University of Nebraska Lincoln - Cornhusker Yearbook (Lincoln, NE)

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Cotnbueker 1909 ■ ' ■ ' :A- h-; ' - University Song BY EX-CHANCELLOR ANDREWS (Tune: " Tlie Old Oaken Bucket. " ) Alma Mater, vc hail thee with loyal devotion. And bring to thy altar our offering of praise. Our hearts swell within us with joyful emotion As the name of " Nebraska " in chorus we raise. The happiest moments of youth ' s fleeting hours We ' ve passed ' neath the shade of these time-honored walls And sorrows as transient as April ' s brief showers Have clouded our lives in Nebraska ' s fair Iialls. And when we depart from thy friendly protection And boldly launch out upon life ' s stormy main, We ' 11 oft look behind us with grateful afifection And live our bright student days over again. When from youth we have wandered to manhood ' s high station. And hopeful young scions around us have grown, We ' 11 send tliem with love and with deep veneration As pilgrims to this, the best shrine we have known. And when life ' s golden Autumn with Winter is blending. And brows now so radiant are furrowed with care. When the blightings of age on our heads are descending. With no early friends all our sorrows to share. Ah, then as in memory backward we wander And roam the long vista of past years adown On tlie scenes of our student days often we ' 11 ponder, And smile to contemplate Nebraska ' s renown. s: ri oyttct 1501-050 Zl0kine5o -4j fc - Bs,, ra At this, the crowning point of another school year, it is befitting that we call together some of the numer- ous instances which have gone to make up the many joys and the few sorrows of the past years of our col- lege life. It is with no small degree of pride that we look back upon the work which we have about completed and the success we have attained. It is, therefore, with a feeling of pleasure that we present this partial record of our affiliation with our Alma Mater. If it may call up old memories, most dear to the minds of our alumni ; if it may kindle a deeper love and enthusiasm for " Old Nebraska " among the under- classmen ; if it may preserve the most sacred mem- ories of the classes, whose history is recorded upon its pages, it will have fulfilled its mission. ir. forgf Sufrt (Ennftra in a)i)irrciation of Ijia rnliraiiara to promote tl|P " Npbraaka Spirit " mt rpajifrtfuUg bcitcatr tljts iiolumr of tlfp (Eornl UHkpr Dr. George Evert Condra DOCTOR GEORGE EVERT CONDRA was born in Seymour, Iowa, February 2, 1S69. After graduation from tbe Seymour High School and the Western Norma! Scliool at Shenandoah, Iowa, he became a student successively m Iowa, Michigan. Nebraska, and Cor- nell Universities, specializing in biologj-, chemistry, and geology. He received the degrees of B.S., A.M., and Ph.D. from our University. Dr. Condra ' s experience as a teacher has been wide and varied, e.xtending from the country school, high school, and normal school to the University. As professor of geography and economic geology at Nebraska he has had charge of lecture, field, and laboratory work for seven years ; at Cornell University he was head of the department of geography in the summer session. Dr. Condra has been connected with the State Geological Survey for fif- teen years. During this time he has traveled between three hundred and four hundred thou- sand miles in Nebraska and surveyed the greater part of the State for the State Geological Survey, besides sixteen counties for the United States Geological Survey. Dr. Condra ' s thorough, painstaking thought and his ability as a writer are best shown in some of his publications, which are mostly along geographical and geological lines: (1) " New Species of Coal Measure Bryozoa of Nebraska. " (2) " Coal Measure Bryozoa in Nebraska. " ' (3) " Geography of Nebraska " — used as a text in most schools of the State. (4) " Preliminary Report on Agricultural Geology of Nebraska. " (5) " The Geology and Water Resources of Northeast Nebraska. " (6) " The Geology and Water Resources of the Republican Valley. " (7) " Sand and Gravel Resources of Nebraska. ' ' His active interest in general scientific lines is shown ni his official capacity as chair- man of the State Conservation Commission, president of the Nebraska .Academy of Science, membership in the Association of American Geographers, and the American Association for the Advancement of Science. But the remarkable energy of this man does not confine itself to instruction in the University nor to extensive investigations and surveys in his subjects. He is a well-known and able speaker, and delivers from fifty to seventy-five lectures during tbe year to teachers ' associations, farmers ' associations, commercial clubs, and national conventions. Thus far we have noted the intellectual and scholarly qualities of the man to whom our book is dedicated, but " a inaii has as many sides as he has friends, " and to the student body of the University of Nebraska Dr. Condra has represented an object only to be under- stood and striven for by a Nebraska graduate — " Nebraska spirit. " With this in view he was the originator of class Olympics ; with this in view he is the stanch advocate of clean athletics ; and with this in view he stands before the stiidcnt body and urges: " You can ' t win out in your studies by dreaming; you can ' t beat your opponents in football by shouting, ' We ' re all right, Nebraska ' s the queen of the West, ' but you ' ve got to knuckle down and say, ' We ' re going to work for it and we ' re going to fight for it, ' and then with this determination and purpose you will make good in the University and elsewhere. A helpful interest in student problems and a relentless and purposeful activity are the keynotes of this man ' s character and success. In recognition of this, the students of Ne- braska respectfully dedicate to him tlie .Xnnals of mon. The " Nebraska Spirit " The " Nebraska Spirit " College spirit is just as essential for the advancement of a univer- sity as patriotism is for the advancement of a nation. College spirit differs widely in different localities according to the manhood and womanhood of the student body: it may be good or bad — one of fair play, or of narrowness. Therefore, it is necessary in the growth of our " Nebraska spirit, ' ' symbolized by the " Scarlet and Cream, " that we look to the highest ideals and establish standards that will reflect the glory of our great State. Let us develop such a spirit in the undergraduate and alumnus that the fellowship of college chums and classmates at Nebraska will be cherished in the after years, and create an undying love for Ne- braska and our Alma Mater. Let us further promote the spirit of cleanness and fair play whether upon the athletic field or in intellectual pursuits, that our opponents may be filled with admiration for our practicum, and respect for the institution which we represent. Both Yale and Harvard are known for the quality of their spirit, which is now firmly established and reflected in their college traditions. May the " Nebraska spirit " grow. u V 3 i; X 7 C : O U i i! Z - The Comhusker Staff 11 The 1909 Cornhusker Staff W. A. Robertson, Law, 09 O. Bentley. ' ]() Editor-in-Chief Business Manager Managing Editors E. W. Hills, ' 09. R. S. MOSELEY, ' 10. C. P. Peterson, Law, ' 09. L. B. Sturdevant, Medical, ' 09. Associate Editors 09 Helen Gray Gertrude M. Neilson Besse L. Holcombe G. W. Peters Associate Editors 10 Ethel Perkins Florence Riddell Jessie Deminc Vallery White Assistant Editors 09 Helen Day F. A. Crites Robert Devoe, Law T. W. MosELEY, Farm Assistant Editors ' 10 Eleanor Barbour Esther Bailey Lenna Tim merman. Music James Tucker, Medical F. W. HOFMANN Staff Members Class of 1909 C. J. Wangerien F. A. Jones I. G. vonForell G. H. Matteson E. F. Guidinger J. C. Ketridge L F. Baker Guy Montgomery J. B. Johnson E. D. Drake D. T. Barrett K. P. Fredericks Carl Hall D. ElCHE Class of 1910 C. H. Hartwig Hazel Raber L. F. Flower John M. Alexander W. E. Byerts Sarah Martin W. H. Burleigh Lucia Arends M. Beghtol Cartoonists Blanch Sperling John Hoge Sam Sl. ughter Assistant Business Managers Frank O. Wheelock, ' 10. Frank M. Weller, ' 09. Homer E. Avlsworth, Law, ' lo. Wm. Nance Anderson, Medical, ' 10. l)k. !•:. lil ' NJAMIN ANDRI-WS, KX-CHANC1 " .1.I.( )K Clumci-llor of tlic University from I ' .ilMI lo J;iiuiary 1. IIID ' .I DR. SAMUEL AVERY Acting Chancellor ?X 4i i.--;«yy ' %«J5 ' 5 UNlli ' lU STATES BATTLILSIIIP ■ ' XliBRASKA " Built al Seattle, Washington. Launched October 7, li)()4. Coniplcnicni — 10 officers anil 772 men. Armament — Four i:. ' -inch, eight s-inch. twelve (i-ineh. twelve 3-inch rapid fire guns; four li-poundcr rapid tire, tw " . ' ■ ' • rapid fire: four .:iii calilier . : two .:iO caliber M; four 21-inch submerged torpedo tubes. Ltnulh 441 feet li inches; widih 7(i feet 2% inches. Dis- placement, 10,094 tons. Speed, in. oil kni ' ts. Cost, $:i,7:i;!,r.()0()o. CLASS OF 1909 C. E. Elliott Stuart P. Dobbs Vera C. Fink Lynn S. Fossler Officers for Year 1905- ' 06 President ' ice-President Secretary Treasurer SAMI ' EL M. RlNAKER Hubert O. Bell Helen G. Day Lisle ' . Smith Samuel M. Rinaker Marie F. Talbot - Helen G. Day Walter V. Kenner ers for Year 1906- ' 07 President - Frederick X. Wildish Nice-President - - - Julia N. Nagl Secretary - - - - Dale Lapp Treasurer - Hugh C. Robertson Robert L Elliott Guv Montgomery Mabel Snyder Ivan F. Baker Officers for Year 1907- ' 08 President Vice-President Secretary Treasurer Edward F. Guidixger Ann Watt Clara Hekmanson M. E. Cornelius Officers for Year 1908- ' 09 Guv H. Matteson Frank Reinsch Louise Stegner - F. A. Jones President Vice-President Secretary Treasurer - Elmi-.k W. Hills Helen G. Uav Gertrude M. Neii.son - A. G. Hamel i55 W01. ss FIVE SCORE years ago. the year 1809 gave birth to men who were destined to become the leaders of their time. So on this anniversary of that noted year the class of 1909 is born into the world under circumstances which prophesy that they, in their turn, will become as potent factors to control and direct the destinies of the coming generations as those brought forth a hundred years ago. This is but a prophecy, but based upon the analogy of years during which the present Senior class has existed, this prediction is the only natural conclusion which could be drawn. In considering the future of the class of 1909, it is fitting that for a moment we should look back upon the record made by them during their college course. In the fall of 1905, like the gathering of a nebulus, came our classmates, fresh from the parental environment of the high schools, to investigate the charms of higher education, whence comes that polish by which they are now distinguished. Late in September of the same year, through the assistance of the Registrar and the Dean of Women, order having been produced out of this chaos, a mass meet- ing was held, to which only those holding green registration slips, as proof of Freshmanship, were allowed within the inner sanctuary. During this conference was fought the memorable " Battle of the Pipe-organ, " when the sturdy Fresh- man hosts drove back the mighty horde of invading Sophomores. C. E. Elliott, the " Famous Journalist, " was chosen by the victors to be their standard bearer and captain to lead them on to greater glories. Nothing further transpired to mar the peace and tranquillity during the first semester. The second semester was marked by events which placed the class in the prominence which they have since enjoyed. S. M. Rinaker. our representative at Oxford College, took up the reins of government upon the expiration of President Elliott ' s term, and showed his abil- ity as an executive by being twice elected to this important office. During the first term of President Rinaker ' s administration our class won laurels by securing the basketball championship and winning the interclass indoor track meet. During the second term of this administration our class was neither aggressive nor aggressed upon to any great extent. ' T is true, a new class of be- ings entered upon the campus and usurped our cast-off domiciles. The proper station of these recruits was demonstrated when their chieftain, Heskett, was rejuvenated in the College Fount of Youth, situated at the cross-roads of nth and J streets. An attempt at retaliation was made by these beings, and Verne Gittings, M. of C. of the Sophomore Hop, was abducted and carried to Roca. . rescue partv composed of members of the class of 1909 nobly followed, steamed to the enemy ' s hold, and returned INIr. Gittings in time for him to execute his official capacity at the hop. This rescue at the same time laid the foundation of the class debt. At a later date, the Freshman M. of C. was taken to his hop at a very late hour, and passed the evening handcufifed to a member of the class of 1909. 18 Class of 1909 In the third year of college. Robert I. Elliott guided the ship of state, now bearing the colors of upper classmen. Led by a captain of strong voice and im- pressive bearing, we defeated the Seniors of 1908 on the gridiron and celebrated the triumph in the event of the season, the Junior Prom. Ed. Guidinger took the ship the second semester. The Seniors of 1908 were given a royal reception in the classic hall, the Temple, while all civil matters were fought out over the acquisition of the coveted position, editor-in-chief of the class chronicles, the Corniusker of 1909. War was waged and settled by ihe election of W. A. Robertson to that position of trust and hard work. Earlv in the fall of 1908, the dawn of the Senior year, clouds dark and ominous gathered on the horizon. A girl was to run for class presidency. The valiant men of the class averted such a catastrophe, however, and elected Guy Matteson to save the da y. and the class. All class business was started promptly and continued vigorously by the new president. The first burst of enthusiasm resulted in the Senior Breakfast. Octo- ber 17, held at Lincoln Park. Almost before the sun had commenced his day ' s journey. Seniors were seen streaming through the woods fittingly accompanied by boxes and baskets. Soon streams of smoke were seeking the rarer atmosphere, while on the glowing coals rested white potatoes, weenies, and coffee. Original songs and yells by the class, in two opposing sections, followed. Races and an informal dance sent the members of the class of loog home in jubilant and noisy spirits. Ere long the Play committee was in action, while, as a result of the Cap and Gown researches. Senior mortar-boards graced the campus. On the gridiron, the team of 19a) upheld the pristine glory of the class, and. to the pride of all their classmates, won the valued ' 09 sweaters. The month of February. 19CX), heralded the second administration, our last, under Elmer W. Hills. Arrived at the point of clear, far-sighted vision and calm philosophv, we measured the distance behind us and found it long; we measured the distance ahead, and found it short and wonderfully rich in possibilities. First we must leave our name, immemorable in the annals of the University of Ne- braska. What did our college need that it lacked? Ah, a Senior pin, a uniform pin, one that all graduates should recognize and be proud of. Representatives from the four classes, 1912, 191 1, 1910, and 1909, met and after lengthy and painstaking deliberations, chose the emblem which shall henceforth and forever give a character and an individuality to the grad of Nebraska. Realizing the faithful work of the chainuan of the play Committee, Besse Holcombe, and the careful selection of the cast, we look forward with joy to its staging in June. On February 5. we were ready to iilay again. Casting aside the dignity of cap and gown, donning the garb of childhood days, and the masks of jesters, we wended our way to the Temple and played droj) the handkerchief, spinning the pan, and other staid games. The stately ' irginia reel, the gayer two-step and rhvthmic waltz ended an evening filled with the charm " . 11 hail to i()09 ! " Even so as we have prospered, and been happy in the past may we prosper and be wise in the future. ATay our deeds always l e to our credit and to that of our Alma Mater! Class of 1910 19 Class of 1910 A. J. Heskett CoRALiE Meyer Helen Mitchell Paul Marvin - Officers for Year 1906- ' 07 President Vice-President Secretary Treasurer L. J. Weaver Josephine Huse Helen Mitchell - Paul Marvin J. M. Alexander James A. Ayres Hedwig Jaeggi Arbor Barth Officers for Year 1907- ' 08 President Vice-President - Secretary Treasurer Harry C. Ingles Nell Whitmore Irma Franklin Fred Hofmann William Byerts Jess Clark Florence Riddell w. a. monson Officers for Year 1908- ' 09 President Vice-President Secretary Treasurer Paul Yates Beulah Jennings Jeanette Lawrence G. M. Wallace Freshman Hop Harry Ingles ------- Master of Ceremonies Lyle Davis - - - - Chairman Sophomore Hop Dale F. McDonald ------ Master of Ceremonies Jesse M. Clark --------- Chairman Junior Prom Arbor Barth - - Master of Ceremonies John M. Alexander -------- Chairman CLAIS 1111 (Being a compilation of the letters of a nienibtr of that class to a friend at home; nv GKAC1-; KI.MMliL University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebraska. October 5, 1906. Robert Clark, Hitchcock, Nebraska: Dear Old Bob — At last I am fairly launched, a member of a full-fledged class, upon the rather boisterous sea of University life, and am coming to you to unload my first impressions. You have been through it all and can understand something of the trials of a Freshman. Registration week wore me out completely. The fellows were fine about showing me how to do it and helping me to get my bearings on the campus, but in the office I got it with all the other Freshmen. You know how it is. — crush, hurry, push, jam for the eight hours of the working day. After two days of it I needed the remainder of the week to recuperate. Having succeeded in satisfactorily explaining to the Rhetoric Department " who I am and why I came to the University of Nebraska. " and having satisfied several professors on various points of interest in my chequered career, I was at liberty to turn my attention to " divers and sundry " student activities. Following the lead of classes who have gone before, the class of 1910 met at Memorial Hall for permanent organization. The occasion was certainly most inspiring. While without the sacred portals a mob of curious and husky Sophs howled and shouted in impotent derision, we on the inside carried out our purpose strong in dignified calm. Upon A. J. Heskett was bestowed the honor of being the first president of the class of 1910. and amid loud cheering our organization was completed. But alas for our jubilant spirits! The foiled Sophs sought their revenge. They swooped down in numbers upon our unsuspecting and unprotected presitlent and a few of his friends. They were marched to the fountain at nth and [ and there, before a crowd of jeering Sophs, were ingloriouslv ducked. Now we have in turn sworn revenge and await the opportunity for evening up things. Rest assured 1 will keep you posted as to the result of our plots. Jack. December 20. 1906. Dear Bob — We have been having great sport since my last epistle Hitch- cock-ward, and I congratulate myself on having some one like you to enjoy it with me all over again. Since the Varsity football season closed, class doings have kept tlie air filled with excitement and are still claiming the most of our attention. Chief among these affairs has been the develo])ment of the 1909-10 feeling. Football offered us our first opportunity to humiliate the Sophs. In the class champioiishi]i series we beat them thoronghly and further added to our glory by tying with the Seniors for the championshii) of the school. That was a great game, and with any luck we would have won it. The Sophs planned to hold their annual Imp December 15. This was another opportunity, and we made the most of it. ( )n the morning before the hop we cap- tured the master of ceremonies. The l)oys had an auto waiting. We hustled him into it and were off to Roca before the Sopiis discovered their loss. Leaving the M. C. in the little burg guarded 1) two husky iM-eshmen. we returned to Ijiicoln to threw the Sdiihs off the trail. ' I ' hev were " (in. " however, and we oidv man- Class of 1910 21 aged to delay them here until evening. Then somehow they got information that made them sure of the place, and in two autos we raced to Roca. Unluckily we broke down. The Sophs of course then beat us to the house, overpowered our guard, and rescued their man. About six the next morning we were back in Lincoln. Suspicion had fallen on a certain house here and, undaunted by our failure of the night before, we surrounded it and waited hopefully. But we had been misinformed and discovered it only when it was too late to make any other plans. We lost out there, but we took it in true 191 o style and marched to Sam ' s cafe. There we held a rousing good banquet and swore vengeance once more. We still have time to pay the Sophs back and they had to work this time to beat us. I will be home in a few days and tell you more. Jack. February i, 1907. Dear Bob — Once more we have gotten the best of the Sophs. We had our big Freshmen Hop January 25 at the Lincoln, and it went off perfectly. The lit- tle party we had in Memorial Hall before Christmas was unmolested, but we were looking for trouble this time. The Sophs made gallant but ineffectual attempts to capture Lyle Davis, the chairman of the committee, and even more strenuous efforts to get hold of Harry Ingles, the M. C. With almost Soph-like wisdom we kept them both successfully hidden, and so our first big social stunt went off in regulation style with all officers present. Our presidential campaign passed off quietly this time, and L. J. Weaver was elected with very little opposition. Jack. May 5, 1907. Dear Old Pal — Strenuous college life with the spring weather on is mighty hard to keep up with, and it is a good thing that there is a considerable amount of fun mi.xed up with the work. Otherwise I could not stand it. Class affairs have been plenty this spring and we have much to be thankful for in that line. Once more we defeated them in athletics. Our basketball season was about the most satisfactory thing of the whole year. We have a splendid team and took everything in sight. They beat the Sophs easily and won the cham- pionship from the Seniors in the finals. The girls ' basketball season was not so successful. They lost to the Sopho- more girls by a single goal and so had no chance to fight the Seniors. The tour- nament was played as usual in the armory behind closed doors labeled " Ladies only. " As usual, the east door of the armory and the windows in all the nearby buildings were filled with the curious ones who were not " ladies. " May 4 we had our second hop. Whether the long inactivity of the Sophs had rendered us careless or not I do not know. At any rate we were only able to save Frank Wheelock, the chairman, from the hands of the Soph kidnapers. La wrence Holland, the M. C, was captured. All efforts to rescue him before the dance failed, but at about nine o ' clock he appeared at Fraternity Hall hand- cuffed to one of his captors. We are just about quits now, and so I suppose will end this year. Jack. October i, 1907. !My Dear Bob — Back at school again and everything is once more in running order. I thought last vear that I was fresher than most first-year men, but I know that I was not in the same class at all with some of these ' 11 Freshmen. They are green enough to suit St. Patrick himself. Being Sophomores it was up to us to get busy early in the year. Our own 22 Class of 1910 political fight was short and close. J. M. Alexander was elected by a small ma- jority over F. O. Wheelock. Having thus quickly disposed of our own politics, we turned our attention to the management of Freshman affairs. . s benign Juniors, our friends of " 09 found it impossible to keep out of Freshman-.Sopho- more scra])s. They proposed to take charge of the first Freshman meeting, to instruct the credulous youngsters in the ways of the University world, and to give them a paternal push in the right direction. Scenting in this arrangement an un- warranted interference with our natural rights, we got together in a plot to stop it at once. About si.xteen of us met at the high school the night before the Fresh election. We knew that there were four candidates in the race, and for a time we were stumped. Finally some one suggested that we get them all. ' e mapped out a brief campaign for the night ' s work and separated about nine o ' clock. There were four divisions, each after a certain man, and we had planned on meetings and reenforcements where we felt that it would be necessary. The group which was detailed to get Weaverling, whom we felt to be one of the im- portant candidates, had a hack to aid them. With some difficulty we persuaded Weaverling to go with us peaceably and escorted him across the viaduct. Under guard he was headed for Capital Beacli, and the hack returned to help the others. A second division arrived at Hascall ' s home about nine o ' clock. Mr. Hascall was not at home. When would he be in? Hard to tell. He was at a dance; 9:30. 10:00, 10:30, and Hascall did not show up. At last shortly after eleven o ' clock the half-dozen watchers were rewarded by seeing the candidate, whistling in fancied security, come toward his home. He was taken on his own doorstep, marched down South street, out across Salt Creek toward the old Western Nor- mal. The party spent half the night wandering around in the wilds of Salt Creek valley, and finally arrived at the rendezvous at 3:30 a.m. The Junior president had been captured, too, and the entire party, the Sophs shivering and the Freshies roasting, spent the night and the ne.xt day in hiding at Robber ' s Cave. At about four the next afternoon we started back to town. At the viaduct a band of Sophomores met us with the news that Weaverling had been elected. We released Hascall, and, painting Weaverling a bright green, paraded him down O street. He made a speech, and as we knew what he had been througli the night before we decided to forego the ducking which, in memory of our Freshie days, we felt that he should have. Point I for 1910! Jack. February i. 1908. Dear IjOB — We are certainly feeling fine as regards our athletic stunts. The success of the Varsity seems to have passed onto us. Once again we have squelched those gentle I ' eshmen, adding a football victory to their long list of grievances against us. Then we properly humiliated our old enemies, the Juniors, by defeating the Seniors in the fast finals. So we have ended ;i fine .season with the ehami)ionship and sweaters belonging to us. In their over-anxiety to even up, the Freshies did a rasli tiling. ( )ur class hop came off in January with Jesse Clark managing. Of course we expected trouble, but not so soon as it came. Fully a week before the ilance Dale McDon- ald, M. C, was kidnaped by a mob of Freshmen and driven to Beatrice in an auto. Not satisfied with their feat the foolish Freshies boasted, and their vanitv proved their undoing. The Chancellor took a hand in the affair and demande.l that McDonald be returned to .school. The Fresjiie president was excited and pro- posed to defy orders; but the class, with greater wisdom than their previous ac- tions would have led any one to exi)ect from them, dicidi l to ohev. antl .McDonald was returned. Point 2! fAcK. Class of 1910 23 May 15, 1908. Dear Old Bob — We have been more than busy and to some purpose, for we have won athletic honors and others as well. Harry Ingles defeated S. A. Ma- hood in the run for the presidency and politics generally has been rather exciting. We again won the championship in basketball — another score against the Juniors. The girls lost their tournament, hovve er, allowing the Seniors to take the honors there. A hop at Fraternity Hall May 8, with W. E. Byerts chairman and L. H. Harte as M. C, closed our social season. The Freshies did not succeed in making us any trouble and it proved a financial success as well. On Ivy Day, the first trial of a new system for the program was made, and 1910 shone brilliantly in the results. The interclass meet we lost to the Fresh- men, but our part of the evening program was voted by the judges " the best " thing offered. Jack. December I, 1908. Dear Old Bob — Varsity work and Varsity athletics have so completely taken up my time that I needed your questions to make me sit up and notice what the class was doing in that line. VVe had splendid representation in Varsity track work and football. After a hard fight our boys lost the class championship in football. Our Varsity men were of course not allowed to play, and this recollec- tion comforts us for our loss. Things have been going fairly well this year. The election of W. E. Byerts to the presidency was accomplished without much opposition. Jack. March 18, IQ09. Dear Bob — You should see us now ! Natty, blue bull-dog caps with gold class numerals appeared on the men early in February and created such a favor- able impression that hats for the girls are to follow soon. Paul Yates won the presidency from Josephine Huse by only one vote. It is the first time a co-ed has ever run for the office, and as you see she was strongly supported. The rest of the officers were, as usual, easily disposed of. The Junior Prom, February 5, was successful beyond all precedence. J. M. Ale.xander as chairman managed the finances with the most satisfactory results and the dance itself, with Arbor Barth M. of C, was a splendid affair. The success of our men in athletics win.s us the championshij:) for the third consecutive time. Just now our attention is on something rather new in University life. They have begTui a series of interclass debates ; and we stand well up in the chances for the championship. The success of our men in athletics, winning us the cham- pionship for the third consecutive time, makes us even more an.xious to make good in the new line. Our girls were once more defeated in the tournament by the very small mar- gin of I point. Hard luck seems to tag us there, and we wonder if a tournament open to men as well as co-eds would not prove to be the step necessary to " fly the hoodoo. " We have just elected Ralph ]Moseley as editor-in-chief of ne.xt ' ear ' s Coun- HUSKER. We are preparing to be Seniors, you see. Oddly enough, I don ' t be- lieve that I will be ready to leave the Varsity in one year, and I know that three years have been very short and full of new and pleasant experiences. Every week brings fresh interests into our lives. Every new friend adds to the ties that hold us to dear old Nebraska! In one vear we will be leaving, but in that year we have time to do something and learn to be something that will count for the glory of Nebraska and the class of 1910! Jack. Sophomore Class Officers I ' .UAM II. V ' K ' -l ' rrSliUlll J. Lawhkno: - - Presidtiit Mukehouse OSTERHOUT, Vice-Pri .i(liiu McCarthy, Treasurer, Secretary W 1 ij.i A M s . Tioa sii rer Class of 1911 25 Class of 1911 NEARLY two years has elapsed since the class of 191 1 entered the Univer- sity of Nebraska. Of the six hundred students who were enrolled for the Fresh- man year only about three hundred and twenty-five are still seen on the campus. In those two years many changes have taken place, as the second year class, the Sophomores, grasped at University customs and attempted to fall in line with the spirit of the school. Emerging from a hard-fought election at the beginning of the school year, at which J. E. Lawrence was elected president, the class began to marshal its strength in preparation for the " Olympics, " as the annual class fight between the two lower classes has been dubbed. Ushered in by cold weather, it seemed as if Dame Fortune had deserted the camp of the Sophomores, and with a tie score in the individual events it seemed as if the Freshmen were to defy all well-estab- lished rules of University life by defeating the upper classmen. The Sophs ral- lied in the grand finale, however, and in the " free-for-all " used the Freshmen as ploughs for the dust at Antelope park. That was the beginning of better days. Following in the footsteps of the victory was the Sophomore Hop under the man- agement of Walter Weiss, chairman, and Arnold Bald, master of ceremonies. Although the weather man tried to hand out a lemon, the attendance exceeded the expectations of the most sanguine, and the hop proved to be a great financial success, giving the Sophomores the distinction of holding the only dollar-and-a- quarter dance at the Lincoln which resulted successfully financially. A few weeks later the Sophomore Informal with Phil Fredericks as chairman proved equally as popular. " Coup d ' Etat " describes the action of the Freshmen Laws in the election the second semester. By a clever movement they elected Nye Morehouse of Fre- mont. Morehouse has proved an able executive. During the second semester the class has been well represented in other activities. The football team was strong, defeating the juniors 5 to o, but losing to the championship senior aggre- gation after a hard gridiron battle. Fourth place fell to the second year men in the indoor meet, but the leaders were only a few points ahead, and all four teams were very evenly matched. In debating the Sophs were defeated by the cham- pionship Freshman team by a two-to-one decision. Viewed from the Sophomore standpoint the past two years have been most successful. Freshman Class Officers VVoni.uiiuni,;,r.v I nnMA . I ' r ' M.Kiu 1 ' ,. ( .m i..,. Vico-Presi.lLMit MuNGFK, I wisurii- Dennis. Secretary WIDENER, Sergi-aiU-:it-. riiis Ceksiaiiikk. rri idoiit Jones. Treasurer IT IS annually reported that the new Freshman class is the greenest of all green things that have as ' et appeared on the campus. Xotwitlistanding the fact that the class of nineteen-twelve was at first accused of being greener than the grass of spring, we have rapidly lost our verdant appearance and assimilated the customs and traditions of the University. Like one who looks from the sunlit hilltop down into the darksome valley we look back to that period of mute aston- ishment and trepidation which extended over the days of registration and the opening weeks of school. Now we are toiling to unravel the double knots here meted out to the Freshmen, and we have begun to realize that the task falling to our lot is the task of men. The Freshmen rather expected some attempt at interference upon the part of the Sophomores at the first class meeting, but being fearful of either our num- bers or the Chancellor ' s hand, they caused no disturbance. Three rival candi- dates for the presidential chair mounted the platform in Memorial Hall so as to give the class an opportunity of judging their respective abilities. Naturally the man who presented the best stage appearance won, and Gerspacher was elected though closely pressed by Rohan. During this administration a class hop was given at the Lincoln hotel. This was a success from a social point of view, but the finances fell short. This year marks the inauguration of organized class rivalry. The first time at Nebraska an official " class rush " between the Sophomores and Freshmen was held. This was lost by 19 12 although hotly contested. The opposing sides were distinguished by colors worn at the calf of the leg ; the Sophomores wore a bloody crimson, while the Freshmen wore the innocent white. The Freshmen won a majority of points in wrestling and boxing, and they also won the Marathon race over a course from Mr. Bryan ' s home at Fairview to the field at Antelope Park. The supremacy of brawn over brain was plainly demonstrated when we lost the tug of war. This victory of the Sophomores gave them the right to frame rules to govern the conduct of Freshmen while on the campus, and very soon these rules appeared posted in prominent places. These rules were never obeyed, and the placards quickly vanished, since some of us desired them for souvenirs. .A.t the second election of officers greater enthusiasm was shown. The cam- paign of the candidates was more spirited and the interest of the members of the class more general. A landslide elected Thomas. In both football and basketball we have shown very promising material, and can expect to take an important part in University athletics next year. In the interclass track meet we won the relay race, which is generally acknowledged to be the most important event. In debating we have already demonstrated our superiority over the Sopho- mores and are about to debate the Seniors for the championship of the LTniver- sity. We expect to enter this line of activity with the same energy we expect to show along athletic and other lines. As the year draws to a close it is plain that the class has become more unified, and is now increasing so rapidly in that respect that it promises soon to become a factor and a power in the LTniversity affairs. D. B. V. State Farm Class Officers LlEiiERS, T ' risickiil Isham. Vice-President Wli.cox, Secretary Ei.iiiiK, Treasurer Vanskivek, Sergeant-at-Arnis Kdhkktson, Class Editor Senior Class State Farm 29 Senior Class State Farm IN THE FALL of 1906 there assembled from the various parts of the United States a class which was destined to be one of the most prominent and enterpris- ing of any class which had ever been in the Nebraska School of Agriculture. The exceedingly congenial spirit and enthusiasm of this class was oftentimes the subject of comment. So it was from this state of affairs that a plan was fonnulated which was to bind them still closer together and also furnish an in- tellectual as well as social benefit. Mr. L. C. Robertson conceived the idea of a literary society, and thinking, with some people, means action. As a result the first literary society was organized and called " The Davisson Literary Society, " in honor of Professor Davisson. The class spirit grew, and in their Junior year a flurry of excitement was brought upon the sedate, peace-loving students by the arrival of April i. There is nothing in that simple date which sounds alarming, yet to have empty class rooms was the cause of much amazement and consterna- tion to the instructors. Panic seized the community and tongues were set wag- ging as to the whereabouts of the class of 1909. But they all came back the very next day, and if further proof of their return is necessary ask Rands, Anthony, Kindig, and some of the others who found the farm pump especially alluring. But as is often the case, there are always some who grieve at youth ' s caprices, and it proved true here. The " Duke " summoned the class and pointed out to them the folly of their fun, and told them that as he always had the welfare of school and class at heart, he hoped the practice of Sneak Day would be abolished. The class, repentant and contrite, tried to make up for past indiscretions by enter- taining in a royal manner the outgoing class. In athletics their prowess is well known, having carried away the class base- ball championship in both the Freshman and Junior years and a brilliant outlook for the present season. And now the last year has come, and this remarkable class continues to dis- tinguish itself. Perceiving that one literary organization was inadequate, a sec- ond one was formed, which is known as the Ophelian Literary Club. Then our distinguished classmates, Mr. Moseley and Mr. Carse, got busy. Knowing that soon the class would disperse and go back to the farm, it would behoove the amateur farmer to know the best metliods obtainable in the field of agriculture by which bigger potatoes and larger apples could be grown with less destroying insect pests and growing of lemons and the like, consequently the " Ne- braska Budders " came into existence, expecting to put into practice the theories learned at school. But all too soon the day comes when each student receives his degree and leaves the preparatory department to enter the School of Life where, from past history, we find it to be a constant struggle and finally the survival of the fittest. May each one in the class of 1909 find himself fully prepared to meet and overcome the difficulties which beset his way. May Providence pour out her rich- est blessing and prosperity on the best, the largest, the most active, wideawake class which has ever g-one out from this institution. 30 The Graduate School The Graduate School Samuel Averv, Ph.D. Acting Chancellor and President of Univer- sity Senate Lucius Adelno Sherman, Ph.D. Dean of the College J Members of the Faculty G. E. Barber, A.M., Head Professor of Ro- man History L. A. Sherman, Ph.D., Head Professor of English Literature C. E. Bessev, Ph.D., LL.D.. Head Professor of Botany J. T. Lees, Ph.D., Head Professor of Greek. H. VV. Caldwell, A.M., Head Professor of American History E. H. Barbour, Ph.D., Head Professor of Geology F. M. Fling, Ph.D., Head Professor of Eu- ropean History E. W. Davis, Pli.D., Head Professor of Mathematics L. Bruner, B.Sc, Head Professor of En- tomology L. FossLER, A.M., Head Professor of Ger- manic Languages H. B. Ward, Ph.D., Head Professor of Zoology G. W. A. ' LucKEv, Ph.D., Head Professor of Education V G. L. Taylor, A.B., LL.B., Head Pro- fessor of Political Economy C. R. Richards, M.E., MM.E., Head Pro- fessor of Mechanical Engineering O V. P. Stout, B.C.E., C.E., Head Pro- fessor of Civil Engineering Samuel Averv, Ph.D., Head Professor of Chemistry G. E. Howard, Ph.D., Head Professor of Political Science and Sociology G. D. SwEZEV, A.M., Astronomy G. H. Morse, B.E.I ' :., l :kclrical Engineering. F. C. French, Ph.D., Pliilosophy Clara Conklin, A.M., Romance Languages R. H. V()i.(ott, A.m., M.D.. Anatomy P. PI. Fkvk. A.B., Klietoric A. L. Haecker, B.Sc. a., Dairv Husbandry H. K. Wolfe, Ph.D., Psychology- G. R. Chatburn, a.m.. Applied Mechanics E. L. Hinman, Ph.D., Philosophy C. A. Ski nner, Ph.D., Physics C. E. CoNDRA, Ph.D., Geology F. J. Alwav, Chemistry E. Maxev, D.C.L, Ph.M., Public Law W. C. Webster, Ph.D., Commerce A. L. Candy, Ph.D., Mathematics W. F. Dann. A.M.. History and Criticism of Fine Arts B. E. Moore, Ph.D., Physics P. H. Grummann, A.m., German H. H. Waite. A.m., M.D., Bacteriology and Pathology F. J. Phillips, A.B., M.S.F., Forestry H. Webster, Ph.D., Sociologj ' and Anthro- pology C. C. Engberg, Ph.D., Mathematics R. A. Lyman, A.M., M.D., Pharmacy B. Dales, Ph.D.. Chemistry A. E. Guenther, Ph.D., Physiology W. A. Willard, A.m., Zoology Louise Pound, Ph.D., English Literature J. E. Almv, Pli.D., Plivsics C. W. Wallace, Ph.D., English Literature F. A. Stuff. A.M., English Literature A. Keyser. .A.m., Soils G. Jones, Ph.D., .• merican History C. E. Persinger, . .M.. American History F. W. Sanford, A.B., L;itin F. D. Barker. A.M., Zo .ilog) ' J. II. Powers, Pli.D., Zoology II. .Alice Howell, .-V.M., Rhetoric D. Ford, A.M., Rhetoric Julia Korsmeyer, A.M., F ' reiich E. R. Walker, Ph.D., Botany Mary Louise Fossler. .V.M., Chemistry L. E. Aylsworth, A.B., Political Science Graduate Students 1908- ' 09 31 Graduate Students 1908- ' 09 Nelly G. Alexander Mattie Allen (Education. Political Science) Christian A. Anderson L. G. Atherion (Zoology) ■.M. E. A. AuL (American History) Clara M. Ballard (French) May N. Bardwell (Geography, Botanv ) P. B. Barker (Soils) O. L. Barnebey (Chemistry) Satis Chandra Basu (Political Economy) Sarah G. Bates E. C. Bishop (Geography) W. G. Bishop (Geography) Dr. J. M. Brown (Physiology) B. A. BuRDicK (American History) D. G. Burrage (Greek) T. A. Butcher (Philosophy) A. F. Carpenter (Mathematics) Annis S. Chaiken (Greek) Vivian L. Chrisler (Physics) Mary Crawford (English Literature) Raymond E. Dale (American History) M. R. Daughters (Chemistry) H. B. DuNCANSoN (Zoology) C. Emerson (Bacteriology) R. A. Emerson (Agricultural Botany) Ethel Erford (Education) Flora G. Ernst (Botany) Halle L. Ewing (Political Science) H. C. Feemster (Mathematics) Ethel C. Field (Botany) Flora Fifer (Latin) E. K. Files (Agricultural Chemistry) H. L. FoLTZ (Zoology) Kate Foster (Latin) Katherine E. Gibson (German) L. F. GlESEKER C. GiLMORE (Political Science) M. R. GiLMORE (Botany) E. A. Grone (Civil Engineering) W. W. GuSHEE (Philosophy) E. R. Guthrie (Philosophy) A. Hargett, Jr. (Mathematics) C. P. Hartley (Botany) A. L. Harvey (Electrical Engineering) D. C. Hilton (Zoology) TiciA Blanche Horning (Geography) F. E. Howard (Education) Ethel L. Howie ( European History) T. A. Hutton (American Hist, Education) Della E. Ingram (Botany) W. R. Jackson (Education) Myra L. Kerns (Gernoan) W. B. Kline (Political Science) J. C. Knode (English Literature) F. K. Krueger (Political Science) J. F. Krueger (Political Science) G. R. LaRue (Zoology) Anna M. Lute (Education, Botany) F. W. Leavitt (English Literature) J. G. W. Lewis (American History) E. M. Little (Bacteriology) Edith Long (Mathematics) A. J. Ludden (American History) H. E. McCoMB (Physics) Margaret H. McLean (Mathematics) Amy E. Mavlaxu (American Hist.) Deceased E. G. Montgomery (Botany) Eda B. Myers (Geography) Daisy J. Needham (European History) Candis Jane Nelson (Philosophy) Gustav a. Neumann (Political Science) K. B. Newton (Zoology) Felix Newton (English Literature) F. W. Park P. V. Pepoon (Education, American Hist.) Inez C. Philbrick (Political Science) Mrs. Bertha B. Phillips (German) C. W. Philpott (Philosophy) Olivia Pound (European History) Alice M. Purinton (Physics) Edith L. Robbins (English Literature) J. W. Roberts (Botany) Winifred P. Rowell (English Literature) J. J. Runner (Astronomy) W. L. Schuppert (American History) R. D. ScoTT (English Literature) Dorothy M. Seabrook (English Literature) Nettie Wells Shugart (English Literature) Myron H. Swenk (Botany) J. E. Taylor (American History, Political Science) C. E. Teach (American History) C. E. Temple (Botany) W. S. Thompson (Philosophy) Carey E. Vail (Agricultural Chemistry) Edith A. Van Middlesworth (Geography) Leva B. Walker (Botany) Mrs. Lydia M. Ward (French) J. A. Warren (Geography) Julia P. Watson (Geography) Zella Wentz (Mathematics) Mrs. Hattie Plu.m Williams (.Am. Hist.) Julia Minot Wort (European History) L. G. Alberton (Zoology) A. H. Bigelow (Education, Geography) J. M. Brown (Physiology) A. R. Calvert (Geology, Geography) I. C. Cutter (Botany) Brittania Daughters ( Political Science, Education) R. W. Eaton (Political Science) Agnes Gordon (French) Paul Goss (Geography, Education) H. H. Hahn (Political Science, Education) A. J. Hargett (Mathematics, Education) Ethel House (European History) Y. Inouye (Political Science) L. A. Jones (Physics) ZoE NiMS (Philosophy) L. J. Pepperberg (Geology, Geography) N. F. Peterson (Botany) J. R. Purcell (Political Science) Percy Purviance (Geography) Laura Pfeifer (European History) Joseph Sparks (Political Science, Education) Mrs. j. Sparks (Political Science) W. L. Stephens (Political Science, Education) C. N. Walton (Education. Political Science) A. R. Weeks (Soils, Geography) 34 College of Literature, Science and the Arts The College of Literature, Science and the Arts Samuel Avekv, Ph.D. Acting Chancellor and President of the Univer- sity Senate Eli.erv Williams Davis, Ph.D. Dean of the College and Head Professor of Mathematics Members of the Faculty G. E. B.XRUEK, A.M., Ik-ad Professor of Ro- in;in History and Literature L. . . Shek. l n, Ph.D.. Head Profes.sor of luiglish Literature C. E. BES.SEV. Pli.D., LL.D., Head Professor of Botanv J. T. Lees. Pli.D., Head Professor of Greek. H. VV. C.M.DWELL, A.. L, Head Professor of American History E. H. B.VRnoUR, Ph.D., Head Professor of Geology F. M. Fi-ING, Ph.D., Ik-ad Professor of l-ai- ropean History L. FossLER, .-X.M., Head Professor of Cler- nianic Languages G. V. A. LucKEV. Pli.D.. Head Professor of Education W. G. L. Tavlor. A.B., LL.B., I lead Pro- fessor of Political Economy Ellery Williams Davis, PhD , I k-ad Pro- fessor of Mathematics E. A. Burnett, B.Sc, Directi)r l- . |)erinKnt Station Samuel . ' verv. Ph.D.. 1 k-ad Professor of Chemistry G. E. Howard, PhD,. Professor of Political Science G. P. Co.sTicAN, Jr., A.. 1., 1.1..D., Jiu-ispru- dcnce A. E. DaVISSON, A.B.. I k-.-ld Professor of Agricultural Education C. Fordyce. Ph.D.. Ik-a.l Pmlessnr of l- " .dii- cation Ph.B., LD., Physical Educa- Philosophy R. G. Clapp, tion F. C. Fren-ch, Ph.D., Clara Conklin, A.M.. Romance Languages P. H. Frve, A.B., Rhetoric L M. Fogg. A. L, Rhetoric H. K. Wolfe, Ph.D., Psvchologv E. L. HiN. iAX, Ph.D.. Philosophy C. . . Skinner, Ph.D., Physics W. K. Jewett, . .B.. M.D., Librarian 1-:. Maxev, D.C.L.. Ph. , Public La v. V. C. Webster, Ph.D., Commerce. . ' . L. Candy, Mathematics W. F. Dann, A.i L, Fine Arts B. I-:. Moore, Ph.D., Physics P. H. Grl ' Mmann, A.iL, German 11. Webster, Ph.D., Sociology C. C. Engberg, Ph.D., Mathematics Benton Dales, Ph.D., Chemistry 11. B. Ai.e.xander, Ph.D., Philosopliy J. E. LeRossignol, Ph.D., Political Economy A. A. Reed. A.B., Secondary Education Louise Pound, Ph.D., English Literature J. E. Almv, Ph.D.. Physics C. W. Wallace. Ph.D., English Literature V. A. Stuff, A.M., English Literature Nellie Jane Compton, A.B., .Assistant Li- brarian G. Jones, Ph.D., American History C. F,. Persinger, A.m., American History 1-. " . Sanford, A.B.. Latin W. I ' . Brenke, Ph.D., RLithematics THE COLLEGE OF LITERATURE. SCIENCE AXD ARTS was the first department to be established under the act of February 15, 1869. One build- ing was erected in 1870, and the college opened September 7, 1871. Actual work began with five professors and twenty students. The first year Allen Benton, A.M., LL.D., was chancellor and also professor of intellectual and moral sciences. Five more chairs were filled, those of Ameri- can language and literature, mathematics, rhetoric and English literature, chem- istry and natural science, Latin school, and agriculture. For many years the College of Literature, Science and Arts maintained three courses of study, classical, literary, and scientific, each leading to its particular degree. Later the scientific course was transferred to the Industrial College. The first twenty years, in 189 1, showed a great increase. Charles E. Bessey was Acting Chancellor at this time. The new departments were mental, moral and political philosophy, Greek language and literature, modern language and lit- erature, i nglo-Saxon, rhetoric and English composition, history, botany and hor- ticulture, geology, modern language and Sanskrit, analytical chemistry, physics, oratory, economics and political science, classical phiiologv. philosophy, agricul- tural chemistr ' , history of art, painting and drawing, forestry, biology, piano, organ, violin, voice, and harmony. This year, 1909. is the fortieth anniversar - of the University. Dr. Samuel A. Avery, owing to the resignation of Chancellor Andrews, was chosen Acting Chancellor January i. Not only in the attendance but also in number of faculty has there been a constant increase. New departments have been added as follows : Roman history, literature and language, Greek history and literature, American history, European history, German language and litera- ture, science of education, political economy and commerce, political science and sociology, jurisprudence, public law and diplomacy, practice, history and theory of teaching, physical education, educational psychology, logic and metaphysics, history and criticism of fine arts. There are ten buildings now on the campus, and the College of Literature, Science and .- rts occupies the greater part of six of them. These are hardly suf- ficient for the 850 students registered in this college. Since the University opened there have been six Chancellors and three Act- ing Chancellors, all of whom have been directly or indirectly affiliated with this college: Allen R. Benton, philosophy, 1871-76; Edmund B. Fairfield, philosophy and economics, 1876-81 ; Henry E. Hitchcock, mathematics, 1881-83: Irving _f. Manatt, Greek, 1884-89: Charles E. Bessey, ' ' botany, 1889-91: James H. Can- field, history, 1891-96: George E. McLean, literature, 1896-1901 ; Charles E. Bes- sev. botanv, 1901 : E. Benjamin Andrews, history, philosophy, and economics, 1901-09 : Samuel A. Avery, chemistry, January, 1909, were the different Chan- cellors of this institution. Actinff Chancellor. College of Literature, Science and the Arts 37 Class of 1909 I. — Milton F. Armhilt ( ' ■ iitch " ). Entomological Club, )malia High School. " One hiiiir in li day or study. One hour in zi ' hicli to cat, Tti ' o hours to think hozc tired 1 a:n, -hid tzeenty liours to stee[ . " 2. — E ' A Latra Arnold, rallailian. Y. W. C. A.. C. E. S. L.. Chairman Junior Convocation Committee, V. W. C. A. Cabinet (2, 3. 4). Fremont High School. •• ( ' . ' begun is half done. " 3. — ' ioLA Florence Barns. K K r. B K, Black vlasque. English Club, ice- President Y. W. C. A.. Mce-President C. E. S. L., Composer of Class Song (4). Albion High School. Graduate University Conservatory of Alusic. " What is your se.v ' s earliest, latest eare, Your heart ' s sul i-enie ambition. ' To be fair. " 4. — Francis LeRov Barrett. Shelton High School. " He is a elock tliat ali eays goes too sloze. " j.—Russ Waldo Bates ( " Spieler " ). A :• P. A T. President of Students ' De- bating Club, Y. AI. C. A., Xcbraska-Illinois Debating Team. Chairman Interclass Debating Committee, Secretary Freshman Law, Winner of Chancellor ' s prize for excellence in debate. Chairman of Commemoration Committee (4). Springfield FTigh School. " .4n eniMy torrent cf zeords. " 6. — Alice AI. B.vttv. K A 0. B K, Silver Serpent, C. E. S. L. Hastings High School. ■ " . ! z ' ery gentle, modest, and demure little maid. " 7. — Maxwell ' ance Beghtol ( " Max " ). Bon, I A I . Home, liennett. ■•.S7;» H In measureless eojiteiit. " 8. — Dwic.iit D. Bell ( " Dingy " ). B«n, " arsity Basketliall ( i, J, 3, 4), Class Football Team (3, 4). Lincoln High School. •7 IhinL- not I am zehat I aftfear. " 9. — Hubert O. Bell ( " Hul) " ). B « ri. ' ! A I . Innocents, Iron Sphinx, ' ice- President Class (i). Jiuiidr and Senior Prom, Business Manager 1908 CoRXHi ' SKER. York High School. " I ' r sf erous life, long and ez ' er liaf fy. " 10. — Grace Brxci:. Home. Lincoln. " fe:e zeords sufHee. " College of Literature, Science and the Arts 39 Class of 1909 I. — ; Iarguerette Rose Eurke. Black Mas(|nc, ( lirls ' Club, Y. W. C. A., Ger- man Club. Omaha Hig h School. " Briglit as the sun her eyes the gazer sirilce And like the sun. tliey sliiiie on alt alike. " 2. — Florence Butler ( " Flossie " ). AAA, " . W, C. A., Black Masque. Paw- nee City High School. " Prosperity to the man ' teho z ' entiires most to please her. " 3. — Frank Asahel Buenham. P 5, Y. M. C. A., University Medical Society, Entomology Club. Burchard High School. Home, Xaponee. " Like the measles, love is more dangerous zehen it eomes late in life. " 4. — Samuel G. Carney ( " Sam " ). 2 -A. E, F ' resident Freshman Law, Senior Football Team, Senior Prom. Sutton High School. " His golden locks time hath to silz ' er turned: O time, too szeift! O szinftncss never ceasing! " 5. — Ruth Evans Castor. X Q. Bedford (Iowa) High School. Home, Lin- coln. " Only sileuee suitelh best. " 6. — Jay H. Gather. ATA. Lincoln High School. " Man is Creation ' s jnasterpiece. But zcho says so. ' Man! " 7. — Lillian Almeda Chambers ( " Lilly " ). Y. W. C. A., Students ' ' olunteer Band, L nion. Pawnee City High School. Home, Lincoln. " Patience and gentleness is puzoer. " 8. — W. H. Coleman. Home, Lincoln. " Il ' e knoz ' him not. " 9. — Frederick A. Crites ( " Fat " ). Captain Company D, Gornhusker Staff. Home, Chadron. " Xohody lozrs a fat man. " 10. — ern Alonzo Culver. Y. M. G. A. Albion High School. " am, then, only a hapt - accident. " College of Literature, Science and the Arts 41 Class of 1909 I.— LiLAH V. David. A X n, C. E. S. L., St. Paul (.Minnesota) Cenlral Hiiih School. Home, Lincoln. " With all thy faults I lore llicc still. " 2.— Edwin G. Davis ( " Deany " ). P 2, A X. B K, Soph Hop, I. of C. Senior Prom. Lincoln High School. " 77(1 ' l incaf l lc of f-olilriicss. " 3. — Si-iARL S. Davis ( " Searl " ). Y. M. C. ., IDraniatic Club, Temple ( )rche.stra, President of Sophists ' Club. Senior Play, Senior Deljating; Team, ( ierman Club. Lincoln High School. " Less iinisc, less noise! " 4. — Hi-:len G. Day. K A 0, Black Masque, Dramatic Club, C. E. S. L., Y. ' . C. A., Class Secretary ( i. 2), Freshman Hop (i), Class Vice-President (4), Senior Play (4), Cormiusker Staff (3, 4). Beatrice High School. " .I inieable people radiate so much of mental sunshine that tliey are ak . ays reflected in all appreciating hearts. " 5. — Stuart Piper Dobbs ( " Daubs " ). $ A T. ASP, B K. Innocents, Manag- ing Editor CoRNHUSKER (3), Debating Squad (i. 2, 3, 4), News Editor of the 7?a,t;- (4), Class Football ( i, 2. 3, 4), President Interclass Athletic Board .{4), Class Vice-President (, i), etc.. Nebraska-Wisconsin Debate (4). Beatrice High School. " Within his thoui;hts her heavenly image sits. " fi. — Martha JNL Douglas. Oberlin ( Kansas ) High School. " Real zeortli requires no interpreli r. " 7. — Ellet Bradley Drake ( " Deac " ). ATA, Spike, Iron Sphinx, X ' iking, Chairman Freshman Hop, President Interfrat .Athletic Board, Junior Prom (3), Senior Prom (4). Beatrice High School. " Manhood fused zeith female grace. " 8. — Grace L. Eatough. B K, Latin Club, Catholic Students ' Club. Lincoln High School. " " J is l leasant. sure, to see one ' s name in print. " 9. — Clyde Ernest Elliott ( " Rag " ). A X, Innocents Y. M. C. A.. Class President (i), Managing Editor Ncbraskau (3), Editor-in-Chief Xcbras- kaii (4), . thletie Board (4). Central City High School. " He hath a mint of phrases in his brain. " ID — Ca.mille Ga.ns Es ' . xs. ! B K. Silver Serpent. David City High School " .-I modern ecstasy. " College of Literature, Science and the Arts 4B Class of 1909 I. — SiuMiv GuiFFiTu E Axs. Hastings High School. " hxtrcinfs in imtitic equal iiicis l rodiicc; In man llicy join to sonic niysliTuius use. " 2. — Ira George vonForell. Acacia, Y. M. C. A., Universit} ' Medical Society, Union, Chairman Hat Committee ' 07, Corxhusker Staff (4). Chester High School. " Of manners genllc. of affccliniis mild; In leil a man. simf ' licity a cluld. " 3. — Erwix a. Frovu C ' Esophagus Asparagus " ). Y. M. C. A., Pershing Ritles, Chairman Commencement Orator Committee, Major Cadets, President Officers ' Club, Corxhusker Staff ' 08. Wakefield High School. " Fate made mc ivhat I am. " 4. — Elizabeth M. Fry ( " Bess " ). Black Masque, Y. W. C. A.. Girls ' Club, Girls ' Glee Club (i, 2), Assistant Editor Corxhusker Staff ' (3). Basket- ball Team (4). Omaha High School. " Woman ' s at best a contradiction still. " 5. — Fred B. Garver. Home, Fairfield. " All love may be cv ' clled by other love As poisons are by poisons. " 6. — ' Vern ' W ' allace Gittings. Glee Club (i, 2, 3), Senior Play (4), Master of Ceremonies Sophomore Hop. Superior High School. " IVho never does anything 7erong in liis life but lehcn per- mitted to have Iiis oten zeay. " 7. — Jessie June Glass. Union, Y. V. C. A. Lincoln High School. " For ne ' er did Grecian chisel trace .-i finer form or loi ' clicr face. " 8. — Malcolm Grahaji. (Jmaha High School. " i ' oniig fellozes zeill be young fcllozvs. " 9. — Roy Fuller Greexslit. 5 A E. Nebraska Wesleyan Universit_ -. Home, Superior. " Xo quality zeill get a man more friends tlian a disposition to admire the qualities of others. " 10. — Erija Alwilda Gkiffix. Home. Lincoln. " .l _v salad days. 11 lien I zeas green in judgment. " College of Literature, Science and the Arts 45 Class of 1909 I. — Ennii AxiTA ( " ( Irininiy " ). B K. Y. W. C. A., ],atiii C ' lub. Ger- man Club, t ' alladian. Lincoln Hijjh School. " ■4iid iiiislrrss nj lursclf Ihough cliina fall. " 2. — Claka IjElle GrjDiXGEK. Y. W. C. A. Schuyler Hiiih Sclmnl. " A heart to no follv or ' .nisclnrf incliiiccl. " 3. — W ' altkk Lawkenci.: Hahlock. I ' alladian, Chemistry Club, Y. M. C. A. Lincoln Academy. -As In- hrrws. so shall he drink. " 4. — CiiARLKS HiKAM Ham.muxi). I ' lainview High School. Home, University Llace. " All wild to found a uuivcrsily for maidens. " 5 — Augusta Ernestine Haknsbkkgek ( " Gussie " ). AT. . W. C. A. Kem- per Hall. Kenosha, Wisconsin. Ashland High School. ■■ )( virtuous hearts oTV of duly born. " 6. — AL ' KiAN S. Hart. A O n, Y. W. C. A., Girls ' Club, Cornhusker ' 08. Lin- coln High School. Home, Kansas City, Missouri. " Those about her From her shall read the f erfeet essays of honor. " 7. — Lucy Rockwood Hewitt. Dramatic Club, Y. W. C. A. Hastings College. Home, Lincoln. " Gentle of speeeh, benefieent of mind. " 8. — Elmer Walker Hills. A T, A , Innocents, President of Y. M. C. A. (4j, President of Class (4), President of Palladian Literary Society (4), President of Hawkeye Club (3), President of Pershing Rifles (3), First Lieutenant Company P, (3), Captain Unassigned (4), Intercollegiate De- bating Squad (4), Victorious Team of Students ' Debating Club against Peru Normal (3), Chairman Senior Breakfast Committee, Class Basket- ball Team (4), Senior Play (4), Managing Editor ' 09 Cornhusker. Sid- ney ( Iowa ) High School. " Is ill the I ' ery May-morn of his youth. Ripe for exploits and mighty enterprises. " 9.— Yale C. Holland ( " ■Hungry " ). 2 X, N E, Glee Club ( i. 2, 3), Captain Company A, Pan Plellenic Committee ' 07, ' 08, Master of Ceremonies Offi- cers ' Hop, Chairman Senior Invitation Committee, Senior Plav, Dramatic Club. Seward High School. Home. Lincoln. " Assurance never failed to get admission in the houses of the great. " 10. — Marian Maude Horton ( " Mary Ann " ). Latin Club, Class l ' .a.-,ketball (2, 3, 4). Rawlins (Wyoming) High School. " Her liz ' ely looks a sprightly mind disclose. " y " College of Literature, Science and the Arts 47 Class of 1909 I. — ; Iyrtle E. Hudson. AAA. Lincoln High School. " Hi-r air. Iwr iminurrs, all xclw saw admired. Courteous tho ' coy, and gentle tho ' retired. " 2. — Gkorge Henry HuiuiicL. AY. Y. M. C. A., . griciiltural Club. Humboldt High School. " The iforld in all doth hut tzeo nations bear. The good, the had, and these mixed ez ' eryzehere. " 3. — Lois Christiax HuiiiiEi. ( " Louie " ). Y. L C. A. Humboldt High School. " He sf eaks an infinite deal of nothingness. " 4. — Richard Charles Hunter ( " Dick " ). 5 A E, $ A T. Omaha High School. Home, Andrews. " Please do n ' t lake me. for I ' m a married man. " 5. — William Xewton Johnson ( " Bill " ). Football Team lyoo. ' 04, ' 05. ' 06, Track Team " 01, ' 02. Lincoln. " What he nobly thought, he braz ' ely dared. " 6. — Frank Arthur Jones ( " Art " ). AY. J A ' I , Innocents, Y. AL C. A., Cap- tain of Company B, Captain Pershing Kitles. ] Iaster of Ceremonies Persh- ing and Company B Hops (3), Chairman Xon-Com Hop ( 3), Class Treas- urer (4). Cornhusker Staff (4). " Aeeording as the man is, so must you humor him. " 7. — Sarah Charlotte Joy. Y. W. C. A. Peru Normal. Home, Peru. " Pleasure admitted in undue degree Enslaves the « ' . nor leaves the judgment free, " 8. — ' alter V. Kenner ( " Senator " ). K , i A , Innocents, Iron Siihinx, Captain Company C (3), Chairman Officers ' Hop, Senior Prom (4), Class Treasurer (2). Omaha High School. " What a fine man Hath your tailor made you. " 9. — Gertrude Kinc.mde ( " Tude " ). FIB . Lincoln High School. " hai ' e often regretted my speeeh. never my silence. " ID. — Emery W. Leamer. Sioux City High School. Home. Dakota. Xebraska. " A square set man and honest, his eyes an outdoor sign of all the warmth within. " College of Literature, Science and the Arts 4 ' J Class of 1909 I. — Fern LiCkt. K K F. V. W. C. A. Fairburv llioh Scliool. HmiK ' . Lincoln. " Ill cz ' cry deed of inischirf she had a heart ti rrsdk ' e, a licad to coiitrrzw and a hand to e.rciiilc. " 2. — Ali!1£KT Enwix Ldxc, ( " Peanuckle " ). F.nj;lish Clnh, .Manaainji ' Editor Xc- braskan ' 07. Home, West Point. " He seems For dignity eoinfosed and liigh ex loif: Bill all zeas false and hollo ' .e. " 3. — LoKixi). McGhd ( " Decov " ). K . 0, C. E. S. L. Lotjan (Iowa) Higii School, llrownell Hall. ■7 am leilling to love ali inanlcind exeif t a f rolessor. " 4. — RoSMOND JNI.W ] IacD()X. i.d C ' Rrss " ). I ' alladian. Y. M. C A. Lincoln High School. " Onzeard. ye men of prayer! Seatter in rieh exitbeianee the seed. " 5. — Axx Louise AIack. II B $. Home. ( )maha. " Xature lias behazrd to yon like a truly dei ' dted inotlier and has made a sf ' oiled child of yon. ' ' 6. — Guv Harold Mattesox ( " J " ish " |. Chairman junior Informal. Junior Prom, President of Senior Class (4), Scrp:eant-at-Arms (4), Senior I ' lay (4), Cornhusker Staff (4). " is not every qnesi:oii that des ' er-ees an ans7 er. " 7. — Ceara Miller ( " Terza " ). B K, Y. V. C. A., I ' alladian. Lot;-an (Iowa) High School. " . ' ihalloze brooks lunrmiir moste Deel e silent slide azeay. " 8.— Miriam C. Miller. David City High School. " prefer iiieloqiunt prude nee to fluent folly. " 9. — Guv Eugene Montgomery ( " Monty " ). K 5. Dramatic Cluh. English Club, Innocents, Senior Play. ( )maha High School. Home. Albion. " An abridgement of all that leo.? pleasant in a man As an actio-, professed zeilliout rival to shine. " 10. — Fav Xellie Myers. K K r. $ B K. Latin Club. ( ierman Clul). Y. W. C. A. David City High School. Home. L ' niversitv Place. " Kiioz ' lcdge comes but zeisdoni lingers. " College of Literature, Science and the Arts 51 Class of 1909 I. — Gertrudi-; Mabel Xeilsox { " (iertic " ). Class Secretary (4), Corxul ' Skkr Staff (4). Norfolk High School. ■ ' She is frctty to a ' .i A- U ' V i And z ' ittv to tall: Xi V i, And ' ■l(il too. to think (-». " 2. — Gus William I i-:ti;rs. Y. AI. C. A., I ' alladian, Captain Compain- C. Chair- man Social Committee. Cornhusker Staff (4). Sprin ;fiel(l High School. " A youth, grave, thoughtful, and rcsiTz -d. " 3. — Besse Ashbv Richauds. Y. V. C. A. Hebron Hi,t; " h School. " is a great talent to be able to eoneeal one ' s talents. " 4. — JfSTiTs Ln ' iNGSTON Ric ' HEY ( " Rich " ). A X, German Club, Tennis Club, Y. [. C. A., ' arsity Tennis Team (3). Plattsmouth High School. " Sioeetness li ng draien out. " 5. — Hugh C. Robertson, a X, A T. Dramatic Club, Dryan Prize Thesis, Manager Xcbraskcw (3), Chairman Junior I -y Committee (3). Junior Prom Committee, Chairman Convocation Conunittee (4). Omaha High School. " triiy this is sheer folly, thus to keep your zeralh alicays bottled up i}} readiness. " 6. — Edward Mark ood Rutledge ( " Ed " ). J A T, A © X, Y. AI. C. . ., Kos- mos. Assistant Registrar. Nebraska Wesleyan University. Utica High School. Home, Lincoln. " woke one morning and found myself famous. " 7. — Ray James Scarborough. $ B K, Y. AI. C. . . Lincoln High School. " He wounds no breast leitli jeer or iest. yet bears no honeyed tongue. " 8. — Henry ] I. Scott { " Scotty " ). Y. M. C. A., Divinity Club. Kosmos Club. Home, Cowles. " He never thinlced and he never lied, I reek-on he never ku. ' wed how. " 9. — Edward En ' erett Shouelkr. Home. Syracuse. " And all may do leliat as been done by man. " in. — AIabel AIusetta Snyder ( " Cotner Mabel " ). AAA. President Y. ■. C. A., Silver Serpent, C. E S. L.. Class Secretary (3), College Settlement Com- mittee, Cornhusker (3). Omaha High School. " love The graeions deie of pulpit eloquence And all the zeell-wliipped eream of courtly sense. " College of Literature, Science and the Arts 06 Class of 1909 I. — John- Llovd Stahi. ( " Jud.ijc " ). Seni Bot. I ' orestrv Club. ( ;icc Club ' 08, Assistant in Horticulture. Hoklreg ' e High School. Homt, Lir.-dln. " Into cmiiis of law and conrtiiigs go cciiitioHsly. " 2. — Eji.m. Charlotte Steciceliskkg. B K, German Club. Home, riynmuth. " ' z ' Oiiian I it ' V i zi. ' Oinaii may coinl arc. Your zcorhs arc solid, others light as air " 3. — Verxe Katherine Stockdale ( " Ini] ' ). n B 1 . Home, Ornaha. " is more necessary to study men than books. " 4. — Thomas Richard Parsox Stocker ( " Trip " ). ' I) B K, Y. M. C. . ., Debat- ing- Squad. Auburn High School. Home, Lincoln. " Curse on this love, this little scarccrozv love, That frights fools zi ' ith his painted boztj of lath Out of their feeble senses. " 5. — Samuel Cheslie Stoxer. Debating Squad. Home, Osceola. " W man ' s a man for a ' that. " 7. CoNSTAXCE Marl m Svford ( " Connie " ). Black Masque, English Club, Corxhusker Staff " 08, Class Poet (4). Lincoln High School. " We meet thee, like a fli nsant thought. When such are r ' anted. " 8. — Ethel ; L y Tedd ( " Teddy " ). Union. Y. W. C. A. Staplehurst High School. Home, Elm Creek. " .life ' . Iir; lofC. loz ' c is like a dicciness. It leinna let a body gang about his business. " 9. — Paul Dean Thompsox. B K, Y. A1. C. . ., Assistant in ( " Jreck Depart- ment (4). Cooper College. Kansas. Home, Garden City, Kansas. " Il ' hence is thy learning. ' Hath thy toil O ' er books consumed the midnight oil. ' " 10. — Clyde B. Toof. Y. ' SI. C. A. Home, Aurora. " There are three things I have alzeays loved and nez ' cr understood — ftainling. mtisic. and zeomen. " College of Literature, Science and the Arts 55 Class of 1909 2. — Laura Ellen Wallace. Y. W. C. A. Allerton (Iowa) Hijjh School. Home. Lincoln. " 7(1 Ik ' C in lirarts TiT Icm ' r behind is not In die. " 3. — Carl Jacob Wangerien ( " Jake " ). K . Clifton (Kansas) High School. Home, Vining, Kansas. " conic among you unnin::lcd. " 4. — Farxham Elliot W ' .mteks. Class Football (4), Class liasketball (3). Cap- tain (4). Creighton Academy. Home, Bloomfield. " Thiiikins; is but an idle ci ' asie of thought. " 7. — Helen Merri weather Waugh. II B O. Home, Lincoln. " W i;v ' szi ' cet and gracious d ' en in connnon sl ccch Is that fine sense :eltich men call courtesy. " 8. — Alvah Linn ' ea " ek. President Palladian, Chemistry Club, Y. AL C. A. Cabinet, Chairman Class Cap Committee (3). Schuyler High School. Home, Lincoln. " .Ind lliough lie l roniisc to his loss He inalces liis f roinisc good. " 9. — Edna M. Weems. Home, Fullerton. " .S ' ir pleased 7vhcn distant, lohcn near she eliarincd. " TO. — Frank ALakshall Weller ( " Heinie " ). AY, t A . Junior From, Master Ceremonies (Officers ' Hop (3), First Lieutenant Company . (3), Master Ceremonies Junior Informal (3), Chairman .Senior ProuL Assistant P)usi- ness Manager Cukniiusker (4). Home, Stella. " C atch no more fish than yon can salt doien. " College of Literature, Science and the Arts 57 Class of 1909 I. — Jam KS L. Wilson. B © n, N 2 N. Home, Rushville. " I ' lVfour is deceitful and beauty is -eain. " 2. — ISAKEL J. Wolfe ( " Frizzes " ). $ B K, English C ' lul.i, Latin Club. Lincoln Hio-h School. " Tliere is im l;iiozeled_ e that is nut poi ' er. " 3. — WiLi ' .LU Wood ( " Woiiilie " ). X ' arsity Ilaskctball (3. 4), Class Football Team (2, 3, 4). Home, Lincoln. " Let liiin telid has deserz ' ed the j ahn, bear it. " 4. — LfCY Lee W ' oodard. Y. W. C. A. Lincoln High School. " To hear liis soclhing tales she f ' h-ii ' s delays. " 7. — Mattie Mae Woodworth ( " Mattie " ). A O n, Y. W. C. . ' V., Cirls " Club, Silver Serpent, Black Masque, C. E. S. L.. Class Ilaskctball ( i, 2. 4), ' ar- sity Basketball ( i, 2, 3), Chairman Flower Committee (4 I. Lincoln High School. " When yoit do danee, 1 zeish ynu a wave of the sea. tliat you might ei ' cr do nothing but that. " 8. — Hexrv Frederick Wuxder ( " Hank " ). Y. M. C. A.. Pallailian, Hawktye Club, Students ' Debating Club, Cohxihski:k Staff (4). Shelby (Iowa) High School. " He ra2 ' es. liis eords are loose .Is heaps (if sand, and scattering ' icide front sense. " 9. — Max .Vktiil-r Wvmax ( " Leana " ). B n. N E, Mking. York Fligh School. •■ )( love, it is only the coniniencen.eut that charms. That is zohy I find pl:asure in frequently rt c immencing. " 10. — M- RY Tkgixia Zni.MKK. Y, W. C. . ., College Settlement lioanl. Instructor Alathematics. Wymore High .School. Home, Lincoln. " Fexe things are impossible to diligence and slcill. " College of Literature, Science and the Arts 59 Class of 1910 I. — John Merria.m Alexander ( " Alex " ). A T. Dramatic Club, Y. M. C. A., President Catholic Students ' Club (2), President Class (2), Chairman Freshman Party, Chairman Junior Prom, Class Debating Team (3), Corx ' - HUSKER Staff (3), Senior Play ( i ), Assistant Political Economy Depart- ment ( 3 ) . Home, Lincoln. " If 1 i vrc iwl John AlcxanJcr I icoitlJ be 0. W. Luiigicoiihy Taylor " 2. — Christine Anderberv. Y. M. C. A. Mindtn High School. " » zvhom the clcinriils arc su mixed thai all the laorld zcould say: ' Here is a queen. ' " 3. — James A. Ayres ( " Jimmie " ). Divinity Club, Student ' olunteer liand, Class Vice-President (2), Y. M. C. A. Cabinet (3). Beatrice High School. " Of manners gentle, of affcelian mild, In leit a man, sinipheily a child. " 4. — Esther Bailev. Dramatic Club, Silver Serpent, Corxhusker Staff (3), Class Basketball ( i, 2). Lincoln High School. " Do n ' t let your ambitioji for stage forego further than college theatricals. " 5. — Lewis VV. Baker. Lincoln High School. " A ' woman ' s daring wrought the deed. " 6. — ALary Leona Baker. Palladian. Home. Lincoln. " Hafl ' y am I. from care I ' in free, Why ' are n ' t they all contented like me " 7. — Eunice G. Baumann ( " Tubby " ). A O n, HA, Class Basketball Team (_i, 2). West Point High School. " To loom up large in life, get close lo the camera. " 8. — Constance Buddenberg. Omaha High School. " Hope! thou first pries t of happiness. I hou gentle dawning of a briglit success. " 9. — James Alexaxder Clixe, Jr. ( " Alec " ). A 0, Spikes. Alinden High School. " He nci ' cr says a foolish tiling . or ncz ' cr does a wise one. " 10. — William Earl Coleman ( " Bill " ). Superior High School. Home, lujst- wick. " The astronomer thinks of the stars, the naturalist nature, the philosopher of himself. College of Literature, Science and the Arts 61 Class of 1910 I — MvKA CiiXNdR. Hi:)nie, Lincoln. " An iiwinl cornier. " 2.— Mary PIlizaiucth Gkik ( " Cookie " ). A r, H A, Y. W. C. A. lieatrice High School. " am Ihc Delia Ganuna cook. " . 3. — Laurence Oiv. ' I :i Iv. Dartmouth Cha])ter, Dramatic Club, Melrose (Mas- sachusetts) and ' alley (Nebraska) High Schools. Home, Valley. ■7 ' lake my slaud in the rear. ' ' 4. — Albert Warrex Daxx. Lincoln High School. " Double i. Ignorance is 7eliei-e a man is i .;norant of liis ignorance. " 5. — Edna R. Darrow. ISaker L niversity. Home, Oberlin, Kansas. " Art Is ' OT. ' .-r. " 6. — Jessie Iona Deming. Cornhusker Staff (3). Battle Creek (Michigan) High School. Home, South Rend. " To be .■».!;( ,!;(■( is the z ' ery height of frivolity. " 7. — ' ernok Atwell Di " . " i.A v. Home, Bloomington. " His heart :eas one of those zehieh most cnamor us. ll ' n.v to leceii-i-. and marble to retain. " 8. — Florence Dye. I ' alladian. Home, Peru. " .May yoK rv all the day of your life. " I). — JoSEi ' ii F. Ei ' .ERT. I ' resident Catholic Students ' Club (3). Cramb City (Indiana) Schonl. Home. Cramb City, Indiana. •■.S " « gentle, yet so hrisk. so wondrous sieeet. Just fit to frallle at a lady ' s feel. " 10. — Clara Almeda Ericksox. I ' alladian, Y. W. C. A. ( )akland High Scliool. " The mildest manners and the gentlest heart. ' College of Literature, Science and the Arts fifi Class of 1910 I.— Glen Gray I-nRDvcE. 5 X, Y. M. C. A., Class Basketball (3). ■■.-; lunv the iiijt of sprn-h. but fczi ' hiiau ' hozi ' to use it. " 2. — Irma M. Franklin. A X Q, V. W. C A., Sophomore Ho]) Committee. Class Seeretan- (2), Junior Prom. Aurora High School. " Beauty ' s tears are lovelier tliau her smile. " 3. — Paul Roli-m-: Halli(;. n ( " Happy " ). I A (-), Iron Sphinx. Class Football Team (i). Xorth Platte High Sehool. " To remember — to forget:! this is i ' hat makes us young or old. " 4. — Hazel D. Hanna. K K r, Silver Sequent. Lincoln High School. Home. Holdrege. " To beguile uiauy and he beguiled by one. " 5. — Cei.ia Ellen Harris. AT, C. E. S. L. Home. Lincdin. " A t rogeny of learning. " T).— Mary Otis Heruest. V. W. C. A. Omaha High School. " True lia iues.; ne ' er entered at an eye: True haf ' t iness resides in tilings unseen. " 7. — AIildred a. Hullani) ( " Mill " ). IT B I , Sih-er Serpent. Sophomore Hop. Junior Ho]). Fails City High School. " She zvalks the waters lib:- a thing of life. And seems to dare the elements to strife. " 8. — Stanley MiCook Huffman ( " Chesty " ). B n. Xeligh High School. " With thy high virtues thou dost bring great su tereilionsness. " 9. — Josephine Huse ( " Joe " ). A I . Y. " . C. . .. Silver SeriJent, ' ice-Presi- dent Class (i). F ' reshnian Hop. Lincoln High School. " Girls ran not u- de ended uhon eviii at eleetion " 10. — Benjamin T. Kess ( " Ben " ). Y. A[. C. . . Lincoln High School. " But still his tongue ran on. the less Of zceight he bore, with greater ease. " J»Wf College of Literature, Science and the Arts 65 Class of 1910 r. — Ernest Li: vis Kri-:tsinger ( " Kret " ). Doane College two ears. Beatrice High School. " Hung Sorrozc! Care ivill kill a cat — And tlicrcfovc let ' s be merry. ' ' 2. — Dale Lapp ( " Lappie " ' ). AAA, Class Secretary (2). Xelson High School. " seek no partners hut in pleasure. " 3. — LoRA Jeanxette Lawrence ( " ■Jennie " and " Fussie " ). , . Y. W. C. A.. Freshman Hop, Class Secretary (3). Lincoln High School. Home, Fre- mont. " To lell tiur troubles is a way to li.iihten them. " 4. — George Paul Luckey. Lincoln High School. " .J true friend is forever a friend. " 5. — Dale Francis McDonald ( " Mac " ). K , ' arsity Track (i, 2), Cap- tain (3), Manager Class Football (i), President Pershing Rifles (i), JMaster of Ceremonies Sophomore Hop. Head Referee Olympics (3). York High School. " Tliey have learned notliing and forgotten nothing. " 6. — Sarah ] Iartin. n B 4 , S A. Omaha High School. " IVlien one is truly in loz ' C. one not only says it hut shozi ' s it. " 7. — Ann A ' ilson Home, Culbertson. " Knozvledge is power. " 8. — Helen AIitchell ( " Tulu " ). AT, Silver Serpent, Dramatic Club, C. E. S. L., Class Secretar - ( ij. Lincoln High School. " .Mueli ado about nothing. " 9. — Walter A. Monson ( " Ole " ). 2 A E, Iron Sphinx, X ' iking. Chairman Junior Hop, Treasurer Class (3). Luther Academy, W ' ahoo. Home, Osceola. " Courage in danger is lialf tlie battle. " 10. — LoRiNG Edwin Morgan. Y. AL C. A. Fullerton High School. Home, Lincoln. " The glad circles round tlieni yield their souls To festiz ' C niirtli, and leit that knows no gall. " College of Literature, Science and the Arts Class of 1910 67 I — Ralph Stuart : Ioselev ( " Ling " ). Iron Sphinx, junior Managing Editor CoRNHUSKER, Class Debating Team (3). Sophomore Hop, Class .Attor- ney (3). Lincoln High School. " His heart and hand both ti n-n and butli free. " 2. — Emma Caroline Osborne. Y. V. C. -V., Palladian, C. E. S. L., Y. W. C. A. Cabinet. Lincoln High School. " She that ' cas ever fair and never f ' loud Had tongue at ' eill. and yet wa never lond. " 3. — Ada Emily Ostrander. X n. Brownell Hall, Omaha. Home, Crab Or- chard. " Coy and inodesi and f ' retty, too. " _ — .Arthur Lundin Palmer ( " Art " ). Ben. Wesleyan L ' niversity. U. S. Naval School. Home, Louisville. " And still we gace and still the -.i ' onder grows. That one small liead ran earry all he knows. " 5.— Ethel j L rie Perkins ( " Perky " ). A O n, C. E. S. L.. Y. W. C. A., Fresh- man Hop, Sophomore Hop, Cornhusker Staff (3). Lincoln High School. " Cooking may be aequired — Roasting is a gift of nature. " 6._Harry O. Perry ( " Percy " ). Track (i, 2). Varsity Basketball (2. ). First Lieutenant unassigned (2). Lincoln High School. " Musieian. athlete, student all in one. " 7. — Herbert W. Potter ( " Herb " ). A X, I A T, Managing Editor Xcbraskan (3), Editor-in-Chief Nebraskan. (3), Debating Team (3), Business Man- ager Debating Squad (3), Chairman Class Debating Committee (3). Omaha High School. " With that firm fride zchieh -urarriors fee! In foeman worthy of their steel. " 8.— Alfreda Powell ( " Polly " ). A O n. Silver Serpent, Latin Clul). Omaha High School. ■7 know a triek worth two of that. " g_ — Bernice Prickett. X n. Home, Fairfield. " The joy of youth and health her eyes disf ' lay ' d. And ease of heart her every look eonvey ' d. " 10. — Florence Edna Riddell ( " Strawberry " ). K K r, Ccrman Club, Secretary Class (3), Junior Prom, Sophomore Hop, Cornhusker Staff (3). Omaha High School. Home, Strawberry Point, Iowa. " Nature zcas to her so laz ' ish of her store That she bestuw ' d until she had no more. " College of Literature, Science and the Arts 69 Class of 1910 I. — Alice Marie Rutiiwell. Y. W. C. A., Dramatic Club, SnphoiiKirc Hop. Lincoln High School. " Sinifliiily of iiU things is the hardest to be coj ' ied. " 2. — August C. Schmidt ( " . ugue " ). AY. Y. M. C. A., Tennis Club, Pershing Rifles. First Sergeant Company C. Class Football (3), Class Basketball (I, 2). ' arsity Basketball (3), Master of Ceremonies Xon-Com Hop and Pershing Rifle Hop (3). Lincoln High School. " lyiu ' ii all my linnks in vain are wiink. U ' hcn all my thinks in vain are ttuiiik. JVhat saves me from an azcfiil Hunl; ' il _V Pony. " 3. — Hugo George Schmidt. Y. M. C. A., Class Basketball (i, 2), Varsity Basketball (2), Gymnastic Team (2), Class Athletic Board (3). " Of Zi ' hom many good t!:ir,gs may be said. " 4. — John A. Scotxev. Y. M. C. A.. Palladian, Pershing Rifles, Junior Debat- ing Team, First Sergeant Company L Home, Belle Fourche, South Da- kota. " ain no orator as Brutus ' eas. But as you know nie all. a f lain blunt man. " 7. — Grace Paulixe Shallexherger ( " Babe " ). nh P. Alma High School. Home, Lincoln. " zeoke one morning and found myself famous. " 8. — Edxa Bertha Steven ( " Steve " ). AAA. Silver Serpent, Y. V. C. A., C. E. S. L. Shelton High School. " Jl ' arms in the sun. refreshes in the breeze, Gloies in the stars, and blossoms in the trees. " 9. — Robert Meredith Switzler ( " Bob " ). I K , Gvm Team ( i, 2). Omaha High School. " .4nszeer a man aeeording to his folly. " 10. — George Joseph Thomas. A ©, Football Team (3). Home, I ' niversity Place. " To zi ' hom dancing is a t ' leasure. " College of Literature, Science and the Arts 71 Class of 1910 I. — JuSEPH Thomas ' 0TA ■. . Home, Eilholm. " Measure vutir mind ' s licighl by Ihc shade il casts. " 2. — George M. allace. A e X, I A T, Y. M. C. A.. Gk-e Club. Business Manager Z)a(7 ' Xcbmskan (2. 3), Debating Squad (2. 3). Omaha High School. " His ivr_v foot had iiinsir in ' t As he came up the stair. " 3. — Grace Margaret ' iteeler. K A 0, Etlack Masc|ue, C. E. S. L.. Latin Club. Lincoln High School. " And I oft have heard defended. Little said is soonest mended. " 4. — Verna Charlotte Whisler. Y. W. C. A. Ashland High Schoni. Pi-ru Normal. Home. Lincoln. " All that the iia)ne implies. " 5. — AL riax E. Whitmork. A X Q, Silver Serpent, Y. W. C. A., C. E. S. L.. Vice-President Class (2). Valley High School. ' ' G;:rj- promise of much u ' tt. " 7. — Xell Pinkham W ' niT.MORE. A X n. Silver Serpent. Y. W. C. A. N ' alley School. " In lehom there is an element nf humor. " 8. — Ethel W ' illiajx.son. Home, . lbicin. " May we never feel leant or zeani feeling. " 9. — Edith ' ilso. ( " Blossom " ). K K r. Home. Lincoln. " Love is a pleasant ii ' or. " 10. — ' ade a. Wilson. Y. M. C. A. State Xormal, Spearfish, South Dakota. Home, Spearfish, South Dakota. " am but a gatherer and disposer of other men ' s stuff. " 74 College of Pedagogy The Teachers ' College Actint Sami:i;l Avkry, Ph.D. Cliancelior and President of the L ' niversitv .Senate CH.VKLliS FORUYCE, Ph.D. Dean and Head Professor of History and Science of Education Members of the Faculty G. W. A. LucKEY. Ph.D.. Head Professor of History and Science of Education A. A. Reeu, .A.B., Secondary l£dncation H. K. WoLKE, Pli.l)., Kdiicational Psychology A. E. Uavisson, . .B., Head Professor of . ' Agricultural Education . NNA M. TiiiUETS, A.M., Princi|)al of Tem- ple Higli School G. E. Bakbeh, A.m., Head Professor of Latin L. . . Sherman, Ph.D., Head Professor of I ' nglish Literature C. E. Bkssey, Ph.D.. LL.D., Head Professor of Botany J. T. Lees, Ph.D., Head Professor of Greek H. W. Cai.i)wei,i., .A.iVI., Head Professor of American History F. M. Fung, Ph. I)., I kiid Professor of Eu- ropean History E. W. Davi.s, " I ' h I).. Head Professor of Mathematics L. Fossi.ER, A.M. IK:,d Professor of Ger- man P. H. Grum.manx, .A.M., German C. R. Richards. M.E., M.M.E., Head Pro- fessor of Mechanical Engineering E. A. BvR.NETT, B.Sc, Head Professor of .• nimal Husbandry Sa.mvel Avery, Head Professor of Chem- istry R. G. Cr.Ai p, Ph.B.. U.D., Physical Educa- tion F. C. French, Ph.D.. Philosophy Clara Conkun. . . L, French P. H. Frye, A.B.. Rhetoric -A. L. Haecker, B.Sc.A., Dairy Husbandry R. A. E.MERSON, B.Sc, Horticulture M. M. F(x;g. A. L. Rhetoric C. A. Ski.m.ner, Ph.D., Physics G. E. CoNURA, Ph.D., Economic Geology Rosa Boi-to.n, .V.M., Home Economics Harriet .Alice Howell, A.M.. Rhetoric Sar.v Shewell }L yi)EN, Fine .Arts Carrie Bkli.e Raymond. Music College of Pedagogy ONE of the highest and most important aims of education is social better- ment. One means to this end is improved teaching. This demands the siii erior training of teachers. The pubhc school men of Nebraska recognized this need, and in response to their call for a professional school of collegiate rank for the technical training of teachers, the Teachers ' College was established in February, 1908. The concensus of opinion among our best educators in this country is that the minimum academic requirement for the high school teacher should be gradu- ation from a reputable college or university and, in addition to this, such pro- fessional training as would acquaint the candidate with the principles and history of education and the theory and practice of teaching. The Teachers ' College aims chiefly to prepare high school teachers and su- perintendents and candidates for professorship in normal schools and colleges. It offers facilities for the training of supervisors in such special lines as agricul- ture, domestic science, manual training, and the fine arts. For some vears, the University has maintained a department of education, which has done much toward raising the standard of the teachers profession in this state, and has been a stepping stone to the establishment of the College itself. This original department has been expanded into a college by the addition of nu- merous academic and professional courses, and by the enlargement of its faculty from a few members to thirty-three. The curriculum is strong and thorough. A teacher first needs a broad gen- eral education, a strong academic foundation. This is met in the first require- ment work in the College of Liberal Arts. The second need of the teacher is met in the second requirement — a special knowledge of the subject to be taught. The third requirement meets the third requisite, an acquaintance with the professional aspect of educational science. Doctor Charles Ford)-ce, who built the department of education in the Ne- braska Wesleyan University and who served for a period of ten years as dean of the College of Arts and Science in that institution, was made dean of the new Teachers ' College and also professor of educational theory and practice. Through his eft ' orts and tireless energy a model training school for the observation and practice of teaching has been established in connection with the professional work of the college. This experimental school is modeled after that of the Teachers ' College of Columbia University, the first of its kind in this country and also the leading one. This training school occupies quarters in the new Temple building, where there is equipped for its purposes a commodious assembly hall, seven large class rooms and laboratories. In this school are sixty students of high school grade under the charge of a skilful principal and several experienced high school teachers. The prospective teachers, after completing the academic and theoretical courses of instruction, are required to make a careful study of the methods of teaching in both this school and the Lincoln city schools. After having formu- lated methods of procedure, thev are required to organize and teach a series of lessons under the critical guidance of the professor of educational theory and practice. Arrangements are now completed for a number of the academic pro- fessors to give at least one course in the special methods of teaching their sub- ject, and to direct the practice work in the line of their department in the mode! school, so that this experimental scliool may incorporate the highest ideals of the department concerned in the training of the secondary teaching. In the year 1888-89, the enrolment of the Teachers ' College, which after- ward became a part of Columbia L niversity, was 211 students. Seven years later it numbered 362. In i9o8- : , the first year of the Teachers ' College in Nebraska, the enrolment numbers 390 students, and ho ' ds the enthusiastic support of Re- gents, Faculty, and public school men that prophesies that it will become a great factor in shaping the educational history of our state. H. G. College of Pedagogy 77 Class of 1909 I. — J. R. Armstrong. Home, Peek, Oklahoma. " Is lie talL ' ing again or yi ' . ' " 2. — Blanche AL v Austin. Latin Club, Dramatic Club, Y. W. C. A. Home, Lincoln. ■■ ' fnil i is till- highrs! llung thai man may ki -p. " 3. — Henry John Broderson. Chemistry, Y. l. C. A. Shicklev High School. " Seek and you icill find in tliis -world as Tlt as in the next. " 4. — Belle M. Campbell. Y. W. C. A. Holdrege High School. " My favorite room ' s the study that is on the second floor, And there lee sit in judgment on men and things galore. " 5. — Katherine Clapton Doyle. A r, B K, Y, W. C. A., Freshman and Soph- omore Hop Committee. Fremont High School. " Small circle of an engagement ring. " 6. — Mayme Dworak. Oakdale High School. " Those curly locks so aptly tzvined Whose every Iiair a soul doth bind. " 7. — Ruth Jennette Easteuuay. Y. C. A. Lincoln High School. " ' Tis education forms lite common mind Just as the tzvig is bent, the tree ' s inclined. " 8. — Margaret Elmira Eberly. Y. W. C. A. David City High School. " ' Tis in adversity great courage shines. " 9. — Mary Elizabeth Elliott. Y. W. C. A. Columbus High School. " H ' ell begun is half done. " 10. — Vera Adrienne Fall. Dramatic Club. Senior Play. Aurora High School. Home, Lincoln. " .Ill the zeorld ' s a stage And the men and zeomen are but l layers. " College of Pedagogy 79 Class of 1909 i__RuBY C. Faus. Hawkeye Club. Onawa (Iowa) High School. ■ ' Silence ne ' er hurts, but speeeh does often harm. " 2._Mammie Helle Ferris. B K, Palladian, Y. W. C. A. Central City High School. " A mien that neither seel;s nor shuns The homage seattereJ in her leay. " 3. Vera Cusiimax Fixk. X fJ, Silver Serpent, Class Secretary ( i ). Assistant Editor CoRXiiusKER 1908, Freshman Hop. Omaha High School. " .l ,v man ' s as true as steel! " 4. Marv Catherine Graham. Y. W. C. A., Black Masque, American Chem- ical Society, Chairman May Morning Breakfast (2, 3). Steele High School, Dayton, Ohio. Home, Lincoln. " All great college presidents are chemists. You knoi .i 1 specialise in chemistry. " 5._Helex Gray, a a A, B K, Y. W. C. . ., C. E. S. L., Latin Club, Chairman Junior Social Committee, Chairman Junior-Senior Reception, Chairman Senior Pin Committee, Cornhusker Staff (4). Fremont High School. " Her voice li ' as cz ' er soft. Gentle and low— an excellent thing in n- ' oman. " 6. Loreine a. Hempel. Dramatic Club, Class Basketball Team (, i. 2, 3. 4). .Havelock High School. Home, Lincoln. " The deepest rivers make least din. " 7.— Clara Hermaxsen. AAA. Silver Serpent, Y. W. C. A., Class Basketball (2, 3, 4), Class Secretary (3). St. Paul High School. Home, Kearney. " A maid tender, fair, and happy. " 8. — Beulah Hildreth. President Palladian. Y. W: C. A. Lyons High School. ■7 could live happily if it tcere not for my roommates. " g._BESSE La Verne Hoccomiie. C. E. S. L., Dramatic Club, Y. W. C. A., Chairman Senior Play Committee, Senior Play, Cornhusker Staff (4). S. H. C. J. Convent. Home, Lincoln. " They who from study Ace Live long and merrily. " 10. — Helma Lou Holmes. 4 B K. Home, Tecumseh. " And wisely tell what hour of the day The clock ' does strike, by algebra. " College of Pedagogy 81 Class of 1909 I. — Fanchox Marie Colleen Hoopek. a r, Senior I ' lay. Lincoln Hii ii School. " ] ' oi(ng as I am 1 can bear my oi . ' n sword. " 2. — Audrey Leila Jones. Y. C. A. ; IcCook High School. " There ' s notJiing ill can dwell in such a tcniflc: If the ill spirit has so fair a house Good things z ' ill striz ' c to d ' wcll cvilh it. " 3. — M. Edith Kruckeneerg. R B , Silver Serpent, IJlack }ilas(|ue. German Club. Shelby (Iowa) High School. " A ' o beauty ' s like the beauty of the mind. " 4. — ' iTA Estelle Laxiiam. Y. W. C. a. Crete High School. Home, .Alex- andria. " is necessary to be scc ' ere in order to be just. " 5. — Hattie Liberma.x. !• B K, Latin Club. Friend High School. " If it is not seemly, do it not; if it is not true, speak it not. " 6. — DoROTiiv AL ' Vylaxd. Y. W. C. . . Seward High School. " The true use of speech is not so much to express our wants as to conceal them. " 7. — Elma Jane Milliken. A r, Black Masque. Fremont High School. " Give me some music, music, moody food Of us that trade in loz ' C. " 8. — Emm. L rtha Perry. A O n. McCook High School. Home. Lincoln. " Had I a heart for falsehood framed, I ne ' er could injure you. " 9. — AxxA iXL ' VRY R. T[iKE (■ " liunny " ). 1 B K, German Club, Hawkeye Club. Glenwood (Iowa) High School. " Her modest looks, the cottage might adorn. " 10. — Frank H. Reinsch. A T, Y. AI. C. A., German Club. I ' alladian, Inter- collegiate Debating Squad (4), Class Debating Team (4). Shickley High School. I ' eru Normal. Home, Denver, Colorado. " Gladly would he lerne and gladly tcchc. " College of Pedagogy 83 Class of 1909 I. — Florence Amelia Roth. Y. W. C. A. Lincoln High School. " Joy is the ray of sunsliiiw that brightens and opens those tzK ' o beautiful floz ' ers. eonfideiice and hope. " 2. — Caroline Pai ' line Seidel. Lincoln High School. " 0)1 our first step depends our zehole lareer. ' ' 3. — Helen Jane Snyder. Lincoln High School. " Shut up In nuiisureless eonlent. " 4. — Perry Martin Spease. Home. Crete. ' ■One good friendship zeill outlive forty average loves. " 5.— Louise Mary Sturdenant. Y. ' . C. A. Shelby i Iowa ) High School. Home, Weston. " So still and quiet that her very motion blushed at itself. " 6._EsTHER Lillian Swanson. Y. W " . C. . . Oakdale High School. " The zi ' armth of genial courtesy, the ealin of self-reliance. " 7. — MaideToomey. a O n. Latin Club. Spearfish ( South Dakota ) State Xor- nial. Home, Spearfish, South Dakota. " .Vothing that co}ieer}is a man is indifferent lo me. " 8. — Nellie H. Vail. Elgin High School. Home, Lincoln. " Persuasion lips her tongue zehene ' er she talks. " g,_; lARY . gnes Williams. Catholic Students " Club, Basketball Team (2. 4). McCook High School. " If to her share some female errors fall. Look on her face and you ' I! forget them all. " 10. — Lucy Truitt Woods. Y. W. C. A. Lincoln High School. " The secret of success is constantly to purpose. " College of Pedagogy . 85 Class of 1910 I. — Mabel Alexander. Home, Hiawatha, Kansas. " And I oft have heard defended. Little said is soonest mended. " 2. — Selma Sophia Anderson. Y. W. C. A., Latin Club. Omaha Hii;h Scliool. " Virtue is bold and goodness never fearful. " 3. — Ellen Victoria Anderson. Lincoln High School. " She doeth the little things that most of us leave undone. " 4. — Luci. ; Larie Arends. Cornhusker Staff (3). Home. Syracuse. " An equal mixture of good humor And sensible, soft melanclwly. " 5. — Pearle Arnot. C. E. S. L., Y. W. C. A., Assistant in English Literature Department. Syracuse High School. Home, Merriman. " A kindly, goodly Miss. " II. — Annie Bellatti. Glenwood (Iowa) High School. Two years at Iowa College, Grinnell. " She quits the narrow path of sense For a dear ramble through impertinenee. " 6. — Bessie May Brenizer ( " Bess " ). Bennett High School. " We can not all do everything. " 7. — Ellen Elizabeth Cannell. Latin Club. Catholic Students ' Club. St. Mary ' s Academy. Home, Lincoln. " Let every girl be considered on her own merits. " 8. — Marie King Carriker. Y. W. C. A. Nebraska Citv High School. " Books are sepulchres of thought. " c,._Alice Eliza Compton. Y. W. C. A., Girls ' Club, Y. W. C. A. Cabinet (3), President 1909-10, Y. W. C. A. Lincoln High School. " A living embodiment of thy virtues. " 10, — F.ANNIE RiGGS CoNKLiNG ( " Toddlekins " ) . Franklin High School. Frank- lin Academy. " The mildest manners, and the gentlest heart. " College of Pedagogy 7 Class of 1910 1. — May DicLi.MA Diux ( " Baby Dion " ' ). Y. W. C. A. North Bend High School. " tliiuk no virtues go willi sices. " 2. — Mabel JEAiNXiiXTi-; Fai ' s. Hawkeye Chib. Home, (Jnawa, Iowa. " Mindful not of herself. " 3. — Kathekixe Fullmer. . O n, C. E. S. L. Lincohi High School. " .Vor are tliey satisfied to liiree merely seen her: they zi.-ere delighted to prolong their inter-eiezes. " 4. — AlixxiE AIarguerita Flxke. Y. W. C A., I ' allaihan, Girls ' Chil). Blue Hill High School. ■■.y ;c- touehed nothing that she did not adorn. " 5. — AiLEEN Gantt. X n. Silver Serpent. Lincoln High School. " IJ ' hal a fine thing it is to be elez ' er. " 6. — Blanche Dedukah Given. Palladian, Y. W. C. A. Lincoln High .School. " As sit. ' eet and niusieal As bright Apollo ' s lute. ' 7. — Marie Von Goetz. ' . W. C. A., German Llub. North I ' latte High School. " IVe will answer all things faithfully. " 8. — George Albert Gkubb. Pawnee City. " What shall I do to be forever kno wn ■-ind make lite age to eomc my ozcn. ' " 9. — James Edward H. kdi.m. n. Home. Lincoln. " He adorned zehatez ' er suhjeet he either spoke or zerote upon, by the most splendid eloquenee. " 10. — Teresa Hempel. Latin Club. Wesleyan Academy. Home. Lincoln. " Hence bashful eunning! And prompt use, plain and holy innoeenee. " College of Pedagogy 89 Class of 1910 I. — Emma Edxa Hewit. Y. W. C. A. Friend High School. " Throiigli wtUcr and fire she tosses but is not sul merged. " 2. — Katherine Hole. KKT, Y. W. C. A. Fairbury High School. " So sivcet zcas ne ' er so fatal. " 3. — Rachel Edna Holjfes. Y. W. C. .A.. Tecumseh High School. " None hut herself ean be her parallel. " 4. — LuciLE Hrubesky. Y. W. C. a. Schuyler High .School. Home. Geneva. ' ' No eitlogiuu! could do justice to so great a name. " 5. — Beula L. Jennings. A X Q, Y. W. C. A., Union, Vice-President V. W. C. A. Davenport High School. State Normal at Kearney. " Neither too young to be zi ' ise nor too old to be careful. " 6. — RuFus Keyser. Home, Palmyra. " ;; the case of such eminent men one should speak zcith due circujiispection. " 7. — Grace Jennie Kimmel. Y. W. C. A., Class Basketball ( i ). Captain (2). Lincoln High School. " To Icnozv, to esteem, to love. " 8.— Venus Una Leamer. Y. V. C. A. Wakefield High School. " Of all parts our eyes express The szi ' cetest kind of bashfniness. " 9. — Jessie Lee. Beatrice High School, " My soul has its secret. My life its mystery. " 10. — Theola M. Linn. Y. W. C. A. North I ' .end High School. Peru Normal. " Of tzeo cz ' ils choose the least. " I M. College of Pedagogy 91 Class of 1910 I. — Katherixe Ljttle. XQ. Laiin Clul), ' . W. C. A. Lyons IHsli School. -iriuif shr liL-i ' il. that made she Ian: " 2. — Effie JMav Lo.xGiiAX. Home, Missouri ' allev, Iowa. " It is nut frriniltcd us to kiioxv ' all things " 3. — Bertha Mcsson Luckey. Y. W. C. A., Class Basketball Team {2). Lin- coln High School. " Gentle in manner, ' t ' lgorous in f ertorniance. " 4. — Helen Anna Lvkke. Home, Grand Island. " Miieh, not many things. " 5. — ?klABELLE Rae AIcVeigh. Palladian, Y. W. C. A., Latin Club. Ottawa (Kansas) High School. Home, Lincoln. " 7 ' ;i ' K heads are better than one. " II. — Leah jMay McClure. Palladian, Girls ' Club. Lincoln Hiijh School. " The one thing fiiiishid in this hasty zuorld. " 6. — Coralie H. AIever. A X Q. X ' ice-I ' resident Class ( i ), German Club. (_)maha High School. " Her tone a}id tluniglits are ever changing. " 7. — Ada jMavbell Morgax. Y. W. C. A., Dramatic Club. Fullerton School. Home. Lincoln. " The fairest garden in her looks. And in her mind the zeisest hooks. " 8.— Ida AIay AIyatt. A A A, Y. W. C. A. David City High School. " Let the -a ' orld slide, let the zeorld go ; A fig for core, and a fig for n ' oe. " 9. — Bertha Neale. Y. W. C. A., Palladian. C)maha High School. Home. Ft. Calhoun. " . ' Silence is the [terfectest herald of joy. " 10. — Mabel Esther Xelsox. Y. V. C. A., Palladian. Silver Serpent. ( )akland High School. " Had sigh ' d to many, though she loz ' cd hut one. " College of Pedagogy 93 Class of 1910 I. — Elsie K. Rukahr. Y. W. C. A., Latin Club. Avoca (lowaj High School. Home, Lincoln. " lliat Laliii z ' as no nine dtfRcilc Than to a bliu-kbird ' is lo zoliislh " 2. — Carson Alexander Rutledge ( " Carse " ). Palladian, Y. M. C. A. Second Lieutenant Company L Pershing Rifles. Utica High School. York Col- lege. Home, Lincoln. " When men grot!. ' old, tliey beeoine more foolisli and more -u ' ise. " 3. — Jessie Frances Safford. Home, Lincoln. " The most exquisite pleasure eonsists in giving pleasure to others. " 4. — Nina Adelaide Tewksbury. Y. W. C. A. Lincoln High School. " One vastj substantial smile. " 5. — Blanche ICathryn Sperling. Latin Club, Y. W. C. A., Cornhusker Staff (3). Chadron High School. " They laugh that toiu: " 7. — DoRTiiEA Weaver. Home, Columbus. " Quietly, quietly, speaks not a word. " 8. — Ina Jeannette Williams. Palladian, Y. W. C. A., Hawkeye Club. Har- lan (Iowa) High School. Home, Lincoln. " Two souls -with but a single thought. Two hearts that beat as one. " 9. — Beatrice S. Wilson. Y. W. C. A., Latin Club. Girls " Club. Rushville High School. " Silenee is an admirable thing. " 10. — Elizabeth Wright. Home, Fairmont. " You have materials with whieh lo shozv your talent. " - 2 llliiB 96 Industrial College Aclinr Industrial College Samlicl Avery, I ' li.U. ( " hancellor and President of the University Senate CiiARLics Edwin Bessey, Ph.D.. LL.D. Dean of the College E. A. Burnett, B.Sc. Associate Dean of the College C. R. Richards, M.E.. M.M.E. Associate Dean of the College Members of the Faculty S- MUEL .•KvEKV, Ph.D., Head Professor of Chemistry C. E. Bessev, Ph.D., LL.D., Head Professor of Botany E. A. Burnett, B.Sc, Director of Nebraska Experiment Station C. R. RicH. RDS, M.E., M.M.E., Head Pro- fessor of Mechanical Engineering Grove E. Barber. A.M., Head Professor of Roman History and Literature Lucius A., Ph.D.. Head Professor of English Literature H. W. C. LDWELL, A.M., Head Professor of American History E. H. Barbour, Ph.D., Head Professor of Geology E. W. Davis, Ph.D., Head Professor of Mathematics L. Bkuner, B.Sc, Head Professor of En- tomology L. FossLER, .A.M., Head Professor of Ger- manic Languages H. B. Ward, Ph.D., Head Professor of 7m- ology W. G. L. Taylor, A.B., LL.B., Head Pro- fessor of Political Economy O. V. P. Stout, B.C.E., C.E., Head Pro- fessor of Civil Engineering G. E. Howard, Ph.D., Head Professor of Political Science A. T. Peters, D.V.M., Head Professor of Animal Patholog ' A. E. Davisson, A.B., Head Professor of Agricultural Education G. D. SwEZEY, A.M., Astronomy G. H. Morse. B.E.E., I " " lcctrical I- " nginecring H. R. S.viith. B.Sc, .Animal Husl)an lry R. H. Wouott, A.m., M.D., Anatomy P. H. Erve, . ' .B.. Rhetoric K. L. Haecker, B.Sc. .a., Dairy Husbandry R. A. Emerson, B.Sc, Horticulture M. M. Fo(;(;, A.M., Rlietoric J. G. Workizer, U.S.A., Military Science W. 1 . Snyder, .A.B., M.S., Superintendent North Platte Exnerimental Station G. R. Chatburn, . .M.. . pplied Mechanics C. A. Skinner, Ph.D., Pliysics G. E. CoNURA, Ph.D., Geology F. D. Heald, Ph.D., Botanv F. J. Alvvav, Ph.D., Chemistry " . C. Webster, Ph.D., Commerce . . L. Canuv, Ph.D., Mathematics B. E. M(x re, Ph.D., Physics H. H. Waite, A.m., M.b., Bacteriology and Pathology F. H. Philui ' s, M.F.. Forestry 11. Webster, Ph.D., Sociology and . nthro- pclogy Rosa Bouton, A.M., Home Economics C. C. Engberc, Ph.D.. Mathematics R. K. LvMAN, .A.M., M.D.. Pharmacy Benton Dales, Ph.D., Chemistry . E. Guenther. Ph.D.. Physiology J. E. LeRossignoi.. Ph.D., Political Economy !•:. M. Winox, Ph.D.. Botany J. H. Gain, M.D.C. . nimal Pathology W. A. WlLLARD, . .M., ZooloR ' L. W. Chase. B.Sc. Farm Mechanics Louise Poind. Ph.l)., ICnglish Literature J. E. Almy. Ph.D., Physics .Annette E. Philbrrk, B.Sc, Home Eco- nomics C. W. Wallace, Ph.D.. English Literature F. A. Stuff, A.M.. English Literature A. F. Magdanz. Ph.D.. Animal Husbandry h. Keyser. Soils E. G. Montgomery. B.Sc. Field Crops G. . ' . 1-ovELANi). .V.M.. LL.B.. Moleorology F. D. Barkf-R, . ' .M., Zoologj- J. II. Powers, Ph.D.. Zoolog) ' M. Nelson, A.M.. Field Crops T. B. Sears, C.E. Civil Engineering W. C. Brenke, Ph.D.. Mathematics P. K. SlaymakER. . ' pplied Mechanics UNDER the charter of the University as adopted in 1869 a " College of Practical Science, Civil Engineering, and Mechanics " and a " ' College of Agri- culture " were created. These were soon merged into the " Industrial College. " Not much more than a foundation was laid by the year 1884, when we find a total of thirteen students registered in this college. The ne.xt year, 1885, the requirements for admission were changed so as to place the college upon the standing it has since enjoyed. The first buildings erected for this department were a barn and boarding hall at the College Farm and old Nebraska Hall on the northeast corner of the cam- pus, which was then known as the Industrial College, being so called in the ap- propriation bill providing for its erection. By a rearrangement of the University work in i88g, the general scientific course and an electrical course, which has since become the electrical engineering department, were included in the Indus- trial College, and in those five years the number enrolled increased from thirteen to ninety. As the branches became larger and the required work became more and more extended, it was found necessary to provide adequate facilities for doing the work, and, during this period of development, the material part of the industrial department was increased by the additiori of other buildings. The machine shops were added to the group of buildings on the campus, followed soon by the erec- tion of two laboratories known as Bacteriological Laboratory and the Dairv Lab- oratory at the Farm, giving the agricultural department its first impetus, and in- cidentally starting one of the greatest agricultural schools west of the Missouri river. At the beginning of the year 1895, the College had expanded so as to include courses in agriculture, biology, chemistry, physics, the engineering groups, gen- eral science and mathematics, and in the next ten years the growth in number of students had increased until there were nearly a thousand enrolled. The increased number of students made it necessary to secure more room, and thus we find added to the list of buildings during these years the Mechanic Arts Hall on the campus, the E.xperiment Station Hall, the Dairy Barn, Machin- ery Hall, Agricultural Flail, and Home Economics Hall at the Farm, and last the beautiful new Engineering Hall on the campus, which is now uearing completion. The growth in the engineering and agricultural departments made it neces- sary to subdivide the Industrial College into the College of Engineering and the College of Agriculture, and thus the last legislature, by House Roll No. 76 ( com- monly known as the Kotouc bill) created the Colleges of Engineering and Agri- culture and sounded the death-knell to the Industrial College of the L niversity of Nebraska. Industrial College 99 Class of 1909 I. — J. H. (■■Heinie " ). Medical Society. Hastings High School. " Tliri-i- is a l lt-asurc in being mad iriiicli niinr but mad niiii know. " 2. — Henry Blakeslee Hoyden ( " " Heinie ' " ). P 5, Assistant in Anatomy. Ravenna High School. " Yes. social friend, I love thcc well. " 3.— Sheldon Blaine Coon ( " " Rastus " ). ATA, Dramatic CInb, Senior Play. Three years at Doane. Anrora High School. Home, Council IjlufFs. Iowa. " For his acts so much applauded. " 4. — James Francis Coupe ( " " Jim " ). A Z, Catholic Students ' Club, Captain Company I (4), Second Lieutenant Pershing Rifles (4), Senior Prom, Chairman Ivy Day Committee. Falls City High School. " .-i HU7 I of cheerful yesterdays and confidential tomorroies. " 5- — Ralph Lowell George. A X 5, Chemistry Club, Assistant in Chemistry Laboratory, Cross Country Team (4). Grand Island College. Hoiiie, Cumro. " He who binds his soul to knozeledge, steals the key of hcaz ' cn. " 6. — GusTAVus Guy Gilbert ( " ' Gus " ). A Z, Union, Entomology Club, Stock Judging Team (4). Peru Normal. Home. Johnson. " One science only will one genius fit. So Z ' ast is art. so narrow human zeit. " 7. — AIary Belle Grimmett. Home, Tecumseh. " Attempt the end. and ncz ' cr stajid to doubt; Xothing ' s so hard but search zeill find it out. " 8. — Albin Gust Hamel C ' - l " )- Acacia, Union, Y. AI. C. .A... Forestry Club, Track Team (3). Omaha High School. ' 7 could hare laughed but lacked the time: " 9. — Charles M. H. rdin. Engineering Society. Home, Alma. " Alas! hozi ' can ice alzuays resist? " ID. — George Samuel Heffelbower ( ' " Shortie " ). Y. M. C. A., Palladian. Pres- ident of Chorus. Red Cloud High School. " Like truths of science waiting to be caught. " Industrial College 101 Class of 1909 I. — Erwin Hopt. a Z, Sem Bot. McCook High School. Home. Lincohi. " U ' liciicc is thy learning- ' ' Hath thy toil O ' er bonks consumed the midnight oil. " 2. — Carl Price Jeffords ( " Stub " ). A Z, Acacia, Y. M. C. A., Class Baseball (I, 2, 3), Class Basketball (3, 4), Stock Judging Team (4). Broken Bow- High School. " Laughter — the cipher key ichcre-.cith zve decipher the H ' holc mun. " 3. — John Chester Ketridge. Y. M. C. A., Palladian, Glee Club (2. 3), Presi- dent Forestry Club (4). Fairmont High School. " Not old enough for a man. nor young enough for a boy. " 4. — George M. Lamb ( " Fuzzie " ). A Z. Sem Bot. Freshman Baseball Team, Assistant in Botany, Acting Curator of University Herbarium. Hooper High School. " With a grain of salt. " 5. — WiLLARD CooKE MiLLS, Jr. ( " Bill " ). K , Vikings, Associate Editor Cornhusker (3), German Club. Lincoln High School. " The riches of scholarship and the benignities of litera- ture defy fortune and outlive calamity. " 6. — Lewis Bertia Olmstead. Home, Lincoln. " Sir Isaac Newton XFII. " 7. — Charles Erxest Overman. Home, Lincoln. " ! spite of all the learned have said, I still my ozvn opinion keep. " 8. — Guillermo Pagaduan ( " Bill " ). Sem Bot, Forestry Club. igan High School. Home, Candon, Ilocas Sur, P. L " laugh, for hope hath happy place zvith me. " 9. — Minnie Josephine Pierce. Y. W. C. A., Hawkeye Club. Girls ' Club. Ox- ford High School. " Her gentleness hath made her great. " ID. — Claude K. Siiedd. A Z, Union, Y. ] L C. A., First Lieutenant Company C (3). Home, Loomis. " By saying nothing you may pass zcise. " Industrial College 103 Class of 1909 i._HuGH S. Stevenson ( " Steve " ). Forestry Club, Class Basketball ( i, 2, 4). Lincoln High School. " Love seldom liaunis Ihc licarl x ' lurc leanung lies. And Venus sets err Mercury eiiii rise. " 2._WiLLis Harvey Taylor. $ P 2, Medical Society, Class Football (4). As- sistant in Anatomy Laboratory. Villisca (Iowa) High School. " Will dare to t rotnise dyiii}; sufferers aid. " 3._jA.MES Llovu Thomas ( " Jimmie " ' ) Y. AI. C. A., Union, First Lieutenant Company C (4), Chairman Cap and Gown Committee (4), Treasurer Y. M. C. A. Lincoln High School. " If he had tzco ideas in his head they looii i ' (( out zvith each other. " 4.— Claude R. TiLLoTSON ( " Tilly " ). A0X. Omaha High School. " So much does one man do. That docs both act and knoxv. " 6.— Teodulo Tupacio. Entomology Club. Cavite High School. Home, Imus, Cavite, P. I. •7 believe in sunshine, fresh air, friendship, calm sleep, and beautiful thoughts. " 7.— AlARY Winifred Tucker. Medical Society, Y. W. C. A. Lincoln High School. ■•Ahcays in haste but iievt r in a hurry. " 8. — Karl . ugust Ulmann. Home, Lincoln. " freely told you, all the n ' calth 1 had Ran in my veins, I zvas a gentleman. " c,__yoHN Ernst Weaver. B K. Western Normal College, Shenandoah, Iowa. Home, Lincoln. " In youth and beauty, zeisdom is but rare. " io._Reginald Myron Wildish ( " Reg " ). ' I.P , Medical Society. Aurora High School. • ' .-J friendly heart that has plenty of friends. " Industrial College 105 Class of 1910 I. — Ohren Allix Bef.tzer ( " Eluck " ). K 2. Mking-, Iron Sphinx, Spikes, Baseball (2), Captain (3). J ' ootball (2. 3), Ca])tain-e!ect ' 09-10. Arajja- hoe High School. " Just walcli mc, I 7 get it. " 2. — LoREN Leroy Bishop ( " Red " ). Y. I. C . A., Forestry Club, Chemistry Club. First Prize Individual Drill Company B, Silver Medal Individual Drill Company A (2), Associate Editor Forestry Club Annual (3). " Had yon an rye briiind yon. you might sec more destruction at your liccls than fortunes before you. " 3. — William Hewit Blaxchard. Home, Lincoln. " Music ' s the medicine of the mind. " 4. — Carl Alexaxder Brodkrick. Y. M. C. A., Aoricuitural Club. Fairfield School of Agriculture. ' ' It is the hrcrogative of great men only to have great defects. " 5. — Mamie Ellen Brown. Home, Fremont. " Those who endeavor to excel al! are at least sure of excelling a great many. " 6. — Horace J. Cary ( " Puss " ). AY. Iron Sphinx, First Lieutenant Company D (3). Chairman Pershing Rifles Hop. Kearney High School. " Happy am I. from care I am free. " 7. — Albert Bushxess Chain ( " Bert " ). l K . Y. M. C. A.. Agricultural So- ciety. York High School. " A large, iccll-built. and sturdy man. " 8. — Carl Fred Chase. Y. M. C. A.. President Agricultural Club. Pawnee High School. Nebraska School of Agriculture. " Endurance is the croivning quality. And l alicnce all the passion of great hearts. " 9. — Yere Saxford Cl ' lner. Home, Albion. " Praising xelml is lost makes the remembrance dear. " ID. — Philip Marshall Dale ( " Phil " ). P S. Y. M. C. A. Graduate of Lin- coln Academy. Home. Waverlv. " .Much ma be said on both sides. " Industrial College 107 Class of 1910 I. — Katk Field ( " Katy-did " j. K A ©, Silver Serpent, Y. W. C. A., Class Bas- ketball Team ( i, 2). Graduate of Lincoln High School. Home, Lincoln. " Only zvhcn genius is married to science Can the higlust results be produced. " 2. — Lorenzo Fredrick Flower ( " Rennie " ). ATfl, Y. M. C. A,, Vikings, Class Baseball (i), Manager (2), Class Basketball (2). Manager (3), Varsity Tennis Team (2), Cornhusker Staff (3). Lincoln High School. Home, Minatare. " Y ou look zi ' ise — please correct that error. " 3. — Charles H. Gable. Entomological Club, Cross Country Team (3). Deni- son (Iowa) High School. Home, Lincoln. " The grass stoops not he treads on it so light. " 4. — Walter Rollins Garland ( " Spike " ). Home, Lincoln. " So long, Mary. " 5. — Alta May Gooden. Palladian, Y. W. C. A. Clarksburg (West Virginia) High School. Home, Lincoln. " Making forty thousand wishes Will never till your pail zvith fishes. " 7. — Harold Hubert Greenamyre. A X, Forestry Club. Lincoln High School. " ' .f (7 blame sight easier to make e.rcuses than to make good. " 8. — Sherman Blaine Hibbard. SAE, N2N, Viking, Medical Society. Ore- gon (Missouri) High Sch ool. " Born merely for the purpose of digestion. " 9. — Fred Wenzl Hofmann ( " Fritz " ). A Z, Acacia, Forestry Club. Botany Seminar, Glee Club (i, 2, 3), Class Treasurer (2), Cornhusker Staff (3), Assistant in Florticulture (3), Curator and Cr)llector in Botany (3). Omaha High School. " The ruby Up. the sparkling eye All una ' Z ' ailing prove; Wandering from fair to fair he tlies Bill will not Ica ' ii to love. " 10. — Earl Henry Jorgensen ( " Jorgy " ). Palladian, Y. M. C. A. Cabinet (3). Omaha High School. " He must have rceeii ' ed a mucilage can, the k ' o.v he sticks around. " Industrial College 109 Class of 1910 I. — Mauricio Lazo. Y. M. C. A., Forestry Club, Agricultural Club. Vigan, Ilocos Sur High School. Home. Santa ] Iaria, Ilocos Sur, I ' . I. " U ' luilc ' rr lie did Ti ' ;.v dinic ' ■ilh so much case. In liiiii atoiic ' t ' as iialunil lo ruj ' f. " 2. — John Henry Linson. P 2, Palladian, Y. M. C. A. Minden High School. Home, Heartwell. " The best lesson is that of example. " 3. — SAiiuEL Arthur AIahood ( " Sam " ). Y. I. C. A. Cabinet (3), Palladian, Pershing RiHes, Chemistry Club, First Sergeant Company B 13), Inter- class Athletic Board (i, 2, 3). Columbus High School. " A fresh young squire, A lover, and a lusty bachelor, With locks curled as tlicy zcere laid in press. " 4. — Guy Raymond McDole. Chemistry Club. Home, University Place. " As cool as cucumbers. " 5. — Grant McXeal C ' Crumbs " ). Forestry Club. Lincoln High School. Home, North Platte. " A handful of common sense is zeorth a bushel of learning. " 7. — William Claude Mitchell. Y. M. C. A., Pershing; Rifles, ledical So- ciety, Assistant in Zoology. Lincoln High School. " Mamma ' s little boy. " 8. — Carl Leland Iodesitt. Grand Island High School. " The road to knoz ' lcdge crosses the f lain of ignorance. " 9. — Roy L. Nelson ( " Goat " ). Palladian, Iron Sphinx, Y. M. C. A. Cabinet (2), Chairman Finance Committee (3), Chairman Social Committee (3), Cornhusker Staff (3). " Il ' hat shall I do to be forez ' cr knoi ' n And make the age to come my ozicn ' " 10. — M. P. Paulson ( " Mike " ). Forestry Club. Minden High School. " Jesse James is his hero. " Industrial College 111 Class of 1910 I. — Edgar Gakwood Pulleys { " iuv ' ). 2 X, Vikings. Iron Sphinx, Spikes, For- estry Club, Sophomore Hop. Lincohi High SchooL " If all the years zi ' cre playing holidays. To sport would be as tedious as to zi ' orh. " 2. — John Clarence Resler ( " Wisdom " ). Y. ]M. C. A. Wilsonville High School. " An oracle witliin a)i empty cask; He says but little, and that little said Owes all its ' weight, like loaded diee, to lead. " 3. — Walter A. Spencer. Home, Gibbon. " The man zvlio does a little and does it z ' ell, docs a great deal. " 4. — Marcia Lucinda Stewart ( " Cindy " ). A . Lincoln High Schodl. " Cookery has become an art, a noble science. " 7. — James C. Tucker ( " Jim " ). P5, Medical Society. Cornhusker Staff (3), Y. JM. C. A., Assistant in Zoology-. Thurman (Iowa) High School. " Hang sorrow; care ' II kill a cat. " 8. — Arthur Thaddeus Upson ( " Art " ). Forestry Club, Master of Ceremonies Forestry Club Hop, First Sergeant Hospital Corps. Lincoln Fligli School. " A man may have no bad habits and still have worse. " 9. — Alfred E. Wester ' elt ( " Wes " ). P 5, Y. AI. C. . ., Medical Socictx ' . ( )maha High School. " Our college boy. " 10. — John T. Zimmer ( " Zip " ). President of Nebraska Entomological Society, American Ornithologist ' s L ' nion, Nebraska Ornithological Union, Ne- braska Academy of Science. Lincoln High School. " Bugs for )nc. " BMSm. mmm .M( )kl ' L ' I ' ll.W tln ' c luinilruil men wlm are eiii a.ncd in engineering; and in closely related pursuits have attended the University of Nebraska. A majority of these men have j raduated from some one of the engineering courses, although p considerable number left befdre graduation, and a few who graduated in othe: " lines of work have become engineers. Engineering instruction, in the hirm of a course in civil engineering formu- lated by Col. Edgar S. Dudley, L " . .S. A., who was the first commandant of cadets, was first offered in 1878. John II. Silvernail. now deceased, graduated from this course in 1881, and took up the jiractice of civil engineering. E. J. Robinson. ' 84. is the earliest graduate engaged in the practice of engineering. . n electrical engineering degree was first given in 1892. tlie recipient being James A. Uarkley. now and for a number of years representing in an engineering and financial way important liritish interests in South . frica. . ustin J. Collett, ' 00. now electrical engineer of the L ' nion Pacific R. R. Cn.. was ilie first graduate in mechanical engineering. Kion J. . rnolfl is clearly the most distinguished engineer to whom tile Uni- versity can lay claim. Mr. .Arnold attended the University in the early ' os, be- ing a contemporary of Professor Caldwell. Since 1895 he has been |)resident and I)rincii)al stockholder of the organization now known as the .Arnold Company, Chicago, wiiicli makes a specialty of steam railway shop work, and takes contracts for the construction as well as the engineering. During the period i8i 5- 8 he developed tlie rotary converter, substation, high tension, direct current system of electric railways, whicli soon Iiecame standard. In i()oi and for five years fol- lowing he took the leading i)art in the electrification of the Xew ' ork t ' entral in and out of .Xew ' ork citv. This work involved a direct expenditure of about $15,000,000 and collaterally of something over $f)o,(:KX).ooo. Since ii o he has been chairman of the Hoard of .Sujiervising Engineers and chief engineer of the work to lie done in L ' hicago with reference fo the traction properties, involving the expeiidiltne of a])proNiniateiy $40,000,000. He was consulting engineer for the electrification of tlie .St. Clair tunnel, the heaviest electric railway service in the world, lie has been |)resident of the An ' erican Institute of l-llectrical luigi- neers, and also of the Western Socit ' lv of JMigineers. lie has medals for inven- tion or engineering achiivenKiUs from ilie I ' laiikiin liistitule. the Trans-Missis- Engineering 115 sippi Exposition, Pan-American Exposition, and Universal Exposition of St. Louis. It will be noted that (Uir men are represented in nearly all fields and all grades of engineering; that their work is to be found north, south, east, and west in our own country, as well as in. the other countries of this continent, on other conti- nents, and in the islands of the sea ; that an infinite variety of opportunity seems to have opened to the young engineer; that success may be won at home, even in the University city, or in the most distant lands. It must also be said that it is true, even to a much greater extent than will appear in what follows, that the men who have gone out from these departments are loyal to the University, those who have been the most successfvd and who have accomplished the greatest things be- ing among the most loyal. Leonard E. Hurtz graduated in electrical engineering in 1903, entered the employ of the Lincoln Gas Electric Light Company, later took charge of the electrical department of the city, and has now for two or three years been gen- eral manager of the Lincoln Telephone and Telegraph Company, being at this time one of the best paid and most influential young business men of the city. N. A. Kemmish, ' 04, is assistant superintendent of the Lincoln Traction Com- pany, having charge of the power plant, the shops, and all construction work. John Westover, ' 04, is proprietor of a thrifty and growing structural steel works in Lincoln. He employs University engineers, and is frequently patronized by University engineers who are in charge of steel construction. These are instances of success at home. Going further afield, we find Joseph A. Sargent, a member of the class of 1899, enlisted with the volunteer engineers in the Spanish-American War, was mustered out in Havana, and entered the em- ploy of the War Department there, soon becoming one of the half dozen men who were at the right hand of Col. Wm. Black, U. S. A., in the making over of that city. On the termination of the American occupation in Cuba he engaged in rail- way work in Mexico, .followed by a few years in the United States Reclamation Service and on the New York subways ; thence again to Cuba as chief engineer of the Van Horn railwa ' s, following which, at the call of Colonel Black, he en- tered the employ of the L nited .States Provisional Government as chief engineer of the Oriente Province. James W. McCroskey, 91, is chief engineer and manager of foreign con- struction for the J. G. White Company, Ltd., of London, England. His duties take him to all parts of the world where engineering work of magnitude is to be done. J. G. White, by the way, was instructor in physics in this University in 1885-86 and 1886-87. He is now the head of one of the greatest engineering and contracting organizations in the world. Another of our men who is now in his employ is James A. Green, with a salary materially in excess of the total annual appropriation for salaries, equipmeiit, and expenses for the department in which he was a student and assistant only five years ago. C. H. Purcell, ' 06, is in Peru, .S. . ., in a responsible position and at a salary which is high for so young a man. He also has employed some of the men of the later classes. J. C. Hitchman. ' 98, after experience on surveys, railways, and canals in this country, in Cuba, and in Mexico, reports his present position as follows : " In charge as manager Hacienda Cu atolopan. " His address is Cuatolopan, Ver, Mex- ico. Hi_tchnian and A. L. Hoagland, ' 00. are instances of men who have gradu- ated in one branch of engineering and have taken up and followed another. Hoag- land locate l and constructed the new and improved line of the Burlington from 116 Engineering Lincoln to Milfortl. the heaviest earthwork construction on the BurUngton west of the -Missouri river. H. B. Xoyes, electrical engineering. i8y8, has for several years held the po- sition of chief engineer of the Omaha Council Bluff ' s Railway. Some of the younger University engineers are making good progress in his employ also. Chas. E. Fritts, ' 96, is chief engineer of the .Metrnpolitan Street Railway Company, of Kansas City, Missouri. Cieorge H. Tinker, ' 90. is bridge engineer of the X. Y., C. St. L. R. R., with headfiuarters at Cleveland, r)hi(). His continuing interest in the I ' niversity is shown by llie fact that he is at present giving general su])ervision to the thesis work of two members of the class of IS)09. who are working out a subject in which he is interested as relating to his work. Norton Ware, ' 04. is bridge engineer of the Western Pacific Ry. and has en- tire charge of the design and construction of the bridges for this new line of rail- way, which extends from San Francisco to Salt Lake City. Bruce C. Yates, ' 02, is assistant to the chief engineer of the Great Homestake Alining Company, of Lead, South Dakota. C. C. Griggs, " 97, now at Eureka, Utah, has made a notable success as a min- ing superintendent, having put a number of n.on-paying propositions on a strong dividend basis. Frank A. Manlev has s])cnt in the employ of the Union I ' acific Coal Com- pany practically all of the twenty years since his graduation, reaching in 1891 the position of chief engineer. He is now general superintendent of the Superior Coal Company and chief engineer and superintendent of construction of the Union Pacific Coal Company, his address being Rock Springs, Wyoming. Hugh Wilson, 97, went into the operating side of railway work, and became a division superintendent at the age of twcntv-eight years. He is now in charge of 382 miles of the D. R. G. R. R., with headfjuarters at Salida, Colorado. The military service of Charles W. " eeks, ' 98. landed him as an officer in the United States . rmy, and he has been since 11J05 ccinimand.uu of cadets at the State University of Jowa. Robert H. White, ' 05, is ehiei ' electrician and assistant maintenance super- visor of the Schenectady works of the . merican Locomotive Company, where 6,000 men are employed. .Arthur B. Smith, ' 01, is assistant i)rofessor of telephone engineering at Pur due University. .• dolph . ' hane, ' 01. is associate professor of electrical engineering at Iowa State College. Walter E. Rowe, ' 96, is dean and ]irofessor of civil engineering in the State University of Kentucky. Herbert S. I ' vans, ' i)H. is professor if electrical engineering in ihe University ' of Colorado. J. B. Davidstjn, ' 04, is professor of agricultural engineering in Iowa State College, and occupies several cx-officio ])ositions in the college and in the state. L. W. Chase, of the same class, holds a similar |)osition here. These two men, gra luating in mechanical engineermg, took up this new line of work, and have thus early become the undis|)uted leaders of it. The ' are the joint autliors of a voluminous text on " barm Machint ' ry and I ' arm Motors. " ( iraduates of the University of .Nebraska are engineering |)rofessors and in- structors also in the University of I ' enns) Ivaiiia, l " oliiia lo t ' ollege. University of Washintrton. and the Universitv of Id.aho. Engineering 117 Karl C. Randall, ' 97, after some time spent in Central America in the employ of a company operating- power plants in that region, returned to this country, and now occupies the responsible position of engineer and chief of the transformer department of the Westinghouse Electrical and Manufacturing Company. All transmission and transformer work done by this company comes under his charge. G. W. Elmen, ' 02 and ' 04, is development engineer m the physical lal oratory of the Western Electric Company in New York. Herbert E. Reagan. )j, after six years spent in the sales department of the Western Electric Compan -, became a railroad contractor, being now a member of the firm of Yale Reagan, and also president of the United States Equipment Company, of Chicago, which owns and leases more than $1,000,000 worth of steam shovels, locomotives, cars, etc. Dan (jutleben, ' 00, who in his day here was distinctly the leader of the engi- neering students, is now a building contractor in San Francisco. A. A. Miller, 98, has been since 1902 in Seattle, where for several years he has handled all the large negotiations of the Westinghouse Electric and Manu- facturing Company in the Seattle territory. Lerov P. Sawyer, ' 99, is secretary and treasurer of the Buckeye Electric Company of Cleveland, Ohio, and as such is in charge of an extensive business in electric lamps, having branch offices in several of the larger cities of the country. L. J. Belnap, ' 98, is Montreal manager of the Allis-Chalmers-Bullock Com- pany. Ernest H. Haughton, ' 95, known in his student days as " Breezy " Haughton, is general manager of the Bryan-Marsh Company, of Chicago, and employs U. of N. men in his business of making and selling incandescent lamps. Em G. Eagleson, " 89, has been surveyor general of Idaho, and is a substan- tial business man of varied interests in Boise. T. C. Stevens, ' 05, has become one of the most expert hydrographic engineers in the country. He has been since graduation in the employ of the United States Geological Survey, and is now district engineer for the Columbia River district. W. H. Sawyer, 94, having had extensive electrical engineering and sales ex- perience at home and abroad, is now engineer in charge of the New York office of Ford, Bacon Davis. Ralph E. Turner, ' 06, is associate editor of the Practical Engineer, a monthly magazine for stationary engineers and power plant superintendents. Bruce W. Benedict, ' 01, after several years of service in the motive power department of the Burlington R. R., became editor of the Railway Master Me- chanic. Chicago. He is now ' supervisor of schedules for the Santa Fe system. That the University engineers have in more ways than one been loy al to the institution is shown by numerous entries in the Alumni Directory such as the fol- lowing: Mary Home Sargent, ' 96; Jessie Stanton Crook. ' 99; Georgina Case Sawyer, ' 97; Edith Robbins Day, ' 07: Josephine Tremaine McCroskey, ' 92; Min- nie Guile Brackett, ' 03. The accident insurance companies will not write as a preferred risk a man who is actively engaged in the field work of engineering. That there is a basis for this is indicated by the fact that a seemingly undue proportion of our men have met untimely deaths through accident and exposure. Instances which come to mind at once of men who have been stricken down on the work, some of them in distant and benighted lands, are: A. H. . ndrews. Elver Shinbur, Leroy Thomas Edmund Turner, Victor Yont, Frank Rush, and Raymond Hill. 6. V. P. Stout, Engineering 119 Class of 1909 I. — Arthur Leo Anderson. Seward High School. " Of n ' cry noble icoi k, Ihc silent part is best. " 2. — Ivan F. Baker. Acacia, A. I. E. E., Engineerin ,r Society, President Union (4), Class Football (3, 4), Class Treasurer (3), Y. M. C. A. Cabinet, CoRNHUSKER Staff (4), Chairman Auditing ' Committee (4). Cedar Rap- ids High School. Home, Lincoln. " .Vd ir but liiinself eon be liis parallel. " 3. — Claudius Edmund Bennett. Engineering Society, A. L E. E.. Y. M. C. A. Seward High School. Home, Havclock. " A zvise man zeill make more upporliinities than he Ands. " 4. — Ira S. Bigger. Y. ] [. C. A., A. I. E. E., Engineering Society, Chairman Social Committee (4). Wilcox High School. Home, University Place. ' 7 was not born for courts or great affairs, I pay my debts, beliezr. and say )ny prayers. " 5. — Oscar Nelson Brodahl. Y. M. C. A., A. I. E. E., Engineering Society. Ashland High School. " ] ' ( ' »;- X ' ery silenee slunes that you agree. " 6. — Edward Martin Buol. A © X, :S T. Randolph High School. " High poekets for short. " 7. — Albert McCain Candy. 2 T, Y. M. C. A., E. E. Editor of Blue Print (4). Lincoln High School. " S-.i. ' eet ' ner of life and soldier of society. " 8. — Clarence Edmund Casebeer. Engineering Society, A. I. E. E. Blue Springs High School. " Life would be quite tolerable if it icere nut for its amusements. " 9. — Ross H. Cunningham. Home, Liberty. " My life is one dcm ' d horrid grind. " 10. — Henry Charles Currier. 2 T, Engineering Society, A. I. E. E. St. Ed- ward High School. " Trite merit, like a river, the deeper it is, the less noise it makes. " Engineering 121 Class of 1909 I. — Arthur H. Edgren. AY. Lincoln High School. " An absent-minded arm that moves about much (and many). " 2. — Harry Cowles Fleming. 2 T, Engineering Society. Hastings High School. " Had I been present at the creation, I could have given some useful liiiits for the better ordering of the Universe. " 3. — Clifford Robert Fulton ' ( " Bob " ). K5, 2 T, Engineering Society, Y. M. C. A., President Engineering Society. Lincoln Academy. " As merry as the day is long. " 4. — Richard Oscar Green ( " Dick " ). Palladian, A ' . M. C. A., Engineering Society. McCook High .School. " The thing done ai ' ails — not -i ' liat is said about it. " 5. — Edward Franklin Guidinger ( " Ging " ). 2 T, Innocents, Palladian, Y. L C. A., Engineering Society, A. L E. E., Chairman Social Committee (3), President Class (3), Cornhusker Staff (4), Chairman Olympics Com- mittee, Class Football (4), Class Basketball (4). Schuyler High School. " Constant as the Xorthern Star. " 6. — Fred Chapin Harding ( " Snorki " ). Palladian. Engineering Society, Y. M. C. A. Oakland High School. " once ate a pie. " 7. — Ray L. Harrison. Engineering Society, Freshman and Sophomore Hop Committee, Captain Class Baseball Team (i). Manager Class Football (2), Interclass Athletic Board (3), Assistant Business Manager Blitc Print (3). Class Football (4). Grand Island High School. " Let music sound zvhile he doth make his choice. " 8. — James B. Har ey ( " Jim " ). 2 T, Athletic Board, Varsity Football Team (2, 3), Captain (4), Class Basketball (2, 3, 4). Wilbur High School. " Willi too much quickness e ' Z ' er to be taught; ll ' itli too much thinking to have common thoughts. " 9. — JOHN QuiNCY HossACK. Home, Falls City. " IP ' e grant, although he had much n ' it, He 7i ' (!j ' very shy of using it. " ID. — Harry ' infield Hinman. 2 T, Palladian, Engineering Society, Y. M. C. A., Laboratory Assistant in E. E., Editorial Staff of Blur Print. Wy- more High School. " .4nd genius hath electric pozecr, Which earth can never tame. " Engineering 123 Class of 1909 I. — Berne Martin Howard. Home, Fremont. " A song and friendly game at cards. " 2. — J. B. Johnson. rA, Business Manager Blue Print (4). Corxhusker Staff (4). Hot Springs High School. " S ' lcni men ' u ' ith empires in their brains. " 3. — William Alfred Kelly ( " Pat ' " j. Engineering Society, Union, Y. M. C. A. Tilden High School. Home, Neligh. " Oh! I am zcoundcd — not without! But angry Cupid, bolting from his eyes, Hath shot himself into me like a Aame ! " 4. — Don a. Kuebler. Y. M. C. A., Engineering Society, Union. Bertrand High School. " With earc and toil all things may eonquered be. " 7. — Rex H. Leberm. n. Engineering Society. Fremont High School. " IVhat poor creatures are men. " 8. — Harry Pike Letton ( " Pike " ). K 2, 5 T, Engineering Society. Dramatic Club, Master of Ceremonies Engineering Hop, Business Alanager Senior Play. Fairbury High School. Home, Lincoln. " Lend me your ears. " 9. — Frank Edmund JMcCall ( " Mac " ). Engineering Society, Palladian, Y. M. C. A., A. I. E. E., First Lieutenant Hospital Corps (3). Home, Lincoln. " would fain speak, but, being without ivits, zvliat can I say: ' " 10. — August H. Meyer ( " Augie " ). 2 A E, A. I. E. E., Spikes, Iron Sphinx. Vikings, Innocents, Class Football ( i, 2), Junior Prom. Grand Island High School. " The sweet occupation of doing nothing. " Engineering 125 Class of 1909 I. — Xels Peter Nelson ( " Xels " ). Y. M. C. A., Hawkt-ve Club, Ennjim-ering Society, Brevet Captain Company A (3), First Lieutenant I ' ershing Rilles (4). Council Bluffs High School. " He scans lo be a ittaii sprung from hinisclf. " 2. — Edwin R. Pelstek r " Antly " ). Acacia, Palladian, Y. .M. C. A,, Engineering Society, A. I. E. E. Omaha High School. ■7 zeouhl thai my tongue could utter The thoughts that arise in me. " 3. — Andreas C, Peterson, LTnion, Students " Debating Club, Y. M. C. A., En- gineering Society. Omaha High School. " Thou say ' st an undisputed tiling In sueli a solemn zeay. " 4. — Oliver L. Phillips ( " OUie " ). 2 T, Engineering Society. Hot S] rings (South Dakota) High School. " Good sense lehieli only is the gift of heaven. " 7. — W ' lLBLR A. R- cely ( " Wib " j. rA, Tennis Club, Engineering Society, Jimior Prom. Pender High School. " Defer not till tomorro ' ie to be zeise, Tomorroze ' s sun for thee may uez ' er rise. " 8. — George M, Rannik, North Platte High School. " But the firm purfose of his heart remains. " 9, — Christian A. Reimers ( " Chris " ). Engineering Society, Class Football (3), U. S. Xaval Academy one year. Home, Pierce. " A merrier man, zeithin tlie limit of beeoming mirth — ne ' er spent an hour ' s tall- zeithal! " 10. — James Roy Smith ( " Jo " ). . X, Y. AI. C. A,, A. I. E. E., Engineering Society, Class Baseball (2, 3), Class Eiasketball (3, 41. Carleton High School. " He looked Just as y iur signpost lions (to, .-Is fierce, and (juite as harmless, too. " Engineering 127 Class of 1909 I. — Ernest H. Smith. Y. M. C. A., Hawk-eye Club. Villisca (Iowa) High School. Home, Scotts Bluff, Iowa. " A great career is a lireaiii of yniilli realiced in mature age. " 2. — Dalmacio Urtula ( " Heavy " ). 2 T, Engineering Society, Pangasinan High School. Home, Calasiao, Pangasinan, P. I. " He is so full of pleasant anecdote. So rich, so gay, so poignant in his ' wit. Time vanishes before him as he speaks. " 3. — Clinton Adams Thompson ( " Clint " or " Cut " ). Engineering Society. Lincoln High School. " am very fond of the company of ladies. I lilce their beauty, I like tlieir delicacy. I like their vivacity, and I like their silence. " 4. — Walter V. Walsh ( " Skinny " ). ' arsity Basketball ( i. 2, 3), Captain (4), Chairman Sophomore Hop. Home, Lincoln. " To those ivho know thee not, no xvords can paint; And those ivho know thee, know all tvords are faint! " 7. — Edward William White ( " Fat " ). Y. M. C. A., Engineering Society, A. I. E. E., Class Football Team (3, 4). Plattsmouth High School " Days of absence. I am z ' cary, She I love is far a:eav. " I- 8. — Frederic Newton Wildish ( " Fred " ). 2 T, Innocents, Engineering So ciety. Class President (2). Aurora High School. " iriio nii.v ' d reason with pleasure, and wisdom zeitli mirth; If lie had any faults, lie has left us in doubt. " 9. — Harland C. Woods ( " Deac " ). 2 T, Acacia. Engineering Society. Weep- ing W ' ater High .School. " I trow that countniance can not lie ll ' hose thoughts are legible in the eye. " 10. — Frank I. Zimmerman ( " Zim " ). Home. Albion. " Deign on llie passing -world to turn thine eyes. And f ' ausc a while from learning to he wise. " Engineering 129 Class of 1910 I. — Rupert Hirma Bailey ( " Bill " ). AY, Iron Sphinx, Viking, Y. M. C. A., Sophomore Hop, M. of C. Junior Hop. Kearney High School. " A lion among ladies is a most dreadful thing. " 2. — Arbor Earth. A T n, Y. M. C. A., Engineering Society, Class Treasurer (2), Chairman Engineering Society Hop (3). Student Publication Board. Home. Lincoln. " He t ' ho goes far from home to get a girl Either means to elieat or be cheated. " 3. — Henrv Otto Baumann. Union, Komensky Club, Engineering Society, Track Team ( 1,2), Cross Country ( 2), Captain (3). Omaha High School. " Men of ' I ' lc Zi ' ords are the best men. " 4. — Ernest William Bennison ( " Bennie " ). A T n, Y. M. C. A., Class Foot- ball (I, 2. 3). David City High School. Home, Lincoln. " Lost time is never found again. " 5. — Orlando Bentley ( " Toit " ). $ K . Engineering Society, Manager Class Football (3), Varsity Football ( i. 2, 3), Business lanager Cornhusker (3), Manager Class Basketball (3). Lincoln High School. " Ho-lc many fine jteoplc there are in this zeorld if you only scratch them deep enough. " 6. — Hugo Ernst Birkner. A ©, Viking, Y. M. C. A. Home, Sutton. " came. I saw, I overcame. " 7. — ' ALTER Nelson Bozarth ( " Boze " ). Engineering Society, Sophomore Hop. Hebron High School. " Lord, Madam. I ha ' re fed like a farmer: I shall groi ' as fat as a porpoise. " 8. — Joseph Patrick Burke. Engineering Society, Track Team (2). Home, Lexington. " The vigor from his limbs. " 9. — William Henry Burleigh ( " Bill " ). B © n. Engineering Society, Class Football ( I, 2), Captain (3), Junior Prom, Cornhusker Staff (3). Fair- bury High School. " 17 (1 (I man more sinned against than sinning. " 10.— William Edward Byerts ( " Bill " ). Y. M. C. A., Pershing Rifles, Engi- neering Society, Class President (3). Chairman Sophomore Hop, Corn- husker Staff ' (3), First Lieutenant Company L Lincoln High School. ■7 iiui not in the roll of common men. " Engineering IBl Class of 1910 I. — Walter Still Byrne. K 2, Y. M. C. A. Baltimore Polytechnic Institute. Home. Omaha. " Ambition, like a torrent. }ie ' er looks bael;. " 2. — Robert Erle Campbell. A T Q, Iron Sphin.x, Viking, Y. M. C. A., Engi- neering Society, Class Football (3), Chairman Social Committee (3), In- terclass Athletic Board (3). Omaha High School. " Coni ' auy, x ' illainous company, Hath been the spoil of )ne. " 3.— Clinton Harry Chalmers. Y. ; I. C. A. North Bend High School. " A day for toil, an hour for sport. But for a friend is life too short. " 4. — Jesse Marnard Clark ( " Jaspey " ' ). K2, Varsity Baseball (2), Vice-Pres- ident Class (3), Chairman Sophomore Hop, Junior Prom, Drum Major Cadet Band ( i. 2). South Omaha High School. " See quotation number three. Senior Lit. " 5. — Robert LeRoy Cochran. Y. M. C. A. Brady High School. " Who is proof to thy personal com ' erse and ir . Is proof to all other temptations. " 6. — Nelson Martin Collier ( " Nug " ). Engineering Society, Y. M. C. A., First Lieutenant Hospital Corps, Officers ' Club. Fairbur - High School. " A very gentle beast and of good conscience. " 7. — ( RD. N Edward Davis. Y. M. C. A., Engineering Society. (Jretna High School. " Wisdom shall die z ' ith you. " 8. — ' iLLARD Alton Davison. I ' alladian, Y. M. C. A.. Pershing Rifles. Fair- field High School. " ' T is Providence alone secures In ezx ' ry clumgc both mine and yoiirs. " g. — John Thomas Dirks. Y. M. C. A., Engineering Society, First Lieutenant Battalion .Adjutant. Auburn High School. " am fearfully and i ' Onderfully made. " 10, — Ezra Ditterline ( " Dit " ). Engineering Society. Y. yi. C. A., Class Foot- ball (2). Kingfisher (Oklahoma) High School. " ll ' hat cracker is this same that deafs Our ears ai ' i the abundance of his superfluous breath? " Engineering ' Class of 1910 I. — Ika ' . DvK. ralladian, Engineering Society. Peru Normal. Home. IV-ru. " To fear the foe, since fear oppresscth streiigtii, Ci- ' cs in yiuiy ' wetilmess strength unto your foe. " 2. — RoiiERT . uxoLi) (iu-Mi-V-M. Home, Crete. " Uiu seieiiee only ' ,eili one Renins fit. So zvst is art, so narron ' liuman wil. " 3. — Homer Edwaud ' .ack. Home, Wauneta. " It is the ' a ' ise head lliat nial -es the slill tongue. " 4. — Leonard Riioades HE ;(ii-:i.L ' xn, ATA, ]ron Sphinx. Lincoln Hi.tili School. " Me loas ez ' er f reeise in proniise-nialcing. " 5. — John . lbert Hepi ' erlex. lieatrice High .School. " ' ;■(■ rogiiej and roughed it in my time. " 6. — John H(jge. A X. Lornhusker Staff (3). Home, Lincoln. " Giz ' e to ez ' ery man thy ear. but few thy z ' oiee. " 7. — George William Huev. Y. L C. . . Randolph High School. " Tliy modesty ' s a Hamheau to thy merit. " 8.— -A. W. Hl-mmel. Hr.mboldt High School. " His eharaeter is rattier distinguislied In ' its lael - of z ' ices rattier tlian of its Z ' irlues. " 9. — Claude E!ro nell Hl ' ston. Home, Geneva. " see. but can not reach the heiglit That lies forez ' er in the light. " 10. — Carl HcTCHiso.x ( " Hutch " ). , T n. Home, Lincoln. " .S " .t; i ' ( and looked, and sighed again. " Engineering 135 Class of 1910 I. — Arthur Ex erett Ixgersoll. Engineering Society, Varsity Basketball (3). Tecumseh High School. " Lo! lie is strong. " 2. — Harry C. Ingles. B II, Spike, Iron Sphinx, M. of C. Freshman Hop, President Class (2). Quartermaster Sergeant Cadets (2), Captain and Quartermaster Sergeant (3). Lincoln High School. ' ' I ' m resolved to groz . ' fat and look young until I ' m forty. " 3. — WiLDUR A. Jones ( " Webb " ) . A Y, 2 T, Class Basketball ( 2. 3) , Class Foot- ball (3), Junior Prom, Varsity Basketball (3), Manager Daily Nebraskan (3). South C )maha High School. " O grant an Iwnest fame or grant me none. " 4. — Harold LaChapelle. Engineering Society. Home, Ashland. " The things z ' e knozv are neither rieh nor rare. But wonder hozi ' the devil they got there. " 5. — Edwin Rudolph Levin. Engineering Society. Wahoo High School. " Of manners gentle, of affeetion mild. " 6. — Karl Lorraine Ludwick. 2 A E. Home, Lincoln. " Sublime tobaeco. xi ' hieh from east to west Cheers the tar ' s labor and the turkman ' s rest. " 7. — John Glen ] Iason. K 2. Glee Club. Captain Football Team ( i ), Dramatic Club. Linc oln High School. " Thou formed by nature, furnished out zeith art. He glides unfelt into your secret heart. " 8. — Care Wayne AIengel. 2 T. Engineering Society. Wahoo High School. " ' ( rather he zeiser than I look Than look zeiser than I am. " 9. — Charles Edward Miller. K2. 2T. Friend High School. " The first sure syml lum of a mind in healtli Is rest of heart, and pleasure felt pt home. " 10.— D. C. Mitchell ( " D C " ). A T n, 2 T, Engineering Society, Class Basket- ball ( I. 2, 3), L ' niversity Gym Team ( i. 2, 3). Lincoln High School. " The oyiiinast. " Engineering 137 Class of 1910 I. — Hiram Edgar Newell. Engineering Society. Beatrice High Scliool. " A rough diamond and must be polished crc he sliiiie. " 2. — Arthur A. Nielsen. Acacia, Engineeri ng Society. Home, Stamford. " Consider I ' m a peer of the realm, but I shall die if I do n ' t talk. " 3. — Harry S. Nixox. Sovith Omaha High School. " A notieeable man xcith large grey eyes. " 4. — Oscar Leonard Olson ( " Ole " ). A X, 2 T, President I ' ershing Rifles (3), Y. M. C. A.. First Lieutenant Company B (3). York High School. " Could you tell zelwt I am by my name " ' 5. — Paul Harold Pierce. Engineering Society, Y. AI. C. A. Lincoln High School. " E.vcellenee is nei ' er granted to jna)i but as the reward of labor. " 6.- — ' iLLi.- M J. Provaznik. Komensky Club, Engineering Societ -. ( )maha High School. " Reason, joy, and peaee are zeliat I seek in life. " 7. — R. ' LPH Reid. L ' nion. Albion High School. " Youth passes like a dream. " 8. — Ralph Judson Reid. Engineering Society, Alanager Class Baseball Team (2), Class Athletic Board (2). Elk Point (South Dakota) High School. " Joys too exquisite to last. And yet none exquisite zehen passed. " 9. — Samuel Charles Slaughter ( " Sam " ). $K , Iron Sphinx, Viking, Var- sity Football Squad (3), Class Football Team (2), Tennis Team (2), Freshman Hop, Chairman Freshman Informal. Omaha High School. " An honest man, elose buttoned to the ehin, Broadeloth xeithout, and a warm heart within. " 10. — Charles Leroy Sluvter. Home, Clay Center. " shall show the einders of my sprint Thru the ashes of my ehaiiee. " Engineering 189 Class of 1910 I- — Don Frank Smith. Kearney High School. " A workman that ncedcth not to be asliaiucd. " 2. — Clyde Payne Soderberg ( " Sodv " j. 2 A E. First Lieutenant Cnnipanv A. Sutton High School. " And when a lady ' s in tl ' .c case You knozv all other things give f ace. " 3.— Carl Frederick Spellmeyer. Engineering Society. Junior Hop, Class Football (I, 2, 3). " A man of unbounded stomach. " 4.— Arthur D. Stancliff. 5 T, Y. : I. C. A., Engineering Society. " True virtue serves a friend, and does not ask for pay. " 5. — .Martin E. Strieter. 2 T, Engineering Society, Editor-in-Chief 1909 Blue Print, Captain Hospital Corps. Home, Seward. " Merrily, merrily shall I live. " 6. — Joseph Latrin Tatum. Home, Nebraska City. " Playful blushes that secni ' d naught But luminous escapes of thought. " 7- — Charles Ernest Thornburg. Home, Beatrice. " Behold a child by nature kindly low. Pleased H ' ith a rattle, tickled with a strait ' . " 8. — John F. Truue. Beatrice High School. " It shozi ' S a human face, and zvears a zcig. And looks, ■when zeell preserved. ania:ing big. " 10.— Ora Elmer an Berg. Aurora High School. " A head, pure, sinless, quiet of brain and soul. The very image, of a barber ' s pole. " Engineering 141 Class of 1910 I. — BoxiFAcio ViLLANUEX ' A. A. I. E. E., Ens;inefrin_s: Society. Batangas High School. Home, Batangas, P. I. " EndKraiicc is the croi ' iiiiig (jiialily. And patience all the f ' assion of great hearts. " 2. — Vicente Pig Villanueva. Engineering Society, A. I. E. E. Batangas High School. University of Illinois Summer Session ' o8. " And grastts the skits of ha tpy chance And breasts the blozcs of circiinistancc. " 3. — Harrv Seward ' illars. Acacia, Engineering Society, Y. M. C. A., A. I. E. E. Tecumseh High School. " . mother ' s pride, a fotlur ' s joy. " 4. — M illiam Talbot Vi tan. Engineering Society, Y. M. C. A. Xickerson ( Kansas ) High School. Home, Lincoln. " Nature hath formed strange feUozies in tier time. " 7. — Harold F. Wallace. A. I. E. E. Nebraska Wesleyan University. Home, University Place. " Tlien he will talk: good gods ' hoie he zeill talk. " 8. — Frank Oren Wheelock ( " Splint " ). ATA, TO 2, Iron Sphinx, Viking, Dramatic Club, Engineering Society, Chairman Freshman Hop. Assistant Business Manager Cornhusker (3), Junior Prom. Beatrice High School. " 01 what may man within him hide Though angel on the outward side. " 9. — Yallery White ( " Val " ). K , Iron Sphinx, Junior Prom, Chairman Com Hop, Cornhusker Staff (3), First Sergeant Company D. Engineer- ing Society. Omaha High School. " Watch fur the bnsy little bee. " 10. — Walter Jacob Wohlexberg. 2 T, Y. M. C. A.. Engineering Society. Lin- coln High School. " The zvorkniaii is knozi ' n bv his u ' orks. " 144 College of Medicine College of Medicine Sa.mukl Avery, Ph.U. Xclins, Chancellor and President of the University Senate HiCNRV r.ALDWl.N " W ' AKI). I ' ll.D. Dean ot the College II. GiFFORD, B.Sc. M.D. Associate Dean Members of the Faculty R. C. Moore, M.D., Diseases o£ the .Miiul R. F. MiLROY, M.D., Clinical Medicine ami Physical Diagnosis W. O. Bridges, M.D., Principles and Prac- tice of Medicine and Clinical Medicine A. F. Jonas, M.D.. Practice of Snrgery and Clinical Surgery H. M. McClanahan, A.M., M.D., Pediatrics O. S. Hoffman, M.D., Clinical Medicine B. B. Davis, A.B., M.D., Principles of Snr- gery and Clinical Snrgery F. S. Owen, M.D., Laryngology ,ind Rlnnnl- ogy A. B. So.siKKs. M.D., ()I)stetrics S. R. Tuw.NE, A.M., M.D., Hygiene and State Medicine J. M. AiKi.N, M.D., Clinical and Nervous Diseases H. P. Jensen, M.D., Electro-Tlicrapeutics R. G. Ci-App, M.D., Physical Education 1). Macrae, Jr., M.D., Clinical Surgery Samuel . verv, Ph.D., Chemistry R. 11. WoLCoTT, A.M., M.D., Anatomy P. FiNULEV, .A.M., M.D., Didactic and Clin- ical Gynecology .• . ScH.VLEK, A.M., M.D.. Dermatology and Genito-Urinary Diseases H. II. Waite, A.m., M.D.. Bacteriology and Pathol,.g - The Ideals and Achievements of the College of Medicine WHEN the College of Aledicine was organized in iyo2 it incorporated into the University the Omaha Medical College, which was at once the oldest institu- tion for professional training in this region and the one which had consistently maintained the highest standards. The faculty of the old college was attracted to the new undertaking because of the ideals of the Chancellor and the Hoard of Regents for the development of the institution. The standards of admission were raised at once, and have been steadily in- creased since then, imtil they now include two years of college training above the full high school course. This standard takes effect next year, and with its intro- duction the University has reached that point in strengthening its preparation for medical study towards which it has been aiming since the start. Owing to the existence on the University campus of scientific laboratories already favorably known at home and abroad for the scholarship and research work of both students and teachers, the scientific work of the Medical College was at once established upon a very high plane. By virtue of the strong faculty, the large hospital facilities available, and the introduction of sectional clinics and bedside teaching into the clinical years which are given in Omaha, the results of these years have exceeded even the most sanguine hopes. By virtue of high standards, the College has appealed to the best class of men ; those who wished a short, low-grade course have gone tii other institutions ; and the effect of this selection, combined with the unusual opportunities offered, are to be seen in the results obtained. Thus far three classes, 1906, 1907, and 1908, have completed the course under University auspices. Xot a single student has yet failed in an ' state board examination. The College has been rigidly inspected many tiiues during recent vears by various agencies. It has never failed to be rated in the highest class by all in- spectors. It stands in preferred relations with every state board. Even abroad its work has evoked favorable comment, and just this year the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons in England, which is the English examination board, has voted, after careful consideration and inspection, to grant our graduates the privilege of entering English licensing examinations on presentation of creden- tials only. This privilege is granted to very few medical schools on the American continent. Graduates of the College have gone for graduate work in medicine to the great institutions of the East and of the Old World. They have been able to hold their own, and have returned enthusiastic advocates of the ideals which the College is following. These results have not been achieved without labor on the part of both Fac- ulty and students. In their achievement there has been the heartiest cooperation from both sides. The University can not boast of a splendid campus or of magnificent build- ings, but in view of the achievements of its graduates it may with pardonable pride point to those who carr - its medical degree, exclaiming like the Roman matron : " Hie mea ornamenta sunt ' " H. B. ' ' ARD. T«n3K!it College of Medicine 147 Class of 1909 I. — Ralph C. Christie. I K , E P2, Y. M. C. A., President Medical Society, Master of Ceremonies Freshman Hop, President Senior Class (Aledics), Vice-President Senior Class (Medics). Omaha High School. " One continual play day, Balls and masquerades and shows. " 2.- — Benjamin Lee AIyers. N 2 N, President Senior Medics. Park College A.B. ' 06. Home, Ketchikan, Alaska. " His face ■zeith smile eternal drest. Just like the landlord to his guest. " 3. — Ada Platz. Medical Society, Y. W. C. A. Home, Lincoln. " Though this be madness, yet there is method in ' . " 4. — Lazelle Bkantly Sturdevant. 2 E, N 2 N, A.B. ' 02, B.Sc. ' 03, . .M. 05. Atkinson High School. " .4neestral 2 ' oices guide me. " 5. — Orren William Wy. tt. N 2 N, B.Sc. ' 07. Wesleyan .Academy. Home, David City. " The chain of being is complete in me; In me is matter ' s last gradation lost. " College of Medicine 149 Class of 1910 I. — William Xance Andersox. P 5, 2 =, Assistant in Zoology ' 07, As- sistant in Anatomy ■07-08, B.Sc. ' 08. Osceola Hi h School. " Dreading thai climax of all human ills. The inilammalion of his ii ' ccl ly bills. " 2. — George Buol. A ® X, I P 2, Medical Societ}-, Assistant Anatoni - ' 08. Ran- dolph Hio h School. " Xor cloud those loolcs. That luant to be more cheerful and serene. " 3- — Harry Raymond Carson. Medical Society, President Class ' oS- ' aj. Home, Omaha. " You ask for his merits. ' Alas! he had none. " 4. — Irving S. Cutter. A ® X, P 2, Innocents, Sem Bot. Lincoln High School. U. of N. ' 98. " Questioning is not the mode of conversation among gentlemen. " 5. — Meyer Harris Newman. Medical Society. New York City High School, U. of N. ' 08. Home, Chicago, Illinois. " Marriage is full of care. " II. — Charles Roy Stewart. P2, Medical Society, Y. M. C. A., Assistant Zoology ' 07, President Medics ' oB- ' og, College Druggist " o8- " 09. Fre- mont College of Pharmacy. Home, Nickerson. " ' Tis my vocation; ' tis no sin for a man to labor in his vocation. " 6. — Justus Edgar Olsson. P 2, Y. M. C. A., Assistant Anatomy ' 08, Presi- dent Medical Society ' 07, Captain Medical Baseball Team ' 07. Lexington High School. " (7 ;! not in the roll of common men. " 7. — Robert Clifton Reinche. Medical Society, Battle Creek College, L nion College, U. of N. B.Sc. ' 08. Home, Menno, South Dakota. " W ' hat I aspired to he, And was not, comforts me. " 8.— Frank Waldo Scott. AY, i P 2. Medical Society, Y. : L C. - . Omaha High School. " Touch not; taste not; handle not. " 9. — Bryant Robert Simpson. P 2, Medical Society, Vice-President Class 10. Lincoln High School. " For blessings ever ivait on virtuous deeds. " 10. — Samuel August Swensox. 2 H, Medical Society, Assistant Zoology ' 08. Omaha High School. U. of N., B.Sc. ' 08. Home, Oakland. " am not merry; but I do beguile The thing I am by seeming otlu rii ' isi gE MB - 1 D ■ u D P) D 7 p nlxjv 1 n h OletiexM " THE PRACTICE of pharmacy is as ancient as that of medicint-. In the Leipzig and Berhn papyri is recorded the fact that plants were collected for re- medial purposes at a very early period by the Egyptian priestly class who were also the physicians of that time. The earliest Greek physicians, the Asclepiadae, collected their own herbs. Early in the Christian era the collection of medicinal plants became an important industry, and a class of collectors, known as " root cutters, " arose that made a business of the collection and sale of plants to physi- cians. The Pompeiian excavations give evidence that drug shops existed in Ro- man times. However, specialization proceeded slowly, and it was not until the Middle Ages that pharmacy became an independent art and received a distinct recognition from Emperor Frederick II, who was patron of the University of Salerno in the thirteenth century. By the ancients pharmacy was held in high esteem. As an art and science it was not considered inferior to medicine. In modern times, however, pharmacy has fallen into disrepute. This is due largely to the fact that commercialism has invaded pharmacy, so that pharmacy as a business dominates pharmacy as a pro- fession. The simplest formulae are given fanciful names, patented, advertised, and sold as panaceas. Specialization in this direction has gone so far that any kind of soil may be impregnated with a sweet smelling volatile oil and sold as a most potent agent for the cure of disease. Add to this the fact that a large per cent of the medical profession has fallen into the habit of prescribing proprietary medicines, and we have the chief factors which have compelled the pharmacists of our time to become mere vendors of patent medicines, and in many cases have led them to the illegitimate handling of narcotic drugs. But conditions are changing. Medical men and pharmacists alike are united in an effort to rid the professions and the public of the quackery, graft, and de- ception which menace public welfare and public health. As a result of this agi- tation these conditions have been brought to the attention of the people. Legis- lation followed which in 1906 culminated in the passage of the national pure food and drugs act. Realizing the shortcomings of pharmaceutical education in our western country and the necessity of giving thorough pharmaceutical training in our own state, in order to prepare men to meet the higher professional and governmental standards which are being required. Chancellor E. Benjamin Andrews early in 1907 appointed a committee, consisting of Professors Avery, Bessey, Ward, and Lyman, to investigate the advisability of establishing a School of Pharmacy in the LTniversity. This committee reported favorably at the February, 1908, meeting of the Board of Regents, and the School was established at a special meeting of the Board, April 23, igo8. Dr. Rufus . . Lyman, of the College of Medicine, was made director, and Francis J. Perusse. of the L niversity of Kansas, was chosen as instructor in pharmacy. The School was organized and work began in September, 1908. Such is the history of the newest school in the University. School of Pharmacy loi Class of 1910 I. — Ethel May Cole. Universit}- of Nebraska I ' harniaceutical Society. Cot- ner Universit -. Home. Minatare. " BlossoinrJ the lovely stars, the forgct-nu-nots of the angels. " 2. — James ' illiam Ellis ( " Jim " ). University of Nebraska J ' harmaceutical Society. Cheyenne High School. Home, Cheyenne, Wyoming. " He kiie e ii ' ui ' s n ' hat, and that ' s as high As ntetafhysie u ' it can Ay. " 3. — Edwin Adalph Fricke ( " Ed " ). I K . T O 5, ' ikings, I ' resident of Uni- versity of Nebraska Pharmaceutical Society. I ' lattsmouth High School. Home, Plattsmouth. " ' I ' eniptatidiis hurt not. though they liaz ' c acccsse; Satan o ' crcomes none but by willingncsse. " 4. — Clark E. McClure ( " Mac " ). University of Nebraska I ' harniaceutical Society. Blue Hill High School. Home, Kearney. ' ' Keep virtue ' s simple path before your eyes, Nor think from evil goad can ever rise. " 7. — Jay G. Rinker. University of Nebraska Pharmaceutical Society. Lincoln High School. Home, Lincoln. " Shame and woe to us, if -a ' c our wealth obey; The horse doth with the horseman run azi ' ay. " 8. — Hugh Spencer. University of Nebraska Pharmaceutical Society. Lincoln High School. Home, Barnston. " IVithout the smile from partial beauty won. O, what li ' cre man. ' — a world without a sun. " 9. — Urland W. Vanderveer ( " Van " j. University of Nebraska Pharmaceut- ical Society. Home, Lincoln. " His cogitative faculties inuncrsed In cogibundily of cogitation. " 10. — Miner H. Whalev, Jr. University of Nebraska Pharmaceutical Society, Clarks High School. Home, Clarks. " Being once chafed, he can not Be reined again to temperance ; then he speaks li hat ' s in his heart. " Dental College 155 History of the Lincoln Dental College, Associated with the University IN THE Fx LL OF 1892 Drs. S. H. King and Clyde Davis consultcfl the University authorities concerning establishing a college of dentistry, and it was finally concluded to include in the miscellaneous fund of the University budget to the state legislature a sum sufficient to purchase the necessary equipment. The legislature saw fit to cut down the amount in the appropriation, and the above- named gentlemen were informed by Chancellor Canfield that the Regents had de- cided that they were too sorely pressed for funds to take up the new work. After this reverse matters rested, till finally it was decided that the financial hindrance could be overcome by financing the school from without, and then as- sociating the institution with the University in an educational way. To that end a small stock company was organized in June, 1899, and the necessary money raised for equipment. To legalize the granting of diplomas and to economize in the teaching of sub- jects akin to, or a part of, a medical course, the college allied itself with the med- ical department of Cotner University, and the members of the Faculty who were interested in those early days recall with pleasure the many helps extended to them and the school by that institution while striving for a creditable existence. The first session was opened October 2, 1899, with but eight matriculants in the building at 127 South 14th Street, commonly known as the former Hotel Ideal. Two years later the increased attendance demanded more commodious quar- ters, which were secured in the F. and M. building at 15th and O Streets, where the infirmary and dental technic laboratories are still located. It was early realized that if success was to be obtained, high standards as to preliminary educational qualifications and course of study presented must not only be maintained but must be a recognized fact. Therefore the requirements of the dental departments of the leading univer- sities were adopted and assiduously adhered to. The school having thus shown its colors, the Board of Regents of the State University, on its regular meeting on April 24, 1903, saw fit to associate the school with the University, thus allowing the Dental College to maintain its separate financial existence, yet controlling its educational career, placing its course of study, subject to revision and guidance on the part of the University, that the high standards of the University would at all times be maintained and assured. It was also provided that the general science teaching should be done at the University, and at the present time the major portion of the class work is done at the University campus. The infirmary and the dental technic laboratories are separatclv maintained at isth and O Streets, close to th business center of the city, which facilitates securing an abundance of clinical work for advanced students. Application for membership in the National Association of Dental Faculties was made the year of association with the University, and full membership was attained the following year ( 1904). This, together with the fact of full recogni- tion by the National Association of Dental Examiners, makes the college one of universal credits and recognition, one or two years here being given full credit in any University, and its di plomas gi ■en the recognition accorded to any dental school in America. The members of the Faculty point with pride to the fact that everv graduate to date has been able to pass the various state board examinations, which they attribute largely to the University influences within which thev have beeii educated. I i 1 Dental College 1B7 Class of 1909 I. — T- ' ' SI ' i:k F. CoLi;. H I ' . Aurora High School. ■■ .• ' sliililis hs llic strong, rcslorcs llic ti ' c-d .-. Krcliiiiiis ilw -. ■aiulrirr, binds llic broken hcarl. " 2. — ( " ii.ADSTON ' i: l)i:i KV. =. ' 1 . rc)I lcchiiic High. Los .Vngclcs. " Yc bclh-s, and yc flirls. and vc l crt lillh- things. Pray U ' ll inc from ic icncc this intfi rtincncc sfrini;s. " 3. — CiiARLKS J. Eller. E . Home, Harvard. " Man yields to custom, as he bozi ' s to fate. In all thiiifis Hilled, mind, body and eslalc. " 4. — W. Rav (jii ' sox. S l " l ' . IhjiiK ' , Auburn. " Ilearl mi Iter lifs, anil soul xoilhiii her eyes. Soft as her eliiiie, and sunny as her skies. " 5. — Feruinani) (; ( " liolz " ). S ' P. Home, Sutton. " ■or my I ' art, if a lie may do thee grace. I ' II .gild it ' icith the hapj iest terms I have. " 6. — liL ' RL (J. Haxcock. H ! . DeW ' itt Hii?:h School. Hoiiie, I ' niver.sily I ' kice. " ' ' he time is out of joint: O cursed sfiilf, I hat ri ' iT leas born to set it right. " 7. — Raij ' ii LrowuK. i A E, 3 I . (ircenville (()hio) llii;h School. Home, Lincoln. -. ; college joke to cure the duinlis. " 8. — Clyde Allien A[cM. sti-:r. H P ! . Pawnee City Hii;li ScIumiI. Ilnnie, Lin- coln. " Great let me cill him. for lie coiiqu ered me. " 9. — F. W. Parmentier. E ! ' . Kencsaw High School, Nebraska Schnul of .Agriculture ' 05. " lie ' s armed leilhoiil ihal ' s lunoceiil leilliiii. " 10. — Fred William ' ici:.sti:r. E I . Home, Lincoln. " lie wise today: ' lis iiuidne. ' is to defer. " GOUlyBGB OF - UAW FIAT JUSTITIA COLLEGE " LAW WHAT is now known as the University of Nebraska Collei;e of Law had its beginning in the year i88y, when an organization known as the Central Law Col- lege was started in the Burr block under the management of W. Henry Smith. The faculty was composed of leading lawyers of the state, among whom was Professor H. H. Wilson. The exact ntmiber of students is not accurately known, but is estimated at about fifty in all. The Central Law College had existed but two years when the Lancaster County Bar . ssociation urged the Board of Regents to provide for a law college, and accordingly in 1891 they incorporated the Central Law College into the Uni- versity, with Mr. Smith as Dean, which position he held until 1893. During this period the classes were started in Nebraska Hall, but inadequacy of space com- pelled a removal to the Burr block. With the resignation of Dean .Smith, Judge AI. B. Reese, at ])resent Chief Justice of the Nebraska Supreme Court, was made Dean and the text-book and case system was instituted in addition to the lecture courses. Among the Faculty at this time is noted Judge Frank Irvine, the present Dean of the Cornell Law School. During these years the number of students enrolled increased rapidly, until in 1902 we find 164 registered in the College. The next year was one of important changes — the course of instruction was extended from a two-year course to three years, and Dr. Roscoe I ' oxuid was elected Dean. The extension of the course of study did not retard its growth even temporarily. In the summer of 1907 another change took place. Dean Pound resigned and Professor George P. Costigan, Jr., was elected as Dean to carry on the work of advancement. Our College now has 185 students and is rated as one of the best in the West, for our standards have been kept high. Our growth has not been confined alone to numbers of students, but our library, which had its begin- ning fifteen years ago, now has between five and si.x thousand volumes of reports and text-books. The State Library, comprising 60,000 volumes and embracing every law book of importance, is within reach of the students. Nebraska students also have a splendid opportunity to study court procedure, since there is located in Lincoln the justice, county, district, the state supreme, and the United .States district courts. But our pride in the .Nebraska College of Law is not limited to tlie growth in numbers of students alone, but extends also to the results those students have accomplished. Nebraska College of Law graduates are located in every state and territory in the Union. In our own state the " Nebraska lawyer " is becoming more and more important. This fact is shown by the list of county attorneys, among whom are eight who have been sent out from the College in the past two vears. The First Congressional district of .Nebraska is represented in the Congress of the United States by John A. Maguire, a graduate of the College. United States .Senator E. J. Burkett is a Nebraska law man. Chas. E. Magoon, who has held the position as Governor both in Panama and Cuba, is a Nebraskan, and Judge Charles S. Lobingier, the present Chief Justice of the Philippine Islands, graduated from the Law College. Thus we close this brief sketch, feeling that the Universit - can well he proud of the record made by the College of Law. and look forward to greater advance- ment in the ftiture. College of Law 163 Class of 1909 I. — AuELDEKT Walter Allen ( " Bert " ). 2 A E. Home, Bismarck, North Da- kota. " am Sir Oruclc. II ' lien I speak let no dog bark. " 2. — Dexter T. Barrett ( " Deputy Deck " ). Vice-President Freshman Law Class, Class Football Team (3), Cornhusker .Staff (3). Fullerton High School, Hastings College. Home, Lincoln. " There may be greater men than I, but I do n ' t believe it. " 3.— Arthur B. Boutox ( " Art " ). K N. Fremont High School. Home, Bell- wood. " As headstrong as an alligator on the banks of the ' ile. " 4. — Charles W. Cami-uell ( " Charlie " ). A T n, A , Brevet Captain Com- pany C (07), Class Football Team ( ' 07, ' 09). Fullerton High School. " Sleep hath its own ivorld, A boundary between the tilings misnamed, Death and existence. " 6. — Charles Theodore Borg ( " Charlie " ). A , Palladian, Class President (04), Two Years on Athletic Board, Captain Football Team (05), As- sistant Coach Football Team (08). C)maha High School. A.B. Univer- sity of Nebraska, 1904. " Old friends, like old szeords, still are to be trusted. " 7. — Rov Carlberg ( " Roy " ). K N, Freshman Law Prize, Judge District Court in Law College. Bancroft High School. " As chaste as unsunned snozu. " 8. — Allvx Cole ( " . 1 " ). Sidney (Iowa) High School. Home. Lincoln. " am not bound to please thee ivith my answers. " 9. — MiLTox Elgexe Cor nelius ( " Gene " ). Acacia, A.B. ' 07, Students ' De- bating Club, Pershing Rifles, Major Cadet Battalion, AL of C. Junior Prom, Treasurer of Class, Assistant Business Manager Cornhusker, President Republican Club, Justice of Supreme Court of College of Law. Home, Lincoln. " O popular applause! What heart of man Is proof against thy sweet seducing charms? " 10. — RouERT " . De ' oe ( " Bob " ). K N, Chief Justice Supreme Court of Col- lege of Law, President of Class ( ' 08), Cornhusker Staff ( " 09). Frank- lin Academy. Home. Lincoln. " Sometime chief justice of the supreme court, and so)netimes without jurisdiction. " College of Law 165 Class of 1909 I. — John Adams Ferguson ( " Fergie " ). $ K , •! A $, Judge Couiuy Court of College of Law. Hastings High School. " Much can be made of a Scotcliinait, if he is caught young. " 2. — George Agaisus Fitzsimmons ( " Fitz " ). Y. M. C. A.. Clerk Supreme Court, Judge Circuit Court of College of Law. Fremont College, A.C. L ' niversity of Xebraska, igo8. Home. Tecumseh. " He had a face liL-c a benediction. " 3. — Graham Fletcher ( " Fletch, " " Coyote " ). Mce-President Class. Home, Depass, Wyoming. " Slioot folly as it Hies. " 4. — Don Parl FouTS ( " Don " ). ' •! A ! . Fremont College. Home, Hastings. " Let the devil take tlie hindmost. " 5. — Walter Cheston Giffen ( " Gift " ' ). Grafton High School, P ellevue Col- lege. Home, Fairmont " But soft! Methlnbs I scent the morning air. " 6. — Loris Archibald Gregory ( " Louie " ). ATA, $ A T. Debating Squad 11, 2). Ivy Da - C)rator. .St. Joseph (Missouri) High School. Home, PasiiL ' yoming. " He could quote. ' e gods! huie he could quote. " 7. — Albert Arthur Heacock ( " Judge " ). K 2. Springfield High .School. " (7;;i not of this eople. nor of th is age. " 8. — Henry Hubeni;ecker ( " Hank " ). Midland Academy. Home. McCool Junction. " iriicrc ish ( (• himinelstrahlende stern, — De Shtar of the Sfhirits light: ' All goned afay mit de lager beer — A fay in de Ezeigkiit. " 9. — Edward Charles Johnston ( " Fisty " ). J K , i A , (-) X E. Glee Clul; (I, 2, 3), M. of C. Freshman Hop (05). Lincoln High School. " am not noz ' that zchich I hare been. " 10. — . rthur Lawrence Joseph ( " Joe " ). Concordia College. Milwaukee, Wis- consin. Home, Park. " Those that Icnez ' him smiled and shook their heads. " College of Law 167 Class of 1909 I. — Ernest Gilbert Kroger ( " Ernie " ). Lincoln Bryan Club, Class Football ' 06, Varsity Football ' 07 and ' 08, Class Treasurer (2). Concordia Col- lege, lilwaukee, Wisconsin. " I ' lie hour is fixed, Ihc match is iiiadc. " 2. — Frank [ustice McC.vrtiiv ( " Mac " ). Republican liryan Club. Home, Stoughton, ' isconsin. " Tlw dislivicc Icr.ds cnchanlim-nt to the viczi. ' . " 3. — Dax McCutcheox ( " Dan " ). I A0, [ A , 0NE. Home, . rcber. " Tliin. airy slwals of visionary glwsts. " 4. — Ralph Burnett :Murphy ( " Little Pat " ). K , A $, X E, Spike, A.B., ' 08, Doane College. Home, Crete. " am a tremendous episode. " 5. — Joseph L. Padrnqs ( " Paddie " ). Komensky Club. Fremont Normal. Home, Redfield, South Dakota. " Ho-cv else said he but li ' ith a good bold face ... ? " 6. — James ] Iilton Patton ( " Pat " ). Law Book Staff ( " 07), Football Squad ( " 07), Track Team ( ' 08), A.B., Knox College, ' 06. Home, Dahinda, Illi- nois. ' ' A zi. ' 0 nan is only a zeoman, but a good cigar is a smoke. " 7. — Carl Petrus Peterson ( " Pete " ). K N, President Freshman Law. Corn- HUSKER Staff " (08), Law Managing Editor ( " 09). Luther . cademy, Au- gustana College, " 06. Home. Stromsburg. ■7 am a mortal man again, a laz yer, .My martial part I have put off. " 8.— William H. Reynolds ( " Bill " ). Y. M. C. A. Cabinet (i, 2, 3), President Hawkeye Club, Palladian. Simpson College, Ph.B., " 06. Home, ' illisca, Iowa. " Sentimentally, I im disf iiscd to harmony, Organically 1 aui incapable of a tune. " g. — Paul E. Ro.adifer ( " Paul " ). Home. Logan, Iowa. " The earth hath bubbles as the zcater hath. " 10. — William . inswortii Rohertson ( " Bill " ). I) A , Acacia, President Re- publican Club ( " 08), Junior Prom, Manager Law Baseball ( ' 07). Editor- in-Chief 1909 CoRNHUSKER. Plattsmouth High School. " The heart of man is tlie place the Dez ' il ' s in! I feel sometimes a hell zeithin myself. " College of Law 169 Class of 1909 I. — Clifford Shoicmakfk ( " Clitf " ). A T Q. DeWitt High Schuul. " Man. ' T ioii l cndiditin bclwixl a smile and tear. " 3. — BvRLE Blaxchard Stenfnsox ( " Syllabi Steve " ). Jefferson C ' luli. i!i- an Club, ' ice-Presideiit Class (2). Law I ' .aseball Team ( ' 07), X ' arsity I ' .ase- ball Team ( ' 08). ProseciitinsT Attorney. Practice Courts. Legal llibliog- raphy Prize ( ' 08). Kewanee High School. Beloit College. Home. Xeponset. Illinois. " Ukt ' a disaldi ' d l ilclicr. of no use. " 4. — Dell Deroxda Stull ( " DeH " ). Acacia. A. P.. U. of X. ' 00. Home, Lin- coln. " 7 lie very hairs of lliy head are numbered — last number jSq. " 7. — Adolf Albert Texopir ( " ' oiirs trulw L ' ncle Joe " ). Komensky Club. Home, Milligan. -.Uid I oft have heard defended LillU said is s ionest ended. " 8. — A.MOs Thomas ( " Amos " ). -PAW, A . X E. ' ikings. Cadet Captain. President Law Class (3), Chairman Junior Prom. Home. Universitv Place. " O fiel nfion this siutile life, forego it. " 9. — JoHX L ' lmerx Tixglev ( " Jack " ). Y. L C. A., President Palladian. Class Football Team ( " oS- ' ocj), Secretary Law Class (i). President Law Class (i). Republican Club. Lincoln High School. ■7 am a fart of all that I hare met. " 10. — George Arthur ' esto -kr C ' Ceorge " ). L ' nion. V. M. C. . .. fefferson Club. Class Football Team ( " o ' oS). Lincoln High Scliool. " To teaeh the vonn.ii idea hoz ' to shoot. " College of Law 171 Class of 1910 I. — Charles Glexx Auams. Y. M. C. A.. Students ' Debating, ' - Club, Jetifer- sonian Club, Treasurer Freshman Law, Secretary (2). President of Uni- versity Bryan and Kern Club (3). Home, Lincoln. " Conceit ill wciikrsi badics. strongest zi ' orks. " 2. — Ralph Leo Arnold C ' lienedict " ). Y. L C. A.. Jeffersonian Club. Home, Tobias. " Mi ' ii may come oiiJ men may go, but I go on forever. " 3. — ELiiER Eugene Austin ( " Donkey " ). Alma High School. " love it, I love it, and xelio siiali dare To chide me for lo-ving tliat old arm-chair. ' " 4. — Homer E. Avlesworth ( " J P " ). $ A 1 , Pound Improvement Prize, Jus- tice of Peace of Law College. Lincoln High School. Home, North Bend. " Plough deep while sluggards sleep. " 5. — James Edwin Bednar ( " Jimmie " ). A T, ASP. Union, Komensky, ' 08 Debating Team against Illinois, President of National Organization of Komensky Clubs. W ' ymore High School, L . of N., A.B., " 07. Home, Odell. " The real Simon Pure. " 6. — Frank C. Burke ( " Red " ), . cacia. Lincoln Normal. Home, Lincoln. " Baekzi ' ard. turn backward. O time in your flight. " 7. — George A. Doll ( " Dolly " ). ATQ. $A I). Lena High School. One year at Texas University. Home, Lena. Illinois. " Studious of ease and fond of humble things. " 8. — Oscar Bird Clark ( " r)sc " ). Home. Lincoln. " Take me for what I mean, not zehat I say. " 9. — ' ancil Kelso Greer. Palladian. Hennessey i ( )klahoma ) High School. Home, Lincoln. " O ' er books consnmed the midnight oil. " 10. — Frank P. Jessui ' ( " Shorty " ). T n. Home, Lincoln. " Absent in body, but present in spirit. " College of Law 173 Class of 1910 I. — Gku er Cli£ elaxd ( " President " ). Y. M. C. A.. Dramatic Club. Jef- fersonian Club, President Junior Law, Record in High Kick. X ' arsity P as- ketball (08). Ord High School. Home, Ord, " Much of muchness. " 2. — Harry Sherman Lower ( " Shylock " ). Y. M. C. A.. Unimi. ' ice-Presi- dent Junior Class. Home, Lincoln. " In the busy haunts of )nen. " 3. — Joseph H, Morgan- ( " Pierp " ). Students ' Debating Club, Catholic Club. Lincoln Academy. Home, .Stuart. " One of tin- ihunorljl names not born to die. " 4. — AliLTox H. PiLCHER ( " Pilch " ). Custer, South Dakota. " To be great is to be misunderstood. " 7. — George Curtis Proud ( " Slim " ). Holbrook High .School. " Enough is said. " 8.— John Lawrence Rice ( " Jack " ). " tA , OAT, A 5 P. Catholic Club, Freshman Scholarship Prize, Nebraska- Wisconsin Debating Team, Justice of Peace. McCook High School. " Whose little body lodged a nuglity mind. " 9. — Lyle Rich. Y. M. C. A. Lincoln High School. Home, Los . ngeles, Cal- ifornia. " is so soon tliat I was done for That I ivonder what I leas begun for. " 10. — Robert T. Romans ( " Tony " ). $ A I , A ®. Dennison ( Inwa ) High School. " The kings of modern lliouglit are dumb. " u TR College of Law 175 Class of 1910 I. — DoNNELL LjM ' rkn Russell ( " Doii " ). AY, Varsity (ilee Club, Hop Cor- niittee (2). ' ice-President of Republican Club, Lincoln Academy, Home, Lincoln. " Just men, by iclwiii iinl arlial laZi. ' s zvcrc given; And saints who taught and led the way to heaven. " 2.— Carroll Orville Stauffer ( " Stuff " ), Y. M, C, A., Students ' Debating Club. Oakland High School, " Hiring ' .eisdoni zeith each massing year. " 3. — A. T. Sturzenegger ( " Sturz " ). K2, A , Class Football Champions ( i ), Class Baseball (2). Varsity Football (3), Treasurer Class (3), Lincoln High School. Home, South Bend, " Earth ' s noblest thing. — a icoinaii perfected. " 4__Lester Corbin Svford ( " Sherilif " ), A , Captain Company C ( ' 06), Brevet Major ( ' 06), Lieutenant Pershing Rifles ( ' 06), Pershing Rifles Hop ( ' 06), Chairman Invitation Committee (07), Senior Play Cast ( ' 07), A,B. ( ' 07), Vice-President Alumni ( ' 07), Sheri ff of Law College, Presi- dent Junior Law Class, Lincoln High School. " have alzvays thought the actions of men zvere the best interpreters 0 their thoughts. " 5. — Archibald Monley Smith ( " Archie " ), Union, Students ' Debating Club. A.B., Bellevue College, ' 06, Home, Davenport. " The force of his ozvn merit tna ces his zeay. " 7. — Albert Milton Thompson. Fremont College, Home, Lyle, Minnesota. " Great men are not akvays great scholars. " 8, Earle D. Trump ( " Spades " ), Y, M. C. A., Cross Country Team ( ' 08), Gym Team ( " 08), Blue Springs High School. " When hearts are trump. " 9. Ralph Alexander Van Orsdel ( " Van " ), A ® X, . T. A ! . Inno- cents, Dramatic Club, Republican Club, Editor-in-Chief Daily Xchnukun ( ' 06), Manager L-niversity Basketball Team ( ' 05, ' 06), President of Freshman Law Class, Nebraska-Minnesota Debating Team ( ' 07), Pan- Hellenic Committee ( ' 08). LaCreole . cademv, .K.V,. University of Ne- braska, ' 06, " Grin and the Zi ' orld grins zcith you. " io._Charles Lerov Whitney ( " Eli " ). Fremont Normal. Home, Hartington. " I. the heir of all the ages, in the foremost files of lime. " r scHoo: OFT USIC Affiliated with the University of Nebraska THE UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF AfUSIC is just closin- its fifteenth year, having been established in 1894. In this short period it has demonstrated the power of music in no uncertain sound. Its mission is the education of teach- ers, and it sent forth into every town and hamlet in the state those who are cre- ating a sentiment for that kind of art which elevates and enriches the home life, which enters into every phase of life, an art which never debases and which inai es all life more tolerable. From the smallest beginning it has steadily expanded, unaided by iniblic or philanthropic purse, and depending on its product and the kindly expression of its friends for its support, until the present time, when it takes its place as the largest, the strongest, and most efticieiit institution of its kind associated with western universities. With a faculty of twenty-five men and women and an en- rolment of six hundred students, representing seventeen states, it offers instruc- tion in all branches of theoretical and applied music, instruction which is in har- mony with the teaching of the most noted masters abroad. Faculty of Conservatory of Music WILSON- CON ANT KIKKI ' ATRR ' K STEVENS MILLS I ' KTTIS STKl ' KELIlEKfi Faculty of Conservatory of Music WILLIAMS MILLER HELI.HIIRX AL ' STIX CANOM CAMP UPTON ANDERSON SWEIIHERG KIMDALL WILLIAMS School of Music 181 Class of 1909 I. — Ei-SiE Ac ' KKKMAXX. Xel)raska W ' esleyan Conservatdry. Home, Lincoln. Pianoforte. " I ' cH - til ' soicr iif mind Ti ' i ' luK ' r bonic. till y " i(r frcscnci- of bojy ciiiiiL- lo hi- , il :-d in qncslinn by it. " 2. — Fi.oKi xciL Cn.M ' .MAX. IT B " t, Frc lmian Ho]). Home, Lincoln. " What fairy-lilcr music sirtils I ' Vrr tlic sea. lintramina iitir senses -n ' ; clianncd inrlndv: ' " 3. — HiLD. Eliz.M ' .kth Chowixs. Lincoln Hi, h School. Pianoforte. ■ ' .Jri ' i ' iV and smiling arc thy K ' ays. " 4. — Jessii-: Is. belle Cl. rk. Lincoln High School. Pianoforte. " A day for toil, an hour for sport. But for a friend is life too short. " 5. — JuDE Deyo. Home, Lincoln. ' oice. " Of all sad 7i. ' ords of longuc or pen The saddest arc these — ' Can ' t do zeithont men. ' " 6. — GE ' EV1EVE JNlARiE FoDREA. A X Q. Home. Lincoln. " Thus I steer my bark, and sail On even keel, zvith gentle gale. " 7. Annie Ei-izAiiETH [oxES. A O n. Lincoln High School. L " . of X. ' 03-06. Bryn Mawr ' 06-08. Studies: Ltefsor. Hille Conservatory Philadelphia, •o6- ' o7 : Leschetiszkv School of Piano I ' laying, Philadelphia. ' o7- ' o8. Pi- anoforte. " A friendly hearl that has plenty of friends. " 8.— Ethel Llovl) Macfaklaxe. XQ. Hastings College. Home, Lincoln. Pianoforte. " If music be the food of love, play on. Give me excess of it. that, surfeiting. The appetite may sicken, and so die — That strain again. — il had a dying fall. " 9. — Dorothea Scott. Ashland High School. Pianoforte. " Silence has been given woman The better lo e.vpress her thoughts. " 10. — L rie Smith. Home. Elmwood. Pianoforte. " Patience and gentleness is poieer. " [i._Ouida Wiltse. A$. Pender High School. Washburn Preshyterian Col- lege, San Jose, California. Pianoforte. Home, Pender. " Though music oft hath such a charm To make bud good, and good provoke to harm. " 12.— Maude L v ' olfe. Lawrence (Kansas) High School Highland Park College, Des Moines, Iowa. Flonie. Denver, Colorado. Pianoforte. Pipe Organ. ■ ' II hat is the cud of study. ' let me knou: [f D CD W l wmfi ii wmm B gQBPg. » A vi 5TATE FARM Professor Davisson, Principal History of the School of Agriculture lllK LXIVEKSITY OF XEI ' .RASKA SCIK )( )L OF AGRICULTURE has l ecn in existence for almost fourteen years and since it was fomuled greater progress has been made in agriculture erhication than was made in all I he years intervening between the establish- ment of the University and the founding of the School. In March, 1894, the Regents an- nounced that tlie - proposed to open in Se|)- leniber. 1895, i Sch(X)l of Agriculture and the Mechanic Arts. The announcement was not (|uite in accordance with the facts as they actu- ally occurred, for the School o])ened in De- cember (jf 1895. In the organization act of the L ' niversity in iSCxj, provision was made for a UoUege of Agriculture antl a College of I ' raclicil Science. Mechanics, and Civil Engi- neeiing. In icSjj the legislature changed the title to i ' lie Industrial C " ollege. embracing agriculture, practical science, civil engineering, and the mechanic arl. . I ' rcvious to the announcement referred to alx)ve, several attempts were made to satisfy the demands of the people for instruction in agri- culture. These, however, amoimted only to the giving of a few short courses in which there was no eiuhusiasm manifested on the jiart of either stmlents or instructors. When the time came to open school, the Regents found theiuselves embar- rassed by the entire absence of :w building ' in which the instruction of agricul- ture could be ort ' ered, so thev were ol)lig.(l to begin the work of the school on the University campus. The .session l penell in necembrr. i8c 5, and only fifteen stu- dents availed themselves of the o|)pnrinnit fi r in trnction in agricidture. In iRf ) the Regents succeeded in securing funds for the erection of a small frame building on tlu ' University Farm. This building constituted half of the present dairy building. There was a (hnr l;d)oratory below and a lecture rooiu alxive. Besides these extensive facilities for instruction there was a chemical laboratory, in a small cement house now occupied by Mr. Frank . " chmitt who i ' in charge of ihc b.irns. ;md .1 lecliu-e room in llie n|)per h;df-story. School of Agriculture 1 5 In tlu- summer of 1897 the cast half of the present dairy builcHng was erected and the whole structure veneered with brick. The writer very well recalls with what feeling-s of exultation the Faculty prepared to open school in December. At the fall election of iiSi;7 Hon. E. vonl ' orell, now of Scotts lUuff county, and Hon. George F. Kenower, of Wisner, were elected to membershii) on the J!oard of Regents. Both of these men were enthusiastic for agricultural education, and Mr. vonForell especially so. Besides, the young men of the school had begun to feel that agricultural education was not a " fraud, a delusion, and a snare. " but a thing worthy of the pursuit of any one seeking learning of a sort to make him successful in life. Just at the close of school ' n March, i8ij8, the students were entertained at the residence of the then Chancellor of the University, Dr. George E. MacLean. At the close of the delightful evening given the students by the Chancellor, it was proposed by him that an association of agricultural students be organized for the purpose of continuing the work begun in the school. The suggestion was re- ceived with favor, and the next day a meeting of the students was held at the fann. The question was brought up as to whether such an association should be organized. It was unanimously favorefl by the students, and an invitation was sent to Chancellor JMacLean and to Dr. Bessey to come to the farm for the pur- pose of organizing the association. It was certainly the most commendable thing in both the Chancellor and Dr. Bessey to be willing to come to take their place as sponsors for a movement looking toward the advancement of the cause of agri- cultural education when there was so little to start with at that time. For several years there was talk of providing facilities for the instruction of girls from the farm as well as boys. Such facilities were, however, not provided tmtil a year ago, when a course in home economics was instituted, and students were invited to come. Though the building was not vet completed, very success- ful work was done by the home economics department, with twenty-five girls who registered. No more enthusiastic students and no more faithful in the matter of study could have been found than the young women who applied for registration last year. This year the completion of the building, together with the addition to the corps of instrtictors, has made possible the strengthening of the work, and there are fortv-seven voung women availing themselves of the advantages offered. Last spring the Board of Regents established the Teachers ' College, and the principal was requested to take up the question as to whether the School of . gri- culture could, in any way, be made to affiliate with the work of the College. .A plan was agreed upon bv which teachers who possess a second grade certificate can be admitted to the School of Agriculture and do one year ' s work in agricul- ture and subjects related thereto, thus fitting them to carry on instruction in rural schools along lines which have a tendency to direct the minds of pupils of such schools to the advantages of farm life, and at the same time to give to these pu jils a trend of mental and physical activity that can but result in the improvLMuent of the farm conditions in the matter of better buildings and more tasteful arrange- ments of grounds, as well as their adornment. .Altogether, it ma - he said that the School of Agriculture is now in the posi- tion to oflfer not onlv that instruction which will directly affect crop production, and production along otlier lines of agriculture, but which will also have an im- portant influence upon the educational ])olicy of the state. It will be seen that the School of .Agriculture is affiliated with two colleges in the University, the reg- ular work of the School belonging to the Industrial College, while the work of the summer session and the work offered to persons who possess second grade certificates to teach belong to the Teachers ' Collecrc. Albkrt EfCKNF: D.wissox. . .B. School of Agriculture 187 Class of 1909 I. — Joux Ai.iii-iRT, Ju. ( " John " ). Xubraska ISudik-rs. IJavisson. HniiK-, Walioo. ■7 cihrays , ; ■ ;( heller when I iirguc alone. " 2. — Ei ' iiKAiM Da il) Kktcuum Ali.en ( " E])h " ). R. (i., Davisson. Nebraska Budders, " Little J£va " Class Monkey. Home, Clay Center. Clav Center High School. ■■full of 7vit will: Ihc valve shut off. Is thai so " 3. — Delmar Hexry .Axkenv ( " Shorty " ). Home, Laurel. Laurel His ' li School. " I ' m beginning to o ine those iiirls are only half divine. " 4. — Edgar Trible AxTHOXv ( " Cupid " ). Home, Lexington. Lexington High School. " Small hnl determined in his zeay ' I ' liat he a man might be some day. " 5. — Berxhardt Hermax Asexd(.)RF ( " Aszy " ). Nebraska Budders, Davisson. Workizer Rifles, Major Second Battalion, President of Class ( i ). Home, Craig, Missouri. " .i man of military bearing. " 6. — Aeexaxder Hi:xry Beckiioff ( " Beck " ). Y. M. C. A., Davisson, Davisson Debating Society. Home, Thedfcrd. " A student as livll as a pngilist. " 7. — Otto Richard riELLows ( " Otto " ). Workizer Rifles. Home, Fairmont. " makes me feel so Inroad to be so handsome. " 8. — Earl Wiswell Bovdston ( " Earl " ). Ophelian Club, Captain of Company F, Second Lieutenant of Workizer Rifles. Home, Holdrege. " Manliness 7ir exftressed. " 9. — WiLEiA.M Tariucll Browx ( " Bill " ). ( )phelian Debating Society. Home, Scribner. " . itian -a ' hn ne- er sleef s in elass " (bnt:iny). 10. — Ray Herisert Cami ' ( " Ray " ). Davisson, Workizer Rifles. First Lieuten- ant Company F. Home. Re)iublican City. " .1 good student, ■ilioays haf f y. and a true friend. " School of Agriculture 189 Class of 1909 I. — W ' lLLiA.M Lawkkxce L ' Ai ' KdX ( " Bill " ). President of Davisson (2). Uuar- tennaster Second ISattalion. Home, Lincoln. " iit ' i ' cr " ov caids. ' ' 2. — Fi-:lix Stephkx Cari ' kxti-.k ( " C ' ari) " ). Davisson. W ' orkizer Rifles, First Lieutenant Company H. ManaiLjer llasketball (3). .Manager I ' .aseliall (3). Home. I ' nole. ■■Well versed ill uiis of ' " ;• ' • ni ' l Oi ' iiw) .-feiiniiiirs. " 3. — JuHX Fii-i.RS Cars;:. Xeljraska 1 ' .udders, Davisson. ' . .M. C. . . Home. Council r.hiffs. ■ ' .- " no iiKiy talk, but i ieisc man sf CiiL ' S. " 4. — Martin F ' redkrick CiiKisricxsEX ( " Christy " ). W ' orkizer Rifles. Individ- ual P ' rize ( 1 ). Home, .Superior. " . icry musy frllow. " 5. — Jonx Ch. rles CoLi ' LAxn ( " Coup " ). W ' orkizer Rifles, C)phelian. Captain Company E, President of W ' orkizer Rifles. ' ice-President ( )]3helian. Home, Elgin. ■■Did I i-7-rr i " -.i, ' r avj- Sunday. ' " 6. — W ' arrex .- xurew Do ii.iTTLE ( " Doo " ). Moonshiners. Irlonie. orth Platte. " Oh, that ! ctnild mily sci- my class ; more oflcii. " 7. — Herbert R. Dopp ( " Dop])y " ). Home, Eagle. " i iinfjund the ignorant. " 8. — Albiox p.. Elder ( " . 1 " ). Treasurer Class (3). W ' entworth .Mditary Academy. Home, Riverton. -If the : :rls e.nild only a. freiate my eiitrne. :s. " 9. — David Robert Ellis ( " Dave " ). Y. M. C. .A., W ' orkizer Rifles, Nebraska Budders, Davisson. I- ' irst Lieutenant Company K. Home, Creighton. ' ■.In enemy nf :ei men. " 10. — EsTELLA May Ellison. Home. C ' niversity F ' lace. " Serenely pure and yet dreinely Strang. " w r k y HffvV w. .M ir dT ' Mg m r %l fl r- jpr School of Agriculture 191 Class of 1909 I. — Dexnis C. Fowler ( " Cleve " ). Davisson, Master of Ceremonies Senior Hop. Pacific Junction (Iowa) High School. Home, Orleans. " Married and goes to college. " 2. — Hallie Clarencm French ( " Hallie " ). Workizer Rifles. Uphelian. Second Lieutenant Compan}- F. Home, Arlington. " A strong and zvorthy num. " 3. — Fred T. Hates. Home, Ft. Crook. " He sfoke little and cluz ' cd much. " 4. — P. L. Hall, Jr. ( " Phil " ). R. G., Captain Company J. Lincoln . cademy. Home, Lincoln. " Can some one licl ? mc do tlie faculty. ' " 5. — JULEs Luther Haumont. Workizer Rifles, F)asketball TeauL .Xdjutant Second Battalion. Home, Elton. " A man li ' ho works -u ' liilc lie leorks and flays ' tehile he flays. " 6. — Emersox Walter Heim ( " Fat " ]. Y. ' SI. C. A. Home, Dawson. " Just as iiannlcss as he look ' s. " 7. — FrAxXZ Hofmeyer ( " Hotf " ). Davisson. Home, Republican City. " Arise and shake the hayseed from thy locks. " 8. — Marie Dorthea Louisa Hexxiics. Y. W. C. . ., ( )phelian, Social Commit- tee (3). Home, Adams. " Best of coinforl and ever Teelcome to us. " 9. — Paul Crauv Huxter ( " .Shortv " ). Home. Raymond. " An easy-;j.oing niemher. " ID. — Charlie ' ebster Hutciiixs ( " Hutch " ). Y. L C. . ., Workizer Rifles. Home, Weeping Water. " A .aood fellow and :; good student. " School of Agriculture 193 Class of 1909 1. — Agxes Anna Isham. Y. W. C. A., Ophelian, ' icc■-l ' rcsill(.•nt Class (3). Home, Buffalo Gap, South Dakota. " She is pretty to walk witli, willy Uilk ir;7 i, (ind l lcusaxl to lliink of. " 2. — Harry Herbert Johnsox. ISasketball Team Third Sergeant Company F. Home, Lyons. " Peaceful, studious, silent. " 3. — Max ' allac!-: Jlxkix ( " Max " ). Workizer Rifles, Davisson. Home, Smithfield. " O, tlnit we might all be doctors! " 4. — Russell Joseph Junkin ( " Kid " ). Workizer Rifles, Davisson. Home, Smithfiekl. " A quiet and modest fellow. " 5. — Ira Nelson Kindig ( " Hap " ). Workizer Rifles. OpheHan, Second Lieu- tenant Company G. Home, Holmesvilie. " A hard student and a fine felloze. " 6. — Alfred Fraxk Willl m Kraxl:ekger ( " Krax " ). Davisson, Captain Bas- ketball Team (3), Second Sergeant Company H. Home, Gothenburg. " My actions are my ozvn, my sayings arc my professors ' . " 7. — Joseph Benjamin Kcsha ( " Curly " ' ). Davisson, Komensky Club. Milli- gan High School. Home, Ohiowa. " am not only zoitty in myself , but cause wit in others. " 8. — Albert Lee Lamp ( " Glim " ). Home, Inland. " . i light glim that shines. " 9. — Otto H. Liebers ( " Otto " ). President Class (3), Captain Company G, Ophelian, First Lieutenant W orkizer Rifles, President .Vssociation of Agri- cultural Students. Home, Minden. " A gentleman of dignity and high ideals. " 10. — Randolph H. Luebs ( " Ruddy " ). Nebraska Budders. Davisson. Home, Wood River. " fellozo well liked by erery one. " w l i ■v ' - ' " . s m ' 1 Ul. r )it V H r ' ' ' l r 1 School of Agriculture 195 Class of 1909 I. — LkRov Phii.11 ' A[(Akui.k ( " iNlac " ). Ophelian, urkizei- RiHL-s. . Hume. ' ashing ' ton. " .I windy salisfaclimt of lite longiir. " 2. — Akchie Donaldsun MiUDLETON ( ' " Mickl " ). Davisson, W ' orkizer Rifles, Class Secretary (2), Representative on Athletic i ' xiard, l- ' irst Lieutenant Company ( i. Home, (jothenburg. " Nci ' Cr foi-tcard in nnylliing, but in liis duty is al ' icays llicrc. " 3. — Thomas Wesley Moselkv ( " Tomy " ). R. C, Nebraska ISudders, X ' ice- President of Class (2), Quartermaster-Sergeant (2), Cuknhl ' Sker Staff 1909. Lincoln High School. Home, Lincoln, " .i man of t ' crpctual smiles. " 4. — Robert Burns Murray ( " T ' at " ). Y. M. C. ., Uphelian, W ' orkizer Rifles. Home, Elwood. " Il ' liy slonild I try to set the eroolwd straight. ' " 5. — Clarence Ja.aies Nelson ( " " Claddy " ). Workizer Rifles. Home. Pilger. " A conscientious and eaf ' able student. " 6. — Will M. Ollis ( " llill " ). Davisson, Workizer Rifles, Y. l. C. A. Home, Ord. " Quiet, honest, and liannless. " 7. — Ray Allen Parmenter .( " Par " ' ). Workizer Rifles. Kenesaw High School. Home, Kenesaw. " A man that alz ' ays obeys liis instructors. " 8. — Oren Malcolm Pollard ( " Congressman " ). Workizer Rifles, Nebraska Budders. Home, Nehawka. " A si.v-foot country man. " 9. — John Lyman Pr.ay ( " John " ). Y. M. C. . ., Ophelian, President of Y. L C. A. Home, Loup City. " .- sli ' w but steady fcllou: " School of Agriculture 197 Class of 1909 I. — NoiCL N. Rhodes ( " Aunt Rhody " ). Y. M. C. A., Davisson, Xcbraska I ' .ud- ders, Workizer Rifles. Home, Creighton. " A liard student and a fine fclloze. " 2. — Charley Reen Richev ( " Slim " ). President Workizer Rifles, President of Ophelian, Nebraska P.udders, Captain of Company H. Home, r)malia. " A tall slim man re m became a Big{e)l()zv set V ((;e. " 2_ — George Edgar Ritchev ( " Little Ritchey " ). Y. M. C. .. Davisson. Ne- braska Budders. Home, Risins City. ■■yearly killed once by a train of thought passing through his mind. " 4. — Lorn Cleveland Robertson ( " Bobbie " ). Davisson, Nebraska Budders, Class Secretary and Treasurer (iK Class President (2). Class Editor (3), President. Davisson Literary Society. Home, Iota, Louisiana. " A man of honor, of noble, generous nature. " 5. — Ray RoSENi!Auxr ( " Rosey " ). Davisson. Home. Kennard. " A fellozo zeho is aheays there zehen needed. " 6. — Ralph Stanley Saul ( " Ralph " ). Davisson. Workizer Rifles. Superior Pliqh School. Home, Superior. " Szeede or Dane, it matters not. a good felhno all the same. " 7. — Wh-liam Charles Schuf.te ( " Dutch " ). Davisson. Workizer Rifles. Ne- braska Budders. Second Lieutenant Conipanv H. Home. Elirin. " A man zeith a mind of his ozen. " 8._Oscar Warner Sjogren ( " Sjope " ). Y. M. C. A.. ' orkizer Rifles. Ophe- lian, Nebraska Budders, Second Lieutenant Company E. Home. Funk. " A fountain-head of knozeledge. " 9. — Claude Jones Tipton ( " Tip " ). 2 H. ITome. Seward. " A tall and manly .Sa.von. " 10.— John Pryse Thompson ( " J V). Grand Island Hiyh School. Home. Grand Island. ■■He zoould talk. O he ' zeould talk! " School of Agriculture 199 Class of 1909 I. — imix a. ski kk ( " I ' arson " ). Y. M. C. A., ( )phclian. WOrkizcr Rifles, Class Sero-eant-at-Anns (3). Home. Daven])ort. ■7- 1 i dcs ' . roiii; i ' lh-ii (I7i ' ?v frani lioiiic. " 2. — (iEoKGi; Allkx W ' liiTK ( " Georo ' e " ). St. Paul Hi,L;li ScIkk.I. Ihniie. St. Paul. ■■ (■.■ ;rryi-( m Ihc art of oralory. " 3. — - [.TER Edwaki) W ' ll.cnx ( " W ' iiKlniill " ). W ' orkizcr Rifles, Class Se. ' -e- tary (3). Home, . rhnrville. ■■. ; sf icdv wilcr and a swifl lalkrr. " _j, — Ror.EKT LoRixc W ' li.i.i.XMS ( ' ■Red " ). .Nebraska P.udders. Home. Cniver- sity IMace. ■■BU-sscd arc Ihry -k ' Iio say nalhiiig. for l u-y art not .jiiolcd. " 3. — Lisle LoRiix Wait ( •A ' aitie ' " ). Davisson. Coleridge Hish Sehool. Home. Coleridge. " . i-oiiiiiioii c7;() ' . " 6. — Oscar Raymond Yhaki.k C ' Veak " ). Y. AI. C. A, Endii-ott lii;li School Home, Fairbur -. " Ill sohliith ' — To irrc i. ' is Icasl alone. " 8. — iKVixc, S. Yorxr, Cirve " ). Home, Havelock. ■ ' . ; model of silcuiC. " g. — Porter Wii.i.ia.m Dvsart r ' l ' ort " ). Eagle High School. Home. E.agle. " 77(1- man brland III,: mouth, " MEN J. B. Harvey, Captain O. A. Beltzer H. W. EWING H. T. Cooke O. Bextley Football " N ' s " 1908 H. R. : iiMiR L. B. Te.mple Hugo Birkxer S. T. Fru.m William Chaloupka S. M. Collins L. H. Harte E. G. Kroger F. W. JoHXSOxV Cross Country 1908 E. D. Trump A. B. Amberson R. L. George C. H. Gable H. O. Baumaxx, Captain Gymnastics 1908 D. C. Mitchell A. E. Ingersoll A. Schmidt Basketball 1908-1909 H. O. Perry G. Petrashek W. W. Walsh, Captain n. D. Bell W. S. Wood Debating 1908 S. p. DoBBS J. Rice J. L. Votava D. Driscoll R. W. Bates T. E. Bedxar Track 1908 J. IL Pattox H. O. Perry C. L. Aldex M. M. McMasters S. M. Collins T. F. Mueller W. L. Davis B. C. Wildman C. W. Hughes W. Williams J. C. KxoDE, Captain A. G. Hamel D. F. MacDonald Baseball 1908 Lloyd Denslovv Alex Cline P ' rank Bellamy " , Captain A. W. Ward John Dudgeon M. M. Jennings B. B. Stevenson Jess Clark H. C. Schleuter Geo. Hetzel O. A. Beltzer Athletic Board J. B. Harvey Sidney Frum S. M. Collins C. E. Elliot W. W. Walsh F. J. Phillips (resigned) Dr. E. M. Wilcox Dr. H. H. Waite Dr. Edwin Maxev Dr. T. S. D. les Dr. R. G. Clapp Coach Cole 203 William C. Cole WILLIA.M C. COLE, known as " King Cole, " who has just closed his second season as coach of the Cornhuskers, has a record as a coach and player of which any athlete might well be proud. His early training in athletics began in 1899 at Marietta Col- lege, where he played on the baseball and football teams until 1902, when he entered the University of Michigan. At Michigan " King Cole " showed that he had the nght material, filling the position of tackle on the famous Yost machine. The next year, having played his four years of college football, he coached the Marietta College team for a year, and in 1904 returned to Michigan as assistant to Coach Yost. During the seasons of 1905 and iyo6 he coached the football teams at the University of Virginia, where he demonstrated his ability as a coach by bringing the unknown ' irginia team to the standard of the eastern teams. The coming of Cole I0 Nebraska raised the hopes of Corn- husker supporters, who had become disheartened by the records of the team in the years just preceding, and the successes of the Ne- braska teams have proved that their confidence was well placed. Cole will coach the Cornhusker team during the next season, and it is safe to predict another successful year of football at Nebraska. 204 Captain James Harvey Captain James Harvey ( )R " CAl ' TAl.V JIM, " whose career in college foot- l all closed witii the Carlisle Indian game, represents the type of football man which raises the standard and the popularity of the game, and at the same time coni- inanfls the im failing and enthusiastic support of the student Ix)dy for himself and for the team. " Captain Jim " came from the Wilbur High School to the State University in the fall of 1904. During the football season of 1906 he played guard. His work this season, with Captain Glenn Mason leading the team, scciinil fur him recognition from football en- thusiasts and a firni and permanent place on the team. The football season of 1907 o]x;ned with bright lirospects for Nebraska. King Cole was the chosen coach. A heavy and strong team developed naturally when a man like Harvey held right end. . t this time ihc (jualities were evinced for which afterwards he liccame especially known : great strength combined w ith cool, unerring judgment and a thorough knowl- edge of the game. Recognition (if his work and ability came in the election to the much-coveted and time-honored posi- tion. Captain of the Varsity Football Team. The sea- son opened with the splendid game and victory over Doanc. l ' rol)al)l the largest attended and most sjiec- tacular game of the season of 1908 was that with tiie . ' Vmes Agricultural College, on Omaha grounds. ( irandstands were i)acked. side lines were crowded, the college bands fairly burst with music and uitlnisiasm, and — Nebraska won by a score of j to 17. In all these games, these tests of strength, of courage, and of ability, the captain of the team was recognized as their standi, reliable leader, and as such lii-M the esteiui of his team, his classmates. ;ind his college. 2; .5 CO . , - Jiti s C , i . I . U H o A ■? -o J! -1 rt f i " O S 3 1; y: u % -■g S| " bii CO « • = = be 2 3 « M V " U O S r- ' n l -S N •m-o a-2-;; - V " a • S _ 5.2 ■Jg.x CQ I n Sph pahoc, team itiiig; i-mate tliis iif lie s d Viking, 1 Home, A fears on tl ne by his p nts and te; s captain i also captai dll fill I - ■ ' — " i U JC ■ = i H 1 - C ? " -0 ■ " " 3 " o o : C u « v: : " . " X _C U , . n = tt C — r " ?t Ji — " -3 ii a -c £ 3 I- z jO u 5 - " X T " .je " H " - " i S " JS 4 T " ' " U H — = ' S Jt = :- - I. = - ' • ■i- C o rt 5 iH-:; i-1 ffi " - " p i! I JTt c n s c rt o 1 0x B -S ► lq-= FOOT BALL ON A LATE October morning of the season of 1904 the railroad station was thronged with students of the University of Nebraska. That sober autumnal morning was enlivened by waiving streamers and pennants of scarlet and cream, rousing Cornhusker yells and songs to old Nebraska and her team. For a full hour before the arrival of the train that was bringing back our defeated football team from Minnesota, that great crowd of rooters evinced a genuine spirit of true sportsmanship. Rousing speeches were made that contained some singu- larly striking truths concerning college sports. Doctor Roscoe Pound, that most amiable dean of those days, displaying as he always did a fine patriotism for his own University, impressed his hearers with the necessity of standing by the team at all times. Our own Dr. Condra spoke with splendid spirit. He reminded the men and women of Nebraska that the squad that was coming home that morning were " our boys, " that they had been fighting " our battles, " and that we should be with them in their defeats as well as in their victories. When at last the train pulled in, the football team was borne high on the shoulders of stalwart and big-hearted men. A great bandwagon, decorated in our magnificent colors, was drawn through the streets by a thousand cheering students. Flowers were showered upon the men of the gridiron by loyal co-eds. The songs and cheers there at the homecoming of a defeated team touched a responsive chord in the hearts of all true Cornhuskers. This was the best lesson in college spirit ever taught at Nebraska. The team had lost its biggest game, yet no squad had ever been received with such pomp and display. The spirit of good fellowship prevailed there, and it seemed at last that the people were beginning to understand the real business of football in a university. The passion for winning games had been cooled. The notion of zciiiiii ' iie . zviiining at any cost, was somehow superseded by a sense of love and respect for that squad of men who had journeyed so far to fight a battle which was not. in- deed, the squad ' s battle, but which was in every sense the affair of the whole school. We who were there that morning seemed to appreciate the feelings of the men who had endured the exacting discipline of a season ' s training. We saw in that team the men who had felt the strain and anguish that attends the game ; men who had borne the scars. We well knew that these men had played their hearts out on a foreign field for the fellows who had remained at home and for the love of their college. The unselfishness of the whole business seemed to touch us, and now, whether they had won or lost, we were rightly receiving them as heroes. We cheered and yelled ourselves hoarse over a beaten team and. what was best of all, we were beginning to understand the spirit that prompted us to do it. Football 213 Is n ' t the mere winning of games, then, after all, of very small consequence to the football man or to the university which he represents ? In a dozen years, when we look back upon these days, we shall scarcely be able to remember whether we won or lost in our games against Ames, Kansas, or Minnesota. No, it is not the winning; it is the playing that counts. The playing of a clean game of football, for all it is zuorth by a young man idio is worth something, is as much and as little as football amounts to. The thousands of rooters who are obliged to remain on the side lines becaitse they are worth just a little less than the team as far as football is concerned are given the finest examples of self-sacrifice and bet- ter lessons in " facing the music, " " sticking it out to the bitter end, " and " playing the game, " than they could ever get in a class room. There is something beauti- ful about these lessons of the gridiron. They are indispensable to the young man or woman who is obliged to catch step with the strenuous life, and the unique and forceful method by which the ' are taught causes them to be woven into the fabric of our characters. There is a better lesson, however, to be learned from football. The hardest and best lesson to be learned in the game is not learning to win, but it is learning to lose. The man who has always won at football and never lost has missed one of the best lessons that the game teaches. To learn that lesson and learn it well he must have trained hard a whole season for a big game, and played it over many times in his mind before the day arrived. Then when that day of days, which seemed to hold the most important event in his whole life, finally comes, and he played with his whole heart to win, never knowing he was licked till the final whistle blew, and then, cut and bleeding and tired out, he drags himself back to his quarters amid the deafening cheers of the other side, he begins to understand what it means to be licked. It is like being licked when we were children. It is being licked for discipline, and before we have undergone that painful experience many times we begin to learn how to take a licking and to " face the music " like men. We are taught not to be " hard losers. " In our after years we shall play these games again, though not inde ed with a pigskin. A pigskin is, after all, only a symbol. It is a business deal, an engineering project, an important legal pro- ceeding or, if you please, just a job. The pistol shot in the board of trade tells the tale of the man who has never learned to lose. He can ' t " face the music " ; he is a " hard loser. " It is essential, then, in college football that we learn to win and that we learn to lose. It is difficult to get a line on the relative strength of the Cornhusker team for this season. I think, however, that the general results of the important games between western teams will show that we average up well with other schools. Our conduct on the gridiron both as to the actual scoring done and the display of sportsmanship was highly satisfactory. We started off with a dash, beating Has- kell, Iowa, Ames, Wabash, tying Minnesota, and being defeated by Kansas and Carlisle. This is a rapid summing up of the season. It ended in an anti-climax, but the last two defeats do not cause the earlier victories to shine with any lesser brilliancv, nor can we in any sense look upon the season as an unsuccessful one. Nebraska lost but one of the five big games on her regular schedule. Minnesota was played to a tie on Northrup field early in the season. Neither side was able to score. Nebraska found that the Gophers had opened up their style of play con- siderably, and were making an effort to adjust this open play to the revised game. This was the first serious trying-ou: of the new game by Coach Williams. In the season of 1907 he was playing the old form of football, using the beefiest men he could find and relying upon the old line hammering st de of play instead of the creations which the new rules introduced. Coach Williams, like the other coaches of the old school, had doubtless looked forward to the more pronounced reaction from the new game, causing a return 214 Foobtall to the old, fuiulaiiK-ntal foothall. Such a reaction did not set in, however. And so the tardy coach of tlie ( iophcrs found Iiiinself at the beginninjj of the season face to face with the same ])roposition that he had Ix-en evading for two years. His results could he no different from the results secured by the other coaches in this first season of new football. His games were a series of experiments, with many defeats and few victories. Nebraska went after the Gophers hammer and tongs. We solved their at- tack at the very outset, broke uj) their plays time after time before they could get them properly formed, and succeeded always in effectually blocking their attempts at field goals. One could scarcely imagine a team more alert on the defensive than was Nebraska. Our line men were particularly aggressive. They played well to the ground, and charged with such speed and fierceness as to frequently drive their opponents back into their own plays. ' J ' he work of Nebraska ends in this game was especially commendable. They were cautious, yet sufficiently ag- gressive to enable them to break up end plays before any appreciable gain had been made, and when they tackled it was hard and sure. On the offense. Captain Harvey ' s team had great speed. They got their plays off in a creditable fashion, making many brilliant runs, although they were somehow unable to i)ush the pigskm over the goal line. Time after time the stal- warts of the Scarlet and Cream carried the ball dangerously near the Gophers ' goal, only to be balked by a stone wall of the Maroon and Old Gold. Both in in- dividual sprints for long gains and in team play Nebraska excelled her opponents. Every Cornhusker i)laye(l an elTective, brilliant game, never weakening nor play- ing any less fierce than at the outset. On the Saturday after the Minnesota game the Cornhuskers journeyed to Iowa City. Oiir boys were up against a hard ])roposition in Iowa, considering the fact that this game was scheduled immediately after the Minnesota contest. With a formidable drop kicker in the ranks of the Ilawkeyes, Nebraska was kept busy blocking attempted field goals. They did this effectively, however, and succeeded in beating Iowa by a comfortable margin in one of the scrappiest games of the season. Our men ]jlayed a steady, beautiful game. came with the best team in her history. They were in the pink of condition and of course keyed up to Nebraska. It is only just and fair to the men to remember that their fine edge was worn dull by a severe schedule, and as a con- sequence the men were in i)oor physical conditi(Mi for this contest. We were licked by Kansas, however. We were licked in a fair, clean game, and we are not offering any excuses. The . ' mes game was played at ( )iii:ilia in tin ])resence of several thousand rooters. It was the prettiest of the season. Nebraska had smashed the line of the Aggies and circled their ends for seventeen points, while the . mes team, too, had bucked our line so fiercely that by the time the second half was well under way the score was seventeen to seventeen with each team struggling harder than ever, and no very bright outlook for the game ending other than a tie. Nebraska ' s i)lay was open and spectacular. Several long passes had Ix-en successfully manipulated, enabling Cornhusker backs and ends to race down the field for long gains. Ames had offered a different form of attack. They .seemed to be reiving upon the steadies ' system of smashing away at our line with their heavy back field men. It was well towards the end of the second half when Cooke, our elusive little (|uarler-l ack. so like our iohmiie Hender of other days, tucked the pii skin luider liis arm. dodging and side-stei)ping clear of the . ggies, and ran down the field for :i touchdown. This was .i brilli;ml victory for Ne- braska, and llu- l)est game in the season to look at. Wll.l. X. lollNSON. 9 ? E ' i- OS u U ho ' S S 2 P o 5 g 2u It - V - o j: a Football 1908 Sept. 26 Nebraska - •20 Peru - - - Oct. 3 Nebraska - 43 Doane - - Oct. 10 Nebraska - 20 ( " rrinnell - - 5 Oct. n Nebraska - .Minnesota - Oct. 24 Nebraska - 10 Hascall - - Oct. 31 Nebraska - 11 Iowa - - 8 Nov. 7 Nebraska - 23 . ' Vmes - - 17 Nov. 14 Nebraska - 5 Kansas 20 Nov. 25 Nebraska - 27 Wabasli - 6 Dec. 2 Nebraska - C Carlisle 37 F» " ««l« ' icK BASKET BALU C RL Mi-t- c ' .orN. mmi DURING THE SEASON of 1908-9 Nebraska played twenty-four match games, and while she won but nine games in all. yet she lost the Missouri alley championship to Kansas by a single game. Perhaps more interest in basketball was shown this season by the student body than in any previous j-ear, and with this sort of encouragement prospects for winning teams in the future h.ave materially increased. The results of the season are as follows : Basketball 1908-1909 Dec. Dec. Jan. Jan. Jan. Jan. Jan. Jan. Jan. Jan. Feb. Feb. Feb. Feb. 8 Feb. 9 Feb. 10 I ' eb. 1 1 Feb. 19 Feb. 20 Mar. 8 Mar. 4 .Mar. 5 Mar. r, Nebraska 28 Nebraska iTi Nebraska A Nebraska 13 Nebraska 17 Nebraska 42 Nebraska 40 Nebraska 39 Nebraska 34 Nebraska 13 Nebraska 24 Nebraska 17 Nebraska 21 Nebraska iCi Nebraska 31 Nebraska 12 Nebraska 15 Nebraska 26 Nebraska 20 Nebraska ■ ,2 Cotner 24 at City Y. M. C. . 34 at Kansas . ggies 31 at Kansas University 48 at Kansas University 36 at Ames 20 at Ames 21 at Drake 30 at Drake 12 at Kansas I ' niviTsitv 18 at Missouri 26 at Minnesota 24 at Minnesota 31J at . mes 22 at . mes 17 at Drake 34 at Drake 25 at Minnesota 2S at Minnesota 21 at Weslfvan 2 at Championship of Missouri Valley Game Nebraska 22 Kansas University 28 i Nebraska 15 Kansas I ' niversity 24 ' - Nebraska 1,2 Kansas I ' niversity 2 ) 1 Lincoln Lincoln Manhattan Lawrence Lawrence Lincoln Lincoln Lincoln Lincoln Lincoln Lincoln Minneapolis Minneapolis . mes . mes Des Moines I s Moines Lincoln Lincoln I ' niversitv Place It Kansas City. Kansas oa = H .? OQ g 3 d It J J v H " H .£ ■£ jri 0 « ' X CO 5 S u H • M B ■ CO 3 I Sophomore Basketball Team llASKKl.l. AMIIKKSIIN S. COM.INS ' o ' CONNER UKKIl IIVDK GRIKKEN Freshman Basketball Team STULTS HiLDRETH (Manager) wiuener WOHLEN ' BERG STL ' RGIi KIDDOO NEFF (Captain) korstian THE SHOWING of Coriiluisker athletes in track and field work tor the season of 1908 was, on the whole, very satisfactory. The work of the indiviiluals com])osing- the teams was commcndahly consistent and it resulted in the establish- ment of several new L ' niversity records. However, the most fjratifying feature of the season was the summary and humiliating defeats administered to Nebraska ' s old-time rivals, Kansas and .Minnesota. Both of these teams suffered iofiioniin- iously at the hands of the Cornhuskers. Owing to the lateness of the spring and the consequent difficulty in training, the preliminary meet held at the State Fair Grounds. May 2, produced nothing phenomenal, but neither were there any notable failures, and the spirit for the year ' s prospects was generally optimistic. This anticipation was completely verified a week later when the Nebraska team met Kansas on McCook Field at Lawrence. Of the fourteen events on the program, Nebraska won first place in eleven. The points resulting from these firsts alone were sufficient to win the meet, leaving out of account the inniierous seconds which were won. There were only three events in which the Cornhuskers failed to score, the two-mile run. the (|uartcr, and the mile relay. S. M. Collins won first in all three of the weight events and broke the L ' niversity record in the discus by throwing it T15 feet 6jj inches. I ' erry also broke a L ' niversity record in the broad jump. His distance was 22 feet 2 inches. The score at the end of the contest stood 68 to 49 in favor of Nebraska. The third track event of the year was the interclass meet on Ivy Day at the State Farm, May 13. . dverse weather conditions and a poor track again pre- cluded fast time or unusual records. The Freshmen won the meet, the points be- ing divided as follows: Freshmen, 57; Sophomores, 43; Juniors, 17: Seniors, 17. On May 2} , Nebraska took ]jart in the first .Missouri N ' alley Conference Meet at Kansas City. The events were pulled off between downpours of rain on a track with si.K inches of mud and on a field running with streams of water. Under these conditions all principles and laws governing efficient work were swe])t away, and the outcome of the meet is not to be taken as an absolute criterion of the com- parative strength of the teams. Nebraska tied tor fifth place with Kansas at 11 jioints, after .Kmes, Missouri, Drake, and Washington respectively. The liest work was done by the men who hatl the advantage of working on dry ground be- neath a ])avilion. Knode tied for first with two others in tlie high jump at 5 feet 10 inches, thereby tying the l ' niversity record, aiul McMasters took second in the pole vault at the height of 10 feet 10 inches. I ' erry also won a second in the broad jiunp, and thirds weri ' made 1 McDonald and Collins. It was exiK ' cted that the Cornliuskers would lake the meet with the ( ioi)hors on May 29, but so complete a walkaway had scarcely been hoped for. Out of the fourteen events Nebraska won twelve firsts and eight seconds, while Minnesota took two firsts — the half-mile and the pole vault — and six seconds. The best work of the day was done by McDonald in two siilendid hurdle races, lie broke l oth University records, establishing the new mark of 154-5 seconds for the high and 26 seconds for the low hurdles. Wildman tied the University record of 222- seconds in the 22()-yard dash, while Mueller made a very ])rett ' run in the (|uar- trr, capturing the v: cv in ;i r;ilher scnsation;d liiiish. The score was S4 to _ ' S. It 3 cr to Nebraska-Kansas Meet at Lawrence, May 9, 1908 100-Varu Dash — Wildman. Nel)raska. tirst ; Hughes, Nebraska, second. Time, 10 l-. " ) seconds. 220- Yard Dash — -Hughes, Nebraska, first: Wildman, Nebraska, second. Time, 2.{ l-. ' i seconds. 440- Yard Dash — Dennis, Kansas, first; Priest, Kansas, second. Time, 52 seconds. SSO-Yard Run — Davis, Nebraska, first; Ber- gen, Kansas, second. Time, 2 minutes . " :!-. ' seconds. O.XE-MiLE Run — Alden, Nebraska, first ; Guthrie, Kansas, second. Time, 10 minutes 34 3-5 seconds. 120-Yard Hurdles — McDonald, Nebraska, first ; Martindell, Kansas, second. Time, 16 2-5 seconds. 220-Yard Hurdles — McDonald. Nebraska, first: Rathbone, Nebraska, second. Tinu-, 26 4-5 seconds. Pole Vault— McMasters. Nebraska, first; Coventry, Kansas, second. Height. 10 feet. High Jump — Knode, Nebraska, and Parker, Kansas, tied at 5 feet S inches. Broad Jump — Perry, Nebraska, first: Martin- dell, Kansas, second. Distance, 22 feet 2% inches. Shot Put — Collins, Nebraska, first; Cohn, Kansas, second. Distance, 134 feet 6 inches. Hammer — Collins, Nebraska, first; Pringle, Kansas, second. Distance, 134 feet 6 inches. Discus — Collins, Nebraska, first: Drake, Kansas, second. Distance, 115 feet 6% inches. Mile Relay — Won by Kansas. The teams were:, Martindell, Young, Priest and Dennis : Nebraska, McDonald, Perry. Mueller and Burke. Total : Nebraska, 6S ; Kansas, 49. Nebraska-Minnesota Meet at Lincoln, May 29, 1908 120- Yard Hurdles — McDonald, Nebraska, first : Harmon, Minnesota, second. Time, 15 4-5 seconds. 100- Yard Dash — Wildman, Nebraska, first : Hughes, Nebraska, second. Time, 10 1-5 seconds. One-Mile — Alden, Nebraska, first; Hull, Minnesota, second. Time, 4 minutes 43 seconds. 220-Yard Dash — Wildman, Nebraska, first ; Hughes, Nebraska, second. Time, 22 2-5 seconds. 220-Yard Hurdles — McDonald, Xelira ' -ka. first ; Harmon, Minnesota, second. Time, 26 seconds. Broad Jump — Perry, Nebraska, first; Har- mon, Minnesota, second. Distance, 21 feet. Discus— Collins, Nebraska, first; Patton, Ne- braska, second. Distance, lO.s feet 5 inches. Two-Mile Run — Williams, Nebraska, first; Baumann, Nebraska, second. Time 10 minutes, 39 seconds. Pole Vault — Strone, Minnesota, first ; Mc- Masters, Nebraska, second. Height 10 feet. Shot Put — Collins, Nebraska, first; Patten, Nebraska, second. Distance, 36 feet 5% inches. High Jump — Hamel. Nebraska, first; Knode, Nebraska, second. Height, 5 feet 6 inches. Hammer — Collins, Nebraska, first: Ostrand, Minnesota, second. Distance, 132 feet. Half Mile — Bush, Minne.sota, first; Davis, Nebraska, second. Time, 2 minutes 3 4-5 seconds. 440-Yako Run — Mueller, Nebraska, first; Mortenson. Minnesota, second. Time, .■)2 3-5 seconds. 1909 Charter Day Records High Jump — Hummel, rtrst; Graham, sec- ond ; Hamel, third. Distance, 5 feet S mches. High Kick — Long, first; Hummel, second; Munson, third. Height, 9 feet. Rope Climb — Hutchinson, first; Hummel, second; Mitchell, third. Time, 7 2-5 sec- onds. Shot Put — S. Collins, first ; C. Collins, sec- ond; Kroger, third. Distance, 44 feet Sl inches. 25-Yard D. sh — Svvansou, first; Minor, sec- ond; Campbell, third. Time, ' .i 1-5 seconds. Fence Vault — Chain, first ; Burke, second ; Hummel, third. Height, feet 8% inches. Pole Vault — Graham, first ; Hammond, sec- ond ; Russell, third. Height, 10 feet ' ■ ' inches. Relay Race — Juniors, first ; Sophomores, second; Seniors and Freshmen tied. Charter Day Records evext record 25-Vard Dash - - 3 1-5 sec. Running High Jump !i ft. 4 in. i::-lb. Shot Put - - 44 ft. hV in. Pole Vault - - - 11 ft. % in. Fence Vault - - U ft. SVz in. Running High Kick - 9 feet - - Rope Climb - - - 6 sec. - - BV WHOM M- DE F. J. Winters F. V. Coe R. M. Burruss H. Minor • Paul Anthes J. C. Knode C. C. Collins M. A. Benedict E. H. Hagensick A. B. Chain G. C. Long L. Peck DATE 06 OT 08 09 07 CROSSiMNTRY AT C11ICA(!( ) on Xovcmbcr 14 the .Xcbraska Crt)ss Country Team won tor the fourth time in the Western Intercollegiate Cross Country Contest, and uplieUl the reputation Nebraska made in the ])ast, when through team work the beautiful Spalding Cup was made the ])ermanent prii])ert of the University. Again this year team work jiroved to be Xebraska ' s strong point, and too much credit can not be given to Ca])tain IJaumann. who sacrificed his chances of winnin g individual honors in order that he might stay with the team and aid them in crossing the line. Five schools entered tJie race, and tile scores were as follows: Nebraska tirst witli 41 ]joints : I ' nrdne second with 31 jxiints ; Wisconsin third with 59 points; Chicago fourth with ' «; jioinis : aiul Drake fifth with 105 points. Tile in- dividual medals were wnn as follows: tdmstock. Chicago, first: Kinkaid. Pur- due, second; and Meiiiarcb. Wisconsin, third. Xebraska owes her victory to the bunching of her team, the men crossing the line with Trump sixth, llaunumn sev- enth, (iable eighth, . niberson nintli, and ( leorge eleventh. This is the fifth Western Intercollegiate Contest and was held this year under the Chicago Conference. The new troi)hy is a beautiful shield, and is given under the same rules as the Spalding euj) was given, i. e. that it is to remain the prop- erty of the team winning U each year and to remain the j ermanent ]:roperty of the college wMuning it at three annual conttsls. Nebraska has made ' a start in tlie right direction, and we hope to see added interest by the slndents in getting nut " iiraetiee, and thus insure a ])ernianent right to the new Irojiln b sending ibe strongest le.nns |)iissible to compete in the coming races ;ind to iipIioM ilie standaril niaiiUained b .Xebrask;i in the jiast. Cross Country Team ILAPr ( Coacll ) OF.IIRIIE IKIMI ' nACMANN ( Capt. ) i; hii-E AMBERSON 236 Gymnastics Gymnastics THE WESTERN IXTERCOLLEGIATE GYMXASllM ASSOCIATlUX has been lormed for a number of years and liolds an annual meet at one of the universities holding membership in the organization. The meet this year was lield in Lincoln on . pril 17. there beinti five colleges competing in the event. Nebraska was represented 1) but three men: D. C Mitchell. Ditterline, and Trnnivi. and conse(|uenlly was iniable to rank well in the team work. The results were: Chicago first with 12.634 points: Mijmesota second with 10.886 points: Wisconsin third with 10,633 points: Ne- braska fourth with 6,4a) points : and Washington fifth with 28S.4. While Nebraska did not compare very favorably with the lead- ers, yet a Nebraska man, D. C. Mitchell, carried off the individual honors — the scores standing: .Mitchell. 385.8; Berndt. Chicago. 370.9 ; and Uzzel, Minnesota. 326.6. Mitchell showed considerable nerve when, in the tumbling event, he injured his ankle, but went into the last trial, and in spite of the injury won the decisive contest. This being the first meet held at Nebraska, there will be un- doubtedly an increased interest taken in this branch of athletics, and the possibilities of .Nebraska ranking well among the leaders is assured. University Gymnastic Team MITCHELL TouisiA MiiKEHOL ' SE CLAPP (Director) SNYDER HAMMUND TRUMP D. c. MITCHELL (Captain) 238 Athletics Tennis rresidcnt. i ' KDiicssdn A. C. Skixxer: Secretary-Treasurer. 1£. A. Fkoyu; .Manatjer. Raij ' h E. Weaverling UX1 " ERSITY TEXXIS for the past season undouljtedly more than came up to tile standard of former years ; in fact, the interest shown was greater. Mem- bership in the Tennis Association, which has control of this sport at the Univer- sity, numbered about thirty. The spring tournament developed several promising players who later met the Kansas team. University doubles were won bv Flower and Richey, but owing to rainy weather the singles championship was not decided. The Xcbraska team met Kansas at Lincoln during the latter part of Ma v, the matches being played oft ' at the Country Club courts. The actual result of the match was a disap])ointment, but the experience gained should prove of great ben- efit to the team this coming season. All of the Xebraska players were inexperi- enced in tournament ])lay. while the Jayhawker team was composed of veterans, ranking as the equal of any college team in the Missouri X ' alley. so the Kansas victory was a foregone conclusion. Prospects appear flattering for a very .-successful season at this time. Flower. Richey, Erskine, Racelx ' , and .Slaughter, who took part in the Kansas matches, are all back in school and should play a much better game, and in addition to this nucleus there are several new men who play a good game. . return match will be played with Kansas, and in all jjrobabitity Minnesota, and jK-rhaiis Iowa will be met. It is safe to say that with the advent of the new athletic field, tennis at the University of Nebraska will take a forward stei) to the jiosition it merits in the college world of sports. RESILT.S i|- nil-: KAX.SAS-XK[!RASK. TOl ' RX A. I KXT AT l.l.XCOLN K.SNSAS .NEI!R. SK. Eaton .111(1 Pierson ... Flower and liicliey - fi — 2, — 1, 6 — 1 Watson and VVeavcrlinsr - - - ' oung and Raccly - ( " — 1, 6 — 1, 6 — Raton - - V. Vonng - - - (5 — 1, 6 — 0, 6 — PiiTson - V. .SlauKlitor B — |, 8—6, 6 — i Watson - - V. - ( — 3, 6 — 2. 6 — 1 WcavcrliiiK - - v. I ' .rskiiu- «— 4. ( — 1, H— I Tennis Team SLAUGHTER FLOWERS KACELY BASE BALL OF LATE YEARS baseball has not been a success financially or otherwise. Nebraska ' s players must practice on the league grounds, and then only at such hours as are not taken up by the league for games and practice. Another factor in weakening Nebraska ' s baseball chances is the fact that most of the games must be played away from home, and the enthusiasm of the student body is not there to cheer on the men who are worn out with the long and tiresome tri]«. This is also due to the lack of an athletic field. The season of 1908. while a disappointment to all loyal students of Nebraska, has some redeeming features, and shows that our team, under more favorable conditions for practice, could easily have been an " ever victorious. " On May 6 Nebraska won from Iowa, and the next day played Minnesota a 4-to-4 tie game. And again on ] Iay 15, Nebraska lost to the strong St. Louis team by a score of 1 to o and in a twelve-inning game the next day won from St. Louis by a score of 10 to 8. Results of the schedule are gi en below : Apr. 14 Nebraska.... 4 Wesleyan 5 Apr. 30 Nebraska.... 7 Wesleyan 6 May 2 Nebraska.... 4 Highland Park 14 May 4 Nebraska. ... 5 Ames 16 May 5 Nebraska. ... 6 ( rinnell 7 May 6 Nebraska. ... 5 Imva 2 . May 7 Nebraska.... 4 Minneapolis 4 May 8 Nebraska.... 3 St. Thomas College.. 6 Alay 9 Nebraska ....11 Luther College 4 lay 12 Nebraska. ... i I ' .eloit 2 May 14 Nebraska.... 6 ' ashington 8 May 15 Nebraska. . . . o St. Louis i May 16 Nebraska. ... 10 .St. Louis 8(12 innings) IS ; . 00 - S O z H 67. Sophomore Basketball Team I l.KMKN IS llKiiW N CAMERON KRICKSON ROLI.INOS liARGER UEGlUl-IL RAUER OQ Freshman Class — Basketball Team KKIFEK VdLSTEAU DAVIS DIXSMURE STEVENSON BARR ■ M M H ' • ti I ' ' tt l m 1 ' l H K— ■•il The Cadets in Camp rci«r ' i«k — CAI ' IAIX JOIIX (,. ()KKI I-,R, l S. A ( ' cpiiiiiiaiiil.iiil 111 ' t ' .iiKi Staff Officers K. A. Froyd. Major T. DiERKS, 1st Lieut. Adjutant H. C. Inc les. 1st Lieut. Quartermaster J. F. McGoGY. Sergeant Major P. DDOCK, Color Sergeant i ' ' 7 H» C ' IH o (d } Id QQ - TK Battalion THE UNIXERSITY REGLMEXT OF CADETS at present consists of nine companies of infantry, a band, and a hospital corps. The first battaUon is stationed at Lincohi, and consists of companies A, B, C, D, and I, the Band, and Hospital Corps. The second battalion, stationed at tlie State Farm, is composed of companies E, F, G, and H. The cadet regiment has undergone great improvement in the past few years, under the able command of Captain John G. Workizer, second Infantry, U. S. A. A very complimentary report was made last year by the Government Inspector to the Secretary of War. During the past winter an officers ' school was held, and a very interesting course in " tactics " was pursued. At the beginning of the University year, on account of the increase in size of the first battalion, a new company was formed. Although company I is handi- capped by a lack of traditions, its members intend to manufacture a few at the next " Compet. " The annual competitive drill lor the Omaha Cup was held last year at the State Fanu. Company A won first place, with companies D, C, and B finishing in the order named. The drill was one of the best ever held at Nebraska, and the results were very close. The annual encampment was held at Nebraska City, May 26 to 30 inclusive. Beautiful weather, ideal camping grounds, and " good grub " made Camp Roscoe Pound one of the most enjoyable occasions of the year. The cadets made very good use of the horse cars, and often employed them, regardless of the fact that the horses were missing. Nebraska City also furnished a " Good Indian " for the band, and the citizens were tempted to employ the cadet slogan, " The band did it. " A highly exciting sham battle was held in which Company A, defending the camp, was totally annihilated by the rest of the battalion. In this engagement the Hospital Corps was enabled to save several lives. The cadet hop given by the people of Nebraska City was very well attended. The large drill grounds afforded an e.xcellent o])])ortunit - for battalion maneuvers and great advantage was taken of this. When Captain Workizer rejoins his company next fall, the University will lose a very efficient officer who has always had the good of " Nebraska " at heart, and we v ' ish him the best of success. ■I. • . — ■ , ' ■. .v.?- — c z _ =-_. s _. - a - . " . " . ssu: ..; F ' -X ==•?•-=• . .= ' - c3.i iMmm — r.:i-- - Z ...t Zz. = =-n £ J .Wee o a Sr j: = 5 J- 1, j = - - 1 = ? - 5 " ■ . - ' 33 J O ' rh t» " J 1 1 i s? a . f d a = i: . . .Jc .St; «S.-tao = f3 ■■ -■a ' g.i = i: ' ' gi ' ai; a . IS j: Ill ps|gs.e| , i; •_• S -,; S - f . S - 5 ' X y. i? I = u a a X £ A ; £ . ' -2 5 s • ' ■■-: ::-n: -=:?a:o ■ . 7. V. ■ . ■: (t - a. : E = T o - : r B d J : = ,- :5» — ■ ' a e . I. -- . ■ o - - ==- U := .. .. OS ' S a : W = - C:=. _ g !K 2 ' I 51 --ill i T3 T f- ' OQ • • •-; cf Military 263 The Pershing Rifles THE [ ' ERSHIXCi RIFLES i? a military organization of the I-irst ISattalion of the I ' niversity Cailets. Membership is by election, and each cadet is required to have one semester of drill at the University. This eliminates all but the best drilled men of the battalion. The company was organized in 1893 by Lieutenant Pershing, who was then Commandant of Cadets. He saw that something besides the regular drill was necessary to give each individual an opportunity to become proficient. Its founder not only contributed in no small measure to the work of the company while here, but has rendered great service since leaving his position as commandant. His interest is shown by the presentation to the company of many valuable and historic presents, among which are three handsome swords, a cannon taken from the Spanish fortifications in the Philippines, and a beautiful silk flag. Lieutenant Pershing has risen to the rank of Brigadier-General since leaving his station in the LTniversity. The Rifles meet every Thursday night for drill. Monthly s]X ' ll-(lowns full of keen competition offer an incentive to attention on the finer points of drill. The prize, a gold medal, must be won three times in succession before it becomes the property of the winner. Those having w ni the medal at least once this year are H. J. Cary, J. A. Scotney, and S. A. Mahood. The Pershing Rifles last year established the custom of marching to the an- nual cadet encampment, by making a practice march of seventy miles to Nebraska Citw This vear the Rifles will make a trip to . shland. .Another innovation be- gun this year was the competitive drill with the Workizer Rifles, which was held at the State Farm, April 21. The Pershings won the " compet " by a score of 81.3 to 71.0. The custom was adopted last year of having all cadet uniforms ordered through the Pershing Rifles. Besides permitting cadets to save money on uni- forms it nets the Pershings a profit, with which they have recently purchased a scarlet and cream standard for the battalion. The captains of the Pershing Rifles have been : Charles Elliott. J. R. lleards- ley, J. M. Dixon, Charles F. Schwartz, .A. L. Rrown, A. M. Hull, . . I . r.arnes. E. D. Stanley. L. P. Hewitt. W. C. Ramsey, F. .A. .Anderson, R. M ( iuthrie, and F. . . Jones. f- 1 J5 U li i| |3 iil 5 % -3 J _SS z - a -— a fe S- ' « 5 " w IlaCimn Organized 1871 Motto — FoniKi Mt-ntis Acliriia I ,-t. H. V. CalcKvt F, A. Stuff H. K. Wolfe President Vice-President RecordiriK Secretary Cor. Secretary Treasurer Music Secretary Program Secretary Historian Critic Executive P.oard Eva L. Arnold Merle Arnold Leona Baker H. L. Ballenger H. V. Ball Vera Barger Lucilc Barker Frank Clark Myra B. Cook W. A. Davison Nellie DcBell I ' " rank Dickinson Etliel Dunn Florence Dye I. V. Dye Clara F.rickson Mamie Ferris E. S. Frost Minnie Funk Blanche Given Alta Cioodcn R. O. Creen ViiMcilr K Greer Edith Grimm E. E. Guidinger Walter Iladlock In Faculty J. S. Dales Nettie Philbrick Laurence Fossler Samuel Avi.r Officers 1908- ' 09 FIRST TERM Alvah L. Weaver Henry F. Wunder Caroline Osborn Clara Miller F. E. kCall Bertha Williams Beulah Ilildreth Minnie Funk F. H. Rcinsch W. H. Reynolds C. A. Rutledge I-.. W. Hills SECOND TERM Elmer VV. Ilill- Anna Lammer- Bertha Williams Ina Williams F. i:, McCall Mahelle McW-igh Frank Reinsch S. A. Mahood W. II. Reynnl.N C. A. Rutledge H. F. Wunder A. L. Weaver Members Fred C. Harding Geo. S, Heffelbower Beulah Ilildreth Ray Hildreth E. ' VV. Hills H. W. Hinman F ' thel Howie Andy Hutton I-:sth ' er John E. H. Jorgcnsen John C. Ketridge Margaret Kunkel Anna Lammers Josephine I.anmiers J. H. l.inson F. E. McCall Leah McClure Rosniond McDonald Mahelle McVeigh S. A. Clara Miller Bertha NeaK Mabel Nelson R..y L. Nels,.n 7.1 ' c Ninmis Caniline O-born ate and Cream. Flora Bullock A. S. Johnson L. W. Chase THIRD TERM Beulah Hildreth Clara Miller Clara Erickson Ina Williams E. E. McCall John C. Ketridge Josephine Lammers Mabel Nelson Ray E. Rice C. A. Rutledge Fred Harding E. H. Jorgensen Hariot Osier E. R. Pelster G. W. Peters Geo. Petrashek Frank Peterson W. JJ. Plasters W. H. Reynolds F. H. Rcinsch Rav E. Rice C. A. Rutledge J. A. Scotncy Laurence Scaton James Spaulding Thankful Spaidding Hazel Stanton J. Torrence Tate J. U. Tingiey Maysel Van .Xndel Ann O. Watt Alvah L. Weaver i:. W. White G. W. White Bertha Williams Ina Williams 11 I ' . Wunder Organizations 269 The Name Palladian THE FIRST STUDENT ORGAXIZATKXV formed in the University was an open literary society. At the close of the first registration week, in the fall of 1871, some of the students of the new University — it was no more than a " prep " school — gathered and began the work of organizing such a society. And they named it Palladian. So large a part did this society play in the student life of the early years that the name Palladian is, to the " old grad, " a subtle charm, to bring to life again all the half-forgotten memories of college days. Mere existence through many years, mere histor ' , is no crown of glory. Pal- ladian has other things to its credit. Through all these years it has done much to keep alive the precious, and often threatened, democratic ideals of the founders of the University. It has been a strong open literary society. The regular Friday night meetings in Palladian hall have given to several thousand University stu- dents a valuable training not afforded by any department of the University, a training not only in the literary but also the social side of student life. A number of parties are given each year, and certain traditional Palladian festivals are annually observed. This is the second year in the new Palladian hall in the Temple, and it has truly been a prosperous and successful one in every way. One of the notable events of the year was the thirty-seventh annual banquet, held at the Lindell Hotel December 18. Although a few had departed for their homes to spend their Christ- mas vacation, yet more than fifty gathered around the festive board. This unex- pectedly became the occasion for the loyal followers of the Chocolate and Cream to do honor to one of their alumni, Dr. Samuel Avery, whose election as Acting Chancellor had just been announced. " The good old Palladian spirit " was never expressed with more fervor than when the Palladians who were assembled in the banquet hall greeted Dr. Avery when he rose to respond to the toast, " Among Ourselves. " The name Palladian stands for earnest scholarship and good character. It stands for an active participation in University affairs. It stands for a sane and wholesome social life. . In these days, when criticism is heaped upon the extrava- gance, the dissipation, the ensnobling effect of modern college life, it is good to find that, in the old-fashioned literarv- society, young men and young women may avoid all these things and still enjoy the great benefits of friendly association with their fellow students. The year is nearly over, and many " Pals " will have completed their University course. But not soon will be dimmed in their memory the many pleasant and joy- ful times they have spent together in " old Pal hall, " and many a time on Friday evening there will be present in their hearts a longing to be once again among the " Pals. " Geo. E. Howard John E. Almy H. H. Wilson Union Literary Society Vdl U-u-u-n-i I-i-i-o-n Union. Motto — Litterae cum Elegantia Munduni Agant. Colors — Blue and White. In Facultate Rosa Bouton Lawrence Bruner Louise Pound Val Keyser J. Stuart Dales Laura B. Pfeifter FIRST TERM Ivan F. Baker Bculah Jennings Alfa Warten A. C. Peterson Mark Dobson R. H. Walford Jessie Glass Bernice Chambers A. G. Hamel Boyd Anderson H. R. Ankeny Ivan F. Baker H. E. Baumann J. E. Bednar James Blanchard L. R. Blanchard Blanche Bnehler Bernice Chambers Bessie Chambers Lillian Chambers Mary Currier Hazel Curtis Ernest Dauley .A.. G. Dobbins Ellen Dobson Mark Dobson Anna Driftmier Elizabeth Everson Rilla Ferguson W. P. Forbes Tra G. vonForell Philip K. Frederick Officers President Vice-President Secretary Treasurer Senator Critic Editor Historian Sergeant-at-Arm In Universitate G. G. Gilbert Effie Gibson Elsa Given Jessie Glass Minnie Gooden J. C. Greenwood Bertha Grimes Albin G. Hamel A. Merlin Hare Stella Hardy Laura Harris Anna Hellner Ina Hendricks George Huey Hedwig Jaeggi Beulah Jennings Dora Kidd Don Kueblcr Joseph Laughlin Eber Lewis H. S. Lower Mollie McConib Maude Miller SECOND TERM Bessie F. Chambers H. S. Lower E. M. Dauley A. C. Peterson A. G. Hamel R. E. Waldo Philip Frederick G. G. Gilbert Caroline Wellensiek Emily Papez A. C. Peterson W. J. Provaznik A. R. Raymond Ralph Reid Frank H. Rosencrantz Claude K. Shedd S. V. Shonka Archie Smith O. F. Swenson Ethel Tedd J. L. Thomas Tallon Agnes Waldo Margaret Waldo Ralph E. Waldo Roy H. Walford Alfa Warten Iris Ware Caroline Wellensiek Ella Wells George Westover W. T. Wolvington IS n O iii SiJ Officers. Elmer W. Hills, ' 09 - - President J. L. Thomas, ' 09 - - Treasurer L. B. Temple, ' 11 - - Secretary J. L. DerKinderen. Purdue. ' Oil - - General Secretary Dr. George E. Condra, Chairman O. J. Fee Advisory Board. Dr. B. L. Paine L. Marsh, ' 01 Prof. F. D. Barker Prof. H. R. Smith Rev. 1. F. Roach Committee Chairmen. J. C. Ketridge, ' 09, Music J. C. Knode, ' 08, New Students R. K. Andrews, ' 11, Missionary K. P. Frederick, ' 11, Advertising J. L. Thomas, ' 09, Employment H. L. White, ' 11, Social S. A. ' Mahood, ' 10, Bible Study Ivan F. Baker, ' 09, Membership R. E. Rice, ' 11, Finance H. V. Plasters, ' 11. Religious Meeting J. L. Thomas, ' 09, Publication James A. Ayres, ' 10, Extension E. H. Jorgensen, ' 10, Rooms J. L. Pray, President of Association at State Farm R. B. Murray, Secretary of Association at State Farm Early in September through the invitation of W. J. Bryan, Jr., there assembled one even- ing at Fairview some thirty-five or forty of the leaders in Y. M. C. A. work. So great an enthusiasm was secured that the work started off with a greater earnestness than ever before, and this fact alone is largely responsible for the great success and progress that the Associa- tion has attained this year. With large, spacious rooms nicely furnished and supplied with many conveniences, with strong leaders and able corps of assistants, the Association has grown in numbers and in seriousness of purpose until today it is perhaps the most potent factor in moulding the lives of a large part of the University men. During the first two weeks the workers were especially active. Many thousand dollars of employment has been furnished to needy students. Hundreds of students have been as- sisted in securing their rooms. Scores of Freshmen were visited in their rooms, getting them acquainted with the right sort of men. Hundreds were entertained at the popular " open houses " held in the Association rooms during the week of registration. Hundreds of Hand- books were given free to the University students. The leading magazines have been placed upon the reading tables: and a pianola piano has been secured, which affords many pleasant hours to those who desire to use it. Later on in the year other events, such as Stag Social in the Armory, feeds at the Red Room and in the parlors of St. Paul Church, were pulled off. Perhaps the crowning feature of the year in the social line was the big joint banquet with the Y. W. C. A. This was a new feature, but bids fair to become a permanent one. In many other lines the Association has been active. Tbe membership has increased to over 700. Over oOO have been enrolled in Bible study. Five delegates were sent to the In- ternational Bible Students ' Conference at Columbus, Ohio, held in October. Some fifteen delegates went to the Hastings Convention in February. Several men were at the Western Conference of Y. M. C. A. men at Cascade, Colorado, last June, and many are planning on being there this year. In March. Edward C. Mercer, of New York, held a series of meetings, and much good was done in broadening and deepening the student conception of religious duty in life. Truly the Association has grown to exert an influence upon the student body such as no other or- ganization does, and the leaders for the coming year go forth with even brighter prospects and no doubt will surpass the accomplishments of this year. 18 Officers. Mabel Snyder Amanda Clements President Secretary Ida R. Vibbard Vera Barger Faye Hartley General Secretary Vice-President Treasurer jVliss Boiiton, Cliairman Miss Rogers Advisory Board. Mrs. AvL-ry Mrs. Hinnian Mrs. Willard Committee Chairmen. . gee Williams Vera Barger, Membersbip l ' " tlicl Williamson, Devotional Nellie Ludden, Social Susan Allington, Missionary Mary Herbert, Alumni Myra Conner, Systematic Giving Reula Jennings, Visiting Alta Gooden, Practical Service Lillian Chambers, Extension i:va Arncld. Ilible Study Olive lann, Rooms Elizabeth Everson, Bulletin Josephine Cobby, Honorary and Sustaining Membership .Mice Compton, Faculty Dues Belle Campbell, Intercollegiate Caroline Osborne, Active and Associate Dues The Young Women ' s Christian Association has for its work, lirst, to win young women for Jesus Christ and to develop in them absolute sincerity in the Christ life: second, to bring together all young women of the University upon the common basis of Christian fellowship and service; third, to maintain high standards of scholarship, of social life, and of loyally to our University; and, fourth, to send out young women trained in methods of Christian work and fitted to make good the opportunities and responsibilities they will meet. Although all the committees have done excellent Wijrk, special mention can here be given to the more important ones only. The Bible Study Committee reports 200 girls in systematic Bible study. Besides the usual Bible classes, we have had this year a two-houi; accredited course under Reverend Laur; Wild. The Missionary Committee reports si.xiy girls in mis- sion study classes and mission reading circles. Here also wt have had accrediteil work, a one-hour course under Mrs. T. ]• " . A. Williams. The Social Connnittee has been doing good work all the year. Some of more important social events have been the " at homes " held at the Association rooms each afternoon and evening of registration week, the annual reception held this year at the home of V. J. Bryan, the County Fair, the Bible study Imnciuel. " gym " party, Old Maids ' Convention. Membership campaign " feed, " joint banquet with the Y. M. C. A., and the May Morning Breakfast. The Finance Committee, in spite of tlie usual trials and tribulations of such a connnittee. has carried on its work splendidly. A new line of work which has been introduced this year is the extension work in fac- tories and other such establishments in the city. The work is iiroving very successfid and full of interest. Miss Mabel Snyder, our president, ;:nd .Miss Vibbard. our general secretary, must have special credit given them, for it is they who have borne the responsibility and heli)ed with the plans of all these various branches oi ilie work. The .Association is very proud of its rooms and is only too glad to have other jieople enjoy them also. The Woinen ' s Club makes use of the rooms one afternoon each month. The reception given to the Minne- sota basketball team by the Nebraska girls was held in the nxmis. The teachers atlemling the Nebraska Slate Teachers ' .Association made use of the rooms, ibe .Association girls serv- ing refreshments two afternoons. The Black Mas(|Hes have held their annual reception in the rooms the | ast two years. The girls theinselves use ihe rooms consi.mlly, not only for their meetings but for reading, studying, resting, ele. We take for our motto the motto of associations the wurld over: " Not by might no - by power, but by my Spirit -Jiitli the l. " rd of Hosts. " Organizations 277 The English Club THE ENGLISH CLUB of the University of Nebraska is now entering upon its fifteenth year. It was founded in 1894, and, with the Botanical Seminar, is one of the oldest special departmental clubs in the University. Two, Dr. H. B. Alex- ander and Miss Louise Pound, who were among the charter members of the club as students, still take, as faculty members, an active interest in the Club. Another earlv member. Miss Flora Bullock, is now instructor in English at the State Farm. Among former members who contribute work to current periodicals are Keene Abbott, Dorothy Canfield, Willa Cather, and George C. Shedd. The Club holds meetings, partly literary and partly social in nature, about once a month, at the homes of members. The latter generally give the program, which consists of various numbers : essays, critical papers, verse, dramatic sketches, and short stories. Election to membership is based on proficiency in writing, on knowledge of the mother tongue, the language, and the literature, and on scholarship. Officers. S. B. Gass President Viola Barns Marguerite McPhee Secretary-Treasurer Vice-President S. B. Gass Membership Committee Marguerite McPhee Louise Pound Student Members. Eleanor Barbour Viola Barns Jessie Beghtol Maggie Gehrke Margaret Guthrie Faye Hartley Celia Harris Harry Huse Mary Jeffery J. C. Knode Mae Little J. C. Long Guy Montgomery Nellie B. Pickup Edith Robbins Grace Rvan Amy Shellman Victor Smith Maxon Sprague Constance Syford Marie Wirick Isabel Wolfe H. B. Alexander Faculty Members. Daniel Ford Marguerite McPhee S. B. Gass Louise Pound .-Mice Howell Der Deutsche Gesellige Verein. DER DEUTSCHE GESELLIGE " EREL vvunle ini Hcrbst des Jalires 1904 gegritndet. Der Zweck des V ' ereins ist : Gelegenheit fiir deutsche LTnter- haltung zu geben. die Mitgliederschaft in engere Beziehung zu bringen, nnd deutsche Bildung auf der L nidersitat zu fordern. Irgend ein Student der tiichtige Arbeit in den hoheren deutschen Klassen der L niversitjit gethan hat, ist deni Verein wahlbar, aber die Mitgliederschaft soil nie zwanzig aktive Studentenniit- glieder iibersteigen. Professoren und Lehrer des deutschen sind Ehrenmitglieder. Der Verein versammelt sich einmal in drei Wochen. Die Unterhaltung besteht aus Singen deutscher Lieder und Spielen deutscher ' oIks-spiele. und Konversation. Prof. Laurence Fossle Amanda Heppner May Chamberlain Ehrenmitglieder. Prof. P. H. Gru Julia Korsmeyer J. C. Knode F. K. Kriiger Milton D. Baumtfartner Andrew D. Schrag C. V. Wallace Leona Baker Searl S. Davis Marie von Goetz Edith Grimm Hedwig Jaeggi Minnie Kruckenberg Mitglieder. Coralie Meyer V. C. Mills Fay Myers Jettie Taylor Margaret Naumanu Daisy Needham Mary Rathke F. H. Reinscii J. L. Richey Florence Riddell Emma Steckclberg H. S. Taylor Elizabetli Wittman Founded in 1894 The object of the society is to bring the medical students into closer fellow- ship, to promote interest in the study of medicine at the University of Nebraska, and to provide interesting and instructive lectures from noted medical men. Officers. FIKST SEMESTER Fred Binder Frank A. Biirnham Lorenzo W. Frank Henry Blonienkamp President Vice-President Secretary Treasurer Honorary Members. Dean H. B. Ward, Ph.D. Prof. A. E. Guenther, Ph.D. Prof. K. H. Wolcott, M.A., M.D. Prof. H. H. Waite, M.A., M.D. Prof. C. W. M. Poynter, B.S.. M.D. SECOND SEMESTER Lorenzo W. Frank George A. Davis Blaine Young Henry Blomenkamp Prof. W. A. Willard, M.A. Prof. R. A. Lyman. M.A., M.D. Dr. H. Winnett Orr, B.A., M.D. Prof. Samuel Avery. Ph.D. Prof. : rary L. Fossler. j LA. Members. R. K. .Andrews M. F. Arnholt Fred Binder H. P. Bocken H. D. Boswell F. A. Burnham G. W. Corey P. M. Dale E. G. Davis G. A. Davis J. S. Elliot C. Emerson L. W. Frank W. R. Garland S. B. Hibbard W. D. Heaton W. E. Hamilton C. G. Johnson C. R. Laird J. W. Laughlin E. W. Learner J. H. Linson R. D. Martin J. T. Maxwell E. M. Medlar C. W. Mitchell W. A. Mvers Clark Phillip Ned Palmer W. H. Powell G. P. Pratt C. C. Rentfroe C. O. Rinderspachcr Myrtle Seitz T. S. Simms E. M. P. Sward J. D. Tavlor W. H. Taylor J. L. Tewell J. C. Tucker Wynafred Tucker Ira G. vonForell A. W. Ward A. E. Westervelt R. M. Wildish J. L. Wilson Blaine Viunig Yell — Zu rah! zu rah! zu rah riff! Kill em! Cure em! what ' s the diff! Cranium crack, zippboom bah ! Uni Medics Ne-bras-ka ! IN 191)2 Miss Nellie Dean and Mrs. Ruth Bryan Leavitt, together with some other en- thusiastic Latin students, formed the Latin Club of the L?niversitj ' of Nebraska. Little is now known of the life of the Club during its first two years. In 1904 the present constitu- tion was adopted. Membership is thereby limited to twenty-five, and members are chosen because of unusual ability in the study of Latin. At monthly meetings various subjects pertaining to the classics are discussed. In De- cember we quite surprised ourselves with the vast number of celebrations and glorious fes- tivals which we found our old Roman ancestors indulged in during this month. At the January meeting we heard some interesting discussions of Latin comedy, and the ne.xt month a sample was presented by some of the members. Thanks to the Dramatic CJub, the play was presented in the Dramatic Club room in the Temple. The comedy chosen was the Menaechmi of Plautus. This is of especial interest, since from the amusing ments of the twin Menaechmi, Shakespeare has developed the plot of his Comedy of Errors. Costumes and staging similar to that used in the olden days made the presentation novel and interesting. Due chiefly to the good work of Miss Hunter, earnest and generous as ever, the performance was a great success. During the festival of the Mardigras, the last of February, in New Orleans, was held the convention of the classical association of the Middle West and South. Professor Barber attended this convention and gave the Club at its March meeting a very entertaining and in- structive account of his trip, the important numbers upon the convention program, and the delightful entertainment afforded the .Association members while there. Our annual banquet last spring was held at the home of Miss Jessie Thompson. This was indeed the proverbial " feast of reason and flow of soul. " As a culmination of the year devoted to serious work, this last gathering was given over to fun and feasting. It has long s ince been our custom to set aside four-fifths of our dues for the purchase of some permanent memorial for the Latin Department. In this line nothing has been done further than the " setting aside, " since the beautiful head of Augustus was placed at the east end of the hall on the second floor of University H:.ll in the Latin office. Officers Edith Grimm - - President Elsie Rokahr - Vice-President Leona Baker - Secretary-Treasurer Prof. Barber Mrs. Barber Miss Myra Kerns Selma Anderson Blanche Austin Leona Baker Ella Cannell Jessie Dufur Grace Eatough Lois Fossler Kate Foster Helen Gray Honorary Members Prof. Sanford Mrs. Sanford Miss Flora Fifer liss .Annis Chaikin Mrs. Teach Miss Alice Hunter Mr. F. A. Peterson Active Members Kdith Grimm Teresa Hempcl Marion Horton Hattie Libermann Katherine Little Mabelle i IcVeigh Maud Miller Ruth Munger Fay Myers Alfreda Powell Elsie Rokahr Blanche Sperlin.g Cecile Snapp Maude Toomey Adolph Vos Elizabeth Wagner Beatrice Wilson Margaret Wheeler Isabel Wolfe m- e t " V ITH the encouragement of Chancellor Andrews, the Catholic Students ' Club of the L ' niversity of Nebraska was organized in 190G, The promoters were William Whelan. John Sherlock, Gertrude Radeniacher, and Loretto Donovan, all of the class of that year. Previous to that titne the scarcity of Catholic students had rendered a permanent organization impos- sible. The extraordinary increase in the number of Catholics in the University in recent years has removed those difficulties and resulted in the present flourishing Club. Its purpose is to secure definite cooperation in the promulgation of Catholic literature, the study of Chris- tian doctrine, and the promotion of social intercourse. Through the efforts of the local Club, similar organizations have been established in the various normal schools of the state. Each year these institutions send delegates to Lincoln to meet with representatives of the local organization. At the first gathering a constitution was adopted for what is now known as the Nebraska Federation of Catholic Students ' Clubs. This federation has materially strengthened the course of Catholicity in our state institutions. In 1907 at the University of Minnesota there was organized the National Federation of Catholic Societies of America. This organization was established with a view of embracing all clubs similar to our own in the various universities of the country, and has for its purpose the furtherance of Catholicity in those institutions. The local club became a member of the national organization early in the present semester. The following is a list of the local Club for the year liios-inoii: FIRST SEMESTER Joseph Ebert Otto F. Walters I.oraine Ilenipel ICilmond Berger Thomas R. Crouin President Vice-President Secretary Treasurer Sergeant -at -.Xrms SECOND SEMESTER Joseph P. Burk I iretto Donovan Ann Rtough George F. Bishof Celia Malonc ENGIMEERING SOCIEX k Colors — Orange and Bin President . _ - - Vice-President _ . . Treasurer Recording Secretary Corresponding Secretarj- C. R. Fulton O. L. Olsen W. H. Hutchinson W. J. Wohlenberg F. N. Wildish THE ENGINEERING SOCIETY of the University of ' ebrasl a was or- ganized November 2 , 1900. In response to an appeal from the Electrical Engi- neering Society to the Civil Engineers ' Club and the Mechanical Engineering De- partment, that an organization might be formed representati ve of the engineering school, representatives from each department met and organized the present en- gineering society. The purpose of the Society is to bring the members into closer fellowship, give the engineering school more prominence, and provide instructive and enter- taining programs for the public. Each year at least two informal receptions are given to all engineers, while the Annual llanquet and Engineering Society Hop give further opportunity for social fellowship among the engineers. In the regular meetings of the Society, which are held in their room in the Temple, popular engineering suljjects are presented and discussed by the mem- bers, or lectures by prominent engineers are heard. . 11 of these things evidently unite the engineering school and bring it into the prominence deserved by it. 1) - e " 5 e Organizations 289 American Institute of Electrical Engineers University of Nebraska Branch Organized 1908 THE A. 1. E. E. is a national urbanization for the advancement of the the- ory and practice of electrical engineering and the arts and sciences connected therewith. Under its direction electrical units and measurements have heen standardized and electrical work as a whole brought into more systematic order. The Institute is represented by members in thirty-nine foreign countries, and its total membership is 5,450. Among the more prominent are such men as C. P. Steinmetz, Alexander (iraham Bell, Professor Elihu Thompson, Xicola Tesla, Thomas A. Edison, and Michael 1. Pupin, all of whom are universall - recognized as authorities on electrical subjects. The local branch was organized June i, iyo8, and has been an active factor in bringing the electrical students together for the discussion of electrical sub- jects. Prominent engineers have been secured to lecture before the branch on topics of present interest and to discuss with the members the proceedings of the American Institute of Electrical Engineers. FIRST SEMESTER Prof G. H. Morse V. L. Hollister L. E. Hurtz H. C. Currier E. R " . Pelster Officers President Vice-President Corresponding Secretary Recording Secretary Treasurer Members in Faculty Prof. G. H. Morse Associate Members SECOND SEMESTER V. L. Hollister E. R. Pelster L. E. Hurtz J. C. Hoge 1. S. Bigger V. L. llollistcr L. E. Hurtz Student Memb ers I. F. Baker E. F. Guidini er C. L. Sluyter C. E. Bennett J. C. Hoge H. L. Unland I. S. Bigger G. W. Huey H. S. ViUars 0. N. Brodahl .■ . R. Kessler V. P. Villanueva A. M. Candy F. E. McCall H. F. Wallace c. E. Casebeer A. H. Meyer E. W . White H. C. Currier E. R. Pelster F. L. Zimmerman C. DeWald P. H. Pierce 1 C " " " 1 b «•■ rr 3 ' U Organizations 291 The Komensky Club THE KOMENSKY CLUB is an organization of the Czech ( ijohcinian) students. It is named in honor of John Amos Comenius, the Czech ethicator of the seventeenth centur_v. It is the first and only organization of Czech students in America. Its organization at Xeliraska dates back to tlie month of November, 1903. At that time, upon the suggestion of Prof. B. Shinek, of Iowa State University, twelve Czech students met and organized the first " Komensky " club. The idea met with such universal approval that soon after similar organizations were ef- fected among the Czech students at the Iowa State University and Ames, Iowa, Urbana, Illinois, and Minneapolis, iSIinnesota. In addition to the university or- ganizations, the alumni of the various schools have organized clubs among the Czechs at Cedar Rapids. Iowa, South Omaha, Table Rock, Humboldt, Wilbur, and Crete, Nebraska, and other Czech communities. In January, 1908, the several clubs sent delegates to Cedar Rapids, Iowa, who met with representatives from the local club. At this convention a consti- tution was adopted and an organization efifected known as the National Federa- tion of Komensky Clubs. It is believed that this federation will materially strengthen the separate clubs and secure a better cooperation in the spread of the doctrine of education among the Czech people than has heretofore been possible. At Nebraska the movement has resulted in the establishment of a department of Slavonic languages. Thus many Czechs, through a study of their native lan- guage and literature, become interested in education and culture in general. Elsewhere, reading circles are being organized and libraries furnished with Czech literature. During the past year several lectures have been given under the aus- pices of the Komensky clubs. Following is a list of the officers and members for the ear 1908-1909 : FIRST SEMESTER Sylvester Shonka Marian Kovanda Marian Kovanda Sarah Hrbek J. E. Bednar Frank Walesensky President Vice-President Secretary Treasurer Critic Correspondent Sergeant-at-Arms Faculty Member SECOND SEMESTER Joseph T. Votava J. B. Kuska Eva Ptacek H. O. Bauman Sarah Hrbek Joseph Padrnos Sylvester Shonka Mi Sarali Hrbek Associate Members Mr. and Mrs. Frod Herman Honorary Member Prof. . UK. Molzer Active Members. John Albert H. O. Bauman J. E. Bednar Fannie Blecha Tosepli Blecha Vesta Dolanskv Fred Hakel Irma Herman Cyril Hrbek Rose Jonas Emma Krisl Anna Kostoryz Helen Kostoryz Otto Kotouc Marian Kovanda J. B. Kuska Irwin Langar W. B. Ladilek Bessie Ltrejs Mary Palac Joseph Padrnos Emma B. Papez George Pestal W. J. Provaznik Eva Ptacek Harry Shary C. R. Stasenka Sylvester .Shonka John Trutna .• . A. Tenopir Joseph Tobiska. Jr. F. B. Tomek Mollie E. Ulfrich Frank Urban Edward Urana Joseph T. Votava Frank W ' alesenskv Organizations 29a The College Equal Suffrage League THE UNDERGRADUATE COLLEGE EQUAL SUFFRAliE CLUB was organized February 24, 1908, under the influence of Mrs. Maude Wood Park, Radcliffe, ' 98. The club meets frequently for study of its subject and dis- cussion of current events ; at times, also, it holds purely social meetings. It is not the purpose of the club to " agitate " ; nor has it ever campaigned for meml er- ship. It is, however, deeply interested in its subject, the e.xtcnsion of the fran- chise to women, and finds its enthusiasm constantly growing. The officers of the national organization, of which the local club is a branch, are: President M. Carey Thomas, president of Bryn Mawr; Secretary Caroline Lexow, daughter of ex-senator Lexow, New York city ; Treasurer Margaret Long, Denver, daughter of ex-Secretary of the Navy John D. Long. Among the vice-presidents are: Mary E. Woolley, president of Mt. Holyoke ; Miss S. P. Breckinridge, dean at the University of Chicago ; and Mrs. C. S. Woodward, ad- viser of women at the University of Wisconsin. The officers of the local club are : .Ailice McCullovigh - President Helen Mitchell Constance Syford - Secretary-Treasurer Vice-President Alice Batty Faye Hartley Directors Ethel Perkins Louise Stegner Esther Warner Isabel Wolfe Viola Barns Membership Committee Helen ?ilitchcll Faye Hartley Eva Arnold Alice Battv Elizabeth Batty Viola Barns Helen Barstow Jessie Beghtol Helen Berger Nell Bridenbaugh Grace Bryan Cora Brown Maude Cauger Josephine Cohbey Alary Cook Keo Currie Lilah David Helen Day Jean Fleming Members Katherine Follnier Helen Gray Faye Hartley Celia Harris Besse Holcombe Katherine Hole Josephine Huse Verna Hyder Beulah Jennings Elizabeth Kievvit Cornelia Lindsay Lora McCoid Alice McCuUough Helen Mitchell Caroline Osborne Ethel Perkins Maude Pierce Jessie Power Ruth Rinehart Laura Rhoades Mabel Snyder Louise Stegner Edna Stevens Jean Sullivan Constance Syford Esther Warner Helen Weston Margaret Wheeler Marian Whitniore Katherine Willis Edith Wilson Isabel Wolfe Mattie Woodworth Honorary and Faculty Members . lice Ensign Mrs. F. M. Fling Tna Gittings Julia Korsmeyer IMrs. Ruth Bryan Leavitt Caroline Le.Kow. New York city Marguerite McPhee Harriet lu r Cliarlotte Whedon Sarah Muir Mrs. Maude Wood Park, Boston Olivia Pound Louise Pound %J i j U r jg, .% - « Qr iOi » i -- s o si . ; t ti rt Organizations 295 University Dramatic Club IN THE SPRING OF 1901, at the suggestion of Miss H. Alice Howell, head of the department of elocution, the members of her classes organized a club for the purpose of in- terpreting and presenting the drama. At that time any member of any elocution class was eligible to membership in the Club. Later, acting upon the advice of Miss Howell, the Club decided to admit members only upon merit, the merit to be determined by a trial perform- ance before a committee of competent judges, the try-outs to be open to any student in the University. That the Club, in its desire to attain a greater excellence in the interpretation of the best dramatic thought, has helped its members to greater opportunities is shown by the fol- lowing facts. The caste of the Senior Play is made up each year largely of Dramatic Club members. Several members of the Club have become competent coaches and teachers of elo- cution. Among these are Ruth Bailey, who has coached many high school and several large dramatic club plays ; May Edholm, also very successful ; Fay Ewing, teacher of elocution at Hastings College ; Flossie Erford, teacher and coach : Glaideth Denny, who coached the Senior Class Day Play in 190S ; Roy Sunderland, Helen Day, Bashie Tully; and Mrs. Bessie Brown Hartigan, teacher in Hastings College, is also a dramatic reader of some renown. Two former members. Homer Hunt and Harry Melick, are winning distinction playing with excellent companies in New York. Very creditable work is done every year in the way of presenting plays both at home and in the neighboring cities. The best work has been " David Garrick, " with Miss Howell and Mr. Walker Booth playing the leading parts ; " The Russian Honeymoon, " with Miss Carnes and Mr. Edgerton as the principal characters; and " A Scrap of Paper, " with Miss Guthrie and Mr. Hewitt taking prominent parts. Other representative plays given recently are Ber- nard Shaw ' s " You Never Can Tell, " " The American Citizen, " and Percy Mackeye ' s " Jeanne D ' Arc " in monologue by Miss Howell, president of the Club. When possible noted artists are secured to read before the Club. This year Mr. Walter Bradley Tripp was presented in Dickens ' " Martin Chuzzlewit. " FIRST SEMESTER H. Alice Howell J. A. Bumstead Esther Bailey Officers President Vice-President Secretary-Treasurer SECOND SEMESTER S. A. Erskine Lucy R. Hewitt George C. Adriance J. M. Alexander William Aten Esther Bailey J. A. Bumstead Helen Barston H. W. Coulter Laurance Coy E. R. Clark Sheldon B. Coon H. L. Ballenger Eleanor Barbour Jessie Beghtol M. Binney Helen Day Searl S. Davis S. A. Erskine Membership Roll In Universitate Thel Erford Walter K. Eberly Vera Fall Alice Frum Francis Gould Villete Gould IMargaret Guthrie Lucy Hewitt Besse Holcombe Lorraine Hempel Lucile Harris Yale Holland Ernest Johnson Edward Johnston Sylvia Killian G. C. Long H. P. Letton Glen !Mason Guy Montgomery Ada Morgan Helen Mitchell John Purcell Arthur Pence R. A. Russell H. C. Robertson H. G. Rushton .Alice Rotlnvell Mabel Suvder H. C. Stanley Louise Stegner Bashie Tully R. A. VanOrsdel Frank Wheelock Florence Whittier Paul Yates Mrs. W. L. Lindley Ruth Bailey Rachael Carnes Jessie Doyle In Urbe Glaideth Denny Goldena Denny 1. P. Hewitt Mrs. C. II. Harold Stiner Mrs. Charles Sherman Mrs. Lilian llirsch UNDER the enthusiastic and tactful leadersliip of Mrs. Raymond, the chorus contuiues to occupy a very prominent place in University instruction. Since the opening of school last fall more than one hundred students have availed tliemselves of the advantage of this train- ing. The organization and procedure of a regular parliamentary body are observed in all meetings of the society. In her own home Mrs. Raymond ' s hospitality toward the chorus has greatly promoted zeal in the work and the mutual acquaintance of the members. During the present year " The Vikings. " " Allclui-forth. " and selections from Handel ' s " Messiah " have been sung in chapel ; and four vesper services, the string quartet assisting, will have been rendered before the Conmiencement. Great plans have long been under way for the May Festival, in which a renowned orchestra will appear. The Choral Society aims to endear it elf to all music lovers, and with this purpose in view the efforts of its director are steadfastly engaged. FIRST SEMESTER George Heflfelhower Maude Miller F. C. Harding Rosmund McDonald Caroline Osborne Hazel Stanton H. C. ' W ' oods Offi President Vice-President Secretary Treasurer Librarians SECOSU SEMESTER Estella Hardy Glen H. Preston Walter K. Hodgkin J. R. Frackelton Ellen Dobson Iris Ware I- dmund Berger Gustave Fuchs Acconip;inyKt. l. ' .ui i- Zunuvinkel Members Susan .Mlington Harry R. Ankeny Dora Babcock Lloyd A. Barnes Bessie Bates Percival Bell Edmund Berger Edna Biles Paul R. Carpenter Tina Cheuvrant Marie Clapp Vera Cleaver Amanda Clement Ethel B. ColTman Eunice Coleman Ijiis Coleman W. E. Coleman Mary F. Currier Hazel Curtis Alta .M. Dewey . ' rlhur Diibson Ellen Dobson Lynn Douglas l ' " .lla l " . Downey Mon-nce Dye Blanche Eads [• " .li ' alH ' lb l vcrson J. R. Frackelton . nnie C. Fry Gustave O. Fuchs Ethel M. Garber Minnie Gooden Malcolm Graham Bertha Grimes I ' .dith Grimm Florence Grinnn y. W. Hamlin I ' red 1 lanley Kathleen Hanley I ' nd C. Harding I ' .stella Hardy 1) R. llarvev Marie M. Howell George lletTelbower ina Hendricks Walter K. Hodgkin l- ' .lsa lluberle lleulah Jennings I ' .stlier John .Mildred Kay ( )rlando Kearney l.utv Keifer Olive Kellar Xellie Kimberly Hazel Kinscella Katcv Kinsman Margaret Kunkel .•Xnua Lammers .Metha Lane Blanche Lane .Adeline Leininger Leona Lindley Gus . . Lofgren Carrie Lute .Agnes .Malran Rosniun l McDonald Maude Miller Dorothy Mowhead !•-. W. Munson Lois Xesbit II attic Ogden l- ' .verett Olmstead Caroline ( )sborne Harriet Osier Helen Osier I ' .nnna Outhouse Joseph Padrnos Waller L. Pope Alfred.! Powell Ward II. Powell (ileim . . Preston Irene Kice John Robins David M. Rogers F. H. Rosencrantz Adeline Schultz H. M. SheatT Marie Smart A. M. Smith Helen Sommer Perry L Speasc 1 lazel Stanton Emma Steele I wis R. Tavlor J. F. Thomas Merle Thomas Nova Thomas llarvev E. Vasey i:ilen L. Vollstedt Iris Ware Hugh B. Werner Verna Whisler Ida Wiggins Benha Williams lA ' ua Williams Ral|.b Wilson W. A. Wilson I larland C. Woods .Mvine Zumwinkel DURING the past two years the growth of the For- est Club both in numbers an in enthusiasm has been very gratifying to members of the organization. The member- ship has doubled. Interest has been greatly increased by lectures by such men of na- tional reputation as R. S. Zon, William L. Hall. F. B. Moody, and William H. Mart, and by the interest which has been shown by the alumnae of the forestry course. These men have not onh ' sent in many specimens of value to the department, which with other donations has increased its equipment tenfold, but they are also planning to give employ- ment each summer to the undergraduate students of the forestry course. The motto of the Club is " Pull for each other and for Nebraska. " Summer work, spring work at the Halsey planting station, and a trip to some forest region in the winter should so fit the Nebraska men that they will be equaled by few and excelled by none, a reputation which has already been acquired by our alumnae. The active interest of the members has been further shown by the unqualified success of the annual dance, banquet, the unique and mysterious pow-wow, and by the launching of the annual forestry publication which deals with scientific forestry problems. This publication is the iirst of its kind in llic country, and will be of great value to future forestry students. Officers FIRST SEMESTER A. G. Hamel S. Hallett A. T. T ' pson President Vice-President Secretary-Treasurer SECOND SEMESTER J. C. Ketridgc H. Greenaniyre L. L. Bisliop .A . c ,:5 - H IS 2 • ■H m 9 H| Hm PI B Wi ' i 9 11 V l Bj B " " v JH 1 j F 9- i H f ' 3 P . i H B l r! ' ;: ' M r m -s H The Nebraskan Staff — First Semester WALLACE LAWkEiXiK BENNETT TOTTER The Nebraskan Staff — Second Semester J ' iNks W SMI IlAi;i-: pciTTliK 300 Organizations The Students ' Debating Club THE STUDENTS " DEBATING CLUB, as its name implies, is open to all students who have an interest in public speakinsj. Its purpose is to give oppor- tunity for practice in debate and forensic oratory. While the technique of debate is not lost sight of, large stress is laid on ease and effectiveness of delivery. Then, too, the Society is essentially a student organization. It devises its own rules and programs without restraint from outside sources. This fact, and the presence of an audience not too critical, encourage the speaker who might feel discouraged or embarrassed under other circumstances. The Club meets each Saturday evening for debate on some question of current interest. .Ktter the debate proper the topic for the evening is thrown open to the audience, and each one given a chance to express his views in an informal way. The program is sometimes varied by substituting a series of orations on dilYerent phases of the same general topic. The Club has had an enviable record since its organization six years ago. Last year the Club ' s team. Hills, Hare, and Bates, were victorious in a debate at Peru with the Nebraska State Normal School. It is a significant fact that five out of the six speaking members of Nebraska ' s Debating Teams this year were members of the Students ' Debating Club. Preparations are now being made for an oratorical contest in the near future. A gold and silver medal will l)e awarded the winners of the first and second i)lace. The Club this year has a membership of about fifty. Officers FIRST SE.MESTER .■ ECOXD SEMESTER A. M. Hare President Ross W. Bates A. D. Smith Vice-President S. C. Stoner S. V. Shonka Secretary W. H. Brant Treasurer R. R. Hill Serfieant-at-Arnis John L. Rice Ross W. Bates Critic Members A. M. Hare R. Arnold Powell V. K. Hod kui M. 0. Bates Warren K. W. Hills J. E. Bidnar Thomas J. P. Ham C. L. Clark Grizzell R. G, Heath M. K. Cornelius Emory H. S. Lower A. G. Dobbins G. R. McDale 11. P.. Dixon F, , A. Reinseh S. P. Dobbs E. 1 E. Stasenka C. Dobry D. P. Stough H. H. Drake Glei 1 Preston P. II. Eaton A . M. Smith .Sidney Evans L. C. Smith J. II. Morgan Joseph Votava G. A. Fitzsimnions I.. . . Toothalcer G. A. I ' " oster I.. C. Svford B. W. Frcidcn R. E, Waldo E. II. Ilahnc D. Rogers H. C. Rcsncr H. C. Rolicrlson University Debating Tfll{ I ' KMSICXT ' S ' EAR has been iiiarUtd t )r an increase of interest in de- bating and ])ublic s])cakinor. Nebraska is a member of the Central Debating Cir- cuit, which inchides Illinois. ' isconsin. Nebraska. Minnesota, and Iowa. The membership of five makes it possible for each university to meet every other uni- versity once in two years. Each university debates the affirmative at home and the negative at the University which it visits. All the debates have the same sub- ject under discussion and all of the debates are held the same evening. This ar- rangement makes it im])ossible for an - school ti have oid - the poor side of an unequal subject. " Should -American Cities . do])t a Commission l- ' orni of City Government? " was the subject argued this year. ISednar, Driscoll. and liates represented Ne- braska in the debate with Illinois. While Nebraska ' s victory was not sustained by the unanimous decision of the judges, yet it was plain from her arguments that she had made a more careful and thorough investigation of the question. On the same evening. December 1 1. N ' otava. Rice, and Dobbs argued the negative side of the question against Wisconsin at Madison. Here. too. although she was excelled in delivery. .Nebraska exhibited an accurate knowledge of the (|uestion. There is every reason to believe that Nebraska will at no very distant date excel in delivery as well. The peculiar excellence of i)reparation found in our teams is no douln due to the methods em])loyed in choosing the team. lughteen men are chosen in a comjictition thrown ojjen to the whole school. These eighteen men meet for daily seminaries. The to])ic under consi leration is thoroughly aired, and doubtful or important points assigned to definite individuals for close examination and re- search. This plan makes it certain that no imiiortant detail has been overlooked. It extends to each nuniliei- of the seminary the benefits of training in dee]) think- ing and systematic work. Nebraska ' s record ibis year was surprisingly successful, when one remem- bers that none of the team members had before taken |)art in an official I ' niver- sity debate. John Rice excels in accuracy and ])recision of thought. Stuart V. Dobbs has had much experience in debate: he was the leader of the Wisconsin team. Votava has an admirable delivery, and at times is even el(M|uent : IUmI- nar proved him.self of great cai)acity when he filled witli large credit tiie place of a team member. Mr. While, who was obliged to withdraw from illness, .Mr. Ilednar ' s stvle is particularly persuasive. Dean DriscoH ' s work is marked b a rapid fire of argiunent which is both logical and cimvincing. On the whole the year has ni t been one wilbont promise for deliale. and there is every rea.son to ho])e for the hit me. Nebraska-Wisconsin Debaters VOTAVA PUTTER KITE DUBBS Nebraska-Illinois Debaters DRISCOLL WHITE r.KIiXAR BATES Senior Interclass Debating Team SEARL DAVIS r. I. IIAI.I.IMIKSO.N Junior Interclass Debating Team UAl.lll MlJM-.I.KV .IdllN M. Al.KXANMlER J. t. MiilNKV Freshman Interciass Debating Team C. CLARK K. (.ARKETT H. HATHAWAY Sophomore Interciass Debating Team E, H. HAHNE A. M. (ir.ERFELDER A. M HARE Interclass Debating IXTERCLASS DEl ' .ATES u civ licld i r the first time at the L ' liivcrsity of Nebraska this year. They were planned in resiionse to a long-felt need. Their purpose is not only to give opportunity for practice in the art of public speaking, but to arouse class spirit and incidentally interest more men in inter- collegiate debating. The teams are chosen by coniijetitive try-outs. . constitu- tion has been adopted for an Jnterclass Debating Hoard which will make the de- bates a permanent University function. The Senior team, consisting of Frank Reinsch. Searl Davis, (ieorge F ' reston. and alternate W ' estover, met and defeated the Junior team, P. J. Haldorson, J. E. Scotncy, John Alexander, and Ralph Moseley, alternate, on the evening of l- ' riday, March 12. in Memorial Hall. The next evening the I-Veshman team, Clark, Rogers, and Hates, met the Sophomore team, A. M. Hare, H. C. Halhawax-. A, M. ( ' Ijertelder, and Hahne. alternate, and the Freshmen were victorious. The final interclass championshi]) deb ate was held on Phi Heta Kappa Day. Chancellor Avery jiresidcd over the contest, in which the Seniors and Freshmen took part. The unaniin ius (kcisimi nf the iu !ges was accurded the l- ' reshmen. 1 9 M I H wm 1908- ' 09 Stock Judging Team c. !•. .iKi ' i-iimis c. K. siiKini 1;. (i. (;m.iikkt m. .1. cuAMi.k K .r. v. loii ' K WiniK-rs of sri-i ii(l pl.iec in llic ImI( (. ' ollini:ili- . locli JihIkiiiu Contest lioU! ;it (Chicago, Nov. :iO, 1U08. octette Innocents — Senior Society K. I. El.I.IOiT VAN OKSllKl. M ' lNT!;i)MKKV r.LHOINCKR = 2 v en 0) s w Id Silver Serpent — Junior Society N. WlllTMORK IIANNA I ' lKI.D lll ' SF. MITCHELL GAiNETT ItAlLEY M. WHITMORE IIIWELL ELmiN IKILLANK z; 2 o E o - JB - a. y. O ' en ? Q 2 o a J ■t a Frats 317 Delta Upsilon Founded at Williams College, 1834 Colors — Gold and Blue. Nebraska Chapter Established 1S9S Publication — The Quarterl In Facultate Ferdinand C. French Philip J. Harrison William C. Cole Rodney W. In Universitate 1909 George H. Hummel Frank M. Weller Arthur H. Edgren Beniamin G. Sinclair Frank Arthur Jones Rupert H. Bailey Joseph M. Blenkiron Alfred E. Burr John Alden Bumstead Sidney M. Collins Thomas A. James E. Benjamin Andrews Major L. P. Davison Homer V. Martin Charles T. Knapp Dr. R. O. Hummel 1910 Horace J. Cary Wilbur -■ . Jones 1911 William E. Hamilton Henry Cooke Hathaway Harry Ross Minor 1912 Alfred C. Hunger Lester A. Welch In Urbe W. S. Hall P. J. Harrison Roy D. Kile R. J. Clark Gene Sage Donnell L. Russell .August C. Schmidt Frank Waldo Scott S. Harvey Rathbone Richard A. Russell John K. Sellick B. G. Sinclair Clinton M. Barr L. P. Hagensick Floyd E. Matson Y. B. Huffman i tp?2 --• -Kiiiu l W V| n,, I j»« - 4lp » Frats 319 Alpha Tau Omega Founded at Riclimond, Virginia, 1865 Nebraska Gamma Theta Chapter Colors— Sky Blue and Old Gi.U Established IsiiT Pnblication — The Pah: Flower — White Tea Rose. Veil— Ru! Rah! Rega ! Alpha Tau Omega ! Hip Hurrah! Hip Hurrali ! Three Cheers for Alpha Tau Hurrah! Hurrah! Hurrah! Charles M. Heck Claybnrn E. Hooper Charles V. Campbell Arbor Barth George A. Doll W. C. Hutchinson In Facultate In Universitate 1909 F. H. Johnson 1910 E. W. Bennison R. E. Campbell Lorenzo F. Flowers Frank P. Jessup D. C. Mitchell C. C. Shoemaker Lloyd E. Johnson Ralph E. Weaverling 1911 Earl D. Mallery B. A. Rowers 1912 Clayburn E. Hooper Robert O. Reddish Frank A. Runner In Urbe Dr. E. J. Angle D. L. Davis Harrv A, Giffen iM-cd C. Foster Philip Hudson Dr. C. A. Reynolds J. F. McGogy Guy Reed ert . . Jacolison Claude S. Wilson G. A. Messhart William L, Lemon Fred McKnight R. B. Morgan Q ?. Frats 321 Phi Delta Theta Founded at Miami University, 1S4S. Nebraska Alpha Chapter Kstalilislicd March 10. 1ST5. Colors — i ' irgent and Azure. Flower — White Carnation. Publications — Scroll and Palladinni. R. H. Wolcott In Facultate H. M. McClnnahan Dr. L. B. Pilsbury In Universitate 1909 Berne M. Howard Dan McCutcheon Robert A. Gantt Amos Thomas James A. Cline Hugo E. Birkner Richard O. Webster 1910 P. Rolfe Halligan Archer M. Bunting Earle W. Lantz Geo. J. Thomas Robert F. Romans William B. Metcalfe Earl J. Lee 1911 Ralph G. Goad Hubert K. Owen Harry N. Cain James W. O ' Connor J. MacWoodward Herbert W. Maish 1912 Lawrence M. Gibson Bert Barber Geo. Schock Special Willette yi. Thurston L. M. Raymond L. C. Raymond W. H. Raymond E. C. Hardy A, C. Lau J. D. Lau In Urbe E. W. Seacrest L. O. Wittmann J. E. Foster G. D. Payne C. A. Lvman T. H. Hardv R. H. Haggard J. W. McDonal. W. L. Stephens R. H. Wolcott E. B. Loomis C. E. Stuart J. K. Scott Dr. O. F. Lambertson Dr. L. B. Pilsbury D. C. O ' Connor Dr. E. . . Weber L. W. Billingsley . . G. Greenlee i - •:- p - ■ u S •■:; =5 u Frats 823 Phi Kappa Psi Founded at W ' asliington and Jefferson College, 1852. Nebraska Alpha Chapter I-:siul,Hshc(l 1 9.-.. Colors — Pink and Lavcmk-r. Publication — The Shield. Yell— High! High! High! Phi Kappa Psi Live Ever ! Die Never ! Phi Kappa Psi. In Facultate Dr. B. W. Christie Edgar Harlan Clark .Archibald L. Haecker John J. Ledwith Ralph Burnett Murphev Willard Cooke Mills, Jr. In Universitate 1909 Walter Vern Kenner John Adams Fer,guson Clarence Edward Johnston Carl Jacob Wangerien 1910 Orlando Bentley Edwin .A.dolpb Frickc Robinson Meredith Switzler .Albert Bushnell Chain Dale Francis McDonald Samuel Charles Slaughter John Elliott Clark Vallery White Herbert Solomon Taylor Lucius Lvnn Llovd 1911 Harry George Hough Claude Wilkinson Flansburg LeRoy Bates Temple Dean DriscoU 1912 Lloyd Stanford Smith Morton Steinhart Guy Cabliell Kid l( Erie Hamilton Reid Pledged llarrv Schiller Joseph L. Buruham Clyde T. Hays Louis W. Korsmeyer John J. Ledwith .Archibald L. Haecker In Urbe William A. Selleck W. P. -Aylesworth Dr. C. F. Ladd Merle C. Rathburn B. A. Mason L. Clark Oberlies Tames E. Edgerton Edgar H. Clark A. E. Mead William D. Reed E S Frats 325 Sigma Chi Founded at Miami University, ]S. " ,,5. Alpha Epsilon Chapter Established 1SS3. Colors — Bine and Gold. Flower — White Rose. Publication — Sigma Chi Quarterly. In Facultate C. R. Richards G. F. Condra W. C. Webster Carl Steckelberg Robert Stevens In Universitate 1909 Bruce Fullerton Yale C. Holland William J. D. Steckelberg George D. lletzel 1910 Edgar G. Polleys Glen R. LeRoy Glenn Fordyce Claude F ' urdyce 1911 Frank S. Proudfit William J. Bryan, Jr. Walter II. Laubach Paul C. Morgan Nye Moorehouse Claude J. ' I ' ipton John M. Haberle 1912 Robert Ferguson Franklin Perry Smith Pledges James J. Johnston Richard Ferguson b ' rank )_. Jones In Urbe W. E. Hardy Frederick Shepherd Myron E. Whteler Prof. G. E. Condra (ieorge E. Proudfit H. C. Eddy Dr. H. A. Shannon Carl AUcnback George L. DeLacy Dr. J. F. Stevens William P. Fitzgerald Harry E. Flansburg John Mockett. Jr. Dr. C. W. Erwin Chester Age Paul Clarke Prof. C. R. Richards M. Eaton Judge G. H. Risser Carl F. Steckelberg Jacob Wolf C. S. . llen Prof. Robert Stevens O. J. Fee R. J. Green W. F. Kellcv %ktJ ii« ■tflU IM- 4ir ' !» «|K 4ji,ir d - z E - 5 n - a s t . Frats -.i- l Kappa Sigma Founded at tlie University of Virginia. 1ST6. Alpha Psi Chapter Established Feliruar)- i:;. 1S9T. at the University of Nebraska. Colors — Scarlet. Emerald Green, and WHiite. Flower — Lily of the Valley. Emblem — Star and Crescent. Publication — Caduceus. In Facultate F. C. Hawks In Universitate E. F. Sell ram. Law 1909 J. F. Dudgeon G. E. Montgomerv T. L, Vollentine H. P. Letton A. A. Heacock, Law C. E. Miller C. R. Fulton 1910 O. A. Beltzer J. G. Mason J. M. Clark W. S. Byrne M. L. Gunnerson H. T. Cooke A. Sturzencgger. Law 1911 V. W. Krause L. W. Frank. Medicine Loyd Calkins 1912 V. J. Farley Pledges W. A. Letton. Ifil2 R Mather. 1911 W. Carroll, 1912 In Urbe G. V. Bates H. W. Roberts G. L. Hewitt C. P. I Lison C. F. Schwartz C. E. Matson John Westover Wni. Grant Verne Hedge L. H. Robbins S. J. Garroutte W. H. King D. D. Price _ ■-1 uJ Frats 329 Acacia Daleth Chapter Colors — Gold and Black. Publication — Acacia Journal. H. H. Wilson Geo. R. Chatburn Edwin Maxey E. B. Conant In Facultate C. F. Steckell W. K. Jewett Alvin Ke ' ser G. I. Ireland " . (j. Hastings B. E. Moore E. H. Barbour E. Grone J. E. Rasmussen A. A. Reed G. Peters G. E. Condra Hon. W. J. Bryan Honorary Members Hon. Geo. L. Sheldon Samuel S. Whiting Robert O. Beb S. T. Frum D. D. Stull M. E. Cornelius In Universitate 1909 W. A. Robertson E. Pelster I. F. Baker C. P. Jeffords A. G. Hamel J. W. D. Steckelberg I. G. vonForell H. C. Woods M. A. Klein F. W. Hofmann N. M. Collier 1910 F. C. Burke H. S. Villars C. H. Taylor -A. A. Nielsen J. T. Jilaxvveil 1911 L. C. Smith 1912 E. A. Stacks R. V. Pepperberg C. L. Wilson George Able In Urbe Dr. George E. Spear O. J. Fee George D. Ayers Dr. C. W. M. Poynter John Westover Dr. A. M. Vance A. C. Meier F. T. Dayton Otto Katouc OQ Frats 381 Beta Theta Pi Founded at Miami Univt-rsity, 1839. Alpha Tau Chapter Estaldishcd isss. Colors — Pink and P.Iul-. Flower — Bride Rose. Goodwin D. Swezey Miller M. Foeg In Facultate Oscar V. P. Stout James T. Lees Walter K. Jewett Harry H. Everett Max A. Wymau Hubert O. Bell In Universitate 1909 Dwight D. Bell Millard A. Klein Arthur Smith 1910 Maxwell V. Beghtol James L. Wilson Calvin H. Taylor, A.B.. ' 04 Arthur L. Palmer George P. Pratt Louis H. Harte Stanley M. Huflfman Merton L Welton Walter P. Loomis Harry C. Ingles Jas. Edwards Woods William H. Burleigh Joseph P. Rhode Ralph P. Wilson Myrl Swanson 1911 1912 J. Forrest Sims George P. Daniels J. Stewart Bell Pledged Ralph Wilson In Urbe David .-Xyers E. C. Ames Geo. A. Adams Walter L. Anderson Norman M. Baxter James R. Burkes Frank T. Davton Fred D. Corn ' cll O. W. Everett G. D. H. H. Everett Ernest C. Folsom B. B. Gillespie Charles C. Higgins Maurice A. Hyde H. A. Reese F. J. Rehlaender Ed B. Robinson r. T. Lees V. K. Jewett Fred Salisbury Paul T. Bell Clarence White Fred Williams W. M. Cowgill W. C. Frohlich P. F. Green Geo. W. Holme nvezey Geo. Ireland O. R. Mnmford G. L. Pierce Lowe R. Ricketts F. E. Roth Carl A. Stein F. H. Woods Harold W. Wood O. P. V. Stout Bromlev Sheldon M, M. Fogg a Id Frats 338 Sigma Alpha Epsilon Founded at University of Alabama, 1853. Nebraska Lambda Pi Chapter listablished ]!-ii:!. Colors — Purple and Gold. Flower — Violet. Publication— The Record. In Facultate Anderson J. Hargett, Central Universit}-, Kentucky, ' !)■) Earl O. Eager, Nebraska University, ' 08. Alfred Boyd, Washington University, Missouri, ' !)4. Adelbert W. Allen Roy Greenslit Barton L. Green Max M. Howell Edward Beckman Owen Frank John G. Collins In Universitate Post Graduate Joseph J. Runner 1909 Earl G. Johnson Samuel G. Carney Ralph Ludwick 1910 Karl L. Ludwick Sherman Hibbard 1911 Donald I. Castile 1912 Leo K. Cotterman Richard C. Hunte ., ugust H. Mever Walter A. Monson Clyde P. Soderberg Howard Milenz Keith Powell Harry V. Minor Everett B. Sawyer Elmer Holben Arthur H. Beckman DeLeon Jouvenaiit Frederic Funk A. B. Ryons In Urbe Geo. K. Bartlett Orley B. Thorpe Stephen W. Brock L. Ray DePutron Earl O. Eager Russell M. Burruss Harry McMahon Ray F. Fllintt Ralph V. Minor Edward J. Faulkner Robert Uarren Wray A. Lindley Francis W. Brown Alfred W. C. Beckman Oscar Davidson Carl W. Moselcy Walter C. Kcmpton Gavlord Phelps Geo. W. Fawcll H. O. Pritchard Chester Ward William Beachley «,m; »» tw Ji ty«- Frats 335 Delta Tau Delta i-ouiuled at Bethany College, Virginia. 1S.J9. Beta Tau Chapter Established 1S04. Colors — Pnrple. White, and Gold. Publication — The Rainbov Flower — Pansy. In Facultate 11. J. Lehnhoff Ellet B. Drake Frank O. Whcelock Clyde Waddington Dean S. VVoodard William B. Morse William B. Aten In Universitate 1909 Louis A. Gregory Jay C. Gather Sheldon B. Coon 1910 Leonard R. Heggelund 1911 Arno A. Bald Ralph Clark Jean A. Cobbey 1912 James C. Lomax Dale S. Bovles John D. Taylor Robert .M. Carroll S. A. Erskine Arthur F. Hcmler Paul B. Roen Fred W. Miller J. L. Teeters L. C. Strode C. C. Marlay In Urbe Guy Barnes M. C. Aitken C. J. Bills A. L. Brown Don C. Love E. J. Hainer Ralph S. Canipliell W. H. Thompson E. R. McLaughlin JV " H tiii JliiJ a t , -s d z w u u Frats 337 Alpha Theta Chi Colors — Mouse and Old Gold. Flower — Moss Rose. Yell Yell— Rah, Rah, Ri : Alpha I ' lv.ta Chi Kappa Tail Gamma; Five, Nine, Five. In Facultate Benton Dales Charles William M. Poynter Hiram Winnett Orr Raymond J. Pool Post Graduate John W. Roherts Ralph A. VanOrsdel Irving S. Cutter George Buol John R. Purcell Undergraduates 1909 Edward M. Buol Hugh C. Robertson J. Livingston Richey Edwin G. Davis John C. Hoge James R. Smith C. E. Elliott Edward M. Rutledge Claude R. Tillotson John H. Agee 1910 J. Stewart Elliott Herliert Potter Harold Greenamyrc Oscar Olson George M. Wallace 1911 Charles A. Bennett Albert Pool Victor B. Smith Guy A. Robertson James E. Lawrence Carl J. Lord Clark Evans 1912 John Buol Randall Curtis Ward Rubendahl Russell C. Smith In Urbe Thorne A. Brown Leonard A. Flansliurg A. Lynn Myers George L. Towne Elmer R. Hodges Frederick B. Humphrey Joseph C. Orcutt Howard C. Kru lall Frats 389 Phi Gamma Delta Founded Islay 1. 1S4S. at Jefferson College. Caniionsburg, Pennsylvania. Lambda Nu Chapter |-:m:iI)1i-1ki1 1s!i . Yell— Rah Rah Phi Gam Rah Rah Delta Rah Rah Rah Rah Phi Gamma Delta. Color — Royal Purple. Flower — Heliotrope. Publication — Phi Gamma Delta. In Facultate Mortimer E. Wilson Howard T. Kirkpatrick H. T. Johnson John S. Simms Herman Bocken M. J. Blish H. F. Thomas J. B. Brain R. P. Thomas Undergraduates 1909 V. .A. Raccly Earl Wilson 1910 Harry G. Hnse D. B. Sumner 1911 W. H. Cheek C. G. Perrv H. W. Coulter H. M. Prouty 1912 H. W. Davenport R. B. Paddock S. F. Holmes H. C. Stanlev R. W. VanSant J. B. Johnson O. M. Walcott H. .A. VanDusen L. D. Burdic D. B. VanDusen r. R. Wood Retribution Till ' cvi ' iiniK mist luiiig wavering and low, And dimmed the miry streets. Each hnrrying one felt creep upon Ills face A chilling breath yet Cjuickenuig his pace. Far off somewhere a hell was ringing slow Witli measured, muffled heats. I passed a child out on the slip;)ery stones, A little child alone. ' T was weeping and near falling, hut. thouglu 1. " The mother lives close in some cottage hy. She soon must hear the little straggler ' s moans " : And passed and hurried on. A man sat down hy me to eat, and he Was wearied, worn and weak. His eyes were drooped and haggard and forlorn, A gaunt arm showed through where his coat was lorn; lie wanted hut a single word from me. That word 1 did not speaU. A dark street led me wlure 1 might discern An aged woman stand Ujjon the lonely corner of .-i s(|ii;ire; A burden by her side, she resteil there With bent head, waiting lur slow strength ' s return. I did not lift my hand. And now th;it hour l)urn in my memory yet. — As it forever will ! They seemed but trilling things the day I |)assed Them by, but each new day vies with iho last Exalting them. So when shall I forget I Great (iod, lorgiv ' st Thou still? — K. i S Frats 343 Phi Delta Phi Founded at University of Michigan, 1869. Lincoln Chapter established ISO. " ). Colors — Wine and P.hit. Publication — The Brief. In Facultate Dean Geo. P. Costigan, Jr. Prof. W. G. Hastings Prof. John J. Ledwith Prof. Chester. G. V rnier Prof. H. H. Wilson Charles T. Borg John A. Ferguson Dan McCutcheon In Universitate 1909 William A. Robertson Don Carl Fonts Edward C. Johnston Ralph P. Murphy . Byrle B. Stevenson Amos Thomas Max Beghtol Charles W. Campbell Frank A. Peterson Robert F. Romans 1910 Lester C. Svford Alfred E. Burr George A. Doll John L. Rice Jack A. Stur enegger Calvin H. Tavlor Ralph A. VanOrsdel Homer E. Aylesworth Dean Driscoll Frank A. Jones 1911 James E. Lawrence Hubert O. Bell Elmer W. Hills Walter V. Kenner Frank M. Wilier In Urbe Ernest C. Ames Thomas W. Bockes Leonard A. Flansburg F. C Foster Clyde T. Hays Ralph Johnson J. Diedrick Lau O. M. Meyer Manoah B. Reese F. O. Salisbury George Tobey John H. Ames Edgar H. Clark Ernest C. Folsom Frank M. Hall ' P. Hewitt Charles T. Knapp John K. Morrison C. C. Marl ay C. A. Rnbhins Richard H. Smith Claude S. ' ilson Lloyd Winship l ' ' - S%y la •- ' AW l . -; t - Frats 345 Sigma Tau Honorary Fraternity for Senior and Junior Engineers Founded at Univi.rsity of Nehra-ika, Februar_v 2:2, ]9i)4. Alpha Chapter Pin — Two diamonds crossed on a sqnare bearing raised pyramid and rail section, also the letters Sigma Tau. Colors — Yale blue and white. Yell— Rah! Rah I Rah! Hurrah! Three Cheers! Sigma Tau ! Engineers ! In Facultate C. L. Dean Honorary Members Prof. C. R. Richards Prof. O. V. P. Stout Prof. G. R. Chatburn Prof. G. H. Morse In Universitate 1909 Berne M. Howard Clifford R. Fulton James B. Harvcj Henry C. Currier Robert A. Gantt Harry C. Fleming Dalinacio Urtula Fred N. Wildish Edward M. Euol Harry W. Hinman Albert M. Candy Edward F. Guidinger Oliver L. Pliillips Harland C. Woods 1910 Charles E. Miller Carl W. Mengel Webster A. Jones Martin E. Stricter Ira W. Dye Clinton H. Chalmers Walter J. Wohlenberg Oscar L. Olsen D. C. Mitchell Arthur D. Stancliff 2 z E bo in o s Frats Ml Phi Rho Sigma Founded at Xdrtlnvcstcni University, 1800. Nebraska Iota Chapter Kstablished 190U. Colors — Crimson and Old Gold. General Publication- Local Pnlilication — The -Phi Rho Sigma Journal. Dean H. B. Ward, Ph.D. W. O. Bridges, M.D. B. W. Christie, B.Sc, M.D. B. B. Davis, A.B.. M.D. H. H. Everett, B.Sc, M.D. A. F. Jones, M.D. In Facultate H. W. Orr, A.B., M.D. C. V. Povnter, B.Sc, M.D. A. C. Stokes, B.Sc, M.D. D. F. Lee, A.B., M.D. H. B. Lemer, M.D. H. M. McClanahan, A.M., J LD. R. H. Wolcott. M.A., M.D. VV. P. Wherrv. M.D. W. F. Milroy, M.D. George Mogridge, M.D. F. S. Owen. M.D. VV. H. Ramsev, M.D. A. B. Somers, M.D. In Urbe E. J. C. Sward, M.D. In Universitate 1909 R. C. Christie W. N. Anderson George Buol L S. Cutter H. B. Boyden F. A. Bnrnham P. M. Dale E. G. Davis J. S. Elliot H. L. Mantor 1910 J. E. Olson R. R. Reed I. W. Scott 1911 R. D. Martin J. S. Simms 1912 I. G, vonForell R. P. Higgins J. H. Linson G. L Sellon B. R. Simpson C. R. Stewart T. C. Waddell W. H. Taylor R. M. Wildish D. S. Woodard A. E. Westervelt J. C. Tucker Initiates C. C. Rentfroe E 5 5 5 Frats 349 Nu Sigma Nu Foumlcd at University of Michigan, 1SS2, Nebraska Beta Epsilon Chapter Colors — Wine and W ' liile. Pulilieatifn — Xi; Sii ni-i Xu Bulletin In Facultate H. H. Waite, A.M., M.D. R. W. Kliss, I! S., M.l). R. A. Lvnian, AM.. M.i). Palmer Findley, A.M., M.D. James S. Goetz. M.D. C. A. Hull, M.D. R. R. Hollister, A.B., M.D. C. V. Pollard, A.B., i I.D. H. J. Lelinhofl " , A.B., M.D. LeRov Crummer, M.D. L. B. Pilsbury, A.B., AID. A. E. Guenther, Ph.D. Donald Macrae, M.D. Alfred Schalek, A.M., M.D. Y. K. Jewctt, A.B., M.D. In Urbe Dr. A. T. Peters In Universitate 1909 O. W. Wyatt B. L. Myers L. B. Sturdevant 1910 R. G. Miller C. P. Fordyce 1911 J. L. Wilson . . . . llald L. W. Frank A. N. Ward Herman Bocken M. P. Seward Clarenc; Emerson 1912 A. A. Smith S. B. Hihbard J. D. Taylor I-., G. Johnson Pledges Dr. C. C. Morrison Dr. J. J. Kliek N ? Frats 351 Alpha Zeta Founded at Ohio State University. Nebraska Chapter Installed Jaiuiaiy :Ji), 1B04. Colors — Sky Blue and Mode. Flower — Lawson Pink. Publication — .Alpha Zeta Quarterly. Honorary Members Samuel Avery Lawrence Pirnner A. E. Davisson A. L. Haccker F. J. Alway E. A. Burnett R. A. Emerson A. T. Peters C. E. Bessey L. W. Chase I. H. Gain F. J. Plnllips H. R. Smith R. C. Ashby P. B. Barker R. F. Howard In Facultate . lvin Keyser C. VV. Pugsley Val Keyser V. V. Westgate T. A. Kiess elbach E. M. Little E. G. Montgomery P. B. Barber, ' 08 J. F. Coupe, ' 00 In Universitate G. G. Gilbert, ' no Erwin Hopt, ' 00 R. F. Howard, ' OS Mis C. P. Jeffords, ' 00 J. H. Gramlich, ' It E. R. Harnley, ' 10 G. N. Lamb, ' 00 Albert Pool, ' tl C. K. Shedd, ' 00 V. V. Westgate, ' OS The Alpha Zeta is a national fraternity of agricultural students. have been installed in nineteen of the leading agricultural colleges. It is the purpose of the fraternity to promote a spirit of unity and enthusiasm among agricultural students, and to encourag? study and research in all branches of agriculture. Agricultural students registered for a de- gree are eligible to membership at the end of their third semester ' s work. Election to mem- bership is based on scholarship and character. i| • tyki ' Ky ' " a --fi;;----flBHBK Frats 353 Xi Psi Phi FouiuKmI at the University of i iichigan, February s. ISsy. Psi Chapter Kstablished at the Lineohi Dental College, December l. " i. I ' .iOj. Colors— Lavendar and Cream. I ' liblication— Xi Psi Phi Quarterly. In Facultate W, C. Davis. B.Sc,, M.D.. D.D.S. G. M. Byrne, D.D.S. F. B. Damron, D.M.D. M. O. Fraser, D.D.S. G. J. Ireland, D.D.S. J. B. Troyer, D.M.D. M R. Truell, D.M.D. T. F. Cole G. Derby C. J. Elltr V. R. Gipsoii F. Griess In Collegate 1909 G. Hancock W. Ludwick A. McMasters W. Parmenter W. Webster E. X. Crowley C. H. Hartwig R. L. Minnick 1910 D. W. Sumner T. A. Trumble B. C. WildiTian W. E. Ragan 1911 !•:. F. Seibert A. J. Cobb, D.D.S. 23 In Urbe G. H. Ball, D.D.S. L. A. Webster, D.D.S. . a 3 Hiiiiiii Frats 355 Phi Alpa Tau Honorary Fraternity for the Cultivation of tlie Speech Arts and tlie Promotion of Good Fellowship. Fotinded at Emerson College, 1S94. Nebraska Gamma Chapter listabiished i;i(ir In Facultate Howard Walter Caldwell Miller Moore Fogg Frederick Courtney French George P. Costigan, Jr. Honorary Members William Jennings Cryan E. Benjamin . ndrews In Urbe Frank C. Builta ' illiam Hannan John H. Miller - lva C. Hough In Universitate Graduate Students J. Carrol Knode. A.B., ' os Elnur W. Hills ' Frank 1. Reinsch Stuart P. Dobbs Guy I. i [ontgomery Edward M. Rutledge 1909 Richard C. Hunter Lewis H. Gregory Ross W. Bates Hugh C. Robertson Alfred E. Burr George M. Wallace Herbert W. Potter John M. .-Mexander " Calvin H. Taylor, . .B. ' oi; 1910 Ralph A. VanOrsdel. A.B., ' OG Tames E. Bednar, A.B., ' (IT John L. Rice Frank . . Peterson, . .B., ' 00 .Arthur M. Hare 1911 Henry C. Hathawav Dean Driscoll. A.H.. ' O,-, Alpha Chi Omega IIAVIS I ' kKWrlT IKIWAKI) K. HAKHISON TKKIKK JOV KKANKI.IN ZEKM.INc; COMSTIKK N. WIllrMclKK ll.AIIK IKIKAN IIARKWKI.I. IIII.I. FODKEA JF.NNINCS llciI.MAN TIMMKKMAN IIVUKK MAiTARLINK M. HARRISON vIlST SMIIll M. WIIITMllRI-; . 1K FK TIIIIMAS DAVID llAVKNCiKK Sororities 359 Alpha Chi Omega Founded at Grccncastle. Indiana, 1S85. Xi Chapter Established 11107. Colors— Scarlet and Olive. Flower — Scarlet Carnation. Publication— The Lyre. Vera Upton In Facultate May Bardwell In Universitate Post Graduate Bertha Howard Lilah David 1909 Genevieve Fodrca Fthel MacFarlane Marian Whitmore Coralie Meyer Linna Timmerman Mabel Doran 1910 Irmal Zerting Nell Whitmore Beula Jennings Irma Franklin Elsie Prewitt Clara Smith 1911 Florence Davis Irene Little Nettie Hill Grace Holman Hazel Teeter 1912 llazcl Clark Metta Yost Vera Cox Willielmina Cnmstock Mand Thomas Edna Harrison May Harrison Specials Hazel Joy Pledged Harriet Bardwell Kathryne Bain Verna Hyder Alice Lesher In Urbe Mrs. P. V. Sommerville Mrs. R. J. Reith « £ E i. E = O « 5 Q - Sororities 861 Delta Gamma Foundid at Oxford, Mississippi, 1ST2. Nebraska Kappa Cliapt. " - listalilislud isss. Colors — Rroivc, Pink and Blue. Jane Milliken Katlierine Uovle In Universitate 1909 Augusta llarnsburgcr P ' anclion trooper Ruth Jakway Lois Fossler Mary Cook 1910 Celia Harris Helen Mitchell Gertrude Miller Ruth Munser Ruth Rinehart Francis McNah 1911 Lyle Young Mariel Jones Margaret Guthrie Breta Bills Marjorie Selleck Marguerite Stewart Marguerite Klinker 1912 Emma Harnsburger Elizabeth Gould Carrie Rinaker Edna Miller Kathryn Mockett Evah May Gallentine Pledged Hazel Fall Lucile Harris Cornelia Lindsey Josephine Sanford Specials Hazel Vandenburg Elsie Moore In Urbe Mrs. W. C. Yates Mrs. George W. Holmes Mrs. Frank Quick Mrs. Frank Woods Mrs. Ruth Bryan Leavitt Mrs. John Reed Lena Deweese Mrs. A. R. Edminston Mrs. L. A. Sherman Mrs. Peter Lau Blanche E. Garten Mrs. Archibald Haecker Laura A. Haggard Mrs. Alex Lau Mrs. Fred Saunders Stella Rice Miriam Starrett Helen Wilson Ruth Prentiss Ruth Raymond Marie Weesner Irs. .Arthur Raymond Julia Deweese Grace Bridge Mrs. Merle Rathburn Mrs. Ralph Haggard y 7 x N f W ■ ' Vy .lt. W v4 m - 1 l M- ? Kappa Kappa Gamma " EN ' NIS IIOI.E II . . ' iiimn ' " ■• ' • ' " " I. TL- ' ■ ' " - ' •KVS " ■ ' • ' ■ ' KATK IUvv. MVKKS srocT I.KhT IIAKNs || •. •. Sororities 863 Kappa Kappa Gamma Foiin le I at Alonnioutli College, October K!. ISTl). Sigma Chapter Establislied .May I ' J, iss4. Color — Double Bine. Jewel — The Sapphire. Publication — The Key. Call — ' Ai Kdpai ' Adrjvfji Flower — Fleiir-de-Lis. In Facultate Claire Canom Clara Conklin I (.Mils ic ) Louise Pound 2 In Universitate 1909 Viola Barns Fern Lee 1910 Fay Myers t Hazel Hanna Florence Riddell Frances Stein Edith Wilson Helen Sholes Ruby Barns Jessie Beghtol Mary Hanna Jettie Taylor 1911 Theo Hansen Ola Bell Hervey Mecia Stout Irene Bailey Anne Dennis Florence Hanna 1912 Alice Kate l- " rances VVestcrvell Doris Wood Etta Gravelle Lola Southwick Special Nellie White Marshall Orpha Nesbit Evelyn Polleys Graduate Olivia Pound Edna Baker Ethel Burket Music Florence Harford Pledge Helen Chase Katherine Hole Q 7 -■ s -J S a Sororities 365 Delta Delta Delta Fouiulfd Th;iiikst iving Eve. ISMS, at P.oston Univcr:;ity. Kappa Chapter Colors — Silver, Gold and Blue EstaliHshed ISW. Flower — Pansv. Pu]jlication — Trident. Mable Snyder Myrtle Hudson Florence Butler In Universitate 1909 Clara Hermansen Helen Gray Ida Myatt Dale Lapp Zoe Clienowith Edna Perrin 1910 Edna Steven lileanor Barbour Ada Tweed Hazel Snell Esther Warner Florence Todd 1911 Florence Whittier Mary Challis Helen Schwind Ruth Bressler Edith Flock Agnes Anderson 1912 Janet Stevenson Clara Reeder Helen Dinsniore Post Graduate Zella Wentz Hazel Perrin Pledged Ruth Mackin Mabel May Snvder, Music Btlh Bonnell. Music Specials Rita Thomas. Music Lucy Haywood May Pershing Anna Rogers Bertha DuTcil Edna Gund Vinda Hudson Daisy Bonnell Winifred Bonnell In Urbe Fay Bonnell Harriet Aluir Anna Vore Mabel Cox Lila Whitcomb Nell Rothwell Alma V ' anderveer Josephine Poynter Bickford Ethel Bigelow Matson Lilian Roman Hansen Pearl Powers Fee Helen Allen Clark Pauline Whitcomb Rewick Hazel Lauer Ward Mary Ames Waiie Hazel Murray Clark 0- .-J- cC 111 Sororities 367 Pi Beta Phi Foundfd at Mnnmuiitli College, ]S()T. Colors — Wine and Blue Beta Chapter Established In ' j.V Flower — Carnation. Publication — The Arrow. In Facultate Alvce Swedebern Helen Wau.tjh Gertrude Kincaide Ann Mack Maud Delmasre In Universitate 1909 Edith Kruckenberg Verne Stockdale Florence Chapman Mildred Holland Sarah Martin 1910 Grace Shallenberger Edith Fisher Grace Salisbury Zora Fitzgerald Ruth Heacock Beatrice Moffet 1911 Alice Wilcox Frances Gould Mae Little 1912 June Brown Lucilc Brown Eula Bates Fenna Buler Gertrude Lyford Grace Lyford Jean McGahey .Alice Quimby Fan Powers Sylvia Killian Ada Pagensticher Lyder Lacey Helen Vincent Norma Chase Pledges Ella Schwake In Urbe Anne Stuart Ada Waugh Melinda Stuart Mrs. R. L. DePutron Florence McGahey Gertrude Morris Mrs. E. C. Ames Mrs. A. W. Richardson Mrs. W. T. King Mrs. Bagnelle Mrs. Fred Funk Mrs. H. L. Kirkpatrick Mrs. Harry Porter .Anita Hazlcwood Mrs. E. E. Barker Mrs. B. C. Adams [rs. Francis Brown. Jr. Mrs. Risser Mrs. W. King Mrs. Pillsbury Sororities 869 Kappa Alpha Theta Founded at DePruuv. Jamiary :27, ISTO. Rho Chapter Established April, ISST. Reestablished February, 1S96. Colors-Black and Gold, Flower-Black and Gold Pansy. Publication— Kappa Alp ' .ia Theta Journal. Alice Towne Mildred Post Lora McCoid Alice Batty In Facultate Sara Hayden Ella Harper Post Graduates Georgia F ' itld Under Graduates 1909 1910 Emma Swezey Helen Day Helen Weston Marie Barr Kate Field Margaret Wheeler Grace Rohrbaugh Alice McCullough Helen Davis 1911 Ellen Kingsley Mary Fahs Louise Guthrie Louise Barr Gratia Green Fay Brininger Lucy Dill 1912 Aline Hammond Ruth Tibbets Grace Cooley Elizabeth Batty Fay Follette Claire Dovey Mrs. R. G. Clapp Mrs. T. A. Colburn Mrs. F. M. Fling Mrs. W. E. Hardy Mrs. C. T. Knapp Edith Long Ida Robbins 24 Special Katharine Cline Juliette Atwood In Urbe Minnie Swezey Mrs. Olive Watson Jean Tuttle Rosanna Carson Mrs. F. B. Damron Camille Hall Mrs. J. W. Jones Mrs. C. V. Ladd Mrs. G. G. Martin Mrs. Ale.x Sheldon Mrs. W. T. Thompson Mrs. Geo. Proudfit Mrs. Yale Hufifman Chi Omega WILLIAMS II W liKN V 1 1 11 1 1 . M i.itti.k wii.min i ' rickett .|i11in.s(»n m ' ma.nmgal i aki(() v fink in Nl IMI ' KR OSTRAMiKU LITTLE lASTOR DDYI.K HDI.MES lIKRiiK IIAI.I I ' ll ' KR Sororities 371 Chi Omega Founded at Fayetteville. Arkansas. IS ' Jj Colors — Cardinal and Straw. Kappa Chapter Established 1902. Flower — White Carnation. Pnlilication — The Fletisis. Amanda Heppner Vera C. Fink Bernice Prickett Ada Ostrander Katherine Little Alice Berge Marie Dally Evelyn Johnson Mamie Piper Elizabeth Little In Facultate Clara Craig In Universitate 1909 Ruth E. Castor 1910 Edna Darrow Nina Warren Aileen Gantt 1911 Edith Gantt 1912 Mildred Piper Specials Annie Wilson Gertrude Hunt Isabella Williams Cozette McManigell Faris Whitham Ruth Holmes Pledges Marie Lee. 1913 Dessa Picrson Marie Hayden Frances Cutter In Urbe Jessica Doyle Mrs. Robert DeCoii Clara Craig i Sororities 873 Alpha Omicron Pi Founded in ISViT at Barnard Cnllegc. New N ' nrk. Zeta Chapter EiUblisb.e.l V. ' i - ' .. Flower-Jacqnenunot Rose. Color-Ruby Red. Publication-Tn Dragma. Chapter House, 74.5 So. 1.5tli Street. In Facultate Marian Camp, Conservatory In Universitate Marion Hart Eunice Bauniann Katherine Lee Esther Devalon Ethel Perkins Ella Toomey Maud Toomey Winifred Waters Alfreda Powell Emma Perry Charlotte Wallace Helen Steiner Gisela Birkner Martha Mohr Bell Janet Ram y Anabell Good Mabel Salmon Laura Peterson Mattie Woodworth Blanche Woodworth In Conservatory Annie Jones Lois Nesbit Nettie Chaplain Katherme Folmer Grace Gannon Mary Odiorne Nellie Webb l- ' sse Bell Rohman Lorene Emery Pledges Ruth Meek Elna Nisson Marian Camp Edith Swain Leta Thompson .Amanda Clements Nell Bndenbaugh Ruby Charlton Beth Boynton Mrs. Dr. Wigton Mrs. Dr. Reynolds Mabel Williams In Urbe ICdiia Harpham Helen Pip.-r Edna Margaret Spears Emily Trigg Viota G ' -ay F.nima Bennett Maud Williams Mrs. John B. Wright Patronesses Mrs. Carrie B. Ra Mrs. J, C. Seacrest Alpha Phi SCHOOLER HENNINC.EK HANllAl.I. WII.TSE HAl.I.ER Kl( HARDSON JOHNSON in AN HISK Wll.l-IS RAHER STKCNER THOMPSON UKANIH LAWRENC H. lOTTON STKWAKT 1- COTTON Sororities 375 Alpha Phi Founded at Syracuse, New York, Octolicr 12, 1872. Nu Chapter Established October 2, 1 .)06. Colors — Bordeaux. Red and Silver Gray. Flowers — Forget-nie-Nots, Lilies of the Valley. In Facultate Ina E. Gittings Louise Stegner Helen Barstow Lucy Cotton Josephine Huse Caroline Adams Zelda Branch Mayone Thompson Ruth Haller In Universitate 1909 Ouida Wiltse 1910 Hazel Raber Norma Richardson Marcia Stewart Jeannette Lawrence 1911 Grace Ryan Helen Cotton Kathryn Willis 1912 Ruth Ilcnniger Hazel Johnson Isabelle Milroy Helen Nason Pledges Margaret Randall Adeline Schooler Mrs. J. E. Edgerton In Urbe Mrs. E. G. Montgomery Mrs. W. E. VVillard The South Wind of November Daylong it had drizzled, drizzled cold and dp.iik and drear. Still the clouds had drifted downward, crawling, frowning, near. And ' t was not until the evening, till the closing of the day That the south wind of November drove the clouds away. Sharply smitte n all that morning was the north glass-pane. Dark and threatening drove the drizzle, threatening more than rain. Till to east it swung, then southward, but ' t was later in the day That the south wind of November drove the clouds away. Black the house-roofs and the chimneys stood against the light. Light that cleared out to the westward as the clouds took flight. When the wind moaned o ' er the grass-fields and the rain-pools where they lay. When the south wind of November drove the clouds away. Then the great thick pall was rended, stars shone out between. Two black patches parted and the moon came sailing in; And the dim bare trees bent northward toward the coming winter ' s sway .■ s tliL- south wind of November drove the clouds away. Truly. 1 lie I uiH remember what the next day told, Wlulhcr (l.irk or clear or windy, whether warm or cold. All that liuut; and clung about me was the evening of that day Wlu-u the nutli wind of November drove the clouds away. On a Summer ' s Night Dear, nn uch a night, when the moon is bright, . iiil the clouds drift away in the blue, llciw 1 love the sight of the soft ' niug light On the hill and the vale —ami the silvery, .-ilvery dew I See yon subtle trail, like a faiiU, white veil. How it broods o ' er the shadowy view; How it lloats so frail, and it sinks so pale Through the light and the dark— hut ' tis creeping, ' tis creeping And from somewhere thrills a woodland air. Low and soft as night-breeze evir blew; And it murmurs here and it whispers there, Stirring water and leaves— like tlu breath of a god, touching .V( ' 618 Roasting Elars Suggestions to the Editor " 1 think I ought to be cartooned, don ' t you? " — (.luy Mattcson. " If you roast me, be sure to sjiell my name right. " — Besse Holcombe. " If I write a jjiece for tlie Coknmlskkk. I ought to Ik- immune. " — l- ' isty Johnston. " I don ' t think you ought to roast staff members. ' ' — tiertrude .Veilson. " I ' 11 lay you out if you cartoon me. " — Sidney Frum. " riease don ' t put in anything silly about me. " — Zelda I ' .rancli. " 1 ' 11 bet they roast me proper. " — H. S. Stevenson. " I suppose you ' 11 roast me about being a school-marm. " — Florence Rotli. " I don ' t care. You can roast me all you want to. " — Helen (iray. " I don ' t give a d — if you do write me up. " — A. G. Hamel. " if you cartoon nic you ought to put me wise. " — Leslie Hyde. rAli.n. .t or C0«T.|B ,T|O il I Vl.- Fisty Jolinstiin writes up I ' i I ' lu robbery. .. . Ji Number One " IJiTc ' s to (il.l Nebraska, ' riic Scarl.t ami tlic Cream — " JCclioiiiK down the silent street, MinglcJ with tlic tramp of feet, Souiuls the song, and when ' t is done ; ■ ' Come on, fellows, number one! " " Here ' s to old Nebraska, .■ n l Nebraska ' s football team — " ' es, her teams have been the best On the prairies of the West; Could they do what they liave done Were it not for number one? " Ulun we get to Heaven, We ' 11 give Nebraska ' s yell— " If we reach the golden gate. . nd our credits all are straight. Let Saint Peter say; " Well done; AW right, fellows, number one! " " Rut if we ' re not ?o fortim.ite. We ' 11 givj it down in Kansas. " Camp, conipet, shirt-tail parade — On the field where games arc played I ' Vnces hurdled, races nm. Kings out true old mnuber one. — .M. K. H. Roasting Ears 879 The Lost Reward A Tragedy in three thrilling .Acts. ( )rchestrai Accompaniment.s : " Where O, Where Has My Little Dog Gone? " " L)h, Bring Back My Fido to Me. " r ,■ C The D. G. ' s — A Social C!i(iue. Dramatis Jones-A Victim. Personae pido-A Stray Dog. Act I. (Street Scene) Art Jones followed by Fido. Thoughts of the D. G. ' s minus a mascot surge through his mind. Whistling to Fido he turns his steps quickly toward their house. (Porch Scene. D. G. House.) Presentation of Fido. Indignation of D. G. ' s (cats and parrots preferred according to custom). Art beats a hasty retreat with Fido under his arm. Act n. (Death Scene.) Time — Same Evening. Place — Behind D. G. Barn. Shooting of Fido. Art relieves pent-up feelings. Act HI. (Reward Seen.) Time — Morning After. Place — D. U. Dining Hall. Art reads of reward offered for dog answering Fido ' s description. Grand Finale. " . nd the Air was Blue for Miles Around. " Who? O ! wait, O ! wait, and tell us Fate, Who is it makes his name so great : Who is it daubs the name of Dobbs Upon our liistory ' s slate- ? Who seeks all jobs for Mr. Dobbs When one ' s to be elected : Who always bobs up quick for Dobbs Whose name could be expected? - W 3bO Roasting Ears WHAT Kf OF " l D " A XT ? Richey and his Pompadour Once a bar1)er, very clever. With his shears made an endeavor Richey ' s hair to dissever — And that hair he really fhore. Then there journeyed fcrth thereafter Something tall ( " twonld reach the rafter), And it caused to me much laughter — Richey with a pompadour. And then I with voice like Thunder To a maiden said, ' " Lork xonderl What strange freak is that. 1 wonder? Such a thing I do abhor. " But that maiden never caring Fur my words kept riglit on staring At that ligure. tall and daring — Richey with lii pumpadour. " Maid, " said 1. " I want nitre knowledge Of the fashion of this college. Tell me what there is in college That would cause this. I implore. " Rut that maiden never heeding To the question I was pleading Watched the ligure — then receding — Ricluy with his pompadour. . nd then kichey disappearing ' lliis fair maiden as if hearing. And in tone. ' - that sounded jeering — Qiioth that maiden, " Nevermore. " Then it was I saw (|uite plainly That she cared not for this vainly Guy who seemed to me insanely — Richey with his pompadour. SONCS I ql™ m 1. Take heed, brethren, lest ye fall in the pit and be consumed. For the evil have laid their traps in high places. Yea, even in the sanctuaries of the Profs, have they placed their snares. 2. Thou art bewitched with soft words and shy glances. Thou hast whirlcy- gigs in thy head and thy heart fluttereth. Behnld ! Thou hast turned from the straight and narrow way. 3. Thou art made to forget the words of the Profs., and thy steps are turned towards the dwelling places of the sororities ; where thou art compassed about by much ice and placed in cold storage. 4. And the days pass and the e.xams. come, and thou art unprepared. And lo — it is as I have said, thou passeth not. 5. But doth thy girl care? 6. Nay, she sheddeth no tears ; yea, she is even as gay as a lark in the spring. 7. For a woman is like a weed of the fields which taketh unto itself all good- ness, yet returneth no goodness unto the earth. 8. Stay ye, therefore, in the straight and narrow way and depart not from it, lest ye receive the ossified glance. 9. For damned are they who hang around the abodes of the Co-eds. By the inhabitants thereof, h the other loafers, and li ' the Dean of Women. -J. H. Ah! yes, I think, ' tis Vera Fink Whose heart so wildly tlirohs And palpitates when ere one states The name of Stnart Dobhs. Ji Jt Ji I ' d like to say to Helen Day, " My heart I ' d give to thee. " But should I dare, I ' m sure, I swear, ' T would be all Dav with me. Rosisting Ears Tragedies and Comedies ••CllI. ' ij-A-L(M). ' The Greatest Dancing and Singing Comedy of the Day. The Alpha Chi Sextet. The biggest Hit on the " Pike " at the County Fair. Watch for us. Ali ' Ua Cm Omega. Have oii seen EDW. GUIDIXGER MAI5EL XELSOX In the Season ' s Hit, " SWEETHEART DAYS! ' " Two ears ' continuous performance at the LIl ' .RARV THE.XTRE. ss i-:dxa sten ' ex presents (AL TAYLOR in . Heart-Rending Tragedv entitled •THE (;iRL WHO THREW ME DoWX. " THE ' SI ' OOX ' ROi ' ,i ' .l•:R •. • A Tragedy. .■ s performed at the IT I ' HI HOL ' SE. " sxu(;(;le vv closer. " as enacted b v E. ( ). Wheelock and Charlotte Wallace. at THE SOPH. HOP ■rill-: XL ' RSERY . CT " or " PUTTIXG Till ' . r.AI ' .Y Id SLEi:! ' " as i)erf(]rme(l h John Ketridge ( ( )n the train to Wisciui iiu L. PETIT DALE L.M ' P The Dainty Little Comedienne. In the Langhahie Hit eiiliiled •|,L II WG I ' d). 1) IS 111 A S(»rU l.l " M() " ii-i-.i:, " " lU Xl ' -.R ■ Y TES. In the h ' arce Comedv " I ' A ' llll-.R ' S BOY. " ( ijien Air Theater. I ' ni. Farm. " While there ' s life there ' s hoiu ' . " Roasting Ears 383 The " Chew " that Bob Had " liis is the " chL-vv " Tlial Bob liad. This is tlic " suo " That bought tlio " cheu ' That Bob had. These are the few Who gave the " sue " That bought tlie " chew " That Bob had. This is the .-tMiit thej- wanted to do— ' I hese students few Who gave tlie " siic " That bought tlie " eliew " Tliat Bob had. Thi.s is the rage in which he flew When they tried the .stunt they wanted to dc Tliese students few Who gave the " sue " Tliat bought the " chew " That Boh had. .And this i- the " stew " That followed the in which he Hew When they tried the stunt ihey wanted to do- These students few Who gave the " sue " That bouglit the " chew " That Bol) had. 384 Roasting Ears The Margin at the Left A teacher in old I ' ' nglisli stood up littorc Iter cla•- , There was lack of brains among them, she knew they could n ' t pass. She made the test f|iiite easy, bnt she sadly shook her head And she sighed with pitying glances, as to them she gently said : " Remember what 1 ' ve told you, about the way you write. Make your letters close together, and all of equal height ; And though your thoughts all leave you, and you feel of sense bereft. Do n ' t forget about the inargin, the margin at the left. " She gathered in the papers, she glanced them quickly o ' er, She saw that they were worse than they had ever been before ; For those who had good answers forgot their margin space And those who had wide margins left an almost spotless face Hardly touched upon the questions. She knew not what to do. Which ones should be flunked flat and which should be let through. " I admire the brains, " she murmured, " but still more the hands so deft- I can ' t flunk those with a margin, a margin at the left. " Full many a year hereafter, when her busy hands are still. And she enjoys the blessing of the Carneigy Pension Bill, Her friends will come to see her, and no doubt they ' ll want to laugh. When they see her thoughts all centered on her tombstone epitaph. She ' II say, " The time is coming, when this mortal life shall cease, .■ nd I ' 11 want a tombstone o ' er me that my bones may res! in peact. I do n ' t care alioul the form, the color, si c or heft. Rut ilo n ' t forget about ihc margin, tlic margin at the left. " y Uf. V. " ' - r.ager giviuK oni ' N " Roasting Ears ■6Sb Famous Amos and His " Show ' Well, well, we are told That this gentleman bold — This Thomas boy, Amos, Is getting quite famous — He ' s " spieler, " you know. For a vaudeville show. He hollows aloud To draw a good crowd. And thinks it quite funny To take up their money For tickets to go To his vaudeville show. Bench Work The joy of spring is in the air, And on the campus, here and there. May be descried the brave and fair At bench work. Dan Cupid ' s the department head. Exams are easily passed, ' tis said. Classes begin when winter ' s fled. In bench work. Through Latin many ride a horse, But always follows vain remorse ; It is not thus in any course In bench work. Sheepskms would not be hard to win. If — left behind the school room ' s din- A man might make his major in Bench work. —M. K. B. asfi Roasting Elars Can You Tell Me — Whose little Girlie arc you? How many artiiiities Alexander has? When Chatburn learned (?) to dance? How the Phi Gam ' s got their st?nd-in with Dean Barkley! Who turns up a chair in the library for Fred Wildish? Whose H(e)art Fred Crites is after? Why last year ' s Cornhi ' SKER reminds us of a B.ble? Who suggested S o ' clock classes? Why Junior class caps are so appropriate? If the Innocents are capable of helping dclinciucnt students Why Roy Nelson joined the Iron Sphinx? When Nebraska will have a football field? When the Laws will affiliate with women? If Ross Bates will become an orator? Why Prof, Fossler ' s hair stands on end ? Why the French department loves the Laws? Why Helen Day is such a " grind " ? Why the library is an affinity factory? Why tlie Palladians don ' t meet Thursday night! ? Why Baker ran for class president ? If Kd Davis prefers " S " street or " IGth " street? Why Rathboni. ' likes the Alpha Phis? Why " Pip " Cooke is such a ladies ' man? Why " Cut " Thompson uses the Auto phone? Why the law clique got their clipped? Roasting Ears 387 When They ' re Like This He rushes in to get a cliair, His lessons to pursue. He finds them taken everywhere. Excepting one or two — And they ' re like this. And so he wanders here and there ; He passes ' cross the fioor In search of just a vacant chair, And when he finds some more. They ' re just like this. Discouraged then, he wanders out, . ' t least, one would presume ; Since all that ' s left is just about . little standing room — When they ' re like this. Stuff If Once a slufter, Quite a bluffer, Thought his bluffing (piite a scheme. Stuff, the staffer, Stuffed the duffer — Made him write an I ' jiglish theme. " If this little hand were mine — " he said .As he sighed and gazed from the task To the campus and its pine. " .A.nd if it were, " she softly said, ' What would you do, I ' ll ask? " " I ' d it! " he boldly said. 3 iH Resisting Elar« Song Hits of the Season " GEE! I WISH 1 HAD A GIRL. as sung b JOHNNIE PL ' KCELL. •IF THERE WAS ANOTHER JOB, 1 THINK I ' D TRY. " This is the only old-tinier which is .still up-to-date. Composed bv S. P. Dobbs. " LOVIN ' TLME. " A beautiful little ballad on College Life. bv Esther ' an. 7 v ( ' . ' ' • ■ Cn-at. ••SOMEIKJDV LIED, " . political dirge from the last Senior Election. as sung by Ivan Raker. " F.VTHER FOOTS ' rill-. I ' .ILL " .As sung by the Social Stimter. " THE OLD . DLER I ' .XWX SHOP " sung by Mussen. •I WANT A LITTLE GIRL LIKE YOl ' . " . s sung to a Freshman by .Art F dgren. ' •r,ox r.ox r.i ' DDiE. " I ler favnrite Lo -c-song b - Besse Holcombe. ' YOU CANT BE A I ' RIEXD To lAI ' .KVI ' .oDY. " Written especially fnr the CORN ' HUSKKK Staff. " Till ' . 1 ' . Ai lXG ( )!•■ rill " . " X. " In- Zeida I ' .ranch. A Melodv of Love. Roasting Ears 389 To a Journalist I love the smell of printers ' ink; I love to make my thinker think ; I love the paste-pot ' s cheering stink; A journalist I ' d be. I like to roast my fellow men ; In blackest ink I ' d dip my pen, And soak them till they ' d ne ' er again Say aught to me. But though muck-raking has its part In all the journalistic art, I would not spuin to do my part In helping men along. Whatever good I chanced to see, I ' d write it as it seemed to me ; Two columns lon.g, or maybe three, Would be my song. What is my name ? Ah, can ' t vou guess : I ' ve written columns for the press; Most editors know my address, And often call on me. I am an Alpha Theta Chi, . nd, like all Alpha Thcts, am shy, But. since you press me, I ' ll reply : ' " Tis Elliot, Clyde E. " 390 Roasting Ears f owThe ihfiih Jcorf Wa-,node poh olhed th " Secorid bd - went To YbirJ on th 6d«t " S Jrd5s Cotter- ■ :; c) y horrif or, „ orti ' if ■ That Boy I ' II just bet our old sorrel horse, riiere aint no boy around In this lure diggings anywhere That ever can he found V ' ho conies up to that hoy of ours Down there in that there college, That teaches everything, 1 guess. And crams thcni full of knowledge. I ' 11 bet. by Jing, you " d never b ' lieve That that there boy of mine Was boss of half a hundred men, And, say. but he looks tine When he gets out on dress parade With that bright shining sword And makes those fellers jump around And stand up like a board. Sure thing, they call hint Captain Crites, . nd all salute him, too, When he steps out and waves his sword. And, say, but how they do Dig up the dirt when he commands .And stop when he says halt : I 11 bet those fellers wmu the cup. If not. ' taint Fred lic ' s fault. I asked him if he had a girl. He said her name was Froyd : 1 never seen her, but I Ml bet riiat she is overjoyed At bavin ' such a feller ' round I ' c) help her out through life; .And, say, " By Gundy, " do you s ' pose He ' d have her for a wife? Well, aiiybciw. tlure aim no boy Down lliere that 1 could see That ' s got things coming all his way, . nd there do n ' t seem to be Another one in that whole school That has so much to do liout keeping that there I ' ni up; It ' s great, iinu I tell ynu. Roasting Ears 391 Ye Technical Meaning of Ye Campus Terms Annual. — A combination of ■ " roasts " and " stale jokes " never issued on schedule time. Alcove. — A semi-public spoon-holder. Athletic field. — Green ' s cow pasture. Battleax. — An " elective " in the Law School. Beauty contest. — A farce " pulled off " by our predecessors. Campus. — A small king-dom over which the Dean of Women exercises sovereignty. Campustry. — A flirtation with Cupid. Cartoon. — " To see ourselves as others see us. " Check. — A surprise from father. Co-Ed. — One of Dean Barkley ' s wards. County Fair. — A graft. Cupid. — A substitute for study (ask Ed Guidinger or Mabel Xelson). Diamond. — A present " Steve " gave to his girl. Dom Sci. — An experimental pie department. Dress-suit. — A garment worn by dudes and " stunters. " Eager. — Advance agent for the football team. Effects. — Something Prof. Stui-f teaches in his English classes. PoSS- — The man with a method. See hot-air. Formal. — A display of borrowed clothes. Geology I. — A short snooze. Graft. — A means of getting something for nothing. Sec County Fair. Hop. — A losing proposition. Formerly a social stunt. Hot-air. — Fogg ' s method. Junior. — One who needs father ' s care for another year. funk. — A collection of badges worn on the vest. Muh. — .A.bbreviation for musli. Used by a lover in referring tn himself. (Ex. — " Come to muh. " ) Moocher. — One who lives on graft. See County Fair. A ' oise. — A conversation carried on by Xellie ' ail in Chem Lab. Palladian. — An organization known as I ' als holiling meetings on Thursday (?) nights. Pompadour. — A cheap hair cut. Political-machine. — An organization controlled by the Cornhusker Editors. Pliysical Director. — A title without an office. ( Ex. Doc. Clapp. ) Roasts. — Compliments handed out by the Cornhtsker Staff. Rooting. — Lung exercises taught by Kenncr and Hub. Bell. Senior. — A person who will soon be looking for a ioh. vi f:: 392 Roasting Elars A Stunter Ah ! yes he once Liked " social stunts " — A dress-suit was his " liobby. " His father ' s " dough " He used to blow — He dressed in what vva ' ; " nobby. He gave no thought To what was taught — He let his lessons go it. And when the Prof Called his name off, He said he didn ' t know it. But sec him now. With sweaty brow — We ' ll add in this connection — To-day he hunts, Not social " stunts, " But work upon the section. 4 J J A Flower There was once a young fellow named Steve. Who worked in the Botany Lab; Both early at morning, and late in the eve ; Till all of the Profs called a lengthy confab To find out the reason and give it a name. .■ t last they referred it to hessey— nf tanie- Who called it a plant, most uncommnnly queer — " A raricus tirnwneai. ' Jessie m ' dcar. " J v . " Co-Education lie got financial aid from " pa, " .And came to school to study law— A judge some day he sought to be, Deciding laws judicially. It was his hope to learn far more Than others did of " legal lore " — And some day sit upon ;i bench. Alas! one day he met a maid, . m straight-way law to fade — Forgotten are his " legal notes, " I ' or all his time he now devotes To maiden fair and fancy fudge : Forgotten, too, are thoughts of judge— Although he sitteth on a ■■bench. " — W. A. R. Roasting Ears 393 Too Much With Us (With apologies to Wordsworth.) Our Dean is too much with us ; late and soon, Fussing and butting in, she wields her powers ; Little remains in college that is ours ; We yield up all for peace, a sordid boon ; The artless couples gazing at the moon ; Steadies who would be spooning at all hours. Or sitting on the grass amid the flowers ; These— and all others, too, dance to her tune. Move but by leave ! Ye gods ! I ' d rather be Back at a prep school, doomed to dig and bone, rd rather leave this Universitee, And go to Gotner, Wesleyan, or Doane, So might I lean against some campus tree, And draw one breath, that I could call my own ! — Ignatus Publications by Nebraskans ■•77,. l-acant Ckau- .._ -P-f. : 1 , - -- " ■■Ar ' unicnts for a Junior Society ' ...Byerts, Alexander, Barth Co. ,„.t, ... ....Guv Montsjomery • ' Diplomacy - - ' ■How Edzvard IVon Out " Mabel .e son ' ■The Stroller Heinie Weller and a Url - i Helen Dav -How to Capture a Coon j " DriftY I.CalTavlor ' ■Auit It Azvfiii „ ' ■It ' s Only Mc and My Nightie " ;- Company Q " Her Engagement King " f ' . " " w ' n " The Heart Smashed ' " r " Matst . , , ,, r- .fc ...... Guv Matteson ' •Fish and the Snckcn - 394 Roasting Ears Scam- (lid c tlinik tluit } " Vj. ' i - Woiild cliaiiiic lii- cried sn soon, Hut tlic CoRxmsKEK this year lias been to liim A solace, a cheer, a lK)on. Jorgj ' s " Bible " is gone, where, e know not, Its teachings are of no avail. Since the hook of this year has come to the light. It is needless to ask, " Why did Jorgy " s hook fail? " lie tells yon himself, as he holds this year ' s book, .■ nd sternly rebuffs Stnarl l)obl)S, " llave yon no brains. y.)n statT of " OS, Or could yon not work S. P. Dobhs? " It most makes me weep, as 1 talk to yon thus, . nd I sec this book of unsurpassed fame; Hang your heads, every one of you, bow lown in shame. Clood gracious! but the ' os Cornhi-skek was tame. Hut no, lift your heads, go and tell them it ' s great. riiat its teachings for you are sublime, That your daily lesson henceforth yon will take From this Cukmu ' skkr H ok of ' (lU. Roasting Ears 395 Women ' s Fraternities Defined Alpha Chi Omega. — A decidtd mixture uf inr.dccnt, unsusiJectinsj sirls and |irin- cess dresses. Delta Gamma. — The ■ " Pretenders " — To what no one has been able, from ajjpear- ances. to discover. Ask them ! Alpha Omicron Pi. — Composed mostly, if we are to judge by actions, of hit;li school girls who should still be tied to their mothers ' apron strings. Kappa- Kappa Gamma. — Definition practically impossible. Oldest woman ' s fra- ternity in the University — members bear the same relation to the school: Are usually five-year students — not graduates. Tri-Dclta. — A tribe ensconced behind a bristly brick barricade. Peaceful when not molested. Inclined to self-complacency and eight o ' clock classes. Pi Beta Phi. — Requirements — Applicants must have silk petticoats as opposed to brains ; sharp, rasping " voices ; laughs so merry — or so loud, which — that they may be heard from the Pi Phi house to the Kappa Sig house. Chi Omega. — Webster fails to define Chi Omega. We believe they are students — have a stanch advocate in Stuart P. Dobbs. Most people say, " How did it ever happen? " Kappa Alpha Theta. — They certainly arc not beautiful. Tliey have been kndwn to be on the delincjuent list. The cause for the latter is not known, for in- vestigators have discovered that their social duties are not so numerous as to keep them from devoting sufficient time to the pursuit of an education. Alpha Phi. — They are rather young at Nebraska, so we still have hopes. The Changing Seasons Along in Fall wlien tliey play football. BiU alonsr in June it ' s a different tune- And bench-work i.s better known; . time vvitb a sadder tone: It ' s ' ' slnff and the class sluffs with you — It ' s " llnnk and the class fliniks with you- Dig and yon dig alone. " Pass and yon pass alone. " 396 Roasting Ears ff|LfflOlQ Q fRA., 1 Q Lli D p Favorite Songs Whistle if i ' oii Want Mc, Dear Russcl lliirruss Just Can ' t Make My Eyes Behave Jessie Dciiiing A Heart to Let Cornelius The Drum Major of Snyder ' s Band Jess Clark Love to Cheiv, Cheiv, Che v McCarthy When the Light ' s Turned Azi. ' ay Dozi n Loiv Helen Mitchell I ' m Waiting for a Letter Reginald W ' ildish Why Do n ' t You Get a Lady of Your Own Emery Lcamer You Can ' t Keep a Good Man Dozvn (iuy Matteson On the Dummy Line DeWald Let Me Hold Your Hand .kvhile H. C. Currier Who Says Dearie to Yoii ' Don Russell. AAA " The Boy{s) of Company B " Augiista HarnslK-rijer " Weleome " on the Mat .lint Meant for Me Mrs. P.arkley I ' d Hate to Leave ) " , ' .■(; ■ Karl Lantz When a Girl Like ) ' ( n Laves a Boy Like Me James Harvey . ;;, Dozen an, I Out V. A. Crites (after Officers ' Hop) Like ] ' i ' ur " ll ' ildisli " ll ' ays (iertrnde . eilson Roasting Ears ■ 9 ' His Sweetheart ' s Chum One night ' s run - ' - The Majestic. at A farce cniiiedy in three short acts. Time, Fel)ruary 17. 1909. Cast of Characters Intriguing Senior — Louise Stegner. L ' nsuspccting Freshman — Mildred Bevins. Mildred ' s Beau. Act I. — A student ' s room. Freshman — U, Louise, dear, Charhe and I are going to the Majestic tonight. Senior — You are ? Why, I thought you liad to return those Hbrary Jjooks ? Fresh. — So I do, but you ' 11 entertam him till I get back, won ' t you? It won ' t be long. Senior — C)f course, I ' 11 take care of him. Fresh.- — That ' s a dear, I knew you would. {Exit unsuspecting Freshic zcith books under arm.) Act II. — Scene same. Senior (standing in the middle of tlie room in her unusual thinking attitude) — Ah ! Now I have it. I ' 11 write a note and — I ' 11 take care of him all right (writes note.) (A rap at the door. Senior folds note quickly and placing it on the table anszvers the door). Good evening. Mildred ' s Beau — Good evening. Is Miss — er — Miss Bevins in? Senior — She was called away rather unexpectedly this evening, but — you are the gentleman — Mildred ' s Beau — Yes — I was to call for her. Senior — She left a note for you. (Gets note and hands it to him.) Mildred ' s Beau (reading aside) — Dear Charlie : Mighty sorry to disappoint } ' ou, but have been called away by the sick- ness of a friend. Louise, my room -mate, will take care of you and you can take her in mv place. Mildred. (Aloud) — . re you Mildred ' s room-mate? Senior (innocently) — Yes. Mildred ' s Beau — This note says you ' 11 go to the Majestic with me in Mildred ' s — Senior — O, does it? Surelv, I ' d be glad to go. (Grabs hat li ' ith all speed, steers him to ' icard the door, pauses at the threshold. ) ( Aside ) — " Cinched. " E.veunt. Act III. — Seeite same. Time 11 130 P.M. Freshman {sitting in lozv rocker, buried in thought). Enter Senior. Senior — Hello! Back so soon? Fresh. — Back? Why, I haven ' t gone. O, Louise, Charlie li l n ' t come at all and I ' ve been here alone all evening (rising, bursts into tears). Senior {seemingly surprised) — He didn ' t? The wretch! Fresh. — O, no — no. I ' m sure something ' s happened. ' hat do you sujipose it was — I — but — he ' 11 explain — Senior (embracing her) — There, there, do n ' t cry, ilear, of course he ' 11 explain. { Curtain) Roasting Ears 399 As Said by the Profs CoNHKA — " Did you s X ' t that. ' ' " Miss Hunter — " Young ix ' 0])le, ( ) young- peoi)Ic! " Gass — " So much for that. " CoSTiGAN — " You can take that for what it is worth. " Bakbol ' k — " You can just behcvc nio. " Frye — " Life is merely a matter of margins. " Barkley — " Do n ' t. " Caldwell — " And so it is. " FoRDYCE — " Well, young ladies. " Wallace — " I am always wandering from my sub- ject. " Taylor — " Absolntely correct. " Miss FossLER — " ( )bserve carefully. " Dr. Maxey — " Well, now-a. " Aylsworth — " Without dwelling further on tliis — but just one more point. " W. C. Webster — " Gentlemen, we have n ' t much time today. " L. Fossler — " Xatiirlich! " " O, stutY. " Miss Heppner — " Xicht wahr? " Miss Chamberlain — " 1 fear that you are on the ragged edge. " Prof. Barker — " I ' 11 let this side pass out now. " CoNANT — " Back at Havad. " Prof. Piiillip.s — " Use plenty of paper. " Dean Bessev — " Now let me illustrate. " Hagenow — " ' ell! How iss it? " All Hail! The terror of the fair co-ed ; Wc hail thee as a monarch The enemy of boys ; Who reigns o er us supreme. Di ' ipenser of girls ' privileges, Without you. Oh, what blessedness! - ■ • This life Wdubl be a dream. . nd segregation joys — Tete-a-tete. tet;-a-tete, tete-a-tete. That ' s the way it sounds all the day, As you look thru the gloom In the old stack room, ,A.nd see the couples hidden away. 400 Roasting Ears I-a v crsiim of " Lft llic WMuku liu the Wnrk. " J J J To an honest lad ivlio zvould be a lawyer: Upon investigating the U. of N. Law School, you w ill discover in our Chancellor Avery capable man. Our Dean is also a deep thinker and worth the money even if he should Costigan as nuich. If you will take time to examine our staff of instructors without undue Hastings you will he Ledwith me to say that they are all heavyweights, indeed yon Wilson. In fact, if you should look through a dozen schools iiu C ' onant locate a staff of teachers witli more real wisdom and less ernier. Tluy are noted for the Maxey- mnm of their intelligence and the mininuim of their salaries. — Yknk.m Li:iM. s. Fling — Ology Praise T ' lintt. from wliom all KnowlciiKe llows. Praisi ' liim for .ill of art w blows. Praisi- Mirabeau ' s ilhistrioiis n ' l ' ist. Praise Father, Son, liiit I ' liiig llie most. — .Vtioiivmoiis Roasting Ears 401 The Comhuskers I. III. It time for all to hustle, So the huskers who arc thtiiuping When the football season ' s on ; At the harvest of their scores When the harvest time is with us, On the gridiron of Nebraska, And the green outside is gone. Will push on in spite of sores. II. IV. The ears thump, thump in wagons, It is push that gets the challenge, And the corn-cribs swell with corn. It is push that meets the game. By busker ' s work with husky strength, And it ' s push tliat swells the corn-cnb " Who ' re there at early morn. With the scores that victors gain. V. Be alert at dawn of morning, Never caught asleep in play ; Push it forward, push it over. Pile up scores and win the day. — G. N. Foster. The Vigil Love passed my window. " Stay, " I said. But Love, unanswering, shook her head. " Stay, Love, " I whispered, " Be not gone, " But sadly smiling. Love passed on. I sat me by the window then To wait till Love came back again. I waited till the sun sank low. And evening winds began to blow ; I waited till the east grew red; " My Love is false to me, " I said. As o ' er the world the morning crept, I bowed my weary head and slept. Then Love returned, and seeing this. She smiled, and woke me with a kiss — M. E. B. 402 Roasting Ears THE SGNIOR MOP .. . The Boy Wunder By jing ' there s no ' .sc talking, vvluii it conu-s right down to wind. That boy from Shelby, Iowa, has got the natives skinned In making rousing speeches that make men throw their hats, And get in line to vote against the howling Democrats. Just when the smoke was thickest and the shots were flying fast, Joan of Arc (Hanc Wunder) arose to meet the task Of leading out the Hawkeyes from Teddy ' s mighty sway, And showing to the Democrats the straight and narrow way. His silver tongue wag.ged earnestlv throughout the entire land. At every town they greeted him and, headed by a band. They marched him through the village streets, and all looked on w ith joy When they beheld such wonders emerging from a boy. ' Tis often said thai every dog will always have his day ; ■• ' or Hank perhaps this day will come, sometime, but anyway The fortunate Republicans have, since election, laughed. For Iowa, with lleinie ' s help, was taken in by Taft. Roasting Ears 403 The Unlovely One She sits alone on ihc campus bencli. In the sttidy-room. or upon the stair ; The men are not watching for tete-a-tetes, For " the brave are deserved by none but the fair. " She walks alone to her lunch at noon ; The center of no gay crowd is she ; For company she has only herself. But who knows how good that may be? In the ' lav when Life ' s study-hour is done, And the hour for the great recitation is near, Will the unlovely one then be alone, As she is in her s.ijoiirn here? — (A. testimonial contributed.) Arnold, Hildreth, Miller, co-eds three, Hutchison, the great society man, Together on the campus you will see — Who never neglects the Alpha Chis, Grind together, eat together. He calls at the house whenever he can, Live together, run together — And sighs and sighs, and sighs and sighs, Arnold, Hildreth, Miller, co-eds three. And sighs and sighs, and sighs and sighs. 4 Who is the chum of Sidney From, Who ' s company gives him joy? Who threw the dart that pierced his heart? ' T is said ' twas Miss Pomroy. 404 Roasting Elars Affidavit for Registration Before repfistering for courses offered in the following schedule, each stu- dent will fill out in full in his or her own handwriting a personal question sheet, which, after signing and taking affidavit, should immediately be returned to the Dean of Women of the University of Xebraska. Do not erase any (inestion or any fiart thereof. A. ( List of Questions of Primary Importance. ) Date of this statement ( 1909.) What is your name in full? M (Jf what sex are you? White or colored? Where lx)m? (Name of state, territory, principality, province, regierungs, bezirk. or arrondissement). What was your age at last birthday? (Ladies 27 years and over may state " over twenty-five " ). How long have you resided in Lincoln. Nebr. ? Do you think you will ever go back? Have you ever l een thrown on your own resources? Do you like to work? What salary could you demand? How much cash have you? $ How much money do you expect to inherit? $ How soon? How much money, in your judgment, should a young man have prior to marriage? Perchance he marries for love? If lady, how many wheels does it take annually to ] urchase your hats and gowns? $ In order to wed within reasonable length of time, would you be willing to do without the usual number of new hats and gowns? B. (List of questions of secondary importance. ) When, and if possible, ivhom do you expect to marry? How soon would you like to assume the res(X)nsibilities of married life? Are you domestic in taste and habit? Do you tire quickly of the o])]K)sing sex when you see much of them? Do you anticipate a hap])y or sad dual life? Do you expect to marry wholly for alimony or entirely for social position? If for alimony, would vou wed for the same pur])ose a second time provided the first marriage I ' cense was really a paying investment? What is your disiiosition and tem- perament? re nu single, married, widow, widower, or tli- vorced? Write a fmir thousand word theme on " love. " Oath of above Statements. I do solennily and sincerel swear that 1 have (lirst and surname in hill) answered the above questions to the l)est of my ;d)iHty : that wIkii I have secured a life mate I shall su])p( rt and defend said person from all human iieings. and shall never ])crmit him or her to get out of my sight: that I take this obligation freely without any mental reservation or secrets uj) my sleeve; and that 1 will well and faithfully at all times discharge the duties of a husband or wife which I so bo])e to bi ' Come ui)oii llu ' com))letion of this course. So liel]) me " yon ;iil. " Signature. .Subscribed ;ind swcin In iirforr nir this . dav of A.D. 1909. (SK.M-I Chancellor. Roasting Ears 405 V l 23. Mathematics : Theory of limits — how far to go. Students must lirst take courses i:i and 14 in Physical Culture. (Davis) 25. Science of read- ing a lady ' s heart. (Open to seniors and grad- u a t e students only. ) (Dr. H. J. Lchnholif) 26. The science of proportion and tlie law of proba- bilities. (Prof. Fossler) 47. Special and com- pulsory: elements of astronomy : Sec. 1. Star gaz- ing. Stc. 2. Visits to the moon. N. B. Classes will not meet on cloudy nights. (Swezey) 6 Q-, m 13. The hammer-lock embrace and half Nelson hitch. (Agri. students excused from this course. ) (Mrs. Clapp) 14. Detailed instruc tions on catch-as catch-can, how to clinch, and how to " feint. " Sec. a. Sec. b. (Col. Hew itt) 15. 57 varieties of fus- sin ' in the library hall. (Exclus- ively for ladies. ) (Jewett) Rowing on moonlight nights, Cap, Beach (?) (Clapp) 3 bo •a 3 :» a. J " 30. The proposal. Oratorical method. Dan Ford. 31. The proposal : Pleading method. (Maxey) 29. Is breach of prom- ise ever justifi- able? Its law and penalty. (Guernsey Jones) 26. How to entertain a Nebraska con- servatory girl. (Gillespie) O .y , o o . 10. Application o f heat to food stuffs: its rela- tion to palatabil- ity and nutri- tion. t (Bouton) 8. How to feather your nest on $4.23 Sec. a. Sec. b. Sec. c. (Goldena Denny) B O a. The violet and its relation to soci- ety. 8 hrs. Lab. Vz hr. credit. (Roberts) D. Thornless roses for formal occa- sions. (Dr. Edith Walker) C. How to tell when spring is in the air. Ecological technique. (Pool) E. 342 trips to Peck ' s Grove and Lin- coln Park. No additional credit for extra time. (Prof. Phillips) B. Effect of moon- light and dark- ness on all living organisms : Hab- itat study. (Bessey) ™ . bo be o 6 u- ho o o s ? 4. The real meaning of love: the first sure indication of a diseased mind. (Dr. F. C. French) re o C u ' f 8 2. How to be happ though " d o w 11 and out. " (Miss Clara Conklin) How the bench do- nated by the class of ' 06 should be used. Laboratory course. (Prof. F. M. Fling) O 1 S:00 a.m. re c o 3 O a. c c E d. o o 406 Roasting Elars CflRt H SU.MMER I ' UOTBAl.I, I ' KACTKE ■ ■ The T. N. E. Wi ll Get You if You Do n ' t Watch Out CJiice there was a little boy wlici came dciwii here t ,-chiMil. To keep his ?tiidies up and learn the golden rule. And when he came down here to study, he caused his father joy. To think ho.v great would he the name of this golden-headed hoy. But that father ' s dreams of greatness soon were changed to dreams of doubt, l ' ' or the T. N. Iv ' s will siel ' " if .V " " " 1 " " ' ' walob cut. And when he ' d been down here tn college, just a year or so, they say, He was elected as a member of the Athletic Roard one day. That was the moment when his star began to shine. Until it was discovered and they forced him to resign. Then this was the lesson which he learned the most about. That the T. N. IC. ' s will get you if you don ' t watch out. J, The Mulic- have lallen ileep in love With their horrid laboratories; They cut and slasli in tlieir room above, And tell well -dreadful sl.iries. Roasting Ears 407 Newspaper Clippings (I ' roiii till- ) ' ork hilclU ' it) The Wymaii Strawberry imported from Strawberry-point, luwa. Sweet and delicious. For further particulars inquire of iM. A. WVMAN, York, Nebraska. {From the Brcivcry Gacctte) " THE JUG-GLERS. " The latest acrobatic stunts — " The Sidewalk Sidestep, " and " The Lamp-post Hang. " We can do " em. Tapi ' a Kegga. {From the Omaha {Matriinpnial) Bee) Mr. George M. Wallace and Miss Alfreda Powell will enter- tain each other everv Sunday night. {From Mystery of Mysteries) Kate Field, D.M. Nervousness cured b ' H pnotisni. Crazy to do it. Office open at all hours. {From the Sporting World) Wanted — A private pool-hall. Must be awa}- from University influence. Address : White, Whcelock, and Carry. Wanted — Some means to keep my girl to myself. . lilxTal reward will be given for such information. W. C. Ml I. !.. . MADAME RABER A EXPERT AND PRACTICED HAIR DRESSER 15C PER EACH DRESSING :::«: YOUR kCTiON Custom MTEED Solicited 226 NO. 26TH 408 Roasting Ears Lincoln, Nebraska, March 15. lyoy. j Ir. II ' . A. Jones. Bu. ;iiicss Manager Daily Xebraskaii: Dear Sir: The Evans Laundry desires that I communicate with you in some manner and inform you that, owing to the fact that I have paid my laundry bill and thereby created a surplus in the treasury, thev have taken it upon themselves to write out a check for you and hope that in so doing they have not violated any law or hurt your feelings in the least. They request, moreover, that you call at your earliest convenience and relieve them of, at least, a part of the bur- densome surplus. Yours subservientlv, E. L. Hyde. Assistant Circulator Daily Xebraskaii. Telephone call : Received 8:40 .Monday A.M. s is ' oQ. " Most Anybody " Two spooiicrs from Spooiivillc, they saj ' , Came up to the Uni one day. They entered the gates and mounted the stair, Straight to Dame Barkley ' s den, I declare. Poor innocent pair, so green and so rare ! Who thot tliey could bluff, And this was their tune. They ' d come here to sluff And to spoon. They scanned the schedule, o ' er and o ' er. No snaps thereon they found. Then in despair they souglit the door . nd started homeward hound. They were all in a huff, . nd this was their tunc. For they thot it enuff Only to spoon. But ere they were out of the gate They met a tall Senior sedate. She look a casual look. And read them like a hook. Ihey wanted to hluff, . ' nd this was their tune, They ' d come liere to sluff . m to spoon. " ' j ' lu- ccnu ' e for ynu. my dears " (The ii.iir pricked up tlieir ears), " The course for you is free; They call it Canipustry, Hilt it isn ' t a hliiff; The hook is culled ' The Moon, ' -Xnd you don ' t want to sluff When yon spoon. " 409 Roasting Ears Geology Menu (As recommended by Miss Mary Graham. D.S.) Course I. Water (H.O) served with sand. Course II. Stewed chicken with feathers. Course III. Bacon and eggs (burnt to a crisp) Course IV . Stewed chicken. Macon and eggs. (a-la-mode) Course I ' . Sphnters a-la-toothpick. ( t t Since Froyd Became a Major Just see the way his chest swells out— Since Froyd became a Major. Observe the way he walks about — Since Froyd became a Major. Observe his figure, tall and straight- Observe his military gait- Observe the swelling of his pate— Since Froyd became a Major. A Tradition Wlicn three score jears have passed away. And men and co-eds hoth are gray, And Dohhs is forgotten and Maxey. too. And minds are feeble and memories few, Tlity still will tell the fable. .An old and timi-vvorn fable, Of Guidinger and Mable .•Kt the li-br-rary table. The old " U " hail has crnmbled to dnst, •And the old iron gate is nowdered rnst. Bnt just the time the shadows fall Over the ruins of Library hall. Two shadows meet beneath the gable — Two shadows meet, so runs the fable, — The same old Gnidinger and Mable Still holding down the s.-iine old talile. Helen Gray ' t Standard r " 4.t4x Good Night Good night, dear lu-art. good iiiglit. for you are tirt-d. All day you ' ve labored mid the heat and din ; The night has drawn her curtains o ' er the world. Good night, dear heart, sleep calls you ; enter in. Good night, dear heart, good night, and pleasant dreams. Let God ' s refreshing slumber still your pains And may you wake with happy, smiling face. To go upon life ' s journey once again. I sat in the class room one warm day. But heard not what the Prof did say. For I gazed outside to the cool green lawn, And drowsy I got till I had to yawn. And the class passed out while I snored away. And they left me alone on tliat warm day. .. J . Addressed to Mr. Jewett by a dog in the library I ' m just a poor doggie, bow-wow! 1 got here, I never knew how. You can beckon all day, But I won ' t go away From this door without making a row. I )nn ' t you send me out witli your boot ! These cliiklrcn aroiiiul here will hoot. But I beg of you, sir. Though I ' m only a cur. Do give me a bit of your crackers and fruit. " Won ' t you divvy. Mr. Jewitt? " " No, " said he, ' " I will not dew it. " Say " Ling Roasting Ears 418 Echoes from the Class Room Prof. Conant (in class on Cori oniliuns) — Mr. Ferguson, you may give us your notes on the case of Head versus Head., Fcrgie — The defendants were the Heads of the insolvent firm of Head Head. One was a wise old Head, the other was a rather peculiar fellow, sort of a puzzle Head. The wise Head died, and this is a suit by the Head cred- itor of the firm to sap Head of the assets of Head Head. The question involved is. Should the live Head of Head Head be required to pay the debt of Head Head to the Head creditor, who was a fat head, for he weighed 300 pounds ? By the decree of the court. Creditor Head came out ahead of Head of Head Head, for it was held that the puzzle Head could not block Head, the fat Head, from recovering from Head Head, but tliat the Head creditor could not recover from the dead Head. Herr Clemsens came late to German class one morning and in reply to Professor Fossler ' s " Sind sie schon frisch und munde? " cheerfully replied in the affirmative. Then wishing to further ascertain the extent of the student ' s vocabulary, the Professor put the question, " Was batten sie fiir Friihstiick ? " " Zwei Stucke Brot, zwei Tassen Kaffe, " he returned and then hesitated, hav- ing forgotten the word for eggs. A whispered co nsultation with his seat- mate elicited the desired term, and he finished with the startling informa- tion, " Zwei Hennifruiti. " First Prof — What do you want? I haven ' t any money — the school owes me 40 cents yet. Second Prof — Do you get that much a year from this University? Prof, Conant — Mr. Patton, liovv do you conform these two cases? Pus Patton — In the lirst place, I don ' t conform them, and in the second place, I don ' t see why either case was decided tliat way in the first place. After a Delta Gamma party at Colonel Bills ' house last winter Augusta Harnsberger and Arthur Jones were saying goodnight to Breta when Breta said, " Mr. Jones. I want vou to meet my mother. " . rt, taking Mrs. Bills ' hand, replied, " Mrs. Harnsberger, I am very glad to meet yoti. " r (f mtcr In C § M Jd b cy C % ' -} 414 Roasting Ears cm) yv?t } if Le |IE( ISIVE BATTLE IN THE FRANC -I.ENdMAN UAK ' t --■ Prof. Hastings {after gh ' iiig the disliiigiiishing feature of a elassie case). — What case have I in mind. Mr. Stevenson ? Stei ' e — 1 don ' t know what case you have in mind, tor I am not a mind reader. Professor — If yon were a case reader you would know. THE professor ' s DASH, AT BEGINNING OF SEMESTER Prof. Hinman {in Philosof hy class, calling the roll) — Mr. Willis. Lady ' s voice — Here. Prof. H. (smiles a " beg ' anion " and ■nxw .s)— Miss Wilson. Gentleman ' s voice — Here. Prof. H. (in some confusion) — .Mi, 1 must li.x that. (Marks in roll- book, and c.rfilains) — 1 have a plan of making a dash heforc the young ladies. Confusion. Professor blushes piofnsoly. Pond Mothe llunkfd. n l-resliman — I wonder what l- " rank means by saymg he Student {( ' honing Registrar) — WkWo. is this the cxccutc ' -ive office? P.thel Howie (al V. V. .Spinsters ' Convention)— My girl friend went home with another fellow and 1 guess I Ml have to go home alone. J ' elsler {failing to take hint) — O, is that so? AT THE Al.I ' lIA (HI I ' ARTV Miss t haf man— ),,n ' l you want this kiss? Iighe—No, thanks. Miss C " ia »»(i)i— Well, you ' re the fuimiesi I o er saw. C ostigan — Whose duty is it to look up the other parly — the debtor or creditor? I mean as a matter of law, and not as a matter of fact, of cmirse. lioy elson— am not reciuired to study because there is nothing in my constitution which calls for it. We suggest an amendment. Roasting Ears 415 Frcdricks — Say, Binney, are you Biiincy — Nope, went last night. .lie- ' Devil " tniiiKlit; Student (in Psych I) — Is talking a natural instinct? Prof. French — I wonld not say as to that. Inn making a noise with the month is certainly a natural instinct. C ' onu ' lius (after niakiiii; « ig talk in Pub. Scr. Co.) — I ' m not arguing. I want to know the result. Green (in the hall) — What is the assignment today. Doctor? Dr. Maxey — Oh! you are going to visit the class today! I always like to be courteous to visitors. The next eighty pages. Mrs. Barklcy — You Juniors should see to it that your actions arc such that Freshmen following in your footsteps shall not be led astray. Prof. Bingston (in qui:: in Geog. I) — Mr. Ketridge — Kctridge — I do n ' t know. Prof. Bingston — Who else is there who works none too industriously? (After surveying the class a second) — Mr. Cheek? Lower (for plaintiff)— We rest. Bnrkey (for defendant) — The defendant rests. Justice Taylor — I will take the case under advisement until two P.M.. at which time I will find for the plaintiff. Captain Coupe of Co. I — Can you give the commands for Lung Exercise? Private — Lung exercise — Inspire — Expire. Freshman (as Fogg passes) — Say, fellers, is that the Chancellor? " Why is Professor Caldwell like a proverb? " " He ' s little but he ' s mighty. " Prof. Wilson — Mr. Syford, please wake up your fellow- passenger. Mr. Shonka. Mr. Shonka (yaz ' iiing) — I haven ' t that case. Miss Hunter — Mr. Davis, leap year isn ' t over — you shouldn ' t let the women persuade you into saying anything they want you t !. Murphy (explaining case) — I know a man who married a woman. Maxey (to Tingley) — Of course Syllabus is not always reliable on minor points. Miss Conklin (calling roll in al ' hahelical order) — J. R. T. Johnson — Here. Miss C. — Are there any more Jays (J ' s)? Johnson — No. A rKllBLEM IN I ' AKT.N IIRS H 11- Prof. Conant — Mr. Murphy, supposing you and I enter into a partnership agreement whereby you put in $10,000 and I put ni my brains, and on disso- lution you take out your $10,000 ; how will the balance of the firm assets be divided? Murphy — Why — why — perliaps — possibly — Oh ! yes, I know, by a court of insolvency, of course. Prof. Coiidra (after Idling about Nebrasica carlluiuakcs) — You look so scared. Do I look any different than usual ? Voice {from the rear of room) — You ' ve got a new suit. Prof. French in Psych — When angry, count ten. when very angry, sx car. Grocery Boy (to the cook in kitchen of Tri Delt house, strains of music coming from the parlor) — Mrs. Tri Delia, is that your daughter playing the piano? Alavell Hervey — Prof. Stuff can ' t baffle nie. 1 have an answer for every silly question he a.sks. Prof. Boyd (in zi ' ater supply class) — Discuss the .-Xustin Dam failure. Student discusses it. Prof. Boyd — That is about the worst " dam " failure that I know of. Maxey (calling roll in S o ' clock class) — Ferguson. Ferguson — Good morning. Prof. Stuff quoting — " And they entered the ark two by two. " Mr. Freshman — Urn — hum — same way they leave the Library at night. Costigan (in pleading class) — Mr. Smith, you may recite on the ne. t case. Smith — I have n ' t that case. Costigan — You seemed so happy I thought ymi had il. Matteson — Have you seen Miss Gray? Moscley — Yes, 1 just saw her " tearing up " the sidewalk with another young lady. Prof. Frye (in F.ngUsh class) — If I were to say — were to say that the — that tree — the tree across the way — across the way had yellow leaves — had yellow leaves, I would say — would say that the tree — that the tree .icross the way — across the way had yellow leaves. Walsh — Professor, how many feet would that electro magnet lift a pound? Prof. Morse — It would lift I.IO pounds several feet if you slioiild attempt to operate it. Sturcey — That is the way I figured it out. Dr. .Maxey — Yon are pretty good at figures, but a lillle weak on interna- tional law this morning. n .-ighi Bell {in Furopean history class af the end of the second :eeek) — I ' ve a suspicion that I had this last year. I ' II go and look it up at the Reg- istrar ' s. " The residue is a grab bag. out of which legatees and devisees grab what they can, if they are there when it comes around. What is left is a tail, with arms outstretched to take what the legatees and devisees can ' t get away with, and contains what is left after everything is taken out. " — Costigan. Roasting Ears 4n FiiShiiiiin — What w Ci il ICiig. ' ' f U ' ildisli — A course in which students lieconK ' prnlicient ni 1)alancirrg a rod on their chins. Mildred Holland — Sarah, what are yon sqneezing my hand for? Sarah Martin — Oh, I was just thinking. Dr. Maxcy {lookinii over the faf crs of Curtis and K ' k c-o )— seems to be a conflict of laws. Prof. Conant (calmly) — Be golly, this is like splitting hailis in Millah an Paine ' s backyahd. Student asks for " pony " at University Book store, Bcdnar — This is not a stock-yard. Dean Costigan — If I contracted for ten years to refrain from smoking at $100 a year and died at the end of five years, could my heirs recover the re- maining $500? Student — That depends on whether you smoked then or not. Miss Funk (at the Palladian beefsteak fry)—0. Mr. Petrashek has some soot on his face; have I any on mine? " Dog " Eager (at Junior Hop. to a fair Miss) — I expect they will have in the CoRNHUSKER that Earl Eager came to a hop for the first time in six years. Fair Miss — As bad as that ? Student — I want you to give me credit for high school Gorman. Prof. Fossler — What department are you in ? Student — I ' m in the Engineering Department. Prof. Fossler — It would lower the dignity of the German Ucpartment to give you credit. Conant (as a bell rings at y j ) -What is that? Fleteher— bell. Devoe (looking at ic ' atch) — No, it is a mistake. ist Student (in class) — I see Shonka is asleep agam. 2d Student — Again or yet? History Student (who has been absent) — What did you do ni history class yesterday? Second Student — Nothifg Much. First Student — Did I miss anything? Second Student — Yes, a lot of sleep. (Syford on cross-examination had obtained an answer from other jiarty s witness that he was the owner of and was suing for rent lor .-i different lot than that alleged in petition, and thereupon moved for judgment in th.ii testi- mony did not conform to pleadings.) Long — Your honor, we move that tbs witness lie nlowed to amend his answer. 418 Roasting Ears (Phil Mall and Kplierhaiii Allen playing in class ) fiisiniclor — Cr.n ' t yon Ixiys hold hands enough outside of class or at night? Prof, calls roll — llofiii:nin H of maun — Hcri Prof. — Good. Lamp (ill class iiu ' liii,i;) — 1 make a nomination thai the nominations be closed. Sam Erskiiic (al play practice) — Wouldn ' t 1 m.ike a good liallad dancer? Helen Day — No : you ' d make a better r.icehorse. Prof. Conant — I ' ll call for volunteers to inform the absent gentlemen of the coming examination. Who will see Mr. Fouls? McCarthy — Rodifer. Conant — Who will sec .Mr. Rodifer? .Uc-( " a 7 i.v— Fonts. Following the close of a recitation in which the professor had di cussel at length actions at law- and in equity, a precocious Freshman privately inter- viewed the instructor, to inquire as to " just the meaning of that ' iniquity. ' " Prof. Conant — Now, if Mr. Devoe, Mr. Fatton, and Mr. .-Mien engage in the retail liquor business — Judge Hastings — Has there been any legislation on the sunnnary destruc- tion of fishnets in Nebraska? Barrett — Don ' t know, but think there has been. Judge Hastings — Yes, there is a case in 72 Neb. Barrett — I was thinking it was a recent case, if there was one. Prof. Hastings — What was the nature of the luisband ' s estate- in this land? Jessup — Real estate. J rof. Persinger (as Freslnnan Laws return from IhK ' ing picture taken) — Familiarity breeds contempt : the undertaker has very little regar l lor death ; the doctor has very little regard for disease; the lawyer seems to have very little regard for law. Prof. Wallace — . woman arrives at conclusions by wireless electricity — a man conies by freight. (The attorneys for the pl.iiniitt objected to wlwit they erroneously sup- posed was the coaching of a witness by Syford and Nicholson.) Syford (in ans ' eer) — Why, your honor, no court can deny lis the right to sit and smile. Lung (immediately after Aylsn ' ortli had heen qualified as a justice of the peace on the witness stand) — We move that the witness ' s testimony be stricken out. Boutnn. Judge — There is vi testitnony in yet to strike out ' •. Condra — Whcn thirteen years old 1 was bitten by a rattlesnake, but not in the " High Flains " region. Dr. Dales — If you ever want to commit suicide the scientitic way to do it is to use hydrocyanic acid. Coad — Your question is vague. Persinger — Generally I ' d admit that, but this time 1 think the vagueness is in your mind rather than in my question. Costigan (in contracts)— ' ' k bacon contr.-ieled for in !hi case is merely a side issue. Mr. Pool (til botany i7ii.H )- -Tbis fiiiii;iis is cninmouly found on such plants as cucumbers, melons and pickles. Prof. Conant — What is the crime when a siudent cuts one class to plug for an examination under another professor? Is n rolib rv nr what is it? Perguson — Damnum abs(iue injuria. l ISELLS of Time ring one by one, Voicing deeds mankind has done. inkle, warble, busily singing; Second Belts are merrily ringing, ( )nly a beat in the pulse of Time, Only a note of a perfect chime. The Minute Bells sway to and fro, Counting one, as ihey swiftly go. Moments are golden, their passing song Swiftly we glide, we can not stav long. Only a moment that soon will pass. Only a grain from Time ' s hour glass. The Hour Bells clang with loud appeal, Clarion tones from a tongue of steel. Opportunity rests with you To rise or fall, to fail or do. Only a slice from the loaf of Day, Nourishing life or thrown away. Day Bells all the earth are waking. Habit forms from one day ' s making ; Soft as was the habit begun, Hardened to steel with the setting " sun. Only a page from the Season ' s book. The record Guardian angels took. The Bells of the Week swing side by side, Seven-fold chimes together ride. Sum up your efforts and count the cost, A week well spent or rare chance lost. Only a starry cluster of seven Lighting to doom or the path to heaven. The Bells of the Month a chorus rings, Tuned by a harp of thirty strings. The push and roar of a mighty throng; No idlers here in the strife belong. Only the waves of a mighty tide The faithful floodgates opened wide. Slowly the Year Bells swell and wave. What have you done with the time God gave? Closed the Calendar, ring the knell, A life ill spent or work done well. Only God ' s mercy now the key To open for us Eternitv. —1. S. H. ' ( CALENDAR STORM THUNDfR FR05T wind [HOTfliR livAKM I I I I I I WAVE £ATk[p COLP SlShALoS WAVt SEPTEnBER Sept. 17. Junicirs and Seniors each contrilmle $: ' . to tlie Registrar ' s " campaign fund. " Sept. 22. Rnniors that Military Dept. will capitulate. Prospective officers cast into slough of despond. Sept. 24. " CoRNHUSKER editors " are discovered by the " Rag " to he " machine politicians. " Sept 20 Matteson adopts anti-machine policy— assist- ants. " Hull " Bell, Kcnncr and the Rag. No offices promised. Sc]it. :iii. Dohhs addresses the deliatmg squad. r OCTOBER ( )il. I. Sergeant Complins charges down () St. with his Pollard Paradcrs and Sheldon Shouters. Oct. (i. " Fish " Matteson works the Senior class for a majority of the Presi- dential votes. ' Rah for " Fish " ! Oct. II. Sorority honses close in hnnur nf .Xni ' v . l;innin Taylor. O, An y ! Oct. 13. The Chancellor and " dean barclay " suspend: Sneak day. class scraps, campustry. shirt tail parade, hats a la mode, pompadonr hair cuts, co-ed rooting, and eating peanuts on the campus. Oct. II. " h ' ish " appoints his assistants. Calendar 423 ocrn Oct. IT. Senior breakfast committee serves hot weenies at Lincoln Park. " Bow wow. " Girls ' Pan-Hellenic Dance is held at the Temple. Oct. 21. Bryan-Repnblican Club organized. Frank Peterson calls liimself to order and adjonrns Oct. 22. Kenner purchases two tickets to the Freshman Law Lecture Course. Oct. 24. " Fish " requests the Cornhusker staff to cartoon him. Oct. 30. Frank Peterson meets himself agam. Prof. Wilson refers to the evidence adduced in the case wherein Chas. Guiteau was convicted for assassinating Pres. McKinley. Club organizes. Oct 30 Kov. 1. Major I ' VoyJ and Dirks visit Pitts in Ca k-t niiilorm — make " hit. " Nov. 2. Judge Wilson springs annual joke. Nov. 4. " Monty " performs at the Kansas fooiliall rally. P F r Nov. . " . Processions of pretty pedagocrnes prom.nade the peaceful precincts of the prehistoric potentate-preceptress Barkley. Nov. ' ■ . Wild stuck his foot through the ceilini while (i.rman 7 was reciting in the room helow. Nov. 10. Pi Phi rohhcry — " spoons " kidnape l. Nov. II. Fitzsimmons occupies three minutes of study period to peruse the " Rag. " Nov. 14. Olympics. Nov. 17. Ross Bates recites the Lord ' s Prayer with emphasis at tlie dehate try-outs Nov. : .]. Countv hair. .Mpha Chi Omega ilehut. .Senior-Sophom. rc foothall. .,»«-... . Barrett ' s idea of the line-up: I). T. li.VKKICTT 1). li.MiRKTT I) TllKoDoKl; I ' . Akl- ' Kr I B. KKr.TT Dk.STKR T. B. RKKTT 1Je. te[ Theowike B.vrkett T. B-vrrett Nov. 21. I jectmcnt case of Stnrmer vs. McCarthy settled out of court. Nov. 22. Fitzsimmons did not reach library from (hnner until I . ' M I ' .M. Nov. 2.-). Topping fell from his seat in the House of Representatives, being his eiglitli unsuc- cessful atlem|)t to commit suicide in that manner N ' ov, ' .M. h ' r.-its pledge luisuspecling I ' reshmen m Nov. 2G. IC.NCellent unmher of the K:i ll Dec. 1. Stentorian tones of Froyd choke iIk phonograph, while Workizer ' s warriors wahble before the catiiera. Dec. 2. Dr. Maxey recites original pneni at Cornhusker banquet. Dec. :!. Prof. Scipio attempts to chew his mustache. Dec. 4. Frat athletes be.gin practice for track meet. Dec. . " ). Frat men taboo the use of " muh. " Dec. e. Nebraska wins second place in stock judging contest at Chicago. Dec. 7. H. J, Curtis. Law ' 10, wins a piancj in a dot counting contest. Curtis is also a good guesser on exam questions. Dec. 11. Nebraska pumps hot air into Illinois. penalized for shooting hot air in Wisconsin territory. Dec. 12. The unmarried amiipiity at the University hold a " spinsters ' convention. " Dec. 14. McCarthy refuses a chew. Dec. 15. " Doc " Clapp tries to run a •■schenanigan " on the Athletic Board. Dec. IS. Xmas vacation begins. 11 hjk . |,,„„ . (,, mother and (?). Guidinger purchases t ' cket to Oaklaiul f,ir a friend who lives at l.yinis. Wniulcr why? Hastings a wed- rs seen at Chapel r. Rich otifers Tiidge ding cigar. Dec. S. Two faculty meml — .) ) per cent increase. Dec. n. Topping appeared in the court of Jus- tice of the Peace Taylor and look the oath to support the Constitution of the V. S. n,c. 10. Topping threatents to ■ ' clean out the rag. " W ' angerien presents comps to his Frat brothers. Dobbs s own Jan. J. Juniors discard the " wiariny of the green. " Jan. (). Senior football men receive sweaters — only 19. Jan. 7. " Rag " Elliott gives conips to the Majestic. Jan. 9. New " Alpha Theta Chi staff " chosen for Kebraskan. January 7 Calendar 427 = (pJtJ ' i ,,4 L u.J lTanuat Y IX Jan. 12. Prof. Taylor recommends clothespin to Frnm. FJan. 13. Missouri Valley Conference kills trdinine-table. Jan. 14. Physical kducation Department opens up course in boxing to Nebraska athletes. Jan. 15. Nebraskan runs " First Philippic " against Junior Society. Plan. 16. Engineers engineer " Rag. " Jan. IS. Semi-annual cram commences. Jan. 19. College suflFers with Equal Suffrage epidemic. O. suffering liumanity ! " Second Philippic. " Jan. 30. Juniors order nifty bu ' l-dog caps. H Jan. 21. Election smiles dawn. Hills vs. Baker. Jan. 22. Senior Prom. Jan. 23. Exams begin. 7f N. IS I ' Vli. 1. (iriiul is liver. I ' d). :i. Cadct. ' i are permitted to siilistitutc chorus work for drill. " Music in tlie air. " I ' eli. . " . Junior caps in evidence nn tlu campus. We miss the green. Junior Prom. Fell. (i. Senior Kid Party. . Lnn step into the past. l ' ' eli. s. Fmi ' iccnts decide to assist di-- lini|iu nts. I ' ' el , II. Senior ICIeclion postponed - great anxiety (anmn.t; candidates i ell. II. The agonv is over — Co-eds elect Rimer. I ' ' eli. l::. lulitors " round up " staff in Li- hrary. l ' " eh. I.-.. Charter Day. Two hits ad- mission. I ' Vli. Ill, Staff get " wise " to editors- avoid Lihrary. hell. IT. Dean i.t Women chases Hi! .irouiid the campus. I ' el). IT. Helen Gray ct al adopt standard Uni- versity class pill. See cartoon. 1 1). IS. The Dutch play. " Alt Heidelherg. " I ' ll). 111. Forests decide to heconie journalists. .■1). 3:i. University holds peace conference. Fel). 24. Kappas Iiad eggs for hreakfast. Fel). 3.j. Xrhnishaii prints two issues. Wonder why. l ' " eli. :. ' T. " Doc " Smith wa.xes the floors at the Beta house with maple syrup. Dr. Schrag meets his aflinity at Hays Hall. - I ' lrch 1. Chorus men disappointed — decide to drill, : } f j March 2 ATA play. " American Citiz ' jn, " at - ' - ' - ' - ' the Temple Theatre under the aus pices of the Dramatic Club. March 3. Freshman Laws have usual fight. Dr. Schrag ' s affinity orders him to have his moustache shaved. " Doc " obeys. March 4. Cundra and Taft elected March . ' i. Girls ' basketball meet. Three m;n seriously injured m rush at .-Xrmoiv door. K A © lose cat. March 10. Thetas still worry over loss of cat. March is. Moseley. with the assistance of the fair co-eds, is elected Rditor of I ' JIO CORNHUSKER. p March 1 ' .). .-Xnd the cat came back. . l.ircli ' S. ' ,. Juniors win interclass athletic contest. H March 2 ' .i. Tennis men to receive " N. " .Suddenlv become popular with the Co-eds. P March HO. Prof. Fling publishes " Life of Mirabeau " ; " mirable dictu. " March :;i. Jiilm Sharp Williams secured to give commencement oration. Dobbs and Bates |)ut on mourning. April 15. D. T. Barrett, member of Cornhl ' sker Staff, inquires as to location of Corn- HVSKER office. Mitchell docs acrobatic stunts at t ' lViii contest. April III. . l-ijor l- ' riiyd appears al drill wilhoiu his pntlees. Three di ' nierit . .Vpni :.Mi. .Military authorities decide to bold annual tenting exhd nion at .Ashland. .• pril :;i rershing-Workizer competitive drill. W ' orkizers hard pushed for second place. . l)ril :. ' :. . 1-arnurs hold competitive drill. " Gee-Haw-Whoa. " m . pril ' S.i. Staff begin to use iMiagination on Calendar. Seniors hold second " weeiue-feed. " I ' elers acts as i-f. April :. r. I ' n.f. dine .n l.imnln l|,,tel, .Ml make afler-duin.r talks. No hea. laches reported the niorninn after. .■ pril :i(). Seniors decide in donate funU:iin In I ' niversitv. Here ' s to " n ' .). " Hrink ' er down " May 1. May 4. May o. May 6. Mav 7. ?r May day. V. W. C. A. forgot annua! feed. Students save t vo-1)!ts. Lincoln goes dry. Senior fountain becomes popular. " Flow gently, sweet fountain. " Ivy Day. Gregory spouts. Senior girls dance barn dance round May pole. Dr. Condra exliil)its tifty-seven views of family to class in Geography. Company B Hop postponed. Teeters and VonForell disappointed. May S. Major Froyd, after imbibing too freely from Senior fountain, snoozes and is carried past his destination. Great consternation in Elnivvood. Domestic Science girls test their own cooking. Who paid the doctor ' s bill ? May ID. Athletic Board election. Great agitation May 11. Vou should have had your Corxhusker picture taken last fall. May 12. Topping decides to publish a legal dictionary. May 14. High Sciiool fete day. No classes excused. Stung again. .May 1.5. A few copies of the I ' Viotbal! number of the Xchniskuii may be had for 10 cents. They are just as good as new and the management needs the money. ( icivernment inspection. 432 Class Poem 1909 Class Poem 1909 Departure Silently, -tcalthily, sliadows of evening are creeping Over the fiery last gleam of our college hours waning. Twilight lets fall a filmy soft curtain of silver; l-ire;zcs of dusk, blowing gently, are sighing, are lulling Hearts that are sunken in reveries, musings harmonic, Souls all attuned to a synif lwny kcytd in the minor. Soon we shall leave the ;y gracefully trailing. Clasping these walls where the past as a memory hovers; Rmblem of steadfast devotion and lov ■ that we bear thee, (3 College, our Giver of Truth, our Hringer of Friend- ships ! All of th ' moods we love, and thy melodies cheerful. How they echo r.nd niitnnur thy glory, now parlinji is near! Seem iliey not transient, aye, trivial .-ind fulile. those victories. Won on tlie field by our athlct,s, or won on the platform. Won for our class and won for our college. Nebraska? Futile, those victories, won for the Scarlet and Cream? .Ah. yes ! but a s ' irit behind them, a tendency in them. Holds promise to us of the Future — that Highland beyond. Hearing aloft the spoils of our halcyon day-dreams, I lope, soaring, has gained the bright sun-Hushed crest. Whence, across a range of sun-lit peaks, she peers. Sees Life, a pinnacle, all glowing, touchiiig the Heavens; Mounting higher and higher above the ridges. She alights to crown the s ummit, all aflame I Now, as the voice of Hope calls us to Life, We gaze with longing behind us, we linger Where cross the paths we nevermore shall tread — .• two-fold light now illumines every face. . radiancf from within, memory ' s golden light. And a gleam from without, the clear white light of Hope. What though the mountain heights keep us apart? Can Distance (•:• •»• estrange whom friendships unite? .As w-e move toward Life, the Truth encircling Truth, Will not the ne e vision still bind as the old? Whether torn in the thicket, or bruised upon the rocks. Climbing from crag to crag, or falling back, — Soul will find soul — though the pinnacle looms afar, .And Life, consummate, there will find abod,-. Quietly, silently, gathers the mist of the Twilight. . luffling the notes of our voicts. obscuring our forms; Still we are lingering here, in tlie hisk and the sik-ncc. Lingering with friends and with tlice! () b ' osterinu Mother! Sad is the thought of departure, but up through the stillness We raise to thee our pledge of deepest devotion. — CoNSTANiE Miriam Svforo. J, Jt, Ji Class Song (Air: . iK-li.hi Sclionl Snug.) The weeks swifl-gliding scpon must end Our stay within these walls. Where four long vears. in Learning ' s home We have been faithful thralls; Soon forth together we shall fare. V ' lt in our youthful prime. When fields are green and --kies are clear. .A grave yel liMpi-fiil lime. Lach one among us hath his quest. luich one doth seek bis Grail, . wanderer lonely be becomes. His courage dare not fail; Some prtss on toward the hall of fame Some delve in learning ' s store. Some weary, frightened by defeat. M.iv fall and s.ek no more. W ' m.tller llioiigh the beckoning gleam Heyon l us still remains! Strive on! Who longest seekelh it The highest honor " ains; Quiet and calm arc not enough To yield the happiest life. Kach soul shall best come to its own Thri ugh -Iruggle. toil .iiul strife. - N ' lOlA liAXN.S J. C. WOOD V. M. WOOD J. C. Wood Co General Cleaners and Dyers of Feathers Furs Garments and Piece Goods Largest Establishment of the Kind in the West. 8000 ft. Floor Space. 2000 Garments Cleaned per day Expressage Vaid One Way Receiving Rooms: 1 322 N Street, 1 52 1 Howard Street Lincoln, Nebr. Omaha, Nebr. " Loiucit. t iiiii Imsl ill III, ' a b i, ii iniiil ' tiiiii ' ii. 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We guarantee to please you. Our Fashion 564 Two-Button Double Breasted Novelty Sack DRESHER The Lincoln Tailor 143 So. 12th St. Lincoln, Nebr. " H ' c litwe T. N. li. oil lilt- bnuii. " —l ' hc Rag. —7— When He Forgot " I shall walk, " annnuncc(l tin.- rrofcssor as Ik- closed the little white gate behind him. " It ' s an linnr before — . " at the very tlioufjlu. which he had not yet schooled himself to take complacently, a flush reddened his smooth, old cheeks quite up to his white hair. " I mustn ' t look too — er — too happy. I must appear as if this — this affair were an everyday matter with me. " he murmured as he started slowly up the shady street. Rut try as he mig ht, he could not keej) that absurdly ba])py smile off his lips. .After several small lx)ys had turned to .t ape after him in wonder be iK-came much concerned. " This will never do. To ha cons])icuons alxwe all ihintjs! I really must think of sometbiuf;- else. me .see. . h ! 1 shall tjo over that last Carlyle essay. There seems to be a Haw in that supposition of bis, " and in a few mo- ments the little F ' rofessor was wanderint; alonj; Inst in the brownest of brown studies. It had Ix-en a qood many ears since he had taus.;lil in the little college on the hill, but he was still " I ' rofessnr " ( )lcott U W ' islon. Indeed the little town spoke her love for him in the title, for in those odd moments when he was not reading he was a most companionable old gentleman. Kvery one knew and re- spected his quaint, studious ways, so the tew |)eiiple who jiassed him smiled know- ingly and forebore to disturb him. . s for the Professor, he was in (|uite another world, that is. until a sudden jar brought him back to earth. lie looked about him blankly. It took several moments for him to recover himself; then he saw that he had stepjieil off the side- walk into the dusty road. In fact, the sidewalk stojiped there abru])tly, and only the highway bordered b ' trees stretched on ahead for a short distance when it made a turn. There were only a few houses in sight behind him. " Dear, dear, " murmured the Professor, " I must have walked to the edge of town. " He fumbled with his watch. " Half ]iast two! 1 nuist lnirr . At three I have to be — . " lie sto])])ed short and wrinkled his forehead in a puzzled frown. Slowly he drew out bis iiandkerchief and wijied his dam]) brow: then he iHtlished his vigorously. It was no use. What was to be done? He had forgot- ten — forgotten where he was going! " I remember it was something which I had been looking forward to, and it was at three o ' clock, " he kept repeating to himself. " Where was it? " be pathet- ically asked the trees, but they only clai)i)cd their hands gleefully at his distress. " This is terrible! 1 can ' t remember a single thing about it. It couldn ' t have been a tea? No, not at three. 1( couldn ' t have bem a visit? Xo, ncH in mv iK ' st broadcloth with a flower in my bnttonliole, " lie brushed the dust from his coat with tender fitigers and adjusted the rose in his lapel. " It was .something very important. I recall that. Perhajis if 1 walk back. 1 ' 11 see some one who knows where 1 am going. " He had alread taken a few steps when the sound of wheels arrested him. . moment later around the IkmkI came a dilajjidated old phaeton drawn by a little l)rown bear of a horse. In the, balanced lirecariously on the edge of the narrow seat, sat . ' i man- a huge jierson whom- round ])ink face was almost lost in the folds of his ni;in chins. At siglu n ilu Professor he tugged at the reins. Continued on Page 12 WALK-OVER SHOES a. Rogers and Perkins Company Bc8l In Ilu- World 1129 O Street At $3.50, $4.00 and $5.00 Lincoln, - . . . Nebraska iU-ll Ins fiillici- Kiiiii- before him. " — Yale Holland. For the Seniors No graduation present is more appropriate than a Uni pin, fob or souvenir spoon. Such presents will be kept by the recipient for many years. We have them in the best qualities obtainable, and at the most reasonable prices consistent with the quality. , Juni lors The pennants and pillows which you buy during your college days will be treasured in future years. If you get them of us you may be sure that the materials are the best that can be purchased. Sophomores and Freshmen Many things which you receive now will be treasured in later years. Buy a big red memory book and keep them neat and clean. J- .J- Alumnae and Former Students Can obtain any of our goods by sending their orders to us. • Such mail orders are attended to promptly and given careful attention. J- J- THE CO-OP 318 No. 11th Lincoln, Nebr. ■ oil ' strange, lu-aiily and brains so scUioni mix. " — Ihlnia llnlnirs. — H— The University Book Store 340 No. Eleventh St., Lincoln, Nebraska 0. 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PETTING MANUFACTURER OF ' reek fetter raterniti( ewelri( MEMORANDUM package sent to any fraternity member through the secretary of the chapter. Special designs and estimates furnished on class pins, rings, medals for athletic meets, etc. 213 NORTH LIBERTY STREET, BALTIMORE, MARYLAND Lincoln Business Coll ege ESTABLISHED 1884 Thorough and Practical Courses in Shorthand, Typewriting, Bookkeep- ing, Penmanship, Commercial Law, Office Practice, etc. Fine Equip- ment, Expert Teachers. Send for Catalog. Thirteenth and P Streets, Lincoln, Nebr. Harry Porter 1123 O St. Stationery and Scliocil Supplies. Carry Largest and Best .Assortment in Town The Patronage of the Student Body Highly .Appreciated. REMEMBER THE LOCATION. 1 may not be able to fiddle for you when i .rlll1 A 7SL)nIt y " set honie, but can i UlV, y. VUUll furnish you with all the late music that yke Muiiie Man you may do tl e fid- dling. Just use the pen and ink. The Address 1 1 20 O Streel. - - - Lincoln. Nebr. " runily. I ' aiiily. Iliy iiaiiu- is Leslie Hyde. " —11- vliercii])on the little horse stopiJed. composed himself on three le s. and went to sleep. ■ ' Hello, Dave, " boomed the bi.s; man familiarly. " Ciood afternoon, Samuel, " crie l the little man, hiirryini; joyously through the dust to his friend ' s side. " Er — er — Sanniel, it wasn ' t a tea, was it? " " Tea! " the other ' s voice rolled out ponderously, " what wasn ' t a tea? eh. ' " " Where 1 was oing, " e.xplained the Professor, gazing at his friend over his glasses. " The fact is, Samuel, I — er — er — was thinking of something else and I forgot — forgot where I was going. Do you — that is, can you tell nie — ? " But Samuel had begun to rumble in a most alarming manner. The rumble grew in volume, broke into a roar, and ended suddenly between a sneeze and a squeal. The Professor watched in trepidation. In fact he could never remem- ber that he had not watched with an.xiety when his friend laughed. It IcMjked so dangerous, for the round face (|uite disapi)eared in the many chins, and the whole big body trembled violently. Then the end was so disconcerting; it left one stranded, as it were. " Forgot! Forgot where you — ! ( )h. Lord! " wheezed Sanniel, trying desper- ately to compose himself. The Professor stood ineekl - by and waited. . t last he ventured : " Do you know where it was that I — er — was going? " By this time Samuel ' s face had again appeared. " Where you were going? To be sure I do. Jump in, Dave, and we ' 11 go together. 1 " m bound for the same place. Forgot where he was going ancl he the chief mourner. " and he threatened to e. ])lode. " Chief mourner! " gasped the little Professor, one foot on the jiliaeton step. " It wasn ' t a — a funeral? " His voice (|uavereil high with dismaw " 1 — 1 never wear flowers to — to — " " Oh, Lord! Get in. " ciu re killing me, Dave, " wheezed Samuel. " It isn ' t a funeral although you are chief mourner. Get up. Psyche! " Whereupon the little horse awoke and ambled slowly off. " here — , " began the Professor. " Think I ' m going to tell? Xo, sir. This is too big a joke. Vou ve got to remember yourself. Say. Dave, do you remember the times you usetl to forget to go to class, an " the boys would have to come for you? I tliought that was bad enough, but this — I " Samuel wheezed with delight. . s for the Professor, he was too taken up with clinging to his small port ' on of the seat to be annoved at his friend ' s too active memory. In after years he forgot many things, but never that ride. ' ainly he racked his mind while his companion dug up the forgetful ])ast. Once several elderly gentlemen passed them, and, as Samuel said that they w ' ere bound for the same ])lace, the little gen- tleman ceased to worry. He would be among friends wherever he was going. . t last they turned into a side street and a few moments later stojiped be- fore a little gray church. .Sanniel lifted himself iKinderously over the wheel and tied Psyche, who was already fast asleep. The Professor also alighted with his brain in a perfect whirl, lie seemed just on the point of remembering, but that elusive thought slip])ed around the corner just as he was about to grasp il. .Sam- uel took his friend ' s arm and luiiilKTed slowly up the sie])s. " Farly. " he grunted, (iiiile dut (it breath, as he opened the door. " ' ou ' II have jjlenly of time tn recall. Ilere. ' he crossed the vestibule and helil oiK ' ii a door, " go ill .nid tin nilur eliiel " mouriur ' H Iielp you to remember. " and as he Cortlnuoa on P.go 20 ' reenii Richard ' s BEST BARBER SHOP IN NEBRASKA ■ .( ' IV IS llu- i;i, ' iilisl iiiioliDit III till- stiltl. " —Jiiii lliiiviy. -12- Riggs. Riggs, R-i-g-g-s Pharmacy Co. 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Hardy ' s 1314-1320 St. Lincoln, Neb THE University of Nebraska LINCOLN 1869-1909 ATTENDANCE !)()7-190,S - ; 2;!7 )()M!)(I2 - - 22.S!) S!)(i-lSl)7 - - lf)5;{ syi-is!):! - - 88::! ;58i 284 282 1.30 REGULAR SESSION OF J909 J9I0 BEGINS SEPTEMBER 21, 1909 General Culture Graduate Work Engineering Agriculture Complete Courses are offered in Forestry Home Economics Professional Teaching Law Medicine Pharmacy Music Art THE SUMMER SESSION RURAL SCHOOL DIVISION June 11 to July ii, 1909 June 7 to July 30, 1909 Courses for Professional Certificates, Teachers in Rural Schools, Manual Training for Boys, Normal Training in High Schools, High School Work, College and Graduate Work. For Catalog or information .iddress THE REGISTRAR The University of Nebraska LINCOLN, - NEBRASKA ;» five U ' .-, ,-i. " — .Umm- lionton. —17— COLLEGE TAILORS For First- Class Tailoring at Loiv Prices Special Attention gil en Un bersity Students, di d Automatic Telephone 48 College View, - - Nebraska ' •. ))( Iii-r inimr ,t.;is M iiiiJi. " ' Miss Wolfe. A :n ff ' ENGRAVINGS Electric City Engraving Co. buffalo. n. y. " dcinaiul an (i i( ii,i;v. " — Ix ' riiisch. —19— closed the door after his friend a smile wrinkled iiis big face. " Dear old Dave. " he wheezed softly. In the minister ' s study the little Professor stood very still, for it seemed that he was going to rememlx ' r directly. There was a sudden movement m the shad- ows at the other side of the room. . great light sprang into his eyes, and he took a (juick step forward as out of the dimness stepped a little old la iy in a gray silk gown. . fine blush tinged her faded cheeks and her hands trembled as she stood there. " Davie? " the sweet, cracked voice quavered in the silence. " Margaret! " His glasses blurred, but his groping hands met slender, warm fingers. He stood very still with his arms about her. lost in the womler of it all. He remembered. How could he have forgotten? It was his wedding day I A. Maxov Si ' R.xr.cK. My Path . Tlu ' mist has dri)i)ped its curtains o ' er the old. familiar scenes, . nd has shut me up in silence with my memories and dreams; I ' lUt although my sight is blinded by the fog that shuts me in. Ail tliL- (irld is hidden likewise, with its squalor and its sin: . nd niv mind goes back in fancy to the thoughts I used to think. Ere mv steps had brought me onward to the Chasm of Duty ' s brink. Ah. then m - life was happy, lor 1 knew thai it was nlanned liy a wiser Mind than mortal, and the guidings of a Hand As strong as it was gentle seemed to lead me ever on Till I ' d reach a nobler manhood, and the things of youth were gone Ami 1 thought that I was treading o ' er a i)ath that, always bright. Led me on to ' ard I ' eace and Duty with their ever shining light. But my way has joined with others, and my visions, swept away. Have been faded into ])hantonis by the brightness of the day: And I find my jiath. worn deeply by the feet that went Ix ' fare. Is no more my own than it is theirs who still will tread it o ' er: . nd I hear, ' mid all my musings: " He thou, thtn. of noble worth. For thou must, to death succumbing, go the way of all the earth. " M. E. 15. amercnd Quitch ccm 119 So. 12 th Street raterniti( yiall !■ ully ninety per cent of University Dances given here. Fraternity BIdg.. Cor. 13th und N Sti. ' I hey want lliitr mon. " — Si trl Uavis. - 20- Jacob North Co. PRINTERS and BINDERS LINCOLN, - NEBRASKA Y E CAN PRINT ANYTHING ' ' from a lady ' s calling card to the largest of books promptly and correctly. We make a specialty of fine half-tone work. We will take pleasure in show- ing you samples of our high grade work which interests lovers of fine printing. ' Ltwkic here " — G. W. Prcshni. - 21- iircoln m rcssc- [ {Incoln, Jlckr., ? Vet r Kcoolution. 9nr4 «incit nCd b€t ; r n ivtrd »u n(i4» «ma •■(gcRft. sac «i — w » y i» cr s SSsY ' r r , ' ? ??? ' Index AdvertisenieiUs 434 Agriculture, College of . IS.i Class of 1S)I)0 lS(i Andrews. E. Benj.. Ex-Chancellor VZ Athletics :i01 Baseball 24(1 Basketball 221 Freshman Class Team 327 Junior Class Team 224 Senior Class Team 225 Sophomore Class Team 226 Varsity Team 22.i Cross Country 234 Football 201 Cole, " King, " Coacli 202 Junior Class Team 21U " N " Men 201 Players • • 204 ' Reserves 216 Schedule 220 Senior Class Team 217 Sophomore Class Team 21.S Varsity Squad 21.5 Girls ' Athletics 243 Gymnasium 236 Tennis 238 Track 229 Avery, Dr. Sanniel, Acting Chancellor. . 13 Calendar 420 Class Societies see Societies Condra, Dr. G. E S Dedication 7 Dental College 154 Class of 1909 156 Engineering, College of 113 Class of 1909 lis Class of 1910 12S Fraternities 315 . cacia 32S Alpha Tau Omega 318 Alpha Theta Chi 33G Beta Theta Pi 330 Delta Tau Delta 334 Delta Upsilon 316 Kappa Sigma 326 Phi Delta Theta 320 Phi Gamma Delta 338 Phi Kappa Psi 322 Sigma Alpha Epsilon 332 Sigma Chi 324 Professional Fraternities 341 Alpha Zela 350 Delta Sigma Rho 356 Nu Sigma Nu 348 Phi Alpha Tau 354 Phi Delta Phi 342 Phi Rho Sigma 346 Sigma Tau 344 Xi Psi Phi 352 Graduat.- School, The .30 Greeting 6 Histories, Class 15 Class of 1909 16 Class of 1910 19 Class of 1911 24 Class of 1912 26 Class of 1909, Farm 28 Industrial College 95 Class of 1909 98 Class of 1910 104 Jokes 377 Law, College of 159 Class of 1909 102 Class of 1910 170 Literature, Science and Arts, ColleKC of. ' i ' .f Class of 1909 :!i) Class of 1910 5.S Medicine, College of 143 Class of 1909 146 Class of 1910 148 Military 249 A Compjiny 254 B Company 257 Band 260 Battalion, The 253 C Company 256 D Company 255 German Band 2ii I Hospital Corps 259 I Company 258 Officers ' First Battalion 252 Pershing Rifles 2(52 Staff 251 Workizcr, Capt. J. G., Connnaiidant. 250 Music, Scliool of 177 Class of 1909 l, so Nehraska Battleship 14 Nebraska Spirit, The 9 Organizations 2(15 American Institute of Electrical En- gineers 2«S Catholic Students ' Cluh 2S4 Chemistry Cluh 294 Chorus, University 296 College K(|iial Suffrage League 293 Debating, Varsity 30] Interclass 3tft Dramatic Club ' 295 luigineering Society 2S6 iMiglish Club 277 Entomological Club 2S2 iMirestry Club 297 GiTui.-iu Chill ... 27s Hawkeye Clnb 292 Komensky Club 290 Kosmos Club 283 Latin Club 283 Medical Society 280 Xibraskan Staff 299 Palladian Literary Sjciel 266 Republican Club 298 Slock Judging Team 306 Students ' Debating Club 300 Union Literary Society 270 Y. M. C. A. ' 272 Y. W. C. A 275 Pedagogy, College of 73 Class of 1909 76 Class of 1910 84 Pharmacy, School of 150 Class of 1910 152 Roasting Ears 377 Societies, Class 307 Black Masque 30U Innocents 308 J ron Sphinx 313 Silver Serpent 310 Spikes 314 Vikings 311 Xi Delta 312 Sororities 357 Alpha Chi Omega 358 Alpha Omicron Pi 372 Alpha Phi 374 Chi Omega 370 Delta Delta Delta :164 Delta Gamma 300 Kappa Ali)ha Tlieta 368 K:i|)p;i Kappa Gamma 362 I ' i Beta Phi .366 Staff 10 University Sonv; 1 : 1 ■■

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