University of Nebraska College of Agriculture - Shucks Yearbook (Lincoln, NE)

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PM Sbuck5 . -:SHUCKSE VOLUME III ' PUBLISHED BT THE CLASS OF NINETEEN HUNDRED SEVENTEEN I OF THE SCHOOL OF AGRICULTURE ' ' University of Nebraska CI-IANCELLOR S. AVERY DEAN E. A. BURNETT PRINCIPAL H. E. BRADFORD I-. 1 Shuclx 5 e bAf QA, jfanultp Our faculty is quite a crowd Never noisy, never loud CExcept Wilcox at cafeteria His monstrous voice and laugh would cheer a Wailing student.D Miss Zimmer's gigglew- How she does it'-that's the riddle. Thru classrooms Miss Loughridge dignifiedly walks, Mrs. Watson-Newell, she' just talks and talks! Mr. Dickson is the ladies' man, And chickens are his hobby. Mr. Young's as busy as he can be, And his clothes are neat and nobby. Miss Odell is one of our very best teachers, At a football game you'll find her on the - bleachers. Miss Peters, to whom all the girls thanks are owing, Knows the seniors have something to do besides sewing, - She says, "Take this assignment and get what you can." You can't say that of Davis, the botany man. Mr. Smith makes you work, but he's pleasant about it, Miss Bullock's an angel-who among us would doubt it? The boys all call Coleman an O. K. Prof., Bradford sometimes does things that make us all laugh Csee joke sectionj. Now the few Faculty members mentioned here Are the ones among us whom we hold most dear, And also the ones who lay down the law. "Less noise and more study"--"Don't stand in this hall." "The class bell has rung, girls"-i"You owe me three passes." "l'm surprised at the number of times you skip classes." And so on and so forth from morn until night, From a faculty member you can't get out of sight. ln looking thru this book you'll note Not much about the faculty we've wrote. And the reason this isn't done by us, ls because they are so inconspicuous! isbuclxs ISM 9. of QI. We're loyal to you, S. of A., To our colors we're true, S. of A. We'll back you to stand 'Gainst the best in the land, S. of A., For we know you have sand, S. of A. Rah! Rah! So smash that blockade, S. of A., Go crashing ahead, S. of A., Our team is our fame protector, On boys, for we expect a vict'ry From you, S. of A.! Che-he! Che-hal Che-ha-ha-ha! Che-hel Che-hal Che-ha-ha-hal S. of A! S. of A.! S. of A.! Fling out that dear old flag of Green and Lead on your sons and daughters true as Like ancient men, on giants Placing reliance, shouting defiance Os-key-wow-wow l Amid the broad green plains that nourish For honest labor and for learning .we stan And unto thee we pledge our heart and h Dear Alma Mater, S. of A. We're loyal to you, S. of A., To the colors we're true, S. of A., Your banner in hand, Comes a right royal band, From the ends of the land,' S. of A., Rah! Rah! Tho' restless we roam, S. of A., Your campus is home, S. of A., Your arms are outspread to greet us, Shouting, your thousands to meet us, "Welcome" to old S. of A.! Che-he! Che-hal Che-'ha-ha-hal Che-he! Che-ha! Che-ha-ha-ha! S. of A.! S. of A.! S. of A.! Fling out that dear old flag of Green and We come, your sons and daughters, home Your ivied walls before us, Gold, of oldg our land, df and, Gold, to youg Elm arches o'er us, wild ring your chorus, Os-key-wow-wow l To win your world-wide fame, in many a For honest labor and for learning we stan And homeward turn with loyal heart and Dear Alma Mater, S. of A. H land Cl. hand, "-i' R R SbuchS A 'THE COLLEGE OF' AGRICULTURE UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASICA IT IS HEREBY CERTIFIED THAT THE FACULTY OF THE COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE OF THE UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA GRANTS THIS K CERTIFICATE OF MERIT TO Evzvg Gtaduute WHO HAS SATISFACTORILY COMPLETED THE PRESCRIBED COURSE OF STUDY IN THE Snhnnl uf Qgriculture A IN TESTIMONY WHEREOF THE UNDERSIGNED BY THE DIRECTION OF THE FACULTY OF THE COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE HAVE HEREUNTO SUBSCRIBED THEIR NAMES AT LINCOLN THIS DAY OF 191 oumcnmn 1 nz mmnln Au uumn or an ncmm n-nm muormwugun mum annum I SHUCKS EDITORIAL STAFF 10 y 1 SHUCKS BUSINESS STAFF 11 ' 11, r .www CAMPUS Sc1cN1f: I2 - - -w--- blmckbf M--- 4 ' - - --.-...,.--..- f K XII Wav-'ry muah wrrk ILL fvwrvx A --Q .NA f"'s0 Rfk !"kk'r'NfN f-frfx fN A ffl ,KW Experie-nel HU-Sfl e fx f .fx fx !"N JA fy fx- fx- 1-'N hfvfw M M ff'.b.25,f3l, A,-X 5 f-'HI fxghfg mi KN-X 5. NX 'Af-XX, ff-X 'Il .J 4SbuckS PLANT INDUSTRY BUILDING 14 Slum Ix SE E ' A ------S' SIZSIIZSIZSIZSIZRIZEIZEIIHIZSIIESIZSIZSIZSIZSIIZQIIESIIESII!SI!!I!MSI!SI!SII!SI!SII!EW3!MS.II'.!I!EI!SI!SII!S.I!!I!T Clllummennement week rugram Qlueshap Qfhzning, Qpril behenteentb AGRICULTURAL HALL JUNIOR RECEPTION IN HONOR OF SENIORS wzhneshap Qftzrnnnn, Qprtl Qiigbteentb AGRICULTURAL HALL SENIOR CLASS DAY PROGRAM Ulburshap, Qpril jaineteenth I COMPETITIVE DRILL ALUMNI BANQUET ATHLETIC FIELD LINCOLN HOTEL Jfrihap Evening, Zlpril Ulmentietb FIFTEENTH ANNUAL COMMENCEMENT TEMPLE TH EATRE-M-8:00 P. M. CONINIENCENIENT SPEAKER HARRY LUMAN RUSSEL, PI-I. D. D C EGEOFAGRICULTUREAND DIRECTOR OF EXP S UN ERSITY OFVVISCONSIN Y Sbuckff EAI? CLASS SPONSOR HORACE J. YoUNG,'B. Sc. Assistant Professor Agronomy m .J SENIOR CLASS OFFICERS 17 BLooM, ARCHIE FREDERICK CB1ossomJ, Axtell. Uni. Prep.: Axtell High: Y. M. C. A. Cabinet: Scandinavian Club: Deutscher Verein: Ophelian: Class Play: In- vitation Committee. His rosy cheeks, his small stature, and even his disposition show lhal he is righlly nllmlid. F' , BEVER, ETTA ALICE CEttaJ, Eagle. ""+'3J 1 Teachers Training: Eagle High: Y. N W. C. A. - - Happy in this, she is not yet so old, ii, X. Bill she may learn. ll -if My WAYY51' ...J 5 Simi' NJ V-a s bl, xfg L ARMSTRONG, MARGARET ISABELLE qlsabelleb, Farwell Tech.: St. Paul Normal Business College: Social Com- mittee: Ophelian: Y. W. C. A. Virlue is Hue happiness, Excellence true beauty. . all :QL We BOYER, HASKIAE DENNIS QHaskle5, Mullen. 'l'ech.g Y. M. C. A. Cabinetg Class Pres. 645g Glee Clubg Pres. Ophelians C45g C. O. C.g Judging Team C353 Class Play: Capt. Co. H., Workizer. To be liked by all this class so gay, Is the highest comp. llmt we can pay. l BOOTH, ESTHER ANNE QEsther5, Sunol. Uni. Prep.: Vice-Pres. Y. W. C. A. C355 Sec. Y. W. C. A. C453 Social Committeeg Davissong Deutscher Verein. What her heart thinks, her tongue speaks. BOYDSTON, GEORGE WILLIAM CGeorge5, Ceresco. Tech.g Ceresco Highg Y. M. C. A. Gospel Teamg C. O. C.g Davissong Treas. Y. M. C. A. 445i Judging Team C353 Class Playg 2d Lieut., Co. F. I t not the fastest runner wins the race. BRADY, ANNA GRACE CGraceJ, Uni. Place. Uni. Place High: Uni. Prep. Her greulesl desire is lo have cz Ring. 225 BURTON, LOLA CLolaJ, Bartley. ,Aw Q65 Teachers Training: Y. W. C. A. l jfigm Speaks liifle and well and is crm- QL? I sidered as possessing meril. " HJ'-' . ,, fl N ' ' ff u 1 l- Q i .ef,Yi'-M H 16534 , - 3. X Sflfit' -WL: - Mb 4.1 2 if-1.-fy ., " 9.2 7 Li cz.-1: BU'rTmlw1u1.D, Woouifoim STURDEVANT fWoodyb, Auburn. Tech.g Brock High: Davissong Deutscher Vereing Class Play: Workizerg Apple Judging Team: Invitation Committee. Wisdom is more lo be envied ihcm r-zfehes. vi 11' il.L .. 1' 'I - '- c ' I-0 x9 'Ji' 'f- ..x Y JK Q? ii ,Nts fr' , v f', Y --'- 4 . ,,.3'.'j'. ,. . w ... -,. Q-- Clubg N::r' I ,,','!"-." I' ..1g',-1 V' 'f aaa, - 1jl'Pvs.., 'fjfffiif lj F.jc",:ji7., " ' ' .' "F- -' '-A k " 'WI5-z3'1'i'.fVjk K, 1- .- X' lx, .l"Jf 'M , -..Y . " YA 5 , A "Y", l ' Wfifi' lil Q X .xi N .lblfx g gi? fd, ff f ri. -QQ? 1, CLAAsslsN, MMNNO 1Menno9, Beatrice. Tech.: Glee Ophelian. Composed, resigned and Hrwl---f Bu! f07VlHl'lL'l'I'l,ll1l makes him syuirvri. ,ga x C1,AUs1sN, HILDA MAXINIE qHappyJ Nebraska City. Teachers Training Pres. Y. W. C. A. C433 Class Sec. C43 Vice-Pres. Deutscher Verein Q43 Ophelian: Sponsor Co. F 643. She lefs a little sunslrimf ou! S0 all may culch ll ray. '11 . --ra ' . sag, I ff' 'Aww Q K' T J NJ E Wiffiizliiii i . T W- N . "x 'I' f x v CoNNsA1.1,Y, IRENE EVELYN CConneallyJ, Wallace. l Curtis S. of A.g Teachers Training :QW I, Q x . xx .Ii i l i - l Mila F ifzz Qf1m1lwuami.fim L U C .i ,i i- frrfi Wiiiaiivaiiili in T lliiinl CORBY, ROBERT STANLEY C Bohp, Neligh. Tech.: Opheliang Y. M. C. A.g Judging Team C395 Apple Judging Team 1435 Band Capt. A man he seems of cheerful yesterdays And confident lomorrows. CRAFT, LEWIS G. qPapJ, Elk Elk Creek Highg Tech. Uhdisiurbefl by what men say The same loday as yeslerda I .I f' + .' lx swzvbl liglll .ze - je. ' , I ja-XSW1, .ek Creek. wil' If . 'xwfv' l N, ' ' M' "4gfJ3'fff' ew -.19 gi lily' 9,151 'l'v,,li: GRAIN, RUTH HANNA KRufusJ, Narka, Kansas Naika High: Teachers Trainingg Memorial Committee Ophelian. Tho litlle, she always gels lhereg Only good lhings can be said Qf Rulh .15 'G' ERNST, WALTEII OTTO CErnieJ, Lincoln. Uni. Prep.g Y. M. C. A.: Deutscher Vereing Class Play. Nr . Xgy2Q'xiA.Rjr, FAULHABEH, RUBY MAY tJack7, Brownlee. Teachers Training: Y. W. C. A. Cabinetg Deutscher Vereing Ophelian: Class Playg Sponsor Co. H f4j. A link of gold in the chain of life. Sometimes I just set and think And sometimes I justket. FAIRLEY, J. LEAMAN C.IayJ, Fairbury. Tech.: Social Committeeg Memorial Committee: Y. M. C. A.g Football It is better to have nothing to do than to do nothing. FLOOD, JAMES RICHARD CFloodJ, Treynor, Iowa. Treynor High: Tech.: Y. M. C. A. A "Flood" of ambiiiorz., fmergg, and obililg. GEARY, Gaoucis Houma cGeorgeJ, Inman: Inman High: Tech.: Y. M. C. A.: Davisson: Class Play. No one ever repcnlorl for having lmlrl his tongue. shy ' 33. Sfx9i0Z',' fi.. nifiwiw - .1 I N at jiFy?A xm . xv' '- H . J , Nfl Q- sb? ig.-u . 24' k-L Glasna, ICvla1.1Nm EMILY CGleheJ, Hallam. Uni. Prep Shucks Artist. The gods Iufslowml on lun' ilu' gif! of uri. 'TZ L. 154' Homsnoox, ALICE P. fAliceJ, Orchard. Tech. Thy modeslgfs rn ccmdlc lo lhy mrfril. Hmzrsmm, C1.A1ucNc1s RALPH CHepb, Union. Tech. If one is Io gc! the most md of life he musl season il wifh ll Zilllv YJZPIISYITI' and crmlmimmi. Xxx XV . uf 'gd xffg' - 'gg HOAGLAND, WILLIAM W1al.1.E1e QBillp Swan. Tech.g Social Committee AppleJudging Teamg 2d Lieut. Co. E L I misomc youllz, A la Aflmirvd by all llw ladies forsoolll Hoosmsn, HAZEI. QHazel3, Uni. Place. Tech. Whai is not known cannof be fold. HUMPH1zIEs,EAR1,m Evmi:m'1"r QHump3, Washington, D. C. Uni. Prep.g Dance Committeeg C. O. C.: Deutscher Vereing Class Sergeant-at-Arms C435 Workizerg Business Mgr. Tattler C333 Business Mgr. Shucks C433 Class Play: lst Lieut. Co. H3 Football Q33 A fearless confidcnl man among men And IL genfle man among ladies. ,tf-,5, MV' Aix. . ij- p, v H M lwillgfh laff' Pa oi ' -f' 3 .cv-. ' " , I wg . . QE Q: gym" g,.,,fR,f' ' ' f I v-gr" 5Fi'Q9f' U9 ,.- L. vii 50,45 H .IAcoIsY, JULIA LAVINIA C.lake3, Havelock. Teachers Training: Opheliang Y. W. C. A.g Associate Editor Shucks. Life is one greai rush. in. I JOHNSON, GEORGE PHILIP C.IohnsonJ, Valparaiso. Val paraiso High: Tech.g Y. M. C. A. There is one arf of wlzlclz. this man is mczsierf llw arf of rcfleclion. .ll 1' "x5fm.!1j 1, KEYES, KARL LEONARD CKarlb, In man. Inman Highg Tech.g Y. M. C A.g Opheliang Class Play. A smile and a word of cheer- cmrl a live one as well. C 426' ll KLEINE, ARVILLA LOUISE CBillieJ, Lincoln. Teachers Trainingg Sec. Class C255 Tattlei' Reporter CSD: Vice- Pres. Y. W. C. A. C4J: Sec. Deutscher Verein C455 2d Vice-Pres. Ophelian C499 Associate Editor Shucksg Class Play. If slw will she will, you may zlcpencl on'l,' If she won! she wont, and lhcrc is UTI. :incl on'l. KRUEGER, HERMAN QKFU8gBI'l, Ste-inauer. Steinauex' Highg Tech.: Y. M. C. A.g Opheliang Deutscher Verein. Silence gives consenl. 211,53 MEYERS, LIQSTI-:Ie WILIJIAM ALBIQIVI' .N,QQ'lyl' ,ff CLesj, Wilcox. Tech.: Y. M. C. A.: , ,-Hi... if Opheliang Class Play. As sharp as a frosly morning. x , .gif ,1 IH ICIPNXYLM 'R W da' ASQ: gl' -si , ll IWW ' . lf Ahxr' v' . . L- 1 Wil VE 1: s 4-s 'bL:,-S., x c.. I l MILLEII, HAZEL PEARL CHazelJ, Normal. Uni. Prep Deutscher Vereing Y. W. C. A.g Ophelian. How c'cr it be it seems lo me 'Tis only noble lo be good. 9112 474' NELSON, HARLEY QNellieJ, Walnut. Tech.: Pres. Scan- dinavian Club: Y. M. C. A.3 C. O. C., Workizersg lst Lieut. Co. F5 Football CSD, C433 Basketball lf4J. To him fha! wills ways are noi 1Uf1,?'lft71g. MORRIS, GENEVIEVE Qlenniel, Lincoln. Teachers Train- ing: Sponsor Batallion 123, C395 Sec. Ophelians 143: Y. W. C. A.g Deutscher Vereing Associate Editor Tattler C353 Class Play, Associate Editor Shucks. You chatter, chatter liflle lass, But you're lhe sunshine of our class. folk. Tech.g President Workizers: Opheliang C. O. C., Y. M. C. A.: sv Class Playg Capt. Co. E. - KK I ' filling 'is impossible to a. uwilling hearl. Monms, W11.l.1AM ALLEN QBil1J, Nor- NELSON, METTA BLANCHE CMettie3, Walnut. Teachers Training: Vice-Pres. Class C235 Associate Editor Tattler C335 Associate Editor Shucks C333 Social Com- mittee C43: Y. W. C. A.g Scandinavian Clubg Tattler Reporter C433 Editor-in-Chief Shucks. Three-jiflhs genius fmd two-fiflhs pure fun. NELSON, WALTEIQ ARTHUR. CStuhby3, Pilger. Techy Treas. Class C335 Pres. C. O. C.g Glee Club: Y. M. C. A.g Workizerg Opheliang Judging Team C335 Tattler Staff C335 Class Play: Capt. Co. G3 Scandinavian Club. '94-, 1 Patienca' Why it is Ihe soul Qf peace N ' s . "' lr: ev.s:1,lSdg,. -'+L ff. -l 5 .1 1-- milf'-M asia' ,A Z: L' N fb? avi!-df: NICHOLSON, CLYDE GORDON CNick3, Omaha. Uni Prep.g Treas. Davissong Deutscher Vereing Y. M. C A.g Asst. Bus. Mgr. Shucksg Class Play. The man who can smile is lhe mlm worlh while. E X:-44 ssfp Sm low OSBOURN, LEWIS ALLEN COssiej, Broken Bow. Uni. Prep.: Treas. Deutscher Vereing Football Capt. 635, 643. Does'n'l care for sludyg he does love to god, Eu! lzcfs lhe basl all around alhlele the School mlm' had. NICHOLSON, GRACE ARAMINTA lGl'3.CGl, Lincoln. Dun- bar Highg Tech.g Y. W. C. A. W orlcs, like nalure, half reveal and half conceal fha soul willml. lv sl, . , ww N1cHo1.soN, RUTH qRutbJ, Lincoln. Dunbar Higbg Tech: Y. W. C. A. Sha was vve1'f11i1' and 'ITHUC7' proud, Hacl lrmgzw al will and yo! was novel loud. PEARSON, GEORGE VIRGIL lGeorgeJ, Brownlee. Tech.: Y. M. C. A.: Class Play: Orchestra: Apple Judging Team. The class lorloisc, slow bu! sure. PETERSON, S1'EPHANI1a BENTEA IFannieJ, Dannebrog. Dannebrog High: Uni. Prep.: Davisson: Y. W. C. A.: Deutscher Verein: Scandi- navian. She has a unique ujliiclionr- shcfs culled cz scnsiblc girl. ALJ' mgfilil' 2531: 'M rfS7LLi.u."- - id we --A 23. ' if. - wr X-:Lax LPM: 'al I X- tj. M: PETTIS, DONALD LATHROP fDonJ, Lincoln. Uni. Prep. Senior Dance Committee: Deutscher Vereing Y. M. C A.: Editor Tattler C393 Adv. Mgr. Shucks: Stage Mgr Class Play. Very particularly parliculur. 'ML . W- PH11.I.1Ps, ROY A1c1.1Nu'1'oN qPhillieJ, Walthill. Walthill High: Uni. Prep.: Y. M. C. A.g Opheliang Football Kill. i43- H 12's fl l0l707ll0fii7l' in frrm.sm's. Nehwwka. Techs Y. W. C. A. Ophelian. XE' glib' H er lmir is darlc, her face is round af-Ss S 21" And a jollfier soul could 'Il.0,1'T bl' f owmd SW? n- 4- Posm, EMILY OLIVE 4PoseyJ, Uni. Place. Tech. The mild expression spoke a. mind, In duly firm., zromposed, resigned. PHIIAPOT, IRENE Vlom fPhillieJ, Nz v . PRESTON, NOVIA VEATCH fNovieJ, Oakland. Uni. Prep.g Treas. Class KZJ: C. O. C.g Opheliang Deutscher Vereing Y. M. C. A.: Class Playg 2d Lieut. Co. G: Workizer. Whcu you gave him an inch he look if all. l fiviggg RING, JOSHUA ANDREW CR1ngy, ul KVM Cheney. Tech.: Opheliang Workizerg hoffkf' C. O. C.g Y. M. C. A.: Class Play: ' 2d Lieut. Co. F. -4. He does well who does his , , pf- ,f. -'ll-'f .-YF!-M E94 K- 2 l ,U EW' N .I 1-.. sb? Allah: lj ROLOFSON, WAYNE WEST CRolliej, Lincoln. Uni. Prep Deutscher Vereing C. O. C.g 2d Lieut. Co. H. The highest culture is to speak no ill. E 'ze- E W STEINHOFF, ROY FRANKLIN CSteinieJ, Comstock. Tech.g Y. M. C. A.g Deutscher Vereing C. O. C.: Workizerg Opheliang Class Playg 2d Lieut. and Q. M. Battalion. Deep Ihonglil sornelirnes accornpanies apparent inactivity. i H131 Rowe, RICHARD FRANKLIN QDickb, Arcadia. Tech.g Vice-Pres. Class 4353 Vice-Pres. Y. M. C. A, C353 Vice- Pres. Workizer C335 Asst. Bus. Mgr. Shucks i333 Pres. Y. M. C. A. Q4l: Pres. Ophelian C453 C. O. C.: Capt. Co. F3 Class Play. A rrw.n's worfh is cslimaled in Unis world according io his eonclncl. SCHWEERS, ANNA CAnnaJ, Pender. Tho Anna. may be a live wire lv . Sf' qi? g y YE' we ve never been shocked by her. Tech.g Deutscher Verein: Y. W. C. A. STILGEBOUER, NBTA AGNES 6StilgieJ, Marion. Uni. Prep.: Y. W. C. A. Cabinet: Play Committeeg Opheliang Deutscher Vereing Associate Editor Shucksg Class Play. The warmth of genial courlusy, The calm of s elf-reliamuz. 4-1,33 STUBBS, BERNICIG CBeep, Teachers Training: Y. W. Lincoln. C. A. Has lillle lo say bu! knows much V kagalgi ' Mfr , . his . . '. gwlfl! Qiilneff- Alf' Zi- di' 1 l'- qf.-l N vi lFuf'Jl Mugs- I, xg-xizhti W THOMPSEN, LEROY GEORGE CShortyD, Atkinson. Tech. Treas. C. 0. C.g Y. M. C. A. Gospel Teamg Ophelian 2d Lieut. Co. G. He preached not much, but more by practise wrouglel. EW Tool., KENNIG1'H AI,Is1sIz'I' CTood1esJ, Murdock. Murdock fi QE, he High: Uni. Prep.: Davissonq Class Playg Deutscher Verein. Armmg our number Ihere is one Always ready for sludy or frm, For this reason he always finds On his papers Ihe If sign. VIQRSAW, WILLIAM KING fBillD, Franklin. Franklin High: Tech.g my Memorial Committee: Y. M. C. A. Every man has 'in himself 11. corr- l7l0'Ill of Imdisrcovererl elmrfzeler. Egg? WAlI1'lGR, FRANCES MA'I"I'IIs qFrancesJ, Lincoln. Uni. Prep.g Class Sec. H333 Play Committee: Deutscher Vereing Opheliang Class Play: Associate Editor Shucks. There are u.lhlel'ic, friendly, and lIos7J'llable girls, These are all combined in "our girl wiih lhe curls." WAY, DAVID QDaveJ, Elk Creek. Elk Creek High.: Tech.: Class Treas. Q4J: Vice-Pres. Davisson MJ: Y. M. C. A. A sunny disposilion is fhe soul of success. WELIJER, GERTRUDE MARIE QGOTf3l9j, Raymond. Raymond High: Teach- ers Training: Invitation Committee. A studious quiel girl whom we have never known. KN, ' ' All 'iigffsxiiff' ' ,I fl wife' JB: 215,43 . K 1 r.. 22 . llffv' rf ul Mrixbl +Ql?2ifif', ff . f' yy, J :iw WINTER, EVERETT THOMPSON CE. T.9, Uni. Place. Uni. Prep.: Vice-Pres. Class 143: Ophelian: Deutscher Verein: Y. M. C. A.: Class Play: Asst. Bus. Mgr. Tattler 433. M y ideas bother me more lhan women. "Z in . law- WORTHMAN, ARTHUR BEEBE tAbieJ, Des Moines. Uni. Prep.g Play Committee: Opheliang Capt. Workizer: C. O. C.g Deutscher Verein: Y. M. C. A.g Glee Cllubg Asst. Circulation Mgr. Tattler C395 Associate Edll1OI' Shucksg Class Playg Major Battalion. Every womfm's heart grew bigger, X When they saw his manly figgerg This mighty military mom., Some day we'll hear of him again. WI'1"l', REINHOLD tReinie9, Scribner. Uni. Prep.g Bus. Mgr. Class Playg Pres. Deutscher Vereing Ophelian, Workizerg C. O. C.g Y. M. C. A.: Circulation Mgr. Shucksg Class Playg lst Lieut. Co. E. H e speaks what he lhi'n.ks, not what he ought to say. WOLPH, PAUL FREDERICK qPillJ Nehawka. Nehawka High: Tech. Y. M. C. A.g Ophelian. Where ig11oram:e is bliss, 'tis folly to be wise. Qglgifsfj v sie? lil ZIEMANN, NORMAN PAUL fNorman5, Benson. 'l'euh.g Sec. C. O. C.g Workizerg Pres. Davisson C433 Judging Team 123, 4373 lst Lieut. and Battalion Adjutant. Lvl ovary man. be 'I'7LllS:'07' Qf his time. ZIMMRRMAN, EDGAR ERNEST fEdg2lI'J, Martell. Uni. Prep.g Deutscher 22143 4 Vereing Y. M. C. A. Of modest demzfanorg noi arlcliclccl Io frivolous lhings. .gvww - vb X311 22. I wifllagrbff Wi llhlii 1 2 ., -1.21-Eiifify' sirikql K' Q' TLQISIS Tha. avenue. .X r"'Y1Ll4f,',1.,,.L T In cn r Q.. u TA , Ng u.c.'o xx 'J W-FI1 CLIP' IBCQQ.. """""""'4"" """"""" "k' W' ""'M,S!jllClX,".'533"""""N"""""""""lT.17T"" Cllllass jlillnttn lf we rest, we rust Cllllass Jflutner p Glass Qlnlurs Maroon and White Roses Maroon and White l Cllllass 19211 Niggah! Niggah! Hoe Potatos! Half past Alligatos! Ram! Ram! Shoot a Ham! Zis! Boom! Bah! Seniors! Seniors! Rah! Rah! Rah! Qlllass Sung as CTune, "Pretty Baby"j Everybody loves the Seniors, that's why we are feeling gay Happy Seniors! Happy Seniors! And we are the bestest class in all the whole S. of A., Happy Seniors! Happy Seniors! Won't the other classes miss us when we are so far away And they'll shed tears all the time. Oh, we are the loyal Seniors of the dear old S. of A., Happy Seniors! Hurrah! 1l 1- I Sbuchff - ISA! SAI Qlllass Zlaistnrp CHAPTER I FRESHMEN Timid, bashful, and green, Scared at everything we saw, Always said, "That's what I seen," And "I want to see my Ma." This is a little history book. Not the kind of history that Miss Denny teaches, but the history of our school life in the dear old S. of A. In the fall of 1913, on Monday, the thirteenth day of October, students gathered on the State Farm Campus and after the confusion of registration, 126 of us reported to classes on Wednesday morning. , , We will confess that for a few days some of us felt what is known as homesicknessg however, it vanished in a very short time, as we immediately organized and formed a class. On October 21 we had our first class meeting. Professor Young was appointed to act as our sponsor, and the class officers elected were: Donald Tracy, president 5 Mr. Anderson, vice-president, Miss Wilson, treasurer, and Miss Hyers, secretary. Mr. Anderson was appointed yell leader for the first football game. At the third meeting of the class Mr. Anderson was elected class reporter and Mr. Corby elected representative on the athletic board. Also plans were made for our first party and the social committee, consisting of Misses Kleine, Nelson, Clausen, and Mr. Rivett, was elected. At our fourth meeting the class chose maroon and white for the class colors. Mr. Young designed a pennant which was adopted by the class. The first social function was a barn warming, which originated with our class. The class decided that it should be made an annual affair. It was held November 22 in the Judging Pavilion. On February 24, Ray Cullen was elected class president, to take the place of Donald Tracy who left school. A Our second class party took place in February. The latter part of April the class disorganized and we went to our homes, scattered thruout the state. 42 .Sl7uclx5 ibfl AI CHAPTER II SOPHOMORES "Growing braver and more contented, Enjoying school life as we should, For our bashfulness we've repented And decided that we'd be good." After a seemingly short vacation we again gathered on the campus to take up our second year's work. Many of the old students were unable to return and we numbered sixty-five. The first class meeting was held October 16, for the purpose of electing officers. The elections were as follows: Ray Cullen, president 5 Metta Nelson, vice-president, Arvilla Kleine, secretary 3 Novia Preston, treasurer, Harley Nelson, sergeant-at-armsg and Louis Osbourn to represent the class on the athletic board. The class sweaters were decided upon October 26 and ordered. On October 31 the class gave a reception to the Freshman class, which was well attended by both classes. This was the first reception ever given to the Freshmen by the Sophomores. On November 4 the constitution and by-laws were read and adopted by the class. On November 16 a special class meeting was held for the purpose of electing a committee to represent the class in selecting an alumni pin for the school. The second annual barn warming was held December 12. Altho we were few in number some of our deeds will long be remembered, especially by some of the faculty members. On a bright, sunny morning, shortly after Thanksgiving, our class colors were seen floating proudly in the air, just below the U. S. flag at the top of the flag pole at the north end of the campus. It was not long before our display of colors was discovered by the Juniors. Few went to classes, but either took part in the scrap or watched the excitement which immediately took place. i Several brave boys ventured to climb the pole, but none could reach our flag. Some one pulled on the cable and drew the Hag into the pulley at the very top of the pole, fastening it so that no one could get it down. After about two hours the Juniors, thru awkwardness, broke the cable. Prof. Bradford took action and called all boys who had been engaged in the affair to the assembly room for a special conference. After about two hours of hot discussion it was decided that the Juniors and Sophomores pay for the cable. Concluding that the fun was Worth 87.50, we paid our half. O bln April We again departed for our homes, with the expectation of seeing each other again in cto er. fill Shuchfr CHAPTER III JUNIORS "Boosters and workers' were we, In every thing agoingg Boosters, now don't you see, For we were wiser growing." V In October, 1915, We gathered as "Jolly Juniors" on the campus. We had again lost some of our old members, but many new students joined our ranks to take their places, making the class enrollment 106. Our first class meeting was held October 19, and the class officers were elected as follows: Floyd Rivett, president, Richard Rowe, vice-president, Frances Walter, secretaryg and Walter Nelson, treasurer. ' The second meeting of the Junior class was held October 27. 'Earl Humphries was elected athletic representative and A. B. Worthman sergeant-at-arms. At the third meeting of the class Metta Nelson was elected assistant associate editor and Richard Rowe was elected assistant manager for the 1916 SHUCKS. On January 20, the new school paper was launched. It was entitled f'The Aggie Tattler" and published by the Junior class. The class chose for its motto: "If we rest, we rust" and as class flowers, maroon and white roses. The Junior Prom was held February 12 in the Music Hall. One morning shortly after vacation our class colors mysteriously appeared on the top of the supply tank, and also on the top' of the new standpipe. They waved proudly in the breeze until nearly noon. The next morning the Sophomores pennant was found suspended from the cables across the campus. The Juniors immediately proceeded to take it down. Bob Corby removed it from the cable and dropped it to the crowd below. In the scrimmage which followed one of the Junior boys had the misfortune to get his arm broken. V The Junior basketball team won the inter-class basketball championship by trimming the Seniors to the tune of 9 to 5, and the Freshmen 22 to 12. The Junior class also won the 1916 basketball banner, which was awarded for being the best basketball boosters. On Monday evening, April 17, the class gave a reception in honor of the Seniors and their friends. After commencement we told our classmates good-bye and departed for our homes. 4 4 , Slmchfi - CHAPTER 1V SENIORS "Ready for the last year's run, The race that is hard to beat, The race that we surely won, And the race that was complete." It was with high spirits and ambitions that we took up our last year's Work. The first Senior class meeting was held October 16, 1916, for the election of class officers. H. D. Boyer was elected president, E. T. Winter, vice-president, Hilda Clausen, secretary, David Way, treasurerg Novia Preston, representative on the athletic board 5 Genevieve Morris, member of advisory board for Tattlerg and Metta Nelson, class reporter. The Junior dance was held December 9 in the Music Hall. About thirty-five couples were presen . The usual custom of Senior slouch day was changed, as some of the Faculty stated that in former years the matter had been carried to extremes. The class adopted in its place, "Shirts and Middiesf' All of the girls wore boys' shirts, collars and ties, and the boys wore middies. This Plan was highly approved and commended by the Faculty. S The fourth and last annual barn Warming was held in November. Several members of the other classes tried to make a raid on the "eats" but received a good Hroughing up" instead. The Senior basketball team Won the inter-class basketball championship. The fight was much easier Won than last year. The class also Won the Booster basketball banner again. A special class meeting was held February 21 for all Senior girls. The purpose of the meeting was to decide on the style of graduation dress. A uniform dress was adopted for the occasion. This movement is new and highly approved by good authorities. During April we sluffed for one whole day and who can say we didn't make the most of it? After many other good times which were crowded into the last of the school year, we received our diplomas on April 20, and left for our homes. As time rolls on and our interests roam far away, We will carry with us memories of happy days spent together during the four years of our school life. Now as we Work, or roam, or rest, No matter how long the years may seem, We'll not forget the School We love best, And the class of nineteen-seventeen. ,J 45 4 38 Sl7uclx5 ISN ,sm Glas? ibrupberp "Ciba Zlggie Ijunugraply' Ass't EdIt0I', ISABELL ARMSTRONG Editor-in-Chief, HAZEL MILLER Business Manager, WM. HOAGLAND Ass't Business Mgr., W. A. NELSON Sunday, January 25, 1925 DEDICATION OF NEW GYMNASIUM An interesting program was ren- dered at the dedication of the new gymnasium, lately presented to the county by President Ring. The following program was an- nounced by Miss Neta Stilgebouer, the charming stenographer who has taken the place of Miss Cheuvront, who recently eloped. Recitation-The Tea Party GRACE NICHOLSON Vocal Solo-Oh, Where Is My Wand- dering Boy Tonight JULIA JACOBY Piano Solo-My Mamma's Waltz W. A. MORRIS Solo-Little Billie ROY PHILLIPS Vocal Duet-"A Bee" GENEVIEVE MORRIS FRANCES WALTER TRAGEDY Haskell Boyer and Ruby Faulhaber attended the German picnic and were unable to return home on account of Flood. COMING MONDAY, TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY Misses Etta Bever, Gertie Weller, Lola Burton, and Hazel Hoobler will deliver their famous lecture on "Woman's Suffrage" from the plat- form in Henyville. FREE distribu- tion of literature each night. MISSIONARIES HEARD FROM A letter mailed from Pekin, China, was recently received at the "Aggie" oflice from the Misses Glebe and Booth and Mr. Donald L. Pettis who, it will be remembered, left sometime ago for parts unknown. MANSION BEING ERECTED AT WASHINGTON, D. C. E. E. Humphries to Be Owner of the Most Wonderful House and Garden Ever Seen in the East Mr. Earle E. Humphries, formerly of the S. of A., is erecting a most magnificent mansion in Washington, D. C. Extended gardens covering acres of ground, strung with electric lights, decorated with Japanese lan- 46 terns, and dottedwith cabarets sur- round this mansion. There will be fountains, and music behind screens, and Earle invites his old schoolmates to spend their vacations with him. It will be remembered that while at the School of Agriculture Earle's specialty was cabarets. MARRIAGE LICENSES Fanny Peterson .... .......,...,. 3 2 Edward Zimmerman .... .... 1 6 Irene Philpot .,........ .... 1 5 Le Roy Thompson ...,........... 40 LECTURE TONIGHT Two very interesting lectures will be given tonight at the "Lily" on "Why Girls Leave Home," by Roy Steinhoff, and "Causes of Divorce Suits," by Ruth Nicholson. Mr. Steinhoff and Miss Nicholson are known to be two of the best lecturers in the United States. Everybody come and enjoy himself. FLORISTS CAdJ Choice Cut Flowers. Proprietors: POSEY Sz Bi.ooM 1 SlyuclxS ISA! . SN l "THE AGGIE' PHONOGRAPH " ORPHEUM QAdD Monday -- Tuesday -- Wednesday 4 Acts 3 Shows Western Vaudeville Mat. 2:30 Evenings 7:00 and 9:00 Comedy Gymnasts-Krueger Kr Meyers Jolly Trio-Stubbs--Johnson-- Brady The Howling Wolph-Corby Professional Dancing-Ziemann gl Claassen ANNOUNCEMENTS Mr. and Mrs. Nelson Fairley re- turned from their honeymoon trip which extended thru the city of Eagle. They will cordially receive all their S. of A. friends at their home at Peck's Grove, Friday evening, January 31, '25. Mr. Fairley has recently been promoted from section boss on the Missouri Pacific to depot agent at Peck's Grove. CHURCHES Presbyterian-Father Ernst has returned from a month's vacation and will conduct the services as usual next Sunday. . His wife, Alice Holbrook, who is visiting her parents, will remain there until the new parsonage is com- pleted. Bic STREET CARNIVAL AT ARBBOR, NEBR., JANU- ARY zs TO so Attractions Big Lemonade Stand CLYDE NICHOLSON Happy Hooligan in a Box Car CFREED TooL Sz KEYES X Demonstration of Oleomargarine BUTTERFIELD The Wild Man from Barnes CRAFT Many Other Attractions Everybody Come 47 DANCE TONIGHT at Rowe's Cabaret Expert instruction by RICHARD Rows Sr HILDA CLAUSEN . WANT ADS Wanted-Position as waiter.-Heeb- ner. Wanted-When dancing, a prop for my head.--Irene Conneally. Wanted-A husband capable of doing general housework.-Ruth Crain Wanted-A derby big enough to fit my head.-Preston. Wanted-To locate a painless den- tist.--Osbourn. Wanted-A coat for WINTER. Wanted-A lot of. Witt.-Anna Schweers. Wanted-A wife for light housework. Boydston -- Geary - Pearson - Versaw - Rolofson. fm , 'igshglchs Y 'N ...II1 , ""' g1.f...-..-. ' 5A JN Qilass will . We, the original and unsurpassed class of 1917, having always been credited with acknowl- edging our heretofore unsurpassed ignorance, but realizing nevertheless the uplifting and noble influence we have had upon the school for four years, being at this time, strange as it may seem, temporarily in our right mind, do hereby declare and publish this our last will and testament, to-wit: p The Seniors considerately leave the right to have six eight o'clock classes a week to all happy- go-lucky underclassmen. The Seniors also leave: To Prof. Bradford the right to do anything he pleases Cwhich he does anywayb. To the junk dealer, the date stamper. To the Juniors, the right to do anything original. To the Sophomores, the right to win the championship basketball banner. To Emil, the right to sweep up all the confetti used at next year's football carnival. To the office force, the right to glare at all couples in the hall. To Winnifred Schmidt, the right to fall downstairs as often as she pleases. To the Board of Regents, the right to install elevators in all buildings. To Root of the Junior class, the bookcase in the Y. M. C. A. room that he might have some kind of a case in school next year. All sluffers of the Senior class will their ability to "get away with it" to a few needy Sophomores. Personal effects: Novia Preston agrees to leave his friend Nellie Francis to Harry Pierce. Fannie Peterson leaves her solemnity to Hazel Stubbs. To Culbertson, Osbourn leaves the right to speak to next year's football captain. Stubbie Nelson wills Herrick the right to visit the Dorm. next year. Humphries wills his disposition to Kleine. Lewis Craft wills his accident insurance from the Traction Company to Morris Tawney. Alice Holbrook, Hazel Hoobler, and Lola Burton will their high grades to Anna Walsh, Carl Osbourn, and Corinne Wagner. Ziemann and Nicholson will their dancing ability to Sam Parks and Frank Jacoby. Wolph and Heebner will the right to use the Dorm. door bell to Chas. Lucas and Rosengrin. N eta Stilgebouer and Hazel Miller will their Germanknowledge to the Kaiser. 48 A B Slyuclxi Bee Stubbs and Gertrude Weller will gladly leave their public school music books to anyone who will accept them as a gift. J. Fairley leaves his corner of the hall to Harrington. Frances Walter wills her never ending silence to Vera Snapp and Beulah Campbell. Billie K. Wills her shining basketball star to some industrious Junior girl. Harley Nelson, Dick Rowe, and Haskell Boyer will their right to help Senior girls in Farm Management to some industrious Junior boys. ' Julia Jacoby wills her habit of guessing at answers to questions to Harry Pierce. Ruby Faulhaber and Metta Nelson leave their ability to debate on the wrong of the question to Ruth Hansen. Isabell Armstrong and Irene Philpot will be forced to leave their interest in Senior affairs to Marie Bishop. Hilda Clausen wills the right to the next Y. M. C. A. president to Minnie Haskell. Zimmerman leaves his quiet disposition to Big Tommy. , Don Pettis wills his beautiful complexion to Leyden. Hoagland and Rivett leave their place in the T. F. A. to C. C. Thompsen and Russel Guthrie. Grace Brady wills Joshua to the girl back home. Esther Booth leaves her flighty actions to Thelma Siegler. - Geary, Flood, and Claassen will their society career to Floyd Morrison, Maurice Brinkerhoff, and Ray Baker. Etta Bever Wills her giggles to Anna Ernst. - Versaw wills his mathematical knowledge to Dean Higgins. Meyers, Pearson, and Bloom leave their stage ability to Poore, Matson, and Paul Patmore. - All other Seniors will the right to earn a diploma to all ignorant Freshies. P. S.-The 1917 Will Committee wills the next year's will committee the right to work on all the wills that can be willfully willed. Signed: THE CLASS OF 1917. I 1 1 SAV Witnesses: Committee: R. A. P. EMIL R. C. HPAULINEH L. A. O. 41 .I Slyuclxs Mx Oct. 11- 12- 13 14 bcbuul Qllalenhar Lined up for registration. Renewing old acquaintances. Classes started. "Keep off the grass." -E. T. and Hump. sold a Freshman a seat in Convocation. Consideration, 551. Clancy beats Preston in banana eating con- test. 31 to 18. Time, 30 minutes. Class of '16 memorial installed. Thanksgiving vacation begins. 15-First study period in the S. of A. 9:00 A. M. Dec. -Thanksgiving vacation ends. Everybody 16-Seniors hold first class meeting. Slept in Class- 17-First TATTLER published- -Second annual football banquet. 18-We read it' -Chic elected Captain of the team for 1917-18. 20-East Lincoln Baptist reception. -OlYmPi0S pulled Off- Senior girls WOY1 in tl-12' 21-Y. W. C. A. shows new girls the sights 0 'Waf- of Lincoln: tea served at the Governor's Semor dance' H U I mansion. The Star house boys entertained the Dorm. Y. M. C. A. Stag party. girls' Senior elgctign. . -Miss Odell entertains the TA'1'TI.ER staff. 27-Aggies beat Fairbury. -Freshman Ole-SS Daffy- 28-Billie entertains an S. of A. bunch. Eats and Sophomorephmstmas party' railroad tracks. O! My! Dorm' Christmas party' 29-A. B. and others had sore feet. A' B' m Gresham' I 31-Aggies beat Uni Place -Ray Baker late to an 8:00. He lost his teeth. ' I -Try-outs for the Senior Play. Nov. 7-Aggies beat Nebraska City. 18 to 7. -Der Deutscher Verein Christmas party. 9-Prof. Fossler lectures to Der Deutscher Verein. 'Xmas Vacatlon begins' 10-Aggies vs. Beatrice at Beatrice. Special train , carried 100 students to see the game. Jan' -Xmas Vacatmn ends' I H-South Omaha day - Shorthorns on deck w1th all the bells. 2d Regimental Band gave a dance. -Studying hard' 12,.Many men minus hats. -Y. M. C. A. Stag party for the Shorthorns. 17-Seniors fourth annual barn warming. -Senior Shift and Middy Day- Aggies beat Tecumseh. 26 to 0. -Basketball season opens. Aggies vs. Crete. 18-Olympics should have been. Y. M. and Y. -Organized Agriculture- W- mixer- -Physics class, open house. 23-SHUCKS Staff aPD0iY1ted- . -S. of A. boys were seen embracing the forms 24-Aggies went to Norfolk. Band goes along. of V9-1'i0US college girls on the Campus. 25-Junior hayrack ride. Was Pomeroy there? -Aggies beat Beatrice, 29 to 13- Fe -Mrs. Babcock entertains the Senior girls. -Colonial pageant. 24- 27- 28- Sl7uclx5 -Football carnival. Oh! you confetti! Poor Emil! Metta washed her shoe strings. -Some icy. A. B. and Blanche skated on the Dorm. balcony. -Uni. Place against Aggies. -Ophelian oflicers elected for second semester. -Craft tries to stop a street car by standing on the track. He got it in the neck. -One nice Sunday. Everybody went walking. -Glebe bought a Hot Dog and was late to class. -Senior girls' class meeting. Uniform dress adopted. . -Inter-class games. Seniors victors-as usual. -Hump. wishes he was in Washington-so does everybody else. -We went to South Omaha. What did Horatio see? -The da after. I wish I hadn't smoked that last cigar. Aggies vs. Lincoln High. Lincoln wins. -Hump.,tries to play the right act at the wrong time.'1 Aggies vs. Norfolk. We beat. SHUCKS at Convocation. E Mar. 3.. 4- 6- E. T. buys a Jersey cow. 15 to 20 The cow kicked. Joint Y. W. and Y. M. vespers. Tin cans and turnips. 5-Flooey lost a collar button. N Senior riot. Shack raided. Penny treat. Senior Play practice delayed. Neta, what did E. T. say? 7-E. T. wishes he hadn't done it. Hump. quit smoking under penalty of --- -E. T. beat Archie's time. History and English classes at Legislature. 9-Senior cooking class went to Uni. Place. Who walked? 10-Basketball tournament ends. Sophomore party. 12-It sleeted. Don stops a snow slide. Hump. lost his order book, also his dignity. Corby got his arm out of place. For further particulars ask Ruby. -Y. W. C. A. entertains the Y. M. C. A. cabinet at a banquet. I -Senior Play. April 1 7-It is spring. -Sunday and April fool. -Senior Sneak Day. -Commencement Week. SENIOR BASKETBALL TEAM J. FAIRLEY R. PHILLIPS D. WAY H. KRUEGER L. KEYES ' CAPTAIN W. VERSAW 52 A Shut ltS :SAI :SAI Sveninr lap The play takes place an evening in Richmond during the war of the Rebellion, at a time when the northern forces were entrenched before the city and endeavoring by all possible means to break down the defenses and capture the Confederate capitol. . ' Two brothers, northern spies, enter Richmond. One pretends to be a southern captain, and calls himself Captain Thorne. He comes to General Varney's home trying to get hold of the telegraph lines of the south so that he can send messages to the northern lines. He becomes very much attached to Edith, the general's daughter, and she to him. She hears that he must leave Richmond, so she gets a commission from the President putting Captain Thorne in charge of the southern telegraph lines. Mr. Arrelsford is a suitor of Miss Varney's, and a southerner with a great deal of authority. When he finds Edith is interested in Captain Thorne he tries, and finally succeeds in proving that Captain Thorne is a spy. Old Jonas, a servant at the Varney home, is taken prisoner for carrying a message from the other brother to Captain Thorne. The brother then comes, himself, to give the message to Thorne. He finds they are being watched! and shoots 'himself in order to clear his brother. When Thorne finds he is caught he tells Edith what he is, wanting her to understand everything before he is gone. They are going to shoot him for sending a message unfavorable for the southern army. At the last minute they find he didn't send it, and with the promise of Edith's love, he is taken as a prisoner of war. I Wilfred Varney and Caroline Mitford are the comedy relief. They were engaged, but Caroline breaks the engagement because he doesn't go to the front. He was too young to go, but just when he decides to go anyway, his father sends word that he is to come. Before he gets to the front he is wounded slightly and brought home, but he is Caroline's hero, and the play ends with themiloving each other more than before. The cntirc cast is as follows: General Randolph .... ..,... N . V. Preston Lieut. Maxwell. . . ..... D. L. Pettis Captain Thorne .... .... A . B. Worthman Lieut. Ellison. . . .... J. A. Ring Edith Varney ,.,,, ..... F rances Walters Lieut. Gyrie ,,,... ....... K . A. Tool Mrs. Varney ,.,,,. .... N eta Stilgebouer Henry Dumont, . . ........ D. W. Way Wilford Varney .... ....... E . T. Winter Lieut. Ensign ..... W. W. Butterfield Caroline ......... .,... G enevieve Morris Sergeant Willson .... ...... W . O. Ernst Arrelsford ...... .,.. E . E. Humphries Sergeant Ellington. ...... R. Witt Martha ..... .... R uby Faulhaber Captain Watson. . . . . ,Archie Bloom Jonas .......... ,..... H . D. Boyer Cavalry Orderly .... .... N . P. Ziemann Miss Kittridge ..., ..... A rvilla Kleine Artillery Orderly ..... ..,.. W . A. Morris Lieut. Foray. . . . . .W. A. Nelson Hospital Messenger .... ..... C . G. Nicholson '-., , I - .A.f--.4. Ybkmq ix .. I A Y "SHIRT AND Mmm" D 5-'I ' M""4"'l '-"""'A'l:'5-31 -Q'-A-'Mi-VM-H-l lv uc lx fwiiiiiiiigitfgiifgig gggg1g43335M ,1-V153-1l.5.,5: I A Q 2 ' 'Q 7 : l 1917 I W s JUNHEMEAS 55 VM..-..--.........--...........,....M,. .Y.. -,.. .... ,,.,., Y ,... ..- ...,..... -.-MW E 5 1 I Y7 M M, x N Z i. s . ig gs H Nl if M X1 w lv lu 1 1. M ii ai . W, N il vi it fa M li 5, ii, W i ,, ii S. I. ,, W N vi , '74 y VI ' if 52 56 15' 'A " ,.-.--:m --.,A,.,:...-:g::T:T::LT::.i '14 fl , F. Booth J. Mead F. Morrison G. Streitz O. Mammvn 0. Hall Culbertson 'I'. .Iackson IC. Szmdstrom C. Noliegh E. Wil:-oxon M. Burn-ham H. Nvwstrom M. Bishop M. Tawnoy D. Francis 'R. Dotwilur V. Snnpp O. Wvhh L. Emerson F. Brady R. Fuchser O. Rosengrin I. Wibbles B.-Lyden H. Stubbs R. Rickard M. Haskell J. Higgins D. Haskell 53 L. Bennet F. Pierce A. Thomsen E. Doehling W. Reed G. Herrick R. Parrish W. Schoenleber W. Bull R. Simondsen F. Warren V. Snapp W. Davis H. Parr A. Lemkuhl D. Cull H. Almy D. Camp E. Niehaus S. Parks D A D. Higgins J. Whitmore C. Thompsen F. Rickard B. Sindt B. Vosburg E. Bakewell W. Booth C. Hiedbreder F. Bethea B. Stumph W. Schmidt L. DeCamp Leonora Steffen C. Magnuson C. Lucas M. Brinkerhoff C. Booth R. Hansen S. Montgomery E. Anderson lifl W l H. Picrcv L. Kear J. Swenson C. Williams G. Warner F. Jacoby L. Cuttnor B. Campbell H. Witwer R. Root R. Rosohorry C. Ruegg S. Johnson G. Peterson l lVl. Bartz H. Cooley C. Alger C. Kloino A. Ernst H. Monk lil 5buckS Glass jllilottu " Deeds-not Dreams' ' Qlllass Qlnlnrs J Qlllass jflnhnzr Blue and White Blue Sweet Pea Qilass Bells ' 19-18 Blue and White Juniors! Juniors! We're all right! Zickety Boom Rah! Rah! Zickety Boom Rah! Rah! Hurra! Hurral Juniors! Rah! 62 SbuckS Glass bong We took the biggest man in all this school And we made him presidentg We took the pick of all the boys and girls, Far away and resident 5 They make the finest class I've known, Wherever I've roamed. Nothing there is lacking, Not even backing From the teachers to the study room. And then we chose a sponsor all our own, To keep us from all harmg She will watch our course as we progress, The best class at the farm. We have plenty of muscle and of brawn, We win victories all season longg Then cheer you every lad and lass For the 1918 Class! , Glass Zlaistnrp On the morning of October 12, 1914, a dull green spot was seen on the campus. At first it was thought to be a new variety of plant, but closer investigation revealed the fact that it was the new Freshman class, the Class of '18. In order to conform to all traditions and maintain all precedents we retained our verdant hue thruout the year. We cheerfully sacrificed our interests to the upperclassmen whenever occasion demanded Cas in the inter-class basketball gamesj, but in our own sphere we were very active. We carried out successfully several parties, thus becoming acquainted with each other and sowing the seed of future class unity. Among other achievements we dismissed a dairy class with the aid of a bent pin, and were the first Freshman class to give a class play. As Sophomores we began to lose some of our verdure, but only to reveal the buds from which were to spring the blossoms of class accomplishment. Four football A's were awarded members of the Class of '18 in the 1915 season. Our Sophomore banquet was the first of its kind in the school and was only one of the many things which went to show our originality as a class. ' Thus from a humble beginning we have grown and "blossomed as the rose" until now as a Junior class we have a record of which we feel proud. Six football A's went to Juniors. Four basketball A's went to Juniors. A Junior is captain of the basketball team. The Juniors won in the Olympics. More than half the working force of both literary societies is made up of Juniors. In fact there are more 1918 Juniors in the limelight of school activities than of any Junior class in the history of the school. We are the Hrst class in school to adopt a constitution and set of by-laws as Juniors, fthe other classes adopted theirs as Sophomoresb the first class to dare lock an instructor out of the room, the first class to take a hayrack ride Cand incidentally hog-tie an intruding underclassmanl, and we are the last class to back down on anything we start. Truly we are a great class and one which lives up to its motto: "Deeds-not Dreams." eSlju.u:lx5 I - QA SA EVENTS,' 1914-1915 October ll--Entered school-110 students. October 28-Class meeting called by Prin. Bradford. Four Freshmen flocked to the meeting. December-Lucas brought a pin to class. -Thomsen bent it. Schoenleber set it. Prof. Jensen jumped. January-Class play very successful. We were seen, but not heard. Not one time did we givena class yell in convocation. 1915-1916 October-Entered school-79 students. November-Gave one class yell. December-United with anti-dancing Seniors in cave party. March-Banquet at Cafeteria. April-Brinkerhoff won first individual honors in com- petitive drill. 1916-1917 October-Entered school-128 strong. Assumed con- trol of TATTLER. November-Happy time at Bethany. December-Won Olympics. January-Open house in Physics. February-Social event of year: Junior Prom. April-Home again. - GOOD TIMES Junior originality was manifested in a hayrack party which was held November 25, 1916. Three hayracks carried them from 33d and Holdrege to Bethany Grove. A "peppier" or more lively bunch you never saw nor heard. Better chaperones could not be found than Miss Odell and Mrs. Watson. After firewood was gathered and a large bonfire was blazing, the Juniors realized how hungry they really were. The provision barrels were ransacked and each Junior brought forth a half dozen wieners, a dozen pickles, and a cup for coffee. The odor of boiling coffee and the sizzle of the sputtering wieners was a call to the feast. The feast' was well finished when the Junior girls passed baskets of candy. H We must not overlook the poor Sophomore who tried to pass himself as a Junior. Oh, how he failed! He was tied hand and foot and placed under guard of three stalwart sentinels. The class vociferously gave their yells and were taught a new one by Mrs. Watson, the new sponsor. After the president, Alfred Thomsen, had made his usual earnest talk to the class, the fire was extinguished and the mules were headed for home. Altho every one was tired, the enthusiasm did not lag until they were deposited at the entrance of dear old S. of A. JUNIOR DANCE Beauty and good cheer were in evidence on the evening of February 10, 1917, when the Juniors gave their first class dance at the Temple. The class colors, blue and white, and class pennants were used effectively in decorating the room. Forty-five couples danced to the music of Scott's Hve-piece orchestra. The words of praise heard on all sides made the Juniors feel that once again they had done something of which they could be justly proud. I 5 ISA! JOKES Rosengren-"Will you go to the dance with me?" Newstrom-"I'm sorry I can't. But I will in- troduce you to a handsome and clever girl you can take." Rosengren-"I don't want a handsome and clever girl, I want you." -f , Prof. Smith Cin Physics class, drawing a crude sketch on the boardj-"This is a pendulum." Tommy-"It doesn't look like a pendulum." Prof. Smith-"Oh well, it isn't the only thing that deceives its looks." Talking of Jefi'erson's terms as president, in history class: Miss Denny-"What was the last thing Jefferson did?" Marie Bishop-"He died." bucks EAT Instructor fin classj ff--" Why is this class like an Ford?" III-2 Junior-"Because the crank is up in front." Freshie Cwatching his first football gamej-"Who cleans the football suits after a game?" Bright Junior-"Why, what do you suppose the scrub team is for?" Miss Odell-"Mr. Parks, will you put the following sentence into your own words, 'A wink is as good as a nod to a blind horse'?" Mr. Parks-"A spasmodic movement of the optic is as adequate as a slight inclination of the cranium to equine quadruped devoid of its visionary capacities." JUNIOR MOTTO Dig! -.. Excel! Endeavor! A Geometry Theorem Dare! To prove a rotten potato is a bee hive. Stick! A rotten potato is a specked "tater." A spectator is a be holder, Notice! A bee holder is a bee hiveg Overcome! Therefore a rotten potato is a beehive. TTY ! l Do! Resolve! Doehling fat cafeteria!-"Waiter, this coffee is just Enlarge! plain mud." Accomplish! Waiter-"Yes sir, certainly! sir. It was ground this Move! morning." Something! 4:5 Slyuckiv V1 5A 66 I. Slmclx S ' TSN X I , E HOME ECONOMICS BUILDING G7 l. .7 ' 18 "A .LV 'f , 4-V n nl, 'A-ef 5 5 z 'J l'fb..x1 Slyuclys ' sfxl A SAI 5 Shu I 9 S Jw W 6 SGD p X H CDW ., MGDRES f Q ,I 9, My 1-I X W jfff - MW W EN ,ff , iffy WA' f W, W My gl 4 'zo .H Ni" l MI YK M 'FI-H41 Scwl-lcmolm CLASS 'Il 5bucl15 SA I jllflnttn Look backward. Look forward.N Look around 4 Qllblnrs Garnet and Gray Bell V Rickety! Rackety! Boom! Boom! Boom! ' We're the Sophomores, give us room. Watch us shine, see us pass, We're the 1919 Class! 72 9 SbuckSe ram srl Qlllass ilaisturp The Class of '19 met October 13, 1916, to reorganize and elect officers for the ensuing year. Baker, the secretary and treasurer, took the chair in the absence of both the president and the vice-president. The meeting was called to order and nomination and election of officers followed. The class agreed on the following: President, Ray Baker: vice-president, Louis Carpenterg secretary, Amanda Sandstromg treasurer, John Pearse: sergeant-at-arms, Reuben Larseng Shucks reporters, Louis' Carpenter and Amanda Sandstromg Tattler reporters, ,Dorothea Boulter and Myron Osborng athletic representative, Louis Carpenter. Miss G. Denny consented to continue to sponsor the class. The class is not as strong in numbers this year as last, but the quality of the class counterbalances the deficiency in numbers. To the school the class has presented a slow, calm exterior. The Niagara River below the Canadian Falls presents a comparatively smooth surface which conceals a tremendously powerful under-current-no human power can resist that mighty stream-rising to the surface far below. Oh, ye Aggies! Watch the Class of 1919. We might start don'ting, we suppose, But still we guess we won'tg For everywhere a fellow goes, He runs against a don't. It's don't do that and don't do this, The way with dont's is fraught: But hardly one worth notice is, Excepting, "Don't- Get Caught." As barriers the dont's are set To hinder me and youg We never saw a don'ter yet Who got there on the do. At all the dont's its best to smile, The whole pestiferous gang Just keep on doing all the while, And let the dont's go hang. The Sophomores have a quiet way, Altho at times they're blithe and gay 3 Their every move is most entrancing, There's mischief in their silent glancing Even tho they're garbed in Quaker gray. Sbuck5 1 ' ' ISAI SOPHOMORE CHRISTMAS PARTY A rousing Christmas party was held December 16 in rooms 305 and 306. At the door each person was given a slip of paper on which was written the name of one member of the Santa Claus family. After some difliculty each member of the family found his relatives and began planning some way in which each member Cof the family foundj might show his wisdom, wit, or humor. After the program, which was very clever, a few games were played. We then adjourned to room 305 to see what new mystery was there awaiting us. In the middle of the floor was a large Christmas tree, decorated with snowballs and many other bright ornaments: beside the tree stood jolly old Santa. Last, but not least, each one received a Christmas gift and two full stockings of the goodiest homemade candy and popcorn. After romping a while we were contented to say, "Good night," and we did. ATHLETICS In football we, the Sophomores, certainly did shine. Three of our men made the team and won sweaters. Troxel, a burly right guard, was the terror of the opposing team. Dick Cornell, swift left end, beat them all at catching forward passes, and was a hard and sure tackler. Harry Johnson, the speedy left halfback, was one of the best on the team. At the Olympics we did not make much in the races or tug-of-war, but when it came to the big ring fight, we simply swept the other classes off the field, coming out second place with a score of seventy-five to the Juniors ninety, showing the Seniors who's who. During basketball season we had another chance to win glory and we surely did, for three of our men again made A's. Leslie Johnson, altho not quite eflicient for first team, was a speedy man and could hold his own with any of the others. Linn, a new member of the class of whom we are very proud, was a shark at throwing field goals. , Harry Johnson sure has pep. He was the swiftest of any man on the floor. ' Of course we will have to admit we made a poor showing at the inter-class games, but there's a reason. Thelma Sigler Harry Johnson Eileen Winslow Cent Hall- Leslie Johnson Amanda Sandstrom Southworth Barbara Shores What happened to Baker's teeth, Kears' chem. problems, The meat Miss Nelson dropped in cooking, Pomeroy at the Junior party, To Verne when Artie was taking him, Thelma's pink cheeks. A Romance in I Act She tried to spurn, He wouldn't listen, Now he is her'n And she is his'n. ,T 2 H 5l7uchS PRIZE RECIPE Seared Sophomore 'l'o one medium-sized Sophomore add 2 unfinished notebooks, 5 unexcused absences, 1 night at the movies: turn on a smoking broiler of Faculty wrath and keep for 10 min. Turn again and brown by a roasting from a prof. Put on a hot platter and serve immediately. Sophomore at Brown's Shack "A cent's worth o' chocolate pleaseg the kind you give the most of." SOPHOMORE-FRESHMAN RECEPTION One Saturday evening, in November, a reception was given to the Freshmen by the class of 1919. A short program was the first feature of the evening and following this games were played. The Freshmen responded very well and were in for a good time. In room 305 the eats were served, consisting of brick ice cream and wafers. One might think this a very cool reception, but just you ask the Freshmen. Miss K.: "Miss Francis, what is the best way of preserving food?" Miss F.: "Why, to cat it." Miss K.: "Miss Southworth, what two kinds of vertebraes have we?" ' Miss S.: "Crooked and straight." The purpose of our constitution is to force the members of the Sophomore class to obey the following: 1. All talk at once. 2. Set while you yell at the chair. 3. Chew gum until your jaws are tired. 4. Speak before you're spoken to. 5. Settled business should be unsettled at once. 6. Keep on the grass. , 7. Kick down all signs opposing above. 8. Stand in the hall during class hours. 9. Go home for lunch when there's going to be a class meeting. I 10. Fall down stairs. 11. Follow the "Chocolate Path." 12. Borrow money for candy and chewing gum to drive OIT starvation in sewing, cooking and chem. lab. . 1 75 l -uv .. 4., 'i::i:T:::"1': 3 ly 4 4 Q IQ, '3.::i7'-1 1 . f 'WWII' ' WHERE WE LIKE TO LINGER 76 J Shanks X I H F ' ,J ' f 1 ' 1 H li A g ' 1 Sy ' X 0 4 11 . .I I 6 km Hllgli fps,- ri M w - ee- :eeyi eseeeeils l 45.4 1 llillm lllllllll I Fwmegh 77 It 3333733515116 lx FRESHMAN CLASS OFFICERS va 3. -,Q -N, .- ,A HW g,.. H". 'M A .nfns Wi Q, wrap :,ff43'jf-' N' rug: , 'ff' , THE FRESHMAN CLASS 'zen SlpuclxS ISA! lSAI 4131855 QBBIIS Ka Caeserl Ka Caeser! Ka Sa, Sa, Sa, Ka Brutus! Ka Brutus! Ka Bra, Bra, Bra. Ka Caeser, Ka Sa, Ka Brutus, Ka Bra, Freshies, Freshies, Ra, Ra, Ral Strawberry Shortcake, Huckleberry Pie, V- I-C-T-O- R-Y! Are we in it? Well l guess, Freshies, Freshies, Yes, Yes, Yes! Qflass bang We're the jolliest bunch in the whole School of Ag Vive la Freshman Class: But this you all know so we don't have to brag Vive la Freshman Classg We go out for football and not all as fans, We go in for basketball, one solid band. And gladden the heart of every true man That shouts for School of Ag. Vive la, vive la, vive la mour, Vive la, vive la, vive la mour, Vive la mour, Vive la mour, Vive la Freshman Class. 80 I' S bucks QM 'SAI Cutlass iaisturp On October 10, 1916, the railroad stations of Lincoln poured forth a body of pulchritudinous students, whose duty it is to make the class of 1920 larger and better than that of any preceding year. They are doing their utmost in every conceivable manner to accomplish the seemingly impossible expectations of their seniors. Their First class meeting was held on October 17, and was Hooded by interested and enthusiastic students. Our capable and very accommodating sponsor, Prof. C. W. Smith, was appointed by Prof. Bradford, thus saving the class much debating. There was then need of other oiiicers and at the next meeting the cream of the class was skimmed to furnish substance to fill the vacancy. The following students were elected: Edd Harris, president: Helena Nelson, vice-president: Her- mina Albers, secretary and treasurer, and Willard Dover, yell leader. 1 81 Owing to the death of a close relative Mr.'Harris was forced to leave us, the departure causing a gloom to fall upon his fellow students. At the next meeting, Harold Vincent was elected to the chair and has proven himself to be a most worthy successor. The next fork in the road was the contest for the bleachers for the football game. The class worked in cooperation, but owing to their unacquaintance and the sudden change from farm life, they were defeated by one of the upper classes. At the inter-class basketball games they won over the Juniors, which shows that they possess both skill and spirit. Recently our unlucky president was called away and once more the chair was left vacant. A meeting was called and the honor of being Freshman president was bestowed upon Arthur Pierce, whom the class looks upon as a most worthy leader. The king of China said farewell SA 5huchS SD Glass President ..........,.,. Vice-President ...,,.... Secretary and Treasurer, Sponsor .............,.. Yell Leader .... Class Poet ......... Class Dictionary .... Class Cartoonist .... Class Pianist ,.,..... Class Song Leader ..... Class Police ........ . Class Sport ..... Class Artist ,... Class Baby .... Class Pest ....,.. Class Joke ......... Class Spendthrift ...,.. Qbffirers , . . . . . . , . . , . .ARTHUR PIERCE . . . .HELENA NELSON . . .... HERMINA ALBERS W. SMITH ......DOVER . 1 . .JOE NYE . . . .STODDARD .......BURLE1G1-1 . . .CARRY LUTHER . . . .HELENA NELSON .......,...DovER .....TR1NE ..............OSTERLOH . . . . ,FLORENCE GUTHR11-1 ......,......WELsH ..... AILES ,................ALEXANDER Class Dreamers ..., Bass SMITH AND JENNIE THOMPSON Class Sluffer ,,.,....,......,...,..,. i ,... OSBOURND Class Giggler .... Class Clown. . . .......,.EDNA ERBE . . . . .HARRY ANDERSQN Class Colors. . . ............, PURPLE AND GOLD HELPFUL HINTS TO HOUSELESS WIVES If we were a woman and did all the milking and then had a husband who doled out spending money in two- bit pieces, we would meet him at the front gate some placid summer evening and separate him from his pocketbook with a rolling pin. A woman of our acquaint- ance who had a husband addicted to this habit laid for her liege lord with an axe helve as he tip-toed around the barn and before she said, "thus endeth the reading of the first lesson," he looked as if he had been pawed over by a traction engine. The next morning he arose at four A. M., built the fire, chased the clothes thru the wringer so fast that he set fire to the tub, scrubbed the Hoor and got break- fast with the apologetic and conciliatory air of a man who had dropped his teeth in the consomme at a church supper. There are times when a well-planned swat across the bridge of the nose with the bed slat, as a gentle hint to take his feet off the center table, and get busy about the premises, is effort well spent. We do not advise violence except in cases of extreme provoca- tion and then only with consent of the county attorney. JIST AND JEST OF IT If she saw Ailes in trouble, would Josephine draw Nye? If we were bound to fail, what would be the use of Trine? If Nettie Pierced her foot, would Luther Carrie her or would Madge Wheeler? If the flagpole leans to the northeast, which way does Harold Moline? Florence Guthrie does not like algebra but is very fond of English. To friends and foes of fancy, We know a man whose name is Smith, His other name is Chauncey. One hour in which to study, One hour in which to eat, Two hours to think how tired I am, And twenty hours to sleep. A Senior. Here comes the Mayor of the town, His retinue does followg His feet are trimmed with feathers, But his head is surely hollow. A Junior. Sbuclx5 ISA1 ,sm If Noah was born 4,000 years ago, when was Os- bourn? If Robertson is the brightest boy in the class, is Claude Green? - Our opinion of the study room Prof: Too long this cruel tyrant's foot has been upon our necks, He uses bunion plaster, also corn salve by the pecks. Patrick, lately over, was working in the yards of a railroad. One day, he happened to be in the yard office when the force was out. The telephone rang vigorously several times, and he at last decided that it ought to be answered. He walked over to the in- strument, took down the receiver, and put his mouth up to the transmitter, just as he had seen others do. "Hello," he said. "Hello," answered the voice at the other end of the wire, "Is this 86159?" "Aw gwan," said Pat, "Wha'dyo think Oi am, a boxcar?" "Eavesdropping" exclaimed Adam as his wife tumbled out of the fig tree. "Pat, shure and I see you're shavin' outside," called Mrs. Casey to neighbor Pat, who had taken advantage of 'the warm weather and was shaving in the yard. "Begorra," he replied, "And did ye think Oi was fur lined?" . - "Don't shoot," said Mike, "The gun ain't loaded." "I've got to," replied Pat, "The bird won't wait." Seniors were born for great things, Juniors were born for small, But it is not yet recorded, Why Freshmen were born at all. Why is the study room like a Ford? Because there is a Crank in front and a lot of little Nuts in the rear. Max's Dad: "Why, when I was a boy they used to say that if a person went out auto riding on Sunday that it would make his Grandmother turn over in her gravef' Young Max: "I'll bet my Grandmother is a restless creature." Bobby was saying his prayer in a very low voice. "I can't hear you, dear," his mother whispered. "I wasn't talking to you," replied Bobby firmly. Stoddard: "What is the Faculty?" Burleigh: "It's a board of people to help the Seniors run the school." Streitz was unfortunate enough to get caught in one of the pool room raids lately and was taken before the police magistrate to speak in his behalf. "What is your name," said the magistrate. Streitz began to reply, "St-sss-sss'." "Stop that noise, and tell me your name," said the magistrate impatiently. Streitz continued, "St-ss-ss." "That will do," said the magistrate severely. " Officer, what is the man charged with?" g The policeman immediately responded, "Your Honor, he's charged with soda water." Veteran: "Nearly a generation and a half ago, my head was grazed by a bullet at the battle of Chicka- maugaf' Greatgrandson: "There isn't much grazing there now, is there, Grandpa." l SbuckS H s ISA! what who aah why How They Spent First Act of How'I'heyAcquired FRESHIES Childhood Notoriety Fame Self Estimate As Others See Them Emmett Cashen.. . Asking foolish questions Joining lover's club Playing in literary As good as the rest As good as the best Nettie Pierce. ...., Sliding down cellar door Blushing Eating crackers and jam Don't know Happy Madge Wheeler... . Getting fat Writing notes Class scraps Modest A spry little thing Arthur Pierce .... . . Sleeping Growing a pompadour Writing foolishness Not much Sensible Carrie Luther ,..... Playing with dolls Doing up her hair Learning to sew - Ask the " Shorthorns" Always ready Margaret Thomsen Learning to talk Filllltillg f0l' Class colors Skiddihs ASR the sirle Full of fun Josephine Nye. .... Sliding down stair steps Talking in 00HV0C21lli0l'l WPitinZ H0595 7 7 Jolly Hugh Ailes. ....,.. Slufiing Yell leader In woodshops Handy with the girls The one with real pep Oswald Peters. .... Studying Olympics Keeping quiet Could be better Good enough Ralph Trine.. .,... Singing Washing dishes In glee club A brick A sport Nita Wilson, ...... Giggling Wearing curls Sewing thru her finger Striking Peaceful Tomy Thomsen .... Sucking his thumb Seeing girls home Flirting It Always smiling Helena Nelson. .... Learning to talk Swede Leading Freshie song Vice-President Getting old Calm Florence Guthrie... Growing I Teaching algebra Wearing purple and gold cap "I am getting so tall" Rather small ' Alfred Raun. ...... Crying 'Hunting board Batching Helpless Cute Hermine Albers.. , . Foot racing Class secretary Getting grades Always forgetting All right Nora Widle. ...... Loving Having a good time Being ever happy Good enough Very good Bess Smith. ....... Being good Taking teachers exam In Omaha I Modest Pleasant Lillford Burleigh.. . Chewing gum Olympics Passing notes in S. R. Wise Talking to the gig-lg Wendell Merz. .... Laughing Calamity with street car Playing somerset Bashful 0, K, Willard Lindburg.. Eating Trying to make a hit Eating marshmallows About right Running loogo Willard Dover. .... Learning to sing Squeezing a lemon Janitor at dormitory I know it A gggd gcgut Hubert Riley. ,.,.. Being a good boy Wearing long trousers Basket-ball Calm Pretty good stun' Agnes Christensen, Learning to cook Wearing high heels Being a friend to all Modest Quiet Alta Douglas. ..... Being glad Who is he? ? ? ? 'Z ? By excuses Cunning Talkative Carroll Pound. .... Herding sheep Entertaining the girls Keeping oil' the grass Overgrown Running loose Stewart Peterson. . Growing Talking Swede In orchestra Just me Not much to say Emil Osterloh. .... Learning to write his name Being turned down With his tin horn --1-ME Cute Will Henricks ..... Playing mumble peg Skating Smiling Some kid Dimples 84 "Wm iii: S lmg It S .::gii11.-,."' , Q N x resh from the farm with suitcase and bag, Gallantly onward, their footsteps ne'er lag. eady for work, full of good cheer- With a pleasant smile for everyone near. ager to imitate in a most sincere way, Whatever the upper classmen happen to say. ure of a place on each of the teams, Confident ever that theirs were true dreams. umility, no, it never is known, Until a year or two older they've grown. - uch of their time in study is passed, For Freshies believe that play must come last rrors may try them, mistakes will be made, But soon the first year into history will fade. ot as the sluggard have they entered the race, But truly and nobly they fill their place. Slpuclxs 'SAV 1SAI 4 I 86 -J Slmclmi USA: 5 I 2 ' 1, 21 . , 'YXAT ,w.1 2 w w 'J W , H' W '- W 73' . 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WORTHMAN, Major BATTALION STAFF EILEEN WINSLOW, sponsor NORMAN ZIEMANN, ISL Livut- and Adjutant, ROY STEINHOFF, 2nd Lieut. and Qum-wrmwer S9 H ""':i:i?::1iii::ii:11igT::i: blmg Ig E371 ,M -, -.---.- -,.. -- ,,-..T ,N I 4.-K 44, -1444, 4 Wing If 4 '41 +4",," 4 ,44-ll .......i-...--...i...i..,..,,. wM. Momus, Captain OFFICERS COMPANY E DANIELA HASKELL, sponsor REINHOLD WITT, lst. 1,i0umnun1W WM. HOAGLAND, 2nd Lieutenant 90 .11 nu , J,f,B3lr1nlA1 parm. Nu' .Mm x. - .I An ..',1,,,A,,,, , F., .,,.,d..., .' .v,....,.A..,,.,,m.'.. . . , 1 , I ' '.' wdg-W' .MnQ.,r',A ,- ' , ny.-,,' xx, t I :'.:,"."' L., ',1.+ w-gd-g' 3 " 1 .-, . . ,, -,Q-. ,A 1 .1 .-,.s ,.,, , ca, 'f-vw rg. ww ' A y 1.3. 44 'g .4.'. - A , , ,, - J., .nu-. I 3 - ' -W " 'Vw .' f 'V 4-'S J .'w.g.- V-,, 194' .. . .1!',,5'.-,NN . pw., , I ' , "'7ifig.fT.4, Wfigfffyfi, 9M-fiiiw x ' - '25, X -, ,,, 1 ki-1,'if'y2-'V'53-'Qiiiff 'f Y . , ..f:',. .. ' . ,.s..u..',w,. 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LNROY 'l'H0Ml'S0N, 21-fl l1i"UI""1l'lL m1'1'H vllctusmc, spmmnr NOVIA Pm-1s'1'oN, :ana l.if-nn.f-mmm. 94 "'-'WT 1- 'W '- ' in--------M----N-------J COMPANY G 95 I Hfllfl. M" """ 'W"'M""' ""' "" ' ' ""' ""' T 1'fQifif1?Iaf:K 'fSL1i"g.1':f51Ti"' ""' ' "Y" M "" 'H ""M"""u""'A H F5 11 si v I A Ei 5? I H i! i I I I ., ., S- 5 if N , Q J' 9 i " ii fn 55' " ' 'Wx' EIT K i U u ' X W-9. N ksi-, 3 A . Y , W AI HASKLE BOYER, Captain OFFICERS COMPANY H RUBY FAULHABER, Sponsor EARLE HUMPHRIES, Ist Licutnnzml, WAYNE ROLOFSON, 2nd Lieutenant ! . L ,,,. M, ..., ...Q ,.--..N--,m- ..,, ,.,-WM-.N,--.--A. -. wwffuw 4 up F W N M- mmm M COMPANY H Y 07 f 1 , Jif 41116 wuAf ., I wrm N NA A x .7 r r i N- ' bf ' JF ' y W , ROBERT CORBY, Captain OFFICERS CADET BAND EDITH STEVENS, Snomwr W. SCHROEDER, 12413 UCUYPYHIWI- CHARLES KINKAID, 2nd Lit-utmmnl I 08 ' fm "' 1 , f-ff'-7' Tr' TTFTS CADIQ1' BAND 99 .1 INUAVIIIAZ ,--Q. J2Kff3A'llllAk 4 - , 1 wc-11.-.m 'vu 11 WORKIZER RIFLES mo ?3'x"ET'? Shut lx S - W- --- ----5 i QA jllllilitarp COMPANY E Company E was organized in 1905 and was the first military organization in the School. The present organ- ization is the outgrowth of the original Company E. Since competitive drill became an annual event in the School she has taken her full share of first prizes. This year the company is made up entirely of men who have had one or more years of drill. This, with the able staff of officers to lead them, should make a very good show- ing in the coming compete. Right face! Left face! We're the boys that set the pace. E! El E! COLORS: Blue and White H. B. P., lst Sergeant COMPANY F Company F was the second company to be organized in the department of Military Science at the S.of A. dating back to 1906. Last year she won first place in inter-company competitive drill, and not stopping there, won both first and second prize cups for individual merit, this leaving her with nothing more to gain. This is the only instance on record when one company took all offered prizes. More promotions were made to com- missioned and non-commissioned ofiicers from this company than from any other. This year with her efiicient oHicers she expects to keep up her standard in competitive drill and also make a good showing in the inter-company gallery meet for both of which the out- look is favorable. Company Fl Company F! Yell it out and make 'em deaf! F! F! Fl COLORS: Black and Yellow H. D. C., 1st Sergeant COMPANY G Company G, organized in 1906, was the third com- pany of the School of Agriculture Cadet Battalion. Altho she has never won first place in competitive drill, she has won other honors more highly prized. Com- pany G has furnished more commissioned oflicers for the battalion than any other company. Last year she easily won first place in the inter- company gallery meet, and again this year is well able to hold the honored position. This year, with the efficient work of the officers and the cooperation of the men in ranks, Company G can and must hold her own and announce the victory with: Battalion Attention ! ! ! What do you see ? 'I Star of the Regiment- Company C! COLORS: Green and Gold M. A. B., lst Sergeant COMPANY H Company H was the fourth company of the School of Agriculture cadets to be organized, first starting in the fall of 1907. As a baby Company H has taken high honors, leading the other companies in first competitive drill, having five in all. The first three years after her organization she came out first. This year, with H. Boyer, captain, E. Humphries, lst lieutenant, and W. Rolofson, 2d lieutenant, as oflicers, and a good group of new men, we hope to duplicate Company H's past accom- plishments and take due honors in Compet to the tune of: V Squads Right, Column Right, Company H is out of sight, Yell it out with all your might. H! H! H! COLORS: Kahki and Maroon A. T., 1st Sergeant 101 ll , 1 eShuclxS 1 ifll wnrkiger Rifles The Workizer'Rifles were organized in the school year of 1907-08 by C. J. Frankforter, who was then cadet major of the battalion. They were named after Capt. John G. Workizer, who was then the commandant. The "Workizers" are made up of men in the School of Agriculture who have had at least one year's drill, and they are usually officers and non-commissioned officers of the battalion. We have an enro'lment this year of foursquads and with the old time ginger we expect to give our com- petitors the worst drubbing ever heard of. The purpose of this organization is to make drill more perfect and interesting for those who take part. They also hold a competitive drill with a similar company known as the "Pershings" at the city campus. Drill is held once each week and it is very necessary for every man to be out, or he is apt to lose his place in the company. Interest has been very keen this year, owing to the fight for major, and it is known that the membership of the "Workizers" is taken into consideration in the promotions. , With Major A. B. Worthman as our leader, we expect to give the "Pershings" a race they will long remember. , COLORS: Green and Gold W, I F. H. R., lst Sergeant. Cllfommissiuneh, Q9fficers' 181111 The Commissioned OfTicer's Ball was held in the Rose room of the Lindell Hotel, Saturday evening, March 3, 1917. No social affair in the history of the School has been so Well attended and highly appreciated as was the Commissioned Of'Hcer's Ball of this year. At 6:30 the guests were ushered to the banquet board which was adorned with daffodils and smilax, displaying the school colors. A row of lighted candles down the center added to the splendor of the banquet table. Toasts were given by Commandant Parker, Principal H. E. Bradford, and Major A. B. Worthman. Lieut. E. E. Humphries was toastmaster. It is regretted very much that the speeches were not printed so that they could be reproduced here. The speaking was followed by a grand march, led by the regimental and national colors. The rest of the evening was given over to dancing. Those who did not dance were entertained at a theatre party. Q I02 ' . f ,Q-,-,,,W,M,, ,A-,,,,,,,-,,w H,-,,,-,-,- l I C, ,wM,,,,---. f 1 Q15 l ish H3 Q Q Q FD 41,955 U7 n 3 'Tl.j....M71" ""g'Il',fl1'lT.f.iffi"..'.'ilf ' ' "" M" I i ahissun literary Qunietp The Davisson Literary Society was the first society in the School of Agriculture. It was organized by the students onilanuary 9, 1906. It is named in honor of Prof. Davisson, the first principal in the S. of A. The object of the society is to provide entertainment for the students and to give them an opportunity to develop their literary talents. During the past year the society has given a program every other Friday night, alternating with the Ophelian. In the programs we have endeavored to give a Variety of literary advantages, consisting of debates, readings, music, sketches of the lives of people of note, histories of our holidays, plays, dialogs, and pantomimes. , Aside from the regular programs the society organizes a debating team each year to compete with the Ophelians in an inter-society debate. , Our motto: Of the Students, by the students, for the students. 1 I l l05 106 4. 3 F ""' """""""' """ 'u':l11'fffQ1fI" "" "'i""" 'g""' TLT' S5 bllkf ly E'ff.fl'f 'A' " QBpbeIian literary bunietp The organization of this society took place in the school year of 1907-8. The word Ophelian means "Friend- ship." During the past year this society has very successfully lived up to its name: also in a general way it has tried to follow the lines laid out by it, both in literary and social purposes. In this it has keen helped a great deal by Miss Flora Bullock, sponsor of both literary societies ' The advantages which are given to every member in the way of valuable training in public speaking, debating, reading, etc., have been well demonstrated thruout the year. , At the beginning of the school year a joint social meeting was held with the Davisson society,'at which a good program was rendered, followed by a mixer in which everybody took part and had a good time. The Ophelian held open meetings every two weeks on Friday evenings, which were, well attended. The programs were very interesting. . Each year a debating team is chosen to represent the society in an inter-society debate with the Davissons. This has been a custom for seven years. The Ophelians have won live of these debates. l 107 l 108 1 1 1 i 1 l l l 1 1 1 l l l I 1 1 E l 1 l 1 1 l l 1 l 1 1 1 3-'- MRS. C. W. SMITH, Sponsor 1 z ' 31115 la TT' E. CIE. Q. This is the only all-girls' organization in this school. Over one-half of the school girls belong to it. The aim of the organization is to help the girls in their school life, both socially and spiritually. During registration a number of Y. W. C. A. girls assisted the new girls in finding rooming and boarding places. The Saturday after registration the new girls were taken in automobiles to see the different points of interest of the city. This was followed by tea at Governor Morehead's for both old and new girls. Meetings were held in Agriculture Hall every Thursday noon at 12:30 P. M. Programs consisted of helpful talks by men and women interested in the Y. W. C. A. - The first part of the year Miss Esther Warner was our Faculty adviser, but as she had to leave town on account of her work as county agent, Mrs. C. W. Smith took her place. Mrs. Smith is especially interested in our work and much credit is due her for the successful year. i The last four years the Y. W. has sent fifteen dollars annually to Turkey to be used for missionary purposes. This is in memoriam of Grandma Loughridge. Among the school functions during the year was an all-girls, luncheon and two joint Y. M. and Y. W. parties. 109 uh-IKWNQ af' N ' " lp ' VlLj'.b W X 5 X' 1 bw' W A 4, cf Q 'A I QQ N '1 , K I11'TIT'lliilflI"""ll7"'Q1""M"""""'1i'""""'11T.. --,. S hug lr SvlIT"""""'Ilf1f1fff""""""A"Ifff"' -""""M'M"" . JLLQ. The Young Men's Christian Association has been one of the most prominent and prosperous organizations in the School of Agriculture during the past year. It was turned over to the new cabinet March 15, 1916, after which plans were made for getting delegates to go to Estes Park for the summer conference. Thru the efforts of the State Secretary and those who went last year three members were induced to go. When the school opened October 13, 1916, the whole cabinet came back ready to put their shoulders to the wheel and make the organization a success. In the course of the year the following things have been done for the benefit of the student body: The new students were assisted in finding rooming placesg a stag party was given in the new horse barn: a joint Y. M. and Y. W. mixer was given in Ag. Hallg a football banquet was given to show the appreciation of the school for the good work done by the team: a football carnival was given with the aid of the other organizations and classes 'in the school: the Shorthorns were initiated in the Judging Pavilion. During the Hrst semester a Bible study class was conducted, and the second semester Sunday afternoon meetings were held. The organization gave a supper once a month in the cafeteria, and these meetings were well attended and appre- ciated. Interesting speakers were engaged to talk on these occasions. We wish the coming cabinet success during the year 1918. Ill ll2 51? Miss RUTH ODELL, Sponsor Qibe Zlggiz Giattler THE AGGIE TATTLER was introduced into the School of Agriculture last year by a few enthusiastic members of the Class of '17. They decided that such a progressive school as this should be represented in the high school world. The most appropriate means was thru the columns of a real live paper. The paper was also intended to create school interest and to furnish news to the members and alumni. At the beginning of the present school year, the Work of editing the paper was taken up by a staff chosen from the Class of '18. The loyal support of the Faculty and students has enabled this staff to put out a volume which they trust has accomplished in a measure some of the things which they have desired it might. The paper now has a prominent place in the school, and it is the sincere hope of the staff that it may continue to increase in excellence and interest. . ll!! -yup-u munity JK 00 ' . Ol .A ao- Dmc DEUTSCHH VEREIN 1 1,1 Z-BRI? Beutsnbe Herein Now it so happened that in a seat of learning, known as the State Farm, where flows the Dead Man's Run, there were those who were blessed with the far sight of the Prophets of Old. Now these who dwelt in the land of milk and honey were a goodly lotkstout men and fair maidens----so when they gathered together in the council chambers there were a goodly number. And one spake in this wise----men and brethren is it not mete that we invite these foreign tribes to dwell among us? Let us bid them welcome. Let our young men and maidens learn to speak their tongue that when they come to us they can hear every man in his own tongue. So thus it came to pass that the band became a conclave, known as " Der Deutsche Vereinf' They sent out mighty runners of men of great valor searching the highways and byways to find a leader who would be able to teach them the tongue and customs of the incoming tribe, known as Germans. She must have the knowledge of King Solomon. She must have the grace of Pavlowa that she may teach the dances. She must have the voice of Schumann-Heink that she may teach their songs and music. And they traveled far and wide until they came to the house of one known as Denny whose daughter had a countenance like unto the rising sun, whose feet were swift to do and light to dance, and whose knowledge made Solomon look like thirty centsg she was comely to look upon and always a lady. And much has been the success and profit of her teaching. ll "T AIQI1I1fIfQ.I1Q"LL...l'fff"'"lIl,..flI.lf,fLL.Q.fQ-.fI, 'A "" 111.1 is i'y1l.,1 it be The bcanhinahian Qtluh Ever since the beginning of history the Scandinavian people have been known for their bold and daring habits: there never was a task so hard or daring that the people of Scandinavia would think it unconquerable. They have come to this country and made it their home to represent the descendants who centuries ago explored the northern seas. It would be found that in the districts of our country where there are Scandinavians, there is a community of peace and happinessg this will be found true in Nebraska. V The School of Agriculture has a good representation of this bold and daring blood, and inlthem can be seen the characteristics that they had centuries ago. They are always leaders in 'school activities and in the classroom the equal of any. The organization is not an old one and was organized by the class of the term of 1914-153 since that time they have been progressing very rapidly. The club consists of Danes, Swedes, and Norwegians. The plan is to have meetings every half semester, or four meetings a term, to have programs consisting of readings, songs and sketches of Scandinavian life, some of which are to be in the Scandinavian languages. Our motto: "Wit, Wisdomhand Fun." ' K 116 ,, r be Q91fciJest1fa e The S. of A. orchestra has been one of the big features of the school this year. With a leader by the name of Horn, one would expect nothing else but a success. Some one would probably "blow" him up if he didn't produce some good music. As it is we are sure this "Horn" ought to be tooted far and wide, for without him the orchestra would never have reached its high place of excellency. Two old and nine new members were turned over to his tender mercies at the beginning of the year. With this material be has turned out the finished product of all stars whom you have had the pleasure of listening to so many times this year. Maybe the reason for the phenomenal success of the orchestra was the lack of feminine aspirationists. This is one field of student activities which the girls have yet to conquer. Until they wake up you can expect good music. SAVE THE ORCHESTRA BOYS ! ! The violin section, consisting of George Pearson, Emmet Cashen, Clements Alger, Willard Dover, and Walter Troxel, was very ably filled and many of the sweet sounds-ff-and some of the discords --can be attributed to their genius. Emil Osterloh and Meade held down the cornet parts with ease. Carl Ruegg was the only elarinetist but he made up for a thousand. The bass section, with Ernest Bartz and Wm. Wiedeberg at slide trombones, did justice to both themselves and orchestra. The orchestra appeared before the school and public several times, the first time being at the Xmas Convocation. The next was the week of Organized Agriculture, when they played for several of the meetings, and also the State Horticultural Society. They were on the Historical Pageant program, and also played for the Senior Class Play, as has been the custom for ears. The pleasure of sucli an organization in our school cannot be over-estimated. lt is one of the things that bring the students together and helps to manufacture school spirit and "pep," To music lovers it has been a real treat, or at least we hope so. Everybody boost for an even better orchestra next year. 'I7 TH lc GLEN CLUB IIB , 1 'fwlmr it Ulibe Glas Qtluh The School of Agriculture Glee Club was reorganized at the beginning of the school year, with Mr. Chas. Lively as its leader. About thirty-five fellows tried out and Mr. Lively selected eighteen. Practice began at once. At a business meeting, held shortly after the members of the club were selected, the following officers were elected: President ..................... . ,.,... W. A. NELSON Vice-President. . . .... FRANK EVANS Secretary .... . . .PAUL PATMORE Treasurer ..... ......,............. H ASKLE BOYI-JR We practiced every Monday and Wednesday evening. We also made some rules. A fine was placed upon each member who did not appear at every practice without a good and sudicient reason for his absence. We were soon able to take part in a Convocation program and later able to produce a full Convocation program of our own, which seemed to be fully enjoyed by all of the students and'Faculty members who listened to us. During the week of organized Agriculture we had the pleasure of being on the program for severalof the meetings, one of which was a banquet given at the Commercial Club for the County Fair representatives. You may trust us for being there on time and singing our very best, for we never were known to be bashful when there was a good feed before us. I The good times we had together and the new songs that we learned from time to time served to make a true and lasting friendship for all. We shall never forget those days when we could all meet together with such laughter and joy. l We fully appreciated and wish we could thank our leader enough for his patient work and valuable time rendered for our benefit. We also owe a great deal to Mr. Havlicek, who was our assistant at the piano. Their names will never escape our fond memories of "Old Glee Club Days." A Member. H9 1 1 , , 1 ' 1 1 g 1 ' 1 .-w... -- v. -.-....-..Y..v ....-.......,.....-,..- , -......... ' 2 1 1 1 1 1 K 1 1 i 1., 1 1 1 1 1 1 ' 1 : 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 ' 1 1 1 1 1 1 11 1 1: K1 1 1 1, 11 11 1' 11 , I1 T' 1l 11 11 t, 1 14 ,1 i1 1' I' 1 51 1- 1. 11 11 1: ,1 11 ,1 11 51 1 1 1 1 1' 11 +1 1 11 15 1i 11 lf 11 11 11 51 11 '1 11 111 11 15 11 11 , E5 1 11 1 11 11 , . 11 . 1 11 1 11 E1 11 11 11 11 I 11 '1 11 I1 1' I' 11 11 11 1 11 1 11 1. 11 :' 1: .11 120 1 MODEL FARM l2l Sbucki' SA SAI U X! v 2 GV' E lL 122 ,,--' ,.,-" 11- ' X M . 'Q 'H' ' eww l5 Mf X0 -1 N I M I' - X Q A '6Io..Q.' 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It is rumored that he will attend the State University and with his experience should make a name for himself as a Cornhusker. Harley Nelson KNelliej A mighty good man who was handicapped by in- juries the first part of the year. Was right at home on the football field and next year's squad will miss him as the old standby tackle. Sbuck5 SA ,mi Roy Phillips cphmie, Alfred Thomsen CTommiej Last year as a quarter--back for the Aggies- He A wonderful, good natured fighter. Played football stands as one of the best ever holding that position every minute and Could be depended UPON to keep and next year his place will be hard to Fill. fight in the game until the last- ' l2G Sbuclxfr Dean Higgins CHigJ William Versaw New at the game but picked up football in a rapid . Always down under the punts, an excellent tackle fashion. Dependable in any position on the team and Stopped many a Play that Promised to be 21 and next year should see him a wonderful half- 10112 gain fm' the ODPONBWSS- hack. 127 e5buckS Richard Cornell QDickD Ernest Wagner QErnieJ The other half of the combination, Osbourn to A man who showed enough ability to be taken into Cornell. Many a pass was pulled between these serious consideration for next year's team. Watch men that spelled V-I-C-T-O-R-Y for the Aggies. him, for he will be in the Aggies' hall of fame. 128 Sljllclks-f 'I Hal- QA i .....l.l..l....-.--. , Frank Jacoby Lewis Harrington A dependable tackle. Always on thejob and ready A hard worker, plenty of nerve and speed for a to open holes for the back-field men. good guard. With this year's experience and next yv:1r's he should keep them guessing. 129 A"'-'jfiiljllillilfl ly ug ly jg , -, Chic is next year's captain, Walter Troxel C'l'r0xj Inexperienced but willing to learn and handling his Johnny was this year's star. position with the best of them, breaking up plays Their pictures should go in this book, But their cash wouldn't reach that far galore. lIl0 l Sbuclx5 SA 'BA Harry Johnson Qohniej He was handicapped by injuries but during the season he displayed his ability with the best of them as a halfback. Chas. Wheeler CChicJ Next year's captain and a wise choice too. He is a natural leader and a first class back-field man. Next year will see him at his best and with the material in sight it should make him a peerless leader. HONORABLE MENTION Harry Pierce Harry had a little hard luck and could not manage to slip into the regular lineup, but he shows ability and we hope to see him on the regular squad next year. Carl Osbourn CA brother to the famous'Ossiel Carl came out and worked, but a place he could not get. We hope to see Osbourn in our lineup next year. 5buclx5 ISA! 'SA' Jfunthall THE SEASON "Where did they all come from?" "Who is that big tall fellow there?" "Look at that guy run-that's Ossie, ain't it?" "They ought to win some games this year, eh?" These were a few of the remarks heard on the athletic during the first few nights of practice, and the answers to the questions were, "Where did they all come from? Why didn't you know Mr. Bradford wrote to all old men to be sure and be back and be here early." "That tall fellow, why that's a new guy, Harrington, and you sure must be a Freshie if you don't know Osbourn, and we sure are going to win some games this year and we sure will have to yell some. Believe me!" It had been the earnest wish of football enthusiasts that this year would bring forth a wonderful team, and lo, their prayers were answered! This statement needs no written proof, since we have all been eye witnesses and know our team made a wonderful showing in every game. There are many reasons for the good record and it is difficult to say which is the greatest, but here are a few that need to be mentioned: First, we must mention the wonderful training received at the hands of Coach Lantz and'his assistant, "Broddy" Proctor. Second, the superb material with which the coach had to work: and, last, the man who led the team, Captain Osbourn. l THE GAMES The season, as a whole, has been a record of which every loyal Aggie is justly proud, and this book would not be complete without a more or less detailed record of each game. Thus, with pleasure, we erect the follow- ing verbal monument to our living warriors. With our first game only a week ofl, there was no time to spare for training, as the team had to be ready to meet University Place. As luck would have it, it rained the day wc were to play and the game was post- poned for a week. . Fairbury Game On October 27, Fairbury invaded our territory and met with defeat by the powerful Aggie squad. This game started off with a rush, the Aggies putting the ball in Fairbury's territory. Fairbury failed to find themselves and as a result failed at line plunges and punts. They were penalized several times during this quarter. The next quarter started and Osbourn got the ball and ran half the length of the field for a touchdown. Wheeler kicked goal. During the second half the Aggies' powerful machine kept the ball in Fairbury's territory almost all of the time. Our old reliable Osbourn received the ball and over he went for another touchdown. Wheeler put his toe to the ball and over it went.' With just a few minutes left to play our speedy little end, Dick Cornell, received a pass from Osbourn and made another touchdown. The whistle blew and the Aggies were victorious by a score of 33 to 0. University Place Game The following week came University Place, which had again been postponed on account of the weather. This game was one that had been hanging fire for sometime and both teams were anxious for the whistle to blow. Wheeler kicked off for the Aggies. He kept right on going with his line plunges until suddenly University Place staged' some fancy plays and then the real scrap began. Osbourn caught one of their forward passes and ran over a hundred yards for our touchdown. Wheeler's never failing toe put the ball over and the score stood 7 to 0 in the Aggies' favor. The Aggies were penalized and with good work on University Place's side Cummings made their touch- down but failed to kick goal. The second half started and University Place staged some good gains and worked the pass to good advantage. When the Aggies were in possession of the ball they made some good gains and placed them in University Place territory. During the last quarter the Aggies braced up and made some SlauclxS K excellent gains and they were in several yards of goal when the final whistle blew. Final score: 7 to 6, Aggies' favor. Nebraska City Game On the week of November 7, Nebraska City entered our campus, confident of victory. They had won four games previous to our game, but as usual the Aggies were determined never to lose a game on their grounds, so they succeeded in downing Nebraska City. As usual Wheeler kicked off and placed the ball in Nebraska City's territory. The Aggies recovered the ball and Wheeler made the first touchdown but failed to kick goal. The quarter was made up of mostly line plunges on both sides and the quarter ended with the Aggies several yards from goal. Nebraska City started the second half with a penalty and they seemed to be unable to gain by end runs or line smashes. Nebraska City recovered a fumble and they staged open plays and landed in the Aggies' territory. The Aggies were in the center of the field using their line plunges to great advantage when they fumbled and lost the ball. Osbourn finally caught one of Nebraska City's passes and ran half the field. The Aggies failed at line plunges, but they staged successful end runs. Smith of Nebraska City caught one of the Aggies' passes and seeing an opened field before him he made Nebraska City's first and only touchdown. The Aggies came back with line plunges and Phillips, our slippery little quarter, slipped thru and added another touchdown to our credit. Wheeler failed to kick goal. Osbourn rushed thru for another touchdown and goal kick but failed. The game ended within three yards of the Aggies' goal with Nebraska City in possession of the ball. Final score: Aggies 18, Nebraska City 7. Beatrice Game On November 10 the Aggies and most of the school made a trip to Beatrice to battle with one of the strongest teams in the state. The Aggies went down in the morning and the school arrived just as the team was entering the gridiron. The Aggies played successfully and continually tore Beatrice to pieces. Wheeler caught one of Beatrice's passes and ran forty yards for our touchdown. This made Beatrice look up and they soon found out that the Aggies were no green bunch. Finally Beatrice by successful line plunges placed their first touchdown and the score stood 7 to 7. The teams played very good football and finally in the last two minutes of play Beatrice placed a successful place kick over and the score stood 10 to 7 in favor of Beatrice. Tecumseh Game As our season was drawing to a close Tecumseh was yet to be met. The Tecumseh boys look like real football men, but their looks had nothing to do with our deadly machine. The game started with Phillips kicking off and Tecumseh punted right back. The Aggies lost on a fumble but recovered the ball on one of Tecumseh's passes. Finally the Aggies staged some successful line plunges and made many good gains. Tecumseh by means of fancy plays carried the ball into the Aggies' territory but lost the ball on downs. During a line plunge the Aggies fumbled but regained the ball and it stopped in about ten yards from goal. Osbourn put forth all he had and made a touchdown. Wheeler failed to kick goal. The Tecumseh boys strengthened and the Aggies failed at line plunges, but Osbourn made a place kick. The half ended with one of Osbourn's long end runs. Tecumseh kicked off and Osbourn played his long runs and he soon placed the ball in Tecumseh territory. Osbourn made his second place kick. Then both teams strengthened and they remained in the center of the field for some time. Osbourn broke the spell and he let loose with a long end run. Tecumseh gained possession of the ball and they showed many fancy plays but failed to make the required gains. The Aggies regained the ball and Osbourn took it thru for another touchdown. Wheeler kicked goal. Again the Aggies came back with line smashes and end runs and this placed them in the Tecumseh ground. Higgins carried the ball to within five yards of goal and Wheeler fumbled when Phillips gained the ball for a touchdown. Wheeler kicked goal. Final score: Aggies 26, Tecumseh 0. SA .U Sl7uchS A Norfolk Game Finally the long looked for trip to Norfolk was at hand. Our band of thirty pieces and the football men were all on deck when the train left at 7:30 for Norfolk. The trip was long but not tiresome, as the band kept things moving. At Fremont the band displayed what it knew and all of Fremont knew the Aggies were in town. Our train left soon, so we no more than got settled when orders were given for the team to get off at South Norfolk and ride up to Norfolk in cars. The band went up on the train. A small feed was given to football men and they were immediately rushed to the dressing quarters. All were dressed and carried to the field in autos. Norfolk started the game by kicking to the Aggies. The Aggies went down the field and Phillips made our first touchdown. This surprised Norfolk and they strengthened a little but Osbourn, after being tackled three times, made the second touchdown. After this Norfolk put forth still more energy and tried to hold, but Troxel, opening up holes for Wheeler to run, sure surprised the Norfolk boys. After the Aggies made line plunges to a great advantage Norfolk braced and took the ball fi om one end of the field to the other, caging two touchdowns but failing to kick goal. The last quarter was evenly matched and the ball was in no one's territory when the final whistle blew. Final score: Aggies 19, Norfolk 12. 1 134 This was not all, for in the evening a reception was given for the boys and everyone enjoyed himself. Every football man had a date and what's more it took till Sunday noon to rid the town of Aggie players. Aurora Game Our last game of the year was played on Thanks- giving Day with Aurora. The Aggies went up there a little too confident and as a result left the town with bacon split. The Aggies could not find their old style of playing and as a result the Aurora boys played end runs and line smashes to a great advantage. The Aggies seeing 7 to 0 staring at them, braced and made a touchdown. Phillips carried the ball over and Osbourn kicked goal. A general fight was on from then on and the ball shifted from side to side and when the whistle blew it was in the center of the field. Final score, 7 to 7. Summary of 1916 Football Oct. 27-Fairbury .......... 0 Aggies Nov 1-University Place. . . 6 Aggies Nov 7-Nebraska City ...., 7 Aggies Nov 10-Beatrice .......... 10 Aggies Nov 17-Tecumseh .... . . . 0 Aggies Nov 24-Norfolk .... .. . 12 Aggies Nov. 30-Aurora .... , . . 7 Aggies 42 - S I, uc ly S :::iT..i.'T'.tT::.::g:: Rules tu Zlliake the Zgrutalitp Q9ut uf jfuuthall No player shall be kicked for a goal by a player on the opposing side. Cleats may be worn on the shoes, but not on the face. The referee may arbitrarily award the contest to the team with the most teeth at the end of the game. A down is declared when the ball is as dead as some of the players. A foul shall be declared when one contestant refuses to take his ear from between an opponent's teeth. Both sides will be frisked for weapons before the actual time of play. Not more than twenty-one players shall loiter on the runner's face at one time. Plows may be secured from the National Harvester Company and will- do the work much better than the fullback's nose. No contestant may leave the field during the time of play unless identified by some near relative. No hooks shall be used. Ears, chin and toes found on the field of play will be kindly returned to the lost and found department. With this set of rules it is believed that football will be made so safe that even an insurance agent can enjoy the game. ll BOYS WHO HAVE WON THE SCHOOL A, HTHE HUB ov THE WHEEI, OF SCHOOL SPIRITH mn: I BASKET BALL 137 ARTHUR B. HILTNER, Coach RALPH R0o'r, Captain Ralph Root, right forward and captain of the team. This was Root's second and last year on the Aggie team. He plays a good game all the time, and stars a good share of the time. Root is enthusiastic about all athletics and has done a great deal for the School along that line. His hobby, however, is basketball. J, -b l . J ' L, A L Harry Johnson CCapt-elect and One of the Best Guards in Lincolnj Jonnie played a fast and furious game and always had fight until the whistle blew. Jonnie, with your nerve and fight you should develop a strong team next year. Go to it, the School is for you. ..,li..l-lx Linn COur Little Guard from Kimabll Countyj Linn was our speedy little guard and could be depended upon to stop one man and sometimes more. Linn, if they raise basketball men out in your county, bring some back to don an Aggie uniform. Harrington COur Little Center from C0l0rad0D Harrington was only 6 feet 4 inches tall and could put the ball where no one else could reach it. He played a good defensive game all the time. Shooting baskets with two or three men on his back was his hobby. - Hoagland CThe "Dark Horse" of the Teamj "Hoagie" was not recognized by the coaches as a player until almost too late. He played a good game at Uni. Place and kept up the good work until the end of the season. Harley Nelson C"Nellie," the Old Reliable Centerj "Nellie" could hold the ball and his passes were sure. Nellie has not a long list of goals to his credit, but he kept his opponents on the same level. Nellie always played a good defensive game. L. Johnson QThe Little Shark' from Lyonsj This is the last of the Johnsons, but not least. -1 j E. Johnson CThe Cowpuncher from Sidneyj Earl could play basketball when he wanted to and Jmmie played a Stellar game at SO. Omaha' and by the looks. he sure wanted to in the Beatrice with another year's growth and training will sure be game' Jonme' with your Slze and ability You a demon at guarding. should be a comer next year. HMI I., '1- Basketball Basketball this year was very successful considering the many things that handicapped the team. In the first place, coaches were changed early in the season: second, only two old men were out making about five new men coming in, and we all know how hard it is to work with new people, and have perfect work with only two nights a week for practice. The success of the season was due to coaches Hiltner and Rutherford, who seemed never to tire of pushing the Aggies along. They were ably assisted in this work by Ralph Root, captain of the team. We are sorry to hear that he will not be back next year, but we are mighty glad to hear that a good man has been chosen to fill his place, Harry Johnson '19. Let's hope that all good basketball material will be back next year to make 1918 a banner year-and Aggies, let's be ready to give our support. LOOKING BACK ON THE SEASON OF 1917 Crete Game ' The Aggies started off the season by taking on the fast Crete five. Crete invaded our territory and they -had a hard time carrying away the honors, as the Aggies were almost sure to win. The first half ended in the Aggies' favor by a three point margin. The second half showed a spurt by the fast Crete five and Dredla, the Crete boys' star forward, shot baskets at will. This game was fast and free from roughness all the way thru. Beatrice Game On January 18, our old friend Beatrice came sailing into town, expecting an easy victory but to their dis- appointment the Aggies took their measure by a lop- sided score of 30 to 9. Beatrice played a fine game in team work, but when it came to shooting baskets they had nothing on the Aggies. E. Johnson easily was the star for the Aggies. Mil Nebraska City Game The next games were played away from home and as usual when away from home the team lost. Nebraska City was the first team to be met. The Aggies landed strong on Nebraska City, but were unable to hold on that account and Nebraska City won on fouls alone. The game showed roughness and hard fighting all the way thru. The final whistle showed the Aggies on the short end of the rope with a score 14 to 12. H. Johnson and Linn played a stellar guarding game for the Aggies. South Omaha Game On the following day the Aggies piled out of bed and took a train for Omaha. They engaged rooms at the Keen Hotel, and after lunch the bunch were busily engaged looking at Omaha's tall buildings. When time came the Aggies boarded a street car and invaded South Omaha. As the Aggies were almost played out they endeavored to play a slow game. The first half was slow and ragged, but the last .half was fast and furious. The Aggies piled up their score to 18 while South Omaha had 26. The game was the roughest of the season and only four fouls were called all thru the game. L. Johnson played a fine guarding game for the Aggies. University Place Game After a week of strenuous basketball the Aggies tried to stop the Uni. boys, but their team work and close guarding were almost perfect. The Aggies played a slow game as a result of four previous games the week before. The score stood l6 to 5 in University Place's favor. Inter-Class Games The Senior class team showed their talent by defeat- ing the Sophomores and Freshmen. The games were attended by a good sized crowd from each class, and class yells and spirit were ata high pitch. The Shorthorns were out in good style and after the Seniors had played two games previous the Shorthorn team took them into camp by a large score. University Place at University Place After the defeat by University Place once the Aggies were determined to win, so into University Place they went accompanied by a large delegation of rooters. The game started and the Aggies were in the lead thruout the battle. One time during the game the Uni. boys tied our score but three baskets followed in quick succession and the Aggies kept well out of danger. The final whistle showed the score 26 to 18. This was the first time in five years that the Aggies won a game away from home. Lincoln Game ' The first time in history the Aggies picked up nerve and met the Lincoln five. The first half was slow and Lincoln played all the game. The second half stood to show what the Aggies could do. By close guarding and good basket shooting the Aggies climbed up and set the score 27 to 16. -A crowd that was hardly ever equalled at varsity games was out to witness this battle. Both of the school bands were out and the spirit that makes a school was sure shown there. Fairbury High School Fairbury seems to like to take a drubbing from the Aggies, for they were beaten in football and suffered a great loss by the Aggies basketball team. The Aggies were never in danger and the score stood 30 to 0 in their favor. Harrington and H. Johnson played a stellar game of basketball. Norfolk Game The Norfolk boys defeated University Place the Friday before our game and they thought that the Aggies' game would be easy. They sure thought differently after a few minutes of play. The Aggies started scoring and kept the lead for a while. Then Norfolk spurted and led the Aggies by one basket. The lead was not kept long, as the Aggies soon overcame it and kept it till the final whistle blew. The final score stood 20 to 16. The Aggie team as a whole played a splendid game of ball. Summary of Games Aggies ..... ....., 1 6 vs. Crete H. S ..,...,,...,, 27 30 Beatrice H. S .......... 9 12 Nebraska City H. S .... 14 18 South Omaha H. S ..... 26 5 University Place H. S. . . 16 26 University Place H. S. , . 18 16 Lincoln H. S .........,. 27 30 Fairbury H. S ..... . . . 9 20 Norfolk H. S .... ... 16 173 162 BASKl'Yl'llAI.l. 'l'1-:AM 1.. IIAlklilNll'l'ON Aon lllI,'l'Nl'IR 11. Nm1,soN 1-1. .1ouNsoN I.. .mums 1.1. LINN R. nom' u. .xonNsuN IIB 0911! jfahnrite Bell iiiaggle ZIBa5g-Ie, 3Ka3-3-Ie Eagle Qis Imam Ea, Zlgriculture, Zlgrirulture, 3He:i15ra:Svka! ' UH! UH! UH! AR! li! Per! Ear! Bevsbtp! 3R:Q.E:?Bra:Svki , Q9:Q5:jHlIy. i W x ? SHORT COURSE: COMMITTEE JOHN DALE J. B. Hormocxs O. w. ARMSTRONG I117 -H lliillklii ' li Zllibe winter Clinurse One hundred-sixty "sons of the soil" and sons of "sons of the soil" who were eager to absorb all the scientific methods of agriculture possible in six weeks, appeared on the University State Farm Campus January 2. One woman also registered for the course. Thevmen were of all ages, from sixteen to the age indefinite. The first day, registration, finding room and board, and sightseeing took all our time. Several Shorthorns found it difficult to find the place to register, but very few had any difficulty in discovering the treasurer's office. The Shorthorns had the distinction of being the first students to have classes in the new Dairy Industry building. Here Prof. Filley gave his series of lectures on Farm Management. He taught us the proper methods of putting the farm on a business basisg how to compute the cost of productiong what to debit and credit the farmg and how to manage the numerous marketing problems. His lectures made one realize that farming is a real business proposition. Numerous farm surveys wherein the business side of farming had been thoroly investigated made Prof. Filley especially competent to give this series of lectures. Prof. Hopt was our instructor in Crops. Here we found a man of the "rapid-fire" nature who never lost any time in introductory remarks, a man who always took up each lecture exactly where he left off with the preceding one. Prof. Hopt knew of the varied climatic and soil conditions of Nebraska in their relation to crops. He presented his subjects in a way that appealed to the practical farmer. The open discussion of the subject by the students should be especially mentioned. Interesting and valuable points were thus brought out. It was always a pleasure to attend this class. Q Prof. Young gave us a series of lectures on Soil, which dealt with the everyday problems regarding the relation of soil to crop production. He gave a brief survey of the different soils of Nebraska, the subject of soil moisture, soil erosion, drainage and irrigation, and such problems. Prof. Bruner came before us with many apologies as to the sanity C23 of the "Bug-man." After a few lectures however, we realized that the "Bug-men " were rendering the human race, and especially the farmers, a service for which they should be given higher recognition . He gave us many interesting and valuable facts about the life and the control of insects. We all wished that we could have heard more of his lectures. Prof. Wilcox seemed to be cut for a chautauqua rather than a class room lecturer. His lectures on Plant Pathology seemed chiefiy to be based on a plant known as the "Nebraska Gink." This plant seems to be afiiicted with a disease of not being able to distinguish between common things and higher artsg of not knowing how to properly spend his moneyg and of always wanting "something for nothing." For example, he mentioned a case of a Gink who wrote in for information that would require ten dollars worth of work to obtain and enclosed a stamped envelope for a reply, After going over the shortcomings of the "Nebraska Gink" the professor showed us several lantern slides of other plants, their diseases, and then gave us literature on the methods of controlling these diseases. On the whole his lectures were very interesting f?J and rather restful, as they were quite a change from our daily work, ms 'A lffllllx li is Prof. Dixon spoke chiefly on Chickens, basing his lectures on the utility side of the subject. He covered each point clearly and thoroly. If any came from his lectures without getting a touch of "chicken fever" they must. have slept thru the entire period. Some misunderstood him, however, when he invited us to go and sec thc chickens. A number of the boys went down town. - Fruit Growing, Vegetable Growing, Ornamentation of the Home Grounds, and Forestry were covered by Professors Howard, Hood, and Nicolet. They covered their subject by lectures and the use of lantern slides, bringing out some very interesting points. . The Dairy work opened the eyes of a good many students, as the profit, pleasure and possibility of this industry in Nebraska is greater than one imagines. The work was covered by lectures, demonstrations and trips thru the dairy barn. We were convinced that this industry is going to make a rapid growth in this state. Doctor Gain took up the subject of Animal Pathology. While he could not cover much of this subject during., the six weeks, he discussed the cause and prevention of digestive troubles-the teeth, contagious diseases, and emerg- ency surgery. The subject of Animal Husbandry covered ten hours per week of judging and four hours of the care, management, and feeding of live stock. In the judging work the students were given the chance to place the animals and then the instructor led an open discussion. More knowledge was obtained in this class than in any subject we were taught. Assistant Professor Warner held a meat-cutting demonstration during one period. The subject of Agricultural Engineering was conducted by Prof. Baer and Mr. Reynolds. They lectured on the subjects of Woodwork, Use of Tools, and Blacksmithing. Prof. Gramlich had charge of the subject of Feeding. All questions were thoroly discussed: Much interest was shown in this class. Q ' Taking the course thruout very little can be said in the way of unfavorable criticism. All of the lectures were clear and to the point,-covering only that which interested the practical farmer. The instructors were always willing to answer any questions we might ask at any time. All of the regular students tried to make us feel at home. SHORTHORN SHORT-COMINGS We first realized we were in the "limelight" when a number of Senior girls invaded our class room, armed with basketball Senior tickets. We had not considered basketball as yet, but could not withstand the attack of the ambitious and willing Seniors. We duly purchased the tickets. A One student became so enthusiastic over Agriculture Engineering that he asked the Principal if he might take a course in "forgery." The student escaped. 149 Prof. Gain -"Boys, on Saturday afternoon we will take up rope splicing and knots, etc. Don't make any dates for that time." V Student-"Can't we bring our girls up here?" Prof.-"Sure thing-they're always interested in the right kind of a knot." Prof. Hopt-"Why is northwestern Nebraska warmer than northeastern Nebraska?" Baboon-"Because it is closer to the equator." Prof. Bruner-"Now how many know how a chinch bug tastes?" No response. "Well it tastes just like a bedbug, so now I suppose you all know how it tastes." "Millionaire", with his fur cap, doesn't seem to appreciate the honor bestowed upon him by the frequent applauding of his worthy colleagues. Rowdyism and Agriculture are not synonymous according to Prof. Wilcox. However, the statement was not made until the last week of the term. The Shorthorns adopted the bandana handkerchief as the flag most becoming to the "sons of the soil." Somebody must have inoculated the Shorthorns with college spirit, as they appeared in class room with handker- chiefs around their necks and an unintelligible yell that ended "Yea Bo! Yea Bo! Yea Bo!" l No. Those Shorthorns who are yelling aren't doing it under the impression that they're driving cattle. They're only trying to imitate the cadets answering the roll call. W9'll admit it WHS Quite 2 t9mPti1ti0N to keep from scratching our heads when Prof. Bruner was telling about lice. mo SHORT COURSE BASKETBALL TEAM This is the first year the Winter Course has picked out a basketball team from among its' members. The team played in the inter-class games and won from the Seniors, who had previously defeated the other classes of the school. It all goes to show what pep and practice can do. lf! - i THE 1917 WINTER COURSE STUDENTS :sz 5 BU'-.7 15x E 14 okes il Zokes iii some of these jokes jfor the tnorlo is large iBou'he hearo before, boob jokes are fetn, Zlust laugh again Quo not ehetpone Quo oon't get sore. 185 as mise as you "David," said the Sunday School teacher, "do you know what to eat, and what to drink, and what to avoid?" ' "Sure I know," answered David W. 'A Eat all you can,'drink all you can, and avoid bursting." THE QUICK-WITTED WAITER ' A downtown restaurant has made its reputation upon one waiter who was never yet found wanting to translate an order into a language of his own, and he and the cook understand each other perfectly. "One order of pea soup," one customer will say. "A plash of split peas," cries the waiter. "Couple of doughnuts and a cup of coffee, without cream," another will order. "Two submarines and a mug of murk-no cow!" orders the waiter. "An order of ham and eggs," says the customer. "Roast two on a slice of squeal!" the waiter shouts. "Beef stew and a cup of tea for me," says a new arrival. ' "Bossy in a bowl-boiled leaves on the side!" sings the waiter. "A dozen raw oysters," orders a busy business man. "Twelve alive in the shell!" shouts the waiter. "Where's my eggs on toast?" complains a man who has been waiting. ' "Rush the biddies on a raft!" cries the waiter. "I want a rump steak rare," orders another man. "Slab of moo-let him chew it!" the waiter calls. "I want a bowl of tomato soup," ordered one man, 157 "a plate of beans, bread and butter, a piece of apple pie, and a glass of water." The waiter seemed puzzled for an instant: then he shouted into the tube as follows: "One splash of red noise, platter of Saturday nights, dough well done with cow to cover, Eve with a lid on, and a chaser of Adam's ale!" "Everett," said his mother sternly, "you should not fight with that Nicholson boy." "I know it, ma," said Everett penitently. "That's right, and when did you find it out?" "About a minute after I hit him." 'Neta-"Did you ever read 'Looking Backward?"' Dorothea-"Yes, once. In a test and I nearly got canned for it." We can't all smoke ten-cent cigars Or drive a limousine, But we can all collect the bands, And smell the gasoline. 1-' . A few days ago a prominent young man took his best girl a bouquet of fiowers. The young woman' was so pleased that she threw her arms around his neck and kissed him. He rose and started to go. "I'm sorry I offended you, Dick," she said. "Oh, I'm not offended, Happy," he replied, "I was just going back after more flowers." fi, M141 C if 158 "X-ISA' if 195. 'ff Rh., ,,,....,: 4 - .Ji -,f.f.f', g4,.-.'f'Q.1,1.'wfy,-"1-Qc, gr , . n .4. w ...J. .1 f1..,w1 -r -M V 4- . w 'rx Nalfv-Us-s 4 W 1 ."' ' , .jim Miss DennyM"When was the revival of learning?" A. B. --Before the final exams. Teachers faults are many, Students have but two, Everything they say And everything they do. Definition of school spirit: That which, when taken into the body tends to result in queer actions, such as hoarse shouting, in an intranslatable language, excessive waving of arms and legs, and extemporaneous flights. Prof.-"Alfred you may get up and talk on your feet." Tommy-"Don't you think that's a big subject to talk on?" Twinkle, Twinkle, Basketball Star, What a man I know you are. I dream of you and the by and by, For you're the Diamond of my eye. -Billy. Jack-"Got your bookkeeping, Metta?" Metta-"Yes, but I'm oil' my balance." Miss Loughridge-"Mr, Morrison, have you proved the XIIIth proposition?" Floyd Morrison-"I think proved is too strong a word, but I have rendered it highly probable." Different ways of asking the teacher to repeat the question: "Pardon me, I didn't understand you."-Freshman. "Will you please repeat the question?"-Sophomore, " How's that? "-Junior. " Huh? "-Senior. "I'm afraid it won't fit," said Metta, as she tried on the ring. "That's funny," answered Jay. "I never had any trouble before." ' - i 'x "Here Walter!" cried Mr. Nelson, "you mustn't behave that way. Everybody will be calling you a little glutton. Do you know what that is?" "I suppose," answered Stubby, "it's a big glutton's little boy." Jay-"Hey, policeman, I've just missed my wife. If she should come along will you ask her to wait here for me?" Policeman-"But how am I to know her?" Jay-"Ah, to be sure, I had not thought of that! Well, tell her not to wait." Little Johnnie-"Oh, mamma, see the lion in our back yard." "Why, Johnnie, you know there isn't a lion outside. You go right upstairs and ask God to forgive you for telling a lie." Then Johnnie's mother looked out the window, and to her surprise saw a large dog, resembling a lion very closely. Presently Johnnie came downstairs. "Did you do as I told you?" "Yes-didn't make much difference, tho. God said he had to look twice to tell the difference himself," SENIOR GIRLS' TABLE AT DINNER TIME "Gee, I'm glad they've got something good to eat today." "Yes, fried onions and pumpkin pie all on the same day. It's too good to be true." "Oh, girls, do you know what?" Chorus of "Oh, what is it, Billy?" "There's another scandal in school." Another chorus of "Who, where, when did it happen?" ' "Oh just the other night. Oh look there, at that Shorthornf' All turn around eagerly-then giggle. "Look at that red handkerchief tied around his leg. What is this school coming to?" "There comes old Wilcox. He makes more noise than a dozen people need to make." - s.,ul.,..l wi, .. "Yes, I should say so. lf we'd make as much noise as that we'd be invited to leave by Ma Vining." "Yes, I should say so. It makes me ti-erd. That old Faculty thinks they ---- --W-A-" "For goodness sakes, what next. Here comes some more red handkerchiefsf' "The Shorthorns are some progressive bunch. Why, that one I was talking to yesterday was telling how his roommate got excited and went home about a week before the course was over, and got married." "Gee, couldn't he wait that long? I'd at least wait till I got out of school." "Here too-no marrying in mine. I'm going to teach for yearse-and then I won't marry unless he can support me." "Yes, no living at home with either father- or mother-in-law. And I think I want a diamond to." "Well, I guess yes-and no microscopic one either- I want a good one." " Oh you just wait. When the time comes you won't care whether it's a diamond or not." Chorus of "Oh yes, I will," etc. "You just wait, I'm telling you what I know." "Lets see, Ruby-how many diamonds have you sent back?" "Oh don't ask me-I couldn't tell you." Lots of giggling, wiping of tears, shaking of shoulders, etc. "Oh I don't care if I have a diamond or not, just so I have a nice blond and a cattle ranch in Boone County." "Shoot, if I can't have a diamond I can have a basketball captain, that's all I care." "Well, I guess I can put up with the captain of Co. F." - "Well, my lean, lank man is good enough for me, even if he is grouchy, He's got an Overland-that's more than any of you will have." "Goodness, I wonder if those boys' ears are burning. If they aren't they ought to be." More giggling. "Oh girls, look at Mother Vining. She'll eat us if we don't move quick." "Yes sir. It's nearly time for the crowd to come in' Say, we ought to write this up and put it in S1-IUCKs.'. "Well, if you do, don't mention any names, 'cause it would be a dead give-away." Last night, my wife in fresh air frenzy Threw open the window and in-flu-enzy. Mr. Beach-"Young man, are you a Christian?" Don-"No sir, I'm a student." FROM GEOMETRY EXAM. PAPER "Two triangles are congruent when they can be placed so the lines of one collide with the lines of the other." "An equation is when you have a board fixed so that it is the same at each end, so it teetersf' . NOT THAT KIND After suffering a long time with the toothache, Dorothea got up courage to go to the dentist. The moment he touched the tooth she began to scream. "Look here," said the dentist,"'you mustn't yell like that. Don't you know I'm a 'painless dentist'?" "Maybe you are," sobbed Dorothea, "but I'm not painless." Little Julia is forever asking questions. "You had better keep still or something will happen to you," her mother said once. "Curiosity once killed a cat, you know?" This made a deep impression, and Julia was quiet for several minutes. Then-"Mother, what was it the cat wanted to know?" PAST TENSE PREFERABLE Hump-"When I die, I want you to have this sentence placed on my monument: 'There is peace and quiet in heaven.' " Don-"I think it would be more appropriate to say: 'There was peace and quiet in heaven! " R f IA V 1 why: -Q57 l 1 x i T i kj IL, . Q, F1-il 'f9'l i 1 . E E A sAD TALE, BUT TRUE , I A sad, sad story I now start to tell, i j This sad little story Mr. Bradford knows well. i l 'Tis a story of churches, derbies, and things: The story starts out when Prof. Bradford sings. l 9 'Twas a bright Sunday, he was looking his best: He had a new derby-Cthis is no jestj A He had by his side whom he now calls his wife, You'd never have guessed it, try for your life. They entered the church, sat down with a smile, j Took a front seat, close by the aisle. ' The service was over-and what do you think? The parson called on Sir Harry to sing. He walked up front, straight as a string, K i l ii I l l v i Q Opened the book, and started to sing. j K He warbled away and he warbled well- I 3 And now the funniest part I will tell. j He closed the book, and as he got back j To his seat, the audience heard a crack. Q 5 It sounded like a shot gun-gone off at half cock, f j And his sweetheart-oh, what a terrible shock! l E Sir Harry got up, and from his seat R Pulled out the derby, once so neat. 5 t It was all bent up! Oh! what a sight! i 1 And Harry was in a terrible plight. l Her face turned pink, his turned blue, I 1 And breathless remarks-not a few Were uttered by Harry- ' But what could he do? Q N He sat there despondent the rest -of the hour. j 1 She smiled and giggled: he looked sour. I 3 After the service, as homeward he went, j , His countenance looked worn, battered, and bent. I He still has the derby-it's an odd looking thing- 5 I It's the one thing he thinks of when he Igwetlslup to sing. j 3 . . R. Flooey-"Now this is the kind of a movie I like. E 5 It s educational.. 7 I H ' - Bill- Why it s all about a vampire. Flooey-"Just so. I may meet a vampire some of ll these days and then I'll know how to protect myself." r ' 161 LfII'l.Ifl1f..,fg'..' FRESHIEJS LAMENT All the world loves a lover, So the old saying goes: But the proverb is wrong, say I, And I am one who knows. For I am in love with a Senior, And she's all the world to meg Why-if all the world loves a lover- Then why don't that Senior love me! JUST LIKE THEM SENIORS It's just like Billy to hustle, And get all her work in on time, It's just like Flooey to help us, And write that nice Derby rhyme. It's just like Bill to be giddy, And dance and sing all day: It's just like Hump to look grouchy,- But he don't mean half he says. It's just like Julia to chatter, And Happy to jump right in To any thing that needs her, It's just like Haskle to grin. It's just like Norman to study,- And just like Metta to be wise: It's just like Reinie to be sarcastic,- To keep still is just like Keyes. It's just like Glebe to primp a bit, ' It's just like Philly to sleep: It's just like Everett to fly in a fiurry, Just like A. B. to make hits. It's just like the whole bunch of Seniors, To do something to characterize: Themselves-each from the other,- The Seniors are very wise. G. M V I P V Y v YYY . I' 1 1 .. jf llm , , .1 T . AN -,.,f . ,1 aj, ,,,rfExU, 5: ,- H W T 189mg 1 G6 G2 u A ..-..f - SHIIYT DH L1 1, v P EEF OF Ar.: wr-Arsv ---'- -'C40f Sveniur Quang ZElJere's a little hit of spank in eherp meek little rlass, Qibegfre all the same: 501112 sap Seniors are herp, herp slutn, But sometimes me raise rain: we knobs a class tbat's higger, Ent they are not surb' Diggers. 0Ebere's a little hit uf spank in eherp meek little rlass what spunk me claim I I WHEN YOU BUY SILVER YOU LOOK FOR THE WORD "STERLING" IF YOU ARE WANTING THE BEST LIVE STOCK COIVIIVIIS SIOIN SERVICE HUNT FOR "CLAY ROBINSON 8: C0 " THE Y MEAN THE SAME KANSAS CITY SO ST JOSEPH FAST ST LOUIS SIOUX CITY SO ST PAUL EAST BUFFALO FORT WORTH EL PASO 9 CHICAGO SOUTH OMAHA DENVER In the Cafeteria Mary had a little lamb, A little was enuff, For the piece that Mary got, Was very, very tough. Poor HumpeeEvery time he opens his mouth he puts his foot in it. When are jokes not jokes? Nine times out of ten. In German Class Frances, decline "the good man." Frances W.-I wouldn't decline any man. Peard--eThat match you gave me won't light. Ossie e--That's funny, it did a minute ago. Mr. Dickson-Why has a chicken a bill in- stead of teeth? Tela Haskell--I have teeth and a "Bill " too. 43 1-1.1 ', If i A6241 1+ 1' 3 vgj rl L 1, g 4 rs it ft v EI 1, 'P' 'PP' 0 r 5- -' -'Q f' ' A , 5: crxf jr ' -':.:m' . :", rs 'I 0 , w-emma: gif.--: 1, ,P A is 2 A 1 - 1 Ya. A 4+ ty Q N :r.j::gL:-:- A 1' 1: h -1..1f:11A5T.,---f..5:-551.111-1,writ-uv-ju h xv 1: -: .41 5 fa? 'I 1: 1, X153 N331 A an 3' -I R 1, :L L' x J3'lf1!QXgi"" Q l :::.'z'1f:::' 1 ','1 x'2jE?. t R 4b -'- .,-11:5---'w ,. K .yi '-nnyrmf-na N 4 If , - lx ' 11, 1 fn . 1,. 'ff pp , 15 g INK- :IM-, . 1 lr V A , . 1, , ' .:, .f1 ..5i 'y qp , --. -1 i.. .U--.wi-t--If .. --,Z--L.-up-1.1-fa 1-:ff Y I 1 .. -11. , 11: Q 111 1 1, .3 QL :-E rg - 3 U., ,... ,. 41 1: 1' -' lim' " , , .. ., . A ,J 11- -4.2, in f me... ' ,P r - " I 2 , I 3' 5 E . 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Oh, some kind of a "bloom," The Shorthorns greatly regret the fact that several Longhorns tore their clothes on the wires put up to keep the Shorthorns off the grass. 174 lllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllIllllllllIIIIIllIIIllllllllllllllllllllllllIllllllllIIllIllIIIIllIllllIIIlllllllllllllllllllllllIllIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIllIllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllll QP-B H Peters' Prox7en Products gn u 'n Quality Alfalfa Feeds Clean Feeds Made in a Clean Mill- CTl'18t,S important M. C. PeterslVlill Co. Omaha Nebraska ,Molasses and Alfalfa Feeds fog Fattening Live Stoclc ,ifiif Sulvmillx Calf Meal Hog-Profit Swine Feed 1 A Milk Substitute for Growing Calx7es For Bonrs, Brood Saws, Gilts and Growing Pigs cv . uw ' F"-fnuu.'9 73,1 Wl'U'D Red Feather Poultry Feeds e Scratch-Mash-Chick lllllllllllIlllllIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIlllllllllllllllllllllllIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIlllllllllIllllllllIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIHIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII WD 7' S3 ,111-1-1 ffiwff ENGRAVINGS FOR THIS BOOK BY e Zilevtvic Qlitg Engraving mln BUFFALO l7li UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE LINCOLN OPENS SEPTEMBER IZ, I9I7 Offers a four year course of study leading to the degree Bachelor of Science in Agriculture and I-Iome Economics. Open to men and women who are graduates of four year accredited high schools. Faculty of over fifty men and women who are specialists in their lines of work. Splendid equipment, consisting of fine buildings and grounds, well equipped laboratories and lecture rooms, and broad acres of land for instructional and experimental work. Special course in practical agriculture for farmers. UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA SCHOOL OF AGRICULTURE OPENS ocToBER IZ, 1917 A technical secondary school teaching scientific farming and expert home keeping. Course of study four years: each year six and one-half months. Open to young men and women fifteen years of age, with eighth grade preparation. Students with one year of high school credit may graduate in three years. Students with two, three, or four years of high school credit may graduate in two years. Mature students may enter as specials, choosing the subjects they most desire. 177 xperzknw VJ7 ,ylury X If If flu... '47 'V i l and a complete understanding of present-day require- ments are reflected in all the details of advertising and other printed matters that we are responsible for. 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PRINTERS DESIGNERS BINDERS ENGRAVERS I000-1008 Q Street 133500 LINCOLN, NEBR. .I 3 - - X I L I The UH1V6fS1tY of Nebraska The Umverslty of Nebraska lncludes the following Colleges and Schools THE GRADUATE COLLEGE THE COLLEGE OF PHARMACY THE COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES THE GRADUATE SCHOOL OF EDUCATION THE TEACHERS COLLEGE THE SCHOOL OF COMMERCE THE COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE THE SCHOOL OF FINE ARTS THE COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING THE TEACHERS COLLEGE HIGH SCHOOL THE COLLEGE OF LAW THE SCHOOL OF AGRICULTURE THE COLLEGE OF MEDICINE THE NIEBRASKA SCHOOL OF AGRICULTURE urtls The Unlverslty opens for the first semester on the flrst Wednesday after the second Monday ln September One may enter also at the begmnmg of the second semester about February I or the Summer Session usually the first full week m une On any pomt of mformatlon Address THE REGISTRAR STATION A LINCOLN NEBRASKA cv . IJ. Q u a, ' , 179 THE SENIOR WAIL Cause Loughrldge w1ll and Zlmmer won t Cheuvrot does and Bradford don t If you ask them for a pass They ll answer w1th some sass How dare you? They ll scare you 'lhey are on to all our trlcks And they make us all so SlCk I thlnk that Hunter was very wxse Cause Bradford w1ll and Zlmmer won t And we re taklng a chance all the whlle Oh I used to be such a slow old poke It s a wonder I ever d1d get out ln soclety Ruby Faulhabtr , , . . . , 7 ! 7 . ! , . , . , . 7 7 He never asked "hows," "where," and "whys." 7 , l y . F , 7 , . -v 1 180 STOCK YARDS NATIO AL BA K OF SOUTH OMAHA THE ONLY BANK LOCATED IN THE UNION STOCK YARDS Capxtal S 750 000 00 Surplus and Profits 750 000 00 Deposits 12,000 000 00 We are prepared at any tlme to make deslrable loans on cattle sheep loc xtnd m terrltorv trlbutnry to market Correspondence mvlted H C BOSTWICK Preszdmi I B OWEN Cuslmr J C FRENCH Vice Preszdcnt H C MII LHR A 'ISIUTIICIIIIHI' F E HOVEY Vice Preszdwai If I ENERSON Asv lrmllashzu J S KING Asvwtanlto Preszdmf H W VORF Audelor F MFANANY I CHAS DAWSON 011 I I M YOUNC I fl C AY I GRAIN BELT SUPPLY COMPANY HIGHLY POTENT ANTI HOG CHOLERA SERUM GRAIN BELT BRAND VEGETABLE HOG ASH GRAIN BELT BRAND NAP THO ASH CA Dry Dlslnfectantl AND OTHER ALLIED PRODUCTS U S Vet License No 84 PHONES Office South 3554 Laboratory So 3569 Night Harney 4000 LIVE STOCK EXCHANGE BLDG OMAHA NEBRASKA . . . . . . . . . . . , . . ' ' " ' . .' orc ,, we 2 ' , ' A Q' z , this . . ,I .' -4, .. Q I , f."4- N . . . , '- . 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