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4x ' Lihtii REVEILLE 1925 =A J z:: = = X , = Z Po-JI Volume x xiv PUELI HEL B Y T H £ JuNiAR Ala ZInIVER ITY " ' Marylanl Aalleae Park OF TH.Z i j jim jm ji: ' - ' ' : Copyright, 1925 BY J. L. McGlone AND T. C. Kfiley . F R E WO R D b« ] } W L The publishing of a college annual is no easy task. It is sufficiently difficult, even when a long line of precedents exists upon which to base the work; but when a completeh ' new structure, foundation and all, must be erected, the builders are of necessity often tilled with despair. Though we who have toiled can now draw long sighs of relief, and vow never again to enter the field of college publications; the fact still remains that we shall always carry tender memories of this academic year: to deny that the associations have been a pleasure would be h ' pocrisy. And so, in commending the 1925 Reveille to its readers, we devoutly pray that they ma - derive from its pages enjoyment and inspiration to equal or even to exceed that which we have obtained in the compilation. The Editors U U i : Dedicated 1 o lte4W A John M. Dennis Descendent of a long line of Mary- land patriots; himself, an untiring worker for the state and its institu- tions; a man, risen to great heights in both private and public affairs; and, an able champion of the I ' niversity of Maryland: We, the students of the University of Maryland, at College Park, do gratefully and respectfulh- dedicate this volume of the Reveille. U U CONTENTS Campus Views The Faculty In Memoriam Seniors Juniors - 91-96 Sophomores Freshmen R. O. T. C. Winter Scenes Athletics Women ' s Athletic? Snapshots Social Activities Student Publication A Poem Music, Drama, O ato v and Debate 189-200 The Co-eds ... 201 Campus Couples 202-203 Snapshots 204 Clubs. 205-224 Fraternities and Soro-ities 225-257 Snapshots 258 Features AND Ads. 259-285 a_E r MirlW 5 5 i-1 ■ ' ■)? . X ' ♦« -5 ' a y - m: ' :v:f? . ' -ja • k % 1 (- tSs il ,t.:i B " .VM L l iSS P i r|l iSSSi g- 1 i_ip -rm IPS risi ' ■m t ' " 1925 -Jlgs FACnLTY B BiiiiMiiii iwir Senior Glass Officers Page Gardner President Henry Duke Vice-President Minnie Hill _. Secretary Fred Bull - Treasurer Joseph Burger Rep. to Ex. Council Walter Bromley Sergeant-at-Arms G. Page Gardner, President History T was back in the good old days of September, 1921, that the campus surrounding the University of Maryland was brilliantly illuminated by rays of emerald hue. Even old Sol looked perplexed and a dark shadow of awe crossed his brow — wait a minute folks, don ' t be alarmed! These glaring rays of green were merely the members of the Class of ' 25. As the days rolled by, the high and mighty Sophomores diligently and tirelessly plied their trade, and within a few weeks they successfully accomplished their desire — that of subduing the Freshmen of ' 21. We, the innocent victims of circumstance, dutifully obeyed the will of these superior beings and walked submissively to classes with the Sophomore trademarks of " Rat " and " Rabbit " stamped plainly on our once smiling visages. The month of June came and woe to the " Sophs " for the impossible became possible and we gained our revenge by an overwhelming landslide; we easily pulled our superiors into the muddy waters of the famous old Paint Branch. By the end of our first year at Maryland, it became noticeable that the Class of ' 25 had some very promising budding athletes, orators, and social leaders. And so it came to pass that we were full-fledged Sophomores. A few of our ' 21 classmates had fallen by the wayside but, nevertheless, we still held a goodly number of students. A more scholarly attitude seemed to grasp us. Several of our members proved that they were real athletes. A member of our class received a medal for being the best drilled private and our athletes became prominent in Maryland U ' s little world of sportdom. The first two years of our college career seemed to pass by like a flash of lightning and we were Juniors before we realized it. Our prom was a gala aff ' air, [241 1925 and the first of its kind to be given in the new Ritchie gymnasium. During our third year the University of Maryhind gained a strong grip in athletics. Several members from the Class of ' 25 were among the leaders in the various sports. Girls ' basket-ball was inaugurated this year. Four coeds from our class were among those who brought this sport to a success at Maryland. Five of our coeds also held places on the Girls ' Rifle Team. All five of these feminine sharpshooters received letters and they are the first women students who ha e become members of the " M " Club. Four collegiate years have been stored away in the pleasant corners of our memories. Our little journey is over, and we have arrived at the crossroads on which we begin our lifetime journeys; may happiness and prosperity accompany every member. We wish to express our strongest appreciation to the members of the faculty for their sincere efforts in helping us to reach professional goals. To the students who follow us, we extend our heartiest congratulations and trust that their days at the grand old Alma Mater shall be as pleasant and beneficial as our college days have been. Theodora Willis, Class Historian The " Reveille " Committee In chariie of the Senior Write-ups College of Agriculture — Wilton A. Anderson, Richard L. Summerill, and Emanuel F. Zalesak. College of Arts and Science — Minnie M. Hill and Edward A. Scott. College of Education — Elizabeth S. Duvall and G. Page Gardner, Chairman. College of Engineering — Carlton M. Compher and Theodore J. Vandoren. [251 1925 WILTON AMBLER ANDERSON B. S. — Agriculture BRISTOL, TENN. K A Freshman Football, " ' 20; " Freshman Baseball, " ' 21: " Masque and Bauble Club, President, ' 23, ' 24, and ' 25; Vice-President of Class, ' 21- ' 22; Student Grange: y. M. C. A., Treasurer: Rossbourg Club, President: Horticultural Club, NOV " hails from the Sunny South, and, like most Southt-rn gentlemen, he is a great ladies ' man. g sl Unfortunately, it is impossible to list his successes in this field along with his other activities; but a careful survey among the fair sex on the campus would reveal astonishing results. As an athlete, Wilton is rather high; and as president of the dramatic club, he has steered it through its hardest years. Because of his readiness; " Work, " rather than " Honor and glory, " has largely been " Andy ' s " lot. We think it highly fitting that " Andy " Anderson, " the man with the smile, " should head this list of college HOWARD REFORD ALDRIDGE B. S. — Engineering MT. sava(;e, md. A 1 ' ' Q, J M, t K American Association of Engineers; Masque and Bauhh Club; Poe Literary Society: Y. M. C. A.: Honor Court Reveille Staff. IZZV, " often known as the " Mt. Savage Fire Brick, " in his four years at this institution, has made an enviable record for himself. He is one of his class ' ;honor men, as evidenced by his being a niemlier of the honorary Engineering Fraternity. All of his time has not been devoted to studying, however, as he is a member of the so-called " Lovers ' Club, " and has often been seen on the campus in company of one of our popular co-eds. This year, " Dizzy " has made himself immortal through his management of the " t ' eature " features of our revivified Reveille. [26 JOHN HARMON BAKER B. S. — Agriculture WINCHESTER, VA. AZ Basket-ball, " M " (Mng.) ' 2 -25; Class Treasurer: Captain, R. O. T. C: Reveille Staff; Old Dominion Club; Horticultural Club; Rossbourg Club. X 9 F you want a thing done well, do it yourself; " or, there might have been added, get Baker to do it; above all, he is a man to be depended on. " Hiram, " while a very quiet fellow, is yet full of tricks; a student, yet a man fond of the ladies. This year, John has been especially busy as Manager of the ISasket-ball Team (in this connection he made a special hit while entertaining our City College friends), as an R. O. T. C. Captain, and as a member of both the business and editorial staffs of the Reveille. Needless to say, such a man of ability and good fellow- ship has made a host of friends during his stay here. FRANK BANFIELD B. S. — Agriculture TAKOMA PARK, MD. r A H American Legion; Livestock Club. lANNIE " is another of our World War heroes, and conducts himself as such. Seldom does anyone ever hear much of Frank, but his achievements academically speak for themselves. It is " Bannie ' s " great delight, and hope to have charge of some large dairy plant, when he graduates this year. With the record that you have already made, Frank, we predict the greatest of success to you in your future work. WIRT GRAPER BARTLETT B. S. — Engineering WASHINGTON, D. C. Freshman Foolball: American Association of Engineers. iwrfllRT is one of the most consistent workers in our jj class. There seems to be no end to the amount of work that he can put out and yet it is strange we never see him studying. In fact, most of the time he is jiresifHng over a session of " hot air dispensers, " and being a mechanical engineer this, of course, is in his line. He is a wonderful fellow in that he secured a " drag " with every- one with whom he comes in contact, professors included. We hope that this pleasing personality and his hearty grin win him many more friends when he parts from his class- mates. flS m JKk ' m m L EDWIN CALEB BAUM B. S. — Engineering WASHINGTON, D. C. :i N Football ' 21, ' 22, ' 23; Track Team ' 22, ' 23. a FTER graduating from Tech. High School " Eddie, " or " Millionbucks " as he is commonly if not appro- priately called, delayed entering college long enough to serve in the World War. His business ability has been sufficiently pronounced to permit him not only to put himself through college, but to enjoy the lu.xury of a " business coupe " at the same time — a feat which in itscll is no mean accomplishment. His ever present humor and good nature have enabled him to enjoy the performance ol his work, which his record shows was well done. And, as we part, we cannot but express the hope that the success he enjoys will be as keen as our enjoyment of having known [281 " AROLD M. BONNET, better known as " Shorty, " is one of our future agriculture teachers. He is a jgga strong advocate of matrimony; and no sooner had he lit at the University of Maryland, than he married one of our co-eds! He is well known to the athlete and his chief ambition is to get " Shorty, " Jr. to be a great football star. Loyal to his beliefs, thorough in his work, and full of unbounded energy, he will undoubtedly make as great a success teach- ing agriculture as he did in putting the Germans to flight. GEORGE E. BOUIS B. S. — Agriculture BALTIMORE, MD. Horticuliiiral Club; Advanced R. 0. T. C; Freshman Foot- ball ' " 21; " Football, ' 22, ' 23, ' 24; Fruit-judging Team. M, " in spite of his tall stature, keeps himself well hidden in the Horticultural Building, where he is an industrious student of Pomology. He has been a hard worker, and has a lot of good marks to show for it. . s already intimated, we outside of the Horticultural epartment do not know him very well; but with those who are familiar with this branch, " Slim " is very popular. Phis year, George is especially to be noted foi his work on the Eruit-judging Team. CARVILLE BOWEN B. A. — Arts and Science HYATTSVILLE, MD. s i:, ! K Masque and Bauble Club; New Mercer Literary Society: Rossbourg Club. ARVILLE came to us as a sophomore after having spent his freshman year at Johns Hopkins registered amd in the college of Engineering. Since coming to Maryland he has been specializing in commercial courses and has done splendid work during his three years here. .Aside from his academic work he takes a great interest in Drama tics and Public Speaking and has shown exceptional ability along both lines. A few years ago Carville ' s happy thought (for a memory book I was " variety is the spice of life, " now — it is " variety used to be the spice of life. " We wonder why? Carville, may you have every bit of happiness and success possible in future years. ©IC. " JOHN BOWIE, the pride of Anne Arundel County, set out in hot pursuit of knowledge in the " ' lofli) ' 21. Having lived and consequently worked un a larm for some years, he decided he would not be a farmer, but an engineer instead, and the past four years have shown that he chose wisely. John has all the quali- ties that a good engineer should possess. He is one of those big outdoor men who picks out what he wants and goes after it, with all his mind, sold and strength, and gets it one hundred times out of every hundred. So here ' s to you, John; may you continue to get what you go after, and may fortune smile on you as you go out to practice your profession in the wide, wide world. MERRIL LEROY BOWSER B. S. — Engineering KITTANNING, PA. N S O American Association of Engineers: Rifle Team, Captain: Rifle Club, President ' : Rosstwur Club; Y. M. C. A.: Reveille Slajf; Scabbard and Blade. " (C lOZO, " while somewhat diminutive of size, has ' Vj proven himself capable of big things by his record gggj here at school. Witness the list of activities above! Vet, despite his numerous activities, he has found time to enjoy a bit of the social phase of life, and for the benefit of those who may be in doubt, he really lives in College Park and just visits in Washington. He is conscientious in all that he undertakes and, if past performance is any criterion, he should be highly successful in the field of Mechanical Engineering. 131 WALTER DAVIS BROMLEY B. S. — Agriculture POCOMOKE CITY, MD. A 1 ' O, A Z Football, " M " ' 23, " M " ' 23, " M " ' 24: President of Student Body: Student Executive Committee: Inter- Fraternity Council. President; Y. M. C. A., President: Student Grange: Public Speaking Club: Livestock Club: Poe Literary Society: Bible Class; Council of Oratory and Debate. ROMO " or " Walt " is more generally known than any member of our student body. He holds the gggj liiggest list of activities, and is the president in He is perhaps the foremost leader that the Uni- ersit - will ever know. Both on the football field and in organization activities " Bromo " is a man to be counted on. All of this has endeared " Walt " to the heart of every Marylander. Nor has ' ' Bromo " been forced to neglect studies entirely: please take notice of his Alpha Zeta membership. HORACE DILWORTH BUCKMAN B. S. — Agriculture ACCOTINK, VA. S K i Track, " M " ' 21,; Cross Country, " M " ' 2 ' 2, " M " ' 23. " M, " Captain ' 2J,; Old Dominion Cliih, President, Livestock Club; Student Grange: Diamondhack Staff. ORACE is a true friend, a good student, and a star in Cross Country and Track. " Buck ' s " work in Cross B a Country has done much to advance the sport at Maryland and his abiUty on the track in the distance events has brought honor both to the school and to himself. He is majoring in Animal Husbandry and expects to do some real sure " nutif " farming at Accotink, Virginia after receiving his U.S. degree. Hi s many sterling qualities insure him success, (iood luck to you " Buck. " Id u 2[M Hi ■5 c n Jm |l FRED LOGAN BULL B. S. — Agriculture POCOMOKE CITY, MD. A ' F Q, A Z Student Grange, Treasurer; Poe Literary Society; Bible Class, Secretary-Treasurer; Reveille Staff; Class Treasurer; Treasurer of Student Body. lOCOMOKE CITY should be might - proud to boast ol a man like Fred, who is quiet, unassuming, and the iQgtH most conscientious member of the class. His striking personality, revealing a strong character and other such desirable qualities, as thoughtfulness, generosity, and broadmindedness, have made him a real friend to every Maryland student. His " one failing " is " the co-eds, " with whom he is extremely popular. Although Fred was an active member of ahnost every student organization, an officer of many, and never too busy to help others, he made a splendid scholastic record, being elected to Alpha Zcta in his Junior year. [ 33 I Football, " M " ' 22, " M " ' 23, " M " ' S ; Basket-ball, " M " ' 23- ' 24, ' • M " ' 24- ' 25; Scabbard and Blade; Cadet Major, R. O. T. C; Lacrosse, " M " ' 23, " M " ' 24, " M " Captain ' 25; Student Executive Council; Rossbourg Club. • — j- ' OE " is another of our really popular men; and ileservedly so. He is one of those clean-cut fellows who make wonderful athletes and who are all- iround credits to their Alma Mater. Through his man ' accomplishments and his magnetic personality he has won for himself a place of high esteem. Playing a prominent part in three branches of athletics, he has always proved himself to be a clean [flayer and a good sport. In spite of his athletic activities, " Joe " has found time to take active part in student affairs, and to lead the R. O. T. C. DOUGLAS DAVIS BURNSIDE B. S. — Engineering W.ASHINGTON, D. C. B M 1 , I M Glee Club, Assistant Manager ' 23, Freshman Rifle Team; Opera Club. President O ' OVC,, " another of our class to obtain the prized commission of Captain in the R. O. T. C, was not behind the door when honors were passed around. He received the best drilled soldier ' s medal in " 23 and the prize for the highest military class average in ' 22. It is hard to realize how he kept his mind off of automobile engines long enough to accomplish all this, and if this subject does not go to his brain, we expect big things from him as an engineer in the automotive field. 34] 1925 CHARLES CHRISTOPHER CASTELLA B. S. — Engineering RIVERDALE, MD. A M, M, K Rnsshourg Club; American Association of Engi American Clith; Public Speaking Club. neers; Latin- HARLEY my boy " has literally covered himself with honors during his four years here at Maryland. After graduating at the Hyattsville High School he entered the Engineering College in which he has been an honor man all four years, maintaining an exceptionally high average. He has shown marked ability in the Military field also, having attained the rank of First Lieutenant in the R. O. T. C. Naturally a likeable as well as a gifted chap, he has made many friends, all of whom anticipate big things from him in the years to come. May the future hold onlv the best for ou, hoy! GRACE COE B. A. — Arts and Science BERLIN, MD. A O n Le Cerclc Francois, President: Y. W. C. A.; Opera Club Chorus: Poe Literary Society: Girls ' Rifle Team, ' ' M. " RAC follow conies from the " Eastern She ' ; " but she has ;h honor of graduating in three years, ( " .race, L ' al " Sweet girl graduate " has done splendid both academic and extra-curricular activities, by is French ; as is fittingly evidenced tjy her )f the French Club. A host of good wishes wi race from her many University friends, wherever [36] STANTON JOSEPH COLLINS B. S. — Engineering SPARROWS POINT, MD. A :c Freshman Football, ' Jl. ' ' I -|- |I GGS " and " Rip " seem to be the most commonlv J- (used of his numerous niclv-names. In any event, iil tand despite which appelation you may prefer, you ' ll have to admit that a man with such a countenance is bound to be a success. Most of his time here has been spent in work — hard work and plenty of it — but he found time to earn his numerals in football during his Freshman year.f " Jiggs " will start out holding in high esteem his degree in Mechanical Engineering. We are of the opinion that it will be a fortunate concern which acquires his services, for he has the " niakin ' s " of a splendid engineer. CARLTON MICHAEL COMPHER B. S. — Engineering DOUBS, MD. A ! ' Q, PAH Cross Country, " M " Captain ' 22, " M " ' 24; Track " M " ' 22, " M " ' 24, " M " ' 25; American Association of Engineers; American Legion; Senior Write-up Committee. ILL " is a splendid example of what grit and stick- to-it-iveness will accomplish. After graduating g 3 from Frederick High .School he entered Maryland in V.Yli), but lost the year of 1923 because, so we understand, he didn ' t get back from his honeymoon in time to attend classes. Re-entering in 1924, he " carried on " from where he had stopped, and has established an enviable record as a gentleman, a scholar, and an athlete. Naturally, long associations are conducive to good friendships, doubly so where a man of Compher ' s calibre is concerned; so we regret having to part. Here ' s wishing you the best o ' luck, boy! [37] 1925, ULPIANO CORONEL ZEVALLOS B. S. — Engineering QUAYAQUIL, ECUADOR, S. A. •J " M, I K J) Latin- American Club, President; American Association of Engineers. ORONEL came a long way to complete his education, and after looking over the various colleges, chose the I ' niversity of iVIaryland to be his Alma Mater, We lielievehisselection has been a wise one. Coronel has been a brilliant student, being one of the honor men all four years. He has been prominent in various social activities, usually managing to attend and still be prepared to help us less fortunate ones when called upon to recite next morning. We are certain he will prove to be a credit to the Uni- versity when he returns to South America, and hope his reputation as a civil engineer will reach far and wide over his fair land to the south. ALICE CUSHMAN B. S. — Education TAKOMA PARK, MD, A o n } ' . ir. C. A., President; Home Economics Club; New Mercer Literary Society: Chorus; Student Grange. a ' ILICE came to Maryland from (jcorge Washington University in her Junior year and entered into the spirit of the Class of ' 2.T immediately. She is very interested in questions involving Home Economics and has been active in the Home Economics Club for two years. The Y. W. C. A. has found a very able leader in Alice, and has obtained many good ideas from her association with that organization during her two years here. In her Junior year Alice was a member of the New Mercer Literary Society Debating Team and was one of the first girls to take part in the annual inter-society debate. [38] WALKER MYRICK DAWSON B. S. — Agriculture K I Chess Club: Poe Literary Society: Student Grange; Livestock Club: Y. M. C. A. ' ALKER and his trusty Ford have been one of the campus landmarks fo r the last four years. During his whole time he has been active in a quiet way, both in studies and in student affairs. Knowing Dawson as we do, we have much reason to suspect that his " B.S. " is only a starter to nobler letters. WILLIAM AUGUSTIN DeCAINDRY B. S. — Engineering BALTIMORE, MD. AM, :s A n Rossbourg Club: New Mercer Literary Society: American Association of Engineers: Latin-AmericanClulr. Y. .1 . CI. ijillLL " entered the Engineering school late in the fall vjy of 1921 and immediately set out to become a aSSi famous engineer. From the beginning he has appeared as a Venus among the stars of our mathematical constellation. " Will " has made quite a few discoveries in the Engineering field, not the least of which is his famous movable turning point. " Will " is a hard worker, a good student, and a fine fellow, and we wish him all the success in the world in his future life. r VIRGIL O. DOLLY B. S. — Education FLINTSTONE, MD. i: T Q, A Z Student Grange: New Mercer Literary Society: Junior Prom Committee: Livestock Club. IHOSE Sigma Tau Omega boys, by living back in the Vl woods, have deprived the University of a lot of their aif l aluable time. Dolly is a fine fellow and has many staunch friends. When Virgil leaves us Maryland loses an exceptionally good student, and a man able to accomplish things along e.xtra-curricular activities — and should we mention I5erwyn? So here ' s to you, " Doll, " and may your successes be many and happy. T)b ANNA H. E. DORSEY B. S. — Arts and Science ELLICOTT CITY, MD. A o n Women ' s Student Government Organization; Le Cercle Francais, Secretary: New Mercer Literary Society: Girls ' Rifle Team: Student Grange: Chorus: Epsicopul Club: I ' . " W. C. A. INNA has always devoted a great deal of her time to student activities and has been very active in all the B a organizations of which she was a member. Her splendid record on the Cirls ' Rifle Team and the loyal support she has always given it has done much to place Cjirls ' Rifle on the high standard which it has reached. She won an " M " for rifle the first year girls received letters. Anna has also been particularly active in the Women ' s Student Council and the V. W. C. A. Despite her many offices and duties Anna can always find time to help a friend. It is this willingness on her part that has won for her many friends. Anna, here ' s wishing you lots of success in our future years. [40] eARRETT PARK has the honor of claiming " Roy, " who came to Maryland in the fall of ' 21 to pursue fjjg the Commercial Curriculum. During his college life, " Roy " has made many friends through his pleasing personality and extreme good nature. He possesses that rare quality of being able to laugh and yet become serious when the occasion demands it. Everyone knows and enjoys that extremely contagious laughter which bursts forth frequently when he is around. " Roy ' s " success in his collegiate work is very good evidence on which to predict an extremely successful career. Our heartiest wishes go with you, " Roy. " HENRY EMERSON DUKE B. S. — Arts and Science DURHAM, X. C. A M 1 ' ice-President Class, Rnssbourg Club. ' 23- ' 24, ' 24- ' 2o: Economics Cliih: I IENRY is the type of man who makes friends wherever JL}. he goes. A happy-go-lucky fellow who is a friend to j gl everyone. He came to Maryland from North rolina, and has made a very impressive record as a student. He was active in student activities, being twice elected vice-president of his class. He took an active interest in other organizations. " Duke " is gifted with an unusual sense of humor, and usually is the life of the party wherever he goes. One has only to travel with him for a distance to see just how well he mingles, and his true value as a friend. In taking the Commercial curriculum, " Duke " has prepared himself for life in the business world, and his many friends at the University wish him all the success that can possibly come to one who so richly deserves to succeed. 1411 ELIZABETH S. DUVALL B. A. — Education WASHINGTON, D. C. 2 A. I) K Le Ccrde Francois: Y. W. C. A.; New Mercer Literary Society: Girls ' Athletic Association: Women ' s Student Government Association, President: Student Council: Student Grange: Basket-ball: Senior Write-up Committee. ijilOULD that we were accomplished writers so that we Vl might relate in a worthy manner the achievements of g a this little lady! " Liz " became quite active in student organizations early, joining a number of them her first vear. Her popularity and fairness won for her the dis- tinction of being the first House President of the Practice House. This achievement was only to be followed up in the next year by the honor of being elected President of the Women ' s Student Government Association. Although actively engaged in so many organizations " Liz " is never too busy to lend a helping hand when called upon. She can be depended on at all times. Her sweet and loving disposition together with her thought- fulness of others has endeared h er in the hearts of all of us. ELIZABETH FLENNER B. A. — Arts and Science CHESTER HEIGHTS, PA. A O n, Jj K J Slndent Grange; Women ' s Student Governm ' nt Association; Girls ' Rifle Cliih " M " ; New Mercer Literary Society; Chorus; Bible Class. TT ' " ' " came to us in the fall of ' 22 from Swarth- - Tiiore. Her motto " Be happy and smile " has won roiW lor her many friends. Besides being ever ready for fun, she is conscientious, a hard worker, and has maintained a standard of excellent scholarship throughout her college career. Pennsylvania is her state, but we are inclined to believe that our " Dutchy " is growing quite fond of Maryland. " Libby " has participated in many activities, especially Y. W. C. A., Student ( " .range, and the Opera Club. On the Rifle Team she is known as the " Little Machine Gun, " and won her letter the first year. We hope that cupid will be as good a marksman as you have been " Libby, " and our best wishes go with you. EDWIN LAWSON FORD B. S. — Arts and Science VVASHLNGTON, D. C. eDWl N is a man that you see little of, but one who has made a great record in the Chemical Course which he Savgl pursued at the Unix-ersity. If one should stand at the entrance of the campus every morning he would hardh- fail to observe the appearance of Edwin on his motorcycle which carries him to and from Washington. In student activities Edwin was not very active because he was not a resident student, and was absent from the campus at the time that most of the organizations were meeting. However, this did not prevent him from making many friends, and making good marks throughout the four years. His many friends and classmates wish him the very best of success in his future endeavors in the scientific world. [43] WATSON IRVING FORD B. S. — Engineering BALTIMORE, MD. S S American Association of Engineers: Maryland Opera Club; Latin-American Club; Rossbourg Club. vSIATSON, also known as " Wif " or " Fliv " chose j mechanical engineering as his course, though it is not known whether the hot air invol ed in the heat enyines had any bearing on his selection. In any event he has been a very good student, even to the extent of almost denving himself any expression of his natural weakness for the opposite sex. Seriously, though, we expect big things from him in years to come, and certainly we wish him the best of everything. WILFRED EVERETT FROEHLICH B. A. — Arts and Science CRISFIELD, MD. Poe Literary Society: Cross Country: Y. M. C. A. " I -— |-|ACK, " as his college chums affectionately ca |0.| Wilfred, came to us from that far-famed and much mUSm talked of Eastern Shore. Since he first arrived on the campus he has always been one of the unassuming, serious-minded type of men, and he has a wide circle of friends. " Jack ' s " scholastic record at the university is one that he may well be proud of, and his participation in student activities has won for him a place on the Cross Country Team and the secretarial duties of the Poe Literary Society. In selecting the Arts and Science curriculum " Jack " certainlv intended to prepare to instruct others, and before many years we expect to see him directing some large institution of learning in a manner that will bring him the success and happiness that the Class of ' 25 so earnestly wishes that he may have. [44 LUIS GANOZA B. S. — Agriculture TRIVILLO, PERU, S. A 7 " pwlUIS FIRPO, the wild bull of the Pampas. " That is Xa what his friends call him, but to an outsider such an Sgg appelation would be highly misleading. Luis, though starting as a two-year student, switched ii second year, and deserves no little credit for getting his degree in the remaining three years, in spite of his un- familiarity with the North American Agriculture. Luis ' s popularity runs high in the I ' niversity ; he is a sincere friend, modest to a degree, and nearly always ready with a contagious laugh. He will carry a host of good wishes back with him to Peru. G. PAGE GARDNER B. A. — Education MIDDLETOWN, MD. K A, K I Class President, ' 23, ' 24, ' 25; Baseball " M " , ' 24, zu: Student Executive Council; Student Affairs Committee; Putilic Speaking Club; Rosshourg Club; Senior Write-up Committee. INE would think that the job of leading a class through three years would be enough for anyone; but Page is jg a an extremely versatile person, as indicated by his long list of important activities. With two letters to his credit in baseball, and with offices being held in many of his extra-curricular activities; it is no wonder that he is so popular a man. During the last year, however, the general student body has had to give up his attentions in favor of a particular black-haired Junior; in fact to picture one without the other is difficult. [45] RALPH M. GRAHAM B. A. — Arts and Science WASHINGTON, D. C. AH y. M. C. A.: Scabbard and Blade, President: R. 0. T. C. IFTER a successful career at Technical High School of Washington, Ralph came to the University of jg Maryland where for two years he was registered in the Engineering CoUege. During the summer of his second year he held a position as a salesman, and it was then that he decided that he liked the commercial world better and decided to take up the commercial course for the remaining two years in order that he might have a good foundation for a commercial career. The fact that he has received a commission in the Reserve Officers Corps of the I ' nited States Army speaks alone for his ability as a military leader. While at the University, Ralph took four years training under the Military department. While at Maryland, Ralph did excellent scholastic work and was active in the various student affairs, and it is needless to say that he will meet with success in life, for where there is so much ability and so determined a wil! success is evident. OSWALD H. GREAGOR B. S. — Arts and Science BALTIMORE, MD. K Lacrosse (Manager) " M " ' 25: Rosshourg Club. |SW.- LD is a student through and through. ■ His scholastic record all during high school was a grade of excellence and ho has maintained this high average ever since he entered the University. Oswald is not so devoted to his studies, however, that he sacrifices pleasure, for there is hardly ever a dance on the campus that we do not see him there tripping the light fantastic. Oswald is also very much interested in Lacrosse and has shown what he is made of by his untiring effort to make the team. He is a true lover of the sport and deserves much credit for his splendid work as playing manager of the team. The best of luck to you, Oswald! [461 Girls ' Rifle Team " M " ; Mask and Bauble Club: Home Economics Club; Women ' s Athletic Association; Basket- ball. | D now we come to one of the most versatile members of our class. One seldom finds a girl that can do as i « many things and do them well, as Mary can. She is an extremeh ' acconijilished swimmer, a crack rifle shot, ami an all-round good athlete. In addition to all this, Mar is excellent in dramatics, and can also do almost anythini ' in the line of cooking and serving. As to her other gooil points — we ' ll just let her picture speak for itself! In her senior year IVIary worked very hard as iVIanager of the Girls ' Rifle Team, and was a great factor in helping it to have such a successful year. Mary has many friends, and it will be hard to find someone to take her place at Maryland next year. T tipiscopal Club. PAUL BEATTY HARLAN B. S.— Agriculture CHURCHVILLE, MD. 2 ii 2 ()T Bachelor of Science, but Able-bodied Seaman Harlan, " started west from San Francisco, " and when dUjA we next saw him he boasted the title of " Skibby " .mil a knowledge of French Liqueurs. For all his experience " Skibby " is modest in the extreme: claiming only to be a white man, but alas! he is only an Irishman. It will be a severe loss to all those who have known him, when " Skibtjy " weighs anchor. But not to have known him would have }een to miss a rare and lasting experience. " Skibby " says his wanderlust is over, he wants to start farming in .Nevada, (in partnership, of course, she also coming from thurchville). 47 GEORGE R. HEINE B. S. — Agriculture WASHINGTON, D. C. K A Freshman Football, " 21 " Captain; Varsity Football " M " ' 22, " M " ' 21, " M " ' 24: Lacrosse " M " ' 2i: First Licutcnaut-Adjitlant, R. 0. T. C. EI E came to us from high school with the reputation of being an excellent football player. He was the star on the Freshman team and at times was playing with the X ' arsity in his freshman year. Since that time he has been deporting himself in the X ' arsity backfield as one of our most reliable punters. In his Junior year he turned mentor and helped coach the Freshman Lacrosse squad. Athletics however, have not been Heine ' s chief aim as he has taken a great interest in his chosen field of Dairy Manufactures. We hope you will achieve your ideal in becoming owner of a milk plant. MICHAEL HEVESSY B. S. — Agriculture GLOUCESTER POINT, A. IKE " is a man that could well boast of his past lecause of his World War record but not so with mi l him. He does not say a great deal about himself which kept us wondering about his true self for some time. Now that we know him we think all the more of him for his modesty. The best of good luck to you. " Mike; " a good student, a good friend, and a hard worker. LUCILLE HILL B. S. — Education WASHINGTON, D. C A O n Home Economics Club: Society. HUCILLEis another one of our classmates who came to Maryland from (ieorge Washington University, and ' iW we are certainly glad that she decided to graduate from Maryland instead of from the school she first attended. Lucille is quiet but e eryone likes her because she always has a smile or something nice to say to someone. She is very interested in ' . VV. C. A. work and has been quite active in that organization during her two years at Maryland University. Anyone who can make friends as quickly as Lucille is sure to be popular wherever she goes. yOv MINNIE HILL B. A. — Arts and Science WASHL GTU. , D. C. 2 A, K Secretary of Ike Class, ' 21, ' 22, ' 23, ' 2Jf; Le Cercle Francois; Women ' s Student Government Association, Secretary; Basket-hall, Captain, ' 23; Women ' s Student Council; " Diamondback " Staff: Reveille Staff: Senior Write-up Committee: Y. W. C. A., Sponsor, Company A: Girls ' Athletic Association. IWIE, the most universally popular girl on the lampus. Yes, everyone likes " Min " — and as for 310 her particular friends, well, they just wouldn ' t know h(i {( get along without her. No girl in the class has been more active, and her posi- tions as class secretary for four years and as Sponsor for Company A are only indications of her popularity with the class and with the student body generally. Minnie has also been very active in athletics, in Student Government work, and on the Student Publications. We won ' t go into any more detail, but suffice it to say that she is " out for " everything, and the best kind of a " Good old sport! " -Q :49i 1925, CHARLES W. HOHMAN B. S. — Agriculture BERWYN, MD. Livestock Club; Veterans of Foreign Wurs. OHMAN is another of our Federal Board Students, and if stature counts, he must be the most important. 3 ( ' .ood nature is perhaps his outstanding characterisitc; his laugh suits his size. Mohman is an extremely conscientious student; deter- mined to obtain a good education, so that he may instruct the layman, after he becomes a country agent. Hohman ' s special talent seems to lie in fitting animals for show- purposes. Like many of his conferes, Hohman has acquired a wife while at the University. ADDISON EASTWICK HOOK BALTIiMiORE, MD. V j) V Track, " M " (Manager) ' io; Glee Club; American Associa- tion of Engineers; Freshman Football. D " came to Maryland from the renowned Char- lotte Hall Military .Academy where he was one of B al the main cogs. Upon arriving here he fitted in very easily, soon becoming a non-commissioned officer in our local army. Then he went into the ( " .lee Club and became an asset with his voice and his still better banjo playing. Now he is active in fraternal work. Girls, he is young and innocent! 1501 JOHN F. HOUGH B. S. — Agriculture MT. RAINIER, MD. K A, A Z Freshmati Football ' 21; Football, " M " ' 22, " M " ' 23, • ' M " ' 24; Lacrosse, " M " ' 22, " M " ' 23, " M " ' 24; First Lieutenant, R. 0. T. C. o ONY " has been one of the most active members of the Class of ' 25. Not only has he found time to myyl make good marks in his studies, but has set a high standard in athletics. " Tony " has been rewarded for his high calibre of playing in football by selection to the All- Maryland team in ' 24 and election to the captaincy of our own team for next fall. In the spring " Johnny " turns his attention to Lacrosse and he is a stalwart on the defense. " Tony, " we are truly glad to know that you are to be back with us ne. t year, and of course we are looking to you to make it a successful season. 1511 JOSEPH WELIS JONES B. A. — Arts and Science WASHINGTON, D. C. R. 0. T. C: Economics Club. " — |-|ONES, or J. W., as he was generally called, came to V- ' ! the University in the fall of ' 21 as green a freshman ; ever trod the campus of Old Maryland. But he, like the rest gradually emerged into a state of second year soyihistication, then a worldly junior, and finally a stately and dignified senior. He is a very quiet and unassuming chap, and as a student has maintained very high standards. He was not very active in student organizations because he came out from Washington every day, but in Advanced R. O. T. C. he made a name for himself. We hope that J. W. will meet with the success in the commercial world that has been his during his study at the University. EDWARD F. JUSKA B. A. — Arts and Science ELBERON, N. J. 2 i 2 Freshman Class, Vice-President; New Mercer Literary Society; Dramatic Cluh: " Diamondtyack " Staff; Public Speaking Club; Junior Prom Committee; Baseball, " M " (Manager) ' 25; Reveille, Managing Editor; Honor Court; Senior Write-up Committee. el) " has always been one of the outstanding boys in his class during his four years at Maryland. He has ' 9 been particularly interested in public speaking and dramatics, taking a leading part in nearly every play produced by the Masque and IJauble Club. We also remember " Ed " as President of the New- Mercer Literary Society and one of its best debaters. He has carried his literary talent even farther, being active on both the " Diamondback " and Reveille staffs. " Ed " has a very pleasing and jovial personality and has won a host of friends on the campus. [52] Chess Cluh: Engineers. BARNWELL RHETT KING B. S. — Engineering BRANCHVILLE, MD. I M, il K ' I ' Episcopal A iiierican if HETT entered the llniversity of Maryland with J aijue ideas as to what to study. The words " Elec- i. j trical Engineer " had appealed to his imagination and, as is frequently the case with many great men, his fate was thus decided. .Since then he has been consistently chasing the ampere, and we expect that some day he will catch it. Aside from his studies, in which his marks are always high, " B. R. " has indulged in quite a number of activities in school and out, most of the latter lieing of the feminine persuasion, for he is verily a lion with the ladies, as it is easy to see from his picture. Good luck, Rhett, and we all wish you the greatest success. HOWARD LANE KNOX B. S. — Engineering COLLEGE PARK, MD. g. ardent Democrat from Miami, Florida. He is eloquent when discussing politics and becomes so iSi warmed up to his subject that he boils. He seems to be assured of a position of fame and honor for hard and continuous work is his favorite pastime. [ 53 1 GOMER LEWIS, JR. B. S. — Engineering WASHINGTON, D. C. S N Inter- Fraternity Council, Vice-President: Football, ' " 24: Lacrosse Team, " M " ' 23, ' 24, ' 25. lOMER ' S honors are almost too numerous to mention. J. His reputation as a football player, besides being one jMM of the mainstays of the Lacrosse Team, stamps him as fjeing a first class athlete. . product of Central High School, he came to us heralded as a man tried and proven, and his success here has added to his previous victories. He has been a good student and should make a successful Civil Engineer. Good luck, boy, and may you have the same luck in the years to come that you had in College. [54] © ' EHOLD the Wit of the Class! We have often ceased struggling with deep scientific problems to indulge in j Sgj hearty laughter at the " wise cracks " of this young individual. " Bill " says that after four years of hard work at electrical engineering he would like to enroll in some easy- course and enjo ' life for a while. The poor boy may be over-worked, but do not blame it all on the engineering college. Besides his chosen course " Bill " has another great affinity— cross-word puzzles— and heisspending much of his senior year in solving them. All in all, " Bill " is certainly a credit to his native town of Elkton, Maryland, and we cannot wish him too much success and happiness for the years to come. -n r ffl! nm 1 V 1 .■,-— ' «, s J V 1 m « 1 .. ' - ' m " -■1 i " FRANCIS THEODORE LITTLE B. S. — Engineering TAKOMA PARK, MD. 2 T Q Rossbourg Club. N automobile salesman or peddler of Ford ' s superior product by night, and a student in the University ' s B hardest course by day. All questions concerning radio will be cheerfully and accurately answered by this authority. In arguments it has become quite customary to measure the strength of his argument and the density of his opponent by the volume of his voice. [55] IXCOLN has had a rather varied career, varying from managing a lunch counter, to trying to do the •gl same with a wife and two children. The late War served to place him here at the ITniversity, where he is successfully completing an honorable course. Attractions at home have kept him rather out of student afTairs; so most of us know him only as a quiet student, well able to hold up his end of the work. A . CHARLES WILLIAM LITCHFIELD B. S. — Engineering VVA.SHINGTOX, D. C. A i: ii, r A n American Associulion of Engineers. Y ITCH, " as he is popularly known, is the type of Xk. chap who can be depended on to have his work •g| (lone and done well. Naturaljy enough then, he is graduating this year in Mechanical Engineering. His is a rather fortunate nature, embodying enough curiosity to ask why and sufficient aggressiveness to determine how a thing is done. Such a combination cannot mean other than success in whatever he may undertake. We wish him all the luck in the world. [56] JOSEPH A. MACRO B. A. — Arts and Science HOMESTEAD, PA. Poe Literary Society, President- Poe Debating Team, ' 23-24: Winner of Debating Medal, ' 23-24: V ' arsity Debating Team, ' 24- ' 2d: Public Speaking Club: Council of Oratory and Debate: " Diamondhack " Staff: Reveille Staff. iCi EHOLD the long list of forensic activities which ' E) follows " Mack ' s " name — but even then you will not gain a sufficient idea as to the amount of use that " has made of his tongue. If ever any one was born talking, it certainly must have been our " Macko. " His ability along this line may be partly due to the many times daily that he must extricate himself from awkward posi- tions which his love of practical jokes may have placed him. From the above, one should gather that " Mack " is a more than vociferous person, filled to the brim with fun- provoking e.xhuberance. ' Tis all true; but in spite of this, he is a hard worker, and has devoted a large amount of his time to the student publications as well as to debating. JOHN W. MAGRUDE B. S. — Education GAITHERSBURG, MD. Student Grange; Y. M. C. A.: Bible Class. INLIKE many of our Agricultural Education gradu- ates, John has been in it from the start. If applica- JWM tion to work in spite of other attractions is what makes successes, Magruder will certainly early reach the top. Like the student that he is, John is excessively quiet; but his friends are not scarce and they are true. TILGHMAN BRICE MARDEN, JR. B. A. — Arts and Science BALTIMORE, MD, 2 I S Lacrosse, " Af, " ' 22, " M, " ' S, " M, " ' U, " M, " " 25; Freshman Football, ' 21; Rossbourg Club. y l. B. " is one of Professor Schulz ' s proteges and is V_«) quite versed in the line of political sciences. At aiWI present he seems to be quite interested in knowing if the Electoral College has a good football team. We bite, " T. B., " has it? Outside of the Arts and Science school " T. B. " is one of the mainstays of the Lacrosse team. He is a fast and ardent player and has devoted a great deal of time to this sport during his four years. He deserves lots of credit for his excellent playing and his loss to the team next year will be keenly felt. But he is not lost at sports because he is now playing Santa Claus for a particular person — and here ' s ucic " T. B., " we hope you win. [581 v HIS Dixie maiden hails from Columbus, (ieorijia, vl and has the distinction of being one of the first two mw to enroll in the Pre-Medical Curriculum. For two ears she won a letter on the Girls ' Rifle Team, and on several occasions we have enjoyed hearing her voice in the opera club and chorus productions. Marie, called the " l.ittle One " is contemplating missionary work in China. A truer or better friend could not be found, so her class wishes her the best of success in the Oriental fields. KENNETH FRANCIS MATTHEWS B. S. — Engineering WASHINGTON, D. C. A «} ' Q, i U. S K i American Associution of Engineers; Inter- Fraternity Council. ENNV, " as debonair a chap as ever stepped out of a band-box, came to this institution as a sophomore, after havinij spent his first collegiate year at the University of Virginia. He is an honor man in the senior class and a member of Phi Mu, Honorary Engineering Fraternity. He has made good both in his academic work and in numerous campus activities. We are certain his success in his chosen profession will be as great as that in college. i? t MARVIN ROYSTON McCLUNG B. A. — Arts and Science NORRISTOWN, MD. A V Q RossboKro Clul). from Jarretsville High School in Harford It is the custom of Jarretsville High to Mac " is no exception to .AC " hai County. mwi turn out good men, and this custom. It is rather indefinite what " Mac " expects to become, but he seems to take a great deal of interest in economics and business administration, so we predict a bright and successful future for him. You would not believe it, but " Mac, " besides being a student, takes a peculiar liking to the fair sex. He says, however, that the home town girl is still the best one after all, and that we need not be surprised at anything that we may hear. Well " Mac, " old boy, we wish you the very best success in vour future endeavors. [60] 1925 WILLIAM TODD McCUNE B. S. — Engineering ELKTON, MD. A M v. M. C. A. n, RESH from the big city of Elkton, " Mac " set forth four years ago with a firm resolve to become a m l civilized engineer. He stuck to this resolution through four years of Trigonometry, Calculus, Steel, et cetera, and finalh ' achic cd his goal, despite many week-end visits to Elkton, Washington, ami other points of more or less interest. It is reported that " Mac " has had an ap- plication in for some time for the position of Beach Censor at Atlantic City, but wherever he goes we know that he will fulfill his duties in a satisfactory manner, and we wish for you, " Mac, " the best of success in all our under- takings. NELSON T. MEEDS B. S. — Engineering WASHINGTON, D. C. M Cnmniission in the Officers Reserve Corps. nELSON entered these halls of learning with the idea of becoming, eventually, an elect, ical engineer, and cWM to this end he applied himself faithfully, with the logical result that he is one of the honor members of the class. " N. T. " is one of those fortunate individuals whose hofibies parallel their vocations. His [jet recreation is radio, and he knows considerable about it. However, although he best likes things electrical, he has won a commission as Second Lieutenant in the Organized Reserve Corps, having served in our R. O. T. C. batalHon for three years, with previous military experience. Well, old boy, we all wish you the greatest success, and expect some day to hear your name used as an authority in your chosen field 161] EDWARD ROANE MELTON, JR. B. S. — Engineering WASHINGTON, D. C. S I D Inter-Fraternity Council: Track, " M " ' 21: Rossbourg Club: Latin- American Club: American Association of Engineers: Y. M. C. A. OANE started out in the Class of " 24 but stayed out of school a year while travelling in the South on experimental work for the Bureau of standards. Possibly the experience thus acquired explains why he has been a good student. Then, too, his congenial and cour- teous manner fits in perfectly with our ideas of the South, and certainly it meets with the approval of the fairer sex! Everyone who knows Roane is confident that he will be highly successful in whatever field of engineering he may enter. Surely he has all of our good wishes! [62] 2 WILLIAM H. MERRILL, JR. B. A. — Arts and Science POCOMOKE CITY, MD. Scabbard and Blade: Y. M. C. A.; New Mercer Literary Society; Advanced R. O. T. C; Bible Class. " (C II-I- " is another one of whom Pocomoke may well be ' vJ ]iroud. He has made a name for himself not only gggj as a student and a good fellow, but as a military leader. We do not know whether " Bill " will be a great lawyer or a soldier of fortune, but we do know that he is upholding the traditions of the latter in that he is truly a ladies ' man. " Bill " has stuck faithfully with the Class of ' 2.5 through difficulties and pleasures, and now, as he goes forth from the University into the world he carries with him the good will of all his classmates. JAMES EDWARD MILLS B. S. — Agriculture HYATT.SV1LLE, MD. Student Grange; Horticultural Club; Fruit Judging Team. XN 191fi, there came a lad into the old M. A. C. from Shrevesport, Louisiana. He was early received into BgJ the hearts of his fellow students, and was elected class president. This same year he was called to assist his country, and served many months on the Mexican Border. Then came the World War, and he again answered the call to arms. After seeing the states from East to West he returned in the fall of 1923. Here, in spite of his long service, he succumbed: Cupid captured him; and now carries him off the campus every week-end. Even with this in hand, however, " Jimmie " finds time to play an active part in the Orange and the Horticultural Club. [ 63 1 1925 JOHN ELMER WAYNE MILLS B. S. — Engineering WASHINGTON GROVE, MD. AM. r A n Crnss Country, " M " V;J; Track; American Association of E?igineers: Y. M. C. A. AVNE enrolled in our fair institution of learning four ears ago in the school of Engineering. He not onh- ggig completed his course and is in line for his diploma, hut he is one of the few engineers who have been able to find the time to devote to athletics. He has been on the Cross Country Team for four years, making his letter in his Junior Year. This is an indication of what all his friends know to be true, that Wayne is a good student and a hard w ' orker. In addition to this Wayne is a mighty fine fellow, and he deserves an unqualified success in ail that he undertakes in his life after graduation. PAUL MORRLS B. S. — Engineering ST. MICHAELS, MD. A M American Association of Engineers: Rossboiirg Club: Rifle Club; Latin-American Club: Y. M. C. A. AUL has distinguished himself not only in the Engi- neering field, but also in the realm of Military Science, laaej having attained the rank of First Lieutenant in the Cadet Battalion this year. Although the smallest man in the Senior Civil Engineering Class he has demonstrated time and again that he is perfectly able to see through a transit without the aid of either a stepladder or a pair of stilts. Paul is one of our best students as w-ell as the best of fellows, and deserves a large share of success in the pursuit of his chosen career. We join in wishing for you, Paul, the best of luck, and we know that given the oppor- tunity you can prove beyond a doubt that ou are there W ' ith the goods. FIQUALLY good company at Cribbage, Bridge, VJi Dancing, Celebrating, or any old thing; " Vic " will Si ever live in the minds of his fellows as a quiet, unassuming good scout. He reserves a large amount of consideration and genial warmth for his chums. And we are sure that " Vic ' s " personality and trust-worthiness will gain the friendship and credit, when he leaves school, that they have won for him in school. MABEL NASH B. S. — Arts and Science MT. RANIER, MD. Chorus. y lO all appearances Mabel is quiet and unassuming ' but KD those who know her best realize that she is energetic BIWl and full of fun, as well. Mabel ' s chief interest, aside from studies, seems to lie in the Chorus and Opera Club. She has been a hard worker throughout her four years in college, and her classmates wish her much success in her teaching career. [6.5] VICTORINE NICOL B. S. — Education MANASSAS, VA. Home Economics Cluh; Poe Literary Society; Y. W. C. A IXD now we come to little " Nic " who, even though she is so small in stature, is big at heart. She hai i a from Virginia and everyone knows that girls from there are noted for their splendid personality and con- geniality and " Nic " is no exception. During her four years at Maryland she has always been known as a real true friend and this doesn ' t stand only among the girls either. Can anyone guess who he is? And — although " Nic " is " big-hearted, " she has a fancy for little things, don ' t you think? Well, in ' 26 " Xic " will be gone but indeed she will not be forgotten. Whether you teach school next year or you have every good wish for a happy and successful life KNUTE W. NIELSON B. S. — Agriculture WASHINGTON, D. C. A M Inler- Fraternity Council: Cross Country; Old Dominion Club; Livestock Club; Y. M. C. A. ILL Knute ' s friends know that he is loyal to his Alma _ Mater even though he is a non-resident. He has i Sl found time during his four years here to run on the Cross Country Team and his work there has been very valuable. Knute is one of our Dairy Manufacturing Specialists and rumor has it that he intends to carry on next year at Massachusetts Agricultural College. We know that Knute will be rewarded with success for he is a painstaking worker. ELSIE L. ORME B. S. — Education BARNESVILLE, MD. S A Home Economics Club; Y. W. C. A.; Cho rus; Student Grange; Poe Literary Society; Girls ' Athletic Association. f LSIE is one of the happiest and best natured persons V- we know and we are just a little inclined to wonder 0 if there ' s not a good reason for this, because " Happy " things surely do " take to " Elsie and she to them, or should we say to " him? " All joking aside, though, Elsie ' s an awfully good sport and the best friend ever; and, if she does teach next year, as she says she ' s going to do, we know she will be successful ; " there is nothing succeeds like success. " Elsie leaves a host of friends when she leaves Maryland. LESTON CURTIS PARKS B. A. — Arts and Science BRISTOL, TE.W. :i: K QARKS comes from the state about which perhaps more songs are written than any other of the forty- gOB eight states — Tennessee, to become an Old Liner for short years. It did not take him long to grasp the spirit of a true Marylander, and when an athletic contest of any kind was in progress Parks was generally there helping the boys to cheer the home team to victory. The old rule that one privilege granted to all is that of choosing their own friends, is still good, and to be a friend of Leston ' s means more than we can explain here. " Parks " as he was known on the campus was a good student, and interested in student afTairs. His principal interest outside of scholastic duties lay in attending the Rossbourg Club dances; for a particular reason, no doubt. WILLIAM A. PARLETT B. S. — Education American Legion. (T ILL " comes to Maryland as a convalescent from a € gas attack in the World War. His present status ' S A shows him to be a graduate pharmacist, living with i widowed mother, spending no little of his time nursing the ailing ofTspring of his friends. Stern almost to the point of grouchiness, " Bill " is a true friend to those who know him. May you have every success as a teacher, Mr. Parlett. [68] Scabbard and Blade: Kosshoiirg Club: Student Grange, Master: Livestock Club, President. IN every campus one will find men who, though not having much to say, are actually big leaders and popular characters; such is " Sparky. " Wilbur comes from a big farm, and doubtless his early training is responsible for much of his successes here. The list above indicates his wide range of activities, combined with excellence in scholarship. As a member of the cattle- judging team, Pearce represented his school in " 2.3; and always has been prominent in advancing the interests of the University. " Sparky " is a favorite with both men and girls on the campus; and to meet their expectations of him may tax even his fund of resources. IRVIN PEEBLES B. A. — Arts and Science LONACONING, MD. 2 t S Freshman Football, ' 31: Football, ' 22, ' 23, ' 2 ,: Track, ' 22: Lacrosse, ' 23, ' 24, ' 25: Basket-ball, ' 23- ' 24; Episcopal Club. N the autumn of " 21 Irvin made his first appearance on the campus, and through the rush of the past four OggJ years he has gone calmly along making many friends, ind maintaining an excellent scholastic record. " Ducky " was a member of the football, basket-ball, and acrosse squads, and participated admirably in a number of contests. He was also active in other campus organiza- tions. " Ducky ' s " career will be made in the commercial world, a field in which he is well grounded through his selection of Business Administration for collegiate study. The Class of " 25 wishes you the very best success that can possibly come your way, " Ducky. " [691 GARELD E. PHILLIPS B. S. — Arts and Science HAGERSTOWN, MD. K A QHIL " has a very reticent nature and many of us on the campus do not feel as if we know him as well as we would like to. His best friends, however, tell us that when " Phil " comes out of his " shell " he is the life of the party. Do you think you have treated us quite fair. He has spent much of his time in the Chemistry building, being particularly interested in this science and from all reports he has done splendid work. We wish you all kinds of success in the Chemistry world and we know you ' ll make good. p - c!W mL ( p n m Jj H ' ' ROBERT WENDELL POWELL B. S. — Engineering PRINCES.S ANNE, MD. N i: O A merican A ssociation of Engineers: Inter- Fraternity Ccuncil; New Mercer Literary Society: Somerset County Club. ENDELL entered the University in the fall of 1920, and matriculated in Electrical Engineering. Through ggg his pleasing personality and good fellowship he has made many permanent and sincere friendships, and he is very popular on the campus. Wendell has participated in many extra-curricular activities, making his education a complete one. He is a good student, possessed of both initiative and leadership and he has shown his ability to apply in a practical way what he has learned. " R. W. " everyone joins in wishing you the success you so richly deserve! SELWYN LAWRENCE POWERS B. A. — Arts and Science HYATTSVILLK, MD. 4 S K Latin-American Cluh; First Lieutcnuiil R. O. T. C: Econom- ics Club: Rosstiourg Club. EL, " originally from Kansas City, has made many, friends since he became a resident of the Old Line State, bnt true to the maxim of the former state he requires that you show him before he is convinced. Although he was a day student, Selwyn always main- tained an excellent scholastic standing, and made many friends on the campus. During the four years that w e have been classmates together we have learned two things about " Sel: " first that he does not dislike the weaker sex: second, that the members of this sex do not dislike him. The sheik, as he is sometimes called, always has a smile for everyone, and where he holds forth, gloom and despair cannot. For you, " Sel, " we wish this one thing among many — that your business career be as overwhelmingly successful as your college life has been. T ARTHUR G. PRANGLEY, JR. B. S. — Engineering WASHINGTON, D. C. 4) S K, M, K l Scabbard and Blade; Inler-Fralernity Council; American Association of Engineers; Latin-American Club; First Lieutenant R. 0. t. C. iwrflELL, folks, here he is. One of the girls on the hill vl | once said he was the handsomest man on the campus, j j and several others have a soft spot in their hearts for his dancing. There is no doubt as to his social attributes, and in addition he is a first class student, so what more could we ask? During his sojourn here he has made a splendid scholastic record, as well as many friends, . s to future intentions, Arthur is slightly undecided whether to be a professor or a second Steinmetz. We would not be surprised, however, if he succeeded as both. Anyway, Arthur, we all wish you the greatest possifjle success and happiness for the years to come. [71] o MYRON S. PRICE B. S. — Agriculture CENTERVILLE, MD. S N is one of our midgets, but " Marty " has I the old saying that good goods come in small ges. In spite of his fine work, however, had a hard time in keeping his mind on his is quite interested in the activities at Hood ' Pewee " is one of Professor Cotterman ' s ve are looking forward to the time when we as one of our teachers. " Marty, " don ' t " when you begin your work. i? EDWARD L. PUGH, JR. B. S. Education NORTH CHEW CHASE, MD. K A Football " M " ' n, " M " ' 22, " M " ' 23, " M " (Captain) ' 34: Track " M " ' 23, " M " ' 24, " M " {Captain) ' 25; Freshman Lacrosse. " r lD " is the outstanding athlete of the class: Ever d since his freshman ' ear he has been getting Varsity ig letters, and this year he has the singular distinction and honor of being captain of two major sports. He is the kind of fellow who has not let his athletic honors interfere with his campus demeanor. We hope that we will soon see " Ed " coaching and turning out athletes for Maryland of the calibre he has proved himself to be. [72] HOWARD WILBUR QUAINTANCE B. S. — Agriculture COLLEGE PARK, MD. A :i; Freshman, Sophomore and Junior Prom Commillccs: Inter- Fraternitv Council: dee Club. Q " ' IHOEBE " after being with us and away from us at arving intervals, has at last reached the goal. a His talent on the banjo, and his willingness to his fellow students, have served to bring him many friends. It has also been rumored that he has met " the right- girl. " May the combination of " Phoebe, " the girl, and life ' s work go on to great results. Poe Literary Cla ss. WILSON O. RIGDON B. S. Education CARDIFF, MD. Society: Episcopal Club: Y. M " f UNBOAT " Rigdon hails from Cardiff, wherever that may be; but, in spite of this handicap, he has Sia kept up with us without seeming difhculty. Rigdon is another one of the very quiet ones of our class. He has staunch friends, however; and these and the rest of us wish him well with his Bacteriology. [73] FLOYD V. RITTER B. S. — Agriculture Poe Literary Society: Student Grange: Old Dominion Club Vice-President: Rossbourg Club: American Legion. LOVD hails from Virginia and since coming to Mary- land has made a good showing for himself, in several Km I ways. He finishes his course at the end of three c.irs and has made some mighty good time down in Hyattsville. The Mystery surrounding his frequent visits there was unfolded recently when we received news of his matrimonial ventures. We congratulate you, Floyd. We will think of you as a good friend and hope that you meet with success wherever you settle down. JOSEPH L. RIVKIN B. A. — Arts and Science HARTFORD, CONN. E n, K OK " transferred to us from Connecticut Aggie in his Junior year, but we have heard very little of him. He came to us with a high academic standing and has continued his good work as the records show. Rivkin takes the deepest interest in the political sciences, the field in which he is majoring, and if he continues as he has in the past we know that his future success is assured. We will remember you as one to raise the scholastic averages of our University. u [74] Lieiitenanl, FREDERICK HELME ROGERS B. S. — Engineering WASHINGTON, D. C. American Assncialinn of Engineers: First R. 0. T. C; Rifle Team, Captain, ' ,12. VR Helnic is a hero with the ladies and though he has many applicants, one has been singled out. Ladies have not occupied his whole time for he has often been on the rifle range where he has demonstrated marked ability. As orator and debater he achieved success in the classroom. We look forward to big things from Helnie, as he knows, and knows that he knows. fl WARRINGTON R. SANDERS B. S. — Engineering WASHINGTON, D. C. American Association of Engineers: Latin-American Second Lieutenant, Officers Reserve Corps. INCE upon a time he was said to be shy, but alas! The old days have passed. " Warnie " is our exponent a of the practical joke. He has a good sense of humor and a hearty laugh, and all his friends can testify that he is an excellent companion. " Warnie " decided to follow in his father ' s foot-steps, and be an engineer. His ambition is about to be realized after four years of hard work to attain it. As he now steps out into the world to win fame and fortune, we all want him to know that the Electrical Engineering Class of " 2h is behind him to a man, and wish him all success and happiness for the years to come. [75] EDWARD A. SCOTT B. A. — Arts and Science BRISTON, TENN. N 2 O Senior Write-up Committee: Old fQI D " comes from Tennessee whither he goes we know VJ not, but from all observations it wouldn ' t be a bad guess to say that his future home will be in River- dale, Maryland (?). His amiable disposition, slowness to anger, and readiness to smile have won for him a host of Iricnds. Being an Assistant to the IJbrarian one may find " Ed " during his spare moments liusily engaged in the Library, where his unfailing efforts to help others has won for him much admiration. This does not keep him from taking an active part in the Y. M. C. A., Economics Club, and Old Dominion Club. Such energy and stick-to-it- iveness will win much success for you " Ed, " in the business world and the fiest wishes of your classmates go with you. WILLIAM MARSHALL SCOTT B. A. — Arts and Science PRINCESS ANNE, MD. ' Diamnndback " Staff: Economics Club: Y. M. C. A. ■r Tll ' NNY, " as Marshall is called by his college friends, Jy was one of the most popular men on the campus. gggj Following in his brother ' s footsteps he has taken over the photography business, and much of the work in the Reveille comes from his camera. " Bunny " is an ardent admirer of good music, musical shows, and is a staunch radio fan. Any time during his hours of leisure one may find him playing over his collection of records, or listening in on some concert being broadcasted over ethereal waves. [76] CHARLES SHOEMAKER B. S. — Agriculture BETHESDA, MD. A Z, 4 K ' l Horlicidtural Club: American Legion. iJTlHEN the call to duty came Maryland ' s sons re- CD sponded nobly; when their work was done, they returned home, laid aside their arms and agam put their hands to the plow. Charles Shoemaker is one of these boys. Quiet and unassuming, his stay at the Uni- versity of Man-land has not been attended with heraldry or pomp, but when the smoke of conflict cleared away at the end of each semester his name has always stood near the top. " Shoe " is a Horticulturist, and it does not take a seer to predict great success for him, whether he decides to specialize in " peaches, " for which he has a predilection, or some other more prosaic fruit. DANIEL R. ST ALE Y B. S. — Education KNOXVILLE, MD. AM, i: A n Junior Prom Committee: Advanced R. O. T 1 COOD FELLOW " is perhaps the most applicable phrase to " Dan. " Continually in a good humor, „„ ever-ready with a pleasant greeting, he leaves the llmversity of Maryland with a host of friends who wish him well. After first trying Engineering, Staley has switched to Education. In this college, and in Advanced R. O. T. C, " Dan " has made a success. [771 BRUCE T. STAMBAUGH B. A. — Arts and Science WOODSBORO, MD. S ©RUCE is one of the social lights of his class. Last year he was a pretty keen competitor for [ resident gaM of the " V " Hut Club and we understand his defeat was not due to lack of interest on his part. The " Y " Hut is not the only dormitory that has been graced with his presence, though, for during his four years he has taken a shot at each of them. Too, bad, Bruce, there aren ' t more than three. To .see Bruce strolling around the campus in his leisurely way you would hardly think he was an eloquent speaker, but he is and in fact, is very much interested in the Public Speaking Club. We know this art will be a great help to you, Bruce, and your classmates wish you lots of success in the vears to come. x EDWARD A. STANLEY B. S. — Agriculture BLUEFIELD, W. VA. American Legion. TANLEY is another of our Federal Board friends. He is far from being a prominent figure on the campus; but hard and conscientious study does not promote general popularity. There is nothing succeeds like success; so the outcome looks bright for you, Stanley, and of course we are all glad. [78] LEANDER SCALES STUART B. S.— Agriculture PEPPERELL, MASS. A 1 ' l ' Live Slock Club, Secretary: Honor Court; Live Stock Judging Team. HEANDER first graced our campus with his smiles in the fall of 1!) ' 2() as a green country lad. t)ne could WB readily see that he didn ' t know what it was all about. He took hold with a will, howe er, and soon distinguished himself as a student. His honesty and perseverence have gained him a " mogulship " in the mess-hall and seated him on the Honor Court. It is our ho[)e that the future will hold continued success for him in all his endea ' ors. RICHARD L. SUMMERILL B. S. — Agriculture PENN ' S GROVE, i . J. N i: o ' Diamondback " Staff; Senior Write-up Committee. OK ' K, " as he is familiarly known on the " hill " hails from Penn ' s Grove, New Jersey and is one of the ??=wa original members of the " Skeeter Club. " Through his versatility and good fellowship he has gained recogni- tion on the campus as a student, active in school welfare and has won many sincere and lasting friendships. " Dick " matriculated in Bacteriology in the year ' 21 and is to be congratulated upon the success which he has attained. " Dicky, " everyone joins in wishing you success and happiness in your future undertakings. 791 ELIZABETH SWENK B. A. — Education WASHINGTON, D. C. A O n, I) K t Student Grange: Secretary Student Assembly; Opera Cluh, President: Poe Literary Society: Chorus: Women ' s Student Government Association. © ' " lETTY " is another who didn ' t start out with the Class of ' 25 but who surely has been a splendid i gj member since joining it. Her great ability at leading was shown when she so successfully piloted the Opera Club during her Senior year. " Betty " has great musical talent, too, and has certainly added a lot to every- one ' s enjoyment of the weekly movies by her skill on the piano. We are rather inclined to think that there is another musical instrument that she likes better even than the piano. Is it a guitar, " Betty? " " Betty ' s " many friends will miss her at the University of Maryland next year, but we know that she will be as popular elsewhere. [801 FELIX H. TAN B. A. — Arts and Science BUITENZORG, JAVA I CERTAIN poet by the name of Kipling once wrote that " East is East and West is West and ne ' er the twain shall meet. " We have here on the University Campus a living refutation of that poet ' s statement. From the far Eastern Island of Java in the South Sea, came Felix, now one of the most westernized people you would care to meet. Felix is now thoroughly " one of the boys, " small in stature, hut mighty in popularity. We all regret exceedingly that Felix is to leave this year for his home country, but there is pleasure in the thought that he will return to his mother country and fjecome a prominent factor in the educating of his people to western methods of commercial practice. Though many miles distant Felix in his little brown sweater, tennis racket under his arm, and his ever-ready smile will long be remembered by his classmates. RITCHIE PATTERSON TAYLOR B. S. — Arts and Science WASHINGTON, D. .C N S O Scabbard and Blade; New Mercer Literary Society; Maryland Chemical Socielv; Rifle Club; Sludenl ' s Executive Council; Captain, R. O. ' T. C. , v|ITCHIE is a product of " Technical High School, " J Washington, and, as we may well expect, he continued g his technical training here at the University. In- dustrial chemistrv is a course which Ritchie has mastered in splendid style, and in which he is intensely interested. During the four years at Maryland Ritchie has been active and made life-long friends. In advanced R. O. T. C. Ritchie captained his company, and was one who believed in making his men learn thoroughly all the tactics taught by the department. In addition to this Ritchie was twice elected to represent his class on the executive council, and was actively interested in other organizations. In Ritchie we find a friend sincere and true. His pleasant disposition not only wins friends for him, but holds them, and it is needless to say these qualities will go far in ena- bling him to succeed in the scientific world. 81 NELSON J. THOMAS B. S. — Education BALTIMORE, MD. G " ' IKLSE " came to us just this year, from Johns Hopkins University. Hence, we feel that we do djBM not know him very well. He is a quiet and un- assuming chap, which characteristic has not helped us to know him better: but he is a worker, so we wish him much success in his future career, Education. Scabbard and Blade. HOUGHTON G. GLAPP B. S. — Arts and Science BRENTWOOD, MD. X A, K v HIS popular little friend stayed away from College J Park the first term and almost got left out of the mwi ■ea Book. The editor tells us he was lucky to get in even with the " T ' s. " Houghton is one of the chemists who have attained dizzy heights in scholarship and has taken particular interest in helping undergraduates over the stony path. He is a very congenial companion and has a host of friends. H. G. has already tasted of labor in his chosen field and therefore is envied by many. He undoubtedly labored hard in his technical relationship with alcohol but has evidenced no i effects. All of his friends wish him the best of fortune and are sure his efforts will not be in vain. 182] WILLIAM FABER TROXELL B. S. — Engineering GAITHERSBURG, MD. t K. 2 A n " Diamnndback " Staff: American Association of Engineers: Rosshoiirg Club. j ROX, " the artist ' s model, is a good worker and a mJ dandy classmate, despite his fondness for loud SSIa elothes. His wardrobe is a constant source of color and wonder to all of us. As circulation manager of the " Diamondback, " he has lots to do, each week seeing that the students and faculty receive their numbers. He is also a past master of the Terpischorean art, being one of the most graceful dancers in the college. We are sure that success will follow his footsteps. THEODORE JOHN VANDOREN B. S. — Engineering HV. TTSVILLE, MD. Track ' 23- ' ' 33: Public Speaking Club, President: " Diamnnd- back " Staff: Latin-American Club: American Association of Engineers: Senior Write-up Committee. aKTER a varied career, which included service in the war, " Ted " came to us determined to become an g a engineer. The University gained a brilliant man when he registered. He has been very prominent in all campus activities, and particularly in debating and public speaking clubs. His ability to address an audience and feel perfectly confortable while doing so, has made him the envy of the class. His natural ability and firm determina- tion will assure him success in his vocation. It is with regret that we must part as we go forth on our various paths. ,831 DWIGHT TALMADGE WALKER B. S. — Agriculture MT. AIRY, MD. A n ' O, A Z Band: Tennis, Manager: Baseball: Student Grange: Rosshoiirg Club. Horticultural IWICiHT is a real horticulturist. He specializes in apples on his father ' s farm at Mt. Airy but it seems g that he found a " Peach " last summer. Uwight ' s favorite question is " Do you want to buy a Rossbourg ticket? " He has been active in the Glee Club, Student Grange, and Tennis. Dwight has been through college under some difificulties. He was ill for several weeks during his Sophomore year but he is graduating with a very good record in spite of this handicap. May your trip through life be full of joy and happiness for both you and you wife, D. T. [84: BENJAMIN WATKINS, 3rd B. S. — Engineering DAVIDSONVILLE, MD. K A ©EX " can usually be depended on to provide a little untertainment for he is fortunate in having a keen ' SSHi sense of humor. While somewhat reserved and rather quiet in his manner, he is capable of arising to any occasion that might present itself. Aside from earning his numerals in Football during his Freshman year he has been active in fraternal work. As a manager he possesses marked ability, and we expect big things from him in the years that are to come. [85] I. EVANS WHEATON B. S. — Arts and Science GREENWICH, N. J. Reveille, Assistant Editor; Y. Literary Society: Bible Class. M, C. A.; New Mercer iwilHEATIE " came to us from New Jersey, the vl mosquito state, but the quahty of a pest does not Uve in him. His cheery good nature, and wilhngness at all times to aid in everything worthwhile have won for him many friends at IVIaryland. Although he has not pushed himself into the rays of the spotlight. Wheatie does things and does them well. The editor of our Reveille says that the act for which he — the editor — deserves the most credit, was the selection of Evans for Assistant Editor. Those of us who will be back at this stamping ground next year are hoping to find VVheaton here too, playing with his little friends, the Bacteria. RUSSELL BENTON WHITE B. A. — Arts and Science KITTANNING, PA. 1 K Poe Literary Society: Lacrosse: Rosshourg Club. lUSS " as he is more familiarly known, hails from the Dutch state, and has been very successful as a student, and active in student organizations. Although he has not earned a regular position on the Varsity Lacrosse Team, he participated in a number of games, and stuck out faithfully for the team during the entire four years. " Russ " has a very pleasant disposition, and has many friends on the campus. He will be more vividly remem- bered, perhaps, through his services as assistant in the University dining hall, where he was regarded as one of the best of the assistants. Having selected Business Administration for study at Maryland. " Russ " prepared himself for a commercial career, and that he will meet with marked success is a certainty. [86] MICHAEL W. WHITEFORD B. S.— Education WHITEFORD, MD. American Legion; Livestock Club. PROMINENT figure in the Agriculture Building is ISJ-I " Mike, " a student in Agricultural Education. To B al sum him up, he is a good fellow, a friend to both faculty and student body, and a good student. The Dairy Industry, his major, should benefit when he leaves us to enter it. REBECCA WILLIS B. S. — Education HYATTSVILLE, MD. K S New Mercer Literary Society; Rifle Team " M " ; Y. W. C. A. lECK " is just about the most generous and obliging person we know and we surely do hate to see her g leaving Maryland. Although a " day dodger " " Beck " has been " around " quite a lot because she makes such good use of that little Ford of hers. She ' s a member of the Girls ' Rifle Team and won her letter in that sport last year. " Beck " is just as good at everything she does as she is in rifle, but she ' s one of those people who do not go around shouting about all their accomplishments. " Beck " we hope that all your friends will admire you as much as your Maryland friends do. [87] NATHANIEL JOHN WILSON B. S. — Arts and Science FREDERICK, MD. A i: j) Freshman, Sophomore, Jutiior, and Senior Prom Commitlees: Student Band: Rosshourg Club, Secretary: Reveille, As- sistant Business Manager. XD now we come to " Johnny Boy. " Every class has one real comedian: we go every class one better, we B a have a " Johnny " Wilson. Because, while " Skeeter " is a comedian, he is lots of other things too, principally a master of the Terpischorean art. Immensely popular, John is a real person: a gentleman and a friend: a depend- able worker; and, not infrequently, a lover. The whole class hopes that you will be a big success, for you have helped to make these four years pleasanter for all of us. [88] 1925, FRANCES WOLFE B. S. — Education FOREST GLEN, MD. i; A, !• K Home Economics Club: Y. W. C. A.; StiiclenI Council: Student Grunge: Girls ' Athletic Association: Opera Club: Chorus: Poe Literary Society: Reveille Staff. H ' RANGES is near the end of our list alphabetically but certainly not in any other way. In fact, she ' s just mWI about as high in the estimation of her classmates and all her other numerous friends at Maryland as she possibly could be. The list of her activities above shows the material things that Frances has done in four years, but we could write pages and still not tell everything else she has accomplished. Frances is a fine friend and just the best kind of good sport — so what more could you want? We know you " always be as popular as you have been here, Frances! LELAND G. WORTHINGTON B. S. — Agriculture HAGERSTOWN, MD. A Z, t K t Horticultural Club: American Legion. gFTER aiding in the annihilation of the Boch, I. eland ' ' ■■ decided that the Campus of the University of i a Maryland offered a fertile field for future activities. He entered the Freshman Class in the College of Agricul- ture in the fall of ' 21. Here he duplicated his former successes, class after class being subdued in his onward ictorious march. Having now completed this task with the honor that has attended all of his undertakings, he is again ready to take up new endeavors, this time in the field of Horticulture. His many friends, and particularly his Brothers in Alpha Zeta, all join in the earnest hope for his greatest success in his chosen work. 189] Junior Class Officers Stewart Whaley President Russell Allen Vice-President Louise Richardson Secretary Charles Barber Treasurer Hamilton Whiteford Rep. to Ex. Council John Waters Sergeant-at-Arms President History |HE Class of ' 26 returned to Maryland this fall full of the same pep and spirit for which it has always been noted. This spirit, early expressed by the Class, has been a strong factor in moulding its history. The Freshmen Code was handed to us early in the fall of 1922 and it was not long before some of us realized that " rat meetings " were something besides pink teas. A great many of us felt that chairs and sofas were superfluous pieces of furniture after the adjournment of one of these meetings. Bob Armstrong was our Freshmen Class President; while Stew Whaley has presided over the class for the last two years. The first snowfall of our Freshmen year witnessed the second battle of the Marne at which our enemies, the Sophomores, were routed and fled in confusion. Many of the members of our Class have distinguished themselves in all branches of athletic activities on the campus. " Zuke " Supplee and " Chief " Beatty both gained the distinction of being chosen for the All-Maryland football teams. Supplee also was on the x ' ll-South-Atlantic team, and was given honorable mention on Walter Camp ' s All-American Eleven. Hall, Bonnett, Osborne, Lanigan, Waters, Parker and Herzog, also did splendid work on the football team. Other members of the Class were on the football squad and they worked hard throughout the season. In Basket-ball our Class has played a prominent part, furnishing the main part of the team for the last two years. Beatty, Hall, Supplee, Ensor and Tro.xell have been our representatives on the team. Halley, Troxell, Brayton, Waters, (Concluded on page 96) [93] u 1925 BTiT JM TmV II ii I ■iinmw Junior Glass History (Concluded from page 93) Spinney, Ray and Coakely appeared in the Baseball box score frequently last spring. Supplee, Endslow, Whiteford, Deibert and Ditman all contributed points in the various track meets held in the spring. Staley has been on the Cross-Country Team for the last two years. The Class of ' 26 furnished many members of the Lacrosse squad last year who will have appeared as regulars on the Team of this spring. The Coeds of our Class have taken an active part in athletics in the formation of the Women ' s Athletic Association of the University. Thelma Winkjer is captain of the Girls ' Rifle Team. Other Juniors are Laura Amos and Dorothy Murray. The Dramatic Club, Glee Club, Literary Societies, and various other campus activities contain many members of our class who are active, and who are more and more coming into control of these organizations. The Sophomore Prom last year prov ' ed to be a great success, due to the splendid co-operation on the part of the Class. And as for our Junior Prom this year: it was pronounced by everyone to be the best dance ever staged at the University. Every detail of the Prom went off perfectly and the dignified way in which it was conducted is said to have set a precedent in local dances. The men who were responsible for the Prom ' s success were John Waters, Jean Brayton, Joe Endslow, George Schmidt, and Ahin Parker; not to mention our President, Stew Whaley, who worked harder than anyone. The success of this year ' s " Diamondback, " and the launching of the Reveille again are perhaps the biggest landmarks of our Junior year. Stoner, Ennis, McGlone and Kelley ha e been the guiding hands of these two publications. We look forward to our Senior Year with hopefullness and confidence that our past successes will continue. We wish to express to the departing Class of ' 25 our sincere good wishes for a happy and successful future. Tom Browne, Historian. CCORDING to a general concensus of opinion, three outstanding con- tributions made to the campus lay the Class of ' 27 during it ' s brief career at Maryland are brains, brawn and beauty. Its prominence in student activities and a fair share of scholarly records help to prove the first point in the assertion; prowess in the various fields of athletics seems to indicate the truth of the second point; and as pretty a bevy of coeds as ever graced the hill, we are told, substantiates the third point concerning the pulchritude contributed by this class. But since this is neither the time nor occasion for bestowing praises let us peruse an account of some e ' ents and accomplishments of the Sophomore Class from the time of its inception. To begin with, the registration line in the fall of ' 23 was the longest in history of the University. Two hundre d and eighty-five aspirants for degrees, including forty-seven young women, made their auspicious arrival on the campus that year. Recollections (vivid as " Floppy ' Jones " hat) of our " baby days, " bring to mind several happy and unhappy experiences. There were, for instance, those harrowing ordeals commemorating rat week — the week when rabbits blossomed forth in " Sis Hopkins " pigtails. Or, to continue with the humilating part of every freshman ' s life, do you remember their dance and entertainment? The Sophomores are still hunting down the culprits who precipitated a shower of innocent cabbages that memorable night — the night when Kathryn Stevenson, Eleanor Seal, Alberta Orton and other versatile class talent presented the model " Y " hut scene. Mantles of authority for the Class of ' 27 during its freshman year rested upon the shoulders of " Jack " Tonkin, President; Roger Whiteford, Vice-Presi- dent; Helen Beyerle, Secretary; Monroe Leaf, Treasurer; Albert Granger, Sergeant-at-Arms and Edward M. Tenney, Jr., student representative. Soon after the officers had taken office a committee, composed of Arthur Boyd, J. L. Cardwell, Frances Russell, Charles Futterer and Paul W. Triplett. launched the annual freshman hop; which most of us believe outshone the sopho- more " prom. " A glance over the football material produced from ' 27 men reveals the fact that six of the Freshman squad " made " the ' arsity team last fall and figured prominently in the games. Among them were " Ed " Tenney, Arthur Boyd, " Bill " Ward, Kenchin Coghill, J. L. Cardwell and Myron Stevens. Tenney began a brilliant career, only to sustain an injured foot in the early part of the schedule; an injury which disabled him for the remaining games. He is now looked upon as one of the leading " props " for the team in the 1925-1926 season. In basket-ball. Captain Cardwell and the Frosh team won all but one of the fifteen games played. In baseball, the team, that season, won all but three games. Track, too, furnished much interest, the team defeating two Washington teams, and losing to two Maryland schools. But the men were not the only athletes. On the Rifle Team, for example, four girls out of the ten who won letters in the 1923-1924 season were coeds of ' 27. They are Helen Beyerle, Irene Jacobs, Julia Louise Behring and Margaret Haeseker. Helen, in addition to being a good markswoman, was also a versatile basket-ball player. She, Maxine Heiss (chief organizer of the Women ' s Athletic Association), Elizabeth Taylor, Louise Harbaugh and Alberta Orton were among the shinging lights on the Women ' s basket-ball court both this year and last. A class history without the mention of Helen Connor or Winifred Mc- Minimy, our star scholars, would be incomplete. Helen won fame last year by winning the Alpha Zeta medal for having the best marks of any Freshman in the College of Agriculture. Winifred, who never has anything but A ' s on her report, won the Sigma Phi Sigma medal for highest scholastic standing in the entire class. Marg.aret Haeseker, Historian. Freshman Glass OFFICERS Donald Adams Irving Greenlaw Grace Lalegar. John Daly Paul Doerr President Vice-President Secretary Treasurer Rep. to Student Council Harold Bafford - Serjeant-at-Arms llistoiY E came (300 strong) ; we saw (the Sophomores) ; we conquered (our fears). But it wasn ' t as easy as that nor is that all there is to it! Following the tradition, we were first initiated, quite thoroughly, by the Sophomores. We certainly did get well acquainted with them the first few weeks. After we had been tried and found worthy, by the •Sophomores, the college activities attracted many of us, and we began the first part of our four years ' record. In the early fall, there was football, cross-country, and track. The records of our teams in these sports are evidence of their abilities and also their enthusiasm in responding to training. In basket-ball, rifle, boxing and indoor track, some very fine material for future varsity teams was discovered. The mid-year examinations proved too much for some of the class, but as a whole, we came out very much on top. In the early spring, we elected our officers, choose our colors of green and white, and made plans for our Freshman Dance and annual Freshman entertainment. The latter proved to be instructive to the class as well as entertaining to the upper classmen. F " rom it, we learned much about the improper storage of fruits and eggs, and the extent of life of such vegetables as cabbages, and onions. The Freshman Dance was declared by all to be a very fine dance, the decorations receiving many compliments. Now that springtime has come, baseball, lacrosse, tennis and track ha e attracted many candidates, and a successful season is promised. In looking back over this year, it may seem to some that we have not made much progress; but just give us a chance, and at the end of our four years, you will declare that ours is the best class that ever graduated from the University of Maryland. Ruth Williams, Historian. The Reserve Officers ' Training Corps HE department of Military Science and Tactics reports that the work during the past year has progressed very favorably. The growth of a general feeling throughout [ I he I ' niversity, that the Military Depart- ment is a real and actual part of the institution striving for co-operation and co-ordination with the other departments, has helped to make this success possible. In addition to strictly military subjects, the personnel of the Military Department is constantly tr ing to bring before the students a true sense of Americanism, loyalty, obediance to lawful orders, respect to elders and superiors, leadership, courtesy and various other c|ualities which tend to make good citizens. The mission of the R. O. T. C. is to produce Reserve Officers. It is the policy of the War Department to so train the student in the basic work, that they will be anxious to continue training in the advanced courses. More men are taking advanced work every year; this, together with good training and work on the part of the unit; has placed the University of Maryland on the list of distinguished colleges for the past three years. Major CtEokge Everett, U.S.A. Retired, Professor of Military Science and Tactics. CO. A SPONSORS FOR THE R.O.TC. COMPANIES C0.6 Cadet Officers Lt. -Colonel J. C. Burger, Commanding Battalion Major E. F. Zalesak, ' 2nd in Command 1st Lt. Ct. R. Heine, Battalion A ljutant 1st Lt. J. F. Hough, Battalion Supply Officer COMPANY A Capt. D. D. Burnside, Commanding 1st Lt. P. B. Harlan, 2nd in Command 1st Lt. G. E. Bouis 1st Lt. F. R. Rogers 1st Lt. C. C, Castella 2nd Lt. J. H. Hubbard COMPANY C Capt. J. F. Sullivan, Commanding 1st Lt. W. G. Merrill, 2nd in Command 1st Lt. J. L. Dougall 1st Lt. B. R. King 2nd Lt. E. L. Ford COMPANY B Capt. J. H. Baker, Commanding 1st Lt. W. Pearce, 2nd in Command 1st Lt. P. Morris 1st Lt. A. G. Prangley 2nd Lt. D. R. Staley 2nd Lt. M. L. Bowser COMPANY D Capt. G. P. Gardner, Commanding 1st Lt. J. VV. Jones, 2nd in Command 1st Lt. S. L. Powers 1st Lt. H. G. Clapp o 107 1925 Ifiiri ' r " ' " The Men ' s Rifle Club ACTIVE MEMBERS Officers Meric Bowser President William Trimhlc-- - Vice-President ElUwortln De Atley - - - Captain Louis Schreiner - -Manager George O ' Neil Publicity Manager William Bewley Merle Bowser Frank Brackbill Ellsworth De Atley Frederick Dodge William England George Fogg Varsity Malcolm Hickox Eugene King Thomas Lyons George Melchoir George Ninas George O ' Neil Kenneth Petrie John Revelle Frederick Rogers Louis Schreiner William Trimble Martin White Mallery Wooster Joseph Yilek George Arzberger Raymond Carrington James Cleveland James Dalen Lawrence Faith Stuart Gibson Freshmen Oscar Goodstein Richard Hall Robert Hoar Raymond Hodgeson William Kvle Frank Lewis Clarence I.lewelKn Harold Ruhe Edward Troth Harry Wells Carl Wirts X HE Men ' s Rifle Club was first organized in 1921. Since then every year has shown an increase in its number of members and the number of matches shot. Among the schools fired against this year were Rutgers, Cornell, Columbia, Lehigh, Gettysburg, Minnesota, Northwestern, Johns Hopkins and George Washington. Teams were also entered in the Third Corps Area and the Hearst ' s Inter-Collegiate Trophy matches. The Rifle Club is a progressive organization and much credit for this is due to Mr. McManus of the local R. O. T. C. staff for his work in connection with the club and teams. 109] Harry Clifton Byrd Athletic Director and Assistant to the President EW persons connected with the University of Maryland are more widely or more favorably known, throughout the length and breadth of our state, than is the clear-eyed, curly (now slightly grizzled) headed coach of athletic teams who bears the name which heads this story. Bearing the said name is, however, merely an official dignity. It cannot be said that he answers to it. Whether it be on the campus of the University, on the sport pages of the newspapers, in the councils of the Southern Conference or in the broader fields covered by the American Football Coaches Association or the National Collegiate Athletic Association, it is " Curly " Byrd who is the subject of discussion. In the hearts of his friends it is always " Curly " and " Curly " he will doubtless always remain. Born in Crisfield, Somerset County, Maryland, on February 12, 1889, Curly recei ed his early education in the public schools of the county and in the Crisfield High School. He entered the Maryland Agricultural College in 1905 and was graduated in 1908, with the degree of Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering. While in College, Curly was an excellent student and at the same time developed into one of the best all-round athletes Maryland has produced. He won the Alumni Medal awarded to the best debater in the annual contest between the Literary Societies in 1906. He played end on the Varsity Football Team in 190.5, and quarterback in 1906 and 1907, being Captain of the team in the latter year. He was the chief reliance on the pitching staff of the baseball team in 1907 and 1908, and was anchor man on the Relay team of 1908. He also established enviable records in the dashes from fifty yards up to four- forty. After graduation he took up graduate work in literature at Western Maryland College and later studied law at George Washington and Georgetown Universities. He played professional baseball for three years. In 1912 he returned to the Maryland Agricultural College as Athletic Coach, becoming in 1914 athletic director, a position which he has since retained. Since 1910 " Curly " has been a member of the sports staff of the Washington Star. When the Maryland State College of Agriculture was reorganized into the University of Maryland, " Curly " was raised to the position of Assistant to the President in order to relieve the President of many details of executive administra- tion. It would be difficult indeed to estimate his value to the I ' niversity in this new position. It is, however, in the field of athletics that he is best known. Without a gymnasium, with an extremely limited number of athletes to select from, with exceedingly limited financial resources, and almost unaided by coaching as- sistants. Curly developed athletic teams to represent the University which have attracted national attention. Almost at once after his taking charge of the teams of the College, Maryland forged to the front in the ranks of Maryland Colleges. Since then she has never been headed. Only once since 1915 has Hopkins, our 11.31 1925 chief rival in the state, lowered our colors in football, and not once in ten years has she scored a touchdown against Maryland teams coached by " Curly. " On the other hand, Maryland has defeated such teams as Rutgers, Syracuse, North Carolina, and Pennsylvania, and gave Yale the scare of its life in 1923 when the score was only 16 to 14 for the Bull-dog, after a gruelling battle. That this success of Curly ' s is not merely local is evidenced by the fact that he is a member of the Executive Committee of the Southern Conference, Chair- man of the Committee on Membership and District Representati e of the American F ootball Coaches ' Association, and a member of the Council of the National Collegiate Athletic Association. Maryland is proud of " Curly. " She is proud of the successes he has attained for her athletic teams; she is proud of the fact that his talent and ability are recognized by the leaders of collegiate athletics in all parts of the country; but, most of all, she is proud of the undisputed, universally acknowledged fact, that teams coached by " Curly " Byrd are genuinely amateur teams, trained to give their utmost to win by playing the game in a thoroughly clean, sportsmanslike manner. The Coaching Staff LeRoy Mackert (Mack) ...Frosh Athletics Burton Shipley (Ship) Football, Basket-ball, Baseball H. C. Byrd (Curly) Football, Track Reginald Truitt (Regie) Cross-Country, Lacrosse Geary Eppley (Swede) F ' ootball, Track The Athletic Board H. C. Byrd, Chairman F. B. Bomberger L. B. Broughton C. S. Richardson J. E. Metzger The entire athletic policy of the University is in the hands of this Board. Upon the recommendation of coaches they decide upon the awarding of letters, they outline schedules for the ' arious teams, and they decide upon all financial arrangements. 115] 1925 Bartlett Beatty Besley Bromley Bonnett Baker, Manager Beatty Buckman Compiler Ditman Besley Burroughs Brayton Burgee Beatty Faber BASKET-BALL— Captain, Faber Boyd Cardwell Burger Ensor -Captain, Pugh Sheriff Smith -Captain, Shrider Murray Nihiser Remsberg TRACK- Endslow Hook BASEBALL- Gardner Juska, Manager Moran LACROSSE Greagor Hough CROSS-COUNTRY— Captain, Buckman Hill Hook Osborne Parker Supplee Waters Zalesak, Stevens Supplee Troxell Supplee H. ' hiteford R. Whiteford Snyder Spenney Stevens Troxell Manager Captain, Burger Lewis Marden TENNIS Walker, Manager o o zi oo o UCJ U . uouu Q •TD DQ-6 Q 1—1 QQ -ri D - QQQD T3 -6-6 c (J ■d cc-S c c c S r? 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PId ' s hard playing, slashing offtackle runs, and able leadership have won him a lasting place in Maryland ' s " Hall of Fame. " The unanimous choice for all-College Park manager. Those who believe that a manager ' s life consists of all Pullmans, diners, and first-class hotels should have seen Zal running around this fall; hunting for stray footballs, missing equipment, and lost Ijandages. True to his rep though Zalezak kept " Smiling Through. " Captain Elect Tony Hou(;h ALL-MARYLAND guard, and one of the fastest, most aggressive linesman at Maryland for quite a time. " Zuke " Supplee ALL-MARYLAND end and rated among the best wingmen of the South. 122 1 1925 " Bottle " Hall V ersatile player of many positions being the 1924 fullback and an ALL- MARYLAND guard, 1923. " BrO.Mu " iilUJMLl ' .V A powerful tackle around whose strength and ability many line plays were built for the past four years. 124] " Chief " Bkatty The fast, plucky, right end, always in the game with typical Irish aggres- siveness. " Chis " Lewis Who though comparatively small in statue won the center position on his gameness. 12.5 ] 1925 tmt ittu George Heine For three years one of the most able reserve backfield men on the squad, his play featuring in nearly every game. " Fat " Bonnett Whose huge statue and charging ability has furnished trouble for many an opposing guard. 127] 1925 Mfr iirfrifrt HE Old Line football team went through what may be called a triangular season, resulting in three victories, three losses, and three ties. This showing was good when it is taken into consideration that at no time after the first game was Maryland ' s full first team strength available. Injuries, particularly to the backs, forced Curly Byrd to present a patched lineup in nearly every game, including the all-important fray with Hopkins. Another thing which may detract from the showing of the eleven this year is the fact of comparison with last year ' s eleven, the most powerful ever turned out by a State college. With the loss of such men as McQuade, Groves, Branner, Pollock and Brewer from his ' 23 team, Curly was confronted with the task of rebuilding his aggrega- tion, especially the backfield. By a shifting of his men to new positions, he presented a set of backs in the first game that looked almost good enough to equal the McQuade, Groves outfit. But the backs seemed particularly susceptible to injuries with the result that anything like a real offensive power was missing the entire season. During four of the most important games — viz., those with W. L.; V. P. I.; C. U. and J. H. U., second string backfield men filled positions. So while ' the scores of the games are not impressive, the showing was exceptionally good, all things considered. That the team did as well as it did may justly be attributed to a line that played fine football from the start of the season to the finish. RECORD Md. 0— V. P. I. 12 Md. 0- 19 Md. 6— U. N. C. Md. 0- Md. 0— C. U. Md. 0- Md. 23— Wash. Coll Md. 7— W. L. Md. 38— Richmond -Yale -N. C. S. -Hopkins The Games MARYLAND, 23— WASHINGTON COLLEGE, The Old Line team opened the season with the fast, scrappy eleven from the Eastern " Sho, " and the boys from Chestertown proved to be far from the " set I 129 1 1925 ups " that they were figured in some quarters. Our defense played in mid-season form but the offensive work of the team was ragged, particularly in the second half when, although within sight of the goal several times, we were unable to put the ball over. To Beatty, Maryland ' s right end, went the honor of scoring the first touchdown of the season, when early in the first period he scooped up a fumble and went seventy yards for a touchdown. The other two touch-downs resulted after consistent marches down the field with Beasley, Pugh and Osborne doing most of the ball-carrying. In the second half a number of the reserve men got their opportunity and performed credibly. The final score came when Hall, making his debut as a drop-kicker, sent the ball over from the 35 yard line. MARYLAND, 7— WASHINGTON AND LEE, 19 This game, though an early season one, was considered one of the most important of the year because of the keen rivalry existing between the South Atlantic colleges. Although the game was a disappointing one it must be conceded that the Generals had the superior team that day at least. The boys from Lexing- ton, with the constant encouragement of the " W. L. Swing " from the stands, played in midseason form, flashing an open running attack that was hitting on all six. On the other hand, the Black and Gold had an off-day, and just " could not get going. " The old Maryland fight was there as usual but there was a lack of co-operation on both the parts of the offense and defense. W. L. tossed long forwards and worked triple passes with a speed that left our boys bewildered, whereas Maryland ' s plunging backs could make no effective games. The most pleasing thing of the day was the fine sportsmanship between both the teams and rooters of the two schools. MARYLAND, 38— RICHMOND, It was a much improved Old Line team that swamped the Spiders in this fray. Defense and offense showed a complete reversal of form from that which had been displayed against Washington and Lee the previous week. Richmond was helpless against Maryland ' s onslaught especially in the second quarter when the Black and Gold meandered down the field for three touch-downs. Besley ' s brilliant runs coupled with the passes to Supplee and Burger completely Baffled the aggregation from ' irginia. " Bottle " Hall was also in the limelight, scoring two field goals from difficult angles. The game was featured by many substitu- tions, many Richmond men falling by the wayside under Maryland ' s smashing attack, and many of the Old Line substitutes seeing action. MARYLAND, 0— V. P. I., 12 Virginia Poly, Maryland ' s Jonah rival, again had all the luck in the world in defeating the Old Liners. But the Black and Gold playing with a badly crippled team and against great odds was glorious in defeat. With three substitutes in the backfield much fumbling occured on Maryland ' s part, resulting in nine points for the Gobblers and robbing Maryland of what seemed a certain touch-down. Every time a Marylander would drop the ball, and it happened on seven or more occasions during the game, a Poly man would recover. Once, with only two yards to go for a score, there was a mix-up in signals among our inexperienced backs and the golden opportunity missed. Our line, without exception, played wonder- ful football, checking time and time again the heavy experienced Gobbler backs. Beatty at end and Burger at tackle smashed play after play of Poly ' s before they could get started. Rutherford, Poly ' s great drop-kicker, again went on his annual rampage against Maryland putting over three from beyond the forty yard line. 130] MARYLAND, 6— UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA, Maryland ' s eleven journeyed to Tar-heel land to take the rubber contest of a five game series from North Carolina. As is typical of all Maryland-Carolina affairs the game was hard fought and exceptionally clean. Neither side was able to gain much advantage in the matter of downs but it was through the medium of two drop-kicks by " Bottle " Hall that the Old Liners were enabled to emerge victorious. Brilliant defensive play and close following of the ball featured the contest — but the Tar-heels didn ' t follow quite closely enough, as one of Hall ' s kicks followed a blocked punt that was recovered by Beatty. The other field goal was scored from the forty-four yard fine. This is Maryland ' s second succes- sive victory over Carolina, so the Tar-heels may be expected at College Park in ' 2.5 with blood in their eyes. MARYLAND, 0— CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY, The " fighting Irish " from Brookland sprang quite a surprise and gained a moral victory when they held the Byrdites to a scoreless tie. The Catholic lads are usually considered as " easy " for the Marylanders and it took nearly three quarters for the Black and Gold to wake up to the fact that C. U. was in to win. Our attack then got going in the final period, only to lose the fjall three times on fumbles or intercepted passes when within C. U. ' s twenty-five yard line. The game, although featured by fierce defensive play on both sides, was slowed up somewhat by C. LT. ' s constant use of the " huddle " system. So jubilant were the Brookland cohorts over the achievement of their team in holding their old rivals to a tie that they staged a big snake dance in their new stadium and presented gold footballs to their team with the score inscribed. MARYLAND, 0— YALE, 47 With visions of another game like that of ' 23 when the Old Liners held the Yale Bulldog to a 16 to 14 score, fully two hundred rooters followed the team the three hundred miles to New Haven via " Flivers, " " hops " and the rails. But Yale, rated as the best team in the country, this year, was too powerful for our plucky, but much lighter eleven. The Eli ' s, remembering the score of the previous year, presented their strongest lineup and a comf:)ination of brilliant running plays and passes that were too much for our boys. Curly in an effort to gain poundage and check the Yale attack, shifted Beatty and Supplee to the backfield, putting Ward and Lanigan on the wing positions. This detracted from Maryland ' s offensive power, with the result that the Black and Gold was able to gain only four first downs against the powerful Blue eleven. Our team did not disappoint its followers in the matter of gameness, however, battling to the finish. AK MARYLAND, 0— NORTH CAROLINA STATE, This was another one of the scoreless ties in which our team scored four times as many first downs as their opponents, but were unable to get the old pigskin across the last white line. It was " Homecoming Day " but neither the elements nor the Gods of Chance were kind to Maryland. A miserable, melting snow fell during the whole encounter making the going heavy and slow. Most of the gains made were of the " skid " type. The Old Liners were twice within .State ' s ten yard line, only to fumble or lose the ball at the critical moment. On three other occasions we were within drop-kicking distance but all three of Hall ' s attempts failed. On the other hand at only one time was the Wolfpack in a position to score and that was when a backed punt gave them the ball on our thirty-yard line. Besley ' s running back of kicks, was one of the brilliant features of an otherwise slow game. [13i: JOHNS HOPKINS, This year the teams went on the field with the odds even. Hopkins had been admittedly prepping, all year for this one particular game and Maryland was determined to ruffle the Blue Jays feathers because of the ' 23 game in which the Black and Blue had held the most powerful Old Line eleven ever turned out to a 6 to 6 tie. Each aggregation went in determined to win, but as last year, the shade of a hazy November evening descended on no victor and no celebration for either side. In yards gained and in first downs, Maryland was far superior to their ancient rivals, making twelve of the latter for a total of 210 yards, against three and a total of 89 yards for Hopkins. But the final punch was lacking for a score. Three times with Captain Ed Pugh leading the onslaught the Old Liners started offensive that took them far into Hopkins territory, the closing whistle putting an end to the third. Pugh, playing his last game in the Maryland uniform gave what was perhaps his best e.xhibition of football in his four years as a varsity player. Play after play he was called upon and always responded with slashing offtackle gains. The defense of each ele en was out of proportion to its corre- sponding offense with a kicking duel resulting in which the honors were about even. To Marylanders the game was a disappointment, not from the viewpoint of its spectacularism or the playing of the team, but because of the score. Any occasion upon which the Old Liners and the Blue Jays hook up that doesn ' t result in a decided victory for the Black and Gold is a failure. This rivalry, existing since 1892, becomes more intensified every year. Hopkins, undoubtedly, plays its best game against Maryland, as was evidenced on Thanksgiving Day. Maryland, however, proved itself to be the superior team, even though it did not achieve the victory that would have brought the Black and Blue self-esteem down somewhat. I 132 ] P KETBALL Coach Burton Shipley Of the three sports which " Ship " coaches, basket-ball is probably his strong forte. He is considered as an authority on the game, and has a reputation for turning out winning combinations. In two years " Ship " has whipped an aggregation of practi- cally green men into a smooth-working team that won the great majority of its games. Captain Jack Faber The team ' s fast, clever, fighting forward and leader for the past two years. Adept at pot-shots and with tricky floorwork. Jack has been a continual worry to the opponents ' defense. Faber intends to return to college next year; therefore the five he led this fall will be intact for the 1925 Manager Harmon Baker Also Timekeeper Baker; Referee Baker; Scorekeeper Baker; and Floor Scrubber Baker; for " Bak " was called upon to fulfill all these duties during the season. By this time Baker probably knows as much basket- ball as any official in the circuit. But ' tis better to have managed and travelled, than nexer to have travelled at all. 13.5 1 x Captain-Elect " Zuke " Supplee, whose six feet three inches usuallv gaxc him the jump on the opposing center. " Chief " Beatty, a hard-playing, sturdy guard. " Buddy " Ensor, considered the best shot on the team. Lee Cardwell, who played the standing guard position with much ability. " Artie " Boyd, a fast forward who always furnishes trouble for the opposition. " Trinkle " Troxell, a reserve player capable of filling any position. " Mike " Stevens, a shifty forward of the southpaw variety. " Joe " Burger, a reserve player equally capable at the guard or center position. M 137 1925, ii ' - — - " rr The Basket-ball Season ARYLAND ' S basket-ball activities, though only in their second year of re-establishment, ha ' e been highly successful. The -arsity team this year, playing against some of the most formidable fives in the country came through with the high ax-erage of tweh ' e victories against five defeats. When it is considered that this is only the second year of basket-ball for the varsity players and a several-year lay-off since high school days, this record is highly commendable and much credit must be given Coach Shiple - for the quintet he has turned out. One thing that characterized the Old Line outfit was its fighting spirit. The old adage that " a team that won ' t be beaten can ' t be beaten, " was demonstrated se ' eral times this year when the Black and Gold came through to win in the last few moments of play. Captain Faber and Ensor as forwards made a cle ' er combination, adept at floor play and both good shots. Long, rangy Supplee at center was a man around whom plays could be built. Beatty and Cardwell were a pair of husky, fighting guards, whom it was mighty hard to pass. In addition to these men. Coach Shipley had capable reserve strength in Burger, Tro.xell, Stevens and Boyd. Starting off with only four days ' practice after football season, the Old Liners greatly surprised the five from the l ' ni ersity of Virginia by winning a fast game. After that the team packed their duds and went on a short northern trip in order to defeat Columbia, 1923-24 inter-collegiate champs, and Ste ens. Following this the team suffered its first set-back at the hands of the Naval Academy. Maryland, for one of the few occasions during the year, was way off color in this game. In the next game the Black and Gold had no trouble in whip- ping Lafayette by a one-sided score. Then came the game of games against our old rival, C. ]., in the Brooklander ' s gym. In a hard-fought battle, it was all Maryland could do to win by the exceptional work of Supplee in the last five minutes. North Carolina, South Atlantic Champs, then visited us and lowered our colors only after a fast and furious game. The next game was with Gallaudet, and, although defeated, the mutes furnished much more trouble than was ex- pected. Following this Washington College ' s cle er team, which hiis played together for a number of years, took the Old Liners into camp. Then came the big game with Princeton, 1924-25 Inter-collegiate Champs, in Baltimore. Mary- land played well, but Princeton was just too clever for us. New York City College, Stevens and South Carolina next visited, to be given a taste of Maryland ho spi- tality, a licking, and then sent home. After that, just to show Virginia that our early season victory over her was no fluke, the team visited Charlottesville, and again won from the Cavaliers. Following this the team left for its annual pilgrim- age to Atlanta, Georgia and the Southern Conference Championships. In the first game Maryland staged quite an upset in defeating the powerful Alabama five, but was so used up in this game that North Carolina State won from them rather handily. The Old Liners, upon their return home, brought the season to a successful climax by once more defeating C. V. THE RECORD Maryland 24- Marvland 24- Maryland 21- Maryland 1(5- Maryland 30- Maryland 18- Maryland 21- Maryland 16- Maryland 25- -Virginia 18 -Columbia 23 -Stevens 19 -Navy 23 -Lafayette 15 -Catholic University 14 -Stevens 17 -North Carolina 21 -Gallaudet 14 Maryland 16- Maryland 24- Maryland 22- Maryland 38- Maryland 36- Maryland 27- Maryland 18- Maryland 27- -Washington College 27 -Princeton 38 -N. Y. City College 16 -South Carolina 22 -Virginia 25 -Alabama 21 -North Carolina State 30 -Catholic University 17 138] Coach " Curly " Byrd Who is trying his hand at a sport in which he was once a star himself. ,CoACH " Swede " Eppley Who is Curly ' s right-hand man on the track field. B Captain Ed Pugh Whose name is almost as famous for his achievements on the cinder track as on the football field. Ed clips off a quarter around fifty-one seconds, runs the low and high hurdles in good time, and is also a valuable man in the dashes. Manager Hook Whose popularity and conscientious work won him the honor of being allowed to act as rubber for the men, tape up shoes, and hold sweaters during the races. I Hi: 1925, " Ham " Whiteford, who runs anything from the 440 to the mile in addition to his hurdling and broad jumping. Buckman — a two-miler with a fighting finish. Compher — a distance runner who has seen action in meets covering a number of years. " Zuke " Supplee (not in picture) — Perhaps Maryland ' s greatest all-around athlete, who does every branch of the field events besides running the hurdles. [142] The Track Season RACK at Maryland suffered a slump during and subsequent to the War, but has been revKed in earnest, and in this, the third year of its re- construction, the team has competed, with honors, at some of the best meets in this district. The indoor season consisted of six meets. The Old Liners were somewhat handicapped by lack of real indoor training facilities, but what seemed like a disadvantage in running on the small gym track later turned out to be a blessing in disguise in furnishing experience on some of the " right-angled " turns encountered on different floors. The first meet was the Southern Conference affair at Charlottesville. Here the Black and Cold gained ten points for second place. The freshmen cleaned up on their division, but the real victory was that of the mile relay over the Penn relay championship ' irginia four. In a three-cornered race between Maryland, Virginia, and Carolina the Old Liner ' s quartet won handily, repeating in the University of Richmond ' s meet the next night. Also, in the Richmond meet, Maryland took second place in point scoring; while Matthews, a freshman, jumped five feet, ten inches for a school record. The next meet was the deorgetcjwn games in Washington. This was an off night for our boys, their only points coming in the high jump, the relay being nosed out by Richmond in the fastest race of the night. The team made a great come-back a short time later at the All-Baltimore games, winning the point trophy by a large margin. Three first places, fi e seconds, and fi ' e thirds were our achievements for that night. In the Johns Hopkins ' Games our varsity relay had no trouljle in defeating Navy in the fast time of three minutes, thirty-two and one-fifth seconds; while our frosh also won handily from the Plebes. In the open events, however, we did not do as well. At another All-Baltimore meet that wound up the indoor season, our men set the pace in the open events with ten points, and tied for the second greatest number in the South Atlantic competition. Smith, Matthews and Dittman starred to give Maryland the first places re- spectively in the 440 yard open, the 60 yard dash, and the South Atlantic shotput. The Relay lost a tough-luck race to the Fifth Regiment in the fast time of 3 minutes, 30 seconds, for the State Championship. Just what the outdoor season will result in is problematical but prospects look mighty good. An attractive schedule has been arranged in which the team competes in the Penn relays and Southern Conference Championships, besides dual meets with Hopkins, ' . M. I., Richmond, Navy and Carolina. TRACK .A. D FIELD RECORDS AT MARYLAND Event 50 yd. dash 100 yd. dash 220 yd. dash 440 yd. dash 880 yd, run 1 mile run Broad Jump Shot Put (16 lb.) High Jump 221) yd. hurdles Javehn Discus 120 yd. High Hf.ld By ;V. W. Long H. C. Byrd H. C. Byrd H. C. Byrd J. S. Endslow J. S. Endslow W. W. Aitcheson Wm. Barall W. C. Beers Henry Matthews Edward Pugh W. C. Supplee W. C. Supplee Edward Pugh 143] Est. 1907 1908 1908 1908 1925 1925 1916 1920 1924 1925 1924 1925 1925 1924 Record 5% 5% 10 sec. 22% sec. 50J sec. 1 min. 59% sec. 4 min, 35 sec. 21 ft. 8 in. 45 ft. GH in. 5 ft. 10 in. 26? 5 sec. 166 ft. 1 in. 118 ft. 10.9 In. 16, 5 sec. Coach Burton Shipley The man behind the guns. " Ship, " as in other sports, gives himself over entirely to the game; and is playing just as hard and anxiously on the bench always as are the nine men on the diamond. Captain Pete Schrider The mainstay of the pitching staff for the past several seasons. Pete is a southpaw with lots of stuff for the ball and plenty of manly pulchritude for the stands. Manager Ed Juska One of the most popular chaps on the campus, and who is making a success of his position as official bat boy and ticket buyer for the squad. [147] 1 1925, 1 ' " w ' W m •,l ' THE OUTFIELD ' S the Reveille goes to press, the make-up of the ball team is still dubious, but prospects look mis ;hty good on paper. Battery, infield and outfield seem to be well supplied with a number of old men with promising new ones from the frosh outfit of last year. The fight for positions is a keen one, so the nine that is turned out should be on a par with other of Old Line teams. The pitching stafT of .Schrider, Nihiser, Mills, Brayton, Burroughs and Coakley is one of the strongest since the " ic Keene days " and should be able to stand up under the heavy schedule. Spinney and Coghill will no doul)t do the bulk of the receiving. Besley, Troxell, Moran, Burroughs and (iardner, all letter men, with Stevens and Murray, new men, are putting up a lively scrap for the four infield positions. In the garden, Remsberg, Snyder and Burgee will no doubt get first call, unless Brayton or Stevens should be shifted. Coach Shipley has been favored with warm spring weather, thus far, and his men should be in the pink for the Southern tour that will have come off during Easter vacation. Travelling as far south as Georgia, the Old Liners will engage in about seven games with teams of the Southern Conference. No wonder the boys are battling for positions with the prospect of such a trip before the lucky ones. In addition to the Easter jaunt, a very attractive schedule has been arranged. Varsity Baseball Schedule, 1925 April 3 — University of Richmond..College Park 4 — Gallaudet College Washington 9 — Lehigh University College Park 10 — Yale LIniversity -- College Park 11 — North Carolina Greensboro 13 — Georgia Athens 14 — Georgia Athens 15 — Georgia Tech Atlanta 16 — University of S. C Columbia 17 — University of Richmond. Richmond 20 — North Carolina. College Park 21— North Carolina College Park 23 — Harvard University. College Park 25 — Gallaudet College Park 29 — U. S. Naval Academy Annapolis May 2 — West Virginia LIniversity .College Park 5 — llniversity of Virginia --College Park 6 — Catholic LIniversity Brookland 13 — Hampden-Sidney -.College Park 15 — Washington and Lee College Park 16 — Johns Hopkins University. .Baltimore 20 — Johns Hopkins University. .College Park 22 — Washington College College Park o [149] axx. To whom the credit for Maryland ' s rise in Lacrosse circles must be given, ( " oach Truitt ' s enthusiasm and energy in Lacrosse ha e its reward in the champion- ship calibre of his teams, and the appreciation of the entire University. Captain " Joe " Burner A letter man in three sports who is ending an active athletic career at Maryland by captaining the Lacrosse team. Joe is an aggressive defense man, mighty hard for the opposing attack to pass. Manager " Os " Greagor Who after wielding a stick for several years himself, decided that it was much less strenuous to be " one of the boys " from the manager ' s seat on the bench. 153] GOALKEEPERS SLEASMAN AND ZALESAK CENTERS READING AND SMITH ACROSSE, or " Irish Tennis " as it is affecti(inately known at Maryland, is one of those gentlemen ' s games in which the " man " part must be there, but the " gentle " may very nicely be dispensed with. This old Indian game, spectacular and thrilling as it is, has, until a few years ago, been slow in its development. This is not true, however, in the State of Maryland, which has for years been the Lacrosse man ' s stronghold. About jjA five years ago large uni ersities began to take up the game and it is now rapidly forging its way to the front as one of the most popular of collegiate sports. An inter-collegiate league, divided into North and South sections, has been instituted and for the past two years the Old Liner ' s team has been one of the main contenders for the championship. Last year, victories over Navy, Pennsyl- vania, Hopkins, Stevens and others placed us high in the rating. The victories over Hopkins and Navy were particularly sweet, and we like to call ourselves " moral champions. " 155] Coach Truitt and his gang are after the state and national championship with a vigor this year; but the task is going to be far from easy. Captain Marty, McQuade, Branner, Brewer, Hidlebach and Rowe, six powerful men around whom the team had been built for several seasons, have graduated, and new players must be found to fill their shoes. Prospects are uncertain; but with six of the last year ' s fighting outfit left as a nucleus, coupled with Coach Truitt ' s developing ability, a credible combination may be assured. LACROSSE SCHEDULE FOR 1925 April 14 — Yale at College Park April 20 — New York University at College Park April 25 — Swarthmore at Swarthmore May 2 — Lehigh at College Park May 9 — Stevens at Hoboken May 16 — PennsyKania at College Park May 30 — Johns Hopkins at Baltimore UR Cross-Country Team had its most successful season since its organization several years ago. Coach Truitt had plenty of material to work with, all of last year ' s team being on hand and quite a large number of freshmen. Practice started immediately upon the opening of school and the antelopes were soon doing their daily dozen miles o er the hills and vales of Prince Ceorge County, naturally necessitated strict training; but this traini reward in the shape of six victories against one Jl defeat. The Old Line Harriers lost the first meet ■ of the season to V. P. I. but came back to win the " next five. Virginia was beaten by the narrow COACH TRUITT margin of one point, but William and Mary proved easy. Then the point trophies of the Baltimore marathon, the South Atlantic championships, and the Post marathon were all captured by Maryland ' s entrants. The out- standing men of the season were Newman, Patruska, Bowman and Compher. Others on the team were Buckman, Hill, Staley and Neilson. A great deal of credit must be given Coach Truitt for his work with this team ; he has devoted his time to it for love of this sport, in which he himself was once a runner of note. ( Note — In a post-season race, the Laurel-to-Baltimore Marathon, Al Patruska and Wilfred Froehlich, University of Maryland harriers, sprang the biggest surprise in long distance racing circles for some time by finishing fourth and seventh respectively. Over a long hard course of 26 miles, 385 yards, against a field of forty odd entrants, including Olympic men, these two Old Liners, almost novices at the game, ran courageously, in the face of a stiff wind, to win these coveted positions. 1571 THE TENNIS SyUAD ' U: Burns, Kimbroiigh, Tingley, V. Tennis H. Weber, C.reen. NTIL last year tennis at the Lhihersity of Mary- land suffered a decided lapse. For three years there was no team due chiefly to lack of interest of the students. Because of an insistent and popular demand, however, tennis has now been added to the sports calendar. The first team representing the school met with de- cided re erses, not winning a team match. This was probably due, though, to the fact that it was the first time that a team had been selected for three years, and little or nothing was known of the relati e strength of the available material. This year, however, with a " er ' promising schedule and good material, Maryland looks forward to a very successful season. THE VARSITY SCHEDULE April 13 — University of Richmond at College Park April 21 — Davidson College at College Park April 25 — Western Maryland at Westminster 29 — U. S. Naval Academy at Annapolis 4 — Washington and Lee at College Park 23 — University of X ' irginia at Charlottsville 30 — Johns Hopkins l " ni ersity at Baltimore FRESHMEN 16 — Navy Plebes at Annapolis 158] 1925, limitations set bv the Conference, were arranged for all sports, and nearly every freshman in the University represented his college in some contest during this year. Among the chief problems that had to be overcome in the fostering of Freshman Athletics, was that of finding comfortable team-space for the Freshmen to practice and change " togs. " Even with so large a campus as Maryland ' s, it was found difficult to provide a space for every team and naturally the freshman were assigned the gulleys and the hillsides for practice. It is certain, however, that, in a few years, this defect will be eliminated for the University is bound to grow and expand to meet the needs of its increasing student body. As the Reveille goes to press, the Freshmen athletes have already shown their marked ability in football, basket-ball and track, and they are giving pleasing promises for the other branches. 1159] w HE success of the Freshman football squad this past season depends not so directly on the number of games won, as it does on the type of players which de eloped during the campaign. The squad as a whole made a most creditable showing by breaking even on the games played, winning two and losing two, closing the season by winning from North Carolina Freshmen 13 to 12 in an exception- ally well-played game. Under the Southern Conference rules Freshman teams are allowed to schedule only five games, but the University is fortunately situated so near Washington that it was possible to arrange five practice scrimmages with four of the Washington high school teams; thus providing experience in playing, which is invaluable to the " Youngsters. " The Freshmen opened their season with Balti- more City College, who unfortunately forfeited the game at the beginning of the second half, when the score stood 3 to in favor of the Freshmen. In the second game, a very much more experienced team won from the " Cubs, " the Virginia Freshmen. The bitterest pill came when it wsa necessary to swallow a 3 to defeat from the hands of the Catholic University Freshmen. But the past was all forgotten when the Freshmen won from Carolina Freshmen 13 to 12. Beaten 12 to until the end of the third quarter, by sheer courage and undaunted confidence in themselves, our " Rats " took advantage of the breaks and scored twice, kicking one of the points after touchdown, which meant victory. The Freshmen did so well in this final game that to mention any of them as stars would only mean that certain of the players had more experience than others, and it might detract from the fact that every man on the squad had done his job with the best that was given him to do it with. 160] J C.- PTAIN D.WID WHELCHELL InTERF;?ATERniTy JA KEL-T- ALL NTER-FRATERNITY Basket-ball has five points in its favor at Mary- land. First, and foremost, it gives athletics to other than men of varsity caliber; it promotes better spirit and co-operation among the Greeks on the Hill; third, it makes a good hunting ground for varsity material; fourth, it ofTers a break in the mid-winter monotony; and last, but not least, it affords the coeds an opportunity to get out of the dorms for a longer period in order to cheer their favorite fraternity gladiators. The contests have furnished some surprisingly good basket-ball. Former High School stars who have not made the varsity have their opportunity to shine here. The games have been a little rough in spots but this all adds to the fun of the affairs. The league is divided into national and local sections, the winners of which play each other for the championship and two silver cups. Delta Mu won the local division and Delta .Sigma Phi, the national. Delta Sigma Phi was successful in capturing the entire league championship for the second successive season. [163] 1925 rr " -— — ' - ' " Delta Sigma Phi Champions STANDING OF THE TEAMS Nationals Won Lost Percentage Delta Sigma Phi 6 1 .855 Sigma Phi Sigma 5 2 .714 Sigma Nu 5 3 .625 Kappa Alpha 3 4 .429 Phi Sigma Kappa 8 .000 Locals Delta Mu 6 1.000 Delta Psi Omega 3 2 .600 Nu Sigma Omicron 2 4 .333 Sigma Tail Omega 5 .000 Championship Series Delta Sigma Phi 2 1.000 Delta Mu 2 .000 [164] 1925 x CIIIIS ' RTKILTO 1925, ENNIS for the first time took its place in the realm of coed sports last fall when the Women ' s Athletic Association staged a short tourney on the campus courts. It was planned only by way of experiment — a sort of bait to see just how many girls were interested; but the results were so encouraging, the girls so enthusiastic that the managers have decided to make a tennis tournament an annual affair from now on. Constance Church, versatile freshman, proved to be the " Helen Wills " of this preliminary event. And, all upper classmen will agree, Connie gave us a suspicion that she knew tennis. At any rate a number of the all-around athletes (speaking of coeds, of course) did not succeed in repulsing her f)nslaught. With swift strokes and sure, our agile champion eliminated her opponents as fast as they came. Only when she met Mary Harbaugh, who had previously defeated Patricia Wolf in a well-played match, in the finals did she have a real struggle, the match ending in a score of 6-4, 4-6, 6-2. Twenty-five tennis devotees participated in the fall tourney. These were a sufficient number, it was thought, to warrant a spring tournament in which a Gold Medal for the winner, and se eral other aluable prizes to the Runner-up and Semi-finalists, were to act as added incentives. Pat was elected manager of tennis for 1925. As this goes to press Pat was found kneedeep in preparations for the spring event. 168] 1925 i Betty Amos Helen Beyerle Grace Coe Anna Dorsey Alma Essex Julia Louise Behring Mary Harbaugh, Manager Mary Jane McCurdy Thelma Winkjer, Captain Rebecca Willis Elizabeth Flenner Sergeant Simmonds. Coach SCHEDULE FOR 1925 University of Maryland 498 University of Maryland... - 498 University of Maryland 499 University of Maryland 495 University of Maryland 498 University of Maryland 500 University of Maryland 500 University of Maryland.. .495 University of Maryland.. .499 University of Maryland 500 University of Maryland 500 University of Washington 494 University of West Virginia 476 Agricultural College of Utah 441 University of Chicago 500 Drexel Institute 497 Michigan Agricultural College 490 Syracuse University 475 University of Illinois 481 University of Delaware! University of Arizona f... .Scores not received University of Vermont VERY year the Girls ' Rifle Team grows better and better, if that were possible. Even the most perfect of markswomen, Annie Oakley, herself, we venture to say would pat each of the coed riflers on the back with the remark, " Well done, thou good and faithful servant. " For undoubtedly the consistently high scores they ' ve made against their inter-collegiate competitors this season ranks them, if not the best, at least among the very best women riflers in the country today. The facts of the accomplishments attained by the University of Maryland team speak for themselves. Out of eleven telegraphic matches on the schedule they lost but one, and this against the University of Chicago team which scored a perfect 500. However, this loss was just another spur to do better, and within the following weeks the local girls had shot perfect scores against four of their rivals — Michigan Agricultural College, Syracuse University, University of Arizona, and University of X ' ermont. Throughout the entire season they dropped but thirteen points. Manager Mary Harbaugh arranged a schedule that she called " short and snappy, " covering only two months and calling for an average of two matches per week. These were in addition to the National Rifle Association matches, returns of which had not been received before this article went to press. When asked to indicate who the highest individual scorer was Coach Sargent Simmonds replied he would have to mention three — Helen Beyerle, Anna Dorsey, and Rebecca Willis since these three ranked within a hair ' s breath of each other. Letters were bestowed upon them and also upon Mary Harbaugh, Betty Amos and Thelma Winkjer. 171 : J jf SOPHOMORE BASKET-BALL TEAM Elizabeth Taylor, forward; Olive Seltzer, forward; Maxine Heiss, center, Captain; Helen Beyerle, side center; Louise Harbaugh, guard; and Gertrude Chestnut, guard. Substitutes, Ellen Jane Reiser, Irene Mead. EVER has interest in basket-ball been as keen among the Llniversity of Maryland girls as it has been this year. Thanks to the excellent management of the Women ' s Athletic -Association, and the co-operation of Coach Shipley (to whom the coeds are eternally grateful for permitting them to use the men ' s balls, and for having the gym floor scrubbed before games) two complete schedules were played with a precision that even the experienced men ' s teams might envy. The season opened January 26, with the inter- class championships, and closed with inter-sorority competition . ' pril 1. Interclass rivalry honors went to the sophomore girls. With a formidable team that humbled seniors, juniors, and freshmen alike, the champions won ' every game they played, A resume of scores tells the story: sophomores, 31; freshmen, 9; sophomores, 20, seniors, 12; sophomores, 12, juniors, 5; sophomores, 41, freshmen, ti; sohpomores, 17, seniors 14; and sohpo- mores, 20, juniors, 7. Just to show that basket-hall for women athletes is now being " served " in style, a handsome silver cup has been offered the victorious team. This trophy will each ' ear go to the winner of the interclass series. Kappa XI won the inter-sorority tournament. 1172] 1925 HEISS WOLF BEVERLE HARBAUGH Women ' s Athletic Association S the past season bears witness, the new Women ' s Athletic Association, which began functioning last fall, has proved to be a valuable impetus in establishing coed sports on the campus. I ' ntil this year, it is safe to say, rifle was the only field in which women athletes were sufficiently organized to make a showing. Other activities such as tennis, track or basket-ball were scattered about like so many lost sheep. Talent there was galore, but no incentive, no " central governing body " to spur the young women to show their prowess, as it were. Hence, by bringing all athletic interests to which women are adapted under one wing, the new A. A. has fulfilled a big mission. Now for a few words as to the origin and purpose of the organization. Among the pioneers who agitated the movement was Maxie Heiss. Heart and soul in the cause. Max was invited to offer her suggestions before a meeting of the Women Students ' Government Association early in October. No Marc Antony could have had a more eager audience of Romans than Max had of coed listeners that day. Without delay a committee, composed of Max as chairman, Helen Beyerle, Minnie Hill, Patricia Wolf, Mary Harbaugh, Thelma Winkjer and Elizabeth Duvall was chosen to draw up a constitution. A week later officers were elected and the constitution accepted. Following is the purpose of the association outlined : To supervise girls athletics; to promote more and better sports; to promote good sportsmanship; and to provide an incentive by presenting letters to individuals and trophies to winning teams. Max was unanimously chosen president; Pat Wolf, vice-president; Helen Beyerle, secretary, and Mary Harbaugh, treasurer. Rifle already well organized, basket-ball and tennis were the two sports upon which the girls first concentrated their immediate attention. A tennis tourna- ment was opened for the purpose of preparing the way for a regular tournament in spring; basket-ball followed on the heels of tennis. A schedule providing for both inter-class and inter-sorority competition was begun January 26, and was such a success that there is a slight danger of the girls outshooting the men next year(?). According to present signs the Women ' s Athletic Association is destined to a brilliant future. With basket-ball and tennis well established, track and hockey, and perhaps baseball too will be the next sports tackled. Several obstacles must still be surmounted — the matter of finances for one — but these will, with a little time and patience, soon be ironed out. 174] Tlie Junior Prom Gomniittee M. Stewart Whaley, President John W. Waters, Chairman Jean H. Brayton Joseph S. Endslow George H. Schmidt Alvin M. Parker The Rossbourg Club OFFICERS Emanuel Zalesak ___ __ _ President Wilton Anderson Vice-President John Wilson Secretary DwiGHT Walker Treasurer Resume of the Social Season HE social season this year has been an extremely brilHant one. The year opened with the President ' s reception being held in the Richie Gym- nasium. It was well attended and wonderfully arranged. The Rossbourg Club Dances have been a success. This year ' s committee has exerted an effort to out-do the dances given by the Club during previous years. They have been successful in getting good music, artistic decorations, and tasteful refreshments. In all of these they have suc- ceeded in their efforts. We have however missed the formal Rossbourg Dance that has heretofore usually been given before spring. Even though the Club has given it later this year, judging from the success of the previous dances it is bound to be crowned with the same laurels. The Junior Prom was one of the most splendid ever given in the history of the University. No efforts were spared in selecting the best music; the most appreciated, lasting, and beautiful favors; artistic decorations; also appealing and tasty refreshments. The Prom was well attended. I am sure every upper classmen tried to bring the best looking girl he knew. It would have been a great task for any judge of beauty to pick out the best dressed and prettiest. The Sophomore and Freshman Proms were also well arranged and successful, judging from the many favorable comments heard about the campus. We also, at this time, feel sure that the Junior-Senior German will be equalh- as splendid. Every university should have a certain amount of social life on its campus. It makes for a better feeling among undergraduates, graduates, and faculty. Maryland is not lacking in this quality. We have had much of the social atmos- phere on the campus this year. Besides the Rossbourg Club Dances, and Proms, there have been fraternity dances, house parties, tea dances, musicales, and teas. These being held at the girls ' dormitories, or off the campus at the various frater- nity houses. It is hoped that some day an effort will be made to carry out a custom that has now become a tradition at many universities. It is that of having particular week-ends set aside for fraternity house parties. Let us hope for more social activities on the part of our fraternities. The seniors, as they pass out of the gate this year, may look back up the road of the year that lies behind them and have dreams and visions of a brilliant social year that has closed. Its recollection should remain with them as a precious gem in the jewel box of memory. We trust that the senior and juniors to be, have been keen observers and wil make an effort to make succeeding years as brilliant or better, if possible — to make their proms, dances, teas, etc, just as gay and splendid. To the seniors we hope that their future walk along life ' s road will be strewn with flowers of happiness and joy up to the altar of success. 1801 1925 pUBLI filp .€ f4 : n 1925, iM - MH»ia«iTiiiiil Faculty Goniniittee on Student Publications Maude McKenney Chairman William Hottel Advisor M. D. Bowers Auditor History of Publications Both the " Diamondback " and the Reveille have their origin in The Cadet, a monthly periodical that was pubhshed by the Maryland Agricultural College during the period from 1894 to 1895, inclusive. The " Diamondback " A weekly periodical by the students of what is now the University of Mary- land was first presented in the year 190S when the institution was known as the Maryland Agricultural College. This publication was known as the " Triangle. " In 1914, however, it became the " M. A. C. Weekly. " In 1916, when the ins titu- tion became the Maryland State College, the name of the periodic al was changed to " The Maryland State Review. " The name was again changed in 1921 when the institution became the University of Maryland: first to " The l niversity Review; " and finally in 1921 the name, " Diamondback " wa tion. las gi en to the publica- The name " Diamondback " comes from the name of the noted animal of Maryland, the " Diamondback Terrapin, " a species of which no other state can boast. Some of the many men who have been popular in making the " Diamondback " a success are R. N. Young, Robert Crain, Jr., A. S. Wardwell, S. R. Newell, W. S. Crooks, A. Block, Leroy Mackert, Ralph Chase, Charles Geist and J. I. ' White, who is now Editor-in-Chief. The ' Reveille " The Reveille was first conceived as an idea by the Class of ' 97 when in its Junior year. The class realized the need of a yearbook and labored with h onest efforts in behalf of its accomplishment, but failed. Upon becoming Seniors, " undaunted by the failure of the preceeding year, the class again entered upon the work with renewed vigor " and the first Reveille appeared in the year 1897. The College at that time was known as the Maryland Agricultural College. The discipline was very militaristic and a word well known to the students was the name given to the bugle call early in the morning, rousing them from peaceful slumber to begin the day ' s labor. So it was decided by the Class of ' 97 to call the year book the Reveille, signifying the beginning of a work that they hoped would be carried on by the succeeding classes. Their hopes have been realized and the Reveille, with few exceptions, has been published every year, from that time until the year 1921, when the College Park branch and the Baltimore branch of the University of Maryland joined their efforts in publishing the " Terra Mariae. " The " Terra Mariae " was again published in 1922, but in 1923 and 1924, because of some financial difificulty, the College Park branch of the University did not assist in the publication. This year ' s Reveille, like its original predecessor is again the result of determined efforts put forth following an unsuccessful attempt at publication. Accordingly, the word Reveille is once more a particularlv appropriate title. Henceforth it is to be hoped, the College Park branch of the University of Mary- land will never be without its annual. ' ii- A f ii4 Jvi- 183] Business Manager Editor-in-Chief Editor John Ennis John I. White Kenneth G. Stoner Coeds — - Laura Betty Amos Alumni Geary F. Eppley Advertising Manager G. M. Worrilow Circulation Manager.. W. F. Troxell Supervising Editor Wm. H. Hottel Circulation Staff Reportorial Staff H. T. Cottman Margaret Haeseker Paul Gunbv H. P. Riess G. E. Bishoff G. T. O ' Neil Robert Kapp Egbert Tingley J. F. Witter J- E. Savage Minnie Hill Raymond Carrington Richard E. Coffman Reese Sewell Karl B. Frazier Joseph L. McGlone..- - - Business Manager Thomas C. Kelley Editor Edward F. Juska - Managing Editor N. John Wilson.. First Assistant Business Manager Joseph A. Macro ...Second Assistant Business Manager I. Evan Wheaton First Assistant Editor THE EDITOR ' S STAFF Art — Oelgado Vivanco; assisted by, Julia Behring, Myron Stevens, William Bishop, and Powell. Photographs — Evan Wheaton; assisted by, William Evans. Features — Reford Aldridge; assisted by, Louise Harbaugh, Helen Conner, Elizabeth Prent: Eleanor Seal. Fraternities and Sororities — Joseph Macko; assisted by, Harmon Baker, and Minnie Hi Clubs — Evan Wheaton; assisted by. Alberta Orton and (jeorge Worrilow. Athletics — Hamilton Whiteford; assisted by. Mason Hopwood, and John Tonkin. Women ' s Athletics — Margaret Haeseker. Music, Drama, Oratory and Debate — Stewart Whaley. Social Activities — George .Schmidt; assisted by Francis Wolfe. Student Publications — Edward Evans. Faculty — Edward Melchoir. R. O. T. C— Merle Bowser. Typing Assistant — George Fogg. Art Assistants — Dorothy Young, Mary Browne, Mary Rile - and Helen Beyerle. THE BUSINESS MANAGER ' S .STAFF Circulation Manager — Helen Beyerle; assisted by Katharine Stevens and Alberta Orton. Advertising Manager — Margaret Haeseker; assisted by Harmon Baker and Robert Morris 187] Luther Afterwhile I wonder in the afterwhile, When God takes one away, Will not the lonely soul return In wind or fog or spray, Or in the bursting buds of spring Or in the April rain. I only know to be with Thee I will come back again Because God gave the love we share. Perhaps he ' ll let me be A ray of living sunlight, To shine, my dear, on thee. G. H. S., ' 26. The above poem received Honorable Mention in the " Stratford Book " of College Anthology, 1924.-25. Albert Ady Wilton Anderson Betty Amos Howard Aldridge Helen Connor Louise Harbaugh Mary Harbaugh Helen Beyerle Dorothy Young ACTIVE MEMBERS Priscilla Pancoast Edward Juska Gordon Briahtman Percy Merrick C. Delgado Vivanco George Schmidt Kenneth Stoner Clark Beach Hugh Reading 1901 Joseph McGlone Eleanor Seal Louise Richardson Phyllis Morgan Margaret Wolfe Margaret Haeseker Ellen Jane Keiser William Kellerman Carvel Bowen 5: The Masque and Bauble Club year, HE Masque and Bauble Club has as its purpose " to associate the college talent and playrights of the University for the advancement and pro- duction of collegiate theatricals. " Membership in this club is limited to those who by a series of " try-outs, " prove their interest and ability either in dramatics or stage technique. The club plans to give two or three full length dramas or recognized standard comedies each scholastic besides various one-act plays which the club anticipates presenting at student assemblies, beginning next Fal Two years ago Dramatics at the University of Maryland were thriving under conditions which would ha e brought great discouragement had it not been for a small group of earnest and loyal members of the Dramati c Club, under the direc- tion of Professor C. S. Richardson. They resolved that the organization should grow and begin to gain the recognition that drama in college deserves. " All-Of-A-Sudden Peggy " and " What Happened To Jones " were the two performances given that year, with a set of screens, doors, windows, and the usual furniture borrowed for the occasion. After this, X ' ictor Kerney, who has had e.xperience on the professional stage, as an actor and director, became assistant to Professor Richardson. .Strenuous rehearsals were conducted and the production of " Reincarnations of 3023 B. C. " proved the success of Maryland dramatics. Engineers of the graduating class constructed mechanical devices for the opening of the tomb wall; others painted scenery and made properties; worked on curtains and costumes and painted and applied the jeweled garments; while others worked on the electrical etTects. The next year courses were offered in dramatic art and stage technique as a part of the college curriculum. In spite of conflicting schedules a large number of students took the courses, which proved very successful. On " Drama Night " the plays (presented were: " The Maker of Dreams, " a fantasy; " Hyacinths, " a domestic drama; and the " Wind of Allah, " a tragedy of the lives of three lepers. This night ' s productions were triumphant successes and were repeated in response to numerous requests. Last year, since there were no accomodations, only a platform with a rpw of footlights for a stage, many physical and mechanical handicaps, no opportunity to provide permanent equipment or stage setting because of the auditorium ' s general utility purpose, no storage rooms, and very meager dressing rooms; a new plan had to be adopted. A remo able and portable-pipe frame work was erected, from which hangs the cyclorama curtain, which was made and painted by members of the class. Screens, curtains, doors, windows, etc. are among the stage properties now owned by the club, as a result of their own work. " RoUo ' s Wild Oat " and " Kempy " were also presented that year. They were entirely successful. This year, organization difficulties combined with the need for a full-time coach has pre ' ented the living up to its schedule. At the time of the Reveille ' s going to press, the Club is about to present " The Charm School, " a three-act comedy of proven merit by Alice Duer Miller and Robert Milton. Rehearsals point to a success that should lead to the subsequent presentation of another piece in June. [19i: The Maryland Opera Club OFFICERS Elizabeth Swenk President Edward Barron Vice-President Ellen Jane Reiser Secretary and Treasurer Rachel Atkinson Edward Barron Julia Louise Behring Josephine Blandford Jack Bowie Douglas Burnside Ellen Calbreth Lawrence Lehman Marvin Long Ruth McRae Marie Massicot Joan McCireevy Irene Mead Bernice Moler Thomas Pyles Louise Harbaugh ACTIVE MEMBERS Edward Evans John Nichols Franklin Caulk Margaret Haeseker Frances Gruver Maxine Heiss Alma Essex George Schmidt Ellen Jane Reiser Harry Relshncr Watson Ford Mary Louise Rraft Stanleigh Jenkins L. Parks Shipley George O ' Neil Anne Stone Stewart THE ORCHESTRA First Violins Violet Relk Eileen Gleeson Franklin Caulk M. Chivera Second Violin Marvin Long Sheridan Parres W. W. Chapman Cello Olive Relk First Clarinet Joseph Pyles 1921 Harry Stewart Helen Connor George Stokes Elizabeth Swenk Elizabeth Taylor Elizabeth Flenner Delgado Vivanco Celcil Propst Frances Wolfe Mary Jane McCurdy Ruth Williams Edith Burnside Edna Burnside Eileen Gleeson Frances Gunby Cornet Millard Pinny Trumpet Roland Lynn Second Cornet Roscoe Coblentz Tromlwne Dwight Walker Drums Leonard Lipman Piano Betty Swenk x The Maryland Opera Club UST a little over a year ago several musically talented enthusiasts of the campus concie ' ed an idea that the University of Maryland needed an organization to promote, and instill an appreciation of operatic music. This idea won immediate support among those with ocal and instru- mental ability, and, in May, 1924, Maryland Opera Club became an actuality. Today, with a membership of approximately fifty, it is considered one of the most flourishing student activities on the hill. Two operatic performances, with a third " in the making " as this article was going to press, is the organization record to date. First in their repetoire was " Carmelita, " a colorful gypsy operetta which the club produced in June week of 1924, under the direction of Professor Louis Goodyear, who had written the libretto. That performance, coming at the time it did, drew one of the largest audiences of the year. But the success of " Carmelita " with its charming melodies, versatile songsters and dancers, proved more than momentary. That fall a special reciuest came from the student body and patrons without College Park, to repeat the operetta. A second performance was therefore gi en the following November, and, let it be said, before another crowded house. Mrs. Anne Stewart, lyric soprano, sang the role of " Carmelita, " the gypsy princess, while Katherine Baker was the " Rosita. " Both young women were applauded for their solo work. Mrs. Stewart will be remembered for her " A Gypsy Maiden I. " Katherine Baker was hailed as a true " prima donna " when she sang " The Song of the Nightingale, " a favorite selection of concert singers. Douglas Burnside sang opposite Mrs. Stewart in the role of Don Carlos. Encouraged by the hearty reception of their first production the embryo Martinelli ' s and Jeritza ' s ambitiously selected the famous operetta " Erminie " for their next pubfic appearance. This time, Katherine Baker was cast in the stellar role. Although the early publication of the Reveille will not permit a review of the operetta which was to be given in May, it might be added here that all plans made, together with the enthusiastic rehearsals, indicated that " Erminie " was destined to be the most artistic presentation given on the auditorium stage. Credit for the successful launching of the Maryland Opera Club in a large measure goes to Professor Goodyear, Mr. and Mrs. .Stewart, and Miss Elizabeth Swenk who have spent many hours modeling an organization that should be of lasting worth to the college. Director Goodyear said he hoped the club would soon be in a position where it could present several operas each year. He particularly had in mind the Gilbert and Sulli an light operas, and similar selections re i ed recently by the inimitable DeWolf Hopper. Some of these plans may sound ambitious: but to Maryland Opera Club members they are only the beginning of higher aims. 193] i) " CARMELITA " Cast of Characters Carmelita Anne Stewart Nita Marie Massicot Rosita Katherine Baker John.. Harry Stewart Marzo , .._ .._ Edward Barron Don Carlos Douglas Burnside Fernando ' . Jack Bowie Chorus of Gypsy men and women Chorus of Spanish dancers " ERMINIE " Cast of Characters Erminie de Pontrert Katherine Baker Marquis de Pontrert .....;......, Harry Stewart Vicomte de Brissac Watson Ford Captain Delannay Edward Barron Dufois, Landlord of the Lion d ' Or Edward Evans Simon, Waiter at Lion d ' Or Stewart Whaley Chevalier de Brabazon George Schmidt ' ' 7 " " ) Two Thieves -(R° " Fo ' burnside Cadeaux J (Cecil Propst Cerise Marcel, Erminie ' s Companion Anne Stewart Javotte, Erminie ' s Maid Marie Massicot Marie, A Peasant Girl Ethel Mae Karasch Princess de Gramponeur Margaret Haeseker Soldiers, Peasantry, Waiters, Guests, Etc. Dr. Homer C. House Director of Music. R. HOUSE, besides being the head of the English Department has, for five years, been in charge of the musical activities at the University. It has been largely through his untiring efforts that the Glee Club has become one of the most successful societies at Mary- land. Dr. House has also been the organizer and leader of the University chorus; an organization that has had as its special fimction the annual presentation of a Festival of Music. On these occasions the campus has been given a taste of music of high calibre. That musical organizations of all kinds have nourished so markedly at the University is doubtless due to the stimulation of Dr. House and the talent that he has so effectively brought together. The 1925 Music Festival May 12, 1925 11.30 A. M. — I ' niversity Convocation. Numbers by the Chorus, Edith Helena and Rollin Pease. 2.30 P. M. — Annual Concert, University Glee Club. 8.00 P. M.— Grand Concert. May 13, 1925 2.30 P. M. — Artist recital by Edith Helena, Coloratura Soprano, of New York. Mrs. Blaisdell at the piano. 8.00 P. M. — A .idelssohn ' s Elijah. The llniversity chorus and String Quartet. Mrs. Blaisdell at the piano. Soloists: Rollin Pease, of Chicago, baritone; Edith Helena, of New York, Soprano; Aimee Olson, of New York, contralto; Paul Bleyden, of Washington, tenor. Homer C. House, Tevor Mrs. Jessie Blaisdell, Pianist Thomas Pvles, Clarinetist Louis Goodyear Stanlcigh Jenkins Douglas Burnside Hugh Shank John Nichols George O ' Neil ■ Edward Barron John Savage Richard Bartlett Soloists First Tenors Jack Bowie Second Tenors Harry Kek hner Alfred Myers Baritones Thomas Pyles Stewart Whaley Leonard Lipman Hugh House Basses Lawrence Lehman Harry Thomen Franklin StifBer Miss Eileen V. M. Gleeson, ' iolinist B. Louis Goodyear, Tenor Franklin Caulk Roscoe Coblentz Addison Hook Norris Nichols Cecil Propst Thomas Ordenian Wesley M u ni ford Glyn Vaughn HE University of Maryland Glee Club is nearing the completion of its fifth season under the leadership of Dr. Homer C. House; and according to all reports the songsters have been highly successful in their efforts both artistically and financially. The Glee Club is an important factor in the life of the University aside from its purpose of entertainment, it serves the two-fold end of making the singers acquainted with the state and of affording residents of the State an opportunity of learning of the work of the University. The members of the club, traveling from town to town in a large omnibus, made their annual tour during the latter part of the Christmas holiday season. The musicians presented their program in a number of the larger towns of Western Maryland, besides giving a concert in Haynesboro, Pennsylvania. This program, about which the gleemen are very enthusiastic, was inaugurated by Dr. House at the time he assumed his present connection with the University. Besides the concerts given on the Christmas tour, entertainments have been presented by the singers many times during the scholastic year in Washington and near-by places. From the first measures of the spirited march-song " Onward, " by Geibel, the opening number; to the thrilling strains of " Maryland, My Maryland; " the Club ' s program consisting of modern, classic, and college selections has proved ery popular wherever given. 197] Professor Charles Richardson Frank Lemon Walter Bromley; President, Student Assembly Edward Evans; President, New Mercer Literary Society Joseph Macko; President, Poe Literary Society j LL kinds of inter-collegiate public speaking comes under the management of the Council of Oratory and Debate, consisting of three students and two members of the faculty. L ' nder the constitution of this organization the president of each of the two literary societies and the president of the student assembly automatically constitute the student membership. These three select two members of the faculty to be affiliated with them. This Council was organized in 1922, and since that time has had charge of all inter-collegiate debates and oratorical contests. It was also through the influence of the council that the Public Speaking Club at the University of Maryland was organized. The Council of Oratory and Debate has been compelled to limit the scope of inter-collegiate debating on account of lack of funds, there being no money avail- able to pay the expenses of contestants on trips to other colleges. The Maryland debating teams have lead, however, contests with St. Johns College, Johns Hopkins I ' niversity, Penn State and the program this year includes debates with George Washington and Oglethorpe Uni ersities. 198] 1925 r-— — - -- " i- ' irst Team — (Front row) Clarke Beach, Joseph Macko, John Milncrney. Second Team — (Back row) Kenneth Petrie, Tom Browne, Leo Croffy (not in picture) HE two teams were selected by a preliminary contest, in which there were ten entrants. The Varsity Team is now preparing for debates with the Uni ' ersity of Georgia and Oglethorpe University. There is no reason why Mary- land should not be able to carry off honor from these affairs. Most of the debaters have had no little experience before entering the University of Maryland; and one, Macko, has more than once publicly demonstrated his ability here — he is the holder of one of the inter-literary society debate medals. OFFICERS President Ted Vandoren Vice-President.... Hamilton Whiteford Secretary Gordon Brightman Treasurer Thomas Kelley Critic Joseph Macko ACTIVE MEMBERS Clarke Beach Tom Browne Carvel Bowen Leo Crotty Christian Fleming Hugh Reading Stewart Whaley George O ' Neil Edward Juska John Tonkin Walter Bromley Charles Castello Robert Straka Bruce Stambaugh George Schmidt Page Gardner OFFICERS Edward Evans President Betty Amos Vice-President Helen Beyerle Secretary Lionel Newcomer.. Treasurer Edward Juska Cirtic Elise Dorsey ACTIVE MEMBERS Reporter Rachel Atkinson Barnwell King Parks Shipley Katherine Baker Marvin Long Kenneth Spence Julia Behring Roland Lynn Kenneth Stoner Josephine Blandford Joan McGreery Howard Sumner Ellen Calbreath Irene Mead Elizabeth Tavlor Raphael Chavarria William Merrill Edward Thompson Herbert Dieckman Bernice Moler Carlos Vivanco Virgil Dolly George O ' Neil Herbert Ward Anna Dorsey Priscilla Pancoast Evan Wheaton Christian Fleming Sheridan Parres Ruth Williams Eileen Gleeson Elizabeth Prentiss Rebecca Willis Frances Gunby Louise Richardson Theodora Willis Margaret Haeseker George Schmidt Laurence Winsby Maxine Heiss Eleanor Seal Dorothy Young Thomas Kelley Olive Seltzer Minerva Zelwis I 20(5 1 1925 OFFICERS Joseph Macko President Tom Browne Vice-President Wilfred Froehuch Secretary Phyllis Morgan Assistant Secretary Knutk Nielson __ Treasurer Walter Bromley Critic ACTIVE MEMBERS Reford Aldridge Fred Bull Herbert Compton Walker Dawson Laurence Faith William P ' aitte Paul Gunby Marie Massicot John McPortland Samuel Molesworth Harold Moore Alexander Muzzey ' Elsie Orme Kenneth Petrie Myron Shear Elizabeth Swenk Glenn Wilson Franklin Witter Frances Wolfe Margaret Wolfe Wilbur Pearce _ Grand Master Walter Bromley Overseer Margaret Wolfe Secretary Fred Bull Treasurer Thomas Kelley Lecturer Joseph McGlone Chaplin Charles Remsburg Doorkeeper Faculty Miss Marie Mount Harry Byrd Miss Adele Stamp Geary Epplev ACTIVE MEMBERS Albert Ady Mylo Downey Priscilla Pancoast Betty Amos Elizabeth Duvall Butwell Powell W ' ilton Anderson Joseph Endslow Elizabeth Prentiss Julia Louise Behring G. VV. England Kent Price C. L. Bennett Howard England Myron Price Helen Beyerle William Evans Harold Remsburg Emerson Bishoft Elizabeth F " lenner Eleanor Seal Josephine Blandford Paul Gunby John Seibert Thomas Boyer Harry Hamlin Katherine Stevenson Mary Brown Joseph Harrison Elizabeth Swenk Horace Buckman Joseph Hoopes Edward Tenney Roscoe Coblentz Theodore Johnson Norwood Thornton Richard Coffman Marie Langenfeldt Dwight Walker Cecil Cole John Magruder Ernest Walker Harry Cottman James Mills 01i •e Wallace Alice Cushman Roscoe Molesworth John W arren David Dallas William Moore Stewart Whaley Edward Danner Lionel Newcomer Franklin Witter Walker Dawson Knute Nielson P ances Wolfe H.N. Dodge Alton E. Nock George Worrilow Virgil Dolly Elsie Orme Nadia Wright Anna Dorsey Alberta Orton Henry Yost Elise Dorsey Dorothy Young John Bowie President Tom Browne Vice-President Ernest Spencer Sophomore Vice-President Sherman Sanborn Freshman Vice-President Charles White Graduate Vice-President Herbert Compton Secretary-Treasurer Reverend Ronalds Taylor Chaplin William Barr Mary Browne James Burns William Chapman Helen Clagett Charlotte Collins James Dalen Slater Davidson Anna Dorsey Elise Dorsey William Eastlack Bruce Emmerson Stuart Gibson John Godel Paul Harlan Laurence H icks ACTIVE MEMBERS William Hill Robert Kapp Barnwell King Albin Knight Louise Marlow Ruth McRae Irene Mead Charles Merrill Charles Miller Knute Nielson Virginia Price Geneva Reich Gertrude Ryon Naomi Ryon George Schmidt Charles Shelton Louise Schreiner Henry Spottswood Thomas Stephens George Stokes James Swank Philip Truesdale Kennedy Waller Henry Walter John Warren David Whechell Rebecca Willis Theodora Willis William Wiley Emily Wood Mary York Professor Warren Taliaferro Professor Frank Lemon Captain William Vancey Horace Buckman President Floyd Ritter ' Vice-President Myrox Shear Secretarv-Treasnrer FACULTY AND STAFF Mrs. Emily Taliaferro Mrs. Anne Stewart Miss Anne Fountleroy Miss Mary Graybill ACTIVE MEMBERS Harmon Baker James Cleveland Buford Mauck Lillian Meritt Victorine Nickol Knute Nielson Kenneth Petrie Edwin Rothgeb Nathan Schuman Edward Scott Harry Stewart Edward Thompson [210] 1 1925, 1 Jack Faber Robert Straka James Bounds Le Roy Doiigal Fred Herzog Gomer Lewis) Russell Allen Addison Hook I Delta Sigma Phi Phi Sigma Kappa Sigma Nu Sigma Phi Sigma Delta Psi Omega Katherine Baker] ., , ,, . „. Elizabeth Swank] - -Alpha Om.cron P. Henry Duke n, u a t KnuteNielson -- " Delta Mu Walter Bromley 1 Kenneth Matthews Merle Bowser h.t o- -. ■ Wendell Powell} Nu Sigma Om.cron Virgil Dolly Edward Evans f Mary Harbaugh] Maxine Heiss Betty Amos Elizabeth Duvalll Phyllis Morgan President Nellie Buckey ..Vice-President Katherine Baker Secretary-Treasurer Priscilla Pancoast Chairman of Program Committee FACULTY Miss Marie Mount Miss Edna McNaughton Mrs. Claribell Welch Mrs. Frieda McFarland ACTIVE MEMBERS Betty Amos Helen Beyerle Josephine Blandford Mary Browne Gertrude Chestnut Alice Cushman Mary Harbaugh Lucille Hill Ellen Keiser Marie Langenfeldt Jane Mankin Ruth McRae Gladys Miller Jessie Muncaster X ' ictorine Nickol Elsie Orme Alberta Orton Elizabeth Prentiss Mary Riley Olive Wallace Dr. Frederick Lee Bible Study Leader Betty Amos. Discussion Group Leader RELIGIOUS PROGRAM COMMITTEES OF CHRISTIAN ASSOCIATIONS W. C. A. Betty Amos Jane McCurdy Ruth Williams Y. M. C. A. Fred Bull John Magruder Stewart Whaley (The Bible Study and Discussion Group, organized under the auspices of the Y. W. C. A. and Y. M. C. A., for religious study and the discussion of modern study problems, are open to all members of the University student and faculty bodies: hence these organizations have no fixed membership.) WiLLARD Aldrich ....President Leland Worthington Vice-President Lionel Newcomer Secretarv-Treasurer FACULTY AND STAFF Dr. Eugene Auchter Victor Boswell Fred Geise Lee Schrader Arthur Thurston William Whitehouse Walter Ballard Clayton Harley Harry Yates James Blandford ACTIVE MEMBERS Wilton Anderson Arthur Aston Paul Bauer George Bouis John Buroughs Thomas Bowyer Harry Cottman Leo Crotty Herbert Dieckmann Lewis Ditman Frederick Dodge Howard Embry Joseph Endslow William England James Gray Paul Gunby Joseph Harrison 214 1 Charles Johnson Theodore Johnson Eugene King Clarence Lowman Henry McCabe James Mills Alton Nock Howard Quaintance Charles Shoemaker Herman Stockslager Eugene Thayer Charles Timmons Frank Vier heller Dwight Walker Ernest Walker Stewart Whaley Harry Yost Wilbur Pearce President Joseph McGlone Vice-President Leander Stuart .Secretary Howard England Treasurer FACULTY Dean Percy Zimmerman Dr. Devoe Meade Dr. Earle Pickens Dr. Leo Poelma Dr. Mark Welsh Professor LeRoy Ingham Walter Bromley Horace Buckman Roscoe Coblentz Walker Dawson Virgil Dolly Mylo Downey William Evans Harry Hamlin Thomas Kelley Professor James Gamble Professor Harlow Beriman Professor Kenneth Clark Professor Francis Doane Professor Samuel Harvey Harry Lindquest ACTIVE MEMBERS Norris Nichols Knute Nielson Kent Price Clark Seibert Edward Smith George Stokes Norwood Thornton Michael Whiteford George Worrilow [215] 1925 Latin American Club Founded 192 Ulpiaxo Coronel . President Carlos Vivanco Vice-President Julia Behring Secretary Elizabeth Taylor Treasurer ACTIVE MEMBERS Jorge Aid rev Samuel Blades Charles Castella Ellsworth De Atley Elizabeth Eckert Elizabeth Flenner Watson Ford Addison Hook Marvin Long Roland Lynn Juan Morrero Paul Morris Jesus Nadal Arthur Parsons Luther Powell Arthur Prangley John Revelle Edward Thompson Luis Travieso Theodore Vandoren Grace Coe Parks Shipley Anna Dorsey Karl FSazier President 1 ' ice-President Secretary Treasurer ACTI E MEMBERS X Julia Behring Helen Beyerle Josephine Blandford Edith Burnside Edna Burnside Edward C ' orkran Helen Custer Elise Dorsey Elizabeth Duvall James Gray Josephine God bold Minnie Hill Laurence Howard Edward Juska Ellen Keiser Lawrence Lehman Marie Massicott Marie Langenfeldt Jane Mankin George Melchior, Jr. Bernice Moler Jessie Muncaster Elizabeth Prentiss Grace Ripple Gertrude Ryon Naomi Ryon George Schmidt Katherine Stevenson Gaston Vanden Bosche Henry Walter Herbert Ward Avery Wright Betty Amos Katherine Baker Julia Behring Helen Beyerle Nellie Buckey Grace Coe Charlotte Collins Helen Custer Elise Dorsey Elizabeth Duvall Elizabeth Flenner Margaret Haeseker Maxine Heiss Lucille Hill Minnie Hill Ellen Keiser Jane Mankin Winifred McMinimv FACULTY MEMBERS Mrs. Harrv Patterson Mrs. Claribell Welch Miss Adele Stamp ACTIVE MEMBERS I 21.S 1 Ruth McRae Irene Mead Bernice Moler Phyllis Morgan Elsie Orme Alberta Orton Priscilla Pancoast Elizabeth Prentiss Louise Richardson Naomi Ryon Eleanor Seal Katherine Stevenson 01i e Wallace Rebecca Willis Theodora Willis Thelma Winkjer Nadia Wright Margaret Wolfe OFFICERS Walter Bromley President Fred Bull .Vice-President Howard England .— Secretary Wilton Anderson Treasurer Arthur Purinton General Secretary CABINET Fred Bull - -- Religious Education Roscoe Coblentz Deputation Church Co-operation Wilton Anderson — Membership Wilton Anderson - - Finance Evan Wheaton - Publicity Knute Nielson Social Student Government Founded 1.917 OFFICERS Walter Bromley Wilbur Pearce Elizabeth Swenk._ Fred Bull President Vice-President ...Secretary Treasurer Student Executive Council Founded 1919 Page Gardner President Walter Bromley Secretary Joseph Burger Senior Representative Stewart Whaley 1 . . „ . Hamilton Whitefordj - " " " " ' Representatives John Tonkin! Sophomore Representatives Lee CardwellJ Charles Pughl ..Freshman Representatives Paul Doerr X Elizabeth Duvali. President Thelma Taylor ...Secretary Frances Wolfe_. ._ .Senior Representative Louise Richardson Junior Representative JuLLA Behrincj Sophomore Representative Mary McCurdy Freshman Representative Minnie Hill House President of Practice House Anna Dorsey . " House President of Gerneaux Hall Thelma Taylor House President of " Y " Hut Eugenia Clements House President of Day Students Minerva Zelwis House President of Homestead Elizabeth Taylor House President of Stewart Hall Honor Court Founded 1934 Edward Juska Mary Riley. Chairman . Clerk Leander Stuart Lionel Ensor REPRESENTATIVES College of Agriculture Edward JuskaJ . jj . . Gilbert Dent | - College of Education Walter Bowers 1 Phyllis Morgan " l.ft " }u ' i ] - - College of Engineering Wilbur White ( s j s s Mary Harbaugh Mary Riley College of Home Economics [223] t925p:t Hi " Engineering Society Founded 1923 Kennkth Matthews President William Lewis First Vice-President Wayne Mills Second Vice-President Arthur Prangley Secretary-Treasurer Reford Aldridge -— --.Second Secretary Charles McFadden Sergeant-at-Arms Wirt Bartlett William Bishop John Bowie Merle Bowser William Bruehl Robert Caruthers Charles Castella Carlos Clausell James Cle eland Robert Clinton Ulpiano Coronel James Davidson Ellsworth De Atley William DeCaindry Alfred Diener William Dynes Wade Elgin Robert Emerson Watson Ford Henry Fox ACTIVE MEMBERS Creston Funk Franklin Carrett Richard Hall Mark Haller Howard Hassler Robert Hitch Raymond Hodgeson Addison Hook Harvey Jacob Barnwell King Samuel Lebowitz Charles Litchfield Delbert Lowe John Matthews George McCauley Edward McKeige Louis Melchior Eric Metzeroth Robert Miller Paul Morris [2241 Carvel Moseman George Ninas John Revelle Herman Riese Fred Rogers Oliver Runkles Warrington Sanders Louis Schriener Charles Shelton William Sichi Russell Strite Joesph Strohmen William Trimble William Troxell Theodore Vandoren Kenneth Van Wagner John W arren Benjamin Watkins Martin White John Williams Delta Sigma Phi Founded in the College of the City of New York in IS99 ALPHA SIGMA CHAPTER Established in 1924 Colors Nile Green and White Stanton ColHns Ralph Graham Charles Litchfield Howard Quaintance Publications ' The Carnation " " The Sphinx " FRATRES IN FACULTATE George Schulz FRATRES IN UNIVERSITATE Graduate Student Robert Straka Class of Nineteen Twenty-five Flower White Carnation John Sullivan John Wilson Emanuel Zalesak Leander Stuart Class of Nineteen Twenty-six Edward Coblentz Gilbert Dent Lionel Ensor John Faber Leland Cheek Oscar Coblentz, Jr. George Morrison Edwin Rothgeb Class of Nineteen Twenty-seven [227] Mason Hopwood William Kline Paul Smith Walter Atkinson Leroy Sheriff Wilbur Snyder George Yeager Howard Tippet Kappa Alpha Founded at Washington and Lee in 1865 BETA KAPPA CHAPTER Established in 1914 Colors Crimson and Gold Flowers Magnolia and Red Rose National Publication Kappa Alpha Journal Local Publications The Terrapin Lemuel Broughton Thomas Taliaferro Ernest Cory Charles Richardson FRATRES IN FACULTATE Willard Hillegeist James Gamble Allen Griffith Harold Cotterman Thomas Symons Reginald Truitt Frank Day FRATRES IN URBE Stuart Shaw Charles Mackert Kirkland Beslev Joseph Burger George Heine John Hough Edward Lohse Hugh Reading PZdward Ronsaville Alvin Parker Kenchin Coghill Charles Futterer William Hill, Jr. Herbert Smither FRATRES IN UNIVERSITATE Graduate Students John Moran Class of Nineteen Twenty-five Page Gardner Gerald Phillips Edward Pugh, Jr. Class of Nineteen Twenty-six Stewart Whaley Peter Sch rider Carvel Moseman Benjamin Watkins, 3rd Wilton Anderson Wilbur Pearce Irving Hall Harold Bonnet Charles Barber Joseph Seth Class of Nineteen Twenty-seven Monroe Leaf Clarence Geiger William Ward 1229] Paul Tripplet Robert Morris Edward Tenney, Jr. Winslow Randolph Sigma Phi Sigma Founded at University of Pennsylvania in 1908 Colors White and Gold Geary Eppley Milton Pyle Jacob Metzger Harry McDonnell Burton Ford Flowers Daffodils and Lillies of the Valley Publication " The Monad ' ' (Quarterly) FRATRES IN FACULTATE Burton Shipley FRATRES IN URBE Sidney Steinberg Harry Hoshall Thomas Spann MacFarland Brewer Ridgely Axt Wilhelm Weber Carville Bowen Watson Ford Paul Harlan Addison Hook Edward Juska Russell Allen Arthur Bonnet Joseph Endslow Boyd Fisher Craig Bowman Harry Glennum Benjamin Le Sueur Edward Marks FRATRES IN UNIVERSITATE Graduate Students Class of Nineteen Tiventy-five )hn White Class of Nineteen Twenty-six Class of Nineteen Twenty-seven Tilghman Marden Edward Melton Victor Myers Irwin Peebles Lawrence Winship Winship Green Benjamin Magalis Downey Osborne Edward Thompson Parks Shipley Kenneth Spence Charles Weber George Hough [235] 1925 Founded at University of Marvhind Colors Blue and Gold Flower White Lily SORORES IN URBE Mrs. Albert Woods Mrs. Harry Patterson Mrs. .Stewart Shaw Mrs. Charles Appleman Mrs. Thomas Symons Miss Audrey Killiam Frances Wolfe Elsie Orme Betty Amos Dorothy Young Dorothy Murray .SORORES IN UNIVERSITATE Class of Nineteen Twenty-five Class of Nineteen Twenty-six Mary Riley Class of Nineteen Tiventy-seven Helen Beyerle Elizabeth Prentiss Alberta Orton Eleanor Seal Elizabeth Duvall Minnie Hill Phyllis Morgan Margaret Wolfe Louise Richardson Charlotte Collins Mary Browne Rachel Atkinson Naomi Ryon Color Black and White Flower Black-eyed Susan SORORES IN FACULTATE Miss Susan Harman Miss Constance Stanley SORORES IN URBE Mrs. Frederick Lee Mary Harbaugh Ellen Calbreath Helen Connor Louise Harbaugh Maxine Heiss Mary Louise Kraft SORORES IN UNIVERSITATE Graduate Student Margaret Preinkert Class of Nineteen Twenty-five Rebecca Willis Class of Nineteen Twenty-seven [241 Nellie Buckey Irene Mead Ruth McRae Bernice Moler Olive Seltzer Alberta Woodward 1925 Colors Green and Gold Delta Mu Founded at University of Maryland 1920 Publication Delta Mu Topics FRATRES IN FACULTATE William Kemp Frank Lemon FRATRES IN URBE Paul Sanders FRATRES IN UNIVERSITATE Graduate Student Norris Nichols Class of Nineteen Twenty-five John Bowie, Jr. Charles Castella William DeCaindry Henry Duke Wayne Mills Arthur Sleasman Charles Bennett Alfred Clark William Cooling Thomas Crawford William Trimble Thomas Bowyer Luther Bromley William Fisher Cecil Cole Class of Nineteen Twentv-six Class of Nineteen Twenty-seven Paul Morris William McCune Knute Nielson Daniel Staley Joseph Longridge James Hubbard Harry Hubbard George Melchior, Jr. George McCauley Arthur Parsons Ira Stalev Robert Hill Adam Noll James Mills Frank Terhune 12431 1925 x Devoe Meade Paul Walker C harles Harley Robert Watkins Fred Bull Walter Bromley John Warren Carlton Compher Charles McFadden Wilson Runkles John Lang John Ennis Edwin Nihiser Creston Funk George Fettus Alton Nock William Graham FRATRES IN FACULTATE John Shepherd Mark Welsh FRATRES IN URBE Arnold Remsberg FRATRES IN UNIVERSITATE Class of Nineteen Twenty-five Benjamin Melroy Charles White Robert Burdette Class of Nineteen Twenty-six Ernest Walker Class of Nineteen Twenty-seven Harold Finch ■245] Reford Aldridge Marvin McClung Kenneth Matthews Dwight Walker Millard Pinney Russell Strite Joseph Yilek George Worrilow Charles Remsberg William Moore Mylo Downey Stanley Jenkins Miel Burgee 1925 r— " — ' - - " Nil Sigma Oniicron Founded at University of Maryland in 1916 Colors Royal Purple and Old Gold Flower Tiger Lily Earl Pickens Oscar Bruce Otto Reinmuth Merle Bowser Wendell Powell Da id Aldridge James Bounds Edward Corkran Kinsley McDonald Lionel Newcomer Merrit Bottom James Gray Publication ' Nu Sig. News ' FRATRES IN FACULTATE FRATRFS IN UNIVERSITATE Graduate Students Ereton Miller Class of Nineteen Twenty-five Edward Scott Class of Nineteen Twentv-six Lawrence Hodgins Wilbur Malcolm Class of Nineteen Twenty-seven I 247 1 1925 Francis Skilling Richard Summerill Ritchie Taylor Fred Scott Kenneth Stonner Howard Sumner Egbert Tingley Gordon Brightman Harry Kelchner Robert Luckey Phi Alpha Founded at George Washington University in 1914 Colors Red and Blue Publication Phi Alpha Quarterly Flower Red Carnation FRATRES IN FACULTATE Benjamin Bernian Walter Ezekiel FRATRES IN UNIVERSITATE Class of Nineteen Tiventy-six Samuel Lebowitz Charles Walker Alpha Zeta (Honorary Agricultural Fraternity) Founded at Ohio State College in 1S97 MARYLAND CHAPTER Established in 1920 Colors Sky Blue and Mauve Publication ' Alpha Zeta Quarterly " Flower Pink Carnation FRATRES IN FACULTATE Albert Woods Charles Appleman Percy Zimmerman Eugene Auchter Devoe Meade Arthur McCall Ray Carpenter Frederick Bui Virgil Dolly Dwight Walker John Hough Walter Bromley Charles Remsberg Ernest Walker Stewart Whaley FRATRES IN UNIVERSITATE Class of Nineteen Twenty-five Class of Nineteen Tiventy-six Benjamin Bennett 1253] Berton Carmichael Frederick Trenk Kenneth Clark Leroy Ingham Victor Boswell Lee Schraeder Robert Watkins 1925 Leland Worthington John Baker Emanuel Zalesak Wilbur Pearce Charles Shoemaker Thomas Kelley Lionel Ensor Paul Smith Colors Red and Gold J. Wayne Mills Daniel Staley Sigma Delta Pi (Honorary Spanish Fraternity) Founded at University of California in 1919 DELTA CHAPTER Established in 1920 FRATRES IN FACULTATE Constance Stanley FRATRES IN UNI ' ERSITATE C7a5 of Nineteen Tiventy-five William Troxell Flower Red Carnation Elizabeth Flenner John Warren Class of Nineteen Twenty-six LK Dorothy Young William Kellerman John Strite J. Thomas Pyles Charles Butler Elizabeth Taylor William S. Hill Frank Terhune Class of Nineteen Tivent -seven [ 255 ] Priscilla Pancoast Arthur Parsons Alfred Clark Ira Staley, Jr. George McCauley Julia Behring Ellen Calbreath George Fettus, Jr. Phi Mu (Honorary Engineering Fraternity) Founded at University of Maryland in 1923 Arthur Johnson FRATRES IN FACULTATE Sidney Steinberg Reford Aldridge Douglas Burnside Charles Castella Ulpiano Coronel FRATRES IN UNIVERSITATE Class of Nineteen Twenty-five Barnwell King Kenneth Matthews Nelson Meeds Louis Melchior (Honorary Military Fraternity) Founded at University of Wisconsin in 1904 COMPANY I 3rd REGIMENT Installed in 1922 Colors Red, White and Blue Publication " Scabbard and Blade ' John Moran Ralph Graham FRATRES IN FACULTATE Captain Harry Linden, Inf. D. O. L. Honorary Major George Everett, I ' . S. A. Ret. Captain William Yancey, Inf. D. O. L. FRATRES IN UNIVERSITATE Reserve Second Lieutenants Warrington Sanders CADET OFFICERS Ritchie Taylor Louis Melchior Joseph Burger Emanuel Zalesak Cadet Lieutenant ColoneL Cadet Major __ Cadet Captains _ IJ ' " ak " " (Page Gardner Cadet Lieutenant Daniel Staley [257] 1925 Imtr-rf " " 1925 Prologue DID YOU EVER try to edit a year BOOK AND AFTER exhausting every ounce OF STRENGTH WHICH you possessed AND TURNING YOUR hair gray and LOSING SLEEP AND maybe some weight SOMEONE SAID THAT your efforts were the BUNK AND YOU DIDN ' T know what it was all about, WELL WE HAVE SO IN ORDER that there will not be any THING SAID ABOUT this year-book, WE HAVE TURNED over this section TO THOSE WHO feel that they can write JUST WHAT OlIGHT to be in a real book AND WE hope THAT IT will meet with YOUR APPROVAL and IF IT does NOT— well we DID NOT write it and IF IT does — well we PUBLISHED IT— and anyway WE THANK you. The Editors The Faculty HE word " Faculty " comes from the Latin, " facilis, " meaning easy, and probably refers to a position as an instructor. Messrs. Funk and Wag- nails give it as a word synonymous with " ability, " although it is utterly ' nconceivable how such an obsolete definition has found its way into an otherwise good lexicon. Dating back to the period of the Captivity in Egypt, and more recently to the Spanish Inquisition, which has left traces of its influence f)n its presentday meaning, the word, " faculty, " has a grand and gruesome history. Being naturally interested in antiques and ancient history, we have com- Pyled a history of the learned faculty at our own Penitentiary — which word, by the way, is a perfectly good synonym of llniversity, as any student will agree to its modern usage. At any rate, the following history will reveal some of our outstanding Faculty Members. In the beginning, the babe of education was cradled in Morrill Castle by such spectres of the past as the Tall-pharaoh and one Richard ' s-son who were secured at a great ex-Spence. Later, there came a Peer ' s-son whose very name strikes terror into the unwary freshman; but fails to Creese the tranquil atmos- phere of the engineers, who are tutored by John ' s-son. On the Mount is a House, which was built by a Carpenter, and from its doors one may see the Appleman as he Gambles over the Lee, and strives to sell his Lemons and Herring for a Proffitt. We also Reed that in Picken a Good-year in which to fish, for the Wiley Schad, one must be endowed with that True-wit which belonged to Isaac Walton, and which a great many of our modern anglers for knowledge, best known as students, are prone to use when they seek to enter the Temple of knowledge that may lead over the long Spann to the Whitehonse. Military INCE its inception a few years ago when coeds became the latest at our grand and glorious University, the " HILLTOP-GUARDS " have gained for themselves a most enviable record. Theirs is the noble duty of protecting and guarding those who dwell in the various strongholds on the hill. Their motto is: " Get ' em — Guard ' em — Keep ' em! " Which is often translated to mean ' ' Love — honor — and obey! " The following will point out their characteristics, and they may be judged accordingly: PAGE GARDNER holds the office of distinction. He is Major by virtue of his consistency and capability of " putting the thing across. " ED MELCHIOR still holds the rank of buck-private because of his auto- matic forgetfulness. He thinks the Practice House is the " Red Seal Rubber " shoe store. JEAN BRAYTON is the Transportation Officer. His specialities are suit- cases, wheelbarrows and trunks, and he runs an express service between the Correction House and the carline. DIZZY ALDRICH is the Installation Officer because of his ingenuity in conceiving of and installing a receiving station at Gerneaux Hall so that he could keep in more constant communication and that a greater number could hear his broadcasting. BOB MORRIS and ED THOMPSON spend most of their time in the Guard House, serving time for wagon busting and toe-treading. (Two things cannot occupy the same space at the same time). WHITEFORD tries to make time while these boys are in the Guard House. RUSSEL STRITE is the Captain. He knows the ropes, at least so far as Hyattsville and Mt. Rainier movies go. WALTER BROMLEY is the boy that handles the cannons (during the night) and evidently holds Y. M. C. A. meetings while serving guard near the flagpole. HENRY WALTER is the Chaplain. He goes to the house of worship every night. JOHNNY WILSON is the Scout Officer. A good scout knows his grounds. That ' s why Johnny scouts on the Hill and in Southern Maryland so much. FRED BULL is the Officer of the Day — but he serves at night. Each morning finds him at Bill White ' s filling station. CARVILLE BOWEN is the exclusixe Second Lieutenant. He has reached this distinction by his poise and individuality. ANDY ANDERSON is the Advisory Officer. His experience places him in the position of aiviti " advice to the lovelorn. BOB STRAKA is the Intervening Officer. At least his contemporary in Baltimore finds hard travel. ED TENNY furnishes the entertainment for the damsels of the fort. He is a circus. They say he is a scream — what else is he, if not? CHIEF BEATTY and MAC McGLONE are still in the ranks, altho they have been thrown out of Practice House occasionally. JOHN MORRIS is the Clean-Up-Kid. He can be seen around the Cor- rection House immediatelv after each meal. I 265 1 1925 A History of the Season 1924-1925 Our " M " Club Melchior Parlor Gymnasists Gardner Strite Beyerle Morgan Nichol Sleeping Tenney A. Bonnet Burger Drama " A NIGHT AT GERNEAUX CASTLE " Presented by THE GRASP and SNUGGLE CLUB and Dedicated to those who have striven so diUgently to make EVERY night a success. Cast of Characters Princess Pearl — Ruler of the Court The Lovers Lord PAGE Duke RUSSEL Baron JOHNNY Sir EDDIE DIZZY— the jester The Loved Lady PHILLIS Lady NICK Lady RIP Lady KITTY Lady PEGGY SYNOPSIS Act I — The Gathering of the Clan Time — Any Friday Evening, 7 o ' clock Place — The " Get-together " Room of the Castle. One by one the gallant nobles ride to the doors of the castle, park their gallant " Goulashes " and are admitted by no less personage than the Princess Herself. After they enter they are rewarded by the ision of their chosen lady daintily " tripping " down the broad stairs (usually from 1.5 to 30 minutes after). From the stairs to the coveted place in the " Get-together room " is but a few scant steps — and then Act II — Same Place — one Hour Later While the three-legged, period phonograph grinds off " Somebody loves me " there is a general movement to positions of more comfort — then. . . . Act III — Same Place — 10.30 the Same Evening As the lights burn low the clanging of the great Bell of the castle — a rushing for the door — hurried partings, the rescue of the " Goulashes " and peace rests once more upon the hill after an e entful (or une entful?) evening. Author ' s note: — I have no other aim than to portray the admirable character of the work that the dramatic club has been doing throughout its past years and to express a sincere hope that the future will be as successful in the entertainment that its members afford. :2701 FROM " ROMEOWD WHERE JULIE:T " X FROM OI ' R MUSICAL REVIEW, " KELLY ' S KOMICS 1925 — • " — -- - Fraternities CRESTS Shape — Like a Drinking Cup Quadrant 1 — Onion — This shows the strength of the fraternity. Just smell any of the members ' breath. Quadrant 2 — Rubber Heel — Significant of the shock they can stand. All thugs wear them. Quadrant 3 — Diamond — Symbolical of their sterling character and fineness. . lso that which all seek — for some fair maiden. Quadrant 4 — This is no Cow — It is self- e. planatory. A liberal education is acquired in the general art of shooting the b 1. Frater " — from the from the Greek — -or " Knights of the - " Eye-Tappa-Keg " RATERNITY is a combination of the two words Latin — " Frothy " — " sends forth beer " and " nity ' " Nighty " — a word closely related to " Pajama " - Beer " — from which the first Greek letter fraternity- was originated. Closely allied to it, is the sister word " Sorority, " a combination of the English feminine " Sore " and the French " risque. " The original sorority " If-Pappa-Nu " was but recently rex ' ived on the Campus. History tells us that Cain and Abel were the first Presidents of Ri al Frats, while King Solomon ' s wives founded the first sorority from which sprang our present daily newspapers. Among notable greek-letter fraternity men of the past are: — Napoleon, Wellington, Bismarck, Caesar and the Kaiser. In days of old, when Knights were bold And had a fight to settle, They donned their armor, took their swords And trusted it to metal, But in this free and peaceful age Whene ' er one needs must scrap. He bares his trusty " Jeweled Pin " And leaves it to his " Frat. " Anon (Composed in the Y Hut in the cell of Convicts 10 and 11, on the fourth day of confinement after the Mid-nite presentation of " The Hunchback. " ) Our hair is gray, but not with years; Nor grew it white In a single night — but four days; As other sisters will tell — my dears. Our limbs are bowed, tho not with toil; But rusted with a vile repose: For we have been the S. C. ' s spoil; And ours has been the fate of those To whcjm the goodly earth and air Are banned and barred — forbidden fair! We were eleven happy maids, Now accounted ele en knaves. X)v (Does the unbalanced mind need to apologize for its plagiarisms?) Apple Sauce What is more pleasant than to sit by an open fire and dream of the days gone by? To think of the old home and Mother, the old house with green blinds, the shrubbery in spring time? It all comes back to me. I remember how we hungry boys would dash in at meal times. I can see that old table, laden with its many wonderful dishes: and among these the one I liked so well, apple sauce — apple sauce as Mother made it, flavored with cinnamon and butter. Those days are gone forever! Here at College Park, apple sauce is ser ' ed, but not as Mother made it. It is served on Mondays and Fridays in Morrill Hall — although served in good English style, it is flavored with lemon. [2731 1925 To A. 0. H. No other eyes have ere met mine That have had that deep, yet simple lure: Eyes maddening as age-old wine ; And yet so clear and pure. No other lips I ere did press Were moistened so with honey-dew, As parting thus in a caress, Mine own sank softly through. No other breast ere pillowed me With such romatic swell, As if within a restless sea A billow rose and fell. No other arms about me thrown So heavily on my shoulders bore, As if a life that stood alone Could stand alone, no more No other heart I ere have met That I have carved to earn. With all my soul I love her! But she does not give a durn. m m , | g r bS-ac T-f TWENTY YEARS experience d I ' ' in the production of high grade College Annuals reflects possibilities of the assistance we are prepared to render, we would like to talk to the Business Managers and Editors ot 1926 publications. PRINTERS 0 THE 1925 P The Horn-Shafer Company INCORPORATED 190.5 T e signers and ' Pro due ers of College Annuals and Publications BALTIMORE •.• MARYLAND 1 277 I What would a College Year Book be without Illustrations? Regardless of the brilliance of the editorial contributions; the witty com- ment; the interesting biographical sketches or the beauty of the printed book, a very big something would be missing were there no pictures. We made the Half-Tones and Line Plates in the Reveille — and for the Annuals of many other important schools and colleges. vLMynfRiCT: joyce ENGRgvmi-C VlRaNY ' 279] Hobbies Helen Beyerle Red roses and orchids Polly Savage To torture and kill ' em Charlotte Collins Mice Betty Amos .....Anything and everything Liz Duvall Weinie roasts Elsie Orme Hap-piness Peggy Wolfe ...Santa Claus Eleanor Seal Anything lavendar Johnny Wilson Not a wave but a ripple Joe Burger il ' s Wheaton Kodak as you go Stew Whaley To " put it over " Pete Schrider Blonds and Brunetttes Ed Melchior Tea ' s Tony Hough Tony Hough UNION TRUST COMPANY of MARYLAND BALTIMORE RESOURCES Loans $10 Stocks and Bonds: U. S. Government Bonds and Balto. Citv Stock , % 729.783.08 Other Securities. 2.027, G40..54 2 Investment in Union Trust Building. . Catonsville, Govans and American Exchange B ' k Buildings Credit Granted on Accep- tances .Secured Cash and Exchange 3 »17 Conde7ised Statement — October 2nd, 192 LIABILITIES Capital Stock $ Surplus Undivided Profits Reserve for Interest, Taxes, Etc Bills Payable Acceptances Deposits 996,353.08 757,423.62 4.50,000.00 129.228.63 400,000.00 172,892 93 9051898.26 750,000.00 750,000.00 225,742.09 102,920.53 None 400,000.00 15,677,235.64 $17,905,898.26 John M. Dennis, President W. Graham Boyce, Vice-President W. O. Peirson, Vice-President Charles W. Hoff, Treasurer Thomas C. Thatcher, Secretary John M. Dennis, Jr., .4ii i aH Treasurer Carroll E. Lati.mer, Auditor [280 I THE VALE TKl! ' I ' 281 1 D. M. BLANDFORD Lumber, Mill-Work, Builders ' Hardware ROCKVILLE MARYLAND ■rj Bj DNm r ™1 rm r ■ ■■ ' i 1 i i " " H " r lif ' fiiyl J .di -«ka 9 bM _., ' I (K)K.S We sell only the highest grade Rebuilt Underwood, Royal and Remington Typewriters Rebuilt from the base up and guaranteed for one year like a new machine ALL MAKES OF TYPEWRITERS RENTED ACTS. FOR CORONA AND REMINGTON PORTABLES HESS TYPEWRITER CO. BALTIMORE MARYLAND YELLOW CAB Service is Safe and Dependable Hail Them Anywhere OR PHONE VERNON 1212 UNIVERSITY CLOTHES FOR STUDENTS OF THE KI NO ' S ENGLISH ISAAC HAMBURGER CO. BALTIMORE, MD. E. A. KAESTNER 516-524 North Calvert Street BALTIMORE, MD. Dairy Equipment and Dairy Supplies [283] Saks Company Pennsylvania Ave. at Seventh St. OLLEGE Men Show preference for Saks ' m Young Men ' s Clothing because of the careful study given to details that appeal to such men. Saks always keeps abreast of the times in furnishings — shirts, ties, a little touch here and there just a little ahead of the other fellow. Stylists to Men and Boys since 1861 niii ueiitii s disfiiifti ' V t ' ill quality mid vnrietv f TOWSON NURSERIES, Inc. Towson, Md. The DULANEY-VERNAY Co. 337-339-341 N. CHARLES ST. BALTIMORE. MD Offir-e and School Furnitur e Commercial and Social Stationery Athletic Goods and Toys Q m Charles Street Baltimore, Md. -A store where • QUALITY RULES what style dictates S TEWAPmfe The Big Friendly Store of Baltimore The Emerson Hotel BALTIMORE, MD. [ 284 1 visibly changed in size and ability for better service. Essentially retaining the ad- mirable traditions that are the source of its prestige HUTZLER BNirilEl % Class and Fraternity Ritigs and Pins Novelties and Favors R. Harris Co. Cor. TthandD Sts.,N.W. Washington, D. C. 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