University of Dubuque - Key Yearbook (Dubuque, IA)

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I ' , VVe believe in the mission of the University z of Dubuque, and are convinced that its develop- ment, the growth of its departments, and the extension of its influence which we have witnessed this year are prophetic of the greater Dubuque that lies in the future. It is in this spirit that We have undertaken the publication of this book. It has been deemed advisable, with the return of control of the annual publication to the junior Class, to revert to the name t'The Key." And now may the pages which follow speak for themselves, and may they remind us, in the future, of the spirit of old Du- buque, that invincible spirit that will overcome all obstacles and strive on to the realization of its aim4 A GREATER DUBUQUE. ..- 07 '1"fJr'w1 "HH TO 'l'l IIC Xl ICM! DRY mf ami . 1Knuih 11.111 mm' lff111'rf11111'1' fhwrflz I S 5 501111, Tw, ffm' C'l11.v.f mf 1021, 1l'1'1f1'1'11!1' flzfx, our ymi' Iwmk. PROFESSOR KNUTH l'.111h11x'ccl XXIHT .1 N111 ' ' 5 'mg i11tcllcct. cchiippccl hy sllpcrim il"lI!"IlIQf, lmlusswl with 2111 z1h11111lz1111'c uf CllTilllSi21Sl11, 1111w -1 1 I hx z111 1111l11111it1hh xxill 11111 1111 1 ' ' .: " wuccl with Z1 1111hlcl1c:11't. i,l'lliCNFilJl' ixlllllil ii Killlllt' 111 N11 Ihllllt' 2111-rl his 111iQsi1111 of 'l'c:1chc1', i:l'iL'llCi. 211111 11th with Z1 cIcv11ti1m11 that will Qvcr causc his tw hc Slltliiiill in tllll' midst with 1'cvc1'c11cc. -Paul Harold Heisey 1r1s1l1,111411'111 Inu ,U xx'- ,gk vi., nm " .ju 41, Av' 111, fu1'.l" -,. M f ,.. A if.- 3-.,1,., 0 5 t I if, 1 Jw-Q '-3. ' V361-7 'rj . 2- . Y. , S.. . .4 May. ' ,, ,.,,.f ff' ,rw Q . H! . 175' -,Quail I .,. 1- ,, '- Q" ' - -1-J , w 4 , v - . . ,mf .,.,, r. faq .,. J- .:' -- f1"ffC . J. , .. -. , Mr.. q-- . .g,,,x ,J . , 1, , , , . ...t . 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Q- .. .4 'ep V 141 . 4' 4 'y-.5.'. 1-Q-ff I. 53.5 if 1 .pr 'Y- -' , ,,' f ,A ffm- M ' " -.Qu ., iiflb .Jr - -, .,.iA.Xl, J . , qu,-V 1 ' ' 1 I A1 w . -.,,y- - Y. , . , . 2, ..-. . - 'i.,n.-f f-,.- '- . 4.,, 4-,Q V., , -R ,ik .1 "", ,mn- ZY' A A -.g'Q?'-'T 1, . - z ' .1 -pg- . - , K as -, 5 195 S -r' ' 6 4 ' ,, 1. f, . , 1 H 2 JL.,-Q' f , '1Q,... - K ' -..' . - , x. x-, 1.. Alma Maier Awake the 4lOl'1llZ1l'l!I voice and sing Till air is rent and heavens ringg .Xncl echo peals from mount to sea. Hail! Alina Mater, hail to thee! lVith accent Varied swells Olll' song To thee, thou noble. true, ancl strong, Thy fame rolls on o'er lanrl anrl sea, llail! Alina Mater, hail to thee! Thy brow is crownecl with heavenly light Ant! truth is resting on thy right, The nations look, and sigh to thee, llail! Alma Mater, hail to thee! Forever live, thou nations' guicleg 'Cross arid wastes, or swelling ticle Our prayers to Gocl shall rise for thee. Hail! Alina Mater. hail to thee! SEA TED IMDOEZI her thrmte at' A emerafltt htttsnpatsatihg te the rhythm et' the mighty Waters which ret! at her teetnhreath: thg th the heattty ahd trattitteh which gtertzfy her past arte! praphesy her 1ftttttre::DtthtrQ7tte retghs supreme th the hearts ef her etttzehso A ZMIUNZUIWEIYT to tfte ettefeezxv: ers of tfte ftrst settlers, Who, with fezftft fm the ftttttte, sttttg: gfecct to trettsfetm the will et, zreefsy ftfffs into fettffe farms and eemfertebfe homes, GREETINGS jflllS KVOl.,lUlMIE of Hlbe Keyy' is filled. vvftb tbe interests and activities of vlrlle yonng men and vvomen. Eacb sncceedlng page visnalfzes 'tlzze college' environment and llfe and every lllnstrated noolc and corner of tbe campns demons: trates companfonsltfp. and friend: sbip. lt may be -trnly called Na bools of memory," distinctive and permanent for tbis and fntnre gen: eratfons. ln coming years lt vvlll recall ltalcyon ltonrs and revive tlte dreams and ideals of college days and avvalcen tltronglzz plctnre and printed yvord an absorbing variety of associations., Tlte editor lt as slclllfnll y combined art and ltnmorg' tbe literary contrlbntlons give evl: dence of edncatlonal standards at: talnedg and tbe completeness of tbe prodnct reveals artistic slclll and ardnons labor, 65Every page is brlgbtened vvltb vvlt, ennobled by sentiment, frelglzzted vvltb lcnovvl: ege or decorated vvltb fmageryf' 27' be reader is fntrodnced to tlzve comradesbfp of a great democratic family of 'many-nations and vve confidently believe it vvlll be ac: cepted vvltb entlmslastfc approval., Cornelius M. Stejfens N A 1 M THE KEY. 1920 Tllf ofD UofD Board of Direclors I PRESIDENT REV. VVII.LI.XIX'I IIIHAIXI I"o1v1.l4ES. DD., I.l..ID., New York. VICE-IIRESIDENT I'.xUL EXRIHISER, Dubuque, Iowa. SECRETARY HoN. xVILI.I.XIX1 GR.XII.XIXI, I-I,.D., Dubuque, Iowa. TREASURER VVY.X'l'T LIoIINsoN, Iiubuque, Iowa. LIFE IXIEIXIIIERS REV. W. O. R1'sToN, ID.I7.. I.I..D., Dubuque, Iowa. REV. C. M. S'rEE1fENs, A.IXI., DD.. Dubuque. Iowa. FRANK II. PETERS, St. I.ouis. IX'Iissou1'i. XV. I.. IEREEN, Rasaclcua, California. CoRNEL11's I3.xYI.Ess, Dubuque, Iowa CLASS OI? 1920 REV. IIENRY Sc1IMl'rT, DD., Freeport. III. REV. ERNEST Al. Ia'oEr.1., Dubuque, Iowa. REV I. IXIILLEN RomNsoN, IDD., I.I..D., Steubenville, Ohio. REV. ELMER ALLEN IIESS, DID., St. Raul, Minn. I17I - - .l 'l .U Of D U of Dl.-' THE KEY. 1 920 fB0a1d of llirectors-Contiizuedj WILLIAM M. CAMP, Bement, Ill. FREDERICK W. PETERS, St. Louis, MO. E. R. BROWN, Dallas, Texas. ALBERT I. STEFFENS, Waukon, Iowa. CLASS OF 1921 REV. FREDERICK L. VVOLTERS, Milwaukee, Wis. REV. WALLACE M. HAINIILTON, D.D., Sioux City, Iowa. REV. WILLIAM HIRAM FOULKES, D.D., LL.D., New York. VV. P. M.ANI.EY, Sioux City, Iowa. ' REV. JACOB J. AGENA, Ackley, Iowa. ' REV. AIKEN C. IQRUSE, Steamboat Rock, Iowa. HON. WILLIAM GRAHAM, LL.D., Dubuque, Iowa. REV. ROBERT N. MCLEINN, D.D., Los Angeles, Calif. CLASS .OF 1922 REV. HENRI A. VAN GRIETIIUYSEN, Oostburg, Wis. REV. JOHN E. DRAICE, D.D., Holland, Iowa. I REV. FRANCIS POKORNY, D.D., Cedar Rapids, Iowa. A REV. JOSEPH F. CLOKEV, D.D., Dubuque, Iowa. ANDREW A. LOETSCHER, Dubuque, Iowa. OLIVER R. VVILLIAMSON, Chicago, Ill. PAUL ARDUSER, Dubuque, Iowa. GEORGE J. KLINKENDORG, George, Iowa. BOARD OF TRUSTEES JUDSON K. DEMING, D.Lit. JOHN T. ADAMS, LL.D. ANDREW A. LOETSCHER GLENN BROWN VVYATT JOHNSON . EXECUTIVE- COMMITTEE REV. WILLIAM HIRAM FOULKES, D.D., LL.D. HON. VVILLIAM GRAHAM, LL.D. REV. J. H. BURMA, D.D., Chairman PAUL ARDUSER FRANCIS W. COATES GEORGE GRUNDY, WVATT JOHNSON COMMITTEE ON BUILDINGS AND GROUNDS G. DEFOREST ROSE EUGENE ADAMS, Chairman JOHN A. LOETSCHER JAMES C. COLLIER VVYATT JOHNSON AUDITING COMMITEE A. P. MACLAY, Dubuque, 'IOWa. JOEL NELSON, Dubuque, Iowa. WILLIAM C. S. Coy, Dubuque, Iowa. BOARD OF DIRECTORS REV F. W. ENOELKE, . . .Presbytery of Waukon. REV ROBERT E. NIEBRIFEGGE, . Presbytery of George. REV. ADOLPHUS KREBS, . ' Presbytery of Galena. REV XIACLAV HI,AVATY, . Presbytery of Central West REV. S. L. HAMMOND, Presbytery of Dubuque. 181 THE KEY. 1 920 iiUofD U0fD The Faculty REV. C. M. STEFFENS, A.M., D.D., President. REV. JOHN H. BURMA, D.D., Vice-President, Special .Lecturer on Pastoral Theology. REV. VV. O. RUSTON, D.D., LL.D., Dean, Edgar and Edwin Camp Chair of Sacred Languages and Literature JOHN ZIMMERMAN, B.S., A.M., Secretary. Mathematics. . MRS. MAR1oN SKINNER, A.B., Dean of Women, B English. REV. WILLIAM C. LAUBE, A.M., D.D., Q Homiletics. ' REV. DANIEL GRIEDER, A.M., D.D., F. H. Peters Chair of Biblical and Ecclesiastical History. REV. ALOIS BARTA, A.M., Ph.D., Samuel P. Harbison Chair of Bohemian Language and Literature. REV. :HERMAN S. FICKE, Ph.B'., ' English. FRANKLIN T. OLDT, A.M., History and Political Science. REV. DAVID DEFOREST BURRELL, B.D., D.D., David J. Burrell Bible Foundation. REV. CONSTANTINE BILA, A.B., Latin Language and Literature. JOHN G. CHALMERS, A.B., LL.B'., Economicsg Athletic Director. J. L. HORSFALL, A.B.,' M.S., Biology. I19l' .....iU ofD THE KEY. 41920 U ofD R f7'he Paczclty-Contin1ied.j t MRS. A. W. LEMAN, Vocal Music. A. C. KLEINE, Piano and Harmony. OTTO T. WALTER, A.B., M.S., Biology and Curators of Museum. REV. KARL KAUPP, A.B., B.D., A.M., Modern Languages. ROY S. MCINTOSBI, A.B., A.M., Greek. EDWARD J. HORNICK, B.S., Chemistry. REV. CLIFFORD H. PEREA, AB., Spanish. EV. PAUL H. HETSEY, A.B., B.D., A.M., Philosophy and Psychology. MISS MARrAN BLISS, Expression. MRS. ELLA MAE MINERT, . Vocal Music. FRANK J. HILL, BS., Physics. REV. J. J. YOST, A.B'., S.T.B., A.M., Education. CLARENCE T. PETERSON, Physical l'Director. ADALBER1' F. BREMICKER, . Director of Band and Orchestra. l1?0l' THE KEY, 1 920 ' 0fD .U of D Tutors and Assistants ELMER S. LOEMKER, HENRY JOHNSON, Mathematics. Mathematics. ELMER F. BAKER, MISS SOPHTA M. REINAGEL, Physirs. Physiography. THEODORE G. GRIEDER, DANIEL O. ZUBIA, H istory. English. MISS HELEN SKEMP, MISS ERNA APEL, English. Botany. OTT0 H. IAALDERKS, JOSEPH C. DUKE, Chemistry. Registrar. LEROY E. LOEMKER, MRS. ELIZABETH ADAMS, M athenia ti rs. Matron. EDWIN T. EITZMANN, MISS E. LOUISE STEINER, Scienre. Secretary to the President. JANKO N. ROGELI, MISS BERTHA HOLLINSHEAD, Slovenian. Cashier. 1 4 -yg. I I I , A I lm ,dig . E gi 0 9 . ,I Q Q fog i V' "" -A 'X ' .fivwfw " IH' E211 'Til Tr' C 1 TT.-iUofD ' Q September 5-6 September 8 October 1 November 27 December 15-18 December 19 January 2-3 January 5 February 12 February 15-22 February 19 February 22 April , 2 May 30 May 27-june 2 june l June 1 June 1 june 2 September 10-11 September 13 October. 6 November 25 December 20-22 December 23 January 3 January 4 'THE KEY 1 920 Calendar I9 l 9 Registration Days. First Semester Opens for College and Academv Theological Seminary Opens Thanksgiving Day Examinations. Beginning of Holiday Recess I920 Registration Days. Second Semester Opens Lincoln's Birthday Education Week. Day of Prayer for Colleges Washington's Birthday Good Friday. Memorial Day. Examinations. Meeting of the Board of Directors 2 00 pm Commencement of the Academy 3 00 p m Commencement of College of Liberal Arts 8 00 pm Commencement of Theological Seminary and Con vocation, 8:00 p m Registration Days. 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S :I , 57 TW, -X , ...--.:-" s - . vig 1 1 5 f,..-- Q N: 7.. -,M f , -1.- X Q. - ,,- 33.1 f 11-1- 5 N. --- ,flu , , -1-1 x Q: 55:39 , f f gz- E g: ,,:g.J f,, . . V2 511.312, 7 4-11 Q , ,..-.,. , , f my x g nraln,-:W f 5 - vfnns - 1 -11-1 . 5- X X my au - 4 4 N ' Ml w r-'Rn f I A . N I X I Q-lt' -.i.....1- 3 ' ,j 1 f'igz:T,,, ' ,Z Sf X, it ' fg..:: I 4 X , I1-11 pf 5' fa Jeff is w fp Si' 1 5 -nmfuw y,,4.,w.... Wt an W...-W -.. f THE KEY, 1 920 UofD, COLLEGE GRADUATES XVILLIAM F. AI.l3RECI1T Overseas Club, '20, Scientilic Soc- iety, Y. M. C. A.g Webster, Student Volunteer Band. ELMER F. BAKER Class President, '19-'20g 13 Club, '16- '20g Overseas Club, '20g Glee Club '15-'16, '18, '19-209 Football, '15, '18, '19-205 Scientiiic Society, "D" Clubg Ass't in Physics Laboratory, '19-'20 v TIENRY BIREGMAN Class Secretary, '17-'18, Webster, '15, '20g Football, '18-'19, Track, '15-'17, '19-'20, "D" Club. i231 .U of l - -lli THE KEY. 1 920 U0fD UofD CULIJEGE GRADUATES A N'mN jon N CAVE .I - T Valedictorian. C.xkL1i'r0N DUKE Class President, '17-'18g Class Treas- urer, '16-'17g 13 Club, '16f2Og Press Club, '17-'20g "D" Club, '16"20g Cheer Leader, '16-'20g Track Team, '16-'20, Basket Ball Squad, '19-'20. Illscmokla G. GRIEDIER Salutatoriang Scientitic Society, '16f '17, Philophronia, '16-'20, Y. M. C A., '16-'18, Tennis Club, '20g D C., '20, Instructor in History, '19-'20 IZ4 1 lili- illi- F. UofD THE KEY. 1 920 UofD'-.l'.." COLLEGE GRADUATES RUSSELL J. IlliALliY Webster, '16-'20g Scientific Societyg Ass't Business Manager, "The Key 1919"g Overseas Club. Omao XV. .IUHNSUN Class President, '16-'17g Class Vice- President, '19-'20g Band, '16-'l9g Glee Club, '16-'20g University Quartette, '18-'203 Webster, '16-'20g Athenaean, '19'-'ZOQ Y. M. C. A., '16-'20g Cast, "House of Rimmon" VVILr.I.xM D. .TOHNSUN Webster. '16-'20g Athenaean, '19-'20: Y. M. C, A., '16-'20: Student Volun- teer Band, Leader '19-'20g Glee Club, '16-'20g 'University Quartette, '18-'20g Cast, "House of Rimmonf' f25 THE KEY. 1 920 'ii-."i'U ofD UofD'l.."" Cornsczia GRADUATES BENJAM IN KLAUSIQR Kossuth, '16-'20g Student Council, '16g Orchestra, '16"20g Mixed Chor us, '18-'19. ELMIER S. I.o1sMKER Scientific Society, "Student" Staff, '15-'18g 13 Club, '19-'20, Instructor in Mathematics, '19-'20. 'IUSE H. PAGAN - Liceo Literario Cervantes, '15-'20: Van Vliet Society, '19-'20g Y. M. C. A. '15-'20. i261 THE UofD KEY. 1920 UofD'- W'.' COLLEQ Sli IZRADUA-XTES IIIQLIQN NV. Swim if .T- Class Treasurer, '17-'18g Class Sec- retary-Treasurer, '18-'19g Theta Nu, '16"17g Young Women's League, '17- '18, Y. W. C. A., '18"20g Philophro- nia, '17-'20, Orpheus Club, '17-'18, Mixed Chorus, '18-'19, Girls' Glee Club, '18-'19, La Tribu, '18-'20, In- structor in English, '19-'20. IEm1oNn SMITH Overseas' Club. '20, Glee Club, '154 '16, Webster, '19-'20, Scientific Soc- iety, Y. M. C. A., '15-'16, Football, '15-'16, '19, Track, '20, Junior Class Play, '20. A CJLIVIC XVII.xR'r0N Class President. '18-'19, Class Vice- President, '17-'18g Class Secretary, '19-'20, Class Secretary, '16-'17g Theta Nu, '16-'17, Young Women's League, '17-'18, Y. W. C. A., '18-'20, Mixed Chorus, '17-'19, Girls' Glee Club, '18-'19g Philophronia, '18-'20, La Tribu, '18-'20. l37l 'THE KEY. 1920 Senior Hislory When looking ahead, four years appear a long time, looking backward one can hardly realize that they are past. So it is with us. Our college years have witnessed our growth not only in stature, but also in mental breadth and spirit- ual vision. Some of our ideals have been attained, some have been put aside or lost, but most have been transformed into something higher and nobler. The worth of our ideals will be measured by the success of our efforts in the service of humanity. The class that entered the college in 1916 has passed through varied exper- iences, some common, some otherwise. VV e neither claim superiority nor admit inferiority to other entering classes. ' The Class of 1920, however, has shown its spirit from the start. On a cool spring morning of the Freshman year the paint and brush were skilfully used, and the noble symbol "l920" still stands on the main university walk. VVhen men were needed, many of the class served in the United States Army as offi- cers and enlisted men, to return later to take up their preparation for service in other capacities. The class has won the epithet of "Bolsheviki Classl' on ac- count of its inability to issue a year book, owing to the absence of many who were in the service. Our ideals are not necessarily any the worse for our name. and our creed is essentially the same as that of other Christian folk. We have had our fortunes and our misfortunes, as all must in this great game. We have lost one member of our class-a noble, pure, lovable boy, and his memory is all that can take his place. We have taken in other members from the outside and from lower classes, who proved themselves our equal. The Class of 1920 has designed and caused to be adopted a college ring which each outgoing student of the university will wear. In cooperation with the Class of '21, the Seniors have been instrumental in bringing about the first annual Fresh- man-Sophomore Rush. In athletics we have had some excellent representa- tives, and in scholarship some of the best men of the institution. All these college activities do not amount to a great deal, in themselves, but they do show that there exists a spirit of activity. The real worth will be known when this activity is applied to the life work for which each of us has so long prepared. We assure all, that whenwe are entered upon our calling and have served some ten, twenty, or more years, not one of us will be slow in recognizing an- other as a classmate. As we have acquired a knowledge of life, we now go out to impart this knowledge to others, and in whatever place, in whatever field, in whatever capacity we serve. we know that we are paying the greatest tribute to our Alma Mater by serving humanity. - Theodore G. Griedrr. l2Sl -1-"CU of D .U of D".. 1." . THE KEY., 1 920 U0fD UofD ,TUNIORS ERNA H. APEI. ADALRERT F. BREMICKER FLoR1zNc'E G. RRUNKOVV PAUL J. FARLEV i291 l...l- THE KEY. 1 920 UofD UofD -IVNIORS PAUL A. Gmlznlik TJICMICTRIFS Ko1iL'Ru1mz.x Hnzlex' C. sl. LIENNOX Lmxov E. LoEM1u':1e w L I301 THE KEY, 1 920 T0fD U0fD hlUNIORS R. Vxcms LOWE M1NNI1a ll. lXI1cx '1iR TIIOMAS 'Pgxmclsu C1.,XRliNl'li T. 1'1c'1'1':1esoN E313 THE KEY, 1 920 .l .'1g1'..-.UofD 'U0fD.-,l,. ,IUNIORS XVIILTA M J. Rxrz I EDWARD C. RIc'n,xRns W CLASS OFFICERS PAUL A. GRIIQDER, President THOMAS KPARKER, Vice-Pmsidmzt FLORENCE G. RRUNKOW, Scvrvtary-Trcasvmv H21 A THE KEY. 1920 -i....lUofD U0fD unior Class History A class entering upon its junior year has an unwelcome honor thrust upon it. There it is, neither the highest nor the lowest, enjoying none of the privileges and immunities of those two blessed estates, and burdened with multifar- ious obligations not of its own begetting. Theirs is a hard lot indeed, between the upper and nether millstones of senior superiority, ffreshman folly and sophomore self-satisfaction. But, like thevwheat in a sim- ilar position--bruised, crushed, pulverized,-the victim takes consolation in the promise of the far-away future, when it may yet be of a little service in allaying the hunger of the world. VVe, of the Junior Class, have caught this gleam of ser- vice, and meantime make shift to be as optimistic as possi- ble, conliding in the assurance of' the poet- 1 "That even the weariest river Winds somewhere safe to sea." ' ' In discharging the aforesaid burdensome responsibil- ities, the class has undertaken several projects of magni- tude." The Fortune Hunter" was given at the Grand Opera House on April 9, and folks said they did well, well--the other major one is the issuing of the Year Book, to 'the furtherance of' which this spasm is dedicated. - Needless to say, each grain of wheat between the mill- stones is of Hnest quality, and promises a product of unique Havor and lasting satisfaction. N l33l THE KEY. 1 920 'l.UofD U0fD-i Sopliomores Third Row-Fotch, Armstrong, Harder, Bessemer, Marks. Second Row--Buol, Gablor, Wessels, David. Conn. Carman, Ohmann, Mullen, Wieland. First Row-Roberts, Bernal, Aalderks, Beebe, Winters, Ratz, Yoo. OFFICERS I'1'mIa'r11t ..... O. ,fX.xr,rw1c1:14s lr'ifv-l'1'lxvin'cf:l . S. l,.Xl-r'liRGli St'fI'ClLIll'j'-Tl':'1ISIlI'l'I" . . Ii. Illclilsle l34l THE KEY. 1920 ' 4UofD UofD Soph History Two years ago we entered the college with bright faces and high hopes. As you have guessed we are still here and in the same condition. The interval has done nothing more than to give us broader minds, higher ideals, and more cheerful countenances. We were green. at First, and traces may still be visibleg although we hope not. , VVe are men and women of possibilities, initiative, a thirst for knowledge and an appetite for hard work. Of course we have had our faults, made our mistakes, done things we should be sorry -for, over-stepped limits, 'but our aim is to prolit by our errors. . The complexion of our personnel is not varied enough to warrant or excuse narration of our individ- ual accomplishments. It pleases us to think we are accomplished. It is enough to say that we are well represented in all phases of college life, intellectual, social, religious, and athletic. VVe only hope the new Sophomore Class will be able to come up to the same high standard, and that we will ever strive to be just a little bit better. l35l THE KEY., 1 920 ' ofD U0fDi... Freshmen Third Row-J. Smith, H. Landgraf. L. Oberg, J. Beran, Krebs, Ganiield, Celander Eitzmann. Socond Row-Corell, Van Evera, Petersen, Urbach, C. Johnson, Grimm, F'. Johnson First ROWSL. Landgraf, Drake. Meyer, Lay, Kraus, Anderson, P. Oberg, Basse Kerestessy. OFFICERS I'rrsirIr1zt . . . . F. CORIQLL Virv-Prrs1'dv11I . . - DT.. I,.XNl'JGR.XF S'rr1'vtary-Y'1'ras111'r1' . Y. :XNDIERSON N61 THE KEY. 1 920 UofD. I -U0fD eFre.shman Class History The Class of 1923 had its beginning last Septem- ber, being composed partly of the Academy class of 1919, partly of graduates 'from High Schools in var- ious parts of the country. The class is deficient nei- ther in number nor in capabilities. During the year it has maintained a scholarly and high ethicalstandard. As students, the Freshmen were able and constantg in the other activities of college life they were heartily concerned, apt, and well-represented. They were an integral part of all the four sports. They were a congenial group. Their hikes, steak- fries, and parties were entered into with an enthus- iasm characteristic of the class, were heartily enjoyed, and served to make it a more cordial unit. Thru all the troubles and vexations which Freshmen must en- dure, they calmly and resolutely held their own. However, this is not the height of their ambition. In their possibilities and in the purity of their hopes, they are perhaps the most promising class in the insti- tution. What less can be expected of a class, the consummation of whose ideals lies in its motto, "Fol- low the Gleam"? -By Jackson C. Smith. F1371 l ofD U0fD THE KEY. 1 920 The Freshmen IAS Others See Themj The old, worthy spirit was dying out. Gloom hung in black clouds upon the brow of Faculty and Board, in solemn conclave assembled to consider matters. PF :if PK :sf :sf 4: :sf :sf Pk How different the atmosphere upon the day when the infants toddled up to the Registrar, and with pudgy, jam-stained lingers sealed the destiny of this institution ! Memorable indeed, the occasion when these representatives of the new era trundled into Peters Commons and, in compliance with shrilly-piped commands, were served with lVlellen's food and oat meal gruel! From the very beginning the little tots gave evidence of intelligence, a fact which they themselves admitted, and a most unusual case in the history of the school. Was it coincidence alone that professors went around with the haunted looks of those who, heretofore confident in their own powers, have come face to face with a superiority which they are conscious of, but dare not acknowledge? In purity of hopes and high ethical standards these darlings of Fortune have quite over-stepped their age. 'llhey have blazed a new trail and have put to shame those older and more sophisticated, who have been content with trying merely to help their fellowmen. Many interesting statistics prove the mental and moral precocity of the babes, a very few must suffice-9370 aspired to be sophomores, D721 expressed their intention of giving their lives in the noble work of bringing Greek culture to the Orang-Utans of Africag 3076 aim to humanize war by imposing the pen- alty of death for any violence more severe than spanking the sub-spinal regions of one's adversary. Indeed, it is said that this procedure already has been tried with startling success. One little chap is girding his loins for a desperate battle with the Bolsheviki menace in Spitzbergen. A scientific prodigy has isolated the lumbago bacillus, and by persistent inbreeding has succeeded in greatly improving the stock, thus rendering a mighty boon to humanity. Another child has gained literary pres- tige as the author of testimonials for Groan's "Extract of Moth Balls." Already she is recognized by critics as the most marvelous intellect that has ever lived between New Diggins and Spillville. But "All work and no play makes Jack a dull boyn, and. so these serious studies are broken up by frolics and simple games. To see the infants scamper down the field with the terrifying cry, "Mellen's and We, And Victory," fills one with admiration 'for their spirit and physical prowess. Farewell, little friends! We have felt your influence. You have been a lamp to our feet. You have given us new standards of honor, of courage, of truth. You have taught us to love modesty, and to abhor self-righteousness. VVe acknowledge the gift, and thank the givers. But one gift we shall cherish above all others. We had lost it for a time, but you have given it to us again. VVe in our worldly wisdom had begun to de- spise it, but you have restored it to us. You have once more awakened in us- Faith, Faith in childhood, Faith in the innocent childhood which you have so beautifully exemplified during your short sojourn among us. VVe thank you. We shall never forget. ' May you fulfill the glorious promise of your infancy! Farewell! l33l I gas pu Seminary Igll Ill ll! 1' Xxgsiill Ill :RWM E-E ll NY "1 we MZ X Shffff' af'-:fi f X X f w NM f .Aw ww .x Nxmxxxxxwxv X S 1 'WW I km wr'-'E ZW mmm Z f Q f -Q X 'W M Xl -5 X x , ' I ,xl 0 o 1 , , . L, :IM I ' I ' ' 1 Y ' -- ll E Q.. R, Hx , IQ A o 2 X I W X -'-" Vif ESX Ts 4 gf Z -:sg ' f' X ,N E Q Q I f 4 . uh' L .JONQZE X ff - ' + +5 S 'f - S , 1 2 lx l fwcf 555 'X - M I WE X 5'-"' WHL W ' ' 'A ff- " S. X E 9 :ga A 2 X S X kg' LZ l s A 4 M , . --x , E fQ'-',:"-- ,WX A -'A fp 'NX n 4 7 Y.:-gmxfi,-,.-f A L 1 Q 11 5 ff 5 Q i L 5 ii . If 3 ti. 5 5 2 'wa L mxuL11g.uv1i-1mLi111ii mu-fm1'1,firH.v:A..-.,fuu.,,.,.,, -w1,,...m,u, ., . W, vw fsvfnwftgwrit .-W ?ti?'3Ef,!'5P!f?'tg'7fa"1f: W if -MKS-size 5-Ame i THE KEY, 1920 A ' .,-...U of Ds .U of D...."ll." The Seminary The Universit f Dubuque had its origin in 1852, in the house of Nicolas Van V liet, who received into his home two young men in order to prepare them for carrying on religious work in this territory. The homelike spirit in which the institution was founded has been preserved, even with the growth of Du- buque into a standard school with accredited departments. The divinity school, which in the truest sense embodies the original aim of the institution, -is a department with a standard three-year theological course, which prepares its gfaduates to meet the requirements of Presbyterian ordina- tion examinations. ts graduates are numerous, and have found their way into all parts of the globe.iwhere they are living out the ideals which Dubuque has taught them. This yeartthe .Seminary has received a new impetus. As a result of the Seminary Drive for S150.000, a new building is to be erected, and the depart- ment is to be separated more completely from the other parts of the university. Fittingly enough, the building is to be named Van Vliet Hall, after the man who first caught the vision of Dubuque. l39l THE KEY. "".i -.'U 0fD l PAUL BUCHHOLZ, A.B. Mr. Buchholz hails from Lexington, Nebraska. His early education was re- ceived in the schools of his home and completed at Dubuque Academy. He graduated from Dubuque College with the B.A. degree in 1917. He has al- ways been an active member of the student body and has taken part in many of its activities. He Won his letter in football three years ago, was president of the Y. M. C. A. in 1918, has for several years been a. member of the Glee Club, and has had many other interests. . Mr. Buchholz was ordained by the Presbyterian church and will receive his B.D. in June. He plans to take up religious work among the Mexicans. W.: 5. Q ' A I I 1 r i if ., ,K .s 1920 U0fDl...""1 SEMINARY SENIGRS SHERMAN W. ARENDS, A.B. Born in 1892 at Alexander, Iowa. Mr. Arends entered the University of Dubuque in 1913. After four years of study he was duly graduated in Arts, cum laude, in 1917. In the fall of the same year he entered the Divinity School of the university. On April 16. 1919, he was licensed to preach. He was ordained to the Gospel Ministry at Hazleton, Iowa, on April 22, 1920, by the Presbytery of Dubuque. , While in attendance at the univer- sity, Mr. Arends distinguished himself in the various college activities. He was a staunch member of a number of societies. He is a born orator, and a talented musician. Mr. Arends has received a number of calls, but as yet has not made his decision known. -ww 2. 3 40 THE KEY. 1920 .-.U ofD ' I U0fl JOHN M. DEBERG, A.B. President of the class, was born No- vember 12, 1893, near Grundy Center, Iowa. He received his early education in the country school near his home, In the year 1911 he entered Dubuque Academy, and graduated in 1913, and in the fall of the same year he enter- ed Dubuque College. He graduated in the year 1917 With an A.B. degree. In the fall of that year he entered our Theological Seminary and completed his course. While a. student in the Seminary he spent his summers in religious work and preaching. During the summer of 1918 he labored as a successful mis- sionary in the Christian Reform Church. In 1919 he was licensed to preach by Dubuque Presbytery at Cog- gon, Iowa. During the summer of 1919- 20 he was pastor-elect of the Presby- terian church at Galena, Ill. Mr. DeBerg is a candidate for the degree of B.D. At present he has three calls in his possession. He was ordained to the Gospel Min- istry of Jesus Christ on April 21, 1920, at Hazleton, Iowa. SEMINARY SENIORS EVERT O. DIRKS, A.B. Was born December 2, 1889, at Grun- dy Center, Iowa. He received his early education in the Lincoln grade school, coming to Dubuque in September, 1911. He graduated from Dubuque College in 1917 and the following fall entered the Seminary. M Mr. Dirks has been active in var- ious organizations, playing in the band eight years, and during the past year has been its President. He has been a member of the "D" Club from '16- '20, Glee Club '17-'20, Orchestra ,'19- '20, Van Vliet '17-'20, Alumni since '17, Football '17-'19, ' Mr. Dirks is a candidate for the de- gree of B.D. He served the Presby- terian Church at Stirum, N. D. during the summer of 191.9. He was ordain- ed to the Gospel Ministry April 20, 1920, by the Waukon Presbytery at Kamrar, Iowa. He has accepted a call to the Presbyterian Church at Milnor, N. Dak. Wggggwi--"""s??fi.: h""' " i if . 3 L...x. , H11 Lit,-. .ii-li ll. - THE KEY. 1 920 U of D .U of D 1 SEMINARY SENIQRS HENRY C. SCHNEIDER, A.B. Born in Elizabeth, N. J., on Novem- ber 9th, 1893. Received education in the public schools and Baton High School at Elizabeth, N. J. Entered Dubuque Academy inthe fall of 1912, entered Dubuque College in September of 1913, graduated with degree of A.B. in 1917. Entered Seminary, fall of 1917, graduated 1920. During the summers of 1917-18 he served the Golden Rod and Mayflower Presbyterian churches in the vicinity of Lake Andes. S. D. Summer of 1919 served the Union Church of Little Rock, Iowa. Was licensed to preach by the Dubuque. Presbytery at Coggon. Iowa, on April 16th, 1919. Ordained by Dubuque Presbytery at Hazleton, Iowa, on April 21st, 1920. Mr. Schnei- der is a candidate for the degree of B.D. Class secretary and business man- ager of the Orchestra. President of the Van Vliet Society., I i CORNELIUS HENRY HOOK, A.B. Born May 23, 1893, at Lake View, Iowa. Entered Dubuque Academy in 1911, graduating in the spring of 1913. In the fall of the same year he en- tered Dubuque College. In 1917 he graduated with the degree of B.A. In October, 1917, he entered the Theolog- ical Seminary. During the summer of 1918 he served a. mission Held in northern Minnesota. During the vacation of 1919 Mr. Hook preached at Edgar, Wis. He supplied the Presbyterian church at Elizabeth, Ill., during the academic year, 1919-20. Mr. Hook was a leader in the var- ious phases of university life. He was licensed to preach by the Presbytery of Dubuque at Coggon, Iowa, on April 16, 1919, and was ordained to the Gos- pel ministry at Hazleton, Iowa, on April 22, 1920. Mr. Hook intends to take graduate work at Prineeton Sem- inary next year. 1421 l-ii . -. - THE KEY. 1 920 UofD UofDl.'i" SEMI NARY SENIOR? GEERD H. UHDEN, A.B. Born February 2, 1891, near Emden. Germany. Came to the U. S. in 1906 and settled near Spirit Lake, Iowa. His early schooling was received in Germany. He entered Dubuque Acad- emy in 1911, Entered Dubuque Col- lege in 1913, and graduated in 1917 with the A.B. degree. Entered the theological seminary in the fall of 1917. He was licensed to preach by the George Presbytery, at George, Ia., April 9, 1919. College Chapel H31 THE KEY., 1920 Uof D UofD M idclle Seminary Second Row-Klosterboer, Berger, Abben, Johnson, Pagan. First Row-Kossack, Grossheim, Lay, Schneck, Fisher. OFFICERS l'1'0.vidc11t . . . S. LAY SL'C'l'Cl'Ul'vV . . . W. SCIINIECK Tl't'UXlll'l'7 . H. Kossnxcli H41 'THE KEY, 1 920 UofD UofD The M icfallers . True to their ideals and aspirations, the "Middlers" have come to their last lap of the final contest. It was a, big job, but perseverance overcame the obstructions, especially 'those peculiar to.this year. But-what shall we say more-than that the fact of entering upon the senior year speaks for itself. - . ' ' It is indeed a trying task to give the individual mem- bersia suitable and adequate "write4up.', To give each his due 'reward would be impossible. For that reason the remarks shall be extremely brief, as each man upon the picture on the opposite page speaks for himself. It is hardly necessary to mention the fact, that' they pose sess preaching, oratorical, and athletic abilities. The class is composed of "Si Curlie," "Kosie," "Red," 'fHux1ey," "The Count," "Peggie,,' "the Parson," "the Propagator of Paganismn and "Buxon," and they all represent a class which holds its own. In fact they are the hope of Dubuque and the prospect of 1921. Surely a prosperous outlook! Examine these familiar faces 3 draw your own conclu- sions. Then watch their future. Time will test them. Good-bye-tell we meet again. l45l lFW'i'fW" YW Q 'mf THE KEY. 1920 UofD ' UofD Seminary funiors A strange mixture of modesty, Havored with con- siderable erudition, and tinctured with just the proper amount of bashfulness has produced a wonderful combination in the Junior Class of the Seminary De- partment, which promises to revolutionize theology, and herald in a new era of social and religious reformation. Modesty forbids mentioning any names, and it would indeed be presumptuous to do so ere fame has found us out. We realize that all great men must needs pass through a period of obscurity before they enter upon the stage of public activity. And in order to secure our identity we have even with-held our pictures from this worthy publication, lest by chance our distinguished features draw unexpected attention and we be discovered ere our time be fulfilled. Thus far we have managed to escape any marked degree of distinction as a class, although as individ- uals we are well represented in various departments of college and seminary activities. Appreciating the fact that this is an age in which all great things are done through the agency of effic- ient organization, we are planning on correlating our forces next year and making a united effort to real- ize, even more completely, our cherished dream of world reformation. L. T. K. l46l ml? 1 w.1u i N ' I' i " , A N' ix I W QMYEQD GN H A' G-!2 N' i X'-gf' WW' F -L -'--.714 nu! 9, - ""' V 4 4? 44 .4 - S VY - f 'Q X r - . X Q M yi ff W 'W I2 X 1 M X f W WW W, awk. 4. X! N ' if ff lg I Y A J: Q K 55 ,W-' , ,S-" SNjuIv X X 'K 55 5 KX C I Q' f M4 , a I' E X 'Q A I ey . -gi x Ev . f I E E X vii ? I X 1 Z 2 1 y .W V, ,I F , '.SfVis f - 5: , '- VV A IE ' if 7 I ,,. 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Tribu '20, 1471 JJ UofD THE KEY. 1 920 UofD'.."..'i' ACA DEM Y GRADUATES M. SOPHIA APEL "Self "If off her dignity she should be, The end of the world we'd see." Valedictorian. Class Treasurer '17-'18, Columbian Society Secretary '17g - Ass't Secretary '18g Vice-President '19. F1.oR1zNrtE M. BREIHAN "Fl0ssy' but elsewhere." Class Secretary '17-'18. ,IUAN C.xsT1L1.o "Cass-,w "A little slow, but always there." EDGAR CHARLESON 'Eddy' "Apparently not a fusser, but appear ances are often deceitful." 4 Entered from Stamford, Conn., H. S Basketball '20. Football '19, H31 "Her heart they say is not in her work, v. THE KEY. 1920 -'.. 'U0fDA U of D ACADEMY GRADUATES JOHN CHoRn.x "Ch0rby" "As usual, I'm right." GIQURGE W. COUSINS "Rube" "Greater men than I may have lived. But I doubt it." Football '19. RALPH NV. CUNNINGIIAM "Doc" "A good cause makes a stout heart and a strong arm." PIETER DEUEER "Pete" "I'd understand perfectly, if I knew what you meant." President Columbian '18-'19. Class President '18-'19. Class Treasurer '19-'20, I49 1 1- ... 1 .l ,.,,l.U ofD THE KEY. 1 920 U0fDi1."'- ACADEMY GRADUATES JUSTIN M. GRIMM "Jus" "Tho vanquished, he can argue still." BARTIE B. GROTE 'Bart "Life's a jest and all things show it, Basketball '20, PIULDA IIEPPERLE "Bill "A quiet lass, there are few Who know the treasure hid in you." Secretary Y. W. C. A. '20, PIERMAN Homsrit "Slim "And when a lady's in the case, i501 r U I thought so once, and now I know it.' You know all other things give plaoe. UofD THE KEY. 1 920 ACADEMY GRADUATES JOSEPH JANN1 "Joe "Men of few words are the best men Class President '19-'20. AR'l'IIUR E. JOHNSON "Art ' "It may turn out a song, It may turn out a preacher." JAMES IQERESTESSY "'Happy1 "I am all made up of love and charms Who gets me is lucky." LOUIS KISS I "Lou" "The world would never hear of me, I mind my own business." Treasurer Kossuth Society '18-'19. President Kossuth Society '19-'20, I5 11 U0fD'. UofD THE KEY. 1 920 U0fD.. ...."' AC.-'XDIENY GRADUATES lELlC.XC'IlXT 1XI.'XR'I'lNlCZ ",lIa1'tv" "Lord help me thru this world o' care." Class Secretary '16-'17, I Class President '17-'18. Treasurer Y. M. C. A. '19-'20. Captain Class Basketball Team '20. NIARV M. Plx1sLicY Ufjl'Ct'i0IlSH "Sometimes I sit and think, and some- times I just sit " IIICNRY H. Puri-IQN "Sfm'dy" "There are germs in kisses it has been stated, But ich-ga-bibble, l'm vaccinated." Football '19, Scwiux M. Rl4:1N.xGIzL "Di.ric" "I think everyb0dy's queer 'cept you and me, and sometimes I think you're queer." S. V. B. Secretary-Treasurer '18-'20. Vice-President Girls Glee Club '19-'20, Secretary Choral Club '19-'20. Treasurer Y. W. C, A. '20. Class Secretary '19-'20. Salutatorian. 4 l52l UofD. THE KEY, 1 920 .U of 1 ACADEMY GRADUATES EPGENI2 SINAIKO "Abe" "I govern all around me." Basketball '20. Al'OI.ONlO VILLA "Aim" "It is better to have fussed and failed Than never to have fussed at all." RAY A. NV112M.fxN "Rm" "God pity me because I am little." V DANHQI. Zuma "Zuby" "I would rather be an athlete than a student, but a combination of both is not so bad," Track '19. Basketball '19. I53l lUofD UofD THE KEY, 1 920 Third Academy Second Row-Jansen, Poglodich, F. Wolfe, Kaupp. First Row-Plucker, Stratemeyer, Barta, Higgins, Bunger, H. Wolfe. OFFICERS P1'vsidv11t . . . li. XVOLFI-I I'zh'-1"1'fs1'rfw11l . . G. XVAGUNICR Svwvfa1'y-Z"1'vrmrrv1' . . C. IEUNGIQR i541 THE KEY, 1920 UofDe fUofD Second Academy Second Row-Trojar, Menke, Gnus, Elo, Jansen, Beran. First Row-Drake, Kramer, Selle, Furlan, Rebol. OFFICERS Pl't'A'fdt'Ill' . . . . P. ELKJ Ivifl'-Pl't'.Yff11c'lIZ' . IT. ICRAMIZR SCt'l't'fCll'y . A. FURIAN i551 '-'T'UofD UOfD THE KEY, 1 920 First Academy Fourth Row-Kemeror, Hunsinger, A. Alspach, Rabago, Sprang, Siefkeu, Groote, Nel- son, Klinger, Lopez, Kifer, Ouzounian. Third Row-Graves, Chalmers, Buchholz, Bas, F. Rodriguez, Chang, A. Stratenleyer Alamsha., Galvis, Abraham, Slabe, Beniger, Rogelj, O. Johnson, Farkas. Second Row-Berger, L. Gebhard, Maiiield, Thaden, Fisher, Rebol, Oltnlans, A. Schwans Alberts, Jacob, Poncel, Cook. First Row-N. Rodriguez, Meiers, Frey, B. Schwans, G. Apel, E Alspach, Paisley Hepperle, Anderson, C. Gebhard, Payan. OFFICERS Pl't'.S'llft'lllL . . M. OIJFMANS Virv-Prcsia'v1J! . Y. ."XNl1lil1SUX Svv1'vi111'y-7'1'c11s1m'r . . lf. .Xr,l:14:R'rs l56l . rfglewuvgiz-Q. ' . 4 THE KEY. 1 920 UofD UofD Preparalory Department The Preparatory Department of the University of Dubuque occupies a strategic position in the mission of the institution- the education of men and women to l'it.them for their place in the American commonwealth and in the world-wide Christian brotherhood. A large number of the young men and-women who come to us are strangers in this land, who have not yet had the longed- for opportunity of contact with the ideals and spirit of the best in American life. Anotherfthough smaller, portion of your stu- dent-body consists of those born or reared in this country, who, for various reasons, have been deprived of the educational and cultural advantages which they crave. It is significant of the part our institution plays in the na- tional conscience, that these young men and women are directed to Dubuque, withcconhdence in its all-embracing welcome. To turn them away with an embittered distrust of our national in- stitutions and a distorted perspective of our national aspirations, would be to deny the mission of our school and of America. For the benefit of those young people,-the iinest blood of twenty nations-this department has been established. It is a serious responsibility,-the interpretation of the principles of Christian democracy to those who one day will leaven the entire world. But this our institution conceives to be her high dutyg with steadfast eyes she presses towards her goal. K' l57l g,j5g,g...gg:N.,aIa . I - 1:-1 N .T-T1 -.i-.- THE KEY. 1920 UofD UofD ANTON,' DANIEL BLOCK, RALPHA CHOY, SAMSON A. COOK, HOMER H. DELO, ALFONSA' DEX7RIES, MARTIN DREESMAN, -JOHN W DUGAR, LOUIS DURAN, NICHOLAS B. ESTRADA, LUIS GEBHARD, LUISE . Preparatory Students GEERDES, BEN G. GROOTE, ELSO G. JIMINEZ, BENITO JOHNSON, ORIO R. KAHN, HENRY S. KUHOVSKI, FRANJO LEE, LARK DOO LOPEZ, HORACIO C. IVIILOSTNIK, LEO MODIC, FRANK OUZOUNIAN, AUTIN PATTON, CHIEF' FRANCIS PUGELJ, VINCENT RABAGO, GUSTAVE REIIOL, SYLVIA RODRIGUEZ, FERNANDO SIIINN, YOONKOOK SIRCEL, JOSEPH STERLER, CLAUS THALER, JOHN WHANG, EDWIN ZELE, STANKO l53l I J 090 IZ ATIO 8...hL.A....-. THE KEY. 1 920 Y. M. C. A. Second Row-Ohmann, W. Johnson, Loemker, Bremicker. First Row-Petersen, Krebs, Parker, Buchholz, Martinez. CABINET 1919 1920 TIIOMAS PARIQIQR . . Prrsidcnt . . Trslmms 1'.xRK1zR I.. IC. I.o1iM KICR . . Viva-P1'csz'dm1z'... . JACOB C. KREBS FRIED I'lf:'1'1-:Rsr:N . . Serrctary . . . OLIVIQIQ OIIMANN E. M. MARTINIQZ . . Trvasurcr . . . F. j. I'1f'r15Rs1iN rfdW'Zill1'Sf7'Cll'i'f'L' . . .IACKSON E. SMITH Religious Edufafiwz . . L. T. IQREISS Campus . . ARNOLD C. UUOL Commznzify Svwicc . . P. S. KIQIEIES .Uissiozzary Commirtcv . W'.xr.T1zR F. LTRILXCII U91 D UofD'l'.T" ,Eq.Mt.g1-ypmqf-,rn gf THE KEY. 1 920 ""'..l'..T'..UofD - UofD The Y. M. C. A. The Y. M. C. A. is a spiritual force in our insti- tution. We aim to keep up the religious life of the students in every way possible, Our regular weekly meetings are held every Thursday in the College Cha- pel. Here one may withdraw for a few moments from the busy activities of school life and find inspir- ation and comfort. During the past year we have had with us many prominent speakers, who have given us messages of truth, which have filled us with enthusiasm for the Master's cause. A series of vocational meetings were also held. The object of these meetings was to aid students in choosing a vocation, with a spiritual view to the opportunities afforded for Christian service in the various occupations. During these meetings we heard from prominent ministers, a doctor, a dentist, a lawyer, and a banker. We look forward to even more success in the future, and hope that every stu- dent on the campus may become a better Christian thru theiiniiuence of our Y. M. C. A. 1601 THE KEY. 1 920 Y. W. C. A. Yi K Y l Fourth Row-Barta, B. Schwans, Gebhard, Thaden, Bunger, H. Hepperle, Rebol, Hortsch, Oberg, Nitterauer, A. Schwans, Cooley. Third Row-E. Albrecht, C. Hepperle, Alspach, Basse, Van Loh, Kish, Delo, Strate meyer, Higgins, Drake, Lay, S. Apel, T. Meyer, F. Albrecht, Kraus. Second Row-Wharton. M. Meyer, Brunkow, Skemp, Bechtel, E. Apel, Wieland, Rei- nagel, Leathers, Winters. First How-Anderson, G. Apel, Ratz, M. Paisley, Alberts, Landgraf, M. Paisley. OFFICERS '-"1'UofD UofDf...'.i""' 1919-1920 lu. APEL . M. UIECIITIEL lf. XVIELAND ll. SKEMP O. VVIIARTON M. MEYER F. IKRIYNKOW ti. l,lE.X'l'lll2RS Il. SKIEMP . S RIHNAGEL . Prcsidrnt . Virv-P1fvs1'a'c1zt Sc'c1'rtary . T7'C'ClSIll'Cl' . CABINET . Sofia! Srr71z'cc . . Fellowship . r7w6'71'LI7C1'S11if7 . Sofia! . . Finmzrial . Smdcnt Volimtfcr 1920-1921 . M. LAY I.. DRAKIZ ll. Hl4IPPERLlfI S. REINAGEI. . lf. APEI. T. NIEYIER M. IEECHTIEL G. I.E.fxTHERs S. REINIXCIET, H. I'1EPI'ERLF i611 THE KEY. 1 920 UofD UofD Y. W. C. A. Cabinet l U 1 l Third Row--Reinagel, Leathers, Wharton, Winters, Brunkow. Second Row-Skemp, Apel, Wieland. First Row-Meyer, Bechtel. 1919 April 9 . April 23 . May 21 . September 9 September 24 October 15 . October 22 . October 29 . November 5 November 12 November 19 November 24 December 3 . 1920 January 8 . January 14 . January 21 . January 28 . February 4 . February 11 February 25 March 3 . . March 10 . PROGRAM OF MEETINGS l The American Indian . . . Speaker-Mrs. Knuth Travel Talk ..... Speaker-Miss McGlathery Devotionals led by Mrs. Steffens Talk on Colors . . . Speaker-Mr. Goode Welcome to the New Girls . . Speaker-Mrs. Steffens Report of Geneva Delegates Reception of New Members . Talk by Miss D. Tunnell, Field Secretary Relation of Colors to Dress . . Speaker-Mr. Goode Devotionals led by H. Skemp and F. Breihan Vocational Talk .... Speaker-Mr. J. H. Harris Devotionals led by S Apel and S. Reinagel Talk by Mrs. Skinner Devotionals led by G. Kraus and G. Wagoner Joint Meeting with Y. M. C. A. .. Speaker-Dr. C'lokey Personal Hygiene .... Speaker-Dr. Throckmorton Talk on Colors .... Speaker-Mr. Goode Devotionals led by L. Higgins and M. lay Our Heroines .... Speaker-Rev. Heiker Led by World Fellowship Committee. Devotionals led by H. Basse and C. Bunger Election of Oflicers Installation of Officers SE. Albrecht F. Breihan, QM. Meyer, S. Klinkenborg l62l THE KEY. 1 920 l0fD UofD?..l.-' Y. W. C. A. Do dreams ever come true? and doiair castles ever materialize? At once you will recall your past experiences--some of which have been transformed from sorrow into joy, and the once unknowable ideas have actually been manufactured into realities of to-day. This can certainly be applied to the manifold clubs and societies of the Dubuque College girls, which are now blooming forth in the Y. W. C. A. of Dubuque University. Two years ago not one of us would have allowed herself to think, that 'we to-day wouldnbe bearing this name, Thus our hopes of yes- terday are realities to-day. Please do not assume that the name is all we possess-far be it from that-we are a living manifestation of that name. We are con- scious of the fact, that we have accomplished but merely a part of that which we had hoped. But our ideals are high and with Emerson we say, "Hitch your 'wagon to a star."' Our loftiest ambition as a Y. W. C. A. is to have every girl in this institution become a true follower of Christ, and that in turn these girls may be radiating sun- beams of Him, wherever they may go and with whomsoever they may come in contact. Every girl possesses a healthful vitality, and dormant possibilities are tingling within them. Our hope for the ex- tension of His Kingdom thru them cannot be abandoned. Cn 'another page in this book is printed a program, which is an informing feature of our activities of this year. Merrymaking for companionship has-also not been amiss. Hal- lowe'en, Christmas, February 29, and Easter have been observed with appropriate parties. The experiences gained in this association will be of future benefit and can never be purchased with material means. We have learned to know, to help, and to love each otherg and pleasant memories, which are sacred to us, will ever linger in our minds. "Onward, ever on- ward" is our hope and prayer to the sublime ideal of Christ our Savior. l63l' THE KEY, 1920 -'l.l""'.U0fD UofD Van Vliel Society Third Row-Prof. Kaupp, P. Krebs, DeBerg, Klosterboer, Dr. Burma, Pagan. Second Row-Abben, Berger, Grossheim, Lay, Johnson, Dirks, Butler, Fisher. First Row-Arends, Kossack, L.. Krebs, Schneider, Hook, Buchholz, Dr. Grieder OFFICERS P I,l'CSl.dCllf . . . H. SQHNIQIDIQR Secretary-7'1'cfzsz4rar . . L. IQREIES N41 THE KEY. 1920 - A Message From the Dead It is never advisable to speak, or for that matter write, anything that might cast reflection upon the character of the departed, especially if the departed assume the form of a society or organization that has ceased to function. But when, within the walls of our own beloved institution, there transpires a phenomenon, revealed only to a few members of a select group, it behooves us in the name of the common cause, to make known to such as may be interested in psychical research the secret of our wonderful experience. Three times during the last school year seances were held in the Par- lor of Severance Hall, all of which proved beyond the shadow of a doubt that the spirits of the departed return again to the haunts of the living, and make themselves known to those of kindred mindf These really had their beginning at a previous meeting which met in the upper room of Peters Commons, Friday evening, january 16, 1920. Here it was unanimously decided to try the experiment of reviving the spirit of the departed which had lain dormant during the first semester. A noted Doctor of Philosophy, who has since left our institution agreed to ofliciate at the first meeting which was called on Friday even- ing, january 30th. The experiment was a tremendous success, and even a Sir Oliver Lodge would have appreciated the message brought. It was virile with new life and gave promise of developing into something really remarkable. Two weeks later the second seance was held under the able leadership of one of our most hopeful and promising young Seminary graduates, and again all thirteen present felt thrilled with the strangeness and novelty of the meeting. It almost seemed as though the impossible had been accom- plished, and that that which had been dead had come to life again. But, alas! our hopes were soon to beiblasted by bitter disappointment. For but one more meeting was held, andthe poor unfortunate who guided the spirit at that session little realized at the time that it was to be his first funeral service, and that the spirit of the departed corpse which had so recently been resurrected was again to claim its own. And thus, gentle reader, we come to the close of our story, and fol- lowing the advice of expert psychologists, we leave to your own interpreta- tion the moral and its application. But for your own information and future peace of mind, we close with this epitaph: "Here rests in peace the spirit of the departed Van Vliet society." L. T. K. l65l ""'..?"..U ofD ' , UofD-l' - .-l.U of D U of D-l THE KEY. 1 920 Philophronia Literary Society Fourth Row-Loemker, T. Grieder, Marks, Harder, Bessemer, P. Grieder. Third Row--Drake, Landgraf, E. Apel, Brunkow. Second Row-Skemp, Roberts, Bechtel, Krebs, Petersen, J. Smith, Vilea. First Row-J. Beran, Wharton, Leathers, Lennox, Yoo. OFFICERS P1'o.v1'u'cnf .... J. KIQICIZS Vivo-P1'v.vz'f1'r11t . . . J. SMITH Sccrctary-Trcas1n'v1' . . L. DRAKE N61 THE KEY. 1 920 UofD V UofD I Philopfzronia History The two-score and seven Ayears' thru which the Philophronia Literary Society has lived andservedpits purpose, have not been fruitless. W-The trials were many, but the triumphs were not to be denied. Time cannot efface the benefits, which all who took an active part in' its program, have experienced.. , T Naturally enough, not everything was ideal, 'but it"rnay be said of any Philophronian that he acts his part well. The qual- ing of readings, essays, musical- numbers, and an occasional oration or debate. ' . , To develop a greater spirit of unity, and also to give oppor- tunity toirelax from strenuous mental labor, socials and hikes are held. The social inclination of a person' is thus allowed to express itself. ' Q y l ' , - Nearing the half-century mark of faithful endeavor, withaa .history to look back upon, of which it need not be ashamed, with a future to look forward to wherein' arepromised greater vis- ions of service, and even more abundant success, ,the Philophro- nia need have no fear as to the perpetuity of its life and the triumph of its principles. l67l ity of the literary workthas been of unusual standard, consists. THE KEY. 1 920 W ebsier Qralorical Society Fourth Row-Albrecht, W. Johnson, Corell, Gabler, David, Grimm, L. Oberg, Bregman U. Johnson, Van Evera, Eitzmann, Gizirian. 'Ihird Row-P. Oberg, Anderson, Meyer, Urbach. Second Row-Bernal, Lay, Kraus, Healey, O. Johnson, Winters, K. Ratz, Jno. Smith First Row-Wessels, W, Ratz, Ohmann, F. Johnson, Wieland. OFFICERS President . . . R. iimxmzy lf'1'fv-P1'f.vif1'm:t . A. XVIESSICLS Scr1'clo1'y-7'fcaszn'c1' . T. JNIIQYER 1681 '.. 'T..U 0fD UofDll !irwI:3"1?'V"' " - 3, w, vw-'fr'uvuvrvu',z.ur1g:g1q.gw 'sl ,1-vq,5 'qw g:g,juvl'frK:f'51-.'.+' T THE KEY. 1 920 UofDt . ,UofD Webster' History In 1912 a small group of men organized the Webster Ora- torical Society. The purpose of the society was to create an opportunity for its -members to become efficient in oratory and debate. ' Oratory is the well-spring of eloquence, and gushing up as the waters of life, it quenches the thirst of myriads of men, like the smitten rock of the wilderness, reviving the life of the desert wanderers. But, kind reader, do not think that oratory is our only enter- tainment, but to avoid monotony we render programs every Fri- day evening, which provide for various numbers, such as ora- tions, readings, musical numbers and debates. The aim of the society, however, is not only to develop the literary and musical abilities of the members, but to develop the social side of life. i Years will not deprive us of the pleasant memories of hikes, parties, and the annual banquet. Commencement will' deprive us of some of our active mem- bers, but we feel confident that at .the beginning of the new school year a large number of new students will be attracted by the integrity and enthusiasm of the organization, to fill the va- cancies left by the graduates, and that they will help us to keep up the spirit and the ideals of the society. l69l i-i'U ofD UofD.i'..'i THE KEY, 1 920 Columbia Literary Society Fourth Row-O. Johnson, E. Jansen, H. Buss, Plucker, H. Kramer, H. Cook, E.. Kish. M. Paisley, P. DeBeer, G. Sprang, J. Buchholz. Third Row-J. Janni, A. Schwans, D. Thaden, Ll. Higgins, G. Stratemeyer, S. Apel, G. Hunsinger, F. Berger, H. Wolfe, K. Poglodich. Second Row-M. Paisley, G. Apel, B. Schwans, CT'Bunger, G. Jansen, F. Alberts, C. Gebhard, F. Wolfe, H. Kaupp. First Row-A. Meiers, J. Drake, V. Anderson, M. Beran, E. Frey, J. Jacobs, F. Abraham. OFFICERS Prcsidrnt . . . G. -IANSEN I'icv-P1'mir1r1zt . F. BERGER Sccrvtary-Trcaszlrrf' . C. IIUNGER i701 M ' 'Q ' ""'i if Q. . fs, fr- .i 1' 5:-e-,J-vsp'-':H'..r:':-in-2,9r'::pcm-'gvp431-g,q":y3 wf, '- THE KEY, 1 920 UofD i ,UofD History of Columbia Some three years ago there was a revival of the Concordia Society, which was the beginning of our now widely and favorably known Columbian. The Society was organized with the purpose of arousing literary and musical talent among the stu- dents of the Academy. The society prepares a stu- dent for the societies of the college which he will join upon leaving the Academy. The Columbian has progressed wonderfully dur- ing its three years of existence. The cooperation, loyalty and faithfulness of all of its members have made the great success of our society. Meetings are held every Friday evening, programs are rendered which provide for various numbers, such as readings, essays, debates and musical numbers. ' The society aims to 'develop not only literary but also social qualifications of its members, and to this end the Columbians meet occasionally in Severance Parlors for a sociallevening. Columbian has grown until lt now includes some sixty members, who are influential and active in all Academy activities. l71l THE KEY, 1 920 UofD UofD Liceo Literario Cervanies Third Row-Bas, Orn, Zubia, Payan, Castillo, Dworak, Estrada, Rabago, Llkar J Duran Jiminez, Pagan. Second Row-Trastoy, Lopez, Prof. Perea, Sanchez. First Row-N. Duran, Rodriguez. Prvsidont l'1'uP1rs' .S'm'wtz11'y Ql'1'cas1n'cr OFFICERS zdvuf . . H. Lomsz . F. Eixs . C. MALLIQN N. RODRIGUIQZ E731 ?n7x1g:.-vw 1 l,UofD UofD ,f.A.rLn,,-,.-1, -7 V-ag.-s. .,. . . ,V .., THE KEY, 1 920 Liceo Literario Cervantes "Be honest, if you would be eloquent." The perpetuation of ideals, the establishment of tradition, the desire of far-sighted young men to accomplish great things. these were the elements that brought about the birth of Liceo Literario Cervantes. In the past the society has flourished in its undertakings. From the very beginning our members have shown signs of life and during the term of 1919-.1920 the steady stream of enthus- iasm ran high with all the f'Cervantofilos." There is something in the name "Cervantolilos," for with it the culture of a glorious past is linked with the present. And as we endeavor to achieve in active work the literary ideal so well accomplished by Cervantes, we refresh our programs with up- to-date and interesting subjects such as will be helpful in gain- ing a practical insight into the life of our era. Thus, not only contented in keeping alive a golden past, we pride in nourishing the spirit of modernism. Q "Be honest if you would be eloquent" serves well to give an idea of our programs, for all the "Cervantofilos" are earnest in their work, striving to develop a clear, forceful oratorical style, but, above' all, an honest and intelligent acquaintance of facts. We hope that in the future the new Spanish students will come into our society and keep up the good work that so far has been accomplished. l73l THE KEY, 1920 U of D U ofD Kossuih Oraiorical Socieiy Second Row-Kiss, Farkas, Jacob. Elo, Kerestessy, Fejes. First Rowsbauda, Klauser, F'iSl19l', Poncel, Yoo. OFFICERS Prvsiduzzt . . . . IE. Kmuslalz .S'vf1'ufa1'.v-'l'1'm.v111'm' . . bl. l'oNc3121, rm THE KEY. 1 920 UofD UofD K ossuth History Five years of eventful history lie behind the Kos- suth Oratorical Society. During this time, our horizon broadened, our knowledge deepened, our personality and aim reached a definite channel pointing to a definite fu- ture. Our field is not a narrow one, because our ma- terial consists of the master work of a nation's literary pr.oduction. 'Our society was founded upon the eternal principles of Liberty, justice, Equality and Fraternity, advocated by Louis Kossuth, the champion of democracy-. Kossuth is our inexhaustible fountain of inspiration for true and noble ideals. Through his influence we form our principles, founded upon the eternal rock of Truth. He is our model of eloquence in the art of ora- tory 3-that eloquence, which won the sympathy of free- men for the downtrodden. Our lessons in political wis- dom spring from the heart of an ideal Christian states- man. , . ' Our aim is to become leaders, saturated with the spirit of Kossuth, to work only for the 1noral upliftment of mankind. l75l THE KEY, 1920 Uof D UofD Comenius Circle anci Slovenian Literary Society Third Row-Kuhovski, Dr. Barta, Slabe, Furlan. Second Row-Trojar, Dugar, Gnus, Zele, Poglodich, Milostnik. First Row-Beniger, Miss Barta, J. Rebol, Miss Rebol, Rogelj. SLOVENIAN LITERARY SOCIETY ANIJRIQJ I"l'RL.xN . . . jozlcif SIRIYICLJ . . JXNTON SLAISE. I,lCOI'UI.D M1r.os1'Ni K if IXI.X'I'TlIiiXV GN Us . OFFICERS I'1'esidv11t . I 'ive-Presiderzt Scrrcfary . Ixs'z' St'Cl'L'flll'j' Trvaslrrm' . COMENIUS CIRCLE . ,IOIIN Rlalsui. A Nnmcj J. FURIAN I IXIIRIAM Ii.xR'r,x IVI.X'l"l'IIlCW GNUS i701 F' at-mrv 5 , .-.F.V,---.,,,,.,q-5171 THE KEY. 1 920 i.-"'..U0fD U0fD History of the Slovenian Society and Comenius Circle The above societies were at first each for itself, but the world war had taken from our midst a large per- cent of our old members, particularly those of the Comenius Circle and had forgotten to bring them back. So in order to keep both societies alive and continue the literary work where. they left it, we united our forces, and by working together we were able to pro- duce very interesting and profitable programs. Since all of our members speak the Slavic tongues, we have arranged' our work so that one week is en- tirely devoted to the English and the other to the Slovenian. Our programs consist chieily of literary work. Special attention is also paid to the discussion' of the social problems of to-day in Which all the members are greatly interested. VV e have been benefited by the talks given in our weekly meetings by some members of the faculty. Through the aid of the Slovenian Literary Society and the faculty, we have been able to organize the Slovenian classes. We feel very grateful to the fac- ulty for their assistance in organizing the classes, for giving us a chance ,to master our language more com- pletely which will make us more fit for our future work. l77l THE KEY, 1 920 UofD UofD Overseas Club I I Standing, left to right- FRED A. CORELL . LUCAS T. KREBS . VVILLIAM ALIRRECHT VVILLIAM E. KIEHNE RUSSELL DI. l'lEALEY SIMON D. SIEFKIN . CONRAD K. ABELS Seated- EDMUND J. SMITH . VERYL ANDERSON . ELMER F. BAKER . CHARLES CHODERA FRANK J. HILL . I'IARRY LENNOX . CLARENCE H. ROBERTS IRVING E. GABLER . Infantry, Rainbow Division Medical Department, 32d Division . . Infantry, 90th Division . . Infantry, goth Division . Machine Gun, 88th Division . Prisioners of War Escort Infantry, 35th Division . Tank Corps, 2ndArmy Infantry, 34th Division . 5th Marines, 2d Division . Czecho-Slovak A'rmy . Flying Corps, ISt Army . Navy, "U. S. S. 0klahoma" . Medical Department, 2IlCl Army . Sanitary Corps, 32d Division Us ,Sway -3 M11 tie F NS1?szi'Pfs"22 f"4Bvt:wfr':1is"'i,-"2' "-'H2154 '9?'.:?9f8Si153"f ,Q f' f-'iff-'W'gf-'Wi?"'? THE KEY. 1 920 UofD UofD - Uocrseas Club History The Overseas Club was organized in February, 1920, and has as its membership, fifteen-men who saw active duty .With .the America-n Expeditionary Forces in France. It vvas organized with the idea of perpetuating the spirit of comradeship that existed between the men who served their country on the fields of France and in foreign waters during the Great VVarg to encourage good citizenship, i and to promote patriotism. ' W '- F I The Club 'embraces men who served in the Infantry, Machine Gun, Aviation, Medical, Sanitary, Tanks, Marines, Navy,'Pri1 soner of VVar-Escort and the Czecho-Slovakian Army. Each member saw at least nine months' service overseas. It includes grades and ranks from the "buck-private" to first lieutenant. Even "shave-tails" and, corporals are allowed in its personnel, and they seem to agree splendidly. The good4fellowship formed while-Usoldieringu is a fond re- membrance, and one that through this organization, we hope to continue throughout our college life. OFFICERS ' President . U . . . . F. J. HILL , Vice-President . EDMUND J. SMITH Secretary-Treasurer. . I. E. GABLER l79l THE KEY, 1 920 li...U 0fD La Tribu - - Y--Q.. Fourth Row-Skemp, Barta. Gebhard. Third Row-Hepperle, Maiiield, S. Apel, Cooley, Nitterauer, E. Albrecht, E. Apel, K. Katz, M: Paisley. Second Row-F. Albrecht, Brunkow, Wharton, M. Paisley. First Row-Landgraf, Bechtel. FIRST SEMESTER O. VV11.x1zToN . M. BECIITEL . F. ITRUNKOW M. PAISLEY . OFFICERS SECOND SEMESTER President . M. B1zcH'r1zL Vice-President . H. CLARKE Secretary F. ALllRlECII'l' . Treasmfer . . 'H. SKEMP i301 AUofD lf X is ft! THE KEY. 1 920 La Tribu Hislory La Tribu is an organization existing among the girls of this school who are not living in the dormitories. It was established for the purpose of promoting fellowship and sociability among these girls, to bring them into closer touch with each otherg and further to do away with problems such as homesickness and the like which confront the girl not established with others in a dormitory. We were organized in February 1919 and the following persons were elected to office: Olive VVharton, Presidentg Marguerite Bech- tel, x"lCC-Pl'C'SiflCIltQ Florence Brunkow, Secretary and Mary Paisley, Treasurer. , The following social events took place during this administration: A progressive dinner. beginning with light refreshments at Miss Wharton's, dinner at Helen Skemp's, was followed by a hike to Bech- tel's at which place a demonstration of Delsarte was given and two mediums foretold the future of our clan. On April 2. we entertained the Benjaminites by a Hard Time So- cial at Helen Skemp's. Birthday parties were held on the birthdays of the members, Florence Brunkow, Sophia Apel, Frieda Albrecht, and Hulda Hepperle. Then in October a reunion of our charter members occurred at the Albrecht home at Sherrills, Iowa. The initiation of the new members took place at our Hallowe'en party at Miriam Barta's. This affair was sadly interrupted by two ghosts. In February a swap-and-grab bag social was held in connection with the annual election. A i ,Our present officers are: Marguerite Bechtel, Presidentg Helen Clarke, Vice-President, Frieda Albrecht, Secretary, and Helen Skemp, Treasurer. We wish to say with our vigilant mascot, "Mr, Owl," that we have had a very successful year and we look forward to a coming year of progress. H311 '..TZ."UofD F cUofD--ii THE KEY. 1 920 Souih Dakota Group Fourth Row-Carman, Poppen, Sprang, Plucker, H. Hortsch, Klinger. Third Row-Frey, Schnock, Eslick, A. St,ra,temeye1', 'IH Meyor,Alherts, Gluenkin, Meiers Second Row-Uhdvn, B. Svhwans, T. Meyer, A. Hortsch, A. Schwans, G. Stratemeyer First, How-Hunger, Thaden. I8-21 0fD UofD-l THE KEY. 1 920 UofD .UofD A South Dakotanfs Creed "I believe in South Dakota, in the fertility ofher soil, the warmth of her sunshine, and the nurturing tenderness of her winter snowsg I believe in the simple beauty of her rolling prairies and the more peretentious splendor of her western hills. I believe in- her. government, and in .her in- stitutions of home and church and school, I believe in the sturdy, intelligent manhood of her sons, and the chaste womanhood of her daughtersg the hundred per cent Amer- icanism of her whole people. ' I believe that under the skies of South Dakotaawill continue to grow and prosper an in- telligent, .patriotic and God-fearing people, amply able to worli out and solve the perpleicingproblems of the future as they have those of the past. I believe that as the bright noonday sun is only the fulfillment of the morning proph- ecy of its dawning isplendor, 'so the accomplishments of our State to-day are the monuments of the hardy pioneers of yesterday. belieye that as'the gorgeoustints of the sunset skies predict the coming of a ,brightto-mo-rlrowl the proud record and accomplishments of South Dakota surely point to a State whose star shall outshine all others in the Flag of our Country." , F. S. i331 - THE KEY, 1920 l'.l U0fD U0fD The "l3" Club Third Row-Celander, E. Loemker, Schneider, DeBerg. Second Row-SBessen1er, Harder, Hook, Arends, Beebe, Aalderks. First, Rowkllichards, Krebs, Baker, L. Loemker, Parker, Buchholz, Duke. OFFICERS l'1'f'sir1'v1zt . A . . T.. IDIQMKER lf'irv-l'1'u.vi41'v11I . . T. PARKER S'0f1'az'z11'y-T1'cas1u'cr . . E. Brxlclck ISN 1 Q, ...Jr pls -:gi iq- THE KEY. 1920 UofD. .U0fD The " l3,' Club Hislory For the benefit of those who may perhaps be ill informed or even perchance lack any definite knowledge as concerns the char- acter, ideals and purpose of the 13 Club, we take this opportun- ity of elucidating the matter. The .13 Club, an outgrowth of what was formerly known as the A. D. P., was organized some live years ago by a small esoteric group of men with a definite purpose in view. That purpose may briefly be summarized by Christian fraternity,- implying general helpfulness as well as a closer sociallrelation- ship between its several members, not only for the better shap- ing of their own individual character, but also for the enhance- ment of a deeper, truer and more virile college spirit. To ac- complish this end a varied group of college men banded them- selves together, knowing that numbers and unity of purpose would make them strong. But similarly as every ship of state must needs weather both stormy, treacherous anddangerous seas as well as the pleasant sunny calms, so must every' organization, whatsoever its nature, encounter treacherous shoals as well as the smooth deep chan- nels. Having more of less successfully weathered all seas dur- ing the past few years, the 13 Club has come to a place where it is desirous of changing from a two-master to one of several masts, and where in the past it was only possible to spread one or two sails, it nowmdesires to throw out to the breezes a fuller set, namely, by affiliating itself with some good national frater- nity and thereby benefitting not only itself but also the univer- sity as a whole. This brieliy is the ego of every member of the brotherhood, and to that end no efforts are being spared. In fact several committees are at present 'busily engaged in enrleavoring speed- ily to consummate the Club's aims. With the materialization of present plans the 13 Club stands at the dawn of a new day. lS5l -- ... THE KEY, 1 920 UofD UofD maj 5 A' I gr ,'?'5' L X :f I, ' 'I 'E ,l'15f:H f,,, I I 4' 'L f . ' I 2 X492 -A -.., A ,JA 42 X , 'ut' , , 'X 1 4' 1 4 Wil f , ,...v 'vip' mv, ml. Ex ' -2' A" 'llwl r v vf42' ' ,.' ' X 'f 12' 1 ' f 111 g ww , f -' - - 2 "5 hw L 5 P W .gif 1- ,V Il, . ,mg L H 125,1 4 5 'W 5. is?" U., yffgfl ggxzssszg' 'riff 'QW X :5r:.Z531 r?"'l:',xf1g:l..' y - "' sag! ' ix ,EJU , VZ: L, ...I-, 1' :L iff!! 1133 f'f':"-Z-21" 3 V I . an :,:,, ...KW - ' 1 , x-ei-1,9 ip E:-rlsxef ,,,.J.- - -',-.455-g.gi,1,-35:-1 ,qw Q '4::1,, ' - fe ,f 91-.v.35' lZq.,, Wo, ' f I .b s',',5' .. -' ,gl 1 . "mf fl :S .fgifzi .- 4535 Q. ' P, -xu,g.g-,,Q V ":- f, 1 . . " Q '-j'a12aEi5' ,-.iff 5735"-2,25 .f SQTIL-Q .-1-43--21+ .-aww? zfifguflgxy " N X f':1- -gg X. kg-3.... '. juli' A ' , , J,- 1 1. . . r -D T, M K .,Y, -, rf. , .,,- , THE KEY, 1 920 J of D eU of 1 66 Dlll-BZUQlUl3 FlG?lll'Sl'9 This slogan has inspired onr rnen ln hattle, thrilled them ln vletory, heartened thern ln adversity, 6'!Dnhnone Fights!" Many an opponent can attest the ifaet. Whether rnnnlng vvlth the tide of fortnne, or heating against the hrealcers of rnlsehanee, onr zznen have never svverved from the intent and letter ol their vvateh vvord. Loyalty, eo:operatlon, pnrpose: lnl manhood have dlstlngnlshed their eon: dnet. Vletory they have shared ealrnly, de: feat they have reeelved vvlth eonanllnlty.. We are prond ot' onr lnen and of their achievements on field and eonrt. We are still more prond of the spirit vvhleh has ntade these achievements posslhle, and has given thern their slgnltleaneeg vvhleh has corn: ntended onr lnstltntlon to all lovers of elean sport and lair playg' vvhleh has estahllshed a tradition vvorthy the rnlsslon and the his: tory of onr Aklnyza Mater. l37l THE KEY, 1 920 'UofD UofD John G. Chalmers, Director of Athletics N31 THE KEY, 1920 UofD UofD The "DU Club Third Row-J. Krebs, Bessemer, Dirks, DeBerg, Schneck, Abben Second Row-Lennox, Martinez, Hook, Harder, Bregman, Duke. First Row-Arends, S. Lay, Armstrong, Parker, Buchholz, Bernal OFFICERS l'r'vsidv11z' E . . . . T. lfxklualz I'v1.l't"IDl'l'S1.dt'll1 . . . 51. .fXRrx1s'rlzoNc: 1'1illUIIt'l'f11 .S'vr1'rz'r11'y. . . . S. Lu' ci0I'l'f'Sf'0Jldfllg S0r'1'4'fu1'y . l'. lTUC111l0I-Z N91 THE KEY., 1920 U of D U 0fD T901 THE KEY 1 920 .UofD UofD FOOTBALL Captain Krebs I911 Ll'-..U of D THE KEY, 1 920 UofD The Squad Fourth Row-J. Smith, Carman, Klosterboer, Corell, Marks, Ganfield, Eitzmann U1 bach, Jno. Smith. T hird Row-Oberg, Conn, Farley, Parker, Bessemer, Schneck, Richards. Second Row-Miller, Baker, Hook, Arends, Lowe, Armstrong. First Row-Aalderks 1ManagerJ, Harder, DeBerg, Krebs fCaptainJ, Lennox, Lay, Dnks Chalmers liioachj. 1 931 1"" ".U ofD UofD'l- THE KEY. 1 920 Resume of the 1919 Football Season A three-cornered tie for first place in the lowa Conference was the result of our endeavors during the past foot-ball season. September Sth, 1919, was the first call and a large number of men reported for the team. Some of our veterans had not as Y ii yet finished their sum- mer's contracts and at A Hrst were not avail- . i able, but nevertheless the practice was be- gun in earnest by our coach, Mr. John G. Chalmers. There was quite a problem pre- sented to the coach by the loss thru gradua- tion of Sol Butler, the greatest foot-ball player that ever donned the moleskins at Dubuque. But there was a star in embryo and, before the season was half over, we realized that we had a second lfutler among us. Shortly before the first game, .lohn De-Berg and Sherman Arends reported and we were once again assembled. Quite a number of promising candidates re- ported. and within a week the first scrimmage was held. Our first game was with the LaCrosse Normal School. the same team that smirched a clean record the previous year, and we were out for revenge. In a slow and uninteresting game, made so by the extreme heat, we trounced the in- vader. Our next game was one of the most important of the season, with Coe College. We invaded Cedar Rapids and in one of the most sensational and exciting games ever seen on the Coe field, we defeated Coe l2-10. "Armyf' Bessemer, Krebs, Lowe. Carman and Hook played exceptionaly well in this game. and all the others were in there fighting with all they had until the final whistle. Gur next game was with Cornell College. A victory in this game would have given us a clear claim to the Conference title. Alas, we were not to wing the hand of Fate was against us. Altho we made two touchdowns that were not allowed, on forward passes out of the goal zone, and tho we made twenty first downs to our opponents' two, we could not 'fbring home the bacon." In the last minute of play we had a chance to win, but just as the ball was about to be passed the whistle blew. ending the game and our immediate chance at the Conference title. Coe College however defeated Cornell the next Saturday and it all ended in a three-cornered tie. Our next game was with Parsons College, another of the Conference teams They were reputed to be strong, and with our fellows not in the best' of condi- tion we invaded Fairfield County. "Army', was in bad shape and it was doubt- l93l THE KEY, 1 920 fF00ibn!!-C011ti111wd.j ful if he could start. Ilut, with the grit that made him famous all years, he went into the game crippled, and led to a 20-6 victory. The game was very rough, but our boys all came thru the ordeal in good style. VVe now began preparations for Luther College. The "Swedes" had again started foot-ball after a lapse of a cou- ple years. Big and husky, they were not . , - if . to be lightly reckoned ' ' -' e with and Coach Chal- mers gave the men hard work all week. Our machine was in the pink of condition and we trounced the Lutherans 50-7. The schedule now called for an invasion of the Missouri Valley Conference, supposed to be of a higher class than the Iowa Conference. Grinnell was the opponent and, flushed with our recent vic- tories, we left for Grinnell. To the surprise of all our most ardent admirers we simply ran away with the home team. Our team played with all the snap and pep that they were capable of, and when the dust of the battle cleared, the score- board showed us the victor, 31-14. This was quite a feather in our cap, and the critics of Iowa began to notice the machine that Coach Chalmers had built up. "Army" again showed that as a quarter-back and field-general he was with- out peer in Iowa colleges. As our farewell encounter of the season we stacked up against the Chicago Y. M. C. A. College of Chicago, Illinois. They had an excellent record and contained in their line-up some stars of the First magnitude, also men who had been stars at other colleges before entering the training school. The hard work of the week previous and the prime condition of our men were the deciding fac- tors and we overwhelmed the Wfindy City team, 50-O. Captain Krebs played a whirlwind game and every time that "Arrny', ran with the ball it was a large gain for Dubuque. Hook, Dellerg and Dirks, playing their last game for Du- buque, showed the same iight and stellar play that has characterized their work thruout their foot-ball career. Taken as a whole, the foot-ball season was a decided success and a monu- ment to the coaching ability of Mr. Chalmers, the greatest foot-ball coach in Iowa. He devoted his time unsparingly,.and the results of his efforts could be seen in every game. XYe are indeed fortunate in having a coach of his ability. and we sincerely hope that he will be turning out winning teams at the Univer- sity of Dubuque for many years to come. Next year we hope to win the Con- ference title without the shadow of a doubt, and at present writing the outlook is very bright. l94l l ofD UofD"l"-' .-1 1,.a,n-34.-yy y THE KEY, 1 920 UofD UofD FOOTHA LL LETTER MEN CAPTAIN PAUL KREBS "Tilly" played a hard aggressive game all season. His tackling and off tackle smashes were of the -highest orderg his style of aggres- sive play cannot be excelled by any player in the State. Ut is worthy of notice that in the Chicago Y. M. C. A. game Captain Krebs took the ball straight thru the line for a touch- down 85 yards away.J We will have "Tilly" for another season, and next year his name should grace the All-State mythical eleven. CORNELIUS HOOK The best center in the State. Hook in all his foot-ball has never been outplayed. He al- ways passes the ball with uncanny accuracy and then proceeds to take two men out of the play. We certainly will miss "Con" next year and we will always remember him as one of the greatest centers that ever played at the Delhi institution. R. VERE LOVVE Another of our boys from the State of Kan- sas. It was our sturdy halfback that gave us the lead in the Coe game, and it was this same lad who threw the enemy back when our fleet ends had spilled the interference. Lowe had honorable mention for All-Conference, and if he had been a punter would undoubtedly have made the Hrst team. STEPHEN BESSEMER "Bess" played the game that made him fa- mous in 1916. We had been waiting for "Bess" to come thru again and he did it with a ven- geance this year. The Coe game was Besse- mer's bestg his tackling and off-tackle smashes were spectacular. "Bess" received honorable mention on the All-Conference team and we are looking for him to place higher next year. i951 . T. THE KEY. 1 920 UofD UofD FOOTBALL LETTER MEN CAPTAIN-ELECT JOHN ARMSTRONG "Army" has won so many letters in all sports at the University of Dubuque that it is a hard matter to pick the sport in which he scintillates the most. At the beginning of the season we were without a quarterback, but up comes "Army" and plays sensational ball all season, ending up with selection for All-State and All-Conference elevens. Defense and of- fence, Johnny was always there and his selec- tion of plays merits praise. - THOMAS PARKER A Tommy set out to make a name for himself on the gridiron, and he succeeded. When our line was faltering in the Coe game, he put in the needed pep and played a large part in our victory. OLE CARMAN One of the surprises of the season was fur- nished by this lanky Swede. After trying hard t.o win a place in the back-field he was shifted to end. After a week "Ole" was playing at top speed. The honor of scoring the winning points in the Coe game fell to the lot of our stellar end. His tackling was good and his breaking up of interference was of the highest order. We look for great things from Carman 'next year. SHERMAN ARENDS One of the veterans of the squad, his play- ing this year shone with the same lustre as of old. This being his last year, Sherman play- ed with all the dash and pep possible, and when he hit the line he certainly was good for from 10 to 15 yards. His play attracted the notice of the critics and helwas picked for All- Conference. i961 - .,..f.4,a' THE KEY, 1 920 UofD UofD FOOTBALL LETTER MEN JOHN DEBERG It was with grief and joy that we were able to announce before the LaCrosse game that our star tackle had returned to school. Without any practice Jack stepped into the game and played with all the vigor of old. He did a great deal in helping us to defeat the Normalites and in all the games to follow. For four long years he has been one of the stars of our team, and it is with regret that we see John's foot-ball career come to a close. ' EVERT DIRKS Dirks played a hard consistent game, and whenever an off-tackle smash was called, the hole was always there for the man You sim- ply could not move our "Rock of Gibraltar" on the defense. This marks the end of "Old Reliable's" foot-ball career, and we can but hope that Conn will play as hard a game as Dirks always did. ELMER BAKER The "Homesteader," just back from the Marines, whose tactics come to good use in football. He never let anything get over or under him. It was a delight to watch him throw the opposing guards and tackles around. This is Felix's last year and his position will be a hard one to fill. SIMON LAY Another of the "old guard" and one of our trusty line-men. "Si" gave us his best which is some game. Lay di tinguishedlhimself in the Coe game, turning back the invader on numerous occasions. Aggressive, hard, clean foot-ball make Lay one of our most feared line-men. l97l THE KEY. 1 920 UofD UofD FCJOTBALL LETTER MEN VICTOR A. HARDER Three ends, each as good as the other, was our good fortune last year. "Pop" completed the list. Altho he had never played college football and little at high school, the "old man" reported for the squad. In a week "Pop" was "mowing them down", and we could soon see that he would be a regular. Altho handi- capped by bad legs, Harder played a smashing gameg when the pile was cleared "Pop" was always on the bottom. We have him with us next year and we are predicting great things for him. PAUL J. FARLEY "Pete" never played foot-ball at Dubuque, but had made quite a reputation at Atlantic City High School, N. J. When Coach Chalm- ers heard about this, he soon had "Pete" out. Farley developed into the best end of the sea- son on our team. Altho very light, "Pete" made it up in speed and iight. He tackled hard and low. Next year Farley should be a cracker-jack end, and if he can take on a lit- tle weight should break into the honor roll. WILLIAM SCHNECK "Wild Bill," as we are wont to call him, was everything his name implies. The hard- est problem of Coach Chalmers was finding out where to play "Bill," He starred as a center, guard and tackle. He was the bone of contention of the Scrubs. "Bill" will be with us again next year, and we are predicting in him a second Hook. l93l THE KEY. 1 920 UofD Uofn BASKETBALL Captain Lowe 901 THE KEY, 1 920 UofD ' UofD"'l The .Squad Second Row-Armstrong, Farley, Harder, Taber, Parker, Peterson fCoachJ First How-Duke, Lowe, Lennox, H001 THE KEY, 1 920 T-lU of D .U of D The Season Coach Peterson issued the call for basket-ball as- pirants in December, but as the Christmas holidays were upon us we were not able to do much. , The outlook was very bright for a winning team as i we had Captain Lowe, Armstrong, Taber and Parker , from last year's team. Qf the new men that reported Farley, Duke, Harder, Lennox and Yoo showed the most likely to clinch the vacant position. After trying various combinations, our coach decided on Armstrong and Taber, forwards, Parker and Farley, guardsg and Captain Lowe, center. This combination worked with snap and precision, and with Coach Peter- son's system working on all cylinders, we won our first game with Luther. VVe then met Des Moines College in a Conference game and they fell easy victims to our team. Next came the Cornell team, flushed with three straight victories over the lowa University team. Our team exhibited its best brand of basket-ball that night, and we simply rained goals in the second half, smother- ing the visitors, 42-26. This was our biggest victory of the season and the dopesters had us figured for first Ctvach Peterson place in the Iowa Conference. Now comes the sad part of the story. Vile started on a trip to Des Moines, for the purpose of meeting Des Moines College in a return game, Drake Uni- versity, and Simpson College, in three nights. The first named fell an easy vic- tim, Captain Lowe scoring more points than the entire Des Moines team. The next- night we played the Drake team, they got off to a wonderful start and we were trailing at the end of the hrst half, 13-8. Qur team came back with the old pep and, with one minute to play, we were within one point. Secretary Taylor, the official of the game, was decidedly off color. and was unable to handle the teams, so the game became a little rough. Not being able to cope with the situation, he began calling fouls without any reason, and he became so excited that he called a foul on Captain Lowe for asking what a previous foul had been called for. The Drake forward converted this foul into the tally that beat us. The next night we set out for Indianola to play Simpson, in a game that would decide the Conference Championship. VVho should we see but Sec- retary Taylor alighting from the train to officiate. VVel1, Coach Peterson ex- plained where the team stood and that no partiality would be tolerated. In the fastest game the writer has ever witnessed the Dubuque team went down to de- feat. lt was a good game and the Simpson players deserve all the credit for fC'0ntimicd on page IO.,l.j fioii THE KEY., 1920 ' UofD UofD 11021 THE KEY, 1 920 U of D. , -U ofD Basketball Leiter Men TABER "Red" played his best game in the Parsons melee when he caged fifteen bas- kets. The combination- Lowe to Armstrong to Ta- ber-was like the Sl,000,- 000 infield of Connie Mack and worked with the same precision. Taber will be back again next year and should break into the select list of All-Conference. ARMSTRONG Our four-sport man lived up to his reputation as one of the best shots in any Iowa college, and the crit- ics placed him on the first All- Conference team, at forward. "Army" played a fast game, especially at Cor- nell, where he had Sander- son dizzy in his efforts to guard him. "Army" led the team in scoring. A PARKER "Tom" played the same steady game that he has shown for the past two years. He did not confine his activities to guarding alone, but was a valuable cog in the scoring machine. Tom made the record of scoring in every game we played. Besides his stellar ability as a guard, his ge- nial disposition made him one of the most popular men in the Conference. FARLEY "Pete" was the surprise of the season. Having never come out for basket-ball at Dubuque, we were sur- prised to see the fast game he exhibited. There was a secret, for "Pete" was a star in his high school days at Atlantic City, N J.. Tom and Pete formed a formid- able pair of guards, and with both of them back next year the victories should be numerous. CAPTAIN Lowa Formerly a guard, Lowe was converted into a center and outjumped every man but Hendrickson, who tow- ered six inches above him. Lowe ran wild in the Des Moines game, caging ten field goals, and thruout the season played a hard con- sistent game. Lowe should have had a place on one of the Conference selections. H031 '-'...-lUofD UofDl...."""' THE KEY. 1 920 The Season I fBasketbalI--Continuedj g the fast, clean battle they put up. They were the best team that ours was called upon to face, and they made good their reputation as speed merchants. A re- turn game in Dubuque would have been worth going miles to see. YVe lost to Cornell, at Mt. Vernon, in one of the slowest games of the sea- son. It was anybody's game, but we lost it thru inability to convert our chances into goals. The opportunity was presented, but we lacked the scoring punch. The next game, which marked one chock full of excitement, was played at Cedar Rapids against Coe. It was one of those occurrences that are bound to occur now and then. A policeman, an angry mob, a couple of lights that would make Jack Dempsey turn green with envy, all helped to make the game one to be long remembered. We started with live regulars and finished with three. Harder and Len- nox were substituted for Parker and Armstrong, and altho it broke up the team- work, they both played good games individually. VVe lost the game, and again we had no chance to play a return game. Now out of the running for the Con- ference Championship, we started out afresh and trounced our rivals in all the remaining games of the schedule. Our season was not as successful as it might have been, but the boys were in the game all the time fighting hard, and not for one moment did they forget the Dubuque spirit. With our team intact next year we will profit by our losses and expect to see the Conference banner flying on Delhi street. 559 ll04l UofD 1' 1 ,. THE KEY. 1920 UofD BA SE BALL Captain Farley N051 'i-'T.U of D ' U of D ' THE KEY. 1 920 Varsity Baseball Team, 1919 Second Row-Carman, Kiehne. Cook QCaptainJ, Harder, Taber, Farley, Parker, Peter- .son QManagerJ. First Row-Armstrong, Bessemer, Zubia, Briggs, Lennox, Plass QCoachJ. I 1061 ' . THE KEY. 1920 W..l'.U0fD UofDl-..?" Baseball-M I 91 9 Season The most successful team in the history of the University was the record achieved by our 1919 base-ball team., We had the material and Coach Plass, the ex-Dubuque Three-I League manager, whipped together a winning aggregation. We had Captain Cook, Bes- semer, Armstrong, Parker, Kiehne and Farley the l920icaptain as a nucleus. The squad was enhanced by the arrival, after the S. A. T. C. had given way to regular college registration, by Taber and Harder, two Rock Island boys, and Lennox from Bethlehem, Penna. VVe also started out with Dempsey, who left us to play professional base-ball with' the Moline Three-I League. We lost only two games, and in return games we easily defeated those teams that had forced us to defeat. Taber and Harder alternated in the box and both showed more than ordinary skill, at the end of the season both men receiving flattering offers from league teams., Our regular line-up started with Taber, pitching, Harder, firstabaseg Farley, catchingg Parker, 2nd .baseg Armstrong, short-stop, Bessemer, third baseg Kiehne, left-field, Lennox, center-iieldg Zubia, right field. Our biggest victory was over Drake, and we had a very strong claim to the State Championship as Drake defeated all the best teams in the State. The batting and fielding averages of the players follow: GAMES BATTING FIELDING Lennox . 7 I .390 1.000 Armstrong . . 7 ' .350 .900 Harder . 7 .333 .975 Bessemer . . 7 .320 .975 Taber .' 7 .295 .975 Farley . 7 .285 .990 Carman . 1 , .285 1.000 Zubia . 5 .270 1.000 Parker . 7 .235 1.000 Kiehne . 7 .050 1.000 Cook 7 .050 .97 5 I 107 1 ii THE KEY, 1920 Uof D UofD IIORI F ,,,. , ,.,,, I. A , A . ,W V . . K th , ', Q ,,., 'V' . --anf"'.'a ,,, 5. THE KEY. 1 920 ' UofD UofD TRACK Captaih Duke H091 THE KEY. 1920 .....l.UofD UofD Relay Team, I 91 9 4 Second Row-Arends, Hook fManagerJ, Butler. First Row-Duke, Bregman. H101 ,J zu' . .- ,.-. .ue 15, THE KEY. 1 920 ' ofD UofDil +1919 Track Season Our track team, led by the mighty Sol Butler, enjoyed a season of great success. To start the season we had Butler, Bregman, Duke, Arends, Arm- strong, Krebs and Rogers. Out of this galaxy of stars a relay team was to be picked for the Drake Relays. Our Coach, Mr. Harry Smith, a former Olym- pic champion in the dashes, had a big problem ahead as all the men were good track men. The only man sure of a place was Captain Butler. ' Three days before the meet Coach Smith picked the quartet that would represent the Blue and White at Drake. The team consisted of Captain-elect Duke, Bregman, Ar- ends and Captain Butler. In one of the most sensational-races of the meet, in which Captain Butler had to pick up twenty yards before he was on even terms with Frentress, the Coe flier, Dubuque was victorious. In.this race Sol ran one of the most remarkable- quarters of the year. Off with a good start, the school had high hopes of a Conference championship. Due to injuries and scholastic difficulties our team was not represented by its full strength, and in the meet with Coe we .did not do as well as expected. Our team of ten men ran against thirty-two Coe men, and the Cedar Rapids men captured the meet. Butler and Duke were the shining lights- of the meet. The next meet was the Conference meet, Duke entered five men in this meet and in a remarkable come-back won second place in the meet where such col- leges as Cornell, Des Moines, Coe, Simpson and Parsons were entered with full teams. Captain Butler was the star of the meet, accomplishing what no man has ever done in a Conference meet, winning Eve first places for a total of 25 points. He was crowned Conference champion inthe hurdles, dashes, shot-put, broad-jump. Joe Duke, our popular captain-elect, won thepchampionship in the running high jump, and placed in several other events, as' did Armstrong. "Army" wouldhave captured the pole-vault, but he had suffered a pulled ten- don the week previous and was not in shape. Bregman showed up well in the events he took part in. - ' Taking into consideration the shorttime and preparation we had, and the loss of several of our men, the season was 'a remarkable success, the men all worked hard and all they won was by dint of hard work. Our Captain, Sol Butler, was the shining light of all the track men in Iowa, and defeated the cream of the United States at the University of Pennsylvania relay races, in the 100-yard dash and the broad jump, in the latter breaking the records for this event in the Pentathlon. Armstrong and Duke have the makings of great track men, but they were not noticed so much because they were in the shadow of the greatest track man that ever donned the spiked shoes at this institution. 11111 THE KEY, 1920 ""l'.. -U of D U Of 1 Academy Fooiball Third Row-Buchholz, Patrick, Jansen, F. Wolfe, Sprang. Second Row--Anton, H. Wolfe, Nelson, Rebol, Plucker, M. Be-ran, Peterson iCoachJ First Row-Jacob, Charleson, Dora, Legel, A. Johnson. lll2j THE KEY. 1 920 UofD UofD Fieshmen-Academy Basketball Team Second Row-Sinaiko, Charleson, Fbtch, Ganiield, Peterson, Coachl. First Row-Patrick, Dora, Rebol. U131 THE KEY. 1920 Uofn U ofD Inter- Class Baslgelball Champions SOPHOMORE TEAM Second Row-Roberts, Beebe, La Berge. First Row-Aalderks, Yoo, J. Johnson. I1141 THE KEY. 1920 UofD UofD TENNIS ,VVe have started tennis at the school and it has been taken up with much enthusiasm. VV e had a tournament that included the entire school. The win- ners of last year's tournament played thru the entire tournament. Aalderks, the champion of last year, again came thru with flying colors and, paired with Qliver Ohmann, won the doubles.. Miss Florence Brunkow won the Ladies' Singles, and Homer Kaupp won the Academy singles. Tennis is getting to be a very popu- lar sport at our institution, and some day we hope to have it officially recog- nized by the school as a minor sport. Last year in the in- door championship our doubles team defeated the city champions gaining prestige for themselves and the school. A Tennis Club has been organized and is gaining many new members. Next year the membership should include the entire school and a schedule with other schools will be drawn up. Q I Some good players were developed, notably Charleson, Beebe, Roberts and Patrick. With Aalderks, Charleson, Ohmann, and Beebe back in school next year, a good team is assured. rnsy THE KEY. 1 920 SOL BUTLER I ""'i Conference champion, State champion, Inter- . Allied champion, all in one year, was the record j achieved by our Captain, Sol Butler. Never before in the history of the school was such a record achieved by any man, and the laurels for the vic- tory go to our colored youth. Vvfhen the United States government decided to send a team across the pond to compete with the best of the teams of other countries, the selection of men who had been in the service of the country began. Butler, of the University of Dubuque, Harry VVorthington, the Dartmouth star, and others prominent in track ath- letics were mentioned. Butler was the unanimous selection from men of this country to go over, by virtue of his victories in the 100-yard dash and broad jump at the Penn Relays. On his departure for France, Sol was given a rousing send-off by the college band and all the students proceeded to the station to give our champion a rousing farewell. The next news we heard of Sol was his defeat in the 100-yard dash by Eddie Teschner, the ex- Harvard flier, and Paddock, the California star. But we were not counting on Sol in the hundred as . much as in the broad jump. Our hopes were not in vain, for the cablegram brought us the news of his remarkable jump and vic- tory, attaining a new French record and nearly smashing the world's record. His actual jump was 24 feet 9 inches. In this event he defeated the stars from France, Belgium, United States, New Zealand, Canada, Australia, and other countries. As a reward he was presented with medals from the Government of France, the United States, with a certificate by General Pershing, and the King of Montenegro, not to be outdone, made Sol a Knight of the Third Order of Danilo. Wie are proud that a man from our university should gain such prominence and honors, and it is a credit to our institution that we are possessor of men of a calibre which can compete with and defeat representatives of nations all over the world. VVhen Sol hangs up his track shoes for good, the records he achieved while he was at the university will live on as long as the walls of the buildings are standing. All credit to Sol, and may he be as successful in life as he was in Athletics.. VVe are looking expectantly for him to break the world's record in the broad jump at the Olympics at Antwerp this summer and, a little tip from the Editor, I think he will. fum illll of D .U of 1 IVXXISIC X Xf 'AJ THE KEY. 1 920 l-U of D. . -U of D MUSIC D PAR TMEN T The music department of our institution has assumed a position of commanding' importance, not only in the school itself, but also in the life of the community. Under the capable and whole- hearted guidance of Mrs. Leman, director of vocal music, and Mr. Bremicker, director of instrumental music, this department has grown until it now boasts of half-a-dozen organizations which compare favorably with any similar organizations in the State. Mrs, Leman, as head of the vocal department, has an inspiring personality which accounts for the success attending her work. The glee club, the mixed chorus, the girls' glee club, the university quartet, and the classes in vocal music all bear testimony to her genius for things musical. The instrumental department has made an enviable record un- der the direction of Mr. Bremicker. The enthusiastic reception accorded the orchestra on its recent tour stands as witness to his tireless efforts. The large class of piano students receives instruc- tion from teachers at the Kleine School of Music, through special arrangement with our institution. During the first semester, and throughout Mrs. Leman's leave of absence, Mrs. Minert took charge of the vocal work in an effic- ient and successful manner. Miss Ethel Grundy, as assistant and accompanist to Mrs. Leman, deserves great credit for the faithful and skilful manner in which she discharges her duties. The music department plays a vital part in the life of the school and community. May it continue to flourish and to make itself felt as an agency of beauty and progress! 11171 THE KEY., 1 920 UofD UofD THE BAND H181 'lWi.-'U of D -U of D.'i""i' THE KEY, 1 920 University Band T he University Band, formerly known as the Dubuque College Band, under which name it existed up until the change of the institution's name, is growing steadily, and sees a bright horizon to be realized in the near future. This organization has surely been blessed with favor in its striving for success. Within a year we can look back and see a disorganized group of would-be musicians striving hard every Monday evening 'to blend their efforts into harmony, and then we see the Spring come with a new vigor and inspiration, with a tour in viewg and then, and only then, did -the boys start to hustle. NVith his little nucleated group, the Director commenced conscientiously to have a band of polished musicians by May Ist. He had achieved this end when, on April 27th, the band had the distinguished honor of leading the parade at the annual celebration of Gen. U. S. Grant's birth- day at Galena, Ill. The management was now confident of success and urgedthe tour to its uttermost. The following towns cordially entertained us to the very utmost of their ability, for which we offer our hearty thanks: In order they were, Grundy Center, Dyke, Wellsburg, Ackley, Applington, and Parkersburg, six live, progressive, little towns in the heart of the State of Iowa. ' ' The band boasted of being the best musical organization. that ever went out to represent our institution, and praise from these districts surely confirms this report. I The band this year is not up to par, due to the graduation of some of the more important members and the absence of others, but those that are left are doing their best for the attainment of their ideal. Many of the boys are learning their instruments, this being their first year, but the older members are doing their best to hold the "ship" together until next year, when we predict a better band than ever. The band went with the orchestra this spring as a supplement to their concerts and traveled in the State of Wisconsin, and.all members speak very favorably of the good times and cordial treatment they were permitted to enjoy. The institution has most promising material for the band, and is laying plans for the best organization it has ever had. For all who can play an instrument, the band offers a great opportunity to receive valuable train- ing and to advance the interests of the school at the same time. 11191 THE KEY, 1920 UofD UofD U niversiiy Orchestra h fe Third Row-Petersen, W, Johnson, Rockwell, Plucker, Sprang, Bird, Loeniker Drees man, Nelson, Berger, Klauser. Second Row-Kokurndza, Hortsch, Krebs, Hook, Beebe, Schneider, Kaupp Lennox Arends, Ratz, H. Johnson, Bremicker, Eitznian. First Row-Klinger, Dirks ORGANIZATION OF THE ORCHESTRA A. F. Breniicker, Director Edward Eitzniann President Fred Petersen, Secretary and Treasurer Harry Schneider, Business Manager Wm. Ratz. Librarian Piano- Cello- Trombone- Leroy Loemker Herman Klinger Leslie Bird lst Violins- Euphonium- Saxophone- Harry Schneider Angelo Rockwell Menne Plucker Edward Eitzniann Clarinets- Bass- Benjamin F. Klauser Harold Johnson Znd Violins- Frank Berger George Sprang Hermann Hortsch Earl Beebe Jacob Krebs Cornets- Vincent Nelson Demetrius Kokui' Alto- Fred Petersen udza Evert Dirks Bass Druni- VVm. Ratz Snare Drum- John Dreesman fl2Ol ..f.:.., ,,,,1,,,,,,.w.:4, V -.i .,,,,1V..,M,,q V-.- THE KEY. 1 920 I 0fD a UofDl" Reminiscences of the Orchestra Tour Qlntercepted letters from --- to .j Highland, Wis., May Sth, 1920. ' My dearest -. , I Q VVell how is every little thing at Adams Hall? I suppose just lovely. I surely wish I could have bee11 with you last night, as you would not have had to study your psychology, and the evening was surely wonderful for a little stroll. This town is just dandy, only we are not doing as well socially as we might. Some of the boys are faring real well, but we older fellows, that have learned to stay away from fickle women, have not met many peo- ple yet. Guttenburg turned out fine last night and we had a very apprec- iative audience, and they were not all that turned out, for this morning we all turned out at 4 o'clock to go over by ferry to Glen Haven, and thence here. Highland is a dandy little town and has lots of nice-looking girls, but of course none of them bother me. My friend, that is the singer, is a rather passive youth and. as he will take care lest I stray from the path of recti- tude, I fear not. Vt7ell I will look for your letter at Lone Rock. Hope you got my card from Guttenburg. I I remain very affectionately, Yours, I Muscoda, Wis., May 7th, 1920. My ,dearest ----. o So glad to hear irom you this afternoon. One oi the boys brought your letter to me. How kind of you to drop me a line of encouragement. VVe are surely getting along line. Highland opera house was packed to over- Howing and they surely had an appreciative audience. The concert went off as usual. Rev. Bremicker gave a little party for some of us. Some school teachers were there, but only a few, and the boys took them home. I lived next door, or rather near there, so I was home early. Many, or rather two or three, of the boys report a good time at the "jitney." I don't know what it was, but suppose it was some kind of a roller skating coaster or bus ride or something. VVent from Highland to Lone Rock and played to a small azidience, but gave them a good concert. Lone Rock was hit by a cyclone last year and most of the town left. We played for the rest. Two of the boys report very favorable social progress, but I think they're just kidding. Some of the fellows dropped over to Avoca with us to-night on the way to Muscoda, I think they stopped with relatives. Arrived in Muscoda this noon,--that is I mean the rest of the boys,-so that we were all together here this noon. The boys are all at their various places enjoying themselves. VVell I must tune up for the parade. I am devotedly yours, P. S.-Reserve Sunday for ME. 11211 THE KEY. 1 920 i""l'.U of D U of D M en,s Glee Club Third Rowfljutler, Fisher, Berger, f"llZl1'l6SOIi, Giuenkin. Second Row-Ulnnann, J. Johnson, Hook, O. Johnson, Arends, Dirks. First, Row-Lennox, W. Johnson, Lossnitzer, Buchholz, Prof. Lenian 1Directress3, Dv Berg. Kem, A. Johnson. UNIVERSITY GLEE CLUB AND PERSONNEL Mrs. A. W. Lenian, Director Miss Ethel Grundy, Acconipanist Paul Huchllolz, President John Delierg, Treasurer A. K. Lossnitzer, Secretary and Business Manager O. NV, Johnson, Librarian 1st Tenors- 2nd Tenors- lst Basses? 2nd Basses- John D+-Berg Edward Charleson Frank Berger S, Arends U. A. Hook Everet Dirks Louis Gluonkin Felix Baker A. K. Lossniizer John Johnson Arthur Johnson Paul Buchholz l'Izn'enc'v Nuti Sol Butler O. VV. Johnson George Fisher Ulio Kem XVIII. Johnson Harry Lennox 11221 THE KEY. 1920 i'-......T.U ofD g UofDl...""' A Glee Club History D The University Glee Club has just completed na most successful year, both from the standpoint of concerts and that of increased membership. Although it was predicted that the Club would this year work under difficulties, because of lack of material, it has nevertheless shown itself to be one of our strongest and most popular musical organizations. The Club consists of twenty members, each possessed with a well-trained voiceg and their knowledge and vocal effect and technical efficiency are phases of their art which have advanced them to so high a position among Iowa's foremost Glee Clubs. The success attained by the Club during the past year is due to the efforts and cooperation of each member, and to-its capable director, Mrs. A. W. Leman. It has been the ambition of the organization and its director, to make the year's work be an asset to the University, and no stones have been left unturned to accomplish this end. However, the Club was handicapped during the year, be- cause of the absence of Mrs. Leman, who was obliged to leave for California for the betterment of her health in early December and did not return until late in March, but the work of the Club progressed as usual. The organization gave its annual concert in this city in early December. Mr. Louis Kreidler, baritone, of the Chicago Gpera Company, was elected as their soloist, and a very interesting program was presented. The concert was a decided success in every way In spite of the fact that the young men had had but a few. weeks' coaching, under the careful direction of its leader, it was successful invairfranging concerts, four of which were given out of town. V. The whole number applied themselves to such good effect that many favor- able comments upon the rendition of their program greeted their appearance, which took place at the Third Church of this city. H231 -. UofD ' UofD'.-.. ' THE KEY, 1 920 Girls, Glee Club Third Row-G. Apel, Kish, Oberg, M. Meyer, Ratz, Drake, Winters. Second Row-Alspach, Fisher ,Kraus, Higgins, Delo, Nitterauer, Stratemeyer, Alberts, E. Apel, Hortsch. First Row-SL Apel, Reinagel, Brunkow, Prof. Leman fDirectressJ, Van Loh, T. Meyer, Lay. I1243 ' THE KEY, 1920 ' 4UofD U0fD Piano Sludenls Third Row-Apel, Kramer, Barta, Van Loh, Van Evera. Second Row-Albrecht, Lay, Alspach, Bunger, Thaden. First Row-Anderson, Oberg, Meyer, Alberts, B. Schwans, A. Schwans. H251 THE KEY, 1 920 UofD UofD ST. jOHN'S 11261 J0fD U0fD THE KEY. 1 920 E 'Ii Yes, gentle reader, well may you sigh. VVe have come at last to Qlet us pronounce the word with awej the Drama, which has Finally come into its own at Dubuque. For years the histrionic muses have been crowded into the shadows by the other activities of student life and have retired in mute despair. seeing no rift in the clouds which shut them from the sun of popularity. But their time has come! The "buskin'd stagei' has busted into popularity, and, judging from the plans that are being made, bids fair to become an attached hxture in the complicated mechanism of student activities. Thalia and Melpomene, clad, it is true, in the garments of commercialism, are basking in favor-and, sad to say, all ranks of students: athletes, scholars. and neither. are furnishing many who are eager to play Romeo to their Julietsfk i This is how it started. Although for several years Prof. Ficke has been urging that someone in the English department woo hckle Inspiration and at- tempt to write a modern play, to be produced by college players, no budding playwright has as yet undertaken the task. Inspiration proved too mild a stim- ulant: it required the goading lash of stern Necessity to start the comic sphere a-rolling. It was agreed that the Y. M. C. A. and Y. XV. C. A. should send represen- tatives to the Student Volunteer Convention held at Des Moines in December. How this was to be done without money was a grave problem indeed. In fact no answer presented itself until our Dean of VVomen, Mrs. Skinner, suggested that money was a necessity, and that some of it might be obtained by giving a Vaudeville Night, with a one-act playlet as the More dv rvsistazzcv. CWell, any- way, you know what we meanj The idea spread and rehearsals soon began. A humble beginning, perhaps, but it contained the germ of something greater, as we intend to demonstrate if we ever find our way through this thing. VAUDEVILLE NIGHT The show as it was finally presented on the evening of December 1, had anything we have seen lately at the Majestic simply Hbackd off the stage," even if we do say it ourselves. The old familiar mess hall had been camouflaged in- to an auditorium and held a capacity audience. The events came as follows: 7ID Jn the hashed metaphors, dear reader. Have you never waxed poetic? I H271 THE KEY. 1920 -'.....'-.LU of Dc , U of Di...-'- I. DUIXUQUE COLLEGE BAND II. THE RESULT OF HUNGER Eitzmann, Grimm, Celander, Q III. INTERPRE'r.xT1oNs Marietta ..... Dorothy Berggren Good Little Girl . . Adele Urbach Bad Little Boy . . . Leslie Urbach Dream VValtz . . . Miss Healey Prof. Rockwell's Hobo Band . . 1 . . . Wieman and Gluenkin ...... ' IV. FURNISHING A RooM Azu Semy ...... Leslie Bird Ina Hurry ...... Earl Bleebe V. AN INNOCENT VIILLAIN Mrs. Reed, Housekeeper for Prof. Knapp . Pauline Oberg Mrs. Buttin, Neighbor in Same Apart. House Grace Winters Miss Mabel Buttin, Her Niece . . . Pauline Bell Miss Ernestine Floyd, a Visitor . . Florence Brnnkow Freda, a Swedish Servant Girl . . Amelia Nitterauer Walter Knapp, Young Near-Sighted Professor . Theo. Grieder Though it is-beyond our realm as a dramatic critic Cself-styledj to pass judgment upon the musical, gustatory, and terpsichorean abilities of a U. of D. band, a few fellows who eat in Peters Commons, and several graceful damsels respectively, we cannot refrain from a little comment in passing four duty hangs heavy upon usj. The band blew its way through a wild chaos of chords and otherwise, that loosened the bricks in the walls. With Grimm's assistance, Ce- lander shoved a medicine ball, a base-ball bat, and three beer bottles down Eitzman's neck, a feat which we are inclined to believe the screen and shadows made possible. fRemarkable thought, indeed lj And of course, it may pass un- mentioned that when the fair dancers finished everyone applauded for more. "FridayH Bird and the "Frog" showed a cleverness in their little sketch that spoke eloquently of the training they had received in Scales Mound. And now-enter the Comic Muse. We have a-rrove at the aforementioned piece of resistance. It was a real play in eight minutes, with a villain, a vamp, and all the rest,-you know them. The hero and heroine ended happily, and Miss Nitterauer probably hasn't breathed a real breath yet as a result of her voluble impersonation of the Swedish girl. On the whole, the' entire affair was a success from both a financial and an artistic point of view, and Mrs. Skinner and her assistants deserve praise for the way in which it "got acrossf' But with the advent of the new expression teacher theatrical stock leaped way above par at old Dubuque. The few faithful devotees at the shrine of Dionysus rejoiced exceedingly when they heard that Miss Bliss had had exten- sive experience in the production of amateur plays. The juniors were the first to become inveigled in the undertaking of a large production. Again, for mer- cenary reasons, they decided to present "The Fortune Huntern at the Grand. In spite of protests from a few unbelievers the rehearsals were started, and it speaks well of the ability of Miss Bliss, that she soon had the entire cast work- ing enthusiastically. H281 ' 4UofD THE KEY., 1 920 UOfDl..l' THE FORTUNE HUNTER CAST 01" CI1.xR.xCT12RS Robbins, Kelloggk Servant .... Tom, a Newsboy . . George llurnham, a Promoter . "jimi" l Two VVallStreet . "l-arry"l Young Men .' . . W'illie llartlett, a Millionaires Son . . Harry Kellogg, a Rising Young Financier . XITLLAGE CHARAQTERS "Hin, the Old Inhabitant .... "XVatty," the Tailor .... Betty Graham, the Druggisfs Daughter . Mr. Lockwood, the llanker . . Tracey Tanner, the Livery1nan's Son . Roland Barnett, the Banker's Clerk Sam Graham, the Druggist . . . Angie, the Friend of Josie . . . Josephine Lockwood, the l'5anker's Daughter . Mr. Sperry, the Drummer . . . Pete Wlilling, the Sherinf . Herman, the Errand Boy . Paul Farley . . John Selle J. Eelmnnd Smith . . llfilliam Rats Edward Richards . Harry Lennon: Leroy Loemker . William Rats Edward Richards Florence Brnnkow . Paul f. Farley Harry Lennox Thomas Parker . R. Vere Lowe . Erna Apel . Minnie Meyer . Panl Grieder Demetrius Koknrzidsa . . John Selle H291 THE KEY. 1920 -1'U0fD UofDli....'1 The Fortune Hunter The production of this famous play was undoubtedly the event of the year in college dramatics. It took place on April 9th and was in the hands of the Junior class, whose success once more proves its versatility. The occasion was widely heralded, and New York critics failed to come only because they did not know about it. QSO they say, but Dame Gossip whispers that they did not have enough superlatives to describe it.j The cast was well chosen and nicely balanced, and under the direction of Miss Bliss, every member interpreted his role with professional finesse. The play is not the easiest to stage, from either the dramatic or the scenic point of view, but every difficulty succumbed to the tireless assaults of the Thespians. The theme of this famous comedy illustrates the fact that the course of true love is quite as rocky as the straight and narrow way, but is promptly and well paid in the end. fCf. Al B'remicker.j The victim of "the slings and arrows of outrageous fortunei' who, after all, does not fare so badly, was impersonated by Mr. Adalbert Bremicker. This agreeable gentleman qualified 1-A as Brewer of the Brimming Bowl, and Mr. Farley entered the same rank on the other side of the counter. Betty, in the person of Miss Florence Brunkow, was the bone of contention C pardon the metaphorj between the two dogs of' Love and Lucre, until they compromised and in a most undog-like way walked off together with the bone. Josie, the heiress, otherwise known as Miss Minnie Meyer, broke all prece- dents by marrying in accordance with papa's wishes. Angie and Tracy gave a reproduction of the old-time courting days which made grampaw and grammaw pinch themselves to see if they were dreaming. The other members of the cast acquitted themselves nobly of their several parts. An appreciative audience filled the house, and several victims of insomnia reported that they had passed a most beneficial evening. The cast was presented with a box of lemons by the "Society for the Promotion of Misery" and invited to come again. vs p at Pk if ak wk wk wk The damage has been done. Giving a Nay is becoming a fad at the Uni- versity of Dubuque. About six of the college and academy classes have been planning to display their dramatic ability next year. A strong dramatic club is proposed. Inspired by the success of the Juniors, the Academy graduates de- cided to try their hand at the gentle art. How they fared we have yet to learn. Their efforts seem to be directed into classical channels, for in spite of the sec- recy observed, suggestions of Bill Shakespearels famous graveyard scene between Thisbe, Pyramus, the lion, and a chink in the wall have Hoated around. For them we can but wish success, and for the drama Cwhether or not that name seems presumptuousj many years of happy and prosperous existence at our Alma Mater. H301 ' THE KEY. 1920 SOCIAL Each individual is the product of his social environment. Vlfhile at college we meet new friends continually. Our acquaintances are happy remembrances which will linger long in our minds. The first social of the year was the annual President's Reception at Peters Commons, which was indeed enjoyed by all. This is always a real 'iget-togetheru affair. "Have you met Miss -1-P" "Meet Professor -- and his wife", and "Pleased to make your acquaintance" were heard throughout the evening. Dr. and Mrs. Steffens are excellent hosts and to them are due many of the friendships we have in college. Soon after the opening of school, an out-of-the-ordinary social was held on our college campus, the students and professors being entertained by the Y. M. C. A. A delightful evening was spent in.fun and frolic, after which we were treated with watermelon. Everyone experienced again the days of his youth. HALLOVVEEN PARTY Who would have recognized the Commons in all its glory of Hallowe'en decorations on the night of October 31? Ghosts to tell your fortune as you en- tered, and ghosts to give you the cold and deathly hand of welcome as you went into the reception hall. And more than this, ghosts who insisted on being part- ners to certain young ladies during the grand march. ' Corn shocks as symbols of autumn were the chief decorations. Grinning jack-0'-lanterns served to light up the room, and it may be added that all the guests were thankful for this modest invention, as the electric wires were disconnected during the course of the evening by someone .seeking I-Iallowe'en fun. There were fortune-tellers ga- lore and very few guests escaped without knowing their fate. When the or- chestra began to play, everyone dropped into line for the grand march, and appropriate games followed. Last but far from least was the serving of a de- lightful lunch. CHRISTMAS PARTY The Y. W. C. A. did a bit of social service during the Christmas season by entertaining fifty children at Severance Parlor. The children were taken from the poor and needy families of the city and were given a bit of real Christmas enjoyment. A short program was given by the girls, through which the true meaning of Christmas was explained, and the birthday of our Savior was dwelt upon. But the climax was reached when the children were introduced to a huge Christmas tree and old Santa appeared on the scene with his bag full of toys. And what a pleasure it was for the girls to fill the little stockings with candy, nuts, and pop-corn! It not only brought joy to the little tots, but' it also created in the Y. W. C. A. a new joy in giving and service for others, We hope that this may continue to be an annual event. - ' SOCIETY PARTIES The Philophronia, Webster, and Columbia Literary Societies all did their best to make the year 1919-20 a sociable one. Each society, at various times 'during I1311 flll 0fD UofD-'l' THE KEY. 1 920 "....i'l.1U 0fD UofD'l-."' the school year, gave a social for its members and friends. These socials were held at Severance Parlor, and ordinarily consisted of a short snappy program given by some of the most talented members, after which the social committee took charge of the entertainment. The rest of the evening was then spent in games, contests, and refreshments. In addition to this, the Philophronia wiener roast last fall aroused considerable comment, and Webster promises to break all records in her annual banquet which is to take place in the near future. LEAP YEA5R PARTY ' February Z9 was the date. Eight o'clock was the time. Severance Hall was the place of one of the biggest and best social events of the year. The price of admission for every young lady was the presence of a gentleman. The reception committee stood near the door, and no young lady was admitted who had failed to carry out the leap year custom. For several weeks the different committees had been busy endeavoring to make the social a success and to carry out the different leap year customs. The program consisted of the grand march, conversation, cupiditea, circle promenade, proposals, supper march, and hot cof- fee. After this a very delightful lunch was served, and the young ladies es- corted their guests to their various homes, in regular leap year style. THE 13 CLUB' The 13 Club entertained about thirty friends at a delightful sleigh-riding party. The guests gathered at Peters Commons from which the group started in bob-sleds. After a long ride and several mishaps, supper was served at Lore and the happy party returned. Great preparations are on foot in anticipation of the chow fest, the crown- ing event of the year in 13 Club history. The affair promises to be one of Lu- cullian splendor. However, owing to the food scarcity, the members have pledged themselves to pay not more than S10 a plate. The evening augurs an old- fashioned 'fmorning after." MRS. STEFFENS' RECEPTION Mrs. Steffens gave a reception for the young ladies at Severance Parlor. All the co-eds were present, and it is needless to say that the evening was a most delightful one. Mrs. Steffens was assisted by Mrs. Leman in making the evening pleasant. An informal program of music and readings was rendered. The remainder of the evening was spent in games, after which refreshments were served. CLASS PARTIES The evenings on which the Freshmen and Sophomores have their socials are always funny and exciting. On the evening of the Sophomore social, two of the boys were delegated to carry the refreshments from Peters Commons. But for fear that the Freshmen would pounce upon them and attempt to share the goodies, the two unfortunate Sophs were surrounded by the rest of the class as a body guard. The Freshman party was conducted quite peaceably, but the results that en- sued were far from pleasant from a pacifist point of view. H321 THE KEY. 1920 'l"T1U of D .U of l THE VVAITERS' PARTY All the world of fact and fable met in Severance Parlor and held high car- nival on the night of April 10, when the waiters gathered in honor of their pa- tron saint, King Goulash. Captain Kidd promenaded with Dolly Madison, and the powdered exquisite so far forgot himself as to pass the time of day with old Uncle Tom. Farmer jenkins Hirted with his farmerette, and the constable con- descended to chat with the Romany girl. Though so very diverse in rank and temperament, all were as one when it came to the grand finale, which was staged as only waiters know how. THE JUNICR-SENIQR HANQUET Classes may come and classes may go, but the junior-Senior banquet goes on forever. Even though the Class of 1921 is a very busy one, it has found time to give the graduating class a rare treat by placing before them a square meal. The banquet was held on May 19, at the banquet hall of Peters Com- mons. The decorations were carried out in the class colors. The most inter- esting feature of the evening, however was the witty toasts proposed by mem- bers of both classes. A four-course dinner was served and it was pronounced the apogee of epicurean fastidiousness. Besides the major social events, under the auspices of the various organiza- tions, there have been private outings and house parties too numerous to men- tion. Societies in the different churches of the city have extended a most cor- dial welcome to our students, and have endeavored to make them feel at home. All of these social activities help in relieving the routine of study, knit the bonds of good fellowship and make for well-rounded culture, and the good times we experience are by far not the least of our education. I 1331 D UofD THE' KEY.. 1 920 H341 THE KEY, 1 920 lT..l1U of D. -U of Dl...T1' fe -' X -is A-" T MK- d,,,.,, . In - 7 7,-v ga ., " , l ' ' f at rl'Uv f W! 'll - , ff ,7 fy. ,f- j .gm I X f '12 ' - Cy L I 1 ji 'cigar fi' 'QQ f' j ' ,,f"' Y TXNX F7-74 vi ix 'J , a -' ' -TY" 4 gif Q H a. x N , :xt V , XL 1 LVL :qi I-.7 jx- by -,rl fff L7 'A ."' - fix is ! ' , .MZ 'l a or r V J wi f sf ' .,, , XX. ,ig .N j .M a- a VVhat has become of the old college graduate? Did he ever exist or has he merely passed away? Uf course we refer to the caricature kind, who has been pictured from time immemorial in the so-called comic supplements of our best newspapers and magazines. The you11g man who appears before the financial magnate immediately after casting aside his cap and gown, the large-headed, over-optimistic type who assures him in a rather condescending manner that he will consider taking over the cares and worries of his business and guarantees just as a side issue to inject a little pep into the concern. As far as we can see, this person exists in but mythical form. Take the average Senior class at graduating time and, we ask you, is there anything more sad, more pathetic, more depressing? VVe see a group of long-faced young men clad in freakish mourning garb, trying by reason of tradition to look their dig- nilied part, but in reality appearing frightfully and ashamedly self-conscious. lf we look close. we shall see tremors of doubt, fear, or terror. which each countenance is vainly trying to suppress. Pitiable? Surely, and why not? The average college man, with nothing but a college education at graduation time, realizes to some extent just what he is up against. The momentous obstacles which he sees blocking the way of his future, unperceived by the golden dreams of his Freshman year, have now force- ably come before him. lle takes a general survey of his equipment for life and this is what he finds: he has a knowledge of a smattering of subjects which should enable him to carry on a fairly good conversation, he knows something of the literature and authors of the Elizabethan period, etc., but in this day of llolshevism on the one hand, and Ring Lardner and George Barr McCutcheon on the other, he finds that to talk about such things is not only to be behind the N351 THE KEY. 1 920 times, but to be boring to the average audience. If he has been mathematically inclined, he has come all the way along the line from Trig to the Calculus and mayhap higher, but he finds that these are only elementary aids when it comes to adding up his living expenses according to the present standards and the high- er cost of living. Then he knows something about Chemistry or Physics and can tell you off-hand what a basic is, or a microforad, but his knowledge of the hammer and saw, the pipe wrench and pipe die has been derived from hearsay alone, and hearsay will not admit him into the realms of the carpenter, the plumber, and the other moneyed men of our day. He can teach. Oh surely he can teach, and with the present scarcity he Finds many openings, but when there is a scarcity there is always somewhere a hitch, and the colored gentleman in the woodpile in this case turns out to be the stipend offered for his servicesg and we are using stipend advisedly. Perhaps we have left out a few things in our inventory of the capabilities of the Senior, but if so we could trace them to- ward a conclusion in much the same way. Wliat. then, is the advantage of a college education outside of the four years of pleasant associations and good times connected with it. Are we pessimistic? Are we advising against college and its results? Are we arguing against the accepted theory that knowledge is power? Emphatically no and decidedly not! We are merely setting forth the gloomy outlook which the average graduate of to-day thinks is before him. Vtfe are trying to put in print the feelings that each graduate has experienced, and by recalling them to his mind cause a slow grin to spread over his face as he reflects upon himself and the success which fol- lowed, and thus by dedicating this space to our Alumni we hope to alleviate the worriment and fears of the present Senior class. -J. Carleton Duke. THE FOUR YEARS VVe come as Freshmen, wise we believe, ah me. Howlong the dragging days pass at the U. of D.l What can they teach us that we do not know, VVe, who contain the most of knowledge here below? The year glides by and then once more, Return we here a Sophomore. Alas! there are some things to learn, Some things, but few that we discern. i The Junior year has come, Alas! how time has run. "Think youfl some one will drawl, "That we do know it all ?" Seniors at last, How time has passed! And we've been taught That we know naught. lisej -1- ...U ofD UofD.'-li-."' THE KEY, 1920 UofD e UofD The Alumni Associaiion e 1 H. F. Sinning President . . H. F. SINNING Vice-President OT'1'O NVALTER Secretary . GEORGE SISLER Treasurer . . GEORGE LTHDEN if 1371 THE 'T-i"1.UofD KEY., 1920 U ofD XX l,ike a Hower, pure ancl lovely, tiives its fragrance so flivme, So the thought of you, my clarlinff, lfills with love this heart of mineg lfills it with a pang of longing For the one my heart aclores. Oh. emlmrace with foncl earesses llim that so your love imploresl Often clo l stop and wonrler .Xre my efforts not in vain? .Xnfl a feeling sail anrl lonely lfills my weary soul with paing :Xncl l lose all joy of livingg 'Tis hut an uncertain gleam- "l'is but castles l am lmuilcling- Reality is hut a mlream. DIESPAIR Anrl my mincl tries to accept it, llut my heart opposes still, Anil its every heat seems saying l.ove is pure ancl love is realg l.ove is not a clream or fancy, all that is sublime. l.ove is Anil the one that cloes possess it llas a treasure all the time. Ancl a battle fierce is raging 'Twixt the soul and heart and m ls there anywhere a solace That my broken frame can lincl? May l ever hope to quiet Longings of my heart anrl soul? lllust l live alone, forsaken- l'raying cleath to encl it all? V-IIPIIVA' Hrvguzazr. lil- inc fissl THE KEY. 1 920 i,U of D U of D May 27, l9l9 The long awaited day dawned, an exceptionally beautiful morning. There was a feeling of un- rest and of intense expectancy among the college students, for was this not the day appointed for the- upper classmen's banquet, and was it not a custom of four years' standing to kidnap the powers of the senior class on that day? This year especially, the little Freshmen had been very active and had given promise of things that were to happen. And the day before, Sol Butler had wagered five ironmen that he would not be ab- sent from the banquet. The frosh commenced their activities early. Already before breakfast the chugging of mo- tors, slamming of doors, the sounds of a struggle on the middle section stairs, and the clanking of shackles roused the slumbering neutrals from their dreams. At breakfast the chairs usually occupied by the Senior president, Sisler, and by Butler were vacant. During the forenoon a car drove up to the Main Building and bore away three more of the dignified class. Speculation as to the hiding place of the seniors was rife, ru- mors were as current as in the prehistoric days of the S. A. T. C., but authoritative information was at a premium. Freshmen straggling in from the scene of activities uttered mysterious things about Epworth, Galena, and Maquoketa, towns as scattered as the four winds themselves. e Hut there are Haws in the most carefully constructed machine, and the exact hiding place of the unfortunate Seniors at last became known and reached the ears of those who were eager to hear it, chief of whom were the Sophs. The - gg flag pole incident of sev- eral weeks before still rankled in their hearts, as the odor of putrid grease still clung tothe trous- ers of some of them, and they were resolved to thwart the designs of their foes if at all poss- ible. It was certainly an ex- citing day for that holiest of hamlets, Epworth. At about tive o'clock two cars 11391 THE KEY, 1 920 "'T..4..1'UofD UofD'l bearing the blood-thirsty Sophs sped down the main street. The village smith dropped his glowing iron and gaped, the postmaster stopped in the midst of a most interesting post-card and stared, while the constable nearly swallowed his teeth in the excitement. But not for long. The rescuers drove to the home of Sisler, pulled him into a car, and raced on for their next Held of operation. Meanwhile the Freshmen had located in a meadow at Kidder. There they were spending the time taking pictures of their captives and playing cards with them. Suddenly into this tranquil scene rushed the vehicles of destiny. Things began to happen in a hurry. The fresh- ies jumped to their feet and made a show of resistance, but wisely retired when they say the superior number of the enemy. Then came the pleasant task of immersing the victims in the pond near which they had so obligingly made camp. The Sophs were efficient, even to the ex- tent of removing the trousers of one who re- monstrated that they were the best pair he had. The return journey was made in three differ- ent ways. The Sophomores, victorious, bore with them the rescued Seniors and, after several more adventures, hustled them to the scene of the banquet, where their Flannel shirts and soiled breeches bore mute but elo- quent witness to the story they told. The Freshmen, wet and forlorn, withdrew to Kidder and boarded a freight.-All but one, who was constrained to make his leisure way along the Hawkeye, clad in the dazzling glory of his B. V. D.'s. All agreed that certain aspects of the day showed college spirit of the highest form. The Class of '22 carefully guarded all pho- tographs of the day, with the result that a few have been preserved for repro- duction on these pages. And now the event and, we hope, the custom itself has passed into history, -one of the memories which those who partook in its will cherish when- ever bthey think of Du- buque. 11401 -""'-'1"'U ofD UofDi..l , . .-.. .,,..,,1..:',.4 .--5 THE KEY, 1 920 The Proc-Rush That the hue art of hating one's enemy is not entirely dead, was indis- putably proved on April 7, when the Freshmen and Sophomores furnished the wind-up to the big card recently staged on the European arena by several world-celebrities in honor of their patron, Mars. That bewhiskered gentleman, when all was over, asked which was supposed to have been the main attraction, and after being politely informed, shook his head and repeated the old saw about the cart and the horse. The occasion, indeed, was worthy of the heroic stand made by both par- ties. It came about in this way. The nestlings of '23, just feathering their pinions, and intent upon higher altitudes, grew "cocky", according to reports from Sophomore headquarters. This so outraged the Sophs' sense of the eternal uniitness of the Freshmen, that they deemed it their fore-ordained duty to carry the gospel of humanity to the aspiring sinners. They went about the job with commendable single-mindedness, and with the self-assurance and thoroughness of Old Dutch. The one plank which they swung over the heads of the Freshmen was, that every member of the clan use only the western door of old Main, and the other portals were seal- ed with the seven seals of Anathema. Now the Freshmen were exceedingly wroth with this well-meant med- dling, and devised retaliatory measures. The next night the hand of a mysterious visitant foretold the doom of the Sophomores. The Freshmen went out with their shirt-sleeves up-rolled, And their brushes were dripping with green, I am told. And the pride of the Sophies, unsmote by the Est, Hath vanished like snow in the summer, I wist. The Sophomores, uncowed by the omens which so plainly testified against them, seized some of the rebellious tribe, and gave them the privilege of eras- ing the ghostly warnings. And then they proceeded to use the rod in a manner that must have brought a grin of approval to the face of Solomon's mummy. Following this revolution and counter-revolution, a sort of guerilla war- fare set in, and woe to him who fell into the hands of the enemy! His hair- I1411 THE KEY. 1 920 l ofD UofD "-" less scalp bore horrible testimony to the fiendish cruelty of the foe! And the professors rent their garments Cno, not rentedj, and struck their bald pates, for the new sport promised to outbid them in popularity. E Finally, however, matters were so adjusted that the innocents consented to weigh their fate in the scales of battle. E, ,ti,tt me ,,,.,,..m, a a E ' ' 5 g. F ' .. A 4 The appointed time found Freshies and Sophs out to a man. A set of rules had been nailed to the goalpost on Kane Heights and was defended by the Sophomores. The Freshmen were given twelve minutes to tear it down. Many were the deeds of valor witnessed by gods and men that day! For the warriors had cast aside their,Sabbath garb, and went at it with bare hands. Fierce was the light, great was the din, many were they who bit the sacred dust of a score of battles. To the hawks circling overhead it must have looked like two roving bands of army ants. contending for the privilege of cating the goalpost. Like the Spartans at Therlnopylae did the Sophomores defend their postg and like the Greeks at Marathon did the Freshmen charge them. Greek met Greek and the result was a gambler's choice. Petersen, the attenuated shadow of a tooth pick, had ripped a corner off the paper, but otherwise little damage had ensued. Suddenly Charleson leaped for the pole, grasped the prize,-and victory! d Such was the siege at the goalpost as recorded by eye-witnesses of the affair. Peace was immediately concluded, and with it the warlike spirit melted away, and the Freshmen were again at liberty to pursue their harm- less pleasures. Such is class spirit! H421 THE KEY. 1920 Uofn U0fD THE CO-EDS 4 11431 'T..'l'-'l.U ofD U0fl THE KEY. 1 920 Benjamin Hall O, Benjamin! O, Benjamin! How happy did we live within Thy walls. Fat, lean, short, and tall There were sixteen there in all. What happy days we spent in our dear old hall! It is true, some days were dark and gloomy, but they were just enough to make us appreciate the bright ones. Never did so many people live together in such perfect har- mony as did we Listerines. Some of us leave now, never to return again as students, but as we look back upon this year, every one of us can say with George Eliot:- ' "O memories, O past that is !" Of Mrs. Lister, our faithful friend and adviser, we shall always cherish fond memories. VVe, shall miss bringing mail postmarked Chicago, Ill., to Minnie Meyer,, alias Min. We shall often long to hear the voice of Gladys Kraus's "Frog" We can never forget "Fluffy" VVinter's ability to tell people what she thinks of them. Tressa Meyer, alias Bobby" will be remembered as one who was at all times ready for fun. Ethel Alspach, Jake. The music which Howed from her finger-tips will be remembered as a soothing syrup to many of us. , Lutie Higgins, Pocahontas, will always be associated with memories of John Smith. Sophia Reinagel, Dixie, will be remembered for her ability to see the man in the moon-when there wasnlt an eclipse. Florence Breihan, Flossy, will always be remembered as our best stu- dent in "Art," The name of Genevieve VVagoner, jerry, will always remind us of alarm clocks. Elizabeth Kish, Beth, and Henrietta Basse, Henry, were like twins, as like as day and night. We shall never forget how often Grace Leathers, Kelly, had to visit her aunt when there was something special going on. Sylvia Rebol, Slivy, with her smile and good nature will be remembered as a sport. Of all the giggles in the world there is only one that can remind us of Grace Stratemeyer, Straty. Alfonso Delo, Al, with her "Sunshine" will be a bright memory. We have recorded the names of all the Listerines and pray that when the roll is called at reunion, not one of them will be missing. "God put us all upon the earth That we might serve His ends, And then, to make the world better, He made some of us friends." il144l ' THE KEY. 1920 U0fD , A UofD Adams Hall Adams Hall, a place so rare As nowhere can be found, And in it there are maidens fair From all the world around, And, at a glance, you thus will see A jolly group we sure must be. Angelica Hortsch, the busiest of all, Is forever sewing or answering a call. VVhen Vada Anderson says, "What shall I wear?" Pauline Oberg says, "Shucks, I don't care l" The Apels, of which there are just three- Erna, Sophia, and Gertrude, you see, Of studying and singing are very fond. And hold their audiences quite spell-bound. On Tuesday night-Where is Margaret Lay? Oh well, we might have known anyway. "The faithful" in the bunch is Lillian Drake, But sometimes she's gone-for somebody's sake. Anna and Bertha, "the Swans" we say, Are always smiling the same old way. When Fenna Alberts her solo sings, ' It touches Heinie's lone heart-strings. Catherine Bunger and Dena Thaden, Who never with cares are heavy laden, From early morning till late at night Are singing and laughing with pure delight. Sylvia Klinkenborg to play tennis early doth waken Inspired by the fact that Otto the first prize has taken. Emiline Van Loh with her longing look Has already flown from our cozy nook, We sometimes wonder if she has gone To answer the call of her dear friend John. Nettie Fisher, who smiles all day, Is forever waiting for dear Huxley. Florence Wieland, our studious one, With her smiles the hearts of all has won. Sophie Maihelcl in this short time Has surely surprised us with this witty rhyme. Miss Bliss, the matron of this merry throng, Is busy as can be the whole day long. 11451 THE KEY. 1 920 UofD UofD THE COLLEGE INN Where the mighty of the institution may be found any school day morning at 9:45, settling the affairs of college life over their steaming cups of coffee. DRINKING .SONG fNew Stylej Fill it up, 611 it up, Dame Harwood and Molly! Fill the good coffee-cup, Fill it up!-Here's to Folly! Drink it down, drink it down, To the dregs will we drain. Ho, a cup,-fill it up XX'itl1 brown nectar again! Fill it up, Fill it up, YVitli the merry, sweet Java. Drink it down, drink it down, Hot as red-molten lava! Fill it till it o'er Hows, Drown that old beggar Sorrow! Drink it clown, for who knows VVhat will hap on the morrow? Here's a fig for gray Care, And his bed-fellow. Studyg Herels my cup,-fill it up, To the brim with Old Muddy! Fill it up, fill it up, Dame Harwood and Molly! Fill the good coffee-cup, Fill it up,--Here's to Folly! P. A. G. 461 THE KEY. 1 920 l ofD .U ofD'i"i.- Leo Tolstoy Leo Tolstoy was born on his father's estate at Yasnaya, Polyana, August 28th, 1828. Up to 1843, he was under private tutelage. After this he studied Oriental languages at the University of Kazan, and a year afterwards he began to study law. He received his diploma in 1848. He lived on his es- tate until 1851, when his brother, an artillery officer, induced him to visit the Caucasus. Charmed by the life there, he joined an artillery regiment, and in 1853 was attached to the army of the Danube during the Crimean cam- paign. During this period,'he published the autobiography of his boyhood. He took part in the battle of Sebastopol, .and later put his experiences into written form. These sketches immediately placed Tolstoy among the few great masters of the day. He pointed to the horrors of war, in the spirit of that cruel cold-blooded realism which is the chief trait of his logic. At the end of the war Tolstoy resigned from the army and went home. In 1857, he went abroad and sowed the seeds of his disappointment in modern civilization, and was protesting against the ignorance and poverty in modern society. Then he settled on his estate and devoted himself to educational problems among the peasants. In Yasnaya, Polyana, he organized educational circles of young teachers. He opened several schools,ppublished an educational review in which he ex- pounded his theories of instruction and gave accounts of his own work as a teacher in elementary schools. He explained that the greatest impediments to the development of popular instruction are preconceived theories and their arbitrary imposition on the people without examining the people's needs or the suitability of the theories to those needs. In the conclusion of his argu- ment he states that the sole educational method must be experience freed from preconceived ideas, whilst the only guide must be liberty, as without it no experiment of any value can be accomplished. ' To these free experiments Tolstoy devoted himself in his own school at Yasnaya Polyana. He asserted "that reading and writing are not the first and consequently most important steps in education. There are many illit- erate people with experience, and much useful and even technical knowl- edgeg while, on the other hand, there are literate men who do 11ot possess any of those qualities." Concerning the ways of teaching, Tolstoy found that method best which requires the least effort from the childg but he considers the principal re- quirements in teaching to be individual talent and art in the teacher. "Teach- ing is an art, its development and improvement have no limits, but perfection is unattainable." Tolstoy draws a sharp line between education and instruction. Educa- tion is more or less an enforcement of will on the childg instruction leaves it comparatively free. For the first he finds no efficient justification. "There exist no rights to educate. I do not recognize it. No where and never have I N471 THE KEY. 1 920 the young generation recognized, nor will recognize it, that is why they are always in revolt against the compulsion of educationf' After this he an- alyzed his idea, and he found that regulations of popular instruction pro- posed in the project represented a drawback to the existence and expansion of free education. In the spring of 1862 Tolstoy felt exhausted by his labor as a teacher, editor, mediator, and many other occupations to which, with his impul- sive nature, he devoted himself always so whole-heartedly. After 1862, Tolstoy was inspired by the teachings of Christianity, and he wrote many books on this subject. His idea about Christianity is shown by the following quotations: "Christianity is great in the very fact that it was not invented by Christ, but it is an eternal law which humanity obeyed long before this law was formulated, which it always will obey and which it obeys now in the person of those who neither know nor wish to know Chris- tianity. The difference consists only in this, that for those who know the idea of Christianity, life is full of stimulus and joy." 1 "The Christian life consists not in obeying commandments, nor even' in following its teachings, but in the movement toward perfection, toward a cleaner and clearer understanding of this perfection and an ever nearer ap- proach to it. The strength of the Christian's life consists not in any definite degree of perfection fall degrees are equal because the road is endlessj, but in the acceleration of the movement, the swifter the movement, the more power- ful the life. This idea of life gives especial delight, when it is shared with all men though they stand on the most varied degrees, and not dividing them as the evil-doer does. The murdered on the cross and Zaccheus live more Christian lives than the Apostles." Tolstoy is called an artist of humanity, a philosopher, psychologist, soc- iologist, and a teacher of Christianity. In 1910 he left his home secretly with a desire to live alone, but on the journey he was taken ill and was forced to stop off at a little railroad sta- tion. He desired death, for it was a solemn thing. Tolstoy said, "Life is a dream and death is an awakening," the greatest of mysteries of which he had no fear. Eight years have passed since his death, and the civilization which he condemned, whoseveneer he detected, has suffered the fate which he pre- dicted for it. Science and the arts, schools and churches seem bankrupt. The "fruits of civilization" deserve the ridicule which he heaped upon them. One thing the world may learn when it is almost too late: That Tol- stoy was right, and that we who trust in brute strength, in man-made laws, made and broken by man, are wrong. -D. K okurudza. 51481 Tl."i.U ofD UofDl.-'i THE KEY, 1920 UofDs AU ofD The Triumph fNot to be read by professo When Umpshah made the earth And all that dwells therein, I He viewed it through his monocle And said, "By Terrapin! rs.j It's queer I never noticed it before, And now the job is done, But then- Here goes again: I'll put in overtime for one-half more." And so he took his axe and spade, And saw and pick and hammer, And filled his jug with johnson-ade, And packed his Latin grammarg Then pulling on his mighty boots He rushed o'er sea and valley, Till with a stride He stopped beside The cosmic bowling-alley. And then He picked the smoothest ivory ball And with his fore-ordaining maul He made 'the mighty chips to fall, Far bigger than the Chinese wall, And then with art, divinely-wise He cut the nose and mouth and ey Now, while he worked, he pondere 9 es. d deep Upon that most perplexingitheme- How he had almost thrown a monkey- VVrench into his cosmic scheme. "It would have been an awful mess, If I had left this out," he said. "VVhy, Aristotle would, I bet, Offer a thousand for my head. 'Twould violate all his tragic rules, VVhich he so painfully has writ, 'Twould make quite useless all the tools In his dramatic kit. For it's a fact, and widely known, That always there a strife must be Betwixt the good and evil cause, Through all eternity. I made the good-a right smart job If I do have to say it, And anyone that tells me nay I'll sevenfold repay it. But what's the good without the b The rose without the thorn? ad? H7491 THE KEY. 1 920 l-U ofn . The honeyed bee without the sting? The pigs without the corn? And what would Briggs and Lardner do, And Walt and B. L. T., If they couldnlt make a penny or two Off the penniless Ph. D.? He made the eyes and mouth and nose, But quite forgot the hair, Then took the elements of earth And sea and fire and air- The earth and fire and sea He mixed right cunningly, And fashioned expertly The new anatomy, Then with his chisel knocked a hole Into the ivory dome, And filled it full of heated air, VVhich straightway felt at home. He viewed it through his monocle And said, "By Captain Kidd, This is a job, why, twice as good As the other one I did." Then mounting to his cloudy throne, He grasped his Martian telephone, All beasts, and birds of every feather, He gathered in a group together, . And boys from Hungary and France, From Italy and Russia, Great Britain and the U. S. A. And Africa and Prussia, And said, "This is my latest work, Designed especially, To lead you from your mental murk, Now please don't try to dodge and shirk, But honor such as he. His hairs indeed are very few, In fact, I quite forgot- I was in such a bloomin' stew,-- The heavenly mucilage-pot. In spite of that, I'm rather proud, Of this, my last edition. ' He seems to be above the crowd, Vtfhich testilies ambition. Now if your caps you'll humbly doff, I'll introduce you to your prof. if wk 4: Pk 4: My dear professors, since you've deigned To read this to the end, Oblige yourselves: The wicked scribe To purgatory send. -Paul Gric dvr. UofD 11501 THE KEY, 1 920 -U of D. -U of D..'i'T The Annual Prowl "The cloudiest night has a hint of light Somewhere in its shadows hiding." This surely would have seemed an un- truth to the simple i i souls in Durango on the night on which I am about to begin my story, for never had Jupiter Pluvius caused such a leaky heaveng never h a d there been such great gooey gobs of slimy, sticky mud down the entire hundred-yard stretch of their Main street, which lay soaking in the torrent, and never had the oil lamps in the postoftice and general store glimmered more pale and sickly. Indeed it seemed the zero hour of all things melancholy, but never- theless the above quoted adage held true, for somewhere east of Durango in a tumble down shack 'mongst the hills, where the same rain rained and where the same gooey gobs of mud gobbed, shimmered a brightness which betokened the "hint of light" which we have quoted. Around a roaring, crackling fireplace, and what is more to the point, a roaring, crackling cook-stove, were assembled eleven of the donghtiest of the Clan of the Cat, who, undaunted by the elements, had hiked to the wilder- ness in their annual "back to natnrew affair. And by the looks of things they succeeded only too well, for they were wearing only those clothes which had not come in contact with mud. "Popl' Harder, the versatile, was busying himself around the stove, array- ed in what appeared from a distance, fand we shall not step up closer? to be a cheap hash-house cookys costume, while the rest were seated in front of the fireplace before a stewing row of mud-soaked shoes and netherthings. 'Twas a happy, sleepy, hungry bunch, the one bright spot in that rainy universe. Vtlhen the meditative silence was broken by 'iPop's'l welcome l'Co1ne and get itl' ten weary souls arose with alacrity and surrounded a table upon which rested viands whose quantity and quality shall ever be remembered. Suffice it to say that an 18-pound ham The Cook shrank to a 10-pounder, and the other dishes disappeared in like proportion. l don't know whether it was "Pop's" cooking Cand right here let me add that the old boy is sure there with the culinary artj, or not, but things became even brighter than they were be- fore, so bright, in fact, that it must have become contagious, for at that ,,:..3vwK.-f.-.-ll H511 THE KEY, 1 920 moment the clouds broke up, the moon came forth and with it the stars. l'opped corn, phlashlight pictures, "Pop's,' puns, and phurious prancings by L'Bess" and the "old man," accompanied by rare rhapsodies from a rasping rced instrument, a mouth organ, kept us entertained until eleven, when We crawled up into the loft, piped down and ended the happenings of our first day. The early bird gets the worm, but thru long experience "Pop" has learn- ed that the still earlier bird gets the bird, and to prove it we were awakened in the chilly dawn by two sharp cracks of a riiie. Peering out of the win- dow, we discovered Victor come swinging down the road, rifle over his shoul- der with two chippies slung over the end of the barrel. From cook, K'Pop" had become provendor. Hastily dressing, that is, quickly drawing on our shoes, we rushed dow11 to see the trophies, found a tire going, a new table made, and the place looking spick and span. Truly "Pop" is worthy of his sobriquet. XN'ell, we breakfasted, swung a wicked axe, wielded a dirty dish- cloth, snapped a couple of pictures and then drew lots to discover our cooks for the noon meal. NYhile the cooks began preparing, the rest hoofed it to Durango. Coming around the bend of the road, their ears were greeted by jingling, jangling jazz. Prof. Arends was leading a small procession in sin- gle file, blaring away on his trombone. He and his cohorts were immediate- ly welcomed with a shower of oatcn cakes aimed only too well. The weaker brothers, who came via the choo-choo route were then relieved of their luggage and led by the two old men and the boy, Mencer, they tacked thru Field and mea- dow to avoid the still gobbish mud. and arrived in time for the steak and- lyonnaise. In the afternoon the camera league came into full force. The clicking shutters reminded one of the crickets in springtime. Honest jawn DeBerg, Richards, Frog, and Otto then disappeared indoors and the aroma from fry- ing pan and kettle soon hlled the air. But disappointment of disappoint- ments, the star meal of the day proved to be a FIHSCO due to the honest one's cooking. Those fried potatoes of jawn's-well, more about them later. I don't think any of the sixteen will ever forget the evening's fun that followed, and we certainly missed the Redhead, who was hurling the spher- oid in Texas, and Buck whose duties kept him away. It would take a vol- ume to set before you all the happenings, and so I'll just touch the high 11521 U0fD UofD'1"' -,r ': gf. - THE KEY. 1920 Y.......U ofD - L U0f1 spots. "Pop" was wound up, so were Mence, Hook, "Bess," Arends and the rest. l The music, which must at least have sounded harmonious when soft- ened by distance, included everything from "Sweet Adeline" to the one about the farmer who lived by the creek, and Christopher Columbus. The terpsi- chorean antics of the Rev. Arends, who frisked about as the friskiest of spring lambs, brought forth the plaudits of all. ,lawn DeBerg told the one about "The Latest Out," and every second of those speeding hours was punc- tuated by mirth. However, all good things must end, and while Baker, Rosy, Arends, and LeRoy stayed with the pasteboards the rest climbed up into the loft, It was then that Frog passed around the dessert. Things were get- ting nice and quiet, when Hook arose to get a drink. Unthinkingly he threw the dregs of the creek water through a crack in the floor. Howls arose from below. The deep bass of Felix and the surprised squeal from Lee pro- claimed that all was not well, but how should Hook know that the two were directly beneath the crack wherein the water flowed,-we ask you how? Anyway the battle was on, and between deluges of water, DeBerg's ques- tionable potatoes and dire threats the cabin was soon in an uproar. Then affection moist and audible was shown by "Pop" and Hook for Arends, who reciprocated in kind. Finally disorder was quelled, interrupted only by the night walking of our "Tillie" Morning came, and with it thoughts of the jaunt home. Blankets were rolled, the shack was cleaned, a supply of wood brought in and then, after a feast of everything that was left, the rice pudding included, we sorrowfully started the journey home. I use sorrowfully advisedly, for if ever a bunch had a howling, successful, rig-snorting time, we had, and the home-coming brought with it the realization to many of us that it was the last time we should accompany the bunch on our so-called annual "prowl"g and-to the rest that next year's would find the faces of the aforementioned missing. The hike shall always be remembered, and we can only console ourselves in the thought that- Oft in the stilly night, Ere slumber's chain hath bound us, Fond memory will bring the light Of other days around us. f. C. Duke. 11531 THE KEY, 1920 U Of D U of D H541 fD THE KEY, 1 920 Uoflligi' VERS LIBRE CVeryD XYe take great pleasure indeed in presenting here the work of two of Du- buque's budding poets. The depth of thought and rhythmic abandon are remark- able and the poems bear the earmarks of genius. Bessemer A ball player he would be, Amen! He hails from Bethlehem. How he loves to hit the ball- Homers, singles and them all. But in the class-room, O my! Nevertheless he sure does try, When Prof. Perea hits it up Poor old "Bess" is up a stump. Now in English he's a bear, All his classmate's knowledge he shares. Prof. Ficke sure does get his goat And his words stick in his throat. On the campus he's a scream, The women imagine he's a dream, You can hear them sigh- For it's Bessemer passing by. J. E. S. An Epic Miriam, on a winter day, Fell on the walk as if on hay. Beneath her hat glowed wealth Of beauty and rustic health. Falling, she wrought with a merry glee As if a mock bird echoed from his tree. The sweet tone died and a vague unrest And a feeling to catch me filled her breast. But she held her own, For a lady she wished to be known. She walked slowly down the lane, Thinking probably it would rain, Cartigny Fruit Co., - 1265 Iowa St. Comets, Clarinets Saxophones and Supplies Price Them at RE IER 313352 545 MAIN Garden Hose ' Rain Coats Rubber Boots iliireatnur Eirra Dubuque Rubber Company "Dubuque's Big Music Center" 442 MSIH 0 Haddorf, Deck rt GO To THE Pumos e Schaefer, Clarendon New Saratoga a e 622 Main St. Open Day anal Night Player Pianos Deckert, Schaefer, Ellwood PHONOGRAPHS A. A. DECKERT --PIANOS-l 1022 Main St. DUBUQUE, IOWA iissi ... ..- l.- THE KEY, 1920 Uof D .U ofD CHRONICLE SEPTEMBER -':- . PL.l?'f'Ts':, AV 7 fi iiltif-Viismi. XX aes, 'Mr' 'P , If , ,IN U I I 4 X lj ,id A B 'A c ., , f . Iwi r 5'...,, ' Q ,X 'B 'B' s f ' " 2 -:Q Y M ' -u V4 X Qi ' KJ: X - ' I X -as K .- Registration. Students receive their first taste of business efliciency. Classes begin. Prexy's annual cha- pel talk on the spirit of the institu- tion. First call for football material, Philophronia Wiener roast. Wessels prays for his swearing as- sociates at breakfast devotions. Webster social. Watermelons. Annual Y. M. C1 A. and Y. W. C. A. frolic is held on the campus. First pep meeting. Joe and Frog in- augurated as cheer leaders. Brown sugar in our coffee. Sherman mistakes it for a bowl of Grape- Nuts. LaC1'osse walloped to the tune of 27- 7. Con and Felix bewildered as to the meaning of signals and the out- come of the game. Iowa Prosperity Exhibition. Rain. Iowa Prosperity Exhibition. Rain. Iowa Prosperity Exhibition. Rain. Taber, Harder, and F'arley return in time for the Seminary opening. OCTOBER Seminary opens. Butler registers. Theologs begin to arrive. Angelica wears a smile. President's reception. Marine football exhibition. Dubuque Academy vs. Dubuque High School, 0-0. Freshmen's new green caps make their appearance. Holiday. Sophs trim the Freshies in indoor baseball game. 11 17 18 23 24 25 29 31 Coe gameg 115 rooters Ford it to Cedar Rapids. Return elated. Score 12-10. Roberts still broke. Benjamin Hall co-eds rise at 4:30 to give the team a peppy sendoff. It worked. Grinnell defeated at Grin- nell, score 31-14. Freshmen whip the Platteville Miners 39-0. Y. M. C. A. canvassers start cam- paign for members and funds. Coach Butler addresses the student body after supper. 1 Mrs. Leman telephones to iind out whether Dubuque won the Cornell game, scheduled for November 1st, Academy defeats Galena H. S. 26-0. Sherman's interest in vocal not dead. Seen strolling with Mrs. Meinert, Matron of Adams Hall. X X X XA Q9 i x, t:'- X X ,Q V,-"ll Z 1 : f E XUMQ xi 6 E f -is fr C , Q: I. E, Hall0we'en party at the Commons. 1561 THE KEY. 1920 UofD UofD UNIVERSITY DUBUQ UE STANDS FOR SCHOLARSHIP CLEAN SPORTSMANSHIP C H RI STIAN LEADERSHIP SE.4Y"W9f3K.6' ox A J ml' 03,0 FOR CATALOGUE ADDRESS THE PRESIDENT P O BOX 223 DUBUQUE. IOWA mm . - 1. THE KEY. 'Ti V U kr. 1920 lU0f1 Prof, Ficke kicks Carman out of Eng- Thanksgiving. A privileged few leave Armstrong placed as All-Conference Rumor that "Captain" John Smith and "Pocahontas" are engaged. Smit- Harder and 'Faber make their appear- ance with black 13's on their cheeks. Coal situation becomes acute. Break- fast at eight. First class at nine. Junior-Senior basketball game won Closing of school rumored. Glee Lennox, "I guess the Glee Club will break up now. I'm going to quit." Prof. McIntosh starts guard duty in ...........U of D NOVEMBER 26 lish for excessive hilarity. 1 Cornell wins 10-6. Smitty searches 27 two hours for Lutie in Anamosa. for home. gr DECEMBER , t,-at 1 Y. M. and Y. W. vaudeville night. quarter by Des Moines Capital. ,- . Wir' 3 c'f"r.'1q '11 5-,Xi S C' ty denies the report. - ff- 3 1 5, 1' . ll ll Xktklx 4 I -' wi 1 ., by Juniors, 12-11. M I ll, l X 5 r ,jflfs frklll' Club concert at the Grand. lim xl!" 6 ' -A --gf, 1,3 fig?- 8 4 Smitty, the modern Hamlet, pointing to skulls in Zoology class room, "Look, Professor, tl1ere's our future! Ain't it brilliant?" 5 Sarachman, in Psychology, asks why we don't see moons instead of stars when we get bumped. 8 Dubuque beat.s Parsons, 20-0. "Free- for-all" football. 1 - . 9 Armistice Day. Bolshevism holds Q5-M' sway in Main Building. 4 Philophronia party in Severance Parlor. 5 Massacre at the athletic field. Luth- er defeated, 57-6. Farley repeats Con's experience of September 27th. - Incidentally, Coe defeats Cornell, 7-0. Dubuque, Coe, and Cornell tied for Conference championship. Sophomore party. Otto's girl drops in from Ce- dar Falls. 6 Someone asks Fred Petersen where the lavatory is. Petersen, "Chemis- M try or Physics?" 8 No oleo for dinner. All thanks for " -xl Q food carefully avoided at devotions. 10 0 Football practice after dark. "Pop" asks the coach to hang a lantern on 11 Sol. 2 Prof. F'icke seen at the football game. Dubuque wins from Chicago Y. M. 12 C. A. College, 48-0. Football season closes. Tobacco stock takes sudden 17 jump. 5 Orchestra concert at the Third Pres- 21 byterian Church. the Main Building. Mr. Pigany speaks in chapel. We recommend physical examination of Freshmen and Sophomores who are too restless to sit in chapel more than ten minutes. Definite t?J news that school closes the 12th on ac- count of coal shortage. Finals start. Acquaintances with text-books renewed. ff f Nz I5 Prof. Perea resolves to draw window shades before exams in the future. George Legel advised by the faculty to leave school to enter the teaching profession. Last day of school. Everyone rest- ing except Registrar Duke. "Dixie" Reinagel attends her first movie. Prof. Hornick demonstrates ability as ribbon clerk at Roshek's. N581 THE KEY, 1 920 UOfD U0f 2 - 39 T ' 5 N s "M 'S if ' A A.M.vJAEGGI Tr3a5,6M B HONESTY : TRUTHFUL ADVERTISING : RELIABILITY IN EVERY DETAIL D UB UQ UE'S LEADING RE TAIL ESTABLISHMENT 45 DEPARTMENTS EACH GROWING BIGGER AND BETTER EVERY DAY E E A CORDIAL INVITATION IS EXTENDED THE FACULTY AND STUDENTS Seventh and Main Sts. Dubuque, Iowa 51591 J 0fD THE KEY. 1 920 Greetings! Dental Service of Proved Quality by Washington University Graduate A. M. KAEHR. D. D. S. 20th and Couler CFormerly Student at Dubuque Collegej Uoflllf Every City Has a Leading Clothing Store In DUBUQUE that Store is Knox Hats Manhattan Shirts Everwear Hosiery Lewis Underwear Cheney Neckwear Bogggggggigglng Falkenhainefs ECHTEL STCRE SON Q First for The e A Ita?-9 Footwear STUDENTS' 666 Main Sf. HEADQUARTERS At the Sign of the "B" Booth and Julien S Avenue cQ Agency for Eastman Cameras ' 5237555 Headquarters for FOR WOMEN Printing and Developing of Films 60 I 25 2-3 5 6 7 THE KEY. 1 920 UofD UofD Helen C. Clarke calls up 241 to bifl Prof. Ficke a Merry Xmas. tHelen later received one of the few A's given in English. J Xmas party at the Commons. JANUARY .Vu-F fttfwx , . mv x ' X 1 . 4 1 l wi. -, A.. - X if ' , 1. fix f i lp 'L Z3 w-V,!,E:5s:?5??- E Registration again. Short term stu- dents arrive for several months' va- cation from farm work. Classes beg'n. Some of the old stu- dents begin to arrive. "Miss" Clio actually says a cussword. "Smitty" arrives from Chicago with a picture of his "new girl." An authentic report that Sophie has lost her heart to another athlete. Ted Grieder takes a walk with Grace W. in a snowstorm. Kenneth Conn picks himself as 1920 10 All-S'tate tackle. "Efficiency" begins his 13 15 16 17 19 20 22 war on playing cards. Armstrong returns from Little Falls, singing "Tumi Back the Universe and give me yesterday." Freshmen shovel the walks under Soph surveillance. Basketball game. Dubuque 29, Lu- ther 9. Lowe gets a haircut from Kossack. ' Kossack is t'aken to Finley Hospital. Butler returns with a mustache. See photograph. New Expression teacher comes to Dubuque. "Cheese" Jansen pawns his B.V.D.'s for a sundae at Harwood's. 23 Carman and Lennox have a genteel brawl on the Commons floor. ffl - I frfnsfonnonsllfl 1' -K-f' ,. .""' 'K ,Z " , gg.-,E 9 'A 4- ,, ,..- f 4 Q I7 f, ' ' r X X t a 6' if 21263. fa.i,ff. if-121 .70 A ff 115' zlllfiyaf' ,- f f?? T X Q ' 2'-HOS ITHL s 1 I Eblnurqim' . Efavrni 58q- XI I 9 6: I ' X I-u gf?. N Y' Y - " 'Wx ' '-12.1--' SJVSIWA fx? . V . ' W X pez! N . 1 If ff4:P7,f ff 26 27 30 2 7 10 11 12 13 14 is " if .- .. WWII Epidemic of grippe breaks out. Sec- ond fioor of Peters Commons be- comes an iniirmary. Carman gets the measles again. Dubuque defeats Cornell, 41-26. FEBRUARY 'A th, 3, .gil fb ,yi am- j i LT . L ' 'D New rules announced to the Acad- emy. Outbreak of Bolshevism feared. Duke attends the S. G. D. party. Prof. Horsfall leaves. Basketball team defeats Des Moines, 48-11. Defeated by Drake, 23-22. We lose to Simpson. The powers of.the institution meet at Chicago. I1611 THE KEY, 1 920 ' 0fD UMD1'-, S. S. Kresge Co. Wefeatufe ,, "Satin Lfilnrk The Leading and ...... 5 31 106 Store uivnrivig 'itranhn Quality and BestSer'vice Clothes Ou' Mom NO BETTER M Students' .. Headquarters The NATIONAL "' CLUTHIERS Eighth and Main Streets E35'g,Lfi,'2.,.,,s DUBUQUE, IOWA The Hoover 81 Smith C0. Sghfgedeplqlging OFFICIAL FRATERNITY Grocer Co, Jewelers Makers of the P SSTEESE JOBBERS CLASS RING 661 Chestnut Street Philadelphia. - - Penn. 90 to 104 Main Street Dubuque, Iowa I 1 THE KEY. 1 920 7 ofD 17 Basketball team loses to Cornell, 23' 18 The new Physics professor arrives. Day of Prayer for Colleges. Team loses to Coe at Cedar Rapids. Half holiday in honor of the Father of his Country. Bessemer, "Shucks, here I had three classes this after- noon and can't attend any of them." The Seconds beat the Whippets, 16- 12. Dubuque wins from' the State Teach- ers. Dr. Finlayson resigns from the faculty to take up Army educational work. Y. W. C, A. gives big Leap Year party. Mt. Morris defeats Academy. MARCH Korean Independence Day. Korean students furnish ice cream and cake for supper. Prof. Yost takes charge of the Education Department. Lowe quits chewing. Notice that Bower intends to win the indoor track meet by a nose-length appears on the bulletin board. Dr. and Mrs. Claggett visit the in- stitution. Bessemer turns over another new leaf. Lowe goes to church. The naughty Soph table is tmoved to the front of the dining room. Indoor track meet. Four 'varsity men beat the Seminary team 15-2. Butler calls off all bets. Prof. Ellwood lectures on "Bottled Sunshine." . V Hausheer returns from the Alps. Ritchie speaks at chapel. Harder celebrates St. Pa.trlck's Day. Official notice that we become the University of Dubuque. 23 29 'WE Uofllil The 13 Club leaves in the rain for a hike to Durango. i Qi ' ..---H N 3 EWS I U C ' r 4:3-.' I - ' 'Info :QAEW Z! ,iw ' P, - Q if A 1 it W - 1 - -. S I Q 7 ,- ' .Z I il l - . . . , s7e. lf Q- 3' L' Benny Klauser calgat the stage en- trance for Mitzi. APRIL Students fool faculty by attending classes. Good Friday. Holidays till the fol- lowing Tuesday. Easter. Sherman and Pauline stage tableau at Adams Hall. Sophomore and Freshmen activities begin. Several Freshmen eat their meals standing up. Corell and Ganfield demonstrate .hew styles in summer haircuts. Freshies win class rush and are saved from further persecution. A Junior Class displays its histrionic talent in "The Fortune Hunter" at the Grand. I 163-1 x x tx w tt N r, Fi, THE KEY. 1 920 'W4 f Zi Q ff' U0fD' -' 5,12 Zfefzl-:ff-.255 Q-3- 4Z6 f gf-522 2 E25 eeeiff EEE?- 2-i'?fi 22,21-52:3 iiiis --,,,-,,A,,- .. N? QQ? 2 2: 'Z-ae gg fa . 2 2 2 -2 f G 5' -2 232 ,'fe E i 5 L- 3-:fi 5 R Ziffigiigi E..-E EE E??SEe-21's ?2g Z2 222 2 :se-i.e2Eg-gi ? f Q24 fe Zi gf?-1' EL: 25, iv: S: HE graduate of today enters a world electrrcal Gathered from the dlstant waterfalls or generated by the steam turb1ne,electr1c power 1S transmttted to the busiest crty or the smallest countr5 place Through theco ordmation ofinventivegenius with englneerxng and manufacturing re sources the General Electrrc Company has fostered and developed to a high state of perfection these and numerous other appll cations And so electncxtv. scarcely older than the graduate of today, appears in a practical well developed servtce on every hand. Recognize its power, study its applications to your life's work, and utilize it to the ut- most for the benefit of all mankind. General Office Schenc-:ctadyNX E Q ggi" N X ZW! W e Z W 55? '53 5:5 35' JW l Ofiigkzlo f a M 711, f ,f .Y ,A mm, md Af won! I1641 THE KEY, 1 920 U of D -U of D ....."' 11651 THE KEY. 1 920 UofD UofD EVSZM1- 5711121111 CARL 'iillllf M' D' Photographs OFFICE HOURS of the Better Kmd Q to ,O A- M, zto4g 7to8P.M. Sunday by Appointment nn, Delhi and Julien DUBUQUE, lowA " qt' :LSE tw, W ' at DREAM LAN D 1 Y Main fl' gm" THEATRE erfectly hoto ' ro jected lays Thirteenth and Main Streets DUBUQUE, IOWA Home of the Mirror Screen College Men Alumni Make the Dubuque Y.M.C.A. r J. F. RIS 86' BROS. 648 MAIN STREET We Sell All Makes of Razors Safety Razors and Blades Ask Your Furniture Dealer for Your Down-town the . . . Headquarters D U B U Q U E i--BRAND- WiAgeHm MA FLILRESS ive Kopp's "Wear-Ever" Spring Bed I Made by me Nmth and Iowa Sffeefs Dubuque Mattress Factory ll 66 j ill- THE KEY. 1 920 - .'-'U Of D. .U of Dl-'il A most rare picture indeed, showing Pop and the boys up be- fore 11 A.M. Need- less to say, we have before us some of the most promising young C71 men of the institution, in th e garb they wear the most. REMARKABLE REMARKS Dr. Ellwood fchapel addressb: The fu- ture of our American institutions and government depends more upon you than upon the fellows who are now studying at Yale, Harvard, or Princeton. Mence Celander: Ain't we having fun? Prof. Heisey: Be careful to distinguish in your minds between liberty and license. tHappy Thought: Yes, especially a mar- riage licensej "Prof," Wolfe: I haf always said that women haf long hair and no brains. Bessemer: "Macco" must be a Spanish word: I saw it on a cigar-box. John Klosterboer: It's as easy for a sinner to live in heaven as for a fish to live in a tree. Sol Butler: Don't muss my hair. "Brick" Dora: The U. S. ought to send Addes to the Olympic games for the eat- ing contest. "Felix" Baker: What profiteth it a man if he gain the whole world and yet lose his girl? Prof. Yost: A good marching song for students climbing the four flights of stairs to the education classes would be, "There's a long, long trail awinding into the land of my dreams." The Mess Hall Joe Duke: You see, my home is in Philadelphia. Prof. Ficke: You're a bunch of loaf- ers! "Pocahontas": You tell 'em, casket: I've got a cold. 1"T 'I This is the kind that Clio shoots. Clio is a great huntsman. He can shoot a front tooth out of a rabbit at a dis- tance of 100 feet. and knows more girls than any other student.. Sacred to the Memory of All jokes handed in that died of old age before they reached the printer I1671 J0fD THE KEY. 1 920 QUALITY JEWELRY U0fDl'i.l.-T A Good Place to Trade is 1 Block East of the University, at The Reliable Photo Fi,ii6,ii,ig ....Grocery Engraved Frank R. Gregory, Prop. ' Wh b ' b 'h Smt'0"e"y mafffaOiEfEp1312SSEiof35faiff 'T ceives the same attention as a per- E. A. SCHNEIDER ml Can' 6666666 666 JEWELER -1 '- 77 Eighth st. Near Locust Corner Julien and Auburn Ave. Pipe, Valves, Fittings, Belting, Packing, Hose, Plumbing and Heating Material Ideal Boilers and Furnaces W. D. DECKERT CO. 898 Clay St. Phone 659 Bell Phone 768 French - Benzol Dyeing Ei Cleaning Company Jossrn JEANNHAUD, Prop. Ladies' and Gents' Garments. Rugs, Draperies. Lace Curtains. Etc.. Cleaned. Dyed, Pressed and Repaired. French-Benzol Building 45-47 Julien Ave., Dubuque, Iowa WILBERDING REAL TAILORS and CLEANERS 449 Main Street Phone Red-3609 3 Doors North of Majestic Theatre I-IUMKE Sanitary Bakery 1527 Clay St. Exclusive Bakers of the RALSTEN PURINA WHOLE WHEAT BREAD 11081 THE KEY. 1 920 UofD UofD A FABLE Once there lived a young Student of Letters, who devoted much time to seeking Opportunity in the realm of Current Literature. But unwisely he sought her among the front pages only, while she lurked in the more practical parts awaiting those who sought her. So the foolish Student never met the mistress whom he sought to serve, and Adversity at last overcame him. lvloral: Patronize our advertisers! Prof.-"The blastula stage in the development of the earth- worm is the shape of 'U' inverted." Grace-"The-a-The blastula stage is like me inverted?" 1 nn . l'1at1V9 COSUIID 6. A face that only a mother could find beautiful. "Brick" and his buddy, Ed Uharleson, have put the U, of D. on ice cream menus in Stamford, Conn. "Brick" has not yet learned to speak the Amer- ican language, but his "Want me'at at t'ree o'clock" blarney fits in well with his shamrock face. He never removes his hat when meeting a girl, because he doesn't want to frighten her. Meet Benny, the Magyar king, in his A rag man asked "Bess" if he had any old clothes. "Sure," said he, "lots of them." "Where are they?" "l've got them on." Watching the Cornell football game at Anamosa. This solemn group spent the afternoon of November 1 looking for each other and watching the prison inmates as Q, result of a broken differential on their Packard. Agent-"This is a very line book, gilt edge, Sherman-"I don't want any of your books to-day." Agent-Full page engravings, cloth or morocco binding, at only-" half morocco-" Sherman-"Get out! l don't want any of your books. I have to fl1I'IllSh R h0l1S6 I19Xt Sl1lTll'IlCI'. H691 liils- . 11- THE KEY, 1920 UofD UofD N701 THE KEY. 1 920 U of D U of D DR HOA gt I' ,,,... . o G Sp "': .... t Q D , ,.. .... YOU get your diploma from col- E lege after years of hard study. N WE get ours as CLOTHES .EXPERTS from years of ex- T perxence. SOUR 2123?-5555 ESZJSTTTREE I A NO MORE S GR,INER'S CT 845 MAIN IOWA DAIRY co. AbsoIllTlZlynPure TRUSSES Abdominal Supporters Elastic Goods Surgical Supplies Pasteurized Milk and T. W. RUETE Cream , , , V DRUG CO. Bering Mranh Mutter 656 Cottgge Cheese Main Street ICE CREAM ... PRESCRIPTIONS Telephone 980 2141 Couler Avenue OUR SPECIALTY 11711 THE KEY, 1 920 ".'1'..l'....U of D TU of D " Q use in The 940 Main St. Suits Made to Order S60 to S 100 F. L. Egelhof 8: Son iliunvral Birvttnrz 464 Main St. For Artistic Picture Framing' and Kodak Supplies Call on the Acme Art Store 466 Main Street Jos. A. ENZWLER Trunks Tngiligng 8: Tubes Jt' 'ifffifi Repairing Neatly Done PHONE 2643 552 Main Street DUBUQUE, IOWA NOTHING BUT THE BEST The Home of The Pick 'o The Plays Cozy, Comfortable Perfectly Ventilated Main St., Between 8th 8: 9th DUBUQUE, IOWA Nature's Wonders The moon traced a path on the water All silver, and molten and gold. The lights on the shore danced and twinkled, The waves lapped and splashed as of old. Lovely she was in the moonlight, As she lay in my little canoe A'watching the rippling water, As softly the zephyrs blew. She looked at me with two wonderful eyes, Could there ever be setting profounder? Tl N l f I t t d ' ren H ature's wont er u , nin't i P" s le sai : So I just knocked out my pipe and drowned her. -H. A. S. WHEN YOU BUY "Gilt Edge" Building Material You GET WHAT You WANT You pay only for what you get and secure your money 's worth every time. We furnish your com- plete bill, and will ship direct to you - anywhere Let us help you solve your build- ing problems. Avail yourself of our FREE Plan Service. Peter J. Seippel Lumber Co. No. 203 South Locust St. DUBUQUE, IOWA H721 THE KEY, 1 920 ' ofD UofD TO AN OLD JOKE iOn the evening of the Comrade, rest? Thy banquet's o'er! Wouldst thou sleep while men are wak- ing? Dreamcst thou of days of yore? Hark! the grape-juice bottles breaking! In our festive goulash-hall Groans thou'1l ever be renewing. ' -1 Mencer reports that s i n c e he has received his wooden leg, he will devote him- self more exclu- sively to athlet- ics. He and his Swedish associ- E ate, H ya, are i considering posi- ' tions as set-back I . - and hold-back on the Center col- lege squad next year. Junior-Senior Banquet.J Kings and mighty empires fall, Evermore thou'lt bear reviewing. Comrade, rest! Thy banquetfs o'e From thy grave the Bowers they're rak ing! Age-old alterations making! 'Ihou shalt serve them one toast more! r! Dr. Wolfe, the man who keeps the insti tution together. No, we didn't catch him nappingg he got into some brawl in the Main Building and had to go to the hos- pital. This is most of some of Dubuque's most promising young theologians. Have you ever stopped to consider what a large part some people's feet play in their make-up and activities? Here, for instance, you see John Klosterboer's feet, which evade each other by only a hair-breadth with each step he takes. Here, also, you can see our Sa- rachman's familiar "patent leathers", and the white socks for which Krebs is well known. Fortunately for us all, this is only a picture. 11731 'THE KEYQ1920 UofD UNIVERSITY INN CONFECTIONERY Students' Lunch Counter Ye?,.-x fir nm Q7 4f5E? 4 ik 'xfirx Also BAKERY GOODS. FANCY GROCERIES, CIGARSA and TOBACCOS. ICE CREAM, CHOCOLATES. FRUITS VVhere? HARWOOIYS Corlighgvgif-eI:4cgh and Dubuque, Iowa Carr, Ryder and Adams Co. THQS. J. MULGREW Manufacturers CO. of Dealers in 4' ICE. COAL BUILDING Dubuque, : : Iowa MATERIALS IU41 il. UofD'li'.. J ofD UOf1 ' THE KEY. 1 920 A. Y. MCDONALD MFG. C0. ESTABLISHED 1 856 Pumps. Cylinders Well Supplies Plumbing Supplies E Heating Supplies Brass Goods for Water. Gas 8? Steam Dubuque, : ' : Iowa WATERMAN PENS EVER-SHARP PENCILS WEDD ING R INGS JEWELRY Baumgartnefs l-larclware We want you to use the excellent service we offer in supplying , For Razors and Blades, Flashlight Batteries, Fishing Tackle, and many things you need - every clay. Baumgartner, M3-film: U21 THE KEY, 1 920 Students' Headquarters for Books. Stationery, Supplies and Athletic Goods DUBUQUE PRESBYTERIAN PRESS "THE PRESS" Banner Lunch Room Wholesome Foods AT POPULAR PRICES THE PLACE FOR YOUR AFTER THEATRE LUNCH Phone 878 Quick Service Open Day and Night 11761 T'-UofD U "'.lUofD THE KEY. 1 920 Svinrrritg Qlllakr Gllnthing Latest Styles Best Values LAVERYWS 559 Main Street U0fD- ' MAKE THE BRUNSWICK SH 0 P YOUR RECOR D SHOP X Exclusive Agents BRUNSWICK Phonographl and lecords EMERSON and PATH! RCC0l'd! Also HIlldlCd The Brunswick Phonograph Shop Bank 8: Insurance Bldg. Next to Post Office llnve you seen Pop and Con in their latest song lnt: "A Kiss for Sliernian"? "Meet me," she said, "on Adams Hall steps To-morrow night as the sun goes down." And this is to-morrow, and here am I, And there are the steps, and the sun's gone down. At the Grinnell game some one wanted to bet Sherman S50 that Dubuque would win by less than 14 points. Our hero ans- wered: "XVell, l'il bet but lylll not goinff to play to-rlayf' How strange that women rarely till The soil, because 'tis plain to see, The greatest study of their lives From girlhood up is husbandry. "Our Aim Is To Please" ' 9 s Amenca Greatest We handle a Shoe Value Full Line of SUNDRIES, CAMERAS and F CAMERA SUPPLIES dlze' yewark .- Sfare Potterveld Drug Co. lVe Deliver Main Street Delhi St. and Grandview Ave. I PHONE 3652 H771 THE KEY. 1 920 mf' R mm Bros Co um 7? 3 kk 'fl llHNQ l I' lllllllll EQ mm H E H lg J-FV wwe!! l ill! lo AS G A 1-:sr S P ING C R IN THE HEART , or DUBUQUE I gf ' Z!! . ' ' ' "'- 1' .J '1f7'?,'?'l-. -' ' V -. 'Ns L f J -f .-1.01-2'?f'?i 7 l' J :yi,,3w,l VK-AJ! :LQUQ H. 'N I X ,J f,.'h3g,,wIVH,hELt1 QMVIEPII - 1' 115-fm" , lmHIQFQ-r11:1,,"pN, H I" ' I' if !j'L,d'lH'u bww' iw Um W s J fy AWE frnlf 21I1Slri'IZ Q-ii-mfgI1"2i'lg4w E : N 1+ i W' " " w"!N, 'ww-'fl' fu... Emi 'W ' !- - "W " -- ' 1. ' ' I2 ,N ,Muna V, '11, -V, -HL ,p, ' :L 5 71 'Ill 'l- l is ' U ',Vl.WAjllJ1' fl! -,......, -'-' ufjm.t:"'w1uc3N ' I I I 1 l so - , fu - W Nw H ' is c -2' if ffieffff- e e ' H ---m-"""" HO P ENTE - AS water seeks its level, this store also seeks to meet the requirements of its clientele. A positive assurance of the lowest possible prices, combined with the utmost in dependable quality, accompanies every transaction. Geo. C. Rath 85 Sons PORK PACKERS --Wholesale and Retail Meats, Poultry and Oysters Business Established 1870- F OR 50 YEARS the name "RA TH " has been synonymous with "QUALITY" in MEATS 11781 ,.mUofD mamm- THE KEY, 1 920 U0fD e UofD To The Students: REETINGS and congratulations on your accomplishment in producing be fu so good a book as "THE KEY" -and as you go out in the world, and become users of good merchandisejollow in the foolsleps of those wfzozliave "gone e before"-and remember, therefs always a"welcome"on the Stampfer mat. J. F. STAMPF ER C0. PHONE "THE STORE OF QUALITY" 5500 MAIN ST. at 8th Three Guesses--Who Is It? Can you tell why a jane Will take many kinds of pain To be certain her complexion's not awry? She'l1 be neater than a ping She will manicure each fin, But the rearward of her neck-0 me, O my! X Advertisement in the Savannah Times: "Saul Butler will pay highest prices for all nds of junk." , X A Love Poem FIRST NATIONAL BANK Assets Over He kissed her and sped on his way, He never returned again, For he was an automobile tire, And she was a Jersey hen. X An Interrupted Cinema 'Twas in a lighthouse by the sea, They almost had the damse1's goat. C. H- EIGHMEY . . . president The hero entered fearlessly J C COLLIER ' V. e-Pr S.d t And grabbed the villain by the throat, ' ' ' ' ' ' ' fc e f en And then a guy in front of me W. M. HETHERINGTON,. . Vice-President Stood up and donned his overcoat. H. A. KOESTER, . . . Cashier H791 THE KEY. 1 920 My ofD Furniture of Correct Design Perfect Workmanship Superior Finish 1J Roehl Furniture Co. 653 - Mtlin Street - 653 THE M. M. WALKER CO. Established 1860 Wholesale Fruits and Produce Soda Fountain Supplies, Nuts Cheese, Vinegar. Pickles, Etc. DUBUQUE, IOWA To Students 0 NM! to every boarding student on most every article not restricted in price Base Ball, Tennis Swimming Suits, Gym Goods Religious Goods. Bibles Stationery. Office Accessories Etc., Etc., at C. E. Fitzpatrick Co. 747 Mein Street Dubuque,iowa The Store for Students and All Boys UOHDM We Make the Highest Grade of Sash, Doors, Blinds and lnterior Work For Homes, Schools,Churches Ollice Buildings, Etc., Etc. Get Our Prices Before You Build Farley 8: Loetscher Manufacturing Co. Dubuque - - - Iowa Applied Verse All students who fail to catch announce- ments in chapel may be interested in, and pos- sibly may be able to get a suggestion or two, from the following verse not quoted from Edgar Allen Poe's poem, "The Bells:" "So exceeding deaf was grandfather Squires He had to wear lightning rods over his ears To hear it thunder, and often times then, He was forced to request it to thunder again. X Prof. Qzoologyiz 'iRats are the most serl u pests known to man." Richards: Hlffxcept women." X Dubuque men have dates with the city girls and let the co-eds stay at home and study. Someone has got to keep up the scholarship. 11801 J 0fD THE KEY. 1 920 THIS STORE IS Students' Headquarters America's High Grade Clothing and Furnishings Styles that Reflect the Spirit of the Times -1 ' cL0TlllfR58fURNl5IllF5 Corner 13th and Clay Streets SPECIAL Students' Discounts LET ...... N O YES Frame Your Pictures 900 Block, Dubuque J. V. CONZETT D.S.C. D.D.S. Hninn Grunt 8: Sveruingn 13211112 Corner 13th and Clay Streets DUBUQUE. : IOWA Capital, 3150,000.00 Surplus, 3200,000.00 Resources Over 3 Million Dollars Phone Red-469 Wm. M. Nesler Dentist 1 043 Main St. 11811 4U of Dli THE KEY, 1 920 '.'lU of D U of D Second Q , N atzonal A e Bank , Us S DEPOSVVURY Sheridan Candy Co. ff? Wholesale Savin s Bank . E Manufacturlng M Per 555112 EISLZTIS Paw' on Confectioners EBL00 Will Open an Account Combined Resources 0ver S3,000,000.00 Dubuque Iowa Your Patronage Solicited , Student Body of Dubuque College . Q WE WISH YOU UNBOUNDED SUCCESS. whether you go forth to fight the Battle of Business, or con- tinue your faithful application to school work. PAY US AVISIT. suggest to your friends that they come and see the .O the most Modern Packing Plant West of the Mississippi, where we produce PURE FOODS OF FLAVOR. Corn Belt Packing Co. Dubuque Iowa U. S. A. 11821 THE KEY, 1 920 ' of D. .U of D ,.4 117 The Standard Reference Work Eight Volumes--Size of volume, 9K inches high: 'YW inches Wide and IM inches thick. Over 4,700 pages, including over 300 full page illustrations in color, black and sepia halftones and etchings. Price tif 'i.'Z.'E"f5Z'i3'Z2'.,'i'f'f'f'f 339.75 Standard Education Society 189 W. MIGIBOII Stl CHICAGO, ILLINOIS lf all the world were formaline Or cyanide of zincg If all the sea were turpentine Or phosphorescent ink: If all the air were sulphur smoke, My goodness! What a stink! X It was just before the Grinnell game, and the team was eating at a Grinnell restaurant. Pop's steak was all bone- tl ' ' SILVER MEDAL OF HONOR PANAMA-PACIFIC EXPOSITION Awarded to MRS. IDA McLENAN CUTLER Dubuque Iowa Glutlvr Svrhnnl nf Euainvaa Modern Business Training in Shorthand, Typewriting, Bookkeeping DUBUQUE, IOWA THE D. L. AULD COMPANY Official Jewelers to the Class of 1920 Dubuque Academy CLASS RINGS CLASS PINS ENGRAVED COMMENCEMENT INVITATIONS CALLING CARDS J. McDANIEL, Representative Fifth Ave. 81 Fifth St. COLUMBUS, 0Hl0 tnvnglvfa Olafv Pop: Waiter, take these steaks out and shuffle them over. I drew the joker." -1 A A --- ,C 9 za 6 TRY Main L t' ' ll ' d l'trl h, St, 1 Y lifigesrililariiiijt :gif iheeghiiiiintorrs l The crumb had started the wrong 3 1 W 1 And Lutie almost QD swore. ' E E x .-.- MA b h H V h , H WE SERVE THE BEST grammakrtiii OH t 8 Lu IS Wort two In t 9 l rssi ' 0fD THE KEY. 1920 ' Developing and Printing ENLARGING and COMMERCIAL Rhvinafvnhy 625559 U0fD.. -' C.W.WALTON 960 Main Street DIRECTOR 0F FUNERALS Inexpensive Fumishings a Specialty A Chapel for Services Tendered Without Charge Prompt and Intelligent Service Day and Night COMPLETE MOTOR EQUIPMENT Photo Shop 630 Muiu Street Dubuque, Iowa Telephone 345 Residence 345-M Loose Leaf Outfits Filing Cabinets to turn down that Leap Year Proposal. C. F. Co. We Offer You Our Help in Furnishing the Home Ofce For reasonable prices, substantial S J- construction, and conservative Upp les styles in Furniture, see The Bank and Insurance Building is Opposite the C. F. Cody Co. Phone 456 910 Main Street Dubuque, Iowa R. HERRMANN 81 SUNS Quality Furniture Store 10th 81 Main Sts. Yellow Cab Co. Prompt and Reliable Service Auto, Limousine, Taxi and Baggage Iowa Shoe and Clothing Store li. R. K2ldESky, Pl'0ll. Our SHOES CLOTHING HA TS, FURNISHINGS are the best and prices the lowest in the city Phone 497 Main Street Dubuque, Iowa img THE KEY, 1 920 I ofD FOR SNAPPY YOUNG MEN'S FURNISHINGS Plass Cc? . Boland ' OPPOSITE HOTEL JULIEN Now is the time to order your Graduation Suit. We make them to order. Same price as Ready-Made and much better in quality. UofDl'.,"-" DOCTORS Guthrie 8z Fritz 10th E9 Locust Streets, The African Championship African golf on the asphalt one day, Eight Ethiopians started to play. Right off the bat someone rolled an eleven, Out flashed a. razor and then there were seven. Seven swart shooters all loaded with tricks, Crack went an uppercut, then there were six. So on, ad interim, minutes were few, Till six Senegambians dwindled to two. The tinal ensemble then argued and fought, A cop hauled the winner next day into court. The newspapers furnish the end of my tale "John Doe, a negro, ten days in the jail." STATEMENT OF M I IW3 ll ke 6 Iowa Trust and Savings Bank Solvay Coke "THE FUEL WITHOUT A FAULT" HOW TO ORDER SIZES ARE THE SAME AS HARD COAL EGG SIZE- DUBUQUE, IOWA Call of Superintendent of Banking, December 31, 1919 RESOURCES Iowa Farm Loans ........................ S1,214,600.00 Commercial Loans .,.... .......,....... 8 37,877.87 Bonds and Obligations of the U. S. ....................,................,,,.. 489,731.28 S2,542,209.15 Cash on Hand ...............,,.............,,.,,. 84,520.70 Due from Ba-nks Subject to For furnaces and hot water heaters with For small furnaces and hot water plants. For cook stoves ranges, base-burners and open grates PEA SIZE- For banking furnace fires and for small laundry stoves, etc. ' I2 Martin-Strelau Co. PHONE 243 We Also .Sell A11 The Best Grades Of HARD AND SOFT COAL Check ...,,................ ....,.,,,.,................... 2 90,548.69 Overdrafts ..........................,,,,.................. 127.74 Furniture and Fixtures ......... 500.00 Real Estate .......,.,,..,.....,..,....... .,.......... 1 ,200.00 Total, S2,919,106.28 LIABILITIES Capital Stock .................. ..............,,.. S 300,000.00 Surplus ,.....,..,......,,...... ......,,.,........,........... 1 00,000.00 Undlvided Profits ........................... 100,915.41 Reserved for Taxes .................... , 5,931.84 DEPOSITS Savings Deposits - ,......, ................. S 1,513,848.22 Time Certificates . .......,,.,,,...,....... . 287,271.26 I d' 'd ll D 't ................... . n 1v1 ua SDOSI s . 574,631.99 Demand Deposits .....................,...., 26,507.56 S2,402,259.03 Total, S2,919,106.28 OFFICERS MAURICE BROWN, .... Presldent I. M. MCFADDEN, . . . Vlce-Presldent E. F. LUSCH, ..... Cashler H. C. GEYER, .... Ass't-Cashler DIRECTORS: Maurlce Brown, Lester C. Blssell, J. M. McFadden, Maurlce Connolly, Glenn Brown, Frank R. Lacy, Eldon F. Flscher, Theo. E. Buechele and E. F. Lusch. 11851 THE KEY, 1 920 1'-'..lT-."'UofD Glhnire Qtut Zlilnmera aah 151211115 ' Q 9 I. V as 'HAR KETT'S Nursery and stare Fifth and Hill Streets Ninth and Main Streets Lange's Cleaning and Dyeing Works We are now prepared to Clean, Dye and Repair all Fabrics contained in the home We are specialists in all that pertains lo the care of Carpets and Rugs Draperies and Curtains 1108-1112 Iowa Street, Dubuque, la. awww, Prairie Queen E F L 0 U R E FQQUQR. "'f.::ms'- ALWAYS Goon DENNIS BROS.C0.,l!5WW 106-120 Main Street, Dubuque, Iowa U0fD .1"' What store service means-- It means honest merchandise. It means courteous personal service for every customer. It means fair treatment in prices. It means executing orders promptly and carefully. That is the sort of store service we believe in and practice The growth of our business proves that these ideals are appreciated by our customers Berg-Arduser Co. fewelers and Opticians 708-714 Nlain Street DUBUQUEg IOWA Dubuque's Clothing Economy Center EJ The Home of Hart Schaffner 8: Marx Clothes Fi ne Furnishings Athletic Goods 520-522 Main suea inusuour, lowi riser THE KEY. 1920 ' -UofD UofD-..l..-' qv-1- . ..,.,,, .... . 3,154 L. mg.: ig., Ml, .. .--- imma .1-. - N ,V K, x.,, , se ,..,,, ,... in--f,---aaa' 1 R 4 , ms, Toed: , Q if3f:111.vf+rvv--w-w--- . A, , L. 11.5 'U'-raymrpl 3 Hrtxsts Photo ngraners Besrdes bcmg the largest organ1zat1on 1n the country spec1al1z1ng on Qlalzty College Illustratwns handhng over 3,00 annuals every year mcludmg thls one we are general art1sts and engravers Our Large Art Departments create des1gns and d1st1nct1ve 1llustrat1ons make accurate rnechanlcal wash drawmgs and blrdseye VICWS retouch photographs and spec1al1ze on advert1s1ng and catalog 1llustrat1ons Our photographlc department IS unusually expert on outslde work and on machrncry Jewelry and general merchand1se We reproduce all k1nds of copy rn Halftone Zmc Etchmg Ben Day and Three or Four Color Process 1n fact make every kmd of or1g1nal pr1nt1ng plate also Elcctrotypes and N1ckeltypes by Wax or lead mold process At your sermce Any tame Anywhere for Anythmg m Art Photography and Photoengravlng JAHN Sr QLLIER ENGRAVING 554 WEST ADAMS STREET- CHICAGO 11871 ... - THE KEY, 1920 UofD I UofD I hr Ulvlrgraph-livralh ' PRINTERS OF SCHOOL AND COLLEGE ANNUALS CATA LOGUES AND FINE BOOKLETS OUR BINDER Y Specializes in Fine Bindings and Complicated Rulings LET US ESTIMATE ON YOUR WANTS H881 THE KEY. .1920 Acknowledgment The end of our task has come. We can -but hope that these pages have accomplished the purpose for which they were intend- ed, and that they will be cherished as mementos of the year that is past. It remains for the Editor to acknowledge the services of those who have helped to make this volume a success: A To the entire staff, whose assistance has made the work of editing the Annual a pleasure rather than a duty. Particularly to the Business Manager, whose work in gathering advertisements has made the publication possible financially in spite of the in- flated prices of material and labor. Also to the Literary'Editor, Mr. Paul Grieder, who devoted much time to the correction of manuscripts and proofs. - r To Elmer Loemker and Francisco Bas, who provided the wood cuts and pen drawings used. p To all contributors of articles and- material. Only through the publication of such articles can an Annual become truly represen- tative of the entire school. A To the jahn 81 Ollier Engraving Co., who- prepared the en- gravings promptly without sacrifice to quality. To the Telegraph-Herald Co., who had charge of the printing and binding of the book, and whose workmanship speaks for itself. Finally, to the merchants and business men of Dubuque, whose willingness to advertise in these pages shows that, with few excep- tions, they are interested in our institution and are solicitous of its welfare and success. N891 ' ofD R UofDl-."" THE KEY. 1920 UofD UofD Now, at the end of the school year, may we carry the booster spirit manifested here out into our sum- mer workg using every opportunity to proclaim our Alma Mater's fame abroad and to extend here in- Huenceg may those of us who return look forward with anticipation and pride to the best year the school has yet passed throughg and may those who do not, cherish as long as they live their memories of old Dubuque. H901 THE KEY. 1920 -'- .-'.UofD L UofD ' THE END The Moving Finger vvriztesg' and, heaving vvrizt, Moves nnznnzr alll ,vnnr Pfietbv ner vvizt SIMM Inre it back to eezzneel half za Line Nor all yenr tears Wash ent an vvnrd nf izt. ' -Oman' Klzayyam. 119111 4, 1 . W . 'r ,,'1 . Jr ,A . it f Y A N . , "' ,T f'f1+l'A"j 5-,L ,' 11.3" , Q ' gal . N - ' A Q.. N ,,.,,,, Qv,..,, M . s , , .,. b. E , v N , 1, N ., , .f ff lkw ,.h g,. - N gui ,h Lg , 1- , "1 g--f-' - ' "1 q 'tj "'4:?q,,Zf-ww , mv -'A 1.L.,. L, f , ' ' ' ' Q ng- rp L ' H - f . THE KEY. 1920 , , UofD ' UofD AUTOGRAPHS f-. c. L1 53. 1. 7'-'I '.' C" ' T 'i f. X-. 2.2 3-.fa Ri.. ' L '21 -, -. :A N. Y 4 V1 - 1 WX., I-v - f Q,.Lhw1 l, . V -, . N X c' X V w..' N., -. , ,X L. -,,, ,N ., f Xu J L., 4 J V- - . . 1-.71 'X C'--Kia K -gg . fm ,-I ' ' I A no V - H9221 A . , I . . . - u Q1 1 E "X .GQ 'Q if ,- i 1


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