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..W,.J , , - . .,, j 1 j ' :■ i I 1 M III ! M M 1 J OIOUJI «i?iiiomiXiiftim h H i5 0 ICi ! : i i iTi Ti i im P J£ N_lif ST I. VA N IlA Hm a S ( NERBEKTN.bUDLONG Editor-1w-Cmicp EditmP.Durns ide. OiriLs Editor PmilipA.Insllv 6 USI N ESS A ANA SrE.R © UNivEnsiTy OF MAayuANb THE REVEILLE 1928 {1 F ' : ' . ' ClS _ ( ' VOLUME XXVII PUBLISHED BY THE JUNIOR CLASS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND COLLEGE PARK, MD. The editing of this 1928 Reveille with its many irksome details has, nevertheless, been a real pleasure. We have aimed to typify in this volume that spirit of courageous development which, coursing through the history of our State, has now become imbued in the life of our University and in the lives of its students. THE EDITORS FOREWORD r t . Book I Campus " Administration 21 Classes Book II Publications 10 5 Military 113 Organizations 127 Fraternities ns ■ Book III Athletics 209 Book IV Women Social Life 263 283 Book V Features 293 CONTENTS Tx L, rj, v V ' LEVIN B. BROUGHTON To Dr. Levin Bowland Broughton, to whom the Junior Class dedicates this 192 8 annual, the University of Maryland owes much. Coming from a fine old Eastern Shore colonial family of the type that has given the South a unique place in the nation ' s social life. Dr. Broughton entered Maryland Agricultural College in the Fa of 1905. He specialized in chemistry and went to work for the College immediately upon graduation. With the exception of one year and a half spent out of the state in advanced work, he has ever since been in the service of our University. What Dr. Broughton has accomplished for the University of Maryland cannot be told in words, as his has been a service that is written in the hearts of men — a service exemplified in the deeds of hun- dreds who are faithfully serving the State and the Nation. DEDICATION T? ' .. ' V . .- - . i- . , , 6 9; " k THEME Inspired by Ifieqiorious historij of na i)l(iRd. tlie editors liQve selected the storij oMke groivth oi aur 5tflte Q5 tke back- ground (or the drt work of tfiis voluiue. f1flrijlQR(l ' 5 develop- ment has beefi 50 vLtoUij link- ed wUfz the builditiq ' ii the PlatLQR Q6 to be of outs andcacj interest to everijone. The e sketches ore orroRjed in chronological order, without reference to ih. respective sectioRS of the book wl](ch Ih ij precede. s iy - ... . r7 - In 1608 tidewater Maryland was explored by Captain John Smith — the first white man to land in our State. - £» .l:VJ S " C A M U I oi MM Ks ' ( .ATEWAY . ' ui f Vp ?f ' j Calvert Hall " " W " J Kill Mil l. l MI ' l 4 •M i V m r !! Administraiion Building Byrd Stadium ■ ri ' ' nV ' W T I « M . RossBOURG Inn i MARYLAND HISTORY The history of Maryland forms an integral part of the story of our national growth. First settlements were made in Maryland early in the period of American colonial development; and many of the characters and events outstanding in our national life have been as closely linked with the building of the " Old Line " State. Although the Spaniards were probably the first Europeans to sight Maryland ' s shores, as shown by old records, it remained tor Captain John Smith to make the first visit of any conse- quence and to explore the Chesapeake Bay region. This area, inherited by Cecilius Calvert. Lord Baltimore, was named Maryland in honor of Queen Henrietta Maria. Colonization was begun in 16 34 when some two hundred settlers arrived in the ships " Ark " and " Dove. " establishing themselves at St. Mary ' s on a tributary of the Potomac River. The area about St. Mary ' s was obtained by a treaty with the Indians by Governor Calvert, and today a marble shaft in the old graveyard marks the spot where the transfer occurred. In 1649 the Maryland Assembly passed the famous Act of Toleration, the first act of complete religious toleration to be enacted by any American colony. Maryland had been estab- lished on a sound agricultural basis and consequently steady progress was made. Among the western settlements of the colony Fort Cumberland was an important protection from French and Indian attacks. Large plantations were established and the hospitality of the Maryland planter was heralded far and wide. The Maryland-Pennsylvania boundary was disputed for many years, but the running of Mason and Dixon ' s line between 1763 and 1767 definitely established this border. Maryland men were prominent in the events preceding the Revolutionary War. During the war. Maryland ' s troops proved themselves among the most courageous of the colonial army. The bravery of the " Old Liners " was nowhere more apparent than at the battle of Long Island. August 1776, where some four hundred men of the Maryland battalion made six charges against four thousand of the British, and thus covered the retreat of a large part of General " Washing- ton ' s army. At the close of the war the Annapolis State House was the scene of General " Wash- ington ' s address when he surrendered his commission of commander of the Continental Army. In 1786. after the weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation had been shown, a conference of the middle States was called at Annapolis. This convention ' s most important act was to call the convention at Philadelphia in 1787. which gave us our present Federal Constitution. It was during the War of 1812 that Francis Scott Key. a son of Maryland, was inspired to write the " Star Spangled Banner " while watching the British fleet bombard Fort McHenry in Baltimore harbor. In the naval war with Tripoli. Stephen Decatur, another of Maryland ' s sons, brought further honor to his native State. In 1828 the cornerstone of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad — the first American railroad in the modern sense of the word — was laid at Baltimore. During the ensuing years Baltimore rose to become a great national trade center. The swift Baltimore clipper ship, modeled after the Chesapeake Bay craft — the bugeye and log canoe, was found on every sea. Another event of national importance was the opening of the first telegraph line In the world in 1844 between Baltimore and Washington. During the Civil War. Maryland ' s regiments performed with valor. The battles of South Mountain and Antictam were the only major engagements within Maryland ' s borders. Since the Civil War. the story of Maryland ' s growth, with that of the other States of the Union, has been more closely than ever interwoven with the narrative of national development. During the Great War her divisions won many glories. Today the " Old Line " is especially noted for her remarkable educational fa.ilities and her pioneer work in the establishment of a perfected State ' s road system. H. N. B. Leonard Calvert — first Gov- ernor of Maryland. The first colonists arrived March 1634 in the shi] " Ark ' ' and " Dove. " ADMINISTRATION BOARD OF REGENTS Samuel M. Shoemaker, Chtiiniiciii Robert Grain John M. Dennis Dr. Frank J. Goodnovc John E. Raine Charles C. Gelder Dr. W. W. Skinner E. Brooke Lee Henry Holzapfel, Jr. 1 i Twenty three mniiiiiiiiiiiiiniiiitnniiiiniit- miiiiiin ' iliiiininiimiiniitii Dr. Raimonu A. Pi akson, M.S., D.Agk., LL.D. Priiidciit Twenty four Harry C. Byrd, B.S. Asshfaiif to the President Twenty tive mi; ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICERS of the UNIVERSITY Presiiieiif RAYMOND A. PEARSON, M.S., D.Agr., LL.D Assisfcinf til tin- Prcsiilciif H. C. BvRD, B.S. Fiiniiu ' inl Sere tar y MAUDE F. McKENNEY 4 ssis til II t R( is t ra r ALMA H. PREINKERT, M.A., Siipcr iitciiih ' iit of Buildiii i H. L. CRISP, M.M.E. riircliasiii; A; ciit T. A. HUTTON, A.B. Librarian GRACE BARNES, B.S., B.L.S. Twenty six Harry J. Patterson, D.Sc. Dean COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE H. J. Patterson, D.Sc. Dean W. B. Kemp. B.S.. Assislunt to Dean E. C. AUCHTER, Ph.D. Benjamin H. Benett. B.S.. M.S. V. R. BOSWELL. Ph.D. O. C. Bruce. M.S. B. E. Carmichael. M.B. R. w. Carpenter. A.B.. LL.B. E. N. Cory. Ph.D. S. H. DeVault. m.a. Geary Eppley. M.S. J. E. Faber. M.S. F. W. Geise, M.S. Wells E. Hunt. M.S. I . w. Ingham. M.S. F. S. Johnston. Ph.D. Paul Knight, B.S. De Voe Meade. Ph.D. J. E. Metzger. B.S.. M.A. R. C. MUNKWITZ. MS. J. B. S. Norton. M.S.. D.Sc. E. M. Pickens. D.V.M.. M.A. L. J. Poelma. D.V.M. George D. Quigley. B.S. R. C. Reed. Ph.D.. D.V.M. w. T. L. Taliaferro. A.B.. D.Sc. C. E. Temple. M.A. Thurston, M.S. . Waite, B.S. . Welsh. D.V.M. Wheaton. M.S. :. WmrEHousE, M.S. A. S. R. H M. F H. I. W. F Twenty seven Thomas H. Taliaierro, C.E., Ph.D. Acting Dean COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES Thomas H. TALiAF-hRRO. C,E.. Ph.D., Acting Dean Haves Baker-Crothers. Ph.D. Earle Bellman, a.b, Gertrude Bergman, A.B. Jessie Blaisdell Leslie E. Bopst, B.S. L. B. Broughton, Ph.D. Sumner Burhoe, M.S. Gordon F. Cadisch, B.S., M,B,A, C. L. Cottrell. A.b. E. B. Daniels, M,S, Tobias Dantzig, Ph .D. H. A Deeerrari, Ph,D. E, c, Donaldson, M.S. Nathan L. Drake, Ph.D. C, G, EiCHLiN, A.B., M.S. E. E. Ericson, M.A, W. M, Footen W, G, Friederich, M.A. B. L. Goodyear N. E. Gordon. Ph.D. Charles B. Hale. Ph.D. Malcolm Haring, Ph.D. Susan Harman, Ph.d, Homer C. House, Ph.D. W. H. E, Jaeger, Ph.D. M . Kharasch, Ph,d, c. F. Kramer, M,A. F. M. Lemon, M,A, Pearl McConnell, M.A A, C. Parsons. A.B. C. J. Pierson, A.B., M,A J. Thomas Pvles, M.A. o. P, H, Reinmuth, M,S, J. E, Rice c. S, Richardson, M.A. G. J. SCHULZ, A,B, J. T, Spann, B,S. J. H. SCHAD, M.A. Thomas H. Spence, M,A. Constance Stanley, M,a. W. M, Stevens, M,B.A., Ph,D. Guy p. Tho.mpson, B.S, R, V, Truitt, M.S. Van Wormer, M.S, Vanden Bosche, B,S, , Walls . Watkins, m,A. White, Ph.D. Wiley, M,S. Agnes Young. a,B, A, E. ZUCKER, PhD, L, H. G, E, H. R, R. M, C, E. R, C. Twenty eight A. N. Johnson, B.S., D.Eng. Dean COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING A. N. Johnson, B.S., D.Eng., Dean MvRON Creese, B.S., E.E. Harry Gwinner, M.E. Donald Hennick j. j. hodgins, b.s. H. B. HOSHALL, B.S. J. N. G. Nesbit, B.S., M.E., E.E. M. A. Pyle, B.S. R. H. Skelton, Ph.B., C.E. S. S. Steinberg, B.E., C.E. Twenty nim W. S. Small, Ph.D. Dean COLLEGE OF EDUCATION W. S. Small, Ph.D., Dean H. H. R. Brechbill, M.A. Nellie Buckey, B.S. H. F. Cotterman, B.S., M.A. B. T. Leland, B.S., M.A. Edgar F. Long, M.A. Edna B. McNaughton, M.A. A. Rosasco, A.B. Katherine Smith, M.A. J. W. Sprowls, Ph.D. Thirty m M. Marie Mount, M.A. Deal! COLLEGE OF HOME ECONOMICS M. Marie Mount, M.A., Dam Edna Henderson, B.S. Audrey Killiam, B.S. Frieda M. McFarland, M.A. Eleanor Leslie Murphy, B.S. Claribel p. Welsh, B.S., M.A. -- Thirty orii ' Harry J. Patterson, D.Sc. Director of A i ricultiiral Experiment Station AGRICULTURAL EXPERIMENT STATION H. J. Patterson. D.Sc. C. O. Appleman, Ph.D. E. C. AUCHTER, Ph.D. V. R. BOSWELL, M.S. B. E. Carmichael, M.S. C. M. Conrad. Ph.D. E. N. Cory, Ph.D. S. H. DeVault. A.m. Ellen Emack Geary Eppley, M.S. Louis Erdman, Ph.D. Anna M. H. Ferguson F. W. Geise. M.S. W. J. HART, M.S. S. H. HARVEY, M.S. F. S. Holmes, B.S. L. W. Ingham, M.S. R. A. Jehle, Ph.D. E. S. Johnston. Ph.D. Olive M. Kelk W. B. Kemp, B.S. Paul Knight. B.S. A. G. McCall. Ph.D. H. S. McConnell, M.S. R. R. McKibbin, Ph.D. H. B. McDonnell, M.S.. M.D. De Voe Meade, Ph.D. G. E. Metzger, B.S.. M.A. Ruth M. Mostyn A. J. Mover, B.S. R. C. Munkwitz, M.S. J. B. S. Norton, M.S.. D.Sc. Paul X. Peltier, B.S. E. M. Pickens, M.A., D.V.M. L. G. Poelma, D.V.M. George D. Quigley, B.S. R. G. Rothgeb, M.S. A. L. Schrader, Ph.D. R. L. Sellman. B.S. C. L. Smith. B.S. Katherine Smith J. M. Snyder, B.S. A. H. Waite, B.S. Paul Walker. M.S. J. H. White, M.S. H. B. Winant. M.S. P. W. Zimmerman, Ph.D. mr nif Thirty IWo Thomas B. Symons, M.S., D.Agr. Director of Extension Service EXTENSION SERVICE Thomas B. Symons, M.S.. D.Agr. E. C. AucHTER. M.S.. Ph.D. Ballard. B.S. bomberger, b.s.. m.a.. . Bowers. B.S. . Carpenter. B.A.. I.L.B. Clark. M.S. CONOVER, B.Sc. Corey. M.S.. Ph.D. devault. A.m. Dorothy Emerson L. M. Goodwin. B.S. H. A. Hunter, B.S. R. A. Jehle, B.S. a.. Ph.D. w . R. F. B. M, . D, R. W, K. A. J. A. E. N. S. H. E. G. Jenkins Venia M. Kellar, B.S. Mrs. H. v. McKinley, B.S. Margaret McPheeters. M.S. De Voe Meade. Ph.D. F. W. Oldenberg, B.S. W. H. Rice. B.S. C. S. Richardson, M.A. P. D. Sanders, M.S. S. B. Shaw, B.S. W. T. L. Taliaferro, B.A.. Sc.D. C. E. Temple. M.A. F. B. Trenk. B.S. A. F. Vierheller, M.S. Thirlu ihri ' C Monument at old St. Mary ' s. In 1649 the Maryland Assem- bly passed the famous Act of Toleration. C L A J N I O R MARYLAND, MY MARYLAND The despot ' s heel is on thy shore, Maryland, My Maryland! His torch is at thy temple door, Maryland, My Maryland! Avenge the patriotic gore That flecked the streets of Baltimore And be the battle queen of yore, Maryland, My Maryland! Hark to an exiled son ' s appeal, Maryland, My Maryland! My mother State, to thee I kneel, Maryland, My Maryland! For life and death, for woe and weal Thy peerless chivalry reveal And gird thy beauteous limbs with steel, Maryland, My Maryland! Thou wilt not cower in the dust, Maryland, My Maryland! Thy gleaming sword shall never rust, Maryland, My Maryland! Remember Carroll ' s sacred trust. Remember Howard ' s war-like thrust, And all thy slumb ' rers with the just, Maryland, My Maryland! Thirty eight Frefiiy Dutn- Press Fahey SENIOR CLASS HISTORY Among our souvenirs, we will always treasure our rat and rabbit caps, our Sopho- more paddles, our Junior Prom programs, and last, but not least, our sheepskins. And by these mementos, will we recall our four happy college years together. Back in the Fall of 1924, we matriculated and soon passed from the painful stage of being bedecked m green and other bright colors, to the glory of unsurpassing dignity — -Sophomores. It was then that we displayed the revengeful side of our natures, and inflicted all kinds of tortures on our underclassmates. But do not think that this was all of our accomplishments. In the meantime, education, school spirit, campus activities, athletics all took their turn with us; and we emerged as Juniors, surpassing our elders in truth, wisdom and activity. Traditions are lovely things, when well planned and considered. Therefore, begin- ning with this year, we instigated many new ideas for old, and even went to the extent of taking our Junior Prom to Washington. The results were well worth the trouble, however; and with our .uklcd lionois in athletics, scholarship, .ind other activities, we passed on to our Senior year. And now as we stand ready to receive our diplomas, we are reluctant to commence our new existence, because we realize it will mean separation from all we have held so dear. Our only solace will be returning to the old school, and finding a University with wonderful improvements, even excelling our wildest hopes. Ruth T. Wiviiams, Hiihirian. Thirty nine jnimiiiii. DONALD HASLUP ADAMS Chevy Chase, Maryland 5 X OAK College of Agriculture, B. S. Freshman Football ; Freshman Basketball ; President of Class (1). (2), (3) : " M " in Football (2), Ci). (4); " M " in Basketball (2), (3). (4); Interfraternity Council (3). SAMUEL JOSEPH ADY, JR. Sharon, Maryland College of Agriculture, B. S. Freshman Lacrosse: Varsity Lacrosse (2). (3). (4) : Rossbourg Club. CORNELIA LEE ARCHER Bel Air, Maryland College of Education, B. A. Forty JOSEPH HAROLD BAFFORD Solomons, Maryland 2 N OAK College of Agriculture, B. S. Freshman Football: Freshman Lacrosse; Sergeant- at-Arms of Class (1). (2): " M " in Football (2). (3). (4) : Captain of Football Team (4); Rossbourg Club. LESTER PLANT BAIRD Washington, D. C. OAK 1 K I 1 M College of Engineering, B. S. Scabbard and Blade; Captain of Company " A " , R. O. T. C; Engineering Society; Rossbourg Club; Reveille Staff: President Phi Mu Hon- orary Fraternity; Student Band. ELIZABETH M. BEALL Chevy Chase, Maryland College of Education, B. A. Women ' s Student Government Association: Opera Club (I). (2), (3), (4); Freshman Rifle. forty one ' KiU, HARRY WESLEY BEGGS Westminster, Maryland A r College of Education, B. A. Horticulture Club: Student Grange; Livestock Club. ROSELLE BISHOFF Oakland, Maryland A X (-) r College of Education, B. A. . W. C. A. Cabinet (1). (2). (3), Vice-Presi- dent of Y. W. C. A. (4) : Poe Literary Society (I), (2); Women ' s Student Government. Sophomore Representative; Student Grange (1). (2). (3), (4). CLARENCE THEODORE BLANZ Washington, D. C. N 2 O College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. Ireshman Track; Varsity Track (2). (3), ■ M " Club; First Lieutenant R. O. T. C. (4) forty iLUo RICHARD D ' ARCY BONNET Washington, D. C. K A OAK A Z College of Agriculture, B. S. Glee Club ( 1 ). (2), (3). culture Club (1). (2). Student Grange. Manager ( 4 ) : Horti (3). President (4) MARY L. BOURKE Washington, D. C. K H ( " ) V College of Home Economics, B. S. Pan-Hellenic Council (3). Secretary (4) ; Women ' s Student Government Council (4) : Y. W. C. A. (1), (2). (3), (4): New Mercer Literary Society ( 1 ) . FRANK YODER BRACKBILL Berwyn, Maryland |) K i A X ::£ College of Arcs and Sciences, B. S. forty three OJX LESLIE RUSSELL BRADY Laurel, Maryland College of Engineering, B. S. Engineering Society.. HENRY D. BROWN Washington, D. C. T E College of Agriculture, B. S. Football (1). (2), (3). (4); Basketball (1) Lacrosse (1). ROBERT HENRY BRUBAKER Mt. Joy, Pennsylvania A X 2 College of Arts and Sciences, B. S. Student Band: Football (1); First Lieutenant R. O. T. C. forty four ' HminnnnuMnu WILLIAM O ' NEAL BRUEHL Centreville, Maryland College of Engineering, B. S. Engineering Society (I), (2). (3), (4): Rifle Team ( 4 ) . CHRISTINE MARY BRUMFIELD Washington, D. C. K H College of Education, B. A. Y. W. C. A.; University Chorus. ALICE LUCILE BURDICK Baltimore, Maryland K H w r College of Education, B. S. Y. W. C. A. (2) , ( 3) , ( 4 ) ; lipiscopal Club (4) . Fony lice -siiiiitEiicsnMi WILLIAM BURLEIGH, JR. College Park, Maryland College of Arts and Sciences, B. S. Freshman Track. FRANCIS LYON CARPENTER Newburg, Maryland A M College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. Episcopal Club: Second Lieutenant R. O. T. C. Scabbard and Blade. OMER RAYMOND CARRINGTON New York City College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. Diamondback Staff ( 1 ) . ' ( 2 ) . News Editor ( 3 ) . Editor-in-Chief (4): Horticulture Club; Y. M. C. A. (3) : Calvert Forum (2) : Episcopal Club (1). (2): Authorship Club (1). (i s; " r Forty six WILLIAM WALTER CHAPMAN, JR. Chestertown, Maryland V (j) V OAK A Z College of Agriculture, B. S. President AZ (4): Captain. Scabbard and Blade (4) ; Captain Company •C " , R. O. T. C. (4) : " M " as Manager of Football; Student Grange (2). (3). (4): Student Executive Committee (2): University Chorus (1): Lacrosse (1): Glee Club (1 ) : Episcopal Club ( 1) . (4) ; Uni- versity Orchestra ( 1 ) : Interfraternity Coun- cil (3). WILLIAM ROY CHEEK Washington, D. C. A 2 College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. Rifle Team (3). (4): 1st Lieutenant, R. O. T. C. (4). CONSTANCE CHURCH Beltsville, Maryland 2A i K i :iAn College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. Women ' s Senior Honor Society: Women ' s Athletic Association (1). (2). (3). President (4): Y. W. C. A. (1 ) , (2) : Authorship Club: Ten- nis (1). (2). (3). (4): Winner of Tennis Tournament (1). (2). (3): Basketball (1), (2). (4) : Latin American Club (2), (3). $:fi Forty seven imiiiMiHimt, JAMES YOUNG CLEVELAND Washington, D. C. A n College of Engineering, B. S. Lacrosse: Engineering Society; Student Band. MILTON S. COLLINS Berlin, Maryland College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. Rossbourg Club. RODNEY POWERS CURRIER Washington, D. C. 2 K College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. Forty eight timniinni»tfm t»innmB ' niin»i«» JOHN KAY DALY Washington, D. C. :i N College of Engineering, B. S. Engineering Society: Cljss Trejsiircr (I) ; Track (2) : Captain Company " D " . R. O. T. C; Rossbourg Club. JAMES SLATER DAVIDSON, JR. Washington, D. C. College of Engineering, B. S. Jaslietball (I), (2): Lacrosse (1), (2), " M " (3), (4); Engineering Society; Regimental Adjutant R. O. T. C. (4). JAMES JOSEPH DE RAN, JR. Pylesvillc, Maryland College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. Basketball (1); Lacrosse (1), (2). (3). (4). " M " in Lacrosse. int Forlu I ALFRED FRANCIS DIENER Washington, D. C. College of Engineering, B. S. Engineering Society (1), (2). ( ), (4). FREDERICK NORVAL DODGE Havre de Grace, Maryland A r College of Agriculture, B. S. Student Grange. Horticulture Club. PAUL LUCKEL DOERR Washington, D. C. K A OAK K College of Education, B. A. President of Class (4) : ' lieutenant Colonel R. O. T. C: Executive Council (1), (4); Eootball (1); Track (1): Lacrosse (2). (3). (4): Member of Student Loan Committee (4) ; Scab- bard and Blade: Calvert Forum; New Mercer Literary Society; Rossbourg Club: Medal for Best Drilled Soldier (2); Representative to Southern F ' ederation of Colleges (3J. Fifty WILLIAM ANDREW DYNES Chevy Chase, Maryland I K i M College of Engineering, B. S. Engineering Society (1), (2). (3). Vice-Presi- dent (4) : Rossboiirg Club. EVELYN VIRGINIA ECKERT Villa Heights, Maryland :s A n College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. Y. W. C. A.; Latin American Club (1). Secre- tary (2), President (3); Opera Club (4): Poe Literary Society: Women ' s Student Council (2). ELIZABETH EDMISTON Cumberland, Maryland K H College, pf Arts and Sciences, B. A. Student Gra ' rige (4): Tennis (4); Episcbpal Club (3). (4); Diamondhack Staff (4); Pan-Hel- lenic Council (4): Y. W. C. A. (3), (4): University Chorus. Fiftu OLIVE SPEAKE EDMONDS Rockvillc, Maryland 2 A r College of Home Economics, B. S. Y. W, C. A. (1), Treasurer (2). (3), (4); Episcopal Club (1), Corresponding Secretary (2), (3), (4); Tennis; Student Grange (3). (4) ; Opera Club (1) ; French Club ( ): Swim- ming (3). (4). THELMA ALBERTA ELLIOTT Washington, D. C. A Y X :i A n College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. Reveille (4); Y. W. C. A. (1): Basketball (4): Opera Club (3), (4): Latin-American Club (2), Secretary (3); Athletic Association: Tennis; Women ' s Student Government. ROBERT BRUCE EMERSON, JR. Washington, D. C. S N College of Engineering, B. S. Engineering Society: Track Manager (4): " M " (4) : Junior Prom Committee. Fifty two ALMA FRANCES ESSEX Lanham, Maryland A Y X College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. Rifle Team (1). (2). (3). (4), ' ■M " (2) : Girls ' " M " Club; Opera Club; Latin-American Club: Diamondback Staff (4); Basketball (4); Treas- urer of Women ' s Athletic Association (4). FREDERICK HUGHES EVANS Washington, D. C. $ K -J- College of Arts and Sciences, B. S. DANIEL COX FAHEY, JR. Hyattsvillc, Maryland i i; OAK A Z College of Agriculture, B. S. President OAK ( 4): Editor-in-Chief REVEILLE ( 3 ) ; Athletic Editor ( 2 ) : Advising Editor (4 ) ; " M " in Track (2), (3). (4) ; Lecturer of Stu- dent Grange; Major. Second Battalion R. O. T. C; Chairman Class Day Exercises; Scabbard and Blade; Vice-President of Class (4). Fifty three ItlllllHlllll! " :iriitiii ' uii; ie V-E JUU WILLIAM LAWRENCE FAITH Hancock, Maryland A X 5 College of Arts and Sciences, B. S. Freshman Track: Freshman Cross-Country ; Poe Literary Society; Track Squad (2). EDWARD ALBERT FOEHL Washington, D. C. College of Engineering, B. S. Engineering Society. FRANCES FOOKS FREENY Delmar, Delaware ::• A t K i) College of Education, B. A. Women ' s Student Government Association (1). (2). (3). President (4); Y. W. C. A. Cabi- net ( 2 ) . ( 3 ) ; President Women ' s Student Coun- cil: Secretary of Council of Oratory and Debate: Women ' s Senior Honor Society: Poe Literary Society. Secretary (3); Secretary of Class (3). (4): Student Grange: Sponsor of Company " D " . R. O. T. C. (3) : R ' .:VEILLE (3). Fifty lour JOHN DENWOOD GADD Centreville, Maryland College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. Cross-Country ( 1 ) . { 2 ) . ( 3 ) . Captain ( 4 ) ; Freshman Track: Track Squad (2), (3), (4) Freshman Lacrosse: Rossbourg Club. JOSEPH DONALD GALLIGAN Washington, D. C. College of Arts and Sciences, B. S. SAMUEL GELLER Newark, New Jersey College of Arts and Sciences, B. S. I ' ll I i livv ,XS» 2JX [K Ul JOSEPHINE GODBOLD Cabin John, Maryland College of Home Economics, B. S. Basketball ( I ) , ( 2 ) , ( 3 ) ; Home Economics Club (2). (3), (4); University Chorus: French Club; Swimming. ALBERT FOWLER MARTINE GRANGER Lake George, New York College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. Football (1). (2). (3). IRVING RUSSELL GREENLAW Ridgewood, New Jersey College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. Freshman Football. Iflti Fil ly SIX ARTHUR WARD GREENWOOD Washington, D. C. OAK M College of Engineering, B. S. Scabbard and Blade: Captain Company " B " . R. O. T. C; Engineering Society: Rossbourg Club: Rifle Team; Y. M. C. A. FRANCES ISABELLE GRUVER Hyattsville, Maryland A Y X $ K College of Education, B. A. Basketball (1): Tennis (I), (2), (3). (4); Rifle (1). (2). (3). Manager (4): Student Grange (3). (4); Opera Club (1), 2). Sec- retary-Treasurer (3), (4): Y. W. C. A.; Women ' s Senior Honor Society: Women ' s Stu- dent Government, Secretary ( 3 ) : Authorship Club: University Chorus; Pan-Hellenic Coun- cil (4). FRANCES LOUISE GUNBY Salisbury, Maryland S A (-) r College of Home Economics, B. S. Basketball (1), (2). (3), (4); Student Grange (2). (3). (4): New Mercer Literary Society: Y. W. C. A.: President of Home Economics Club (3); Women ' s Athletic Association. Fifty seven THOMAS PAUL HACKETT Queen Anne, Maryland College of Education, B. S. HORACE RICHARD HAMPTON Chevy Chase, Maryland V (j, V College of Engineering, B. S. Major, First Battalion R. O. T. C; Scabbard and Blade; Senior Cheer Leader (3). (4): Sopho- more Cheer Leader; " M " as Cheer Leader (3), (4) ; Junior Representative to Executive Council (3) ; Student Assembly Representative to Execu- tive Council (4): Vice-President Student As- sembly (4) ; Assistant Manager of Lacrosse (3) ; Manager of Lacrosse (4) ; " M " as Manager of Lacrosse (4); Freshman Lacrosse; Rossbourg Club; Engineering Society. I. BURBAGE HARRISON Berlin, Maryland K A College of Agriculture, B. S. Lacrosse (1). (2), (3), (4); " M " in Lacrosse ( 3) ; Horticulture Club; Rossbourg Club. Fifty eight JOSEPH GEORGE HARRISON Berlin, Maryland K A College of Agriculture, B. S. Student Grange; Horticiilttire Club (1). Secretary- Treasurer (2), President (3): Rossbourg Club (1), (2), Treasurer (3), (4). JOHN OLIVER HAY Kensington, Maryland T n College of Arts and Sciences, B. S, Lacrosse ( 1 ) . ELEANOR BLANCHE HENDERSON Cumberland, Maryland College of Education, B. A. Fitty mm. ' JUL ALDEN WARNE HOAGE Washington, D. C. College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. Freshman Track; Track Squad (2). (3); Mili- tary Ball Committe ( 3 ) : First Lieutenant Com- pany " E " R. O. T. C: Rossbourg Club. RAYMOND BARTLETT HODGESON Silver Springs, Maryland College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. Engineering Society: Mens Rifle Club. PHYLLIS MARIE HOUSER Brentwood, Maryland A Y X College of Education, B. S. Y. W. C. A. (1). (2). (3). (4): Opera Club (1). (2), (3), (4); Grange (2), (3), (4): Tennis (1). (2), (3): Home Economics Club (3). (4) : Y. W. C. A. Cabinet (2). Sixty -unwifimir nnr r i«inni MARGARET LOUISE HOWARD Dayton, Maryland College of Education, B. A. Basketball (1). (2). (3), (4): University Chorus (4) : New Mercer Literary Society (I). (2), (3). (4): Swimming (2); Women ' s Athletic Association (1). (2). (3). (4). YOLA VIRGINIA HUDSON Cumberland, Maryland © r College of Education, B. A. WILLIAM HUGH IGLEHART Washington, D. C. College of Engineering, B. S. Engineering Society. Sixly one ' illllllllXIIllil JOSEPH MORRIS JONES Pittsvillc, Maryland N 2 O College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. GRACE VIRGINIA KEMP Baltimore, Maryland College of Education, B. A. Authorship Club; Women ' s Student Government Association. JANE KIRK Colcra, Maryland A X ( " ) r College of Education, B. S. Y, W. C. A. Cabinet (2), (3). (4): Student Grange (3); Home Economics Club (2). (3): Poe Literary Society (2) ; Chairman of Student ' s Discussion Group. Sixty I WO MARGARET EVELYN KNAPP Mt. Airy, Maryland (-) r College of Education, B. S. ALBIN FRANK KNIGHT Rockville, Maryland 2 I 5 College of Arts and Sciences, B. S. Freshman Track; Freshman Cross-Counlry ; Track (2); Rossbourg Club (3), (4); Lieutenant Company " C " R. O. T. C. : Junior Prom Committee. MARY EVELYN KUHNLE Westernport, Maryland A () n I K College of Education, B. A. New Mercer Literary Society; Authorship Club: Y. W. C. A.: Student Grange: May Day Com- mittee (3); Pan-Hellenic Council (3), (4). Ti Sixty-thref rltSJnJ!- GRACE ELIZABETH LALEGER Washington, D. C. A O n ! K $ College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. Senior Honor Society: Secretary of Class (1) Sec- Ball retary of Student Assembly (4): Basket (1), (3): Sponsor of Company " C " (3); Sponsor of Regiment (4) ; New Mercer Literary Society (3). (4); Chairman of May Day Com- mittee (3) ; Alumni Medal for Debate (3). JOHN DANIEL LEATHERMAN Thurmont, Maryland A SE ' n College of Education, B. A. Football (1), (2). (3): ' M " in Football : Basket- ball (1): Track (1); Baseball (1); Student Grange: Y. M. C. A. (1), (2). Football (1). crosse Track FREDERICK CECIL LINKOUS Pylesvillc, Maryland A 2 1 OAK College of Education, B. S. (1 ). " M " (2). (3). (4) : Basketball •M " (2). (3), (4), Captain (4); La- (1). " M " (2). (3). (4); Freshman Sergcant-at-Arms of Junior Class; Ser- JU geant-at-Arms of Student Assembly. w Hf ' Sixty four iiiiimiiimiii 11 II niniiiinwiiimwn i mniiii nwi DONALD THOMAS LONGENBERGER Chevy Chase, Maryland A X :■ College of Arts and Sciences, B. S. REUBEN RICHARD LOUFT Washington, D. C. College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. JOHN HOPKINS LOUX Hurlock, Maryland College of Engineering, B. S. Y. M. C. A. (1). (2). (■; . (4): Engineering Society (1), (2). (3). (4): Rossbourg Club (4). Sixty five DELBERT B. LOWE Mt. Rainier, Maryland $ M College of Engineering, B. S. Engineering Society: University Orchestrj (3). ( 4) : Student Band. HERNDON LAWRENCE MALONEY Washington, D. C. College of Engineering, B. S. Engineering Society; Rossbourg Club. LOUISE MARLOW College Park, Maryland :i A College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. Episcopal Club: Women ' s Athletic Association; Y. W. C A Sixty six MILTON MARSEGLIA Washington, D. C. College of Engineering, B. S. Varsity Debate (4) : Track ( 1 ), (2) : Engineering Society ( 1 ). (2). (3). (4). JOHN ALLAN MATHEWS Cumberland, Maryland 2 T U ! M College of Engineering, B. S. Rossbourg Club: Dianmndback Staff; Engineering Society; Rifle Team; First Lieutenant Company " B " R. O. T. C: Interfraternity Council. HENRY CRAVEN MATTHEWS Worton, Maryland K A College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. Football (1); Baseball (1): Track (1), ' M ' (2), (3), (4) ; Captain of Track (4). HI Sixty aeven BUFORD WILLIAM MAUCK Luray, Virginia College of Education, B. A. Rossbourg Club; Second Lieutenant, R. O. T. C. PHILEMON ISABEL McCOY Bcltsville, Maryland College of Education, B. A. Women ' s Student Government Association. ■lk_. MARY JANE McCURDY Washington, D. C. 2 A K $ (-) r College of Home Economics, B. S. Women ' s Senior Honor Society; Rifle Team (1). (2), Manager. " M " (3). Captain (4); Opera Club ( 1 ) ; Y. W. C. A. (2) ; Cabinet of Y. W. C. A. (5); Student Grange; Basketball (1). (2). (3). (4); Discussion Group; Class Rep- resentative to Student Council (1): Girls ' " M " Club; Diamondback Staff (2), Girls ' Editor (3), (4): ' Vice-President of Women ' s Student Government Association (4) . Sixty eight HOWARD GARRETT McENTEE Ridgewood, New Jersey N :■ o College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. Tennis (1). (3), (4); Student Band (1), (2); " M " Club: Rossbourg Club: Poc Literary So- ciety: Interfraternity Council. BURTON ALLEN McGANN Washington, D. C. A :; College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. Baseball (1), (2j, (4): Interfraternity Council (3). IRENE CURTIS MEAD College Park, Maryland K S College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. Basketball (1). (2). (3). Manager and " M " (4): Tennis (1). (2). (4): Swimming (1). (3) : Girls ' ■ ' M " Club: Y. W. C. A.: Episcopal Club: Opera Club: Women ' s Athletic Associa tion: New Mercer Literary Society. Sixty nine CHARLES MUNROE MERRILL Washington, D. C. College of Arts and Sciences, B. S. Basketball ( 1 ) ; Lacrosse ( 2 ) : Rossbourg Club (3); Episcopal Club (3). FREDERIC ANDREW MIDDLETON Washington, D. C. }i $ 2 College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. Track (1): First Lieutenant R. O. T. C; Ross- bourg Club ( 3 ) . A.1 NONA AUGUSTA MILINER Stevcnsvillc, Maryland K H College of Education, B. A. Y, W, C. A. (1 ). (2), ( ), (4) ; Opera Club: University Chorus: Women ' s Student Council. Seventy BERNARD HOUCK MILLER Hampstead, Maryland College of Agriculture, B. S. Student Grange ( 1 ) . ( 1 ) ; Baseball ( 1 ) O). (4). (2), (3). (4) : Basketball : Student Band (1 ». (2). SAMUEL ROSCOE MOLESWORTH Mt. Airy, Maryland A n College of Agriculture, B. S. Poe Literary Society (I); Student Grange (1), (2). (3). (4): Cattle Judging Team (4). FRANCES FOSTER MORRIS Sykesviile, Maryland 2 A College of Education, B. A. New Mercer Literary Society; Student Grange: Sophomore Prom Committc; Junior Representa- tive to Women ' s Student Council; Senior Rep resentative to Student Hxccutivc Council and Women ' s Student Council; Junior Prom Com- mittee. Seventy one JOHN ALFRED MYERS Washington, D. C. 2 2 College of Arts and Sciences, B. S. Lacrosse { 1 ) , ( 2 ) , ( 3 ) ; Glee Club ( 1 ) : Ross- bourg Club (4) : First Lieutenant R. O. T. C. ELLWOOD RADMOOR NICHOLAS Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 2 K College of Education, B. A. Manager of Tennis (4) ; President New Mercer Literary Society (3), (4) : Manager of Debating (4): Vice-President Authorship Club (4); Footlight Club (3). (4): Council of Oratory and Debate (3), (4 ); Calvert Forum (2), (3). (4): Rossbourg Club (1), (2), (3), (4); Alumni Medal for Debate ( 3 ) . ELICK EDWARD NORRIS Washington, D. C. I A K 4 ' 1 M College of Engineering, B. S. Engineering Society. iicoenty tivo EDSON BALDWIN OLDS, JR. Silver Springs, Maryland K A O A K College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. Basketball. Assistant Manager (3). Manager. " M " (4); Treasurer Student Assembly (4): Ser- geant-at-Arms of Senior Class: Football (1). (2) ; " M " Club. EDWIN CARROLL PAIGE Linthicum Heights, Maryland A n $ M College of Engineering, B. S. Engineering Society. Vice-President (3), President (4) : Manager of Cross Country (4). ROBERT LEONARD PALMER Landover, Maryland M College of Engineering, B. S. Lngineering Society. Seventy three RALPH WILSON POWERS Hyattsvillc, Maryland :i K O A R College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. Sophomore Prom Committee (2) : REVEILLE Staff ( 3 ) : Chairman of Junior Prom Committee ( 3 ) : New Mercer Literary Society (3). (4): Foot- light Club (4); Diamondhack Staff (4); Inter- fraternity Council (4); Rossbourg Club (1), (2) . ( 3 ). President (4). WILLIAM HANS PRESS Washington, D. C. ' 1 ' :i K College of Arts and Sciences, B. S. Chairman of Freshman Prom Committee; Lacrosse (1): New Mercer Literary Society; Treasurer of Class (2). (3), (4): Business Manager of Athletic Programs (4) ; Interfraternity Council. VIRGINIA SPENCE PRICE Washington, D. C. :■ A 4 ' K ii College of Education, B. A. Home Economics Club (1). (2), (3). Y. W. C. A. (3), (2) ; Episcopal Club (1) (4) ; (2), Seventy four CHARLES FRANCIS PUGH Washington, D. C. K A College of Education, B. A. .icutenant R. O. T. C: Executive Council (1): Chairman Freshman Class: Football (1). (2), (3). (4) : Track ( 1 ). (2), (3), (4) : " M " Club (2), (3). (4). ORIS LESTER RADER Washington, D. C. 2 T n College of Engineering, B. S. Glee Club; Opera Club. EDITH CATHERINE REAM Mountain Lake Park, Maryland College of Education, B. A. Y. W. C. A.: Student Grange. Seventy live ELMER HEMPEL REHBERGER Baltimore, Maryland U College of Engineering, B. S. Engineering Society. GENEVA ELIZABETH REICH Washington, D. C. College of Agriculture, B. S. Y. W. C. A. ( 1 ) , (2 ). ( ? ) . President (4) : New Mercer Literary Society (I). (2), (3). (4): Student Grange (2), (3). (4): Episcopal Club (1), (2): Basketball (1). (2). (3). (4 1: Women ' s Athletic Association (1). (2), (3), (4J. GEORGE RAY RICHARD Goldsboro, Maryland A College of Engineering, B. S. Tr.ick ( 1 ) : Y. M. C. A. ( 1 ) : Engineering Society (2). (3). (4). Seventy six I luinmnnniinniitiiiniiitmmninn winiinniintinnnfHHtn ' MARION A. ROSS Princess Anne, Maryland A I ' College of Agriculture, B. S. Horticulture Club (1). (2). (3). (4) stock Cluh ( 1 ), (2), { ). Live- JOHN EDWARD RYERSON Washington, D. C. A M College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. Cjptain Company " E " R. O. T. C. : Tennis (3) ; Junior Prom Committee: Sophomore Prom Committee; Rossbourg Club; Varsity Debating Committee. JOHN EDWARD SAVAGE Washington, D. C. ' I ' :i K OAK College of Arts and Sciences, B. S. Glee Club (1); Diamundback Staff (1), (2): Track (1); Rossbourg Club (1), [1). (3). (4): Class Vice-President (2), (3); Calvert Forum (3), (4); New Mercer Literary Society (3), (4); Footlight Club (3), (4): Intcr- fratcrnity Council (2). (3): Representative to National Intcrfraternity Conference (3); Rep- resentative to National Student Federation of America (4); Student Business and Auditing Committee; (4); President Council of Oratory and Debate (4); President Student Assembly (4) ; Secretary of Student Executive Council (4) . Secenly seven ALFRED HOEN SCHAEFFER Baltimore, Maryland 2 N College of Engineering, B. S. Engineering Society; Football (1), (2): Base- ball (1). CHARLES WIGHTMAN SEABOLD Glyndon, Maryland College of Agriculture, B. S. Live Stock Club; Student Grange; Y. M. C. A. REESE L. SEWELL Ridgely, Maryland N :s o OAK College of Agriculture, B. S. Reveille (2). (3). Business Manager (4); Diamondback ( 1 ) ; Football ( 1 ) ; Baseball (1 ) : Rossbourg Club (1). (2). (3). (4); Horti- culture Club (2). (3); Student Grange (2). (3). (4); Interfraternity Council (2). (3); Poe Literary Society ( 3 ) . President ( 4 ) ; Council of Oratory and Debate (4): First Lieutenant R. O. T. C.: Military Ball Committee: Chairman Calvert Cotillion Committee (4); Senior Class Day Committee. Si ' i ' eniy eight CHARLES LATIMER SHELTON Chevy Chase, Maryland K A College of Engineering, B. S. Tennis (1). (2). O), " M. " Captain (4); Sophomore Prom Committee; Rossbourg Club: Engineering Society. NORMAN IMLAY SHOEMAKER Point Pleasant, New Jersey 2 2 College of Arts and Sciences, B. S. 1 niertraternitv Council; Rossbourg Club; Base- ball (1), (3). DONALD ELLIOTT SHOOK Washington, D. C. AM 2 A II College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. Scabbard and Blade; First Lieutenant R. O. T. C; Glee Club (1). (2): Orchestra (4); University Chorus (4) ; Student Band. Seventy nine airiiiiiiiitiiHiitit € GERVIS GARDNER SHUGART Harpers Ferry, West Virginia College of Education, B. A. FLORENCE TUCKER SIMONDS College Park, Maryland College of Agriculture, B. S. Women ' s Student Government Association. CARL FREDERICK SLEMMER Cumberland, Maryland A 2 College of Arts and Sciences, B. S. Lacrosse (1), (2), (3), (4); Captain of Band. R. O. T. C; Rossbourg Club: University Or- chestra (2), (3), (4): Student Band. m Eighty itilitimmiiniiiitiiinmnntM nliil; inniiainit EDWARD NELSON SNOUFFER, JR. Buckeystcwn, Maryland S K College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. Rossbourg Club (1 ) , (2). (3). (4). ROGER VAN LEER SNOUFFER Buckeystcwn, Maryland l) :• K OAK College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. Rossbourg Club (1). (2). (3). ( 4 ): New Mer- cer Literary Society (3), (4): Executive Coun- cil (4). HENRY NELSON SPOTTSWOOD Washington, D. C. A i ! ' College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. Rossbourg Club: First Lieutenant R. O. T . C: Tennis " M " (2). (i ) . (4) ; Junior Prom Com- mittee. Eighty one 5 fS HARVEY HASLER STANTON Grantsville, Maryland 2 T n College of Agriculture, B. S. Student Grange: Interfraternity Council: Rl-VFILLE Staff; Livestock Club. THOMAS H. STEPHENS Washington, D. C. K A College of Education, B. S. Freshman Football: Freshman Basketball: Engineer- ing Society: Varsity Football (2). (3): Var- sity Basketball: Diamondback Staff (2); Foot- light Club (3). (4) : New Mercer Literary So- ciety: Opera Club; Glee Club. JOSEPH WILLIAM STROHMAN Washington, D. C. A n College of Engineering, B. S. Enginering Society: Rossbourg Club. Eighty lu o EDWARD MONROE TENNEY, JR. Hagerstown, Maryland K A College of Agriculture, B. S. Representative to Student Council ( I ) ; Student Grange (2). (3). (4): Livestock Club (2). (3), (4); Lacrosse (2). (3). (4): Football (2) , (3). " M " (4): Freshman Football Cap- tain: Track (I): Interfraternity Council (3). President (4): Diamondback Staff; REVEILLE (3). LEWIS WALTER THOMAS, JR. Washington, D. C. College of Engineering, B. S. Football (I). (2). (3). (4); " M " in Football (2), (3), (4); Track (1), (2), (3), (4) : " M " in Track (2). (3), (4) ; Basketball (1); Interfraternity Council (3), (4): Engi- neering Society: First Lieutenant R. O. T. C.: All-Maryland Halfback; All-Southern Senior Halfback; Mile Relay Team (2), (3). (4). NOVA ORR THOMPSON Cumberland, Maryland A o n College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. Women ' s Student Council (2): Y. W. C. A.; Sponsor to Band (4) ; Women ' s Athletic Asso- ciation: May-Day Committee (3): Women ' s Student Government Association. Eighty three EDWARD LAWRENCE TROTH Chevy Chase, Maryland AM 2 A n College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. (3), Tennis ( 1 ) (2), ' ' M T. C. (2), (4) (3). (4): Rifle (11. First Lieutenant R. O. ADELYN BEATRICE VENEZKY Hyattsville, Maryland College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. WILLIAM KENNEDY WALLER Queenstown, Maryland 2 K College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. Rossbourg Club (1), (2). (3). (4); New Mer- cer Literary Society (3). (4): Episcopal Club (1). (2). (3), (4). Eighty four HERBERT KING WARD Rockville, Maryland College of Arts and Sciences, B. S. New Mercer Literary Society (1), (2). (3). (4): Diamondback Staff (2), (3). (4): Le Cerde Francais (1). (2), (3), (4); Rossbourg Club (4) ; Y. M. C. A. (1), (2). (3). (4). RICHARD GORDON WARNER Baltimore, Maryland College of Engineering, B. S. Engineering Society, GLENN STATLER WEILAND Hagcrstown, Maryland A X S College of Arts and Sciences, B. S. Eighty five HARRY WARREN WELLS Chevy Chase, Maryland i :i K College of Engineering, B. S. Hnginccring Society; Rossbourg Club: Riflc agcr (2) . (3) , Captain (4 ) . Ma PERRY OLIVER WILKINSON Hebron, Maryland College of Education, B. A. Y. M. C. A. RUTH TEFFT WILLIAMS Lanham, Maryland i A M r College of Home Economics, B. S. Opera Club (1). (2): New Mercer Literary So- ciety (1). (2) ; Y. W. C. A. (1). (2), (3). (4): Women ' s Athletic Association (1), (2): Basketball Team (2): Home Economics Club (I ). (2), (3) ; Student Grange (1). (2), (3), (4) ; Episcopal Club (3) ; Class Historian (1), (2). (3). (4); Reveille Staff (1). (2), Girls ' Editor (3). Advising Girls ' Editor (4); Assistant Editor of " Y " Handbook (2) ; Girls ' Editor of Handbook ( 3 ) ; Program Chairman of Y. ' W. C. A.; Footlight Club (4); President Women ' s Senior Honor Society (4) : Represen- tative to National Student Grange Convention (4); May-Day Committee (3). Eighty six MILDRED HELEN WIMER Palmyra, New Jersey 2 A College of Education, B. A. New Mercer Literary Society: Y. W. C. A.: Basket- ball (2). (3). (4); Women ' s Athletic Asso- SAMUEL HENRY WINTERBERG Grantsville, Maryland 5 T n College of Agriculture, B. S. Livestock Club; Student Grange: Freshman Foot- ball: Football Sciuad (2). (3), (4); " M " (3). (4). FLOYD HENRY WIRSING College Park, Maryland College of Arts and Sciences, B. S. Y. M. C. A.; Rossbourg Club. Eighty seven S v JOHN FRANKLIN WITTER Frederick, Maryland A U OAK A Z ! K College of Agriculture, B. S. Y. M. C. A. (I). (2). (3), President (4) : Stu- dent Grange (1). (2). (3), Master (4); Poc Literary Society (1). (2). (3). (4); Inter- society Debating Team and Winner of Alumni Medal (2): Calvert Forum (2). (31. (4); President Interfraternity Council (4); President Tri-State Council Christian Associations (4): Varsity Debating Team (2). (3). Captain (4) : Livestock Club (1). (2), (3), President (4): Y. M. C. A. Cabinet. MARGARET MARY WOLF Hyattsvillc, Maryland K H College of Education, B. A. Opera Club (1), (2). (3). (4); Women ' s ■ letic Association: Basketball (1). (2). Manager (4): Women ' s ' M " Club (2). President (4); " M " in Basketball (3), Y. W. C. A.: Reveille Staff; Tennis (2). (3), (4). Ath- (3). (3). (4); (1), EMILY THOMAS WOOD Frederick, Maryland College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. Episcopal Club ( I ) . ( 2 ) . ( 3 ) . ( 4 ) : Y. W. C. A. (2). (3). (4); Women ' s Student Council. Eighty eight MAY LOUISE WOOD Rockville, Maryland College of Education, B. A. Y. W. C. A. (11. (2). (3) : New Mercer Liter- ary Society (1). (2). (3), (4); Episcopal Club ( 1) , ( 2 ) . ( 3 ) : Dramatic Club ( 1 ) . ( 2 ) : Debating Team ( 1 ) . JOHN RUPERT WOODWARD Washington, D. C. A 5 College of Agriculture, B. S. Football (1). (2); Basketball (1), (2). MILLY LOUDON WOOLMAN Hillside, New Jersey A () 11 College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. tpiscopal Club (2); Opera Club (2). (3), (4); University Chorus (4) : New Mercer Literary Society (2): (3). Vice-President (4): Student Grange (4) : Y. W. C. A. (2). (3) : Women ' s Student Government Association. Eighty nine • MALLERY ONTHANK WOOSTER Berwyn, Maryland College of Engineering, B. S. Rifle Team (1). (2), (3). (4). Captain and " M " (3): Tennis: Student Band (4): En- gineering Society (2), (3), (4): Scabbard and Blade; First Lieutenant, R. O. T. C. MARY STEWART YORK College Park, Maryland :i A il K w r College of Home Economics, B. S. Basketball Team (1). (2). (4). Captain (2): Student Grange: Tennis (1), (2), (3): Women ' s Athletic Association: Pan-Hellenic Council (3). President (4): Y. W. C. A., President (3). Cabinet (4); Episcopal Club (2). (3): Reveille Staff (2): Sponsor of First Battalion (4): Swimming (1), (2). JAMES EARLE ZULICK Houtzdale, Pennsylvania K A College of Arts and Sciences, B. A. Football (1): " M " in Football (2), (3), (4); Track (1): All-Maryland Football Team (2), ( 3) : •■M " in Track (3). (4). Ninety JUNIOR ygvEiux in? o o z Ninety two Laughlin KessltT Loane Holloway JUNIOR CLASS HISTORY Ah! Well do we remember ' Twas the last week in September That the Soph ' mores loosed their paddles And our days of peace were o ' er. And whene ' er there came a tapping. Even though a gentle rapping. Quick, we ducked beneath the bedstead For we dared not ope ' the door. These morc-or-less poetical verses depict the feelings of the never-to-be-forgotten beginning of the class of nineteen twenty-nine. After we had been assured by the haberdasher of our home town that our wardrobe con- tained all the essentials of a correctly attired college man, and had received the final counsel of our families, we arrived at College Park to take up the task of becoming highly educated gentlemen. Our advent attracted no further attention than occa- sional rude laughs from the upper classmen and a bit more personal attention from the Sophomores. The first few days of our college career were spent in carrying trunks, suit cases, and other sundry baggage to the rooms of upper classmen, and in composing a program of studies. Classes were next in order and for several weeks a bit of studying was reported in the Freshman dormitory. Studies were frequently interrupted by visits of the Sophomores, who have a certain terrifying way of conducting them- selves. Upon one occasion, the entire Freshman class was " .Soim ' of till ' tnitrt ■liili-d jornn-il ttic I- allitclically in. ri ' sliniint tt ' iini. " Ninety three " The monotony . Freshman Frolic ' zeas broken by the not only invited, but commanded, to attend a party given in their honor. This was a very enjoyable affair — for the upper classmen — who presided without any mercy. The object of the gathering was said to be educational. It was! From then on it was clear to all that Freshman Rules were to be enforced. They were! Football was in full sway and we were compelled to attend all home games in a body and lend our vocal powers in suport of the team. Some of the more athletically inclined members of the class formed the Freshman team which had a very creditable season, losing but one game and that to the Navy Plebes. The fraternities soon began a season of concentrated rushing and the " Sessions " took on a fraternal aspect in the Dorms. On pledge day some accepted bids, others did not. We are still wondering which group had the most sense. Thanksgiving brought holidays and a football game with Hopkins which ended in a tie. The tie brought no joy to our ranks, but the holi- day brought plenty; and for a few days we did not have to spend time making excuses for unpreparedness. From Thanksgiving till Christmas was just existence. The mono- tony, however, was broken by the Freshman Frolic. The efforts of our class to present entertainment to the upper classmen were evidently unappreciated, for o ur entrance on the stage was greeted with catcalls, hoots and old vegetable matter. Even though we were hosts at a dance which followed, our feelings were not considered in the least, and our girls were removed by those who had considerable more experience in that line. The weeks following the Christmas holidays were a veritable nightmare. Examina- tions were but three weeks off, and for some they represented nothing short of calamity. The only pleasurable interruption in this period was the annual snowball battle between the Freshmen and Sophomores. The stakes were the removal or continuance of the Rat Rules, according to the winner. At the designated hour the Freshmen were not met by the second year men alone, but by the entire student body. However, there were a number of very husky gentlemen in our class, so the tide of battle turned our way and a terrific drubbing was administered to those who were not our classmates. Examinations over, the class settled down to a few months of easy breathing. Some had gone home on advice of their deans, others got probation, but the majority passed all their courses comfortably. Basketball now took the throne in the kingdom of athletics and loud were the Freshmen in their support of the quintet. The Freshman five performed excellently, and their efforts were rewarded by having but one defeat on their record, the Navy Plebes again turning the trick. The Varsity had a very successful sched- ule as they beat the Navy, among other leading fives of the Southern Conference. With Spring came romance. The Junior Prom found the Freshmen on the outside looking in; but the other dances allowed many of the class to attend. Badges, newly acquired, began to , ,.,.„, , , . „ « ,j , ,. ° , . ' I ■[ ■ The basketball team had entered the field of appear and disappear trom the bosoms or the ladies, competition. " Ninety four and a bit of whispered comment from time to time passed among those who were in the know. Just the passing fancies of young men in Spring! Baseball, track, and lacrosse commanded the attention of those who were determined to obtain their numerals. The last mentioned game was something new to the majority and because of its novelty drew many candidates. Each of the Freshman teams in these sports had fair seasons, and the wise ones nodded at one another and talked of the possible varsity material in the class. Came June and parting. The Seniors we would see no more as under-graduates. Juniors became the high and mighty, and the Freshman class .. j , ,,, , was no more. taries. " lit ri ' ij.s- Ui ' tcii the ,1,1 II As time is wont to do, it passed; and autumn brought us back to College Park tj further equip ourselves for life ' s battles. Lorldly were we Sophomores, the educators and tormentors of Freshmen — and, oh what a lovely lot of young things had been committed to our care. We saw to it that they lacked no attention. We carried not a grip nor trunk that Fall. They were menials at our bidding, while we were loud in our commands and terrible in our demands. The football team had been in practice for some time, and among the candidates for varsity positions were members of our class. We were all pulling for their success and the practices showed great prospects for a fine season on the gridiron. Our party for the Freshmen was a huge success, and the Freshmen were duly in- structed and impressed with their duties for the coming year. The football team was highly successful dur- ing our Sophomore year, numbering among its vic- tims the mighty blue of Yale. After this victory, the school went wild. The bonfires removed all of the surplus timber from the campus and much wood that was not surplus. Hopkins was encoun- tered and vanquished on Thanksgiving Day, bring- ing to a close one of the most successful seasons Maryland has had for some years. Christmas arrived with the delightful holidays that accompany it, and departed leaving us star- ing into a void of three weeks at the end of which loomed examinations. Exams passed, however, and only a few of the class went with them. The sun came out again, and for a few months more our life was happy. The basketball team had entered the field of competition and was conceded to be the best in the South Atlantic group of the Southern Conference. With Spring came a long series of dances and other social festivities. The Sophomore Prom was a shining example of the strength of the class „„. , , , , , . " f " twenty-nine. " The Junior Prom again found M c l;iir-,v ciini ' -ah about wonirit to h ' a:-t ' ' cm i • j i i • ■ i , ahiiic " US on the outside lookmg m, but we knew our N aT-V . IBn ' l la « n Hfe- WmA m Ninety tive time would come, and how! Lacrosse, track, and baseball commanded the attention of the athletically inclined; and more letters were in prospect for our class. June brought exams and partings, and thus the second rung of the ladder to a degree was scaled. Ill Juniors! What a strange, what a dignified term. No vulgar chastisements of Fresh- men was our lot, but an aloof concern with the task at hand. The Old Guard was again in the seat of learning, planning for the best of years. Rushing season held no thrills, classes held nothing new. We were sophisticated! The year would be one of easy pleasure and study. The rough places of college were gone, and we were masters of all the arts of deception in class, and the ways of women (we knew enough to leave ' em alone and not try to figure them out) . We were Juniors! Football was foremost in our minds as Dame Rumor had it that the team would be th e greatest of all times. The first few games seemed to prove that for once rumor contained some truth. However, as the season wore on, in- juries and the extreme difficulty of the schedule began to tell on the team; and Thanksgiving day saw Hopkins defeat us by one point. In the meantime, the campus was being beau- tified. Macadam roads were put in and the grounds ornamented with thousands of beautiful shrubs and trees. The old routine of classes, holidays, and exams carried the class into the third Spring of its existence. Our Junior Prom was one of the best ever given, and the only damper placed on the week- end was the dampening effect of the weather man. Basketball, baseball, track, and lacrosse ruled the Sport Realm in their seasons; and the Old Liners carried on as before, modest in victory " The only damper placed on the week-end was di-l • J _ the dampening effect of the weather man. " sportsmanlike m deieat. ' - " ' June found a solid group of men and women at the end of their third collegiate year. Three years gone and one to go. What does the future hold? Whether the going be easy or rough, the class of nineteen twenty-nine will faithfully strive to uphold its name as one of the best classes the University of Maaryland has ever known. W. A. H. nn Ninety six SOPHOMORES u M gS O o X p o CO Ninety eight t ' liaffiiuh Wisnei- Healy Jarvis SOPHOMORE CLASS HISTORY The class of nineteen hundred and thirty returned to its beloved University last September eager to renew old friendships and to make new ones. The joy of coming back was especially keen since we had never experienced that event in our previous college existence. With only the social background which a year as Rats, the Freshman Frolic, and the Prom had furnished us, we began to turn toward our new activities in the role of Sophomores. Our attention was first drawn to the new Marylanders, and we didn ' t forget a single Rat meeting, abuse, or undeserved punishment which we had received as Freshmen. With Bill Chaffinch presiding over the Rats, and Edythe Eckenrode ruling the Rabbits, we had the long-anticipated privilege of giving orders. We had service as efficient as the most critical Sophomore could wish. The Rat caps and the Rabbits ' strange attire were ointment to our still open wounds. However, our part was not only that of the cruel master, for we did our best to inspire the new-comers with an awe of the upperclassmen and a love of Maryland and its traditions. We were also having our first experience as members of varsity teams, and officers in various organizations. Football, basketball, baseball, track, and lacrosse boasted of many prominent athletes who belonged to the class of 1930, and outshone some of the Juniors and Seniors. Since Sophomores are given credit for being self-loving, opinion- ated beings who cannot be told a thing, we may as well admit our virtues and claim all the honors due us. -y ' r Ninety nine niiiiiiiiiiiiiMMHitmnmin The Sophomore girls ' basketball team completed its second successful year. It repeated its record of last year, winning all six of the inter-class games played. Now there are just two more years for us to be champions, and then we ' ll let the others have a chance to win. The team which brought us this honor was composed of Catherine Barnsley, Captain; Margaret Clatlin, Margaret Crunkleton, Estelle Hoffa, Betty Jones, and Isabel Bewick. The Sophomore girls also carried off a scholastic honor, since one of the four stu- dents to get a straight " A " average was Barbara Schilling, a Sophomore in the College of Arts and Sciences. Our main social event of the year was the Sophomore Prom, April 4. It was very successful. The committee to whom credit is due for the arrangements of the dance was: John McDonald, Chairman; Margaret Wisner, Jerry Powers, Lawrence Small wood. Delmas Caples, and Bill Kinnamon. It was made formal this year to give it dignity. Th; decorations were blue and white, the class colors; and they were most artistically planned. Confetti, the cause of much childish glee, was furnished for the enjoyment of other classes, while we looked on. Our scheme for keeping the crowd select and few by making the Prom formal, worked also with respect to refreshments, and this time no one was left out. After the Prom we decided that it was time to start to study so that we could keep our good record and return as Juniors next year. Then we learned the news that there would be no exams this year, but just three one-hour quizzes in every class; in other words, three finals instead of one. So, in spite of the nice, cold, rainy Spring days and evenings, we are all remaining in to study. June will see us leaving the University with a new feeling of the value of a college education and the knowledge of one year, especially, well spent. The officers who led us through this most successful year are: William Chaffinch, President; Robert Healy, Vice-president; Harry Jarvis, Treasurer; Margaret Wisner, S:cretary, and Fred Ribinitzki, Sergeant-at-Arms. The class representatives to the Student Executive Council are Margaret Karr and Lawrence Smallwood. Margaret Crunkleton, H ' ntorian. Mace Madigan McDonald Diinnigan Madigan McDonald Matheke SoPHOMORi; Committee on Freshman Regulations One hundred R H M E N ' Ki 1 giff-- One hunderd two KaMnlt l.iiitiiu LeKuy Ulackistone FRESHMAN CLASS HISTORY We round-eyed, bewildered Freshmen arrived under strange conditions, or rather our conditions were not strange, but the topsy-turvy state which the University was in seemed rather queer to us. Soon, however, we began to ignore the dust and tractors; for our thoughts were diverted by the Rat and Rabbit rules and costumes which were thrust upon us. We were an industrious bunch at first; and from time to time it was reported that Freshmen had been seen in the Library. After surviving a strenuous rushing season, all of us welcomed the holidays with open arms; but they were all too short, and we were soon back at school cramming for mid-years. As is the way of all good classes, in February we lost a few of our illustrious members, but we nobly bore our loss. With the Spring activities and the many dances, our unpleasant memories were soon left behind. Our teams have had rather poor seasons and have been somewhat discouraged by their lack of success. However, valuable experience has been obtained. The Freshman Frolic, which gained the prestige of being the worst m the histor) ' of the institution, was later followed by a successful Prom and seemed to complete our little part in the social whirl of the year. Although at a later date we cannot be of use as an amusement for the upper class- men, perhaps we can serve them in some other way. The officers for this year were: Warren Rabbitt, President; John LeRoy, Vice-presi- dent; Joy Linton, Secretary; Shaw Blackistone, Treasurer; Elizabeth Brunner, Historian. Representatives to the Student Council are: Willis Frazier and Jane Hammack. Helen Mead. One hundred three Old Fort Cumberland. Mason and Dixon ran their famous hodiuiary line between Maryland and Pennsylvania in the years 17o3-1767. PUBLICATIONS McKenney, Hottel, Bowers STUDENT PUBLICATIONS Student publications at the University of Maryland, along with all other phases of University activity, have been progressing steadily and are now on a sound working basis. While the students do most of the planning and the actual work, there is close faculty supervision, both students and faculty working together in harmonious fashion. It is with no show of egotism that we state that both the Diamondback, the weekly paper, and the Reveille, our annual, are greatly improved over the issues of previous years. Profiting by the experience of those who have gone before, and the constantly mcreasing staffs of more trained workers, it would be a sad commentary if regular improvement did not occur. We are sure the retiring leaders of the Diamondback will pass along a better staff than the one with which they began the 1927-2 8 term, and the editors of the Reveille of 192 8 feel that they will do the same for the 192 9 annual. After all, whatever improvements that accrue from year to year come from that greatest of all teachers. Experience. Last year a happy precedent was established in the form of a joint publications ban- quet, followed by a dance. Brief remarks from faculty advisors and members of the retiring editorial staffs and the formal introduction of new officers comprised the only serious moments of the evening. This affair met with such hearty approval that it was repeated this year, the two staffs joining for an evening ' s pleasure at the Press Club in Washington. One hundred seven Inslcy, Bndlon.c;, HmnsuU- REVEILLE BOARD Editur-in-Chief „ Herbert N. Budlong Business Manager Philip A. Insley Women ' s Editor Edith F. Burnside Adi ' niti ' Editor Daniel C. Fahey, Jr. Adiisin} ' B7isiness Manager Reese L. Sewell Advising Women ' s Editor _. Ruth Williams Siiperrising Editor __. ...William H. Hottel THE REVEILLE The Reveille, the oldest student publication on our campus, was first issued by the Senior Class of 1897. Since that time publication has been handled by the Junior Class. The present volume, number twenty-seven, is the culmination of the untiring efforts of those Reveille Boards who have preceded us. In the preparation of the 192 8 Reveille, especial attention has been paid to the art work and interpretation of the theme. The Board has endeavored to make this year ' s annual more than ever an accurate mirror of our University life. In addition to expressing their appreciation of the conscientious work done by the students on the staff, the editors wish to acknowledge their indebtedness to the following: H. G. Roebuck Son, printers, for their splendid cooperation and the unusual inter- est they have displayed at all times; White Studio, for their excellent photography; Canton Engraving Electrotype Co., for their attention to engraving problems; John A. Curtin, for his skill and great helpfulness in preparing the major art work; David J. MoUoy Co., for the carefully made cover; The faculty and administrative ofhcials of the University for their consideration and helpfulness. One hundred eight IJovd, Hemming, I.. Itlount. Hudson. ]-ee, ' . lilnunt. Fooks, Chaffinch Frame. Edna Burnside. Miles, M. E. Temple, M. R. Temple, Walton. Kinnamnn Fahey. VVilliams, Edith Burnside. Budlons. Insk-y. Sewell. Anian REVEILLE STAFF Editorial Staff William Kinnamon, Ass ' t Editor George Fogg, Ass ' t Editor Roberta Howard Business Staff Madison Lloyd, Ass ' t Business Mgr. William Chaffinch, Ass ' t Business Mgr. Athletics George Aman, Athletic Editor Organizations Margaret Crunkleton Edna Burnside Lester Baird Grace Lee Women ' s Section Wesley Frame Mena Edmonds Olyure Hammack Genevieve Wright Margaret Meigs Anita Peters Helen Mead Sam Hemming Margaret Temple Photography Art Staff Phyllis Harbaugh Elizabeth Bcall Features Stanley Simmons Frances Gruver Virginia Fooks Elizabeth Walton Emily Herzog Rose Alice Laughlin Edward Hudson Thelma Elliott Elizabeth Rodier Phyllis Houser Eleanor Freeny Ruth Miles Martha Ross Temple George Roberts Rupert Lillie Walker Hale One hundred nint! % Black, Carrins:;tnn, McCnrdy, SchueTer HISTORY OF THE DIAMONDBACK The first college paper issued by the students of the University of Maryland was published in 1910 and was called the Triangle. It was composed of four pages of four columns each. This sheet appeared twice a ' month and existed for four years, when it became the Maryland Agricultural Weekly. Two years later, when the name of the college was changed to Maryland State, the publication became the Maryland State Weekly. The Maryland State Review appeared on February 6, 1919, with an increase in size and subscriptions. In 1920 the paper was called the University Review, as at that time the Maryland State College became affiliated with and assumed the name of the University of Mary- land. However, with the appearance of the first issue an appeal was made to the stu- dents for a name that would be emblematic of the State University. So with the last issue of the scholastic year of 1921, was embodied a reorganized review under the new name, Diamondback. The size at that time was four pages of five columns each. Since that time the weekly has steadily grown until, beginning with the fall of 1927, the Diamondback was published each week as a six-column, six- page paper; thereby becoming one of the largest college weeklies in the South. During 1927-2 8 with Raymond Carrington as Editor-in-Chief, Mary Jane McCurdy as Women ' s Editor, John Schueler as News Editor, Ross Black as Business Manager, and a staff of more than thirty members, the paper has more than ever reflected the activi- ties and interests of the faculty and students of the University. One hundred ten i — ■ iiffiwuinniwtffnitBr Ward, Ciroshoii, Chiswell. Powers, Adams. Norwood, McXt-il Mims. Karr. Gall. Ciause. Claflin. Schilling, Townsend, E. Ryon. A. Kyun Kieffer. KJack. McCiirdy. (. " anintiton. Schuflt-r, Hammersley DIAMONDBACK STAFF Editor-in-Chief Raymond Carrington News Editor John E. Schueler Business Manager H. Ross Black Women ' s Editor Mary Jane McCurdy Alumni Editor Geary Eppley Circulation Manager ..William L. Hammersley Advertising Manager J. Donald Kieffer Siiperiising Editor William H. Hottel Vincent Adams Marguerite Claflin Walter Dent Regis Dunnigan Edythe Eckenrode Elizabeth Edmiston Anne Eliason Alma Essex Louise Gall Reportorial Stai I Clemencia Gause Albert F. Granger Lloyd Groshon John Hill Margaret Karr J. Alan Mathews W. Gelston McNeil Elizabeth Mims Havden Norwood Ralph Powers Vernon Powers William T. Rosenbaum Audrey Ryon Elsie Ryon Barbara Schilling Louise Townsend Herbert K. Ward One hundred f t ' u ' tv7 State House at Annapolis. (1 ■■ C - ' O -rd X } U taryland ' s Old Line charged fearlessly at the Battle of Long Island, August, 1776. MILITARY Captain Scohey, Major Lj ' tle, Lieutenant Bowes Staff of Military Department Robert S. Lytle _ _ Major In fan fry, D.O.L. Professor of Military Science and Tactics William P. Scobey Captain Infantry, D.O.L. Assistant to Prof. Military Science and Tactics Edvcard H. Bowes _ . — First Lieutenant Infantry, D.O.L. Assistant to Prof. Military Science and Tactics Robert N. Young First Lieutenant Infantry, D.O.L. Assistant to Prof. Military Science and Tactics William H. McManus Warrant Officer, U. S. Army Earl Hendricks . Staff Sergeant, D.E.M.L. Otto Siebeneichen Master Sergeant, U. S. Army Band, Retired EoviARD V. Flautt Storekeeper RESERVE OFFICERS ' TRAINING CORPS The work of the Department of Mihtary Science and Tactics has been very suc- cessful this year. The untiring efforts of Major Lytic ancl his able staff have, to a large degree, been responsible for this development. While he is a member of this unit, the student learns many things which will be of benefit to him throughout his life. The advantages of such training are great, not only because of the physical development it gives the individual, but also because it prepares him to render service to his country. The Reserve Officers ' Training Corps is a universal institution among the universi- ties and colleges of the United States. The War Department holds a general inspection of these units every year and chooses those above the average. These are placed on the list of Distinguished Colleges. The University of Maryland unit is now enjoying its sixth consecutive year upon this list. Oni ' hundred lifleen Lt. Col. Paul L. Doerr Coinniiiiiiliir Regiment Capt. James S. Davidson Rcii ' imcnfal Ad]ittant FIRST REGIMENT STAFF Grace E. Laleger, Sponsor One hundred sixteen Major Horace R. Hampton Commanding Firs Battalion First Lt. Reese L. Sewell Battalion Adjutant FIRST BATTALION STAFF Mary Stewart York, Sponsor One hundred seventeen Charles F. Pugh Frank A. Leschinskey COMPANY A, INFANTRY CAPTAIN Lester P. Baird LIEUTENANTS Robert H. Brubaker FIRST SERGEANT Alfred F. Weirich SERGEANTS Harry C. Ort Francis L. Carpenter Walter P. Plumley, Jr. Margaret E. Temple, Sponsor One hundred eighteen fes 4H COMPANY B, INFANTRY John A. Mathuws Frank J. Portlr CAPTAIN Arthur W. Greenwood LIEUTENANTS BuFORD W. Mauck H. Nelson Spottswood FIRST SERGEANT Fred B. Linton SERGEANTS John M. Leach Thomas A. Hughes Edith F. Burnside, Sponsor One hundred nineteen tiSiiitiiliini ' - ' " ' -m COMPANY C, INFANTRY Edward L. Troth Edward A. Shephiird CAPTAIN William Walter Chapman, Jr. LIEUTENANTS Albin F. Knight Morris O. Ostrolenk FIRST SERGEANT Harold L. Kreider SERGEANTS W. Irvine Russell Milton M. Price Olyure M. Hammack, Sponsor One hundred twenty Illlllllllll Major Daniel C. Fahhv, Jr. Coiuniaiidhig Second Battalion 1 iRsr Lt. James P. Dale Battalion Adjutant SECOND BATTALION STAFF R. I ' .dmonds, Sl onsnr One hundred twenty one SJ ' M«£ V , 9C -4 . COMPANY D, INFANTRY CAPTAIN John K. Daly LIEUTENANTS Jack Vierkorn FIRST SERGEANT Benjamin Dyer SERGEANTS William L. Hopkins R. Duncan Clark James D. Bock J. Arthur Wondrack Frederic A. Middleton W. Roy Cheek Edna M. Burnside, Sponsor One hundred twenty two COMPANY E, INFANTRY CAPTAIN John E. Ryerson LIEUTENANTS Lewis W. Thomas FIRST SERGEANT Charles V. Koons SERGEANTS Edward A. Pisapia Richard J. Epple Warren B. Hughes Charles F. Whitlock Alden W. Hoage James A. DeMarco Adele M. Siehler, Sponsor One hundred twenty three loHN A. Myers COMPANY F, INFANTRY CAPTAIN Harold O. Thomen LIEUTENANTS Clarence T. Blanz FIRST SERGEANT Philip Wertheimer SERGEANTS Richard G. Warner John B. Parsons Arthur A. Froehlich Ralph C. Van Allen Henry E. Wheeler Mildred A. Htslop, Sponsor One hundred lixvnty four • R. O. T. C. BAND Captain Carl F. Slemmer Lt. Donald E. Shook Nova O. Thompson, Spdinur One huniirvd i x ' nly five " i Chesapeake Bay Bugeye. The Annapolis Convention of 1 786 was the origin of the later national Constitutional Convention. ORGANIZATIONS iiiiui;iiimi itiimimn ■iiinitiKiiinni- Laleger Savage Olds Hampton STUDENT ASSEMBLY OFFICERS John E. Savage -,-- President Horace R. Hampton.,. Vice-Prahlciit Grace E. Laleger - ..--.Secretary Edson B. Olds, Jr - Treasurer Fred C. Linkous Sergeant-at-Arnis One hundred twenty nine Savage, F. Freeny, F. Morris, R. S nouffer Crothers, Kessler, O. Hammack, Doerr, Hampton Rabhitt, Karr, Chaffinch, J. Hammack, Frazier STUDENT EXECUTIVE COUNCIL Roger V. Snouffer, President Senior Representative Frances F. Morris Senior Representative Omar D. Crothers, Jr __ Junior Representative Olyure M. Hammack Junior Representative W. Lawrence Small wood. _„Sophomore Representative Margaret Karr - Sophomore Representative Willis T. Frazier Freshman Representative Jane E. Hammack Freshman Representative Paul L. Doerr President Senior Class Gordon A. Kessler President, Junior Class William P. Chaffinch President, Sophomore Class Warren E. Rabbitt .„ President, Freshman Class Frances F. Freeny President, Women ' s Student Government John E. Savage, Secretary President, Student Assembly Horace R. Hampton Vice-President, Student Assembly One hundred thirty F. Freeny, Prof. Richardson, Seweli COUNCIL OF ORATORY AND DEBATE INTERCOLLEGIATE DEBATE The Council of Oratory and Debate has general supervision of all intercollegiate speaking contests. This Council consists of: The President of Poe Literary Society, The President of New Mercer Literary Society, The President of the Student Assembly, The President of Women ' s Student Government Association. Two members of the faculty chosen by the student members. The present personnel is: Reese L. Seweli, Ellwood R. Nicholas, John E. Savage, Fran- ces Freeny, and Professor Richardson. Professor Lemon, formerly a faculty member, has resigned and his place has not yet been filled. This year, for the first time, the Council appointed a student as Manager of Debate. Ellwood R. Nicholas now holds this position and has made out a schedule for this year. The members of the Debate Squad are: Frank Witter, Captain Milton Marseglia John Ryerson Elizabeth Garber Ellwood Nicholas Ruth Hays Delmas Caples Hazel Tenney While a lack of funds has necessitated a limited schedule; at the same time, the manager has arranged for several interesting contests with other institutions. Among these arc George Washington University, Lafayette College, and probably University of Virginia. One hundred thirty one Caples. Witter, Holter Nicholas, Hays, Prof. Richardson, Tenney, Ryerson DEBATING TEAM Intercollegiate debating got a good start last year and the team gave a splendid account of itself, having won a victory over Tennessee, one of the outstanding debating teams of the South. It is the purpose of those interested to develop intercollegiate debating as far as funds will permit, and to place Maryland among the universities whose debating teams are outstanding in the East. Last year the University of Maryland scored a signal triumph in winning the regional contest in the National Intercollegiate Oratorical Association. This splendid piece of work was done by Clarke Beach, who, besides winning the honor, received a five-hundred dollar prize. One hundred thirty two ENGINEERING SOCIETY Among the professional organizations on the campus, the Engmeering Society has been active in bringing about a closer relationship between the members of the various depart- ments of the College of Engineering. A series of lectures has been sponsored, whereby- prominent practicing engineers present to the society information concerning oustand- ing present-day problems in engineering. In this way students in the Civil, Electrical, Mechanical, and Chemical Engineering Departments become better acquainted with one another ' s work. Officers for this year are as follows: Eovt ' iN Paigf, Prcsiclfit . William Dynes, Vice-PrcsiJcii . J. Allan Mathews, Sccrctary-Tn-iisiivci. Mallor - Woostlr, Scr caiit-at-Ar)in. One hundred thirty three Carrington, Oland, Dallas. Hamniersley, Stimpson, TuU, Dr. Taylor N. Morris. E. Ryon, Edmiston. A. Ryon. E. Jones, Grey, Price Mead, Claflin, E. Jones, Fog , Waller, Karr, Matthews, Edmonds EPISCOPAL CLUB The Episcopal Club had its beginning in the Fall of 1920 when a group of Episcopal men, desiring to found an organization which would meet the demands of the students from the viewpoint of Christian believers, affiliated themselves with the National Stu- dents ' Council of the Episcopal Church. In 192 3 the men invited those women students who were Episcopalians or who were interested in the work of the church, to join the organization. The club is glad to acknowledge that a major part of its prosperity is due to the interest shown by the honorary members, especially by our Student Pastor, Dr. Ronalds Taylor. One hundred thirty four Ross, Sanders, B. Harrison, Cocker ill, Wallace Garden, Hamilton, Groshon, Taylor, Cooper, Long, Hemming Nestler, Beggs, Dodge, J. Harrison, Bonnet. Roniary, Johnson, Schrieber, Naill HORT CLUB In the Fall of 1919 seven students of Horticulture under the guidance of Dr. E. C. Auchter made a rather extensive tour through the fruit section of Maryland and nearby States. These men came back fired with enthusiasm and soon formed the Hort Club of the University of Maryland. At first, meetings were held at Dr. Auchtcr ' s home, Mrs. Auchter being a most gra- cious hostess. Later some meetings were held in the Administeration Building. During the last few years meetings have been held in the Greenhouse once a month. The Club conducts a Horticultural Show each year, sponsors a judging team, and has an annual ladies ' night banquet. At the monthly meetings the Club members pre- pare, cook, and serve their own meal. Prominent speakers provide the main part of the programs. This year the Club put on the Annual I,adics ' Banquet at the College Inn on Decem- ber 1. About thirty-five couples gathered around the tables and enjoyed a wonderful banquet as well as a delightful program. The Hort Club has as its purpose the creation and promotion of interest in Horti- culture, and the advancement of good-fellowship among its members; and aims to carry forward such Horticultural activities as will be of credit to our University. The officers for this year are: President, D ' Arcy Bonnet; Vice-President, Fred Dodge, and Treasurer, Joe Long. One hundred thirty five YlLUUL; Bickle, Henry, Schnelit-r, Pennin ' ton, K. Ward, tiilbert Holter. Gilbert, Martin. Spicknall. Grey, Coddington, McFadden Munkwitz, Langeluttig, Roniary, J. Parks, Schiver, Moser, Stabler, Groshon Seabold, Beggs, Hoops, Baker, Witter, Ross, Long, Nestler, Naill LIVESTOCK CLUB The Livestock Club, sponsored and supported by the Agricultural faculty and stu- dents, has a unique and important place in the University life. One of its aims is to bring practical-minded men to the school to present the experienced farmer ' s point point of view on livestock subjects. It also aims to raise funds through its own activities to help support livestock judging teams representing the University. It sponsors the annual livestock fitting and showing contest and the horse show. It aids in every way possible to further the livestock interests of the University and State. The officers for this ) ' ear are: President, Frank Witter; Vice-President, Joseph Long; Secretary, Ralph Nestler; Treasurer, Marion Ross. One hundred thirty six w ? H 1 Bi l 1 " ' ---: - 1 I 1 1 11 ___ J 1 ! Hf ' 4- I 1 M i t rf B JC JfV SLJ K ilr J 1 ]i f ' ' ■ st ' " fc " ' fl ' ' 1 % ' ' PP VIHRhI WHMi ■ Tifc ' . " ' " " " " » ■ - -wm tbWb " •ti :, ' NEW MERCER LITERARY SOCIETY In January, 1860, the Mercer Literary Society, named in honor of Dr. WilHam W. Mercer, was organized for the cultivation of the intellectual faculties of the students. From its very beginning its was successful. In 1892 the society underwent several changes and from that time on has been known as " New Mercer. " Three years later an unsuccessful merger with the Morrill Society was attempted, but a separation soon occurred. This organization is not only the oldest student organization at the University of Maryland, but also has the distinction of being one of the oldest literary societies actively connected with an American university. During the past year a series of enliglitening lectures by various members of the faculty have been sponsored by New Mercer. The benefits of these meetings have not been confined only to members of the society, but have been enjoyed by many other students. As a result of winning the inter-society debate against the Poe Society for the past two years. New Mercer has but to achieve victory this year in order to permanently pos- sess the Patterson Cup. The officers for this year are: EUwood R. Nicholas, President; Milly Woolman, Vice- IVesident; Edith F. Burnside, Secretary; Ralph Powers, Treasurer; William Wylie, Critic; ,ind Family Herzog, Corresponding Secretary. One hundred thirty seuen White ford, Lloyd, Froehlich, Kahney, Schilling, Ridout, Hays, Everstine, McEntee, Caples Peters, Chesser, Eckenrode, Clark, Watson, Bull, E. Jones POE LITERARY SOCIETY The Poe Literary Society, founded in 1915, was formally the Morrill Literary Soci- ety, established in 1900. It has been very successful in its purpose of furthering literary education and entertainment on the campus. In 1915, Dr. Patterson offered a silver loving cup to the literary society that won the inter-society debate three times. The Poe Society won it permanently in 1918. Poe won it again in 1924 in a new series, but lost to New Mercer in 1926 and also lost in 1927. Several members of the faculty hold honorary membership in the society: Dr. Homer C. House, Prof. Charles S. Richardson, Prof. George Schulz, Prof. Cotterman, Prof. Zimmerman and Prof. Lemon. Others of the faculty who have been members are H. C. (Curly) Byrd and Dr. L. B. Broughton. This year Poe Literary Society has continued to play an important part in campus activities. Literary meetings are held very Wednesday night, and in addition to the usual programs special features have been offered. A joint meeting was held with New Mercer at which the societies were entertained with a talk by Gordon F. Cadisch. Its success caused the society to invite New Mercer later when they heard a speech by Con- gressman Zihlman. Duncan Clark has very ably filled the position of President during this year. One hundred thirlq eight Canico, Witu-i. licajiv. .- nulIi V ' nKi. Lintoii Carrington, Caples, Clark, Crothers, Savage CALVERT FORUM The Calvert Forum is composed of the best speakers of the University and of men who have shown especial ability as leaders in this line of work. This honorary public- speaking society is the outgrowth of the Public Speaking Club which was organized at Maryland some six years ago. The object of this organization is to develop the ability of the members in the art of public speaking in order to afford an easy and agreeable means for the consideration of important public questions. It fosters the general exchange of ideas among the mem- bers and participates in such activities along th is line that will advance the interests of the University. One hundred thirty nine Witter, V. Holter Xaill. Ahalt. Groshon, Carringtoii Huyhes, Whiteford, Lamar, McXeil. Ward Y. M. C. A. The Y. M. C. A. was organized in the spring of 1924 to fill the need for a Christian influence on the campus. Since that time it has published annually its Handbook for the University of Maryland, which is quite valuable in orienting the Freshman class. This year was opened with the Camp Conoy Freshman Retreat, which proved an effectual introduction to college life for those fortunate enough to attend. During registration the " Y " distributed the Handbooks. A number of speakers were obtained by the Y. M. C. A. for its Monday night programs. Several members attended each of the conferences held in the Trl-State area and Pennsylvania. Among those conferences were those at the Universities of Delaware, Gettysburg, and Pennsylvania; and the Cabi- net Training Conference at Sherwood Forest. On Sunday evenings the Y. M. C. A. and Y. W. C. A. hold a joint discussion group, where problems of vital interest are discussed frankly in order to arrive at the best Chris- tian interpretations. Cabinet officers are as follows: Robert Simmons, President; W. Gelston McNeil, Vice-President; Henry Whiteford, Secretary; William Lamar, Treasurer; Herbert Ward, Publicity; L. H. Kerns, Socials; William Lucas, Y. W. C. A. Cooperation; Thomas A. Hughes, Finance; John C. Dumler, Freshmen; Ralph Nestler, Deputations; Frank Witter, Conferences; Lloyd Groshon, Church Relations; and Herbert Hoopes, Librarian. Oni ' hundred foi aj STUDENT GRANGE One of the largest and most active organizations on the campus is the Student Grange. This is a student agricultural fraternity, and is a part of the large national fraternity of the National Grange of the Patrons of Husbandry. Organized in 1915, the Student Grange is one of the oldest and most prosperous societies of its kind in the country. The major purpose of the organization is to train young men and women for leadership in rural communities. It gives the students a direct touch with local and national farm problems. It is a medium through which the students can be brought in direct contact with the farmers of the State. Meetings are held twice a month. They are enlivened with business interests and very entertaining short programs, and brought to a close with refreshments. The Grange sends degree teams and educational and entertaining programs out to the chapters in the State. The officers for this year are: Master, Frank Witter; Overseer, Walter Chapman; Steward, Reese Sewell; Secretary, Grace Lighter. Oitv hunJreil forlu or, mmnitiiin " ' " LE CERCLE FRANCAIS Le Cercle Francais was organized some years ago purely as a social society for the purpose of fostering the study of French from a cultural viewpoint. Since that time it has functioned more or less intermittently until the beginning of last year, when it was reorganized as an honorary fraternity. The officers are: Olyure M. Hammack President Barbara Schilling Secretary Isabel Dynes Treasurer Catherine Barnsley Isabel Dynes Evelyn Eckert Elizabeth Edmiston Anne Eliason Eleanor Freeny Clemencia Cause Albert Granger Evangeline Cruver Olyure M. Hammack Emily Herzog Mary Koons Ruth Lawless Maude Lewis Evalyn Ridout Barbara Schilling Donald Shook Mildred Troxell Herbert K. Ward Roberta WiUard Milly L. Woolman Cenevieve Wright One hundred forty two MUSIC AND DRAMA 1 Av li ' ' fliH Jk ' 1E9 ' l I K F 1 t 1 f t f f f f 1 1 V Iff ' ■ , .1 . feffi , ' ' ,. — : , ' „ ,- ' rt ' ■, " ' fif- „.., ' " -.- .. — -2 M House, Allen, Caldara, Parris, Bradley, Adams, Simmons, Barion, Howell, Brouillet Kerns, Neviiis, Schnabel, Stimpson, Caldwell, Fisher, Kinnamon, Frame, Willmuth. Blenard, McPhatter Stephens, Page, Insley, Pollock, Dr. House, Bonnett, Lillie, Cook, Prof. Goodyear, Lininger THE GLEE CLUB After the September try-outs seventeen new members were admitted. Tri-weekly rehearsals were continued until Christmas. One week of concert engagements in Western Maryland constituted the annual Christmas outing. Twenty-five concerts in Maryland and the District of Columbia with local recitals on the c ompus completed the year ' s program. PERSONNEL Dr. Homer C. House Director 0. Bennet McPhatter .Virf-Prcv i fwi A. Scott Pollock President R.. D ' Arcy Bonnet Manager Vincent Adams Philip A. Insley Dr. Homer House Director dobert H. Allen Edward Barron David Blennard tl. D ' Arcy Bonnet ' X illiam G. Bradley 3eorge H. Brouillet foseph Caldara Stuart Caldwell Albert C. Cook William Fletcher Paul L. Fisher C. Wesley Frame William Gifford Maurice Glynn Prof. B. Louis Goodyear Bolton M. Bouse Elbert J. Howell L. H. Kerns William J. Kinnamon Randall Lininger Henry McDonald John E. McDonald Robert W. Lockridge D. B. McPhatter J. Donald Nevius William Tyler Page, Jr. Donald S. Parris A. Scott Pollock Prof. J. Thomas Pyles William T. Schnabel B. Stanley Simmons T. H. Stephens Edwin G. Stimpson Charles A. Willmuth One hundred forty (out THE COTTON PICKERS ' MINSTREL SHOW Kappa Alpha presented its first minstrel show in 1920 under the direction of " Untz " Brewer. It might be said that in this case " Necessity Was the Mother of Inspiration, " for the organization was in dire need of funds with which to purchase a chapter house. The first show was a great success — financially as well as dramatically. With such an excellent start, the show was presented the following year with many improvements. When " Untz " graduated, his work was taken over by Ed Lohse whose ability as a direct- or was so splendid that the show soon became an institution on the campus. Under Lohse ' s directorship, Pete Shrider, Kirk Besley, and Bill Molster held forth as end men. Lohse ' s place was taken by Ted Olds who was indeed fortunate to have such able dusky playmates as Simp Simmons, Walker Hale, Milly Price and Charley Shelton on hand. These boys have made the show even a bigger event than any of its predeces- sors. For the last two years, the minstrels have been greatly enhanced by " Bunt " Wat- kin ' s work as interlocutor. Among the participants of whom the Cotton Pickers boast are Johnnie Baldwin, a famous black-face comedian, and Kate Smith, the singing star of Honeymoon Lane. 1) One humhed forty five THE UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Prof. B. F. Goodyear Director The University of Maryland Little Symphony Orchestra, which was originally an adjunct of thf Maryland Opera Club, has been for the past few years a separate organization, although it has always played the instrumental accompaniments for the Opera Club ' s presentations. Organized in 1924 by Professor B. L. Goodyear, the Orchestra has developed rapidly and its expansion has been so great that the adjective " little " is no longer quite appropriate although it continues to be known as the Little Symphony. The Little Symphony has broadcast over the radio and presented a number of suc- cessful public programs, besides playing for many important school functions. Its most outstanding achievement thus far has been its evening concert, given in February, 192 8. At this concert the Orchestra devoted the entire second part of its program to the works of Franz Schubert, in commemoration of the centennial anni- versary of that composer ' s death. Especially memorable was the famous " Unfinished Symphony. " The Little Symphony has done much toward instilling a proper veneration and respect for the works of the masters. Never has it descended to cheapness of any sort, never has it swerved from its original policy of " none but the best in music. " One may look at its achievements in the past and feel assured that as a thoroughly artistic organization it will go far. Professor B. L. Goodyear, its organizer, has been the director of the Little Sym- phony since the first days of its existence; and he deserves a great deal of credit for his work and his untiring efforts in the interests of the University. One hundred forty six Burlians, Haines, Bennett, rnwgill, Grohs. Holter Snyder, Wales, Willse. Hudson. Haniniel, Hess, Fishkin, Pryor Wagner, Biggs, McNeil, Pollock, Baird, Grey, Fantz. Hatfield, Rhine, Sangston, Miller STUDENT BAND Organized this year, for the first time a permanent organization, the Student Band has made unusual progress. In the past those students who played musical instruments were asked to play for the University on the spur of the moment, not feeling certain that they could give satisfaction; so it occurred to a group to found a permanent organi- zation. It is the purpose of the Student Band to furnish music when requested for all school activities; to further the interests of the University and the Band by giving concerts. The Band played at many athletic contests and pep meetings in addition to offer- ing its services to the M Club, and the Alumni Association. The temporary officers were Richard Wagner, Captain; Charles Grey, Drum Major, and Gelston McNeil, Secretary. The faculty advisor, Mr. Harry Hoshall, has spent a great deal of time perfecting the organization, and it is largely through his efforts that the Band was recognized. A capable director. Sergeant Otto Siebeneichen, was re- sponsible for the Band ' s making the progress that it did. Lester Baird, John Cowgill, and Joe Fouts, who drew up the constitution and by-laws, are also largely responsible for the present standing of the Band. Uniforms have been p romised the Band for next Fall, and a suitable award is to be given for faithful service. It is expected that, with proper support, this organization will make steady progress. First officers elected under the constitution are: Lester Baird Captain Edward Hudson First Sergeant Charles Grey Drum Major J. Fours Onartermaster One hundred forty seven Atlams, San iston. Burhof, Stfvens, .McI unal.I. Stinipsun. Lippharil. Couk, Hale. Simmons Kerns, Ballon, L. Blount, Mearl, Arnold, M. E. Temple Seabolt, Phillips, E. F. Burnside, Masruder, Hislop. Claflin Elliott, Eckert, McMinnimy, Miliner, Gruver, Derrick, Eckenrode, Woolman, Bradley, Powers Truitt, Essex, A. Wolf, E. C.ruver, M. Wolf, Mr. Goodyear, Thomen, E. M. Burnside, M. R. Temple, V. Blount THE MARYLAND OPERA CLUB The Maryland Opera Club, an organization to promote operatic music, was founded in 1924 by a group of musically-minded students. Elizabeth Swenk, ' 2 5, was chosen as its first president, and B. Louis Goodyer, of the Department of Music, held the position which he still holds, that of director. The organization has been most successful thus far. The Club ' s most ambitious effort is " The Pirates of Penzance, " which was presented on March 9, 1927. A broad travesty on grand opera, abounding in many ridiculous situations and splendid music, The Pirates were received by a large and appreciative audience. Its popularity led to its being given again on March 24. The leading roles were sung by Katherine Baker, Olive Kelk, Stanleigh Jenkins, Dr. Charles B. Hale, E. M. Barron, John McDonald, Albert Cook, Winifred McMinimy, Helen Wooster, and Julia Louise Behring. In 192 8 another Gilbert and Sullivan comic opera, " H. M. S. Pinafore, " was pre- sented on March 21 and 22. The leading roles were sung by Lenore Blount, Grenville Leef, Charles B. Hale, John McDonald, Henry McDonald, Edward Barron and Mar- guerite Claflin. This hilariously funny, brilliantly tuneful opera was a great success, and received an enthusiastic reception from the students. The Little Symphony Orchestra, which has been closely affiliated with the Opera Club ever since that organization ' s formation, plays the accompaniments to the Club ' s productions. One hundred forty eight H. M. S. PINAFORE One hundred forty nine Appleman, jNlcLeod. Williams, Billmeyer, I.amar, Townsend, Laughlin, Bewick, Miras FOOTLIGHT CLUB The Footlight Club was organized in the Spring of 1927 for the purpose of pro- moting dramatics at the University of Maryland. The following year it was reorganized by some interested students, and secured the support of a faculty committee composed of Professor C. S. Richardson, Dr. C. B. Hale, and Professor R. M. Watkins. The Club enjoyed a most successful year both with the presentations given at home and with those given off the campus. Much of this success is due to Dr. Hale who directed the productions. Five plays, " The Pot Boiler " , " The Monkey ' s Paw " , " The Man in the Bowler Hat " , " Monsieur Beaucaire " , and " The Old Soak " were presented during the past year. The Officers for 1927-1928 are: President William Lamar Vice-President 1 Hazel Watson Secretary ..Louise Townsend Corresponding Secretary Rose Alice Laughlin Treasurer _ Bruce Billmeyer One hundred fifty " The Monkey ' s Paw " ' Tin; Man in tiil Bowli.k Hat " Things look bad for the hero! One hundred fifty one The Chorus KAPPA XI REVUE ' In the Spring a Young Man ' s Fancy! ' One hundred fifty two " Nothing But the Truth " Senior Pla — 1927 Spanish Plav — 1927 Oni ' hundri ' J litlu thr Inst olefltpiw — V bose bvoftd sirmos flndbviqW atorb tbi-ouolrlW periloMs fi Wt , DerllTe rRmpnrTs we wAttbeJ. vjere so QftVlnrit u Ond1 ie rotHBTs red nlnre ,i ?e bombs burstiT?n " iw ftiv, (Weiproot Mj ' 0uij ? 7O r?lnbV, 1bftt our f loo WR 0? 3n ,doe 1t?Bt ' itftr- ' 5|)ftwi led bnnnor vjet wr ve QpritecUfliol fee trae,flnd1tie :iomeof1bebtiftveT Trnncis Scott Kpu Francis Scott Key was in- spired to write the " Star SpaiiRled naniier " during the Hattlc of Ft. McHenry, Bal- timore, 1814. FRATERNITIES ■ nnn i r Holloway, O ' Xcil, Wcrthcinn.!-, Linton. Healy, J. Harrison. McEntee, Olds, Long Stanton. R. Powers, Carrico, Witter, Mathews, Shoemaker, Thomas INTER-FRATERNITY COUNCIL KAPPA ALPHA J. Harrison, Olds sigma phi sigma Shoemaker, Schofield SIGMA NU Thomas, Linton phi sigma kappa Powers, O ' Neil delta sigma phi Carrico, Wertheimer nu sigma omicron Healy, McEntee delta psi omega Witter, Holloway delta mu Cashell, Bromley SIGMA TAU omega Stanton, Mathews ALPHA gamma Long One humlred fitly scL ' cn One hundred fifty eight ••iiniin v Hwnnmiwiiwiiitytn • KAPPA ALPHA Founded at Vii hirniluii cind l.i-c in 1H(}5 BETA KAPPA CHAPTER Established I J 1 4 Publication — Kappa Alpha Journal L. B. Broughton E. N. Cory H. F. Cotterman Dr. W. A. Griffith FRATRES IN FACULTATE L. J. Poelma C. S. Richardson J. H. Schad T. B. Symons T. H. TaHaferro R. V. Truitc R. N. Young FRATRES IN URBE S. B. Shav C. L. Mackert R. D ' Arcy Bonnet Paul Doerr I. Burbage Harrison Joseph Harrison George Aman Raymond D. Blakeslee WilHam H. Cockerill Herbert D. Gorgas Walker A. Hale John T. Batson James H. Benner Charles B. Bishop Harry D. Bowman Shaw Blakistone Walter Bonnet William K. Cogswell Joseph H. Deckman Paul D. Fellows Robert Gaylor Edwin Harlan FRATRES IN UNIVERSITATE Class of Nineteen Tii ' enty-Eight Henry Matthews Edson B. Olds, Jr. Charles Pugh Charles Shelton Class of Nineteen Twenty-Nine John L. Keenan Gordon A. Kessler Emmett T. Loane Milton M. Price Class of Nineteen Thirty William P. Chaffinch William W. Cobey William W. Evans Urban T. Linzey, Jr. Class of Nineteen Thirty-One Thomas H. Stephens Edward M. Tenney, Jr. James Earle Zulick B. Stanley Simmons Gerald T. Snyder Francis D. Stephens William I. Russell Charles R. Ross John N. Umbarger Richard M. Whke Lester W. Harris Harold C. Jones Ercell L. Maloney Harry E. Milburn Riciiard E. Roberts George O. Tobias WM One hundred filty nine One hundred sixty SIGMA PHI SIGMA Founded al the L ' niCcrsiU c ! ' ' dnia in I OS DELTA CHAPTER Established University of Maryland I " I b Puhlicalion — The Monad Geary Eppley Harry B. Hoshall Jacob E. Metzger FRATRES IN FACULTATE Milton A. Pyle Burton Shipley James T. Spann Samuel S. Steinberg FRATRES IN URBE Burton A. Ford Watson I. Ford George Hough H. B. MacDonnel Samuel J. Ady, Jr. William Burleigh, Jr. Raymond Carrington Walter Chapman, Jr. Slater Davidson Benjamin Dyer Harold L. Kreider Philip A. Insley Francis J. Porter Oscar C. Everhart C. Wesley Frame Wilfred E. Higgins William J. Kinnamon Alfred T. Myers Harry T. Cannon William F. Chew Lawrence R. Chiswell Maurice J. Glynn Howard F. Kinnamon Carl O. Mclntire FRATRES IN UNIVERSITATE Cltiss of Niiic cfii TiLcnty-Eighf Daniel C. Fahey, Jr. John D. Gadd Horace R. Hampton Albln F. Knight C rt$s i f hUnetccn Twenty-Nine William H. Schofield Edward A. Shepherd J. Frederick Simmons Cliiss of Nineteen Thirty James S. Morris George T. Phipps Harry Schramm William L. Shank Class of Nineteen Thirty-One Ralph Garrith Frederic A. Middleton Bernard H. Miller J. Alfred Myers Norman I. Shoemaker John C. Slack Alfred F. Weirich C. Merrick Wilson Russell Spcnce Edward Valliant Harry N. Wilson Harry A. Jar vis James Lee James R. Patchett Gilbert B. Rude Robert Safford Lloyd P. Shank Mark B. Shank One hundred xixtu 1 » One hundred sixty two SIGMA NU Founded at V ' lryinii; MiliUiry InstiliHe 1869 DELTA PHI CHAPTER Established in 10 U Publication — The Delta FRATRES IN FACULTATE Thomas Spence Leslie Bopst FRATRES IN URBE E. A. Christmas W. C. Supplee Elmer A. Beavens George Abrams FRATRES IN UNIVERSITATE Uiiclcmified Austin L. Crothers CUiii of Nineteen Twenty-Eight John K. Daly Robert B. Emerson Clciis of Nineteen Twenty-Nine Fred B. Linton John B. Parsons Douglas I. Smink C rtis of Nineteen Thirty Nicholas A. Janetzke George F. Madigan Robert F. Quinn John J. Radice George H. Roberts elms of Nineteen Thirty-One John A. Kay Milton E. Dix Warren C. Mitchell Henry Walls Donald H. Adams Joseph H. Baflford Lawrence J. Bomberger George Burroughs Charles V. Koons Benjamin F. Cox Omar D. Crothers Miles Falkenstein Bryant L. Hanback Albert B. Heagy Maurice L. Brashears Willis T. Frazier John P. Le Roy Alfred H. Schaefer Lewis W. Thomas Henry S. Whiteford Delbert L. Zahn William T. Page Robert T. Settle Lawrence Smallwood Melvin E. Koons Charles R. Dodson Alfred A. Owens Warren E. Rabbitt , ir One hundred sixty three - 1(1-7 ' One hundred sixty four PHI SIGMA KAPPA Founiicd at Massachusetts Agricultural College in 187 } ETA CHAPTER Established University of Maryland (Baltimore ) 1897 Established at College Park in 19ZS Publication — Signet HRATRES IN FACULTATE Or. R.nnioiul Rccd FRATRES IN UNIVERSITATE Rodney P- Currier Elwcod R. Nicholas Ralph W. Powers Fred E. Bradstreet Elmer R. Cramer Wilbur Behymer Robert W. Dallas William E. Fleischmann Irving D. Chaney John G. Clary Darvis M. Dixon Class of Niiic mi Tiicti y-Eiy, jf William H. Press John E. Savage Edward N. SnoufFer, Jr. Class of N iicfccii T iirtity-Niiic Henry C. Fox Albert L. Guertler Class of Nineteen Thirty Homer Gilclirest Jack A. Ladson John T. O ' Neill Jerrold V. Powers Class of Nineteen Thirty-One Orrin C. Eadie Edward J. Eierman William A. Fisher William H. Leyking Eugene B. Daniels Roger V. Snouffer William K. Waller Harrv W. Wells Robert E. Hoar Theodore B. Weiss John V. Robertson Dorrance Talbot Rov B. Tansill Thornton W. Parran John W. Peyton Arley R. Unger One hundred sixty five i -y MUtMmiL,E One hundred sixty six DELTA SIGMA PHI Founded at the College of the City of Neio York in 1899 ALPHA SIGMA CHAPTER Estiiblished in l ' 4 Publications — The Carnation. The Sphinx W. H. E. Jaeger Earle S. Bellman FRATRES IN FACULTATE Charles Hale George J. Schultz John E. Faber Leander S. Stuart Evan Wheaton Louis Carrico Irving Greenlaw Fred Linkous Walter Atkinson Tiiurston Dean Owen Connaughton Wilfred Covington Albert Dean Charles Dean John Dent Paul Butz Rudolpih Carrico William Dent Truman Ensor Austin Healy FRATRES IN UNIVERSITATE Class of Nineteen Twenty-Eight Burton McGann Carl Slemmer Class of Nineteen T iienty-Nine William Fletcher Franklin Haller Class of Nineteen Thirty John Hamilton John Henry Fred Hetzel John Howard Girard Lee Class of Nineteen Thirty-One John Hill Oscar Kafer Adolph Koldeway Henry McDonald Nelson Spottswood Howard Tippett John Woodward Philip Wertheimer Arthur Wondrack John McDonald Fred Ribnitzki Hume Smith Nick Warcholy Melvin Young John Pitzer Robert Snyder Charles Zacharie George Hendrickson George Vieweg One hundred sixty scivn yjtLUUL One hundred sixty eight PHI ALPHA Founded at George Wushington Universitii in 19 14 DELTA CHAPTER FRATRES IN UNIVERSITATE Graduate Stitdcnf Morris Daskais Claii. of Nineteen Twenty-Eight Elick E. Norris Howard S. Jacobson Robert A. Rubenstein Clan of Nineteen Twenty-Nine David A. Rosenfeld Arthur J. Statman Hyman P. Friedman Mac H. Herstien Clas:i of Nineteen Thirty Jack Medwedeff Henry R. Pear Harry K. Needle Class of Nineteen Thirty-One Bernard Rosen Julius A. Shapiro One hundred slxiy nine dU One hunderd seventy ALPHA OMICRON PI Founded at Barnard College in 1897 PHI DELTA CHAPTER Estublishfd in 1914 Publication — To Drayma Mrs. Frank Bomberger Mrs. L. B. Brougliton Mrs. Leslie Bopst PATRONESSES Mrs. Burton A. Ford Mrs. Robert S. Lytle Mrs. Enos Ray Mrs. Charles Richardson Miss Amalia Shoemaker Mrs. Samuel M. Shoemaker Mrs. Warren Taliaferro Mrs. Charles E. Temple SORORES IN FACULTATE Frieda McFarland Mary Evelyn Kuhnle Grace E. Laleger Ruth Barnard Edith Burnside Edna Burnside Olyure Hammack Margaret Crunkleton Grace Maxwell Julia Arnold Madeline Bernard Lenore Blount Virginia Blount Jane Hammack SORORES IN UNIVERSITATE GraJuatc Student Josephine Blandford C ((.vs ' ) Niin ' tccii Twenty-Eight Cliiss of Nineteen Tircnty-N ne Phyllis Harbaugh Aline Herzog Mildred Hislop Phyllis Kress Class of Nineteen Thirty Margaret Leighton Evalyn Ridout Class of Nineteen Thirty-One Mildred Kettler Joy Linton Margaret McGarvey Elizabeth Walton Ruth Miles Nova Orr Thompson Milly L. Woolman Margaret Temple Hazel Tenney Adele Siehler Barbara Schilling Genevieve Wright Gwendolyn Sargeant Virginia Smith Martha Ross Temple Mrs. E. B. Sheldon House Mother One hundred seventy one One hundred seventy-two iiiiiiiiiituiiwmnminiiniiiniiiiiiiiiniiinit SIGMA DELTA Founded at the University of Maryland l ' 20 Mrs. Charles Appleman Mrs. Edwin Connor PATRONESSES Mrs. Harry Patterson Mrs. Thomas Symons Mrs. Albert Woods Mrs. Stewart Shaw SORORES IN FACULTATE Miss Marie Mount Constance Church Olive Edmonds Frances Freeny Frances Gunby SORORES IN UNIVERSITATE Chiii of Nineteen Twenty-Eight Louise Marlow Mary Jane McCurdy Frances Morris Virginia Price Ruth Williams Mildred Wimer Mary Stewart York Katherine Appleman Mena Edmonds Class of Nineteen Tivenfy-Nine Eleanor Freeny Anna Price Emily Herzog Audrey Ryon Anne Matthews Catherine Barnsley Virginia Fooks Dorothea Frcseman Adelaide Gallup Margaret Herrmann Class of Nineteen Thirty Roberta Howard Margaret Karr Grace Lee Florence McLeod Margaret Meigs Class of Nineteen Thirty-One Eleanor Baumel Reba Ensor Anne Eliason Curry Nourse Alice Orton Elsie Ryon Louise Townsend Margaret Wisner Geraldine Parry Isabel Symons Mrs. Brown House Mother One hundred xeCenly three One hundred seventy fout KAPPA XI Founded til Ihv Univernily of Marylund l ' 14 Mrs. B. E. Carmlcliael Mrs. Helen Eisenberg Dr. Susan Mary Bourke Christine Brumfield Alice Burdick Rose Alice Laughlin Margaret McMinimy Bernice Balch Isabel Bewick Elizabeth Carmichacl Harriett Bishop Marjorie Cullen Emily Fuller Adelaide Grey PATRONESSES Mrs. Frederic E. Lee SORORES IN FACULTATE Miss Alma Preinkert SORORES IN UNIVERSITATE Graduate Student Helen Connor ' . Unclassified Mary Graybill Class of Nineteen Twenty-FJi Lit Elizabeth Edmiston Louise Harbaugh Josephine Kelly Class of Nineteen Twenty-Nine Class of Nineteen Thirty Regis Dunnigan Eames Harrison Class of Nineteen Thirty-One Inez HofFa Elizabeth Kirkwood Helen Mead Elizabeth Mims Mrs. C. J. Pierson Mrs. W. Mitchell Price Miss Constance Stanley Irene Mead Nona Miliner Margaret Wolf Evelyn Moore Frances Norton Estella Hoflfa Marion Lane Maude Lewis Margaret Wade Dorothy White Elizabeth Wittig Anne Wolf Mrs. White House Mother One hundred sfVcnly iiv One hundred seVenty siV iliiiiiiiiiiiii Mimiiinm«» ' ALPHA UPSILON CHI Founded at the University of Maryland 1926 Mrs. J. E. Metzger Mrs. Eleanor Murphy Roselle Bishoff Tlielma Elliott Alverta Miller Mary Murray Marian BuUard Isabel Dynes Marye Boyd Winifred Gahan PATRONESSES Mrs. A. L. Schrader SORORES IN FACULTATE Mrs. T. H. Taliaferro Mrs. Claribel Welsh Class of Nineteen Tiventy-Ei;j,Lit Alma Essex Phyllis Hoviser Frances Gruver Jane Kirk Class of Nineteen Twenty-Nine Class of Nineteen Thirty Alice Philips Louise Sellman Evangeline Gruver Ruth Lawless Class of Nineteen Thirty-One Maryvee Glass Mary Elizabeth Koons Felisa Jenkins Norma Rowe V One hundred seventy seven One hundred seventy eight iniiniiiiiniii NU SIGMA OMICRON Founded ill the University of Mary ' and in 1 ' ) I 6 Oscar Bruce Lawrence Hodgins FRATRES IN FACULTATE Earl M. Pickens P. H. Otto Reinmiith Clarence T. Blanz James G. Gray, Jr. Howard G. McEntee Howard H. Anderson, Jr. Earl Beauchamp H. Ross Black, Jr. Allen W. Barnes D. Delmas Caples August L. Ewald, Jr. Robert F. Healy Edward E. Hudson Harold B. Robinson Vance R. Sullivan Alvin S. Klein Ira L. Wales FRATRES IN UNIVERSITATE Clais of " Nineteen Tivenfy-Eii hf J. Morris Jones Reese L. Sewell elms of Nineteen Twenty-Nine Philip Corkran Eugene Creed, Jr. Harry Gray Class of Nineteen Thirty J. Donald Kieflfer Madison E. Lloyd George A. Matheke Richard K. Rash Class of Nineteen Thirty-One Harry C. Hess, Jr. Douglas M. Parks Willis M. Doran Frank R. Stephenson Robert P. Kapp John E. Holland, Jr. A. Scott Pollock John E. Schueler Francis P. Walters Luther M. Harper Harry G. Street Ernest V. Hines Robert McCandlish Gerald L. Munson Donald Miller Wilbur A. Jones One hundred seucnii nine if f n One hundred eighiy DELTA PSI OMEGA Founded at the University of Maryland in 1920 DeVoe Meade Lee Schrader William Moore John Cleveland Stanleigh Jenkins John Leatherman Samuel Molesworth Weller Holloway Pienry Holzapfcl McClave Holzapfel James Hudson Watson Algire David Blenard Nelson Cameron Albert Cook Carl Everstine Robert Allen James Andrews George Brouillet FRATRES IN FACULTATE Robert Watklns FRATRES IN UNIVERSITATE Graduate Students Class of Nineteen Tucnty-Eight Edwin Paige Elmer Rehberger George Richard Class of Nineteen Twenty-Nine John Norton Preston Ramsay Kenneth Ramsburg Class of Nineteen Thirty Squire Hamer Amos Holter Chalmers Hughes Kendall Jarvis Randall Linlnger Burnam Mace Class of Nineteen Thirty-One Joseph Caldara Melvin Derr Lawrence Downey Edward Ewald Mark Welsh Charles White Wilbur Streett Joseph Strohman Frank Witter Charles Caldwell John Lang Ross Smith Theret Taylor Edward Wheeler William Wilson Bennett McPhatter Morris Remsburg Robert Remsburg William Scott Roland Speer George Hargis Carter Hamel Mark Woods One hundred eiyhty one i fc»¥lt.JLiJLfc nA Jfr JTjl 1 Vk t t t t irv t One hundred eighttj two DELTA MU Foundt ' d at the University of Maryland in 1910 William B. Kemp Frank M. Lemon FRATRES IN FACULTATE Arthur C. Parsons Paul D. Sanders FRATRES IN UNIVERSITATE Graduate Student Luther Bromley Francis Carpenter J. R. Jones Harry Cashell James Dale, Jr. Charles Denton Richard Epple William Hopkins Farrell Bromley Elbert Howell Arthur D. Bowers William H. Burhans Gerald Coe C i .vs of Nineteen Tiventy-Ei ' ht John Ryerson Donald Shook Chns of Nineteen Twenty-Nine Richard Insley Wade Insley Warren Meyers Benjamin Munroe Cliiss of Nineteen Thirty John Keister Leonard Vogel Class of Nineteen Tliirty-One Kenneth S. Kesecker Samuel T. Royer Harold Thomcn Edward Troth Harry Ort Walter Plumley, ft Earl Sangston Barton Stiftler Charles Van AlKn James Wilson Loris Williams George Taylor James Wallace Robert Warfel One hundred eighty three One hundred eighty four SIGMA TAU OMEGA Founded at University of Maryland m 192! FRATRES IN FACULTATE Kenneth A. Clark FRATRES IN URBE John E. Rice John Allan Mathews John O. Hay Bruce R. Billmeyer Robert D. Clark William H. Elliot Robert L. Evans Arthur P. Dunnigan Howard T. Petty Raymond E. Gable Melvin C. Beachy Julian Bowman George N. Copes FRATRES IN UNIVERSITATE Class of Nineteen Twenty-Eight Oris L. Rader Class of Nineteen Twenty-Nine Ross K. Gcssford Thomas H. Graham Merle F. Hershberger Robert A. Hitch Class of Nineteen Thirty William L. Hammersley, Jr. William L. Lucas Class of Nineteen Thirty-One Rankin M. Hatfield Josiah A. Hunt Thorman A. Nelson Harvey H. Stanton Samuel H. Winterberg Raymond F. lager William L. Lamar James Mackintosh Lawrence P. Winnemore Eugene Roberts David J. Nevius William R. Gifford Vernon C. Spitznagle Earl Wilhelm Marshall Wilhelm : «i One hundred eighty Hve One hundred eighty six ALPHA GAMMA Founded at the University of Maryland in 1926 William J. Hart Wells E. Hunt Burwell B. Powcl Frederick N. Dodge William C. Cooper Arthur B. Hamilton Robert S. Johnston Isaac R. Canaday Charles G. Grey Lloyd E. Groshon Arthur Ahalt Kenneth W. Baker Austin H. Bikle Russell D. Henry FRATRES IN FACULTATE FRATRES IN UNIVERSITATE Graduate Students Norwood C. Thornton Clan of Nineteen Twenty-Eight Marion A. Ross Class of Nineteen Tifenty-Nine Joseph C. Long Ralph B. Nestler Class of Nineteen Thirty Ernest S. Hemming Herbert R. Hoopes Ira Lee Langeluttig Class of Nineteen Thirty-One Vernon D. Holter Henry F. Long Elihu C. McFadden John Ridgely Parks Robert Lee Pryor Samuel H. DeVault Arthur G. McCall Engelbert Schmidt Harry W. Beggs Raymond J. Romary William R. Teeter Marion W. Wallace Norman E. Pennington William L. Sanders Arthur Schreiber John B. Savage James W. Coddington Arthur F. Martin James R. Ward " fflil ' l One hundred eighty seven One hundred eighty eight n n l1n Mllll lmlll nlll f HlfM TAU EPSILON PHI Founded at Columbia Universiti in 1 ' ■) 1 TAU BETA CHAPTER Established at the University of Maryland (College Park). 1927 f Publication — Plume FRATRES IN UNIVERSITATE Chiss of Niiicfcci! TiiTiify-Eif ht Henry Brown Bernard A. Korostoff Daniel R. Robinson Class of Nineteen Tiicnty-Niiie Harry A. Teicelbaum Julian Venezky Irving H. Rosenbaum Class of Nine fee II Thirty Samuel Spector Bernard Becker Morris Cohen Simon S. Duckman Class of Nineteen Thirty-One Julius Eisenstark Oscar Frankel Sidney Silverman Louis J. Markowitz One hundred eiijhty nine Si.ijk , Fiaiikliii, (.■.. luuiim, i ' .i-.ina, Di Filippo, ( lent He MazzoUm, l i Stasio. iJavnIos, Pisai ia, Jerardi ALPHA PHI SIGMA Founded at the University o ' Mariiland m l ' 27 FRATRES IN UNIVERSITATE Chm of Niiictccii Twciity-Niiic Joseph J. Davolos Frank Di Stasio Frank A. Franklin Andrew R. Mazzolini Charles C. Pagana Class of Nine feci? Thirty Class of Nineteen Thirty-Oue Phillip J. Di Filippo Edward A. Pisapia Charles A. Gentile Peter S. Scoles J. Victor Jerardi Joseph M. Cosimano One hundred ninety HONORARY FRATERNITIES PHI KAPPA PHI Founded at University of Maine in 189 7 Established University of Maryland in 1920 Publication — Phi Kappa Phi Journal C. O. Appleman E. C. Auchter V. R. Voswell L. B. Broughton B. H. Bennett O. C. Bruce H. C. Byrd K. A. Clark C. M. Conrad Myron Creese E.N. Cory H. F. Cotterman Geary Eppley FRATRES IN FACULTATE Frank E. Gardner Harry Gwinner A. N. Johnson W. B. Kemp C. F. Kramer Pearl A. McConnell H. B. McDonnell Edna B. McNaughton DeVoe Meade J. E. Metzger Marie Mount J. B. S. Norton E. I. Oswald H. J. Patterson Otto Reinmuth A. L. Schrader W. S. Small T. H. Taliaferro F. B. Trenk R. V. Truitt W. P. Walker R. M. Watkins C. E. White W. T. L. Taliaferro W. E. Whitehouse H. G. Clapp Helen Connor Geoffrey Houghland FRATRES IN UNIVERSITATE Graduate M. J. Horn A. F. Mason R. G. Rothgeb E. H. Schmidt C. L. Smith M. C. Thornton G. M. Forsythe M. H. Haller Lester P. Baird F. Y. Brackbill Constance Church P. L. Doerr W. A. Dynes F. H. Evans 1927-1928 Elections Graduates P. V. Mook Hugh Ross Undergraduates Frances F. Freeny Frances I. Gruver M. Evelyn Kuhnle Grace Laleger Mary J. McCurdy R. C. Yoder H. H. Zimmerley E. E. Norris B. B. Powell Virginia S. Price M. H. Sachs J. F. Witter Mary S. York One hundred ninety tu o SIGMA XI Founded at Curnell University in 1886 Established University of Maryland in I92i FRATRES IN FACULTATE C. O. Applemnn E. C. Auchter V. R. Boswell B. E. Carmichael Tobias Dantzig C. G. Eichlin L. W. Erdman M. O. Foreman F. E. Gardner F. W. Geise N. E. Gordon M. M. Haring R. A. Jehle A. N. Johnson E. S. Johnston M. S. Karasch J. B. S. Norton H. J. Patterson R. A. Pearson E. M. Pickens R. C. Reed A. G. McCall A. F. Woods P. W. Zimmerman One hundred ninety three I ' tit l One hundred ninety four OMICRON DELTA KAPPA Society tor the Reiognition of College Leadership Founded at Washington and Lee University in I ' )14 SIGMA CIRCLE Established University of Maryland in I ' ) 27 Publication — The Circle JL owa T FRATRES IN FACULTATE Raymond A. Pearson Harry C. Byrd Willard S. Small Reginald V. Truitt Edward N. Cory Donald H. Adams Joseph H. Bafford W. Walter Chapman Paul L. Doerr Daniel C. Fahey, Jr. Arthur W. Greenwood H. Ross Black, Jr. Herbert N. Budlong FRATRES IN UNIVERSITATE Class of Niiic iTii Tivciify-E ghf Class of Nineteen Ttventy-Nine Omar D. Crothers Ray W. Carpenter William B. Kemp Charles S. Richardson Gordon F. Cadisch Geary Eppley Fred C. Linkous Ralph W. Powers John E. Savage Reese L. Sewell Roger V. Snouflfer J. Franklin Witter Gordon A. Kessler Fred B. Linton One hundred ninety live 4 yp One hundred ninety six iiminiiintiiii ALPHA ZETA Honorary Agricultural Fraternity Founded at Ohio State College in 1897 MARYLAND CHAPTER Established 1920 C. O. E. C. Auchter V. R. Boswell B. E. Carmichael R. W. Carpenter K. A. Clark W. J. Hart FRATRES IN FACULTATE W. E. Hunt L. W. Ingham DeVoe Meade R. A. Pearson G. D. Quigley A. L. Schrader F. B. Trenk Benjamin H. Bennet John E. Fabcr William H. Moore FRATRES IN URBE R. G. Rothgcb N. C. Thornton W. P. Walker W. H. Moore R. D ' Arcy Bonnet Walter Chapman, Jr. William C. Cooper Joseph C. Long Raymond Romarv FRATRES IN UNIVERSITATE Graduate Studctifs Engelbert H. Schmidt Clan of Nineteen Tueiity-Eii jt Class uf Nineteen Ttieiity-Nine Daniel Fahey, Jr. Franklin J. Witter Ross V. Smith Stanley P. Stabler C. Merrick Wilson Class of Nineteen Tliirty Charles G. Grey One hundred ninety seven f Onv hundred ninety eight Myron Creese A. N. Johnson PHI MU Honorary Engineering Fraternity Founded at University of Maryland in 1923 FRATRES IN FACULTATE G. E. Ladd S. S. Steinberg FRATRES IN UNIVERSITATE Graduate Students Wilbur Arthur Streett Class of Nineteen Tiventy-Eigbt Lester P. Baird Wilham A. Dynes Arthur Ward Greenwood Delbcrt B. Lowe John Allen Mathews Elick Edward Norris Edwin C. Page Robert L. Palmer Class of Nineteen Tiietity-Se Harrv D. Cashell Rudolph W. Dauber Robert L. Evans Charles V. Koons John M. Leach Ralph C. Van Allen One hundred nmely nine KfeV-CJlAJUA Two hundred SIGMA DELTA PI Hunurary Spanish fraterni lii Founded at University of California m I ' H DELTA CHAPTER Established 1920 Miss Constance Stanley FRATRES IN FACULTATE A. C. Parsons Thomas Pvlcs Constance Church Evelyn V. Eckert Thelma Elliott FRATRES IN UNIVERSITATE Class of Ni net ecu Tivcnfy-Eight Russell Jones Donald Shook Edward Troth Dorothy Beall Raymond Blakeslee Harry Cashell Elizabeth Garber Clemencia Cause Clas!. of Nine ecu Tueiity-Niiie Hazel Belle Kreider Frances Maisch Marcia Pierce Adele Siehler John Vierkorn Donald De Marr Cliiss of Nineteen Thirty Adelaide Gallup ,nr Two hundred one TuJQ hunilri-J iwu ALPHA CHI SIGMA Honorary Chemical Fraternity Founded at the University of Wisconsin in 1902 ALPHA RHO CHAPTER Established in 1 17 Publication — Hexagon L. E. Bopst L. B. Broughcon C. M. Conrad E. C. Donaldson N. E. Gordon FRATRES IN FACULTATE M. M. Haring H. J. Patterson O. P. H. Reinmuth E. G. Vanden Bosche C. E. White H. G. Clapp F. O. CockcriUc G. B. Conke FRATRES IN UNIVERSITATE Graduate S mleiifs A. E. Nock J. E. Rice N. C. Thornton I ' . Y. Brackbill R. H. Brubaker W. L. Faith Class uf Nineteen Tiieiity-FJght D. T. Longenberger G. S. Weiland B. R. Biihncycr G. A. Kesslcr W. L. Lamar Class of Nineteen Ttienty-Nine A. T. Mvers H. E. Ore G. T. Semesky Ta ' o hundred three •S SC W l S M 1L.K. 6 Two hundri ' d four niifnniwiinii m. SCABBARD AND BLADE Foundcil III ibf Unn ' tTsrty ot Wisconsin in l ' 04 COMPANY I, THIRD REGIMENT Eslablished at University ot Maryland in 1922 Captain W. P. Scobey Lester Baird Francis Carpenter Walter Chapman, Jr. r. ' Benjamin Dyer Richard Epple Wilham Hopi ins FRATRES IN FACULTATE Lieutenant Edward H. Bowes Lieutenant Robert Young FRATRES IN UNIVERSITATE Class of Nineteen Tucnty-Eight Roy Cheek Paul Doerr Daniel Fahey, Jr. Class of Nineteen Twenty-Nine Frederick Linton Francis Porter Edward Shepherd Arthur W. Greenwood Horace Hampton Donald Shook Ralph Van Allen Alfred Weirich Henry Wheeler TiCo hundred fii ' e Garber, A. ilathews, IMcCurdy. Williams Gunby, A. Price, McMinimy, M. Norris, O. Edmonds THETA GAMMA Miss Mount SORORES IN FACULTATE Mrs. McFarland Mrs. Welsh Roselle Bishoff Mary Bourke Alice Burdick Olive Edmonds Katherine Appleman Elizabeth Garber Anne Matthews SORORES IN UNIVERSITATE Class uf ' Nineteen Twetify-Eight Josephine Godbold Frances Gunby Jane Kirk Class of ' Nineteen Twenty-Nine Naomi Morris Mary Jane McCurdy Virginia Price Ruth Williams Mary Stewart York Frances Norton Anna Price Mrs. Mary Rogers |?WJfiW:W 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 Two hundred six REVEILLE Once upon a morning dreary, while I slumbered weak and weary, Slumbered sweetly to the music of a most harmonious snore, Suddenly there came a blowing, like a cyclone fiercly flowing, Or a hurricane a-going, going past my chamber door: " Tis the devil, sure, " I muttered, " come from night ' s Plutonian shore, After me — and nothing more. " Presently my soul grew stronger — hesitating then no longer: " Mr. Devil, " said I, " truly your forgiveness I implore — But the truth is I was sleeping " — then, through transom-light a-peeping I could see no evil spirit, in the air or on the floor; But I saw the bugler creeping, creeping from my chamber door — Simply this, and nothing more. And the bugle still is blowing, still is blowing, still is blowing. Every solitary morning, ' just outside my chamber door; And the sound has all the seeming, to a man who still is dreaming Of a screeching fiend of Hades, just outside my chamber door — And I cuss the blaitcJ bugle as I jump upon the floor — REVEILLE, forever more! C. S. R.— 1902 Reveille. Twn hundred seven Stephen Decatur, naval hero and son of Maryland. The Baltimore and Ohio Rail- road opened the first modern railway line in America at Haltimore in 1828. ATHLETICS Two hundred ten COACHING STAFF n ( ( " (. " URLEV " ) Rl raisity I-outball and Track Coach H. Burton ( " Ship " ) Shipley Varsity Basketball and Baseball Coach Geary ( " Swede " ) Eppt.ey John E. ( " Jack " ) Faber ■issistaiit Coach Varsity Track, Coach Freshman Track Varsilv Lacrosse. Freshman Football, Freshmait Basketball Coach Robert M. ( " Bunt " ) Watkins Freshman Baseball Coach R. V. Truitt Varsity and h reshman Cross Couiitrv Coach Tit ' o hundred eleven Wondrack, Parsons. Lcatliennan, Linkous. Streett Crothers, Blanz, Loane, Holloway, Dyer, Spicknall, Simmons, Wells Fahey, Spottswood, B. Harrison, Bafford, Thomas. Davidson, Troth, Hampton, Gadd WEARERS OF THE M Football Adams Dodson Linkous Roberts Winterberg Bafford Heagy McDonald Snyder Wondrack Chapman Keenan Parsons Tenney Young Crothers Kessler Pugh Cross-Coiiiiiry Thomas Zuhck Gadd Myers Remsburg Morris Plumley Baikcthall Schrieber Adams Evans Hetzt ' 1 Madigan Dean Heagy Spicknall Linkc Rifle us Radice Wells Troth Lacrosse Wooster Davidson Harrison Linkous Streett DeRan Holloway Loane Track Blanz Matthews Pugh Fahey Neunam Baseball Thomas Bromley Tennis Kessler Dyer Shelton Troth Schofield Spottswood ■pr«r Two hundred twelve O O T B A L L - D C 1 2 n H o o PL, u c C " •5 " i i C rt saffi Tu- ' o hundred fourteen FOOTBALL CHRONICLE OFFICIALS H. C. BvRD Coach JACK Faber Freshman Coach " Pike " Albaugh .Trainer Walter Chapman, Jr Manager Albert Guertler _ Assistant Manager Captain " Bin " Bafford Bafford, Captain Heagy Adams Keenan Crothers Kessler Dodson Linkous Brown Covington Epple Evans Fletcher Hanback Heintz Hetzel SQUAD Letter Men McDonald Pugh Roberts Reseries Higgins Madigan Matlieke SCHEDULE Snyder Tenney Thomas Parsons Porter Radice Winterberg Wondrack Young Zulick Ribnitzki Smallwood Warcholy Wilson U. September 24 Washington College of M. 80 October L University of South Carolina — 26 October 8 University of North Carolina 6 October 15 Virginia Polytechnic Institute 13 October 22 Virginia Military Institute 10 October 29 - Washington and Lee U niversity 6 November 5 Yale University 6 November 12 University of Virginia.... November 19 Vanderbilt University 20 November 24 Johns Hopkins University 13 December 3 University of Florida 6 FOOTBAL RESUME The football campaign of 1927 left in its wake a satis- faction in hard-earned vic- tories, and a keen sense of dis- appointment over the defeat by Hopkins, Maryland ' s an- cient rival. The Washington College game ushered in the season for Maryland, and the Old Liners got away to a good start by overwhelming the Eastern Shore team, eighty to opi . 7 7 6 13 30 21 39 14 7 Auams Walter Chapman, Mgr. TiL ' o hundred I ' ll lecn CROTHERS MCDONALD nothing. Roberts ' punting, a ninety-yard dash by Thomas, and numerous runs by Pugh provided the high-Hghts of the one-sided affair. Maryland continued on her victorious way by decisively defeating South Carolina. The Gamecocks failed to come up to expectations, and Maryland was able to pile up a big score in comparatively easy fashion. After such an Impressive start, the Old Line ' s defeat in the game with North Caro- lina at Chapel Hill was a distinct surprise. For the first quarter Maryland looked like the team that crushed South Carolina; but with the advent of rain, came a slump from which Byrd ' s men failed to recover. The first and only Maryland score came in the first period, when the Old Liners, led by the fine playing of Thomas, pushed their way across Carolina ' s line by consecutive rushes. On the following Saturday Maryland engaged the V. P. L Cadets at Blacksburg, and this time succeeded in placing her score in the win column. The feature of the game was Roberts ' sensational run. Catching a long punt from Peake, Poly ' s backfield star, he wove his way back through the Gobbler defense, and with effective interference by Jack Keenan, carried the ball over for the second touchdown. Pugh Drives Through South Carolina ' s Defense Two hundred sixteen 1. ' KESSLER In an exciting game, marred by the collapse of a large portion of the stands at Tate Field in Richmond, Maryland scored her third Conference win by outpointing Virginia Military Institute, ten to six. Happily, no one was seriously injured in the collapse of the stands. Maryland ' s touchdown came early in the first period, when a series of line plunges by Thomas and passes by Kessler carried the ball over the line. In the succeed- ing quarter Roberts booted a beautiful field goal, bring the count to ten, where it stayed for the remainder of the contest. Huge crowds of " old grads " and fans from nearby cities packed the Byrd Stadium on Home-Coming Day, only to witness Maryland ' s defeat by the Washington and Lee Generals. However, despite the disappointing outcome of the contest, it is safe to assume that the huge crowd enjoyed every minute of the spectacle; for it was one of the Snydir (Above) AND KissLiR (Below) Making Gains That Helped Beat Virginia Poly Two hundred seventeen UGH ROBERTS SNYDER T hardest fought and, at the same time, most cleanly played games ever staged at College Park. Washington and Lee brought an alert and fast combination and won by virtue of playing a headier game. The Generals ' first score was the result of a recovered fumble. Maryland ' s touchdown provided the feature of the day, for it was brought about by a thrilling fifty-five-yard dash for a touchdown by " Augie " Roberts, Mary- land ' s halfback. This beautiful run did much to erase the sting of the defeat. After this, the teams battled on even terms until a fumbled punt near the close of the fray was turned into a Washington and Lee touchdown. Maryland was completely swamped by Yale in the game at New Haven, thirty to six. Caldwell led the Bulldogs ' attack in fine style, and the Old Line made but one touch- down. This lone touchdown almost made up for the crushing defeat; for it came as the result of a ninety-yard dash by Snitz Snyder, Maryland halfback. Catching a punt, Snyder wove his way through the entire Yale team, aided by effective interference by Young. It was the longest run ever made in the Yale Bowl, and the one bright spot S. " i1);k I)asii:. c, Arol. ' i Hoi-kins ' Em) Bi iiiNU Pi.Ri I.n 1 1 Rii.iu Nc i: 7 " a ' o hundred eighteen WINTERBERG WONDRACK YOUNG in an otlicrwise drab day for the Maryland rooters who made the long trip. Continuing on the down grade which they seemed to strii e after the Washington and Lee game, the Terrapins met defeat at the hands of Virginia. Maryland was unable to get under way properly; and the alert Cavalier team, taking advantage of the breaks, succeeded in piling up three touchdowns. Virginia flashed good football and deserved the win, but did not outclass Maryland quite as much as the score would indicate. Rob- erts and Linkous were the only Terrapins who played up to their usual game, the sterling play of the sophomore quarter giving Maryland rooters their only chance to cheer. At Nashvi lle on the following Saturday, Maryland encountered one of the best teams in the South and turned in a creditable performance against a superior combina- tion. Thirty-two points were piled up by Vanderbilt during the first half, while Mary- land was counting six; but in the second, the Old Liners developed a driving force that netted fourteen more. Pugh and Snyder were in the limelight for Maryland, get- ting away for much-needed runs; and Tenney provided the amusement of the day by completely divesting a Vanderbilt runner of his moleskins while attempting a tackle. But the mightiest blow came with terrifying suddenness in the shape of a fourteen to thirtceen defeat at the hands of Hopkins — the Baltimore school ' s first victory over Maryland in eleven years. An ironically misnamed Thanksgiving Day was the occasion of the sad event. The first half started with Maryland ' s second team, supplemented by Marii mtm Tr.NNF.v Making Long Gain Against South Carolina Two hundred nineteen Maryland Moves Dow n the Field Against Washington and Lee members of the third team, somewhat bewildered by Hopkins ' attack; and ended with the players in much the same condition. During this time Hopkins accumulated a lead of fourteen points, which came largely as the result of superlative punting by Lyons and a really speedy Hopkins attack. After the first team got into action. Old Line sup- porters breathed easier; and with the scoring of two touchdowns in the second half, they began to foresee a repetition of the 1926 contest. But this was not to be. With the score thirteen to fourteen, Maryland was employing straight rushing tactics and was well on the way to the third touchdown and victory, when an unfortunate attempt at an aerial game was broken up, and the golden opportunity lost. However, to take a philo- sophical attitude, the defeat was probably for the best in the long run; for it gave the Blue-Jays a long unknown thrill, and provided a topic for discussion In the operating rooms of the future. Stands at Washington and Li l Game — Home-Coming Day Two hundred twenty r n tf fi f f n »f f f 9 1 mt tMmiimi nnnnniiiniiniirininnni Thomas Scores Against Hopkins Another one-point defeat was Maryland ' s portion when the University of Florida was met at Jacksonville on December third. Florida counted seven points to the Old Liners ' six; but the Maryland team kept Florida ' s back to the wall during the entire second half, seeming to lack just the necessary punch to advance the ball across the line. Roberts again proved to be the star of the game, making a thirty-eight-yard run for Maryland ' s score, -ind keeping the ' Gators in constant hot water by virtue of his excel- lent punting. Both teams played well, considering the rain and the soggy ground; and the Old Liners showed up to very good advantage despite the one-point defeat. : ' iiir.lIunofI, ( " lark. Hampton, I.intnii Cheerleaders 7 ' a ' o hundred lu ' enly urtt " mmiHiiuiij Butz, Gueitlcr, Bunnet. Zachary, H. McDonald, Eiiman, Chew, Beiintrtt, Kuljcits, Fisher, Logan, Rabbitt, Blackistoiie, Owens, Pitzer, Frazier, LeRoy, Clary FRESHMAN FOOTBALL Bennett Cassell Blackistone Chaney Brashears Clary Briggs Downey Butz Dyott Caldara Eierman Carrico Fisher SQUAD Frazier Gaylor Glynn Gosnell Kay Knapp SCHEDULE LeRoy Logan McDonald Miller Ormiston Owens Pitzer Rabbitt Roberts Savage Umbarger Willse Zacharie Md. October 15 Western Maryland Freshmen October 22 Virginia Freshmen October 29 V. M. L Freshmen (at Lexington) 7 November 11 North Carolina Freshmen — November 19 Catholic University Freshmen 36 opp. 19 24 12 The 1927 freshman Football Squad comprised one of the greenest aggregations seen here in a long time. But although it quite failed to cover itself with glory, it neverthe- less showed great improvement at the end of the year. A tie with the Virginia yearlings and a victory over the Catholic University freshmen in the last game, was the best the Old Line freshmen could do, despite a real fighting spirit. However, Coach Faber suc- ceeded in developing a fairly creditable combination before the close of the season, and will perhaps send several capable men up for next year ' s varsity eleven. Tioo hundred twenty two BASKETBALL 7 niimiinin iiiii -3 5 Q = o • 1-1 S) i- Two hundred twenty fout ■■Hiimmmnimiiniinmimimii ■ninimi»inniittt(rirni«»tin Capt. Fred Linkous BASKETBALL CHRONICLE OFFICIALS Burton Shipley Coach Jack Faber Freshman Coach E. B. Olds, Jr Maiiaii er Augustus Winnemore Assistant Manager SQUAD Linkous, Captain Koons Adams Fiale Madigan Dean Heagy Radice Evans Hetzel Zahn SCHEDULE U. of M. Opp. December 19 Washington and Lee University 38 24 January 12 Virginia Polytechnic Institute 29 20 January 13 Washington and Lee University 31 28 January 14 Virginia Mihtary Institute 23 9 January 18 Gallaudet College 45 20 January 19 University of Kentucky 37 7 January 20 Johns Hopkins University 20 22 January 25 St. John ' s College 2 J 22 January 27 University of Virginia 26 20 January 30 Stevens Institute 31 24 February 4 United States Naval Academy 26 35 February 8 University of Pennsylvania 26 30 Febn:ary 10 North Carolina State College 36 24 February 13 University of Virginia 12 34 February 17-- Washington College 22 20 February 21 Johns Hopkins University 23 19 February 23- Virginia Polytechnic Institute 30 10 February 24.- Western Maryland College 30 29 BASKETBALL RESUME Basketball teams par excellence have become of late the accepted thing at the University of Maryland; so, accordingly, the record of fourteen victories in eighteen games for the past season caused no great amount of surprise. Coach Shipley ' s charges played consistently good basketball throughout the entire season, and finished in the forefront of the Southern Conference, losing only one Conference game, that with Virginia. The inaugural contest was with Washington and Lee at College Park, and resulted in a rather easy defeat of the Generals by the Old Line men. Following this Maryland departed on a three-game tour of Virginia, during which V. P. I., V. M. I., and Washington and Lee again were met and rather decisively defeated. Home once more, Gallaudet fell before the Old Liners, as did Kentucky, from whom much more oppo- Tid Olds, Manai cr ■U;- Ta ' o hundred twenty five tmiiitimiiii tnimnii sition was expected. Then the Terrapins sustained their first defeat of the season at the hands of an ancient rival, Hopkins. In a thriUing battle staged at Carlin ' s in Balti- more, the Blue Jays downed the Old Line aggregation by a two-point margin. Virginia was downed by six points and Stevens by seven before Maryland ' s second defeat took place. This sad event occurred at Annapolis where the future admirals rather decisively took the measure of Coach Shipley ' s proteges in a game marked by loose refereeing and numerous long shots for points. The highly touted Pennsylvania combination was the third to take Maryland into camp, in an exciting contest at Philadelphia. Maryland played a good game, but the Quakers were about four points better, garnering thirty to the Old Liners ' twenty-six. Again swinging into the win column, the Maryland court men proved their superi- Radice, Dean {Captain-Elect), Madigan, Heagy nr Two hundred twenty six The Tap-Off, When We Beat Hopkins ority over North Carolina State, but three days later played their worst game of the sea- son, when Virginia took their measure by a lopsided score. The Old Liners were decisively off form, as is evidenced by the score of thirty-four to twelve. From this time on, the record sheet is clear of defeats. Maryland vanquished Wash- ington College in a close contest, and then retaliated for a previous defeat by conquer- ing Hopkins. This last-mentioned contest was a thriller from start to finish, being rous h enough to add a certain zest in the eyes of the spectators. The result was in doubt until the last few minutes, when the Old Liners, encouraged by vociferous cheering, took a lead from which they were not toppled. After such a contest, the game with Virginia Polytechnic Institute was naturally somewhat of an anti-climax. The Gobblers showed up somewhat poorly and Maryland won in comparatively easy fashion. The one remaining game proved more of a battle than was expected, for Western Maryland brought a fighting combination to College Park and was only subdued by the Old Liners after a nip and tuck fight. One point was the margin of victory. Unfortunate scheduling prevented the representation of Maryland in the Southern Conference Tournament. Judging from the result of the season ' s contests it might be safely assumed that the Old Line school would have taken a high place. The team as a unit displayed such form that it is difficult to pick outstanding stars, but Radice and Dean, with their consistently brilliant play were rewarded with places on the mythical all-State five. Captain Linkous performed in his usual competent style, as did Adams, Heagy, Evans, Hetzel, and Madigan. Wonderful things are expected for the 1928-29 season; for with the exception of Adams and Linkous, the entire team will return. Moreover, except for Captain-elect Dean, ' every .man returning who played a regular position is a sophomore, which fact aug ' urs well for future Maryland basketball teams. Two hundred twenty seven . mm Faber, LeRoy, Deckman, Gaylor, Winnemore T.ogan, Cohen, Leykiri!:;, KaMiitt. ' ie ves, Pitzer. Di: FRESHMAN BASKETBALL Cohen Deckman Dix Gaylor SQUAD Kay LeRoy Leyking Logan SCHEDULE Pitzer Rabbitt Vieweg Md. Opp. January 10 Forest Park 3J 27 January 18. ...Western High 24 22 January 2 5 Tech High . 19 30 February 3... Baltimore Poly 36 32 February 4 Washington and Lee Freshmen 22 33 February 6 Emerson Institute 31 19 February 18 Woodrow Wilson High, Virginia 27 20 February 19 Business High _ 32 26 Freshman basketball really attracted more than a little attention this year. Due to the exceptional playing of the yearlings, many fast and fascinating games were well attended by the student body; and a great deal of interest was taken in the usually insignificant freshman games. The freshmen were able to win a large percentage of their engagements. A great deal of the credit for these consistent victories is due to the skilled coaching of Jack Faber, who drilled his team continually on the fine points of the game .If the members of the team continue to improve, several of them should have no difficulty in finding varsity berths next year. Two hundred iwenty eight ] ilinitzki, Howard, Woodward Hamilton, Warclioly, Sleiniiif r, Wondrack, Wertheimer Winning Team, Delta Sigma Phi INTER-FRATERNITY BASKETBALL The annual Inter-Fraternity Basketball Tourney was this year won by the Delta Sigma Phi quintet, which showed power throughout the play, and was easily victorious over Sigma Phi Sigma in the final round. Led by Burt McGann, diminutive but bel- ligerent and aggressive forward, the winners played really good basketball, their superior team play counting heavily in every game. The Tourney was, as usual, cleanly contested, and was not marred in any way by poor sportsmanship or bickering. Such a series is decidedly beneficial in fostering friendly relations between the various fraternities; and it is to be hoped that it will long remain an institution at Maryland. 7 " a ' o hundred Iwcnly nine miiiiniiunwimmMmmii . ' itsjiirtji, ' l ySdlJU C4«s«Sii:? ' Fraternity Teams TiL ' o hundred thirty iniiiiiiiiiiiiHiimiiinnmiiiiniti, . USa-ss. " iiinu Fraternity Teams Two hundred thirty one JLL Two hundred thirty two T R A C K . i - 5 g .Si 3 7. «r3 .5 b£ Ta ' o hundred Ihnty four TRACK CHRONICLE OFFICIALS H. C. Byrd — Coach Geary Eppley Coach Bruce Emerson Manager Franklin Haller ., Assistant Manager SQUAD Matthews, Q ' ' . Held Plumley Wertheimer Aman Kinnamon Pugh White Bhanz Linzey Quinn Whitely Bradstreet McDonald Remsburg Young Elliott Morris Shepherd Zulick Captain " Gump " p j y Uyers Thomas Matthews TRACK RESUME The indoor campaign of 192 8 was not unsuccessful, although it did not quite measure up to that of last year. Whiteford and Sheriff were sorely missed on the relay team, although Remsburg ran well in the vacated position. The first ' test for the Old Liners came in the form of a one-mile relay competition with the Harvard and Pennsylvania fours, which Coach Byrd ' s men won in the time of 5 minutes, 28 seconds. The race was closely contested throughout; and the result was in doubt until Captain Matthews, running at anchor for Maryland, crossed the finish line. J 1 J The University of Richmond meet next attracted the attention of the Maryland trackmen, practically the entire squad taking part in this engagement. The best the Old Line squad could do, however, was to place second to Virginia in total number of points scored. The Cavaliers flashed excellent form in almost every event. The forty- five yard hurdle event provided one of the closest races of the evening, Kinnamon of Maryland being nosed out for first place in the last few yards by Decker of W. and L. Other Maryland men who placed were Blanz and Linzey, second and third respectively SCHEDULE Outiloor Season U. of M. Opl . April 7 V. M. I. at College Park - 65 61 April 14 Harvard and William and Mary 37 4 5 Harvard 100 William and Mary College 16 1 5 April 21 Navy at Annapolis 54 72 April 24 -Johns Hopkins at Baltimore .. April 27-28 Penn Relays at Philadelphia . May 5 George Washington at College Park May 11-12 SouthcrnConferenceChampion- ships at Birmingham, Ala. May 17 Virginia at College Park , Bruce Emerson, Manager Two hundred thiily five Thomas, Pugh. Qiiinn, Matthews in the half; Thomas and Pugh, second and third in the 45-yard dash; and Zulick, third in the shot-put. The one-mile relay proved a disappointment to Maryland followers at the annual meet of the New York A. C. Yale and Colgate were the Terrapins ' opponents in this race, which Colgate won. Pugh, first runner for Maryland, fell during his quarter, thus putting Maryland out of the running. It is significant that the winning time of 3:29 2 5 was over a second slower than that made by the Maryland four in their first race. More of the same kind of fortune met Coach Byrd ' s quartet in their race of the following evening, held at Philadelphia as part of the Meadowbrook games. This time Thomas i. - mi C laiuer in the V. M. I. Meet Two hundred ikirly six imtiminnnni. Blanz, Fahey, Ziilick. ' hite, Renisherf: it Thomas who fell, Pcnn State returning the winner over Colgate in this trial. The redeeming feature of the evening was Bob Quinn ' s victory in the open fifty. Running his second race for the Old Line varsity, this flying sophomore showed his heels to renowned sprinters, and tied the Maryland record of 5 2 5 seconds, which has stood since 1908. The first outdoor competition was with the V. M. I. cadets, at College Park. Mary- ■ « « -.-a f ; -- The Relay Tea Tit ' o hundred ihiriy .seOen Voiiiig, Kiiiiianion, Aman land won by the score of 6 5 to 61. The result was in doubt until the last event; and this uncertainty provided a thrill not unusually encountered in track and field meets. Unusually good marks were set in the next engagement, that with Harvard and William and Mary at Williamsburg. This triangular affair was easy for Harvard; but Maryland placed second and showed, in general, good form. The most notable performances by Maryland athletes were the winning of the 220 and 440, by Matthews and Thomas, respectively. Maryland ' s chances for a good season are unusually high. Blanz Wins the Half Mile Against V. M. I. Tivo hundred thirty eight Chew, Hess, H. Kinnamon, Bremen, Leaf, Haller Waesche, T. Jones, Fonts, Blackistone, Oberlin, D. Parks, Savage KiI)Ier, Radcliffe. Hunt, Jones. I ' lnstead. Spitznagle, Snyder. Gairetli FRESHMAN TRACK Blackistone Brashears Bremen Cosimano Chew Fellows Fouts Garreth Hess Hunt Squad Jones Kinnamon, H. Kibler Leaf Marshall McDonald, H. Parks Radcliffe Savage Snyder Spitz nagle Umstead Waesche Warfel Zacharie Zeigler Ol ' p. 82 43 Schi ' iliile U. of M. April 28 -- ____Navy at Annapolis 3 J May 1 Baltimore Poly 74 May 12 McKinley High School The freshman track squad bids fair to furnish valuable performers to next year ' s Old Line varsity. Thus far, two meets of the schedule have been run off, the freshmen breaking even, with a loss to the Navy plebes and a win over Baltimore Polytechnic Institute. The Annapolis plebes proved too strong for the yearlings, though their superiority was chiefly in the track events. McDonald of the freshmen succeeded in counting seventeen points, all in field events. This particular freshman should prove extremely valuable next year, for the varsity needs bolstering chiefly in field events. Baltimore Poly was easy, for the boys from the Monumental City were able to gather only th ree first places. Ziegler and McDonald were the big guns for the freshmen. With a little development, the present freshman track team should furnish many capable men for next year ' s varsity. Two hunJrcd (hirlii nine unmiiimm. a Q 5t U Ta ' o hundred fortij u Squad : ' Gadd, Captain Morris mtm Bowman Myers Froelich Plumley John Gadd Linzey Captain CROSS-COUNTRY CHRONICLE OFFICIALS Reginald V. Truitt Coach E. C. Paige , ..Manager Walker Hale Assistant Manager Remsburg Schrieber Wallett ScLicdnlc U. of M. Opp. October 15 V. P. I. at Blacksburg __. 28 27 October 29- . Washington and Lee 17 38 November 5 William and Mary 18 37 November 14 Virginia ..: - 22 23 November 19 Southern Conference Meet Fifth place November 26 Hopkins at Baltimore 30 27 CROSS-COUNTRY RESUME Maryland ' s cross-country teams have a record of sustained excellence, gained over a period of many years. Although somewhat overshadowed by football, the Old Line harriers do their share in contributing to Maryland ' s athletic renown. The members of this squad deserve a great deal of credit, for every fall afternoon finds them toiling wearily over the hillsides, training for the meets. This daily grind in all kinds of weather and over every kind of country has earned for them the col- loquialism of " Suicide Club, " certainly an apt cognomen. The 1927 season proved no exception to the established rule, for the Old Liners returned victorious in three of five meets and took fifth place in the Southern Confer- ence Tourney at Chapel Hill, North Carolina. The first engagement of the season was at Blacksburg with Virginia Tech. Here Maryland was defeated by one point. Myers, Morris and Gadd finished second, third and fourth respectively, but the absence of two of the Old Liners, Schrieber and Remsburg, because of illness, handicapped the team con- siderably. The next contest was with Washington and Lee at College Park, in which the Terrapins proved easy winners, by an 18-37 score. Myers, Remsburg and Gadd finished one, two, three in order, closely followed by Morris and Schrieber in fifth and sixth posi- tions. This meet was run concurrently with the football battle with the Generals on Home-Coming Day. The finish came between the halves, and the decisive victory made up in some measure for the gridiron defeat of that day. Following this, Maryland took William and Mary into camp in rather easy fashion. Myers finished first, followed by Gadd, Remsburg, Morris, and Plumley in third, fourth, Two hundred forty one fifth and sixth positions, respectively. The best the Old Liners could do at the South- ern Conference meet was to take fifth place, with Myers, as the first Maryland man, finishing in eleventh place. However, such a showing, considering the wealth of mate- rial competing, was as good as could have been expected. Virginia proved somewhat difficult, for Coach Truitt ' s men had their hands full in winning by a one-point margin. Gadd and Myers finished in a dead heat for second place, providing quite an exciting finish. On Thanksgiving Day, the Old Liners ' hard luck, extended to the cross-country course, and Hopkins won by a 27 to 30 score. Hopkins runners placed one, two, three, and were followed by three Maryland men, Myers, Gadd, and Plumley, for fourth, fifth, and sixth places. Despite the final defeat, no reason for lamentation can be found in the 1927 record of Maryland ' s cross-country team; for our men performed in a highly creditable manner and gained their share of victories. Smith, Savage. Olierlin Coniiell, Morris, Parks, Kihier Freshman Cross-Country Two hundred forty ta o A C R O PC - rt Si ' s o gW -K . Q •S D C 1 5 .St o Ta ' o hundred forty four LACROSSE CHRONICLE OFFICIALS Jack Faber Coach " Riverdale " Smith — ...Freshman Coach Horace Hampton Manager Raymond Blakeslee ...Assistant Manager Captain " Gabby ' Streett Streett, Capt. Ady Beck Cockerill Colisimo Crothers Davidson Dent De Ran Doerr Dodson Doukas Epstein Evans Squad Gorgas Harrison Heagy Hcaly Henry Holloway Kelly C. Koons M. Koons Linkous Linton Loane Price Ribnitzki Roberts Simmons Smink Snyder Spence Walter Warcholy Wilson Scliednle U. of M. March 31 L ' Hirondelle Club of Baltimore _ 4 April 7.--. __._ Randolph-Macon _ 10 April 12 Harvard , 12 April 16 Georgia Tech - 16 April 1 8 Virginia - - 1 7 April 27 Colgate 7 May 2 St. John ' s at Annapolis 7 May 5 Navy 3 May 1 2 Princeton S May 16 ..Lehigh -- May 26 Johns Hopkins opp. 1 2 2 1 4 2 2 3 LACROSSE RESUME Lacrosse, that sport in which Old Line teams always seem strong, has again started its season at Maryland. At the time of this writing it seems that the Terrapins are represented by one of the strongest combinations of all time. This season promises to hold some of the best com- petition ever seen in the Indian game; for it is expected that the intercollegiate winner will be selected to repre- sent the United States in the Olympics. The Old Line stickmen got off to a good start when they defeated Randolph-Macon 10 to 1. The visitors furnished little trouble for Maryland, and the Old Line first team performed only about half of the contest. Linkous, playing in-home for Maryland, was the big gun in the Terrapins ' attack, scoring four goals. Horace H ampton, Manager I ICO hundreil forty five Snyder, Davidson, Evans Harvard was next met and easily subdued. The Old Liners looked ragged during the first half, but found themselves in the following period and scored goal after goal. Linkous and Holloway, with five and four goals respectively, were Maryland ' s scoring aces. Georgia Tech was the next victim, being routed by a 16 to 3 score. The Yellow- Jackets furnished little opposition, and the Old Line team did not have to extend itself to win. At Charlottesville, the Terrapins continued their rampage, trampling Virginia under foot by a 17 to 1 score. The Cavaliers gave little or not opposition, as was expected. Lacrosse is new at Virginia and they have not had sufficient experience to master it. Maryland scores were evenly divided among Linkous, Evans, Smink, Snyder, Ady, and Holloway, the first three scoring three apiece and the others two. At the time this book goes into the printer ' s hands, Maryland has met no foe worthy Ady, UeKan, Crothers Two hundred forty six Dodson, Holloway. Loane. Linkous of her mettle. Consequently the future is problematicil. Colgate, the next battle on the list, is expected to provide plenty of opposition. Jack Faber, new coach for the Old Line team, only recently was handling the stick himself for Maryland; and he seems able to impart to the players that skill which brought glory to him. Prof. Truitt, who has coached Maryland men in the game for many years was obliged to resign because of other duties, but Faber seems to have imbibed that knowledge of lacrosse which has made Prof. Truitt one of America ' s recognized authori- ties on the game. When Maryland Bi at Navy Tivo hundred forty seven Moser, Cooper, Parks, Doran, Downey. Munson, Parker. Horn. Lee. Taylor, Blakeslee Gross, Crothers, Cannon, Deckman. Goldstein, Dixon. Hendrickson, DePhilipo, Dean Haniel, Harlan, Chapman, Beauclianip. Dix, Losan, Savage FRESHMAN LACROSSE CHRONICLE Beauchamp Chapman Chew Connor Cooper Crothers Deckman De Phihpo Dix Dixon Doran Downey SQUAD Goldstein Glynn Gross Hammel Harlan SCHEDULE Hendrickson Horn Lee Logan Moser Munson Parker Parks Savage Taylor U. of M. 4 Opp. 7 1 April 1} Friends School- April 25 Baltimore City College 5 May 11 Baltimore Poly May 19 Navy Plebes at Annapolis The Maryland freshman lacrosse team is at present fast mastering the intricacies of the Indian game. In the first contest of the season with Friends School of Baltimore, they were defeated, but showed up well, considering their lack of experience. A great deal of improvement was shown when Baltimore City College was decisively defeated. It is practically certain that Coach Smith will send to next year ' s varsity team a number of men well versed in the game. Two hundred forty eight B A B A L Two hundred fifty " Ship " Looks ' Em Over BASEBALL CHRONICLE OFFICIALS Burton Shipley Coach " Bunt " Watkins Freshman Coach Lawrence Bomberger Manager SQUAD Batson Higgins Phipps BoLiblitz Hoffman R.idice Bromley, G. Holter Ramsburg Bromley, L. Kessler Simmons Burroughs Leschinsky Slack Covington Lombard Tansil De Marco Mace Tawney Fleischmann Madigan Williams Hale McGann Wilson Hetzel O ' Neill Zahn SCHEDULE U. March 31 Virginia of M. 3 April 2 North Carolina 3 April 3 North Carolina 2 April April April April April April 4 North Carolina State.. 10 J Georgia 1 6 Georgia 4 7 Georgia Tech 2 9 South Carolina 10 Yale April 13 North Carolina 9 April 18 Richmond University 6 April 21 Virginia Poly April 23 St. John ' s of Annapolis April 27.--- -.-Washington and Lee April 30 North Carolina State May 3 Duke May 4 Virginia May 11 Western Maryland May 15 Virginia Military Institute. May 16 Navy May 17 Virginia Poly May 18 Washington and Lee May 19 Virginia Military Institute May 30 Princeton 1 15 3 6 9 5 8 Lawrence Bomberger Manavcr Tico hunJreJ lil ' ty one miiiiiiiiiim Leschinsky, Roberts, Batson, Kessler BASEBALL RESUME Baseball at the University of Maryland is a sport that usually develops an array of talent, but that for some reason arouses little interest in students. In previous years the Old Line school has always been represented by teams which usually conclude a season with the victories outbalancing the defeats. The 1927 season was, on the whole, a successful one. Victories over Yale, Penn- sylvania, Lehigh, and Richmond together with several other victories contributed to make the campaign a highly gratifying one. Coach Shipley faced a rather hard task this year in developing material. With Kessler and Bromley the only two letter men returning, the prospects of picking a capa- ble nine from an array of green material was anything but encouraging. The Old Liners completed a Southern jaunt which proved somewhat disastrous, for they dropped six K du Two hundred fifty two WilsKii, ] ra(lit, ' an, I-. Hromley. llortnian out of eight games; losing to North Carohna University twice, Georgia twice, Georgia Tech, and South Carohna, and winning from Virginia and North Carohna State. However, this unfortunate record was somewhat expected; and considering the greenness of the material and the short time available for practice, the Old Liners have done as well as could be expected of them. Coach Shipley has a way of working wonders witli new material; therefore it is to be hoped, or even expected that by the time this book is opened, the team will have con- cluded a successful season. McGann Drives One Out TiVo hunilrcd lit ' ly three Eiernian, Ciossom, J. Ward, Eisenstark, Buchanan Hopkins. Andrews, Carrico, Rosen. Loy. Jones, Heall, Milburn Williams, Hartge. Garrt-th, Derr, Watkiiis. Hess, Scott FRESHMAN BASEBALL CHRONICLE SQUAD Hartge Hess Jones Eirman Eisenstark Garreth Rosen Scott Ward Williams opp. 2 6 8 8 2 Andrews Beall Buchanan Carrico Gaylor Loy Derr Gossom Milburn SCHEDULE U. of M. April 17 Baltimore Polytechnic 12 April 19 Eastern High School 11 April 24 Central High School 11 April 26 Tech High of Washington 5 May 2 Navy Plebes at Annapolis 7 May 9.— -Western High May 12 Washington and Lee Freshmen May 2 1 Charlotte Hall May 23 Catholic University Freshmen May 25 Baltimore City College Coach " Bunt " Watkins, who besides tutoring the freshman basketball squad, pre- sides over classes of scared Freshmen in Public Speaking, has evidently enunciated his commands most clearly, for he has developed a yearling combination that to date has made an impressive showing. Only one of five games has been lost so far by the Old Line Freshmen, wins being earned over Navy Plebes, Central High, and other teams of like caliber. Undoubtedly, a great freshman club has been organized by Coach Watkins, one that will furnish much needed players of sterling worth to future varsity nines. 11 ' Two hundred fifty four T N N I =s TlCo hundred fifty six Captain " Charlie ' Shelton TENNIS CHRONICLE OFFICIALS Ellwood Nicholas Manager John Hollano Assistant Manager Shelton, Captain Bishop Dyer Gable Howard SQUAD Kurland Lee Lucas McEntee Robertson Rosenbaum Schofield Spottswood Troth SCHEDULE U. of M. April 21 Western Maryland (rain) April 24 University of Virginia (rain) May 2 Virginia Polytechnic Institute 6 May 5 Johns Hopkins - May 9 Navy at Annapolis May 12 Randolph-Macon - May 17 Swarthmore at Swarthmore May 18 University of Delaware at Newark May 2 6 Villanova opp. TENNIS RESUME The development of the Old Line net squad has been retarded considerably by con- tinued bad weather and the poor condition of the courts. The first two scheduled matches, those with Western Maryland and Virginia have been cancelled because of rain. Basing a forecast on material available, however, it would seem that Maryland was due for a successful net campaign, for five of last year ' s varsity squad are still in harness and capable racketers have come up from last year ' s Freshman outfit. Maryland tennis squads have always labored under a distinct disadvantage, in that there is no regularly appointed coach for this sport, the duty of rounding the team into shape usually falling upon the captain and manager. The playing facilities, too, are far from being of the best, so taken all in all, the quality of teams usually turned out is amazing. A rather large impetus was received two years ago, though, when the minor letter was abolished at Maryland, and letter awarded to the members of the tennis team was identical with that given to members of other teams. It was two years ago, also when the Old Liners hung up an enviable record by win- ning a virtual championship of the three states, Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia, by conquering the best teams of those states. Last year ' s net team did not quite come up to that standard, but it acquitted itself fairly well nevertheless. Manager Nicholas has this year arranged a schedule which is perhaps the hardest ever undertaken by a Maryland tennis team. Such teams as Navy, Hopkins, V. P. I., Two hundred fifty seven and Swarthmore, which would give any team a battle, are listed. To conquer these the Old Line net aggregation will have to flash good form, but Captain Shelton and the member of the team are confident Maryland will not be found wanting when the time comes. As this book goes to press the first match prevented by unfavorable weather condi- tions has just been completed, that with Virginia Polytechnic Institute. This match resulted in a win for Maryland by a six-one score, which victory augurs well for future engagements. Holland, Whiting, Bishoff, Wilse, Medley, Mclntyre Wilk, Silverman, Troth FRESHMAN TENNIS CHRONICLE Bishoff Deckman Mclntyre Medley SQUAD Silverman Troth Vieweg Whiting Wilk Wilse SCHEDULE U. of M. Opp. April 17 Western -... 1 6 April 18 Tech 4 3 April 27 Business (rain) May 9 Central May 1 6 Episcopal May 19 Loyola The Old Line freshmen tennis squad has at present broken even in matches played, losing to Western High and scoring over Tech High. Vieweg, playing the first position for the freshmen, is displaying good form, and has won both his single matches in rather easy style. 4 Two hundred fifly eight R I Si D o J r t Tifo hundred sixty iimniiiiuiii ■iiiniimiiiimiiniiiii. RIFLE CHRONICLE OFFICIALS Lieutenant Edward Bowes, U. S. A. Coach Fred Simmons Miiini) ( ' r Captain Harry Wells Wells, C ipfiuii Bruehl Cheek Dale Greenwood SQUAD Kerns Mathews Seahorn Simmons Spicknall Troth Van Allen Vierkorn Wooster SCHEDULE U. of M. Oj)p. Rutgers -- 13 34 1213 Virginia Polytechnic Institute - 1342 1310 University of Pennsylvania 13 53 1346 Mississippi A. and M — 1297 1301 University of West Virginia 1316 1348 George Washington University 1322 1357 United States Naval Academy 1317 13 09 United States Naval Academy 12 99 13 39 Johns Hopkins University 1308 1129 Gettysburg College 1301 128 5 Georgetown University 1301 1218 Western Maryland College 1321 1265 Virginia Polytechnic Institute 1343 1342 Western Maryland College - -- 1319 1268 Virginia Military Institute 1341 1305 RIFLE RESUME This year has marked a big step in the progress of the University of Maryland ' s rifle team. In May, 1927, the team was officially recognized by the Athletic Associa- tion, and the coveted M was awarded to the team members whose scores had counted in more than fifty per-cent of the matches. This action caused a more widespread interest in rifle shooting, and the team has very successfully completed a schedule against the best teams in the country. Last year the Maryland riflemen competed in the National Rifle Association League B matches and finished the season tied for first place with New York University. This season, although firing against more advanced competition, our sharpshooters have won second place in their league by virtue of having defeated Hopkins, V. M. I., V. P. I., Pennsylvania, Western Maryland, and others. An enviable record has been built up in the last two years by having won every shoulder-to-shoulder match. This year ' s team holds the State Championship, having defeated the Navy at Annapolis, and Hopkins and Western Maryland on the College Park range. Two hundred sixty one The Baltimore clipper ship — queen of the seas. Morse ' s teleRraph — the first in the world — began operations between Washington and Bal- timore in 1844. W O M N Miss Adkle H. Stamp Dcciii of Wdiinii Two hundred sixty five COEDUCATION In 1916 the University of Maryland first opened its doors to women on the same terms as men, and that year two girl entered. One took a two-year course, and one a four-year course, so in 192 0, the first girl graduated from the regular four-year college course. The first two girls held sway until 1918-19, when five new girls appeared on our campus. The enrollment of girls in 1919-20 was 24, and in 1927-28, was 257. These numbers speak for themselves. There is no need to dwell further upon the ever increas- ing stream that is pouring into the University. The question of housing is grave because of the limited accommodations in the three small campus houses, Gerneaux Hall, the Y Hut, and the Practice House, which are used as residences for 52 girls. We have three sorority houses, which this year take care of 43 girls, and two approved off-campus houses, " The Homestead " , and " Merri- man Manor " , which accommodate 44. The rest of the girls live in private homes recom- mended by the Dean of Women or come as day students from the surrounding towns. All of the resident girls, whether in college dormitories, sorority houses, or approved off- campus houses, are under the college rules. It is interesting to note that none of the girls ' dormitories was built as such. Ger- neaux Hall was the former residence of the college President, Captain Sylvester being the last one to use it. The Practice House was built for the use of the Home Economics Department, and the Y Hut was built as an auditorium and chapel after the fire in 1912. During the war it was used as a Young Men ' s Christian Association Building. In 1921 partitions were put up and it was turned into a girls ' dormitory. A dormitory for women is one of the outstanding needs of the University, so it is hoped that the State Legislature will see fit to provide it. The Women ' s Student Government Association cooperates with the Administration in carrying out the rules and regulations of the University and in solving common prob- lems. Under the excellent leadership of Miss Frances Freeny, this Association has just completed the most successful year of its existence. The Executive Council and officers of the Association have shown cooperation and a seriousness of purpose which have made them a most efficient group. There are at the University four sororities: Sigma Delta, founded in 1920; Alpha Omicron Pi, founded in 1921 as Lambda Tau, and established as a chapter of Alpha Omicron Pi in 1924; Kappi Xi in 1924; and Alpha Upsilon Chi in 1926. In 1926 the Women ' s Panhellenic Council, which handles all sorority matters, was organized. In the short time women students have been here, they have introduced the Girls ' Rifle Team and Women ' s Student Government Association in 1922; May Day in 1923; the Women ' s Athletic Association in 1924; the Women ' s Senior Honor Society in 1925; and Theta Gamma, honorary home-economic fraternity, in 1928. It is hoped that in the years to come, as the number of women students increases, we will continue to have the same splendid girls with their sanity of ideas and their high ideals, who will become imbued with the intangible Maryland spirit, and who will carry on our traditions and customs and help to perpetuate them. Miss Adele H. Stamp, our Dean of Women has been the guiding hand of the girls in their efforts to promote and develop organizations that will benefit our University. She is rightly the friend and advisor of each girl and it is hoped that she will be with us for many years. Ta ' o hundred sixty six Karr, Bishoff, Siehler, E. Herzog, Morris, Miliner, Herrmann Gause, J. Hammack, F. Freeny, A. Price, O. Hammack WOMEN ' S STUDENT GOVERNMENT ASSOCIATION All women students of the University of Maryland are members of the Women ' s Student Government Association. The aim of this organization is to foster the develop- ment of good scholarship and high ideals in standards of college life. All social regula- tions for girls are made through their Executive Council which is composed of elected representatives. However, all these rules are subject to the approval of the Dean of Women. In order that the important offices open to girls may be distributed more fairly, the Women ' s Student Government Association has put into force a Pomt System. The officers for this year are: Frances Freeny, President; Mary Jane McCurdy, Vice- President; Anna Price, Secretary. Two hundred sixty seven , V X ]LJU (A ' " ' ' Bi (iruver. A. HerzuL;. Karr, Harbaugh, Itullard Kuhnle. E. Herzog, Bourke PANHELLENIC COUNCIL In 192 5 the women ' s fraternities withdrew from the Interfraternity Council to form a Panhellenic Council. The purpose of this association is to foster a spirit of friendship and cooperation among the women ' s social fraternities of the University of Maryland, to encourage chapters to take an active interest in all college activities for the common good; and to regulate all matters of local interest to the women ' s social fraternities on the campus; to work together for the good of the college; and by coop- eration to benefit the fraternities of the college and to unify the interests of fraternity and non-fraternity women. In accordance with these principles, the Council has worked during the last two years for harmony and good will among its members, and has been rewarded by the friendship and cooperation shown by the fraternities for each other. The Panhellenic Council is not a super-regulatory body, but an association work- ing for mutual helpfulness and advantage, and for recognition by the National Pan- hellenic Congress when its probationary period is fulfilled. Among its accomplishments of this year, the Council counts the Panhellenic tea held for all new women students at the beginning of the year, the policy of exchanging din- ner guests among the fraternities on alternate Wednesdays, and the establishment of a new system of rush rules. Mary Stewart York, President Sigimi Delta Rel reseirtatire Emily Herzog S giini Delta Representative Evelyn Kuhnle Alptni Omicron Pi Representative AiLEEN Herzog _.. ._ Alpha Omicron Pi Representative Mary Bourke Kappa Xi Representative Eltzabeth Edminston - - Kappa Xi Representative Two hundred nxly eight iimimiiiiiiiiiiinum innnnininnMiiniimniiiiinnti»m«i Williams, i.aleger McCurdy, G. Gnive WOMEN ' S SENIOR HONOR SOCIETY In the hope of creating a means for the formal recognition of special merit in scholar- ship and activities, the senior class of 192 5 organized the Women ' s Senior Honor Society. Each year, early in the morning of Baccalaureate Sunday, the junior girls are chosen in a very impressive service, and they form the society for the following year. To be eligible to the organization, a girl must have an average of " B " for her three years ' work, and have also taken an active part in extra curricular activities. Being only an honorary society, it does not attempt to take a very active part in campus affairs. However, in questions where the welfare of the students is concerned, a definite stand is taken by the society, in an attempt to better campus conditions. There is but one faculty member of the organization — Miss Adele H. Stamp, who helped in organizing the society, and has been a great inspiration and guidance ever since. Officers for this year are: Ruth T. Williams, President; Grace Lalegar, Vice-Presi- dent; Frances Gruver, Secretary and Treasurer. Other members are: Mary Jane Mc- Curdy, Frances Freeny, and Constance Church. Tu!o hundred sixty nine Schilliue:, Riill. [r: Ii,]iny. Karv. Raniaid Watson, Reich, BishotT YOUNG WOMEN ' S CHRISTIAN ASSOCIATION The present Y. W. C. A. is an outgrowth of the College Women ' s Church Club which was organized in 1920 with the object of developing Christian womanhood, pro- moting the Christian life among the women students, and aiding them to lead such a life. In the spring of 1923 the members of the C. W. C. C. decided to form a Y. W. C. A. and in May, 1924, they were granted a charter from the National Board of the Y. W. C. A. of America. The purpose of the Y. W. C. A. is to meet the need for an all-campus religious organization among the women students which will correlate and coordinate all the religious activities for the women of the University. In cooperation with the Y. M. C. A. the Y. W. C. A. assumes a major responsibility for the religious activities of the campus. This year delegates were sent to three big joint conferences; the Tri-State Fall Con- ference at the University of Delaware; the Mid- Winter Eastern Conference at Gettys- burg; and the Spring Cabinet-Training Conference at Sherwood Forest, Maryland. Plans were made to send delegates to the regional conference at Eaglesmere in June. As a part of its work, the Y. W. C. A. supplied a Christmas basket for a poor fam- ily; sent flowers, books, and letters to all women students who were ill, and conducted a highly successful Big-Sister Movement for the Freshman girls. Officers for this year were: Geneva Reich, President; Roselle Bishoff, Vice-President; Nona Miliner, Secretary; Hazel Watson, Treasurer; Margaret Karr, Undergraduate Repre- sentative. Other members of the cabinet who acted as chairmen of standing commit- tees are: Jane Kirk, Ruth Barnard, Margaret McMinimy, Barbara Schilling, Mary Stewart York, and Gladys Bull. (ti - Two hundred seveniy , nimnitltliiin Women ' s Dormitories Tfnnr-p Tioo hundred seventy dni! fn|||f|||||ll MEIIBDfC«» lflDei!aBIE3l ' fl Grace Laleger Frances Freeney, Alma Essex Mary Jane McCurdy, Margaret Wolfe THE QUEEN AND HER MAIDS May Day was held on May second at the time that the State Federation of Women ' s Clubs was visiting the University. Much to our surprise and joy, the day was a beau- tiful one the sun was shining, and everything was calm and peaceful. Onto the setting of Gerneaux Green, with the senior girls sitting at one side of the throne, came three little maids from the planet Earth. They had dropped from an airplane and had no idea where they were. They espied a queer old woman walking around and asked her where they could possibly be. She replied that they were in Goose- land and that she was Mother Goose. She told them that they had chosen a very auspicious occasion to pay her a visit, for this was May Day in Gooseland. They could watch her and her children choose the Queen and her court, but first they must meet her children. There was Mary, Mary Quite Contrary, Little Bo-Peep, Little Jack Horner, Little Miss Muffet, Peter Peter Pumpkin Eater, Curly Locks, and many other children of Goose- land. To entertain the visitors from the planet Earth, the wooden soldiers marched and danced, the dolls from the various countries gave their national dances, and Mistress Mary ' s flowers gave a lovely interpretative dance. Twenty of Mother Goose ' s children did the annual Maypole Dance. A beautiful and gracious Queen was chosen by Mother Goose from the senior girls, and four lovely maids were chosen by four of her children. Grace Lalegar was crowned Queen of the May, Frances Freeney was First Maid; Alma Essex, Second Maid: Mary Jane McCurdy, Third Maid; and Margaret WoU, Fourth Maid. w li Two hundred seventy IWo ■ HHJf ttHIJll tl|II.MIti j iinw»inimn»M«ftHnnw wtiHtnniti ntiiiMnM I r ' Mother Goose and Her Childri ' Kl, [.(M ks MAY DAY Peter, Peter Pumpkin Eater Two hundred seventy three Essev, Mead. McCnrdy. ] rcMininy, L. Harbangh Hislop. Kreider, Wolfe, Peters, Orion GIRLS ' " M " CLUB The Girls ' " M " Club was organized at the University of Maryland on May 26th, 1926. Any girl who has received a letter in either of the major sports, basketball or rifle, is eligible for membership. The purpose of the club is to further athletics and good sportsmanship among the girls at this institution. Although the membership is naturally limited, the Girls ' " M " Club has had its part in the development of women ' s athletics which has taken place during the past two years. It is to be hoped that with the increased number of girls attending the University, this organization can become more active on the campus. The officers for this year were: Margaret Wolf, President; Anita Peters, Vice-Presi- dent; Hazel Krieder, Secretary-Treasurer. Two hundred seventy four McMininiy, Temple. " Rruner, Orton. Bullard. Norris, Williams, Ballou, Dynes, Mitchell Hislop, E. Gniver. Gunhy, Krieder, Claflin, A. Mathews. JMei.y:s. Howard, McCurdy Elliott, Noiirse, Essex, Barnsley, Church, Townsend, Kair, O. Edmonds WOMEN ' S ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION Since the origin of this organization in 1924, rapid steps have been made toward making it a larger and better medium by which to carry out the interests of the women ' s athletics of the University. At the start, rifle and basketball were the only sports provided for in which women could participate. Since the beginning of the Women ' s Athletic Association, a Tennis Tournament has been held each Fall and Spring. This is open to all women students. For the past two years, this organization has been trying to make swimming one of the major sports. Although the team must go to Washington for its practice, much interest has been maintained. This year, for the first time, some progress has been made in establishing track as a women ' s sport. The Women ' s Athletic Association combines social enjoyment with physical exercise in its annual banquet, at which time the awards for the year are given to the Rifle Team, the winning Basketball Team, and the winner of the Tennis Tournament. The officers for this year are: Constance Church, President; Elizabeth Garber, Vice- President; Catherine Barnslev, Secretary; and Alma Essex, Treasurer. TiVo hundred seventy five GIRLS ' RIFLE TEAM During 1927-28 the Girls ' Rifle Team has re- rpcndsd nobly to the ch;il- lengc to live up to its pa:t reputation. The schedule included twenty-three tele- f;raphic matches, of which 1 5 were wan, 2 tied, and 6 failed to report at time of writing. In addition to these, two shoulder-to- shoulder matches were nred; one, a triangular match with George Wash- ington University and Drexel Institute, the other with the Men ' s Team. In the National Rifle As- sociation ' s Women ' s Intercollegiate Championship Match our team finished second with a score of 2953 out of 3000, While George Washington University took first with 2972. Scores from the Dot and Circle Trophy match have not yet been reported, but our team made an excellent showing in this match. The high scorers of this year are Hazel Kreider with a score of 1468 out of 1500, and Alma Essex with 1457 out of 1500. The change in size of targets this year, which made them half the size of those used last year, is the cause of the seemingly low scores; but in reality the marksmanship has been better than ever before. The team will lose three members through graduation: Alma Essex, Mary Jane McCurdy, and Frances Gruver. It is our good luck that many of our team ' s members are Sophomores, and that there are a surprising number of good shots among the Fresh- man squad. Juniors are: Hazel Kreider, Elizabeth Garber, Naomi Morris, Clemencia Gause and Mildred Hislop. Sophomores are Alice Orton, Margaret Mitchell, Virginia Fooks, Catherine Barnsley, and Margaret Meigs. Mary Jane McCurdy Captain Frances Gruver Mciinivcr Margaret Mitchell National Indii idital Champion Two hundred seventy six Jifi ' -.ic Fooks, Barnsley. Aleiss, Hendricks, Hislop, Orton, Beall Garbcr, Kreider, Morris, McCiirdy, Gruver, Essex, Cause, Peters GIRLS ' RIFLE TEAM Mary Jane McCurdy Cup ant Frances Gruver Maiiaaer Sergeant Earl Hendreicks Coach SCHEDULE Date Opposing Team Opp. Score U. January 14 University of South Dakota 488 January 21 University of Utah- No report February II University of West Virginia 490 February 18 Cornell 484 February 25 University of Delaware 464 February 25 __-_Kecne Normal School 470 3 University of Syracuse 490 3 University of Maine 473 3 Gettysburg College 481 10 Drexcl Institute 489 10 Kansas University _ 439 10 University of Washington 485 17 Baltimore Poly ___ 464 17- — University of Wichita No report 17 Carnegie Tech 484 17 Michigan State 483 March March March March March March March March March March March March March March March March March 24 . Indiana University .- No report 24. University of Michigan No report 31 South Dakota State No report ' Pcnn State Forfeited 3 1 University of Georgia .___ 483 3 1 Univcrsty of Nebraska. _.._ 483 31 ( Shoulder-to shoulder triangle) George Washington University 493 Drexel Institute _ _ 474 April 7 John Tarleton Club No report April Mens Team ( Shoulder-to-Shoulder) M. Score 491 488 401 491 495 495 492 490 489 489 489 489 487 487 487 487 491 487 493 487 493 493 476 493 Girls it ' o hundred seventy seven Ballon, Crunkleton, E. Gruver Jiewick, Banisley, captain, Clafiin, E. Jones BASKETBALL Sophomore girls completed .in undefeated basketball season this year, having won all of the six games played. This gave the Sophomores first place in the interclcass competition for the second time in two years. This team has not had a single defeat since its organization last year. Catherine Barnsley has captained the team for the two years. SOPHOMORE LINEUP Marguerite Claelin Forward Catherine Barnsley _. ..Fonittrii Margaret Crunkleton -.- Center EsTELLE HoFFA Side Center Elizabeth Jones Guard Isabel Bewick Guard Evelyn Ballou Substitute Evangeline Gruver Substitute Standi!!} of the Teams Won Lost Sophmores - — 6 Juniors 3 3 Seniors 2 4 Freshmen 2 4 TiOo hundred seventy eight junioRS FRESHMEM Class Basketball Teams TiL ' o hundred seventy nine iniiiiiiiiuitM . llllttMM» Gause, Eckenrode, Herrmann. Simonds, Meigs. Rodier, Baumel, Hammack, Kress, Magruder Walton, Edmonds, Chesser, E. Herzog, E. Freeny, Karr, Orton, Brunner, Eliason SWIMMING Early in the Fall it was decided to form an organized swimming club, instead of an unorganized swimming team. As a result the proposed club was formed and the following officers were elected: Eleanor Freeny, President; Edythe Eckenrode, Vice- President; Betty Rodier, Secretary, and Margaret Meigs, Treasurer. Having no pool here at the University is a great handicap; but in spite of this, the plunges at the Wash- ington Y. W. C. A. pool, were well attended. We hope that at some time in the not too-distant future we will have a pool at College Park. Swimming is a sport that nearly all girls enjoy and we feel that if more would go out for it, an appropri- ation would be given to help defray expenses. Though there was a greater number of girls partici- pating in the sport this year than ever before, we hope to have even a more sizeable group next year. Eleanor Freeny, Manager Two hundred eighty (, ( ihiss, t ' arinichael, .Morris. P. Harhaugh. M. Temple. Mitchell Wnlf, Karr. Lane, G. Oberlin, P. (Iherlin, Troxell. Elliott, E. Oruvcr M. K. Temple, Xurton, Mead, Dynes, Church, O. Edmonds, Murray, F. Gruver TENNIS This year witnessed a larger turn-out for girls ' tennis than has ever before been re- corded. Forty-five girls signed up for the Fall Tournament. Although the weather was unusually good and the playing season long, the matches were never completed, due no doubt, to the bad condition of the courts. Constance Church, Elizabeth Garber, Marguerite Claflin, and Isabel Dynes won the greatest number of matches last fall. With " Connie " as victor of last Spring ' s Tourna- ment, she has gained recognition as winner of four consecutive series. " Betty " Garber was runner-up in the Spring Tournament and shows excellent promise for this Spring. This year ' s Spring Tournament has been somewhat late in starting, and at present the courts are being put in shape and a great many girls have signed up for matches. With the excellent material at hand, and the interest which is shown, there should be keen com- petition. Inspired with a desire to play " for Sport ' s sake " and not merely for personal attainment, the con- testants will play their matches according to schedule. This Spring Tournament should be larger and harder fought than anv ever staged at the Univcrsitv of Mary- land. Girls ' tennis was managed by Isabel Dynes this year; she deserves credit for her fine work with the squad. Isabel Dynes, Manager Two hundred ciyhly one Washington Monument in Baltimore The Battle of Antietani at Sharpsliiir), ' v as one of the most bitterly fought engage- ments of the Civil War. SOCIAL LIFE CALVERT COTILLION February 22, 1928 Lc f by Daniel C. Fahey, Jr., w ith Miss Margaret McAllister Assisted by Reese L. Sewell with Miss Celeste Linzey and Prof. Reginald V. Truitt PATRONS Dean and Mrs. Willard S. Small Mr. and Mrs. Ray W. Carpenter Dr. and Mrs. Ernest N. Cory Captain and Mrs. William P. Scobey J. Franklin Witter COMMITTEE Reese L. Sewell, Chairmaii Music Roger V. Snoui-fer Rcfrcs jiiu ' iifs Fred B. Linton Drcdi ' ii ioiis H. Ross Black Two hundred eighty five JLk MILITARY BALL March 9, 1928 Led by Cadet Colonel Paul L. Doerr with Miss Grace Laleger Assisted by Cadet Major Daniel C. Fahey, Jr., with Miss Mena Edmonds and Cadet Lieutenant Charles F. Pugh PATRONS Major and Mrs. Robert S. Lytle Dean and Mrs. Thomas H. Taliaferro Captain and Mrs. William P. Scobey Miss Adele H. Stamp and Escort Horace R. Hampton COMMITTEE Paul L. Doerr, Chainiiaii Music Refreshments Charles F. Pugh Decorations Programs liii itatioiis A. Ward Greenwood Ta ' o hundred eighty six John K. Daly SpoUswood R. Powe McMahon R. Snoiiffer ROSSBOURG CLUB Come, ami rip if as you f o On the Ir bt fantastic toe. — Milton. Realizing the social side of college life to be an important phase, a group of old M. A. C. boys, back in 1891, organized a club for the promotion of such activities. In the quest for a name, it was recalled what a gay gathering was always in evidence at the old Rossbourg Inn, still standing directly in front of the University. In consequence, the new organization was appropriately called the Rossbourg Club. During the thirty odd years since the club ' s founding, the college dance has under- gone many changes. However, Maryland still finds the Rossbourg Club on the campus and actively engaged each year in conducting five or six of the outstanding dances on the University social calendar. A new constitution, adapted to present conditions, has been drafted this year; and it is certain that the Rossbourg Club is destined to continue to fill the need that exists among students for such an organization. Officers for 1927-1928 are as follows: President ..._ Ralph W. Powers Vice-President „ _ Nelson Spottswood Secretary .._. — __ J. Everett McMahon Treasurer _ Roger V. Snouffer Two hundred eiqhty sei ' en JUNIOR PROM March 16, 1928 Led by Gordon A. vcith Miss Lillian Marceron Assis cil by Fred E. Bradstreei with Miss Elizabeth Griffin PATRONS Governor Albert C. Ritchie President and Mrs. R. A. Pearson Mr. and Mrs. Harry C. Byrd Dean and Mrs. Charles O. Appleman Dean and Mrs. A. N. Johnson Dean and Mrs. Thomas H. Taliaferro Dean and Mrs. Harry J. Patterson Dean and Mrs. Willard S. Small Dean M. Marie Mount and Escort Dean Adele H. Stamp and Escort Major and Mrs. Robert S. Lytle Captain and Mrs. William Scobey Walker A. Hale William Fletcher COMMITTEE Fred E. Bradstreet, Chainmiu Imitations Miss Hazel Tenney Faiors Decorations Everett J. McMahon Refreshments Francis J. Porter Fred E. Bradstreet Ross V. Smith Two hundred eiohty eight Bradstreet, Hale Porter, Tenney, McMahon Fletcher, Smith JUNIOR PROM OF 1928 JUNIOR PROM COMMITTEE Rhythmic music, soft lights, a beautiful ballroom gleaming with the variegated dresses of the " prom trotters " — such was our Junior Prom. The ballroom of the New Willard Hotel in Washington was the scene of this, the outstanding event of the Mary- land social calendar. Dancing to the unexcelled music of Nesbit ' s Pennsylvanians, sitting in the boxes or balcony, or walking the length of the long floor to observe and be observed, were some five hundred couples of Maryland students and their friends. Here were short girls, girls from " up state, " sophisticated " trotters, " girls with the thrill of a first Prom on their faces, breath-taking girls. And with them, slim boys, embarrassed boys, sopho- mores wriggling uncomfortably in new tu.xedos, juniors and seniors with coats closely buttoned to hide the empty pin marks over the heart. The evening was well under way when everyone stopped dancing to join in the Grand March, led by Gordon Kessler, Junior President, and Lillian Marceron. Later came attractive favors and refreshments. The weather was perfect, all arrangements were carefully executed, the crowd was happy — what more could one ask for a perfect Prom? Two hundred eighiij nine JUNIOR-SENIOR GERMAN May 11, 1928 Ln by Charles F. Pugh with Miss Mildred Wimer Assistcil by Lester P. Baird with Miss Margaret Temple PATRONS President and Mrs. R. A. Pearson Mr. and Mrs. Harry C. Byrd Dr. and Mrs. Harry J. Patterson Dean and Mrs. Thomas H. Taliaferro Dean and Mrs. Charles O. Appleman Prof, and Mrs. Charles S. Richardson Lt. and Mrs. Robert Young Mr. and Mrs. Leslie Bopst Miss Adele H. Stamp and Escort Miss M. Marie Mount and Escort Dr. Gordon F. Cadisch Prof. Reginald V. Truitt Music Refreshvienfs Charles F. Pugh COMMITTEE Charles F. Pugh, Chairman Arraiigciiictifs Miss Grace E. Laleger Prof raiin Invifafioiis Lester P. Baird Decoration!: R. Duncan Clark TiVo hundred ninety % T» . «L» . TaV) hundred nmety one John Paul Jones Memorial Chapel — Annapolis Today, Maryland ' s good roads arc of ontstandiiig importance FEATURES SENIOR POPULARITY CONTEST At the regular meeting of the Student Assembly, the question of popularity, femi- nine charm, athletic ability, and leadership among the members of the senior class was decided by a vote taken among the three upper classes. MOST POPULAR SENIOR WOMAN Grace Laleger Second, Frances Freeny Third, Mary Stewart York Ta ' o hundri ' d ninety five MOST POPULAR SENIOR MAN Horace Hampton Sccoiitl, Frances Freeny Th nl, Louise Harbaugh S( ' c-oi?d, Paul Doerr ThirJ, Jack Savage PRETTIEST SENIOR WOMAN Mary Jane McCurdy Tix ' o hundred ninety six Second, Knocky Thomas Third, Charlie Pugh BEST SENIOR ATHLETE Fred Linkous MOST POPULAR PROFESSOR Second, Dr. Gordon F. Cadisch Dr. Charles B. Hale Two hundred ninety seccn iniiiiiniiiii » SENIOR LEADER Second, Ruth Williams Thinl, Mary Jane McCurdy Mary Stewart York Grace Laleger Second, Horace Hampton Third, Paul Doerr SFNIOR IFAOFR Jack Savage Two hundred ni nety eight -NEW CHEMISTRY BUILDIMG- NEy APPROACH " TO DINING HALL- Around the Campus Ta ' o hundred ninety nine Junior-Prom House Parties Three hundred ' FRATERNITY ROW Sigma Nu — The virile, " masterful " , big deals of College Avenue fame. Here ' s to the A O Pi ' s! " When ole ' Knocky Thomas was out on the coast . . . " Kappa Alpha — The one-shirt, two-pants suits, blue bloods of the campus. I, me, and us form half of their vocabulary and all of their thoughts (?). " Yea, ole ' Charley Paddock ' s a K. A. " Delta Sigma Phi — The last of a race of cave-men — leather-lunged, swash-buckling and heavy-footed sons of Babel. " Did ja ' hear the one Slemmer pulled las ' night „ " Phi Sigma Kappa — Barber-shop shaving, marmalade-eating, would-be fashion plates. " Boy, you should have seen Tite and Weenie las ' night! " Sigma Phi Sigma — The bridge-playing, bed-dumping, mamma-spank boys from across the tracks. A candidate for every office. " Did ya ' ever see our house at Penn State? " Alpha Omicron Pi — The big-deal, office-seeking, one-man girls from the " cute little bungalow " on College Avenue. Shame " Al " Smith as politicians. Still trying to live down the Burnside ' s wooden-shoe reputation. " Isn ' t Gracie the dearest thing and so smart? " Sigma Delta — The tabby-hke, healthy-fed marathoners who built themselves a pseudo castle on fraternity row. Have petitioned every national sorority now in existence. Still have showers so their alumni can spend more money on them. " Yes, Pi Phi ' s are coming out Sunday. " Kappa Xi — Pleasure-seeking, noise-making, thought-abolishing addicts of Phi-Sigism. Handicapped by Christine Brumfield, who is still vainly seeking her initial thought. " Did you really like our Revue? " Alpha Upsilon Chi — The fireside-loving, bashful-looking, long-skirted exponents of the delights of the kitchen. Close kin to Alpha Gamma. Still think the square dance is spicy. " Doesn ' t Tig ' Gruver look like a sweet little high school girl? " Delta Mu — The boys from down by the tracks who give away the pins in wholesale lots. Pride of Professor Lemon ' s more than ample heart. Fairly quiet except for Hopkins and Ryerson, who can raise enough racket for any fraternity. " Wait till you see our new house. " Delta Psi Omega — The high-marks loving, corn-planting, early-to-bed proteges of Bunt Watkins. Know every textbook from cover to cover — inside. " That Sam Moles- worth is sure a dude; been out two nights, hard-running till ' most two o ' clock. " Nu Sigma Omicron — The girl-importing, house-partying, fliver-model sons of iniquity. World ' s long-distance petitioners. They once had a car with all of its parts. " I mean we were on a party that was a party last night — and how! " Sigma Tau Omega — The home for bashful boys. Still wondering if the war ' s over and telling why the chicken crossed the road. " Sam Wlnterberg was a pretty durn good tackle. " Alpha Gamma — The early-rising, cow-milking, overall-wearing sons of the soil. Know all the dairy cows by their first names. They still shy at automobiles and buy ice- cream cones on Sataurday nights only. ' T ' spect I ' ll have to be gittin ' home early this summer to help Pap with the crops. " 7 hree hundred int ' " I Walked Up the Campus Toward the Dorms ' ' A VISIT TO OUR CAMPUS ) hen the train stopped somewhere north of Washington, the conductor told me I had reached my destination, College Park, Maryland. College Park is the place where that world-renowned state institution (not to be confused with Sing Sing or Leaven- worth) is located. It was pitch-dark and foggy when I stepped off the local into a soft, mushy combination of clay and water. I finally succeeded in extricating myself, and, going from one muddy road to another, collected many samples of Maryland mud. Solid ground was reached, much to my surprise, after several league of wading. This, then, was the new road they had proposed building for the past ten years. I gazed on a view somewhat reminiscent of shell-torn France. With steam rollers to the right of me and tractors to the left of me, I walked up the curving campus highway toward the dorms. The next morning I went up to the " Mess " Hall for breakfast and met Ed Christ- mas, the twelve-minute egg that works there and his boot-black, George Burroughs. Ed said, " Have you paid yet? " I said, " No, I haven ' t, Mr. Xmas. " He said, " Gimme thirty-five cents or I ' ll knock you dead! " I had a breakfast of bacon and liver, liver and bacon, and liver. When I finished, I dropped down to Bill White ' s to get a real bite to eat. Here I met a campus celebrity (at least he told me he was) named Barney Rob- bin. He insisted on showing me around the campus. Barney pointed out the stadium and criticized it in a legal manner as being architecturally imperfect. Somewhat later, we made our way up the hill to the new edifice of which all Mary- land is proud — the new Chemistry Building. This building was built and finished, and left idle for a semester in order to give visitors the idea that Maryland was perpetually putting up new buildings. I later learned that the idea for erecting new buildings on the campus was sponsored by several faithful advocates of campus needs in the Public Speaking classes of Professors Richardson and Watkins. The sentiment was brought about by these faithful members giving continuous, soul-stirring and eloquent speeches on that monotonous subject, " Campus Improvements. " The " Ag " Building, or Administration Building as some call it, was just above, so we entered and were ushered into Mr. Byrd ' s office. Mr. Byrd ' s secretary took our names, informed us that Mr. Byrd had just stepped out but would be back in a half hour, and asked if we would like to leave any message. (Note: Mr. Byrd is always out. His secretary has this form memorized from constant telephone inquiries.) We found out that the only people who were ever in Mr. Byrd ' s office were eleven football players, other luminaries and his secretary. Thrve hundred two niiiitiiiiuiiHnm " " " » " " " ' " " " " " We then crossed the hall to the Registrar ' s office and were sent up stairs to the Arts and Science Department to a young man named Professor Gordon Cadisch who, before his career on the Liberal Arts Faculty, was a well-known Wall-Street financial wizard. He seemed very glad to see us and asked if we had been to Europe latel ' y. Barney answered for both of us (as he had been doing continuously) that we had not, but that he hmisclf knew all he wanted to know about Europe. At present he was engaged in the more important legal business of investigating the Mississippi Flood Relief in Congress with his friend, Judge Schulz. From there we went downstairs, but the man in the Post Oflice was asleep, so we didn ' t ask for our mail. Barney explained that General Service rendered very little to anyone and the name was just traditional. Dropping into Bill White ' s for lunch we were astonished to hear the voices of Pro- fessor Watkins and Ted Olds over the radio getting in some close harmony on a little number entitled, " Whitewash and Ventilate Your Coops so Your Chickens May Be Healthy. " Maryland ' s great health center, the College Park Bowling Alleys, was just below, so we looked in there and viewed several faculty members galavantin ' around like a bunch of young cut-ups, recklessly tossing the balls down the alleys, and letting out warhoops when the pins would drop. Barney suggested going up to the Reveille office in the gym, as he wished to see the editor about not personally delivering his copy of the school paper. The Reveille office was closed; and Brown of Harvard, the only man around, explained to us that the office was never open and very little, if any, work was done there. He said the boys used the room as a place to eat their lunch. We then visited the R. O. T. C. offices where " Sergeant " Flautt puts out the regula- tion R. O. T. C. outfits that never fit, and tells you you look good in them. After an abbreviated stay, we went up to the Hospital, but nobody was there — not even the nurse, Miss Raezer. Here, I learned that the doctor ' s standard line is, " All you need is a pink pill. " Just across was Morrill Castle, a stately OLD structure that is gradually falling into decay. We went into the Engineering Building to see Dean Johnson, but only reached the head of the stairs. The junior Civils were battling their ancient ri- vals, the Electricals, for the control of the building. ' Nuff said! At supper time I followed the crowd toward the " Mess " Hall and pushed my way in like the rest. Mr. Xmas wasn ' t around, so I enjoyed my meal immensely. I tried to get in a few words with Dean Mount, but couldn ' t raise my voice above the noise of the soupeaters. One fellow next to me stripped out two teeth shifting gears on a pork chop. That evening I spent a very enjoyable time in the movies. I forgot the name of the pic- ture, because I was lullabyed to sleep by the soft and melodious voices of a group of the boys singing " In A Little Spanish Town " (where everyone wished they were) . Shortly afterward I returned to the dorms and was soon sound asleep in mv regula- tion five and one-half foot bed. Thus ended my first day at Maryland. " All You Need is a Pink Pill " Three hundred three Three hundred four inmniHi BRUCE i-id ■i. . 4 BILL-HAP SEniORS ELIZABETH-NICK-ALICE GREEN lE-mXSLATS-LES VIRGINIAFRANCES-RUTH INNOCENCE-BALDY-BASHFUL ALDEN.STEW 1 RANK-JOHN Three hundred five iiiiiiiiiiniiiuiMii., iwiiiinniiwtf ...nn SEMIORS gemewJthelha-nona ® Three hundred six i tiii nm iiiiiiiitititiiiiiiittitiitiiiinnt iiiiinniiaiiitiiiiniiintiitiiiim w iiin mniinnif iwii k7 ' T m 111 Three hundred seven iniiiiiiiiuitHmiitiitni 5T ADELE-JIMMIE H Three hundred eight Commencement Procession, 1927 Maryland ' s Band at the Washington and Lee Game Three hundred nine iiimimiiiumimtssiai m ' OH! HOW THEY RUSH— AND RUSH Editor ' s Note: A certain freshman showed us parts of her diary one day and asked if they did not give true pictures of the sororities during rush season. Finally, she consented to let us publish them. September 14: Dear Diary, I ' m filled with thoughts of school these days. Today I went to my first rush party, an Alpha Upsilon Chi tea, and met my future schoolmates. They told me about lots of nice boys they knew there. September ij: I went to the Kappa Xi tea today — guess they will want me to join their sorority ' cause they treated me royally. September i ): When I walked in the Ag Building today, I wondered if fate had landed me in a boys ' school, until I was attracted by a strain of sweet music, " Show Me the Way to Go Home, " sung by Dorothy White in her clarion-like voice. All signs of lonesomeness vanished. September 25; Just a few minutes ago I was at Gerneaux Hall at the Panhell (what a funny word) tea. I met a girl named Edith Burnside — when I went in the next room, she was in there. I thought she had dashed to get some girl out of an enemy ' s hands, but when I went back to the parlor, she was still there. They ' re twins. I still feel a little dizzy. September 28: Had luncheon at the Sigma Delta house today. The menu consisted of fried weenies, water, and napkins. I supose they never serve Emily Herzog and a good meal together, because Emily ' s winning personality is so attractive one loses sight of the food. October 15: The Sigma Delta gave a Japanese party this afternoon; when I went inside the house, I found a line of little Japs waiting. I said hello. They didn ' t answer, so I guess they didn ' t speak English. I wonder where the Sigma Deltas got their house? They have girls of all ages. There was one little girl there who rolls her eyes and talks like a fifteen-year old. Some of them were awfully dignified though; I guess they were faculty members. October ly: I went to the A O Pi ' s rose party. Some of the girls wore costumes and danced. I hear that you have to be rich to belong to a national, but the A O. Pis don ' t look it. Anyway, they aren ' t all graceful dancers. October 26: I had an interview with some Kappa Xis today. I know all about their future national. October 2S: The Sigma Deltas gave us a rush dinner dance tonight. A lot of Phi Sigs were there, and every one I danced with asked me for a date. October 50: Three function in one day! Kappa Xi formal breakfast and tea in the afternoon followed by a little private questionaire; and the A O Pi formal dinner in the evening; the A O Pi ' s sang some sentimental songs and cried until I almost cried too — about the singing, I mean. They didn ' t say anything about giving me a bid, so I guess I ' ll have to ask Martha Ross. October 3 r: Silence period! First day I ' ve had to buy my lunch. November i: Deary Diary, I ' ve received bids from every one of the sororities. What shall I do? My friend Betty Brunner would probably advise me to take them all, but I just think I ' ll turn them all down — and some day start a sorority of my own. Three hundred ten WORSE AND WORSER My Stars! Maryland ' s famed Astronomer, Dr. Taliaferro S. G. " (pronounced Tollhcr if you should ask him) may know where Venus is at eleven-thirty Saturday night, but he never knows where his football stars are any night. ' - ' Star Gazer. Hold Your Seats Girls! Maryland ' s famous fashion plate, Count Kanesky (we ' ve lost the key to the pro- nunciation) recently emulated the Prince of Wales when he fell from Miss Raczer ' s pet nag. The horse was not injured. A Tough Egg! Maryland ' s bad man, KING (Spike) WARD, hangs on back of ice wagons and peeps up dark alleys; every now and then he says darn! Boy, page Gene Tunney! Another Good Girl Gone Wrong! Maryland ' s perfect tintype photo. Miss Johnson (at your service), has just signed a cinema contract with Famous Players. Her first attempt will be " Custard ' s Last Stand. " She will be one of the Buftalos. Something Big! Maryland ' s weight lifter and acrobat par excellence. Prof. Lemon, has been dili- gently engaged in keeping down to weight. Tennis is his chief exercise. (Oh! What a rac ket.) The Bunion Hop (1928)! Maryland ' s duplicate of Napoleon ' s famous retreat from Russia was pulled off amid glorious surroundings. Although exhausted marchers fell by the wayside in scores, the Grand March at the Junior Prom was not called off until shoeleather began to smoke and Bluejay plasters were selling by the carton. And What Is So Rare As: Pres. Pearson driving the coal truck, " Dutch " Zulick doing aesthetic dancing, " Knocky " Thomas eating with one hand, or Mit Collins pinch-hitting for friend Valentino! Three hundred eleven I N I IN APPRECIATION H. G. Roebuck Son, Baltimore, Md., printers White Studio, New York City, and James C. Zoll, Baltimore, Md., photographers Canton Engraving Electrotype Co., Canton, Ohio, engravers John A. Curtin, Washington, D. C, artist David J. 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