University of Missouri College of Engineering - Shamrock Yearbook (Columbia, MO)

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if ' - -' 1 sl C, ' l S ., X :" " ! .E v I The QYEEII ?LittIe sbamrnnk-of Erelauh There's a dear little plant that grows in our isle, 'Twas St. Patrick himself sure that set it: And the sun on his labor with pleasure did smile, And with dew from his eye often wet it. It thrives through the bog, through the brake, and the mirelandg And he called it the dear little shamrock of Ireland- The sweet little shamrock, the dear little shamrock, The sweet little, green little, shamrock of Ireland! This dear little plant still grows in our land: Fresh and fair as the daughters of Erin, Whose smiles can bewitch, whose eyes can command, ln each climate that they may appear ing And shine through the bog, through the brake, and the mireland, Just like their own dear little shamrock of Ireland. The sweet little shamrock, the dear little shamrock, The sweet little, green little, shamrock of Ireland! This dear little plant that springs from our soil, , When its three leaves are extended, Denotes that on one stalk we together should toil, And ourselves by ourselves be befriendedg And still through the bog, through the brake, and the mireland. From one root should branch, like the shamrock of Ireland. The sweet little shamrock, the dear little shamrock, The sweet little, green little, shamrock of Ireland! i ANDREW CHERRY C1762-18125. I ? ' J Shizrggock x ' ' ' Q , . Q D H om A.-zz E. JJUQQQYMJ V chan f To PI'OfQSSOF W S W1 l1E1ITIS wlwo during flue longtime flwat lwe has een 1n . tlme Englneerlng acul llas always proved to o 1 be a loyal rien o e stu ents, IQI6 S amroclc is respect ully dedicated. ummmunnnIanununIanunInunanIannnnununumnnnununuuunlnumInluIulnlulnulunInlulnunInlunllluluuunulllllll IIHIIIU' umnmunuunlInnumlmuunulnnumnunnnnumuunuulumununllnnmlullnuululnmnnlluunmlulnmlunuulnnuun lllmllll .1 PROFESSCR W. S. WILLIAMS ya-Wm 1 1 ' gb I fff?65 5500455 J G63 C56 K jyqlfarfzaffg Waller If A 'V 5164123599 , 5' Florin Wallace Floyd N' Representatwe of St patrlclc ' F .flux - - .S 'rtfw W-. -Q9,,, , Eg ,gt AA,. ' " A ff. 5' QSQ Q K X , 1 V1 VERA W fil' f i st if 4 is 0 yi N I ll I-A -Tigqgkr fi-5 HONORARY KNIGHT. Blunt gfZII1'lE5'jFTK4lIHll5lilI1U, QI. QE., W. QI. QE. Born in Wisconsin, january 9, 1864. Early education received in the schools of Wisconsin and Iowa. Graduated as civil engineer from Cornell College in 1888. From this time until 1896 fol- lowed the practice of civil and mining engineering in California and Oregon. Served as city engineer of Salem, Ore- gon, I8Q2'-96. Received graduate schol- arship in Cornell University in 1896 and after a year's study was granted degree of M. C. E. Served as instructor in Cornell for three years. During IQOO and 1901 in private practice in railway and sanitary engineering. Returned to Cornell in IQO2, serving as assistant pro- fessor in civil engineering until 1907. After one year at the University of Ala- bama as professor of civil engineering, entered the University of Washington at Seattle, Washington, as professor of municipal engineering. Came to Mis- souri University in 1914. While in Se- attle served as member 'of the State Board of Health and was President of the Board for two years. He has always been in favor of this celebration, and has given- the students the right to celebrate the day of their patron Saintg and to this end all of us are glad to welcome him as Honorary Knight. Eight ' s.. i, ,,, 2 ., , - LQ01. Ala- ins, gton r of Vlis- Se- tate 1 of this :nts 1ei1' us BFY :hi J T Sl1f:g?g0clf Y ' if TL "tt ""--x,Z4-.i-1'v e f tesigsgsw f f . ' V ,Nl-it 9 'i il 0 F5 gl 1-1oNoRARY KNIGHT. , N , 451111 Qburic gkemtun, ZH. .5 in JBL QE. On this glorious 17th of March, 1916, Mr. G. D Newton knelt befor . e our rep- resentative of Saint Patrick, and in sin- cere proof of his faith, kissed the Blar- ney Stone. Mr. Newton was born on the 28th of April, 1870, in Watervliet, Michigan. His early education was obtained in his home schools, a small part of his time was spent at the Ann Arbor High School. Later on he attended the Uni- versity of Michigan, where in 1896 he received the Bachelor of Science de- gree in mechanical engineering. Before attending the university, he spent three years in the machine shops at Rochester e might have practical in order that h knowledge. Then from 1896 to 1898 he was with the National Supply Company Nine at Toledo, Ohio. Then for a few years he was chief draftsman and designer for several of the large Eastern steel firms. And in 1911, he accepted a position as mechanical engineer with the Carnegie Steel Works, here until 1913 he worked. Then he came to this university and since then he has been one of the teachers of mechanical drawing and machine design. A All of the engineers joyously wel- come him into their order, for they all know that he has always been in favor of their celebration, and has assisted in many ways to make that celebration a success. Such a man as this will make a most valued Knight, and we will al- ways remember him who received the degree March 17, 1916. L 2 3655555 ego 459. ' nhup C. J. HUBBARD. Witli Apologies to Kipling. Vifhen our last survey is taken, And the last map is plotted and inked, Viflien the oldest camp is forsaken, And the youngest uroughneckn has died, Vlfe shall rest, and faith we shall need it, Lie down for an eon or two, Till the Master Engineer shall call us, And command that we survey anew. And those that could design shall he happy, They shall never rise before noon, Their power plants shall all be in Eden, They shall work by the light of the Tungsten And only Archangels shall help them, The Saints shall respond to their call, They shall erect but one transmission in a century And never he Weary at all. There nothing but praise shall he printed In reviews of the engines they have madeg And nothing but Efs shall be given Each hour, when the engineers are paid, .Each one, in joy and contentment, To his home in some separate star. Shall motor, a cheruh to drive him, A "million-horse" comet his car. '1 l-ifx be first ngineer OR quite a number of years, the patronage paid to St. Patrick by the Engineers of Missouri Uni- A l versity fand now at Oklahoma, Arkansas, Rolla School of Mines and Amesj has caused people unacquainted with the legend to wonder not a little at the connection. We will here at- tempt to explain how it has been proven that St. Patrick was the only first and original Engineer. , The bearer of the illustrious name of St. Patrick was born of Irish parents on the sea coast of Britain in 389 A. D. History shows that he manifested great engineering ability by mastering alge- bra and trigonometry before he learned his letters. At the age of I5 he proved the earth to be round before an august and learned body of scientists from Dublin. A year later he realized the need of a bridge between analytic ge- ometry and mechanics. Thus the inven- tion of the calculus which has been handed down for us to "'cuss." The Irish now awoke to the fact that this engineering genius was being wasted in Britain. So a vessel was se- cretly sent to the coast of Britain, and one dark and stormy night Patrick was kidnapped and brought to Dublin. Here he was appointed a committee of one to determine the cause of Ireland's re- tardation in the progress of civilization. After four months of diligent and ceaseless investigation Patrick informed the scientists that he was going to im- prove the barbarous condition of Ire- land. Eleven His First service was the construction of a masonry aqueduct on the outskirts of Dublin, thus furnishing, the city with pure water from the springs of that vicinity. He also built three sky- scrapers, an elevated electric railroad, and a cantilever bridge. Not neglect- ing the mechanical and electrical needs of his country, he constructed a dam and erected a power plant on the Shan- non river and transmitted the light and power all over Ireland. Hfis network of railroads established easy access to even the remotest peat bog, upon which Ireland depended for her supply of fuel. , This caused the awe and devotion of the good Irish people and they tried to repay Patrick by giving him the title of Saint. They really wanted to make him king, but he refused, as Withfihis high ideals of democracy, he was op- posed to the rule of ,one man. We thus see why these ideals 'of democracy have afterward been fostered by the follow- ers of the engineering profession. Now these services to Ireland began to worry the lawyers not a little, as a result they feared for their power which they held over the people. So he was accused of witchcraft, arrested and brought before one of their judges. Now St. Patrick was equal to the occa- sion, so he promptly invented the mon- key wrench and screwed all the lawyers to the bench. Later he was elected mayor of the city of Dublin. Four years later St. Patrick started on his famous topo- I - -:a'5Q'-DK Z- .,:,j":3 V 7 or - etseiyt-1355 graphic survey of Ireland. It is said to have taken ten years to complete. An incident is said to have happened while he was in County Cork, en- gaged in precise leveling that will be told to even the end of the world. He was taking "shots" between hills that were four miles apart, and on one sight- ing, he seemed to see the hill move up and then down, to the right and then to the T left in a most unaccountable manner. Upon removing the lens, a young. unsophisticated, green snake crawled out of the instrument, destroy- ing the cross hairs. St. Patrick then an elaborate topograp1'1iC map of Ire' land. His computations became very laborious and tedious, so he invented the slide rule, commonly called the "slip-stick." The original map can be seen in the University of Dublin, where it is paraded and exhibited by the learned men of that institution. St. Patrick was the founder of the Royal Society of Engineers of Ireland. He lived to a ripe old age and died March 17th, 461 A. D. It is said that the earth trembled and the skies dark- ened at his death. He sleeps in the shadows of Blarney Castle, where the lost his for seven days and drove all of the snakes out of Ireland into the sea. Upon completion of his survey, St. Patrick returned to Dublin and laid out temper, and knocked off work shamroclzs grow, but once a year, on the 17th of March he appears on earth again to reward his faithful followers who cheerfully and willingly cut all classes. The Giant iiests All day the Giant, works. l-lis arms of steel Lift the huge weight or turn the ponderous wheel Nor lesser tasks does he disdain or shirk- Allis grist to him that feeds his greed for work. But when the evening creeps across the land The Giant rests, and stretching forth his hand Gropes for his pipe, then bends his tired frame And stoops to light it in the sunset flame. Soon, thick and fast, as he begins to blow, The ruddy sparks through the soft twilight glow. They fill the city streets with mimic noon And flash and sparkle by the still lagoon, Through the dim parks they blaze a golden trail, Float up the hills or cluster in the vale. l-lither and yon, the lovely, airythings ' Go glimmering past us'no their shining wings, While overhead the Lady Moon looks down And deems them jewels lost from out of her crown. PAULINE FRANCES CAMP. Twelve 3 ustin when A Story of an Engineer, a Man of Red Blood. He had come to Alaska shortly gghgfgg after the gold rush. He realized the folly of the mad desire for the muck called goldg for he had heard from stray bits of conversation the names of many who had disappeared into the Great Unknown in their fren- zied rush to the gold fields. Then be- sides his purpose-well he had not come to gain wealth. He had very good rea- sons for being here, and none knew what they were, nor did they care to ask. Generally this type of questions would not be answered and sometimes the one that was questioned might be- come offended, and that meant that some one might go on a very long journey from which there' was no return. So the people accepted him as he was and in their crude andiuncouth ways gave him a welcome. Other than that they thought very little about him and both- ered him less. - ' A railroad had been thought of and some stir was aroused at the Post. He heard that the men who were backing the proposition were in need of a civil engineer, and had not been able to get any that would stay with them. Every- one that came soon became the Vic-- USTICE GIVEN was an engineer. 25 tim of the gold fever and left to join the frenzied? rush to the gold fields, thinking that he might be the lucky one. He inquired where he could find the officials and he was directed to a rough frame shack at the far end of the street. A few questions were asked concerning Thte A his past. These he refused to answer. This caused some doubt on the part of the officials for they had not been in this part of the world very long, and had not learned to steer clear of such discussions. But when they saw an an- gry flush spread over his face, they quickly changed the subject to one of technicalities. They discovered that his knowledge of what they wanted was unlimited. What he did not know about railroad construction, supervision and management was very little. So realiz- ing their nnd, they dropped all further reference to his personal history, and proceeded to show him their plans and explain just what they wanted. For several months he worked long hours, planning the work and driving the crude, ignorant laborers to under- stand that they must do their work rightg for the most of them thought that anyway so that it was done was good enough. He seemed to be every place. Not a level or gradeg nor a .tie or rail was laid that he was not there totsupervise it. He thrived on it while the officials set back and smiled and congratulated themselves on their brains for picking such a good man. A little over a year passed, the little road was completed. Trains had been scheduled to run. One day he came to their office and told them he was going to leave in a few days. They were as- tounded, they hardly knew what to say for a minute, for nearly a month they had planned to make him one of them- selves and give him a position that h might have the best that was, as the C Y had realized the capability, of the man u 'm, m Y h to command others, and that he had a ll of the details of the system at his finge tips. All of this they explained to hi they tried their best to make him se that they needed him and needed hi bad, they told him the salary they ha planned to give him. But he sadl shook his head, and told them that suc a thi Cf ' ' ' ng was impossible, they grew des- perate and offered him double their firs offer, and then finally four times. But he only refused and told them that his assistant, George Lewis, could handle the situation as well as he, and having delivered his final answer, he'turned and slowly walked from the office. Out- ' ewis and whispered some- I' e d 'C side he met L thing to him. That afternoon he dis- appeared from the communi one knew, no one tried to 1'ind out. As the disappearance of men was a common e people knew the ty, where no occurrence, for th law's arm was long and it's gripping iin- gers were always scratching and har- ' ey supposed that rowing the earth. Th this was the case with him and no one bothered to find out different, only his friend L ' ewis knew where he went to. Lewis had been very reluctant to see his friend go, for they had been to- gether ever since the road was a thing on paper. During their evenin ho g urs they had discussed and planned the next d 9 u ay s work. And many a pipe they had 11 way back to the Barrens with supplies for another period of loneliness on his sledge. No one recognized him but his friend Lewis, for a heavy red beard completely covered his face, and -his long thick hair completed the natural disguise. During his long exile he had set dead- falls and fox-baits along theledge of that long, slim finger of the Great Bar- ren which reaches out of the east into the country of the Great Bear, far to the west. The door of his sapling-built hut opened to the dark and chilling gray of the Arctic Circle, through. its one lonely window he could watch the sputter and play of the Northern Lights appier days, and listen to and dream of h the curious hissing purr of the Aurora which had grown to be a monotone in his ears. For six years, season after season, he came back with his load of furs, and the clerk at the trading post had written items something like the following in h t e cornpanyls books: March 17, Given came in toda Y with his furs. He left this after- noon with us usual supplies. Once before the clerk, when he had become ' curious, had added to the rec- ord: Strange why Given does not stay here overnight, and does not asso- ciate with any of us: Curious that he neverdrinks. ' ' Then what seemed the rnost strange Smqked together- of all was the fact that Justice Given A year had Passed' when he again had never asked for any mail durin all came to the Post, this time in the gray of these years, and no letter. had iver of the afternoon he drove in with his Come for him, dogs and his fursg for now he was a Th trapper. Night would see him on his . e Great Silent enveloped himand his mystery. Th ' e Yapplng foxes knew Foul-tee 'i 1' ' I " ' X S ... 'J A , t- fig-T: more of him than did his fellow men. They knew him for miles up and down that white finger of desolation, they knew the danger of his baits and his traps, they snarled and barked their hatred and defiance at the glow, of his lights on dark nights, they watched for him, sniffed for signs of him, and then blindly walked into his clever death traps. Oftentimes the howl of the gray wolf came rolling over the' icy ground and sent a shudder through his body. I-Ee knew what thati howl meant-hun- ger. . The foxes, the wolves, and justice Given! That was what this dead World was made up of-themg and him. He was killing-but they were winning. 'Slowly but surely they were breaking him down-they and the terrible icy loneliness. The loneliness he might have stood for many years. But they- were driving him mad. More and more he had come to dread their howling at night. That wasthe deadly com-bina- and the howling. In the laughed at himself for be- cowardg but at nights the moistened his brow, and tion-night daytime he ing such a cold sweat sometimes he screamed at the awfulness of it all. What kind of manner of man he had been, and of the strangeness of the life that he endured in the maddening lone- liness of that mystery cabin in the edge of the Barren, only one other man knew, and that was George Lewis, his former assistant, the only friend he had ever made during the time he had been in this wilderness. But two thousand miles south, George Lewis sat a small table in a brilliantly lighted and fashionable cafe. It was Fifteen 9 early in the summer, and Lewis had been down from the north not more than a month. The deep tan was on his face, and the tiny wind and snow lines crinkled at the corners of his eyes. He exuded the life of the big outdoors, as he sat opposite the pallid cheeked and weak-chested Bhrome, who would have given his millions to possess the red blood in the other's veins. Lewis had m-ade his "strike,, while he was with the company. That day he had sold out to Bhrome for a hundred thousand, and he was filled with the flush of joy and triumph. Bhrome's eyes shone witha new sort of enthusiasm as he listened to this man's story of grim and fighting deter- mination that had led to the discovery of the gold mine away up in the moun- tains of the frozen north. He looked upon the other's strength, his bronzed face and the glory of achievement in his eyes, and a great and yearning hope- lessness burned like a dull fire in his breast. He envied him. He was no old- er than the other that sat opposite him on the other side of the table-yet a vast gulf lay between them. I-lie had his millions, the other with a flood of red blood coming and going in his body and his wonderful fortune of a hundred thousand. Bhrome leaned over the table and laughed. It was the laugh of a man who had grown tired of, life, in spite of his fortune. Only a few days before a famous specialist had warned him that the threads of his life were giving away -breaking one by one. He told this to his companion. He confessed to him with the strange glow in his eyes-a glow that was like a fire making a last ' Y M?-f :QW 6 7 V 1-ig!" Sl-zamrock :- 1916. fight against total extinguishment-that he would give up his fortune and.al1 that he had won for the other's good health. 'Tm ready to quit now, Lewis, I'm ready to quit-but my God, it's too late now." Which got Lewis to thinking and then he began to tell the story, as much of it as he knew, of Justice Given, his friend of the Great Silent. Lewis' voice was tuned with the winds and the forests. It rose above the low and monotonous hum about them. People at the two or three ad- joining tables might have heard his story, if they had listened. Within the immaculateness of his evening dress, Bhrome shivered, fearing that Lewis' voice might attract undue attention to them. But other people were absorbed in themselves. Lewis went on with his story, and at last, so clearly that it eas- ily 'reached the other tables, he spoke the name of justice Given. Then came the interruption, and with that interruption a strange and sudden upheaval in the life of George Lewis that was to mean more to him than the discovery of his gold mine. His eyes swept over Bhrome's shoulder, and there he saw a woman. She was stand- ing. A low, stifled cry had broken from her at the instant of his first glimpse of her, and as he looked, Lewis saw her lips form gaspingly the name he had spoken-justice Given! She was so near that Bhrome could have turned and touched her. Her eyes were like luminous fires as she stared at Lewis. Her face was strangely white. He could see her quiver, and catch her breath. And she was looking at him. For that one moment she had forgotten the presence of the others. Then a hand touched her arm. It was the hand of her elderly escort, in whose face were anxiety and wonder. The woman started and took her eyes from Lewis. With her escort she seated her- self at a table a few paces away, and for a few moments George could See she was fighting for composure, and that it cost her a struggle to keep her eyes from turning in his direction whileshe talked in a low voice with her compan- ion. . George's heart was pounding like a trip hammer. He knew that'she was and he knew when he had He forgot her. She was talking about him now, that she had cried out spoken Given's name. Bhrome as he looked at exquisite, even with that gray pallor that had come so suddenly to her cheeks. She was not young, as the age of youth is measured. Perhaps she was thirty or thirty-Eve. If some one had asked Lewis to describe her, he would have said that she was glorious. Yet her en- trance had caused no stir. Few had looked at her until she had uttered that cry. There were scores of women under the lights possessed of more spectacular beauty. Bhrome had partly turned in his seat, and now, with careful breeding, he faced his companion again. "Do you know her?" Lewis asked. Bhrome shook his head. "No.,' Then he added: "Did you see what made her cry out like that?', "I believe so," said Lewis, and he turned purposely so that the four peo- ple at the next table might see him and hear him. "I think that she sprained Tixt " or her ankle. It's on account--oh, it's an occasional penance the women make for wearing these high-heeled shoes, you know." He looked at her again. Her form was bent toward the white-haired man who was with her. The man was star- ing straight over at George, a strange, searching look in his face as he listened to what she was saying. He seemed to question Lewis through the short dis- tance that separated them. And then the woman turned her head slowly, and once more Lewis met her eyes square- ly-deep, dark, glowing eyes that thrilled him to the quick of his soul. He did not try to understand what he saw in them. Before he turned his glance to Bhrome he saw that the color had swept back into her face, her lips were parted, he knew that she was struggling to suppress a tremendous emotion. Bhrome was looking at him curiously -and George went on with his story of Given. He told it in a lower voice. Not until he had finished did he look again in the direction of the other table. The woman had changed her position slight- ly, so that he could not see her face. The uptilt of her hat revealed to him the warm, soft glow of shining coils of brown hair. He was sure that her es- cort was keeping watch of his move- ments. Suddenly Bhrome saw a man that he had been wishing to see for some time, so he excused himself to Lewis and left the table. A few seconds later the white-haired man was on his feet. I-Ile came over to Lewis' table, andiseated himself casu- ally in Bhrome's vacant chair, as though he were a very personal friend of Seventeen . 'f Georgeis that had come to have a friend- ly chat for a few minutes. "I beg your pardon for the imposition which I am laying upon youf' he said in a very quiet voice. "I am Captain Courtley. The lady with me is my daughter. And you, I believe, are a gentleman. If I were not sure of that, I should not have taken the advantage of addressing you. You heard my daugh- ter cry out a few moments ago? You observed that she was-disturbed?" Lewis nodded. "I could not help it. I was facing her. And since then I have thought that I'was the cause of her being dis- turbed. I am George Lewis. I have just arrived from the gold fields. So, you see, if it is a case of mistaken identity-" "No-no-it is not that," interrupted the older man. "As we were passing your table-my daughter-heard you speak a name. Perhaps she was mis- taken. It was Justice Given." "Yes, I know him. He is a friend of mine." ' ' E Bhrome was returning. The other saw that over George's shoulder and his voice trembled with excitement as he said quickly: ' "Your friend is coming back. No one must know that my daughter is inter- ested in this man-Given. She trusts you. She sent me to you. It is impor- tant that she should see you tonight and talk with you alone. I will wait for you outside. I will have a taxicab ready to take you to my apartments. Will you come?" "I will come," he said. With a feeling that thisnight had set stirring a brew of strange. and unfore- --1f aN ,Y J--iss ,- .Xf,,,- seen events for him, George sat in a softly lighted and richly furnished room and waited. The Captain had been gone a full half hour. He had left a box half filled with cigars on a table at George's elbow, urging that he should smoke. They were a fine quality of cigars and on the box was the name of the dealer from which they had been purchased. I "My daughter will come presently," Captain Courtley had said. A curious thrill shot through George as he heard her footsteps and the soft swish of her skirts. Involuntarily he arose to his feet as she entered the room. For fully ten seconds they stood facing each other without speaking. She was dressed in a iilmy gray stuff. There was lace at her throat. She had shifted the thick, bright coils of her hair to the crown of her head, a splendid glory of hair, he thought. Her cheeks were flushed, and with her handsragainst her breast, she seemed crushing back the strange excitement that glowed in her eyes. Once he had seen a fawn's eyes that looked like hers. In them was sus- pense, fear-a yearning that was almost pain. Suddenly she same to him, her hands outstretched. Involuntarily, too, he took them. They were warm and Soft. They thrilled him-and they clung to him. - "I am Mary Courtley,', she said. "My father has explained to you? You know -a man-who calls ,himself-Justice Given?" Her fingers clung more tightly to his, and 'the sweetness of her hair, her breath, her eyes were very close as she waited. "Yes, I know a man that calls him- self by that name." W "Tell me what he is like? Is he tall like you ?" "No, he is of medium height." "Is he young?" "No, he is older than I." "And his eyes-are they dark?" He felt rather than heard the throb- bing of her heart as she waited for him to reply. There was a reason why he should never forget Givenis eyes. "Sometimes I thought that they were blue, and sometimes that they were gray," he said, and at that she dropped his hands with a strange little cry, and stepped back from him, a joy which she madedno effort to' keep frornhim flaming in her face. It was a look that sent a sudden hope- lessness through him-a stinging pang of jealousy. This night had set wild and tumultous emotions aflarne in his breast. He had come to her like one in a dream. In an hour he had placed her above all other women in the World, and in that hour the little gods of fate had brought him to his knees in the worship of a woman. The fact did not seem un- real to him. Here was a wom,an, and he loved her. And his heart sank like a heavily weighted thing when he saw the transformation of joy that Came into her face when he mentioned the name of his lonely, mad friend away up there in the North. "And this man?" he said, straining to make his voice even. "VVhat is he to you?" 'His question cut her like a knife. The wild color ebbed swiftly out of hgr cheeks. Into her eyes swept the haunt- mg fear which he was to see and won- Eighteen 9E - nun. tall rob- him 'he Vere vere and she ming :pe- 3112 vild his e in her and had ship un- l he e a the her his the gto to Phe her .nf- on- ' n der at more than once. It was if he had done something to frighten her. "We-my father and I-are interested in himf' she said., Her words cost her a visible effort. He noticed a quick throbbing in her throat, just above the filmy lace. "Mr, Lewis, won't you par- don this-this betrayal of excitement in myself? It must be unaccountable to you. Perhaps a little later you will understand. We are imposing on you by not conflding in you what this inter- est is, and I beg of you to forgive me. But there is a reason." - Her hands rested lightly on his shoul- ders. Her eyes implored him. "I will not ask for confidences which you are not free to give," he said very gently. He was rewarded by a soft glow of thankfulness. 1 About then her father entered the roomg then for a period of nearly three hours he vividly told them how and where he had met Given. What friends they had grown to be, of the lonely life there in the wilderness with' only the yapping and the howling of the foxes and the wolves. Of the awful silence that you could almost hear. Of the bit- ter cold. After-.he had left he still felt the thrill of the warm, parting pressure of her hand, he saw the gratitude in her eyes, he heard her voice, low and tremu- lous, asking him to come again tomor- row evening. His brain was in a strange whirl of excitement, and he laughed- laughed with a gladness which he had not felt before in all of the days of his life. He had told a' great many things that night, but he'wondered why that haunt- ing fear had come into her eyes when Nineteen he happened to mention the Mounted Police. But he had asked them no ques- tions, he had not tried to pry into the secret which they so evidentlydesired to keep from him. Now, alone in the cool night, he asked himself a hundred questions, and yet with 'a feeling that he understood a great deal of what they had kept from'him. Something had whispered to him then-and whispered to him now-that Justice Given was not the man's right name, and that to her and her father he was a brother and son. This thought, as long as he could think it without a doubt, filled his cup of hope to the overflowing. . But the doubt per- sisted. It wasllike a spark that refused to go out. Who was justice Given? What was he, the' engineer, now' the half'-wild trapper, to Mary Courtley? Yes-he could be but that one thing-a brother-a black sheep-a wanderer. A son who had disappeared-and now was found. But ifhe was that, only that, why would they not tell him? The doubt sputtered up again. Hle did not go to bed, he was anxious for theday and the evening that was to follow. A woman had unsettled hisworld. His gold mine now" became an unimportant reality. Everything faded into the back- ground and only the woman remained. He was like a boy living in the anticipa- tion of a great promise-restless and even feverishly anxious all day. He made all sorts of 'inquiries about Cap- tain Courtley. None seemed to know anything of him or where he had come from. That night, when he saw Mary Court- ley again, he wanted-to reach out his arms to her. He wanted to make her understand how completely his wonder- . tg-lofxs - X .Tp -it .XY j ful love possessed him, and how utterly lost he was without her. 'She was dressed in simple white-again with that Hlmy lace at her throat. Her hair WaS don in those lustrous coils, so bright and soft that he would have given a tenth of his gold mine to touch them with his hands. And she was glad to see him. Her eagerness shone in her eyes, in the warm Hush of her cheeks, in 'the joyous tremble of her voice. That night, too, passed like a dream in paradise for him. For a long time they sat alone, she had brought him the cigars and urged him to smoke. They talked about the North, of its frozen wastes, its wild life, and 'the tragedies of the gold-mad men. He told her of his own adventures, how long he had sought for gold himself. "I expect to go back some time in August," he said. , ' I She leaned toward him, last night's strange excitement glowing for the first time in her eyes. I "You are going back? You Will see him?" In her eagerness she laid a hand on his arm. "I am going back. It would be possi- ble to see Given." The touch of her hand did not lighten the Weight that was tugging again at his heart. "It is a long journey, and-in he was looking at her closely as he spoke, "jus- -tice Given may not be there when I re- turn. It is possible that he may have gone into another part of the Wilder- ness." I-Ife saw her quiver as she drew back, "He has been there all these years," she said, as if she were speaking to her- self. "He wouldnot move now." His own voice was low, scarcely above a whisper, and she looked at him quick- ly and strangely, a Hush in her cheeks. It was late when he bade her good- night. Again he felt the warm thrill of her hand as it lay in his. The next aft- ernoon he was to take her out driving. The days and weeks that followed these first meetings with her were weighted with many things for George. Neither she nor her father enlightened him concerning their interest in the man that they were so interested in. Several times he believed that she 'Was on the point of confiding in him, but each time there came that strange fear in her eyes, and she caught herself. Lewis did not urge. He asked no questions that might be embarrasing. He knew, after the third Week had passed, that she could no longer be un- conscious of his love, even though the mystery of the man in the North re- strained him from making a declaration of it. There was not a day in the week that they did not see each other. As their acquaintance became closer, and as she saw in him more and more of that something which he had not spoken, a change developed in her. At first it puzzled and then alarmed him. At times she almost seemed frightened. One evening, when his love was trem- bling on his lips, she turned suddenly white. It was the middle of July before the words came from him at last. In two or three weeks he was starting for the North. It was evening, and they were alone in the big room, with the cool breeze from the lake drifting in on them. He made no effort to touch her as he told her of his love, butwhen he was done, she know that a strong man Twenty SE lick. Wh imd- ill of : aff. Vmg. Jwed WC!! Jrgg. tiled man Feral the time EYES, i no had : un- . the i re :tion veek As Ld as that rn, a at if At :ned rem- enly the two the vere cool on her rhen H1211 vent? ' had laid his heart and his soul at her feet. He had never seen her whiter. Her hands were clasped tightly in her lap. There was a silence in which he did not breathe. Her answer came so slow and low that he leaned forward to hear. "I am sorry," she said. "It's my fault -that you love me. I knew. And yet I let you come again and again. I have done wrong. It is not fair now for me to tell you to go-without a chance. You would want me if I did not love you? You would marry me if I did not love you ?" Hlis heart pounded. He forgot every- thing but that he loved this woman with a love beyond his power to reason. "I don't think I could live without you nowf' he cried in a low voice. "And I swear to make you love me. It must come. It is inconceivable that I cannot make you love me-loving you as I do." She looked at him clearly now. She seemed suddenly to become tense -and vibrant with 'a new and wonderful strength. "I must be fair with you," she said. "You are a man whose love most women would be proud to possess. And yet- it is not my power to accept that love, or give myself to you. There is another that you must go to." "And that is--" "Justice Given." - It was she that leaned forward now, her eyes burning, her bosom rising and falling with the quickness of her breath. ' "You must go to him," she said. "You must take a letter to him-from me. And it will be for him-for him-to say T tyO e whether I am to be your wife. You are honorable. You will be fair with me. You will take the letter to him. And I will be fair to youi I will be your wife. I will try hard to care for you- if he-says--" E Her voice broke. She covered her face, and for a moment, too stunned to speak, George looked at her while her slender form trembled with sobs. She had bowed her head, and for the first time he reached out and laid his hand upon 'the soft glory of her hair. Its touch set aflame every fiber in him. Hope swept through him, crushing 'his fears like a juggernaut. It would be a sim- ple task to go to Given! He was tempted to take her in his arms. A moment more and he would have caught her' to him, but "the weight-of his hand on her head aroused her, and she raised her face, and drew back her head. Hfis arms were reaching out. She saw what was in his eyes. "Not now," she said. "Not until you have gone to him. Nothing in the world will be too great a reward for you if you are fair to me, for you are taking a chance. In the end you may receive nothing. For if he says that I cannot be your wife-I cannot. He alone must decide. On those conditions will you go?" "Yes, I will go," 'said George. ' It was early in August when he reached the Post. From there he took the trail. Day after day he continued steadily northward. He carried the let- ter to Given in his breast pocket, secure- ly tied in a little water-proof bag. It was a thick letter, and time and again he held it in his hand, and wondered what it was that she had so much to say 4 shmoe ee A elif X 1916 to that lonely man in the Great Silent. One night, as he sat alone by his HFC in the chill of September darkness, he took the letter from its sack, and saw that the contents of the bulging en- velope had sprung one end of the flap loose. He had set a pail of water on the fire, and a cloud of steam was rising from it. Those two things-the flap and the steam-sent a thrill through him. What was in the letter? What had she written to that man? In a few seconds the steam would free the rest of the flap. He could read the letter and no one would ever know the difference. Then like a shock came the thought that the few letters she had written to him were always sealed with a red sealing wax, and that this letter was not sealed. She had trusted him. Her faith was implicit. And this was her proof of it. Under his breath he laughedfand his heart grew warm with new happiness and hope. "I have faith in you," were her parting words, and now these words came back to him, "I have faith in you." So he replaced the letter in its sack. That night had seen the beginning of the struggle with himself. The autumn and the winter came early in this coun- try. It was to be a winter of terrible cold and snow, of famine, and of pesti- lence. The Hrst oppressive gloom of it added to the fear and suspense that be- gan to grow in him. For days there was no sign of the sun. The clouds hung low. Bitter winds came out of the North, and nights these winds wailed desolately through the tops of the trees under which he slept. And day after day and night after night the tempta- tion came upon him more strongly to open that letter. He was convinced that the letter- and the letter alone-held his fate, and that he was actingblindly. He wanted Mary. He wanted her above everything else in the world. Then why Should he not fight for her-in his own way? And to do that he must open the letter and read its contents. If there was nothing in it that would stand between them, he would have done no wrong, for he would still take it to Justice Given. So he argued. But if the letter ruined his chances of possessing her, his knowl- edge of what it contained would give him an opportunity to win her in an- other way. He could even answer it himself and take back to her false Word from Given, for these awful. years in the North would have changed his hand- writing. His treachery, if it could be called that, would never be discovered. And it would give to him the woman that he loved. This was the temptation. The power that resisted it was the spirit of that big, clean, fighting North which makes men out of flesh and bone. Ten years of that life had been drilled into him, and so he hung on. Deep snows fell, and fierce blizzards shot like gun blasts from out of the Arctic. Snow and wind were not what brought the deeper gloom to the coun- try. Smallpox-"red death"-was gal- loping through the wilderness, and a hundred messengers of the forests were riding swiftly behind their dogs to spread the warning. Hfe traveled very slowly. For three days and nights the air was filled with the "Arctic Dustv snow that was as hard as Flint and stung like shot and it was Twontx'-TWG so cold that he paused frequently and built small fires, over which he filled his lungs with hot air and smoke. He knew what it meant to have the lungs "touched" It was the morning of the sixth day when he reached the thick fringe of spruce that sheltered Given's cabin. He was half blinded. The snow-filled bliz- zards had cut his face until it was swol- len and purple. Twenty paces from the cabin he stopped, and stared, and rubbed his eyes again-as though that he were not quite sure that his eyes were not playing him a trick. A cry broke from his lips then. Over the door there was nailed auslender sap- ling, and at the end of that sapling there floated a tattered, wind-beaten rag. It was the signal. It was the one common voice to all of the wilderness-a warn- ing to man, woman and child, white or red, that came down through the cen- turies. justice Given was down with the small-pox! For a few moments the discovery stunned him. Then he was filled with a chill, creeping horror. Given was sick with the scourge. Perhaps he was dy- ing. It might be-that he was dead. In spite of the terror of the thing ahead of him, he thought of Mary. If Given was deadi! 'Above the low moaning of the Wind in the tops of the trees he cursed him- self. He had thought a crime, and he clenched his mittened hands as he stared at the one window of the cabin. His eyes shifted upward. In the air was a hlmy, floating gray. It was smoke coming from the chimney. Given was not dead. Something kept him from shouting Given's name,'that he might Twen ty-Three ' 5l Q g S' r iq 2 WEE . come to the door. He went to the win- dow and looked in. For a few moments he could see nothing. And, then, dimly, he made out the cot against the wall. On that cot sat the man that was his friend and the man that held his happi- ness in his Words. With a quick breath George turned to the door, opened it, and walked in. Justice Given staggered to his feet as the door opened. His eyes were wild and filled with fever. "You-Lewis!" he cried huskily. "My God, didn't you see the flag?" "Yes" George's half-frozen features were smiling, and now he was holding out a hand from which he had drawn his mit- ten. "Lucky I happened along just now, old man. You've got it, eh?" Q Given shrank back from the offered hand. "There's time," he cried, point- ing to the door. "Don't breathe this air. Get out. I'm not bad yet-but it's the small-poxf' "I know it," said George, beginning to throw off hood and coat. "I'm not afraid of it. I had a touch of it three years ago, so I guess that I am immune. Besides, I have come two thousand miles to see you-Justice Given-two thousand miles to see you, and bring a letter from Mary Courtleyf, For a few seconds Given stood tense and motionless. Then he swayed for- ward. "A letter for me-from Mary?" he gasped, and held out his hands. An hour later they sat facing each other. The beginning of the disease be- trayed itself in the red Hush of Given's face, and the fever in his eyes. But he was calm. For many minutes he had spoken in a quiet voice, and LeWiS sat with scarcely a breath and a heart that at times had risen in his throat to choke him. In his hand Justice Given held the pages of the letter he had read. Now he went on: "So I'm going to tell it all to you, Lewis-because I know that you are a man. Mary has left nothing out. She has told me of your love, and of the reward that she has promised you-if I send back the word. She says frankly that she does not love you, but that she honors you above all men-except her father and one other-and that other- that other is myself. Years ago the woman that you love-was my wife. Her name was not Givenf' he went on, and a smile fought grimly on his lips. "That's one thing that I will not tell you, my name. The story itself will be enough. p "Perhaps there were two other people in the world that were happier than we two. I doubt it. I I got into a deal. I made an enemy, a deadly enemy. He was a blackmailer and a thief and the head of a political ring that lived on graft. Through my efforts he Was ex- posed. And then he laid for me-and he got me. I must give him credit for doing it so cleverly. He set a trap for me and a woman helped him. The trap sprung and got me. 'Even my wife would not believe me and the papers could End no excuse for me. I have never blamed her for getting a divorce, On the day the divorce was given her, my brain went bad. The World turned red and then black and red again. I went to his oiiice. I gave him a change to confess and redeem himself. He laughed at me, exulted at my fall. And so-I g ml? A killed him. And then in his office, With his dead body at my feet, I wrote a ,note to Mary. I told her what I had done and told her again of my innocence. I wrote her some day that she might hear from me under the name that I now bear, as the law would always be Watching for me. She has kept my secret, while the law has hunted for me. And thisi-" He held the letter out to Lewis. "Take it-go outside and read it. I want to think, and then come back in a half hour." Back of the cabin George read the let- teri and at timeshis soul seemed as if it were being smothered and at others it seemed to quiver with 'a strange joy. For nearly seven years she had known of the innocence of her husband. The woman-the dead man's tool-con- fessed. And during that time Mary had traveled over the world seeking him- the man who bore the name-Justice Given. Each night she had prayed God that the next day she might End him, and now her prayer had been answered, she begged that she might come to him, and share with him for all time a life away from the world they knew. The woman breathed like life in the pages that he read, yet with that won- derful message to Justice Given she pil- loried herself for those red and insane hours in which she had lost faith in him. She had no excuse for herself, ex- cept her great love, she crucified her- self as she held out her arms to him across that two thousand miles of deso- lation. She had written of the great PFICC She was offering for this one Chance of life and happiness. She told him of his friend's love, and the reward she had offered him should Justice 'l tl ity ' f ' A-:-xfwf Given find that in his heart love had died for her. Twice he read that mes- sage and he envied the man. The thirty minutes were gone when he re-entered the cabin. Given was waiting for him. "Have you read it?" Lewis nodded. In those moments he did not trust himself to speak. Given understood. The Hush was deeper in his face, his eyesburned brighter with the feverg but of the two he was the calmerg and his voice was steady. "I haven't much time, Lewis," he said, and he smiled faintly as he folded the pages of the letter. "My head is crack- ing. B,ut I have thought it all out, and you have got to go back to her-and tell her that I am dead. It's the best thing. I love her, Lewis. God knows that it's been only my dreams of her that have kept me alive all these years. She wants me to come to her, but that's impossible. I'm an outlaw. The law won't excuse me for killing that thing. We'd have to hide-hide all of our lives. And some day they might get me. There's just one thing to do and that is go back and tell her that I am deadg and try to make her happy, if you can." For the first time George forgot his lbve for the woman. And he cried out, "She wants to come to you," and he leaned towards Given, white-faced and clenching his hands. "She wants to comef' he repeated, "and the law won't find you. It's been seven ,years-and God knows that I will never say a word. It won't find you. And if it should, you can iight it out together, you and Mary." Given held out his hands, saying huskily, "Now I know that I need have no fear in sending you back. You're a T enty-Five man, and you've got to go. She can't come to me. It would'kill her this life. Think of the winter here-madness- the yapping of, the foxes--" Given swayed and crumpled up on his cot. For many days he and Given fought the red death in the little cabin. It was a iight that he could never forget. One afternoon, to strengthen himself for the terrible night that was coming, he walked several milestback into the forest on his snowshoes. It was late afternoon when he returned with a haunch of caribou meat on his shoulder. Three hundred yards from the cabin something stopped him like a shot. He listened. From, ahead of him came the whining of dogs, the crack of a whip, a shout which he could not understand. He dropped his burden and sped on. At the south edge of the level he stopped again. Straight ahead of him was the cabin. A 'hundred yards to the right of him was a dog team and a driver. Be- tween the team and the cabin a hooded and coated figure was running in the di- rection of the danger signal. With a cry of warning he darted in pursuit. He overtook the figure at the cabin door. It turned-and he stared into the white, terror-stricken face of Mary Courtley. E "Good God!" he cried and that was all. ' She gripped him with both hands. H?e had never heard her voice as it was now. She answered the amazement and horror in his face. "I sent you a letter," she cried, pant- ingly, "and it didn't overtake you. ' As soon as 'you were gone, I knew that I must come-that' I must follow you- that I must speak the words that I had Slrggfock it K A X av written. I tried to catch you, but you traveled faster than I could. Will you forgive me? You will forgive me." She tried to go into the little cabin but he detained her. ' "It is small-pox," he said and his voice was dead. "I know-the man over there-the man that brought me-told me what that little red flag means. And I am glad -so glad that I came when I did-in time to go to him-as he is. And you- you-must forgive!" She jerked away from him. The door opened and it closed behind her. A mo- ment later he heard a strange cryg the cry of a woman and the cry of a mang then he turned and walked slowly back into the forest. , It was growing dark when he started to go back, for he knew that he must go backg there was nothing else to do. As he had expected, the man that had brought her had fied with' his dog teamg leaving her there to face the red death. As he paused for a moment, the door opened and Mary stood there, looking at him. And then she came quickly out to him. Vainly did he try to keep the despair and heartbreak out of his face. She saw it, and there was a stranger and softer glow in her eyes as she took his hands in hers, and held them tight. "He has been telling me about you," she said, "I didn't know that there was a man in the whole world like you. I know what you have done, and what it has meant to you." Again she repeated softly, "I didn't know that there was a man in the whole world like you." He bowed his head, his shoulders drooped. And then he felt the warm thrill of her lips against his hand, That night was the rnost terrible of all nights in that little cabin in the Great Silent. And it was a night Of wild storm outside. The Wi1'1dS howled out of the north, and the trees moaned and sighed in the screeching blasts, while in that lonely little cabin George and Mary and justice Given fought the great fight. During the intervals of that iight, when the wind went moaning down, they could hear the hunger howl of the wolves and the barking of the foxes, and Lewis thought of all of the years in which they had haunted Given, and wondered if some strange spirit was gathering them in now from out of the storm to see the end. For he knew that the end was near. It carne in a fierce blast of the blizzard that seemed to sway the walls of the cabin. He did not need to tell Mary. She saw, and fell down on her knees beside the cot. And Lewis, unused to prayer, stood back out of the light and deep in his heart thanked God-not that his friend was dead, but that Mary was there, kneeling, with her arms about the one that she had lost. He was not jealous. In his soul was a strange rejoicing, and deep grief. He waited, and at last she rose slowly. She swayed slightly, and reachedout her arms seeking him. "He is gone," she whispered. He opened his arms. She lay in their shelter as the polar wind shrieked above them. He could feel the beating of her heart on his breast. And then she fell to sobbing, with her face close against him, and he rested his lips on her soft hair-and then the night grew suddenly still, and her throbbing died away, 1ike the crying of a child that has found the comfort of its mother's arms, 1 I I -- 13' W T t5S ew. h The Man Who Didn't Succeed They sing of the men who build the mills And girdle the earth with steel, Who fill the hour and wield the power That molds the public weal. Honor to them that in honor do The work that the world must need, And yet in chief I hold a brief For the man who didn't succeed. 'Tis not to excuse the indolentg No plea for the down and out,' Nor specious rot condemning what The leaders are about. Merely to ask in a casual way Of those who chance to read, For fairer view, and kinder, too, Of the man who didn't succeed. His house is small, his table light, His family must endure The snubs and sneers of the buccaneers Whose debts fall onthe poor. T Yet his is a home and no hotel, His wife is a wife, indeed, There's nothing above his children's love To the man who didn't succeed. Admitting it's true that he did not make The most of his talents ten, He won no pelf nor raised himself At the cost of his fellow men. His hands are clean, his heart is white, His honor has been his creed- Now who are we to say that he Is the man who didn't succeed? -Peter Reed. ' - X ,I 7 - , 7 As I whistle, and smoke, and hammer, I hear, Beneath all the laughter and chaff that goes on, A low, steady beat that is muffled and sweet, Yet, soft though it be, it is mighty and strong. 'Tis not with the ear that I hear this strange sound, 'Tis merely the inner-man catches the tune, As the rain on the eaves or the rustling leaves In midst of our dreams on a sweet night in June. 'Tis the throbbing and pulsing of many strong hearts- The whisper of spirits united in rhymeg Much joy and some pain can be heard in the strain-, As always in songs of a long ago time. I hail you, old comrades, and drink your good health: I hear your sweet singing, so sad yet so gay! I hail you and greet you, and soon I shall meet you, ,For I'll be a Grad, too, by next Patrick's day! Twenty- I-.ight A. L. Strother .... - L. P. Bo11--- F. C. Wilson Twenty-Nine St. Patas Board SENIOR. t ---------U -----Chazrman -----------------Treasurer ----- --------------------C01'1'eSp0nding Secretary G. D. Oliver. JUNIOR. G. A. Delaney, Secretary. F. J. Beard. SOPHOMORE. C. F. Hudson. F. W. Niedermeyer. FRESHMAN. R. C. Jarrett. Dance Committee JSENIOR. Jack Long. A. H. Kistenmacher. . A , JUNIOR. WI. A. Danforth. SOPHOMORE. E. H. Elder. . f ight Ifir:-11, Huw: Aflflf'l'f-Will, lfloyrl, Ilussf-I, 'I"m'1'y, Ac-r-mln. H1-mmm! Now: Imng'I'm'How. Luko, Foslur, Arms. If ll I i Voz, Wnllfr-a', H1uIf"hin:-arm. UTL 9 W VY! ma. W .Q M! ' 1 . CVT jg fs' 'v fo 1 X Ei 3021 35 A 11 'A V11 V Mt X Z-Ofpi me ' "Stf2E1go5jQ Tht au Beta Pi HONORARY ENGINEERING FRATERNITY. Founded at Lehigh University, june, 1885. Alpha Chapter of Missouri. Charter granted in 1902. Colors: Seal brown a CHAPTER ROLL.' D. S. Foster Leo Arms George Luke Vernon G. Cox Robert M. Walker I Fred P. Hutchinson Squire H. Anderson F. W. Floyd . Troy Russel Clinton S. Ferry Alvin J. Accola . Erskine S. Longfellow OFFICERS. . e F. W. Floyd,-President. Troy Russell, Vi-ce-president and Recording Secretary. Robert M. Walker, Treasurer. ' . George Luke, Librarian and Corresponding Secretary. - FRATRES IN FACULTATE. E. A. Fessenden ' T. J. Rodhouse F. P. Spalding E. J. McCaustland L. M. Defoe . Hermann Schlundt W. S. Williams . O. M. Stewart M. P. Weinbachr A A. L. Westcott Kerr Atkinson . A- L- Hyde O8 nd whi te ' ' JXQN ---XQQL-'E F iw x, Xxiixigfe e' shigqiofk reserve The Rhymes of the Re-Survey By R. Sidney Bartram. PART I. g Now this- is the tale of the labours performed by a survey gang Away in the back of the wild lanes, where nobody cares a hang! . Where the brown bear prowls in the thicket, and the screech owl splits the night, u . And skunks and other blossoms sweet, yield scents of rare delight. When grey the dawn is breaking, your duties 'are begun, Throughout the hours of daylight you labor with the sung And when the shadows lengthen, and the stars are shining bright, You take a shot at the polar star in the middle of the night. You sleep in a dis-used box car, on a bed of boughs of spruce, But there's nothing to get by kicking, so what in hell's the use? You dine on pork and cabbage, 'on pork and beans you sup, And there's pork next day for a breakfast, dish, to clear the remnants up. You pump a rusty hand-car for seven miles down the track, And the sweat runs into your eyebrows, and you long to ease your back. With picket, chain and transit, you run the traverse through For seven miles, or maybe ten, as much as you can do. You sit on a rotting deadfall, and open a can of pork, And eat a hasty dinner, with fingers for a fork.,' Then on you go with the traverse, as hard as you can push, ' Till the shades of night are falling fast, o'er swamip and track and bush. And then you hurry homeward, to the supper waiting-there, And think of your lousy spruce-bunk, and the sleep that knows no care: But, swinging round a rock-cut, you 'make a meet" with a freight, And "Safety First" is a maxim sound, so you leave the Cal- to its fate Ill! ' W shmoe? ' ' The car is smashed to splinters, which pleases the engineer, While you stand and swear in chorus, but only the night winds hear. So you shoulder the blasted transit, the picket, axe and chain, And start to tramp it homrewards, a dozen miles in the rain. At last, when the stars are shining, and the moon is swinging low, You reach the cars on the siding, foot-sore and full of woe, You kick while you eat your supper, you'grouse when you go to bed, And curse all night at the chap who snores, and wish that you were dead. But somehow, in the morning, you wake as .fresh as paint, e Although last night you thought the life would demoralize a saint: ' And you gather the junk together, and out on the line you go, For another day's hard labour, in rain, or sun, or snow. But to-day is no track traverse, it's Township lines in the bush, . And your axe bites deep of the cedar, and down she comes with a rush. You splash your way through the muskeg, you 'Hounder across the creek And flies and "skeeters" drink -their fill till you feel .too mad to speak. But it's not bad work in the summer, it's rather finein the fall, ' . But in the good old winter it's the greatest job of all, ' With frozen ears and fingers, and nose that you cannot feel, You laugh aloud with your stihfened lips, for your doing the work that's real. And so it was in the Beginning, and so it is to-day, And so it shall be to the end of things, when you are taken away, Until you are made into Angels, with transit, and tape and chain, You will work for the dame-d'old C. P. R., World without End. - ' Amen. ' Thirty-Three ln' PART II. T The Next World T Now this is the fate of surveyors, who love their beerbtoo well, They must do their work in Hades, surveying the bounds of hell, . They must blaze their trail through the darkness, they must run the Line of Regret, ' ' Till the Hubs of Hell are planted well, and the Devil's Corner set. And this is the fate of the Draughtsman, a -red hot compass and pen And a red hot clraughting table, for ever 'and ever. Amen. He must draw the Things as he sees It, with a Flag on every Hub, Till a white hot print of the Bounds of Hell is passed by Beegelbub. And the Picketmen and Chainmen must set a witness stake, Well squared and truly numbered, in the midst of the Burning Lake They must drag the chain forever, and .measure every lot Through bush that burns but never wastes, and swamp that's always hot. And the Cook who cooked their dinner, oh! what shall be his fate? Shall he stand beside the furnace door, and fill a fiery plate? Oh, no, he shall stand in the corner, away from- the furnace heat. He had it hot on the cook car, so now he shall cool his feet. For surveyors and all their outfit are sinners ,beyond recall, They hold no law but the law of might, which gives to the mightiest all. So he who has learned his lesson, who has served his year and a day May sin to the full of his heart's content, and none shall say him "lNlay." But the Devil stands in the Gates of Hell, to see who each may be, When an O. L. S. is sighted, he rubs his hands with glee, He calls aloud to his stokers, "Ha, stoke the furnace- Wejj Here's another surveyor coming along, we must make him ,hot in hellf' ll 1 3 'l 6 C glllllllllfilllllllllllllllhlllllIlllllllllllllllillllIIlllilllillllllllllllillllllllllllllllllllIIIII IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIWIIIIIIIL .- t , 1 ------Q G- 25251 -Mil' iif wfigi W ,,,,,, 0 M056 u .f 5 f V Q 4. f Zluuud Q Q I Q 5 W WWMW I ' g f .5 4 5 ix NX 2 i X -1,41 - x ZW Q " V 4' 'TN AX ' '-fx" 5- I " IL- 519' 1' ' nfl f,,, W 1 f 1 V ' W' X 1 : FQ H N I , . J-Ae.-- Be . 1 - ' sfzigggock 5 . JOE A. DUNN, 1916 . r ' Gets by on his innocent looles. Spend: most of'his time trying - to live down his past. X . 1 1 . S . 1 F. W. FLOYD, 1916 1 Admits he has a girl, ' 1 But doesn't care who knows it. 51 1.1 ra 1 THOMAS M. CAPP, 1916 , Held devotional services in the Bridge room, one memorable Sunday afternoon, with A. Hincoln Lyde, 3 Our hand ball expert. .1 I 1, ,. 1 D. N. BURRUSS, 1916 Always Qicks on .Mets as a target . 'lUllE7l,llv? ban get hold of an eraser. 51 I. gil? 1 I 1 , , . 1 1 lg - . N 1 -1 Q1 1 .1 1 , A. I-I. KISTENMACHER, 1916 1 Lives up to his scientific management 1 rules. Lowes more profs than another 1 man in school. 1 A Y' O. J. EIDMANN, 1916 W Gets sick every fall so that he can SPend a 'week in the hospital and meet the new nurses. 1 nights of St. patrick - Shelbyville, Mo, C. E. Society Mlarm, Okla. Tau Beta Pi C. E. Society lrpropsn St. Joseph, Mo. C. E. Saczexg Baseball, '13, '14, '15 St. Louis, Mo. Student Council C. E. Society A e Beta- Theta Pi' ' "Dane' St. Louis, Mo. C. E. 505198 Washlngton, Ma I. 0. S. C. E. Sociffi Erzgzmnvs' CM '1'llil'U"SiS QI. H. LONG, 1916 Has a hobby of cussing out sometlzing. FRANCIS KRONE, 1916 Would just like to know the significance of "Old Crow." C. C. BROWN, 1916 Business Manager of Shamrock. Holds degree from Profane Language Department F. C. WILSON, 1916 Honorary member of the Tri Delta Sorority. H. E. SCOTT, 1916 Junior member of the Capp- Scott Destruction Co. JOHN K. SLOAN, 1916 Can't agree with Krone on the Research. Tnlrty-Seven 1 Slliffofk St. Louis, M,o. Acacia C. E. Society Venus, Mo. C. E. Society Carthage, Mo. C. E. Society R. H. Kansas City, Mo. C. E. Society R. H. Moberly, Mo. C. E. Society Kansas City, Mo. Kappa Alpha Quo Vad-is Chi Chi Chi A. A. O. C. G. S. - S s , V J Kfx YA ee J. IRVING METZ, 1916 St Lows Mo The "afler dinner" man. "Boys I fell 31014 flmf ACUM Abe Hyde is a square prof. E 0 G. G. MCCAUSTLAND, 1916 olumbm An engineer by birth. LEO M. ARMS, 1916 The "gun" of the Civil Department. A. L. OWENS, 1916 Well versed on lang distance telephone calls R. W. HOCKER, 1916 A0614-fell Of being a twen-fy-one muzutc man C' E Sant!! Showed fl tendency of beuzg hard on furm mc L. EATON, St Qceph Mo. Checked' exactly in Bridges, Smd ht D T N :lil was a sirong believer in A. C Umluurx F N I inn R - 'gnwoci 1.-Ref JUNIOR CIVILS E. R. MCMlLL.AN, 1917 East St. Louis, Ill. Clmigc pf the Christian Qug Vgydfkg .-011.-gc gms. R. H. Baseball ALVIN J. ACCOLA, 1917 No room left for roast. THEO. J. BONDERER, 1917 A gentle one who would treat the de:-il with respect. Louis O. TURNER, 1917 Consulting Engineer for Fe-male Construction. GRANT WYATT, 191 6 "Let's go by the University Club and. hear the profs eat soup." C. F. WASSER, 1917 Nature to all things a limit fits, this is one of the limits. Thirty-Nine Mendon, Mo. Sigma Chi Phi Beta Kappa Tau Beta Pi Q. E. B. H. C. E. Society Utica, Mo. Raton, N. M. St. Louis, Mo. Kappa Alphoj Quo Vadis Columbia, Mo. g Q.J ' gn N15 4 A -4 .. , 191 , A f M ygiasrfs' K kk ,Q 2 . ....-.....i.....' " .... ..-lv A. ll ! il me el f-- --s 7 7 lr -. lp ,I ,. Q ll li . 1 A , W - lg y J. A. DANFORTH, I9l7 Charleston, Mo. I y .JV 5? m'K--, St. Pat's Dance Committee "1 ' Told Dazfenport that he had not asked any girl to Eg 1 11" 7 marry him because it would not do any lgoad. 5: ' lf ll Q i 7 ROY R. Cox, l9I7' l I ' wine will do the work alone. l l l M x ' ll - l gf! 7 F. J. BEARD, I9I7 V9 Dresses up for preventive Q Medicine. W. J. WEGENER, l9l 7 Looks hardly old enough to leave his mother. EUGENE GAEBLER, I9l 7 ' A nose like that of an ex-pug. JAMES G. TAYLOR, 1917 "Have I said enough or shall I go ahead?" Love was but put in for a fashion, Cairo, Mo. Kahoka, Mo. 'Scabbard and Blade Engineers' Club St. Charles, Mo. Swiss, Mo. Independence, Mo. I. F. iT4 Engineers' Club. Forty .n W . 1 ff' ffm s --- ,T , 1- f-.QQA 3-' 'viii "" .' .'. ' .f '. 1. "-.5 ' - ..i,' ' g..'...:' .1f....:.ETl l fx .': ,L FORREST R. I-IUG1-1Es, 1916 Columbia. Mo. Grew in mustache so that the girls Scabbarg' and Blade , would not call him a little boy. 32211 Qggirj ABRAHAM TABACHNIK, 1916 St. Louis, Mo. jf Wanted two degrees on - Menorah Society .1 ..-5 short notice. C, E, Society -5 Engineers' Club. -. Johnie's Scout .3-I -fi? gg GEORGE W. ZENTNER, 1916 Kansas CityT'Mo. .1 The originator for the ' C. E. Society . Q-,1 "correction for sag." . C. EDWARD GRAY, 1917 Clinton, Mo. 1 Lfg7."jf" Doesn't think much of the Sigma. Phi Epsilon ' knowledge of the profs. C. E. Society RSOBERT DAVIS, 1917 Bowling Green, Mo. . Why is the devil in his home Phi Gamma Delta grfg town and so shy here! . 1-is 15:1-' :5,5::-Q5 S. P. BORDEN, 1917 St. Joseph., Mo.. '- 3-fsiflj-J' Let's have a Delta' Tau Delta mechanic session. Q' A. M. RHOADES, 1916 S Harris, Mo. c Says that any construction company should - be congratulated on securing his services. - C. M. COLVIN, 1916 Kansas City, Mo. Gained the name "Handbook Engineer" ' in "Railroad" Miller's class. CHARLES W. I-IUG1-1Es, 1917 Columbia, Mo. 2 A society engineer Sigma Phi Epsilon , if '- ..-----.. ,--11. .s. 1 t ----- --- " " ' '- ,,-., ,. . 5. '- Ilf- Forty-One J. ,.--3... ,J--:r, in .-. Left to Right-First Row: Burrus, Eidman, Metz, Scott, Arms, Harris. Second Row: Brown, Long, Hughes, Dunn, Eaton. Third Row: MacMillan, Wilson, Accold, Owens, Capp,Kistenn1acher, Gray. Y . 'ea-?1.4f--sn -H- B I ! I 1 x QIIX wily' " 1 Q32 K0 X Q7 Of xl 1 I Xl v 51, N xl gqmgegge I- y. Civil Engineering ociet UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI. Purpose: To form a medium wherein the students in C1v11 Engineer ing can assemble for the study and discussion of subjects pertaining to the profession. OFFICERS. ' President-J. A. Dunn Vice-president-D. N Burruss Secretary-Treasurer-J. H. Long Sergeant-at-Arms-J K Sloan Librarian-A. M. Rhtoades. MEMBERS. H . Forty-Th Leo Arms C. C. Brown D. N. Burruss . T. M. Capp C. M. Colvin J. A. Dunn L. A. Eaton, Jr. O. J. Eidmann F. W. Floyd A. H. Kistenmacher Francis Krone J. H. Long A. L. Owens A. M. Rhoades H. E. Scott J. R. Streeter G. W. Zentner A. I. Accola A Arthur Harris C. E. Gray J. J. Metz A. M. Watkins Abraham Tabachnick 1' I A ' rs, 1 Ykffiiis gist!! If you can swing an axe, or wield a brush hook, Or drive a stake, or drag a chain all day. If you can scribble 'iliggersi' in a note book, Or shoot a range pole half mile away. If you can sight a transit or a level, Or move a target up and down a rod. If you fear neither man, nor devil, And know your self and trust the living God. ' If you can wade a swamp, or swim a river, Nor fear the deeps, nor yet the dizzy heights. If can stand the cold without a shiver, And take the l'liggin's ink to bed oinights. If you can 'turn a thumb screw with your fingers, When every digitis like a frozen thumb. If you can work as the daylight lingers, And not complain, nor think you are GOING SCME. If you can sight through tropic heat's refraction. Or toil all day beneath a blistering sun. If you can find a sort of satisfaction, In knowing that you've got a job Well done. If you can be an esquimo and nigger, And try to be a gentleman, to boot. If you can use a Uguessin' stick" to figger And know a co-efficient from a root. If your calculus and descriptive are forgotten, And your algebra just serves you fairly well. If your drafting and your lettering are rotten. And your Trautwine's always handy by to tell. If you close a traverse without fudgirf, Or check a line of levels by a foot. If you can set a slope stake just bv judgini, And never kicked a tripod with your foot. 11'oi'lx--190111 ' S6215 Mikes s 1 :yeas sy Forty-Five If you can run a line where you are told, And make it stay somewhere on the map. If you can read your notes when they get cold, And know that contours mustn't ever lap. If you can line a truss or tap a rivet, Or make a surley foreman come across. , If you can take an order, well as give it, And not have secret pity for the boss. If you can climb a stool and not feel lowly, Nor have your head turned by a swivel chair. If you can reach your judgments slowly . And make your rulings always just and fair.. If you can give yourself and all that's in you And make the others give their own 'and best, too. If you can handle men of brawn and sinew, . - And like the men and make 'em like you, too. flf you can't boast a college education, Or, if you've got a sheep-skin, can forget. If you get a living wage for compensation, And give a little more than what you get. If you can 'meet with triumph and disaster And treat them without favor, or with fear, You'll be a man-and your own master, But-what is more-you'll be an E-N'-G-I-N-E-E-R. vi-XA, Axgsg i " 'glzaggock' "' "' Zllbe Mystery AM the Swift-I am the Beautiful za -I am the Terrible-I envelope the world with my Strength, and men thank God that I am, yet tremble in fear of My Approach. I am old-so old the mind of man cannot co-n- ceive numbers sufficient to count the Years of my Being, but still I am the Personiiication of Youth and Power. For ages and ages I have played through the heavens, and deep in the Bowels of the Earth I have wrought Mysteries un- known to man. I have- lit up the Skies with My Presence, and at the roaring boom of the thunder I have wrapped whole Forests in Sheets of Fire, smote Rocks to fragments, and sent, in panic, the wild beasts rushing through the jungle. I have played 'round the spindling towers man built, leaped o'er the mountains, moved the wild sea, and found My Rest in the bodies of people who knew not My Presence. Now man has found Me-a Willing Servant. I fetch and carry, lighting man's home and the streets, speeding his word on the currents of air to far-distant coun- tries, turning the wheels of thousands of mills, driving his cars in the city and doing .his toil in the country. Ah! Countless are the things I give in Light, in Heat, in Power, yet even the ones who 'know Me best know nothing about Me. And though their hands are. bold, their hearts are timid. I am the World's Mystery. I am the Terrible, the Beau- tiful, the Omnipotent. I am ELEC- TRICITY: , ' tunnis V J V 1 t l W M si f 1 f Q M5 W W 5 f N 4 Laci 1156115 Il ' '4 o 1 811,916 ci' f 9 Q nights of St. Patrick A. I... STROTHER, 1916 Still carries ten hours Of Broadway in addition to his regular w0rk. . 1... P. BOLL, 1916 Kansas City, Is the official owner and operator of our only workable spotlight. Kansas City, Mo. A. I. E. E. Eta Kappa Nu Mo. A. I. E. E. St. Pat's Board ARNOT M. FINLEY, 1916 Q Columbia, Mo. We're of? of him. Let a shorthorn . I. E. E. kid him about his whiskers. Pirate Crew OWEN R. ALLGEIER, 1916 Mountain Grove, Mo. We never liked Kip until we A. I. E. E. heard "Rube" recite him. R. H. Eta Kappa 'Nu E. J. BURGER, 1916 Columbia, Mo. "Eddie, there's no D. C." Lived under .-1. I. E. E. his bed two weeks after the barn-warming. D- S- FOSTER, 1916 ' Columbia, Mo. gittle man with the big tool chest. Tau Bam Pi Shorty" has his own ideas about e':'cryx'liing. Eta Kappa Nu Sn' Clin' Eimd E. E. 1-'M-1x"l1'1-'111 br ff - 1 S 'S e Shamrock .. ' ' in 1 , Agro ...E G. D. CLIN ER. 1916 Versailles, Mo. "SL-t.'.':.: .my -?I12.'?ll!f of m.'v:.'y you 'zauuxtu but." ,-1, I. E- "S.':.'f:.: .x n:'.'QuI " ".X'.::v, n:.:::'. l':'.' slzmzgmi my mmdf' A. G. DUBLE, 1916 Prmceton, Mo. Tir: zz-I::AsrI:'r:g :z'.w:.!cr'. .4 great IPIIISIQCI-L!!! ,-1, I, E, E, :vhs is not .: bit sclisf: vrcr it. , D. P. STURGES, 1916 "Ds.zfsr:" has a pdssior: of tlzrotuing briqzacffas through fcrfvctly good 'zvixzdo G. C. DUREN, 1916 A caffain of industry. He cornered the paint market and has the stcnos and co-ed: where he zz-ants tlzem. C. JAMES HUBBARD, 1916 Ofgrs a course in Poultry Judging. Vzszts Illoberly once a week. ROBERT M. WALKER, 1916 Thinks that A. C. Lanier lost his calling. 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E Graham, Mo. ck A. I. E. E JUNIOR ELECTRICALS as 1 ' JL E 'tw- 421 GARLAND C. BLACK, 1917 Kansas City, Mo. Looks almost .I. E. E 1 1 A . like a boy. - Phi Kappa Psi 111 Tomb and Key ! Engineers' Club G. A. DELANEY, 1917 Centerview, Mo. The 'wind bloweth, Eta K0-PPG N14 but no one listeneth. ,-..r---i..- Y-.---... .--.. ,.. - --.' ----11-,:1.q-.-:----------...Ta-A-34f A. I. E. E. 1 Wireless Club T Fifty-One -4-H-L: - H 5: 11 1 Q 5 if 1 1 lf f '35 9 2 ' EE Ami? 711 ff 'f 'Q as fl W, X H 1 1 X ss X , f X 1 X Z 1 X 1 X ss 11 , ' ZW E Q X AN at L gf 'Q I ff ::.fi:.:e . .f ,, Q 1 M 0 , ,,., if M " 1 1 Q i f X' li, e f , W1 F X? ff' S 1 X I f XX fy X E 2 ff X ,fax V X ,, ff f 5 7 X 4 x R if E sf! K X X K '11 we 14 f 'f 4,20 b Q .EZ ..':: 1 , ll' fs ' "5 11 fx li se ' A 1 9 il A .9 fwaim ig sf E-Qf' wg tg Q 1 5 E11 J S QA I 1 -Wi I 5510? -""' .' U A 1 ,W W S M," ' ' , ffsf ,. . 5 -13 yi: 4 if fkgxi . K .. . iw S -sz: ' W 131 1 jmszz' My alll . lil- .FQ 5 S ,I X, Egg ri gg . 's kawaagw 9. L. 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O ' 1 tfg'j5f41'LZ , V , ' 111K lf ff A nt. 1,1 Z! l y l l V' W1 lg . 5 1 V' , X ms' 1 .1 . f' "f . . ll l fa, .Y-.19 Sf3Q5fNQNf'45w Q, 5 ll f ' ,, ff' r-1 0 ff sfxlifftffrefw K A 1,1, .. 5 . 1 V . 1 . 1 em- 43. .. ' :ef - 11 U . .W ..,-QM.. .. .5 H , , A . .1 2.2 . - . i'- , ,, . , sf 121 h 53, 4 f f . if .il zm ll 22. gf ' wwf... ws ,f -5,..m,5. - fe -',..':':" X 'fl M2125 , A .FZ f1"':?K ll N 2 ., 1 TL X.. FW? 7 We 'f , 1 1 1 z 4 sg .Q lj 7 i 2 is fl 5 gg? '1 l S X X X 5 Q r , X l' X X, X Z X A 1 - , f 25" sf 5' 1 A 2 l i 7,1 L ,Jil Q -K E1 sf gt a if 1.4 J. J. GODWIN, 1917 A modest little fellow, girls, but, oh, so nice. l'l'OWARD B. KEATH, I9l7 "Say, guy, have you worked any M. U. of those mechanics problems! l'hey're hard! I worked some." T. F. MARBUT, I9I7 Dz'd1i't have the nerve to write a. roast on Himself. C. B. PEEPLES, I9l7 "Spot me fifteen, Nipper, and I'll play you one more game." E.. O. PENNY, I9I7 Plfhy girls leave home. S. W. TPIOMPSON, I9I7 May under careful training get rid of his girlish actions. So modest that a current would shock him. Clinton, Mo. A. I. E. E. Mexico, Mo. Band, '14, '15, '16 , Engineers' Club ' Columbia, Mo. Phi Kappa Psi A. I. E. E. Columbia, Mo. A. I. E. E. Charleston, Mo. West Plains, MO. A. I. E. E. President of Benton Hall J. Fifty-'Two i ""-XVTX ' Sllmmofk MILTON VARNER, 1917 His walk and his overcoat Iva'z'e no of fhv truth of Darwinin theory. ELLIOTT G. WAGNER, 1917 In Steve Thompsoniv class, only a hundred per cent worse. I-I. E. WILLIAMS, 1917 Q9 Odessa, Mo. doubt A. I. E. E. St. Louis, Mo. St. Louis Cluli A. I. E. E. Pirate Crew Carthage, Mo. Wanted to be sure that thirty-five pictures Sigma Nu could be put on one page in the Sa-oitar. G. L. KNIGI-IT, 1917 We are wondering why the women go crazy over him. CHAS. C. HOKE, 1917 He ought to join a moving picture Joplin, Mo. ' A. I. E. E. A St. Louis, Mo. President St. Louis Club company, tliere's enough loving to satisfy A- I- E- E- any abnormal-min ded man. CHARLES N. PECK, 1917 "My girl -won't let me dress rough like the rest of the engineers. ' Fifty-Three Engineers' Club Kansas City, Mo. Phi Kappa Psi 4-3 X - I I .-......l. T ' :11f?"r . .'---.1':""-'If I. -Ao, ...W ..., . ...:v' ,,...-:-' : A. . HAROLD MARSH, 1916 Our design room butter. Took Scientific Thayer, Mo. Management under Hot Wad-hence his good ' "stand" of lzirsuie adornmentp JOHN I... PLATT, 1916 Jefferson City, Mo. Shorty. The little man with a big man's A. I. E. E. head and feetg smokes occasionally. RANDOLPH PATTON, 1916 Columbia, 'Mo. Otficial tachometer for A. C. Lab. Still a patron. of the "3-Ball Inn." F. M. DARR, 1917 "My recen high scholastic standing is all .due to military training." Chillicothe, Mo. ELLIOTT SCARRITT JONES, 1917 Columbia, Mo. There is nothing 'much known about himg our detective failed. LOGAN C. GRIGSBY, 1917 His mind sees' more than the eyes of other men. R. E. CARTER, 1917 Another of' those individuals that nothing is found on him. PAUL JOHNSON, 1917 "I want ta be the captain or I'm not going to play." C. M. NOLAND, 1917 Engineering was not fast enough, so he changed to geology. '. .vvaon .. - .-f,.,,... . . I in 4 na- '. h , . . ,. .., -, . ,-,v ,-...ff ,. -, Sigma Alpha Epsilon Columbia, Mo. A. I. Ea E. Mound City, Mo. Columbia, Mo. Columbia, Mo. 1"-. -.. f, :., ' -iff-.". 1 A J . : 1 -:g-:-- o - ..'..,,.'.: . s' a " r ", .".', ul' ' su ,f'l5i5.' lf: if-F I? g. -n-:.'..: ,.:-.--1 if 'S-55 ' s,,- -2 . . :' . .E K . ggi Q 5 ...l il E. 'mn' Fiffb Fifty-Five ' La ' Electro Hence,,l.oathed coal oil, Of earth and blackest midnight born In regions all forlorn Where profits, folks and even goats grow thin! Relic of ancient day, Reminder of the candle's sway, The sulphur match's prey, . Begone! Thou'st all the vices Cbut the dripj Of a bayberry' A And od'rous is the f-neatest of thy ways. But come, thou- Power full radiant,,pfree, - Q Yclept here Electricity. s , ,' Our perculators perc by "juice", And toasters toast-Qbut what's the use? Things all perform by current now, ' From curlingQiron to side-hill plough. c Thus, when electric pressing's through We turn the iron and it will do -To boil a cup of timely tea Most any time for you and me. ' Since then these pleasures thou canst give, Nymph, with thee I mean to live! Left to Right-First Row: Foster, Luke, Meyer, Cox, Dlise, Boll. Second Row: Allgeier, Burger, Atkinson, Yvalker, Hubbard, Jones. Third Row: Penny, Thompson, Varner, Knight, Delaney, Black, Finlay. Fourth Row: O'Danie1, Lan ier, Du ren. s cn, fC' FV' X. Ni s.l 'fl-N1 f- IJ -fe NP EE -r siiqgygock mg merican lnstitute of Electrical Engineers UNIVERSITY OF MISSOUR.I BRANCH. I The purpose of this organization is to advance the theory and practice of Electrical Engineering and the applied arts and sciences and the main- tenance of a high professional standing among its members. Among the means to this end shall be the holding of meetings for the reading and dis- cussion of professional papers. s OFFICERS. A C. Perry Meyer, Corresponding Sec. ' D. S. Foster, Vice-chairman. S. H. Anderson, Assistant Secretary. A. C. Lanier, Secretary. . Kerr Atkinson, Chairman. A. M. Finlay, Treasurerf V MEMBERS. V. G. Cox A I Q- - 'I Kerr Atkinson 1 J. J. Godwin L. C. Grigsby - S. H. Anderson . A D. I. Cole D. P. Sturges L. P. 'Boll L. R. Golladay O. R. Allgeier G. D. Oliver I E. J. Burger A. G. Duble b - R. M. Walker A-. L. Strother . C. J. Hubbard. E. Williams ' - Jones . E. R. Stanley E. O. Penny ' E. G. Wagner S. W. Thompson Frank Sheldon F. J. Beard R. B,. Warren -D. S, Foster C. Perry Meyer L. C. Daise G. C. Black . M. P. Weinbach A Randoph Patton Fifty-Seven M. K. Varner G. L. Knight G. A. Delaney A. M. Finlay C. O'Daniel A. C. Lanier G. M. Duren G. E. Luke snggggocr fixing flilrctriritgfs Qnliluqup I watched mankind throughout the centuries, Watched as he struggled from the jungle depths And battled with the monsters of the world: Often I laughed his puny strength to scom, And smote him, on the highlands and the seas I-le felt my swift electric thunderbolts: They crashed upon his habitations frail, Or seared his struggling sails on the deep. For I, a king, could sweep the field' of space And make a playground of the land and sea. But as the silent centuries passed on Mankind won wisdom with the hard' wrought years, And I, who had' been freer than the winds, Became a servant of the hosts of man: To Hood with light his teeming city streets, To drive the whirling wheels of his mills, Or leap with messages from strand to strand, A fallen monarch and a conquered king! . GEORGE B. STAFF. summits r gust QBur wap When the man who reads the meter comes around to take a look, We are apt to tell him kindly that his meter is a crook ' And a double-dyed exceeder of the limit set for speed, Faster than a modern racer of the eighty H. Pi. breed. We inform him that we're thinking of removing all the wires And of going back to candles or the oil lamps of our sires . To escape the awful bills we get-which talk, we seem to think, Will arrest the maddened meter ere it plunges o'er the brink. But the meter keeps on metingg and we find that, after all, When we figure the convenience, the expense is really small: And we brag to our friends because our light bills are so low. ,And this railing at the meter! Just a custom, don't you know. Fifty-Eight Y Fifty-Nine 9 P gig ce New ' Sltifjfffocf E I . i D mgbts of St. l3atr1c:l4 ' I p J II I X is .I TROY RUSSELL, I9 I 6 Receiver of the M8C1IIU1II1.Cdl Lab. charity fund for this year. WM. SLOSS,' I 9I 6 The inventor of the boneless sardine. Uses an over abundance of "sees" in his I IRAM O. ROYSE, I9I6 G rif fith's Un derstudy and Flunky. R. W. MCCLAUOHRY, I9I6 Has to use an adding machine to figure u West Plains, Mo. Pi Kappa Alpha Tau Beta Pi A. S. M. E. Columbia, Mo. A. S. M. E. speech. Albany, Mo. A. S. M. E. Columbia, Mo. p the' number of semesters he has been striving for a degree. F. NELSON WESTCOTT, I9I6 Columbia, Mo. "Say, fellows, 'Dad' gave me an S in Mech A. S. M. E. Lab, says I need it to make up for some of the I's." WENTWORTH WILDER, I 9I 6 Dances minus an alarm clock almost cost him ai flnnk in Mech Lab. St. Louis, Mo. A. S. Ill. E. Sixty I l I I I I . . L I . I I I I I I Jr Q .L- . .Er Q I I I I 'K I I Iii I ,412 Iii :mb I I I I I I I IDC IT'- I I I 1 gnamgoq, tkq?Ys 191 JUNIOR MECHANICALS Ross B. WARREN, 1917 Kansas City, Mo. .-in vngiizvsr who 'wears Student Senate iz little siiff hat. A. S. 211. E BURNETT W. CooTs, 1917 Platte City, Mo. His modesty is often mistake-n A. S. AI. E for love-sickness. WALTER C. THEE, 1917 "I know that I talk about myself, but who else would?" Louis SEUTTER, 191 7 Hot Wad's pet.. "WIzere's Jimmie?" REX HAYES, 1917 Tries to get edueated by carrying seven courses tlgts semester. Sixty-One Kansas City, Mo. Kansas City, Mo. A. S. M. E Columbia, Mo 1 .,.- 4, In - shigqgocrf 1 1 1 il L! 51 .LV v 1 2, fel 5, 11 F1 1111 11111 11 lv 11' 111 1 . ,, .,,,g,'.."""".,.................,. -"""m"""'.q 11 ,.......:::x5.x sl , -7 :ww C. N. JOHNS, 1917, "I hate to brag, but I sure can play a banjo." A. D. RUSSELL, 1917 A fzolitician who would not buy cigars. G. B. RIDDLE, 1917 A ronglzneck by birth and education- and an engineer by accident. M. E. GALLIGAN, 1917 Time and I wait for no man. Seclalia, Mo. A. S. M. E. Columbia, Mo. Independence, Mo. Carterville, Mo. Sixty-Two 1 1 1 1 1 1 0-1 Nu ali! mei 35 EE XX? 6 - ghagxfock Vai? 1 1 . 52:3 ,111 ' , 3 ,Q-in i ' ,fan Ei. '-Piisffg'-. L2-'-'7.f"jI. . . - ses " -' ., 5.f'.f-if J. L. SCHLITT, 1917 Columbia, Mo. ff-111',". The beer that made A. S. M. E. lifilwaukee famous. 2:25. 1' . 11.5155 F RED P. HUTCHINSON, 1916 Maryvllle, Mo. I-If ' Axk lzini who forgot ta turn of? the faucet Tan Beta Pi 'u .3 on the cylinder oil tank in Mech Lab. A. S. M. E. . ' JOHN A. HOFFMANN, 1916 Roswell, N. M. Puts into practice his idea. that fellows A. S. M. E. ought to run around with girls about Y. M. C. A. .seven years younger than they are. 'iif!5E'32E R. M. Lon, 1916 Bethany, Mo. " ' Went skating' and A. S. M. E. cracked his ankle. , . 21 W. C. I-IUISKAMP, 1917 Keokuk, Ia. 5' Specializes in jLf..1,,z trading overcoats. f fiifi A. H. ZEITZ, 1917 Jefferson City, Mo. Ziff l ' A natural born Dutchman, ' but claims lze's French. J. C. SQUIRES, 1916 Columbia, Mo. Beat Royse out of the A. 5. M.'E- presidency of the A. S. M. E. R. C. COATESWORTH, 1916 Mexico, Mo. Never knows anything when yon are A. 5- M. E- frying to End out soinething. il 1-4 . 6.4.3 . I '-...1?,:-.,.::-ij.. - ' , ..?.::i.-- 'jjj , . . .. :L - - Sixty-Three iii-ff xx? ' ' shmfoct c 1 ' J fx Q9 Q imturz in ibrime Waters hp ibut with 1 y WISH some one would kindly erase the board while I procure some chalk. I will talk today on efficiency. On a recent trip to St. Louis, I went with my friend, Mr. Hunter, to his Ash- ley St. Plant of the St. Louis Electric Light Co. While we walked together through the engine room he pointed out a vacuum pump from which they got something for nothing. We mechanical engineers believe in getting all we can out of our machines, also in saving the product when we get it. I will not write on the board the name of the Trust Company in Syracuse, N. Y., whose president told me he would gladly pay me four per cent on my de- posits which I would make with him. QThe man who greased this blackboard with his hand, or otherwise, is no friend of minej When I was connected with the Penn- sylvania Ry., in the summer of 704, we bought some dining cars for main line service. At one point on the road where the trains traveled at 80 miles per hour, the bridge abutments on each side of the track were so close to the track that they scraped the paint off of the cars as they went by. At the time that I was employed by the Lehigh R. R. as smoke expert, I designed an engine which would only clear the side of the tunnels by one-half inch. One time when running a test on this locomotive, I stood on the front of the engine with a tool in my hand, we were going at the rate of 65 miles per hour -and the wind came along and sucked me off of the cow-catcher. I will now place on the board a heat entropy diagram. This point is 320 F. Down in the library somewhere is abso- lute zero. This line is ADIABATIC. This word means "not diarrhoea." You all know what that means. I have had it. In the home which I built in Ithica, N. Y., I designed and had built the only sanitary, odorless bathroom in the city. It proved very efficient and successful. If you should go into Mrs. Hibbard's kitchen over on Keiser Avenue today, you would find things perfectly system- atized. In the back corner of the upper left- hand drawer in my dresser, I have a list of the things to take along when I go up into the Maine woods to camp. There I will find listed my pajamas, monkey wrench, double acting shears, and many things I might omit if I did not consult the list, which I always do, before I start on a camping trip. Again referring to the diagram I will ask you to note this point up here. It is such a miserable little booger you are liable to overlook it. This line I have drawn an odd shape. This is du-e to the fact that I am talking theory and not sense. Open your Gebhardt's -to page 260. 2 8-gths inches from the bottom under- line H30 pounds." At the bottom of page 281 write "mud raft." Page 115, third line, third word: wheat." Write "B, t. uf' ceive how Mr. Gebhardt such a mistake. I will examine you on in our next recitation. Good-bye. scratch out I can't con- could make this lecture Sixty-Four I W 1 6 AN gi-Qs ysg 1 u 1 e 5 isa 3? it li' 12 ii In A l 1, li H: Q Sixty-Five i jfrum Barren Earimess Great wealth of immemorial sunlight poured, On tall primeval palm and ancient ferng . Dim ages long with bones of mammoth stored Dark fathoms underground--once more return! Dig, miners, deep in earth, where sleeps the coal, Wake it to breathe through whirring dynamo That burning mirth of light whose merry soul Laughs from a subtlyl-Haming tungsten's glow. Sing out, you lily Howers of the street, t Mock from your slender stems the stars aghast: Drop joy upon the slow and weary feet Of home-returning workers-shuffling past. A To drooping lips the happy smile restore, i As sunshine flowers from purple tombs of nightg Let the black hoards of earth bring forth once more From barren darkness- blooming boughs of light. ity shmoe? ' ' ' y gli the laboratory I-le gave his time to science, cold and grimy The lighter joys of life were not for him. Good-fellowship passed by with jovial port And left him to his test-tube and retort. With men he wore an air reserved and grave And few to him the hand of friendship gave. l..ove's happy laughter or the song of bird Came floating through his window unheard. In vain the summer called from stream and hill, Above his endless task he bended still. Yet, for that joyless work, ten thousands came, In later time, to bless his very name. 'Through him men walked Who, but for him, had lain In hopeless beds of feebleness and pain And babes grew up to be their parents pride Who, had his work been dropped, had surely diedg And to the wards where fever gasped for breath He stretched his hand and closed the door on death. His task Was dull, his life seemed one of gloom, But Love worked With him in that quite room. WALTER G. Dorv. I i m Lf -Q3Q Xi-an L ., . A 1 x Q L i P I I . .5 :Atta .1-:E . . a s 'i 27 X K .L .'1.f' ': -- , .- ,S--:J5:J3L' Q f , X -'33'5x'iiEE5f: ' 1 "x .41 7 J4,-'-'ff-fi fy-Seven 11-9- 1 1 . 1 5 i 1 1 W' 4' ., 9 7 A Fi.. .,..--, ...M -.. i it 1. l 1 mf . X s ' x 1 L .X . 1 K N. 4 Q x X. 1 if if 9 nf, N79 1: .x QW 1 5 Xl Nia E51 , -Q, A 1 .1 x1 Knights of St. patrick . C. S. FERRY, 1916 Goes by Kansas City when going home. Wonder why? Sheldon, Mo. Alpha Chi Sigma Tau Beta Pi E. S. LONGFELLOW, 1916 Kansas City, Mo. Strong for country girls. Alpha Chi Sigma ' Tau. Beta Pi JUNIOR CHEMICALS CHARLES J. I-IAINES, 1917 "I can't always agree with my profs, bnt there are some things for 'them to learn yet." ARTHUR LANGMEIR, 191 7 Had to leave thel state in order to get small-pox. ELIOT MILTENBERGER, 1917 "Two steaks andfa plate of onions, please." ERWIN L. OCKER, 1917 Eby's only rival. Sapulpa, Okla. Alpha Chi Sigma Phi Kappa Psi Football, '15 St. Louis, Mo. Glee Club Ferguson, Mo. Alpha Chi Sigma St. Louis, Mo. Scabbard and' Blade Pirate Crew Sixty-Eight 5.23 Mo. QWJ v It ' - I Mo. UQHJ 'D' ... Dkla. vgsu .x Psi -v.- 2. 1: Mo. C5817 Mo. Sigma Mo. Blade Crit' 'l'75 A b,W- - wa! A - ick Si tyN The itpntm Qlingium l sometimes think I'll quit this life And settle down and get a wife, By Jove! bometimes I think that I would love T0 have some place that I could call home And settle down, no more to roam But Hell that very thing I've tried, And found myself dissatisfied! I've often tried to settle down W To office work and live in town And act like civilized folks do, Take in the shows and dances, too, But l'd no more than get a start 'Till "Wanderlust,' would seize my heart And in my night dreams I would see The great white silencecalling me. And at the chance I'd never fail To drop it all and hit the trail Back to the solitudes again, With transit, level, rod and chain, To lead the simple life once more And do the same thing oier and oier, Day after day and week after week. Sometimes we would go in town to seek, A little fun and, sometimes-well, Sometimes we raise a little Hell. We don't mean to, but then you see, When we've been out two months or three' In places silent where the face, ' Of white man seems so out off place, 7 ' Well-when we hit, "THE GREAT WHITE WAY Our joyful spirits get full sway- We try to crowd into one night The joys of many months, H 'Tain't right?" Well, maybe not! 'Tis notifor me To shape our final destiny, A P U V But when our last survey is done n H And tied up to the "GREAT UNKNOWN. And to the Chief our seconds brought Of lonely work with danger fraught. Of hardships cheerfully endured That results might be secured, Against this our little sprees Will seem as ponds compared .to seas And the angels surely will decide There's a balance on the credit side. And God, I think will drcp a tear And bless the "Hobo Engmeef- if ' to gsffsefra The flinginews last iammt Beside a western water tank, One cold December day, Inside an empty box-car, A dying Engineer lay, His old pal Fritz stood beside him, With low and drooping head, l..ist'ning to his last words. The dying Engineer said: 'Tm going to a better land, Where everything is bright, Where beef stews grow on bushes, And you sleep out every night. You don't have to work at all - And never change your socks. And streams of "Old Crow" whiskey, Come trickling down the rocks. Tell the bunch of "Old lVlizzo" That my face they no more will view: Tell them not to weep for me-, No tears in their eyes must lurk, For I'm going to a land, Where they hate the word called work. Harkl I hear her whistlingg I must catch her on the Hy, I would like a scoop of Falstaff Beer, . Once more before I die." The Engineer stopped, his head fell back, l-le'd sang'his last refrain. V A Old pal Fritz swiped his hat and coat. And caught the eastbound train. lb iglfagirrock 1 fl-he Wireless Club bf fhe niversity of Missouri HOUGH primarily for students re:-5 of all departments of the uni- versity, the Wireless Club is largely made up of students of the School of Engineering, and includes those who are interested in radio teleg- raphy from a scientific point of view rather than those who desire to become commercial operators. The society was organized in Septem- ber, IQI4, and during the years 1914-1915 did much towards putting Columbia on the wireless map. Through the kind- ness of the engineering department the club was allowed to 'use one of the base- ment rooms of the Engineering Build- ing for a club station. An antennae was erected between the towers of that building and of Switzler Hfall, and the equipping of the station began. Though the club is by no means finished fitting up the station, the results so far ob- tained have been very satisfactory. Of course the receiving range is much greater than the sending, as the power used for transmitting is only one-half kilowatt at present. The equipment of the station is as follows: Antennae is composed of four wires of stranded copper wire, 120 feet long, Q0 feet high at one end, and 80 feet high at the other The sending set consists of. one-half K. W. G. E. testing transformer, oscillation transformer, ro- tary spark gap, and condenser. The receiving set comprises 2,ooo ohm head Seventy-Gne phones, galena detector, loose coupler, variable and fixed condensers. Before the club was organized 'there was probably only one station in Colum- bia, while now there are a dozen or more, two of which are operated by the university. One needs only to connect his receiving set on the bed springs and radiator of his room to get all the prac- tice he needs. The Wireless Club holds weekly meetings, papers are read by members, addresses given by interested members of the faculty, and practice in sending and receiving is made possible by means of a buzzer, battery and key. The mem- bership this year is about iifteen, sev- eral of whom hold operator's licenses, issued by the Government. Many of the members also have stations of their own, either here in Columbia or in their re- spective home towns. The oflicers of the Wireless Club are: Robert M. Walker, presidentg Clarence O'Danie1, vice president, Vernon G. Cox, ,secretary-treasurer, and Elliott A. White, faculty advisor. ' The club station will be at the dis- posal of St. Patrick on the 17th and vis- itors are invited to inspect the set. Tell me, what's the wireless, ' That brings me thoughts of you? In operation tireless, Yet always overdue. Is it, I wonder, can it be A matter of telepathy? X f ex V- - M2-' EX 7 Stzanvoclg fi Fuzzy HE last resounding tones of the eight o'clock bell had just passed into oblivion. Weinie drew up his luxurious office chair to his equally luxurious desk, hoisted his feet with much exertion to that piece of fur- niture, and began the business of piec- ing together the "makings" of his after- breakfast cigarette. In this position he remained motionless, except for the arm movement necessary to place in his mouth and withdraw the smoking cigar- ette. The ten minutes he methodically set aside for this pleasure sped swiftly. Taking his roll book and other papers of importance from his desk, he slowly moved out of the offifce, closing the .door behind him, and descended to the Elec- trical Laboratory. He met his class with an amiable smile and proceeded at once to the large generating unit in the corner. After careful and systematic inspection of the working parts of the unit, he threw over the starting arm. The motor quickly responded and with a low, musical hum came quickly up to speed. Weinie stood close by, rubbing his hands togetherand wearing the satisfied expression of a miser who has just gloatingly placed a newly acquired sheckel under the worn mattress. Turning quickly on his heel he faced the panel containing the meters and other apparatus for controlling the unit. He slowly brought his hands to his face and, as one who is possessed of fear, dragged it across his brow. He weakly clutched the voltmeter with 1916 both hands and peered hopelessly. Hue reeled, fell back and all became dark. When he awoke all was serene-bend- ing above him was an individual. All Weinie knew, or even cared to know, was that she was dressed in white and good to look upon. He tried to speak but she gently told him to be quiet and everything would be all right soon. Slowly came into his mind the happen- ings of the previous day. Small beads of cold perspiration oozed from his brow. H-e shook as one with the ague. Thus he remained-fretfully tossing and at equal intervals ringing for the 'good-looking individual--sometimes a ,drink of water and then a cold towel to stifle the heat that was depressing him. The day passed and then the night. In the morning he felt better. At nine in the morning a card was sent in. It was carefully perused and the orderly was told to admit the visitor. With a slow, even stride the detective, who was none other than the Efficient Hot Wad, approached the bed. With the same evenness and efficiency of movementhe drew a chair close. "Good morning, Professor Weinbach, feeling better, I presume?" "A leetle, tangl-rs." "Then I will assume that you are com- petent to give clear and concise answers to a few queries. Give me a short re- sume of the discovery of the crime." "I had just started up the motor-gem erator unit so the boys could have d. c. Qev t v vlw . ff r X V u c for their experiments . to the Panel to read th2nviolSti:1egI?epedInCivSr breakfable unit' Surely, there Could be ine my horror upon discoveriincr 312- lysmlstakei Bugs had admitted to Hot needle of the voltmeter Standiig 6 ad,. however only after having been 107 instead of IOS, where it has beeb all Submltted to a grueuing third degree' these years that I have been teacgia that he had seen john Sneak from the the boys dn CH and moreover is Homin? Shop on the day the dastardly crime was Tvice I loogked. unable to believe ma u dlscovereii and had also' from a Safe dis' self. But I vas right. vun volt was song' tance behind, Watched john slink up the B1 as Stalrs and into Cocky's office. Further- . ease Meester Hot Vad, von't you find it for rne? Blease, blease, bl?" Here the Efficient Hot Wad inter- rupted with a commanding gesture, "One volt you say?" 'iYes." "Missing." niYeS.1I "Do you suspect anyone." "No vunf' "Was there anyone else in the labora- tory at the time?" "Just my boys." "Anyone else besides the class?" "jawn vas in the shop." "Were his actions of a suspicions na- ture?" . "jawn vas perfectly honest.'7 At this point the door opened and the goodlook- ing individual entered. She suggested that the hour for visitors was at an end. The Eiiicient Hot Wad gathered his things, thanked Weinie for the inter- view, and bowed himself out of the room, pausing at the door for a back- ward glance at the goodlooking in- dividual. ' -1+ The Eiicient .Hot Wad sat moodily at his desk chewing hard upon the end of a big black cigar. He was arranging and rearranging a mass of data. The web was fast closing in. Link by link the flawless chain of incriminating evi- dence vsias being formed into an un- ! Seventy-Three V more Hot Wad had followed Cocky by day and by night-leaving john whom the able detective reasoned was only a tool in the hands of the designing Cocky to his able understudy and assistant, jiles Haney. With the tenacity of the proverbial bull dog had Hot Wad .doggedthe foot- steps of Cocky. Daily hiding behind a switchboard he would stand patiently peering through a convenient plug hole watching Cocky's every move. Silent- ly, breathlessly' he stood--all silent ex- cept for the ticking of the infallible stop watch held resolutely in his left hand. By this method he had determined exactly the efliciency of Cocky's move- ments-this efficiency had checked, be- yond a shadow of a doubt, with that of the last individual who had visited the fatal panel previous to the discovery of the crime. On that day all visitors had' been carefully excluded from the scene and the eiiiciency of the thief's move- ments wefe computed from his stride- the stride, of course, being found from the foot prints in the dust. The Effi- cient Hot Wad had attended to this im- portant detail in person using a mag- nifying glass and steel tape. During this period of constant hound- ing Hot Wad gathered suiiicient evi- dence to make impregnable his theory: that Cocky was the thief and had, for 4 R ' sfiffyoci f some reason, known only to himself, slipped into the laboratory under the cover of night and taken the missing volt. Moreover, the object of theft was in his possession. It 'is true Hot Wad had not seen it but he had climbed through the Library window and watched Cocky through the transom leading into his oliice and had seen him slyly extract a small wooden box from an obscure corner of the small room, open it and, bending over his desk, fondle the contents with intent eager- ness. Although it was impossible for the sleuth to determine the nature of the contents it was evident that it was of a mysterious character and of ex- treme importance to its possessor. At last, the end was fast approaching. The crucial moment was at hand. The time had arrived for the inevitable arm of justice to reach down and clutch its human sacrifice. The stage was set, there only remained to seize the villain and wring from him a confession of his sin. Could this be accomplished by the usual third degree methods? Would the prisoner yield under a mere batter- ing of words? Although the con- catenated evidence was without a single flaw the eflicient detective reasoned that more than a mere attack of words was necessary to force the prisoner into sub- mission. The tools that were to aid in a more rapid solution of the problem had been selected and arranged. Oflicers Miller and Spalding strode heavily into Cocky's office. Cocky who. at this time, was sitting at his desk greeted the visitors with an expression of awe and solicitude. Deputy Spalding broke the embarrassing silence. "As representatives of the law it has become I our painful duty to place you under arrest." "Arrest-I don't understand-why, what have I done?" Bearing a far-off forlorn expression, Cocky arose- from his seat. "It is not our capacity to discuss the matter here, sir. You must come with us," sternly broke in one of the officers. Cocky, with bowed head, followed the two officers out. He was quickly ushered to the high tension laboratory. Inside all was dark, except for a cone of light which Hooded a chair sitting in the center of the room. The prisoner was thrown roughlyqinto the chair and the bombardment of words begun. A spot played over the stern face of the detec- tive as he stood bending over the cul- prit. On and on poured the unceasing How of questions and denials. Each question being punctuated with a shriek from the high tension Tesla Transformer. Cocky, although worn and haggard from the strain, refused to give under the con- stant pounding. Five long hours had still had one elapsed. The detective trump left to play. "But I saw you with it-saw you fondling it-you have the volt hid in your office," bellowed the detective. "No, what you-." As the prisoner's eyes brightened and was on the verge of relating, the do'or opened and Fuzzy calmly walked in. 'q "I heard you were having some trou- ble about a volt. I am sorry-I borrowed it some time ago-during the cold spell. I needed it for the Light and Heat Sta- tion." As he spoke he held a small ob- ject on the palm of his outstretched S t l at - r s l ?iQ'!?"l'0fk f r - 1'QL9- hand. Weinie who had be . ' C11 st d' ' " . m an obscure Comer of the ro an 1158 But what was it I saw You Playing Om ma e ' ' . , with in your ofiifcey' The question was one dive fo th - , rl e frightened Fuzzy, directed at the innocent Cocky. grabbed the object caressed it and ' . ' Went "Nothin b 15 1 awa mutt 8 H a urnen. Ithou ht u y erxng. knew all the time." g yo Seventy-Five lil til til i V Qtaking Q9ut y What is that, Mother?" "The Rodman, my child. His footsteps are weary, his accents are wildg His hair, how disordered! l-lis eyeballs, how hlear! And see where his necktie hangs under his ear." Rod up there! Hold her steady! ! Go down the hill! ! ! 7.8 Cut 2.2--No, hegosh, it's a fill. Half the roadbed, 13+ the slope l :l 9 No, it's lyq though, as sure as a gun. Well, that makes--!et's see-O! stick her in there. It'll do. Perhaps the contractor will swear. But no difference: We're the big dog in this light. No matter what's wrong, just swear it's all right. t donit know a beefsteak from a bone. A contrac or - H Now pick up your tools, and let's pull out for home. ' 1. I-I. K. B., Laurel Hill Swamp Angel. From the S. P., R. R. "Transit" I ' MICHAEL, Cr the Misdemeanors of a ascot HE idea of Shamrock Hall, the being without a mascot! When being without a mascot, When Bob Sands mentioned this glar- ing inconsistency to our little home cir- cle we stood aghast at the astounding fact. Such appalling lack must no longer be tolerated if we were to preserve our prestige. Q The sense of the entire meeting being unanimous in favor of immediate ac- quisition of the missing mascot, the only matter for real discussion was the choice of kind. In his usual generous spirit Bill Spikes offered his services and we all agreed that his Simian features and un- usual bent for mimicry were especially adapted to fill the bill of a certain kind of mascot, but his insatiable appetite for popcorn and peanuts frightened us from accepting his offer. As mascot, Bill, of course, would be exempt from ever "treating" himself. So there was "method in his madness." True, with a hand organ he might prove a profitable investment but as Babe Williams pointed out, QBabe comes from B,ill's home townj, some one would always have to be along to see that the mascot didn't graft. "However,', says Terry James, "what care we for money?" To this and a timely suggestion from Hank Morey we owe our wise selection -a choice that we considered mostirep- resentative since it led to the purchase of Michael. What, indeed, could be more appropriate for true followers of St. Patrick than a real Irish goat? And what an asset he would be to our initia- tion paraphernalia! Also, the saving in the hauling away of tin cans alone, would more than offset the purchase price. What a docile goat he was, as we led him home in the gloaming! So at- tentive to all we said-an attitude that promised ,much in regard to his amen- ability to instruction-instruction that would be so necessary to his education as mascot of a Hourishing institution like Shamrock Hall. He accepted food and drink in true meekness of spirit and it was this becoming manner that so en- deared him to each of the twenty En- gineers who stood watching in admira- tion. "Sorne goat!" was the unanimous verdict of the jury that saw him grow sleek and fat on the daily fare provided at our hall. And nothing but deep appreciation from Michael-naught save the most ex- emplary behavior from our mascot-a course that we now suspect was mapped out with malice aforethought, his sub- sequent actions bearing put our belief that this subdued preliminary training was for the sole purpose of conserving energy for future mischief. Our first perplexity arose when Mich- ael, in addition to the ample fare pro- vided, persisted in consuming ten-foot lengths of hempen rope, which left him free to choose his own digressions through the neighboring yards. The loan of a chain by a long suffering neighbor failed to solve the problem, and we have always suspected, but never have we been able to prove that Bridget Seventy-Six 1 l l I 1 l I W +51 A' Tn lm MS J' Elin latin It W IM ?:ni Ea RS lid .ix Eli -ai :d 3? S TSI 35 iii 2 A-2 'Wu Z'- gm 151 V1' E1-.. iw 551 .W 34 it l. wi l l "'5-- fi , - - was our mascot's accomplice. You know the Irish will stand together! There are compensations in all things, however, and we feel sure that it was the splendid practice gained in sprint- ing after Michael that gave "Fairy" Wilkins First place in the Marathon last spring. It was. however. something of a blow when we were obliged to raise a fund to release the vagrant Michael from the city Pound, his incarceration having been at the instance of an outraged Prof.. one E. P. Speer, who has a pen- chant for early gardening. It was also something of a mystery to us-this get- ting Michael into the Pound. But these Profs. and city oflicials are a crafty lot, and we'll never believe but that Michael was lured there under false pretenses. Michael, you know, is that unsuspect- ing, and having just dined to his soul's content on juicy garden truck, he was, no doubt, in high good humor, and so, an easy victim to the wiles of these defend- ers- of the law. And as if it were not enough for us to pay the fine, the mem- bers of our rescuing committee were obliged to listen to a blustery justice of the Peace expatiate on the wounded feelings of the owner of the garden which had been so ruthlessly devastated by a worthless goat-a garden that had been coaxed into existence only after Weary Weeks of work by a patient P1'Of-, who prized the result of his toil far above the price of shekels. "It 001115 be no balm to Prof. Speer's feelings," thun- dered the austere justice, "to I'CCCiVC pecuniary recompense now," but thC,.1aW had no such contempt for lucre, and to prove it, that nervy Justice fined us alll, additional ten on general pri1'1CiP1C,Si Seventy-Seven ' En route home with the gormandizing Michael we stopped to view the re- ma1ns of Prof. Speer's garden and, by love! the Justice was right--there wasn't enough left of that lovely little cabbage patch to christen it brussels sprouts! On reflection we decided that it was no use nor was it any cheaper to put Michael on short rations at the Hall, as punishment for his unseemly be- havior, for in spite of us or outside au- thority he would forage for himself. Yet, after his experience in the Pound he seemed to realize the gravity of his latest trespass and remained close home for several days. We thought then we had really impressed him that the Jus- tice was not fooling when he said, "An- other such caper and you will be obliged to dispose of that infernal goat!', So we heard no more complaints until when Pete Stapp came down with the small-pox, the neighbors all with one accord pointed the accusing, Finger at Michael, averring that his perambula- tions in remote sections 'of the city had been responsible for this awful judg- ment on our tribe. Being property own- ers we refused to have our patient trans- ported to the pest-house, and we held' out for our right to an investigation of the accused Michael, with the result that the most rigid inspection failed to re- veal a single germ of this eruptive feb- rile disease stalking abroad in Michael's curly coat or lurking in sinister glee anywhere about his goaty epidermis. So we all kept quarantine together. No doubt, to a less optimistic crowd, the studied persistence with which fel- 10W.,gitiZCnS of the town "passed by on 'She other side" when traversing our block, wouldhave been cause for cha- grin, but appreciating the natural timid- ity of human nature in a college town, we generously overlooked the slight, and did our utmost to show our fraternal feeling by cheering the wayfarer with hearty and unbiased greeting: Small pox-Chicken pox-strict quaran- tine, Ruminate-Fumigate-We don't give a bean! As time went on we began to fear that Michael must sooner or later de- velop a yellow streak, he disposed of so many of the Small Pox proclamations. The City Council, however, displayed great civic spirit in making a special ap- propriation to enable the Board of Health to keep us supplied with these artistic posters, so all who ran might read. ' With this one exception-this pe- culiar taste for yellow literature, Mich- ael's behavior all through quarantine had been so exemplary we felt assured of a laudable future, and when once more we were allowed the sweet privi- lege of mingling with our fellow men, Michael was accorded privileges hither- to withheld. With the devotion of a lover the happy mascot attached himself to the late invalid, whose society he had been so long denied. And in sedatest fashion would he stroll with Pete on the latter's long walks to recover health, while Pete's girl, fof course Pete's girl was alongj, became very fond of the af- fectionate Michael. All might have been well, if the girl hadn't bought that new spring hat. Per- haps it was all right for her to satisfy her vanity with its purchase, but why in heaven's name did she consider it nec- essary to take the bonnet on a late twilight stroll? Who'd see the thing at night-and in the park?. Anyway, Michael was caught red- handed fMichae1 was so human we're sure you'll let the metaphor passj the discoverey beingmade as the last row of straw' was tickling hisdiscriminating palate. To the rest of us, the episode spelled good judgment on Michae1's part-Pat Donovan had seen the lid and said it was a fright, but we couldn't say to a patient just recuperating from re- cent illness that his lady lacked good taste in millinery. So we dutifully ex- tended our sympathy to the bereaved Pete. No need to say we'll make a long story short, for all there was to it would read like this: The girl lost the hat and Pete lost the girl. Then to us Peter said, "This is the last straw" Cthat was literal, you knowj, "And was Michael worth all this?" Now, Michael being Irish, the answer was obvious to all but Pete. Mary Estimus Barnes. Q 1 ff Qeventy-Eight A, Moonlight pastel I-ILE moonlight fell full upon the greensvs ard of the nounds The oi r ' in ' greensward was soft, however, and the moonlight sustained no serious injuries. Between the third and fourth columns two figures, economiz- ing space in a manner painfully evident, might have been seen sitting. The voice of the youth, rising and falling to the music of the power-house, finally stag- gered to its feet and remarked: "Winsome damsel, I am in love. I have arrived at this conclusion not has- tily, but after careful introspection and experimentation. Since first I met you I have been troubled, my most alarming symptom being an aching void. Tonight the throbbing of that vacuum has been so strong that I have been able to locate it in my heart." The voice of the youth choked with mingled emotion and tobacco, both 'of which he had been incessantly swallow- ing. Spreading a handkerchief upon the ground, he fell upon his knees, severing with his impetuosity the last bond of connection between his suspenders and blue-sky trousers. "Oh, fairest of maids!" he' pleaded, "enter now into that emptiness and H11 it with thy light and lavender perfume." The fairest of maids smiled sadly and ve-nty-Nine abruptly. Her face wore that far-away expression so characteristic of the dome. I-Ier mind was wandering down the dim corridors of memory and had further to go than to the new library building. Her silence had the 'delicate odor .of Spear- mint. , The youth pressed her for an answer until his arm ached with exer- tion. Finally, after consulting her 'blue- book, she made reply: "At present I am heart-free. How- ever, Johnnie jones is scheduled for two weeks from next Monday, until then I am thine." As the fatefulwords fell from her lips the youth caught them before they hit the grass and pressed them to his bosom. The maid leaned over and planted a kiss upon his youthful brow, coyly removing her teeth before doing. After regulating their hearts so as to run neck and neck, and combining their thoughts into one idea, they wandered out into the cold, unfeeling world, and naught could be heard in the column- punctured atmosphere save the strident bazoo of the bull frog in the sewer. e .Very respectfully submitted to the 1916 Shamrock. . Q Carl D. Green. 1 xl, H . ,-1.-A-. 2 I - . 1' 1 .1 .-4 - . .-W :.:7.. -,-.- ..p. ' ,,,f,4:,,'-33... gn..--,gx::f,:. Q 1.45. .A ..-. f 7: U ' ' 4-v 5.4 x -qv"',:."5,A.-fx. . . ,, . .rm-...4..: NA. .-,k + . ,,.. ...a rw - -- . -1, -.-f..3,531,g...,4:.g-. b ,Ri fr '-Y' -'JL-vff-I!-FL .hg I-.-...N S1 - L--37 .- .-1- . -. - -N 'PT Nz.-.'.'fr.r'i,.F..:-12:1z':'?K'.' K. . 'f'gL.,x. ,3 'z mr: 'gr . ' 1' . -Y-'.:YK :',v:NL1x"A -.'. - A ' 'O . 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' V aaa - Fair Co-ed-"I suppose you will com? mit suicide if I refuse you?" He-"Ah, yes, that has been my cus- tom." ' ' PBPBPI4 I' Welsh-QIn descriptive geometeryj, "Now, Mr. Percival, how does that look?" ' C Percival Qwaking upj-"Oh, that's all right." ' Welch-"Are you ina receptive posi- tion back there, Mr. Percival? A little greater perpendicularity of the body might be better." Shorthorn-"Meyer boards by the day, doesn't he?', V1 ' - Landlady's daughter-"What makes you ask that?" ' Shorthorn-"I see that he comes in every day-to pay his board, I suppose." P14 X4 K4 A ' Calling on an intellectual woman is, to the average man, just a form of men- tal gymnastic practice lwhich he takes to brace 'him up so that he can enjoy the enervating society of some cute fluffy little thing for the rest of the week. The individual you can spare the easiest is generally the one that is around the most. P14 PI4 P14 The man who is a failure hopes for the best, but-the man who is a success takes it. 'I' 'I' 'X' . The foreman of a gang of railway men has more than his share of Irish wit. The other afternoon he was walking along his section of the line found one of his laborers fast the shade of a hedge. Eyeing the man with a stern smile, he said slowly: "Slape on, ye idle spalpeen-slape on. So long as ye slape ye've got a job, but when ye wake up ye're out of wurrkf' P14 P14 P11 when he asleep in "The evening wore on," continued the man who was telling the story. P "Excuse me," interrupted the would- be wit, "but can you tell us what the evening wore on .the occasion?" A "I don't think that it is important," replied the story teller. "But if you must know, I believe it was the close of a summer day." ' PF P14 P14 If a man lends his influence he rarely gets it back. p B PF 'B PI' A genius is a man who knows when to keep his mouth shut. Eighty-Two Pfix .E,,f' 1 ,ff .. . ...N I avi, 'P V V V R TE: ' " EQ.. 10.11 me Q . '1 THE PERFECT CAR. An lmbecile Four rolled up to the door, All covered with extra devices galore, NVith trunk, anti-rattlers, self-starter and clock, NVi:h patent absorbers to take out the shock. With mirrorscope, primer, dust covers and chains, With a twenty-man top which gets stuck when it rains, With fire extinguisher, rims which de- mount, With covers and holders and racks with4 out count, With battery testers, a few extra tubes, A slick cigar lighter to capture the rubes, With dimmers and wrenches, gas Savers and pumps, And reinforced springs to take care of the bumps. Said I to the agent: "The car looks quite nice, Please quote me Qwith discountsj your Very best price." He Egured it out on the back of his cuff, One-third for the car and two-thirds for the stuff. Oh, it isn't the power, the strength or the speeds, The "get there" or "come back" which this car really needs, But it's the trappings and gCWg-HWS and whatnots galore That makes life worth while in the Im- becile Four. -The Crescent. Eighty-Three A. Lincoln Hyde, fat smokerj-"Some fellows take engineering because they saw Hart, Shaffner and Marx ad of a man squinting through a telescope and thought they would like t,o do that. They wanted to be one of the men that 'Chew and Do.' " PB if P14 A Western street car conducter is re- ported none the worse for being struck by lightning. A nonconductor. Q P14 X4 P14 The man "who wants but little here below" is the fellow who gets what he wants. IB PI4 PB A promoter is the fellow who lets you in on the ground floor but has his own office in the basement. P14 PI4 PI4 Funny how. the average .girl will waste so much time and substance on her hats, considering that nine men out of ten measure her mentally, morally, and spiritually by their first glance at her feet. P14 P14 PX4 ' It's better to be up and a doing than it is to be down and done. PX4 PF PF The new Swedish cook, who had come into the household during theholidays, asked her mistress: "Where bane your son? I not seeing him around no more." "My son?" replied the mistress pride- fully, Oh, he has gone back to Yale. He could only get away long enough to stay until New Year's Day, you see. I miss him dreadfully, though." "Yas. I know yoost how you feel. My broder, he bane in yail six times since T'anksgiving." A 1 ' fofxs . ,- SEM ' 51183535 The door of hope swings both ways. P14 if P14 "What I want," said the speaker,, "is reform. I want police reform, I want so- cial reform, I want temperance reform, I want-I want-" "What you want," called out a lis- tener at the back of the hall, "what you want is chloroform." P14 PB' PB A rather extraordinary experience was the lot of one of our esteemed en- gineer brothers, Mr. Longshore. It ap- pears that he had been keeping com- pany with one of the fair sex. Whether or not he had or has any serious inten- tions, we know. not. Some time ago there happened to be a game, the young lady wanted to see that game very much,,in fact, she had set her.dear little heart on it, and was very determined that she should not miss it, nor that he should miss it under any circumstances. Several times while strolling around the campus with her, she gave him' several hints that she wanted him to take her, but to no availg Qhe would not fall for them. Finally she became desperate and blurted out, "Will you take me to the game? Please do." 'fReally," he replied, "I can't, for I am broke." "'All right," came back a very weak voice. After a short time, he again met her and she gave him a dollar and a half, saying, "Buy our seats." "'To be sure I willf' he exclaimed with unadulteratedjoy. ' g The day of the game was enjoyed very much by both, not so much the game, but the fact that they were to- gether. Although it is to be supposed that the young man felt 'rather like a sheep killing dog, as the young lady had made the date with him and had paid his way. Nearly a month had passed when he made a startling discovery. The young lady had given him a dollar and a half, but that only a dollar of that was her own, the other fifty cents she had' bor- rowed from another young man that she knew. P14 P14 P14 Walter had received as a birthday present a gift locomotive, the motive power of which was electricity from a storage battery. Delighted with the toy, he would have spent most of his time in its enjoyment but for the con- stant warnings that he must be careful or the batteries would run out. His Aunt Letitia was the most persistent in these admonitions and one rainy day he be- come discouraged and went upstairs to a closet in search of another toy. Aunt Letitia followed and, during the quest, kept up an uninterrupted flow of good advice to little boys. In the thick of it Walter gave up his hunt and stoically marched down stairs. I-Iis mother in- quired if he had found the toy. Q "Oh, no," he replied with an audible sigh. "I had to give it up, 'cause I was afraid Aunt Letitia's batteries would run out." - P14 PI4 PF G. D. Oliver-"I sure got even with that girl, for I had a dance with her last night." K4 P14 PI4 Kentucky Tailor - "And. the hip pockets, Colonel, what size shall I make them-pints or quarts?U Eigli ty -Four - Hyde-"Mr, Marsh, look in the book . ! there is some valuable information in it." Marsh-"It is like getting blood out of a turnipf' if 'If if When you are passing around the flowers to the fellows who are living, be sure to leave out the poison ivy. The recipient is apt to get all swelled up. K4 '14 H4 Man can beat a woman all hollow on the tight stunt. Laces can't touch booze for results. P14 'I' if Experience may be a great teacher, but a rnan's experience with a woman seldom teaches him good sense. , if '14 14 The old blue laws were probably en- acted for the purpose of preventing men from painting towns red. P14 if V14 One young man who was highly sen- sitive about an impediment which he had in his speech went to a stammerer's institute and asked for a course of treat- ment. The professor asked him if he wanted a full or partial course. "A p-p-artial c-c-oursef' "To what extent would you like a par- tial course." "Enough s-so that wh-when I go to a f-f-florists and ask for a c-c-hr-chry- s-s-anth Qwhistlej e-m-mum, the thing won't w-w-wilt b-b-before I g-g-get it." PE P14 V14 Strother-"Foster, what are yOu doing with that American handbook?" Foster-"Checking up my notes on Weinie's lecture." Strother-"How do they check?" Foster-",oo2' per cent difference." Eighty'-Five Hotwad-"Mr. Hutchinson, please call up judge Stewart, contractor and get the depreciation on a jackass for a period of three years, which in.forma- tion will enable us to figure the effi' ciency on a 'Missouri Conveyor? " . . PF P14 P14 Finlay-"What are you going to do with your dam when you get it de- signed-sell it for a million dollars?" Boll-"No, I wouldn't give a dam for two million." . P14 P14 P14 B,urger-"Why didn't you put Your name in the middle, Les?" Strother-"That's to show my eccen- tricityf, P14 PX4 PE Scary Williams-CSeeing C. D. Green with his new jockey capj, "Hey, Green, got a stable at home?" ' PX4'PI4PZ4 Ima Nut-"Does your fountain pen leak like that all of the time?" Soami-"Oh my, no. just when I have ink in it." P14 P14 P14 "I see that you have your arm in a sling," said the inquisitive passenger, Broken, isn't it?" "Yes, sir," responded the other pas- senger. , . "Meet with an accident ?" "No, broke it while trying to pat my- self on the back." "Great Scott! What for?" "For minding my own business." P14 PB PB Fred P. Hutchinson would pause dur- ing the most momentous moment of his' life to enter some sort of fruitless argu-- ment, for the pleasant pastime of exer- cising his vocal chords. i - - X! In an encounter with a powerful elec- tric current in the A. C. laboratory, Rob- ert Walker came out the victor. When he attempted to make a much deferred connection, the power factor was suddenly increased, the phase was split, some amperes were spilled, and the switchboard was given a black eye. Physically, Robert was uninjured, but hysterically he was upset. PFPBPX4 i The justice of the peace was just on the point of marrying a couple. "Oh, before I begin," he said, "I must find out your names." "Marrius," said the bridegroom. "Shure," said the justice of the peace, "as soon as I find out your names." "Marrius," said the groom. "Yep," repeated the'justice, "but I first must know your full name." "Will U. Marrius," said the groom. "No! I will be damned if I will." aaa' Hot Wad-"Can't remember whether I used my Ford this morning or whether I walked all of the way to the office." X4 'If P14 Daddy Ctelling the class that they can- not multiply cows by miles and get cow- milesj-"We are not nearly as hampered as we hamper ourselves by these won- derful logical processes." P14145 Hot Wad recently attended church at one of our churches on Broadway, and was seated upon a back seat between and among some gay C. C. girls. After church, he drew the usher aside and said in low tones, "Say-who were those girls? I thought that they were show girls." Daddy-"That scheme of education which pretends to prepare for life and eliminate drudgery is a scheme and a snare." PBPBPI4 G Lady- 'Mr. Colvin are you specializ- ing in paving?" Colvin-"Yes." 1 Lady-"What is the chief objection to concrete pavement in this climate?" Colvin-"It cracks." P14 P11 PI4 - Is Charles Steinmetz guilty of Plag- iarism or is this a case of two "great" minds with but a single thought? Com- pare these two extracts. Extract from Steinmetz's Engineering Mathematics page 271: "With the most brilliant engineering design, however, if in the numerical cal- culations of a single structural member an error is made, and its strength there- by calculated wrong, the rator of the machine flies to pieces by centrifugal forces, or the bridge collapses, and with it the reputation of the engineer." Extracts from comments made by Prof. H. Wade Hibbard on the first page of a senior electrical's blue book: "Ther engineer who copies wrong or places a decimal point in the wrong place, no matter how perfect his method, is dangerous. His bridge will fall, his boiler explode, his current kill. He is useless in the profession." ' P14 PI4 PF She-"Are you going to have a foot- man when you get rich?" He-"No." She-"Why? Won't you want some- one to take you in?" - T-Te-"When I start home I will be all in " Eighty-Six p d sa th an Io E WU ES lon ! mf js give lx l ES age, ,r ,4- gr. W "1- 4'-xv ff rj W. N N Q. ku 1916 Platt discusses ages with Burger in design class and seriously contends that he is the oldest. Platt-"How old are you, Burger?', Burger-"Soon be 23." Platt-"Shoot! I was some punkins when I was your age." PBPBPX4 Vlfeine, Qin Generation and Distribu- tionsj-i'Tague your feedt down, Strod- der. I wandt to talgk to you and I candt see youf' The only way Weine could recognize the men that were talking Generation and Distribution last semester was by looking at their feet. That was all he saw of them during class. PX4 P14 PX1 Bug-"When, Gertie goes to Chicago will Wattmeter?" Knutt-"I don't think that he will un- less something happens to transformer looks." G , PI4 P14 PB A cute little thing was beingshown through the locomotive works. She fpointingj-"What is that thing over there?" Engineer-2'Oh! That is an engine boiler." She-"They boil engines! Why do they boil them?"i Engineer-"To make the engine ten- der." 'If H P14 Why not have the Powers That Be provide Morris chairs for the engineers to recline in during morning inspection. We are sure that they would be appre- ciated. ' - P14 P14 PI' Hortense Francis Maj01', Dean of ffhe Campus "buck Brush," and who during Eighty-Seven the process of some of his experimental work incidentally built the cross walk in the rear of Academic Hall, must have designed it for the boiler room of Hell, judging from the color of the concrete and the excessive width of the expan- sion joints, crossing the Walk at about every twelve feet. if P14 my Roddy-"What is the significance of -43s?', , Toad-"The weight of an inch cube of water one foot high." P14 P14 P14 Student to Prof-"Professor, some- thing has been worrying me, I can't iig- ure it out." Prof-"Well what is it? Maybe we can solve it." ' Student-"Do 'they get steel wool from a hydraulic ram?" Profane silence preparatory to storm, hasty exit of student. P14 P14 P14 Student Cin General Mathj-"Phase is the angle passed through before time begins to count." P14 P14 PI4 Hot Wad is the best known ineffec- tive smoke consumer and preventer in the M. E. Dept. His -theories are based on the fact that a conflagration could not possibly result from smoking in an of- fice, but can readily be the direct cause, resulting from corridor smoking, be- cause it is a university ruling. Ask Boll. 'If if 1+ Hot Wad-"Mr, Hubbard, what be- comes of the energy from the bacon that I ate three days ago for breakfast, if I slide this book across the table today?" Hubbard-"I don't knowf' . ' Hot Wad-"The energy in the bacon mfg iw " 'Siigggock is turned into glycogen which is stored up in my brain and in the muscles of my arm. When I slide the book, some of the glycogen of my brain is oxidized sending a motor impulse to cause an oxidization of glycogen in my ,arm which in turn slides the book, trans- forming the energy caused by friction into heat. The heat escapes through the open window out of the room, warming up the atmosphere of Columbia, and the workmen take off their overcoatsf' Hubbard-"Some bacon! ! !" if PF +14 Allgeier wanted to run his thesis on Stephen's College power plant, but "A, C." thought that factor being too never constant. besides the diversity great, the load was Walker-"How your girlis name is Cecil? that's a boy's name." - Cox-"Well, I've been figuring on changing it." ' does it happen that -ilil A LECTURE. By H. W. Hfbbard. .i "I, as a mechanical engineer, which I think I am, that is I am considered as being a successful man and a scientific engineer, don't know what I would do in such a case, that is I don't think I do. I once, while I was with the Lehigh Valley, just after my trip to Europe in 1892, being sent there by the Pennsyl- vania to study the Mannesmann process, that is, I think that I was sent there for that purpose, while 83,000,000 worth of my compound locomotives were under construction, had such a case come be- fore me. I think that after listening to Karapetoff playing on 'my piano in my private residence, I decided to do that' thing, that is I am pretty certain I did, still I am not sure, so I will look it up in Kent. Mr.--just what was I thinking about while Karapetoff was playing my piano in my private resi- dence? I know this, however, that if I did do that thing, I used chrome nickel vanadium steel, heat treated to the sor- bitic condition at about 1200 Cawnti- grade, that is, I have an idea that it was either gammar or betar iron. I very likely first studied the microscopic structure according to the Roberts Aus- ten diagram in my new Encyclopedia Brittanica, eleventh edition, page 1140, six inches from the bottom, where I have made marginal annotations accord- ing to my own practical experience. Now if you are wise men you will do the same, for I do it. This was a great aid to me while a student at Brown, for then I fought a duel with Edwin Booth the great actor-shortly after I left Brown on account of bad health caused by examinations-on the stage of the local theater, wherein I was disarmed much to my discomiiture, 'since I was a very noted fencer and could have won the duel with ease if only I had had a chrome nickel vanadium heat treated steel foil according, to the specifications of the American Society of Automobile engineers, and approved by myself. This was the cause of my putting a gear of like microscopic texture in my new ex- perimental lathe. At the next meeting, you will be prepared on Chapter 9. Are there any questions, as to the lesson to- day? I think that I have explained it very fullyf, Eighty-Eight . Q Slliifock A MORNING IN GRAPHQIC right? All right." Marks in his book: STATICS. HYde-"NOW men, we have a parabolic truss. I have drawn it on the board, Now," taking the pointer, "at these points we have loads of 3 kips. I want you to make stress diagrams removing three kips each time. No, we won't fin- ish that last exercise, so get out a fresh sheet. Time counts, but accuracy counts a great deal more. The man who gets through in a hurry and only has half of his work correct will not get as much as the man who takes the whole period and gets it all right. Now don,t," see- ing one of the fellows starting, "start yet. You must all start at the same timef' Takes out his watch, "Go." "Mr. Hubbard, don't converse with Mr. Gray. He probably doesnit know any more than you. You are liable to get the wrong impression." Hubbard-"Gray and I were not con! versing about the problem. I only asked him for an eraser," Hyde-"I think it is best for every man to have his own materials and tools." "Mr, Marsh, you say that you can't get that problem? Well it would be a good idea for you to look in the book- no, I mean outside of class-it contains a great deal of valuable information." Marsh-"Yes, but it is like getting blood out of a turnipf' ' VHyde-"Ask me any questions you Want to about the problem! it gives me a better idea how to grade YOU- Each question counts off of your grade. just a minute, Mr. Turner, there are others before you. ' Mr. Golladay, S0 You are through, Are you sure that you are Eighty-Nine 5. Golladayg 9:3o:59M. No. questions asked: 2. - Classified Ads Qccaeecc::::::::::::::::::4p::::o WANTED-At once, a good reliable stopwatch operator and timekeeper to act as an assistant in Graphic.Statics. Must be able to furnish references and be a self-made man. No other need ap- ply. A. 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Cashier With every facility for handling your general banking b usin e ss umI9ia,IIVIiss Ill nl un ull lm--llll llll nl! ml ml Illl llll Ill! llll Illl llll lm nn ml OLlI'1 i.ll ll nl ll lu lm ml nn Illl llll lm C!! ll ll ll ll ll Pennants Fillow Covers OOD PICTURE FRAMING Is of Missouri Seals recognized because B E A u T Y DURABILITY Q u A LIT Y WORKMANSI-up All aregiven just consideration at 505 JANOUSEIVS VIRGINIA BUILDING Post Cards Q ll ll ll ll ll 'lil 'll 'ln Ninety-One mi ml lul ull ull nu un llll un lln lui llll llll Ill IIII lm llll llll lui-n-llll nu nl Illl mi nl In ll nn nu In ll ul: u n u u u n n u n u u n u u u n u Ili-ll ll ll ll 'I' Ninety per cent of the pictures in this book were taken i9y--- WILCQX ,Ig nu nu un n uuA-'nu un an nn an nu nu nu nn an un nm un un nu lu nn Dlll un nn nu lm nn nn n ofa nfs un u n Il nu un ul nl nn an nu nn un nn ll lm nn nu nu-I-un un nu uuvfun lm nn nn un nn lm ml gig For General Hardware---Call or Phone No. 1344 Renie Hardware Company Guitar Building Guitar Building I un un llll ml ull lm ull lm lm nu IIH1---ml llll llll In nn ml ml nn ul In llll IIII Ill llll IIII lln Illl IIII ull llll M1 vm ull lm ull lm ml un ull lln llll lm ul nn ull ull lm Im-v1IlIl nu ml llll ml ml ull llll IIN llll Ill STAR THEATRE Triangie Piwotoplajfs T Popular Vauclevilie ull nn llll ml ll lm lm ml lm ml un A llll ml ull llll lnl Ill lln nn nu ull ull lu In ll! llll ull un lu ilu Hax7e Your Next Photograph TViacie At arsonis Stuciio No. op South cptiw Street fAcross from Penn,sD 'w nn ml ull Ill ml llll Nl un ul In nm--un nn ll l ll lu ll Ill lu ll ll ll ul ul ll ll ll ll Ninety- eo 9.0-0 099999-00-.Oo-QQQQQQQ - A A - - 0- - A 0 0 If P 0 n 2 TOB.'XCCOS A 'gQ1QDQgg ' 3 Paramount Quality S z J Q O s TI-IE PALMS ' E scum OF ACADEMIC HALL 5 2 FANCY DRINKS 0 LUNCI-IES Q m:.,,,,,,,g f RAuL I-IULETT 5 5 FOR TRANSFER BUSINESS 5 0 ' A HWWWWWMWWWHWWWWHHWWHHWWHI Q Q A A zz t 0 S e r 11 i c e E 2 Prompt Delivery 5 -,:,..:t:,,::1: ,::::-..:::n,,:,:::::--:L,,l in AIAA 2 Q 2 You think of--FLCWERS You think of A 0 2 1: 0 E NO. 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