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Bebtcatton f£o tfjc fllumni of tfje felnibergitp of Jflortba, tfjoge elbrr gong of our alma matrr tufjo fjatoe go often, anb go clearly manifegteb tljeir lobe for tfje gcfjool tfjat gent tfjem forth, toe, tfjr Senior Clagg of 1916, regpect-fullp bebicate tfjig gebentfj Uolinne of 1H)e Seminole. 4 Ptfiftr PiiWiiMittf Pr»nitn C©. Gjiiuvnllf, Flj. Alumni Association V Foreword “Every age hath its book.’’—The Koran. In preparing The Seminole 1916, our one aim has been to portray faithfully in its pages the life of the University as it is, in all its various phases. We have tried to see that each one of the many campus activities tending to upbuild our school and our State be represented here. We can only hope that our efforts have been so successful that the members of the student body, for whom, primarily, we have prepared this book, may find it truly a Memory Hook of their own, and may say of us, in the words of Montaigne, “You have only made here a collection of other i eople s flowers, having provided nothing of your own but the cord to bind them together.” The Staff. 6 • • -  A. A. MURPHREE, A.M., LL.I)., President 7JAS. M. FARR, A.M.. Ph.D. Vice-President of the University and Professor of English A.B. Davidson College, 1894; A.M. Davidson College, 1895; Grnduate Student Johns Hopkins University, 1895-96 and 1897-1901; Ph.D. Johns Hopkins University, 1901; Professor of English and German, University of Florida, 1901-05. Present position, 1905-. 8HARRY R. TRUSLER, A.M., LL.B. Professor of Lair Dean of the College of Law Arizona Normal School, 1898-1902; Principal of Schools, Dragoon, Ariz., 1902-03; LL.B. University of Michigan, 1906; A.M. Os-caloosa, 1911; Associate Editor Michigan Law Review, 1905-06; Practiced Law, Enid, Okla., 1906-08; Professor of Law J. B. Stetson University, 1908-09; Professor of Law University o' Florida, 1909-15. Present position, 19I5-. J. R. BENTON, A.B., Ph.D. Professor of Physics and Electrical Engineerin' Dean of the College of Engineering A.B. Trinity College, Hartford, Conn., 1897; Ph.I). Goettingen, 1900; Instructor in Mathematics, Princeton University, 1900-01; Instructor in Cornell University, 1901-02; Special Investigation Work in Physics, Carnegie Institution, Washington, I). C. Present position, I905-. 9PETER HENRY ROLFS, M.S. (Iowa) Dean of the College of Agriculture Entomologist and Botanist Florida Experiment Station, 1801-92; Botanist and Horticulturist, 1892-98; Professor of Botany and Horticulture, Florida Agricultural College, 189.r -99; Botanist and Bacteriologist, Clemson College, 1899-1901; Plant Pathologist, Sub-Tropical Laboratory, U. S. I). A., 1901-06; Director Florida Agricultural Experiment Station, 1906-; State Superintendent Farmers Institutes, 1907-. Author, Vegetable Growing in South for Northern Markets, 1896; Sub-Tropical Vegetable Gardening, 1916; Director Extension Division; Dean College of Agriculture, 1915-. JOHN A. THACKSTON, A.B., Ph.D. Dean of College of Kducat ion State High School Inspector A.B. Furman University, 1899; Principal Public School, Manning, S. C., 1899-1901; Professor of Mathematics and Latin, Edgefield College, South Carolina, 1901-03; Superintendent City Schools. McCall, S. C.; Graduate Student in Summer School, University of Virginia, and University of Chicago, 1903-06; Fellow in New York University, 1906-08; Pd.M. New York University, 1907; Ph.D. New York University, 1908; Professor of Philosophy and Education, University of Florida, 1909-11. Present position, 1912-. 10H. G. KEPPEL, A.B., Ph.I). (Clark) Professor of Mathematics and Astronomy EDWARD R. FLINT, B.S., Ph.I). (Goettingen), M.D. (Harvard) Resident Physician and Professor of Chemistry HARVEY W. COX, M.A., Ph.I). H. S. DAVIS, Ph.D. (Harvard) Professor of Zoology and Geology 11C. L. CROW, M.A., Ph.D. (CocttinKen) Professor of Modern Languages Secretory of General Faculty W. L. SUMMERS, LL.B., J.D. (Indiana and Vale) Professor of Law C. L. WILLOUGHBY, B. Ajrr. (Missouri) Professor of Animal Husbandry and Dairying CLIFFORD W. CRANDALL, B.S. LL.B. Profcsor of Law O S ' 12W. L. FLOYI), M.S. (Florida) Profesor of Horticulture R. W. THOROUGHGOOD, C.E, (Ix high) Professor of Civil Engineering W. C. ETHERIDGE, B.S., Ph.D, (Cornell) Professor of Agronomy O. C. AULT, M.A. (Chicago) Professor of History and Economics 13L. NV. BUCHHOLZ, A.M. Professor of Elementary Education E. S. WALKER, Major, U. S. A. (Retired) Commandant, Professor of Military Seienee Assistant Professor Civil Engineering ROUT. R. SELLERS, B.S.C.E. (Bucknell) Instructor in Civil Engineering A. J. STRONG Instructor in Mechanical Engineering Foreman of Shops 14R. E. CHANDLER, M.E., M.M.E. (Cornell) Professor of Mechanical Engineering W. S. CAWTIION, A.B. (ChicnKo) Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Science C. K. McQUARRIE Stale Agent of Farmers' Demonstration Work and Assistant Superintendent Farmers' Institutes V. M. HAST, H.S.A. (Clcmson), M.S.A. (Wisconsin) Instructor in Agricultural Engineering 15 J. M. SCOTT, B.S. Vice-Director and Animal Industrialist to the Experimental Station JAMES MADISON CHAPMAN, D.O. Instructor in Oratory W. S. PERRY, A.B. (Southern University) Instructor in Physics and Electrical Engineering K. H. GRAHAM Auditor and Purchasing Agent 16W. B. HATHAWAY, A.B., B.D. Instructor in Languages, Teachers' College NEWELL L. SIMS, A.B., Ph.D. (Columbia) Professor of Political Science and Sociology M. N. BEELER, B.S.A., B.J. (Missouri) Instructor in Agricultural Journalism— Agricultural Xews Service J. J. GRIMM, B.S. (Grinnell) Teachers' College, Science f.rW 'O I 17MRS. SWANSON Matron MISS McROBBIE Resident Nurse MISS MARY CLAYTON CONNOR Violin, Voice, Piano Director The Glee Club MRS. MARGARET PEELER Assistant Matron 18Assistant Professors, Instructors, Etc R. J. MCPHERSON Extension W. A. EDWARDS Architect, State Hoard of Control M. II. HADLEY, A.B Librarian GORDON HART Student Laboratory Assistant in Chemistry II. S. SAWYER, A.B. (Guilford) Practice Hiffh School, History J. S. WYCKOFF Student Assistant in Physics GEORGE P. WALLING Physical Director, Varsity Trainer G. B. KNOWLES, A.B. (Florida) Practice. Hiyh School, History S. L. HOLLAND, Ph.B. (Emory) Practice Hiyh School, Latin C. A. ROBERTSON, A.B. (Florida) English R. P. TERRY, A.B. (Florida) Latin C. J. McCOY, A.B. (Miami) Coach Football, Basketball; Gymnasium Instructor; Conch Track Team HUGH WICKER Coach Hascball 1920The Home of the University College of Law 21The Home of the University Peabody Hall 22The Home of the University Language Hall 23The Home of the University Science Hall 24The Home of the University College of Agriculture 25The Home of the University College of Engineering 26The Home of the University Experiment Station 27The Home of the University Commons 28The Home of the University Thomas Hall 29The Home of the University Bucknian Hall 30Experiment Station Staff 31HERBERT LAWRENCE DOZIER (B.S. University of South Carolina) Candidate for M.S. JESSE H. REID (B.S.A., U. of Wisconsin) Candidate for M.S-A. HAROLD G. CLAYTON (B.S.A., U. of Florida) Candidate for MJS.A. 32 3311 w y z77' wmmmmmmm 31College of Law WILLIAM JULIUS BARKER, LL.B. “nur—“w. j:• Jacksonville, Fla. Alpha Tau Omega Fraternity; l’hi Kappa Phi Honorary Fraternity; Cooley Club; John Marshall Debating Society; President Senior Law Class; Duval County Club. "A square-set man and honest; and his eyes, An out-door sign of all the warmth within.” —Tennyson. WILLIAM JOHN GLASGOW, I.L.B. “Captain” Apalachicola, Fla. LL.B. Mercer, 1!)08; Alpha Tau Omega Fraternity; Cooley Club; John Marshall Debating Society; Franklin County Club. —a merrier man Within the limit of becoming mirth, I never spent an hour’s talk withal.” —Shakespeare. 35 Bf . ' L fm c - THOMAS BUCKINGHAM BIRD, LL.B. “Buck” MonticcIIo, Fin. B.S.(U. of F.); Kappa Alpha Fraternity; Bros. Athletic Association 1916-1 6; Vice-Prcs. Cooley Club, 1915-16; Class Prophet ’16; Vice-Pres. Junior Law Class 1914-15; Seminole Staff 1911; Pres. Farr Literary Society 1913-14; Critic John Mnrshnll Debating Society 1914-15; First Lieutenant and Adjutant 1911-12. “Let gentleness my strong enforcement be. In the which hope I blush, and hang my head.” —As You Like It. HARRY WRIGHT THOMPSON, LL.B. “Harry K.”—“Speaker” Bagdad, Flu. Southern University 1909-12; Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity; Varsity Football 1914- 15, ’15-16; Director Athletic Association 1915-16; Manager of Baseball 1915- 16; Associate Business Manager Seminole 1915-16; Treasurer Cooley Club 1915-16; Vice-President Senior Law Class; Commencement Speaker 1915; John Marshall Debating Society; German Club; Serpents Ribbon Society. “—could lick his weight in wildcats. And paint whole townships red.” —Bret Hart. 36HERBERT SMITH SAWYER, LL.B. “H2Sr Jacksonville, Fla. A.B. Guilford College, N. C., 1912; Sigma Alpha Epsilon Fraternity; Phi Kappa Phi Honorary Fraternity; President of Junior Law Class 1913-14; not in college 1914-15; John Marshall Debating Society. ‘‘I am Sir Oracle, and when I ope my lips Let no dog bark.” —Shakespeare- RICHARD ELLIS HAMRICK, LL.B. Aucillu, Fla. President Masonic Club 1914-15-16; Vice-President John Marshall Debating Society 1915; Friday Night Law Club. "The greatest men May ask a foolish question now and then.” —John Wolcott. 37GORDON BROWN KNOWLES, LL.B. "Gabby Greenwood, Fla. Bachelor of Arts, U. of F. 1915; Sigma Alpha Epsilon Fraternity; Phi Kappa Phi Honorary Fraternity; Alligator Stair 1913-11; Inter-Society Debator 1913 14; Inter-Collegiate Debator Against Tulane University 1916; Winner of U. D. C. History Medal 1913; Winner W. C. T. U. Oratorical Medal 1915; First Prize State Oratorical Contest 1915; President of Y. M. C. A. 1915-16. “He was a scholar, and a ripe and good one, Exceeding wise, fair-spoken and per-suad i ng." —Shakesjteare. INGRAM PRUITT BARLOW, LL.B. •7. ” Wauchula, Fla. President Friday Night Law Club; President DeSoto County Club; John Marshall Debating Society. “His steady sails he never furls At any time o’ year.” —Thoreau. 38WILLIAM BLOUNT MYERS, LL.B. “ {itbbF’—'Jfii'" Tallahassee, Fla. A.B. Princeton University 1914; Kappa Alpha; Cooley Club; Serpents; Cheer leader 1915; Leader Glee Club 1910; Minstrel 1915; Assistant Stage Manager 1916; German Club; Class Football 1916; Class Poet; John Marshall lie-bating Society. "O Dcarling ladye sweet and kinde, I did hut see thee passing bye. And lo! I'll love thee till I die.” —(About 1607.) ALDEN AYRES LOTSPKICH, LL.B. “Uncle, Daddy, Father, or Papa Let” Gainesville, Fla. Kappa Alpha Fraternity; Cooley Club; German Club; “F” Club; John Marshall Debating Society; Inter-Society Dcbator 1913-14; President Athletic Association 1914-15; President Masonic Club 1913-14; Varsity Football 1913-14-15; Captain Football Team 1915; Varsity Baseball Team 1914-15-16; Captain Baseball Team 1916; Coach Senior Football Team; Inter-Fraternity Conference; Associate Business Manager of Seminole 1916; President of Bald-head Club. "My birthday!—'How many years ago? Twenty or thirty?' Don’t ask me! I do not remember my birth, you see!" —Julia C. K. Dorr. 39aas g -i- LEE JOHNSON, LL.B. “Lee" Gainesville, Fla. B.S. National Greek Academy, Con stantinople, Turkey, 1908; John Mar shall Debating Society 1913-14-15. “To me the world’s an open book Of sweet and pleasant poetry.” —Geo. '. Morris. MANNIE CkBRON SCOFIELD, "Judge" Inverness, Fla. Phi Kappa Phi Honorary Fraternity; John Marshall Debating Society; Tennis Club; Vice-President Friday Night Law Club. “Your face, my thane, is as a book . where men May read strange matters.” —Macbeth. •10THOMAS JOSEPH SWANSON, LL.B. “Jot” Gainesville, Fla. A.B. (University of Florida); Varsity Football Team 1910-11-13-14; Man-after Football Team, 1916; John Marshall Debating Team 1914-15; Varsity Baseball Team 1910-11-13-14; Varsity Basketball Team 1910-11-12-13-14-15; Varsity Gymnasium Team 1910-11-12-13; Editor-in-Chief "Florida Alligator" 1915-16; Director Athletic Association 1915-16. "His limbs were cast in manly mould For hardy sport or contest bold.” —Scott. SAMUEL AARON BURR WILKINSON, LL.B. '‘Howdy Hill” Gainesville, Fla. Lambda Epsilon (local) Fraternity; Winner Local and State Prohibition Essay Contest; Commencement Speaker 1915-16; Varsity Football 1915; Track Team 1915-16; Winner Loving Cup for Cross-Country Run; John Marshall Debating Team; State Prohibition Contest; Senior Class Orator; Vice-President I. "My lord. I'll play the orator As if the golden fee for which I plead Were for myself.” —Sh a ktnpta rt. ;£v 41HORACE KING OLLIPHANT, JR. LUB. ■• . nr—“nr Bartow. Fla. JAMES FRANKLIN SIKES, LL.B. “Athletic Jimmy” Punt Gorda, Fla. Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity; Theta Ribbon Society; Vice-President German Club 1915-16; Varsity Basketball; Manager Basketball Team 1914-15-16; ”F" Club; Gym Team; Assistant Business Manager U. of F. Minstrels 1916; Captain Fresh, Soph, and Junior Class Football Teams; John Marshall Debating Society; Scrub Football Team and Manager; President of Inter-Fraternity Council; DcSoto County Club; Vice-President Freshman Class; Manager Tennis Team. "When I had spoken half an hour, I had told them everything I knew in the world." —Agasttis. Alpha Tau Omega Fraternity; Cooley Club; John Marshall Debating Society; Polk County Club. "A Daniel! A Daniel come to judgment!” —Merchant of Venice. •12SPESSARD LINDSEY HOLLAND, LL.B. uSpe9”—"Prof." Bartow, Fin. Ph.B. Emory College; Alpha Tau Omega; Phi Kappa Phi Honorary Fraternity; Cooley Club; Pres. Junior Law Class; Pres. John Marshall Debating Society; Pres. Inter-Collegiate Debating Council; Pres. Cooley Club; Pres. Combined Senior Classes; Editor-in-Chief Seminole 1916; Inter-Collegiate Debate against Tulnnc University; John Marshall Debator 1915; Commencement Speaker 1915-16; Board of Control Medal 1915; Junior Respondent Senior Class Day 1915; Y. M. C. A. Cabinet; Y. M. C. A. Delegate to Blue Ridge Conference; Pres. Polk County Club; Director Athletic Association; Varsity Basketball 1915; Varsity Baseball 1915-16; Track Team 1915; ”F” Club; Class Football 1916. “A man—a right true man, however. Whose work was worthy a man’s endeavor.” —Hrowninn. JAMES ERNEST YONGB, LL.B. "JunW Tallahassee, Fla. A.B. Washington and Lee University 1913; Kappa Sigma Fraternity; Phi Kappa Phi Honorary Fraternity; Critic John Marshall Debating Society; Cooley Club; Sec’y Senior Law Class 1915-16; Serpents Ribbon Society; “F” Club; Duval County Club; Cheer Leader 1915-16; Class Football 1911-15; Varsity Basketball 1915-16. “Tell them wha hae the chief direction, Scotland an’ me’s in great affliction. E’er sin’ they laid that curst restriction On aqua vitae.” — liras. 43ARTIIUK R. PINKERTON, LL.B. “Pink" St. Petersburg, Fla. John Marshall Debating Society; Friday Night Law Club. “What’s in a name?” —Romeo and Juliet. REGINALD NICHOLS HAMILTON, LL.B. "Ham" Milwaukee, Wis. University of Wisconsin 1910-11; Marquette University 1911-13; Sigma Alpha Epsilon Fraternity; Assistant in Anthropology, Milwaukee Public Museum; President Tennis Club; Captain Tennis Team; Tennis Champion; John Marshall Debating Society; Bald-head Club; Tom McGuire’s Nurse. “What a plague it is to be too handsome.” —Plautus. 44JOHN WALLACE BURKE SHAW, Special Student "Chief Justice" Tampa, Fla. Secretary-Treasurer John Marshall Debating Society; Junior and Senior Football; Tampa Club; Friday Night Law Club. "But if it be a sin to covet honour I am the most offending soul alive.” —Shakespeare. HERBERT LAMSON, LL.B. Jacksonville, Fla. Kappa Alpha Fraternity; Phi Kappa Phi Honorary Fraternity; Cooley Club; German Club; Vice-President John Marshall Debating Society 1915; President 1916; President Duval County Club 1915-16. “Lofty and sour to those that loved him not, But to those that sought him, sweet as summer.” —Shakespeare. 45College of Engineering GIDEON EDMUND NELSON, B.S.E.E. “Gid” Dunedin, Fla. Junior Football; President Junior Academic Class; President Benton Engineering Society 1915 16, "True as the dial to the sun. Although it l c not shined upon." —Ititllcr. WILLIAM ALEXANDER WHITMIRE, B.S.M.E. “Whit” Milton, Fla. Renton Engineering Society; Gym Team 1913-M; Director Athletic Association 1915-16; Tennis Club. "And though he promise to his loss. He makes his promise good.” —Ps. xv; 5. JGROY K. VAN CAMP, B.S.C.E. “Fun” Punta Gorda, Fla. Alpha Tau Omega Fraternity; Phi Kappa Phi Honorary Fraternity; Varsity Football: Varsity Basketball; Captain of Varsity Basketball 1915-1G; “F” Club; President Benton Engineering; Society; Vice-President Athletic Association; Athletic Editor “Alligator;” Benton Engineering Society Debating Team; Captain Company “C.” “—blue eyed, and fair in face, Of temper amorous, as the first of May.” —Tennyson. THOMAS MOODY STEPHENS, Special Student “Mood?’ Charlotte Harbor, Fla. Vice-President Benton Engineering Society; Scrub Football 1915-16; Scrub Baseball 1915-1G; Class Football 1915-16; Sergeant-at-Arms Senior Academic Class; Manager Scrub Baseball Team 1916; Sec’y-Treas. DeSoto County Club. “Zealous, yet modest.” —lieu (tie. •17HARVEY ALDRICH HALL, B.S.C.E. “SocraUg” Green Cove Springs, Fla. Transit Club 1912-13 14; Benton Engineering Society; Sec’y-Trca.s. 1915-16; Sergeant Company “C” 1913-14; First Lieutenant Company “B” 1914-15; Senior Football Team; Phi Kappa I’hi Honorary Fraternity. "I swear that I know nothing, and am dumb; They think me deep, miraculously mum.” —Horace. GEORGE I MR ELL HAMILTON, B.S.C.E. "Puff" Bartow, Fla. Chief Trumpeter 1912-13; Benton Engineering Society 1912-13; Vice-President 1914-15; Glee Club 1912-13-14-15-16; Vice-President 1913-14; Manager 1914-15; President 1915-1G; Mandolin Club; Orchestra; Leader 1914-15; Follies Club 1912-13-14; Manager Dramatic Club 1914-15-16; Organizer and Director of Band 1913-14-15-16; Minstrel; Cheer Leader 1913-14; Class Football 1914-15; Secretary German Club 1915-16; Composer of “Florida Victory Song.” "He scribbles verses, and he thinks himself The greatest bard save Homer, to whom he yields. Because he lived a thousand years ago.” —Juvenal. •18J. P. LITTLE Special Student. “P” Little Gainesville, Fin. Renton Engineering Society. For he is the Captain of the ship.” — . M. S. Pinafore, 49Teachers College BARNETT DAVIS ADAMS, A.B. in Education "Pawn" Gainesville, Fla. Vice-President Peabody Club 1916; Vice-President Bradford County Club. "In arguing, too, the parson owned his skill. For even tho’ vanquished he could argue still.” —Goldsmith. 50WILLIAM DAVID WILSON, A.B. in Education “ Woodrow" Wcstville, Fla. Lambda Upsilon (local) Fraternity I'hi Kappa Phi Honorary Fraternity Scrub Football; Manager Scrub Foot ball; Senior Football; Track Team; Sec retary-Treasurer Athletic Association Managing Editor "Alligator;” Prcsi Sdcnt, Vice-President, Secrctary-Trens urer and Reporter Peabody Club; Inter Society Dcbator; Sophomore Declama tion Contest; Junior and Senior Orator ical Contests; Vice-President and Sec rotary Y. M. C. A.; Masonic Club. "The world hath noted, and your name is great, In mouths of wisest censure.” —Othello. CLISTON IRVING HOLLINGSWORTH, A.B. in Education "Cy"—"Holly" Fort Meade, Fla. Lambda Upsilon (local) Fraternity; Glee Club: President, Vice-President, Secretary-Treasurer and Critic Pen-body Club; Polk County Club; Declamation Contest. "A blockhead with melodious voice, In boarding schools may have his choice.” —Swift. 51ROBERT HENRY TERRY, A.B. in Education Micanopy, Fla. “A person cannot satisfy all the world and his father.” La Fontaine- ROBERT ALEXIS GREEN, B.S. in Education •Political Pea” Starke, Fla. Scrub Football 1913-M-15; Junior Class Football 1911-15; Corporal Company "A,” 1913-11; Vice-President Glee Club 191-1-15; Secretary-Treasurer Combined Senior Classes 1915-16; President Peabody Club 1915-16; President Bradford County Club, 1915-16. “By nature a political animal.” —A rutlollc. 52THOMAS ELI McCALL. A.B. in Education "Mack” Jasper, Fla. W. O. W. Club; Secretary 1911; Vice-President 1915; Vice-President Peabody Club 1914; President Peabo ly Club 1915; Secretary Academic Junior Class; Vice-President Combined Senior Classes; Inter-Collegiate Debating Council; Assistant Editor “Alligator” 1915-10. “The first thing we do, let’s kill all the lawyers.” —I lent-if VI. AVON JACKSON PEACOCK. ILS. in Education Bronson, Fla. Transit Club 1911-13; Benton Engineering Society; Peabody Club; Vice President Sophomore Class; Secretary-Treasurer Senior Academic Class. “Great men are not always wise.” —. ri:9. T7 53College of Arts and Sciences LUCIEN YOUNG DYKKNFORTH, B.S. “Dearie” Oak Park, III. University of Illinois 1912; Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity; Hand; Principal Musician; Pres. German Club 1916; Sec’y-Treas. Flint Chemical Society 1916; Senior Football; Literary Editor Seminole; Theta Ribbon Society; Glee Club; Orchestra. “His very foot has music in ’t As he comes up the stairs.” —Mickle. GEORGE WASHINGTON HARMONY A.B. "Grib ” Chadron, Neb. Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity; Phi Kappa Phi Honorary Fraternity; Theta Rib. bon Society; German Club; Vice-President Glee Club 1915-16. “I have fed like a farmer; I shall grow fat as a porpoise.” —Swift. 54WILLIAM HENRY TURN LEY, B.S. “BUT Fort Meade, Fla. Kappa Alpha Fraternity; Richmond College 1915-16; Vice-President Flint Chemical Society 1916 16; Folk County Club; Senior Football 1915-16. “What signifies the life o’ man. An ’t were na for the lasses, 0?” . —Bum . JEWELL REX FARR10R, B.S. “Rex" Chipley, Fla. Kappa Alpha Fraternity; Varsity Football 1913 14 16; Varsity Baseball 1913-14-15; First Sergeant Company “C”; Tampa Club; Farr Literary Society; “FM Club; Captain-elect Football; Athletic Editor Seminole 1916. “You, ladies, you, whose gentle hearts do fear, May now perchance both quake and tremble here.” —Midsummer Night's Dream. 55NORRIS McELYA, B.S. “Mac” Gasparilla, Fla. Sergeant Company "A” 1012-13: Second Lieutenant Company “A” 1913-14; Cadet Major 1914-15; Scrub Football Team 1911-12-13, ’ll and ’15; Captain 1914; Clans Football Team 1911, M and '15; Gymn Team 1911-12-18-14; Track Team 1910-11; "F" Club; Mandolin Club; DcSoto County Club; Farr Literary Society; John Marshall Debating Society; Treasurer Rifle Club 1915. "Considering my opportunities, I am amazed at my own moderation." Lord Clive. FRITZ HATCHER, A.B. “Fritz” Stonewall, Okla. Lambda Upsilon (local) Fraternity; Scrub Football 1913-14-16; Track Team 1914-15; Sub-Varsity Football 1915; Captain Sophomore Football 1914; Captain Senior Football 1915; Vice-President Peabody Club 1915. "A man of letters, manners, morals, parts." —Cowpcr. 56PAUL V. WOOD, A.B. “Pablo" Tampa, Fla. Tampa Club. He’ll play a small game rather than stand out.” —Ray. ANDREW CHARLES JACKSON, B.S "Hud Hinklei “ Micanopy, Fla. Phi Kappa Phi Honorary Fraternity; Farr Literary Society; Scrgeant-at-Arms 191-1; Vice-President 1915; President 1916; Sergeant Company "A” 1914; Lieutenant-Quartermaster 1915. “Night after night. He sat and bleared his eyes with books.” —Longfellow. 57College of Agriculture REDDING ALEXANDER DUKES, B.S.A. "Foicard" Worthington, Fla. Agricultural Club; Sergeant-at-Arms; Vice-President 1914; President 1915-1G; First Lieutenant Company C” 1914-15; Bradford County Club. “ Tis pleasant sure to see one’s name in prim." —Byron, YICK KUEN WONG, B.S.A. “Hong San” Kwong-tung, China. University of California, summer session 1910-11; University of Missouri 1912-13; University of Illinois, 1913-15: Flint Chemical Society: Agricultural Club. “As rare as a white crow.” —Terence. 58CHARLES BAKiOvV GRACE. B.S.A. - "Rear Rank” Evinston, Fla. Freshman Declamation Contest 1913; Sophomore Declamation Contest 1914; Inter-Society Debator 1914; Class Football 1915-16; Sec’y-Treas. Ag. Club 1916; W. 0. W. Club 1914-16. “He is a very valiant trencher-man." —Shaktspeare. EVERETT EMERSON RICH. B.S.A. Salisbury, Mass. Phi Kappa Phi Honorary Fraternity; Class Historian 1916; President Ak Club 1915; Critic 1916; Sergeant Company “C” 1914-15. “—but rich without a fault." —Pour. 59COLIN DONALD GUNN, B.S.A. “Squib" Marianna, Fla. Secretary-Treasurer Y. M. C. A. 10lull; Vice-President 1014-15; Representative Southern Student Conference 1015; President Florida In ter- Collegiate Council of Y. M. C. A.’s 1015; Phi Kappa Phi Honorary Fraternity; Agricultural Club; Vice-President 1911; President 1015; Critic 1916; Inter-Collegiate Debating Council 1915-16; Vice-President Junior Academic Class; President Senior Academic Class; Sergeant Company ‘C” 1913-11; First Lieutenant Company “A” 1914-15; Senior Football; President Jackson County Club 1015-16. “And onie deil that thinks to get you, Good Lord, deceive him." —Hums. 60 61mmmm 62Seminole Staff 1— S. L. Holland..... 3— Harry W. Thompson 2— A. A. Lotspeich .. 6—L. Y. DYRENFORTI! 5—J. Hex Farrior...... 4— Fritz Hatcher .... usiness Ma migers Literary Editor Athletic Editor Art Editor 63 History of the Class of 1916 The undergraduate days of our class, the class of 1010, are numbered. All too scon we will have to taste of the bitter-sweet cup from which all those must drink who leave friends and places which they have learned lo love, to enter some field where duty calls. And we do truly love our Alma Mater. Not soon can we blot from our memories the picture of vine-covered Thomas or Buckman, or the broad campus dotted with its stately pines. Not soon shall we forget the associations formed during the one, two, three, or four years which we have spent here. Never will we remember save with grateful hearts the kindly spirit manifested towards us by the faculty. But the time to part has come, so we must put our house in order and make room for the class of ’17, which is to come after us. In 1912 our career as a class began, when we entered forty-six strong. Through various fluctuations and vicissitudes we have passed, with some losses and some additions every year—especially last year, when we were joined by the Junior lawyers—until now, as graduates, we number forty-nine. To attempt to enumerate fully the achievements of the members of the class would be impossible in a chronicle of this length. And yet we feel confident that it will be many a day before the younger sons of old Florida forget how Harry Thompson hit the line, or Joe Swanson took in forward passes; how “Rex" and “Ix t” broke up many a baseball game with their old war clubs; how “Pug" Hamilton and “Dearie” developed a University Band second to none; how “Gabby" and Spessard sent the chosen sons of Tulane back without a decision; how Harvey Hall and “VV. J." Barker “shot the profs” without the slightest compunction; or how “Junk" and Blount, with their cheering gang heli ed the Gators to victory. Certain it is that the class of '16 has done its full share in all of the campus activities, which are working for the greatness of our Alma Mater. And certain it is, also, that the members of the class—far from being satisfied with our showing as undergraduates—are going out into our chosen paths of life with our love for the school that sends us forth not undiminished, but rather heightened by our realization of the debt we owe her. To reflect credit upon her will l e our constant aim—and to hear of her success will give us never-failing pleasure. We will not say “Good-bye," because we expect to come back again, and again, whenever occasion permits. We simply say, “Au Revoir.” Fellow students, kind faculty, dear Alma Mater, may you prosper! Historian. 64JUNIORI BA SCO M I). BARBER Tallahassee, Fla. Arts and Sciences IRA M. McALPIN Mayo, Fla. Teachers. RICHARD C. MERRIN Plant City, Fla. Engineering BYRON E. BUSIINELI Tampa, Fla. Engineering JOE ROSENTHAI Tampa, Fla. Engineering C. J. BRAYMER Braden town, Fla. Engineering 65MAURICE HELLER Jacksonville, Fla. Engineering HORACE F. ZETROUER Rochelle, Fla. Arts (ind Sciences A. WAKEFIELD RAMSDELL Tampa, Fla. Art and Sciences CORDON HART lakeland, Fla. Arts and Sciences SIDNEY I). PADGETT Lake Hutlcr, Fla. Arts and Sciences EVERETT M. YON Tallahassee, Fla. I 'ice •r resident Co in b in e d Junior Classes Arts and Sciences 66WILLIAM B. HENDERSON Tampa, Fla. Arts and Sciences PAUL E. WEIMER Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. Agriculture A. F. JONES Nichols, S. C. Agriculture FRANK LASSETTER HOLLAND Bartow, Fla. Agriculture President Junior Academic Class CLIFTON W. LONG Mayo, Fla. Agriculture CHARLES M. MANN Fernandina, Fla. Agriculture 67PAUL F. COLLINS Racine, Win. Agriculture JAMES A. JOHNSON St. Petersburg, Fla. Agriculture FORI) L. THOMPSON Pensacola, Fla. Agriculture HARRY K. WOOD, McIntosh, Fla. Agriculture JAMES M. TILLMAN Bartow, Fla. Agriculture WINFRED R. BRIGGS Zcphyrhills, Fla. Agriculture 7X S- 68CARL H. ROSENBUSH Green Cove Springs, Fla. Agriculture phiup r. McMullen I argo, Fla. Agriculture W. I). PAYNE Punta Gorda, Fla. Law PAUL I). BARNES Plant City, Fla. Law CURTIS E. CHILLING WORTH West Palm Beach, Fla. Law J. L. ANDERSON Pensacola, Fla. 6970JOHN W. WATSON JR Miami, Fla. Law W. H. BOOZER Lake City, Fla. Law E. KERVIN WILSON St. Augustine, Fla. Law W. M. HUTSON JR St. Augustine, Fla. Law M. C. MORPER Archer, Fla. Law J. RYAN COOPER Melbourne, Fla. 71F. L. HOUSUOLDER Gainesville, Fin. K. F. WILSON New Smyrna, Fin. I.n tv PAUL VETTER Jacksonville, Fla. SIMEON S. SPARKMAN Tampa, Fin. 1,11 M II. II. R. GILBERT 11 addon field. N. .1. C. J. STOKES Pensacola, Fin. 72O. S. ROBLES Tampa, Fla. I MW President Combined Junior Classes President Junior Law Clots Z. J. STANLEY Liberty, I mi. Law H. L. THOMPSON Gainesville, Fla. Law HUGH WICKER New Smyrna, Fla. Law LEON W. TRAXLER Alachua, Fla. ' r " 7371(? VlPLOMA 7576Sophomore Class OFFICERS Jas. K. Sparkman Arthur Fuller . H. A. Palmer___ G. H. Bailey___ President Vice-President Sec ret a nj- T reus ttrer Reporter CLASS ROLL K. W. Freeman G. M. Glazier II. C. Gordon F. M. Grant I. K. Goldsby E. L. Jones R. E. Lee N. K. Levis J. IL Moorhead Otto Manecke E. W. Mathews 1 . IL Moseley VV. S. Adams L. W. Barlow T. J. Barns C. W. Bate E. W. Bark well T. N. Bradford G. R. Bailey L. C. Crofton R. J. Dagg E. 0. Denison F. R. Edwards A. H. Fuller F. I). Miles I. . B. Pratt II. A. Palmer F. E. Pooscr I). V. Rouse J. K. Sparkman R. C. Smalley C. A. Stockton D. A. Storms A. J. Sullivan J. S. WyckofT E. M. Willis 77v 7861 80Freshman Class CLASS ROLL J. Ham Dowling . L. A. Gray..... J. A. Mixson___ Johnnie T. Clark , President Vice-President Secretary-Treasurer Reporter M. P. A mason A. L. Adams J. S. Adams L. L. Angle J. B. Booth l )fton Brown S. K. Bur ford C. W. Brown E. VV. Buss Boyd Carleton NV. Caruthers W. H. Cates J. T. Clark J. R. Cowsert A. B. Crosby J. H. Carter J. A. Coleman F. M. DeVane O. C. DeVane G. H. Dickie W. S. Duncan J. H. Dowling J. W. Dalton R. K. Davis M. E. Ellis A. G. Esslinger R. L. Feldman W. H. Ford P. M. Fouts VV. R. Frazier H. G. Ford J. K. Fuller Geo. Fritz E. P. Green I. . A. Gray R. C. Griffith A. J. Grimaldi J. R. Gunn R. A. Harris K. C. Hitchcock Eugene Hubbard A. M. Hodgson R. T. Hargrave K. F. Hughes T. G. Hallinan 0. B. Hazen T. F. Hogan C. E. Holtsingcr J. H. Harrell W. P. Havman L. M. Hodges E. G. Hoehn VV. B. Hopkins 0. B. Hough J. D. Howze VV. P. Jemigan C. M. Johnson VV. H. Jordan L. P. Kitchen Jerome Knauer F. L. Knowles V. D. Kellam C. M. Knellinger R. Ix)hmeyer C. P. Lovell H.VV. Liddon A. H. Ix»ckey E. R. MacNicholl H. M. Malloy A. P. Marshall VV. L. Mattox C. L. Mau 11 H. J. Mixson A. J. MacKay Y. T. Munroe H. II. McCallum F. D. Morrish E. R. Morrow P. F. McCall J. A. Mixson Jos. Mortellaro F. G. Merrin C. S. Ogilvie J. H. Orr VV. H. O’Berry T. M. Palmer S. R. Pearson II. G. Powell E. S. Pea laxly R. L. Robinson J. VV. Ross E. J. Raudcnbush VV. Roberts H. G. Redstone H. VV. Shad Stewart Shull B. E. Shull N. F. Skipper H. K. Smith F. O. Spain. Jr. Samuel Stein Hugh Stillman VV. E. Stone Ralph Stoutamire A. J. Thomas F. M. Townsend M. A. Tucker L. G. Thomas H. O. Taylor R. T. Taylor B. F. Whitner J. N. Whitfield H. A. Williams S. B. Walker P. H. Warner E. P. S. Wright, Jr. 8182SHMEN .......President ........Secretary-Treasurer C. I). Green E. S. Odom Henry Gatrell, Jr. C. C. Riles A. H. King Jr. W. E. Roberts Bret Hart W. E. Robinson A. B. Jarrell B. C. Scott R. C. Lang W. H. Smoke H. B. McCall H. V. Stapleton T. C. Manning 1 c. L. Van Dyke M. H. Moyer R. T. Williams H. C. Yonguc 83 The Florida Alligator High School Track Mgg Great Event of Week mm mim mi Hi5rfi mas iZUMJt 84The Florida Alligator Editor-in-chief Managing Editor Assistant Editor Athletic Editor Society Editor Local Editor ..Exchange Editor Business Manager Assistant Business Manager Circulation Manager T. J. Swanson...... W. D. Wilson....... T. E. McCall....... Roy VanCamp ....... F. Lassetter Holland L. C. Crofton...... C. E. Chilling worth . Ira McAlpin ....... W. E. Stone........ H. T. Zetrouer.... :................................ 85mm iL. 86T. J. Swanson, Football Manager We often hear the men of football teams boasting of their manager; his ability as a director and his ever thoughtfulness for the needs, pleasures and comforts of his charges; but there is not a team that ever trotted onto a gridiron that has had a manager that, we feel, is just as good as our “Manager Joe.” The whole season through he was always on the alert lest some opportunity to be of service to his team or school should escape him. He made a thorough success of the season financially, which speaks well of his abil- 87- A: Read from left to right. LOTSPEICH, ‘'Daddy”—Captain, tackle, 3 years. Age 23 (?); weight 175; height 5 ft. 10 in. Captain Lot was a true and worthy representative of the Gator squad. Fight seemed his middle name and he lived up to it the whole season through, lie knew every particular and phase of the game from the kick off to the sound of the final whistle, and was always on the job cheering and urging the men on in the fight, at the same time playing a star tackle. FARRIOR, “Kt'x”—Center, 3 years. Age 19; weight 170; height 5 ft. 8% in. We have frequently seen big men against small men and have foretold the result, but in the case of old “Rex” the story was the other way. In the very heart of all the scrimmage, he nearly always outplayed his man, though frequently outweighed 40 pounds. And it never took an opposing team long to find that the center of our line was impregnable. He was a hound at following the ball and didn’t know what it was to fumble. He was one of our most consistent players and seldom failed to kick goals after touchdowns. GOLDSBY, “Jack”—'Tackle, 2 years. Age 20; weight 185; height 5 ft. 9 in. If one wished to see some real "pep,” he had only to watch our “Jack” either at practice or in a game. For him to knock out an opponent was a common occurrence, and when he got one ho wanted more. Florida never had a harder fighter or a more consistent player, both on offense and defense. He handled two hundred pounders with ease. 88SPARKMAN, “Jim”—Half, 2 years. Age 19; weight 167; height 5 ft. 8 in. It did the heart of the football fan good to watch “Jim,” our strongest player of the season, hit the line, squirming, twisting, and fighting his way through masses of heavy men for good gains. And on the defense “Jim” was a wonder; not knowing what it was to miss a man, and always stopping the heaviest with a jolt. "Jim" is also a good passer. FULLER, “Artie"— Full, 2 years. Age 20; weight 158; height 5 ft. 11% in. We have a real pigskin artist in “Artie.” He was one of our most consistent ground gainers as well as a sure and hard tackier. And many were the tight positions that Florida found herself in, depending on "Artie’s” toe to reach safety and never did he fail us, out-kicking his opponents the whole season through. THOMPSON, “Hurry K."—Half, 2 years. Age 24; weight 150; height 5 ft. 7% in. “Harry K.”, though small, was a terror on the gridiron. He has yet to see the man so big that he couldn’t stop him in his tracks, and many arc the times that spectators have held their breath, only to burst into cheers as he ducked through the line or skirted an end for a spectacular gain. He was one of Florida’s surest men. 89Head from left to right. WILKINSON, " foird 1 Hill"— End, 1 year. Age 22; weight 145; height 6 ft. ZVx in. It is seldom that now men come out and make good player the first year, but "Howdy Hill” did. With his marvelous running and his amazing display of “grit,” he made, in his first year, one of the best ends Florida has had. It took him a few weeks at the first of the season to become acquainted with the details and tricks of the game, but at the latter part of the season he was starring, being a sure, heartless tackier and an unfailing receiver of the forward pass. RAMSDELL, "Hammy"—Quarter, 3 years. Age 21; weight 150; height 5 ft. 10 in. The little general of the Florida outfit was a cool and level-headed leader. His speed was marvelous and his ability at picking holes in the line was uncanny. His skill at running back punts was unbelievable, and seldom did he fail on those spectacular end runs which were his favorite pastime and Florida’s main ground gainers. "Hammy" was next to perfection on shooting both long and short forward passes. HENDERSON, " "—End 3 years. Age 20; weight 150; height 5 ft. in. There are few runners in the S. I. A. A. that succeeded in getting around "B” and we haven't seen the interference he couldn’t break. He was one of our strong men in the line and a flashy player in the open. Many times during the season he received long passes that brought home long distances for Florida, while at intercepting the passes of opponents he was a marvel. CO} Road from loft to right. COLLINS, “Paul”—Sub., Linesman. Age 22; weight 175; height 5 ft. “Paul” has good weight and what is more, knows how to make use of it. He U light and on several occasions displayed great ability, which truly dubbed him the Gators.” Wo are all glad that he is to Is with us next season. DOWLING, “Ham”—Sub., 1 year. Age 20; weight 185; height 5 ft. 9 4 in. “Ham” came to us from Duval High and has fully upheld the reputation he bore then as a football player. Being made of real football material he was used to advantage both in the line and back field. In several games his line playing was a feature. When placed in the line it was more than a hard job for an opponent to break through. DeVANE, "Fat”—Sub. Guard, 1 year. Age 20; weight 205; height G ft. This big boy with his enormous weight did wonders at guard in every opportunity given him. He improved wonderfully under Coach McCoy’s training, giving a good account of himself in several games. Watch him star next year. 91BUSHNELL, uBu§hn— Halfback, 1 year. Arc 21; weight 150; height 5 ft. in. Here is a man who though not a regular, was given several opportunities and always made an excellent showing. In the back field he could be relied upon both on offense and defense, hitting the line low and hard and always a sure tackier. EMBRY, “Ed”—Half, full, 1 year. Age 22; weight 170; height 5 ft. 11 in. When you find a man looking for a player that always showed the old fight and pep and who knew not the meaning of “yellow,” tell him to look “Ed” over. As a line plunger he was superhuman. If he couldn’t go through, he went over and for good consistent gains. He was unfortunate in having his knee injured in the middle of the season, which hindered his playing at the later part. STOCKTON, “Stork”—Sub. 1 year. Age 21; weight 160; height 5 ft. 9 in. Stock-ton turned out to be a real “find” from among the new men this year. He could be placed either in the line or back field and to good advantage. “Stock" promises fair to be one of Florida's coming stars. 92Read from left to right. ROBLKS, "Liza”—Tackle, 1 year. Age 21; weight 180; height 5 ft. 11 in. A wonderful specimen of manhood is “Liza” and every ounce of him a football player. At tackle he was invincible. Florida never had cause to regret her dependence on him for kicking on various occasions. He seemed to delight in hitting big men hard and seldom did a team make any gains over him, while he opened “wagon trails" through the best of lines. YON, "Major”—Guard, 2 years. Age 20; weight 175; height 5 ft. 11 in. “Major” was without doubt one of the best guards in the South. We have yet to see him be carried back by his opponent. He played close to the ground, and yet, kept his eyes open and never failed when the runner attempted to go over his position. If all teams displayed as much of the “old light” as “Yonnie” they would surely be winners. “ e 93Review of the Football Season The 'Gators fought a great fight in their first game of the season, when they matched themselves against the wonderful Auburn team at Auburn on October 9. It was by the closest | ossihle decision that Auburn got the ball which led to the only score of the game. The result was Auburn 7, Florida 0. t Then on the 16th the Alligators took on the fast Sewanee eleven at Jacksonville. That was a battle royal, both teams fighting their hardest for the advantage. But weight told on the ’Gators and the boys from the University of the South scored a touchdown, winning the game by the narrow margin of 7-0. After two such hard fights the team took a much needed rest, in the middle of which a game with Southern was scheduled on the 30th at Gainesville. It was rather easy for the Florida outfit to win, the score being 45-0. Probably the hardest game of the season came on the 6th of November when the team went up to Jacksonville to try its strength with the young giants that represented the Universiy of Georgia. Outnumbered and outweighed, and having several of their best men out of the game, the ’Gators received their only bad defeat of the season. The Georgians walked away with the game with a score of 37-0. 91Dropping back to more nearly their own equal on November 18 the ‘Gators met, on their own ground, the eleven from the Citadel. It was a fast and hard-fought game, but the rush of the "Crackers” was not to be stopped and the Carolinians again went down to defeat at Florida's hands, with a score of 6-0. The Citadel game was followed by a game here with Tulane University. This was Florida’s first game with Tulane and the New Orleans boys received rather a rough reception, for in a torrential rain they were defeated, 14-7. The last game of the season was with Mercer at Macon on Thanksgiving Day. One would have thought that the Alligators had been laying for the Mercerites the whole season through, for they played the field almost at will, the final score being Florida 34, Mercer 7. Z. J. Stanley, Assistant Coach, Football and Baseball The University was very fortunate in securing the services of Mr. Z. J. Stanley as assistant coach in football and baseball. He is a graduate of Earlham, where he was a shining light on the football team, and was also on the basketball and baseball teams. Last year he successfully coached the Maryville College eleven, but decided to embark in the legal profession and chose "Florida" as the school for his legal training. Coach Stanley is exceedingly popular, and we hope to have him with us again next season. He is a regular "Hoosier." 95Football Schedule At Auburn, Auburn 7, Florida 0. At Jacksonville, Sewannee 7, Florida 0. At Gainesville, Southern 0, Florida 45. At Jacksonville, Georgia 37, Florida 0. At Gainesville, Citadel 0, Florida 6. At Gainesville, Tulane 7, Florida 14. At Macon, Macon 7, Florida 34. Football Schedule 1916-17 Open. Georgia at Athens. Alabama at Jacksonville or Gainesville. Tennessee at Tampa. Mercer at Gainesville. Auburn at Jacksonville or Gainesville. Indiana at Bloomington, Ind. Open. 96I Scrub Football Team Of all the organizations on the campus the Scrub Football Team shows more real pep, fighting spirit, and loyalty to their college than any other. Little do we realize the trying conditions under which they work for the few little games that they have, paying for them by that daily grind of ceaseless toil, hard knocks and bruised joints from the Varsity scrimmages. They are always on the job: the first on the field, the last to leave, fighting constantly against the heavier and more experienced first team. They have held the Varsity to a small advantage in the practice games, not infrequently forcing them back down the field for a touchdown. They get little praise and nobody thanks them. But their insuperable spirit brings them out every day with that old fighting pep which makes the Varsity work its hardest, thus producing the excellent team that represented the 'Gator institution last fall. Such is our Scrub Team, and, for their loyalty, we hereby extend to them the thanks of the University and the appreciation of the Varsity and coach. 97t Class Football Started only last year, the remarkable zeal and interest in tin's branch of athletics was indeed gratifying. Scon after Thanksgiving, at the call of the coaches of the respective classes nearly a hundred loyal classmen responded and the old gridiron was again the scene of activity and hard knocks as the new teams were rapidly whipped into shape. One would have thought that the regular varsity practice was going on. judging by the eagerness with which the men endeavored to gain control of untrained muscles and to learn to handle the elusive oval. Individual differences were forgotten in their desire to make a winning class team and each squad worked together for the class they represented. After two weeks of hard practice the first game occurred, in which the Freshmen defeated the Sophomores with apparent ease. The Seniors defeated the Juniors in a hard-fought and exciting battle. Then came the final test between the Freshmen and the exalted Seniors. Both teams expressed themselves as confident of victory and both were justified, the Freshmen on their strength and weight—the Seniors on their speed and form; and the game was a gruelling contest. The “Rats" determined to take advantage of the opportunity and assert themselves; the Seniors were equally determined to suppress the lowly Freshmen. The struggle waged down the field with each team obtaining momentary advantage, the only score being a beautiful field goal kicked by Holland in the first quarter, giving the class championship to the Seniors by the narrow margin of 3-0. iUrZZSL 98Baseball Team Hugh Wicker, Coach NVe were most fortunate in being able to secure such a competent man as Mr. Wicker for our baseball coach. He is a man of high standards, moral integrity and experience, making a most capable director of the squad and an excellent example for the men to follow. He comes to us with a fine baseball record to his credit, having played four years of organized ball in the Blue Grass League of Kentucky, holding next nest hitting average of the league. He has seen and knows all classes of baseball from the back alley ball of the grade school to the biggest professional ball in the country. We could not have found a man more thoroughly acquainted with the game and the methods of imparting his knowledge to his men. The Florida team has always been more or less handicap] ed by a scarcity of baseball material, but Coach Wicker had a young mob out for his team and produced a club that has given a good account of itself the whole season ; M| J through and has beaten some of the best teams in the S. I. A. A. And now, at the close of the season. V i we arc Justly proud of the team he has made and the record they have won for their college. We are glad Jjr to know that Coach “Wick,” big brother to the base-ball outfit, is to be with us again next year, when, with the excellent training the men have had this to begin on, he will, without doubt, make a winning team for us. Harry W. Thompson, Manager The managing of the baseball outfit is one of the most trying and difficult offices that a student of this University has to deal with. The signal honor and the pleasure of the trips that come to the baseball manager are surely well earned. However, in the face of all the difficulties of expenses and the forming of a desirable schedule, our able manager Harry “K” brought the team out with a surprisingly small financial loss, considering the poor support which, we regret to say, is shown here, in this sport. Nor have we heard complaints from any of the team. Their every need has received the immediate and careful consideration of Harry “K.” We are proud of him and his record. 99100 MB 4. RAMSDELL, Center Field. 5. ROSENBUSH, Pitcher. 6. FARRIOR, Catcher. 1. HOLLAND, Pitcher. 2. WILLIAMS, 3rd Base. 3. O'BERRY, 3rd Base. 7. LOTSPEICH, Captain, Second Base. 101stmrUot tuhf maum wraMmnn CARRUTHERS Pitcher WOOD Catcher SWANSON 1st Base YON L. Field POOSER Pitcher GETZEN R. Field JOHNSON Pitcher MERRIN S. Stop 102 J. B. FARRIOK, "Rex' —Catcher. P’arrior was our mainstay behind the bat again this season. His catching and throwing showed marked improvement over last year, and he was also the most consistent hitter on the team, especially when hits meant runs. T. J. SWANSON, "Joe"—First Rase, doe found his natural position this season— that of taking care of hard bounders and wild throws that came towards the initial cushion. He played an excellent game at first and at times showed his old fence busting form, especially in the Tennessee game. A. A. LOTSPEICH, “Uncle Lot”—Captain, Second Rase. “Uncle Lot” had the best season of his career at the keystone sack. He proved us capable a captain of baseball as he did of football, and always kept up light and pep in the players. HENRY WILLIAMS, “Willie”—Short, Third Rase. “Willie" is about the only man on the team who gives promise of developing into a real big leaguer. Altho a first year man, he played a remarkable game at short, and it is easy to predict that he will be a stellar light on the Varsity for three years to come. W. H. O’BERRY, “Berry”—Third Rase. O’Bcrry proved himself one of the most valuable men on the team, due to his ability to play the in field and outfield equally well. He also showed good form behind the bat in the practice games at the last of the season, making him invaluable as a utility man. “Berry" should develop into a star player next season. R. G. MKRRIN, “Dick”—Short. Merrin has finished his third successful season with the Varsity. He was shifted from short to third at the beginning of the season and played his usual steady game at the difficult corner. Dick has been one of our most consistent players and is always in the fight. S. L. HOLLAND, “Spcs”—Pitcher. Holland was one of our best bets in the box thruout the season. His delivery is deceptive, as well as the “stuff” he puts on the ball. This is attested by the fact that he fanned five of Connie Mack’s athletics in a row during the two innings he pitched. Spessard, betides taking his turn regularly in the box, was used as a relief pitcher also. T. H. GETZEN, “Get”—Right Field. At right field Hardy plays some real ball. They are few and mighty hard ones that "Get" misses and to add to that he is one of the best hitters on the ’Gator squad. A. W. RAMSDELL, “Rammy”—Center Field. Ramrny is considered our best fielder. He is fast and sure and seems to delight in difficult plays, which he most always makes good. He is the same consistent player we have known for three years. 103 Feb. Feb. Feb. Feb. Mur. Mar. April April April April April April May May May May May May Baseball Schedule 1916 21. At Gainesville ...».—.....Florida 3, Columbia 4. 22. At Gainesville .........Florida 3, Columbia 2. 23. At Gainesville .........Florida 3, Olympics 11. 29. At Gainesville ...........Florida 3-4, Olympics 7-2. 9. At Gainesville ........... Florida 5-16, Kewatin 4-2. 18. At Gainesville ......... Florida 5, Philadelphia Athletics 20. 7. At DcFuniak Springs ......Florida 1-1, Palmer College 2-0. 8. At DcFuniak Springs ......Florida 0, Palmer College 1. 14. At Tallahassee ________ Florida 5, Mercer 2. 15. At Tallahassee ....... Florida 6, Mercer 12. 21. At Gainesville ...........Florida 2, Tennessee 10. 22. At Gainesville ...........Florida 6-2, Tennessee 5-1. 8. At Macon, Ga...............Florida ... . Mercer. 9. At Macon, Ga...............Florida Mercer ..... 10. At Greensboro, Ala........Florida ...., Southern University .. . 11. At Greensboro, Ala........Florida ...., Southern University ... . 12. At Auburn, Ga.............Florida ...., Auburn . 13. At Auburn .............. Florida ...., Auburn ... E. M. YON, "Major"—Left Field. The left of the field was always safe in “Major’s" hands. He had one or two lifted over his head, but hard luck comes to all of us at times. This is his third year, also, and he has never failed to deliver the goods, especially at the bat. JIM JOHNSON, "Jimmy"—Pitcher. We didn't have many pitchers, but those wc had were good ones, and Jimmy was one of the best. He could have been fitted with several pop-olT valves and then had steam to spare, which, with his excellent control, made him one of our most dependable pitchers. ROSKNBUSH, "Rotcy”—Pitcher. Rosey was the boy that brought the cheers from the crowd at regular intervals. Many times wc have seen him with the bases full and none down, only to fan three straight. It takes real pitching to do that sort of thing. Rosey is one of those scarce "hitter-pitcher" combinations. F. E. POOSKR, "Poo:”—Pitcher. The master of the spit-ball is Pooser. He has a spit-ball that baffles them all. The cold weather at the first of the season hit him hard and left him a sore shoulder, but he never stopped for that, and in spite of it has pitched some of our best games. W. K. CARUTIIKRS, "Krucus”—Pitcher. A little hard luck in his classes kept Caruthers from making a regular on the squad, but don’t ever think that he didn't have the “stuff" on that old pill. “Krucus" has good form and worlds of steam and bids fair to develop into one of the best pitchers Florida has ever had. 104Review of Baseball Season The baseball season of 1916 has been a success from several points of view. Altho the Varsity has not won a large percentage of the games, we have to take into con-siderntion the fact that the caliber of the teams played has been very much higher than in years past. Then, too, more games were scheduled this season than ever before. The season was opened in Gainesville February 21st with Columbia College, who always has a strong baseball team. Columbia won the first, I to 3, but Florida came back the next day and defeated them 3 to 2 in a beuuti.'ul and well-played game. On February 28th the Jacksonville All-Stars journeyed to Gainesville for a three-game scries, the “leaguers” winning the first two by the scores of II to . 1 and 7 to 3, while the University won the third game 4 to 2. Kcwatin, who humbled us last season, was defeated in both games of a double-header on March 9th to the tune of 5 to 4, and 16 to 2. Connie Mack’s Athletics were the next victims (?). They walloped the sphere all over the lot and piled up 20 runs to our 5. This eventful game took place on March 22nd. The team then took their first road trip, journeying to DeFuniak Springs, Fla., for a series with Palmer College. This little school had garnered about as good a bunch of ball-players as an amateur team usually runs up against. Their two pitchers, the coach and a professor in the school, were both South Atlantic leaguers, and they were accorded good xupport. The Varsity played better ball here than in any games during the season. The first game was lost, 2 to 1, the second won, I to 0, and the last one lost, 1 to 0. On April Nth and 15th the annuul series in Tallahassee was played with Mercer, instead of Auburn as in previous years. The first game was a 5 to 2 victory for Florida, but on the second day Mercer reversed the tables and won 12 to 6. The greatest victory of the season occurred in the series with Tennessee, played here on April 28th and 29th. After having been drubbed in the first game by the score of 10 to 2, the Varsity won the first game of a double-header the following day 6 to 5, overcoming a three-run lead in the last half of the ninth. The second game of the double-header, the deciding one of the series, was won 2 to 1 in one of the hardest played games of the season. On May 7th the team left on a tour of Georgia and Alabama, playing Mercer, Southern University and Auburn. At the time of going to press the Varsity had lost two hard-fought games to Mercer, 5 to 2 and 2 to 1. Coach Wicker is due much credit and praise for his efficient work. Altho hampered by lack of material, the team has made a good record, and should prove a contender for the S. I. A. A. championship next season. 105The Scrub Baseball Team Like the Football Scrubs, this team fills the important office of whipping into shape the Varsity nine. Much work, hard knocks, and little appreciation for their work, is the lot of the Scrubs. This season the team, coached by Z. J. Stanley of the '17 Law Class, made its debut in a game with the Gainesville High School. The score was 12-8 in the Scrubs favor. Iaiter, they played the Alachua team in the latter’s home town—notwithstanding which they won, 20-5. Next, Williston succumbed to the onslaught of the Little Gators. The tune was 8-2. At this writing there remain yet unplayed several other games on the schedule. The results, however, could be foretold if necessary; for the Scrubs have no fears for their record of “no games lost” for the season. Good teams are the result of good leadership. So the selection of Bascom D. Barber as captain was a happy one; likewise Moody Stephens’ appointment as manager. That the work of the Scrubs in training the Varsity was admirable, is to say the least. If it were not for a good scrub team—quien tbc? 106107108Basketball Team J. F. Sikes, Guard __ R. K. VanCamp, Guard Manager Captain O. S. Robles, Center J. S. Adams, Forward J. E. Yongc, Center A. W. Ramsdcll, Forward R. A. Harris, Forward W. H. O’Berry, Guard Joe Swanson, Forward Basketball Schedule Jacksonville . Gainesville .... St. Augustine St. Augustine Jacksonville .. Lake City .... 109 |l(r noTrack Handicapped by lack of inter-collegiate competition, the real strength and ability of the Track Team are matters of conjecture. But with the showing at Tampa and Jacksonville it is safe to say that Florida could “deliver the goods” had she the chance to compete in this branch of inter-collegiate sport. We trust the time is not far distant when this phase of our athletics will receive its due support. The perfect climatic conditions for training should make the University of Florida supreme in the S.I.A.A. championship. S. A. B. Wilkinson’s time of 49 8-5 seconds in the quarter-mile at Tampa sets a new record for the Southern Inter-Collegiates. This record will not be allowed due to the unofficial character of the meet. His time in the 5-mile run at Jacksonville is also a new record in Florida for that distance. The performances of Perry, Pearson, Wilson, Koepke, and Ramsdell are worthy of merit. They showed the good “Gator” spirit in coming out and making the trip to Tampa a success. IllThe “F” Club FOOTBALL C. J. McCoy, Coach A. A. I.otspeich, Captain .1. R. Farrior E. M. Yon A. W. Ramsdcll A. II. Fuller W. 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Smalley, Jr. Burton K. Thierbach Henry R. Tribble William H. Watkins B. P. Swift Wright, Jr. Louis L. Angle Everett W. Barkwell Edwin W. Freeman Etienne G. Hoehn James A. Johnson Gordon B. Knowles Herbert W. Liddon Howard McC. Malloy Charles M. Mann Philips R. McMullen 127129130Lambda Upsilon Fraternity (Local) Organized October 6, 1915 FLOWER COLORS Pansy and Carnation Purple and Gold MOTTO "Gradarum” FRATKR IN FACULTATE Dr. J. R. Benton FRATRES IN UNI VERS ITATE 1916 Fritz Hatcher C. I. Hollingsworth W. I). Wilson S. A. B. Wilkinson Geo. DuR. Hamilton Ira McAlpin Paul E. Weimer Kirby E. Wilson Harry E. Wood N. F. Skipper Leon A. Gray Jerome Knauer I co P. Kitchen Harold W. Shad FLEDGES Wallace H. Boozer R. Campbell Lang 131 • HOt -1 yohc,C' Outfit ' flMYt1 r 132Cooley Club LAWYERS EX-COLLEGIO LAWYERS IN COLLEGIO 1916 1917 P. D. Barns P. B. Howell C. E. Chillingworth O. S. Robles R. H. Cobb . J. Stanley H. L. Thompson S. L. Holland... T. B. Bird...... H. K. Olliphant Jr H. W. Thompson ... President Vice-President Secretary Treasurer E. T. Bareo Newcomb Barrs R. I). Bowers T. W. Bryant F. B. Carter Hugh Hale Fred Hampton R. Lee Jarrell E. M. Johns S. Leitner R. F. Maguire Philip S. May B. L. Solomon J. B. Stewart F. I). Upchurch G. W. Whitehurst W. W. Whitehurst B. C. Wilson W. J. Barker T. B. Bird W. J. Glasgow S. L. Holland Herbert I unison A. A. Lotspeich W. B. Myers H. K. Olliphant Jr. H. W. Thompson J. E. Yonge 133iY3iy- 134Phi Kappi Phi UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA CHAPTER CHARTER MEMBERS. 1912 J. R. Benton E. W. Berber H. W. Cox C. L. Crow II. S. Davis J. M. Farr E. R. Flint B. F. Floyd II. G. Keppel A. A. Murphree W. S. Perry P. H. Rolfs H. E. Stevens J. A. Thackston H. R. Trusler J. R. Watson RESIDENT MEMBERS OK 1913-14-15 H. G. Clayton S. P. Harn W. L. Hill C. A. Robertson J. S. Shands II. L. Thompson R. W. Thoroughbood L. W. Traxler Albert Vidal C. L. Willoughby OFFICERS FOR 1915-16 E. R. FLINT..........................................President H. G. Clayton .......................................Vice-President C. L. Willoughby......................................Secretary B. F. Floyd...........................................Treasurer Faculty Member W. L. Floyd W. J. Barker B. E. Bushnell C. D. Gunn G. W. Harmony H. A. Hall S. L. Holland C. A. Jackson J. A. Johnson G. B. Knowles initiates of 1916 If. I unison E. E. Rich H. S. Sawyer M. C. Scofield F. L. Thompson R. K. VanCamp W. I). Wilson J. E. Yonge 135Phi Kappa Phi Organized in 1897 MOTTO The love of learning rules the world ROLL OF CHAPTERS Alabama Polytechnic Institute Delaware College University of Florida Georgia School of Technology Iowa State College Kansas State Agricultural College Massachusetts Agricultural College University of Maine Nebraska Wesleyan University University of Nevada North Dakota Agricultural Col lege Pennsylvania State College Rhode Island State College University of Tennessee The Phi Kappa Phi is an honor society composed of graduate and undergraduate members from all departments of American colleges and universities. Its prime object is to emphasize scholarship and character in the thought of college students, to hold fast the original purpose for which institutions of learning were founded, and to stimulate mental achievement by the prize of membership. As a secondary object, it seeks to bind the alumni more closely to their alma mater, to furnish an additional tie of college friendship, and to interest its members in the promotion of more thorough education. Membership is restricted to senior students who have distinguished themselves in scholarship or intellectual service to their college or university, not exceeding one-fourth of any graduating class; and to alumni, faculty and honorary members who have won distinction in science, literature or education. Other honorary societies confine their membership to some particular kind of degree or course of study; the Phi Kappa Phi, by making no such restriction, aims to stand for the unity and democracy of learning. 136I ' t; lx l A a Stray Greeks J. E. Yonge, Kappa Sigma W. S. Cawthon, Phi Delta Theta R. H. Cobb, Phi Delta Theta K. H. Graham, Beta Theta Pi S. S. Sparkman, Sigma Nu J. W. Dalton, Sigma Nu George Stearns, Phi Sigma Kappa J. N. Anderson, Chi Phi P. F. Collins, Sigma Chi W. L. Summers, Phi Delta Phi J. R. Benton, Phi Beta Kappa L. G. Burton, Theta Chi C. J. McCoy, Beta Theta Pi H. S. Davis, .Alpha Delta Phi H. G. Keppel, Sigma Xi S k 137Inter-Fraternity Conference C. M. Mann, S.A.E. J. F. Sikes, Pi K.A. C. A. Robertson, K.A. F. L. Holland, A.T.O. C. E. Chillingworth, A.T.O. B. I). Barber, Pi K.A. J. A. Johnson, S.A.E. A. A. LoUpeich, K.A. 138Gator Lake' 139mm 140Military Organization Major E. S. Walker, U. S. A., Retired Professor of Military Science and Tactics FIELD STAFF AND NON-COMMISSIONED STAFF ...................Cadet Major ..................First Lieutenant and Adjutant ..................First Lieutenant and Quartermaster .................Sergeant-Major Company C E. M. Yon.... J. A. Johnson.. Gordon Hart .. J. M. Tillman Company B Captains A. W. Ramsdcll First Lieutenants VV. B. Henderson Second Lieutenants H. F. Zetrouer First Sergeants G. W. Harmony (Res.) T. J. Barns Chief Musician G. I). Hamilton C. M. Mann J. I). Rosenthal B. E. Bushnell P. W. McMullen A. F. Jones P. F. Collins Principal M usicia n L. Y. Dyrenforth Drum Major F. L. Holland MlCompany “A Company “B 142Company “C1 143144911111005 on i±v?n a ‘l oo  Ml Ml l iUjiLpja I .i|j|B|Bl7rfin|Hrtl UAAA«AAAM4 riBfDsgg yrn?i?n;?niH;ni:!»tlSIUll»ni!iI?YF 146 + V til ‘S Vr-V L=Tr The John Marshall Debating Society Officers 1st Semester 2nd Semester President.............H. LaMson...........C. E. ChIllingworth Vice-President .......R. E. Hamrick.........W. I). Payne Secretary and Treas...W. B. Shaw............F. L. HOUSHOLDKR Critic................J. E. Yonge...........J. W. Watson Seryeant-at-Arms .....L. R. Williams........P. B. HOWELL Harry R. Trusler Honorary Members Clifford W. Crandall L. W. Traxler Members Walter L. Summers J. L. Anderson W. J. Barker I. P. Barlow T. B. Bird W. H. Boozer P. D. Barns C. E. Chillingworth J. R. Cooper R. H. Cobb O. Y. Felton W. J. Glasgow T. H. Getzen S. L. Holland R. E. Hamrick P. B. Howell J. F. Sikes T. J. Swanson C. J. Stokes Z. J. Stanley H. K. Thompson VV. L. Tervin P. Vetter L. R. Williams S. A. B. Wilkinson J. W. Watson Ed F. Wilson PL K. Wilson H. W. Wicker J. E. Yonge F. Yates W. M. Hutson J. W. Hendry F. L. Housholder G. B. Knowles H. Lamson A. A. Lotspeich W. B. Myers M. C. Morper N. McElya II. K. Oliphant A. R. Pinkerton W. D. Payne W. F. Perry O. S. Robles M. C. Scofield ' W. B. Shaw 1478MPeabody Club OFFICERS First Semester Second Semester President.............R. A. GREEN..........W. D. WILSON Vice-Pre . Fritz Hatcher B. O. Adams Sec.-Tnas. ....B. S. Adams R. J. MCPHERSON Critic................T. E. McCall.........C. I. Hollingsworth Reporter ..............T. R. ROBINSON B. S. Adams L. E. Blackburn S. W. Cason J. R. Crews L. C. Crofton F. Y. Durranee H. E. Echols Sam Echols J. W. Garner J. A. Gillis L. A. Gray R. A. Green C. O. Green F. P. Simmons F. O. Miles H. G. Shealy E. S. Stephens Tom Sutton C. L. Saunders Clyde Scott J. N. Watson L. G. Thomas W. I). Wilson R. L. Hall W. H. Reeves P. J. Clyatt MEMBERSHIP ROLL Bret Hart C. J. Hollingsworth C. M. Knellinger T. E. McCall E. T. McLean Ira McAlpin R. .J. McPherson E. S. Odom A. J. Peacock Walter Roberts T. R. Robinson J. C. Nixon T. C. Simms 149JIS9S! 150Agricultural Club OFFICERS Pres. V-Pres. Src.-Trraa. Critic Rcjtorler .K. E. Rich R. A. Dukes G. A. Hclscth W. R. Briggs C. M. Mann C. M. Mann A. F. Jones C. B. Grace B. K. Pancoast Otto Manccke ,R. A. Dukes B. K. PancoastH. R. Tribble E. E. Rich C. D. Gunn A. F. Jones E.W.Barkwdl Ralph Stouta-C. D. Gunn G. 1 . Wood mire Inter-Society Debate Committeeman—C. D. Gunn ROLL J. R. Gunn C. B. Grace C. A. Helseth J. D. Howie O. B. Hough J. H. Harrell E. G. Hoehn L. M. Hodges A. F. Jones R. V. Koepke K. H. Bindley C. M. Mann Otto Manccke 1 . F. McCall C. J. Nicland L. T. Nicland E. S. Peabody E. E. Rich P. H. Rolf G. D. Sloan lx uis Angle Paul Baker M. X. Beeler A. P. Bosanquet E. W. Bark well T. N. Bradford W. R. Hriggs E. W. Buss P. F. Collins Ralph Crosby P. D. Camp R. J. Dagg R. A. Dukes J. H. Dowling Jaun DeBella F. R. Edwards Arthur Esslinger W. L. Floyd C. D. Gunn W. E. Stone Ralph Stoutamire Charles Swartz R. T. Taylor F. L. Tompson C. L Tompkin C. L. Willoughby S. Wittenstein E. P. S. Wright G. P. Wood H. E. Wood Yick K. Wong Paul Wiemer B. K. Pancoast L. J. Staddlcr F. II. Butler J. K. Sparkman H. R. Tribble W. P. Dayman 151152Farr Literary Society M EM BERS HI I 1915-1916 F. M. He vane W. H. Ford H. Gordon G. Hart W. P. Jernigan A. I Marshall S. I). Padgett Sam Stein B. F. Whitner G. M. Glazier J. S. Adams J. B. Booth B. Carleton R. A. Harris A. C. Jackson C. G. Maull II. G. Mixson X. F. Skipi er H. 0. Taylor E. P. Green K. C. Hitchcock C. E. Holtsinger F. L. Knowles J. A. Mixson S. R. Pearson H. K. Smith FI. M. Yonge H. F. Zetrouer OFFICERS First Semester President ....... Vice-President ... Sec'y-Treas....... Critic........... Second Semester A. C. Jackson J. A. Mixson A. P. Marshall E. M. Yon E. M. Yon.... A. C. Jackson H. F. Zetrouer H. G. Hart... 153154Benton Engineering Society MEMBERSHIP 1915-1916 R. T. Hargrave K. F. Hughes E. L. Jones J. P. Little H. II. MacCallum A. J. McKay R. J. Merrin T. J. Barnes S. K. Burford J. T. Clarke T. J. Cowsert J. Dalton H. G. Ford H. A. Hall J. I). Morrish K. R. Morrow (L E. Nelson F. M. Stephens If. K. Van Camp W. A. Whitmire J. S. WyckofT OFFICERS First Semester R. K. VanCamp G. E. Nelson... H. A. Hall...... L. B. Pratt .. Dr. J. R. Benton R. G. Merrin ... Second Semester G. E. Nelson T. M. Stephens T. J. Barnes H. A. Hall Dr. J. R. Benton R. (J. Merrin President ...... Vice-Pres....... Scc’y-T re as.... Reporter ....... Critic .......... Rules Committee 155Inter-Collegiate Debating Council C. D. Gunn, Ag Club Dr. J. M. Farr, Facuity Member S. L. Holland, John Marshall R. G. Merrin, Benton Engineering T. E. McCall, Peabody E. M. Yon, Farr Literary 156GORDON B. KNOWLES SPESSARD L. HOLLAND Tulane-Florida Debate April 22, 1916 Resolved: That the Monroe Doctrine should be abandoned as a perma nent part of the foreign policy of the United States. Affirmative Tula tie Sumpter Cousins Max M. Schaumburger Negative Florida Gordon B. Knowles S| essard L. Holland Decision for the negative. 157 Summer Normal School m!m£ Flint Chemical Society H. G. Clayton... W. H. Turnley .. L. Y. Dyren forth President Vice-President Scc’ii-Trcas. C. I). MacDowall W. H. Taylor, Jr. E. M. Yon E. A. Jones G. Hart I)r. E. R. Flint Y. K. Wong I . E. Weimer T. F. Grimm B. J. Owen ASSOCIATE MEMBERS 0. Y. Feldman S. R. Pearson H. J. Mixson 159YM.C.A V 8oW» ft rN-r ,.i ■ 160Y. M. C. A. Cabinet President Vice-President Secre ta ry-Treas u rer Charles Mann L. A. Gray... L. C. Crofton. C. I). Gunn, Chairman Religious Meetings Committee W. R. Briggs, Chairman Bible Study Committee L. A. Gray, Chairman .Membership Committee W. E. Stone, Chairman Advertising Committee J. R. Gunn, Chairman Social Committee R. L. Feldman, Chairman Music Committee G. B. Knowles, Chairman Finance Committee Charles Mann, Chairman Conference Committee 161162Friday Night Law Club President Vice-President Secretary Sergea nt-at-A rms Critic I. P. Barlow... M. C. Scofield W. L. Tervin .. J. W. B. Shaw R. E. Hamrick W. I). Payne J. L. Andersen C. J. Stokes P. B. Howell A. R. Pinkerton P. I). Barnes J. R. Cooper [lift 163 164It was in the spring of 1914 that the students in the University, who were Woodmen, decided to organize a W. O. W. Club. The usual officers were selected and the club met every two weeks in some student’s room, the host usually serving some sort of light refreshments. At these meetings some member would give a talk or read a paper dealing with Woodcraft. In this way the students bound themselves closer together during the remainder of that year. In the school year of 1914-15 the president of the club tried vainly to reorganize me club and finally gave it up. The same was tried this year, but as the men seem indifferent about it the matter was again dropped. However, many of the students in the University who are Woodmen have enjoyed the hospitality of Alachua Camp No. 5, located in the city. Whenever they have an entertainment or invite a prominent Woodman to speak to them in the interest of Woodcraft, or on any other occasion for celebration, they have always thought of the University Woodmen and invited them. Thq following is a list of men in the University who are members of the Woodmen of the World: Name Camp Number Where Located J. A. Thnckston............Alachua .......... 5 ........Gainesville, Fin. W. S. Cawthon..............Alachua .......... 5 ........Gainesville. Fin. T. E. McCall ..............Alachua .......... 6 ..... Gainesville, Fin. C. B. Grace........... .. .Alachua _________ 5 ........Gainesville, Fin. R. A. Dukes ...............Worthington 204 ........Worthington Spgs., Fin. L. R. Frisbec..............Clay .......... 420 ........Middleburg, Fin. W. H. Boozer...............Olive ........... 15 ..... Lake City. Fla. L. P. Kitchen..............Palmetto .... 3 .......Jacksonville. Fla. R. E. Hamrick..............Aucllln ......... 56 ...... Aucilla, Fin. W. E. Robinson ............Palmetto .... 45 ........Palmetto, Fla. C. D. Greene....... .......McAlpin .... 381 ........McAlpin, Fla. L. A. Gray.................Bethel 102 ... L« o, Fla. R. J. McPherson............Greensboro 131 „. .Greensboro, Fin. M. C. Morper Archer 174 Archer. Fla. C. J. Stokes...............Hickory ......... 21 ........Pensacola. Fla. H. E. Echols ..............Green Bay .. 259 ........Jay, Fla. G. T. Sutton ..............Sycamore .... 202 ....... Dothan, Ala. E. S. Walden ..............Tavlor ......... 583 ........Geneva. Ala. Alachua Alachua Alachua Alachua .Worthington Clay ....... Olive ... Palmetto Aucilla . Palmetto McAlpin Bethel Greensboro .Archer Hickory Green Bay Sycamore Taylor 165Masonic Club R. E. Hamrick President H. W. Cox J. J. Grimm S. E. Collison R. N. Wilson F. M. O'Byrne VVilmon Newell O. C. Ault A. H. Logan R. R. Sellars 166Ip 1 DeSoto County Club President . Vice-President Secretary T reasurer I. P. Barlow... R. K. Van Camp T. M. Stephens J. F. Sikes.... F. Y. Durrance H. V. Stapleton L. G. Burton N. McElya W. P. Hayman L. L. Blackburn W. H. Smoke 167 168The Duval County Club OFFICERS Herbert L amson J. H. Dowling .... H. S. Sawyer... President Vice-President Sec’y-Treas. J. H. Dowling H. S. Sawyer W. J. Barker Paul Vetter C. L. Maul I H. W. Shad L. P. Kitchen R. Lohmeyer F. R. Edwards J. E. Yonge J. 15. Darby A. H. King Jr. C. A. Stockton V. L. Mattox J. K. Knauer H. I). Stillman L. 15. Pratt W. R. Frazier C. P. Lovell Jr. C. M. Johnson R. A. Harris Herbert Lamson 15. J. Owen C. C. Riles L. G. Thomas 169170'I Polk County Club S. L. Holland w. H. Tuenley G. I). Sloan .... Arthur Fuller F. L. Holland P. F. Collins .... President First Vice-President Second Vice-President Secretary Treasurer Reporter R. P. Terry J. M. Tillman H. K. OUiphant G. I). Hamilton J. W. Watson I. P. Butler E. W. Bark well Gordon Hart C. I. Hollingsworth Merrill Knclenger N. F. Skipper Geo. Wuthrid e HONORARY MEMBER B. R. Colson 171172Tampa Club OFFICERS President Vice-President Sec.-Treasurer James K. Sparkman Orryl S. Robles.. Byron E. Bushnell W. Rams dell J. Rosenthal J. Sparkman S. Sparkman P. Wood O. Robles E. McNichol S. Stein B. Shaw J. Adams L. Adams W. Adams T. Barco B. Bushnell J. Clark H. Clayton R. Farrior H. Ford H. (Jordon A. Grimaldi W. B. Henderson C. Holtsinger E. Jones J. Mortellaro H. P. Mosely J. Orr M. Ossorio E. Peabody 173Sub Rosa Organizations (Suppressed by Faculty) GAINESVILLE SYNAGOGUE, U. OF F. “Rabbi" Myers, Elder Rescue Worker Collections Choir Leader Organist Maurice" Heller Jew” Rosenthal Ix o" Kitchen Geflltafish" Stein Honorary Member Uncle Mose S. S. CLUB (Flush) “Square Deal” Felton “Full House" Hammy “Deuces" Sullivan . Paul Baker ........ “Pablo" Wood ....... Proprietor Hels ma n Shark Deckhand Motto: “Burn the first one' ROYAL SOCIETY OF SGAJ •Yiddish" Myers, K.E.G........ ‘Three Star" Dyrenforth, B.B.L Ty” Cobb, Q.T. ‘Sponge" Yonge Tank" Chillingworth ‘Funnel" Frasier .... ‘Two Fingers" Spain ........... Knight Commander of the Bathtub Bartender Master of Revels Solicitor “Obsequies” Sign Painter Scrgea nt-at-A rms Motto: “There’s many a slip, Prof." Willoughby ‘Daddy" Cawthon Dean Trusler 174 Athletic Association President Vice-President Secret a ry-Trcasu rer T. B. Bird .... R. K. Van Camp W. I). Wilson ... DIRECTORS W. If. Whitmire E. M. Yon S. L. Holland Dr. H. W. Cox, Faculty H. G. Clayton, Alumnus T. J. Swanson II. W. Thompson MiilkiM'alji v 175M. A. Tucker Otto Manecke Staff Artists The Seminole Staff takes this method of tendering their appreciation of the invaluable services rendered by the Staff Artists. 176tr-iiiMI m'' -:M 'Vt Cl mm f V T U %. JL -n%. The King of the Buzzards By J. H. Reed Judge Dolliver sat on his front porch in the warmth of the morning sunshine. Through the live oaks on the lawn he could see across the green fields to the grey of the piney woods beyond. From across the clearing came the shirring of the pines as they sang in the morning breeze. It was a beautiful day—a day for peace and happiness. But Judge Dolliver heeded it not. He was watching the buzzards that circled and recircled above the Miakkas. All his life he had been a hard man, gathering whence he had not paid and reaping where he had not sown. All these years he had neither asked nor received the friendship of his nighbors. Furthermore, he had stilled the voice of his conscience long since—so long since that he had thought himself rid of it forevermore. But now that he was growing old, and was friendless and alone save for the servants, it had returned to him out of a half forgotten past, unbidden and menacing. And, as if to bury some haunting memory, he had come to watching the buzzards. Today they were gathering for a feast, winging in great concentric circles above the swamp. He counted them one by one as they came from the sky—small black flocks that appeared, disappeared, and reappeared from the fathomless space, eventually to take form in the distance as great turkey buzzards. Perhaps one of Jim Shirley’s cows had wandered into the bog again and perished. It was like that shiftless Shirley never to fix his fences. Perhaps— Judge Dolliver sat up with an exclamation of incredulity. For far up in the blue his eye caught a gleam of white that flickered for a few moments and then steadied as in flight. Out in the fields a group of darkies spied the object and gathered together to watch it and whisner super-stitiously. Behind him his old servant, Jeff, stopped in the midst of mixing a toddy to look and to mutter half-forgotten incantations. For the flash of white had materialized into something no man had ever seen before. It was a white buzzard. Something in the negroes’ whispering annoyed the Judge. “What’s the matter with y’ll niggahs, anyhow?” he demanded, sharply. Out of the mumbled explanations he could make out only a single phrase—“the king of the buzzards”. And, try as he would, he could learn nothing more. The negroes were too thoroly frightened. A vague uneasiness came over the Judge. Strive as he would, he could not shake it off. It was as though he, too, had fallen under the magic spell, and he watched the great bird, fascinated, as it swung down and down, finally dropping out of sight in the Miakkas. In the evening, when things had settled down to normal again, he returned to his question. “Jeff.” he asked, “what is all this rot about the king of the buzzards, anyway?” He had meant the question to be jocular, but something in the old servant’s face dispelled that mood. Again he became afraid of he knew not what. 177I 1 . ) “Do king ob de buzzards?” Old Jeff’s voice had sunk into a whisper and the light of superstition had come into his eyes. “I)e king ob de buzzards—he am de debbil's own pet. When he fin some un daid in de woods it am he job ter fin’ de killer an’ foller him—an’ follcr him—an’ Toller him—His voice ran down into a mumble again. Presently he began again in a stronger tone. “He done got er plenty ter do in dis hcah wicked worl He got so much ter do dat he cain’ never git dar on time no moah.’’ But the Judge was no longer listening. He was looking out over the blackness of the swamp with something akin to terror in his eyes. Twice he strove to speak, and could not. It was as though some memory had arisen out of the past to strike him dumb. At last he pulled himself together; but his voice had lost its timbre somehow, and sounded dead and cold. “You say that—that this king of buzzards searches out—searches out —murderers?” He wondered if the negro had noticed the tremor in his voice, and cursed himself for stammering. But there was no help for it now. Old Jeff's reply was unshaken. “Yassah—dat he do.” He looked at the Judge curiously. “Does yo' want yo’ toddy now, Jedger” he asked. But the Judge waved him away imperiously. Long into the night Dolliver sat huddled in his chair, thinking—thinking. It was nothing but a darky superstition, he told himself. The place was full of them. He got up, took a drink and went to bed, but not to sleep. His uneasiness grew with the morning, and the story of the white buzzard would not down. Early in the morning he was up and around. He could not eat, and excused himself by saying that he was going hunting, although he knew there was nothing in that part of the woods to hunt. He took down his gun, and went off towards the swamp in desperation. A morbid desire had come to him to kill the white buzzard. If he might do that, he told himself, it would at least silence his conscience. But he could not find his tormentor. Cypress knees rose from the calm water to strike him. Unseen vines swung down from the semidarkness to trip and blind him. Water snakes glided beneath his feet and slid away through the glades. Strange grey-winged insects flitted through the spectral trees and vanished into the dusk. Far away the bellowing of the ’gators sounded hollowly, like the sepulchral tolling of some vast forest-bell. Once he thought that he was lost, and a moment of terror overtook him. But at once he emerged, wet and disheveled, to find the sun was high in the morning sky. And he crept up to his house behind hedges and fences, lest someone see him and make inquiries. Then, when he was again seated on his front porch, in close reach of bottle and glass, a neighbor stopped in to talk to him. Judge Dolliver was in no condition to receive callers. As the team came up the sandy road, he found himself fighting down an unreasonable desire to leave by the back way. He had had too much swamp, and then too many toddies to drown the swamp, and a sort of nameless terror had come upon him. But it was only a neighbor come to pass the time of day, and he must face him. It seemed to Dolliver that the conversation would never end. Most of Ox. . 178 it he did not even sense. He talked subconsciously, and drank subconsciously, with his mind afar oil" in the Miakkas, where a white speck circled and re-circled. Dolliver brought up with a start. VVliat was the neighbor saying? “Have you-all seen anything of er white buzzard?” The Judge went white for an instant. What did the man know? But the neighbor was continuing garrulously. “Hits th' biggest durn fool thing I evah heard tell on. They’s er couple of fool Yankees down heah what say they air looking fer er white buzzard. Calls theyselfs naturalists, er sumpin’ like that.” He snorted deprecatingly. “Jest as if they evah was sech er thing as er white buzzard! I nevah did see er Yankee that was all there!” And he gathered up his hat and left, chuckling. Judge Dolliver sat huddled up in his chair watching the retreating team. It was true, then, that superstition! The naturalists would go into the swamp in searchof the buzzard—Well, he had been into the swamp for the same purpose, and if he had failed, there was not much chance for the Yankees. He tried to calm himself thus, but a horrible thought assailed him. In wandering through the swamp, the naturalists might stumble upon—. He did not dare imagine any further, but with a shaking hand he poured himself a drink. The Miakka never gave up its secrets, he told himself, over and over again. The Miakka never gave up its secrets. It had been a constant reassurance to him in days long by, but it was beginning to fail him now. The white buzzard had somehow shaken his faith in things natural, and he did not know where to turn. That night he did not even try to sleep. The noises of the swamp were magnified in his ears beyond all proportions. The frogs sang incessantly. The alligators boomed in an evil chorus. Once or twice a heron wailed through the darkness, and Dolliver cowered under the bed-clothes. It was as if the whole swamp had raised its voice in protest—in a terrible arraignment. And then when he could stand it no longer, it was morning. With the light some of his courage came back. He took his gun and went down to the swamp again; but he did not dare to enter it. He took pot shots at the buzzards from its edge, and swore angrily because he could not hit them from the distance. Weary and discouraged he slunk back to the house. Then the telephone bell rang, and he started guiltily. For a long time, he could not get up enoucrh courage to answer it. The wee small voice rose and rose insistently. If he did not answer it, some of the sen'ants would. So he took down the receiver. Was this Dolliver’s? Yes? It was the sheriff. A body had been found by the naturalists in the swamp, and they were bringing it up to his place for the post-mortem. The worst had happened! For an instant Dolliver stood as if stricken. He dropped the receiver, and started for the door. But where could he flee? There was only the Miakka and he did not dare go into that. It would be suicide. He took several drinks, which gave him a false feeling of security. Flight would be a confession. He would stay and bluff it out. Why, it was twenty years ago that he had lured that man into the Miakka and 179 SumS! killed him. The sheriff could never prove that the man had been murdered, and if he could, how could it Ik? traced to him? How could they know? It was impossible. So he pulled himself together after a little, and set the house in order. When the little cortege came into sight down the dusty road, Dolliver had another panic. He could yet escape through the back door. And yet he was sure that he could put on a bold front. For some moments he paused in indecision. And then it was too late. The sheriff was at the door. They brought the body, shrouded in a blanket, into the front parlor. In truth, there was nothing left but a few bones, and a ring by which it might some time Ik? identified; but Dolliver did not enter the room. He busied himself with the liquid refreshments with a shaking hand, and answered questions but half-heartedly. He was striving vainly to pull himself together. “Poor devil must have got lost in the swamp,” remarked one of the naturalists. “Yes,” replied the sheriff. “We-all jest brung him in ter give him a Christian burial.” He squinted at the glass of refreshment handed him. “I guess we don't need ter hold no post-mortem, do we, boys?” he added; “there ain’t no way o’ telling how he died, no how.” With a start Dolliver regained his courage. It was all right, after all. He even joked a little about the quality of his drinks. It was a faint attempt, and soon extinguished. Suddenly one of the men turned to the window with an exclamation. High above the house a white s|K?ck swung down and down in great concentric circles. It was the white buzzard! With a cry, Dolliver fell upon his knees before the remains of his victim. “I did it!” he sobbed. “Cod be merciful to me—a murderer!” And while he was sobbing out his confession, the white buzzard swung down and down, and as it came its whiteness seemed to fade and grow peculiarly dingy before their eyes. • •• • The naturalists were disappointed, for it was only a common buzzard which some practical joker had painted with whitewash. 180I III 181182Theta Ribbon Society 1916 ItASCOM BAKBKR. I’mUrnt. Pi Kappa Alpha J. A. JOHNSON. Secretary nn«l Tr « . Sittmn Alpha Kiwilon A. L. ADAMS. Alpha Tau Oimjra JOK S. ADAMS. Alpha Tau Oman I . W. BA BLOW. Alpha Tau Oman B. K. BUSHNKLU Pi Kappa Alpha K. F. CANNON. Kappa Alpha FRANK CLARK Jr. Alpha L. Y. DYRENFORTH. Pi RKX FARKIOK. Kappa Tau Omrira Knp| a Alpha Alpha 183Serpents Ribbon Society C. K. Oil ILLINGWORTH. Pr »M«nt. Alpha Tau Omrva A. II. PULLER. Sw’y.Trwt .. Kappa Alpha If. K. TIIIERBACII. S ma Alpha Epsilon W. II. FORD, l‘i Kappa Alpha W. It. FRAMER. Kappa Alpha T. N. URADFORD. Pi Kappa Alpha k J. E. YONCK. Kappa Sigma W. I.. MATTOX. Alphn Tau Onxga W. It. HENDERSON, Kappa Alpha HUGH WICKER. Pi Kappa Alpha F. O. SPAIN JR.. Kappa Alpha E. G. HOEIIN. Siirma Alpha Epsilon A. W. RAMSDELL. Kappa Alpha II. W. THOMPSON. Pi Kappa Alpha C. A. ROBERTSON. Kappa Alpha P. F. COLLINS. Sigma Chi W. It. MYERS. Kappa Alpha HONORARY MEMBERS ,1. GIBBS CHESNUT. Alpha Tau Onrnn WADE HAMPTON. Sigma Alpha Epailon 185University German Club President Vice-President Sccretary-T reasurer Floor Manager Dykknforth Sikhs ..... Hamilton .. Holland... C. M. Mann G. W. Fritz T. N. Bradford W. H. Ford J. A. Johnson G. R. Bailey W. B. Myers P. P. Collins R. H. Cobb Paul Barnes R. J. Datftf A. A. Lotspeich T. 186The University of Florida Greater Minstrels 187 188people were quite enthusiastic over the performance and promised next time to overflow the Casino. In St. Petersburg the people there again demonstrated their hospitality by taking into their homes members of the troupe. After the performance that night the stage was cleared and everyone enjoyed the dance that followed. Early the next morning a weary bunch boarded the train for Fruitland Park, on the last leg of the trip. There the troupe was joined by Ed Wellington, Premier Comedian, who, owing to difficulties in the ice business, was unable to assist the Minstrel in the first pail of the trip. The show went off well, for a tired troupe, which, after fighting a fire, left for Gainesville. A glance at the program tells the tale. The Glee Club First Tenor Eli Futch G. R. Moseley W. B. Mvers H. B. McCall Second Tenor W. H. Watkins R. X. Hamilton L. Doozior W. B. Henderson W. H. Turnley First Bass Z. J. Stanley W. R. Frazier G. W. Harmony Paul Fonts B. K. Thierbach Second Bass L. C. Crofton L. Y. Dyrenforth R. C. Smalley This year the Glee Club, while still a separate organization, combined with the Greater Minstrels in order that it might take the road at the same time. Under the able direction of George DuRell Hamilton as president, and Eli Futch as manager, together with a promising bunch of voices, the Glee Club rapidly attained its old form and was intending to make its own regular concert tour. However, since two separate University teams on the same itinerary would have proved impracticable, it was thought best to combine as above mentioned. In the Minstrel second part the Glee Club rendered "0 Belle Nuit,” from Tales of Hoffman and "Carmena,” by Wilson. Miss Connor, the new director, is responsible for the attainment reached and splendid quality of music which the Glee Club offered. She also acted as accompanist. 189University of Florida Band Hasses M. A. Tucker H. M. Malloy Baritone I. . Y. Dyrenforth Tenor Drams W. R. Frasier E. Hubbard Jr. Cymbals F. 0. Spain Jr. Bass Dram 0. R. Hough Drum Corps Jerome Knauer L. P. Kitchen W. L. Mattox H. W. Shad Rudolph Ix hmeycr 0. B. Hough Cornets Robt. Swanson R. H. Griffith H. B. McCall P. E. Weimer H. E. Wood Clarinets G. I). Hamilton Stewart Shull F. L. Thompson F. L. Knowles T rom bones Howe McCormick B. E. Shull Ross Altos H. G. Redstone W. E. Robinson Tenor I). A. Storms Saxophones NT. K. Levis Earl Morrow F. L. Holland 190Mandolin Club Leader and Banjo-Mandolin V. R. Frazier Banjo W. I). Duncan C. R. Bordley Mandolins J. K. Sparkman W. L. Mattox C. M. Mann A. J. MacKav H. E. Wood Guitars S. S. Sparkman 191Orchestra L. P. Kitchen, Violin.....................-............. -.....Conductor Miss M. C. Connor...-....................................-.........Piano Rudolph Lohmeyer, Violin; C. H. Roscnbush, Violin; W. C. Duncan, Violin; N. K. Levis, Violin; L. Y. Dyrenforth, Violincello; M. A. Tucker, String Hass; G. D. Hamilton, Clarinet; D. A. Storms, Horn; F. L. Holland, Saxophone; P. E. Weimer, Cornel; R. C. Griffith, Cornet; B. E. Shull, Trombone; W. J. Knauer, Drums, Traps, Tympani, Xylophone; H. W. Shad, Librarian- 102William A. Owens Camp, Sons of Confederate Veterans, University of Florida OFFICERS K. J. McPherson .........................Commandant C. D. Gunn First Li. Commander P. I). Miles............... Second Lt. Comma E. M. Yon ... Adjutant H. F. ZETROUER ..........................Surf von GORDON Hart..............................Quartermaster C. A. Robertson .........................Chaplain IRA McAlpin .............................Treasurer W. D. Wilson.............................Color Sera cant S. A. B. Wilkinson.......................Historian ROLL Thos. B. Bird L. T. Smith W. S. Durrance G. I). Hamilton S. W. Cason C. L. Willoughby B. F. Whitner Jr. T. R. Robinson Jr. H. E. Echols H. J. Mixson G. I). Sloan G. P. Wood A. C. Jackson J. H. Harrell G. H. Dickie J. D. Howze J. R. Cowsert Sam Echols J. A. Mixson S. R. Pearson R. A. Griffith Ralph Stou tarn ire J. R. Gunn C. I. Hollingsworth C. S. Bean C. M. Mann 193Chronicle of Events 1915-1916 194Baseball practice starts with “Varsity Vet”, forty men, and Coach Wicker out to first practice. Chick Chillingworth considers entering the restaurant business down town, but finding competition rather severe, decides to abandon the idea. Band goes to Gasparilla. Pete Adams incidentally displays wonderful technique on the saxaphone. “Political Pea” Green utters inspired Phillipic versus various faculty members, systems, etc., of which he does not approve, the burden of “Pea’s” refrain being, “Me and my legislature will get you if you don’t watch out”. Many Valentine missives thrown at “Rowdy Bill,” cashier pro tern in mess hall. Some of the diners (?) banished into outer darkness. New metal waste baskets installed in the rooms of the dormitories. “Father I,ot” disposes of a half interest in “his” to Tom Buck and Rammy, garnering a quarter from each. Rameses “de-hibernates”; an infallible sign that spring is coming. “Old maids’ ball” at Burgis’ a huge success. Kid Flint and Kep (the latter becomingly disguised as an anarchist) are close rivals for first honors. Ty Cobb demonstrates the difficulties and intricacies of the steeplechase—to the detriment of his bicycle. “Rowdy Bill” wins free-for-all 5-mile cross-country run in Jax and then takes half an hour’s exercise in Y. M. C. A. gym to work up an appetite for supper. Dramatic Club from the State College presents “The Importance of Being Earnest”. Many in audience clearly see the importance. Our valiant watchman of the night, Hawkshaw, stalks an innocent bridge game. William Jennings Bryan speaks in the Tabernacle, and incidentally Gabby Knowles makes a tremendous hit with a special vocal number. Gators take two baseball games from Keewatin. Little boy “Carukus” Carruthers delivers eloquent panegvric in Mess Hall. Minstrels leave on barn-storming tour through South Florida. After many vicissitudes, minstrels reach Tampa. Rabbi Myers becomes first Yiddish initiate in the renowned order of Knights of the Bath. Midget Maul sees Mess Hall breakfast and faints away. State High School track meet a glorious success, Payne having finally consented to permit it to be completed. All aboard for Tallahassee! Father I t, mistaken by | orter for the fond father of a sleeping babe, makes explanations amidst great confusion. “Speaker” Thompson covers himself with undying fame by eloquent address to State College girls in chapel; also delivers his Special lecture on “Contracts” to Mercer Team. Debate Council holds final meeting under auspices of the League to Enforce Peace, buries the hatchet and adopts resolution to meet no more during the year. iT.'ir.fii; 195A red-letter day. Gators take double-header from Tennessee and also win Inter-Collegiate Debate from Tulane. “Doc” Crow discovers Stapleton and Jew Stein in the act of using a periscope to observe French grades on the board in his class room. Results disastrous to observers. Ty Cobb and “Bathtub” Myers go fifty-fifty on a consignment. Results: Ty beats a night’s lodging bill while the Rabbi does a Gezatsky down University avenue. Coach “Wick” takes his baseball gang for a week’s trip in Georgia and Alabama. Senior exams start. Remembering the old adage that “There’s many a slip ’twixt the cup and the lip”, the near alumni sentence themselves to a couple of weeks of hard labor. “There ain’t no tollin’ ”. The Campus Pines at Night Ye landmarks lofty, towering towards the stars, Ye guardians watching o’er a world asleep, What would I give to know the thoughts ye think So secretly? The tales that ye could tell, if ye but would, Of haughty Spaniard, or of Seminole Who walked beneath the moon with her he loved, And plighted troth with ye alone to see! But ye will not. Your voice, now, as the fragrant summer’s breeze Wanders from broad Atlantic, or the Gulf, Is tender as a mother’s lullaby To sleeping babe. But when the wintry messengers of the north Swept down to sear you with their icy breath, I’ve heard ye speak a firmer, stronger note, A self-reliant note of grim defiance, Or was ’t contempt? I wonder; can it l e that ye arc here To shame me with your gentle tenderness That yet is strong, whene’er the need shall rise, As twisted steel? Or are ye fingers, pointing to the sky, To teach that growing-upwards is the way To perfect strength: and that to be upright Is to secure one’s self from every stress? 1 wonder. —H. 196i 197CASH CAPITAL, .... $200,000.00 SURPLUS AND PROMTS, - 40,000.00 (6wt nest 1lli?, JKlmitm. x ' r? rH' r t VP C0 ontc |3anfe Qon’ts DON’T overdraw your account; overdrafts are illegal. DON’T promise to do more than you arc certain you can do. DON’T make a practice of waiting until after hanking hours to do your banking business. DON’T endorse a note unless you expert to pay it should the maker fail to do so. DON'T wait until your note is pa due before giving it attention. DON’T ask for more than you are reasonably entitled to. Your banker hates to refuse you. 5 DON’T become offended if you are asked to pay a note. It is a bank’s privilege to ask payment of its notes when they are due. TOTAL RESOURCES OVER $1,200,000.00 MEMBER FEDERAL RESERVE BANK ATLANTA 198A Good Man in 111 Fitting Clothes Is Like a Badly Bound Hymn Book. If you’re hard to please and just as hard to fit Put it up to us and we’ll not say nit. We’ve got the goods and the courage to say If your suit don’t please, just say nay. At the prices we offer you can get something nifty — We have them at eighteen, then up to fifty IN THE GLOBE TAILORING CO. OF CINCINNATI Needle Moulded, tailored to your individual measure mcr chandisc at Burnett THE Clothier’s UNIVERSITY CLUB FOR GOOD THINGS TO HAT. Short Orders and Regular Meals Cold Drinks —Tobacco Loafing Place for the “Bunch” 199Ideal Fertilizers For a quarter century Ideal Fertilizers have produced best crops with the biggest profit. Today, as heretofore, we give you the best combinations of plant food possible. RIGHT SOURCES PERFECT BLENDS RIGHT PROPORTIONS SPRAY PUMPS - INSECTICIDES The needs of the Florida grower fully supplied. Complete directions given for control of all crop troubles. Write to us. Wilson Toomer Fertilizer Co. Manufacturers of Ideal Fertilizers JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA 200THE WHITE HOUSE GAINESVILLE X FLORIDA A Modern, Comfortable, Home-Like Hotel Our large, attractive (lining hall, with its staff of capable officers, affords every opportunity for the correct presentation and management of all social eii tertain men ts. Plan to make The White House your home next year S. Ogden Chadwick Manager The Alachua RESTAURANT and LUNCH ROOM FOR LADIES AND GENTLEMEN REGULAR MEALS AND A LA CARTE SERVICE AT ALL HOURS FIRST CLASS KITCHEN Owned and Operated by a University Student Matta Block from Atlantic Coast Lino Depot Telephone SO7 GAINESVILLE, FLORIDA 201202CONCERNING SATISFACTION An important feature of the policy that governs our jftore is the fact that entire and complete satisfaction is assured with every purchase made of us. If anything that you buy here does not measure up to your expectations, we willingly and frankly make whatever reparation we can. There is no argument about it. There is no attempt made to persuade you that you are in the wrong. Your word is the final evidence in the matter the only evidence that we take. We try in every way to prevent the dissatisfaction of our customers. We carry only such goods as we can guarantee. But mistakes will happen—errors will be made—and we want to be held responsible for them and to “make good” if anything you buy here fails to. WILSON COMPANY Gainesville’s Popular Dry Goods House The Thomas Company Incorporated Wholesale and Retail Hardware, Implements, Seed, Mill Supplies Gainesville, Fla. 203A Florida Printing Office With A Reputation To Maintain 0 Not so much paper, ink and type—but SERVICE as well. A careful consideration of the use to which the product is to he put, should govern the quality of materials and workmanship. Our knowledge of vour needs and our ability to advise on all matters of printing and direct-by-mail advertising, is your assurance of getting the best at an equitable price. WE ARE ESPECIALLY EQUIPPED FOR THE PRODUCTION OF FINE STATIONERY AND HIGH GRADE CATALOG AND BOOKLET WORK All inquiries have prompt and careful consideration. Pepper Publishing Printing Company • • • • 201 GAINESVILLE FLORIDAW. S. DORSET (0. Janies (taut, Jr. MEN'S and WOMEN'S FINE SHOES EVERYTHING IN Agent for Net tic ton and Howard and GROCERIES Foster Shoes For goodness sake drink Dorsey’s Delight Coffee The popularity of these shoes is attributed io the fact that they contain everything new that’s good North Side Square Gainesville, Fla. South Side Square GAINESVILLE, FLORI DA USE FERTILIZERS Diamon ds Si i .v i :i w a r k Fink China Watches Cut Glass £. f). Coles Son FROM THE jewelers and STANDARD Opticians FERTILIZER Special Attention to Jewelry Manufacturing COMPANY Watch Repairing and Lens Grinding 110 E. University Ave. GAINESVILLE, FLORIDA GAINESVILLE, FLA. 205Alachua County Abstract Co. B. R. COLSON President FLORIDA LAND TITLES Thoroughly Investigated Land Title Building - - Gainesville, Florida This Cut showing a section of our Athletk Aoods department gives you an idea of how well wc arc p repared to handle promplly all your orders in this line. Stationers. Engravers. Booksellers. Olfkt Outfitters. Eastman Kodak Agency. Florida Agents SPALOIHCS ATHLETIC GOODS. 45-49 W. Bay St., Jacksonville, Fla. 206Seeds - Seeds tflarable’s Studio We carry all ihc leading varieties of Farm, Field and Garden Seed that have been tested and known to be adapted to this soil and climate. Law Exchange Building Rome and Studio Portraiture Complete stock of Grain, Poultry Feed and Supplies, Incubators, Ktc. high Grade enlargements N rite for our illustrated catalogue and weekly price list. Oldest establishes! and largest seed house in Florida. OFFICIAL PHOTOGRAPHER FOR THIS PUBLICATION €. JL Itlariin Seed Co. 206 E. Bay Street JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA €. R. Iflarable Presentation Pieces, Loving Cups and Trophies Greenlcaf Crosby Company invite the attention of clubs and committees in search of appropriate prizes, championship or presen tation piece to the magnitude of their stock of loving cups and articles appropriate. Marvin s College aiul School Emblems Class Pins and Kings (iil't (living Goods Greenleaf $ Crosby Co. Jewelers and Importers 41 West Bay Street Jacksonville, Florida 207Gainesville National Bank Gainesville, Florida IN OUR OWN BUILDING Corner University Avc. and West Main Street Capital ✓ ✓ S200.000.00 Surplus and Profits 30,000.00 ONE Of THE STRONGEST BANKS IN THE STATE Our Strength Your Protection W. It. THOMAS. ftrmMmi J. B. PA1XJKTT. YUrPmidtnt M. II. DkPASS. V'ter IWintrnt W. It. STECKBRT. Vice hnUaM W. B. TAYLOR. Yke Prrtidnt „m4 CfainiMN E. I). TURNER. II. P. ROBINSON. Au'i CmAitr Yours MILLS The Florist Incorporated The Home of Flowers Jacksonville, Florida 208 OTTO F. STOCK TAILOR Opposite Fire Station Alteration, Pressing Repairing Sec Mv Special Line of SI 5.00 Suits All Work Called for and Delivered Phone 354Burkhim Says POPULAR GOODS AT POPULAR PRICES King Quality Shoes L. J. BURKHIM West Side Square Gainesville, Florida Did You Know? Language Hall, Peabody College Building, Agricultural College Building, Thomas Hall, Buckman Hall, Experiment Station, Law College Building, Were all equipped with the Modern Furniture they contain by Cbc Gainesville furniture Company Agents for Globe-Wernicke Hook Cases and Filing Devices, Vidor Talking Machines, and many more nationally advertised lines. 209We Believe in Young Men and are disposed to help financially those with character and ability Florida National Bank of Jacksonville Resources Over $7,000,000.00 SEABOARD AIR LINE RY. THE PROGRESSIVE RAILWAY OF THE SOUTH WE APPRECIATE ALL BUSINESS WE GET FROM THE UNIVERSITY OR FROM GAINESVILLE AND A R E TRYING TO DESERVE IT. G. Z. Phillips Assistant General Passenger Agent JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA 210Florida State College for Women Tallahassee An Institution of the First Rank Supported l v the State for the Liberal and Professional Education of Young Women 1. College of Arts nnvl Sciences offering thorough courses leading lo the B.A. and B.S. degrees. 2. Normal School offering the following courses: (I) Teacher’s Course, leading to the degree of Licentiate of Instruction. «2 Primary Course, leading to the degree of Licentiate of Instruction. (3) Kindergarten Course, leading to the degree of Licentiate of Instruction. (4) General Review Course, intended for those who wish to prepare for teaching, but who cannot meet the requirements of the Teacher’s Course. (5) Course for Senior High School Graduates of two years, leading to the degree of Licentiate of Instruction. NOTE—Graduates of the Normal School can enter the College of Arts and Sciences as Juniors, and pursue courses leading to the B.A. or B.S. degree. 3. School of Music offering courses leading to a certificate and the B. M. degree. I. School of Art offering courses leading to a Certificate in Art. 5. School of Expression offering courses leading to a Certificate in Expression. 0. Extension Division. (Lectures and demonstrations Indore Woman’s Clubs, and lrcfore the women at Farmers’ Institutes, Girls’ Tomato Clubs, Lecture Bureau, etc.) 7. Graduate School offering courses leading lo the M.A. and M.S. degrees. Four years of successful high-school work arc required for admission to the Freshman class of the College of Arts and Sciences and to the Schools of Music, Art, and Expression. Graduates from two-year high schools can enter the Sub-Collegiate or the Freshman Normal class. Those who have completed the eighth grade and wish to prepare for teaching immediately, may enter the General Review Course. Tuition free in College and Normal School. For further information, write EDWARD CON RADI. President Tullahusscc, Florida 211BAIRD HARDWARE CO. Headquarters for Athletic Goods Kodaks and Supplies West Side of Square THE HOUSE OF QUALITY Diamond Ice Co. Manufacturers of P jre Crystal Ice Cold Storage in Connection Gainesville. Florida. THE UN I VERS1TY Order PHARMACY A. Enslinger, Prop. Butternut The Pknsi.ak Stork Cor. W. University Avc. ami Carden Si. Cainesvillc, Florida. Bread 212CASH CAPITAL 550,000.00 The Phifer State Bank A Conservative Bank Owned by Home People WE WANT YOUR BUSINESS PORTER’S Invites all University Students to make their Headquarters with them when in Jacksonville ortcr Clothing Co. Bjy jnd Laura Streets Jacksonville, Fla. SHOES H 0 E II B. M. TENCH Gainesville Q E SHOES 213Hotel Seminole Jacksonville — — Florida’s Most Popular Hotel Absolutely Fireproof European Exclusively J. B. POUND CHAS. G. DAY President Manager STUDENTS U op F TAMPA AT LARGE and especially ourselves are proud of your Institution, not only of the educational advantages, but also of the splendid reputation made by your various Athletic Teams. WK HAVE ALSO MADE A REPUTATION by selling the Highest Grade Athletic Goods Made Reach Baseball Goods Reach Basketball Goods Reach Football Goods Wright Ditson Tennis and Golf Goods Knight 8c Wall Co. TFALMAPA 214 A State University of High Standard . Banking with line l.atgetl anil Beal I'lti rnllici of ihr North and F.n l. A Faculty of the llioadrti Scholarship and Mint Thoro Training from the leading l'niver»iile% of America and F.urope. 1. The College of Arts iittd ScIcilCCHoffer excellent adN4nl»j..% for a llt'rral education and confers the decreet of B.A. and B.S. 2. The Collette of Agriculture provides superior advantage for instruction and training in the various branches of agriculture, and confers the degree of B. S. A. many short courses offered. 3. The College of t.nginccring affords the very best technological training in civil, electrical and mechanical engineering, leading to appropriate Bachelor's degree in engineering. 4. The College of law—the be»t in the country for future practitioner of Florida. The degree of LI..B. conferred by this college admit to the bar w ithout further examination. 5. The Teachers ' College confer the degree of B.S. and B.A. in philo opliy and education and provides normal training for those dt-tiring to enter an department of the public school serv ice. Slate certificates are granted to Normal School and Teachers College graduate w ithout further examination. The leading teachers'college in this ter rilory. IW.OO gift from the I'cabody Board for the building occupied by this College. II. The Graduate School offer course leading to the degree of Matter of Art and Master of Science. 7. The Agricultural F xperitncnt Station for agricultural research. H. The Inlvcrulty Extension Division. (Farmers' Institute . Ho) ' and Girls' Corn and Tomato Club . Correspondence Courses, l.eclure Bureau, etc.) Fifteen (IS) “Carnegie' units, or four full year of successful high school work required (or admission to Freshman clast. For catalog or further information address REGISTRAR, UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA GAINESVILLE 215THE (HAS. H. ELLIOTT COMPANY The largest College Engraving House in ihe World. COMMENCEMENT INVITATIONS CLASS DAY PROGRAMS CLASS PINS Invitation Min u« l.catlier l)ino ('wi anil Cover lutct nil v ■ml Inteti fof Annual i'nlrraity anti Qlu Stationery Wedding Invitations and Calling Cards WORKS—I7ih STRKET and LKIIIGII AVENUE, Philadelphia, Pa. JOE HUNTER WEST REAL ESTATE Special aiieniion to out-of-town inquiries 208-10 West Building JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA Keystone Clothing Company ;: § is l t"uOF J1RU1 Jacksonville, Florida Correct Dress for Men K. A Y. follur nml ShirlM l ll«M l| i lIlKicr.) GILREATH’S QUICK LUNCH W. P. GILPEA TH V. L SHARKEY Proprietors “THE GOOD ONE’ Be thjnkful for Gilresth's famous coffee 22J'225 West Buy Street JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA 216fiartsfield Grocery go. WHOLESALE GROCERS Gainesville florida (lean. Strong Progressive Over $38,000,000 in force IS YOUR Life INSIRfD? The only Company in Florida usinx Gainesville as headquarters. Ollicc: Second l;loor, Dutton Bank Building. Telephone 513. Inter-Southern Life Insurance Company Louisville, Ky. M M. Pakmimi Stair M a racer J, ms u. Dotin' Sanitary « Barber Shop TONSORfAL ARTISTS Of 11 it P i r s I Cl u s s 4ft Special attention to University Students Graham Hotel Gainesville, Tlorida 217Remember Success is like the cat with nine lives. It never says die. Remember Success means brains. Brains are like fresh country butter, there is some demand. Remember Success doesn’t consist in never making blunders, but in never making the same blunder twice. Remember Success means to keep your eyes off your toes, and set your face toward the goal. Remember Success isn’t a ladder that’s hard to climb, if you don’t go to sleep and let some more worthy man’ shake you loose. Remember Success when she knocks once skins her knuckles and doesn’t repeat the call. Take advantage of your opportunities. Remember From the neck down a man is worth about $1.50 per day; from the neck up your worth is proved by the advantage you take of vour opportunities. Remember To grab time by the forelock and hang his scalp to your belt, and you will be the horns of the cow and not the tail. Leadership spells success. Remember Burnett THE Clothier Campus Togs for Campus Men 218Aragon Hotel American Plan Extensive Improvements Special attention to University of Florida Students and Alumni A. A. LANG1IORNE, Manager Forsyth and Julia Streets Jacksonville, Fla. ■ L - Lumber 11 L .k. ord Manufacturing Company J. H. ALDERMAN, Agent ,W n ti iifn c 1 ii re r t of Flooring Ceiling Siding Finish Moulding Doors GARAGE Complete house Bills A Specialty Good Year Tires 219The Flower of the University Restaurant Short Orders or Regular Meals, at Weekly or Monthly Rates SERVICE COMFORT CUISINE Cigars, Tobacco and Candies All Kinds of Stationery Ice Cream and Soda Opposite Campus Alex. Francisco, Prop. Geo. P. Morris W. A. Shands Gainesville, Fla. am All kinds of rrI Insurance V and Bonds UM General Agent STATE LIFE INSURANCE CO. Gainesville, Fla. Indianapolis. Ind. 220WINDSOR HOTEL Jacksonville’s largest, Florida’s finest all year-round hotel. Facing beautiful Hemming Park. Service — Atmospheres — Comfort — Cuisine ROBT. R. MEYER, Proprietor J. E. KAVANAUGH, Manager Standard Crate Co. E. J. Baird, Manager Dealers in Rough and Dressed Yellow Pine Lumber All Kinds of Veneering, Baskets and Carriers General Merchandise Telephone so Gainesville, Fla. 221Jordan and Company INSURANCE Representing OLDEST AND STRONGEST Companies The Oldest and Largest Insurance Agency in Alachua County Gainesville, Florida Eyrie theatre A. R. HARPER Proprietor digb Class Tea tun Pictures Cool Comfortable Convenient Catering especially to University Students main Street near Post Office Balnesollk. Tla. J. W McCollum (o. K J- Riles Druggists Jeweler " the Hex all Store99 College and fraternity Collet Articles, Perfumes, Stationery Cigars and Cebacco Invitations Oisiting Cards Agents Clgglft’s and llorris Candy Opera House Block, corner East ===== Main and Union Streets Street Phone 141 Jacksonville, Tla. 222Atlantic Coast Line Railroad "The Standard Railroad of the South" | 138 West Bay Street, Jacksonville Offices: - ' Hillsboro Hotel, Tampa A. W. FRITOT, D. P. A. JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA Che first national Bank A Well-Founded, Progressive Institution Assuring its customers ample resources and the most efficient service Capital - --- $100,000.00 Surplus and Profits - 100,000.00 Oldest Bank in Central Florida Your Account, whether large or small, is solicited. A% Interest, Compounded Quarterly, Paid on Time Deposits OFFICERS: H. E. Taylor, President E. Baird, Vice President Lee Graham, Cashier V. R. McKinstry, Ass’t Cashier 223ENGRAVING CC'CIPANY CHICAGO jv aRers of ' Q‘"fy A Ues Qns and HI at os for College and Hfh School 'Annuals° ° BRANCH OFFICES ATLANTA COLUMBUS- DAVENPORT DES MOINES MINNEAPOLIS SO BEND 221

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