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5 i01€ . L..., .t iMSiaGj rMaifSucfar hdctoi-maiiy k : zjlmditioiisiizi:: I ' TION I •1 ;ej) r( ii9i9 ?BCofife5WE] S OUR NOBLE SOLDIER DEAD in the World War gave more for Freedom than we can ever offer. We feel that it is ours to keep faith and we Dedicate ourselves to the great task. m m ARTHUR E. ALLYN, A. B., ' 14 Capt. Arthur E. Allyn enlisted early in the war and received his commission as cap- tain at Madison Barracl s. New York. In June, 1918, he went overseas in command of his company of the 312th Infantry. While fighting to hold a position that meant much to his division and for which he received high praise from his colonel, he received fatal wounds, which resulted in his death on October 23, 1918. He was the only son of Mr. and Mrs. A. E. Allyn, of Hastings. ARTHUR H. MARSH, A. B., ' 05 Lt. Arthur H. Marsh, a graduate of Nebras- Wa In 1905, and later one of her Rhodes schol- ars, entered the service as chaplain and was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 18th Infantry, on October 7, 1918. While aiding the wounded on a battlefield, he was hit by a piece of shrapnel. At the time of his enlistment, he was living in Omaha, being the minister in the St. Paul Episcopal Church. i m HOWARD PAUL BITTINGER, Ex- ' 16 Lieut. Howard Paul Bittlnger enlisted in the Quartermaster Corps one month after war was declared. The latter part of 1917 he was transferred to Aviation, in which branch he received his commission in February, 1918. While at Aviation school he was severely wounded by a fail from an aeroplane. As soon as he was able, he was sent to France. On August 26th, he wrote to his mother, stating that he was going up again in the afternoon and nothing has been heard from him since that time. At the time of his en- listment, Howard Bittlnger was living In New York City. JOHN BLAINE KUHN, A. B., ' 18. Among the first of the Nebraska men to give their lives for the service was Blaine Kuhn, who died at Camp Green, North Carolina, March 2b, 1918. Blaine Kuhn entered service February 16, 1918, and was sent immediately to Camp Greene. —8— m ROSCOE B. RHODES, Ex- ' 19 Sgt. Roscoe B. Rhodes left school last April to enlist in the army. On the first day of IVIay, he went to Camp Funston, where he was appointed sergeant. He was placed in a division that was all ready to leave for overseas and was in France within one month after he enlisted. On November 27, an official telegram was received, saying " Dusty " had been killed in action on October 25th. " Dusty ' s " home was at Ansley, Nebrasl a. LIEUT. GROSVENOR P. GATHER, Ex ' -08 Lieut. Gather received his commission at the first Officers ' Training Gamp and was immediately sent to France. After train- ing there for several months, he tooi his post at the front. On the morning of May 28, 1918, he received citation for bravery and later in the day was l iiled in action at the battle of Cantigny. His home was at Bladen, Nebraska. ANDREW EIVIMETT ANDERSON, B. Sc, ' 12 Andrew Emmett Anderson, at the time he was called into the service, was managing a 7,000-acre farm near Jacksonville, Florida. He was sent to Jefferson Barracks. October 1, 1918, and ten days later he died of in- fluenza. His home formerly was at Lin- coln, Nebraska. EDWARD ALFRED ROGERS, A. B., ' 15 After failing to pass the physical examina- tion for the first R. O. T. G., Edward Alfred Rogers was accepted in the draft in Septem- ber, 1918, and stationed at Camp Grant. Here he became sick with influenza and died In October. His home was at Lincoln, Nebraska. Tfig " l919 I MERLE W. HUNTINGTON, Ex- ' 16 Lieut. Merle Huntington received his com- mission as Lieutenant in the first Training Camp at Ft. Snelling In May, then being assigned to Camp Dodge. From the re, he went to Camp Joseph E. Sherman, where he sailed for France on December 17, 1917. At first, he was assigned to the Quartermas- ter Corps, but after the armistice was signed, he transferred to the Motor Transport Corps. While stationed at Bar Sur Aube, France, he died of influenza, on February 16, 1919. His home was at Liberty, Nebraska. JOSEPH CORNELIUS FLAHERTY, Ex- ' 18 Lieut. Joseph Flaherty enlisted In aviation in May, 1917. After receiving his commis- sion, he was stationed at San Antonio, Texas. While home on a furlough, he be- came sick and died of influenza on October 18, 1918. His home was at Dixon, Nebraska. j CdtHkuisket ' JAMES HOWARD BOGGS, Ex- ' 14 James Howard Boggs entered the service at Lorelia, Oregon, on September 18, 1917. After several months in a training camp on the west coast, he was sent to Camp Mills to a regular Army Infantry Division, which was stationed there at that time. He went to France in February, 1918. While passing through a heavy machine gun barrage, in July, 1918, he was killed. His home was at Lincoln, Nebraska. FLETCHER L. FARLEY, LL. B., ' 13. Enlisted in the U. S. Marines, February 1, 1918, and was sent first to Paris Island. South Carolina. Later he was transferred to Quan- tico, Virginia, from where he sailed for France, May 27, 1918. On June 24, while mak- ing an attempt to aid his captain who had been previously wounded, he received a wound which resulted In his death on June 27. His home was at Bancroft, Nebraska. -10— ' m T 5 " i9i9:eg WINFIELD STARR BREESE, Ex- ' 13 Winfield Starr Breese, Lieutenant in Avia- tion, was killed in an airplane accident in France, December 19, 1918. He attended the first O. T. C. at Ft. Snelting and was trans- ferred to aviation. He finished the ground school at Columbus, Ohio, and was com- missioned at Kelly Field. His home was at Lincoln, Nebraska. CHARLES JAMES HYDE, Ex- ' 18 Lieut. Hyde was a Second Lieutenant in aviation service. He enlisted in October, 1917, and was killed in an airplane accident on August 28, 1918. at Love Field, Texas. At the time of his death, he was instructor In formation flying. He was a Law student and lived at Norfolk, Nebraska. Cd akb kor j HAROLD LA SALLE FISKE. ' 10 Lieut. Harold La Salle Fiske, after receiv- ing his commission, was assigned to a Ma- chine Gun Company at Camp Upton, New York. He then sailed for France late in the summer, being assigned to the 77th Di- vision. While fighting with this division in the Argonne Forest region, he was severely wounded and died October 8, 1918. His home was in Lincoln. Nebraska. i DOUGLAS HENRY READINGER Douglas Henry Readinger, ex-special stu- dent, died of wounds received in action in France. His name appeared in the casualty lists of November 8. His home was at West Point, Nebraska -11- y(HfliiM.)P»Jl iiijjjj L .iJ«;p.:w? !r«B-iy¥-w;T " r 1 • i iig-1919 feLc BERT SHIVELY, Ex- ' 19 Bert Shively volunteered for service in the 134th Ambulance Company in April, 1917, and on July 2 received a call to report at Camp Eaton. From here, he was trans- ferred to Camp Cody, New Mexico. While at this camp he became sick with tonsilitis and appendicitis at the same time. Due to the high fever caused by tonsilitis, he could not withstand the shock of an operation, and so passed away on May 11, 1918. Bert Shively was the son of Mr. and Mrs. A. B. Shively, of Laurel, Nebraska. ALBIN FOLDA, Ex- ' 15 Corporal Albin Folda, of Ctarkson, Nebraska, entered military service on April 27, 1918. He was a member of Co. M, 355th Infantry, 89th Division. On June 4, 1918, he sailed for France, and reached the trenches by the middle of August. While going over the top on October 21st, he was struck in the head by a fragment of a shell, and was killed almost instantly. He was the only son of Emil Folda, of Clarkson, Nebraska. HAROLD CLIFFORD KELLEY, Ex- ' 18 Harold Kelley left school to attend the first O. T. C. at Ft. Snelling and after complet- ing training there was transferred to the Air Service. He received his commission as Second Lieutenant in May, 1918, and on June 19, 1918. was killed In a tail spin at Kelly Field, Texas. His home was in Omaha, Nebraska. i m 1 VERLIN WYCLIFF TAYLOR, Ex- ' 20 Verlin Wycliff Taylor went to France with the Rainbow Division in the spring having enlisted in the service in April. On Septem- ber 2, 1918, he died in a hospital in France as a result of a shell wound received in April. His home was at Red Cloud Nebraska. ' I —12— Tnii l93lg Ss i m PAUL ALBERT HAGELIN, A. B., ' 16 Corporal Paul Albert Hagelin enlisted on April 26, 1918. He was at Camp Funston only three weeks, being immediately as- signed to Co. C, 341 Machine Gun Battalion. On June 25, 1918, he sailed for France and was immediately sent to the front, taking part In the battles at St. Mihiei, Argonne Forest, and Meuse River. On October 31, he was fatally wounded in Argonne Forest re- gion, dying on November 2, 1918. Before entering the service, Paul Hagelin was a teacher in the Commercial Department at Lincoln High School. His home was at Wahoo, Nebraska. FRANK BLAINE SLOANE, Ex- ' 15 Frank Blaine Sloane was stationed at Camp Dodge, Iowa, before he sailed for France. While taking more training in England, he became afflicted with influenza and died in an English camp. His home was at Geneva, Nebraska. DAVID D. BARRETT, Ex- ' 19 David D. Barrett came to the University of Nebraska in 1517, from Leiand Stanford, where he had attended college the previous year. In June, 1918, he enlisted in the navy and spent three months at the Great Lakes. He came back to the University of Ne- braska at the opening of the school year to Instruct in the S. N. T.C. He was stricken with influenza and died at a local hospital on September 27, 1918. David Barrett lived at Omaha, Nebraska. HARVEY E. VASEY, ' 13 Harvey E. Vasey, 2nd Lt. Inf. died of influ- enza at Ft. Collins, Colorado, in December, 1918. He was Personnel Adjutant, attached to the S. A. T. C. at the State Agricultural College, where he had been in charge of the work in plant pathology at the time he en- tered an Office rs ' Training School. Before going to Colorado, he had been an assistant at Nebraska. —18- i Ti5 1919 m ISHAM REAVI3 GIST, A. B., ' 13. Isham Reavis Gist, of Falls City, Nebraska, enlisted at Ft. Riley on June 26, 1918. He was a sergeant in the Insurance Depart- ment, when he was stricken with influenza- He was ill just a week and passed away October 21, 1918. RAYMOND J. SAUNDERS, A. B., ' 17 Lieut. Raymond Saunders, of Billings. Mon- tana, was among the Nebraska men who went to the first training camp at Ft. Shell- ing. In August 1917, he was transferred to the Aviation branch at Columbus, Ohio, and two months later he sailed for France. He was assigned to the 94th Aero Squadron, which was commanded by Capt. Ricken- bacher. On December 7, 1918, the War De- partment officially reported Raymond Saun- ders as missing In action since October 22. FLOYD WAMBEAM, FACULTY The War Department has given no details concerning the death of Floyd Wambeam, other than he was killed In action. Private Floyd Wambeam enlisted at Camp Funston and later was transferred to the 356th Am- bulance Co., 314th Sanitary Train, 89th Di- vision. His home was at Lincoln, Nebraska. W. LLOYD DAVIS, A. B., ' 08 W. L. Davis, of Lincoln, Nebraska, enlisted in the Marines on April 8, 1918, and was sent to Mare Island. While engaged in a box- ing match. May 22, 1918, he was hit on the head and fell, crushing his skull. He died In the hospital one hour later. —14— a 1SSM919 fgg LIEUT. RICHARD EUGENE COOK, Ex- ' 20 Lieut. Cook, of Council Bluffs, Iowa, a mem- ber of Company H, 126th Infantry, 32nd Di- vision. In the fighting of the Vesle River region of August 4, 1918, Lieut. Cook was among the number who lost their lives. He was a member of the class of 1920. M ' KINLEY POUND, Ex- ' 19 McKinley Pound, of Mt. Vernon, South Da- kota, was a private in the advanced school detachment, 18th Field Artillery, 3rd Divi- sion. The only details received from the War Department are that he was killed In action on October 15, 1918. ROSS LEE WILLIAMS, Ex- ' 09 Lieut. Ross Lee Williams went to the first Training Camp at Ft. Snelling and after com- pleting this course was assigned to the 132nd Machine Gun Company. While fighting not far from Verdun, he was recommended for American decoration for bravery by his cap- tain. On October 10, 1918, he was killed while fighting In the Argonne forest. His home was at Lincoln, Nebraska. LT. ROBERT H. FLANSBURG, A. B., ' 16 Lieut. Flansburg was commissioned at the first O. T. C. at Ft. Snelling and was as- signed to duty with the Rainbow Division in France, where he was killed in action on June 15, 1918. He was a member of the class of 1916, and lived in Lincoln, Nebraska, with his parents. —15— Wt6 -i.9i9 ;£c RALPH E. HALLDORSON, Ex- ' 12 Ralph E. Halldorson arrived wltlr his con- tingent at Camp DIx, New Jersey, on July 27, 1918. He was Immediately transferred to the 59th Pioneer Infantry Headquarters Company. On August 31, he sailed with his company for France, and upon arriving there, was taken sick with pneumonia and died September 18, 1918. When Ralph en- tered the service, he was in charge of a studio at Syracuse, New York. LEE WILSON BIRD, Ex- ' 19 Lee Wilson Bird was a Lieutenant In the Aviation Service and was Instantly killed in a tall spin fall, Dec. 7, 1918, at Brooks Field San Antonio, Texas. He was a student in the School of IVIInes In Colorado, and was transferred to the University of Nebraska. His home was at North Platte. Nebraska. MORRIS NATHAN LIEBMAN, E. E., ' 00 Lt. Col. Morris Nathan Liebman enlisted in the army as a private and was gradually and steadily promoted until on May 3, 1917, he received his commission as Lt. Colonel. While at his battalion headquarters on the Flanders front, a shell struck the building he was in and he was instantly killed. Lt. Colonel Liebman was assigned to the 105th Infantry, which was a New York Division. I WILLIAM ALEXANDER CONE, Ex- ' 17 William Cone, a member of the 356th Infan- try, 89th Division. The details regarding his death are lacking except for a Government telegram stating, " Killed In action, Novem- ber 11, 1918. " He was the only son of Mr. and Mrs. H. H. Cone, of Wymore, Nebraska. -16— el TK 919 Es j Co Mjisker EDWARD H. LARSON, Ex- ' 20 Sgt. Edward H. Larson, of Genoa, Nebraska, was in Co. H, 355th Infantry, 89th Division. He was l iiied the morning of September 12, 1918, while going over the top in the St. Mlhiel sector. ID EARL FORBES, Agr. ' 16 Lieut. Earl Forbes, of Fairmont, Nebraska, was a bombardment observer of the 20th Aerial Squadron, A. E. F. In an aerial com- bat In the St. IVlihIel offensive, a much larger enemy force attacked the 20th Squadron and succeeded In bringing down all but two ma- chines. It was in this engagement Lieut. Forbes was shot down. He was reported killed September 26, 1918. CHARLES ROGER WRIGHT, Ex- ' 19 Charles Roger Wright died of pneumonia In England, October 11, 1918. He enlisted In the Coast Artillery Corps and received his training at Ft. Barrancos, Florida. His home was in Scottsbiuffs, Nebraska. A. FRED KEITH, LL. B. ' 14 Captain A. F. Keith was assigned to Bat- tery E, 319th Field Artillery, U. S. A., 82nd Division. Captain Keith has been reported as missing in action since October 19, 1918, a( that is the last time any news was re- ceived from him. At the time he was re- ported missing, he was in the thick of the fighting in the St. i ihiel offensive, but there is still hope that he is living. -17- el Tfi 919 gg ROBERT WILLIAMS, Ex- ' 09 Robert Williams, of Lincoln, Nebraska, was a member of the 355th Infantry, Co. G. While doing patrol duty in the St. IVlihiel sector, he received seven wounds, which re- sulted in his death on September 5, 1918. He graduated from the University of Ne- braska In 1909. FRANCIS LEWIS DEBRUNNER, Ex- ' 20 Francis DeBrunner entered the service at Camp Funston, September 5, 1917. He was a member of Company A, 355th Infantry, 89th Division, which sailed for France in May, 1918. He was gassed In a battle on August 8th, and succumbed to the effects September 9, 1918. ICS sSk - ISAAC F. HALVERSTADT, LL.B., Ex- ' 19 Isaac Haiverstadt enlisted in the Navy, Jan- uary 5, 1918. He was stationed at Camp Perry, Great Lakes Naval Station, as a sec- ond class seaman when stricken with pneu- monia, which resulted in his death Septem- ber 24, 1918. He formerly lived at Lincoln, Nebraska. I I,; i I I WJ TAYLOR E. LEWIS, Ex- ' 19 Sgt. Taylor E. Lewis enlisted January 5, 1918, at Camp Funston, Kansas. On June 2, he sailed for France, and after two months ' training behind the lines, he went into the trenches the first of August. In the first day ' s advance in the St. Mlhiel region, he was severely wounded by bursting shrapne " and died of these wounds September 30, 1918, Taylor was a sergeant in Co. L, 355th Infan- try, 89th Division. - —IS— Ifl» 1 Tg?H919i i WALDO CORNELL ARENDT, Ex- ' 19 Son of Mr. and Mrs. George Arendt, of Lin- coln, Nebraska, enlisted in the aviation service, December 8, 1917. He W(as sent to Brooks Field, Texas, and remained there un- til September 16, 1918. From there, he went to New York City, where he was taken III while waiting for overseas orders. On Sep- tember 29, he died at Aviation Hospital, Gar- den City, New York. IVANHOE K. IVIETZ, Agr. ' 17 On September 18, 1917, Corporal Metz en- listed In the Marines and was sent to Paris Island, South Carolina. On February 8, 1918, he was transferred to Quantico, Virginia, and attached to the 92nd Company, 10th Regiment, U. S. Marines, Field Artillery. Eight months later he sailed for France. Before seeing any actual fighting, he con- tracted bronchial pneumonia, which was the cause of his death on October 14, 1918. His home was at Quakertown, Pennsylvania. I csBSk si -m EDWIN B. ZWINK, Ex- ' 17 Edwin B. Zwink was practicing dentistry at Eustis, Nebraska, when he was called Into the service in September, 1518. He was sent to Camp Cody, New Mexico, where he became sick with pneumonia in the latter part of October and died on November 7, 1918. FRED PHILBRICK, Ex- ' 19 Lieut. Fred Philbrick, of Fullerton, Nebras- ka, went to the first officers training camp at Ft. Snelling, enlisting in the artillery, but later he was transferred to the Air Service. On October 2, 1917, he sailed for France, and shortly after his arrival, he was assigned to the 28th Aero Squadron. On October 16, 1918, Lieut. Philbrick ' s father received a gov- ernment telegram, stating that he had been missing since September 18th. He was last seen far over the German lines, and it is believed his plane was brought down in flames behind the German lines. i —19— 1 Tf;ri919 M i Cofiitetakef )) i HAROLD T. SANDUSKY, ' 20 Harold T. Sandusky died of Spanish influ- enza on December 8, 1918, while attend- ing the S. A. T. C. at the University of Ne- braska. At the time of his death, he was acting sergeant of his company. His home was at Sterling, Nebraska. PAUL J. PETERSON, ' 20 Paul J. Peterson, ' 20, of Neligh, Nebraska, died of Spanish influenza, October 19, 1918, while serving in the S. A. T. C, University of Nebraska. Paul attended the R. O. T. C. camp at Fort Sheridan, Illinois, and upon his return to the University, he enlisted In the S. A. T. 0. At the time of his death, he was an acting sergeant. RALPH FERDINAND PERSO, ' 20 Ralph Perso entered school as a junior this year, and enlisted in the S. A. T. C. While In the Corps, he became sick with Influenza, which developed into pneumonia, causing his death. His home was at Dalton, Nebraska. PAUL S. YOUNG, ' 21 Paul S. Young, of Nebraska City, was a sophomore in the University. In the fall, he enlisted in the S. N. T. C. Soon after the outbreak of the Influenza epidemic, he became a victim of the disease and suc- cumbed to It on October 5, 1918. —20— I Tli 919( I Cdt fea ei ' M w HELEN M. SARGENT, A. B., ' 05 Helen M. Sargent, of Lincoln, died of influ- enza at Ft. Slocum, Long Island, October 20, 1918. She enlisted as a Red Cross nurse in August, was sent to Camp Bowie, Fort Worth, Texas, September 4, and was selected for overseas duty in October. When she reached New York, the influenza epidemic was raging and she was sent to Ft. Slocum to assist in the nursing. Here she herself fell a victim to the disease. MONES JOHNSON HAWLEY, Ex- ' 13 Lieut. Hawley enlisted in the Coast Artillery at the beginning of the war, receiving his commission in that branch of the service in November, 1917. During the summer of 1918, he sailed for France and took part in the fighting until the armistice was signed. While with the Army of Occupation, he be- came sick with spinal meningitis, which was the cause of his death In March, 1919. His home was at Nebraska City, Nebraska. RICHARD L. HARRIS. Ex- ' 10 Sgt. Harris, Co. F, 355th Infantry, 89th Di- vision, enlisted October 4. 1918. He received training at Camp Funston, sailed for France in the latter part of May, and was severely wounded October 22nd, in the fighting in the Argonne Forest. He was transferred to a hospital In Washington, D. C, where he died from the effects of the wounds he received In action. His home was at Lincoln, Neb. CHARLES C. PULIS, A. B., Ex- ' 96 Colonel Pulis, after successfully braving the hardest battles of the war, died of pneu- monia on IVIarch 14, 1919, at Hoboken, New Jersey. Colonel Pulls entered the service In the Spanish-American war, during which war he was in the 3rd Nebraska regiment under Col. W. J. Bryan. During the San Francisco earthquake, while on duty, he was severely injured. In the late war, he took part in the Dun-Sur-IVleuse action and also saw service at Brieulles, Bois de Chaune, Bois Bolt Cheue, and Brant Mon- tagne. His home was at San Francisco, California. H. T. PATTERSON Colonel Patterson was at an eastern camp waiting for overseas orders when, because of some minor physical defect, he was relieved of the command of his regiment and was not allowed to sail with them. Having lost hope of ever sailing for France, he became very despondent and committed suicide shortly after his regiment had sailed. ROBERT B. UNDERWOOD, M. D.. ' 04 Capt. Underwood, of Memphis, Tennessee, had been with the American Red Cross Hos- pital at Rouen, France, since the signing of the armistice. While aiding in reconstruc- tion work, he became sick with pneumonia, which resulted in his death March 22, 1919. —21— |j G PJifesikei- j ■ i iWen for l fjom l e abe i5o pictures LORENZO WARNER CHAMBERLAIN, EX- ' 15 RODERICK DEW, ' 03 CURTIS B. BIGELOW, ' 17 GUY E. WEIGAND, M. D., ' 18 . a tc. c. FRANK D. BRUNING JOHN G. COOK FRED H. DEVORE LEE H. FERGUSON HARRY L. LINDSTROM EDWARD W. STIRK RAYMOND S. SWEETLAND DANIEL R. ZIMMERMAN REUBEN F. LARSON EMMETT LYNCH ERNEST McDonald JOHN H. RICHTER EMERICH E. ROCKE WILLIAM H. SHAW ROY E. STANQUI ST WILLIAM L. STEBBINS IVAN D. STOUT CHARLES F. THORPE CLAUDIUS B. WEDIN WILLIAM WILLIS HERBERT E. VAN PATER ALBERT BAUMGARTNER PAUL GROSSMAN LAWRENCE HITCH HENRY W. MARRINER DON RHEA GILBERT ROSLAND LAWSON SHELDON RALPH GERING —22- I -23- 1 919 ; ROLLA C. VAN KIRK, Ex- ' 16 Rolla Van Kirk was with the 67th Co., Fifth Regiment, U. S. IVIarines, in France from IVIay 3, 1918, until December 30, 1518. He went into action immediately going through the famous battles at Chateau Thierry, Ver- dun and Soissons. On September 1, he was gassed and was tai en to the base hospital at Blois. He is at the present time await- ing his discharge at the Washington, D. C, Naval Hospital. Rolla Van Kirl was also cited for bravery and wears the French War Cross. HAROLD E. McGLASSON, Ex- ' 19 Lieut. McGlasson received his commission at Ft. Snelling in August, 1917, and sailed Immediately for France. He was in active service at Chemin Des Dames, St. Mihiel, Chateau Thierry and Argonne Forest. In March, he was gassed, but stayed out of action only a few days. In April, at the battle of Seicheprey, he was cited for brav- ery. While In the fighting at Chateau Thierry he was twice wounded. His home is at Lincoln, Nebrasi a. Ii CoSSfaSsker HARRY H. ELLIS, LL. B. ' 17 Lieut. Harry H. Ellis enlisted on February 12, 1918, and was sent to Camp Greene, North Carolina. While there he was placed in the Intelligence Department of the 4th Division Headquarters. On April 10 he sailed with his division for France. He received his commission on October 1, and immediately went into the fighting at Argonne forest, where he was wounded in the leg on Oc- tober 14. His home is at Beaver City, Neb. __ HHW e .-. 1 B m T l 1 ' r ' . 1 t , BASEL C. WEHRIMAN, Ex- ' 12 Lieut. Wehrman enlisted May 4, 1917, re- ceived his commission as second lieutenant August 15, sailed for France October 17 and went into the front line trenches March, 1918. While in the fighting at Chateau Thier- ry region he was gassed and received a snrapnel wound in the bacl . His home is at Nelson, Nebraska. —24— ■e T i l919 Ic ? 1 WILLIAM GLENN METTLEN, Ex- ' IO Sgt. William Mettlen enlisted in the army on April 30, 1917. In June, 1917, he saiied for France with Generai Pershing ' s first soldiers. While going over the top on May 30, 1918, he was wounded in the hand and again, on July 18 in the battle of Vlllers, Cotteret forest, he was severely wounded. Sgt. Mettlen was wounded in this battle by a high explosive shell striking him in the right arm and hip. He was in a hospital until October 15 after which time he again joined his company, and is at the present time with the army of occupation. KEITH S. GRAUL Sgt. Keith Graul enlisted in October, 1917. in the artillery and was assigned to the 151st Field Artillery. While at the front, he was gassed, and cited for bravery on March 9, 1918. After his recovery, he was promoted to the rank of sergeant. Graul lives at Edgar, Nebraska. EDGAR C. WESTERVELT. Ex- ' 19 Lieut. Westervelt sailed for France, Sep- tember 8, 1917, after receiving his commis- sion at Ft. Snelling. After six months ' training in France, he moved up to the front and took part in the fighting at Cantigny, Chateau Thierry and boissons, at which latter place he was wounded, on July 19, 1918. He was also cited for valor at Soissons and given the Distinguished Service Cross by General Pershing, After recovering from his wound he Joined his regiment at Argon ne forest and here he was recommended for a star for his cross, showing that it had been earned a second time. The home of Lieut. Westervelt is at Lincoln, Nebraska. CLARENCE F. SPIER, LL. B. ' 16 Sgt. Clarence F. Spier is now in France with the Motor Supply Train No. 439. While in the fighting at Chateau Thierry, he was gassed, being in a hospital for several weeks. Sgt. ?pier has been in France since May 6, 1918. His home is at Omaha, Nebraska. a 3 ig-isic, Ec i ■■W i. iT. ' ,yi. ' ' i ' iiii. 3 c ateswM LEONARD T. BOHENSKY, Ex- ' 20 Leonard Bohensky enlisted May 14. 1917, sailing fo r France, September 6, 1917. On July 19, 1918 at Villers, Cotteret Woods he was wounded by shrapnel fragments, one piece striking him in the neck and jaw, and another piece inflicting a severe wound In the hip. His home is at St. Paul, Nebraska. PAUL J. RAVER, C. E. ' 17 Lieut. Raver sailed for France December 24, 1917, after receiving his commission in artil- lery at Ft. Sheridan. On July 14, 1918, he went Into active service in the Chateau Thierry region and was gassed one week later. He Is at present with the army of occupation, being assigned to Battery B, 18th Field Artillery. His home is at Lincoln, Nebraska. W. R. PHELP, Ex- ' 16 Lieut. Phelp spent nine months on the IVIex- ican border with the Fifth Nebraska regi- ment, and was among the men selected from that regiment to attend the first Train- ing Camp at Ft. Snelling. On December 1, 1917, he sailed for France, being assigned to the second division a nd took part in the battles of Vaux, Biliwood, St. FVIIhiel, Sols- sons and Chateau Thierry. It was in the last named fight that he was wounded. His home Is at Omaha, Nebraska. CLARENCE A. JONES, Ex- ' 20 Corporal Clarence Jones went to France with the Sandstorm Division. He was trans- ferred to Co. A, 47th U. S. Infantry, the first of November, 1918. While in action In the last big drive of the war, he was gassed. Corporal Jones was also decorated for bravery. His home Is at North Platte, Nebraska. t -26— 11 919 Ic la j CM feiker I ALLYN MOSER, A. B. ' 12, M. D. ' 15 Capt. Allyn Moser has the distinction of be- ing the first Nebrasi a doctor to volunteer his services for overseas duty. In June, 1917, he was sent overseas and was put into action with the 6th Field Ambulance Com- pany. While giving aid to the wounded at St. Quentin, he became a victim of the mus- tard gas and was forced to go to the rear where he could receive the necessary medical care. At this time he is assigned to Base Hospital No. 34, Nantes France. Captain Moser lives at Omaha, Nebrasi a. PAUL HALBERSLEBEN, A. B. ' 17 Lieut. Paul Halbersleben was severely wounded July 20, 1918, at Belieau Woods. He received a machine gun bullet in the right leg while going over the top, in a midnight attaci . He is now with the 103rd Infantry, 26th Division, in France. FRED L. HERIVIAN, Ex- ' 19 Fred Herman enlisted May 12, 1917, at Ft. Bliss, Texas. In January, 1918, he was sent to France, and after a month ' s training in artillery, was sent to the front, tal ing part in the fighting at Chateau Thierry, Gland, IVIont St. Pieve, La Choenal, and Fereen Loiderious. Late in the summer, the War Department officially reported Corporal Fred Herman as being wounded in action, July 14 and 15. Fred Herman lives at Lincoln, Nebraska. ROBERT W. PROUDFIT, LL. B. ' 17 Lieut. Proudfit received his commission at the first Training Camp at Ft. Snelling and was then assigned to the Rainbow Division, sailing for France about October 17, 1917. While with his company of the 150th IVIa- chine Gun Battalion, he was severely wounded July 31, 1918. He is now with the army of occupation. His home is at Friend, Nebraska. -27— P Pi T 1919 Ic MARTIN LUTHER KIMMEL, LL. B. ' 06 Corporal KImmel was at Portland, Oregon, when he volunteered for service in artillery. He went with the 147th Field Artillery to France, tal ing part in all its campaigns dur- ing 1918. On August 12th, he was severely wounded by a piece of shrapnel which tore the ligaments of his right leg. He is the son of IVIrs. Jennie M. Kimmel, of Portland, Oregon. WIVI. G. UTTERBACK, Ex- ' 15 Capt. Utterback, after receiving his commis- sion at Ft. Sheridan was sent directly to France. In September, he was gassed and wounded, but due to his brilliant worl , he was promoted to the ranl of captaincy. He is now in charge of Reisdorf, Luxemburg. Capt, Utterback ' s home is at Omaha, Ne- braska. I Co iiksskoi ' i JEROME F. LANGER, E. E. ' 01 Capt. Langer commanded a company in the 27th Division, which division went through terrible fighting at Le Catiet. While smash- ing their way through the Hindenburg line on September 27th, the division lost over 4,000 men. In Capt. Langer ' s company, but five men survived, and he himself was wounded in seventeen places. Capt. Langer won the Pershing Medal at Nebraska in 1901. His home is at New York City. ALFRED L. ADAMS, Ex- ' 18 Lieut. Adams received his commission at the first training camp at Ft. Snelling, and was ordered direct to France. He took part in the fighting at Soissons, St. Mihiel, Blanc Mont and the Argonne region. On November 4, he was wounded by a piece of shrapnel in the Argonne fighting. His home Is at Omaha, Nebraska. F P T« 9i9a CottiJiSStei-IE] I GEORGE W. IRWIN, LL. B. ' 17 Lieut. Irwin was in tlie fighting at the Ar- gonne region, where he was wounded, be- ing gassed and strucl by a piece of shrap- nel. He had been at the front nine months when wounded, having been on every sector on the western front. He is at present with the army of occupation. LYNN J, IV10NTR0SS, Ex- ' 18 Lynn J. IVIontross enlisted June 26, 1917, landing in France Decoration Day, 1918. He was in his first battle at Hamel, In the Somme sector, on July 4, and was in severe action in the Argonne forest region and on the Meuse river, going over the top seven times. On October 10, he was severely wounded, and was in Base Hospitals Nos. 43 and 36 for three months. Lynn Montross lives at Pierce, Nebraska. EDWARD SHOEMAKER, Ex- ' 19 Lieut. Shoemal er went over with the Rain- bow Division the latter part of October, 1917. After the rviarch 21st offensive, he spent 100 consecutive days in the trenches at Baccavat, then transferred to the Cham- pagne front, saw the Germans stopped be- fore they got started on their July 14th of- fensive, and was slightly wounded in the Chateau Thierry drive which followed. CARL G. MELIN, Ex- ' 19 Corporal Carl Melin enlisted October 3, 1917, and was in training at Camp Funston until April 17, 1918, at which time he sailed for France. He was in the fighting at the Marne, St. Mihiel and the Argonne woods, at which last place he was strucl in the hip by a piece of shrapnel. He was In a hos- pital at Bordeaux, France, for two months, and sailed for the United States in Decem- ber 1918. —29- E •g l Tiig-1919 ,- iM [ P i © -so— m ilol iworatpi -31- I CofnisSsk hn ( (general SlToijn 3. I ergfjms General Pershing graduated from the Law College in 1893 while acting as Commandant of the University cadets. He has probably been deco- rated more than any American soldier. In addition to the medals he wore before April 6, 1917, he has been decorated with the Order of Saint Leopold from Belgium, The Grand Cordon of the Order of the Paulownia from Japan, The Grand Cross of the Legion of Honor from France, The Grand Cross of Saints Maurice and Lazarus from Italy, The Cross of the Order of Michael, the Brave from Rumania, and The Grand Cross of the Order of the Bath from England. On December 27, 1918, he received the distinguished Service Medal from the United States. —32- n I WILLIAM HAYWARD, Law. ' 94 Cot. William Hayward was in command of the 369th Infantry, a detachment of New York colored troops. Because of the brilliant work of this regiment in a twelve-day battle in the Champaigne offensive, not only Colonel Hayward but the entire regiment were dec- orated with the Croix de Guerre. In a let- ter written by Colonel Hayward concerning this drive, he stated: " It seemed as if the end of the world had come. This twelve-day battle equalled Dante ' s description of twelve days in hell. " Colonel Hayward graduated from the University of Nebraska in 1894, and was prominent in school activities, playing on the varsity football team while in school. After graduating from Nebraska, he com- menced practicing law at Nebraska City, where he has been located until recently. He then moved to New York City, and at the time of his enlistment, vas a member of the Public Service Commission. RICHARD BOLLES PADDOCK, Ex- ' 10 Lieut. Col. Paddock, after finishing his course at the University of Nebraska, went to West Point Military Academy, where he graduated in 1914. He went to France with the first expeditionary force on May 28. 1917. While at the front, he was wounded and gassed in the fighting at Chateau Thierry, at which place he also received the Croix De Guerre. HARRISON L. GAYER, A. B. ' 19 (Feb.) Capt. Harrison L. Gayer left school to at- tend the Officers ' Training School at Ft. Shelling, where he received his commission as First Lieutenant. Shortly after receiv- ing his commission, he sailed for France, where he was soon stationed at the front. While in the fightfng at PIcardy, and Can- tigny, he was twice cited for bravery, recom- mended for the Distinguished Service Cross, and received the French Croix De Guerre. Capt. Gayer ' s home is at Lincoln, Nebraska. —33- ¥919 i£ EDGAR T. SEELY, Ex- ' 19 On the night of July 31, 1918, while Field Hospital No. 5, at Mezy, France, was bom- barded by aeroplanes, tdgar Seely remained at his post and dressed those who were wounded. It was for this act that he was cited for bravery. HAROLD HOLTZ, Eng. ' 17 Lieut. Harold Holtz left school in May, 1917, to attend the first Training Camp at Ft. Snelllng. Before finishing that camp, how- ever, he transferred to Aviation, in which branch he received his commission. At the end of the year, he was sent to the Italian front, where he received the Italian Cross of War and the Italian Silver Medal for Valor. His home is at Burley, Idaho. JOHN LESLIE PUTT Sgt. John L. Putt, 88th Aero Squadron, 7th Corps. Third Army, took part in the fighting at Argonne forest, St. Mihiel and Meuse. It was in the fighting at Chateau Thierry that his squadron received citation for its ex- cellent work. Sgt. Putt ' s home is at Omaha, Nebraska. CLYDE T. GRAHAM, C. E. ' 11 Sgt. Clyde T. Graham, of Avoca, Nebraska, was cited for bravery for his work In the fighting at Essey and Pannes. The follow- ing is taken from the January number of Munsey ' s magazine: " Sgt. C. T. Graham, with Lt. J. Knowles, manned a tank that wandered into the towns of Essey and Pannes under terrific German fire. The lone tank scattered a German battery and ac- cumulated 70 prisoners. " l —84— •gSI Tf l919 fKp ' Cdi5»kaslcei-i MARVIN C. KUNS, Ex- ' 19 Lt. Marvin C. Kuns enlisted in May. 1917, being sent to France one year later. He was assigned to the 30th Division and fought in the Argonne Forest with that Division, which was decorated with the Croix De Guerre. Lt. Kuns is now stationed with the Army of Occupation at Maen, Germany. RICHARD GUTHRIE. ' 12 ■; Capt. Guthrie was, at the time of his deco- ration, under the French command, and the - French Croix De Guerre was given to him , because of the bravery he displayed. The ' facts concerning his decoration are lacking, , Capt. Guthrie ' s home is at Lincoln, Nebraska. • I SAMUEL GREENSTONE. A. B. ' 1 Samuel Greenstone was decorated with the Croix De Guerre after going over the top to locate a machine gun nest under intense fire. While at the front, he was cited as having done similar deeds while under the French and British command. Samuel Green- stone graduated from the University of Ne- braska in 1916. EDWARD J J. J. NOONE, LL. B. ' 17 Capt. J. J. Noone was cited for bravery In the St. MihJel drive because of his splendid work. His company captured over 3,000 pris- oners in this drive. Before entering the service, Capt. Noone was an attorney at Omaha, Nebraska. MOREY, Ex-MS Lfeut. Morey received his commission at the first Training Camp at Ft. Snelling on August 15, 1917. He was then sent to Camp Upton and from there to France, where he arrived in September. After completing a course of training at a French mili- tary school, he was attached to Col. Hayward ' s regiment. While fighting in the Champalgne campaign, he was cited for bravery and received the French War Cross. His home is at Omaha, Nebraska. —35— mm. m Tf5 1919 ;gg 1; Cdliifca ei-„ iSebragfea iWen at ers ailto Nebraska is well represented at the Peace Conference at Paris, among whom are Major F. M. Fling, who is on leave of absence from the University; Professor W. L. Westermann, ' 94; Lieut. Carl A. Bessey, ' 97; Capt. Oscar E. Hall, ' 17. Major F. M. Fling is on leave of absence from the department of European History. He went to ' ersailles, France, as chief of the diplomatic section repre- senting the historical branch of general staff. He is attached to the staff of General Bliss, where it is his duty to collect material on the conference and on the diplo- matic relations between America and the European countries in the years 1914 to 1918. Prof. W. L. Westermann, professor of Ancient History at the University of Wisconsin, is also a member of the peace party that represents the United States at Versailles. Since last July, Dr. Westermann has been on leave of absence from Wisconsin and has been devoting his time at Princeton University, making inves- tigations and gathering data for the Government. Dr. Westermann has made a special study of Turkey and the Baltic problem, and as a specialist on Turkey, he is a member of the peace party. Lieut. Carl A. Bessey, ' 97, was transferred from the 113th Engineers, 8th Engineering Department to the peace commission, according to word received by his mother, Mrs. C. E. Bessey. Lieut. Bessey, who volunteered at the beginning of the war, has been in France since September. Lieut. Bessey is the son of the late Dr. C. E. Bessey. Capt. Oscar E. Hall, ' 17, commissioned 1st Lieutenant at Fort Snelling and promoted to a captaincy in France, was assigned to the peace conference in Paris, to work in the department investigating damages to the allies. Mrs. Hall (Mildred Davis, " 15) and infant daughter are in Lincoln while Capt. Hall is in France. U- u ;e0 9 9 i£? KMM —37— m When Chancellor Avery accepted a major- ity in the army, his position was left vacant. The regents elected Dean Hastings of the Law College to the position of acting chan- cellor during the ah:ence of Chancellor Avery. The war conditions of the University were very difficult, and much credit should he given to Dean Hastings for the excellent manner in which he handled the situation. The stand taken hy Dean Hastings on the situation of securing uniforms for the S. A. T. C. won for him the esteem of the student hody. Among the officers detailed to the S. A. T. C. unit at the University of Nebraska was Lieut. Geo. N. Foster. At the time the United States entered into the war, Foster was a professor in the College of Law at the University. He entered a training camp and received a commission in the Person- nel department, being detai led to the S. A. T. C. His work here was very efficiently executed. At the close of the war, he was discharged and he has again taken up his duties in the Law College. PROF. GEO. R. CHATBURN At the entrance of the United States into the war, there immediately came a great de- mand for college-trained men far officers. This demand was so great that educators thruout the country feared the colleges would soon be depleted of men. Professor Chatburn foresaw the conditions that were rapidly ap- proaching and became the early advocater of the " Enlistment of the College Man and De- tailing Him Back to College for Training. " At a convention of waif officials and edu- cators, to which Professor Chatburn was a representative, the S. A. T. C. was organized and adopted by the War department. To Professor Chatburn goes the credit of securing and directing of the S. A. T. C. at the University of Nebraska. —38— a T ii-19l9:g j Cdi fcSsker Capt. Uuck The establishment of the S. A. T. C. at the University necessitated the assignment of officers to this unit. Capt. E. J. Mclvor was assigned as commandant and remained in charge until the middle of November, when he was withdrawn and succeeded by Capt. Leslie Drake, who presided until the demobilization of the unit. Upon the Headquarters Staff were Captain Buck, Medical department ; Lieutenant Hotch- kiss, Quartermaster department ; Lieutenant Aldritt, Dental department, and Lieutenant O ' Neill, Adjutant. During the influenza epidemic at the unit. Captain Buck extended every effort to check the spread of the disease, keeping the men in the best possible physical condition. The enlistment in the S. A. T. C. was much larger than expected, therefore the work of the headquarters was greatly hampered. How- ever, the situation was met very well by the construction of additional barracks and equip- ment, and the headquarters should receive some credit for the success of the S. A. T. C. Capt. Drake yf kU 1 Q ' Nc4Xi i; .AlUri4r i L l I CdJ fcoskGi- I REGIMENIAL OFFICER1S ,i S " " ! lit. Mxxi-fiau 4 43 Col !. ' --■£•-: !5 jsai 1 gl -40- K l CdtSttas]kei-T£ £)X§ m VLift J mh The completion of induction into the S. A. T. C. immediately gave rise to the need of a band. Orders were sent to each company for men that could play instruments, and the organization of a forty-piece military band was soon brought about. Professor Quick was made instructor and, under his efforts, an excellent band was trained. Nebraska University has always held the record of having one of the best college bands in the west, and the S. A. T. C. band upheld this standard. Besides their duties in the S. A. T. C, they were an attraction at the football games and all other University functions. When the S. A. T. C. was mustered out of service, the ranks of the band were greatly depleted, but with the return of many students, this difficulty was overcome, and the University still has an excellent musical organizaion 41 1 919 1 |, Cdi fcsifcgf[ j i Companp Lieutenant Bassett, Company Commander Meyer Beber, First Sergeant Sergeants ' G. E. Pratt B. R. Tool C. E. Allen Cullen Root A. L. Jenson QCIje tubent rmp draining Corpg At the entrance of the United States into the war, April 1917, there immediately came a great demand for college-trained young men for ofincers. So great was this demand that educators throughout the country feared the col- leges would soon be depleted of all physically fit students and became greatly alarmed lest the schools would have to go out of business. Many school men especially from the endowed colleges in the east, rushed to the Govern- ment with plans for the exemption of college students. As a result, deferred classification was granted to students pursuing certain technical hues of work, such as chemistry and engineering, the completion of which was of more importance to the Governn ent than immediate entrance into military service. But for keeping up the attendance of the schools this proved to be a failure. The young men being red-blooded and patriotic refused to accept exemption; they did not even desire it; they wished to avoid the very appearance of being slackers, and the quicker they could get to pumping cold lead into the Huns the better they would be pleased. (On the other hand, there were many —42— • m ffir-i9ig g LCahSkttsiei- felS —43— G a in[5 " i9i9: i — " — -- Companp Lieutenant Sundstrom, Company Commander Orville Ellerbrock, First Sergeant Sergeants Kenneth Hawkins Ralph Ford Lawrence Metzger Floyd Paynter Sam Brownell educators who would not think of asking exemption for their students. The writer was one who early advocated the " enlistment of the college man and the detailing of him back to college for special training. " All this agitation brought strongly to the attention of the Government the needs of the schools; meantime the War Department saw in their organizations the machinery ready at hand for the training of industrial technicians who were greatly needed in the army. A committee consisting of representatives of various branches of the war service and civilian educators was appointed to organize and administer this work. Contracts were entered into for the utilization of the organization, plant and equipment of the several colleges; also for the housing and subsistence of the soldier students under most rigid sanitarv regulations. The instruction thus contracted for was largely along industrial lines and later became Section B of the S. A. T. C. It proved to be so satisfactory that the Government thought it worth while to expand the scheme so as to take in all university men- There were, therefore, estab- lished in colleges registering 100 or more men, units of the S. A. T. C. proper. Under the regulations selected, young men who where physically fit for mili- tary service, IS years of age or over, and had been accepted as students in a m ' » 5 1 CdUkkb or Company P ' f ' - U H i Hi i y Ti illi is jfife ' i. -45- j]8i CatSteiskgi- G. W. Hopkins H. D. Gish Companp C Lieutenant Giere, Company Commander H. G. HowARTH, First Sergeant Sergeants Donald Percy R. E. Slama Lamar Folda Harvey Johnson R. B. Blain college requiring a high school preparation or its equivalent for entrance, were to be allowed voluntarily to enlist in the S. A. T. C. and thus to become bona fide soldiers of the United States. Before this could go into effect, however, the draft age was lowered to 18 years, but the War Department wished to continue S. A. T. C. for registrants because the Government looking ahead to the possibility of a long war needed trained men to fill important positions in the army, and later, educated men to carry on the work of readjustment after the fighting had stopped. The colleges having units of the S. A, T. C. were, in other words, to serve as reservoirs from which a constant supply of officer material could be drawn as needed. They furnished splendid places for the trying out of these men. Arrangements were under way for psychological examinations which would determine the character of work for which the student soldier was best fitted, and his future training was to be modified accordingly. In order to popularize the movement and.indiyre young men to offer them- selves for voluntary induction, it was decided that a publicity campaign should be inaugurated. This was assigned to the American Council on Education, an organization composed of some twenty national educational associations 5 ($ -46— .5 rt6r,»4 ¥«»-- -. :•-:• %iL j»Jt «J S Lr- ' ffilj 41. iulHtJ —47— ejl 115 919 1 , Coi ditislsei ' I Companp M Lieutenant Glass, Company Commander Paul Seidel, First Sergeant Sergeants Robt. L. McCoy Fred H. Thomas Seth C. Taylor Loren A. Dougherty Donald W. Swindell and recognized as a semi-official adjunct to the Government. The council made an estimate of the probable enrollment, distributed this to the several states and began a drive to secure the students. The estimate for the whole United States was 111,097; for Nebraska, 1,752. The actual enrollment was in excess of 250,000 and 2,500 respectively, of which about 1,500 were in the University of Nebraska. When the students came in at the opening of school, it was necessary to arrange for their housing and subsistence with the greatest dispatch possible. The new Social Science building, though uncompleted, and the Armory were transformed into barracks; at the state farm two large wooden buildings were constructed for the same purpose; Nebraska Hall was continued as barracks for Section B ; while commodious mess halls were constructed and operated on each campus, with T. A. Williams, Student Activities Agent, in charge. Theoretically the time of the soldier was to be divided between " educa- tional " and " military " work so that the former should receive 42 hours per week as follows : War Aims, three hours recitation, six hours study ; free elective, three hours recitation, six hours study; the other 24 hours out of the 42 to be selected from the following allied subjects: English, French, German, f —48— i if wrr ' i9i9W... :m coHiKsswis : —49— w ' . ■ ' - ' Fh-i ■Jt .t-.J ' s.-.rfL Companp 3 Lieutenant Goodell, Company Commander Stanley Hall M. V. Kappius, First Sergeant Sergeants F. L. Bowser Howard Jensen Paul Rork taff Arks Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Geology, Astronomy, Geography, Mineralogy, Hygiene, Descriptive Geometry, Economics, Surveying, Mechanical and Freehand Drawing, Accounting, History, International Law, Military Law, and Psychology. This was considered to be sufficiently liberal for most any class of university students. The military authorities had charge of the students the remainder of the time and were to give technical military instruc- tion and drill about six hours per week. During the summer and fall the personnel of the military staff underwent many changes. The first commanding officer was Capt. E. E. Wheeler; he was followed by Capt. E. J. Mclvor; and he, in turn, by Capt. L. G. Drake. 1st Lieut. D. B. Miller was Adjutant to Capt. Wheeler and for a time acting commanding officer; 2d Lieut. F. J. O ' Neil became adjutant upon Lieutenant Miller ' s promotion to a captaincy and other work. On the list of other sub- ordinate commissioned officers who served here a part or the whole of the time S- A. T. C. was in existence are : First Lieutenants W. G. Murphy, F. A. Gold, Harold Fisher, G. A. Neale, A. H. Keffer, E. M. Cassady; Second Lieu- tenants M. Sporer, S. C. Staley, L. H. Rockwell, P. D. Turner, R. J. Holmes, Lawrence Hotchkiss, C. J. Mulgrew, G. N. Foster, D. H. Banks, C. D. Bassett, -50- r fry 115 919 CoiStteasloei- k y -- Companp 3 —51— 1 1919 i I Co ik k i Companp I Lieutenant Goen, Company Commander Lee Huff, Jr., First Sergeant Sergeants Floyd Rivett Joe Liggett L. G. Andrews Donald Lyle M. E. Williams M. A. Sundstrum, R. W. Giere, L. A. Glass, F. F. Gignilliat, Robert Reilly, E. G. Montgomery, R. H. Goddell, E. J. Goen; Ensign G. A. Webber. On the medical staff were Captains A. O. Buck, G. B. Hamilton ; First Lieutenants Russell Callen and R. V. Aldrit. ' . Some day when time lends perspective, the history of the S. A. T. C. move- ment will be, written by someone capable of setting forth its good and bad points in a systematic, concise manner. Nebraska will then be proud of the fact that she had a part in it, that she rendered every help possible to make a success of the greatest educational experiment ever attempted, an experiment stopped by a great world blessing, the signing of the armistice. Organization had not been completed ; military men inexperienced or not wholly in sympathy with the educational side were in command ; and the influenza epidemic and various other causes prevented a fair try-out. Educators, as a rule, were glad to give it up, but some there are who yet believe there is much good in the principle of having students, especially in the lower classes, under rigid dis- cipline ; that eventually the dormitory system will take the place of the military barracks and that facilities for supervised study will greatly enhance the effi- ciency of our educational institutions, that, though seemingly put to death by the ending of the war, its good points may still live and influence the world ' s education for all time to come. Geo. R. Chatburn, Nebraska Director, American Council on Education. —52— m RM I Company m Kfe: f ■ ■■ ■Jjr v 3 A itf " V w -HhI a ii J ' ' j!!Wv ii ■l isnn " ■ H i iilfii s —53— llfi 919Sg Hi Companp €, J abp Lieutenant Sporer, Second Battalion Commander Walter Blunk, Company Commander Russell M. Bailey, Company Commander —54- I m s. (i. 01 .d. —55- i isi S Colonel W. f . Monison Commanbant Eesierbe 0iiittt tE raining Corps nibcrsiitp of iSebragka i —56- T im W .........FSJ ii, Colonel m f. iHorriSon The University of Nebraska is indeed fortunate to have as its com- mandant Colonel W. J. Morrison, Field Artillery. He is the highest rank- mg officer that has ever been on duty at the University, and this assign- ment IS a compliment to the Military department of Nebraska With the comnig of the colonel, the Military department begins a new era which will doubtless surpass the pre-war record. Colonel Morrison is a western product, and western trained He was born at Iowa City, Iowa, February 6, 1881, and attended the public schools there. He entered the University of Iowa in 1896, attending two .years, and leavmg there to accept an appointment to the United States Mili- .• tary Academy m 1898. A graduate of the Academy in 1902, he was assigned as a second lieutenant in the Artillery Corps. In 1907, he was attached to the Field Artillery arm and raised to the grade of first lieutenant Field ' ' Artillery. In 1912, he was raised to the rank of captain, Field Artillery ' and at the opening of the war in 1917, he was raised to the grade of major Field • Artillery. In August of the same year, he was transferred to the National Army as a heutenant-colonel, and June, 1918. he was again raised, attaining his present rank of Colonel, Field Artillery. The record of rapid promotion indicates the scope of Colonel Morrison ' s abilities. The particular aptitude of the colonel for instruction work is well ■ indicated in his assignments. He graduated in 1905 from the School of Application of Cavalry and Field Artillery, Fort Riley, Kansas. He com- pleted the School of Fire for Field Artillery at Fort Sill, Oklahoma, in 1912. In the interim. 1906 to 1910, he was detailed as instructor in the Department of Philosophy at the United States Military Academy hold- ing the position of assistant professor from 1909 to 1910 He was the in- structor, Mil.tia Course, for the School of Fire, Field Artillery in 19P During the war period, he held the positions of instructor, assistant directo ' r and director at the School of Fire. In this work, he instructed in the Departments of Firing, Topography and Reconnaissance. In addition to these various assignments, he has twice been on active service in the Philippines and has been stationed at nearly all the important military posts in this country. Vith the personality of Colonel Morrison in the department and his very able ability and qualifications for the work of the R O T C Nebras ka may well look forward to a successful future along military lines m -57- e0 i9i9 ii , C tetskey sigisitant Commanbants; CAPTAIN C. J. FRANKFORTER Captain Frankforter, Chemical Warfare Serv- ice, was born in Lincoln, Nebraska. October 30, 1885. In 1903, he attended the University of Ne- braska, where he received the degrees of B. Sc. and A, M. He was then assistant professor in chemistry until August, 1917, when he entered the Second Officers Training Camp at Fort Snelling, Minnesota. After receiving his commission as captain, he was transferred to Camp Grant, Illi- nois. In March, he was made acting battalion commander in the 341st Infantry. He was then appointed as co mmanding officer of Company A, 311th Military Police, 86th Divisipn, Camp Grant. Illinois. On July 3, he reported to the Edgewood Arsenal. Maryland. From here, he was trans- ferred to the University of Nebraska as professor of military science and immediately began the re- habilitation of the R. O. T. C. To the work of Captain Frankforter is due the good start that the Military department had after the episode of the S. A. T. C. CAPTAIN C. M. HARRIS Captain Harris received his first military training while attending Louisiana State Uni- versity. , He spent a year at the United States Military Academy and for the next three years was a lieutenant with the Philippine Scouts. He was commissioned captain of cavalry in April, 1917. In October, he was transferred to Fort Sill, Oklahoma, where he remained until his transfer to the R. O. T. C. at the University of Nebraska. CAPTAIN J. G. FAES Captain Faes was a member of the Nebraska National Guard from January, 1914, to October. 1917. In June, 1916, he went to the Mexican border, as first sergeant in the F ' ourth Nebraska Infantry. He was commissioned first lieutenant of the National Guards in August, 1916. At Fort Sill, Oklahoma, he was commissioned first lieutenant in Oc- tober, 1916. At the School of Fire for Field Artillery he was commissioned captain. CAPTAIN BRIAN O ' BRIAN Captain O ' Brian attended the University of Nebraska from 1914 to 1917. On May 15, he en- tered the Officers ' Training Camp at Fort Snell- ing, Minnesota, and was commissioned as first lieutenant. Field Artillery, in August. At Fort Sill, Oklahoma, where he was instructor, he was promoted to captain. Field Artillery. He was then transferred to the University of Nebraska. Field Artillery unit. LIEUTENANT W. G. MURPHY Lieutenant Murphy received his early military training in Pennsylvania, being a captain in a drill organization for ten years. In June. 1916, he went with the Pennsylvania National Guards to the Mexican border, where he held the grade of ser- geant. At Officers ' Training Camp, Fort Niagara, was commissioned second lieutenant of infantry on August 15, 1917. He was sent to Camp Meade, Maryland, and promoted to the rank of first lieutenant on December 31, 1917. He was transferred to the University of Nebraska on June 21. —58— ' u W M t Coaifes5l E ]g Parry Seidell Lyle Godwin Betzer Ilarley Bushnell Jensen Long Juhn uii Huling Judd Salter Campbell Junge taff anb Hint ©tf iters 0t tfje Caaet Regiment E. ©. . €., tHnibersitp of j efarasfea COLONEL Harold B. Long LIEUTENANT COLONEL Walter H. Judd MAJORS Carl L. Junge Herman H. Jensen CAPTAINS George D. Bushnell, Adjutant Donald D. Parry, Co. C James B. Harley, Co. A Arden W. Godwin, Co. D Paul E. Seidell, Co. B Fred C. Campbell, Co. E FIRST LIEUTENANTS Donald W. Lyle, Co. F, Co. Commander Harold Huling Clyde E. Johnson George S. Salter Ward C. Betzer -59— „ J- g nP. ,,. ; caakaskei- With the full significance that the name implies, of honor and achievement, the per- sonnel of the Pershing Rifles is working to add to the honors it has gained. At no time since its early history has the spirit of the Pershings been better. The competition each year has been keen and the selection of the past year has only amplified the con- test for places on the crack company. The history of the Pershing Rifles dates back to the time when our great mili- tary leader. General John J. Pershing, was commandant at Nebraska. The spirit of the Military " department dates from then. For, on September 25, 1891, Lieutenant Pershing reported for duty, bringing with him that ability and enthusiasm that was to completely change the Military Department of Nebraska. From the very first, the new commandant instilled into the cadets an appreciation of discipline and accomplish- ment. The commandant soon knew the personnel of the cadet regiment minutely and with this knowledge the following year we find the University entering a crack company, Company A, in the grand National Competitive Drill, which was held in Omaha. This Company had been picked with care; with a care that only a hard-working and well- informed officer could apply. Pershing was determined to have the best drilled com- pany in the competition and so infectious was his energy and enthusiasm that early in the morning before classes and after dinner in the evening, found the pride of the department at work. The first public appearance of the Pershing Rifles, then known as the Varsity Rifles, is a piece of familiar Nebraska tradition. The Varsity Rifles took part in both the " Grand National " and the " Maiden, " and failed in the former simply because they drew first place. However, they were successful in the latter and, as a result, drew .$1,500 and the Omaha cup. The entire state was swept with admiration for these achieve- ments, and Pershing had won his first battle. From that day to this, the Pershing Rifles, for the name " Varsity Rifles " was short lived, due to the appreciation of the man who had made them successful, have been the honor of the Military department. Competition is the basis of membership, and the cadets are only too glad to accept any place, however humble, in order to be a member. -60— jej) TSe l919 ' ;:ii I ifle v. ' i e iToft-CotnS " " §-t -p Off ' l»ie Po o-iiie » $4 -Wai-c:K " o-ui- X i-o s r ri5eU919lg liAi Ci XA-Jrrv-$ Co4x tW G HacfpvfH—i SS Brx.-t-(-a:fio tv i kXi. £? r ' » f I A-{: ' -{: 04X. A[i1; 4 -tl er- —62— W moW I Coiiilii All 0-u.4r ti t afiei I l-£ 2 OCfice b =5 cS ' -ta-re I ' ' X) l{ U 3 ' Mq-I a. Move -63— , CofidEBSkgi- The war, with its record of unparalleled accomplishment, is past, and the future lies before with a new record of accomplishment to live up to. The part of America in this war is one the entire nation likes to look back upon with pride. The University of Nebraska looks back with perhaps more pride than average for her members and former members have done a lion ' s share of work. With war and its demands, the eyes of the world rested upon America to see whether or not she could deliver. And Amer- ica, taking stock of herself, knew that the question was not, " Can I de- liver? " but was, " How much more can I deliver than is expected of me? " To all the students and grads of the University of Nebraska this appeal came and the way was cleared for a " Rush Order " from Nebraska. The ones who, while at college, had put their faith and work in the creed of preparedness were in a position to make the delivery a good one. The result of the hours of pavement pounding and squads right and that unconscious obeying of commands that instilled discipline, was to make the former cadet in a far better position to give all his abilities than the man bf equal ability who had not passed through the rudimentary training. And so -the Military department points with pride to the number of stars in the college service flag that owe their early training and no small part of their success to the Military department of the University. A glance at the names and ranks of those who three or four short years ago were the cadet officers and non-coms and privates will serve better than any other argument for the success of military drill in college. It is with this background of accomplishment that the new Military department is being built. The war has completely erased the organiza- tion of yesterday and in its place a new and stronger system is being built. While the war erased the organization, it also erased that petty prejudice that had so forcefully and so continuously hindered the growth of the department. That misinformation, or lack of information, that has in the past caused people to unthinkingly condemn that which they do not under- stand, has been done away with and in the light of accomplishment their doubts are scattered. The work of war has added to the public senti- ment back of the Military department. Its friends are firmer for having seen their contentions proven, its enemies are fewer, and the great mass of uninformed who looked with disfavor upon its work has dwindled and made place for the more friendly element. With a new start, public opinion behind and much at hand to accom- plish before, the Military department, with a corps of instructors never before equalled and a spirit never excelled, will build on the foundations of achievement, a stronger structure than before. 1 . —64— % Reverently we lift the IDEA from its musty, dusty hiding place in Nebraska ' s attic of memories. We blow the cob-webbed accumulations of years from its dissembled parts. In our diligent search we find portions of this hallowed symbol of the institution ' s life, hidden in forgotten and forsaken crannies — rusting and rotting from non- use. Other bits we find have been carefully preserved in the lavender of the yearly calendar — only to be brought forth on gala occasions for a brief period of hom- age and then laid away until another twelfth month rolls around. We have assembled the scattered por- tions. We have brought together the little bits that have fallen by the wayside in the triumphant march of the years. Patiently we have fitted the parts together. And now the Cornhusker presents them to you, students, alumni, faculty and friends of the University. May they arouse in you the sympathetic response that the portraits of your mother instigates. May the picture of them revive tender, haunt- ing memories of your University Life. And when you have gone over them one M Cnrnkiiskofi Tf Mofl • -65— CoPSksSkoi- by one may your Idea of the Traditions of your University be merged into a deeper love and reverence for your Alma Mater. You say — What is this IDEA appelled Traditions? It is an illusive thing which may not be confined to a definition, but might be ensnared in reminiscent metaphor. Tradition has the same intangible rela- tion to an institution that age has for the Bacchusian delights of old wine. The rarity of its value depends upon its num- bered days. Time furnishes the essence of the color — the sparkle the haunting memory, which both enjoy. To be sure definitions have been approached. A scientist might dub it the evolution of an event. The rhetorician might insist it, the poetic expression of a repetitive idea. An artist might appel it in terms of a colorful portrayal of a concrete subject. The engineer would say it was the show display of the working plans of the insti- tution. The home economist finds it the syn- thesis of college ingredients. The agriculturist would define it as the fertile part of college life containing ele- ments which are conducive to the growth of college spirit. But to the University of Nebraska stu- dent — whether living on the campus or continuing studies in the school of experi- ence — the idea, College Traditions, is the binding string that holds the Nebraskan heart to its Alma Mater. The exigencies of the past year — the war program of the University — the up- heaval of all routine and traditional pro- ( —66- 1 B i ■qM W-1919 ' S m I grams, has made the celebration of most of the special occasions endeared in the collective heart of the University, impos- sible. To the first year students on the Cam- pus, university life has meant little more than an attendance to classes. Even second year students are stunted in their appreciation of true college spirit. They have scarcely witnessed enough of the traditional exercises of the campus to inoculate them from the same idea, that the Campus is a place where one attends classes. They have not breathed in the elements that form the basis of college atmosphere. They have not been made aware of the compounds which have made the insti- tution what it is today. Of course S. A. T. C. could find no place for Olympics, and traditional caps for the Freshmen this year. Uncle Sam ' s khaki would book no intrusion of the verdant green upon its claim for popularity. Nor could military discipline find a place for interclass scraps. There was one para- mount issue before all students. That was to win the war. All energies — efforts — enthusiam was placed at the service of that idea. War impetus necessitated the sweeping aside of class — aye — even school spirit. The Farmers ' Fair was a luxury which the University gave up as a conservation measure last year. Also the tradition of University Week which was designed to take a little college life over the State of its birth. Home Coming Day last fall became just an open house for Fraternity members. It made a nice little week-end party, but scarcely quickened the general campus pulse. With four thousand of the Nebras- ka boys in service a home-coming spirit I, CofSkSsketr ' B ' ltloft —67- li CMSfeaskei " TrodMott v ci ' ' « .-. could scarcely pervade the halls in which they once dwelt. Most of the spring festivities were held after a fashion during the 1918 season. Ivy Day was the great impressive event of the year. The military spirit was domi- nant to be sure, and the great service flag vied with the queen for homage, but the traditions of the day were maintained. The Senior picnic and Phi Beta Kappa Day were held as usual. But the martial drums of war drowned their sweet toned chimes of the festive season and only the few were cognizant of their happenings. The spring of 1919 will be kinder and the mellowed traditions will once again be heard. Charter Day — this time a semi-centen- nial celebration — will ring the bells of the golden anniversary of the institution in May. The Cornhusker banquet experi- enced a resurrection in its old familiar form. University Week will again gladden the hearts of communities and quicken the drowsy pulse of the State where the carrying forces of the University would not otherwise circulate. Ivy Day, Fete Day, the Senior picnic, Phi Beta Kappa Day, Compet with its accompanying shirt tail parade will again grace the Campus. With their return will come the old glow that has come to its Halls of Learning. With them will come the old expression of love and rev- erence for our College Halls, with them will come the chords of harmony and union that attune the heart of the Ne- braskan forever. I —68- " Olympics " is an artificial name which was dedicated by Professor Bessey to the annual class scrap between the Freshmen and the Sophomores of the University. The school is indebted to Professor Condra for successfully organizing and carrying into effect the plans of the first class scrap in the fall of 1906. Up to the year 1906 there had been only athletics to awaken the spirit of theCorn- husker men, and it was a common sight in those days to see two or three Sopho- mores wait for an innocent Freshman and assail him, pull several buttons from his vest, run away and call the incident a fight. Several upper classmen asked Dr. Condra to help them put a stop to these unsportsmanlike acts. As a consequence a free-for-all scrap between the classes was suggested to settle all disputes. A Committee composed of members from the Senior and Junior classes was appointed to establish the contest. Judges and referees were picked, whose duty it was to look after the fairness of the fight and decide on the winning side. The Committee chose a day in November on which the event would be staged. School was dismissed the day on which the Olympics took place. Two opposing lines were formed, one Sophomore and one Freshman. A pistol was fired and the two lines rushed together, grappling with one another. Soon they separated into groups of twos and threes. Bull-pens had been provided in which the men were taken when they were captured by the other side. On account of the large num- ber of Freshmen, they finally defeated the Sophomores after a hard fight. Persons who have witnessed class scraps since I; CoiSfcaStGi- ■ ItodMoA — 9— Tig 1919 [gg TrodMoii m I C P kaskei ' j J5 then claim that the first fight has been the best one up to the present day. In the last few years the Olympics have been modified and several different ath- letic stunts have been added to the origi- nal program. Slugging, which marked the first fight, has been barred. The contest- ants on either side have the same number of men. Pushball, boxing, wrestling and the pole-rush have been introduced to make the event more exciting and inter- esting. The results from this first event were so encouraging that it was given a place in the traditions and has grown in size each year until it now holds one of the highest places among school festivities. Boxing and wrestling are direct outgrowths from Olympics. The men of each class were seen in their true colors, and several athletes who have attained gridiron fame were first noticed by the coaches, because of the ability they displayed in partici- pating in this event. The Innocents were first organized to take care of the Olympics and in later years they have gradually come into con- trol of all the school festivities. This annual get together for all class scraps is probably one of the best means of getting the boys acquainted and also it instills in them that spirit which every student should have; to honor and love the U. of N. first, last and forever. The last class scrap was held in 1917 and the Freshmen were whipped for the first time in years. They were forced to wear the green caps, the punishment in- flicted on the Freshmen class if they are beaten. This idea was taken from the Eastern colleges whose traditions require the wearing of green caps by all Freshmen. The system of Olympics as carried on by the Nebraska Uni versity has been copied by Universities and High Schools from the east and west part of the country. This is one of the most successful stunts ever put on by the student body in the way of promoting the school spirit. a —70— tj m Jf armers jf air The Farmers Fair was given a place in the university traditions by the school of Agriculture in the spring of 1916. The first ideas and fundamentals of the fair came from the University of Missouri, where it has grown in size and importance year after year. Towns people and farm- ers from different parts of the state at- tend the Missouri fair by the thousands and it is claimed that the fair is the best advertising means enjoyed by the uni- versity. Committees for the Nebraska 1916 fair were appointed and organized in May. On the Fourth of April work was com- menced and the farm campus was trans- formed from a scholarly atmosphere to a world of frenzied barkers, nature ' s freaks, acrobats and brass bands. The fair was held on the tenth of April. The farm buildings, class rooms and lab- oratories were thrown open to the inspec- tion of the visitors and many took advan- tage of the opportunity to become ac- quainted with the farm work. Professors explained the utility and purpose of the different departments. The Home Economics Girls supplied the visitors with sandwiches and pink lemon- ade and had on display some of their products. The fair was one of the most successful events of the school year considered not alone from the financial and educational side, but it indirectly brought the people of the state into direct contact with the work of the University. The interest the people of the state took in the Agriculture college as a result of this fair is shown by the fact that the fol- —71— I CdPt SSkBTJ M lowing fall a great increase in the number of students enrolled in the School of Agri- culture was noted. The Agriculture college is growing rap- idly, and to awaken our rural population to the value of the college and higher education, this fair serves as one of the best instruments in bringing the tax payers of the state into direct touch with the university work. This service is of the greatest importance to the University as a large per cent of all students come from the farm and should this tradition die out, without any effort on the student or faculty part, it will be considered a hin- drance to the complete success of the Agriculture College. —7a— 1 1919 jgg llomecomms Bap Homecoming day. The very words stimulate a glowing warmth about the heart regions. They sound cozy and hos- pitable and intimate. They whisper of eternal friendships and everlasting mem- ories. They carry with them a welcome — a warm hand clasp — a responsive sym- pathy. Their very innotation brings to mind the words of Browning: Come back with me to the first of all, Let us lean and love it over again, Let us now forget and now recall. Break the rosary in a pearly rain, And gather what we let fall! Thus the day means a time of retrospec- tion. It is the day when Nebraska ' s stu- dents go back and gather up the broken and lost threads of friendship. It sets aside a time for reunions about the cam- pus hearth. Long separated friends meet again at the same board and once more break bread together. Active students exert themselves in providing as big a taste of the old " U " spirit as the alumni Husker lover can swallow in one day. Homecoming day usually falls in Nov- ember, when the frost is on the pumpkin and the football team ' s in trim. The first official day with the banquet and every- thing was held November 6, 1912. There were 2000 visitors to enjoy the day-long program prepared through the efforts of G. W. Kline of the State Alumni associ- ation. The Olympics were staged in the morning and the Kansas-Nebraska game booked for the afternoon. 500 attended the banquet in the evening. —73- CSRifaiskei- Mr. T. F. A. Williams served as toast- master at that inaugural feast. Old grads responded to the following toasts: " Homers, " H. W. Caldwell ' 80. " Nebraska University, " Guy Reed— ' 11. " Our Next Touchdown, " Paul F. Clark — ' 97. " Co-ed Point of View. " " Coach and Team, " Fred Hunter-- ' 05. " Why a State University, " F. E. Edger- ton— ' 00. " The Spot Light, " N. Z. Snell— ' 82. " Nebraska Spirit, " Dr. Irving Cather— ' 98. L. E. Mumford served as Master of Ceremonies for the evening. By the year 1915, the day had become an elaborate affair. The Iowa-Nebraska game was held in the afternoon per schedule, but a mixed and varied program was planned for the evening. At seven o ' clock there were a band concert and fire- works. At eight dancing began in the Armory. The old gym was decorated in corn stalks and pumpkins for the occas- ion. 200 gallons of cider were consumed that night, along with barrels and barrels of apples, and bushels and bushels of doughnuts. At the same time the faculty were hold- ing a reception in Art Hall and refresh- ments were served there also. A moving picture show was staged, showing films of the Lincoln pageant and pictures of vari- ous activities on the campus. Over in the Temple Theatre there was more dancing in the various halls and the Dramatic Club staged " Believe Me, Xantippe " to all that could be packed into the Temple Theatre. It was a most gala occasion, and the 2000 and more visitors who represented seventy-five of the ninety-three counties of the state felt the strings that bound —74— G ) TfgU9lQ; II their hearts to their University vibrate with a new thrill. It was their school. They knew it, for they could return there and find a welcome as they could return home and find a ready chair. During the fall of 1918, there was no real homecoming celebration. The many vacant chairs that must have been would have robbed the day of its joy. One did not have to journey to the campus to send his thoughts to France. To be sure the day was observed in name. All of the fraternities held open house for any that might have been drawn back to the old haunts by the succession of the sea- sons. But at best it was a sad homecom- ing. The men on the campus were in barracks. The girls were in their last season ' s suits. There was only the elo- quent service flag to greet the home- comer in many, many places. Even some of the old professors were not at their posts. The war had called them for a greater service. There was no time for refreshments and dances and festivals. But next year! Then our soldier lads will have returned. What a homecoming it will be! How much closer the ties will have become for the sufferings and heart aches and sorrows of the past year. And when students and alumni gather about for this renewed opportunity of being together — all together again they will raise their eyes to their Service Flag with its 73 gold stars gleaming among the 4000 blue ones on the field of white, their smile will become a little sweeter, their hand clasp a little tighter, their hearts a little warmer and their thoughts a little more tender. The homecoming will have taken on a deeper significance. They will leave the presence of that Flag, humbled in spirit and with ambition mellowed in thoughts of a greater ser- vice, for " Greater love hath no man than this — That he lay down his life for his friends. " i Cdt5li5Skei-| c Hon —75- 3 lS 9i9jc odMotx f Coi fesiker W t Cornbusfeer panquet The flying lump of sugar, the wadded napkin, and the smack of chopped ice on cheek and forehead, bring visions of tempestuous riot and confusion to the mind of those fortunates who have at- tended the Cornhusker Banquet of ye olden times. The older Nebraskan well remembers the time when his life was far safer under the table ' s protecting roof, than above it, when the air was charged with flying missiles, and a man offered a prayer to get out alive. Such were the good old days of yore that have now passed into history; their memory still fresh with us, but their reality gone, never to return. The Cornhusker Banquet boasts an existence of some thirty years. The first meetings were held back in the days of Dr. Roscoe Pound, who is now Dean of the Harvard School of Law, and many of the incidents connected with the early banquets are linked with his name. Dr. Pound, with other citizens and alumni of the University, conceived the idea of the Cornhusker banquet, and held the first meetings, which were informal, at some down town hotel. The purpose of the Banquet then, as well as now, was to boost for the football team, and to adver- tise the successes of the team to the State and to the Middle West. In these days the business men of Lincoln took an inter- est in the successes and failures of the Cornhusker football team, and never failed to add their financial and moral aid when called upon to do so. This active interest of Lincoln business men in Ne- braska football has survived the changing —76— ■A Tg 9l9 is circumstances of the last thirty years, and even today we see them " turn out " for the Cornhusker Banquet at the close of the football season. For about fourteen years the Corn- husker Banquet drifted along without definite organization, the meetings being held regularly, but beyond the reach of student control. In 1904 the management of the Banquet was taken over by the Innocents society and by them, was made a great annual affair, with elaborate cab- aret and entertainment features. A long toast list was arranged of speakers drawn from all over the State. It was at this time, that the student body first took active interest in the annual event, and by the weig ht of student opinion, made it a breach of Cornhusker loyalty to be absent from the Banquet. The hilarities of the Cornhusker Ban- quet which had been steadily on the in- crease for ten or twelve years, reached a climax in the Banquet of 1916. In this year the number of casualties was un- usually high, and more than one enthusi- astic Cornhusker awoke the following day with a blue swelling over the eye. Some had grown welts on their heads overnight, and others were nursing sore and sprained fingers. The toast master of the evening barely escaped losing his scalp, when a coiled napkin, filled with ice, skimmed over his head. Football warriors, who were veterans of many a hard-fought battle of the gridiron, freely admitted that they would rather go through three games with Michigan or Minnesota, than risk their lives at another such Cornhusker Banquet. As has been said, this memorable battle- feast capped the climax of the traditional Banquet of high explosives and machine gun bullets. Dean Engberg issued a proclamation soon after, stating that there Comkbisker H ' iodidoti -77- sy el Tg 93L9S (sSMoh ll C6tSte(skei-| would be no more Cornhusker Banquets. A blow was thus delivered to the hearts of Nebraskans who had come to treasure the delights of the annual Banquet. True to his word, the next year (1917), Dean Engberg forbade the students to give the annual celebration, but acquiesced in so far as to allow them to hold a banquet which should be called a " Varsity Ban- quet. " This was held last year at the city Y. M. C. A. and proved to be quite a success. The usual spirit of rowdyism was dead, and with the fine talks that were given and the excellent program of stunts, everyone was agreed that the evening was as enjoyable as any that had gone before. This year the traditional Cornhusker Banquet was revived, and a great assem- blage of loyal Cornhuskers met at the Commercial Club banquet room to pay tribute, not only to the football heroes of the past season, but also to all Cornhuskers who were taking an active part in the affairs of the University. Guy E. Reed was toast- master, being supported by an exception- ally good list of speakers, among whom were Mayor J. E. Miller, Chancellor Avery, Dr. George E. Condra, Senator J. E. Wea- verling, and Prof. Cochran. These men, everyone of them imbued with a love for their Alma Mater, gave inspiring talks to the enthusiastic Cornhuskers assembled. A new spirit was injected into the tradi- tional conception of the Cornhusker Ban- quet. A spirit of dignity took the place of the ancient, and now dead, memory of rowdyism. A great future lies ahead of the tradition of the Cornhusker Banquet. A powerful influence for good, it will always take prominent rank among the majo r tradi- tions of our school. The Banquet is the fountain from which flows the true spirit of Cornhusker loyalty, and as the years go on and each succeeding generation of Cornhuskers adds its sentiment to the occasion, the influence of the Corn- husker banquet will become of paramount importance in the life of all Nebraskans. I —78— a ■ ' ' " fftY (§itl Cornljugfeer Here is one tradition whose memories are fresh. One does not have to dig down into the nineteenth century to find out what a Girls ' Cornhusker Party is. The freaks and froHcs of that first Cornhusker night in 1913 are still as yesterday to its many participants. Here is how the idea started : For a number of years the boys of the university had worked up so much enthu- siastic energy during the football season that it was a dire necessity for them to let off steam. They found that the best way to do this was by giving the team a jolly good banquet, seething with Ne- braska spirit. Then the girls became jealous. If anyone had the Nebraska spirit, they had, and they wished, in fact demanded, to share in its distribution. Naturally the boys could not resist the requests of these fair co-eds and the next banquet table in 1911 beamed on multi- tudes of rosy cheeks and charming curls mingled with the usual array of neckties and dark suits. The success of this party was so evident that it was repeated the next year and probably would have continued annually if something else had not happened. Away back in somebody ' s brain occurred the thought why should not the girls be as original as the boys and give a party of their own to show their spirit. The thought traveled like fire. A costume party! That was the thing! Before they realized it, the girls of 1913 were gathered in the Armory, 480 strong, playing and dancing in costumes ranging from Cleopatra to Jack Horner. Little I; Camkoskei- cdMon —79— boys ran around the room breaking up the tete-a-tetes of young lovers. Dean Engberg appeared in full dress suit and utterly disgraced himself by playing ball with the girls. Dignity, snobbishness, kill- joys were put out in the cold with the boys while the stunts, refreshments, and dancing added to the merriment inside. Only the striking of midnight was able to bring an end to the party. The next year a little scandal occurred which, however, was not revealed until afterward. Among the fair ladies who watched the festivities was a good-looking, flaxen-curled damsel in a regulation middy blouse and skirt. Delicate pink cheeks, blue eyes, and a lavalier completed the camouflage. Several days later, however, the beauty was unveiled and lo! it was a boy! There never were so many chatter- ing girls on the campus as on that day. The matter quickly came to a head, end- ing in the dismissal of the culprit along with several girls who had been his tools. For the next three years the party was continued with increasing popularity until it is now the most democratic, looked- forward-to party of the year. The party in December, 1918, was a roof raising celebration of the football season and the close of the war. Early in the evening they started streaming in — Hula girls, bums, harem favorites, dominoes, Japanese maidens, Indians, society belles and beaux, clowns, waiters, Columbias, coons and Robin Hoods. Jackies and Yanks were conspicuously present. An elaborate program presented some unique and fascinating personages. Achoth opened the bill with " Rainbow Division, Camouflage. " Theta Sigma Phi, in " Bel- inda ' s Beaus, " gave a satire on life in the S. A. T. C. Three boys and three girls, the " Alpha Delta Pi Babies, " sang melo- e ! Ti6 i9i9:i dies backwards. Chi Omega pictured registration day, rush week, and other red-letter days. Alpha Omicron Pi de- picted a reversed humanity in " Looking Backwards. " Pi Beta Phi burlesqued " The Girl on the Magazine Cover. " Gamma Phi Beta put on " The Peerless Sideshow, " and Kappa Kappa Gamma produced, " When Johnny Comes Marching Home. " Alpha Xi Delta gave " The International Rag " in costume and Delta Gamma, led by Captain Mclvor, portrayed the first week of school in the S. A. T. C. Alpha Phi ' s " Seemfunny Orchestra " completed the program with a number of melo- dramatic selections. Then Don Juans and chorus girls, navy lads and colonial maids, villainous clowns and Miss Muffets joined hands and jazzed away the happy hours, until refreshments were served. Realizing that this was the one party of the year when real men were absolutely prohibited, the girls made the most of their time to vent their pent-up spirits and become acquainted with each other. No laws could have held them down. No thoughts could have made them sober. And when the time for the Cornhusker Party rolls around next year it is to be hoped that no girl will miss this time of all times to get the real Nebraska spirit, with the other girls of the university. —81— i Coaifeko.-:g9g Cijartcr Bap The University of Nebraska was char- tered by act of the State Legislature in 1869, two years after Nebraska had been admitted to statehood. No sooner was the territory raised to the rank of state- hood than our forefathers took it upon themselves to assure the benefits of higher education to the generations of Cornhusk- ers that were to come. We owe a great debt to those generous pioneers who wasted no time or effort in setting in motion the giant wheels of knowledge. To them, who, a half cen tury ago, laid the corner stone of University Hall, we do honor this year. Charter Day has always been celebrated in some form or another at the University of Nebraska, with the exception of the year 1919, its semi-centennial year, when the celebration was postponed until June. For many years it was customary for all departments of the University to keep " open house " on Charter Day, to the general public. All departments gave exhibits of their work for the students and for visitors from the city. In the early days there was great interest mani- fested in these exhibits, and they were well attended by students. Faculty ex- pected to spend the day on the campus. Departments vied with each other in trying to put on the best exhibits of work. The tradition of the " exhibit " lingered longest in the gymnasium. The indoor track meet on Charter Day was a fixture until the outbreak of the War. The Quarter-Centennial, in 1894, was a time of great rejoicing. Professor George E. Howard was brought from Leland Stanford to give the Charter Day address. IS —82— A K S t otpW A special edition of The Hesperian, (The Daily Nebraskan), was issued, containing reminiscences and historical sketches. Students and faculty joined in the felici- tations on the growth of the institution in the first twenty-five years of its exis- tence. In this year the total number of students reached about 1309. On September 7, 1871, the University of Nebraska opened with an enrollment of seventy-five students. That was a promising event for a state only a little more than four years old, with a popula- tion of about 130,000 people scattered along its eastern border, with practically no schools above the primary or common grades. The ratio of students in atten- dance at the University for the first year, to population, was about one to seven- teen hundred. Today it is about one to 416, showing the great gain in popularity made by higher education in the last half century. An eminent Nebraskan speak- ing at the opening of the University said: " Here is free education. If these facts be appreciated and these precious advantages be improved, THIRTY YEARS from today the alumni of this institution will have made their impress for the good, the true, and the enobling upon every statute law in the state, upon every school district in the county; and the ripened fruits of this system of edu- cation will cluster richly in the legislative, executive, and judicial departments of the entire Commonwealth. " The custom of holding Commencement exercises on Charter Day, omitted this year, is a comparatively new one. It did not belong to the nineteenth century life of the institution but is a matter of the last ten or twelve years. February fif- teenth, nineteen hundred and nineteen was devoid of any excitement whatsoever. No comm encement exercises, no holiday, or any observance of the day was held. All ceremonies were postponed until the great Semi-Centennial program of this Spring. ' B adMofl ' —83— c- TfadMott i; Cdiafa5W|g] g Mniljersiitp J isllt Scandal Hall! Slam Quarters! Gos- sip Parlors! What could not the audi- torium be called on University Night? Then ' s when the lid is off! Then ' s when the veil is lifted! Then he who has dared give utterance to a noble thought is made full sorry for it. Then he who has reached or aspired to the realms of political office or campus ruler would give up his life to be one of the unassuming little freshmen about him. Then Ye Grand Professeur is fatally exhibited under the strong lens of the students ' microscope. For nine years the students have taken this opportunity to light the flames of their ever-burning desire to raise a laugh. This is the one time when no laws are binding. Here the darkest secrets of the campus are brought to light. Here the prominent characteristics of the faculty are played with unmercifully. Here in great crowds come the entire student body and faculty to gaze into the mirror of the unknown. They literally see them- selves as others see them and good naturedly accept their impersonations in the spirit that they are meant. The university is indebted to the Y. M. C. A. for the origination and propagation of this annual event. In 1911 the first University Night was held for the sole purpose of having a good time. As no admission was charged, great numbers were turned away for lack of seating cap- acity. Such success surely warranted a repetition, so University Night took its place in the list of Nebraska traditions. Minstrel shows, musical numbers, skits and take-offs have predominated in the evening ' s entertainment, vieing only for popularity with the little pet peeves of !l i II m m the year along with their originator. " The Evening Shun, " a super-edition of newspaper, which is distributed free to everyone in the audience, is also one of the leading features. This year the most conspicuous target was Dean Amanda Heppner ' s anti-rouge campaign. No skit could resist the temp- tation to fire a shot at it and anyone who had not previously taken notice of the campaign could not but be impressed with the notoriety that was given to it. Nearly 2000 students and faculty mem- bers filled the auditorium, full of the spirit of fun and of appreciation of the plans for their merry-making. The Engineers opened the program with a marvelously clever presentation by means of mechan- ical ingenuity and a camouflaged back- ground. People and things appeared mysteriously out of space. Human heads rose spookily off their shoulders and floated around in the air. " The Live Awgwan, " by the Art Club, presented live people in characteristic poses against a background of special Awgwan covers designed by Dwight Kirsch. The university band and orchestra pro- vided the music of the evening and were well enjoyed as a contrast to the many skits. Oz Black, the chalk-talk man, brought down the house by his pointed cartoons and equally pointed jokes. The lady journalists of the university, in other words, Theta Sigma Phi, dis- played its right of organization by the way its members got news. During the intermission which followed, " The Evening Shun, " the annual pro- duction of Sigma Delta Chi, was distrib- uted. The audience found its startling revelations and its campus illuminations so enticing that they were loath to stop reading when the lights went off for the I, Co iikSskoi ' c£Liiloh 1 -85- I co k -m ;i! ' ujj Law Skit. This skit, however, soon con- soled them by its hilarious take-offs on the students and faculty and by the superb acting of Herbert Yenne in the role of the heroine. The " Ag " Club and the Pre-Medics presented playlets in line with their departments, the latter pulling tonsils and catching new specimens of bugs with equal celerity and skill. The University Players, under the direc- tion of Miss Ethel Hartley, gave a realistic picture of well known campus figures which were readily recognized. Palladian Literary Society closed the program with a three act portrayal of the death and after death of the present cam- pus hobbies. They were assisted by their own orchestra and by original songs sung by their members. S-r ' |j Coi feaskei- II ll)t IBeta Eappa Bap ' BM tti Phi Beta Kappa Day, the one day in all the four years in college to which the conscientious student looks, and the one about which his fondest dreams of schol- astic triumph are woven, has developed into one of the settled traditions at Ne- braska. On this day the be-spectacled grind, white of cheek, and unkempt in appearance, (such is the historical and bromidic conception of the P. B. K.), comes forth from his rendezvous of dusty books and study table, to accept the honors bestowed upon him at that time. One day is given over by the University to the praise of those who have seriously battled with their lessons for four years. We envy and honor the football hero every day in the year; one day only do we set aside to honor the student. The apparent injustice is a part of the nature of things, and until human nature undergoes a fundamental change, the student cannot expect to be extolled to the same degree as the athlete. Phi Beta Kappa was founded at William and Mary College in 1776, and has for its prime object the promotion of scholar- ship among the students and graduates of American colleges. A charter for the Nebraska Alpha chapter of Phi Beta Kappa was secured, through the efforts of Chancellor James E. Canfield, in 1895. The chapter was installed on Charter Day, February 15, 1896. Since that time there has been regular annual or semi- annual elections of new members. Among those on the faculty . ' who were charter members were George E. McLean, from the Williams chapter, L. A. Sherman, from the Yale chapter, T. M. Hodgman, Rochester University, J. T. Lees, Western ' E aditioti " (j fitifcSsk ?r E Reserve, W. G. Langworthy Taylor, Har- vard, A. H. Edgren, Cornell, E. W. Davis, Johns Hopkins, and the late Charles E. Bessey, Michigan Agricultural College. It was the custom of the fraternity until 1902, to hold two elections each year. The six students having the highest aver- age by the end of their junior year, were elected to membership in December, and were initiated to membership at the annual meeting on Charter Day. In May a second election was held, and the stu- dents elected then were initiated at a meeting and banquet in June, to which it was the custom to bring some orator of national note. For the June meeting in 1897, the orator was Edward Everett Hale, who also conducted the initiation. Ex-Chancellor J. Irving Manatt gave the Phi Beta Kappa address in 1902. The first initiation ceremonies, followed by a " collation " to members, were held at the home of Chancellor G. E. McLean. Later, until numbers became too great, initiation programs and dinners were held at the home of Mr. and Mrs. A. J. Sawyer. Of late years these have been held at the Lincoln Hotel. Twenty years ago, the membership in Phi Beta Kappa was comparatively light as only six or eight members were taken in each year. At present the average number elected each year is about thirty or forty, making it impossible to hold initiations at a private home. At the present time elections to Phi Beta Kappa are made the week before Easter recess, and announcements are made at the last convocation before the adjourn- ment, the occasion of late years of the inter-class debate. The day is now re- ferred to as " Phi Beta Kappa Day. " The annual initiation takes place in April, sometimes early in May, at which time the fraternity alternates with Sigma Xi in bringing some speaker for a joint address. WT moM j Coi lvti kei- The Phi Beta Kappa scholar of the twentieth century has done much to dis- pel the time-worn conceptions that have forever been associated with the name of the fraternity. No longer do we associate the Key with the eternal grind and the campus-recluse. The Key has taken its place in the world of affairs. It has been said that more Phi Beta Kappa charms are found on Wall Street than in any other part of the country. Phi Beta Kappa men are men who have applied the habits acquired in college to the conditions encountered in the world beyond the university body politic. Athletes claim membership in the order, and others who have found time while in college to ex- tend their activities beyond the narrow confines of the text book. It is such things as these that add prestige and honor to the name of Phi Beta Kappa. ' frodMott —89— Wr ' im M mr mnibersitp Wttk Certain patriotic and self denying souls take the time set aside for a vacation in the spring of each year to go out over the golden rod state and inject a little of the Cornhusker fluid into the veins of com- munities that might become anemic to the Nebraska spirit because of their very isolation. No attempt is made to give the stimu- lant to them all in one dose. The treat- ment is spread out over a week. One night the community is made to swallow liquid music provided by the University band or some other aqueous stocked organization. Perhaps the next night they will have to take the powders of a University Players ' performance or a skit by the dramatic club. One night they are forced to take the pill, sometimes sugar coated sometimes bitter, of a professor ' s address. It is usually administered dry, yet on certain occasions they are permitted to wash it down with a few limpid selections from the Glee Club. The course of treatment always includes a hot debate on some gullible subject. The cure has never proved fatal since the first year of its application in 1916. The spring before, there had been a feeble attempt to make some such admin- stration to the well being of the state in general, but the plans never materialized and the concoctions were never mixed nor labeled. The operation has been performed twice. This year will see the " charm-ed " per- formance for the old axiom of the " third time " will have a chance to prove its veracity before the Cornhusker goes to bed. Seriously, University week is a sort of a Chautauqua circuit which makes a limi- ted number of towns during the seven nights of the spring vacation period. The ©, —90- m T iru9i9; I CoffiktSlc -ilSB I li bookings are made so that each commun- ity gets some sort of a performance each night. The first trip in 1916 included a band concert, conducted by D. T. Lane and R. J. Saunders; a debate Resolved, that the United States should immediately and substantially increase its armament; a glee Club concert under the manage- ment of Roy Young; the play " Believe Me Xantippe " by the University Players and a lecture by Professor Persinger. The general program has remained the same, with simply a change in the person- elle of the organizations taking part. The work has been systematized after that first attempt. A general committee formed of three members each from the Black Masques, the Innocents and the Faculty, form the executive board of the whole affair. Of course the " self-sacrificing " students who give up the vacation receive a sort of recompense for their self denial in a wonderfully good time. There are trains to run after, all types of theatrical dis- asters to live through, and a constant danger of meeting the unexpected. And the community that acts as hostler to the bunch from the capital city, runs a risk of being jarred from the placid equilibrium of its undisturbed life. Yet the experiment has proved itself to be the best means of keeping a sparking contact between the city campus and the state that supports and makes possible that life. We can scarcely call an event two years old a tradition, and yet when the war economy of last spring made the Univer- sity week an impossibility, both students and state suffered pangs of regret. The week had touched the heart of so many people in those two seasons, that the omission produced a more poignant re- gret than anyone had supposed possible. University week was revived this season, and the old state again was shown that it needs the regenerative spirit that comes from an up-to-date, wide awake university. -91— TtcBMoti I ' W mM ' S aU ' Senior ncafe Bap For one day, along the late spring of the year, the SENIOR lays away the four- cornered hat of learning, dons a rakish cap at a most rakish angle, picks up a swagger stick, and makes an attempt — successful or otherwise — to elude the underclassmen, for a day ' s unsophisti- cated sport in the open. It is his farewell tour of playville. For soon he must face the Commencement bar, and then — the burdens of the world will rest upon his black-clothed shoulders. The day is one of sunshine and showers. It is pathetic to see with what childish glee and wistful joy the SENIOR plays his last play — takes his last recess period in school. To be sure the vacation is a stolen one. Therein lies half of its joys. To be sure the games are played with more vim and less skill than displayed in under- classmen frolics. Therein lies half of the sorrow of the occasion. For it must be confessed that the years ' dignity as upper- classmen in the University has already had its effect in numbing the sportative wits, and preparing the individual for the serious business of life. Senior Sneak day has been an indul- gence since the twentieth of May in 1898. On that memorable morning, the class of ' 98 nearly broke up the institution by marching into morning chapel where Dean Davis was conducting the morning exercises. They took charge of the pro- gram without invitation, announced that the SENIORS would be excused from classes for the rest of the day and went forth on a merry-making tour. The Faculty, according to hopes and expectations, were horrified. The under- classmen, ' in accordance with desires and ffl —92— • gjl Tii l9l9 i£c I CoJ fegskei- I appraisals, were chagrined to tears. The SENIORS, according to tradition, were delighted. The Stunt, in all agreement with the laws of supply and demand, became an annual affair. The committee to whom the SENIORS since ' 98 have been indebted to for the bright idea of a farewell play feat was made up of a group of four: J. E. Pearson, chairman; Lucy Green, Edna B. Carscad- den and Charles Hendy, Jr. There is not much that can be told about SENIOR sneak day. It must be lived to be appreciated. The time and the place of the festivity is usually kept a secret until the event is past history. Then no one has much interest in the affair except those who have insertions to make in their memory books. Until the spring of 1909, the picnic was always held at Milford. Since then, senti- ment has rather vascilated between there and Horkey ' s Park at Crete. Probably the most excitement of the whole day is experienced in the " get away. " Usually some Junior gets a case of suspicions. And the fun begins. Last year wild tales of underclass co-eds lock- ing their senior sorority sisters in third story rooms floated promiscuously over the campus. There were thrilling rescues staged by gallant troubadores in cord- uroys and high calf boots. Intrigue and plots, counter plots and conspiracies, frame-ups and close-ups abound. From the time that the successful ones make the train until they return in the evening, the tradition remains a closed book to the general public. It will always be " strictly senior business. " But the celebration of the " last play together " will continue to be scribed among the Nebraska traditions. IrcSMoa rz ( —93— w Wr ' ImDK TfodMon CdSSfaiskei- Compet antr fjirt ail arabe " Compet " is the student ' s popular designation of the annual competitive drill maneuvers held in the late Spring of the school year, usually between April 15th and May 10th. The archives of Ne- braska history tell us that this tradition dates back to the year 1895, a year or so before most of us had yet seen the light of day. The Pershing Rifles claim the honor of having inst igated the custom, and through their oversight and attention, it has been fostered for the last twenty • four years. The competitive drill is the culmination of the year ' s rivalry and emulation be- tween the several companies of the cadet regiment. All the pent-up feeling that has accumulated during the year is given an opportunity for expression on this day. In the afternoon the entire cadet regiment assembles for inspection, after which each company is taken through drill man- euvers, consisting of the manual of arms, and company formations. The last thing on the program is the individual compet- itive drill, in which the banner men of all companies compete with one another for first honors. The contest is one of elimination in which the man standing longest is the winner of the cup. In the evening of " Compet, " the win- ning company parades the streets of Lincoln, forming in a long line and march- ing back and forth through the business district. It was in the late nineties that the shirt tail parade was conceived. As far as is known, the first pulling of the shirt tails started spontaneously. The story goes, that in the evening of a par- T —94— . " - II eji Tfi iQio 1 ticularly warm day, the prize winning com- pany was marching down the main thor- oughfare, dressed in the unmercifully hot khaki. They were strung out in a long line, and were bravely trying to as- sume an attitude of comfortable dignity. At last one of the perspiring and extremely discomfited soldiers reached for the man in front of him and drew from sacred hiding the tail of the fellow marcher ' s shirt. This created havoc. The chagrined one was quick to retaliate and in less time than it can be told, the entire company was engaged in mortal combat for the purpose of extricating shirt tails. The idea of the flowing shirt tails made an impression on the whole student body, and the following night all the male members of the University marched en- masse through the city, visiting all the theaters and candy shops. When Lincoln was yet a small town, the activities of the paraders reached their height. In the old days the winning company passed through all the show houses, stopping the performance, and in defiance of the managements, went capering and yelling across the stage. As a rule the audience enjoyed the spectacle immensely, so that before long, the theater managers made no objection to it, and it is now the settled custom that the merry-makers shall visit all the theaters during the evening. The confectionery stores treated the boys kindly and treated them to candy and drinks. All would have been well and good had not some of the boys carried the thing too far and stolen some of the merchants ' wares. When this practice became prevalent the store keepers of the city appealed to the University authorities asking that they put a stop to the law- lessness. The faculty, after a long investi- gation, ruled out the shirt tail parade. Two members of the University were t Ca»ifca il9 jg Tffl tioti 1 -95— mn mow I CoiSfaisfcef adiHoix expelled. The latter incident aroused a great deal of discussion, and a new in- vestigation was demanded. The investi- gators asked the merchants if they wanted the shirt tail parade, and they answered that they did. Then after the investi- gation committee talked the matter over with the boys, and they pledged them- selves to see that the old practices were not repeated, no more trouble was had. The Innocents held several heated meet- ings, discussing the expulsion of the two students, and after some time they were reinstated in the University. For a time the big bonfire was associated with the shirt tail parade, and an immense conflagration of all the inflammable mater- ial available was held on the football field. Along with this, the winning company painted upon all walks, and buildings, of the University, the symbol of their organization. This caused the faculty great concern, and after much pleading and protestations, the custom was aban- doned. The shirt tail parade has had an exciting history, at times its very existence hanging in the balance of faculty goodwill. Some things have been done by thoughtless students that were, perhaps, not strictly justifiable, and which have aroused undue sentiment against the tradition. But through all the years of its life, the shirt tail parade has been nothing more than the exuberant expression of youthful enthusiasm. Chocolate creams have been purloined maybe, and trollies have been pulled, but nothing worse than this can be brought against the fair, white escutcheon of the shirt tail parade. ' : I! —96— G) ' e l Tg-i9ig .g I, CottSko tei- Hill -mil Bap High School Fete Day is the day set aside in the late spring when the high school students from all over the state, assembling at Lincoln for their annual track meet and final debates, receive their first welcome to the institution that will soon become their home. It is then that they first catch a glimpse of the campus, the spirit and the associations which will soon become endeared to them. It is then that the university gets its first peep at those who are soon to carry out its ideals and uphold its honors. These young athletes and ambitious debaters, representative of the most promising material that Nebraska university will have, are on this day tendered a royal reception by the supporters of the scarlet and the cream. How long this custom has be en in exis- tence remains a mystery. The track meet and entertainment were a thoro- oughly established event more than fif- teen years ago. In 1907 the final state debates were added to Fete Day. By May, 1909, the affair had become so im- portant that two days were devoted to it. On the first day the visitors were con- ducted through the campus. They were even allowed to visit some of the classes. At eleven o ' clock there was a program in Memorial hall consisting of a musical number by a quartet and addresses of welcome by Chancellor Avery, Governor Shallenberger, State Superintendent Bish- op, J. L. McBrien, director of the univer- sity extension bureau, and Professor G. E. Condra. This was followed by a luncheon at which more than 250 guests were pres- ent. Then came the track meet. At that time the track meet was held at the fair grounds. Each school could enter ten men but no more than two men in each event. Silver and bronze medals (3. ' B adMcMi —97— :» - - " ' I, CotSfeaSfcei- 1t aditi(Mi !l m I! were given to the first and second place winners of each event. A silk badge was given for the third place. A gold medal was presented to the winner of the greatest number of points. Besides these honors, banners were awarded to the winning relay team and the champion team. The banner of the champion team became the property of the school winning it three times in succession. When the meet was over the visitors were highly entertained at a banquet under the auspices of the Innocents and the " N " Men ' s association. In the even- ing the final high school debates took place. There were representatives from each of the eleven districts of Nebraska. Even all this excitement was not too much for the youthful spirits. Many a pillow came to its doom in the pillow- fights which took place that night and many a tuft of hair was floated out on the breeze before sleep held its sway. Of such endurance, indeed, was the future energy of the university. The second day of festivities opened at half past eight with an inspection of the cadet battalion by Captain Lockridge of the general staff of the United States army. The cadets were inspected indiv- idually as to equipment, posture, and knowledge of things military and the battalion was put through marching movements and manual of arms. At nine o ' clock there was an assembly in Memorial hall to present the medals to the winners of the meet. This was fol- lowed by an exhibition of the gymnastic team in the armory. At half past ten the Drake-Nebraska base ball game at Antelope park furnished an hour ' s amuse- ment. When the visitors returned home after such an enjoyably busy two days they could not have been without some idea of the true meaning of Nebraska Univer- sity, of its spirit and its traditions. Since that time Fete Day has become a bigger event each year. Each year it has meant more to this institution and it is to be hoped that Fete Day, 1919, will not leave a stone unturned to make Nebraska university seem inviting to the hundreds of students who will be its guests. —98— I ■q tB Qi IP 3tip Bap Ivy Day — its pristine origin marked on the yellowed leaves of the 1898 calendar — has become one of the most endeared of the Nebraska traditions to the hearts of her students. For twenty-one years, time has mellowed and ripened the sentiment that clings to the day ' s observance. For twenty-one years, the poetic spirit on the campus has unfolded its treasures under the warmth and influence of the day ' s conception. And when the muggy earth is opened to receive this season ' s contribution of the smooth, shiny, green-leaved slip of ivy, the day will take upon itself another degree of reverence. The records of that first Ivy day have almost become obliterated by time. The distinctive features of the day have become melted together, and the whole occasion glows through the vista of years like a far off field of Nebraska ' s goldenrod — the individual blooms being lost in the delight of the vibrant color of the whole. We do know that the occasion was strictly a black-gowned senior affair. Underclassmen were not permitted to witness that first Ivy Day innovation. Even the resting place of the first ivy that was planted to dedicate the growing hopes of a class spirit has been lost in the annals that chronicle the events of that year. But the great boulder that rests on the heart of the campus has withstood the rigors of the years that have passed since that day. It still stands — a mute testi- mony to the presence of the early class who gave us the first Ivy day. It was their memorial gift to their Alma Mater. The first known location of the ivy planted by members of the senior class, is that on the south side of old U Hall, ' B ' adMoft —99— TrcdMoh I CdttSfeSskei- ;l ? planted by the Senior class of ' 01. Until that year, the planting of the ivy had been a ceremony unto itself. The day became " Senior Day. " The simple ceremony of planting the ivy was elaborated to include an Ivy day oration, the reading of the class poem and the announcement of the class gift. After the " planting, " the senior class presi- dent, R. W. Harbor, handed down the trowel to Sherman E. Black, junior class president. The tradition took upon itself a more social aspect. In 1903, the first May Pole dance was given. In the introduction of this spring- time element, there came a regeneration in the poetic expression of campus ideals. More students became inflamed with a desire to add something to the custom and to have a part in its fitting celebration. It was during this year ' s ritual that the Innocents first tapped those who were to take up their obligations as upper- class leaders in school activities. The first " rush for colors " was held on the 1903 Ivy day. Two years later the Black Masques made their first " tap " on Ivy day. It was not until the spring of 1908, that Ivy day became more than a strictly senior affair. The Innocents made it possible for all classes to be excused and the day became an all-university holiday. The events were increased to include a " daisy chain drill " and the crowning of a Queen of the May. A track meet was scheduled for the afternoon. And so it continued. Each year left its influence upon the day. Each celebration increased the mossed surface of a tradi- tion that has become hoary with mem- ories. By 1916, the day had accumulated " twenty hours of stunts. " The usual exercises were held the morning of May a i V ' ,. ' -100— m T«ri919 ;Kc ■ils ' ' flS tenth on the campus. Guy Chambers, the orator for the day spoke of " Democ- racy Our Heritage. " It is unfortunate that a list of the young orators who have voiced the school senti- ments on that day of days has not been kept. Our searches Hfted the curtain only as far back as 1910. We find — Rice 1910 Votva 1911 1912 Craft 1913 Buckner 1914 Mann 1915 Chamberlain 1916 Sunderlin 1917 Swenson 1918 Miss Florence Angle was chosen as Queen o f the May for the 1916 festival. In the afternoon the whole University adjourned to Electric park. There " the candy, the canine;, the kiddies, the cops and the cotillion crushed cruel cares. " There were games and athletic contests. All concessions were wide open. There was dancing both afternoon and evening. At three thirty, the Innocents tapped their men. The tapping cf the Black Masques followed. Everyone stayed for the big picnic supper. In the evening the dra natic club pre- sented a number of sketches for the delight of their fellow students. A carnival spir- it pervaded the crowd. Fifty women chosen from the upper classes served as police women. Dr. George Shidier, an eminent orator from York, gave an ad- dress. An " wuxtra " edition of the Daily Nebraskan was distributed after the " tap- ping " affair. The rest of the time, and the in-between time, and most all of the time, was given over to the Terpsi- chorean art. . i —101- •W " CaRnkuskei- cdiikm II i! ill m War brings about many changes —even in traditions. When the sprig of Ivy that was to commemorate the 1918 class had traveled all of the way from bleeding France to Nebraska ' s campus, it brought with it ' an_ insiduous minor chord which sounded repeatedly throughout the lighter fantastic strains of the " war year ' s " celebration of Ivy Day. Herbert Reese and Marcus Poteet sent the memorial from Nebraska ' s boys who were bending their backs under the great war machine in its effort to rid the Land of the Lily from the Hun. Under the directorship of Dr. H. B. Alexander, the many observances that have come to be a part of the Ivy day program were united into a coherent whole and given as a pageant. A chorus of junior, sophomore and freshman girls heralded the opening of the day. Two bugles announced the entrance of the queen — whose identity by the way must always be kept a secret until she makes her way to the dais to be crowned. The queen, Miss Edith Young- blut this year, was preceded by members who were to take part in the daisy chain drill. Following the reading of the Senior poem, the Ivy was brought to the queen, who in turn presented it to the Junior class president for planting. Many eyes were dimmed as the tribute from France was planted beside former memorials on the northern wall of the Administration hall. Many thoughts sped across the intervening land and waters where, at that moment, Nebraska sons were fight- ing for the traditions of the civilized world. Six cadets marched in with the Allied flags followed by six nurses bearing Ne- braska ' s service flag that then held 1,400 stars. Some of them had already turned to gold. -102- NV « 9i As the nurses knelt before the queen with their symbol of Nebraska ' s " perfect trib- ute, " Everett Randall took his place upon the throne and delivered the Ivy day oration to the flag before him. A strictly girls ' track meet was intro- duced upon the city Athletic field the fore part of the afternoon. At 3:30 the Uni- versity body adjourned to Capital Beach. A band concert and a number of Dram- atic club skits filled in the time until the tapping of the Innocents and Black Masques. Supper and an evening dance concluded the program. Ivy Day this year will undoubtedly be colored with the rejoicing hues of a victorious peace. The cloud has been lifted and many of the boys who have traversed the tortuous ways of war fields will be here to help plant the twig that stands for the reverence, the holiness, the blessedness of associations and memories and traditions. L —103— i a Tg-i9« Es C fcaitei ' j fR ©f . —104— k ea rf ±9:t9 £c -105— r iPl I 3S, CdHiteskoi- IN MEMORIAM DR. WOLFE —106— K Si l wG) w f I •4 !: ?I " " " b l9 HARRY KIRK WOLFE The life and character of a university is, in the long run, made up of the lives and characters of the men and women who are identified with it as students, as alumni, as teachers. Every institution sooner or later acquires a tone which it transmits from generation to gener- ation, and which it imparts to those who have come within its in- fluence, so that in speaking of an Oxford man, or a Princeton man, or a Yale man, or a Harvard man, we have before us the image of a type of character which reflects that of the institution, while this, in its turn, is but the composite of the ideals of those who have passed through its gates. Such a type character is easy to detect in the case of old and long-seated universities; it is not so easy to perceive at once where the institution is comparatively young, as Nebraska is, and the type is still in formation. Nevertheless, observant thought will see in Nebraska, too, the character that is being shaped by its students and teachers and is coming to realization in Nebraska ' s own type of col- lege man. What that type is at its noblest was shown in the rich and dear personality of Harry Kirke Wolfe, student, alumnus, and for many years, teacher, who was taken from the University of Nebraska in the quiet of death on July 30, 1918. He was born in Illinois, in 1858, but most of his life was spent in Nebraska, where he was reared and (save for his doctorate work in Germany) educated, and to which he eave in service the fruits of his rearing and education. His years in the University, wholly unselfish, wholly devoted, brought many and many student-folk under his influence, there to receive the impression which they were to carry away and in some fashion blend into their own lives —so that It were idle now to attempt to say how far and wide his ima«re has been borne by the men and women who learned to love him But M K " ° va « nor ' die to recall again, for all who knew him and for all Nebraskans, the fine upstanding figure of the man, his clear, kindly eye, the ready smile, the quizzical, fun-loving word; nor yet those deeper traits which acquaintance made so evident, his cheerful cour- age, his love of truth, his faithfulness to all things righteous, and his ever great and generous humanity. No one could pass from his class! room without a deepened confidence in the better side of human nature, nor from his instruction without a strengthened understand- mg of all that is fine and fair. Dr. Wolfe was wholly simple in hTsmanI bu ' t ' tbrh " °f " unaffected and knew nothing f consc us sTyle; i uu pntfrom h,m all the clear true blue of the June heavens and he had in him all the rich and abundant life of the June fields ' r„ N. i° " i to out-of-doors; he belonged to the prairies; he belonged lersonln " . i Tu " l " belongs to them; for his is a life and hfs a personality which has already made its impress upon the character of his Alma Mater, and which will be carried on and preservedTn the highest type of the Nebraska university man. P vea in tne H. B. Alexander -107— m 9 9 i i Cijancellor Samuel berp -108— m wl Coi ifcaslcei- Jforetoorir Two years ago 1 wrote in part as follows: " This year at Charter Day we seem to be standing with the black clouds of war approaching us. We still hope that like some of our Nebraska thunder storms they may pass us by and we may be spared participation in the world ' s struggle; but it quickens the blood and gladdens the heart to know that our students are just as brave, just as patriotic and far better trained than were the American youth who responded to the call of Washington or of Lincoln. " The w ar came and the students responded to the call of the country far beyond the fondest ex- pectations of those w ho love the University most. The sacrifices at home, and especially the supreme sacrifices in France, have w on for the Cornhuskers imperishable glory. It is the special purpose of the 1919 Corn- husker to honor the University soldier. United w ith this should be an unfaltering purpose to make the University in all respects w orthy of those who have borne so honorable, and in many cases so glorious, a part in the greatest struggle of the w orld ' s history. Chancellor Samuel Avery. J ' , -109- .. 2: . .. .... , Ca fa W ] g HON. EDWARD PROVOST BROWN President poarir of l egentsi Hon. Edward Provost Brown Davey Hon. Harry DeWitt Landis Seward Hon. John Eschleman Miller. .. .Lincoln Hon. Philip Louis Hall Lincoln Hon. John Robinson Webster. .. .Omaha Hon. Frank W. Judson Omaha OFFICERS OF THE BOARD OF REGENTS HON. EDWARD PROVOST BROWN, President JAMES STUART DALES, Secretary COMMITTEES OF THE BOARD OF REGENTS Executive Messrs. Brown, Miller, Judson Finance Messrs. Hall, Landis, Webster Property Messrs. Webster, Miller, Hall Industrial Education Messrs. Landis, Brown, Judson Medical Education Messrs. Judson, Hall, Landis University Organization .. Messrs. Miller, Webster, Brown —110— M II a WJ M Ij Cm diHikGi- fE llllll (llill,|)imj,li(i;i|| i:::i 7 ' 7 .. r —111- m Cw fcaitei- (©rabuate College The Graduate College was founded with two aims and in response to two demands. There was needed first, by students holding diplomas from our under- graduate colleges, a convenient and uncostly means of securing the master ' s or the doctor ' s degree without the loss incident upon a change of laboratories or instructors. There was also the need of enabling college graduates in Nebraska either to extend their specialization or to enlarge the breadth of their aca- demic training. The growing disposition to supplement the traditional four years of college study with ad- vanced or allied courses is bringing a constantly in- creasing number of applicants each year to the grad- uate schools and colleges of the country. Along with the tendency to shorten preparation for law and medicine, by counting the last two college years as both academic and professional, there is a counter tendency to prolong the usual term of resi- dence at a university to five or even six years. At the close of the Spanish- American war there was an extraordinary boom not only in production and trade but in general enterprise. The intellectual life of the country underwent a marvelous intensification. The close of the present vastly greater war will occasion a similar transfer of aroused national energy to civic and social forms. The throngs hitherto seeking admission to colleges everywhere will be doubled and perhaps quadrupled. The studies sought will not all be technically vocational. The Graduate College of our University expects to serve the State, under the new conditions, more fruitfully and inspiringly. L. A. Sherman. DEAN SHERMAN Dean of the Graduate College :v C ] —118— TiS 19l9 CdmJtSStei- i H ' QTeacl ers; CoIIeg DEAN FORDVCE Dean of the Teachers College . No profession has been so seriously affected by the recent war as the teacher ' s; stt.dents in colleges of engineering and .ined.ane were exempted from mihtary duties on the gfound ekher h ' " " " " T " ' ' hemsclves for- later service, e her ,n the war or m the great reconstruction to follow, but eachers actively engaged in the field of instruction and Candida es in preparation for teaching were called to the colors, leaving a shortage not only among those needed at tlh ?■ ■?■ J ' ' ' " S,hut among those expecting to enter such activities later Our numbers have been reduced • first through the loss of those who went to the army and navy and second, by forfeiting those who have left the class room to Knaki ranks. jS% of the men left teaching and supervision to enter some orm of military service, the majority of whor are irretrievably gone from the profession as they wHl 1 m, s ' t n " ' fu ' ■ " " ' ■ " J. " t° fi«= ' ds of reconstruction which must follow the war. This is bringing a crisis to the nnllir schools, particularly in the middle fst wl e departm ' ental S§:i r wit -t- -:lt ' i-2 Have nfX " 3 ftrL :e ta :-hirT ,t " - 1 - " ' a prerequisite for higher training in colleges and terhn,V.l hf PuW-c school education as ences in the great military camps have afcentuated he cln f° ' ' ' ' hermore, the experi- and accurate general scholarshin s wtn , ■ • , " ' " " " a " ' ' women of broad result, a demand for a higher Xe of lichTn ' - ' " ' " - J ' ' ' " ' ' ' " This urgent demand is being stressed by the Increased ' ' sr ' ' ' ° ' ! ' " ' e secondary schools, by boards of education for skillful teachers and suuervi-- " " ' ' = " ' ' ; ' ' " " ' ' ' m colleges of education are being offered from ?n V " fnW " - " x t " ' ' roadly trained England has awakened and grealv increased hT .n ■ ?- " ' " ' ' " ■ " emuneration. Boards of education in this cotin ' ry arriikew-s us? ' On " e T ducational purposes, of the great world war has been the larger onoort niH- ' significant results first time in history, the universities of Kr?n.. n p ,°2 ' ' " ' ' ' ' ' ° ° ' " = " - For the women as well as men that Thei ' rm ' en ray :e " ' ad eSdv ' ' t ° ' ° in the various avenues of activity into which th,., 7 • twined for skillful service country where our women have shared en,7.1„.- M ' ' ■ u - ' ' " ' - e must in this tion now open to therspecLlopportuniuTs o ' 1 t th ' " ' T ' ' ' , ' " higher educa- tions into which changed%onditions are calling them ' " " " " ' ' ' ' " ' " ' ' ' ' ° « " ' e posi- are t e nStrs f l ' rif n w ' cot ge lir; S° " ' ' ' " ' ' l ' ' ' ' - ' " " - We continent. The faculty has receS been " n rg ndTreltt ' V " J ' " ' ' " ' ° " ' e instruction so extended as to offer thorough nr nfrlfj strengthened and the courses of from the kindergarten to tL college Thesrrnnri " 1 " " --ades of public school work subjects for the preparation of teXrs ] gl era " cLo " 3 onn ' f ' v ° P ' -°f--o " aI instructors in phvsical education manual rpin,n„ i ' .oPPo umt ' es for equipping work in the graduate department of educafon " fas Cn ' eXT ' d " ' " . ' ' ' ' ' , ' " ' ' ' ' - h? the needs of those seeking qualification for L ltLh = ' ' ended and modernized to meet school systems of larger cities for cha " rs in nnrr I " ' " 1 " ' ' administration of the public in the field of educational research The Co " leTe of Fd,t°°t ' ' " u " f ' ' " ' " " ' ' " ' ' ' ' tors ing out annually over 200 teachers broadlv and sne fi .fl f " ' ? " Preparing and send- s eagerly sought by boards of educatTon ' nof on?y t Ne ' braTa ' l t ' in ' Ib ' ' ' V ' " " " l ' " ' number should be ncreased Manv chairs in Zi,! iNelJraska, but n other states ; this by men and women of our graduate SartmemFor ' ' th° " ™ " ' ? " " " " ' ' " ' ' d urge students of the University who mav?eerth ; tl . y ' ° , mentioned reasons, we shadow skill in the teaching profession to tiki Jl. " ' ' ' Y and acquired abilities fore- Teachers College to fit tSselves fo? leade shfnfn ' tr. ' ° " ' ' " " ' T ' ° ' ' ' ' ' ' ■ the and useful citizenship which is Ihe ' rafegur ' ' f Vr lZl " " ' ' Chas " " " FoKoixE " ' ' " ' I f —113— wmam 0 1 T1S 1919 1 CorSk k DEAN ENOBERG Executive Dean and Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences College of vti anir Sciences; The demand far the practical in our educational sys- tem led, during the first decade of the century, to an in- sistent demand that the time devoted to liberal education be shortened and that technical training be put in its place. The demand for early specialization and the consequent birth of new technical colleges seemed to many educators to spell the death of the Arts college. Recently, however, there has developed a decided trend in the other direction. Colleges of Law, Medicine, Dentistry, etc., are requiring more and more of a cultural education as preliminary to entrance. Colleges of Agriculture, Commerce, Fine Arts and others, are building more and more on a foundation of cultural subjects. In the motives back of this change are to be found the aim and function of the Arts college of the future. Lead- ers in the various professions, as well as heads of the col- leges where the training for these professions is given, have come to fee! an increasing need for the foundation of a cultural education. As the basis of efficiency both in se- curing the technical training and in its application in the practice of the profession. Besides tlieir cultural value, the courses offered in the various departments of the Arts col- lege provide the proper mental equipment and the best possible basis for specialization in technical studies. The courses of this college are of prime importance to the student who has not yet decided on his special line of life work, giving to him an opportunity to test his tastes and his capabilities as an aid in reaching the correct decision ; they are of equal importance to the student who, sure of his ultimate goal, whether professional, industrial, or scientific, wishes to lay a sure and broad foundation for it. The Arts college thus becomes the school where the student learns habits of perseverance and industry, where his intelli- gence and honesty are developed, where his natural aptitudes are discovered, and where he is trained to enter upon his vocational course with his faculties trained to accom- plish maximum results. In short, the Arts college provides the courses fundamentally necessary for successful prosecution of the technical work of the other colleges. To some this has seemed a lowering of the Arts college to the position of nurse for the vocational colleges. To me it is rather endowing the Arts college with that most sacred of functions, the care of the wise and loving mother who, after proper training, sends her children forth to make the world better and nobler. This function of the Arts college, to lay the foundation for the training of the pro- fessional man and woman, merges into its larger function, that of training its students in the ideals of efficient citizenship. The world conflict through which we have just passed, while it has accentuated the demand for technical education, has also been a most power- ful factor in awakening mankind to a greater realization of the value of high ideals given ' by a study of the humanities. For instance, the demand which was so insistent before the war for a technical training " uncontaminated " by any contact with the purely educational courses of the Arts college, has, since the war, been replaced by the earnest advice that the curriculum be made to include as much as possible of history, mathe- matics, philosophy and literature. People are coming to a clearer perception of the mean- ing of Solomon when he said, " Get wisdom and with all thy getting, get understanding. " The problems of the new democracy and the vast labors of the reorganization and recon- struction of society, commerce, and industry .require, not merely technical skill and knowledge, but also a profound understanding of the human heart and mind, coupled with an idealism that will strive to replace the selfishness of the past with a practical altruism in the future. The Arts college thus will continue to be the guardian of the University ' s tradition the inspirer of a love of knowledge for truth ' s sake, the exponent of high scholarship and high ideals. Here our young men and women arrive at an understanding of human na- ture and of the problems of life that will enable them to play their part in the world with understanding, faith and courage. The Arts college then is to be the training school for officers in the army of hurnanity, the school which is to teach the students not only to be better farmers, lawyers, or merchants, but to be leaders in the fight for better and nobler living in the era upon which we are entering. C. C. Engberg. r -114- Wr ' mQW I CoihSkQiiei- —115- i m OoJo. .- ' - -118— tSo agxQ Cijemistrp Club Allen Pool C ' hadderdon (Irey Friend Maynard Sands Fox De Camp Rohrer Arenson Akcr Yoshida Carr Chevront Wernberg Olson Lambert Thompson Hendricks Fossler Adams Boyd Beber Dye —117— iSl T£ri9l9;i ii CoatesW-i™ ( Ipfja Cf)i isma HONORARY CHEMISTRY Radke Abbott Thompson Dye Boyd Rohwer Weinberg Chadderdon Killilan Lambert Peterson Arenson Mapes Upson Avery Brown Deming Diincombe —118— Ml T g-1919 3ota igma i HONORARY GIRLS ' CHEMISTRY i Fox Adanib Peters Cafr ?7 i Kj inie " l919 iE 3 igma (§amma ?ip£ tlon PROFESSIONAL GEOLOGY Brehm Cummings VVeeth Krause Honzik Vetter Egan Jackson Newton Leech Claiborne Folda Hudson Miller Giffen Abbott Prof. Schram Bridgeman Barbour Arenson Melik Hawn Petre Vfl j, Coi kttster tfjool of jFine rts; The School of Fine Arts was reorgan- ized in 1912 as a part of the College of Arts and Sciences. Its chief purpose has been to make it possible for college stu- dents to pursue the fine arts adequately as part of a liberal education. It has, there- fore, developed the opportunity to study drawing and painting, dramatics and music as major studies in courses for the A. B. degree. In addition to this aim, the school pro- vides an opportunity for students to pre- ]3are more intensively for careers in the fine arts- With this in view, it has de- vised special courses leading to the Bache- lor of Fine Arts degree. On the assumption that students will become better artists and better men and women if they acquire a broad culture, these courses are not ex- clusively technical, but include a liberal amount of traditional academic work. The aim of the School is not to confine its influence to its special students, but to serve the entire University within its field. It, therefore, provides exhi- bitions of art free to all students. It produces plays of approved merit at a nominal cost. It maintains a University Chorus and a University Orchestra, which provide training and entertainment for the student body. Under the able management of Mrs. Raymond, it provides a series of weekly musical convoca- tions and supplies the musical features to University functions. Paul H. Grumann. PROFESSOR GRUMANN Head of the School of Fine Arts J —122— ( 1 Tig l919 i CoiSifea tei-B I —123- 41 TftTigigg gCoRikasWE] 0roup of tfje Classes of fjeorp anb Jlistorp of jWusic — 12t— Wr jmsls lE Ki)t rt Clutj Nubic Jones Williams Douglas liumiston Hanson Stines Knowlton Bauman Whitmore Thomas Keller Cummings Caldwell Banghman Schowalter Seymour Yenne Langtwart Kirsch Sanford Wilson The University Art Club was started in the second semester of 1916-17 by the students of drawing and painting in the School of Fine Arts. The aim of the club, as originally planned, is to spread the appreciation of art in the university and the community and to promote a spirit of fellowship among the students of the department. Among its main works, the Art Club has taken charge of the Annual May Festival and Student Exhibitions; it presented the Bohemian Fete and a stunt in the Fete of All Nations last year, as well as a skit in this year ' s University Night. The latter affairs featured costumes and stage setting designed and made by club members. r —125— m T QJow —126— a a tlS 919 CdJ Stetskei- fe —127- 1 1919 If I Cdi W|9 ©ramatic Clufa B HI .- .-« - - fl KH p p J i Lf y ' % 3 u Lfi 5r 1 ' - I Thomas Moodie Thornton Addleman enne Woolen Harding Johnson Lewellen Moritz Langhwaite Wilson Mills Lipsey Staton Callahan Moryatt OFFICERS Miss Howell President Gladys Appleman. .Vice-President Mae Moritz Secretary Leonard Woollen Treasurer Fogelson Lindsay Wolfe Claussen Hartley MEMBERS Genevieve Addleman Gladys Appleman Paul Dobson Glen Loe E. E. Fogelson Mildred Gollehon Cable Jackson Thelma Langtwait Stella Mae Lewellen Ruth Lindsay Leone Mills Mae Moritz Marguerite Polk Josephine Strode Grace Staten Robert Moodie Herman Thomas Janet Thornton Ruth Wilson Leonard Woollen Irma Wolfe Herbert Yenne Brooks Harding Reuben Claussen Stoddard Robinson Zora Wunderlich Lewis Finklestein —128- f J w: M ' %i)t Boll ' s; omt " Cast I " The Doll ' s House, " by Henrik Ibsen, was successfully presented for the university public, February 6. The leading role of Nora was extremely well handled by Miss Lea Lipsey. She was very ably assisted by Leonard Woollen as Torvald, Alfred Hinze as Dr. Rauk, Mark Johnson as Kragstad, and Miss Irma Wolfe as Mrs. Linden. The play was presented the second time on February 26, complimentary to the state legislators and the faculty. Finally, it was chosen by the Dramatic department as the University Week Play and was presented at Superior, Geneva and Red Cloud, April 3, 4 and 5, respectively Ji -12»— K s]i i: Cofiiktiik -!C9B i ©nibergitp ®vti)titva W. T. Quick Cook Kase Smith Thorpe Larson FeeUiaver Fisher Zook Murry Allen Lewis Weinberg —130— I ins " i9i9 gg I, CSRSteiSkGi PRE-MEDICS - i»i- 1 919 1 I CoiSiteiikei- J reiWebics; OFFICERS FIRST SEMESTER Vice-President Theodore Uehli.e Secretary Ernest Reinsch Treasurer H. S. Atwood MELVIN N. NEWQUIST President OFFICERS SECOND SEMESTER Vice-President ' ester VinSant Secretary Swanson Treasurer Allard E. Fo!.?om Chairman " U " Night Committee D. M. Block ROY H. witham President —132— )j Coi ikQskGf $re=illeiric ocietp f ?;, f f! Tv ■ I Clark Miller Lees Hanks Galpin Wikstron Lynch Hargrave Goodrich Root L ' ehiine Hand Kenner McGoogan Farner Judd Hand Lionberger Scoins Peterson Wynegar Fernaid Miller Brazda Festher Reed Elmen Farnsworth Curtis Broyles Poore Johnson Graff Line Pool Thorn Bennet Newquist Berquist VinSant Whitham Swanson Folsom Warner The Pre-Medic Society has fully lived up to its purpose of organiza- tion. It enables the students to become better acquainted with their in- structors and fellow students. The meetings and smokers have been well attended. Some of the best medical authorities in the state have been present at these meetings and inspired the students by their lectures. The annual trip to the College of Medicine at Omaha affords an opportunity to meet the students there and actually see the kind of work that will be done in the future. The Pre-Medic Hop and Banquet are annual events of the society. 11 77S —133- M TfiG t919 i CoHiku koi-i DEAN BURNETT Dean of the College of Agriculture College of Agriculture The College of Agriculture is new in the University, per- haps too new to have traditions, yet traditions are growing up with the years. One of these is that agricultural education is the herald of opportunity — that science yoked with labor will multiply the fruits of toil. The graduates from this college have gone out with a good degree of technical education and with a feeling of obligation to the state which made their education possible. They have felt the responsibility resting upon them to repay the cost of such education and have made good. As an evidence of the growth of the college, it may be pointed out that all of the important buildings of the present Farm campus are the growth of twenty-two years, by far the largest part being the growth of the past six years. Permanent and modern buildings have been erected, until now excellent facilities are available to the students pursuing special lines of education. Administration, Agronomy, Horticulture, Animal Hus- bandry, Dairy Husbandry, Agricultural Engineering, Rural Economics, and Home Economics all have been housed in substantial quarters. Laboratories have been built and equipped, land has been added to the college farm, experimental farms have been organized to adapt the work of the central station to local conditions. The Agricultural Extension Service which touches the farmers in every locality has been established. Where once six college professors gave all the necessary instruction, sixty are now required. Where once instruction was mainly to short course students in secondary work, the work of college instruction is now the largest and most important activity. Where once the college professors did the farmers ' institute work, which carried the college to the farmer, a large corps of trained specialists is now employed ia: this purpose. Instruction has been greatly specialized to meet the requirement of technical lines of industry. Field and forest, orchard and garden, feed lot and stable furnish the laboratories in which science is applied to production. Agricultural Engineering has been developed to include instruction in the care and operation of farm machinery, gas engines, automobiles, power farming, carpenter and forge work, farm drainage, rural architecture, and road construction. Animal industry has been organized to include a study of practical live stock manage- ment, the feeding, breeding, and development of animals, of milk production, butter and cheese making, ice cream and dairy manufacture, and the control of animal disease for the promotion of the farming industry. Technical studies in soil fertility, crop rotation, varieties, crop management, and orchard and garden specialties are constantly being made which enrich and give practical direction to farm practice. Students who register in Agriculture have a rich and most interesting course of study in which applied science and agricultural practice give technical efficiency while general studies are required to prevent too narrow specialization. The demand for men and women who are qualified along technical lines has been so great that new opportunities open to the student even before he is qualified to accept such responsibility. They are so varied as to fit different types of men. The Government service calls for agricultural men well trained in science. Station and college workers are needed. County agents and extension specialists are in demand. Vocational schools call for teachers. Practical farmers and farm managers are wanted in unlimited numbers. It is impossible for any student to become a specialist along all agricultural lines within the four years allotted to a college course, but by following the plan laid down he may secure a good general education with a more thorough study of one or two special branches. He may also lay the foundation in his undergraduate work for further specializa- tion. The immediate call seems imperative to the recent graduate but the door of oppor- tunity stands ajar and the student is free to follow the line of his greatest interest. You are invited to become partners with us in this new and inspiring field of education. E. A. Burnett. I -134— Ppi p9i2 sacoHifaswE -135— TlS-1919 ;Bg li CdJgfcBakei-: — !!« — 8 CoaJteskerlCP The " Ag " Club at Nebraska University was organized during the school year of 1909-10. The men who led in organizing and founding the society were Mr. C. F. Chase and Mr. Verne Cluver. The fundamental purposes of the " Ag " Club are to promote good fellowship among the agricultural students and to create a greater interest in matters pertaining to agriculture which are not taken up specifically in the class rooms. The " Ag " Club promotes a num- ber of big features each year. OFFICERS First Semester Second Semester M. M. Lawritson President Fred R. Kelly Herbert McCoy Vice-President D. E. Walrath M. Kappius Secretary R. A. Fortna Paul E. Seidel Treasurer C. E. Atkinson i iSi -137- T 5 1919 ;gg ?S ' . csfst koi- ' im i HONORARY AGRICULTURE Moulton Seidell Carpenter Thomson Killilan Shepard Rookie Sandstedt Ingersoll Sktnner Mickel —188— e l W-1919 ,g I 1 (( micron u HONORARY HOME ECONOMICS Fouts Reckmeyer Williams Amos Maryott Warner Enochs Stahl Higgins Koch Bossemyer Fidde Loomis Black Sturdevant Ward -139- W M ?|ame Cconamics; Club m m Lee Ward Luljciiarnis Sheldon Fonts Tucker Schenck Vatanka Dennis Boyes B. Mills Cushman Amos Sturdevant Heckleman Warner M. Miller Harner Stahl Eisenhart Gregory Wolfe Stephens Geigle Bushee Eggert Enocks Pratt Razee Black The Home Economics Club was organized a number of years ago for the promotion of spirit and friendship among the girls and faculty of the Home Economics department. Girls from other departments interested in Home Economic movements are also eligible to membership. The work taken up by the club in the past two years has been in clothing conservation and the making of garments for war orphans. The 1918-19 officers, chosen from the four classes, are: Louise Enochs President Verna Buchta Vice-President Meda Eigenbroadt. .Secretary-Treasurer —140— m T g-1919 i 1; Co hSkoitei- babble anb Sirloin Club Moultou Steplieiis Kelly Smilh Kenueily Ashton Furma Grainlich W ' aliath Rodenwald Sandstedt Adams Powell Reed The Saddle and Sirloin Club is composed of juniors and seniors who are majoring in Animal Husbandry. The purpose is to promote the inter- ests of the department. A contest between high school stock judging teams is held annually, under the auspices of the club, a silver trophy furnished by the Nebraska Live Stock Breeders ' Association being awarded the winning team. ■ a —141— tocfe Jubsins ®eam Lawritson Rodenwald Gramlich (Coach) Ada Stephens Jensen The University of Nebraska Stock Judging Team entered the students ' judging contest held in conjunction with the International Live Stock Expo- sition in Chicago, November 30. Several colleges, which usually compete, felt so hampered by war conditions that they did not send teams, and only Ontario, Iowa and Nebraska were represented. The contest was close, Ontario scorin,.; 3,865 out of a possible 5,000; Iowa, 3,824, and Nebraska, 3,787. Nebraska was the high team on horses and cattle. At the National Western Stock Show at Denver, in January, Nebraska ' s team won first place. As this was the third consecutive year that Ne- braska has won the Denver contest, the big silver trophy came back to Lin- coln to stay. J. A. Shepherd, not shown in the picture above, was on the Denver team, D. V. Stephens and O. H. Jensen not participating. —142- el 115 919 1 jj Coi SfaSskei- n Bairp Jubging QCeam Prof. Frandsen (Coach) Spencer Lawritson Duncombe Powell The Dairy Judging Team of the University of Nebraska attended the National Dairy Show for 1918, held at Columbus, Ohio. The team won first place in the judging of all breeds and took individual honors by having high man and also second. The team also won first place in the judging of Ayrshires. The honors received by the team at this con- test were the National Dairy Show Cup, the Hoard ' s Dairyman Cup, and the Ayrshire Cup. A good deal of credit is due Prof. J. H. Frandsen and Mr. Eli Duncombe, who coached the team, for its success. -143— m 19 9 1 s Jf armers Jfair The Farmers Fair at Nebraska University was organized by the Agricultural students during the school year of 1915-16. The first Fanners Fair at Nebraska was held in the spring of 1916 and was pronounced a success in every way. One of the big features of the Farmers Fair was the big parade, which created a great interest through its course from the Farm campus to O street and up around the city campus. In this parade, the different departments of the College of Agriculture were repre- sented in a characteristic manner. During the afternoon and evening, the Farm campus was the scene of interesting attractions and in general an " open house " for university people and the public. The University and Farmers Fair boards did not find it best to hold these fairs during the last three school years, because of the World War. Yet, agricultural students have kept the Farmers Fair movement in their minds and have appointed a Farmers Fair board, which is already making plans for a booming Farmers Fair next year. The main purpose of this Farmers Fair movement is education. It is hoped that through this medium the people of the state and also other colleges may become acquainted with the Agricultural College at Nebraska University. We hope that some day the Farmers Fair will be one of the most helpful and pleasant traditions at Nebraska. —144— rig 9i9ig Jfarmcrs Jfair Poarb Christensen Borcherding Hearn Thomson Lowritson lilil J -145— Tiieal919 Cdi? tdiaskei ' fe DKAX DAVIS Dean of the College of Dentistry College of Bentigtrp The Board of Regents, on September 23, 1918, established a dental department under the title of " The University of Nebraska, School of Dentistry. " At the same meeting, the Board accepted the Lincoln Dental College as a gift from its owner and founder, Dr. W. Clyde Davis. By the act of the legislature in March, 1919, the title was changed to " The University of Nebraska, College of Dentistry. " The Dental College was organized in 1899 as an affiliated school with Cotner University, un- der the name of Lincoln Dental College of Cotner University. In 1904, it was reorganized as the Lincoln Dental College, and in April of that year became associated with the Univer- sity of Nebraska in an educational way. which association was maintained till 1915, when the students of the first two years of the dental course became University students, the senior students having no University connection. This condition obtained at the time of complete ab,sorption, when the equip- ment was taken over and the present quarters rented for an infirmary. During all these years, the school has maintained the highest standards and at the present time has the highest possible rating by the National Associa- tion of Dental Examiners. It is a member of the National Association of Dental Faculties and the diplomas of the school have been given full recogni- tion wherever an American diploma is received. The students will continue to attend the same departments in the University which they have attended in . the ])ast, with the added advantage of having the classes in these departments adapted more specially to their needs as prospective dentists. There is offered a four-year dental course looking to the degree of D. D. S., also a six-year course looking to the degrees of B. Sc. and D. D. S. The first two years of the six-year dental course is identical with that of the first two years of the six-year medical course- By this arrangement, students starting out on the six-year schedule may, at the end of the first two years, choose either the medical or dental course at their option, or may even abandon the profes- sional courses altogether and by two more years of attendance receive the B. Sc. only. This is of great advantage to those young men who desire ad- vanced education as preparation for a professional life, as well as to those who desire to take university work and have not fully decided as to the profession they wish to follow, for after two years of university work, they are then able to choose or change their mind as to medicine or dentistry or abandon both and complete the B. Sc. course without a single hour of lost work. It is planned, at no distant date, to prepare or build quarters for the in- firmary on the University campus. There are forty-three candidates for the degree of D. D. S- in the 1919 class. There will be a marked increase in the number of freshmen at the beginning of the next session. -r ., Clyde P. Davis. -146— • -147— ■g l9£g Coi feiikei-l Fric»o s from Qn»alv» Sflffs OK ' r ' THINGS HEARD IN THE CLINIC Dr. James: " Now take a number J 2 round bur. " Dean Davis: " This isn ' t original, but I haven ' t seen it in print. " Pitzer on the wire. (Santa Claus) Fleming: " By Jing. " Paul Mufley is not taking trips out to the Orthopedic this year. Why? Inquisitive Dent: " Is you wife entertaining this winter? " Peterson : " Not very. " THINGS WE WILL MISS Al Magnusen and his long hair. Swede Johnson and his personal appearance. Butch and his Bull. Dean Harris and his Pitch College. Sheehan alias Jenkins and his flaming red hair. Carlitos, the peerless snipe hunter. Dingleberry Laidig from Danbury. Dr. Rush and his powerful irritants. Yost and his celluloid collar. —148— K l sE I CwSSfeosl —149- I C hSfcaikei ' Belta igma ©elta :7 v Cox Weber Bertrom Hanson Pederson Holms L. E. Thompson Rirler Pucelik Leschinskoy Cosford Koebele Spencer Waldheim Lardig Muffley C. Swanson Mabau Reinhardt Ludwick Sheilds (3, Wi m -150— m T tc " 19: 9lc li CSrSliSsker Belta igma Belta MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY Glen E. Hahan c. h. swanson Geo. Leschinsky O. B. MUFFLY Chas. Richtek s. c. koebele h. a. cosford O. A. Ralston K. L. Holmes H. Cox W. A. Weber h. Rider L. PUCILIK SENIORS J. R. Spencer D. H. Rhinehart Paul Ludwick C. Waldheim F. Shields H. Gradwohl F. E. Thomson E. E. Laidig JUNIORS A. M. Dunn FRESHMEN R. Hainson J. Bertram p. howcher Earle Berkey M. Pederson a i -151- M I Cdiafcfi5k.ai-; I Xi m Mi Butler Lay more MacAshland McAdams Prosconer McHugh McCue Shreve Bryant Sharp Swanson Scheffs Larson Ellis Linch Horner Hagerman Yost Schmidt Lopp Skelton Thompson Snell Miller Upton Kositsky Harris Pitzer Groom Peterson Johnson Edgar Swanson Tschauner Hinman el rs i isEs I U lU ifTik iiv; mi 3 1 m mi Founded at University of Michigan, i88p MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY SENIORS G. L. BUTTLER C. R. Peterson L. O. Edgar C. H. Pitzer R. C. Groom L. A. Proskovek H E. Harris A. H. Schmidt R. J. HiNMAN L. V. Sharp E. J. Horner I. P. SWANBOM C. B. Johnson H. E. SWANSON C. A. LiNOH C. L. Thompson C. F. McCuE A. A. TSCHAUNER B. F. McHuGH H. SOPHOMORES Yost C. L. Ellis F. T. Lopp G. A. Hageman A. B. Sci-IEFFEL H. W. KOSITZKY L. B. Shreve I. E. Larson F. FRESHMEN L. Snell D. S. Bryant C. F. McAdams F. G. Layman P. Skelton A. T. MacCashland V. L. Upton —153- o " l 1)I£AN STOUT Dean of the College of Engineering CoUege of engineering The success of the graduates of the College of Engineering has justified its existence and affords a basis for prediction in regard to its future. For n:any years the older graduates have occupied re- sponsible positions in the engineering world. During the recent great emergency they have stood with the best from larger institutions of the country. The war activities of the University have tended toward a disorganization of its normal activities. In the College of Engineering this is looked upon as not wholly a disadvantage, inasmuch as it affords excep- tional opportunity for some reorganization. For a number of years engineering educators and practi- tioners and employers of engineers have been dis- cussing the merits of certain proposed modifications in the scheme of engineering education. It is apparently fairly well established that at least some of these have merit. Such modifications can best be intro- duced at a time like the present, when it will additionally derange the schedules of the least number of individuals. It seems ix)ssible to effect changes which will increase the popularity of the engineering courses, will adapt them to those who have natural aptitude in the lines of construction and production but lack the ability to make satisfactory grades in the present courses, and at the same time will make possible the more complete and effective training of the high grade professional engineer. Progress in the direction noted will, however, be attended with caution and care will be taken to avoid a situation equivalent to having the work of the College as a whole on an experimental basis. The College of Engineering expects to be identified closely with the de- velopment of the state, not only by training men to direct this developmient as employees and as independent operators, but also by assuming tasks of investi- gation and record regarding resources that can be developed. Finally, and by no means least important, it proposes to discharge com- pletely and in most cordial spirit its obligations of sympathy and cooperation with other parts of the University. O. V. P. Stout. —154- -155- I M Vc €ngmeerms ocietp Kauffman Lindley Hamilton Reed OFFICERS L. S. Hamilton President V. E. Kauffman Vice-President S. P. Lindley Secretary O. P. Reed Treasurer BOARD OF CONTROL L. S. Hamilton President Engineering Society O. P. Reed President A. L E. E. S. P. Lindley President U. N. S. C. E. V. E. Kauffman President A. S. M. E. ENGINEERS ' HOP COMMITTEE W. L. Millar, Chairman Byron Hunter Fred Orr UNIVERSITY NIGHT COMMITTEE W. L. Millar, Chairman —156— er T i9i9 ;B V rcs fewiES engineering ocietp Founded, ipoo The Engineering Society is an organization which has as its aim the promotion of interest along engineering lines, the development of the ability of students to express their idea of a subject in a forceful manner, before those who are watching students into a closer relationship, or in other words, the formation of the spirit of " professional pride. " It is a federation of the various departmental societies of the college in the University of Nebraska Society of Engineers. The American So- ciety of Mechanical Engineers, the American Institute of Electrical Engi- neers, and the American Society of Agricultural Engineers. The last three named are the student branches of the national organizations of the same name. The society is governed by the Board of Control, which is composed of the president of the Engineering society and the president of the various departmental societies. This board appoints all committees and elects the officers. This year a new scheme is being tried out, the idea being to increase the attendance of the meetings. The meetings of the Engineering Society are held on the third Thursday afternoon of each month, and the depart- mental societies hold their meetings on the first Thursday of each month. The first meeting of the year is devoted to a general business meeting, and the following ones are in charge of the departmental societies in turn. In addition to the meetings, other activities and fun fests are held, such as the Engineers ' Hop, smokers, theatre parties. Engineers ' Night, at which time all of the laboratories are in operation and thrown open to the public. The Blue Print is the official journal of the Engineering Society. ■ C LU ' —157— T je3t919 m. £. . c. e UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA SOCIETY OF CIVIL ENGINEERS ■ -. , . ■ ' ,- Detweiler . Mengel Philips Farrar Lindstrom Doreinus " Wagner Zivny Porr Sprecher Saunders Lanphere Whitnabe Hamilton Lindley Chatburn Stout Bridgman Mickey • Votapka Olson ■ ■ , OFFICERS Paul Lindley President W. M. Olson .Vice-President . - Mr. Doremus . . Secretary • ' ' ■ ' • ■ -Mr. Mengel Treasurer On April 29, 1913, a meeting of all civil engineering students was called for the purpose of organizing a civil engineers ' department of the Engineering Society. The purpose of the society is to draw the members into a closer fellowship, to give the Civil Engineering Department more prominence and to provide pleasing and instructive entertainment for the members and the public. to — 158— 1 . 3. e e AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF ELECTRICAL ENGINEERS Founded, ipij f - t i f I f f f tr V. . Bosking Nelson Slater Metzgar Wilson Borusch Yantz Ericson Acton Transue Kimberly Ellsworth Haber Wolfe McKenney Martin Strom Edison Ferguson Reed Wing Oswald OFFICERS O. P. Reed President J. S. Martin Vice-President H. J. Wing Secretary A. P. Strom Treasurer Prof. Edison Corresponding Secretary Prof. Ferguson Honorary Chairman S l © —159— ; n W mM { m . . iw. e AMERICAN SOCIETY OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERS Founded, igog Wray Smith Montgomery Hendrickson Johnson Clark Weir Glebe Kratz Pickwell Gemmell Kaufifman Dickinson Troendley Millar Swanson Boechter ■ Judd Nelson Wyman Kateley Gustafson Luebs Sjorgen Seaton Haney Rasmussen Davis Jones OFFICERS V. E. Kauffman President W. L. Millar Secretary H. M. Glebe Treasurer Prof. L. F. Seaton Honorary Chairman t —160— m e21 Tfg " 19l9 I C ftttfeailcei ' l WFm HONORARY ENGINEERING Millar Kauffnian McKenney Boriich Orr Martin Rtheky Oswald Nelson Walker Peterson Yantz Gustafson Lindley Whitnali Kimberley Hamilton Glebe W ing Silsbee Edison Sjorgen Slaymaker Chatburn Stout Ferguson Mickey Bridgman Carpenter m o -161— " 9 9 ' S Coi ateaStei ' College of Hato DEAN HASTINGS Dean of the College of Law The editor of the Cornhusker calls for a statement as to the prospects of the College of Law. It is a pertinent request. The College of Law in requir- ing, as it formerly did, the same degree of school preparation as do other colleges of the University, was already a year in advance of the requirement in our statute book which must be accepted as the one made by the profession. The law relating to admission to the bar only requires that the applicant shall have had three years of high school or its equivalent. The University, of course, in all its colleges, requires four. It was found, however, that this was not enough. Our experience shows that under this requirement, lads were coming up from the high schools and taking the somewhat strenuous and discouraging work of the Law Col- lege ' s first year, which seeks to lay a basis for the entire legal course, without having any definite vocation towards the pro- fession, or ambition for proficiency in it. It became clear that at least a year of college work was necessary for the high school graduate to find himself and settle upon a farther course, and more than that year is ordinarily needed to give a command of at least the English language, and of history, out of which our legal system has grown. The iresult is that the College of Law is requiring two years more of time for entrance upon its course than does the standard fixed by law in this state. Under these conditions, it is not surprising that a somewhat increasing proportion of admissions to the bar are through the examinations prescribed by the supreme court based upon office study, or upon study in the schools, for a much shorter time than is necessary for the obtaining of a degree. But this state of affairs is not new. From the beginning, the school has required at least four years of preparatory study. Since 1911, it has required the additional year of col- lege work. Under this requirement, the attendance had but slightly diminished and there seemed every prospect that it would even be augmented in the course of a few years, when in the spring of 1017 our country engaged in the war. The immediate result of the announce- ment of the training camps, and the taking of enlistments for both naval and military work in them , was the emptying of all college classes to a great degree, and of the law classes almost in toto. As far as can be learned, the desire to finish on the part of those who have an incom- pleted course in law is universal. Of course, more or less of such students will acquire inter- ests in other parts of the country where they have been stationed and will finish their courses there. But it is clear that the great majority of them will return, and with only an increased ambition to fill out creditably the career of their choice. The fact that we require one year of college work and somewhat urgently advise the taking of much more than that on the part of all who can possibly afford the time and ex- pense of doing so, may operate in some degree to reduce the numbers in our classes ; but the University authorities, as well as the faculty of the Law College, confidently expect that the policy will be as steadily supported under post war conditions, as it was previously. They venture to think that that policy is going to prevail although some of the figures of attendance in other states show a much stronger tendency to leave out the preliminary train- ing, than they do with us. Meanwhile, the American Bar Association, the State Bar Associations, and the higher type of lawyers everywhere, are recognizing fully, not merely the .reasonableness, but the indispensibleness of maintaining the requirements for preliminary education and even of advancing them. The future of the law college, as of every other branch of this institution, depends upon the general recognition of the indispensible importance of a high standard of general education. It would seem out of the question for any man of common sense, who has lived through the events of the last few years and has seen what a factor in those events the current opinions of the masses of our people have been, should underrate the vital importance of general education for citizenship at large, and most certainly for mem- bers of the legal profession. If Burke was right in saying that the study of the law furnishes the best system of secular education, the future of the colleges of law ought to be bright, indeed. W. G. Hastings. 4i 1 w. —162— m mM Cornktiskos —163- " Coj teiskgri S-rf i)i Ipfta Belta PROFESSIONAL LAW f I f Boggs Button Reynolds Holt Vogeltanz Swanson May James Clark Lehman Wright Fouts Carter —164- K S l I Coi ' iikOskc (SJ mi Belta mi PROFESSIONAL LAW ? Doyle Haley Bush Folsom Wilkins Kimball Rice j Schroeder Anderson Koehler Powers Graf R. Johnson Perry Witte H. Johnson Robbins Broady Hastings Ledwith Foster Rodman Spear -165— mrm msw — — - DEAN LYMAN Dean of the College o " Pharmacy College of fjarmacp The College of Pharmacy of the University of Nebraska is closing its eleventh year of active work. The organization of the School of Pharmacy was au- thorized by the Board of Regents in 1908, and was at that time made a part of the College of Medicine. In 1915, the School of Pharmacy was erected into a col- lege by legislative action- The growth of the institution has been very rapid. This has been made possible be- cause of the high standing of the University of Ne- braska among teaching institutions. The College of Pharmacy was a pioneer among the institutions teach- ing pharmacy in demanding the same requirements for entrance as are required by all other colleges of the University. This placed Nebraska in a unique posi- tion, and her leadership has been followed by prac- tically all state universities west of the Appalachian Mountains. All institutions outside of state univer-; sities require but two years high school work for entrance. Because of this the majority of students who enter pharmacy get their training in privately owned schools. At the same time this condition brings the better class of students to the State Universities. It is not the ideal of the administrative officers of the College of Pharmacy to bring to the University a great body of students and turn out on the public a great number of poorly trained, so-called professional men. The ideal is to prepare a smaller group of men more thoroughly, so they will be able to undertake the problems of scientific and professional pharmacy. The work of the pharmacist requires an exactness which is demanded of few other professional men. And the chief problem which has confronted the University was to obtain in the College of Pharmacy students with ability equal to that of students enter- ing other professional lines. This end has been attained. When the School of Pharmacy was organized the buildings on the campus were so crowded that suitable quarters could not be obtained for the new department of pharmacy, and it was necessary to house it, as well as the executive offices, in the basement of old Nebraska Hall. Here the work was carried on under extremely adverse conditions. During this time, however, there was developed the Drug Plant Garden, which has attracted the most favorable comment throughout the country and has done much toward placitig this institution in its present class. With the completion of the new Chemistry building, the old Chemistry laboratory was turned over to be used exclusively by the departments of Pharmacy, Pharmacology, and Physiology, and to house the executive offices of the College of Pharmacy. The building has been re- modeled at considerable expense, and the laboratories are admirably adapted to the needs of the various departments. The war has called the attention of the world to the importance of the pharmacist in civil and public life. It has shown us what may happen to a nation that is unprepared to supply its own medicinal products, whether they be derived from plants or by synthetic processes. It has shown that a country may be flooded by great quantities of adulterated medicinal products with few men adequately trained to protect the public against such adulteration. The scientific breeding and production of drug plants is in its infancy. The pro- — ice— 1 919 ( CoiStfeaSierl duction of synthetic drugs for both medicinal and industrial purposes offers a field of unlimited possibilities. Today immense salaries are being offered men who are trained in a knowledge of the drug markets and drug geography of the world. The pharmaceutical manufacturing interests are now seeking scientific men who have been adequately trained to solve the problems of those interests. These are the problems that the College of Pharmacy will attempt to solve. It is hoped in the near future a number of scientific men of national reputa- tion may be added to the staff. The basement of the new building will be occupied by a fully equipped pharmaceutical manufacturing plant and a laboratory to be used for physiolog- ical standardization of drugs. The first floor will be devoted exclusively to pharmacy, and the top floor to pharmacognosy, pharmacology, physiology, and the executive offices. In the roomy attic of the building there will be built a plant for the curing and preserving of crude drug plants. This location is ideal because of the lack of moisture. With the clearing of the campus, the pharmaceutical garden will be in- creased in size, and plans are being laid to develop it in such a way so that plants may be grown under any and all conditions, thus making it a great living drug plant laboratory. In doing this work, the University will not for- get what it owes to retail pharmacy in the state and will constantly seek to prepare young men and women in the best ix)ssible way for the professional work in the retail store. The College of Pharmacy must broaden its field of action and concern itself with all phases of pharmaceutical endeavor, whether scientific, professional or commercial. RuFUS A. Lyman. —167- —168- 4 i m u AJ Tiiri9i9 ; c w Ijarmaceutical ocietp Brinkman Schafer Jensen Burger Stretton Thompson Malick Pickering Kinney Tschanner Tate Chittick Lyman Day Thompson Ripley Easton Tighe Caldwell Osborne The Pharmaceutical Society was organized in January, 1910, for the purpose of bringing the students into closer contact with the faculty, leading men of the pro- fession and with one another. All pharmacy students are members of this society. A banquet usually given in the beginning of the school year serves as an initiation for freshmen. At the regular meeting papers and talks are given on topics and events of pharmaceutical interest. All the activities of the college are carried on through this society. Chief among these activities are the University Nite program, Pharmacy Annual and Pharmacy Week. We are the only college editing a representative Year Book. Pharmacy Week is held at state board examination time, the second week in May, at which time the Pharmacy flag flies above " U " Hall. During the week we have a special convocation, the speaker being some man of national or inter- national repute, a banquet and a picnic which is generally held at Crete or Epworth park. Letters from alumni and from our boys in army camps or naval stations in the states or over there are time evidence of the spirit perpetuated by this society. —170— m: M. mi Belta Cf)i PROFESSIOXAL PHARMACEUTICAL Founded at University of Michigan, i88j 1 Tschauner Tate Pickering Schafer Osborne Brinkman Geo. Thompson H. L. Thompson Lyman Avery Frankforter McDowell MEMBERS IN CITY Raymond Bauer Everett James Frank Cocklin A. V. Pease N. P. Hansen H. F. Worth man MEMBERS IN FACULTY Chancellor S. Avery Dr. R. A. Lyman Capt. C. J. Frankforter Prof. H. L. Thompson MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY Fred E. Brinkman H. Ray Lewton James A. Osborne E. Reed Oakley C. R. Carlson Merritt Russell Guy E. Tate George E. Thompson Millard F. Schafer Herman Jensen Floyd Pickering Ralph Tschauner Leo Tighe Phi Delta Chi is the oldest professional pharmaceutical fraternity in the United States. Only under-graduate students of pharmacy and chemistry are eligible. Its purpose is to raise the ideals and standards of pharmacy and chemistry by scholarship and co-operation and to promote good fellowship. Its influence is most widely felt in the activities of the alumni through legislation for better pharmacy. —171— - Kr 1910 ; I CotSkSskori DEAN LE ROSSIGNOL Dean of the College of Business Administration College of Puginegg airminigtration The School of Commerce, which was first organized in the year 1913, has grown up under the wing of the College of Arts and Sciences, but lately it has become an independent professional college, of co-ordi- nate rank with the colleges of Arts, Law, Medicine, Engineering, Agriculture, Pharm- acy and Dentistry. This change will be of advantage to higher business training in many ways, and it is safe to prophesy that the new college will always be closely associated with the Arts College because of the fact that the business world needs men of liberal education as well as technical training. As heretofore the work in general eco- nomics will be the backbone of the course in business administration. While not less theo- retical than formerly, it will become more practical, and the inseparable connection which should subsist between theory and practice will be more closely perceived. Accountancy, of course, will retain its primacy among the more strictly professional courses, not only because it gives the student an insight into the inner workings of the business machine, but because it leads directly to the profession of public accountancy. Of almost equal value are the courses in business organization and management, mar- keting, salesmanship and advertising. It used to be thought that these subjects could be learned only in the factory, the shop, or the office; but now it is well established that they may be taught in schools, if only the right sort of teachers can be found. This problem has been solved by schools of law, medicine and engineering, and the higher schools of busi- ness are working out their own solution in a very satisfactory way. The work in insurance is to be improved by the addition of courses in actuarial mathe- matics. In the new building there will be a statistical laboratory, equipped with calculating machines, which will make it possible to do very satisfactory work in the mathematics of insurance, as well as in the courses of statistics. The tine service which the College of Agriculture has rendered to the farmers of Nebraska suggests by analogy that the College of Business Administration might stand in a similar relation to the business men of the state by investigating the many problems that con- front them, and by extension work of various kinds. Both faculty and students might en- gage in work of research, which, like the study of plant and animal pathology carried on by the College of Agriculture, might easily return to the people of the state many times the cost. Before the beginning of the coming ac ademic year the School of Commerce will be established in its new quarters on the third floor of the Hall of Social Sciences. There will be offices for all the members of the faculty, splendid class rooms, a seminar room for advanced students, a commerce museum, a statistical laboratory, and the finest accountancy laboratory that has ever been seen. There will be plenty of room for all the students who may come, and both students and faculty will work together to make their ideals and standards worthy of the new building and of the state. If this is done, the University of Nebraska will have one of the best colleges of Business in the country. James Edward LeRossignol, (a li -172- W dM ■— «— — MiT ' i -173- ■qM llg-1919 ;Kc Ij Gabdvttstei- 19 Commercial Club Officers; Ilelln Hooper Worley OFFICERS Fred N. Hellner President J. P. Worley Vice-President Mark Hooper. .Secretary-Treasurer —174- fgf fe a I G I ng g Ij Coi feask Commercial Club Mauck DeLong Carson Gerhart Hatton Green Huling Kester Johnson Wick Spangler Farmer Burley Kokes Eastwood Wessel Hoyt Larson Davis Bryans Hawke Kenyon Diller Zook Bancroft Bedell Dana Hanson Miller Holmquist Criswell Beber Krotter Johnson Homer Slouchouer Johnson Hooper Hartsook Hainey Worley Inbody Hellner LeRossignol Lehmkuhl Blunk Springer Johnson Uptograph The purpose of this organization is to foster an interest in com- mercial affairs, to engender in the minds of its members a spirit of loyalty toward the School of Commerce, to create a bond of fellow- ship, and to lead them to feel that business as any other of the pro- fessions, is also a profession based upon the science of accounts, finance and merchandising. i! m -175- I Cdi 5fetikei-( 1 Ipfia appa $sit HONORARY COMMERCE m Carson Worley Gerhart Hulling Hellner Springer Davis Hooper Le Rossignol Blunk Lehmkuhl 1 —176— I G l Tig-1919:gg )i CoBSfatsk i- -177— Tii; ic :im X 1 $f)i Peta i appa GEORGIAN ADAMS MARY HELEN ALLENSWORTH MYRTLE D. BERRY MARJORY BODWELL FRANCES R. BOTKIN MARIAN V. BYRAM GENEVA DONALDSON ORELL W. FREEMAN ELLSWORTH R. FULK ELIZA E. GAMBLE HAZEL B. GOGGINS NELDA L. GROVE CATHARINE R. HAINER GEORGE WILLIAM HEARN OLIVE F. HIGGINS AUGUSTA M. KIBLER FREDERICK DWIGHT KIRSCH VIOLA L. K LEINKE LUCILE B. LEES LEA LIPSEY HANNAH E. McCORKINDALE LAURA K. McROBERTS MARGARET MORTIMER ESTHER M. MURPHY ROBERT A. NESBIT GRETA M. NUNEMAKER OPAL NUSS HARRY J. O ' NEILL WINIFRED PERKINS EMMA POSPISIL PANSY READ HARRY H. REIMUND LILA SANDS ZORA A. SCHAUPP JOHN F. SHOWALTER AXTEL C. S WEN SON BERNICE W. TEBBETS MARIAN F. WHITAKER JAY BORLAND WORELY JOSEPHINE B. ZRUST -178— m " wiii 9 i m 1; CefiSkaSie " " fO] -179— 1 919 CoiSSkQikei- program emi=Centennial Celebration ( rabuation €xerti£SesJ Clagsiof 1919 iHaj» tE toentptfjree to bjentj»=£!ix Friday, May 23 — Ivy Day and Class Day Ivy Day Morning Campus Program May Festival Crowning of the May Queen Afternoon at Capitol Beach Dancing Tapping of Innocents and Black Masques Evening — Supper and Dancing Dedication of Chemistry Hall. Address by Major General W. L. Seibert, Chief of Chemical Warfare Service — afternoon. Alumni Council Meeting Alumni Class Reunions Moving Pictures of University Life Art Exhibit Pageant — evening, campus Saturday, May 24 — Alumni Day Registration at Alumni Headquarters Automobile Tour Alumni Luncheon — University Farm Alumni Business Meeting Semi-Centennial Addresses Pageant — evening, campus Sunday, May 25 Baccalaureate Sermon, St. Paul ' s Church, Rev. Frank G. Smith, Pastor First Central Congregational Church of Omaha. Oratorio, " Elijah. " — evening, St. Paul ' s Church. Mrs. Carrie B. Raymond and University Chorus. Monday, May 26 — Commencement Day Commencement Address, Major General Leonard Wood. Luncheon at Commercial Club Military Exhibition University Battalions Reviewed by Major General Wood J- -180— Tt Ij CofiSfeSstei- I Senior Clasisi ©tlittv jFirsit Semester Wilson D. Bryans President Helen Doty Vice-President Hazel Snethen Secretary Helen Dill Treasurer Wilson i.). l-iryans Mary Ht-it-n i - -[-w ■ ' VW] Mary Helen Allensworth President Wallace Spear Vice-President Evelyn Black Secretary Helen Snethen Treasurer m -181- TfJe " l919 Senior Cammitteeg jTirst emegter SOCIAL Sarah Heiter, Chairman Eliza Gamble Ruth Welch Mildred Holtz ATHLETICS Willmar Millar, Chairman Wm. Maddox B. F. Silsbee Lyman Meade PIN Katherine Kohl, Chairman Leroy Fulk ELEkoR Bennett Dolly Lutzeharms ; HOP D. V. Stephens, Chairman Ralph Thorpe, M.. C. Walter Blunk Chas. Killian Ray VVenk ' ouisE Jon-es Katherine Howey Helen Dill Jennette Adams OoROTHY Pettis DEBATE Merlin Springer, Chairman C. E. Johnson CAP AND GOWN Francis Whitmore, Chairman DwiGHT KiRSCH Katherine Newb ranch Genevieve Bechter Gwendolin Drayton Hanna McCorkindale i; econb emesiter ! INVITATION Viola Kleinke, Chairman Helen Doty Helen Kendall Laura McRoberts HOP Cable Jackson, Chairman Mildred Bowers Emma Garrett Ronald Rodman Helen Young Helen Dill Delos Anderson CAP AND GOWN Eliza Gamble, Chairman Wallace Spear Ethel McDonald GOWN Katherine Newbranch, Chair man Orell Freeman Robert Wenger Augusta Kuu-er PICNIC Katherine Kohl, Chairman Peggy Williams Mark Hooper Louise Enochs ZoRA Shaupp Victor Graham Evelyn Black PUBLICITY Dwight Kirsch, Chairman Walter Blunk IVY DAY Wilson Bryans, Chairman CONCESSIONS AND GATE Merlin Springer, Chairman Lyman Meade CAMPUS PROGRAM D. Stephens. Chairman Mildred Morse William Holt Georgia Tuttle Olive Higgins Katherine Howey u —182- » " ! " ? . mi DM i Ei ■ Jeanette Ione Adams Arts and Science Alpha Omicron Pi Meyrtle Aker Arts and Science Palladian Harvard Jeanette Alden Lincoln Arts and Science, Teachers Mary Helen Allensworth Arts and Science Kappa Alpha Theta. President Senior Class 3nd Semester. AiSLA Belle Amos Agriculture Home Economics Club, Omicron Nu Harold Roscoe Anderson Law Kappa Sigma, Phi Delta Phi, Iron Sphinx, Viking, Business Manager Junior Play, Uni- versity Band (1-2-3), Vice-President Univer- sity Band (3), Chairman Junior Law Hop, Chairman Law Barbecue. Eva Ashton Agriculture Stock Judging Team Irene Elizabeth Baker Tekamah Arts and Science, Teachers Lulu Bayes Agriculture Home Economics, Y. W. C. A Gladys Beaumont Agriculture Achoth — 18»— TSSe QisM r swM Genevieve Bechter Pierce Arts and Science Alpha Xi Delta, Union Literary Society, Y. W. C. A., W. S. G.A., Black Masque, Silver Ser- pent, W. S. G. A. Board, Senior Advisory Board. Myrtle Beckman Arts and Science Stromsburg Lincoln Elinor M. Bennett Arts and Science Delta Delta Delta. Black Masque, Mystic Fish, Vice-President W. S. G. A., Treasurer W.S. G. A., Secretary Senior Class, W. A. A., Y. W. C.A., W. S.G.A. Myrtle Dixie Berry Arts and Science Lincoln Ruth Evangeline Berry Lincoln Arts and Science, Teachers Girls ' Club Lillian Berry Lincoln Arts and Science, Teachers Evelyn Black Lincoln Agriculture Alpha Chi Omega, Omicron Nu, Y. W. C.A., W. S. G. A., Home Economics Club, Senior Advisory Board, Y. W. C. A. Cabinet, Presi- dent Omicron Nu, ' 18, National Secretary Omicron Nu. Sergeant-at-Arms Class 1919, President Senior Advisory Board. Walter C. Blunk Grand Island Arts and Science, Commerce Acacia, Innocents, Alpha Kappa Psi. Mark E. Bockemuehl Dental E. E. Borcherding Agriculture Farm House, A g. Club Lincoln Dunbar —184- p pn t ; Alfreda Bossemeyer Superior Agriculture and Teachers Omicron Nu, Y. W. C. A., W. S. G. A., Twins Club. Lincoln Francis Botkin Arts and Science, Teachers Latin Club, Order of the Double Torch, Math Club, Senior Advisory Board, Pan-Helenic Scholarship 1918. Verdon il il Mildred Bowers Arts and Science Pi Beta Phi, Silver Serpent, Y. W. C. A., Girls ' Club. Chadron Bertha Braddock Arts and Science Wilson D. Bryans Omaha Arts and Science, Commerce Alpha Sigma Phi, Innocents, Viking, Iron Sphinx, Zodiac, Varsity " N " Club, Univer- sity Commercial Club Treasurer, (3) Cadet Uflicers Association, Captain Co. D., R O I. C, 17- ' 18, President Senior Class, ' 19, Class Treasurer (2-3), Class Football (1-2-3) Class Track (1-2), Varsity Track (2-3-4)! Athletic Board (4), Junior Ivy Day Commit- tee, University Week Committee (4) Gareld L. Butler University Place . „ Dental Xi Psi Phi Marian V. Byram Arts and Science, Teachers Evelyn Caldwell Lincoln Arts and Science (Fine Arts) Palladian, Senior Advisory Board, Silver Ser- pent, Art Club, Y. W. C A Frances Caldwell _ ,, rts and Science Palladian William H. Campen Arts and Science Cofnlmskor j -185— e l Ti5 i9i9:B Edward F. Carter Coi tifca ei ' GoLDA Canady Minden Arts and Science, Teachers Law Bruning Phi Alpha Delta, Secretary-Treasurer Law Class (3). John Christenson Lincoln Arts and Science Walter E. Christenson Lincoln Pi Kappa Phi Arts and Science Dorothy Clark Cleveland Waterville, N. Y. Arts and Science Dorothy Colburn Lincoln Arts and Science Kappa Alpha Theta, Theta Sigma Phi, Eng- lish Cluh, Girls ' Club. Agriculture Dental Gladys Ci ' shma ' Agriculture Lincoln Lincoln In Gertrude E. DeSautelle I Arts and Science Delta Theta, W. A. A., Y. W. C. A.. W. A. A. Executive Board, Class Basketball (1-2-4), Baseball (1-3). Swimming (Class Team) (3). i VD: -1S6— I isr tgigl c Helen Ruth Detweiler Arts and Science Omaha " = " ' Dill Grand Island - - Arts and Science Kappa Alpha Theta. Theta Sigma Phi. Valky- rie, . 1 • W. C. A., Junior Informal. Treasurer Junior Class Second Semester. Senior Hop; Class Treasurer First Semester, Senior. Helen Doty geaver Crossing Arts and Science, Teachers Delta Gamma. Y. W.- C. A. Cabinet, W. S O. A., Xi Delta. Black Masque, Senior Vice- President. •Gwendolyn Drayton . Orchard A.1 1. f ' ' and Science. Teachers Alpha Xi Delta, Black Masque, Y W C A " W. S. G. A., Silver Serpent, Xi Delta. ' " Leonard O. Edgar Xi Psi Phi Dental Edgar : : Marie Winifred Elliott Beatrice (INT) t • , , Arts and Science Latin Club. Y. W. C. A.. President Delian Lit- erary Society, ' 18, W. S. G. A. Louise J. Enochs Sheridan. Wyo „ . Agriculture Omicron Nu, President Home Economics Club, Senior Advisory Board. Girls ' Club, Y. W. C. A. Lucile Evelyn Erazim V Air r A A ' ' ' " ' " ' Science Y. W. C. A., Giirls ' Club Mary H. Everts ,, . . Arts and Science Union Literary Society, Girls ' Club Ravenna Waco Paul D. Fleming Denta! Wilsonville 187— riie t919 I Coi tesl ei-IS W. Spencer Flint Arts and Science Delta Tau Delta Lamar Folda Arts and Science Sigma Gamma Epsilon Roy B. Ford Sr. A. S. Fr. Law Pi Kappa Phi Omaha Lincoln Bertrand DiUer AVERIL E. FOUTS Agriculture Omicron Nu, Y. W. C. A., Home Economics Club. Orell W. Freeman Sheridan, Wyo. Arts and Science Alpha Delta Pi, Silver Serpent, Girls ' Club Council. Henry F. Fuerst Battle Creek Dental LuciLE Fulk Atlanta Arts and Science, Teachers Eliza E. Gamble Mead Arts and Science Black Masque, Senior Advisory Board, Y. W. C. A. Secretary (4), W. S. G. A. Eva E. Gibbons Comstock Arts and Science Alpha Omicron Pi, Valkyrie, Y. W. C. A. Madeline Girard Lincoln Arts and Science Alpha Phi, Valkyrie, Women ' s Athletic As- sociation, W.S.G.A., Y.W.C.A., President of Women ' s Athletic Association, N. -188— m: 2M HiLDRED Goodwin Mitchell Arts and Science, Teachers Alpha Phi Vivian L. Goss Lincoln Arts and Science, Teachers Girls ' Club, Y. W. C. A. Harry M. Gradwohl Dental Delta Sigma Delta Victor C. Graham Arts and Science Alpha Theta Chi, Innocents Mary A. Gregory Arts and Science .si Ray C. Groom Plainville, Kansas ' V Dental Xi Psi Phi Nelda Lydia Grove Arts and Science Y. W. C. A., W. S. G. A., Camp Fire Girls Carl Gunther Dental Mrs. Gertrude Squires Hager Hebron Arts and Science, Teachers Y. W. C.A., W. S. G. A., Delta Delta Delta, Xi Delta. Leon S. Hamilto.n Engineering Sigma Nu, Sigma Tau, Engineering Society (Pres.) (4), U. N. S. C. E. Board of Control, Cornhusker Staff (3), Blue Print Staff (3). —189— jk: i CoS dtttslaei- 1 Harry Edwards Harris Dental Xi Psi Phi, Band. Fairbury Catherine Rice Hainer Webster Groves, Mo. Arts and Science, Teachers Girls ' Club, Y.W.G.A., Vice-President Latin Club. George W. Hearn Lincoln Agriculture lpha Zeta, Ag. Club, Business Manager Ag- riculture, Assistant Editor Ag. Club. Orville L. Hedrich Agriculture Pawnee City Bifoken Bow Sarah Margaret Heitter Arts and Science Gamma Phi Beta, Black Masque, Silver Ser- pent Y. W. C. A., W. S. G. A., Chairman Sen- ior Social Committee, Junior Play Committee. Maurea p. Hendee . Omaha Arts and Science and Journalism Alpha Xi Delta, W. S. G. A., Y. W. C. A., Math. Club. Olive Higgins Idaho Falls, Idaho Agriculture Alpha Delta Pi, Omicron Nu, Iota Sigma Pi, ■ Y. W. C. A. Russell James Hinman Redfield, So. Dak. Dental Xi Psi Phi Mark L. Hooper Holdreee Arts and Science Alpha Kappa Psi, Adj. 1st Battalion, 1918. Eben James Horner Dunlap, Mo. Dental Xi Psi Phi ' m: m Q Katharvn Howey Beatrice Arts and Science, Teachers Delta Gamma, Y. W. C. A., W. S. G. A., Mystic Fish, Silver Serpent, Valkyrie. Byron Wilson Hunter Lincoln Engineering Alpha Sigma Phi Roy Inbody Lincoln Arts and Science Sigma Phi Epsilon William Burrus Ireland Lincoln A F. and A. M., Phi Delta Kappa. Wm. Cable Jackson Lincoln Arts and Science Delta Upsilon, Innocent, Sigma Gamma Epsi- lon, Dramatic Club, " N " Club, Varsity Bas- ketball (2-3-4), Basketball Captain (3-4) Var- sity Track (2), Athletic Board (4), Senior Hop Committee, Y. M. C. A. Cabinet (2). Brush, Colo. Walter D. James Law Phi Alpha Delta, Championship Junior De- bating Team (3), Law Barbecue Commit- tee (3). Augusta Janovsky Edgemont, So. Dak. Arts and Science, Teachers Delian Literary Society, Komensky Club, Latin Club, Y. W. C. A. Olive Jay Delta Zeta University Place Arts and Science Clarence B. Johnson Lincoln Dcnta! Xi Psi Phi Clyde Everett Johnson Norfolk Arts and Science, School of Commerce Commercial Club. Mathematics Club, Senior Debating Committee, Assistant Business Man- ager Daily Nebraskan (1917-18), Y. M. C A Cabinet (4). m -191- ' I g l Tf5 1919i r s i ] Harvey M. Johnson Phi Delta Phi Law Fremont Lincoln .Marguerite Annette Jones Agriculture Palladian Literary Society ,Mary Louise Jones Dennison, Iowa Arts and Science Pi Beta Phi, Girls ' Club, Y. W. C. A. Gertrude Hendrey Judd Rising Ci ' y 1 Arts and Science Palladian Literary Society Vincent E. Kauffman , Hardy 5 Engineering Sigma Tau, A. S. M. E., Engineering Society, Mathematics Glub, Chemistry Club, Board of Control Engineering Society, Secretary Sigma Tau (3), President Sigma Tau (4), Treasurer A. S. M. E. (4). Assistant Editor Blue Print (4), Editor-in-Chief Blue Print (4), Vice- , President Engineering Society (4). Florence Kellogg Red Cloud Arts and Science Camp Fire, Y. W. C. A. Fred Raymond Kelly Nora Agriculture Farm House Fraternity, Agricultural Club, Fruit Judging Team, ' 15. Helen Jane Kendall Superior Arts and Science Alpha Phi, Black Masque, Y. W. C. A. Cabi- net, W. S. G. A. I. R. Kenyon Litchfield Commerce Assistants Club, Y. M. C. A., Commercial Club, Mathematics Club, Assistant in Depart- ment of Economics. Augusta Kibler Kearney Arts and Science, Teachers Alpha Xi Delta, Valkyrie, English Club, Y. W. C. A. -192— I [ SP Edgar C. Killer Dental Lincoln Omaha Charles J. Killian Agriculture and Teachers Farm House, Alpha Chi Sigma, Alpha Zeta, Komensky Club, Agricultural Club, Senior Hop Committee. C. Kimball Lincoln Law Delta Upsilon, Phi Delta Phi Frederick Dwicht Kirsch Lincoln Arts and Science Innocents, Sigma Delta Chi, Art Club, Uni- versity Week Association, President Art Club (3), Awgwan Staff (1-2-3-4), Art Editor Aw- gwan. Managing Editor (4), Art Editor Corn- husker (3), Senior Managing Editor Corn- husker (4). Leonard W. Kline Blue Springs Arts and Science Phi Delta Theta, Innocents, Vikings, Sigma Delta Chi, Phi Alpha Tau, Zodiac Club, Var- sity Debating Team (2), Editor-in-Chief , Daily Nebraskan (4). Ruth Koch Fairbury Agriculture Omicron Nu Edna M. Kiser University Place Arts and Science, Teachers Viola Klienke Cheyenne, Wyo. Arts and Science Gamma Phi Beta Simon C. Koebele Burns, Kan. Dental Delta Sigma Delta Katherine C. Kohl Hastings Arts and Science Kappa Alpha Theta, Y. W. C. A., W. S. G. A., Silver Serpent, Black Masque, Secretary, ' 17, President, ' 18 of W. S. G. A., University Night Committee, University Week Com- mittee. —193- a rs ±9ml c I CM ftfcSsker ; Ema Kouba Verdigre Arts and Science, Teachers Komensky Club Earl E. Laidig Delta Sigma Delta Dental Danbury Alice Laurence Fairmont Arts and Science Y. W. C. A., Delian Martin Nelson Lawritson McCook Agriculture Alpha Gamma Rho. Alpha Zeta, Agricultural Club, United Agricultural Club. Dairy Club, Dairy Judging Team, Fat Stock Judging Team ( Chas. J. Lemkuhl Arts and Science Alpha Kappa Psi George Leschinsky Delta Sigma Delta Dental Wahoo Loup City Felix M. Levenson Enaterinburg, Russia Arts and Science Menorah Stella Mae Lewellen Arts and Science Dramatic Club Lincoln Clyde A. Linch Xi Psi Phi Dental University Pla .e Paul Lindley Riverton Engineering Sigma Tau, Bushnell Guild, President Civil Engineering Society, General Engineering So- ciety. f -194- i Wr ' imQl m Opal Lintz Johnson Arts and Science W. S. G. A., Y. W. C. A., W. A. A., Basket- ball, ' 17 Lea LiPSEY Omaha Arts and Science Dramatic Club, Girls ' Club, University Play- ers, German Dramatic Club. Harold B. Long Arts and Science Bushnell Guild, Y. M. C. A. Lincoln Lincoln Paul Gladstone Ludwick Dental Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Delta Sigma Delta, Iron Sphinx, Freshman Hop Committee. Ernest Warren Lundeen Keene Arts and Science Y. M. C. A., Y. M. C. A. Cabinet (2-3-4), Editor Students ' Handbook, Chairman Uni- versity Directory (3). Dolly Cora Lutjeharms Arts and Science Dorothea E. Lutjeharms Agriculture and Teachers Hanna Elizabeth McCorkindale Odebolt Arts and Science Alpha Chi Omega, Y. W. C. A., W. S. G. A., Black Masque, Silver Serpent, Valkyrie, Uni- versity Week Extension Board, Senior Cap and Gown Committee, Junior Play Commit- tee, Captain Committee of 200. Ethel Viola McDonald Teachers Helen McGerr Arts and Science ICofSk Q ' . —195— ' ) J Bernard McHuch Xi Psi Phi Dental Helen Ruth McKeen Arts and Science Bertrand Blair li Forrest H. McKenney Palmer Engineering Sigma Tau, Engineering Society, A. I. E. E. Laura McRoberts Mound City, Mo. Arts and Science Kappa Kappa Gamma, Y. W. C. A., Girls ' Club. WiLLrAM Mackey Arts and Science Sigma Nu Ansley William M. Maddo.x Falls City Arts and Science Phi Gamma Delta, Athletic Committee F. A. Magnuson Dental Glenn E. Mahon Delta Sigma Delta Dental Loup City Gothenburg James S. Martin Rising City Engineering Sigma Tau, American Institute of Electrical Engineers, Mathematics Club, Assistants Club, Alma E. Maryott Lincoln Agriculture Advisory Board (Senior), Omicron Nu -196— i I I illli .gp Lyman Brome Mead Arts and Science Phi Kappa Psi, Nebraskan Staff, ' 18 Ashland WiLLMAR L. Millar North Bend Engineering Alpha Sigma Phi, Sigma Tau, A. S. M. E., Secretary A. S. M. E., Chairman Senior Ath- letic Committee. Robert R. Moodie Law Delta Upsilon, Kosmet Edmund Bailey Morcom Arts and Science Sigma Alpha Epsilon West Point Omaha Mae C. Moritz Stella Arts and Science Y. W. C. A., Union, W. S. G. A., English Dra- matic Club, German Dramatic Club. Mildred Morse Lincoln Arts and Science Alpha Delta Pi, Xi Delta, Junior Play Com- mittee, Y W. C. A. Margaret Craig Mortimer Arts and Science Lincoln D. P. MouLTON Lincoln Agriculture Alpha Theta Chi, Alpha Zeta, Denver Stock Judging Team, ' 18. Paul B. Muffly Delta Sigma Delta Dental Orchard Esther Maurine Murphy Sidney, Iowa Arts and Science Alpha Omicron Pi, English Club Coi ' mkoi m S -197— n wM Ivy B. Nation Fremont rir j and Science Alpha Chi Omega. W. S. G. A, Y. W. C. A;, Latin Cluh Lyle Glee Neff Dental Sterling Omaha Katharine Louise Newbranch Arts and Science Alpha Phi, Black Masque, Valkyrie. Theta Sigma Phi. Silver Serpent, Daily Nebraskan Staff (2-3), Editor (4), Cornhusker Staff (3), Students Publication Board (3), Freshman, Sophomore Hop Committees, Junior Prom Committee, University Week Committee, Kos- met (1-2). Richard F. Nosky Nebraska City Engineering ■ ■ " ; Engineering Society, Catholic Students ' Club, Halsey C. Noyes Waterloo Agriculture Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Agriculture Club, Dairy Club. Opal Nuss Arts and Science Achoth. Y. W. C. A., W. S. G. A. Sutton (2. Ann Olen Oleson Albion Arts and Science Tegner. W. S. G. A.. Y. W. C. A. Fred L. Oswald Lincohi Engineering Sigma Tau. Union Society. Student Chairman A. L E. E. Helen Agnes Palmer Arts and Science V. W. C. A. Lincoln LuELLA Patt Creston, Iowa Arts and Sci ence Kappa Alpha Theta, W. S. G. A., Y. W. C. A. -198— .Q Ky •gjl 115-1919 . Eugenia Ware Peirce Arapahoe Arts and Science. Teachers Alpha Xi Delta, W. S. G. A., Y. W. C. A. C. Raymond Peterson Dental Xi Psi Phi Stromsburg Dorothy Pettis Lincoln Arts and Science Kappa Kappa Gamma, Black Masque, Silver Serpent, W. S. G. A. Board. Dorothy Pierce Tecumseh Arts and Science, Teachers Pi Beta Phi. Valkyrie, Girls ' Club, Y. W. C. A. Charles H. Pitzer Xi Psi Phi Miriam Pool Dental Lincoln Neosho, Mo. Arts and Science Kearney Club, Pre-Medic Society, Assistant in Department of Chemistry. Emma Pospsil Prague Arts and Science Y. W. C. A., W. S. G. A., Komensky Club Louis A. Proskovic Dental Forrest Dale Ratcliffe Dental Lincoln Benkleman Pansy Read Merna Arts and Science Girls ' Club, Y. W. C. A., Union, Mathematics Club, Women ' s .A.thletic Association, Junior Basketball, Soccer, Baseball Team. ■™ T - I I ■■II I I ■ II Mil IIWIIIl 111 lllVl V ' V hw— -199— i£ mM I, CofiSkSskei ' C LoY G. Ream Broken Bow Arts and Science Achoth, Y. W. C. A., Home Economics, Girls ' Club, Xi Delta, Kosmet Klub, 1917. ViDA E. Reck MEYER Osceola Agriculture Palladian Literary Society, Omicron Nu, Sil- ver Serpent, Y. W. C. A. Oliver Puterbaugh Reed Nebraska City Electrical Engineering A. T. E. E., Mathematics Club, Engineering Society. Dale H. Reinhardt . Diller Dental Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Delta Sigma Delta Harry Burch Reynolds Lincoln Law Phi Alpha Delta, Union Literary Society, Band, Football (4), " N " Club. Lesa Richards Lincoln Kp Arts and Science ' • ' W. A. A., W. S. G. A., Y. W. C. A. m Charles Rider Delta Sigma Delta Roland V. Rodman Phi Delta Phi Dental Law McCook Blair Elizabeth Rose University Place Arts and Science Y. W. C. A., W. A. A. C. Kenneth Ross Arts and Science Bushnell Guild Blair -200— fiK mM LiLA Sands Winter Haven, Florida Arts and Science Iota Sigma Pi, Chemistry Club Helen H. Samford Arts and Science Art Club, Mathematics Club Omaha Clarks Mary Ellen Schank Arts and Science Delian Literary Society, Latin Club, Catholic Students ' Club, Y. W. C. A. ZoraSchaupp Lincoln Arts and Science. Teachers Latin Club, English Club, Order of the Double Torch. Carl A. Scheibel Arts and Science Arthur Herald Schmidt ' Vl " Dental Vyl Xi Psi Phi, Band Campbell Elkader, Iowa Gladys Minnie Schwab Osceola Arts and Science, Teachers Girls ' Club Alice M. Schott Silver Creek Arts and Science Leland Vance Sharp Dental Xi Psi Phi Philip E. Sheehan York Dental Catholic Students ' Club, Class Football (3). -201— e| 11 919 J . Co j b kg-iT ' John Russell Shepard Lincoln Agriculture Alpha Zeta, Agricultural Club, Associate Edi- tor of Agriculture, Dairy Judging Team (3), Fat Stock Judging Team (4). P ' ay Sherwin Harvard Arts and Science, School of Commerce Palladian Frederick Lloyd Shields Dental Delta Sigma Delta Sargent Lincoln John F. Showalter Arts and Science Art Club, English Club. Mathematics Club, Assistant Department of Political Science and Sociology. Alice Blanche Skyrme Superior Arts and Science. Teachers G;,rls ' Club, V. W. C. A. Hazel M. Snethen Humboldt Arts and Science. Teachers Achoth, Mathematics Club, Y. W. C. A. Cabi- net, ' 18, Silver Serpent, Senior .Advisory Board. Helen A. Sohlbekg Oakland Arts and Science. Teachers Tegner Wallace E. Spear Genoa Lav. ' Alpha Theta Chi, Innocents. Phi Delta Phi, Phi Alpha Tau, Varsity Basketball (3-4), " N " Club. John Ralph Spencer Mankato, Kan. Dental Delta Sigma Deha Merlin L. Springer Oxford Arts and Science, Commerce Acacia, Alpha Kappa Psi, Glee Club, Univer- sitv Commercial Club, Drum-Major Cadet Band, Business Manager Daily Nebraskan, Assistant Chaixman Senior Debate. —202- w K T 5ri919 [ Grace Stahl University Place Agriculture Y. W. C. A., Girls ' Cliib, Home Economics Club, Omicron Nu. Gordon Sutton Grant A. Stannakd ' Engineering Alpha Tau Omega Hulda A, Steiger Arts and Science Achoth, Y. W. C. A., W. S. G. A. Bernice L. Stilgebouer Indianola Arts and Science, Teachers Girls ' Club ■ : Idella Strayer Arts and Science Matilda Strassel Wood River ' Arts and Science, Teachers . Elma C. Sturdevant Agriculture Omicron Nu, Palladian, Home Economics Club. Clarence H. Swanson Dental Delta Sigma Delta H. E. Swanson Xi Psi Phi Dental Irvin p. Swanbam 1 Xi Psi Phi Dental i Cdi iimkei ' —203— liiG QlO Rci- Cd Skuskoi ' i Claude L. Thompson Dental Xi Psi Phi Frederick Edward Thompson Dental Delta Sigma Delta A. A. TSCHAUNER Xi Psi Phi West Point North Platte Omaha Leslie R. Thomson Agriculture Alpha Zeta, Sigma Kappa Zeta, Agricultural Club, Editor-in-Chief of Agriculture (4), Business Manager Agriculture, Vice-President of Agriculture Club, Fruit Team. Georgia Clinton Tuttle Lincoln Arts and Science, Teachers Delta Gamma Denial Osceola Elizabeth Varner Tecumseh Arts and Science Bee Edward L. Vogeltanz Law Phi Alpha Delta, Komensky Alice von Bergen Arts and Science V. W. C. A., Kearney Club York Carlos Waldheim, Jr. Zacapa, Guatemala Central America Dental Delta Sigma Delta Duane E. Walrath Albion Agriculture Acacia, Agricultural Club. Fat Stock Judging Team, ' 16. S -204— m T g-1919 jgc f1 Helen Ward Clay Center Agriculture Omicron Nu, Home Economics Club, Girls ' Club. ESTELLA ArDIS WaRNER Agriculture and Teachers Palladian, Y. W. C. A., Omicron Nu Lincoln Pearl Warner Ericson Arts and Science, Teachers Roth H. Welch Omaha Arts and Science, Teachers Delta Delta Delta, Black Masque, Senior Board, President Y. W. C. A., Girls ' Club, Sil- ver Serpent, ' 18, Tennis, ' 17. Robert S. Wenger Lincoln Arts and Science Delta Upsilon, Innocents, Viking. Iron Sphynx, Sigma Delta Chi, Kosmet. Editor-in- Chief 1919 Cornhusker, Junior Managing Edi- tor 1918 Cornhusker, Chairman Senior Rrom, Sophomore Olympic Committee, Master of Ceremonies Freshman Hop. Ray Ernest Wenk Creston Arts and Science Delta Upsilon, Senior Hop Mariannie Frances Whitaker Clinton, Miss. Arts and Science Alpha Xi Delta, W. S. G. A., Y. W. C. A., Valkyrie. Frances Willard Whitmore Valley Arts and Science Alpha Chi Omega, Y. W. C. A., W. S. G. A., Mystic Fish, Silver Serpent, Valkyrie, Senior Cap and Gown Committee, Cheer Leader (3-4), Vice president (1), Junior Hop Com- mittee. Captain Committee of 300, Kosmet Play (1-2). Bessie Have Whitney Miltonvale, Kan. Arts and Science, Teachers W. S. G. A., Y. W. C. A. Winifred Williams Lincoln Agricultitrc Alpha Chi Omega, Omicron Nu, Y. W. C. A., Girls ' Club. Home Economics Society. ; (3- -■ii -205- eTTfiTiQiQ Ss May E, Wilson Delta Zeta Agriculture Bethany WiLMA Winter University Place Arts and Science Theta Sigma Phi, Art Club, English Club, Student Assistants ' Club, . Cornhusker Staff. Adelyn Jane Wolfe Neligh • Agriculture Home Economics Club, Girls ' Club Justin Cuthbert Woodruff Oxford Arts and Science Jay B. Worley Holyoke, Colo. [ ■ Arts and Science Alpha Kappa Psi, Mathematics Club, Com- mercial Club, Secretary and President Com- mercial Club, Junior Play. Irene Wupper • ' , , . Arts and Science Vauchan Yanjz Engineering Treasurer A. I. E. E., Sigrna Tau Howard Yost Acacia, Xi Psi Phi Helen Lucile Young Arts and Science Delta Delta Delta Lincoln York Red Cloud Lincoln Josephine Lucille Zrust Clarkson Arts and Science Palladian, President Komensky Club -206- ! Ij CoJ tetskerl i Helen Minor -(i and Science Alpha Chi Omega Lincoln Lincohi Paul A. Dobson Arts and Science Alpha Sigma Phi, Innocents. Kosmet Klub, Dramatic Club, Zodiac Club, Glee Club, Presi- dent University Week Committee, Master of Ceremonies Senior Hop, Varsity Football (2-3), Captain Wrestling Team, Vice-Presi- dent Athletic Board, President Varsity " N " Club. Stan Henry Swanton Arts and Science Alpha Theta Chi Emma Garrett Madison Arts and Science Kappa Alpha Theta Helen E. Holtz Arts and Science, Teachers Y. W. C. A., Girls ' Club, W. A. A. Omaha -207 TB — 919 r ' " " ■■ " ' ' " ■• " -- i Senior rom Committee RoBT. Wenger, Chairman Florence Jenks Wm. Holt, M. C. Mildred Bowers Helen Doty Leonard Kline Walter Blunk AJ —208— g l T« 19l9 Kc I Coi toi ef [|9 JUNIOR8 —209- e21 T t?i919.g G7 Junior Class Officers Orville Ellerbrock President Gaylord Davis Vice-President Fae Breese Secretary-Treasurer X ' . I ; u 1 , H I :-, ' H k J 1. ... . .i..ne Floyd StOxNE President Fred Hellner Vice-President LuciLE Cline Secretary Harold L. Gerhart Treasurer m -210- va W M junior Committees; jFirsit emcsiter INFORMAL Glen Hopkins, Chairman Chas. C. Stretton Janet Thornton Patricia Maloney Herman Thomas Harold MgMahon Harold Matthews Alice Sedgwick HOP Gaylord Davis, Chairman Harold T. Sandusky Helen Giltner Genevieve Addleman Webb Richards Ed Bush George Farnum Dorothy Wetherald Fae Breese ATHLETICS Elmer Schellenberg, Chairman Ernest Hubka Frank Adkins Arthur Yort OLYMPICS Byron McMahon Glenn Ely Harvey Rice Howard Murphin PROM Orville Elerbrock, Chairman Elmer Schellenberg Chas. Stretton Fred Helner Gaylord Davis True Jack Herman Thomas Fae Breese Margaret Tourtelot DEBATE John Koehler, Chairman Harriet Ashbrook Burt Button © —211- n ji Co akSskot ' i • Fred Acton Engineering Liberty Mildred Adams Belle Plaine, Iowa Arts and Science, Teachers Chi Omega, Silver Serpent Richard F. Adkins Lincoln Arts and Science Delta Chi, " N " Club, Junior Athletic Comm., Gym Team, ' 17- ' 18, Captain ' 18, Basketball ' 18 Alice L. Alle,n Omaha Arts and Science, Teachers Latin Club, Secretary Palladian Society, W. S. G. A., Uni Y. W. C. A., American Collegiate Alumnae Scholarship 1918, Pan- hellenic Scholarship 1918 Lois Ambrose Arts and Science Panama Ames Alice M. Anderson Arts and Science Union, Graduate in Uni School of Music Vern Anderson Arts and Science Pre Medic Rose Mitchell Harriett Ashbrook Arts and Science Gamma Phi Beta, Theta Sigma Phi, Silver Serpent, Sophomore Debating Team Faustina Ankeny Corning, Iowa Arts and Science, F. A. Henry S. Atwood Chester Arts and Science. Premedic Pi Phi Chi Oo- -212— m T iri9l9 K S Cd kSsk i ' lE) Charles Dutton Barton Law S, A. T. C. Isabel Bennison Agriculture Myra L. Bishop Agriculture Kappa Kappa Gamma Errold G. Bohl Fine Arts North Platte Lincoln Lincoln Humboldt Elba Edwin R. Boruch Eitgiiieeriiig Sigma Tau, Catholic Students Club, A. L E. E., Math Club La Verne Boyd Arts and Science Lincoln Roberta Jones Normal Agriculture and Teachers Fae Breese Lincoln Arts and Science Alpha Chi Omega. Silver Serpent, Xi Delta, W. A. A., Secretary and Treasurer Junior Class 1918, W. S. G. A. Board Ruth Brigham Whitehead, S. Dak. Arts and Science W. A. A., Gi,.-ls ' Club, Y. W. C. A. Helen Brodager Pierce Arts and Science, Teachers -213— Verna R. Buchta Agriculture Palladian Edward T. Bush Robert Brown Arts and Science Alpha Tau Omega Ida Lilyard Carr Arts and Science Palladian, Eta Sigma Pi ICorSi Sk Law Lincoln Tecumseh Alpha Tau Omega, Phi Delta Phi, Band 1, 2, 3, Junior Hop Committee H. Bernice Bushee , - Kimball Agriculture and Teachers H. E. Club, Girls ' Club Sargent Lincoln George D. Bushnell Arts and Science Phi Gamma Delta, Vikings, First Lieut. Co. C, 1917, Ass ' t. Mgr. 1918 Blue Print Agriculture Forest P. Cartwright ■ Pre-Medic W. Harlan Cattin Arts and Science Delta Chi, Iron Sphinx Lincoln Curtis Paton, Iowa Omaha Curtis Neil T. Chadderton Arts and Science Acacia. Alpha Chi Sigma, Bus. Mgr. 1919 Cornhusker —214— ;ejl Tng-1919 ' Ruth Chamberlain Adel, Iowa Arts and Science, Teachers Chris L. Christensen Minden Agriculture Farm House, Palladian, Agricultural Club. Agricultural Staff 1916-1917. Y. M. C. A. Cabinet. N. S. Army 1918 Mabel B. Clark Arts and Science Fairmont LuciLE Cline Lincoln Fine Arts W. S. G. A.. Y. W. C. A.. President of University Chorus 1919. Treasurer of Uni- versity Chorus 1917 Delia E. Cobb Ft. Worth. Texas ' Arts and Science Gamma Phi Beta Doris Cole Omaha Arts and Science Alpha Chi Omega Helen C. Cook Blair Arts and Science. Teachers i i if W. S. G. A., Y. W. C. A. IS Horace Charles Crandall North Loup Agriculture Alina Louise Crawford Charlestown, Ind. Arts and Science Alice Lucille Crawford Charlestown, Ind. Arts and Science M m W § " e i Tiic l919 u Irene Cullen Lincoln Arts and Science, Teachers Esther Daily Arts and Science Lincoln Lincoln Gavlord Davis Arts and Science Phi Kappa Psi. Sigma Delta Chi, Vikings, Alpha Kappa Psi, Commercial Club, Editor- in-Chief Daily Nebraskan, Cornhusker Staff 3, 4. 5, 6, Vice-President Junior Class, Class Treasurer 1, Class Secretary 4. Chairman Junior Hop Committee, Junior Prom Com- mittee H. S. Davis Sidney, Iowa Engineering Vikings, Engineering Society Mary Helen Dayton Lincoln Arts and Science Frederick Deutsch Nebraska City Arts and Science Sigma Chi Margaret Dodge Fremont Arts and Science Kappa Alpha Theta, W. S. G. A., Y. W. C. A. Ethlvne M. Druse Cambridge Agriculture Alpha Delta Pi, Silver Serpent Armii.da Dutton Lincoln Agriculture Kappa Alpha Theta —216— m Dewey Dye Engineering Alpha Ghi Sigma, Union Helen Edgecombe Teachers College Y. W. C. A., Girls Club, Chi Omega Frieda Eggenberger Arts and Science Ruth A. Ellinghusen Fine Arts Delta Zeta, Art Club, Y. W. C. A., Girls ' Club Orv ' ille Lee Ellerbrock Arts and Science Delta Upsilon, Lron Sphinx, Viking, Junior Class President, Sophomore Olympics Com- mittee, Sophomore Hop, M. C. Glenn A. Ely Guide Rock Arts and Science Sigma Chi, Iron Sphinx, Commercial Club George A. Farm an Law Alpha Sigma Phi, Iron Sphinx Sadie Bernice Finch Arts and Science Delta Gamma, Theta Sigma Phi, Y. W. C. A., Daily Nebraskan Staff, ' 18, ' 19, Awgwan Staff ' 18, ' 19, Cornhusker Staff ' 19 Helen E. Fischer Fort Pierre, So. Daki Arts and Science Silver Serpent, Alpha Xi Delta, W. S. G. A., Catholic Students, Art Club, Xi Delta ' 18 Glenheim Foe Red Cloud Arts and Science Acacia, Dramatic Club, University Players Tfie l919 Coi dittskei ' R. E. FoRTNA Octavia Agriculture Agriculture Club, Alpha Gamma Rho Genevieve Freeman Lincoln Arts and Science Palladian, English Club, Y. W. C. A., Girls Club, Latin Club, All University Party Com- mittee, Y. W. C. A. Cabinet Ira Pearl French Agriculture H. E. Club, Girls Club Anne Geigel Agriculture Laural Algona, Iowa Harold L. Gerhart Newman Grove Arts and Science Alpha Tau Omega, Sigma Delta Chi, Alpha Kappa Psi, Kosmet, Viking, Iron Sphinx, Varsity Basketball 2, Varsity Track 2, Corn- husker Staff ' 18- ' 19, Managing Editor ' 19, Ath- letic Board 3, " N " Club, Commercial Club Leona M. Gilmore Red Oak, Iowa Arts and Science Helen L. Giltner Omaha Agriculture Alpha Phi, Xi Delta. Y. W. C. A., W. S. G. A., Home Economics Club, Y. W. C A. Staff 3, Junior Hop Committee 3, Daily Nebraskan Staff Harvey M. Glebe Beaver City Engineering Sigma Tau, A. S. M. E. Alirie W. Goke Pierce Arts and Science Union Florence C. Griswold Gordon Arts and Science Alpha Omicron Pi i! MTK giai Norma F. Grumann Arts and Science Delta Gamma Lincoln Omaha Herbert Carl Gustafson Engineering Sigma Tau, Engineering Society, Union Lit- erary Society, A. S. M. E. Roy Greenlee Delta Upsilon Arts and Science Sidney Cook Ruth N. Haas Arts and Science Y. W. C. A., W. S. G. a. Charlotte Hanna Wood Lake Arts, and Science Alpha Phi, Art Club Kathleen Hargrove Mt. Vernon, Mo. Arts and Science Brooks B. Harding Humboldt Arts and Science Dramatic Club, Union Literary Society Lula Haskell Arts and Science Chi Omega, Girls Club, Y. W. C. A Alma Omaha Mark E. Havens Arts and Science Delta Tau Delta, Alpha Kappa Psi, Iron Sphinx Marjorie Haycock Arts and Science Callaway m [§1 CottSkttskei-tejS m —219— HJTiqidS I CojRSfcasier i Marjorie Hedbloom Stromsburg Arts and Science Martha Hellner Arts and Science Girls Club, Y. W. C. A., W. A. A. Lincoln Lincoln Fred N. Hellner Arts and Science Sigma Phi Epsilon, Alpha Kappa Psi, Vik- ing, President Commercial Club, Assistant Business Manager Nebraskan 3, Business Manager (Elect) 3, Assistant Manager Uni Week Marian Henninger Arts and Science Alpha Phi Bertha Helzer Arts and Science Gamma Phi Beta Lincoln Valentine Wahoo Lorene Hendricks Arts and Science Alpha Omicron Pi, Silver Serpent. Xi Delta Clara Mae Hibbs Arts and Science Delian Literary Society Bethany FuUerton Ruth Katherine Huishilwood Arts and Science Y. W. C. A., Kearney Club, Latin Club Leigh Kent Holloway Engineering Sidney, Iowa Oakland Glenn Wm. Hopkins Engineering Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Kosmet Klub, Viking, Cheer Leader 2-3, Military Editor 1919 Corn- husker. Chairman Junior Hop, Chairman Jun- ior Ivy Day Committee a 220- vV m Tfi l919 S pR . Frank A. Horky Jr aud Science Komensky Club Helen Miller Howe Omaha Delta Gamma, Tlieta Sigma Phi, Silver Ser- pent, W. S. G. A., Y. W. C. A., Associate Editor Daily Nebraskan 3, Cheer Leader 2-3 Margaret Howes Omaha Arts and Science Kappa Alpha Theta, W. S. G. A., Y. W. C. A. Ernest Hubka Arts and Science Delta Tau Delta Virginia Henry Keule Hudson Bartlesville, Okla. Arts and Science Delta Upsilon Lenoa W. Huguley Dallas, Texas 1 Arts and Science Mabel Lucille Hunter Dunlap, Iowa Arts and Science, Teachers Delta Zeta, Catholic Students Association Ruth Lenore Hutton Arts and Science Achoth, W. A. A., P. E. N., Y. W. C. A., Girls Club, Treasurer Y. W. C. A., Editor Directory True Jack Lincoln Arts and Science Delta Delta Delta, Silver Serpent, Mystic Fish, W. S. G. A. Board, Y. W. C. A. Orion J. Jerner Law CdJ te tei ' -221— K l Gw SJiQskei John Hoover Koehler Law Phi Delta Theta Albert S. Johnston Holdrege Law Bushnell Guild, Phi Delta Phi Fowler Dow Jones Omaha Engineering Alpha Sigma Phi , . ■■. . . Walter H. Judd Rising City ■ Arts and Science ' ■ Bushnell Guild, Pre-Medic Society, Stu- dent Volunteer Band, President University, Y. M. C. A. Esther Kielpact Council Bluffs, Iowa Arts and Science Y. W. C. A., W. S. G. A. Geneva Omaha Jean Catherine Landale ;•■ Arts and Science Silver ' Serpent, Y. W. C. A., W. S. G. A. Genoa Helen Mae Larson Arts and Science. Teachers Kearney Club, Y. W. C. A. S. Larson Stromsburg Arts and Science. Fine Arts Pi Kappa Phi, Band, University Orchestra Leone Lawson Shenandoah, Iowa Arts and Science Viola Lawson Shenandoah, Iowa Arts and Science i —222— M IDg-1919 Alice Josephine Leahy Lincoln, Iowa Arts and Science Helen L Lewis Superior Arts and Science, Teachers Silver Serpents, Union, Y. W. C. A., W. S. G. A., Latin Club Harold Hart Lewis Fairfield Arts and Science. Fine Arts Pi Kappa Phi, Sergeant Major of Band, ' University Orchestra, Accompanist Univer- sity Chorus Wilber a. Lewis Fairfield Arts and Science Palladian Literary Society, Band, Orchestra John T. Linn Arts and Science Kappa Sigma i- Genevieve Loeb Arts and Science Iver Serpent, Alpha Phi Beatrice Long Arts and Science Kimball Lincoln Lincoln Lincoln Eleanor Candell Lowrey Arts and Science Palladian Literary Society, W. S. G. A,, Uni- versity Y. W. C. A. EiiiL F. LucKEY Columbus Arts and Science Sigma Phi Epsilon, Viking, G. D. C. Florence Wilma Lundell Julesburg, Colo. Arts and Science li C fcosker J (S mrm i Cdt fcusiei ' Mable MacAdam Potter Arts and Science Delta Zeta, Silver Serpent, Mystic Fish, Girls Club, Y. W. C. A. Alfreda Mackprang Cedar Bluffs Commerce Achoth, Silver Serpent, Y. W. C. A., Y. W. C. A. Cabinet, Girls Club Hays McElroy Main Wayne Arts and Science Sigma Chi, Vikings, Iron Sphinx E. Patricia Maloney Lexington Arts and Science Executive Board W. A. A., Theta Sigma Phi, Girls Club, Y. W. C. A., Daily Nebraskan Staff. Cornhusker Staff. Junior Informal Committee, Captain Basketball 2, Soccor, Rainbow Tournament Winners ' 18, Swim- ming Team 2 Faye E. Marty Council Bluffs, Iowa Arts and Science Vice-President of Delian ' 19, Y. W. C. A. W. S. G. A., German Dramatic Club ' 17 D . G. v., ' 17. Martin Matson Bertrand Engineering Phi Kappa Phi, A. S. M. E. Lucille E. Mauck Lincoln Arts and Science, Teachers Alpha Omicron Pi, W. S. G. A., Y. W. C. A. Hazel Helen McDonald Fine Arts Delta Delta Delta Mildred McFarland Arts and Science Pi Beta Phi Lincoln Omaha Lincoln Byron J. McMahon Agriculture Phi Delta Theta, Vikings, " N " Club, Agri- cultural Club, Catholic Students Club. Cir- culation Manager of Awgwan 3, Chairman Junior Olympics Committee, Sophomore Class Football, Freshman Track Squad 1, Varsity Track Team I —224— 531 Tfig-1919;8g ki Ashland Ord Gladys McReynolds Arts and Science Ruth Milford Teachers College Y. W. C. A., W. S. G. A. Ruth Miller David City Fine Arts Bernice Mitchell Lincoln Agriculture Y. W. C. A., Home Economics Club Jeannette Moore Lincoln Arts and Science Kappa Kappa Gamma Marguerite Morrissey Lincoln Arts and Science Gamma Phi Beta Howard Jennings Murfin Wabash Arts and Science Phi Kappa Psi, Sigma Delta Chi, News Edi- tor Daily Nebraskan, Managing Editor Daily Nebraskan Anna Catherine Murray Omaha Arts and Science W. S. G. A., Catholic Students Association EULA Nettleton Palladian Agriculture York Waterloo Lawrence Carlton Noyes Agriculture Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Agriculture Club, United Agriculture Club 1 4VD -225- |j Col feQskei ;v5 0. Marguerite Milek O ' Connell Arts and Science Catholic Students Club, Camp Fire Sturges Hilda Ohde Manning, Iowa Arts and Science, Teachers Alberta Jane Outhouse Loup City Arts and Science Helen Gould Owen Pine Ridge, S. Dak. Arts and Science Y. W. C. A., Girls Club 11 Margaret Perry Arts and Science Alpha Omicron Pi Lincoln Marie D. Peters Buffalo Arts and Science, Teachers Y. W. C. A., Girls Club Johannes P. Petersen Omaha Engineering Bushnell Guild, Union Literary Society, Sigma Tau, Alpha Chi Sigma Pauline Ranney Red Cloud Arts and Science Bruce M. Raymond Arts and Science Delta Chi, Vikings Lincoln Omaha Arnold C. Rathkey Engineering Union, Bushnell Guild, Sigma Tau, Alpha Chi Sigma — 22«— G) I TgJMsT ' Carolyn Margaret Reed Lincoln Arts and Science Pi Beta Phi, Theta Sigma Phi, Silver Ser- pent, Y. W. C. A. Cabinet, Girls Club, Asso- ciate Editor Awgwan Harve L. Rice Arts and Science H. L. Rice Law Pawnee Pawnee Delta Tau Delta, University Players, Junior Hop Committee, Publication Board. Jessie Margaret Robertson Plattsmouth Arts and Science, Teachers Benjamin Rodenwold O ' Neill Agriculture Palladian Literary Society, Stock Judging Team Gladyce Rohrbaugh Basil, Ohio Arts and Science, Teachers Union Literary Society, Pi Delta 1917-18 George Rohwer, Jr. Ft. Calhoun Agriculture Alpha Sigma Phi, Alpha Zeta, Alpha Chi Sigma. Elmer H. Schellenberg Johnson Arts and Science Alpha Tau Omega, Kosmet Klub, Viking, Vice-President " N " Club, Athletic Board, Football 2-3, Basketball 2-3, Track 2, Sopho- more Class Treasurer, Sophomore Hop, Junior Hop, Junior Olympic Beatrice Schenck Chadron Agriculture Union, Home Economics, Y. W. C. A., Giirls Club Herman G. Schroeder Lincoln Law Delta Tau Delta, Kosmet Klub, Phi Delta Phi, Chairman Law Hop Committee, 1. J i 1 —227— Q imD f Cm tetskei- iCSS Marjorie C. Scoville Hartington Arts and Science, Teachers Kappa Kappa Gamma Alice Sedgwick Newcastle, Wyo. Arts and Science, Teachers Pi Beta Phi, Sigma Delta, Girls ' Club, Y. W. C. A., Sophomore Hop, Junior Hop, Y. W. C. A. Staff ' 18- ' 19 Paul E. Seidel Lincoln Agriculture Farm House, Alpha Zeta, Phi Alpha Tau Ruth Sheldon Agriculture Lincoln Benjamin Fred Silsbee Lincoln Engineering Acacia, Sigma Tau, Math Club, Engineering Society Anna Marguerite Skow Council Bluffs, la. Arts and Science Harry H. Smith Agriculture Farm House Salem, Ind. Ann Ruth Snyder Council Bluffs, la. Arts and Science Theta Sigma Phi Irene Springer Lincoln Arts and Science W. A. A., Y. W. C. A., W. S. G. A., " N " Sweater Myrtle Squire Silver Creek Art s and Science -228— K Sai I, Coi ifcast Floyd Stone Lincoln Arts and Science Alpha Sigma Phi, Viking, I.ron Sphinx, Junior Class President . ' 19, Chairman Junior Hop George La Verne Stone Alco Commerce Phi Kappa Psi, Commercial Club Charles Thomas Stretton Lincoln Arts and Science Alpha Sigma Phi Frances P. Stribic Lincoln Arts and Science Math. Club, Girls Club, Assistant ' s Club Herbert E. Stroy Murdock Arts and Science Delta Upsilon Mary Sturmer Beatrice Arts and Science Y. W. C. A., W. S. G. A. Lulu Mildred Sundqulst Alamosa, Colo. Arts and Science Y. W. C. A., W. S. G. A. Blanche A. Soobada St. Paul Arts and Science Komensky Club Carl Helge Swanson Ravenna Laiv Phi Alpha Delta Alice Clare Temple Lexington Arts and Science Kappa Alpha Theta, Mystic Fish, Secretary W S. G. A. (3), W. S. G. A. Board (2-3), Council (1-2-3), Junior Informal Committee, Vice-President Y. W. C. A. -229— of tfi igig CdtUkSsk i ' l Herman H. Thomas Hebron Arts and Science Delta Tau Delta, Sigma Delta Chi, Kosmet Klub, Phi Alpha Tau, Vikings, Dramatic Club, University Players, Editor-in-Chief Awgwan, Junior Hop Committee. Janet Thornton Gering Arts and Science Delta Gamma. Dramatic Club, W. A. A., Y. W. C. A., " N " Girls, Cornhusker Staff, ' 18, Girls ' Basketball, ' 16- ' 17, ' 17- ' 18. Margaret Tourtelot Adams Agriculture Achoth, Y. W. C. A., Home Economics Club Harry P. Troendly Lincoln Engineering A. S. M. E., " N " Club, Cheer Leader (3), Wrestling Team (2-3), Captain 1919 Wrest- ling Team. Class Debates (1-2), Class Foot- ball (2), State Amateur Wrestling Champion, 1918. Grace Troup Arts and Science Delta Delta Delta Lincoln Holhrook Bernice a. Tucker Agriculture Home Economics Club, Kearney Club, Camp Fire Girls. Claude C. Votapka Oberlin, Kan. Engineering Ruth Wachter Arts and Science Delta Delta Delta Lincoln Arthur William Walker Omaha Electrical Engineering Sigma Phi Epsilon, Sigma Tau. Engineering Society. Ruth Walker Davenport Arts and Science Alpha Chi Omega, Y. W. C. A., Mystic Fish —230— I riig 9i9i Cecille Gladys Warner Arts and Science Union Sophia E. Alice Warner Arts and Science Catholic Students ' Club, Pre-Medic Club, Kearney Club. Mary Waters Lincoln Arts and Science, Teachers Alpha Omicron Pi, W. S. G. A., Y. W. C. A. Cabinet, W. A. A., Basketball, ' 18. Alice L. Welsh Delta Delta Delta Fine Arts .SI Arnold J. Wessel Arts and Science Dorothy Wetherald Hebron Arts and Science, Teachers Kappa Alpha Theta, Y. W. C. A. Cabinet, Silver Serpent. Roy H. Whitham Fairfield Arts and Science, Pre-Medic President Pre-Medic Society Ruth K. Whitmore Agriculture Arnold A. Wilkins Bushnell Guild, Phi Delta Phi, Sigma Delta Chi, Vikings. Ruth Wilson Nebraska City Arts and Science, Teachers Kappa Alpha Theta, Y. W. C. A., W. S. G. A., Dramatic Club. —231— 9 9 gg Henry Joseph, Wing Lincoln Engineering Union, Sigma Tau, American Institute of E. E. Zelma Wisherd Lincoln Arts and Science, Teachers Elmer Witte Lincoln Law Alpha Theta Chi, Vikings, Phi Delta Phi, ■ . A. B., ' 18. ' Irma Wolfe Elgin Arts and Science Dramatic Club, Y. W. C. A., Girls ' Club Lucille Woods Arts and Science Alpha Delta Pi Lincoln Earl J. Yates Biradshaw Agriculture Farm House, Agricultural Club A. Arthur Yort Law Falls City Phi Delta Theta, Zodiac Club, " N " Club, Var- sity Track, ' 18. Nettie Underwood Lincoln Arts and Science, Teachers -232— jll v9 rim9i9 £ ..:,...:. m- k m JfiriSt emegter Charles Gillilan President Doris Hostetter Vice-President George Maguire .Secretary-Treasurer Charles L. Gillilan Jesse Patty econb Semester Jesse Patty President Dorothy Hipple Vice-President Elmer Hinkle Secretary Sam Brownell Treasurer i e21 tS i9i9iKg I Cdt5iteiilsei-| optomoresi Edna Eggert Helen Bonney Lucille Cropenhoft Helen Olden Emma Fenzel Conrad Baumgartner Violet Faulk Marjorie Barstow Helen Galla Ruth Begley Glen Gardner An.vabelle Beal Marion Humpus Helen Black loNE Harris Ida Berquist Edith Howk Bernice Coleson Doris Hostettkk Florence Chittick Florence Lewis i Margaret Cowden Ruth Kirshtein -234— II [ CdPSisSsket- ' M § opl omoresi W Carl Powell W. K. McCandless Jesse Patty Ruth Lindsay Wm. Mauck Eva Rhodes Irma Quesner Mary McHole Mary Smith Nida Nelson Marguerite Stevens Hazel Muzzy Grace Stuff Ardeth Norman Alberta Shires Melvin Newquist George Thompson DWIGHT Nichols Alva Town send Esther Park Roy Withers Ralph Park Theodore Uehling —235- m T 5-i9i9;g:5 Sam Brownell Ethel Hoaglund E lfreda Nuernberger Kffie Starbuck Charles Whitnah opfjomore Committees Jfirsit Semester HOP Frank Patty, Chairman John Gibbs, M. C. Henry Albrecht Doris Hostetter Mildred Smith Eleanor Murray Dorothy Doyle Dorothy Hipple R. M. Bailey OLYMPICS Glen Gardner,. Chairman Elmer Henkle LeRoss Hammond Clarence Buffet Mark Hanna Chester Trimble Clarence Fonda ATHLETICS Jack Landale, Chairman Leonard Johnson Chas. Hoyt DEBATE Lawrence Slater, Chairman Harold McKinley George McGuire econb emesiter HOP Charles Gillilan, Chairman Richard Hadley, M. C. Helen Nieman Mildred Smith Frank D. Patty John Gibbs Glen Gardner Elmer Hinkle IVY DAY George McGuire, Chairman Jack Landale Willard Green Ivan Hedge Gerald Pratt Merton Campbell ATHLETICS Clarence Sw anson, Chairman Richard Newman Roy Lyman GIRLS ' ATHLETICS Doris Hostetter, Chairman Ruth Lindsay Florence Chittick Wd —236- t i ti5 9i9B:c I, CoS kusiei- Jfresifjman Clasps ©fficerg Jfirsit Semester Chalmers K. Seymour President Katherine Wills . ' Vice-President Marjorie Thompson . . . Secretary Joe Dougherty Treasurer Charles Seymour Kenneth Hawkins Kenneth Hawkins President Lois Melton Vice-President Marjorie Parsons Secretary Howard H. Bennett Treasurer a -237- 919 Cofittiittskei- Jfre fjntan Committees Sivit tmtittt OLYMPICS Thos. E. Smullen, Chairman Kenneth O ' Rourke Martin Bristol Austin Smith Jack Rogers Leonard Winterton Emil Frost Maurice Braman DEBATING Howard Ben net. Chairman Frank Parsons Clarence Dunham ATHLETICS Robert McCoy Joe Doherty Joe Dahlburg HOP Floyd Paynter, Chairman Kenneth Hawkins, M. C. Bruce McCullough Dorothy Pierce Vivian Hansen Elizabeth Riddell MuNSON Dale SOCIAL John Fike, Chairman Leland Potter Marguerite Morrissey Clark Johnson Marian Youngblut Margaret McNerny Lawrence Ortman econb Semester COLORS Henrietta M. Stahl Kathryn Heck art Marval Trojan HOP Hugh Carson, Chairman Alfred Isham, M. C. John Lawlor John Fike Bruce McCullough Harry Miner Mildred Doyle Marie Prouty Kathryn Harnly IVY DAY Benjamin Lake, Chairman La Mont Whittier Ruth Du Bois Almarine Campbell Isabel McMoine MIXER Chalmers Seymour, Chairman Allan Wolcott Leonard Winterton William Dutton Dorothy Pierce Betty Riddell Margaret McNerny — 23«— ' • m m ■ sr IN MEMORIAM " DUSTY " RHODES -at— S ;ejl T t?-1919| ®nit)ersitp " i " Club The University " N " Club was organized during the year 1916- 1917 by the athletes in the University who had won " Varsity Letters " in the various branches of sport. It was organized under the direc- tion of Doctor Stewart, Director of Athletics, for the purpose of assisting in improving athletic conditions at Nebraska. Due to war conditions, many of the " N " Club members left school, and the Club was not at its best. However, it was reorganized at the beginning of this year, and at the present time every letter man in school is a member. Its value was shown during the state high school basketball tour- nament, when " N " Club members managed it entirely. President Paul Dobson acted as superintendent, and under his direction, the entire tournament was officered by " N " Club members. Those interested in the 1919 tournament pronounced it the most successful in the entire tournament history. The pin worn by " N " Club members is a small gold and enamel " N, " with the word " Varsity " engraved upon it. -240- m ■qM Tlg-1919 ;£c |j CafiHifasilcei ' -E ®nibersitp " iS " Cluti Bryans Fuchs Mackey Young Lanphere Stephens Pickett Troendley Graf Gerhart Neuman Jackson Hubka Spear Yort McMahon Flood Reynolds Hoyt Swanson Shellenberg Dobson Shaw Munn Ross Lyman —241— 18 919 g c S CoRSteiskei- Dr. E. J. Stewart this season completes his third year as Nebraska head coach. Coming to Nebraska from the Oregon Agricultural College, where he was successful in turning out teams of championship calibre, he has continued his work here, placing Nebraska on a footing unequalled from an athletic point of view by any team in the United States. Doc takes on all comers, the bigger they are the better. Last season, games were scheduled with the teams who were leaders the previous year in every section of the country. Teams with such reputations as Southern California, West Virginia, and Syracuse were all on Nebraska ' s schedule, but owing to the unprecedented condition caused by the war it was found imperative to cancel the games which involved long trips. Stewart is never content to play teams of medium ability and uncertain prominence, but believes that even defeat at the hands of a team of unques- tioned prominence is better than a victory over a smaller school, which means nothing to a team which has established itself in the athletic world as our Cornhuskers have done. Doc has taken active charge of every major sport and directed his teams personally through the entire season. Few realize what a gigantic task this is for one man to undertake and carry to a successful end as Doc has done. Other schools generally have a coach for each of their major sports, but Stewart be- lieves in being in p ersonal touch with the personnel of each team and, through his keen judgment of men, has succeeded in winning the confidence of all his ath- letes in a way which no coach at Nebraska has ever before accomplished. Last spring Doc felt the call for men, qualified as he was, to direct the work of Y. M. C. A. Accordingly, he applied for a year ' s leave of ab- sence and was accepted for " Y " work at once. He went immediately to the Y. M. C. A. training station at Columbia University, New York, and after com- pleting his overseas training there was given his overseas transportation for August 10- However, on August 5 his arm became infected from a vaccination, and he was confined to the hospital for nearly a month. At one time it was thought that it would be necessary to amputate his arm, but through unceasing care it was saved, and after a long rest he was again put on active duty. At this time the need for athletic directors in our own army camps was so urgent that Doc ' s overseas orders were recalled, and he was sent to Camp Gordon, at Atlanta, Georgia, where he remained until the armistice was signed in Novem- ber. He realized then the urgent need of his services at Nebraska, and secured his release from the army, returning here the middle of December. As coach, Stewart has won the respect of every man who has come in contact with him and has received the unqualified support of the students and faculty of the University of Nebraska. He stands first, last and all the time for clean athletics, and has instilled in his men this spirit so firmly that the first requisite of an athlete is self-control and complete self-mastery, that Nebraska ' s teams have had a personnel which has been equalled by few schools in the country. (5 —242— ii ' m Tiiri9i9; i |j Coimfciiiker ( Br. e S. tetoart ©irector of tfjleticsi -243 — •ejl Tjig-i9ic) ;£P if; Prof. Scott, President Dr. Clapp, Secretary Prof. Wolcott Dr. Stewart Prof. Caldwell Prof. Barber Paul Dobson Elmer Schellenberg Cable Jackson D. V. Stevens Harold Gerhart CarnJjugfeer jFoatftaU cfjetiule 1919 Oct. 4 — Iowa University at Iowa City Oct. 11 — Minnesota University at Minneapolis Oct. 18 — Notre Dame University at Lincoln Oct. 25 — Oklahoma University at Omaha Nov. 1 — Iowa State College at Lincoln Nov. 8 — Missouri University at Columbia Nov. 15 — Kansas University at Lincoln Nov. 27 — Syracuse University at Lincoln -244— T S-1919 ; i iK; -245- T w lQlQ I csps k -im PROF. R. D. SCOTT, Manager. Early last fall it was realized by the Athletic department that Nebraska would be seriously han- dicapped, even though a new coach was secured to succeed Dr. Stewart as head coach, for a new man coming into a new place would not or could not be expected to be familiar with the conditions at Nebraska. To help overcome this obstacle which would confront the new coach. Professor Scott, who ever has manifested an active interest in all things pertaining to the good of the University, offered his services as Director of Athletics. Scott ' s knowledge of in- side conditions proved invaluable assistance to Coach Kline in taking care of much of the routine in connection with the coaching work. It was through the effort of Scott that the schedule was reorganized when the War Depart- ment issued orders prohibiting the long football trips, and it was he who secured the teams to meet Nebraska after the Spanish influenza had completely dernoralized football teams over the country. COACH W. G. KLINE The work of Coach Kline has long been known to Nebraska, through his ability to turn out teams at Nebraska Wesleyan. When Dr. Stewart was called for; service in the Y. M. C.. ., Kline was secured to fill his position until Doc ' s return. Consequently, upon him fell the burden of bringing a footliall team out of chao3. With the captain-elect in I ' Vance and only t ve old men back, around which to build a team, the outlook was indeed gloomy, especially for a new man. Kline, however, was never a man to let gloom of any kind keep him pessimistic, and so, as soon as school opened, he took active charge of the squad and began whipping them into shape. The conditions were very discouraging to any coach this year, but in spite of them he turned out a team which is generally felt to have been a credit to Nebraska and deserving of greater recognition than it w;i ' accorded in the Valley. ASSISTANT CO. CH PAUL SCHISSLER With all the work that was to be done last fall, it was apparent that it would be impossible for one man to begin to accomplish it, so Paul Schissler was called from Hastings high school to assist Kline in developing his football team. " Schiss " has long been a prominent figure at Nebraska high school basketball tournaments, having for the last three years entered teams here, and as a hard worker in athletics he is without equal. Not only does he spur his men on and on to the game, but he put on the mole- skins himself and many a Husker varsity man was detailed to the gym with a wrenched shoul- der or well-developed " charley horse " after try- ing to stop " Schiss " when he was playing in the freshman or " scrubs " lineup. Paul ' s fight was invaluable as an example to every man on the team, and it is rumored that his command of English is unlimited. J W -246— i m Tfi 9 9 I CotStetster ii jfootfaall letter iHen Clarence Swanson Roy Lyman Richard Newman Harry Howarth Edwin Hoyt Burch Reynolds Raymond Jobes Everett Lanphere Wade Munn Emmet Ross Paul Dobson Elmer Schellenberg Harold McMahon Ernest Hubka i onletter iHcn Monte Munn Herbert Dana William Lantz Harold Hartley Clarence Cypreanson ames antr i esiuUs! I Nebraska 0- Nebraska 19- Nebraska 20- Nebraska 7- Nebraska 0- Nebraska 7- -lowa 12 -Balloon School -Kansas -Camp Dodge 23 -Notre Dame -Washington 20 © . —247— i TfE t919lg CoSSteSskei- • 9 CO 5 j ■ « •ip i ' ' H4ii((( .u il laN .iWr 11(0 % 0 V in " 3 « St C o 3 : n J» X = B fe 248— Cw feSsiei- ! I u Captain ubka Ernest Hubka, captain of the 1918 Wartime Cornhuskers, bad the honor of leading the team which will probably always be known as the Cornhusker S. A. T. C. ' s. " Hub " hails from Beatrice, made Varsity for the first time in 1917, playing tackle and fullback, and in the latter posi- tion did some of the greatest line plunging ever done by a Nebraska fullback. He has two more years to play and should be a wonderful strength to future Cornhusker teams. —249- m T 5-1919 ,g c ) CohSliustef :q PAUL DOBSON, fullback, third year Paul Dobson, ' 20, captain-elect of the 1919 Cornhuskers, was a regular on the ' 16 and ' 17 teams, played two games on the ' 18 team, and Nebraskans are expecting him to play the best football of his college career as leader of the Nebraska Varsity in the hardest schedule ever. Dobby ' s specialty is punting, forward passing, open- field running and drop kicking. His rec- ord in these departments of the game is not surpassed by any former Comhusker. ELMER SCHELLENBERG, halfback, second year Schelley was one of the four old men around which this year ' s team was built, and those who saw him play last year know the fast, shifty brand of football which seems to come so natural to him. There was not a man in the ' alley who was more clever on his feet and at ad- vancing the ball than Schellenberg, and as a ground gainer he was second to none. Schelley made an enviable name for him- self as a halfback, and with two more years of the game left to play he will, without doubt, rank along with Nebraska ' s greatest gridiron heroes. HARRY HOWARTH, quarterback, first year Harry Howarth learned the gridiron game at West Point, Nebraska, playing there three years and captaining the team his last year. Harry played quarterback and ran the team with all the experience and cleverness of a veteran. His ability to return ])unts was one of the features of the whole alley and with a season ' s experience behind him, he will undoubted- ly be second to none at his quarterback job next year. —250— • gjil T t i9i9;-eg RICHARD NEWMAN, end, first year , ■ " Ditch " Newman is a Columbus prod- uct, fast, shifty and with worlds of speed. He played an end position and was al- ways down under Nebraska ' s punts, hold- ing his opponents in their tracks time and again. " Ditch " won his first letter this year. sec- HAROLD McMAHON, halfback, ond year Harold McMahon played four years with Lincoln High School, and there es- tablished his record for speed which he has upheld against all comers through his two- seasons of X ' arsity football. He was un- fortunately injured early in the season and was unable to play but few games. Mac plays a halfback position and with his speed and ability to lug the ball will do much toward keeping the ' alley cham- jMonship at Nebraska in his two remain- ing years. ROY LYMAN, tackle, first year Roy Lyman came to Nebraska from MacDonal, Kansas, and after a year ' s hard work with the Nebraska freshmen, developed into one of the most depend- able and strongest tackles in Nebraska ' s " stone wall. " As well as a tackle, he had the ability to hit the line from the back field, and on many occasions was pulled back to drive the ball through the line for the coveted yards. —251— ' e l Ti5 " i9i9 :K ' CdJ ttfcSslo ler M CLARENCE SWAN SON, end, first year Swanson came to Nebraska from Wake- field, and after a hard season with the freshmen last year, in which his collar- bone was broken, he stepped into an end position and held it creditably all year. " Swanie " is fast, shifty and completes forward passes with an uncanny degree of skill. RAYMOND JOBES, halfback, first year Raymond Jobes played two seasons with Tecumseh High School before com- ing to Nebraska. He made an enviable record as halfback during his freshman year here and won his spurs in the Var- sity game when he carried the ball for a total of 72 yards against Kansas, a record not equalled by any other man this season in a single game. He was compelled to give up the game before the season was over on account of injuries received in the Balloon School battle. Jobes has two more years in which to complete his record. EVERETT LANPHERE, end and center, first year Lanphere played his first football at York and was making good at the Var- sity pivot position when an early season injury put him on the sidelines for the majority of the season. He has two more years, however, and should prove a valu- able man in Doc Stewart ' s 1919 machine. -252— III! i i ' tnw i CoT kaiter BURCH REYNOLDS, fullback, first year Reynolds, although a senior, played his first college football this year with Ne- braska. He is a powerful back field man, with the rare ability to put exceptional fight into the game and yet not lose his head. He is a hard hitter and with more experience would rank with the best of line plungers. 1 EDWARD HOYT, guard, first year Hoyt played a guard position and was one of the hardest working and most con- scientious men on the squad. Handicapped by a lack of high school experience, he put all of his efforts into learning the game from the ground up, and through his ability to master the new and difficult, he won his first letter this year. EMMET ROSS, guard, first year Ross played his first year with Nebras- ka this season, and in spite of 260 pounds and five feet eight inches, made his op- ponents look slow. Ross played a guard and his defensive work was a pleasure to the stands. Everybody loves a fat man. -253— G31 tSo HQXQ I CoT ifcSskei- m WILLIAM LANTZ, halfback, first year Bill Lantz received his football training at Ravenna, Nebraska, leading that eleven to an enviable position in the western part of the state- He was selected as all state halfback in 1915. He immediately re- sumed his athletic career on entering Ne- braska last fall and played a back field position this year. Lantz is clever, fast and unsurpassed at open-field running. WADE MUNN, gtiard, first year Wade Munn claims Lincoln as his home and in his work with Nebraska last season upheld the record established by his broth- er the previous year. Munn is powerfully built and makes an ideal guard, close to to the ground and heavy. The gains made on Nebraska were not made through him. a CLARENCE CYPREANSON, end, first year Cyp came to Nebraska from Lincoln High School a nd was a member of the back field when Lincoln won all-state honors last year. He started the season at a guard position, but was called to a training camp before the season was fair- ly started. Cyp has fight to spare and is a conscientious, hard worker. His name will undoubtedly become more familiar in Nebraska athletics before his career is com- pleted. —254- HERBERT DANA, guard, first year Dana played a regular guard positiori until kept out of the game by a broken arm, when Nebraska met Notre Dame. Herb comes from Fremont, where foot- ball is barred, but his size and adaptabil- ity to learn the game gave him a regular berth. MONTE MUNN, center, first year Monte Munn played one year with Lin- coln High, establishing a name for him- self as an excellent tackle, being concedea all-state honors at that position last year. On entering the University of Nebraska, he was one of the five freshmen who had the unusual honor of playing ' arsity foot- ball his freshman year. Munn played every minute of every game at the center position and was a tower of strength on both offense and defense. " JIMMY " BEST " Jack " Best, known to more universit} men as " Jimmy, " has undoubtedly won a warmer place in the hearts of Nebraska ' s many athletes than any other man con- nected with the university. " Jimmy " has for twenty-nine years taken care of sore muscles, skinned shins and bruised knees for the heroes of the football gridiron, basketball court and cinder track and through his loyalty and genial smile he has endeared himself to every Nebraskan who has had the pleasure of forming an intimate acquaintance with him. —255— ml CoPSissSk - ' Dm easion EetJicb) Nebraska ' s football season can be considered a success in spite of the constantly changing conditions under which athletics were conducted this year. The old men who would naturally have expected to come back were scattered in Training Camps all over the United States, and many were fighting the battles of freedom in France when the first whistle sounded, inaugurating the 1918 season. The most serious loss and one keenly felt by the student body came, when Roscoe Rhodes, captain-elect, was called to Camp Funston in April, 1918. Rhodes received his training there and was sent across within three weeks after arriving at camp. After making several successful charges over the " top, " he was killed in action October 25, 1918, just sixteen days prior to the signing of the armistice. Word of his death hit the student body and the football team in par- ticular with an awful force, and made them realize fully that Nebraska was contribut- ing her best to defeat the Huns. Only three old men were back, around which to build a football machine. Captain Hubka. McMahon and Schellenberg alone represented last year ' s returns, all others being in military service at distant camps. Doc Stewart, Nebraska ' s all-year coach, had also been called to assist in keeping the boys physically fit through the work of the Y. M. C. A., and so, under this handicap of having only three old men back and no coach, Nebraska started her football season. Pref. R. D. Scott was elected to assume the responsibilities of athletic director, and to Coach Kline, as head coach, with Paul Schissler as assistant, fell the gigantic task of bringing a successful team out of the chaos. Late in September, the first call for practice was issued, and some sixty men re- ported, thirty of these being freshmen and at least fifteen of the remainder, men who were eligible to play under the conference rules, had had practically no football experi- ence. The hard grind began immediately with no preliminary conditioning work for the first game was scheduled for October 5 with the Iowa Hawkeyes. The task looked hopeless tintil just five days before the game, when the ban prohibiting freshmen from playing Valley football was lifted. It was agreed by the moguls of the Missouri Valley Con- ference that as conditions were so abnormal and that all schools were handicapped in the same way through loss of players that freshmen, for the first time in many yearsi would be permitted to participate in athletic contests until things again became more normal. This action naturally brightened the Cornhusker prospects, but did not come ( 3 s. -256— r i m I Tlw 919Si soon enough for the coaches to whip the freshmen into the Varsity hneups and give them the fundamental training .required to play the Varsity game. Were alibis necessary, Nebraska could claim, along with every other school in the Conference, that the unprecedented influenza epidemic made serious inroads on their team ' s progress. This plague caused an element of uncertainty in every game. Not alone in the personnel of the team, where changes were constantly being made necessary through the claim of the " flu " but also in the student body and in the other devotees of the game, was there an element of unrest and lack of interest. It was never surely known even on the eve of a game whether the teams would clash the following day or notj for bans on public gatherings were being enforced and lifted at all hours of the day and night. ' In spite of these difficulties and handicaps, Nebraska ' s wartime football team kept plugging away, preparing to uphold the justly earned title of Missouri Valley Champs, and due to the constant and untiring work of the coaches, along with the conscientious efforts of every man on the squad, the team began to assume shape and speed. Just prior to the lifting of the freshman ban, the Government took over the con- trol of the Valley sports, and so cut the Nebraska schedule, in order to eliminate the trips and curtail expense, that it was hardly recognizable after it was returned to us. The Syracuse game and the one scheduled with Morgantown, West Virginia, were both barred, and so the team had only one trip to look forward to through the entire season. The trip allowed was made to St. Louis, where Nebraska mixed with Dick Rutherford ' s Washington Pikers, December 7, 1918. THE IOWA GAME On October 5, Nebraska inaugurated her 1919 football season in a battle with Iowa. A-fter many shifts in our lineup and constant depletion of the ranks by men leaving for training camps, Nebraska had, by the middle of the preceding week, perfected the machine which was expected to meet Iowa. The next unusual circumstance to upset the dope proved a pleasing surprise to the coaches. Four days before the game, the Valley Conference ' Committee on eligibility decided, on the recommendation of the War Depart- ment, to abolish the rule prohibiting the participation by freshmen in Conference games. This necessitated another shift in the lineup, and in the space of a few days the fresh- then were whipped into shape, and the team was ready to meet the Hawkyes. The first half opened with restless playing on the part of both teams, but in the second half the veteran team from Iowa opened up their offense and pushed the ball over Nebraska ' s goal twice. These were the only scores of the game, and the referee ' s whistle closed the game with Nebraska on the short end of a 12 to score. In the first quarter, Ne- braska carried the ball to Iowa ' s 2-yard line, but the green team lacked the necessary push to put across the counters. Iowa punted out of danger and was never seriously threatened again. B -257- a 115-1919 [g CdSttkttskei- :q • THE BALLOON SCHOOL GAME The Omaha Balloon School met our gridiron warriors after a long rest of nearly a month caused by the inroads of the Spanish influenza. School was closed, and all games during the period were cancelled. On November 9, however, the Balloonists were de- cisively defeated by Nebraska by a score of 19-0. The first touchdown came in the first quarter, after thirteen minutes of play. Howarth, playing quarterback, carried the ball over the Balloonists ' goal from the 1-yard line. The second time Nebraska scored, Schellenberg, in the second quarter, after carry- ing the ball fourteen yards to the 1-yard line, plunged over the goal. The last touchdown was the most spectacular of the whole game. Schellenberg, from the middle of the field, carried the ball eighteen yards. Lantz added five more, and Newman completed a perfect pass from Howarth for twenty yards more. Here Nebraska was held, and an exchange of punts found the ball on the Balloonists ' 18-yard line. Hubka and Jobes, in two line smashes, carried the ball to the 5-yard line, and a pass from Howarth to Swanson, behind the goal line, raised Nebraska ' s tally to 19 points. The referee ' s whistle closed the game without the Nebraska goal being seriously threatened. THE KANSAS GAME In a sea of mud and a cold, drizzling rain, Nebraska continued her victorious march through the defense of the Kansas Jayhawks and defeated them, 20 to 0. The field was one mass of slimy, black ooze, and three minutes after the start of the game, the opposing players were indistinguishable from the stands. The first score came in the beginning of the second quarter on a touchback, when Kansas, in an attempt to punt, was thrown behind her own goal. After the kickoff inaugurating the second half the two teams exchanged punts, and the Cornhuskers rushed their opponents back to within one yard of the goal post, where the Jayhawkers punted out of danger. The Nebraska team was not to be stopped, however. They started a charge down the field which terminated when Jobes was ih ' i m: —258— ..-UJ Tiie l919 I CodRitSsfc :Gr NEBRASKA ON NOTRE DAMe ' s 3-YARD LINE pushed over the goal, bringing the count up to 8 to 0. Ten minutes later, after con- sistent gains by Jobes, Reynolds and Hartley, Swanson carried the ball over the Jayhawk goal for the second touchdown. In the last quarter, the ball was put in play on the Kansas 30-yard line. Nebraska was unable to get within striking distance for ten minutes, and then Kansas weakened under the merciless hammering of Nebraska ' s back field, and Reynolds and Jobes carried the ball to the 7-yard line. Here Kansas stiffened their defense, and for three attempts, Nebraska was unable to gain. However, on the fourth down, Swanson plunged through the Kansas line for another touchdown. Howarth ' s return of the Kansas punts was remarkable on a wet field with such a slippery ball. He hardly ever failed to retrieve from fifteen to thirty-five yards on the Jayhawkers ' kicks. THE CAMP DODGE GAME On November 23, Nebraska battled her way down an icy field to the very shadow of the goal posts on three different occasions, only to ram into a stone wall, meeting defeat at the hands of the Camp Dodge soldier team by a score of 23 to 7. The Huskers carried the ball for a total of 387 yards as against the " Dodgers ' " 180. The game was one of fumbles throughout, which proved only too costly to the Cornhuskers. The first touchdown of the visitors came on a fluke. Howarth, playing safety, dropped a punt, which rolled behind Nebraska ' s goal line and was recovered by Lunch, the Camp Dodge halfback. The second touchdown was negotiated by Coughlin, the visitors ' speedy quarter, after completing a 15-yard pass and sprinting forty-five yards through Nebraska ' s defense to the goal. The third and final touchdown was also credited to the midget quarter after a 62-yard run through an open field. The Nebraska counters came on a fumble when Dodge attempted to punt over the goal, and Swanson recovered, netting the Huskers 6 points. Howarth kicked goal, raising their total to 7. The last three points scored by the visitors came when Movald made a beautiful drop kick from the 35-yard line. THE NOTRE DAME GAME On a field which was nearly as wet as it was in the long-to-be-remembered Jayhawk- Cornhusker battle, Nebraska, in their Thanksgiving Day fray, held the far-famed Notre Dame eleven to a scoreless tie. A light snow had fallen during the night, and the crowd was not up to the usual Thanksgiving standard. m -259— : Cd ikSsker Nebraska played a strictly defensive game, punting out of danger rather than at- tempting to advance the ball by line plunges or end runs. Dobson practically alone de- fended Nebraska ' s goal with his punting. He kicked the ball in Nebraska ' s defense fifteen times during the game and clearly was far superior to Gipp, who did the kicking for the visitors. Nebraska only carried the ball sixty yards as against 177 for the Catholics, and nearly half of these were by the aerial route. The ball was kept in Notre Dame ' s territory practically the whole game by Dobson ' s accurate kicking. THE WASHINGTON GAME In the last game of the season, Nebraska bowed to Dick Rutherford ' s Washington " Pikers " at St. Louis on December 7. Nebraska jumped into the lead early in the second quarter, but was unable to maintain its advantage long, suffering defeat by a score of 20 to 7. The Piker players got going after this taste of blood by the Huskers and crossed Nebraska ' s goal three times, twice in the second quarter and once in the final frame. The most spectacular play of the game came late in the second quarter, when Simpson, the Star Piker quarter, shot a perfect pass to Feuerborn, who raced 73 yards through the Husker defense far a touchdown. V 0T £- a j A J -260- w t6 1919 ,gc Coi ' tQIvu k ' g. —261- TiJe " l919 CdiiSkb ks ' - better iWen Cable Jackson Elmer Schellenberg BuRCH Reynolds Dick Newman RussEL Bailey Charles Gillilan Jesse Patty Oldyn Kacer John Pickett Wallace Spear (§ames( anb csiultsi Nebraska 34 Drake 12 Nebraska 24 Grinnell 14 Nebraska 15- Nebraska 23- Nebraska 15- Nebraska 19- -Grinnell 16 -Drake 14 -Drake 22 -Drake 9 Nebraska 30 Washington 25 Nebraska 28 Washington 13 Nebraska 21 Missouri 14 Nebraska 28 Missouri 26 Nebraska 17 Kansas 31 Nebraska 29 Kansas : 24 Nebraska 23 Kansas Aggies 34 Nebraska 19 Kansas Aggies 30 Nebraska 27 Grinnell 15 Nebraska 21 Grinnell 22 —262— Wt Ml Tl i919 :i ts tlift 1919 Pasfeettjall QTeam Dr. E. J. Stewart (Coach) Spear Kacer Pickett Davis (Capt. Elect) (Capt.) Patty Newman Schellenberg Jackson Gillilan Bailey Reynolds tanbing of M. V. Pagfeetfaall l eamg Won Kansas Aggies 9 Missouri 11 Nebraska 10 Grinnell 5 Kansas 5 Ames 3 Washington 3 Drake 2 Lost 2 3 6 3 9 6 8 9 Pet. .818 .786 .625 .625 .357 .333 .273 .182 b. 263— Cdf SkOskGi- 1 I CAPTAIN JACKSON Cable Jackson, ' 19, has the unusual honor of having twice been elected captain of a Cornhusker basketball team, the 1918 and 1919 teams choosing him for leader- ship. " Jack " as he. is familiarly known by his team mates played at Lincoln High, made Varsity in 1917 and as a sophomore was elected to lead the 1918 team. He ranks as one of the best forwards in the Missouri Valley, being second highest scorer with a total of 148 points to his credit. It was this showing which olaced him on the all-valley team. —264- Td msi W ELMER SCHELLENBERG Captain-Elect " Schelly " this year played his second season with the wearers of the scarlet and cream jerseys and proved to be the most adaptable man on the team. He started the season as a guard, was then shifted to center and worked equally as well as a forward when occasion demanded it. His speed and ability to work the ball down tjhe floor was of invaluable service to his teammates and time after time he drib- bled through all of his opponents and put the ball through the hoop himself. " Schelly " has one more year on the wax floor. CHARLES L. GILLILAN " Gilly " is a graduate of last year ' s freshman squad and has been one of the hardest workers and the speediest players on the Cornhusker five. His high school experience also put him in shape to step into varsity shoes when he became eligible. For four years he played with Hardy, Nebr., and in 1917, as captain of the team, came with his flippers to the state tourna- ment and entered Class B. Hardy won the cup after defeating West Point by a 26 to 11 score, and Gillilan was the star of the game. He played forward this year and has two more years to complete his record at Ne- braska. RICHARD NEWMAN " Ditch " Newman with his ready-made reputation as a basket hurler came to the university from Columbus, Nebr., two years ago. His reputation was established when he brought his quintet to the state tournament and fought up to the semi- jfinals against Omaha Central. He played three years on the high school team and was honored with the captaincy in his senior year. He flashed such a brilliant brand of basket shooting that he was placed on the all-state aggregation at the forward position. He has been playing a fast, heady game this year and has guarded his opponents like a hawk. His two more seasons in school should develop him into a world beater. -265- m T«g-1919 i C ot feSsta RUSSEL M. BAILEY Bailey has been taking his initial shot at varsity basketball this year and has been exhibiting some high class work. He played on the freshman aggregation in 1918 and was ripe for the first team this year. He was a member of the city league Armstrong quintet in 1917 along with ' Dick Newman and Schellenberg. Bailey played two years of basketball and two years of football and was captain of the track team at Hebron before he came to Nebraska in 1917. BURCH REYNOLDS " Buck " Reynolds donned a Cornhusker suit late in the season last year and proved his worth in the last two games of the season. He stepped into a regular berth this year in a guard position and was un- doubtedly one of the best basket guards in the Valley. He could always be counted upon to hold his man to a low score no matter how fast or how accurate a shot he was. He came to Nebraska from Madison where he had played three years of basketball. This is Reynolds ' last year. JESSE PATTY " Jess " from his showing with the fresh- men last year was expected to step into the varsity lineup this year. He played a fast and consistent game either as for- ward or center. Patty ' s early training was with Omaha High School where he played four years, being honored with a captaincy his last year. He has two more years of varsity basketball ahead of him, and is ex- pected to fill Captain Jackson ' s place next year at forward. -266— u a Tfs-1919 :g i OLDYN KACER " Swede " was also a member of last year ' s freshman quintet, coming to Ne- braska from Crete where he played three years of high school basketball. He han- dles the ball with extreme ease and clever- ness and should prove of valuable assis- tance in bringing a championship to Ne- braska in his two remaining years here. Kacer plays either at center or forward position with equal efficiency. WALLACE SPEAR " Wallie " is another basketball veteran who left for service with Uncle Sam and returned for the second semester. He im- mediately started working with the tearn upon his return and proved a valuable utility man, playing either forward or guard as occasion demanded. His home is in Genoa where he played two years of high school basketball. This is Spear ' s last year. JOHN PICKETT Pickett is one of the late additions to the Cornhuskers having returned to school the middle of February from the army. This is his second year on the varsity basketball squad. He played center and guard and could always be relied upon to add new fight to the game when he was sent in to relieve an exhausted man. Johnny comes from Scottsblufif where he played three years of basketball. He has one more year at Nebraska. -267— eas on Eebieto When " Doc " Stewart returned to resume his work at Nebraska he stepped immedi- ately on to the basketball court and began pointing the Cornhusker quintet for a valley conference championship. With Captain Jackson, Schellenberg and Reynolds, from last year ' s team, and the five promising freshmen of the previous year, Patty, Kacer, Newman, Bailey and Gillilan, the outlook for a successful season was very bright, indeed. There was no lack of material and practice started strenuously the first of December. All men were familiar with " Doc ' s " style of play and soon a classy looking bunch of aggressive fighters were bidding for places on the varsity team. With such men as Captain Paynter, Budd Smith, Youngmeier, Munn, Russel, and Austin Smith playing on the freshman team, there was the stififest kind of competition for the varsity in their daily practice. In fact the older men had to exert every effort in their practices to keep the yearlings from romping away with the long end of the score. The first game played by the varsity five was won from the Y. M. C. A. All Stars on New Year ' s eve by a one-point margin. This game was one of the five pre-season games which were played to prepare the Cornhuskers for their trip into Iowa. " Doc " Stewart ' s proteges took on the Omaha Balloon school and Camp Dodge quin- tets in four practice games prior to their opening Valley number, and they had no trouble in disposing of the Balloonists both times by 24 to 5 and 22 to 11 scores. The Dodgers were of a superior caliber, however, and the soldiers marched home with both games to their credit, winning the first by a score of 25 to 18, and the second, which was a terrific tussle, resulting 25 to 24 for the invaders. OPENING GAME TO HUSKERS The regular Missouri Valley season opened with a swing through Iowa territory, including two games with Drake and two with Grinnell, the baby member of the con- ference. January 22, the Huskers opened with a victory over the Drake Bulldogs by a score of 34 to 13. The lowans were outplayed in all departments of the game and stood no chance of winning. The following day, Nebraska took on the Grinnell basketeers, who had just recently been admitted to the Valley conference, and trimmed them by a safe margin of 24 to 14. Brilliant passing on the par t of Jackson and Gillilan accounted for the victory. The Grinnell youngsters came back in the second game with a surprising burst of speed and turned the tables on the Huskers, winning by a score of 16 to 15. Such a set- back was not the most encouraging thing that could have happened to the Huskers so early in the race, but the following day they again met the Drake Bulldogs and won handily 24 to 14. OPENS SEASON HERE Drake followed the Nebraska boys home and helped usher in the home season on January 30. The Bulldogs took the Huskers by surprise and grabbed the first encounter by a margin of six points, but lost the return number by ten points. A big effort was made to resuscitate the fast-dying Nebraska spirit at the Washing- ton-Nebraska games the following week and with the help of over a hundred legislators the gym was stuffed to the cobwebs with howling supporters. The Huskers took both games from the Missourians, the first 35 to 25 and the second 28 to 13. Two hard fought games against the Missouri Tigers on February 14 and 15 resulted in a double victory for Nebraska. She climbed from third to second place in the stand- : kj:2222i) -268— l Qtp ITC i ings and shoved the conference leaders down to third. The score of the first game was 28 to 26 and the second was 21 to 14. Ames refused to play in the Nebraska gymnasium and the games set for February 21 and 22 were cancelled. The Huskers took a lay-off until they invaded the Kansas country on March 5 for two games with the Jayhawkers and two with the Kansas Aggies. Cornhusker hopes of a valley championship began to fade when the Jayhawks took the first game 31 to 17, but revived somewhat when they handed the second to Nebraska by a 29 to 24 score. Said hopes bumpe d into oblivion when the Kansas farmers took the last two numbers 34 to 33 and the second 30 to 21. The last pair of games on Nebraska schedule were played at home on the Armory floor during the state high school tournament with Grinnell college of Iowa. The high school boys packed the old gym to watch the varsity game and saw Grinnell decisively defeated the first game by a score of 27 to 15. Nebraska played fast snappy ball work- ing the ball down the floor by dazzling accurate passing and playing it through the hoop. The second game found Grinnell with two changes in her lineup and these proved effective for the Cornhuskers lost the game by a single point. The score being 22 to 21. NEXT YEAR ' S PROSPECTS In considering the prospects for next year Nebraska ' s outlook is particularly bright. Of the old men Captain Jackson and Reynolds are the only ones who have finished their varsity careers, and with such men as Paynter, Youngmeier, Smith and Russel to take their places it will be necessary for the old men to show some real class to hold down their jobs next year. H —269— a isri9i9; Co »kuske± ' l JfregJjman Pas feetfaall Team (Sf Kiiiie Voiingmeyer Costello A. Smith Paynter R. Smith Russell In Paynter, Munn, Youngmeier, Austin Smith, Russel, Buckl Smith and Costello, the freshmen had one of the greatest aggregations of former high schofJ basketball stars ever assembled in Nebraska. They went through the entire season with only one defeat against them and that game was lost by a single point to the crack Omaha National Bank team, at Omaha. However, they vindi- cated themselves by defeating the same team decisively in a return game here by a score of 42 to 17. —270— I ifc ttttmmmitmmiimmmtimtmmmm Illini c k E QTournament CfjampionsJ SHELTON BASKETBALL TEAM In spite of the uncertain conditions which affected even our high schools this year the 1919 basketball tournament was larger than ever. One hundred and twenty-one teams entered the tournament. In Class A, the Shelton quintet, winners of last year ' s Class B division, defeated Omaha School of Commerce by a decisive score. Lincoln and Omaha, former contenders for Class A honors, were eliminated before the finals were reached. In Class B, Sutton defeated the Arlington team which had been con- sidered by many to have more than an even chance to win Class B. Chester, Gretna, Holdrege, Ansley and Wayne were each winners in their respective classes. —271— rr " —— : " 1919 (KG Snterfraternitp Pagfeetfaall Cfjampiong (DELTA UPSILON) ii Carson Smith Egan Smith Perry Paynter Interfraternity basketball this year aroused more interest than has been evidenced in many years. Delta Upsilon was conceded by practically everyone to go through to the finals. At the end of the regular forty minutes in the finals with Delta Tau Delta the score was tied, and three extra periods of five minutes each were played before the D I J ' s finally emerged victorious with a one-point lead. —272— W ' i [iKaaiaifcer ' lE II II II -273- tekei-fe ■ ( " £ " iMen 1918 TowNSEND, " Mick " 100 yd., 220 yd., 440 yd.. Relays. McMahon, " Curly " 100 yd., 220 yd., 440 yd.. Relays, 220 yd. hurdles. Bryans, " Billy " 220 yd., 440 yd., Mile relay. Grau, " Chet " 440 yd.. Half m ile, Mile relay. McMahon, " By " 440 yd., Half mile. Stephens, " D. V. " 440 yd.. Mile relay. ScHELLENBERG, " Shelly " .. Half mile, relay, weights. YoRT, " Al " Mile relay. Graf, " Shorty " Mile, two-mile. Kretzler, " Kretz " Mile. FLOon High jump, yd. hurdles. Finney, " Mike " Hurdles. Gerhart, " Buzz " Pole vault. Hubka, " Hub " Discus, weights. MuNN, " Big " Discus, weights. " • a —274— m: 9M t:f)e 1918 i;Eam . LAWRENCE FINNEY, Captain-Elect " Mike " was easily the best hurdler in the Valley and undoubtedly one of the best in the country. Twice he has broken the Nebraska high hurdle rec- ord, setting the mark at 15 3-5 seconds while he was Conference champion last year. It is to be hoped that he will return from overseas service in time to take his place on the team of this year. MERLE TOWNSEND Captain in his second and last year of varsity track, proved to be one of the most consistent men on the team. As a point maker, he was one of the two most dependable members of the squad and could always be depended upon to place in his event. He was a member of the mile relay team which won first place at the K. C. A. C. meet. ERNEST HUBKA On Hubka depended a great part of Nebraska ' s success in the discus and shot events. He scored with the discus in all meets, winning against Ames with a throw of 116 feet. GLEN GRAF Graf was all but unsurpassed as a two-miler in the Missouri Valley and showed himself to be the strongest miler in the Valley by winning that event at the Conference meet. Because of his efforts in this event he was forced to take second place in the two-mile run that same day, losing first by a narrow margin. He is the only two-miler on the present squad, and his performances are looked foward to as a feature of the 1919 season. HARRY KRETZLER Kretzler won his letter by winning the mile from Ames and Kansas and by scoring points in prac- tically every race he entered, even the two mile event in some instances. HI —275— 1 919 1 |j CdJSduiiW E u. WILSON BRYANS " Billy " is another man who has been on the var- sity squad for two years and is known as a consist- ent runner. His strong point lies in the relays, but he is also something of a sprinter. HAROLD GERHART " Buzz " won his first track letter last season. He is the first Nebraska pole-vaulter for several years to do 11 feet 6 inches. With this experience, he should be a leader in the Valley this year. CHESTER GRAU Grau, a veteran of two years, ran his last for Ne- braska during the past season. He was one of the fastest half-milers in the Valley and was also a member of the mile relay team which won at the K. C. A. C. meet. D. V. STEPHENS " Steve " sprung one of the sensations of the 1918 track season at Kansas City in March when he raced into second place in the quarter-mile open race against a field of veteran stars. He was prevented from much further participation by illness until late in the season when he was a member of relay teams. WAYNE MUNN " Big " Munn came through fast in the weights at the end of the 1918 season winning the shot and discus from Kansas and taking second and third respectively in these events at the Missouri Valley meet. . o —276— m: m i BYRON McMAHON The strongest half-miler of this year ' s squad, " Mac " is also something of a quarter-miler and will undoubtedly come through noticeable in the coming season. His best feat of 1918 consisted of the sur- prise which he sprung at Lawrence in the Kansas dual meet by winning the half-mile from Murphy, the veteran Jayhawker. ARTHUR YORT " Art " was a valuable member of the mile relay team although handicapped by an injured knee from brilliant performance in the quarter. Yort was a member of the winning mile relay team at the K. C. A. C. meet last spring. HAROLD McMAHON The work horse of the 1918 team, he won the 100 and 440 in all dual meets of the season and was never behind second place in the 220. Coupled with these events, he ran either in the mile or half-mile relay in all meets and occasionally ran the low hurdles. He was second at the Missouri Valley Conference meet in the 100 and 220, pushing Scholtz to a mark of 9 4-5 seconds in the 100. ELMER SCHELLENBERG The past season was " Schelly ' s " first as a trackster and his work was mostly along the line of weights. However, he was a member of the half-mile relay team which won second place at the Conference meet. FRANCIS FLOOD In the high hurdles Flood was second to Finney in several meets and he took third in this event at the Conference meet. He also won points in the high jump. —277- ii Gai feiikef easion of 19X8 K. C. A. C- Indoor Meet, March 2. . Nebraska 2nd place 21 points Drake Relays, April 18 Nebraska 2 points Ames Dual Meet Nebraska, 79 points Ames ... .35 points Kansas Dual Meet Nebraska, 88 points Kansas . . .36 points Minnesota Dual Meet Nebraska, 55 points Minnesota 70 points Missouri Valley Conference Meet. . Nebraska 2nd place. 38 points 1919 cfjebule Kansas City Athletic Club Indoor Meet, March 29th. Drake Relays at Des Moines, April 17th. Pennsylvania Relays at Philadelphia, April 26th. Nebraska vs. Ames at Ames, May 3rd- Nebraska vs. Grinnell at Grinnell, May 10th. Nebraska vs. Minnesota at Minnesota, May 17th. Open May 24th. Missouri Valley Conference Meet at Ames, June 1st. Western Inter-Collegiate Meet at Chicago, June 8th. —278— m I Wr JmoW -279- Tf5-i9i9 ;e;c li CotSfeaskei- TEAM Rudy Fuchs 158 class Paul Dobson 175 class Edward Hoyt Heavyweight George Salter 135 class H. P. Troendly 125 class, Captain The wrestling season was limited to one intercollegiate dual meet with the Ames Aggies. Owing to utter lack of funds in the athletic department, Dr. R. G. Clapp coached the team free, devoting a great deal of time to the team, and accompanying them to Ames. The Athletic department as well as the members of the team take this means to express their appreciation of Dr. Clapp ' s work in coaching the team. The Cornhusker team invaded the Aggie camp, February 21, and lost by a score of 7 to 32, although the score is one sided every match was closely contested. Ed. Hoyt in the heavyweight class lost to Breeden of Ames, after a hard tussle. Paul Dobson met with Schaulk of Ames, one of the Valley ' s best 175 pounders, and fought so well a defensive game against him that the much tooted Aggie Captain was never near beating " Dobbie. " This is the first match in several seasons in which the Ames Captain has not won by falls. Rudy Fuchs lost the first bout of his match by a decision but came back and pinned his man in fine fashion in the second bout, only to lose the third bout and his match by a rather questionable decision from the re feree. George Salter, a new man this year, lost his first bouts, and his match by decision. H. P. Troendly beat Jillson, the Aggie 125 pound man, in two straight falls, one in 4:50 minutes and the other in 6:50 minutes. As there was no 145 pound man on the Cornhvisker team, Troendly was substituted in this weight, and was matched against Thompson, one of the Aggies best men. Troendly, altho being outweighed 20 pounds, did not lose to Thompson by falls, but lost by decision after the fall periods had been used- ■ —280— i t Oi —281— )t mMni itviitv Wrestling tournament The Wrestling Season closed with the big All-University Wrestling Tourna- ment in which twenty-one contestants took part. The meet was open to any uni- versity man, but Captain Troendly and " Rudy " Fuchs voluntarily withdrew from the tournament. Both had won wrestling letters and decided to stay out and leave their classes open to the new men. The winners of the All-University Tournament were : 135 lb. class. 145 lb. class. 158 lb. class. 175 lb. class. . Salter Varsity . Wertz Freshman . Bates Varsity . Perry Freshman Heavyweight Munn, Monte Freshman prospects for 1920 Next year promises to be the real bumper year in all lines of sports, and wrestling is coming in for its share. There will be an abundance of material out next year, including every member of this year ' s team, except Fuchs, and a world of excellent men who are now Freshmen. There will be a good supply of heavyweights, with Ed. Hoyt back, Monte Munn and J. Pucelik, the two latter being Freshmen who won medals at the Nebraska State Amateur Tourna- ment, held in Omaha, March 29- Monte Munn looks like a future demon while Pucelik has a good working knowledge of the game, as he has spent many a workout with the famous Stecher, of Dodge, Nebraska. In the 175 pound class Dobson will be back, with Gayle Pickwell, who won second place in that class at the Omaha tournament. Perry in this class is a strong prospect, having won first honors in the All-University tournament. In the 158 pound class a big hole will be left by Fuchs. There were several promising wrestlers in this class however this year who were eclipsed by Fuchs. Chief among these was John Gibbs, who showed considerable strength and skill in the try-outs in which he was runner — up to Fuchs. Other strong contenders in this class are Slater, Sandstedt and Bates. In the 145 pound class there will be no lacking of material next year as there are two candidates at this weight who were Freshmen this year, Wertz and Brock. Wertz won second place in his weight at Omaha and is a sure comer. In the 135 pound class Salter will be back to meet the competition of several others who showed up quite well this year ; the two strongest of these probably being Eaver and Ingham. Troendly will again compete for the 125 pound class. —282- M Wr ' i iQ c Uir ATHLET C lii Ai lcfi HZ -283- 7 ' ' T% W « ' 3liA MBMMMMaMMIMIIIIMMIMiMtHiH)i ' M ' ' l M| Womtn ' tljlctic sisiociatton DeSautelle Surber Brigham Springer Hostetter Fenzel CuUen Story Hoagland Stephens Girard Barstow Maloney Members of the Women ' s Athletic Association Marjorie Barstow Eleanor Bennett Ida Berquest Fae Breese Ruth Brigham Margaret Cowden Irene Cullen Helen Curtice Gertrude DeSautelle Jeanette Doyle Emma Fenzel Madeline Girard Donna Gustin Marjorie Haycock Martha Hellner Gertrude Henderson Helen Hewett Ethel Hoagland Doris Hostetter Ruth Hutton Rose Kastle Katherine Kohl Opal Lintz Patricia Maloney Julia Mockett Helen Morris Harriet Muneke Annabell Ramslam Pansy Read Lesa Richards Elizabeth Rose Alice Schott Mary Shephard Irene Springer Mary Stephens Lillian Stprey Josephine Strode Sara Surber Ruby Swenson Ruth Swenson Marjorie Temple Janet Thornton Mary Waters Mary Witherow Lucile Woods Helen Black Basse Cram Ruth Dubois Grace Dobesh Ruth Fickes Erma Quesner Mary Hardy Margaret Henderson Martha Krogman Ruth Lindsay Genevieve Loeb Lucile Mauck Eleanor Snell Marvel Trojan Ruby Wolfenden —284- m M The Women ' s Athletic Association, which has proved to be so stimulating in building up enthusi- asm for women ' s athletics, was Oirganized March 29, litlT, and had for its first officers: Camilla Koch, president; Daisy Parks, vice-president; Beatrice Uierks, secretary-treasurer, and Lillian Wirt, record- ing secretary. The a sociation was organized under the influence and with the help of Dorothy Baldwin and Jessie Beghtol Lee, instructors in the depart- ment of physical training. The point system of awarding honors, which has proved so successful, was worked out for Nebraska women with their as islance. In the spring of 1917, delegates from all over ihe United States we.re called to the University of Wisconsin for the purpose of founding a national woman ' s athletic association. Nebraska wished to be represented alongside the many leading and minor institutions making provision for delegates and mem- bership. When encouragement and assistance were to be found nowhere else, the help of Professor Louise Pound of the department of English litera- ture and of Dr. H. K. Wolfe of the department of Mrs. Jessie Beghtol Lee philosophy, who was a member of the University athletic board, was enlisted. Dorothy Baldwin was sent to represent Nebraska at Madison. On her .return, the local organization was founded, athletics for women placed on a firm basis. The W. A. A. has elected two " life members " , Jessie B. Lee, to whose power of inspiring enthusiasm, zest for work, and efficiency as a coach for all types of sports, the organization owes much, and Professor Louise Pound whose help it has several times suc- cessfully enlisted. Mrs. Lee is a skilful tennis, golf, and basketball player, a good skater and swimmer, and is unusually adept at liaseball. Miss Pound has an athletic record easily explaining her election to life membership. Beside holding many minor championships, in men ' s as well as women ' s tennis events, she has held the ' varsity championship in men ' s tennis, hai been state cham- pion, and when a student at the LIniversity of Chicago, she won the woman ' s Western championship in singles, having to defeat the national champion of that year to do so. She has also held firsts in women ' s doubles in Western and Central Western competitions. She has long been local golf champion and she won the state golf championship in the years in which she competed. She skates, has a string of century bars from the days of cycling, has been captain, manager, and coach for women ' s basketball, and — with Mrs. Lee as catcher — has pitched successful ball games between alumna teams and the victoriou; interclass baseball teams. The following are the women ' s records established by the W. A, A. in the two years of its existence, and their holders : 25 yard da h — 3 4-5 seconds. Florence Simmons. 50 yard dash — 6 4-5 seconds. Camilla Koch. Baseball throw (official league ball u;ed). 2C7 feet and ?. inches, Helen Hewett. Running high jump. 4 feet 2 inches. Hazel Robinson. Hurdles — 40 yards, (2 1-2 feet high, 5 hurdles) 7 1-5 seconds. Florence Simmons. Basketball throw (official ball used), 84 feet, .3 inches. Helen Hewett. 8-pound shot put (29 feet, 9 inches), Blanche Higginj. Pole vault, 6 feet, 3 inches, Eva Fiske. I ' rofessur Louise Pound -2S5- 1 i 1 1 E I t a H e t c hE ■ Mille Hewett Krogman Surber DeSautelle a i n i) to C t) a m P i n Si Kriiiislaiti Kulla Braddock J ' edrett Hoagland r r I t V C a m P rs -286— m j MM -287- tg 919 g CdfittfcSskei ' i Senior PagfecttiaU tKeam Beghtol Lee, former Nebraska girls ' sport coach. The inter-sorority tournament was played off the same day with sixty girls representing ten of the fourteen Greek letter organiations in the university. The Delta Zetas carried off the honors and won the si lver loving cup awarded by the W. A. A. The inter-class tournament was the last to be played off and repre- sented the best co-ed basketball ma- terial in the university. The sopho- mores, after a close game, won the final round from the freshmen by a twenty-four to twenty score and were the first to place their class year on the new championship lov- ing cup awarded by Mrs. R. G- Clapp, head of the woman ' s phys- ical education department. Jfresffjntan agfeetball Ceam Reed Lintz Rose De Sautelle Girard More than a hundred girls took part in the three basketball tourna- ments played off this year under the auspices of the Women ' s Athletic Association, The Rainbow tourna- ment, the Inter-sorority tourna- ment and the Inter-class tourna- ment- The Rainbow tournament was the first to be played and there were thirty girls on the six teams entered. The " White " team, with the following members, won the match : Ethel Hoagland, captain, Gladys Braddock, Claire Kula, Annabel Ramslam, Louise Pedrett. They were presented with silver friendship bracelets by Mrs. essie — 2SS- ffl ' p— — — -289— octcr jFoottiall anb J ctirasfea ©irls! Two years ago Nebraska girl athletes brought English soccer football into our midst. The girls as a whole took up the game with vigorous en- thusiasm and developed a high grade of proficiency. The first fall, two excellent teams were developed, an upper and a lower class team. Three match games were staged between these squads and each of them, after a fierce battle, ended without a single score on either side. The second year, the soccer season was so frequently interrupted by the unfavorable health conditions that it was impossible to develop teams. The girls, however, kept up their practice and are waiting only for another season to renew the game with added interest and more ability. The game was first played in America in 1880, when it was intro- duced by Englishmen. Since this time interest in it has grown rapidly, and the prospects are that soccer football will become the most popular athletic sport in the world. Nebraska is among the first schools to develop the game for girls and she has succeeded in setting a splendid standard. m —290— ya ta igiQ I Tennis; In 1918, the Women ' s Athletic Associa- tion conducted a spring tennis tournament, in which there were more than twenty girls entered. Of this number, the four who reached the semi-finals were : Ruth Welsh, Ruth Brigham, Ruth Swensen, and Ruby Swensen. Rulh Brigham defeated Ruth Welsh, and Ruth Swensen defeated Ruby Swensen. The finals were several times postponed on account of wet courts, and at the time finally set for them, Ruth Swensen failed to appear, an;! the championship went to Ruth Brigham. All the matches were very well played, and a great deal of interest was shown by university students as a whole. The tourna- ment has become one of the annual events of the Nebraska association. II ©racfe Ruth Brigham ■ Grace Nichols Helen Hewitt Blanche Higgins At the girls ' track meet, held May 11, 1918. Grace Nichols, ' 18, carried off first honors with four first places; Blanche Higgins, ' 18, held second place with three first places and one third place; and Helen Hewett, ' 19, ranked third with three first places. The senior relay team finished first with the fol- lowing runners: Nellie Bloodgood, Beatrice Koch. Christine Hanson, Grace Nichols, Blanche Higgins. and Beatrice Dierks. The sophomores finished second with Sue Stille, Martha Hellner, Patricia Maloney, Ruth McKenney, Doris Bates, and Janet Thornton. The freshmen finished third with Donna Gustin, Margaret Cowden, Emma Fenzel, Sara Surber, Louise Pedrett and Gertrude Henderson. -291— W M l m tuimming f? The 1918 swimming meet was the second annual girls " meet conducted by the Women ' s Athletic Association. It was held in the Lincoln high school pool, and each of the four classes was represented by a team of six girls. The contest included competition in the various strokes as to form, races, plain and fancy diving, and endurance swimming. Some splendid swimmers were entered in the meet, and the results of the various events were close. The members of the class ' 20 team won the entire meet with 42 points. The following girls were members of the winning team : Harriet Holly, captain, Irene Springer, Ruth Hutton, Patricia Maloney, Ruth McKenney and Ruth Brigham. Helen Curtice, ' 19, won the first individual honors, and Eleanor Frampton, ' 18, held second place. i —292- ■.t.. ' .stJ -iy ;-f.,r«i ' ' yfi aei !» ■■ e| " Tiiri9i9 ; " G HONORARIES i ! Honorary Senior Society ®f)e innocents ocietp Spe«r Bryans Blunk Stephens Krause Kline Wenger Kirsch Jackson Dobson Graham i -294— W E 3|C mfaisW QCfje Snnocents; ocietp The Innocents Society is an organization of thirteen Senior men, chosen each year by the outgoing society. They are representative of the men who have shown the greatest interest in the welfare of the school, in the underclasses. The society was organized April 24, 1903, as the result of four or five years of deliberate consideration of the needs and place of .such a body. Form er Dean Roscoe Pound, present dean of Harvard Law College, said : " The very purpose of its existence was to furnish a compact corps of harmonious workers, where college spirit and enthusiasm might be generated; to give a body of men who would be pledged to put their shoulders to the wheel in all University undertakings ; to be a guiding central body to lead in those things that fail in the University of Nebraska, because, being left to the student body in general, the old maxim applies, ' What is everybody ' s business is nobody ' s business ' . " This standard the Innocents have since attempted to follow. They have aided in getting valuable athletic material ; have been in charge of football rallies and torch light parades, and have chosen the cheer leaders to lead in these celebrations. It is the Innocents who conduct the Freshman Convocation ■ at the beginning of each school year and present to the new men of the Uni- versity their first ideas and conceptions of student life. They supervise the annual Olympics between the Sophomores and Freshmen, and manage Corn- ' husker banquets. They have aided and co-operated with both faculty and stu- ident body in a number of diflferent enterprises such as War Work campaigns. War Camp Community Service parties for soldiers, Cornhusker mixers. Sneak Day, the annual shirt-tail parade. Fete Day, Omaha Day, University Night and University Extension Week. They have gathered statistics from all the larger schools of the United States concerning the operation of Single Tax and have tried to formulate it into the best possible working plan for Nebraska. They have also taken steps toward working out a feasible plan for the operation of a Student Council. It is their purpose to perpetuate and strengthen all the worthy activities and traditions of Nebraska, and to advance University interests at every possible point. Once a year, on Ivy Day, they show themselves to the public in the robes of their offices, at which time they go out among the student body and tap their new members. They have always maintained the strict policy of " no advertising, " always attempting to make it appear that the movement came from the student body rather than from the Senior society. HI O -29B— i; cdi ftte b ] Honorary Senior Girls Society Placfe iila£(que Welch Minor Newbranch Kendall Gamble Kohl Doty McCorkindale Drayton Heitter Bennett Bechter Pettis — 29fr- rn Junior Men ' s Society 5 l ifeings! Davis Luckey Watson McMahon Wilken Raymond Schellenberg Witte Davis Ely Morcum Ellerbrock Bushnell Hellner Hopkins Stone Thomas Gerhart —297— i asWlal Tunior Girls ' Society ( filter Serpents? ? - Plan, Fisher Landale Lewis Breese Hendricks ' Wethe.ald Locb McAdam Druse Mackprang Ashbrook Reed Adams Jack How i —298 m B m Sophomore Men ' s Society 3ron pfjinx Landale Hammond Hoyt Parsons BuflFett McCandless Campbell Vinsant Sharp Talcott Maguire Gillilan Johnson Pratt Trimble Nashland Lamed Hinkle Hall Gardner Gibbs Hadley Patty Hedge —299- Sophomore Girrs Society Xi Belta riTn I Epperson Smith Nieman Curry Nelson Burton Wilcox Daley Miller Hippie Mote Davidson Rotholtz Twarling Gustin Stidworthy Brownell Stuff f —300— ffl wc tm Freshmait Girls ' Society ilpgtic Jf igf) Melton Hendricks Harnley Eddy Pierce Thompson Emmet Davison Nichols Jenkins Wahl Hanson Kenyon Collwell Trojan ( " 7 301 a.,.«afettiftiteiiil Cw kaskef Educational Fraternity I f i)t Belta Eappa Phi Delta Kappa is a national educational fraternity, organized in 1910 by the amalgamation of several societies in education that had flourished for several years in the Universities of Columbia, Chicago, Leland Stanford, Indiana, Illinois, Minnesota and Missouri. All of these societies were or- ganized for the purpose of encouraging research among students of education. Phi Delta Kappa is a fraternity founded upon educational principles and supports the highest academic and professional ideals. Its aims are : To bring about the co-operative endeavor of a body of men for the promotion of education as a profession. To lead to a wholesome inter-action between theoretical and practical education. To foster a fraternal spirit between departments of education that may encourage the training of men for leadership. To inspire social efficiency through reaction to the problems of applied education as brought about by the various agencies concerned with the promotion of skilful service in the schools of the state. The Nebraska chapter of Phi Delta Kappa with a present membership of ninety-five men was organized June 12, 1914, supplementing the list of chapters existing in nearly all the great seats of learning in America. —802— s p:)oi oi ± Px si Tfi l919 i liitUii.liiliiliHJir Mttv-Soxovitp Council Miss McPhee, Chairman Miss Helen Dill, Vice-Chairman Alpha Chi Omega Winifred Williams Alpha Delta Pi Louise Enochs Alpha Omicron Pi Margaret Perry Alpha Phi Katherine Newbranch Alpha Xi Delta Augusta Kibler Chi Omega Helen Edgecombe Delta Delta Delta True Jack Delta Gamma Janet Thornton Delta Zeta Mabel MacAdams Gamma Phi Beta Sarah Heitter Kappa Kappa Gamma Helen Curtice Kappa Alpha Theta Helen Dill Pi Beta Phi Dorothy Pierce -303- m m .Q w [ fctiifcpi ' E cfjotf) Tourtelot Mackprang llutton Ream Reed Porterfield Snethen Beaumont Parsons Bayley Newmeyer Rhoda Begley Mote Muzzy Johnson Phillip Curry Brown Davison North Nuss Steiger .. fl f —304— TfS 1919 ; m j Cm flioslfcei cfjoti) Founded at Nebraska University, ipio Aleph Chapter, Established igio MEMBERS IN CITY Mrs. Mrs. Miss Miss Miss Mlss Mrs. Miss Miss Ethel Stone Benst Miss Aural Scott Burr Miss Frances Chatburn Mrs. Roberta Chipperfield Miss Clara Belle Green Mrs. Edna Green Mrs. Mable Daniels Gramlich Miss Alice Humpe Miss Gretchen Mackprang Mrs. Elsie Mathews Valentine Minford Florence Sandy Schafer Ruth Sinclair Inez Viele Santon Dorothy Good Wood Etta Yout Llly Yout Cleo Gather Young MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY POST-GRADUATE Margaret Lewis, College of Medicine, Omaha SENIORS Nina Baker Gladys Beaumont Hazel Snethen HuLDA Steiger Opal Ni ss JUNIORS Ruth Hutton Alfreda Mackprang Loy Ream Margaret Tourtelot SOPHOMORES Ruth Begley Marian Mote Bernice Bayley Ruth Brown Ethel Curry Dorothy Davison Mildred Johnson Hazel Muzzy Helen Newmyer Eva Rhoda FRESHMEN Katharine North Marjorie Parsons Myrtle Phillips .7 ADA PoRTERFIELD Florene Reed ii5iKer F?r? " SwjovSdantTS ! Ipija Cf)i 0mm ((iM Cole Buon Montgomery Williams Melton Can- Harris Rouse Walker Hanson Prouty McCorkindale Whitmore Brewster Bresse Black Garnsey Harris Monor Lutkin Nation Brownell Bachelor § i : ! 1 1919 Kg m m % 1) CwfitikttslK lp )a €f)i mep Founded at DePauiv University, 1885 Xi Chapter, Established i o ' j MEMBERS IN CITY Mks. Mrs. Miss Miss Mrs. Miss Miss Mrs. Miss Miss Mrs. Mrs. Mrs. Mrs. Miss Mrs. John M. Alexander Harry R. Aukeny Harriet Bardwell Mae Bardwell E. A. Britten HAM Louise Brownell Marie Boehmer Theodore Bullock Helen Carns M. Cordelia Condra George E. Condra h. r. estabrook H. T. Fol.som Willard M. Folsom Marie Fowler Henry Fouts Miss Frances Mrs. Walter F. Goodman Mrs. Clark Jeary Miss Charlotte Jenkins Dr. Marjorie Little Miss Miriam Little Miss Anna Luckey Mrs. T. H. Mauck Miss Grace McMahon Miss Clara McMahon Miss Kathryn Morgan Mrs. Clara Manning Miss Edith Minor Miss Minnie Stalder Mrs. J. F. Stevens Miss Mae Theobald Miss Vera Upton Gettys MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY SENIORS Evelyn Black Winifred Williams Ivy Naiion Frances Whitmore Hanna McCorkindai e Helen .Minor JUNIORS Doris Cole Margreita Rouse Giace Lufkin Fae Breese Ruth Walker SOPHOMORES Mary Brownell Grace Harris FRESHMEN Beatrice Montgomery Marie Prouty Mary Parker Vivian Han.son Faith Carr Ruth Bachelor Lots Boone Helen Garnsf.y Ardis Brewster Nettie Harris Lois MjClton i —307- I; Coj fcailagi-E Ipija Belta i Burton Baugliman Keys Morse Cooley Heal Dreuse Trant Brown Thompson Sealoch Movius Ashton Witherow Freeman Kenyon G. Morse Higgens Wood Moore Berlett Coppon Enochs Sherburne Wagner Baughman H. Higgins -308- M M a I I rSkuskc mp a Belta t Founded at Wesleyan College, Macon, Georgia, iS i Alpha Epsilon Chapter, Established igi MEMBERS IN CITY Miss Georgia Boggs Miss Agnes Meline Miss Lila Drollinger Miss Mildred Pope Miss Esther Kittenger Miss Ruth Pope True Miss Mary Kittenger Miss Gladys Wild Mrs. E. J. Stewart MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY POST-GRADUATE Sallie Sloan Brown SENIORS Orell Freeman Olive Higgins Mildred Morse I ' THLYNE Druse ( retta Corley Marie Wheeland Moorf I-ouiSE Enochs JUNIORS LuciLE Woods ' I helma Sealock Mary Witheron LuciLE Baugiiman Marguerite Burton Frances Thompson Genevieve Traut Hazel Wagner Inez Cappam Mary Keyes SOPHOMORES Eloise Berlet Leo Sherburne Vnnabel Beal IvDiTH Ashton Marie Movius FRESHMEN I eona Baughman Nell Higgins Gretchen Morse Martha Kenyon - 309- 1 y i I Coi feistagf ] ! I WW Ml! Ipfja ©micron i V ' v ' i t Murphy Mauch Smith Clark Barton L. Hendricks M. Hendricks Parker Crapenhoft Chittick Brehm Farquhar Ford Griswold Perry Doten Waters Cram McNerney Recknor flibbons Cook Curry Woodward Adams Abbott Perkins Black Hoestetter —310- ya Mi— — — iM— iiiwl • I II I r " i " " [rfin[i V CahSkaikGi- . Iplja mitron i Founded at Barnard College, New York, 189J Zeta Chapter, Established 1902 MEMBERS IN CITY Miss Miss Miss Miss Mrs. Mrs. Mrs. Mrs. Mrs. Mrs. Miss Miss Miss Miss Mrs. Miss Verna Kean Mrs. Elsie Fitzgerald Miss Helen Fitzgerald Mrs. LOURENE BrATT MrS. Jerry Latsch Mrs. F. E. Beaumont Mrs. William Beachly Mrs. John Rosbo rough Miss Harry Lansing Mrs. Alfred Beckman Mrs. Edna Harpham Miss ESSABELL RoHMAN MiSS Helen Johnson Mrs. Jennie Piper Mlss William Logan Miss Marie Studts Mrs. K. P. Fredericks Viola Gray Doane Pickering Merle Hoppe Albert Hoppe Floyd Rawlings H. N. Grainger Martha Waltow A. C. Reynolds Glen Fordyce Catherine Benner Nell Nisson Burnham Campbell Katherine Follmep. Emily Trigg Robert Evans MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY SENIORS Eva Gibbons Jeannette Adams ; Esther Murphy JUNIORS Lorene Hendricks Ruth Farquhar Mary Waters Genevieve Rose Margaret Perry Florence Griswold Lucile Mauck Bess Cram SOPHOMORES Nina Cook Lucile Crapenhauf Arline Abbott Ruth Parker Florence Chiddick Irene Smith Doris Hostetter Faye Curry FRESHMEN Irene Batow Mildred Doten Maurine Black Harriet Ford Madeline Hendricks Halcyon Rechnor Esther Brehm Winifred Clark Doro thy Woodward Margaret McNerney Esther Perkins —ill— l ' 1 m CoiSteiSkei- K Iptja lf)i Henninger Miner Rockwell Hammond McKee Springer Loeb J. Doyle Brenke Htckart F Wahl H. Wahl Harnly Hanna Anderson Girard Marrow Kendall Goodwin Newbranch Dunn Barstow (nltner Lames Lang Whitehead Stidworlhy McCoy D. Doyle Sullivan -312— nng " :t9i9 Founded at the University of Syracuse, i8j2 Nu Chapter, Established 1906 MEMBERS IN CITY Mrs. ROLFE HaLLIGAN Mrs. Dan De Putron Mrs. Karl Bumsted Mrs. Mable Anderson Mrs. Ted Faulkner Mrs. Allan Plansburg Mrs. Lau rence Parrel Mrs. Carl Boh man Miss Vivien NE Holland Miss Ruth Henninger Mrs. Baker Miss Betty Doyle Mrs. R. 0. Martin Miss Marguerite Loeb Mrs. Calvin Emory Miss Genevieve Roberts Mrs. Dick Westover Mrs. William Waugh Miss Frances Barstow MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY POST-GRADUATE Genevieve Roberts SENIORS Madeline Girard Hildred Goodwin Helen Kendall Katherine Newbranch Helen Giltner Charlotte Hanna JUNIORS Genevieve Loeb Mildred Whitehead Marian Henninger SOPHOMORES Rita Sullivan Dorothy Doyle Prances Anderson Marjorie Barstow Blanche McKee Teresa Morrow Ada Stidworthy Helen Wahl Jeannette Doyle FRESHMEN Gwendolyn McCoy Katharine Brenke Esther Dunn Dorothy Hammond Kathryn Harnly Kathryn Heckart Genevieve Lames Margaret Lang Margaret Miner Mildred Rockwell Vera Springer Frances Wahl M TiS ig ii ' i ' ' ' rfi ii -ft- ' -i. ' .•- ' CoRiteSWE Ipfja 3Ci Belta II I II Lefier Whitaker Epperson Outhouse HoUaway Carleson Brown Barnes Hendee Ellers Drayton Downs Beckter Quesner Fischer Sheldon Kibler Shaw Pierce Fenzle Hilman Emmett (S( —314— W M I C6aiteiakoi-:C9 ]g Ipfja Xi Belta Founded at Lombard College, Galesburg, III., i8qs Rho Chapter, Established ipij MEMBERS IN CITY Miss Lulu Runge Miss Isabelle Coons Gillespie Miss Bess Williamson Miss Amy Koupal Miss Esther Smith Goldsmith Miss Lenor Fitzgerald Miss Helen Humpe Gayer Miss Purna Hutchinson MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY SENIORS Genevieve Bechter Gwendolyn Drayton Marian NA VVhitaker Augusta Kibler Eugenia Peirce Maurea Hendee JUNIORS Helen Fischer Jessie Jane Hillman Arletta Shaw Alta Kibler SOPHOMORES Alberta Outhouse Geraldine Brown E.MMA Fenzl Hazel Miller Katiiryn Epperson Valera Downs Marguerite Ehlers Irma Quesner Mary Sheldon Mable Carlsen Eva Holloway FRESHMEN Louise Emmet Aileen Lefler Marian N a Cummings Beulah Varner —315- i C feSsker 3 Cf)i mesa ■ Frost Mulvihill Swenson Arterburn Haay McMoivies Roebling Harden Tonner Gantt McManigall Geistlinger Adams Buell Nelson Pfarr Lawson Colson McHale Otto Mockett Edgecombe Cash Cowden Jenkins Haskell Wright Mockett Watson Swenson Little Muneke -318 T« 919ig CdSSJvfi :ei- i f Founded at University of Arkansas, i8p Kappa Chapter, Established ipo MEMBERS IN CITY Miss Anne Wilson Clark Miss Amanda Heppner Miss Marguerite Clark Miss Clara Craig Mrs. Jess Doyle Murray Miss Muriel McManigall Mrs. R. H. Bjorkman Mrs. Albert Gadges Miss Floy Dunham MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY SENIOR Emily Mockett m JUNIORS Lula Haskell Marguerite Mulvihill Julia Mockett Mildred Adams SOPHOMORES Rhe Nelson MARGAi iFT COWDIN WiLDA ArTERDURN Edith Cash Sybil Gantt Berenice Colson Gertrude McHale Harrietts Muneke Ruth Swenson Ruby Swenson Blanche McManigall FRESHMEN Leone Watson Myrl Hardin Helen Wight Helen Geistlinger Mona Jenkins Ada Lawson Dorothy Pfarr Lydia Otto Isabel McMonies SPECIAL Dorothy Buell Dorothy Tonner Lela Haag Mildred Frost Esther Little Helen Edgecombe -317 8 Coaitosfeei-IS !i M Helta ©elta ©elta !i i Welch Kirshstein Moodie Arie Gustin DeBois Humpus Engstrom Thompson Abbott Thompson Bell Stone Rossman Young Holstein Mack Jack Snell Thietje Wachter Wills Bennett Kipton Welch Arie Hager Knapp Troup —318- Q I iW " WI-« MW IM1i |MatMIWW Mi Mil1llAt i lb ©clta ©elta Belta Founded at Boston University, Kappa Chapter, Established iSp4 Jo Browne Florence Buckley Mary Chapin Eunice Chapin LiLA Davis Bertha Du Teil Pearl Fee Mabel Familton Edna Gund Lucy Haywood Mary Hiltner Lillian Hanson Vinda Hudson Ella Green Florence Howard MEMBERS IN CITY Beatrice Johnson Lena Johnson Irene Kirschstein Alma Keeper Gladys Lord Florence Butler Rae Lehnhoff Maroaret Lemon Edith Ludwick Helen Lawrence Ethel Matson Mae Pershing ' era Peterson Josephine Bickford Edna Perrin Pauline Fewick Bertha Smith Edith Shaw Hazel Snell Anna Vore Lila Whitcomb Mary Whitney Esther Warner Hazel Ward Helen Weiss Fay Forbes Ida Dennison Olinda Wachter Leah Wenger Weaver MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY Elinor Bennett Gertrude Hager SENIORS Ruth Welch Helen Young Grace Troup JUNIORS Marian Hompes True Jack Doris Abbott Donna Gustin Alice Welch Hazel McDonald SOPHOMORES LaVerne Thietje Helen Thompson Ruth Kirschstein Camille Airy CozETTE Airy Hesper Bell LuciLE Engstrom Naomi Green FRESHMEN Marian Moodie Harriett Rossman Frances Skipton JossELYN Stone Margaret Thompson Claribel Knapp Kathryn Wills Eleanor Snell Ruth Wachter Ruth DuBois Viola Holstein -319— Q QJ G ' ' B T " Sgr ffitaisWE la ©elta amma Barkley Lewis Howe Tuttle Felevock Barkley Darlow Brash Black Finch Howey Gellenline Hoveland Brash Ratcliff Krouse Pierce Lindsay Clark Doty Thornton Harrington Kiefer Nye Howe Barker Nieman Thomas Grumman —320- I |P_EE»SS I i Belta amma Founded at Oxford Institute, Mississippi, i8j2 Kappa Chapter, Established 1888 MEMBERS IN CITY Miss Margaret Chittenden Miss Leibeth Farrell Mrs. Charles Mover Miss Marian Watkins Miss Helen Butler Mrs. Lynn Loyd Mrs. a. R. Edminston Mrs. Carl Lord Mrs. Maurice Deutsch Miss Helen Mitchell Mrs. Don Chapin Miss Frances McNabb Miss Lois Fossler Mrs. T. F. Quick Miss Blanche Garten Mrs. S. H. Rathbone Mrs. Willard Gates Mrs. Arthur Raymond Mrs. J. E. Gavin Miss Dorothy Raymond Mrs. Archibald Haecker Mrs. J. S. RiED Mrs. George Holms Miss Stella Rice Mrs. Fanchon Hooper Mrs. Charles Roberts Miss Ruth Jakway Mrs. F. E. Roth Miss Muriel Jones Mrs. F. S. Sanders Mrs. Edna Johnson Miss Helen Sawyer Miss Katherine Kiefer Miss Marjory Selleck Miss Kathryn Kimball Mr.s. L. A. Sherman Miss Marjory Kimball Miss Miriam Starrett Miss Marguerite Klinker Mrs. Frank Woods Mrs. Louis Korsmyer Mi.ss Marie Weesner Mrs. Alex Lau Miss Edna Fitzsimmons Mrs. H. p. Lau Miss Mildred Morning MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY SENIORS Helen S. Doty Georgia Tuttle Katharyn A. Howey JUNIORS Norma Grummann Helen W. Howe Janet Thornton Sadie B. Finch SOPHOMORES Hazel Barber Helen Black Lucille Clark Catherine Brash Marguerite Brash Dorothy Barkley Mildred Crouse Florence Gallentine Edith Howe Ruth Lindsay FRESHMEN Dorothy Darlow Irma Fellwock Helen Hovland Marian Nye Florence Lewis Helen Nieman Margaret Ratcliff Dorothy Pierce Mary Thomas Dorothy Wright Idanha Kiefer I t i i i HI! -321- « Belta Heta Wilson B. Mills Hewitt Yost Hunter Krogman EUinghuser Latham F. Wolfe Joy D. Wolfe M. Mills M. MacAdam Nichols F. MacAdam Chandler DeSautelle Rothotz Snow Surber Mitchell It to ® -322— . m:: va Coi liSskei i Bclta Heta Founded at Miami University, ipo2 Zeta Chapter Established ipio MEMBERS IN CITY m Miss Miss Mrs. Miss Mrs. Pearl Barton Mary Cameron Nellie Wills Shugart Mayme Dvorak J. R. Davis Miss Vesta Maues Mrs. G. H. Foster Miss Ruby Kuepper Mrs. Grace McKintosh Goddard Miss Marjorie Morse Miss Edna Mathews Miss Effie Noll Miss Ella Noll Miss Ruth Odell Miss Iva Schwenk Mi. ' s Josephine Graves II Mrs. Vivian Knight Harper MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY SENIORS Gertrude De Sautelle Olive Joy Helen Hewett JUNIORS Ruth Ellinghusen Mahfl Hunter Mable Mac Adam SOPHOMORES Alma Brainard Roma Mitchell Florence Snow Florence Wolfe Beulah Mills Cora Yost Martha Krogmann Eleanore Wilson Sadie Rothholz Doris Nichols Sara Serber FRESHMEN Dorothy Wolfe Minna Hamer Frances Latham Florence S. Mac Adam ELiA Chandler Marie Mills -323- Cw Sfeiskei- i !0: (jiamma i)i peta Kill I! I II Goodhand Hudson Reese Smith Lull Trojan Morrissy Heitter Scholes Addleman Hardy V. Kleinke Dysart Stroy W. Henderson G. Henderson Baumgartner Cobb Ashbrook Eigenbroadt G. Kleinke Starbuck Helger n -:i m -324— I m ' fi m W S amma fji Pcta Founded at Syracuse University, 184 Phi Chapter, Established 1914 MEMBERS IN CITY Mrs. Wayne Montgomery Mrs. Edward Albrecht Miss Eleanor Frampton Mrs. L. M. Decker Miss Marion Tyler Miss Gladys Wilkinson MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY SENIORS Sarah Margaret Heitter Viola Kleinke Gladys Appleman JUNIORS Delia Cobb Betty Dysart Harriet Ashbrook Genevieve Addleman Bertha Helzer SOPHOMORES Claire Stroy Gertrude Henderson Estel Lull Effie Starbuck Meda Eigenbroadt Marguerite Smith Vera Goodhand FRESHMEN Margaret Henderson Mary Hardy Alice Rees Ruth Scholles Marvel Trojan Elsie Baumgartner Gene Hudson Marguerite Morrissey Gladys Kleinke T r rs ' ' 1 1919 ( CoS fcoila?!- Eappa Ipfja l fjcta ;?3 fl -326- ■ TiS t919iB:g |j CofiikSskeri i Eappa Ipija Cfjeta ■Founded at DePauzv University, Greencastle, Indiana, iSjd Rho Chapter, Establishe d i8p6 MEMBERS IN CITY Mrs. J. H. Avery Miss Edith Long Mrs. Earl Campbell Mrs. G. G. Martin Miss Rose Carson Mrs. C. T. Knapp Mrs. R. G. Clapp Mrs. G. E. Proudfit Miss Katiierine Cline Miss Ida Rokins Mrs. T. A. COLBURN Mrs. L. B. Tuckerman Mrs. R. A. Granger Mrs. W. F. Upson Mrs. Ellery T. Davis Mrs. Olive Watson Mrs. G. W. Day Mrs. Hutton Webster Miss Kate Field Mrs. Guy E. Reed Mrs. F. W. Fling Miss Helen Matson Mrs. Barton Green Miss Helen Wallace Mrs. Guy Matte.son Miss Dorothy Wallace Mrs. Leonard Hartz Miss Cornelia Crittenden • Miss Sarah Hayden Mrs. Edward O ' Shea Mrs. William Hardy Miss Helen Cook Mrs. C. D. Hu.stead Miss Larue Gillern Mrs. Howard Harvey Miss Mary Guthrie Mrs. W. T. Thompson Miss Winifred Miller Mrs. C. F. Ladd Mrs. L. W. Burr Mrs. D. R. Lei AND MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY SENIORS Katiierine Ko HL Dorothy CoLBURN Emma Garrett Marv Helen A LLENSWORTH FLORENCE Tenks Helen Dill Mary Husted Luella Patt JUNIORS Fae Davis Alice Temple Dorothy Wetherald Margaret Dodge Armilda Dutton Rachael Trester Orpha Carmean Aline Mitten Margaret Harmon Ruth Wilson Margaret Hawes Martha Garrett SOPHOMORES Mildred Smith Alyne O ' Laughlin Jeanette Miller FRESHMEN Marion Gurney Elizabeth Scribner Marjorie Colwell Betty Riddell CoRiNNE Rogers PLEDGE Dorothy Woodbury —327— i Coi tJvuiket- to appa i appa (iamma B P Jk Overstreet Moore Risser Resse Mueller Pettis Turnure Stowes Copsey Newton Hall Hippie Elam Wier MaiK Smith Campbell McRoberts Doyle Temple Mathews Scoville Humiston Curtice Strode Peterson Youngblui " Minier Bishop Jones -328— : : i HM 31 T15M919 1 Eappa ilappa (gamma Founded at Monmouth College, 18 jo Sigma Chapter, Established iS8p !l!ii Mrs. Mrs. Miss Mrs. Miss Miss Miss Mrs. Miss Miss Miss Mrs. Miss Mrs. Mrs. Mrs. Mrs. Mrs. E. F. Abbott H. B. Alexander Viola Barnes Max Beghtol Nellie Boyd Grace Brody Lenore Burkett E. A. Burnett Barbara Burt Helen Chase Janet Chase Leon Crandall Kate Denman Howard Dunn Ray Elliott e. c. folsom j. l. fo-ster Robert Funke MEMBERS IN CITY Mrs. Robert Fulton Miss Ellen Grere Miss Frances Grere Mrs. R. E. Giffen Miss Helen Hall Mrs. Samuel Hall Mrs. Emory Hardy Mrs. H. H. Hardy Miss Mable Hays Mrs. Verne Hedge Mlss Lena Jeary Mrs. Robert Joyce Miss Jessie Jury Miss Stella Kirker Miss Mable Lindley Mrs. C. C. Morley Mrs. L. W. Marshall Mrs. H. W. Post Mrs. Bi anche Edminston Mrs. Mrs. Leonard Flansburg Miss Mrs. Raymond Farquhar Mrs. Miss Louise Pound Miss Olivia Pound Mrs. E. a. Rankin Miss Maude Risser Mrs. Warren Romans Miss Frances Stein Miss Helen Shepherd ■ L. C. Story Robert Scott Frederick Stott Miss Mecia Stout Mrs. Amos G. Warren Mrs. Samuel Waugh Mrs. a. L. Weatherly Mrs. Murton Welton Miss Margaret Wheden Mrs. F. C. Williams Mrs. R. D. Woodruff Jessie Beghtol Lee Marie Reichenback Lowe A. Ricketts Mrs. Mrs. Mrs. Laura McRoberts Beth Humiston Anne Peterson Jeanette Moore MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY SENIORS Helen Curtice Josephine Strode JUNIORS Myra Bishop Adelaide Elam Marian Hall SOPHOMORES Helen Minier Dorothy Pettis Colene Smith Marjorie Scoville Helen Storms Dorothy Hipple Mary Newton Helen Main Marjorie Temple FRESHMEN Ruth Copsey Marion Risser Marian Yungblut Almarine Campbell Marjorie Reese Ferne Jones Mildred Doyle Greta Turnure Helen Mueller Helen Over.street Elizabeth Wier -329— e31 r( ±m9Es f i Peta mi m g Tierce Bradshaw Jeft ' eries Dctwciler Murray ,,, ., D 1 «,.„ Shepherd Malchow Fike Weathers Roberts i " Wilcox Pratt Harrington Eddie Sedgwick Nitsche Thrush Keller Nimmo Jones Reed Wilmeth McFarland Bowers Kinny C.nam -330- m Peta mi Founded at Monmouth College, i86j Beta Chapter, Established 1895 MEMBERS IN CITY Mrs. E. C. Ames Mrs. W. H. Bagnell Mrs. Newell H. Barnes Dr. Laura Brown Mrs. Thomas Burtch Mrs. Edna DePutron Mrs. O. W. Everett Mrs. Fred Funke Mrs. Lisette Hampton Mrs. Harry Haynie Mrs. Rouse Miss Myrna Sedgwick Miss Mary Smith Miss Mary Spalding Mrs. Charles Stuart Miss Anne Stuart Miss Melinda Stuart Miss Julia Miss Bernice Hackler Miss Nettie Holcomb Miss Gertrude Kincaide Mrs. W. H. King Mrs. H. I. Kirkpatrick Mrs. Homer McAnulty Miss Florence McGahey Mrs. Harry Porter Mrs. George Risser Mrs. a. W. Richardson Miss Helen Waugh Miss Ada Waugh Mrs. M G. Wyer Mrs. Stanley Zemer Mrs. Chas. Morse Mlss Ruth Curtiss Miss Eleanor Steinburg Watson MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY SENIORS Mildred Bowers Dorothy Pierce Mary Louise Jones JUNIORS Mildred McEarland Lucille Nitsche Carolyn Reed Alice Sedgwick Melba Bradshaw T helm a Detweiler Eunice Fike SOPHOMORES Florence Gnam Eleanor Murray Thelma Roberts Grace Shephard Marian. Thrush Florence Wilcox Eleanor Eddy Cleta Harrington Marian Jefferies Frances Keller Mildred Kinney FRESHMEN . Gertrude Patterson Frances Pratt Leslie Weathers Esther Wilmeth Ethel Nimmo Merle Malchow —331— Cdi ' iteslBM " alfeprie li f —332- a r 9±9W .. !J c exxv m cD: —333- 2P 9 19 £S :... -. Ij CSRSfeaSiei- cacia ' k Chadderdon Silsbee Yost Springer Sjogren Shrieve Miner Blunk Walrath Power Meyer Foe Vetter W)d —334- m I Founded at Michigan University, 1904 MEMBERS IN CITY G. P. Abel B. H. Beck C. Neil Brown Hon- Wm. J. Bryan F. F. Dayton O. J. Fee E. A. Grone David G. Heller Dr. D. C. Hilton Jack Matthews LeRoy Pepperburg Orlo a. Powell C. C. QuiGGLE C. F. Steckelberg W. J. D. Steckelberg E. M. Troup G. L. Vlasnik John Westover S. S. Whiting Claude S. Wilson A. C. Meier MEMBERS IN FACULTY Prof. E. H. Barbour Prof. G. E. Condra Prof. A. W. Dann Prof. G. N. Foster Prof. G. H. Gramlich Dean W. G. Ha.stings Prof. A. A. Luebs Dr. Edwin Maxey Prof. B. E. Moore Prof. J. E. Rasmussen Prof. A. A. Reed Prof. H. H. Wil.son MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY SENIORS Walter C. Blunk Clarence A. Sjogren Merlin L. Springer Duane E. Walrath Howard Yost JUNIORS Neil T. Chadderdon Glen H. Foe Benjamin F. Silsbee Glen V. Graf Clifford C. Meyer Seth C. H. Taylor Boyd S. Willetts SOPHOMORES Arnold Miner Leo B. Shreve John M. Vetter Myron W. Power FRESHMEN Thad C. Epps Dewey L. Thuman 01 i r —335— diusla : ?!• ' 1? 1 Ipfja igma i Dobson Farman Hall Stephens Leuck ffi. Crandall Rohwer Mettlen Buffett Bryans Hunter Stretton Millar Peterson Hatch Warfell Diers Murry Winterton ml —336— ySl Tfip 919 ;g Cdl5ifcSskei- Founded at Yale University, 1845 MEMBERS IN CITY Thomas H. Ashton Robert F. Cameron Harrison L. Gayer William A. Luke Robert Quick Alvin Smith MEMBER IN FACULTY Dana F. Cole MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY SENIORS Wilson D. Bryans Leslie A. Crandall Byron W. Hunter WiLMAR L. Millar Paul A. Dobson JUNIORS George A. Farman John Mettlen Charles Minnich George Rohwer Floyd M. Stone Charles T. Stretton SOPHOMORES Clarence D. Buffett Gerald J. Leuck Stanley R. Hall FRESHMEN Glenn A. Baldwin Francis Diers Vern a. Hatch Herbert Murry John C. Neff HiLBERT W. Peterson F. D. Randall W. L. Randall Chester M. Warfel Leonard O. Winterton 837- m M iCoaifaiSWE Ipfta Km ©mega Potter Sandusky Sims Patty Ernst Lees Stewart Lanphere Loomis Neuman Bailey Townsend Wolcott Bush Stannard Newton Bush Brown Shellenberg Gerhart Moore a 1 919 Mi CofokSskMr ' M Founded at Virginia Military Institute, 1865 MEMBERS IN CITY E. J. Angle Con LEY A. P. COLLMAN D. T. Ford R. E. Campbell Everett Angle Jo hn Cutright G. E. Reed Carl L. Erb C. H. Reed F. C. Foster C. A. Reynolds H. R. FOLLMER Edson Shaw R. H. Graham Ross Sine Hon. S. R. McKelvie Hon. R. E. Weaverling John Miller C. A. Wilson E. S. Elroy Munson H. 0. Zemer Vm. Lemon MEMBERS IN FACULTY Capt. C. J. Frankfurter Dr. E. J. Stewart Prof. P. M. Buck MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY POST GRADUATES DwiGHT P. Thomas John L. Wenstrand SENIORS Eugene F. Moore Robert G. Brown Edward T. Bush Grant A. Stannard JUNIORS Harold L. Gerhart Elmer H. Schellenberg SOPHOMORES Russell M. Bailey Thomas M. Lees Arthur C. Bush Richard W. Newman Walter O. Ernst William Newton, Jr. Edward E. Lanphere Frank D. Patty Wayne V. Loomis FRESHMEN Elbert L. Potter, Jr. Homer F. Sandrock George P. Sims, Jr. John Dodds Millard Townsend Allen R. Wolcott Sydney D. Stewart Laurens Mason —339— P7 - -- r i , —MuMb fc— Wfc ' ' I, Coi ttfcSskei- Ipija trijeta C i Roberts Watson Spear Henry Witte Bly stone Schroeder Armstrong Weeth Moulton Graham Smith • —840— pl l Coi teaskGi- i ■ Founded at Nebraska University, i8p MEMBERS IN CITY Edward P. Brown Thorne a. Brown Leonard Flansburg Howard Hadley Leonard C. Hartman Arthur H. Hiltner R. E. Hodges John A. Hoag Fred B. Humphrey A. Lynn Meyers George A. Lee Joseph E. Orcutt H. Winnett Orr John K. Polk George L. Towne Harry Wentz MEMBERS IN FACULTY James E. Lawrence Raymond J. Pool MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY SENIORS Stanley A. Henry Victor C. Graham DeLoss p. Moulton Wallace E. Spear JUNIORS Elmer F. Wittie Walter B. Schroeder Paul Armstrong Harold J. Weeth Howard Smith SOPHOMORES Raymond Watson Lawrence Roberta John Spoon FRESHMEN Forrest Galpin James O. Criswell Max Blithstone Raymond A. Young " « —341— m i i T 5 " i9i9i , CdiSkgsfcpi- (5 :|o lp!)a (iamma Efjo Douglas Mussehl Fortna Liebers Ingham Spencer ZoUars Lawritsen Sanstedt Wiedeberg i yg -342- i Tg i9i9;Kg ll Cdt kasker] ;! ■ lp})9 amma l f)o MEMBERS IN CITY Walter F. Roberts John D. McKelvey MEMBERS IN FACULTY Prof. F. E. Mussehl Prof. Elliott Davis MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY SENIOR Martin N. Lawritson JUNIORS Alva D. Jollars Donald W. Spencer LeRoy W. Ingham R. E. Fortna Carl L. Libbers Rudolph M. Sandstedt Donald W. Spencer SOPHOMORE Donal Douglas FRESHMAN William E. Wiedeburg PLEDGE R. P. Baskins Cc)] G WT m W 1 casjteakei-E Peta i; eta i Applan Sine Linn Carter Dutton Ripley Dallas Kauff Bowers Chapin Wright Triplett Anderson Moore Rickard Lamed —344- gB 11fig 919 I 1 ii Co iluiskc Peta i;f)eta li Founded at Miami University, i8jp MEMBERS IN CITY George A. Adams Fred W. Ainslie Ernest C. Ames W. S. Anderson Adrian Barstow Norman Baxter Max Beghtol DwiGHT Bell Nelson Bowers, Jr. Dewitt Brase Pierce Caldwell Fred Cornell c. m. cowgill Dr. Edward Cramb Louis E. Cropaey Norman B. Curtice James W. Ensign Dr. Oliver Everett Dr. Harry H. Everett Edmund Field Ernest C. Folsom Bebt Forbes Wm. C. Frolich BuDD Gillespie Phillip F. Greene Alex Hansen George Holmes Maurice A. Hyde H. P. Lau Ted Lonam R. R. Loresbury Oscar M. Meyer Luther Mumford John L. Pierce Carey J. Pope Frank P. Quick Harry Z. Reese F. J. Rehlaender Lowe A. Ricketts James H. Riggs, Jr. John Rosborough Frank E. Roth Fred O. Salisbury Carl Stein Don Stewart H. p. Stoddard John Stoddard Geo. Sevingle Robert Talbot Louis Ward Arthur Ware Clarence R. White Murton Welton Fred Williams Ralph Wilson Walter Wilson Taylor Witterow Harold Wood Frank Woods Henry Woods Thomas Woods Malcolm Wyer Seneca Yule MEMBERS IN FACULTY Prof. J. H. Broady Dean O. V. P. Stout Prof. Miller M. Fogg Prof. G. D. Swezey Prof. James T. Lees MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY Delos Anderson Jesse M. Moore SENIORS John C. Wright JUNIORS Irving Chapin Wm. Folsom Richard L. Triplett SOPHOMORES Vestor R. Vinsant Walton Roberts Elsmer Richard Wm. Larned Cecil Bowers Albert Dallas Frank Aplan Edwin Carter Jack Kearigan FRESHMEN Wm. Dutton Jack Rogers Carl Kauff James Sign E. Steen Donald Linn —345— P T ; 1919 Kc I, CwSfeistei ' J5 Belta Clii (S( Whittier Brinkman Woolen (lallne Green Smith Clark Rynian Brown Talcott Runnels Wright Dohlberg Adkins Slater Raymond Triniball Cattin Walrath Francis • -346— Belta Cf)i Founded at Cornell University, i8po MEMBERS IN CITY C. Petrus Peterson Robert Devoe Harry L. Ankeny O. B. Clark Vancil K. Greer R. A. BiCKFORD John Priest Joseph Noone Merle E. Wade C. A. Sorensen L. Wood B. Chappell Arthur Cavanaugh Harrold p. Morgan Lester M. Buckley Sherman H. Lower RussEL Mann Harold B. Porterfield Everett L. Randall Lester L. Dunn John L. Barton Stewart Gould Joseph Magnus Swenson O. J. Pothast MEMBER IN FACULTY Dr. Edwin Maxey MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY JUNIORS W. Harlan Cattin Edward E. Farley H. D. Matthews R. Frank Adkins Bruce M. Raymond SOPHOMORES Chester Trimble Floyd V. Francis J. Willard Green Horace V. Talcott Fred B. Walrath Lawrence Slater Leonard A. Woollen FRESHMEN Fred A. Brinkman William R. Wright Richard E. Smith Fay D. Clark Carroll C. Brown Burns Sherwood . Joseph N. Dahlberg Paul A. Wilcox Alfred Runnalls PLEDGES Floyd Ryman LaMont Whittier Leonard C. Dean Roy J. Bayless -347- ,X - i ©elta i;au ©elta Ross Rice Clark Stromer Flint Gardner Root Ortman Huff Thomas Havens Cash Lawler Edwards Hall Waters Richards Haley Schroeder Watson Hubka Gillilan Weller North Barrett —348— rww Belta au Belta Founded at Bethany College, 1859 C. J. Bills E. J. Hainer C. S. GUENZEL J. L. Teeters W. H. Thompson H. J. Lehnhoff H. H. Wheeler, Jr. A. F. Farrow Mason Wheeler E. C. Strode E. O. HUGG C. D. Perrin E. MEMBERS IN CITY R. P. Anderson Earl R. Harnley Louis R. Gregory T. M. Shepard George S. Aldrich Robert Hager J. L. Riddell D. D. Whitney T. L. Kizer E. P. McLaughlin D. L. Yale L. I. Finney C. Rouse E. Kirk Tessier Carl Wynkoop D. L. Love D. W. Atwood A. L. Brown E. C. Stevens Albert J. Watkins, Jr. C. P. Atwood J. H. Gather J. N. Ball W. M. Morse L. S. Morrison H. Graves 111 MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY SENIORS W. Spencer Flint Lowell G. Crownover Frank F. Barnett George E. Kline JUNIORS Bryan W. Strom er Webb Richards Mark E. Havens Herman G. Schroeder Herman H. Thomas Raymond M. Watson Bayard T. ClArk RoscoE B. Rice Ernest A. Hubka SOPHOMORES Charles L. Gillilan L eland L. Waters Clarence E. Haley Arnold A. North FRESHMEN Stanley J. Hall Lee Huff, Jr. Edward T. Gardner Boyd C. Edwards Lawrence F. Ortman John F. Lawlor Frederick H. Weller J. CuLLEN Root Maurice C. Cash Clarence H. Ross PLEDGES Charles B. More arty Fred Bing Ernest S. Haverly 249- ejl TiS 1919 CdaikaiWiCQB Bclta pgilon I T f ' ' a Payrtte ' r R. Smith Kase Gibbs Egan Ruwe Perry Dana Carson Hudson Haslam Howarth Patty A. Smith Webb Stroy Ellerbrock Atkinson Wenk Krause Kimball Jackson Wenger Greenlee Moodie -350— T« 9 9i f rSksSkm-m ' . Belta %£itlon Founded at Williams College, i8j4 MEMBERS IN CITY WiNFORD L. Hall Ray O. Hummell Philip J. Harrison Roy D. Kile Warren F. Day Homer V. Martin Arthur Edgren August C. Schmidt Carl A. Bumstead James H. Harpham Harry C. Hathaway S. Harvey Rathbone Louis W. Weaver Conrad M. Allen Eugene Holland Donald W. Miller Albert A. Hoppe Sam C. Waugh Kent K. Kimball W. Bruce Young Ernst Hoppe, Jr. Fred Seacrest Will McVicker John A. Selleck Tom James Hugh Atkinson MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY Cable Jackson Robert R. Moodie Ray E. Wenk SENIORS Curtis Kimball Rudolph Fuchs Robert Wenger Alex R. Krause JUNIORS Orville E. Ellerbrock H. Kirk Hudson Hiram Studley Roy E. Greenlee John Gibbs Jack Egan George Ha lam Floyd Paynter Hugh Carson Walter Hoppe Roy Smith SOPHOMORES Harry Howarth Jess Patty Herbert Stroy FRESHMEN Frank Kase Kenneth Webb Lester Ruw e Herbert Dana Austin Smith PLEDGE Howard Perry —351— 1 Cdfifei5W(iEI appa igma Shrieber Linn Williams Walters Reed Blackledge McBride Minor Iddings Thornton Lynch Harvey Samuelson Pettis Harvey McKinley Wixer Anderson Albrecht Brown Tool m —352- l i ES CoSSkaikei- [(SI Eappa tsma Founded at Virginia University, i86p MEMBERS IN CITY Chas. Matson Robert Fulton Clark Jeary Jasper Clarke JuM. Beltzer O. A. Beltzer Max Towle Verne Hedge Foster Jenkins Lawrence E. Farrell Edward Pettis John Westover Robert Copsey Wm. Grant C. D. Hustead W. A. Letton C. P. Mason F. C. Schwarz MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY SENIOR H. R. Anderson JUNIORS G. Hubert Harvey H. Parke Thornton H. C. McKinley George D. Wixer Lyle E. Sharpe Floyd H. Brown SOPHOMORES Donald Pettis Henry Albrecht Eyer L. Sloniger Lyman Bell Harry Minor Bert L. Reed Glen Ellis Robert E. Harvey Joseph Walter Kenneth Tool Farley Young Orville a. Ralston John T. Lynn FRESHMEN Frank Flagler Harold Lynch William A. McBride H. C. Iddings C. W. Samuelson Merlin E. Schreber • —353— iCofiiteWlp (y f)i lielta tlTijeta Spain Reavis Seymour Smith Harley Johnson Pickett Harding L. Hammond Anderson Troyer Cushman Maguire Miller H. Hammond Lantz Rogers Lyle Peters Vance Kline McDonald Stephens McMahon Junge Not Shown: Koehler, Yort, Doyle, McMeekin. k. —354— I m 1919 1 NY K i Cot feaikef ;! Founded at Miami University, 1848 Charles H. Abbott G. H. Avery A. M. Bunting T. J. Doyle, Jr. E. A. Everett G. T. Eddy F. E. Foster George W. Gilligan E. C. Hardy M. B. Hauck MEMBERS IN CITY J. H. Hunt H. N. Jeffrey A. C. Lau J. D. Lau Harold F. McMahon D. W. McMeekin Ernest W. Moehnert I. M. Raymond W. H. Raymond W. B. Romans W . W. Woodward E. W. Seacrest Joe W. Seacrest Charles Stuart George J. Thomas H. V. Thomas Calvin Webster Louis A. Westerman L. O. Wittman Charles Whedon Dr. J. M. Woodward MEMBERS IN FACULTY Prof. R. D. Scott Prof. Robert Wolcott MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY POST GRADUATE L. R. Doyle D. v. Stephens John Koehler Stewart McDonald SENIORS Leonard Kline JUNIORS Byron McMahon Arthur Yort Brooks Vance LeRoss Hammond Burks Harley Carl Lau Junge SOPHOMORES Luther Johnson Donald Lyle George Maguire Harold Pickett Claude Peters Joe C. Reavis M. F. Smith FRESHMEN Robert Anderson Herbert Cushman MuNSON Dale Howard Hammond Brooks Harding Earl Miller C. K. Seymour Bayless Spain Robert Troyer PLEDGES Joseph Rodgers TfiS 1919 r d •r ' )t i)i amma Mtlta Dougherty Burke McCuUough Graves Hesse R. Smith Anderson Johnson Kramer Updegraff Ogier Prichard Hadley Hogerson Palmer Nelson M. Smith Bushnell Maddox Gilligan Holmquist K G -356- g21 Tig-1919; I CoJ JvQ ei ' lQ " i i fti amma Belta Founded at Washington and Jefferson University, 1848 MEMBERS IN CITY Dr. R. B. Adams W. AlTKEN DoNAi.D G. Bell John D. Bushnell Ray a. Chancer Archie H. Davis Leonard Hurtz Geo. p. Kimball WiLLARD P. Kimball Howard J. Kimball John Edw. G. Maggi Richard Paddock Fred ' k Morris Sanders Edwin G. Steckley Richard F. Stout James E. Whitney Eari.e Blain Wilson Donald L. Wood Arthur H. Yost Herman S. Yost James Lyons MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY SENIOR William Maddox JUNIORS George Bushnell Carl W. Hogerson Raymond Hughes Jean Nelson Lloyd Palmer Malcolm Smith SOPHOMORES Joseph T. Dougherty John P. Gilligan Guy T. Graves Harold M. Holmquist George S. Johnson RoLLiN B. Smith Richard Hadley FRESHMEN . alph M. Anderson H. R. Burke George S. Hesse J. Frank Kramer J. Bruce McCulloch Raymond Ogier Wilbur Prichard Max R. Updegraff -3.17— T 1919 l S - l CdJ ftktiitei- 1 W appa W Harding Fiske Burr Van Decar McCreery Ginn Crawford Williams Smith Thorpe Branch Henkle Stocker Davis Wright Stone Richardson Murfin Kenncr Mead Coryell 0 Rourke j ( a m -S58— a 1B5 " l919;gg Founded at Jefferson College, 1852 MEMBERS IN CITY Silas M. Bryan J. L. Burn HAM DeAlbert Eiche C. W. Flansburg E. W. GUENZEL A. L. Haecker C. HiLDRETH H. G. Hough J. W. Korsmeyer C. F. Ladd R. O. Lahr G. Martin W. C. Mercer ]. C. Oberlies H. V. Reed W. G. Scott C. V. Traphagen Phillip Watkins E. L. Wilmeth R. Woodruff H. S. Wilson H. M. Hays Lynn Lloyd MEMBER IN FACULTY Prof. J. J. Ledwitii MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY SENIOR Lyman B. Mead JUNIORS Perr- - W . Branch Gaylord Davis Howard Murphin Floyd E. Wright George L. Stone SOPHOMORES Earle Coryell Elmer Henkle John D. Stocker H. C. Van Decar Edward G. Smith FRESHMEN Lionel Burr Bryce Crawford, Jr John Fike Amus Ginn Story Hareing Clinton Kenner Robert McCreery Kenneth O ' Rourke Wm. Richardson Maurice Williams ' 1 -359- ■qM W-191C) K CoaJtSskM-E ' M4 i Eappa Pf)i Hedge Robinson R. Matson Mortensen Pegler Van Auken Beatty R. Park Larson F. Park Stevens James McCandless Muller Simpson Rice M. Matson Liebendorfer Christenson Lewis Ford Mingus :«;ii lSfi 919igg if s i I i Eappa i)i Founded at Charleston University, ipof MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY SENIORS Roy B. Ford Harold H. Lewis Martin Matson Ralph Park Frank C. Park Leo. R. Beattie Reuben Claussen Walter E. Christenson JUNIORS Wm. S. Larson Harve Rice SOPHOMORES Ivan W. Hedge Kenneth McCandless Stoddard Robinson Clark Mingus FRESHMEN T. Lawrence James Reuben C. Matson John Van Auken Clifford Simpson Otto C. Muller Harry E. Stevens Harold E. Banta Carl Lessen hop Harold Pegler PLEDGES James L. Cornish Raymond D. Kepner Lyle M. Cornish SCI- G l T 1919 K r a b i " igma Ipfja Cpsiilon (gf Hawkins Godwin Wythers Gish Newton Noyes Peters Lear I ' ratt Reinhart Hildebrand Goodbrod Howard Harris Ludwig Trierweiler Swanson Noyes Hopkins Morcom Shaw Lyman Noyes —362— m: 9M i CM teaikei ' -E igma Ipfja Cpsfilon Founded at Alabama University, 1856 MEMBERS IN CITY Fred I. Archibald Newell H. Barnes Alfred W. Beckman Arthur H. Beckman Roy B. Crooks RoscoE B. Davidson Earl O. Eager Edwin J. Faulkner George W. Fawell Allen W. Field Fred Funke Barton L. Green Walter L. Greenslit Henry Arnold Grimm Thomas A. Leadley Albert L. Lahr Ralph W. Ludwick Ralph Minor Carl Moseley Glenn Moseley Arthur B. Ryans Everett B. Sawyer Chester H. Ward Robert H. Wilson Victor Jouvenaut Proctor Sawyer s. a. swanson MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY SENIORS Halsey C. Noyes E. Bailey Morcom Laurence C. Noyes HiLAND Noyes Glenn W. Hopkins Pai ' l G. Ludwick JUNIORS Gerald E. Pratt Lawrence I. Shaw SOPHOMORES Carl M. Howard William D. Lear William Roy Lyman George W. Newton Eugene H. Wray Clarence H. Swanson Arden W. Godin FRESHMEN Herbert Gish Norman Goodbroad William Donald Harris Kenneth ]. Hawkins Dale Reinhardt Roy G. Trierweiler Roy S. Wythers PLEDGES A. T. Peters Earl Hildebrandt -363— i ' Tlig " l919;gg m igma Cf)i A. Deutsch Harrison Reed A. Brown Faytinger Grainger Whitcomb Gildersleeve Mollring Pegler Moran Main Jones C. Brown Ely Mockett F. Deutsch Fitzgerald 61 m mM igma Cfji Founded at Miami University, i8§§ Hamlin C. Eddy Myron E. Wheeler Byron W. Marsh Frederick Shepard Paul F. Clark Wm. E. Hardy John H. Mockett Henry A. Shannon George E. Condra George H. Risser James E. Stevens John M. Nelson Carl F. Steckelberg Orville J. Fee Dan Prou MEMBERS IN CITY Frank M. Millson Wm. J. D. Steckelberg loHN C. Curran Harry E. Flansburg Bruce Fullerton John M. Haberle RuRNHAM O. Campbell Glen Fordyce Frank S. Proudfit Percy C. Proudfit James L. Brown Wm. S. Proudfit James R. Ervvin Hubert Y. Holben DFiT Robert E. Gerald D. Woodruff Arthur C. Chace Paul M. Dennis Elliott B. Allen Don a. Chapin Harry K. Grainger Sidney L. Pearce Edmund N. O ' Shea Che.ster E. Acer Dan Cheney Howard Freeman Howard O. Harvey George E. Proudfit Edgar C. Westervelt Chapin MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY SENIORS Karl C. Brown Wm. K. Fitzgerald JUNIORS Glen A. Ely Hays M. Main Frederick M. Deutsch Edwin F. Moran SOPHOMORES Ralph E. Mockett Donald Whitcomb Frank Faytinger FRESHMEN Don D. Gildersleeve Alfred P. Deutsch Ernest B. Grainger Edwin F. Mollring PLEDGES Wm. H. Harrisson Paul A. Reed Donald Pegler Russell Meyers Carl M. Aldrich, Jr. —265— a T g-19l9 , c I Co iSSSkeri m igma Mn ■ la W. Munn Krahulik M. Munn Lake Pairnns T Mflflfpy Hoooer Ohde Landale Bowen Bcckt-r Petree H. Brehm W. Mackey Hamilton R. Brehni Peterson Starrett — 361!— « 9 9i 1. igma J u Founded at Virginia Military Institute, i86p MEMBERS IN CITY Orville a. Buerstetta Thomas W. Burtch Nahum E. Butcher Earl H. Carothers Louis R. Cook Francis E. Dinsmore Arthur A. Dobson Vincent E. Elseffer Leslie G. Drake roswell s. Calvin A. Emery Karl P. Frederick Hugh V. Harlan Robert L. Holyoke Ernest F. Kenny Ralph S. Mosely Wayne E. Munn Thomas S. Risser Robert O. Vernon Weeks MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY SENIORS Harold E. Brehm William Mackey Ralph C. Brehm Edward M. Miller Leon S. Hamilton JUNIORS Leo F. Petree Melville H. Taylor T. ' incent Starrett SOPHOMORES Lambert Krahulik Jack Landale Wade F. Munn John J. Ohde Clarence U. Parsons Glen W. Rodwell FRESHMEN Benjamin T. Lake Mohtf. 1 Hujun Thomas Mackey PLEDGES Leo Beckard Guy Bovven Byron Hooper Verne Moore -367— -q: ] Tfi l919 ;8g I CM faxskei- igma f)i €ps!iIon " i2 Van Home Harper flrubb D. Bedell Zink Bell Pickering Putman D. Johnson Holahan Costello Bennett Harris Isham Graf Campbell Hoffman W. Johnson Russell Holt Pickett Hellner Inbody Luckey Gardner H. Bedell Marshall Saxton -368— i 1 I el rs ims it y igma i)i €ps!ilon founded at Virginia University, ipoi MEMBERS IN CITY Vernon D. Andrews Clifford B. Scott Arthur Balis Richard V. Koupal Prof. Nels A. Bengtson Ernest T. VVohlenberg DoANE T. Pickering Clifford J. McKi mm ey Edward G. Albrecht MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY SENIORS ■ Ar.RAM E. Bennett William M. Holt Roy M. In body Lester Wishart Gayle V. Grubb JUNIORS Emil F. Luckey Fred N. Hellner John C. Pickett Payson D. Marshall Arthur W. Walker Leonard L. Leach Edwin T. Hoffman FRESHMEN Howard H. Bennett Dwight Bedell Phil R. Costello John W. Holahan Harry E. Harris Walter R. Johnson Alford L. Isham Robert C. Russell Myron L. Van Horne Edward Zink PLEDGES Arthur Graf William Putnam —369— eFiSTiQiQ ;g |, CamfaSskei-J I Jfarm oujfe Hedges Carpenter Seidel H. Smith Lambert Fishback Killian Yates Canady M. Smith Atkinson Kockie Ingersoll Kelly Chri ' .cnccn Eorcherding Skinner Mickel i I .IV; , I i ' I ® " 7 i -370— CahSfcuslcGi- ; Jf arm ousfe Founded at Nebraska University, ipii MEMBERS IN CITY C. W. PuGSLEY R. E. Holland A. W. Ingersoll a. G. George M. B. PossoN R. W. Carpenter W H. Eller Noel Rhodes ' . MEMBERS IN FACULTY Dean E. A. Burnett L. T. Skinner Prof. W. W. Burr O. W. Sjogren Prof. H. B. Pier I. D. Wood Prof. L. W. Chase W. A. Rockie Prof. R. F. Howard C. E. Mickel MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY SENIORS Fred R. Kelly Charles J. Killian Earl E. Borcherding JUNIORS Claude H. Canady Chris L. Christensen M. V. Kappius Paul E. Seidel Harry H. Smith Earl J. Yates SOPHOMORES Charles E. Atkinson Harold Hedges W. V. Lambert PLEDGES E. A. Frericks Asa Hepperly LoYS F. Smith Robert W. Rice Kenneth A. Clark -371 ' 3 TlS t919 r wjg i PuSijneU (HuiHr f Roberts J. P. Peterson P. E. Peterson McBride Swanson Farrar Metzger A. Anderson Witnah Williams Rathkey Applegate Wilken Hinze H. Anderson Cowan Johnston Lindley Nelson Long Gravengaard Ross -372- e l Tfiri9l9| i w im Pusifjnell (fluab Founded at Nebraska University, 19 lo MEMBERS IN CITY Howard Colman Earl Starboard Claude Kinsman Kenneth Warner __j Roger Jenkins MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY SENIORS Harold Long Harry Anderson Otis Applegate Ray Cowen Albert Johnston Arnold Rathkey Leonard Nelson C. Kenneth Ross Paul Lindley JUNIORS H. P. Gravengaard Jay Buchta Arnold Wilken Scott Whitnah Walter Judd John P. Peterson SOPHOMORES Allan Anderson Guy Roberts Lyle McBride Roy Swanson Lawrence Metzger Burt Williams FRESHMEN Paul Peterson Carter Farrar PLEDGES Ansel Clayburn Ralph Russel Richard Meissner i :t. J Wi TfS 19l9 i Cd«iktfiioi-(E]S ii f)i Cf)i At wood Scoins Peterson Lutton Braz ' da Bodemer Brown Barron Graham Hughes Crowell Hugerley Taylor " Williamsoti Zarbaugh Nelson Jenson Neuquist Leninger Landemann Hille BJ i —374— W M r gi I m w cf)i Founded at Nebraska University, igiS MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY POST GRADUATE S. D. Brazda, a. B. JUNIORS H. S. AtWOOD W. VVlI.l.IAMSON E. E. Leininger SOPHOMORES H. Barron P. E. Landmann H. C. BODEMER D. J. LUTTON L. R. Crowi.ey F. a. Nelson R. W. HiLLE M. N. Newouist A. L. Jensen W. Taylor FRESHMEN D. F. Brown D. Hughes - R. W. Graham E. C. Peterson PLEDGES E. V. Allen A. Brazda C. H. Nelson B. Reed S- 1 i -375- i gFWS Q lG |j C l liaskei-| w Snterfratcrnttp Council PROF. R. D. SCOTT, Chairman ■ ACACIA WALTER BLU NK ALPHA SIGMA PHI W. D. BRYANS ALPHA TAU OMEGA ELMER SCHELLENBERG ALPHA THETA CHI STANLEY HENRY BETA THETA PI J. C. WRIGHT DELTA CHI CHESTER TRIMBLE DELTA TAU DELTA CLARENCE HALEY DELTA UPSILON R. R. MOODIE KAPPA SIGMA.. PARK THORNTON PHI DELTA THETA STEWART McDONALD PHI GAMMA DELTA J. O. NELSON PHI KAPPA PSI FLOYD WRIGHT PI KAPPA PHI ROY FORD SIGMA ALPHA EPSILON. .GLEN HOPKINS SIGMA CHI A. P. DEUTSCH SIGMA PHI EPSILON EMIL LUCKEY SIGMA NU WILLIAM MACKEY —376— 1 i -377— k: 9] »s I, CofSksSkei-i Catljoltc tubcntsi ' Club Ferris Dobisli Warner Mcliale O ' C ' onnell Schank Hunter Goehring Trant V. Murray Heckart Witherow Xoske L. Hand Leaky T. Ham! Boruch A. Murray Cirardot Sheehan ' ' o?e Kastl L nus Crowley I ' , ancis Crowley Mable Gibson IlsJier Moore Hoyt Hawke Margaret Morrisey Louise Kula Clara Kula (Jertrude Goera ' - ' Lillian Sharp Rutb Wacliter Agnes Barton Jeannette Doyle Gladys Plielan OFFICERS First Semester Second Semester Mein ' olf Kappius President Edwin Borucii Edwin Boruch Vice-P resident Lenus Crowley Anna Murray Secretary Anna Murray Philip Sheiian Treasurer Frances Hand Corresponding Secretary Alice Leahy In the winter of 1896 a few Catholic students organized a club, which is now known as the Catholic Students Association. The organization at Nebraska is a member of the national organization. The Catholic Students Assoc: ' ation of America, which was founded in 190c . The purpose of the club is to give students of the Catholic faith i.v opportunity for social intercourse and religious education. J —378— I G| tiS5 919Ec r w " Christian Science octetp fl Wolfe McCaniJIess Howes Tuttle Ileain OFFICERS Margaret Howes President Irma Wolfe Vice-President Georgia Tutti.e Secretary Kenneth McCandle-s. .Tre: surer George W. Hearn Reader The Christian Science Society of the University was organized in the fall of 1913 by a group of Christian Science students. Since then it has experienced a steady and remarkable growth. Meetings are held on the first and third Thursday evenings of each month in the Universitv Teir.|)le. -379- t i m Tiie l919 !i CffittteSskef Wcs Belian Ilitcrarp ocietp Wehr Faubel Keyes Steimkrause Michner MEN IN SERVICE West, Higgins, Snap, Sayer, Sargent, Chambers, Metzinger, BoYCE, Burns. Woods Janovasky Schank Switzer Stringow Savin Wolfendon Verchow Lawrence Egg ert Hibbs Bennett Switzer Lee V ' — 3S0- erwi :i n Cfjabron Club G. Braddock Beckwith Morrissey Schenck Sturdevant Burkett B. Braddock V. Kleinke Smith G. Kleinke The Chadron Club was first organized in 1917 by a number of enthusiastic members. On January 5 of this year, all student residents of Chadron again brought the club into being, electing as officers: Joel Burkitt President Viola Kleinke. .Vice-President Beatrice Schenck. . . .Secretary Hazel Beckwith .... Treasurer The purpose of the club, while primarily social, is to promote a closer friendship among those coming from Chadron, during their college life. • —381- ) TlS i9i9 K [ i earnep Club III) 1 Baugress Warner Claybourne A, Schott Hicks Berlin Remington McKeener Donnely Kirkpatrick VonBergen I. Ward Pool DeLong Strosser Johnston Kirk Kellogg Larson P. Warner Riley Stephens Tucker G. Roberts Color ong A star in the west where the gieen vallevs run. And the sweeping hills d.p to the p.a.n, Rise the gray storied walls of the home that we love Alma Mater we hail thee again, ' Neath the shade we have gazed over valley and plain. On the scenes that enrapture the eye. And our hearts thrill with pnde as the Blue and the Gold, Proudly floats aga.nst the evening sky. Oh proud be thy future, endr.rirg thy fame . ' Ks the years on swift current roll by Never d.mmed-lie the lustre that banner bespeaks That now floateth so proudly on h.gh. Thy tons and thy daughters for truth and the right Stand ever t.U t ' me shall grow old. Entwined ' round the h;arts with dear mimr ' ys chain.s The loved banner of Blue and of Gold. Then raise we our voces on pinions of song . lma Mater thy praises to sing. Through the years as they com ' and the years as th:y go May thy glories enduring ring. And the colors that stand for the Truth and the Worth Still float as the years are unrolled. And we ' ll cherish wherever we wander on earth Our loved banne,. ' ' of Blue and of Gold tune: Believe Me If . ' Ml Thoe Endearing Young Charms. —382- QM Tii i9i9 ;e( tliuin ' i Club Sitler Sitler Glen Pickwell Gayle Pickwell l t liainijti lain R. Chamberlain Gordon E. Jones R. Jones Dorothy Wolfe F. Wolfe V. Berqiiist E. Pierce L. Pierce Mice Crawford Alma Crawford A. Bossmeyer Earl Miller OFFICERS Gayle and Glenn I ' ickwick. .President Elsa and Louise Fierce. .Vice-President Dorothy and Florence Wolfe. .Secretary Ruth and Esther Jones Treasurer The presence of an unusual number of twins on the campus of the University of Nebraska led to the organization of the Twins ' Club in the fall of 1916. This unique club has grown from an original membership of fifteen to the present number of twenty-eight Although purely social in character the Twins " Club has for the last two years supported a pair of French orphan twins. As a club they con- tributed to several other war activities. The size of the club is limited by fate. But those who by fortune or misfortune are twins are privileged to enjoy membership in this most exclusive of clubs. -3S3- Wr m W m allabian Hilling Wilson F. Caldwell Lowry A. Buchta Freeman Nettleton E. Jones R. Jones E. Caldwell Allen Sturdevant Kingig E. Adams Stahl Taylor Palladian, Nebraska ' s oldest social group, was organized in October, 1871, a week after the University first opened its doors. It might very properly be called the " Big Sister " of all the societies which have since flourished on the campus, from Phi Beta Kappa to the Golden Fleece. There are Palladians scattered all over the world. They include three Chinese missionaries, civil engineers in South America and India, college professors in Hawaii and Turkey, a Boy ' s -Work director in India, and a judge in Shanghai, to say nothing of soldiers in France, Germany and Russia. Palladian stands for the best in college life, for loyalty toward the school and the group, for activity in both, and for fellowships unspoiled by sentimentality. Like other university societies, Palladian has had to spend most of this year in recovering from the shock of the war. We have had time, however, to develop a male quartet and an orchestra worth listening to. The " freshmen, " who outnumber the old members three to one, are show- ing their nettle, and we expect great things from them in the years to come. I -3S4— a TfS t9l9; ' £? m CoHSteiSkpi- m allabtan Christenson Buchta Twarling Zrust Judd Rodenwall Lewis High Seabury Jones Sherwin Smith Aker Reckmyer Warner Carr Adams Wessel Buchta Swanson Flood Cook Cowley Fogg Dickenson Hartley A. Swenson Mrs. A. Swenson Urbach Majors Polk D. Slater J5 ( — S85— r ■ T 1919 CofiiteailQ IGf Winion Hiterarp ocietp m ,_«:,i — : . Peterson Wing Carson Acton Hinze Reynalds Gustafson Peterson Oswald Metzger OFFICERS 1918-1919 First Term Second Term President Genfaieve Bechter Fred Oswald Vice-President Fred Oswald Paxsv Reed Secretary Gladys Warner Harry Diamond Treasurer J. P. Peterson J. P. Peterson Goke Farrar Diamond Dye Rathkey Third Term Rosa Broadhagen Harry Diamond Beatrice Schenck J. P. Peterson C ] m l« 1919 jg e )S m M Wc y " Mnion I.tterarj ' ocietp Warner ;vvis Jen.scn Krough Conrad Wing Schenck Staton Berry Everts Stanton Berry Everts Moritz Read Becliter Rohrhangh Brodhagen Castle The Union Literary Society was organized in 1876 for the purpose of furthering opportunities by which University students could meet each other in a social way ; and through this intercourse broaden themselves in many ways. Each member makes use of his talents by assisting in the programs which are given at each weekly meeting. There are various things which occur each year in the Union circle. Among these are the banquets, the boys ' and girls ' programs, the new mem- bers ' program, a trip to the caves and a picnic at Crete as the crowning event of the year. a p m i Mi fl f ■ 1 K ' —■-J H WL «i. ' j-? B Wk J ' ' 1 il 1 P.- Pi 1 km M flr r WW P ' 1 ' fl fe Iv Lm p tefl l_, fc V 1 MjH ■ ' ,| i xjjk P Vh 1 9 w Hj H PP H p H W gj ' ?19K i P 1 wm VM ilA i jS ? ym igB I M _ K [:2j 1 ■ i V-J -JBi In II 1(1 ' i. iW. C. . Cabinet Brownell Lundeen Cowen Christenson Slater Urbach Judd Ilintze Johnson ell[ 9i9j t Co teaskoi ' f m f. W, C. a Cabinet Black Weatherald Reed Barstow Kendall Doty McCorkindale Freeman Mackprang Stuff Brownell Gamble Welch Minor Hutton Waters -389— M Coi ife ei-lEa rof, arfea rbfeoba Head of the Department of Slavonic Languages and Literature. She is sponsor of the Komen ky Klub, by whose efforts the Nebraska Chapter was organized. At present she is on a leave of absence. i t -390— m M I Coiatei5fcM-|9] g i Momtmkv Mnh V _ . Kouba Slama Vogeltanz Janovsky Benes Vlasak Votapka Dokes Vanek Sukovaty Pospisil Zrust Kastl Kokes OFFICERS Josephine Zrust President Arnost Sukovaty Vice-President Rose Kastl Secretary Edward Vogeltanz Treasurer Edward Kokes and Christina Slamo. .Sergeants-at-Arms Sarka B. Hrbkova Sponsor i —391— X ' G 1 1919 E£ I Cdi ftfetita i-l9 Senior 0ixW trbisorp Poarli Botkin Caldwell Klinl e Welsh Snethen Bechter ' Kohl Black Enochs Maryott Gamble i The Senior Girls ' Advisory Board was chosen last spring to sponsor the " Big Sister Movement. " It consists of six non-sorority senior girls and six Greeks. There are sixty-three additional advisors, making seventy- five " Big Sisters " to look after the interests of the 325 first-year girls. Each advisor has at least three little sisters, so that every freshman girl has someone to take a personal interest in her and the things wh ich con- cern her most, in campus life. The purpose of the advisors is to create the spirit of true friendships on the campus and to make lonesomeness among freshman girls a thing of the past. Jack Pettis Stuff Bechter Brownell Wilcox Breese Drayton Temple Kohl Bennett Morston The Woman ' s Self Government Association is an all-University girls ' organization. Its purpose is to offer an opportunity for a friendly, helpful fellowship among the women of the school ; to develop a feeling of mutual responsibility and a high regard for both liberty and order ; to be a medium by which the social standard of the university may be made and kept high; to foster the spirit of unity and loyalty, and to bring before its members subjects that are of special interest and importance to college women. OFFICERS Katherine Kohl President Elinor Bennett. . Vice-President Alice Temple Secretary Marjorie Barstow Treasurer EXECUTIVE BOARD Gwendolyn Drayton, True Jack, Genevieve Bechter, Dorothy Pettis Fae Breese, Florence Wilcox, Grace Stuff —393— " iii . II nj a Cfjc ®nib£r£(itp Wttk sgoctation I Hellner, Asst. Mgr. Stephens, Manager Koehler, Asst. Mgr. The purpose of University Week is to bring to the people of the state a first-hand knowledge of the University; to show the taxpayers what sort of young people really make up the great school ; to give a compact idea of University life and activities by reproducing it on the stage; to take the University to the people. Executive Committeee of the University Week Association. Paul Dobson, President T. A. Williams, Secretary Amanda Heppner Joseph Alexis Katherine Kohl Hannah McCorkindale Katherine Newbranch Wilson Bryans Dwight Kirsch The University Week Association is composed of thirteen members of the faculty, the thirteen members of the Black Masque and the thirteen members of the Innocents. The business managers are chosen each year by the executive committee of the association. —394— ■m TfS-1919iEc !i i Bntijersttp Wttk 1919 ®rip 9pril 2 to 5 moM « e " • " e oS Nations THVJRsp , Chorus The V3nWersUyJ f voices The »---, Thirty The )nW««SirHouse " ■ •. _ roApt Band .. WEDNESDAY, APRIL 2nd. Professor Guernsey Jones " The League of Nations " THURSDAY, APRIL 3rd. The Cadet Band America ' s Greatest College Band FRIDAY, APRIL 4th. The University Chorus Composed of Thirty Voices SATURDAY, APRIL 5tli. The University Players " The Man On The Box " Cade C " - ' " - ' - " • " •s Orea,esrc„„ . , ' " ■» " " Ri.h, ATTRACTIONS: LECTURERS : Capt. C. J. Frankforter. . " Chemical Warfare " Dr. Guernsey Jones.. " The League of Nations " Dr. J. E. LeRossignol " Bolshevism " The University Cadet Band The University Players The University Chorus Towns Visited Geneva : April 2, 3, 4 and 5. Superior: April 2, 3, 4 and 5. Red Cloud : April 2, 3, 4 and 5. 395— !i Cd kSskiMr a Theiir p xi-s axz acted and f Kelt Iin« are i ad, Tiiek entraxices aaxiescifa aad. tliellxe " TAal- sKotie so vivil Wixi fiie fise and iall Qriiie i two rtdittS-vaJU fof i Keiuis done Atii-unfo us remain inxt ttvetn-orie.? Qf scenes |3nan.i ' d5mi and oFvaiiiAecL it)m 5. . . L floril., each, to the tfd etii Dies not iorevci ; ifkey Aall speak cuWiv IWici ' evei ' men voice free otn tlwikall iriove In evety aefea by riw eoasiiess inspired) Atvi 111 ilic Great Asye siiicftt tW skall e. As lutiidn 5i-a-r5 in. Imlte apocatypse.,. ::s:: —396- TlE-1919 1 I, CotSkSsher Z1)t osfmet Elut) t m m . 0 -■ e. Shaw Trimble Harley Ellerbrock Harvey Hopkins Branch Smith dilUIan Wenger Dobson Junge Krause Schellenberg Pettis Moodie Van De Car Triplett Wright Gerhart Thomas Folsom Brown Schroeder OFFICERS Glenn W. Hopkins President Richard L. Triplett. .Vice-President James B. Harley. .Secretary-Treasurer MEMBERS IN UNIVERSITY Robert S. Wenger Harold L. Gerhart James B. Harley Robert R. Moodie Charles A. Gillilan John C. Wright Karl C. Brown Richard L. Triplett Paul A. Dobson WiLLARD M. Folsom Glenn W. Hopkins Lawrence I. Shaw Carl Lau Junge Orville L. Ellerbrock George H. Harvey Elmer H. Schellenberg Alex R. Krause Don L. Pettis Herman H. Thomas Perry W. Branch RoLLiN B. Smith Callaway H. Van De Car Herman G. Schroeder Chester Trimble —397— 3 1[1S 919 ES © ' C t!L )t tubent IPoIuntecr iBanb Urbach Boyd Mrs. Pier Judd Bratt Grove Pool Maynard Hilscher Thomas The Nebraska University Student Volunteer Band is a Uranch of the great or- ganization composed of similar groups in all the colleges and universities of North America. Its members are looking forward to active missionary .service in foreign lands. It is interdenominational in scope, and has for its aim the uplift of the unfortunate peoples of the world. Never before have opportunities been so numerous and alluring. Not only every phase of educational and medical work are demanded, but agriculture, engineering and forestry. Most important, however, is the evangelization of the world, which requires evangelists and Y. M. C. A. and Y. W. C. A. secretaries. Trained specialists and experienced men and women are becoming leaders by answering these urgent calls. They believe in world democracy and plan to inculcate its principles. Vice-President Fairbanks made the statement that a well equipped mission sta- tion is worth a whole fleet of war ships in preservation oi the peace of the world, which was substantiated by Rear-Admiral Mayo of the U. S. Navy. Out of thirteen members of our branch organization, three expect to sail this fall, Mr. and Mrs. Stanhope Pier, for Japan in the interest of the Y. M. C. A., and Nelda L. Grove who goes to Korea to engage in educational work. (2 —398- m 1B5M919S : !l —899- e | THe QlQ ics t k r m 1 1919 Cornftusfeer H " ] ROBERT S. WENGER Editor-in-Chief NEIL T. CHADDERDON Business Manager Cbitorial taff Senior Managing Editor Dwight Kirsch Art Editor Junior Managing Editor Harold Gerhart ' Editor-in-Chief Elect Military Glen W. Hopkins Traditions Wilma Winter Gaylord Davis Katherine Brenke Athletics Cable Jackson D. V. Stephens Patricia Maloney Organizations Helen Curtice Richard Hadley Charles Gillilan Elizabeth Schribner Satire Oswald Black Sadie French Gayle V. Grubb Art Assistants Kennetha Thomas Harold Stoa la -400— a TfiF-1919;gg i 1919 Cornfjusfeer McCulIogh Patty Brenke Gerhart Winter Hadley Davis Gillilan Chadderdon Bowen Newton Maloney Wenger Lake Black Hooper Cassidy Kirsch Finch Stoa Hopkins Assistant Business Manager Frank Patty Business Manager Elect Freshman Assistant Guy Bowen Jfresiljman €bitors! A new custom was started this year of picking six freshmen to work on the Cornhusker stafif, with the idea that one of them would become editor-in-chief in his senior year. Thus with four years ' experience, they will be more familiar with the work and will be able to put out a better Cornhusker because of the knowledge they have gained. Of the six freshmen, Bruce McCullough, Morley Cassidy, Mark Hooper, Benjamin Lake, Sago Ross and Leonard Cowley, all of whom have worked very well, I am glad to recommend : Morley Cassidy, Benjamin Lake, and Sago Ross, who have shown themselves to be more dependable and better fitted for this position. !l tf] —401— 1) CafSkaikei-E CO. i;f)e Bail? £thvaiUn The Daily Nebraskan rt, it. r . rr;u. ENGINEERS ' NIGHT ■ TO GO ON RECORD THIIII](-J(INE SENIORS ELECTED TO IN PHI BETA KAPPA Hardy Black Wilkin Slater Cowley Withers Herzing Maloney Finch Henninger Brenke Landale Giltner Kline Newbranch Davis Howe Murfin Jfirsit Semester EDITORIAL STAFF Katharine Newbranch Editor-in-Chief Gaylord Davis Managing Editor Helen Howe Associate Editor Howard Murfin Neivs Editor Jack Landale Neivs Editor Oswald Black Sports Editor Helen Giltner Society Editor BUSINESS STAFF Glen H. Gardner Business Manager Roy Wythers Assistant Business Manager —402— a ' qM tii i9i9; CotSkb ker 1 ©Jje Bailp J efarasfean Haley Maloney Her zing McCandless ing Giltner Snyder Howe Henninger Hammond Wytliers Landale Davis Gardner Murfin EDITORIAL STAFF Gayi ord Davis Editor-in-Chief Howard Murfin Managing Editor Clarence Haley Neivs Editor Le Ross Hammond Neivs Editor Ruth Snyder Associate Editor Kenneth McCandless Sports Editor Helen Giltner Society Editor BUSINESS STAFF Glen H. Gardner Business Manager Roy Wythers Assistant Business Manager REPORTORIAL STAFF Patricia Maloney Gayle Vincent Gkubb Marian Henninger Story Harding Sadie Finch Edith Howe Mary Herzing Oswald Black Genevieve Loeb —403- m mM [ ! Hambba Cfjapter Theta Sigma Phi is an honorary and professional fraternity for women in the field of journalism. The Lambda chapter was installed at Nebraska in the year 1915. Since then twenty-seven women have had their names added to the chapter roll. Almost every member who has left the univer- sity has entered upon an active journalistic career: Of the Alumni: MoLLiE GiLMARTiN, ' 16 — Assistant city editor, Nebraska State Journal. Gertr ude McGee, ' 15 — Professor in University of South Dakota. Clara Dodds, ' 16— Society editor on Cheyenne Tribune. Ethel Arnold, ' 16 — On Nebraska State Journal for a year and is now Y. W. C. A. worker in Mexico. ViviENNE Holland, ' 18 — Society editor on Lincoln Daily Star. Eva Miller Grimes, ' 18 — Formerly reporter on Omaha World-Herald. Ruth Beecher Bryans, ' 19 — Formerly city editor Wayne Herald. Jean Burroughs, ' 18 — Formerly club editor, Lincoln Daily Star, now with the Curtis Publishing company. Fern Noble Fowle, ' 19 — Edited County Red Cross Magazine at Shoshone, Idaho. Eleanore Fogg, ' 19 — Now at Smith college. Elizabeth Brown, ' 20 — Society editor on Lincoln Daily Star during sum- mer of 1917. Now at Wellesley college. Of the Active Chapter: Helen Howe, ' 20 — Associate editor of Daily Nebraskan, Awgwan staft. Hariette Ashbrook, ' 20 — Assistant society editor Nebraska State Journal. Dorothy Colburn, ' 19 — Editor Woman ' s department, Nebraska State Jour- nal. Helen Dill, ' 19. • Ruth Snyder, ' 20 — Associate editor of Daily Nebraskan. Caroline Reed, ' 20 — Associate editor of Awgwan, reporter on Daily Ne- braskan, 1917-18. Katherine Newbranch, ' 19 — Editor Daily Nebraskan, 1918, Cornhusker staff, 1918. WiLMA Winter, ' 19 — Feature writer Lincoln Daily Star, Cornhusker staff, 1919. Alyne O ' Laughlin, ' 20 — Awgwan staff. Patricia Maloney, ' 20 — Daily Nebraskan staff, Cornhusker staff. Dorothy Doyle, ' 22. Sadie Finch, ' 20 — Daily Nebraskan staff, Cornhusker staff, Awgwan staff. Honorary: Professor Louise Pound. Professor Marguerite McPhee. ViNDA Hudson. —404— )S QM lg-1919 ,Kc I; Coi faisla? K TLamhha Chapter Ashbrook Finch Snyder Doyle Newbranch Keed Colburn Maloney ' ■ ' l Ilenninger Winter Howe O ' Laughlin —405- TgSL919 1 I, Ca kttslcei- igma BeltaCiji Sigma Delta Chi, national journalistic fraternity, is composed of men who have signified their intention to become journalists. This organization at the University of Nebraska, crystallizing its ideals of the national press, is made up of men who are fundamentally interested in the press and at the same time of men who have been most active in juornalistic lines at Nebraska. The fraternity is national, being supported by twenty-eight active chap- ters and two alumni chapters, including such notable schools as DePauw, Michigan, Purdue, Leland Stanford, Wisconsin and Grinnell. The organ- ization was ten years old on the seventeenth of April and is supported by such alumni as Albert Shaw, editor of Review of Reviews, and H. H. Windsor, publisher of Popular Mechanics and Cartoons. The purpose of Sigma Delta Chi at Nebraska is fundamentally to pro- mote the interests of journalism. However, they are the publishers of Awgwan, the Nebraska college comic, which is printed every month of the college year. The staff of this magazine is selected by members of Sigma Delta Chi and from members of this organization. Membership in the fra- ternity is by invitation and invitation is a natural result of efifort and energy put forth for the better interests of all school publications. The organization is exclusive, but only exclusive to those who have not portrayed an untiring efifort for the advancement of one of the greatest arts, journalism. Mtmhtva in igma JBtlta. Ctt Osw. LD Black Gaylord Davis Harold Gerhart Gayle Vincent Grubb Richard Hadi.ey F. DWIGHT KiRSCH Leon. rd Kline Jack Landale Howard Murfin Frank Patty DwiGHT P. Thomas Herman H. Thomas Harold J. Weeth Robert S. Wenger Arnold A. Wilken John C. Wright —406— ■m Tg-1919 ' ?!§i CoRJliBikei- E igma Belta Cfji Grubb Gerhart Kirsch Davis Wright Murfin Wilken Black Thomas Wenger Kline (Officers! Jf irgt entEgter R. S. Wenger President L. E. Kline Vice-President H. H. TiioiAAS. .Secretary-Treasiirey (Officers econb emesiter H. H. Thomas. . • President L. E. Kline Vice-President Gaylord Davis. .Secretary-Treasurer " G. -407— frit u i i i9i9 ;Kg Co jakSsker | togi n The College Comic Magazine of the University of Nebraska Published every month during the college year by Sigma Delta Chi Gibbs Grubb Murray Kirsch Reed O ' Laughlin Koehler Finch McMahon Thomas Gustin Black laff for 1918=1919 Herman H. Thomas Editor-in-Chief F. DwiGHT Kirsch Managing and Art Editor Harold J. Weeth Business Manager Oswald Black Associate Editor Carolyn Reed Associate Editor Sadie Finch Gayle Vince nt Grubb Donna Gustin Helen Howe Alyne O ' Laughlin Harold Stoa Fred Weller Eleanor Murray John Koehler Assistant Business Manager Byron J. McMahon Circulation Manager Walton Roberts Collector Anyone contributing regularly to Awgwan is placed on the Editorial Staff. J ( —408- m U . Plue Irint taff T : I » , fi Millar Wilson Radke Glebe Boruch McKenney Kauflfman Walker Dorenius Vincent E. Kauffman Editor-in-Chief Forrest McKenney Assistant Editor Arthur W. Walker Business Manager James C. Wilson Assistant Business Manager Arnold C. Rathke Circulation Manager The Blue Print, which is the official journal of the Engineering Society, is a semi-annual technical publication. In it are many articles of engineer- ing interest, an alumni record, and the doings of the college. -409- K l i: Cdfiikfi5fcoi-!E] g Agriculture = . ■ ' ' ' • J, k pWr irM fri Giililan Shepard Thomson Atkinson Hearn Seidell Cbitorial taff Leslie R. Thomson, ' 19 Editor-in-Chief J. R. Shepherd, ' 19 Associate Editor Paul E. Seidel, ' 20 Associate Editor Ida Carr, ' 20 Home Economics Editor Wm. R. Watson, ' 21 7V?wj Editor MANAGERIAL Geo. W. Hearn, ' 19 Business Manager Chas. Gillilan, ' 21 Assistant Business Manager H. Atkinson, ' 20 Circulation Manager Published monthly by the Agricultural Club of the University of Ne- braska, at the University Farm, for the purjjose of conveying to the farmers of Nebraska items of agricultural interest. O) —410— l Ji f S erT i i9i9 ;K.c —411— a is i9i9 (CoafeiW i relutre Fellow customers, it is with a feeling of hesitancy that we offer you this section, for we feel as though it signifies our last appearance. Should there be those among you who do npt feel that we have given you justice, name the alley and the weapons, and the reception committee will be glad to listen to your grievances. There may be puns and spasms of deep-seated wit which many would think had best been omitted. We cannot blame those who may so believe, for before we began this section, we, also, were human and chewed gum. But we have fallen, to the subtle ban of humor and have gone forward with never so much as a falter or a regard as to when we shall die. Our policy ' has been to leave the likes and dislikes to the subscribers, whom we have earnestly endeavored to protect. We have been gentle, to the point of martyrdom, in our treatment of the faculty, not because of back papers, semes- ter grades or because of the board of censors, but rather because there is that atom of love and reverence which will not die and which defies us to cast the stone of slander or gossip upon that body. We have striven in these dead columns to please the vanity of our subscribers and their love of notoriety and should there be those among you who should resent, it should be remembered that in our waste basket is a pile of material which had to deal with better folks than you and yet we spurned it. Why? Be- cause we are just to a fault and printed only that which we thought you would like and write and tell your mother about. The inside lights of college life are not easily obtainable, but we have spared no efforts and we shall introduce to you both the inside scandal and the outside gossip, but we do it with a fervent hope that what we say shall remain with the hearer and that you shall consume the content of the famous poem which we have printed upon the following page. Should there be any disciple of publicity whom we have omitted, we shall be glad to kneel on our bended knees and crave indulgence, for no man or woman is perfect, and we are composed of both men and women, of which a large majority expect to attend school elsewhere the coming year, for obvious reasons. We salute the board of censors. We hope that they will see the labor and the effort that we have squandered upon these pages rather than upon our mid- semesters. If you like it, boost it, and if you don ' t like it, compare it with the picture of the freshman class and you will eventually like it. With mallets toward none, we offer you this department of the Victory Annual — the Cornhusker of Cornhuskers. -412- e l Tfg-1919-.g »ii m I I It ' s funny when the world ' s so large That it can be so small ; That little things count heavy And the big ones not at all, That tho ' you thought you ' d covered Little sidesteps that you ' d done, The world ' s a soul of countless ears And it uses every one. What follows here is truth, not hearsay, Folly ' s price of jest, And yet a life counts nothing If it hasn ' t met a test. Scandal, gossip, truly the Assortment bends the shelf, Gi e ear — but may I ask that you Just " Keep it to yourself. " ' —413— a TiS " i9i9;Kg the 5liin yoix love to toucli i m Vff —414— 3 T JT lQio W li Cd nkmkor€9, OT i Funnier than Al Jolson More Clever than Harry Lauder $aul Hutfier IBobsion Weak-minded enough for the Delta Gammas This act has been refused by more booiting agencies than any other act in captivity BOOK ME BEFORE I GET MARRIED The Home of the Rouge that Won ' t Rub Off ilappa Peautp Jjop Collapsible Eyebrows Double Chins. .-. On or Oft Flap Ears . . Removed or Grown OUR NOSES in everybody ' s business RECOMMENDED by Amanda Heppner EVERY PERFORMER A STAR (In his o-wn estimation) " ON TO THE WORST " (Subject to change without notice) tlTije mi Wini aubebille Ijoto THE GREAT STRONG ARM ACT AMANDA AND CARL in University Uplift B LEON EMMONS AYLESWORTH in The World ' s Longest Monologue PAUL DOBSON AND THE DELTA GAMMA GIRLS (Note — This act is pathetic) C " The Light That Lies in Woman ' s Eyes " by MILDRED BOWERS AND THE PI PHI ' S " IN AGAIN— OUT AGAIN " Written by l at Maloney Directed by I ' at Maloney Staged by Pat Maloney Plaved by Pat Maloney D WALTER BLUNK and his AUSTRALIAN FLEA HOUNDS The World ' s Greatest Aerial Act " Up in the Air " bv LEONARD KLINE " omt Cconomicallp peafeing " OR THE UNIVERSITY AS TRANSLATED BY A CHEF SALTED NUTS (Bushnell Guild) PUREE OF TOMATO SOUP (A La Cable Jackson) HALF BAKED SPUDS (Pat Maloney) JUNE PEAS (Sarah Risdon) ASPARAGUS TIPS (Get them of Blunk) NEAPOLITAN ICE CREAM (Amanda ' s painted ladies) COFFEE CIGARS (Note — The word " Cigars " on this bill means nothing. They were stolen by the Kappa Sigs before time for service, and with the cigars went the meaning of the word so far as this bill is concerned.) q1 t i919 ; ' :: Ei)t W.m oi tljc Jfootltsfjtsi Say, I got one on old " Dobbie " to tell you. You don ' t know " Dobbie? " Well, he isn ' t very well known around this here school — he ' s never done much exceptin ' to play football a bit, and to wrestle a little, and to buy diamond rings with thirty-seven stones, and to run the " N " club, and a few little things like that, but now he ' s well on the road to fame by the musical comedy route. Sing? Boy, that Dobson has a voice that would make any bird that ever had wings shed his feathers from sheer envy ! Well, as I said, he ' s busted into opery. It seems as how them Delta Gamma girls, what live in the white stucco house down there on Fourteenth street, de- cided to earn some kale for the Belgian Babies, and they figgered as how they ' re a pretty keen-looking bunch, and that they could rake in more cash by putting on a song and dance act for the admirin ' public than any other way. Then they figgered as how they needed a man to sing with them, and after a long and heated conflab, they decided to ask " Dobbie. " Now, " Dobbie " is sort of violet-like, modest and unassuming, and he was not at all enamored of the idea of becoming the matinee idol of the town, but the dear sisters were undaunted. On bended knees, they implored him to lend his vocal efforts and charming presence to the scene, telling him that they always thought of him as a brother (I don ' t know why) and that it was his duty. " Dobbie " did. Yeah, you know he did, and you should have seen him — dress suit, and listen, Mandy, " Dobbie " had rouge on him, all over his cheeks, and lots of bluish stuff around his eyes — he was enough to make Miss Conklin ' s heart go flop. Sing? Gee whiz, but he sang, and all of those twelve pretty and versatile Delta Gammas around him ; well ! ! ! ! ! And those girls ! Never to my dying day will I forget the way old Kath and that Harrington girl, and she that goes with Glen Hopkins, and the rest of the gang danced and sang. The Winter Garden had nothin ' on the Rialto in those days. The Alpha Sig ' s all sat on the front row. They told me it was to make " Dobbie " know that his friends would stick by him no matter what he did — but after I saw that show — and I had to sit in the back row — I guess " Dobbie " wasn ' t the only reason that they did ! -416— I Cofifeil lg] Remember how different were the Heaven and Hell our mothers used to tell us about? Well, she didn ' t have a monopoly on such ideas; just look at the stellar lights on our campus. Well, now, Walter Blunk, for an example of the difference of opinions as to the con- ception of Heaven. Walter thinks that Heaven is the final reward for those who, during their stay down here among the wicked, directed the world (trafficly speaking) either to the left or to the right — a sort of a huge ball game in which he is the pitcher, catcher, the infield, the outfield, the ticket seller and taker, the guy who peddles the pop and brick ice cream, parks the autos and chases the foul balls. Well, that ain ' t no job for Walter, because somebody has got to write the press account, and if he don ' t do it, then it ain ' t Heaven. And now comes our old friend of the unadvised and undecided women — Ernie Graves. Dear Ernie, how the women love to hear him give to them the advice which he can so truthfully give because it was this same advice which wrecked Ernie ' s life when he was still young. Now we shall pass on to the Pi Phis, whose idea of Heaven is a place where there are no house rules and where they are allowed to entertain their fellers out on the front verandy until way after ten-thirty and the bats have given wing, as it were. I know how hard it is for a few of the dear girls to say : " Lemuel, though I would rather have my tonsils taken out than to tell you this, it ' s after ten-thirty, and the rules say that all gentleman callers shall be looking for their hat at about a quarter after ten, so as to be two blocks nearer home when the clock on the mantle cuckoos. " The down-rightedest idea of Heaven comes from the Phi Psis. Now the Phi Psis are perhaps the keenest gang in school. Not that I say this because of activities or ac- tions, but because they admit it themselves. Now, can you imagine their idea of Heaven? Well, the truth about it, just between you and I, is they look at Heaven as sort of a town or city in which the mayor, city council, police force and important offices are held by the Phi Psis. You see what I mean? A kind of " The world is mine " place, and well — you know what I mean. But the sad part of this eulogy is seen from the vision of the Beta ' s. You see, the Betas were hard hit by the call of old man war, and we respect ' em for that but regard- less, they have an idea of Heaven that cannot be left from this here scribble of the quill (that was well stated, wasn ' t it, George?) Well, the Beta ' s idear of Heaven is a chapter with a charter and a house in which all the radiators from the basement to the attic are all het up and there is more than one bed and where there is a house table with food for every meal instead of meal tickets at Nick ' s chili parlor on Fourteenth and O. That ' s them as they is, folks, the important decisions of various parties on the con- ception of Heaven each in their own words and, of course, it ain ' t my place to say anything i —417— rr isM CoS Sfeaikei- about what has already been said, yet I will say that I think these ideas of Heaven ain ' t legal, inasmuch as St. Peter, who stands there with enough keys to unlock all the prisons in the world, wouldn ' t accept them as passin ' , but I have writ and I cannot detract what is writ, so, good friends, take counsel and endeavor to see the true light of these prejudiced decisions. Although these ideas probably wouldn ' t pass old St. Peter ' s censor, they are really no farther apart than the various campus ideas of the place where there is fire and water and all the inhabitants work overtime. For instance, look at Leonard Kline, so long a Bushnell Guild celebrity and now a Phi Delt back number. His idea of Hell, " From what I hear. " is where he has opposition in every political campaign, and the opposition always wins, so he sayeth. Or Frances Bartlett, who, intimately speaking, rates himself as about the slickest slicker with the women that ever inhaled Nick ' s greasy chili. Bart has Hell figured out as- a place where there are no women to take him to the " Sun, " let him chew the Literary Digest a while in the parlor and ask him to come out again next month. And so we could go on and tell others — but what ' s the use? We will simply say like the brakeman on the soda fountain — " What ' s Your ' s? " We may boast Nebraska ' s men who fought the Hun, These men, so praised, deserve it, every one ; But curly heads brave many kinds of curls. And — there ' s quite a bit oi credit due the girls. MY FAVORITE BOOK " Jim Jam Jems " Amanda Heppner " Love ' s Labor Lost " Sarah Risdon " How to Reduce " Prof. Grumann " Unabridged Dictionary " Dr. Condra " Dear Mable " Prof. Scott " How to Be Happy Though Married " Herman Schroder " A Maiden ' s Prayer " Ruth Hutton " Snappy Stories " Dean R. Leland " The Light That Failed " . Kath Newbranch " The Yiddish Gazette " Prof. Fossler " How to Be a Man " Perry Branch " The Bible " Sigma Chi " A Man ' s Man " Helen Hewitt RED TAPE Or Getting a Voucher Through the Student Activities Office Jan. 1 — Claim submitted. Jan. 15 — Blunk finds claim in waste paper basket. Feb. 1 — Steno makes copy for files. Feb. 9 — Microscopic examination of claim by T. A. W. Feb. 35 — Discovers signature on claim to be genuine. Feb. 26 — Declares claim to be on paper of wrong color. Mar. 1 — Claimant must start all over again. Mar. 7 — Get night watchman ' s signature thereon. May 19 — Get Captain Frankfurter ' s O. K. Mav . ' 10 — Janitor approves Frankfurter ' s O. K. June 5 — Still getting signatures and O.K. ' s. Sept. 1 — T. A. states that claim will be paid in a few days. Dec. 1 — Claimant dies. Claim credited to general balance. " WHY I AM GREAT " " Pink Cheeks " Petey Bushnell " So Good Looking " Paul Dobson " Just Natural Ability " Leonard Kline " Numerous Trials " Walter Blunk " Born That Way " Kath Newbranch " Ragged from Youth " Gaylord Davis " My Car " John Charles Wright " Frances Whitmore " Kenneth Hawkins " Library Steps " Glen Hopkins " I Insisted " Pat Maloney " Suspected of Being Feminine " Helen Hewitt " Papa ' s Money " Ruth Bachelor Editor ' s Note — We know that this is rot- ten, but these people all paid good Amer- ican money and we have to mention their names some place. I —418— G •g l Tj5 " l9l9,8;g Ij CwmfesSkGi- 2. 3. 4. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. . . .Joint Presidents ENGBERG ' S FOURTEEN POINTS (With apologies to Woodrow Wilson) 1. am to be the big man. The University shall never run more than s6s days in the year. No formats shall run later than 7 p. m. No student shall flunk in any subject without giving me thirty days ' notice, in advance. All marriages between State Univer- sity students and those attending Ne- braska Wesleyan are hereby declared null and void. (Harold Long, At- tention.) I shall select the Innocents. I shall appoint the Iron Sphinx. I shall choose the Silver Serpents. I shall nominate the Valkyries. Bushnell Guilds shall smoke Camels. The garbage piles on the new campus are to be a strictly school affair. I shall name the Black .Masques. The new Gym must be completed by 1965. Leonard Kline must graduate this year. BACHELORS ' CLUB Kenneth Hawkins ] Glen Hopkins ' Perry Branch J Ed Bush Vice-President Stan Henry Treasurer Ike Smith ] Bob Moodie „ ,,,-,• Floyd Paynter Board of Directors John Charles Wright J Members solicited. The idea of joining the club is to show your last gasp of inde- pendence before being hog tied by a blush- ing, strong arm bride. The chief pastime is talking about the only girl and giving each other courage. (At the last moment word was received from Marion Thrush that Stan Henry had never qualified and that she had accepted Caldwell.) WIND JAMMER ' S CLUB (No Small Sea Breeze, Either) Leonard Kline Chief Jam. Walter Blunk Assistant Jam. Merlin Springer The Rest of the Jam. Executive Committee Kline, Blunk, Springer Membership Committee Springer, Kline, Blunk Social Committee. . .Blunk, Springer, Kline All Other Committees Ditto Club Flower Dandelion Club Song " My. How Good We Are " ( " Blow, blow, blow. Club Motto ■{ We will show the Uni [ The only way to go. " Nick Names (Do Not) Encourage Substitutions UNIVERSITY NON-PARTISAN LEAGUE (Alias, The Iron Sphinx) " Organized by, for and with those who get a job which ever way the election goes. " Editor ' s Note — These men have broken faith with the Editor and, after having this space reserved, they have refused to pay their money, so we refuse to print their names. —419— [ ONE REAL. THRILLER " THU F0R5AKEM PRICNO " 1 -Y -p o BY WORDS OF WAR " Strict Accountability. " — Stuaent Activity Office " Scraps of Paper. " — Formal Bids. " Watchful Waiting. " —The Gang on the Library Steps " For Humanity. " — Tri Delts. " Exempted. " — Alpha Xi Delta. " War Brides. " — Alpha Phis. " Fright fulness. " — Final Examinations. THE DAILY WEATHER REPORT On the Library Steps Windy In Engberg ' s Office Very Hot Chancellor ' s Office Changeable Law School Stormy Moon Rises 9 :19 A. M. Stan Henry Goes Home 9:21 A. M. HORRORS OF WAR The scratches left by those shoulder bars. The scarcity of toothpicks. Second lieutenants. Kappa Sigma ' s kindergarten. " Sororities, sororities, everywhere, but not a single man. " Alpha O ' s service flag. Beta ' s without a house. Pool halls without the Betas. War tax. V. M. C. A. cigarettes. Comfort kits. Those socks that sister knitted. Pi Kappa Phi. (It is a shame to blame this on to the war. H the kaiser had known this last noted condition would have been laid at his door, we doubt if he would ever have started a war.) ODE TO JOE DOUGHERTY Once on a time, a Phi Gam man, Was asked to a Kappa tea. And he was just as men always are, As pleased as he could be. And he was a man who had always bragged That nothing could make him quail ; And that a summons from the Dean Would not even turn him pale. In football he was simply great — He always took tickets at the gate — But he never thought that he would be At a Kappa Kappa Gamma tea, The only, only man. When the day arrived, he dressed him- self. In a way both fine and neat. And with a rose in his buttonhole, Tripped blithely down R street. Now, all you Uni men beware ! If you ever get a bid. To a Kappa tea, be sure and see If any other did. Do you think that you could face the fate Into which our hero ran. And be among some forty girls. The onlv. only man? [QJP Qo.VN -- ' —420— I m Tfg " 1919 Coi fcaskei- £9] " KING ROLLIN THE FIRST " Listeners, this is not a fairy tale. This is the truth, s ' help me, Letty, about a feller right here in school who became so attached to the Alpha Phis that he felt the awful oppressiveness of being held down in the bunch when it was only just that he pay his dues and sit in the scandal sessions and have the privileges of full membership, so when it came time to outline the distribution of their Formal bids, why Ike was there with boots on, a pencil in his hand and a smile like a goldfish. Of course, I have never seen a goldfish smile, but the point is that Ike had a smile on his cognomen which was beautiful to behold, it was. Well, Ike took the situation in hand, so as to remove the worry from the girls ' hands, for he ' d been around considerable and seen a lot of life and was the very man to say what should be the course of action. Just as I have said many times before what I say here, I say as one man to another and I really would rather you keep it to yourself, because I told the party who knew about it and told the person who told me, that I wouldn ' t let it out because it didn ' t affect me and I like Ike well enough to kind of be mum about it. But the funny thing about the whole deal was the fact that Ike had the situation so well in hand that Joe Dougherty thought that he was the sponsor, see? Well, popular-like Joe got a bid, you know, and he sends his acceptance to Ike. See the point? He thinks that Ike is the mainspring of Alpha Phi. And, confidentially, Ike did feel at the time that Alpha Phi owed him a little bit for handling the affair, because he really handled it. Brother, he did nothin ' else but that, and I wouldn ' t be surprised if when the May Queen is selected that Ike, as King of the Alpha Phis, should be selected as King of the May for, though this is all hearsay on my part, they think he would make an admirable king. And, knowing Ike as I do, I feel safe in saying that he would, and yet at the same time I say this in a spirit of great friendliness and with the sole purpose of putting Ike out before the public eye, for as manipulator of the affairs elite I should feel warranted in putting a medal about his neck and showing him to the world as " King Rollin the First, who was the best Alpha Phi who ever hung around Kath Newbranch, " but at the same time, let me ask that what I have said here will go no farther than it has, although some- body like your mother or father or some close friends would keep it in its proper place. A FRAT MAN ' S WAIL Well do I remember the room where I was born, Where the sun came peeping in so early in the morn. As I sniffed the wholesome odor of the pancakes on the range ; But now I live in a Frat house, and Gosh ! What a change. I wake up now at seven-fifty by the old bedraggled clock. To make a wild and woolly scramble for my trousers and my socks. And hurl a dozen shoes, in the hope of swatting in the eye, The strong and rustic freshman who in- sists on singing " Dear Old Eata Beta Pie. " General Orders No. 23. — The Ser- geant-at-Arms of the U. S. Senate herewith directs Major Ch ase to " Sit down or get out. " Advertising Specialist (Self) Fusser Extraordinary (Anyone) EFFICIENCY MAN . V, ttiytm (The Man with the Heavy Line) Open for Offers " I bankrupted University Week in the shortest time known. I have been the head yeller around here since Heck was a pup. " AUTHOR OF " BULL " Animal or Otherwise Can Manage Anything (Except a Woman) You Know 1 Am Good II -421— m: 9M " till c k J toE Say, do you know Miss Heppner? Yeah, Mandy Heppner — Real nice lady, Mandy — rather set-like in her ideas, but pretty nice for all that. Now, she sort of figgers that beauty should come from within and not from without ; that is, she does not have much time for the brand of blushes that are applied with a brush from a can of Sherwin-William ' s red — which " covers the earth " and alsoa multitude of faces. Somehow, she has it doped out that the blushes of seven or eight of the sweet young things around here are of that variety. Funny, isn ' t it? Wonder why she doesn ' t test some of them with turpentine instead of soap and water. Maybe, nine or ten would respond to such treatment. And do you know, that there are one or two girls around here who pluck their eye-brows? S ' eah, that ' s what I said, they pluck ' em. You ' d never believe it, would you? Must be true, though, ' cause Mandy said so. She said they pluck ' em with Botany tweezers, if they can ' t find anything else, and that even some of the most bush-mannish eyebrows have diminished to finely penciled lines. Now, ain ' t that simply scandalous? An ' you know, Mandy isn ' t strong for this bareback stutf — no, I ' m not talking about circuses. I mean party dresses. She reckons that a party dress should fit close up under your chin, and that the sleeves should be long and awfully non-transparent. To tell you the truth, I don ' t quite get her idea — it seems to me that the war should have taught us the value of conservation, and where can you conserve in making a dress like that? She ' s all for these low- phys-ed heels, too. Now, just feature yourself trying to " shim- mie " in a pair of flat-heeled, silver — what would you call ' em? Not pumps, nor moccasins, either — in fact, I don ' t know what you would call the derned things — embellished tennis shoes, I guess ! I don ' t know where Mandy got all of these ideas. Must be caused by the approach of silver threads among the gold, and yet — don ' t tell anyone I told you this, for I wouldn ' t have it go back to her for worlds — I have heard from a very reliable source, that she puts her tresses up on kid-curlers every night ! ! ! —42a— ea -n i iats ♦i FAVORITE QUOTATIONS " On his own merits, modest men are dumb. " — Aylsworth. " Who ever loved that loved not at first sight. " — Herman Schroeder. " She changed her state, restless in her love as in her hate. " — Marion Thrush. " Then hasten to be drunk, the busi- ness of the day. " — Bushnell Guild. " Hear the Mellow wedding bells, GOLDEN bells. " — Kenneth Hawkins in favor of Frances Whitmore. " This maiden she lived with no other thought than to love and be loved. " — Pi Phis. " I wonder what fool it was that first invented kisses. " — Mildred Doyle. " Backward, turn backward. Oh, time in thy flight. Make me a child again just for tonight. " — Amanda Heppner. CLYDE SAYS My name is Johnson. I and Dean Engberg have an office in the Admin- istration Building. I advise the dean, and anyone else who may venture within our holy of holies. I answer the telephone, I squelch the rowdy boys and flippant girls who fain would lure excuses from the dean, I sharpen the dean ' s pencils, empty the dean ' s waste-basket, and sometimes brush up the floor a bit. The dean runs the school, and I, Johnson, run the dean. Although I bear not the name of dean, I AM the dean ! ! ! NOTICE The head librarian warns all stu- dents who have gum parked under the tables to call and get it at once, as the tables are to be moved, and it will be impossible to recognize the old chewing grounds. The faculty of the College of Agri- culture were stalled to read the fol- lowing news item in the paper : " Pro- fessor and Mrs. Myron H. Swenk have gone east on a very expensive wedding tour. " BITS OF INTEREST At a meeting of the University Sen- ate, it was decided that all professors should get t heir spring hair cut at once or suffer a fine. Although it was urged that many students would be unable to recognize their professors, the motion was carried by a majority of one. Some of the minority claim that undue pressure was exercised by representa- tives of the Barbers ' Union, and in- sist that there is nothing in the action taken that will prevent them from hav- ing their wife cut their hair as usual. HOW COULD YOU, BENNY? Not long ago, Carolyn and Benny went down town in Carolyn ' s Ford. Benny went into a store, leaving Caro- lyn in the car, but when he came out she was gone. To his excited inquir- ies, a man standing nearby replied, " Gee! I guess carburetor. " And that night, Benny would enter- tain the Sigma Nu brothers with the tale, and he told them that " Carbur must have ate her. " SOUL MATES THAT WAS ! ! This is Alice Temple. That, sitting beside her, is Guy Roberts. Time was when those two was thick ! Yeah, thick, is right; but times am changed since them happy days. You know, they aint as much as acquainted any more. Alice walks by Guy jes as if he was atmosphere. I don ' t know whether that ' s so awfully queer or not — Alice walks by lots of folks jes like as if they was mere air. Note — The " A " on Alice ' s waist stands for her tirst name — " Alice. " H —423- pi] P CdliikttskGt Write E arly Do It Now MOTHERS, ATTENTION Het |9our Pop tie a Eappa tsma i¥lan We Get Them Early Before Contam- ination. Then We Do It Ourselves All. the advantages of a real fraternity All our members tell how good we are Don ' t ask anyone else. All applications should be in before September 1st. Address All Comunlcatlons to Me. I Made this Fraternity What It Is Today H. ROSCOE ANDERSON Initiation Fee, $25.00 Payable in cash, advance, certified checks or potatoes MAN EATING A PERFECTO LONG LIVE THE QUEEN ! ! ! ' 5 " m;f— Room 208 of U hall. Time — 5 o ' clock Monday afternoon. Action — Fair Greek maidens gathering for Pan-Hel struggle. Much confusion of many voices. Girlish giggles. Miss Heppner and Miss McPhee enter unnoticed. The conversation waxes louder and louder. Suddenly the door opens, and one Miss Florence I. McGahey, Registrar of the University of Nebraska, and loyal alumna of Pi Beta Phi, enters. All becomes silent, and the maidens rise in homage to the Great Lady. She Speaks — " Be seated, lowly ones! " Miss McPhee (chairman of Pan-Hellenic) — " Oh, Sovereign Queen, we, your humble and adoring subjects, are here this afternoon, to submit for your august approval, the names of those girls which certain sororities wish to pledge at the next pledge day. " Miss McGahey — " Read the names to me. I shall consider their eligibility with- out prejudice or partiality. " Miss McPhee reads a number of names which the Supreme One majestically ratifies or vetoes as she sees fit. A few feeble objections from Miss Hepp- ner were instantly over-ruled. At length, a certain name is read, to which Her Mightiness responds that the girl ' s grades are excellent, and adds, " By the way, what sorority did you say that she was to pledge? Miss McPhee — " Kappa Alpha Theta. " Miss McGahey — " Theta! Let me see her grades again. No, she cannot pledge. Her grade in chemistry is only 88. I consider that a flunking grade in such a subject. Miss McPhee — " I crave your pardon, most Noble One, I was mistaken. The girl is desirous of pledging none but the great and glorious Pi Beta Phi. " Miss McGahey — " Pi Phi! Woman, do not make another such fatal mistake! When one considers the difficulty of chemi stry, 88 is a grade of which to be proud. I, myself, shall be delighted to pin the colors on such an intelli- gent girl. " Meeting adjourns. -424— Q 1 Tfiri919: ini--ii. -:i ..jLtk. i Cofni iske. if. m ; " John, John, the piper ' s son, Stole a pig and away he run. " So runs the old nursery rhyme, but times have changed since that was written, and now it reads, " John, John, the son of a gun. Stole a pig, but he hod to run! " At least, we heard he had to run pretty fast to catch that pig! Haven ' t you heard about it? Well, it was just like this. Once upon a time, John Fike and little " Babe " Crawford saw a pig ambling along Sixteenth street. No, we haven ' t the faintest idea how the pig happened to be strolling along Sixteenth street, but we ' re not at all surprised, since a lonely calf once mistook our campus for a pasture ! Anyway, the youths saw the pig, and straightway decided to capture it for the dear brothers. They approached the pig and spoke kind words to it, but it heeded them not, and increased its pace to a trot. Also John and " Babe. " The pig then started to run. Also John and " Babe. " Never was a pig so gifted with the power of locomotion as was that pig. It fairly burned up the earth. Also John and " Babe. " They sped across peoples ' lawns and porches, they bolted into startled pedestrians, and rushed madly in front of trolleys and cars. The fellows lost their breath but not the pig. On and on they sped ! Finally, they reached the vicinity of the State Farm, and there the poor pig swooned, and fell over in a piggish heap. The captors swooped down upon the wrecked pig. How should they get it home? John looked at " Babe, " and " Babe " looked at John. " Let ' s carry it, " says John. " All .right, " says " Babe. " However, the pig was heavy, and at the end of a block, they decided that it was not a bit of fun to carry it. " We should have a wheelbarrow, " says John. " That we should, " says " Babe. " And they got one. Now, we don ' t know exactly how they got that wheelbarrow, but we sort of have it figured out that they saw one in somebody ' s back yard, and that " Babe " went up to the house, and chatted with the lady therein, telling her he was taking subscriptions for " The Ladies ' Home Journal, " or something like that, while John spirited the wheelbarrow out of the back yard. We need not tell you about the trip back to the Phi Psi house. You can easily picture two weary youths pushing a wheelbarrow load of pig through the streets. After a time, the pig began to revive a bit, and to writhe about, necessitating the sacrifice of two gorgeous neckties, to be used as hand-cuffs, or perhaps we should say pigs ' -feet cuffs. And now the dear brothers are eating spare-ribs three times a day ! ! ! -425 L QUi Tg-191Q ' E CoHifaiSWE i Kz - V3» - | rzk . IRRESISTIBLE IMPULSES " To wear my Uniform " Carl Ford " To act like a Fraternity " Bushnell Guild " To Hang around the Ladies " Paul Dobson " To stutter " Joe Daugherty " To tell that Kind of stories " Lawrence Shaw " To wear that 1913 hat " Lum Doyle " To attract attention " Kappas " To look so manly " • Stan Henry " To get away so good " Cable Jackson " To Talk " Harold Long " To buy big Frat pins " Phi Kappa Phi " To cover a multitude of sins " Sorority Pin " To ask for his money back " Awgwan Subscriber " Rouge " Marge Temple " To look ashamed " One who pays real money for the Rag ( -426— G i T 5 " l919;Kg M I SOCIAL REVOLUTION MARKS NEW ERA FOR KAPPA CLUB DETAILS ON BIGGEST SCOOP OF THE DAY The most startling news of the day was the announcement of the new social policy of one of our leading sororities, in an interview had with the leading celebrity, Sunday night. Be it understood that by " leading " we mean that they lead up to various things as, sluffing, etc. But our star writer called upon the Kappas and had an interview with one of the sister- hood. Our reporteir knocked at the door and had to wait, as usual. We had happened to have paid the reporter his monthly wages, and he was rattling the four bits in his pocket. A shutter softly clicked in the door and an eye looked cautiously forth. Our reporter, having keen ears, heard the following conversation : " Well, it isn ' t a Delt because he has some money in his pocket ; it isn ' t a Phi Delt because he don ' t smell like Blue Bell hair tonic, and he isn ' t a Phi Gam because he waited to knock before coming in. " Immediately the Sigma Chi password escaped his lips, and the voice within was heard to say, " It ' s pro- fane, therefore, a Sigma Chi; run upstairs, Marion, and then come down to welcome him. " In half an hour or so the door opened, and with a gladsome smile and a " hello " that would make Caruso ashamed of himself, she bade our reporter a hearty welcome. After a few commonplace words, our reporter told her his unusual mission there. He told her that it was always our custom to give their organization space in our book. The hostess agreed heartily and invited him to sit down on the floor. After a few minutes she began her story. " In the days that have gone by we have been called ice bergs and our house a refriger- ator and have been accused of being very exclusive, " began Marion. " But this year, we have tried to outlive that, and, do you know, we succeeded so well that we are now afraid that we have become of the proletariat class, that we have sunk to the depths of Democ- racy. We started all right this year to overcome our past reputation, but, you see, the trouble is that we went too far. It was on this basis that we pledged the beautiful little Risser girl. She was beautiful yet she was very democratic. " Here, our reporter almost exploded but managed to keep his poise while she continued. " And so we thought that with a combination of the two that she would be about the most popular girl in school. We positively knew that she would lead all the dances and that she would be one of the leading beauties and that the only thing that would keep her from being May Queen would be the fact that she is a freshman. But, of course, she went too far; she allowed Phi Delts to go with her and even went so far as to date with a Phi Gam. Of course, this got out on us and you see the result. " We instructed our Alumni to put a pledge ribbon on every girl that was coming to school, and then if we didn ' t like he.r, we could tell her it was a mistake. But, you know, the Thetas put three of them wise and now we have them on our hands. But we are going to try again next year and, with the aid of all the girls and with Sarah to help us and with my three cars. I think we will get the cream of class, don ' t you? " But I must get back to my main story. We are going back to our old policy. We passed it in Frat meeting just last night. We are going to pledge only class girls from now on. Of course, Buss Wehr and Peggy Mathews are a little peevish about it, but we told them that they ought to be able to stand it if Helen Overstreet can, so they have decided to subside somewhat, and anyway, they are merely freshmen. But, mind you, we are going to ascend to our pedestal again. It is the only safe plan. " Our reporter looked at his watch and begged leave, took his hat. bowed and slowly walked out. After rescuing his bicycle from some playful Phi Gams he hurried to the editorial parlors of the Cornhusker and wrote the story. We are forced to say that the censor on our annual forbids us to mention any names of persons or organizations. This takes some of the snap out of the story, but we have made it over and believe it still retains a little material to " Keep to Yourself. " —427— 1 i 1 m Mtgtej .. iH ill 1 nrr-i.i sa - ' ' «• Civic re pro tk ' nc n ,Q i J -428- Mi T 1919 i t FABLES IN SLANG NOT BY GEORGE ADE A University Education A university Education is Just like Peruna, It all depends on How you take it. Deluded Parents with a lot of Coin can ' t give a Bottled Child an Education if the kid won ' t co-operate. If the parent desires a Social Standing for the kid, A University Education will often Bring Home the Bacon and make a dang fool out of the Hopeful. Universities turn Out more Dang Fools than Barber Colleges. The Bar- ber College bird has An Intimate Knowledge of where the bread and butter come from ; but When the Off- spring of the Upper Crust enters school he Has a Presidential Halo around his head and the only impend- ing danger is getting Shipwrecked on the Rock of Common Sense. A University Education is just like Peruna, and Can ' t be a success with- out A Definite Aim. The Barber Col- lege bird will knock the cover off the Ball the first whack, but when the coft ' ers have spent their force, the other bird is doomed to A Terrible awakening. The one was aiming, But The Other ' s Mother wasn ' t. Moral — Let Your Progeny go to university. But don ' t send him because he is such a muss that You Hate to Have him Hanging around the house. FIRST VESPER MEETING The " N " Club held the first of a series of ' esper meetings on the top of U Hall, last night. Paul Dobson gave an enlightened speech on " How to Be and Act Beautiful ; " Lum Doyle talked on " Why I Am So Popu- lar; " Art Yort spoke on and for " The Ladies, " and Cable Jackson pro- nounced the benediction. All present then sang " Oh, Helen ! " and it was de- cided to hold the next meeting in one of the cities of a neighboring state be- fore July 1st. A new cook every month, is Pro- fessor Hood ' s new slogan. OH! THOSE MASCULINE SKIRTS! Once upon a time, our friend. Merlin Springer, who. as you know, was just about the gobbiesi gob that ever ate chow in the S. N. T.C. mess, decided to step out to Antelope Park with a lady fair. They stepped, lady fair being all a-flutter at the idea of being with such a handsome sailor. Really, Merlin in a middy was a sight no feminine eye could ever gaze upon and forget ! And that cunning little white hat ! Too bad, he could not wear it while dancing, for it did look so bewitching cocked over his left eye. Well, as I said, they danced, but, strange to say, the look of joy soon faded from lady fair ' s face. No, it could not have been because of Merlin ' s dancing, ' cause, you know, that Springer boy surely can dance. In about five minutes, lady fair beat a hasty retreat to the dressing room. Again they danced. Again lady fair looked unhappy, and hastily departed, leav- ing Merlin standing m the center of the floor in amazement. And again they danced, and soon lady fair looked pained. She attempted to de- part hence, but Merlin clutched her by the arm and inquired as to the meaning of her mad flights. She blushed. The longer they stood there, the more she blushed. " Why-er-er, " she stammered, and then sud- denly looking at Merlin ' s feet, she ex- claimed in joyful tones, " Why, Merlin, it ' s just those funny trousers flapping around mv ankles " ! -429- e Tii Qig ENGBERG AND McIVOR Engberg and Mclvor. As close as friends could be, Were both engaged in managing The new S. A. T. C. Mclvor, trained in army life. Was hard-boiled as could be; The college dean just opposite, But wouldn ' t budge an inch. Engberg stood for schooling, The captain stood for drill, And when the two men crossed their paths. The campus felt a thrill. The public never knew the facts, Of how the two men fought; It thought that things were smooth as grease, But that ' s just what they thought. The scrap went on for many weeks. And things from bad to worse. Until the war department heard Conditions were adverse. They promptly sent a telegram To th ' little Irish cap, And he packed up and left the post Without the farewell slap. But things have settled down again. And Engberg is the chief. He tells us when and where to drill, But never to be brief. Freshman (after registration, to friend) — " I have never shaken hands with so many new faces in iny life. " The Howard-Wilcox auto-circum- navigation of Nebraska was omitted during 1918 on account of the high price of Prince Albert. CSaifai5kei-;£9 THE AIRY HO CLUB MEET The Airy Ho Club held their first annual meeting in the basement of the Savoy Hotel. It was in the nature of a banquet, except that nothing was had to eat. All of the school ' s bud- ding young aviators celebrated the day and fooled each other by digging their uniforms out of the moth-balls. The Governor was there to go up in the air with the kids, but rumor has It that he developed a pair of cold pedal extremities after having listened to some of the wild tales of Brooks Harding. It was announced that membership in the club included $10,000 worth of life insurance and an empty stomach every time you take a trip. The club motto was announced as " Heaven, or Your Money Back. " The meeting was closed with the song: " Oh; for the Wings of a Dove. " MINUTES OF THE STUDENT PUBLICATION BOARD The meeting was called to order by Professor Alexander. Alexander then moved that the minutes of the prev- ious meeting be adopted. Seconded by Alexander. Carried. Hartley Burr Alexander moved that H. B. Alex- ander be appointed a committee of one to get out a Cornhusker. Hartley B. Alexander seconded the motion. Car- ried. H. B. Alexander then moved that he be appointed a committee to appoint the Rag staff. Seconded by H. B. Alexander. Carried. A speech was then delivered by Professor Hartley Burr Alexander on " Sigma Delta Chi, How I Love It, " which Alexander pronounced to be the best speech he had ever heard. Mr. Alexander then moved that the board adjourn. Carried. Prof. Alexander then put on his hat and went home. Clapp in, Clapp out! " has been fre- quently suggested as a promising new game in the physical education depart- ment. JJJy i -430— vQ I i " i 919 ROY AL AFFAIR INTER-FRATERNITY SPOOFING CONTEST ENDS IN RIOT Final Contest Ends in Scramble Before a large audience of Spoofers and Spoofees, Arthur Yort, of the Phi Delts, won the Inter-fraternity Spoof- ing Contest and will be the Champion Greek Spoof er for the year. The final round, between Yort and Haley of the Delta Tau house, was a gruelling af- fair. Yort, having been the victor of so many Inter-fraternity Spoofer Con- tests at the Pi Phi house, had Haley somewhat handicapped. These champions had defeated all comers in the preliminary contests and each showed that he felt the grave responsibility resting on his shoul- ders. The betting was 5 to 4 on Haley, and as a result the Pi Phis got all of the Kappa ' s finery and valu- ables. Yort ' s fiance backed him heav- ily and now has more clothes than any girl in school or in the Pi Phis. In the final round the entire local chapter of the Pi Phis was used as Spoofees and then the Delta Zetas were resorted too. Haley, in the midst of great excitement, slapped Yort on the wrist, and broke his crys- tal. But Yort suffered equally when he told his only joke twice to one girl. After the liberal education re- ceived at this meeting, it is expected that sorority porches and cozy cor- ners will do a rushing business. I am the Awgwan. I am the comic monthly on the University. I repre- sent all scandal, crack jokes and can compare with any comic throughout the country. But, at the same time, I have a fallacy. I am tardy in my appearance. I am so tardy that my promise of appearance has become a matter of public laughter. They say that I shall be out next week, but when next week comes, I am not out. Then I must surely be out the next week. But the next week, the printer who composes me has relatives at his .home and I must wait. When I fi- nally do make my appearance, I am so late that I am almost pvmctual for my next month ' s debut. The Awgwan longs for punctuality, and who am I to ask it ? I am the Awgwan. WHAT IF- Gee Helen Giltner ' s hair turned black? whiz, gosh ! Helen Howe or ' Pat Maloney never said anything ' tall? Hank .A.lbrecht had another woman and Ma.rgaret Harmon didn ' t know it? Walter Blunk should decide to leave school? Dean Hastings was seen in a barber shop? Joe Dougherty didn ' t stutter? Cabe Jackson wore a coat and vest? . manda Heppner powdered her nose? The Phi Delts parted their hair on the side? Paul Ludwig was a Bachelor? Bill Holt took a woman to dinner? Gay Davis smoked? Pat Maloney had a date with Moriarty? Glenn Gardner had a business head? Marion Risser had a date? The Sig Eps had another musician? PRAYERS Dean Engherg to the Laiv College: " Now, please , don ' t stick a pin in my little bubble of greatness. " Jack Koehler to the Aivgivan: " Well, now, I ' ll tell you Mr. Awgwan, I simply gotta be your business manager. My education depends on this job, because if I don ' t get it I won ' t have the money to fuss the women, and if I can ' t fuss, there ' s no use being here. This job means $450 to me. Can ' t you see? " Walter Blunk " j beseech thee, please give me another university to run. " —431— -432- 1 1919 HEADLINES SELDOM SEEN IN THE DAILY NEBRASKAN HEPPNER RECOMMENDS COSMETICS FOR GIRLS Dean of Women Says That Rouge Helps Health and Reputation as Well as Looks ALEXANDER PUT OFF PUBLICATION BOARD Czar of the College Press Overthrown Through Attacks of Daily Nebraskan Editor WORK BEGUN ON NEW MILLION DOLLAR GYM Cornhuskers See Realization of an Ancient Dream Becoming an Actuality FOUR WEEKS ' VACATION GRANTED BY REGENTS Student Petition Wins Favor of Govern- ing Board and School Dis- missed for Month JUNE AWGWAN POOREST NUMBER OF WHOLE YEAR Dwight Kirsch Fails to Submit a Single Cartoon and the Paper Dead as Lump of Putty " U " HALL TO BE TORN DOWN BEFORE SUMMER Old Historic Nebraska Building No Longer Useful — Regents Sell It for Junk NEBRASKA PROFESSORS TO GET SALARY RAISE Legislature Grants Substantial Increase in Pay of State University Pedagogs. NEBRASKA SETS RECORD IN PERFECT ATTENDANCE Not a Single Absence or Tardiness During the Entire Sec- ond Semester " THE HOPPERS " It ' s been a dad-burned, dern long spell, (To me, at any rate,) Since Grasshoppers reigned as the ornery pest The old folks used to hate ; But as I live and breathe, my friends, The plague is on again In the hoppin ' way some duffers dance, And I ' m gonna to name the men : There ' s Hawkins, Gardner, Lum Doyle — boy — It ' s rich, it ' s really rich. For every time that I watch them dance. My very fingers itch To grab each one right pertlike by The buttons of the vest. And tell them : " Boys, the Grasshoppers all Have drifted on out West. " II! il " HOW WE KNOW ' EM " " Absolutely, there ' s no question about it, " — Prof. Cochran. " In regard to — " — Prof. Caldwell. " H-h-h-hello t-t-t-there " — Joe Dougherty. " I ' m awfully sorry but I have a date this evening. " — Kath Howey. " Oh, boy, I ' ll say so. " — Glenn Gardner. A long, huge giggle — " Doodle " Doyle. " Is it not so? " — Prof. England. " You ' re all right. " — Gay Davis. " I think you ' re so funny. " — Pat Maloney. " I like that. " — S. B. F. " You win the Brown Derby. " — Les Johnson " Hello, Kid. " — Ike Smith. " Hello? " (rising inflection on the - " lie. " — Buss Weir. ii i —433— EK sM iCo i M —434— I t FRATERNITY CHAPTER HOUSES Delta Chi Capitol Dance Hall Sigma Phi Epsilon Antelope Park Kappa Sigs Saratoga Pool Hall Sig Al])hs St. Joe Alpha Theta Chi Street Car Barns Delta Upsilon Liberty Delta Tau Delta Victoria Hotel Phi Delts Pi Phi House Bushnell (juild St. Paul ' s Sunday School Pi Kappa Phi Nebraska Junk and Metal Co. Alpha Tau Omega Governor ' s Mansion Phi Psi Wherever They Hang Their Hats PERSONALS By Mabe Artiii " Frank Patty, who is all wrapped up in himself, predicted that it would rain one day and it didn ' t, which fact has caused him considerable loss of sleep, " said Maud Mallet at the meeting of the Chapel Choir. Freshman Gifford Squires, of Hen Corners, says that Earl Coryell was forced to discontinue the Delta Gamma taxi line, owing to the disappearance of Helen Howe, gaso- line buyer and owner of the taxi. As Helen is again with us, the line may be re-estab- lished, for " What is Helen ' s is also Earle ' s, " says Gifford. Lotta Nurve. who knows all the inside stuff about the Women ' s Athletic .Associa- tion, says that inasmuch as there has lieen no tights since the war, that the organization may disband, as " Peace at any price " and Bryan, have no place with them. None. However, if Mrs. Clapp and a few of the departed should return, there would be a chance to save the organization. Stillmore Nurve, brother of Lotta, writes us that if the Iron Sphinx didn ' t have political candidates to offer when elections come around, there wouldn ' t be no use of livin ' , for it ' d be a case of pickin ' the best from the worst. Willie Green, besides bein ' the backbone of Delta Chi, is a right smart patron of the Capitol Dance Hall, said a gi.rl who knows, this morning. Why don ' t two people like Lawrence Slater and Ruth Hutton be more intimate in their missionary work? asked Luke Warme, between bites of his pancake. " — WE ARE THE BIG MEN OF THE COLLEGE We lead the social whirl. We originate the late.st step: in dancing. Our clothes are the latest word in the world of exclusive styles. Scheiiiiiig Mothers continually pursue us, hoping that we will fall victims to the charms of their daughters. WE ARE THE PRIDE OF THE PHI DELTA TH ETAS, the modern Apollos of the University. None can resist our charms. The University public is continually showering honors upon us. WE ARE IT WE ARE THERE HOW DO WE DO IT? Read our booklet. " The Subtle Art of Bluffing " JOHN HOOVER KOEHLER ARTHUR ALBERT YORT —435— Co tksSket FINAL EXAMINATION IN LOGIC (A Few of the Silly-gisms Offered) The freshmen are brainless. Ike Smith is a freshman. Therefore, Ike lacks something in his cranium. The Irish are witty. Walter Blunk is not Irish. Therefore, Walter is not witty. Fool learns by experience. The Juniors learn by experience. Therefore, the Juniors are destitute of reason. The more we work the harder we look. Our professors work very hard. Therefore, our professors are hard lookers. Brevity is the soul of wit. Pete Bushnell is brief. Therefore, Peter is a funny proposition. Miss Eva Ashton defines Amature before Teachers ' Training Class : Amature: A person who knows nothing about anything. " Dear Genevieve: The Library. Did you say you wanted all the news? Then, here it is, some of it. But first, — Oh, here comes Paul Seidell — Say, Genevieve, isn ' t he the cutest little boy Did you hear about the Ag. Mixer? Well, for the first dance, they had all the girls in the middle, and all the boys lined up on the outside. Wasn ' t that a poor stunt? It was a nice party, though. But the punch. If it wasn ' t so far to Kansas City, but — oh, I must see Don Spencer. You know, I think he is really bashful. Oh, Genevieve, whose A. Z. pin has Stella Warner been wearing, anyway? She is the new Omicron Nu president, did you hear? Oh, and did you know that Margaret Tourtelot is going to Europe with Miss Cranor? Well, she is, anyway. Oh, say, if Mar- garet doesn ' t stop going to so many formals with Walter, Sarah Margaret Heiter will be getting jealous. That is a choice bit of recent gossip. You know, there is a prof, who goes out to the farm real often when I do. He ' s an English looking affair. Oh, yes. Prof. Hood, you know. Say, Genevieve, the last time Wayne Townsend came down from Omaha, Peggy discarded her colonial effect, and got a real hat. Mmm. A relief for the audience. If you please, Genevieve, Carl Liebers wants a Stutz now. You ought to see Olive Higgins sporting her P. B. K. And yesterday P. M. when I was in front of Miller ' s, here came B. Schenck with her soldier man. She couldn ' t even see me. I wondered why she wasn ' t in Chem. Lab. Harriett Muneke still honks when she goes by the Sig Alph house. When you write her, ask her about Lieut. Enbody and the Sunday night date. And I didn ' t know before the mixer that Jess Patty was an Ag. That reminds me, maybe it won ' t be long before Grace Guinn will be glad to dance with someone besides her husband. And do you know, Valeria was so worried a while back. She was just hoping that Ted and Doc wouldn ' t both get back at the same time. And sure enough, Doc is in France still. Tell the town when you get in, Genevieve, Yours for gossip, Jane. It! ' t —436— " ORPHEUM GARDENS " Friends, I am shocked to the innermost part, And the tale I shall tell makes my heart- strings smart. Yet speak it I must, for the story is true, The judgment for which I shall leave here with you. There was music, the sliding of dancing feet. In a low-brow joint on a dark side street; Where the hashers and tough mugs from all over town Meet and shimmie each night till the moon goes down. Well, I stopped in to lamp at this Bevo throng, Where there ' s dancing and soft drinks and plenty of song; When I stood still, astounded, surprised to the core. As I gazed at a couple a-ways down the floor. Says I to myself, it ' s my eyes that are bad. For I knew well ' twas not any liquor I ' d had; So I looked again; friends, you may not believe me, But ' twas Slater, the last man I ' d reck- oned to see. And the smile that he peddled was quite to the taste, To the blond thing he gripped by the hand and the waist ; As they shimmied their own way with never a care, Little knowing that I, little Albert, was there. To write more, my pen balks at even a word, In fact, it ' s enough that you ' ve already heard ; But of all things that happen, I ' ll lay up a bet, And I ' ll wager that this is the hottest one yet. ' V; THE LAW BANQUET Although the Lincoln Hotel ' s sup- ply of tobacco was exhausted early in the evening, the Law banquet was a howling success. Although the neigh- bors turned in three riot calls, the management succeeded in keeping the police away from the meeting until J. E. Miller was thrown over the transom. The " piece de resistance " li IUl»i ' Herbert Yenne entertaining the S. A. T. C. on Sunday night (French stuff) was horse meat, but this almost proved fatal when some one yelled " Whoa, " and Dr. Maxey almost choked to death. One fellow finally remembered a story no one else had heard and was awarded a cement bicycle as a prize. Many new dents were made in things general, and the waiters said it was the most complete holocaust since the late lamented Cornhusker banquet. A collection plate for tips was passed around, but every fellow, as he tossed in his own little dime, took out the one put in by his neighbor, so the tipping was far from being one of the real events of the evening. The rest of the evening was spent in kidding the rest of the university and telling us Laws how good we were. Rodman and Parry arrived late; it had taken them four days to explain to Dean Engberg the jokes pulled in the Law skit, Univer- sity Night, and they haven ' t complete- ly got caught up with things as yet. Three of the men attended 8 o ' clock classes the next morning. —437— jtM W. i ■ " ' ■ ' • ■■ » ' ' »k.4Bfc«»fl!iik —- £1,4 |1l ' ff(rlC( 4k«?tr .. » ? S « rrip (St -43b— m MM n ko± ' M§ LITERARY GEMS (Very Surprising) " Delta Tail Delta now has all the good material in school and looks confidently for- ward to the day when Clarence Haley, ' 20, will practically control the school. Bjother Graves is still with us, and to him we are largely indebted far our success in the many past years. " — Delta Tau Delta Rainbow, September, 1918. ' The Alpha Tau Omeg a formal at the Governor ' s Mansion was the finest party of the year. We are proud to say that the Governor is one of our alumni. We have received letters of congratulation from all of the sororities and Delta Zetas. We now feel that our social position for the year is assured. " — Alpha Tau Omega Palm, April, 1919. " Of the thirty-seven new men pledged at the beginning of the year, three are still with us, and prospects look bright for the coming year, although H. R. Anderson, your corre- spondent, leaves this year, it is predicted that the Chapter will be able to fight its way through all right. " — Kappa Sigma Caduceous, February, 1919. " Now that we are back in our house, we are again assured of our position as Nebraska ' s leading fraternity. " - — Beta Mystic Messenger, March, 1919. " Our local chapter of Phi Delta Theta has adopted as a policy for the purpose of dis- tinction, which is one of the tenets of our order, the custom of parting our hair in the middle, and of wearing corduroy pants. Some of the fraternities here are regular copy- cats and are taking on this custom. We wonder if any of the other chapters could suggest something fitting for our purpose which they couldn ' t copy so easy. At our last weeklv meet- ing, we adopted the following motto: PHI DELTS SHALL ALWAYS LEAD.— Phi Delta Theta Scroll, February, 1919. " Our chapter takes pleasure in announcing that we have more automobiles than any other fraternity in school. We have the prettiest house. Our men are the best dancers. Since Brother Carl Harnsberger was called back to the farm, we haven ' t been able to do much in politics, but the future is looking bright. " — Phi Kappa Psi Shield, February, 1919. " None of our members have been in jail this year and we have a record of four mass church attendances and two formals. There is no doubt the Sigma Chis can reach their highest plane in spite of the fact that we had a little trouble with the Supreme Council last year. " — Sigma Chi Bulletin, March, 1919. " We have secured a promise from Walter Blunk that he will come back for a short time next fall and get us started right. Acacia can never pay its debts to the writer. " — .Acacia Asp, March, 1919. THE SIGMA NU QUARTERLY Xebraska Chafter Dear Brothers : It is with a great feeling of personal pride in Sigma Nu that prompts me to write and inform the brethren that this year is smiling upon the best chapter that Sigma Nu has ever had in Nebraska for years and years. With but very little material from which to pick, we decided at one of our meetings, at which all present were brethren, that we would give the boys from the corn regions a chance to hold their heads among the aris- tocratic, with us as their guides. Since we have taken them into our amongst, they have become able Sigma Nus, and almost every night they change their collars and ties and park themselves over in the parlors of the Kappas, Thetas or Delta Gammas. Brethren, we are taking the country out of the boys and making them citified to the extent that, since becoming one of us, they have thrown their boots away and are now wearing tan shoes and a handkerchief in the outside top coat pocket. And a red tie. I shall close with greetings and with a brotherly hope that the other chapters over the country have had as marked a year as we have had here. I have mare to write for the next quarterly, but for the present I remain. Yours in the bonds. Jack Landai.e. -439— Cd kor M " I DON ' T WANT TO SAY ANYTHING, BUT— " . Like a girl told me yesterday: " Now, don ' t say anything about it to anyone, please, but sometime when you get a chance ask Marj. Temple to tell you about the good times that she and ' Stew ' Hadley had out in Estes Park. " Of course, the matter was safe in my hands, because L wouldn ' t think of letting little confidential thinks like that out. Why, not for the world, be- cause I might have lots of little personal things that have helped me to smile when I wanted to bite my nails, that I would lots rather just myself knew about it. Lots rather. ' _ And then you know Frances Aldrich. Well, I don ' t want this to get out publicly, but I saw her wearing a Phi Delt pin around here the other day,. and as far as I know, the Phi Delts have not pledged her, although they have a few rushees and quite a large number of prospects, but as far as Lm con- cerned, even if I should know, I wouldn ' t think of telling anybody about it because I ' m just naturally a hard feller to get to talk. But the funny thing was that a girl right here in this school asked me the other day if I thought it proper if she should take a tramp through the Robbers ' Cave. Of course, it was none of my business, so I told her to go right ahead, but it seemed funny to me that a girl in the university should wan to hang around with some common tramp. Not that I care in a way, because the girl is no special friend of mine and personally, so far as I know, the fel- low might have been all right, but it was the idea of it and besides the fact that there is always capable young men like Billie Bryans and others that she could just as well have taken along, and it would have looked a little better, that ' s all. But it will never get any farther than me because I like to knovy these little things and then keep ' em right with me — you know, just feel that you are the only one who knows about it. " We are very very good And we are also clever, That ' s the reason that we stand so high. So if you are a regular man And just about the best ever You can be a Delta Chi. " —Delta Chi Quarterly, March, 1919. W TiS iQig a . j Catitfcaskgi . Sigma Chapter of Kappa Kappa Gamma presents " The Passing Show That Nez-er Got By " Missed by the Board of Censors — Pi Beta Phi. Alpha Phi, Delta Gamma, Kappa Alpha Theta. Written by Adelaide Elam. Produced by Sarah Risdon, ex- ' yi. Managed by Marian Hall, ex- ' ? Personnel Mildred Doyle Marian Yungblut Misleading Ladies — Marian Risser Marjorie Reese Minors — Buss Wier Peggy Matthews (now defunct) Almarine Campbell (mis-taken for " In- notence " on the recommendation of Phi Delta Theta.) Overstreet 1 r , , r- „ of York Lopsey J Greta Demure (?), musically inclined. Extras, town-and-out-of-town Kappas. Stage hands, Delta Tau Delta. Marge Temple, cast or outcast. Music by Pan-Hellenic Board. PROLOGUE Scene — Kappa Front Porch Marian H. — " A load of furniture is on the way from Strode ' s, and another load will ;soon be here from Burkett ' s. I at- tended to that. " Dorothy Hipple — " Did you promise to return it after rushing? " M. H.— " I did. " D. H. — " What will the rushees say after it is gone? " M. H.— " I ' ll attend to that. " D. H. — " Will any of the active (?) chap- ter stay after rushing? " M. H. — " Miss McGahey will probably at- tend to that. " i Act I Scene : Kappa parlor. Time : Three A. M. After rushing party. Maidens lounging in evening dress. Discussion while waiting for Sarah Risdon ' s ireport of latest developments at the Reese home. M. H.— " I ' ll attend to Pi Phi, Theta, Alpha Phi and Delta Gamma if they con- tinue such rudeness. " Dorothy Pettis (frantically) — " How can we keep the rushees away from them? " M. H. — " I ' ll attend to having brother Stan get them dates for the Orpheum. " Marjorie Temple (adoringly) — " Marion, you are just wonderful ! " M. H. — " Not wonderful, dearie. I just attend to things. " An Underdog (aside) — " And how much longer are we in for her? " Telephone rings. Marion " attends to it ; " others stand at attention. Marion (returning from telephone) — " Sarah says she is still weeping. Will we be safe in sleeping an hour? " CURTAIN I Acts II and III, dealing with the de- cline of the heroines are omitted by request and for humane reasons, not for lack of material. " BOOBS " Announce New Members " Boobs, " the new senior honorary men ' s fraternity, announced its new members, Saturday, at a banquet at Roberts ' Sanitary Lunth. Covers were laid for the five members who could pay and others were compelled to stand. Music was served by a Ukulele without lunch throughout the ceremony. The tables were decorated with cabbages, the fraternity flower, and the room was hung with sky-blue- pink, the fraternity color. The fol- lowing is a list of its members: Phi Psi Branch Delta Tau Delta Schroeder Phi DeUs Kline Phi Gams Dougherty Alpha Sigs Farnum Sig Alphs Hopkins Sigma Phi Epsilon Holt A. T. O Patty Kappa Sigs McKinley Sigma Nu Brehm Delta Upsilon Ellerhrock Pi Kappa Phi. .The Whole Chapter Alpha Theta Chi Witte Acacia Graf The fraternity announces that some of these men are not seniors and some of the " Boobs " probably never will be, but they all have such good qualifica- tions that they ought to be duly hon- ored. gSI TQ Tc m i —442— a TigM919 ES Coimfeiikei- LYING LIGHT The " Light That Lies In Woman ' s Eyes " Must have been written Of our Pi Phis; Who fuss all night, If they feel just right. And always stay Till the last dog dies. They dangle from Their fancy belts. The scalps of all The wild Phi Delts ; Who have loosed Their mothers ' apron " brings. They stick on more Of the old face powd , And raise their shriek. And voices louder Than those famous Evans ' Laundry Things. But if they could only hear The busy little bird Who starts his tale with. " From What I Heard " — The light that lies In the Pi Phi ' s eyes Is sure the light That Lies and Lies and Lies. (Note — The Author has never been stung by a Pi Phi.) SPECIAL TO CORNHUSKER By Prof. M. M. Foan Paris, April 1, 1919. Editor of the Cornhuskcr: Remembering that you once dedi- cated one of your books to me, I know that you will be pleased to have a word from me for current issue. Kindly give this fact wide publicity ai ' d I feel that it will quite materially in- crease your sales. I knew that ycni would need a few words from me in my inimitable, short, snappy style. I assure you that I am even better than I was when I was at the University. I have been running the " Think Shop " over here for almost a month, and as a result, conditions in France are rapidly improving. Foch, Clemen- ceau, Pershing and Lloyd George have all applied for entrance into iny school, but 1 told them to get a repu- tation first, that I couldn ' t think of be- ing bothered with them after having been associated in the instruction of America ' s stellar lights, Ivan Beede, Bob Moodie, and Arnold Wilkins, but nothwithstanding this, I have a new pair of yellow shoes to wear with my dress suit. I understand that Mr. Lawrence isn ' t getting away at all, but with the atmosphere and the reputation 1 left, you shouldn ' t expect a new man to come up to my class right oflf the bat. Hoping that you will publish my name in big type, I am your MILLER MOORE FOGG. THE PEACE CONGRESS WILL SETTLE How long Dean Hastings can let his beard grow. How long Prof. Aylesworth can talk without stopping for breath. The exact boundaries of the Law college. What is a date. How to get three students to at- tend the same convocation. How to make the students sub- scribe for the Rag. How to get Awgwan out on time. What to do with Amanda Hepp- ner. 6. 7. 8. -443— ■ifntmi Mk rfTitnirrtrwiMiiifc Coiiikiiskot gS 8UC S ' S GONA HAVt A HECK OF A TIME EK.PlAIN N V ' AN - £ W- S Ot l-V PRWA-rcS.. (akd stilu lO ' ' ' = " ' ' - AUDI? • 0N6. OF THE RESUIAR o-v- vssu s oa HAV6. voo GOT OK OP VOUR. O M ? 3HUCW.. I Couttv. BEM A OFFlcm- THey OrEfiED Mt A K ' MliS ' lON CWCCT AKO T TljreN£l " IT ZCKUH 1) TO Qc-MAiN A COMMON [ . PavVATt -HOW NOBLE. ■ CHEAT! KG WHY Vi ERE YOO ONLY A ?R VATE? A r iE STARS A JO STRIPES " -PA S. OF- tWMStt-P IM -f D N£jU ME 6cnS CF THe. SO-L CLUfi iirj ; 1 1 1 .v I Tii l919 " Ic iSktt lc : ?-. " I met ' Lijah comin ' out of the ■, bank just now. " I " Buyin ' Victory bonds, I suppose, " ' " No, he had been in to fill his fountain pen. " ■ i FORMAL MARTYRS Wally Spear — He just has to attend them all. Stan Henry — His collar chokes him so, but he looks awfully pretty. Bill Holt — " No Formal complete without my mustache. " Hopkins Hog ' n Everything? It is rumored that Professor Burr has " confiscated " the Dean ' s office. This takes some sand, Burr ! " That new recruit must have been a book- keeper. " " Why so? " " I just noticed him trying to put his bavonet behind his ear. " I. Never knock when you enter our room — we hate knockers! Bring the crowd when you come — we don ' t let studies interfere with pleasure. 3. Please .refrain from stepping on our rug (the blue thing in the center of the floor) as we cannot afTord to have it cleaned oftener than once a week. 3. Never iron without using one of our chairs on which to rest the ironing board. We just painted said chairs for fun, and enjoy seeing the paint knocked off. 4. If you don ' t see what you came to borrow, ask for it. We strive to please! Please do not take our very last hairpin. Our Le Trefle toilet water cost $2.75 (aren ' t we the sports?), and we beg of you to please leave the bottles. By way of helping you, we would announce that Helen ' s fancy hairpin is in the upper chififonier drawer, and that Esther ' s fur coat hangs on the left side of the closet. Under no condition, return what you borrow for at least a week — it is one of our favorite indoor sports to guess who has this or that of our possessions. When you find that any of the clothes you borrow need cleaning, please notify us, and we will see that they receive immediate attention. 5. If you happen to be in any of our classes, don ' t buy any books. Use ours. We have them " Bought and Paid Far. " Please do not return them as " Damaged Goods. " 6. If the freshmen do not care for our manner of house-keeping, tell our friends — preferably at the table when there is company — but don ' t bother us with your troubles. 7. Why use your own towel when we have plenty of the them? This same question applies to soap and hair-hrushes. 8. If the freshmen happen to be busy or tired, we will gladly do any little odd jobs for them, such as answering the telephone or doorbell. We are never busy, and never get tired ! 9. If we are asleep when you enter, don ' t let it bother you. We enjoy all of the noise possible when we are trying to sleep, especially on Sunday mornings. 10. Do not use our blue blotters — their only purpose is to camouflage the table. II. If you should chance to use our purple ink, please leave the bottle in an upright position and see if the cork will lit. 12. Use our waste basket. We will empty it. 13. Don ' t get rough with our ukelele. Since Esther sat on it, " she ain ' t what she used to be " — meaning the uke, not Esther. 14. In short, make our room your little Y. W. C. A. (The above rules were found posted on the door of a certain room in a certain sorority house. Might they not well be posted on several doors of several sorority houses?) Hill ii —445— ;e21 isg%9i9 rcaatealagi-E —446— I mK Co nki m M WE WOULD LIKE TO KNOW : The Tri Delts would like to know when Lenore Burkett became a Pi Phi? Who in the world wrote a letter to Emma Garret and addressed it — Emma Attic? Who put the wise bug in the ear of Dwight Kirsch so that he withdrew from the candidacy for senior presidency? What Charles Gillilan wore to the Senior Prom the night that Magee ' s sent his dress suit to the Delta Gamma house ? What caused the fire at the Sigma Chi ' s. Is it possible that some of the boys smoke cigarettes? Why, after the vigorous, strenuous, argumentative, and wistful appealings of the Daily Nebraskan " Flu " edition, that school was not closed for the second time? Why George Newton went to the Alpha Xi Delta formal and where did he get his dress suit? What has become of the Shifter? Did he die with the S. A. T. C.? Who started the disease that every sorority must have a grand piano? Who writes the original Journalism stories from which numerous carbon copies are made? How the Pi Phi maid knows that Merrill Williams is a good dancer? Why, in order to get a better eye on what goes on at the Delta Gamma house, the Delta Tau ' s don ' t get a carload of periscopes? If it worries Pete Bushnell that the Thetas know that Bob Wolfe and Peggy Matthews staged a Romeo and Juliet scene at Sixteenth and R? Why the army blankets that " Kit " Carson gave to the Delta Gamma ' s and then took away again have not as yet been returned? Why Rita Sullivan has not been initiated into the Alpha Phi sorority? We thought that she had taken " root. " THE CHANCELLOR ' S SCHEDULE AFTER UNIVERSITY NIGHT Sunday— ! ! ? ! X X ! ? X Monday — 7:01 — Tried to shave with a tooth brush. 8:01 — Calls Dean Engberg. 8:01 4 — Calls Miss Heppner. 8 :02 — Hair stands on end and knocks hat off. 8:03 — Engberg half way to the Law College. 8:03 ' 2 — Law College goes out back door. 8:04 — Miss Heppner regains consciousness. 8 :04 — Amanda half way to the Law College. 8:05 — Calls Registrar, Police Station, Gov- ernor and State Militia. (Censored) 9 :05 — Chancellor still calling. —447— A. B. C. A. B. C. A. B. A. B. I CohdCa ei- Have the Delta Gammas Got the Sig Alph Goat? PARADISE A shaded room, An open fire, A cozy nook, Your heart ' s desire. PURGATORY The selfsame room, With lights just few, The same httle nook. With Ma there, too. INFERNO The room, the nook. The shade, the fire, The greatest chance — ■ And enter sire ! McCandless — " Awful accident on the track, this afternoon. " Hammond — ' Zat so? What was it? Mc. — " Fellow broke his neck. " Ham. — " How ' ed he do that? " Mc. — " Watchin ' me go ' round. " Ruth Kirschstein — " I hear that Paul Ludwig and Margaret Harmon are to be married soon. " Marion Hompes — " Yes, they are; but not to each other. " EXAMINATION IN POLITICAL SCIENCE I I. Give the name of your instructor? If not, why not? Has the differential theory of disintegration ever affected your home life? II. How old is Ann? Why did you answer the above question v rong? When Booker Washington said, " Surrender, Heck, we have just begun to fight, " it is alleged that the Figi Islanders at once sent a messenger for the historic corduroy pants worn by the Phi Delts. Can you explain this phenomena? III. Write a few compliments to your instructor. Pinch yourself and see if you are awake. IV. This question counts fifty. Don ' t take any chances what makes my assistant. Sister Showalter ' s, so nice? V. Why do you think I am a good instructor? Why do I deserve to be Mayor? (The answer to this last question will determine your future standing in this class.) VI. If this isn ' t a pipe course, why do so many take it? Directions — Wirite in the middle of the page only. Return this paper to me. If the Law College ever got hold of this paper, they would split their sides laughing. So my job and your grade depend on your returning this set of questions. by answering it. Can you tell me mustache grow so fast and look • —448— ■ tg Q S Movies jpA — ' amping. This course teaches the theory and practice of vamping. Both lecture and laboratory methods are used, and the student is taught to use it in all its forms. Special attention is paid to the rotation of the eyebrows and the back of the neck. Open to all sorority women, but especially designed for the S. O. P. H. ' s. Two hours attendance. Two hours credit. Prof. Kath Howey. Cosmetics pA — A comprehensive study of the theory of face painting from Cleopatra down to date. All the newest brands analyzed and tested. The methods of the Kappas, Thetas and Pi Phis explained. Open only to those having taken comestics I or those who are beyond the age limit, but still so- cially ambitious. One hour attendance. One hour credit. Prof. Marge Temple. Fussing 6B — A consolidation of the work previously given in Fussing III and I ' and in Spoofing 25. The method used is this course is absolutely original, the instructor in this course being the founder of the method now used through- out the uncivilized world. Results sure. Open all night. One hour attendance. Sixty hours laboratory. Prof. Stan Henry. Policy Seminary — How to get the most out of school with the least effort. How to get formal bids whether you want them or not. The correct methods of getting bids for Sunday dinner at the Lincoln. How to make the men take you to the Orpheum instead of the Rialto. Open to all. with sorority training No. 19. Five hours attendance. Individual attention. Profs. Newbranch, Kohl, Maloney and Shorty Shaw. —449— 05 1919 |j CdJ fcSsfcgt-E m Cotxti-ii K —450- I rs Hm9E9 C ? Cd !kSsk i ' I have risked my life at considerable cost, I ' ve made a few friends and a lot I have lost, By simply a scribble of scandal I ' ve heard, And yet I can say that the dope, to a word, Is the truth, and I detract no statement I ' ve made, For results have been such that I ' fn amply repaid. To such an extent that what scandal remains I shall deal out the stuff till it waxes and wanes. It ' s a shame, I confess, that the Kappas should bear All the brunt of the gossip that floats in the air, But a Phi Gam has told me (in private, you know,) That their freshmen have told him a tale full of woe, Of how every time that they visit the place. The rouge that is daubed on to color the face. Leaves red marks on each of the collars they wear. That would cause sons of preachers to cry out and swear. Now, I ' m not mentionin ' anyone ' s name. Yet nevertheless, friends, I think it a shame, That a man with a collar that ' s all nice and white. Should launder the thing after only one night ; While the laundry must think it is none short of mean, When soapsuds alone fail to make the thing clean ; So there you are — really, I ' ve run out of talk. But there ' s room on the board, and I hand you the chalk. ENCYCLOPEDIA BRITANNICA— NEBRASKA EDITION Fraternity — A place to spend papa ' s money, acquire a dress suit, hear the latest stories and get dates without knowing any girls. Sorority — The reason for fraternities. See Mad-house. Professor — Big Ben ' s only rival when it comes to disturbing sleep. See Goats. Campus — Nobody knows at Nebraska. University Hall — A moth-eaten brick building that looks like a cross be- tween an insane asylum and a hotel, with the added attraction of the dilapi- dated appearance of Hy Smith ' s Livery Barn. Administration Building — Where worn-out stenographers take the rest cure. See chewing gum. Laiv College — A mad house for mad men to have a mad time and make everybody else mad. Library — The excuse for having those famous steps. The Rag — The world ' s greatest newspaper. Run for, in, under, around, against and in spite of the University of Nebraska. The Awgivan — Something you hear about but seldom see. The Sigma Delta Chi meal ticket The Cornhusker -My! Isn ' t it good this year? —451- LEONA 0 KLINE, EDITOR ND PUBLISHER. OF IHE " MCO CENTER. OUQLE ' D.V. STEPHENS 15 HEAD WAfTE-R. T MRS. LfSHES OININC; HALL.. STODDARO eOBiNi ' Oj AS LEADING fAAN IN HLS OWN STOCK COMPANY STATE. I |cap tol| WALTER. C. 6LUNK, ASSUMES ACTIVE. CONTaOL OP THE CNIVER ITV As i l ■ t At 61. (CATHERINe NEWBRANCH RONS F-OR qoVERNES v_y P T 5-19191C CoSilvQsIto? THE PI PHI FORMAL LIST Scene — Pi Beta Phi house, 500 North Sixteenth street. Action — Frat meeting. ri»ic— Monday, March 17, 1919. Personnes — All of the lovable " Puh Fi ' s. " » Curtain rises with chairman of formal committee presiding. Chairman — " Well, girls, we have to make out our list for the formal. We ' ll take the fra- ■ternities in alphabetical order — what Alpha Sigs do you want on the list, besides " Dutch " Winnerton and Wilson Bryans? " Lucile Nitsche — " How about that Hunter man? " Chorus of Exclamations — " Well, 1 should say not! When did he ever date here? " " Tee-hee " Bowers — " Well, Kappa ' s ' Wierdie ' rushes him for his Packard. " Chairman — " Well, all right; put him with a ' rep. ' Any others? No? Well, A. T. O. is next on the program. " Florence Wilcox (in a low tone, accompanied by real blushes) — " Why — Frank Patty — " Chairman (reassuringly) — " Yes, yes, Florence. Alpha Thet ' s next — ' Wallie ' Spear, Elmer Witte, and ' Heck ' Weeth are going. " " Beauty " Thrush — " Well, I guess I ' ll take Stan Henry — " Fireshman — " Don ' t give him a personal bid, Marian, ' cause I got it straight from a Delta Gamma that he never asks you for a date except when Kath Howey turns him down. " " Beauty " — " That ' s a perfectly catty remark. I guess he told me — why, I could have an .■ lpha Thet pin beside my Phi Delt one, just as easy — " Freshman — " But, Marian — " Chairman — " Girls, this can be settled out of meeting. Personally, I think that Stan is a slicker. Beta ' s next — Dutton — for sure. " Mildred McF " arland — " Who is that handsome Beta? Positively fascinating! " Alice Sedgwick — " Oh. you mean Rickard. " Voices — " But he ' s wild over Em Garrett. Why. he ' s a Theta man through and through. " Chairman — " Well, we ' ll leave ' Rickie ' graced by an interrogation mark ; on to the Delts. " Alice Sedgwick — " Girls ' you ' ll be surprised, but I ' m going to take Herman Thomas. " Chairman — " Well, Herm and faithful Webb Richards will end our Delt list. D, U. ' s next, " Voices — " Jesse Patty ! " " Hi Studley ! " " Cabe Jackson ! " " Dove " Shepard — " Well, I ' ll have to take John Gibbs, if I formal. The way I have worked for that bid is a shame. Chairman — " Kappa Sigs? " (Dead Silence!) " Well, then, onward to the Phi Delts — Ruth ' s baby boy, Arthur — who else? " Many Voices — " Brooks Vance ! " " D. V. Stevens ! " " Burks Harley ! " " Bob Troyer ! " " ' Shadow ' Bowers ! " — Chairman (interrupting) — " Girls, we can ' t have so many — who shall we count out. " Ted Roberts — " D. V. Stevens — he ' s such a Kappa man, and simply plays policy over here. " Chairman — " AH right! D. V., the man who knows he is good is off. Phi Gams? " Elinor Murray — " Guy Graves is from home, and really he is a good man. " Chai.rman — " Guy is down, . nyone else? Jean Nelson? All right. " Dorothy Pierce — " They say that Joe Daugherty is a class dancer — " Voices — " No; his ears are too big. " " His face is too red. " Chairman — " How about Phi Psis? " " Tee-hee " Bowers (rising excitedly)— " Now. girls, I don ' t say this just because I good Phi Psi girl (chorus, ' Oh, no! ' ) but I do think we ought to ask a lot of and — and — anyway — they are the best men in school, and — " expect to go to the and if I don ' t get it— D. U. ■well I " am a them, Voice — " Cease the race hon e speed. Mi " Tee-hee " — " I want Perry Bra — " Voice (interrupting)— " But Millie, don ' t you know that Perry gets three ' Specials ' a week from his girl in Yankton, South Dakota? " " Tee-hee " — " I don ' t care ! I think he is just handing her a line, so there ! " Cha irman- " Besides Perry, we want Gay Davis, Billy Richardson, Crawford and Fike. " Chairman — " Sig Alphs? " Voice — " Well, our lone Sig Alph man Hilde will be there. Otherwise, none. " Chairman — " How about our neighbors, the Sig Chis? " Fre hman — " We ought to have dainty Ernie Grainger. " Chairman — " That ' s all from there, I guess. " " Tee-hee " Bowers— " Girls, let ' s speed— Perry and I are going to play around. " Chairman — " Meeting is adjourned. " Crowd disperses. " Tee-hee " : " Hon, sometimes I don ' t know which Phi Psi I really like the best. It ' s such a bore to choose ! Tee-hee-hee ! " M -453— Cdi afe Gi-[fe)i TEM YITAP HDI1CC- A MONTE nUMN X A qOES BACK. i W TD -mt citY ' ' " Police FoR.ce AS TRAFFir COP LAURENCE 5LATtR:, COUNTY JUOQE. 6E ZOOK AT THE HEiqHT riOWAi O MURFINTHE DAREDEvil. REPoRTEK. VvhO CHASES DOWN THE Oaiuy weather REPoR-T . .2 2? CLARENCE CYPRE NSON GROWS RICH 3ELLINC IHt SATURDAY EvENmq ftJST - ;- —454- W IXofSkasWl Torpedo-shaped and blue as the sky, From top to bottom but two feet high ; With a sky-piece built like a palm leaf fan, And run by a pert like sort of a man, A keen young bird with the wimmin, too, Who is always datin ' with someone new ; But between you and I — and I make no guess — If each of the wimmen were forced to confess As to why they like this down town swell I feel that you ' d find them ready to tell They ' re but proud of the dog-gone fact, they are That they ' ve had a ride in his June bug car; Yet if any should think these lines untrue. Then I ' ll leave the answer entirely to you. BOLSHEVIK IN THE UNIVERSITY Dcl artment of Justice Uncovers Local Soviet of the Red Peril. Masqtierading as Phi Psi Fraternity The city of Lincoln was greatly shocked yesterday when Chief Isadore Murphy of the United States Department of Justice discovered that a band of Bolsheviks of the most virulent type had been operating under the name of the Phi Kappa Psi fraternity. It had been noticed that various meml)ers of the Phi Psis have been going without shaves lately, and it was this clew that put the sleuths on their trail. Last evening, the detectives broke into their meeting just as the desperate band was swearing its oath of alle- giance over a copy of " Snappy Stories. " In the basement of the house there was found a large store of weapons, including three razors, a package of pins, four machine guns, a paper knife, two cartridges, a rusty sword and a large number of hat pins from the Alpha O house. The young men were exceedingly rough and stoutly announced their principles. They declared themselves to be in favor of public dance halls, rouge at any cost, publication of all examination papers, no flunks and a soft jol) for all of them. University authorities were greatly surprised, for they had always considered the Phi Psis the meekest little boys in school. Even the Bushnell Guilds were considered tougher than they. The Phi Psi house will probably be confiscated by the university and converted into a cat hos pital for the Pre-Medic College. —455— i m m M.J Ti5 i919 FINANCIAL STATEMENT OF THE 1919 CORNHUSKER Published to fill space, give us a clear conscience and show up some of our solicitors. By H. B. Alexander. Expenditures Tickets for the Staff to the Junior Prom $ 87.00 Knocked down by Marion Hompes 694.81 Knocked down by Rea Hendee .86 Knocked down by Mary Helen Allensworth 98.94 Knocked down by Marion Reed 54.67 Rake Off for Bill Bryans 6,543.87 Rouge for the Staff 175.98 Staff Li f e Insurance Premium 9,764.00 Dog Tax 000.00 Legitimate Expense 16.50 Bribing the Censor 4,588,096.00 Total $ 13.63 Receipts Sale of the Book $ 68.00 Delta Upsilon Ads 1,000.00 D. V. Stevens Ad (personal) 875.91 Hush Money from Kath Howey 1,475.30 Regular Ads .30 Popularity Ad for Paul Dobson 46.009.90 For Putting Stoa Off the Staff 1.45 Total $ 145,000.97 Deficit ? ? ? ? ? Profit ? ? ? ? ? ONCE UPON A TIME when Automobiles were as Scarce as the Girl who Doesn ' t use Powder and Sounded like Prof. Scott quietly Lecturing to his Class, there Came to this University a Man. Who had a great Ambition. He Wanted to Write a Cornhusker that No One could Crab. After accumulating all the loose Fraternity Pins Possible and Pulling wires with The Political Lights, who Wear Loud Neckties, live At fraternity Houses and talk familiarly With The Professors, he was Duly ( ?) elected to The Job. Time Flew. January first Arrived and no Senior Pictures. February first no Pictures. March first No pictures, and so ON ad infinitum. On April the 15th the printing establishment Burned, ( n May first His Fraternity Brothers Started Writing the Student life Section. They Were surprised at The Number of their enemies. On May LSth the Lithographers Struck — ' " NO BOOZE — NO work. " Finally, after many trials, the book Appeared on August 29th. On august Thirtieth, the first Of his erstwhile Friends Arrived. On September First he Was Buried Quietly, in a Quiet Way, in the most quiet, Quiet village cemetery. MORAL — " Hell is paved with good intentions — and Cornhuskers. " Editors ' Note — We had some darn good stuff about H. Roscoe . " Anderson carrying Mild.red Whitehead up and down stairs over to the Alpha Phi house when she had a bum ankle, but upon his earnest solicitation we have decided to keep still about it. The doctor told us that if Anderson had had his way about it, the girl would have lost the use of the ankle for want of exercise. —457— ofW iF % Coi kaskGi- iAto the- r-UTURt L O CK NEWMAN N 3AYS EVERY BUSINESS HAS ns UPS AND DOWNS SYRON MCMAhON KEtPS UP HIS BOY SCOUT WORK ey D0l " 5 GOOD TO ' RNS " t E.U.Y 0 Y. GAYLE. VINCENT aRUBB, MU6IC NL VIUTCOSO C C NNOT Give UP HIS) LINE Ev EN A?-Teu. EiCHTV YEAUS COfH INUOUS UEONARD E0 ;A(1 ■M .WAY6 WAS " PULLINQ SOMtTHINC, •.LEVER EvtN IN COLUEQE. . iili ®. tt —458- v OMAHA WISHES The University of Nebraska continued success and ever increasing influence. OMAHA ASSURES Co-operation in any movement which has for its object the uplift of humanity and greater development of the state. 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Newens Grace Jeanette Welsh Rena Gilman m —465— NJ ■■ = = = — Hi or U N [ V E R S I T Y S CHOOL OF MUS I C SENIORS, 1919 LuEi.LA May Craig Helen Agnes Cherney Pianoforte Pianoforte FORESTINE LUCILE DaVIS Lela Bernice Hardy Pianoforte Pianoforte Hazel Hindmarsh Clara Cecilia Koudele Pianoforte Voice Florence Meyers Floy Rouse Pianoforte Pianoforte NiTA Samek Edna Jean Widdowson Pianoforte Pianoforte Ethyle Wilson Florence Nita Secord Voice Pianoforte TEACHERS ' CERTIFICATE Wallace Allen Cecil Hodam Frances Herr Ruth Oldham Ruth Olson MUSIC SUPERVISORS Mabel Bern DoRRis Nichols Ethel Biles Madge Plass Ethel Burnham Jean Protzman LuciLE Davis Genevieve Rose Donna Hayes Avis Russel EvABELLE Long Gladys Samples Mae LOUGHRIDGE Florence Secord • EsTEL Lull Alice Welsh Edith Miller Edna Widdowson m IN m -466— m m m m m —467— m ( i With B§w 9s) m The best may cost a little more, but is the most satisfactory in the end. This especially is true of flowers. We grow only the best. -:- -:- FREY FREY 1338 Street. Flowerphone B1324 LINCOLN, : : : NEBRASKA -468- m m " Quality IS Economy Arm Cloth Nebraska ' s Largest Ex- clusive Men ' s and Boys ' Apparel Store The Home of Hart Schaffner Marx All- Wool Clothes m m -469— m m It ' s interesting to see how many Nebraska men who know the value of being well and carefully dressed at all times come season after season to this store for their clothes. They ' ve learned to depend on FARQUHAR QUALITY; and come to know that the FARQUHAR label in clothes means real satisfaction. If you don ' t know us yet, you ought to get acquainted. We ' re at your service. FARQUHAR ' S The Heme of Cod Clolh-s 13Z5 O Street Snapshot Bill taking pictures from the Art Gallery Tucker-Shean Diamond Merchants Jewelers and Opticians Fleven Twenty- three O Street Expert Watch, Clock, Jewelry and Optical Repairing and Manufacturing Eyes Examined Free -470- m TURN THE SWITCH and your Westinghouse Flectric Fan will keep you cool and inspired. See our complete line, light, strong, grace- ful, beautiful and economical. The Lincoln Traction Company 937 O STREET m BE SURE TO GO-- iSfiere iiiQi SenJe Butted " Cbffee Delicious " NEVER SOU) IN BULK PAXTON QALLMIiEllG . g . ' i ! : i!|i . lll .., ' :, ! J. ' : " ' l . !i ! ! U[ III LJ],lL,... ! | -. " ' . " ' ! " r i l l m eif Ca.+k. m —471- m m See Yourself as Others See You M, l?®m p ){l A PHOTO BY DOLE EVERY WEEK At a regular timewewill callforyour clothes, clean and pres3 and repair them and get them back to you when promised. The cost to you will be slight — service the kind you will like. Fraternity Cleaners 222 So. 13th L9771 People ' s Grocery Foods of Quality with Prompt Service Our Method of Handling Fraternity and Sorority Business is simple and economical 1634 O Street B6557 m A SORORITY QUEEN ' S LAMENT Backward! Turn backward! Oh ! Time in thy flight. Make me a child again Just for tonight. My nose is all shiny, My hair is a fright. There ' s a wart on my back, And my feet don ' t track ; While there are corns on my left foot. As well as my right. Geshwender ' s Market The Shop with Better Meats at Better Prices " Ask the steward who trades with us " 1630 O Street B3179 m -472- m= m Values Always Greater H. Herpolsheimer Co. The Daylight Store An Old Store With New Ideas THE BARB ' S LULLABY Hush ! little barb, don ' t cry, You ' ll be a Frat man by and by, You can wear a shiny pin. And all the girls will ask you in, If you join old " Steala Pie. " You can wear a nice dress suit, And have a ring and seal to boot, While your glory will never die. If you come to be a mouse, Move out to the dear old house. And join old " Steala Pie. " Fenten B. Fleming The Jewel Shop 1211 Street Lincoln, Nebraska A. H. PETTING Manufacturer of GREEK LETTER FRATERNITY JEWELRY 213 N. Liberty St.. Baltimore, Md. FACTORY 212 Little Sharp St. Memorandum package sent to any fraternity member through the secretary of the chapter. Special designs and estimates furnished on medals, rings, pins, for athletic meets, etc. m m -store of courtesy, service and good values! (F " the most interesting department store in NEBRASKA! " LINCOLN ' S principal shopping center a store worth knowing! Lincoln Nebraska =J —474- M m Many Generations of Nebraska U " Students Have started their home building with our help. When you build YOUR home, let us talk to you about building Hard- ware, Rudy Furnaces, Stoves, Gas Stoves, Refrigerators, Kitchenware, Laundry Equipment. 1517 " 0 " HARDWARE B3346 REBUILT TYPEWRITERS ALL MAKES SOLD, RENTED AND REPAIRED TYPEWRITER SALES COMPANY, 122 No. 11th S t. LINCOLN, NEBRASKA Dissecting Sets Scalpels Seekers Laboratory Apparatus Microscopes and Accessories Chemical Glassware, etc., etc. Chemicals and Gowns KOSTKA DRUG CO. 1211 Lincoln, Nebr. m= m —475— m m and the Supplies for Them We Do Developing Printing Enlarging LINCOLN PHOTO SUPPLY CO. (Eastman Kodak Co.) 1217 O ST. m SERVICE FIRST In quality of light and power, Service First in our relations with patrons, Service First in meeting the demands and requirements of the most exacting. Service in supplying you with the latest and best in electric and gas appliances for comfort. Convenience and Economy. Yours truly, Lincoln Gas and Electric Light Company " . Lincoln, Nebraska =11 —476— m m ESTABLISHED 1818 MADISON AVENUE COR. FORTY-FOURTH STREET NEW YORK Telephone Murray Hill 8800 Clothes Ready Made or Made to Order for Dress or Sporting Wear English Hats and Haberdashery Fine Boots and Shoes Fur and Shetland Wool Garments Imported Trunks, Bags and Traveling Kits Send for Illustrated Catalogue Complete Clothing Outfits for Officers Continuing in the Service as well as for those preparing to resume Civilian Life BOSTON SALES -OFFICES Tremontcor. Boylston Street NEWPORT SALES-OFFICES 220 B E L L E V u e: Avenue BROOKS BROTHERS ' New Building, convenient to Grand Central. Subway, and to many of the leading Hotels and Clubs Try a Lunch at the Y. M. C A. Lunch Room Cafeteria Plan City Y. M. C. A. " SPA " 13th and P Streets Printers and Stationers GEORGE BROS. 1213 N STREET LINCOLN, NEBRASKA I l-L. RESCRIPTION MAniN IABV Pi m —477 m m HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS Graduation Day brings you to the turning of the ways. You must choose — perhaps you have already chosen — the path into the future that will lead you surely to your goal in life. Does your ambition point toward a professional or busi- ness career? Do you wish to become an educator, a scientist, an agricultural expert? Do you intend to pre- pare yourself for life ' s keen competition by thorough spe- cial training in ANY line? If you do, then the time, the money, the effort involved in a University course will count as little in comparison with the advantages it will give you all through life in efficiency, in sure knowledge, in the ability to make the most of the opportunities the years are sure to bring. Your State University, the alma mater of thousands of Nebraska ' s illustrious sons and daughters, offers you a well-rounded education in your chosen vocation together with the splendid experiences and fellowships of College life. For your leisure hours, there are the athletic field, the debating societies, music, dramatics, class politics — a host of pleasant and worth-while activities. Literature describing the University and its manifold activities has been especially prepared for distribution to 1919 Seniors. Send for YOUR copy— it will be of help to you in making your plans for the future. Address the Registrar — University of Nebraska Lincoln, Nebraska UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA Colleges and Schools The Graduate College The College of Arts and Sciences The Teachers ' College The College of Agriculture The College of Engineering The College of Law The College of Medicine The College of Pharmacy The College of Business Administration The College of Dentistry The School of Fine Arts The Teachers College High School The Schools of Agriculture The Summer Session University Extension Courses SUMMER SESSION OPENS JUNE 2, 1919 FIRST SEMESTER REGISTRATION SEPT. 17-20, 1919 m —478— m m I The Nebraska Hotel Company ' s Chain of Hotels Home Office — Lincoln, Nebraska Comfort - Service - Courtesy The Fontenelle The Lincoln The Coates The Lincoln The Evan:. The Lincoln The Lincoln - - Omaha, Nebr. Lincoln, Nebr. Kansas City, Mo. Scottsbluff, Nebr. Columbus, Nebr. Franklin, Nebr. - Table Rock, Nebr. The Okeima Apartments Lincoln, Nebr. The 1 733 Ranch - Kearney, Nebr. (Supplying All Hotels) F. E. SCHAAF, President R. W. JOHNSTON, Managing Director m m —479- i m :q Rl HT ACROSS- THE IRZtT AND GET THAT Q00t AT THf LEGE 600 » m —480— m Saratoga Recreation J loors ON ELEVENTH AND P STREETS CHAS. N. MOON THE BIBLE ' S ONLY RIVAL NO FRATERNITY HOUSE COMPLETE WITHOUT ONE PRESTO CHANGO!! " HOW TO BE AN INNOCENT " by LEONARD KLINE Also author of " HOW TO CHANGE YOUR BOARDING PLACE AND KEEP YOUR HABITS " The author of this book through his own efforts worked himself from the Bushnell Guild House to the Phi Delt House. Mr. Kline ' s arrival at the Phi Delt House was entirely unsolicited and to him the credit belongs. This book contains an inspiring mes- sage for all wishing to be great, near-great or Innocents. Read the book and watch Wilkins. m m —481— m m KODAK FINISHING For the Amateur ENLARGEMENTS From KODAK Negatives Mail Orders Receive Prompt Attention! Frederick Macdonald (B®[]DDDOQ(S[P®BsiD [P[}D(S)i]®g][PSl[p[}D®[P 1309 Street Phone B4984 Lincoln, Nebraska Commercial Photos and Finishings In This Book Were Made By MACDONALD Group Photos Flashlights Box of Candy We are headquarters for following brands Apollo ' s Lowney ' s Woodward ' s Gillen ' s Chocolate Shop of Los Angeles Terminal Drug Store J. K. McDowell " EVENTUALLY— WHY NOT NOW? " m m —482— m m Established 1887 B1422 HEFFLEY ' S TAILORS r Importers of Fine Woolens Exclusive Novelties in Foreign and Domestic Fabrics, widely varied as to Price, Pattern and Quality. High Grade Tailoring for Men and Women Distinctive Specialties for Full Dress and Lounge Clothes. Special Prices on Graduat- ing Outfits. Women who desire Individuality will find our Garments are the Final Word in Smart Tailored Suits, Coats and Skirts. Experts in Cleaning, Pressing, Repairing and Artistic Remodeling for Men and Women. We invite you to inspect our Splendid Line m 138 North 11 th Street Lincoln, Nebraska m —483— m " YOUR FRIENDS CAN BUY ANY- THING YOU CAN GIVE THEM— EXCEPT YOUR Portraif i m m -484- m I " PRESERVE THE PRESENT FOR THE FUTURE " l?y Townsend m m -485- m m Distinctive Clothing Tailored to Fit At a Price that is within the reach of the Students C. L, Flodeen Merchant Tailor 131 South 1 1 th Street Telephone B3057 [E[i]ai[]OD@D®(i] [BcDoDs Used in the Cornhusker is sold by the CARPENTER PAPER CO., OMAHA and the LINCOLN PAPER CO., LINCOLN m -4S6— m m I lI1arrl5-Sartor 3ewelr (To DIAMONDS JEWELRY WATCHES CLOCKS SILVERWARE CUT GLASS NOVELTIES IN GOLD AND SILVER 1323 O STREET Limited $.03 a Edition copy " WHY BOYS LEAVE HOME " By " THE THETA ' S " m JUST OFF THE PRESS The Inr.ermojt Secets of f o ori y I ife No Woman Need Rfmain firgle After Reading This Book OUR LONG LIST OF CONQUESTS SPEAKS FOR ITSELF SENT ON REQUEST Preface by Herm Schroeder. Special articles by Mary Helen Helen Allensworth, Katherine Kohl, and Margaret Harmon. Hank Albrecht Sales Agent Published by Kappa Alpha Theta Jr. THE FAMOUS LADIES ' SMART WEAR NEW STORE AT 1109 O St. m -487— m m The Kowide Covers for the 1919 " Cornhusker " Were Created by C3l)e avi6 3, Policy (Tompany 633 Plymouth Court CHICAGO, ILLINOIS Our artists are at your disposal. Samples and suggestions will be sent on request. Just a Bakery Good Things To Eat Quality Our Motto The Folsom Bakery Phone B22 14 1428 O St. Charles W. Fleming Reliable Jeweler and Optician All Work Promptly Attended To Th-ee doo s east of Bank of Comme: cs 1311 Street Lincoln, Nebr. Excellent Cleaning For the better class of work, send your garments to ledivers m " Cleaners of everything Cleanable ' " We pay postage one way 1322 N St. B3316 Lincoln, Nebr. m —488— 1 m i m Let Us SOLVE YOUR BUILDING PROBLEMS ■9) Our Experience in the Building Line for the Past 10 Years Is Worth Something to You. We Carry Nothing But the Best Which Cost No More than the Inferior. Let Us Hear from You. NEBRASKA MATERIAL COMPANY PHONE B6655 LINCOLN, NEBR. ' ASK THE MAN WHO OWNS ONE " HE guests ' opinion of the formal is based, to a great extent, upon the beauty and style of the pro- grams. Pro- grams that will suit the most fastidious per- sons can be had at Graves Printery 244 NORTH IITH STREET WINDSOR BUILDING —489- m m m= =m Brigham ' s Cleaners and Dyers is the new name for East Lincoln Cleaners and Dyers with The same low prices prevailing The same satisfaction assured The same service maintained The same personal attention given The same liberal discount extended to Fraternities and Sororities for Exclusive Patronage. : : : Brigham ' s Cleaners and Dyers 2324 O Street FREE AUTO DELIVERY B3624-B6139 Students Headquarters for Drugs, Soda Water and Confections. : : Meier Drug Co. e " CHEW IT AFTER EVEHY MEAL " m -490— m m NEBRASKA UNIVERSITY ' S OLDEST AND BEST KNOWN SUPPLY STORE- HARRY PORTER ' S 1123 STREET SUPPLIES FOR EVERY DEPARTMENT THE BOOTERY Our Line of Very Smart Shoes Hair on The Door Knobs. 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