when this joke was suggested to us, cried : " Oh don ' t ! The blow will surely kill poor father. " How Earl Garrison blushed when Jepson, in Botany recitation, asked him to give the characteristics of the peacli How Miss Garden, ' 01, remarked that Mr. Hus had an elegant mouth for beer. How Tasheira came to be owned by the KATS. Higher Education. PROF. HEXGSTLER: " How far do a man ' s real property rights extend up and down? " EDWARDS, ' 99: " From the center of the earth up to to heaven, I guess. " PROF. HEXGSTLER: " Can he sell the upper portion? " College Geography. Prof. Senger ' s class in German IV came to the line: " Weit aus Herbernien her komm ' ich. " PROF. SEXGER: " Miss Green, where is Hibernia? " Miss GREEX, ' 00: " I don ' t know. " PROF. S. : " Well, Miss Daniel, tell us. " Miss DANIEL, ' 00: " I don ' t think I know where it is. " GOLDSMITH, ' 01, confessed his ignorance, while PECK, ' 00, said he thought it was in Ireland. PROF. SEXGER: " My goodness, don ' t you know anything about the Ancient Order of Hibernians? " CO-ED VOICE: " Hibernia is in Spain! " " The Contemporaries. " Editor SYMMES, of the Magazine, and Editor ABRAHAM, of the Occident, were discussing an instructor ' s corrections in their essays. " How do you spell ' obolong ' anyway ? " asked the former. " Why, " replied Abraham, " o-b-1-o-n-g. " " Two syllables? " Symmes was rather incredulous. " I think it ' s two; but how do you spell cob- web ? " " With a hyphen, of course, " said Symmes. " He marked it wrong, just the same, said Abraham; here it is COB -WEBB. " Salutations. Miss Jessie Beard, a Freshman with a promising record, met her instructor in French, as she entered the grounds one day and was gallantly questioned : " Comment vous, portez vous? " After an embarassing interval, came the answer, firm and unhesitatingly, " I am going home. " The instructor is now on the road to recovery and Miss Beard is doing nicely. How the Band Thinks. Hengstler had worked the peacock ' s egg story on the class. COHX, 99 [afterwards] : " Say, fellows, wouldn ' t it be a good one on Hengstler, if a peacock should lay an egg? " - THE MESSENGER OF EVIL. The Lucky Hand. M- |Y son, you are about to enter College. With my parting blessing, I bestow upon you this little deck of magic cards, which the God of Wealth and Position gave me as a reward for my years of toil. Heed carefully my directions for the use of the mystic talisman and your every ambition in College may be realized. As a Freshman, you will, no doubt, desire to make some Frat. Play this Ace of Trumps, and learn how your fellow man loves you. The honors of Forensics, with its medals galore, may be yours, if you but lead this debonair King of Broken Hearts. Should your ability lead you to aspire to athletic success, then here ' s the card. The king is high in this suite. Would you be a Colonel ? Finesse with the jack ; it will not fail to take the trick. And so I might run through the deck. A little bluff with another J, and behold ! a Hearst Scholarship. But, my son, beware ! Danger and failure lie in the same deck. If you would be violently cinched back to the paternal bosom, just play the deuce. Thus, you see the whole realm of collegiate activity spreading out at your feet, and the whole thing due to this magic little hand. It has been tried in the past and not found wanting. There is no combination known that can beat it. Remember the great cardinal principles of the game: Bluff all the time. Have your nerve with you, and be always confident, for success will come in the end. One final word in closing : I re- ceived these cards on my own merit, but it is not necessary for you to have the same qualifications. The fact that you are your father ' s son will give the cards a lasting value. 2 240 Kant. Prof. Howison calls him his " amiable janitor, " but, to the rest of us he is, as Prof. James calls his famous namesake, " a rare curio. " Like this namesake and other philosophers, our Kant is noted chiefly for his ability to talk. It is as a raconteur especially that he shines. " I never let a man outblow me, " he says, " if he ' ll tell his story first, I ' ll beat it. " Even the great McGilvary, Assistant Professor of Sophistic and the Theory of Blowlarge, has had to acknowledge this. During the March rains the two were discussing storms. McGilvary maintained that a storm-center, far from being a stormy center, was a region of calm; that a storm was constructed on the same principle as a doughnut nothing in the center, but trouble all around. Kant, however, trying as became the older philosopher, to evade this by telling a bigger one, related his experience with a storm with which he had traveled once, " for ten miles, the front of the engine was in the sunshine and it was raining in the tender. " Upon which McGilvary suddenly remembered that his lunch was waiting, and left. Prof. Howison, too, recognizes the prowess of the mighty Kant. Coming up to the Philosophy building one day, he found three youths on the porch talking earnestly, but in vain, against Kant. " Think of the audacity of it, Professor, " said the latter, " they ' re trying to ontblow ne. " Howison made but one remark. " Trying to outblou- you. ' " he exclaimed, and forthwith entered the building he understood the rest. Once in his life, however, Kant was undoubtedly outblown when the inter- collegiate debate preliminaries were held in the Philosophy building. Standing in the hall, in which the din of oratory from three rooms combined in one grand confusion, Kant, lamenting that he had no meters to measure such gas, listened in awe-struck reverence, speaking only to ask " if the big words, too, got out through the transomes? " With big words and big word philosophies, in fact, Kant has no sympathy; if other philosophers could blow in small words, it would be all right. But as it is " why, " he -. " Howison talks for an hour trying to explain that picture to people, and they don ' t know any more about it then than before ; why, I can tell them all about it. and have them laughing as hard as they know how, inside of five minutes. What good does it all do, anyway this philosophy? Now there ' s Abe Lincoln, he never studied philosphy, and he was the greatest American that ever lived. Don ' t you know, that fellow Charley Buford reminds me of Abe Lincoln; he ' s ali right, Buford is sharp as tacks ; and he makes me think of Lincoln. " Kant has a great admiration for LincolD, having been a volunteer in the Civil War. A Suitable Gear in Wheels. A cherub to spark her Has Adel Parker. Love ' s course no hitch reveals. The poet ' s canon They put a ban on, For there love runs on wheels. Dickson? There is a fly Prof Of mathematical bent, Addicted to love and to golf. Our guesses are spent, We don ' t know the gent Too many, too many there are. -11 Fickle. Miss Evelyn had a Husband, No courtship was his lot ; He was indeed her Husband As soon as he was caught. But the maiden ' s heart was fickle, A brazen youth cried " Stay! Your Husband lives in Berkeley And does not cross the bay. " So morn ' and eve he waits for her Or else she waits for him, And in the light of Leland ' s love, Her Husband ' s has grown dim. Savage. A co-ed named Savage, A troublesome baggage, For Trig had a very great passion; When the problems were given. Not satisfied with ' em, She asked more a horrible fashion. And the eds and the co-eds Low hung their poor heads, And meekly worked problems a score; But in the small hours, When struggling with powers, To duck her they solemnly swore. PROFE ' :6IONAL SWiriDtLL WINb me APPLAUSE OF THE GMNO ' iT IKIL FRETTY MR. oTL nmcww TAKES LUGt1EfD ' 5 B beBALL FACe " THIS SPACE, RfSEfWtD fOR CHAMDteR- SLIGHT MISJUDGEMENT OM THE WfVT OP MW EDWARD % What was the Use of Honing the Axe ? (Dedicated to the Baseball Season of 1899.) 242 Confabs with the Golden Bear. VISITOR : Are you the Golden Bear ? B. : I am, I believe. Vis. : Well, in regard to Benefactors of the University, I - B. : You wish to be mentioned Vis. : Xo, not exactly a benefactor, but at least a patron - B. : Like Phelan, for instance ? Vis. : Oh, Phelan be da - B. : He ' s not so bad as that, though you did get him put out of the Board. Vis. : Who says so? Of course, I may not like him - B. : He is likely to be more popular than yourself ? VLS. : Popular ? What has he done ? That grand stand play with the statue B. : Was almost as coarse as that little maiden attempt in the Student Labor Day. Vis. : My labor day ? Wasn ' t it - B.: For the good of the College? Sure ! And yours, too. It might have passed all right i save for a strong tinge of amateurism), if you had not followed up with - VLS.: Self-sacrifice, my friend, self -sacrifice purely. I fear that I am somewhat misunderstood - B. : Yes ; some people do still think you are working for the College. VLS. : Whereas I am B. : Working the College. Vis. : The Architectural Plan, then, you think, - B. : Will not, as well, toot your well-tooted horn? No; it will expose you better than anything you ' ve done. VLS.: In other words, the Plan is a " job? " B. : Yes, for you. It ' s proverbial, you know, that you mix only with things that can boost you That ' s pretty frank, I must say. B. : But better than talking behind people ' s backs Vis. : For instance ? B. : About the Mayor. But say now, what about Budd ? Vis. : You seem anxious to change the subject. B. : For your feeling only, I assure you. Well, there are other subjects, too the Presidential Question, and Phoebe Hearst, and Wm. Carey. Vis. : Oh, go to the devil. Ode to Prof. Lavvson. L Envoi. Speed on, thou Prof. ! Not pastoral, but classical, Though none keep pace, The scene was in palm grove. Speed on! Her name, Bovine, Bovard, I mean, Tis true we have no time to spell, Suggested the above. Tis true our writing looks like h . Tis true our notes are all too few. Xo shepherdess, but alumnus, But don ' t let that unsettle you; And he no shepherd swain; Never you mind, Tis true he drives the pigskin, though, Speed on! BY A VICTIM. And " Pete " Kaarsburg is his name. 243 A Daniel. There ' s a funny little officer, Who loves to boss and cry Loud orders to his soldier-boys If you heard him, you would die. A Daniel! A Daniel! A Daniel come to judgement. Do you suppose he was made with any intent Of becoming with any elite acquent ? This pompous little Daniel! He loves to walk with manly tread As though he owned the earth; He ' d brave or be a lion big, Oblivious of his worth. A Daniel! A Daniel! A Daniel come to judgement. Do you suppose he was made with any intent Of becoming with any elite acquent? This pompous little Daniel! 8. Graduate Seminary. Assistant Professor BAILKY. A systematic study of child-life; The sessions will be held in San Francisco, the hours to be arranged with the class. THE COP: Garroters? THE PKOSTKATE ONE : Nope. Students ' rush. 244 The Faculty. LE CONTE. Thou hast no winter in thy years No sorrow in thy song. SETCHELL. A careless song, with a little nonsense in it, does not misbecome a monarch. RISING. Half his knowledge we must snatch, not take. SLATE. His words were smoother than butter, but war was in his heart. EDWARDS. Since called the Paradise of Fools To few unknown. STKINGHAM. His cogitative faculties immersed in the cogibundity of cogitation. MERRILL. I wish not to be troubled to return bows in the street, so I exclaim with glee: " An enemy the more. " CLAPP. All things done in form, of due observance and respect. DKESSLAR. He was stiff with all manner of theories and " isms " of no manner of use. BROWN. Public instruction all his time employs, He guides its methods, and its wage enjoys. SYLE. Your name like maidens ' curls is in the paper daily. SANFORD. Scowling and growling will make a man old, Money and fame, at best, are beguiling ; Don ' t be suspicious and selfish and cold Try smiling. VOORSANGER. He draweth out the thread of his verbosity finer than the staple of his argument. ARMES. That ' s what a man wants a wife for, to be sure of one fool as ' ll tell him he ' s wise ; but some men do without, they think so much of themselves already. ROWELL. Woman alone can organize a drawing-room ; man succeeds sometimes in a library. LAYMAN. They would none of my counsel. They despised my reproof. JONES. My only books Were woman ' s looks ; And folly ' s all they ' ve taught me. Miss BONTE. In the fullness of her charms. HART. Speak low, if you speak love. LAWSON. Good morning ! Have you used Pears ' Soap ? BAILEY. My bray ye may not alter or mistake, I ' m the prophet of the utterly absurd. HASKELL. That man that hath a tongue, I say, is no man, If, with his tongue, he cannot win a woman. WILCZYNSKI. I cannot tell what the dickens his name is. 246 XrrriNG. Indeed, he looks older than he did, by the addition of a beard. AKDLEY. Day in, day out, from morn till night, .. You may hear his bellows blow. BACON. My friends ? I have no friends ! FLAHEKTY. He could distinguish and divide A hair twixt south and south-east side. MAYBECK. True, I talk of dreams, Which are the children of an idle brain, Begot of nothing but vain fantasy. FLAGG. The man that cares not for his fellow men is either a demi-god or a brute. SOILE. He hath strange places crammed With observation, the which he vents In mangled forms. Seniors. Miss J. ABKAMS. Hare-brained chatter of irrepressible frivolity. Miss G. BEKG. When we are all cherubim together, my friend, You ' ll head a conspiracy For plucking out Gabriel ' s tail feathers Or stealing Peters keys. Miss J. EPPINGER. Behold the lily of the field, she toils not, neither does she spin, yet Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed as she. H. BONESTELL. Of their own merits, modest men are dumb. 0. DIBBLE. If I were loved as I desire to be ! Miss E. BKOWXIXG. Her golden hair for haste was loosely shed About her ears. X. ECKHART. Pride proceeds from want of sense. Miss A. HAMLIX. Her voice was ever soft, gentle and low, an excellent thing in woman. V. A. HACKLEY. My militia bantam. K. FRYER. And since, I never dared to write as funny as I can. MISSES L. and R. HOHFELD. Mere bookish knowledge is like edged tools in the hand of a child, it hurts the one and puts others in pain. V. MOOXEY. But for these vile guns he would himself have been a soldier. L . MCLAREN. Much may be made of a Scotchman if he be caught young. Miss J. PLUXKETT. Science seldom renders men amiable, women never. C. SCHILLING. Even such a man, so faint, so spirit!. H. S. SYMMES. He thought he could do all things well ; a beautiful belief when you hold it with all your heart. B. DOXNELL. His mouth is a grin With the corners tucked in. 247 A. KING. They found for him an office stool and on that stool they set him, To play with maps and catalogues three idle hours a day. L. KAAKSBUKG. Full twenty times was Peter feared For once he was respected. BAKT THANE. Your face, my Thane, is open as a book, Where men may read strange matters. UZAK E. THOMAS. Assumes the God, Affects to nod, And seems to shake the spheres. K. DUNLAI-. I would the gods had made thee poetical. H. W. STEBBINS. There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio, Than are dreamed of in thy philosophy. 11. L. LOGAN. A city built on a hill cannot be hid. Juniors. Miss ARENTS. These things, we know, are neither rich nor rare, Miss MCALLISTER. And wonder how the devil they got there. Miss BOTTOMES. I wish you all sorts of prosperity, and a little more taste. H. BRADLEY. He was not merely a chip of the old block, but the old block itself. N. GARRISON. His life is a long-drawn question. Miss McMlLLAN. You who follow wealth and fame with unremitting ardor, Miss HOLLER. Your lowest, rankest toadying but leaves your view the farther. I. J. MUMA. A politician, one that would circumvent God. HICKS. The thing is chiefly conspicuous for its color , glaring red. PARSONS. Hangel, bloomin ' hangel, that ' s wot ' e is! Miss A. G. BUSH. God hath given you one face; you make yourself another; you jig, amble, lisp, and make your wantoness your ignorance. Miss D. HINCKLEY. She had rather talk with a man than an angel, any day. Miss D. MEININGER. She is a good sign, but I have seen scant reflection of her wit. A. G. TASHEIRA. For, oh ! he is the ladies ' pet, He ' s such a susceptible statuette. Miss A. DUFFY. Be good, sweet maid, And let who will be clever. Miss N. VANCE. In came Miss Fizziwig, one vast, substantial smile. P. SELBY. Like Echo, lost and languishing, In love with his own tedious song. C. H. PARKER. Such as take lodgings in a head That ' s to be let unfurnished. A. H. COGSWELL. ' Ere ' s to you, Fuzzy Wuzzy, With your ' ayrick ' ead o ' hair. 218 W. B. DUXLAP. He had aptness for no language, except bad language. Miss M. METROVITCH. A jeweled mass of millinery. Miss M. VOOBSAXGEK. She needs no advertisement; she speaks for herself. H. M. LEETE. The gilded calf. H. EBRIGHT. Tho ' I said " To give my head room, You had best unroof the house. " A. C. SKAIFE. Be calm in arguing, for fierceness makes Error a fault and truth discourtesy. J. V. DE LAVEAGA. A needy, hollow-eyed, sharp-looking wretch: A living dead man. H. S. ROBIXSOX. Thou art the Mars of malcontents. R. W. SIMOXDS. Make haste, the better foot before. J. D. HOFFMAXX. Vaulting ambition, which o ' erleaps itself, and falls. F. W. PHELPS. 0, that I were a fool! I am ambitious for a motley coat. J. R. WHIPPLE. A young man married is a man that ' s marred. P. DOLMAX. Man is by nature a political animal. MISSES M. RICHARD. F. MITCHELL. ,, C. HENLEY. ho said Boy " ? E. LAMOXT. Miss ROOXEY. Triflers not even in trifles can excl. L. X. SULLIGER. I am not in the role of common men. J. R. MOULTHROP. Evades them with a bombast circumstance, Horribly stuffed with epithets of war. HEXKY MORRISOX. A youth who loves to hear himself talk. Sophomores. D. MACOMBEK. A chiel ' s amang you taking notes, And, faith, hell prent it! L. AKX.STEIX. For he carried the curse of an unstaunched speech. Miss J. BOHALL. i I fancy they feel a bit safer Miss M. FORTIER. If only a boy be near. C. BRIGGS. Fine birds are commonly plucked. L. CARPEXTER. You might as well admonish thistle-down. W. HOHFELD. The more he rocks the cradle of his chin The more unruly grows the brat within. Miss K. M. CRUSOE. A snapper up of unconsidered trifles. Miss RATCLIFF. The lady doth protest too much, methinks. W. X. FRICKSTADT. And gentle dullness ever loves a joke. Mas. LAWHEAD. There was a legend that she had once been young. _ Miss C. JONES. God created the coquette as soon as he made the fool. R. W. MYERS. His nature is too noble for this world. C. A. PKINGLE. Season your admiration for a while. E. M. HECHT. I am a man more sinned against than sinning. 1). ALEX. GOKDENKEK. Devise, wit; write, pen; for 1 am for whole volumes in folio. A. B. TARPEY. A man I am, crossed with adversity. II. W. TULLY. My ventures are not in one bottom trusted, nor to one place. T. D. MANSFIELD. How happy he could be with either, were t ' other dear charmer away. H. W. KINNEY. Can we desire too much of a good thing? Miss EDNA GEARHAHT. Careless is she with artless grace, affecting to seem unaffected. Freshmen. Miss E. BOHEN. That unlettered, small-knowing soul. H. S. BONIFIELD. Lapping a solemn creed with a solemn sneer. Miss A. COFFIN. Her trick of singularity. C. C. CRYSTAL. Eternal smiles his emptiness bewray. W. H. DORN. A man he was of cheerful yesterdays and confident to-morrows. Miss GALLOWAY. Her smile it was childlike and bland. Miss WYCKOFF. Why don ' t the men propose, Mama, Why don ' t the men propose ? Miss HUTTON. A manner somewhat fallen from reverence. Miss A. PETTES. With a pick-me-up-and-carry-me-or-I ' ll-die expression. Miss F. ARDLEY. Affectation is worse for the face than small-pox. Miss M. MERY. All wool and a yard wide. W. R. ROBERTS. [ go wi so g they saVj do ne ' er live i ong . L. S. SCHOENFELD. ' 0. E. HOTLE. List to the nightingale, opening its lips in melodious song. Unassorted. JURGENS. And little men of little mind Rose up to buy and sell again. SIGMA Nu. Then ' ere ' s to the Lodge of the Widow And ' ere ' s to the goods in her shop. THE BAND. Straining harsh discords and unpleasant sharps. Zoo LAB. A very ancient and fish-like smell. 250 CHI PHI. ZETA Psi. BUFFORD. Nature did never put her precious jewels Into a garret four stories high. Miss NEWTON. Love me little, love me long. DE LACUNA. What, has this thing appeared again? JIMMY HOPPER. Tis he, I ken him by his gait; He rises on the toe. That spirit of his, in aspiration, lifts him from the earth. For my voice I have lost it asinging of anthems. What are these so wild in their attire. That look not like the inhabitants of earth And yet are on it. Fuis. The best of them will never be canonized for a saint. PHI KAPPA Psi. Use Mrs. Winslow ' s Soothing Syrup. E. J. BROWN. He was ever precise in promise keeping. JI.KK Ci.rii. Base is the slave that pays. KK OKUKK ' S NOTICE. Here are a few of the unpleasantest words That ever blotted paper. I ' . ( ' . MAGAZINE. Dry as the remainder biscuit after a voyage. THE WIDOW. And when he came to the gate of the city, behold, a widow woman was there gathering of sticks ; and he called to her and said : ' ' Bring me, I pray thee, a little water in a vessel, that I may drink.. " Y. M. C. A. I would fain die a dry death. AL. LEAN. Fill all your bones with aches. Obituary. HE three presses are pounding off the last pages of the BLUE AND GOLD. The last " copy " has been devoured by the insatiable type-setters. The final " cut " has been hurried up from the engravers. The " proofs " fill the waste basket, and the editorial pen loiters wearily. Yet, ' ere the book is complete, there is one duty to perform. There falls on us the pleasant task of recording our many obligations, of thanking the friends that have helped to make the 1900 BLUE AND GOLD what it is. Nowhere are we so deeply indebted as among the artists. To Mr. Raymond Garter, ' 02, and Mr. Donald McKee of the Berkeley High School, we owe the greatest thanks. But for their steady, faithful and willing labor, we could not have produced the set of distinctly local drawings and caricatures herewith presented. Besides the work of these two, we are grateful to the following Gollege talent for many excellent drawings : Mr. Harold Symmes, ' 99, Mr. Harold Bradley, ' 00, Mr. Carl Parker, ' 00, Mr. R. P. Tolman, ' 01, Miss Grace Moakley, ex- ' Ol, Mr. L. A. Womble, ' 02, and Miss M. H. Wellman, Mr. B. R. Maybeck, Mr. L. N. Scammon and Mr. G. T. Winterburn, of the Art Department. And we are doubly appreciative of the valuable contributions of Mr. William Keith, Mrs. C. A. Keller and Miss M. L. Brehm, of Berkeley. To Mr. Sidney Armer, Mr. R. I. Aitken and Mr. W. S. Wright, of Hopkins Art School, Mr. E. L. G. Steele, ex- ' 97, of Oakland, Mr. Robert Edgren, ex- ' 97, of the Examiner, Mr. Harry B. Quinan, ex- ' 97, and Mr. H. T. Miller, ex- ' 97, we owe many thanks for the willing and prompt response to our requests. In regard to photographs, were we to mention one name of the many that have assisted us, it would be that of Mr. Roland L. Oliver, ' 00, who has spared neither time, pains nor expense to aid us. With what little professional aid we received we are highly pleased, and gladly recommend the artists to others for courteous treatment and successful work. Mr. W. H. Bull painted the poster page, Mr. Richard Stockman designed the title page, and Mr. Gordon Ross the editor ' s page. Miss Mary L. Bisbee, of Berkeley, photographed the Class, the football men and the Junior Farce. Nothing has she left undone to make success. To her, and to Mr. 0. V. Lange, we extend our hearty thanks for many favors and for conscientious work. As in the past, the Louis Roesch Co. has printed the book. We thank them heartily for earnest, intelligent, pains-taking work in getting out the largest book in their experience. The Union Photo-Engraving Co. have handled our work entirely this year. Work- ing under many difficulties, they have, nevertheless, turned out all our work in their usual creditable manner. The Hicks-Judd Co. have bound our book with the same success that characterizes all their work. To the many advertisers, who have made the financial footing of this book sure, we are grateful, and bespeak for them the patronage of the Student Body and their friends. We would like to acknowledge a certain debt to the Cartoon Bill and the Signature Law for sundry free advertising, but our space is filled, our time is up, and the book-binder is telephoning madly. 252 KM INLAND INSURANCE APRIL 3 Dr. Dickson takes a young lady (name unfortunately unknown) down a slide on a boy ' s coaster. The Doctor doesn ' t do a thing to himself. The young lady is still in the hospital. Do you like something new, or are you satisfied with the same " old thing " ? have a number of new designs in photographs, finished in Carbon, Platino= type, etc., and also in colors. j J j Perhaps some of them will interest you. 1069 Broadway T. Jl. WtbStW Cal Photographer B. BERCOVICH Leading Cigar Importer - S. E. Corner Ninth and Washington Streets Telephone, White 843 OAKLAND, CAL. Bonds of Surety TideJity and Deposit Co. of Maryland Cash Jlssets = $2,661,290.75 si i -f-s ' f Becomes Surety of Bonds of Receivers, Administrators, Guardians in Judicial aupvraifufu pioceedings, and on all Persons in Positions ol Trust. EDWIN WARFIELD, PRESIDENT HERMAN E. BOSLER, SEC ' AND TREAS. H. CRAWFORD BLACK, JOS. R. STONEBRAKER, HENRY B. PLATT, VICE-PRESIDENTS. L. Gilbert, General Jlgent fjooms 24 and 25 San Trandsco, Cal. 10th Tloor mills Building APRIL 14 ' 99 B. G. rumored to be coming out to-morrow. Suspense something awful. APRIL 15 " 99 B. 4 G. comes out. Fryer hires a body guard and buys a cap-pistol. APRIL 16 Fryer discharges his body guard but not his cap-pistol. Enough American citi- zens are fond of good tea baking powder coffee flavoring extracts soda and spices to keep Schilling s Best prosperous. 127 APRIL 17 Sophie class social. Harold Ebright attempts to introduce his prize pointer. The Misses Rising and Miss Tyrell sit on the steps outside while Durbrow chases up the ice-cream. m APRIL 18 Student surveyors spend the afternoon training their transits on Norman Smith and Miss Hampton and Jerry Muma and Miss Arents, who SEEM to be climbing Grizzly. WILLIAM AL VORD, President. CHAS. R. BISHOP, Vice-President. THOMAS BROWN, Cashier. S. PRENTISS SMITH, Ass ' t Cashier. IRVING F. MOULTON, zd Ass ' l Cashier. ALLEN M. CLA Y, Secretary. SflN FRflNCISCO CAPITAL: $3,000,000 SURPLUS: $1,000,000 PROFIT AND LOSS ACCOUNT: $2,159,928.05 CORRESPONDEN TS : i Messrs. Laidlaw Co. Virginia City, Nev. : Agency of The Bank New York : o f California. { The Bank of New York, N. B. A. ( Union National Bank. Boston : National Shawmut Bank. Chicago : -J ( Illinois Trust and Savings Bank. Philadelphia: Philadelphia National Bank. St. Louis: Boatmen ' s Bank. London: Messrs. N. M. Rothschild Sons. Australia and New Zealand: The 1 ' nion Bank of Australia, I.im. Paris: Messrs. DeRothschild Freres. Bank of New Zealand. China, Japan and India: Chartered Bank of India, Australia and China. Letters of Credit issued, available in all parts of the World. APRIL 23 Eighty-eight to thirty-eight Tennis Track Debate ! Things come in carriages. Serpentine invented ; also, " How can they beat us ? " IV APRIL 25 ' 01 holds its Spectacular Bourdon. 1900 superintends the show in a quiet, unobtrusive way. AUGUST 19 Miss Busby and eighty-two boys register in Hengstler ' s Jurisprudence. Why Pay Rent for a Piano When $6.00 down and $6.00 per month buys a PIANO with fine stool and scarf. The latest music always on hand. Mandolins and Guitars from $2.50 to $60.00. KOHLER CHASE 1013 Broadway, Oakland, Cal. JAMES P. TAYLOR Foreign and Domestic Coal 455 Ninth Street, Oakland WELLINGTON IS KING Of Coal, of Dunsrauir ' s Wellington we sing: Of all the coals the Wellington is king, For range or stove, for furnace or for grate, The Wellington is prince and potentate. One feature we desire to emphasize: (This fact ' twill pay you well to memorize) For lasting qualities it is the best: It does last longer than do all the rest. Easy to light, is hard and clean and clear For household purposes it has no peer. Burns readily and makes a bright, hot fire, In short is everything that you desire. The wise hotel man never makes mistakes. And Dunsmuir ' s Wellington he always takes. The restaurateur, low grade coal refuses, But Dunsmuir ' s Wellington he always uses. Established here for more than twenty years By James P. Taylor of the Pioneers. Try Dunsmuir ' s Wellington ! give it a test. The best is always cheapest Get the best. Copyright. R. W. EDWARDS JEWELER Traternity Pins.... Designs and Estimates Furnished for Class Pins, etc. 963 Broadway, Oakland To the Ambitious : By corresponding with me, parties needing or liking any political offices, national, state, municipal or collegi- ate, will learn something to their advantage. C. E. THOMAS. To Whom it may Concern : We would like politely to correct any misguided individuals, who look on the outward appearance and not on the heart. We are NOT Populists. A. W. GRAY, J. H. GRAY, C. W. WOODWORTH. AUGUST 22 William Warren Wilberf orce Wotsisname Smith refuses to give the whole thing to the Recorder. Final compromise effected thus : W ' Smith. AUGUST 23 May Buffington introduces Cecil Jones to a Freshman as Professor Jones. Everybody apparently satisfied. JOHN REID r % Merchant Tailor 907 MARKET STREET, Near Fifth Under the Windsor Hotel SAN FRANCISCO VALENTINE HUBER musical Director Telephone, Main 1247 (Caie Beuj. Curtaz Piano Store) Studio: 20 O ' Farrell Street HnKor ' Orrhotra wel1 known through its regular engagement at ' the famous Hotel del Monte, is recognized as the leading and favorite orchestra of San Francisco ' s fashionable society. A. I,. WHITNEY K. B. POND C. E. WHITNEY CO. IMPORTERS AND COMMISSION MERCHANTS 110-112 DAVIS STREET SAN FRANCISCO ANCROFT ' S .ERKELEY ' OOKSTORE expects only such patronage as it deserves by offering the Best Goods at Lowest Prices .... ....TRY US AUGUST 24 Bob Moulthrop finishes building the fence for the K. A. T. house. AUGUST 25 Freshmen line up for drill for the first time. Seventeen bales of hay and straw distributed. VI AUGUST 26 T. M. C. A. reception. Sigma Nus and Chi Phis make it a social WE ARE THE MAKERS OF ALL THE ABOVE FRATERNITY PIXS Why Send East? Price Lists on Application. Fraternity Canes, Pipes, Rings, Links and Buttons to Order. HAMMERSMITH FIELD GOLD AND SILVERSMITHS 36 KEARNY STREET SAN FRANCISCO As you remember your cMater Remember this Brand It is produced in your State Dodge, Sweeney Co. Agents Arorsr 28 First Freshie class-meeting. Speeches of Miller and Dorety should be preserved as curiosities. Unpleasantness (for the Sophs) at the back-stop. vn SEPTEMBER 3 Report obtains that Cadwalader ' s mother wouldn ' t let him play. SEPTEMBER 5 Cuckoo Robbins positively known to have dressed but three times this day. KODAKS g PHOTO-SUPPLIES Photographic Finishing All the Standard Makes of Hand Cameras Carried in Stock. TR AVERS LEET OAKLAND Thirteenth St. bet. Washington and Clay ' Pre-eminently THE Serving Machine For Family Use FOR OVER THIRTY YEARS THE Standard of Excellence THE LEADER in all Modern Improvements J. W. EVANS, General Agent 1021 MARKET ST. San Francisco, Cal. M. FRIEDLANDER, MANAGER. TELEPHONE, EAST 422 QUIROS Soda Water Company OFFICE AND FACTORY : 555 POLK STREET NEAR GOLDEN GATE AVE. San Francisco, Cal. Block Tin Lined Steel Tanks Containing 15 Gall. Carbonated Water for ... Druggists f " Confectioners WHITE BROTHERS Importers of and Dealers in HARDWOOD LUMBER . Oak and Teak Ship Plank and Timber Mahogany, Primavera and Spanish Cedar Quartered Oak, Walnut, Cherry, Poplar, Ash, etc. HARDWOOD FLOORING IN OAK AND MAPLE S. G. Cor. Spear and Jyoward Sts. San Traneisco, Cal. SEPTEMBER 7 Bill Seitz (better known as " Rough House Sykes " ) appears in Prof. Davidson ' s Geography course after an absence of two months, caused by a cruel and devastating illness. VIII SEPTEMBER 8 De Laveaga is grieved to discover that his consumption is a trifle better, bnt is buoyed up by the fact that his heart disease and pleurisy are both doing their worst. The Mutual Life Insurance Company of NEW YORK RICHARD A. McCURDY, President WALTER R. GILLETTE - General Manager ISAAC F. LLOYD Second Vice-President FREDERIC CROMWELL - - - Treasurer EMORY MCCUNTOCK - ... Actuary STATEMENT FOR THE YEAR ENDING DECEMBER 31, 1898 According to the Standard of the Insurance Department of the State of New York. INCOME Received for Premiums ------ $42,318,748 51 From all other Sources - - 12.687,880 92 $55,006,629 43 DISBURSEMENTS To Policy-holders for Claims by Death - ... $13,265,908 00 To Policy-holders for Endowments, Dividends, etc. - - 11,485,751 35 For all other Accounts 10,493,379 53 $35,245,038 88 ASSETS United States Bonds and other Securities - - - $160,956,141 33 First Lien Loans on Bond and Mortgage - ... 68,503,580 90 Loans on Bonds and other Securities - ... 9,396,619 00 Real Estate appraised by Insurance Superintendents at $23,534,826.88 : Book Value - ... 20,604,649 61 Cash in Banks and Trust Companies - 11,621,377 36 Accrued Interest, Net Deferred Premiums, etc. - 6,434.957 16 $277,517,325 36 LIABILITIES Policy Reserves, etc. $233,058,640 68 Contingent Guarantee Fund 42,238,684 68 Divisible Surplus 2.220,000 00 $277,517,325 36 Insurance and Annuities in force - $971,711,997 79 I have carefully examined the foregoing Statement and find the same to be correct ; liabilities calculated by the Insurance Department. CHARLES A. PRELLER, Auditor. From the Divisible Surplus a dividend will be apportioned as usual. ROBERT A. GRANNISS A. B. FORBES SON VICE-PRESIDENT Mutual Life Building, San Francisco, Cal. SEPTEMBER 13 Prex Kellogg resigns. Prof. Jones has a glitter in his eye. Prof. Moses has one too. SEPTEMBER 15 Prof. Merrill travels to Dwight Way to get a ten-cent shave. nc LELAND STANFORD JUNIOR ACADEMY " Westward the starr of empire takes its t ay. " MR. D. S. JORDAN wishes to announce respectfully to his friends and patrons that his Handsome new Private School for select young ladies and gentlemen has recently been completed. It is situated near Mayfield, in one of the most healthful and charming localities in San Mateo County. Mr. Jordan feels fully prepared to instruct personally pupils in all branches from the kindergarten to full preparation to the University. At small extra ex- pense, the head-master will give private lessons in practical modern seal-branding. This is not a reform school, but a respectable Boarding and Day School References required. Large and Commodious Play Ground. We can say without vanity that our gymnastic training is given highly specialized attention. Mothers need have no fear ; all rough sports have been abolished. This institution has completely separated all bonds, and is no longer to be confused with Dr. Jordan ' s Museum of Anatomy. Daily chapel exercises are one of our latest and most popular introductions. Endorsed by COLLIS P. HUNTINGTON DR. C. C. O ' DoNNELL BENJAMIN HARRISON FATHER YORKE HOWARD E. WRIGHT. Write for our beautiful little book, " Why your son should go to Stanford, " bound in imitation seal-skin. Address all communications, DAVID S. JORDAN, Care MRS. LEI.AND STANFORD. SEPTEMBER 16 Sophie-Freshman baseball game. Somethin ' doin ' . Someone done. SEPTEMBER 19 Phi Beta Kappa to be established. Dnnlap, Hohfeld and Scaife celebrate. PARKE LACY CO. 21 AND 23 FREMONT STREET SAN FRANCISCO, CAL. HOISTING AND PUMPING MACHINERY FOR MINE PROSPECTING AND DEVELOPMENT The Bartlctt Concentrating Table One of these Machines will take the place of TWO or THREE Belt Concentrators of any make and do as good work Sole Agent for the Ingersoll-Sergeant Air Compressors and Rock Drills Licensee for the manufacture and sale of ihe Ropp Straight Line Furnace ft Huntington Centrifugal Roller Quartz Mill Simmons Bali-Bearing Hydraulic Giants Dodge Mining Machinery Sole Agent for Manganese Steel Shoes and Dies and Estimates Furnished for Complete Plants for Hoisting Works, Smelters, Concentrating and Stamp Mills WE CARRY IN STOCK: Horizontal, Vertical and Portable Engines and Steam Pumps, Ore Cars, Wire Rope, Ore Buckets, Boilers, Rock Breakers. Cornish Rolls, Pulverizers, Water Buckets, Skips, Blowers and Exhaust Fans. Concentrators, Ore Feeders. Hoisting Engines, Shafting and Pulleys, Belting, Oils and Mine Horse Power Hoisting Whims, Water Wheels, Supplies SEPTEMBER 20 Ladies ' out-door reception. Doctor Babcock mistaken for a reporter and consequently gets extra fine treatment. XI ! SEPTEMBER 21 De Laveaga admires his new chevrons throughout Jones ' lecture. SEPTEMBER 25 Spencer, " 00, visits the top floor of the Library for the first time. Gets down with much difficulty. W. J. SLOANE CO. IMPORTERS AND DEALERS Carpets Rugs Furniture Lace Curtains Draperies, Etc. ORIENTAL RUGS A choice selection of rare pieces J W. J. SLOANE CO. 641-643-645-647 Market St. SAN FRANCISCO, CAL. OALVMIIED NETTING, WIPE CLOTH. FIRE PaooF WIRE LATHING. NAILS BARBED WIRE. WIRE ROPE FITTINGS. LEAD ENCASED CABLES. SUBMARINE CABLES. BRACKETS, PINS. Ere. . CLASS PORCELAIN INSULATORS WORKS AT TR6NTON N. J. Telephone Main-673 H7 LIBERTY ST., New York City 25 a 27 FREMONT ST. 7 LAKE ST., Chicago, 111. A. L. OTT Manufacturing Jeweler and Diamond Setter All kinds of Fraternity Pins and Badges Made to Order Dealer in Precious Stones 121 POST ST., SAN FRANCISCO, CAL. SEPTEMBER 27 Prof. Putzker fans entoosiasm to a white heat in his lecture on " The Graces and Disgraces of the Spanish War. " xn -I ils c tt - s-ll A i s - j: : 2 ? J i fi i!! 3 CO 5 G O SEPTEMBER 29 Dunlap refuses office of Secretary of Maguire Club. " I am out of politics. " SEPTEMBER 30 First night rally a whooping success. All the standbys do their acts. John A. McKinnon Dudley C. Brown BROWN MCKINNON Merchant Tailors 1018 BROADWAY Bet. Tenth and Eleventh Sts. OAKLAND, CAL. SINGER SEWING MACHINES Are so simple that the youngest can understand them. So easy that the oldest can work them. 106 years old. (Taken from Life.) 5 years o!d. Such easy terms that anybody can purchase one. THE SINGER MANUFACTURING Co. OFFICES IN EVERY CITY IN THE WORLD Pacific Coast Central Agency: 231 Crocker BIdg. San Francisco Branch and City Department : 22 Post Street SAN FRANCISCO OCTOBER 5 The Grangers visit College. Dutch Huffman, Jerry Muma, Fred. Morris and Ez. Decoto show old friends around. XIV OCTOBER 6 Gage comes to Berkeley. Czar Thomas gives him the glad hand at the train; does the hot-foot behind the ' bus to Stiles Hall. Which refers to coffees, teas, spices, flavoring extracts baking powder. And means that any article in this line with the brand TILLMANN ' S is absolutely pure and of the ery finest quality. It costs but a trifle more to get the best-and in trie long run it costs less. Not all grocers sell TILLMANN ' S goods- they are too good for some. == You can get them if you insist. OCTOBER 15 Flame-test on Prof. Christy ' s whiskers not necessary to discover traces of soft-boiled OCTOBER 21 Sophie Hop. Three hundred couples, including two hundred complimentaries. OCTOBER 22 Mendenhall and Dunlap spout in a Maguire meeting. OCTOBER 26 Skull and Keys running. McDuffie and Houston appear perfectly free and natural. FOR A SUMMER OUTING Visit the Health-Giving Resorts Rusticate with the Ranchers Or camp by the Live Trout Streams ALONG THE THE _ _ California Northwestern PICTURESQUE ROUTE OF CALIFORNIA LESSEE OK THE SAN FRANCISCO and NORTH PACIFIC R ' Y. For further information apply at Ticket Office, 650 Market Street, (Chronicle Building) or at General Office, Mutual Life Building, Corner Sansome and California Streets, San Francisco, Cal. H. C. WHITING, General Manager R. X. RYAN, General Passenger Agent OCTOBER 29 ' 02 follow 99 ' s footsteps twenty-one to nothing. OCTOBER 31 Jerry Muma seen in the Library. XVI NOVEMBER 1 During drill, to-day, kind-hearted old ladies express their horror that one so young and tender as Billy Hackley should be forced to drill. FOTOGRAFER San Francisco Gallery, 1508-1510 Market Street Oakland Gallery, JU5 Washington Street. MAXINE ELLIOTT. ewwuvco BY CAL PMOTO MG .co. Special rates to students by applying at either of my above studios, NOVEMBER 2 Faull, " 02, poses before the Sketch Club at the ' instigation of McDnffie. XVII NOVEMBER 4 Prof. Drew receives a shock of 2,000 volts while tampering with a switch. After performing a few acrobatic feats in mid-air, the Prof, continues his lecture. Ask your dealer for Cartridges loaded with Du PONT POWDER They arc the Armand Caillcau Formerly Geary St. and Grant Ave. has opened his large establishment 114-116 Kcarny Street Opposite White House The same high quality of goods at the lowest prices Elegant Stock of SUITS, SILK SKIRTS, WAISTS, JACKETS, ETC. Ladies ' Tailor Suits made to order as they should be made " Star " screw=cuttin g Engine Lathe With Automatic Cross Peed For Foot or Steam Power Pacific Tool and Supply Co. Sole Hqcnts for Pacific Coast 100, 102 104 First St., San Francisco, Cal. Telephone Main 1776 NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS ARMY SUPPLIES. I, J. R. Moulthrop, Commissary General of the University of California Army, do hereby, by virtue of the authority vested in me by the Commander-in- Chief, publish and announce that I shall receive sealed bids until August 20, 1899, for the furnishing of the following supplies to the department, viz. : 9 Captains, 9 first Lieutenants, 9 second Lieutenants, 1 Gross non-commissioned officers, assorted, to be of first-class construction, delivered in good order and guaranteed to last one year. Bids must state the fraternity making the offer ; the number proposed to be furnished ; the terms offered. Bids will be opened August 20, 1899, at the office of the commissary department, and the contract awarded to the highest bidder, as required by law. By order of the Commander-in-Chief, J. R. MOULTHROP, Commissary General, U. C. A. NOVEMBER 5 The Decoto brothers get tangled up in the mirror again for the ninety-fourth time. NOVEMBER 6 Bart Thane falls in love with only two girls to-day. XVIII NOVEMBER 7 Allison B. Ware comes to College this morning unaccompanied. NOVEMBER 13 Miss Rooney refuses a minor part in the Junior Farce. Why do ROSENTHAL, PADEREWSKI, BLOOMFELD-ZEISLER, and other leading Pianists of the World prefer to play the Sttinway Piano ? We do not need to answer this question for you ; your own intelligence will do that for us. AGENTS FOR Gramophones and " Regina " Music Boxes SHERMAN, CLAY CO. Pacific Coast Representatives Corner Kearny and Sutter Sts., San Francisco Corner Broadway and 1 3th Sts., Oakland 5J4 Second Avenue, Seattle, Wash. ISAIAS W. HELLMAN, PRESIDENT JOHN F. BIGELOW, VICE-PRESIDENT D. B. DAVIDSON, CASHIER GEO. GRANT, ASSISTANT CASHIER The Nevada National Bank of San Francisco CAPITAL PAID UP $3,000,000.00 SURPLUS AND UNDIVIDED PROFITS, 876,386.92 NEW YORK CORRESPONDENTS: LONDON BANKERS: PARIS BANKERS: . AMERICAN EXCHANGE NATIONAL BANK ' IMPORTERS ' AND TRADERS ' NATIONAL BANK UNION BANK OF LONDON, LIMITED CREDIT LYONNAIS LETTERS OF CREDIT ISSUED, AVAILABLE IN ALL PARTS OF THE WORLD DIRECTORS: JOHN W. MACKAY JAMES L. FLOOD LEWIS GERSTLE ISAIAS W. HELLMAN HENRY F. ALLEN C. DEGUIGNE ROBERT WATT LEVI STRAUSS D. N. WALTER H. L. DODGE JOHN F. BIGELOW NOVEMBER 17 Football reception. Miss Lewis, ' 02, after heroic efforts to ensnare the left tackle on the Varsity, finds out to her horror that Jim is married. Ewie shows up with his grip. xnc NOVEMBER 20 Anti-necktie club formed. Charlie Fryer signs. Delta U fraternity holds indignation meeting. THE LATEST IMPROVEMENTS can always be found applied in WINCHESTER Rifles, Shotguns and Ammunition WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS CO. Send for Illustrated Catalogue Pacific Coast Agency, San Francisco CORTICELLI WASH SILK THE BEST IS ALWAYS THE CHEAPEST! Corticelli Home I Edition contains 100 pages. Many colored plates showing how to embroider Roses, Carnations, etc. PR ICE, 10 CENTS. San Francisco, Cal. NONOTUCK SILK CO. 535 cMarkzt Street NOVEMBER 21 Hoodoo burned. Last rally at the Gym. Nobody makes less than three speeches. NOVEMBER 23 Hecht, ' 01, wishes he hadn ' t smoked on North Hall steps. XX NOVEMBER 24 Something drops. " Varsity travels all day through Stanford territory. Rooter hats make the most noise. WE do the serpentine down Market street and " Wobbins " orders his wardrobe enlarged from thirteen to twenty-two suits. are welcome to credit URNITURE CARPETS BEDDINGS ART SQUARES ALL SIZES Little- at -a- time Payments THE J. NOONAN FURNITURE CO. (INCORPORATED) 101? to 1023 MISSION STREET SAN FRANCISCO, CAL. Above Sixth Street MBER 30 Boynton ' s course in " Heat " evaporated to complete drvness. DECEMBEB 1 Nightgown rally. Kid Vassar ' s speech the sensa tion of the evening. DC O 3 u_ II s fc3 g R ill 8|| s % XN i si 1 s o u LJ z 35 TE PROPRIETORS i i i ' IS OBISPO, MONTEREY CRUZ COUNTIES, CALIFORM t I DECEMBER 2 Sophomore-Freshman debate. Sophs win. Pierce and Cobb prostrated on hearing the decision. Used in " BLUE and GOLD ' ' A. Zellerbach Sons " The Taper House " 416 to 426 Sansome Street Telephone, Main 1J33 s n Francisco, Cal. For Post Street Near Kearny On ' v I SAN FRANCISCO Headier, K N lljl I N G G 0. Bathing and Athletic Suits Sweaters and Sporting Goods We Knit to Order: UNDERWEAR AT THE MOST REASONABLE PRICES... in Silk, Natural Wool and LINEN MESH DECEMBER 5 Tommy Bacon seen coming ont of the Wid ' s, wiping his mustache carefully. DECEMBER 12 Miss Hyman overheard on the train telling a companion that " that Mr. Wise is the biggest kid in College. " AGENTS FOR . . . BUTTERICK ' S PATTERNS -r t . ... O j? Telephone, Main 243 DENTS AND CENTEMERI KID GLOVES HAWKES BROS. ' CRYSTAL CUT GLASS A. E. STILLER SOHN ' S GERMAN LINENS DR. JAEGER ' S SANITARY UNDERWEAR TAFT PEN N OVER (INCORPORATED) Millinery Department f mpottetg an 5obbcrs of TT i-v) of the Highest Grade w " L 1163-1165-1167 Broadway 467-469 Fourteenth Street OAKLAND, CAL. THE HARTFORD FIRE INSURANCE COMPANY Assets $11,183,659 Policy Holders ' Surplus 5,708,910 PACIFIC DEPARTMENT: H. K. BELDEN, Manager 313 California. Street, WHITNEY PALACHE, Asst. Manager San Francisco, Cal. J. J. AGARD, Special Agent and Adjuster JOHN M. HOLMES, Special Agent and Adjuster J. J. DENNIS, Special Agent and Adjuster, Portland DECEMBER 26 Portland. Al. Lean establishes a new U. C. record by drinking a quart of beer in seven seconds. XXIV DECEMBER 30 Pidge swears off: won ' t drink for a year. DECEMBER 31 Pidge attends a New Year ' s Eve party. Wanted Young gentlemen to patronize our new " bus running between Peralta Hall and the University Buildings. Wanted A few good debaters and ath- letes. No freaks need apply. L. S. J. U., Palo Alto. Wanted A cure for jaundice. A CALIFORNIA READER. Wanted A reliable fortune teller; one with political insight preferred. B. MOSES, Berkeley. Wanted Information which will lead to the arrest and conviction of the man who first called me " Thirsty Lippman. " Address, " FRESHTE, " This office. Wanted One or two bright boys to spend an hour or two holding down the so-called " Senior C. " Address, " 98, " This office. Wanted Whereabouts of two football teams, supposed to have been con- nected with Stanford University and Multnomah Athletic Club. U. C. Wanted A few members to join the Sketch Club. The membership is some- what depleted, consisting at present of Bradley, Symmes and Carter. Appli- cants must be tall, slim and handsome. See our advertisement on page 30. A LOVER OF SALADS must have a good dressing. Good salad dressings require above all else a good Olive Oil. Does it ever occur to you that a good dressing cannot be made with a poor oil? Our " Santa Maria " California Olive Oil makes the finest of dressings, and, on account of its PURITY, can also be used for medicinal purposes. Our Certifi- cate of Highest Award received at Mechanics ' Institute Pure Food Exposition, 1897, ' s proof of this. Include a bottle in your next order. Bibo, Newman Ikenberg. StW lor Caul ptt- Free U address. California Electrical Works, 409 Market St, San Francisco, Cal. The best selected assortment of Books on electrical Information Always on hand. Atkinson Dynamic Electricity, Elementary Principles, Badt Transmission Handbook, Desmond Electrical Engineering, Vols. i and 2, Hering Wiring Computer, Lockwood Electrical Measurements, And others of like importance. We install and repair Bells, Gas Lighting and Incandescent Apparatus. We can do any kind of Mechanical Electrical Work in our factory. Electrical Supplies. JANUARY 1 Pidge unable to le ave his room to-day. JANUARY 2 Pidge has the rheumatism to-day. XXV 923-925-927-929 MARKET 5T. BET FIFTH SIXTH STS. SAN FRANCISCO CAL. JANUARY 3 Pidge still has the rheumatism. JANUARY 4 Pidge gets better, but loses his set of resolutions. COOPER MEDICAL COLLEGE Corner of Sacramento and Webster Streets, San Francisco, Cal. FACULTY. L. C. LANE, A.M., M.D., M.R.C.S. ENG., LL.D., Professor of Surgery and President. C. N. ELLINWOOD, M.D., Professor of Physiology. ADOLPH BARKAN, M.D., Professor of Ophthalmology, Otology and Laryngology. JOSEPH H. WYTHE, M.D., LL.D., F.R.M.S., Emeritus Professor of Microscopy and Histology. HRNRY GIBBONS, JR., A.M., M.D., Professor of Obstetrics and Diseases of Women and Children, and Dean. JOSEPH O. HIRSCHFELDER, M.D., Professor of Clinical Mtdicine. R. H. PLUMMER, A.M., M.D., M.R.C.S. ENG.. Professor of Anatomy. C. N. ELLINWOOD, M.D., Acting Professor of Clinical Surgery. A. M. GARDNER, M.D., Professor of Legal Medicine, Mental and Nervous Diseases. O.P.JENKINS, A.M., MS., PH.D., (Professor of Physiology and Histology, Leland Stanford Junior University), Acting Professor of Physiology. W. T. WENZELL, M D , PH.M., Professor of Chemistry. STANLEY STILLMAN, M D., Professor of Surgery. EMMET RIXFORD, B.S., M D., Professor of Surgery. WILLIAM FITCH CHENEY, B.L., M.D., Professor of Principles and Practice of Medicine, and Secretary. WM. OPHULS, M.D., Professor of Pathology. Attendance is required upon four regular courses of lectures of eight months each. The next regular course of lectures will begin October ist, 1899. Graduates in Science or Arts, of recognized Universities or Colleges, will be credited with one course and admitted to the second course of medical lectures. Matriculates who have passed the regular examinations for admission to the University of California, Stanford University or any other University or College whose standard of admission is equivalent, will be admitted to Cooper Medical College without entrance examinations. For detailed information, see the Annual Announcement of the College, which will be mailed upon request. Address all communications to the Secretary at the College. HENRY GIBBONS, JR., M.D., Dean. WILLIAM FITCH CHENEY, M.D., Secretary. JANUARY 8 Peralta horse dies. Autopsy says " Overwork. " Alice McAllister interviews B. G. editor for the last time. xxvm JANUARY 14 Oakland Tribnne announces the engagement of Czar Thomas. JANUARY 20 Abraham writes his first Occident editorials. Evrie Brown wants to chastise him. fflikktlsen and Berry jf Boys, Remember Us! J eiC iatlt 9aWOrS 2124. Center Street, Berkeley, Cat. Telephone, 225 THE A. LIETZCO. Manufacturers of Scientific Instruments DIRECTORS: A. LJETZ E. T. SCHILD OTTO VON GELDERN C. E. GRUNSKV A. GAEUB Make a Specialty of FIRST-CLASS INSTRUMENTS for the Civil, Mining, Irrigation, Hydraulic and Mechanical Engineers. FIELD AND OFFICE SUPPLIES KEPT IN STOCK Examinations-AJjustments-Repairs 422 S aC raiTientO StfCCt Illustrated Catalogue on Application _ - , San Francisco, Cal. T J V T T A T DIAMONDS. WATCHES, U. 1. OLx z7V Watchmaker 2124 CENTER STREET BERKELEY, CALIFORNIA OPTICAL GOODS A SPECIALTY GOLDSTEIN CO. COSTUMERS DECORATORS axo OPERAS D THEATRICAL SUPPLIES MANUSCRIPTS TCLCPHOXC, MAIN 1615 733 N TOKCT STREET S7 N rPANCISCO, CTL FROM Panoramic View of the Bay BERKELEY Boxcd , 75 ants VICKERY t 236 Post Street, San Francisco, Cal. JANUARY 21 Morison implored to run for Junior Prex. He modestly declines on the grounds that the sphere of the great politician is to place not himself but his friends in office. XXIX MODELS ARE SCARCE AT THE SKETCH CLUB. Anglo @alifornian Bank (LIMITED) N. E. Cor. Pine and Sansome Streets SAN FRANCISCO Capital Authorized Subscribed Paid Up Reserve Fund $6,000,000 3,000,000 i ,500,000 700,000 Head Office: 18 AUSTIN FRIARS, LONDON, E. C. Agents at New York: J. W. SELIGMAN CO., 21 BROAD ST. IGN. STEINHART, ) J- Managers P. N. LILIENTHAL,} JANUARY 24 The Bicycle Corps appears with one captain, three sergeants and three privates. JANUARY 27 Sophie election. Miss Barnard signs her name to Mnlgrew ' s ballot. Abraham writes his second editorials. Charlie Fryer around looking for him. Ltvinson P. o. Box 2636 Telephone, Main 802 Established 1873 Incorporated 1893 (INCORPORATED) 125 127=129 131 Kearny Street FANCY GOODS= z 9 Suffer Street, San Trancisc0 Manufacturers of all sizes and weights in Men ' s, Women ' s and Children ' s Bathing, Bicycling and Gymnasium Suits Our goods handled in Berkeley exclusively by the Students ' Co-operative Store Where can always be found a complete line of TIGHTS, TRUNKS and EXERCISING SHIRTS Orders taken at the Co-op, for suits or single pieces in any design and in any color $ an franciSCO Commercial Bank, B rk i y, Capital $100,000 TRANSACTS A GENERAL BANKING BUSINESS SELLS FOREIGN AND DOMESTIC EXCHANGE Boxes in Safe Deposit Vaults for rent Valuables stored at reasonable rates Berkeley Bank of Savings Capital $50,000 MAKES LOANS ON APPROVED BERKELEY REAL ESTATE ONLY Pays interest on deposits JAWAKY 29 A. A. D. C. election. Jerry Muma promoted from his position of chief satchel carrier for Ewie Brown. JANUARY 30 Swan and Symmes toss up for Senior Prex. JANUARY 31 Nye tosses Swan up. Thomas elected Senior Prex. MEDICAL DEPARTMENT UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA AFFILIATED COLLEGES BUILDINGS: South of Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, Cal. MARTIN KELLOGG, A.M., LL.D., President of the University. G. A. SHURTLEFF, M.D., Emeritus Professor of Mental Diseases. R. BEVERLY COLE, A.M., M.D., M.R.C.S. Eng., Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology. W. F. McNUTT, M.D., M.R.C.P. Edin., etc., Professor of Principles and Practice of Medicine. ROBERTA. MCLEAN, M.D., Dean, Professor of Clinical and Operative Surgery. BENJ. R. SWAN, M.D., Professor of Diseases of Children. G. H. POWERS, A.M., M.D., Professor of Ophthalmology and Otology. WM. WATT KERR, A.M., M.B., C.M., Edin., Professor of Clinical Medicine. ARNOLD A. D ' ANCONA, A.B., M.D., Professor of Physiology. DOUGLAS W. MONTGOMERY, M.D., Curator, Professor of Diseases of the Skin. WASHINGTON DODGE, M.D., Professor of Therapeutics. JOHN M WILLIAMSON, M.D., Professor of Anatomy and Lecturer on Surgery. J. W. ROBERTSON, A.B., M.D., Professor of Nervous and Mental Diseases. JOHN C. SPENCER, A.B., M.D , Professor of Pathology and Histology. W. E. HOPKINS, M D., Associate Professor of Ophthalmology and Otology. GEO. F. SHIELS, M.D., F.R.C.S.E., Associate Professor of Surgery . CHAS. A. vox HOFFMAN, M.D., Associate Professor of Gynecology. F. T. GREEN, Ph.G., Associate Professor of Medical Chemistry. WM. B. LEWITT, M.D., Associate Professor of Diseases of Children. THOS. W. HUNTINGTON, A.B., M.D., Lecturer on Clinical Surgery. HARRY M. SHERMAN, M.D., Clinical Lecturer on Orthopedic Surgery. LEO NEWMARK, M.D., Clinical Lecturer on Nervous Diseases. SAM. P. TUGGLE, M.D., Demonstrator of Anatomy. The sessions begin September ist and continue eight months. During the term all the branches of medicine and surgery are taught, didactically and clinically. Regular clinics are held three days in the week at the City and County Hospital. Potrero Avenue (450 beds), where the Professors of the practical chairs have charge of wards, and possesses every advantage for the instruction of students. There is also an active clinic conducted three times a week at the College Dispensary, where a large number of patients are examined and treated before the classes. Didactic lectures are given daily bv the Professors, and evening recitations are held several times a week. " The dissecting room is open throughout the entire year. Material is abundant and costs but little It will thus be seen that the course of instruction, which extends through eight months of the year, aims at the development of practical phvsicians and surgeons. The great advantages possessed by the Medical Department of the State University enable the Regents and Faculty to commend it in an especial manner to those seeking a complete and systematic knowledge of the medi ' cal profession. The facilities for bed-side study have been largely increased of late, and the student will find opportunities at his command which, for comprehensiveness, are nowhere surpassed. FOUR YEARS ' COURSE. In response to the general demand, both in and out of the profession, for a higher degree of proficiency in medical education, the Medical Department of the State University was one of the first in the United States to adopt the four years ' term of study. No student can present himself for final examination until he has attended faithfullv four annual courses of medical lectures and clinics. Graduates of accredited literary and scientific colleges are admitted to the second course without examination. FEES. Matriculation Fee (paid but once) $ 5 oo Demonstrator ' s Ticket 10 OD Fee for each Course of Lectures 100 oo Graduating Fee 25 For the Annual Announcement and Catalogue giving Regulations and other information, address R. A. McLEAN, M.D., Dean, 305 Kearny Street, San Francisco FEBRUARY 1 Dozier delivers his nineteenth University lecture on Manila. FEBRUARY 2 Schilling and Logan decide to start a f rat. Paint begins to peel off North Hall. XXXII PHOTOGRAPHER 2J5J CENTER STREET Bobby ARTISTIC PORTRAITURE A SPECIALTY The Class Portraits in the " Blue and Gold " were taken at our Studio TTTIIT FEBRUARY 3 Abraham writes his third editorials. Symmes out for him with a sharp stick. CORRESPONDENCE, the art of the world ' s aristocracy; BUSINESS, the founder of every democracy; BANKING, the basis of every plutocracy Three kindred branches of most useful knowledge The LAW OF COMMERCIAL TRANSACTIONS, TELEGRAPHY, BOOKKEEPING, TYPEWRITING, and with it STENOGRAPHY, FORMS, MATHEMATICS and likewise MIMEOGRAPHY All these taught at the 1236 market Street S. T. Business College GARRETT TAGGART Central Pharmacy 1201 Broadway, Telephone, riain 253 Proprietors of Japanese Sachets and Neroli Cologne Junction San Pablo Avenue and 14th Street OAKLAND, CAL. Right Styles anfrancgco Right Prices La (Sraundte TKLEPHONE BUSH 12 Principal Office: 23 POWELL ST., Opp. Baldwin Hotel BRANCHES: Taylor Street, near Golden Gate Avenue 200 Montgomery Avenue, Cor. Kearny Street LAUNDRY, Twelfth Street, between Howard and Folsom SAN FRANCISCO, CAL. FEBRUARY 4 Chas. Thomas, on behalf of the A. S. U. C., writes his famous and stirring Charter Day address. xxxiv CANDIDATES ' CARDS. BEN SOUTHARD (late of the Variety Stage) refuses to consider any offices except 1901 SENIOR PRESIDENT. LESTER BYRO CHEMINANT (Present Incumbent) Regular Nominee of the 1900 Mining Push for SERGEANT-AT-ARMS (Fall Term). Endorsed by the Junior Mechanics and Co-eds. I. W. S. BUTLER after refusing Freshie Prex, B. G. Editor, Sophie Prex, B. G. Manager, now announces himself a candidate for JUNIOR PRESIDENT. HARRISON S. ROBINSON announces HIMSELF a candidate for SENIOR PRESIDENT. Subject to the decision of HIMSELF. CHARLES DUANE COBB whose time is worth One Dollar ($1.00) per hour and whose ability far exceeds that of any ordinary student, modestly refuses all offices and will confine his talents to SOLICITING ADVERTISEMENTS from the Chinese Laundries about town. Vote for RALPH W. MYERS, W for " CAUFORNUN MANAGER. RALPH FISHER (still of the Oakland High) Candidate for SOME OFFICE ANYHOW. Endorsed by Lawrence Greene, Walter Frickstad, Arthur Tarpey, et al. Assistant Manager, Aug. " 98 -May " 99, under McDuffie; Bourdon Speaker; Class Treasurer, Aug. " 98-Jan. ' 99 during this time, with efficient manage- ment the class had a debt of $60.00. Nominee of Duncan McDuffie and other good Phi Diddles. HAROLD SHAKESPEAR SYMMES announces himself a candidate for PRESIDENCY OF UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA. CARL SCHILLING, - ' 99, ' 00, ' OV02 hereby announces himself a candidate for the office of LONG DISTANCE COLLEGE COURSE MEDALIST. Now held by Brick Morse. Time, six years. DUNLAP! DUNLAP! DUNLAP! (of Sacramento) for SENIOR PRESIDENT 1900. Candidate of the W. Boutwell Dunlap Party. SAUL EPSTEIN (whose name is so intricately e ntangled with that of the CHESS CLUB), hereby announces himself a candidate for SENIOR PRESIDENT. Subject to the decision of the ladies. (The boys are all for him.) RALPH PIERCE Candidate for PRESIDENT OF ASSOCIATED STUDENTS. Endorsed by de Gang. CHARLES E. THOMAS is announced by his friends (con- sisting of Dick Tully), as a humble candidate for WHAT IS LEFT. FEBRUARY 8 Herb. Bailey appears at college wearing a white collar and some ladies. It is Everyone ' s Duty to seek and enjoy a restful and pleasant vacation. All over the state are mountain and sea-side resorts where you can go a-fishing, a-hunting or a-picnick- ing for a day, a week, or the season as cheaply as you can stay at home. Grand old Lake Tahoe with its piney coves, the wonderful Shasta country, and the gorgeous Siskiyous, the secluded ravines and trout streams of the Coast Range, or the wilder gorges of the High Sierra; and the salt sea spray from countless beaches, all invite you. The Santa Cruz Mountains, Donner, Independence and Webber Lakes, Lake County Resorts and the Geysers, Paso Robles, Santa Cruz, Pacific Grove and Del Monte, Santa Monica, Santa Barbara, Long Beach and Catalina, all are reached via the lines of the Southern Pacific Co. The rates are low and provisions for comfort ample. Ask any Ticket Agent for full information. Send to the General Passenger Agent for folders giving complete information. FEBRUARY 9 William Boutwell Robinson Dunlap, ' 00, overtaken by the shades of night while trying to carve his name and coat-of-arms on North Hall. xxxvi Wells Fargo Co,-Express Money Orders Are exceedingly convenient for carrying or remitting money and for paying bills, subscriptions, dues. etc. ConTemeit. QnoUj Bongbt Safe. Great Berkeley Uaudeville CONTINUOUS PERFORMANCES! I I UNPARALLELED GALAXY OF f f INCOMPARABLE TALENT !!! MONS. PAQET, THE RENOWNED PANTOMIMIST! THE BOY WONDER: THE INIMITABLE MONOLOGU 1ST P L E H N " LOUIE SYLE THE LIGHTNING CALCULATOR WITH MANY PHUNNY PHAKES HOWISON AND HENGSTLER WITH THEIR EDUCATED DOGS MOSES JONES THE TALENTED SONGSTERS IN THE TOUCHING BALLAD I LO e YOU IN THE SH7VYE OLD SOULE, THE SWORD-SWALLOWING SALAMANDER THK PREMIERS DANSEURS PIERCE FAUCHEUX Jt SENGER j CHRISTY IN THE AERIAL BALLET ARDLEY, THE GREAT TATTOOED " I AM ' THE WONDERFUL EQUILIBRIST TRIO JUGGLERS OF WEIGHTY WORDS EDWARDS with a Douquet of WITTICISMS HHRT OST E RHOUT IN AMATORY BALLADS MARVELOUS MODERN MAGIC BY THE GREAT RISING THE OLIAN HARPISTS WOODWORTH STRINQHAM FRYER ROWELL In K. Dunlap ' s Great Success EXTRAORDINARY EXHIBITION OF WALKING ON EGGS LAYMAN. XXXVIII FEBRUARY 10 Abraham writes his fourth editorials. Berkeley High School on the war-path. KEUFFEL ESSER CO. New York Universal, Duplex, Anvil, Paragon and Normal Drawing Papers in continuous rolls and sheets. The celebrated Paragon Drawing Instruments with Esser ' s Patent Pivot Joint, the perfection of drawing instruments. Key Brand and German Drawing Instruments. Paragon t white edge!, Boxwood Scales and Protractors. Slide Rules in great variety, Engine divided. Our own make. Triangles, T. Squares, Curves of Wood, Hard Rubber Celluloid and Steel. Water Colors, Brushes, Paragon and Koh-i-noor Pencils- Rubber Erasers, Sponge Rubber, Thumb Tacks, Drawing Pens, Kallos and Columbia Inks, etc. ALL GOODS WARRANTED For Sale by the Students ' Co-operative Society University of California BERKELEY, CAL. FEBRUARY 12 Sunday, 12 M. Kappa Alpha fraternity seen wending its way TOWARDS West Berkeley with dress-suit cases. 1 p. M. Kappa Alpha fraternity seen wending its way FROM West Berkeley with dress-suit i x.xxrx O 3 S si si Q C8 Z 3 M UJ - o 8 5 jr-i a I g .-. -O : i -s -s 1 Ml Si ! M CC - g a .3 a. 3 2 S G S. .2 Q 5 = - s ! o ui ' i a E M " H .S S CO O CL ) u j a C .i_i E 3 o Cfi C o. 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I c E -u o H- ' s D CQ CO z a S S : r Z ' FOR SALE FOR SALE Seven second-hand phonographs. Owing to my trip to Europe, shall be compelled to sell my remarkable collection of 7,353 phono- graph cylinders at cost. ALBIN PUTZKER. FOR SALE A set of lectures. Very useful in drying fruit. W. RAYMOND, BERKELEY. FOR SALE My handy little compendium en- titled : " The Faculty Hind Leg, " with appendix, revised and corrected to date, containing com- plete information about the so-called " Snap Courses, " together with valuable statistics about dead letter rules, weak sides of Professors, thread-bare excuses, original bluffs, stiff spiels, etc. etc. $1.00 EDITION DE LUXE, including autobiographies of Duncan McDuffie, Win. Boutwell Dunlap, George 0. Brehm, and Fritz Huffman $5.00 ALLISON B. WARE. FOR SALE " How to Fool All the People All the Time. " By W. JURGENS. This little volume embraces the author ' s experience of some years as head of the Faculty Corporation Store. It will prove an invaluable aid to aspiring Railroad Magnates and Oiltrust Kings. Price $1.50 ; $4.50 to members. LOST AND FOUND LOST, STRAYED OR STOLEN, OR PER- HAPS MISPLACED A good strong pull with Prof. Lange. Answers to the name of Bluff. Return to Mamie Voorsanger before the exes, and receive reward. LOST The presidency of the class of " 99. No reward is offered, for it is gone for ever. C-RL- SCH-LL-NG. FOUND One dozen dead chickens on our front door-steps. Owner can have same gladly by calling and proving property. No questions asked. SIGMA ALPHA EPSILON. The Hamlin School (Late Van Ness Seminary) 1 849 JACKSON ST. SAN FRANCISCO MISS SARAH D. HAMLI.V, ) MRS. EDNA SKELL POULSOS, ( A school for girls and young women, situated in the loveliest residence portion of San Fran- cisco, overlooking the City and its fine Bay, with the Berkeley Hills and Mounts Tamalpais and Diablo in the distance. Prepares pupils for any college in the country, open to women. Educat- ional Departments, Primary to College Pre- paratory (inclusive). An unusually fine labo- ratory, large and complete library and well equipped gymnasium. Special facilities for the study of foreign languages. For particulars address THE PRINCIPALS J 849 Jackson St., San Francisco TELEPHONE, MAIN 449 E. C. HUGHES Printer Bookbinder Engraver 5J1 Sansome Street San Francisco XTJ FEBRUARY 13 Public opinion at last overcomes parental objection and Billy Hilton removes his luxuriant mustache. DEVELOPING RELOADING . O. Photographic Supplies 18 POST ST. S4 FRANCISCO PRINTING REPAIRING THE BEST CLUB TOI? YOUNG MEN Young Men ' s Christian Association Twelfth and Clay Streets, Oakland, Cal. SOCIAL ROOriS GYNNASIUN TENNIS COURT EVENING CLASSES CONCERTS AND LECTURES READING ROO.N Cost or Membership, $7.50 per Year JOIN AT ANY TIME NOEL H. JACKS, Gen ' l Sec ' y Washing called for and delivered in San Francisco Oakland San Francisco Laundry SAN FRANCISCO Office, 33 Geary Street. Telephone, Main 5125 OAKLAND Office, 864 Broadway. Telephone, Main 658 Alameda Berkeley HEADQUARTERS FOR U. C. Pipes and u. C. mixture DEALER IN AND IMPORTER OF tiavana and Hey tticst Cigars The Largest Pipe and Tobacco House in America WHOLESALE AND RETAIL H. SUTLIKF S. F. Branch- 860 Washington Street 838 Kearny St. Oakland SMITHS CASH STORE Nos. 25-27 Market St., San Francisco, Cal. FEBRUARY 14 Gardiner ' s notes for this day consist of : " Hohfeld is chewing the rag. " xui A vacation spent at Pacific Congress Springs will never be regretted. information address : S. Ulatheson, Saratoga P. O., Santa Clara Co. Alameda Co. Agents for Congress Water, Oakland Pioneer Soda Water Co., ' Phone 673 Seventh and Webster Streets. Oakland. XIJII FEBRUARY 17 Abraham writes his fifth editorials. Stanford " Sequoia " on the search for expressive adjectives. 416 MARKET STREET SAN FRANCISCO. We furnish Goods for ATHLETICS OUTING TENNIS HUNTING FISHING W. V. WITCHER, PRESIDENT H. H. COIT, VICE-PRESIDENT B. W. ROBSON, SECRETARY INCORPORATED JUNE 25, 1892 Pierce Hardware Company BUILDERS ' HARDWARE and SPORTING GOODS 1 108 and 1110 Broadway OAKLAND, CAL. Telephone 22 AUTOMATIC BLUE FLAME WICKLESS AND VALVELESS The Best Oil Cooking Stove Ever Made FOR SALE BY ALL FIRST-CLASS DEALERS MANUFACTURED BY CENTRAL OIL CAS STOVE CO. Pacific Coast Depot, 12 and 14 Drumm St. SAN FRANCISCO FEBRUARY 19 Sunday. Czar Thomas and Dick Tully seen under the oaks with two fairies. XLIV THE STANLEY-TAYLOR COMPANY PRINTERS AND PUBLISHERS 424 SANSOME STREET, SAN FRANCISCO, CAL. NO CLASS OF PRINTING REQUIRES MORE JUDGMENT, TASTE AND SKILL THAN UNIVERSITY WORK. OUR ABILITY TO SATISFY THE MOST EX- ACTING DEMANDS IS THE SOLE REASON FOR OUR EVER INCREASING PATRONAGE. COLLEGE MEN ARE GOOD BUSINESS MEN, AND THEY KNOW THAT WHILE OTHER PRINTING SOMETIMES COSTS LESS IT IS ALWAYS WORTH LESS... THE 1900 STANFORD " QUAD " XKARLY ALL THE LAST YEAR ' S FOOTBALL POSTERS " THE SEQUOIA " THE INTER-COLLEGIATE FOOTBALL PROGRAMS FOR TWO YEARS ALL PRINTED HERE XLV FEBRUARY 20 Charlie Thomas advertises on Library door for the return of a small, gold heart, chiefly valuable as a keepsake. SIMONDS SAWS ARE THE BEST MARSH STEAM PUMPS ARE THE BEST DODGE WOOD SPLIT PULLEYS ARE THE BEST BICKFORD FRANCIS BELTING IS THE BEST GRANT CORUNDUM WHEELS ARE THE BEST sold omy by the Simonds Saw Co., 33 JOSEPH FIGEL, Merchant Tailor ANNOVNCBS HIS OPENING Flood Building, Cor. Fourth and Market, 2d Floor, Entrance Room 5 WITH SPRING... STYLES. A display of exclusive fabrics that must appeal to all Good Dressers, being a notable collection of the very choicest foreign and domestic materials expressly woven for strictly High-Class Dress and Bus- iness Suits, Overcoats and Trousers. Special attention given to the requirements of men who appreciate the advantage of having cloth- ing stylishly made. Cig, ars Tobacco Dan P. Carter . . . Importer and Retailer . . . 842 Market St. San Francisco FEBRUARY 21 Miss Coffin gallops the length of the Campus after a Grove street car. Abraham writes his sixth editorials. Eckhart blood-thirsty. XLVI 1900 Blue and Gold Advertising Agency Incorporated 1899 (Successors to FRYER, FRANKLIN Co.) All kinds of advertising propositions undertaken and successfully carried out. Sole agents for student advertising; also regular official faculty advertisers. We are prepared to handle the nuttiest kind of advertising schemes, provided the advertiser ' s heirs stand responsible for his bills. Nothing attempted except on a strictly CASH basis. We can take nothing out in trade (except First Sections). Rates may be had on application. We are the originators and perfecters of the only successful PERSONAL AD. The following testimonials from some of our largest (paying) patrons speak for themselves : Your agency is wonderful. Although a well-known man, with plenty of helpful, influential, leg-and- wire-pulling friends (in the Faculty), I find that there are still many fields for advertising effort, which are only open to and controlled by you. Permit me to congratulate you on your flattering successes in the past, and, hoping you will continue to do things to everybody, I am, Yours with undying gratitude, H. SHAKESPEAR SYIOIES. All that I am in this world I owe to you. It was your agency that took me when I was insignificant and unappreciated, and first lifted me on the high-road of popularity that led to fame, fortune and a Lieutenancy in the Signal Corps. Yours at any cost, J. V. DE LAVEAGA. PLUE AND GOLT ATVEKTISIXG ACHENCT. DEAR SIRS: I am forced against my vill (as usual) to add my mite of testimony in pehalf of your atvertising achency. I am here already now in dis University 25 years gewesen ant haf not had a sinkle onkind wort sail to me by anyone connected with it. Especially haf I received favorable press notices from year to year in de Plue ant Golt, but your system is de most speedy und yields de piggest returns, comparing very favorably with my pari passu method of teaching de greatest ant most difficult lonkwitch known to man. Mr. Case, de Editor of DTs Pine ant Golt, entirely iknored me, which has stopped me to de heart, but I can truthfully say dat your improvements have entirely conciliated me, ant please be so kind ant sent me ten (10) copies of your book. I woult like to cut out my personal notices ant paste dem on my paggage next year ven I go to Jermany. I am. Yours resp ' y, ALBIN PDTZKER. Space alone prevents our printing the letter from Chas. E. Thomas and Wm. B. Dunlap. It ' s a corker (in length and language) and would convince even the State Legislature of the value yes, NECESSITY of our agency. XLvn FEBRUARY 22 Dr. Wilczynski and a party climb Mt. Diablo. Party much affected by hearing the Doctor speak of St. Diablo. Your Prescriptions are filled Correctly The Best and Finest Drugs are used Competent men Always on Duty BERKELEY PHARMACY ALWAYS RELIABLE IT PAYS YOU TO PATRONIZE . R. POND, Cor. Center St. and S hat tuck Avenue Books Society Stationery A _. . , Mi ti no r nmil , g M. S. Smith Sons Cl,,, IMIMI,, , I5 BROADWAY Programs Near Thirteenth Oakland Department of Pharmacy UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA The Session of ' 99-00 will optn about September ist. HERMANN H. BKHR, M.D. C. HADLEY CARLSON, M.D. JOHN CALVERT, Ph.C. H. R. WILEY, A.B., LL.B. WILLIAM T. WENZELL, M.D., Ph.G., Ph.M. ROBERT A. LEET, Ph.G. WILLIAM M. SEARBY, Ph.C. J. S. WARREN, Ph.G. J. J. B. ARGENTI, Ph.G. JOSEPHINE E. BARBAT, Ph.G. FRANK T. GREEN, Ph.G. LUTHER W. BAHNEY, Ph.G. W. M. SEARBY, Dean, 400 Sutter St., San Francisco J. SEULBERGER FLORIST 509-5 U -5 J 3 Seventh Street Oakland, California Fashionable long-stemmed cut flowers a specialty MARCH 6 Members of U. C. Debating Committee spend their time trying to convince each other that we have the better side in the intercollegiate debate. XLVIH LOUIS ROESC P N -co " This is the House that Roesch built ' AND I.IKK " JACK ' S " FA.MOFS HOl ' SK OF THE GOOD OJ.D XCRSKRY TALK, IT HAS ITS HISTORY. START WITH, we weren ' t always full-grown. For that matter, we don ' t consider ourselves full-grown even now. We expect to grow bigger what suc- cessful business establishment does not ? But we were little once, awfully little just " so high! " That was back in the early days of San Francisco, when we were very infantile in- deed hardly out of " short dresses. " We were just a little printing shop then, an adjunct to the CALIFORNIA DEMOCRAT at first, and afterwards under the sole guardianship of Ludwig Rosenthal until 1880, when Louis Roesch became interested in helping us grow. Like the turnip in Longfellow ' s first poem, we grew too big for our original home, and moved into more spacious quarters at 419 Sacramento street, corner Sansome. We became specialists, the one all-important thing being the satisfying of our customers. That was, and 415 BUSH STREET 419 SACRAMENTO STREET is, our specialty. Good work aiways pleases. We did good work. We were not infallible, of course, and so we made mistakes sometimes. But we profited by those mistakes and never made them a second time. It ' s a bad thing to make a mistake. But it ' s a great deal worse if, having once made a mistake, you refuse to imbibe the lesson it teaches. We weren ' t too old to learn. And so we learned. Good comes from mistakes in that way. We grew, of course like every healthy infant with good, sound little legs to stand on. Our legs or rather, our foundations, to be more literal were, from the first, made up of the best type, the most substantial ink, the most careful, con- scientious workmanship. That forms a trinity of essentials in first-class printing. And that ' s why we grew. Twelve years in those dingy, old quarters on Sacramento street ! That was a long time to stay there we realize that fact now. But, in spite of the lack of sunshine, our growth wasn ' t dwarfed. On the contrary, we grew in all directions. We purchased an entire new outfit of presses in 1896, and a vast quantity of type and materials. The work we were continually turning out attracted attention. It ' s unfailing merit displayed a determination to achieve the very best results. We were growing in experience, in abili- ty, in skill, in workmanship in reputation. The growing pains set in and we had to move again in the spring of 1897. Not very far just across the street on the west side ; but what a change ! We occupy the entire upper floor and attic of the handsome, new building, erected on the site of the old American Exchange Hotel. Our new home was built and arranged in accordance with our ideas plenty of room and light. I. .. A A fti m J k JBk ilk lk i% A ' i a ff) is fl| IK? is " 321 SANSOME STREET Our plant includes twelve power presses, two steam cutters, two bronzing machines, die cutting, embossing and other machines, and we work harder than ever, and better. We employ only the most competent pressmen, proof-readers, compositors and artists; we use only the finest types and the most brilliant and harmonious inks; we do no work that isn ' t high-class. And our prices are no higher than if you were having INFERIOR printing done. A thoroughly modern printing shop may be an object of some interest to you, even if you have no printing done. You are invited to come and see us. Yours very truly, Louis ROESCH COMPANY. San Francisco, 1899. FEBRUAKY 1 The enrollment of a co-ed in " Strength of Materials " pats an embargo on Prof. Scale ' s " stories. " which have done so much to make the course famous. Disappointment not confined to students. 6GISTS SAN FRANCISCO OAKLAND LOS ANGELES 1128 Market Street Tenth and Broadway 320 South Spring Street San Francisco - Oakland Los Angeles Agents for BROKAW BROS, and ROGERS, PEET CO. of NEW YORK LEADING CLOTHIERS FURNISHERS AND HATTERS AMERICA ' S BEST TAILOR-MADE CLOTHING BICYCLE SUITS ATHLETIC SUITS SWEATERS, BELTS, ETC. 25=37 KEARNY STREET SAN FRANCISCO FEBRUARY 8 Loring Hart forgets the date of the Birth of Christ FEBRUARY 9 Architect Maybeck returns with his family from Europe. Exhibits with pride his new variety of " Brussels sprouts. " LAKE TAHOE The Most Picturesque Mountain Lake in America SUPERB HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS FOR ALL FINE CAMPING GROUNDS SPLENDID FISHING AND BOATING NO MORE STAGING, NO MORE DELAY! On completion of the railroad now in process of construction between Truckee and Lake Tahoe, this beautiful mountain resort will, before the close of the season of 1899, be reached by an all-rail route from all points East and West. Lake Tahoe Railway and Transportation Company D. L. BLISS, President P. J. KENDALL, Vice-President and Treasurer D. L. BLISS, JR., Superintendent Glenbrook, Nev. 3 CROCKER BUILDING SAN FRANCISCO BYRON R UTLEY (5 c t tne Spring Styles now in n67 Washington St. Oakland, California FEBRUARY 10 At Co-op, Miss Hoppin introduces an original method of telephoning by utilizing the receiver for a mouthpiece. o -D - t = B k T i -- r 3 ' : t a - - - 9 c r X : ? -_ : - ' ' - - M = z I C 1 : X 3 v: - S T S 3 i i - S B J r - H - r a ; ; -c 5 _ " r -- i - ? - c w to o tn O z a o z I P, Z s o O (brie " WHITE " IS KING OF SEWING MACHINES AND BICYCLES We sc 7 both on East? terms. We do all classes of Bicycle and Sewing Machine Repairs. We do Tire Vulcanizing and Repairing, and carry a full line of Sundries and Supplies. We want YOUR patronage, will give you value received for your money, and treat you right. We want Dealers, where we are not represented. Call or address, WHITE SEWING MACHINE COMPANY, 300-306 Post Street, Cor. Stockton, San Francisco. LII LOUIS ROESCH, PRKS. TELEPHONE MAIN 1071 Printers, Lithographers and Engravers (WFST SIT E OF PRESSROOM) Up-to-date College Work a Specialty! WE HAVE HANDLED ALL THE MOST IMPORTANT COLLEGE PUBLICATIONS FOR THE LAST FIVE YEARS. THE BEAUTY AND FINISH OF OUR WORK IS OUR OW T N ADVERTISEMENT. HIGH CLASS WORK A SPECIALTY, AT LOWEST RATES AND IN A SUPERIOR ARTISTIC MANNER otrt rtrt ftrt -sr f 3 2 i Sansome Street, Cor. Halleck, San Francisco, Cal. FEBRUARY 11 Joe Hecht kills a man for calling him " Little Hecht ' s Brother. " Walter E. Magee PRACTICAL HOUSE MOVER ,$, Derricks, Pianos and Houses moved at short notice Milling: Machinery set up a specialty BEST SMOKE ON EARTH (JCNCPA CIGAR SMOKED BY ALL COLLEGE MEN M.A. CUNST CO., PACIFIC COAST AGENTS FEBRUARY 21 Duncan McDuffie (in golf stockings) chaperones a party of High School girls up Grizzly Peak. LIV BOONE ' S UNIVERSITY SCHOOL . . . BERK.EL.E I . . . Makes a Specialty of preparing Students for different American Colleges Address: P. R. BOONE, Berkeley French Corsets Dress Goods, Hodge Silks and Velvets 905 MARKET STREET Mourning . SAN 2126 Sbattuch BnMkf telephcne. 2:1 Red Log Cabin Buttercups Home Made Taffies Fresh Chocolates Salted Almonds Ice Cream Ice Cream Soda Fruit Flavors Ice Cream in Bricks Water Ices and Sherbets everything made to order !!% AM ' See Our factory on the premises A GOOD SOLID SMOKE! The General Shatter DeLaveaga CIGAR LARGEST IN PRICE FINEST IN SIZE CHEAPEST IN FLAVOR TWO FOR A NICKEL For Sale Exclusively at THE ARMORY, THE CAFE ROYAL and THE CO-OP. LV FEBRUARY 21 A large kodak with two little wanderers found in Co-ed Canyon. With aid of microscope, discovered to be Phelps ' 00 and Frankie ' s Myrtle. EASTMAN THOMAS Telephone, Main 50J5 Printing of Every Description 415 MARKET STREET, NEAR FIRST SAN FRANCISCO J. P. SMITH TAILORING CO. 230 Bush Street Hills Building m wciSCO, YOUR SPRING SUIT You want it to fit; it must be of neat pattern; above all it must be stylishly cut and made Cut shows one of this season ' s stylish suits Satisfaction or your money back. M. J. KELLER CO. 1157-1159 Washington Street Oakland 20 YKARS OX BROADWAY NOW ON WASHINGTON ST. MARCH 10 Basket Ball team commences heavy training on fruit cake, mince pie, honey, syrup, chocolate caramels, etc. Sugar and butter tabooed. LVI JAMES TWOMEY Lvn Are You A Sportsman? Then use the Best Shot-Gun Cartridges POWDER MANUFACTURED BY The California Powder Works AND LOADED AT SANTA CRUZ Eureka Brand Black Powder Native Son Smokeless Powder Our Smokeless Powder is hard-grained and not affected by Climatic Influence Approved by the Faculty For Sale Everywhere J J Manufacturers of Hercules Dynamite, Gelatine Blasting, Sporting and Government Powders LVHI APRIL 2 Miss Voorsanger leaves 25 Basket Ball (for ladies exclusively) tickets with Pete Smith at Clabrongh, Golcher Go. ' s : " m bring you some more when yon sell these. " W. W. Montague Go. COAL COOKING AND HEATING WOOD GASOLINE OIL and GAS TOYES... Warm Air, Steam and Hot Water HEATING APPARATUS Mantels, Tiles Grates SAN FRANCISCO Pure Prepared Paint DOES THIS w e guarantee PURE PREPARED PAINT to be composed of Pure White Lead " Old Dutch Process " LOOK I.IKr. (our own manufacture), Pure Oxide of Zinc, Pure PERFECT PAINT? Coloring Pigments and Pure Linseed Oil. If yon want a Perfect Paint, if you want a Paint absolutely pure, if you want a Paint that will not chalk or crack, if you want a Paint of the heaviest possible weight and the greatest covering capacity, if you want a Paint in which you get exactly what you pay for, and a statement of its component parts, Jfy PURE PREPARED PAINT. Our sample cards, showing 40 of the newest and most popular shades, with hints as to suitable trimming colors, quantity required, directions for use and prices, can be obtained from any of our agents, or from W. P. Fuller Go. SAN FRANCISCO SACRAMENTO LOS ANGELES PORTLAND OAKLAND STOCKTON SAN DIEGO SEATTLE APRIL 3 Plehn announces an ex for the next day in History 12B. Same day Bout Dnnlap suddenly departs for Sacramento. us Professors ' Operative Society University of California " HONESTY IS THE BEST POLICY " W. G. JURGENS, Manager Telephone, Main 4 Jfetaihrs and JOBBERS Gum, Sen Sen 5 Cents Molasses Candy 5 Cents Kodaks . , .$40.00 DOWN Overalls ... 40 Cents UP Telephone 15 Cents . . To Subscribers . . 25 Cents ORDERS TAKEN FOR ANY OLD THING Theatre Tickets Plug Hats, Black Cat, etc. Chocolates 10 Cents NOTICE Professors HLJST have permission from the Op to use new Books in Classes. 15 joks must be orcleietl eight months beforehand. 1O% OFF OF PROFITS TO = DRESS SUITS FOR RENT " Students Employed? --- Cigars, Tobacco and Cigarettes sold only to Miner?. A FEW TEXT BOOKS ON THE SIDE Give us a Q deal, and help this struggling concern. " is more blessed to give than to receive. " An) ate UP WorlC PMOTO 5VPPLIES Tel 1383 BLACK DRY DLATE5 riLMS S. MATERIALS I VIEWS -LANTERN " AM 14 tb Street ' Neap Broadway Opp. Ma do0ou6lj Tl eatei- OAKLAND.CALIP LX APRIL 6 Class in History 12B resume work. Dunlap reappears. THERE IS RITY IN NO LOCKS MADE BY THE YALE TOWNE MFG. CO. STAMFORD, CONN. All the good brands of Havana and S. CAHEN 22 MONTGOMERY STREET SAN FRANCISCO, CAL. APRIL 7 Tommy Mansfield, X)l, receives an official-looking communication ordering him to return the bell-axle, and immediately tries to convince Prof. Bacon of his innocence. LXl General Electric Company Complete Kquipments for Central Station or Isolated Light and Power Plants Arc Lighting Incandescent Lighting ALL LIGHTING ACCESSORIES Power Station of the Pioneer Electric Power Co., Ogden, Utah. MOTORS Long Distance Power Transmission, b} ' the most economical system. Water Power Utilized. Street Railway Equipments. Our system is employed in California to Transmit Power from Folsom to Sacramento, 24 miles; North Fork to Fresno, 35 miles. Electric Mining Apparatus GLAUS SPRECKELS BUILDING SAN FRANCISCO, CAL. Electric Building, Helena, Mont. 505 Sixteenth Street, Denver, Col. Worcester Building, Portland, Oregon and all large cities in the United States. LXII APRIL 4 Ex in History 12B. Dunlap unavoidably absent BOOKBINDING was bound by us IN THE VERY BEST OF STYLE AT SAME PRICES THAT YOU WOULD HAVE TO PAY FOR INFERIOR WORK THE HICKS-JUDO Co. Our Agents at Berkeley: 23 First Street Students ' Co-operative Society Book Store o i-. ban rrancisco Up-To-Date 226KearnyS,. COHL BROS. Bet. Sutler and Bush HATTERS Vintint tonic Cleanses the Blood , Liver and Kidneys, and strength- ens the Muscular Tissues, building np the whole svstt m. Price $1.00 per Bottle. sale at Western Pharmacy, 139 Powell Street W. V. STOCKER, Propiietor " ' Boericke taM ' s Ijomoepathic medicin s C. S. AXLE GREASE. APRIL 8 Basket-Bail victory. Police interfere and stop the game. APKIL 8 Dibble, of the loud war cry, leads the yelling, and California wins the baseball game, 4 to 1. 1 Y1TI HOTEL DEL MONTE MONTEREY, CAL. The artificial excellence of this queenly resort would make it famous, if nothing else were considered ; but combined with its natural charms of climate, scenery and variety of delightful environment, where it is never winter or summer, or any other fixed season, but " all-the-year-round, " it is vast! more than famous; it is superb, ' wonderful, matchless. The opportunity for pleasureable pastime at Del Monte is simply limit- less riding, driving, wheeling, boating, bathing, hunting, fishing, etc.; and the management wishes to especially announce that a fine golf course has been established. Send for a souvenir and other information to GEORGE SCHONEWALD, Manager Monterey, California LXIV APRIL 13 Logan rises beside his co-ed friend at the rally and says : " Fellows, I really wanted to be down there with you, but . " lohn D. fiatnmond Bookseller and Publisher 1037 market Street San Trancisco TUTTHILL PATENT WATER WHEELS Don ' t buy any other until you have seen them and inves- tigated their merits. We not only guaran- tee high efficiency and regulation, but obtain it in actual practice. Estimates and surveys made for the in- stallation of Water Power Plants of all sizes and capacities. WRITE FOR CATAL M;I " K. OAKLAND IRON WORKS SECOND AND JEFFERSON STS. OAKLAND, CAL. 108 FIRST STREET SAN FRANCISCO Brass and Iron Castings furnished for Mechanical Department, V. of C. Shafting, Hangers, Couplings, etc.. furnished for Mining Department, U. of C. SPORTING AND ATHLETIC GOODS CLABROUGH, GOLCHER CO. 538 MARKET STREET CATALOGUE FREE C Westover 1118=1124 Washington St. Oakland Largest Stock Latest Styles Popular Prices Shirts to Order our Specialty Special Discount to Students APRIL 15 Dibble again leads the yelling and we win the second game, and the series. The weapon moves to Berkeley ; so now we can yell : " Give ' em the ax. " LXV H. G. VAUGHAN PROPRIETOR VAUGHAN KEITH, Photographic Studio H 14 GRANT AVENUE (TAKE ELEVATOR.) SAN FRANCISCO. TELEPHONE, MAIN 5646 SPECIAL RATES TO STUDENTS SMITH OR Cuts in this Publication made by the Union Photo-Engraving Co. 523 MARKET STREET H I


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