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TI-IE IVIELAN GE VOLUME III v99.,5lPublished by.,9!.,5l Q TI-IE CLASS OF '97 .,:l1VIoores Hill Collegwf IVIOORES HILL, IND uxgnnnumwmzwmwrs ' mvmuunwump-w, ww, 1- L.1,:,rm,. mamma' nn EDITORS. EDXVARD I. LA RUE, CHARLES M. KROFT, CLARA M. WOOD. ASSOCIATE EDITORS. WILL 19. PETERS, NELLIIS STEWART, NELLIIS CLARK, WALTER BIEATY, CHARLES J. STALLARD STANTON A. MORROW. :sv PROLOGUE. We've stewed And we've brewed And debated, We've writ what's been Said or been sung, We've measured. .-Xn,d we've calculated, XVe've beheaded, Curtailed and berung. NVQ thought first That we'd be romantic, Then decided to hold Down to facts, For we feared, Il' discretion were wanting, We'd need some one To sew up our backs. And so, dearest public, Accept our U Melzmgef' 'Tis authentic, Believe usg and sniile If it hurts, For but good nalnred Thrusts are intended, Not heartless revile. Take a copy And when your light heart Grows old, With the cares of age, Recall bright events ln your college life By leisurely reading a page T.-. ' xx, N. . , ,-1'-5 iff iff' 1-I , 1 N" M i?:'3'!Q rf ' ' -ki' PREFACE. ' compilation of a college annual is a task of great responsibilityg one 'Q which is a test of the executive power, the patience, and the economy of those directing the enterprise. Before undertaking this work the writers consulted the best legal and medical authorities, as to their ability, and engaged their services for the occasion of the issue of the book. Care has been taken that all the pictures be noupareil-unlnistakable like- nesses-whether of man or bird, that all the contents be of sufficient pedantry to gratify the most learned member of the prep. department, and that the joax be no hoax but fax. Since we first decided to issue a " '97 Melange " we have been deluged with letters from "slam fy' lilerazyf rz'rrlei," begging the honor of filling even ever so small a space, but so determined was the class to have the book marked by oR1r:1NAI.ITv, that all such oliers were bravely refused. The matter has been crralea' for the occasion, as noted by the star trade mark following the articles. Trusting that the humble effort of the class may be received with boun- tiful-allowance and charity, we present our beloved standard in "Black and Oran ge. " ir I MOORES HILL COLLEGE ' COLORS : White and Royal Purple. Mo'r'ro : Esto Quocl Esse Videris. YELLS : Chi-Bim, Chi-Boom, Chi-Bim, Boom La ! H Moores Hill, Moores Hill l Rall! Rah ! Rall ! Halle Ka Zook! Ko Wllacksl Ko NVl1:1cks! Terri O Rex! O Rex! O Rex! llnlle Ba Loo, Halle Ba La! Moores Hill, Moores Hill, Rall! Rall! Rall! -A'-W S MOORES HILL COLLEGE. ,.,,, .. A BOARD OF TRUSTEES. HON. K. THOMPSON. -"" H. 11. MOORE, ---- REV. S. TINCHER, D. D., - JAMES S. STEVENS QCICCCZISCKIJ, - REV. R. ROBERTS, D. D., - REV. E. L. DOLPI-I, - CHAS. XV. GORSUCH, - HON. XV. T. FRIEDLEY, G. YV. NVOOD, - - - HON. C. F. JONES, - REV. E. I-I. NVOOI7, D. D., REV. J. COTTON, D. D., - REV. A. SARGENT, II. IJ., J. M. MCCOY, ---- REV. YV. DASHIELI., IJ. U.. J. F. SPENCER, M. D., - - - REV. E. A. CAIVIPBELL, D. U., W. D. H. HUNTER, M. D., - - C. C. STEVENS, - - - REV. D. A. ROBERTSON, - E. B. MOORE, - - - REV. J. H. KETCHAM. I4l1NVI'6l1CCIJlll'g' Moores Hill Indianapolis Moores Hill Indianapolis Lawrenceburg Indianapolis - Madison - Aurora - Brookville Brookville Moores Hill Indianapolis - Osgood Grecnslnlrg Moorcs Hill Moores Hill Lawrenceburg - Aurora Brightwood Lawrenceburg - Madison. THOMAS MCKAY, - - I3rookslnn'g. B. F. ADAMS, Su., ------ - BISHOP J. M. WALIJEN, ------ Cincinnati. OFFICERS OF THE BOARD. REV. S. TINCI-IER, PRESIDENT HON. J. K. THOMPSON, VICIQ-Pines H. D. MOORE, 'I'1ucAsU1e1zR. C. C STEVENS, S1ac1ue'1ux1u'. C. W. LEWIS, Ass1s'r.xN'r S1ccR1':'1'A1u'. EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE. REV. J. COTTON, H. D. MOORE, - DR. J. F. SPENCER, J. H. MARTIN, REV. E. A. CAMPELL, REV. A. R. BEACH, C. W. LEWIS. CONFERENCE VISITORS. C. E. ASBURY, M. B. HYDE, . H. C. CLIPPINGER, B. F. RAWLINS, J. R. T. LATHROP, CHAS. TINSLEY, JOHN MACHLAN, R. H. MOORE, J. M. BAXTER. GEORGE COCH RAN, I I ' FACULTY. JOHN H. MARTIN, A. M., D. D., Prc.v1'dent, And Professor of Mental and Moral Philosophy CHARLES XV. LEWIS, M. S., Vz're-Presiderzl, And Professor of Mathematics. ANIJRIQXV BIGNEY, A. M. Professor of Natural Sciences. MONROE VAYHINGIQR, A. M. Professor of Pedagogy and German. BENJAMIN W. ALDRICH, A. M. A Professor of Greek. ALFRED ROSS, A. B. Professor of Latin and English. RICHARD N. HARGITT, Instructor in English. MRS. LOUISE WILLIAMS, Principal of Music Department. PRESTON S. HYDE, Instructor in Latin. I. A. SCRIPTURES, Instructor in Normal School. MISS MARGARET G. JOHNSON, Instructor in Latin. MISS CLARA M. BIGNIEY, Librarian. H122 ad DR. I. H. MARTIN, l'raside11l. PROF. C. W. LEWIS, Vire- I '1'es1'n'e11l. -ignw ., PROF. M. VAYHINGER. 17 0 PROF. M. VAYHINGER. C HE success of any institution of learning is determined very largely by the P86-3 character of her professors. In considering the merits of a college, the Christian always asks the question, "Will my child be under Christian professors?" Moores Hill College has always endeavored to make her influence felt for the rzzgbl, and has chosen her faculties from the ranks of Christian edu- cators. Among the many noble men who have served in this capacity in our college, none have exerted a greater influence for good and have been held in higher esteem than Prof. M. Vayhinger. ' Born in a rural district in Ripley County, Indiana, of noble Christian par- ents, he early formed traits of character which have influenced his entire life. At sixteen years of age he began teaching in the public schools, and after some years of very successful work in this vocation, entered Moores Hill Col- lege, where he pursued a thorough course of study. During his junior and senior years in college, he served as a teacher in German. So thorough had been his work in college that innnediately upon gradu- ation he was elected to the Chair of Mathematics and German. In this capacity he served seven years. During the last two of these years as Vice-President of the institution. In 1890 he resigned his professorship and entered the North-western Uni- versity to pursue a post graduate course. Three years were spent here in earnest work in the university and Garret Biblical Institute. During the last two years he served as an instructor in the university. God has a purpose in the life of every man, and Vayhinger was destined to become a servant of his Master as a minister of the gospel and Christian pro- fessor. In 1885 he joined the South-east Indiana Conference of the Methodist Epis- copal Church. During the summer of 1891 he was pastor of the Methodist Epis- copal Chnrch in Vevay, Ind. The years of "'93 and 'Sl-1" he served as pastor of the Mapleton Church. W'Ci'Ei I I W In September, 1894, he was again called by Moores Hill College to become a member of the faculty. This time to the Chair of Philosophy and German, which position he has filled with marked success to the present time. Prof. Vayhinger has always been an active worker in the church. For years he has been a teacher in the Sunday-school. For the year '95-'96, he was Sec- retary of the Indiana State Iipworth League. He is now serving for the second year as President of the Moores Hill District Iipworth League. In March, 1889, he was united in marriage to Miss Culla Johnson. They have two children living. Prof. Vayhinger is a man who would be unwilling that a sketch of himself should contain any direct words of praise. But for one wl1o has been his pupil for years it is a clifiicult task to refrain from using words of the highest praise. His noble Christian life, both in the school-room and as a citizen of the village, is an' inspiration to all, and from his life is going out influences which will clo much in molding the characters of many. 20 PROF. A. J. BIGNEY 21 PROF. ANDREW JOHNSON BIGNEY. 3.6 EDNDREW JOHNSON BIGNEY was born on a farm one and one-quarter Cs! M41 miles north of Moores Hill, February 15, 1864. While a boy he worked on the farm, and attended school at the cross roads school on the corpo- ration line of Moores Hill. ,In the fall of 1880 he entered Moores Hill College, at which time Dr. J. P. D. John was President, and O. P. Jenkins Vice-President and Professor of Natural Science. From these two men he received his earliest impression of school life, and they instilled in him a desire to take a special course and become a teacher. Several winters l1e taught county schools, spending his summers at home. In the summer of 1887, in company with Prof. C. W. Hargitt, now of Syr- acuse University, he spent the time on Martha's Vineyard Island, studying the marine life of that part of the Atlantic. He received a diploma from tl1e Martha's Vineyard Sunnner Institute. In June, 1888, he graduated from Moores Hill College, and took the Chair of Natural Science the following year, on the resignation of Prof. Hargitt, to whom was due the first inspiration to become a scientist and to devote his time to the study and teaching of Biology in particular. I Four years were spent here in this position, at which time he resigned to pursue a post graduate course at Johns Hopkins University. At the close of the first year he was asked to accept a position as first assistant in Biology in the same university. Two years were spent here. In June,1894, was called to the Chair of Science in Moores Hill College again, which he still holds. ' He was married to Carrie E. Ewan, a member of the class of '94 of Moores Hill College, September 2, 1896. ' At present he is Assistant Secretary of the Indiana Academy of Science and State Secretary of the Epworth League of Indiana. 9' I O PROF. B. W. ALDRICH. GJSQQLOIE take pleasure in mentioning the name of B. W. Aldrich, who holds .Gi fa the Chair of Greek in our college. He is a favorite among the stu- 9 0 F dents, full of life and vigor, 'yet firm and rigid, and has the faculty of drawing out the very best that is in tl1e student. He has been with us since September, 1394. His work has been felt as a power, not only in his department but also in- the Young Men's Christian Association, in which he is now serving a third term as President. Prof. Aldrich- was born at Kenosha, Wis., March 26, 1866. In 1870 his parents moved to Providence, R. I., and there he began his school life. After his primary education he spent three years in the celebrated "English and Class- ical School" for boys. In the winter of 1880 he entered the preparatory department of Hillsdale College, and pursued his work there until June, 1887, when he completed the classical course and received the Bachelors degree. While he was much inter- ested in mathematics and took the maximum amount, he early formed a pref- erence for the classics. He gave himself time to do his work thoroughly, and at the end of his course received the " D, W. Martin" prize, which is awarded each year to the graduate attaining the highest rank throughout his course. In September, 1888, he began his work as teacher in the Montclair Boys School at Montclair, N. J. The next year he was called to a more advanced position in the Throgg's Neck Boarding School at Westchester, N. J. He then returned West and accepted a professorship in Oakland City College, Indiana, where he remained four years, from thence he came to Moores Hill College. He has spent a number of summers in study and travel, one year pre- paring himself to teach French. NVhile teaching in the East he was also studying for the M. A. degree. In addition to his work in German, in college, he took a course under Prof. IC. T. Bacon, of Hashronch Institute, Jersey City. 1 The M. A. degree was conferred upon him by Hillsdale College in june, 1800. -Y PROF. B. W. ALDRICH 'J PROF. ALFRED ROSS. I 7 ,V P . 1 . ' J ' 'n N5 h ' W' Eff X ., ' " V lk . im' f S X' f , MRS. E. LOUISE WILLIAMS. Principal of Ilfusir Dcparllmwl 29 IGII reaching Zeus, l1is lengthy form uplifting, DEDICATED TO THE FACULTY. Extract from XXV book of Homer-'s Iliad. fc, Arose to speak and towering tall begang G10 "This night we call a council ofthe gods In care of mortals, to punish their high pride. XVhole hetacombs on altars they have laidg The sable fumes in wafted spirals rise And bring their hateful odors to the skies. And men and maids are nightly promenading, In frenzied zeal their mutual love persuading." Thus spoke the expounder of Mental and Moral didaetics. Then answered Mars in wordy zeal contending, "Is this the brotherhood of man I pray, That is consuming eggs in such a way? Then we must mount the winds and quench their tire, Make students tremble and whole hosts retire." IIe said and sat. Then comic Conius rose. "Oh, had my wisdom known this dire event- XVhen to grim I'luto's gloomy gates I went, I'd then have stopped their promenading glory By telling to each elass a pointed story." Old Nestor rose in speedy haste revealing His thoughts of mortal's disobeying feeling: "High reaching Zeus has made his rules too binding, For restless spirits plot in much confining" To this Aeneas smiling bowed consenting, Ancaeus too with subtle words commending. Then struck Euturpe soft her golden lyre, ' Arousing all the lesser deities' ire. Up leaped young Cupid, his ears out sticking farg "This is no way to soothe the gods of war. 'Tis time to part--Aurora now is waking." Each bowed to Zeus-the great Olympus shaking, Each went his way to rule contending mortals, And silence brooded o'er the warlike portals. 31 -B' 5 SKETCH OF MOORES HILL. QIZZQHIE original village plat of Moores Hill is said to have been laid out by F555 Adam Moore and Andrew N. Stevens. The records show that in 18350 Di' lots were surveyed on the land of Adam 'Moore and Andrew N. Stevens, by Nathaniel L. Squibb. Additions were made in 1344, '45, and '-17. Moores Hill is beautifully located in the western part of Dearborn County, in Sparta Township, forty miles west of Cincinnati, on the Baltimore and Ohio South- western railroad. The early settlers consisted of a munber of excellent families from the Stateof Delaware and the eastern shore of Maryland, among whom were Adam Moore after whom the village was named, John Dashiell, Charles Dashiell, and Ranna Stevens. These men and their families gave a moral impress to society in this part of the country that has been permanent and valuable. No part of our State maintains a higher standard of morals, and no commfunity has been less cursed with intemperance and other vices. The village now noted for the moral and literary tone of its society, owes its name to the following blunder: Mr. Moore had erected a mill driven by horse-power in its vicinity. It occurred to some of the early settlers that it would be a good idea to establish a post- oFfice in the vicinity of the mill, and accordingly a petition was sent to VVash- ington asking for the establishment of a post-office at Moore's Mill. The Post- master General mistaking the M for an H located the oFlice at Moores Hill. As tl1e change was satisfactory to the people, the name of the office remained Moores Hill. From a pioneer settlement grew a l1au1let, and'from a hamlet a good-sized village, until in 1850 Moores Hill was a thriving and industrious town. The first merchant in the settlement was Samuel Hearn, who it is thought was engaged in business as early as 18228. Obed Bailey, David Brooks, John C. Moore were merchants early in the history of the village. The most extensive imlustfy of tl1e village was that of the cooperiug business, which was carried on for fifteen or twenty years by john C. Moore, beginning in 1830. . W-- The present flourishing Methodist Episcopal Church is the outgrowth of a class that was organized in 1818 at the cabin house of Moses Musgrove. The first house of worship erected by the society was built in 1829, and is still stand- ing near tl1e public. school building. The second building was much larger, built of brick, and stood on the site of the present school building. The present large edifice, which was built in 1871, stands on Main Street and nearly in the center of tl1e town. From the organization of the church until 1838 the charge was an apppointment on the old Lawrencebnrg circuit, at wl1icl1 time Wilming- ton circuit was formed, and the charge became attached to that circuit. The Moores Hill Church became a station i11 1851, with Asbury Wilkinson as pastor. The regular Baptist church was organized at a school-house in Ripley County. The members of the church received letters of dismissal from Wash- ington church. In 1852 the society built a church on the land of Mr. Justice, which served as a place of worship until 184515, when the building situated on the corner of College street and South Broadway was erected. Moores Hill College was founded in 185-l, through the efforts of John C. Moore. School opened in 1856, with the Rev. Samuel R. Adams as President. To President Adams and his wife, Mrs. Hannah P. Adams, most of the early prosperity of the college was due. This institution is a monument to the intelligence and Christian liberality of John C. Moore, one of the sons of Adam Moore, the original proprietor of the town, Since the founding of the college the interests of the people have been centered mainly in the institution. When we consider what has been accomplished by those who have gone out from our college, we do not question why the interests of Moores Hill people are firmly centered in this institution. Our school was founded with the idea of its becom- ing a power and blessing to not only the town, but to all who have been per- mitted the privilege of spending a time within her walls.. We have never been disappointed in her record, for she has never fallen below the mark. Her stu- dents leave her halls showing the desired advancement intellectually and spirit- ually. The village continues to be a prosperous town, well adapted to the needs of an institution. of learning. Improvements are continually being made, and a more desirable town in which to locate cannot be found. 33 THE COLLEGE BELL. SONNET. Far almove the spreading forest trees, That east upon the campus, cooling shade, Within its tower, old and much decayed, Alxides the ancient College Bell. Its peals Call forth the literary devotees-H A In ringing tones that regions far invade- To join thc earnest students cavalcade Marching on to capture high degrees. That urgent sound does oftentimes impart To loitering souls, a zeal that wit revives -- And we remember all as we depart. Can we forget while memory survives? Oh! Giithful Bell! Ilow sad each senior heart As now the hour of our farewell arrives! THE PLACE OF WHISPERS Have you heard of the place of whispers, XVhere silence forever reigns Save those ghostly, rustling, whispers, Like the drops upon the panes. There's a goddess in the palace of whispers She rules with an iron sway, But she cannot stop those whispers, Nor drive them all away. But you may hear those ghostly whispers 5 'Twill take but a moment to exploreg You may see tl1e place of whispers If you hut open the lilmrary door. - 23-l v REV. J. H. DODDRIDGE.. gQLlQ'iIiX'. J. H. DOIJIJRIIJGIQ, an ex-President of Moores Hill College, was born and reared on a farm in XVz1yne County, Indiana. Here he devel- . L" it oped inusculnr strength und physical vigor for college and professional, life. He entered the first preparatory class in old Asbury, now DePauw Uni- versity, in 18722. He was graduated in lH77 with il class of fifty-one. In the D Th olofficul Stllllllilfj' at Madison, N. J. fall ofthe sznne year he went to rexv Q g The course here was completed in one year, and from this institution he received a diploma in 1878. - H ' 'Sl l He entered the South-east Indiana Conference the szune tall. In 184 ie l t tl Picsidcncv of Moores Hill College. At the close of the fol- was electec o ie l r . lowing college year he went hack into the ministry, and has served some of the best charges in the Conference. He is now pastor of the College Avenue Methodist lipiscopul Church, Bloomington. Ind. 535 PROF. CHARLES W. HARGITT, PH. D. HE subject of tl1is sketch is a native of Indiana. Reared on the farm, 56 his early educational opportunities were such as the village schools of the time afforded. Later residence in Indianapolis afforded hiin the ex- cellent trainiug of the city high school, in which was done the chief work of preparing for college. He entered Moores Hill College with the class of '77, and though compelled to drop out occasionally to earn funds for further pros- ecution of his course, was yet able to carry forward the regular work, and .grad- uated with honors with his class. After graduation he was received into the South-east Indiana Conference, and for several years was engaged in pastoral work, devoting at the same time considerable attention to advanced studies in science. For the purpose of more thoroughly perfecting himself in these studies he became a resident graduate student in the Boston University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology, in the latter of which he was assistant in the biological laboratory. Later he also studied in the Indiana University and in the marine biological laboratory. 36 During' 1891-4123, he was assodiate director and lecturer in the biological labo- ratory of the Brooklyn Institute. In 1891 Prof. Hargitt was promoted to the degree of Doctor of Philosophy by the Ohio University. In 1885 he was elected to the Chair of Natural Sciences in l1is alma mater, which position he resigned in 1888 to accept the Chair of Biology and Geology in Miami University. During his incnmbency of three years in this position the department acquired a distinction which it had l1itl1erto not known. A new biological laboratory was built, and the department provided with an equipment unsurpassed i11 some respects in the State. In June, 1891, Dr. Hargitt was unanimously elected to the Chair of Biology in Syracuse University, which he continues to fill at the present time, and in which his work has been 110 less marked than in the former. During the year 1894 he was given leave of absence for travel and study in Europe, most of which time was devoted to investigations in the renowned Zoological station of Naples, some of the results of which have since been published in the station " Mlttll6lll1llg6ll.,, During this time occasion was taken to visit and inspect the scientiiic equipments of leading universities in Italy, Germany, and England. Dr. Hargitt is a 111ember of various learned societies, among which are the Indiana Academy of Sciences, the American Ornithological Union, Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, etcfli In 1877 he was married to Miss Susan E. Wood, daughter of the late Dr Enoch G. Wood, of Indiana, for many years the President of the Board of Trustees of Moores Hill College. 'Hle is President of the Syracuse Academy of Sciences and Vice-President of the New York State Science Teachers' Association. I nl i PROF. JOHN H. T. MAIN. QQZQFGQQBOIIT the year 1872 a young man from Ohio entered Moores Hill Col- lege. He was destined to become one of the brightest stars of this ' institution. This young man was john H. T. Main. He was a careful student, and always ranked high in his classes. In 1876 he received the degree of Bachelor of Science. After this he taught in the public schools of Versailles and Moores Hill, serving as superintendent in each. In 1880 he received the degree of Bachelor of Arts in Moores Hill College. He was immediately elected professor of Ancient Languages, and continued in this capacity until June, 1888. During the last three years of this time he was also Vice-President of the college. Prof. Main was a profound student a11d a very inspiring teacher. He impressed himself very deeply upon all his students. No teacher ever left Moores Hill College who had so completely won the hearts of all those who had come under his instruction. Memory is still fresh with pleasant remembrances of his inspiring words in the recitation, chapel, and in social life. A In September, 1838, he entered johns Hopkins University as a graduate student in Latin, Greek, and Sanskrit. He soon ranked l1igl1 in the univer- sity, not only among the students, but also with his teachers. 18851-'SPO he was Associate in Ancient Languages in the WfJIl1Hll,S College of Baltimore. In 1891 he was elected Fellow of Greek in johns Hopkins Uni- versity. This is an honor won only by merit. In June, 1892, he received the degree of Doctor of Philosophy from that university. In May, 1892, he was elected Carter Professor of Greek in Iowa College at Grinnell, Ia. This is one of the oldest and most prominent institutions in the West. This position he still holds. Dr, Main has been very successful in this position. I-Ie is one of the strong men in Greek in the West. He is a credit to any institution. Moores Hill College is proud of such a man, and feels honored to have one of her sons occupying such prominent positions, and rank- ing so high in scholarship. ISS COLLEGE LOYALTY. HZVZQIQIQY few persons ever stop to think how much they 'owe to their fellow- ll men. liven a hasty examination into the relations existing between man and man will reveal the fact that all we have, all we are, and all we expect to be-everything depends largely upon the actions of others. We are debtors " both to the Greeks and to the Barbarians: both to the wise and to the unwise." Especially true is this of the college graduate. Many people enter college, remain six or seven years, go out thinking they have conferred a great blessing upon their alma mater. It is true that a college is anxious for students, and will offer many inducements to worthy young men and women, but the FAVOR is almost altogether on the part of the college. The student pays a very small part of the money required to manage an institution. To the student there 'come income from endowment, use of buildings and apparatus, gifts from friends, edu- cational collections, and a thousand other blessings all as free as air. In View of these facts, how easy it ought to be for every student to cultivate a feeling of good will, of friendship towards the institution that has stood for him as a light- house. How easy it ought to be for him to remember with encouraging words, special acts, frequent returns, those who are still struggling on to maintain the honor and dignity of an institution that is the pride and glory of .Methodism in Southern Indiana. Reader, are you a graduate of " Moores Hill College," remember the institu- tion that made you what you are. Are you a " Sigourneanj' remember we are still plucking laurels from mountain tops. Are you a " Philo," remember we are still shouting " Excelsior." Are you a " Photo," we are still preparing to carry the light that shall lighten the world. In conclusion, we plead for your good will, your prayers, your help. VVe ask that wherever you are, whatever you may be, wherever you go, you be loyal and true to flloorrs H1'!! College. , C. W. LEWIS, '5l0. Z!!! Hurrah for Moores Hill I Words nncl Music lay John XV. Jolinson. Vlnss of ISNG. 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H15 Kfill' K 399 l'9E Y '39 I' 5 ' fl fl l o s n l ' "' : l I l l -f H l l l l I 5 sau KVTTTW iiiidp Exim!! 'Q l ' -jli lol mul, W mr TQPVU: MW? N254 v-WT: '-' ' - 1 ll 1 '!- l' -4 liffl? 2 l MW, cll 1 tlrlmy -- EP llil - Il.l ,lla lllal lil WWW zwvl -WT ' 2 :ll llll l , l l lil TUTT "W I Klvrlfif llmff Y lf ll I E ! l.' l . ,,, W J'l' Xflrlfr I feel? ml-gli -i2f,,'l mflf. , , l 1 - 1 - 5 5 s l l ' ' iwll - mll 'K T2 l lT L "Tal willl alll 2 llllll W PTF' 5 4991 ff l l ,' ll.s ll. Illllgxllwl ivxpH'fT r ' 1-- l 2 ' f 1 l Pl llll +95 ll Y fm? frlqf-Q vc Pm-ls i MOORES HILL COLLEGE ALUMNI. Cs T would be very interesting and desirable to have an aceount of the Work of all those who have ever been students of Moores Hill College for any Q ff length of time. To know the value of the college to the world it would be necessary to have this record. But no such information is at hand. Only those who are permitted to take tl1e honors of the institution eau be kept in knowledge. Moores Hill College has had two lumdred and thirty graduates during her existence. Mrs. Jane Kahler was the first to finish the course in the year l858. She did not become a minister herself, but what is often equally influential, a minister's wife. She is itinerating in southern California. The classes at first were small, and for several years during the Civil War there were no graduates, as entire classes left i11 defense of their country. The class of '62 and '64 were all ladies, as the men were at the, front. A Christian student is a patriotic one. One of the best defenses for any land is a Christian college. Liberty-loving people must stand by the Christian college as by their very life. Nineteen of our number have fought their fight and finished their course and-we trust have received the pl.1udit, " Well done, good and faithful servant, enter into tl1e joy of thy Lord." . Forty have entered the ministry. In addition to this number many who have taken a partial course have become ministers. Two of the alumni are pre- v siding elders in the Indiana Conference. The Methodist Episcopal Churches in this part ofthe State are largely supplied by Moores Hill College men. Au educated ministry is one of the most imperative demands of the times. The life of the church depends largely upon it. The educated minister comes from the Christian college. Hence the church must maintain these institutions that she herself may live. The Christian college is the hope of tl1e church. Over sixty graduates have chosen the profession of teaching, and are doing successful work in the public schools and different colleges. Five hold positions now in our alma mater. The law illlfl medicine have dl'il.YVl1 from our ranks also. While the majority of the alunmi are found in these four professions, yet twenty other vocations are represented among our graduates. The aim in Moores Hill College is to develop men and women fitted for life in any realm, so they become successful farmers and business men as well as professional men. The influence of the college has been felt greatly in Indiana, yet it has by no means been confined to this State. More than a third of the States, besides the District of .Columbia and China, contain Moores Hill alumni within their borders, then "Hurrah for Moores llill, :t college good and great, A blessing to the sons of men, an honor to the Stateg ller treasures are not gold, but fairer, better still, Are loyal hearts to God and home. Hurrah for Moores Hill!7' , M. XVAYHINGER, Class of '83. -l 2 1 'I 1 - NW Mr ,J I, 0 WCw 4!E?A MQ iii G71 rc 3D Omi- I xv X 'Sf ' 2'2'r.. I sbbzmh In ,li '5'-5-oi..KQfigi6ii1lil.1 , 1, , , , .lb ,,fgQlAf:5F-vvefgf-v'ii7!3"' 3 1-y:rf ,F .if jiri fj gulf' .Sn .N-Cv -P ,., 0hK !4 I -,51 2 " ! . 7' ,IAN-X1 I v' X .' Q mf' f 4 W wx N, U! ,W N 'IH 'ff WW, ' ' Mm W' N gs "fi x, ' -?.1"- Y? 'f ff ,, b' "'Qf W f M M fwis -N X -'1 f 'iiihlg 'iff - 'M.'5.ffff1-' ' l,1n'1fN,Z'b ,. , .., 4 K.- . .. . fgf QNX F ' iff .- ':iA2XE:4.' Q " PICTURE WRITING." Not tedious nor lengthv, lVith the rolling of the winters, With the huclding of the spring time, And the mellowing of the autumn, Grow the reminiscent musings Of' the College days long finished. Happy days of careless freedom, Days unfettered hy the worry And the weight of growing duties. Times ol' frolies and ol' egg roasts: Times of stolen, sweet communions llnder shade of' friendly evening. Sereuades and corn pops, ol' which f None but students were the wiser. Skating parties on the ieepond, When the iey cutting northwind Strove to crack the hold round Cheeks, llut was hallled, and sueeeeded Only in painting red cheeks. redder, And in adding fire to bright eyes. Sausages and crackers, cheese and apples, Oh! what feast was e'er more relished, p Who e'er quaffed from crystal goblet With more zest than drank the skaters, From a hole eut hy the skate heel. Midnight gatherings in some room 3 Mnfflcd voices, smothered laughter, Innocent prank or mischief' pending- Sometimes 'twas not safe to leave one's clothing ln his room, or wear a class pin On his eoat, some hright eyes or nimhle Fingers took it for a roast or joke. Young man wooing, when at last -.-.. -. He persuades himself to leave the side Of her who proves a fair enchantress, Finds the door resists his efforts, For a clothes line has mysteriously Drifted from its 'eustomed moorings. Chapel, which resounded with the Ilearty, loyal yell, and the song, " Hurrah for Old Moores Hill." The old library, silent sanetum Where humau voice was never heard. Ah! these are only spices lended To the years of building Structures which support our Fsefulness among our fellows. Firm foundations lasting till The superstructures resting on them Are completed, ready for the approval Of the great aud Master Workman. Spices which have lent their fragrance 'Moug the cast off garinents of the past Which, though laid aside, Arc cherished with treasures, valueless To others, hut to us of untold worth. Oh! the dreamy recollections, Ilazy through years intervening. jumhled, mixed aml tossed, So that they seem a very medley, A Kaleidoscope appearing different Every instant. What name Could hetter chosen he than The " Melangcf' the medley, mixture, joy of old Moores Hill. 4 its words by wumx 9: xzxrv. -Z? 021356210 5 'T Music by CHARLES J.STALLARD K5 , :mmf 1 rn! A 11:1 :In ,' - f gif- ll 1 :gs vi iv. i t U Dir .In ,Y , W . . V , - I' e.. 4 4 15--I IA., Y I1 1 I , V Ty -I - g 5 -J - 'L f I. ni- ggi :ll ' 12 If . - ll11iiil:!H! lQli'l1El 'Q I EI: ' " - u 22:52:55-:HI-:fl - '-:ill Q' I Y Y , 3' ' ' . A m ,vi LI ll '-1 n ? T 1 ' vu U --I 1 1 11 I' 1 V 1 I I -- - I - ,f ICI! 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Tho swift golden moments are floating, Our 1in'E'ring farewell will be der. But we now there will be a glad meetin When tho toil: of this lifo are all o'er. -IT U'- U Such pleasure will ne'er bo again. above- f r fire-- eE Q 1 S-gas Ms SQEB5?-""!:" sa fmfiifwigyn Xx f S' 9, G . - '- I , . ,aa L, bit. -Z -Y ?555..Qv5v, , f 1 D-, . - , 9 .g.- -1 1249 ' x h N- ' v P"-TI- LJ.-fi 5j?3?TiV ,-ifgqgia-figvw 4le1?SS'?zgQr,f , xvfx ,544 , 1. I' ' 1 531: 'eg-F46 3 Wire 632 p ip -Jaw! ' :!.f4ff2am'1 I 4 f' EQIAY3 f A- -2:2 , "I 5' I fl'- fA f Af my 4 ,, I M.-- 4 4 - 'H' 'An v U 4 ,,,Y4D'VQ1.m.y1'q'gm. ' 4 , 1 . .I 41 ,g.9l2a!nxd'.cm, -h , "'f'4" G"' 5 4 1 ' - A f- '. ' 4 - 1, .NEFLTJ-ek, ..1QlA:'21. wh ,. 1 -,,.'..:,,--'-' 1 Ja Wvfwn ' A 'llvf t-. - - J .f, --1 H s-ff" . -ff' as -' ff--5971-LA , "'-- f- ' rif f 'gg Wt: .sszux - ""lZ?4Z3if !,,-- F-vi --AY nj-,v,,--, f , I-rin.. ..- .. M145-nv" Y -Ania --UMW ' -. g.""-.,-g-.:g41T5,:" -' 'fx' ' TTL, ij! ' ' -V A. . MX,-. ,..- ,. .--:12f""' 1 ..- .LZ , ,, vm, 41112155 uf 91 lilvkrl. 171011, W -l":'u. SENIOR CLASS. THE CLASS OF '97. All nature smiles in happy mooflg 'Tis june, with roses everywhere 5 'Mill friends and flowers, nnother class Will Aln lil Mnter's honors slnn'ef--- A elnss of nine Right np in line, The elzlss of '1l7. lizlithful tl Tlmt, lit .Ks earnest iey have stooal the storms, l'nl, sweep o'er college clnysg ly, when skies were fair, Have sought high stxnnlznwls to npruise. Intentions wise Cll2Il'2lClCl'lZC The eluss of '97, At lust, they stannl upon the hormlers UI' an nl Upportnni All who " Vow "1- " Now." llroernstin " Now " iexplorerl nlomning ty zlwnits them 3 seek may honors gain. Prizes nlmonntl, Clustering around The elzlss of '!lT. Their motto in the past. --The wntehworcl lor to-clay. ation means defeat: the time to Force the way To reahns of fume, That soon may claim The class of '9T. The honrls of " orange and black " must loose And future paths wide rzuliute, llnt never lost to sight will be A Moores Hill College grzulnnte. Cf1ll'I'llIIOff, O. 1':s'r1':l,i The fntnre is hright, It mloth invite The class of '!lT. ,li IJCUNARD 53 HISTORY OF SENIOR CLASS. . xcvn. PSUQI-IE task the historian has before him is not to "give to airy nothing a local habitation and a name," but to rehearse to you a story such as might have inspired the pen of a Homer or a Virgil. "For it tells of the wondrous achievements . Of our ninety-seven's career." The '97's were a quiet set of Freshmeng not that tl1ey were lacking in class spirit, but the outrageous manifestations of '96 put all show of class spirit into bad repute. Then also there flowed in our veins a large per cent. of preacher blood, a heavy ballast in the sea of class spirit. Stirred by an infusion of fresh blood, we entered our Sophomore year witl1 a loud, hair-raising war-whoop that made even '96 turn green with envy, if she ever was any other color. Then it was that our motto "Now" was adopted, that terse, concise, sententious word, the enemy of procrastination, and 'f Zip, Siss, Boom" began to echo along the corridors of time. Then also was com- pleted that great monument of the spirit and push of '97, the far-famed flower bed. Ma11y were the pleasant hours of toil spent in completing this stupendous work. "And lo, when it was finished, while men slept, an enemy came and sowed tares and went l1is way." But the evil one did not enjoy tl1e fruit of l1is deed, tl1e tares were removed, and for many years the air around was sweet- ened with the rarest perfumes of flowers. I Some tin1e in the year '96 occurred that reception of the Seniors, which was anticipated Cby the Seniorsj and heralded Cby the samej as the greatest social event of the year. But rejoicing gave place to mourning. VVhen tl1e '96's returned from the scene of gayety to their rooms "there was a voice heard- lamentation and weeping and great mourning-'96 weeping for her clothes, and 54 would not be comforted because they were notf' Well did the poet of '97 voice their grief in the lyric e11ding-- "Oh, could I speak the wondrous rage That boiled within my manly breast, When missing those clothes --not my best- I swore and cried O sacrilage!!!!" One of tl1e most memorable red-letter days of " '97" was the day on which we did not take "Till" on a picnic excursion. In fact the memory of that day will live when other pleasures have long since faded away. One bright night tl1e class went star gazing, and incidentally practiced a new yell. We sat on the gnarled roots of a lmge elm, and as the poet says: "There was a sound of devilry by night, And all went merry as an egg roast." The next morning the yell was given while faculty and students gazed with open-faced amazement, too surprised to interrupt with the usual chorus of " horse laughs." Ah! ever to be remembered is that bright morning when we rushed the '98's, scattering desolation and broken chairs in our lpath. We were some thousand inferior in number, but had the faculty not stopped our triumphal progress ---?????? Seldom has a cloud overshadowed the sky of '97. Never has dissension entered her ranks, but o11e shadow has crossed her path when the grim angel of death entered our band, and took one of the brightest and best of our before happy circle, which then numbered thirteen. We have passed the hey-day-Freshman year-which is the spring-time of the student's life, when all is fresh and verdant, the balmy days of the Soph- omore, the June of the college life, when brains are said to sprout to an alarm- ing size in a single night, the hot August days of Juniordom, when one looks with envious longing upon the places of the favored Seniors. We areuiabout to bid a regretful farewell to thehalcyon autumn of our last year, and enter the cold, long winter of earnest life. We shall not mind the cold. From the greatest to the least of us il: our hearts are warmed with the spirit which has led t5'Morrow to Clark. 55 r I us successfully through four years of trials. We leave tl1e Juniors to imitate our bravery and dignity, the Sophs to vainly copy our wisdom witl1 lengthy words and owlish symbols, while the Fresh-men miserably travesty our spirit and enterprise. As the time draws nigh when "well say our last farewell," a shade of sad- ness sometimes comes upon us. Amid all the gayety and enjoyment of a Sen- ior's life there always lurks this premonition of a coming sorrow. But after all the Senior enjoys the cream of the college life. Freshmen admire him from afar, Sophomores emulate his dignity, Juniors treat him with respect, while the faculty receive 11im with choicest entertainments. As commencement day approaches our sun is slowly setting in the West. Wliexl its last lingering ray has disappeared darkness may seem to be about us, but only for a time, for it is now the dawning of our real life when our sun rises 'only to set when life is done. REFLECTIONS. I. Sunset. The sun has hid his scorching light In the cooling western sea, I-las fled at the dusky approach ol' night, In a glory of sunset sky. The sky is all purple, and amber, and red, Is banded with golden bars, NVhere the sweetest rays of Hesperus are shed, Most beauteous ol' evening stars. l muse as I watch the fading glow, My thoughts are of the past, It's pleasing lllClIl'I'lCS come and go While the sun is sinking fast. My college days at last are o'er, I must enter the world again, O golden days that are no more! I wish I could live them again. The ling'ring sunlight softly wancs, And night is dimly coming on, As bound in l'aucy's fairy chains, My mind to dreamy revery runs. 56 While in the stillness softly call The nameless sounds of night, In dreamy sleep my eyelids fall With the moonheams coming light. II. Sunrise. The dawn in glistening mantle clad Appears with dewy tread, The East is all amber and glittering red XVhere the blazing sun-god raises his head. And the silver light of Apollo doth wane, Most beautiful morning star, When the flaming sun-god begins his reign With l1is shining steeds and ear. I thought as I watched the coming glow My life has commenced at last, It will not he all sunshine I know, But my sun is rising fast, Though shadows come and hopes may go Thcre'll be a bright setting at last. W PERSONAL. Walter IE. Beaty, Philoneikean, treasurer 112, 323:11 secretary 13, QQ, president 14, lj: seargeantlof arms 14, 29, critic 14, 32 5' vice-president of Y. M. C. A., 1896-'97, entered the class at the beginning of the Sophomore year, classical. Nellie Clark, Sigournean, librarian 12, 15 , treasurer 12, 39, vice-president 13, 255 chaplain 13, 35, president 14, ll, critic 14, 35, has been with the class since its organization, scientific. Charles M. Kroft, Photozetean, sergeant-of-arms 1'91, ll, vice-president 1'9Z2, 353 critic 193, 25: secretary 1'93, lj, critic 11, 3Jg president 12, DQ chaplain 12, 255 treasurer 13, Q55 critic 13, 3b and 14, 25: prosecutor 14, 229, trustee of Photozetean Iicclesian 12, 355 recording secretary of Y. M. C. A., l89ti-'97, editor of " Me- langeg" licensed to preach August, l89l, member of Conference, joined the class the spring term of Freshman year, classical. '1"1'he first number refers to the year: 113 Freshman, 121 Sophomore, 1233 Innior, 1-Il Senior, the second refers to the term l, 2 or:I. ' ,.E,--,...- Edward I. La Rue, Photozetean, chaplain CZ, 135 secretary C2, 335 critic'f3, 13, president f3, 235 vice-president Q3, 333 chaplain H, 133 librarian C-l, 235 chaplain Q4, 335 member of executive committee of the athletic associationg vice-president of Y. M. C. A., 1894-'95, corresponding secretary of Y. M. C. A, 182-35-'fftig an editor of the "Melangeg" assistant secretary of Photozetean Ecclesian, licensed to preach September, 18945 entered the class the fall term of the Sophomore year, scientific. ' Stanton Aldren Morrow, Photozeteang sergeant-of-arms: chaplain 12, 5335 sec- retary Q3, 135 vice-president 14, 33: recording secretary of Y. M. C. A.g chairman of religious meeting committee, served as member of executive committee of athletic association, has been identified with the class since its organizationg licensed to preach June, 18935 classical. Charles J. Stallard, Photozetean, critic 14,233 president 14, 135 vice-president 43, 335 prosecutor fel, 135 librarian Q3, 13 and fl, 33, prosecutor CZ, 135 sergeanbof- arms'C,1, 13, has been with the class one term, licensed to preach July, 18210: Served as member of executive committee of athletic association, classical Nellie Stewart, Sigouruean, librarian 12,1233 treasurer tl, 135 vice-president Q4, 13, president C-l, 23, treasurer of Y. W. C. A., 1894-'95, and president 1396-'97, has been with the class since its organization. , - Will E. Peters. Photozetean, secretary 123, vice-president C333 critic f33g treas- urer t33g president C433 joined the class the spring term of the Sophomore year: scientific. 1 Clara M. Wood, Sigournean, vice-president QQ, 235 secretary.Q3, 335 critic Gi, 13 and C4, 13, chaplain Q4, 235 president Q-l, 335 joined the class in the Sophomore year, editor of "Melangeg" scientific. OFFICERS. S. A. MORROW, ----- President. Nl9I.l,IE CLARK, - Vice-President. C. J. STALLAD, - Secretary. W. li. PETERS, Treasurer. W. li. BEATY, Historian. CLARA Woon, - Prophet. " is fr .Av . , ,. , 427' " ,, -. W f - 3 C X KI. if ll T t h ! H I +, X 4, X f ' NX igxx N ff 'f f mx If xx" - T., ..,- H G A CZ' Qf 5? ' X I in f' wi ,J - 6 K' ffib ,fy N '91 f THE CLASS OF '97, YELLS: . Zip! Siss! Boom! Who are, who are, who are we? Yah I Yah! Yah! 11,7 I 34,7 I 1 . 1 . VVe are, we are, t-11-e P-e-o-p-1--e ! Ha! Ha! Ha!! Who are the people? '!il7! Rz1h!!!!' MOTTO : " Now. " COLORS : Orange and Black. 59 W NOW. f'.D,Gf?i',,OW is the accepted time," " now is the day of salvation." Such is the H1 E VD spirit of the motto of tl1e class H Ninety-seven." Q MN The past, with its opportunities for good and evil, is beyond our con- trol. A merciful Providence has placed the kindly curtain of obscurity between us and the future. The present alone is ours. What we do rzoa' determines our lives and characters. "There is a tide in the affairs of men, which taken at the flood, leads on to fortune: omitted, all the voyage of their life is bound in shal- lows and in miseriesf' The pause between the ebb and flow of tl1e tide is very brief. We must act without delay if we would be borne onward to the greatest liefggfhtsf' Promptness is a cardinal virtue of the business world. A child insufficiently clad in the middle of winter may freeze to death, a starving body may perish of hunger, a soul may pass to eternity without the love of Jesus to lighten the way, because we have put off some deed of cl1arity. " He who gives promptly gives thrice." It is often said a lost fortune may be re- trieved by industry and economyg lost health by treatment and obedience to the laws of nature: lost fame, at least to some extent, by repentance and works meet for repentance, but lost time never. The world hath need of ripe scholars and profound thinkers, but these men may be instruments of evil rather than good unless also possessed of pure hearts, and even then the good they accomplish will be a minimum, relatively speaking, if there be absent the strong, vigorous will that acts now. It is easy to say I will make this sacrifice, or do that disagreeable duty in the future: it is hard to do it NOW. May this word be inscribed not only on the beloved emblem, but deep and eternally within the heart of each member of the class. B. W. ALDRICIAI. H0 A JUNIOR CLASS. 5 i. THE CLASS OF '98, UUNIORJ kgkj-"UIlING the fall of '93 the present Junior class was organized, and from 76 pq that time till this the same organization has given evidence of its ex- 9 5 istence, not by fitful displays of class spirit, but by its steady, onward course, and tl1e defense of its rights against all opponents. In glancing through the record of recent events in college life, we notice that it was the class of '98 which put a check to the display of athletical ability indulged in by the '9G's as Seniors, and again when the present Seniors, aroused from their usual quiet slumber, attempted to rescue a beloved member from huxnbler ranks. It was this same class that so easily withstood their rush and sent them back sadder but wiser. We find in the ranks two who are already giv- ing proof of their usefulness by acting as instructors in Latin and English, and surely the Juniors may well be proud of their professors. ' At present the class consists of six classical, three scientific, and two musical students, each with untiring energy striving to reach that exalted position in life in which they can answer " Semper Paratusf' The oliicers are : IRIQNIQ MARTIN, - President. EDITH BoI.DIui:v, - Vice-President. CRATES JOHNSON, - ,Secretary, RICIIARII N. HAIzoI'I"r, - - Treasurer. j. L. DAVIS, - - Historian. Liaona Lovn, - Poet. lklixux' CAMIIIIIQLI., - Prophet. W. , A TRUE STORY. worthy and- estiinable students, f1l7l1'07'S by Me way, a11d beings of tl1e Quia genus ll01llO illlfl species llOlllO, stately pillars of tl1e year they honor, 0 L but possessing tl1e ge11eric weakness for tl1e vine that twineth, persuaded tl1eir ZlCCOllllllOfl21tlllg Zlll interested landlady to i11vite two charming young ladies to take tea witl1 her one evening. How glad were tl1e hearts of Paul a11d Cyrus wl1e11 tl1e invitation was accepted: l1ow joyfully they congratulated Olle another, what insane allfl pitiful attempts they made, before tl1e mirror, to look swellg l1ow diseouragingly did that same reflector of defects respond to Pauls repeated efforts to say witl1 a prepossessing smile: " Miss --,iii inay I l1elp you to a slice of the breast of this yo1111g fowl? " Witl1 tl1e greatest care they placed tl1eir well-brushed overcoats and hats on tl1e l1at rack, i11 blissful anticipation of the walk l1Ol1lGUOVCI' tl1enar1'ow board walk." . ' But alas! those throbbing hearts almost stopped, telnporarily, VVllell the door- bell rang a11d'tl1ere was ushered in llOt only the two fair guests, but oh! chagrin, a younger brother. Nevertheless, tea-time and evening sped o11 fairy wings. Paul presided at tl1e table witl1 grace, wl1icl1 surprised himself, and Cyrus' jokes were politely listened to and duly s111iled at, without eve11 a l1i11t tl1at they had been heard before. . Ah ! could it be that the evening was e11ded flllfl they must go? Pauls lllllld l1ad been busy while he pretended to be deeply interested in tl1e conversation. " Robbie, wl1at would you take to let a fellow walk ll0lllB with your sister? " he asked, while the ladies were getting tl1eir wraps. " Oh, about a quarter apiecef' answered Robbie, equal to tl1e occasion. "That's a bargain, keep llllllll," and Paul slipped a half dollar i11to l1is llfllld, Illlll Robbie sped for llOlllC. Tl1e half dollar bought tl1e privilege but llOt the llllllll. - ii'MHfllll. 'imisii i ' 4 THE CLASS OF '98. CLASS CHEISR : Hip, Hip, Hurrah! Six! Boom! Bali ! VVe'll all be great! NVe challenge fate I XVC'l'6 the class of '98 ! MOTTO: Semper Paratus. COLORS : fad i 'i J Dark Blue SOPHOMORE CLASS SOPHOMORE CLASS HISTORY. S N the eighth day of the ninth mouth of the year eighteen hundred and iii ninety four, was the beginning of the well-known anabasis of the won- Qip derful class of '99, Now these are the journeys of the members of the class of '99, who went forth out of the land "Know-Nothing," under the hand of Dr. Martin. And these are their goings out according to the commandments of the faculty. And verily, I say these are their journeys according to their goings out. Now it came to pass as this mighty army marcheth forth through the long and lonely valley of " Prepdom," those people who inhabiteth the promised land, into which the army of '99 hopeth to march, beholdeth the bright banners fiying and heareth the mighty shouts. But lo! thc '99's were too far in the distance for the inhabitants thereof to distinguish the " Color " of the banner or to hear the words of the " Cheer." But it came to pass when they had jour- neyed nine great circles of the revolving months they were in plainer view of the promised land, and here they pitched during the hot season. Lo! on the ninth clay of tl1e ninth inonth of the year eighteen hundred and ninty-five, Dr. Martin spake these words unto the army, saying, t' XVhen ye shall come into the land of ' Know All,' this is the land which shall fall unto thee as an inheritance, tl1e land of ' Know All,' even the coasts thereof, if ye shall drive out all the inhabitants therein." And it came to pass that they departed with their staffs and blazing colors, and they strove to drive out the inhabitants tliereof, and to quite pluck down all their high places. And even the bridge was blazing with color. After a few victories the army did collect, and there was much feasting, and rejoicing, and merry making, for they had made their wonder- ful works to be remembered, and the faculty was gracious and full of compassion. And again the time cometh for the army to encamp, and they pitched during the summer months. Verily I say unto you when the time draweth near to march there was much rejoicing that again they could proceed. And without the loss of a single mnnber they armed themselves for the future struggles. - Now it came to pass that they departed into the wilderness, and there was a 69 great ingathering of " nuts " and " persim1nons" for the winter use. Then the mighty struggle went on among the armies of '9il's, '98's, Z1.l1Cl,97,S. And lo! a piercing voice spake these words, saying, " Ye have contended long enough for this land. Turn you and go into your tents and prepare your wonderful speeches." And verily, verily, he said: " Whosoever of the armies shall prepare the most wonderful and powerful speeches, the same shall inherit the land of ' Know All' for an inheritance." And lo! did the 1900's prepare the place for the contest, by bringing gar- lands and beautiful birds from afar. Then it came to pass that this wonderful army Cflllle to the place of contest, and, indeed,' they spake as no army ever spake before. And since they were indeed victorious they took possession of the land, and they lifted their mighty voices in the chorus. " Then hurrah, hurrah, hurrah, hnrrah For the class of '9ED5 Hurrah, hurrah, hnrrah, hurrah For the class of 'HEL With C2lI'llCSt zeal and purpose true, You'll find ns right in line, For we are the wonderful, wonderful class- The class of 'Uily'-'IIIS'I'OliI.-KN. OFFICERS. F. H. COLLIER, - President PHARI. WHEELER Vice-President. J. C. WA1.K1f:R, - Secretary NE'r'1'1E STExvAR'r Treasurer AGNES WII.SON, Historian C. R. S'roU'r, - Poet J. D. ROSEHERRY, Prophet. ai ,ws fi fl Z I I5 3 fiaelrfrenig, Ugly QS I 53 QJL3 Q V, 471 1 ,Q l'y fx 7 K !f1ff 6 j A jj! ' N ? S4 QP X ,I 'lf I I - ,I ' I l fl Ind My N fix i Q x I ' 1 -, J' Al 1' 'I Jn n ! -'11 I ,. Q lfffff I . SOPHOMORES. CLASS CIIICICR : I Fine I Fine ! I Superfiue! ! ' We're the class of 'S-iff! Hfhoo ! Iflfhoo .f .f MOTTO : " Push." COLORS - . ,, , ,,,,. Bright Red ALL ON ACCOUNT OF A TIE It is said, Now, 'tis only a rumor, So do not repeat it I pray, That sisters, Iilspeeially small ones, are fond OI' giving their brothers away. There's a house, or dimensions pretentious XVluich near to our college stands, Wherein students Are well housed and boarded And bound by aII'eetion's bands. A son, Not uncomely, abode there, The pride of the landlady's heart: Who, In spite of his mannna's affection, Had been pierced by a cupid's dart. A maiden, XVith adamant power, Had prisoned him at her side, And his joy Was almost ecstatic That she in that house did abide. One night As they stood on the stairway, Reluctautly saying good night, Little sister In silence approached them, For blinded with love was their sight. H OI1! Oh! I saw it! I saw it! " She eried, laughing in mischievous glee. " I saw you 3 You kissed her, I know itg I'n1 going to tell. Oh, goodee!" " Come here I " Cried the maiden, in anguish, " If you tell that you'Il tell a lie, It only Looked so in the darkness, I was iryiug lo slraigfhlevz his lie." 70 ODE TO FATE. t What is this cheerful chat er, This lnnn of stnrlents' tnlkg This noisy erowfl, XVith lungliter lonfl, Upon the college wulk. Some lmoy has slipped znnl fallen In trying to euteh his " Midge 5 " In lmshI'nl lllO04l, lle stoppe1lun1l viewed ller on the college lmrimlge. They wulk then towzmls the college 'l'here's yet lmnt little lllllCQ " I love you clear," Suirl he, in fearg " 0 please, wont you he mine?" In after years, one evening A couple sit znnl talk 3 " Wiie who'4l forget Those eyes I inet 'l'h:it clay on the vollege walk." I I l .pn Nflfaifl U THE FRESHMAN. On the nrst day of college The Freshman is seen In the rear of the chapel, All hopeful and green. A year thence he enters The Sophomore ranksg Superintendent of egg-roasts, And leader of cranks. And next he's ajuuiorg But whalfs in a name, For paper-hacked ponies Arc used just the same. But when he's a Senior His color has changedg Three years have upset All the plans 116,11 arranged. All honor is his For his worthy deineanorg So hast verdant lfreslnnan To rank as il Senior. --. '.-I X , .4 fv- ,U -. .-A V CLASS. 1' in QI' A. Hr.-vw 'vi ' a k ' A' . Q.. i.t .. r. 5. H.,g,,f,'g . 1- ,.', M..-. in 'fqg-Y - . . I' I .. we ,M ,q..,u,JM.a,f1.,m,'v A YQIQ M 4, ,M ,V 1 ,Q l H H -N-'Fm -.',.-',',- fm-:M 49 'M' .1 H - . ".':,'1-J' in--f'.'+'.'.f177y',',,V4 v , ' 'fu -wi9,5-.-.-JJj1',Hg,,Qg ,gay-Q. C, .V f - - . . - . . -. -- - flivf, 'f i'-'irgl g - ff", I-,'-21, -,R:..Lfa'27f-"'-.'3n. " I fl-qi '-I f 'rim--n .1 f-f ' ,gf :-T43 ?gf ' 5-5: 4 IJFIW.-. f,-2, '.3'153.'r 1 ' -fl zyi rfjf '.434'p1!.'.i 2 - fe l'-g i g-ly.'..' V- i. ' N33 A IQ Q..:...9 . . XM , :A?...cfW,y5Lf'. ! A5553 if., ,:',f55Age:g,,r j1.g,Lgv,cJ sqm, A Wi, ,f35qa,:,gg5fg.m'.,i 'vb.jQlf:iQgm3PSg., ,5g+ WT. r H '-" vii! ' - ., in ..,gv.9e qiww' -15" li- .LEM--M puaxwwdfjlif argfi. P41-3' I f. 'f 'MI-'-'1 w- -11. A ww. vi-:ar Ivy"- I f -15 - 'w.11.Lw.-,YL r-A. - ,-1' . 'fw ' '- -1 ' . f- '-A' 45... .1-3 it Jfxwf--V 5' 1. .inf 4- umm-..Jl. , f -'fi' I fl I-I . ,. . , , . . Hu. ,-1' . .. - - f. f .Lx .ry z",: ,L fright-fijgz 44.142 f':I A X N 1 V f 5 3 1 f' . g' .ff -'- yf.,3,? 4' - ' . -i- I ' , 4.-qr..wffsz'f' it I - I. ,- wi-sf, . .r FRESHIVIAN CLASS. sounded the laboratory table w1th a portion of Old Sal s left hind foot The class arranged itself 1n spots What s ere meetin' fer?" I . 4 LASH! "The class will come to order," said Mr. A., as l1e ' ' u 1 ar" . , . . . ,C ' Y fl r. J.-M.' Mr. President, er-it kinder seems to- me, as Fresh- we ought to be havin' some colors." I ' U s r. B. G.- I econd that 1noven1ent."I Ir. A.-" Is there any remarks? 'V' fIiss G.-H I suggest crushed strawberry and lemon-green." Ir. J.-" I think there ain't nothin' purtier en red, an' besides re always a laflin at us 'bout bein' green, an' I don't believe we r S L Well I know we er reen an ever bod else knows 8' a YN, t to do nothin' to make them laff any more! " f ' . 1 W T-ll 7 Y I I . . H. , W ' h ' k 'Sh ' e cant expect to shine long side t em stuc ' up op o- sg an' they only laff at us fer tryin' to hide it. Mebby ifwe'd green they'd forget about us. An' I think its purtyias red." iss W I signify my appropriation of the remarks Just of- , but I think we should avoid exposing- ouriverdancy by, choos-' Ir. S.-" Fer me I think yeller 'ud do fine." I Il .J O I 0 Q l l ,reen. I am also unfavorable to red and yallowg they're so sirableg I suggest the beautiful shades of violet and heliotrope. 're so sweet an' aristocratic." - . . . Iiss A.-" I think this is entirel unnecessar f since we ado ted Y 3 P s last ear-wine and white." I " ' .AY ,V I-- 1.- , I.-Ay i . .i........i... 77. , .4 A ,wg as X.-. I'- P. 1. J t,,.,v.,HA., , I , , , . liiisff? '-'.-I . -- . :mf , ' - 1' -I ' H. 1 "KWWL-. U'-'xy , , 1 1 .-I.. -, , 1 .,-- .1 V. - 1 ,- g Q- '. wp gf. Q1 ' Y '- vit mr Ki ' tl ' J i "5'w'9.S1 .s, ,,,v ., . ,hi 95.3.2-' i.: .1 ew , : ' f - sh: ' yifp- , " "TEH I I U , 1 Q., Y wx. .fl I 4: A. func' ' ' ' 'oi 35-K x- nr: ' 'gh Rf: . 'J 'I.'.ai i 'Kwan-1V'ifI..' .Y !N'f'VY'L'l. 2 11 14 Mr. W.-"An' they mea11 someth'in', too, white stands fer love an' NVIIIC fer purity. So, therefore, I move that we keep them their colors." Mr. B.-"I second Mr. VV." Mr. A.-"All that wants wi11e an' white get up. CEntire c ass risej. "All that don't want wine an' white git udp. Its moved that H I we have wi11e an' white. 'Is there any more things to see about?' " Mr. W.--"Mister President, l1ain't we got a yell, too? " I Mr. A. " What is the class yell?,' Mr. S. C.--"Iro! Cairo! Siz, Boom, Bah! 1900 Rah, Rah, Rah! I" CTremendous applausej. Mr. E.-"Mr. President, hain't we got a motto, too? " ' Mr. A.-" Will motto committee report? " ' Miss R.--"We hain't done nothin' yet." Mr. W.-"I suggest 'To-morrow' fer our motto." Mr. J. M.-"I object, its too soon." ' A I' Mr. A.-"Will the Secretary read the minutes of the formerly meetings ? " . Mr. C.-"Schabel's corner, March 18. Boys met to see about havin' a taffy pulliifi. Moved we have it at Dr. Cotton's. Misters S. and B. appdintedia committee to get girls, as there hain't enough in the Freshman class. Meetin' adjourned. A "March 22. Boys met in front of Lewisf store to see who their girls would be. Being disturbed by Miss A. looking out of the win- dow the class withdrew to Lamberton's porch. Moved that 165 cents worth of sugar be got to make taffy out of. Moved that we draw sticks to see who,ll have to take the Freshman girls, and the -.. .,,-h . . 'V ,y 78 ' 1, .. ,y 'T' rest take who they want. Moved that a committee of two be ap- pointed to amuse the ladies. Misters B. G. and R. M. appointed. Moved that Mr. E. compose a poem for a invite. Moved that each feller be charged 2 cents to pay the bill. Meetin' adjourned. HR. A., President, S. C., Secretary." Mr. A.-"Anything wrong with that? " . Mr. M.-"I rise to a poi11t of order. We only paid IGM cents for that sugar." Mr. A.-"Fix that rite, Mr. C. Weill have the treasury's re- port." Miss R.--" They said there was 12 cents in the treasury, but I only got 3 cents." l , ' ' Mr. A.--H Class will adjourn till to-morrow." CLASS OFFICERS. fl S. COPELAND, - President. J. R. WILLEY, - ViceJPresident. NELLIE ROBERTSON, - Secretary. FLORA GREEN, - - Treasurer. LAURA ASKIN, - Historian. CORA WASHBURN, - - - Poet. J. MONTGOMERY, - Sergeant-of-arms. N 79 my fin. ami , 'K7 haf , W H 4' 'mil Q I .QIV fi 703 XJ! 1 ' ,fix ff! f l W" ...f41::4:fgf,-'f I - J ff, W 1, , H ' A , f my WL X CLASS YELL Iro! Cairo! Siz, Boom, Bah 1900 ! j W 4 Rah! Rah! Ra 1 5 j X X cr xss Mono ! ' ' L CLASS COLORS : A, ND 0 Y' ' ' . I Wine and White. QW? C X Xf 1 Q, 2 , 'V J .f W M f , - L3 0 17 ...T Wm QUADRENNIAL. The Senior lives on ehoicest fruit, The Soph's on pork and bean:-1, The junior class on lengthy words, But the Freshnian class on greens ODE There There There There There There There There There There There There TO LIFE. XVSIS VVHS WHS WHS WHS WHS VVEIS WHS WaS NVEIS NVZIS WHS rt tree 3 a spoon 3 the combination. a hoyg a moon 3 an exhortation. a girl: a ringg the grafted union. a priest g a spring. an end ol' spoonen C Sl OLD MANCHESTER STREET. On lone Sunday evenings, When silence is sweetg A Who is it that thinks not Of Manchester street? Of a trip to thc school-houseg The shy, slow retrcatg Down the walk 'neath the nxaples, On Manchester street? When we are through college, And fond memories speak, What one will be dearer, Than Manchester street? When old age announces i A vital retreat, XVhat thought will he sweeter Than Manchester street? W'hen death seeks your hody, And last words yon speak 5 Oh, may just one phrase be, Old Manchester street. 82 JOKES. MISS ---. " What is orchard grass?" MR. L-D. " Oh, its a dollar and a half a bushel." KR-T. "Great Jerusalem! those girls were actually sliding down hill on their stomachs." MISS W-D. " I wouldn't know what to say if he asked me." MR. L-mx. "These cards are so valuable that just one of them sometimes costs fifty cents a dozen." IN A DEBATE AT TIIIC PHOTO SOCIE'I'v.--Mr. Ward, becoming very enthusi- astic aud forgetful of his surroundings, exclaimed as he jesticulated in the faces of the judges, "I'1l tell you, my dear ---." CThere was a lady among tl1e judgesj PROF.-H Miss -, if you should eat your breakfast at sunrise at the North Pole, l1ow long would it be until supper if served at sunset?" MISS W.-" Fourteen days." MR. BEATTY ESCORTING THREE SENIOR MAIIJS FROM Pnoif. B's RECEP- TION.-U I donlt care for tl1e girlsf' P1-IOTOGRAPIIER 1.1. JONISS.-MlSS W-d, " Mr. Photographer, ain't I perty ? " MR. LARUE TO Miss N1f:'r'rr1-3.-"Don't stand so close to Mr. Walker." SENIOR.-"Ah! we-ah-Seniors do not find it necessary to exert our mental faculties especially in order to comprehend the higher philosophies. We acquire ,, knowledge-ah--, as it were, by intuition. JUNIOR, RUEFULLY.--" Humph! we get our learning by tuition." How TAN'rAI.rz1NG IS MAN.--Mr. Walker, "We are late Miss W., the last bell has rung." MISS W.--" How I wish my feet could fly as fast as yours." MR. W.-"You ought to be a Walker." 83 L ""fT"' T yTERMQQjQtQ5 155 f ' f ' 3 9 if " f122 17 ! V! X Zffgg x f , M4 ,, C7 l y ff' ' W , f P' ,.,. 1 f a l lllillliiill f, :ma ' K f-,K-LID ji' gf If ,nlwfQWq Hff M vfyfgnigy , f FQ 'wma h'Tifffgf l E f W ' ETF' 4 W5 X f f H"vvl" It b Qfiliiww W WJ A X fn - .N W f lx W 3-gf ifxix x if .,,,.,. , " -X 'QThQ111 feHfr4'fS"":j' zbyjwed if xx 6. -X 36 1- ,.-. -, 1 1 1-4. Q. SIGOURNILKN -Q.-fa-:N 1. 1 ' - 4 Q ,,.....- SIGOURNEAN OFFICERS. CLARA Woon, - MARY CAMPBELL, LAURA ASKIN, NEI4I4IE CLARK, - IRENE MARTIN, BERTHA GARRIGUS, BELLE BARCLAV, CORA WASIiBURN, Eclithf B-olclrey, Harriet Friedley, Flora Green, Minnie Hall, Edna Jennings, SPRING TERM, 1897. ROLL. Lillian Johnson, Kate Matthews, Lucy Pelsor, Nellie Robertson, Corclia Robbins, S7 - President. Vice-President.. Secretary. - - Critic. - Chaplain. - Treasurer. Librarian. Janitor. Nellie Stewart, Nettie Stewart Agnes Wilson, Pearl Wlieeler, Hattie Wood. SIGOURNEAN SOCIETY. COLORS-BLUE AND GoLD. 4. GVQQNE of the bright memories in the history of the college graduate is the V remembrance of the weekly society meetings. ,ef To the -Sigournean tl1e Friday afternoon is looked forward to with the greatest pleasure. Ever since a band of girls met for tl1e purpose of organizing a Ladies' So- ciety, forty years ago, it has been both an honor to the college and an immeas- urable aid to the members. Year after year some one has stepped out of its portals intothe world, clad in the armor of true womanhood, and has l1eld her own in fulfilling the duties of life. ' The past year has been spent in refurnishing of the hall. And the happy blending of the blue and gold in the furnishings give a pleasant atmosphere, and a sense of rest and comfort to those who habitually met within its walls. Tl1e fortieth anniversary of the society was celebrated March 4, 1897, by a reception. Many of the ex-Sigourneans were present, and all had an enjoyable time. The Sigourneans have ever considered loyalty to their society, God, and themselves, as the essentials of woinanliood, and with such principles as a foun- dation, we can look forward down the long path of the future, and see noble women who will uphold the banner of blue and gold, and " Pluck Laurels From the Mountain Top of Science." 88 SI C1 A.-. --il -lk .-f-,, .gy 'gy ' PHILONEIKEAN SOCIETY. DU- PHILONEIKEAN OFFICERS. CRATES S. JOHNSON, L. R. BANES, - J. L. DAVIS, - - IRA D. LAMBERTSON, PRESTON S. HYDE, - WAIJPERA E. BEATY, GUY L. R1e1:E'r'rs, - CLARENCE R. SToU'r, J. C. JOHNSON, - - I. W. Montgomery, David E. La Duke, Louis Ross, H. E. Kelly, President. Vice-President. Seeretzlry. - - Assistant Secretary. O ROLL. A. F. Majors, . W. Hurst Maxwell Charles C. Ewan, Geo. MCG1'8llUll8ll, Treasurer.. - Critic. Librarian. - Chaplain. Sergeant-of-rwms. john D. Roseberry, A. Ward, Iiclwarcl Henderson PHILONEIKEAN SOCIETY. "EXCELSIOR." Ci Sql-IE Philoneikean Society l1ad its origin in the Philomathean Debating Club 'G A 3 of Moores Hill. Its history, as is the case of most societies, has been checkered. From its organization in 1856, to the beginning of the Civil War, its sun was ever risingf But while our nation was putting forth her her- culean eiforts for self-preservation, our little society was engaged in a struggle no less realy for its members, save Mr. Erskine, whose health was very poor, had donned the blue, and were marching under tl1e fiag. With records lost we can scarcely hope to gain an accurate knowledge of those early struggles. But we do know that by the efforts then put forth, a society dear to every Philo. heart has been preserved for us. The history of the society, from 1865 to the present, may be well expressed by " progress." Clouds have Hoated across its sky, but at no time has it been questionable whether its sun was rising or setting. In the cultivation of the social nature of its members, and by the cultiva- tion of a taste for the highest forms of literature, the society gives a training secured in no other way. Without the one, man is deprived of many of the pleasures of society, and of one of the choicest blessings granted by the Creator, without the other, he can have little pleasure in his hours of seclusion. The Philo. Chapter House is the dream of every Philoneikean. With a view to the realization of this dream the Philoneikean Saving Association was organized in May, 1893. Very material progress has been made in this direc- tion, and in the near future the Philo. visiting Moores Hill and strolling through the campus, will see a beautiful structure of stone and brick-his dream will be realized. 99 -- GG . ," PHOTOZETEAN SOCIETY. ' PHOTOZETEAN OFFICERS. SPRING TERM, 1897. W. F. SMITH, - T President. S. A. Moxkow, - Vice-President. E. H. BOLDREY, - - Secretary. S. J. COPELAND, - Critic. E. I. LA RUE, - - Chaplain. C. B. SvI.V1f3S'1'ER, - - - Treasurer. F. B. WARD, - - Prosecuting Attorney. C. H. Co'r'r1NGImM, - - - Librarian. A. H. GREEN, - - Sergeant-of-arlns. ROLL. Howe Abott, F. H. Collier, jesse Carter, R. N. Hargitt, J. W. Gruber, C. M. Kroft, H. R. Mathews, B. F. Moore, VV. Ii. Peters, B. R. Smith, J. C. Walker, J. R. Willey, W. K. Hillman. N sm L. B. Rogers, C. J.Sm11f.ra, E. E. Sims, T. J. Hart, J. E. Roberts, A. W. Wooley THE PHOTOZETEAN SOCIETY. SOCIETY COLOR-PINK AND BLUE. 7 ,HERE is no organization under the auspices of a college that is more con- S5 3 ducive to the intellectual, social, and spiritual development of the stu- dent than a Christian literary society. It is in the literary society that the various traits of character are brought to view, and the good receive their just connnendation, the bad their needed remedy. Here the truths acquired from the text-book are applied, and the present issues are discussed, thereby better fitting the student for the practical duties of life with which he soon must do battle in the world. It is in the literary society that germs of power are dis- covered, and the individual goes to work to cultivate and develop that power, and so, as class work and society work, move on hand in hand. There is an ascending series of ideals each approaching nearer moral perfection. The Photozetean Society was organized May 17, 1869. There was felt to be a need of an organization for the study and discussion of religious subjects. A meeting was called, and a temporary organization effected under the title of a " Society for Religious Inquiry." A few days later it was permanently formed into a society, governed by a constitution and by-laws, with the same purpose as the temporary organization. It received at this time the name Photozetean. The next step in the evolution of this organization took place in the winter term of 1886, when it was deemed advisable to draft a new constitution, and broaden the field of work so as to include all subjects of literary value. The society is governed at the present time by this constitution. The preamble of the constitution states the purpose of the Photozetean So- ciety to be the "maintaining of a high moral standard, and becoming proficient in literary attain.ments." A high moral standard and proficient literary attainments are only a means to an end. The end to be realized is spiritual excellence. The work of the society is conducted with especial reference to elevate the ethical standard, and to increase the intellectual power and skill. So well has the former purpose been accomplished, that to-day the society does not have a member who uses tobacco or iudulges in profane or obscene language. The literary work shows that ideals are being realized, and new ones formed for future realization. The Photozetean Ecclesian, an organization formed of members, active and passive, of the Photozetean Society, has in view the building of a gymnasium. Such a building has been a long-felt need of Moores Hill College, and it is to be hoped that the time is not far distant when such desires will be satisfied. 96 I P as Y. W. C. A. "Noi by Wllzgfhf, nor by power, bu! by my Sjniril, sailb lbc Lora' of boslsfl in 'ii..,MONG other prosperous societies of Moores Hill students is the Y. W. lfffllillif C. A. The organization was effected in October, 1894. A continued ami? training in the nurture and admonition of the Lord, has made of this child of a loving and God-fearing parent a daughter fair and iniiuential. Her heart thrills at the thought of her important office. She sustains a close relation to a system of work magnificent in its extension. The parent organization is prosecuting its work throughout the world. Young men and women, whom superstition and pseudo-religions had bowed to despair, now lift their heads with hope. Listen! From the beautiful " Land of the rising sun," from sunny " India's coral strand, " even from the isles of the sea comes the joyful cry, "All hail the Y. W. C. A.! " Christian young women have extended their hands to the fallen of all na- tions. With a Christ-like spirit they claim as sisters, those whom they would elevate to the true standard of womanhood. The progress of the work apd increasing international interest are surely tokens of God's approval. Our local organization earnestly cooperates with her noble brother, the Y. M. C. A. The united efforts of the two associations have resulted in much good. Prepararatory meetings were held during revival services. God's blessings were abundant, and many were enabled to do personal work. Under the direction of an active and efficient president, the past year has been one of marked success and spiritual growth. The devotional meetings are well attended. An interest in missions has been quickened, and special mission- ary programs are rendered. Our Bible class is well attended. The time has been devoted to a review of the life of Christ, and a comparative study of the four gospels. The class is now studying the Old Testament. A chapter of Miss Kingsley's " Titus " is read at each meeting. ' 99 ff Since our association was organized sl1e has not failed to be represented at the State conventions and the summer school. T11e president and corresponding secretary have been elected delegates to the Geneva convention. The association always derives inspiration and encouragement from the visits of the State secre- tary. The social interests of our organization are by no means neglected. This school year will bequeath to the members of the Y. W. C. A. a legacy of pleas- ant memories of socials and informal receptions, which have served to strengthen the ties of Christian friendship. The ofiicers for the ensuing year are: MARY CAMPBELL, - - - President. EDITH BOLDREV, - - Vice-President. NELLIE ROBERTSON, - - Secretary, LUCY P19LsoR, - - - - Treasurer. AGNES WILSON, Corresponding Secretary. TREMH THE Y. M. C. A. ,HIS leading factor in the lives of the young men of Moores Hill College 3 is the influence of the Y. M. C. A. It affords warm, fostering Christian fellowship and associations, and an abundant field for the growth and exercise of the spiritual faculties. The room in which the weekly devotional meetings are held is not an apart- ment of the superb edifice which is the dream of our ambition, but it is cozy and neat, and convenient withal, and is hallowed with the memories of our fathers, who, through many successive years past, bowed there in prayer and lifted their voices in praise of song. Back in the days when the Y. M. C. A., as now known among us, did not exist, the weekly prayer-meeting was the only suggestion of similarity to the great inter-collegiate association. But while there was no external organization, the germ was there, and from it was first devel- oped in the spring of 1883 the formal organization, planted by the then State Secretary, L. D. Wishard. It was not distinctively a Y. M. C. A. at that time, for the ladies were admitted as well. In 1885 the Y. W. C. A. became separate. Soon after both associations succumbed to the dark days through which the col- lege was passing, when the very life of the institution was in the balance. A vestige of the old organization remained, however, in the form of the young men's weekly prayer-meeting, which preserved and augmented the animus which effected the original Y. M. C. A. to inspire its resurrection in the fall of ,94, when it received an endowment of vigor and strength that has not waned from that day till this, but has, on the contrary, expanded with a gradual and steady growth, until a creditable position among its sisterhood in the State has been attained and maintained, Prof. Q. G. Spence was its first President. Prof. B. W. Aldrich succeeded, and has held that office continuously and very acceptably since. The association now deserves a name, previously it was a nonentity. The tables of statistics do not sutiice to give an adequate conception of the accom- plishments of this noble institution. There are unseen results, and, perhaps, the greater in import by far. Who can estimate the value of the Bible Study Classes, Personal Workers' Training Class, Missionary Study Class, and other such departments of work? A synopsis of the leading, tangible facts in the past three years' history of the association may, in the main, indicate the nature a11d scope of its activity. 'ilkiii A P Seven standing connnittees are operative. Delegates have been sent each year to the annual State conventions. At Columbus, '94, Prof. Q. G. Spence, J. L. Shroyer, and Preston S. Hyde, at Terre Haute, '95,' Prof. B. W. Aldrich, E. I. La Rue, C. H. Beckett, F. H. Collier, and C. S. johnson, at Crawfordsville, '90, Prof. M. Vayhinger, C. M. Kroft, W. F. Smith, and C. R. Stout. At the Ge- neva Sunnner Conference, Loree Van Osdal in '95, and Prof. Aldrich and Preston Hyde in '06, were representatives. The local branch contributes quite gener- ously to the State and international work. Two editions of a neat and useful students' hand-book have been issued in conjunction with the Y. W. C. A. The week of prayer and the day of prayer for colleges are observed. Monthly mis- sionary meetings are held, every other one jointly with the Y. W. C. A. The Missionary Study Class is under the direction of Prof. A. J. Bigney, and the Personal Workers' Training Class is conducted by Prof. Vayhinger. The past achievements and the present healthful growth and activity vindicate a right to existence and hearty support on the part of every student with high purposes and right views. The association has had its periods of origin, dark days and renaissance, corresponding to the epochs of institutional life. May we not in anticipation bespeak for her an era of continued, healthful growth and prosperity. The offi- cers and heads of committees follow: Puoif. B. W. ALDRICH, - 151-eg-giqleut, J. C. WALKISR, - - - - Vice-President. F. H. COLLIER, - - Recording Secretary. PRESTON S. HYDE, - Corresponding Secretary. CRATES S. JOHNSON, - - - - Treasurer, COMMITTEES. LOUIS ROSS, - New Students and Socials. P. S. HYDE, - - - Membership, P1lO1f.ROSS, - - - Religious Meetings. Paoli. 'VAYI'IINGlCR, - . - - Bible Study. C. S. JOHNSON, - ---- Finance. P. S. HYDE, ' Inter-collegiate Relations. PRQF. BIGNEY, - - - Missionary. ---' RE' 45 PRACTICAL PREPS. CHIQMISTRY S'ruIJ14:N'I' S'rUnvINu BI,I+:AcI-IINO QUAI,I'rI1f:s on CII1.oRINE.-- "Say, Professor, what is there in grass that gives it the power of bleaching things? " . PROFESSOR.-'i Well, let me see, I don't quite catch the point." i S'rUnI':N'P.--" Well, you've heard people say that they put new unbleached musliu on the grass to bleacl1 " Q A SLIP OF A SCHOLARLY TONGUE. PROFESSOR IN CHI'2lVIIS'l'RY Cmss.-" Did you ever let a cow lick your tongue with her hand? " CI.Ass.-" Ha! " NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC. A NEW and superior talking machine was introduced before the public last fall-the Wheeler Sz Wilson. It is recommended highly and is in much demand, the people everywhere are delighted with it. It is especially appropriate for ladies' conventions and clubs. The Y. W. C. A. convention at Greencastle speaks in high terms of it. General agents, MAJORS SI BANIES, to wl1o1n apply. WAS IT SWEARING. J. J. IN BEGINNING LATIN CLASS.--" Professor, what is the rule governing matrimouium?" Professor might have answered, " By 'George' you ought to know." A YOUTH WHO KNEW 'LASSES. PROFESSOR OF SCIENCE.-'L' What does melted sulphur resemble? " MATTIIEWS.-" Why, --er, it looks to me more like sorghum molasses than anything I know." ' NOTHING IF NOT GALLANT. MR. MAJORS, who had been requested to act as doorkeeper for a Sigournean entertainment, was heard to remark: " I would rather be a doorkeeper in the house of the Sigs than dwell in the tents of the Photos forever." DISCOURAGED PI-IILANTHROPIST. MISS --. " Professor, I just never could co11vert anything." DR. MAR'l'IN's class in mental and moral philosophy was not organized this year. 103 MUSIC. lu . H . . . H e--,LADSTONlu says: " lhose who think music ranks amongst the trlfles of 'e' it ' existence are in gross error: because from the beginning of the world, ii y down to the present time, it has been one of the most forcible instru- ments, both for training, for arousing, and for governing the mind of man. There was a time when letters and civilization had but begun to dawn upon the world. V" In that day music was not unknown, on the contrary, it was so far from being a mere servant and handmaid of connnon and light amusement, that the great art of poetry was essentially wedded to that of music, so that there was no poet who was not a musician g there was no verse spoken in the early ages of the world but that music was adapted as its vehicle, showing thereby the universal COllSCl0llSllEZSS'lZll8.t ill that way, tl1e straightest and most effectual road, would be found to the heart and affections of men." To acquire musical cultivation requires years of study and hard work, both mentally and physically, no matter how gifted the student may be. To gain this one must be broad, but music is such an absorbing art that when one becomes interested in it, it is difficult to divide the attention, and give to other kinds of culture the time and study which one feels they require. We must not only have musical culture but general culture, a liberal educa- tion. It will be often noticed that some of our greatest scientists have no artistic talents, and that some artists are not at all learned and so do not appreciate each other's attaimnents. This can hardly be right, for all our powers cannot be fully developed without the employment of both art and science, and as ourxinclina- tion dictate one may be studied and followed more than the other. In our endeavor to acquire self-culture we must never stop, always keep going, always have our ambitions higher even than we dare hope to attain. We must have perseverance, patience, ambition, and faith Faith, that no matter what obstacles we encounter, what disappointments and interruptions we meet with, we shall overcome them all. ' '-TAT i ' Music has need of its missionaries: aye, and its martyrs, too, as much as religion, and it is given to every student to be the former if not also the latter. Music should be as sacred to us as our religion, and we should resent any insult to the one as to the otl1er. All students have the privilegeg nay, the sacred duty of teaching, humbly and reverently, and to the best of their powersg others to know and recognize good music and to distinguish it from bad 3 to set before others continually such a high standard that theirs is instinctively raised, and their perceptions of the beautiful almost unconsciously become clearer. One does not necessarily need to be an accomplished pianist or singer before he can do anything to advance the cause. One can love and worship the beau- tiful as interpreted by others, can give encouragement, influence, and support to all those striving to present the great truths of music to all the world 5 can inter- est himself deeply in all matters musical, and above all can strenuously set his face against all imposters and false teachers, and condemn openly and resolutely the empty trash and tinkling rubbish, which may so wrongfully be designated as music. if Wilism f TI-IE RAINY DAY. The morn is dreary: dark the sky, And nature weeps her copious tears. No glad'ning object meets t11e eye: The falling drops the landscape blears. The hills look vague : their ghostly form Looms dimly in the morning air: The eeaseless beating of the storm Robs nature of her beauty rare. U rainy day ! O rainy day ! Pass quickly from us and away! The bird's song dies within l1is throat, His little heart seems not to praise The One for whom his merry note Is trilled on other brighter days. The flower hangs its dainty head: lts crimson petals paler grow. The light and glee of life seems fled: The rainy day has made it so. O rainy day! O gloomy day! Make haste! away! away! away! The drops make music as they fall: But then 'tis such a mournful strain : It breathes but sorrow, and we all Will see with joy the sun again. We long to gaze upon the skies All blue, and bright with sunshiue gold : The mists are NEEDFUL, but our sighs Tell only ol' a sadness old XVhe11 rainy days, dark dreary days, Their shadows cast upon our ways. The sun peeps forth! hail, glad'ning bean1! A golden bar falls through tI1e clouds Adown to earth: tl1e rain-drops gleam Like precious gems. The gloom that shrouds Our narrow sight, fast disappears: All hearts rejoice: our sighs take wing: i. 106 f Iiacli to their sources sink our tears, And every voice is tuned to sing, Oh, sunny ray ! Oh, heavenly ray! We welcome thee across our way. Hut soon, ah, soon the clouds come on ! Tl1e golden bar is lost to sight, Ourjoy so sweet, so soon is goneg Our hearts are sad as comes the night. Earth seems more drear e'en than before That swift winged messenger from heaven Gave us one hour, and then no more Was seen through threat'uingc1omls unriven Oh, sunny ray! Oh, sunny ray! Too brief thy stay! Too brief thy stay! The evening comesg behold the XVest! The sun is dying 'mid the flowers Of Zepl1'rus' garden, and his rest Now comes at last in golden bowers, A promise fair of brighter skies At lllOl'lll1lg'iS birth. The peep of dawn XVill find no clouds before our eyesg To-morrow storms will all be gone. Oh, promised day! Uh, rosy day ! XVe scarce can wait thy glorious ray. And tlms it is throughout our life 3 The rain falls fast, and weary hearts Oft long to see, when worn with strife, The sunlight come e'er day departs. But e'en though few may be the beams Q That fall across life's lonely way, And all tl1e path so cheerless seemsg God promises a radiant day To-morrowg aye, a cloudless sky: No rainy day is known on high! JOHN W. joHNSoN. 107 N SOME MEMORIES OF MOORES HILL COLLEGE. n'DC':1 . , F 1 I. K l I . Q CMO be given a place in the college faculty when one 1115 scaicey matric- 'QUU ulated is not a privilege granted to many students. Nevertheless, While 4' yet a "prep" I was so honored, and elevated to the office and honors of the Professorship of Dust and Ashes. This was an honor unprecedented in the history of Moores Hill College. All old students are familiar with the details of the work of this department. It was much the siune then as now. There was a custom in those days, however, that does not now prevail. It was decreed that students should arise at 5 a. m. to begin the work of the day. Conse- quently it became necessary for the Professor of Dust and Ashes to make his way early to the college building to ring the college bell, the signal that the hours for slumber were ended. The difficult approach to the bell-rope made this duty laborious and many times adventurous. The bell-rope did not reach to the second floor as now, but dangled no nearer earthward than the great timbers beneath the belfry. Each morning through autumn, winter, and spring the bell must needs ring, and the Professor climbed the heights amid the darkness of the early morning, oftentimes with mingled imaginations of spooks or devilish students in shrouds, obstructing the dark passage ways of the upper regions of tl1e old college. The shins and head often felt the blow of some unfriendly timber, but the bell always rang. While Frcslnnen there came to our ears the mutterings of War. The Union was threatened, and the rebellion was soon on. The spirit of patriotic fervor had for weeks and months been growing stronger and stronger in the student body at Moores Hill College. The immortal Lincoln called for a volun- teer soldiery to struggle on the field of battle for the preservation of our Union, and the illustrious and heroic Adams, Moores Hill's first president, connnissioned the care of the college into the hands of others, and went to join the army of American volunteers. Scores of students and some of the faculty forthwith fol- lowed his example, and at one time it appeared the college would be compelled to close its doors. By heroic effort, however, the school continued its various courses and the doors were never closed. The Moores Hill students who went to the field saw service at Hoover's Gap and Chickamauga, Mission Ridge and Lookout Mountain, Knoxville, Nashville, and other scenes of encounters in the South. Many there were who marched out to the field but not all marched back again. President Adams and others 108 who had left the halls three years before had been sacrificed, and returning we found new men in the ,faculty and IICVV faces on the campus. Arms were laid aside, books were taken up again, and in June, ISU8, I had completed the course. The class was made up of four young ladies and two gentlemen. We were graduated and bade adieu to alma mater. Memory recalls rhetorical exercises. They were full of interest and amuse- ment , especially when there was a unanimity of sentiment among the members of the classes, and more than once were the time-honored orations of "South Carolina" and the speech of Patrick Henry applauded as speakers, who had unwittingly made the same selections, returned from the platform. The discom- liture of the students on these occasions, when lnemory was hckle, was a source of great amusement to us all. There was my friend, a genuine " Tinkerf' who was delivering his oration before a large audience of students, professors, and towns-people. He had not proceeded far when the crisis came. At once he faltered. "But"-trying to recover himself, " but"-again he attempted, " but." His discomfiture was most complete. The audience was in full sympathy with him. As he hesitated he became more confused, and made one desperate effort to rally. Once again was heard " but, but,'l and the disconcerted speaker left the platform. Many a night echoed and re-echoed with the voices of young orators as they took the stump in some neighboring field, or secreted themselves in the woods near by, there to harangue imaginary audiences in view of the commencement ordeal. I think of sky-parlor, the little attic-room in the boarding-house north of the campus, in which two jolly widowers held forth, and many happy times did we spend there. One of them is now an influential attorney in the city of Muncie, the other a successful pastor in the North-east Indiana Conference, and while no longer in the little attic-room under the eaves is yet in "Attica" I had a classmate whose hair was the hue of the planet Mars, and yet, strange misnomer, he bore the name "Whitehead" He shone among us then, and still shines in his profession among men. , There was a student among us who would talk in his sleep, and many a night on being partially aroused and wickedly questioned would return answers entirely satisfactory to the mischievous querists. Then would follow an infinite deal of plaguing, of which not only he was the victim but often another, a sharer in his evening strolls, and the confidantc of all his ambitions. Such are a few of the memories of the past. Our alma mater has given her quota of talent to theworld, and her children have done well. May she have God speed in her future career. Ii. H. Wooh, Class '68, T66 ' .'.q 5 1 - A A W RM i 0 WJ 3 W X ' -- JV jg Hx J A - rw 1 '-'lf if , I -' fy ! M42 ' mWffUE'f H N4ffiA'u?T 5 fl! LJ , - V! rn' 'E Wx LY , ' ,M 1 f mf A w' Q '- J. X06 , i V . J x I' I ' -- . . 5. 'Mfr' f MQ 'GL' X E D , QW N JBA, ' k . XR wr- Gia Kim A 'ljfhfll Q- 4 4 V - fi' l 3 M 'A A " ' -as W.'f'1 "f"r , llx .QP z QW' N2-J Zi fr x Ill 5 Q Qs v1 XX 4' QE, .SS ww N9 My K O mm Q11 Ib Y , 7 ': - N"- 1.,fu'1f,.,-' pw 1 . , 1 1:5 1 I it A A . f ....' Vff' ,,,, V, ' 1' 4 1 X V 41' if , Y . IW flu, : 1 5 N 1 .:.,.. X tk A M ' A ..-' XX X I X ' N N "' -" 'm ' ,N x 5 x ,-J' 0 X ' . ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION. n' '. Jil . . . . . 0 Q 9 QHE Athletic Association was organized 111 the autu11111 of 1892, for the pur- ir 'as . . . i' U pose of making better arrangenients for athletic sports. 'I he success of the Association is unquestioned. It has at present a large 1llCll1lJCI'SIllP and is in good condition, all tl1e ineinbers taking itll active interest in the work of the Association. This year the interest has centered in tennis and base-ball. The two courts allord opportunity for a 11un1ber to play tennis. The tennis connnittee have suc- ceeded i11 keeping the courts in good condition, and considerable interest has bee11 taken in the nunlerous t0l1I'l121lllCl1'ES. The fact that two ball teains have been organized indicate the lively interest taken i11 base-ball. The practice a11d playing of both clubs, under the direction of Mr. Davis and Mr. Sylvester, has been very satisfactory. Several games have been played with other teams. Through the eiforts of the individual members of, the ball club, aided by the Association, 11ew ball suits were secured last fall. Field day exercises are under the direction of the Association. The eliort is always made to make the events as varied a11d interesting as possible, and niuch enjoyment centers o11 field day. OFFICERS. Pkoif. Lrzwis, President. F. H. COLLIER, Secretary. C. S. JOHNSON, - Treasurer. The Executive Connnittee consists of tl1e ofhcers ZIIICI tl1e following persons E. I. La R11e, Roy Banes, Pearl Wheeler, a11d Harriett Friedley. 'iii M- f Q :W-"7 'M' - e 9- -- e is ,,.,.,, ...f,--1f ' W' Him" JOKES. PROFESSOR To A JITNIOR.-NR1116 some countries with which the United States trades ? " JUNIOR.-" Iiurope, liiiglancl, Iiritisli Isles, France, etc." JR 161745014 IN HIS'1'ORX' our PHII,0SOl'HV Cmss.-" Kant was a u 0 ,. wuiiclerful ability, a profound thinker and a great pliilosoplier. His fathu vias 1 liarness maker." MR. BEATV Cinterrupting the Professorj.-" My father' also was a lmrness maker. " QUOTATIONS. ""I'1s 1':.xs114:k far to like a girl than make a girl like you."-Allen Majors "I was always fond of tongue illld I'like it still."- Wi!! Smith. " Ou,ED wheels rua freely."-Cvfales johnson. '-Hifi 3 f-X STATISTICS OF SENIOR CLASS. COMPARATIVE SIZE OF HEART. Peters'-equal to that of n cat's. La Rue's--fraction more than that of a pewe Miss StCW2l1't,S--SOIHCIIIIIIQ like a chickeifs. K1'oft's--to that of 21 cow's. Miss Wood's-to Z1 real deer heart. Bez1tty's-one-fourth that of an elephnnt's. Miss Clark's--to 21 white pig'eon's. Stal1a1'd's-to n 1'abbit's. Morrow's-to that of fl shzu'k,s. DISPOSITION. Best-can't find out. Mediuln-Peters. Fair-Miss Clark. Bad-about half. i Toughest-we know Cyou find out.j Prettiest-lady inelnbers of class. Honiely but good-all the rest. IVIATRIMONIAL PROSPECTS. Settled-Kroft and Morrow. Defillito--Beatty. Determined-Miss Clark. Disappointed-Stallard. Very good-Miss Wood. Good enough--Pegers. Too young-Miss Stewart. Not announced-L11 Rue. 115 e's SORRY THAT HE SPOKE. One morning into chapel, There caine a young n1an With his wonderful phonograph, Made by Mr. Edison. He .gave us a free concert. We heard without hesitation Q For every ininute he took up, Was that much from recitation. He turned out instrumental inusie, Piano, orchestra and bandg A piccolo duet, which hy nature Was rather grand. Quartettes, solos, duets, Chorusesug and he even had us sing, And then hy turning alittle, Ground that songiout ofthe inachine But what I wanted to tell you Was something oi' a joke g The thing got off soxne speeches, Which it said McKinley spoke. And another one hy Bryan. Mr. Johnson nodded his head : " How superior is Bryan's voice To McKinley's," he said. The strangeids eyes twinkled, And he said, with a little laugh, " The very same individual Put those in the phonograph. 'H AN EXTRACTED LETTER. MORRISTOWN, IND., November 3, 1896. MR. P- H-, MOOIQES HII,I4, IND. My Dear P-: I have just returned from the polls, rejoicing in the con- sciousness of having done what I can in redeeming n1y country from oppression and the gold standard. I voted straight. The chances are good for Mr. Bryan's election, but I will nal stultify myself in venturing predictions that to-morrow will hold 1ne up to the ridicule of 21 heartless world ....... If Bryan is elected I will bring a stock of pictures to supply the place of all that may be taken from the win- dow, but if tl1e other way I'll say nothing and saw wood. Very lovingly, P. S. Love to all the girls. QUOTATIONS. HPLUCK tl1e silvery stars."-.Wzlvs Hzzddleslorz. "ALI, is not gold that glitters."-Szlgs. ' I NABSENCE makes the heart grow fo11der."-Edylhe Boldrey. "To BE, or not to be, that is the question."-Bum Smilh. " TALK not of wasted affection-affection never was wasted. ' '-Hal!z'e Fricdley. "No MAN is born into the world whose work is not born with him."- Carol Slevens. "To DAUB, or not to daub, that is the question."-Prqf Ross. " BOYS must not have the ambitious carelof 1nen."--Hurs! Zllaxwell. 117 COMEDY OF PREPS. DRAMATIS PERSONAE L-w-s, PR--TH-R, E-w-N, S-nv -Ns, V-NC-T, C- 'rr-HAM, J--N-S, R-1:-Ts. vs A-si-N, SCENIC- flloorcs Hz'!! and vz'c1'11z'U'. Aer I. SCENE I. Sinai. . Euler L-w-S, E-w-N, A-sr-N, V--Nc-T, and J-N-s. L-W-S. Boys, letls have some fun. E-W-N. By Jadies, tl1at's what I say. L-W-S. 'Tis now the very witching time of night When peach-trees yield inost precious fruit, Q And niclous taste niost juicy and most sweet. Do two of you go clown that way And screen yourselves behind the cliurchg This way will we, and find some verdant preps. We'll lead them there in pilfering quest of fruity And when our figures do appear i' the glooni, Pretend yourselves the wrathful owners of the plot. NVe'll undertake it will we not? A I, I.. -. Agreed. flzfxrznzt. SCENE II. Anolkcrfmrz' of the slreel. Euler PR-TH-R and S--EV--Ns 7Il01'Sf!I'7Zg, "Give 11ze,o!2,g1'z1e meg all, how I wish you fuazzld Ma!7c'alc1'mclo1z harzging on Me 'Z!l'7ll'.H lzlivzler E-W-N. E -W-N. Hello! fellows, I know where the most delicious nielons grow. I-'R-'rn--it and S+EV-NS lcagrrgfl. Where? . E-W-N. Behind the church. A more secluded spot the moon ne'er shines on. Will you go with nie? S-EV-NS. You bet your socks we'll go! Lead on lsmacks his IQJ in an 'llI'!'l77lZl'l'07liI. fE,fg1mg, -- ACT II. SCENE I. Street hy the church. E-W-N, PR-TH-R, and S--EV-NS lerawting' on the gronndl. L-w--N fzohisperingl. How bright the 1110011 doth shine. Keep in the shadow. S--EV-NS. Is it not here. We've crawled three squares on hands and knees. E-W--N. Here: lay low. SCENE II. Lawn behind the ehnreh. PR-TH-R and S-EV-NS fsearehing for melons, E. !oohz'ng'on1. J- N-S frising from eoneealmentl. Bloody, bloomin' villains! lE1npha- sizing each word with a pistol shot.1 lf'Sltgi7l7Zf PR-TH-R a1zdS-EV-NS. SCENE III. 15'e!a' hay mile away. S-EV-NS, PR-TH-R, and others. PR-TH-R. Ah! I have fallen twenty times by the count in n1y flight. See 1ny clothesg dust, dirt, tattersg all for a joke. ' S--EV-NS fjbatting' P. on the baelcl. Ah !' here's the boy that was scared. I WHS HS cool as a cucumber. - ' ACT III. SCENE I. A back yard. Enter A-s'1'-N leading C-TT-HAM and R-K-Ts. -N. Here are the trees where peaches grow. Make not a sound. A-s'r C-TT-HAM. Here? A-ST. Yes 3 here. C-TT-HAM fheginning to shake a maple-treel. I'l1 shakeg you pick them up. A--ST. You have the idea. I , C-TT-HAM. Shake l1arder. lShakz'ng with all his mzzghtj. The best fruit clings closest. R-K-TS fshahing a cherry-treej. My heart is full of hope and 1ny stomach full of V-Nc--T frising from eoneeatmzntl. I've caught you at last, boys. l room for those peaches. Fug iunt. SCENE II. Woods two miles from town. Enter C-TT--HAM. fRushes at ful! speed into a hedge feneej. C-TT-HAM. What wi1l'ma say if they catch 1116? R SCENE III. Street. V-NC-T and R--K-Ts. -K-TS fdesperatebfl. Believe me, I was not stealing your peaches. 119 V661 V1NC'-T. I've caught you, you shall uot escape. R-K-TS fmorc cz'csj5cra!cQf'l. I entreat you to let me go. I'll pay you chefs info his pocket wilk Mc air aj a 7lH'ffI'07llZl'7'l,'j. Take this aucl let me go. V-NC-T. Fifty cents will buy your freedom. R--K-Ts. Take this, ltis all I have. X!--NC--T. All you have? I'll take it. lPoM'el.r Mc dixfzel. lE1'l'1l7lf. ACT IV. SCENE I. Depol. Euler S-EV-NS ldqjccledl. S-EV-NS. The boys may have their fuu and a' , The profs. may play police aucl a', And if they ketch 'em, Then they fetch 'emi Before the facultyg They wish theyld been more sly, But I go home to ma. lzffoarak Me lraivzl . f J i N ,iq Q ll, X . V .aff l ll ...-:.. - KX All ly X17 ll ll I I A -Spearman, fr-am. KPTIP Qmeervafofy. -- "I f 2' A M il , l ll, ' I, 120 HOW THEY ARE KNOWN. Mr. Morrow by his big feet and little ears. Miss Boldrey by her declining health, her need of a doctor. Miss Jennings by her sassity. Mr. Stout by his sissity. Mr. Peters by his cardinal virtue, a blush. Miss Loyd she talks, she chews, she never stops. Mr. Hyde by his agility in the use of arms. Mr. Beaty by his wee, small voice, Q Miss Hattie Wood by the quiver of the earth that follows her tread. Mr. Stallard by his pale face and diamond ring. Miss Clara Wood by her questions. Mr. Joe Johnson by his red sox. Miss Clark by shortness. Miss Wilson by a fondness for Latin coinparativcs. Mr. Stephens by his addiction to books. Mr. La Rue by his comb and looking-glass. Miss Friedley by her Trilby heart. Mr. Ewan by Jadcleys. Mr. Kroft by his long-tailed coat and his hurry. Mr. C. Johnson by his pedantic collocution. ' Miss Nellie Stewart, if moving, by her walk, if still, by her laugh Miss Wheeler by her niatriinonial prospects. 121 JOKES. M-J-Rs. " If he had one more feather he'd strut himself to death." SM-TH. " Darn all attempts to win my love." C-RA AND J-J. " Two souls without a single thought." SYLVESTER.-tSt'ealing club house eats from the kitchenj. " What fresh noise is that? Take thy pistol in hand, Copeland." FRESHMAN on midnight train returning from a neighboring city, suddenly relieved of his hat by the Wind, is obliged to walk four weary miles over the same road from Milan to recover the same. L FOUND ON LIBRARV TABLE.-''Authenticity proved by later developments." " LET'S mean U go the lecture to-night. C.4J. S." "ALL right. C. R." RECENT WORKS OF FICTION. " The Fall of the Mustachef' By A. F. M--j--r-s. " The Slave ol' a Society Woman." By S. A. M-rw. " Whiskerettesf' By J. R. W--ll-y. " Pearl Fishing : an Adventure." By Roy B-n-S. " Care of the Complexion." By J. C. W--lk-r. "Dissertations on Disappointmentsf' By David La-D-k. " Essays on Suspense." By J. Mt-gm-ry. " Beside the Bonny Roseberry Bush." By Harriett Fr--d-ly. " The Neglect of Burns." By Mary C-mp-b-ll. " Choosing Company." By Louis R-ss. " The Silent Lovers? By Nellie Cl-rk. " How to get Stout." By Nellie St-r-t. "Training the Young." By Joe D--V--s. " Curing of Hydesf' By Irene M-r--t-n. l22 CLUBS. A club is u wonrlerful weaponq A rlwurfcr of body and lllillli 3 A positive Clltfhly to chicken 3 I A quick easy death to lllilllkiilli. A synonym word foristarvation 3 Strikes only when worried by cash Q A favorite resort of privution, A constant revcnlcr of hush. ff? fd 4' H i f W' .. i t J .4 X 7" 5 gg my fl --L T av N W' , W- -Fo W W1 . W wma Q Q WITH? EEZ? ,Afgff -IL' Li L ',L.'.J.iff 1141, XKLL-L EM we 9? WD 123 AN AUTHENTIC HISTORY OF A FAMOUS EVENT. 60 G Q HEN a certain eminent man and famous executive re1narked: "The CG' battles of the world are not fought on the rear end of freight trains. i P The battles of tl1e world are not fought where the white moonlight falls upon the lonely corn-popper's fire," little did he imagine that within three short months the peaceful scene of these observations would witness one of the fiercest "battles " which ever disturbed the unbroken monotony of our "world " of student life. It was one of those days in niidwinter with just enough frost in tl1e air to make the muscle tingle with desire to test their powers. The keen and eager spirit of the time possessed tl1e Seniors. When the word was passed they were among the Juniors before you could pronounce the Words "Jack Robinson" in a moderate tone of voice. Hyde was the bone of contention. He had been the Seniors' treasurer. When he left the Seniors, like many a bank cashier departing for tl1e North, he carried the money with him for safe keeping. " Bring back the defaulterf' hissed a Senior through his clenched teeth. They started, J-h-s-n saw them coming. l'I'll protect you, dear," he said, and put one arm lovingly around H-d- with a grace and precision attained only by much practice. All efforts to sunder this grip were futile. His classmates come to his assistance. All grapple like fiends, and wrestle and struggle and pile in a heap in a manner worthy of foot-ball players. The chairs crash be- neath them. " Quick, or they perish," shouts a professor fmeaning the chairsl, The Faculty rush to the rescue. Prof. Blank heroically tries to pull a Junior off the chairs, grasping his scarf with a grip of iron, but in vain. Prof. Dash, in making the same attempt, removes a handful of Mr. D- v-s' hirsute ador11- ment. Realizing that the biggest man is heaviest on the chairs, Prof. Blank seizes L- R- by the coat-tail, and is making grand progress, but H-r-itt settles him with a left-hand jab in the back, a right-hand swing, and a left- hand upper cut in the wind. The chairs were rescued at last. Some were 12-l d tl 'll have to ay for the chairs," said a gruff voice broken. "Never min , iey C p from the Faculty. An inspection revealed the following serious injuries: One of the chairs sustained a sp JUNIORS. J--h-s-n, shoe scratched. H-d--, badly scared. R-s-, scratched. D-v--s, nit. xy H-r-tt, knuckle bruised. SENIORS. P'-t-r, nit. B-a-y, ditto. L- R--, ditto. FACULTY. Prof. Blank, feelings hurt. Prof. Dash, ditto. Prof. Blanky, ditto. rained back. One of the professors is said k b t for lack of evidence we can not vouch for the to have sprained his bac ', u latter. -125- THE FACULTY 'LL GIT YOU. Big brother john has come From Moores Hill to stay, XVhere l1e's been reading big hooks, An' hearin' wl1at the teachers say g An' sometimes havin' lots oi' fun Goin' out at night, An' roastin' eggs in Spenccr's,woodsg Soinetinies they get a fright. An' ns chillcn we listen To these stories that john tells, An' shivers go up an' down our backs, An' we have sich shakin' spells Listenin' to these awful things That brother tells about. An' the Faculty 'll git you lif you don't watch out. Wnnst there wuz some boys and girls Thought it would funny be To go away out of the town An' have a jubilee. They went into the country, Took alot of things to eat, An' in a big farm house out there They had a glorious treat. They laughed and talked an' had a time, Till awful late, John said g But guess it had been best for them Il' they had been in bed, For every thing went against them 5 Their teachers found them ont. An' the faculty 'll git you, lit' you don't watch out. An' wunst there wuz some Senior boys Thought it would never do To let a mighty Senior A Sit in a junior pew. 126 'K' So they undertook to lift him An' put him back once more , But they failed in their endeavor, An' all got on the floorg An' they broke the chairs just awful, But the man tl1ey could not budge Q An' then they wis't they hadn't, Orjohn says l1e's no judge, For the faculty were shocked at them VVhen they saw what they were about. An' this said faculty 'll git you too, lif you don't watch out. An' john says lots more things they do To drive dull care away, But it always leads to trouble g In the end it does not pay. But then there is no harm, you know, In just a " little tare 3 " For sometime young folks will get old. An' then they do not care. But john says the best way to do Is, when you go to school, Never disobey your teacher, An' never break a rule g For he says you cannot be so sly But that you'll be found out, An' the faculty 'll git you sure, Though you do watch out. QUOTATIONS. I "How BEAUTIFUI, is sleep."-Prqff Bzlgney. HEVERY one knows best where his own shoe pinchesf'-foe Davis 'SOME are wise and some are otherwise."--LaRue. " NOTI'IINC9 venture, nothing won."-Baby Green. HALL ye, like sheep, have gone astray."-Pkalos amz' Pkifos. I27 8 , OH, WHY SHOULD THE SPIRIT OF IVIORTAL BE PROUD? C. J. had Zl llryan picture Ill his window high 5 Sonic dear friends borrowed that picture, One day as they passed hy. But he 1-soon hought hiin zinother, Smiling in his sleeveg Thinking, they 5111111 not not do meg That Iylll smart, they shall helieve. But, alas! tl1e second walked Off, perhaps, in lllllllilll sliape, And ne'er Caine hack till l1e had voted g Then returned, but draped in erupe. ODE TO WISDOM. A lonely Prep., one day, In llllflll-1'CVC2l.lllljI way, Resolved to ehnlk The college walk, And in the euznpus plny. The lirstwzn-1 easily done g The second 1-zcurcehegiiii, When :1 101111 voice Made Prep. rejoice To think that help had come. " COIHC, go along with ine, For there's an oilice-see ? " "I ann too tired, And here :nn miredg The inud is to iny knee." e. J. 5. W 121-:T "WANTED." Clothes -Dr. Martin. " Boots l'-Nell Stewart. Paradise "Allie"-Clara Wood. " Silence "-Nell Clark. New " Hat '3-joe Johnson. Suggestions- Prof. Ross. Eqnilihrinni-Crates Johnson. Idears-Mrs. Williams. Some one to love-Clara Bigney. A girl-Bert Green. Newspaper spreads- Sigs. Orations-Freshies. "Any owl thing "-Sophs. A " Guy U-Laura Askin. A " Frank " face-Maggie Johnson. A " Burn "-Tim Friedley. More members and inoney-Philos. . The world with a fence around it-Stanton Morrow Curls-Scriptures. Free rides-Montgoinery, Hanes, and Ewan. NVatching-Mr. Gruber. Something to eat-Tim Friedley. Office - Cora Washburn. A Majority--Agnes Wilson. A new joke-Minnie Hall. To get "Young "-Joe Davis. A Synonym-Collier. A tree to hide behind-Prof. Ross. A " Wheeler "-Roy Banes. Onions-Pearl Wheeler. M' A1257 15931 :-a5'fp- I am. X L j "' J- Q 1 s I eassf' -.:f:1::2Elf'i'5 2125. .- - -Tim: Tffikfflffps E E f X M ' 'gill v . 6 N N' WMIIIIIII W --..- 1, -...M , CORNER IN THE NORMAL DEPARTMENT 130 THE IDLE IDYL. A winter's night-the hour was late 3 Most every one had sought, at Soninus' hint, A downy pillow, which sweet forgetfulness had wrought Of daily woes and hourly cares, And honesty had bought. The students, both the quick and slow, Had laid by, with relief, their history and Cicero, l'hilosophy, analasis, and everything in brief, Which l1ad so vexed their tired brains And caused them untold grief. The town was wrapped in silence. Deserted were the streets to shrieking winds Which swept their length, performing countless feats Of throwing ice clad branches 'gainst the house With measured, eeaseless beats. Inipenetrable darkness hung over the silent town 3 lllaekness so dense, it seemed to be solid, Such a night as one loves to be in the defense or strong walls, and by a warm fire To seek recompense. All silence and darkness? Plot so, For alone gleaming light, like 1"olyphe1ne's eye, Magniiied by the contrast, shone into the night. Some student is toiling With diligent might. Within that rooni let ns take a peep. Not zeal for learning had kept thewlamp aglow ' l , For before the gleaming coals reelined a youth, discerning Fantastic shapes of future hopes, Which in his soul were burning. The clock moaned out the hour of twelve, But that form moved not, his eyes were fixed On the einber picture. He saw in the coals a lovely spotg A modest mansion, and all l1is own 3 Ah! could this truly be his lot? And there, kind Fate ! he saw the form Of her he thought so fair, the fathomless eyes Looked into hisg he noted the shining brown hairg Tl1e beautiful lips were smiling at him In their witchery so rare. The scene has changed. In 11 .counting house He looks over .ponderous books. Satisfaction Overspreads his face: Hlilll ricl1, how fair my prospect looks My loved ones nc'er shall feel a want, They're care-free as limped brooks." The door swung wide, " Old friend I've come To ask your aid. I'm straight from old Moores Hill You know g your former loyalty docs not fade? We need a few round thousands g Pray share the fortune you have made." " My memories of Moores Hill College, Indeed, are warm a11d truc, for there 'll1Ollj.f yellow hills My soul received awakening, my life a purpose new. I 1lC'Cl' grow tired of calling Those reinembranees to view. "While there I made this resolution That if ever I was blessed, with more than enough For my comfort, l'd give some of the rest To my dear old Alma Matcrg I'll gladly fulhl your request." The picture fadcd,.the fire died, The Senior's dark overgrown hair, in rope like trcases, I-Iung over the back of his cosily cushioned chair, I-Iis lips were wide parted. his lungs were superb 5 " There was music in the air." 132 1' Y, ,,k, Y . , , ,ghTf':' ' . 1 -, - J 111- ,li fggix-:E-ff'-.'1f1g ,, - 49.4 Q '.,q ' - , 115, Q1-,z ,M1-gif--,. ' f ,. '5-v. , 5- A GROUP OF MUSIC STUDENTS. 1896. October Q 8. 10. 13. 19. .70 24. u u 26. November 3. 12 wf 25 September 7. 14. 21. J 25. THE CALENDAR-MI896, 1897. College opens. Sophomore class meeting Knot for prayersl. Lecture at chapel by a professor. Base ball-Moores Hill beats Dillsboro 4 to 2. Senior Preps. meet to elect a prophet and historia11. Dr. Martin lectures at chapel. Subject: "Don't loaf at the barber shop," etc. Base ball-Aurora and College. Score, il to 20 in favor of College. Senior lecture by Elder Z. T. Sweeney. Juniors meet. Rev. Machlan, the new pastor, appears at chapel for the first time. Phonograph- exhibited in chapelg Freshies go wild over it. Dr. and Mrs. J. H. Martin entertain the four college classes 'and tl1e music class. Moore and Mathews contemplate locating at Milan, the former as a lnmberman, tl1e latter as a merchant. The fair sex visit Dillsboro in the interest of McKinley. McKinley elected. Mr. Majors gives college yell in chapel. Lecture at chapel by Prof. Lewis. Subject: "Fighting Those Battles." Y. M. C. A. delegates to the State Convention report. 26-30. Turkey vacation. GQ 28 December 9. Copeland goes to Cleves. Prof. Lewis: " Is tl1at piano duet for the Senior Rhetorical to be SO1l16tl1lllg silly? 10 SENIOR RHETORICALS. 11. Juniors and Sophomores advertising for oat meal and orations. 17. Concert. Encores. GJ 17-18. Examinations. january 5 Holidays. 1897. january 5 Term opens. President Martin kindly informs tl1e students the room which each professor will occupy. 0. Dr. Campbell present in chapel and conducts devotionals. 10. Revival begins. 11. Rush in chapelg Seniors on topg Juniors snppressedg professors and chairs injured. 12. Confessions 'by magnanimous Seniors. 13. Collier calls on Miss johnson. 24. Prof. Ross identifies himself with the young married people's class in Sunday-school. 135 January February March 25 26 28 30 31 8 Sl 11 12 14. 15. 18. 18, 19.7 .i.i. 2-3. 215 1 3 4 0. 6 7 8. 10 11 13. 1 8 '70 .. . 21. 00 .a-J. 23 24. 25 Joe Jolmson wears red yarn half-hose for the first time this year Old zero down on his backg "too cold for chapel exercises," so say the Faculty. Day of prayer for colleges. Students visit Milan pond and skim over the ice g " shadows took." Miss Shank present with Y. W. C. A. Freshies meet and try to decide on a sleigh ride, but cannot agree. Dr. Martin talks on legislative matters. Senior Preps. meet to transact important businessg Sylvester has his hair cut. V Sigournean entertainment by foreign talent. Fire and Sparks in the north-western part of town. Bloomer investigation. A Jap from Greencastle preaches in M. E. church Many receive letters and pictures of their likenesses. Students in pairs attend a lecture by Dr. Parsons of the State Normal. V 19. Examinations and fiunkations. ' Washingtons Birthday observed by a vacation. Prof. Lewis gives his experience with the X-rays while at Cin- cinnati. Boys visit high water at Aurora. Junior debutantes rehearse. College song sting for the first time. Kroft detained in the nursery. Juniors purchase essence of celery. Junior rhetoricals. Flood. Juniors' hats three sizes too small. Apollo Club organized. Boys visit washout near Cold Springs. Prof. Vayhinger says to his wife, " Now you will have help" tfor it was a girly. ' La Rue favors the " Bachelor." Sophomores rehearse. Prof. Vayhiuger starts a rabbit after a hare. Sophomorcs practice. ,Z Public school entertainment and commencement exercises. Mr. Majors inquires as to when the Y. W. C. A. meetings are out. Will Smith says a horse is a ruminant 5 he is a Sophomore. Sophomore rhetoricals. Prof. Bigney entertains the Senior class. Some one borrows Conroy's piesg Henderson suspected. Mr. Kroft grows animals on vines. . La Rue finishes the conclusion. Peters blushes. Term concertg a few empty seats. liili March April May Miss Shook does not wish for springg she is not fond of Green. Freshmen invite Freshwoinen and others to pull sweetness at Cotton's. Green left again Cfourth failurej. Runiored that Morrow paid a inonth's board in advance. lixaniiuations. Term begins. "They are so fresh that the new green grass turns pale with envy as they pass." Senior Kroft taken for a Norinalite. Snow. A man of rare business ability is permitted to edge his way into the Senior class. - Prep.'s favorite game is marbles. College social. Freshies wear red ties. Stallard behind the piano, awaits an encore. Seating of students in chapel. Stevens resolves to attend chapel. Professor calls Boldrey, Brown. Another lecture, General Henderson. Dates niadeg little foxes spoil some. Pictures for "Melauge'l taken by Mr. Jones. Ball game-Aurora and Collegeg score suppressed. CSighs and Athletic Association secures " Faculty Comedy Co1npanyg" great groans.j crowd. La Duke. College teain win their usual victory over the town boys. Old man Wa1'cl wears a new suit. Moore still interested in the saw-inill business. Rev. Maxwell, of Indianapolis, at chapel. Miss Shook talks of cake of plates. Sylvester and Copeland have adopted "daughters." juniors "at home" to Seniors. Dr. Martin leads his cow through town. Faculty meeting at 1:30 P. M.g ten young roasters ineet by spe- cial request. McGranahan lost on Pig Alleyg calls at the wrong house. Base ball-Town and second teani. College teani win a victory at Petersburg, Ky. Fashionable tailor in towng Senior boys full of business. Hanes and Majors call. on VVheeler and Wilson. Collier calls on ? - Sylvester and Miss -- spend a pleasant evening. Dr. Mason, the colored orator, lectures. Dr. Martin locked in his ollice by Prof. Bigney. Miss Stewart receives the Seniors. Mrs. Williams receives the inusic class. Prof. Aldrich receives the Greek students. W A EVM May June Tennis tournament, Seniors and Freshman. The married half of the Senior class attended, in a body, the music reception on the evening of the Seniors "at home." Sylvester sings at Cold Springs. Stallard entertains the class in moral science with personal rem- iniscences. C. S. Johnson has three tintypes taken for 15 cents. Prof. Scripture has a semi-annual hair cut. Miss Green brings "little nephew" to college. La Rue and Willey visit the village of Aurora. Seniors fix the Junior's clock in a tennis tournament. Base ball--M. H. C., 363 Guilford, 7. La Duke and Miss Kodak are married. Beatty rusticates in the rural districts. Hyde and johnson learn the painter's trade. Matrimonium Elopium. Faculty non catchum. Mr. John Rose- berry and Miss Harriett Friedley are quietly married at Law- renceburg. Base ball game, in which Greens predominate. Boots has a girl. Students assist in honoring their country's dead 5-Smith orates La Rue joins the itinerants, and fills first appointments on Eliz- abethtown charge. Seniors turned loose to prepare for commencement. La Duke divorced. 5153.50 alimony allowed. Gentlemen students and friends hear Bishop McCabe at Aurora Chemistry class make for the beer factories at Aurora and Law- renceburg. Rev. C. C. Bonnell and Miss Ida M. Campbell are married. Students participate in the ceremony? Ice cream cadets organized. Moores Hill and Osgood teams cross bats. 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