University of Maryland College Park - Terrapin / Reveille Yearbook (College Park, MD)

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NOTE TO THE READER The paper in this volume is brittle or the inner margins are extremely narrow. We have bound or rebound the volume utilizing the best means possible. PLEASE HANDLE WITH CARE General Booicbinding Co., Chesterland. Ohio clhiLU y t e [fidr; liain rl uirtemlMir li (S®diii ' a a ¥®a P3MIIE 3SII] Ikix -tB m. Sl te asi C!3:t3Cj3[t]Ct] ( a The spirit still in us lingers And it ' s hard for us to part, But a hand is beck ' ning, beck ' ning, Like the throbbing of a heart. Tis the hand of Fate that calls us From out the future years And it bids us to hurry, hurry. To shed not useless tears. But where is he among us Whose heart is now so cold That he will hurry onward. As once he boasted bold? He ' s missing from our roster ; For a tear drop dims his eye — ■ Yes, he loves his Alma Alater When he bids her now good-bye. Ah, friends, though we may wander The world around and ' round Forever will this campus Be to us a hallowed ground. And our spirits will ever hover In darkness o ' er these walls And ou r footsteps, though in silence. Shall forever tread these halls. The liditor. 309792 AGRlC,ULTuHE m- T : .. 77 ;:-AVc£%v- .- ■■ v : ' ■■ ' S , r -- ■ - • ' ' v L ' jjAr e KOO ■ %iSI 4 3t ' BOAR5 OF- EoiTOWS. iS r cS7 i S- ' - ' g ' X : 2ii fe ry---- ( 7rr® 5 Vy ' -r .-y,S:-y k ..- -- m4 • . ; %, ..V »..L..Y A -l - . X. - ' :4 X " )[ !: k r Tj- • ' • - J3 ?ocv 1916 --Reveille. T© W woMm mr Wi Isd. MmMsms 1 11 n CALVERT HALL IN WINTER AND SUMMER Wa ite- Anspon S: Wr. ! 77 7B2Z U [ry T7:77 ;. - ■■ ■ ' •S Z- -r -:. ' 4B 7Z7 Ei2EF - ' - y ■ ' ♦ 4 f I I ♦ 4 G O those of you who love us and to those of you who love us not, to you all — (Greeting. Once again, the forty-fifth time in our Alma Mater ' s historv, a Class has hided its day beneath these i)ortals and is now severing the bonds of comi)anionship. to dis])erse — we kn.ow not whither. Insignificant ma - be the iiroi)ortion of one to forty-five, but even as one little grain of sand glistens among thousands on a sunny beach we would gleam forth to the world ' s eyes today, for this day means nuich to us indeed. Look herein, and you will find upon the leaves of this little voluiue that which we hoi)e may serve to mark our trail — to depict our " Footi)rints on the sands of time " — while here we dwelt four bright and happy years. Good-bve. t 1 5 7 10 W ' ,y £ 7 y- c , -cr- ■■■ ' . TTa C ' . G ' n! -- ■■ - U (iffir ra an faculty nf SInatrurttntt H. J. Patterson, Sc.D. President R. W. SvLVKSTi R. LL.D President Bnieritits, Librarian Thomas H. SpKncE, A.M. Vice-President, Professor of Languages H. B. McDoNNKLL, M.S., M.D., Dean of Division of Applied Science, Professor of Chemistry W. T. L. Taliaferro, A.B. Dean of Division of Agricuilnre, Professor of Agronomy Henry T. Harrison, A.M. Secretary of the Faculty, Professor of AhitJienmfics Samuel S. Buckley, I.S., D.V.S. Professor of Veterinary Science Franklin B. BombercEk, B.S., A.M. Dean of Division of Rural Economics and Sociology, Professor of Economics, Political Science and History Charles S. Richardson, A.M. Professor of English and Public Speaking J. B. S. Norton. : I.S. Professor of Botany and Vegetable Pathology T. B. Symons, M.S. Dean of Division of Horticulture, Professor of Entomology Harry GwinnEr, M.E. Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Drazving, Superintend- ent of Shops and Repairs 12 ■ ' O . ' S _ ■. . .yi ' vF | ' - :,: V f ' lA i ■ --Vr ■ VMl - ' r r- My, A T P X. ' ' •P ' y ' h ' - U ' -S- " -v (©fiirrra aub iFurulty of 3lnatrurtton— Continued T. H. Taliafkkro, C.E., Ph.D. Dcaii of Diz ' isioii of Engineering, Professor of Civil Engineering Myron CrKEsK, B.S., E.E. Professor of Electrical Engineering and Physics Hkrman BkckKnstratkr, M.S. Professor of Pouiologv J. E. AIetzger, B.S. Professor of Agricultural Education G. T. EvKriCTT, First Lieut. 24th Infantry Commandant, Professor of Military Science and Tactics R. H. Ruffnivr, B.S. Professor of Animal Husbandry L. B. Broughton, M.S. Professor of Analytical Chemistry E. N. Cory. M.S. Professor of Zoology Roy H. Waitk, B.S. Lecturer Poultry F. W. BfslKy, A.B., Al.F. Lecturer on Forestry H. L. Crisp Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering B. W. Anspon, B.S. (H. and F.) Associate Professor of Floriculture and Landscape Gardening R. C. Rosic, B. S. Associate Professor of Botaiiy E. F. Stoddard, B.S. Association Professor of I ' egetable Culture 13 V M H OP. ..- . V. ¥ - . ..■. -. . |. c-.,; ■y ' A ■■■■ ' rf - Yr -r ' . ©ffirfra anb iFarultit nf 3lttHtrurttnn— Concluded H. C. BvRD, B.S. Director of Physical Culture, Instructor in English Hkrbkrt J. WiiiTt;, B.S. Instructor in Cheniistr N. R. Warthen, B.S. Instructor in Mechanical Encjineerinq G. P. Springer. B.S. Instructor in Civil Engineering and Mathematics A. C. Stanton, B.S., A.M. Instructor in Animal Husbandr L. J. HoDC.iNS. B.S. Instructor in Electrical Engineering and Physics J. R. Christti B.S. Instructor in Zoology and Entomology S. C. Dknnis, B.S. Instructor in Bacteriology G. J. SCIIULTZ Instructor in Languages and English O. C. Bruck, B.S. Instructor in Agronomy Alrivrt White, B.S. Instructor in Vegetable Culture C. L. Strohini Instructor of Band 14 r j;CiV Z2l2i2d .c -.;,,,, ,,-, , : : Alumtti AsHDrtatton office:rs R. U. PiNDRLi. President E. P. ViKTCii y ice-President Ri-ruKN Rkic.ham Secretarv-Treasurer W. D. Groff J. P. Grason Executive Committee Athletic Board W. W. SkinnFr WiiLLSTooD White 5I0 (§ur Alumni C31d boy, are those gray hairs I see, Or do the lights deceive. And falsely have my eyes behold A thing I can ' t believe? I know I ' m wrong, but brother, stop ! Discard your worldly ways For one fleet hour, and hark ye back To live in other days. In those old days of college life You never shall forget, And think you on one truth that is Your college loves you yet. Well do I know that you recall A lad who left his home And traveled here to live beneath The shelter of this dome. And mind you of his timid look When in a Freshman ' s role That meeting of the " rats " was held — His first step toward the goal? And then how on the football field He watched his team ' s first game. And how th-ere swelled up in his heart A something hard to name? 15 Xow once again the scene is changed, You hear his jolly shout, As in the Sophomore ' s gay garb He sends his challenge out. Then on to Junior ' s happy days You see him, debonair. And hear ' mid dance and pleasure gay His laughter on the air. At last a Senior you behold. With all a Senior ' s pride. But waiting to emliark his raft Upon the ocean ' s tide. Perhaps your heart still may desire To live again that day. But well you know that for us all There comes but once life ' s May. So treat them kindly, Ijrother boy, They ' ll come to you no more. Those Freshman, Junior, Senior years. Or the years of Sophomore. But still on you your college looks. As year piles up on year ; Your life, though you are long since gone, Still holds its impress here. Still do we praise you in our songs And mark each noble deed — Our lives ye mold, as now we reap The harvest of your seed. Today we are the children of The mother you once knew. And we must con those dear old tasks That once were conned by you. Our mother longs for you, big boy. She ' s proud of each good deed ; Where e ' er you go. what e ' er your fate, She wishes you God-speed. So come back just this once in dreams And tread this dear old hall. So that your Alma Mater ' s heart May feel your footsteps fall. L ' Envoi Dream on, old boy, dream on tonight — There ' s a vacancy back here That you may fill again tonight By the gift of just one tear. The Editor. m WHKRK Fi; ENTER -■(irV-.,n. l „ . ' K.E.Smittv Tlicn here ' s to those fellozvs. Those jolly good fellows — Tliey number some tzventy or more — • Who have dropped from our Class; Come! JVe ' ll each drain a glass. And cherish their na)nes evermore. Balk AM Henry jMillkr Chisolm Joy .AIORRIS, W. G. DOLKMAN KOHN RUFE DONNKT Krauk Skgar Eddv LeppKr Sharp Edli man LOOMIS Smith, H. Gati-s AIcBrian Spiro GOLDBf.RG McBuRNEY Tayman 18 Senior THE MORNING MAIL THE MORNING MAIL 2 4) 2 WHITNEY J. AITCHESOX, Laurel, Md. Animal Husdaxdrv Frcshiiian — Class Sergeant-at-Arms ; " M " Football; " ] i ■ Track. . ' iupliouiore — Class Sergeant-at-Arms; " M " Football; " ' M " Track; Corporal Company C. Junior — Class Treasurer; " M " Football; " M " Track; Sergeant ; Treasurer Y. M. C. A. ; President Dairy Club; Sergeant-at-Arms Morrill Literary Society. Senior — Class Treasurer; " L " Football; " M " Track; First Lieutenant Company C ; Chairman Bible Study ; President Agricultural Club; Chairman Floor Commit- tee Rossbourgh ; Treasurer Thh Reveille. ' . ' His doctor ' s pills cure all ills. " Christian Science, F h e Classes, decorating the auditorium, and heing hrst assistant post- master of College Park are his principal occupa- tions. In season he plays football, sets up new track records, milks cows and studies " eco- nomics. " Cheerftil grin continuous, as is pompa- dour hair. ROBERT S. BAIXS, Washington, D. C. rAL Hrsii.wDRV Junior — Track Team; Sergeant. Senior — Track Team. " love ihc ladies. ' ' " Nora " is our naturalist. He takes long trips into the wilds, armed with axe and climbers, in quest of birds ' eggs and solitude. He will enter- tain you for hours with tales of my.sterious ad- venture and narrow matrimonial escapes. Is e.xtremely popular ( ? ) with the opposite sex, who are ])art]y the cause of his trips into the forests — self-defense. He belongs to the Union that does not beHeve in work after six o ' clock — in the morninsf. 2 4) 2 24 ■ y ' t ■r pT :vy . 7 V:f m V - " ' c 7 r II LESLIE E. BOPST, Frederick, Md. Chemistry Sophomore — Member Basket Ball Team; JVIemher Basel)all Squad. Junior — Secretary- Treasurer Frederick County Club; Sergeant Company A; Member Baseball Team ; Senior — First Lieutenant Company A ; Vice- I ' resident Poe Literary Society ; Vice-President Bible Class ; Member Baseball Squad. " Greater men liave lix ' ed than I — ' doubt it. " " Les, " the boy with the coiiTure, known by the chemists as " Curley head by peroxy, " has a large ego and affects the walk of a genius, but there all signs end. A fairly good student is he when absorbed in working on his masterpiece, " The Search for a Waist Line. " JOHN D. BOWLING, Upper Marlboro, Md. Chemistrv SopJiomorc — Corporal Company A ; Member Chem- ical Society. Junior — Sergeant Company B. Senior — ' ice-President Chemical Societ ' . " Iiiiioceiiee Abroad ' " " Johnnv " has a greater affinity for develop- ment than for his professed love, chemistry. His l)landness of countenance is his chief stock in trade — that saintly countenance which you ' d hardly associate with water bags and mysterious thundering bumps after lights. Looks self-satis- lied, too, doesn ' t he? Here ' s one from Uncle Johnny : " There are enough serious things in life now without considering yourself one of tlicm. Desist! " r II 25 2 2 JAMES BRADLEY, L onacoiiing, Md. Chemistry Sophomore — Minstrel Troupe ; Basket Ball Squad. Junior — Battalion Quartermaster Sergeant. Senior — First Lieutenant and Quartermaster ; Lacrosse Squad. " A little nonsense now and then Is xveleonied by the best of men. ' " Jim, " he of the " Don ' t josh the king " fame, has one faihng. He is continually making his fond parents spend many good sheckles sending special deliveries to his Dean begging that he cease impairing " Jim ' s " health by making him overstudy. Periods of gloom are prone to come upon him after mysterious missives from Hyatts- ville. He is specializing in Chapel, Drill and Oratorv. WILLIAM A. BROCKWELL, Washiiigton, D. C. Agricultural Education Junior — Baseball Squad. Senior — Athletic Editor ThI ' Reveille ; Class Historian ; Alumni Debate. " Here ' s to love and unity, dark eorners and opportunity " " Isn ' t it strange that such an unusually bright boy can make of himself such a perfect fool? " observed a certain young lady a short time ago. She was unfortunate enough to occupy a seat just in front of " Brock " when the two were attending high school together. Indeed, this re- mark discribes our tall, handsome, eccentric " Bill " to the proverbial T. As for the social side of " Brock ' s " career, little can be said about him prior to his debut into Hyattsville Saturdav night society, where he seems to have been lion- ized by the elite of that " burg " and other adjoin- ing centers of population. However, his occa- sional splurges seem not to have wholly demoral- ized him, for he still manages to lead his Class with the ease and grace you would expect from a casual glance at his onery " mug. " r n 26 K A LESLIE E. BURLINGAME, Washington, D. C. Horticulture " A man of parts " " Burly " entered M. A. C. in the fall of 1913. Ever since that memorable date he has consist- ently attended classes once or twice a week. If he can get through life as easy in the future as in the past he deserves our increased adjniration and best wishes. Without joking, though, " Burly " is a fine fellow and through his pleasant geniality and courtesy has accjuired a large circle of friends. STANLEY E. DAY, Baltimore, Md. Animal Husbandry freshman — " AI " Basket Ball. Soplioinorc — " M " Foot- ball ; Corporal Company C. Junior — Athletic Editor Weekly; Vice-President Y. M. C. A.; Assistant Man- ager Baseball Team. Senior — Manager Baseball Team. ' ' Please go ' zvay an ' let nic sleep. " Stanley is a National authority on the " Sleep- ing Sickness. " He can raise more roughhouse than any two men in college. The derivation of his name is well known to " rats " : " Stan, " from the laltese, meaning " humpty " (to stand on end) ; and " ley, " from the Irish, meaning ■ ' dum]:)ty " (bed). Or " Humpty Dumpty, " svnonvm " To stand a bed off its legs. " r n 27 LEWIS AV. ERDMAX, Baltimore, Md. iVxi.MAL HUSBAXDRV SoMiomorc — Corporal Class Secretary. Junior — Sergeant. Senior- ' s. ' S, " Trip it merrily as yon go On tlie light, fantastic toe. " ■ ' ] Iike " never misses a class, at least those classes which do not conflict with the trolley schedule to Beltsville. He was as bashful as a sweet tiger lily, but when he got started he cer- tainly was a lil ' tiger. He thinks that little boys should be seen and not heard. Work and week- end trips are his philosophy of life. BUKTOX A. FORD, Baltimore City. A.M.MAL Husbandry Sophomore — Corporal: Business Manager Minstrel Show ; President Musical Club ; Captain Tennis Team. Junior — Captain Tennis Team ; Member Maryland Stock Judging Team at Chicago. Senior — Captain and Man- ager Tennis Team ; Business Manager The Reveille ; Chairman Music Committee Rossbourg Club; President Baltimore County Club. " I -c ' ould haz ' e Justice rendered unio me. " " B. A. " set a standard early in his days, TJiat classes should never interfere n ' ith business. He has lived u]) to it to such an extent that some of his ■■ Profs " have vet to become acquainted. He dotes on Military Science, Absolute Rule of Kmsfs and " Aly Thesis. " 2 $ 2 28 2 I 2 KENNETH GRACE, Eastoii, Md. HORTICULTL ' KI ' ; Freshman — Captain and Manager Track. Sophuiiiurc — Captain Track Team; Students ' Conference Commit- tee: Corporal Junior — Captain Track; Assistant Man- ager Footljall ; Sergeant ; Secretary Student Assembly. Senior — Captain Track; President Athletic Association; Class A ' ice-President : Thk RkvKillk Board; Apple Judging Team at Baltimore; Manager Footliall Team. " The sill lies ill ( cffiiu caiK lit. " " Hist, Alaties ! Heave to! I i)erceived a freezer of ice cream wending its way into Boo- lioo ' s cellar. jMethinks the King will organize an expedition. " ' The fame of his deeds has traveled unto the ends of the Discipline Committee, but they hated to turn him loose where he could get with Fritz. His specialty is " Dutch, " " literally and fiffurativelv. GEORGE R. D. GRAY, I ' l ' ince Frederick, Md. Mechanical Engi nekri ng SopJioniorc — Corporal Company B. Junior — Treas- urer Morrill Literary Society; Sergeant-Major of the Battalion; Assistant Business Manager Weekly. Senior — Treasurer Rossbourg Club; President Engineering- Society ; Treasurer Poe Literary Society ; Assistant Business Manager The RevEjlle ; Proctor; First Lieu- tenant and Adjutant of the Battalion. " May cz ' ery hair of your head be as a sliiuiiu candle to light you to glory. ' ' It is most fitting that we take this oppfjrtunit to present to " Georgie " the honor of being the largest }oung man of the Class of ' 16. Con- gratulations to the man who is as tall as he and who can carry himself as gracefully. " (leorgie " secretly laid plans for his future, but he is sadly mistaken if he thinks we fail to comprehend his ambitions. Our first glance at this grandilo- quent youth instantly i)ortrays the fact that he is alreadv a " rising- son. " K A 29 •V 7 V-X x; ' " c5;vr rtr:-r ' S ' : S. E. GKIFFIX, Highland, Md. Mechaxical Engineering Senior — Vice-President Howard County Club. " Did I request Tliee, Maker, from iiiy clay to mold I lie man? " This is " Stiff. " In the fall of ' thirteen he used up the other end of his round-trip ticket and came back to us. This time he landed in the Class of ' 16. Let the music be recreative. We hear of great men, genius of variety, but what have we here? What variety, I mean, is this? What sign of genius does he bear? Wisdom and youth are seldom joined in one. Time ' s gradual touch has moulded into beauty many a tower. " Oh, " Stiff ' ! ' thou art both beautiful and wise. " His favorite occupation is Annapolis. His hobby is Annapolis. His sole existence is Annapolis. An- napolis, Annapolis! A-napolis ! May " Stiff " and nnapolis some day become reconciled. EDWARD K. HIXDMAX, Port Deposit, Md. Electrical Engineering Freshman — " M " Football. Sophomore — " M " Foot- ball ; Corporal Company A ; Class Sergeant-at-Arms. Junior — " M " Football ; Vice-President Engineering So- ciety ; Sergeant-at-Arms Literary Society. Senior — Cap- tain Football Team ; Vice-President Engineering So- ciety. " The Irisli, tlie Je7clsh, tJie Diitcli — tJie greatest of these, the Dutch. " The lad with the Mona Lisa grin, " Heine, " does not patronize home markets, having import- ed a lady for the Junior Prom. When the ladies are absent " Eddie " can use the strongest, most original and most picturesque language of any man in school. He is all that you could ask for in the human line even though he does use ])rohibition hair tonic. r n 30 My T ' ;-i23. • - ) = - yniV.-:. ' 7 --)i ' 2 $ 2 EDWARD G. KXATZ, Owiiigs Mills, iVId. Animal Husbandry Sophomore — Corporal Compan - C. Junior — Vice- President Dairy Club; Secretary Dairy Class. Senior — Treasurer Agricultural Club. " May ihc man iiczcr groi ' fat iclio doesn ' t give a d zvhere he hangs his hat. " " K. G. " looks peaceable, but if you want to get a good im])ersonation of a wild Indian on the warpath watch this innocent piece of clay when it gets to going properly. You ' re right ; he ' s not much on the military stunt, although he did win his spurs in that famous organization, the signal corps, and was almost recommended to the Governor of the State. " E. G. " expects to be a farmer, but we think he would make more of a success as a house-wrecker. KEWETH T. KNODE, Mai ' tiiLsburg, W. A ' a. Chemistry Frcslviiaii — Student Conference Committee; Class President; " M " Football; " M " Baseball. Soptioiiiore — Class President; Student Conference Committee; " M " Football; " M " Baseball; " M " Track; Corporal Com- pany A. Junior — Class President; First Sergeant Com- pany A; Secretary Chemical Society; " AF ' Football; Captain Baseball ; Chairman Program Committee Junior Prom; New Mercer Literary Society. Senior — Presi- dent Chemical Society ; Chairman Program Committee Rossbourg Club ; Vice-President New Mercer Literary Society ; " AF " Football ; " AF ' Baseball. " () ;, you dear, delighlfiil zcoinen. " See that list of honors? " Nuff ced. " When interviewed, " Kenny " modesty declaimed: " I am one of the big men of college ; I lead the so- cial whirl ; mv oi)inions daze the Faculty. " He has a fatal affinity for college widows. Stop? Oh, he can stand a few slams, so why not give ' em to him ? r n 31 : - V.w ;v.,A», A:-y- ' ivSO FREDERICK G. LODGE, McCoiinellsbui ' g, Pa. Agricultural Education Sophomore— lorx Literary Society. Junior — Mor- rill Literary Society; Dairy Club; Rosshourg- Club. Senior — Humorous Editor Thi ' . Ria ' KillK; Poe Literary Society; Agricultural Club. " wonder -a ' liv; so attractix ' c, yet unattached? " " Freddie. " the little fairy of our Class, hails from the wilds of Keystone State, where he was formerly em])loyed as a tango teacher. He was also a silent i)artner of the firm of " Kerchie Company, " dealers in pennants, baby carriages, mission hxnmals, oxyhydrograi)hs, etc. Fred ex- l)ects to settle down as a country ( Riverdale ) p-edagogue and instruct the rustic lads and lassies in farming, " As she is taught. " May there never be another like him. RALPH F McHENRY, Fredei ' iciv, Md. Agricultural Education Soplioiiiorc — Intercollegiate Oratorical Contest. Jun- ior — Vice-President Class ; Sergeant Company A ; Inter- collegiate C ratorical Contest; Alumni Debate Medal. Senior — Captain Company A ; President Poe Literary Society ; Students ' Conference Committee ; Proctor ; Valedictorian of Class. " Then lie n. ' talk — good gods, Jioiv lie tviU talk. " " Pat " and worry are scared to death of each other. He stands ready to defend his title of " Cham])ion Alexican Athlete, " against all comers. " Oswald " made a million on the Fourth Edition of his famous booklet, " The Science of Seeming Clever. " A Nestle ' s Food boy. and engaged, so pass him along, girls. I ' 11 32 i X ' T . ' - rCyVr V- -. c t:-. 2 V ' . ' -£P X- ' - .•• -.r- ».s :-:-- : -.- --T7y -.-.-( r . K A FREDERICK J. McKENNA, Woonsocket, I{, I. Electrical Engineering P eshinan — Class Vice-President. Sophomore — Class Secietary; First Corporal Company C; Member La- crosse Team. Junior — Class Secretary; First Lieutenant Company B ; Chairman Students ' Assembly : Assistant Manager Lacrosse Team ; Secretary Engineering So- ciety; Chairman Floor Committee Junior Prom; Sec- retary-Treasurer Musical Club. Senior — Class Presi- dent; Proctor; Manager Lacrosse Team; President Students ' Assembly; Chairman Refreshment Committee Rossbourg Club; Major of the Battalion. " used to be a hard drinker, but if comes easy nozv " After three years " Mac " awoke to realize that the Class of 1915 was not equal to the task of stimulatino- his latent j owers and deserted his classmates to enter onr midst. Since then his associates have shown their appreciation of his true worth by conferring u])on him the Class Presidency. i t present ( April and May ) serving Judge Spence ' s 60-day sentence. WILLIAM M. McLEAN, Baltimore, Md. Civil Engineering Sophomore — Corporal Company A. Junior — Sergeant Company A. Senior — Lieutenant Company A; Engi- neering Society ; Rossbourg Club. " Many a fine gentleinan has a piunpkin head " Apollo, the timid, the original Aurora Borealis, has twice narrowly escaped death by a train of thought rushing through his mind. " Bill " once considered " Doc Tolly ' ' and Terpsichore the sole inducements to continue living, and then one of them lost out. Which? Ask him. He is much intzzled to understand why the stuff that made Milwaukee famous couldn ' t do the same for him. r n 33 K A PAIL, H. MORRIS, Faulkner, Md. Animal Husbandry Freshman — Class Secretary-Treasurer; " M " Track; Sophomore — Corporal Company A; " M " Track; Junior — Assistant Manager Track Team ; First Sergeant Com- pany B; " M " Track; Secretary-Treasurer Agricultural Club. Senior — Manager Track Team ; President Ross- bourg Club; President Cbess Club; President Charles County Club ; Captain Com|)any B. " Blessed be the man whose ehceks are so smootli that he need never use a safety razor. ' ' Paul never used a razor, but he likes to fight. He win take his men, arrange them and hurl them against his enemy without thought of cruelty or famine. Usually his men are the fittest, which accounts for his being President of the Chess Club. There is no limit to the things he can do. When he tires of chess, he dances, and between dances he milks cows or shoots a lot of " hot air " a])OUt pedigree. Stud - comes next. JOHN A, REISIXGKR, Rockville, Md. Animal Husiiandkv I ' rcstumm — Class Historian; Freshman Editor Tri- aiujlc. ScMiomorc — Class Secretary-Treasurer; Fourth Corporal Company C. Junior — Treasurer Agricultural Club. Senior — Associate Editor Thi- Reveille. " A mule that will neither kick nor bite should be watched closely to discover where his malice lies. " " Duke " always tries to cover up the " bald spot " when he has his picture taken. Some peo- ple get bald after marriage, others are bald from birth, but " Duke " acquired his " skating-rink " from the effects of hair-raising episodes of col- lege life. Now, don ' t take offence, " Duke; " it ' s not so much the bald spot that counts as what you have directly under it — we know that the quantity of gray-matter under yours is second to none. One aisle down for " l)ull-])rotectors " and " v. ' ind-shields. " K A 31 2 y y ■- - W ' v " 7 --U! CHARLES E. SANDO, Washington, D. C. Chemistry Junior — Assistant Editor Jl ' cckly. Editor The Reveille. Senior — Associate K A " Care to our coffin adds a nail, no doubt ; And ez ' crv grin so merry drau s one out. ' " " Xagifer, " " Xasier, " " Sassafrass, " " Charlie " or " Honey IjOv, " sailed into our class with a broad grin on his face in 1914, and tore things loose. He made " Doc Alac " bat his eyes and think, and show ed " Alike " Creese how to liberate physics from the human carcass. Charles shines in College and Woodridge society. Some day he will be a great chemist. His only ambition is to graduate from the University of Michigan with a Ph.D. attached to his already famous name, and then to get married. KEKC HEVAL, E. SMITH, Wa.shington, D. C. Landscape Gardening Freshman — Prize Cadet in Elimination Drill Contest. SoMieiinorc — Corporal; Agricultural Editor Triangle. Junior — First Sergeant; Vice-President Morrill Literary Society; Y. M. C. A. Cabinet. Senior — Captain Com- pany C; Art Editor The Reveille; Cartoonist Weekly; Recorder Y. M. C. A. ; President New Mercer Literary Society ; Committee on Commencement ; Executive Committee Agricultural Club; Student Conference Com- mittee. ' " Drink and the xvorld drinks zvitli you ; Szvear off and ou drink alone. " " K. E. " is the only minister ' s son in captivity at this institution. vSince here he has acquired an unjust ( ?) re])Utation for telling " round " jokes, a " round " joke being one without a point. Withal, we would simply say that he has paid his own way through college by working in the State Seed Laboratory. 35 LxlAVRENCE K. SMOOT, Kensington, Md. Horticulture Sophomore — Corporal Company B. Junior — Sergeant Company B ; Assistant Treasurer Rossbourg Club. Senior — President Montgomery County Club. " There are iiiauy soda-pop people in the ivorld zvho after they have been uncorked a little 7chile become z ' ery flat. " " Smoot " has si)ent a good part of his time at M. A. C. in sudden dashes to the mail box. However, he is a very good fellow, especially so- cially, and he has made many friends among the boys, girls and faculty. May he ]:)rosper! FREDERICK J. STEINMETZ, Roland Park, Md. Electrical Engixeerixg " Water, the nasty stuff, is only fit for gasoline. " " Steintz, " the silent man, is tirst cousin of the famous Egyptian Sphinx. Although engineer- ing is his hobby, he has quite a reputation as a chemist because of his ability to make water and gasoline mix. Steinmetz was the happy pro- prietor of the Park Garage until the Great War caused his stocks to fall so far below the margin of utility that he was forced into bankruptcy. We have never found out whether it is lack of love of dormitory life or because of love of an- other kind of life, but, at any rate, he couldn ' t be induced to room in Calvert Hall. 36 sSzZ. Yrpr S : JOHN C. STERLING, Ciisfleld, Md. Mechanical Engineering Preshman — Student Conference Committee. Sopho- more — Debate Medal; Corporal Band; Student Confer- ence. Junior — Local Editor Weekly; Social Chairman Y. M. C. A. ; Sergeant-at-Arms, Signal Corps ; Student Conference; William Pinkney VVhyte Medal. Senior Editor Weekly; Associate Editor The RevEillE ; Social Chairman Y. M. C. A.; Vice-President Rossbourg Club; Student Conference; Chief Proctor. " Our zviz ' cs and s% ' cctJiearts — uia meet. " the V never 2$ 2 Yes, this blotch of color is " Detective John, " chief ])roctor, the missing link between the Facul- ty and the students. He has been hereabouts for some time and is always treated as though white. Is no military genius, but when it comes to " per- lite sassiety " he is there with the goods. And to see him acting as " Cheer Leader " at a ball game will inspire a man to do almost anything. JOHN T. SUNSTONE, Baltimore, Md. Electrical Engineering Sofhoiiiore — Corporal Company C. Junior — Color Sergeant. Senior — Lieutenant Company B. " Here ' s to the soldier — invincible in peace, ini ' isi- hie in zvar " " Sunny " or " Sunny Jim. " it makes no differ- ence what you call him, " we have }Our money you may take your choice, " is quite a military man as well as an engineer. He looks hard, but his voice is the hardest part about him. " Sunny " can make " Willie " Hoppe look like a snowball in Mexico when it comes to shooting pool. Often in the gloamiiig his voice may be heard issuing from " Hecker ' s " Opera House, in the sheer joy of living. His experiences here have been many. For instance, at the writing of this article ( A])ril 8th), he is serving a 14-day sentence in Bill White ' s jail — outlawed. 37 ' i T ;. iS ' rrr : : .O:) ■ fy ' r ' y . -7 yy f - ' . K A EDWIN A. TAYLOR, Stockton, Md. Chemistry Sophomore — Corporal Company B; Students ' Con- ference. Junior — Quartermaster-Sergeant Company B; Students ' Conference; Business Manager ll ' cckly; Sec- retary Morrill Literary Society ; Baseball Squad ; Inter- fraternity Council. Senior — Assistant Business Man- ager The Reveille; Vice-President Y. M. C. A.; Presi- dent Wor.-VVic. Co. Club ; Critic Poe Literary Society ; Students ' Conference; Baseball Squad; First Lieutenant Company B. " A chip from the ohi block, but rapidly becoming a second I ' olinne. " " Eddy ' s " looks belie the possibility of his hav- ing a temper, but were yoti to hit him with a wet, greasy sponge, or indent his anatonn- with a swift straightforward punch to the " bay-win- dow, " no doubt you would recognize the need of a protector. Jokes aside, the Class of 1916 can truly say that " Eddy " is a gentleman and a scholar and rightly deserves the garner of honors that await him in his chosen branch of science. ROY C. TOWLES, Accokeek, Md. AnI.MAL HuSIiAXDRV Sophomore — Class Historian; Guernsey Prize Laurel Stock Judging Contest; James Douglas Goddard (Prince George ' s County) Medal. Junior — Class His- torian ; Stock Judging Team at Cbicago ; Secretary Dairy Club; Prize Essay on " Trip to Chicago. " Senior — President Prince George ' s County Club ; College Rep- resentative Maryland Peace Society Oratorical Contest ; Y. M. C. A. Cabinet ; Secretary Agricultural Club ; Editor-in-Chief The RevEillE. " A lean hound for a long chase " This is " Jim, " citizen of the world. He is editor of an abstruse psychological work, " What brives Men to Drink. " " Jim " holds the very important position of Chaplain and Chief Proctor of " Buzzard ' s Roost. " We don ' t know where he ' s bound for, but we ' re sure he ' ll get there. He always has. r n 38 • " j y T - ' y- . ' ■ A -vt -;- -f -. i " ■ e X■ • " ■ » " i ' KOBEKT WHITE, College Park, Md. Chemistry SopJioniore — Second Corporal Company C. Junior — Quartermaster-Sergeant Company C ; James Douglas Goddard (Prince George ' s County) Medal. Senior — Associate Editor The RkvEillE; Second Lieutenant Company C ; Treasurer Prince George ' s County Club. " Think of work, but sleep on " " Bob, " one of the two sur ' ivors of the " I ' re]). Class of 1916, " entered Maryland Agricitltural College as an awkward looking lad of fourteen sunmiers. Under the management of Captain Con- nelly, Lieutenant U])ham and Major Dai)ray, his knees and spinal cord as well as other portions of his anatomy have undergone a marked change. He rei)resents a type of man who wishes to settle down and derive some benefits from the chem- istry he has absorbed. He knows of no l)etter use to which this study may be put than to detect whether or not one ' s wife is ]jutting arsenic in the bread instead of baking soda. LEONARD C. WILSON, Nottiiigham, Pa. Civil EnginEErinh; Junior — Associate Editor Jl ' ccklv; Sergeant Band Sciiior — First Lieutenant and Principal Musician Band " A little cigar, liut hard to smoke " " Willie " is a model student and one of Dr. Taliaferro ' s special favorites. He is right there in such simple i)roblems as finding the proboan- thetransversesubstantial distance from Hades to the moon. He has been blowing the cymbals in the submarine band since his entrance in college. " Wilhe " is tired of college and longs to hit the trail for Tiiubuctoo, Charles County, or some other God-forsaken hole, where he can calculate to his heart ' s content. 39 i-:i - ' y 4 i far ' •.: 4 ■ v - •feg -7- £7 .-:V ? ll tvXrxx QIlafiB ®b Onr time is fleeting, fleeting now in sadness ; All through our college years our hearts were yearning This night to meet here, thus to show our friendship; Four long and happy years we ' ve watched and waited. Chorus Our dear old college, To thee we sing; Our Alma !Mater, Our praises ring ; And ' Sixteen, noble ' vSixteen, We honor thee, we honor thee. Come now our comrades, we must stand together. For now we must unfurl our flag as Seniors And stand together, for old ' Sixteen ' s glory. And pledge our hands and hearts to thee in gladness. Chorus 40 nttnr QIlaBB l iBtnry (2?G? Z ),(f O squeeze into a dozen volumes the stupendous deeds and multi- farious activities of the Class of 1916 would be the work of a Ridpath or a Bancroft. It is obvious then that for me to attempt more than the barest epitome in the couple of paltry pages to which I am constricted would be conceit or worse. We were gathered from the four corners of the earth, and the Lord only knows where else. Forty-three answered the hrst roll call, and a motley crew it was. Ignorant, green, self-conscious and confused, but withal conceited and bouyant, it was just such a crowd as Freshmen are wont to be the world over. If we were lost it was for but a short while, for the Sophomores, acting in a truly gallant and chivalrous manner, soon pointed out to us the paths of virtue, humility and servility. Not only were the devious ways pointed out, but by persuasion as insiduous and deljilitating as only the cajolery of Sophomores can be, and by deeds of admonition so heinous that the} ' must have been born of the devil himself, were we induced to follow the straight and narrow ways. Then came the lire, destroying our living quarters. Our common loss served not only to bind us closer together, but it also made us a bit more tolerable to the " old boys. " The training to which we had been subjected in our Freshman year at the hands of the Class of 1915 was to stand us in good stead in the next, our Sopho- more year. Tradition had taught us that the Sophomore Class is the College ' s " King ' s Jester, " the original and only dull care chaser, the " Step lively, watch vour step " of the collegiate world. We were all of tliat — and more. Our }ear of experience on the greasy end of the same stick had ripened us. The traditions and lore of all time were ours. Were we not Sophomores? Were we not the Lords of Maryland Agricultural College, with the world of quaking Freshmen at our feet in humble subjection and servitude? And if the dastardly deeds to which we were subjected were fo;;si)ired. then the ones w4iich we perj etrated were spired. Surely the boy who w rote — " See the gallant Sophomore, Behold his form so fair ; How proud he is. How stern he is ; His skull is filled w ith air " — 41 Fav rite QccupzitiQio.s. AnqeL Smith ' «iiilA Si ' zrlir)Gr and - ? K.E .Smitk -i putor (UlaBfl l tatnni— Continued must have remembered with undimmed ' i idness the davs when he was a Sopho- more, and knew everything and could do anything on this Httle green earth. The latent potentialities of our Class even evinced themselves in such an anomalous form as an aspiration on the part of the majority of the Class to learn the l)arl)er ' s trade. Indeed, the Experiment Station was actuallv converted into a practical laboratory designed to make master barbers and smooth-faced (also sore-faced) " rats. " Hut, notwithstanding our alleged barbarities, a larger percentage of new students became satisfied with life at Maryland Agricultural College than had been the case for years previously, which fact testifies to our eft cienc • and congeniality. The social whirl of college life in our Juni(jr year rushed down and engulfed us. The big games, the numerous Rossbourg dances, the " joUv Good Times, " the Class dances, and the various other college functions simplv swamped us We also experienced our most strenuous year from an academic point of view, our courses waxing more and more difiicult. W ithal, we passed one of the busiest years of our college careers, and yet it was probably the most joyous and carefree of any — a sort of amorphous, happy medium between the helter-skelter Sophomore and the dignified Senior. " Ah, there! " " How are you? " " Hey, thar ! " " Do I look upon vou well? " " Well, I think I do. " " Hel-lo! " " You ' re lookin ' fine — where are the kids? " " Well. I ' ll be ! " Such were the salutations which renewed the Class com- raderie and personal friendshi])s this fall when we assembled once more. At last that for which we had been joyfully striving and praying for four years was ours. We were Seniors. The thing grew on us cumulatively, insiduously. But, alas ! " The grass is always just a little greener on the other side, " and we realized that the eml)odiment of our dream fell far short of our ideal. It was denuded of all the splendor and dignity always associated with the estate of the Senior, and shorn of its former lure and lustre. Yes, we were Seniors, but at what a cost ! This was to be our last year at the old " Aggie vSchool. " We were stunned. But the busy life of the Senior soon assuaged our sorrow. The fervor and excitement of the football season with its big games, the rush of Rossbourg dances, the Junior Prom., and the whirl of the various other social and collegiate endeavors and activities, along with the omnipresent scholastic duties, all furnished outlets for our unlimited energies. Then came spring, and before we realized it the " Finals " were at hand. We are not so egotistic as to claim that we are the best Class that has ever graduated from Maryland Agricultural College ; but we do claim, and through no mere braggadocio, that we have been one of the most progressive and con- 43 LhinciS LhdX Dever hd ppan. his V.iYhC.iK. dues Love Vv iib photo 0 tC.E.5mlth X T, " ' :}- X C. r ' ' 9 l i € pntar (Elasa iatorij — Concluded structively active classes which has passed through the portals of jMarvlancl Agricultural College. Not only have the members of the Class of 1916 evinced an intense interest in athletics, scholastic work and social endeavor, but they have done more — they have been leaders in all of the many and diverse collegiate activities, not only in the Senior year but throughout our entire college career. We have had the privilege of being students at the Maryland Agricultural College during the inauguration of a new era of progress and expansion. We are, as it were, a milestone marking the beginning of that delightful epoch in which this old College is to assume a new and greater growth, an era in which the promise of our youth will be realized to the fullest. And now we have come to the end of our Senior year and to Commencement. We sit and contemplate. From the past the old joys and the old sorrows are reliorn. The visions of former conquests and victories, the words and deeds of kindness and lirotherly loxe, and the memory of old and sacred associations troop mockingly by. .All of the ancient traditions and lore of " Maryland " surge down upon us, overwhelming us. Ah, it is hard. But from the depth of our sorrow there springs a high resolve to live the spirit of old Maryland Agricultural College, as the Spartans of old lived the spirit of Sparta. W here the pass of Thermopylae winds its way between the craigs and the sea there still stands on the spot where three hundred Spartans died for liberty, a pillar, upon which is inscribed : " Go, stranger, tell it at Lacedaemona that we lie here in obedience to her laws. " Today, the echo of these simple words resounds down through the ages the truth that the path to manhood lies through honor and duty well performed. If, perchance, we, like these Spartans of old, carry from this life naught save the bitter wounds and scars of its battles, so long as we continue true an.d free, and so long as the spirit of honor, of progress, of justice and of love — the spirit of old " IMaryland " — is the bugle which summons us to action, then not only .shall we have lived purely the spirit of our Alma INIater, but we shall also have accjuired a character as noble and eternal as the immortal source from whence it sprung. One word more. If, fellow-classmates, in an idle moment vou should peruse these pages and through the vista of time there beams forths a little ray of happiness to brighten one wee hour, if they can for you live the olds days o ier just once more, then, fellows of ' sixteen, the Historian will feel that your trust was not misplaced. W. A. Brockwkli.. 45 Ground the Cscmpus. Spezdij on the 2vtt5 Q}y Prohibi- tion MlLiTARY MA Our Hew CommL(. Sam Gratj • THtS " vs av to the short courses LtiplcaL corn cracker Cris- y ' xzLd Leadinc cheerj CharLig Dorif Ws t r BswC; ! K.E.5miiik. v ' lr -X- ■ • m y .:- ' 7 KNIORS are just Freshmen grown old. And the " Skv Pilot ' ' ( " Rabbi " Darrow ) is but little better than a vSenior as far as ancientness is concerned, and but little worse as — but that will come later in the story. The Junior year of 1914-15 had been a hard, hard year for the Seniors-To-Be of 1916. Due to terrific brain ( ?) work, the - were about all in. So the gentleman whose business it is to smile cheerily, put people on cabinets, and get up three-legged races, decided for the good of posterity (and the individuals concerned), to send delegates to the Middle Atlantic Y. Al. C. A. Convention. . nd they were sent. It was an exceedingly difficult undertaking to select the " chosen few " from among the numerous material. Derrick was enlisted from the Juniors, of course, but when he found out who his companions were to be. " Harvey " got a job. First on the list was " Whitner " Aitcheson, whose failing is girls. He " loves " the ladies. Put him in F orneo and the C[ueens would resign from their thrones — here they merely resign from the other fellow ; and, what is worse, he " sings " in a choir. Next comes " Ed " Taylor, of the deep- dyed villain type, with an angelic smile and " lean and hungry " thoughts. " Ed " is a baseball catcher ( ? ) scares the batters to death by his threats, and his enemies declare that he is addicted to the use of low-priced grape juice. Third and last, but not least, is John Sterling. Yes, John does belong to the Y. M. C. A. Not much else good can be said of him except that he has a pious look. They left at 11.30 one night, which was as soon as they could be found — it doesn ' t matter iclierc they were found. The " Pilot " went along, too, because he wanted to be sure they really attended the Conference. They traveled all night; thev changed cars; they tried to maroon the " Rabbi " on a train to Canada, but he awoke too soon. They arrived in time for a lecture upon the sins of youth. All went and enjo}ed it except Sterling, who sickened and went to bed (went swimming). For a whole week they attended bible classes, mission studies and sermons. They became very good, all exce])t " Rabbi, " who flirted outrageoush- with the waitresses, and went home early. Then they " jacked up. " " Whitner " found a girl on the train. " Ed " and John told " Snap])y Stories. " Arriving in Washington, they both said D , went to look for " Whitner ' ' and found him persuading the girl to go to a dance. 47 AROUND THE CAMPUS ff aite-Anspon c£ : ' ■■y c ■, ?- Q. ' ■„- ' :-r.::Ar, ' - G ' rr - : : ■ (S A - m r:-re:7 r-- i: . -?-«rr rCV -xnT ■- . ' .-. -- i . " jg ' -T - ■ •••■ CdlaHS nf 19ir H. B. Dkrrick President I. Cocc.iNS Vice-President W. A. GkmEnv Secretary R. S. Dkarstyniv Treasurer C. TakduTTKn Scrgeant-at-Aruis CoijtRS : Maroon and ' hite AIoTTo : Ouanivis Saxa Sint Aspera Ascendite Ykll Bean Belly Bill, Bean Belly Bill, Burritt, Pop and Whiskey Bill ! Honker, Roy, Little Lem, Vim and Feet and the rest of them ! Rah ! Rah ! Rah ! Seventeen, Se enteen, Seventeen ! H. H. i)ALKAM J. .A. 1-)K()MIJ-,V L. Burritt J. DoNXKTT C. G. D()NA ' ()N B. Dur.KLL H. J. Fristok C. H. FucHs W. F. Gilpin lEMBERS W. D. ( RAV L. Haslup D. J. Howard W. ]M. KiSHPAur.H F. A. KORFF C. L. LarsFn P. M. Nash L. D. Oberlin S. W. Ruff A. F. Sfllman H. R. Sik)Fmakt:r B. V. Sr;NART H. Smith G. AI. Sturgis F. L. Thompson R. D. Watson A. V. Williams H. B. Wixant 50 Juntnr QUass Hftatorg AN is potent in his possibilities. In three years a " rat " ' may become a Junior. A few events in this evolution will now be briefly chronicled. When the Class of 1917 matriculated as " rats, " nobody gasped with amazement at the tremendous influx of intellectuality for the Maryland Agricultural College. The Junior Class does not pur- pose reprimanding any witnesses who fail to appreciate its achieve- ments, for such an attitude clearly indicates that purblind sensi- bilities preclude evil intentions. It is not the prerogative of a Junior to cast aspersions upon the judicial capacities of the Seniors, but it is the desire of the present Junior Class to convince their elder brethren that it is not an ordinary Class. If this were the only claim for distinc- tion, there would probably be no difference of opinion, but it is necessary to impress the dignified Seniors with the fact that for three ye ars they have had the privilege of associating with a Class of unusual ability. There may be, and, probably, there are, persons who deny, at least indirectly, that the Junior Class possesses any unusual mental ability. As one man, we rise to refute this calumny. Conceding, at the outset, that certain worthy pro- fessors may occasionally confide to the Class that they, the Class members, are inordinately stupid, such a phenomenon is readily explained. The professor takes charge of one of his Classes, and, immediately, perceptions of the ignorance of his students ])our in upon him from all sides and overwhelm him. Such per- ceptions insiduously seep in until finally his entire nervous organism is saturated. By straining a simile, we can imagine that the ethereal substance, Avhich has perco- lated so readily into his physical nature, is gasoline. Then the Junior Class enters, and some unsophisticated member inadvertently provides a spark. The unfortunate Juniors suft ' er the consequences, but, if the discriminating reader were to examine the professor ' s schedule, he would discover that a certain Class, the identity of which is not divulged, usually precedes the Junior Class with respect to the hour of recitation. Lest such an explanation may not sufliciently exonerate the Junior Class from all appearance of ignorance, the Historian is willing to hazard his reputation as a prophet on the supposition that, before this terrestrial sphere has completed another lap in its gamboling Marathon about 52 - ■••-r .-.y 7 benignant Sol, those professors who have been skeptical with regard to the mental ability of the Junior Class, will be extolling our Class in the presence of our successors as a model for emulation in respect to the identical characteristics which have been under discussion. However, a discussion with regard to the intellectual ability of the junior Class constitutes a digression from the task assigned. Therefore we will proceed to consider, in a chronological manner, a few of those events which would seem by their very nature to be peculiarly adapted to express the individualism of the Jimiors. The opportunities of a " rat " to exert his influence, whether for good or evil, are usually lacking. Consequently, in accordance with the theories of the upper- classmen, the intellectual prodigy, which matriculated in 19L3, did not imme- diately advertise his talents. In commenting upon this era of Class History, we may sav that genius, like civilization, has its " dark ages. " Yet our hero, living up to the standards set by his predecessors, soon emerged from the obscure regions which are delegated to the rodents. Having achieved distinction for himself, he directed his efforts to effect the enlightment of his benighted suc- cessor. He did not confine himself to the antiquated methods of the previous disciplinarians of the " rats, " for his ?esthetic tastes demanded something modern. Therefore, green caps came into vogue among the Freshmen. But, although the Junior Class was entirely altruistic in its endeavors to educate the younger brothers of the Freshman Class, it was not so busy with such work as to neglect other important duties. One day, when there was a cattle- judging contest at Laurel, this Class participated so capably that it received sixty dollars out of a total amount of one hundred that was offered as prize money. No one would venture to write a history of the Junior Class without referring to athletics, and, if the writer has a fertile imagination, the thought of the con- sequences of such an omission engenders an irrepressible tendency to shudder. The magnitude of the penalties to be inflicted for a dereliction in the matter just referred to is the result of the inordinate relation between the size of the Class and its athletic achievements. College loyalty prevents an unwarranted laudation of the Junior athletes, for even the Historian may not focus the searchlight U])on the history of college- athletics in such a manner that the deeds of other heroes of Maryland Agricultural College shall be brought into obscurity. Therefore, rest assured that every statement to be made with reference to athletics may be verified by search in the athletic annals of our College. A few facts will be noted briefly. 53 ' ■■■ M- f 7 --- - y cA-yH ■■• ' - ' ' fm ' m 3untor (ElasH l taturg— Concluded A Junior is the Captain of the football team for the following season. The Junior Class has a large number of men on the varsity baseball and football teams. Since the Junior Class matriculated, Maryland Agricultural College has thrice won the State Championship in baseball and twice in football, with three successive defeats for St. John ' s in the latter. It may please the friends of the College to know that, in each of the achievements noted above, members of the Junior Class played an important part. There is one other event to be recorded. On the twenty-fifth of February, at Raleigh Hotel, gentlemen from Maryland Agricultural College accompanied by a galaxy of buxom beauty, staged a fete which with respect to the harmonious beauty effected by the various arrangements was unusually imjiressive. No mere man could hope to do justice to the artistic ability displayed in feminine attire. The eft ' ect of all this beauty was enhanced by the fact that the orchestra gave a wonderfully creditable performance. Further zest was added to the entertainment by the subtle ei)igrams in the programs. Yet all this splendor had a demoralizing effect on many reputable Juniors, as was evidenced by their mental aberrations on the following day. Stellar ])rognostications convey the pleasing information that the Juniors will be even more successful in the world of business than in the college world. Consequently, it behooves each Junior to strive to establish a high record for scholarship in his final year, so that there mav really be guaranteed a greater measure of success in the ftitm e. .■4lllmlllll!ln -iillll!liMillJlllliiiillJlllliiiiiylIllhiilllillli,iilllllilniillllll (lIlllMiillllllliniillli ' ii rillily liiliiilllllill Ullllmiiliillli.iillll l aui tt Unrka A boat and a beach and a summer resort, And a man and a maid and a moon; Soft and sweet things, and then at the real Psychological moment a spoon. A whisper, a promise and the summer is o ' er. And they part in hysteric despa ' r — But neither returns in the following June, For a fear that the other is there. % lf;iiiiiiif!iiiiiii;|[!imiiifiiiiiiii;|[IiiMi;]y[I i;piiiiii!fi iTf|iiMiiiipiiiiiiii iiiiiii|iiiiiiipiiiiiii||l iTpiinii; ,iiiii(] 54 V ' • % T- T ' Jr ..r ' ' ' :: ' ' :-.i »-t -t« ' ' J ■■ ►• 4- 1!? ' i ' ' ♦ ■ % • ■ - ■-■♦•.■ : -t « He — Havin ' a good time : She — Yes, grand. He — You look bored. She— do? He — Yes, you do. She — Rut I ' m not. He — You aren ' t? She— o. He — You look that way. She—Do I? r— Uh-huh. (Here, or somewhere at this point, the sparkling repartee is usually interrupted by the strains of the next waltz.) Snmanttr They went out to the movie show, In time to see the start ; And prim, precise and proper quite, They sat this far apart. Rut oh, the hero wooed the girl ! Twice oh, he stole a kiss ! And when the lights went on again TheysatU])closelikethis. ♦ $KJ 4t |t « 4t s |KS 4h j | $. - 55 . (|t-»-t§ -»-«| - - i ♦- -4 -»- H«- i-♦. | ♦- g -♦- ♦4 ♦ | ♦ | -♦- 2 -♦-t -♦- | -♦■ -tiJ-»-iJ iJ ♦( ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦ ' ii ♦ ♦ ♦ 4 ALONG THE WAY Anspon t t ' ♦ I t ♦ ♦ ♦ Anspon ' %t- t - i%t ' - - - - - ' % ' ' - ' -i% - - - ESE. FZ IF. LEI. ' GlLJ lEllS lPff@sM®ffiit (ElaaH of 191H OFFICERS P. K. Clark President R. C. Conrad Vice-President F. D. Day Secretary F. B. RakEman Treasurer (i. M. AlKKRiLi Historian W . B. Posi v Sergcant-ai-Aruis Colors : Buff and Blue Industrae Florenms IKMBERS R. W. Arthltr C. H. Bacon W. D. Barrett P. Barton A. W. Boone F. C. Brimer W. Carroll H. Coppage L. M. Childs W. Cutler B. Davidson J. Davidson G. F. EpplEv C. S. Elliot M. D. Engle R. S. Eyre M. EzEKlEL R. D. France C. J. Fuhrman L. J. Gilmour W. K. Grigg F. M. Haig P. V. Horn J. P. Jones R. S. Kann O. London F. M. Mantz E. B. McKinlev M. A. Pyle M. N. Rich J. H. Remsburg W. J. Sando E. O. Simpson R. G. Stuntz S. S. Ternent i I. A. Thorne B. S. Tongl e H. R. Walls E. L. Wilde W P. Williams 58 npljnmnr Qllaas Btatflry OST unassuming of all Sophomore Classes of Maryland Agricultural College is the Class of 1918. Throughout this year the Class which is customarily associated with precosity has demonstrated its belief in these lines: " A little learning is a dangerous thing ; Drink deep, or taste not of the Pierian Spring. ' ' There has been no eiTort on the part of the present Sophomore Class to gain immortality by innovating some radical change in their government over new students. In decreeing that new fel- lows should wear green caps, we followed an example set by predecessors, and likely determined the perpetuation of a custom most appropriate for a new M. A. Caesar to observe. The Class abolished many of the old " rat rules, " rules requiring foolish performances, rules permitting indignities from " old fellows, " which were disgraceful to the College and all concerned. Only stich rules as were necessary to restrain the new boys from bigotry and misbehavior were adopted. The sole purpose of the Class ' relation with the new fellows has been to aid and encourage them ; and we believe that the lower classmen will admit that they have been accorded only gentlemanly treatment from the Sophomores since they matriculated last fall. So lenient has the Class been in dealing with its sub- ordinates that criticisms have come from various sources, taunting the Sopho- mores for not indulging in a pernicious custom. But the Class has not fostered hazing in any form ; it has merely tried to do its duty. The old barrier of Class feelings between the Sophomore and Freshman Classes has been demolished. In its stead have been instituted various athletic and indoor contests. These contests have come to be recognized as a source of great rivalry and fair play. Although defeated in the Cane Rush held last autumn, followed by another defeat in the billiard tournament, the Sophomore Class bowed graciously to the result. So manifest was the good sportsmanshi]) of the Class that we quote the following Editorial appearing in the Maryland Agricultural College Weekly for February 2, 1916: " The spirit that is being shown by the Sophomore Class is setting an example of good sportsmanship that may well be followed by Maryland Agri- cultural College Classes of today and all time. The Freshman flag has not been lowered since the Cane Rush, and the Sophomores have met defeat in everv 60 SIS F interclass contest, but they l ' ia e accepted it with cheerful grins and a determina- tion to scrap harder the next time. They ha e not taken advantage of their position as Sophomores and made it hard for the Freshmen, but have been more than s([uare all the vear through. " On November 4, 1915, the history of the Class was interrupted bv a sad event. DeWit Hart, of Riverdale, a classmate, while journeying to College, met instant death when hit by a train. In respect to the deceased member, the Class, upon request to the Faculty, was granted a recess from studies on the after- noon following the tragedy. An Obituary Committee from the Class drafted resolutions which were forwarded to the bereaved family of Mr. Hart and ])ub- lished in the JVcckly. I ' he Class also decided to retain the name of the departed member on its role until our Senior year. Besides contributing a beautiful bouquet of American Beauties for his obsequies, the Class attended the funeral services in a body. His memorv will be long cherished bv his classmates. The Class of F)1(S is remarkable for students of unusual faculties, intellectu- ally and athletically. It cottld have shown a domineering influence over the new fellows; it might have ]jer])etrated heinous acts under the name of a " little fun, " which has characterized Sophomores from time immemorial. Instead its i owers have been directed towards accomplishing things of permanent value. -Aside from the large pro rata of rejjjresentative athletes furnished by the Class, the scholastic work of the Class has been most gratifying to every department — Professor Richardson says that the English work of the Class has surpassed that of any preceding Sophomore Class at IVIaryland Agricultural College. The year has been one of concentrated experiences, not without its pleasures, not free from sadness. It has witnessed the welding of friendship ties, the estab- lishment of fellowships rivalling those of fraternalism. These various experi- ences form the foundation of a hopeful future. The Class gazes into the future and fancies the time when hazing shall be looked upon at Maryland Agricultural College as a relic of barbarism ; it pictures that soon this Class will go out into the arena of life to combat and to conquer. JuBt 0 You can always tell a Senior, for he ' s so sedatelv gowned ; You can always tell a Junior from the way he sports around. AV)U can always tell a Freshie from his timid looks and such ; A ' ou can always tell a Sophomore, but you can not fell him much. 61 ENGINEERIiNG BUILDING Waite-Anspon FRESHMAN l ,-, SCfPH - AT r I R e Fob, f J. L. AlTCHlCSON J. Amigo K. W. Babcock p. S. Beacham H. Berlin i I. G. Berry C. F. Bletch J. W. BOEIGANO W. E. Brimer A. J. Brooks ] I. C. Brown A. C. Beuee B. L. Burnside C. C. Chen P. W. Chichester J. Chipman G. S. Clark J. B. Clark, Jr. G. W. Clendaniel T. H. D. CocKEY k. Cole A. J. Conover J. Conyngton p. C. Crum F. A. Dawson (Claaa of 1919 OFFICERS Louis L. vSEigErt, Jr President Robert G. Hart Vice-President Edward Smith Secretary AiA ' iN L. PkrrjE Treasurer F. S. CiiiGiiEsTER Student Representative RiDCELY X. AxT Sergeanf-at-Arnis Walter AIeasday, Jr Historian Colors : White and ] Iaroon MEMBERS T. V. DOWNIN J. H. Drawbaugh W. H. DUVALL A. D. Etienne R. W. GlEason J. W. GUTBERLET R. Haig E. W. Hand W. R. Hardesty D. R. Harp W. P. Hisls B. J. HiPPLE E. Harvey C. E. Johnson K. E. Keeeauver T. M. Latimer R. R. Lewis D. L. McLean A. A. Miller E. E. Miller W. F. Morningweg McK. Morton R. A. MURRELL C. E. Paine H. T. Perkins Motto : Per aspera ad astra G. E. Pettit K. C. Posey A. N. Pratt J. j L Richmond, Jr. H. L. Rocklin W. E. Royer A. D. Rust E. M. Sawyer l. l. schein R. L. Sellman ] L D. Sewall C. R. Smith H. E. Snyder T. C. Speidel J. H. Starr H. Ungar J. O. Shumate G. H. Vandermast J. D. Wallop T. E. W arren E. G. West R. C. White T. K. Van Schaik G. W. NORRIS 64 Ji V ' :--; rxls VC£v .- •■ ■ ■ £ V« ■•AS7 .:W iFr Bljman OIlasB Iftatnry BOUT the middle of last September the upper-classmen and pro- fessors of the College observed a large number of new faces ascending the hill. These, together with the members of the pre- ceding Sub-Freshman Class, were to constitute the Freshman Class. As is customary in Maryland Agricultural College, we " rats " were several times the guests of honor at recej tions given bv the Sophomore Class. We were undetermined how to take the advice of the solemn-faced President of the Sophomores; but we have since tried to be good little " rats, " and I believe " Peck " will agree that our attempts were fairly successful. Since we were the largest Freshman Class in the historv of the College we decided to be the greatest. So, when our first opportunity for greatness presented itself, to wit; the annual Cane Rush, we went after victory with grim determination written all over us. On the memorable afternoon of vSeptember 25th, between the halves of the " Polly " game, we stood anxiously on our end of the football field, while the Sophomores waited on their end. At the crack of the pistol, we dashed for the cane. Chipman reached it first and carried it into Sophomore territory. This was but for a short time, as the experienced Sophomores succeeded in getting into our territory. However. -ictory was finally ours when Perry grabbed the cane and bore it far into the " Soph ' s " half of the field. Then, in November, we again met our dear friends, the same old Sophomores, in an interclass contest, this time a cross country run. As the Class of 1919 was the College ' s greatest Class it had to win ; so, thanks to Chipman, who won the event, and some other " rats, " the upper-classmen found themselves again defeated. And " 1919 " still flew over the campus. In the annual billiard tournament, held in January, it was the same old story. Nothing to it but the Freshmen. J. B. Clark started things our wav in this event by defeating Pyle, then " Rat " Posey humbled Barrett, and finally " Ruby " Hart conquered Gilmour, the three " rats " bringing home the bacon to the total score of 306 to 201. This, fellow students, has been the brilliant story of the first year of the great and glorious Class of 1919. 66 (Ulaaa nf 1920 OFFICERS L. M. GooDWTX . . President H. Hallam Vice-President C. W. . . Secretary W. D. HEMPSToxr. . Trcasnrer Colors : ]MoTTo : Green and White Facta non Verba MEMBERS C. W. Abbott W. H. Grimm A. Am I GO T. T. Houston F. Amigo J. Johnson W. L. BOURMAN J. S. Knode H. J. Benson R . T. Knode E. N. Bowling G. W. Kretschman R. K. COMPTON, Jr. F. F. Lambdin W. B. Coney, Ji R. J. H. Langrall J. H. Clagett B. Matthews A. C. DiGGS H. Moore J. E. Drugman C. Pyle B. Druckerman M. T. Riggs W. N. Ezekiel E. J. Rankin F. J. Frere H. L. Smith T. A. Frere R. F. Strange J. vS. Gonzales ] I. S. Thornton J. A. Gray G. A. Wend EL 68 ♦ ♦ •ex}- ♦ ♦ I I ? ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦ t t f WINDING UP THE HILL | 4 ♦ -♦- |l-»- |j-»- - -» -»H|H»H|t -)|l-»-4 -» i»-»- 4 - 4 -»- - Anspon T fr Wl ( TWO -YEAR !JI5 7 Ui LLinq Pa bou to run the pe rm liilliliillilliilllllliiiilllltiillllliiiilliliiiiliillllililliiiliiiSiiiliiiiJ y -cS -yr -:, fe j SAMUEI. WAI.KEK BEALL, Beltsville, Md. Agriculture In September, 1914, " Sam " entered the famous two- year class, and since that holy date he has given many interesting talks on the farmers of Beltsville. He is quite a ladies man, and he often talks of the village queens of his home town. There is no doubt that when " Sam " gets down to tilling old Mother Earth he ' ll make a go of it. The Class wishes him a bright and successful future as an agriculturist. LEE Rl DI BINOHA.M Washington, D. C. Agriculture Bingham was born in Washington City and there spent his early school days. He attended the Tech- nical High School, from whence he came to Maryland Agricultural College. For the first year he boarded at College, but owing to certain attractions in Wash- ington this year, he is now a day student and spends much of his time in the glow of the bright lights. Here ' s luck to his future. THOMAS BLAKE BOURNE B. ltiniore, 3Id. Agriculture " Tommy " prepared at the Baltimore Polytechnic Institute and in the fall of 1914 entered Maryland Agricultural College. He is very popular among his fellow-students and was made Treasurer of his Class in 1915. " Tommy " makes frequent visits to his home to see about the farm, he says, but this sounds rathei- " fishy. " He decided to do something for his College by getting all the " Nuts " out of " B " ' section, but the only victim was his room-mate, Weigand. 72 JOSEPH PAl L BROWX I 2 Centerville, M( . Agriculture This, my readers, is " Brownie, " from the sand heaps of Centerville, and although some members of the fair sex have been known to call him a " mere infant " because of the almost invisible down on his chin, such is not the case, for he went home to vote last fall. " Brownie " is the athlete of our Class. He won a medal on the Relay Team his hrst year, and was a member of l)oth football and baseball squads for two years. GEORGE CI-EAIENTS Chestertown, Md. Agriculture We have liere " Gus, " better known as " Tally ' s Sleeping Beauty, " a worthy representative of the Eastern Sho " . Judging from his frequent visits, also correspondence, to a Virginia village, it would seem that he has other matters than scientific agriculture on his hands. " Gus " has many friends among the students, and H,vattsville seems to have a special at- traction for him. His classmates join in wishing him a successful and bright future. CJ3 ADELBERT HUNGERFOBD Marshall Hall, Md. HoRTrCULTURE " Hungry " spends most of his time in the pool room, where he has learned how to handle a cue pretty nicely. His conversation is chiefly about his black horse, " Star, " and from his accounts there was never a better tournament horse. There is no doubt but that " Hungry " has crowned and won the hearts of quite a few ladies at the Charles County tournaments. He is trying to learn enough to run his Charles Coun- tv farm. 73 EDAVAKI) WILMAKTH LAPHAM GoUlsboro, M 1. Horticulture " Lap " hails from the sand hills of Caroline County. He always has a smile, even at the most critical moment in the classroom, hut soon after entering school we were afraid that the smile would vanish because a Denton maid forgot his College address. Mav now be seen " hittin ' the Pike " between College and West Riverdale, but we all feel sure he will go back to the Sho ' and settle down with his little Ca ' line dame. HARRY Mfl 0 -ALD Barton, Md. Agriculture Mr. McDonald was born among the rock-strewn hills of the Alleganies, where he tended his father ' s Hocks as they gamboled from precipice to precipice, the development enabling him to cling tenaciously to the arduous position of Second Base on the Barton High School nine. He has the honor of being President of the Class, is bold, honorable, enterprising, energetic, and, like all good Scotch, improx ' es witli age. .I. .MES E. MILLS Hyattsville. : ltl. Horticulture " Jimmie " is the oldtimer of the Class in the number of ears he has spent as an Aggie. He entered the preparatory department in the fall of 19n and shortly after was made Secretarv of that Class. In 1914. having changed his ideals, and his course of study along with them, he was elected President of our Class and was appointed a Corporal, and this year he lias a Sergeantcy. He is noted for his old pipe, which is so strong that it is used for greenhouse fumigation. 74 - c3:,- ; , -- s - " ' ' 9 ' y J$. ■•- ■ gyVT-yy-o. ' l g S ii 2: y " " . ' .4J-x- ' " y Y- c yr - lOHN EAKL TALIAFERRO r II Gloucester, Va. HORTICULTURK And what shall we say of this, our stellar light? We have never been able to find out just why he choose to cast his lot among- us, but it didn ' t take us an instant to name his native State. Quiet, gentle- manly, unassuming, and knowing far more about his work than syiven credit for by certain of the College ' s employes whose actions often point to their lineage, " Tally " has crept close to the heart of manv a Mary- land boy. May the Old Dominion State give us manv more like him. E(JBERT WII.LI.VM THOMPSON AVasIiington, I). ( ' . Agriculture " Tommy " spent four enjoyable years in the Tech- nical High School of Washington, where he kept several professors busy trying to locate him. He is a member of the football squad and has been elected a member of the Poe Literary Society on the strength of his oratorical prowess. He is handicapped greatly bv being in love, spendinp ' too many hours thinking of the days with Her on the old Potomac, but let him cheer up — " Every day ' ll be Sunday bye and bye. " c ALLEN S. TREVVETTE Richmond, Va. Agriculture This gentleman is sometimes known as Professor Ruffner ' s shadow. He was born in Virginia. 21 years ago. When not awav on milk-testing trips, he spe- cializes in the girls of Washington, Hvattsville, Berwyn and College Park, with occasional extra trips to Baltimore and Richmond. Besides this. Allen stands well in his studies, is a loud if not the loudest noise in the band, and he is Vice-President of his Class. His ambition is to please the women. 75 - JOHN WILLIS VAN HORN Seattle, AVash. Horticulture In 1910 " Van " migrated from Seattle to W ' estern Maryland, where he joined a l)and of engineers and immediately proceeded to scour the hills of old Ken- tucky. As he tramped the " Trail of the Lonesome Pine " he tells us that he made acquaintance with many magicians who possessed the power to make the moon shine on a stormy night. He has now hided his time with us and is away on his journey to prosperity. W ' e all wish him luck. C?3 HARRY BAUGIIER WARD Baltimore, I(1. Agriculture In the fall of 1915 Ward wandered into the bounds of the Maryland Agricultural College, and possessing the desire to obtain agricultural knowledge he hon- ored our Class with his membership. This youth opens his mouth in class rooms only on the rarest occasions, and then only to yawn. But in spite of this, Corporal " H. B. " possesses those excellent char- acteristics that will lead a man to success. (iffirpra of % ®mo-f rar (Elasa H. M. McDoN. LD President A. S. TrevETTE ' iee-P resident T. B. Bourne Secretar -Treasurer E. W. Thompso.x Historian 76 Btatnrg of ti t oluin-f ar Aggi fi HE Two-Year Class of 1916, contrary to the usual custom of such organizations, does not claim to be the one bright star in the con- stellation of classes, the " King pin, " or the favorite son of the lot. On the other hand, we claim to be sturdy heirs to the teachings of the old School ; we have learned that in service to the School, we best serve ourselves ; and we ho])e that in service to our fellow- men we may still again be bettered. On Thursday, September 17, 1914, we gathered as a Class for the first time. A most cosmopolitan crowd we were — farmers ' sons filled to the finger tips with rugged health and a workaday knowledge of country life; city fellows, seeking health, or heeding the cry " Back to the Soil, " men terribly handicapped with a lack of knowledge of the fundamental farm principles ; and others who because they had " flunked out " in classes elsewhere, " hit the toboggan for our midst. Then, as soon as we got started the College eliminated the " Prep " Depart- ment, and another landslide struck us. Our Class now numbered thirty-six men, but the efifectiveness of our work was lessened by the large percentage of fellows who had not awakened to the responsibility of their school work and who were not only too lazy to work themselves but retarded the others by disorder and inattention in class. Some- thing of the ability of the bona fide students of the Class can be shown by com- paring them with the Seniors of 1915 in our course in Poultry. Our Class was united with the Seniors of 1915 in this study, and in the final examinations at least three of our men made higher marks than any of the Seniors. At the close of our first year w e elected officers to assume the responsibility of the Class for 1916. This year when all had returned we found that our Class, even with the addi- tion of one new member, was reduced to less than half its former strength. As those who were missing were for the most part drones anyway, their absence was accepted with a sigh of regret. As for the rest of us, there are but few indeed who have not done their bit in one way or another to foster the school ' s activities. Football, baseball, track and literary work — all claim some of us. no stars perhaps, but willing workers, the foundation upon which success is built. Historian. 77 ' ::- Py ' A -y : .-:-A- . OFFICERS R. D. MacPherson President H. F. Bible Vice-President J. W. Stevens Secretary G. S. Davis Treasurer J. M. ] IcCoRMiCK Scrcjcant-at-Arnis ME IBHRS A. J. Barrett O. L. Beaee F. Becker R. W. Boyer A. J. Boyd M. B. Daniels W. L. Frazee K. Holiday R. L. AIanxixg, Jr. J. P. Mallery G. W. NORRIS W. E. Nichols E. E. Pywell J. W. Stevens J. ] I. Swartz C. Trail J. S. Wasney, Jr. E. T- WaYB RIGHT 78 AT TBE SUMMER SCHOOL . y y -J ' ' y Y A -j ' -l -?k - il. i . C (EnUnqutafema Who are your dragging? {Who are you taking to the next dance f) Let ' s drift. {Disperse) Water Rag!!! {Jump iuunediaicJy, inirsfif ate later) I got Ijurnt. {Demerits for misconduct ) !Mv wife. {Room-mate) Won-n-n-der-r-r-ful. ( Something unusual) Bum argument. { " Hot air " " talk) I Pulled a zip. {Plunked) Rat on the Hall. {Look out for the Preshie) You ' ve got a drag. {A pull with the professor) I pulled a ten. {Perfect recitation) Rat Meeting. {A formal entertainment of Sophomores to Preslimen Got dumped. {Bed failing to obey Nezvton ' s Laics of Gravitation) I ' m from the h ' ast ' n Sho ' . {Objective point not yet located) He ' s from Cha-a-arles County. {Price County of the State) Cut the horse play. {Be quiet) Shakin ' a leg? {Are you going to the dance f) vShoot the cow. {Please pass the milk) Throw me the staff. ( Pass the bread ) Sling the grease. ( Pass the graz ' y) Shift the sand. ( Pass the sugar) Where ' s the stra])? {Pass the molasses) Let ' s look at the hen fruit. {Pass the eggs) Knock those s])uds down. (Pass the potatoes) 81 iFamtUar Sxpr satona (As given to the Humorous Editor by the Faculty. Passed l)y the r.oard of Censors.) Commandant: " Attention. " Bomberger: " From time immemorial. " Anspon: " Thus }- )U can readily see. " Darrcw: " r)il)le Class tonight. " Creese: " . " " Richardson: " Gentlemen. I say this in all sincerity. " Beckenstrater : " Where are Smoot and T ' urlingame ? " Metzger: " I ' m rather inclined to believe. " Taliaferro: " Drain and apply lime. " " Byrd: (Is kept too busy spitting in his hands to talk.) Spence: " Er-er, most remarkable, sir. most remarkable. " Patterson: " This Institootion. " Shultz : " I deem it an honor, sir. " Crisp: " Pack-up, l)oys. pack-up. " Ruffner: " , and like-a-that. " ' McDonnell: " 1 ' hat " s sufficient. " ' THE COXCENSL ' S OF OPINIOX Darrow (in chaitel ) : Miat shall I speak about? Bored ' oice in Audience: About half a minute. Do you know this Eastern- shorman ? Well, I guess you do. He has his hat on to hide a bald spot, but we would mistake the fea- tures of no other man ' s mug for those of " Mr. Brink. " His position is that of Super- intendent at the Experiment Sta- tion, but the reason we are here giving you a glimpse of his jolly old countenance is because of what he has done for athletics at our College. Year after year has Mr. Brinkley, in his quiet, unassuming- way, assisted in and often actually taken charge of caring for and building up our athletic fields. Ask the Coach about it, and he will tell you that Mr. Brinkley has always truly been " the man of the hour. " 84 Atl]bttr0 HE American i eople are known the world around as a people bubbling over with life and enthusiasm, and within the AmericatT college there is gathered the cream of the younger generation of our land — young men full to the brim with suppressed physical energy and undaunted initiative. Mere books furnish no outlet for these sterling gifts. There must be another channel, and that other channel is personified in the God of Athletics. It is as natural for a clean-cut boy to be an athlete as it is for a rabbit to run, a bird to fly, a mule to kick or for water to roll off the proverbial duck ' s back. But, aside from this natural inclination, which alone would justify the support of athletics, there is another, a material side. Phvsical develo])ment is essential to the boy who must tight the battle with his hurrying, hustling, ever onward-i)Ushing American brothers. For no matter how high the state of mental development reached, unless there is sutiicient physical power to work in conjunction with the activities of the brain and produce lasting qualities, the individual will sufifer severe reverses in the close competition with which his fellow-citizens will pave his footholds down the path of life — " A corpse iiia float upon tlic ivlwc, but strength and manhood arc required to stem the tide. " The parent usually has it rooted deep down in his cranium that the gridiron wnll bring to his boy either violent mutilation or mortal accident. He reads in the paper that some boy has been crippled in this sport, and that is enough to justify his decision. He, with a pitifullv narrow view, does not remember that railroad accidents, for instance, have meant death to five thousand where the gridiron has meant but a single broken bone. And then, too, how about personal pleasure? We are not here upon this earth as permanent fixtures, and a hundred years hence no one in the whole wide world will care whether you brought into your life the pleasures and joys possible, or whether you worked and worried to slave for some one else and pass away unknown. If, then, there is for your son pleasure in the companionship of athletics, let him be a recipient of what little happiness there may be thus derived, and rest in the assurance that it Avill tend to develop in him intelligence, honesty, and the red blood of health — those characteristics everv parent would fain see imbued within his bov. ?5 1 I I , ' 1 I I i i I I I I I tn X t ipBi rt anba rnm 0Inl6 When the oceans and the seas dry up And tlie fish get legs and walk, When the flowers grow best in the snow And the Sphinx begins to talk. When golden leaves grow on the trees And the airships touch the sky, When amoeba laugh and talk and think And people cease to die. When the Pyramids wake from their sleep And open wide their doors. And tombs of kings and slaves alike Are found beneath their floors. When water flows up Niagara Falls And the Fountain of Youth is found, When the dead shall rise up in the grave .And the North Pole ' s been cut down. When the sun stops shining in the sky And the moon turns into cheese. When the people of Mars shall visit the earth And stones float on the breeze. When the lover longs no more to see The girl he loves the best. When the desert sands grow cold and freeze And the tongue of woman shall rest. Then to you, old Hopkins and St. John ' s. Shall M. A. C. give up, And all her students will " chip in, " And give to each a cup. But ' til these things have come to pass The Black and Orange won ' t die — Her teams shall tear your colors down And nail her ' s to the sky. -Perch. ytm -m m ' i !% ' ' ' % ' ' iim m ' n ' ¥i ' % ' H ' n 86 ' ■• V y: , S-: ' -g ' _ ' c r:- --- ®ur ' ' m BASEBALL C fl - oj 19 16 Class of iQij K. Knode— ' 12, ' 13, ' 14, ' 13. ' 16. Dkrrick— ' 14, 15, ' 16. ]; , ,pg ' r ' 15. Dearstvnic — ' 14, ' 15, ' 16. Obkrlin — ' 14, ' 15, ' 16. Class of igi8 Chichhstkr — ' 15, ' 16. Mess— ' 14, " 15. ' 16. TRACK Class of 19 16 Tz. ' o-Ycar Class AiTCHKSoN— ' 13. ' 14. ' 15, ' 16. Brown— ' 15, ' 16. Grace— ' 12, ' 13. ' 14, ' 15. ' 16. KnodE— ' 14. Unclassified Morris— ' 12. ' 13, ' 14, ' 15, ' 16. SpEEr— ' 16. LACROSSE Class of 19 17 COGGINS — ' 14, ' 15. AxT— ' 15. TENNIS Class of 19 16 Ford — ' 14, ' 15, ' 16. C7a.s s- of 1920 Omigo — ' 15, ' 16. FOOTBALL Class of 19 16 AlTCHESON— ' 13, ' 14, ' 15. HiNDMAN— ' 12, ' 13, ' 14, ' 15. Knodk— ' 12, ' 13. ' 14. ' 15. Class of J 9 18 Posey— ' 14, ' 15. Rich- ' 15. Unclassified Speer— ' 15. Class of 1917 Derrick — ' 14, ' 15. KiSHPAuc.ii — ' 13. ' 14. ' 15. Oberlin — ' 14, ' 15. Tarbutton — ' 14, ' 15. Williams — ' 15. Class of 1919 A XT — ' 15. Hart — ' 15. kluRRELL — ' 15. Rover — ' 15. Shank — ' 15. Smith — ' 15. 87 ' , ■••• -r -V ' ---:.:i - : ' y :-J. ' - - ?X ' x : i — i ; f — - v- j |.:.-i: a g2) -V ' A ' ' it ■Mb, iFnntball Musiagci ' j: ' ORGANIZATION E. R. HiNDM AX Captain K. Grace Manager R. S. Dearstvni Assistant Manager H. C. BvRD Coach Septemlser 2S- October 2 October 9- October 16- October 23- October 30- November 6- November 13- November 25- 1915 SCHEDULE -Baltimore Polytecbnic Institute, at College Park -Haverford College, at Haverford -Catholic University, at Washington -Gallaudet College, at College Park -Pennsylvania Military College, at College Park -St. John ' s College, at College Park -Washington College, at College Park -Western Maryland College, at College Park -Johns Hopkins University, at Baltimore i I i i Jtlimil ill llip grart of iHarjilaiiil - . ■ JL I I I mm i .■X - ;-t M -fc«- « : a -!-»:-M»i—l: f «H- ■ : «■» ? i -yj. 1 }. }t{i-v, . ' - j C-V TcaL, ., i-crS C yk ' V T- ■iV-n ' - ' A y lLy (C ' r-.-- - KNODE THE " BIG FOUR " HART SHANK SPEER September 23- September 30- October 27- October 11- October 21- October 2S November 4- November 11- November 18- November 30- 1916 SCHEDULE -Baltimore I ' olytechnic Institute, at College Park -Pennsylvania Military College, at Chester -Dickinson, at College Park -Naval Academy, at Annapolis -Virginia Military Institute, at College Park -Haverford, at College Park -St. John ' s at Annapolis -Catholic Uni ersity, at Brookland -New York University, at New York -Johns Hoi)kins University, at P)altimore 89 ' -y j y y.y - f. W m i£ , ' ■ M c£ : ' --i £dl S - c£7y::- - It ■■■A W " CL w. ■:: -yV : A. EDWARD R. HINDMAN A year ago " Curley " Byrd said: " The greatest honor that can come to a college athlete is the captaincy of the foot- ball team. This is what has been won by Eddie Hindman by reason of his splendid work at tackle and fullback for the last three seasons and because he is the kind of fellow in whom others usually place their confidence. " Modestly, we would suggest that no greater luck could possibly have come to " Curley " than that which arrived as a Freshman in 1912 in the p erson of old " Heiny. " It is true that we lost the State Championship this year, but we lost it while Captain Hindman was in the hospital fretting away his big- heart, while his team-mates strove in vain to cover with one man the gap our " Heinv " so ably filled. HEINE ' LYMAN D. OBERLIN " Oby " could, if he were not so modest, honestly and con- scientiously say that during his time served in the Aggies ' line he has been of as much value to the team as any man on it — since he won ' t say this for himself we are saying it for him. Last fall Chandler Sprague, although we know he hated like sin to give us anything, had to give Oberlin one of the tackle positions on Maryland ' s mythical eleven — and don ' t you forget that there were some other tackles, too, within the boundaries of the old Monumental State in the Autumn of 1915. He has been selected to captain the team next year, and if he shows the ability to work others on the football field as he works himself there won ' t be much doubt about a successful season. ' OBY 90 T ]T nr ,. ' ' ■ ' J - ::-- ' - y---- 7 -- X ' NODIE ' TAL ' WHITNER ' KENNETH T. KNODE This One Hundred and Forty-Four Pounds of Brain, our quarterback, has for three years guided the destinies of our teams, and twice he has brought home to swell his Alma Mater ' s pride the Championship banner of the State. Kenneth is leaving to enter the University of Michigan, and we understand that last fall when he hurled his men against Hopkins at Homewood we watched for the last time his strategy on the gridiron. If this be true the admirers of football have, indeed, something to regret. TALBOT SPEER •■Tal " dropped in on us from the Old Dominion State as a Summer School student, and he liked us so well that he decided to " stick around " awhile and see what was going on. The Editor claims that he was the most valuable man on Maryland ' s 1915 eleven, and if he wasn ' t, then who was? Incidentally, he is the cleanest ])layer that has yet played on our gridiron. Give us another halfback like him next fall and the victories will be " all over but the shoutin ' . " WHITNEY J. AITCHESON A Sub-Freshman, he fell in love with the gridiron. The next year he beat " Pop " Koehler, a Senior, out of his job at Center, and for his service since he has for four consecutive years been awarded the highest honor we could give — a football " M " at each Christmas dance. On the field " Whitner " has played a consistent game, the kind of game whose echo will resound for him down through the future years, when he is playing in the great, competitive game of life. 91 ON THE GRIDIRON Srattts l t i txB 5ftx M. A. C, November 27th. Dear Dad: Thanks for that check — it was a Hfe-saver. Football season was over yester- day, you know, and last night we broke training. Believe me. Dad, it was some Ijreak — we broke everything in this old town from champagne bottles to moving picture shows, and now this morning we ourselves are broke. ikit, fond parent, had you seen your fathers ' son in that game yesterday, little things like twenty-dollar bills wouldn ' t worry you today. We were playing our old rivals, you know, and they are about as dirty a bunch of bums as ever took a chew of tobacco — they must be blacksmiths and bartenders, for some of them were as tough as mules and others nothing but great hunks of fat. I ' ll tell vou about it: The third quarter ended with no score. But lucky " Yc Godsl Honestly, those greasy bums have a brand of horseshoes that ' s worth something. Cigarettes and beer will out, though, you know, and in the last quarter we got to ' em. We kicked oiT ; their Fullback caught the ball and, by luckily dodging both our Ends, ran it back thirty years. Then they started that dirty line- plunging and made downs right up to our ten-yard line. Everybody on the sides was whooping like mad, and yelling at us to hold ' em — we -were holding ' em, but those gilded horseshoes of theirs were too much for anything human. Right here. Pop, is where vour voung ho])eful showed his strategy, and it happened sort of funny, too. When their Quarterback gave the signal to shift, instead of shift- ing with the rest of mv team I got left standing out on one end, with nobody to guard me; then their Center (cigarettes were telling on him) passed the ball wild, and just as I ran across it bounded right into my hands, and 1 lit out. The whole grandstand rose up and was howling to me to run, and when I looked back the smallest booze-soak in their bunch was leggin ' it after me, about twenty-five yards behind. And don ' t you believe. Dad, old boy, that I didn ' t run. Why, when that little pinch of nothing tackled me I fell three-fourths of my length across their goal line. The ball bounced out of my hands (more of their infernal luck), hue one of our fellows had followed me up the field and was right there to jump on it. Then, before we could line up again the whistle blew ; the game was over, and weliad won — but never again do I want to play a team that has the luck with it that mob of coal-heavers carries around. Your diligent son, H. B. Derrick. P. S. — Can you let me have another twenty right away? You know I am a hero now, and I have to be a sport. 93 WHEN THE SNOW FALLS BITS OF CAMPUS Anspon ww ' ms ■ ■S A- T - ' y v ' Fy ' M y . yVc A laa ball ORGANIZATION Khnnkth T. KnodE Captain S. E. Day Manacicr W. AI. KiSHPAuc.ii Assistant Manage- H. C. BvRD Coach March 21 — Catholic University, at Brookland March 30 — Navy, at Annapolis April 1 — Swarthmore College, at College Park Ai)ril 7 — Cornell University, at College Park -Vpril 8 — Gallaudet College, at College Park April 14 — Tufts College, at College Park April 15 — St. John ' s College, at College Park April 20 — Princeton University, at College Park -Vpril 22 — Boston College, at College Park April 25 — Pennsylvania State College, at College Park April 26 — West Virginia University, at College Park April 28 — Dickerson College, at College Park April 29 — Johns Hopkins University, at Baltimore May 2 — Virginia Military Institute, at College Park May 3 — Western Maryland College, at College Park May 13— Mt. St. Joseph ' s, at College Park May 16 — Catholic University, at College Park May 17 — Gallaudet College, at Kendall Green May 20 — Georgetown University, at W ' ashington May 2-1 — St. John ' s College, at Annapolis May 26 — Washington College, at Chestertown ] Iay 30 — Keio University of Japan, at College Park- SB ■ ' Fy ' My cS 7 --7 KNODE BOPST TAYLOR KENNETH T. KNODE Take off your hats, all you readers, to the most valual)le intielder in Marxland college circles, twice Captain of our baseball team. You probably noticed a few- pages back that he is a gridiron man, too, but it is on the diamond where Kenneth reigns supreme. He fields naturally, throws naturally, hits naturally, runs nat- urally, steals naturally, uses his head .s ' ifrnaturally, and is just " naturally " tht best we have to show. LESLIE E. BOPST ' " Les ' " undoubtedly possesses the earmarks of a baseball player, but. you know, the most reliable of criterions often portray nothing. Likely, baseball is an inherited characteristic with him, and, while it is none the less present, it lies in the latent rather than the dominant stage. At that, though, he has helped out in many a game ; and, even if he is not an in-and-out star, the practice he gets gives him a good appetite, and appetites are important. EDWIN A. TAYLOR With the persistence of a woman and the tenacitv of ]Mr. Brinkley ' s bulldog, Taylor has " worked " the Coach for a baseball suit four years hand-rimning. He is a catcher, or poses as such, and many is the time he has helped our team out by standing behind the plate and giving signals. Even so, he, like " Les " Bopst, gets the exercise of ])ractice and thus works up an ap])etite, something that Rocke- feller can ' t buv with all his millions. 98 Apprrrtattnn ELATIVE to " Individual baseball write-ups, " the Editor asks that you turn back a page and view the sour- faced a]3]jarition who, in the role of baseball team manager, posed so gracefully for the photographer. Try if you can to conceive that he also plays any position from the initial sack around to the keystone corner, and each with equal facility — since all he ever does is to stand there. Four years he has been with us, for four years " Curley ' ' has given him a baseball suit each spring, and for four years he has proven a second Mike Levin as far as any alue to the team may have been concerned. Comment is also due another Senior, whose picture doesn ' t ajjpear here in baseball suit for the reason that although the photographer made a dozen trips to locate straggling groups and individuals, on no occasion could this horse-hide phenomenon be caught in baseball attire. He came to us from the pride of Frederick County, and, what is more, he came to us as a pitcher. His catcher used three signals, one for a zviid ball, one for a pass ball and one for a bounce ball, the bounce ball being the one you have often noticed hit in front of the plate and bounce over. His name is Ralph McHenrv, better known at " Pat, " and he is the lad who so ardently declaimed, " Laugh and the world laughs with ou ; frown and vou wrinkle your face. " 1 r i4 ON THE DIAMOND 99 ORGANIZATION K. Graciv Captain P. H. Morris Manager H. C. BvRi) Coach MEETS TAKEN PART IN February 12 — Hopkins, at Baltimore Alarch 26 — Georgetown, at Washington March 4 — George Washington, at Washington April 29 — University of Pennsylvania, at Get- tysburg May 6 — Maryland State College, at College Park Mav 20— S. A. I. A. A., at Baltin ore 100 m 1 : 22E y ■ y ri:-y - £ ' -:yc - :y W MORRIS AITCHESON GRACE PAUL H. MORRIS Who says that Charles County is slow? Look at this tall, slender chap. Does he look slow? About two " jiffies " after the crack of the pistol Paul attains the velocity of 947 feet per second. He entered College a few years after the Civil War and soon became a member of the track squad. He can make those legs fairly fly. Not only is he a runner but also something of an aerial man, holding medals for broad and high jumping and hurdling. When Charles County takes back her loyal son " Curley " will search many years for a man to fill Paul ' s place. WHITNEY J. AITCHESON On your marks! Get set! Crack! They are ofif. Who is that big, stately fellow who is gradually getting the lead? ' Tis " Doc " or " Whitner. " " Aitchy " entered College the same year that Grace did, and the two have been performing wonders on the track As for the speed, " Whitner " is good, but when it comes to long distances he has no equal. He has the wind of a ] Iarch hare, and once he starts to run there is no way to estimate the ground that he will cover ere he stops. He has on medals enough to compete with Grace in the jewelry business. K. GRACE This Dan Patch youngster has been with us some " four-odd " vears and still that everlasting grin is with him. Yes, the same old smile, win or lose — but, no wonder, he never loses! Putting all jokes aside, " Bill " is the fastest stepper Byrd has and is likely to .hold for several vears the track records he has made. He has medals, badges, ribbons, watches and cups enough to start a first-class hock shop. If " Curley " finds some post-graduate work in the fruit line, we must not be sur- prised to see " Bill " beaming forth in another year-book. 102 J. p. BROWN This pleasant and smiling- lad is " Brownie. " You ' ve all heard of the Brownian motilit) — well, that ' s he. Brown, although he has not heen with us as long as some of the grad- uating men, has done ery creditable work. He is one of those that you hear little of but who is always there. He has done a big part in holding up the honors of this institution in both indoor and outside track work. His departure will leave a place in the track squad that it will take a good man to till. MILE RELAY TEAM CHIPMAN GRACE That this cut of tlie 1-Mile Relay Team is ' " bob-tail, " or shy a man. is most sincerely regretted l)y the Editor, who wishes to offer to " Tal " Speer the apology that unforseen circumstances made it necessary to take this picture while he, Speer, was away from College. 103 HALF MILE RELAY TEAM SWARTZ BUELL ill. A. (H. ®rark S rnriB 100- Yard Dash— Held by H. C. Byrd, 10 sec. 220- Yard Dash— Held by H. C. Hyrd, 22 3-S sec. 440- Yard Dash— Held by H. C. Byrd, 52 sec. 880-Yard Run— Held by E. W. Alontell. 2 min, 3 3- ' ? sec. 1-AIile Run— Held by E. W. lontell, 4 min, 33 2-S sec. Running Broad Jump — Held bv P. H. Morris, 20 ft. 3 in. Standing Broad Jump — Held by H. C. Byrd, 9 ft., 4 in. Shot-Put— Held by W. B. Posey, 36 ft., 6 in. Pole Vault— Held by E. W. Stoll, 10 ft., 1 in. High Jump — Held by J. P. Grason, 5 ft., 4 in. 220-Yard Hurdles— Held by J. P. Grason, 27 sec. INDOORS 1-Mile Relay— Held by P. H. Morris. J. Chi])man, K. Grace, T. T. Speer, 3 min., 32 3-5 sec. 440- Yard Dash — Held jointly by K. Grace and T. T. Speer, 52 sec. 104 . y- ' ? ' Jl2r C 7 ••. 2 V As quick as the panther when he springs to grasp his prey and as fleet as the deer hard pressed by hounds, yet even Paul — the King of Charles — cannot vanish into space at the flash of an electric light ; and all his agility gained him nothing when as a Freshman he dared to linger comfortably on a Riverdale veranda at three o ' clock in the morning. Perhaps his watch had ceased to tick and fooled hirn, or ])er- haps the moonlight, a pair of liquid eyes, soft wisps of silken tresses fluttering against the breeze and a nestling form close to — but let us on wnth the story. Lo ! The electric light flashed on. A human monster tow- ered o ' er our hero, and in words of another world it spake : " Young man, have you a home? " " Yes ' r, " stammered Paul. " Then go there. " " Yes ' r, " was the weak res]jonse. " And stay there. " " Yes ' r, " came a feeble echo from the distant Pike. And Paul has not been back. AT THE TRACK MEET 105 MR. BRINKLEY AND HIS WRECKING CREW Ballard iy e7 y: :-: r9. m ' 0::-2: rfy(y ' ' - -:- -f,:;c- :-Yj ( 7 w m X .-.V A ' •.■: 2 ,A - y . ' • iT -V S ' y : ' :tS-j ' - ' .-.-. ' V7V- M ' ants By Some of the Seniors: Bains — A girl with a Iviss. Morris — Morris chair in chiss rooms. Taylor — A mustache. Burlingame — A corner (Mi F street. McHenry — Nu classes before noun. Smith — A new joke (a round one). Gray — To Ije full grown. Ford — Justice ! Justice ! Steinmetz — A haircut. Griffin — A glass with pretzels. McKenna — A college diploma. Grace — A running chance. Knatz — No ladies around. Sunstone — A cigarette and a match. Ledge — A logical statement. SterHng — Alarriagc certificate. Reisinger — Hair tonic. Sando — A silvery moon. Towles — " Best Ever " year-book. Smoot — A condition eraser. A stitch in time saves sitting in a drausfht. ' ♦TK 7K TlT -n- I ' : 7K TK rlT rH rI-;- Tl-- ♦-I-- ♦ ' -!- rK j-lT K " -?! ♦ ♦rl- rlf -H- ♦ 107 f. ■y.4 n tt ORCxANIZATION B. A. F(jKD Captain and Manager 1016 SCHEDULE A])ril 15 — St. John ' s College, at College Park ] Iay 6 — George Washington University, at College Park ] lav 10 — Georgetown University, at W ashington May 12 — University of Virginia, at College Park ] Iay 16 — Randolph-] lacon College, at College Park May 20 — Washington College, at College P ark Mav 27 — Catholic University, at Washington 108 i - ■ ' ■y ey ' M ' - „ ' {, ' J ' -- S ( f - ; .:-. ' W-x:-; . ' ' c£v ' -- • - -a? - -. ■p ' i ' - •.. (S= ' A r -- ' P- •6g -rc£7 .-:- la EJ n? TWO ' WOPS ' 1 1l l i n nil If i i i iir rr " I -wi i i i ' ii Ti T ii i " i ii ff ii ii ' iiiffrii " " liii " iiiffi iiTii ' " " iil iniiii " " ip if " I 111 HI lillll I I ill ll l.illJiLlmilil lllM IniM I Ill mil llUlllniMlllll lllllliiMl(lilll.,irllIl lill He failed in " Dutch. " He flunked in " Cheni ; " We hear him softly hiss : " I ' d like to get the guy who said That ignorance is hliss. " ?1 N N I i N N N iipiiiiiill!Piiiiiiilli " ||iWi " |iiiffiii " " lii " " illTi!ii ' " iifl; " ' ' i " ' iii¥ ' ' ' ' ' ' Wi ' ' " ' W ■Mllll Ill Illl Ill Illllliimllll] Illlllmillil IllllliiirllJll] lUllllNlllilll.iilllIll l lUllNiirlllllll Ijl li 110 THE HERO SOPHOMORE-FRESHMAN CONTESTS J?.- t- A ,V.!.-; r Ivft ' V- Sv ' - ' •• - 2 - o : 5 ' A Wy :? g 4 S -r S7X:- Z - ' ' (£ -T - ■ •%•■ •-y " 1. TBE " TUG OF WAR " PICK EM OUT FOR YOURSELF r!-- -r!-; ri-:- TiN ♦ -I : ♦ -lT-»--I-f-»-Tlf»-rl rI-V-!-«-rI--»- ' 7 ORGANIZATION F. J. AIcKknna Manager A. V. Wii i.TAMS Assistajit Manager ■ R. W. AxT Captain SCHEDULE FOR 1916 April 12 — Baltimore City College, at College Park April 14 — Pennsylvania State College, at College Park Ajiril 15 — Baltimore Polytechnic Institute, at College Park May 17 — Lehigh Uni -ersity, at South Bethlehem ] Iay 20 — Pennsylvania State College, at State College 114 AT THE CONSERVATORY AROUiND THE HORTICULTURAL DEPARTMENT Jaunrto frnfa To start the list comes " Aitchy, " tall, who loves his dear " Doc Alac ; " Then follows Bains, right down the hall, and Ruffner gets a crack. The next is Bopst, with curley hair; to him dear Schultz is nice; John Bowling is the one so fair — he says: " Let " Mike " suffice. " " Jim " ' Bradley comes a-stepping up to tell us Broughton ' s place. While " Brock " says that he ' ll give the cup to " Boohoo " Spence ' s face. On comes the solemn Burlingame, and " Annie " is his pick ; Old Stanley Day ' s the next in name — ' tis " Pack-up " make him sick. Mike Erdman really beats the lot, with love for Brother W ' aite, And Ford ' s the guy who makes things hot when " Bommy " comes in late. To Griffin they are all the same, with " Catfish " for a choice; " Bill " Grace, of course, comes next by name, and he likes " Becky ' s " voice. Then there ' s " Gige " Gray (and red his crown) to tell us of " Doc Tolly; " Old Hindman is the next one down, and cusses Creese ' s folly. Now E. G. Knatz must have a turn to tell what " C. P. ' s " done. And Kenneth K. cares not a durn for ' Fessor Richardson. Big " Ferdy " Lodge was just too late to show his love for " Commy, " While " Pat " McHenry tells his hate for poor, old " Baldy Bommy. " McKenna (one more studying man) still swears at little Springer, And " Reds " McLean cares not a darn for Stoddard as a singer. Then Paul H. Morris has the luck to tell of Creese, his friend (?), And " Duke, " ' with good-old-fashioned pluck, says, " Spence, unto the end! " Next comes one Sando, holy terror, who makes " Jum " Dennis swear, Miile " Kerchie " Smith, who has no error, stuffs " Becky " full of air. A dummy, Smoot, is next in rhyme, and he, too, loves his " Beck; " John Sterling says, " Jus t for a dime I ' d love them all, by Heck! " Fred Steinmetz speaks of Creese, his friend, and we agree with him ; Yet " Sunny " swears that to the end " Henry T " the cream will skim. " Fats " Taylor is the next on roll, and " Bommy ' s " won his heart ; " Jim " Towles claims that he ' s found no hole in Stanton from the start. " Bob " Miite, the next to last on list, says Cory gets his goat — And Wilson cries, " Th ' whole blamed bunch ain ' t worth my last year ' s coat. ' ' Bob White. 118 I " p. " ., t ' .r ,::ArrA S7 : vr. 7 . (syy-r 3; ■ cy ; ■ -• - -- ; - ' -■ A rl -liiiiiil f r ! If " H x 9B« L ' . F Iv n ' 9 | r ' ' ■ KJii- - ■ !i£m ' i i i .,!i; . ' fcd fi - iW W ll " " ' • -■■- to3 . » - ■ QP J ■ ' ' a " " ' % " ,iil_ ' glggmgl . B RrubKn Brigham Siaic Lecti aip:mbers R. S. DlvARSTVNE W. Carroll P. V. Horn H. R. Shoemaker D. J. Howard W. AI. KiSHPAUGH R. D. Watson W. A. Gemeny D. W. Gray R. W. Remsburg F. Wilde J. P. Jones G. F. Epplea ' G. AI. AIerrill W. K. Grigg W. P. WlLLL MS 120 c- " A- y - - ' y C ' - jp, J G . V: : r " ; 7 ' ■ ' - Sh ' - ' :V-o:-:-A-y -yC: c 7 • k • J-cvZ- P X- r ' TT ' y. - ' - ' yV.:: V 7V: lii ff ' 2 ' e?M i i Hp ' ' f 0«ng m n B QIl)rattau ABBnnattnn B. H. Dakrow, Director CABINET H B. Derrick Prcsidcnl E. A. Taylor Vice-President K. E. Smith Secretary R. S. Dearstvnr Treasurer W. J AiTCHEStjN, G. ] I. Ierrill Bible Study H. J. FristoE Mission Study H. R. Shoemaker Meuihership J . C. Sterltno Critic J. DoNNETT Music S. V,. Day Athletics C. K. Don AVON. J. P. Jones Publications D. j. Howard Euiployment r,. j , Shultz Meetings R. F. McHenrv Deputations 121 )r ■•- rOyVrV-y-O- f r - ' y K T p ' j A w N m m rr r ICtt rarg nri ty OFFICERS K. E. Smith President KnodK Vice-President D. J. Howard Secretary-Treasurer J. C. Stkrlinc Critic MEMBERS W. J. AiTCHEsoN C. H. FucHS H. R. Shokmaker W. D. Barrktt W. F. Gilpin B. S. Tongue F. S. Chichester W. K. Grigo R. C. Towles H. B. Derrick E. G. Knatz R. White P. V. Downing L. H. Haslup Prof. F. B. Bomberger M. D. Engee H. E. Snyder Proe. J. E. Metzger L. W. Erdman J. A. Reisinger y l PilS organization numbers only twenty-two members, but it harbors some V- of the leading lights of the College. By glancing at the roll it will be noted that the New Mercer is a very cosmoi)olitan society, including budding orators, experienced debaters, old and new Editors-in-Chief of both The Reveille and the Weekly, stars of the football, baseball and track teams, fra- ternity leaders, cadet officers, grangers and representative men from each College Class. The society meets bi-monthly in its room in Calvert Hall, the meetings usually being open to visitors. It is a well-known fact that very few scientific men are able to deliver an effective speech upon their special subjects. Yet. there is nothing of greater importance to the educated man than the ability to speak with facilitv in public. With these points in mind the New Mercer members have gi en during the year a series of short, informal talks upon semi-scientihc subjects. These speeches were not memorized, but were delivered from brief notes. At the close of the talk the s])eaker was expected to be able to answer reasonable questions from the other members. The honorary members have also favored the societv with excellent talks. Altogether the society feels that it has held a successful year and looks forward with confidence to the future. 123 ' J ' ' l A s ll 0 Utt rarjj nrt ty OFFICERS R. F. McHenrv President L. E. BoPST Vice-President G. AI. Merrill Secretary Georce Grav Treasurer E. A. Taylor Critic R. W. Arthur W. A. Brockwell J. A. BromlEv P. E. Crum MEMBERS F. D. Day D. Gray H. Hallam P. V. Horn F. G. Lodge W. Measday E. W. Thompson R. D. Watson Professor C. S. Richardson i HE literary society which had Ijeen known as the Morrill Literary Society vl was reorganized under the name of the Poe Literary Society on November 3rd, 1915. ... Excepting a few instances, meetings have been held regularlv on Wednesday evenings in the Section E society room of Calvert Hall. These meet- ings have been productive of debates, addresses, readings, recitations and other phases of literary work. Among the miscellaneous lectures presented was a series on Parliamentary Law by Professor Richardson. As all of the students were invited to attend these lectures given bv Professor Richardson, manv availed themselves of that opportunity and thereby became benefited. In accordance with a suggestion from the Faculty Committee o n Student Organizations, the membership of the society has been restricted to twenty stu- dents. As a result, the standard of the society was raised. Instead of seeking students for members as in former years, they now seek us. In choosing the most desirable, the applicant ' s interest in, and willingness to work for, the societv was considered more important than the boost of the indolent literate. What has been accomplished this year of a more permanent nature is the laying of a strong foundation for literary activity in succeeding years. As the societv room has been furnished for the expressed purpose of literary pursuits, and with the strong beginning made in 1915, the Poe Literary Society should look forward to a still more successful year in 1916- ' 17. 125 •• Agrirultural (Elub OFFICERS W. J. AiTCHKsoN President P. H. ] IoRRis Vice-President R. C. TowLES Secretary E. G. Knatz Treasurer D. J. Howard Sergeant-at-Arnis EXECUTIVE CO IMITTEE W. J. AiTCHKsoN K. E. Smith R. C. Towrjcs MEMBERS The members of this Ckib inckide practically every agricul- tural student in the College. FACULTY : I EMBERS Prof. W. T. L. Taliaferro Prof. Nicholas Schmitz Prof. J. E. Mltzcfr 126 ■■ ' ' y ' y l° ' .-7- 4i-x. %J " " v ' : ' -- U. vU 5 OFFICERwS K. T. KnodK President J. D. Bowling V ' lce-Presideni C. DoNAvoN Secretary-Treasurer FACULTY MEMBERS Prop-. L. B. Broughton Dr. H. B. McDonnell Prof. S. C. Di nnia Mr. T. D. Jarrell Prof. H. J. Whiti; MEMBERvS Taylor, E. A. Day, F. ' Brimkr, C. F. Whitk, R. Shumate, J. Ternent, H. B. Sando, C. E. Rich, M. N. EtiEnne, C. BopsT, L. E. Keefauver, L. Wallop. W. D. Royer, E. Bradley, J. Remsburg, R. Walls, H. Koff, J- Miller, A. Boone, A. W Nash P. Whyte, W. GiLMOUR, L. J. DoNNET, J. W NTZ, L. 127 OFFICERS G. B. Gray President E. R. HiNDMAX Vice-President A. V. Williams Secretary-Treasurer FACULTY AIEMBERS Dr. T. H. Taliaferro Prof. H. Gwixxer Prof. N. R. Warthex Prof. Myrox Creese Prof. H. L. Crisp JMr. G. B. Sprixger Ir. E. N. Hodgins STUDENT lEMBERS Amigo Browx Eyre Oberlin Sellmax Arthur Chichester Fuhrmax Payne Smith, H. Bacon Cockey Griffix Pyle Smith, J. Balkam Conover Gleason Richmond Sexart Barrett Coggins Hand Rocklin Simpson Barton Childs Hardesty Rust Seigert Berlin Coppage Latimer Ruff Schein Berry Cuttler Miller Rakman Tarbuttox Brimer Dawson McKexxa Steixmetz Wilsox Bromley Duvall McLean Sterling Williams Brooks Engle Morniiinweg Sunstone 128 - M ■ • i ' i ;-. : v - ' vk- ' vg OFFICERS R. C. TowLEs President G. I. Sturgis l ice-President W. F. Gilpin Secretary Robert White Treasurer MEMBERS E. N. Bowling J. E. Dignman J. E. Mills J. D. Bowling M. T. B. Ezekiel A. L. PerriE C. F, BiETscH A. D. Etienne J. T. Perkins B. L. BuRNsiDE C. 1. Fuhrman E. E. Pywell H. J. Benson F. M. Haig A. D. Rust S. W. Beall R. Haig R. L. Sellman O. L. Beall E. W. Hand M. D. Sewell F. S. Chichester W. R. Hardistv H. L. Smith P. W. Chichester J- E. Keefauver F. L. Thompsex B. Davidson J- P. MallErv M. A. Thorxe W. H. DuvALL R. L. Manning 129 fW? i . T ; ;5 -f -:: -yyi ::JZ. lalttmnrp (Eittr (Elub OFFICERS John DonnRT Prcsidcii! R. W. AxT Vice-President B. S. ToNf.ui- Secretary R. C. Smith Treasurer Abott Chuwian CoMl ' TON Dir.Gs Johnson MEMBERS KORFF MURRKLIv NORRIS SWARTZ Stkvuns Vandkrmast Ward 130 gTTT F X. • " v ' ' ' :•: ■y. 2 : ' .■ ' " ' ■••■ y iMntttgom rij (Enunty Qllxib OFFICERS W. J. AiTCHKsoN President H. R. Shoi maki:r Vice-President F. D. Day Secretary-Treasurer D. J. Howard Sercjeant-at-Arms MEMBERS J. L. AiTCHKsoN P. V. Bacon H. B. Derrick J. A. Engle E. D. Oberlin J. H. Rankin J. A. Reisinger W. D. Diggs A. H. Seeeman R. p. West 131 ' M J f ' ' ' ' ' ' Zl W ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' K . 7r ;. AE7 r .- ■■ ■ " m. •g r -V A i r-r S7A i y ' - cs T --V? w -- w 1 1 »li ' „J| | JB gl iP7 •»• A ••■ ■ ■.«M " " IHSPW ■t?.»«p -!■ If MM ,, AiM H Hi niiiS " M;- ■ lAi hSS9 V ■ ' f " " Sll " " fl ' ' 1 Kk. ■ ' ■iWll ■■If m ' t K JlBl — H ■r V| jp K !J« 5 aA. - " :.. ._ ? V ■. P " i 1 1 i Wl J 1 i 1 . ' M-r- ■ 1 1 w ■wr " -»• nm rs t OInunttj OIlub OFFICERS G. j [. jMkrrill President E. O. Simpson rice-President D. Wallop Secretary ] I. Thornton Treasurer JNIEMBERS William Blauchamp E. H. Brinklkv H. C. Bvrd Jamks Starr J. C. Sterling 132 •.■■ n [ryj. }t -yjJi V ' yhXr ' L. ' s ' x.J ?-? ' " rs? ' r ' ftrV yy-t - " G L •f F- M ,-o T , Z ])- P ' r -Af ' ' ' :p ' ' Inrr at r-Htrnmirn Qlnuntu Club OFFICKRS E. A. Taylor President J. A. BroimlEv Vice-President F. C. Brimkr Secretary-Treasurer MEMBERS W. E. Brimkr Charlks Elliott A. V. Williams 133 6 s :iS ,..:Ar; ;.: G n : : - ■ 7. OFFICERS P. H. ] IoRRis President P. E. Clark Vice-President R. D. Watson Secretary-Treasurer xMEMBERS A. FrKr J. Frkrk D. HUXGERFORD B. ] IatthivWS K. C. Posey W. B. POSEV W. P. WiLEIAMS Prof. H. T. Harrison 134 M ■f ' F . 4 ' 0: :-l ' l...c.Y..E..p iA - .: ... Y ' W-P 7 OFFICERS L. I. Guilds President S. E. Griffin Vice-President R. S. EvRF Secretary-Treasurer MEMBERS L. A. Haslup G. S. Clark J. B. Clark D. R. Harp 135 ' WM WAWf Snssbnurg Qllub OFFlCERvS P. M. : I()RKis President J. C. vStkrlinc. Vice-President J. BradlKv Secretary G. B. Gray Treasurer COMMITTEE CHAIRMEN P. H. Morris, Reception F. J. McKknna, Refreshments K. T. KnodK, Program B. A. Ford, Music W. J. AiTCHKsoN, Floor MEMBERS Dr. Patterson Mm. Chase Mr. Bur LING AM E Dr. Taijaferro Mr. DURNP.AUGH Mr. W. D. Gray Dr. Mc Donnell Mr. Calvert Mr. Sturgis Proe. Bomberger Ir. Connor Mr. Ketchman Proe. SpEnce Mr. R. C. Williams Mr. Jones Proe. Broughton .AIr. Palmore Mr. Unger Proe. Cory Mr. Bains Mr. Sando Proe. Harrlson Mr. FUCHS I Ir. Blundon Proe. Byrd AIr. Shoemaker Mr. Day Proe. Richardson Mr. Dawson Mr. Pywell Proe. Rueener Mr. FUHRMAN Mr. Wallop Proe. vSymons Mr. Sellman Mr. Mills Proe. Crisp Mr. K. E. Smith Mr. DONAVON Proe. Bruce Mr. G. Clark Mr. R. White Proe. Anspon Mr. Taylor .Mr. Brockwell Proe. Taliaeerro Mr. B. Clark Mr. Larsen Proe. Gwinner Mr. P. E. Clark Mr. Beull Proe. Creese Mr. Bowling AIr. Watson Mr. p. W. Chichester Mr. A. V. Williams Mr. Johnson Mr. McLean Mr. Mr. RakEman Erdman Mr. BOPST 137 -r v 4 J. C. Stkrlinc, ' 16 Editor-iii-Chicf H. R. Shoemaker, ' 17 Local Editor C. H. FucHS, ' 17 Assistant Local Editor H. Smith, ' 17 Assistant Local Editor H. B. Derrick, ' 17 Athletic Editor G. AI. Merrill, ' 18 Sophomore Editor W. K. GrigG, ' 18 Sophomore Editor F. D. Dav, ' 18 Sophomore Editor H. F. Ungar Contributing Columnist Miss L. E. Conner Contributing Columnist K. E. Smith, ' 16 Cartoonist C. G. Don AVON Business Manager A. V. Williams, ' 16 Assistant Business Manager G. F. EpplEy, ' 17 Assistant Junior Business Manager 138 m. A. ®. Wnkhj T is often said that the press is the mouthpiece of the people. The IVecklv is the mouth])iece of the students of Maryland Agricultural College. Its columns are impartial word-jjictures of the activities, thoughts, and life of our College, news-pictures of past, present and future happenings and those things that shuitid hai)pen. The Weekly was founded Octoher 15, l ' J14, its hirth heing due to the fact that the Triangle, a hi-monthly, had proven inade- quate for the needs of an expanding college and a rapidly enlarg- ing student body. While a well-edited paper, the Triangle had always been more or less unsatisfactory because its news was necessarily " stale " ' to the student body. The IVeekly was a success from the start. Its editorial board was composed of earnest, industrious men, who were interested in the welfare of the organ. The news came out promptly, with always a goodly percentage of articles pertaining to the future. The student body and Faculty gave the paper their support, and it has ])rospered. From time to time our paper has seen the addition of new departments and the casting aside of old. Besides everyday news articles there is a well conducted Editorial page, " Notes and Queries, " ' Departmental Column and Alumni page. The paper is published entirely by the students, under the censorship of the English Department. The editors are elected by the various classes, except the Editor-in-Chief, who is elected by the Board, composed of the Staff and Facultv Committee, for the following year. It is planned to enlarge the Weekly in the near future and also to merge it into a daily as soon as the student body is large enough to support a daily sheet. There is also a movement on foot to add a magazine, to be issued monthly, to the Hst of student publications. The magazine would be devoted largely to the inter- ests of the Alumni Association and would fill the long-felt want of such a publi- cation. The Weekly stands for better scholarship, stronger athletics, and a greater IMarvland Agricultural College. It knocks only when boosting fails. It may be called a radical publication, for its motto is " Progress. " ' It is a medium of expression for student to student. Faculty to student, and student to Faculty. Our paper believes that the best is not enough for each man to give to himself and to his College, for even the best may be made better. A ' hat more would vou have? 139 (§n SCtBStng % OjME one has said that kissine is the art of extracting honev from tuHps, and protecting the same against frost by careful massage and frequent watering. Mathematically speaking, a kiss may be defined as nothing divided by two. Experimentation and observa- tion have proven conclusively that at least two individuals are necessary in order to make kissing eiTective and desirable. How- ever, an audience is not necessary, as it merely serves to neutralize the intrinsic charm involved in the process. There seems to be no standard hour adopted as the correct time for kissing; some have suggested 11.13 P. " SI., while others prefer a later hour. Kissing is practiced in all parts of the sphere, but the best results have been obtained in canoes, on back-stairs, unlighted verandas and moonlight strolls. The best locality, however, is usually found to be the mouth. If this spot is selected and adhered to. the reward is inevitable. The procedure is very simple, }et there are certain fundamentals to be kept in mind, viz. : Choose the victim to be caressed. Establish co-operation if possible. Create a cheerful atmosphere. Discard from habitat all rolling pins and flat irons. 5. Retreat promptly when necessary. A few hints at this time to the lady involved may be advisable. If you are ever subjected to the above environment it may be to your interest to proceed as follows: First call for father if you are sure he is away. Then call for mother if you are certain she will not respond. When these summons ' have failed whisper softly and gently in your partner ' s ear, " How dare you do such an heroic act! " An encore will surely follow if your said part is properly per- formed. The suggestions applicable to the gentleman are few but important. Before kissing certain individuals it is at times mandatory that exit observations be taken in order to avoid any possible embarrassment from delayed departure. The reason so many fail when it comes to kissing may be attributed to the fact that they have not given the matter due consideration. Onlv a vague idea of the science is comprehended by one or both individuals involved. Is it any wonder that so many people are troubled with fistula of the eye, absence of teeth, or postponement of marriage? It is hoped that in the near future the science of kissing will have become an art. When this is accomplished these prevalent mysteries, secrets, and marriage postponements will vanish like the Ford behind an automobile. 1. 2. 3. 4. Phil Os ' )phi:r. 140 iitlitarg HEN this Commencement drill is over and the last note of the bugle is lost with its echo over this dear old hill, the last vestige of larvland Agricultural College as a purely military college will be but a memory in the hearts of those Senior othcers who are taking command in the great competitive drill of life. For half a century the boys who marched under old Mary- land ' s flag were soldiers from ■■Re eille " at the break of day to " Taps " late at night. Four whole years each one of them li -ed his life in time with the trumpet call, the sharp command, and that old spirit of " snap " and " vim " for which our College is famous. Four years ago the barracks, that building which constituted the College when the fathers of the present generation were stu- dents, was wiped away by fire. A new College, with new buildings rose in its place, and the dream of a greater Maryland Agricultural College came true. At first there was a movement on foot to eliminate entirely all military training, but the final decision was to devote one hour a day to " Science and Tactics. " It was a great drop, from twenty-four hours to one hour per day. Friends of the College predicted dire results, but the change in reality was much, slower than in theory. The influence of strong militarism was slow to pass away. The student of today is not essentially diflferent from the student of " Before the fire. " While his codes and customs are perhaps dift ' erent he has the same spirit deep down in his heart. He is an " ] I. A. Caesar " in every sense of the word. He is as good a soldier and student, as he would have been under the old regime. He has simply changed with his College. In practice, the same amount of time is spent in drill and the theoretical study of military science ; the dift ' erence comes in government and discipline. Today military science is a part of the curriculum, a part of the College life, instead of the whole of College and College life. That military training does much for the college man no one may doubt. It gives him method, self-reliance, physique and acuteness and quickness of thought. The call of the age is for the man who is able to pick and command men and himself. Maryland Agricultural College owes much to the men who founded the Alorril Act. " Uncle Sam ' s " training has made her sons stronger and more cap- able. And should their country need them they would each and everv one gladly march forth and defend her even as they defend their Alma Mater, her honor and her name. 142 c ' X y ' Tt-z: - :-7 - i X ' %- rgy-v -:y-f :-.-; t Sattnn ♦ I I f f yi 4 s ' ■r f t i So softly at the evening ' s close, Along this dim, gray hall, To tell us that our day is done, Comes Tattoo ' s clear-cut call. Ah ! Welcome is her ringing note Now, when the day has passed, For cares and worries all we know Are furled up in her blast. The years we ' ve harked that bugle-call But yesterday marked four ; Today that call is a silent call — She speaks to us no more. Not always were our tasks well done When Tattoo brought repose. But well she served to teach the truth That each day has its close. She ' s taught us that if we would win Each hour must do its best, For each hour speeds that final night Whence comes eternal rest. We thank her, now, and pray our God That the lesson which she gave May bear for each a life well done When gray hairs seek the grave. — The Bdito) I ' - ' ♦7: H t I I I f I t I I % ' 1 i I ' t I t ■i ' t -t }■ ♦ 1 I I ' ■i SI f f f i I I 143 n: on: a nnn DDD n Q: OQ :n THE BATTALION STAFF r ni IP c 3 El It 1 IF HIE COLOR Gl AKD 146 . 1 fe2 . fcfe J. Y: : ] U i l i-s£ iS. ? T-. y -0 ■ T T ' Ji- ' r ' ' " : ' ' :-x :- n y ' XC T : riif " i 25attaltnn i»taflf F. J. AIcKkn N A Major G. B. Gray first Lieutenant- Adjutant J. BradlKv First Lieutenant-Quart eruiaster H. B. Si-,NAKT Sergeant-Ma jor I. CocciNs Color-Sergean A. V. WiLLiA.MS Colur-Sergean. 147 ■ ' T y. s -r - ' y t ' y » $ 8K 4 Mx? 4 € -4K ' $ ' l ' ?t J » Company " A " ' j $ ! « 148 t ' y ' T L ; t -i e - i • .!, t£ ' :v, . ' ■ iv-y o :;., 6 Jr P::- . m =■■■■ -£.y- X. t ! .-v-V - ■:X ynV7:. V ri. Ralph F. AIcHknrv CapUiin Lieutenants L. E. BopsT First W. M. : IcLr:AN Seeond Sergeants J. A. BromlKv First I. CocciNs Q. M. H. B. Derrick ' Second W. AI. KisHPAuGii Third Corporals L. M. Childs First W. B. McKiNLEv. Second W. P. Williams Third P. V. Horn Fourth B. S. ToNGui- Fifth G. F. EpplKv Si.vth 149 ii ' i ' S " ♦ j ♦ 3 S • (§ ! « ?S • « € ■ 1 « s S 1 1 $ | -«. 2 | f ' s Company " B " 150 j;c3;,- ' g? -i 7- X ' y:- ' - rgy T--:- -pr-.-; (©rgantgattmt of OInmpang " 1 " p. H. Morris Captain Lieiifcnanfs R. A. Taylor I i ' ' J. T. SuNSTONR Second Sergeants H. H. Balkam Pi ' -sf F. KoRF Q. M. J. E. Mills Second D. Gray Third W. GivmEny Fourth Corporals F. H. RakKman Pirst M. A. Pyli- Second C. J. FuHRMAN Tliird M. A. Thorni-: Fourth E. L. Wilde; Fifth W. Carroll Sixth 151 sV ST ,- y - . -r iM! ai: " .-■■ r AvcS -- •■ - - b 9r C®. «C " I Compan}) " C " S 152 ■j;ccv 7 - z ?m m H ' ■ ' - ■r --. _£2Z: ' Pl ®rgam2attnn nf Qlnmpang " 01 " K. E. Smith Captain Lieutenants W. J. AiTCHKSON First RoBHRT Whitp: Second Sergeants G. M. Sturgis First H. W. Fristcje; 0. M. R. D. Watson Second A. V. Williams Third D. J. Howard Fourth Corporals C. H. Bacon First F. AI. Haig Second C. S. Elliott Third M. D. EnclK Fourth H. Ward .Fifth R. France; SixtJi 153 t7 ? J Unatrr of tl|? Ian6 OFFICERS L. C. Wii soN F ' r - Lieiitenani H. Smith Drum Major J. DoNNKT .First Sergeant A. H. Sellman Second Sergeant C. H. FuCHS Third Sergeant L. BuRRiTT Fourth Sergeant P. E. Clark First Corporal R. G. Stuntz Second Corporal INSTRUMENTS L. C. Wilson — E Flat Clarinet J. Donni-:t — 1st Trombone A. H. Slllman — Bass Drum " C. H. Fuchs — 2nd B Flat Clarinet L. Burritt — Cymbal P. E. Clark — Solo Cornet R. G. Stuntz — E Flat Bass G. I. Conover — 3rd Trombone R. C. Conrad— Snare Drum K. C. PosE v— Solo B Flat Clarinet T. H. Clagett— 3rd Trombone R. S. Evre— 3rd Alto B. DuBEL— 2nd Alto W. N. EzEkiel— 4th Alto C. W. Ketchman — 2nd Cornet J. H. Lanrall — 1st B Flat Clarinet W. R. Hardisty — 1st Cornet E. V. MillER — Solo Cornet J. E. Keefauver — 1st Alto R. L. Sellman — 3rd Clarinet M. D. SewEll — E Flat Bass J. H. Remsburc, — Baritone A. Trevette — 2nd Cornet ]. W. Stevens — 1st Cornet A. D. EtiennE — Chief Bugler C. E. Johnson — Bugler F. J. FrErE — Bugler J. E. Dingman — Bugler J. A. Gray — Bugler H. L. Rocklix — Bugler 154 y ' :.k -yJy - " Jfy .-: J . ' r- ' y rA • 4 ;;. :;; °- r lJr ,. ' ■V ' y : ' :; ;} ' -o7 ...-. ' ' 7 DRILL LOCALS AT OUR POULTRY PLANT s|«; A RlC LTuR ■• ' -- V ; .-- Avcs -- •• - A 4 mi A Miss is as good as her smile. She — You have made a great impression upon me. Paul M — I ' m so sorry — I ' ll not hold you so tight the next time. Taylor (after telling a joke) — Do you see the point? She — If it ' s what I think it is, I don ' t, and you ' re no gentleman. Brockwell (at ball game) — That ' s Knode over there; in a few weeks he ' ll be our best man She — Oh, William, this is so sudden. A man ' s best friend, they say, is a full pocket-book. An empty one is the most constant friend, because while others may grow cold he will find no change in his purse. Bains — Did you ever go gunning? P rdman — No. Bains — Then you don ' t know what you ' ve missed. From Sophomore to Pa — Roses are red, violets are blue, send me ten bones, then I ' ll owe you. From Pa to Soph. — Roses are red, carnations are pink, the enclosed ten bones, you ' ll find I don ' t think. Sophomore — Why are you taking that History again this year? Junior — Because, you see. History repeats itself. Knatz — If you look at a marble what will it do? Day — Look round. McKenna (in his farewell speech). — Classmates, if we must part, let us go together. Little beams of moonshine, Little hugs and kisses, Alake a little maiden Change her name to Mrs. 158 Aitcheson — Dear, it ' s l)een a long, hard race, but we ' re reaching the goal at last, aren ' t we? She — Yes, and you don ' t know how glad I am to be on my last lap. Knode (in chapel after a piano selection) — Well, Charlie, what do you think of his execution? Sando — I ' m in favor of it. A newly captured horse thief, Dangling from a tree. In a hoarse whisper muttered, " This sus]Knse is killing me. " Willie — Say, father, what does college-bred mean? Pa — To many fellows, my son, college-bred means a four year ' s loaf. Freshman — What is that animal doing there? Senior — Oh, that ' s a razor-back hog stro])ping himself. Dr. Griffith (observing a stone mason at work) — My man, the trowel covers a good many mistakes, doesn ' t it? Stone Alason — Yes, and so does the spade. Towles — jMac, I ' m going to cjuit smoking. jMcHenry — You haven ' t the wall power, Jim. Towles — Haven ' t I? Well, I ' ve quit four times already this week. I wisht I w ' as a little rock Asettin ' on a hill, An ' doin ' nothin ' all the day But jest asettin ' still. I wouldn ' t eat, I wouldn ' t drink, I wouldn ' t even wash. But set and set a thousand years An ' rest myself, by Ciosh ! She — All extremely bright men are conceited, anyway. Stmstone — Oh, I don ' t know; I ' m not. 159 z m ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' r ' - ' y :i r7 ' -v-- A An Advertisement Model Remember the slogan " It Pays to Advertise. " Study this model and be wise. — Humorous Editor. JOHN DOE UNDERTAKER AND CONFECTIONER DEALER IN CEMENT, HORSE RADISH, CIGARETTES, SILVERWARE AND LIME MATRIMONIAL AGENCY. GIVE US A TRIAL ORDER. ICE CREAM AND SOFT COAL AT HALF PRICE WHILE THEY LAST. HIDES, TALLOW AND MAPLE SYRUP. CHOCOLATE CAROMELS AND TAR ROOFING. PLAYER PIANOS, BATH FIXTURES AND COUNTRY SAUSAGE. HABERDASHER AND NUMISMATIST. JEWS-HARPS AND DRESSED POULTRY GLUE, CIGARS, CODFISH AND HARDWARE. FRESH PIES AND FALSE MUSTACHES. FINE GOLD JEWELRY, OYSTERS AND CORN PLANT- ERS. PERFUMERY, PUTTY, FALSE TEETH AND GENT ' S NECKWEAR. DISEASES OF CATTLE AND DIVORCE TREATMENT A SPECIALTY. SATISFACTION REFUNDED OR MONEY GUARAN- TEED. SEND US $9.00 AND A LOCK OF HAIR FOR A FREE TRIAL ORDER BY PARCELS POST. 219 SOUTH COLLEGE AVENUE 29th Door from " Bill " White ' s 160 54 ■■ ■ ■ - — . v i X %-- ' ' - y ' w •■■■ -«- .■-■; i yCJjy c » i Booker C, Sr. — Look here, son. Booker C, Jr.— Well, Dad ? The Old Man — Did you pick out that suit of clothes of your own accord or is it a part of your college hazing? He called her Lilly, Violet, Rose, And ever - sweet flower of spring ; She said, " I can ' t be all of those, So you nutst lilac everything. " Professor " Herb " White (in Chemistry) — Under what combination, !Mr. Sando, is gold most cjuickly released? Charlie — Marriage. I draw the line at kissing, She said in accents line. But he was a football player And so he crossed the line. Senior — What three words are used most? Freshman — I don ' t know. Senior — Correct. Professor Anspon says the easiest wav to identify a dogwood tree is by its bark Reisinger — Say, Paul, it was down to zero in my room last night. Paul — That ' s nothing. The man sat on the moonlight deck. His head was in a whirl, His eyes and mouth were full of hair, His arms were full of girl. IMcHenry — I can see good in all things. Lodge — How ' bout a fog, Mac? Erdman — Do you believe in signs ? Eleanor — Yes, Indeed. Erdman — Well, last night I dreamed you were madly in love with me. Eleanor — That ' s a sign you w ere dreaming. Professor — Donnet is asleep. Will some one tap him on the head? Coggins — Don ' t do it ; you ' ll flood the room. 161 FAVORITE OCCUPATIONS i f ' ' ' - rOirV -:. -fT.. , ,..„l ?i , c - ?9 ' ] Iiss B (excitedly) — Oh, Ir. McLean, isn ' t your pitcher just perfectly grand? He hits the club nearly every throw. vShe — Don ' t you want to kiss me? Steinmetz — 1 have sand in my mouth. She — Swallow it — you need it. She fat seashore) — Didn ' t I meet you here two summers ago? Sterling — Why-er — I think so. Your face feels familiar. Ford — Why is glass? Bains (after much hesitation) — I ' m sure I don ' t know. Ford — Well, can ' t you see through it ? Professor Ruffner — A fool can ask more questions than a wise man can answer. Aitcheson — No wonder so many of us flunk your " exams. " Taylor (nervously) — Mary, there ' s been something trembling on my lips for a long time. She — Yes, so I see. Why don ' t vou shave it ofif ? EXAMPLE OF SENIOR ENCxLISH Throughtout all the multitudinous vicissitudes of inconstant fortune under no circumstances allow any susquipedalian argumentation whatever to induce thee to sever the contiguity existing between the furru inous equestrian crescent and the portiere of your ancestral domicile. ( In other words, don ' t take the horseshoe from above your door.) Smoot — Dearest, you are the breath of mv life. She — Well, wh} don ' t you hold your breath sometimes? After the clock struck eleven the peevish father strode to the top of the stairs and called down, " Mabel, doesn ' t that young man know how to say good night ? " Does he? " echoed Mabel from the darkness below, " Well, I should sav he docs. " " P ' urious, " says Smith, denotes a girl ' s pleasure on being kissed. 163 AS FOUND ON A HOLIDAY Freshman — It ' s very kind of you to dance the hesitation with me — me, the worst dancer in the room. ( Here he trod on her foot for the ninth time, and she answered sweetly), " Why, how can you say so? Your feet hardly seem to touch the floor. " McKenna — Did you know a man could get drunk on water? Stifif — Impossible, you can ' t get drun k on water. McKenna — Don ' t fool yourself; you can get drunk on water just as well as on land. Baby — Wow, wow, wow, wow ! McHenrA- (in 1920) — Four bawls and I walk. Freshman (writing home) — How do you spell financially? Roommate — F-i-n-a-n-c-i-a-1-l-y, and there are two r ' s in emjjarrassed. CURRENT EVENTS FROM THE " CHARLES COUNTY ECHO " Captain Morris went out to Toadstool Hill yesterday and gathered a nice mess of mushrooms. The services will be very simple — no flowers. Read the ECHO and forget your other troubles. Professor Watson while harnessing his oxen last week was kicked just south of the corncrib. Rev. Reisinger will preach Sunday on, " Hell, its location and absolute certainty. " Squire Posey will sing, Tell mother I ' ll be there accompanied by Air. Frere. Postmaster P. E. Clark was playing with a kitten last Friday when it scr atched him on the veranda. Mary — William means good; James means beloved; I wonder (blushing) what George means ? Mother — W ell, daughter, let ' s hope that George means business. Lives of Seniors all remind us That they strive to do their best, And departing leave behind them Notebooks that may help the rest. Senior to Rat — What do you get for sweeping that room? Rat— Nothing if I do, but hell if I don ' t. 165 LOCAL SNAPSHOTS ' .J S " -i ,:. . ' c57, fp. ■ , ' j2$ Professor — That is about as clear as mud. ,;v Grace — Well, Annie, doesn ' t it cover the ground? Professor Dennis — To what division of living matter do bacteria belong? White — I think that is one of the questions that is baffling science, isn ' t it? Dennis — It seems to be baffling the science of this class, all right. She — Plow will this look — with evergreens o er holly? K. Smith — All right, but I ' d rather see mistletoe over yew. McLean — What is that bump on vour head, Jim? Towles — Oh, that ' s where a thought struck me. Professor — What do you expect to be when you graduate? Pywell — A grandfather. Professor (explaining a problem) — Now, just look at the board and PU run through it quickly. Visitor — Does your dog get anv exercise? Brockwell — Yes, he goes for a tramp every day. The Freshman stood on the burning deck, And so far as we can learn He stood right there without a fear — He was too sffeen to burn. 167 o,-? ' ,. ■ V 1 : ' fr ' § igma pirt tguta ilffrat rntty Founded at the University of Pennsylvania in l ' OS Delta Chapter established March 4, 1916 Colors : Yellow and White Flowkrs : Lilies of the Vallev and Jonquils Publication : The " Monad " FRATRES IN FACULTATE Dr. H. B. McDonnell Prof. Harry Cwinnlu Prof. T- E. Mktzokr Prof. J. F. Monroiv Prof. R. H. Ruffnkr Prof. E. F. Stoddard FRATREvS in FACULTATE IN HONORh: Prof. W. T. L. Taliaffrro FRATREvS IN COLLEGIO Class of igi6 W. J. .ViTCHFsoN L. W. Erdman J. RradlFy B. a. Ford R. vS. Bains K. Grace J. P. Brown E. G. Knatz J. C. Sti ' rling C7a.s s- of ic)! " C. G. Donavon H. R. Shoemaker C. H. Fucns H. Smitli a. H. Sellman C. C. Tarbutton C7a.s-.s- of igiS W. H. Carroll M. A. Pyle G. F. EpplEy y. H. Remsburg W. K. Grigg ). W. Stevens Class of ipip ]. L. AiTCHEsoN R. G. Hart R. W. AxT W. F Mornhinweg M. C. Brown J. M. Richmond K. C. Cole H. Shank D. R. Harp L. L. SiEgert 171 i:- -© -;.=» . •■•— ! c • ,0 - .J . If yfm ' W ir " " » - W fimA " 3 K ' a tit BBS Wv ' » . ' ' : ■.! PP fl -ff :Jt i ,. |M|I P " y ,11,11 — iiii i B T ' «■ ' ' m .simmA Hit ■1 ■ -e?v-i x --r( $ Founded at the Maryland Agricultural College, 1916 Colors: Flower: Koyal Purple and Old Gold Tiger Lily FRATRES IN FACULTATE Prof. A. C. Stanton Dr. S. S. Buckley FRATRES IN COLLEGIO Class of ipi8 A. W. BooNK C. S. Elliott R. S. Eyre F. M. Haig J. P. Jones G. M. Merrill W. B. Posey E. O. Simpson Class of iQig K. W. Babcock T. V. Downin E. V. Miller A. L. Perrie 173 x ' % Agy -:vV-.y l $ fcsr-.-- - •■•VJ - 2 4- K5S .s? Founded at Washington and Lee University, December 18, 1865. Beta Kappa Chater established September 12, 1914. Colors : Crimson and Gold Flowurs : Magnolia and Red Rose Publication : Kappa Alpha Journal FRATRES IN FACULTATE Prok. L. B. Broughton Prof. C. S. Richardson Prof. E. N. Cory Dr. T. H. Taliaferro S. B. Shaw F. E. BURIJNGAME G. B. Gray H. H. Balkam W. D. Gray Tv. ] F Childs W. CuTLLR A. J- Brooks A. k. Bufll FRATRES IN URBE W. AI. HiLLFGlKST FRATRES IN COLLEGIO Class of igi6 F. J. McKenna C. E. Sando P. H. AIoRRis E. A. Taylor J. A. Rlisingfr Class of igij y. M. KiSHPAUGH A. V. Williams Class of igiS E. J- Donavon F. B. Rakkman Class of igu) J. B. Clark, Jr. G. S. Clark M. N. Rich E. L. Wilde J. O. Shumate J. D. Wallop, Jr. 175 ALUMNI CHAPTERS AND SFXRETARIES AlKxandria, La Nauman Scott Anniston, Ala W. A. Darden Athens, Ga Boiling S. DuBose Atlanta, Ga R. B. Trimble. 208 Brown-Randolph, Bldg. Baltimore, Md J. B. Gray, 9 W. Preston St. Baton Rouge, La Matt G. Smith Birmingham, Ala F. B. Latady, Jefferson Co. Bank Bldg. Boston, Mass S. S. Carrick, 3 Sumner Road, Cambridge, Mass. Canal Zone Dr. W. M. James, Ancon Hospital, Ancon, Canal Zone Chattanooga Tenn John W. Evans, 1st Nat ' l Bank Charleston, S. C Harry Hartsell, 309 Meeting St. Chicago, III E. C. Wann, 1302 Marquette Bldg. Columbia, S. C Ellison Capers Columbia University. .. .Waldemar Dannenburg, Livingston Hall, N. Y. City Columbus, Ga Lyman Buttolph Dallas, Texas Jackson R. Swain Denver. Colo DeLos Walker. Denver Express El Paso, Texas Walter H. Scott Fort Smith, Ark Harry Fink Greenville, Miss H. S. Alexander HopkinsvillE, Ky Herschel D. Long Ithaca, N. Y Dr. Julian P. Bretz, Cornell University Jacksonville, Fla Roy. W. Corbett Kansas City, Mo O. S. Bowman, Jr. KnoxvillE, Tenn W. P. Toms Lexington, Ky . Ben L. May, City Hall Little Rock, Ark A. W. Dobyns Los Angeles, Cal Thos. Beyrle Louisville, Ky Dr. Henry Lee Grant, Starks Bldg. Memphis, Tenn Rov Moyston, Central Bank Bldg. AIobilE, Ala ' ' Hugh U. Caffey, Jr. Muskogee, Okla George A. Lowry Nashville, " Tenn Thos. G. Watkins, Stahlman, Bldg. New Haven, Conn Paul Rider, 16 York Square New Orleans, La E. J. Savage, 802 Whitney Central Bldg. New York City Paul Jones, Jr., 20 Nassau St. Norfolk, Va R. W. Waldrop, Jr., 73 Boush St. Raleigh, N. C Godfrey Cheshire, 501 Masonic Temple Richmond, Va . ' .Cyrus W. Beale, Mutual Bldg. Salt Lake City, Utah George B. Stone, So. 6th East St. San Francisco, Cal Roy G. Thompson, 40 Powell St. ShrEvEport, La " . Newton B. Stoer Spartanburg, S. C Chas. R. Bagley. Y. M. C. A. Springfield, Mo . . Louis Reps St. Louis, Mo Solomon Suppiger, 1305 Third National Bank Tampa, Fla ' . . F. T. Bowver Terrill, Texas C. H. Roberts Washington, D. C L. S. Boyd, 604 Harvard St., N. W. Wilmington, Del A. T. Davenport, Y. M. C. A. Bldg. Winston-Salem. N. C " .Prof. Ernest L. Starr 176 ACTIVE CHAPTERS AND SECRETARIES Alplia— Washington and Lee University. Lexington, Va., E. P. Browning, Jr. Gamma— Vn ' w ' Qvshy of Georgia, Athens. Ga.. Elliott I. Braxton, Jr. Delta Wofiovd College, Spartanburg, S. C, W. E. Burnett. Epsilon— Emory College. Oxford, Ga., J. P. IcNutt. Z£ ' ffl--Randolph-Macon College, Ashland, Va., R. D. Young. £ a— Richmond College, Westhampton, Va., D. J. Fatherley. Y efa— Kentucky State University, Lexington, Ky., I. J. Clarke. Kappa — Mercer University, Macon, Ga., R. B. Smith. LawMa— University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Va., P. J. McGinley. iVu—Alabama Polytechnic Institute, Auburn, Ala., A. D. Sample. X ' — Southwestern University, Georgetown, Texas, Henry Straw. 0,n,Vron— University of Texas, Austin, Texas, D. W. ' Jackson. Pi University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tenn., Niles N. Warlick. Jr. 5 ,„(j_Davidson College. Davidson, N. C, A. C. Wood. y, f o,?— University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, N. C, Frank Shamburger. Oif— Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tenn., L. K. W. Barrett. F.? — Tulane University, New Orleans, La.. W. E. HoUoman. O j cy (7— Central University at Kentuckv. Danville, Ky.. Laidley Douthitt. Alpha Alpha— UnWevshy of the South. ' Sewanee. Tenn., J. Millard Nelson. Alpha Befa—Un Yers ty of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Ala., K. E. Cooper. Alpha Gamma— Louh State University, Baton Rouge, La., S. G. Henry. Alpha ;r a— William Jewell College, Liberty, Mo., L. H. Hibbitts. Alpha Zf a— William and Mary College, Williamsburg, Va., C. R. Heflm, Alpha £ fl— Westminster College, Fulton, IVIo., Franc L. McClure. Alpha r if a— Transylvania University, Lexington, Ky., Frank N. Tnider. Alpha va ' a— University of Missouri, Columbia, Mo., Frank W. Hayes. Alpha Lambda— Johns Hopkins University, BaUimore, Md.. Harold E. Scar- borough. Alpha M»— Millsaps College, Jackson, liss., A. Y. Hari)er. Alpha .V;(— The George Washington University. Washington, D. C, C. J. Shaw. Afpha A ' — University of California, Berkeley, Cal., L. M. McQuesten. Alpha 0; ; VroH— University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Ark., Lane W. Blanks. Alpha F — Leland Stanford, Jr., University, Palo Alto, Cal., J. Thos. Reynolds. Alpha Rho— West Virginia University, Morgantown, W. Va., Bruce Knabenshue. Alpha Sigma— Georgia. School of Technology, Atlanta, (xa., N. H. Hunter. Alpha 7V — Hampden-Sidney College, Hampden-Sidney. Va., R. : I. Venable. Alpha Phi— Trinity College, Durham, N. C, Alan R. Anderson. Alpha Omega— N. C. A. M. College, Raleigh, N. C, J. M. Rumple. Beta Alpha— Missouri School of Mines. Rolla, Mo.. F. I. Barker. Beta Beta— Bethany College. Bethanv. W. Va.. J. Monroe Sweeney. Beta Gamma— College of Charleston. Charleston, S. C, Albert S. Willcox. Beta Delta— Georgetown College, Georgetown, Ky., Harry R. Rankley. Beta I: psilon— Delaware College, Newark. Del., Irving Reynolds. Beta Zrffl— University of Florida, Gainesville, Fla., W. B. Myers. Beta I a— University of Oklahoma, Norman, Okla., Chas. R. Rider. Beta Tlieta — Washington University, St. Louis, lo., Seward IcKittrick. Beta Iota— Drury College, Springfield, lo., R. Paul O ' Bannon. Beta Kappa— Maryland Agricultural College. College Park, Md.. J. A. Reisinger. Beta Lambda— Southern Methodist University. Dallas, Texas. Beta Mil — St. John ' s College. Annapolis, Md. 177 GAMMA PI FBATERMTV ■ 7 -y ' : -P c ' ? - ' - ' A Vi:. Vro -;. .o.-. VX-; Vvl v7 " ■ ' -Ux■ • " " v ' iv 2)- ' ■•••■ i (gamma ft Jratmuty Founded at Maryland Agricultural College, 1913 Colors : Blue and White Flowi;rs: Violets and (Jrchid FRATRES IN FACULATE Dr. H. J. Patterson Prof. F. R. Bomberger Prof. T. H. SpEnce Prof. H. T. Harrison Prof. jNIvron CrEEse FRATRES IN COLLEGIO Class of IQ16 L. E. BopsT K. T. Knode J. D. BowEiNG R. F. McHenry W. A. Brockwele W. AI. McLean wS. E. Day J- E. Taliaferro E. R. Hindman R- C. Towles C7a -.s- of igi I. Cooo.iNS H. B. Derrick vS. W. Ruff R. S. Dearstvne 0. M. vSturcis Class of igiS R. W. Arthur L. J. Gilmour P. E. Clark i ' . ' . Horn R. C. CcjxRAD W. p. Williams Class of I gig F. S. Chichester D. oMcLean P. W. Chichester A. A. ] Iurrell R. C. Smith 179 OUR NATIONS CAPITOL 5m iHtnia w E take this opportunity to thank Professor B. W. Anspon and J Professor R. H. Waite for their courtesy in furnishing us v ith § | the many beautiful photos of local scenery which appear throughout our book. And to the G. V. Buck Studio we wish also to extend our thanks for their generous services. With this, the nineteenth volume of The Reveille, the Mary- land Agricultural College disappears, and in her stead you shall hear of the Maryland State College. Perhaps it may be a foolish fancy, but to my classmates and myself the letters " M. A. C. " carry with them an indescribable picture of four long but happy years that will never arise in quite so vivid an image when in future years we may turn through the leaves of another Reveille and chance upon the letters " M. S. C. " We know, though, that it is for the sake of a greater Alma Mater this change has come to pass, and we shall ever strive to keep our loyalty abreast the scythe of time. Withal, we are proud to be the members of the last class to be graduated from old M. A. C, and it is our earnest hope that with the beginning of this new era in our Alma Mater ' s history her progress up the ladder of fame will satisfy even the most optimistic of her many ardent admirers. It may be customary for each departing ReveiLLE to offer a few modestly expressed criticisms, but we must refrain, for now that the hour has come when we go away from her we think on our old school in a manner best pictured by these words of Keats: " None but the Master shall praise her; none by the Master shall blame. " — The EditoR. 181 • • • • • • : ! •• . • ••• 1 • ' • ••• • • • • • • ••• • .•V. V •. ..• : : •. . .v«. .••• ••. V s s V ..• •••.• •, ••• •• •• • • •• •• ••• •• ADv Lrt I sfMQ ITS 4 ' . ' ,1 ' jji E ' pge g JHC HAPPY j TRAMP sapfW? THE L-Hrealest jfauPEl i Iwa VvcrLD ' ' ».••••••••••••••• - - •. : : ...••: : : : : :••... ••t • ••••••• • t» U_ I WIF • .••••••• • -• •. It ®Ij Slaat itaru nf M. A. 01. Bv RoBKRT White, Associate Editor. © HE good ship " 1916 " si:)read her sails on June 15th, 1915, and journeyed favorably until September 14th of the same year. On this day she encountered inclement weather and was driven to port. Here at Port Calvert, she became ice- bound, and was compelled to remain until Spring and warm weather. While at port the happenings of each day were re- corded ; thereby, this chronicle is written. Take it for what it is worth, my friend. Sept. 14. — Proctors and some new students arrive. Many long and sad faces floating o ' er the campus. Little ones still carrying mamma ' s apron strings. Sei)t. 15. — Fellows still coming in. More " exams. " Proctors decide to allow no smoking, swearing or visiting in Calvert Hall. McKenna says he ' ll wait until New Year for such fool resolutions. Sept. 16. — " Exams. ' ' over. General question, " Who ' s to be ' Commy? ' " All students meet in Chapel to get class cards. " Pat " and " Boohoo " preach on good behavior. Eddie Taylor and " Whitner " rave at first Y. ] I. C. A. meeting. Sept. 17. — Get l)ooks. Oh, Gee ! Study again. " Johnny " liowling, mess-hall Chief, late for first class in afternoon, and says, " Ask Lizzie (the matron) the reason. " " Large footl all squad practicing. Sept. 19. — Saturday and some homesick crew. Most fellows go to town to spend their surplus money. First hot water on, and even Beavers gets the " bug " " and washes ofl: ' some of last summer " s real estate. Sept. 20. — All Seniors know their Economics. Companies are organized. Where is the " Kaiser? " ' " Soph " class meeting. " Shorty " Kann seen whittling out paddle. Rats, l:)ew are ! Look pleasant and do not swear. OFFICES: Long Distance TeUpKont f 34 17 729 E. Pratt Street Bell or C. 6. P.. St. Paul 3418 WM. G. SCARLETT CSb COMPANY .WHOLESALE GRASS AND FIELD SEEDS We maintain our own private laboratory. cylH seeds are carefully tested for purity and germination. 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CALVERT STREET BALTIMORE, cTWD. o V a AGENCY J cTWanufaciurer of Dairy- and DeLAVAL SEPARATOR o CREAMERY cylPPARATUS Sept. 21.— Drill! Drill! Drill! Cold— whew ! All the fellows ••doll " up in sweaters. " Big Liz " caught hazing. ' • Boohoo " warns him. " Sophs, " watch your step, ' ater bags begin to sail gept. 22. — First band practice ; some fuss. Pleasing rumor — • ' ' Commy ' put under arrest " — too good to be true. " Sophs " entertain the • ' rats, " or vice sersa, • " Perce " reading the rules. What was Rule No. 14? Sept. 23. — " ' Rabbi " Darrow welcomed home again. Papa ? ? ? 1 ? Dense fumes appear in vicinity of ' " Les " Bopst ' s room. He must have been swiping Smokehouse apples. Y. M. C. A. meeting at which " Hobby " gets $2.00 from everybody. Sept. 24. — Yell practice. Sounds like two cats on a board fence hotly debating the right of way. Practice dancing, or better, have exhibitions of " Charles County Glide, " " Eastern Sho ' Dip " and the " Mountain Goat Hop. " Sept. 25.— First football game: INI. A. C, 31: Poly, 0. Freshmen win the Cane Rush — some fight. " Ripped, torn or rotted, one perfectly good white shirt formerly belonging to Mr. Perrie. " " Found — One foot in ' Plutuvious ' Horn ' s mouth ; owner will for God ' s sake rennive. " Sept. 2( . — Sunday. Berwyn gets largest church attendance — more girls go there. No " chicken " on the pike, though the weather is fine. Sept. 27. — Everybody sleepy at Economics. A real volcano spurts forth in " Lab: " ceiling looks like it has smallpox. Freshmen class meeting — lookout, " Sophs. " Sept. 28. — " Bommy " mistakes Paul Morris for " Dope " ' Roberts. " Becky " preaches on the marvelous affinity of the boys and his apples. " Pat " announces a holiday tomorrow — much applause, you bet! Sept. 29. — Punch goes to G. A. R. parade, and e erybody ( ?) sober. " K " Smith and " Ferdy " Lodge pick up two " skirts : " must be going to rain: watch weather for a couple of days. Sept. 30. — The day after the night before. All the fellows know more than they do on Mondays. Paul Morris misses the first two classes. Y. M. C. A. meeting: so look out, Mr. Pill Dollars. Oct. 1. — Rain! Rain! Rain! No wonder, remember what ha])- pened on 29th ultimo. " Whiskey Bill " Hellman returns. " Johnny " I ' .owling again late for afternoon class. The reason is just plain " Lizzie. " LEMMERT Clothes are made to satisfy the men who think well enough of themselves and their appearance to want and wear the best obtainable Made to order 22.50 and more Ready to wear iplo and more We also show a full line of furnishings Our Tppresentative makes frequent trips to the college LEMMERT PLAZA BUILDING 19 and 21 E. Fayette St. Baltimore, Md. J. MOSES EDLAVITCH MEATS • • • GROCERIES , PROVISIONS Fraternity and Family Trade Solicited HYATTSVILLE, MD. PHONES COLLEGE PARK DELIVERY E. T. HARRISON CO. DEALERS IN gEISTERAL MERCHAISTDISE Groceries Stationery Provisions College Wear Supplies Pennants COLLEGE PARK, MD. MRS. S. D. BOWDOIN -DEALER IN Groceries, Provisions, Vegetables Tobacco, Cigars, Cigarettes Candr. CaKes, Stationery... college: park. md. WHITE ' S THE HALF WAY HOUSE Lunches, Tobacco, Confectionery and Gasoline CORNER THE PIKE AND THE AVENUE COLLEGE PARK, MD. t t I Young Selden Co. PRINTERS BLANK BOOKS LITHOGRAPHERS STEEL ENGRAVERS MANUFACTURING STATIONERS 301 N. Calvert St. Baltimore, Md. Our imprint on your Stationery is a guarantee of quality We know your WANTS We WANT your business It is a pleasure to quote prices A. H. PETTING MANUFACTURER OF GREEK LETTER FRATERNITY JEWELRY Memorandum package sent to any fraternity member through the Secretary of the Chapter. Special designs and estimates furnished on class pins, rings, medals for athletic meets, etc. 213 N.LIBERTY ST., FACTORY, 212 LITTLE SHARP ST. BALTIMORE, MD. NEUMAN G. 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Oct. 5. — " Bommy " tells Bradley what to do the next time he ' s late for Economics. Towles drums up a lot of 21-year-olds and takes them to the poles to register — he doesn ' t seem to care whether they are Democrats or Re])ublicans. Oct. 6. — " Bommy " casts " evil eye " on Smoot. Broughton goes to town and things go wrong in " Lab. " ; Jemeny gets too much H S and topples; " Jawn " Donnet upsets beaker and nothing is precipitated but oaths. Oct. 7. — Orchestra practice, and the surrounding community wishes to know whose cow died. As " Jawn " says, " One h — 1 of a fuss. " Senior German — Mr. Schultz : If Hahn is rooster, what means chicken? Bradley: Madchen (girl). Oct. 8. — Another victim of hydrogen sulfid. " Squeek " " Da -idson gets it. Y. ' M. C. A. reception, at which " K " Smith tells one of his jokes (?). Oct. 9. — The whole school sees M. A C.-C. V. game, and Xinth Street Opera House is crowded that night, as is the " Night Owl. 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Big crowd and good time, but re- freshments slack, the dishes l eing flavored with ice cream, the cakes cut into four parts, and the water diluted. Oct. 16. — Aggies, 10; Gallaudet, 3. AA ' eather too wet for " chick- ens, " so some of the boys l rought " ducks. " Pay-as-you-enter. Oct. 17. — Sunday. " Nfule " and " strap " for supper. ] lany feHows would have slept on empty stomachs had they not lay on their l acks. Oct. 18. — As usual on londays, all Seniors make " tens " in Eco- nomics. " Pat " asks who is going to bring girls to Hallowe ' en party, and only " Whitner " responds — bashful bunch. Oct. 19. — Second team plays B. H. S., and spectators are entertained by some old half-shot guy. The affinity for ai)ples and boys causes a meeting in Beaver ' s room. Ask Grace who swiped the " swag. " Oct. 20. — " P ' at " McHenry is hot on the trail of apples. : leeting of Chemical Society, and John Bowling stammeringly speaks on the value of being able to lecture. 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Oct. 27. — " Charlie " ' Sando gets highest mark in test and accordingly has to treat. " Hot dogs " sure are good. Dubel asks if evaporation will concentrate water. (Jet. 28. — " Dorsey " (iray tries to knock a hole in the floor when his chair slips. Yell practice at Tech game — some " pep. " Oct 29. — liroughton is away and the d ite Brothers take charge of the " Lab. " " Charles S. " recites his annual s])eech on College Si)irit. Oct. 30.— : r. A. C, 27 St. John ' s, 14. T.ig fire, big ball, big time and plenty to eat. It ' s a good thing St. John ' s game and Hallowe ' en don ' t come on same date every year. Oct. 31. — Sleep, peaceful sleep. Dreams, sweet dreams. Plenty of ' skirts " on the Pike, but what ' s the use? They ' re all married. Nov. 1. — The day after the day before and nobod}- knows a word. All the bunch rich and happy. " Kerchie " asks " Bommy " if Babson ' s Business Records show a marked increase since the St. John ' s game. 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" Stiff, " your turn next. Nov. 8. — Professor Showell Claiborne Dennis still in Baltimore, like Levin 1)ack (the Editor sees some awful things when he ' s not carrying his gun). Gamma Pi opens up " Get Quick Lunch and Lodge. " Nov. 9. — Athletic meeting wherein " Pat, " " Roohoo, " " Curley, " " Charles S. " and " Doc Mac " wish the team good luck. Conover rush- ing the fair Co-ed. Zercj ' s are coming and so are " exams. " Nov. 10. — Hunting season opens and where is " Jim " Towles? Dr. McDonnell: A ' hat is water? Remsburg : A white liquid that turns black wdien you put your hands in it. Officer, take him out! Nov. 11. — Junior and Senior Chemists go to Alexandria and Brad- ley and Donovan try to drink the Brewery dry. Nov. 12. — Alexandria Inmch soldering up. " Charles S. " raves about poor themes. Nov. 13. — AL A. C, 51 ; ' estern ? Iaryland, 0. Special feature of the game is Mr. Pywell and his peroxide l)londe — and her " Mum. " " Shorty " makes eyes at tlie " Lady of the Lab. " Nov. 14. — Rained. " Boohoo " finds rotten apples mashed all over " Peck " Clark ' s room, and " Peck " exjdains their presence by the fact that some one threw them in the window at him — George Vashing- ton, call out the guard ! Nov. 1. . — " Bommy " not meeting classes today — somebody must i)e dead. Dennis returns from Baltimo re in bad humor — cheer up. old sport, " Every day ' U be Sunday bye and bye. " Nov. 16. — Cold weather. At drill Captain Morris gives commands with hands in his pockets. " W ' hitner " goes to postoffice to see about a mail fee or to see a female ; we don ' t know which. Nov. 17. — Kenneth Knode takes charge of Agricultural Chemistry class and all make " tens. " H. Shoemaker (in " Lit. " Class, descril)ing " Young Rip " ) : He was tall and laid-cy, and he wore an old i)air of l)aggy pants of his parents. 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" Grasshopper " goes to sleep and Senior Education section sneaks out of the room, fleeting of Foe Literary Society and all but President are absent. Dec. 7. — Bomberger in good humor — what ' s comic? " vSpeedy " and " Stiff " announce they will attend the Christmas dance. Dec. 8. — First Senior Class meeting — to decide length of Economics notes. " Les " and Kenneth take a day off from the " Lab. " to rest up; they need it. Dec. 9. — Bomberger (after listening to lengthy discussion, from " E. C,. " in Economics) : Well, Mr. Knatz, isn ' t there an) ' other lack of infor- mation you can give us? Dec. 10. — " Speedv " sporting the fair Co-ed. While getting a shave " Boohoo " goes to sleep and starts to saw wood, causing considerable excitement in the barber ' s shop.. " Johnny " Bowling again late for class — See " Lizzie. " Dec. IL — All sorts of cramming, cheating, scheming and loafing going on. Everyl)ody ' s busy. Dec. 12. — Big bunch goes to Park to church. 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Dec. 15. — " Willie " Wilson (drumming up men for band) says to long- faced Zeke : Rat, can you blow a bugle ? Zeke : Naw, I can ' t even blow my nose. Dec. 16 — " Bommy " (in Economics) : What ' s the function of Con- sumption, j Ir. Smith? Kercheval : To rot the lungs. Dec. 17. — More " exams.. " and the worse they come the more they get. Steinmetz to Wilde: Can you change a dollar? Wilde : Sorry, but I can ' t even change my socks. Dec. 18. — Saturday. Yes, even " exams. " today, and soakers, too. Next term classes will be on Saturday and examinations on Sunday. Dec. 19. — Oh, day of Rest and Gladness, Oh, day of Joy and Fear; Oh, Study, Study, Study, Or conditions all the Year. Dec. 20. — " Bommy ' s " door relates the tale of first examination. Prof. Richardson: Miller, parse " cow " in " Mary, milk the cow. " Miller: Cow is a i)ronoun, feminine gender, third person, singular number, and stands for Mary. Prof.: Pronoun, and stands for Mary? Miller: Yes, sir, ain ' t Mary got to milk her? Dec. 21.— Last Chapel period in 1915. All " Profs " wish us off. " Pat " cheers sad hearts by saying that a new " Commy " will be with us after Xmas. Dec. 22. — Last day. Fine dance, but the eats run short again. Some get a lot, some get a little, and some get nothing to eat. Jan. 4. — Back again. All resolve to study hard and make good. Some decide to cut out smoking and swearing. LOST — An unorganized Senior Chemistry Section, somewhere between College and Experi- ment Station ; finder please return to Dennis. Jan. 5. — " Movies " in Chapel, and so real work starts again. Korff — Ouch, that water ' s hot. Xash — Poor fool! Feel it before you put your hand in it. Jan. 6. — Seniors are shown what they don ' t know about Eco- nomics. 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No accidents. Jan. 9. — Sunday, and the rats find that by going to church they not only save their souls but the seats of their trousers as well. Jan. 10. — Everything goes fine in the morning. The hot after- noon must have made some of the boys irritable. They carry ill feel- ings to the first big Senior Class meeting, where orators bo il, fume, spout and explode — good-bye, Air. Alilitary. Jan. 11. — Domestic Science course begins, and many chickens (age between ten and two hundred years) are trying to learn how to make tough gravy tender. Some men marry money, and some work for it; politics obey the same rule. Hon. J. D. Bowling says he ' s going to be a politician; which method will he take? Jan. 12. — " Bommy " ' disi)oses of the usual Wednesday Chapel hour by telling us how we think, and most of the boys enjoy an after dinner naj). Some one tried to test the leaking power of Sando ' s hat. Beware ! The experimenter must die. Jan. 13. — Rev. 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Everything, even " Reds " McLean, dons a uniform and appears on the campus. Jan. 2h. — Eyes, ears and mouths are still open with awe. The new " Commy " takes us out and drills us himself. Some hot work. Senior Bacteriology Section swipes all the show apples from the lecture room, and Beckenstrater raves. Jan. 26. — Paul Alorris, while leaning back in his chair absorbing economics ( ?) and enjoying a nice nap, suddenly finds himself on the floor. All thought it a joke — all except Paul. Jan. 27. — Senior Class meeting at Economic period. Speakers for Commencement are elected. Charles Sando went to town last night and lack of sleep puts him in a good humor ( ? ). Spring fever and " Commy " are the main objects of gossip. Jan. 2tS. — The Sanitary Seven Senior Section all agree to raise a mustache. Air. Ruffner — Clements, why does Missouri stand at the head in raising mules? Clements — Because that ' s the onlv safe place for him to stand if he ' s around a mule. fan. 29. — Water bags again begin to sail. Some blow into Shultz ' s window and moisten his collar. The throwers are caught, so beware, the rest of you. Something is going to hap]:)en. Jan. 30 — " Rabbi " Darrow tries to imitate Billy Sunday. He says: " I want educational reform, I want social reform, I want religious reform, I want Bible Study reform, I want " Bored voice in audience: " Chloroform. ' " Jan. 31. — " Boohoo " gives his annual talk about the rigid Discipline Committee. Three or four felknvs are susi)ended for shooting water bags. Cheer up, boys ; its been the same since about the Class of ' 92. Feb. 1. — Chipman does not take over-meticulous precautions with his hydrogen generator, and he has an explosion. The man part ran out the door, and, believe me, the chips flew. Seniors file subjects for theses. Feb. 2. — Groundhog day, and as the sun does not shine Eddie Taylor shows hiiuself. vStienmetz, leaving boarding house — Freddy, aren ' t you going to kiss me goodbye this morning? Fred — No, dear, I ' ll waive the privilege. r Original Ukuleles and Guitars Southern California Music Company 332-34 S. Broadway LOS ANGELES, CALIF. We oMODE... WE specialize in apparel for Young Men — the College Men who want snap and style. MODE Clothes — MODE Hats — MODE Haberdashery — the " different " kind. ELEVENTH and F STREETS WASHINGTON, D. C. THE PRINCE FREDERICK BANK OF THE EASTERN SHORE TRUST COMPANY PRINCE FREDERICK, Calvert Co., MARYLAND JOHN B. GRAY, President R- B. 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Feb. 6. — Fine day, and of course Aitcheson, Ford and Gray visit the Park. The " hard nuts " of Berwyn make Brooks " hit the pike " to Col- lege. Large attendance at church in Park. Feb. 7. — Professor Dennis becomes greatly insulted when Taylor calls some of the pet Bacilli bugs. " Commy " gets everybody out to drill — Darrow, Schultz and Mr. Hillegiest Feb. 8. — Pywell gets his money ' s worth at the barber shop. Had so much growth that one couldn ' t tell his face from the back of his head. John Bowling receives a bid to a dance, and replies: " Sorry I can ' t come, but am afraid I may be sick that night. " Feb. 9. — " Bommy. " entering Class — whew, I don ' t see how you fel- lows can stand sitting in this hot room. Neither do we, ' fessor. Feb. 10. — Meeting Chemical Society, and Mr. Broughton gives talk on steel manufacturing. " Commy " makes promotions — loved ones favored. Feb. 11. — Captain Smith, with his ready question — Commandant, is my nose shiny ? Feb. 12. — Sophomores take condition " exam. " in Chemistry, 33 the lowest and 59 the highest. Mr. Buck has the pleasure of taking some more pretty boys ' pictures. Leap Year Dance at the ' Ville, and Stanley Day, Fuchs, A. V. Williams, Horn and Gilmour are the only M. A. C. students who get bids — we salute their prowess. peb. 13. — " Doc Tolly " gives a talk at Y. M. C. A. meeting. Gamma Pi holds open house. " Perce " and Connie try to buy some flowers, but there ' s nothing " on the rail. " Feb. 14. — Valentine Day. All sorts of mail. Aitcheson sends one of his pictures to the Postoffice and is accused of sending comic valentines, Keep your pictures in the corncrib, Whitney. 5 t t % % I I t I % I i I I t ure Ice Cream and Ices Pasteurized Milk and Cream EXCELSIOR SANITARY DAIRY FREDERICK, MD. i Wholesale and Retail Ice from Distilled Water Phone 574 I t Feb. 13. — " Bommy " politely tells us that we are fools. He says that he is sorry for us, however, because our case is too pathetic to be comical Snow and no drill. Feb. 16. — Our taxi driver (mail man) gets peeved and is about to kill some of the fellows for riding without his permission.. Snowballs thickly and swiftly fly. Feb. 17. — Mr. Ruiit ' ner: Knatz, what is pasteurized milk? Knatz — Milk from cows kept in the pasture all the time. Feb. 18. — Meeting Literary Society, and Taylor says: " A stitch in time is worth two in the bush. " Les Bopst informs Schultz that tuber- culosis is a disease of the tubes. Most every one busy figuring how to catch the first train home. Feb. 19. — Very few sticking around. Some stay because it ' s too far for them to walk home. Feb. 20. — Frazee goes to Berwyn and takes home a girl that lives about three luiles from church, on the uthcr side. Fe b. 21. — " Sunstone : Company " keep the air busy vibrating with their melodious tunes. Feb. 2. — Everyl)ody remembers George Washington, and we are thank- ful that he was not born February 29th. Warm day, and a bunch of fellows hold down the College gate. Feb. 23. — Same old story — school again. No one knows a lesson. Taylor brings a big box of candy, but it ' s awful common stuiT. Talker in Chai)el believes that within a few years all lines will be underground, even clothes lines. Feb. 24. — " Bear " Rufif gives out the Prom, programs. Juniors and vSeniors are pretty busy planning for tomorrow night. John Donnet furnishes the chemists with music while they work. Feb. 23. — The day of the big hop has arrived. Everybody happy and in a hurry. Some night for a dance — rain, snow, sleet and blow. Weather couldn ' t have been worse. Feb. 26. — Juniors and Seniors, some ' r here and some ain ' t. Whitney tells of his missing the last car and coming out in an auto that refused to move after getting about half the way home. 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The President of the Class sits down to the customary breakfast of eggs, and whispers softly, " Hebrew 13-8. ' ' Baseball practice. Mar. 2. — Musical service at Chapel. Darrow let us whistle three hymns and then he said: " Pll now read a few verses from St. Mark ' s. " Voice in audience pipes up, " Why don ' t you wdiistle it? " The " Rabbi " says " Damn. " Mar. 3. — " Bommy " raves about some of the fellows being late. " Rabbi " fusses about the ungentlemanly behavior at Chapel. Commandant runs wild. too. " Motorman ' s Ball " at the ' Ville, and some of us go down to see the pretty girls. Mar. 4. — Big human race today ; we put it all over Lehigh in relay. Mar. 5. — Sunday. The good boys pace their well-beaten paths to Berwyn. If it were not for the girls, what would happen to church attendance ? Mar. 6. — Car strike, and " night owls " make up for their long walk by sleeping all day. Mar. 7. — Large squad out for baseball. Frere wants to know if he has to stand still in order to stand at attention. Mar. 8. — At Poe " Lit. " Society, Prof. Richardson says, " Remember, Taylor, there are always two sides to a question. " " Which, " replies Eddie, " is all the more remarkable when you consider that there ' s onh, one end. " Mar. 9. — Everybody reported for skipping Chapel. Meeting of Engi- neering Society. Prince George ' s County Club is formed. Mar. 10. — " Peck " Clark and Spence have a warm chat. The " Prof. " said : " What do you mean by talking like that? Are you the instruct or? " " No, " came the answer. " Then, " said " Boohoo, " " if you ' re not you have no right to talk like an idiot. " Mar. 11. — Derrick and Schultz conduct the Chapel exercises. " Hobby " expects to be a preacher some day. f Si The Teacher Sees What Dorothy Loves " Oh, Goody! " Bobbie says, " She loves f Gee ! I wonder who she loves. " He ' d know " who " if he could see, as the teacher does, the other side of the slate, where mischievous Dorothy has put, in her best capitals, the word Jeu-0 What Dorothy wrote was, " I love Jell-O, " and Bobbie couldn ' t object to that, for probably he likes Jell-O himself more than he loves any girl. All children love Jell-O, and as it is one of those good things to eat that seem to agree with everybody, it is given to them very freely by thoughtful parents. It can be made in a minute, with the utmost ease, and at a cost of ten cents, into desserts of the most exquisite delicacy and beauty. It is put up in seven pure fruit flavors : Strawberry, Raspberry, Lemon, Orange, Cherry, Peach, Chocolate. Each in a separate package, 10 cents at grocers ' or any general store. A beautiful new Jell-O book tells of a young bride ' s housekeeping experiences. It has splendid pictures in colors and will interest every woman. 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" Speedy " — Why, doesn ' t he know it, Mar. 17. — St. Patrick ' s Day, and green ties decorate the campus. Mar. 18. — Second Term " Exams. " over. INIar. 19. — Everybody sleepy after the strenuous week. No more worry for awhile. What ' s the use? Conditions come, conditions go, but " exams. " glide by forever. Mar. 20. — Third and last term begins. Drill at noon again. Mar. 21. — First day of spring, and plenty of snow. Drill on the side- walks. Schultz gets sore at some of the Sub-Freshmen and asks them to kindly leave the room. Lecture in Chapel on flags. Towles attends ! ] Iar. 22. — Terrible mishap in " Lab. " — Slowly Willie from the storeroom took a little mercury drop, Thinking in his boyish manner it his awful could would stop. At the funeral Willie ' s brother sadly said to Mr. Brown, " ' Twas a chilly day for Willie when the mercury went down. " Mar. 23. — Prof. Besley : " If there is a man here who has ever tried to save forests or lumber, let him stand and tell us in what way. " Knatz — " Sir, I often use the same toothpick twice. " Mar. 24. — Creese : " Which travels the faster, heat or cold? " Pyle — " Heat; any one can catch cold. " Mar. 25. — Glee Club and Band give entertainment. Everybody enjoys the eveninsf. I ' i - r ' fy f; (y¥S€ ' ' i ' Wm m % LATEST PARAMOUNT PHOTOPLAYS SHOWN PICTURES CHANGED DAILY COMFORT, REST AND HIGH CLASS AMUSE- MENT FOR OLD AND . . . YOUNG . . . TaflM©irtaim ID©©??! ©psn at M W I ©OOD Musac BOWUNG ALLEYS OPEN EVENINGS TO ALL Mar. 26. — Sunday and more sleep. Y. M. C. A. attendance good (?). ] Iar. 27. — " Rabbi " Darrow, in Chapel, hotly exclaims: " We will either have order or not have order. " And yet he claims that he almost graduated from College. Mar. 28. — Still rainy and dreary. Drill on walks. " Commy " is absent, and of course many detentions are served. Mar. 29. — Still rainy, and ball practice slow. Mar. 30. — Bradley tells " Duke " that he should be ashamed of such a bald head. " Duke " says: " Did you ever see grass grow on a busy street? " Mar. 31. — " Charles S. " asks Sturgis what poets and authors a fellow mentions when he burns his finger. Sturgis: " Dickens, Hewitt Burns. " The Literary Societies enjoy the evening at the President ' s home. Bunch goes to a dance at Spence ' s. Apr. 1. — Swarthmore fools us and does not show up. First team and scrubs have a game. Mr. Patterson entertains the Y. M. C. A. Cabinet. " Idlers " give a dance at the ' Ville. Apr. 2. — Bunch goes up the Pike and throw stones at a tin sign. A " nigger " comes out with his gun and every man but " Daniel " Boone beats it. " Daniel " stands his ground and cusses like a man. Berwyn church is full of anxious hearts. Apr. 3. — Another blue Monday. Pain and " zips " predominate. " Commy " makes us drill. " Stiff, " using his economic reasoning, " Billy Sunday has a monopoly on religion. " Apr. 4. — Glee Club entertains us at Chapel. They get much applause. The Discipline Committee announces the verdict of the naughty boys. vSome girls will suffer when they find that their lovers can not leave the campus for a month or so. Poor girls ! Apr. 5. — Great Scott, but it ' s cold, and it should be summer. The Sophomore-Freshman Tug-of-War comes off " , and " Freshies " get it good and hard. Darrow in the way, as usual — it ' s a pity some one don ' t jnit the thing out of its misery. Apr. 6. — Following Editorial appears in Weekly. Professor Schultz announces that he has taken quarters in Bill White ' s home for suspended and dissatisfied students. We ' ll stop right here • i 1 Washington ' s Big Hardware Store Merits Your Patronage For years this store has been recognized as a leader in its various lines in the National Capital. 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