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The University of North Carolina at Greensboro I S- BocND AND Made Complete in the Establis MENT OF THE EDWARDS AND BROUGHTON PRINTI! Company, Raleigh, North Carolina NS p mi THE CAROLINIAN 1917 PuLlished by the Senior Class S ate Normal College Greensboro, N.C. FOREWORD THE purpose of this our Year Book is to record the events of the past year and to give a true picture of the life at our College. We hope that the following pages will give you pleasure. m i rOfss Boddie r. Forney DEDICATION THIS VOLUME OF THE CAROLINIAN IS DEDICATED TO THE FOUR CHARTER MEMBERS OF OUR FACULTY MISS MELVILLE VINCENT FORT MISS GERTRUDE MENDENHALL MISS VIOLA BODDIE MR. E. J. FORNEY IN GRATEFUL RECOGNITION OF THEIR LOYAL SERVICES TO OUR COLLEGE Had er Kennatte a.Daniel Editor ia Chief i.Bouldin CAROLINIAN BOARD CAROLINIAN BOARD SCENE IN PEABODY PARK COLLECT I % y JULIUS I. FOUST President BOARD OF DIRECTORS T. B. BAILEY Davie County A. J. CONNER Northampton County G. W. HINSHAW Forsyth County E. E. BRITTON Wake County J. Y. JOYNER Guilford County C. H. MEBANE Catawba County J. D. MURPHY Buncombe County J. L. NELSON Caldwell County JOE ROSENTHAL Wayne County OFFICERS OF THE BOARD J. Y. JOYNER. State Superintendent of Pub Ex-Officio. President A. J. CONNER, Secretary E. J. FORNEY. Treasurer EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE G. W. HINSHAW. Chairman J. D. MURPHY J. Y. JOYNER p v OFFICERS OF THE INSTITUTION JULIUS I. FOUST. LL.D. President WILLIAM C. SMITH. Ph.B. Dean of the Faculty WALTER CLINTON JACKSON. B.S. Dean of the College MARY M. PETTY. B.S. Dean of the Home Economics Department EMMA KING. B.A. Director of Dormitories ANNA M. GOVE, M.D. Physician E. J. FORNEY Bursar LAURA H. COIT Secretary MARY TAYLOR MOORE Registrar DAISY E. BROOKS Dietitian ESTELLE BOYD Housekeeper MARGUERITE BROOKS. A.B. General Secretary Y. W. C. A. ANNIE F. PETTY Librarian MARY MULLEN Assistant Librarian MARY TENNENT, P.B. Assistant Registrar JESSIE McLEAN Trained Nurse NELLIE McCOWAN Assistant Nurse ELIZA N. WOOLLARD Assistant Nurse BESSIE BELL Assistant in Dining Hall CORA MORTON Stenographer MINNIE QUEEN Stenographer " % T FACULTY JULIUS L FOUST. LL.D. President WILLIAM C. SMITH. Ph.B. English Language and Literature WALTER CLINTON JACKSON. B.S. History and Economics GERTRUDE MENDENHALL. B.S. Mathematics EUGENE W. GUDCER. M.S.. Ph.D. Biology and Geology ANNA M. GOVE. M.D. Physiology and Hygiene CLARENCE HEWLETT. Ph.D. Physics and Manual Arts MARY M. PETTY, B.S. Chemistry MARY SETTLE SHARP Expression VIOLA BODDIE Latin HINDA T. HILL. A.M. French WADE R. BROWN Piano and School Music CHARLES J. BROCKMAN Stringed Instruments and Piano MELVILLE VINCENT FORT Industrial Drawing and Art MINNIE L. JAMISON Extension Work in Domestic Science E, J. FORNEY Stenography, Typewriting and Bookkeeping JOHN A. LESH, Ph.D. Education ALMA LONG Domestic Art E. E. BALCOMB, A.B. Agriculture and Physical Geography FAY DAVENPORT. A.B. Physical Culture CHRISTINE R. A. REINCKEN German JAMES A. HIGHSMITH, A.B. Psychology CHRISTINE N. SOUTH. A.B.. B.S. Domestic Science JULIA M. RAINES Associate in Manual Arts CORA STRONG. A.B. Associate in Mathematics MARTHA WINFIELD. B.S. Associate in English VIRGINIA RAGSDALE. Ph.D. Associate in Mathematics JULIA DAMERON, A.M. Associate in Latin HARRIET ELLIOTT. A.M. Associate in History and Economics VIVIAN HILL, A.M. Instructor in French MYRA A. ALBRIGHT Instructor in Piano NETTIE PARKER Instructor in Mathematics ANNIE F. PETTY Library Methods MARY ROBINSON. B.S. Instructor in Biology ALONZO HALL. A.B., A.M. Instructor in English ELEANORE D. ELLIOTT. A.B. Instructor in English ETHEL LEWIS HARRIS Instructor in School Music KATHRYN M. SEVERSON Instructor in Voice Culture ' r FRANCES V. WOMBLE Instructor in English CLARA BOOTH BYRD Instructor in Commercial Departmer GEORGE SCOTT-HUNTER Harmony, Counterpoint, Organ GERTRUDE SOUSLEY Instructor in Piano LOUISE McCLELLAN, A.M. Instructor in German DORA ROBINSON. A.M. Instructor in English ALLEINE RICHARD MINOR Instructor in Piano MAUDE BUNN Instructor in Biology RUBY BRYAN, A.B. Instructor in English EDITH HAIGHT, A.B. Instructor in Physical Culture ELMA BARROW, A.B. Instructor in Chemistry STEPHENS CARRICK, A.B. Domestic Science INA EDDINGFIELD, A.M. Instructor in History LORA SULSDORFF Instructor in Voice Culture ALICE KOEHLER. A.B. Instructor in German GRACE RIDDLE, A.B. Instructor in French MARY McGAVOC. B.S., A.M. Instructor in English MARY F. SEYMOUR. A.M. Instructor in Physiology LIZZIE McIVER WEATHERSPOON Supervising Teacher in Training School ETTA R. SPIER Supervising Teacher in Training School lONE H. DUNN Supervising Teacher in Training School RUTH FITZGERALD Supervising Teacher in Training School SUE NASH Teacher in Training School JANE SUMMERELL Teacher in Training School MATTIE WILLIAMS Supervising Teacher in Training School ETHEL BROWN Supervising Teacher in Training School lOLA EXUM Supervising Teacher in Training School ELIZABETH FREAS, A.B. Teacher in Training School LAURA WARD, A.M. Teacher in Training School RUTLEDGE FEILD. B.S. Teacher in Training School GRACE LAWRENCE Supervising Teacher in Training School MAGGIE L. COBLE. B.P. Supervising Teacher in Training School 0n leave of absence r ¥j DR. CHARLES DUNCAN McIVER Founder and First President ' TRIBUTE List well to me, and I to thee Will sing a wondrous lay. Of a good fight made by a knight— A knight of yesterday. No glittering armor did he wear. No shining blade he bore; But just as valiantly he fought As those good knights of yore. Who in the days of chivalry. Had nobly gone before. His foe was not of humankind. His fight was not with man. But ' gainst the power of Ignorance He boldly raised his hand. And right and left did smite amain, And fearlessly did stand. He strove that every little child Whate ' er its lot might be. Should not in mental darkness dwell. But look abroad and see The beauteous light that knowledge gives. And giving, makes man free. And God be praised, the yielding foe He ever backward drove. Nor turned aside, nor e ' er forgot The end for which he strove. Strong in the strength that always comes From an abiding love. —A Knight of Yesterday, by R. D. Douglas, in the State Normal Magazine, 1906. i J A SHORT HISTORY OF THE DEVELOPMENT OF OUR COLLEGE At this milepost in our journey, the twenty-hfth anniversary of the founding of our College, it is interesting to review the splendid progress made from time to time, and to note the forces at work from year to year in the evolution of our institution into a real college whose name we mention with a feeling of pride. Perhaps the most satisfactory way of making this review at least in regard to the essential facts, is to make a chrono- logical study of events and their significance. 1891 The North Carolina State Normal and Industrial School was established by an act of the General Assembly. This was accomplished only after a hard struggle of ten years ' duration. Greensboro, with her favorable location, her offer of thirty thousand dollars and ten acres of land, donated by R. S. Pullen, R. T. Gray, E. P. Wharton, and others, was chosen as the school home. 1892 On October 5th the school first operied its doors for the reception of students, with Dr. Charles Duncan Mclver as President. During this year two hundred twenty-three students were enrolled. Out of this number there was a graduating class of eleven, all of whom, with one exception, were graduates of other colleges for women in the State. To train the minds of these two hundred twenty-three students, coming from sixty-eight out of the ninety-six counties, there was a faculty force of fifteen members. The dormitory capacity and equipment this first year were very meager, there being room for only one hundred fifty boarders. On the whole campus there were only six buildings. 1893 The school received its first appropriation since the ten thousand dollars donated in 1891. This appropriation amounted to twelve thousand five hundred dollars. This year the Young Women ' s Christian Association and the Cornelian and Adel- phian Societies were established. 1894 Was notable as being the year in which a young Nebraskan, William Jennings Bryan, delivered the Commencement address. This was the first appearance of the young Con- gressman in North Carolina. WT 1895 The enrollment had increased from two hundred twenty-three during the first year to four hundred forty-four in 1895. To accomodate the ever increasing number of students making application each year, two wings were added to the dormitory, a brick dining hall was erected, and a seven-room infirmary built. There was also a purchase of one hundred twelve acres of land north of the campus during this year. Perhaps the most remarkable addition was the establishment of a new public school consisting of six grades in charge of expert teachers, used as a practice and observation school. 1897 One of the conspicuous changes of this year had to do with the name of the school. It was now changed to the North Carolina State Normal and Industrial College. The first edition of the College Magazine came out in March of this year. More improvements were made. This year witnessed the erection of a new barn, a dairy building, and a greenhouse. 1899 The College was closed from November 21st through January 30th, on account of a typhoid epidemic. The Sarah and Evelyn Bailey Memorial fund was established by Mr. and Mrs. T. B. Bailey. They gave, also, one thousand dollars to furnish a memorial room in the contem- plated Students ' Building. This room was to be used at the discretion of the Young Women ' s Christian Association. 1901 In June, 1901, a fifteen thousand dollar practice school building was erected. June also was the month in which the college received a gift of ten thousand dollars from George Foster Peabody of New York. Five thousand dollars of this money was to be used on an educational park, consisting of one hundred twenty-five acres. 1902 The Students ' Building fund was started in 1902, and the corner stone of this building was laid. 1904 The event in the year that stands out most vividly is the fire which occurred on the early morning of January 21st, when the old brick dormitory, the kitchen, the dining room, and the laundry — eighty thousand dollars worth of property — were totally destroyed. However, a modern brick laundry was built during this year to replace the one destroyed by fire, and plans were made for other new buildings. " •r 1905 Dr. Mclver was elected President of the Southern Educational Conference. 1906 The death of Dr. Mclver on September 17th caused a deep shadow of gloom to be cast over the entire State. From the beginning, the two main buildings were heated by steam, but it was not until 1906 that the other buildings on the campus were heated from a central heating plant. 1907 Dr. Julius I. Foust, after filling the place of Acting President for one year, was elected President in the early summer. September 12th of this year saw the completion of the South Wing of Spencer Building at a cost of thirty thousand dollars. In July the Alumnae Association started the Mclver Loan Fund. Ninety-one counties were represented this year at the College, and the total enroll- ment, including the children of the Training School, amounted to nine hundred thirty. 1908 On December 3d occurred the dedication of the new science building known as the Mclver Memorial building. This handsome building was erected on the site of the burned building at a cost of fifty-four thousand dollars. The Students ' Building was also com- pleted during this year at a cost of sixty thousand dollars. There were forty-seven graduates this year, only seven of whom received degrees. The others received the regular College Diploma. 1909 This year is remarkable as being the year of full fledged bachelor graduates. This class began with nineteen Freshmen and ended with nineteen Seniors. 1910 The College Song was composed in 1910 by Miss Laura B. Weill. This year also witnessed the establishment of Founder ' s Day and the extension de- partment. On September 22d the election of members to the Students ' Council took place. This Students ' Council was to confer with the Faculty Council in matters pertaining to the government of the student body. This election was important as marking the estaTDlish- ment of a new form of government. On November 25th occurred the first inter-society debate. T ' g ' MT 1911 The new Infirmary, as we know it today, was first opened for inspection on March 18th. 1912 The College Chorus was organized. The completion of Senior Hall, now known as Woman ' s Building, was accomplished in t he fall of 1912. This is a handsome building, modern and convenient in every respect. In the spring of this year the first Old English Pageant was given with much success. 1913 Nineteen hundred thirteen witnessed the building of another brick dormitory. Kirk- land Hall, similar in every way to Woman ' s Building. 1914 A new pipe organ was installed in the Chapel of Students ' Building during this year. The standard of the College was raised. Heretofore the number of units required for entrance was eleven and a half. This year the number was raised to twelve and a half. Perhaps the event bearing most on the lives of the students was the beginning of a new form of government, known as " Student Government. " This was a great onward step, and the students, as well as the faculty were justly proud of the achievement. The adop- tion of this new form of government occurred in the spring. 1915 The College authorities, determined to make the College a first-class institution, again raised the number of units required for entrance. This year the number was increased another half unit. 1916-1917 Pageant year again. At last the goal for which those interested in the work of the College have been look- ing forward so long has been reached. We now have a fourteen-unit entrance basis. This makes us rank among the first-class colleges of the South. This year we have seven hundred twenty-five students enrolled, and a Senior class consisting of eighty-two members. The Faculty Council has a membership of eighty- eight. There are now fourteen buildings on the campus, in contrast with the six of 1892. All of these buildings are fitted up with modern conveniences. ,u«_T FACULTY 1893-1894 CHAPEL IN 1893 T VJ " T . ' ' ' __ _ -; r-jEP " 1 J u i lip W| .1 CLASS OF 1893 CLASS OF 1917 % ■ VIEW OF CAMPUS IN 1893 j 4 - = LATER VIEW OF CAMPUS tte a DISTRIBUTION OF STUDENTS BY COUNTIES IN 1893 DISTRIBUTION OF STUDENTS BY COUNTIES IN 1917 WT REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION IN 1893-1894 1. As to scholarship, the applicants, in order to be admitted to the Freshman Class, must be able: (a) To analyze any ordinary arithmetical problem; (b) To read any ordinary English page fluently at sight; (c) To answer fairly well questions on English Grammar, Geography, History of the United States, and History of North Carolina. 2. They should be sixteen years old and in good health. 3. They should send with their applications, which they themselves should write, statements from their last teacher as to scholarship and character. REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION IN 1916-1917 1 . Candidates for admission must be prepared to offer fourteen units as follows, a unit being the equivalent of a preparatory subject of five periods weekly throughout an academic year: English 3 units Mathematics 3 units Foreign Languages 3 units (Latin, French, or German) History 2 units Science 1 unit Electives 2 units 2. Applicants for admission should be sixteen years old, and in good health. 3. They should send with their applications, which they themselves should write, statements from their last teacher, as to scholarship, conduct, and habits of study. Siiiliiiliii IN MEMOmAM MARJORIE MERRITT 1913-1916 Class Mascot p SENIOR CLASS Motto: Persevere Norma Styron Sadie Fristoe Annie Simpson Pierson Sallie Conner Hope Watson. OFFICERS Fall Term President . Vice-President Secretary . . . .Tr Cr Frances Morri President Annie Folger Vice-President Grace Crumpler Secretary Juanita Puett Treasurer Lois Campbell Critic Margaret BIythe Historian Martha Biggers 1 estator Katie Pridgen Prophet Sadie Fristoe Statistician Alice Vaiden Williams Poet T r t ETHEL ARDREY, Fort Mill, S. C. House Vice-Presiaent ' 15- ' 1 6; Proctor ' 16- ' 17. Mount of Character: Her hand tells us that she will continue to do big things such as the one she did the night Forest House burned. We expect to hear of these. Heart line: Seriously affected by the showers of blessings since the fire. h.Ji WINIFRED BECKWITH, A.B. Rosemary, N. C. Cornelian Member of Students ' Board ' 13- ' I4: House Presi- dent ' 15- ' 16: Class President, Spring Term ' 16; President Classical Club ' 16- ' 17; Y. W. C. A. Cabi- net ' 15- ' 16. Mount of Character: In the distribution of gifts this, our Madam Toastmistress of the Junior-Senior banquet, was deprived of none, from the classical to the dramatic. She hasn ' t spent all of her time dur- ing the last three years studying; but then she hasn ' t found it necessary; so the result is the same. Destiny: She will continue to " strike " those she meets with her overpowering dignity. r f „ „mm MARTHA BIGGERS, B.M. Ridgecrest, N. C. Cornelian Chorus; Proctor. Spring ' 16; Literary Editor of Carolinian ■ 16- ' 1 7; Class Testator. Mount of Character: A package of ingenuity and originality. This she keeps distinctly to herself. We found it out finally, and have been making good use of her ideas ever since. Destiny: Happiness in which the chief constituents are a piano. Caroline, and some more dates like the " first date. " MARGARET BLYTHE. A.B. Brevard, N. C. Adelphian Class Critic. Fall 1915; Inter-society Debater 1915 and 1916; Hockey Team 15 ' . ' 16. ' 17; Member of Students ' Board ' 15- ' 16; Y. W. C. A. Cabinet ' 15- ' 16; Magazine Editor ' 15- ' I6, • b-]7: Class His- torian; Debating Club ' 16- ' I7. Mount of Character: She struck the debate trail early, and now she has become an orator of consider- able fame. Once during her Freshman year she for- got herself and studied quite diligently. Since then, however, she has adjusted herself better to college life. She makes good grades, but never lets work interfere with her college activities. Destiny: Davidson holds great charms for her. We would not be surprised if she made it her home. T RUTH BLYTHE, B.E. Huntersville, N. C. Cornelian Chorus: Proctor ' 14. Mount of Character: A brilHant head spects. A good student and comradi all One who tands at attention awaiting any command from ' 1 7. Kindness and usefulness characterize her nature. Life line: Eventful years-26. 35. 44. ISABEL BOULDIN, B.E. Greensboro, N. C. Cornelian Class Historian ' 15; Chorus; Editor Magazine ' 15- ' 16; Literary Editor Carolinian ' 16- ' 17; House Presi- dent ' 16- ' 17. Mount of Character: " To my mind " she is one of our number who possesses industry, cheerfulness, and sympathy. She has a big heart, a large part of which Alice Vaiden and brother " Vanderford " oc- cupy. Methinks I see a man— who is he? Destiny: Life in " Ole Virginia. " 9 y)ii ' m Mount Leafy, fc takes liff loafing, severance Life 111 LEAFY BROWN. B.E. Statesville. N. C. Adelpfiian of Character: We don ' t see one who sticks to close, steady rather seriously doesn ' t spend n She does her le: Mec displaying her per- iterest. Eventful years- 15. 24. 33. LOIS CAMPBELL. B.E. Salisbury. N. C. Cornelian Basketball Team ' 14, ' 15, ' 16, ' 17; Editor of Caro- linian ' 15; Dramatic Club; Chorus; Proctor ' 15. ' 16; Y. W. C. A. Cabinet ' 16- ' ! 7; House Vice-President ' 16- ' 17; Class Critic. Spring ' 17; Athletic Vice- President. Spring ' 17. Mount of Character: Happy-go-lucky " Pink " al- lows no " blues " around her. A healthy combina- tion of ability and lovableness is she. Another of our brilliant " headlights. " Heart line: Likes nothing better than a game of basketball except a pile of magazines. ' f GLADYS CHADWICK, A.B. Beaufort. N. C. Cornelian Proctor ' IS- ' 16. Mount of Character: While studious she is not over-serious, for she takes life calmly with a quiet, happy way and doesn ' t let things worry her. Destiny: An energetic and efficient newspaper re- porter. This work for the Senior Class has afforded her good training. SALLIE CONNER. B.S. Rich Square, N. C. Adelphian Proctor ' 16: Class Treasurer, Fall ' 16. Mount of Character: fCeeps up her work Skillful in the art of handling money, this resulting from the amount of practice she received as Senior Class Treasurer. Destiny: Success in scientific achievements. She already goes into raptures over the dissection of a frog. - ' % HATTIE MAE COVINGTON. B.M. Wadesboro, N. C. Cornelian Secretary Athletic Association ' 15; Vice-President Athletic Association ' 16; Students ' Board ' 15- ' 16; Chorus Life line: Medium length, great vitality— see ' 1 7 ' s athletic record. Mount of Character: What would we do without her musical ability and extraordinary common sense? Destiny: Pink cheeks, bright eyes, and a sunny smile help along in the search after happmess. With such means should not the result be just whatever she would like most? OLIVERA COX, B.M. Winterville, N. C. Adelphian Chorus. Mount of Character: The quality and quantity of her work inspire the awe of the other B.M. stu- dents. Her ability is shown by the fact that she can drop out for two months and still keep in the Life line: Short. Wonderful " recuperative " abil- ' l p! 01 ss rafgn fc J GRACE CRUMPLER. B.E. Clinton, N. C. Cornelian Chorus; Class Secretary. Spring ' 17. Mount of Character: Grace has the gift of doing things well. Especially is she skillful with her hands. Behold what records show: Sophomore Sewing 1 Junior Manual Arts I Senior Manual Arts I Life line: Medium. Vocal organs wear out soon. Destiny: Author of brilliant novel entitled " The Gift of Gab. " ANNIE DANIEL, B.E. Salisbury, N. C. . delphian Hockey Team ' B- ' M. ■15- ' 16; Basketball Team ' 14, ' 15. ' 16. ' 17; Students ' Board ' ]5-lb: Athletic Vice-President ' 14; Dramatic Club; President Ath- letic Association " 1 6- ' 17; Assistant Business Manager Carolinian ' 16- ' 17. Mount of Character: An athlete of ability, pre- siding with great " boosting " force as president of the Athletic Association. Destiny: Will outrival the Penny Brothers as auctioneers on account of the carrying quality of her r i ¥j SisS SHS ESTELLE DILLON. B.E. Tuscarora. N. C. Cornelian President Class. Spring ' 15; Marshal ■15- ' 16; Legis- lative Board ■I4--15: Hockey Team ' 14. ' 15. ' 16, ' 17; Basketball Team ' 14- ' 15; Orchestra; Vice-President Student Government Association ' 1 6- ' 17. Mount of Character: Clear interpretation of " Roberts ' Rules of Order. " Has an " uncommon fine " tendency toward nodding at such exciting times as Observation Period in the Training School. A woman of immovable convictions, a real Chester- field in her manners, we honor the president of our Sophomore year. GLADYS EMERSON. B.S. Salisbury. N. C. Cornelian Chorus; Dramatic Club; Vice-President Athletic Association ' 16- ' 17; Cheer Leader Class. Fall ' 16; Proctor ' 15- ' 16; Hockey Team 14. ' 15. ' 16. ' 17. Mount of Character: This robust lass hails from Salisbury! Happy-go-lucky, good-natured, easy-go- ing, and an athlete of no mean ability. Life line: Very long. Strong constitution. Event- ful years-17. 21, 29. 35. WT m tv. ELIZABETH EVANS. B.E. Lexington. N. C. Cornelian Athletic Vice-President MS; Proctor lb. Mo MARY FISHER, B.E. Concord. N. C. Cornelian Character: Diligence i: Character: This hand tells us. if we especially the performance of h didn ' t already know, that she is one of our most athletic, most solid, serious workers, methodical and painstaking. Heart line: Greatest desire — to play hockey, bas- ketball and tennis all at the same time. She has not labored in vain, for she stands of 191 7 ' s models for correct posture. W wr " b jA ANNIE FOLGER. B.M. Dobson. N. C. Adelphian Chorus: Orchestra; Proctor ' 15- ' 16: Secretary of Class. Fall ' 15; Vice-President Class. Spring ' 17. Mount of Character: No need of studying the lines in her hand after hearing the recommendations of the head of the Music Department. Her excel- lent work is not accomplished by over-practicing either. SUE FOUNTAIN, B.E. Tarboro. N. C. Adelphian Proctor ' 1 5. Mount of Character: An earnest little body, quiet and demure. There is a line, also, in her hand that tells that she is decided in her opinions and firm in her convictions. Destiny: Flappiness. Life line: Long. Constitutie condition as her spirits always i equally as fine IQU I b»-fe3 SADIE FRISTOE, B.S.H.E. Baltimore, Md. Cornelian Orchestra; Vice President Class, Fall ' 16; Proctor ' 15- ' 16; Class Statistician ' 17. Life line: Medium in length. The length of this line pleases Sadie, for if it were very long she would be unhappy lest she should outlive her room- mate Marguerite, her devotion to whom is great. Mount of Character: Sadie possesses a strong will and determination. To this the Seniors, es- pecially, can testify, for she bravely stood up under the struggle of getting the Class of 1917 some sta- tionery that pleased it. FLORA GARRETT, B.M. Burlington, N. C. Cornelian Class of 1916-Athletic Vice-President, Fall ' 12; Hockey Team ' 1 2, ' 1 3, ' 1 4, ' 1 5 ; Basketball Team ' 1 2- ' 13, ' 14, ' 15; President of Class, Fall 1913; House Vice-President, Fall ' 14; Chorus. Class of 1917-College Debating Club ' I6- ' 17; Class Cheer Leader, Spring ' 17. Mount of Character: Her hand tells her that she has recently joined an organization to which she has proved a very valuable addition — Class of 1917. Heart line: One of our musically inclined people who " dote " on teaching the younger generation how CAROLINE GOFORTH. B.S.H.E. Lenoir, N. C. Secretary of Class. Fall ' 13: Society Debater ' 14; Treasurer Student Government Association ' 14- ' 15; Proctor ' 15; Marshal ' 15- ' 16; Vice-President House ■|5- ' 16; Inter-Society Debater ' 15; Dramatic Club; Debating Club; Editor-in-Chief of Magazine ' 16- ' 17. Mount of Character: " Happy is the woman who can be scholar, poet, debater, financier, and writer and still be an intense woman. " This is 1917 ' s Woman of Letters. Destiny: We expect some years hence to hear of her practicing medicine. ALICE HALL. B.E. Belmont. N. C. Adelphian Chorus; Proctor ' b- ' ie: Vice-Presidei ' 16. ' 16- ' 17. Mount of Character: Deliberateness conscientious following of the right, along the way — these are a few of Alic Heart line: We see a fine, strong lir ness of purpose and devotion to Alma all that therein is. It House ' 15- of judgment, and a smile : ' s treasures, e of earnest- Mater, and ' p ' i ANNIE HALL, B.S.H.E. Belmont, N. C. Cornelian Proctor •14- ' 1 5; House President ' IS- ' 16. Mount of Character: Upright, straightforward nd prepossessing alike in mental and physical char- cteristics; and a student of infinite resources. Gen- rous in friendship and diligent. Destiny: She will sell her crown of glory— her air— for a fortune some day. FLOSSIE HARRIS. B.E. Salisbury, N. C. Adelphian Treasurer of Class, Fall ' H; Proctor ' M; Inter- society Debater ' 14: Dramatic Club: House Vice- President ' 15- ' 16: Marshal ' IS- ' 16: Y. ' W. C. A. Cabinet •15- ' 16, ' I6- ' 17: House President ' 16- ' 17; Debating Club ' 16- ' 17. Mount of Character: Broad, intellectual develop- ment running in the lines of debating, writing, ora- tory, etc. Destiny: As a personage of overawing dignity, poise, and command, she will succeed as an in- structor in college English. p SADIE LEE HOLDEN. B.S. Rocky Mount, N. C. Cornelian Chorus; Dramatic Club; Class Cheer Leader. Fall ■|5. Mount of Character: Our own indifferent, lovable " Kewpie " goes up street three times a week, dances one-third of her time, and still sends home more 1 ' s and 2 ' s than the rest of us. Heart line: Horribly fond of musical comedies. LAURA HOLT, B.E. Rougemont, N. C. Cornelian Vice-President Class, Fall ' 15; Y. W. C. A. Cabi- net ' IS- ' lb. ' Ib- ' l?; Proctor ' 15, ' 16; House President ' 16- ' I7. Mount of Character: Laura is one of the most whole-souled, one of the most conscientious of 1917 ' s crew. Weallloveher. Life line: Average. Why so long if so well? r w}¥r HARRIET L. HORTON, B.E. Farmville. N. C. Cornelian Secretary and Treasurer Classical Club ' 1 5- ' 1 6; Proctor • 5.- b; Chorus; Cheer Leader, Fall ' 16; Basketball Team ■13- ' I4; Debating Club ' 1 6- ' 17. Mount of Character: Here is a woman who smiles and smiles and knows not how to be a villain. She has a way of putting herself whole-souledly into what she does whether it be seconding a motion or originating and furthering a plan for the destruction of rats. NINA BELLE HORTON, A.B. Farmville, N. C. Cornelian Proctor ' 15- ' 16; Chorus. Mount of Character: A little brainier than the ;st of us, for she is doing in three years what we in with difficulty do in four. Life line: Eventful years- 15 (enters the Normal): 18 (graduates from the Normal). z w IS KJ) FRANCE S HOWARD, B.M. RIchlands, N. C. Cornelian Destiny: Hers is the life of unfaltering persist- ence, and this will be the reward thereof — success and a consciousness of work well done. Life line: Medium. Eventful years-8. 17. 26. 35. LOUISE HOWELL. B.S.H.E. Tarboro. N. C. Adelphian Proctor ' 15- ' 16; Chorus; Literary Editor of C linian ' b- 7: House President Mb- ' 17. Mount of Character: One of the " eighty-l who is always loyal to her class, unselfish in ways, and lovable to her many friends. Life line: Average. Not quantity, but qu of days. I w MAGGIE STATON HOWELL. Tarboro, N. C. Cornelian iCorn Chorus; Dramatic Club; Toast-Mistr Banquet 1916. Mount of Character: The oldest member of the Howell constellation. May be seen, rain or shine, on Friday night waiting for the car to take her down to the First Presbyterian Church for choir practice. Destiny: She has tried the " Sy Varieties " and it appears that she will have time for only a few years of Voice Training in New York before she finds just where her heart lies. DOROTHY HUNT, B.M. Oxford, N. C. Chorus. Life line: Short. Uses up her strength running after the breakfast bell stops ringing. Destiny: Will win fame in musical circles by the invention of a new method of keeping time with the chin. Her hands, which are made for musical pur- poses, will gain development by the constant chas- mm p mm m m THESSA JIMESON, A.B. Garden City. N. C. Adclphian Mount of Character: One of those rare individ- uals who are happy to attend diligently to their own business. Thessa ' s hand is one which will always be at your service. Life line: Long— life lengthened by honorable cessation from physical culture. JULIA MAY JOHNSON. B.E. Burgaw. N. C. Cornelian Proctor ' 15. Mount of Character: Artistically inclined. A fine, genial companion, possessing praiseworthy abilities. Destiny: Being cheerful, industrious, and per- sistent, she is sure to succeed. n SiiS t WKI NAOMI JOPLIN, B.E. Greensboro, N. C. Adelphian Chorus. Mount of Character: She is one of our " locals " and one who disregards rainy weather, distance, and other obstacles to attend a 1917 Class Meeting. She is as a student, diligent, as a friend, loyal and warm hearted. Lifeline: Long. Eventful years-16, 20, 25, 29. ERNESTINE KENNETTE, B.E. Chapel Hill, N. C. Adelphian Secretary of Class, Spring ' 16. Mount of Character: Behold a tendency to do things! Here ' s a sweet little maiden and a jolly good fellow at the same time; and as her hand says, she is always just the one to help you. Destiny: To make a second Miss Dunn— there ' s no better. ' - MADGE KENNETTE, B.E. Chapel Hill, N. C. Adelphian Critic of Class, Spring ' 14: Secretary Athletic Asso- ciation, Fall ' 15; Chorus; Proctor ' 15; Basketball Team ' 14, ' 15, ' 16, ' 17; Hockey Team ' 16- ' 17: Dra- matic Club: President of Class, Fall ' 15: Editor-in- Chief of Carolinian ' 17. Mount of Character: Her four years of college life haven ' t been for nothing. Little " Mum " — bless her heart! — knows how to do and how to help you do. Witness our Carolinian for 1917. Destiny: To enter into partnership with Lada and star in the " Ballet Russc. " RUTH ASHMORE KERNODLE. B.E. Washington, D. C. Cornelian President Class, Spring ' 14: Dramatic Club: Proc- tor; Annual Member Y. W. C. A. ' 14- ' 15, ' 15- ' 16. President Student Government Association ' 16- ' 17. Mount of Character: One of the first members of 1917 to acquire prominence on the Normal campus. She has never had to take studying seriously and has therefore spent her time in service for class, society, and the Student Government Association, She has a wonderful way of getting everything she wants done. Destiny: " For some are born to be great. " H ■ 0 FLOSSIE KERSEY, A.B. Greensboro, N. C. Mount of Character: Flossie believes in constant associations where books are concerned. Her studi- ous nature and the fact that she has been on the campus only one year have kept us from knowing her as well as we would like. We do know, how- ever, that she makes the most of her time and that we like her. HALLIE LEGETT, B.E. Wadesboro, N. C. Cornelian Mount of Character: Here ' s a 1917 model; slim, bright, pleasing in appearance, and with a high power engine. Life line: Good health, even though Aunt Mandy has been known to call her " peaked. " Destiny: She, as well as her " companion, Jo, " will find it hard to decide which ones of the sterner sex they like best of all. 10318; gft MABEL LIPPARD, B.E. Concord. N. C. Adelphian Mount of Character: " She is one who disturbs neither herself nor others. Would that she might give of her abundance of placidity to all would-be reformers. " A student— steady and steadfast. Destiny: Wins notoriety by rising in a meeting once and seconding a perfectly harmless motion. MINNIE B. LONG, B.M. Graham. N. C. Cornelian Chorus; Y. W. C. A. Cabinet ■|5- ' I6; Vice-Presi- dent Y. W. C. A. ' Ib- ' l?; Dramatic Club; Advertis- ing Editor of Carolinian ' 1 6- ' 1 7. Destiny: We expect a brilliant future for our well groomed, gifted Minnie B. She will direct the celestial choir in a larger church than Spring Garden just across the street. Lifeline: Short. Eventful years-6, 15,24,33. 42. - " ' vmi ' GRACE LUCAS, B.E. Lucama, N. C. Cornelian Fall ' 14; Picture Edil of CI; Carolinian ' 16- ' 17 Mount of Character: Studies on the second Fri day of each month, passes her work, and enjoys lif pretty well. Practicer of the laissez-faire theory. Heart line: A heart big enough for all of us. in eluding the Freshmen, to enter. MAYSEL LUPTON, B.S. Swan Quarter. N. C. Cornelian Mount of Destiny: Quiet and unassuming; con- servative in thought, yet recognized as a student of sound judgment and marked ability. Life line: Long. So is Maysel. ' " % 0 JOSIE McCULLERS, B.E. McCullers, N. C. Cornelian Mount of Character: " Jo " cares more for he " companion " than all the rest of us put together hence she has never given us as much of herself a we would like. We have glimpsed her capabilities however, and know that they are unlimited. She has a tendency to wander, especially " u] JUANITA McDOUGALD, B.S. Whiteville, N. C. Cornelian Hockey Team ' 12, ' 13, ' 14. ■16--17; Basketball Team ' 13. ' 14, ' 15; Athletic Vice-President, Fall, ' 12; Treasurer Class, Fall ' 14; Legislative Board ' 14- ' 15: Editor of Magazine ' 16- ' 17; Member of Student ' s Board ' 16- ' 17. Mount of Character: Has a healthy brain and is one of the literary lights of our Class. Rises to every occasion with a speech and is easily brought to tears at such times. Destiny: She will succeed Miss King as Dean of Dormitories. 1 w t t LOUISE MADDREY. B.E, Winston-Salem, N. C. Adelphian Y. W. C. A. Cabinet ' 4- 5: Proctor ' 14; Vice. President Class, Spring ' 15 I House President ' IS- IS- ' 16; President Y. W. ' 16; Secretary Y. W. C C. A. ■16- ' 17. Mount of Character: Everybody ' s friend fronr the jolly Senior companion to the Gibson twins Big in heart, big in character, she fills a big place ir the life of the campus and in the heart of each of us MAY MEADOR, B.E. Reidsville, N. C. Cornelian Proctor ' 16. Mount of Character: Perseverance shown in her constant attendance at summer school. Always at hand when there ' s anything to be done. Marked by calmness and deliberateness in speech as well as Heart line hich she giv An abundant supply of sympathy I T ETHEL MONROE. B.E, Biscoe. N. C. Adelphian Proctor ' IS- ' 16; Basketball Team ' B. ' 15. Mount of Character: Earnestness, quiet courage. and a heart which we would like to probe are a few of her possessions. Destiny: She will be as happy, in the future, in- structing the young, as she has been during her Senior year. JOSEPHINE MOORE. B.E. Greensboro. N. C. Cornelian House Vice-President ' IS- ' ia: Art Editor Caro- linian Mb- ' 17. Mount of Character. Works quietly and easily. Gets accomplished whatever things she plans. Her " I " on Teaching is the constant envy of those of Miss Dunn ' s Seniors who lack same. Destiny: Consult Elsie Sparger ' s and exchange the names. T gM FRANCES MORRIS, B.E. Mocksville. N. C. iation. Spring ' 14. Ath- 3; Class Treasurer ' 14; . ' 15. ' 16; Y. W. C. A. Club: Marshal ' 16- ' 17; Manager Magazine Adelphie Secretary Athletic Associa letic Vice-President, Fall Hockey Team ' 12. ' 13. ' 1 Cabinet ' 16- ' 17; Dramatic Proctor ' 15; Assistant Bu; ' 15- ' 16; Class President, Spring ' 17. Mount of Character: There are combined in her qualities of character, scholarship, and sportsman- ship which make her one of the most admired and best liked girls in our class. Destiny. The lines in her hand predict great things. " Mr. Ed " and " Miss Julia " will continue to be justly proud of their daughter " Fanny. " LILLIAN MORRIS. A.B. New Bern. N. C. Adelphian Mount of Character; Our smallest package! This lall package, however, has been capable of mak- nd 2 ' s for the past four years. ing I Heart lir and she ha Her heart, unlike her body, is large, lade many friends. T h - Orchesti Mount nelian So, much for nee ted. Life lin length of HELEN OLIVER. B.E. Marietta. N. C. Cornelian of Character; Quiet, unassertive. Helen, expert bookkeeper, has proved herself a treasure as well as treasurer to the Cor- iety. Not only this, but she accomplishes every organization with which she is con- Me Moderate in all things. EULA PARRISH, B.E. Smithtield. N. C. Cornelian Mount of Character: Modest, swe tie we have found her. She, too. is a and a genial, generous companion. Destiny: " To teach my flock I nevi p SADIE PATTON. B.E. Morganton, N. C. Cornelian Proctor ' 15. ' 16; Students ' Board ' 16- ' 17; Presi- dent Council ' l 6- ' 17. Mount of Character: A good thinker and a con- scientious student. Much study will not " make her mad, " for there are indications of intellectual strength. Destiny: We see in the future continuance of effective work. ANNIE SIMPSON PIERSON. B.E. Enfield, N. C. Cornelian Secretary Class, Fall ' 16; Proctor, Spring ' 15. Heart line: A sunny smile, a helping hand, bring happiness to others and never fail to reflect them- selves upon the giver ' s heart. Destiny: The ideal of her youth, her college years, and ripe old age— to be the wife of an Epis- copal minister. (Infinitesimal salary outweighed by large amount of happiness.) AGNES PETRIE, B.E. Asheville. N. C. Cornelian Treasurer Class. Fall ' 15: Proctor 15. 16; Secre- tary Classical Club. ' lb- ' 17. Mount of Character: Our scholar! Gets 50 per cent of all the " I ' s " given to the entire Senior Class. Liable to forget and speak Latin or German instead of English. A solid, serious worker and a good friend. ALICE POOLE. B.E. Greensboro. N. C. Cornelian Proctor ' 14: House Vice-President ' 15- ' 16: Critic of Class. Fall 16: Marshal ' 16- ' 17: Dramatic Club: House President ' 16- ' 17. Mount of Character: The microscope isn ' t neces- sary to show that this pretty maid knows a thing or two. Possesses a habit of making a " 1 " on Teach- ing. id (?) scho cher fo I(W1A W i ' r SMS caws LJ Ul CLARA POWELL. A.B. Warren Plains. N. C. Cornelian Leader of Student Volunteer Band. Mount of Character: One of the most earnest and solid students in college. Probably the steadiest in our bunch— always the same quiet, serious Clara. This she has in her list of assets: " Industry is not only the instrument of Improvement, but also the foundation of pleasure. " KATIE PRIDGEN. A.B. Wilmington. N. C. Adelphian ess Manager Magazine ' 16- ' l 7: Debating of peda- Club ' 16- ' 17: Class Prophet ' 17. Mount of Character; Shov gogical instincts. Has a strong tendency to dance by rule rather than by rythm. Life line: Long. A cheerful disposition tends to lengthen days. Destiny: She will make in reality as capable a housekeeper as she did in " Mice and Men. " r } ARTELEE PUETT, B.E. Dallas, N. C. Cornelian Secretary Class. Spring ' 15; Y. W. C. A. Cabinet •15- ' 16; Treasurer Y. W. C. A. ' Id- ' lJ. Mount of Character: " Artelia ' s " hand tells us that her sincerity of purpose and purity of character have sweetened the life about her. and that in the heart of every one who knows her she has a " non- refillable " corner. JUANITA PUETT. B.E. Dallas. N. C. Cornelian Orchestra; Proctor ' 16: Treasurer Class. Spring ' 17. Mount of Character: Industry, wit, and cheer- fulness are some of the treasures of this rich class- mate. Her note-books are always " up " ten days be- fore time. Even after she was energetic enough to take measles and miss a month ' s work she smiled on. m Wf wmn w m - s Q !kds MARIANNE RICHARD, A.B. Salisbury, N. C. Adelphian Editor Carolinian •13- ' 14; Proctor ' 15; Athletic Vice-President ' 16; Dramatic Club; House Presi- dent ' 15- ' I6; Students ' Board ' 16- ' 17; Marshal ' 16- ' 17. Mount of Character: The art of self-control and clear thinking is highly developed. Her usefulness to the Student Government Association is inestima- ble — for two years one of the finest Board members. Life line: Long. Good health due to happiness. VIRGIE RODWELL, A.B. Macon. N. C. Adelphian Chorus; Proctor ' 14. Mount of Character: Quiet, pleasant, and dig- nified, this product is respected by faculty and stu- dents. Hers has been the life of a good student, and a good friend. Destiny: vith Clara. She will teach French in the same school r ELLEN ROSE, B.E. Wallace. N. C. Adelphian Tennis Championship Beginners ' Singles ' 13; Hockey Team ' 14. ' 15. ' 16. ' 17; Basketball Team ' 14, ' 15. ' 16; Critic Athletic Association ' 15: Chorus; Y. W. C. A. Cabinet 15- ' (,. lb. ' 7: Member Stu- dents ' Board ' 15- ' 16; Editor of Magazine ' 16- ' 17; Advertising Editor of Carolinian ' 16- ' 17. Mount of Character: Decided opinions on all subjects. Bold determination. This young woman could sell you a set of furs to wear next July even though you had already taken 16 grains of strych- nine or turned on the gas. Behold our ads! Destiny: She will be at the head of a big busi- ness concern probably located in Greensboro. From RUTH ROTH, A.B. Henderson, N. C. Cornelian Secretary Class ' 14: Proctor ' 15: Inter-Society De- bater ' 16: Debating Club ' 16- ' 17; House President ' 16- ' 17: Marshal ' 16- ' 17. Mount of Character: Sincere, unselfish. Ruth goes about the campus constantly doing something to make the " other fellow " happier. We all sit by and wonder how she gets a letter written to every- body in the Infirmary every day in the week. Destiny: She will tour the country as a lecturer on the subjects " Billy-do ' s and Dont ' s " and " How to Debate. " % ETTA SCHIFFMAN. B.E. Greensboro, N. C. Adelphian Art Editor Carolinian ' 16- ' 1 7. Mount of Character: Light weight physically, but tips the scales of intellectuality and fine fellow- ship. Not only a good student, but a citizen who overflows with college spirit and is always willing to contribute her full share of energy. Destiny: Successful career as art editor of some reputable magazine or journal. MARGUERITE SHERRILL, B.E. Charlotte. N. C. Cornelian Mount of Character: A thoroughly good-natured. genial sort of person, happy and easy-going. As lig ' it of heart as the day is long. Lifeline: Medium. Eventful years-15. 24, 33, 42. « w EULINE SMITH, B.E. Hamlet, N. C. Adelphian Business Manager of the Carolinian ' b- ' 7. Mount of Character: Has the happy faculty of being able to be a cheerful fellow-student and at the same time a serious business woman. Life line: Average length — would have been longer except for 1917 Carolinian. Destiny: Driven to drink for the haunting fear that Madge will have measles again. GERTRUDE SMITH, B.S.H.E. Pilot Mountain, N. C. Adelphian Proctor ' 15, ' 16. Mount of Character: A steady worker and one able to discourse intelligently on the " Frog. " A serious student, cheerful, and industrious. Heart line: Affectionate nature. Quiet devotion shown mostly to Annie, her roommate, and little sister Minnie. Wt ov? QH 9 ELSIE SPARGER. B.E. Mount Airy, N. C. Adelphian Chorus; Orchestra; Treasurer Class. Spring ' 16. Mount of Character: Elsie is brilliant enough t keep up her regular work and star in extra music keep us from admiring her quiet dignity. Destiny: Josephine shall be with her always- perfect happiness for both. Stude NANCY STACY, B.E. Hamlet. N. C. Adelphian Council ' I3-14; Proctor ' 15; Vice-Presi- dent Class ' 16; Y. W. C. A. Cabinet ' la- ' l?; Chief Marshal ' 1 6- ' 1 7. Mount of Character: Nancy is able to keep her head under the following circumstances: Five min- utes before an entertainment, half the crowd still not seated, Mr. Brown ready to begin! She commands our love all the time, and when she dons the Blue and White Chiefs regalia she has us all fondly gazing at her in admiration. „ NORMA STYRON, B.S. New Bern, N. C. Cornelian Hockey Team ' 13, ' 14, ' 15, ' 16; Basketball Team ' 14, ' 15. ' lb; Students ' Council ' 13- ' 14; Executive Board ' 14- ' 15; Y. W. C. A. Cabinet • b-U: Marshal ' i6- ' l7; President Class, Fair 16. Mount of Character: Calmness and decision rest on " Ail ' s " brow, particularly when presiding over " ye olden " Senior Class meeting. Withal she is true blue. Destiny: She will surely be a social service worker as a result of the training in this line as chairman of the Y. W. C. A. social service c IRENE TEMPLETON, B.S. Charlotte. N. C. Cornelian Literary Editor Carolinian ' 16- ' 17. Mount of Character: Mathematical turn of mind. Works out a demeanor that is dignified. A person of solid acquirements and poise of character. Has her own opinions and sometimes shares them with us. t % mt ■ » » »r- r n nW HOPE WATSON, B.E. Wingate, N. C. Cornelian Critic of Class, Fall ' 16; Chorus; Proctor • 6. Mount of Character: Critical appreciation of her class, more so than usual in the Fall of 1916. One of 1917 ' s wits. Life line: Long. " While there ' s life there ' s Hope. " OUIDA WATSON, A.B. Carthage, N. C. Cornelian Mount of Character: Strong determination to get I ' s and 2 ' s on Latin continually. An earnest, steady worker. Destiny: The destiny line in Ouida ' s hand points decidedly toward a pedagogical career. The best we can wish for her is that she will always be able to teach a little " Charles. " ijfs5 «LlKl BESS WHITSON. B.M. Swannanoa. N. C. Adelphian Orchestra. Heart line: Have you ever tasted any of that candy? It is dehghtful— guaranteed to drive away dull care. Life line: Of great length— endurance gained from strenuous moutain climbing and violin and piano playing. ALICE VAIDEN WILLIAMS. B.M. Warrenton. N. C. Cornelian Class Critic. Fall ' IS; Chorus Class; Poet ' 17. Mount of Character: None of us doubt that this hand belongs to our musical genius. We pride our- selves also on having in her a second Marguerite Clark— demonstrated by her starring as " Peggy " in " Mice and Men. " We wonder how one small per- son can accommodate so many talents as she has. Destiny: She shall have her " Price " for happi- M SIlB m M sIb m Mm THELMA WOODARD, A.B. Pamlico, N. C. Adelphian Mount of Character: Only a few of us are for- tunate enough to be admitted into her inner circle. The little we know of her makes us feel that a deep friendship with this modest lady, this earnest student, would be well worth while. LOIS WORKMAN, A.B. Burlington, N. C. Cornelian Mount of Character: A woman faithful to every task, vigorous in every effort, and honest in every Life line: Very long. Eventful years — 15, 24, ' S SENIOR VOTE Most Accomplished Alice Vaiden Williams Most Persevering Sadie Fristoe r y Most Extravagant with Car Tickets Josie McCullers, Hallie Leggett Most Graceful " Pathetic " Da Grace Lucas T g«2 T Most Dependable Artelee Puett Typical Senior Winifred Beckwith Most Conscientious Laura Holt T ' g " CLASS POEM, 1917 Looking backward o ' er the pathway Trod in earlier days, Hand in hand with you. our comrades. We ' ve come now to parting ways. Shall we leave you but a mem ' ry? Nay! Our ideals, too! Golden milestones we ' ve erected; They shall be for guides to you. And those milestones stand forever Marking us to you. Standing for our best endeavor — All in us that ' s brave and true. One ' s for conscientious effort; One ' s for hearts that give; One ' s for bright Ambition ' s footstool; One ' s for truths that live. One ' s for hope, and one ' s for friendship; One ' s for helpfulness; One ' s for love of home and country — One ' s for God and righteousness. Fear we not to leave behind us These our mem ' ries bright; Our successes and our failures Can but help you toward the light. Alma Mater! Thou whose spirit Hovers o ' er us here! Be our guide, our inspiration. Be forever very near. Keep the light of truth still burning; May we faithful be: Ever home our hearts returning Alma Mater! unto thee! « LECTURE UPON THE CONTEMPORANEOUS HISTORY OF THE STATE NOR- MAL COLLEGE Realizing that this is the twenty-fifth anniversary of the founding of their Alma Mater, the Class of 1917 have thought it wise and expedient to present to the student body and friends of the college some portion of the history of the college. Naturally they considered the past four years of most importance, and therefore decided upon contemporaneous history. For this reason I have been engaged to give an illustrated or stereopticon his- tory of the Class of 1917. On September the thirteenth, nineteen hundred and thirteen, there was enacted upon the Normal campus an event of much importance, like in many respects to the coming of the Barbarians. The Freshmen arrived and were received with open arms, entrance exams, and Y. W. C. A. tea behind the Students ' Building (hot tea is supposed to neutralize tears). Most cordially were they received by the literary societies. Here you see a M m PICTURE PICTURE PICTURE 3 This instrument, imported for the occasion, is guaranteed to make of an evening dress an antiquated ruin and to be a vocal inspiration for the classic. " Bedspreads, Sheets. Pillow Cases. " An elaborate banquet was afterward given the new Cornelians and Adelphians in recompense for the painful goat-rites just undergone. In picture 2 we have the scene of one of the most elaborate formal functions of society given in the history of the college— the one given in honor of the debutantes by the Class of 1916. This is the large dancing pavilion of Lindley Park upon the Pomona Boulevard. Society Notes report " the elaborate gowns of tulle and silver lace, the delicious refreshments of marshmallows and coffee served on glistening cut glass and silver, the gipsy ballet given— all combined to make the Sophomore-Freshman party a decided success. " In Picture 3 we have the chosen leader of the debutantes now organized into the Class of 1917— the first president. Catherine Lapsley. Is there not a look of " persevere " about the lady? Were the picture tinted you could see that she wore blue and white. In Picture 4 we have a view of the first function ever staged by the now important organization. You notice that the gaze of all is bent upon the small object in the fore-ground. This is their class tree — a willow PICTURE 4 PICTURE 5 PICTURE 6 from Arcadia. You note their Arcadian costumes. As modern Gabriels and Evangelines they have just fin- ished the performance of certain rites around the little willow. In Picture 5 you have the leader of the class during the latter part of its first year— Ruth Kernodle. In collecting facts I find that the class prospered and grew in class spirit during her administration. Picture 6 is a scene from the Freshman af-Fair. given, it is understood, for financial purposes by the grow- ing organization. This shows the main feature of the Fair — the Maypole dance. It is well to note the grace- fulness of each figure, betokening bounteous material for future pageant dancers. In the background you notice a tent — this is the baby show tent. This netted for the class in gate receipts the enormous sum of $1.02. In Picture 7 we have a group of 1917 ' s first champions in the athletic phase of college history. Note the basketball in the foreground, so well held down. I am sorry to add they did not hold down the basketball cup These pictures present the tenor of important events in the first year of I917 ' s history. Now let us consider Year Number Two. the jolly Sophomore year. In Picture 8 we have here the presi- dents of the class, Genevieve Moore and Estelle Dillon. These statesmen had only 107 to lead in contrast to the 208 of the former year. As the entertained now chose to entertain in honor of the new arrivals, the Freshmen, the entire Sopho- more Class presented the drama, " Visions of Youth " — Picture 9, Note the various childish playthings repre- r{j ¥j PICTURE 10 sented— Peter. Peter, pumpkin-eater, and the dolls on eac at whose command all these personages appear. For once in the life of the class they were entitled tc " 1917. " You have in Picture 10 the winning champion their faces— " blissfully, supremely happy. " Have they r h end. the paternal Gen Moore as Father Time, •Win that For the w :up I inscribe upon one of the college ' s massive trophy cups line in hockey for the year 1914. Note the look upon :Ot obeyed ' ly ' s command- ed blue " ? This victory, the feast afterward given in the dining hall in honor of the team; in fact all the remainder of 19l7 ' s streaks of good fortune were inspired by a certain lucky star, a possession much revered by the Sopho- mores. Let me introduce you to Sophy Moore. 1917 ' s mortgage on luck. Picture 11. Nothing played a more determining part in 19l7 ' s life than an alliance, a deep and ardent friendship, formed with the 1915 Seniors at this period of history. You have in Picture 12 the captains of the two sister basketball teams being carted from the field of a strenuous game. They seem to be sharing honors equally, though the tournament cup has just been won by the Seniors. The spirit of the game we find recorded in college annals in the poem of one of the Sophomore songs — " Whoe ' er may win the victory What ' s the difference in the name? Don ' t you see. dear sisters. ' Tis in the family just the same? " loved sisters, the Sophomores in ;o Guilford Battle-Ground. You tuted the custom of Sophomore-Senior •t in Picture 13 the limousine and its Wishing to entertain th entertainment with a limousi gala-bound occupants. In Picture 14 we have the Hopefuls entertaining the Realities. Let me explain that those who, afte devastating Midterminal Storms were no longer Sophomores, formed the organization of Hopefuls. Thi ganization cooperated splendidly with 1917 as may be seen in the spreading of feasts in the lunch room. THE THIRD COLLEGE SPAN First. I call your attention to the presidents whose administrations covered this term— Madge, or Mum, Kennette and Winifred Beckwith— Picture 15. Now the center of Junior activities. Behold the Junior lunch room. Picture 16. This should suggest to i-seventeener divers call meetings, over the fact that the training-school inspector had found three Wf PICTURE 13 PICTURE M put in. " Also it should suggest the crumbs under the table leg and that Dr. Foust " refused to have hot wa inspiration for the Junior dirge — " The hours I ' ve spent with thee, dear room. Are as a string of sixes made: Each hour a period, each period lost Before Latin, before Latin. " In Picture 17 we have the A-Mus-U star, a Prima Donna from foreign parts— Miss Roth, imported for the A-Mus-U night in November by the Juniors. It is reported that the star attracted large crowds: gallery seats sold for $5. The event of the Junior year — the Junior-Senior Banquet, was a very elaborate affair, given a full column in the Greensboro News. In Picture 1 8 we have the ballet dancers from the Madison Square roof garden who danced at the function, danced around a lovely bed of violets grown in Woman ' s Building basement, between the hours of six and seven a. m. Those present were Juniors, Seniors ancf " their brothers. " The activities of the Junior year were appropriately ended by an " end " — Junior week-end. This repre- sented, in terms of the Smart Set. the Junior Season. The first day was set aside as the sporting season — field day. As usual 1917 came out second— almost first! Luncheon and dinner parties were given at which those present were " only the Junior Class. " We have in Picture 19 the final function, a Junior theatre party at the Bijou Palace. It is understood that the management put on a part of the serial, " The Iron ( la« c ;...ially for the occasion. $y|J i ) PICTURE 19 PICTURE 20 PICTURE 21 SENIOR ADMINISTRATION The administration we have at present is represented in picture 20. — Norma Styron. alias " Ail. " and Fannie Morris. Wishing to entertain the pillars of the college, the Senior Class, casting about for a suitable place, decided that a new building must be erected for the affair. Therefore on the site of the Adelphian and Cornelian Society halls they had constructed a luxurious colonial home. There the faculty masquerade ball was given at Christ- mas time. We have here in Picture 21 some of the leading characters in this house and heart warming. Note the elaborateness of their costumes. Durmg the first part of this Senior year the class was deeply stirred by a certain agitation, a yearning for symbolism, outward appearance. The slogan of this agitation was " How will we look at Commencement? " We have in Pictu re 22 a Senior looking as they all still long to look. In the early spring, stirred by longing for self-expression and for— the dollar — 1917 turned again to dra- matics and presented " Mice and Men. " You have in Picture 23 the brilliant caste. The star you see shining is Alice Vaiden Williams. I have traced this part of college history well nigh to the present day. If my audience is still interested, I recommend that they consult the late daily papers for the last activities of the Class of 1917. MARGARET BLYTHE. SENIOR CLASS SONG We ' re the Class of Nineteen Seventeen, A group of students true. We ' re working all together Right valiantly to do. We ' ll be courageous ever. With cheerful hearts endeavor. Our motto, " Persevere, " our song To guide our path along. Oh, Class of Nineteen Seventeen, As we forward press. Life ' s race is all before us Ere the goal success. Not unmindful of the end. May we our moments wisely spend: To our colors always true. To our steadfast White and Blue. Dear Class of Nineteen Seventeen, Our hearts will turn to thee In love and reverence ever When we must severed be. As we wander far apart. May each carry in her heart Ideals that will ever be Worthy. Class, of thee - Ai JUNIOR CLASS Motto: Alethia Flower: White Ro Madelyn Thompson MiUred Ellis Leafy Spear Jessie McKee Elizabeth Rountree Nell Bishop Margaret Matthews, , Sue Ramsey Johnston. Ethel Craig Susie Brady OFFICERS Fall Term President Vice-President Secretary Treasurer Critic Spring Term President Vice-President Secretary Treasurer Critic t glj r l! 1 i •;! r wk Rountrej. Bonej BrovA n rOcKee Q ® Q ® 4 w ' Johnson Murrill Mc Iwer P T ilv X W MaUhews S.Brady rOcCullers ' Dosiar Draper Yokely Smith IF Tennant § S (g Q Hamngton B.Craig Ellis w Coleman W Parham A ik A .Ez i -Ui - -V w- Leach Hunt C.Brady Phmips Walker JUNIOR CLASS I Mj rr K®©0®] Lineberger Wilsorv JUNIOR CLASS Junior Joyful Jiuglei 4r : Upoutiiis CaToUmaa pd e yoa1l imd.my dears. ' ,o o -x A siory of (dbjnorm l kind,nvy dear . ' Li You ' ve guessed ihat from the pictures " " l ' roLLTid about of coarse BANNER J Where hi8 ddssmen boanddboLLt of course - u Observe at first in left locdllt im . . 1 JK f i ' es imaTi babe, wKo in reality , , y Holds tKe banner th.e_y won pla. inj Hockey. These VresfiTnen bounded Yound tUi eyed ' ; V severe li q ulte. - y They wre so reen , folks eved them ( eerly q uite. (Perhaps someone has looked at you that way Dortt joLL just hate to have them do that way !; The Sophomores diagnosed their case with triitK,thedea« Gave them a ' l isionof their Youta , the dcar5 Driuing away all Homesickness. i Now in He spnng when folks were tuckered out jou knew, V itk bacon,qrLt5,and teachers ' puckered pt von know. When all wercaskmq whjj the dicke]is thejj Couldnt have fried ckickeTi.tKe v Bedecked themselves in caps andaprons.Oh, ;ft below) f Behold the picture to the lefl And dveafine cabaret supper. On Field Da j when folks moaned How hot It is! The Freshmen said, " We U snow youL what It Is To outwit Sol and his humidity. Jast watch ijouug Qreen-and-Whlte ' s capiditjj ' In cool white middies we ' ll disport ourselues " In green sunbonnets we ' ll ca-vort ourselves ' And win first place in the marching. ' P :¥J Now Sophomores are ueru wise, I ' m told, Filled to the top with, enterprise j ' m told So NOW begins the great experiTnent. To split the Freshmerfs side with wrrimcnt They gaue a circus wild dTid YolUcking " With. animals and cIowyis so frcLlcking. If seemed as if it must be colicking To botiTice and roar in. such commof ion. Thanksgiaia daij _ _ Freshmen pug nacLoaslu CKallengedthe Sophomores dispufatiouslij To pUy the natiorCs qameof ball uou. know. Tke SopKomores rLLskeAtomeet thit call, you know, Tiie jcphomore brass band was subdued that day; Tke f earn left in a cKasteaed moodtlutdau Battlie learned how fo sit on a baseball! When cKarmin spring was in the weather Iken The Seniors and Sophomores tooet her then. Went OLit to camp ' mid woodland nooks and things To cook and tramp b bubbling brooks and things Theij built a fire and sang ' mid breezy dells 1 s With, iiells and stunts f hen ranq the treesy dells WjY j ifR yeus ana sTunxsinen rang ttietreesyi Wltn Sophomores ' farewell to the Seniors. Tbere are some thing 5 m life more precious far.methinb Than books or games or even annuals are mefhinks. Obseruethis Junior STnilinq at her " brotkef there In SeRLor dionity about to smother there. Theg go to feast on mints and pickles now Paid for with numerous lunch room nickles now At the Junior-Senior Receptioa. JUNIOR CLASS SONG Tune every heart, tune every voice. And high our banners raise. With one accord we now rejoice The Green and White to praise Nineteen-eighteen.we all love thee. May glory light thy name; In never failing fealty Thy daughters sing thy fame. Alethia. to thee we give Our service staunch and true. And ever, ever as we live We ' ll strive the right to do. To us through truth the commi Seems great, and all we ask Is Alethia ' s ever guiding light To be near Green and White. As through the world our ways • Howe ' er so far apart. No change shall ever, ever rend The ties that bind each heart. Thy shining light shall ever guic Thy glories never wane. For naught but truth shall e er O ' er Green and White to reign. FANNIE STERN Junior Class Mascot SOPHOMORE CLASS OFFICERS First terav Spring TER " 3)aviS eusHn • ' Red and White Flower: Red Ca Motto: Be Ready CLASS SONG, 1919 In Red and White our trust is placed, The Nineteens raise a song. For we in love unfailing To one body do belong. This body faithful to the end Will always be. and too. An honor to its name will lend By merits gained straight through. The Class of 1919 now And in the future years Will stand together for what ' s ri With courage in our fears. " Be Ready " ever leads us on Through paths of darkest night. But safely through the task we c A hopeful, shining light. The Red and White is all we need To make our spirits burn: To flaming colors full of faith With loyalty we turn. May we the classmat " Be Ready " keep in m " Be Ready " in our chi l9l9wilHind. part; I T SOPHOMORE CLASS Conley Albright McBride Alexander Sara All Elsie Anderson Netus Andrews Leontine Armstrong Pauline Benton Louise Black Annie Laurie Bonney Bessie Boyd Thelma Boyette Mary Bradley Marguerite Brawley Flora Britt Helen Burch Camille Campbell Louise Campbell Ora Cansler Bertie Christenbury Lucy Gay Cooke Pearl Cornwel! Marjorie Craig Carrie Cranford Charlotte Cranford Margaret Crawford Marriotte Credle Rebecca Cushing Ezda Deviney Alta Dewar Blanche Everett Eoline Everett Lucy Farlow Mary Foust Marguerite Galloway Mary Gaston Mary Gordon Susan Green Wilma Green Mary Parks Grey Mary H. Hall Aletha Hancock Margaret Harris Janet Harriss Arnette Hathaway Margaret Hayes Carey Heath Alma Hedrick Margaret Higdon Elizabeth Hinton Marie Hodges Harriet Holton Laurinda Hooks Bessie Hoskins Mary Howell Blanche Howie Mary D. Johnson Olive C. Jones Fannie Mit Keel Jennie Kirkpatrick Mary Lathrop Mamie Leeper Hilda Loftin Beulah Logan Isabelle McAllister Marguerite McDowell Thelma Mallard Emily Milam Belle Mitchell Louise Moore Willie Moore Macie Parham Isabel Paylor Catherine Philips Gladys Price Florine Rawlins Aline Reid Edith Russell Lucille Scarborough Imogen Scott Bessie Lea Sellars Evelyn Shipley Ethel Shore Ruby Sisk Mamie Speas Martha Speas Bessie Stacey Annie Lee Stafford Ethel Stout Kathleen Strickler Fannie Sumner Rebecca Symmes Elisabeth Thames Gordon Thomson Mildred Thorp Leta Tripp Linda Trogden Adelaide VanNoppen Frances Vaughn Mabel Vincent Frances Walker Alma Warner Helen Warwick Ruth White Addie Whitehurst Agnes Williams Theresa Williams Alma Winslow Mary Wooten Ruth Wyche Nancy Yarborough THE PIPER OF 1919 With head erect and eyes a-gleam the Piper stands a-tiptoe on the misty mountain top. Raising his magic pipe, he sends a clear, sweet call abroad over the land. Then he lovingly examines his instrument as he waits, listening. It is carved from purest ivory and set with blood-red rubies, but is mute and powerless until the Master Spirit of ' 19 breathes his soul into it. Once again he raises this pipe of red and white to his lips and calls insistently, pleadingly. Lo, from the hills and lowlands, from near and far, young maidens turn their steps toward the peak where the kindly Piper waits and watches. There is a strangely familiar note in his song and each heart is eager to find its meaning. As they listen to the minor strains which follow, they feel their own emotions expressed perfectly by the great Master Spirit. Gradually the tones grow fuller and surer, and the travelers begin to guess his secret. " Be Ready! Be Ready! " the music seems to say. " Be Ready, " each one echoes in her heart; and with firm and careful steps she marches upward to the rhythmic melody of the pipe. Who cares if the way is steep? Who cares if the wind blows cold? Each moment brings the Piper nearer, and each step brings new visions of the great country whence they have come, the country to which they will return after they stand erect at the Piper ' s side and make his glorious vision their own. But see! A cloud is drifting over the face of the mountain, and the Piper and his friends are concealed behind it. With the journey half completed, and the joyous song still sounding, we pause until the cloud has passed on, when we may see the journey ' s other half and know that glad moment when the maidens of 1919 shall reach their Master Spirit. RACHEL LIPSCOMB Sophomore Class Mascot 19 2 - s t ' 0 Colors: Lavender and Whit FRESHMAN CLASS Motto: Love, Ho Flower: Violet OFFICERS Fall Term Willard Coforth Mary D. Murray Julia Cherry Marie Richard Dorothy Gill Spring Term Lois Wilson Mary W. Abernathy Isabel Audrey Ruth Robinson Lucile LeRoy President ;-President Secretary Treasurer Critic -President Vice-President Secretary Treasurer .Critic FRESHMAN CLASS SONG Nmeteen-twenty, we re a loyal band Working all together with a steadfast aim. Seeking laurels that our class may stand Adding honor to our college name. To our colors we will faithful be. Lavender and White, we pledge to thee Love that we feel will strengthen thee. Honor that we know we owe to thee. Loyalty in work that all may see Our love, honor, loyalty. Under our banner of lavender and white. Proving our devotion to a steadfast aim. We strive ever upward to a greater height. To attainments that the world must feel In that life that we must lead apart. Thoughts of thee will linger in each heart: From thy influence we must gain our start. Ever mindful of our debt to thee. Showing how worthy our motto may be. By love, honor, loyalty. " Xx FRESHMAN CLASS Mary Winn Abernethy Ann Bruce Elsilene Felton Rachel Ivey Thelma Adams Catherine Burns Lena Ferguson Gladys Jackson Linnie Albright Carrie Burton Nellie Fleming Vara Edna Jackson Mary Alderman Rena H. Butler Glenna Floyd Lillian Jamison Ida Alexander Annie Louise Campbell Elizabeth Fox Marguerite Jenkins Rachel Allen Hennie Cannon Grace Frazier Minerva Jenkins Henrietta Alston Annie Lou Carr Mina Freeman Thelma Jewell Ola Andrews Ruth Carter Ruby Fuller Annie Maria Johnson Isabel Ardrey Josie Causey Mary Fulton Mary Johnson Helen Askew Ruth Charles Anna Mae Galloway Connor Jones Flonnie Atkins Julia Cherry Helen Gardner Cornelia Jones Bertha Avent Hattie Choate Ollie Gaston Gussie Jones Emma Bain Jessie Clarke Myrtle Gentry Jimmie Jones Annie Hall Baity Helen Clement Dorothy Gill Margaret Jones Annie Ballinger Rachael Clifford Mary Glenn Olive Jones Nell Bardin Catherine Cobb Carrie Mae Gobbel Patte Jordan Alma Barringer Natalie Coffey Willard Goforth Dandridge Kellam Sybil Barrington Lucile Collins Celia Goldstein Marie Kendall Vivian Bass Anna Conley Ida Gordner Linnie Kendrick Geneva Batts Jessie Conner Lida Greene Lila J. Kennedy Ethel Baugh Lillian Conner Ruth Greene Juanita Kesler Christine Beaman Gerturude Cooper Mary Kerr Hall Marie Kinard Mary Beckwith Douglas Council Ollie Harrill Mary Kincaid Lila Bell Oriene Covington Helen Harshaw Katie King Anna Bernard Benson Madge Craig Hattie Hartsell Janie R. Klutz Mary Benton Stella Creech Pearl Hatcher Quinton Knight Mildred Betts Banks Credlebaugh Rouss Hayes Edith Laidlaw Ellie Birmingham Lucy Crisp Rachel Haynes Estelle Lamm Leah Bizzell Beatrice Crouch Mary Haynes Clara Lee Lass.ter Ruth Blackwelder Elizabeth Davis Annie P. Heilig Blanche Laugenour Hessie Blankenship Louise Davis Ruth Heilig Annie L. Lawrence Pauline Bogan Onie Davis Mattie Hemphill Margaret Lawrence Ella Bohannon Eula B. Dean Lillian Hendricks Lucie LeRoy Florine Boone Thelma Dellinger Lizzie Hill Georgia Lilly Viva Bordeaux Lacie Dickens Carrie Mae Hodgin Glenn Lilly Evelyn Boyett Ila Dixon Norma Holden E. Marie Lineberger Mabel Boysworth Nellie Dodamead Mary Holdford Gladys Loftin Ethel Boyte Lucile Dowd Terrene Holleman Maude Long Sarah D. Bradley Lena Duncan Annie Hoover Bertha Lowder Annie Bramlett Virgie Eaton Josephine Hopkins Lois Lytle Virginia Braswell Margaret Elkins Ruth Houk Abbie McBryde Etha Broadwell Mary Eller Helen Howard Hattie McConnell Emily Brooks Veva Ellington Laura Howard Eliza McEachern Nell Brooks Edna C. Evans Reba Howard LaRue McGlohon Lerleen Brown Hilda Fagge Daisy Hunter Hortense McGregor Maggie Louise Brown Elma Farabow Emma Hutaff Emma Katie Mcllwean Sara Brown Lydia Farmer Ethel Icard Lucy Mclver Alda Bruce Annie May Fels Nina Ingle Elizabeth McLean T Katherine McLean Rebekah Mc Lean Jessie McNeill Ruth McPherson Eva Marsh Fay Martin Ruth Martin Hazel Maxwell Marie M. Meadows lone Mebane Frances Medearis Willie John Medlock Mildred Mendenhall Florence Miller Carrie Mitchem Gladys Monroe Maurine Montague Julia L. Montgomery Cora Moore Grace Moore Annie Moran Susan Morrill Margaret Morris Ethel Moyle Mary D. Murray Annaleen Nelson Mary Nesbitt Amy Overton Margaret Overton Ida Frost Owens Mary Bynum Paris Beatrice Parker Nolie Parrish Millie Pearson Grace Pegram Sibyl Penny Annie May Pharr Florence Phillips Altah Pickett Bessie Pitchford Ruth Polk Mary Porter Grace Presnell Katie Price Lola Privott Evelyn Radcliffe Margaret Ramsey Jessie Rankin Johnsie Redding Katie Redfearn Mamie Reiche! Marie Richard Lessie Richardson Alma Rightsell Emma Robertson Agnes Robinson Mabel Robinson Rozelle Robinson Ruth Robinson Olivia Rogers Violet Russell Iris Ruth Veritas Sanders Willie Scarborough Meade Seawell Margaret Sessoms Lou Sullivan Shine Helen Siler Irene Sinclair Dollie Smith Elizabeth H. Smith Elizabeth 0. Smith Laura Smith Marion Smith Minnie Smith Nellie Smith Winnie Smith Sadie Somers Macy Soper Pearl Southerland Daisy Stamey Jessamine Starling Agnes Steele Lutie Stephenson Elizabeth Stevens Myra Stone Mary L. Stover Frances Summers Hallie Sutton Clara Belle Swaim Elsie Swindell Nina Tate Ray Teel Lucie Thomson Nannie May Tilley Sallie Tomlinson Edith Tucker Veva Tucker Vera Turner Gladys Umstead Ethel Vannoy Ruth Vick Lucy Vickrey Irma Vidal Lyde VonCannon Lela Gray Wade Bessie May Walker Thelma Walters Marion Warren Mary Weaver Cora Wells Hazel West Julia West Blanche Westray Mary E. White Sadie White Blanche Wilhelm Frieda Williams Lena Williams Georgia Williamson Kathryn Willis Hattie Wilson Katherine Wilson Lois Wilson Mary Edna Wilson Mattie Spicer Wilsor Pearl Wilson Rosalie Wilson Mary Winfield Carrie D. Wooten Inez Wooten Ruth Wooten Elsie Yarborough Carson Yates Zoe Yoder JACK VAN LINDLEY Freshman Class Mascot w FRESHMAN CLASS HISTORY It was on a bright afternoon in October, and an eventful one for the students of the State Normal College, that two upper-classmen were strolling with a rather purposeful aimiessness up and down before Curry building. Intent upon the proceedings in Curry chapel, they carried on a disconnected conversation, with only a scattered word or two here and there. " Such a large class -unlimited opportunities, " murmured one. " My curiosity will surely overwhelm me if they don ' t hurry, " interrupted the other, as a burst of applause floated from the open windows. Upstairs in the chapel, several hundreds of eager voices were whispering prophetically. Presiding over the assemblage was Mr. Forney, whose experience with managing new classes made him capable of making any meeting parliamentary. " Does some one move that — " he began. A dozen voices clamored for recognition. In this manner the all important election of the first Freshman class officers proceeded. To the two impatient girls below the time passed very slowly. Nor were they the only girls who were interested in the Freshman class that afternoon. Finally the first girl ' s curiosity grew so intense that she could not control an exclamation. " If they don ' t hurry Vic, I think I ' ll go up and ask how they ' re coming on, " she said. " Well, Madelyn, I don ' t believe they ' ll have finished by supper; so I guess we ' ll just have to wait, " replied Vic; and she was right. As the bell for supper rang the Freshmen poured out of Curry to reply to the numerous queries thrust at them. After supper the meeting was again taken up, and the remaining officers elected. Thus, the infant class with its well-chosen leaders, took its first step. Henceforth, they were to step out alone, to fall, perhaps, but surely to rise, with the elasticity of youth — to grow even stronger and more independent. As " Tempus " showed his inevitable inclination to " fugit, " the heart of every Fresh- man was rejoiced by a mysterious invitation from the Queen of Night, bidding her to a festival. Being babies, the Freshmen were thrilled at the prospect of staying up at night, instead of being tucked away beneath the covers of their ignorance. Accordingly, on Sat- urday evening, the fourth of November, the infant class was initiated into the mysteries of Night by the hospitable Sophomores. From that time on, many unusual things happened for the youngest member of the Class family. Through various trials and defeats, the Freshman class bore itself in the year of its infancy, from having to sit for its picture, which you all know is the bane of childhood, to having mid-term exams. The many social honors given the debutantes of the season; the good hand of fellowship extended by the upper-classmen; and the friendly and faithful aid proffered by the faculty, they received with pleasure and appreciation. Thus, aided and encouraged, the baby class passed through the various stages of infancy, until it has at last come to the borderland of childhood. On their infancy, the Freshmen look back with pleasure; on the coming years, they look with desire — the strong and con- stant desire to fill their place in the life of the College worthily. COMMERCIAL CLASS Nancy Allred Mabel Cover Marion Overby Pearl Smith Clara Armstrong Mary Sue Hannah Ruby Patterson Hallie Somers Beulah Bailey Hazel Harrington Eunice Pearce Christine Tatum Elizabeth Barber Lillian Houston Catherine Pender Kate Thomas May Baxter Pearl Hunt Annie Pennell Doris Troutman Bernice Beischel Blanche Jenkins Murchison Pickard Julia Turner Daphne Bowman Lillie Kearns Godena Pope Mary M. Walker Lawrie Branch Margaret Kelly Nancy Ruth Pope Sue Watts Kate Brittain Lelia Lamb Ellen Pounds Grace White Florine Brown Ruth Lineberger Williard Powers Kathryne White Bessie Bruton Mary McCrary Clarice Presnell Sadie Wilson Marguerite Campen Bessie McKaughan Louise Rankin Elizabeth Winslow Grace Cox Mildred Matthews Mary Ratchford Consuelo Woodard Alice Crews Inez Middleton Lilla Rosenbaum Hattie Wooten Adaie Everett Ruth Morris Ruth Rudd Jessie Young Zeta Fetzer Virginia Morrison Lois Scott Lena Fisher Aileen Ormand Lila Slack Annie Fountain Katie Orr Eugenia Smith ™u J f ■ IRREGULAR STUDENTS Frances Albright Mary Willie Fisher Olive Mann Alice Smith Bertha Baker Lonnie Fuller Naomi Massey Louise Steele Lois Bynum Beulah Gage Nell Miller Anabel Stephenson Louise Caldwell Ulva Gillikin Mae Nanney May Valentine Genevieve Campen Maude Gregory Nettie Overton Elizabeth Wadswor Blanche Carter Lela May Harper Mary Poteat Belle West Carolyn Carter Ruth Helms Annie Pruitt Mary Willis Leontis Cheek Patro Henderson Annie Belle Ransom Estelle Womack Willie Choate Cleo Holleman Mary L. Rector Ada Wright Clara Davis Carol Hughes Elizabeth Reese Emily Young Mary Durham Ada Justice Ruby Rice Grace Edmiston Annie Lasley Mattie May Samonds Mary Faires Annie Lewis Clyde Shore f « YEOLD ENGLISH i Come pe gentles, maibg ant bames, jFuU blitljsiome bieto our jUlap ©ap gamcg, e lorblings too, of tisft bcgrec lattenb anb toot pe tneU parbce, tEtat gentle pleasiaunce noto anb tfjen pproUeb 16 bp ttje tDlfieSt men. eigl) to ! bull care abiap ! QTlje siun it gljinrtt) ebcrp bap. Plptlje Spring in garments green pclab Jiibg eberp tuman Ijeart be glab : a tftouganb maibg pour pleasure hjait 3n song anb bante anb jHap Bap fete. Bing rounb pe gentles. Squires anb bames, bjelcome toaits pou at our games. ?|eigl) to ! bull care abjap ! Ete Sun it Stinett ebcrp bap. Wl. €. gitnitl) t ttoofiftetn o ' clocfe §t Pageant Co pc ounb of QCrumpcts! tCtoentpfibe eralbg ge lorb anb Habpc of i»c iilap anb 9ttcntiant iWaibcnsi from pe i igf) cljool S (group of Jflap ole JSanterS c itiap olc Becfeeb toitt) ( arlanbs anb Bratun bp ©xpcn Cfjtmncp tDfcps, toitf) tljeir Uabpts, foUotocb tip 3 acb=inrtje= rcfn ge laperg in " gc m anb Crp Sifter Cupib " jWap ole ©anccrs anb iBlatksmittjS ge jHilb iWaib Banctrs gc Cfjilbrrn in gc (garbcn c |3casant Cljilbrcn gc Spirits of Spring ge Countrp ISanters; gc crsonsi in " Bt lap of t. §eorge, " toitfj tfjeir Bragon JSafecrS anb iflap olc IDanccrS omc of pc lapcrs in " §c Stoafecning of Spring " i ing 2t2aintcr noluballs Sciclc 3Jack Jfrost iWarcfj aaainbs jFrogS ungfjine Jfairiefi gc laperg in " 3 jllibsummer i igbt ' s Bream " iWorris Banters anb (gppfiics ge pageant ge J ofatjp Worses ge ©Itit 2iaioman laafto Hibtii in a fjot, toitfj ome of tt Cfjilbren iHap ole Bancerfi anb Cobblers ge Spirits of Summer iWap ole JBanccrfi anb iHinstrelS 0ti)tv laperg in " gc latoabcning of Spring " (©ucen of Spring J eralbs anb Sttcnbant jFlotoerS Cloubg fBirbS Jireejcs Puttcrflieg IRainbropg i oljin J oob anb jHaib jHarian, tuitfj pc persons; of tijeir lap fjepbcrbesscs anb fjeptcrbs g£ ?l|igfj tbool jHaibenS iHap ole JBancers! anb ebblersi §t Spirits of Autumn gc toorb Banccrfi e Jligf) c )ool Jgopsi iWotfjer @ooSe anb l er jFoUotocrg g£ Cfjimnep toecpg gc lapcrs in " as |3ou ilifec 3t " Jllap ole JBancers anb Ctnfeers ©e piritg of WHmter Jioabitea, tuitf) a (group of lUncicnt Britons OLD ENGLISH PAGEANT " A thousand maids your pleasure wait. In song and dance and May Day fete. Heigh ho! dull care away! The sun it shineth every day. ' W. C. S. Joy, beauty, vigor, quickened emotions, riot of color, abandon of motion, passion, am- bition, superabundant iie,— youth: Old England of Good Queen Bess. With a blare of trumpets at 2:15 on May 20, 1916, " dull care " was swept from the confines of our campus and old Father Time could but rub his eyes and pinch himself at finding himself anachronized three hundred years and plunged unceremoniously into that magical, mystical, mirthful, playtime, — A MAY DAY OF OLD ENGLAND There was the May Queen, always the center of the village common, the center, now, of the revels of a thousand carefree girls, pouring out the enthusiasm of youth and the untrammeled, hearty emotions of humanity in the dances and ballads which had formed the expression of the living personality of our race at its flood tide of creative power and awakened imagination. The May-poles in their rhythm of motion and weaving of color, the morris dances of grotesque antics, the graceful milkmaids and other workers, present- ing their trade or handicraft, exalted by the gayety and rhythm of vivified imagination : the groups of minstrels singing of passion, adventure, and, now and then, a bit of pathos, all united in the reproduction of this wonderful kaleidoscopic life, blending the realistic and the romantic, the grotesque and the exquisite, the humorous and the pathetic, and the crassness of the peasant dolt and the intensity of artistic sympathy of those old Elizabethan masters whose names are yet the conjure words of life and literature. Then there were the plays: — the old mystery folk play of " St. George and the Dragon, " with its varied characters drawn from history, legend and nursery tale, giving us the first crude form of English dramatic art as early as the fifteenth century; and " Robin Hood and His Merry Men, " giving us the spirit of adventure, excitement, chivalry, and law-defiance of the time, together with the hero worship and glamour always connected with that popular character of English history, tradition and song, " Richard the Lion- Hearted. " " Hue and Cry after Cupid, " that exquisite bit of poetry and art given us by " Rare Ben Jonson, " formed the last link in the chain of drama development before the matchless name— Shakespeare. " A Midsummer Night ' s Dream " and " As You Like It " were given, as were the others, in the open, in the beautiful settings of the college park; and ' twas here that Father Time forgot his wrinkles and joined the woodland revels of the sprites and fairies. At evening, all gathered again to the common to witness the wide range of Elizabethan England ' s varied life. As the May Day drew to its close the revelers, on bended knee in the light of the setting sun, raised hearts and voices in the Evening Hymn. r ■ u fc ' MT ARDREY AND TOUCHSTONE IN YE PLAY, " AS YOU LIKE IT " P u % T ROBIN HOOD AND MAID MARIA: T »1T r PUCK IN YE PLAY, " A MIDSUMMER NIGHT ' S DREAM " ■p T ¥j ' mj ommm T g« " " President VjcePresident Mabel (Jarvis ary Howell r OFFICERS OF STUDENT SELF GOVERNMENT ASSOCIATION f :1 Bouldin Poole HOUSE PRESIDENTS Alirr Woman ' s Building I nnr a Holt . . .South Wing. Spencer ie Harris 56 Howell . , 1 Roth itine Beaman . 1 Boney. . :y Porter . erine Wilson South Central Spencer Loui, Pnfh Juhus w, c. 1. FOU! Smith North Central, Spencer North Wing. Spencer Guilford Hall Filer Forest House .Watson House ADVISORY BOARD Miss Laura Coit Dr. Miss Emma King Mr. Mr. W. C. Jackson ' t REPRESENTATIVES TO THE STUDENT BOARD Sopho Specii Sadie Patton Marianne Richard Juanita McDougald Lola Phillips Lucile Reams Annie Bell Harrington Wilma Green Frances Vaughan Bertie Christenbury Veritas Sanders Willie John Medlock Mary Bynum Paris Virginia Morrison Sybil Penny These representatives, together with the officers of the Association and the House Presidents, form the Students ' Board, which acts as a judicial and executive council for the student body. T ' T g« " gregident Secretary Qrtelee ftiett Y. W. C. A. O FFICERS r } Y, W. C. A. CABINET T ' r STUDENT VOLUNTEER BAND Clara Powell, Leader Ruth Wyche Lula Disosway Sidney Dowty Janie Klutz " r FRIENDS OF THE ASSOCIATION t SCENE IN PEABODY PARK CORNELIAN SOCIETY SONG In joy and praise come let us sing. With anthem clear and strong. Let all Cornelian voices ring In free, exultant song: Of pride for that fair name we bear — Cornelia! Glorious word — To make us gladly do and dare. Whene ' er ' tis thought, whene ' er ' tis heard. We ' ll onward, upward, ever move. Our footsteps forward pressed; Together move in sister-love Unto the mountain ' s crest. To gain the fair, wide-spreading view Which round the mountain lies, And gives us understanding new. Enlightening our eager eyes. May Cornelia ' s name have ne ' er a stain From any daughter ' s deed. For her all glory will we gain And give her honor ' s meed: For firm and staunch we e ' er will stand Unto each other true. And loyal to our noble band. Hers — yea. her own. our whole lives through. ' fkmij} I CORNELIAN LITERARY SOCIETY FACULTY MEMBERS Mr. E. E. Balcomb Miss Elva Barrow Miss Viola Boddie Miss Ethel Bollinger Miss Daisy Brookes Miss Ethel Brown Mr. Wade R. Brown Miss Ruby Bryan Miss Maud Bunn Miss Clara Byrd Miss Maggie Coble Miss Fay Davenport Miss Eleanore Elliott Miss Ruth Fitzgerald Mr. E. J. Forney Miss Elizabeth Freas Dr. Julius I. Foust Dr. Anna Gove Mr. Alonzo Hall Miss Ethel Harris Miss Alice Koehler Miss Grace Lawrence Miss Alma Long Miss Cora McClellan Miss Mary McGavoc Miss Jessie McLean Miss Mary Taylor Moore Miss Sue Nash Miss Annie Petty Miss Mary Petty Miss Christine Reincken Miss Grace Riddle Miss Mary Robinson Miss Dora M. Robinson Mrs. Mary Sharpe Mr. W. C. Smith Miss Gertrude Sousley Miss Christine South Miss Cornelia Strong Miss Jane Summerell Miss Mattie Williams Mrs. Eliza Woollard p CORNELIAN LITERARY SOCIETY Thelma Adams Linnie Albright Rachel Allen Netus Andrews Leontine Armstrong Flonnie May Atkins Bertha Avent Beulah Bailey Bertha Baker Annie Ballinger EHzabeth Barber Vivian Bass Christine Beaman Winifred Beckwith Mary Beckwith B. Beischel Mary Benton Pauhne Benton Martha Biggers Nell Bishop Leah Bizzell Hessie Blankenship Ruth BIythe Pauline Bogan Ella Bohanon Isabel Bouldin Daphne Bowman Bessie Boyd Evelyn Boyette Ethel Boyle Sarah Bradley Cornelia Brady Virginia Braswell Nell Brooks Lerlene Brown Maggie Brown Sara Brown Ann Bruce Alda Bruce Belle Bullock Rena Butler Lois Bynum Louise Caldwell Annie Campbell Camille Campbell Lois Campbell Genevieve Campen Marguerite C Ora Cansler Annie Lou Carr Caroline Carter Ruth Carter Gladys Chadwick Julia Cherry Willie Choate Hattie Choate pen Bertie Christenbury Esther Clapp Jessie Clark Gertrude Cooper Inabelle Coleman Lucile Collins Jessie Conner Pearl Cornwell Hattie May Covington Grace Cox Madge Craig Charlotte Cranford Mariette Credle Stella Creech Alice Crew Beatrice Crouch Clara Davis Elizabeth Davis Louise Davis Estelle Dillon lla Dixon Nellie Dodamead Mary Dosier Lucile Dowd Vivian Draper Lena Duncan Mary Durham Mary Eller Veva Ellington Gladys Emerson Elizabeth Evans Addie Everette Blanche Everette Hilda Fagge Lydia Farmer Lucy Farlow Annie May Fels Mary Fisher Nellie Fleming Mildred Floss Glenna Floyd Marie Fortescue Annie Fountain Mary Forest Sadie Fristoe Ruby Fuller Beulah Gage Helen Gardner Flora Garrett Mary Gaston Myrtle Gentry Margaret George Carrie Goforth Ida Gordner Lida Green Wilma Green Ruth Greene Mary Parks Grey Annie Hall Aletha Hancock Helen Harshaw OIlie Harrell Annie Belle Harrington Janet Harris Mary N. Hartman Margaret Hayes Mary Haynes Alma Hedrick Ruth Heilig Pat Henderson Margaret Hendricks Mattie Hemphill Elizabeth Hill Elizabeth Hinton Carrie May Hodgin Sadie Lee Holden Norma Holden Mary Holdford Terrene Hollemon Cleo Hollemon Laura Holt Harriet Holton Ruth Houk Laurinda Hooks Annie Hoover Hattie Lee Horton Nina Belle Horton Frances Howard Helen Howard Reba Howard Maggie Staton Howell Carol Hughes Dorothy Hunt Kate Hunt Daisy Hunter Emma Hutaff Gladys Jackson Lillian Jamison Blanche Jenkins Marguerite Jenkins Minerva Jenkins Mary Johnson Sue Ramsey Johnson Julia Johnson Margaret Jones Connor Jones Olive C. Jones Cornelia Jones Patte Jordan Dandridge Kellam Margaret Kelly Fannie Mit Keel Lila Kennedy Ruth Kernodle Flossie Kersey Mary Kincaid Jennie Kirkpatrick Belle Kornegay Edith Laidlaw Lelia Lamb Clara Lee Lassiter Blanche Laugenour Annie L. Lawrence Margaret Lawrence Hallie Leggette Lucile LeRoy Glenn Lilly Marie P. Lineburger Beulah Logan Minnie Long Grace Lucas Maysel Lupton Jessie Marley Margaret Matthews Hazel Maxwell Isabel McAllister Mary McCrary Josie McCullers Evelyn McCullers Juanita McDougal Hortense McGregor Lucy Mclver Margaret Mclver Bessie McKaughan Ru ' " .cPherson K ' «, . lor Nia.ie Meadows ' -ne Mebane »c Medearis Mildred Mendenhall Victoria Mial Florence Miller Nell Miller Belle Mitchell Julia Montgomery Annie Moore Grace Moore Cora Moore Josephine Moore Willie Moore Susan Morrill Margaret Morris Mary D. Murray Gladys Murrill Mae Nanney Annaleen Nelson Mary Nesbitt Anne Newton Helen Oliver Katie Orr Marion Overby ■ ' SF Amy Overton Ida Owens Bess Parham Eula Parrish Sadie Patton Eunice Pearl Grace Pegram Sybil Penny Agnes Petrie Annie Pharr Dorothy Phelps Katherine Phillips Lola Phillips Annie S Peirson Alice Poole Godena Pope Nancy Porter Mary Porter Clara Powell Alice Presson Gladys Price Kate Price Lola Privott Annie Pruit Artelee Puett Juanita Puett Margaret Ramsey Louise Rankin Jessie Rankin Anna Belle Ransom Mary Ratchford Lucile Reams Johnsie Redding Kate Redfern Aline Reid Ruby Rice Alma Rightsell Agnes Robinson Roselle Robinson Lilla Rosenbaum Hattie Roth Ruth Roth Edith Russell Iris Ruth Veritas Sanders Imogen Scott Bessie Lee Sellars Marguerite Sherrill Lou S. Shine Ethel Shore Clyde Shore Ruby Sisk Lila Slack Pearl Smith Winnie Smith Hallie Somers Macy Soper Leafy Spear Bessie Stacy Annie Lee Stafford Jessamine Starling Agnes Steele Elizabeth Stephens Anabel Stephenson Lutie Stephenson Ethel Stout Marie Louise Stover Kathleen Strickler Norma Styron Hattie Sutton Elsie Swindell Mabel Tate Ray Teel Gordon Thompson Madeline Thompson Mildred Thorpe Nannie May Tilley Lillie Tomlinson Leta Tripp Doris Troutman Julia Turner Gladys Umstead Adelaide VanNoppen Ethel Vannoy Frances Vaughn Lucy Vickrey Ruth Vick Irma Vidal Lyde VonCannon Elizabeth Wadsworth Mary Walker Mary Elizabeth Walker Frances Walker Alma Warner Marion Warren Hope Watson Ouida Watson Mary Weaver Hazel West Julia West Belle West Blanche Weatherlj Cora Wells Sadie White Blanche Wilhelm Alice V. Williams Mary Williams Mary Willis Pearl Wilson Catherine Wilson Lois Wilson Mary Edna Wilsor Mattie Wilson Hattie Wilson Mary Winfield Alma Winslow Elizabeth Winslow Estelle Womack Hattie Wooten Inez Wooten Lois Workman Ruth Wyche Elsie Yarborough Carson Yates Zoe Yoder Emily Young ' h(l ADELPHAI ADELPHIAN SOCIETY SONG Shoulder to shoulder, hearts filled with devotion. With purpose not aimless, but earnest and true; United by all of the ties of deep friendship. We bring. Adelphai, our homage to you. We pledge to you loyalty, long and unending. Loyalty which will be firm, will be sure: Devotion we pledge you which never can perish And love which through all coming time will endure. In all that we do we shall never forget you. Each member will strive to gain honor, gain fame- Not merely to satisfy selfish ambition. But to add honor to your beloved name. Ever before us to point toward the highest. Ever beside us to lead toward the right. You. in the years now dim in the distance Will be, Adelphai. our clear guiding light. With courage undaunted, we ' ll march ever onward Up heights to be won along paths strange and new; But, now and forever, one great band of sisters. We ' ll be, Adelphai, still loyal to you. ADELPHIAN LITERARY SOCIETY FACULTY MEMBERS Mrs. Myra Albright Mrs. Bessie Bell Mrs. Estelle Boyd Mr. Chas. J. Brockman Miss Stevens Carrick Miss Laura H. Coit Miss Julia Dameron Miss lone Dunn Miss Ina Eddingfield Miss Harriet Elliott Miss lola Exum Miss Melville Fort Dr. Eugene W. Gudger Miss Edith Haight Dr. Clarence Hewlett Mr. J. A. Highsmith Miss Hinda T. Hill Miss Vivian Hill Mr. W. C. Jackson Miss Emma King Dr. John A. Lesh Miss Lora Lulsdorff Miss Nellie McCowan Miss Gertrude Mendenhall Mis ;s Alleine Minor Miss Cora Morton Miss Mary Mullen Miss Nettie Parker Mis IS Minnie Queen Mis ,s Virginia Ragsdale Mis IS Julia Raines Mr. G. Scott-Hunter Miss Kathryn Severson Mii iS Mary Seymour Miss Mary Tennent Miss Laura Ward Mri i. Lizzie Weatherspoon Mii ;s Martha Winfield ADELPHIAN LITERARY SOCIETY Mary Winn Abernathy Conley Albright Frances Albright Mary Alderman Ida Alexander McBride Alexander Sala All Nancy Allred Henrietta Alston Elsie Anderson Ethel Ardrey Isabel Ardrey Aline Arnold Clara Armstrong Emma Bain Annie Hall Baity Nell Bardm Alma Harrington Sybil Harrington May Baxter Selma Bell Anna Bernard Benson Mildred Betts Ella Mae Birmingham Louise Black Ruth Blackwelder Martha Blakeney Leone Blanchard Margaret Blythe Ellen Boney Annie Laurie Bonney Florine Boone Vera Bordeau Daisy Boyd Thelma Boyette Mabel Boysworth Mary Bradley Susie Brady Annie May Bramlet Laura Branch Marguerite Brawley Flora Britt Kate Brittain Etta Broadwell Katie Brooks Emily Brooks Bessie Brandt Brown Florie Brown Leafy Brown Bessie Bruton Helen Burch Carrie Burton Hennie Cannon Blanche Carter Josie Causey Ruth Charles Leonis Cheek Rachel Clifford Catherine Cobb Natalie Coffey Eliza Collins Anna Conley Lillian Conner Sailie Conner Oriene Covington Olivera Cox Bertie Craig Marjorie Craig Carrie Cranford Annie Criddlebaugh Lucy Crisp Aline Curtis Rebecca Cushing Douglas Council Lizzie Dalton Annie Daniel Onie Davis Eula Dean Thelma Dellinger Ezda Deviney Altah Dewar Lacie Dickens Lula Disosway Grace Edmiston Helen Elewent Marguerite Elkins Mildred Ellis Edna Evans Elma Farabow Mary Farris Elseline Felton Zeta Fetzer Mary W. Fischer Lena Fisher Annie Folger Grace Frasier Mina Freeman Mary Fulton Anna Mae Galloway Marguerite Galloway Ollie Mae Gaston Dorothy Gill Mary Glenn Carrie Gobble Willard Goforth Celia Goldstein Mary Gordon Susan Green Maude Gregory Mary Hall Alice Hall Mary Kerr Hall Mary Sue Hannah Hazel Harrington Flossie Harris Margaret Harris Pear ie Hartsell Hatcher Arnette Hathaway Rachel Haynes Rouss Haynes Carey Heath Annie Heilig Margaret Higdon Marie Hodges Josephine Hopkins Bessie Hoskins Laura Howard Louise Howell Mary Howell Blanche Howie Ethel Icard Nina Ingle Vara Jackson Mabel Jarvis Thelma Jewell Thessa Jimeson Annie Johnson Lillian Johnson Mary Johnson Gussie Jones Jimmie Jones Kate Jones Naomi Joplin Ada Justice Linnie Kendrick Ernestine Kennette Madge Kennette Juamta Kesler Mane Kinard Marie Kendall Janie Klutz Quinton Knight Estelle Lamm Annie Lasley Mary Lathrop Winnie Leach Mamie Leeper Estelle Leonard Annie Lewis Georgia Lilly Marie Lineberger Ruth Lineberger Mabel Lippard Gladys Loftm Hildah Loftin Maud Long Bertha Louder Lois Lytle Abbie McBride Hattie McConnell Eva McDonald Marguerite McDowf Eliza McEachern LaRue McGlohon Emma Mcllwean Catherine McLean Elizabeth McLean Rebecca McLean Jessie McNeil Louise Maddrey Olive Mann Alice Marrow Eva Marsh Ruth Martin Mildred Massey Mildred Matthews Willie John Medlock Irene Middleton Emily Milan Carrie Mitchen Ethel Monroe Gladys Monroe Annie Moran Frances Morris Lillian Morris Ruth Morris Virginia Morrison Elizabeth Moses Ethel Moyle Mary Moyle Naomi Neal Margaret Overton Nettie Overton Macie Parham Mary Bynum Paris Beatrice Parker Nolle Parish Ruby Patterson Catherine Pender Annie Pennell Florence Phillips Murchison Pickard Altah Pickett Bessie Pitchford Ruth Polk Nancy Pope Ellen Pounds Grace Presnell Clarice Presnell Katie Pridgen Isabel Paylor Mary Poteat Evelyn Radcliffe Florine Rawlins Ruth Reade Mary Rector Elizabeth Reece Mamie Reichel Marianne Richard Mane Richard Lessie Richardson Nell Richardson ' t Emma Robertson Nell Robertson Mabel Robinson Ruth Robinson Virgie Rodwell Olivia Rogers Ellen Rose Elizabeth Rountree Violet Russell Mattie Samonds Carrie Saunders Willie Scarborough Etta Schiffman Lois Scott Margaret Sessoms Evelyn Shipley Ruby Sidbury Helen Siler Irene Smclair Alice Smith Doliie Smith Elizabeth Smith Elizabeth H. Smith Euline Smith Gertrude Smith Laura Smith Mabel Smith Marian Smith Martha Smith Minnie Smith Nellie Smith Sadie Somers Pearl Southerland Elsie Sparger Mamie Speas Martha Speas Nancy Stacy Daisy Stamey Louise Steele Myra Stone Frances Summers Fannie Sumner Laura Sumner Clara Belle Swain Rebecca Symmes Nina Tate 1 Varina Taylor Bess Whitson Elizabeth Thames Julia Wharton Kate Thomas Laura Lynn Wiley Lucile Thompson Agnes Williams Sadie Tomlinson Frieda Williams Linda Trogdon Lena Williams Edith Tucker Theresa Williams Vera Tucke r Kathryn White Vera Turner Kathryn Willis Lillie Uzzelle Katherine Wilson May Valentine Rosalie Wilson Mabel Vincent Sadie Wilson Lela Wade Connie Woodard Bessie Mae Walker Thelma Woodard Thelma Walters Carrie Duffie Woote Helen Warwick Mary Wooten Sue Watts Ruth Wooten Blanche Westray Ada Wright Grace White Nancy Yarborough Georgie Williamson Jessie May Young Mary White Ruth White Addie Whitehurst r W- LucileReams HarOueritc Qallowav INTER-SOCIETY DEBATERS Query: Resolved. That the United States should adopt a graduated inheritance tax with an exemption of valuation below $50,000. Affirmative — Adelphian Margaret Blythe Marguerite Galloway Negative — Qirnelian Ruth Roth Lucile Reams Won by the affirmativ t «gJI ANNUAL INTER-SOCIETY DEBATE One of the most noteworthy and interesting events of our college year is the annual debate between the Cornelian and Adelphian Literary Societies. This debate is held on Thanksgiving evening in the chapel of the Students ' building. Great excitement is evident as the students gather to hear repre- sentatives from each society discuss one of the current economic prob- lems. Society spirit reaches its height at the end of the debate when all loyal Cornelians and Adelphians wait with tense nerves and bated breath to hear the decision of the judges. Each year members of the Faculty choose as judges three prominent citizens of North Carolina who are thoroughly acquainted with national affairs and can judge the speeches with careful deliberation. In 1916 Mr. R. C. Bernau presented to the societies a beautiful loving cup on which the name of the winning society is to be engraved annually. If either society wins the debate three succeeding years it will earn the cup as a permanent possession. Mr. Bernau ' s interest in the societies and the loving cup presented will be a source of inspiration for even greater effort to win the debate in future years. COL LEGE DEBATING CLUB The College Debating Club is one of the new organizations at the College. The need for more adequate training in debating had been felt for a long time, so plans were made for the organization of this club by the Inter-Society Debating Committee, with the help of a faculty committee. Ten members were elected from each society and the club held its first meeting November 8, 1916. The immediate aim of the club is to foster de- bating both at the College and throughout the State. The ultimate aim is to engage in inter-collegiate debate. McBride Alexander Martha Blakeney Margaret Blythe Eliza Collins Pearl Cornwall Marjorie Craig Marguerite Galloway Margaret George Carrie Goforth Flossie Harris Hattie Lee Horto Jessie McKee Alice Presson Lucile Reams Aline Reid Ruth Roth Elizabeth Rountree Laura Lynn Wiley Adelaide VanNoppen Nancy Yarborough P u STATE NORMAL MAGAZINE Cornelian CarolineGoforth. ' 17, Chief Juanita McDougald, ' 17 Margaret George, ' 18 EvelynMcCullers. ' 18, Assist BOARD OF EDITORS BUSINESS MANAGERS Adelphian Margaret Blythe. ' 17 Ellen Rose, ' 17 Eliza Collins, ' 18 KatiePridgen, ' 17. Chief " SHORT STORY PRIZE In order to make literature a more vital phase of our college course, and to encourage in the students the desire for self-expression, the Cor- nelian and Adelphian literary societies offer annually a five dollar gold piece to the girl from either society who, in the opinion of the judges, submits the best short story. This prize was instituted by Mr. Mathe- son who, from 1906 until 1913, was head of the Department of Educa- tion. Zeal and ambition for their societies causes students who have never realized their literary ability to enter the contest, and many interesting and clever stories are submitted for inspection by the judges. O. HENRY LOVING CUP The Adelphian and Cornelian literary societies, feeling that the High School girls of North Carolina should have a lively interest in this College, and believing that a prize for literary achievement would be a stimulus to literary effort, offered in 1913 a cup for the best short story written by a high school girl in the State. The societies agreed that this cup be called the 0. Henry Loving Cup, in honor of North Carolina ' s gifted son. After each annual contest the name of the winner, the winner ' s high school, and the date are engraved on the cup, and the winning school keeps the cup until the next contest. We hope that the 0. Henry Loving Cup will be a means of discover- ing some hidden literary genius among the high school girls of the Old North State. ■ f Tij THE PRESIDENT ' S COUNCIL The President ' s Council draws together the various organizations connected with life among the students -each striving necessarily to- ward a different end — and through their representatives unites each with a common aim, the College motto: Service. In this body which, true to its motto, meets for the purpose of discussing the welfare of the Col- lege as a whole as it is seen through the different parts, is found; one representative of each phase of college life, the heads of various organi- zations; president of the Athletic Association, presidents of the four Col- lege classes -Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, and Senior — , the chief marshal, the editor-in-chief of the annual, " The Carolinian, " the editor- in-chief of the College magazine, one member from each of the two liter- ary societies. Cornelian and Adelphian, president of the Young Wo- men ' s Christian Association, and the president of the Students ' Self- Government Association, who presides. This council is similar in a much smaller degree to the Cabinet of the President of the United States, being composed of the heads of departments and being created for the same purpose, an Advisory Board for the President of our Association. rr p THLETICS • ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION OFFICERS Annie Daniel President Gladys Murrill Secretary Elizabeth Thames Treasurer Eliza Collins Critic Gladys Emerson Senior Vice-President Mary Moyle Junior Vice-President Aline Reid Sophomore Vice-President Jessie Clark Freshman Vice-President Caroline Carter Special Vice-President Tfer T VARSITY BASKETBALL TEAM Claudia Cheek Captain Janie Ipock Center Madge Kennette Center ( Irma Reid Forwards - Annie Daniel ( Mary Gwynn Aline Reid i Caroline Robinson ■ Guards Jennie Kirkpatrick ) SENIOR HOCKEY TEAM CHAMPION Kate Jones Captain Frances Morris Wing Juanita McDougald Wing Annie Daniel Forward Norma Styron Forward Margaret Blythe Halfback Elizabeth Evans Half back Madge Kennette Half back Gladys Emerson Fullback Estelle Dillon Fullback Ellen Rose Goal Hattie May Covington Substitute Lois Campbell Substitute Ruth Kernodle Substitute Ethel Monroe Substitute - t SENIOR BASKETBALL TEAM Norma Styron Captain Kate Jones Center Madge Kennette Center Annie Daniel Forward Lois Campbell Forward Marianne Richard Forward Hattie Mae Covington Guard Estelle Dillon Guard Ellen Rose Guard Ethel Monroe Substitute Gladys Emerson Substitute ' - t JUNIOR HOCKEY TEAM Gladys Murrill . Captain Annie Newton Forward Mary Moyle Forward Bessie Brandt Brown Half back Mabel Smith Half back Vivian Draper Half back Laura Lynn Wiley Full back Madelyn Thomson Full back Sue Ramsey Johnston Wing Lucile Reams Wing Marie Lineberger Goal Naomi Neal Substitute Susie Brady Substitute Mildred Ellis Substitute r m - - . f » w m 1 fe% ' i.l-i «l « JUNIOR BASKETBALL TEAM Madelyn Thomson Captain Annie Tennent Center Mabel Smith Center Mary Moyle Forward Annie Newton Forward Vivian Draper Forward Annie Belle Harrington ; Guard Margaret Matthews Guard Frances Walker Guard Laura Lynn Wiley Substitute Marie Lineberger Substitute I n m «»f ] . i .m i i 1 :w ' r ■lAi mmtmwm ' :ii J KITl Mja mm «1Q -£k T Um fxHi W SOPHOMORE HOCKEY TEAM Camille Campbell Mary Bradley Willie Moore , Nancy Yarborough Aline Reid Marjorie Craig Kathleen Strickler Louise Davis Margaret Higdon Martha Speas Jennie Kirkpatrick Pearl Cornwall Janet Harris Bertie Christenbury Mary Parks Grey Captain Forward , , Forward Wing Wing Halfback Half back Half back Full back Full back Goal Substitute Substitute Substitute Substitute SOPHOMORE BASKETBALL TEAM CHAMPION Claudia Cheek Captain Mary Hall Center Rebecca Symmes Center Irma Reid Forward Christine Beaman Forward Rosa Oliver Forward Jennie Kirkpatrick Guard Rebecca Cushing Guard Aline Reid Guard f t FRESHMAN HOCKEY TEAM Mary D. Murray Captain Pearl Wilson Center Jessie Clark Center Lydia Farmer Wing Gladys Monroe Wing Sybil Harrington Half back Hattie Wilson Half back Patte Jordan Half back Terrene Holleman Full back Ollie Gaston Full back Mary Weaver Goal Geneva Batts Substitute " ■ ' tute tute tute Thelma Dellinger Marie Richard . Elsie Swindell . . Jessie Conner . Substi Substi Substi Substi fr» ' g! SPECIAL HOCKEY TEAM Caroline Carter Captain Clyde Shore Center Leonis Cheek Center Sue Watts Wing Frances Albright Wing Ruby Patterson Full back Virginia Morrison Full back Aline Ormand Half back Blanche Jenkins Half back Mary Poteat Half back Clarice Presnell Goal Annie Lasley Substitute Mary S. Manner Substitute Nancy Pope Substitute Pr FIELD DAY CHAMPIONS ' t % TENNIS CLUB The " Tennis Club " was born January, nineteen-hundred-seventeen. It was not the first of its family, for many sisters had been conceived and brought forth from the minds of the college athletes, only to enjoy a brief span of existence and then pass away. But these elder departed sisters were different in some essential points from the youngest and only surviving member of the family. The first came to life in a haphazard manner with the ultimate aim and only purpose of consisting of a number of the prettiest girls whose only requirement for membership was to assume a tennis-like pose for the " Carolinian " photographer. After this exhausting labor the club suffered a premature death. It was not so with the present flourishing sister, which came into being on a basis of real service — to make of ungainly, awkward maidens well-poised, graceful women; to give a wholesome source of fun; to furnish or equip with a form of outdoor sport which might be pursued after college days are over; to create a more general interest in the development possible from such a game, and to paint nature ' s colors where they should be— on a fair maiden ' s cheek. The progenitors saw that to accomplish this, two qualities should be present in the offspring — organization and interest stimuli. It was decided that only the best material should go into its composition, and the following scale of five points was evolved, three being required for membership. I. Service (total counting two points). 1 . Arm stroke. 2. Second serve. 3. Accuracy. 4. Speed. II. Net-playing (one point). III. General efficiency (two points). 1. Placing. 2. Backhand stroke. 3. Handling racquet. 4. Alertness. 5. Vigor of strokes. 6. Covering court. 7. Team work (in doubles). Three units constitute a point. At least one point, in which I must be a constituent, shall come from group I. That person winning highest honors at fall and mid-year tourna- ments is the Head-of-Tennis, while she who wins second place is Secretary-Treasurer. The members of the club and the physical directors act as coaches to those who wish to make the club. At the end of each month entries for club membership hold a tournament. To the person holding highest honors three times, a racquet is awarded by the Athletic Association. In January the first tournament was held as Rally Week, and the Tennis Club was launched on its career. I DRAMATICS ' tf JFm odie B ' Ddion m m$ C ns ) K. mM ette Pflk t Town k : 3 li« DRAMATIC CLUB i r TABLEAUX PRESENTED BY THE CORNELIAN SOCIETY t TABLEAUX PRESENTED BY THE CORNELIAN SOCIETY T y T TABLEAUX PRESENTED BY THE CORNELIAN SOCIETY T } X ¥T r t ' Ut l lf ®- TABLEAUX PRESENTED BY THE ADELPHIAN SOCIETY t " T p t ? «WMT t l A W$l WijWf] COLLEGE CHORUS n }¥T THE COLLEGE CHORUS SOPRANO Frances Albright McBride Alexander Sara All Henrietta Alston Bertha Baker Martha Biggers Nell Bishop Pauline Bogan Isabel Bouldin Marguerite Brawley Belle Bullock Camille Campbell Lois Campbell Julia Cherry Hattie Choate Hattie Mae Covington Grace Crumpler Mary Eller Hilda Fagge Lydia Farmer Annie Folger Elizabeth Fox Mary Fuller Flora Garrett Susan Green Wilma Green Alice Hall Rouss Hayes Rachel Haynes Mattie Hemphill Nina Belle Horton Maggie Staton Howell Marguerite Jenkins Minerva Jenkins Kate Jones Belle Kornegay Clara Lee Lassiter Minnie B. Long Eva McDonald Frances Medearis Annie Mae Pharr Dorothy Phelps Catherine Phillips Altah Pickett Godena Pope Mary Poteat Johnsie Redding Ruth Reade Ellen Rose Imogen Scott Lou Shine Evelyn Shipley Minnie Smith Elsie Sparger Martha Speas Gordon Thompson Edith Tucker Veva Tucker Lucy Vickery Sadie White Alice Vaiden Williams Lena Williams Mary Edna Wilson Mary Wooten Carson Yates ALTO Anna Bernard Benson Florine Boone Susie Brady Laurie Branch Hennie Cannon Catherine Cobb Charlotte Cranford Lucy Crisp Gladys Emerson Elma Farabow Elsiline Felton Zeta Fetzer Beulah Gage Dorothy Gill Mary Gordon Patro Henderson Sadie Lee Holden Laurinda Hooks Hattie Lee Horton Mary Howell Blanche Howie Dorothy Hunt Nina Ingle Naomi Joplin Cornelia Jones Annie Lewis Marguerite McDowell Marie Meadows Willie John Medlock Annoleen Nelson Margaret Ramsey Mabel Robinson Rozelle Robinson Mamie Speas Annie Lee Stafford Bessie Stacy Mabel Tate Mildred Thorp Adelaide VanNoppen Helen Warwick Hope Watson COLLEGE ORCHESTRA Mr. C, J. Brockman. Di. Wilma Green, Violin Ruby Sidbury. Violin Lucile Reams, Violin Belle Kornegay, Violin Hazel Maxwell. Violin Lucy Farlow, Violin Florence Miller, Violin MEMBERS Aletha Hancock, Violin Lillian Conner, Violin Ulva Gillikin, Violin Annie Newton. Clarinet Bess Whitson. Clarinet Juanita Puett. Cornet Estelle Dillon, Cornet Elsie Sparger. Cello Helen Oliver, Cello Fannie M. Keel. Bass Nell Bishop. Piano Virginia Morrison. Drums tt CLASSICAL CLUB MEMBERS Conley Albright Lizzie Dalton Gussie Jones Iris Ruth Elsie Anderson Lula Dissosway Jimmie Jones Virgie Rodwell Netus Andrews Vivian Draper Olive Jones Ruth Roth Ola Andrews Mary Dosier Annie Johnson Aline Reid Flonnie Atkins Mildred Ellis Patte Jordon Ruby Siske Annie Baity Eoline Everett Flossie Kersey Fannie Sumner Nell Bardin Veva Ellington Fannie Mit Keel Laura Sumner Barrington Elma Farabow Lila Kennedy Kathleen Strickler Mary Beckwith Annie May Fels Marie Kinard Veritas Sanders Winifred Beckwith Lena Ferguson Mary Kincaid Meade Seawell Annie Bernard Benson Glenna Floyd Katie King Helen Siler Leah Bizzell Lucy Farlow Mamie Leeper Macy Soper Louise Black Mary Parks Grey Winnie Leach Pearl Southerland Ruth Blackwelder Marguerite Galloway Mary Lathrop Jessamine Starling Margaret BIythe Mary Gaston Jessie McKee Lutie Stephenson Bessie Boyd Helen Gardner Lillian Morris Mary Stover Daisy Boyd Ida Gordner Margaret Mclver Frances Summers Susie Brady Willard Goforth Alice Marrow Rebecca Symmes Mary Bradley Mary Gordon Gladys Murrill Lucile Thompson Flora Britt Annie Belle Harrington Emma Mcllvain Nannie Tilley Rena Butler Hattie Lee Horton Rebecca McLean Gordon Thompson Ora Cansler Janet Harriss Fay Martin Irma Vidal Josie Causey Margaret Higdon Grace Moore Ruth Vick Gladys Chadwick Terrene HoUeman Naomi Neal Adelaide VanNoppen Julia Cherry Arnette Hathaway Gladys Price Ouida Watson Willie Choate Alma Hedrick Agnes Petrie Lois Workman Bertie Christenbury Bessie Hoskins Clara Powell Mary Walker Rachel Clifford Pearl Hatcher Katie Pridgen Ruth White Natalie Coffey Ollie HarrlU Dorothy Phelps Catherine Wilson Inabelle Coleman Annie Heilig Alice Presson Alma Winslow Lucy Cooke Ruth Heilig Nolle Parish Ruth Wyche Oreine Covington Annie Hoover Mellie Pearson Lela Wade Margaret Crawford Ruth Houk Lola Privott Hazel West Annie Criddlebaugh Ethel Icard Annie Pruitt Kathryn Willis Marjorie Craig Nina Ingle Jessie Rankin Hattie Wilson Thelma Dellinger Thessa Jimeson Elizabeth Reece Pearl Wilson Lucille Dowd Vara Jackson Marie Richard Katharine Wilson Lena Duncan Minerva Jenkins Edith Russell Elsie Yarborough UFe: Bmm$M:m Pt f ost Lovable 5tacy Most- Indi ' ffercnt Lucas COLLEGE STATISTICS n COLLEGE STATISTICS p " COLLEGE STATISTICS - Happiest The Parhams flU Round Kafe Joacs COLLEGE STATISTICS S LLf . . 50CIALLIFE p % " MENU MATERIAL Chicken Salad Sandwiches Ohves Orange Ice Cake Coffee Mints IMMATERIAL Toast Mistress Elisabeth Moses To Our New Adelphians Louise Maddry To Our Guests Laura Linn Wiley To Adelphai Sara All Dance To Our Sister Cornelians , Frances Morris To Our Faculty , Martha Blakeney To the Press Annie Folger ADELPHIAN INITIATION BANQUET Greensboro, N. C. Oct. 14— The Adelphian Lit- erary Society and a few favored guests made merry in the great dining hall at the State Normal College last night at the annual banquet following initiation of new members drawn from this year ' s Freshman class. Owing to the fact that there were about one hundred and fifty to be instructed in the mysteries of Adelphai, it was not until nearly 10 o ' clock that the many hundreds who attended were finally seated at the tables which surrounded the Greek temple where the chief event of the evening, the classic dance in honor of Adelphai. was staged; but the delightful hour and a half that followed was one of those typical college events that those who have once been fortunate enough to attend are willing to wait a night through for. Miss Elisabeth Moses made a charming toast- mistress, serving that part of the menu marked " Immaterial " as deftly as the chiffon-clad maidens who passed up and down between the long tables served the other, the " Material " course. Each health proposed was responded to by a representa- tive of those honored. Miss Annie Bernard Benson responded for the initiates, Miss Edith Avery for the guests. Miss Flora Garrett for the Cornelians, Miss Kathryn Severson for the faculty, and Mr. Gerald Johnson for the press. The response to the toast, " To Adelphai, " was a dance, remarkable in its beauty, which was presented by Misses McBride Alexander, Olivera Cox. Annie Daniels, Arnette Hathaway, Louise Howell, Mary Howell, Ernestine Kennette, Madge Kennette, Lois Lytle, Altah Pickett, Marianne Richards, Evelyn Shipley, Mabel Smith and Rebecca Symmes. The annual society banquets always draw num- bers of alumnae back to their Alma Mater, and the event of last evening bore some aspects of a reunion. r g r w CORNELIAN SOCIETY BANQUET Cornelians Initiate One Hundred and Sixty-nine GREATEST SOCIAL EVENT OF THE SEASON MISS HOWELL IN ROLE OF TOASTMISTRESS Greensboro, N. C. Oct. 15— The Annual Initia- tion Banquet of the Cornelian Literary Society of the State Normal College was held last night. At nine o ' clock Cornelians, both new and old, assembled in the banquet hall, which had been decorated for the occasion with smilax, maiden hair ferns and chrysanthemums in tall white vases, innumerable candles shedding a soft glow over all. Hood ' s or- chestra furnished music during the evening. The menu cards of leather carried out the shape of the society pin and bore the following menu: Fruit Cocktail Pressed Chicken Wafers Olive Sandwiches Stuffed Celery Peach Cream Gold and Silver Cake Cafe Noir Mints Miss Maggie Staton Howell of Tarboro acted as toastmistress in a most charming and graceful man- ner. The first toast given was " The Latest Link in Our Chain, " by Miss Laura Holt, to which Miss Hazel West responded. Miss Sadie Lee Holden next very humorously toasted " Our Recent Foe, the Greasy Pole " ; the pole did not respond. " The Adel- phians " were toasted by Miss Katherine Phillips and Miss Louise Howell; one of their members re- sponded. The toast to the College. " Service, " was offered by Miss Caroline Goforth, and was responded to by the College Physician, Dr. Anna M. Gove. Then followed toasts to " Cornelia, " charmingly of- fered by Miss Eleanore Elliott; " Our Friends, " Miss Alice Vaiden Williams; response by Mr. C. M. Waynick. " Our Honorary Members. " by Miss Wilma Green; response. Miss Mary Van Poole. The final toast, " America, " proposed by Miss Minnie Long, brought the banquet to a close, and the guests left the hall while the orchestra played " America. " JUNIOR CLASS RECEPTION Greensboro. N. C. April 4 — On Saturday evening. April the first, the Junior Class of the State Normal College received in honor of the Senior Class. The entire first floor of Students ' building was thrown into one big reception hall, which was tastefully dec- orated with large palms. After passing down the re- ceiving line, which was composed of Miss Winifred Beckwith. Mr. Berryman Green. Miss Tempe Boddie, Mr. John Seymour. Miss Emma King, lady princi- pal; Miss Melville Fort, instructor in art. the guests were ushered upstairs. Here a most delightful read- ing " The Courage of the Commonplace, " was given by Prof. J. H. Peele of Guilford College. Afterwards the guests were shown into the dining hall, where from nine-thirty until twelve a banquet was enjoyed. As the guests entered the hall, banks of palms met their eyes. An orchestra furnished music for the evening. The tables of the banquet hall were ar- ranged in diamond shape. In the center of each table was a gilt basket filled with violets, the Senior class flower. A large circular bed of violets lay in the center of the diamond, around which four Freshmen. Misses Rebecca Symmes. Mildred Thorpe, Mary Howell, and Eoline Everett, interpreted " The Mes- sage of the Violets " by a graceful aesthetic dance. The toastmistress for the evening was Miss Wini- fred Beckwith. president of the Junior Class, who presided with delightful dignity. The toasts were: To Friendship— Ruth Roth. To the Senior Class— Frances Morris. Miss Boddie. who is president of the Senior Class, responded with grace and dignity. To Our Chaperones — Norma Styron. To this toast. Miss Fort, an honorary member of the Junior Class, gave a very clever response. To Our Escorts — Kate Jones, Representing all of the escorts of the evening, Mr. J. G. Cowan responded most originally to the toast given them. To North Carolina— Lois Campbell. Mr. R. D. Douglas, father of the Senior class mas- cot, responded well, giving some of the noble ideals of all true North Carolinians. The occasion was one of the big social events of the college year and was greatly enjoyed by each guest. SOPHOMORES ENTERTAIN FRESHMEN •BABIES " ARE ALLOWED TO " STAY UP AT NIGHT " Greensboro, N. C, Nov. 5 — Last night in the Society Halls in the Students ' building, the Sophomore class of the State Normal College enter- esting manner. The hostesses had summoned to their aid all of the strange and fascinating creatures that dwell in the forest by night, with the result that the Realm of Night was faithfully and charmingly represented. Miss Mary Lathrop, president of the Class of ' 19, as Queen of Night, received the guests from a black-draped throne, after which they were invited by a troupe of realistic black bats to witness a dance of the moonbeams which was taking place in the Adelphian Hall. In time with the rising moon, a dozen graceful girls typified the shedding of her light over the whole forest with a rarely appro- priate dance. The Cornelian Hall was then the scene of weird and unhallowed rites performed by a band of witches gathered about a cauldron set over glowing coals. To break the spell of the witches, perhaps, the Sand- man next made his appearance, followed by two sleepy little children clutching their dolls and bed- room candles. True to his name, he scattered over his audience sand in the shape of bright-colored con- fetti. A troop of nine girls representing as many night- ingales that seemed unable to resist the charm of the revels longer, interested the visitors in a dance all their own. This was succeeded by a drill, in which a company of stars formed successively, while their mythological story was told, several of the con- stellations seen in the night skies. After the stars had twinkled away, the Lady of Dreams entered the hall, followed by a retinue of lavender poppies, who carried in their arms huge bunches of the dream- bringing blossoms, which they presented to the guests. The black bats then served a lavender ice course, after which, the festival ended, the Queen of Night took a gracious farewell of her visitors, and closed once more the portals of the Dark Kingdom. Tlteu.JjK " rr ANNUAL GALA NIGHT ' NORMAL AT THE Greensboro. N. C. Jan. 23— Last night the Normal College girls made merry at their annual college party. They entered into it with the spirit that. " In the mud and scum of things. There alway, aiway. something sings. ' and thus it always is when they emerge from the grime and toil of examinations, the " Waterloos of their existence, into the annual College party, which is an antidote as effective for mental ills as anti- toxin is for diphtheria. They go. as it were, to B ' rer Rabbit ' s laughin ' place, and there eat Br ' er Man ' s parched " goobers " and laugh and sing until they can ' t tell a 1 from a 6. One would think he had stepped into the midst of the " Canterbury Tales. " so motley a company had gathered together: Colonial dames, darkies of all sizes from the pickaninnies to the pwrtly mammies, gypsies, troubadours, witches; great movements there in person, such as. " Equal Suffrage. " and the prohibition platform; many of the best loved fairy tale characters, funny paper folk. Chinamen, ranch- men with sombreros and whips, here and there a " Flower of Old Japan. " no less a personage than Captain Kidd himself and many, many more. An unheard of treat was brought into their midst in the form of " movies. " in which some of the " most potent, grave, and reverend " instructors played prominent roles. There were also various phases of college life shown. Appropriate songs. " College Mine. " " A Box from Home, " " Vesper Night, " " Get Permission. " " Take Warning. " " Quarrantine. " " When the Grass Begins to Peep. " and " We Can ' t Let You Out. " were sung while the reels were being changed. The prizes for the most beautiful, best represented, best disguised, most comical and most appropriate costumes were then awarded and the prize song. " We Can ' t Let You Out " was announced. With unwilling feet the girls answered the sound of " taps " and made their way to their respective rooms, each one with the feeling that it was good to have been there. DR. FOUST ' S BIRTHDAY PARTY Greensboro. N. C. Nov. 24 — As a token of deep respect and love for their president, the student body of the State Normal College planned and exe- cuted last night a surprise birthday party in cele- bration of the fifty-first anniversary of his birth. Dr. Foust accepted an invitation to take supper with the students in the spacious dining room on that evening, and here he was given a real surprise. On the table at which Dr. Foust sat was a huge birthday cake with a large lighted candle in the center, and a similarly lighted candle was placed on each table. A pleasing feature of the supper was the singing by all of the classes of appropriately worded songs composed especially for the occasion. Mince pie and fried oysters, favorite dishes of the honor guest, were served. After the supper, groups of students acted out scenes from the childhood and youth of Dr. Foust, This acting was very cleverly done and elicited much applause. Afterwards, when the company had left the dining hall. Dr. Foust was presented with a handsome pair of gold cuff buttons from the student body. t «g J COLLEGE NIGHT CELEBRATED AT THE NORMAL Greensboro. N. C, Sept. 17 — Last night at eight o ' clock the students of the State Normal College held their annual College Night exercises in the auditorium of the Students ' building. The big audi- torium was full of those friends of the girls who usually wear austere looks to hide their real dispo- sitions, namely the faculty, but the major portion of the audience was made up of those who for the first time had torn themselves away from home and mother and. though amused for the time being, showed that they were hiding some secret sorrow from the world. Miss Ruth Kernodle. president of the Student Government Association, and Miss Louise Maddrey. president of the Young Women ' s Christian Associa- tion, welcomed the new students in behalf of their hostesses, the old students. Words of wisdom these which urged the girls to take math, (it is required) and not to take Greek (it is not required); to enter into all outside activities since one comes to college to get it all. but not to neglect one ' s work since that is the first big answer to the why of coming to Col- lege; to wait awhile to form one ' s friendships, bu to grin at everybody lest one be dubbed a crab; to join the Y. W. C. A. (this from Miss Maddrey); to mem- orize and carry out all injunctions as to conduct laid down in Handbook (this from Miss Kernodle). Having successfully passed through the foregoing period of necessary torture, the bewildered audience, after the College song was sung, were shown the stunts representative of the various phases of col- lege life as it is rumored to be. most of the appreci- ation coming from behind the footlights. Here right before the audience such girls as Katie Pridgen. Artelee Puett. Ouida Watson, and Jessie McKee were transformed from awe-inspiring lawbreakers to model grinds with wings. The Y. W. C. A. in three scenes of about ten minutes, took the new girls through the entire program of extraction, from the suitcase-carrying period to days of entertainment, and on to the great day when the individual dollar becomes a part of the Y. W. C. A. ' s Social Wealth. For the benefit of those who had never been to a ball game one was acted out that made such wild things as hockey tournaments seem about as excit- ing as a game of checkers. The shades of the gen- tlemen looking from the gilt frames on the wall must have been startled to see the things they saw; and could they have heard the noise inflicted on the audience by those twenty-five pairs of healthy lungs— but why deal in idle speculations? The work of the two societies was represented by a silent debate in which the Cornelians were upheld by Misses Long and Goforth. and the Adelphians by Misses Burns and BIythe. Because of the facial contortions of Miss Goforth and the graceful use of Miss Long ' s fan. the decision was rendered in favor of the Cornelians. The audience was in the dark as to the nature of the question, but the Adelphian " Yea " could not overcome the opposition of the Cornelian " Nay. " The judges were guided in their decision by the old adage, " Actions speak louder than Between the stunts Miss George ' s chorus sang enough parodies and original songs to make them- selves famous in a single night. After the stunts and songs were " Passed by the Students Bored of Censorship " — so ran the notice— the players and the played-to went downstairs where the Sophomores, dressed as little boys and girls, served ice cream and cake in college colors, yellow and white. The Sophomores. Juniors, and Seniors sang to the three hundred and thirty lavender and white Freshmen songs of wisdom, consolation, glad- ness and sorrow, the Seniors finishing the evening with — We were here last year And here the year before; Had to come back this year If we never come back any more. When we ' re here we are as happy as can be For we arc the Seniors of the Normal family. Juniors. Sophomores. Freshmen, too. Here ' s our love to all of you. Greetings from the White and Blue. Class of Nineteen Hundred Seventeen. " OMSeNSE MOW AND THEN- r BILLYS There are three kinds of Billys, two of which the most of us have been exposed to. We meet Billy number one soon after our arrival here. He is the Initiation host and feeds himself well from one year to the next, so that he may be able to do gracefully the Magnetic Dip and other varia- tions of " Pathetic Dancing. " Now he is through for this season and goes into winter quarters while his victims retreat from the battle- field with torn sashes, pale cheeks, and weak constitutions. The next Billy comes directly after the reign of terror, or in mathe- matical terms, the final tests. Very frequently his appearance is fol- lowed by a shower bath for those who are near the receiver. He, like some of his victims, has tired of the old way of spelling his name, and now he signs himself Billet-doux. To protect yourself from the Animal, build about you a fence of twelve hours of study to four of sleep. If you are anxious about the third Billy, I can tell you that he does not grow in the Normal Bronx. He is a rare, sensitive specimen that does not flourish in an abnormal atmosphere. Perhaps if you asked some young lady who knows all the angles and perpendicular lines in the parlor, she could identify his genus. I ' % . WHY THE FRESHMEN CAME TO COLLEGE Dim Murray To Laugh Eliza McEachern To Get Thin Lucile LeRoy Nobody Knows Margaret Overton To Learn to Flirt Rouss Hayes To Draw Pictures Florence Miller To Get a Diploma Carson Yates To Sing Edith Tucker To be Pretty Maggie Brown To Love and to be Loved Natalie Coffee To Cry Ruth Robinson To Dance Lydia Farmer To Talk Julia Montgomery To Borrow an Alarm Clock P y HAIRPINS Hairpins, like the poor, we have always with us. This is evident to even the most casual visitor to the Normal. For they are everywhere; they strew the walks, choke the grass, fill up the mud puddles, and punc- ture the tires of passing automobiles. We do not have time to wonder where all these hairpins come from, but for the benefit of the casual visitor an explanation might be given in this wise. A short downpour occurs during the two or three minutes immediately preceding breakfast. There is a cessation of about half an hour; after which, precipitation begins again and increases steadily until the intermission between the second and third periods. This is the flood tide; and after it is over the walk to the postofflce is strewn with debris. After this the downpour steadily becomes lighter, chiefly for lack of ma- terial, until by nightfall the rain is almost imperceptible. But, to take an utilitarian view of the subject, here is a splendid opportunity for one of those persons who delight in compiling unneces- sary figures. It would be a delightfully intricate problem to figure out just how many miles would be covered if all the hairpins on the Normal campus at a given time were placed end to end in a straight line. Surely some one will take this opportunity to distinguish herself. r SOME EXAMINATION QUESTIONS 1 . Outline the first six periods of English Literature, giving the name of each author, a sketch of his life, and a synopsis of his works. 2. Give word for word what the author says about " the Needs of Students " and " the Division of Labor. " 3. Express in your own words the result when a match is struck to impure H. What, how, and why? 4. Give the 43d word in the 2d paragraph on page 225 of Long ' s History of English Literature. 5. Which ought to be the front side of Spencer? Give nineteen reasons for your your answer. 6. Write from memory (1) Longfellow ' s " Hiawatha. " (2) Whittier ' s " Snowbound. " (3) Poe ' s " Raven. " (4) Stevenson ' s " Treasure Island. " 7. Write a description of not less than 1000 words on the sidewalk in front of Guil- ford Hall. 8. Write dates and substance of all the poems written by (1) Tennyson. (2) Wordsworth. (3) Browning. (4) Shakespeare. 9. Solve: ' !: " ■ j dx dy dz ' x 10. Give all of the political dates in Hazen, telling what took place on each, and why. 1 i . Calculate how many honors one girl may receive during a four-years course under the present point system. |5.g ' j$ POR USE BY FUTURE 6EWERAT 0I S ' li 0 WANT ADS WANTED: A pass mark on Physics — Juniors. FOR SALE: The Cut System— The Faculty. WANTED: More privileges — Seniors. WANTED: Somebody to sit in my chapel seat — Laurie Branch. TO LET: To any one desiring the means of becoming hilarious, I will loan my laugh for a fair consideration — Florine Boone. WANTED: A chance to do away with Prep, school— The Faculty. WANTED: Some chewing gum— Alice Marrow. (Note.— Left mine on the train last fall.) WANTED: A breath of freedom— Students. WANTED: A pair of tan shoes— Whole College. FOR RENT: Postoffice box 160. TO LET: Street clothes— Probationers. WANTED: A head binder — Sophomores. WANTED: A chance to break some rules — Eliza WANTED: Court plaster — Freshman Class. WANTED: A place to hide coal— Faculty. WANTED: An alarm clock-R. K. WANTED: A pair of crutches — Fanny Morris. WANTED: A long light chord— McB. Alexander TO LET: A speech— Ail Styron. WANTED: Men— Juniors and Seniors. Colli] A FALSE ALARM With the sound of Hght bell still ringing in her ears and drowsily mur- muring to herself, " report for— rehearsal— at— 6:30 " she fell asleep.— (Several hours have elapsed). She awoke with a start feeling that a bell which had just stopped ringing had waked her. " Oh, that must have been the 6:30 bell— and of all things to be late the very first morn- ing. " (Now, you must know. Dear Reader, that this little Freshman had been given a— speak it softly— very small part in a Literary Society play, and as this was her first ventuie she very naturally felt that the reputation of the Freshman class — nay, the whole society, rested upon her.) Meanwhile she had flung on her clothes and, without taking time to verify her conjecture by the clock, she fairly plunged out of the house. Hair, middy tie and shoestrings streamed, but what were such minor things at so important a moment? She thought as she sped down the walk it was strangely dark for 6:30 " but then it ' s always dark so much later in winter, " she thought. Arriving breathless at the society hall she was surprised at finding it dark and empty. Well, she need not have hurried so; maybe the old girls— " weren ' t they just precious? " -had been detained. She sat there in that dark room all alone, but happy in think- ing of how graciously she would assure the apologizing tardy ones that it was " perfectly all right. " But no one came. Gradually the glamour waned until with a sigh she left. A changed girl it was who returned to that room; righteous indigna- tion was expressed in every feature. She sat down on the edge of the bed to think it over— " mean old things " ; " poor kind of a joke " ; " some day they ' d " — she never finished it for her glance fell on the clock and IT WAS 4:30 ! With one grunt of disgust she slipped into bed— clothes, shoes and all ! x ONE ON YOU Freshman (to another Freshman on returning from Hygiene exam.): " Under what head did you put colds? " Other Freshman: " Oh! I put that under confectious diseases. " New girl: " I ' m not afraid of taking measles. I ' ve had it before. " Old girl: " That ' s nothing. I ' ve had prep, algebra before. " Professor (on Junior History): " Girls, you are going through life with closed eyes. " Voice from rear: " With closed books, you mean. " Freshman, wishing to buy some solidified alcohol: " Mr. Lewis, please give me three boxes of petrified gasoline. " Professor of Physics: " What is a vacuum? " Junior: " I have it in my head, but cannot get it out. " Junior (to Freshman): " Have you ever taken chloroform? " Freshman: " No: who teaches it? " Training School child: " I don ' t want to come to school any more. " Senior: " Why don ' t you want to come? " Pupil: " I can ' t learn how to spell; you keep changing the words on me. " A little Training School girl who had been told to bring to school an essay of two hundred and fifty words on the bicycle, wrote the following: " My auntie has a bicycle. One day she went out for a ride. When she got about a mile from home, her dress caught in the chain and threw her off and broke her wheel. I guess this is about fifty words, and my auntie used the other two hundred words while carrying her bicycle home. " Professor: " This species of plant belongs to the azalea family. " Aspiring Freshman: " Oh, yes, I see. You are taking care of it for them while they are away. " English Teacher: " What tense do I use when I say, " I was beautiful? " Smart student: " Remotest Past. " ' t OFFICIAL ACCOUNT OF ANNUAL BOARD Binding $ .25 Cuts .03 Car tickets 300.00 Elbow grease, 2 lbs. .02 Exercise of gray matter, one headache .04 Envelopes .05 Excessive use of electricity and heat 400. 00 Hoarseness caused by making announcements in dining room, 3000 cough drops 500 00 Ink 275.50 Paper 100.10 Postage .15 Pencils .03 Pen points 350. 00 Pencil sharpeners 25. 99 Note books .03 The replacing of Eustler ' s cameras broken in taking Senior pictures 99.49 Study hours used by the board (20 billet doux) .03 Use of telephone 450. 00 Worry 400.06 Total $2,491.77 r i ' AUNT MANDY ' S " GIFT TO THE SENIORS Dear Seanyears of the Class of 1917. I give you these cakes as a token of my love. And hope at the end we will all meet above. You all have been so nice and kind too me. So 1 can not do anything else but too love you, I see. The time will soon come that your faces I will not see. And they certainly will be missed very much by me. I hope you all will eat these cakes and enjoy yourself once moor. And if eny of you need eny help just nock on my door. So good by to you all; I wish you a happy success and a long life. Do not stop rite hear, but go onward and upward. And at last win the crown of the Eternal life. ANT AMANDA RHOADS. p y WILSON ELECTED BY NORMAL STUDENTS Young Women Had Campaign and Elec- tion Yesterday Afternoon on College Campus VOTED IN BY A BIG MAJORITY Greensboro. N. C. Nov. 5 — " He kept us out of the war " helped to elect Wilson by a large majority in the voting of the students of the State Normal College yesterday. The large body of young women of the State assembled here. 725 of them, had dem- onstrations on the campus yesterday for both Demo- cratic and Republican candidates and also a suffrage demonstration. Contrary to the procedure of mere men, the campaign speeches were made after the voting. The vote for Wilson was 538, and for Hughes, 67. The first event of election day as celebrated by the student body was a great parade with political banners flying. As the paraders crossed the Walker Avenue bridge they dropped their tickets in a clothes basket. At Curry court there was a joint debate; Miss Margaret Blythe, Miss Carrie Goforth and Miss McBride Alexander were the speakers for the Demo- crats, and for the Republicans. Miss Frances Al- bright. Miss Estelle Dillon, and Miss Gladys Em- The young ladies proved that they are little dif- ferent from mere men in their attitude toward po- litical speeches, for when one Democratic speaker cried out that Republicanism stands for a " return to the repulsive rule of Roo paused in her alliteration for again " and promises — " so supplied " resurrection. " Leaders of the Democrat parade were Miss Ruth Ke forth, Miss Margaret Blythe and Miss McBride Alexander; and the leaders for the Republicans were Miss Estelle Dillon, Miss Meade Seawell and Miss Frances Albright. velt and Root, " and reath before beginning e one in the audience line of march in the odle. Miss Carrie Go- QUALIFICATIONS The Commonwealth of North Carolina does hereby state and set down the following QUALIFICATIONS FOR VOTERS Age— Shall not be greater than Uncle William ' s nor less than the Gibson twins. Color — Shall be between a pastel and a pea green. Sex — Shall be female. Education — Shall include as much math, as Eliza Collins knows and shall furnish discrimina- tion enough to distinguish between a 1 and a 6. Physical Requirements: Physique— Shall have stood Dr. Gove ' s ortho- pedic examination. Height— Shall be between 7 feet and 36 inches. Weight— Shall be less than 300 pounds. Strength— Shall be sufficient for carrying a ballot. NOTICE TO VOTERS Foregoing qualifications were drawn up and agreed upon on this the 7th day of November in the year of our Lord 1916. said qualifications being desired and agreed upon by a joint council of Republicans and Democrats. (Signed) RUTH KERNODLE. Notifier ex officio. Republican Leader r A FRESHMAN ' S DREAM When Solfeggio is over and English 1 is done. When Biology is finished and " Trig. " its course has run. We shall rest, and faith! we shall need to Live gay for a month or two. Till the lure of the Normal College shall call us to work anew. And those who have worked shall be happy, by no conditions bound. With Freshman work all finished well stand firm on Sophomore ground; And wonderful heights we shall attain, in studies and basketball (For this awful year behind us we ' ll have no troubles at all !) And the teachers all shall praise us. and no one ever blame. Till each in the pride of learning all ignorance shall hate. And 1920 shall find us ready to graduate! OFALL SAD WORDS OF TONGUE AND PEN THE SADDEST ARE ' WORLD WITHOUTMEN ' ' t " w FAMILIAR SCENES SIGNING THE CONTRACT A CAROLINIAN BOARD MEETING note: MISS KENNETTE 15 RCALLY RETFERRI NC TO THE WORK tJOT J THE CANDY. THE CANDY I S A PRESENT FROM OR. SMITH. QUi!y) 11l« .I K Mr ' M =- U ilL tfrw WFKKI.Y BE CEPTIOW PLEASE CAuLTo SEE ME AT YOUR FIRST VACA NT PERIOD VHEDNESDA) ' NkO«.N NG- TVv,a - io -r fVv.oo-.-i_ STATE Normal College Greensboro, N. C. Piano Recital BY MrSS ETHEL LESINSK State Normal co, , iRUSiNsymoNyHfts MADE Mum HISWI I Orchestra, With Lada aJid Mis Cone, Gave Greensboro Music Lovers Unique Pleasure ASSISTED " S ' -HUR LOESSER NOAV EVENING, " POWELL OCTOBER 9. 19,6 PROGRAM SPLENDID ORGANIZATION! STATE NORMAL COLLErr SONG RECITAL STATE NORMAL COLLEGE DEPARTMENT OF mJsIS Seventy-Ninth Pupils ' Recital T JMT SENIOR PRIVILEGES 1. To walk off campus from 7:30 a. m. to 8:00 a. m., north, east, south or west, as far as Teague House. 2. To go down town as many as three times per week provided they wear large hats pulled over their faces in such a way that they do not attract attention. 3. If as many as three feel religiously inclined they may attend evening services at down town churches if they promise to sit on the front seats. 4. To walk in the park during meditation hour in the early spring and late fall if they carry umbrellas, wear high shoes, long coats, hats, and sit on rocks only. 5. No one is to go alone in the park. She must take either Shakespeare or Virgil with her. 6. To spend all week-ends out of town. 7. To take not less than four Sunday night suppers per month with town friends. 8. Each Senior to have not more than four quiet young men at one meal in the dining room. 9. To sit at the head of the table in the dining room if a Fresh- man does not get there first. 10. To have a Senior sitting room, provided it is not more than 2x4. 11. To have class wrangles anywhere and any time during study hour. 12. To go to moving pictures when Charlie Chaplin is on. 13. To go to not more than two plays per year if enough chap- erones are procured. 14. To take all meals at the " Hennessee " if they have money to pay for them. 15. To gossip in the library two nights per week. ' " % f, Z ' OUR BURDENED PRESIDENT Name fouJi giJt , .fc-J You are requested to present yourself before tlie Students ' _iA KJv V .Lt OOV; _ Presid Wt HAVE YOU HEARD THESE? " Your next problem is . " " I see. " " One would assume. " " Take it back, and declare you never said it. " " And any number of things like that. " " If you please. " " Isn ' t that so . " " I see no reason why you shouldn ' t. " " What ' s your trouble? " " The average student . " " Never, Never, Never. " " In the name of Common Sense. " " Supposing . " " Go gleaning in the fields like Ruth of old . " " Well You ' re all failing . " ' Sawdust . ' ' " Open your mouth, just so . " " We ' ll sing the fust and last vuses . " ' Now if you would only wear your overshoes. " " Put your whole soul into it. " " Young woman . " " Girls, I would do my best . " ' That reminds me of an experience I had . " ' It has always been our custom to be perfectly frank with the students. ' ' I think you feel right away that is not very pleasing . " ' From a literary standpoint . " ' In other words . " ' Students in Spencer building will . " ' Expeditious. " •r THINGS THAT WE KNOW 1. We know that the Junior class is the brightest, wittiest, and most beautiful class in College. 2. We know that evergreen trees are green all the year round. 3. We know that red ink hurts our eyes. 4. We know that there is a man in the moon though some folks think there is a woman in it. 5. We know that all the dignity is centered in the Senior class. 6. We know that when we meet a young gentleman in the street we must pass him calmly by with a solemn expression and eyes bent downward. 7. We know and we know that we know that the Normal girls re- elected Wilson President. 8. We know that the alarm clock is a terror. 9. We know that calls to the laundry are the bane of our exist- ence. 10. We know that we never let note-books get behind. 1 1 . We know positively that Carolina beat Virginia in football on Thanksgiving. 12. We know that we are the most athletic class in college. 13. We know and we know that we know about one-half as much as the Sophomores think we know; and when we are Seniors we will tell you some more things we know. (Signed) JUNIOR CLASS. CAMPUS VIEWS p - - CHIEF ' MUM " AND HER STAFF APPRECIATION The Board of Editors wishes to express its grateful ap- preciation to the Faculty Advisory Board for the very valu- able advice and assistance given during the making of this book. It was their aid and co-operation that made THE CAROLINIAN possible. T E END " So Nice and Fresh and Cool " A Vassar girl, writing home, said : ' ' We are going to have a Hallowe ' en spread here Fr: night, and Orange Jell-O is to be served for the dessert. a.,y j£LL°0 is so different from fudge and giug-ersnaps and the other things we eat all the time — so nice and fresh and cool to relieve the monotonj-. " There are seven j ure fruit flavors of Jcll-O : Strawberry ' , Raspberry, Lemon, Orange, CheiTv, Peach, Chocolate. liach 10 cents at anj- gro- cer ' s. Little folders in Jcll-O packages contain all the insti-uctions anj-one needs in making the " niade-in-a-minute " Jell-O dainties, but we .shall be glad to send j-ou the fine new Jcll-O Book if you will favor us with 5 ' our address. THE GENESEE PURE FOOD COMPANY. Le Roy, N. Y. Fresh Gut Flowers ROSES, VALLEY, VIOLETS CARNATIONS CHRYSANTHEMUMS IN SEASON Visit the greenhouses at Pomona and see them growing T)ECORATIONS A SPECIALTY WRITE US ABOUT YOUR WEDDING FLOWERS ASK FOR BOOKLET SATISFACTION GUARANTEED VAN LINDLEY COMPANY FLORISTS No. 115 SOUTH ELM STREET GREENSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA We make only Better Grade Photographs The Eutsler Studio R K DAVENPORT Sole Proprietor e Official Photographer to the " Carolinian " i}tMovtii Carolina tatei ormal anb Snbugtrial College Culture, Scholarship, Service, Self-Support offers to women a liberal education, equipment for service, professional training for remunerative em- ployment. Well planned courses leading to degrees in Art, Science, Pedagogy, Music and Household Economics. Special courses in Pedagogy, Manual Arts, Domestic Science, Household Art and Economics, Music, and Commercial Branches Teachers and graduates of other colleges provided for in both regular and special courses. Equipment modern, including Furnished Dormitories, Library, Labora- tories, Literary Society Halls, Gymna- sium, Music Rooms, Teachers ' Training School, Infirmary, Model Laundry, Cen- tral Heating Plant, and Open-Air Recreation Grounds. Dormitories Fur- nished by the State. Board at Actual Cost. Tuition Free to Those Who Pledge Themselves to Become Teachers THE REGULAR SESSION OPENS IN SEPTEMBER The Summer Session Will Open in June for Catalog and other information A ddress JULIUS I. FOUST, President GREENSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA Quality Plus Style and Fit are the three essentials to be found in OHCO Col- lege Sweater Coats. These sweaters are knit from the best of yarns and as fast a color as it is now possible to secure. All OHCO sweaters, either shaker, jumbo, or other knits, embody all the latest features, thus giving distinctiveness to the wearer. OHCO Sweater Coats have reinforced shoulders, shaped auto collars, and knit-in pockets, the whole constructed so as to retain their shape. ODELL HARDWARE COMPANY GREENSBORO, N. C. Edwards Broughton Printing Company Raleigh, North Carolina printers, ublisifjers! anb tationerg ENGRAVED WEDDING INVITATIONS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS; VISITING CARDS AND FINE MONOGRAMMED STATIONERY THE ONLY COMPLETELY EQUIPPED STEEL DIE AND COPPER PLATE ENGRAVING PLANT IN NORTH CAROLINA Steel and Copper Plate Engravers Manufacturers of Blank Books and Loose Leaf Systems of All Kinds This Annual is a Sample of Our Work High Class Printing ' " - " ' ' - ' " " " " ues. Booklets, Invitations Stationery and Menus HALFTONES AND ETCHINGS CORRESPONDENCE INVITED EVERY DAY PRICES DAY AFTER DAY SERVICE is the real test of a store By our day-after-day service we would have you measure MEYER ' S. Keeping out unworthy goods is a part of it— we feel that people must KNOW they can rely on MEYER ' S. Careful observers, trained to note such things, tell us also that day after day, and throughout the stocks, MEYER ' S prices are the lowest in the city. We try to make them so, but we do it by sound merchandising and through the purchasing power of the store — for we are not mere price cutters. COLUMBIA LADIES ' GYMNASIUM SUITS The Apparel of Excellence Hygienically Made A DESERVING NATIONAL FAVORITE COLUMBIA GYMNASIUM SUIT CO. Actual Makers BOSTON, MASS. We Invite You to Visit Our Store Where you will always find a well selected stock of FASHIONABLE FOOTWEAR AT POPULAR PRICES EXPERIENCED SHOE MAN TO FIT YOU DONNELL MOORE SHOE COMPANY 216 South Elm Street, GREENSBORO. N. C. You ought to be in DOBSON- SILLS SHOES They make feet look different Dixie Cigar Company Greensboro, N. C. Exclusive Wholesale Cigars and Tobaccos El-Rees-So " 44 " Insurgents Ellis, Stone Co. WOMEN ' S AND MISSES ' SUITS thai arc HIGH CLASS without HIGH PRICES Ellis, Stone Co. 22t)-22,S South Elm Street GREENSBORO, N. C. Jos. J. Stone Co. PRINTERS and BINDERS Steel Die and Copper Plate Printers 10-112 East Sycamore Street Greensboro. N. C. THE I5I5 Always Worth While Photoplays of Quality Seven-Piece Orchestra iM. MANNIX Conductor THE BIJOU GREENSBORO ' S MOST POPULAR THEATRE Showing the World ' s Best Photo-Plays ORCHESTRA SUPERB PAY US A VISIT CHRISTOPHER ENGRAVING CO. (IN-C(. lU ' nUATED) DESIGNERS ENGRAVERS HALFTONES and LINE ETCHINGS IN ONE OR MORE COLORS EMBOSSING DIES RICHMOND, VlKCilNlA EVERYBODY BUYS PIANOS = FROM FRAZIER This time-honored house sells the four oldest pianos known in history of the world. The name FRAZIER is a guar- antee of satisfaction to you in the piano you purchase from them. You are al- ways welcome at the house of Frazier Frazier Piano Co. The Largest and Oldest Piano House in this Territory GREENSBORO. N. C. Ladies and Friends of the College While you are down town shopping, or on a visit, you are specially invited to take your lunch or a full meal at our cafe. Private tables and dining-room always prepared for ladies. COME TO SEE US The Hennessee Cafe J. R. DOXNELL, Proprietor 342 South E!m Street The Piedmont Theatre Home of Refined Musical Comedy and Vaudeville Miniature Musical Shows and Moving Pictures Three Shows Daily Monday Changing Program Wednesdatj Friday All Style Shoes for Ladies All the Latest Styles SPECIAL DISCOUNT to NORMAL STUDENTS Fordham-Brown Shoe Company 118 WEST MARKET STREET GREENSBORO, N. C. Schiffman Jewelry Company Opposite McAdoo Hotel A large stock of reliable Bracelet- Watches at Special Prices to Stu- dents. College Jewelry, Diamonds and Silverware. Licensed Opticians Greensboro ' s Main Drug Stores The Stores That Appreciate Your Business Are Fariss-Klutz Drug Co. We are Exclusive Agents for HUYLER ' S CANDIES REXALL REMEDIES EASTMAN KODAKS AND SUPPLIES If it is kept in any drug store they have it — the price is never too high. ' ■On the Square " You Will Find Greensboro Drug Co. Where every customer gets what she wants. They carry the best assort- ment of Toilet Articles in the city. Their Fountain Drinks and Ice Cream Cannot be Surpassed Miss Nellie Fowler EXCLUSIVE MILLINERY 10 per cent discount to all college students 116 W. Market St. GREENSBORO, N. C. The Hodgin Co. Telephone 777 Food Products and Feed Greensboro, North Carolina MATHESON REAL ESTATE CO. J. A. MATHESOX Manager Benbow Arcade Phone 157 Howerton ' s Drug Store Prescription Druggists Guilford Hotel Corner Phones 46 and 47 Greensboro, N. C. Agents Norris ' Candies WILLS BOOK AND STATIONERY CO. 206 South Elm Street GREENSBORO. N. C. Booksellers Stationers Office Outfitters WE FRAME PICTURES E M. BASS LADIES- TAILOR CLEANING AND PRESSING 211 1-2 S ELM STREET TELEPH 3NE 1861 GREENSBORO. N. C Broadway Cafe The Most Sanitary Cafe in the City PROMPT AND QUIET SERVICE Caters Especially to College People GREENSBORO, N. C. For the Latest in frOOTWEAR at Prices that are Right THIS IS HEADQUARTERS COBLE AND MEBANE SHOE CO. Soutli Elin St. GKKE 8BORO. N. C. LEVY ' S Steam-Cleaning, Pressing and Dyeing Establishment Special Prices for College Girls Specialties on Light or Evening Gowns MOSES M. LEVY PROPRIETOR Over Patterson Bros. ' Grooor} ' Store PomonaTerra-Cotta Company PO.MOXA, NORTH CAROLINA Terra - Cotta Sewer and Culvert Pipe, Flue Liners, Hollow Building Tile and other clay products Annual Capacity 2,500 Car-Lo:ids Dick ' s Laundry Co High-Class Launderers and Dry Cleaners 111 WEST MARKET STREET .me n rr 72 GREENSBORO, N. C. S. L. Gilmer ■ Co. THE LADIES ' STORE GLOVES. CORSETS COATS, AND COAT SUITS S. L. Gilmer 6- Co. A GOOD PLACE TO DO YOUR BANKING The American Exchange National Bank GREENSBORO. N. C, H. Weil Bros. WOMEN ' S and MISSES ' Suits THAT ARE HIGH-CLASS WITHOUT HIGH PRICES H. WEIL £r BROS. GOLDSBORO, N C, IF There is a firm doing business in Greensboro or High Point that will appreciate YOUK BUSINESS IT IS US Give US your business in our line, and YOU will be satisfied and WE will be happy Phones: GREENSBORO. 1822, 1823, 1824 HIGH POINT Both Phones 109 ARCTIC ICE AND COAL COMPANY ARCTIC ICE CREAM COMPANY fVe Sell Heinx ' s and Libb y ' s Good s RALLS BROS. " ThB Sanitary Store " Dealers in Nice Fruits and Candies Phones 2200 and 2201 1005 Spring Garden St. GREENSBORO, N.C. J. C. Cheek Company OFFICE EQUIPMENT Printing and Engraving Piedmont Theatre GREENSBORO NORMAL GIRLS ' POPULAR STORE All Kinds of Nice Fruits and Candies V. C. LEWIS VVF, DO GENUINE French Cleaning and Sample Dyeing We Solicit Your Patronage COLUMBIA LAUNDRY CO. TIE liimisoN nmm go. INCORPORATED PRINTERS, BINDERS RULERS OFFICE SUPPLIES Greensboro, North Carolina B. B. BR.A.ND i PURE CREAM KISSES Gate City Candy Co. 33 1 S. Elm Street CALL AT THE RETREAT GREENSBORO BOOK COMPANY Books, Stationery and Office Supplies snc S6S lis South Elm Street MISS SELMA LAMB COMPANY Exclusive Millinery 10 Per Cent Discount to Normal Students The Quality Shop W. F. FRASER, Manager LADIES ' READY-TO-WEAR 222 South Elm Street Phone 2377 GREENSBORO, N. C. R. C. BERNAU WATCHMAKER MANUFACTURING JEWELER Kodaks, Developing and Printing Glasses Fitted Class Pins and Medals made to order GREENSBORO. N. C. THE GREENSBORO NATIONAL BANK GREENSBORO, N. C CAPITAL AND SURPLUS. $140,000.00 BERBERT ' S DELICATESSEN FANCY GROCERY 21 North Elm Street Phone 237 ' GREENSBORO, N. C. Pike Bro. Shoe Shop SHOE REPAIRING r Walker Avenue and Tate h NEAR COLLEGE DR. C. T. LIPSCOMB DENTIST OFFICE OPPOSITE MEYERS PHONE 793 RESIDENCE 1399 GREENSBORO, N. C. Huntley-Stockton-Hill Co. FURNITURE UNDERTAKING 110-116 North Elm Street Greensboro North Carolina c. w. BANNER, M.D. BANNER BUILDING GREENSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA PRA TICE LIMITED TO TH E EYE, EAR NOSE AND THROAT 0. .C.HO -{:::m P M GAS LIGHT AND FUEL ELECTRIC LIGHT AND POWER SPECIAL CARS fOR TROUEY PARTIES North Carolina Public Service Company Beall Hardware and Implement Company CiREENSBORO, X. C. HEADQUARTERS FOR PAINT OF ALL KINDS ' ALL KINDS OF PAINT We are always glad to welcome the College Girls to our store Conyers ' Drug Store RALPH J. SVInLK.S, m. nug., Phuncs 1923-1924 Near Depot nUEEN BORO, . c. Misses Lewis and Andrews MILLINERY STORE ALL THE LATEST CREATIONS Ten Per Cent Off to All Normiil Girls lOS West Washington Street GREENSBORO, N. C. OLYMPIA CANDY KITCHEN COMPLETE Line of confectioneries CLEANLINESS I GKEENSnOKO. N. C. North Carolina College of Agriculture and Engineering ST RALEIGH. N. C. Courses in Agriculture, Chemistry, Engineering and Textile Industry E. B. OWEN. Regi IT PAYS TO ATTEND A GOOD SCHOOL E H NORM N Pki hem Bmtimore Blsinf s Colli (.p DRS. REAVES REAVES Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat Infirmary GREENSBORO, X. G. West Sycamore Street Phone 30 W. PERRY REA -ES, M. D. ( ' HAS. R. REAVES, M.D. The Hirshberg Company Glendale Line Stationery and Druggists ' Sundries 13, 15. 17 Nelson St., ATLANTA. GA. " Honesty is the best policy J. L. ARMFIELD General Agent MARYLAND UrNNSURANCE COMPANY OF BALTIMORE Banner Building. GREENSBORO. N. C. Greensboro Music Co. Everything Musical Pianos Vidrolas Sheet Music w Bw Records FRANK IVI. HOOD, Greensboro, N. C. Guilford Insurance Realty Co. Insurance Real Estate 109 E. Market St. Phono ;!12 GREENSBORO, N. ( ' . DR. J. W. TAYLOR SPECIALIST IN FITTING GLASSES EXAMINATIONS WITHOUT -DROPS " 5th floor banner BUILC PHONE 1334 mi tjf f


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